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Archives: February 14, 2022

Swiss approve tobacco ad ban long after neighbours

Thanks for the hearts!💕

Funny cartoon: "This touchdown's for you, Jesus!"

*WWII In Color, Road To Victory* Series (2021) Netflix

Some therapy love for LilBit!

Aww...thanks for the heart!

Have you ever washed your car like this??

Oh My...Where did he get those pants?

Investors in new cohousing community lose life savings

Touchdown Bengals!

Angling for a new dinner invitation...

Nice. No clogs of truckers

Anyone else notice

FBI offering $10,000 for help in finding serial bank robber nicknamed the 'Route 91 Bandit'

250,000 Army troops plus grandmas...

I love yellow labs...

Federal Judge Refuses to Toss Out Lawsuit against cop who murdered black kid, Family rejoices

when you say the word jewelry

The number of US Senate seats the Democrats will have from the 2022 elections is between 51 to 54.


Physics professor vs potato:

The day the music died.

I guess I am old, I did not understand one word of the halftime

Cherokee Nation seeks Black descendants linked to slavery as it tries to atone

Three Canadian Special Forces members under investigation for protest involvement

Elon Musk bemoans fun police for making Tesla disable the feature that lets drivers blast fart noise

C'mon...this half-time is dragging on forever...

Anyone interested in seeing the film "Belfast" ought to checkout Netflix "Rebellion" first.

30 Things to Declutter Right link:

Seth Abramson....

Well. It wasn't Prince.

And the tighty righty attacks on the halftime show begin:

Awwwwwwwww, another heart ❤️

Starting the steal?

Thrust thrust grab dick, thrust thrust grab dick!

China is building a nuclear power plant in Argentina as it looks to Latin America

I'm A Black Doctor. I Got Death Threats For Speaking About Racism -- And It Gets Worse.

And a BIG thanks

Not everybody liked the Super Bowl halftime show.

Tweet of the Day

If you knew all the words to that halftime show performance

Second of five whales brought from Canada to US aquarium dies

NFL pissed-Eminem took knee for Kaepernick

Thank you for the hearts!

GOP Sen. Roger Marshall wants Republicans to look into having Biden take an annual cognitive test

Remember when Prez Obama would do an interview show

Gazpacho made with Bloody Mary mix is authoritative! A dish best served cold!

US men's hockey team earns bye into quarterfinals of Winter Olympics: 'There's a swagger to us'

The M&M Republicans wanted to see... The Eminem Republicans saw:

To all the wonderful DUers who have given me ♥️, I love you too...

The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power - Teaser Trailer Prime Video

What do people think of this figure skating scandal?

Opinion: Rand Paul's convenient U-turn on protests

Thank you for the hearts!

A heartfelt Thank You

Catalytic converter theft deterrent bill passes House


Bonus Tweet of the Day

The daily airborne asshole report

Malcolm Nance: Ukrainian Armed Forces Standing Ready As Tensions Mount with Russia - MSNBC

Russian Buildup Near Ukraine Features Potent Weapons Systems, Well-Trained Troops

About 3 mins ago just saw a tweet (which I now can't find) that a high ranking Ukrainian told BBC...

Congratulations Rams fans!

Rep. Neguse: "Public Hearings Are Set To Commence This Spring" - The Sunday Show - MSNBC

Super Bowl Live: Kupp named Super Bowl MVP after winning TD

Not only thanks for the hearts, but for

If anyyone is going to slip a microchip that can read your thoughts into

Black History Month. VP Kamala Harris

UK: HMRC seizes NFT for first time in L1.4m fraud case

Alice Nine -Rainbows

Black History Month. Rep Ritchie Torres

What a waste money for a 30 second commercial!

Clearing The Smoke On The Right's Manufactured Crack Pipe Scandal - MSNBC

The number of US Senate seats the Democrats will end up with from the 2022 election results is 52.

Man Riding BMX Bike Allegedly Injures 11 People in N.M. Stabbing Spree

Pastelly twilit sky tonight.

Kinzinger says January 6 committee "fully" expects Giuliani to comply with subpoena - Face the Nation

TCM tomorrow, Valentines Breakup Classics

A Civics Lesson for January 6th Insurrectionists

Best burns to the triggered "conservatives" by tonight's halftime show...

Puppy update! Maybee's first big girl hike.

American Airlines flight makes emergency landing due to 'unruly' passenger

Fox segment throws cold water on MAGA's new plan to jail Hillary Clinton

Trump will be among the three worst presidents in American history: new book

Moon tonight

In the spirit of Valentine's Day

Al Franken: Heather McGhee on Critical Race Theory & Other Stuff (Feb. 13, 2022)

All you Fascists - Billy Bragg and Wilco

President Biden's tweet on the super bowl

Mashup! Super Freak X Rock the Casbah with a little Space Truckin'

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan says he wants to go back to a sane GOP, not one that 'attacks people who d

Federal Judge Refuses to Toss Out Lawsuit from Anton Black's Estate


The US Department Of The Treasury Sanctions Culiacanense Linked To The Sinaloa And CJNG Cartels

Doctor says a new COVID-19 variant could be coming

O'Rourke talks grid, election in visit to Laredo

Los Mezcales Break Off From The CJNG & Start A War Against Them in Colima

Ivan Reitman, 'Ghostbusters' Director, Dies at 75

Report: Argentine Army Planned an Invasion of Venezuela in 2019

Black authors shake up Brazil's literary scene

I want to thank everyone who bought hearts for...

The Super Stunt Revisisted: How Pranksters Nearly Pulled Off Greatest Media Prank Ever

'Children for Sale'

Diabeties question

Artic Sinkholes on NOVA

OPINION: The NY Times owes Hillary Clinton an apology

OPINION: The NY Times owes Hillary Clinton an apology

Billions of federal dollars headed to Western forests to manage fires

Big banks fund new oil and gas despite net zero pledges

thank you for the hearts!

'We flip Texas, we flip the country' -- AOC stumps for Cisneros, Casar

Ukraine seeks meeting with Russia within 48 hours to discuss build-up

Extra Bonus Tweet of the Day

Stephen King

New GERMS Limited Edition Print...

Inside McConnell's Campaign to Take Back the Senate and Thwart Trump

Thank you for all the 💕💕💕💕💕. In addition, I had lots of fun sprinkling hearts around to others!

The Super Stunt Revisisted: How Pranksters Nearly Pulled Off Greatest Media Prank Ever

Latinos react to hearing Japanese Rock and Bandmaid for the first time

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, February 15: Star of the Month: Henry Fonda

Louis Van Dyke Plays Lennon-McCartney -- "Golden Slumbers"/"Carry That Weight"

Kamila Valieva, the Russian figure skating star at the center of a doping scandal, will be allowed t

Streaming Monday A.M. Jazz & New Week Vibe Cafe Bossa Nova Jazz To Work/Study To

Thanks for the hearts, friends

The numerous and unexpected hearts I've been gifted gladden MY 'heart'.

Jan. 6 Probe and GOP Loyalty To Trump Loom Over Midterm Elections

Happy Valentines Day from California!

A twofer. I posted another version of 'Winter Dreams' recently. This one includes Debussy: 'Images'.

People hearing Bulls On Parade for the first time

Why Does Russia Want To Invade Ukraine Now? - NBC News

Ecuadorian fishing fleet owner extradited to the U.S. for supporting Mexican drug cartel shipments

"good morning heartache" (BrooklynDad_Defiant!: "FUN FACT: This was my Grandma...

'My Lagan Love', Phil Coulter on Piano

Dallas to tear down Kay Bailey Hutchison, replace with $2B downtown convention center

Brazil's Bolsonaro tweets support for podcaster Rogan

Heidi Heitkamp: Protect voting rights in Indian Country

Chile Decrees a State of Emergency in Four Northern Provinces

I need some advice?

"Your mother would do it too"

Despite opposition from medical community, South Dakota committee passes 'ivermectin freedom' bill

As Tears Go By - Rolling Stones

North Dakota faces redistricting lawsuit filed by Native American tribes

The Daily Show: What The Hell Happened This Week? - Week of 2/7/2022

This is a song by my band/recording project called Green Sparkle Frog...

Thank you for the heart, whoever sent it.

Trump Is Still Trying To Blame Nancy Pelosi For Capitol Riot - Ring of Fire

Laundry day in The Panier - Marseille

Baby with teeth but dad loves him.

Happened upon this. By chance. Only listened to some of the beginning.

Sending love to the DU community, with my 1,000th post

Just in time for Valentine's Day! OwlKitty in Titanic.

Five Stories from Europe You May Have Missed

'Let's Go Brandon' Crypto Coin Turns Into Total Dumpster Fire

Melania event is being investigated after promised charity proceeds that doesn't appear to exist

Bolivia: Evo Morales Warns of DEA-driven Destabilisation Plan

Ecuador expands marine protected area around Galpagos

Robe of Gems review - a startling and unsettling Mexican crime mystery

A lost dog has been found after one and half month at Sao Paulo Airport


Rule of law is being dismantled in Central America and Europe must act

International Organizations Reject the Criminalization of Judge Pablo Xitumul and Denounce the Perse

Guatemala's Indigenous Mayan community testifies before human rights court

Santiaguito volcano (Guatemala): lahars in progress, block lavas continue to tumble down to base of

World's biggest oil and gas companies snub U.S. Congress

Indigenous Community Radio Operators Win Court Case Against the Guatemalan State

The Seeds of Political Violence Are Being Sown in Church

Breakfast Monday 14 February 2022

NFL denies it tried to stop Eminem from taking knee at Super Bowl halftime show

I want the kind people who gave me hearts, how thankful I am for them

TD Bank freezes accounts of people supporting the Freedom Convoy

Arkansas jail's ivermectin experiments recall historical medical abuse of imprisoned minorities

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission tweet "Do not eat soap"

Lions in winter - Fontaine de la Rotonde - Aix-en-Provence, France

Asking a delivery driver to dance is deranged - but Amazon bosses appear to disagree

Biden's schedule for Monday, February 14, 2022

Belarus should be sanctioned, too.

The Night the Lights Went Out in Texas: On February 14, 2021, it started to snow in Texas.

A vital US-Canadian border crossing reopens after trucker blockade of Ambassador Bridge is cleared

A Melania Trump event is being investigated after promising proceeds to a charity that doesn't appea

Republicans have dropped the mask -- they openly support fascism. What do we do about it?

Why False Information Stays Stuck in Our Brains

NFL running back Adrian Peterson removed from Houston-bound flight, arrested

Thirty years ago today, on February 14, 1992, "Wayne's World" was released in the United States.

I was startled out of a peaceful sleep by the sound of SOMETHING, SOMEWHERE falling to the floor

Monday TOONs - The Tangerine Bowl

Ted 'Zodiac Killer' Cruz says he's really grown to admire Joe 'Liar Rogan after seeing N-word video

GQP yawns....

Is the NY Times trying to kill Wordle?

On this day, February 14, 2002, Mick Tucker of Sweet died.

I swim 4 mornings a week from 7:00-7:50

Wordle #240 Monday 2/14/2022

Passing out valentines my wife is always hard to shop for

The Most Extreme 'Rogue Wave' on Record Was Just Confirmed in The North Pacific

Texas patients are rushing to get abortions before the state's six-week limit. Clinics are ...

FINALLY was able to relocate the feral's food station to outside the living room window

Donald Trump used a Secret Service agent's phone to call Melania Trump after the Stormy Daniels alle

What is Fox & Friends going on about concerning John Durham???

Happy Valentine's Day, DU friends!

Canada: 2 special forces members under investigation for allegedly taking part in convoy protest

Almost forgot today's big development on the feral front.

Thank you to all the kind folks who gave me hearts. nt

Trevor Noah to entertain at first White Hou Entertainer for 2022 Dinner

Ivan Reitman, producer, 'Ghostbusters' director, dies at 75

Saturday Morning Panels: Week of 2/9/2022

The Rundown: February 14, 2022

Happy Valentine's Day! Who needs hearts?!

Several more hearts, thank you!

Happy birthday, March for Our Lives . . .

Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva cleared to compete at Olympics, court rules

"On Valentine's Day in 1884, Theodore Roosevelt lost both his wife and his mother."

Nancy Pelosi Calls Out Joe Manchin's False Statements On Inflation

Thanks for the hearts to all -n/t

To those flying those "FUCK BIDEN!" flags: I totally understand.

Boston Dynamics Dog Unstoppable At Puppy Bowl

February sucks. This local reporter keeps going viral for breaking that news

BIG score on canned food for the ferals!

TV fans may like this website I found

Sun Tzu

Isn't it great finding someone that you can share your life with that will

Fractal Hearts ❤️💜🧡

110 years!! Statehood Day for Arizona.

Tim Buckley, Jeff's dad, was born on this date.

Eric Boehlert: But Her Emails haunts the D.C. press

Happy Valentines to tall the the great Ladies on DU!

Today's Image Dump (2/14/22)

On Parkland anniversary, Biden urges Congress on gun control

Another "Big Lie" that is being promoted by the Republican Party.

The Federalist Society Rules America

The popcorn theater shooting trial starts today.

Magic Sam was born on this date.

Maceo Parker has a birthday today.


Is something big about to drop?

An Albuquerque stabbing spree leaves 11 people wounded, police say

Roger Fisher has a birthday today.

Albuquerque stabbing spree leaves 11 people wounded, police say

Was this a copycat of the murder in Georgia?

Why is Lindsey Graham pushing Childs for Supreme court

How does it happen

You know what the problem is?

How do you make oatmeal healthy and good?

Amidst the hearts and flowers, today we also observe V-Day, ending violence against

Sen. Lujn: 'I'm back on the road to recovery'

Amidst the hearts and flowers, today we also observe V-Day, ending violence against

Wow. Just when you think you've seen the craziest anti-vaxxer post, this shows up

For anyone fighting disinformation...

So, our masks are finally arriving today from our Project95 order.

Biden's nominees have a clear path to confirmation -- that is, if they're white

Pic Of The Moment: Meanwhile, On Fox News

How Rung for Women is empowering St. Louis women to land better jobs

The Democrats are searching for a message to run on, How about this.

A St. Louis woman's dream of better housing is lost to illness, crippling bureaucracy

The St. Valentine's Day Massacre

Russia's foreign minister urges more talks with West amid Ukraine tensions

just a cool improvised LED poi dance flow

Rising cases of scams after intimate photos sent - PSNI

Orange wind warning for Donegal ahead of Storm Dudley

Lavrov tells Putin Russia sees 'chance' to agree with West on security

Eastern Europe braces for refugees as Russia-Ukraine conflict simmers

The insurrection -by Tom Tomorrow

How this businesswoman conned distraught homeowners

Why Covid-19 vaccines are a freaking miracle

Japan convenes National Security Council to discuss Ukraine

'MAGA Convoy' Plans to Copy Canadian Truckers and Protest Across U.S.

Thank you, dear friends, for the hearts!

Democrats' college degree divide

Kremlin signals more talks with West amid Ukraine tensions

Happy Valentine's Day DUers

Multiple Anti-Vaccine Mandate Protesters Arrested Near Ambassador Bridge

Is Trump's Power Within The GOP Being Questioned Behind Closed Doors?

Government Mule - Soul Shine - Live (to set the proper mood for the week)

Pa. dad teaching teen to drive ends with SUV crashing into house

45 Percent Of GOP Say NFL Doing 'Too Much' To Respect Black Players

Covid May Cause Long-Term Heart Complications In Patients

Ex-RNC Chair Rips the Current One

Stacy Abrams is really needed

Wordle 240 (*** SPOILER THREAD ***)

Examining the career of J. Michelle Childs, a top contender for the Supreme Court

NFL running back Adrian Peterson arrested with what officials say was domestic violence

Tweet: Here's Eminem's #BidenHarris ad, just to complete the meltdown:

Thank you for the love.❤

Looking for historical fiction books set in Winston-Salem, NC

In new Catholic numbers, an 'imponderable' movement shaping history

Slipped, Tripped, Fell in Love - Janiva Magness (Blues)

McLovin ❤️

Why Didn't I Care About The Super Bowl & Why Don't I Care About The Olympics?.....

Russian version of a Zoom call

Bill Belichick 'chickened out' by rejecting Presidential Medal of Freedom, Donald Trump says

Apocalypse on America

Are you sick or just doing the smart thing?

Rep. Adam Kinzinger weighs in on January 6 investigation

Happy Valentines Day and thank you for all the hearts.

Timothy Snyder: Winter sieges of North American capitals

2685 new cases on the AZ Dashboard today, Mon; 1 death

The Canadian trucker convoy is an unpopular uprising

Colombia's army sacks general over admitted drug ties

I have been quiet about this for the past couple of days

CT's Gov. Lamont seeks to cap prescription drug prices, drawing fire from an industry split between

Thanks for the hearts!!

Hearts. Thanks.

Requesting good thoughts/vibes

A staunch conservative's urgent warning to the GOP about Trump and 2024

Irish rock band Taste, with Rory Gallagher - What's Going On (live at the Isle of Wight, 1970)

Fearless Vet Stands Up To Unprofessional Cops - Audit the Audit

Many thanks for all the hearts!

Bach's Toccata and Fugue in D Minor

For Valentine's Day, my gf gave me a box of snow.

'What the heck? You're an insurrectionist': Senators remain tense over Jan. 6 and Kavanaugh hearings

29 hearts?

Woman adopts lonely baby squirrel. She returns the favor by chewing everything in house.

Happy Valentines Day DU!!!

I guess I need to read the Harvard Law Review more often.

Good dog looking out for little dog:

Presumably Durham still has a job, even though he's in violation

Is a gerrymandered legislature a legitimate government body?

Baby Ducks Spoon While They Sleep

Gene Vincent and Eddie Cochran in concert in the '50s

Paul Rodgers - I Can't Stand The Rain (live, 2014 - great cover of this Ann Peebles classic)

Zelensky: Yes, we would like to join NATO (CNN)

My dog may have saved my life

I want to thank everyone who gave hearts to me. Really, really appreciate them. I love DUers.

Still all quiet on the Meadows front.

US Senate seats the Democrats will win to remain in the majority and

Three Rottweilers abandoned without food and left to die - Happy ending

Fats Domino, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis and the Monkees with '50s medley

Former Olympians Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir condemn the decision to allow Russian skater...

Canada's Ontario To Abandon Covid Vaccine Passport: Premier

Many thanks for my heart!

Thin Lizzy - The Boys Are Back In Town (live on the German TV show Rockpalast, 1981)

Great-Grandma Fulfills Dream of Going to School

To all loners on valentines day

Have illegal gun info about your ex? Contact ATF to give them a Valentine's Day to remember!

Fats Domino, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ray Charles and friends - Jambalaya

My thanks to all who gave a heart...

***My message to DUers***

T-Mobile punching down at charity fundraisers

What I learned from watching more than 500 Jan. 6 videos (Quentin Young, Daily Montanan)

Top U.S. & World Headlines -- February 14, 2022

Virginia governor Youngkin apologizes after mixing up Black state senators

My wish for DU!

I need this hat. If only there was a covid protection version (Twitter)

Ambassador Bridge Reopens After Police Clear Protesters

"They want to teach the Holocaust. They just want a friendlier Holocaust to teach."

So I almost put my eye out last week...

a moment of silence on this 4th anniversary of the parkland massacre

Barbara McQuade on Trump, Obstructing the Jan 6th Committee & More

Guinea-Bissau's mystery deepens over drug-trafficking coup plot

Russian envoy warns of right to counterattack in eastern Ukraine

Heart - Mona Lisas And Mad Hatters (live in Seattle, 2002 - Nancy on lead vocal)

Spare a thought for the families and friends of the victims of

Somebody loves me ❤️

V-Day to Earth Day: How Women in 70+ Countries Are Rising to End Violence Against Women & Our Planet

The cells that can give you super-immunity

Thank you so much for the hearts

Good Day DU (February 14, 2022)

Wow this is some next level pandering lol

Foggy Sunrise Through Saw Palmetto and Slash Pines

Pieces of the whole - had I been paying attention

Only two days left to save 20%

The news "media" should be much more aware and skeptical of Republican propaganda.

Touching Rodin

After 8 years, a retired Florida police captain will stand trial for killing a man

Is a gerrymandered legislature illegitimate?

Latest video on what the Webb telescope team is doing. This is SO COOL

John Eastman claims attorney-client privilege over thousands of pages sought by Jan. 6 investigators

Expect to be inundated with a lot of disinformation about the situation in Ukraine. Even here at DU.

Massive flock of birds

Sha'Carri Richardson: Difference between her and Kamila Valieva's cases 'is I'm a black young lady'

Flying Hearts

Josh Hawley is officially selling his 1/6 fist-pump as a mug

Bernie Sanders endorses progressive Jessica Cisneros

Trudeau plans to invoke Emergencies Act in response to protests: sources

Video: Coal Miners Tell Manchin To Pass Build Back Better

Falling apart once in a while is no big deal.

Opera now lets you ditch boring web links and use emojis instead

Chris Cornell - Thank You (Led Zeppelin cover, live, Clearwater FL, June 2016)

SCOTUS Nominees Leondra Kruger and Ketanji Brown Jackson

The best directions ever for dealing with a headache is on aspirin bottles.

Bernstein Says Trump Investigation is "Far Worse Than Watergate"

Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters, fresh off arrest, announces bid to become Colorado's SoS

Crew Subdues Berserk Passenger With Coffee Pot on DC Flight, Forcing Emergency Landing

Happy Valentine's Day, everyone!

Thx for the ❤ ❤ ..Happy Valentine's to u too!

Happy Valentine's Day to all! And a big thanks for my hearts.

A wonderful Valentine surprise!

What is the Purpose of Colonialism?

I don't know d!ck about TikTok; I can however write in cursive, do long division without a

GOP distrusting Russia was a constant. All that changed with Trump

Merci for the Hearts! Very special, warm & great for February :)

Cute little trick for Valentine's Day:

Hackers Just Leaked the Names of 92,000 'Freedom Convoy' Donors

A wonderful offering of three more beautiful, red puffy hearts! ♥♥♥

Hackers expose thousands of donors to Canadian 'freedom convoy': report

GOP Rep. Jim Jordan says a Trump statement that suggested the execution of former Hillary Clinton ca

@SecondGentleman cinches Valentine's Day

Thank you kindly to those who gifted me hearts...

The cutest bird feeders ever:

Two Children Get First Gene Therapy for Dreaded Disease

Manchin wants Sinema to take a fresh look at tax rate hikes on corporations and the rich, but she's

John Rzeznik & Daryl Hall - Iris (Live from Daryl's House, 2011)

NFL not pissed-Eminem took knee

What do you want to get rid of? Higher inflation or not being able to land a better job?

Deer & pupper playing chase through the fence:

So, I have this bunion and it is really aggravating me

How DNA Sleuthing Can Help Save Elephants From Poaching

Tweet of the Day

27 Years in Solitary Confinement, Then Another Plea for Help in Texas

Thank you everyone for allthe hearts.

Trudeau to use rare emergency powers in attempt to quell protests - reports

Felicidades to the big-hearted, the kind-hearted, the generous-hearted and the heartless today

"Did I say stop?"

What are you streaming these days?

What are you streaming these days?

Opinion: Biden shouldn't bother searching for a justice who's a mushy compromiser - Rubin

Digital vs. Physical: Which do you prefer?

Just watched the halftime show and have mixed feelings

Please hold my nephew and family in your thoughts

This is adorable:

Global markets sink amid escalating Ukraine fears

Manchin Pushes Democrats to Revisit Tax-Rate Increases

I got another heart...this one on Valentines Day no less. Thanks so much.

John Eastman, lawyer for then-President Donald Trump, turns over thousands of emails to January 6

Washington, DC, to end vaccine, mask mandates

Kentucky police seek shooter after 'assassination attempt' of candidate

NOW PAC (National Organization for Women PAC) has endorsed Carolyn Maloney in NY-12

All Ladies Figure Skating should protest and sue the ISO for Irreparable Harm

Wisconsin GOP looks to weaponize critical race theory in governor's race

I am sitting at my desk tearing papers that I no longer need

Infectious disease specialist on mask wearing and vaccine efficacy

Minnesota district map coming tomorrow

'We don't look like them': Black figure skaters face barriers to entry from a young age

Why are the media so sure the Dems will lose the House in November?

Love Liberates

McConnell moving to head off Trump candidates in midterms

Jill Biden decorates White House with Valentine's Day hearts for second year in a row

Love got you down? We think that you'll smile When you hear what we put In your government file

West megadrought worsens to driest in at least 1,200 years

Ron Filipkowski tweet about Jr.'s chemically enhanced rant last night:

MTG must also be afraid of the Luftwaffle

Is it just me or did Crypto jump the shark last night

Jackie Kennedy won an Emmy for her TV White House tour, aired sixty years ago today:

Russian Who Claims Hillary Clinton, DNC Email Hack Gets 14-Year Sentence

So, is Russia blinking?

Ohio mayor who said ice fishing shanties may lead to prostitution resigns

Here in Albuquerque our power was just out for 5 minutes, from 11:05 am to 11:10 am.,

Ukrainian veterans in Poland prepare to re-enlist as Russia tensions mount

Ohio mayor who said ice fishing shanties may lead to prostitution resigns

Ummmmm......what could possibly go wrong?

Nutty pastor getting criticized from all sides for labeling halftime show "sexual anarchy"

CNN: Zelensky said we have been "informed" that the attack

The first Hillary Clinton aide that is harmed in any form and these characters need to go to jail

An Angry Debate Over Critical Race Theory Splits Christian Colleges

Flight attendant hits unruly passenger with coffee pot, stops him from opening plane door

Pelosi Rejects Rep. Cori Bush's Continued 'Defund the Police' Push

I still have a few hearts left.

Mounties arrest 11 armed, 'militant' protesters at Coutts blockade (Alberta)

GOP Rep. Jim Jordan says a Trump statement that suggested the execution of former Hillary Clinton ca

If Russia invades Ukraine,

Why is America immobilized in the face of

second valentine's day away from my wife.

Covid down 90% in DC:

TRUMPIES: read--this--re-e-al--slowly-------

Who are the people

Dozens of chickens seized in alleged Dallas cockfighting operation

Crypto Company Reportedly Scamming New Hires Out of Thousands, BBB Says

Mitski's Laurel Hell Is America's Best-Selling Album This Week

Coincidence or not, Russian dissident Alexei Navalny to be subjected to sham trial tomorrow.

Beware Of This Deadly Mix: Oligarchic Economics & Racist, Nationalist Populism: Democracy Danger

Luke Skywalker is a lousy Jedi Master. Spoiler Alert.

"Shots fired at Louisville [Democratic] mayoral candidate Craig Greenberg, police say"

CNN: US closing embassy in Kyiv.

Pierce County property tax 'valentines' are coming your way; rates to hop modestly in 2022

White House-Happy Valentine's Day!

Two more hearts

Boys & Girls Club of the Northern Plains receives $10 million gift from Larson Family Foundation

America's Best Large Employers: Four WA Companies Make Top 100

Happy Valentine's Day to everyone at DU, one of my beloved communities 💕

The Right-Wingers LARPing as Working-Class Truckers

Apropos of nothing - has anyone seen Melanie lately?

Putin's Ukraine gambit unites Western democracies he sought to divide

Mounties seize guns and arrest 11 protesters at border blockade in Alberta

TFG's feefees hurt when Susan Collins says 'no one should be afraid' of him

I've used up all my hearts.

2022 is the year Democrats will be picking up more US Senate seats.

West megadrought worsens to driest in at least 1,200 years

And.....they're moving onto actual witch hunts.

Banning the Type of Police Raids That Killed Amir Locke Is Just a Start

Republican Held US Senate seats that the Democrats will win in 2022.

Noticed a wrapped Christmas gift on my porch today. Not for anyone in my house. What should I do?

The NY Post gets the biggest scoop of the Super Bowl.

One disease is fading. The other just keeps getting worse.

Here's what I remember about a Henny Youngman routine I saw on a rerun of The

FAA delays SpaceX assessment again

Climate & Punishment: How Incarcerated People Face Increasing Threat of Fires, Floods & Extreme Heat

My Funny Valentine

Statement by President Biden Four Years After the Parkland Shooting

Putin is saving his own yachts, bought with Russia's stolen taxes, from U.S. sanctions.

Tails Biden and NATO wins Heads Putin Loses, Putin made his bed now he sleeps in it

Top off your gas tanks before too late tomorrow. (If you want, or not)

Young Russian figure skaters & doping & their notorious coach Eteri Tutberidze ...

January 6 committee still expects Giuliani to 'cooperate fully' (CNN)

Texas' New Voting Law Is an 'Absolute Nightmare'

Now jimmy nutty Gym Jordan agree with Trump and the idea of what he wants done to Hillary?

Ukraine President Warns Russian Attack Will Come Wednesday (MSNBC)

Anyone still need a Valentine heart?

Joe Manchin-connected power plant hasn't paid rent in a decade

The Ambassador Bridge is now open again

Texas Sues Meta Over Facebook's Facial-Recognition Practices

CBS News: Russian army units have moved into attack positions.

The Atheist Experience - 2/13/22

Secret admirer didn't send him a valentine this year

Rescue begins on the freeway, the police joined in, and also an unexpected volunteer! The end is 💝

My heartfelt thanks to everyone here at DU.

Cartoons 2/14/2022

RNC Blowback!

Hackers Release Names of 'Freedom Convoy' Donors February 14, 2022 at 12:13 pm ESTByTaegan Goddar

Giving hearts also to DUers who get on my nerve sometimes...

The Economics of Creativity: Who Gets Paid and Why

WSJ: US embassy is evacuating Kiev

Transportation package could bring $600M to Snohomish County

Decided to go for a swim in the sewer, visited FR

Shots Fired at Louisville Mayoral Candidate

3,500 households seek rental assistance

Titanic....with a cat

Russia vs Ukraine

Nature's soap opera: Swans are wintering around Snohomish County

Soaring Inflation Means Britons Face Biggest Fall in Real Incomes in 30 Years

Federal cannabis legalization effort to 'tear down the walls' gains momentum

The number of US Senate seats the Democrats will start out with in 2022 is 47.

This is new! Drivers license # or last 4 of SS required on envelope Texas of mail-in ballot

Anxious Democrats want Biden to speed up vetting for Supreme Court pick

🌻❤️ Chickadee

It is quite frustrating that whenever the big lie narrative is pushed, it is very rare that I hear

Adam Kinzinger says the Republicans who support Putin have an 'affection for authoritarianism

Lina Hidalgo refused vendor contributions -- and still raised $1.8 million

Thank you all for the hearts.

Russian Duma scheduled to vote on recognizing republics in eastern Ukraine on 2/15.

EXCLUSIVE Russian mercenaries with spy links increasing presence in Ukraine

PM Trudeau invokes Emergencies Act in Canada to deal with trucker insurrection.

Liberals & Conservatives Unite to Dunk on Charlie Kirk for Calling Super Bowl Halftime Show 'Sexual

What if Ukraine were to state they would join NATO when Russia does?

Michele Tafoya will now be working to get a Republican Governor elected in MN.....🤮 🤮 🤮

Let's talk about roadblocks in Canada and the manual....

How the U.S. Built a Winning Men's Olympic Hockey Team in 10 Days

Popular Valentine's Day Movies

Kansas residents sue over GOP-drawn map, alleging 'extreme and intentional' gerrymander

RCMP: Police seize guns, arrest 11 at Coutts border crossing in Canadian 'Freedom Convoy' protests

DOE will build nation's first large-scale facility to turn fossil fuel waste into rare material

Judge throws out Palin libel case against New York Times

What I learned from watching more than 500 Jan. 6 videos

Judge throws out Palin libel case against New York Times

Hard News Consumption Declines, While Lifestyle Climbs in Popularity

******Breaking******Judge dismisses Sarah Palin suit.

The number of US Senate seats the Democrats will have from 2022 is 54

TFG's Accounting firm, Mazars, has effectively fired the Trump Organization

Just had a call from Jaime Harrison...

Of Maine Fishermen and Lumberjacks... Does TFG even know what day it is?

The Community of Phoebe Bridgers' Saddest Factory Records

Does anyone know what ever happened to Palin's lawsuit ?

When I heard that the Russian skater had been okayed to compete by a discredited "kangaroo" court,

Ooooh thank you for the heart

Americans less likely to have sex, partner up and get married than ever

Show More of This Please - Lots More

Officer injured as hundreds of people stampede from nightclub

What happened to that SB ad about shooting POTUS

In new filing, Trump rep says decade of TFG accounting firm records are not to be relied upon ...

Convoy Movement Isn't A Struggle Over Freedom, It's An Attempt to Kill Democracy

Why Alexander Vindman's Trump White House lawsuit matters

I don't think this can be said too often: we waste our time whenever we try to

Papillion veteran who crawled through wall of fire in WWII celebrates 100th birthday

I am overwhelmed

Papillion veteran who crawled through wall of fire in WWII celebrates 100th birthday

U.S. temporarily suspends Mexican avocado imports

I was going to buy some Zquil to help me sleep. And then...

Dog Didn't Like Cuddling Until A Kitten Came Into His Life

Kirin -Monster Hunter World- (Not the Beer!)

Accounting Firm Cuts Ties With Trump and Retracts Financial Statements

Nothing puts a spring in your step like a little larceny:

Ottawa residents fed up with trucker protests: "Go back to trump" (video)

Notice how every story related to Trump these days is corruption-related?

How many Republicans should screw a light-bulb socket?

Golden crowned Kinglet

New Leak Suggests Most Users Funding Canada's 'Freedom Convoy' Reside in U.S.

What's for Dinner, Mon., Febr. 14, 2022

Texas State fired official after the Tribune asked about his use of bone marrow registry funds

I got a heart! ♥ Thank you...

Conservative Charlottesville radio show host sues Pelosi, two U.S. House staff over climate hearings

Texas A&M students protest after president ends print publication of 129-yr.-old Battalion newspaper

"The Resident"

I love this cat!

MSNBC: Trump org accounting firm says years' worth of financial

About the 1/3 of Americans who aren't paying attention

Hard hit by omicron, New York City shows the ongoing benefit of vaccination

Ronny Jackson still chirping the Trump song

Judge to dismiss palin libel lawsuit against the NY Times

Trudeau: invokes Emergency Act to supplement local police. Will

White Privilege

parkland dad, fred guttenberg, and his letter to daughter jamie

Trudeau takes rare step of invoking national emergency to quell the protests.

Sarah Palin's libel suit against NYT will be dismissed!

Funny headline: "China may be using sea to hide its submarines."

Trump's Accounting Firm Retracts Financial Statements

My heart is filled with hearts! Thank you so much.

Republican lawmaker shreds Tucker Carlson on air - Brian Tyler Cohen

Unborn baby undergoes heart surgery in womb after doctors detect tumor

White House aides weigh deficit reduction as way to revamp economic plan for Manchin

Regional roadkill rates

Happy Valentine's Day to everyone. Particularly to those who gave me hearts.

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 15 February 2022

Lovely hearts abound, thank you..

Trevor Noah to entertain at first White House Correspondents' Association dinner since 2019

DeLorean to revive headquarters in San Antonio for new electric vehicle

I just got an odd phone call.

New Beto O'Rourke ad puts Gov. Greg Abbott in hot seat over energy company campaign donations

Google Drive and Smart phone text backups

Thanks, DU, for the heart.

Golden Retrievers are love:

Your Love Keeps Lifting Me Higher - Jackie Wilson

Federal government invokes Emergencies Act for first time ever in response to protests

If you've never watched Fox News.

Jill Biden turns Valentine's Day into lesson for 2nd graders

Wow! Thank you everyone for all the hearts!

What is Midtown Manhattan's post-pandemic recovery playbook?

My favorite childhood memory is building sand castles with my grandfather

"Yet another Asian woman:" 35-year-old fatally stabbed in Chinatown apartment

Happy Valentines ❤️

Naval engineer from Annapolis pleads guilty to conspiring to share U.S. nuclear sub secrets

💋👛💎2000s mcBling style explained 👡🛍 💵

Why Trump is once again claiming that he was spied upon in 2016 (Durham's crap)

Murdaugh murder site property listed for sale.

MEDICAID: Why Millions Are At Risk of Losing Coverage in The Months Ahead

Tweet of the Early Evening:

I'm looking for a church to attend. I want one that worships God - not Trump.

Tnx fer the hearts. I know of a few women that think I don't have one. Now I have PROOF!! nt

Octopus's Garden

Tax firm fires trump as a client says financial statements unreliable

Trudeau threatens to freeze anti-mandate protesters' bank accounts

People who engage in abhorrent, extreme acts don't want future history to be taught accurately.

Rarely-seen photos tell the story of America's Black Civil War soldiers

If the NYT countersues Palin, I will buy a 5 year subscription...

These Days

If you thought the Pentagon chicken was impressive, wait until you hear about the Pentagon bunny.

Vets are speaking up about Ottawa occupation. Veterinarians just got real!!!

The Power of Love - Huey Lewis & The News

A thought

Terminator and Jesus.

Could Democrats win the next election with a simple slogan?

Soundbites migrant caravans; Footage Canadian truckers

Sanction threat looms for Facebook and Gibson Dunn in privacy class action

"Postal reform is, ironically, delayed"

Manchin doing mcconnell one better

Tax firm Mazars fires Trump Organization as client, says Trump's financial statements are unreliable

72 hours till war?

COVID Will Eventually Be Endemic, and I Absolutely Know What That Word Means

from Senator Chris Van Hollen:


Judge: Fortenberry (R) will be tried where crime was alleged to have begun: LA, not Nebraska

Study finds Western megadrought is the worst in 1,200 years

If Feingold ran for the US Senate in 2012 instead of 2016,

Deadly avian flu detected at commercial chicken operation in SW Kentucky near Tennessee state line

This Rescued Squirrel Is The Ultimate Diva

Barack's Valentine's Day message to Michelle:

Trudeau vows to freeze anti-mandate protesters' bank accounts

Russian skater can compete, but medal ceremony won't be held

The pack that howls together, stays together 🐺

I tried ALL DAY to get the boys to pose for a 'Thanks for the Hearts' Valentine greeting. I failed.

Judge tosses Zimmerman's lawsuit against Trayvon's parents

Joan Baez - Where Have All the Flowers Gone? (For Pete Seeger)

So that's how it works

Joan Baez - Joe Hill (from Woodstock)

Just replaced my TV with my mom's old one. Mine is dead.

Updated guidance on COVID-19 vaccination for immunocompromised (4th shot)

Joan Baez - Sweet Sir Galahad (from Woodstock)

I get all the love I need in a luncheonette / In just one glance, so let's just dance

Judge Tosses Sarah Palin's Defamation Case Against New York Times

Prosecution rests in 3 cops' trial in George Floyd killing

Sen. Scott objects ---WTF?

WTF?! San Francisco police linked a woman to a crime using DNA from her rape exam


Waxing Gibbous, 94% visible

Rudy Giuliani "Considering Testifying Before House Select Committee." Really? - Glenn Kirschner

Pete Seeger - What Did You Learn In School Today?


Cock Robin- When your heart is week

CANADIAN BACON, Pulled Over Scene - John Candy, Dan Aykroyd, Canada's 'Imperialistic Aggression' :)

A-Rod, once scorned by Trump, in group buying his D.C. hotel

If teaching about slavery, discrimination, Jim Crow, segregation and Civil Rights is "divisive"

Olympic Figure Skating - SNL style

Pete Seeger - Waist Deep in the Big Muddy (on The Smothers Brothers Show)

'Dirty Cheaters.' Olympians Let Loose on Kamila Valieva and the Russian Doping Controversy at the Be

Banfield on Newsnation are referring to Hillary connected with Russiagate.

❤ Thank you DU on Valentine's Day! ❤

Living only on Social Security can be difficult. There are many resources that can help struggling s

Ringo Starr's 70th birthday surprise at Radio City Music Hall -- Paul McCartney sings "Birthday"

Southside Johnny And The Asbury Jukes - I Don't Want To Go Home (sliding into the evening)

Florida Republicans Are Infighting Over A Black Seat in Congress

❤️ the Virginia State Police think they're funny...and they are ❤️😆

Wash U physicians are studying COVID-19 variant-specific vaccines

Giuliani Could Blow The Jan 6 Investigation Wide Open

Black Sabbath - Sabbra Cadabra

Ameren Illinois Lineman Performs Lifesaving Act For Family In Need At Rock Spring Park

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Eric, sign these forms, you're the new tax accountant.

In Russia's Ukraine Plans, How Much Does the Mud Matter?

A rather plain looking poorly educated woman---let's call her Marjorie---sat in an ER where she

Missouri lawmaker's narcotics license placed on probation

Paleontologists make new dinosaur discovery in Montana