Published on Friday, 20 April 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
flying-monkeySean Hannity of FOX News fame is not only Trump's most vocal lapdog, he's also a fellow client of notorious fixer Michael Cohen. Now the FBI has Cohen's files on both men. This is getting good.  Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 19 April 2018 6:00 pm by Peter Smith
trumpvangelicals-more-than-everFrom the Public Religion Research Institute: White evangelical support for Donald Trump has steadily increased over time. Notably, Trump’s favorability among white evangelicals never reached 50 percent during the 2016 primary season. By the early fall of 2016, however, his favorability among white evangelicals had jumped to 61 percent. By the ... Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 19 April 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
bush-galaxyBarbara Bush was the center of the Bush political universe. The rest of the Bush family revolved around her.  Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 18 April 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
buying-coffeeThe arrest of two black men at a Starbucks in Philadelphia is yet another example of the two worlds that exist in our society. One of privilege and one of discrimination.  Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 17 April 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
tax-dayDon't forget to file your tax returns today! The Kremlin is waiting!  Read More and Comment
Published on Sunday, 15 April 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
scooter-pardonDonald Trump pardoned Scooter Libby, a guy he didn't even know, a guy who over a decade ago was convicted of perjury and obstruction of justice after he tried to protect his boss Dick Cheney.  Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 13 April 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
ryan-s-resignationSpeaker of the House Paul Ryan, once the darling of fiscal conservatives, is resigning from Congress. He says it is so he can spend more time with his family, but every politician says that. The real reason probably has more to do with the Trump-induced blue wave predicted to hit in November.  Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 12 April 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
zuckerbergMark Zuckerberg was grilled on Capitol Hill by a bunch of old white guys who still use rotary phones. I doubt anything significant will actually result from his visit.  Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 11 April 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
brewed-on-grant-landslideThe landslide out on Route 30 is just the latest such infrastructure disaster in our area. But don't worry, PennDOT is on the case!      Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 10 April 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
surrenderTrump continues to wage foreign policy by Twitter, confounding those who actually have to carry out U.S. Foreign Policy.  Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 10 April 2018 4:30 pm by Peter Smith
contempt-breeds-contemptI opened my voicemail over the weekend to get a call from "Anonymous" who read my story on a fundraiser for Puerto Rico hurricane relief, attended by the outspoken mayor of St. Juan, Carmen Yulin Cruz.  The called let loose with a barrage, that Puerto Rico is a "s---hole" place whose leaders ran it into the ground financially. The implication ... Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 05 April 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
epa-smokeEPA chief Scott Pruitt has come under scrutiny for ethics violations and wasting taxpayer money on lavish travel. But none of that compares to the damage he is doing by rolling back environmental regulations.  Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 04 April 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
brewed-on-grant-home-openerThe Pittsburgh Pirates won their home opener against the Twins. Too bad nobody was there to see it.    Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 03 April 2018 5:00 pm by Peter Smith
hell-of-a-storyNo, Pope Francis didn't say that hell doesn't exist. That he did was the claim of Eugenio Scalfari, a journalist friend of the pope who doesn't share the pope's religious faith but who also doesn't have a recording or notes to verify his report, according to the Times. People forget, perhaps understandably for a rock star, how traditional the pope is ... Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 03 April 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
lorraine-motelI can't believe it's been 50 years since the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. There is no question that some progress has been made (we did have a black president), but we are still a nation dealing with racial tension and division.  Read More and Comment
Published on Monday, 02 April 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
uss-trumpTrump can't seem to find a good lawyer who wants to go down with him. Strange.  Read More and Comment
Published on Friday, 30 March 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
bullyThe NRA and FOX News types are spreading the conspiracy theory that the Parkland High School protesters are "crisis actors." Sure. They survived a mass shooting ... but they are actors. Talk about blaming the victim. Shameless.  Read More and Comment
Published on Thursday, 29 March 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
rocket-man-2John Bolton is probably the only guy on the planet who could make Trump look measured. Good choice.  Read More and Comment
Published on Wednesday, 28 March 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
rick-s-first-aidRick Santorum is known for his controversial homophobic and bigoted comments, even comparing gay marriage to man-on-dog bestiality, so it is no surprise that he is now on CNN making more crazy comments. He thinks young people should take a CPR class instead of marching for gun laws.  Read More and Comment
Published on Tuesday, 27 March 2018 12:00 am by Rob Rogers
break-inYes, Facebook should be protecting users from having their information used without their permission. But let's not forget that most people are giving their permission when they sign up for all of those apps.  Read More and Comment