In 2015, Forbes ran an interesting article. It was called “5 Signs You’re Not Ready to Lead.” Apparently self-proclaimed genius and leader extraordinaire Donald Trump missed that issue of Forbes. It is understandable considering Trump likely waits — lather mouthed and sweaty palmed — by the mailbox for just one specific issue of Forbes each … Continue reading The Sunday Dog: The Boss Who Wanted to Lead
It was a bad week for Donald Trump. He was upstaged twice in five days by Mother Nature — first with the 2017 solar eclipse on Monday, and then with Hurricane Harvey in Texas this weekend. For Trump, having his star dimmed by anyone must be a painful reminder that his relevance in the nation’s … Continue reading The Sunday Dog: Esteemed Company
Congressional leaders are finally sending an overdue message of resistance to Donald Trump by agreeing on legislation to limit his powers on future sanctions against Russia. The bill, scheduled for an early week vote, is expected to pass before landing on Trump’s desk in what will likely be another contentious moment between legislators and a … Continue reading The Daily Dog: Congress Moves to Cut the Umbilical Cord
On Monday, the White House claimed that it was “utterly ridiculous” for anyone to infer that President Trump attacked London’s mayor because the mayor is Muslim. White House deputy press secretary Sarah Sanders was too quick to respond when asked about Trump’s tweets criticizing Mayor Sadiq Kahn. The knee-jerk denial was strong enough to kick … Continue reading #Covfefe Solved!
In the midst of this weekend’s attack in London, Donald Trump made what equates to a rational person’s impassioned plea for “the courts to give us back our rights.” Though the president’s tweet was book-ended by his normal gauche ranting, it was the first thought of substance coming from the White House since Barack Obama’s … Continue reading The Daily Dog: Did Trump Just Drop Some Grey Jello on America?
Another disgusting and horrendous act of indifference and disregard for human rights and life followed Saturday night’s terror attack in London. Great Britain, one of America’s closest long-standing allies, and its citizens again suffered loss of life, safety, and security — and President Trump’s immediate thought was to leverage a foreign partner’s fear and chaos … Continue reading The Sunday Dog: Trump Thinks Like a Terrorist
With yet another grandstanding announcement like some reality TV cliffhanger promotion, Donald Trump axed the Paris Climate Accord yesterday. In withdrawing from the global treaty, the United States joins the esteemed company of Syria and Nicaragua as the three countries on the planet that refuse to give a damn about the future of all humanity. … Continue reading Paris Rising