The U.S. may not have the very best health care in the world but it’s pretty darn good. Think, for example, of John McCain.
Nine years ago or so McCain was a senile old man, barely able to remember his own name, wandering around singing ditties about bombing Iran. Remember that? But now look. He’s totally cured and a veritable Hero of Democracy.
Welcome back, Big John.
Biden: 'McCain is right: Need select committee' for Russia
Democrats and some Republicans, including Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), have called for an independent investigation into Russia's attempt to influence the election in President Trump's favor, including potential ties between Trump's campaign and Moscow. –The Hill
Rare California frogs of Mark Twain lore are having sex again, to the delight of wildlife researchers
The Washington Post
"This could be the start of a comeback," one researcher said. Read the full story
Koch brothers condemn President Trump's controversial travel ban - NY Daily News
"The reason we're optimistic ... is really Mike Pence," said Doug Deason, a prominent Trump supporter and major Koch donor. "If you think Cheney had power in Bush White House, just watch and see what happens with Mike Pence."
From Reuters News:
Scientists launch campaign to restore Pluto to the planet club
"A team of scientists seeking to restore Pluto to planethood launched a campaign on Tuesday to broaden the astronomical classifications which led to its demotion to a "dwarf planet" a decade ago."
Thanks to the valiant efforts of the Houston Police Major Offenders Divison (I kid you not). Tom Brady’s shirts from not only Super Bowl 51 but also 49 were found in the lair of not only a Mexican media member but a Mexican member of the international media. We tried to warn you about this kind of thing but you just wouldn’t listen, would you.
"Hopefully when I get the jerseys back I can make something very positive come from this experience,” Brady says.
We can only imagine.
Lots of awards, not much action, seems like.
"Lang left his job in order to pursue a passion he's had since childhood: origami. In the origami world, Lang is now a legend, and it's not just his eye-catching, intricate designs that have taken the craft by storm. "
H/T Some Guy in Seattle