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This Day in History
Germans dance on top of Berlin Wall as communism crumbles in Eastern Europe; Nazis target Jews during ‘Kristallnacht’; A massive blackout hits the Northeast; Poet Dylan Thomas and Actor Art Carney die.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.
Sorry, But American Democracy Is Still Edging Closer to Disaster Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
HJC’s Manager’s Amendment Blows Open 702 Metadata Queries emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Yes, it’s a cult digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Democrats win. Trump, NRA lose. Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Laugh this off Shakezula, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Hot Take of the Day Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
All Your Base Are Belong To Trump driftglass, at his blog
BANNON: YOU’D BE IMPRESSED AT HOW WELL TRUMP GETS THIS TRUMPISM THING Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Ron Wyden Puts A Hold On SESTA And Warns About Its Dangers Mike Masnick, Techdirt