Jack Holmes

Jack Holmes

Jack Holmes is Associate Editor for News & Politics at Esquire.com, where he writes daily and edits the Politics Blog with Charles P. Pierce. He also does a dash of sports and some feature writing. His work has appeared in New York magazine and The Daily Beast.

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Friday, October 19, 2018
The President of the United States Just Explicitly Endorsed Political Violence
We've been heading towards this moment for a long time. Donald Trump, American president, has for years endorsed violence from the rally podium, encouraging his supporters to punch protesters in the face and offering to pay their legal bills . Trump has long demonized the free press as The Enemy of...
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What, exactly, is he saying happened? It's almost impossible to decipher. (Photo: Getty) Views
Thursday, September 27, 2018
It's Difficult to Overstate How Unhinged, and Legitimately Scary, That Trump Presser Was
"I was saying things that nobody in the room even understood," said the President of the United States. This was certainly correct, in a sense, though Donald Trump was referring to meetings he'd held with representatives of the Japanese government. It also applied here, in a press conference...
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Thursday, June 28, 2018
Fox News Reminds Us Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Platform Is...Pretty Reasonable
Sometimes, you get an indication that someone on Fox News is getting high on their own supply. Or maybe Sean Hannity's graphics team is just getting sick of him. But it seems more likely that President Trump's late-night-phone-companion is so deep into the Lib-Bashing Vortex that he is starting to...
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