Morning Digestion – 5-16-19: ACTUALLY, TRUMP DOESN’T WANT TO ATTACK IRAN.

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That’s me and son Jake. He’s in El Salvador with Bill Hemmer, where they are interviewing AG Bill Barr today. It will be on Hemmer’s 9a ET hour tomorrow. Check it out. Bet Barr makes some news.

So now the WP is reporting it’s Bolton who wants to attack Iran, not Trump, and Trump is “frustrated” with his aides (Bolton).

It is revenge time in our society. Stories abound of men (usually men) who are fired or denied promotion, or thwarted as they move up because of things they said or wrote ten years ago, or more. Things that were fairly common points of discussion at the time. Such as, are hate crimes legit crimes? Isn’t an assault an assault whatever the victim’s skin color is? If you argued that ten years ago–and many did–watch out! The revenge activists are out to get you.

LIST&LINKS:

TRUMP:The Iran alarm set off by spy photos of missiles on small boats.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/15/world/middleeast/iran-war-usa.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Actually he doesn’t want to attack Iranhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/trump-frustrated-by-advisers-is-not-convinced-the-time-is-right-to-attack-iran/2019/05/15/bbf5835e-1fbf-4035-a744-12799213e824_story.html?utm_term=.8c4560f9cab9

His tariffs began in the ’80’s with Japanhttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/15/us/politics/china-trade-donald-trump.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

He says no to Chinese telecom equipmenthttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/15/business/huawei-ban-trump.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Business

Barr says he’s not blocking Mueller testifying to Congress.https://www.wsj.com/articles/barr-says-he-isnt-blocking-muellers-testimony-to-congress-11557983315?mod=hp_listb_pos1

POLITICS:DeBlasio running for President. J.O.K.E.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/16/nyregion/bill-de-blasio-president.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Even the most impeachment hungry house members following nancy’s advice: don’t.https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/house-democrats-fall-in-line-with-pelosis-no-impeachment-strategydespite-trumps-defiance/2019/05/15/ce888e1a-7725-11e9-b3f5-5673edf2d127_story.html?utm_term=.ad92f663f1e7

Kam and her team fuming over veep talkhttps://www.politico.com/story/2019/05/15/kamala-harris-joe-biden-sexism-1326892

Progs still think they can bring Biden down.https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2019/05/14/joe-biden-2020-226872

IMMIGRATION:Trump’s new plan emphasizes skills over family ties.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/15/us/politics/trump-immigration-kushner.html?action=click&module=Latest&pgtype=Homepage

ABORTION:States rushing to restrict or protecthttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/15/us/abortion-laws-2019.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

SCOTUS not anxious to overturn Roehttps://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-supreme-court-abortion-roe-overturn-20190515-story.html

TECH:How Uber flopped.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/15/technology/uber-ipo-price.html?action=click&module=News&pgtype=Homepage

Now these geniuses want voting by phone.https://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-voting-by-phone-20190516-story.html

BOEING:Trump officials blame foreign pilots. I think they’re right.https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/after-two-faulty-boeing-jets-crash-the-trump-administration-blames-foreign-pilots/2019/05/15/e940a692-774e-11e9-b3f5-5673edf2d127_story.html?utm_term=.61ddea421722

SJW:Fired because he wrote things a decade ago that were fairly common discussions.https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2019/05/15/trump-appointee-whose-past-blogs-race-sparked-backlash-resigns/?utm_term=.6d649f3c1afa

SAT announces it will give an “adversity” score.https://www.wsj.com/articles/sat-to-give-students-adversity-score-to-capture-social-and-economic-background-11557999000?mod=hp_lead_pos5

College writings almost stopped 9th circuit judge.https://www.sfchronicle.com/politics/article/Trump-pick-for-SF-based-Ninth-Circuit-survives-13849084.php

WTF:SF is so expensive some people live on boats.https://www.wsj.com/articles/housing-in-san-francisco-is-so-expensive-some-people-live-on-boats-11557999002?mod=hp_lead_pos8

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