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The Kavanaugh Hearings

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    Brett Kavanaugh Wrote a Note in 1983 Calling Himself an ‘Obnoxious Drunk’“Warn the neighbors that we’re loud, obnoxious drunks with prolific pukers among us.”
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    Lindsey Graham’s Wild Idea for Trump’s Response If the Senate Rejects KavanaughIf Brett Kavanaugh goes down, Graham thinks Trump should lift him back up and make the midterms all about this judge.
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    New Avenatti Witness Says She Saw Brett Kavanaugh Spike Drinks“I understood this was being done for the purpose of making girls more likely to engage in sexual acts and less likely to say ‘No.’”
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    Donald Trump Thinks It’s a ‘Very Scary Time for Young Men in America’“You could be somebody that was perfect your entire life, and somebody could accuse you of something,” Trump said in reference to Kavanaugh.
  5. politics
    Stop LyingAn earnest plea for honesty.
  6. games
    Along With Everything Else, Brett Kavanaugh Is an Obnoxious JockWatching the hearings felt like listening to a post-game press conference.
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    Rachel Mitchell’s Former Colleague Slams Her Kavanaugh Memo: ‘Absolute Bullsh*t’“Rachel Mitchell’s failure to include any analysis of Kavanaugh reveals her political bias.”
  8. tv review
    Who Is The Circus For?It’s hard to say what this Showtime docuseries adds to our understanding of politics or the way the news cycle works.
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    Mark Judge Will Cooperate With FBI Probe Into Kavanaugh Allegations, Lawyer SaysHere’s everything to know about SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s alleged accomplice Mark Judge.
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    Republican Senator Hides From Sexual-Assault Survivors in Men’s BathroomWhen the survivors tried to shake his hand, David Perdue said, “Don’t touch me.”
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    Rachel Mitchell’s Kavanaugh Report Just Tells Republicans What They Want to HearThe report on her questioning of Christine Ford and Brett Kavanaugh reads like the work of a GOP operative, not a serious sex-crimes prosecutor.
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    Ghosts of Anita Hill Testimony, Crime Bill Haunt Biden’s 2020 Presidential BidJoe Biden actions while he was chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee could cause problems for a presidential run.
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    Kavanaugh Will No Longer Teach at Harvard in the SpringThe dean of Harvard Law School announced that Kavanaugh will not be teaching a class on the Supreme Court in 2019.
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    Kavanaugh Questioned by Police About Bar Fight After Concert in 1985According to the New York Times, police questioned Kavanaugh about throwing ice at a man during a bar fight after a UB40 concert.
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    Kavanaugh Knew About Ramirez Allegation Much Earlier Than He SaysTexts messages from former Yale classmates contradict Kavanaugh’s statements to the Senate Judiciary Committee.
  16. reading the signs
    The Fraternity of the Twilight ZoneThe GOP’s response to allegations against Kavanaugh illuminates the very deep rift between men and women.
  17. 2018 midterms
    Flake Admits He Wouldn’t Have Rebelled on Kavanaugh If He Were Running AgainThe Arizonan’s brave act of bipartisanship was actually the lame gesture of a lame duck.
  18. hot takes
    Donald Trump Jr. Says Kavanaugh Hearings Make Him Worried … for His Sons“When I see what’s going on right now, it’s scary.”
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    Poll: Opposition to Kavanaugh Grows After Ford HearingBut among Republican voters, support for Trump’s Supreme Court pick is higher now than it was a week ago.
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    In Memo, Outside Prosecutor Pokes Holes in Christine Blasey Ford’s TestimonyRachel Mitchell told GOP Senators that no “reasonable prosecutor” would bring charges against Judge Brett Kavanaugh.
  21. kavanaugh investigation
    FBI’s Kavanaugh Investigation May Be Designed to FailWe’re quickly finding out what happens when Kavanaugh’s friends and political allies control an investigation into his alleged sex crimes.
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    Samuel L. Jackson Approves of That Pulp Fiction/Brett Kavanaugh Hearing Mash-UpHope you and your business partner enjoyed it immensely.
  23. brett kavanaugh
    Kavanaugh Saga Uncomfortable for Catholics Amid Crisis Over Sexual AbuseCatholics bombarded with tales of a child sex abuse scandal can’t be happy with allegations of sexual assault by students at an elite Catholic school.
  24. jeff flake
    Jeff Flake Explains Why He Called for a Delay on the Kavanaugh VoteHe still plans on voting for the judge’s confirmation unless the FBI turns up something new.
  25. nice ladies
    Three WomenHeartbreaking starts and stops.
  26. cable news
    The Kavanaugh Hearings Gave MSNBC Its Biggest Daytime Ratings EverBut during Kavanaugh’s testimony, Fox News drew more viewers than MSNBC and CNN combined.
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    When Powerful Men Are Convinced They Can’t Be WrongOr, what Brett Kavanaugh has in common with Roger Clemens.
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    Brett Kavanaugh’s Familiar LogicHis kind of misdirection, the assumption that women are tricked into acting in a way inconvenient to the powerful, is a tactic we’ve seen before.
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    Flake Forces Delay in Senate Floor Vote on Kavanaugh; Trump Approves FBI ProbeFlake supported Kavanaugh’s confirmation but successfully pushed for a one-week delay in the Senate vote pending an FBI investigation.
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    Mediocre White Man Falls Apart and Is Promptly Put Back TogetherBrett Kavanaugh barely even had to try.
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    How Will a One-Week Delay Affect the Supreme Court Confirmation Timeline?If it doesn’t change any votes, the delay for the FBI investigation may not matter that much to the GOP. But that could depend on election results.
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    Look at All These Angry BoysWhite men react to this week’s hearings.
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    Senate Judiciary Committee Votes to Send Kavanaugh’s Confirmation to Full SenateSenate Judiciary Committee voted 11 to 10 to advance Kavanaugh’s confirmation; Flake called for a delay on the Senate vote to allow FBI investigation.
  34. the national circus
    Frank Rich: The Ford-Kavanaugh Hearings Were a Case Study in GOP MisogynyThe Senate hearing was a travesty — at once tragic, corrupt, and hateful.
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    What It Was Like to Watch Christine Blasey Ford’s Testimony With Anita Hill“She spoke about her demeanor at her own deposition and said she couldn’t have gotten emotional.”
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    Lindsey Graham Goes Savagely Partisan in Defense of Phony BipartisanshipThe South Carolinian puts Washington on notice: when he chairs the Judiciary Committee next year, he’ll run it as an openly Republican operation.
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    Red-State Democrat Joe Donnelly to Vote ‘No’ on KavanaughDonnelly is one of the Senate’s most vulnerable Democratic incumbents.
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    The Myth of the Perfect VictimDr. Christine Blasey Ford proves there’s no such thing.
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    Can’t You Take a Joke?On the laughter Dr. Christine Blasey Ford can’t forget.
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    The Entitled Rage of Brett KavanaughNothing offends the privileged more than an accusation from a non-elite.
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    Kavanaugh: Such a BrettThe hearing was a grotesque spectacle of prep-school swagger.
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    Why Conservatives Will Regret Confirming Brett KavanaughJohn Roberts’s majority has issued many radical decisions without Democratic voters taking notice. With Kavanaugh on the bench, they will.
  43. christine blasey ford
    House Members Standing in Silent Protest of Kavanaugh Vote Led out by PoliceThe women stood silently to oppose his confirmation.
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    Democrats Walk Out of Kavanaugh Hearing Room, Decrying It As Totally Ridiculous“This is just totally ridiculous. What a railroad job.”
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    Kavanaugh’s Yale Classmate Calls Out His ‘Blatant Lying’ at Hearing“While at Yale, he was a big partier, often drank to excess, and there had to be a number of nights where he does not remember.”
  46. politics
    The Brett Kavanaugh Hearing Was Disturbing, Dramatic TVHow the Senate hearing about Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s sexual-assault allegations became a strange, exhausting TV show.
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    Jeff Flake’s Cowardly Justification for Voting to Confirm KavanaughWhile he found Christine Blasey Ford’s heartbreaking testimony “compelling,” he says Kavanaugh’s was “persuasive.”
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    Furious Sexual-Assault Survivors Confront Jeff Flake in Elevator Over Kavanaugh“Look at me when I’m talking to you! You’re telling me that my assault doesn’t matter. That what happened to me doesn’t matter.”
  49. the national interest
    Kavanaugh Would be the Trumpiest Supreme Court JusticeForget about calling balls and strikes. Kavanaugh appealed to raw partisan animus.
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    George W. Bush Is Whipping Votes for Brett KavanaughThe former president is reaching out to Republican senators who would rather hear from him than Trump.
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