Hello, John Bolton? This Is History Calling

Is former National Security Adviser John Bolton going to sell it, or give it away? (It, of course, being his birds-eye view of the president putting his own interest, in getting an advantage in the 2020 election, over the interests of his country.) Will he or wont he? is the drama that remains after the pause, if not the end, of House Intelligence Committee hearings into impeachment. In a series of volleys after he wrested control of his Twitter account back from the White House, Bolton President Recep Trayyip Erdogan to turn against our Kurdish allies because of his business interests in Turkey, as Trump trumpeted a fakecease fire and a Russian flag was being raised over an abandoned base …

Witness Intimidation: Trump Slimes Ambassador During Impeachment Hearing

As Marie Yovanovitch outlined the smear campaign that President Trumps allies successfully used to oust her as U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, Trump decided to add to it. Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad, the president tweeted, insisting on his absolute right to appoint ambassadors. Yovanovitch had just finished describing the vague threat she felt from the president himself, months after his allies derailed a diplomatic career notable for fighting corruption in Ukraine. Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the point person for the House of Representatives impeachment inquiry of Donald Trump, stopped a line of questioning to ask Yovanovitch what the effect would be on her and future impeachment witnesses. I cant speak to what the presidents trying to do, said Yovanovitch, …

People Are Absolutely Savaging Gordon Sondlands Hotels on Yelp

Gordon Sondland keeps getting bad reviews. The U.S. ambassador to the European Union has been caught in the crosshairs of Democrats investigating President Trumps associates in the impeachment inquiry, as more evidence has come to light that he enabled a quid-pro-quo arrangement with Ukrainian officials. And now, as his political troubles have worsened, so too have those affecting his business. Reviewers on Yelp are taking out their anger with Sondland by leaving one-star ratings for the hotels to which he is linked. If youre looking for a hotel owned by a Trump supporter who gave the campaign a million dollars in exchange for an ambassadorship that hes unqualified for so he can extort foreign leaders into attacking fellow Americans, look …