Sunday Overnight Open Thread (2/12/17) Wandering Aimlessly Edition | Main | Mid-Morning Open Thread
February 13, 2017

The Morning Report 2/13/17

EdTip.jpg

Good morning, kids. First and foremost, prayers for those who are in the path of the Oroville Dam and a potential catastrophe if, G-d forbid, it breaks. Sadly, any malfeasance surrounding the dam's maintenance or lack thereof (Chocolate City anyone?) would be the perfect symbol of the depths to which the formerly great state of California has sunk. And that segues nicely into the piece about how the time may be right for statehood for the northern part of CA. In other news, we have a mixed bag of links, and we note with sorrow the passing of Edward Tipper, a veteran of Easy Company, 101st Airborne, better known as the Band of Brothers. A life well lived, a debt we can never repay, and a heartfelt thank you. RIP. Have a better one and remain blessed.

UPDATE: No news about Vic this morning, but as of yesterday his family reported that his surgery went well and that he was sitting up in a chair.


digg this
posted by J.J. Sefton at 06:37 AM

| Access Comments




Recent Comments
rickl: "That would certainly get a ship's attention. ..."

garrett: ">>I wanted to find out how two people finish off 1 ..."

The Dr. Brake Bemoray: "OT, sure, but death knell to cray immigration here ..."

Tonypete: "My Pope tires my ass. Goodness, couldn't this man ..."

Moron Robbie - Bama's Boot Stomping on the Face of College Football Forever [/i] [/b]: "Malls in Minnesota are now letting the daily walke ..."

Miley, the Duchess of some shithole duchy: "Shithole. ..."

TheQuietMan: " That CBS video has a Waiting For Guffman feel to ..."

geoffb: "OT,Steele dossier at Scrib.http://tinyurl.com/ybnr ..."

rickl: "It has been quite a while since I've been to a mal ..."

Cicero (@cicero): "Damn. I wanted to find out how two people finish o ..."

rhomboid: "VIA, have never eaten at an IKEA, so I don't want ..."

Splunge: "Oh, man, a tube tester. I used to actually go and ..."

Recent Entries
Search


MuNuvians
Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
News/Chat
Archives
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64