Donald R. McClarey

The Plot Sickens

I have never thought much of the intelligence of Joe Biden, but if he did set this up he is much more foolish than even I thought.   The 2020 Democratic candidate with whom the CIA whistleblower had a “professional”

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Donald R. McClarey

Trump v. Warren

    Official Theme Song of the Trump 2020 Campaign?     I often tell people that I practice law not for the money but for the entertainment value.  If it is Trump v. Warren next year, as I expect,

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Donald R. McClarey

Banned by CNN

You can tell when a Trump ad is effective.  CNN will refuse to allow the Trump campaign to buy air time.  The type of corruption that Biden and his son engage in is commonplace in Washington, a town built on

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Donald R. McClarey

Impeach This

    The Democrats are rousing a whirlwind against them in 2020 and most of them have no clue as to what they are doing.  Personally, although I like Trump’s policies, I am still ambivalent about him.  However, the Democrats

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Donald R. McClarey

Impeachment: The Gift in Kind by the Democrats to the Trump Campaign

  Trump’s plan to have the Democrats do the heavy work in his re-election next year is going swimmingly.  The insane Left in the House has fastened upon Trump’s purported attempt to influence the Ukrainian government to reopen the Bursima

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Donald R. McClarey

Bellwether, What Bellwether?

    There were two special elections for Congress on Tuesday, both in North Carolina and which were both won by the GOP.  In North Carolina 3 the Republican crushed the Democrat as was expected.  The Democrats and the news

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Donald R. McClarey

Trump Administration Goes to Bat for Catholics and Pro-lifers

Leftists who are shocked, shocked at how Christians and pro-lifers support Trump are deliberately overlooking the fact that Trump has gained that support the old-fashioned way:  by earning it:   The HHS civil rights office has sent a notice of

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Donald R. McClarey

Best Wishes, Donald

Mind games with the mullahs.

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Donald R. McClarey

The Latest Never Trumper Savior

  I can understand and respect honest Never-Trumpers, I really can, especially since I was once in their ranks.  In many ways I still have problems with Trump, but I have been pleasantly surprised at the number of promises he

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Donald R. McClarey

The Man Has Style

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Donald R. McClarey

Victory!

The next time some Catholic Leftist tries to tell you there is no difference between the parties on abortion, look the Leftist straight in the eyes and call the Leftist a liar, and you may put any adjective before the

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Donald R. McClarey

Trump’s Folly

  News that I missed courtesy of The Babylon Bee:   NUUK, GREENLAND—There have been rumors that President Trump was considering buying Greenland, and Trump has now confirmed those rumors, revealing that he sees it as a great moneymaking opportunity

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Donald R. McClarey

The Significance of Donald Trump

      “I appealed to Lincoln for his own sake to remove Grant at once, and, in giving my reasons for it, I simply voiced the admittedly overwhelming protest from the loyal people of the land against Grant’s continuance

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Donald R. McClarey

The New York Times Apologizes for Acting Like a Newspaper

  Chadwick Moore at Spectator USA gives us the inside scoop:   Dear Valued Subscriber, For a mere $39.99 a month, about what you pay your Guatemalan nanny, you depend on us for thought-provoking personal reassurance, award-winning arrogance, hard-hitting sycophancy,

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Donald R. McClarey

Orange Man Bad

  News that I missed, courtesy of The Babylon Bee: WASHINGTON, D.C.—In his 29-hour-long testimony to Congress earlier this week, former special counsel Robert Mueller was quick to remind lawmakers that his report on Russian interference in the 2016 election

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Donald R. McClarey

Trump is Usually Rude, Crude and Correct

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Donald R. McClarey

Sad Show

News that I missed, courtesy of The Babylon Bee: WASHINGTON, D.C.—Robert Mueller was being criticized for seemingly answering questions slowly, not recalling key details of his investigation, and appearing to be confused throughout his testimony Wednesday. After a brief recess,

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Donald R. McClarey

Emoluments Clause and Trump

The never ending attempt of those who oppose President Trump to get rid of him by hook or crook took a punch in the face when a panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit dismissed

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Donald R. McClarey

Smart Woman

  Interesting: First lady Melania Trump warned her husband that Dr. Christine Blasey Ford was not being truthful when she accused Justice Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her in high school, according to a new book. “You know that woman

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Donald R. McClarey

True

  Trump’s speech revealed a far more ideologically conservative Trump than he was is 2016. When Trump ran for the presidency, he was not ideological. His leanings appeared to be towards the left. He probably thought conservatives were a bit

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Donald R. McClarey

Stop the Presses: Zombie John Dean Says That Trump is Worse Than Nixon!

The Democrats hoping to impeach Trump had the really bad idea to roll in 80 year old John Dean to claim that Trump is worse than Nixon.  I was all of 17 when John Dean ceased to be relevant in

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Donald R. McClarey

Remembering A Man From a Far Country

There were giants in the earth in those days Genesis 6: 4       Presidential Message in Commemoration of the 40th Anniversary of Pope John Paul II’s First Pilgrimage to Poland Issued on: June 2, 2019 On this day,

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Donald R. McClarey

Anti-Semites Should be Made of Sterner Stuff

  One of the more ridiculous charges against President Trump is that he, with a Jewish daughter, a Jewish son-in-law and Jewish grandchildren, is anti-Semitic.  Perhaps this will put paid to this particular canard:   Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

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Donald R. McClarey

Quotes Suitable for Framing: Lucid Ideas

“Once again, for the record and all together now… …It is not that Trump is necessarily so smart it is that these people are so absolutely god awful. As Glenn Reynolds likes to say, “We have the worst political class

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Donald R. McClarey

Reverse Watergate

  So two years and forty million dollars later, the Mueller report confirms what any sentient person knew at the beginning of this farce:  there was no collusion between the Trump administration and the Russians to influence the outcome of

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Donald R. McClarey

There are Norms and Then There are Norms

  One of the correct criticisms of President Trump is that he has broken norms that should guide all presidents, and I largely agree with that criticism.  His personal behavior is often childish and boorish.  His habit of twittering is

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Donald R. McClarey

Pelosi: No on Impeachment

  The Democrat caucus in the House has a number of divisions, perhaps the most salient one is the division between the Left and the Crazy Left: Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) made her strongest comments to date on impeachment, saying

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Donald R. McClarey

Trump C-PAC Speech

  Trump can give a 2 hour speech filled with ad libs and give no evidence  of tiring.  The man is 72 years old!  Trump has transformed himself into a very good stump speaker, and whoever the Democrats put up

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Donald R. McClarey

Trump as Shane

  The old-timers can’t see it yet, but runnin’ cattle on an open range can’t go on. It takes too much space for too little results. Joe Starrett:  Shane (1953)     I don’t think I agree, but this is

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Donald R. McClarey

Keeping a Promise

As faithful readers of this blog know, I was a very reluctant, and late, supporter of Donald Trump in 2016.  I grudgingly came on board the Trump Train when he made his pro-life pledge in September:  Dear Pro-Life Leader: I

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Donald R. McClarey

Deep State? What Deep State?

Surprise!:     Who would have thought that, this deep into the Russia collusion probe, we’d be learning about yet another dossier connected to Hillary Clinton? And, as it turns out, it was sort of a family secret. By his

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Donald R. McClarey

The Twilight Hour of Socialism

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Donald R. McClarey

Deep State? What Deep State?

  Little surprise:   Did the “highest levels” of the Department of Justice attempt to foment a coup d’etat in May 2017? Former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe told Scott Pelley that he quarterbacked a meeting to discuss removing Donald

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