Entries by [Individual 1] mistermix

What’s the Right Word?

Ilhan Omar is taking some heat from Josh Marshall, Eliot Engel and Nita Lowey, among others, for using the term “allegiance” to characterize what’s expected of American politicians towards Israel. And she’s not backing down: Our democracy is built on debate, Congresswoman! I should not be expected to have allegiance/pledge support to a foreign country […]

Trump Fills Diaper in Hanoi

I assume that Adam or Cheryl will write something more substantive on this, but since you’ve all been mentioning it in the comments, two big pieces of news out of Hanoi. Dear Leader and Dear Leader [Individual 1] were, predictably, unable to come to an agreement because Trump, as usual, was unprepared and thought that […]

Jesus Christ, Beto

Why challenge John Cornyn when you can be the 100th Democrat to run for President? Beto O’Rourke has decided not to run for U.S. Senate next year against Texas Republican incumbent John Cornyn and likely will announce a campaign for president soon, people close to the former El Paso congressman told The Dallas Morning News on Wednesday. Maybe some of you who know […]

Yet Again, This is How You Do It

WATCH: Rep. Oscasio-Cortez questions Michael Cohen about President Trump's taxes. pic.twitter.com/1oWTcqbSmy — MSNBC (@MSNBC) February 27, 2019 If you have less than 5 minutes and missed this yesterday, watch AOC’s devastating line of questioning with Cohen. First, she avoids wasting her time bloviating. What a refreshing change. Second, she gets Cohen on the record listing […]

Another Cohen Thread

Looks like the last thread had 200+ comments so here’s a new one while the committee is on break.  My impressions so far:  Republicans are shitting themselves trying to show that an admitted liar told lies for someone other than the liar who employed him. Jim Jordan, a lawyer, has been made to look like […]