How the Science of “Blue Lies” Explains Trump’s Supporters

by Jeremy Adam Smith   Scientific American These are a very particular form of deception that can build solidarity within groups Donald Trump tells lies. His deceptions and misleading statements are easy to unmask. In one example—among hundreds of well-documented lies—FBI director James Comey told Congress in March that there is “no information that supports” Trump’s claim … Continue reading How the Science of “Blue Lies” Explains Trump’s Supporters

“Executive Time” is what Donald Trump does Most of the Time, which means he’s Goofing around on Twitter and Watching Fox News on TV. Here’s the Proof…

We knew Donald Trump spends much of his day live-tweeting Fox News coverage. Now read Trump's "Executive Time"-filled leaked private schedules, which documents his day is spent doing things besides being "presidential." As in watching TV and tweeting about how he is portrayed on the news. by Alexi McCammond, Jonathan Swan Axios Feb 3, 2019 A White House … Continue reading “Executive Time” is what Donald Trump does Most of the Time, which means he’s Goofing around on Twitter and Watching Fox News on TV. Here’s the Proof…

Far from being Non-Partisan: Admission by FBI Veteran Shows Why The FBI Probably Should Not Exist

by Caitlin Johnstone Jan 21, 2019 On the 18th of November, 1964, the FBI’s appallingly corrupt boss J. Edgar Hoover denounced Martin Luther King Jr. as “the most notorious liar in the country.” A few days later, a Hoover deputy named William Sullivan wrote King a letter posing as a disillusioned follower and using powerful, manipulative … Continue reading Far from being Non-Partisan: Admission by FBI Veteran Shows Why The FBI Probably Should Not Exist

The Election Circus Begins

by Chris Hedges Truthdig Jan 7, 2019 It is January 2019. This signals the start of the 2020 election circus. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is the first big-name Democrat on stage. But we will soon be deluged with candidates, bizarre antics and endless commentary by fatuous TV and radio pundits. The hyperventilating, the constant polling, the … Continue reading The Election Circus Begins

How to Stop Worrying and Learn to Love the PayGo

BY STEPHEN BONI GHION JOURNAL JANUARY 8, 2019 Up until a few weeks ago, I doubt many members of the public had heard of a proposed House of Representatives rule called PayGo, which just got passed overwhelmingly last week with only reps Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ro Khanna, and Tulsi Gabbard voting against it. However, along the … Continue reading How to Stop Worrying and Learn to Love the PayGo

Life in a Petriana Dish (Echochamber Friday)

Ok. So last time on Echochamber Friday, we read PETE DAVIDSON STAY AWAY FROM ARIANA GRANDE ... Your Life Depends on It!!! and at that time, I told you all I have no idea who these people are nor why they are famous. It's just fun to yell, "Run Pete, RUN!" I assume from the … Continue reading Life in a Petriana Dish (Echochamber Friday)

Elizabeth Warren enters the 2020 presidential race

FOX News is an "Echo Chamber Of Fear And Hate" Massachusetts Democrat Sen. Elizabeth Warren is launching an exploratory committee for president as she gears up for a 2020 presidential election bid, she announced in a new video on Monday. Why it matters: Warren is the first prominent Democratic contender to launch this process. Between … Continue reading Elizabeth Warren enters the 2020 presidential race