Trump and the media war

The anti-Trump media are comparing President Donald Trump to Joseph Stalin because the president fires back at his critics. An allusion to the wisdom of philosophers residing in the joint applies to media whiners: "if you can't do the time, don't do the slime." The president's daily dose of name-calling by media includes the following: he's Hitler, Stalin, racist, Mussolini, Mao, Pol Pot, racist, Nero, racist, mentally deranged, tyrant, racist, unfit, fascist, racist, dictator, hateful, racist, liar, illegitimate, colluder of all things Russian, schmuck, jackass, warmonger, and racist, and that's just MSNBC. But a presidential tweet calling some of the press "the enemy of the people" is a bridge too far, reaching all the way to Stalingrad – in which case, actually, they'd be gagged in a gulag instead of broadcasting their drivel worldwide. These are elites who imagine that the First Amendment is their exclusive venue as...(Read Full Post)