“…the market plunge of the past few days might mean nothing at all. … So, are we heading for trouble? Too soon to tell. But if we are, rest assured that we’ll have the worst possible people on the case.” —Paul Krugman
Will Devin Nunes be indicted before all this is over or just another of the Pumpkinführer’s unindicted co-conspirators? nyti.ms
The Real Aim of the Nunes Memo Is the Mueller Investigation
The Omni Show #7: Ken Case Talks About the 2018 Roadmap
“The evidence is now quite strong that Donald Trump committed obstruction of justice. … the proper remedy for a president credibly accused of obstructing justice is impeachment.” —David Leonhardt
“Christian conservatives may believe strongly in their own righteousness. But from the outside, it looks as if their movement was never really about morality at all.” —Michelle Goldberg
“Seven billion shaved apes generate a lot of weirdness in parallel, and these days it seems like they’ve all got keyboards” —Charlie Stross
It was wonderful to meet Dad’s cousin Kathy and her husband Raj (and to share their oranges from the tree).
“Apple is a success story that could only have happened in America, and we are proud to build on our long history of support for the US economy.” — Tim Cook
I think @brentsimmons would like this place…
“The protection of innocents shouldn’t be up for debate. But it is. And Democrats can’t back down.” —Elizabeth Bruening
“Making lower-income Americans worse off has become a goal in itself for the modern G.O.P., a goal the party is actually willing to spend money and increase deficits to achieve.” —Paul Krugman
Sitting outside, temps in the mid-50s, Sonoma Chardonnay in my glass, pork chops on the grill. I might get used to California.
After some reflection, I’ve concluded that even posting to Twitter is just providing content to a platform for hate and anger. I can’t fix that problem, but I can stop contributing to the platform. And so I will.
“Trump … has no executive function, no ability to process information or weigh consequences. Expecting him to act in the country’s interest is like demanding that your cat do the dishes.” —Michelle Goldberg