Tag: Donald Trump

  • The Debate Is Rigged

    The Debate Is Rigged

      Donald Trump fears that Monday's debate will be unfair. He assumed that the moderator, Lester Holt, was a Democrat. Trump was wrong about that. Holt has long been a registered Republican. Trump is right, however, when he says the debate will be unjust. The[..]
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  • A Supreme Court Marriage: Trump & Thiel

    A Supreme Court Marriage: Trump & Thiel

    I cancelled my PayPal account after the GOP convention, after I learned that Peter Thiel was supporting Donald Trump. When a PayPal rep asked why I was cancelling my long-standing account I told them exactly why. "I understand," the poor rep replied. Now it seems[..]
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  • Outlawing Sarcasm

    Outlawing Sarcasm

    Even Korea, it seems, has their Yankees. All I got to say is you can tell that Kim Jong-un isn't from SOUTH Korea. Kim Jong-un is more of a Maine or Vermont type of Yankee. You know the type: That person who prides themselves on[..]
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  • About Those Emails of Hillary’s

    About Those Emails of Hillary’s

    There has been a lot of hullabaloo over Hillary Clinton's missing/deleted emails. Donald Trump, who is the first presidential candidate in modern history to tell voters they can rot in H-E-DoubleToothpicks because he's never releasing his taxes, wants voters to believe that the reason Clinton[..]
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  • Media Bashing: A National Sport

    Media Bashing: A National Sport

      Back when I was a reporter working the streets, one of my regular beats was cops and courts. I began my mornings by routine stops at the Oregon State Police, the city police, and the Sheriff's Department. I would read through the phone logs[..]
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  • Why Won’t Trump Shut Up?

    Why Won’t Trump Shut Up?

    Let's talk for a moment, shall we? If your newsfeed on Facebook or Twitter is anything like mine, all those precious kitten memes have been replaced by memes of Donald Trump. As a writer and a curious person, someone who tries to understand motivations of[..]
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  • Hillary Clinton is not a Baby Killer

    Hillary Clinton is not a Baby Killer

      Hillary Clinton is not a baby killer. But I am. I am. I took the life of my child. It was not a decision I made callously or flippantly. Not the murdering part, I mean. The decision to get pregnant in the first place was[..]
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  • Parts Unknown

    Parts Unknown

    So while all y'all were glued to the television, watching Trump implode by 1) Refusing yet again to release his financials because he really doesn't want you to know how deep is his involvement with Putin 2) Committing treason by daring Russians to find him[..]
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  • A Most Fortunate Daughter

    A Most Fortunate Daughter

      I am a white, blonde-haired, blue-eyed, straight woman who for many years has identified as an Evangelical (in the strictest dictionary sense of that word, not the political one) for decades now. In other words, I'm a most fortunate daughter. There are certain assumptions[..]
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