Bite me, Musk.
Progressive political commentator (print, radio, podcasts) for years. I post a lot: breaking news + legit info you can use, prone to snark. My mini Australian Labradoodle, Hamilton, has trained me well.
Now where's my trough of wine? 🍷🇺🇸🇨🇦
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Via Inner City Press: 1/...
OK - now Arlene Delgado v. #Trump for President, she is asking to depose Trump, Bannon, Jared Kushner, John Kelly, Rob Porter (citing domestic battery)
Trump Docket, Employment Law Edition: As Arlene Delgado Sues Trump Org Over West Wing Job Withheld, Now Her Motion for Recusal Is Denied -
CNBC: Coinbase suffered a glitch on Wednesday that left many users seeing a zero balance in their account.
#Bitcoin saw its price drop by about $2,800 in a matter of minutes as reports of an outage surfaced.
"We are aware that some users may see a zero balance across their Coinbase accounts and may experience errors in buying or selling"
As I was saying earlier...
Via Norm Ornstein:
I will not miss Mitch #McConnell as leader. For reasons why, read It's even Worse Than It Looks, and Google Ornstein and McConnell to see us interact. But keep in mind that we will now see Thune, Cornyn and Barrasso vie to replace him-- all by moving further right. Not good.
An interesting passage from the NYAG's latest letter to the Appellate Division:
The AG does NOT interpret Justice Engoron's prohibitions on certain loans as including appellate surety bonds—if #Trump can find a bond company to work with him.
📌 Via Scott MacFarlane:
We are expecting Senator Duckworth to attempt to get unanimous consent on her bill to protect IVF at about 5p today
GOP objection is anticipated
Trump to court: "Money? I don't know money. I never said I knew my money. I barely met them. I meet a lot of money, take a lot of photos with money. I don't recall meeting my money."
🎯Via Shannon Watts:
Sen. Mitch #McConnell’s legacy will be that he purposefully undermined America’s first Black president, he broke the Supreme Court, he helped elect a fascist President, and he abetted up an insurrection on American soil.
Oy. Just imagine who the next GOP Senate leader could be.
Via Scott MacFarlane:
Sen Josh Hawley (R-MO) just now: “Mitch #McConnell is the least popular politician in America of either party. He is a symbol of everything that's wrong with Washington”
Forgot the #WompWomp !
🤭👉🏼 “#Trump offered NY appeals court a bond of only $100 mil to pause the more than $450 million penalty he faces in his civil fraud case, a clear sign that the former president lacks the $ to cover the full amount.
..also asked to pause enforcement of finan penalty & wide range of other punishments the judge levied.” #legal
Via Angry Staffer:
This is unprecedented.
Basically entire civilized world is begging House GOP to get their shit together & do their jobs.
How embarrassing for US.
Vote every last one of these morons out of office
⚡️Speakers from 23 parliaments have appealed to the Speaker of the U.S. House of Reps, Johnson, urging him to consider the bill passed by the Senate, which provides for the allocation of $60 billion to #Ukraine, the Speaker of the Ukrainian Parliament Stefanchuk said
Back from the hospital.
Tested negative for COVID, pneumonia and the flu.
They think it's allergies that triggered asthma.
Picking up antibiotics tomorrow.