All posts tagged: the Rug


This month in Trumpville…

It’s been a very busy month in Trumpville. Our main man gave a major speech outlining his plans to deny entry into the US of people who exhibit all the worst examples of his own brand of personality traits. Trump Traits® they’ll be called, in all the paperwork printed on official White House stationary. “You know they’re quality, because they have the name Trump branded right on the packaging.”


Best line of the week…

In an opinion piece from today’s New York Times, which can be found here, Maureen Dowd said, among other things: “In one of the most gratifying moments of an unhinged campaign, former Speaker John Boehner told Stanford students that Cruz was “Lucifer in the flesh.” Satanists immediately objected, saying it was unfair to their deity.” What a great line. Wish I’d thought of that… Of course, picking on the guy who isn’t going to be the nominee, barring some seriously egregious back-room maneuvering, is rather like sailing for the orient by going back to bed.


Can you trump that…?

Most of the political cartoons I’ve posted here from time to time have been from the usual suspects. You know… the major US cartoonists that everyone’s familiar with. I wonder if it might be instructive to see how other people, from around the world, are viewing the current electorial climate here in the good ol’ US of A… We’ve got a couple of cartoons here from New Zealand…