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Verbatim

Stone Gloats Over Comey Firing

“Somewhere Dick Nixon is smiling.”

— Trump confidant Roger Stone, quoted by the New York Times, on the firing of FBI Director James Comey.

Poetic Justice

A Demagogue Crowned

The inauguration — it’s hard to ignore.
There’s pomp, there’s circumstance galore!
In the drizzly gloom,
Some read portents of doom,
But really, we can’t imagine what Trump has in store.