Tiny Trump, America’s child

It started yesterday on Reddit and is now sweeping social media — Tiny Trump! It’s the perfect opportunity for photo manipulators to demonstrate their skills. These representative samples are all from imgur […]

Trump proves what a vulgar pig he is

Not that there was any doubt. The Washington Post broke the story this afternoon. Trump’s response: “This was locker room banter, a private conversation that took place many years ago. Bill […]

Plan B: Politics trumps science — again

The following is a reprint of “Plan B: Politics trumps science,” published here December 10, 2011. With minor changes, it is as relevant today as it was in 2011. Remember, […]

You've Been Trumped

Scotland got Trumped

For a quiet, reasoned discussion of the issues, it’s hard to beat Bill Moyers on PBS. Even the program’s set is quiet — two people seated at a simple oak […]

Plan B

Plan B: Politics trumps science

Something disturbing happened in Washington this week. No, it wasn’t election related. It wasn’t even Congress related. It was a single individual, Katherine Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services, […]