Friday Tabs

Donald Trump Removed From Maine Ballot

Another state has declared him an insurrectionist.

Trump Can Be Sued for Capitol Riots

So says a unanimous DC Circuit Court of Appeals panel.

Kari Lake Inevitable Republican Nominee

The Arizona gubernatorial loser is back to lose the Senate.

Trump Lawyers: Win Some, Lose Some

They chose the ticket, now they are going for the ride.

Why Trump Will Most Likely Be Convicted If Any Trial Moves Forward

tl;dr: Trump is a nightmare client & nightmare clients don’t do well in criminal courts

The Georgia Case is Different

It’s the only one that puts all the piece together.

Next Up: Georgia

The next Trump indictment looks like it is coming this week.

The Biggest Trump Indictment

The one we’ve all been waiting for.

Disinformation and Free Speech

How far should the government be able to go?

Fox News Settles Suit, Will Carry on As Before

A $787.5 million flesh wound.

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Monday Morning Tabs

A true hodgepodge to start the week.

Fox Hosts Knew Election Claims Were B.S.

They went all-in on the Big Lie and we now have the receipts that they knew what they were doing.

Some Tabs and Quick Takes

Some tab plus some tabs equals some tabs.

AZ Called for Democrat Hobbs

Another election denier loses.

Murdoch Gunning for Trump

The New York Post and Wall Street Journal are blasting the losing loser.

Republican Losers Conceding, Not Rioting

A low bar has been cleared.

Craziness, Disconnectedness, and a Toxic Political Climate Equals Violence

The attack at the Pelosi house should surprise no one.

Trump Perjured Himself

The former President knowingly signed a false affidavit in support of the Big Lie.

The January 6 Hearings Are Over. Now What?

The investigation produced mounds of evidence. Will it matter?

January 6 and the Collusion Trap

What is the right measure of success for the Committee investigating the Capitol riot?

Trump Ordered the Code Red

You’re goddamn right he did.

January 6 Committee Public Hearings: Day 1

The laying out of the case begins.

January 6 Committee Subpoenas Republican Leaders

An unprecedented manuever in response to unprecedented obstruction.

Elon Musk Buys Twitter

It’s happened. What does it mean?

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Did Mark Meadows Break Electoral Laws?

It would appear to be the case.

If It Was an Insurrection, Why Hasn’t Anyone Been Charged with ‘Insurrection’?

It doesn’t matter what I believe. It only matters what I can prove.

Still no evidence of widespread voter fraud in the 2020 election

After more than a year and countless investigations into election fraud, the big lie continues to be a big lie

Capitol Riot: One Year Later

A roundup of reflection on a somber anniversary.

Could Trump Face Criminal Charges for January 6 Actions?

The head of the House investigatory committee seems to think so.

January 6 vs BLM Riots

Shockingly, they’re not remotely equivalent.

A Coup Plotted in PowerPoint

They took notes on a criminal fucking conspiracy.

Bob Dole, 1923-2021

The longtime Senator and Vice Presidential and Presidential nominee is gone at 98.

Trump, Electoral Fraud Lies, and the Primaries

Our system and the shaping of the GOP’s future.

Disparate Sentencing of Capitol Rioters

A pattern is emerging.

Washington Post 6 January Report

A massive investigation into the Capitol riot looks at what came before, during, and after.

Rolling Stone Implies Congressmen Abetted 6 January Violence

A vague but inflammatory report sheds little light on the situation.

Senators Graham and Lee Owe us an Explanation

Really, they owed (and still owe) us better behavior.

Newsom Easily Survives Recall

The flake beat the weirdo.

Kudos to Dan Quayle

Betcha didn’t expect that headline.

Capitol Riots Hearings Start Today with Political Theater

Emotional testimony from police will kick off the event.

Talk to Trump Voters!

We’re hurting the feelings of those trying to destroy the country.

The January 6 Commission will be All-Democratic

A chance for a real investigation? Ruined legitimacy?

SCOTUS Upholds Arizona Voting Rules

A completely unsurprising 6-3 decision.

First Capitol Rioter Sentenced Gets No Jail Time

The second won’t be so fortunate.

Capitol Riots Caused $1.5 Million Damage

Prosecutors want rioters to pay for it.

Start the Steal?

Cries that American democracy is in jeopardy are not hyperbole.

Bipartisan Commission Dies From Lack of Bipartisanship

The country is in peril.