Feelings Don't Care About Facts

"America can survive the demagogues themselves, it's their audience that will kill us."

The Ongoing Mystery of Sinema

Her price to sign on to the Inflation Reduction Act was, well, odd.

Libraries and Book Banning

How much say should the community have in what's included?

Texas and Arizona Bussing Migrants to DC and NYC

A cruel and insidious 'solution' to the border problem.

Friday Quick Hits

A few quick observations at the end of the week.

A Photo for Friday

"Coming Around for Another Pass"

DHS Was Routinely Wiping Phones of Political Appointees

Sigh.

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FBI's Sham Kavanaugh Investigation

Some 4500 tip line reports were simply turned over to the White House and not investigated further.

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Friday's Forum

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Pelosi's Ill-Advised Taiwan Visit

The Speaker's trip was reckless, needlessly escalating an already tense situation.

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Democrats Funding MAGA Primary Candidates

Hardball politics or dirty pool?

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Thursday's Forum

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Hawley Votes Against NATO Expansion

Instead of a clenched fist of support, it was a big middle finger to Sweden and Finland.

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Coming IRS Crackdown?

The Schumer-Manchin compromise includes a massive increase in the tax collection budget.

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Wednesday's Forum

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Bill Russell, 1934-2022

The iconic basketball player, coach, and civil rights leader is gone at 88.

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First Capitol Rioter to Go to Trial Gets 7 Years

A loudmouth III%er cried like a baby during his sentencing.

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U.S. Kills Ayman al-Zawahiri, al Qaeda Founder and Leader

A precision drone strike on a balcony in Kabul took out a longtime nemesis.

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Tuesday's Forum

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Tabs to Start Your August

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Learning From Joe Manchin

Has the frustrating process of securing his vote taught Democrats anything?

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The First Forum of August

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Looking to the Senate Elections

It's early, but here are some key numbers as they exist now.

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Democrats Punt on Primary Order

They're going to wait until after the midterms to decide whether Iowa and New Hampshire stay at the front of the line.

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Prince Charles Charity Accepted £1m from Bin Laden Family

Some light fundraising whilst waiting for mum to die.

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Sunday's Forum

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This Is Why I Don't Like Gangster Movies

You have to be suspicious of people who enjoy gangster movies a bit too much.

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President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the passing of the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, Tuesday, August 10, 2021, in the East Room of the White House. (Official White House Photo by Adam Schultz) President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the passing of the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, Tuesday, August 10, 2021, in the East Room of the White House. (Official White House Photo by Adam Schultz)

How Low Can Joe Go?

Approval is down (again).

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Russia's Absurd Demands for Griner and Whalen Release

Moscow is playing a very strange game.

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Saturday's Forum

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