Tag Archives: FBI

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 »

The 1st Amendment: Only losers and Liberals believe in free speech

Today far-right host Alex Jones interviewed Roger Stone, an informal adviser to President Trump, about the president’s decision to fire FBI Director James Comey, where they promptly contradicted the White… Read more »

Another (not so very) Great Moment in Presidential Fiscal Responsibility

President Trump signed an executive order Thursday that sets up a commission to review his controversial allegations of widespread voter fraud, along with reports of voter suppression. The Presidential Advisory… Read more »

“President Trump…may well have incited an internal rebellion”

Once again, Donald Trump has done something that no president before him dared to do. This time, he has fired an F.B.I. director engaged in an active and continuing investigation… Read more »