Check out Mini-memeorandum for simple mobiles or memeorandum Mobile for modern smartphones.
3:05 AM ET, February 8, 2023

memeorandum

 Top Items: 
NBC News:
Biden State of the Union 2023: How to watch and what to expect … 2h ago / 5:37 AM UTC  —  Key takeaways: Biden boasts about his wins and lays out 2024 themes  —  By Sahil Kapur  —  President Joe Biden boasted about his first two years and road-tested populist re-election themes …
RELATED:
Kate Shaw / New York Times:
This Is Biden's Chance to Tell Us Exactly What the Supreme Court Has Done  —  President Biden has been conspicuously quiet on the topic of the Supreme Court.  Even as there's an active debate about what to do about a court that has too often exceeded the bounds of its authority, he has avoided regular criticism of it.
W. James Antle III / Washington Examiner:
State of the Union 2023: Five takeaways from Biden's speech  —  President Joe Biden delivered his State of the Union address Tuesday night, setting the tone for the second half of his term and launching an opening salvo in his likely bid for a second one.  —  Biden painted a picture …
Julia Terruso / The Philadelphia Inquirer:
Sen. Fetterman will take Dennis Horton, freed after 28 years in prison, to the State of the Union  —  It will be the first State of the Union address for both of them.Sen. John Fetterman (D., Pa.) will take Philadelphian Dennis “Freedom” Horton as his guest to President Joe Biden's address Tuesday night …
Discussion: Breitbart
NBC News:
State of the Union live updates: Biden's speech to tout Covid, economy wins
Katherine Doyle / Washington Examiner:
State of the Union 2023: Sarah Huckabee Sanders says Biden ‘doubling down on crazy’ in GOP rebuttal
The Hill:
Biden, GOP battle at raucous State of the Union
Associated Press:
Bono, a shooting hero, Nichols' family members to join Biden
Aaron Kliegman / Fox News:
Biden expected to call for unity at State of the Union after repeated attacks against Republicans
New York Times:
Memphis Officer Texted Photo of Tyre Nichols After Beating, New Documents Show  —  The revelation came in Memphis police documents related to the firing of five officers who have been charged with murder in Mr. Nichols's death.  —  MEMPHIS — As Tyre Nichols sat propped against a police car …
Washington Post:
Chinese balloon part of vast aerial surveillance program, U.S. says  —  Spy balloon effort operates in Hainan province off China's south coast and has for years collected information on military assets in several countries, officials said  —  The U.S. intelligence community has linked …
RELATED:
Alex Horton / Washington Post:
New images of the Chinese balloon recovery show the closest glimpse yet  —  U.S. service members have recovered substantial remnants of the Chinese surveillance balloon that was shot down over the Atlantic on Saturday, according to newly released photos that provided the closest glimpse yet of the craft.
The White House:
Remarks of President Joe Biden - State of the Union Address as Prepared for Delivery  —  Mr. Speaker.  Madam Vice President.  Our First Lady and Second Gentleman.  —  Members of Congress and the Cabinet.  Leaders of our military.  —  Mr. Chief Justice, Associate Justices, and retired Justices of the Supreme Court.
RELATED:
David Frum / The Atlantic:
How Biden Successfully Baited Congressional Republicans
Arthur Delaney / HuffPost:
Marjorie Taylor Greene Shouts ‘Liar’ At Joe Biden During State Of The Union
CNN:
Romney told Santos 'You don't belong here' in tense exchange in House chamber before SOTU  —  Republican Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah told GOP Rep. George Santos of New York: “You don't belong here,” according to a member who witnessed the tense exchange in the House of Representatives chamber Tuesday night.
RELATED:
Igor Bobic / HuffPost:
‘A Sick Puppy’: Mitt Romney And George Santos Get Into Tense Exchange At State Of The Union
Tom Cotton / Wall Street Journal:
The American Case for Supporting Ukraine  —  The U.S. can back its allies and send a message to the Chinese, without sparking a wider war in Europe.  —  WSJ Opinion: The Big Tanks Are Going to Ukraine  —  YOU MAY ALSO LIKE  —  Created with sketchtool.  —  After years of observing Russian leaders …
RELATED:
Tara Copp / Associated Press:
Air Force leader's spouse shot at intruder in base breach  —  The intruder who breached Joint Base Andrews, the home of Air Force One, reached the residence of one of the Air Force's top leaders before her spouse opened fire, the air base said Tuesday.  Chief Master Sergeant …
Warren Rojas / Insider:
Matt Gaetz lands a spot on Judiciary's new ‘weaponization’ subcommittee after curious swap by GOP leaders  — Matt Gaetz is now on the Judiciary subcommittee panel he championed during the Speaker vote fight.  — He's replacing Rep. Chip Roy who just landed a spot on the House Budget Committee.
Discussion: NBC News
Greg Iacurci / CNBC:
Wholesale egg prices have ‘collapsed.’ Why consumers may soon see relief  — Egg prices rose to record highs in December.  A dozen large Grade A eggs had more than doubled in price during 2022, on average.  — A historic outbreak of bird flu in the U.S. disrupted egg production and supply, economists said.
Discussion: Raw Story
RELATED:
Greg Sargent / Washington Post:
Jim Jordan is about to lead Republicans into a dangerous trap  —  House Republicans are planning a long-running extravaganza of hearings designed to dramatize the notion that the “deep state” is persecuting conservatives.  In one sense, this will find a receptive audience …
Discussion: PoliticusUSA and Raw Story
Max Greenwood / The Hill:
Trump rips Club for Growth after he wasn't invited to donor retreat  —  Former President Trump lashed out on Tuesday at the Club for Growth, a leading conservative group, after he was left off the guest list of its annual donor retreat.  —  In a post on his social media site, Truth Social …
Jen Rice / Houston Chronicle:
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, without evidence of disenfranchised voters, calls for new Harris County election  —  Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick this week joined other GOP state officials in calling for Harris County to redo its November 2022 election based on claims that voters were turned away due …
Meryl Kornfield / Washington Post:
Twitter reinstates Sen. Daines's account after he displayed hunting photo  —  Sen. Steve Daines (R-Mont.) announced Tuesday that his Twitter account suspension was lifted by the social media giant's owner, Elon Musk, after the congressman had violated a policy regarding sensitive images.
Michaela Mulligan / Tampa Bay Times:
First Florida voter fraud case goes to trial in Tampa, ends with split verdict  —  On Tuesday night, a jury found Nathan Hart guilty of false affirmation but not guilty of voting as an unqualified elector.  —  TAMPA — The trial of the first of about 20 people to be arrested in Florida …
Discussion: Raw Story
Slate:
Why the Stormy Daniels Charges Might Actually Reach Trump This Time  —  A criminal investigation of former President Donald Trump that is now being restarted by Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg, and also discussed in a new book by one of his former prosecutors, Mark Pomerantz …
Amy B Wang / Washington Post:
Rep. Boebert suggests God used her to stand up to McCarthy  —  Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-Colo.) suggested that God used her to stand up to House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.), whom she indirectly referred to as one of her “demons,” while speaking at a women's conference at a Dallas church over the weekend.
Discussion: Insider, Mediaite and The Daily Caller
Justin Rohrlich / The Daily Beast:
Cringey 23-Year-Old Mayor Quotes Steve Jobs to Defend His Trumpian Coup  —  Residents unleashed their fury on baby-faced Goddard Mayor Hunter Larkin at a council meeting on Monday night.  —  A 23-year-old Kansas mayor who re-installed himself back into office last month in what some horrified observers …
Adam Laats / Washington Post:
Conservatives want to control what kids learn, but it may backfire  —  Conservatives want to make students patriotic.  Instead, they exacerbate historical illiteracy.  —  Adam Laats is professor of education at Binghamton University (SUNY) and author of “Fundamentalist U.” and “The Other School Reformers.”
Tracy Withers / Bloomberg:
New Zealand PM Unwinds Ardern Policies After Two Weeks in Job  —  New Zealand Prime Minister Chris Hipkins has stepped back from some of his predecessor Jacinda Ardern's more unpopular policies as he refocuses on combating soaring prices and seizing the political middle ground ahead of October's election.
Discussion: Associated Press
 
 
 Archived Page Info: 
This is a snapshot of memeorandum at 3:05 AM ET, February 8, 2023.

View the current page or another snapshot:


 
 See Also: 
memeorandum: site main
memeorandum River: reverse chronological memeorandum
memeorandum Mobile: for phones
memeorandum Leaderboard: memeorandum's top sources
 
 Subscribe: 
memeorandum RSS feed
memeorandum on Mastodon
 
 
 More Items: 
Ken Ritter / Associated Press:
Ex-politician may represent himself in reporter murder case
Discussion: Fox News and KTLA
Justice News:
Associate Of Sanctioned Oligarch Indicted For Sanctions Evasion And Money Laundering
Discussion: UPI and CNN
 Earlier Items: 
Southern Poverty Law Center:
Alex Jones Urged Rogan To Host Pro-Rape Extremist
Discussion: Raw Story
New York Times:
How Deepfake Videos Are Used to Spread Disinformation
Discussion: The Hill and Graphika
David Strom / HotAir:
Disney still going all in on woke
Discussion: New York Post
David Gilbert / VICE:
The High School ‘Asshole’ Who Became a Blackface-Wearing Neo-Nazi Homeschool Dad
Discussion: Raw Story
Prem Thakker / New Republic:
Florida School District Bans Entire Court of Thorn and Roses Series in New Book Ban
Discussion: Progress Report
Bloomberg:
Trump Charges in Georgia Over 2020 Could Lead to Bigger Fed Case