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Let's Talk Impeachment ...

Impeachment: a word that is on everybody’s minds these days, both Republican and Democrat.

“Whispers about impeachment, the most familiar constitutional procedure for removing a president, began to circulate even before Trump had taken the oath of office. 1,266 more words

Political Commentary

All the President's Men

I just finished reading All the President’s Men: Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward’s presentation of their Watergate journalism.

I’d barely known what Watergate was about before reading this book. 413 more words

Questions for Wiretap Investigators

The ghost of J. Edgar Hoover must be smiling. The Surveillance State he helped found 804 more words

Government

Kong: Skull Island. Film review: 2/5 for this dumb but exciting adventure.

Film review by Jason Day of Kong: Skull Island, the fantasy adventure about monsters on a remote island starring Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson and Brie Larson. 897 more words

Reviews

Tuesday Chatter 73

The coffee is hot, bold and strong. Let’s sit a spell and discuss what’s right and what’s wrong. I have a feeling this is going to be one of those thought-provoking chats. 581 more words

Blogging

Time to 'Watergate-Up' the Probe Into Russian Hacking of 2016 Election

Devin Nunes is no Howard Baker and never will be.

California Republican Nunes is chairman of the U.S. House Intelligence Committee looking into the Russian e-mail hacking/influence peddling controversy surrounding the 2016 presidential election. 1,043 more words

Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War by Steve Sheinkin.

I just found this title in my drafts and I can’t believe I didn’t write about it back when I had just finished it. It was in our YA section, but I think any person my age or a little older would like it as well, since it’s an in-depth look at events that happened when I was just too young to know what was going on, but certain words came up on the news over and over. 174 more words

Espionage