Yesterday the cloud cover lasted longer than forecast, so the temperature never reached 80° outside. Nevertheless it hovered at 90° inside all day, because of the way the brickwork here retains heat and radiates it through the walls. It has currently dropped to 84°, but the heat is forecast to return with a vengeance today. At least I got some sleep last night.
Jig Zone Puzzle:
Today’s took me 3:06 (average 5:23). To do it, click here. How did you do?
From Daily Kos: It’s been quite a day for Elizabeth Warren. First, her CFPB finally gets its director, after Reid plus 50 finally show some cojones. Then she appears on CNBC’s The Squawk Box and responds to the hostile and ill-informed questioning of that crew.
It is so wonderful that America has a Senator with the knowledge to deflect the BS from Bankster backers like these. Do those Republicans, masquerading as journalists, look like they just ate a bad clam, or what? Go Lizzie Go!!!
From YouTube: Rush Limbaugh’s Racism
For Limbarf to say he’s not racist is like a turd saying it doesn’t stink. I apologize to the turd for mentioning it with the philosophical head of the Republican Party, whose putrid ring they bow to kiss, almost without exception.
From MSNBC: Republicans would restrict what you can do in the bedroom.
This did not come from The Onion or Andy Borowitz. If it passes, will they change the name of the state from Virginia to Vagina?