Too Venal for Words category archive
The stupid. It
When Mueller attempted to walk into the business, an employee instructed her she “needs a mask to shop at the store per store policy.” Mueller then “quarreled briefly” with the worker before grabbing the man’s face and pulling his mask down.
Details at the link.
Outside agitator frolics.
Matthew Lee Rupert, 28, is in custody in Chicago on charges of civil disorder, possession of unregistered explosives and participating in and organizing riots, making him the first person to face federal prosecution for allegedly taking part in the fires, looting and other violence that engulfed the Twin Cities since the death of George Floyd in police custody. He is scheduled to appear before a federal judge in Chicago later Monday.
Last Thursday night, Rupert posted on his public Facebook page an invitation for “goons” to join him in traveling to Minneapolis, where he said he was renting hotel rooms and planned to wreak havoc and “take hella good videos.”
More at the link.
Connie Schultz tries to wrap her mind around the damage done to the polity in just three years of Donald Trump.
What you don’t know can’t hurt him.
(At least, that’s the plan.)
We are a society of stupid.
At Psychology Today Blogs, Christian Hart runs the numbers.
I’m not going to try to excerpt or summarize his piece. It needs to be read in its entirety.