The Supply Chain is Still Broken

Why products are still hard to find and prices are so high.

Steve Story, 1976-2021

We have good reason to believe that a longtime member of the OTB community has passed.

What's Krysten Sinema's Game?

The political calculus of Arizona's senior Senator is unclear.

Selling the 'Build Back Better' Plan

The Catch-22 of passing a massive spending bill in an undemocratic system.

Manchin's 'Strategic Pause'

More machinations from the mischievous mining mouthpiece.

Thoughts on Partisan Cues and Filters

Thoughts on how we think.

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Republicans Playing Chicken with Debt Ceiling. Again.

They shall not submit to blackmail!

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Sunday's Forum

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Vaccines v. Monoclonal Antibodies

The difference is politics, not reason.

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More Deaths than Births in Alabama in 2020

I wonder what the cause was? It sounds pretty serious.

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Hunter Pepper, 19, speaks at a Decatur, Ala., city council meeting. (City of Decatur/YouTube) Hunter Pepper, 19, speaks at a Decatur, Ala., city council meeting. (City of Decatur/YouTube)

More Covidiot Schadenfreude

Stop me if you've heard this one . . .

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US-France Submarine Contretemps

American cheese will henceforth be known as liberté cheese. And not because of the metric system.

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Saturday's Forum

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A Photo for Friday

"Contemplation"

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Friday's Forum

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Did a US Drone Kill an NGO Worker?

A video that is worth your time.

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Milley and Woodward Revisited

A follow-up to yesterday's analysis.

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Thursday's Forum

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Milley's Soft Coup

While well-intentioned, the Chairman's actions were illegal and dangerous.

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Newsom Easily Survives Recall

The flake beat the weirdo.

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New York Plotting Aggressive Gerrymander

The Democratic legislature is likely to set aside the map proposed by the independent commission.

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Norm Macdonald, 1959-2021

The SNL comic has died of cancer at 61.

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Wednesday's Forum

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Kudos to Dan Quayle

Betcha didn't expect that headline.

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A Thousand Words on Vaccines

Sigh.

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A Nuclear Iran is Inevitable

The Islamic Republic is very close to being able to fuel a single weapon.

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There is No 'Manchin Dilemma'

He beats the alternative.

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More on ICU Beds in the South

Policy matters.

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Tuesday's Forum

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