Ryan Grim

Ryan Grim

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NEWS: Democrats planning legislation to expand the Supreme Court from 9 to 13 justices, sponsored in the Senate by Ed Markey and in the House by Jerry Nadler, Mondaire Jones and Hank Johnson

Rep. Betty McCollum will introduce a bill to block Israel from using U.S. aid to destroy Palestinian homes by @alexbkane 

You would indeed need another table or bench in that room

i bet the RTs and replies are some real ones bot farm bait if ive ever seen it

Last night's newsletter also included this excellent/terrifying @fastlerner  piece on what we're allowing the plastics industry to do to the dust we breathe in. We all want to ignore this issue, but it refuses to ignore us

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Remember how the Taliban tried to surrender not long after the invasion and the U.S. rebuffed them? That was not so smart.

Unless the actual goal was to have troops in Afghanistan for 20 years. Then it made perfect sense.

🚨 PRO Act calls are having an effect: Angus King just signed on. We reported earlier he was leaning that way. 4 holdouts remain.

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And Ben Franklin was an orgy guy. Quite a combo.

No Good Men Among the Living is a masterpiece


Ya know, if a country has so many people in prison that allowing them to vote could swing an election, maybe there are too many people in prison

Kevin McCarthy to @AOC : Apologize for saying "concentration camps." @AOC : Apologize for the concentration camps.

5 yo woke up with a fever. CVS Minute Clinic says she has flu, prescribes tamaflu. It’s the New Year so the new deductible kicks in. Pharmacy wants $198 for the tamaflu. If we didn’t have it, like millions don’t, she’d go without it, putting her life at risk. Barbaric.

Fun fact about Bill Gates and capitalism. Decades ago he retired and began giving all his money away. He’s famous for that. Today he’s worth more money than the day he stopped working. Neat trick.

Confederates weren’t just vicious racists and traitors, they were also losers. They lost a single election and quit the country, then lost the war and pretended to surrender so they could try terrorism instead. Losers and cowards.

One way to keep children from not dying in prison camps is to not put children in prison camps

Kavanaugh even lied about his connections to Yale: “I have no connections there. I got there by busting my tail.” See this yearbook. He was legacy; his grandfather went there. What pathetic perjury.

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Huge scoop here: Amazon pressured the USPS to install a private mailbox at its facility so they could pressure workers to bring their ballots to work, enabling them to monitor for no votes. This election is tainted and these executives should be investigated

Here’s @SenatorSinema  walking on to the floor, patting Mitch McConnell on the back, looking back to make sure he sees her, then giving the thumbs down to a $15 minimum wage