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Archives: June 23, 2017

UN vote backing Chagos Islands a blow for UK

"Atlas Hugged"!!!

Meet Agent Joe Joswiak: Another PIG brutally assaulting a driver of Asian background

Judge in Michigan blocks deportation of more than 100 Iraqis

The gigantic lie in Mitch McConnells introduction of the Senates health care bill

Texas man charged with hate crime for January mosque fire

The White Houses voter fraud commission is starting to take shape

Under this health bill, what happens to people in nursing homes whose costs are paid by Medicaid?

Trump (still) publicly doubting that Russia meddled in election

Servicing issues may hamper U.S. student-loan forgiveness for thousands

Barack Obama just blasted the Senate health bill as a massive transfer of wealth to the rich

Memo Shows Preet Bharara Was Concerned After Phone Call From White House

Cosby spokespeople say he will host town halls teaching how to avoid being accused of sexual assault

North Korea tests rocket engine: U.S. officials

White St. Louis cop shot black off-duty officer then claimed it was a friendly fire incident

Senate health care bill: How it would affect you

Kuwait hands Qatar a list of demands from boycotting countries: Al Jazeera

Trump to nominate NFL team owner Johnson as U.S. ambassador to Britain

Trump's Carrier deal is not living up to the hype jobs still going to Mexico

Deadspin: This Shitty Tennis Player Would One Day Be President

D.C. cops used rape as punishment after Inauguration Day mass arrests, lawsuit says

Bremerton fast ferry sets sail July 10

The FBI's counterintelligence boss de facto admitted that POTUS is a Russian agent

Cory Gardner has to go

Its Now or Never! 3 Things You Can Do to Protect Our Care.

Man Accused Of Making Millions Of Robocalls Faces Biggest-Ever FCC Fine

A First Look at the Senate Republican Health Bill

Protestors at National airport confront republican lawmakers over health cut bill as they flee D.C.

This is what happened in those secret Republican health care meetings...

Donald Trump LIED to the American people. Let. that. sink in.

Trump's Carrier deal is not living up to the hype jobs still going to Mexico

How far back was Medicaid at levels projected now?

AHCA would hit Iowa hard

Mandatory Thursday Mike Malloy Truthseeker Thread. MissHandeld! Live Uncensored & a new Bobcat gif

I'm getting plastered in recognition that we r

Nice lesson reminder on the origins of the American Diaabilities Act

So if I win the lottery like soon

Does anyone know if lifetime caps are back

Slate - "Democrats Calling the GOP Health Care Bill Mean Are Impotent and Pathetic"

Russian official linked to South Florida biker club spent millions on Trump condos

more Slate - "Ignore the Suspense - We Know How This Ends" re Trumpcare

I am so happy Rachel Maddow's show is the most-watched,

The framing of this Republican Deathcare Travesty needs to change.

Trump Iowa Speech - God, he is such an effing DICK!

Bernie Sanders - Anderson Cooper Interview Twitter Video

Claims about jobs. And the numbers

Sued For Violating Presidential Records Act

Poli-Sci question:If the Senate ACA repeal bill gets voted down

Tropical Storm Cindy's winds are pushing water into Old Mandeville

President Trump and White House staffers are illegally deleting messages, lawsuit says

"A Street Cat Named Bob".

Road Rage Leads To Chain Reaction Crash Near Santa Clarita

Study Sees Uptick In Crashes In States With Legalized Marijuana

Dog's leg saved by bone technology for landmine victims

New Census Data Shows US Becoming Diverse

Fake earthquake shakes up the Internet

Top Dems seek answers on Kushner, Flynn

Bevin's cabinet files 'emergency' rules critics say will restrict abortion clinic licenses

Phoenix flights cancelled due to heat wave

Skirting the issue: schoolboys attend class in skirts during heatwave

Says he has no Comey tapes, was bluffing

I saw the handicapped being arrested outside in DC. Sen. Warren said the tax cuts use blood money

LASD: Deputies Shooting At Dog Accidentally Kill Teen

What will Univ. of Louisville Foundation board do to address mismanagement, freewheeling spending?

State worker says bosses punishing him after exposing fraud, waste in Kentucky's court system

No Swimming! Rome Braces for Summer of Tourists at Its Fountains.

Bluff on White House tapes wasn't just dishonest: it was also a failure

Benedict Donald is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma

Supreme court poised to examine Trump's travel ban

We confronted @ChuckGrassley about Trumpcare and he walked away pissed.

Peep this Arizona lawmaker who doesn't want college students to vote

Tearful Jessica Green urges Louisville Dems to release findings of Dan Johnson investigation

Idiot Rep, Glenn Grothman, Teabagger, defends gerrymandering...

Brexit: Anti-immigrant prejudice major factor in deciding vote, study finds

Former Kentucky sheriff pleads guilty to embezzlement

17% Have Positive View of Jared

Half want Dems to control Congress

The republicans have become the "Hells Angels"of politics. They are about to kill Americans for cash

I realize most DU'rs don't watch Nashville. But tonight the

Don't let the Reich Wing Senators hemming and hawing on the Trumpcare

Couple alleges foster home status revoked because they are black, gay

Lawrence and the pathological LIAR

GOP has an uphill climb

We're #1-No,#2-Nope, #3 - No way---- Try #28

Teacher announces he is bisexual, then loses his job. Angry supporters protest.

Here is a radical idea to solve healthcare quickly.

Trump's base opposes the Senate Repub's version of AHCA

it's not Obamacare that they're repealing. it's medicaid!

Bevin plans revamp of 39 medical and professional boards; Beshear pledges to fight

*Bernie Sanders* Don't Take Our Health Care Rally in Pittsburgh* Saturday.

Planet 10? Another Earth-Size World May Lurk in the Outer Solar System

Jeepers-you overhear such interesting things in bars....

Qatar's neighbors issue steep list of demands to end crisis

Could use some prayers, light, and vibes for my sister.

Not okay to drag people out of wheelchairs when they're protesting

Some macro shots I took today of my agapanthus in the garden...

🐦 Bernie Sanders - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at 7:00 p.m. ET on Saturday, June 24:

Stop Whining About Trump, Says Billionaire Michael Bloomberg

I know we have had liars as president

🐦 Bernie Sanders - In Columbus, Ohio at 11:30 a.m. ET on Sunday, June 25:

Judge says San Francisco can subpoena Uber for driver information

🐦 Bernie Sanders - In Charleston, West Virginia at 3:00 p.m. ET on Sunday, June 25:

Comey visits New York Times building to attend non-profit event

'How else can a Kenyan creampuff get ahead?' is just one of the disturbing tweets sent by this Trump

Judge Accepts Sweeping Reforms of Arizona Death Penalty Protocols

Oh my: 'Mountain lions are terrified by the voices of Rush Limbaugh and Rachel Maddow'

Didn't the Republicans start using the 'Death Panels' term over Obamacare?

Daily Mail posts ominous report about Comey sighting at NYT - Apparently fake news

Senate Republicans' claim of saving individual health insurance markets could prove hollow

Senate Republicans' claim of saving individual health insurance markets could prove hollow

Video Shows Minnesota Police Beating Driver

NYT: In One Rally, 12 Inaccurate Claims From Trump

Army busts another general for improper relationship with woman

Member of "White Privilege Club" tries to run down protesters with motorcycle.

Kentucky to appeal ruling striking down parts of ethics law

Rex Tillerson refuses to staff the State Departments anti-Semitism office after July 1: report

My nephew was laid to rest at Arlington Tuesday, he was a Master Chief Petty Officer USCG.

the governors new welcome sign to Maine will be updated soon

The Last Word With Lawrence O'Donnell is live now.

Mosul - three weeks ago

I'm thankful President Obama spoke out today

Philippine police use chaos of Duterte's drug war to extort families in distress

Irionic Twist---HRC was staff on research inquiry of impeachment for Watergate!

Democrat, Randy Bryce for Congress - Wisconsin - Newly announces he is running.

TCM Schedule for Sunday June 25 - Mark Stevens Double Feature

TCM Schedule for Monday June 26- Star of the Month: Audrey Hepburn

The 'right wing Banksy?' This artist just sounds bitter (link)

The correct response re Pelosi is: "Thanks for your opinions, Republicans."

NASA Eyes Close-Up Mission to Uranus, Neptune

The Trump Administration Just Made Their First Move Against Hillary Clinton

Congress today: "Clear the sick and disabled out of here!"

Lying Republican Senator Gets DEBUNKED On Health Care By Senate Democrats

I posted this in GD

Road rage sparks crash chaos in LA

Elizabeth Warren's EPIC Speech Calling Trumpcare "BLOOD MONEY" For The Rich

Senate Version of Trumpcare Puts Women on the Chopping Block

Always wear clean underwear

Peru's president eyes pardon for Fujimori after political blow

The first casualty of trump deathcare will be the rural hospitals

Did anything happen today? Wasn't paying much attention is shit still cray?

US refuses to back UN on abortion access in human rights resolution

Old news made new again: "6 promises Trump has made about health care" handel-republicans-suburban-nightmare

Norway issues $1bn threat to Brazil over rising Amazon destruction

LOL....SC Boeing workers getting axed

Norway issues $1bn threat to Brazil over rising Amazon destruction

Most Terrorists in the US are right-wing, not Muslim: Report

Brazilian tribal leader tours Europe to plead for help to stop killings and land grabs

Brazilian tribal leader tours Europe to plead for help to stop killings and land grabs

Slate - "It really is Meaner" (the senate plan)

What are some of the nastiest, and most unusual message boards you have been/still are on?

Friend of former South Korea leader jailed for three years: Yonhap

Bernie was in the same ads as Pelosi

U.S. Suspends Beef Imports From Brazil

I am ashamed. And humbled.

GOPPERS Will Be Running For Their Political Lives Over Health Care.

U.S. Suspends Beef Imports From Brazil

John Oliver Sued By CEO Of Murray Energy

True altruism seen in chimpanzees, giving clues to evolution of human cooperation

"It Didn't Work Out".Jobs Trump promised to save in Indiana, not saved. (he lied)

Haunting Discovery: Medieval Skeletons Bear Evidence of Barbaric Punishment

Tim Ryan is Into Yoga and Meditation and there are Pics that the Right Wing will use to ATtack him

Martin Shkreli, 'Pharma Bro,' Prepares for Trial: 'I'm So Innocent'

Here we go again

U.S. officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

Unity? Not While I Live and Breathe

Describe the Repuke health bill in one or two words

Abbott's War on Local Government

State Democratic Party chair removes official after offensive remarks about congressmans shooting

Anti-LGBT bigot nominated for Dallas Area Rapid Transit board

This deathcare bill is disastrous

DART Worst Transit Agency in America, Thanks to Dallas' Suburban In-Laws

Man Found Dead, Wife Injured on Bolivar Peninsula as Cindy Batters Coast

Texas Daycare Operators Found "Actually Innocent" of Satanic Child Abuse After 25 Years

Johnny Depp goes after Trump

(CNN) Sen. Bernie Sanders : 'Democratic brand is pretty bad'

Here is an unnerving article with a VERY scary ending (as in "legalized murder of Democrats").

Victoria mosque arson suspect charged with hate crime

The republicans finally have their Death Panel

Let's put names and faces to the phrase "top 400 richest people"

Senator Cornyn Defends Secrecy Of Health Care Bill Discussion

15 Things Poor People do that rich fucks don't: #8...

So 4 Republikkan Senators say they cannot support the death bill

Boerne Man Breaks Up With ABC News On a Billboard

"If you make under $350,000 a year, tRump-dont-care is going to fuck with you, bigly."

Seth Meyers, A Closer Look: Senate GOP Tries to Rush Its Cruel Trumpcare Bill

How Texas Anti-Abortion Lawmakers Win Even While Losing in Court

How the Texas Legislature Reached a Dangerous Stalemate on Vaccines

Austin High principal in El Paso disliked 'informants,' administrator says

Democrats announce bids for Flores' House seat

Elite Cafe in Waco will become Magnolia Table

Austin bans e-cigs in public areas

Anti-abortion activists lose bid to dismiss California privacy case

Court lifts injunction on Mississippi law seen as anti-LGBT

Arkansas closer to adopting voter ID law

Illinois Catholic bishop decrees no Holy Communion, funerals for same-sex couples

Paul Ryan's Challenger: Paul Ryan Not Listening, Donald Trump Untrustworthy The Last Word MSNBC

Citing religious refusal of adoption rule, California bans state travel to Texas

Citing religious refusal of adoption rule, California bans state travel to Texas

Senate GOP bill would gut critical public health funding this fall

Aviation enthusiasts; A 787-10 Dreamliner and a 737 Max 9 fly together (Gorgeous air to air video)

A side-by-side comparison of Obamacare and the GOPs replacement plans

Turnout for South Carolina special election described as 'low to non-existent'

Austin's The Bright Light Social Hour headlines this year's OKC Pride Concert

Rhode Island House passes $9.2B budget and raises minimum wage

Jobs leaving

Rhode Island House considers bill limiting to $100,000 the states liability in lawsuits

There was a time that I thought Nancy Pelosi SHOULD step aside for new blood.

Drip, drip, drip, drip...TREASON MOTHERFUCKERS.

Why was Bill Clinton so unpopular at this point in his first term?

HomeAway launches a major expansion that will add 2,000 workers in Austin

Florida sheriff urges residents to get guns, be prepared for mass shootings

Trump NOT firing Mueller would require "placing the country ahead of his personal self-interest."

Whipped cream dispenser explodes, killing French Instagram fitness model

Grenfell Tower: Fire started in Hotpoint fridge freezer, say police

Charles Kraphammer Accidentally Speaks The Truth. Single Payer in Seven Years.

The Ultimate Lawsuit

Virginia Man Arrested and Charged With Espionage

Cruz declines to support Senate GOP health care bill, while Cornyn defends it

Bernie Sanders - Full Interview with Anderson Cooper June 22, 2017

U.S. Attorney Charges Former Alabama Legislator in Bribery Conspiracy

Court: Sailors can sue in US over Japanese nuclear disaster

Trump: "It wasn't very stupid, I can tell you that"

WSJ fires chief foreign affairs correspondent over stake in arms dealing company

Trump is using Twitter to disseminate his lies and propaganda.

Investigators obtain data recorder from container ship in Fitzgerald collision

Trump floats possibility of removing "very bothersome" special counsel Robert Mueller

Trump nominates VA insider as next department deputy secretary

Obamas secret struggle to punish Russia for Putins election assault

WaPo report : Obama's secret struggle to punish Russia for Putin's election assault

Trump's putdown of wind energy whips up a backlash in Iowa

Is the truth relevant anymore?

Print reporters tend to do research and investigate issues. Television reporters wait

Frum: The Lasting Damage of Trump's 'Tapes' Bluff

29 dead after car bomb hits Afghan bank in Helmand province, governor says

No tapes? Trump has us through the looking glass

So I am listening to this repuke on Morning Joe lay out a plan to kill people

Jane Sanders Lawyers Up


Paul Ryan's Opponent in Wisconsin Is a Union Ironworker Who Just Launched the Campaign Ad of the Yea

The origin of Super Villains: Joker

What Macron Can Teach America: It's Time for Center-Left and Center-Right to Unite

A Surprising Number of People in the Czech Republic Dont Believe in God

Mitch McConnell's Secret Health-Care Bill Should've Stayed Secret

Joe Cunningham for Congress Announcement Video

DNC: The Russians had been booted from our system by the time DHS called

the 'president' says all the people Mueller has hired are Hillary Clinton supporters.

Ask Him What Is In the Bill

Retro: Harry and Louise fight government health insurance (1993)

Nobody thought it would be so easy to censor the "news" in America?

Trump is furious at White House counsel Don McGahn for failing to stop Russia probe

The Senate's Unaffordable Care Act - NYT Editorial Board

Trump: "I've helped pass and signed 38 Legislative Bills, mostly with no Democratic support, and..."

"Isn't Mueller German for 'seamstress'?" . . . Please come CAPTION Donald Trump!!!

Obstruction of Justice?

Jesus bikes get a Pastafarian makeover

Yes He Did. Judging Obama's Legacy - By Joe Klein

What happens if...?

It's bigger than Obamacare. It's the future of our democracy.

This North Carolina Law Is Straight Out of The Handmaids Tale

Snowflake Trump Retreats To Safe Space On Fox

There is no reason for Mueller to finish his investigation before the next mid-term election.

Obama returning to campaign trail to stump for Northam in Virginia governor's race

Google is pretty dang neat today......

Recognize the right-wing reframing of an issue.

Jimmy Kimmel shreds GOP senators for timing Medicaid destruction until after theyre re-elected

They didn't repeal and replace Obamacare, they repealed medicaid. All for more money for the rich.

Pres. Shitstain Screeches Against Wind At IA Pep Rally; State Gets 1/3 Of Its Electricity From Wind

Trump impugning Robert Mueller's integrity is like Al Capone impugning Eliot Ness'

The GOP health bill isnt just about ACA It changes Medicaid forever. Heres who Medicaid covers.

Progressives: Ossoff lost because he did not speak of single-payer healthcare, free education?

Death Vally @ 127F 7 Degrees Shy Of Hottest Earth Temp On Record; Record Highs, Ties Throughout CA

Hands Down the Most Frightening Thing I've Read in a Long Time

I wish there was more talk & reporting on voter suppression, "Cross-check", voting machines...

Trump Proposes Law That Has Existed For Twenty Years 😏

Hands Down the Most Frightening Thing I've Read in a Long Time

Power Industry Source - Meeting W. Pruitt "Devoid Of Reality"; CEOs Ask For Regulatory Clarity

Hands Down the Most Frightening Thing I've Read in a Long Time

An Idea for Late Night

A smug lecture from a Republican whose 'helpful' policy prescription is for Dems to be GOP Lite

Perry Claims "Pretty Good Experience", Zero Responsibility For Slash & Burn DOE 2018 Budget

Senate Republicans ready themselves for a massive theft from the poor - By Eugene Robinson

tRUMP and his tweet that there may be tapes of Comey

When he found out that there may be tapes out there, I think his story may have changed, Trump said

Senate Republicans' Obamacare replacement is bad for America's health - WaPo Editorial Board

politics in america

Why I don't buy the excuse that Trump is not familiar with government process,

Who is Felix Sater? Meet the shady Russian investor who may be a centerpiece of the investigation

Rand Paul: Insurance should be available for $1 a day

Marco Rubio strikes a blow against Obama Care RISK CORRIDORS

Holy Crap! It worked. They have me thinking like a Republican!

Jane Sanders Lawyers Up

Obama put cyber weapons in Russian infrastructure that Trump can activate: report

While the rest of us battle healthcare, 3 democrats are picking this moment to battle Pelosi

Friday TOON Roundup 1 - Turtlecare

It kills me that this village idiot genuinely imagines his own stupidity is normal...

Friday TOON Roundup 2 -Lawyer employment president

What Sen. Heller is seeing back home. NV Please contact him...

Clinton: Speak out against ObamaCare repeal bill

Friday TOON Roundup 3 - The Rest

The difference between the Senate & House GOP repeal bills, helpfully summarized in two sentences:

F.B.I. Investigating Deals Involving Paul Manafort and Son-in-Law

The WDFC Act

ACA This Week - Risk Corridors

The Washington Post Lead story: "Hacking Democracy"

Wrong Trump, the bluff was damned stupid!

On a scale of 1 to 10, how deep are we into a constitutional crisis?

Making accusations of misogyny towards folks who have a different view than you about Party Leaders

Bombshell Report Reveals Mitch McConnell Allowed Russia To Attack The US To Help Trump

Pat Toomey HATES Pennsylvanians

Darren Osborne charged with murder over Finsbury Park van attack

Most hilariously brazen part of the bill: Retroactive capital gains tax cut

Fox & Friends Interview With President Trump Was Basically 'State Run' Television

Republicans blocked President Obama from telling the public about Russian actions to help Trump

TN Veterans speak out against Trumpcare

here's your freaking paid protestors

Fox & Friends, Daily Mail Falsely Suggest James Comey Met With The New York Times

This just in from a friend who is a scientist at the FDA:

the dumpster must be laughing his ass off - our media for the most part gets so played

Have you called your REPUG Senators today--(Coloradoans, please call Gardner EVERY day...)

I really fucking love Cecile Richards. We need 10,000 of her.

Are you in any of these states, if so call your Senator

Our new health care ad

Otto Warmbiers family kept his Jewishness under wraps while North Korea held him hostage

By the Way, Are We At War With Syria?

NRA Doesn't Care About Philando Castile's Gun Rights

A surefire sign that Trump is losing support: Even Neo-Nazis are backing away from him.

GOP: The 21st Century Death Machine! n/t

The Opioid Effect: An Ohio Family Rebuilds After Addiction

Some women support misogyny, some POC support racism and white supremacy

The Seven Sustainable Wonders of the World

Death Panel? The Republicans in Congress ARE the Death Panel.

Senate GOP to diabetics: Just go to the ER

The Curious Practice of Execution By Golden Shower

Oregon Senate passes bill to mandate work schedule predictability

AARP Calls on Senate to Reject Health Bill

Republican Health Care Bill Reveal Party

Rant: "People who work for a living; people who take a shower after work"...WTF is that?

They've Got Theirs. The Hell With the Rest of America. A Call to All Democratic Leaders


Moderates always cave

How long will I stay at 80% ?

These are the compounds that the Trump admin plans to give back to Russia.

Transgender former Navy SEAL returns to St. Pete for documentary, veterans art reception

It's not hard to explain Trumpcare to the American people. Today Show did it in 10 seconds.

Commissioners vote to keep Confederate monument in downtown Tampa

A terrifying threat from Tropical Storm Cindy: Floating masses of deadly fire ants

WGHT going off the air at the end of the summer.

Trump is struggling to stay calm on Russia, one morning call at a time

Hurricane Agnes: Richmond's record flood was 45 years ago

So what's up for the Friday news dump this afternoon?

People Outside a Trump Rally Told us Why They Hate the Media

Trump Admits Tape Threat Meant to Intimidate Comey and Influence His Testimony

Trinity Professor Flees Campus After Threats Over Facebook Comments, Issues Public Apology

***EXCLUSIVE: White House releases written transcript of Trump-Comey conversation***

New Eric Trump Foundation Filings Reveal Dramatic Overhaul Of Board

That Ape gots the moves - He's a Maniac

DHS halts planned funding for anti-white extremism group

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch is not messing around:

Today's Florida news: NEW: Drug bust in The Villages uncovers possible golf cart chop shop

Uninsured alt-right shit stirrer will now have pre-existing condition following shanking

Homeland Sec just announced it redid CVE grant prog- no funding for group tackling white nationation

Trump visited this Boeing factory to celebrate jobs. It just announced layoffs.

Trump driving on the golf green

NBC: Coats Told House Intel Committee Trump Is Obsessed With Russia Probe

'there is no evidence of collusion'....YET

Pizzagate Man gets 4 yrs.

Boeing Factory In South Carolina Where Trump Celebrated Jobs Braces For Layoffs

West Virginia Gov. Justice signs landmark bill raising funds for highways

Our man Barack returning to political arena...yippee..

A bit of History - Only U.S. Banknote with Native American Chief on it

WaPo: CIA Intel Showed Putin Directly Ordered Operation To Get Trump Elected

Vermont senator Bernie Sanders returning to West Virginia for health care rally

GOP Sen.: Assessing O'Care Repeal Bill Depends On How You Define 'Better'

To end crisis, Arab states demand Qatar sever Iran ties

Framing a question for your senator

If Johnny Depp hadn't immediately said he didn't mean it & told supporters to kill HRC & BHO..

Stray kitten at state Capitol finds home

Video shows woman demanding 'white doctor' for her son in waiting-room rant

Obamas secret struggle to punish Russia for Putins election assault

How the climate can rapidly change at tipping points

U.S. Supreme Court limits rights of property owners

Just called my senators about dRumpDon'tCare and gave them these thoughts.

If Trump's campaign is found to have colluded with Russia on 2016

Extra Bonus Quote of the Day

Trump congratulates himself for influencing Comeys testimony with White House tape

Lotsa $$$

Motorcyclist kicks car and triggers chain-reaction crash in apparent road-rage video

just watched florida rep. rooney lie on m$nbc....trump has emboldened their lying

Portland police increasing patrols after letter threatens city Muslims

Despite Claims, Trump Has Signed No Major Bills

Hind site is 20/20

UK Chemistry Researchers Develop Catalyst that Mimics the Z-Scheme of Photosynthesis

Wow. I hope we aren't throwing in the towel on Chump Care.

Groper Don the Con knows that we will find out

Baghdadi death near 100 percent certain: Interfax quotes Russian senator

A Warning To Trump......

U.S. prosecutors seek 35 years in prison for meningitis outbreak exec

Business is getting the data, when are we going to wakeup??

SCOTUSblog: Live blog of opinions June 23, 2017

Protesters: 'The female body is not a spectacle'

Global CFOs describe Trump as "reckless" and "erratic"

Michael Brown's Family Received $1.5 Million Settlement With Ferguson

Toon - What's the Fuss?

10 Photos To Remind You That Jews Dont Fit Into A Stereotype

Wisconsin Republicans Consider Cracking Down on Campus Protests

There's Jesus' teachings- And there's Republican Jesus' teachings

Guatemala president under pressure over lobbying firm linked to Mike Pence

Cool.....a horse named Wisconsin is racing at the Royal Ascot

Guatemala president under pressure over lobbying firm linked to Mike Pence

On Friday, June 26, 2015, this happened:

NBA Hall of Famer Rodman: People dont see good side of North Korea

Hearings Start in West Virginia Drug Wholesale Lawsuit

The search for a $2 million treasure has turned deadly - and police want to 'call off the hunt'

Conald all mushy about Vets - wish someone would ask him about his

Governor to let budget bill become law without his signature

Republican campaign slogan: "RICH LIVES MATTER"

So Wonder Woman is clearly helping to build back goodwill for the DC movie universe. . .

We have to wait till the pain hits all of us.

The Truth Is GOP Does Not Care If They Kill People. They Are Celebrating.

Mitch McConnell beat Polio- Thanks to Gov. program

GOP Goal. Make Health Care System Unfixable For The Future. "Drown It In The Bath Tub.

U.S. top court sides with immigrant over faulty legal advice

Yes: I am ready for new Democartic Party leadership and with good reason!

Bernie Sanders: Thousands Of Americans Will Die Because Of Barbaric Trumpcare Plan

Conway: People Who Doubted Trump Could Win Interfered In Our Democracy

Russia's election commission says Navalny can not run for presidency

Heightened Security At Trump's Mar-A-Lago Is Costing Him Customers

John Oliver on government surveillance (from 2015, but relevant today)

For my first thread, a thought experiment on misogyny

A Charity Database Now Highlights 'Hate' Groups, So the Christian Right Is Angry

After California AG Bans Travel to Texas, Ken Paxton Gets Passive Aggressive

The wurst vending machine in Germany

Sandoval and Heller (GOP gov and Senator from NV) holding Medicaid press conference today

I just have to say this

My former DEM SOS was once told by a Repub, "You Democrats just want to make it easy...

How do you see this AHCA vote going?

Print names and addresses on anything you mail? Should we do that?

CHART: Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill

for those of us who need a bit of beauty and relaxation today (150 wiccan videos)

Drudge Report - Voting on Trump's Performance

With all eyes continuing to focus on Russia, what is going on in the Judiciary?

#Take Your Dog to Work Day

Hey, Mueller, You Should Check Out Iceland

Christian Author Pines For Days When Religious Leaders Got To Boss Hollywood Around

James Martin, S.J.: We need to build a bridge between LGBT community and the Catholic Church.

Canadian Woman Demands 'White Doctor' in Video Captured at Walk-In Clinic

Front page of NY Daily News hits the GOP health bill: 'BLOOD MONEY'

Most U.S. terrorists are right-wing extremists, not Islamists, says report

In my opinion Obama was the best president of my lifetime. He had one weakness that hurt him.

US takes Yellowstone grizzly bears off endangered list

Heavy winds, tornadoes rip through the South

How the Bay Area beat the heat or endured it

How the Bay Area beat the heat or endured it

Conway: "Alisyn, I realize we just like to say the word "Russia, Russia" to mislead the voters"

Will there be mass demonstrations?

How much Russian Dark Money has the GOP accepted?

Do you know anyone who has been shot?

No one answered, so I left this message on Toomey's voicemail today

Fabulous online resource---100 years of Japanese animation---curated by National Film Center, Tokyo

Trump aide Juster to be nominated as U.S. ambassador to India: officials

I got this by email today of the constant stream of news of police murders of black victims

Trump is still "under attack" by...witches?

Smirnoff Vodka takes swipe at Donald Trump's Russian woes in ad campaign

Senate intel panel opens investigation into Loretta Lynch based on debunked Russian intelligence

Buzz on MSNBC is that Rand Paul's "Gang of Four" is nothing more than political theater

How the Senate health bill compares to House, 'Obamacare'

Sean Spicer...Just Stop It!

Imagine college-age Paul Ryan at a keger

No " faithfully execute" and no "protect, preserve, and defend"

White House frustration grows with Tillerson over jobs for Trump allies

Press briefing crackdown worries Trump allies

White House frustration grows with Tillerson over jobs for Trump allies

Just About Every Major Medical Group Hates the GOP Health Care Plans

T. Ryan On MSNBC Doesn't Want To Talk About How Bad The Health Care Bill Is

Call your republicon senator right now.

Citing religious refusal of adoption rule, California bans state travel to Texas

Last year Seward, Alaska

Groups pulling events out of Mar-a-Lago

Sears Closing Another 20 Stores Amid Ongoing Sales Slide

How U.S. Health Care Became Big Business by Elisabeth Rosenthal "An America Sickness"

Headlines that make you go, "What?"--Police arrest prostitutes outside America's Best Value Inn

Buckeye State Credit Union closes one local branch with no notice

What Socialized Medicine Is and Isn't

Venezuela student killed, on camera, by Maduro's brownshirts

to witness how our dictator wannabe is manipulating the press, look no further than press briefings

Trump questions special counsel Mueller's objectivity

Syngenta ordered to pay $217.7 million to Kansas farmers in GMO corn case

Health-care bill protest in Everett: A life-or-death issue

$65.4 billion Ohio budget bill clears Senate

WH Challenges Hollywood To Condemn Depp's Assassination Comments

the schism in our country has always been there - three film examples and a WTF

The age thing for Democrats in Congress

Editorial: Senate GOPs bill more bitter pill than Better Care

Sysyphus was condemned to push a boulder up a mountain,

Brothel once owned by Trump family to become tourist attraction

Brandon Mebane shares experience of alleged housing discrimination to get a conversation started

Turkey to stop teaching evolution theory in high schools: education board

Some voters wary of new Maricopa County mail-in ballot election plan

It's Friday afternoon, and America is hard at work.

Police consider manslaughter charges over deadly London tower block blaze

Donald Trump Jr. So Proud Karen Handel Broke Glass Ceiling, Because Dems Don't Count

Widely used marine seismic survey air gun operations negatively impact zooplankton

trump lies catching up with him....and he doesn't care.

When Justice Kennedy retires (next week?) will that be the end of Roe?

My Apology for Pelosi Repeal and Replace

Mistrial Declared in Shooting of Black Driver by Cincinnati Officer

'Make America White Again': Tenn. congressional candidate's billboard

Suspected Vandal Has Broken 10 Windows at Cleveland Abortion Clinic in Past Three Months

Of course he is...

Poll: Americans believe Comey more than Trump over firing

How Obama tried to punish Russia

Pope Francis says weapons manufacturers can't call themselves Christian

Pope Francis says weapons manufacturers can't call themselves Christian

Murphy Arts District launch will include performances by Lyle Lovett, Natasha Bedingfield, Train, ZZ

Kasich, Portman decline to back Senate GOP health care bill to replace Obamacare

Mahleur National Forest invaded, again

Akron Students Charged in Locker Room Swastika Case Pen Apology

Why aren't we hearing about the so-called moderate Republican Senators?

APNewsBreak: Military heads want transgender enlistment hold

Why Does the Far Right Hold a Near-Monopoly on Political Violence?

Buckeye Fan Mows 'OHIO' Into His Michigan Fan Neighbor's Grass

T r u m p s L i e s

single payer for all would put massive amounts of $ back into the economy

Judge orders changes at Wisconsin juvenile prisons

Ray Tensing jury deadlocks, judge declares second mistrial

In the blink of an eye, Police turned violent at a traffic stop

Gowdy: Oversight panel won't pursue Russia, obstruction probes

Burned feet, parched throats: Arizona homeless desperate to escape heatwave

If blame can be placed on Obama, then Repubs will begin to give "Russia hacking" story credibility..

161 homes in tower block on Chalcots estate in Camden, north London, to be evacuated due to concerns

Going forward, we have to fight for Single Payer

Hamilton man racked up $436K in debt pretending to be lawyer

Imagine if the likes of tRump

Do you think the 5 or 6 "hold out" Repub will be swayed in the Senate?

Loretta Lynch Investigaton Now??

Heller - US Senate (R) NV comes out against TrumpCare AKA MeanCare

Trump must be feeling the heat from Mueller's investigation?

Democratic chairman takes aim at DeWine as 'status quo'

Oh, those Repukes really know how to pass laws

FL new charter school law screws students

Maybe the majority of the GOP are tied to Russian money

New analysis says much of Ohio's business tax cut goes to the rich

Buying and Forgiving Medical Debt

The Trump playing Tennis - The grace, the form, the underwear

New projection: State revenue falls $1 billion short of estimate

you know-I got really super sick in Nov. Almost died In Jan doc put me on anti-anxiety

Thank the Buddha that we finally have a non neoliberal to challenge Ryan

It's Pretty Obvious Why Nancy Pelosi is Suddenly So Important

500,000+ signatures submitted to put Marsy's Law on Ohio ballot

Will Trump fire Mueller ? I say yes....

Dem gov candidate Pillich wants to let general public enroll in Medicaid

UPDATE: An update on my sister's cancer diagnosis

go to -Thom Hartmann had Igor Volsky on this morning -- he is Vice-President

How Democratic Timidity May have Helped Trump Win the Election

New Efficient, Low-Temperature Catalyst for Converting Water and CO to Hydrogen Gas and CO2

A Megabus Is Among A Ten-Vehicle Crash On H Street NE

Conservative summer reading list at Alabama high school stirs attention

2017 Horse Racing - 2017 Commonwealth Cup (Royal Ascot)

Dean Heller of Nevada becomes fifth GOP senator to come out against health-care bill

#WV #ProtectOurCare rally w/ Bernie Sanders will be on #MoveOn's Facebook live! HERE:

Incoming GOP chair of House Oversight Committee says hes completely dropping Russia investigation

#OH #ProtectOurCare rally w/ @BernieSanders will be on #MoveOn's Facebook live! HERE:

Pic Of The Moment: The Magic Of Trumpcare

Space News Webcasts: Used SpaceX Rocket Launching Bulgarian Satellite @ 3:10 pm ET

White House officials complaining they can't get through to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

Is there an appropriate alert button for violent comments?

Benjamin Wittes tweeted this pic to let us know, bombshell is coming.. Comey

Blackhawks give sneak peak of new $65 million practice center

Activist says voter suppression is a greater threat to U.S. democracy than Russian tampering.

The Real Reason Mitch McConnell is Rushing the GOP Health Care Bill

The Real Reason Mitch McConnell is Rushing the GOP Health Care Bill

If Groper Don the Con did nothing wrong

Trump signs VA accountability legislation

Tornado damage in Fairfield

The Collective Dj Vu Of Black America

Hellish heatwave grips southwest US

It isn't about health care at all.

Biker's road rage causes massive highway accident New York Post

Guardian: (English and Welsh) police chiefs to discuss offering guns to all frontline officers

What's for Dinner, Fri., June 23, 2017

Limited Series On 'In Cold Blood' Murders In The Works

Audio only Press Briefing LIE $32 Trillion !!!!!!!!!!!!

5,000-Year-Old 'Billboard' of Hieroglyphs Contains a Cosmic Message

#PA #ProtectOurCare rally w/ @BernieSanders will be on #MoveOn's Facebook live! HERE:

White House names Trump hotel employee to be chief usher

Do you believe that DT45 has recordings of his meetings, I do. For 40 yrs he

Will The Person Who Rescued The 1LB Kitten Give An Update

Who loves screaming jets?

We found one righteous Republican. There have to be two more who don't want to kill Granny.

"In a nutshell they aim to hollow out Democratic resistance...."

Darkness to fall over North America from a total solar eclipse

Am I feeding my cats wrong?

I just knew the entire Qatar mess was linked to

Judge fines Kris Kobach $1K for misleading court on materials he brought to Trump meeting

"Who is this assh*le?": Joe Biden blasts hedge funder who heckled him during public moment of grief

Police consider manslaughter charges over deadly London tower block blaze

If Trump says it on TV, does it count as collusion? - Tom Toles

When will the pro-Dem demographic shift kick in?

Michael Bloomberg says Democrats should get behind President Trump

Uribes former press secretary and judicial aide charged over Supreme Court spying claims



Is this Trump pic photoshopped?

Don't forget to tell all your friends Hugh Hewitt is on MSNBC

Damning Revelations

Twitter feed a gold mine for foreign spies

Gaia Announces Special Report Series: Unearthing Nazca

Yet Another Person Who Called For Hillary Clinton To Be Shot Was Invited To The White House

Johnny Depp apologizes for joking about assassinating Donald Trump: 'I was only trying to amuse'

After record-breaking temps., here in Boulder County, a nice break.

Gaia Announces Special Report Series: Unearthing Nazca

Losing his war with Comey

The Perverse Presidency of Donald Trump - By Andrew Sullivan

The Resistance Keith Olbermann: What if Trump Actually Fires Mueller?

Emmy-Winning Veteran TV Reporter Gabe Pressman Dies At 93

Under pressure, Western tech firms bow to Russian demands to share cyber secrets

The poison Trumpcare Bill--now if I were Mitch McTurtle right about now.....

Jack Abramoff Sought Meeting With Trump for Congos Leader

Attn PA Du'ers, Toomey wants your input on Trumpcare

Jason Isbell was amazing while a black out alcoholic in Drive by Truckers

Judge fines Kobach over document he took to Trump meeting

Will Trump save ObamaCare, I think he will. He may not know what he is doing but

Who is this assh*le?: Joe Biden blasts hedge funder who heckled him during public moment of grief

Todd's talk circle on MSNBC is raking Obama over the coals over the Russian interference thing.

I think if Mueller gets fired it is probably happening soon

Convicted felon Jack Abramoff registers to return to lobbying

When Trumpcare causes your medical bills to skyrocket, where are you planning on sending the bills?

Most Of Americas Terrorists Are White, And Not Muslim

I am so fucking sick and tired of hearing about the orange asshole's tweets.

So Trump and the Trump Davidians are impugning Robert Mueller's integrity. Let's compare

Duplicate Thread

In a divided nation, who better to lead us than the most divisive person in the country?

Delaware senator charged for carrying gun into airport

Senate Health Care Bill Could Result in 18,100 to 27,700 Additional Deaths in 2026

Luckovich Toon - WealthCare

Trump Hatchet Squad to Target Republican Senator over AHCA No Vote

Newbies coming just to pile on Pelosi!? WTH! Donald cannot afford Pelosi 2018

The New Plot to Hijack GIS and Mapping

Trump confesses that Comey told the truth.

CBS Evening News leading with the Carrier Story

"Collusion" or "collaboration"? "Oligarch" or "ruthless mobster"? "President Trump" or "LOSER 45"?

Trump border wall misses start date

Here we go again-Teen killed by stray bullet while police fire at dog during response to 'loud music

This is great! Maybe now that Obama is being blamed for the Russian hacking,

It was 28 years ago today

Satanic Day Care Couple Fully Exonerated After Wrongful Convictions

Did Spicer read Orwell?

Hillary Clinton's tweet on Trumpcare.

Excitement today, Babe being fed by Mama Osprey!

Vladimir Putin gave direct instructions to help elect Trump, report says

David Frum: What Happens When a Presidency Loses Its Legitimacy?

With cameras banned, CNN sends sketch artist to White House briefing

Help solving an argument.

2016 election is officially illegitimate. TIME: Hackers Altered Voter Rolls

Tucker Carlson claims America is superior to China b/c the Chinese "eat dogs" (seriously)

Beginning in 2018 We Will See More Day Games Around Baseball

EPA staffers, Trump official (ex chem industry lobbyist) clashed over new chemical rules

Report: Congress Investigating If Trump Team Used Voter Data Stolen By Russia

If I were Schumer

Trumpcare Die Ins Flood Senate Republicans Nationwide As Patriotic Americans Fight Back

Arkansas Tries To Stop An Epidemic Of Herbicide Damage - Monsanto's Dicamba

How else can a Kenyan creampuff get ahead? just one of the tweets sent by Trump agency head

Nazi spies planned bombings in Chile, archives reveal

Nazi spies planned bombings in Chile, archives reveal

Cameras banned, CNN sends sketch artist to White House briefing

"Stop playing politics with people's lives": Kamala Harris rips GOP healthcare bill in op-ed

Mar-a-Lego has been losing bookings since Trump announced candidacy.

Who's more believable?

tRump care ends the employer mandate?

It is awake. It tweets.

'CNN is aiding and abetting this nonsense': Kellyanne Conway has heated exchange with CNN anchor

Paisley. IN or OUT?

Social Security Disability "Review"

Democracy Now June 23 2017

Our sos...continuing the tradition

Civil War?

In august the American Government knew Russia tried to disrupt our elections.

Anti-Castro activist warns Trump's Cuban supporters they are losing another democracy

Stop playing politics with peoples lives: Kamala Harris rips GOP healthcare bill in scathing op-e

7 Huge Tax Breaks in the Senate GOP Health Care Plan

Trump administration eliminates funding for group countering white nationalism

Fifth GOP senator announces opposition to healthcare bill

When all the small-town critical access hospitals close overnight...

You Shot Four Bullets Into Him, Sir.

Several several states have laws that require children to financially care for their adult parents


Republicans think that liberals are literally communists, but communist Russia

Biden rips Senate GOP healthcare bill, says it 'isn't about healthcare'

On Fox News, the first rule of the Senate health care bill is not to talk about it

Hillary Clinton: If Republicans pass ObamaCare repeal, 'they're the death party'

Victorian Slum House Series on PBS