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  • Is Donald Trump’s pick of Matthew Whitaker for acting attorney general legal?
  • Donald Trump and Rick Scott allege fraud in Broward, Palm Beach vote counting without any evidence
  • Fact-checking distorted video Sarah Sanders used to bar a CNN White House reporter
  • So the Democrats won the House. What legislation might follow?
  • Is the migrant caravan an invasion?
  • PolitiFact is not biased -- here’s why

fact check

  • Video: False Florida Recount Claims
  • FBI Didn’t Reach Conclusion on Kavanaugh Accusations
  • Viral Meme Makes Up Trump Jr. ‘Quote’
  • Partisan Site Spins Falsehoods in Georgia Election
  • Deutch Misses Mark in Attack on Scott
  • Fake Kurt Cobain Quote about Trump

fact checker


  • President Melania
  • Trump is trying to steal the Florida election
  • Latest election polls with one day left
  • 4 more days to the mid-term elections — here’s where things stand
  • Max Boot on what the hell happened to the Republican party
  • The MAGAbomber

glenn greenwald

  • Obama's NSA 'reforms' are little more than a PR attempt to mollify the public | Glenn Greenwald
  • On leaving the Guardian | Glenn Greenwald
  • As Europe erupts over US spying, NSA chief says government must stop media | Glenn Greenwald
  • The perfect epitaph for establishment journalism | Glenn Greenwald
  • Committee to Protect Journalists issues scathing report on Obama administration | Glenn Greenwald
  • NSA and GCHQ target Tor network that protects anonymity of web users


  • Secret CIA Document Describes Abu Zubaydah’s Waterboarding As ‘Amateurish Experiment’
  • Protest Song Of The Week: ‘Thoughts And Prayers’ By Lee Reed
  • Supporting Journalism Not Driven By Trump’s Insult Of The Day
  • What Can Be Learned From Democrat And Republican Delusions On Obamacare
  • How The Justice Department Uses ‘Law Enforcement Tools’ Against Journalists
  • Liberal Backlash To Protest At Tucker Carlson’s Home Reinforces Crackdown On Dissent

media matters

  • On MSNBC, Ex-GOP Staffer Details How The Purpose Of Voter ID Laws Is To "Take People's Constitutional Rights Away"
  • Trump Adviser To MSNBC's Chris Hayes: "I Admire The Passion" In Stone's Threat To Disclose Delegate's Hotel Rooms
  • Bill O'Reilly Says Ted Cruz Is Right About New York City Values
  • How The Wash. Post Kicked Off The "Qualified" Argument Between Clinton And Sanders
  • Fox's Bolling Criticizes Paid Family Leave: "Socialism Is Spreading Across America"
  • Latest CMP Video Deceptively Attacks Planned Parenthood's Patient Consent Process

the raw story

crooks and liars

  • Meet The Emoji Congress
  • C&L's Sat Nite Chiller Theater: Blood Freak (1972)
  • BREAKING: Andrew Gillum Condedes Florida Race After Recount Results Become Clear
  • Joy Reid To Michael Steele: 'Why Did Your Pelosi Strategy Work So Well With Democrats?'
  • RIP, California GOP: 'You Just Lost Reagan Country'
  • Malcolm Nance Says U.S. Has Become The 'Michael Cohen Of Saudi Arabia'


huffington post

kevin drum

  • Friday Cat Blogging – 16 November 2018
  • Here’s How Different Groups Really Voted in 2018
  • Katie Porter Wins the CA45; Mimi Walters Throws a Tantrum
  • California Bullet Train Audit: Expect More Cost Overruns
  • CNN’s Acosta Wins Temporary Restraining Order Against Trump
  • Wait. There’s Another Economic Indicator That’s Plummeted in 2018.

political animal

talking points memo

truth dig

open left

  • Open Thread
  • Lasting impressions...
  • Thank you and a sort of goodbye...
  • Goodbye isn't a very good title because I hope it won't be.
  • Farewell thought: Conservatism is still the enemy
  • I'm not very good at goodbyes, so...


  • The Scariest Horror Movie I Have Ever Seen
  • Saturday Evening
  • Saturday, Saturday
  • Late Night Thread
  • Happy Hour Thread
  • Bored Now

talk left

  • NYT: American Jews Opine on Jared and Ivanka
  • Khashoggi: CIA Assessment and Reports of Prior Marriage
  • Saudi Report on Murder of Journalist Khashoggi
  • Government Moves to Strike El Chapo's Opening Statement
  • Friday Open Thread
  • Trump Issues Proclamation on Asylum

the nation


  • Open Thread: Unbought & Unbossed
  • And I don’t care if the money’s no good
  • Cat-Dog (Open Thread)
  • I Think I’m Depressed
  • REPOST: California Disaster Relief (Pet) Bleg
  • Open Thread: Gauntlet, Thrown!


  • Stick a fork in it: Top 10 foodie films By Dennis Hartley @denofcinema5
  • A GOP death spiral?
  • Some good news from Germany
  • Mary and James Redux?
  • Listen to the moron talk about the fires. Oh dear God.
  • Spectacular ally

the brad blog

  • 'Blue Wave' Still Growing Despite GA Guv Election Setback, Suppression: 'BradCast' 11/16/2018
  • Florida 'Machine Recount' Extension Denied, 'Hand Recounts' to Begin: 'BradCast' 11/15/2018
  • 'Green News Report' - November 15, 2018
  • Lawsuits Flying in Florida's 2018 'Recount' Mess: 'BradCast' 11/14/2018
  • CNN Pushes Back, Files Legal Action Against White House to Restore Acosta Press Credentials
  • New Court Rulings Favor Voters Amid Election Count Fiascos in FL, GA: 'BradCast' 11/13/2018


  • Slow motion civil war: Here's how Donald Trump is the Jefferson Davis of a new red state confederacy
  • The Enlightenment was not the age of reason — here's why
  • Here's why the perfect 'Red State' Democrat lost
  • This is the everyday mechanical mechanism that could define consciousness
  • Mitch McConnell singlehandedly blocks sentencing reform — despite bipartisan support
  • Trump reportedly 'skeptical' of CIA determination that Saudi Crown Prince ordered Khashoggi murder

mother jones mojo

  • 2014 Donald Trump Landed a Sick Burn on 2017 Donald Trump
  • President Obama Just Surprised Joe Biden With the Presidential Medal of Freedom
  • Donald Trump Will Make His Son-In-Law A Senior White House Advisor, Which May Be Illegal
  • White Nationalist Leader Doubles Down on Support for Donald Trump
  • Michelle Obama Just Gave A Speech In Virginia and Hit Donald Trump Hard
  • One Perfect Tweet That Shows How Ridiculous Fox News' Latest Scandal Is

drudge retort

  • U.S. to Join Australia in Papua New Guinea Naval Base Plan
  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez calls out Journalist
  • Gillum Concedes Florida Governor's Race a Second Time
  • Decorated Navy SEAL Is Accused of War Crimes
  • Missing Argentine Submarine Imploded
  • Texas Students Will Soon Learn Slavery Played A Central Role In The Civil War


  • The Virtual Pub Is Open + Programming Note
  • Friday Links!
  • Mike Pence Is a Scoundrel Who Won't Go Quietly
  • Daily Dose of Cute
  • We Resist: Day 666
  • Discussion Thread: Good Things

the blue voice

  • Looking forward to holiday political chit-chat (Arrgg-ggh!)
  • The NRA's solution to gun violence: more guns, more fear
  • If only ...
  • Financial recovery and recovery in the "real" economuy
  • The theology of distraction and the Newtown mass gun murders
  • Obama to seniors: Merry Christmas! I'm cutting your Social Security benefits!

news hounds

  • Watch Rep. Swalwell Outfox Fox Host MacCallum
  • Tucker Carlson Hissy Fit Doesn’t Deny He Lied About ‘Antifa Cracked My Door’ Claim
  • Lou Dobbs Goes Rogue – Attacks CNN Lawsuit Supported By Fox News
  • NewsHounds swag is available again!
  • Fox ‘Legally Supports’ CNN Lawsuit To Reinstate Acosta’s WH Pass – But Attacks Them On The Air
  • Trump ‘Repeatedly’ Mocks Hannity’s ‘Dumb’ Softball Questions

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