Category Archives: American politics

PDT day 1000

I have seen this marker nowhere else but at Gateway Pundit: After First 1,000 Days in Office President Trump Holds 50% Approval Rating — 5 POINTS HIGHER THAN OBAMA – Despite Impeachment Scam!. This related article goes through just how … Continue reading

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Bammy, how I love ya, how I love ya …

Obama endorses Trudeau. I was proud to work with Justin Trudeau as President. He's a hard-working, effective leader who takes on big issues like climate change. The world needs his progressive leadership now, and I hope our neighbors to the … Continue reading

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Not quite smallpox in the blankets but pretty close

As an Indian, Elizabeth Warren should know better. She and fellow Democrats have endorsed what could be described as epidemiological rape. If you’re not aware of it, libertine boundary pushers now demand the repeal of laws which prohibit the intentional … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Ethics and morality | 18 Comments

The troops will “redeploy and remain in the region”

The news just in: Trump: U.S. troops to stay in Middle East, prevent ISIS resurgence. President Donald Trump says the roughly 1,000 U.S. troops he has ordered to leave Syria will remain in the Middle East to prevent a resurgence of the Islamic State … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, International | 63 Comments

Restoring the situation as best they can

Only just seen this but it is easy to believe: Trump Sends Emergency Delegation to Turkey Amid Bloody Offensive in Syria. From The Free Beacon so not from the Fake News Media. A delegation of senior Trump administration officials will … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, International | 28 Comments

Chum, sodomy and the lash

One fascinating way to journey through American political history is to read the long list of campaign slogans – many brutal and hilarious – used by reigning and wannabe presidents. A personal favourite is the manly 1868 entreaty of Ulysses … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Elections, Freedom of speech | 33 Comments

Trumpelot

Is Donald J. Trump the heir to Robert F. Kennedy, the beloved hawk-become-dove who turned against the Vietnam War in the few years before his assassination in 1968? His unapologetic decision to draw down still further America’s military role in … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, War and peace | 87 Comments

PDT in Minneapolis

Mike Pence comes in at 51:00 PDT @ 104:30. Trump is angry, and it really comes across. Why everyone else isn’t as angry is the question.

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You should do what will turn out best in the long run

I’ll start with this: Middle East wars will rage with or without America’s heavy presence. It’s from The Times via The Australian so take it for what it is. As long as the West and its dwindling number of allies … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, International | 44 Comments

Helping friends

I see from the front page of the SMH that “PM under pressure on Trump inquiry”. First para: Prime Minister Scott Morrison is being urged to provide “clear answers” about his offer to assist a divisive United States inquiry into … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Federal Politics | 18 Comments