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Trump ordered weather service intervention

The New York Times is reporting that the National Weather Service’s retraction of its correction of Trump originated in the Oval Office. President Trump, seeking to justify his claim of a hurricane threat to Alabama, pressed aides to intervene with … Continue reading

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H.L. Mencken, b. 1880-Sep-12

Today’s is H.L. Mencken’s birthday, and we ought to celebrate the prescient genius who wrote this: As democracy is perfected, the office of president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. On some great and glorious … Continue reading

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