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This Day in History
Hurricane Katrina blows ashore in southeast Louisiana.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Truth is tough. It will not break, like a bubble, at a touch; nay, you may kick it about all day like a football, and it will be round and full at evening.
The North Carolina Primaries Just Became a Logistical Nightmare Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
If Mueller Shows Trump and Stone Cheated to Win the Primary, Will Republicans Turn on Trump? emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
The Economics of Women And Work. Some Snippets. Echidne, at her blog
Grandpa googled and and got confused digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Hullabaloo
What Joe Biden said: NC gerrymandering ruling Tom Sullivan, Hullabaloo
Condolence Payments for Civilian Casualties: Lessons for Applying the New NDAA Joanna Naples-Mitchell, Just Security
Europe Looks for Ways to Protect Businesses from Iran Sanctions J. Dana Suster, Lawfare
Any Iraqi Who Still Has Two Hands Is No Doubt Clapping For These McCain Takes Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns and Money
The Collapse of the Republican Center-Right Dan Nexon, Lawyers, Guns and Money
On the DNC Reforms Lawyers, Guns and Money
An Operation Memory Hole Project Update: Peter Wehner driftglass, at his blog
Annals of Derp: It’s also Cognitive Dissonance Yastreblyansky, Rectification of Names
SOME LEFTIES ARE ILLIBERAL ON SPEECH, BUT ALL REPUBLICANS ARE ILLIBERAL ON DEMOCRACY Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
GSA Makes Shocking Decision To Block Competitor To Trump Hotel Five Dollar Feminist, Wonkette
Federal Court Has Had ENOUGH Of North Carolina Republicans’ Shit Doktor Zoom, Wonkette
Conservatives: Stop Crying Wolf On Tech Bias Or No One Will Ever Take You Seriously Zach Graves, Techdirt