Rhetoric and Thinking

I started reading a CNN sponsored article with the header saying that critics of the president’s tax-paid vacation had it wrong. I immediately assumed it would be about the president’s words captioned on CP24 stating the president during White house renovations would continue working at his N.J. golf club . The CNN sponsorship of this seemingly … More Rhetoric and Thinking

Dr. Fly was told that “Flynn Did Not Ask for Immunity Deal”

Today is April 3, 2017. The last online header about the Flynn offer to testify for immunity I could find was dated March 31; most are dated March 30, 2017. And all those articles referred to the Wall Street Journal blurb of March 30 to convince readers that Mr. Flynn really did offer to testify … More Dr. Fly was told that “Flynn Did Not Ask for Immunity Deal”

Confidence Manipulators

What’s below comes from something called “Snopes” when you put Donald Trump into the Google box. It begins with the term “hearsay” in its title and the nearby phrase “fact check” implying that its publisher is really truthful. But their using the Wall Street Journal 4.5 line, 3 writer blurb by the Wall Street Journal … More Confidence Manipulators

Flynn Testimony Offer

What follows is taken from an Inquisitr Online article published 14 hours ago and based on a Wall Street Journal story. Flynn, who was fired from his post after it came out that he lied about contact with the Russian ambassador on the day President Obama announced sanctions against Russia, is now reportedly turning on … More Flynn Testimony Offer

Mr. Flynn and Congress

I’ve wondered for some time about the firing of Mr. Flynn national security adviser to President Trump; so his offer to voluntarily give evidence to a U.S. congressional comity investigating Russian interference in the 2016  U.S. election for president seemed significant when it appeared before today in a television caption courtesy of my local sports … More Mr. Flynn and Congress

What’s important?

Is there learned analysis of the significance of today’s federal reserve’s quarter point rate increase followed by a decline in U.S. and Canadian bond rates? Marc Faber says, and here I agree, that economies world-wide are experiencing cost of living inflation (stagflation) and asset price inflation of stocks and real estate. He also suggests that only … More What’s important?

The Independent

Look at all these file headers from my favourite British,  Russian-owned online journal that’s taken the lead in anti-Trump blather from that other British publication the Guardian. Donald Trump calls US media ‘enemy of the people’ but fixation on … The Independent–8 hours ago Trump usually rises before 6am and first watches TV in the … More The Independent