REPORT CARD. Trump gets broad range of marks: ‘According to a new POLITICO/Morning Consult poll, just over two-in-10 voters — 21 percent of respondents — give Trump an “A” grade for the job he has done as president, and another 17 percent give him a “B.” The 38 percent who give Trump an “A” or a “B” is equal to the 38 percent of voters who give Trump an “F” in the new poll.’
2020. Actor Michael Douglas endorses Michael Bloomberg. ‘On Tuesday morning the Academy Award-winning actor officially endorsed Bloomberg in the 2020 election, telling PEOPLE that he “hasn’t been this excited” about a presidential candidate since John F. Kennedy.’
CONOR MCGREGOR. The UFC fighter thinks Trump is the greatest of all time.
AOC. The Democratic Party is not a left party. “The Democratic Party is not a left party. The Democratic Party is a center or center-conservative party. We can’t even get a floor vote on Medicare For All. Not even a floor vote that gets voted down. We can’t even get a vote on it. So this is not a left party.”
SPAIN. Government declares climate emergency: “The declaration approved by the Cabinet says the left-of-center Socialist government will send to parliament within 100 days its proposed climate legislation. The targets coincide with those of the European Union, including a reduction of net carbon emissions to zero by 2050.”
DENMARK. Gay blood donation rules to change: “Denmark has not allowed men who have had same-sex relationships to give blood since 1988, when the AIDs epidemic was at its height in the country as well as globally. … They are now set to be changed in March, albeit with the requirement that men may not have had same-sex intercourse within the last four months prior to giving blood.”
CHINA. Coronavirus cases jump: “China’s National Health Commission on Monday confirmed for the first time that the infection could be transmitted from human-to-human. It said two people in Guangdong province had been infected in this way.”
SCOTUS. Supreme Court refuses to fast track appeal by Democrats of Obamacare ruling: “The brief order means that the court, even if decides to take up the case at a later date, is almost certain not to hear arguments or issue a ruling in its current term, which ends in June. The court’s refusal to intervene on an expedited basis means that the fate of Obamacare, which has helped millions of Americans obtain medical insurance, will remain uncertain for an extended period of time – at least until after the Nov. 3 presidential election.”
DOPPELGANGER. Harry Styles has a look-alike who works at Starbucks.
DECORUM BREACH/THUGGISH ASSAULT OF THE DAY. A high school wrestler’s father tackles his son’s opponent while match is underway.
MUSIC VIDEO OF THE DAY. Louis Tomlinson “Walls”.
TORSO TUESDAY. Wicomeva.