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This Day in History
Charges dropped against Daniel Ellsberg in the Pentagon Papers case; Garry Kasparov loses a chess match against IBM’s Deep Blue computer; Songwriter Irving Berlin born; Reggae star Bob Marley dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
I believe that a scientist looking at nonscientific problems is just as dumb as the next guy.
Are There Any Republican Heroes Left? Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
James Clapper: Unmasking And/Or Jeff Sessions? emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
So Why Isn’t Anything A Big Deal Anymore? Echidne, at her blog
All the makings of a banana republic digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
“Every move they make keeps signalling ‘cover-up.’” Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Legislators Have to be Evaluated in Relative, Not Absolute, Terms Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
I Have a Trick To Show You driftglass, at his blog
THE ONLY NUMBERS THAT MATTER IN THAT NEW TRUMP POLL Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
This Makes No Sense: US To Ban Laptops On All Flights From Europe Mike Masnick, Techdirt