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OP Money

I can’t remember exactly when or where I first hear it, but I learned the expression “OP money” decades ago. The “OP” stands for other people’s. Donald Trump has spent his life playing with other people’s money and today that includes the American taxpayers’ money. Let’s explore. Continue reading OP Money

The Cumulative Factor

I was in Tarpon Springs, Florida on the morning of 9/11/01 when I got the word. On afternoon of November 22, 1963 I was in Cheektowaga, New York when I got that word. Most Americans know the first reference; all of my generation or older know the second. Perhaps we have come up with some sort of twisted way of commemorating September 11th this year. Today Bob Woodward’s book Fear is being released. Let’s explore.    Continue reading The Cumulative Factor

My President Is Such An Obvious Liar It’s Rubbing Off

President Trump lies a lot! He lies more than any other president or any politician of consequence that I can remember for that matter. With all that practice you would think he would be pretty skilled at it. The reality is that he is not and he seems to be getting worse as time goes on. His staff has always had to lie and now they can’t even do that well (which is a relative word in this case) or coordinate. Let’s explore. Continue reading My President Is Such An Obvious Liar It’s Rubbing Off

Two S-shows

At noon on January 20, 2017 Donald Trump was inaugurated as President of the United States. On noon of January 20, 2018 the federal government of the United States was shut down in large part due to his incompetence. I’ve seen this show before. Let’s explore. Continue reading Two S-shows