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Nancy Pelosi January 22, 2023 While McCarthy tried to quell the chaos, Pelosi was busy ruminating on whether she should wear a blue and yellow sweater (Golden State Warriors colors) to take her teenage grandsons to the game against the Wizards that afternoon; they were also going to the White House Tuesday to watch the championship team be honored. When Alexandra complained that her kids would miss school if Mimi, as the boys call her, took them to the Warriors’ celebration, Mimi replied, “This is the White House with Steph Curry.” End of discussion. Continue reading »

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Shame (essay-24) February 18, 2019
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Madness (essay-15) April 1, 2017
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Hypocrisy (essay-5) April 20, 2016
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