Death Spiral

JM Ashby
Written by JM Ashby

(Cartoonist - Tim Eagan)

In other news, Texas attorney general and smirking schmuck Ken Paxton suffered a setback today as his fraud trial was moved to a less friendly venue.

Meanwhile, here's a brilliant investigation that uncovered FBI Director James Comey's secret Twitter account.

Finally, former President George W. Bush had some thoughts about Trump's inauguration.

Bush’s endearing struggle with his poncho at the event quickly became a meme, prompting many Democrats on social media to admit that they already pined for the relative normalcy of his administration. Following Trump’s short and dire speech, Bush departed the scene and never offered public comment on the ceremony.

But, according to three people who were present, Bush gave a brief assessment of Trump’s inaugural after leaving the dais: “That was some weird shit.” All three heard him say it.

Programming note... depending on how the morning goes, I may be offline tomorrow. I have some errands to run and I'm catching a movie.

  • Say what you will about Pres. Shrub, but at least he had a sense of humor and occasionally produced some genuinely funny lines. Herr Hair only smiles for the camera and it never reaches his eyes.

  • Badgerite

    Yes it was. Very weird. And it has only gone down hill from there.

  • Aynwrong

    “That was some weird shit.”

    Shakespeare himself couldn’t have said it better.