Entries by Anne Laurie

Wednesday Morning Open Thread: Tonight’s Debate(s)

In the room where it’s going to happen #DemDebate pic.twitter.com/u01cKEhN8g — Savannah Guthrie (@SavannahGuthrie) June 25, 2019 I’m probably gonna ‘watch’ the debate second-hand, via liveblogs and twitter. NBCNews.com and MSNBC.com are supposed to be streaming the whole thing, but my laptop tends to be unreliable about such high-volume platforms. Plenty of people working hard […]

Schadenfreude Open Thread: But It’s His TURN!!!…

This seems like ridiculous carping on the part of Team Sanders. It's not like Elizabeth Warren is some brash newcomer. Do they want a coronation based on age? https://t.co/K5ea29m9Ek pic.twitter.com/vPTet8WgIR — Tom Watson (@tomwatson) June 25, 2019 No doubt I will pay for this later. WORTH IT! MoveOn's straw poll result… Warren at 38% more […]

Late Night Open Thread: All the BEST People…

Today's Republican Party is not your parents' Republican Party, unless your parents were rapists, pedophiles, criminals, Nazis, wife-beaters, tax-evaders, traitors, Russian agents, or morons. — Middle Age Riot (@middleageriot) June 26, 2019 Example 1: Slavery reparations is a far-left favorite because it does a number of things. It reinforces the radical belief that the United […]

Open Thread: Duncan Hunter, GOP Poster Boy of the Week

So this latest DoJ file reveals that Duncan Hunter had an affair with at least three different lobbyists, one of his own staff members, and an aide to a member of the GOP leadership team. — Sam Stein (@samstein) June 25, 2019 And here I thought Rep. Duncan was just a California-gated-community version of Jared […]