(Cartoonist - Chan Lowe)

In other news, the Virginia state senate has passed a bill to bring back the electric chair or executions. Really.

Meanwhile, the the World Health Organization (WHO) now says sexual transmission of the Zika virus is more common than previously thought. The virus has now been reported in 31 countries.

Finally, we still don't know who the president's SCOTUS nominee will be, but Republicans are vowing to mercilessly attack them whoever it is. I'm glad we've settled that there will be no substantive opposition, only a pre-planned assault.

  • Why don’t they just go back to stoning? They clearly would like to.

    • Aynwrong

      It’s possible they think the electric chair is the progressive alternative to stoning.