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This Day in History
Dr. Sam Sheppard acquitted of murder in new trial; U.S. and U.S.S.R. form diplomatic ties; Second anthrax letter found sent to Capitol Hill; Actor William Holden dies; ‘Sound of Music’ hits Broadway.
Something to Think about over Coffee Prozac
Americans are at our best when we build bridges between us, not walls around us.
Katie Hobbs’s Gamble on Staying Above the Fray Paid Off Charles P. Pierce, Esquire Politics
Devlin Barrett’s “People Familiar with the Matter” emptywheel aka Marcy Wheeler, emptywheel
War for Ukraine Day 265: Slow News Day, Huh? Adam L. Silverman, Balloon Juice
Be the Change… mistermix, Balloon Juice
Republican allies feel the let-down digby aka Heather Digby Parton, Digby’s Hullabaloo
The walking dead Tom Sullivan, Digby’s Hullabaloo
Why did single women vote for Democrats? Republicans have an asinine theory Amanda Marcotte, Salon
Techdirt no longer puts the author’s name on its posts – TMC
Trump’s Attorneys Point to Paula Jones Case in Defense of Failed RICO Lawsuit Against Hillary Clinton Aaron Keller, Law & Crime
Trump’s Lawyers Cite Galileo and Hunter Biden’s Laptop in 9th Circuit Appeal of Twitter Lawsuit Dismissal Meghann Cuniff, Law & Crime
Republican elites cannot fail, they can only be treated unfairly (by having the other party running campaigns against them) Scott Lemieux, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Trump 2.0 Paul Campos, Lawyers, Guns & Money
Erik Visits an American Grave, Part 1,238 Erik Loomis, Lawyers, Guns & Money
For the Record: Ego Yastreblyansky, The Rectification of Names
IF YOU’RE GOING TO DUMP TRUMP, DUMP TRUMP Steve M., No More Mister Nice Blog
Hey, Lame-Duck Congress! How About Ending The Stupid Debt Limit While You Still Can? Doktor Zoom, Wonkette