I’m writing early again, because I want to do so, and since I slept well last night, I’m actually doing so without a struggle. That’s sure refreshing for a change. Today’s Short Takes are all MSNBC videos, and I hope you find them as interesting and informative as I did.
Jig Zone Puzzle:
Today’s took me 3:35 (average 4:44). To do it, click here. How did you do?
From MSNBC: Why the Surveillance State Must Be Undone
As I have said before, secret power virtually guarantees abuse, and history proves it. That means that it will be used on all who wish to restore government observance of our Constitutional rights. We have been down this road before, and we must install a road block.
From MSNBC: Welcome scandals for a change!
There is one basic difference between these Republicans and most of the rest. These got caught receiving their payoffs from the 1%, where most get away with it.
From MSNBC: One of the reasons why the 1% could not allow Kennedy to live.
Am I the only one that misses Chet Huntley? The 1% depends on keeping different elements of our culture fearful and hateful of each other. Kennedy was a threat to class warfare, and we are still battling to overcome racism and the economic subjugation that attends it. Yes we do know whose side Jack Kennedy would have been on, making him an enemy of InsaniTEA.