Morning Digestion – 10-8-19: TRUMP GETS BLASTED BY ALMOST EVERYONE FOR THE SYRIA PULLOUT. WAS HE RIGHT?

Personally I’m kind of leery of this Syria pullout. Seems Obama-ish. Could lead to more head cutting from ISIS. Not to mention leaving our Kurds hung out to dry. We’ll see. But this could be a bad move.

the list&LINKS

TRUMP:Pulling out of Syria is not going over well. at odds with “official position” of his govt.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/07/world/middleeast/trump-syria-turkey.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Even Repubs are blasting the decisionhttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/07/us/politics/turkey-syria-trump.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Kurds lash outhttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/07/world/middleeast/trump-turkey-syria-kurds.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=World%20News

Kurds are holding ISIS detainees. What happens when they let them go?https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/07/us/politics/isis-prisons-detainees.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Politics

Iranian hackers target Trump campaignhttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/04/technology/iranian-campaign-hackers-microsoft.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Technology

Kurds warn fight against ISIS now in doubthttps://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/syrian-kurds-see-american-betrayal-and-warn-alliance-against-isis-is-now-in-doubt/2019/10/07/96c425da-e902-11e9-a329-7378fbfa1b63_story.html

State Dept demoralized under Pompeohttps://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/demoralized-state-department-personnel-question-pompeos-role-in-ukraine-crisis/2019/10/07/85536c3c-e93b-11e9-9306-47cb0324fd44_story.html

IMPEACHMENT:Dems thinking of keeping WB id secret from Repubshttps://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/house-democrats-consider-masking-identity-of-whistleblower-from-trumps-gop-allies-in-congress/2019/10/07/171a4b14-e927-11e9-9306-47cb0324fd44_story.html

Schiff expands, firing off more subpoenashttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/07/us/politics/trump-impeachment-ukraine.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

The evidence so far.https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/10/04/us/politics/president-trump-impeachment-inquiry.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Poll says majority support inquiryhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/poll-majority-of-americans-say-they-endorse-opening-of-house-impeachment-inquiry-of-trump/2019/10/07/be9e0af6-e936-11e9-85c0-85a098e47b37_story.html

Impeaching Trump voters. that’s what it is.https://www.wsj.com/articles/impeaching-trump-voters-11570487810?mod=hp_opin_pos_2

Gordon Sondland ordered to not show up to testify.https://www.axios.com/trump-administration-directs-sondland-not-appear-deposition-ukraine-382d239f-0b5f-4d8e-9716-a577a393a303.html

POLITICS:Trump hating NYT columnist gets it right. Repubs stick with Trump because they like it.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/08/opinion/republicans-trump-kurds.html?action=click&module=Opinion&pgtype=Homepage

Trump’s ’16 campaign was shoestring. Now it’s yuuuuge.https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2019/10/08/trumps-campaign-was-run-shoestring-his-reelection-machine-is-huge-armed-with-consultants/

Lizzie lied about getting fired for being pregnant.https://nypost.com/2019/10/07/report-disputes-elizabeth-warrens-claim-she-was-let-go-from-teaching-job-over-pregnancy/

TV anchors tell repubs condemn Trump or get banned.https://www.politico.com/news/2019/10/07/news-anchors-gop-senators-trump-038225

CHINA:Hong Kong protesters get violenthttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/07/world/asia/hong-kong-protesters-masks-violence.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=World%20News

China masters instagram to manage youthhttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/05/technology/china-propaganda-patriotism.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Technology

SJW:China cancels NBA tvhttps://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/chinese-state-tv-cancels-broadcasts-of-nba-preseason-games-and-sponsors-drop-out-in-dispute-over-hong-kong-comments/2019/10/08/28f9dfd4-e9b8-11e9-bafb-da248f8d5734_story.html

The wokest sports league gets schooled by China.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/07/opinion/nba-china-hong-kong.html?action=click&module=Opinion&pgtype=Homepage

NBA claims ‘we didn’t cave.’https://www.wsj.com/articles/chinese-state-broadcaster-drops-two-nba-games-11570522782?mod=hp_lead_pos3

South Park pulled in China after mocking the censorshttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/08/arts/television/south-park-china.html?action=click&module=News&pgtype=Homepage

If discussing blackness on reddit, post photo of your forearm to prove you’re not white.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/08/us/reddit-race-black-people-twitter.html?action=click&module=News&pgtype=Homepage

Is SCOTUS woke? LGBTQ case argued today.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/08/us/politics/supreme-court-gay-transgender.html?action=click&module=News&pgtype=Homepage

Ellen gets a load of twitter crap for being friendly with G.W. Bush.https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/ellen-degeneres-george-w-bush

ECONOMY:That GM strike still on strikehttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/08/business/economy/gm-strike-economy-impact.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

MILLENIALS:How to type faster on your phone. Thumbs not index fingershttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/04/technology/phone-typing.html?fallback=0&recId=1Rv5jSi0c39xGouNRfTFHOohdKp&locked=0&geoContinent=NA&geoRegion=TX&recAlloc=control&geoCountry=US&blockId=home-discovery-vi-prg&imp_id=728096854&action=click&module=Discovery&pgtype=Homepage

Do you really need a straw with that. sip instead of suck.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/07/style/plastic-straw-alternatives.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Style

WTF:Vaping devices causing fires on planeshttps://www.washingtonpost.com/local/trafficandcommuting/with-little-faa-direction-vaping-devices-add-to-fire-dangers-on-planes/2019/10/03/8de85be0-ca8d-11e9-a1fe-ca46e8d573c0_story.html

Dallas judge doesn’t understand why people are upset that she gave Guyger a hughttps://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2019/10/08/dallas-judge-defends-giving-amber-guyger-bible-hug-saying-she-could-not-refuse/

He robbed a bank to pay for his wedding the next day.https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2019/10/08/heath-bumpous-wedding-bank-robbery-texas/

Ilhan said no affair, no divorce. Ooops. Divorce.https://nypost.com/2019/10/07/ilhan-omar-just-abandoned-her-big-denial/

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