Here’s our neighborhood oddity foraging for acorns: I’m making a Victoria sandwich cake shortly — strawberry or raspberry preserves? Hmmm. Anyhoo, open thread.
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Florida woman, boxer wrangler and football hooligan currently deep-fat frying something in a humid swamp somewhere.
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So, we just heard from President Obama, who dropped some truth bombs at the University of Illinois a short while ago. He spoke in complete sentences and full paragraphs. His successor made some remarks on Air Force One during roughly the same time period, while on his way to one of the hinterland hellholes* where […]
He just received something Trump never will: an ethics in government award. Open thread!
Y’all have to go read this right now. A “senior official in the Trump Administration” wrote an op-ed that was just published in The Times. An excerpt: President Trump is facing a test to his presidency unlike any faced by a modern American leader. It’s not just that the special counsel looms large. Or that […]
I’m not watching this nonsense, but here’s the CSPAN YouTube livestream if anyone’s interested: Last clip I saw, Graham was meeping apologies at Kavanaugh for his daughters’ having to witness yesterday’s spectacle. Boo-to-the-fucking-hoo. At least Kavanaugh still has his complete complement of children, unlike the man whose hand he refused to shake yesterday. Also, Senator […]
So, excerpts of Bob Woodward’s book about the Trump White House, “Fear,” were published at The Post a while ago. Woodward claims there’s been an “an administrative coup d’etat,” describing aides swiping papers off Trump’s desk and ignoring outbursts so he doesn’t precipitate World War III or crash the global economy in a fit of […]
Just called both of my senators to urge them to vote against Trump’s wingnut SCOTUS nominee. I feel confident that Rubio will vote YES and Nelson will vote NO and Kavanaugh will be confirmed anyway. That’s what happens when people 1) don’t vote, 2) are prevented from voting, or 3) consider their franchise a form […]