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  • The Right’s “Respectable” Rioters

    Adam Serwer writing at The Atlantic: The Capitol Rioters Weren’t ‘Low Class’. They were business owners, CEOs, state legislators, police officers, active and retired service members, real-estate brokers, stay-at-home dads, and, I assume, some Proud Boys. The mob that breached the Capitol last week at President Donald Trump’s exhortation, hoping to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election, was full of what you might call “respectable people.” They left dozens of Capitol Police...

    kottke.org
  • Charles Leclerc tests positive for COVID-19

    The Ferrari driver is suffering mild symptoms.

    www.espn.com
  • Pompeo off to Europe on final trip as secretary of state

    The State Department says Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will make his final trip abroad as America's top diplomat this week

    The Independent