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Berman Out … For Real This Time

Nearly 24 tumultuous hours after this latest DOJ saga began, Manhattan U.S. Attorney Geoff Berman has now stepped down.

The Tell Prime Badge

Just a quick note on the statement the attorney general put out this afternoon announcing that President Trump has indeed now fired the U.S. attorney in Manhattan:

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First Amendment Showdown

The Justice Department’s extraordinary effort to block the publication of John Bolton’s book goes before a judge for the first time at the top of the hour. Full coverage of the hearing right here.

Justice In The Balance

Incredibly important oral arguments before the DC Circuit Court of Appeals going on right now in the Mike Flynn case.

Schlock And Awe

The Washington Post has produced a new in-depth video analysis of the violent effort to clear the way for President Trump’s infamous photo op at St. John’s church one week ago this evening:

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Desperation Time Prime Badge
TPM Reader EC ponders the real meaning of Trump’s retaliatory executive order against Twitter:

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DOJ Detailed To Trump Campaign

DOJ spokesperson goes on Hannity’s Fox show to announce next phase of the bogus “unmasking” investigation.

The Constitution Doesn’t Require A Conscience

Trump ghostwriter Tony Schwartz with a new Medium piece on the psychopath in chief.

A Glimpse Of Normal

Joe Biden commemorates the 100,000 and counting American victims of COVID-19:

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Life, Liberty And The Pursuit Of Karens

The backlash to this Karen’ing moment was fierce.

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