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This Day in History
An explosion cripples Apollo 13 on its way to the Moon; President Thomas Jefferson born; Pope John Paul II visits a synagogue; Actor Sydney Poitier achieves an Oscar milestone; Golfer Tiger Woods wins the Masters for the first time.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
It is always better to have no ideas than false ones; to believe nothing, than to believe what is wrong.
The Murderers’ Row of Voter Suppression Is Here Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
There Is One New York Politician Who Could Be the Democratic Nominee in 2020 Scott Lemieux, Lawyers Guns and Money
Yes, Trump’s going after Social Security digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Values: Brand, Corporate & Bill O’Reilly’s Spocko, Hullabaloo
What Does Trump Know? And Other Rants. Echidne, at her blog
Today In Both Sides Do It: Village of the Damned Villagers driftglass, at his Blog
YOUR LIBERAL MEDIA: NEW YORK TIMES HIRES CLIMATE CHANGE SNEERER AND TORTURE FAN (TO REPLACE BROOKS?) Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Nemesis Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
The Bull Statue Copyright Claim Is Ridiculous… But Here’s Why It Just Might Work Mike Masnick, Techdirt