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National Press Giving Trump a Free Pass

BALTIMORE – From the beginning, Donald Trump has understood the sheer theatricality of the American presidency better than anybody. After all, TV drama created him. You’d think the reporters who cover him would understand this by now, but maybe they […]

National Press Giving Trump a Free Pass

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BALTIMORE – From the beginning, Donald Trump has understood the sheer theatricality of the American presidency better than anybody. After all, TV drama created him. You’d think the reporters who cover him would understand this by now, but maybe they […]

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Jesus Weeps as Trump Uses Faith for Political Gain

BALTIMORE - God himself must have winced this week at the naked hypocrisy of President Donald J. Trump, this amoral man who dares invoke Easter Sunday to bargain human

A Portrait in True Leadership and Empathy

Editor's Note: This article is republished with permission from JMORE. In our time of national anxiety, Larry Hogan shows it’s possible to be a mentsch as well as a politician. The Republican governor

America needs a new kind of Peace Corps to save the overburdened hospitals dealing with coronavirus patients

BALTIMORE – When he was Baltimore County executive from 1974 to 1978 B.C. (Before Coronavirus), Ted Venetoulis brought a Kennedyesque energy and idealism to the job. Four decades later, in

Fox shouldn’t stop at banishing Trish Regan: What about the others?

BALTIMORE — Now that 49 states have been hit by the coronavirus, and the number of U.S. infections tops 2,700, and everything from ballgames to Broadway shows to religious

Hello America, crime is not symptomatic

Whenever I get that flier from a politician, you know the one with kids on it, I throw it out and make a note not to vote for that

Schumer’s emotions get the best of him

BALTIMORE – In this little business of New York Senator Chuck Schumer bad-mouthing members of the U.S. Supreme Court the other day in Washington, I agreed with everything he

‘Men Without Hats’ is still relevant

A good song is like a nice pair of pants. If you keep it around long enough, it comes back in fashion. I always thought that the band Men

Trump playing politics with coronavirus

BALTIMORE – Billions around the planet may tremble over the coronavirus, but President Donald Trump says he’ll get us through the current troubles, body and soul. Our bodies will be

Coronavirus and the missing faces

If the goal of any public health agency is to control or contain the spread of a virus, then public education is key. Such information can reduce panic, where

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