Who Owns the House of Kavanaugh

Let’s take a little time today to talk about the House of Kavanaugh—specifically, the hefty mortgage on said house. In 2006, Brett & Ashley Kavanaugh bought a house for $1.22m. Kavanaugh was confirmed as a federal appeals judge the same year — earning a salary of $175,000 at the time. He has supplemented his income by teaching law … Continue reading Who Owns the House of Kavanaugh

Brett Kavanaugh lied to the Senate. Many times.

Outstanding investigative journalism and personal accounts from people who knew him show that Brett Kavanaugh lied again and again at his Senate confirmation hearing. How can a serial liar possibly be confirmed into the role of a Supreme Court justice? Kavanaugh lied repeatedly about Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony that she was sexually assaulted by … Continue reading Brett Kavanaugh lied to the Senate. Many times.

Kavanaugh is One Sick Dude

Last week, the allegation that Brett Kavanaugh drunkenly assaulted a girl at a party in high school threatened to derail Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination. That was bad, yet Republicans (namely Mitch McConnel pushed on) Now, as Kavanaugh's accuser prepares to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday, two more women have come forward, one to say … Continue reading Kavanaugh is One Sick Dude

Constitutional Convention: The GOP’s Long Game Should Scare the Shit Out of You

There is an enormous threat to our democracy that most people have never heard about. That threat is a constitutional convention called by the states. The last time such a thing happened was in 1787 and it was a total fucking mess. But there is a renewed effort spearheaded by the GOP and its funders (Kochs) underway, … Continue reading Constitutional Convention: The GOP’s Long Game Should Scare the Shit Out of You

Devin Nunes Dramatically Changed his Positions on Russia in the First Half of 2016. Why?

Want to blow your mind? Go read Devin Nunes' 2014 position on Russia, you'll be shocked at what he wrote. Here's his policy plan for dealing with "the bear out there": 1. Give more help to nations that are threatened by Russia. President Obama is supporting a stronger NATO presence in the Baltics and throughout Central and … Continue reading Devin Nunes Dramatically Changed his Positions on Russia in the First Half of 2016. Why?

Connecting Some Dots on Trump Revoking Brennan’s Clearance

By now you should know that Trump has revoked John Brennan's security clearance, an unprecedented move. Brennan claims Trump made the decision because he worked with Russians and is getting desperate. Then Trump himself essentially admitted that he revoked Brennan's clearance to obstruct justice. Through it all there are some very interesting connections to be made. … Continue reading Connecting Some Dots on Trump Revoking Brennan’s Clearance

A Little Mayonnaise with my White Supremacist Sentiments Please

There was a particularly pathetic opinion piece published this weekend. Written by Sandy Hingston in Philadelphia Magazine the trash was titled: "How Millennials Killed Mayonnaise." One, what an annoying headline. If it starts with "How Millennials Killed," you can be sure it's trash unless of course it someday ends with something like Nazis, the KKK, White Supremacy, or … Continue reading A Little Mayonnaise with my White Supremacist Sentiments Please

Trump Threatens To ‘Suspend’ Protesting NFL Players ‘Without Pay’

Here we go again with more of that NFL distraction, the Manafort trial must really be ruffling feathers. https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1027892043908046849?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1027895506809364480?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw I'm going to go ahead and guess that Trump doesn't realize that NFL players are not government employees that he can personally fire or reprimand. Nor, would I imagine that Trump knows he just violated … Continue reading Trump Threatens To ‘Suspend’ Protesting NFL Players ‘Without Pay’

Robert Mueller requests Trump-related portion of Manafort’s trial be kept secret because it revealed ‘substantive’ evidence

https://twitter.com/ShimonPro/status/1027557606821441536 While the FoxNews crowd celebrates Manafort trial Judge TS Elilis' taunts toward the Mueller team, ignoring the fact that he today apologized, those of us in the land of reality got an interesting tidbit today. From CNN: In a filing Thursday, Mueller's team said it wanted to keep a discussion between trial attorneys and … Continue reading Robert Mueller requests Trump-related portion of Manafort’s trial be kept secret because it revealed ‘substantive’ evidence

Rand Paul says he delivered Trump letter to Putin

We still have essentially no details regarding Trump's summit with Putin, which should be a scandal in and of itself, but here's something new to wonder about. Senator Rand Paul says he delivered a letter on behalf of President Donald Trump to Russian President Vladimir Putin, in person. https://twitter.com/RandPaul/status/1027186813587337216 Congratulation Senator, now your a mailman traitor! … Continue reading Rand Paul says he delivered Trump letter to Putin