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we’ve been bailed out we’re not too exhausted from last night’s (CENSORED) the caffeine kicks in. Join us every weekday morning at 9am (ET) and weekend morning at 10:00am (ET) (or whenever we get around to it) to talk about current news and our boring lives and to make fun of LaEscapee! If we are ever running late, it’s PhilJD’s fault.
This Day in History
World War II’s Battle of Stalingrad ends; Idi Amin seizes power in Uganda; author James Joyce born; dancer-actor-coreographer Gene Kelly dies; punk rocker Sid Vicious dies.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
What clever man has ever needed to commit a crime? Crime is the last resort of political half-wits.
And Now for Some Republican News Not Involving Memos or Trump Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Trey Gowdy Retirement emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Poor Dean Heller, he tries so hard digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
“We’re history’s actors” tristero, Hullabaloo
Controlling the narrative, they’re good at Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
BREAKING: Evidence in Memo Outlining Insane Conspiracy Theory Less Than Compelling Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
His own private Idaho Paul Compos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
DON’T WORRY, THEY’LL HAVE SOMETHING ELSE TEED UP Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
California’s Net Neutrality Law Takes Another Step Forward Karl Bode, Techdirt