AeroMexico DNA Discount (EchoChamber Friday)

Welcome to EchoChamber Friday, where we intentionally look at articles we would not ordinarily read to see how "the other half" lives and so we don't become frogs in a well. Today, we have a commercial for you from AeroMexico.  I recommend the taco trucks in Juárez... your mileage may vary. https://youtu.be/2sCeMTB5P6U And while you're … Continue reading AeroMexico DNA Discount (EchoChamber Friday)

Donald Trump Calls Newspaper Writers and Poses as ‘John Barron’ or ‘John Miller’: Here are the Tapes

It's been known for years that Donald Trump used to pretend to be a fake Trump Organization representative named "John Barron" on the phone with reporters in the 1980s. In 1990, he testified under oath while giving testimony for a lawsuit that he used the alias "on occasion." During the 2016 campaign, the Washington Post … Continue reading Donald Trump Calls Newspaper Writers and Poses as ‘John Barron’ or ‘John Miller’: Here are the Tapes

The Wall (Echochamber Friday)

It's ah... Echochamber Monday because we forgot to do it Friday. So we don't become frogs in a well, let's see how the other half lives by intentionally reading some stuff we wouldn't ordinarily read. Everyone is talking about the wall and the accompanying government shutdown these days. What are they saying? First Law of … Continue reading The Wall (Echochamber Friday)

Donald Trump Learned to Talk to Americans by Playing the People’s Champion on WWF Wrasslin’

With the help of professional wrestling, Trump discovered that he could be the voice of the people. By All That's Interesting Donald Trump’s transformation from East Coast rich kid to President of the United States took decades to play out — and had Trump not participated in the WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment), it may have … Continue reading Donald Trump Learned to Talk to Americans by Playing the People’s Champion on WWF Wrasslin’

5 Things You Learn About Filthy Rich People Working at a Fancy Hotel

by Taylor Crane Cracked The rich and the famous live lives of unthinkable luxury in their gated homes far away from us commoners. But if you want to peer into their bizarre lives without the help of a telephoto lens, all you need to do is get a job at a fancy hotel. Cracked sat … Continue reading 5 Things You Learn About Filthy Rich People Working at a Fancy Hotel

The Anti-Trump Party: How the Democratic Party Lost Its Defining Values in an Obsession with Trump

by Jonathan Turley Jan 2, 2019 Washington is a stranger to principle, other than the principle of self advancement. Yet, something new seems to be emerging across the country. Politicians long felt the need to disguise raw political agendas in the pretense of principle. That pretense disappeared. In this age of rage, voters seem to have … Continue reading The Anti-Trump Party: How the Democratic Party Lost Its Defining Values in an Obsession with Trump

Opinion: Trump Is Doing The Right Thing, But He’s Doing It As Trump, Which Means It’s Still Bad

It’s important in politics to be consistent. That’s why I’m always consistent in criticizing Trump no matter what he does. January 2nd, 2019 I’ll criticize Trump for not doing what I want. And then when he does what I said I wanted, I’ll still criticize him. Some smaller minds might call this hypocrisy, but there … Continue reading Opinion: Trump Is Doing The Right Thing, But He’s Doing It As Trump, Which Means It’s Still Bad