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Thursday, July 27, 2017
Janet Allon
Trump

6 Of Donald Trump’s Most Appalling Moments This Week

Never has there been a leader more deserving of stories full of innuendo and giggle-inducing allegations about him. You reap what you sow, to quote Donald Trump’s second-favorite book, right after his own ghostwritten tome.

January 15, 2017
Trump, Blind Trust, Ethics

10 Most Scathingly True Takedowns Of Trump’s Press Conference

At his press conference, Trump held to his lie of not being able to release his taxes because of an ongoing audit, and said no one is interested except the press. After repeated attacks on Buzzfeed and CNN, he bullied a CNN reporter into silence.

January 11, 2017
Deranged Trump, Right-Wing

5 Deranged Right-Wing Moments This Week From Trump On Down

If Trump wasn’t so scary, he’d be ridiculous, but he is ridiculous as well as being really really scary. Those are the two realities we all need to hold simultaneously in our heads. And it hurts.

January 8, 2017
GOP, Right-Wing, Trump 2016

12 Moments Of Right-Wing Horror And Absurdity In 2016

It’s a little hard to celebrate the end of 2016, a truly awful year, when in 20 days, a petty, vindictive man with the maturity and impulse control of a five-year-old and the ossified views of a dinosaur will be president.

January 1, 2017
Conway, Trump

Kellyanne Conway Offers Ridiculous Defense Of Trump Sons’ Selling Access

In her defense of the Trump sons, Conway engages in some of her trademark refugee-bashing and corruption doublespeak. Yes, she has drunk the Trump Kool-Aid, and it’s running in her veins.

December 22, 2016
Trump

5 Trump Abominations This Week

The week began with his appointment of Exxon chief Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State, continued with wild dissembling about Russia’s hacks on his behalf and ended with him calling his own supporters “vicious and nasty.”

December 18, 2016
Trump, Russia

10 Electors Demand Intelligence Briefing About Trump’s Ties To Russia

Donald Trump may have dissed the intelligence community, but ten electors, nine Democratic and one Republican, want to hear more about Trump’s relationship with Russia. So does John McCain.

December 12, 2016
5 nightmarish things Trump did this week

5 Nightmarish Things Donald Trump Did This Week

Science, reason, the First Amendment, and decency are now all under threat. The mind reels with the mounting horrors and the sheer pace at which they come.

December 11, 2016
Trump Congressional address

5 Idiotic Trump Moments This Week

It’s beginning to look like Donald Trump does not know how this whole president-ing thing works. And since he has the curiosity level of a pet rock, chances don’t seem great that he’ll be learning anytime soon.

December 4, 2016
Trump tweets, Yemen

5 Deeply Obnoxious Things We Learned About Donald Trump This Week

Donald Trump spent Thanksgiving week leaking his potential cabinet picks, making Mitt Romney grovel, and turning down security briefings.

November 27, 2016
Trump's infrastructure plan

Why Trump’s Infrastructure Proposal Is A Huge Scam

Trump’s infrastructure rebuilding plan is really just a scheme to enrich a few wealthy and well-connected people, with taxpayers once again footing the bill.

November 23, 2016
Trump yells at media

6 Despicable Things President-Elect Trump Has Done This Week

It has been one of the longest weeks in human history and the Trump presidency has not even begun yet. Here is a partial list of the both the horrors and the mere affronts to decency Trump has visited upon us this week.

November 20, 2016
affordable health care and Medicare for all

Medicare: Trump’s Most Blatant Bait-and-Switch Lie

The champion of working people is setting about destroying every safety net. Why do Republicans want to destroy successful government programs?

November 19, 2016
Republican nominee Donald Trump speaks at "Joni's Roast and Ride" in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S., August 27, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Trump’s Whining And Projection Hit New Crazy Highs

There is no telling what Donald Trump might say in the final days before Election Day. Two things we do know, it will be whiny, and it will bear no relation to reality.

November 6, 2016
Sean Hannity

5 Fresh Right-Wing Outrages: Trump Surrogates Reach Hysterical New Heights

Ted Cruz threatens the Constitution, Sean Hannity goes crazy over emails, and Trump surrogates reach hysterical new heights justifying sexual assault.

October 30, 2016
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at Trump Tower in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., May 31, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

5 Right-Wing Outrages This Week

Here are some of the low points of the week from Donald Trump and the rest of the country’s right flank. Attacking Michelle Obama, now that’s low.

October 23, 2016
kayfabe

Still More Appalling Revelations About Trump’s Misogyny? Coming Right Up!

On Saturday, Bill Pruitt, a former producer of ‘The Apprentice,’ tweeted that there are still far worse Trump tapes to come.

October 10, 2016
Stephen Colbert wears a "Make America Great Again" hat.

Colbert Reveals Trump Has Used His Own Ridiculous Teleprompter All Along

Stephen Colbert riffed on Trump’s use of a teleprompter Wednesday night, a move that many were shocked by since Trump often has difficulty stringing actual sentences together.

June 9, 2016