After the Election, Before 2017: Summarizing the Real Donald Trump on Twitter

Trump on Twitter since the Election: A Summary

December 31, 2016 Jim Cook 0

The years 2015 and 2016 were filled with predictions by authoritative voices that, right after this event or that event, Donald Trump was sure to drop his odd presentation of self and “pivot” to a more traditional, “presidential” performance. Slowly, over much time, people around […]

Blood splattered across the tweet of Donald Trump, who writes Vladimir Putin said today about Hillary and Dems: in my opinion, it is humiliating. One must be able to lose with dignity. So true!

People Who Lost Without Dignity to Vladimir Putin

December 24, 2016 Jim Cook 0

It is perhaps distasteful, inglorious, humiliating and grinding to lose without dignity, as Russian dictator Vladimir Putin recently pointed out and as President-Elect Donald Trump fawningly retweeted. Vladimir Putin would know about undignified losses; he has been proximate to so many of them. The following […]

December 23, 2016: Donald Trump tweets "my presidency. Isn't this a ridiculous shame?

Donald Trump’s Wisest Words

December 23, 2016 Jim Cook 0

President-Elect Donald Trump has just spoken the wisest words of his reign to date. Oh, how true that is. He just doesn’t know it. For real. Source: Twitter.

Happy Holidays in the Daily Ilini of 1958

Happy Holidays Through American History

December 20, 2016 Jim Cook 0

“Uttering ‘Happy Holidays’ or keeping Christ out of Christmas this season is nothing to take lightly. When we abandon the true meaning of Christmas to be politically correct to keep the vocal minority happy, we abandon both the foundations of America and of Christianity.” — […]

Donald Trump, the Rough Draft President

December 18, 2016 Jim Cook 0

Over the last three days, Donald Trump has been making increasingly erratic posts to Twitter. Some of the errors in Donald Trump’s tweets are typographical errors.  It may seem trivial to poke fun at Donald Trump for misspelling unprecedented as “unpresidented,” for misspelling wait as […]

Trump Daily Update, December 15 2016. Still more days since Donald Trump had a News Conference, 941 days since he promised to release his tax returns, and here Trump goes again, lying on Twitter

Trump Daily Dashboard, December 15 2016

December 15, 2016 Jim Cook 0

Trump Daily Dashboard, 12/15/2016: Hillary Clinton’s popular vote lead over Donald Trump stands at 2,833,224 votes. (Source: Cook Political Report) President-Elect Donald Trump has gone 0 days without losing his cool on his Twitter account. It has been 141 days since Donald Trump’s last news […]

Trump News Daily Update, December 13 2016

Trump Daily Update, December 13 2016

December 13, 2016 Jim Cook 0

Trump Daily Update, 12/13/2016: Hillary Clinton continues to expand her popular vote lead. Her popular vote lead grew over the weekend to a margin of 2,843,860 votes. President-Elect Donald Trump has gone 0 days without a Twitter rant and 139 days without a news conference. […]

Donald Trump on Crime: Wild-Eyed and Wrong

Trump on Crime: Wild-Eyed and Wrong (12/8/16)

December 11, 2016 Jim Cook 0

Donald Trump on Crime, Des Moines, Iowa, December 8 2016: “On crime, the murder rate has experienced its largest increase in 45 years. We’re going to support the incredible men and women of law enforcement, and we are going to bring this terrible crime wave […]