Churchill, Obama, and Trump

by baldilocks Among the alleged missteps that President Trump made -- note the word alleged -- during his trip to the United Kingdom, one of them brings up a memory I have about Trump's predecessor. Donald Trump sparks fury posing arrogantly in an armchair used by heroic wartime leader Winston Churchill. Critics slammed Trump for … Continue reading Churchill, Obama, and Trump

The United Kingdom is Out of Time

by baldilocks Shakespeare wept And in other news regarding the downfall of the UK … Schools are removing analogue clocks from examination halls because teenagers are unable to tell the time, a head teachers’ union has said. Teachers are now installing digital devices after pupils sitting their GCSE and A-level exams complained that they were … Continue reading The United Kingdom is Out of Time

Trump: A View From Across The Pond

It’s not easy to find a hardcore Trump supporter in London and Paris, but there is a grudging acknowledgement that the president isn’t as bad as many Americans think. During a recent visit to the not-so-united United Kingdom and France, almost everywhere I went people noticed my accent and wanted to talk about Trump. I … Continue reading Trump: A View From Across The Pond