1. The second 2012 Baldwin-Thompson debate. Man, what a change in sides!

2. A surprisingly accurate article on the alt-right and its discontents

3. Keith Gessen on understanding Putinology

4. Good tweet on Milo

5. Draining the swamp

6. Not charged, but imprisoned for 16 months and counting

7. After Trump’s win, approval of how Republican leaders are doing soars among Republicans. John McCain’s approval rating is the same with Republicans as with Democrats.

8. Despite having a far more favorable opinion of GOP congressional leaders than Trump (unlike most Republicans), younger Republicans are far less likely to be anti-Russia than older Republicans.