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Amnesiac Trump pretends he never tried to ignore coronavirus until it went away like a 'miracle'

Amnesiac Trump pretends he never tried to ignore coronavirus until it went away like a 'miracle'

Miracle? Not so much. During Tuesday’s coronavirus briefing, federal officials projected that the nation would experience at least 100,000 to 240,000 deaths due to the COVID-19 pandemic if people
Auntie Maxine takes Trump to the Twitter woodshed

Auntie Maxine takes Trump to the Twitter woodshed

When Trump tried to show off his “expertise” on Monday, he incorrectly told White House correspondent Yamiche Alcindor that the population of Seoul Korea is 38 million. (It’s actually about 10
If you have cable, you are subsidizing Fox News. It might be time to cut the cord. Here's how

If you have cable, you are subsidizing Fox News. It might be time to cut the cord. Here's how

This is an important thread and I highly recommend you read it: 1/ I want to share a bit about Fox News, advertisers, revenue and accountability. Let me first start by saying that, Fox News is
Thousands of people push back as Trump continues his blatant disrespect of black women journalists

Thousands of people push back as Trump continues his blatant disrespect of black women journalists

It was good to see #WeLoveYamiche trending on Twitter after President Donald Trump once again openly disrespected black female journalist Yamiche Alcindor, who is the White House correspondent for PBS
April is the cruelest month ... if we are lucky

April is the cruelest month ... if we are lucky

We are becoming a nation of reluctant mathematicians. Just as everyone’s tenth grade algebra teacher predicted, there really is a need to understand the basics of exponents and formulas. They just
The bucks, the deaths, the misery, the chaos, are 100% on Donald Trump

The bucks, the deaths, the misery, the chaos, are 100% on Donald Trump

The United States is in a very bad place in the novel coronavirus pandemic. With more cases than any other nation on the planet, health care systems under strain in cities across the nation, and a
McConnell rewrites history to blame massive fail on coronavirus on (checks notes) impeachment

McConnell rewrites history to blame massive fail on coronavirus on (checks notes) impeachment

Sen. “Moscow” Mitch McConnell went on the Hugh Hewitt radio show Tuesday, as he often does when he wants to be especially awful. He was exceptionally awful in all the most predictable ways: blaming
Under the cover of the coronavirus, billionaire looters are stealing America's air, water, and soil

Under the cover of the coronavirus, billionaire looters are stealing America's air, water, and soil

In most emergencies, networks seem eager to show images of people looting, but with the coronavirus crisis, those images don’t seem to be reaching our screens. Which is surprising, because the level
After epic failures in testing large urban areas, Trump is doubling down in smaller rural ones

After epic failures in testing large urban areas, Trump is doubling down in smaller rural ones

Donald Trump had no idea there was still a testing problem in the U.S. "I haven't heard about testing in weeks," Trump said during a Monday phone call with governors, obtained by CBS News. Trump was
Fighting to contain the coronavirus around the world ... with music and dance

Fighting to contain the coronavirus around the world ... with music and dance

As a medical anthropologist, I have a strong interest in epidemics and how people from different cultures deal with issues of health, healing, and education. Faced with the COVID-19 global pandemic,
Trump says quiet part out loud: 'You'd never have a Republican elected in this country again'

Trump says quiet part out loud: 'You'd never have a Republican elected in this country again'

On Monday morning, Donald Trump spent the better part of an hour diligently working to make sure New York healthcare workers on the front line of COVID-19 got the supplies they are begging for before
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez 'breaks' with Bernie because she can do math, and 30% doesn't win anything

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez 'breaks' with Bernie because she can do math, and 30% doesn't win anything

It wasn’t going to be long before the left-left of the progressive movement turned on New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (aka AOC). The same crowd that claimed that Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth
As crisis continues, Trump tells state governors he 'hasn't heard anything about testing in weeks'

As crisis continues, Trump tells state governors he 'hasn't heard anything about testing in weeks'

Nothing to see here, just CBS News reporting on an audio recording of a call between Donald Trump and state governors in which Trump says, in response to requests for more testing kits, "I haven't
Justice Department investigation into virus vultures could help deliver Senate to the Democrats

Justice Department investigation into virus vultures could help deliver Senate to the Democrats

A little over a week ago, we found out that a group of senators (like North Carolina Republican Richard Burr and appointed Georgia Republican Kelly Loeffler) cashed out of the market after receiving a
Both town and staff are livid with Falwell for reopening Liberty University during pandemic

Both town and staff are livid with Falwell for reopening Liberty University during pandemic

Politico has a closer look at Jerry Falwell Jr.'s decision to reopen his grifty Liberty University, inviting students back into the dorms after they distributed themselves across the country during
Republican state and local officials realize the truth: Trump is hampering fight against coronavirus

Republican state and local officials realize the truth: Trump is hampering fight against coronavirus

As the first reports of a deadly and horrendously infective respiratory virus ravaging China emerged in January, some state and local emergency coordinators around the country galvanized. And some
Trump warns that easier voting means 'you’d never have a Republican elected in this country again'

Trump warns that easier voting means 'you’d never have a Republican elected in this country again'

Donald Trump called in to Fox & Friends Monday morning and openly admitted that if more people vote, Republicans will lose. Democrats are pushing for vote by mail so that people don’t have to risk
Seniors, despite the coronavirus, still support Trump

Seniors, despite the coronavirus, still support Trump

With America’s pandemic-related death toll projected to soon be in the tens of thousands, if not hundreds of thousands by the end of April, we know for a fact that seniors will be the most heavily
Trump has the gall to insinuate that doctors and nurses want more masks so they can steal them

Trump has the gall to insinuate that doctors and nurses want more masks so they can steal them

Just when you think the low-life tainting the White House with his spoor cannot sink any deeper, he reminds us there’s just no line he won’t cross. Donald J. Trump proves every single day that even a
We’re the makers, they’re the takers: Billionaires only exist because we let them

We’re the makers, they’re the takers: Billionaires only exist because we let them

During the 2012 Republican National Convention, the GOP hit on a novel strategy for winning over voters. Because their presumptive nominee was the warm-blooded vertebrate equivalent of low-sodium