Tag Archives: Donald Trump

Hillary Hits Hard, Faint Endorsement

Friday, June 3, 2016

Foreign to Policy: As emotions heat up, Anti-Trump protesters clashed with the candidate’s supporters in San Jose last night. Punches were thrown and a little blood spilled. Police broke up several big fights. Earlier in the day in California, in …

Fight Over Fallujah, Golden State Miracle

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Permawar: The ground war against the Islamic State in Iraq is gathering momentum. Iraqi forces are pressing to take back the city of Fallujah, which has been held by the Islamic State for the past two years. Several militias have …

Frustrated, Helpless, and Angry, Dilbert Predicts

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Public Opinion: The majority of Americans are feeling frustrated, helpless, and angry about the presidential election, according to a poll by the Associated Press and the National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago. Seventy percent say they are …

Guns for Vietnam, Not a Normal Candidate

Monday, May 23, 2016

Vietnam War Ends: President Obama announced overnight in Vietnam that the US is ending its ban on selling American weapons to that country. It’s a move against China, which has been bullying other countries in the region. “This change will …

Drone Hits Taliban Mullah, Cabin Smoke

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Zapped: The leader of the Taliban, Mullah Akhtar Mansour, is believed to have been killed in a drone strike along the Afghanistan/Pakistan border, according to the Pentagon. The US military is still trying to verify that he is dead, but …

Trump Sits With Kelly, Supremes Split Again

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Circus, Circus: Hillary Clinton faces tight races again today in the Kentucky and Oregon primaries. She may not be able to advance her delegate lead. Bernie Sanders already won two primaries this month. Fox News host Megyn Kelly, who’s been …

Republican Summit Today, Friday Night Lights

Thursday, May 12, 2016

The Circus: Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan are scheduled to meet today with other Republican leaders to see if they can agree and cooperate on what the party and its presidential candidate stand for. Ryan said yesterday, “We …

Ted’s Last Stand, Puerto Rico Defaults

Monday, May 2, 2016

Ted Talks: Just one day from the crucial Indiana primary, Ted Cruz could be in more trouble than he can talk his way out of in 24 hours. “The eyes of the entire country now rest on Indiana,” Cruz said. …

Cruz or Brussels Sprouts, Thrown for Loss

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Hoosiers: Indiana’s conservative Gov. Mike Pence gave Ted Cruz a tepid endorsement for president, just days before the state’s primary. Pence said, “I’m not against anybody, but I will be voting for Ted Cruz.” One of CNN’s analysts said, “I’ve …

Trump Presumps, The “Straight” State

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

The Numbers: After sweeping five northeastern Republican primaries yesterday, Donald Trump said, “I consider myself the presumptive nominee.” The billionaire businessman won Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island by margins between 58 and 64 percent, but he’s still short …