Category: Politics

Most WTF Moments From Trump’s WTF Week

When Trump crossed his 100-day threshold, many of us hoped we had survived the most jaw-dropping saga in modern American politics. Then this week happened. It might feel like eons ago, but it was just…

In the Wake of Comey’s Firing, Democrats Need to Step Up

Democrats should know better, but for some reason they keep floating Merrick Garland as a potential replacement for James Comey as FBI director. You remember Merrick Garland, right? When Republicans refused to give President Obama’s…

Americans Demand Single-Payer Health Care at GOP Town Hall

Earlier this month, a reporter asked Nancy Pelosi if Democrats should run on a single-payer platform in 2018. Pelosi said no – that the “comfort level” for a government-funded health care system is just “not…

Trump’s Surprise at Comey Firing Fallout Is a Scary Sign

There are many alarming aspects of Trump’s sudden dismissal of FBI Director James Comey. But among the most disturbing is how blindsided he claims to be by the backlash. Trump’s reported failure to anticipate that…

There’s No One to Hold Donald Trump Accountable

We all know exactly why President Trump fired FBI Director James Comey. It had nothing to do with the reasons enumerated in the attorney general and deputy attorney general’s letters. Trump fired Comey because Comey…