Morning Digestion – 8-29-19: INSPECTOR GENERAL: COMEY LEAKED, VIOLATED FBI RULES FOR PERSONAL AGENDA. “DANGEROUS”.

James Comey is already crowing on twitter he’s breen cleared. OK, Mr. Tall Guy, explain why the IG found you illegally leaked to advance a personal agenda and that you were “dangerous” to the integrity of law enforcement.

the list&LINKS

TRUMP:IG report on Comey.B’cast reports say reports say he did bad things. On memos he wrote on Trump. Comey’s characterization as personal records not lawful.https://www.foxnews.com/politics/doj-inspector-general-says-comey-violated-policies-with-memos-documenting-private-conversations-with-trump

THE IG REPORT:https://int.nyt.com/data/documenthelper/1667-comey-ig-report/d84cd6e2c1897a0f1a9c/optimized/full.pdf#page=1

Lawrence O’Donnell: I’m full of shit about that Trump and Russian oligarch story.https://nypost.com/2019/08/28/msnbcs-lawrence-odonnell-admits-reporting-erroneous-trump-story/

Of course Trump tweets.https://www.sfgate.com/entertainment/article/Trump-Slams-Lawrence-O-Donnell-Media-Following-14398719.php

I don’t think the President has lied. Trump haters go volcanic.https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2019/08/29/kayleigh-mcenany-trump-never-lies-chris-cuomo/

Dems alarmed by reports of his promise to pardonhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/democrats-alarmed-by-trumps-promise-of-pardons-to-build-border-wall/2019/08/28/8eebe408-c9a2-11e9-a4f3-c081a126de70_story.html

Attacks Fox. “isn’t working for us anymore.”https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/fox-isnt-working-for-us-anymore-tweets-trump-in-another-blast-at-the-network/2019/08/28/51cce8a4-c9d1-11e9-a1fe-ca46e8d573c0_story.html

He better be careful. He needs Foxhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2019/08/29/trump-had-better-be-careful-about-hate-tweeting-fox-news/

Stocks rise on “hopes” for trade talks.https://www.wsj.com/articles/stocks-rise-on-hopes-for-trade-talks-11567066112?mod=hp_lead_pos2

Trump going to Bay Area for fundraiser in Sept. Expect trouble.https://www.sfchronicle.com/politics/article/Trump-heading-to-Bay-Area-for-September-14395851.php

POLITICS:Frisky Ilhan Omar’s love life may be ethics violation. All that campaign cash to lover boy.https://nypost.com/2019/08/28/ilhan-omars-alleged-affair-with-consultant-sparks-calls-for-ethics-probe/

NYT says ignore Monmouth. Biden is leading a three way race.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/28/us/politics/democratic-polls-quinnipiac-suffolk.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Politics

Joe promises absolute wall to keep out his relatives’ (sons) business dealings. Right.https://www.politico.com/story/2019/08/28/biden-brother-business-2020-1476815

Ten qualified, Dem debate will be one nighthttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/29/us/politics/next-democratic-debate-candidates.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Dems complain they are getting cut out. Kristen drops out.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/28/us/politics/2020-democratic-debates.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Joe’s defiant huggershttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/29/us/politics/joe-biden-women.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Hubby stealing, home wrecking Ilhan Omar decries hate. Someone threatened her.https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/rep-ilhan-omar-decries-hate-after-death-threat-in-which-writer-vowed-to-shoot-her-at-minnesota-state-fair/2019/08/28/cf10239a-c9d5-11e9-a1fe-ca46e8d573c0_story.html
Team Beto ejects Breitbart reporter Pollak. Justifies with attack on Breitbart.https://nypost.com/2019/08/28/beto-orourke-campaign-blasts-breitbart-after-ejecting-reporter/

Tom Steyer flopped to the tune of many millionshttps://www.politico.com/story/2019/08/29/tom-steyer-billionaire-2020-debate-1477645

CLIMATE CHANGE:Greta arrives in NYC by sailboat for U.N. climate change meeting.https://nypost.com/2019/08/28/greta-thunberg-swedish-teen-climate-activist-arrives-in-nyc-by-sailboat/

Trump EPA to roll back methane ruleshttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/29/climate/epa-methane-greenhouse-gas.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Fires everywhere! “Probably wouldn’t be happening” scientist says. Probably.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/28/climate/fire-amazon-africa-siberia-worldwide.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Climate%20and%20Environment

Marriott dumping tiny shampoo bottleshttps://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2019/08/28/marriott-says-its-done-with-tiny-plastic-toiletry-bottles/

SJW:WP continues it’s national guilt trip on slavery. Five things not taught, but should.https://www.washingtonpost.com/education/2019/08/28/historians-slavery-myths/

Now Jackie Kennedy was a racist because she used the word “colored”. Buried. No wasn’t.https://www.washingtonpost.com/history/2019/08/28/jackie-kennedys-fairy-tale-wedding-was-nightmare-her-african-american-dress-designer/

WSJ columnist says 1619 Project of NYT wallows in victimhood and hurts blacks. https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-1619-project-hurts-blacks-11567033108?mod=hp_opin_pos_2

DIVIDED:NYT says let’s all get together. Odd coming from the very paper causing so much divisionhttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/29/opinion/democratic-debate-2020-election.html?action=click&module=Opinion&pgtype=Homepage

MIGRANTS:Border Patrol guy hits migrant in face. Fired etc. Big NYT story. Huh?https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/28/us/border-patrol-agent-resigns-guilty.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=US%20News

Changing some citizenship rules. People will be upset.https://www.washingtonpost.com/immigration/trump-administration-ends-automatic-citizenship-for-some-children-of-military-federal-workers-born-abroad/2019/08/28/29b811c6-c9d7-11e9-a1fe-ca46e8d573c0_story.html

BRITAIN:Never say much about Boris, but he certainly did it this time.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/29/world/europe/boris-johnson-brexit-parliament-backlash.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

The ruthless BoJohttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/28/world/europe/boris-johnson-parliament.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

IRAN:The U.S. had a secret cyber weapon to use against Iran. Until now. Not secret anymore.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/28/us/politics/us-iran-cyber-attack.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Israel Iran shadow warhttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/28/world/middleeast/israel-iran-shadow-war.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

ENVIROSI remember when Chevron was shut out of California and went overseas. Look at this.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/29/business/kazakhstan-oil-tengiz-chevron.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Business

WTF:Another think piece about Taylor Swift’s new LP? Oh sorry. They don’t even bother writing. Podcast.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/27/arts/music/popcast-taylor-swift-lover.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Music

Dogs bark. It’s a problemhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/local/no-excessive-barking-a-chevy-chase-dog-park-divides-the-rich-and-powerful/2019/08/27/0b9fd242-c4e5-11e9-9986-1fb3e4397be4_story.html

Whoring saved me from poverty. Wait. I take that back. It was sex work. Different.https://www.thelily.com/sex-work-encompasses-more-than-what-we-see-on-tv-and-it-saved-me-from-poverty/

Amazon kept a burn book of lists of insults by NYC polshttps://www.wsj.com/articles/the-missing-piece-of-amazons-new-york-debacle-it-kept-a-burn-book-11567003239?mod=hp_featst_pos3

Siri was recording you having sex. Apple let people hear it. Now Apple says Sorry. Our bad.https://nypost.com/2019/08/28/apple-apologizes-for-letting-contractors-eavesdrop-on-siris-sex-recordings/

SF based clothing rental company buying lord and taylor for $100milhttps://www.sfchronicle.com/business/article/San-Francisco-s-Le-Tote-buys-Lord-Taylor-for-14387986.php

I’m old. I covered the war over Diablo Canyon nuke plant opening. Now it’s closing.https://www.sfchronicle.com/business/article/California-lawmaker-aims-to-stop-closure-of-14392811.php

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