Morning Digestion – 8-21-19: HEY DENMARK, IF YOU DON’T WANT TO TALK ABOUT GREENLAND, FINE. BUT TRUMP REALLY HAS NO OTHER REASON TO VISIT. SO RELAX.

Lot of people complained I really screwed up the podcasts yesterday. Yeah, I did. Better today I hope.

What’s the complaint about Trump cancelling trip to Denmark. They don’t want to sell Greenland. What other reason is there to go?\

the list&links:

TRUMP ATTACKS:
One call from the NRA turns him.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/20/us/politics/trump-gun-control-nra.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Cancels Greenland trip when Dane PM says no salehttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/21/world/europe/greenland-denmark-trump.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

WP finally gets it: the trip was all about Greenland.https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/trump-postpones-denmark-trip-after-prime-minister-declines-to-sell-him-greenland/2019/08/20/ef900924-c3a8-11e9-9986-1fb3e4397be4_story.html

By the way, Denmark’s prime minister is anti immigration, natural Trump ally.https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2019/08/21/trump-picked-fight-over-greenland-with-an-unlikely-target-denmarks-anti-immigration-prime-minister/

Says Jews who vote Dem are disloyal (to who? didn’t say)https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/20/us/politics/trump-jewish-voters.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

WSJ quotes Repub Jews who say Trump is right. Last graf, but hey…it’s there.https://www.wsj.com/articles/trump-says-jews-who-vote-for-democrats-show-ignorance-disloyalty-11566344198?mod=hp_listb_pos1

Wants Russia back in G-7https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/20/us/politics/trump-russia-g7.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Politics

Negotiating with the Taliban, ISIS coming backhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/the-us-is-nearing-a-deal-with-the-taliban-but-another-major-threat-looms-in-afghanistan-the-islamic-state/2019/08/20/ff129358-c35d-11e9-8bf7-cde2d9e09055_story.html

He and his allies are going after the Mooch. Why would that be a surprise?https://www.politico.com/story/2019/08/21/trump-feud-anthony-scaramucci-1470384

GUNS;David Hogg is still around.https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/parkland-students-unveil-sweeping-gun-control-proposal-and-hope-for-a-youth-voting-surge-in-2020/2019/08/20/145f4574-c36f-11e9-9986-1fb3e4397be4_story.html

POLITICS:Jill Biden’s “settle on Joe” pitchhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/jill-biden-urges-support-for-husband-even-if-other-democrats-are-better-on-the-issues/2019/08/20/e9fb1738-c33a-11e9-b72f-b31dfaa77212_story.html

Biden wrong again.https://www.foxnews.com/politics/in-latest-gaffe-biden-places-king-kennedy-assassinations-in-the-late-70s

Biden asks have you seen bigger crowds? Doocy says uh…yeah. Lizzie’s. Biden pissed.https://www.foxnews.com/media/peter-doocy-joe-biden-crowd-size-iowa-elizabeth-warren-special-report

Biden’s brain surgeon says he’s the only one of the two who has a brain.https://theweek.com/speedreads/860046/joe-bidens-brain-surgeon-defending-joe-bidens-brain

Hey Bernie, your pal Cardi B just told NYPD ‘fuck you’. You still with her?https://pagesix.com/2019/08/21/cardi-b-blasts-nypd-in-profanity-laced-instagram-video-f-k-you/?_ga=2.208416850.13599772.1566217262-1911528243.1533649297

Here’s a good one. Repubs planning to run against Trump.https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/trump-critics-eye-gop-primary-race-even-if-defeating-him-seems-preposterous/2019/08/20/4382f3dc-c360-11e9-b72f-b31dfaa77212_story.html

Pelosi corrals radicals to save moderateshttps://www.wsj.com/articles/pelosi-corrals-combative-caucus-intent-on-keeping-a-house-majority-11566386995?mod=hp_lista_pos2

ECO WARRIORS:ANWR doesn’t really have much oil at all, says NYT.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/21/us/oil-drilling-arctic.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

SJW:Hey remember slave ships got here before the Mayflower. “Kidnapped Africans”…uh, no.https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/2019/08/20/why-legacy-american-slavery-endures-after-more-than-years/

Why can’t we teach slavery right? First let me tell you what teaching it right is, honkeyhttps://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/08/19/magazine/slavery-american-schools.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Education

Their ancestors were enslaved by law, now they are lawyers.https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/08/14/magazine/howard-university-law-school.html?action=click&module=Editors%20Picks&pgtype=Homepage

Accidents that kill bicyclists in NYC should be crimes.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/21/nyregion/bike-deaths-nyc.html?action=click&module=News&pgtype=Homepage

The BDS movement against Tucker. You can’t say what we say isn’t true. We’ll get you.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/20/business/media/tucker-carlson-fox-advertisers.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Business

California’s K-12 Ethnic studies fighthttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/15/us/california-ethnic-studies.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Education

Yeah that might get sidelined because it’s way too radical.https://www.sfchronicle.com/politics/article/Complaints-of-biased-curriculum-may-sideline-14365178.php

Kings of capitalism hear the little peoplehttps://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/even-the-business-moguls-know-its-time-to-reform-capitalism/2019/08/20/95e4de74-c388-11e9-9986-1fb3e4397be4_story.html

TECH:Ideas to rein in Big Techhttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/20/technology/big-tech-reined-in.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Technology

FB plans to hire actual people to over see its’ news tab. For some reason journos objecthttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/20/technology/facebook-news-humans.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Technology

Silicon Beach obnoxious: I’m not even 30 and I’m flying my own jet.https://www.latimes.com/la-me-silicon-beach-pilots-20190702-story.html

WTF: Priced at $200mil LA’s best vacant land sells for $100khttps://www.wsj.com/articles/americas-priciest-listing-sells-at-foreclosure-auction-11566326719?mod=hp_listc_pos2

Larry King files for divorce. from shawnhttps://pagesix.com/2019/08/20/larry-king-files-for-divorce-from-shawn-king/?_ga=2.253844552.13599772.1566217262-1911528243.1533649297

It’s time to tell the Baby Boomers to fuck offhttps://nypost.com/2019/08/20/its-time-to-stop-celebrating-the-baby-boomers/

San Mateo–the heart of mega rich Silicon Valley–proposing barracks for cops.https://www.sfchronicle.com/bayarea/article/San-Mateo-s-housing-crisis-response-Barracks-14364939.php

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