Category Archives: Donald Trump

Trump’s Algorithm

An algorithm is a precise rule or set of rules specifying how to solve some problem. Trump has a problem. He is president and doesn’t know what to do. Being a reality TV show host has not given him a … Continue reading

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Does Trump need a science advisor?

STAT recently published an article on Why President Trump needs to finally name a science advisor. The article highlights the importance of science but fails to point out one major problem. Trump doesn’t believe in science. Trump appointing a science … Continue reading

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Delete the data makes no sense

I can understand Trump not wanting to take action on climate change. After all, he values economic activity today more than reduced greenhouse gasses and a less polluted environment in the future. What I cannot understand is the rationale for … Continue reading

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Trump Was Elected President

Trump was elected president Science to him wasn’t evident With no intelligence to be found And Steve Bannon all around In Washington he was resident Questionable tactics to employ The environment to destroy Climate change to deny Basic logic to defy … Continue reading

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The Mathematics of Defense Spending

Trump has proposed increasing U.S. Defense spending by $54 billion or 9.1%. What he neglects to say is that we are already spending  2.8 time the amount of the next country, China,  and the fact is if we are not … Continue reading

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Is Trump the “New Coke” of politics?

New Coke was introduced when I was in graduate school in 1985, replacing the iconic brand with a sweeter, supposedly better tasting formulation. The change was a complete and total failure with Coca Cola Classic reappearing after a few months, … Continue reading

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All new cameras must have Automatic Double Chin Removal

In a new executive order that will effectively ban film-based cameras, President Donald Trump is requiring that cameras and camera phones incorporate Automatic Double Chin Removal (ADCR) technology. “Look,” said Trump, “I am tired of seeing photos of my double … Continue reading

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