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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
A pivotal battle in the American Revolution; President James Garfield dies; Bruno Hauptmann is arrested in the Lindbergh baby case; Unabomber’s manifesto published; The ‘Mary Tyler Moore Show’ premieres.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Fear, conformity, immorality: these are heavy burdens. They drain us of creative energy. And when we are drained of creative energy, we do not create. We procreate, but we do not create.
Trump Judge Judges Trump a Very Special Boy, Gives Him the Kid Glove Treatment Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Only Eric Herschmann (and Maybe Christina Bobb) Learned the Steve Bannon Lesson emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
War for Ukraine Day 207: Penetration, Infiltration, & Influence at All Levels Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
A wingnut dating ap? digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Problem-solvers vs. problem-makers Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Strange women lying in ponds distributing swords is no basis for a system of government Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Since the dawn of time, amoral racists have projected their own pathologies onto others Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 1,201 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns & Money
David Brooks Would Like Someone Else to Diffuse the Mob That David Brooks Helped Create in a Way That Doesn’t Make the Mob Mad Enough to Jump David Brooks’ Fence and Take a Dump in David Brooks’ Pool driftglass, at his blog
Graham and DeSantis Tried to Own But Got Owned The Rude Pundit, at his blog
For the Record: Del Rio Yastreblyansky, The rectification of Names
MAYBE IT’S NOT SUCH A GOOD IDEA TO RUN A GENERAL-ELECTION CAMPAIGN EXCLUSIVELY IN THE RIGHT-WING BUBBLE Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
ALEC Hard At Work Keeping Indigenous People From Protesting Big Oil Robyn Pennacchia, Wonkette
Jared Kushner Would Like All Of You Ungrateful Jerks To Know He Still Hates You Gary Legum, Wonkette
AOC Shreds Childish GOP Rep Who Called Full-Grown Black Woman ‘Boo’ Stephen Robinson, Wonkette