Sanders Promises to Tell the Truth

Sarah Huckabee Sanders now has Sean Spicer's job as White House Press Secretary (she was his assistant before) and, like him, she's pledging to tell the truth at all times while doing her job. And if you believe that, you may be the most naive human being in the history of the planet. … [Read more...]

The Extraordinary Chutzpah of Newt Gingrich

I think Newt Gingrich may give Trump a run for his money when it comes to the sheer audacity of his hypocrisy. He'll say anything that defends his tribe, no matter how transparently it contradicts his previous words or actions. The latest example: … [Read more...]

Trump Tosses Another Word Salad

Donald Trump may prefer McDonald's or KFC to eat, but he sure tosses a mean word salad (and no, I don't mean Putin's). These quotes are all from his interview with the New York Times last week. See if you can find anything remotely coherent in them. … [Read more...]

Ken Starr Concluded that the President Could Be Criminally Charged

It has long been believed that the Constitution prevents the president from being charged with a crime while in office. The Constitution does not address this directly, but the consensus opinion has long been that it is prevented by the structure of the Constitution's separation of powers. … [Read more...]

Scaramucci: Trump Still Doesn’t Believe Russia Hacked Us

Less than three days on the job and new White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci has already pulled a Spicer. In an interview with Jake Tapper, he first quoted an anonymous White House source saying the Russians didn't hack the DNC emails. Then a few seconds later, he admitted it was Trump. … [Read more...]

HHS Produces Fake Report on Obamacare Replacement

As Trump continues to pressure the Senate to pass a bill to repeal and replace Obamacare, which they clearly cannot do at this point, the Department of Health and Human Services has produced a fake report claiming that the new bill, with the Cruz amendment, would be wonderful for everyone. … [Read more...]

House to Pass Bill Strengthening Russian Sanctions

The Senate already passed a bill to add more sanctions to Russia and prevent Trump from lifting them by a 98-2 vote and now the House has reached a deal to pass the bill, in opposition to what the White House has demanded and their posture on sanctions in general. … [Read more...]

Jones, Cernovich Know Why Trump Can’t Hire Anyone

The Trump administration has failed to hire or nominate people for literally thousands of positions throughout the federal government, but Alex Jones and Mike Cernovich know why. Obviously, it's because the "deep state" is setting up pedophiles for...something, something, WTF. … [Read more...]

Trump Club Claims It Can’t Find Waiters or Cooks

Right smack dab in the middle of the White House's Made in America week, Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago private club applied to the Department of Labor for permission to hire 70 foreign cooks, servers and maids because, gosh darn it, they just can't find any Americans to take those jobs. … [Read more...]

Ladies and Gentlemen, the Trump Prophecies

Mark Taylor, the former fireman turned Christian con artist who claims, with no evidence whatsoever, that God gave him a prophecy that Donald Trump would be elected back in 2011, has a new book out called The Trump Prophecies. It's every bit as stupid as you would expect. … [Read more...]

Administration Officials Admit to Russian Interference to Help Trump

The Aspen Security Forum took place over the last few days and it featured several high-ranking Trump administration officials, all of whom said on the record that Russia did interfere in the 2016 election for the purpose of helping get Trump elected. … [Read more...]

Can Trump Pardon Himself?

There are reports that Donald Trump has asked his advisers whether he has the power to pardon himself as a way out of any Russia problems that might result in criminal charges. So that raises the rather obvious question: Can he do that? The answer is not entirely clear. … [Read more...]