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Archives: June 13, 2022

You've likely seen one of those "Mean People Suck!" bumper stickers. I submit that if one

It's so hot you can grill burgers on your dashboard: Historic heat wave sweeps across much of US

Temperature will reach close to 100 this week in metro Detroit

Gov. DeSantis orders flags at half-staff for Pulse Remembrance Day. OMG!

Over 40 Percent Of Americans Now Rate Gun Violence As A Top Issue

Gym Jordan gets slapped on Twitter

Ain't Nobody - Chaka Khan

The Tony's........ya watching??

For the Trekkies (Trekkers) here...

Tweet of the Night #2:

Chris Stirewalt to Testify Monday Morning And May Expose Fox Coordination with Trump To Push Big Lie

So true Tweet:

Early Father's Day present. Summer Breeze makes me feel fine"

Steam: Get ARK: Survival Evolved for Free - Till June 19th 2022 @10am

Ghana's tragic turn toward anti-LGBT extremism

Ron DeSantis Deems Drag Show 'Inappropriate,' Considers Investigating Parents

Biden unveils migration plan at Americas summit

Austin American-Statesman: Right to bear arms does not include assault-style weapons

Bill Crute goes on Fox and tell it like it is, they don't like hearing it.

Bannon to Garland over Jan. 6 hearings: Indict Trump and we'll impeach you

NYT Editorial Board: Kathy Hochul Is the Best Choice for Democrats in the June 28 Primary

After enabling Trump's lawlessness for years, Pence did the bare minimum on 1/6. But he's no hero

Sunset, southern MD

'Disaster!': Trump's Latest Endorsement Sparks Backlash in Trumpworld

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about the definition of boyfriend....

Down creek:

A Ukrainian sniper killed one of Putin's most notorious mercenaries, say reports

Stan Musial

Waxing Gibbous, 92% visible

Face the Nation : What comes next in the Jan. 6 hearings

A Drag Queen taught my daughter to walk in heels as a teen.

Juvenile Peregrine Falcons

A Rant: The Patriot Front arrest in Idaho is not a laughing matter.

How the Watergate scandal changed Washington

Heads up! On Monday evening, June 13, the bright red star Antares


**FIDDLER on the Roof

**FIDDLER on the Roof

Question: Where Can I Watch The CNN Watergate Documentary

Katy Tur on her memoir "Rough Draft"

Senator and Reverend Raphael Warnock

Alex Jones' ties to extremist groups

Why are the people that call themselves patriots also the ones who spew the most hate at their

Love is love.

What Murdoch's newspapers are saying (re: Jan 6)

The History of Marijuana in the US According to Tommy Chong

Kind of a blurry photo, but it appears the kittens are adjusting to their new home.

Worth a Thousand Words

Bipartisan group of senators reaches agreement on gun reform


Kinzinger says Jan. 6 committee will present evidence that lawmakers sought pardons from Trump

AOC asks Gaetz, Boebert and Greene if they requested pardons

Rudy Giuliani faces ethics charges over Trump election role.

"Alpha Male" Goes To Eastern Europe To Get Women, Fails Miserably

Top Democrat Reveals Trump Criminal Plot to Overthrow Democracy - MeidasTouch

Old Weed vs New Weed with Tommy Chong Wild Ride! Clips


How Beto plans to fix the grid. - Beto O'Rourke

Takeaways From First January 6th Hearing And Lookahead To Next - The Sunday Show - MSNBC

Tweet of the Late Night:

Lalo's 'Symphonie Espagnole', Chee-Yun on violin/5 movements

Monday's digit - 4/10: Muggy heat arrives and menacing storms may not be far behind. Jason, CWG

When President Obama's health care plan was being debated....

The Simple Antidote to the Poisonous 'Race Science' Revival

Ron Reagan SLAMS GOP as Traitors for Supporting Insurrection in EPIC rant

Had an interesting day today.

Nearly 800 acres burned by Sheep Fire

AOC takes on Lauren Boebert in must-see takedown - Brian Tyler Cohen

FOX: Biden is intentionally destroying the US and it began as a KGB operation in the 1930's

Ocasio-Cortez won't commit to backing Biden in 2024: 'We'll cross that bridge when we get to it'

*MPT Endeavor, now.

Turns Out Satan Has A Twitter Account, And It's Hilarious As Hell

Ron Reagan Jr. gives EPIC speech on the Jan 6 hearings

Alexander Glazunov's Symphony No. 7 - 'Pastoral'

Lindsey Buckingham live: Big Love

Archie Bunker's solution to hijacking was to issue all the passengers guns. It got a lot of laughs.

French legislative elections: Conservative party estimated to gain 50-80 seats - FRANCE 24

How to turn your garden into a carbon sink

This nail color's nice

I want to address something Re: patriot idiots

The Supreme Court voted unanimously against Presidential Executive Privilege.... about the Watergate

Georgia woman's efforts portend what Trump movement is becoming

Rod Stewart - Maggie May (1971)

June 12 Is Loving Day- When Interracial Marriage Finally Became Legal in the US: NPR

Rep. Lloyd Doggett on US House response to Uvalde shooting

AP is reporting names of the U-Haul Army, and the national leader was one of them

Rod Stewart - Sailing

Feds Warn Peter Navarro To Stop Lying About His Arrest - Ring of Fire

Howard Dean: I may add IA to the list of states we can pick up a Senate seat - Grassley is terrified

Fight fight fight!

Phoenix gas station owner sells gas 50 cents a gallon cheaper than what he buys it for to help custo

Jimmy Kimmel Club Random with Bill Maher

Soon, you won't own your homes. This system is killing home ownership and your future.

Extra Bonus Tweet of the Day

5 years ago, with Mama, calling for dinner!

TFG Considers Launching 2024 Bid in Florida

Kootenai County "Patriot Front" booking photos

Joyce White Vance: The Evidence at This Point is Strong but is it Enough to Get Trump? Political Voices

RIP Billy Kametz

Hopefully, with Fox showing thee hearings, a few of the MAGA will wake up to

A famous SNL sketch

What the TSA could teach Congress about gun control

Inside Police Active Shooter Training After Uvalde - VICE News

I don't normally post videos, but this athletic fuzzwad is worth watching!

How soon until The Smithsonian Channel is banned in Florida?

Inflation: Food, oil, utilities...???

Proud Boys storm drag queen event for children at Bay Area library, deputies say

Lawyer Who Advised Pence Team Speaks Ahead of His Jan. 6 Committee Appearance - FRONTLINE

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO) - Tech Monopolies

☦️ Orthodox Christianity: 'Understanding Life After Death'

Oxfam: Food and energy tycoons made $1 billion every 2 days amid soaring inflation

Badflower -- Heroin

LA County's COVID Hospitalizations Holding Steady as Cases Have Risen

How Hawaii Was Stolen by the US ENDEVR Documentary

Stokely - 'Woman'

2000 Mules the propaganda piece passed off as a movie.

The video that made Patron a star!

2 from Chromeo

The Future of the GOP

Tweet of the Night!

Did DU just go down for a sec?

Where things are going.

Snoh Aalegra - 'In Your Eyes'

Emmanuel Macron's coalition level with new leftwing group in French elections

Former Gov. LePage says Maine elections hard to rig, on heels of unfounded ballot-stuffing claims

Mainers can now check the status of $850 relief checks

President Macron's centrists to keep a majority: Projections - Al Jazeera

Absentee voting favors Maine Democrats ahead of Tuesday's primaries

US Dow Stock Futures fall 600 points.

Global Markets are Tanking Ahead of a Huge Week for Central Banks.


Watch Live: House Jan. 6 committee presents more evidence in Capitol riot hearing - CBS News

I wanted to name our son lance

Bitcoin drops 12 percent, below $24000.

China PLA member asks about role of Shangri-La Dialogue, if it's serving interest of US & allies-CNA

Breakfast Monday 13, June 2022

South Korea's petrochemical shipments plunge 90% as trucker strike enters 7th day

Evangelical Christian Adoption Movement Hit by "Tsunami" of Mentally Ill Children

So Roger Stone wrote Trump that Senators Cruz & Hawley will need pardons?

Monday TOONs - The Rewards Of Loyalty

So my wife says marriage is like a deck of cards.

The New Europeans I Europe At A Crossroads - Documentary

I woke up, this morning, with both kittens snuggled up against me

Officials go door-to-door for mandatory evacuations after fire expands in Southern California's Ange

Resignations from state employees' union board highlight divide between leadership and progressives

They are not the Liz Cheney hearings Joe Scum & Mika

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California animal shelter owner requires people to support gun control -- and not be an NRA member --

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Arron Banks loses Russia libel case against Carole Cadwalladr

Dog Places Ball In Ball Launcher And Excitedly Awaits Its Launch

The video of AG Barr is the type of evidence that will send you to prison.

NYTimes Wordle 6/13

Wild scene at New Hampshire Statehouse as Hassan files for reelection

I don't support California raising gas taxes with gas prices this high

Seattle suburb paid asst police chief $1.5 million to resign for posting nazi signs

Pixar's 'Lightyear' Banned in Saudi Arabia Over Same-Sex Kiss

There could be a few fireworks at the Hearing this morning...

Wordle 6/13 **********SPOILERS***************

Just an observation---when your child is drowning 100 feet from shore and someone

What I really don't like about reality shows.

Any Good News for today? Anything will do.

Sunrise, southern MD

Morning bunny

Texas state senator says Uvalde school police chief's narrative on shooting is 'in contrast'

Early morning grooming

Republicans wanted pardons for two reasons.

From here they observe the world. Which means the den since that's still their 'world'.

The People: "ENOUGH! DO SOMETHING!" The PTB: "HA-HA-HA!" nt

How is it possible to defend the "Big Lie"?

I got the most wonderful gift yesterday


Ginni Thomas EXPOSED emailing Arizona lawmakers to overturn election - MeidasTouch

Bolsonaro sees himself jailed after leaving office, "like Anez"

Many baby formula plants weren't inspected because of COVID

All Your Crypto R Belong to Us

Saturday Morning Panels: Week of 6/8/2022

Nine arrested after vicious assault on women at restaurant in China. WARNING EXTREMELY GRAPHIC

See! Guns ARE in the Bible....well sword of

I got lots of "403 forbidden" errors yesterday. Couldn't log into DU as if it was offline.

The Rundown: June 13, 2022

Biden's Schedule for Monday, June 13, 2022

Items owned by missing journalist and Indigenous expert found in Brazil's Amazon, some partially sub

Straight-Up Climate Lies Don't Work Any More; Deniosphere Now Dragging In Culture War Issues Instead

Plastitar: mix of tar and microplastics is new form of pollution, say scientists

Since the first 6 January hearing I've noticed that

Whiteout at the window this morning.

The Collapse of an Atlantic Ocean Current Would Ripple Across The World, Says Study

Ya know... when you sh*t all over the place.... (Dr. Oz)

SCOTUSblog: Announcement of orders and opinions for Monday, June 13

Exactly what crime will the Idaho U-Haulers be charged with?

'Ferocious' Covid outbreak in Beijing traced to raucous bar

When Trump said he wanted the crowd to "march down to the Cap-i-tol"..?

Time passes

Soon, after the hearings, I want to hear this breaking news story.

"No Time To Die" 🚨SPOILER🚨If you think that's the end, remember this:

John Dean Blows A Giant Hole In The Republican Complaints About The 1/6 Committee

It was shortly before 11 p.m. when Izabela Sajbor realized the doctors were prepared to let her die.

Glox news update -by Tom Tomorrow

Officers search state Sen. Wiener's S.F. home for bombs after Sunday death threat

Business Insider: Bannon's podcast meltdown...

Bill Stepien not appearing at J6 Hearing today due to family emergency.

The Human League - Don't You Want Me

Jared Kushner says he didn't pay much attention to the WH Counsel, Cipollone...

If you're being interviewed by Columbo, STFU! Don't offer suggestions on motive, means or

Cult expert Steven Hassan sees 95% chance of worsening pro-Trump violence

What we know so far... and much more: Heather Cox Richardson

Mentally ill man saves the Credit Union from robbery-Jamaica

Lin Wood, the pro-Trump lawyer has come out as a flat Earther and Moon landing denier

Major TV networks, including Fox News, plan to televise Monday's hearing of the January 6 committee

Major TV networks, including Fox News, plan to televise Monday's hearing of the January 6 committee

Hearing delayed until 10:30 eastern time, link

Jan 6 hearing now delayed 30-45 minutes

NASDAQ: 'Lessons Learned in the Aftermath of the Terra (LUNA) Crypto Crash'

Report: Stepien will No Longer Testify

North Korea plans crackdown as Kim pushes for internal unity

You raised $10.00 on June 12, 2022 Democratic Underground for Admiral (ret) Franken IA US Senate

The Truth About "Swedengate"

You raised $10.00 on June 12, 2022 OFFICIAL DU is out for BLOOD (Gov NE)

Abortion rights supporters are marching around Cap. Hill intending to block vehicle access to SCOTUS

Here are all the current links on the DU for donations (Ukraine + political)

The Belarusian language is under attack

Hi. Just wanted to say that yesterday I took my wife, and my oldest daughter to see

Thurgood Marshall was nominated by LBJ as first Black Supreme Court Justice 55 years ago today:

148 Days Until Midterm Election Day! Upcoming Primaries and Deadlines

Standing Up to the Taliban's Burqa Decree

Abortion rights supporters are marching around Cap. Hill intending to block vehicle access to SCOTUS

The Fight To Take Back Hawaii Foreign Correspondent

North Carolina GOP Senate nominee Budd embraces tax hike for 102 million people

Andrea Mitchell is fucking worthless

WATCH LIVE: Jan. 6 Committee hearings - Day 2 PBS

The Republican Party is on trial today, literally speaking...

America's Inequality Problem Just Improved

Gun control, inflation factor prominently in debate between Flood and Pansing Brooks

Google engineer put on leave after saying AI chatbot has become sentient

Did Mitchell just tease something about a "major" SCOTUS decision?

Trump-loving lawyer Lin Wood rages at Nixon for faking moon landing while endorsing 'flat Earth' the

Senate Dems' best chances to expand majority may run through 2 unconventional lieutenant governors

I thought the next hearing was going to be tonight!

Tweet of the Day

link to c span live jan 6 hearing.

Apparently M$NBComcast

I thought today's hearing was supposed to start at 7:00 a.m. PST 10:00 a.m. EST

Fox ?News? Will Cover Today's Hearing

America's Inequality Problem Just Improved

Elusive Plane Puzzled European Air Defenses, Then Its Crew Vanished

Trump Up Against 'Strong Evidence' in Georgia, Expert Predicts Prosecution By Jason Lemon On 6/12/22

After student journalists protested, a Florida school board has agreed not to censor a HS yearbook

**Chair and Vice Chair of Committee have entered.

People arguing that America wasn't set up as a democracy . . .

CARS ARE DEATH MACHINES! Reprogrammed information panel in Brooklyn 🇺🇸

It's on fox too

Dr. Oz will 'end Illegal Immigration' - said the fox to the chickens as he entered the coop.

'An apparently inebriated Rudy Giuliani'

"An apparent inebriated Rudolph Guiliani"

SORRY! Just got here. ****1/6 Committee Hearings Day 2, thread ONE***

Tell us something we don't know

Some of dis and Some of dat

Middle Age Riot tweet:

Baby elephants!

Bonus Tweet of the Day

When you haven't seen your best friend for a whole day:

very smart strategy from the Jan 6 commitee

They're making a big deal of Giuliani's inebriation because

Judge Abuses His Authority and Gets Investigated

Sheep Fire: Evacuations ordered due to increased fire activity in Wrightwood

Stock Market really in the crapper this morning.

UK reports 104 more cases of monkeypox, mostly in men

The Red Mirage. Another inconsistency. Also what they expected

Which US Senate seat up for re-election in 2022 do the Democrats have a better chance of winning?


He'd have a better chance playing powerball

Looks like we're going into chat room mode again...

Dagger to the heart of The Big Lie. Trump KNEW the election was fair...and didn't care.

Dad who took Confederate flag into Capitol on trial with son

I think it is likely, given the devastating revelations from the 6 January Hearings,

Committee uses this still as he describes how the week wore on & numbers for Trump got worse & worse

Chef Andres will finally open his restaurant in the Old Post Office building

Did he just say "Team Normal"?

The great divide - role of gov. in eyes of Dem/Rep

Ya know ...ya know ... ya know y'know yaknowyaknowyaknow

REMEMBER? Christie heaps praise on Bill Stepien years after ousting him amid bridge scandal!!!

eric Hirschmann had an interesting background

Fox is airing hearing, Hannity spotted

The GOP'S idea of negotiating in 'good faith'

Allow me to play Devil's Advocate for a minute

Toby Keith reveals he was diagnosed with stomach cancer last fall

Uvalde Texas shooting records could be blocked by legal loophole

Fed survey shows inflation expectations match highest on record

THE KEY to 1/6: Stop the Steal was ultimately top down, not bottom up.

I loved hearing about the election night 'atmosphere' in the Trump WH when they lost Arizona

PLEASE PLEASE....wack a mole!

Russia currently losing entire Battalion a day vs 1 Company for Ukraine

2 South Dakota neo-Nazi goons arrested before Idaho Pride Event

omg the barr testimony is damning for Trump.

Yes, Bill Barr is 1000% doing this for one reason alone: To save his fat ass.

On This Day - June 13, 1777, during the American Revolution, a young French aristocrat

The Old Post Office clock tower quietly reopened last week with little fanfare, no line, and ...

What is the status of the Dominion and systematics voting machine suits, where they were suing

Iraqi held by US at Guantanamo pleads guilty to war crimes

Jos Andrs @chefjoseandres People of DC big news! Today after a dream of 30 years

The sickest part of this ...

My moment of Zen Happiness is going on right now. Post if you want.

****1/6 Committee Hearings Day 2, thread TWO***

Donoghues' testimony is as damning as Barr's.

faux has a panel on twisting the facts

Chef Jose is taking over OLd Post Office in DC (losers place)

The Lincoln Project Nails It

Idaho Sheriff Releases Names And Addresses Of Patriot Front Members

Separatist leader sees no reason to spare British nationals from firing squad


Bill Barr LAUGHS at out loud at D'SOUZA!!!

Bill Barr is proof

The Committee Is Showing Us A Deeply Desperate Man Who Can't Accept Losing.....

Federal regulators deepen probe into Trump's social media deal

Seems that "You can't HANdle the truth!" is more apropos than ever...nt

I think TFG might have to plead insanity to get out of this. n/t

18 U.S.C. 371--Conspiracy to Defraud the United States

The American military graveyard in France that the Pentagon doesn't want you to see

..."if he really believes this (bs) then he's lost touch with reality"

untill that floating orange fat man is brought in chains b4 the comm, i aint watching ,

What we have learned today from the hearings.

Wow, just wow. Barr throwing Trump under the bus.

Is there anything more exhausting than having to take a raving lunatic seriously?

So proud of our Dem Representatives...

Call To Action! Save Our Democracy! - Fundraising Links to GOTV

Trump the Con man doing his thing in plan view

Fox News host rebukes Devin Nunes for claiming Fox 'destroyed' MSNBC by not airing Jan. 6 hearings


it's hard to fathom the monumental amount of work

The Wheels On The Bus...

Disappointed loser aaaaahahahahhahhahhahhahahahaah

The scale of investigation for the 2020 election is amazing.

'Patriot Front' Founder among those arrested for riot conspiracy in Coeur d'Alene

"A coup in search of a legal theory", Lofgren quoting a judge

Next up: Evidence of grifting

will TFG be shitting enough bricks to build his wall after today????

FBI assisting investigation of alleged white nationalists arrested in Idaho

one of the white supremacists caught in Idaho is my neighbor!!

It looks like the local networks are showing this hearing today also. ABC, CBS, NBC

not only was it the big lie it was the big ripoff.

'Intoxicated' Rudy Giuliani wanted Trump to declare victory on election night, campaign staff says

You know what struck me most about today's hearing?

Trudeau tests positive for Covid-19

Kevin Spacey to face London court on sexual offence charges

Hearings are demolishing the big lie - on FAUX NEWS!

Who was running the country between election day and Jan 20?

Abortion rights in WA fall into limbo at religious hospitals

Two Washington state small cities among 10 best in US for small businesses

The wheels on the bus are falling off.

Wow, ABC's Terry Moran actually said 'lies' coming from the WH. I don't recall them using

Abortion rights in WA fall into limbo at religious hospitals

Gov. Ducey has COVID!

Female (driver and passenger) participants in street takeover die in crash..compton

Lets see, campaign finance fraud, election fraud, obstruction of congress, wire fraud and

George Conway talking about the grift on CNN

Michael Avenatti to plead guilty to stealing $5 million from clients

Sherry Hall is stretching out the May 17 election results to the very last minute required by law.

Look for Trump allies to try and change the subject.

The Giuliani Clause

John King - "Team Trump is hanging Donald Trump"

John King on CNN channeling John Dean.

Fan displays huge 'Overturn Roe? Hell no!' banner at Guardians game


Fan displays huge 'Overturn Roe? Hell no!' banner at Guardians game

We all knew before Trump was even ELECTED that he'd try to become a dictator.

Does anyone else think that

Watching the CNN team finally getting this - the hypocrisy. It's clear that the big lie IS a big lie

I never go anywhere without a knife. One never knows when one will encounter a

The latest headache in the skies? Small cities are seeing sinking airline service.

Supreme Court lets stand the death sentence of Texas inmate

Attorney Benjamin Ginsberg

Asian-American Councilman attacked at SF's Land's End

BREAKING: The Supreme Court has upheld a federal policy of locking up immigrants for months or years

An Uvalde Mom Reports That Her Grieving Fourth Grader Nearly Suffered Cardiac Arrest

How can Garland NOT bring criminal charges? They spread the lie KNOWING it was a lie

Announcement of orders and opinions for Monday, June 13 (complete) S.Ct.

Stepien does not regret

My husband made an interesting observation last night

Andrew Giuliani's Vaccination Status Will Bar Him From Debate Studio (NY-GOV-R)

Trump's inner circle pushed back as he claimed the election was stolen

This Snohomish couple is enchanted with alpacas from MaRS

Watch This Feral Chihuahua Learn What A Belly Rub Is

Out his week: "A Way Out of No Way: A Memoir of Truth, Transformation, and the New American Story"

Cartoons 6/13/2022

Caterpillar Morphs Into Beautiful Swallowtail Butterfly

Rudy Giuliani had proof on election night

Group envisions robust links for Centennial Trail

Kenmore Air to start daily flights from Paine Field to San Juans

Property values soar 32% in Snohomish County due to hot housing market

Title for Drumpf book

'Back in our home': Tulalips celebrate Salmon Ceremony return

LTE: AR-15's history shows its connection to military weapons

Jan. 6 And Uvalde Massacre Highlight How Violent Gun Culture Undermines Democracy

IF YOU MISSED TODAY'S @January6thCmte hearing, you can see it here:

Trump crimes from Laurence Tribe

White House lawyers pressured to overturn election after insurrection

Part of the J6 committee's mission ...

FDA advisers to review, likely recommend COVID-19 vaccines for young children this week

London Police Charge Kevin Spacey With Sexual Assault

Came in from slaving in the back lot to see this

Supreme Court curbs ability of immigrants to challenge indefinite detention with bond hearings

Serial plagiarist Monica Crowley last night on Fox: "Biden is a KGB dupe!"

India, China growing markets for shunned Russian oil

It's the guns

Vegan Irish stew

tiedrich tweet & reply (content warning)

TFG and Oz are kindred spirits

Milking 1.2 million Golden Orb spiders over 5 yrs. to make ---

Over 60 years ago, a mostly unknown Willie Nelson french kissed country music star Faron Young

Peter Hegseth Makes Infuriating Comment On Hate Group's Arrest Near Pride Parade

They got him (Trump) Al Capone Style, The fundraising off the the big lie! n/t

I recorded today's hearing and watching now

Do you have a favorite meal for hot weather?

Yellowstone NP Closed To Inbound Traffic; "Extremely Hazardous" Landslides, Floods, Road Collapses

Supreme Court rules against Navajo Nation member

Mastriano hires Jenna Ellis, ex-Trump lawyer who pushed bogus election claims

Documentarian who testified about Jan. 6 says crew was aware they had filmed 'multiple crimes'

I do what I want, Karen

One of many amazing abilities of Jan. 6 members

No, Bill Stepien, You Weren't On "Team Normal." You Were On "Team Coup."

A Black Army vet spent 16 months in solitary. Then a jury heard the evidence against him.

A Black Army vet spent 16 months in solitary. Then a jury heard the evidence against him.

Abortion protections in New York fortified ahead of SCOTUS ruling

New WA gun laws go into effect on July 1. Here is what you need to know

Kimberly Guilfoyle was paid $60K to speak at the Jan 6 rally

Like a melting snowpack on top of a mountain, suddenly it breaks loose and comes crashing down.

Dipping my toes, a thank you and a question?!?

First Election Defense Fund email was from 9PM on November 4... Wire fraud starts

Proposed Sizewell C Nuclear Plant Plans to Utilize Waste Heat for Direct Air Capture of CO2.

This Sepian guy uses the words "you know" a lot.

403 Forbidden

One in Five Americans Struggles to Read. We Want to Understand Why.

Trump voters, send money to the build the wall fund, send money to my election defense fund.

The Texas abortion ban has turned clinics into travel agencies

Schwab to pay $187 million after SEC says robo-advisers misled investors

Ashli Babbit died for Trump's Sins

CBS busts Bill Barr for 'completely different' public remarks compared to Jan. 6 deposition

Dr Oz business fined for hiring unauthorized employees

Having lived in China, this doesn't surprise me: Nine men beat up two women in restaurant

Is Michael Franken going to hold Chuck Grassley under 55 percent in the

Will The Testimony Today Help In The Georgia Case?...

A couple of musings on today's hearings

Daily Distraction 13/06/2022

Daily Distraction 13/06/2022 Posted in Photography

When is the most likely week for the big Supreme Court rulings?

Fox News Airs GREAT Trans Rights Segment, And Ben Shapiro Loses It

Fast shrinking Great Salt Lake on verge of disaster

Top U.S. & World Headlines -- June 13, 2022

What's for Dinner, Mon., June 13, 2022

Trump Golf Courses CAUGHT Breaking The Law

DC Judge Tells Navarro To Stop Emailing Court

The "wire fraud" charge is very real and very serious

Are the hearings done for the day? To resume Wednesday.

Attorney General Merrick Garland to Watch the Jan. 6 Hearings

Fox Aired Todays J6 Committee Testimony....

Trump SPAC Digital World drops after disclosing new subpoena related to SEC inquiry

Democrats will have at least 51 US Senate seats in 1/2023.

New - from Ukraine

UK reveals plans to ditch parts of EU Brexit deal

UK reveals plans to ditch parts of EU Brexit deal

Ukrainian soldiers' video during a quite moment - it's just *fun*!!

Tried some Sambal Manis

SPAC buying Trump Media discloses another SEC subpoena

Jan. 6 committee makes the case clear for Merrick Garland

"your reminder that all of these people knew that Donald Trump was a fucking lunatic and not one..."

Officer hailed as hero, Eugene Goodman testifies at Capitol riot trial

What are the odds?

Andrea Mitchell was getting *dragged* on Twitter this morning.

What I appreciated about NPRs coverage

Bitcoin plunges below $24,000 and the crypto meltdown claims another casualty

Probe for suspicions that Tesla's autopilot is designed to auto-quit when a crash is imminent

Trump replaced all the experts on his campaign with Guiliani, Powell, Navarro...

The Supreme Court saved a man from execution in 2020. It just took that back.

It was reported that Rudy Guiliani was drunk on Election night.

It will be interesting to see what criminal referrals the committee sends to the DOJ.

Philip Baker Hall, of 'Hard Eight,' 'Seinfeld,' dies at 90

S&P 500 slumps into bear market, Dow dives 875 points as 2022 losses accelerate

What to know about gas prices, what's driving up the price, and a future threat lurking therein.

So - what happens to cult members when they finally realize they've been played for idiots?

Hats off to the Committee. They handled the Stepien no show brilliantly and in short order.

Attorney General Garland says he's watching January 6 hearings

I begin by inviting any of our legal eagles to correct what follows if I am off the rails.

Texas Paul REACTS to Lauren Boebert's Secret Off-Roading Accident COVER-UP

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine (R) announces he signed a bill allowing teachers to carry guns in schools.

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about Day 2 of the hearings will attempt to show....

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about Trump's Alabama problem....

Austin billboard used to say "this is an nft -"

I think it's time trump turn in his passport. I suspect he's checking flights to Russia about now.

Okay call me Pollyanish.. but this is the best I have felt about our politics and nation in a long

Funny thing about our unique democracy. Try and destroy it and it will devour you.

Jan. 6-related filing reveals U.S. Marine was jailed for plot to shoot up synagogue

Dr. Oz has gotten the name of his hometown wrong in his official statement of candidacy

Those familiar with Plato's allegory of "the cave" might agree that many of Trump's

The anti-LGBTQ right is going to get people killed

Ascension - 'Don't Ever Wonder'

Nobody warns about the hazards of reading at a young age.

Weekly Ludi #37

Mayor Eric Adams' approval rating falls to 29%, with a majority of residents saying city is headed..

Clackamas County finishes processing ballots

Everything Chump Touches is a Disaster

Where is Herschmann testifying from? Looks like a giant hamster in a shower with a riding crop.

UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet to forgo second term amid China trip criticism

The power of positive thinking meets the rule of law.

After Today's Hearing Does TFG Continue To Call The Election A Fraud?.....

Merrick Garland: "Not obstructed (by memos or opinions) from pursuing investigation in any way"

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 14 June 2022

So if Trump is indicted, where do you find a jury to convict him?

The Jan. 6 committee exposed Trump's lies -- and indicted the GOP in the process.

Parkland father shuts down Ted Cruz perfectly (Fred Guttenberg interview) - Brian Tyler Cohen

What I am still unable to process

WAPO: 4 Takeaways from the Jan 6th 2nd hearing

Sure seems like the past administration wasn't much different than a criminal enterprise

I can smell the flop sweat from here....

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine signs law to arm teachers with 24 hours of training

"An apparently inebriated Rudy Giulliani"

Universal Health Care Could Have Saved More Than 330,000 U.S. Lives during COVID

Ron DeSantis gaslighting the public about right-wing protests.

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7-year-old boy shot dead in home by outside gunfire, sheriff 'outraged'

Officials close inbound traffic into Yellowstone National Park

It was always about ending public education.....oh, and grifting. Can't forget the grift.

We're running out of bad guys to wite parody songs/videos about. Anyone with any favorites?

Right-wing extremists amp up anti-LGBTQ rhetoric online

Pray for Twitter.

Florida inflation rate higher than national average

"The Truth Was On My Side": Election Official Beats Back Fraud Conspiracies

J6 Facts I Saw On MSNBC This Morning

Jan. 6 Committee Proves The Big Lie Was A Big Rip-Off

No satisfaction: Jagger has COVID, Rolling Stones gig off

Abortion protections in New York fortified ahead of SCOTUS ruling

Tweet of the Afternoon:

I have a question for the lawyers in the room

HHS secretary Xavier Becerra tests positive for COVID-19 again

In Canada the right wing are going heavy on the fake narratives:

Unlimited PTO doesn't mean unlimited PTO

Tweet of the Afternoon #2:

I read a headline somewhere

Movement On Bipartisan Gun Deal Is 'An A+' Says Brady President - MSNBC

I smell a rat with the 'increasingly detached from reality' argument

Did they show more video of Ivanka today?

Bit-O-Coin. This is a very, bad, bear market. 'Speculation on speculation'.

Rep. Raskin On Whether DOJ Should Pursue Trump: 'We Trust The Attorney General' - MSNBC

So Billy Barr explained

Luckovich: "The January 6 hearings are partisan!"

Extra Bonus Tweet of the Day

Rolling Stones cancel Amsterdam concert after Mick Jagger tests positive for Covid

RW, Rump-pardoned felon/CT filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza launching a firehose of fuckbaggery on Twitter

Can The January 6 Committee Do Republicans A Favor? - Morning Joe - MSNBC

Easiest way to create cartoon videos

Tweet of the Evening:

Today's Worst Person In The World thread...

I have sinking feeling that Trump will escape any charges?

Police shoot and kill armed person at youth day camp holding about 150 children near Dallas

do I have this ?

Bazaar by Jose, coming to Old Post Office Pavilion!!

"Detached from reality"?

'My people's suffering under apartheid used to criminalize Israel' - South African activist

does anyone here work for DELTA airlines? Anyone know someone higher up than a call #

Highlights From January 6 Committee's Second Public Hearing - MSNBC

Rep. Boebert introduces bill to label fentanyl as weapon of mass destruction

Does anybody besides me think that Jared Kushner looks like a mannequin

Rachel and the team from Thursday night

Juneteenth is a public holiday in calif..banks closed & all

If interest rates go up, 1 in 4 Canadians will have to sell their homes:

Anyone see "The Eyes of Tammy Faye" with Jessica Chastain from 2021?

Chris Stirewalt lost his job at Fox News. But he knows he was right

I have my thoughts on who the treasonous weasel may be...

What happens when you are a high profile GOP lawyer

Jos Andrs is opening a brand new restaurant in the same hotel since it is no longer owned by TFG

BREAKING: Crack in middle of road stops traffic.

Mike Luckovich- Jan. 6 Commitee only has republicans testifying

Texas sets record for power demand amid heat wave.

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, June 14: How to...

If you want to watch a replay of today's hearing

It is our guns, and you should respect us in your schools!

Someone is making himself comfortable

Bucolic Ukraine forest is site of mass grave exhumation

Ukraine war: Every bridge leading to key city Severodonetsk destroyed

Flame thrower guy is from AZ

The more smoking gun evidence presented, the more some people say nothing will happen.

Texas House speaker pitches spending more than $100 million for mental health, school safety program

Intense storm complex could sweep into D.C. area Tuesday morning.

We are the civil servants who put up 'Go home Paddington' notices in revolt

Police shoot and kill armed person at youth day camp holding about 150 children near Dallas

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DC federal judge REJECTS Peter Navarro's request to delay his Friday arraignment

No question

Trump releases 12 page rebuttal to today's J6 Hearing.

Rape victim ordered to pay her abuser child support

Texas-based hate group was behind attempted riot at Pride event in Idaho, authorities say

The Jan. 6 committee's next hearing on its Capitol attack findings is Wednesday at 10 a.m.

Jan. 6 Hearings Focus on Fox News Call That Made Trump's Loss Clear

Fox Sports doesn't show 'Jeopardy' champ Amy Schneider throwing out first pitch

University of Texas selects new director -- and new name -- for its conservative institute

What's democracy's greatest threat? One historian has a clear answer

Evening in southern MD

Herschel Walker claimed to be in law enforcement when he wasn't.

The IRS Is Increasing the Mileage Rate for the Rest of 2022 to Combat High Gas Prices