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There are six and a half days left to Donald J. Trump’s occupation of the White House.
This Day in History
George Wallace is sworn in;United States ratifies a peace treaty with Britain;, President Franklin D. Roosevelt and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill meet; Joe DiMaggio and actress Marilyn Monroe get married;Today Show debuts.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
The 50-50-90 rule: Anytime you have a 50-50 chance of getting something right, there’s a 90% probability you’ll get it wrong.
Until Republicans Say the Words, ‘Joe Biden Won,’ the Republic Will Continue to Wither and Die Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Mitch got what he wanted digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Better Late Than… Seriously,Who Needs Them? tristero, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Putting an end to it Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Cops Love Body Camera Footage… When It Clears Officers Of Any Wrongdoing Tim Cushing, Techdirt
Parler’s Laughably Bad Antitrust Lawsuit Against Amazon Mike Masnick, Techdirt
Impeachment Defends the Constitution and Bill of Rights Jonathan Zittrainm, Just Security
No, It Would Not Be Unconstitutional for Trump’s Impeachment Trial to Take Place After He’s Out of Office Steven Lubet and Andrew Koppelman, Law & Crime
Does it count as a prediction if the outcome was extremely predictable? Shakezula, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Considered as a legal drama, here is the chef’s kiss to the Trump presidency Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Trump Lost his Trade War Dan Nexon, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The closing bloodbath Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 764 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
Rodney Davis’ No Good Very Bad Week driftglass, at his blog
Perfect Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
EVERYTHING IS A PLOT TO FRAME POOR, INNOCENT PATRIOTS Steve M., Noe More Mister Nice Blog
Metal Detectors At US Capitol: The Most Disgusting, Atrocious Thing Ever To Happen In America! Stephen Robinson, Wonkette