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This Day in History
“Star Wars” — the classic sci-fi movie written and directed by George Lucas — premieres; Former Enron execs Kenneth Lay and Jeffrey Skilling are convicted of conspiracy and fraud; Comedian Jay Leno begins his run as host of N-B-C’s “The Tonight Show
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
A Jedi uses the Force for knowledge and defense, never for attack.
Emoluments Are Part of the Business Plan Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
John Brennan Denies a Special Harry Reid Briefing emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
The president’s American Carnage budget increases his own digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
What about that ‘witch hunt’? Ton Sullivan, Hullabaloo
The AHCA Is A Horrible Bill Passed By Reprehensible People Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Matthew Dowd Remains a Fundamentally Ridiculous Person driftglass, at his blog
TOMORROW’S WHITE HOUSE KREMLINOLOGY TODAY Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Appeals Court Revives Wikimedia’s Lawsuit Against The NSA Tim Cushing, Techdirt