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The Weekend Politics Thread Has Been Here Before

Thursday evening, a gunman opened fire at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis, killing eight people and wounding more before ultimately killing himself. The man has been identified by authorities as Brandon Hole, a nineteen year old former employee. https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/indianapolis-shooter-was-former-fedex-employee-had-had-gun-seized-by-police-authorities-say/2021/04/16/5b9b6038-9ef3-11eb-8a83-3bc1fa69c2e8_story.html The … Continue reading The Weekend Politics Thread Has Been Here Before

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The Weekend Politics Thread Only Works Two Days a Week!

Another weekend. Another politics. Or something like that. The new Administration has it’s first meeting with Chinese officials: https://www.vox.com/2021/3/19/22339770/usa-china-anchorage-alaska-blinken-yang Myanmar is detaining journalists: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-56454261 European governments hope to rebuild trust in the AstraZeneca vaccine: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/astrazeneca-covid-vaccine-skepticism/2021/03/19/cece32ba-8823-11eb-be4a-24b89f616f2c_story.html We’re keeping things brief right … Continue reading The Weekend Politics Thread Only Works Two Days a Week!

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The Valentine’s Day Edition of the Weekend Politics Thread is An Impeachment Story (Baby, Just Say Yes)

“When the President does it, that means that it is not illegal.” – Richard Nixon, 1977 This week, (former President/current wistful golfer who won’t stop telling you about that cameo he once made in what a lot of people are … Continue reading The Valentine’s Day Edition of the Weekend Politics Thread is An Impeachment Story (Baby, Just Say Yes)