Donald Trump channels George Foreman: Taste my power

Sunday morning, James Clapper said it as clearly as can be said.  In his report as director of National Intelligence, there was no evidence of collusion between the Russians and the Trump campaign.  In any rational world, this would end the fevered innuendo and salivation.  It will not, and that was the plan all along. Never play cards with a gambler.  Gamblers are about not just winning, but figuring a way to make you lose.  President Trump has all the cards, and he has started to show his hand.  He already knows, as does Clapper, what prior CIA and FBI inquiries have revealed or not.  He retains access every day to any new information.  He sees your hand even before you play it. Talk about being hoist on your own petard.  Trump, rather than resisting calls for investigation, will now join in the call.  He will insist that his claims be scrutinized.  He will want this to be made public as soon as possible and may even...(Read Full Post)