hurricane Archives

Apparently Our Childish, Racist President Has Been Mocking the Indian PM’s Accent

January 22, 2018

Updated: An earlier version of this story referred to the Indian Prime Minister as the “Indian President” in the Headline. This was an error, and has been corrected.   Whether they are a dictator, demagogue, or despot, President Donald Trump…

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Trump mercilessly mocked for not knowing who is the President of the US Virgin Islands

October 13, 2017

Donald Trump Met With…Himself? Republican Donald Trump has made it clear he is not the most knowledgeable person when it comes to world affairs. And, sadly, he isn’t too bright when it comes to the affairs of the country he…

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Puerto Ricans Sickened by WH Bragging Amid Trump’s Inaction After Hurricane Destruction

September 29, 2017

Trump Gets It Totally Wrong On Relief Efforts For Puerto Ricans After Hurricane Maria. Once again, Donald Trump seems completely oblivious to reality with recent statements about the government’s response to hurricane ravaged Puerto Rico. As CBC reports, Trump appears…

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Amid Historic Back-to-Back Mega-Storms, Republicans Stubbornly Deny Climate Crisis

September 10, 2017

With the devastation of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and now Jose rapidly approaching the United States, the topic of climate change could not be more timely. Despite Republican rhetoric, there is no real debate. There hasn’t been for decades. An overwhelming…

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WTF? Florida Sheriff Has to Warn Idiotic Gun Nuts NOT to Shoot Into Hurricane Irma

September 10, 2017

Sunday morning is bringing an unprecedented peril to Florida and much of the Southeast. As Hurricane Irma gets closer to population centers it’s size and strength are threatening both life and property. The most important thing now is for anyone…

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White House Back-Tracks on Trump Pledge to Donate $1 Million of ‘Personal Money’ to Harvey Relief

September 8, 2017

Donald Trump is extremely well-known for his tendency to bend (or break) the truth, particularly when it comes to portraying himself in the most favorable light possible. While there are virtually limitless examples of this, one particularly vile demonstration of…

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Trump To N. Dakota Drought Victims: You’re ‘Better Off’ Than Harvey-Flooded Texans

September 7, 2017

he president offered no new details about either his tax reform legislation or his stated plan to end drought in our time for the northern Plains states. In both cases, intentions are policy. A “flash drought” sparked by high temperatures…

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God’s Wrath? Trump’s Mansion In Bullseye of Biggest Hurricane in History

September 6, 2017

Conservatives have always loved to blame natural disasters on anything but science. Usually some form of expression of bigotry, hate, and fanaticism. It’s as if they think it absolves them of responsibility for anything more than “hope and prayers” or…

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‘Ask God For Forgiveness’: Rosie O’Donnell Rebukes Joel Osteen For Locking Out Hurricane Refugees

August 31, 2017

“When You Mess Up, Fess Up” Rosie O’Donnell took to Twitter on Wednesday to implore Houston pastor Joel Osteen to be more like Jesus following his “TODAY” interview during which he disputed reports that his megachurch turned away Hurricane Harvey…

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ICE Officials Strand Dozens of Immigrants at Shut-Down Bus Depot During Hurricane Harvey

August 27, 2017

Women and Children Left to Deal with Texas Mega Storm Hurricane Harvey threatened to pummel southeast Texas Friday while Texans hunkered down. About 50 asylum-seeking immigrants, however, were left to face the storm alone at a closed bus depot. ICE…

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