Tag / Trump

  • With the rising power of China and the threat of ISIS, President Donald Trump has created a plan to increase the United States’ defense spending to about $700 billion in 2018. When explaining President Trump’s reasoning for this significant increase in defense spending, in his Fortune Magazine article called, “Trump’s Defense Spending Increase Could Actually […]

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  • February 10, 2017 - mh9868a

    Commonplace 4: Aziz Ansari and Casual Racism

    There’s like this new, lower-case K.K.K. movement that started — this kind of casual white supremacy. “Oh, let me put my foot in the pool and see how cold this water really is.” -Aziz Ansari, SNL Popular comedian Aziz Ansari delivered Saturday Night Live’s cold open the day after President Trump’s inauguration. In his speech […]

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  • February 8, 2017 - mh9868a

    Commonplace 3: SNL Skit

    As a top Trump donor told the outlet, “Trump doesn’t like his people to look weak.” This speaks volumes about Trump’s concept of weakness and strength — particularly since the cross-gender casting isn’t what made the “Sean Spicer Press Conference” go viral. It was because the sketch was incredibly funny, thanks to McCarthy’s comedic mastery. […]

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