Montreal Simon: Donald Trump, James Comey, and the Great Distraction

It was quite a performance by Donald Trump, one that no doubt made millions of people wonder they would survive him. For first he went after the former FBI director James Comey, with an early morning tweet storm yesterday, that had to be seen to be believed. After Comey in a new book made it clear what ...

Montreal Simon: What Is Donald Trump Hiding?

Ever since Robert Mueller indicted thirteen Russians for interfering in the 2016 election, Donald Trump has been acting like he's finally losing his marbles.Lashing out at just about everybody. President Trump lashed out with fresh anger about the intensifying Russia probe over the weekend, accusing Democrats of enabling a foreign adversary to interfere in the 2016 election and ...

The Disaffected Lib: Grease the Skids, It’s Looking Stormy

It’s a now familiar pattern for the Trump brigade. At first deny everything, no matter how implausible the denial, and hope that whatever it is dies a natural death. If repetitive denial doesn’t work, invent some tall tale, again no matter how implausible, and see if that won’t work. Trump has a problem. He danced ...