I know their conduct was outside the lines. You know, cutting fences and tearing up speeches. But these are heroic images lodged in my mind at the end of the week.

Pelosi tearing Trump speech


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Rest in peace, Kirk Douglas, whose directors I forgive for dyeing Whiskey’s coat and mane. And long live Nancy Pelosi, who did what many of us probably wanted to do.

(Footnote on the movie “Lonely Are the Brave:” It was filmed in Albuquerque and the Sandia Mountains with a Dalton Trumbo script from the Edward Abbey novel, The Brave Cowboy).