Trust in Putin

Trust in Putin

November 16, 2017
The more Donald J. Trump talks about Russia, the harder it is to believe he's actually loyal to the United States. He's dedicated to his money and to his grotesquely inflated ego. He enjoys pomp and parades. The end. /more/

Sex scandals

November 9, 2017
It's getting to where you can't keep track of the lechers, gropers and sexual abusers without a scorecard. Once one of these sexually tinged moral panics we have so frequently gets going, there's no telling whose squalid little sins will be exposed to public view. /more/

Crooked Hillary

November 2, 2017
One prominent figure neither taken into custody nor charged with conspiring against United States this week was Hillary Clinton — or "Crooked Hillary," if you follow President Trump's frenzied tweetstorms. /more/

Generals make mistakes, too

October 26, 2017
Silly me, here I'd been fantasizing about a soft military coup preventing the Braggart-in-Chief from starting World War III. /more/

The casting couch

October 19, 2017
Long ago and far away, I had an academic superior who enjoyed sexually humiliating younger men. There was unwanted touching — always in social situations — but mainly it was about making suggestive remarks, hinting that being a "hunk" was how I'd got hired. /more/

Conspiracy theories

October 12, 2017
Hardly anybody today believes that once unsettling events like solar eclipses are caused by wolves or demons eating the sun. But when it comes to all-too-frequent eruptions of what Philip Roth calls "the indigenous American berserk," many retreat into superstition, or worse. /more/

Botched recovery

October 5, 2017
When the going gets tough, the tough go golfing. /more/

Trump and sports

September 28, 2017
For normal people, sports often serve as a refuge from politics. The president of the United States is not among them. Donald Trump's idea of a spectator sport, it can't be emphasized too often, is WWE professional wrestling: a phony, prescripted spectacle most often on racial and ethnic themes, mainly featuring steroid abusers insufficiently athletic for real pro competition. /more/

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    It's getting to where you can't keep track of the lechers, gropers and sexual abusers without a scorecard. Once one of these sexually tinged moral panics we have so frequently gets going, there's no telling whose squalid little sins will be exposed to public view.
    • Nov 9, 2017
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    In a rite that felt nearly religious, a year ago this week thousands of women voting for Hillary Clinton wore white to the polls mirroring the suffragists who fought for women's access to the ballot a century earlier.
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