Lt. Colonel Vindman Fired.

TPM (Bolds mine) “On Sunday, National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien said Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, who gave a bombshell testimony in the House impeachment investigation last month on President Donald Trump’s Ukraine scheme, will be removed from his post at the White House National Security Council… …The national security adviser said Vindman, who currently serves…

Lt. Colonel Vindman Fired. Updated.

TPM (Bolds mine) “On Sunday, National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien said Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, who gave a bombshell testimony in the House impeachment investigation last month on President Donald Trump’s Ukraine scheme, will be removed from his post at the White House National Security Council… …The national security adviser said Vindman, who currently serves…

CORRECTED: Lt. Colonel Vindman's Status at the NSC Remains Unclear

  Admin note: Diary title edited by Admin after diarist refused to correct with accurate title. TPM (Bolds mine) “On Sunday, National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien said Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, who gave a bombshell testimony in the House impeachment investigation last month on President Donald Trump’s Ukraine scheme, will be removed from his post…

Somebody’s Hiding Books Away In the Coeur D’Alene Idaho Public Library.

Anyone with even just sufficient powers of observation can see that Trumpists have a inherent aversion to acquiring knowledge, and at least one in Coeur D’Alene, Idaho is determined that no one else will be able to obtain any on their watch. NY Times “COEUR d’ALENE, Idaho — From her office next to the public computer terminals, Bette…

Rick Wilson Levels His Word Cannon at Bloomberg and Steyer.

Never Trump Republican Rick Wilson has a way with words (especially salty ones) and he let some fly at the vanity campaigns of Michael Bloomberg and Tom Steyer and their efforts to derail progressive Democrats and re-elect Trump. As per usual I will paste his first tweet, in case you want to follow the comments,…

LOL. Loudoun County (Va.) Supervisor Flips Off Donald Trump.

Looks like the lady that flipped off Trump's motorcade and lost her job as a result is about to get a new one, as the Loudoun County Supervisor representing….wait for it….the district that's home to Trump's golf course. #VAelections — Mike Hettinger (@Hettinger_Tech) November 6, 2019 there is a god! and she has a sense…

LOL. CBS News: GOP Moving “Gym” Jordan to Intel Committee Would Undermine Devin Nunes.

Oh, you crazy, Devin, just not crazy enough: BREAKING: Republicans consider moving Jim Jordan to House Intelligence Committee https://t.co/2qdwDArfJq pic.twitter.com/vDQG4IYCTs — CBS News (@CBSNews) November 4, 2019 CBS News “Washington — As the impeachment inquiry enters its public phase, top Republicans in the House are weighing whether to temporarily assign Representative Jim Jordan of Ohio…

Heroes of The Iraqi Protests. Tuk-tuk Drivers and a Yeast Water Angel.

Protests in Iraq against the U.S. imposed central government in Baghdad are growing in intensity, tens of thousands of students and workers have filled Tahrir Square in recent days and Al Jazeera reports that more than 250 demonstrators have been killed and 11,000 wounded since the uprising began in early October. (Al Jazeera has some great…