The Justice for J6 rally, screengrab from C-SPAN coverage.

At the opening of the Justice for J6 Rally, organiser Matt Braynard was quick to say that people who partook in violence against…


SF Mayor Gavin Newsom and California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger at the San Francisco West Bay Approach Bay Bridge official opening, Friday, April 11, 2008 .Photo by SJayWalsh, CC BY 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Leaning into the policy decisions that drove so many to sign the recall petition in the first place appeared to work for Newsom. Recent polls showed public sentiment break against the recall as Election Day approached. Voters were asked to decide two questions: Should be recalled? And who should replace him if he’s removed from office? …


A female U.S. Marine, left, who is assigned to the female engagement team teaches an Afghan child to wash his hands during a hygiene class for the children at a village medical outreach in Boldak, Afghanistan, Nov. 22, 2010. Photo by Lance Cpl. Marionne T. Mangrum, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons


Jeopardy! set in 2020. Photo by Khue Tran


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Photo by Sascha Kohlmann, CC BY-SA 3.0 , via Wikimedia Commons

A federal appeals court on Friday said a pause on evictions designed to curb the spread of the coronavirus can remain in place for now, setting up a battle before the nation’s highest court.

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia rejected a bid by Alabama and Georgia landlords to block the eviction moratorium reinstated by the Centers for Disease…



FDR and Eisenhower. Photo by Series: Photographs of Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1882–1945Collection: Franklin D. Roosevelt Library Photographs, 1870–2004, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons


President Biden meets with US Senators about his infrastructure plan, 29July2021. Photo by The White House, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

Hours after bipartisan Senate negotiators reached a deal on an infrastructure package, the chamber voted to advance it, setting in motion a final vote on the bill in the coming days.

The procedural motion was approved 67–32, with 17 Republicans joining all Democrats to begin legislative action. …


Anthony Bourdain filming for Parts Unknown. Photo by Peabody Awards, CC BY 2.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Andrew Donaldson

Writer. Mountaineer diaspora. Vet. Managing Editor @ordinarytimemag, Writings found @arcdigi & elsewhere. Writing about food, folks, & faith at Yonder & Home

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