Lucian K. Truscott IV

Lucian K. Truscott IV, a graduate of West Point, has had a 50-year career as a journalist, novelist and screenwriter. He has covered stories such as Watergate, the Stonewall riots and wars in Lebanon, Iraq and Afghanistan. He is also the author of five bestselling novels and several unsuccessful motion pictures. He has three children, lives in rural Pennsylvania and spends his time Worrying About the State of Our Nation and madly scribbling in a so-far fruitless attempt to Make Things Better. You can read his daily columns at and follow him on Twitter @LucianKTruscott and on Facebook at Lucian K. Truscott IV.

US President Joe Biden and President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky
Kevin McCarthy
Christmas Tree made of lights, New York, New York
Sam Bankman-Fried; Bitcoin; FTX
Gun Show
Spilled Drink of Donald Trump
Donald Trump, Kevin McCarthy, Marjorie Taylor Greene, Mitch McConnell, Lauren Boebert, Paul Gosar, Matt Gaetz, and Ted Cruz
Donald Trump
A member of the public poses for a photo in front of Tower Bridge whilst wearing a protective mask
Donald Trump
Donald Trump
MAGA hat burning in the street
Kansas Constitutional Amendment On Abortion
Vladimir Putin; German Soldiers