Source: Trump’s FBI Director Supports Horowitz Report and May Be Fired | Ed Brayton
This may well lead to Wray being fired, just like Comey. one of the parallels in the two situations is that Trump is meeting today with Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov, just as he did when he fired Comey. Why he would be meeting with the Russian foreign minister in a meeting closed to the media, now of all times, is beyond me.
I believe Trump is getting instructions from his boss Putin on what to do next to help the Russian dictator keep his puppet in power for four more years.
For anyone who won’t give their money to the anti-equality chicken restaurant do realize that Brave is the browser equivalent. The founder/CEO is openly anti-marriage equality so use any one of the many other browsers that aren’t anti-equality..
You want to see a truly deep delusion? I give you “Elizabeth Holmes Is a Visionary, and We Need More Like Her”. It’s an attempt to salvage the reputation of Elizabeth Holmes, who bilked investors to build a blood-testing machine that didn’t work …
Source: The capitalist fantasy world
There is no easy antidote to the spread of dangerous zero-sum ideas. But perhaps the beginning of wisdom is to recognize the danger they pose, and understand why they are wrong:
Source: The Perils of Zero-Sum Worldviews Revisited – Reason.com
PolitiFact rates this claim as mostly false. I rate it as just another lie, one that fits a pattern. Time and time again we’ve seen Trump promise something, do nothing to make it happen and just declare that he has fulfilled his promise anyway. He knows his followers don’t really care whether it’s true or not. That’s not why they support him. They support him because he hates the same people they do and gives them permission to do so openly.
Source: Trump Lies About Drug Prices Going Down | Ed Brayton
This is classic Trump: Declare a crisis, strike a deal that changes virtually nothing and declare the crisis averted.
Source: Trump’s Empty, Meaningless ‘Deal’ With North Korea | Ed Brayton
I think it was a vision of a late-stage capitalist utopia.
Source: Pharyngula – My American Airlines adventure
Hitler’s concentration camps were inspired by an American model.
Source: A concentration camp by any other name is still a concentration camp