Christopher Brauchli

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Age or Pride Comes Before the Fall?

George and Donald

The Nazis and the Republicans 

The Yacht, the Justice and the Politician

Will the Secret Service Do Time With Trump?

The Death Penalty is Back With a Vengeance

Time to Make Pregnancy a Thing of the Past?

Of Prayer and Pardons

Pillow Talk With Clarence and Ginni

McCarthy Redux

BoJo and Senator Paul

The Contemptible Justice Gorsuch

Death in Texas

The Gentrification of the Expletive

Varieties of Coup

All Abbott (No Costello)

The Return of Stephen Miller

Of AR-15s, Swiss Army Knives and Federal Judges

Bankers Have Short Memories

The Legislature is on the Case

Senators of the Lost Cause

What Do the Women With Jim Jordan Want?

Cry Fraud and Let Slip

McConnell: the Man Without Juxtapositions

The Golden Baal of CPAC

Princes Among Thieves

New Profiles in Courage

Trump, Suu Kyi and the Unwanted


Forgiveness, Trump-style

Who Will Guard the Space Guardians?

Trump and Death

The Pardon of Corn

Evicting Trump From the White House

When Trump Takes Advice

The McConnell Court

The Hallmark of Trump

Covid Epiphanies

Ignorance is Bliss 

Vaccines for the Rich

Deplatforming Trump’s Party

Trump’s Child’s Glossary of Insults

I Read the News Today, Oh Boy…

Where to Put the FBI

How the Barr Justice Department Works

Trump the Orator

Great Minds Think Alike: Bolsonaro and Trump

The Gospel According Donald J-is-for-Jesus Trump

Great Minds Think Alike: From Trump to Bolsonaro

In (and Out) Like Flynn