Entries by Anne Laurie

Saturday Afternoon Open Thread: Graphic Images

So. I am writing a comic book series for Marvel. https://t.co/adcBWBtThT — roxane gay (@rgay) July 22, 2016 My inner teenage comix geek still gets excited when new, diverse writers get top billing… especially when they’re highlighted in the NYTimes! … Her story, written with Mr. [Ta-Nehisi] Coates, will follow Ayo and Aneka, two lovers […]

Late Night “Yup, Still the Wrong Choice” Open Thread

"You have to appreciate that he just has, you know, a unique communication style." It's been fun to see the little lies they tell themselves — Martin Gelin (@M_Gelin) July 22, 2016 In case you were wondering if GOP insiders are still in a cranial rectal state. pic.twitter.com/Ua1nbxxPUX — Bob Schooley (@Rschooley) July 22, 2016 […]

Open Thread: Notes on Tim Kaine, from A Professional

.@AlGiordano welcomes Tim Kaine's selection as Clinton's running mate: https://t.co/sdDJrefUHQ — Scotty McScottface (@ScottyUrb) July 23, 2016 Also: Kaine is a good pick politically, but @HillaryClinton clearly placed governing over politics which is the right way to make this decision — Dan Pfeiffer (@danpfeiffer) July 23, 2016 I love how people are projecting their own […]

Late Night RNC Open Thread: Shuck’n’ARRGGH

This is not normal politics. It's a clear message to white people that they should be afraid of Latinos, African-Americans, and Muslims — Dan Pfeiffer (@danpfeiffer) July 22, 2016 Ghostwriter for Art of the Deal: this is the donald trump i came to know. not a word about hope. not a word about possibility. all […]

RNC in CLE Open Thread: Your Modern GOP, America!

Republicans complaining that our country is divided. Also, arsonists complaining about fires. — Dana Houle (@DanaHoule) July 22, 2016 Trump 2016: Make America A Banana Republic Again — Matt Murphy (@MattMurph24) July 21, 2016 Trump's speech: 90 percent of it is trashing blacks, Muslims, and Latinos, then saying obama divides us "by race and color." […]