One More Day…Waiting for Mueller
My take: Today is just thumb-sucking pre-game — this is one instance where how the media frames a story matters most of all. If Mueller has evidence that suggests Barr was spinning beyond the pale, nothing will trump that.
Buttigieg: Trump Is Like a “Chinese Finger Trap”
My take: Mayor Pete’s words to large Iowa rally are key to Democratic chances of unseating the incumbent.
“We’ve got to acknowledge — without giving an inch on the racism or xenophobia that played a role in that campaign — we’ve got to also pay attention to the things that make people susceptible to that message and make sure we’re addressing them.”
Democrats Debating Fox
My take: Sanders FNC town hall draws big ratings, while other candidates consider going on Fox and Trump complains; some smart Democratic strategists wonder if it is possible to reach Trump voters without validating Fox.