The media have a weak hand to play against Trump

Over the last week 45 days, "anonymous" has become the word of the moment.  Over and over, we've read that an anonymous source said this or that a senior official reported that.  I did not know that we had that many senior officials in Washington, D.C.  We could start downsizing government by releasing all of these senior officials who apparently know so much! To be fair, anonymous sources are essential to expose corruption in high places.  They are not a good source to promote a political agenda or to give those who lost the election an opportunity to embarrass those who won.  On this basis, we learned about a Russia-Trump connection that no one can prove.  Director Comey recommended that DOJ not take President Trump's wiretapping charges seriously.  How can the director of the FBI speak that way about the president of the U.S.?   It's enough to drive an honest person mad.  For example, why doesn't...(Read Full Post)