Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the End of the (American) World As We Know It.

A few months ago the big German magazine Der Spiegel ran this cover of Donald Trump.With the title "The End of the World, As We Know it."And yesterday when the flaming orange proclaimed that the U.S. is pulling out of the Paris Accord, it was shared on social media all over the planet.But while it ...

Montreal Simon: The Simpsons on Donald Trump’s 125 Days in Power

After nine days abroad in Europe and the Middle East Donald Trump is on his back to Washington and calling his trip a "home run."When in fact it was a total disaster, and Trump never looked so crazy and dangerous. President Trump failed to commit to remaining within the Paris climate agreement during a two-day meeting ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump’s Russian Problem Just Keeps Getting Worse

Oh well, at least now we know why those Russian diplomats seemed to be having such a good time in the Oval Office, while Donald Trump seemed strangely out of it.Not only had he shared some top-secret intelligence with them, after ordering the White House media out of the room.It seems Trump also told the ...

Montreal Simon: One More Reason Donald Trump Must Go

When I ran this picture the other day I thought there was something strange about it. And it wasn't just that the U.S. media had been ordered out of the room. Or that it was the day after Trump had fired James Comey. I just thought the Russian foreign minister and the Russian ambassador seemed to ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Week From Hell

It seems only fitting that Donald Trump should end his week at Liberty University, invoking the name of God, and denouncing his critics.Because for Trump it was a week from Hell.A week when his inner beast, or inner fascist was finally revealed. And he was seen to be both crazy, and dangerous, AND as dumb ...

Montreal Simon: The Donald Trump and Michael Flynn Show

They used to work together so well, like two old soft shoe shufflers on the election campaign circuit. Donald Trump singing out "Lyin' Hillary Clinton" and Gen. Michael Flynn leading the chant "lock her up, lock her up."It was practically an American love story. But then Trump made Flynn his national security adviser, and it all went horribly wrong.Read ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Trumpcare Bill That Will Destroy Him

The front page of the New York Daily News sums up the situation well. Donald Trump grins moments after the House of Representatives had passed his Trumpcare bill.While his Republicans prepared to party… Even though the bill would take health insurance away from at least 24 million Americans.And condemn many of the poorest and the most ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Trumpcare Disaster

Well what a difference a day makes. On Thursday Donald Trump was sitting in the cab of a monster truck demanding that Republicans support his plan to replace Obamacare.Or else.And when he woke up yesterday morning, he seemed pretty confident his Trumpcare plan would be approved. But sadly for him, that's as good as it got.Read ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Lies That Will Destroy Him

Well we know that it wasn't exactly a meeting of minds. We know that Donald Trump acted like an orange oaf when he met with Angela Merkel.Or like a very small man, with no manners or class. And we know how it ended…Read more »

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump’s Cruel and Monstrous Budget

It's a budget plan only the monstrous Donald Trump and his bestial followers could love. A plan that would take money from the poor and the vulnerable, and hand it over to the police, the military, and the millionaires.  One that would attack the arts and the humanities as only fascists can.And one that could only ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Disciples of a False Prophet

Well there he was in Nashville yesterday, surrounded by his faithful supporters, and bellowing like a beast.Giving them what they wanted. Another chance to chant "lock her up" four months after the election.For they are beasts like him.Read more »

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Incredibly Shrinking President

As you probably know, Donald Trump has been trying to keep a very low profile ever since he sent out these deranged early morning tweets just over a week ago. He has turned into the Incredibly Shrinking President, no doubt hoping that Americans will forget all about those tweets, and not question his sanity.But now he's ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Incredibly Shrinking President

As you probably know, Donald Trump has been trying to keep a very low profile ever since he sent out these deranged early morning tweets just over a week ago. He has turned into the Incredibly Shrinking President, no doubt hoping that Americans will forget all about those tweets, and not question his sanity.But now he's ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Ticket To Hell

He hated Obamacare with a passion, if only because of its name. He ranted and raved about it during the campaign, he vowed to destroy it the moment he came to office.But now that he is president, and the Democrats are calling his Republican plan to replace it Trumpcare, he hates that name too.And it's getting more ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Ticket To Hell

He hated Obamacare with a passion, if only because of its name. He ranted and raved about it during the campaign, he vowed to destroy it the moment he came to office.But now that he is president, and the Democrats are calling his Republican plan to replace it Trumpcare, he hates that name too.And it's getting more ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Russian Connection

Donald Trump must have hoped he would be able to bury the Russian election hacking story, in some dark place where nobody could ever find it.Or shred it, or burn it.So he could say if there is no evidence, it never happened. It's just FAKE NEWS.But unfortunately for him, if that was his plan, it just became ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Russian Connection

Donald Trump must have hoped he would be able to bury the Russian election hacking story, in some dark place where nobody could ever find it.Or shred it, or burn it.So he could say if there is no evidence, it never happened. It's just FAKE NEWS.But unfortunately for him, if that was his plan, it just became ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Real Steve Bannon

Saturday Night Live likes to portray Steve Bannon, Donald Trump's chief strategist, as the Grim Reaper.And the real president of the United States.But now that Bannon has emerged from the shadows, and outlined his master plan for total Trump domination, I think SNL's portrayal is far too generous.Read more »

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Real Steve Bannon

Saturday Night Live likes to portray Steve Bannon, Donald Trump's chief strategist, as the Grim Reaper.And the real president of the United States.But now that Bannon has emerged from the shadows, and outlined his master plan for total Trump domination, I think SNL's portrayal is far too generous.Read more »

Montreal Simon: How Can We Get Rid Of Donald Trump?

Donald Trump has now been president for a full month, and already his presidency seems to be falling apart.His ratings are falling like a stone, psychiatrists can't decide whether he's mentally ill or just senile.And the Swedes are wondering what he's been smoking. So the obvious question is, how can we get rid of him?Read more ...

Montreal Simon: How Can We Get Rid Of Donald Trump?

Donald Trump has now been president for a full month, and already his presidency seems to be falling apart.His ratings are falling like a stone, psychiatrists can't decide whether he's mentally ill or just senile.And the Swedes are wondering what he's been smoking. So the obvious question is, how can we get rid of him?Read more ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Republican Fausts

He's only been in office a short time, but already Donald Trump is setting the world on fire.Along with his grubby adviser Steve Bannon, the man many believe is the real president, he has been causing chaos all over the world, triggering huge demonstrations all over America.And the Republicans in Congress aren't even trying to restrain ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Cabinet from Hell

Some people believe that Donald Trump tweets compulsively just to confuse and distract his enemies.But I don't. I think he just can't help himself… Can't help sounding like a maniac, or a dictator.Still, it can't be denied that Trump has good reason to try to distract Americans from taking a good hard look at the kind ...

Montreal Simon: The Night Hillary Clinton Demolished Donald Trump

For a sickening moment during last night's debate, I thought Donald Trump was going to give Hillary Clinton a hard time, score some badly needed points. And maybe even win the debate, after losing the two others. For he started out looking reasonably under control, he wasn't sniffling or snuffling, and he was talking about jobs. But sadly for ...

Montreal Simon: Donald Trump and the Revolt of the Trumplings

Now it really is looking like the final scene in a horror movie. With the monster Donald Trump cornered and increasingly desperate.Most decent Americans now consider him a sleazy sexual predator. Fewer people are attending his rallies. His polls are collapsing. And he's never sounded crazier, or more dangerous.Read more »