cur-mud-geon: anyone who hates hypocrisy and pretense and has the temerity to say so; anyone with the habit of pointing out unpleasant facts in an engaging and humorous manner
Could there be a more likely team than Donald Trump and Chris Christie? That is the team that coalesced during a press conference yesterday when Christie announced that he was endorsing Trump for the Republican nomination for President.
Way to go, Marco!! Finally, The Donald had to withstand a dose of his own medicine and he wasn’t very good in that role.
President Obama refuses to be relegated to the back seat in the debate over a new U.S. Supreme Court Justice, and appears to have concocted a deliciously intriguing ‘brew’. Rumor has it that he is in the final stages of vetting the Republican Governor of Nevada Brian Sandoval and that this is potentially the President’s nominee.
Zero-sum games are played by politicians with nearly every proposition they offer. A zero-sum game can be defined as any situation in which each participant’s gain or loss is exactly balanced by the losses or gains of the other participants.
The Trump phenomenon looks to continue rolling along with nary a hiccup. He is not a conservative, and has never given signs that he was/is except to lay claim to the title. He has a checkered business past even though he’d have us forget the bankruptcies; none of the FOUR were personal so they apparently don’t count in his world. Eminent domain is simply a useful tool to assure his facilities’ parking lots are large enough. The individual lives that happen to get in the way are, apparently, of no concern to Trump.