CuriosityCat: Frank Luntz and his very own Trumpenstein

The Luntz Nightmare … Poor Frank Luntz! He’s got his knickers in a knot about Donald Trump’s Patton-like charge across the 2016 Republican convention battleground: And you look at the Trump situation, where he can say just about anything, and it doesn’t seem to affect his support. It is not about issues, it is about ...

LeDaro: Donald Trumps’s closing remarks after the first debate of Republican candidates for president.

His pet pig keeps interrupting.

In This Corner: Stuff Happens, week 30: HitchBOT bites it in Philly; the Trump circus rolls on

U.S. president Barack Obama unveiled a hugely ambitious, perhaps game-changing attempt to tackle greenhouse gasses this week, pushing ahead with tough curbs on coal-fired power stations. He is moving ahead because, he said with some emotion, “I believe there is such a thing as being too late … I am here to say that if ...

Alberta Politics: Is it good news or bad news for the Conservatives if Stephen Harper trumps Trump tonight?

PHOTOS: Stephen Harper, as imagined during tonight’s TV debate. (Photo of Donald Trump by Gage Skidmore.) Below: The real Mr. Harper and another shot of the real Mr. Trump. Now, about that debate tonight, the big question has to be whether it will help the Conservatives or hurt them when Canadian voters tune into the ...

In This Corner: Stuff Happens, week 28: Your bribe is in the mail; Republicans are Trumped

So, have you received your bribe yet? Stephen Harper’s utterly shameless federal Conservatives are in the process of giving away $3 billion in tax dollars to “hard working Canadian families” (is there any other kind of Canadian family?) in the form of monthly cheques for families with kids. The benefit cheques are larger than usual due ...

CuriosityCat: Donald Trump will become President in 2016

Trump’s Powerful Slogan Chances are very high right now that in early November 2016 we will find that Donald Trump will be the next president of the USA, after narrowly beating Hilary Clinton in the election. And the symbol of his meteoric rise to the most powerful elected position in the world will be his ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Wonderful Destruction of the Republican Party

I hope you're enjoying the spectacle of Donald Trump destroying the Republican Party,  because I sure am.It's better than the pictures from Pluto eh?Every day it just gets more spectacular.Every day that Con clown circus just spins more out of control. Read more »

LeDaro: Donald Trump for President – some facts you will like to know

Q.What does Melania Trump see in Donald Trump? A: “Two billion dollars and high cholesterol!” Q: Why should Donald Trump rag on illegal immigrants? A: Because an undocumented worker has been living on his head for the past 2 decades! Q: If Donald becomes president what will be his first order of business? A: Turn ...

LeDaro: *Donald Trump for president*

NBC News’ Katy Tur took on GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump in a 1-on-1 interview Wednesday – and things got little bit heated. He is a crazy man. Can you imagine him being the president of the United States? Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump, Stephen Harper, and the Bigots That Flock Together

Golly. I never thought I'd be happy to see the grotesque billionaire bigot Donald Trump doing well at anything.But I must say this is very encouraging.  "Trump's really caught fire with voters on the far right — 66% of 'very conservative' voters see him favorably to only 24% with a negative view of him." Especially since Trump's soaring ...

Politics and its Discontents: I Think We Saw This Coming

Given the severity of this winter season, it was only a matter of time before the usual right-wing blowhards weighed in with their ‘wisdom.’ Led by Donald Trump, they are all reassuring us that the cold, wind, and snow many of us are contending with definitively prove climate change to be a hoax. Here is ...

Susan on the Soapbox: “You’re fired!” Health Minister Horne Sacks the AHS Board

Last week Health Minister Horne out-trumped Donald Trump by firing not one but all 10 members of the Alberta Health Services Board—the board his government created in 2008 to deliver healthcare under a centralized delivery model. One expects such theatrics from Donald Trump, after all he’s a showboat;  but not from Mr Horne, the cabinet ...

LeDaro: Trump’s At It Again

I can’t help but wonder if we pay too much attention to Donald Trump, but like the scene of a car accident, onlookers are compelled to watch. Trump is an arrogant bully, there is no other way to say it. This is well laid out in this Huffington Post article: Recently, Trump has been handing ...

LeDaro: Bill Maher: Donald Trump’s Father is an Orangutan

Hard to believe that this is for real… but it is. Donald Trump has a big ego, and can’t take a joke, and… well… frankly, I see the orangutan resemblance. Is comedy even needed? Trump does a good enough job making a joke of himself. There was even a letter from Trump’s lawyer to Maher, ...

Death By Trolley: ACN Inc Recruiting Hard in Kelowna: Do YOUR Research

ACN, a multilevel marketing (aka, pyramid) organization recruiting in Kelowna, across Canada, the US, and around the world. ACN – American Communications Network – is a multi-level marketing (MLM) company dealing in telecommunications technology and plans, television, energy, and other services. As per Wikipedia, Multi-level marketing (MLM) is a marketing strategy in which the sales ...

LeDaro: Donald Trumps’ HAIR

Donald Trump – 1964 Donald Trump -recent photo He seems to have more hair now than in 1964. What happened? Maybe he removed some pubic hair and got them planted on his head. These hair have software embedded in them. No wonder he is such a dick-head.

LeDaro: Barack Obama’s re-election angers Donald Trump

His tweets:Donald J. Trump✔@realDonaldTrump This election is a total sham and a travesty. We are not a democracy!7 Nov 12 Reply~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Donald J. Trump@realDonaldTrump More votes equals a loss…revolution! It was early in the evening and Romney was slightly ahead in total popular votes.

Calgary Grit: The Most Entertaining Moment of this Election

Watching Donald Trump’s head explode on Twitter: My favourite part of this is that Donald appears to have deleted the following tweet out of shame for mixing up “one” and “won” – but has left up the ones calling for revolution.

LeDaro: "9 A**holes Throughout History"

Donald Trump made near the top of the list. “The archetype of the species. Crossing genres, Trump exemplifies all the ways an asshole can capture our attention on grounds of assholism alone. Steve Jobs and Mel Gibson would be remembered for their achievements even if they had been even-tempered and self-effacing, whereas a non-asshole Trump ...

Politics and its Discontents: Another of Donald Trump’s Depredations

While watching this video, which accompanies a story on Salon.com about ‘the Donald’s’ depredations in Scotland, I couldn’t help but think of a well-known biblical rhetorical question. Recommend this Post

Slap Upside The Head: Trans Contestant Booted From Beauty Contest For Being Born Male

Jenna Talackova, a contestant in this year’s Miss Universe Canada pageant, has been disqualified from the competition after organisers discovered that she’s trans. Pageant judges selected Talackova from numerous other applicants to compete in the finals for the Donald Trump-owned competition, but after Denis Davilla, one of the directors, had suspicions that she didn’t meet ...

Red Tory v.3.0.3: Fake Billionaire to Moderate GOP Debate

News that reality-show host Donald Trump will be “moderating” a post-Christmas Republican “debate” in Iowa gave Lawrence O’Donnell yet another delightful opportunity last night to heap copious amounts of scathing abuse on the obnoxious grifter… Of course, should the Newsmax-sponsored event actually come to fruition it will definitely be “must-see TV” – but solely as ...

Donald Trump still on TV, Contemplations of the Apocalypse

Arrgh.  I had planned on writing about something else, but this is bugging me. Short form: Donald Trump, still on TV, why? I wonder if anyone else is as tired as I am of Donald Trump incessantly braying at them from their TV sets.  Even as I type this, he’s bellowing about something or other ...

daveberta.ca - Alberta politics blog: recommended reading: how the katz group did an end run around the best interests of edmontonians.

If you read one article today, please read Paula Simons well written column on how billionaire Daryl Katz and the Katz Group were able to score major concessions from the City of Edmonton during their campaign to secure public funds to build their new downtown arena. Simons: Katz Group power play scores major concessions from ...

LeDaro: Rick Perry trumped by Donald Trump

Donald Trump says he is very impressed with “Jim” Perry after Trump had dinner with him.