On July 17th, Tanner Ringerud and Gavon Laessig posted an article titled Senate Filibustering As Explained By "Mean Girls." This was genius.
So what is a filibuster?
How long can they actually talk?
What is a cloture?
Wait, did you catch that?
But there are rules:
Do filibusters actually ever happen?
So what good is a filibuster?
And that's why the threat of a "nuclear option" is...well...a threat.