Category Archives: Insurrection

‘Oops,’ Said Faceberg

Faceberg has restored Hair Füror’s accounts to Facebook and Instagram: Former President Donald Trump’s Facebook and Instagram accounts are being reinstated, the social media giant Meta announced Wednesday — a little more than two years after he was suspended from … Continue reading

Posted in Facebook or Faceberg, Hair Führer Donald Trump, Instagram, Insurrection, Legitimate Political Discourse, Meta, Our Failed Social Media, Sedition, The Stupid Coup | 8 Comments

Brazil Nuts

It seems America exports more of our culture than only movies. It’s a good thing that Brazil does not have a Merrick Garland: “The terrorists who promote the destruction of public spaces in Brasília are being identified and punished. Tomorrow … Continue reading

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Shorter: Expect Leaks

OK, some of the details are shaking out, and this detail is especially bad (should it actually become the rule): A proposed subcommittee to investigate “weaponization” of the federal government — a key demand of House conservatives who delivered Speaker … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Lord love a duck: they really tried to get blanket pardons: WASHINGTON — The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol released on Tuesday 18 additional transcripts that provided more details about how former … Continue reading

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The Beat Goes On

And so the count-down begins… or does it? ATLANTA—A criminal investigation into former President Donald Trump’s efforts to overturn his election defeat in Georgia has produced a flurry of activity in the last month, with several high-profile witnesses appearing before … Continue reading

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Preview of Coming Attractions

This is interesting: The Jan 6 Committee is going to present NEW evidence as they wrap-up the report (it’s Axios’ smart brevity, so the bizarre formatting is theirs): The chair of the House select committee investigating Jan. 6 said Wednesday … Continue reading

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The Stupid Coup, Text-by-Text

Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie) gives us the thumbnail sketch on the big blockbuster that Talking Points Memo has: DEMOCRACY SIREN — Talking Points Memo’s Hunter Walker and colleagues obtained the text messages members of Congress and others … Continue reading

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DOJ Wants To Talk To Mike Pence

Happy Hour News The DOJ wants to talk to Mike Pence —a man so wooden that termites salivate when he enters a room— about January 6. Bear in mind Pence said he will NOT testify under oath before the Jan. … Continue reading

Posted in Hair Führer Donald Trump, Insurrection, Legitimate Political Discourse, Mike Pence, the Walking Termite Buffet, The Stupid Coup | 9 Comments

Jury Time for the Oath Keepers

The jury for Stewart Rhodes and the Oaf Keepers insurrection trial are now starting their deliberations: The jury’s verdict may well address the false notion that the 2020 presidential election was stolen, coming soon after 2022 midterm results in which … Continue reading

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I Wonder Why The Insurrectionists Thought Clarence Thomas Would Be There for Them?

Tiger Beat on the Potomac: Trump lawyers saw Justice Thomas as ‘only chance’ to stop 2020 election certification Donald Trump’s attorneys saw a direct appeal to Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas as their best hope of derailing Joe Biden’s win … Continue reading

Posted in 4th Reich, Clarance Thomas, Ginni Thomas, Hair Führer Donald Trump, Insurrection, John Eastman, SCOTUS, The Stupid Coup | 2 Comments