Tag Archives: New York Times

“[M]entally, Trump is still a 7-year-old boy who is bouncing around the classroom”

We’ve got this perverse situation in which the vast analytic powers of the entire world are being spent trying to understand a guy whose thoughts are often just six fireflies… Read more »

If you start with a pig and a tube of lipstick, you’re not going to end with a prize show horse

President Trump has enacted more legislation and signed more executive orders in his first 100 days than any president in a half century, despite historic Democratic obstruction. Justice Neil M…. Read more »

Congress, the NRA, and guns: Whistling past the graveyard. Literally.

The United States is one of the greatest nations in the world. But compared to our peers, we’re one of the worst when it comes to gun violence. In America,… Read more »

Perhaps it’s time Donald Trump accepted that he will never, EVER be one of the cool kids

Failing @nytimes, which has been calling me wrong for two years, just got caught in a big lie concerning New England Patriots visit to W.H. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump)… Read more »

Today’s grammar lesson: For want of a comma, a fortune was lost

A New Yorker cartoon by Emily Flake is giving life to grammar obsessives today, by illustrating just how consequential an Oxford comma can be. For anyone who doesn’t spend sleepless… Read more »

Democracy Dies in Darkness: Welcome to Donald Trump’s Brave New World Order

In an era in which the U.S. president refers to the media as “the enemy of the American People,” The Washington Post is reinforcing its mission statement to remind its… Read more »

How Democracy Dies: “They are very smart, they are very cunning, they are very dishonest….”

OXON HILL, Md. — President Trump intensified his slashing attack on the news media during an appearance before the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday, reiterating his charge that “fake… Read more »

“Even if Trump Is the Enemy, His Voters Aren’t”…. No, they actually are the Enemy.

I understand the vehemence. Trump is a demagogue who vilifies and scapegoats refugees, Muslims, undocumented immigrants, racial minorities, who strikes me as a danger to our national security. By all… Read more »

If Donald Trump wants to see an enemy of the American people, he should look into a mirror

The FAKE NEWS media (failing @nytimes, @NBCNews, @ABC, @CBS, @CNN) is not my enemy, it is the enemy of the American People! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 17, 2017… Read more »