August 24, 2022

On this date in 2018 Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler sent a cease-and-desist letter to Donald Trump demanding he stop using the band's songs at rallies. RUN DMC, Walk This Way, featuring Aerosmith (see above.)

First Draft: The Gruesome Foursome.

The Rude Pundit: What About Those of Us Who Want Donald Trump Prosecuted? Talk to Us, Media.

Bluestem Prairie: Scott Jensen awful analogy news digest: public health measures like Kristallnacht, Nazism.

Attention space nerds! Giant news from a giant planet! NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope gets it done.

Round Up by driftglass of the Professional Left Podcast and Science Fiction University.

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