Entries by Adam L Silverman

Today in Great Moments in Senatorial Debate: Senator Mike Lee Edition!

Senator Lee gave a speech delineating his opposition to the Green New Deal today as part of Senate Majority Leader McConnell’s attempt to put the Senate Democratic caucus in a bind by making them take a stand either for or against one of the House Democratic caucus’s signature issues. Fortunately for us all, Senator Lee […]

The 2nd Plague Comes Early This Year: Florida Toad!

A Florida suburb is being plagued by thousands of poisonous toads. https://t.co/ulLi34O1DS pic.twitter.com/nANRgw9RJ5 — ABC News (@ABC) March 25, 2019 ABC News has the details! A Florida suburb is being plagued by thousands of poisonous toads. Experts say the amphibians are bufo toads, also known as cane toads. Residents in the infested Palm Beach Gardens […]

Update Regarding EFG: Rest in Peace

Commenter SuibhanDunne has just contacted me to let me know that efgoldman has passed. We have permission to share that ef’s real name was Peter Ross. His wife, the infamous Mrs. efd, called SuibhanDunne this morning to tell her that he went into sudden cardiac arrest and never came out of it. Peter’s wife wants you […]

A Quick Note on AG Barr’s Letter to Congress Regarding the Special Counsel’s Report to the Department of Justice

As everyone starts their spin, the President prepares to tweet or do a press gaggle with the traveling press pool as he flies back to DC, rending of garments, gnashing of teeth, victory laps, and celebrations depending on one’s political views and perspectives, I wanted to just make one quick point. The letter that Attorney […]