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Nov 27, 2023Liked by David Kurtz

I am always sad when I hit the bottom of my TPM😅

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Thank you TPM for reminding us all why it's so very important to VOTE BLUE in 2024, with today's Trumpism

refresher.

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The opening essay is why I have been so disconcerted by Astead Herndon’s latest episode of The Run-Up podcast. Amid many astute observations by thoughtful people, it also had some men saying they liked Trump’s masculinity as evidenced by this being true to his word (!) and his anti-LGBTQ stances (!!). Since listening to it yesterday—I had been putting it off for fear of where it would go—I have been self-soothing by telling myself there will always be foolish and uninformed voters. But even the wise voices in the episode were more concerned with what’s-in-it-for-us policies than with the decision between democracy and no democracy. I fear the issue is so big that casual citizens will think we’re exaggerating and catastrophizing, and dismiss our warnings.

https://www.nytimes.com/2023/11/23/podcasts/run-up-black-voters-democrats-trump.html

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There is no real rule of law and there never has been. There's one set of laws for the likes of George Floyd and Breona Taylor and Tamir Rice and I could go on and on and on and another for the likes of tangeranus and the slobbering horde he sent to storm the Capitol.

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I love my subscription, but today’s piece filled with all Trump is meh.

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