The Washington Post OpEd: Mike Huckabee: A conservative plea for the National Endowment of the Arts

Never thought I'd agree with Huckabee, but I agree with any advocation for the arts. "Funding for the National Endowment for the Arts might seem expendable — especially given how often celebrity artists insult and even threaten the president. But such hateful high-dollar Hollywood and music-industry stars don’t receive anything from the NEA, and they … Continue reading The Washington Post OpEd: Mike Huckabee: A conservative plea for the National Endowment of the Arts

The Guardian: Moby’s schtick: musician claims Donald Trump is being blackmailed by Russia

Funny thing, I believe it. Even though it's coming from Moby, I have thought this for a while now. I miss America so much, I don't even recognize her anymore. It's like she's gotten a lobotomy. Please bring her back. "The allegations detailed by Moby included that Trump was “being blackmailed” by the Russian government … Continue reading The Guardian: Moby’s schtick: musician claims Donald Trump is being blackmailed by Russia

The Washington Post: A new, liberal tea party is forming. Can it last without turning against Democrats

"Democrats want and need parallel outside groups to inject money and organization into their grass roots. There are signs it is happening: The thousands of activists who protested at a series of raucous town halls hosted by Republican congressmen over the past week were urged to action in part by sophisticated publicity campaigns run by … Continue reading The Washington Post: A new, liberal tea party is forming. Can it last without turning against Democrats

The New York Times: Donald Trump: A Modern Manchurian Candidate?

"In recent days, two intelligence dossiers have been published making sensational charges involving President-elect Donald J. Trump and the 2016 election. Although they will be lumped together in the public mind, in truth they are as different as chalk and cheese. The first of these reports, published last week, was an unclassified version of a … Continue reading The New York Times: Donald Trump: A Modern Manchurian Candidate?