Gitlin’s Not Alone

I Alone was first published here: I Alone BY TODD GITLIN | JUNE 9, 2017         President Donald Trump returns to the White House on June 7, 2017.... Read more »

Ryan defends Trump on Comey: ‘The president’s new at being scrutinized for criminal behavior

Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday defended President Donald Trump’s communications with ex-FBI director James Comey, saying Trump wasn’t “steeped in the long-running protocols” of how to interact with law enforcement. “The president’s new at this,” Ryan said... Read more »

Trump Lets Comey Testify, But Sarah Warns Us Putin May Disagree

Sarah Huckabee Sanders met the free press and asserted that President Trump would not attempt to stop former FBI director James B. Comey from testifying in an open hearing on Thursday. “The... Read more »

TheWeekholeView: The 100-Day TrumpHole

Here at TPV we only count in clusters of seven. So, here’s what we’ve been able to catch through the  latest TrumpHole: On the first day, Trump failed to repeal Obamacare and... Read more »

Todd Gitlin’s Management of Unleashed Insanity

The Management of Unleashed Insanity Trump perfects the role of Propagandist-in-Chief. BY TODD GITLIN | MARCH 16, 2017 The Management of Unleashed Insanity President Richard Nixon during a campaign rally at Madison... Read more »

TheWeekholeView: Trump Broke ISIS Apart

With the Islamic State (or ISIS) facing setbacks in Iraq and Syria, most observers believe that the group is inexplicably crumbling. Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has declared eastern Mosul “fully liberated”... Read more »

Keep Your Pants on but Drop Your Business Ties, Matie!

President-Elect Trump, or PEOTUSTrump, chose to reach his pants rather than his ties when talking about his business plans. America chose me as its CEO-in-Chief. What is this nonsense about giving up my... Read more »

Trump the Little “rabble” Cleaner

   I ‘helped a little bit’ with clearing rubble on 9/11 said the Orange Man during a rally in Buffalo. Donald Trump was referring to the 7/11 rubble at Ground Zero which did... Read more »


#ThePotholeView has found its match, #TheTrumpHole. But, while both TPV and TTH can look vacuous, only one is truly empty-headed. while both #TPV & #TTH are outrageous, only one is truly screaming... Read more »