Tag Archives: FBI

“Rat @#$%ing” in the 21st century: Is a President “more equal” than other, lesser mortals?

If President Donald Trump knew for months that Michael Flynn lied to the FBI, is he guilty of obstructing justice? His lawyer doesn’t think so. John Dowd reportedly told The… Read more »

The Trump White House: Just when you think the bar on decency and integrity couldn’t be set lower

A LOT OF GROSSNESS oozes out of Donald Trump’s White House. Yesterday, though, something happened that I’m a bit embarrassed to say left me stunned; I say embarrassed because nothing… Read more »

Terrorism is terrorism…no matter who’s responsible

Terrorism is terrorism. Looking for our leaders to codemn it. https://t.co/mQ8hwMyTOa — Michael McFaul (@McFaul) August 7, 2017 Minnesota’s governor…called the early morning bombing of a mosque in Bloomington an… Read more »

Never underestimate the ability of a Trump supporter to blithely ignore inconvenient truths

To try and better understand the public opinion dynamics over James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, CNN conducted an informal focus group in Fairfield, Ohio…. Tuckman inquired about… Read more »

If you can’t beat ’em, cheat ’em (Presidentiary edition)

The news that President Donald Trump, in a fit of childish petulance, fired FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday is understandably dominating the news cycle. But on the same day,… Read more »