Jacob Heilbrunn

Rudy Giuliani gives Trump more grief than his enemies do

January 17, 2019 10:16 am

Was his admission an attempt to prepare the ground for the President’s retreat?

Will nothing sate John Bolton’s lust for war?

January 14, 2019 4:49 pm

His thirst for martial acts suggests that he wants to wage a war against Iran, one that would result in regime change

Bye-bye: Trump engineers fresh shutdown with Chuck and Nancy

January 9, 2019 5:04 pm

Leading Republicans are unwilling to confront the President about the perils of the course he has chosen

If there is a border crisis, Trump’s to blame

January 7, 2019 6:23 pm

POTUS hopes a border visit will boost his ratings. It is likely to do the opposite

‘How do you impeach a president who’s done nothing wrong?’ Actually, it’s quite easy

January 4, 2019 6:11 pm

You drum up a bill of particulars, and, voila, impeachment hearings begin

Yet again, bluff and bombast are Trump’s policy

December 31, 2018 12:32 pm

Trump supporters may continue to hope for a grand revolution in American affairs, but Trump himself is focused on sublunary matters

Trump’s main problem? His interests don’t match the GOP’s

December 29, 2018 7:44 pm

The longer he’s cooped up in the White House, the crazier his pronouncements become

Why has Trump followed his impulses to Iraq?

December 26, 2018 6:37 pm

The unannounced visit serves as a welcome distraction

Can Patrick Shanahan handle the madness of King Trump?

December 23, 2018 3:41 pm

Like a Russian tsar, the President seems to think he can govern by ukase

As Mattis exits, is Vladimir Putin the only adult left in the room?

December 21, 2018 5:36 am

His departure further erodes Trump’s relationship with Senate Republicans who ultimately control his fate

The pillars of Trumpworld are crumbling

December 18, 2018 5:45 pm

Investigations are closing in, and the White House now resembles a nuthouse

Pelosi and Schumer have Trump’s back against the wall

December 11, 2018 5:06 pm

The President is looking increasingly marooned in a White House under siege

Trump makes Benedict Arnold look like a patriot

December 8, 2018 12:06 pm

It’s the very sweep of his schemes that is likely to prove his undoing

‘Not to sound naive or anything’, but it seems like Michael Flynn has ratted someone out to Mueller

December 5, 2018 10:48 am

Trump’s imagination is free to run riot as to who it might be

George H.W. Bush, the last great liberal Republican

December 1, 2018 9:18 am

Like his son, Bush Sr’s stock rose considerably once he left office

What does Michael Cohen’s guilty plea mean for the Mueller investigation?

November 29, 2018 12:25 pm

Trump Tower Moscow wasn’t off the cards during the campaign

The more Trump bellows about Mueller, the guiltier he looks

November 28, 2018 12:32 pm

No one has done more to imperil his presidency than Trump himself

Meet Jerome Corsi, the conspiracy theorist turned conspirator

November 24, 2018 12:57 pm

Robert Mueller is zeroing in on the ties between Corsi, Roger Stone, WikiLeaks, and Mother Russia

Could Donald Trump’s revisionist history leave the GOP in the lurch?

November 19, 2018 2:51 pm

Trump has responded to his midterm travails by doubling down on the insults

Donald Trump is the best thing to happen to Jim Acosta

November 16, 2018 2:29 pm

The CNN man gets to amplify his role as victim of a nefarious administration

Stan Lee made comic books great again

November 13, 2018 5:42 am

The Marvel editor-in-chief turned the superhero world upside down by introducing ironic detachment and human foibles

Beware the Trumpy Bear

November 12, 2018 12:14 pm

This advert will truly give you paws for thought

Trump dodges tough questions by feigning forgetfulness

November 9, 2018 4:12 pm

Does the President know Matt Whitaker?

George Conway weighs in on (il)legality of Sessions firing

November 8, 2018 5:02 pm

Kellyanne’s husband calls Matthew Whitaker a ‘nobody’ who has been appointed at Trump’s whim

Is today the dawn of the shy Democrat?

November 6, 2018 12:18 am

Donald Trump, a political arsonist, might initially be amused by the carnage he has wrought