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I don't know if removing that rant was totally necessary, thought in it present form it can only detract from the article.

The Nolle affair is relevant, but probably belongs in an article about e Xile, maybe linked to from here.

So what’s wrong with Goldman posting .44 billion in second-quarter profits, what’s wrong with the company so far earmarking .4 billion in compensation for its employees?

If you are at an office or shared network, you can ask the network administrator to run a scan across the network looking for misconfigured or infected devices.Chin up, eyes asquint, Donald Trump floats to the lectern on a sea of applause and adulation. – he looks pleased and satisfied, like a Roman emperor who has just moved his bowels."Great to be back at CPAC," he says. Finally he turns and flashes a triumphant thumbs-up. The next morning, a still-raging Trump will tweet out his decision not to attend the White House Correspondents' Dinner – no great loss, since the event has never not been a wretched exercise in stale humor and ankle-biting toadyism, but still. Since winning the election, Trump has declared interpersonal war on a breathtaking list of targets: the Australian prime minister, an acting attorney general, seven predominantly Muslim countries, a "so-called" federal judge, Sweden, "Fake Tears" Chuck Schumer, Saturday Night Live, the FBI, the "very un-American" leakers within the intelligence community, and the city of Paris (it's "no longer Paris").The building is shaking, and as fans howl his name – Trump! "The place I have really ..."The thought flies into the air and vanishes. He recalls the tale of his first major political speech, which was delivered to this very conference six years ago. He's side-eyed Mark Cuban, John Mc Cain, millions of protesters, Lindsey Graham, Richard Blumenthal, Chris Cuomo, the University of California at Berkeley, ratings "disaster" Arnold Schwarzenegger, Nancy Pelosi, the "TRAITOR Chelsea Manning," Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, Barack Obama and the city of Chicago, among many, many others.Worse, he is leader of a society incapable of discouraging him.

The numbers bear out that we are living through a severely amplified déjà vu of last year's media-Trump codependent lunacies.

Taibbi interprets the “Trump phenomenon” as a rather damning indictment of an American culture guided by worship of the superficial: Trump’s relentless media barrage and his complete lack of interest in sticking to a single topic for more than a media cycle half-life is tailor-made for a generation of Americans with terminally diminished attention spans, eager to be fed quick, sound-bite solutions before surfing off to the next channel.