Tag Archives: North Korea

Fire and Not So Furious, Finger Pointing

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Fire and Fury:  Some senior American officials are trying to play down President Trump’s inflammatory remarks about North Korea. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he sees no reason to believe war with North Korea is imminent. “I think Americans …

Base Politics, Pence Angry with Times

Monday, August 7, 2017

Base Politics: President Trump was up on Twitter this morning to convince the nation that he’s just as popular as ever. “The Trump base is far bigger & stronger than ever before (despite some phony Fake News polling). Look at …

“Major Conflict,” Healthcare Fails Again

Friday, April 28, 2017

It’s Scary: President Trump told an interviewer from Reuters that the US could have a “major conflict” with North Korea if it conducts another nuclear test. “There is a chance that we could end up having a major, major conflict …

Former NFL Star a Suicide, Near Miss

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Breaking: Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez, who was serving a life sentence for murder, hanged himself with a bed sheet in his prison cell overnight. He was just 27. Hernandez was convicted of murdering a friend in 2013. Just …

No Gay, No Play; Hillary and Health

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

No Gay, No Play: The NCAA announced that it is removing all championship athletic events from North Carolina in the 2016-17 season because of the state’s new laws that allow discrimination against people who are gay, lesbian and generally sexually …

Trump Goes South

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Borderline: Donald Trump, who has been insulting Mexico for a year, says he’s flying today to Mexico City to meet with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto just hours before he is supposed to deliver a major speech clarifying his policy …

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 …

Obama to Name Supreme, Rubio Out

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Advice and Dissent: President Obama is expected to announce his Supreme Court nominee today and begin the challenge to Republican leaders who say they won’t even consider a candidate. In an effort to make refusal difficult, the nominee is likely …

Race Matters, Einstein Was Right

Friday, February 12, 2016

It’s Political: Hillary Clinton went straight for the minority vote in last night’s debate with Bernie Sanders in Milwaukee. She said, “I want to tackle those barriers that stand in the way of too many Americans right now. African-Americans who …

Super Sunday, Marco Rubio Mugged

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Omaha!: The annual festival of television commercials known as the Super Bowl will be broadcast on CBS today. It will be accompanied by a football game to be played between the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos in Santa Clara, …