Donald R. McClarey

Just in Time for Christmas

Well, President Trump certainly isn’t the first Republican President to be associated with a stuffed bruin:    

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Donald R. McClarey

Spaceship With Dinosaurs Wearing Red Capes Lands!

  As we approach the midterm elections in November, political prognosticators will be pontificating more than usual.  Take everything they say, and that includes me, with a boulder of salt.  As the above video indicates, if 2016 taught us anything

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Donald R. McClarey

Pope Backed Hillary

That the Pope backed Clinton does not surprise me.  The allegation that he used Church funds to support her campaign, if true, does surprise me and is a bombshell.  From The Daily Wire:   One of the Pontiff’s chief appointments,

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Donald R. McClarey

Bingo

For each age is a dream that is dying, Or one that is coming to birth. Arthur O’Shaughnessy, Ode, 1873 “I think Trump may be one of those figures in history who appears from time to time to mark the

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Donald R. McClarey

Trump Is Doing His Worst to Make Me Regret My Vote

This is an appalling tweet by Trump:     Donald J. Trump‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump Our relationship with Russia has NEVER been worse thanks to many years of U.S. foolishness and stupidity and now, the Rigged Witch Hunt! 11:05 PM – 15

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Donald R. McClarey

Trump Pardons D’Souza

    President Trump today issued a pardon to conservative gadfly Dinesh D’Souza.  D’Souza was convicted of a felony in 2014 in a donation bundling scandal when a friend of his was running for the Senate from New York and

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Donald R. McClarey

Thanks Hillary

“We do not do well with white men and we don’t do well with married, white women. And part of that is an identification with the Republican Party, and a sort of ongoing pressure to vote the way that your

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Donald R. McClarey

Nuts

Yeah, Trump has most definitely driven some people crazy, for example Jill Abrahamson, former New York Times executive editor:   It’s easy to look at what’s happening in Washington DC and despair. That’s why I carry a little plastic Obama

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Donald R. McClarey

New York Times Catches Up To Trump

From Powerline:   In February of last year, at CPAC, President Trump linked mass Muslim immigration to an increase in crime in Sweden. The New York Times, in an article called “From an Anchor’s Lips to Trump’s Ears to Sweden’s

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Donald R. McClarey

Trump Is Not the Authoritarian

Tucker Carlson points out that the people acting like authoritarians have not been Trump and his supporters but the frenzied Resistance and their Deep State allies:     What Trump has revealed is that many people among those who consider

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Donald R. McClarey

The Russians Were Coming! The Russians Were Coming!

The Mueller investigation has labored mightily lo these many months and brought forth indictments against 13 Russians, none of whom are in custody, and three Russian entities:         A federal grand jury has indicted 13 Russian nationals

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Donald R. McClarey

Destroy the Constitution in Order to Save It

    Ben Shapiro has been one of the more prescient observers of Donald Trump from the mainstream Right.  Never a fan, he concedes that the President has presided over a fairly normal Republican administration even if his tweets and

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Donald R. McClarey

Why Trump?

              “We’ve got to enforce our border, go to enforce our laws.  But there are people willing to do jobs Americans aren’t willing to do. Lots of Americans don’t want to pick cotton in

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Donald R. McClarey

Trump: First Year

Well this is interesting.  Professor Allen C. Guelzo, a notable Civil War historian, his Gettysburg:  The Last Invasion is the best contemporary one volume treatment of the campaign, takes a look at the first year of Trump.  Guelzo is not a

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Donald R. McClarey

Trump and Religious Liberty

As faithful readers of this blog know, I long refused to support Donald Trump for fear he was at heart a liberal Democrat.  How wrong I was:   The Department of Health and Human Services announced Thursday it will form

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Donald R. McClarey

Of Fake News Awards and Hysteria

      Major-General John A. Drx, Commanding at New York: Whereas there has been wickedly and traitorously printed and published this morning in the New York World and New York Journal of Commerce, newspapers printed and published in the

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Donald R. McClarey

Mark Shea Hardest Hit

  Trump is in fine physical and mental health.  The media’s obsession about Trump’s health stands in stark contrast to their complete indifference about Hillary’s health during the 2016 campaign.  What makes this quite bizarre is that Trump continually had

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Donald R. McClarey

Moore v. Jones: A Pre-Mortem

Well, the Roy Moore v. Doug Jones race will be mercifully over tomorrow, and all current polls show Moore ahead.  Nothing is ever certain in politics, but it looks like Moore is headed to victory.  A few observations:    Alabama

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Donald R. McClarey

Trump Moves American Embassy to Jerusalem

    “I have determined that it is time to official recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel,” President Trump said. “While previous presidents have made this a major campaign promise, they failed to deliver. Today, I am delivering.” He

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Donald R. McClarey

Devil Take the Hindmost

James Comey, former FBI Director, is one very strange individual.  Go here to read the rest about the above image that Comey tweeted.  So now Comey is concerned about the rep of the FBI?  Perhaps he should have been concerned

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Donald R. McClarey

Why Trump

Tucker Carlson gets it:     It turns out the GOP wasn’t simply out of touch with its voters; the party had no idea who its voters were or what they believed. For decades, party leaders and intellectuals imagined that

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John Kelly Press Conference

Hattip to an old ROTC buddy of mine, retired Lieutenant Colonel Peter Dubravec.       White House Chief of Staff John Kelly said Thursday he was “stunned and broken-hearted” after Rep. Frederica Wilson listened in on a conversation between

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Donald R. McClarey

Why Trump?

A completely inept and out of touch leadership class is the main reason. Retired Army Lieutenant Colonel, and lawyer, Kurt Schlichter explains it:   Where are the elite’s achievements? Our betters have been running things and yet they are the

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Donald R. McClarey

Roy Moore Wins

West Point grad, Vietnam Vet, and former Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, Roy Moore, decisively beat incumbent Luther Strange in the Republican primary and will now go to the general election in Alabama on December 12 against Democrat

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Donald R. McClarey

The Left and Instapundit Remind Us of Why Trump is President

WALL STREET JOURNAL: The Politicization Of Everything. Healthy democracies have ample room for politics but leave a larger space for civil society and culture that unites more than divides. With the politicization of the National Football League and the national

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Donald R. McClarey

Trump on Afghanistan

  When you’re wounded and left on Afghanistan’s plains, And the women come out to cut up what remains, Jest roll to your rifle and blow out your brains An’ go to your Gawd like a soldier. Go, go, go

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The Military Coup Against Donald Trump

    Kurt Schlichter, columnist, attorney and retired Army Colonel, has written the first part of a fictional account of a military coup against President Trump in 2018:   But how would one pull off a coup d’etat in the

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Quotes Suitable for Framing: Glenn Reynolds

  Trump, as I keep saying, is a symptom of how rottenly dysfunctional our sorry political class is. Take away Trump and they’re just as awful and destructive. He just brings their awfulness to the fore, where it’s no longer

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Farce

So Donald Trump Jr. was conned during the campaign into meeting with a female Russian attorney who allegedly had dirt from the Russian government on Hillary Clinton.  The meeting was held, the Russian attorney, Natalia Veselnitskaya, had no information on

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Trump’s Warsaw Uprising Speech

  Trump’s best speech yet.  The Polish people love freedom and seem largely immune to the pc death virus that has infected so much of the West.   PRESIDENT TRUMP: Thank you very much. That’s so nice. The United States

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Pope-President Alliance on Charlie Gard

Donald J. Trump‏Verified account @realDonaldTrump   If we can help little #CharlieGard, as per our friends in the U.K. and the Pope, we would be delighted to do so. 7:00 AM – 3 Jul 2017 After a statement by what was

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