Tag Archives: Mark Esper

Heroes Or Raw Sewage?

In recent days former Trump Secretary of Defense Mark Esper dropped a tidbit as part of his book huckstering that Trump had wanted to shoot peaceful demonstrators. Esper portrays himself as a hero because he didn’t order troops to fire. Then news came out that Jarod Kushner has a book coming out this summer in which he claims that he secretly saved America. They are far from alone. Continue reading Heroes Or Raw Sewage?

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

World Series Cleanup?

Today’s is the last “live blog” I will post for a few days. It is also the day (or evening to be more accurate) of the sixth and possibly deciding game of the World Series. Therefore I thought it would be a good opportunity to clean up (bad pun intended). Let’s explore. Continue reading World Series Cleanup?

Surprise. A Potpourri Thursday

It is Tuesday afternoon as I begin to write this. I am willing to bet a lot of you expected to see a piece dealing with Robert Mueller’s testimony on Capitol Hill. So many strange things happen in Washington these days that even at this late hour I wasn’t completely convinced that Mueller would testify or that his testimony would warrant a column. (We all know the answers to those questions by this reading.) With that in mind and wanting to clear most of Wednesday to watch what I hope will be Mueller’s testimony I decided to do another catch up/potpourri article. Let’s explore. Continue reading Surprise. A Potpourri Thursday