The Emperor Abandons His Clothes

Arlene Bynon & John LeBoutillier analyze Donald Trump's sudden reversals on DACA, The Wall - and possibly even on the Paris Climate Accords. What is really going on? Is the Mueller Investigation gaining traction? How long will the romance with "Chuck and Nancy" last?


President Trump’s sudden and unexpected moves over the last two weeks to side with Congressional Democrats — Charles Schumer and the much-reviled-on-the-right Nancy Pelosi — on raising the debt limit ceiling and the general thrust of immigration reform was yet another example of a fly-by-the-seat-of-his-pants decision-making process that has so far resulted after more than seven months with virtually no legislative accomplishments;

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As Irma Abates, Mueller Awaits

As Irma Abates, Mueller Awaits

Arlene Bynon & John LeBoutillier discuss the hyper-speed with which Special Counsel Robert Mueller is moving and the Russia Investigation is unfolding: his request to interview six top-level White House aides; the daily revelations that Facebook was cleverly used by Russian agents to influence the 2016 election; the increased pressure on Paul Manafort to flip against Trump; the Steve Bannon claim that there was "absolutely nothing" to the Russian story - while an elected Member of the Russian Parliament said on TV, "US intelligence missed the fact that Russian intelligence stole the American President."


 Trump: Chess or Checkers?

Arlene Bynon & John LeBoutillier ask this question: is Trump a Master political chess player? Or is he in fact an impulsive checkers player who makes it up as he goes along? We discuss the path ahead - debt ceiling, funding the Wall, working with Congress and the latest revelations on the Trump-Russia-Mueller investigation.

Hurricane Harvey & Hurricane Trump

   The Fujiwhara Effect

Arlene Bynon & John LeBoutillier discuss the convergence of Hurricane Harvey and the political Hurricane Russia that Donald Trump is generating through his relationship with Vladimir Putin . We look at the ongoing Mueller investigation, the Breaking News from the Washington Post about Trump Towers Moscow and the real message behind the Sherriff Joe Pardon.


Coming Apart At The Seams

Arlene Bynon & John LeBoutillier discuss the State of the Trump Presidency; Post-Charlottesville: his own business councils abandoned Trump; Steve Schwarzman and Carl Icahn - friends of Trump - bailed out on him; Trump then fired Steve Bannon, who is certain to wage war from the far right against the Trump Administration, the GOP Congress and Fox News; Trump's poll ratings declined to unprecedented lows for a first-year president. Indeed, the Administration, the Republican Party and the Right are all coming apart at the seams!


      Is Somebody Else "Locked and Loaded"?

Arlene Bynon & John LeBoutillier examine President Trump's angry outbursts against North Korea, Senate Majority Leader McConnell and the news media - while "thanking" Vladimir Putin for expelling 755 American diplomats from Russia. What is driving his anger? Is it the two Grand Juries investigating his relationship with Russia? Is it the FBI raid on Paul Manafort's home? Is it Robert Mueller who is "locked and loaded"?