Posts filed under “Politics”

Population Without Health Insurance Coverage by State: 2013 and 2014

Source: United States Census Bureau

Category: Politics

Fallon: Trump Interviews Himself In the Mirror

This was hilarious:



Be sure to watch the full interview on the Tonite Show – after seeing it, I no longer find it inconceivable that The Donald could be President. November 2016 is a long way off, but its not impossible that he could win.

Videos after the jump

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Category: Humor, Politics, Television, Video

Trump’s Wealth? Better Off Doing Nothing

Astonishing: Trump understates his early wealth as much as he overstates his present wealth. He says when he started out he was worth “about $200,000” but he’s just burnishing his brand. A son of a real estate mogul, he’s in no position to spin a “rags to riches” yarn. By saying he was worth $200,000…Read More

Category: Politics, Real Estate, Really, really bad calls

The World’s Largest Defense Budgets

Source: BofA Merrill Lynch h/t Vox

Category: Politics

The Petro State Hex

Source: Visual Capitalist

Category: Digital Media, Energy, Politics

Europe’s Migrant Acceptance Rates

Source: The Economist

Category: Politics

Thoughts on Trump

To save myself from answering this question repeatedly, these are the thoughts I have had about Trump since he became a presidential candidate, which were partly expressed in a Politico article over a month ago. First of all, I think his support is firm and shows no sign of diminishing. He has already weathered storms…Read More

Category: Politics, Really, really bad calls

Trump Is The New Hit Single

The biggest story of the year is the failure of Re/code to go it alone. With the number one tech reporter on board, and a plethora of backup, it turned out no one cared, that the “Wall Street Journal” was the brand, and no one had the time, interest or inclination to go elsewhere. This…Read More

Category: Politics, Think Tank

Donald Trump Says “China”

Source: Huffington Post

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Category: Humor, Politics, Video

Hurricane Katrina 10th Anniversary

FFF: Hurricane Katrina 10th Anniversary: Aug. 29, 2015 CENSUS, July 29, 2015 Release Number: CB15-FF.16 JULY 29, 2015 — Hurricane Katrina is the costliest U.S. hurricane on record, and the deadliest to strike our nation since 1928. After initially making U.S. landfall on Aug. 25, 2005, in South Florida as a Category 1, it moved into…Read More

Category: Politics, Really, really bad calls, Science