Thursday, February 9: One Day in the Life of the Trump Administration

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Just for posterity’s sake, here is the front page of the Washington Post last night. The entire thing is basically devoted to a single day’s worth of Trump failures and scandals. And even at that, they didn’t have room for a couple of them. I don’t think I’ve ever seen anything like it a mere three weeks into a new administration.

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