Monthly Archives: January 2019

The Trump Escape Room Game

The Trump Escape Room Game Elected by email hacks, Putin influence campaign, Comey dissing Hillary, twice, British interference in Cambridge Analytica, buying out affair stories. With the Mueller Report approaching, the Escape Room is heating up. Trump discovers that the … Continue reading

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World, US, and California Flood Maps

World, US, and California Flood Maps We use the online Climate Central flood map data at ss2.climatecentral.org to generate flood maps for California, the US, and the World.  In general, we start with the 6 foot flood maps, and go … Continue reading

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Setting of the Doomsday Clock at the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists for 2019

Setting of the Doomsday Clock at the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists for 2019 The Doomsday Clock started measuring the time to midnight in terms of the danger of nuclear war and events.  It now includes risks from climate change … Continue reading

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Warming by 2100 for Leading US and World Cities

We exploit the new availability of climate warming predictions by one degree map boxes to look at the warming by year 2100 of US and World cities.  The website is Carbon Brief of the United Kingdom:    carbonbrief.org  The four … Continue reading

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Trump Recognizes Venezuelan’s Leader of the National Assembly as President

So, let me get this straight, Trump is calling the election of President Nicolas Madura of Venezuela fixed, and recognizing the head of the National Assembly Juan Guaido as President?  Undoubtedly Trump is opposing a dictator, it is just the … Continue reading

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Hindering or Delaying a Witness is a Crime, Donald and Rudy

Hindering or Delaying a Witness is a Crime, Donald and Rudy I wrote a column that Trump was suborning Michael Cohen as a witness to the House hearings.  Trump did this by threatening an investigation of his father-in-law.  Because of … Continue reading

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Since When Did the United States Start Taking Americans Hostage?

Since When Did the United States Start Taking Americans Hostage? In the Iran hostage crises, in 1979-1981, for a year and a quarter, 52 Americans were held hostage.  This cost Jimmy Carter his re-election. Donald Trump has now held 800,000 … Continue reading

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To Impeach or Not to Impeach, That Is the Question

To impeach or not to impeach, that is the question. I must apologize to Shakespeare and to Hamlet, Prince of Denmark for using his quote: “To be, or not to be, that is the question: Whether ‘tis nobler in the … Continue reading

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It’s true, DACA and Refugees are now Hostages for Life

It’s true, DACA and Refugees  are now Hostages for Life. As a prelude, Trump has reduced the sacred swearing in and commitments of citizenship to a political and partisan act.  Trump himself bragged about this as the first time that … Continue reading

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Trump subborns and lessens security. Mitch blocks the Senate and reelection.

Accused of suborning a witness, Trump suborns the same witness.   Buzzfeed reported that Trump had ordered his personal attorney Michael Cohen to lie to the Congress about Trump’s continued 2016 negotiations over a Trump tower in Moscow.  Trump of … Continue reading

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