Mashable (ER). No wonder my forsythia bloom in the fall now. It’s the only safe time.
The Wire (J-LS).
Reuters vs. WaPo
The American Conservative
SSRN. From 2017, still germane.
New Cold War
Atlantic Council. Some damned foolish thing in the Baltics…
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Craig Murray (MA).
Moon of Alabama
NYT. Most of the headlines read “Trump is sending,” but in fact Trump can only send a state’s National Guard forces anywhere if the governor of that state agrees.
Federal News Radio
In These Times. Alfred Jarry’s Ubu Roi.
Bloomberg. Millions… Billions… Squillions… Surreallions….
Scientific American. n = 3000, but with rats.
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
AP. Film at 11.
Freedom to Tinker
Our Famously Free Press
Think Progress. : “Why don’t Sinclair reporters quit? Most of the open jobs are also with Sinclair.”
Edward Luce, FT. Shorter, Press: “It’s all about the press.”
Democrats in Disarray
Sardonicky (UserFriendly). Review of Palmieri’s book (Palmieri being the Clintonite apparatchik who thought the Russians were going to hijack her limo). Palmieri: “Nothing draws fire like a woman moving forward.” !
New York Magazine
Politico. “But if the impeachment push has no endgame, then why keep talking about it? It’s virtue-signaling to progressives, the ultimate proof of one’s Resistance bona fides… It is just talk, much like Republicans’ endless calls to repeal the Affordable Care Act during the Obama years.” Another bubble…. Popped!
Sic Semper Tyrannis
Black Injustice Tipping Point
Black Agenda Report. “King and his SCLC were a rogue faction of dissident Baptists in a sea of petty capitalist hustlers in clerical collars whose mission was to reconcile Black people to life under apartheid.” Continued excellence from BAR.
Vanity Fair. Terrific writing from William Langewiesche.
Antidote du jour ():
“Japanese photographer Miyoko Ihara’s series on the bond between her grandmother Misao and her cat Fukumaru.”
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.