Don Lemon

Let me give you the poll numbers first. According to an NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist poll that was taken just a week ago, Donald Trump polled at getting only one percent of the black vote. One reason I wanted to start with the poll on African American Trump support is to point out that if […]

The Justice Department delivered a scathing report on the Baltimore Police Department. Yes, the same department that arrested Freddie Gray who ended shortly thereafter. The Justice Department states that there were systemic problems that plague the police department. Much like the Ferguson findings, the DOJ report alleges that for more than a decade the police […]

It was supposed to be a good day for Donald Trump. He was to unveil his economic plan that is supposed to make America great again when all of a sudden boom! Fifty prominent, respected Republican security experts and foreign policy advisors all came together and signed an open letter saying they were not going […]

Is Donald Trump in need of an intervention? I’m talking a political intervention. According to sources within the campaign, yes, and they are planning one right now. Sources close to the campaign also described to CNN yesterday; that there have been a series of blunders by Trump lately, chief among them, his fight with the […]

At last week’s Democratic convention Khizr Khan gave a moving tribute to his son who lost his life in 2004 in Iraq serving this country. During the same speech, Khan also had some very harsh words for the Republican nominee, Donald Trump. “Donald Trump you are asking Americans to trust you with their future. Let […]

President Obama gave the speech of his life last night. I think it was one of the best speeches as President. Not only did he make the case for Hillary Clinton, but he made the case for himself and his legacy. Joe Biden: Trump doesn’t have a clue about middle class. The Democratic A-list on […]

Last week it was the Republicans. This week it’s the Democrat’s turn. It got off to a rocky start with Florida Congresswoman and DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz and the DNC email controversy. She tried to speak on Monday morning at Florida delegation breakfast and got boo’d off the stage. “Boo.  Alright now settle down […]

If you’re not watching the Republican National Convention you’re really missing out. It’s a real s#!t show!! I’m sure Donald Trump didn’t plan it this way when he promised to put on a show, but boy is he delivering. Behind the scenes there are more glitches than you can keep track of. But on the […]

The Republican National Convention got underway  in Cleveland yesterday. It started with a ruckus when Never Trump delegates tried unsuccessfully to force a floor vote to undermine Donald Trump’s nomination. That was true drama but it doesn’t compare to the controversy surrounding Melania Trump’s speech. If parts of it sounds familiar to you, it should […]

The Republican National Convention got underway  in Cleveland yesterday. It started with a ruckus when Never Trump delegates tried unsuccessfully to force a floor vote to undermine Donald Trump’s nomination. That was true drama but it doesn’t compare to the controversy surrounding Melania Trump’s speech. If parts of it sounds familiar to you, it should […]

After the terrible tragedies suffered in the last week of this country, CNN held a town hall last night to try to bring about healing. Dallas police officer Patrick Zamarripa was killed last week. His father spoke to me last night about his son. “He didn’t see color. He didn’t care if you’re white, green, […]

President Barack Obama will do what he’s done so many times as president, he will speak with and to families who have lost loved ones to senseless violence. He will speak to a confused, angry, grieving and divided nation. This time he will combine two tightropes that he usually walks separately – race and gun […]