Month: August 2018

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Friday Top Headlines by Media Editors: Trump blocks pay raise for 1.5 million federal workers, calls for no increase next year (Washington Examiner) DOJ sides with plaintiffs alleging Harvard discriminates against Asians (National Review) NYT, Daily Beast expose how NBC News tried to nix bombshell Weinstein story (NewsBusters) FBI “very deceptive” in rebutting story on…

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Tuesday’s Florida primary delivered a surprise Socialist winner in their Democrat gubernatorial primary. History Is Made! Andrew Gillum Wins Democratic Primary For Florida Governor The history to which this excited-yet-somehow-unbiased headline refers – is Gillum’s melanin count.  Gillum is black – and were he to win the general he would be Florida’s first black governor…

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©2018 Burt Prelutsky If you want to respond to Burt… burtprelutsky@icloud.com For some dummycrats-Democrats this fall, I suspect the hardest thing for them to keep in mind during their campaign is that their major foe is supposed to be Donald Trump, not Nancy Pulosi. Easier said than done, I’m afraid, because Pulosi is one of…

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Thursday Top Headlines by Media Editors: Blue-collar workers increasingly optimistic under Trump (The Washington Free Beacon) NAFTA talks to continue as Trump says they’re on track for deal (Bloomberg) U.S.-Mexico trade pact faces scrutiny from lawmakers at home (The Wall Street Journal) Trump tariffs on Canadian paper struck down (Washington Examiner) Judge drops charges against…

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President Donald Trump yesterday delivered on yet another campaign promise. He announced the demise of the very awful North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).  In the alternative, we now have what he is calling “The United States-Mexico Trade Agreement.” Trump correctly prefers bilateral to multilateral deals.  Because every additional partner beyond one – dilutes the…

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Aug 29

#Hypocrisy

©2018 Burt Prelutsky If you want to respond to Burt… burtprelutsky@icloud.com It’s bad enough that some people seem to make a career out of sexually harassing other people just because they assume their position makes them impervious to repercussions, but even worse are those who pretend they are part of the solution. I’m thinking about…

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©2018 Burt Prelutsky If you want to respond to Burt… burtprelutsky@icloud.com One of the ironies of modern political life is that those on the Left, who tend, by and large, to be atheists, have adopted Liberalism as their religion. What makes that so problematic is that you can’t debate issues with them. If the elders…

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Tuesday Top Headlines by Media Editors: Trump announces trade deal with Mexico, says will “terminate” NAFTA (Washington Examiner) Under NAFTA: $2.8B U.S.-Mexico trade surplus became $70.9B deficit (CNS News) China reportedly hacked liar-Hillary Clinton’s private email server (The Daily Caller) Lanny Davis admits he was source for CNN’s Trump Tower story, lied about it on…

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©2018 Burt Prelutsky If you want to respond to Burt… burtprelutsky@icloud.com If you were alive in the 1950s and watching movies or TV, you were fed a steady diet of sci-fi claptrap about earth being attacked by Martians, who all had very large heads and very long fingers. These days, you have to wonder if…