Since this seems to be a day of many decisions–or at least decisions about decisions–let’s start it with the ultimate song about fateful choices, Robert Johnson’s “Cross Road Blues.” It’s been recorded by so many people that we may just post a few other versions later in the day.
Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.
CNN/Screen captureAdd Witness Tampering to Trump's List of Possible CrimesAfter perceived threats, Michael Cohen has backed out of testifying before congress.
The White House/FlickrThe Shutdown Has Crashed Through Trump's Previous Floor of SupportThe president's approval numbers have finally fallen below forty percent.
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