and another thing

Just sitting here tryna stay woke.

https://twitter.com/probablyGeoff/status/826075599588438017

WFPL In Kentucky, A Congolese Refugee Remains Hopeful Despite Immigration Ban
By Ryland Barton

“Understand, for her she was very happy saying that maybe within four to five months she’ll be able to come,” says Mutaba. “But after I have given to her that news, she was very disappointed. I was just trying to say that do not lose hope that anything may happen. Maybe the president may change his decision, we never know what may be next.”

He won’t.


Esquire These ‘Rogue’ White House Accounts Are Just Liberal Bait

It makes for a scintillating narrative, but the problem is, there’s no evidence that any of the people behind any of these accounts are actually who they say they are, despite numerous attempts by reporters to do just that. Of course, as the @RoguePOTUSStaff account points out, that secrecy is baked into the very design: They can’t risk being discovered! (They did not immediately respond to a request for any confirmation about their identity).

There are things that are important and helpful and good and there are things that, regardless of validity, are distraction from the real stuff, the real agency.

If it seems just too good, it probably is.


Slate’s Trumpcast The President’s Executive Disorder

Great interview with David Miliband, the President and CEO of the International Rescue Committee (IRC).


Oh yeah, and this …