AP – August 4, 2018

The now-disbanded voting integrity commission launched by the Trump administration to investigate the 2016 presidential election uncovered no evidence to support the president’s claims of widespread voter fraud, according to an analysis of administration documents released.

The FRAUD – an UNsubstantiated accusation.

(LOSING the  popular vote was a Trump fixation.)


The New York Times – June 18, 2018

Leading figures of both parties demanded on Sunday that President Trump halt his administration’s practice of separating children from their parents when apprehended at the border, as the issue further polarized the already divisive immigration debate in Washington.

The American ethos is to PREVENT‬
‪”Cruel and unusual punishment.”‬


Associated Press –  June 14, 2018

But, even in this fast–growing a niche market, companies can hide behind murky dealings, making it difficult to know the story behind any given fish.

Some CLAIMS that it’s “local’ can be squishy.
Too vocal about local may be “fishy.”



The New York Times  – June 4, 2018

President Donald Trump… Asserted that he has the power to pardon himself, raising the prospect that he might take extraordinary action to immunize himself from the ongoing probe.

“Pardon me,” I see this fatal flaw:

“No man should be above the law.”


‪Reuters – May 23, 2018

‪While U.S. public support for more gun control measures has grown slowly but steadily over the years, it typically spikes immediately after the mass shootings that have become part of the U.S. landscape, then falls back to pre-massacre levels within a few months.‬

If it’s true that “memory matters”‬
‪Here’s a finding that is stark:‬
‪The attempt to tame gun violence‬
‪Remains a “shot in the dark.”‬