Category: Ten Second News

Links and short thinks.

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Criminally Stupid Comes to the Border

This is how a bad situation potentially gets completely out of control quickly, and authorities are right to jump all over it.

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Elizabeth Warren Goes There

Those of you wondering which of the major 2020 presidential candidates would call for impeachment first, wonder no more.

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Criterion goes live

Yesterday, I talked up the films of the recently departed Agnès Varda. Today, the Criterion Channel went live and they’ve put up fourteen of her films, a few of which are among the best...

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Brexit Most Messy

UK PM Theresa May released a video this morning from 10 Downing Street, as her situation becomes as shaky as the camera work in her impromptu message.

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Congressional Kabuki: Non-Electric Boogaloo Edition

As he promised, Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell brought the Green New Deal up for a vote in the Senate. No one voted for it, with 57 against and 43 voting “present” out of protest.

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Basta, Interrupted: Avenatti Up on Charges

Michael Avenatti is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Which we will grant him, because whatever our other faults, we should not stoop his level.

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Ending The Cycle

Recycling is getting tougher and more expensive. Now what?