Will Durst

Greenwashing the White House | Raging Moderate

In a recent speech by the president, the former golf resort magnate claimed his administration had done more for the environment than any other presidency,… Continue reading

 

Democrats You’d Have a Blank With | Raging Moderate

Back in 2000, the Presidential Election was tight and much attention was focused on who better related to the public. Al Gore was viewed as… Continue reading

 

An Ambien Thunderdome | Raging Moderate

If the first round of Democratic Party debates were distilled into five words or less, it would be “pass the No-Doz please.” Vini, vici, dormeo.… Continue reading

 

A Rash of Lies | Raging Moderate

President Trump has been called many things. A short-fingered vulgarian. Mister Misdirection. The Cheater-in-Chief. Vlad’s ventriloquist dummy. Boss Tweet. Herr Gropenfuhrer. The Oval Office Oompa… Continue reading

Imagine Obama | Raging Moderate

Interesting how the Republican Party’s attitude toward the office of the presidency has changed in three short years. During the tenure of the previous POTUS,… Continue reading

Some Final Thoughts About Mueller | Raging Moderate

Breaking his two-year vow of silence, special counsel, professional Boy Scout and part-time monk Robert S. Mueller III took time from his busy schedule of… Continue reading

For Trump, There’s Always a New Story | Raging Moderate

One thing you’ve got to give Trump is the Oval Office occupant knows his way around a misdirection. Every day the magnificent media magician manages… Continue reading

Internet Privacy | Raging Moderate

Internet privacy. Forget about it. It’s another of those oxymorons you hear so much about; like gluten-free dim sum or fully satisfied “Game of Thrones”… Continue reading

Impeachment Short Form | Raging Moderate

For all those who keep saying it can’t get any weirder, this is on you. Haven’t we learned not to taunt the gods? Like those… Continue reading

Impeachment and the Hamlet Conundrum | Raging Moderate

Everybody is talking about it. Well, around it: vacillating, cogitating, salivating, fluctuating, aspirating, constipating, meditating, figure-eighting, and to prove they’re serious, polling. We’re referring, of… Continue reading

Official Lapdog Barr and the Mueller Report | Raging Moderate

The eagerly awaited report from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Investigation was finally released, and it cleared up the situation like a forty-pound dirtball dropped from… Continue reading

The Democrats Have a White Man Problem | Raging Moderate

There are enough tugs-of-war playing out inside the Democratic Party to keep a multi-franchise, company picnic busy for an entire summer. We’re not talking about… Continue reading

Trump’s First Pitch (Or Lack Thereof) | Raging Moderate

Forget the tulips. Ignore the robins. Don’t let the hummingbirds, awakening bears, geese flying north or egg-coloring kits on sale in the grocery store fool… Continue reading

The Mueller Report: FAQ | Raging Moderate

Q. What just happened? A. After 675 days, 19 lawyers, 40 FBI agents, 500 search warrants, 2,800 subpoenas and 13 requests to foreign governments for… Continue reading

Rich Is As Rich Does | Raging Moderate

Stop the presses. Hold the phone. Call the queen. Ring a bell. Do the math. Cut the cheese. Bring the hurt. Mind the gap. Get… Continue reading

America Stuck on a Rollercoaster of Spin | Raging Moderate

The problem is more obvious than half a leech on the sneeze guard of a salad bar: We’re paying much too much attention. Our national… Continue reading

Peaches, the Wall | Raging Moderate

President Donald Trump loves him some wall. Not the wall of corruption he’s surrounded himself with. Not that karmic wall of wasting all his political… Continue reading

The State of the Donald Speech | Raging Moderate

The State of the Union address, presented by President Donald Trump, is a week late, due to the government being closed for five. In the… Continue reading

After Xmas Gift Wish List | Raging Moderate

It’s way past time to congratulate the baby Jesus on the anniversary of his birth. While all those annoying unending ads for the Christmas sales… Continue reading

Top 10 Comedic News Stories of 2018 | Raging Moderate

Sit the kids down. Let the dogs out. Prop the grandparents up. The nation’s patience has been richly rewarded, because the eagerly awaited list of… Continue reading