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This Day in History
The Edmund Fitzgerald sinks in Lake Superior; Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev dies; Henry Stanley finds David Livingstone in central Africa; Film composer Ennio Morricone born; ‘Sesame Street’ premieres.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
No one wants to hear the truth if it isn’t what they want to hear.
They’re Teaching History in New Mexico Without Rosa Parks or the Atomic Bomb Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
Why Is WikiLeaks Reading from ShadowBrokers’ Kaspersky Script? emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Gary Cohn, Trump’s Economic Advisor, on the Unavoidable Tax Cuts For The Rich Echidne, at her blog
Xi’s got his number: flattery will get you everywhere digby aka heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
A party’s got to believe in something Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Today in American Ethnic Cleansing Erik Loomis. Lawyers, Guns and Money
Donna Brazile on the Conservative Circuit Simon Balto, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Remember The Bush Plan For Iraq? driftglass, at his blog
BREITBART GOES PEACENIK Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Colorado Voters Shoot Down Comcast’s Shitty, Protectionist State Broadband Law karl Bode, Techdirt