Paul Manafort Pressured By Russian Over Debts To Sway Election Results, First In CyprusVictoria Pickering / FlickrThe 2016 election was not Paul Manafort’s first time at the rodeo of swaying political elections. He’s an old pro.INTERNATIONAL ELECTION INTERVENTION: While @TIME focused on efforts by MANAFORT & DERIPASKA to advance...
1st Crack in the Shutdown (Besides the one in Trump's head) R-Sen Calls for CR to Open Gov't NOW.CNN / YouTubeThat explosion you just heard?  It was Twitler Teletubby’s head.  Now, all we need are the Senate votes to override any veto.  Since they voted unanimously on the last...
Rachel Maddow Beats Her Fox News Competition Every Single Day for the Whole Month of DecemberJeronimo06 / FlickrThe new year is beginning with an incredible boost from the remarkable performance of Rachel Maddow’s program on MSNBC. She has been dominating her Fox New competition, Sean Hannity, ever since the...
If You Doubt For A Moment That’s Trump’s The Biggest Hypocrite Living, Take A Look At thisThe Ring of Fire / YouTubeThis is a copy of the New York Times, which Donald Trump saw fit to annotate, autograph, frame, and send to then-Speaker Pelosi.In all seriousness, with #NancyPelosi trending...
Joe Biden might be your favorite wisecracking uncle, but he's not your Democratic savior for 2020Barack Obama / FlickrJoe Biden was an excellent vice president. We loved the Onion version of Biden, we love the Biden-Obama buddy memes. More substantively, it was a wonderful moment when he expressed support for marriage...
More Stealth Prosecutorial Activity Against Trump. Direct Evidence of Foreign Bribes?world vide news / FlickrImpossible to keep up with all of Trump’s alleged crimes.  It must be a challenge even for the many prosecution teams.And now the Washington D.C. U.S. attorney’s office — Did I miss anything?I really don’t know...
Trump's shutdown might delay your tax refund — unless you're rich, of courseThe New York Times / YouTubeThis is what happens when Donald Trump’s brain farts in an airtight room and no one is allowed to open a window. You get screwed, while his wealthy friends skate by pretty...
Terminally Ill Harry Reid Minces No Words About Himself Nor Donald TrumpFormer Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, 79, was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in May and isn’t expected to live much longer.  In his own words,  “As soon as you discover you have something on your pancreas, you’re dead.” Reid...
Nancy Pelosi is under pressure to fix Republican damage by giving Republicans more power  The View / YouTubeThe last two Republican speakers of the House have massively shut down votes on bipartisan amendments on the House floor over the last eight years. Now that Paul Ryan is on his way out...
Dems Urged to Vote Down 'Brainless Republican Idea' as Pelosi Plows Ahead With Pay-Go  Washington Post / YouTubeAfter the incoming House Democratic majority’s newly released rules package made clear that presumptive Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is moving to ram through a fiscally conservative “pay-go” measure despite widespread grassroots opposition, progressives...