And holy fuck, Batman.
Look, Olbermann can be a little nutty and top-heavy at times. But when was the last time he ran with real news that wasn't properly sourced and vetted?
I've had to watch it 3 or 4 times. This is totally fucked up, but it kinda makes a little sense in an enormously perverse way.
Suddenly, it doesn't seem quite so weird that Trump doesn't really do anything, and Congress doesn't do anything, and how there are over 500 Senate-confirmable vacancies that span every department for which nominees haven't even been put up yet.
Of 549 key positions requiring Senate confirmation…
515 - Awaiting nomination
20 - Awaiting confirmation
14 - Confirmed
It's been 4 months since the election and over a month since inauguration - so what's the hold up here? This is just too fucking weird. Not looking forward to it, but if they're gonna pull the trigger, I sure wish they'd go ahead and do it.