Log in Register

 

Resilient Bridgeport Housatonic Community College Campaign for Tomorrow’s Jobs Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo Downtown Cabaret TheatreInfoBridgeport
The Barnum MuseumBridgeport Public LibraryOIB the bookElle Sera OIB Classifieds
OIB TV

Greater Bridgeport Transit

Connecticut Characters


Attorney Thomas C. Thornberry

Barnum Festival





Trattoria ’A vucchella


Entries Tagged as 'Donald Trump'

Bluefish Reel In Final Season

September 17th, 2017 · 15 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Development and Zoning, News and Events

Sometimes fans don’t know how to say hello until it’s time to say goodbye. Just about everything has a shelf life and after 20 years the Bridgeport Bluefish on Sunday played their last game at the Ballpark at Harbor Yard, the first three years an average attendance of roughly 4,500 per game, but in recent […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ·······

In Case You Were Wondering–Trump Staff Bleeds

August 18th, 2017 · 13 Comments · News and Events

Coffee musta been cold. From The New York Times: With the departure of Stephen K. Bannon, at least eight top officials are no longer in the White House. Full story here.

[Read more →]

Tags:

OIB Poll: Trump And Hate

August 17th, 2017 · 23 Comments · News and Events

[Read more →]

Tags:

Ganim Runs From Trump

August 16th, 2017 · 20 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events, State Politics

The number of politicians, business leaders, elected officials, members of Congress including now Republicans distancing from Donald Trump is down the street, around the corner into the next county. Count Mayor Joe Ganim among them, after snuggling up for a play at infrastructure dough following Trump’s election. State Senator Marilyn Moore, whose name is often floated […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ····

Trump Reasserts ‘Blame On Both Sides’ in Fiery Exchanges With Media

August 15th, 2017 · 15 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events

Tuesday afternoon’s executive order announcement on infrastructure didn’t take long to implode into a series of crackling exchanges between Donald Trump and the media following the weekend fallout in Charlottesville, Va. If you missed it check out the video. The video kicks off with Trump’s declaration that he’ll streamline the infrastructure approval process. Around the […]

[Read more →]

Tags:

In Praise Of Whitehead And Immigrants, Blumenthal Jabs Trump, ‘What Really Made America Great’

August 14th, 2017 · 6 Comments · Analysis and Comment, News and Events

Last week U.S. Senator Dick Blumenthal engaged in a heated Twitter exchange with Donald Trump regarding a special prosecutor’s probe of the Trump campaign’s complicity with Russia. On Monday Blumenthal took a subtle dig at Trump declaring German aviation innovator Gustave Whitehead–who some historians argue flew before the Wright brothers–embodies the spirit of immigration. He […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ·····

A Stand Against Hatred And Violence–Trump Tees Up Rhetorical Mulligan After Golf Retreat

August 14th, 2017 · 11 Comments · News and Events

City officials and activists on Sunday joined more than 100 area protesters on McLevy Green in response to racial violence that included a fatal attack and injured dozens in Charlottesville, Va. Attorney General Jeff Sessions called the attacks by white supremacists “domestic terrorism” in lieu of Donald Trump’s dodge to directly call out the offenders. […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ··

Why Won’t Trump Call Out The Violent Bigots? How About Starting With David Duke?

August 12th, 2017 · 20 Comments · News and Events

From FOX News: A growing number of Republican lawmakers are urging President Trump to specifically call out the white nationalists involved in the violent protests in Charlottesville on Saturday.

[Read more →]

Tags: