Tag: USA

This Is How You Get More Trump!

Simon Jenkins gets it. But no-one on the left is listening: Trump made it almost arrogantly clear that his formally scripted criticism of the right was merely to appease Washington’s “liberal elite”. He promptly erased it in the sort of…

Irma — history in the making

As I write, I am watching live weather coverage from NBC2 in Fort Myers, Florida to track Hurricane Irma. A week ago forecasters thought the war goddess would target the east coast of the state. Consequently, orders were for an…

What a week in Trumpworld

All sorts of things have been happening in Trumpworld lately. Most important of these is the fallout from Harvey, which you can read more about in great detail, including the comments. That post opens with statements from Houston’s mayor Sylvester…

Is Trump isolated — or not?

Questions concerning President Donald Trump’s White House continue. On the one hand, we have Lara Trump’s weekly recaps on ‘Trump News’, in reality, the Donald J Trump for President YouTube channel. On the other, Trump supporters are concerned whether the…

McMaster!

Trump supporters are drawing battle lines over HR McMaster. There are those who are pro-McMaster, unquestioning Trump loyalists who consider the US president a deity, and those, like myself, who are anti-McMaster and think the president is capable of making…

Trump begins draining the Swamp

WH Anon, who occasionally comments on 4chan/pol/, said on June 30 that this would be an exciting week, especially Thursday, July 27. It’s come and gone with some things that WH Anon finds more exciting than the rest of us.…

Trump’s opponents keep digging

After a successful official visit to Paris, President Donald Trump returned home to find the knives out for him, as ever. The London Evening Standard covered his French visit by showing a large colour photo of the July 14 flypast…