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Record Fire Deaths, Dismantling Obamacare

Friday, October 13, 2017

Wildfire: Thirty-nine people are confirmed dead in the Northern California wildfires, breaking the 1933 state record of 29 killed in the great Griffith Park fire in Los Angeles. Vast areas are in a smoky haze hovering over ruins as the …

17 Dead in Wildfires, Weinstein Re-written

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wildfire: Seventeen people are confirmed dead and hundreds are reported missing in California wildfires that have consumed entire neighborhoods and burned as much as 100,000 acres of land. Rep. Mike Thompson, a Napa Democrat, said, “It’s devastating. I fully expect …

A Corker of a Twitter Fight

Monday, October 9, 2017

Callout: President Trump engaged in a public Twitter fight with Tennessee’s Republican Sen. Bob Corker, who recently announced he’ll retire at the end of his term in January, 2019. Trump blames Corker for his own and the party’s political failures …

Trump Threatens War, Nate Makes Landfall

Sunday, October 8, 2017

The Golf War: Golfing in New Jersey yesterday, President Trump once again threatened war with North Korea. “Presidents and their administrations have been talking to North Korea for 25 years, agreements made and massive amounts of money paid,” Trump tweeted …

The Coming Storm, Religious Freedom

Saturday, October 7, 2017

The Coming Storm:  The White House is deflecting about what the president meant Thursday night when he alluded to imminent military action just before a dinner with a table full of generals. Trump ominously quipped to reporters asking, “You guys …

NRA Gives an Inch, The Casting Couch

Friday, October 6, 2017

The Gun Beat: In a surprising announcement from the organization that has fought gun control and regulation at every level, the National Rifle Association gave an inch and announced that bump stocks, which allow an  assault rifle to fire in …

Kind Caring Man, He’s No Moron

Thursday, October 5, 2017

What Happens in Vegas.  The girlfriend of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock issued a statement yesterday saying she had no idea her boyfriend had violent intentions. Marilou Danley said, “I knew Stephen Paddock as a kind, caring, quiet man.” She’s …

Trump Praises Self in PR, 49 Legal Guns

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Insert Foot: At a meeting with officials in Puerto Rico yesterday, President Trump said they should be proud that Hurricane Maria caused only 16 deaths, unlike “in a real catastrophe” like Hurricane Katrina. Puerto Rico is flattened and disabled, but …

59 Dead and 517 Injured, Tom Petty at 66

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Mass Murder: The numbers coming out of Las Vegas are stunning. Fifty-nine people are dead and 527 injured or wounded after a  shooter sprayed a concert crowd of thousands with machine gun fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay …

Las Vegas: Worst Mass Shooting in US

Monday, October 2, 2017

Mass Shooting: At least 50 people are dead and 200 wounded in a gun attack at an outdoor concert in Las Vegas, making it the worst mass shooting in US history. About 40,000 people were gathered on the Las Vegas …