The Monday Memo

I’m afraid of a world run by adults who were never spanked as children and won trophies just for participating. – Unknown

Today’s independent commentary deals with these people/issues:

  • Recreational Marijuana
  • Hanna’s Act
  • Closing the Border
  • 3 Mexican Countries

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Monday’s Quick Hits: Trump CAPS, Who is America, NBC/WSJ poll, & Tiger

I think I’ve been an incredible example to my kids of what not to do. – Woody Harrelson

Today’s quick hits deal with these issues:

  • Who is America?
  • NBC/WSJ poll
  • It’s My Fault, Tiger

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The Wednesday Read: Trump, Will, Comey, & Bullock

Americans elected a president who — this is a safe surmise — knew that he had more to fear from making his tax returns public than from keeping them secret. – George Will

Today’s commentary deals with these issues:

  • President Trump Backtracks
  • James Comey’s Advice
  • George Will’s Opinion
  • Bullock Heading to Iowa

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Tuesday’s Quick Hits: Treason Summit?

So I have great confidence in my intelligence people, but I will tell you that President Putin was extremely strong and powerful in his denial today. – President Donald J. Trump (Trump was asked who he believes, his intelligence agency or President Putin, about meddling in U.S. elections.)

Most people agree that Russian President Vladimir Putin owned U.S. President Donald Trump during the summit in Helsinki. Basically, Trump sided with Putin who denied meddling in the U.S. elections of 2016. By doing so Trump went against his own intelligence agencies.

“President Putin says it’s not Russia,” Trump said. “I don’t see any reason why it would be.”

Even the conservative “Drudge Report” posted “Putin Dominates in Hel” on the top of their website Monday.

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