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What We’re Reading Today: Beto Bye Bye, SNL Pravda, Busing II … And More

Some headlines that caught our eye.

Election 2020

New Poll Shows Democratic Candidates Have Been Living in a Fantasy World — NY Magazine

Wall Street donors are so worried about Elizabeth Warren that they are snubbing Democrats in 2020 Senate races — CNBC

‘SNL’ Goes Full Pravda for ‘President’ Elizabeth Warren — Hollywood In Toto

Trump running competitively against top 2020 Democrats in key states: Polls — Washington Times

The Biggest Problem With the 2020 Democratic Field – Michael Barone, Washington Examiner

What a Sad End to Beto’s Pointless Campaign — The Guardian

Impeachment Follies 

GOP says Schiff must testify in impeachment inquiry — Fox News

READ: Ex-State Department Adviser Michael McKinley’s Testimony To Congress — NPR

READ: Former Ukraine Ambassador Yovanovitch’s Testimony To Congress — NPR

La La Land

L.A. suspends Uber’s permit to rent out electric scooters and bikes — Los Angeles Times

Media Bias

Serious Journalist Brian Stelter Investigates Trump’s Twitter Typos — PJ Media

Report: NY Times Sat On Evidence Debunking Elizabeth Warren Pregnancy Firing Claim — Legal Insurrection

Misc

Jesus is King’ Debuts No.1 — Breitbart

‘Progressives’

School Districts Push A Return To Busing, Despite Their Own Data Suggesting It Won’t Reduce The ‘Achievement Gap’ — Daily Caller

Economy

Stocks Move Toward Highs on Optimism Over Trade, Earnings — Wall Street Journal

Parody (?)

Bernie Sanders Promises Crowd He Will Lock Trump Up And Also Millions Of Others Once The Gulags Are Up And Running — Babylon Bee


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2 comments

  • The transcripts of the testimonies by the recent folk have put a stake in the heart of Trump. The Constitution is strict in this regard, and the offense was so serious it was put directly into the Constitution. It was followed up with specific legislation. To ask, to solicit a favor is aqainst the law.

    Period.

    Now, do Republicans follow the law or their cult leader? History is watching.

    • And what of Biden? What of the Democratic senators that explicitly threatened Ukraine unless they cooperated on investigating Trump? What of Obama treacherously conspiring with Russia on missile defense? What of Teddy Kennedy actively soliciting the help of the USSR? What of Hillary and the DNC conspiring with the former Ukrainian government to interfere in the 2016 election?

      History is indeed watching and has been, but Democrats have never actually cared about anything except power and the means necessary to get it.

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