A political trial

So Donald Trump was acquitted. This isn’t a surprise. Frankly, I’m surprised that seven Republican senators voted to convict him on the articles of impeachment brought by the House of Representatives. For the record, those seven were Richard Burr of North Carolina, Bill Cassidy of Louisiana, Susan Collins of Maine, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, Mitt […]

Bizarro World

I mentioned to my wife a few nights ago that, along with all of the other political upheaval in the U.S. as we approach the 2020 election, things could still be worse: Ruth Bader Ginsburg could die before the election, giving Donald Trump a chance to quickly nominate her replacement, despite the refusal of Senate […]