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Presidential Hopeful Pete Buttigieg (Who?!) Elevates Our Discourse | Dick Polman

Pete Buttigieg isn’t likely to be the next Democratic presidential nominee, Most people have no clue who he is, don’t know how to pronounce his… Continue reading

 

Welcome to the Watergate Era 2.0 | Dick Polman

Let’s dust off the history books and turn back the clock 45 years, to an event that resonates today. On Feb. 21, 1974, the House… Continue reading

 

The Trump Regime Wants to Believe the Earth is Flat | Dick Polman

The Trump regime has trafficked in self-parody since its inception, so perhaps we’re already numb to the news that it intends to challenge the scientific… Continue reading

 

Fealty to Trump or the Constitution? | Dick Polman

Now that the inevitable moment of truth has finally arrived — with Donald Trump in banana republic mode, concocting a phony national emergency, flouting the… Continue reading

Fealty to Trump or the Constitution? | Dick Polman

Now that the inevitable moment of truth has finally arrived — with Donald Trump in banana republic mode, concocting a phony national emergency, flouting the… Continue reading

Chris Christie is Desperate for Any Piece of the Action | Dick Polman

As I soldiered through Chris Christie’s spin-memoir “Let Me Finish,” I found myself flashing back to September 2011, when he was being widely touted as… Continue reading

Five Takeaways from the Farcical Trump Shutdown | Dick Polman

It’s morning in America. Air traffic controllers will get paid again to ensure our safety. Food inspectors will get paid again to stop the spread… Continue reading

Border ‘Crisis’ Distracts Us From the True National Emergency | Dick Polman

Are we capable of connecting two dots? The fake border crisis distracts us from the true national emergency: A suspected Russian asset sits in the… Continue reading

If President Hillary Clinton Had Stormed Out of a Meeting… | Dick Polman

True news: Donald Trump storms out of a White House meeting after he doesn’t get what he wants (billions of dollars for a fake crisis),… Continue reading

A Dirty Dozen Trump Trivia Quiz | Dick Polman

Phew, what a year it was! The one-trick phony in the White House lied an average of 15 times a day, all-Republican rule crashed and… Continue reading

Are Republicans Finally Smelling the Trumpster Fire? | Dick Polman

Did my ears deceive me? Did I actually hear Pat Toomey, a Pennsylvania Republicans and one of Trump’s infamous abetters, actually warn us that the… Continue reading

Should There Be a TV Ban on Kellyanne? | Dick Polman

We’re nearing the midpoint of Donald Trump’s first-term tenure — assuming he makes it to the finish line — yet we in the media still… Continue reading

The Republican Election Fraud that Trump Refuses to Tweet About | Dick Polman

In case you’re wondering why you should care about a scandal-ridden House race in North Carolina — the last race on the midterm calendar that… Continue reading

The Ridiculous Democratic Rebellion Against Nancy Pelosi | Dick Polman

There’s an old saying, attributed to nobody in particular, that Democrats never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity. Their current opportunity is to close… Continue reading

Blue Wave Meets Red Wall: Split decision for a Divided Nation | Dick Polman

Charles Dickens wrote this about the French Revolution: “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of… Continue reading

Trump Sows the Wind, Reaps the Whirlwind | Dick Polman

Shortly after the arrest of the DNA-linked domestic bomber — turns out, big shock, that he’s a “Make America Great Again” fan who took Trump’s… Continue reading

There’s One Big Loser in the Kavanaugh Fight | Dick Polman

As we sift the mounting wreckage of the Brett Kavanaugh nomination, what happened in 1992 seems quite pertinent. That year, when the U.S, Supreme Court… Continue reading

Republicans Determined to Alienate as Many Women as Possible | Dick Polman

Why are Republicans so determined to stick with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanagh, soiling themselves in the process and alienating as many women voters as… Continue reading

All Talk, No Action: A Republican Metaphor | Dick Polman

Congressional Republicans continue to abet and excuse Donald Trump’s relentless assaults on democratic norms and the rule of law. But if we were to focus… Continue reading

Democratic Diversity is Making America Great Again | Dick Polman

Let’s begin with a biographical sketch, a very 21st-century American dream. When David Hallquist was a child attending Catholic schools in Syracuse, New York, he… Continue reading