Deep State

The Banality of Barack

Capping off a week where Senate Democrats embarrassed themselves at what should have been the semi-serious vetting of a Supreme Court justice, along comes our […]

The Old Rope-a-Dope

To borrow an old boxing phrase, it appears that no one has recognized that President Donald Trump is using a “rope-a-dope” tactic in his constant […]

Thank You, Lanny Davis

It was only a week ago that Democrats, journalists, and NeverTrump Republicans were (again) calling for the impeachment of the president. But this time, they […]

The Sham Cohen Plea Deal

I’ve thought a little about the sham Michael Cohen plea deal. It is interesting to me that when the prosecutors announced the deal on Tuesday, […]

Crime and Punishment

One of the reasons so many people are confused by the operations of our self-appointed fourth branch of government—I mean in this instance the unending, […]

Clarity About Clearances

Last week, a dozen former directors and deputy directors of CIA in Democratic administrations (Robert Gates made the list bipartisan) chastised President Trump for removing […]