Daily Gnuz

Monday Edition, wrested from the cold, dead hands of the free press. You know, the heretofore important Fourth Estate.

Lawmakers dispute ‘vindication’ for Trump in Intel memo
H/T The Hill

Vindicate derives from Latin vindicatus, the past participle of the verb vindicare, meaning “to set free, avenge, or lay claim to.”.
To set free, as in not go to jail for obstruction of justice
To avenge, as in avenging the dishonor he heaps upon himself with braggodoccio and lies.
Lay claim to, as in claiming that he has the best lies, the bests alibies, the best toadies, etc.

And,
Paul Ryan and Devin Nunes Are Betraying the Constitution in the Service of Donald Trump
H/T The Nation
Party before Country. George Washington feared this. And it has come to pass.

Finally,
The queen of ‘alternative facts’ is upset that people are going on TV and lying ‘under oath’ about the Nunes memo
H/T Raw Story
Umm. Konnie Ann Kelway, when one is on teevee, one is not ‘under oath’ on a Sunday talk show. Geezus, what a Dumbass.

Open Thread, light it on fire and run with it!

RUCerious @TPZoo

Daily Gnuz

Twozday and here’s the Gnuz

Republicans love their tax law. Voters aren’t so sure.
With polls showing Republicans have yet to make the sale on the tax bill, it’s not clear how much the new law will help them in November.

H/T Politico
Jury’s still out, but we have an electorate that’s gonna be the ‘hangin’ judge.

And,
House Intel votes to make Nunes memo public
H/T The Hill
So let’s see what the big deal is, remember this is a collage put together by just another nutjob ReichWanker.

Finally,
US says no need for new Russia sanctions
H/T Raw Story
Two Words:
Steele Dossiere

Open Thread, fold it up and swat a Republican with it!

RUCerious @TPZoo

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Saturnzday, and the gnuz be herewith:

Draining the swamp? D.C. lobbying during Trump administration surges to highest level in 7 years
H/T USA Today
‘Drain the Swamp’ has become. ‘feed the alligators and snakes’

And,
Why Trump’s desire to fire Mueller may invite obstruction case and why it’s such a big deal
H/T USA Today, on a roll
The noose tightens, Mueller frightens. Trump can’t keep it straigt

Finally,
Scott Walker Is Literally Preventing Wisconsinites From Voting
H/T The Nation
If you can’t beat em, cancel the game. Nice work, you wanker.

Open Thread, walk, don’t run with it!

RUCerious @TPZoo

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Looks like we had a critterful weekend, welcome to Mundane Monday,
and here’z the Gnuz…

‘The Russians Have Succeeded Beyond Their Wildest Expectations’
H/T Politico
And all the chicken-in-chief can do is try to deflect blame and shame…prezidunce.

And

Paul Manafort indicted: Trump’s former campaign chair facing charges in Mueller investigation
H/T Vox
It’s only money laundering and racketeering, but the real lever is what does he know about what the prezidunce knew, and when did the prezidunce know it?

Finally,

This week: Republicans to unveil long-awaited tax bill
H/T The Hill
Watch as the middle class and the ‘under-class’ get screwed, blued and tattooed, and the rich get lots richer…

Open Thread, survive the week and RESIST.
RUCerious @ TPZoo

Daily Gnuz

Looks like the headline is about Republican Congressersons with bullseyes on their backs. It seems like the political environment is degrading. Hope this is just an isolated incident.

In other significant gnuz…

Nearly 200 Democrats sue Trump citing emoluments clause violation h/t The Hill
I do believe Delaware and Maryland have also filed suit… Could be that people are pissed off about the nepotism, cronyism, and creeping fascism that this prezidunce is bringing with him.

And

WATCH: Conan O’Brien spots a hilarious ‘nervous tic’ that shows when Jeff Sessions is lying h/t Raw Story
I coulda sworn in was when his lips were moving, but yeah….

And finally
What Really Happened At The Mayflower? Sessions Gives Conflicting Answers h/t TPM
Yes, Mr. Special Counsel, please find out EXACTLY what happened at the Mayflower Hotel meeting, and how did the Prezidunce wind up with half a percent of the Russian Oil Giant Rosneft. Check it out here

Open Thread, open for business, remember, people are corporations!
RUCerious @ TPZoo