Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • MediaBuzz:  Israel; ‘populist’ Trump; OJ Simpson.
  • MSNBC’s sacred airwaves welcome Avenatti back.
  • Flashback video: Anna leaves F&F
  • Video: Anna Kooiman
  • MSNBC journalist urges Manchin to endorse Biden.
  • Profile: Jessica Tarlov, a liberal voice with thick skin.
  • Today’s lawsuit.  CNN revives 5 Things.  Sunday talk.

Updated 12:50 pm  Use our valuable bandwidth to post your cable news comments in this weekend’s open thread.