Josh Marshall

Josh Marshall

Editor and Publisher of TPM. Lapsed historian. Polk Award winner.

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@mrowley1062  this is sort of like the existence of Superman. I don’t rule out that this could happen. But since it’s never happened I think the burden of proof is on you.

He's going with "LOL you didn't get the joke" via @TPM 

more details on the conspirators who tried to overthrow the govt earlier this year - a group of ex and future felons

@yeselson  @henryolsenEPPCYou 're correct. It's too simple for anyone to get excited about as an insight. But when you need literal unanimity for ANY action everything is really fucking tough. That doesn't mean Biden's a genius. But it does mean everything is really fucking tough.

Zero chance he loses a primary. But a million reasons he wants NY Dems in DC to be a united team.

How A Licensing Violation Could Shut Down Trump’s New Social Media Site via @TPM 

Good stuff here from @ryangrim  might have added the role of a v young terry mccauliffe as part of this story as a Tony Coelho deputy back in the early 80s.

Freshman legacy armorer doesn’t have a good sound to it.

@adamstein  the sourcing wasn’t totally clear. but several pubs have reported that the same guns were being used for target practice when they weren’t shooting. which is simply mind boggling. Blanks and bullets all sort of mixed together


Good lord this video. Like a thoroughbred making a late break in a horse race

A good illustration of why the surgical hand washing technique is really very important

Don't forget. The Trump administration literally had no plan to vaccinate anyone other than nursing home residents. The "plan" quite literally was to deliver vaccines to airports in each state and let states figure it out with no plan or funding. This is a fact.

Video of insurrectionists stealing documents on the senate floor. “I think Cruz would want us to do this so I think we’re good.” Great work, @tedcruz  (Full video and article at @NewYorker  )

Deputy Secretary of DHS Ken Cuccinelli tells NPR not only are they not stopping the Portland tactics they're going to take them nationwide. via @TPM 

Las Vegas Mayor offers city as "control group", "we offer to be a control group" to see how many people die without social distancing.

We need to start understanding that these are quite literally crimes. If you call up the vote counter and tell him to change the numbers or throw away a bunch of ballots, that’s a crime. The person saying no doesn’t make it not a crime.

Holy Shit. Florida GOPer caught on tape telling fellow FL GOPers to make false voter registrations in Georgia so they could vote to save Loeffler and Perdue. He in fact DID register in Georgia and is now under investigation.

Let's say it. The President intentionally and explicitly demanded a violent mob storm the center of government to force legislators to keep him in office in defiance of the constitution and the will of the country's voters.

“Madame Speaker, I have constituents outside this building right now ...” Rep Boebert just before storming of the Capitol.