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Yellin’ For Yellen

In sports to a large degree a coach is only as good as their players. Politics is similar. Joe Biden is the new “coach” and he has assembled some great talent around him. His Treasury Secretary is Janet Yellen. While the former guy had a Wall Street C-lister with a trophy wife at Treasury; Biden has one of the world’s best economists. Saturday the difference showed and it was the beginning of a win for America. Continue reading Yellin’ For Yellen

Some Recent Numbers

While admittedly partisan when I say things are bad in America I’m just telling the truth. Some recent numbers back me up. Let’s explore. Continue reading Some Recent Numbers

Oh, Gee!

The G-7 (or more accurately the G7 minus 1) took place in Biarritz, France this weekend extending into Monday where the international embarrassment known as Donald Trump predictably struck again, and again, and again. There is probably too much for a single article but let’s explore. Continue reading Oh, Gee!

Oh Gee? Pardon Me?

It is Saturday morning as I pen this, the G-7 Summit is still going on in Quebec, Canada but from the American standpoint I think I can already draw a conclusion. On another front the President’s newest toy appears to be his pardon power. There is plenty there, let’s explore. Continue reading Oh Gee? Pardon Me?

Fortunately Credible; Unfortunately Incredible

Rarely do I devote an entire column to reviewing a single article. Today is the second time I do so to an article penned by The New Yorker writer Jane Mayer. (Additionally, and very deservedly, Mayer’s book Dark Money is on my recommended reading list.) Last week Mayer posted Christopher Steele, The Man Behind The Trump Dossier to her magazine’s website. It will appear in their March 12th edition under the slightly different title, The Man Behind the Dossier. Typical of a New Yorker article it is long and I cannot do justice to it in a few paragraphs; but if you want to save the better part of 2 hours reading time I invite you to explore.     Continue reading Fortunately Credible; Unfortunately Incredible