Tagged: The Mob

What Will Mueller Find?

What Will Mueller Find?

As the Mueller investigation grinds on, snippets of information are showing up in the media, and they hint at a frightening conclusion. I don’t think many of us still doubt that Russian thugs played...

Trump Could be in Danger

Trump Could be in Danger

The conservative propaganda machine is touting the notion that “the radical left” is plotting to assassinate Trump. But I think the president has more to fear from organized crime than from political activists. I...

The Thug Life Culture

The Thug Life Culture

If Trump’s underworld connections were not already widely known, his rude, ugly behavior would be a dead giveaway. That’s how “gangstas” behave. The “made men” in the mob swagger, bully and brag, treat women with disrespect...

Negotiation or Extortion?

Negotiation or Extortion?

It’s almost a hundred days into the Trump presidency and I’m beginning to get some insight into the new president’s negotiating strategy. I call it extortion. It’s the way mobsters “negotiate.” They threaten you,...

Trump’s Dark and Dank Past

Trump’s Dark and Dank Past

  Finally, mainstream media outlets may be ready to give Donald Trump’s shady past the attention it deserves. Salon.com reproduced a Politico story this morning spotlighting his long and close connection to the Mafia. And I...

Is This Another Coup by The Mob? Shh! Don’t Tell Sandra

Is This Another Coup by The Mob? Shh! Don’t Tell Sandra

I am not allowed to mention The Mob in my house any more. My wife Sandra will leave me if I do. She says I am obsessed with the notion that The Mob controls...