An Observation or Two on SCOTUS

Well, more than two…

Another Reminder

Heads he wins, tails you lose.

A Reminder

Immunity edition.

President Joe Biden delivers remarks announcing CHIPS and Science Act grants to Intel to expand U.S. semiconductor production, Wednesday, March 20, 2024, at the Intel Ocotillo Campus in Chandler, Arizona. President Joe Biden delivers remarks announcing CHIPS and Science Act grants to Intel to expand U.S. semiconductor production, Wednesday, March 20, 2024, at the Intel Ocotillo Campus in Chandler, Arizona.

Biden: We Welcome Immigrants!

A minor gaffe is overshadowing a more complicated story.

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RFK Jr.’s Appeal

He’s more than just a kook.

Trump’s Second Term

The NYT is going all-in painting it as “far more radical, vindictive and unchecked” than the first.

Politics, Memory, and Reality

Americans look back more fondly on the Trump economy than they did in 2020.

Is Our Problem a Lack of Public Virtue?

Are we betraying the Founders?

Trump’s Increasingly Fascistic Speeches

A disturbing dissection in the NYT Magazine.

Biden Has Lowest Approval in History, Should Still Win

A famed political forecaster doesn’t believe the polls.

SCOTUS and Presidential Immunity

A republic if you can keep it, indeed.

Republican Dysfunction

It is a bit of a mess.

Republicans Are Again Threatening To Remove Their Speaker

It must be another day that ends in a “Y”

Him and 51 Percent of America

An anti-Trump Republican endorses Trump.

Trump and the Politics of Abortion

The GOP caught the car and now doesn’t know what to do.

Some Polling Progress for Biden

The gap is closing in the latest NYT/Siena College Poll.

Line of the Day

“State’s rights” edition.

Age Inversion in American Politics?

Suddenly, old voters are aligning Democrat and young ones Republican.

Will Biden’s Israel Policy Matter in November?

Many Democrats are worried about the fallout.

Biden Could Be Left Off Ohio Ballot

But almost certainly won’t be.

Nope Labels

Who could have seen this coming?

Nebraska Considers Winner-Take-All Electoral Vote

Partisanship and representation in conflict.

Podcast Recommendation

“The Rise of ‘Middle-Finger Politics’”

Trump Truths Tied-Up Truck Taunt

A truckload of deplorables.

Trump’s Massive Truth Social Windfall

He’s suddenly a billionaire after all.

Third Parties and Ballot Access for 2024

And back to thoughts on section 3.

Biden Wargaming Stolen Election Contingencies

He may be fighting the last war.

Yay! Information Matters!

You can lead a horse to water, but the trick is the drinking.

President Joe Biden takes his mask off to deliver remarks on COVID-19 and the economy, Thursday, July 29, 2021, in the East Room of the White House. (Official White House Photo by Adam Schultz) President Joe Biden takes his mask off to deliver remarks on COVID-19 and the economy, Thursday, July 29, 2021, in the East Room of the White House. (Official White House Photo by Adam Schultz)

Biden’s Covid Malaise?

A pandemic hangover may be clouding American politics.

Trump Salutes Insurrection ‘Hostages’

Creeping authoritarianism? Political suicide? Descent into madness?

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MTG Files Motion To Vacate The Speakership

Its like déjà vu all over again.

Is Trump Even Running for President?

A familiar question is again a reasonable one.

Afghanistan Blame Game

Congressional Republicans are reminding voters of a dark hour in the Biden presidency.

Trump’s Financial Troubles

What happens if a corrupt man who owes hundreds of millions is President?

Clip of the Day

Sit-up at attention edition.

“Hostages”

Trump is giving aid and comfort to insurrectionists.

Trump’s Routine Outrages

When being despicable is normal, is it still news?

Line of the Day

Martyr Complex Edition

Pence Won’t Endorse Trump

Sic a mob on a guy and this is the thanks Trump gets.

No Labels Continues to Have No Clue

An unserious plan by an unserious group.

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Decision In Fani Willis Conflict Of Interest Hearing

tl;dr: Either he goes or she (and her office) go

Trump Guts RNC

A purge of the professional staff for, well, reasons.

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Biden and Trump Secure Their Party Nominations

The inevitable is all but official.

Fixing the Schiff-Garvey Problem

The mess in California hides a more pressing issue.

Britt’s Response

Well, that was something.

SOTU Thoughts

Biden did what he needed to do.

Biden Delivers ‘Fiery’ Campaign Speech

The state of the union is apparently fiery.

Adam Schiff Wins, Shouted Down By Protestors

California’s next Senator had his night spoiled.