So, it’s been a little over a month here in the big, BIG city.  The city of gates, as it were….Watergate, Travelgate and now, perhaps Trump-Russia-gate too.  My impression of being back to the past so far?  I’m using a lot more poop bags.   Seems silly to use poop bags as a measure of how things are going …or maybe not.   After all, I am back in the land of political wonks and sleazy politicians.   So….now it is The Poodle who is being challenged while we all adjust to our limbo state of affairs.  For one, he had plenty of places to do his business in middle-earth country that were far enough off the beaten path–and free of a thousand eyes–…