Tag Archives: Robert Mueller

Nothing New Here

A lot is being made of the leaking of evidence in the Georgia case against Donald Trump and several of his minions. The consensus is that he is leaking evidence in an effort to intimidate would be witnesses. While I agree there is some of that going on, I contend that his main objective is different and we have seen this “movie” before.

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Did Trump Shorten The Game?

If you despise basketball analogies move on. My fifteen seasons on the bench in a suit and tie taught me a lot and much of it is applicable to politics (in my mind anyway). I’ll be going back to my days at the high school level and before the shot clock.

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Delivering White Privilege From Ignorance

I am neither a wealthy nor powerful man. However since I was born in America with white skin I’ve benefited from white privilege my entire life.  Unless there is a colossal change in American culture between here and the end of this journey I will continue to be the beneficiary of it.  That doesn’t mean I should be ignorant of or indifferent to the life others must endure or their ancestors endured.  Reading is one way to gain some of that knowledge.  Let’s explore. Continue reading Delivering White Privilege From Ignorance

We Are Not All Stupid

Donald Trump operates on the theory that he is always the smartest guy in the room. The only time that is true is when he is alone. He treats the American public like we are a bunch of morons and I’m getting sick of it. I have a feeling I’m not alone in that thought and a lot of other are far from fooled by him. Let’s explore. Continue reading We Are Not All Stupid

Coronagate

Without a doubt the biggest political story in America last week was the conoravirus. It is a developing scandal which I am choosing to call Coronagate. Ever since Watergate we have called major American political scandals something gate. The Trump administration has been one continuous series of scandals the two biggest being Russiagate and Ukrainegate. Russiagate included the Mueller investigation and Ukrainegate included the impeachment of Donald Trump. Coronagate has the potential to be much larger and we can already see Trump preparing to shift the blame much more than solve the problem. Let’s explore. Continue reading Coronagate