Tag Archives: Obituary

If The President Does It, Monuments Reduced

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

The Russia Thing: President Trump said, “I think it’s a shame,” and it’s “very unfair” that former national security Adviser Michael Flynn was indicted for lying to the FBI and Hillary Clinton was not. Trump claimed Clinton “lied many times …

Trump Says Flynn “Lawful,” Taxing Effects

Sunday, December 3, 2017

Trump and Flynn: President Trump finally responded to the guilty plea by his short-term national security adviser tweeting, “I had to fire General Flynn because he lied to the Vice President and the FBI. He has pled guilty to those …

Rexit Plan, Tax Plan Stalls

Friday, December 1, 2017

Rexit: President Trump is preparing to eject Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and replace him with CIA Director Mike Pompeo, several news outlets report attributing to administration sources. Tillerson and Trump have become disenchanted with each other, to say the …

NBC Fires Matt Lauer, N. Korea Fires Missile

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Fired: In a stunning development in the sexual harassment scandal sweeping the ranks of politics, entertainment, and journalism, NBC News has fired “Today Show” anchor Matt Lauer for “inappropriate” sexual behavior. Lauer has been the pillar of the “Today Show.” …

Goodbye Charlie Rose, N. Korea Re-listed

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Goodbye Charlie: CBS News morning anchor and correspondent Charlie Rose was suspended yesterday after The Washington Post reported that eight women claim he made sexual advances including lewd phone calls and walking naked in front of them. Public Broadcasting also …

Cult Killer Manson Dead, Franken Hangs On

Monday, November 20, 2017

The End of the 60s: Charles Manson, the mastermind behind a 1969 Los Angeles cult murder spree that shook the country, has died at age 83. The victims included the pregnant actress Sharon Tate, wife of the film director Roman …

Anger and Resentment, The Big Baller

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Open Mic Night: Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore is raking in donations from his supporters after being accused of trolling for teenage girls when he was in his 30s. He raised half a million dollars in three days last week. …

House Passes Tax Bill, Now It’s Al Franken

Friday, November 17, 2017

The Tax Men: The House voted 227 to 205 yesterday to approve a sweeping overhaul of the tax code and a $1.5 trillion tax cut.  Thirteen Republicans voted against the bill and no Democrats voted for it. A tax bill …

What About Roy?, Mutual Admiration

Monday, November 13, 2017

Evangelical: Republicans are wrestling with what to do about the Senate candidacy of Alabama’s Judge Roy Moore, 70, who’s been accused of sexual contact with teenagers while he was in his 30s. Polling shows the race that was once a …

Dems Win Gov. Races, “Hundreds” More

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

The Ballot: Voters decided state and local races yesterday, giving an indication of the direction they are headed for the mid-terms a year from now. In Virginia, Democrat Ralph Northam trounced the Trump-backed Republican candidate, Ed Gillespie, the former Republican …