A deal between the U.S. and the Taliban was more than a year in the making, encountering obstacles all the way up until its approval Saturday.
𝘚𝘵𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘯 𝘑. 𝘋𝘶𝘧𝘧𝘪𝘦𝘭𝘥As deal was signed, "Taliban members in the audience shouted 'Allahu akbar'"
Not expert on this enough to evaluate, but that fact would be 24/7 on FoxNews if this were the last administration.
𝘚𝘵𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘯 𝘑. 𝘋𝘶𝘧𝘧𝘪𝘦𝘭𝘥"While there is an agreed-upon national right to scrutinize every last sperm on Monica Lewinsky’s blue Gap dress, there is no corresponding right to know whether the chief justice of the Supreme Court is sick, very sick, or deathly sick." @Dahlialithwick
'Critical elements' of the university's draft environmental document are 'inconsistent' with city policy and do not match up with the ballot measure approved by voters last year, city says
𝘚𝘵𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘯 𝘑. 𝘋𝘶𝘧𝘧𝘪𝘦𝘭𝘥Great lede: "San Diego State University’s speedy timeline to erect a new football time stadium on land it does not yet own may have hit a procedural speed bump." #notajournalist #butrespect
New details have emerged about the intelligence officer who raised alarms about the president’s pressure on Ukraine to open inquiries that could benefit him politically.
𝘚𝘵𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘯 𝘑. 𝘋𝘶𝘧𝘧𝘪𝘦𝘭𝘥"And Mr. Engel’s memo, dated Sept. 24, said in a footnote that it was a revision of an original from Sept. 3, and that the department had “changed the prior version to avoid references to certain details that remain classified.”"
Trump missed his best chance for an immigration deal, but Republicans still need to know what they want.
𝘚𝘵𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘯 𝘑. 𝘋𝘶𝘧𝘧𝘪𝘦𝘭𝘥Immigration policy can reduce to sloganeering rather sloppily. If you want a medium-level dive into the politics/policy (and they are 100% linked, so don't pretend you can do policy alone), check out this sober piece by @rameshponnuru
He understands men in America better than most people. The rest of the country should start paying attention.
𝘚𝘵𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘯 𝘑. 𝘋𝘶𝘧𝘧𝘪𝘦𝘭𝘥This is an interesting article, but the author comes off looking far, far worse than he likely realizes. Sheesh, the lack of self-awareness. "I Tried to Live Like Joe Rogan" - The Atlantic
𝘚𝘵𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘯 𝘑. 𝘋𝘶𝘧𝘧𝘪𝘦𝘭𝘥.@rameshponnuru: "Remember the Ayn Rand revival on the right in the early years of the Barack Obama presidency? The Republican Party has realized just how little it truly believed any of that — and that lesson can’t be unlearned."
The idea that for the sake of the fittest, the weakest among us must be destroyed is not a new idea. And it's the reality the left wants us to live under.
𝘚𝘵𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘯 𝘑. 𝘋𝘶𝘧𝘧𝘪𝘦𝘭𝘥.@bdomenech is right: "Pro-life politicians would be justified in responding to this egregious and purposeful media whitewash by never answering another question again [from WaPo] without bringing it up." Good reporters there, but talk to your editors.
Security footage removed and Turkish staff told to go home on day missing journalist visits
𝘚𝘵𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘯 𝘑. 𝘋𝘶𝘧𝘧𝘪𝘦𝘭𝘥"Privately, senior officials have told counterparts in the US and Europe that they still believe Khashoggi was killed, but that political leaders are willing to make a climbdown for Riyadh in return for concessions."