Nikki Haley’s Feet of Cay, cont.

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Joe Scarborough, former Republican Congressman and current TV/newspaper commentator, recently wrote that he does not believe Trump will run for re-election in  2010. In the process, he joined the media hallelujah chorus that has turned Trump lap dog Nikki Haley into some kind of Nikki-the-giant-killer avatar because she publicly rebuked a Trump aide for stating she was confused when she …

Christian Leaders’ Feckless Tolerance of Trump Continues

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Michael Gerson, conservative commentator and former G.W. Bush speechwriter, recently published a column “Are these evangelicals ready to topple the idol of politics?” (Excerpt) …the reaction against the Trump evangelicals among other evangelicals is still in the emergence stage…a group of 50 ethnically and denominationally diverse evangelical leaders (recently)  met to discuss the sad state of their movement…The predominant narrative of …

Giuliani Joins League of Republican Adulterers

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Trump, unable to get high-level prominent lawyers to represent him, has appointed former New York Mayor Rudolf Giuliani as his senior attorney. Wow. Trump and the Republican Party are in overdrive to make adultery a way of life in America, the way they have worked to make lying a way of life. Trump, Giuliani, Newt Gingrich–birds of a corrupt, adulterous …

A Christian Universal Get-Out-of-Jail Pass?

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The Reverend Frank Graham on April 4 tweeted the following: How does someone not fear death? Because of the assurance knowing that their soul is secure in the hands of Almighty God. That’s our hope–that one day we’ll be in His presence, not because we’re good people but because we’ve been saved by the blood of Jesus Christ. Thank you, …

Trumpism Is Normal? Like the Republicans’ Previous Normal, McCarthyism?

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Gary Abernathy, the publisher and editor of the Hillsboro (Ohio) Times-Gazette and a Washington Post columnist, has written another apologia for the Trump Administration. Surely, at this point, it is abundantly clear that any word or deed that makes Trump’s morally and intellectually corrupt Administration the new normal is the equivalent of saying that slavery and segregation were normal. Or …

The New Roseanne: Remember When Saying ‘Martin Luther Coon’ Was Funny?

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The Washington Post on April 4 published an article by Gary Abernathy, “I don’t care if ‘Roseanne’ is pro-Trump. I just hope it’s pro-civility.” In addition to being a Post columnist, Abernathy is publisher and editor of the Hillsboro (Ohio) Times-Gazette. He is a leading apologist for Donald Trump’s corrupt and immoral regime that has abandoned any semblance of regard …

Besides Trump, Evangelical Leaders Face sex Scandals of Their Own

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In an age of Trump and Stormy Daniels, evangelical leaders face sex scandals of their own (Excerpts) As white evangelicals have been some of President Trump’s staunchest defenders, a handful of their leaders find themselves contending with a problem all too familiar to the commander in chief: a sex scandal. At least four leaders in the evangelical movement have been …

Conservatives Denounce Trump

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Prominent American conservatives are among the most severe critics of Donald Trump. Here is a sampling of their commentary. David Frum A Conservative’s Case Against Donald Trump (Excerpt) Frum argues in his new book “Trumpocracy: The Corruption of the American Republic” that the president is a menace to the Republic. _________________________________________/ Michael Steele, former Chairman, Republican National Committee ‘I don’t …