*** REGIONAL NEWS FROM THE WEEKEND ***
+ McClatchy Newspapers: Make the holidays brighter by giving to local nonprofits through the Light of Hope
+ Thurston Talk: Where to Find 2021 Christmas Lights in Olympia and Surrounding Areas
*** NATIONAL/INT’L NEWS FROM THE WEEKEND ***
The Washington Post Opinion: Why international election observers would give Wisconsin a failing grade
NBC News Meet The Press: Democracy is ‘failed’ or ‘in trouble’ among young voters – The largest segment of this block of Americans is the non-college segment and they’re not fans of the Biden White House.
*** VIRUS NEWS FROM THE WEEKEND ***
The Olympian: Cruise ship with 10 positive COVID cases heads for New Orleans, health officials say – Norwegian Cruise Lines requires all passengers and crew to be fully vaccinated, according to its policies. Guests were also required to take a COVID-19 test before boarding.
*** TRUMP NEWS FROM THE WEEKEND ***
The Washington Post: Seven days: Following Trump’s coronavirus trail [Ed. note: This is a diagram of a pathetic “leader.”]
CNN: Meadows doubles down on debunked election fraud claims and whitewashes January 6 riot in new book – CNN’s Zachary Cohen: Throughout the memoir, Meadows describes work-related conversations w/ Trump from his time at White House, including private discussions about the election, efforts to find voter fraud, & Trump’s speech at the Ellipse on Jan. 6. – George Conway Tweet: so this is the personal memoir exception to the nonexistent executive insurrection privilege.