White House

Trump is a Rodney Dangerfield look-alike

So many things make my blood boil, it is clearly time to resume The Curmudgeon Report. Probably 90 percent of what upsets me has to do with politics and the state of our republic, so that fact alone demands I pick up pen and ink and resume my commentaries.

In the weeks ahead, let’s take the issues one by one. A good place to start is “respect,” an area comedian Rodney Dangerfield discussed regularly.

As an opening premise, let’s accept the fact that our leaders in the White House and Congress have none.

Donald Trump, sitting in his Oval Office or golf cart, chomping on a burger, tweeting on his tweeter or drawing a line in the sand trap is surely lacking that virtue. And...