NK, NYT + SUSPECT RUSSIAN DISINFO | TRUMP CAN’T CRITICIZE PUTIN + WHITE NATIONALISTS + THEY ARE LINKED | TRUMP CAMPAIGN AIDE WANTED TO ARRANGE PUTIN MEETING | MANAFORT + MORE RUSSIAN DIRTY MONEY | PENCE ANGLES TO BE 46 | VOLKER-SURKOV TO MEET | FIGHT HATE

-----BREAKING-----   LET’S TALK ABOUT NK, NYT + SUSPECT RUSSIAN DISINFO The New York Times reports – and there should be some pretty heavy quotations there – “North Korea’s success in testing an intercontinental ballistic missile that appears able to reach the United States was made possible by black-market purchases of powerful rocket engines probably … Continue reading NK, NYT + SUSPECT RUSSIAN DISINFO | TRUMP CAN’T CRITICIZE PUTIN + WHITE NATIONALISTS + THEY ARE LINKED | TRUMP CAMPAIGN AIDE WANTED TO ARRANGE PUTIN MEETING | MANAFORT + MORE RUSSIAN DIRTY MONEY | PENCE ANGLES TO BE 46 | VOLKER-SURKOV TO MEET | FIGHT HATE

TWITLER WHINES RUSSIA SANCTIONS MAKE HIM IMPOTENT | GRAND JURY CONVENED | MUELLER WILL HAVE MORE COVER THAN TRUMP | KUSHNER COMPANIES SUBPOENAED | FLYNN ALSO FORMERLY ON CAMBRIDGE ANALYTICA PAYROLL

-----ON THE AGENDA-----   SESSIONS + DNI COATS TO TALK INTEL LEAKS The Hill reports, “Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats will hold speak [sic] on Friday morning about the Trump administration's ongoing efforts to combat intelligence leaks, according to a Justice Department statement.” Citing a statement, The Hill reports, “Sessions … Continue reading TWITLER WHINES RUSSIA SANCTIONS MAKE HIM IMPOTENT | GRAND JURY CONVENED | MUELLER WILL HAVE MORE COVER THAN TRUMP | KUSHNER COMPANIES SUBPOENAED | FLYNN ALSO FORMERLY ON CAMBRIDGE ANALYTICA PAYROLL

MARCH FOR TRUTH SATURDAY | MEGYN KELLY DOES MOSCOW SUNDAY | COMEY ON THE HILL JUNE 8 | FARAGE FRIED SOME DAY? | KREMLIN STAGE TWO DENIAL | BALTOPS | NORTH KOREAN LEVEL CHEERLEADING | KREMLIN PROXY WORKS TO SHUT DOWN FREE PRESS

-----ON THE AGENDA-----   SATURDAY: MARCH FOR TRUTH Activist Andrea Chalupa posted on her Facebook page, “Are you in NYC? Join me this Saturday 9am to 11am on Foley Square to #MarchForTruth and hear powerful speakers like Timothy Snyder and a special performance by Javier Muñoz, the star of Hamilton on Broadway!” The resistance is strong and … Continue reading MARCH FOR TRUTH SATURDAY | MEGYN KELLY DOES MOSCOW SUNDAY | COMEY ON THE HILL JUNE 8 | FARAGE FRIED SOME DAY? | KREMLIN STAGE TWO DENIAL | BALTOPS | NORTH KOREAN LEVEL CHEERLEADING | KREMLIN PROXY WORKS TO SHUT DOWN FREE PRESS

ROGER AILES IS DEAD | DEPUTY AG BRIEFS SENATE | FBI DIRECTOR FINALISTS | DARKNESS AT NUNES RETURNS | THIS IS NOT THE KREMLIN | PROJECT YOURSELF, DON’T REPRESS YOURSELF

-----BREAKING-----   ROGER AILES IS DEAD There is no mourning or in memoriam for this one. According to The Washington Post, “The medical examiner in Palm Beach County, Fla., said Mr. Ailes died of complications from a subdural hematoma after he fell at his residence there.” The head of Fox News and former Nixon aide … Continue reading ROGER AILES IS DEAD | DEPUTY AG BRIEFS SENATE | FBI DIRECTOR FINALISTS | DARKNESS AT NUNES RETURNS | THIS IS NOT THE KREMLIN | PROJECT YOURSELF, DON’T REPRESS YOURSELF

RAINING RUSSIAN FLAGS | LIKE A ROYAL FAMILY | THROW GORKA FROM THE TRUMP TRAIN | THE 93 PERCENT | GANG SYMBOLS IN THE WHITES ONLY HAUS | UNITED RUSSIA MAY DAY SLOGANS REVEALED

-----BREAKING-----   RUSSIA PROTESTS AGAIN + AMERICANS GET TO HEAR FROM REAL RUSSIANS On Saturday, thousands protested across Russia. Reuters reports, “One of hundreds shepherded into a queue behind metal barriers by police before handing over their petitions one-by- one, Anna, a 16-year-old Moscow schoolgirl, said she hoped Putin would get the message and not … Continue reading RAINING RUSSIAN FLAGS | LIKE A ROYAL FAMILY | THROW GORKA FROM THE TRUMP TRAIN | THE 93 PERCENT | GANG SYMBOLS IN THE WHITES ONLY HAUS | UNITED RUSSIA MAY DAY SLOGANS REVEALED

GENERAL BAD NEWS | SAVAGING AMBASSADORS | PRIVATE RUSSIA SESSIONS, SERVERS, SOMETHING EXTRA | ROSNEFT, CITGO + VENEZUELA

BREAKING   PUTIN SACKS TEN GENERALS AND TWO PROSECUTORS The removal of ten generals and two prosecutor generals is usually not a good sign in any nation and often means a coup was afoot or serious dysfunction had infected the ranks. It is impossible without more knowledge than the information provided by Russian state-run TASS … Continue reading GENERAL BAD NEWS | SAVAGING AMBASSADORS | PRIVATE RUSSIA SESSIONS, SERVERS, SOMETHING EXTRA | ROSNEFT, CITGO + VENEZUELA