Category Archives: Republican Party

Putin’s playing Trump like a master violinist

It is becoming increasingly obvious that Russian President Vladimir Putin is playing Donald Trump like a master violinist, a development that does not bode well for foreign affairs under the new administration. For reasons that aren’t clear, Trump has become … Continue reading

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Democrats abandoned the white working class, but the Republicans will exploit them

They probably don’t want to hear it right now, but the people who voted for Donald Trump because they believe he will improve their economic situation better be careful what they wish for. We’re told that Trump’s unexpected victory was … Continue reading

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The lamestream media isn’t driving the news agenda–Trump is

A couple of local conservative bloggers are aflame with the media’s “unfair” treatment and general back-stabbing of their candidate, Donald Trump. George Rebane, writing at Rebane’s Ruminations, is dismayed to report that News Corporation–the owner of Fox News and The … Continue reading

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These are not the best of times for Trump supporters

You cannot be happy if you’ve cast your lot with Donald Trump, because this has been a bad week for his candidacy. First, he lost the debate to Hillary Clinton before a Super Bowl size television audience–even the experts Fox … Continue reading

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Does Trump have syphilis? That would explain a lot

Now that it’s clear she won’t be indicted or jailed before the November election, opponents of Hillary Clinton are peddling a story that she is gravely ill and thus unfit to serve as president. These arm-chair doctors–none of whom have … Continue reading

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Trump thinks he can win without the Republican establishment

Donald Trump’s appointment of Steve Bannon as CEO of his presidential campaign is a clear signal to the so-called Republican Party establishment that he isn’t going to play by their rules, and really doesn’t care if they come along on … Continue reading

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Is the campaign just another money-making venture for Trump?

Thanks to a “fantastic” fund-raising effort in June and July, Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has raised $132 million, according to his campaign manager, Paul “The Bagman” Manafort. As with everything else that comes out of the campaign, we’ll require some … Continue reading

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