Category Archives: The Coup Klux Klan (Republicans)

News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Well, this is probably more of a PSA than a news brief, but the next Stupid Coup Jan 6 hearing is going to be later this week, and to bring us the details we turn to Tiger … Continue reading

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Justice Ginni Deigns To Speak With Lowly Jan 6 Committee

Insurrection event-planner Ginni Thomas —wife of Supreme Court justice Clarence Thomas and noted pen pal of Hair Füror’s Lucky #4 Chief of Staff Mark Meadows— has agreed to speak with the January 6 committee: Breaking NBC: The Jan. 6 Committee … Continue reading

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They Seem Nice

So who are the MAGA, anyway? A CBS News review of U.S. Justice Department court filings shows a growing number of Jan. 6 defendants have been arrested again, for subsequent crimes involving guns, drugs and domestic abuse. The new charges … Continue reading

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Meanwhile, In The Terrible Sand Kingdom of Arizona

The Pod Save Whatevs email thingie tells us about a new wrinkle in the Big Lie: Conspiracy theorist and Arizona GOP secretary of state nominee Mark Finchem recently upped his own crazy ante by accusing Mike Pence of orchestrating a … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News It’s always that magic number hovering around 27%* (Axios, in case you could not tell based upon the wild formatting): About one in three Americans prefers strong unelected leaders to weak elected leaders and says presidents should … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Screwie Louie found the time to greet Jan. 6 Insurrectionist Simone Gold as she was released from prison: Happy Freedom Day to @drsimonegold! I'm honored to be here with you after some vindictive DOJ personnel decided to … Continue reading

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Crime and Punishment

The Stupid Coup, Part Infinity Now, we turn our attention to New Mexico, who gives us some real hope: Judge removes Griffin from office for engaging in the January 6 insurrection SANTA FE — A New Mexico judge ordered Otero … Continue reading

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Keep Looking, Diogenes, That’s a Republican

Regular readers already know that I am NOT a fan of fivethirtyeight. Nate is so enamored of data that he is often blind sided by human nature. That said when this article showed up in my RSS feed, I had … Continue reading

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Noot’s Baaa-ack!

Newticles I missed this yesterday, we regret the omission: Jan. 6 panel alleges Gingrich involvement with Trump efforts, seeks interview The House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the Capitol is asking former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.) … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News When they tell you who they are, believe them the first time: Former president Donald Trump said he would issue full pardons and a government apology to rioters who stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, … Continue reading

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