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Archives: May 6, 2021

Levon Helm's Ramble ft/ John Hiatt at the Ryman - "The Weight"

My 94 year old mom was vaccinated today.

Exclusive: U.S. targets Central America officials for possible sanctions over corruption - envoy

Exclusive: U.S. targets Central America officials for possible sanctions over corruption - envoy

South Carolina is now on the verge of recreating firing squads

Ritchie Valens, La Bamba

El Salvador Congress Removes Tax Break For Newspapers

;-) Sunset

Lose a Perfect Game on a third strike WP

Mexico says Guatemala to adopt its job creation schemes

Kevin McCarthy 'Very Concerned' Jan 6. Commission Could Force Him to Testify...

George Takei ftw!

Osprey and nest survived ANOTHER rainy/windy time.

flash flood watch all islands late thursday thru friday night....

Tucker Carlson says thousands of Americans have died after they received a COVID-19 vaccine

How it started // how it's going

What you should know about Washington's new capital gains tax

DOJ'S Civil Rights Division getting involved with AZ audit

I'm always appreciative when former govt officials help me with ideas for FOIA requests

The new low bar for patriotism participation trophies.

Rod Rosenstein Stopped Robert Mueller Investigating Trump's Financial Ties to Russia: Report

Josh Duggar Hearing: Homeland Security Agent Details Timeline of Child Porn Case

The taxman comes for crypto: IRS can serve a John Doe summons on the crypto exchange Kraken

Gee. My adult son threatens to unfriend me on FB because of my vaccine promotion.

as per a thread i had posted earlier ,,,,

Dominion bashes the election firm running the Trump-supported recount in Arizona, saying it's

Fox host ARGUES with 6th grader about Trump on air: Brian Tyler Cohen

Grosse Pointe man begs for prison release due to COVID-19 fears -- but refuses vaccine

hawaii - only 64 new infections yesterday, drop from the 100+ average recently

India PM Modi to Spend Billions on Vanity Project to Makeover Delhi

Merkel stresses importance of close trans-Atlantic relations

Imagine being someone who finds this pitch convincing

Family Member of Robert E. Lee Joins Fight to Have Confederate Statue Removed

I listened to a ridiculous amount of new music last year, a ton of it I liked, but this song ...

Deb Haaland 'Absolutely' Focused On Tackling Violence Against Native Women

Two senior Senate Democrats propose $73 billion to shift U.S. to EV transit buses

Is this cop "protecting" or "serving"?

Humpback whales are organizing in huge numbers, and no one knows why

5/6 mike Luckovich whatever he says

Wisconsin Gov. rips Sidney Powell's lawsuit filled with factual errors in court filing

Mandatory Wednesday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread!

John Fugelsang makes a good point....

Extending Arizona ballot recount past May 14 is 'not feasible', state fair official says

Seattle Storm will allow limited number of fans to attend home games this season

Here's where COVID shots can be found with no appointment necessary in Pierce County

Republicans lawmakers across the country keep trying to whitewash U.S. slavery

Help identify this mystery plant in my garden

Josh Duggar Ordered Released from Jail After Feds Allege Reality TV Star Had 65 Child Porn Images

Florida inquiry clears Bloomberg over felons voting case

Can the "ballot audit" in Arizona get any crazier? Bamboo ballots from Asia . . . .

Burn All the Leggings

Donald Trump's HUMILIATING New Career Move

Old case floating the net about 6 yr old charged after picking a flower

*DOJ warning Ariz repugs their acts may be unlawful.

US dog shelters struggle with returns after pandemic adoption boom

Rickie Lee Jones - "Chuck E's In Love"

Justice Department raises concerns with audit (Arizona)

Bill to purchase Cuba's vaccine submitted to Honduran Congress


Vice President Kamala Harris in Milwaukee to Promote American Jobs Plan

Hearing *cicadas* - for the first past 5.69 time of my life (your math might vary)!1

Two Wisconsin Men--One a National Guard Member--Arrested in US Capitol Attack

Eddie Gallagher says he and other Navy SEALs used a dying enemy fighter for medical practice

15 endangered california condors stop by woman's deck, trash it and wont leave

Forget the Republican Leadership.. they are a lost cause

Greetings to all of you. I am a Christian, (RAISED RIGHT to respect EVERYONE 'cuz my people were

Let Me Introduce My First Grandchild. My Perfect Little Rose:

Leaf art

Bill O'Reilly's Idiocy Brings Glenn Beck's Show to a Screeching Halt

Michael Cohen: There's Going to be a Slew of Indictments Coming Out - Meidas Touch

Drugs and agriculture cause deforestation to skyrocket at Honduran UNESCO site

Rep. Liz Cheney: GOP is at a 'turning point'

This Was a Spiritual Experience!! Metallica - "One" (REACTION)

US Senate Elections that Democrats are favored to win in 2022.

Rep. Katie Porter Urges Colleagues to Raise Fees on Polluters Extracting from Public Lands

I have always loved women vocalists better. Here is some tasty rockabilly I found

US-made guns are ripping Central America apart and driving migration north

Repugs are trying to rebrand themselves as 'working class'-yet here she is,talking about her hanger

Blackfeet tribe gives surplus vaccines to First Nations relatives in Canada

The Texas legislature is voting tomorrow on SB 7, a dangerous bill set to restrict voting rights for

Getting my first Fauci Ouchie tomorrow

Giant wood moth: 'very heavy' insect rarely seen by humans spotted at Australian school

Jimmy Kimmel Live: Sweaty Teddy Has Dinner with Donny & Facebook Upholds Trump Ban

Al Franken: Mitch McConnell and Tim Scott's Disingenuous Responses to Biden's Speech (May 5, 2021)

Tucker is mad mad that Kamala Harris was kissing her husband........

Observers report ballots and laptop computers have been left unattended in Arizona recount

The Daily Show: Biden's Optical Illusion Photo, Vaccines for Teens & Joshes Face Off

so has joe manchin responded yet to mcconnell's obstruction statement today??

The Daily Show: Guest Sen. Elizabeth Warren - Writing "Persist" & Democrats' Need to Deliver

Cuba punches above its weight to develop its own Covid vaccines

Cuba punches above its weight to develop its own Covid vaccines

Neal Katyal Thinks Bill Barr Should Start Thinking About Retaining Legal Counsel

Olympics bans 'Black Lives Matter' apparel, could punish athletes for social protests

Anyone from NE Ohio sick of seeing JT from Montrose

PBS Newshour: A member of the FB oversight board was on.

Son of the soil Pedro Castillo promises a presidency for Peru's poor

The Daily Show: Is America a Racist Country? Desi Lydic Foxsplains

Chauvin Defense Attorney Eric Nelson Files A Motion For A New Trial. Here's Why It Will Fail

When your campaign and direct mail vendor are top notch:

Widow of PA man who died telling Trenton cops he couldn't breath intends to sue

Seth Meyers - Biden Raises Annual Refugee Limit to 62,500 - Monologue 5/4/21

Super Dogs

State Rep Valoree Swanson Allegedly Committed Election Fraud

McDonald's served us feces-covered fries, N.J. family says in lawsuit

Closing In On Giuliani? Goes To Playbook That Got Trump Impeached And Him Raided (MSNBC)

Stevie Wonder - Send One Your Love

Seth Meyers - Republicans Lash Out at Liz Cheney for Not Supporting Trump's Big Lie: A Closer Look

If you go after the King, be sure to kill him (figuratively) Soooooo

TCM Schedule for Thursday, May 6, 2021 -- What's On Tonight: TCM Classic Film Festival

I am a capitalist

Married N.J. spa owners used business to trade sex for money, authorities allege

Asian American Attacks: San Francisco Police Identify Suspect in Market Street Stabbing of 2 Women

I don't always agree with Cornell West but he was just on Don Lemon...

Does this place have a make-a-date group?

Permitless Carry of Handguns In Texas Nearly Law

I am so glad that the US has sided with those fought for and won the lifting of vaccine patents. NOW

Farmer Accidentally Changes Border Between France and Belgium - NowThis News

Good evening, Loungers.

TCM Schedule for Thursday, May 6, 2021

Big Joe

The Spinners: "Working My Way Back to You", "Cupid", and "Rubberband Man"

Biden Leans Into Plans to Tax the Rich

Biden Backs Lifting Patent Protection for Vaccines

Are Frank Lutz & Kevin McCarthy Lovers?

Grandmother helped tip off FBI about N.J. man charged with being at Capitol riot, feds say

Dad Disappears, dogs go berserk

CNN: "Ousting Cheney? The Rise of Elise Stefanik"

Judge Details What Daniel Goldman Calls 'Unfathomable Conduct' From Former AG Barr - MSNBC

"Cold Sweat" - James Brown

The Republican Plot To Demonize Biden's Infrastructure Plan Has Flopped

Trump Urges Supporters to Follow Him on Facebook Total Landscaping

LAPD officer arrested on child pornography charges

Federal charges filed against alleged boat captain in deadly smuggling wreck

chicago's wbbm am radio aired a lengthy commercial for fox "news" today

Keansburg police chief got 11 weeks vacation, other cops, employees got 'excessive' payouts

Bizarre Excuse Behind Cuckoo GOP-Led Vote Audit - Rachel Maddow (MSNBC)

N.J. would be hit hardest by Biden's tax hikes on the rich, study shows

Update on my condition...

Star Trek ships!

Myaskovsky: 'Cello 💛 and Piano Sonata No. 2'/'Symphony No. 25'

How Republicans Trade Dignity To Stay In Party Of Trump - All In - MSNBC

'Lives Over Profits': Biden Backs Covid Vaccine Patent Waiver; Flexes U.S. Leadership- Rachel Maddow

Former Ukrainian prosecutor says he was fired for not investigating Hunter Biden: report

Receding glaciers causing rivers to suddenly disappear

Raise your hand if your account is still active on Facebook.

Archaeologists uncover oldest human burial in Africa

Saturn Has a Weirdly Neat, Symmetrical Magnetic Field. We May Finally Know Why

Wildlife Care Center/Huntington takes in the orphaned ducklings... 1000s from Disneyland & backyards

Kreutzer's 'Violin Concerto No. 18', Viotti's 'Violin Concerto No.18'

Hovhaness: 'Loon Lake'

Aboriginal Spears Stolen By Captain Cook Will Be Returned To Their True Owners After 251 Years

Three Rivers ISD misses out on $1.9M settlement, gets $36K instead

Imagine the dread of having to pack up your hangar for your private jet and move

Vikings Performed Animal Sacrifice In Lava Cave To Prevent Ragnark

At Its Peak, The Ancient Khmer City Of Angkor Dwarfed The Great Cities Of Europe

Radioactive waste storage bill derailed in the Texas House on a technicality

After 818 days in jail, Waco man found not guilty in stabbing assault

TikTok User Asks What Chin Dimples Are, Gets Told The Icky Truth

Josh Duggar granted release as he awaits child porn trial

Border Wall Construction Left These South Texas Levees Damaged Ahead Of Hurricane Season

Medieval Smi were using draught reindeer, researchers find

Arkansas budget surplus grows to nearly $717 million for year

Ancient Maya Made Widespread Changes to Wetland Landscape

Ancient Maya Made Widespread Changes to Wetland Landscape

I cannot help myself. Viotti, Witt, Molique

Republicans in Texas pushing abortion ban after 6 weeks

Rep. Katie Porter: GOP Is Too Busy 'Fighting With Each Other To Be Fighting For The American People'

Seal - People Asking Why

Sade - Skin

Breakfast Thursday 6 May 2021

'The Daily Show' can't stop trolling Ted Cruz, calling him the Booger on the Lip of Democracy

SpaceX makes first Starship flight sans explosion

WHO's Tedros hails 'historic' US support for vaccine patent waiver

Von der Leyen: EU 'ready to discuss' intellectual property waiver for Covid vaccines

H E.R. 'Do To Me'

Liechtenstein prince accused of killing Romania's 'largest' bear

If trump issued pocket pardons wouldn't the Biden Administration know?

Brazil's Bolsonaro links pandemic to 'germ warfare'

Calif. Woman Charged with Hate Crime After Calling 911 on Black Man, Allegedly Using Racial Slur

If all the world's scientific resources could be marshalled again to cure a disease

Video: CT firefighter resigns after 'let them die' comment at BLM rally about overdose victims

US Senate Elections that Democrats are likely going to win in 2022.

President Biden calls Philly sports fans 'most informed, most obnoxious' in the world

Billie Eilish - Your Power (UNDERHER Remix) [Free Download]

Malcolm Nance on Rudy Giuliani, Racial Division & Karma, (Interesting)

Fox News: The Biden economy is too good already, it would be a mistake to have more stimulus.


President of Ireland's Dog Steals the Show

Pa. doctors could be punished for rejecting vaccine-skeptical parents under advancing House

Pitt's Nordenberg to lead Pennsylvania legislative redistricting commission

Pennsylvania's state university system adopts strategy to address campus racism

Mitch McConnell Says He's '100%' Focused On Stopping Biden's Administration

AZ Auditors Check Ballots for Bamboo Fibers After Conspiracy Nuts Claim 40,000 Votes Were flown in

Johnson(R-WI) is the Republican version of Wellstone(D-MN).

Facebook posts lead FBI to arrest Bucks man in U.S. Capitol riots

'It's like the embers in a barbecue pit.' Nuclear reactions are smoldering again at Chernobyl

Facebook's Toothless, Authoritarian 'Oversight Board' Is Downright Trumpy

Doug Emhoff, husband of Vice President Kamala Harris, hears about challenges facing Lehigh Valley

much ado about transgender athletes

Someone please explain to me

Biden's Schedule for Thursday, May 6, 2021

Eric Adams edges out Yang for first time in mayoral poll

Remembering the January 6th insurrection

My family has cut off all contact with a sibling...

The Rude Pundit: Liz Cheney Demonstrates the Least You Can Do to Preserve Democracy

Cancer victims sue over toxic gas emissions from B. Braun's Lehigh Valley plant, claiming 3 died

Regulations permit Pa. construction firm's suspension after criminal charges are filed: PennDOT

GQP Whines 30 X 30 Lands Plan Lacks Details; Provide Nothing In Their Turn But Same Cliches

Observers report ballots and laptop computers have been left unattended in Arizona recount

#NASA 's New Horizon Pluto Images Shows Off Stunning 'Snail-Like' Object

iPhone Black: The Phone No One Will Mistake for a Gun The Amber Ruffin Show

More GQP Environmental Policy: Proposed Permanent Ban On All Offshore Wind In Maine

Despite BC Rush To Log Pretty Much Everything, Ranchers, Loggers & Greens Try To Save Raush Valley

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong sentenced for Tiananmen vigil

January 6 -- have any trials been scheduled?

Back to rural life....advice anyone?

Latest PA State Climate Report - Up To 6F Higher Avg. Temps By 2050, More Intense Storms, Heatwaves

Joe Manchin goes down in flames when confronted with McConnell's pledge to totally obstruct Biden

Nearly One Year After Castle Fire Began, Smoldering Giant Sequoia Found In National Forest

China's Emissions Now Exceed All the Developed World's Combined

Morrison Regime Nixes Funding For Wind/Battery Power In Qland: "Inconsistent W. Its Goals"

One "red" county will use stimulus money to improve broadband access

Comic Book Reviews for This Week: 5/5/2021

Art of the Week: Week of 05/05/21

The Rundown: May 6, The Rundown: May 6, 20212021

New jobless claim fell to a fresh pandemic-era low of 498,000 last week

"If you're eating food from a box, from a can or from any package you're eating fucking salt!"

Hillary Clinton: 'There has to be a global reckoning with disinformation'

Stephen Miller is suing the Biden administration for giving aid to Black farmers

Getting arrested for videoing officers

Getting arrested for videoing the police

the media just can't quit him.

Post a term from your childhood that kids today wouldn't understand.

If you're OK with paying taxes to send people to prison but not college,

So we are at war with France now? FFS this government is ridiculous.

Pfizer and BioNTech to donate vaccines for Olympic athletes

Bob Gates on MJ: It will take at least two presidencies, Biden's and the his successor's,

Florida's DeSantis signs new voting restrictions into law, making the state the latest to add hurdle

Social Media Interactions About "The Former Guy" Show A Radical Drop

Anti-Olympic petition gains tens of thousands of signatures

Fucker Carlson is officially brain dead!

Boehlert: Judge confirms Barr lied...-- will New York Times apologize for spreading that lie?

Caitlyn Jenner Says She Liked Trump Being a 'Disrupter': What Biden's Doing 'Scares Me'

Montana to end unemployment pay boost due to worker shortage

ICC sentences Ugandan Lord's Resistance Army leader to 25 years

NYC Mayor: Andrew Yang launches ad campaign


So, the voters of W.VA. will help Trump take down America by not making Manchin fight for Biden?

Memphis hosts one of the first national conferences for tourism industry since the pandemic

Caitlyn Jenner tells Hannity friends are fleeing California because of homeless people

Thursday TOONs - Eating Their Own

A New Airline Is Born As Low-Cost Avelo Airlines Takes Flight

Florida: Official Government business is a "Fox Exclusive"

SAD, SO SAD: Vimeo Deletes Trump Ally Mike Lindell's MyPillow Account

Kitchen faucet issue - Hansgrohe Metris Select

Two Competing Visions of Food and the Future -- Bill Gates and Dr. Vandana Shiva

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema vows she 'won't bend to pressure from either party'

It's been said that one of the hallmarks of conservatism is the belief that nothing should

Slouching Towards Mar-A-Lago

5/4/21 Monitor: CA, NV, NM, UT, OR, AZ, ND, VT, NH, CT 100% In Level 0-5 Drought;

Shouldn't former and current military lose their rank and pensions if in uniform participating

Pollster Frank Luntz: Trump's 'Big Lie' is working, may cost GOP votes

The census shows the US needs to increase immigration -- by a lot

Cruz, Rubio, Graham and their ambitious ilk can't be happy if trump* decides to run, again

Here's just how much people have stopped talking about Trump on Facebook and Twitter

SNL should have a former guy Jeopardy skit. Have him be host or contestant. It should write

Woman who accused former Idaho legislator of rape has her identity revealed in conservative media

India hits another grim virus record as oxygen demand jumps

With Regard to the California Governor's Race

Conservative/Republican voters don't really believe in the Big Lie

Richest Man Alive

Bob has a birthday today.

An armed New York mayor? Democratic ex-cop plans to ride an anti-crime message to City Hall.


Particularly cute peekaboo parrot:

Orson Welles was born on this date.

donald trump after being kicked off Twitter twice yesterday (and still barred from Facebook):

Jill Biden surprises 2021's Teacher of the Year in emotional meeting: "It's so beautiful"

What do you call it, if you pretend to leave someone's urine alone and then steal it anyways?

Is America the merciful nation immigrants want it to be?


AOC uses 'ogre' emojis to troll Cruz/Trump meeting: 'Nothing like reminiscing about attempted coup"

John Dickerson tweets:

Interior proposing revocation of Trump-era rollback to bird protections

Blinken in Ukraine reaffirms U.S. support amid Russia tensions

I suspect this will be unpopular, but I don't think removing international patent protections

Here in North Dakota our GOV. last week declared our state as a second amendment Sanctuary state

Geez, this year's Academy Awards nominees are sure depressing.

Homemade Sushi Rice and Simple Sushi Recipe

US, Iran signal possible breakthroughs in nuke talks

SCTV - I Was a Teenage Communist

The difference between a Pandemic and an Epidemic

NY AG James: @ Eighteen million fake comments, half a million fake letters (net neutrality)

What the hell is wrong with Americans?

Democrats wary of appearing to push Justice Breyer out despite their small window to replace him

Overwhelming majority backs US withdrawal from Afghanistan: poll

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signs restrictive voting bill

Biden's land conservation program to rely on voluntary, local efforts

Re: Tucker Carlson's disgusting implication that the vaccines have caused thousands of deaths:

Pic Of The Moment: This Week In Pro-Slavery Republicans


Former corporate executive pleads guilty to $30 million embezzlement

Former corporate executive pleads guilty to $30 million embezzlement

Is it true that some ReTHUGss are holding prayer fests hoping for the Insurrectionist in Chief to

Sketchy AZ Audit Looks For Bamboo In Ballots In Nod To Bonkers Election Hijacking Claim

Twitter Suspends Account Pushing Out Trump Statements

30 seconds of a black cat eating peanut butter

An observation about the "great unmasked masses"!

Rachel Maddow is amused about the bamboo in Ballots claim

Largest broadband companies funded a secret campaign to influence the FCC's repeal of net neutrality

Wild things in the back yard!

Another welfare queen busted

Lawsuit Claims Boston Police Officer Lied About Wearing His Body Camera During Fatal Shooting

What does unethical cowardice wrapped in insufferable arrogance look like? It looks like this.

Minutes after Governor DeSantis signs new voter suppression law, first lawsuit filed

Passenger Rail Returning to Virginia's New River Valley

Passenger Rail Returning to Virginia's New River Valley

Cartoon: Vaccine incentives By Clay Jones -May 6, 2021 9:00 AM

Say Hey! The great Willie Mays turned 90 today.

China's Africa outreach poses threat from Atlantic, says a top US general

Legislative Power Grabs Ignore Voters, Undermine Local Officials (ALEC)

BITEGHAZI/DOG-GATE (not the Onion)

(Pa) Woman charged with stealing $5K from Big Run War Memorial Fund

Cops Receive Qualified Immunity for Coercing a 13-Year-Old Into Confessing to a Murder He Didn't....

Appearing on Steve Bannon's podcast, Elise Stefanik flaunts her Big Lie bona fides.

Ohio State Senator thought he was slick, using a Zoom background of his home office while driving...

601 new cases on the AZ Dashboard today, Thurs; 7 deaths

Today, May 6, 2021, is the National Day of Prayer, so I'm going to rerun this:

Elise Stefanik is the perfect leader of today's GOP. Her own statements show why.

Republicans are not in "disarray": They're united in their assault on American democracy.

Ted Cruz's old running mate says he's been corrupted and that's why he's turned into a Trump lackey

WATCH: @FLOTUS Dr. Jill Biden just surprised the 2021 National Teacher of the Year @JulianaUrtubey3

'Absolutely not true': Dr. Gupta reacts to Fox host's vaccine comments (CNN)

Josh Duggars used dark web to.bypass.anti child porn device installed by wife

Jennifer Taub: Starting with Trump, It's Time for a White Collar Crime Crackdown

Brianna Keilar rolls tape on Josh Hawley on cnn

Good Day DU (May 6, 2021)

Lawyers promoting violence? Is this acceptable? Lin Wood, John Pierce, Rudy Giuliani

Entire U.S. transit bus fleet could transition to zero emission at a cost of $56B to $89B

Tucker Carlson's Fox News colleagues call out his dangerous anti-vaccination rhetoric

Armed U.S. Army trainee hijacks school bus full of children, S.C. sheriff says

You can't make this up, or can you?😂😱👀

Deb Haaland 'Absolutely' Focused On Tackling Violence Against Native Women

Trump Spawned a New Group of Mega-Donors Who Now Hold Sway Over the GOP's Future

Any Difference Between Modern Republicans and Scam Artists Targeting Elderly?

Judge temporarily stays ruling in eviction moratorium case

Trump Has Lost Key Defense in Tax Return Fight, Democrats Say

Alabama state trooper accused of raping 11-year-old used fake letter to cover up FBI firing

Caitlyn Jenner: My rich friends are leaving CA because they don't want to look at homeless people.

Jeff Tiedrich tweet:

Here's a fun quiz

NY AG is suing right-wing conspiracy theorists Jacob Wohl & Jack Burkman over robocalls

John Fugelsang tweet:

U.S. Justice Department worried about Arizona vote recount

House Republicans are advancing a bill that would fine Michiganders $1K who have a CDC vaccine card

The GOP's utterly embarrassing capitulation to Donald Trump, in 1 photo

Armed U.S. Army trainee hijacks school bus full of children, S.C. sheriff says

Crazy Love

Prosecutors Wrongfully Convicted Three Men Who Spent 24 Years Behind Bars. Will They Be Disbarred?

Rep. Zoe Lofgren embarrassed Republicans with their own words. Now they seek to silence her.

Michigan House Bill 4667

Indianapolis woman's home appraises at $100,000 more after she removes evidence that she's Black

This letter from Officer Fanone should be read into the Congressional record BY Officer Fanone.

Washington County, Pa, hunter bags turkey in 49 states to fulfill U.S. Super Slam

Consulting, dining, and agreeing on switchover, Southern MD ospreys.

On this day, May 6, 1937, the Hindenburg floated high over Manhattan on its way to NAS Lakehurst.

Fox has undermined coronavirus science in at least 325 segments since January 25

David Squires on ... how the Guardian website might have looked 200 years ago

Trump allies search for viable Cheney foes in Wyoming amid fight over 'Big Lie'

Hillary Clinton speaks out via Twitter on Biden's decision to waive IP for the COVID vaccine patent:

Disposing of EpiPen?

News media is barred from entry at Gov. Ron DeSantis' signing of controversial elections bill,

NY AG report finds out of the 22 m net neutrality comments the FCC received in 2017, 18 m were fake

LA sheriff's deputies accused of harassing relatives of people killed by deputies

Grandmother helped tip off FBI about N.J. man charged with being at Capitol riot, feds say

FEC Seeks to Ban Prechecked Recurring Donation Boxes

League of Women Voters, Black Voters Matter sue all 67 Florida counties over new election restrictio

What Separates Biden from Obama and Clinton

Feds seek potential victims of ex-preschool teacher who worked at San Diego County schools

Stefanik kisses Trump's enormous ass amid Cheney fallout: 'We are one team'

Where In The Hell Did You Go With My Toothbrush?

The Big Lie and the race to get 70% of the population vaccinated - All part of the same problem.

Unpopular opinion: It always bothers me when people say "rule of law" and "the law is the law"

DOL Withdraws Independent-Contractor Rule

Middle school teacher loses control & scrawls "heteros rule" over students' Pride flag chalk art

New, More Accurate GOP Logo ...

I Really Like The Fact That Joe Biden Has Been Very Vocal & Visible To The American People.....

I did not know that the vaccine is a plot to depopulate

Eric Adams edges out Yang for first time in mayoral poll in NYC race

My best friend is a Republican

Cold Hands

A shooting at an Idaho middle school has wounded three people - two students and an educator

Tell Me You Have A Little Dick ...

'I seek a kind person': the Guardian ad that saved my Jewish father from the Nazis

Man with rifle hijacks elementary school bus full of kids

Wild horses and donkeys dig wells in the desert, providing water for wildlife

Dear The Media ...

Here Are The First Official Photos From HBO's "House Of The Dragon"

This dog was hopelessly broken. Then a woman showered her with love.

Worker at youth detention center held down a teenage boy during rape

CA bar owner charged with multiple felonies for allegedly selling fake Covid-19 vaccination cards

Cartoons 5/6/2021

Plenty of spares, strikes on Lake Stevens woman's 100th birthday

Pfizer, BioNTech to provide COVID-19 vaccine to Olympic athletes

Analysis: Half of Global Coronavirus Deaths Unreported

Just got my second Moderna!!!

I Think, Therefore I Am Not A Republican

President Biden in LA with remarks on American Jobs Plan now on CNN and MSNBC

Republicans promote pandemic relief they voted against

Here's to some awesome moms!

Marc Elias asks that we support$ the League of Women Voters Florida as front-line fighters

Student is 1st Black male valedictorian in school's 106-year history

Ramadan in China: Faithful dwindle under limits on religion

Student is 1st Black male valedictorian in school's 106-year history

AZ: Teachers could be fined $5,000 if anything 'controversial' is taught. That's crazy

Kids quickly wear down armed school bus hijacker by 'asking lots of questions'

Mike Pence looks at the 2024 presidential race but sees Donald Trump everywhere

Black religious leaders decry Missouri bills as biased

We got a Nielsen survey in the mail today.

Trump's "stealth moves" to sneak back on Twitter remind me of the Chris Farley ninja movie

What's for Dinner, Thurs., May 6, 2021

What lies ahead for Newsmax's Chris Ruddy?

UN: Cutting methane quickly key to curbing dangerous warming

The Future The Left Wants

Twitter Thwarts Trump's Latest Attempt To Get Back On Platform, Bans New Account

Germany rejects U.S. proposal to waive patents on COVID-19 vaccines

Go Joe! Great speech now on CNN!

Texas Republican Slams GOP For Hating 'A Good Hunk Of America'

Other things billionaires might have to put off with a tax increase.

Tucson Commemorates Shooting 10 Years Later

The FCC Received 22 Million Comments on the Year of Vote to Repeal Net Neutrality. Nearly 18 Million

Rudy Giuliani allies are pressuring Trump to help pay his former attorney's growing legal bills

Firing of Atlanta officer who shot Rayshard Brooks reversed

Fuck me, man! I don't wish this shit on anyone.

House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy apparently pays $1,500 to live in a 12-bedroom, 16-bath penthouse

So Be Nice To Everyone

New York AG Sues Jacob Wohl for $2.75 Million Over Robocalls

GOP-backed auditing group in Maricopa County burrowing through ballots in search of bamboo fibers

Sovereignty Blues

CVS stores across Washington to offer walk-in COVID-19 vaccine appointments

The Difference Between One Book Versus Many Books

Rio: At least 25 deaths during a police operation in a slum

Keilar calls out Republican: Senator, you are not being silenced

Today's Insurrectionist Roundup

Germany suspends construction of Nord Stream 2

Court hears challenge to topless ban at Maryland beach

The Sounds of Silence

By wrecking state universities, GOP crushes American Dream for its own communities

Baltimore Vaccine Plant's Troubles Ripple Across 3 Continents

Los Angeles Angels cut future hall-of-famer Albert Pujols

David Barklage has been indicted on a felony tax charge. MO pol & lobbyist to Roy Blunt

Chicken Shortage Sends Prices Soaring, and Restaurants Can't Keep Up

New Georgia law legalizing college athlete endorsements also allows schools to take athletes' money

Weekly Ludi #19

New modeling of worldwide C-19 deaths shows actual numbers are more than double

What's the Downside of Humoring Him . . . Still? - The Bulwark

I used Indian Black Kala Namak salt in my lunch of scrambled tofu and veggies

How to Access and Visualize 2020 Census Apportionment Results

84 Years Ago Today; "Oh, the humanity!"

The P In GOP Stands For Pathetic

Florida just got sued. Marc Elias's Democracy Docket deserves DU support.

Happy Birthday Say Hey Kid!

Top 10 Conservative Idiots #10-13: 19 Years To Life... And Counting Edition

Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir (of The Martian)

Reminder - Cheney did little, if nothing to oppose trump while he was in office

Army to put civilian in charge of criminal probes, add staff

It's your fault, Joe.

Jen Psaki Reveals She Plans to Step Down as Biden Press Secretary Next Year

We Can't Combat Extremism Without Also Combating Misogyny

Secret Service agents driving Trump around hospital during Covid stay needed full protective gear

Now Florida Republicans worry their new voting restrictions may backfire and hurt GOP turnout

Five myths about periodical cicadas

Biden Targets Louisiana Bridge in Infrastructure Sales Pitch

US Capitol attack defendant is disrupting court and yelling on the phone to get court's attention.

Liz Cheney is dangerous to trump because he

The Oval Pawffice tweet:

if you want, you can thank me later ...

Twitter Thwarts Trump's Latest Attempt To Get Back On Platform, Bans New Account

So, yeah, grab your popcorn and enjoy the GOP eating their own...

New: Justice Dept warns GOP-led audit of the 2020 election ballots in Arizona that turning over mate

If The Earth Was Flat ...

Giuliani cuts down his entourage

Medical Expenses and Taxes: What You Need to Know

What do you think of this place for sale with a network of caves attached?

Lifetime-care advance payments - may have tax benefits

Navy 'looking into' case of Navy SEAL acquitted of murder after he speaks on podcast, Pentagon chief

Navy 'looking into' case of Navy SEAL acquitted of murder after he speaks on podcast, Pentagon chief

Governor Ron DeSantis signs Florida election law while shutting out all media but Fox News

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Friday, 7 May 2021

The Justice Department Shouldn't Open the Pandora's Box of Seditious Conspiracy

Abnormally chilly weather to hover over D.C., may delay cicada outburst.

IHME report: Estimation of total mortality due to COVID-19 (it's double)

Is Rod Rosenstein going to "go through some things?

NHS Covid jab booking site leaks people's vaccine status

Temporary fencing around White House cost $1.5 million - CREW

COVID-19 conspiracies rampant during Michigan hearing on vaccine passports

Homeopathy medicine not a substitute for oxygen when treating Covid-19 patients, experts say

I keep getting text from some pro Trump organization

Off to new places! The #MarsHelicopter is slated for its fifth flight on May 7, with data coming dow

Alleged Capitol rioter Eric Clark told a friend it was "ridiculously easy to get in"

'I'm very, very serious about this race': Wausau radiologist Gillian Battino makes bid for U.S. Sena

Damn. There are freeze and frost warnings, north of Flint

FBI still after 'worst of the worst' in Capitol riot as new arrests come at steady pace.

Proposed legislation would provide Philadelphia airport workers with health benefits

Ron DeSantis busted for bogus claim that Florida is 'leading the way' on pandemic recovery

From Under - The Desk of Donald J. Trump

Joe: I've often said: if there are angels in heaven, they're nurses.

When Trump's Next Coup Happens, the Republican Party Will Fully Support It

Secretive DeSantis signs flawed voting law that courts should reject Editorial

Did you know there are no morals or morays anymore?

Mr McCarthy is so dense he is gonna see this cartoon as a compliment.

PM Update: Showers and rumbles Friday, with some heavy rain possible


"Minutes after DeSantis signed the law, the League of Women Voters of Florida and two other civil ri

Today, I may be seeing things through rose-tinted lenses, but it does seem that, just maybe, the

Gloria Steinem Goes Undercover, Drunk History

Colorado lawmaker reprimanded for calling colleague racist term on House floor

Monster Hunter World: Savage Deviljo hunt.

Press Release WisDems Release Statement on Repubs Gutting Popular, Bipartisan Policies from Gov Ever

We Found the Textbooks of Senators Who Oppose The 1619 Project and Suddenly Everything Makes Sense

Australian man convicted of possessing child sex dolls, sentenced to probation

Thunder On The Mountain, Bob Dylan (Music Video)

Caitlyn Jenner praises Trump as she ramps up run for governor (CNN)

Nicola Sturgeon calls ex-deputy leader of Britain First 'racist' in tense confrontation

AZ State senator threatens to imprison DOJ officials if they get involved with audit

NBC: Twitter suspends account that was posting Trump statements

So when will Trump have his hick filled cult

LSU selects its first Black president

Press Release WisDems Release Statement on Republicans Gutting Popular, Bipartisan Policies from Gov

Rescued baby seal's first swim lesson..

Honoring Dr. Ben Barres

Anti mask douchebags

GOP FEC commissioners kill case against Trump for Stormy Daniel's payment

Video and petition of high school VP throwing drink in trans person's face.

The if I fits I sits expirament

Just saw an ad for the NRA here on DU...

FEC Recommends Ban on Shady Fundraising Tactic Used by Trump: 'Almost Like Theft'

What Will Rhonda Santis Do Next in Florida?

Silly tweet of the moment

Scientists have taught bees to smell the coronavirus. They can identify a case within seconds.

Sheriff: Girl shoots 3 at Idaho school; teacher disarms her

University of Louisville criticizes alum Mitch McConnell for 1619 slavery comments

Attorney for Capitol defendant Anthony Antonio said his client had "Foxitus" and "Foxmania" from wat

Wyoming politicians avoid Liz Cheney peril ahead of vote

10-story, 23-ton piece of a Chinese rocket will crash into Earth over the weekend -- but where?

Hood ornament that sings in All-State commercial


Lawmaker Compares Black Lives Matter To Ku Klux Klan!!

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Weighs in on Ted Cruz's Dinner with Donald Trump

SC governor orders end of federal pandemic unemployment programs by late June

Foxitus and Foxmania....two of the latest defenses for insurrectionists

Terrified Puppy Would Try To Bite Anyone Who Tried Rescuing Her Until...

Woke up this morning with vertigo

DeSantis ban on vaccine proof may send one company's cruise ships out of Florida

Ireland's President, and friend, address the press

Infrastructure is a big issue in Missouri too, with all of our bridges, let alone roads, etc.

Republicans' Pessimistic Views On The Economy Have Little To Do With The Economy

South Africa plans to end controversial captive lion industry

Family grateful for Texas City PD's handling of 911 call made over kids playing with Nerf guns

NASA expects upcoming space telescope to find 100,000 new worlds (

These Michigan-based cannabis gummies taste like real cocktails

MSNBC just went kaput

Florida men are snagged in Steve Bannon's build-the-wall scandal. Feds call it a fraud.

Republicans: You're Welcome for the COVID Stimulus Money We Voted Against

Are We Just Going To Watch While The Repugs Blatently Corrupt The Voting In The U.S.?.....

The digital divide has left millions of school kids behind

Sixth grader shoots, injures two classmates and custodian in Idaho

New York investigation reveals paid campaign to flood FCC with fake net neutrality comments

Senate Democrats Make First Move To Block DeJoy From Gutting USPS

Guy who crowdfunded $25 million to build Trump's border wall just got indicted on tax-fraud charges

Emmylou Harris - "Tulsa Queen"

Dr. Jill: With all my heart, thank you nurses! 💕

GOP Looks to Ban 'Woke Philosophies' Like Critical Race Theory in Texas Schools

I have this intuition about DeSantis

Dominion urges court not to dismiss its $1.3 billion defamation lawsuit against Rudy Giuliani over