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June 9, 2023

Developer at the centre of the Ken Paxton impeachment is arrested

This day just gets better and better.

~snip~
Nate Paul, the Austin real estate developer central to allegations of illegal conduct by Ken Paxton, Texas’ now-suspended attorney general, was booked into the Travis County Jail on Thursday on a federal warrant.

Paul was booked into the jail at 4:25 p.m., said Kristen Dark, a spokesperson for the Travis County Sheriff’s Office. The arresting agency is the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

~snip~
It’s not immediately clear whether his arrest is related to those allegations, but Paul is at the center of the abuse-of-office complaints against Paxton, a three-term Republican attorney general who was impeached by the Texas House last month. Paxton is currently suspended from his official duties and awaiting an impeachment trial in the Senate, which would require a two-thirds vote to permanently remove him from office.
~snip~

https://www.texastribune.org/2023/06/08/nate-paul-arrested-ken-paxton-impeachment/

May 24, 2023

CNN is doing a new town hall for Niki Haley.

I guess they thought there last one was such a success they will do another. I doubt they will get many viewers for this, might actually lose regular viewers, and they cannot afford to go much lower. This one will be moderated by Jake Tapper, oh yipee.

https://www.mediaite.com/tv/jake-tapper-to-hold-cnns-next-republican-presidential-town-hall-with-nikki-haley/

May 3, 2023

Is Putin preparing the Russian people for defeat in Ukraine??

There has apparently been a crisis manual document leaked in Russia, that prepares the Kremlin propagandists on how to deal with the fallout of the loss in Ukraine, in explaining it to the people. Not sure if this is a head fake or for real. It is being reported by different outlets, a couple of the articles are below:

https://www.thedailybeast.com/vladimir-putin-grooms-russians-for-ukraine-war-loss-in-leaked-propaganda-manual

https://radaronline.com/p/vladimir-putin-preparing-russia-defeat-ukraine-leaked-crisis-manual/

April 27, 2023

Tucker Carlson drops a video after his firing.

Idiot - He is honest person saying truth and liars are trying to stop him.

https://twitter.com/TuckerCarlson/status/1651376097349578753

April 24, 2023

Fox ex producer Abby Grossberg will be on Nicole Wallace show tomorrow

Nicole said it would be in her 5:00 ET hour tomorrow.

Edited to spell her name correctly.

April 22, 2023

Good news for Democrats, taking back school boards around the country

Dems are taking back school boards from Maga extremists around the country, reported in the Guardian:


Rightwing extremists defeated by Democrats in US school board elections
Republican-backed culture warrior candidates fare poorly in Illinois and Wisconsin, offering hope to the left

Adam Gabbatt
@adamgabbatt
Fri 21 Apr 2023 10.00 BST

Scores of rightwing US extremists were defeated in school-board elections in April, in a victory for the left and what Democrats hope could be effective for running against Republicans in the year ahead.

In Illinois, Democrats said more than 70% of school-board candidates it had endorsed won their races, often defeating the kinds of anti-LGBTQ+ culture-warrior candidates who have taken control of school boards across the country.


Republican-backed candidates in Wisconsin also fared poorly. Moms for Liberty, a rightwing group linked to wealthy Republican donors which has been behind book-banning campaigns in the US, said only eight of its endorsed candidates won election to school boards, and other conservative groups also reported disappointing performances.


https://www.theguardian.com/education/2023/apr/21/school-board-elections-illinois-wisconsin-republicans-lose

April 16, 2023

TN Speaker Sexton FAFO

It seems that Speaker Seton of TN has brought the spotlight onto himself and others in the legislature and what did they find out? Apparently Sexton is having an affair with the wife of Gov Lee's communications director and it seems to be all over twitter now. Perhaps his wife will kick him out and send him back to his condo that is actually located in his district.

https://twitter.com/BrianManookian/status/1646971405920096301


https://crooksandliars.com/2023/04/tn-speaker-cameron-sexton-having-really

April 12, 2023

On MSNBC now Trump sues Cohen

Trump has launched a lawsuit against Michael Cohen for breach of contract and breaching client/attorney privilege. What an idiot, he is still lashing out, thinking it will help him. No client/attorney privilege in the advancement of a crime.

edited for more clarity in title

April 12, 2023

Trump is trying a new stall tactic in the E. Jean Carroll trial

Trump thinks the public and potential jurors need a cooling off period between his recent indictment of paying off a porn star and his rape trial. What a whiny bitch. Here is the letter sent to the court from Tacopina.

https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/23773699-carroll-v-trump-delay-request

April 11, 2023

Substack notes is now open - competition to twitter?

I just got notification from Substack that notes are now available. This is what Musk is so afraid of, notes gives a snippet of substack articles and "You can share links, images, quick thoughts, and snippets from Substack posts."

I am curious to see where this goes and if more people use it in a replacement for twitter.

https://on.substack.com/p/notes

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