Top Gun: Maverick Setting Records

Mild spoilers ahead.

Michael Langley to be 1st Black Marine 4-Star General

A long-overdue milestone has been reached.

Over a Million Americans Dead from COVID

Another grim—and substantially avoidable—milestone.

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Working at the Office Ain’t Woke!

People are resisting going back to the office.

Neal Adams, 1941-2022

The legendary comic book artist is gone at 80.

US Surpasses 900,000 COVID Deaths

Yet another grim milestone.

Airman 1st Class Thadyn DuPont, an aerospace medical technician with the 137th Special Operations Medical Group, prepares to administer a coronavirus vaccine for an Oklahoma National Guard soldier at the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Norman, Okla., on Jan. 15, 2021. (Andrew LaMoreaux/U.S. Air National Guard photo) Airman 1st Class Thadyn DuPont, an aerospace medical technician with the 137th Special Operations Medical Group, prepares to administer a coronavirus vaccine for an Oklahoma National Guard soldier at the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Norman, Okla., on Jan. 15, 2021. (Andrew LaMoreaux/U.S. Air National Guard photo)

Army to Separate National Guard Vaccine Refusniks

The next boot has dropped.

Rachel Levine Becomes 1st Transgender 4-Star

The Assistant Secretary for Health has put on a uniform and become an instant Admiral.

Over 700,000 Americans Dead due to Covid-19

The number continues to rise.

A Nuclear Iran is Inevitable

The Islamic Republic is very close to being able to fuel a single weapon.

OTB 2003 Revisited

A blast from the past.

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America Getting Less White

The long demographic trend continues.

4,000,000

The official global death toll hits another grim milestone.

Vaccine Eligibility Floodgates Open Before Supply

Many states are moving to a first come, first served basis for COVID shots.

Lloyd Austin Confirmed as SECDEF

History has been made in more than one way.

Pete Buttigieg to be Biden’s Transportation Secretary

He wanted a cabinet post. And this is a cabinet post.

Newsmax Gaining on Fox

The information bubble is getting smaller.

USA Passes 250,000 Dead from COVID-19

Yet another grim milestone.

Jill Biden Plans to be First First Lady with Outside Job

A rather remarkable milestone in that it’s coming so late.

A Record Day for US Covid Cases

Another unwelcome milestone that magical thinking won’t fix.

One Million Dead from COVID-19 Worldwide

Yet another grim milestone.

US Passes 200,000 Dead from COVID

Yet another grim milestone.

US Tops 6 Million COVID-19 Cases

Yet another grim milestone.

US Tops 5 Million COVID-19 Cases

Yet another grim milestone.

US Tops 3 Million COVID-19 Cases

Another avoidable milestone.

COVID-19 Has Killed More Americans than WWI

Yet another grim milestone.

100,000 Americans Dead from Coronavirus

Yet another grim milestone.

NYT Devotes Front Page to COVID Dead

All the deaths are fit to print.

300,000 Dead from COVID-19

Another grim milestone

COVID-19 Has Killed More Americans Than Vietnam War

Another grim milestone. It won’t be the last.

Fifteen 9/11s

Another grim milestone.

Eleven 9/11s

Another grim milestone

100,000 Dead From COVID-19

A grim milestone.

COVID-19 Has Killed More Americans than 9/11

We’re passing grim milestones on a daily basis.

Lousiana’s Weak Case for Abortion Regulation

A case that should never have made it to the Supreme Court.

CQ Brown to Become First African-American Service Chief

Another milestone has been reached.

Kobe Bryant Killed in Helicopter Crash

The basketball legend and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, were among five fatalities.

Bernie Sanders Raises Nearly $35 Million In Last Quarter Of 2019

A big fundraising quarter for the Senator from Vermont.

Kamala Harris Cuts Back Presence In New Hampshire As Money Becomes Tight

Kamala Harris’s Presidential race continues to his bumpy roads.

Polling Shows Growing Support For Trump’s Impeachment And Removal

New polling is showing increased public support for President Trump’s impeachment and removal

Kenyan Runner Eliud Kipchoge Breaks The Two-Hour Marathon

A new record, but unfortunately it won’t be recognized.

Cory Booker Raises $6.4 Million In Third Quarter

Cory Booker announced some respectable fundraising numbers, but his campaign continues to coast along just above the point of irrelevance.

Bernie Sanders Raises $25 Million In Third Quarter

Bernie Sanders has slipped in the polls but retains his ability to raise money.

More Than Half Of House Democrats Want Impeachment, But Pelosi Is Standing Firm

More than half of the House Democratic Caucus has endorsed impeachment, but that’s unlikely to cause Nancy Pelosi to move off her current position.

House Democrats Remain Divided On Impeachment

The House Democratic Caucus is becoming more divided on the issue of moving forward with impeachment.

The Russia-Right Wing Talking Point Cycle

How insidious talking points spread in the modern media environment.

Biden Raises $21.5 Million In Second Quarter

It was a very successful fundraising quarter for the former Vice-President.

Meanwhile, In Russia….

While the American media was paying attention to President travels and travails in Europe, there was another meeting taking place.

Illinois Set To Become 11th State To Legalize Marijuana

Further progress for advocates of marijuana legalization from the Land of Lincoln.