David Slack’s You wonder what Joe Biden may be able to do about it
But thank you Jesus no. Maybe it’s the lateness of the hour, maybe the Covid he doesn’t have is bearing down on him, but he hands it over to loyal Mike Pence and ABC breaks away.
And now it would appear they have had a prepared conversation all ready to go for just such an occasion: the President of the United States alleging electoral fraud.
They set out chapter and verse forcefully and compellingly: why the counting of votes is lawful; the absolute right of the people to have their say.
The denunciation is strong and it feels like a line is being clearly marked and every Republican who joins the conversation in the hours to follow reinforces the message: we tolerate a whole lot of his shit, but we’re not letting this stand. Haven’t seen anyone ask Mitch McConnell though.
Get a load of the guy. You’re going to the Supreme court? On what grounds? You know it’s not like hitting speed dial for one of your crooked layers, right?
Someone tweets: A lawsuit without provable facts showing a statutory or constitutional violation is just a tweet with a filing fee.