July 2, 2020

Can We Have a New Witch, Ours Melted: This is what "politics as usual" now looks like.

What Would Jack Do: Asimov was right -- our country is in the grip of a cult of ignorance.

The Rectification of Names: The absurdity of Trump's evasions on the Russian bounty scandal, plus a swipe at Andrew Sullivan.

Earth-Bound Misfit: The pandemic gave Trump an easy opportunity to be a leader. He still failed, because he didn't have it in him to try.

Blog round-up by Infidel753. To recommend a post, send link to mbru [at] crooksandliars [dot] com -- I do check it!

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