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Glenn Greenwald Blasts "Fake News" Peddling Washington Post For Lack Of "Basic Journalistic Skepticism"

"The report that came out today was just another set of repackaged conclusions from the intelligence community, which may or may not be true, that were again completely unaccompanied by evidence. And when you simply point that out, that the intelligence community keeps just repeating itslef over and over...without providing evidence that can be evaluated whether or not it's true, then you must love Vladimir Putin and you're probably working for the Kremlin, when, in fact, it's just the basic kind of skepticism that all journalists should be exercising."

Dave Collum's 2016 Year In Review - "And Then Things Got Really Weird..."

"Markets don’t have a purpose any more - they just reflect whatever central planners want them to. Why wouldn’t it lead to the biggest collapse? My strategy doesn’t require that I’m right about the likelihood of that scenario. Logic dictates to me that it’s inevitable..."

Phoenix Unlikely To Rise From Democratic Party's Ashes

It was the power-elite in the Democratic Party that force-exiled too many poor white Democrats into joining Trump’s bigopats.  And an election that Democrats should have won by 10-15 million votes ended in an Electoral College fratricidal defeat... taking place in Rust Belt states where insurgent Democrats broke party ranks.

Nancy Pelosi Retains House Minority Leadership Position

After a long-fought battle between Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Tim Ryan (D-OH) for leader of the House minority party, as expected, Pelosi has emerged the victor.  Seems the Democrats learned very little from the 2016 Presidential election cycle.