NYT: Mercenary overlords at Blackwater made secret payoffs of about $1 million to Iraqi officials to silence criticism and buy support after Blackwater security guards shot and killed 17 Iraqi civilians in Baghdad.
Former president Donald Trump issued a death threat—if not what the law would consider a true threat—to GOP leader Mitch McConnell, who has evidently not been pliant enough lately. En passant, he also coined an offensive new nickname for Elaine Chao, McConnell's wife. READ THE REST
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Georgia Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene's husband, Perry Greene, says that their marriage is "irretrievably broken" and is divorcing her. The Rome News-Tribune: "Marjorie has been my best friend for the last 29 years and she has been an amazing mom! Our family is our most important thing we have done. As we go on different… READ THE REST
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