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Trump: Will Accept Results if I Win

Friday, October 21, 2016

E Minus 18:  Donald Trump yesterday continued his assault on the reliability of the November election. “I would like to promise and pledge to all of my voters and supporters, and to all of the people of the United States, …

What Happened in Vegas, ISIS Leaders Bolt

Thursday, October 20, 2016

E Minus 19: This is what happened in Vegas. Donald Trump shocked the political world again, saying during the final presidential debate that he might not accept the results of the election if he loses. “I will look at it …

“Stop Whining,” Calling Bob Dylan

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

E Minus 20: In a rare personal remark by a sitting president about a candidate running to succeed him, President Obama said Donald Trump should “stop whining and go try to make his case to get votes.” After days of …

Hillary in Red, Melania and Billy

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

E Minus 21: Seeing vulnerability even in some traditionally Republican states, Hillary Clinton is sending in troops to try to tip the balance in her favor. She has advanced from just winning to handing Donald Trump and the Republicans a …

Assault on Mosul, Fraud and Bias

Monday, October 17, 2016

Permawar: Kurdish and Iraqi troops overnight began their assault to re-take the city of Mosul from the Islamic State, which has held the city since 2014. The Iraqis operating with the backing of American troops and aircraft have moved in …

Trump Wants Drugs Tests, Quiet Hillary

Sunday, October 16, 2016

E Minus 23:  Speaking in Portsmouth, NH, yesterday, Donald Trump said he and Hillary Clinton should take a drug test before the next debate, and suggested that Clinton may have taken something before their last encounter.  Without any evidence to …

More Women Accuse, Rum and Cigars

Saturday, October 15, 2016

E Minus 24: The issue is Donald Trump. As more women have come forward to say that Trump kissed and groped them against their will, the Republican presidential candidate has continued to claim they are liars and not that good …

Times Welcomes Suit, Don’t Mess With Michelle

Friday, October 14, 2016

E Minus 25: Donald Trump struck back yesterday, accusing The NY Times of making up its story about two women who say he sexually assaulted them, and calling the women “horrible, horrible liars.” He also denied an incident described by …

Nobel to Bob Dylan, Trump “Like an Octopus”

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Like a Rolling Stone: The Nobel Prize for literature has been awarded to the enigmatic singer/songwriter Bob Dylan, who in the 1960s was considered the voice of his generation. The Nobel citation says the award is “for having created new …

Trump “shackles off,” The Russia Connection

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

E Minus 27: One day after losing the public support of Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan, Donald Trump was whining that it was “hard to do well” without the backing of his own party, but also crowing that he’s been …