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 MSNBC’s firing of Melissa Harris-Perry, our Threatcon Color Code is STEALTH-BAN BLACKLIST

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    • Josh Marshall at Talking Points Memo has (rightly) said the #NeverTrump movement will “collapse under the weight of its own ridiculousness,” in large part because the only prominent R willing to say he won’t vote for Donald Trump in the general is Mitt Romney.

    • Everything Donald Trump does is a scam. Sharks gotta swim and bats gotta fly, as Tom Lehrer once sang (in a very different context).

    • Yeah, sure we live in a post-racial society. Uh-huh. Right.

    • Rick Green and Mary Lou Bruner bring to an old and not very funny joke: Life is like a sewer. The really big chunks float to the top.

    • Rick Snyder needs to face serious criminal charges over the Flint water disaster, and he shouldn’t be the only one.

    –alopecia