When the FBI raided Mar-A-Lago, Trump claimed it was a partisan attack done in the name of politics. The current head of the FBI is Christopher A. Wray, who is not only just a Republican but he was also picked by Donald Trump himself to head the FBI.
In 2020, far right terrorists planned to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer allegedly over her COVID-19 lockdowns. Luckily they never got to her as the FBI arrested the men, two of them recently convicted of their crimes
The filibuster isn’t in the Constitution and wasn’t used in the Senate until 1837, seldom used until the 1970s.
Great-grandson of President William Howard Taft, Bob Taft became Governor of Ohio in the 2000s. After failing to disclose “gifts”, he was charged with criminal activity, yet remained as Governor until his term was up. The scandal left the Republican Party with major losses in the next election.
While trying to search for older critically acclaimed movies, I was pointed to The Contender which is a political thriller of sorts. Even though American politics are at an all-time high of being insanely absurd, it was a little strange to go back just to a time where national issues were much milder due toContinue reading “Things I Like: The Contender (2000 Film)”