Trump Basically Let Rudy Giuliani Hijack American Foreign Policy

New testimony from a former Trump adviser details how Rudy Giuliani was able to hijek American foreign policy.

Previewing The Fourth Democratic Debate

With twelve Democrats set to clash tonight in Ohio, it's time to take a look at the state of the race.

Turks Continue Offensive As Trump Imposes Weak-Kneed Sanctions

As the Turkish invasion of northern Syria continues, Donald Trump responds with basically nothing.

Republicans Silent On Trump White House's Use Of Private Communication

The same Republicans who were outraged over Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server are silent about the use of private apps by Trump officials.

Mike Bloomberg Reconsidering Decision Not To Run For President?

Michael Bloomberg is reportedly reconsidering his decision not to run for President.

Fort Worth Police Shooting Leaves Innocent Woman Dead

Another police shooting of an innocent African-American. This time in Fort Worth, Texas.

Warren's Same-Sex Marriage Joke Raises Concerns

Elizabeth Warren's comments at an LGBT rights forum late last week were cheered by the audience, but some Democrats are raising concerns about their impact on the General Election.

Senate Report Details Russian Interference In 2016 Election, Warns About 2020

A new Senate Intelligence Committee report adds to the evidence regarding Russian interference in the 2016 election.

Turkey, Syria, And Russia Win, U.S. Loses As Syrian Crisis Widens

Turkish forces advance, American forces retreat, the Kurds seek new allies, and Syria and Russia come out the winners.

Commission On Presidential Debates Sets Schedule For General Election Debates

The Commission on Presidential Debates has released the schedule and criteria for the General Election debates. As usual, the criteria are heavily biased in favor of the major party candidates.

Tulsi Gabbard Threatening To Boycott Debate. Would Anyone Notice? [UPDATED]

Tulsi Gabbard, who managed to qualify for tomorrow's fourth Democratic debate after missing out on the third, is threatening to boycott what may be her last chance to make her case to a national audience.

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Open Forum

Where you can't be off topic because there IS no topic.

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The Problem with Trump: The Turks and the Kurds

Trump's error in Syria.

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On Republican Hypocrisy

The impeachment battle on Capitol Hill is revealing a whole lot of Republican hypocrisy.

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Should We Feel Obligated To Always Leave A Tip?

Is tipping a social obligation or an incentive/punishment related to quality of service?

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The Problem with Trump: A Preface

Thinking about support for Trump and considering how recent events may influence that support.

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Status Of Brexit Is Clear As Mud As Deadline Nears

With just over two weeks to go until the deadline, the status of Brexit is entirely unclear.

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Louisiana Governor's Race Headed To Runoff

As widely expected, yesterday's "jungle primary" in the Louisiana Governor's race ended with nobody winning a majority.

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Is Impeachment "Overturning" an Election?

When the facts make for a poor defense, attack the process.

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Kenyan Runner Eliud Kipchoge Breaks The Two-Hour Marathon

A new record, but unfortunately it won't be recognized.

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Trump Bows Down To King Corn On Ethanol Subsidies And Mandates

With an eye on the trade war and the 2020 election, President Trump is increasing subsidies and mandates for corn-based ethanol.

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Impeachment is not a Coup

A public service announcement.

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Acting DHS Secretary Kevin McAleenan Out After Six Months In Office

President Trump loses yet another Cabinet Secretary.

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Former Ambassador To Ukraine: Pressure From Trump And Giuliani Forced Me Out

Marie Yovanovitch, the former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, had a lot to say when she testified before Congress yesterday.

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Rudy Giuliani Under Criminal Investigation

Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani is under criminal investigation by the same office he once headed as U.S. Attorney.

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Open Forum

Where you can't be off topic because there IS no topic.

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Trump's Attacks On Biden Turn Crude, Rude, And Unpresidential

The President of the United States behaves like a child.

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Shepard Smith Out at Fox [UPDATED]

The longtime anchor is leaving the network, ostensibly at his request.

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Trump Loses Another Legal Effort To Block Congressional Document Requests

President Trump loses another lawsuit against his ongoing efforts to stonewall Congress.

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Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Wins Nobel Peace Prize

This year's Nobel Peace Prize Laureate comes from a part of the world that most people almost never think about.

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A Photo for Friday: "Yawn"

Happy Friday (and here's to a weekend in which the news makes us yawn for a change).

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White House Officials 'Alarmed' By Trump Contacts With Ukraine

New reports indicated that the President's contacts with Ukraine's President set off alarm bells inside the White House.

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Two Giuliani Associates Arrested While Heading Out Of The Country

Two associates of President Trump's attorney Rudy Giuliani were arrested on their way out of the country, and the question is what connection Giuliani may have to the reasons behind their arrest.

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The N.B.A. Continues To Kiss Chinese Ass

The National Basketball Association's kowtowing to China hits American shores.

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