Wednesday Morning Open Thread


Feels like Wednesday is the new Friday — too much news for one week. And I’m just a spectator here!
 
At the same time:








Open Thread: Buckling Down to Dissect the Barr Report

… In other words, the carefully-edited version of the Mueller Report that Trump’s hand-picked Acting AG has chosen to share, for now…

Reminder, Rep. Nadler is Chair of the House Judiciary Committee, and clearly he is *not* prepared to give AG Barr — or the man who appointed Barr his consigliere — a free pass. Good for him!

Also, Rep. Adam Schiff:








Your Early-Morning Saturday Mueller Report Speculation Open Thread

I’ll put a no-politics Early Morning Open Thread up right after this — let’s see which one gets more comments!








GOP Stupidity Open Thread: Devin Nunes Is… Seriously Misled About the Internet

*Somebody* on his pricey legal team should’ve explained the Streisand Effect… or at least a little more about how American libel law works. Because Rep. Nunes just stepped up on a global platform wearing a giant MOCK ME t-shirt…

If you’re a connoisseur of snark, it’s worth clicking on any of the his tweets to read Gabriel Malor’s whole thread:


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Tuesday Morning Open Thread: Scaring the GOP… White

I’m not gonna argue with the woman — she’ll do what she feels is best. Although it wouldn’t surprise me if she stuck with the earlier plan…

Outside of a White House bid, Abrams’ name has been floated as a potential challenger to Georgia GOP Sen. David Perdue, a Trump-ally up for re-election next year. CNN reported in January that Abrams had met with top Democrats about a Senate run.

 
On a different topic, wise words from Marcy Wheeler: