President Trump is trying to bend Congress to his will in the shutdown fight, but many say his negotiating skills are falling short. “It’s like McDonald’s not being able to make a hamburger,” one critic said.
An incident at the Lincoln Memorial that involved indigenous rights activists from Michigan, Catholic schoolboys from Kentucky and Hebrew Israelites from the nation’s capital, and the finger-pointing that followed, seemed to capture the worst of America at a moment of extreme political polarization.
The American designer thinks fashion, power and politics can be mutually beneficial. “I just want to give [women] uniforms for their lives so they feel comfortable in their power,” Hearst says. “I don’t want them to waste too much time thinking of what they’re wearing.”
New England’s performance against Kansas City wasn’t flawless, but it was good enough to win. Tom Brady led and the Patriots got the ball at the start of overtime and never relinquished it, scoring a touchdown nearly five minutes in the extra session to send New England on to Atlanta to face the L.A. Rams.
Joe Davidson was picked to be part of the supportive crowd behind the president at his rallies. He clapped and cheered. Then, in the midst of the battle to confirm Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh, Davidson laughed as the president mocked Kavanaugh’s accuser. After that, all the anger directed at Trump, was felt by Davidson, too.