Modus Operandi

Time for truth, Donald Trump literally admitted to Lesley Stahl, that he continually attacks the media, in order to discredit and demean journalists, to ensure no one believes the news reported about him, it’s his modus operandi. Trump has realigned the gradation to the meaning of the expression, “Don’t kill the messenger.” The expression is believed to have originated in 442 B.C. with Sophocles, or believed to have been originated during wartime when dueling armies needed to exchange messages. Some believe the expression originated to protect pigeons that carried messages well before PETA was even established, while others believe the expression originated with royalty, as Kings and Queens would kill messangers who delivered news they didn’t like. When things are repeated, people tend to believe those things. Guess it depends on what you believe. Nonetheless, Trump’s M.O. has lost its mojo, as truth has eclipsed belief.

modus operandi [ˌmōdəs ˌäpəˈrandē, ˌmōdəs ˌäpəˈrandī] noun; a particular way or method of doing something, especially one that is characteristic or well-established; the way in which something operates or works.

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Tami Warren is the writer, and creator of Namaste Negro. She lives life with daily doses of levity in Denver, Colorado. Tami holds a B.A. in Sociology, from the University of Colorado. However, she does not physically hold the B.A. in her hands, the document is safely stored in a secure facility. Humor is healthy, therefore, cachinnate with other carbon based life forms. Reach out to Tami in the Mile High City: or @namastenegro

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