When Democratic Rep. Adam B. Schiff takes over leadership of the House Intelligence Committee from the GOP’s Devin ‘Midnight Runner’ Nunes, he says his first priority is to replace partisan rancor with comity.
No, really. He said it.
Given that Schiff plans to investigate whether Russia has leverage over their agent Comrade Trump and to place greater scrutiny on Bone-Saudi Arabia and North Korea, 5000 Quatloos says ending the infighting seems unlikely.
Just saying: Oxford Dictionaries has chosen ‘toxic‘ as its international word of the year, selecting it from a shortlist that included such politically inflected contenders as ‘gaslighting,’ “incel’ and ‘techlash.'”
UPDATE 1: “Saudi Arabia releases findings of Khashoggi inquiry, seeks death penalty for five people it says who ordered the journalist’s death.” (WashPost)