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This Day in History
Bolshevik Revolution takes place; America’s 2000 presidential vote faces limbo; Nixon loses Calif. governor’s race; Tacoma Narrows Bridge collapses; Evangelist Billy Graham and singer Joni Mitchell born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
Have You Surrendered to Gun Violence as Part of the Cost of ‘Freedom’? Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
Be Wary of Jumping on the Changing Veselnitskaya Claims emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
The Slow Death of Neoliberalism: Part 4B Ed Walker, emptywheel
The Curious Timing of Kushner’s visit to KSA and the U.S.’ EITI Exit Rayne, emptywheel
Did Trump Jr imply he could deliver? digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
It worked for Bush the Elder tristero, Hullabaloo
Reset the “Now is not the time…” clock Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
The New Front in the Republican Battle Against Civil Rights Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Mass shootings resulting in eight or more deaths in the USA since 1950Mass shootings resulting in eight or more deaths in the USA since 1950 Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 163 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Independents Are a Wreath of Pretty Flowers Which Smell Bad driftglass, at his blog
IT’S SIMPLE: TURN OUT MORE DAMN DEMOCRATIC VOTERS Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Cop Loses Immunity After Shooting, Headstomping Gravely-Injured Suspect Tim Cushing, Techdirt