CHAIRMAN OF THE JOINT CHIEFS WON’T BACK TRUMP TWEETS | NSC FLYNNSTONE FIRED | SENATE PASSES RUSSIA SANCTIONS (BERNIE VOTES NO) | RUSSIA RETALIATES | 35% APPROVAL | O TRUMPISTAN!

-----BREAKING-----   CHAIRMAN OF JOINT CHIEFS WON’T BACK TRUMP’S TRANSGENDER TWEETS POLITICO reports, “There will be ‘no modifications’ to the military’s transgender policy as a result of President Donald Trump’s tweets, the chairman of the joint chiefs said in a message to top military officers on Thursday.” Now before you scream, “Transgender troops are a … Continue reading CHAIRMAN OF THE JOINT CHIEFS WON’T BACK TRUMP TWEETS | NSC FLYNNSTONE FIRED | SENATE PASSES RUSSIA SANCTIONS (BERNIE VOTES NO) | RUSSIA RETALIATES | 35% APPROVAL | O TRUMPISTAN!

FUSION GPS IN FOCUS | TRUMP REPEATS RUSSIAN PROPAGANDA ON HILLARY + UKRAINE | WHY INVESTIGATING BARRON ISN’T A BAD THOUGHT | MANAFORT SUBPOENA DROPPED | ALFA BANK DOJ APPOINTEE CONFIRMATION HEARING | PURGES + SANCTIONS | ARMING UKRAINE

-----ON THE AGENDA-----   SENATE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE SPOTLIGHT ON FUSION GPS The Washington Post reports, “On Wednesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee is set to finally hold the hearing that was derailed earlier this month by the unfolding scandal over a meeting between top Trump officials and a Russian lawyer.” The Washington Post adds, “When Chairman Charles E. … Continue reading FUSION GPS IN FOCUS | TRUMP REPEATS RUSSIAN PROPAGANDA ON HILLARY + UKRAINE | WHY INVESTIGATING BARRON ISN’T A BAD THOUGHT | MANAFORT SUBPOENA DROPPED | ALFA BANK DOJ APPOINTEE CONFIRMATION HEARING | PURGES + SANCTIONS | ARMING UKRAINE

MUSLIM BAN TO BEGIN TONIGHT | DIA DETAILS RUSSIA’S REGIME CHANGE CONCERNS | GIULIANI CONCEDES RUSSIAN HACKING HAPPENED | RUSSIA’S RETALIATORY ROUNDS | MILITARY ACTIVITIES IN UKRAINE + THE BALTICS | TRUMP ATTACKS SPECIAL COUNSEL | FIGHT FOR FOREIGN POLICY

-----ON THE AGENDA-----   MUSLIM BAN TO GO INTO EFFECT TONIGHT Bloomberg reports, “The Trump administration will introduce new restrictions on travel to the U.S. by refugees and migrants from six countries as of 8 p.m. eastern time Thursday,” citing a single source “familiar with the matter.” This is how America loses its moral courage? … Continue reading MUSLIM BAN TO BEGIN TONIGHT | DIA DETAILS RUSSIA’S REGIME CHANGE CONCERNS | GIULIANI CONCEDES RUSSIAN HACKING HAPPENED | RUSSIA’S RETALIATORY ROUNDS | MILITARY ACTIVITIES IN UKRAINE + THE BALTICS | TRUMP ATTACKS SPECIAL COUNSEL | FIGHT FOR FOREIGN POLICY

PRIVATE RUSSIAN SESSIONS ON THE HILL | TRUMP’S FIRST CABINET MEETING LIKE NORTH KOREA | HOW GREAT IS THE GREAT LEADER? | PRE-COUP-LIKE PRESS | ARYAN PRINCESS IVANKA’S FEELINGS ARE HURT | MEGYN KELLY NORMALIZES PRESIDENT’S FAVORITE CONSPIRACY NUT | CAPITALISM CONSENTS

-----ON THE AGENDA----- PRIVATE RUSSIAN SESSIONS ON THE HILL POLITICO reports, “Attorney General Jeff Sessions will testify in an open hearing Tuesday before the Senate Intelligence Committee on his role in the unfolding Russia investigation, according to congressional and Justice Department officials.” The Washington Post has some useful background as a reminder, “Sessions had a … Continue reading PRIVATE RUSSIAN SESSIONS ON THE HILL | TRUMP’S FIRST CABINET MEETING LIKE NORTH KOREA | HOW GREAT IS THE GREAT LEADER? | PRE-COUP-LIKE PRESS | ARYAN PRINCESS IVANKA’S FEELINGS ARE HURT | MEGYN KELLY NORMALIZES PRESIDENT’S FAVORITE CONSPIRACY NUT | CAPITALISM CONSENTS

PRINCELING JARED PROBED | NONSENSE AT NATO | TRUMP READIES “STREET FIGHTERS” | VOTERS REAFFIRM BRUTALITY | MERKEL SHARES A MAP

-----BREAKING-----   PRINCELING JARED AT CENTER OF TRUMP -RUSSIA INVESTIGATION The Washington Post reports, “Investigators are focusing on a series of meetings held by Jared Kushner,” focusing on “meetings in December with the Russian ambassador and a banker from Moscow,” Sergey Gorkov, the CEO of the sanctioned Vnesheconombank, better known by its initials VEB. While … Continue reading PRINCELING JARED PROBED | NONSENSE AT NATO | TRUMP READIES “STREET FIGHTERS” | VOTERS REAFFIRM BRUTALITY | MERKEL SHARES A MAP

NO HIDING BEHIND WALLS | BIG LEAGUE BRUSSELS | CHATTER, DISINFO + LIES | BODY SLAMMING + BAD ADVICE | SHHH THE MARKET IS SPEAKING | RUSSIA AT THE BOTTOM OF A BOTTLE

-----ON THE AGENDA-----   OBAMA IN BERLIN, TRUMP IN BRUSSELS: AMERICA’S PAST + PRESENT Reuters reports, “Ribbon-cutting, jets overhead and a dinner in a new, billion-dollar headquarters: Donald Trump's first meeting at NATO on Thursday is choreographed to impress a U.S. president who called the Western alliance ‘obsolete’,” who also happens to appreciate the sort … Continue reading NO HIDING BEHIND WALLS | BIG LEAGUE BRUSSELS | CHATTER, DISINFO + LIES | BODY SLAMMING + BAD ADVICE | SHHH THE MARKET IS SPEAKING | RUSSIA AT THE BOTTOM OF A BOTTLE

BRINGING DOWN THE WHITES ONLY HAUS | LAVROV VISITS THE OCCUPATION GOVERNMENT | THE PUPPET DOES NOT LIKE HIS SHADOW | THE PRESIDENT IS MISSING

-----BREAKING-----   OBAMA WARNED TRUMP ABOUT HIRING FLYNN Which is probably what led Trump to hire him because as is known, this administration has no policy beyond troll, kiss Russia’s ass, and undo or do the opposite of whatever Obama did. The New York Times reports Obama warned Trump against hiring Flynn “when Mr. Obama … Continue reading BRINGING DOWN THE WHITES ONLY HAUS | LAVROV VISITS THE OCCUPATION GOVERNMENT | THE PUPPET DOES NOT LIKE HIS SHADOW | THE PRESIDENT IS MISSING