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This Day in History
Hurricane Katrina blows ashore in southeast Louisiana.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Rising sea levels, severe draughts, the melting of the polar caps, the more frequent and devastating natural disasters all raise demand for humanitarian assistance and disaster relief.
Trump Finally Has an Ideology, and It Will Lead Us to Serious Trouble Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Steele Dossier and WaPo’s Trump Tower Scoop emotywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Can’t Stop/Won’t Stop: CNN Has A New Racist Bigot Apologist bmaz, emptyweel
Trump’s Latest Friday News Dump Echidne, at her blog
Too decent digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
A more perfect populism Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 136 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Andrew Sullivan Proves The Wingnut Welfare System Is America’s Most Durable Infrastructure driftglass, at his blog
JOE ARPAIO MIGHT SAVE JEFF FLAKE’S POLITICAL CAREER Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Warrant Affidavit Shows How Easy It Is To Bilk The Government Out Of Excess Equipment Tim Cushing, Techdirt