Fri, 14 March 2014
Trigger warning: A good deal of morning chit-chat today! Medicare pays $172 million for penis pumps, which John Tyler never needed, and someone's trying to beat Amazon to the punch on drone deliveries. Armando joined in the chit-chat, adding to the mix some discussion of controversial new Vox.com hire, and an odd bit about Nate Silver, as well. Turning back to the CIA vs. Senate fight, we're reminded by Ari Melber that the heart of this constitutional crisis isn't actually spying, it's torture. But there's still plenty there for those who prefer the spying hook. Next dot in our connecting exercise: "The Case for Corruption." Finally, one of "3 inconvenient facts that make libertarians' heads explode."