LISTEN: John Carlson Show, May20--8am hour

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) makes a statement in a magazine interview that proves the old axiom, "you can keep your mouth closed and let people think you're an idiot or you can open it up and confirm it for them." (file photo: Associated Press)

8am hour -- we have an Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez sighting!, if only Ocasio-Cortez were alive in 2017 for Hurricane Harvey, her assertions are emblematic of the political left in 2020, a classic case of glass is half-empty not half-full, now she's trying to reinvent a concept dating back 200 years to Alexis de Tocqueville, what's the government going to do for me?

MMA fighter gets political...

parents (mostly moms) tee off on the virus/pandemic-proof graduation plan for Marsyville-Getchell HS, no parents would be allowed to attend the Seniors graduation ceremony, parents are understandbly upset about the restriction to seeing their kid(s) graduate, the vocal opposition adds to the evidence that the WA public knows the continuing restrictions aren't based in scientific necessity, three forms of protest against Gov. Inslee's continuing Phase 1 restrictions, Olympia's mayor takes a decidedly partisan turn against recent two recent protests by political conservatives urging Gov. Inslee to 're-open' Washington.

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