I Sat Through Michelle Bachmann's Crazy Election Conference So You Didn't Have To
It was something.
Leading The Bulwark…
JIM SWIFT: Regent University livestream gets bonkers.
🎧 On the Pods… 🎧
On today’s Bulwark podcast, Adam Jentleson joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his book, Kill Switch: The Rise of the Modern Senate and the Crippling of American Democracy, and the future of the filibuster.
In Today’s Bulwark...
MONA CHAREN: The Trumpist propagandist has been forced to admit that her “facts” aren’t “true.”
CORBIN BARTHOLD: An inappropriate, outdated, peevish dissent from a respected Reaganite jurist.
RICHARD NORTH PATTERSON: It’s about workplace democracy—and could affect not just the tech giant’s employees but those of other firms.
DANIEL MCGRAW: The American Rescue Plan isn’t just about COVID relief. It also solves one of Obamacare’s lingering problems.
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MORNING SHOTS: The Future of Conservatism? 🔐
CHARLIE SYKES: Scott Walker is no Bill Buckley
THE NEXT LEVEL: About Gun Violence 🔐
Could America fix this problem even if we had the will to try?
THE TRIAD: Is This a New Housing Bubble? 🔐
JONATHAN V. LAST on yet another danger ahead.
What’s your Twitter bias? Apparently I am blind to the right. Maybe the algorithm is off?
Mike Birbiglia and Fred Armisen. Two of my favorite comedians get together for a fantastic podcast. I don’t listen to a lot of podcasts. I just don’t have the time, and when you work in a podcast slaughterhouse, it’s like an invitation to go hunting. No real incentive. But Birbigs, who came to my college in the early aughts, is doing shows live for an at-home audience and we’re excited to support him tonight.
SHOTS SHOTS SHOTS!
I got my first dose of Pfizer today, and am lucky our state is (among others) well run.
Everybody get your shot!
I still maintain rather than this silly postcard system, the Feds should have integrated it with REALID as well. Just like the military does with DBIDS. It could have made a lot of things way easier.
MAGA isn’t sending their best…
Who killed Officer Brian Sicknick?
That’s it for me for today. Thoughts? Hate mail? Comments? Drop me a line: firstname.lastname@example.org. Stay safe and get your shot!