Gone underground

Gone underground

— Our own Senator Pat Toomey joined his fellow Republican lawmakers in not showing up for town hall-style meetings with their angry and fearful constituents. The senator held a last-minute teleconference that he and his staff passed off as some sort of...

A yuuuuge, beautiful wall.

— As the Trump’s presidential transition lurches along and he starts walking back a number of his campaign promises, I wonder how many of his supporters are starting to realize that he’s just another prevaricating politician....

E pluribus deplorable

— Hillary Clinton’s characterized roughly half of Donald Trump’s supporters as “a basket of deplorables.” While one can quibble over percentages (some say it’s higher, others lower), it’s inarguable that many actors in...