a trumpolyte attends or assists his/her leader religiously

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TRUMPOLYTE! Did I just coin a word? It com­bines the sur­name of the cur­rent Pres­i­dent of the United States with the word acolyte. Orig­i­nally, an acolyte was “one who as­sists a member of the clergy in a litur­gical ser­vice by per­forming minor du­ties.” And it sure does look to us non-believers that there sure is a lot of that ol’ time re­li­gion mixed up with the be­liefs of to­day’s so-called “con­ser­v­a­tives.” READ MORE

trump and forbes and the one that got away

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I’M NOT FEELING WELL. It could be some late-Summer thing or an ad­vance taste of what the up­coming flu season has in store for us. But it’s a low-grade headache and fever, sore and swollen throat (that makes me squeak when I try to talk, so I don’t) (which some con­sider a blessing), and Grate Grom­mett in Heaven do my mus­cles ache! READ MORE