The Morning Briefing: How Long Can Dems Live on a Diet of Nothingburgers?

Continuing the Theme...

Day two of Impeachapalooza rolled on through the Two-Nations weirdness that is now the United State of America. The release of the phone transcript between President Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky turned out to be another gotcha-free "Gotcha!" moment for the Democrats, though you wouldn't be able to ascertain that from their reactions.

After the transcript turned out to be a yawner, we were assured that the classified whistleblower complaint would be the next magic bullet to end the Trump presidency. That has now been declassified and should be released to the public today. It's such a ticking time bomb of nothing that a Republican congressman is encouraging everyone to read it. [Update: the whistleblower report has been released.]

The Democrats and squish Republican Never Trumpers (all 17 of them who are left) are operating under the impression that there is a great groundswell of support for impeachment among the common folk, which simply isn't true (there is another poll cited in the links below).

This flailing has to be exhausting for them but, bless their little hearts, they don't seem to be wearing down yet.

The weirdness is in the fact that both Democrats and Republicans feel vindicated at the moment. Despite what public education has been telling kids for a generation, everyone can't be right.

An old friend of mine asked a question that many others have as well:

My answer is a simple one: one side is operating in the real world, and one has been swimming in a sea of delusion for over three years.

I know I'm dry.

She's a Terminal Media Disease

If Satan had a girlfriend...

"Alexa, find me a job..."

Many like to complain about technology overrunning our lives. This is pretty cool though:

PJM Linktank

Just in time for Christmas—Malibu Zher and Zhim Barbie Beachhouse! Mattel Introduces Gender-Neutral Dolls in Effort to Be 'Woke'

Democrats Throw 'Electable' Joe Biden Under the Bus and Embrace the Radicals

British High Court Denies Transgender Person's Request to Be Legal Father of Child

The Fastest, Most Premature Impeachment in American History

Pro-Impeachment Liberal Media Deceptively Twists Trump-Zelensky Transcript

From the Mothership and Beyond

Most relationships are chores: A surprisingly large number of people have ended a relationship over chores

It's the key to a lot of things: The Key To Solving The Opioid Epidemic Is Border Security

I blame video games for fat kids and nothing else: Republican Rep Wrong To Blame Video Games For ‘Gun Violence’

Ambitious women are always portrayed negatively and stuff: Instagram fitness guru used 369 fake accounts to stalk rivals and fake kidnap

So calling her a "spectrum-y brat" is bad then, I guess: Mainstream Media Labels All Non-Laudatory Comments on Thunberg as Bullying

Morning Consult Warns Dems: Americans Just Aren’t Into Impeachment

Schlichter: The Smoke Signals Say It’ll Be Trump Vs. Warren

GOP Congressman: This Trump Impeachment Push Is Going Nowhere Now That Ukraine Whistleblower Complaint Is Declassified

Hell no, she won't go: Retired police officer: I 'will not comply' with an assault weapons ban

Prehistoric babies fed animal milk in bottles

Amazon announces Fetch pet tracker that uses new Sidewalk networking

Good question: Flustered Elizabeth Warren not sure if she’d let her VP’s son sit on a foreign board

Del Mar Gun Show Marks Triumphant Return This Weekend

Awkward: Long Island teacher apologizes after telling students on slavery assignment to 'make it funny'

Bee Me

DYING:

The Kruiser Kabana

I would name him Jeffrey, but spell it Geoffrey because he's fancy.

One of the Great Showbiz Friendships

Stay dry.

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PJ Media Associate Editor Stephen Kruiser is the author ofDon’t Let the Hippies ShowerandStraight Outta Feelings: Political Zen in the Age of Outrage,” both of which address serious subjects in a humorous way. Monday through Friday he edits PJ Media’s “Morning Briefing.”