"If Clinton wins, I’ll miss the daily outrage. If Trump wins, I’ll miss civilization as we know it...."
Would the advocates of 'wait and see' and 'benefit of the doubt' please come forward and tell us whether we're still supposed to be 'waiting and seeing' or 'benefit of the doubting'?…Continue
Then Senate Attorney, the late Fred Thompson of "Law & Order" fame, leads the Senate Watergate Committee Hearing interrogation of White House aide Alexander Butterfield, on the matter of tapes in the White House.
She became a mother while serving the country. Lieutenant Mary M. Powell was an Army nurse stationed at the Army Hospital, Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Texas.
She was discharged from active duty shortly after August 18, 1946, my birthday.
That's her with me in the basket on the base around the time of her release from duty:…Continue
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Donald J. Trump
"James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!"
Apparently Trump doesn't know that recording a conversation without the consent of the party or parties involved is illegal, and a violation of the privacy rights of…Continue
A few examples of what's wrong with American 'journalism':…
Her opening remarks:
The complete hearing:
Ostensibly, the purpose of such hearings is to gather information for a number of reasons and a variety of purposes.
During this heaeing, the word…Continue
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In a comment on his recent post Rodney Roe said, "...the problem is that the GOP has worked for decades on a narrative that government is bad, the private sector does things better, and taxation for anything other than building…Continue
Cinco de Mayo (pronounced: [ˈsiŋko ðe ˈmaʝo]; Spanish for "Fifth of May") is a celebration held on May 5. The date is observed to commemorate the Mexican Army's unlikely victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862, under the leadership of General Ignacio Zaragoza.…Continue
Trump celebrated signing an Executive Order that makes it possible for Christian religious organizations and churches to use tax exempt revenues to participate in the political process:
Then Trump and House Republicans celebrated passage of a measure that takes money from the elderly, the sick, and the poor and gives it to the wealthy, well to do,…Continue
A motion (Vote) of no confidence (alternatively vote of no confidence, no-confidence motion, or (unsuccessful) confidence motion) is a statement or vote that a person or persons in a position of responsibility (government, managerial, etc.) is no longer deemed fit to hold that position: perhaps because they are inadequate in some respect, are failing to carry out obligations, or are making decisions that other members feel are detrimental.
As a parliamentary motion, it…