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When George Met the Donald

Trump By David Stockman.  |  June 14, 2019

“He’s my pick, and I disagree with him entirely.” There are two ways to interpret this statement. Read More

A Real-Time Test of the Madman Theory

Trump By David Stockman.  |  June 13, 2019

The Great Disruptor is going all in with his reelection chips, and he’s putting them on red. Read More

So Tweeteth the Donald

Trump By David Stockman.  |  June 12, 2019

If there’s one thing you could say in favor of the last Republican president to face a Democratic impeachment inquiry, it’s that Richard Milhous Nixon pretty much kept his fulminations and fury inside the White Read More

A Look Around the Table

Trump By David Stockman.  |  June 11, 2019

When the recession happens, the proximate cause will be new tariffs and the Trade War. The inevitable downturn will really be about easy money – too much of it for too long. Read More

The Donald Will Take It Easy, Thank You Very Much

Trump By David Stockman.  |  June 7, 2019locked

When the Donald tweets about the “greatest economy ever,” he doesn’t understand that the implosion of what is indeed the greatest-ever stock market bubble will send it into the dunk-tank. Read More

The Fog of Trump

Trump By David Stockman.  |  June 3, 2019

Chaos was the law of nature; Order was the dream of man – Henry Adams, The Education of Henry Adams (1918) ... Read More

When All You Have Is a Hammer

Trump By David Stockman.  |  May 31, 2019

I am a Tariff Man. – President Donald J. Trump, “Statement via Twitter,” (10:03 a.m. ET December 4, 2018) ... The Donald cratered equities futures again. Read More

The “Art” of the Donald’s “Deals”

Trump By David Stockman.  |  May 28, 2019

Well it ain’t no use to sit and wonder why, babe Ifin’ you don’t know by now An’ it ain’t no use to sit and wonder why, babe It’ll never do some how – Bob Read More

What the Donald Doesn’t Know

Trump By David Stockman.  |  May 23, 2019

In our reasonings concerning matter of fact, there are all imaginable degrees of assurance, from the highest certainty to the lowest species of moral evidence. A wise man, therefore, proportions his belief to the evidence. Read More

Debt, Delusion, and the Donald’s Dangerous Games

Trump By David Stockman.  |  May 21, 2019

“That looks like a tree, let’s call it a tree,” said Coyote to Earthmaker at the beginning, and they walked around the rootdrinker patting their bellies. Read More