Entries by Anne Laurie

Late Night Diversion Open Thread: It’s In the Blood

I don’t suppose you’ve seen those two boiled eggs I left sitting on the kitchen sideboard by any chance? pic.twitter.com/dV2YSbZL6R — Stevie K (@1StevieKilner) February 17, 2019 “I’m a bird dog, retrieving some… pre-born birds!” Also, bad news for Peter ‘Bathory’ Thiel, from Bloomberg: Taking a young person’s plasma and infusing it into an older […]

Trump Treason Long Read Open Thread: Why Matt Whitaker Was So Sweaty Under Questioning

NYT: Acting Att Gen Whitaker maybe have perjured himself before a US House committee by claiming Trump never tried to pressure him over the Russia probe. https://t.co/uChQKQOXz9 — John Aravosis ???? (@aravosis) February 19, 2019 If Donald Trump asked Whitaker to interfere in the Cohen investigation with the sdny, we've entered some brand new obstruction […]

Tuesday Morning Open Thread: A Responsible Social Safety Net

Elizabeth Warren is about to unveil a universal child care plan… • It’s free for families <200% of the poverty line • Families above that pay 0-7% of income on child care • Nobody pays >7%, however many kids they have • Financed by wealth taxhttps://t.co/v7oCPtiVLf — Sahil Kapur (@sahilkapur) February 19, 2019 This will […]

Update: Ratfvcker Rog “Apologizes” (for What That’s Worth)

A formal apology from Roger Stone filed in court this evening. Stone seems to recognize how much trouble he got himself into by attacking the judge in his case on Instagram. pic.twitter.com/tWQUMSbqu2 — Kyle Cheney (@kyledcheney) February 19, 2019 Grifters gonna… cover their flabby arses: Don't be deceived, he knew exactly what he was doing […]

Open Thread: Tweaking the Oval Office Squatter

On this #PresidentsDay, celebrating the groundbreaking achievements of this man, who is living proof that no dream is too big. pic.twitter.com/8COlGzp4ZY — Elizabeth Warren (@SenWarren) February 18, 2019 WELL PLAYED, Senator Professor Warren! (You know Dumbfvck-in-Chief thinks this is *his* day now, and he’s extremely disgruntled that the rest of us keep talking about those […]