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Archives: May 12, 2021

Israel, Hamas escalate fighting with no end in sight

Reaching Back To The New Deal, Biden Proposes A Civilian Climate Corps

Canada asks U.S. court to prevent Michigan from shutting down Line 5 pipeline

Liz Cheney speaking live on CNN, but not on MDSNBC

NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins v. Washington Capitals An interesting game tonight.

17 of Wisconsin 72 counties are 2nd amendment GUN santuaries!!

Texas officials back pardoning Floyd for 2004 drug arrest

Georgia Governor Signs Bill Repealing Citizen's Arrest Law After Ahmaud Arbery Killing

'Present any evidence': Jon Ossoff confronts Ted Cruz for lies about voter registration fraud

Colin Kaepernick editing, publishing collection of police abolition essays

*C. Hayes (msnbc) about to show a clip of L. Cheney from today.

"Cheney: Remaining silent and ignoring the lie emboldens the liar. I will not participate in that"

Florida: DeSantis signs bill expanding private school voucher programs

One of today's sunset pics:

'Rationals' vs. 'radicals': Anti-Trump Republicans threaten third party

German Catholic Priests Bless Same-Sex Couples, Defy Vatican

Mitt Romney reportedly accosted Josh Hawley over the Capitol riot: 'You have caused this!'

Gianni Russo: J. Edgar Hoover was Gay, Howard Hughes was Bisexual - CIA Killed Him (Part 6)

Seattle to hold pop-up COVID-19 vaccine clinics in West Seattle, Fremont and Ballard

Manhattan DA is signaling 'a good likelihood of a charge' coming against Trump: Preet Bharara

Uber and Lyft will provide free rides to vaccination sites until July 4, Biden says.

Graham warns about trying to 'drive' Trump from GOP: 'Half the people will leave'

Liz Cheney strikes defiant tone in floor speech on eve of her expected ousting from House GOP leader

Ted Lieu: Don McGahn to testify under oath May 19

Caitlyn Jenner didn't vote last year because she was busy golfing

A Smorgasbord of Boston Sports...right now..all at the same time..

Lindsey Graham: If You Try to Drive Trump Out of the GOP, 'Half the People Will Leave'

We must act to help Afghans who served alongside US troops

I-40 Hernando de Soto bridge over the Mississippi River is closed because of a crack in the bridge

Tomorrow is a "come to Jesus" moment for the House Republicans.

Pelosi: House Democrats want to make child tax credit expansion permanent

A couple years ago Hayden Karchmaeir and Ben Todd started a project. It never did get done

Group of Republicans Threatens to Start Third Party

2 California police officers fatally shot within 24 hours

Mandatory Tuesday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread!

Norman Lloyd, Actor in 'St. Elsewhere' and Hitchcock's 'Saboteur,' Dies at 106

job vacancies surge to record high - 8 million

Border Arrests at Highest In Two Decades

Conan O Brien.........has Sean Hayes on........AND I LOVE THEM. ❤️❤️❤️

Feds In Sex Crime Probe Against MAGA Rep. Gaetz Try To Flip Ex-Girlfriend

Watch Liz Cheney speak ahead of vote tomorrow to oust her

QAnon & Libertarian's Murderous Cult Origins

SecMayorkas announced a new, dedicated domestic terrorism branch within the DHS Office of Intel

Florida Man Arrested After Bragging On Facebook About Attending Capitol Riot

Ocracoke, NC fish cam

Scoop: Stephanie Murphy announcing challenge to Marco Rubio

Biden administration gives go-ahead for Vineyard Wind 'large-scale' offshore wind farm

Add to Liz CHEENEE's to-do conscience: Daddy & YOO forged torture policy. "Taxi to the Dark Side"

First names for the new anti-Trump group.....

Death penalty & Hate crimes charges for Atlanta Spa shooter

Everything is just ducky!

Hannity got the J&J vaccine, so he says

So why haven't silk suit LaPierre and the rest of them

Kicked from the Nest - Sack Cartoon

instead of facing Trump in '24, indict, prosecute, imprison him now. Or, we'll likely face him in 24

My son sent me this. It creeps me right out

Starting Today: Additional Customer Service Improvements for Unemployment Compensation

As With the Tea Party, Republican Leaders Try to Control a Rebel Army - Seib

Greatest Historiacal Accomplishment in the last 150 years?...

Better late than never, I suppose?

Better late than never, I suppose?

Everyone is panicking': Some Richmond-area motorists scramble for gasoline as shutdown of key pipe

This is not the Republican party that I have loathed over the last 30 years....

Shannon Watts, "mom's demand action founder", sends thoughts and prayers to the NRA

Liz Cheney carries the mantle of Margaret Chase Smith. NOT Susan Collins

Kids' movies

John Kerry deserves a national apology.

Fuck Liz Cheney

Current events: The gasoline shortage Georgia, NCarolina


Kinsinger takes on Gaetz via Twitter. This is funny!

We have to turn to a war criminal advocate for salvation from Trump?

I know I am not alone when I say that it was embarrassingly obvious the very first time that

randy rainbow's new video: Clang, Clang, Clang Went Josh Hawley! (don't miss this one) :)

No more Cheney adulation

The Far-Right War On History, Education & Thinking

The Caitlyn Jenner voting story gets worst.

Free concerts at Hollywood Bowl for Frontline and Essential Workers

CREW sues for records on Mnuchin lifting sanctions on Israeli billionaire Daniel Gertler

I am sure this board could produce a very long list of reasons why I would be a terrible US Senator,

Grievance, rebellion and burnt bridges: Tracing Josh Hawley's path to the insurrection

The Daily Show: Caitlyn Jenner Takes on Gavin Newsom in the California Recall Election

Hate to say anything good about the "other guy" but,

Records Show Caitlyn Jenner Did Vote In 2020

Kimmel: MyPillow Mike's Ranting Rally, Jenner's Poll Problems, Tiger on the Loose & Viral Menthol

Rockets Kill 2 Israelis, Airstrikes Kill 28 In Gaza - MSNBC

So ... the new GOP Big Idea is "The War Against Truth" ?

The Daily Show: Let's Talk About the Israel-Palestine Conflict

So I am now on-line with my solar panels/energy management.

Baratunde Thurston is an amazing wordsmith.

Hospitals in tourist-haven Costa Rica in 'serious' phase as Covid-19 cases surge

The Daily Show: 18 Years in Solitary Confinement & Befriending the Woman He Shot - Ian Manuel

Chesapeake Energy posts profit after bankruptcy exit, declares dividend

Actually, Liz Cheney is a Coward

A Modest Suggestion about Referring to the "Other Guy"

Too cold to handle? Race is on to pioneer shipping of hydrogen

Chuck Schumer: Republican legislation harming our democracy - The Hill

A Republican awakening? Is that possible?

Lightning strikes Florida highway causing 'chunk of road' to fly through truck windshield

Seth Meyers - Trump Calls Kentucky Derby-Winning Horse "Junky" After Failed Drug Test - 5/10/21

I just had a thought. Trump's base wants to be able to follow Trump more than

'Rationals' vs. 'radicals': Anti-Trump Republicans threaten third party

Inside Pictet, the Secretive Swiss Bank for the World's Richest People

(Jewish Group) The Pew study cheat sheet: 10 key conclusions from the new survey of American Jews

from Jamie Raskin:

Taj Mahal and Keb Mo - Diving Duck Blues

More anti-LGBTQ laws have been passed in the last year than any other time in American history

The Liz Cheney speech

Schumer, McConnell Clash Over Voting Rights Bill In Senate - NBC News

Ken Buck can just go f*ck himself.

Joy Reid on Kevin McCarthy: 'A Puppet Show'

Honky Tonk Women - Playing for Change

Trump asked the Secret Service to get 'these fat guys off my detail'

After Plano Rally, Ken Paxton and Conservative Media Lash Out at Marvin Scott III Protesters

Former circus elephants get spacious new home in Florida

McCarthy vs Liz....

Structural Crack Closes Mississippi River Interstate Bridge Indefinitely

On CNN Cuomo were talking about Margaret Chase Smith, and the parallels today

The Key Players in the Mapuche Conflict

The Mendoza Line: UT mascot Bevo stages fecal protest against 'The Eyes of Texas'

Have Veterans Groups Reacted To The Repugs Voter Suppression Tactics In The States?.....

Quicksilver Messenger Service - Fresh Air - 1975

No more oreos

Republicans Have Enacted Voter Restrictions In 12 States And Counting - The Last Word - MSNBC

GOP Hates 'Cancel Culture,' But Is Ready To Cancel Liz Cheney

Gaetz Investigation Update & the Challenge of Bringing Greenberg on Board as a Cooperating Witness

Leo Kottke - Vasaline Machine Gun (CNN?)

Gasoline hoarding has now begun

Warp drives: Physicists give chances of faster-than-light space travel a boost

Little Feat, Lowell George - Willin' - 1977

How Millions of Dollars Stolen From Mexican Taxpayers Passed Through One South Texas Bank

Infamous Stringdusters - "Don't Think Twice, It's Alright"

Two by Leonardo Leo/ For the Lovers of Cello 💕

If the Wingnuts in your state managed to vote to secede, what would you do?

Defiant Liz Cheney Blasts Republicans For Emboldening 'Liar' Trump - Rachel Maddow - MSNBC

US envoy to return to El Salvador after government outrage

Central American leaders resisting Biden's anti-corruption efforts

Sen. Merkley: Need Voting Rights Legislation For 'Election Protection' - The Last Word - MSNBC

Timeless classic from Schubert 💕

Former Honduran National Police Officer Sentenced To 12 Years In Prison For Conspiring To Import Coc

'Disturbing and reckless': Retired brass spread election lie in attack on Biden, Democrats


Florida declares state of emergency after pipeline shutdown

'Cold-Blooded Fraudster': Founder of 'Students for Trump' Gets Time Behind Bars for Posing as Lawyer

Alabama officer convicted of murder stays on city payroll

Florida declares state of emergency after pipeline shutdown

Gas Supply Panic Sets In As Effects Of Pipeline Hack Drag On - Rachel Maddow - MSNBC

Arizona voters to decide if non-citizens can pay in-state tuition

The myriad ways sewage surveillance is helping fight COVID around the world

'Panic buying' is driving the fuel shortage after Colonial Pipeline hack, expert says - PBS NewsHour

Bear has close call on utility poles in Arizona border city

Dunn Spearheads Effort To Study Harvesting Mississippi River To Replenish Colorado River Supply

Rep. Schiff on MSNBC: America Needs to Step Up its Cyber Defenses

WTF. SF Gate criticizes Disney's Snow White ride.

Tweet of the Day

Arizona Hearing Device Company Must Stop Deceptive Advertising

Finchem hopes audit will lead to reassignment of Arizona's electoral votes

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 5/11/21

US Senate seats that Democrats need to win in 2022 in order to get 60 US Senate seats.

Arizona court quickly tosses election challenge filed by unnamed plaintiffs

Stephen Colbert - Guest Michelle Obama!

3 Black Chicago cops discuss policing in the city

DU Poll: Evaluate the performance of the USPS

The NYer: A Pennsylvania Lawmaker and the Resurgence of Christian Nationalism

Cerne Giant in Dorset dates from Anglo-Saxon times, analysis suggests

All five Maricopa County supervisors to be subpoenaed Monday over audit

Liz Cheney removed from her #3 position will backfire on both the failed former guy and the GQP,

Proof positive that the cray cray have jumped the shark

No Charges Yet for Scottsdale Fire Captain Accused of Terrorizing Teens With Gun

Mesa lawmaker targets classroom 'propaganda'

It was treason, Bert...

Anti-Maskers Ready to Start Masking--to Protect Themselves From the Vaccinated

Breakfast Wednesday 12 May 2021

What does sperm and republicans have in common

The level of political immaturity here, from *** some *** is quite disappointing, and unfortunately

More than 100 Republican former officials to seek reforms, threaten new party

Biden's Schedule for Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Little known fact: The White House is actually a National Park.

Meet Jevin Hodge, The Millennial Democrat Running For Arizona Congress

Blue Origin Will Finally Fly Passengers to the Edge of Space in July

Liz Cheney's Liberal Critics Are Missing the Point

Wednesday TOONs - The GQP's Big Tent (updated)

Nursing home board members quiet after Republic investigation led Ducey to disband group

If you turned on cable news this morning you'd never know there will be a

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema talks infrastructure with President Joe Biden in White House meeting

Always remember to check your Zoom screen name BEFORE you connect, kids

The Groundhog is sticking out his head from his hole tomorrow.

After Liz Cheney loses her #3 position, and speaks out ,

"From the Golden Toilet of Donald J Trump.............

Joe Biden could make a daring political move...

White House calls on Mexican government to probe possible labor violations at GM auto plant

W. Exception Of Some WA Watersheds, Long-Term Drought Prevails Across The Western States

High school lacrosse players accused of using racist slurs to opponents after recent game

Levies now cover about $250 billion a year in goods--down from $370 billion--as U.S. companies ...

Unreleased State Department review blames Trump for 'delayed' pandemic response: report

Global Warming Thawing Mountain Peaks And Scientists Are Tracking Growing Rockfall Risks

New Poll Shows That Even Trump Supporters Aren't Interested in his Pathetic New Website

The honest reality is, Democrats will forever need a foil

BC On Track To Lose 70% Of Glaciers By 2100; Impacts On Ocean, Fishing, Rivers Will Be Profound

Album released on this date in 1972

Joe Maphis was born on this date.

Burt Bacharach was born on this date.

Where was Adam Kinsinger yesterday? He didn't walk out on Cheney, did he?

Norman Whitfield was born on this date.

Every now and then, a proposed action by Democrats is criticized---by Democrats--as "risking further

Steve Winwood has a birthday today.

The sour apples don't fall far from the tree...

Former US Attorney Preet Bharara Says Trump Facing "A Good Likelihood of a Charge" in NYC

New Comic Releases for May 12, 2021

Inkwell Awards winners announced

The Weekly Pull: Future State: Gotham, X-Corp, Time Before Time, and More

The Webcomics Weekly #136: Plundercats are Loose (5/11/2021 Edition)

'Students for Trump' founder slapped with prison sentence for impersonating a lawyer

Comics Should Be Cheap (5/12/21)

Mignolaversity: August 2021 Solicitations

The Rundown: May 12, 2021

BLS Report: CPI for all items rises 0.8% in April; used cars and trucks among many indexes rising

Huffpost: Prominent Republicans Put GOP On Notice With Breakaway Party Threat

Do it because I said so

So the Liz Cheney vote will be a secret ballot. How many Rs will vote for her?

"Welfare" Fraud! Brett Favre has not paid rest of $1.1M to Mississippi TANF

Two more state names

Yo, Arizona!

Book claims Trump family members were 'inappropriately' close with Secret Service agents

Serious answers only...

N.M. CYFD faces wrongful death lawsuit following 4-year-old boy's death

Murder charges held in shooting death of Brewerytown man walking his dog

cheney is gone from leadership. chickenshits will not release the vote count.

9 GOP states plan to cut extended unemployment- per Bloomberg News

Police log - Indiana, PA

Police log - Indiana, PA

Using the phrase "The Big Lie" is minimizing the seriousness of the times.

I can't believe astrologists would risk their reputation by associating with QAnon.

Issue with Cheney is that she is a "woman". She was highest ranking Republican woman in Congress.

"Beware the man who is looking you straight in the eye. He wants to prevent you from seeing

St. Stephen's Food Bank (Phx) reminder

Sheila - L'agent Secret

Pic Of The Moment: The Republican Party's Current Dilemma

Let's not mince words. Those republicans who voted to outst Liz Cheney from her leadership position


Rather than focusing on whipping votes to save her job as conference chair, Rep. Liz Cheney has been

The Feds Are Now Probing Rudy's Dodgy Ukraine-Biden Dossier

Cheney and the second and more enduring "big lie"

Eric Boehlert: Who cares if Biden wears a mask?

An Immodest Proposal - Stop Using the Word "Fuck" to Condemn People

Working in such heat is no fun....Yeah, its another Monster Hunt!

January 6th Attempted Coup hearing coming up on CNN

What Liz Cheney told House Republicans before her ouster from leadership

Jefferson County, PA, man gets up to 80 years in prison for child rape

Just remember to tell GQPers how cyber security fell apart under Trump

Right Wing & Trump's America.

This is interesting.

The Last Thing I Want Liz Cheney to Do Is Switch Parties

Consumer prices spiked in April, growing at fastest pace in more than 12 years

Holy Moly, Is it REALLY Finally Happening? The GOP Imploding?

Well, I guess that parenting has now lost a formerly important tool

I mean it's not like we have video of frump inciting the Jan 6 rioters or anything

There isn't enough popcorn in the world

If he'll demand they claim a illegal election was fraudulent,

Mississippi Says It Awaits $600K Repayment From Brett Favre

Liz Cheney More Aligned With Trump Than Her Potential Replacement (MSNBC)

Fuel situation As of 7 a.m. ET....

Biden comes out swinging diplomatically at business: Want employees? Pay them a living wage!

Everyday People

Hope Trump's legal troubles finally blow wide open

Sorry, Liz, but your crime cannot go unpunished: You challenged the powerful men while carrying...

The top spender on foreign influence operations in the US is....

When Liz Cheney is voted out of leadership she should just demand a recount and pretend she won

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announces 2021 induction class

Get ready for Repuke presidential candidate CHEENEE. Will be *tough* competition.

No Greater Offense Than Honesty: Former GOP Senator Jeff Flake Pens Scathing Op-Ed Against His Party

Should insurrectionist veterans be stripped of their benefits?

Oh, here come the government experts again

House oversight hearing on response to January 6th insurrection where Christopher Miller is blaming

Critical Reform Needed: "The Principles of Democracy" should be a required public school curriculum

Trump gloats about Liz Cheney's ouster and calls her a 'bitter, horrible human being'

County court judgment against Boris Johnson, record shows

Time for the Old Guard GOP who do not support dRump . . . to stop trying to straddle the line.

And another one bites the dust ......John Nassif

Listening to Malcolm Nance on Stephanie Miller

Paul Gosar, a republican representative from Arizona is a f**king jackass. He is actually

Reality Winner was the FBI's 'head on a pike' for Trump

Listening to Paul Gosar's voice...

NFL returning to London with 2 games in October

House Oversight Committee Meeting Now

This is why it matters regarding Cheney

Wolf packs don't actually have alpha males and alpha females.

Straight-up Lunacy From Arizona: Legislature Wants Study Of Pipeline From The Mississippi River

Miller lied to congress this AM

Makkah Royal Clock Tower, Mecca

Liz Cheney needs to work on defeating fascism, not socialism.

469 new cases on the AZ Dashboard today, Wed; 2 deaths

One for Congressional Republicans

Got the vaccine? Experts say you can relax about your Covid-19 risk now. Really.

Ruling paves way for longer sentence in George Floyd's death

Southern California to Las Vegas High-Speed Rail Line To Begin Groundbreaking This Year

Gas shortages intensify in Southeast, with 71 percent of Charlotte stations now dry

Cheney sits with NBC for exclusive interview after ouster

The most interesting thing about the January 6 insurrection hearing is the contrast between

1,000 feral cats released onto Chicago streets to tackle rat explosion

Good Day DU (May 12, 2021)

Senate Democrats offer bill to scrap tax break for investment managers

This morning Stephanie Ruhle made a great point about the CPI ...

Gas shortages intensify in Southeast, with 71 percent of Charlotte stations now dry

Do DUers know that gas shortages have often been the means

Sen. Bernie Sanders blasts defense contractors over soaring costs, vows tougher oversight

Flight from hell

U.S. Senate votes to repeal 'true lender' banking rule issued under Trump

Joe Biden Is A Week Coward

Secret Service recovers $2 billion in fraudulently obtained Covid-19 relief funds

Bonus Quote of the Day

so those 100 repukes that "threatened" to quit if chaney was removed...

Can you say jackass?

Top Democrat buys Funny Or Die

U.S. Job Openings Reach Record as Hiring Slows

Joe Manchin says he won't support extending the $300 federal weekly unemployment benefit from Biden'

Dog crashes local wedding, bites the cake

Police misconduct records secret, difficult to access

D.C.-area forecast: A mostly worry-free stretch of weather through the weekend

Rescue Pittie Helps Her Brother Start Talking

Thanks man for the rescue, Duncan golden retriever pups first day at new pup daycare

Its double Header day, a Second Monster Hunt!! Raddobaan Suprise

Georgia District Attorney Intends to File Hate Crime Charges Against Robert Aaron Long

McCarthy Hired Trump Official Who Helped Organize Stop the Steal Rally Preceding Capitol Riot

jeff tiedrich: "poor liz cheney..."

Wisc. Rep. Grothman tries to redirect blame in Jan 6 insurrection to BLM!

Three questions I'd love to ask the Republicans who just voted to oust Cheney:

Ted Cruz falls on his face with embarrassing misstep during speech - Brian Tyler Cohen

Is there anywhere besides Yelp where you can look up reviews and ratings of a business?

Panel blasts COVID-19 response: 'Global political leadership was absent' - The Hill

Judge Orders New York Woman to Remove Confederate Flag or Risk Custody of Biracial Child

I'm qualified!

The Rules of the Demagogue #RejectGOPFascism - Meidas Touch

When I joined DU in 2004, never in my wildest dreams would I have ever expected to see this sentence

Unemployed Americans thought they'd receive benefits until September. Now that aid is in jeopardy

Verizon retirees take aim at CEO Vestberg's $40 million 'golden parachute'

Banks and stock exchanges are even bigger targets for ransomware attacks


Does Cheney have a bigger platform now?

Seattle partners with businesses to offer COVID-19 vaccine incentives

BLS CPI inflation 4.2% 12 months, 3.2% 14 months.

Lin Wood: Trump has secret military backchannel to authorize nuclear strikes

NYC Mayor: Maya Wiley campaign ad: "Overcome"

King County Buys Hotel In Effort To House More Homeless People

Top Democrat buys Funny Or Die

Just to once again emphasize how....

Affirm Biden is President. 1st thing every Dem in Congress should preface all remarks

White Supremacists Are Greatest Domestic Terror Threat

Top law enforcement officials say the biggest domestic terror threat comes from white supremacists.

Michigan GOP lawmaker floats bill to register, fine 'fact checkers'

Democrats fundraise off of Cheney ouster

The pro-Fascist Criminal party

Meidas Touch: The rules of the demagogue

Wyden pushes for information on federal agencies' Zoom use, citing security concerns

Deflect, minimize, deny: Unraveling the GOP Capitol riot spin

Chick-fil-A to limit sauce per customer due to industry-wide shortage

The chain between Trump's misinformation and violent anger remains unbroken

13 yet-to-be-revealed principles that the signatories want the GOP to embrace

Brett Favre blocks reporter asking why he hasn't repaid $600K in welfare funds, as promised year ago

Pelosi: GOP in Cheney ouster declared 'courage, patriotism and integrity' not welcome

Covid pandemic was preventable, says WHO-commissioned report- good read

Dan Bongino and Trey Gowdy Get Their Own Shows on Fox News

Crack closes interstate bridge between Arkansas & Tennessee

Ex-AG Repeatedly REFUSE to Say Whether Trump Asked Him to Overturn Election Under Oath

The GOP's Dark Death Plot to Win Elections

Crack closes interstate bridge between Arkansas & Tennessee

A Black Scientist Was An Early Cicada Researcher. His Work Has Been Mostly Overlooked.

If Madison keeps acting up in such a childish manner online, Matt Gaetz is gonna wanna date him.

Elon Musk Charmingly Defeating a Room Full Of Oil Giants

Gracie looked unusual at birth. She turned out to be a rare wolfcat.

There is no need for Justice to charge the "former guy" with anything at this time.

Dozens of Republicans are planning to form new party

Howard University names actress and alumna Phylicia Rashad as dean of College of Fine Arts.

(Jewish Group) Israeli flags burned outside 2 German synagogues, 'Free Palestine' spray-painted...

Cartoons 5/12/2021

Cuomo: Lindsey Graham is telling the truth about Trump (CNN)

Two E. Coli cases in Snohomish County; one child hospitalized

How the Liz Cheney vote unfolded behind closed doors (CNN)

Gop comes out for government control of business

Goodbye, creosote: Cleanup underway at Elger Bay salt marsh

Could Putin's hold over

Liz Cheney vows to stop Donald Trump from being re-elected (CNN)

Red Cross warns that coronavirus cases are exploding in Asia

'Old folks' dancing

EXCELLENT vid on GOP FASCISM -- share it widely

Scientists race to study variants in India as cases explode

@RiverfrontTimes cover is worth a dozen astoundingly racist cop texts -- which said cop, Dustin Boon

Ron DeSantis Threatens to Screw His Own State to Spite the CDC

Hello Othello

Meidas Touch: The rules of the demagogue

McConnell Denounces Trump - The Lincoln Project

Mexico cites Russia's Sputnik vaccine production problems

Nominations Sent to the Senate May 12, 2021

Suit: Workers lured from India paid $1.20 per hour for years

Washington whale watchers report 'grand slam' sightings of four species in one day

Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant to pay $3500 in fines in ethics commission settlement

Getting away with

Man who sat in Pelosi's chair with his feet on her desk, Richard Barnett, apparently....

Insurrectionist Frank Scavo's attorney is very tight with Steve Bannon

Pa. lawyer accused of threatening to kill U.S. senators is disbarred

Boy reunited with lost dog

Exchange Over 'Purity' of Vote Puts Texas G.O.P. Firebrand in Spotlight

Kevin McCarthy Claims Nobody is Questioning Legitimacy of 2020 Election

My terrible horrible no-good very bad weekend

President Biden Announces Third Slate of Judicial Nominees MAY 12, 2021

Anti-Maskers Ready to Start Masking--to Protect Themselves From the Vaccinated

Removal of Salvadoran judges, prosecutor unconstitutional, U.S. special envoy says

I would like to see a list of the GOP House Vote on outing Liz Cheney from leadership..

U.S. will remove Xiaomi from blacklist, reversing jab by Trump

The media needs to do more to hold Republicans accountable for their treason.

Liz Cheney 2024

South Prong of the Little Red River

Texas GOP passes bill that bans teachers from speaking on 'white supremacy'

Yui vs a Tank ... kinda sorta (Yes, I know, its three today! consider yourself lucky!)

Man who spent 22 years in solitary urges Illinois to curb 'psychological torture'

WashPo: Free 'reality winner' , FBI's head on a pike for Trump.

CDC advisers recommend coronavirus vaccine for 12- to 15-year-olds

A parrot joke

Is this bullshit?


Colonial Pipeline said to have no plan pay hackers ransom

Delta issues call for volunteers to clean the Atlanta airport lounge FOR FREE - NO PAY!

gas shortage brawl

Today's really weird situation involving a place called Matrix Medical Network

Tattoo Magic Trick on OMEGLE!

On this day, May 12, 1968, C&O passenger train the Fast Flying Virginian (FFV) made its final run.


I would like to see each insurrectionist in the justice system required to answer this question:

finally a helpful conspiracy theory

2nd Pfizer done. Update

Just To Show That There Were No Hard Feelings

CDC approved Pfizer for 12-15 year olds

On this day, May 12, 1968, C&O passenger train the Fast Flying Virginian (FFV) made its final run. blue spruce has it's normal Spring growth, but I just noticed

If Tr*mp is allowed to run in 2024 our system has broken down

Jim Klobuchar, long time columnist & father of Amy dies at 93

Do you have a passport?

Dog tries mango for the first time, and loves it!

hihowdi .

THAT phone call came.....

Organizing family photos dating back to the 1890s. It's crazy.

Trump: "Do whatever is necessary to protect the demonstrators..."

Garland Calls Capitol Attack Top Threat to U.S. Democracy

What's for Dinner, Wed., May 12, 2021

"Dear Employers: Stop Acting So Entitled and Raise Your Wages"

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Thursday, 13 May 2021

Cost benefit analysis another way to look at it

Florida man hid cocaine in his anus during Monday morning DUI arrest

Severe floods in Saudi Arabia turn deserts into rivers and lakes

Trump's Blog Isn't Lighting Up The Internet

Anyone who received FEMA funeral payment: How long did it take after approval?

Liz Cheney must make a powerful enemy

Gov. Gavin Newsom Says There Will Be No Mask Mandate After June 15 In California

an image to save - compilation of front pages on Insurrection Day of Infamy

Heads up Tonight at 10.00pm - Lawrence O'Donnell Interview with Joe Biden In Advance Of Vaccine

Cat Beds And Cat Logic

1.5 C degrowth scenarios suggest the need for new mitigation pathways

Quick question for the crowd:

1.5 C degrowth scenarios suggest the need for new mitigation pathways

When Liz Cheney stands up and ...

AZ Sec of State Katie Hobbs: Yesterday, observers from my office discovered a WiFi router connected

"I blame the President for closing that fuel line from Canada"

"January 6 insurrection looked like "a normal tourist visit" inside the Capitol"

Diver Gets Super Excited When She Meets A Giant Jellyfish

Restless Leg Syndrome

Sec. Granholm: Colonial Pipeline restarting pipeline operations today at 5pm.

I hope this isn't too disgusting, but here's a response to a stupid tweet by Boebert...

Dick Cheney will have his revenge - 10 ways he can kill you

Biggest U.S. Gasoline Pipeline Is Restarting After Cyberattack

Giant dust devil swirls through Michigan field

Practice saying this: "That is total bullshit and only a lying asshole would say something

All capacity restrictions are lifted for outdoors and indoors starting Saturday in Maryland.

Your daily reminder that Sen. Jim Inhofe is an awful person.

Attorney general questions bill to allow permitless concealed carry in most Nebraska counties

U.S. Rep. Chip Roy reportedly considering bid to replace Liz Cheney in GOP leadership role

Manchin to support measured voting reform in lieu of sweeping Democratic proposal

A creative person doing crochet takes it to another level.

How to convince gQp Trumpsters to get covid vaccinated. Bill Gates' micro-chip can set you free..

Hedge fund founder Dan Kamensky gets prison sentence for fraud during Neiman Marcus bankruptcy

So Mike DeWine is going to give away $1 million in a lottery for an adult who has gotten vaxxed...

"The Fraudulent Presidential Election of 2020 will be, from this day forth, known as THE BIG LIE!"

McCarthy's staff hung up on Officer Fanone

Oh, my gawd! Now they're coming for Chick-fil-A!

Kevin's Klass

So did the Russian hackers get the ransom?

Mysterious Ailments Are Said to Be More Widespread Among U.S. Personnel

My belief

a few birds from today

I thought that if you called someone by a racial slur that was an act of aggrevation

Biden signs executive order designed to strengthen federal digital defenses

4 Women Say Matt Gaetz's Wingman Pressured Them to Have Sex

I hope they broadcast this video over and over and over

A different kind of macro photography

What's with all this Liz Cheney "Atta-Girling"???

I just got my 16 year old son his first Pfizer vaccine!

Michael Beschloss on Ari just said that in time we'll find out

Arthur Beale: Sailing goods business closes shop after 500 years

Repugs gave Cheney a standing ovation (maybe before the 'vote,')

Dumbass Repub (Collins Edition)

24 fires a day at L.A. homeless encampments a growing crisis, 54% of all fires LAFD respond to

Lin Wood is telling people that Trump signed the insurrection act and that

Former Defense Secretary: Trump Wanted National Guard to Protect the Rioters

Man Who Is Paralyzed Communicates By Imagining Handwriting

I don't understand the third party talk

Joe: Tomorrow we will cross 250 million vaccine shots administered since we took office.

Can this picture from 77 (or so) years ago have real relevance to today's headlines?


Don Winslow: A NEW VIDEO: #PartyofTheInsane

Let's game it out. Is a third party/GOP alternative good or bad for us?

Lawyers spar over evidence of Ahmaud Arbery's past police encounters

Seven charged after mummified body of cult leader found in Colorado home

Federal prosecutor overseeing Rudy Giuliani probe stepping down

Just indict the fraudster and let's be done with him! Here are pending cases.

Idaho is going to kill 90% of the state's wolves. That's a tragedy - and bad policy

Jim Inhofe vies with Ron Johnson and Tommy Tuberville over who's the dumbest Senator.

FL US Representative Stephanie Murphy is going to challenge US Senator Marco Rubio in 2022.

Cheney's removal is a watershed moment in American political history

Mist Rising

GOP congressman says calling the Capitol attack an insurrection is 'a bold-faced lie' and compares

C.D.C Confirms More Cases of Rare Blood Clot Disorder Linked to J.&J. Vaccine

Skittish Kitty now hangs around the periphery of the back yard, waiting for me to come outside.

How College Became a Ruthless Competition Divorced From Learning

Video Dump - People 3

Judge rejects GOP effort to block tax provision in Biden stimulus bill

Elise Stefanik Replaces Ivanka as Trump's Daughter

Israel steps up Gaza offensive, kills senior Hamas figures

Not saying there will be a third party, BUT if there is, who

House Democrats, DOJ reach deal over subpoena to ex-White House counsel

Vetoed Arizona sex education bill coming back with changes

U.S. looking at how to weed out extremists in law enforcement