I’m sure this is just a coincidence, but did you know that there is a town named Milton Keynes about 50 miles from London?
Sondland owns Provenance Hotels, and is quite well off. Recall of an appointee is an everyday occurrence. Looking into his background, he was more of a Bush and Romney kind of guy, and raised money for both. According to Wikipedia, “Sondland initially supported Donald Trump, but cancelled a fundraiser and repudiated Trump for his attacks on Khizr and Ghazala Khan. In April 2017, it was revealed that “a collection of shell companies that obscured his involvement” donated $1 million to the Donald Trump Presidential Inaugural Committee.”
Rather be a pauper in NYC/SF/LA than a king in Iowa/rest of middle America.
NPR’s badly named evening newscast All Things Considered recently devoted two eight-minute segments to anchor Audie Cornish soliciting the radical thoughts of Muslim activists in Dearborn, Michigan. In the first, on January 31, a man named Iltefat Hamzavi fried up this hate nugget: “I’ve been at many dinner tables where somebody voted for Trump. And you’re like, that’s like chickens voting for Chick-fil-A.”
More from Charlie:
Still one of my favorites: