When word leaked that Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson, a holder of the Order of Friendship award in Putin's Russia, was Donald Trump's choice for secretary of state, John McCain had this thoughtful response: "Vladimir Putin is a thug, a bully, and a murderer and anybody else who describes him as anything else is lying."
If you thought Donald Trump was the face of America's anti-establishment movement, hold on to your chapeaus: A wild wind is rising.
Something is killing us -- beyond the fact that life itself is a terminal condition. Last week brought news that the U.S. mortality rate overall has risen slightly since 2014.
The Emperor With No Clothes is lumbering at his full speed toward the highest office in the free world, pulling behind him to help guard the hens the largest collection of miscreants, misogynists and thieves since Alcatraz closed shop.
All the press buzz is about the press itself lately. It's no secret, the Fourth Estate didn't bring its A-game to covering the 2016 presidential campaign.
The wailing and keening over the choice of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to head the EPA appears to be a lead indicator of a coming revolution far beyond Reagan's.
Donald Trump has long sold himself to a credulous public as a business genius worth many billions.
On gay rights, America has come a great distance in a short time.
Like a bolt of lightning, that call of congratulations from Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen to President-elect Donald Trump illuminated the Asian landscape.
On the first stop of his "thank you" tour in Ohio on Thursday, President-elect Donald Trump hit replay on several of his campaign tropes.
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