Open Thread: Our Failed Media Experiment, (Up)Chuck Todd Edition

I first became aware of the rumors of a break between Comey’s FBI and the CIA when ex-CIA guy Evan McMullin stepped in to challenge Trump. How about you guys?








Late Night Open Thread: Same As It Ever Was, But Louder

No more pretense, no more dogwhistles, just the bully’s boasts.








Open Thread: No Bread for the Mobs, But Plenty of Circus

All together now: YOU DID THIS, REPUBLICANS!

Look at it this way: The B-roll when President-Asterisk is informed of the latest successful terrorist act on American soil will be much more eyeball-grabbing than that crappy ‘My Pet Goat’ footage…








Early Morning Open Thread: Man-Baby Symbol of the Year

But you can’t say Time‘s choice is “not normal” — the magazine has always had a predilection for showy authoritarians…








Open Thread: Some Men Just Want to Watch the World Burn

Sure, the caption claims that’s Arthur Laffer, of the infamous Laffer curve, but look at that demented grin!


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Apart from picking out theme songs for the Apocalypse Trump’s inaugural ball, what’s on the agenda for the evening?