Monthly Archives: April 2019

Washington Post says Trump is nearing a misstatement milestone

Video from CNN Business – Journalists have been busy fact-checking President Trump’s erratic reactions to Robert Mueller’s report. The Washington Post’s Glenn Kessler says Trump will soon reach 10,000 false or misleading statements by the Post’s count. Continue to the … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Video, Washington Post

Eastern and Western Europeans Differ on Importance of Religion, Views of Minorities, and Key Social Issues

People in Central and Eastern Europe are less accepting of Muslims and Jews, same-sex marriage, and legal abortion from the Pew Research Center – The Iron Curtain that once divided Europe may be long gone, but the continent today is … Continue reading

Posted in Europe, Pew Research, Thought-Provoking Analysis

Public Sans is the new typeface of the United States

from Mark Wilson of Fast Company – Okay, now it’s official. Absolutely everyone has their own typeface. That includes Apple… Google… Airbnb… Coca-Cola. And most recently? The U.S. government. Okay, so what does that mean? Continue reading…

Posted in government

The Five Wings Of The Republican Party

By Perry Bacon Jr. of FiveThirtyEight – When President Trump entered office, it wasn’t clear if he would consolidate control of the Republican Party — or even his own administration. We used to write a lot about various power centers … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, Republicans, Robert Mueller

New TSA screening equipment “sees” too much

from Alex Temblador in Travel Pulse – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) was testing a new body scanner system to screen passengers at U.S. airports, but it seems the system was too revealing. The images that the equipment created were … Continue reading

Posted in Constitutional crisis, Controversial, government, Privacy