The only news fit.
The vacation from history is over.
“It’s not a complete waste of time …”
White House: We, um, don’t approve of Hickox’s actions.
It is nice to occasionally hear reflected in the White House press pool what so many normal people have gleaned …
“Let me put it this way, it’s going to be a long fight.”
Breaking out the old hits
A not-so-serious war.
“This isn’t how a NATO ally acts while hell is unfolding a stone’s throw from their border.”
The long war.
“It was considered a pro-forma exchange.”
“I believe in a strong national defense. I believe in Ronald Reagan’s policy of ‘Peace through Strength.'”
Asks Pentagon for full-withdrawal plan.
“You can’t carry a large land-war Defense Department when there is no large land war.”
Plus, NSA’s role in drone strikes.
“It is upsetting because my husband died for his country, and now his family is left to worry.”
“The emotional toll it would take would be incalculable. The financial toll it would take would be incalculable.””
Disconnecting the dots.
“Not a clear purpose” for scrambling jets.
Maybe this is why Republicans have been quiet about the scandal.
Discipline and cohesion.
“President Trump, our president, has literally betrayed the conscience of our country.”
“Way to be, Baltimore, sneaky style, and do it in the middle of the night.”