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Daily throughts from Paul Harris

Tucker And I

Holy crap! Here’s something I never thought I’d post. Tucker Carlson agrees with me about Senator Richard Burr.

Prosecute Him Now!

If we had a real Justice Department, it would be investigating how Richard Burr, chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, sold off over a million in stock 3 weeks ago after telling a private gathering how bad the impact of Coronavirus would be on our economy. Here’s the story.

Social, But Distant

Observations on recent events, from people at the library to Americans lining up for guns and cash, and why being a misanthrope in retirement is finally paying off.

Dairy Barn

Remembering a drive-through grocery store that was a constant in my childhood, but was long ago killed off by the expansion of convenience stores at every gas station. We sure could use it now.

Best Thing I’ve Read Today

The TSA has changed the rule that banned taking larger bottles of hand sanitizer on planes. Dan Kois says that is proof the rule was never needed in the first place — and offers examples of others that should be eliminated, too.

As I Tweeted

‪Instead of praising the CEOs, how about thanking all the workers who will keep supermarkets and suppliers open and available? They’re the ones leaving their homes to ensure the rest of us have food to eat — probably without paid sick leave.

Sunday Covid Sunday

Random thoughts on stories related to the Coronavirus crisis, from jammed airport queues to closed casinos to the Americans who suddenly find themselves out of work. Plus what tonight’s Biden-Sanders debate SHOULD look like.

Marc Maron, “End Times Fun”

Since you’re gonna be spending more time at home craving great entertainment, here’s a recommendation: Marc Maron’s new Netflix special, with the perfectly-timed title, “End Times Fun.” Click for my review.

Maybe Not

‪I was thinking of going to play poker today, but perhaps this is not the best time to be sitting around a table in close quarters with a bunch of senior citizens. #pokervirus‬