It’s Thursday Threatcon, your intelligence briefing on right wing activity. Below are the best reports, investigations, exposées, and debunkery of the wingnutosphere this week. Due to Sarah Palin’s endorsement of Donald Trump on the day her son was arrested for domestic violence, our Threatcon Color Code is WASILLA ROUGE


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    • MIchigan’s Capitol Building is made of sandstone, so yes, the chalk could be difficult to remove from the stone (ZOMG, someone might have to use a brush!). That said, John Truscott is making an ass of himself with his theatrical overreaction.

    • Conceptually, emergency manager laws make a sort of sense; practically, since the people actually appointed as emergency managers aren’t to run a lemonade stand, not so much. Further proof that there’s no bad idea Rs won’t cling to, no matter how badly the idea fails everywhere it’s tried.

    • Sovereign citizens are dumber than sacks of rocks. That hearing officer showed far more restraint than I would have done.

    • Again I say, I wish fetus fetishists would find another hobby.

    • James Delingpole is a truly despicable human being.