Tales from the Trail

Shkreli wants to #MakeAmericaGreatAgain… or does he?!

May 27, 2016

Post updated at 2:42 pm

In a shocking twist befitting the Friday afternoon before a three-day weekend, Shkreli now claims that the Trump “endorsement” he made on Twitter was all a big joke:

What Trump might not know about the U.S., oil and OPEC

May 26, 2016
Crude oil storage tanks at the Cushing oil hub in Oklahoma.  REUTERS/Nick Oxford/File Photo

Crude oil storage tanks at the Cushing oil hub in Oklahoma. REUTERS/Nick Oxford/File Photo

Rosie live, digging at Donald

May 26, 2016
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Actress Rosie O’Donnell arrives for the opening night of the play “Hamilton” on Broadway in New York August 6, 2015. Picture taken August 6, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

VERBATIM: Warren calls Trump a ‘small insecure money-grubber’

May 26, 2016

Senator Elizabeth Warren. REUTERS/Jason Reed/File Photo

 

Trump “will never be president”

Give Elizabeth Warren credit. The U.S. senator puts real thought into the vitriol she directs at Donald Trump. Take a listen to what she said at a speech in Washington this week.

Veep for Clinton? Not Sanders     

May 26, 2016
Hillary Clinton with television host Ellen DeGeneres during a taping of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" in New York September 8, 2015.  REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Hillary Clinton with television host Ellen DeGeneres during a taping of “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” in New York September 8, 2015. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Trump’s target: Still the GOP.

May 25, 2016
Donald Trump  at a rally with supporters in Anaheim, California. May 25, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Donald Trump at a rally with supporters in Anaheim, California. May 25, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Trump camp flubs email, amuses Twitter

May 25, 2016

For anyone who’s ever flubbed an email address, the latest out of the Trump campaign should inspire a healthy dose of empathy — or schadenfreude, depending on your sensibilities.

Trump on vets: ‘I have got nothing but bad publicity’

May 24, 2016

  A small number of Veteran protesters demonstrate outside Trump Tower in New York, U.S., May 23, 2016.  REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A small number of Veteran protesters demonstrate outside Trump Tower in New York, U.S., May 23, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Weld to Clinton, Trump: Make way for Libertarians

May 23, 2016

An election year like no other could have unexpected benefits for the Libertarian Party.

Gun-owners for Trump

May 22, 2016
Attendees recite the pledge of allegiance before the National Rifle Association's NRA-ILA Leadership Forum during their annual meeting in Louisville, Kentucky, May 20, 2016. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

Attendees recite the pledge of allegiance before the National Rifle Association’s NRA-ILA Leadership Forum during their annual meeting in Louisville, Kentucky, May 20, 2016. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein