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It Ends As It Began. But The Middle Is What Matters

The impeachment trial of Donald Trump is ending exactly the way that it began. The Trump defense began the day, and their arguments were the same pathetic, thin gruel that they led off with. They blamed the Democrats for a purely partisan impeachment, claimed that

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“History Will Not Be Kind.”

Winston Churchill once said, “history will be kind to me, for I intend to write it.” Now, Churchill was a pretty good (amateur) historian, and he did write a lot history (as well as making it), but history has nonetheless not been kind to him.

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CNN covers “Iowans not in Iowa” satellite caucuses

Fascinating, as the first vote in Port Charlotte, Florida had Klobuchar and Buttigieg in the lead in the first round. Watching real-time democratic processes can be fun despite Chris Cillizza and Scott Jennings on the CNN panel. The demographics reveal themselves with generally older voters in snowbird locations.

Republicans v. Real Americans

The once honorable Senator, then Rep. Lindsey Graham deemed in the 1998 Clinton Impeachment that as president “… your conduct as a public official is clearly out of bounds in your role . . . because impeachment is not about punishment. Impeachment is about cleansing


Huge “Refuse The Cover-Up” Impeachment Events Wed. Join Us!

Huge “Refuse The Cover-Up” Impeachment Events Wed. Join Us! In solidarity with justice,  Mike Fox for Alan, Dan, Janis, Deb, Dr. Bill, Donna, Kimberly, and Bryan—your PDA national team. ​ We’re Mad As Hell And Letting The Senate And The World Know It!   In

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Iowa … that's where the tall caucus grows

Some final polls and trends before the caucuses. x FWIW, we're going to remove YouGov's poll today from our averages. What they published is really a MRP model, not a poll, and not comparable to previous YouGov polls of IA. Revised figures for top 5

The very stable geography genius strikes again

Time for some larfs at the expense of Suck L’Orange: It’s deleted, but yes, the President believes that Kansas City is in Kansas. This is who we’ve become. — Elizabeth C. McLaughlin 🩸🦷 (@ECMcLaughlin) February 3, 2020 The Kansas City Chiefs are, of course, based