Friday, December 25, 2020

ICYMI: Rudolph the Leaky Lawyer


A federal judge has dismissed a defamation lawsuit against the Washington Post from Republican Rep. Devin Nunes


It was a pleasure to meet @ConsejoEstadoEs President Maria T. Fdez de la Vega! She expressed her solidarity with Belarusians & admiration for the women's democratic movement. We discussed how 🇪🇸 can be more vocal in the world &contribute to the resolution of the crisis in Belarus


She told The Post that, by its nature, her covert work could not be independently verified. 'People like me don’t exist,' she said." Ah, well, then.


On #ChristmasEve in 1776, George Washington led his men across the Delaware River and changed the tide of history. On this eve in 2020, their #Legacy is under attack. We must unite & rise to meet this moment just as they did more than 200 years ago.#MerryChristmas


Sources told Bloomberg News that Mike Pompeo’s wife, Susan Pompeo, tested positive for the virus just before Dec. 16—the same day the secretary announced he was going into quarantine and canceled the last of his previously scheduled holiday parties


Hong Kong pro-democracy protests cancelled amid huge police deployment, at least 2 arrests


Excited to watch this play out


He doesn’t care about you. He vetoed the defense bill. He says he won’t sign the life-saving COVID relief bill. Because of him, the gov shuts down in 4 days. Instead of dealing with this crisis he alone created, he’s playing golf.


At a Phoenix emergency room that has run out of ventilators and body bags, nurses are being told it may be until Jan. 31 to get vaccinated—as lawmakers working in offices go first


FBI team leader: How I know the Blackwater defendants didn't deserve a pardon from Trump

Joyous moment! Bel. Catholic Archbishop Tadevush Kandrusevich was allowed to the country on Christmas Day. The regime didn't let him back in one day, he was separated from his home & church for almost 4 months. Our prayers, our solidarity & pressure are stronger than any regime.


Israeli jets fly over #Beirut, explosions reported in #Syria


Tell Me More: Vaccines have saved millions of lives.


How Your Brain Tricks You Into Taking Risks During the Pandemic


Police raided the apartment of Lyubov Sobol and detained her, @navalny said early Friday


You're a Mean One, Mr. Mitch