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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
President Richard Nixon says he’ll resign; Thieves stage Britain’s ‘Great Train Robbery’; Nazi saboteurs in the U.S. executed during World War II; Mexico’s Emiliano Zapata and actor Dustin Hoffman born.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
We don’t go into journalism to be popular. It is our job to seek the truth and put constant pressure on our leaders until we get answers.
The Oil Giants Might Finally Pay for Pulling the Biggest Hoax of All Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
It Is False To Claim the Counterintelligence Investigation into Trump Is Unprecedented emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
They are natural authoritarians digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Nadler demands Kavanaugh’s WH records from 2001-06. Hannity freaks out Spocko, Hullabaloo
Medicare for All works “like a tax cut” Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Trump’s DNI Pick Would Brief Dem Nominee Ahead of 2020 Katrina Mulligan, Just Security
Never turn a cheap trick Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Conservative Campaign Finance Two-Step Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Local Newspaper Forgets How To Spell “Republican” driftglass, at his blog
Dumbf*ck Baby Trumper Grifter Headed To The Hoosegow! Five Dollar Feminist, Wonkette
Is Joaquin Castro Trying To Kill You? Evan Hurst, Wonkette
THE TRUMPERS ARE LIKE THE COPS PLANTING THEIR OWN DRUGS ON A SUSPECT AND THEN ARRESTING HIM Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog