The Vultures Are Circling

Just five days after I mentioned Watergate in my last political post, Prez Von C. went ahead and fired FBI Director James Comey, stirring memories in many of the infamous Saturday Night Massacre. To which my immediate reaction, I must admit, was glee. I could care less about James Comey, whose fault all this is in the first place; but for FVC to make such a bold and desperate move, he must have something big to hide.

A day later the euphoria has settled a bit, but still…whatever he’s trying to cover up, it’s bound to come out sooner or later. The only question is, will it be survivable? As Richard Nixon learned to his chagrin, you can’t just fire your way out of a crisis. Sooner or later the pigeons will come come to roost. The vultures are circling. I’m mixing my bird metaphors and I don’t care. Let the trials begin.

One Response to “The Vultures Are Circling”

  1. The Old Man in KS Says:

    The current pres has been a boon for late nite comedy–Trevor Noah, Colbert, Seth Myers, et. al. I find myself laughing but conflicted about finding it funny because I have an underlying feeling of outrage. This shit isn’t funny it’s horrible, disgusting, & dangerous. The revolution must come & it will be televised!

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