As The Donald Turns; Unhinged

The staff at As The Donald Turns had hoped to take more of a Summer break but President Unhinged beckoned us back. Spending an entire day in the White...

Stunning? Surprising? Shocking? Not Anymore

The Trump presidency has undeniably been an adjustment period for Americans. My mom watches MSNBC every weekday and keeps expressing surprise and disbelief at everything which happens in the...

Perspective In The Age Of Trump

What good is a political column these days? I am about to find out. I'm not doing this for money -- if I expected money, I would try to submit freelance...

As The Donald Turns; Sorry, Not Sorry

The staff at As The Donald Turns knows one of the hardest things in daily life can be to say you are sorry. Hey, Elton John even wrote a...

New NFL Anthem Rules Show Entire Movement is Still Misunderstood

In a shocking move, the NFL announced the implementation of rules to effectively ban protesting during the National Anthem. The rules prohibit players from doing anything that “does not...

As The Donald Turns; What Are Words For?

As the staff at As The Donald Turns assembles the story lines for columns, we carefully review where we want to go with our concepts, because, frankly, words matter....
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As The Donald Turns; Who’s Calling?

Communication, the lack of it, and lack of coherence in it, seems to be a big problem for the Trump administration. After a brief respite, As The Donald Turns...

Aftermath of the Wisconsin Spring Election

I knew that Judge Michael Screnock was doomed to fail last August. I was at work when I got a call from the Republican Party of Wisconsin, asking for...
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As The Donald Turns; Hey, Red States

There is an argument that the country has been deeply divided for many years. The anti-Obama rhetoric was strong. Some of it was political. Much of it was racial....
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As The Donald Turns; Huff and Puff

First, they are quiet. Then, they hide. After hiding, they speak but say little. We of course are talking about the spokespeople that work on behalf of Donald. In...