“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.--That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed…” It … Continue reading Unleashing the Terror
On Friday evening, Mr. Eric Swalwell (CA-15) a democratic member of the house of representatives* posted a message on Twitter. He was responding, as much of the nation did, to the firing of F.B.I. Deputy Director Andrew McCabe — but likely more so to Donald Trump’s taunting tweets congratulating himself on McCabe’s removal. https://twitter.com/RepSwalwell/status/974832072945782792 While … Continue reading Back with a Vengeance
Yesterday, the founders of the research firm, Fusion GPS authored a New York Times op-ed detailing their frustration with the U.S. Congress and its investigation of the Trump-Russia scandal. In the Tuesday op-ed, Glenn R. Simpson and Peter Fritsch demanded that their testimony be released to the public. Fusion GPS is a Washington, D.C. based … Continue reading The Daily Dog: Rotten to the Core
On Thursday, the Justice Department released a statement that Attorney General Jeff Sessions had rescinded several guidance documents governing laws concerning civil rights, ADA policies, and ATF rules. The move comes as the latest siege by Donald Trump’s regime on America’s democratic ideals and long-fought-for policies of inclusion, diversity, and the echoing words of a … Continue reading The Sunday Dog: Who is Next?
On Sunday, former Indiana governor and Donald Trump lapdog, Mike Pence followed the lead of several other members of the Trump regime and took a high-value vacation to his home state. The former governor, who, like a puppet is rarely heard from unless he has someone’s hand up his ass, embarked on a taxpayer-funded trip … Continue reading The Daily Dog: Forcing America to its Knees
Some readers noticed there was no post from the Idea Dogs on Sunday. We did not post anything out of solidarity with the NFL players and others who are “taking a knee” in protest of Donald Trump and his bigoted policies. Out writers’ version of taking a knee was to put down our pens for … Continue reading The Daily Dog: Kneeled It!
On Sunday, America celebrated one of the most important events in our nation’s history. The festivities were solemn and respectful; contemplative and engaging. For most of America, swilling beers and cheering for their favorite NFL team while calculating fantasy points, the importance of the day was lost. Since 2004, September 17 has been known as … Continue reading The Daily Dog: A Constitutional Crisis