Why George H.W. Bush will be ranked as one of America’s greatest presidents.

In a hundred years George H.W. Bush will be ranked among America’s greatest presidents. Maybe in the top five, with Washington, Lincoln, Franklin D. Roosevelt and, yes, his predecessor, Ronald Reagan. It will be said that Lincoln saved the union but Reagan and Bush saved mankind. Today we worry about what would happen if nuclearContinue reading “Why George H.W. Bush will be ranked as one of America’s greatest presidents.”

Pigs in the Parlor: How the Trump White House will get rolled if it doesn’t watch out.

  PIGS IN THE PARLOR Donald Trump may have won the election but the Washington pigs are ready to rush the White House and run his government for him. It will be hard to keep them at bay. So far he looks like he’s got this figured out. Here’s how it works. He has toContinue reading “Pigs in the Parlor: How the Trump White House will get rolled if it doesn’t watch out.”

Trump Wins, his rape charge haunts.

The mainstream media was stunned by Donald Trump’s performance Sunday night and is working overtime to offer some misdirection over his specific charges about Bill and Hillary Clinton’s victimizing and targeting of women. The Associated Press, Politico and others are debunking Trump’s claim about Hillary laughing over the rape case. But here you go. ListenContinue reading “Trump Wins, his rape charge haunts.”

What if Hillary is forced to drop out?

    First, before I get started, let me say that this is not to question Hillary Clinton or her campaign. Don’t put me in the vile category of Matt Lauer who was taken to task by the New York Times for daring to ask her questions during a recent NBC forum. And please don’t include me inContinue reading “What if Hillary is forced to drop out?”

Hillary “Rotten” Clinton went viral on Twitter before it was shut down.

.      Monday night at the Democratic National Convention delegates on the floor spontaneously drove up the Twitter search of #HillaryRottenClinton. It soon spread out of the arena in Philadelphia and across the nation, reaching 42k in a matter of minutes and was ranked number six before Sanders’ supporters claim that Twitter had apparentlyContinue reading “Hillary “Rotten” Clinton went viral on Twitter before it was shut down.”

Chaos in Cleveland: The Trump Riots

Massive riots coming to the Trump Convention in Cleveland? The conventional wisdom – no pun intended – is that this year’s Republican National Convention in Cleveland will be a mirrored image of the Democrat National Convention in Chicago in 1968. In Chicago, the Vietnam War was the issue and young Democrats battled police in theContinue reading “Chaos in Cleveland: The Trump Riots”

What made Obama president? His absent father.

Here it is, the timeless formula for great leaders. Good or bad. Thomas Jefferson or Adolf Hitler. But you are not going to like it. Most great figures in history were “mama’s boys” with an absent father. But here is the key. It was not good enough to be absent. The prisons of the worldContinue reading “What made Obama president? His absent father.”

Did Trump, like Churchill, promote himself?

Did Donald Trump serve as his own anonymous publicist in a conversation with a reporter 25 years ago? If so he is in good company. Ben Franklin and Winston Churchill did the same.  Churchill wrote anonymous letters to the London Times. “Bring back Winnie.” Meanwhile, dId Hillary Clinton hire private detectives to get information onContinue reading “Did Trump, like Churchill, promote himself?”

Trump-Clinton: Bad choice?

Have we ever had an election where both the Democrat and Republican presidential candidates were flawed? And the voters had to choose between the lesser of two evils? How about 1884? The American people had to choose between a corrupt politician and a misogynist.  Both presidential candidates were seriously flawed. The misogynist was member of aContinue reading “Trump-Clinton: Bad choice?”