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folly

1 : lack of good sense or normal prudence and foresight

2 : a foolish act or idea

3 : an excessively costly or unprofitable undertaking

WhatTheFolly.com is an independent news website that covers U.S. politics and public policy. WhatTheFolly.com aims to provide readers with accurate reporting, thoughtful news analysis, and access to curated research materials, such as transcripts*, documents, videos, and audio recordings of public events, hearings, and exclusive interviews. The website targets an engaged audience of independent voters, activists, journalists as well as federal, state, and local government officials.

WhatTheFolly.com is published by  JSquared Media LLC. The Los Angeles-based company specializes in producing explanatory and public service journalism projects.

* All transcripts posted are produced under a rush deadline and therefore are draft, unofficial, and unauthenticated. They may not be complete, may not be in their final form, and may be updated.