Midday open thread: Divorce, death, and a Super Blood Wolf Moon
The Iowa senator Joni Ernst has stated she turned down the opportunity to be Donald Trump’s vice-president because she believed her husband Gail “hated any successes I have”.
Harris Wofford, a Democratic senator from Pennsylvania, university president and lifelong crusader for civil rights who made a crucial contribution to John F. Kennedy’s slender victory in the 1960 presidential contest, died Jan. 21 at a hospital in Washington. He was 92.
In case you missed it on Sunday night, a shot of the Super Blood Wolf Moon:
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On today’s Kagro in the Morning show: CovCath story enters handwringing thinkpiece phase. Trump voters blame him for shutdown, just as Greg Dworkin has always told you (though not today). More on Russian disinfo warfare. Yet another White House tell-all says Trump’s a disinterested lout.