Posted on Jan 17, 2019

MEMBERS ONLY: Nancy Pelosi Has Checkmated Trump

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In a matter of weeks on the job, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has managed to checkmate Trump over his government shutdown in spectacular fashion. Not only has Pelosi refused to back down from Trump’s childish threats over his border wall, she has managed to bully the bully and forced him into a completely impossible situation. While Trump may have been good at ripping people off in business with his...

Posted on Dec 12, 2018

MEMBERS ONLY: Trump and Pelosi’s Re-Enactment Of Richard III

Posted in Members Only, Politics

In his latest book, Tyrant: Shakespeare on Politics, Pulitzer-Prize winning historian Stephen Greenblatt analyzes the Bard’s most power-hungry characters. The book never mentions Donald Trump by name, but it is easy to see the parallels between our president and the characters Greenblatt writes about, especially Richard III. “He is pathologically narcissistic and supremely arrogant,” writes Greenblatt. “He has a grotesque sense of entitlement, never doubting that he can do...

Posted on Apr 24, 2012

The Dumbest Show on Fox News Channel Ever

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By Bob Cesca: When Fox News Channel cancelled Glenn Beck, there was progressive dancing in the social media streets. Beck was off television, after all, and it had a lot to do with grassroots efforts to convince advertisers that it’s a bad idea to have their brand linked with an incendiary fraud. But then Fox News filled the time slot with easily the dumbest show ever. It’s called “The...