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The Guy Who Gives Egomania a Bad Name — Starts with T

In May, I wrote a brilliant column in this space about Donald Trump that began with this: “Donald Trump says he’ll tell us soon if he plans to run for president. I’ll tell you now: He won’t. The boy has cried wolf once too often.” I was wrong. Obviously! Then I figured, given his annoying…

Pay Attention Republicans — Especially You, Mr. Trump

You have to give Hillary Clinton credit, if for nothing more than having a great deal of chutzpah. Here she is making income inequality a big part of her run for the White House despite the fact that she could be the poster girl for income inequality in America. This is the same Hillary Clinton…

Obama Wants Debate on Iran Deal. Just Kidding.

We all remember Barack Obama’s bold promise on the eve of the election in 2008, when he said he would “fundamentally” transform the United States if he were elected president. Don’t say he didn’t warn us. And he has gone about making good on his promise in many ways. He started with the so-called Affordable…

Wedding Cakes for Gay Couples … and Sanctuary Cities

Did you hear about the gay bakery in Greenwich Village – Sweetie Pies, Cupcakes and More — that refused to bake a wedding cake for a straight couple? Can you imagine? When asked why they refused, the two gay bakers – Adam and Steve – said, “While we have nothing against straight people – some…

Bernie’s Big Advantage Over Hillary

A while back, when Bernie Sanders was still being compared to the nutty uncle you hide in the basement, I wrote a column that began with this: “I have a hunch, a hunch that Bernie Sanders is going to do a lot better than the smart money thinks.” If I weren’t so modest, I’d tell…