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Wall Street Journal is reaching into the gutter to defend their man

  Donald Trump just tweeted praise on the Wall Street Journal’s rightwing columnist, Kimberley Strassel, for her hit piece on James Comey in the weekend’s paper. The Journal’s editorial page has been, of course, a locus for the anti-Comey movement, which also includes Fox “News” and most of the lunatic fringe of Republican talk radio. Their tactic isn’t to challenge …

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Châteauneuf 2015 versus 2016: A comparison by Andrew Jefford

Châteauneuf 2015 versus 2016: A comparison by Andrew Jefford

Andrew Jefford compares 2015 with 2016. The question of what constitutes a good or great vintage in a period of global warming is an intriguing one. Ample warmth and ripeness has always been considered the basic desideratum for a good or great vintage – and the higher a vineyard’s latitude, the truer this was. Then 2003 thumped down on our …

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