You'd think Trump would love numbers like Cuomo's. The template is right there for him to follow. Given his massive ego, you'd think he'd follow it instinctively. But he won't, which means that something is more important to this raging egomaniac than ego gratification.
The same Republican Party that cynically talks about "the Chinese virus" will soon start talking about "the New York virus" or "the Cuomo virus."
Clinton would have been on top of this coronavirus pandemic, but I wonder how much she'd have been hamstrung by Republicans in Congress.
Why aren't these sites targeting virus denialists?
That certainly seems to be the approach at Fox right now.
Shiva Ayyadurai, a Mumbai-born Massachusetts resident who ran for Elizabeth Warren's Senate seat in 2018 is promoting lies and quackery about the so-called "deep state," and Sean Hannity is all in.
The mainstream media is praising Tucker Carlson for a monologue he delivered last night recommending that coronavirus be taken seriously, but Carlson will never deliver this message without fanning the flames of liberal-hate and xenophobia.
Politico reports that Donald Trump and Mike Pence seem to have divided up the chores.
In presidential politics, a woman is rejected as arrogant and condescending if she isn't a fck-up, and is rejected as not ready to lead if she is. Women can't win.
If -- when -- this virus is at epidemic levels in America, count on Trump to switch from denial to scapegoating.
After Joe Biden's big win in South Carolina, it appears that Democrats have a turnout problem only in caucuses.
Coalition Provisional Authority, Domestic Edition
Working the refs can achieve results for people who aren't Republicans, if we just DO it.
There is no way Trump will let either book see the light of day, if he has his way.
I wrote a post in December titled "No, Trump Won't Skip the Debates," and I stand by every word of it.