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Trump’s stupid border wall

Editor’s Note: Our friend William Albee recently received this email from New Mexico’s new Democratic governor, Michelle Lujan Grisham. He thinks we should share it as widely as possible.   William, let me be clear about one thing: There is no national security crisis at our southern border. But President Trump continues to insist otherwise.…

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Rover Art…And A Tear

People’s reactions to the “death” of the Mars Rover Opportunity were surprisingly strong. Just as a final note on the story, here are some of the memes that appeared on the web after the little robot’s final message. Now, if we could just get people to feel as strongly about, you know, people…   But…

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See A Shrink, GOP

Andy Borowitz has got the GOP’s number. And that number is a page in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders.

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Worry: Car Debts Mount

If you haven’t already started to do so, now’s the time to worry about the future of the economy. Americans traditionally pay their car bills ahead of almost anything else. We need cars to get to work, after all. But, according to Business Insider, people are starting not to do so. Notes the magazine, “According…

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Flash: DOJ Wanted To Remove Trump

New Flash: CNBC is reporting that Andrew McCabe said in a recent interview that Department of Justice officials seriously discussed how Trump could be removed from office in 2017. When Trump fired James Comey, says McCabe, DOJ insiders asked whether Trump couldn’t be removed via the 25th Amendment of the Constitution, and considered seeking allies in Congress…

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Right Parties Like A Russian

So we know, now, that people on the American Hard Right flew to Moscow to party with Putin’s Pals. Ollie Ward, writing in The Hill Reporter, says that the recent cache of Russian officials’ emails released by hackers shows that individuals associated with “Bradley Foundation, a prominent financier of right-wing groups in the US, attended…

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