Ryan Grim

Ryan Grim


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One interesting dynamic in the internal fight over naming Jonathan Kanter antitrust chief at DoJ is that two of his biggest champions were Brian Deese and DLC vet Bruce Reed, which wouldn't be obvious to most people from the outside. We covered it today:

The Tom Barrack indictment needs to be put into the context of what appears to be a massive crime spree by Jared Kushner in the Mideast

He boosted AOC’s primary campaign. So does that mean he was in on it with Pelosi?

@ggreenwald  The idea is that if 2 unvaxxed people go into the store, and one is infected, the other unvaccinated one won’t catch it if they’re masked. The vaccinated people have protection, it’s not really about them. If you could be certain there was only 1 unvaccinated person then maybe

Excited to be a guest on Deconstructed this week, talking about an attempted second coup in Bolivia

The Iowa and Nevada caucuses are all about organizing. Biden finished 4th and a distant second. He’s not out-organizing anybody.

NEW: Mystery group promoting infrastructure privatization boosted by toll road lobbyists by @lhfang 

Shontel Brown faces potential ethics probe following @theintercept  investigation into contract awards

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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

The planning for the January 16 and 17 militia events in DC is quite specific. They want at least 15k people and if they achieve that they plan to block Democrats from entering the Capitol, allowing only Republicans through. Here’s where they plan to meet

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.

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.

A system that allows a 54-35 vote margin to be called a "stinging defeat" for the side that got the 54 is just not sustainable. This is over one way or another-it either slides into authoritarian minority rule or the filibuster goes away and allows an actual democracy to function

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In August '93, the month Tara Reade left Biden's office, a woman called the Larry King show saying her daughter had problems at a prominent senator's office but did not want to go to the press about it. The woman was Reade's late mother.

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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

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