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"We’re going to win so much, you’re going to be so sick and tired of winning, you’re going to come to me and go ‘Please, please, we can’t win anymore.’" Donald Trump famously boasted on the campaign trail in 2016. He skulked away today as one of the biggest presidential losers.
In 1923, a young authoritarian tried to overthrow a government, and failed. Ten years later, he succeeded. In 2021, another authoritarian tried to throw out an election. Was this a Munich Moment?
What if Trump, his time almost up, got busy and made the Presidential Medal of Freedom retroactive back into history? What kindred spirits might he choose? Here's a Trumpian list.
Republicans as the "law-and-order" party? The "back-the-badge" party? The "pro-life" party? Uhm, not so much.
Otherwise mild-mannered Graves County substitute teacher Charlotte Goddard has tossed down the gauntlet to Republican lawmakers in Frankfort.
Kentucky Republicans are getting up a committee to consider a petition to impeach Gov. Beshear. Sign this petition opposing those GOP political opportunists who are looking for any excuse to impeach Beshear.
Sen. Hawley, allow me to introduce Sen. Polk, your fellow Missourian. Congressman Rogers, meet Congressman Burnett, a Kentuckian like you. Both were expelled from Congress. It's time to do that again.
It’s way past time to call Trumpism what it is: American fascism.
Let's all say this together, just to see how it sounds: Senate MINORITY Leader Mitch McConnell. Go ahead – Savor it. Sip it slowly, like fine Kentucky Bourbon.
Think again, warns Bill Straub, a Kentucky Journalism Hall-of-Famer. "The Republican Party is the party of Donald Trump. It has transformed entirely from the Reagan profile to the Trump profile."
Some musings on two different vice-presidents and how they handled their jobs after they lost. And, about Trump's capo, Mitch McConnell.
I don’t think anyone would have much luck winning many converts for Team Blue in my neck of the woods where “You can’t be a Christian and a Democrat” is an article of faith.