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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
Three civil rights workers disappear in Mississippi; John Hinckley, Jr. found not guilty by reason of insanity for shooting President Ronald Reagan and three others; Britain’s Prince William born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Human rights is a universal standard. It is a component of every religion and every civilization.
This Is a Fight Over What It Means to Be an American Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
Two Details about DOJ IG’s Leak Investigations, Plural, Including the One into Rudy Giuliani’s Sources emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Angry Mom: I See Dead Children Rayne, emptywheel
Womp, Womp Echidne, at her blog
An apostate takes the big step digby ala Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Speechless tristero, Hullabaloo
A look in the mirror Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Self-Pardons: The President Can’t Pardon Himself, So Why Do People Think He Can? Philip Bobbitt, Lawfare
Racist People (Putting Out Fire) Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Shaming the enablers of fascism Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
S.E. Cupp Cannot Imagine a World Without National Socialism driftglass, at his blog
CHEST-THUMPING TRUMP IS MOTIVATING HIS BASE Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Warner Bros. Turns Harry Potter Fan Events Into Events For The Franchise That Must Not Be Named Timothy Geigner, Techdirt