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This Day in History
The Pentagon Papers hits newsstands amid the Vietnam War; Thurgood Marshall nominated for the U.S. Supreme Court; The ‘Miranda’ warning; Pioneer 10 leaves solar system; Swing legend Benny Goodman dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Every man has his own destiny: the only imperative is to follow it, to accept it, no matter where it leads him.
This Fight Will Be Long, Bloody, and Partisan Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
Privacy Community Lets Dan Coats Off Easy in Letter Accusing Him of Reneging on His Promise emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
This is some real “Dear Leader” stuff digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Campaign 101 Tom Sulivan, Hullabaloo
Trump Assigned Himself an Awful Lot of Homework That Isn’t Getting Done David Dayen, The Intercept
Extraordinary Josh Marshall, TPM EdBlog
All “X Woulda Won” Arguments Are Essentially Useless Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Politicizing the Condiment Wars Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
WHAT WILL IT TAKE TO GET YOU ANGRY AGAIN ABOUT THE TRUMPCARE THREAT? Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Sen. Feinstein Calls For Section 702 Reforms, No ‘Forever’ Reauthorization Tim Cushing, Techdirt