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Archives: August 5, 2020

Sen. Ron Wyden is introducing a privacy bill that would ban government agencies from buying personal

Powerful Colombian ex-president to lose freedom during probe

Americans Insanely Jealous of Spain After Corrupt Head of State Flees Country

'Never Trump' Republicans team with progressives to convert the president's religious base

The man, the creature if you may has been demonstrating Social Distancing from Day 1,...toon.....

The White, European Jesus of Western imagination is fiction

Marine Corps Finds Sunken AAV, Remains of Troops Killed in Southern California 'Training Mishap'

Irksome in Iceland, brusque in Britain? US envoys draw ire

Pelosi on the coronavirus stimulus price tag she's willing to settle for: '$3.4 trillion'

The US ambassador to Brazil reportedly asked Brazilian officials to help Trump's reelection

Outcry in Sweden after drive-by shooting kills 12-year-old

Watch Now: Mask mandate causes Ellisville man to walk away from polls

8/5 Mike Luckovich: Bad experiment

W.N.B.A. Players Escalate Protest of Anti-B.L.M. Team Owner Kelly Loeffler

Here they are!

Trump believed Russia investigation undermined his world standing, Sessions told Mueller

Julia Louis-Dreyfus mocks Donald Trump interview: 'God, I wish this was just a dumb show like ours'

Any DU kids in Little League Baseball?

If Florida is any indication, trump's concerns about mail-in voting only applies to Blue States

Need some hope? Some good news?

Trump says US efforts 'working very well' as coronavirus death trends continue upward

Woman charged with assault after mask dispute at Staples leaves customer with broken leg

two GOP candidates claim to be Rangers in campaign ads

Mugger is beaten, stripped of his clothes and left naked on the street after trying to rob passenger

President Chump's Response on December 7th

'Outside of the normal': Seattle vote center quiet on Washington primary election day

Donald Trump claims Portland protesters would have 'killed' Mayor Ted Wheeler: 'He's lucky...

Back to school photos of students without masks spark controversy

Well this is disturbing. It tweeted this

Serious question for Election experts

Canadian Lynxes having a disagreement

Seattle City Council Set To Vote On Proposed Police Budget Cuts

Un-Sourced Pictures of Tweets? Why?

Trump Says You Can Vote by Mail in Florida After Insisting You Shouldn't Do That in Any State Ever

Mask question...

DHS to replace military-style uniforms for federal police officers

Another gift to Putin. Throw a racist nutjob into Germany to further strain whatever relationship w

Fox Tucker Carlson: 'Probably Illegal' For Biden To Pick VP Black Woman': Desperate Or Typical TC?

"Shutting down the post office is class warfare"

WNBA Players Wear Shirts Endorsing Candidate Running Against Republican Kelly Loeffler

Joe: Our hearts and prayers are with the people of Lebanon, and the victims of the horrific explosio

The Rule of Law or trump? [MT]

Billy Joel - New York State Of Mind (from Live at Shea Stadium) ft. Tony Bennett

2020 US Senate Election Rating for US Senate seats in 2020 that is likely to go Democratic.

'Too many are selfish': US nears 5 million virus cases

Dr. Jill Biden gave a clue

Mandatory Tuesday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread! Live and Let Die!

Republicans consider South Lawn of the White House for Donald Trump's convention speech

mail in ballots say - do not delay - on the front. how about yours?

Trump Doesn't Need the Most Votes. What if He Doesn't Even Want Them?

Mitch McConnell just opened the door for an extension of the $600 unemployment boost -- if Trump supp

The Rude Pundit: Another Week, Another Batshit Trump Interview

The energy when dropping off our ballots was amazing

MO-01: Lacy Clay defeats Cori Bush for the second time in a row.

Minnesota Democrats are filing an FEC complaint against Antone Melton-Meaux

White House, Democrats Agree To Try And Reach Coronavirus Relief Deal On Evictions, Unemployment Aid

Chicago Public Schools will go fully remote to start the fall

Tourism takes a vacation, and many businesses are hurting

Jails can spread coronavirus to nearby communities, study finds

Virgin Atlantic files for bankruptcy due to COVID-19..

DOUT : Hana Saku Beauty

You had ONE Job!

Undocumented People Excluded From Census

Experts no longer expect seasonal coronavirus waves

After reading Mary Trump's book

MN judge cites Trump tweet about delaying the election to ease mail-in voting restrictions.

Oath of Office...

Just putting this out for your enjoyment

US defense officials contradict Trump: No indication yet of attack in Beirut

Another lockdown? We can afford to do it

Sen. Lindsey Graham holds one-point lead in tight SC race for reelection, poll finds

Millionaire athletes vs. Teachers

Rachel Maddow explains the reason for the Census cutoff.

"So you were saying..."

Twitter Users Stunned At 'Full-Blown Lunacy' Of Trump's Wild Axios Interview

PLEASE everybody fill out the Census ! https://www.census.gov/ The cheaters are closing it down

Missouri primary results are coming in

Scottish lawmakers want to know where Trump got all that cash for his Turnberry golf resort

KLOBUCHAR on Rachel is fantastic - fighter, assertive, blowing through barricades, hit all the marks

This is the most coherent statement Donald J Dump has made in the last 3 1/2 years

Most police aren't good. The statement makes our inaction tolerable as POCs visibly abused/killed.

Will the Swan interview be Trump's swan song?

Billionaires and Big Corporations Love Fascism. Here are the ones backing Trump's campaign...

Stuart Stevens' book on how the GOP became Trump was just released today: "It Was All a Lie:

KKKobach losing KS senate by 17% in primary

Endless, Inescapable American Carnage: It Is What It Is. (Ferret/Shower Cap)

George Takei tweet

Galloway wins Democratic nomination for Missouri governor's race

"All The Way" Film: President Lyndon B. Johnson & Civil Rights, Actor Bryan Cranston As LBJ

How QAnon Creates a Dangerous Alternate Reality

Clear out everyone...

Nearly half of low-income communities have no ICU beds in their area

Former pilot of Colombia's president missing after Sinaloa Cartel plane crash: report

*Sally Yates testifying tomorrow @ 10:00 a.m Senate. edited

CBS tribute for John Lewis starting now

How Soon Will You Request Your Ballot???

Trump considering executive order to reinstate enhanced unemployment benefits

In a Hospital ICU on The East Side of So Paulo, Most Do Not Survive Covid

Despite polling, Eyman says he'll celebrate victory this evening

Get ready for the untested October surprise fake vaccine for which trump will claim credit

The Swan interview, plain and simple, shows Trump to be an ill-informed blowhard, or, as . . . . .

Guys, guys! He INSISTS Putin Did Not Interfere in the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election!

El Salvador Police Officers Convicted In Murder Of Trans Woman The U.S. Deported

No Relief Bill, No Vacation

Axios Dump-Swan interview reimagined as the Monty Python 'Dead Parrot' skit (Twitter)

There Are 90 Days Before Election Day

Tesco Urged to Cut Ties With Meat Supplier Over Amazon Deforestation

Republicans Aid Kanye West's Bid to Get on the 2020 Ballot

Here is the Governor of Florida telling people it's okay to hug if they have PPE on.

Massive Beirut blast kills more than 70, injures thousands

U.S. prosecutors do not charge Portland protesters with antifa ties

Republican Stuart Stevens on Trump: "He is a blithering idiot."

Minimum to Maximum number of US Senate seats Democrats are expected to win in 2020.

Tampa teen accused in Twitter hack linked to deadly home invasion, records show

Biden Campaign Bans Staff From Trading Stocks Without Approval

Tampa teen pleads not guilty as documents reveal how feds cracked his Twitter hack case

**Breaking** Rep. Marshall wins Senate GOP primary in Kansas, prevails over Kobach

I only see masks on Fauci and Birx (and one other dude I guess)

Trump reverses course on Florida mail-in voting and gets brutally slammed on social media

Elliot Abrams Confirms to Senate Hearing That US Still 'Working Hard' to Overthrow Maduro in Venezue

Elliot Abrams Confirms to Senate Hearing That US Still 'Working Hard' to Overthrow Maduro in Venezue

Rev. responded in a discussion with Ali Belshi about tramp's 'personna'

Medicaid expansion ballot measure results are very close (Kansas)

Cuomo may have been onto something. Is their a way for blue states to punish Ky

The Washington Media Is Starting to Treat Trump Like a Clown

Brazilian Health Workers File ICC Complaint Arguing Bolsonaro Covid-19 Response Has Been Crime Again

Tlaib leads early in rematch with Jones in Michigan's 13th District

THE COMPANY MEN (2010) Moving Story of Recession Job Loss: Affleck, TL Jones, C. Cooper, Costner

"It is what it is"

Exclusive: Iowa's state medical director received 45% pay raise

It's a big club (George Carlin)

"I sense a trend..."

Embattled Kansas congressman Steve Watkins is ousted by primary challenger Jake LaTurner

Relieved Trump Administration Thankful To Get Easy, Run-Of-The-Mill Hurricane Response To Fuck Up

Incoming US Senators from 2020 if Democrats regain control of the US Senate.

Why Jill Biden thinks the U.S. 'cannot wait' for her husband to be president

President Trump wants to undermine the election. Here's one way to stop him.

Mark Meadows isn't saving Trump. He's sabotaging the country.

Kobach: Everything Drumpf Touches, Dies nt

I finally added an "About Me" page to my Web site

GA magats Keep Texting me to Ask if I'm Registered to Vote to Fight the Lib Agenda? I Finally..

Medicaid expansion passes in Missouri

How QAnon Creates a Dangerous Alternate Reality

Rep. Norton wants Secret Service to answer questions about DC arrests during social justice protests

Just because Tom is Tom

Try not to be shocked, but sabotaging the postal service may not be politically genius.

why would a Republican election lawyer be helping Kanye get on the ballot in a critical swing state?

I truly hate this 'he's not going to leave' crap;

holy shit that made me lol.............

ARIZONANS! Did Arpaio lose?

Man lights hundreds of candles to propose to girlfriend, burns apartment.

The right way to interview Trump.

Worried Man Blues

Working abroad in China has allowed Thomas to see how the world views America. It isn't comforting.

MO-01: CORRECTION: Cori Bush beats Clay in stunning upset.

10:20 p.m.: Rep. Roger Marshall defeats former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach

Gnarls Barkley - Crazy

I'll bet Kobach is kicking himsef right about now for hitching his wagon to that thing

NW Film Center Has Canceled an Outdoor Screening of "Kindergarten Cop" Following Complaints

11:15 p.m.: Democrat Mark Kelly officially facing Republican Sen. Martha McSally in Arizona special

John James wins MI gop primary for US Senate.

AZ-06: Hiral Tipirneni wins Democratic primary to face disgraced Republican Schweikert

Trump on the 157,000+ COVID-19 deaths: "It is what it is."

Chet Faker - Gold

FLIPPABLE: Mari-Lynn Poskin for KS-HD20

What did Blumenthal see in reports of foreign threats to our elections?

EKU football kicker claims safety at risk & steps down due to COVID-19 concerns surrounding team

TRUMP TODDLERS

FLIPPABLE: Joy Koesten for KS-SD11

U.S. health chief to visit Taiwan, likely angering China

Tropical Storm Isaias brings tornadoes, flash flooding and power outages to Philly region

(Jewish Group) Larry Johnson, former KC Chiefs running back, tweets Jews involved in pedophilia...

(Jewish Group) Biden fundraiser focuses on anti-Semitism, Schiff, Rosen and Jason Alexander bash...

'Spitting Image' fans

Pence has been milking the fake outrage thing a LONG time.

Kansas Democrats now favored to break GOP supermajority on State Legislature.

I underestimated Sheriff Joe

Axios interview...60 lies in 21 minutes and still counting.

Will the next incarnation of the Republican Party be led by incumbent Democrats who were booted out

Missouri voters expand Medicaid

Mark Kelly clinches Democratic Senate nod in Arizona

If Trump and his racist supporters think that they can easily win a civil war against Blue cities...

Trump's latest interview vs monty python parrot sketch

Lacy Clay defeated by progressive primary challenger, CNN projects

Women's NBA players wearing T-shirts opposing Dream owner Kelly Loeffler (R-GA)

The times they are a changing.

3 Stooges of DC

When I hear Nazimodo speak

Trump Tries Damage Control After Dismissive Remark On COVID-19 Deaths

Well.......does it?

Saudi Arabia, With China's Help, Expands Its Nuclear Program

The Daily Social Distancing Show: This Presidential Candidate Is Not Well

From years ago... One of the funniest things I've ever heard.....Four Old Ladies

Iowa Senate candidate Theresa Greenfield raises $132K after dog goes viral

Seth Meyers - Trump Announces He Will Ban TikTok - Monologue 8/3/20

Let's talk about Trump now being in favor of mail in voting....

Those of us who warned America that fascism was coming were called hysterical -- but we were right...

Seth Meyers: Guest Sean Penn's Nonprofit Has Helped Expand COVID-19 Testing

Live updates and on death, injury and destruction in Beirut, Lebanon....

Seth Meyers - Really!?! with Seth and the Sea Captain: Norwegian Cruise Ship COVID-19 Outbreak

Rep. Katie Porter discusses racial justice and policing with Song Richardson, Dean of UCI Law

Tweet of the Day

Arizona State Senate moves from 'Tilt Republican' to 'Tossup'

Updated: Tropical storm hits region; power outages reported

The best of Swan's reactions...

Some good advice!

The Mean Kitty Song

Nancy Pelosi quote:

Trump.. Take out ny and nj and us is doing fine on c19

☦ Orthodoxy: Holy and Righteous King David's Psalms 6 and 13 (NKJV)

What I think the near future holds for the GOP (speculative chart)

Chris Hayes Breaks Down Trump's Plan To Undermine Democracy Ahead Of Election - All In - MSNBC

For those who remember the Daisy Coleman case,sad news

Help !!! I am watching Immigration Nation the English version. When they speak Spanish

Who are the Republicans in the Senate that we can work with?

GOP operatives linked to Kayne West's presidential bid as a potential 'spoiler' effort:

Here's a good article which explains differentiations on accountability between the Military & Cops

Trump debates . . . Trump? Perfect.

"I was asked if I stole my car." Black diplomats describe harassment at U.S. Borders

Cori Bush Defeats William Lacy Clay in a Show of Progressive Might

Jewish and Black historical cemeteries vandalized in Virginia with Nazi symbol

Is Trump attempting to sabotage the Republican Convention ??

In your opinion, where are we in this pandemic?

NWS: 3 tornadoes touched down in southern Maryland as Isaias moved up East Coast.

There is a scary logic here

Facebook: I've been invited to work on a local pResident trump reelection celebration

Breakfast Wednesday 5 August 2020

Humor: 118 Coronavirus Jokes That Went Viral This Week (Bored Panda)

I want to see just one ad

Krugman : The Unemployed Stare Into the Abyss. Republicans Look Away.

Trump spares only Texas and Florida in cutting funds for National Guard

What disease might Donald Trump be suffering from?

Tropic storm Isaias whips up eastern US, killing at least 6

Oct 2015: Dr. Jill and VP Biden honor 5 Native artists, highlight Art in Embassies

Biden Announces $280 Million Fall Ad Buy Across 15 States

Poll: Majority support voting by mail, bucking Trump

'We have to get rid of Trump': Pro-Bernie group launches effort to boost Biden

Poll: Voters much more likely to trust family, Fauci than Trump on vaccine

Delina DiSanto, a "Recovering Catholic" from Arizona, Wins Democratic Primary for Congress

Arizona State Rep. Athena Salman, an Atheist, Wins Her Democratic Primary

Wednesday TOONs - It Is What It Is

Officials say school laptops were held up ahead of new academic year, hinting at possible wider issu

AT&T is throttling my internet

Tennessean Bill Hagerty, who is seeking to be the Republican candidate in the U.S. Senate, compares

Trump's campaign knocks on a million doors a week. Biden's knocks on 0.

'She is absolutely our No. 1 draft pick': GOP pines for Rice as Biden VP

With Census Count Finishing Early, Fears of a Skewed Tally Rise

JarJar - The Secretary of FAILURE

Jenan Moussa's Twitter feed with videos of the Beirut accident (Warning: Graphic)

Morning Yo semites

Did you notice what happened last night?

Venus has at least 37 recently-active volcanoes

Trump's Plan To Undermine Democracy Ahead Of Election...

The "Squad" is about to get bigger.

DFL Files Federal Elections Complaint Against Ilhan Omar Challenger Antone Melton-Meaux

St. Louis prosecutor chided by Trump wins primary race

Any thoughts about Morning Joe (the show)?

Methuen's police chief is one of the highest paid in the country -- and he says he deserves more

LINCOLN PROJECT campaign ad: "Secretary of Failure"

US defense officials contradict Trump: No indication yet of attack in Beirut

Can someone interpret this -Possible Myeloma

Ammonium nitrate and other explosions at maritime terminals in history:

Missouri approves Medicaid expansion; Parson, Galloway win

Temps In Siberia Spike Again As Fires Spread; Bathhurst Inlet (Canada) Hits 33C at 68 North

Watchdog Demands to Know If Drug Maker Sitting on Possible Covid-19 Treatment Due to Patent, Profit

The Madness of King Donald of Orange: "Trump pledges lawsuit to block mail-in voting in Nevada"

Batagaika "Hellmouth" In Siberia Expanding Faster Than Ever @ 40-50 Feet Per Year

A Naval Officer's Spouse on Why the US Military Puts Empire Over Public Health

Joe: "Why the hell would I take a (cognitive) test?"

U.S. Rep. @RashidaTlaib will easily defeat Brenda Jones in the primary election.

Through 2018, Shipping Emissions Rose For Six Straight Years; Now Nearly 3% Of Global Carbon Output

Oligarchy and Democracy From the Civil War to the Present

Private-sector employment increased by 167,000 from June to July, on a seasonally adjusted basis.

WNBA Players Back Kelly Loeffler's Senate Opponent With 'Vote Warnock' Shirts

Heavier Rains Further Speeding Permafrost; AK Worst-Case - 1" Of Rain Equals 1" Of Melt

This is pure genius...

Professor Allan Lichtman announces that his model predicts a Trump loss in 2020

Before Beirut, there was the Texas City Disaster in 1947

Lincoln Project Trolls GOP Senators With Biting Trump Impersonator Endorsements

(Twitter vid) This was the moment of the explosion inside the BBC Beirut office

Scientists Find Essentially Zero Tree Growth For 3-4 Years At Amazon Gold Mine Sites Once Abandoned

DT Eager To Defund Social Security, But Senate GOP Nixed Cut To Payroll Tax, SS's Main Fund Source

This is the exact moment a maid risked her own life to save a little child, just as the explosion oc

DT Eager To Defund Social Security, But Senate GOP Nixed Cut To Payroll Tax, SS's Main Fund Source

Pentagon Officials Say Trump Was Talking Nonsense When He Called Beirut Explosion an Attack

How is America a democratic nation right now under Trump?

GOP satisfaction with the way things are going in the country has plunged, per Gallup

You raised $7,065.40 on August 4, 2020 to elect Joe Biden POTUS with our DU ActBlue link

Donald Trump claims Lebanon explosion 'looks like a terrible attack'

Missing Cardinals baseball. Hoping they can get back into the mix.

Gov. DeWine reminds churches of social distancing standards after one worshiper spreads co

The Rundown: August 5, 2020

Jiro Kuwata, "Batmanga" and "8 Man" Creator, Dead at 85

The Webcomics Weekly #98: Chapter Two on the Road to the Prologue to the Opening Salvo to 100 (8/04/

Marvel Cancels Ghost Rider

The Weekly Pull: Dark Nights: Death Metal, Giant-Size X-Men, Horizon Zero Dawn, and More

DT Eager To Defund Social Security, But Senate GOP Nixed Cut To Payroll Tax, SS's Main Fund Source

😃🇺🇸🦪🗓❗️ Yum 😋 or Yuk 🤢❓

If you've tested positive for 'rona,

well, Mr Potter is turning Bedford Falls into Pottersville...and nearly

Trump's Remarks in Press Briefing; August 4, 2020

Trump and Pence's Remarks at Ceremonial Swearing-In of General Charles Brown as Chief of Staff

Fox News is very concerned that this presidential candidate's brain isn't working

I need a safe place to emotionally blow up

FBI raids Miami office during probe into billionaire's alleged money laundering

Ernestine "Tiny" Davis was born on this date.

"I was Trumped!"

Trump Says Surging Virus 'Will Go Away Like Things Go Away'

Trump this morning on Covid-19: "This thing's going away. It will go away like things go away."

The Truth Behind Italy's $1 Homes

Happy Birthday Rick Derringer

Happy Birthday to Mark O'Conner

BREAKING: Trump says in Fox Interview that He'll give RNC acceptance speech from WH

NEW Lincoln Project ad hits Kushner: Secretary of Failure"

Anyone hear anything about the DNC? Updated - "Biden wont tavel"

Is the Fed propping up the stock market? trump keeps bragging on the market

How Native Tribes Started Winning at the Supreme Court

John Huston was born on this date.

Jonathan Swan: trump is not confronting Reality

Why America Is Afraid of TikTok

It is what it is.

Joe: The truth of the matter is, Donald Trump inherited a growing economy from President Obama and m

Paradise Valley telecom companies accused of placing hundreds of millions of fraudulent robocalls

Great tweet!

So the Con said DeathSentence is a great governor and Florida

I have a theory about why the Dotard and pence don't get it.

Biden tweet about Trump and the economy he inherited and squandered:

Very strong and very powerful message from @MeidasTouch.

Based on the summer update to my model, I'm recommending support of the following candidates:

"My view is the schools should open. This thing is going away. It will go away like things go away"

Trump campaign sues Nevada over expanded mail-in voting

"It is what it is"

Failing the Coronavirus-Testing Test

Freep: Whenever we see a map of Michigan without the Upper Peninsula on it

Trump interviews Trump

New York unveils landmark antitrust bill that makes it easier to sue tech giants

"My generals" Sounds like third-world dictator crap. I know it won't happen but I would love...

OMG. Perfect ... perfect comment

Meanwhile in Canada" "COVID Alert exposure app hits over one million downloads"

Secretary of Failure [TLP]

Isaias deals devastating damage to Connecticut, cutting power to more than 700,000

Senate Seats Most Likely to Flip

Florida Man Rips Plastic Partition and Attacks Lyft Driver

Legendary NYC journalist Pete Hamill dies

Initial investigations point to negligence as cause of Beirut blast, source says

Sally Yates coming up at Senate Hearing

Children who suffer violence or trauma age faster, study finds

Dystopian Artists ‎- Soliloquy (DYSTOPIAN 010) Full Album

What is it tweeting about?

Trump Humiliated In Worst Interview in History

Trump Lies for 5 Straight Minutes During Whacked Briefing

Rescue Squirrel Asks His Parents To Adopt Him - PEANUT

Survivors of Covid-19 show increased rate of psychiatric disorders, study finds

Be like #50

Jesus, Pix of workers at warehouse in Beirut where explosion took place

New "It is what it is" Joe Biden ad

Dancing Priest Does Hamilton CHURCH PARODY "You'll Be Back"

Jim Croce -- "Bad Leroy Brown" -vs- "Big Jim Walker"

Michelle Obama says she is managing 'low-grade depression'

Trump's interview debacle sends a warning for the fall campaign

A question that must be asked... and answered.

Cats standing upright - just not right- world domination forecast

From Portland mail carriers: an early warning about Trump's USPS machinations and the election

Trump rages at Sally Yates minutes before she testifies in the Senate: Greatest political crime of t

A 60-Foot Robot Just Took Its First Steps

Lack of regulation enforcement caused Beruit explosion

Formerly of the Old Crow Medicine Show, Willie Watson

Biden for President Unveils New Website

October surprise -- courtesy of Cy Vance

When I saw Secretary of failure trending I just knew it was Betsy Devos. Then I realized how many fa

He got life for stealing hedge clippers. The Louisiana Supreme Court says it's a fair sentence.

So far, the Senate "review" of the FBI Russia investigation has been the "Lindsey" show

Congressman Lacy Clay was defeated because he was a sell out.

Pastor claims 'no one' at John Lewis' funeral wore masks -- changes subject when he can't find photo

Kris Kobach ridiculed after losing comeback bid in Kansas: 'Adios amigo'

Who should we blame about short-changing the Census?

1698 new cases on the AZ Dashboard today, Wed.; 87 deaths

OMG Breaking: US covid cases are LOWER than World covid cases!!11!!1

Pic Of The Moment: Wait, You Mean Trump Lied AGAIN? Surely Not!

24 hours of embarrassing incidents culminate in #TrumpIsALaughingStock trending on Twitter

US health chief to make most senior visit to Taiwan in decades

Remember when Trump cared about people and life

CDC expects 2020 outbreak of rare, life-threatening condition affecting children

New poll shows Harrison in striking distance of Graham, tight 2020 presidential race

Gov. Whitmer declares racism as public health crisis in Michigan

The Daily Dread - Tracking the spread, 8/5/20

Ron DeSantis admits GOP sabotaged unemployment with 'pointless roadblocks' so fewer people...

NY Gov. Cuomo signs legislation allowing ice cream made with liquor

GOP Lawmakers Said That They Were Forced To Go Along With Donald Trump's Ways Or Face Retirement

The Census Bureau's Grim Take on the Employment Shock During the Pandemic: Not Improving Yet

The SEC is investigating Kodak's recent 2,190% stock spike following Elizabeth Warren's calls...

Closed voting booths are popping up all over DC this a.m.

A Line-by-Line Analysis of the Hilarious 'Case for Trump'

'You now have coronavirus': Pinellas County man spits on child in restaurant, police say

Remember when the U.S. rushed to offer disaster assistance?

Factory worker's death highlights debate over GOP-backed coronavirus liability shield

Uganda Reports 2 New Gorilla Babies in Bwindi National Park

Rashida Tlaib wins 2020 Michigan primary against Brenda Jones

Donald Trump Reportedly Stunned Dr. Fauci By Asking In Private Why The Government Can't Just Let...

Most of GA reopened schools this week -Already 20 cases in open schools

Yo.....Semite

Joe Biden will no longer travel to Milwaukee to accept Democratic nomination

Iowa governor says students won't receive credit if school districts defy 50% mandate on in-person

As election looms, a network of mysterious 'pink slime' local news outlets nearly triples in size

Donald Trump mispronounces 'Yosemite' at White House event

Trump may break with 'presidential norms' and give GOP convention speech from the White House lawn

The Great Mask Debate

Virtual come as you are party:

Yesterday's Primary results show the strength of the progressive Left...

Yesterday's Senate Vote on confirmation of Mark Wesley Menezes to be Deputy Secretary.....

The simple joy of empowerment

Bombshell book reveals Jeffrey Epstein was a Mar-a-Lago member -- despite Trump Organization's denial

Republicans Aid Kanye West's Bid to Get on the 2020 Ballot

Iowa governor has stopped AG from joining anti-Trump suits

DNC on hold - "Biden won't travel".

Dems, White House optimistic stimulus deal could be reached this week after both sides make concessi

Endangered Republicans to McConnell: Don't leave town

U.S. Arms Control Special Envoy tweets photos of nuclear assets

Biden Will Accept Nomination In Delaware

Trump says Florida can provide accurate vote-by-mail results because of its Republican governors

Florida's Elder-Care Facilities Buckle as Virus Deaths Climb

Georgia second grader tests positive for coronavirus after attending the first day of school

I Took the 2020 KIA Soul in for its second service this morning. COVID Report.

New York City sets up quarantine checkpoints as it toughens state travel restrictions

Can N.Y.C. Reopen Schools? The Whole Country Is Watching

One dead, four others injured in Los Angeles mansion party shooting

Every Recreational Cannabis Delivery Service, by State

DU got it first. The 'paper finally published my letter of 07-15.

TikTok tightens misinformation rules before 2020 election

Tea has been served (Trump/Acosta-CNN):

Any word on Joe's August pick?

Stunning pictures of blast damage in Beirut

Michigan declares racism public health crisis, will require implicit bias training for state...

Viral Photos Shows Maskless Kids At Georgia School Reopening

How to save the world.

#Trump does NOT deny he is #sabotaging the #USPS when accused of doing so on @Fox&Friends....

Second Person Used Covid Relief Money to Buy a Lamborghini, Prosecutors Say

Former officer who shot Rayshard Brooks sues over firing

Ted Cruz bashes Oprah for 'lecture' on race: 'What utter, racist BS'

Sen Sherrod Brown bringing the heat, Connie Schultz amplifying it

Pete Hamill, legendary New York columnist, has died

"Do you despise Donald Trump?

Georgia second grader tests positive for coronavirus after first day of school, forcing class to qua

Great Touring Bike Deals Coming To An Estate Sale Near You, Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Hopes To ...

Anyone seen Pence?? Is he healthy?

For the unemployed, rising grocery prices stretch budgets even more

"Who do we want?" "Xenu!" "When do we want him?" "Ten trillion years!"

Rising grocery prices stretch budgets even more

Watching a WHOLE LOT of Republican Projection Heaped On Sally Yates

Arpaio only lost by 500 votes out of almost 400,000

Yahoo Comments Section

When I get my ballot and vote I am taking it directly to my county courthouse. No worries about

Republicans are trying to block mask mandates at polling places.

Instagram Displayed Negative Related Hashtags For Biden, But Hid Them For Trump

caption TRUMP photo

Weather service to investigate 2 tornadoes in eastern Pennsylvania, 2 in N.J.

Vail is betting that disinfection technology will make school, buildings safer during coronavirus

State Department watchdog resigns after predecessor's ouster

500,000 Covid-19 victims in Florida

State Department announces new acting watchdog

Rick Steves: I'm Traveling, Even Though I'm Stuck at Home

Did you know black people can only own certain kinds of dogs?

An Elderly Lebanese Woman plays the piano amid the rubble in her house

Chicago schools will teach online in fall, dropping plan for partial in-person classes

I've been thinking about the upcoming presidential election and russia fucking with it...

ACLU tweet on Government's aerial surveillance of BLM protests

Sen. Leahy to Sen. Graham: "Let her answer the question. Just because it's a woman testifying..."

Massive ancient temple complex may lurk beneath famous Northern Ireland fort

Suicidal adults can use nasal spray to help ease symptoms within 24 hours, FDA says

GOP Senate nominee: $600 virus unemployment benefit is 'way too much'

Liberty University's new Recruitment ad..............

Trump's comments on the Beirut blast.

Karen Bass supports the Green New Deal and Medicare for All

1st intact evidence of Incas' underwater ritual offerings found in a lake in the Andes

1st intact evidence of Incas' underwater ritual offerings found in a lake in the Andes

update on lilBitKoz

Can Neil Young Sue Donald Trump Into Silence?

Democrats in Congress Are Fighting Trump's Anti-Trans Homeless Shelter Rule

John Lewis' march for civil rights continues

Irony is not dead. Consider . . . . . .

To everyone who has been missing their visits to the hair salon

Biden: Like everything else he's inherited, Trump squandered Obama's economy

Cartoons 8/5/2020

Gov. Jay Inslee cruises, with GOP's Loren Culp a strong 2nd

The Congo River Basin: Home of the deepest river in the world

GOP senator on Trump accepting nomination at White House: 'Is that even legal?'

Yates says Obama, Biden didn't influence Flynn investigation

House candidate injured in crash on primary election day

"Lift Every Voice And Sing" -- arranged in instrumental jazz manner. Very touching.

The Federal Clampdown On Portland Shows Just How Fragile Our Democracy Is

Tucker Carlson Thinks 'We're Still Not Precisely Sure How George Floyd Died'

Bass corrects explanation for appearing at Scientology event

On the Reidout yesterday: A brief review of what other presidents have done for Black Americans

Biden Turns Trump's Most Callous Comment About Coronavirus Against Him In New Ad

Fauci says family has faced threats, harassment amid pandemic

Sander's supporter's Delegates Call Biden Foreign Policy Team 'A Horror Show' And Ask For New Hires

Unemployment Recipients Might Not Be 'Overpaid' After All

Explosive Fertilizer Confiscated From Russian Businessman's Ship Linked to Beirut Blast - Mediazona

Massive fire breaks out at food warehouse in Ajman, UAE.

Gold price rockets past $2,000 per ounce and it could keep going

Majority of registered voters oppose U.S. election delay: Reuters/Ipsos poll

God is a homeless, mad scientist, and...

Therapy llama 'Caesar the No Drama Llama' calms tensions at protests

Verified Voting Special Report: Managing the Surge of Mail-in Ballots in 2020 election

I'm done with masks. It's not about safety. It's about complaince.

Interior secretary confirms feds monitoring protesters' social media feeds

Brianna Kielar strikes back at anti-trump critics, specifically in reference to...

Today is the 158th birthday of Joseph Merrick, AKA 'The Elephant Man'. What forensic science shows.

This map shows how much rain fell from #Isaias in the Mid-Atlantic.

Voting for judges seems incredibly stupid!

In another twist, State Dept.'s acting inspector general resigns amid Pompeo probes

Looking for something FUN to do while quarantined? I'm a lifelong scale model builder, and it has

video of Orlando racist's arrest

Iowa governor signs executive order restoring felons' voting rights

'Malignant' GOP voters will keep backing 'dumber and angrier' candidates no matter what happens...

Most Iowa voters disagree with GOP governor on reopening schools: poll

Washington governor candidate Loren Culp faces lawsuit over child sex abuse investigation

America's Prosecutors Know What Bill Barr Did Was Wrong

Exclusive: Trump campaign seeks early September presidential debate

1st words you'll utter after seeing video of magat leaving our wh:

2750 Tons of Explosives (and fertilizer) in One Location

Please stand by.....

Roger "Doc" Marshall is perfect for the Republican party.

GOP gubernatorial candidate Loren Culp held election rally despite coronavirus restrictions

Republicans, how much did you sell your soul for?

'It was an angry speech': Trump slams Obama's eulogy of civil rights icon John Lewis

Know any charity that accepts children's items like strollers?

Kanye has filed in Ohio, the Secretary of State's office says.

If someone who can't pronounce "Yosemite" can become POTUS, kids can miss some in-class instruction

Summer Fashion 2020

One death every 80 seconds: The grim new toll of COVID-19 in America

"Gather around children...."

I don't understand..

United States v. Nixon: President Nixon releases incriminating "smoking gun" tape, today 1974

Jerry Falwell Jr. explains his Instagram photo on local radio...it doesn't help

"..As senator, I took on the NRA and secured a 10-year ban on assault weapons -- and as president, I

Question regarding states like NV changing to mail-in voting for 2020 ...

Two decades of pandemic war games failed to account for Donald Trump (longish, very good)

Virginia's the first state to use new COVID-19 app from Apple, Google CORONAVIRUS

Baby Driver - A Josh Turner Cover of Simon & Garfunkel

"It is what it is": It's Trump's fault. That's what it IS!

Too Bad Nobody Asked Him Who Would Attack Lebanon

I just got out of the shower and I smell so good

How was so much ammonium nitrate left to sit in Beirut's port for years?

Nancy Pelosi calls out Andrea Mitchell for allowing another Trump media distraction

AOL: 'unmentionable' has right to suspend payroll tax...

I have a Belgian waffle recipe

In honor of the 50th anniversary, KSU Chorale sings "Ohio"

Cori Bush Upsets Lacy Clay In Congressional Democratic Primary

Chuck E. Cheese animatronic found in the middle of nowhere.

D.C. Journalists In Awe Of Australian Reporter Able To Speak To Trump Without Succumbing To ...

A very cool elephant

The Truth Behind A Viral Picture Of A Reopening School Is Worse Than It Looked

Tom Tomorrow, Ways to reassure Americans

Trump campaign official falsely implies mail-in voting leads to fraud

Beagle Talent

'American Ninja Warrior' Champ Drew Drechsel Charged With Child Sex Crimes

Great Dane can't help but howl along with his squeaky toy

Something walks into a bar

2009 Wall Street Created 💀Death Bonds💀 - 2020 Pandemic Payoffs?

The nerds are trying to save us from the cool kids

What is the first word that pops up in your head when you see this Lonely Planet tweet:

Kings Dominion not reopening this year -- first time in 45 years theme park has closed for season

Ask a trivia question about a fictional person, place, thing, TV show, or movie - Part Six

Trump's perfect storm of a Kodak deal is getting new scrutiny

When a valve on a sewage line is cranked open, no reasonable person expects sparkling

It's time for Republicans to cut the bullshit about the FISA warrants.

Trump still not grasping the severity of the pandemic, source tells CNN

Staff meeting Zoom call today - we're going back in in two weeks

Poop scoop: Satellite images reveal Antarctic penguin haunts

Why scientists are worried about a 'Warp Speed' COVID-19 vaccine

Wohl issued a statement saying Corrigan has accused them of kidnapping her and sending the tweets

Therapy llama 'Caesar the No Drama Llama' calms tensions at protests

The Plot Against America: The GOP's Plan to Suppress the Vote and Sabotage the Election

Republican Vets Against Trump

half cocked

What's for Dinner, Wed., Aug. 5, 2020

Oh Lord- Why doest thou tempt me so?

Ban on abortion method overcomes filibuster, advances in Nebraska Legislature

Biden should give his DNC presidential acceptance from the White House. He'll be living there soon.

When Failure to Render Aid is as Deadly as the Bullet

Gov. Cooper extends 'Safer at home' Phase 2 of reopening N.C. until Sept. 11

Yo-se-mite

Iisten...

When power goes off or the Internewt is slow...

Puppy Can't Take a Compliment

Trump appointed judge throw out another Nunes lawsuit

Biden speaks out about his "vetting" process on Twitter. He still has a great sense of humor:

TELL YOUR SENATORS: MITCH BETTER HAVE MY MONEY

Biden will beat trump, says historian who predicted every presidential race since 1984.

Top 10 Conservative Idiots #9-7: With Experts Like These, Who Needs Quacks? Edition

4 minute compilation of French Bulldog puppies being cute:

Favorite part of Trump/Swan interview: Read the manuals/books! Swan "What book?"

'I'm in charge of the Hatch Act': Trump lashes out at chief of staff over potential ethics violation

Another Shitshow coming up - Jebus Effin' Krist - you are not doing a good job when

I betcha this is the October surprise!

Here's a wise sage who has it ALL figured out

Students at school touted by Pence for reopening must quarantine due to COVID-19

Profiles in Perfidy, XXIX. . . . Please come CAPTION PresiDented Trump!!!

A great timeless quote from 1962 by John F Kennedy

Coincidence?

Teenage Student Whistleblower Who Took Photos of GA High School Opening-Suspended.

Hotels criticized for taking virus money face investigation

Absentee Voting in North Carolina

Whenever his dad's in the hammock, he launches himself in

would anyone object

Virus testing in the US is dropping, even as deaths mount

Baby rescue seal swims back to the ocean with her best friend

Cute pic of red pandas

Trump: "You'll never know who the winner is, but the winner's going to be me."

How are the people at the Living History Farms dealing with the virus?

Guy finds an abandoned baby pig who grows up to be a 600-pound lap dog

Biden Promises Not To Add Another Foot to Trump's Flimsy "Wall"

trump pledge of allegiance

I just had a fantasy visual:

This Made Me Laugh

MST3k 313 - Earth vs the Spider (((ROFLMAO!!!)))

Stray kittens keep hissing at their rescuers until they get fed 😹😻

Let's put things into prospective

Ads on linked videos

Falwell Jr. "I promised my kids, I'm gonna try to be a good boy from here on out."

Beirut bride's special day horribly disrupted, the video...

David Corn: The Self-Destruction of Donald J. Trump

He's such a good boy in his stroller that he gets to go to the ice cream shop for a treat

***KISS ME KATE ( 1953) 12:00 AM

Wolf Blitzer interviewing Mark Meadows on CNN.

Hydroxychloroquine can't stop COVID-19. It's time to move on, scientists say

Got a chuckle out of this.

Devin Nunes loses another lawsuit - dismissed by a Trump judge!

I seem to remember I heard this somewhere

CIA steers clear of Senate Republican probe into Bidens

This is glorious on so many levels. Cori Bush kicks arse in Missouri...

Dr. Fauci says his daughters need security as family continues to get death threats

Trump-esque 3rd world deregulation led to the explosion in Beirut Lebanon yesterday

Fatah leader: Contacts underway to resume peace process

JUPITER'S BIZARRE, HELLISH WEATHER JUST GOT A LITTLE WEIRDER -- STUDY

Pump you own gas, Walter Geoffrey!

Democrats will have at least 50 US Senate seats after the 2020 US Senate Elections.

Sally Yates gave the public a reminder.

'Calvert County residents are asked to report property and business damages

Is anyone watching the Daily Special Word Salad?

We must #SaveTheUSPS!

NEW AD: Republican Vets Against Trump

NEW AD: Republican Vets Against Trump

Subtle but brilliant meme

Trump's Postmaster General is trying to triple the postage rates on election ballots.

Just frickin STOP covering his daily shitshow already!

A shout out to Prof. Jason Johnson

What are some of your favorite songs from musicals?

Mary Trump wants to charge her uncle with Criminal Liability for 200,000 DEATHS

One of the arguments used for insurance based health care, "You get to keep your own doctor."

WTF? Senator Kennedy just called Sally Yates dumber than a rock. SENATOR KENNEDY.

Yes Trump Children Die At A Lower Rate Than Adults But They CARRY THE TRUMP VIRUS

Navy SEALs cut ties to national museum after Colin Kaepernick K-9 demonstration video

Trump Financial Disclosure Values Rudy Giuliani's Legal Services At... Zero

Do old people tend to sleep a lot?

Yates has said twice now that she still is not allowed to reveal who the US was surveilling when it

This.

Mail-in Ballots - What I sent to Governor Hogan

Far-right media target Anthony Fauci's daughter with conspiracy theory about her employment

Here's the total bullshit about USPS not being able to handle voting by mail

Trump is insane to say that Arizona is a model, at current rates, in a week or sooner, it's going to

What I sent to my Congresscritters today.

Trump only cares about Donald Trump.

Trump campaign ad against Joe Biden contains a number of doctored images

If anyone is looking for a classic recipe

Ricketts defends his stance that mask mandates are counterproductive, would encourage resistance

Mahogany Rush - Dragonfly

'Taking Taxpayers for a Ride': Moderna to Charge $32-$37/Dose for Covid-19 Vaccine Developed Entirel

Peter Frampton: Baby I Love Your Way

Facebook removed a Trump post because it violated the company's policies banning 'harmful COVID misi

Corinth School District (MS) reports two more positive COVID-19 cases at middle & elementary schools

Another Inspector General Resigns Amid Questions About Pompeo

Consequences for trump :

Daisy Coleman: Assault survivor in Netflix film takes own life

What we know about the massive explosion in Beirut that killed at least 135, injured thousands

About delaying the mail

A Message To Reluctant Trump Supporters: Sit This One Out

Maybe If Trump Got Infected With Covid Spent A Week On A Respirator Then Died

Singing in Slavery: Songs of Survival, Songs of Freedom

MSNBC Dumps Trump's Briefing For Not Being Newsworthy

I downloaded the COVIDWISE app

A large group of Karens

CDC Warns Against Drinking Hand Sanitizer Amid Reports of Deaths

LOVE HINA opening song Sakura Saku

Steve Sack FTW

Be still my heart. Vance subpoenas Trump's financial docs from Deutsche Bank

Sen Harris plays "Stump the Cornyn"

Trump Puts Aides on Tightrope With White House Acceptance Speech

So my district is opening under a hybrid model after 3 weeks of all remote

Douche bank has complied with the subpoena

Trump? He is what he is. nt

My Mom Secretly Made Pot Brownies For AIDS Patients And It Changed My Life

Deadly diseases from wildlife thrive when nature is destroyed, study finds

Medicaid..question..

'P-Valley' Is the Sexy, Brilliant Strip Club Show You Should Be Watching

If Biden wins, the post-Trump corruption purge will have to be epic

Kanye West, with GOP help, plans to be a spoiler in the election...

Trump and his spinners are suddenly freaking out about Florida. Here's why.

More MSM stuff about Trader Joe's.

Alarm at Trump's unsubstantiated claim that Beirut blast was an 'attack'

Dem Convention Social Media Digital Toolkit

Congress stimulus negotiations: Things are finally starting to move

Tucker Carlson Says It's 'Probably Illegal' For Biden To Pick A Black Woman As VP

Polls: 2016 vs. 2020

Full list of debate moderators "proposed" by Trump campaign (no, they don't get to decide)

Joe tweet you must read!

Beirut in state of emergency after blast as death toll rises and rescues continue

An underwater webcam in the port of Miami has become a lockdown sensation.

'Disgusting' study rating attractiveness of women with endometriosis retracted by medical journal

'Disgusting' study rating attractiveness of women with endometriosis retracted by medical journal

Garbage (Manson, Erikson, Vig and Marker)

Is anyone still not thinking

Protect our votes - new Really American ad

Virginia mayor who said Joe Biden picked Aunt Jemima as VP faces calls to resign

BrooklynDad_Defiant's tweet on Sen. John Kennedy

Lesson re-learned

Trump floats constitutionally dubious idea of extending unemployment benefits by executive order

2020 US Senate Election Rating from Safe D to Safe R

"A good dress rehearsal for November" Shelby County election leaders prepare for surge of mail-in p

Women Scare Trump - Meidas Touch

Trump offers no sympathy to those died from virus, he offered sympathy to those dead in Lebanon

Hey NY DUers! Whatta Ya Know on this?

The good part about Kobach losing? Peter Thiel is his biggest donor

It is incredibly dangerous for Trump to blather about the Lebanon explosion being a bomb.

What are some of your favorite arias from Opera?

Siberian Fires Released More Carbon In Two Months Than All Of Scandanavia Puts Out In A Year

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