The Best Writing on the Web, 4/4/2018
What we are reading and discussing: Shep Smith Stands Up for Truth: He took apart the president's attacks on Amazon, fact by fact.
The Stuff of Soft Authoritarianism: That's how Noah Rothman describes the tweets about Amazon in Commentary Magazine.
"A Betrayal": A teenager told all about MS-13. He was then deported and set up to be killed: Hannah Dreier, ProPublica.
Revisiting the Cosby Trial: The judge is allowing jurors to hear how much Cosby paid his accusers: Nicole Weisensee Egan, The Daily Beast.