Category Archives: 2020 presidential campaign

Can you bear another Trump pathology? It’s necrophilia

This is one of those “many years ago, I read…” things. So… Many years ago, when I was reading biographies of Hitler, I learned that (1) he could be called a necrophiliac and (2) necrophilia, literally “love of death,” was … Continue reading

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New York, the anarchy city

Today in the Daily News there’s a two-page spread quoting lots of New Yorkers on William Barr’s charge that our city is anarchic. Here are some of the comments: “I can’t help but feel attacked. Honestly, I just think they … Continue reading

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What can Senate Democrats do in the face of McConnell?

I’ve been following Adam Jentleson on Twitter for a couple of years. He’s got a knife-sharp mind and, more important, because he was a top aide to Harry Reid, he’s more knowledgeable about Senate procedures than anyone who isn’t in … Continue reading

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