Who are you gonna believe, Paul LePage or your lying ears?

Maine Governor Paul LePage, whom you may remember from such verbal diarrhea as "Hey, kid, I'd like to shoot your dad because of his political cartoons," “I want to find the [Portland] Press Herald building and blow it up," (that's verbatim, though he was talking about a flight simulator, I think), and "President Obama hates … Continue reading Who are you gonna believe, Paul LePage or your lying ears?

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Donald Trump and the real Republican Party

The firestorm over leading Republican presidential contender Donald Trump's ugly comments on John McCain's military service has been telling. There's no doubt that what Trump said about McCain was disgusting, particularly coming from somebody who spent his war-eligible years taking deferments. But what does it say about the Republican Party that a guy who has … Continue reading Donald Trump and the real Republican Party