Tue, 1 April 2014
Today's flash news via Twitter: Hobby Lobby's retirement plan invests in contraception manufacturers. Greg Dworkin rounds up Day One of BenghaziCare. More plaudits for Charles Gaba! Douthat is pleased with himself for facing reality. The Senate intelligence committee's report on CIA torture is being leaked/discussed, and it turns out the agency has been "misleading" everyone about it. We already knew the Bush "administration" was using it to try to extract "confessions" of links between Iraq & al Qaeda, and now Cheney says he'd do it all again. One market watcher reminds us that the markets have always been "rigged." TN reporters say they've got documents proving Gov. Haslam tied economic incentives for VW to the outcome of the unionization vote. Why changing fonts might not save the government money after all. And finally, we couldn't completely avoid April Fools' Day.