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Fear and loathing in the swamp: Woodward channels Washington groupthink

by Curtis Ellis

Like so many ballyhooed bombshells before it, Bob Woodward’s “Fear” has turned out to be a dud.

And after reading the entire tome, we now see the title refers to the dread gripping the Washington establishment, not the White House.

Publicists’ advance snippets showed senior staff stealing papers from the Resolute Desk and cabinet secretaries calling the president disparaging names.

American Greatness: Obama’s Comeback Violates Norms

Obama’s Comeback Violates Norms, Sense and Sensibility

By Curtis Ellis| September 12th, 2018

 

Barack Obama has chosen to help elect Democrats this November with a national get out the vote tour.

Democrats are thrilled to have Obama deploying his patented oratorical style, equal parts lecturing, hectoring, and know-it-all condescension.

FIRST, DO NO HARM: BEWARE IMPORTED DRUGS

By Curtis Ellis

Beware the law of unintended consequences.

This is the iron law that kicks in whenever Congress or a regulatory agency takes action.

The latest warning comes in light of a proposal from the FDA, the Food and Drug Administration, to set up a working group on drug importation.

TIME FOR U.S. TO LEAVE THE WTO?

By Curtis Ellis

President Trump called NAFTA “one of the worst deals our country has ever made” and promised to renegotiate it or scrap it altogether

Curtis Ellis: On CNN, Carl Bernstein Forgets He Once Tried to Keep Spymasters *Out* of the Newsroom

President Trump is slamming CNN for being caught in a major lie and refusing to admit its mistake, and Carl Bernstein for “living in the past.”

CNN is being torn apart from within based on their being caught in a major lie and refusing to admit the mistake. Sloppy @carlbernstein, a man who lives in the past and thinks like a degenerate fool, making up story after story, is being laughed at all over the country! Fake News

CHINA'S CATALOGUE OF FRAUD

CULTURAL SHIFT

Curtis Ellis asks why we do business with a crowd like this?

This week, the U.S. slapped 25 percent duties on another $16 billion of imports from China. With that, $50 billion of Chinese goods now face the stiff tariff.

3 POWER GRABS BY DEEP STATE 'FRANKENSTEIN' AGENCY

GOVERNMENT LEVIATHAN

Curtis Ellis covers Trump attempt to defang Obama-era CFPB

Power grab times three.

That’s the concise version of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s latest crusade.

Don’t forget, the CFPB, a brainchild of Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., is a power grab in itself.

To recap the story so far: The CFPB was equipped at birth with autonomous funding, making it unaccountable to Congress, which has constitutional authority over the federal purse strings.

A major foreign power is interfering in our elections - and it's not who you think

By Curtis Ellis

Our primary adversary in the world – an expansionist, nuclear-armed rival – is trying to change the outcome of American elections. The evidence is substantial and indisputable. It’s in the news every day. What’s missing is the outrage.

No, I’m not talking about Russia. I’m talking about China.

And I’m not talking about fake social media campaigns, foreigners holding private meetings with campaign officials, hacked email accounts, and other activities Russia has been accused of mounting to influence our presidential election in 2016.

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