I’m writing early and did my research yesterday evening, because this is one of Wendy’s long mornings, and I expect her shortly. (Now she’s gone and I’m freshened. Tomorrow, please expect no more than a Personal Update, as I have an appointment with my Prosthetist.
Jig Zone Puzzle:
Today’s took me 3:58 (average 5:14). To do it, click here. How did you do?
From Alternet: Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) told Stephen Colbert on "The Late Show" last night that she thinks America is very much underestimating Donald Trump.
"[Trump] is one dangerous man and we need to take him really seriously," Warren told Colbert.
Elizabeth Warren is a Democratic superdelegate and is speaking on behalf of Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention Monday.
As always, Liz Warren is spot-on.
From Think Progress: The NBA announced Thursday that it will no longer hold its All-Star Game in Charlotte next year because North Carolina state lawmakers refused to backtrack on HB2, the anti-transgender law passed earlier this year. Though the event would have had a $100 million impact on the city, Gov. Pat McCrory (R) simply doesn’t care if that’s what it takes to keep HB2 on the books.
The Fascist Republican Theocracy of McCrorystan is revolting, and hopefully its people will revolt.
From Raw Story: While panels on HBO’s Real Time can become contentious, Fridays night’s discussion about voting rights went completely out of control as a former GOP lawmaker went to war with columnist Ana Marie Cox and actress/activist America Ferrera.
When Bill doesn’t have time to be funny, you KNOW to pay attention!