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Archives: June 14, 2017

Anita Pallenberg has passed

Report: Trump to Appoint Cindy McCain to Ambassador Position

This Mayflower Business is Fishy

Board affirms Oregon county's denial of railroad expansion

i missed the hearing, but i'm hoping someone used the opportunity to right one particular wrong

Ralph Northam wins the Democratic Party Nomination for Governor of Virginia.

Why are all these senile old men in power?

by Robert Reich:The Resistance Report: Tuesday, June 13th

I don't get it: Sessions didn't wait outside of the Oval Office?

Total Unrecall

Comey's friend says he's turning over Comey's Trump memos to FBI

Torture Victim, Expecting a U.S. Handshake, Was Given Handcuffs Instead

Hey, Sessions - Do you realize how stupid and illogical it is

Trump legal team delays filing leak complaint against Comey

VA-GOV: African American primary voters key factor in Northam victory.

Court orders Sessions to produce clearance form showing Russian contacts

Why aren't Democrats calling for contempt?

Senate rejects effort to block Saudi arms sale

Of Course Republicans Are Passing Trumpcare in Secret

Can an evangelical, progressive Democrat succeed in Florida?

Certain questions get answered by not being answered, don't they?

For all that is decent and good

The Military should be run like a business.

Northam wins race for Democratic Governor's nominee in Virginia - CNN

As a father I'm glad the young man is back from North Korea

Hilary supporters, please help me

Mandatory Tuesday Mike Malloy Truthseeker Thread. Holy Father, Who Art in Washington. Live

Stephen King seems to really be getting a kick out of Trump blocking him on Twitter.

Anonymous buyers account for 70 percent of Trump real estate sales since he won GOP nomination

Watch Live Now! NASA Rocket Launch to Create Glowing Clouds @ 9:05 pm ET

NSA has provided DOJ evidence that Russians did effectively fix "counting" of votes in key districts

Sessions asks Congress to let him prosecute medical pot shops,patients

A Serious Question

It's going to be 100 degrees plus every day next week here.

Al Franken to be on @ Lawrence tonight...

Chinese company chief who tried to forge links with Jared Kushner is detained

2017 VA Governors Election- Which Republican does Northam have an easier time defeating in November?

Trump to Tangier Island mayor: Don't worry about rising seas

Rachel is chewing and spitting out Sessions and Kim Don Il

Uber Embraces Major Reforms as Travis Kalanick, the C.E.O., Steps Away

Trump blocks VoteVets on Twitter

Yesterday the hot rod power tour 2017 went right down our street

The future of the Democratic Party

Our respect is earned: Mayor removes Trump, Pence portraits from town hall

Seems obvious: What Sessions refused to discuss is what Trump ordered that his testimony would be.

Live Election Results: Virginia Primaries

Colombia TV host arrested on kidnapping charges

Let's cut to the chase - what these Republican bastards in the

Go ahead...fire Mueller! What next? We're sticking around so FUCK you!

Please Read: You Will Never Get Your Country Back

What constitutes Contempt of Congress?

Does lack of cooperation by Sessions & others help or hurt Robert Muller's investigation?

I would pay money to see Leslie Jordan parody Sessions on SNL. (eom)

Sheriff says shooting of two Georgia corrections officers caught on video

What do people ask when noone knows - and what can we learn about America by looking at that data?

A couple from the past few days.

Does Trump Have All His Staff/Administration/Cabinet Sign Confidentiality Agreements....

Can Republican men be trained to listen to and allow women to speak?

Who Likes Kick Ass Kamala Harris

Minnesota lawmakers sue governor over vetoing funding for their paychecks

Republicans Know They Are Evil How To Make Them Pay For Their Evil?

Ham fried rice

Who do you like better in 2020?

U.S. weighs restricting Chinese investment in artificial intelligence

Lawrence said McCain showed again today he can't stand to listen to Kamala; no problem with men.

Trump Says Market Is Failing, but One Insurer Bets Big on Obamacare

I helped draft Clintons impeachment articles

Trump gives U.S. military authority to set Afghan troop levels: U.S. official

Pixie Man!

Crawl at bottom of CNN screen: "WH - President thinks Sessions did a very good job"

U.S., Europe seek measures to avert expanded airline laptop ban

Ancient otter tooth found in Mexico suggests mammals migrated across America

We better start getting our country back!

Trump Pondered Firing Mueller; His Aides Pushed Back

Why are they so afraid of strong, smart women?

Ancient otter tooth found in Mexico suggests mammals migrated across America

Republicans Would Happily Kill My Family

London high rise apartment building on fire

Saskatchewan town rallies around Honduras family facing deportation

Virginia: Former RNC chair Ed Gillespie projected to win; Northam wins Democratic gubernatorial prim

And today felt like a SLOW news day. Fuck.

Watching Al Franken on Lawrence

Gimme paper ballots

"Fugitive Pieces." One of the most beautiful books I've ever read.

A hunch about why Sessions wouldn't reveal Trump conversations

NBC's Megyn Kelly defends Alex Jones interview after criticism

Tech businesses to Oregon lawmakers: please tax us

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT, here's one more reason why the Harris / Sessions exchange was tense

Mitch McConnell and what he said about committee hearings

It is an honor, privilege and blessing to be able to post with you all!!

Supreme Court gives Trump more time to file travel ban briefs

The E3 for this year is winding down...

Portland Marathon in jeopardy as city denies event permit

Has Racist Hatred of Obama Completely Broken Trump's Mind?

Medicaid enrollment another troubled, expensive Oregon IT system

What the tell happened to Wisconsin?

Question for ALL Trump appointees: Did Trump ask you for fealty and, if so, when did he ask it?

Argentine City's Move to Militarize Public Transport Sparks Anger, Workers Call off Strike

Think about this The Senate Republicans slam rush or somehow

Macri Govt Axes Pensions for 83,000 People with Disabilities

Australia agrees to pay A$70m to Manus Island detainees

Seth Meyers: Jeff Sessions Testifies; GOP Writes Secret Health Care Bill: A Closer Look

Question: If Mueller indicts anyone, which court would he try them in?

Horrific high rise fire in residential building in London.

Uber board member resigns after making a joke about women at a company meeting on sexism

When does he start tweeting his bathroom visits?

US Sends Military to 'Help' Four Central American Countries

Emirati ambassador to Trump: Remove US airbase from Qatar

Historians agree. And Democrats and Never Trumpers are shocked

In 3 Months, 3 Immigrants Have Died at a Private Detention Center in California

ICE deporting productive US residents -- John Kelly is at fault, let's not forget.

I really like Julia Ioffe!

Kamala Harris will be on Morning Joe tomorrow

Britain: The End of a Fantasy

Bernie has nothing to gain from telling Dems and their supporters to go to hell.

London fire: fears of people trapped as major blaze engulfs tower block latest

The Czech town trying to keep its Jewish past buried

Mobile Firm Shockoe Creates App to Help Save the World's Second Largest Reef

TCM Schedule for Thursday, June 15, 2017 -- TCM Spotlight - Gay Hollywood

TCM Schedule for Friday, June 16, 2017 -- What's on Tonight: TCM Special Theme - European Vacation

TCM Schedule for Saturday, June 17, 2017 -- What's On Tonight: The Essentials - Philip Marlowe

The only reason Trump has not fired Mueller is that he has not yet figured out a way?

How did the Bernie endorsed candidate do in the Virginia primary?

Putin taunts Trump as he claims the US thinks it can do anything without consequences

Congressional Democrats to file emoluments lawsuit against Trump

Congressional Democrats to file emoluments lawsuit against Trump

Great line about Sessions...

Bolivia Refuses to Participate in Military Drills With US in Amazonia

The open veins of Bolivia's lithium powering the world

Republicans Have No Socially Redeeming Value

Trump stopped from firing Mueller after he learned special counsel is friends with Comey: report

Most Trump real estate now sold to secretive buyers

Trump Pondered Firing Mueller; His Aides Pushed Back

This is what my father a WW2 veteran said about Rush Limbaugh years ago..

Tillerson signals tough Trump administration stance on Cuba

Tillerson signals tough Trump administration stance on Cuba

Brazils president Michel Temer under siege

Golden Retrievers Jump, Dive, And Doggy Paddle In The Ultimate Puppy Pool Party

Golden Retrievers Jump, Dive, And Doggy Paddle In The Ultimate Puppy Pool Party

A Happy Birthday thread for our Dear Leader, Comrade Don

71 years ago today, Mary Trump became severely constipated.

1973s Handy Excuses for Nixon Backers Makes Timely Return for Trump Scandals

VA-GOV: Dem. primary turnout up sharply from 2013

OC School of the Arts Students Shout Down Anti-LGBT Religious Fanatics!

Dems Intro 'No Hearing, No Vote Act'

Who do you know that has every one of these traits?

Brea 8th-Grader to Black Classmate: With Trump Victory, "Go Back to Africa Where You Belong"

Senate Republicans Smack Down Trumps Attempt To Lift Sanctions On Russia

The Official "Longest Pizza in the World" Record Was Set in Fontana This Weekend

The Mortification of Jeff Sessions

Trump administration cancels proposed limits on marine mammals and sea turtles trapped in fishing ne

Facebook Users May Soon Pay for Content: Report

Oakland Discovers Extra $7.13 Million Hidden in Police Department's Proposed Budget

OK, I am a computer idiot and don't know how to post a link from a you tube video.

The question that really threw Sessions for a loop

Why Companies Like Uber Get Away With Bad Behavior

I'd Like to pitch a new game show -- American Grifter

Since "it" is a Gemini, what are his 2 personalities?

LGBTQ Groups In Alameda Reject Mayor's Pride Month Proclamation, Demand Apology For Vote Against ...

2018. FOCUS

'You Took the Oath and Not Answering Questions?' Martin Heinrich CONFRONTS Jeff Sessions

Giant Corpse Blossom About to Bloom at the Conservatory of Flowers

Concerning Forever War...

Sessions cannot play dumb to the law and still be AG

A 28 percent tax on marijuana? Thats the plan under the latest bill

London fire: lives claimed at Grenfell Tower

Stop misleading the public: Al Franken blisters Sessions for blaming rambling question for lies

Due to labor shortage, female workers are a growing presence in Napa vineyards

California governor, lawmakers announce $125 billion budget deal

Chairman of Chinese insurance company reportedly detained amid financial probe

CNNs Kirsten Powers Shuts Down Ex-Trump Aides Sexist Dismissal Of Kamala Harris

Colbert: Melania Trump Gets Emotional About Moving Into The White House

DA: East Bay buffet owners stole $6.5 million, forced workers to live in racially segregated dorms

Kate McKinnon Reenacts Jeff Sessions' Senate Testimony Late Night with Seth Meyers

Cancer-causing contaminants rise sharply in East Bay drinking water

Burrs comment about Rogers closed session was interesting.

Irvington High School seniors spray-paint swastika on campus as 'senior prank'

Great cartoon on Trump's first Cabinet meeting

Something is seriously wrong if all of the intelligence agencies

Bernie Sanders: How Democrats Can Stop Losing Elections

Amazingly, Sessions has never been briefed on the Russian hacking.

Scarbourough quotes The Grateful Dead to sum up the Senate's "MEAN" TrumpCare bill. Bizzaro World.

'Staggering' civilian deaths from U.S.-led air strikes in Raqqa Syria - U.N.

Senators Release Bipartisan Principles for Self-Driving Vehicles Legislation

Theresa May and DUP deal could be delayed until next week

Jared Kushner and Wu Xiaohui, the chairman of Anbang Insurance Group.

Disabled Iowans, fed up with cuts under privatized Medicaid, sue Gov. Reynolds

Trump Is So Delusional That He Thinks He Can Threaten The Special Counsel Into Clearing Him

A Resolution Condemning White Supremacy Causes Chaos at the Southern Baptist Convention

Michigan Legislative Panels Debate Teacher Pension Changes

Ok. с днем ​​рождения... Er, Happy Birthday. You are now a 71-year-old asshole.

Some general VA Primary Data - Dems big vote totals over Reps

Trump Gives Mattis Authority to Send More Troops to Afghanistan

GOP offers you the opportunity to "win" dinner with Trump. Pass the Mar-a-Lago meatloaf!

6 explosive moments that could still come in Russia probe

Aspirin 'major bleed' warning for over-75s

Northam wins Virginia's primary easily; Perriello (Warren/Sanders endorsed) loses.

Tried to Hack Clintons, Got Busted for Child Porn Instead

OK - This may come to nothing but it's way too early

Sessions Quote: "It's an honor to serve you..." (meaning Trump) Do you realize the implication here?

Kim Jong Trump "INFURIATED by the MOCKERY" of his Cabinet Kissyface disaster

Tom Cotton: Comey "set a precedent" that 1-on-1s with Trump were OK by requesting Jan 6 meeting

Much protest is naive

RAWR!!!

"Is our great President's birth was on Flag,God is good.happy birthday to President Trump"

Didsbury flat which became the birthplace of Factory Records is to get a blue plaque

I think we should all send Donnie Short Fingers a Bucket of Fried Chicken for his B-Day

Ed Gillespie narrowly defeats Corey Stewart in the Republican gubernatorial primary

Grand jury: No systemic cheating from Orange County D.A., Sheriff in using jailhouse informants

More than a quarter of TV subscribers mulling cable-cutting, study says

Can Someone Please Explain to Me Why This Isn't a Standard Thing?

rep steve scalise shot

Shooting in Alexandria, VA where Congress people were playing baseball!

MSNBC reporting shots fired in Alexandria, Virginia

Multiple shots fired at baseball park in Alexandria VA, members of Congress near

Reports: 'Multiple shooting' at congressional baseball game practice field

BREAKING: Rep. Steve Scalise (Majority Whip) reportedly injured in Alexandria shooting

Hundreds of Calgary women secretly photographed, posted to 'CanadaCreep' Twitter account

Reported Scalise shooter in custody..

"Life is like a box of turds." . . . Please come CAPTION Jeff Sessions!!!

Thanks NRA and your beloved supporters

Alexndria shooting suspect "White", "Middle-aged"

Need some advice in Obamacare debate.

Texas Woman Who Left 2 Toddlers in Car to Die Regularly Praised God Online

The Steve Scalise Record

Wednesday Toon Roundup 1 - No memory of it

Emily's List taps a Washington outsider as executive director

Wednesday Toon Roundup 2- Orange Foolius

Wednesday Toon Roundup 3 - GOP cockroaches scuttling in the darkness

Conan O'Brien: Jeff Sessions has a "tell"

Venezuela: The rodents begin their exit

Wednesday Toon Roundup 4 - The Rest

How attitudes about immigration, race and religion contributed to Trump victory

Rand Paul says it would have been a massacre

White House Changes Subject to Health Care

Climate change study in Canada's Hudson Bay thwarted by climate change

If you ever needed proof Mafia Don Trump is more Fredo than Michael here it is

Pro-Russian Lobbyist Is Lurking Around the White House

Scalise and the Capital Hill officers will be okay

Prediction about the DC shooting:

Rachael Maddow is on the cover of Rolling Stone. Great Interview

Notice that no mention of terrorism

"Nearly 200 Democratic members of Congress filed a lawsuit against President Trump..."

*BREAKING: FLINT, MI- head of Michigan's health department is charged with involuntary manslaughter*

Hate breed Hate. I don't care if a shooter comes from the Left or from the Right

Thoughts and prayers. That is the limit

A Powerful Religious Left is Emerging, But Theyll Fail Without Secular Support

Michigan health chief charged with involuntary manslaughter in Flint water crisis

Trump: 'Second Amendment' gun advocates could deal with Hillary Clinton

Republicans at today's shooting aren't sticking to the NRA talking points

Rachel Maddow: The Rolling Stone Interview

Second Congressman shot

Watch. Republicans will call for less gun control after this shooting.

....and the debt defaults start in Venezuela. Russia now. Goldman Sachs next

Trump On Shooting At Congressional Practice: 'Deeply Saddened' By 'Tragedy'

GOP lawmaker: Baseball field shooter asked whether it was Republicans or Democrats out there

One of the most bi-partisan activities on Capitol Hill is the Congressional Softball League.

Does anyone know if the gun that was used at the baseball field was purchased legally?

Trump slams the 'mean' health care law he once celebrated

Jennifer Rubin: If Virginia is a preview, the GOPs in big trouble in the GA-6 and 2018 races

Thoughts and prayers

David Frum

Venezuela attorney general says officials threatened her family

Speculation and a reminder

"No one cares": House Republicans look the other way after Sessions testimony

Remember the time when Ronald Reagan was shot and Republicans all jumped on board.....

Wolf Blitzer CNN: "This Was Not It Was a Rough Neighborhood Or Something"

Bill Cosby's legal defense was a case study in rape culture

It doesn't matter who the shooter was this morning

United apologizes after video shows employee pushing 71-year-old passenger to floor

Trump's Muslim Ban Struck Down AGAIN

8 Anti-Net Neutrality Leaders Received $4,520,434 from Lobbyists

On the Latest page, what does it mean if a blue triangle is on the left of a thread title? nt

This is how it goes down

Shooting Jim Cramer You Got It Wrong Its Not Language Its Actions

Anybody change their opinion of open primaries after yesterday's open primary in Virginia?

Chubby White Males, please report for deportation!

Dozens sent to jail for protest in Russia's St. Petersburg

Why weren't the Congressmen carrying concealed weapons!?

Balloons!!!

Congress is set to debate deregulating silencers at 10 am today.

Senator Kamala Harris makes Jeffy B. Sessions "nervous." "Yet, she persists."

So young people don't vote? Why is that?

Gene Lyons - Was Trump Cabinet's Loyalty Ritual Funny -- Or Scary?

VA Shooting is the 153rd mass shooting in 2017

Jefferson Beauregard Sessions, "I don't recall."

And No One Was Armed In The Dugout And Someone Was Blasting Away

(from Mike Malloy) Breaking: Alex Jones says this morning's shooting was a hoax. No one was shot.

Nothing from Twitler on the London high rise fire?

US troops on the ground in war-ravaged Philippine city: military

Donald Trump Jr. blames GOP whips shooting on Shakespeare production depicting presidents murder

Rep. Scalise has an "A+" rating from the NRA

You wake up when the dog says so:

London: The Grenfell Fire: Heroic Muslims...

Who uses the term "Anglo-Saxon" to describe someone? Just saw on MSNBC the shooter at the Baseball

International prosecutor calls for arrest of Gadhafi's son

Are there any DUers who did not vote in the November, 2016 election?

I guess it's a done deal: it was a liberal targeting Republicans

Silent thread for victims of the horrific high rise fire in London

Kamala Harris: We must put an end to the prison industrial complex that profits from the incarcerati

Nearly 200 lawmakers to sue Trump citing business conflicts

Angus King: I'm 'really, really disturbed' by Sessions's testimony

Religion increasingly seen as doing more harm than good in Canada

Highlights of Jeff Sessions Super Informative Testimony

Yes it was yet another "mass shooting" but it was also an attack on Democratic government

Is Jeff "the south will rise again" Sessions the Sgt Schultz of the justice dept? He "knows nothing"

Ever had a car totaled? I'm not sure I understand how this works...

Is Trump making America mentally ill?

Donald Trump Jr. proves that he, like so many conservatives, missed the point

"Everything Now" - Arcade Fire is back!

GOP Congressman Blames Democrats' Anti-Trump Rhetoric for Shooting...

2017 Honda Civic Type R Review: With a Top Speed of 168 MPH the Fastest Civic Ever!

Happy Birthday, Mr. President

The tale of Fuji no hana

Now appears report of shooter seeking partisan identity of players FALSE

The Conservative worldview is the cause of almost all human conflict

Anita Pallenberg, Actress and Longtime Paramour of Keith Richards, Dies at 73

Shooter identified by law enforcement officials James T. Hodgkinson

VA Shooter identified by law enforcement officials as James T. Hodgkinson

He went there

The guy who shot Scalise was a Bernie-or-Buster, voted for Jill Stein

FBI heads the shooting investigation. The Director can answer your questions, no wait...

GOP lawmaker links shooting to 'outrageous' Dem rhetoric

Maybe the shooter was pissed of over the healthcare vote.

Donald Trump Jr.s response to the congressional baseball shooting

Police: FBI Taking Over Investigation Into Shooting At GOP Baseball Practice

NO, This Is Not A Tipping Point - NRA $$$$$$$ Is Too Valuable To Them

As always in the immediate hours after one of these events, this is a vital read:

Tillerson Warns of Sanctions on North Korean Allies

165 Days, 154 Mass Shootings

Cheetolini to speechify at 11:30

It's an important moment for us to come together here.

5 bucks that the media will NOT see the Scalise-shooter as a "lone wolf with mental problems".

The shooting today was terrible but the GOP is still despicable.

Trump To Speak At 11:30 AM ET After Shooting At GOP Baseball Practice

Will the shooting this morning, change the GOP's idea of gun control?

Two things re the shooting

This Hodgkinson miscreant brings negative attention to the left

How could this happen? the shooting? Didn't Trump say he would eliminate

"2nd Amendment Solution"

Updated: The Shooter Today Is From My Home Town

GOP has a history of calling for "2nd Amendment Solutions"

Well, this may be the first time since 9/11

I hope I don't get in trouble for this...

Update on Steve Scalise

Trump Jr. links the shooting to the Julius Caesar play!

This is the shooter, James T. Hodgkinson

Just saw on ABC: The genie is out of the bottle

Alexandria Shooters Facebook.

Look, the only description of the shooter is a NUT

The shooter is dead.

Trump on msnbc talking of the shooting....

Where was he when those two innocent Americans were stabbed dead defending

Would Trumputin say the same about this, if it was the Dems who were the traget of today incident?

Ireland elects first gay prime minister Leo Varadkar

Just to be clear, the a-hole terrorist who shot Scalise and others does not share Bernie's values.

Trump is on TV right now. He is reading from teleprompter. He reads like a child. Run Spot Run.

Trump Says Congressional Baseball Practice Shooter Dead From Injuries

Nancy Pelosi: I will join @SpeakerRyan on the House floor at noon to give remarks following today

I have a, not so good, feeling about this one...

PLEASE CALL REP CHRIS COLLINS OFFICE TO COMPLAIN ABOUT HIS DEMOCRATIC RHETORIC COMMENTS!

"The violent and angry Left"

When the real reason of the mind set of the shooter comes out.....

WITH FRIENDS LIKE THESE: TRUMP slaps down House Republicans health care bill

Rep McSally says it was announced during House briefing congressional baseball game WILL go on

Meh, these things happen, what are you gonna do?

White nationalists terrorize small LA County city of Cudahy

Trump's approval ratings took a big dive right after he fired Comey.

Shooting Does Not Advance Progressive Causes. Double Standard Applies.

Solar paint offers endless energy from water vapour

Why would anyone want to shoot a Republican congressman?

Yemen's Houthi rebels fire missile at Saudi-led warship in Red Sea

Thread for victims of James Hodgkinson

trump says we are strongest when unified

Scientific Panel Concludes ARPA-E Is Working. Will It Matter?

The Left is so angry...

The biggest sin of the cabinet meeting was that they all went along with it.

Sen Sanders: VA shooter 'apparently volunteered on my presidential campaign': ' I am sickened..."

Trump is currently working on his next book:

'06 Court records: James T. Hodgkinson has criminal history & was arrested for assaulting girlfriend

So the extreme left is becoming as radicalized as the alt right?

Seem Familiar?

if this was Democratic congress member shot

Democratic Party is lucky to have people like Adam Schiff...

The demeanor of the republicans at the field this morning

Availability of Litigation as a Public Health Tool for Firearm Injury Prevention:

'Staggering' loss of civilian life from US-led airstrikes in Raqqa, says UN

I hate this place at times like this.

House gaveled in - Congressional leadership speeches on (CSPAN)

If the left had its way, this shooting would never have happened.

Involuntary Manslaughter Charges in Flint Are Just the Beginning

"Republicans in Congress just made it easier for mentally ill people to get guns"

Sanders condemns shooting by gunman who volunteered for his campaign

Rand Paul tweet on 2nd amendment.

"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind"

Tunisian smoker jailed for not fasting during Ramadan

Christie is now New Jersey's least popular governor ever, with 15 percent approval

Sanders condemns shooting by gunman who volunteered for his campaign

Christie's job approval drops to a new low - 15%!!!

House hearing on gun legislation canceled after shooting

Trump tries to master the art of the tiny

From Darryl Issa FB page

London Tower Fire, At Least 12 Dead. (update - 55 missing..presumed dead)

The unspoken common factor:

Jeff Sessions: 'Senator Wyden, I am not stonewalling.'

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribes Litigation on the Dakota Access Pipeline

Feinstein pushes Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions

Donald Jr. is blaming a Shakespeare production for today's shooting, however the fault lies not

Remember this one?

Report: Walden Expects AHCA on Trump's Desk by August

Republican who voted against background checks wants to know background of Scalise's shooter

The comments on the Facebook page of Hodgkinson are a sight.

I promise you no Russian hack talks on your birthday

Shooting at UPS in San Francisco

I'm just glad the shooter was white...

Shooting at UPS in San Francisco

Mueller Could Use Grand Jury to Get Sessions to Answer

Sen. Kamala Harris goes after Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions

FBI raids Sovereign Health rehab

House Republicans Say Trump Sold Them Out

Prideful little things

Adam Schiff on with Andrea Mitchell, speaking of

Black Voters Will Be Democratic Kingmakers in 2020

Trump, in Zigzag, Calls House Republicans Health Bill Mean

This is disgusting from Twitter

It's a week early, but does this feel like we're kicking off our summer of violence?

I hope Rep. Giffords makes a statement today

ISIS drones are attacking U.S. troops and disrupting airstrikes in Raqqa, officials say

Conservative John Podhoretz saying not to make political hay from shooting, gets Hell

For the love of God! Look how HYSTERICAL Jeff Sessions gets in this video

Jefferson Beauregard Sessions insists he's not stonewalling

Religious right leader: Trump should investigate gay groups for 'corrupting' kids

Why acts like this shooter's are not just wrong but counter-productive & stupid

About the shootings..What the NRA does or will do...

Shooter Today? Just doesnt make sense..

Top 10 Conservative Idiots #3-2: Dont Beauregard That Joint Edition

EXCLUSIVE: Intelligence had hot mic hack on Russian Kislyak's phone.

I posted this for my few tRump-supporting relatives and friends on FB...

Trans candidate in Virginia makes history by winning House primary

Virginia Shooting Suspect Was Distraught Over Trumps Election, Brother Says.

Trump's Parade of Shills: The Daily Show

Apparently, Fox News is showing people on the right very upset about violence directed towards them

Newt Gingrich, Donald Trump Jr. rush to blame Kathy Griffin and "the left" for baseball shooting

Not from this president

If a tally is being made by the republicans, they should add in ALL the shootings and check to

more depressing stuff after an already depressing news day, this concerns women (really all of us)

(Updated) A Resolution Condemning White Supremacy Causes Chaos at the Southern Baptist Convention

Right wing social media is having a field day with this.

Sanders Speech on Alexandria Shooting

Fox host shames Newt Gingrich for blaming GOP baseball shooting on 'vulgar' Democrats

It's not the Democrats or Socialism...

From the sublime (Finlandia) to the not actually ridiculous (Entrance of the Gladiators)

One day: Two mass shootings so far.

Sanders Speech on Alexandria Shooting

I have no qualms telling everyone that I hate Republicans

Will Next Weeks Special Election Get Hacked?

BREAKING: Trump thinks talk of firing Mueller will protect him...

Tim Farron resigns as Liberal Democrat leader

It's Essentially Impossible to Predict Which People Who Own Firearms

The best Al Franken interview

Support thread for Rep. Steve Scalise

Will the Republicans blaming "Anti-Trump rhetoric" for 1 of today's shootings remember their words

Multiple People Reportedly Shot In San Francisco

RAW: Audio from shooting at GOP baseball practice

Racism played a part in preventing today's shooting?

Soupman of 'Seinfeld' Soup Nazi fame files for bankruptcy protection...

It wasn't a "shooting". The proper term is "2nd Amendment Remedy".

The Southern Charms of Spain and Portugal

Any Democrats in the house?

I fully expect a manic tweet storm from the Madman tonight or tomorrow and it won't be pretty.

Little is really making sense right now...retreating to my bubble.

Note to DRUMPF: Nice reading but *NO* content re: solutions/registration/prevention/therapy. Empty.

A Word of Caution:

Uncensored - Life in Melania Trump's Hometown - The Jim Jefferies Show - Comedy Central

What Trumps doing about opioids is worse than zero

Wyoming Town Hall Replaces Donald Trump Portrait With Photo Of Native American Chief

Ignatius: Firing Mueller wont go well for Trump or rule of law

Donald Trump Jr. Among First to Politicize Shooting

Wouldn't it be wonderful if Paul Ryan, Dump, and Mitch McConnell could get this emotional over Russi

Trump's disapproval hits new high of 60%:

Who has baseball practice Wednesday morning?

Twelve confirmed dead in London fire.

I'm not sure things have ever been really different re liberal vs conservative ideology

WATCH: Elizabeth Warren Literally Dances Through the Streets During Boston Pride

I'll say it again: today's shooting is Stochastic terrorism writ large.

Hillary's platform advocated for stricter gun laws. It hurt her, but she was honest

Breaking: Gunfire outsode Barclays Center (per Chris Hayes)

Senate Judiciary Committee opens investigation into Trump for firing former FBI Director James Comey

UN Agency Slams Hamas After Discovering Tunnel Under Two Gaza Schools

****Senate Judiciary Committee opens investigation into Trump for firing former FBI Director****

Has Trump been served a "sealed indictment"?

Fed raises interest rate, signaling confidence in the economy

Anyone notice how many ReTHUGs are available for programs today?

@AlFranken grilling Damien Schiff on his blog post "Teaching Gayness" which questioned the validity

Judge scraps U.S. evidence against Wall Street financier Wey

Empty suits and hollow men

Scalise in critical condition, per the hospital.:

anyone else having a John Hinckley flashback parallel?

EPA: air pollution rule should be delayed - despite its effect on children

It's Not Okay.

NRA unveils new semi-automatic rifle that shoots thoughts and prayers

US Marshals Arrest Two In Turkish Embassy Brawl

Rep. Steve Scalise is now in critical condition after surgery

The Latest: UPS shooting leaves 4 dead, including shooter

So I saw the rifftrax version of the 'Star Wars Holiday Special' the other day

Separated at birth.........

There have been THREE mass shootings today. I have no thoughts and prayers for the people who

Oh, we're "angry" and "hostile" now, huh?

Ohio officer fired for 137-shot barrage won't get job back

They want "CIVILITY"

Homework

Some good news: African American poet Tracy K. Smith is the new US Poet Laureate

I am enormously sad, and well beyond the prayers and thoughts stage.

Re Trumplicans better not dare lecture about "civility" or "dangerous rhetoric"

Right-wing pastor calls for lynching of democratic Gov. ... but Democrats are vulgar.

WA dems weak on withholding consent on the ACHA

Uncovering Ancient Clues to Humanitys First Fires

A Year Ago, Rand Paul Tweeted That 2nd Amendment Exists 'To Shoot at the Government'

Anti-Trump rhetoric as the cause of today's shooting?

Fox News Is Dropping Its 'Fair & Balanced' Slogan

Grenfell Tower cladding that may have led to fire was chosen to improve appearance of Kensington....

NBC reportedly holding 'crisis meetings' over Megyn Kelly interview

Now that Melania is home will she sing,"Happy Birthday Mr. President"?

Any more info on the shots in Brooklyn?

Will the Georgia Special Election Get Hacked? (Kim Zetter, Politico)

Putin Says Snowden Did Not Leak U.S. Data to Russia

Education Secretary seeks rule redo for defrauded college students

Border Wall Construction Needs $1.6B to Start Next Year

Gunman spent weeks scoping out field before shooting

Happy 17 Donald! Ooops I meant 71! You 71yo newbie you!

97-2: Senate overwhelmingly votes to pass additional sanctions on Russia....

BREAKING: Office of Government Ethics says Bannon ethics waiver "problematic"

Will GOP Demand Crack Down On Violent Prone Liberals & Progressives?

What's for Dinner, Wed., June 14, 2017

Senate intel leaders Burr and Warner just met with special counsel Mueller....

Tim Farron quit as leader of the Liberal Democrats less than a week after the U.K. elections

I join all other Sanders supporters in condemning the shooter

Are Democrats in Congress not 'fighting' hard enough? Don't believe it.

For-profit jail sued for scabies outbreak that spread from one jail

The unpopular Trump is shrinking the GOP - By Jennifer Rubin

One Year Ago: Where the D Candidates Stand on Gun Control

Most media now reporting the shooter cased the park quite a bit.

Sessions: I cant discuss conversations with the president. 9 legal experts: Yes, you can.

Atlanta celebrates 100-year-old lunch lady

For what it's worth

Senator Reminds Trump Judge Pick 'You're Under Oath' When He Says He'll Follow Roe v. Wade

From Politico: congressional thoughts on anger.....

Steve Scalise Supported the Lack of Laws and Regulations That Allowed His Shooting to Happen

CNN Headline: Shooter Left a Hate-Filled Trail.

Jeff Sessions Just Admitted That He Violated His Recusal Pledge

This is how you can tell that Jefferson Beauregard Sessions is LYING

Climate Model Predictions: History versus Observations

ICE nabs teenager hours before his senior prom, days before his graduation ceremony

Remember when Gabby Giffords was shot...

MEANWHILE, in Kansas City...

Scalise is critical

Chuckle!

Joy Reid rains hell on Trump supporters blaming liberals and Shakespeare for baseball shooting

Virginia Shooting Suspect Was Distraught Over Trumps Election, Brother Says

Congress CAN, if it chooses to, block almost anything Trump wants

A lawmaker beheads a chicken on Facebook Live to promote his anti-abortion bill

"It's the NRA, stupid"

It would be wise, I believe, on DU, to avoid attacking victims

Collins says he will start carrying a gun, after baseball practice shooting

Who was just on CNN? Two Congressmen?

Did Rex Tillerson testify today?

My favorite quote from the Rachel Maddow/Rolling Stone cover story

All the clamor translates into my mind that we desperately need better mental health care resources

San Francisco UPS Shooting Leaves 4 Dead, Including Gunman

I know!

Silent thread for gun violence victims who never got wall-to-wall cable news coverage.

Will gun control return to the national agenda?

Right-wing pastor says amen when guest wants to see Gov. Jerry Brown hanging from a rope

Wounded Congressmen MORE Important Than 3 Dead UPS Workers

My wife just got a three-word email from her TRUMP loving uncle: "YOU OWN THIS."

Who was at the closed session?

They're milking it

Did not republican party vote to let crazy people have guns.

Revolutionary technology reveals dazzling hidden text on biblical-era shard

Top 10 Help

My prayers go to Steve Scalise (R-LA).

About that "loyalty thing" - Sack cartoon

No hate speech laws. Endless political violence, real or imagined. Europe gets it.

Silent thread for the victims of the horrific Grenfell Tower fire in London.

NYT - Bruni: "Mike Pence has discovered a freaky talent for such freakish sycophancy"

Many Republicans do not believe Russia interfered in our election at all.

Discussion on Chuck Todd is centered on "how safe do members of congress feel!"

"No one expected sponsors to pull out, but this is why they hired Megyn. They want the buzz."

Wind, solar produce 10 percent of US electricity for first time

Today is the Orange Monty Burns 71st birthday?

I suspect Republicans will be using today's incident to avoid town halls

Senator Al Franken Says Jeff Sessions Violated His Recusal (Exclusive) The Last Word MSNBC

Texas police seize 600 pounds of meth-laced lollipops

So this jackass labels the "entire Left"...

Silent thread for 3 US soldiers killed and 1 wounded on Saturday, June 10th

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott vetoes funding that helps colonias

Special Counsel Mueller visits Senate Intel Chairs today.

Where Trump Learned to Love Ritualized Flattery

Abbott Veto is a Major Setback for Oversight of Troubled Adult Guardianship System

I wonder if we could put together a list

Can't take the news of the day.

Kamala Harris - Al Franken OR Al Franken - Kamala Harris-----either way . That's the ticket I like

The cynic in me couldn't get behind this morning's Congressional "Unity" speeches.

Jury Deadlocked

Vietnam's Low-tech Food System Takes Advantage of Decay

Chris, Rachel, & Lawrence Are Responsible For This Shooting. Per GOP Supporter.

Ugh... relationship advice again!

US Literally Reduced To A Footnote @ G7 Climate Talks; Pruitt Bails After Just A Few Hours

Trump admin amends travel ban date to keep legal battle alive

Will Alex Jones claim the shooting of GOP Congressmen was a hoax?

So to keep their 2nd Amendment rights they want to take away

"Don't you ever tire of the viciousness?" This from a friend on facebook.

Trump admin amends travel ban date to keep legal battle alive

In an era of Russian hacks, the US is still installing Russian software on Government systems!

Two U.S. Navy vessels arrive in Doha for joint exercise -Qatar news agency

This is the ONE thing you don't want to see before cross-Atlantic flight

Profiting off pain, Trump confidant cashed in on housing crisis

Summer Berry Buckle

Kamala Harris has emerged as a Senate star amidst Russia hearings

CNN: Hate In Politics Has To Stop

Fox News removes "Fair and Balanced" from slogan

Great job, MIRT

Black Lives Matter sues for court oversight of Chicago police reforms

Jeff Sessions drags us all toward a slow decline with no answers

Sex abuse lawsuit against Seattle mayor dropped

It's official: Floyd Mayweather coming out of retirement to box against mixed martial arts champion

Dem Whip Delivers Pizza To Scalise's Office

EU court bans dairy-style names for soya and tofu

Anatomy of a doomed campaign: Lessons from one marginal constituency on how not to run an election

Venezuela's interior ministry has taken control of the police force

Peru's leader warns Venezuela heading for 'blood bath'

Gabrielle Giffords Call For Sympathy And Understanding Is Met With... Hate

U.S. doesn't want to be 'handcuffed' to Ukraine agreement

Looking for a mystery book where bad guy was hiding in a house covered by kudzu.

An Open Letter to the Republican Leadership

Get ready for the right to use Hodgkinson against Ossoff

Special counsel is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice, officials say

Special counsel is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice, officials say

Phish Drummer Jon Fishman Elected For Local Political Office In Maine Hometown

Virginia Shooting Somehow Proves What Every Single American Has Been Saying All Along

Trump: '2nd Amendment People' Could Stop Clinton

tRump really needs to step up and disavow this

I was nearly assaulted on multiple occasions when I was at a Trump rally last year.

Today is not a day to make political hay.

It's because we no longer have a functioning democracy.

What We Now Know From James Comey

BREAKING: Special counsel is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice, officials say

When 20 children and six adults were shot dead in Sandy Hook, where were the shaken up GOPeers?

The Trump administration is doing everything it can to keep a huge climate lawsuit from going to tri

Apple Issues $1 Billion Green Bond To Fund Renewables, Environmental Protection Programs

So who's really fueling the fire?

Sessions Said "I Don't Remember" or "I Don't Recall" 26 Times During Senate Intel Testimony

Looks like the republicans are in full self righteous victimization mode. Watching evening national

Weren't the Republicans the ones always taking about second ammendment 'solutions'

Once again, I have to say this again. FUCK THE NRA.

Gingrich was on CNN saying how evil and violent dem snowflakes are.

Jeff Sessions personally asked Congress to let him prosecute medical-marijuana providers.

Mass shooting at UPS

Disarm All Domestic Abusers Now

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Thursday, 15 June 2017

Back to normal. Tweety is talking about Trump malfeasance.

Muslim boys saved peoples lives: Ramadan early risers played key role in Grenfell Tower rescue

Fox news just blame late night comedians

NOW they want to "get along" with us and play nice. What a load of shit!

Republicans Are Already Using The Baseball Shooting As An Excuse To Avoid Doing Town Halls

The Senate just approved a slew of sanctions against Russia by a huge margin

The Members Of Congress MUST Be Protected From Crazy Gun Humpers

Reports of active shooter at Travis Air Force base

China approves 9 'rejected' Trump trademarks-expert says speed of these decisions is 'mind-blowing'

Suing Trump over the Emoluments Clause? (w/Congressman Mark Pocan)

Faux news has the answer

CNN - 9mm handgun and an SKS?

Will Trump Avoid a Historical Trap and Keep Us Out of War with China? (w/Guest Dr. Graham Allison)

3 people were killed at a UPS today. 13 killed in last 72 hours. WHY do we have

Newt goes "there"..."there" asks for a restraining order

Something you can do to stop Trumpcare (and it's free) from MoveOn.org

Conan OBrien spots a hilarious nervous tic that shows when Jeff Sessions is lying

gop is making political hay out of the shootings

Does anybody feel sorry for Trump?

How to get blocked on Twitter

Congressional Democrats announce lawsuit over foreign payments

Wasn't it Donnie Two Scoops who encouraged "2nd Amendment People" to help with judges?

US and Qatar seal $12bn deal for F-15 fighter jets

Lest it go by...

Birthday wishes to Trump from John Cusack

The GOP Health Care Plan Could Wipe Out Nearly a Million Jobs: Study

As usual in the case of murder attacks, the U.S. is dealing with a mentally deranged person.

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