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Jack Crosbie

Writer. “Cros” if you’re friendly.

Just Another Day at the Office

Neal Katyal used to work for Barack Obama. Now he defends corporations' right to use slaves.

How Things Work
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Neal Katyal on MSNBC

Mercy is Only For the Turkeys

There is no pomp and splendor in death, but there is power.

Justice
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Donald Trump pardons a turkey.

Welcome Back, America!

Oh, and The Boys? They're Back in Town.

White House
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Joe Biden puts on sunglasses

The Myth of Donald Trump’s Push for Peace

Trump’s supposed pacifism does almost nothing to reduce the American empire’s ability to kill.

Politics
American soldiers training Ukrainian troops in 2015.

Let’s All Enjoy Rudy Giuliani Decomposing on Live TV

Good movie takes, though!

Politics
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Rudy Giuliani

Joe Biden’s Student Loan Plan Is a Very Bad Sign

Just how many means can we possibly test to help the fewest amount of people?

Politics
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Bumper sticker that says University of Student Loans

Here’s a Good Look at the Future of Congress

The GOP is fine with these morons taking office because they know it will distract the Democrats for years.

Politics
Congresswoman-elect Marjorie Taylor Greene aims a rifle.

Look! Big Gator!!!

Wow. The power that gators have. Look at the big one.

Culture
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The Hyperloop’s Only Destination is a Capitalist Hellscape

It's the perfect example of the end-state death-cult capitalism that the American ruling class believes in.

Tech
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The first two passengers on Virgin's Hyperloop One.

Here’s Some Extremely Dumb Posts About Ending COVID-19

The level of pure fantasy we're operating at is just staggering.

Bad Online
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Our Joy Will be Short-Lived

Everything Trump does in the next 75 days or so could make things so, so much worse.

White House
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Smoke over the Chehalem Mountains in Western Oregon.

The GOP Tried a Weak-Ass Coup in Detroit and Failed Miserably

Let's call this what it is: a very boring, extremely embarrassing attempt to disrupt democratic processes to steal an election.

Elections
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What We’re Reading This Week

Because so much of what we're exposed to is Bad, we're highlighting some of the things we've read each week that were Good.

The Discourse

Cops Do a Big Lie About Philly Protests, Immediately Get Caught

Cops are willfully lying to distort the media narrative about the protests. This is completely normal.

Justice
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I Cannot Stop Thinking About the NYT Fridge Blog

It is making me feel like I'm losing it. How is this real???

Media
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A picture of my fridge.

The Lincoln Project’s Fascism is Just More Well-Dressed

Their only regret is that Trump is a shitty driver, and they know turning the keys over to Biden for four years will do nothing more than keep their seat warm.

Libs
Arnold Vinick from the West Wing

‘Scooby Don’ Impressionist James Austin Johnson on How to Impersonate Our Dying Wet President

'That's the main thing I focus on, is that this is a rasping old man who is inches from death at any moment.'

Culture
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Let’s Take a Moment to Think of Rudy Giuliani Getting Caught With His Hands in His Pants in the New Borat Movie (UPDATED)

Wow!!!!!!! WOW!!!!! Ok!!! Wow!

Discourse Movie Club
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Jeffrey Toobin Doesn’t Need a Defense

What, exactly, are people trying to cover for here?

Media
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Journalists Should Hate What They Cover

If you're not mad at this point, you're not doing your job.

Journalismism
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MSNBC Anchor Stephanie Ruhle interviews JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon.
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