In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


White House Briefly Evacuated for a “Fire Drill”

The alarms went off as the House Judiciary Committee considers impeachment. I suspect it was an accident. Never heard of a fire drill at the WH before. Here is some video of the press pretending to be calm while exiting the building. They didn’t know it was a drill, or an error.

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Trump Ditches Press Conference and Headed Home After NATO Allies Mock Him

European leaders, led by Canada’s Justin Trudeau, laughed behind his back. Bad idea. According to the Washington Examiner: President Trump cut short his attendance at a NATO leaders’ meeting on Wednesday afternoon, canceling a planned press conference after other leaders were caught on camera giggling about his extended question-and-answer sessions with journalists. Instead, Trump tweeted that after two successful days, his meetings with Denmark and Italy would

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Trump Just Using Impeachment Hearings as a Warm-Up Act for Reelection

President Trump is playing the Democrats quite nicely, and the result is that the hearings have only solidified his support. Democrats have moved the needle not one bit, and things are only going to get worse for them. From an opinion piece I have running today on the NBC News website: The public phase of the House impeachment proceedings, which President Donald Trump’s critics predicted would

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