Apparently, some feel that reading from a teleprompter that you’ll agree to an orderly transition is not an appropriate punishment for incitement and insurrection. Nancy Pelosi says there’s more House support for a second impeachment than there was for the first one. She added: “This morning, I spoke to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Mark Milley to discuss available precautions for preventing an unstable president from initiating military hostilities or accessing the launch codes and ordering a nuclear strike. The situation of this unhinged President could not be more dangerous, and we must do everything that we can to protect the American people from his unbalanced assault on our country and our democracy.” Here’s the latest from CNN. I’m not too worried about nuclear war, but I am very worried about the unhinged Potus. I discussed the President’s mental state and much more in yesterday’s edition.

+ Shortly after being backed into a corner and giving a phony speech about a peaceful transfer of power, Trump was back to belligerence on Twitter. He also announced he’ll skip Biden’s inauguration. (This reminds me of the time my wife and I didn’t invite a relative to our wedding and they later sent a note apologizing for being unable to attend.)

+ NBC: Troubled by Capitol riot, Cabinet officials DeVos, Chao resign. (Is this really what happened? Or is the correct headline: Faced with Possible Vote on 25th Amendment, Trump Enablers Abandon Posts.)

+ Their boss, however, is still on the job: Trump awards Medal of Freedom to three golfers after his supporters attacked U.S. Capitol.