Category Archives: US Political Parties

Spy tales and intrigue: On Dem side of the aisle, Russia and Ukraine ties emerge

As media obsess over rumors about members of President Donald Trump’s campaign circle and Russia, what media aren’t obsessing about involves Democrats’ side of the aisle. For those in Hillary Clinton’s circle and former president Barack Obama’s, there’s plenty of … Continue reading

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Was McDonald’s ensnared by rogue tweet?

Fast food chain McDonald’s appears to have been ensnared in a rogue Tweet aimed at President Donald Trump. In addition to calling Trump “a disgusting excuse of a President [sic],” the person who posted the pinned Tweet jumped into the … Continue reading

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Not Russia: Curious lack of media attention for House IT staffers and criminal investigation

A few days ago, news began to break about a criminal investigation into staffers who work for members of the US House.  Reports raise questions about the staffers The Daily Caller said managed IT services for “members of the House … Continue reading

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Amid threats and ‘Berzerkeley’ riots, Clinton labor man Reich touts conspiracy theory

Americans are keenly aware the left side of the aisle currently, in part because of fake news, finds something to go berserk about. Literally berserk, as the riots at Berkeley (called ‘Berzerkeley’ in my youth) indicated. Talking to CNN, a … Continue reading

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Legitimacy of Franken, Clinton forgotten amid vote fraud dustup

Vote fraud has long been disputed by Democrats and their party’s friendly media. After President Donald Trump announced an investigation into vote fraud, various media presenters launched a full effort to assail the idea. At CNN, Jake Tapper, pointing to … Continue reading

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Media fail from MLK bust to TPP: Time for an opposition fact checker

Sites purporting to serve as fact checkers on media have emerged over the years, and some are more honest than others. I have my opinions, but in the interest of fairness, I’ll just say don’t rely on one fact checker. … Continue reading

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As did Bush, Obama exhibits grace as Trump prepares to take helm

When President Barack Obama was inaugurated, President George W. Bush displayed grace and respect as our country’s transfer of power took place. Obama is following suit, setting an example his party members might do well to follow. In the US, … Continue reading

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