So it looks like Donald Trump is in a firin’ mood again – this time going after his chief of staff for apparently not being nice enough to his wife and the head of the Department of Homeland Security because of, well, reasons. He seems to have this pathological need to be at the top of the news cycle – so when bad shit happens that comes under his watch he has to do something that shows his power and his ability to control the message.
As I write this, there is word that indictments are coming today from Robert Mueller. I don’t’ know if they’re actually going to happen or not but the day is young and I won’t be posting until early evening so who knows? Check the Cheap Shots to see for certain.
Cheap Shots (it’s Wednesday – so Gin):
Anyone else notice that Matt Drudge has deleted EVERY POST he’s ever made on twitter?
The intern story changes!
I will have words to say about this, but let things calm down first. Once the fire is contained.
I fucking DARE them to take this up with a Japanese warlord.
OH, so MANY trademark violations.
I triple dirt dare you.
Florida redux, with an amazing coincidence.
The aged monkey and the dead Senator.
Backbeat BBQ, feeding the firefighters with Foo.