What’s the Downside of Humoring Him . . . Still?
Tim Miller on why That Former Guy and the GOP's redux.
Leading The Bulwark…
TIM MILLER: It’s happening all over again.
🎧 On the Pods… 🎧
On today’s Bulwark podcast, former Congressman Denver Riggleman joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss Congress and the “integrity gene”, Arizona’s ‘cyber ninja’ search for bamboo ballots, Liz Cheney, Elise Stefanik and the House GOP power struggle, and why we need an insurrection commission.
This week Sonny is pleased to be joined by Jesse Nelson, the co-owner of Diabolik DVD and Cauldron Films
For Bulwark+ Members… 🔐
MORNING SHOTS: "Move On," They Said 🔐
CHARLIE SYKES on Rationalizing the Cheney purge
THE TRIAD: Catholics Have a Rad Trad Problem 🔓
JVL: All of this has happened before. And all of it will happen again.
From The Bulwark Aggregator…
In Today’s Bulwark...
TIM MILLER: Q-drops, frazzledrip, and the crazy conspiracy coming to South Carolina—and Republican politicians near you.
BRIAN KAREM: Two big national problems rolled into one.
DESMOND LACHMAN: An overstimulated economy could crash right before the 2022 elections.
Throwback Thursday… Two years ago today, I solved the puzzle. (And yes, I have horrible handwriting.)
She’s just asking questions!
A confederacy of dunces…
Elise Stefanik @EliseStefanik🚨🚨 BIG TECH on the MOVE! Twitter just suspended my Communications Director. An unconstitutional overreach SILENCING our voices and freedom of speech. Republicans are united in fighting back against Big Tech’s tyranny. Millions of Americans will not be silenced! 🚨🚨
The future of pasta? This NYT item on pasta is well worth the read. If it can be scaled, it will result in massive transportation and packaging savings for pasta. We’ll see. I look forward to trying it!
Amanda Carpenter activates beast mode. Earlier today on CNN, our colleague Amanda unleashed the fury, and it is fantastic.
This is the GOP’s likely new conference chairman. (And unless you ever worked in Congress, you probably have no idea what the conference chair even does.)
Like clockwork, some, like Henry Olsen, are arguing that Elise is just what the GOP needs. Really?
The GOP has “work to do.” But wouldn’t you know… a week later “so long as the House Republican caucus is unwilling or unable to break with Trump... the caucus's leadership may as well reflect that."
That’s it for me for today, folks. We’ll see you tonight. Drop me a line if you have something to say and I’ll do my best to get back to you: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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