Though Sen. John McCain sorta joked with reporters that he’d vote for the confirmation of former Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State “when pigs fly,” he and other opposing Republicans Lindsey Graham and Marco Rubio have meekly capitulated. Please welcome Tillerson, current bud of Vladimir Putin, as the face of American diplomacy!

Prachi Gupta is a senior reporter at Jezebel.

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OneHandedSquire thinks the post office is good

You were expecting what? Moral standards, a shred of self-respect, a reasoned course of action based on evidence of what has come before? Not in this Republican party, not in this reality.

Now if you’ll excuse me, I’ll be in the corner metamorphosing into a pus-weeping ulcer.