Reflecting on the attitudes and actions of current politics

Intended and unintended results of loss of moral compass today From the beginning of the 2016 presidential election and up to today, elements (I refuse to call them humans) have plotted, planned, and carried out a variety of campaigns to smear reputations, revile opponents, and destroy people’s lives. This isn’t particularly about one political party or another. It isn’t particularly about one rag news outlet or another. It is about the moral breakdown not just of a generation such as millennials but even those older generations. When do we as citizens and as humans cross a line? Is it when … Continue reading

McConnell Preparing to Have GOP Senators Break with Trump

From HotAir: There are so many intriguing twists in this NYT story about behind-the-scenes efforts to stop Trump that you’ll save time by skipping this post and reading it yourself. This is the showstopper, though: While still hopeful that Mr. Rubio might prevail, Mr. McConnell has begun preparing senators for the prospect of a Trump nomination, assuring them that, if it threatened to harm them in the general election, they could run negative ads about Mr. Trump to create space between him and Republican senators seeking re-election. Mr. McConnell has raised the possibility of treating Mr. Trump’s loss as a … Continue reading