Petraeus: “But it is unlikely that this will end here …”
“As Americans, we must stem the damage he and his followers are doing to the rule of law…”
“He’s my guy, he’s my friend.”
“…punish violent criminals by law”
The snark is strong at the WaPo, young Jedi
“I never had any concern on whether he could handle the job, ever.”
“It was their decisions, not the president’s, that were in the best interests of America.”
“When you look at the transcript, there’s nothing in that transcript that warrants the death penalty for the president.”
Rule by tweet.
“The guy’s unstable. Everyone inside knows it.”
Plus: was Trump thisclose to making Christie VP?
“So you were playing good cop, bad cop?”
“This is no way for a law-abiding civilized nation to act.”
Bridge out of troubled waters?
“Nauert would face what could be a contentious confirmation hearing…”
Out: Build-A-Bear. In: Build-A-Narrative
“The timing could not have been worse.”
The entitlement of the press
“Russia pledged to preserve Idlib as a ‘deescalation zone’ and end the war through diplomacy.”
“I’m fairly certain I know who it is.”
“It is fundamentally disloyal, not just to the chief executive, but to our country and our values.”
“…peace between Israel and the Palestinian people must be built on a foundation of truth regarding Hamas.”
You won’t like her when she’s angry
“…there is no doubt Russia is driving the Ukrainian conflict.”
“In fact, the records of several countries here today suggest they would be much less restrained.”
Possible, but not for the reasons they may think
Despite no additional US actions.
“bookstores…have canceled their events”