Puerto Rico

The Top Three Cartoon Characters Who Would Make A Better POTUS Than Trump (Videos)

The Top Three Cartoon Characters Who Would Make A Better POTUS Than Trump (Videos)

When America’s pilfering, rapist, lying forefathers stole the country from the Native Americans and created the idealistically wonderful notion of a democracy, they did so with the expectation that the office of President Of the United States of America would be one of prestige and honor. Unfortunately, the precedent of mediocrity and malarkey was set when […]

San Juan’s ‘Nasty’ Mayor Lets ‘Hater-In-Chief’ Have It (TWEETS/VIDEO)

San Juan’s ‘Nasty’ Mayor Lets ‘Hater-In-Chief’ Have It (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Early Thursday morning, Donald Trump returned to what has become one of his favorite pastimes–kicking the people of Puerto Rico in the teeth. In one of his typical early-morning tweetstorms, Trump warned Puerto Ricans not to expect the federal government to help them any more than necessary. Never mind that only 11 percent of the island […]

Puerto Rico Continues To Suffer Under Trump’s Disconnect And Uncertainty (VIDEO)

Puerto Rico Continues To Suffer Under Trump’s Disconnect And Uncertainty (VIDEO)

The process of distributing supplies to suffering Puerto Ricans continues, a week after President Donald Trump’s visit devastated the island. Three weeks prior, Hurricane Maria appeared to lay down the foundation for Trump’s vile trolling campaign. And so, much was made about President Trump throwing rolls of paper towels out into a crowd. The rest […]

Trump Just Told Puerto Rico To Go To Hell (TWEETS)

Trump Just Told Puerto Rico To Go To Hell (TWEETS)

As Puerto Ricans struggle to recover from the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria, President Trump woke up Thursday morning and began issuing threats to the island territory: "Puerto Rico survived the Hurricanes, now a financial crisis looms largely of their own making." says Sharyl Attkisson. A total lack of….. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October […]

WATCH: Matt Schlapp ‘Schlepps’ His Way Through Defending Trump’s Failure To Console Americans

WATCH: Matt Schlapp ‘Schlepps’ His Way Through Defending Trump’s Failure To Console Americans

In a segment on PBS Newshour last Wednesday, Matt Schlapp attempted to reframe how a president consoles suffering Americans. Schlapp’s point would only make sense if it applied to any other President. But this is Donald Trump we’re talking about here. This week, Trump paid brief visits to two sites of tragic events. Visits that […]

WATCH Mike Pence Get His A*s Handed To Him By An Angry Hurricane Victim

WATCH Mike Pence Get His A*s Handed To Him By An Angry Hurricane Victim

After President Trump managed to completely screw up his visit to Puerto Rico on Tuesday (remember him tossing rolls of paper towels to Hurricane Maria victims?), Mike Pence thought he’d travel to Orlando on Friday and see if he could do some damage control. It did not go well. Touring a disaster relief center at […]

San Juan Mayor Proudly Declares She’s A ‘Nasty’ Woman (VIDEOS)

San Juan Mayor Proudly Declares She’s A ‘Nasty’ Woman (VIDEOS)

It’s been amply established that Donald Trump has mishandled the response to the devastation Hurricane Maria wrought on Puerto Rico like a bad-hands wide receiver. But one of his worst moments in this came with his disgraceful slagging of San Juan mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz. You may recall that when Cruz criticized Trump for dragging […]

Cher Burns Trump Down For Paper Towel Tossing Stunt (VIDEOS/TWEETS)

Cher Burns Trump Down For Paper Towel Tossing Stunt (VIDEOS/TWEETS)

Donald Trump had a chance to prove he could perform one of the president’s most important functions–that of comforter-in-chief–when he traveled to Puerto Rico on Tuesday to visit those affected by Hurricane Maria. He failed–and failed bigly. The Puerto Rican Trumpster fire started in Carolina. Watch here, via CNN. For starters, he tried to downplay […]

Trump Tells Puerto Ricans That Maria Isn’t A ‘Real Catastrophe Like Katrina’

Trump Tells Puerto Ricans That Maria Isn’t A ‘Real Catastrophe Like Katrina’

So our dear leader President Donald Trump decided to grace hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico with his presence this week, so he could insult them face-to-face. President Trump arrived in Puerto Rico on Tuesday to survey the damage from Hurricane Maria and meet with local and federal officials for an update on relief efforts. Instead of being comforting […]

Leaked Memo Proves White House Had Strategy To Deflect Blame For Inaction On Puerto Rico

Leaked Memo Proves White House Had Strategy To Deflect Blame For Inaction On Puerto Rico

As President Trump prepares to visit Puerto Rico on Tuesday, a leaked memo shows that Tom Bossert, Trump’s top adviser in the Department of Homeland Security, was preparing for the administration to blame any problems in the wake of Hurricane Maria on others as a way of avoiding responsibility for their tepid response. Axios obtained a […]

Geraldo Rivera To San Juan Mayor: ‘I Don’t See People Dying’ (VIDEO)

Geraldo Rivera To San Juan Mayor: ‘I Don’t See People Dying’ (VIDEO)

Fox News correspondent Geraldo Rivera reached a special low place this morning in an interview with the mayor of San Juan, Carmen Yulín Cruz. Cruz has recently been the target of several Twitter attacks by President Donald Trump, blasting her for poor leadership. Here’s what Trump said about Cruz yesterday morning: …Such poor leadership ability […]

Ana Navarro SLAMS Trump’s ‘Unspeakable’ Slagging Of Puerto Ricans (VIDEO/TWEET)

Ana Navarro SLAMS Trump’s ‘Unspeakable’ Slagging Of Puerto Ricans (VIDEO/TWEET)

Donald Trump has been deservedly sliced, diced, and julienned for his outrageous Twitter attack on the people of Puerto Rico on Saturday. He claimed that if 3.4 million people actually want help from their government when their infrastructure has been destroyed, they expect “everything to be done for them.” He also believes that San Juan […]

WATCH ‘SNL’ Hit Trump With Unpresidented One-Two Punch (TWEET/VIDEOS)

WATCH ‘SNL’ Hit Trump With Unpresidented One-Two Punch (TWEET/VIDEOS)

When “Saturday Night Live” opened its 43rd season late Saturday night, the gang at Studio 8H wasn’t lacking for material. After all, they could have done an entire show’s worth of skits based on Donald Trump’s bizarre week. Ultimately, the “SNL” gang decided to tee up Trump for his disastrous and embarrassing response to the […]

Black Steel In The Hour Of Chaos: An Open Letter To Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz

Black Steel In The Hour Of Chaos:  An Open Letter To Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz

Dear Mayor Yulín Cruz, Do you like hip hop? One of my favorite groups of all time is Public Enemy. Their socially conscious messages were decades ahead of their time. Their song, Black Steel In the Hour Of Chaos, comes to mind when I think about you and the public battle you’re having to fight with America’s […]

Trump Calls Puerto Ricans Lazy: ‘They Want Everything To Be Done For Them’ (TWEETS)

Trump Calls Puerto Ricans Lazy: ‘They Want Everything To Be Done For Them’ (TWEETS)

While the people of Puerto Rico try desperately to survive the devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria, President Trump woke up on Saturday morning, grabbed his cell phone, and began attacking the people of the island territory. Apparently Trump got his feelings hurt when the mayor of San Juan, Carmen Yulin Cruz, said on Friday that “people […]

Trump Acts Surprised That Puerto Rico Is An Island…Twitter Hilarity Ensues (VIDEO)

Trump Acts Surprised That Puerto Rico Is An Island…Twitter Hilarity Ensues (VIDEO)

In his typical ham-fisted fashion, President Donald Trump made excuses Thursday for his administration’s clumsy and tardy responses to the human tragedy now occurring in Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria. Trump Makes Inane Comments About Puerto Rico — Send In The Twitter Users Fortunately, Twitter users didn’t fail to notice, Raw Story reports. […]

Trump Whines About The NFL While Puerto Rico Suffers (VIDEO)

Trump Whines About The NFL While Puerto Rico Suffers (VIDEO)

While our idiot in chief President Donald Trump picks fights with football players over kneeling at NFL games, millions of citizens in American territories continue to suffer the effects of the devastation from hurricanes Irma and Maria. And the feeble federal response to their cries for help could cost lives. A news dispatch described Puerto […]

RWNJ Pastor: Pushing God ‘Out Of Our Life’ Causes Natural Disasters (VIDEO)

RWNJ Pastor: Pushing God ‘Out Of Our Life’ Causes Natural Disasters (VIDEO)

In the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria ravishing the United States and Caribbean, we’ve seen a number of pastors revert to what has become a very disturbing tradition–claiming that these and other natural disasters are the result of sin. Never mind that whenever they spew this bilge and word gets out about it, […]

Pastor Tries To Pray Away Hurricane Maria–And Fails (VIDEO)

Pastor Tries To Pray Away Hurricane Maria–And Fails (VIDEO)

Early on Wednesday morning, Puerto Rico was hit with the full fury of Hurricane Maria. The storm blasted Puerto Rico with winds of up to 155 mph–easily the most powerful storm that the island had seen in 85 years. Many areas were expected to get as much as 35 inches of rain, with flooding reported […]

WATCH An NPR Reporter School A Caller Who Suggests Vetting ‘Immigrants’ From Puerto Rico

WATCH An NPR Reporter School A Caller Who Suggests Vetting ‘Immigrants’ From Puerto Rico

Over the weekend on C-SPAN, NPR correspondent Tom Gjelten was taking calls from viewers when a man came on the line and asked what may wind up being one of the dumbest inquiries of 2016: “I would like to ask the guest what his opinion of the migration that is coming from Puerto Rico right now, […]