My meanderings about politics, space exploration, cars, cats, tech things and whatever else strikes my fancy. To the current occupant of the White House, we will not be taken into war on anyone's leash.
Every father and mother should be proud of their children. Every father and mother should have the right to be with their children if they have caused no harm to their children. so it’s not so much that the pictures of Ivanka at Donald jr. are disrespectful but it’s the fact that there are so heartless. This is an Administration that probably says it is going to separate families purely for their own political gain within there base.
Except for Native Americans we are all, all immigrants. Even you who think you came on the Mayflower are immigrants. Donald Trump and his family are immigrants or descended from them. Enough with this immigrant bashing. America is a country of immigrants, and without them we are nothing.
Perhaps it would be best for this White House to move it daily briefings from Washington to the Kremlin. Sarah Huckabee Sanders seems hell-bent on marching lockstep with the propaganda put out by Putin and Trump. I heard yesterday in a MSNBC story about Putin and their hold on Trump that Putin has said in the past that he has information that would be harmful to Trump. He is blackmailing Trump and Trump is complicit in this. Trump should have never ever run for the presidency if he thought he could be blackmailed. Doing so is treason in my mind and in the mind of many legal Scholars.
I applaud Theresa May on Great Britain for standing up to Putin and his attack on their country. Now if we only had a President Who was actually able to say how Russia attacked us in 2016 and is doing so right now through our electoral system. It repulses me to think that this man in the White House does not want to do anything about such a threat to our democracy. But then again does he really like our democracy? He seems to like dictator is a lot better than the way we run our country.
I love how Republicans hold a grudge. I knew that Trump repeatedly calling him lying Ted Cruz was going to eventually cost Trump something. And today it was GOP party Unity. What an embarrassment. This is from the convention. From said this over and over again. So he gives Ted Cruz a prime-time speaking slot and Cruz insults him by not endorsing him. Shakespeare would be proud.
If you watched The Rachel Maddow Show today you can stop reading. Although the link below may be interesting to you. The person in charge of online marketing for California said when he resigned that the campaign had decided to go in a different direction. The other direction I campaign can go is cable and television advertising. Yet the Sanders campaign has not bought any advertising in California. Mind you this is a campaign that has spent almost 60 million dollars and adds to win 20 primaries and caucuses vs. Hillary who spend 44 million and won 26 primaries and caucuses.
He has 60 staffers on the ground in a state of 44 million people. He says he’s going after Latinos but I think that’s a mistake because Latinos are afraid of Bernie Sanders losing to Donald Trump period and college students he can register them all and it won’t make a dent. Bernie Sanders has shown no intention of giving up. And yet this points to something troubling. Is he out of money? And if he is how could he be with those $27 donations of his. Or has he seen the light but his rhetoric certainly doesn’t show that. This is going to be an interesting four weeks. AVB http://www.msnbc.com/msnbc/bernie-sanders-hobbled-heading-golden-state
If one were to believe his hype Donald J Trump invented America first. In fact a rampant anti-semite named Lindberg, yes the guy who flew across the ocean, started the movement in the 19 thirties to bolster Hitler’s regime and make sure that the United States would not go into war defending England and France. Lindbergh later said that he saw no reason why America should go and try to save Jews that were being massacred during the Holocaust. So America first is a slogan that Rings badly in my ears. And the more Trump says it the more he becomes the Neo-Nazi I know he is. AVB http://www.wsj.com/articles/the-gop-gets-what-it-deserves-1462231897