Category Archives: American politics

Niki Sava on Trump

Scans confirm not a single decent bone in Donald Trump’s body Niki Savva The Australian 12:00AM August 11, 2016 From the You Could Not Make it Up file. If Americans want to elect a pig as their president, then they … Continue reading

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President Trump on Thanksgiving

Walks like a President, talks like a President, sounds like a president…

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Even the NeverTrumpers are coming around

It’s from Instapundit IN NATIONAL REVIEW, OF ALL PLACES: This Thanksgiving, Thank Donald Trump: This Thanksgiving, Americans in general — and free-market conservatives in particular — have plenty for which to be grateful. And much of it would be absent had the White … Continue reading

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Remember Michelle Fields?

What’s your view on whether Michelle Field was pulled to the ground by Trump’s Chief of Staff? This is the truth. The entire story was a fabrication, a complete and absolute lie wholly made up with malicious intent. It was … Continue reading

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Meet Donald Trump

Recently a good friend in Tasmania sent a message urging me to read Understanding Trump by Newt Gingrich. Yesterday the book arrived and as she said it is hard to put down. Fortunately it was not my turn to cook. … Continue reading

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You wouldn’t want to be distracted, would you?

There’s this. Eight women say Charlie Rose sexually harassed them — with nudity, groping and lewd calls THE WOMEN: MEDIA IGNORED CLINTON ACCUSERS… FOUR MORE? What if Ken Starr Was Right? ANOTHER woman accuses Franken of grabbing… SILENCE OF THE … Continue reading

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Donald Trump and economic policy

Just received this very nice note so thought I would say something about the question asked. Here is the note: I enjoy reading your contributions to Catallaxy on a regular basis. I can’t say I know a lot about economics, … Continue reading

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Not that anyone will notice

It still has to make it through the Senate, but this is progress: House Republicans pass tax reform bill. House Republicans on Thursday passed a monumental bill to cut taxes on businesses and individuals, the biggest step yet in the … Continue reading

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Did you know PDT has just come back from Asia?

Among the other things that have been submerged by the Senate race in Alabama has been Donald Trump’s singular successes on his tour of Asia. The OZ, being slightly less demented than the rest, still finds it hard to actually … Continue reading

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“It would be a great thing to have a good relationship with Russia, Trump said”

PDT is afraid of nothing. Here they are, out to railroad his presidency because of some alleged form of pre-election collaboration with Putin and Russia, and here he is, just yesterday, collaborating with Putin and the Russians: Putin and Trump … Continue reading

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