Tag Archives: Forrest Gump

“I love the poorly educated,” said no effective and inspired leader ever

If you’re a liberal or progressive who’s been obsessively consuming Trumpocalypse post-mortems for the past nine months, you know that voters (fewer than half of them!) voted for Trump for… Read more »

Pennsylvania: Pittsburgh and Philadelphia with Alabama in between

[P]olling continues to show that—in spite of unprecedented unpopularity—nearly all people who voted for Trump would do it again. But as I compared this year’s answers to last year’s responses… Read more »

We have faced the enemy…and it is us

Shall we expect some transatlantic military giant to step the ocean and crush us at a blow? Never! All the armies of Europe, Asia, and Africa combined, with all the… Read more »

Just when you’d been thinking Trump supporters couldn’t sink any lower….

The first two months of President Donald Trump’s administration have been plagued by a revolving door of scandals and accusations. But a new Morning Consult/Politico poll released Thursday found that… Read more »

‘Tis better to be thought a moron than…well, to be this guy

One of the distressing aspects of our collective political discourse are those living, breathing examples of the Dunning-Kruger Effect who walk among us. Yes, I’m referring to those intellectual titans… Read more »