White House Dossier Slows Down for a Week

by Keith Koffler on August 15, 2014, 10:44 pm

Hi everyone.

I will be posting less often from Saturday, August 16 through Sunday, August 24 in order to get some rest, spend time with family, and do some thinking about future projects related to the website. I will be back full time Monday, August 25.

I will, as I usually do, ask you to run the place in my absence, providing plenty of open threads. Please this time straighten up when you’re done at the end of every day instead of waiting until the end of the week. Last time there was a stain on the carpet and someone left a half-eaten sandwich in the liquor cabinet. Okay?

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Open Thread || Friday, August 22, 2014

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Open Thread || Thursday, August 21, 2014

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Open Thread || Wednesday, August 20, 2014

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Open Thread || Tuesday, August 19, 2014

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Open Thread || Monday, August 18, 2014

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Sunday Open Thread || August 17, 2014

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Saturday Open Thread || August 16, 2014

August 16, 2014

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The Obama Morning News || August 15, 2014

August 15, 2014

Five reasons Obama may be returning . . . The Hill President Obama’s return to Washington Sunday remains shrouded in mystery, with aides providing few details of why the president is leaving his Martha’s Vineyard vacation home to come to the White House. IRS ordered to give Lerner details . . . Fox News A federal […]

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