Trump Inherited A War He Wants To Make His Own

Originally posted on THE SHINBONE STAR:
Donald Trump may still go down in history as the president who was leading the United States of America in its longest war when our troops scuttle out of Afghanistan with only their pride intact.  Even that is in doubt after Trump revealed he envisions a long-term U.S. presence…

Trump can’t and won’t change his White Supremacist fans

Originally posted on THE SHINBONE STAR:
Our president striking an empathetic pose with survivors of the massacre in Dayton, Ohio. One of the first jokes I learned as a kid had this punchline: “All I saw was the monkey trying to put the cork back in the pig!” Listening to the pundits discuss Donald Trump’s…

Taking a bullet for your kid used to be just a saying

Originally posted on THE SHINBONE STAR:
El Paso shooting victim and protective Mom Jordan Anchondo. As I’m trying to find the words for this post, I think of the story I read about the parents that were killed in the El Paso shooting, trying and succeeding in protecting their two-month old baby.  Jordan Anchondo died…