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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
Pink Floyd releases its best-selling album “The Wall”; Winston Churchill, Mark Twain, Dick Clark born; World Trade Organization’s meeting met by 40-thousand protesters; (
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
I believe in compulsory cannibalism. If people were forced to eat what they killed, there would be no more wars.
What Comes After the Tax Bill? You Already Know. Charles Pierce, Esquire Politics
The Russian Metadata in the Shadow Brokers Dump emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
Or maybe he’s just batshit crazy digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
Only in it for the money? Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
“They Act Like Sexist Assholes.” “You Ever Think They’re Not Acting?” Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Today In Both Sides Do It: No End In Sight driftglass, at his blog
THE BASELINE FOR REPUBLICANS IS THAT DEMOCRATS SHOULDN’T BE ALLOWED TO HOLD OFFICE, APPARENTLY Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Chicago Considers Another Dumb ‘Texting And Walking’ Law To Raise Revenue Timothy Geigner, Techdirt