Sunday Thoughts

Not sure why this occurred to me this morning, but it is always good to remind ourselves that what’s important to pay attention to is what politicians do, not what they say. Here’s audio of Dick Cheney in 1991, on whether occupying Iraq would be a good idea. For the US to get involved military in determining the outcome of, uh, the struggle over who’s going to govern in Iraq strikes me as...

Larry Summers Can Feel Free to Piss Off

I wondered why Larry Summers’ name floated by in my Twitter timeline yesterday, but not enough to care to go find out. This morning, couldn’t avoid it. And yeah, my original instinct was correct. From the “disgruntled irrelevant oligarch lovers” file, “liberal” Larry Summers warns of doom, DOOM approaching because…Biden didn’t appoint him Treasure Secretary, probably. Summers has...