Tag: Donald Trump

Trump’s merry month of May

There is something in the way that presidential candidates treat people which says a lot about their character. Hillary Clinton is said to be so nasty to everyday people that her Secret Service detail consider protecting her a ‘punishment’. She…

Trump cards

In looking through articles about Donald Trump’s candidacy, I ran across one from March 14, days after the violent protests in Chicago which shut his rally down. Bloomberg’s ‘How to Steal a Nomination from Donald Trump’ notes that delegates going…

Trump still winning

The media and pundits are still scratching their heads over Donald Trump. A few analysts are contrite over their misjudgment of the property mogul. David Byler, elections analyst for Real Clear Politics, was the latest to give several reasons why…

#NeverTrump camp delusional

My apologies. I rarely use the word ‘delusional’ or similar terms when referring to people. My parents forbade it. However, after Donald Trump’s five breathtaking victories on Tuesday, April 26, the #NeverTrump brigade are still saying they would prefer Hillary…

News from the Empire State

The New York primary is today, Tuesday, April 19. Fifteen years of my life involved friendships with New Yorkers as fellow students and later as work colleagues. I cannot think of a finer group of Americans. They’re honest, warm, witty…

Trump’s mad March

So many links, so little time! When I last posted, Donald Trump’s supporters were reeling from the outrageous protests at his Arizona rallies on Saturday, March 19. One man’s future nosedived when he punched and kicked a protester wearing the…

The GOP loves its failure theatre

America’s Republicans are frustrated with their party’s leadership. Since 2008, conservatives have been given John McCain and Mitt Romney, neither of whom was able to stand up to Obama. In 2008, McCain had excellent rally attendance in the months preceding…