Animal’s Hump Day News

Happy Hump Day!

Joe Biden seems to have suddenly discovered that he does, in fact, have some authority to do something about the mess at our southern border.  Can you believe it?  It had to actually get to the point where it was threatening his rapidly-diminishing odds of re-election before he could be arsed to do anything.

November can’t come fast enough.

Now then…

On To the Links!

Biden Has Gotten His Wish–and It Won’t Help

Megyn Kelly is right about this.

How will this conviction affect the 2024 election? They just handed it to Trump, that’s how.

Dems have declared war on things Trump.

Roger Kimball belabors the obvious.

Of course, Fauci is lying.

Bad schools should be shut down.  Privatize the whole shebang, and let markets decide.

We can hope. Because it’s better than the alternative.

Supply and demand 101.

Someone call her a WHAAAAmbulance.

Aww, I feel so sorry for her – oh, wait, no I don’t, in fact, I don’t give a flying fuck about this self-absorbed flake.

I hope she finds what she’s looking for.  Also, holy crap she’s hot.

This Week’s Idiots:

MSNBC’s Joy Reid is an idiot.

Paul Krugman (Repeat Offender Alert) is still a cheap partisan hack, and an idiot. And he doubles down.

New York Magazine’s Errol Louis is an idiot.

Maureen Dowd is an idiot.

The Nation’s Robert Borosage is an idiot.

The Nation’s Chris Lehmann (Repeat Offender Alert) is an idiot.

This Week’s Cultural Edification:

The Grateful Dead’s 1987 album In the Dark had some neat tunes, including their songs Black Muddy River, Touch of Gray, and West L.A. Fadeaway.  But my personal favorite on that album is the tune Throwing Stones, which seems especially appropriate today.  Here it is – take a look!