Sunday Reads: They give awards for that shit?Posted: February 25, 2018
Apparently, if you are obstructing justice, like Devin Nunes…in the eyes of CPAC…you get an award, The Schiff Memo Drops While Devin Nunes Wins a CPAC Award
Nunes was presented with the ACU’s “Defender of Freedom” award and received a standing ovation.
If you want to read in detail the background during this award presentation, WaPo has a good description: Nunes gets conservative award for pushback on Russia probe – The Washington Post
Defender of Freedom…fucking hell.
With prizes like these…who needs more winning?
But many people replied to the Saturday tweet by saying they’d rather go hungry than attend the RNC’s Annual Spring Retreat Dinner in Palm Beach, Florida, in March with Trump.
It offered one person the chance to win transportation, accommodation and a ticket to the Florida bash, and invited people to donate to the RNC in exchange for entry into the sweepstake. The small print, however, contained another link which allowed people to enter before 11:59 p.m. ET on Sunday for free.
The RNC valued the prize at $3,000, but some folks on Twitter “barfed” at the offer:
I wish I could post more links for you, but it is a bad day today…so let me make this an open thread and hopefully you will share some articles that touches your fancy.