Stone Takes Seth Rich Conspiracy to Whole New Level

Sean Hannity may have decided, for now, to stop pushing the ridiculous Seth Rich conspiracy theory because his parents asked him to, but professional con man Roger Stone isn't backing down. In fact, he says the parents should be charged with obstruction of justice. … [Read more...]

Klayman Has a Lawsuit Dismissed. Film at 11.

BREAKING NEWS! SHOCKER! Larry Klayman, the dumbest lawyer in America not named Mat Staver, has had a lawsuit he filed against Hillary Clinton over Benghazi dismissed. In related news, it was a day that ended in Y. Stop me if you've heard this one before. … [Read more...]

Trump Administration Allowing More Refugees In

In an odd and surprising development, the Trump administration has lifted the limits on refugees allowed into the country this year. According to the New York Times, they did so quietly, with a private email from the State Department to its outposts around the world. … [Read more...]

‘Prophet’: God Will Protect Trump

Johnny Enlow, one of the founders of Seven Mountains Dominionism and another self-declared "prophet," recounts a "prophecy" he said awoke him in the middle of the night. He actually quotes God talking directly to him, declaring that he will protect Donald Trump, the man he sent to save the world. … [Read more...]

Now is Not the Time for Pliant, Dutiful Soldiers

Gen. HR McMaster, Trump's National Security Advisor, and Gen. John Kelly, the Secretary of Homeland Security, were hailed as important appointments for Trump because they were well-respected, smart and would focus on what's best for the country. In short, they'd be the adults in the room. But is that the reality? … [Read more...]

Trump Refuses to Sign G7 Statement on Paris Accords

According to multiple reports, the leaders of the other G7 nations really pressed Donald Trump to live up to America's commitments in the Paris accords to cut greenhouse gas emissions significantly, but Trump in the end refused to sign a joint statement on the subject. … [Read more...]

Report: Rogers Confirms Russian Collusion

NSA Director Mike Rogers has so far not commented publicly about the report that Donald Trump asked him to speak out and say there was no collusion between his campaign and the Russian government, but the Observer reports that he confirmed that the NSA has evidence of such collusion in a message to NSA agents around the world. … [Read more...]

Trump: We Must Stop Leaks That Don’t Exist!

Donald Trump is back in the country and off the busy schedule that kept him regimented, so you know what that means: Fire up the Twitter machine! He was back at it Sunday morning with a series of tweets in which, as usual, he tries to have it both ways. … [Read more...]

Greg Gianforte, Tribalism and Toxic Masculinity

In the aftermath of the violent assault of a reporter by now-Congressman Greg Gianforte, I think we can identify lessons to be learned about tribalism and toxic masculinity. Those, I believe, are the two driving forces behind the fact that he is being celebrated in some parts of the right rather than criticized. … [Read more...]

No, It Still Isn’t Treason

With the new story about Jared Kushner trying to set up a backchannel to communicate with the Russians without our intelligence agencies intercepting the messages, the cries of treason are arising again. Here's what Richard Painter, the ethics counsel in the Bush 43 White House claimed: … [Read more...]

The Fittest Man Ever to Occupy the White House

At the end of the G7 summit, as the other world leaders walked a little less than half a mile through the streets of Sicily, Donald Trump had to take a golf cart because he didn't have the stamina and energy to keep up with the rest of them. … [Read more...]

Trump Lied to G7 Leaders About Non-Existent Environmental Awards

Donald Trump, always eager to brag even when -- perhaps especially when -- there's nothing to brag about, told a lie to the other world leaders at the G7 summit this week, claiming to have won several environmental awards that he did not, in fact, win. … [Read more...]