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Quote for the day

He will do anything, we have to understand, to protect his psychic attachment to his own self-interest. Anything. I’ll repeat what I believe: He will not leave his office if he narrowly loses in 2020. He’ll fight — and rally … Continue reading

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Michigan drops Flint prosecutions

The Michigan Attorney General has dropped charges against eight of the defendants in cases arising out of the Flint water supply screw-up. Prosecutors stunned the city of Flint, Mich., on Thursday by dropping all pending charges against officials accused of … Continue reading

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The sickness on the Right, ctd

A Tennessee sheriff’s deputy has been placed on leave because he delivered a church sermon calling for the execution of gay people. The Knox County Attorney General’s Office said it is looking into a church sermon by a Knox County … Continue reading

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So long, Sarah

Like every decent adult, I’m thrilled that Sarah Sanders is leaving government service. Continue reading

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The Conservative Resurgence’s death twitches

Clearly, with Paige Patterson in disgrace and Paul Pressler under suspicion of pederasty, the Southern Baptists are leaving the so-called Conservative Resurgence behind — and a lot of folks don’t like that at all. Consider, for instance, this tweet thread: … Continue reading

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