If you watch both, I think you’ll see the connection.
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In light of Anthony Kennedy’s announced retirement, it seems to me we should all be saying something like this:
Mitch McConnell is the Senate majority leader.
Mitch McConnell sets the rules.
And here are the rules he set:
He said that with Merrick Garland, a moderate consensus candidate, it was not enough to know how […]
This is 13 minutes, but you just have to watch, and then (if it strikes you as it struck me) share it — respectfully — with any of friends or relatives or co-workers who may be Fox viewers.
Scarborough, as they probably know, remains a staunch Conservative who was until recently a lifelong Republican — and […]
Amid the carnage of Republican misrule in Washington, there is this glimmer of good news: The family-shredding policy along the southern border, the most telegenic recent example of misrule . . . has given independents and […]
Democrats are appalled by today’s Republican Party (obviously), but so, too, traditional Conservatives . . . George Will publicly quit, Joe Scarborough publicly quit, William F. Buckley, Jr. is rolling over in is grave . . . and, yes, traditional Republicans. E.g., Steve Schmidt, who ran McCain’s campaign against Obama. He just quit, too:
29 years […]
Fareed Zakaria is must-watch TV every Sunday morning. Here (beginning at 1:20) is his 4-minute take on North Korea and the Pacific region.
We are ceding the field (and much of the rest of the world) to China.
It’s hard to guess who is more thrilled with Trump: Putin, China, North Korea’s dictator or (though […]
George Packer in the New Yorker:
Donald Trump Goes Rogue
. . . In four days, between Quebec and Singapore, Trump showed that the liberal order is hateful to him, and that he wants out. Its rules are too confining, its web of connections—from trade treaties to security alliances—unfair. And he seems to […]
Following up on yesterday’s Dana Milbank column — Finally, A President With The Guts To Stand Up To Canada — you’ve got to watch these four minutes in which Steve Rattner explains that the trade deficit with Canada . . .
. . . is actually a surplus.
That the dairy deficit Trump has focused […]
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