Tag: Priorities

Why Does Trump Believe He Could Survive Murder But Not Peeing Prostitutes? | Crooks and Liars

I understand why Donald Trump rails against the Robert Mueller investigation for examining possible collusion between his campaign and the Russians. I understand why Trump is upset about investigations into his business dealings and possible obstruction of justice. There are serious consequences for Trump, his family, and his associates if more wrongdoing is conclusively demonstrated.

But why is he so worked up about the pee tape?

via Why Does Trump Believe He Could Survive Murder But Not Peeing Prostitutes? | Crooks and Liars

America gives $700bn to the military – but says healthcare is a luxury | Trevor Timm | Opinion | The Guardian

On Monday, the Pentagon received even more money than it had asked for. Funding war is something that both Democrats and Republicans can agree on

Source: America gives $700bn to the military – but says healthcare is a luxury | Trevor Timm | Opinion | The Guardian

Faced With Trump’s Looming Press Crisis, Media Embrace Timidity And Accommodation| Protecting  business before News

Washington Post columnist Ruth Marcus has apparently undergone a rather dramatic change in terms of how she views President-elect Donald Trump — specifically, whether she thinks it’s OK for journalists to label him a liar when he constantly lies.Stressing the “huge challenge” that looms for the press to cover Trum

Source: Faced With Trump’s Looming Press Crisis, Media Embrace Timidity And Accommodation

We are Governed by Idiots. – » The Australian Independent Media Network

After several interest rate reductions over the past two years, a tool used by the Reserve Bank to stimulate activity, not much has happened. Business has not been prompted to invest and consumer spending is flat. So one might well ask, what’s going on behind the scenes? One would think that with interest rates so…

Source: We are Governed by Idiots. – » The Australian Independent Media Network