Jack Lew decides to see if Andy Jackson really CAN come back from the dead.

Via @BigGator5 comes this exercise in applied necromantic science:

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew is expected to announce this week that Alexander Hamilton’s face will remain on the front of the $10 bill and a woman will replace Andrew Jackson on the face of the $20 bill, a senior government source told CNN on Saturday.

Can Andrew Jackson return from the dead and strangle Jack Lew with his own entrails? I don’t know, Timmy! Let’s find out! Continue reading Jack Lew decides to see if Andy Jackson really CAN come back from the dead.

Quote of the Day, Just Memory-Hole The Whole Democratic Party, Then edition.

There’s a certain bemused amazement that comes from watching a political party deliberately mutilate itself like this. ¬†You have to wonder when the auto-cannibalism ends. If it ever ends:

The Democrat Party in Connecticut said this week that it has scrubbed the names Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson from its annual fundraising dinner. The reasons? Jackson and Jefferson were slaveholders, and Jackson fought Native Americans.

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But why stop at Jefferson and Jackson?

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