Category Archives: American politics

The day collusion died

Comes with this. Well, one can hope. Both from This week in pictures. And then, of course, there is also this. STOCKS RECORD HIGH GDP BIG: 3.2% HAS RECESSION BEEN CANCELLED?

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Christine Lakatos, bodybuilder and conservative commentator

Another item for the ‘you could not make it up’ file. This is Christine Lakatos. Christine Lakatos is an ACE Certified Fitness Trainer and has over 39 years experience in the health & fitness industry. She is the creator and … Continue reading

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“One of the gravest modern offenses to government transparency” = Hillary and the Obama “Justice” Department

Here’s what all this means. Obama with 100% certainty knew that Hillary was using an unsecured server to send him emails which is in complete violation of the Espionage Act of the United States. Now read on. From Ace of … Continue reading

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Light relief for Trump supporters

A remarkable exchange of jokes between a liberal commentator and a Never Trump Republican Just before the election.

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News judgment in the modern world

Report recounts 10 ‘episodes’ involving Trump and questions of obstruction… AG SAYS NO CRIMES… Considered president’s frustration with media when deciding… Not ‘conscious wrongdoing’… White House lawyer refused order to fire Special Counsel… Detailed scenes of raging… ‘This is the … Continue reading

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The “Professor Standard”

Herman Cain has a job application in the WSJ: The Fed still operates on the “professor standard,” enshrined with Bill Clinton’s nominations of pure academics. Their textbooks say strong economic growth, particularly strong wage growth, causes inflation, which Fed policy … Continue reading

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Bannon on the winning Trump agenda

  h/t hzhousewife, not a short video, a brilliant backgrounder of the way Trump used three key themes to rouse the resistance of lower middle America to defy the New Class and regain the high ground: illegal immigrants, jobs and … Continue reading

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Tactile nuclear weapons

Is this really funny? She is one of two Senators from New York and is running for President. This should truly frighten you, as much for the lack of attention this has received from the media as for her outright … Continue reading

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Is this the greatest political scandal in American history?

Is a scandal still a scandal if it’s not reported in the press? If not, what is it? Seems pretty bad. Start with this from Ace of Spades. Thursday and the big story is the reaction to Attorney General William … Continue reading

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In Trump’s America: Mr 53%

Following the Mueller saga has been quite a diversion from politics as it normally is, but this had occurred to me as well: Rod Rosenstein may have appointed Mueller to save Trump from Obama’s FBI and DOJ. At this point … Continue reading

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