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Archives: November 6, 2017

At least nine people in Trumps orbit had contact with Russians during campaign and transition

Just got a Northam robocall call featuring Obama.

3 House Republicans call Mueller compromised, Demand Resignation

NRA trying to paint pic of shooter as antifa,

Saudi Prince killed in helicopter crash near Yemen

You cannot claim to be pro life and pro gun, pro war

Trump talking of shooting from Japan -msnbc now

Trump seems to be under the influence of something...

Commerce Secretary Concealed Ties to Putin Cronies

Here's what Trump's new tax plan means if you're making $25,000, $75,000, or $175,000 a year

Russia Funded Investments Through Kushner Associate

Stephen Paddock shared a trait with other mass killers: He abused women (Quartz)

Even Forbes magazine thinks Paradise Papers spell trouble for Trump associates

Sen. Rand Paul's injuries far more severe than initially thought

News anchor nails Kellyanne Conways pathetic dodge: When I say Russia, you say Clinton.

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Monday, 6 November 2017

ChrisMurphy "need to think about whether political support of the gun industry is worth the blood"

Is gas going up? Given the commotion in Saudi Arabia,

Trumps remarks sounded tone-deaf in English, they reportedly sounded particularly worse in Japanese

lol...aka coffee boy

Mueller thinks Manafort's Trump Tower condo may be worth less than half of what he claims it's wort

I have had two Fox News viewer friends physically compromised this week

Devin Patrick Kelley Identified As Texas Church Shooting Suspect: Reports

TPM, Josh Marshall on Kushner/Saudis "Kushner"

What does Melenia Trumps tweets have in common?

Messier's List: Hubble Telescope's Stunning Views of Deep-Sky Objects

Puppies don't need no stinkin' badges

Do not jump to conclusions about Sutherland Springs

New York Mayoral Candidate -"Put your red bonnet on and go f--k yourself."

Denver Post - Alleged Thornton Walmart shooter had failed businesses and run-ins with police

President Obama re: TX

I'm wondering if Governor Abbott is regretting this tweet

A special effects question.

HERO Johnnie Langendorff Fires Back at Sutherland Springs Shooter!

60 mass shootings this year and all we've got to say are platitudes

hmmmmm: Saudi Crown Prince & Jared Kushner stayed up to 4 am several nights planning strategy.

My money goes on the misogyny/domestic violence motive.

Has anyone seen a poll/survey either here on DU or elsewhere

I keep hearing after every mass shooting that guns need to be kept out of the hands of the mentally

'Good Guy with a gun' theory flops in Texas today

Just ran across a marvelous quote by someone I'd never heard of

🐦 Nov 10 at 10AM - Sen Sanders Intros Keith Ellison at Ira Allen Chapel, Burlington VT

I think we should spare a thought for the former military personnel who need

What are our thoughts about, what are we praying for?

Joe Doesn't Know: First-Hand Thoughts and Reflections on a "Joyless" Campaign

Any guesses? Will Sutherland Springs become anti-gun like Newtown CT?

Here we go again!

Kentucky House speaker resigns post after texts with staffer

The Paradise Tsunami: 13.4 million pages 1.4 Terabytes 100 media outlets

What a 48 hours.

Former HUD Secretary Julin Castro says he might run for president in 2020

Transcript, conversation with a dog:

Trump has instructed DoJ to investigate Obama's birth certificate.

Brazile: I found 'no evidence' Democratic primary was rigged

Scott Dworkin re tRump's rhetoric & support of violence: THATS WHY PRESIDENTS DONT TALK LIKE THAT

Tony Bourdain is on CNN with a new Puerto Rico episode now.

I just gave $25 to Doug Jones for Senate

'Stay strong'? WTF is that supposed to mean?

Trump further embarrasses us in Japan

Who were the greatest of the old-time comedy teams?

House GOP voted to fund CHIP by stabbing at Medicare - raising premiums, cutting pay grace period

West Coast alert: "60 Minutes"

The Gun Control Act of 1968 prohibits dishonorably discharged vets from owning firearms

Russian Bots, Fake News already at it about the killer on Twitter and Facebook!

Money Over Lives: The NRA Invested Over $50 Million In Trump And GOP Candidates In 2016

Please remember that we all deal with tragic news differently

Why national Republicans covet Minnesota

**BRAKING: Church Shooter Did Not Act Alone**

TX domestic terrorist assaulted his wife and child...12 months jail time..

A resignation, detentions and missiles: 24 hours that shook the Middle East

TPM "The Conspicuous Gap In Muellers Case Against Trump Adviser Papadopoulous

Stop the bs..This is about gender and NOT the 2nd amend!

Richard Engel's special

Paradise and a twisted perspecive on everything

Sanders Calls 300,000-Plus Ohio Voters in Final Push to Polls - Vote Yes on Issue 2

Richard Engel is on MSNBC and the Paradise Papers

Richard Engel - On Assignment Special on Paradise Papers is on MSNBC now

60 Minutes -- what a joke!

Wayne's Word

I'm becoming numb

Jacobin: Bernie Sanders recites a speech from Eugene Debs.

Nov. 6. 50 Years Ago Got My All Expense Vacation To Vietnam For A Year.

There is a database. 13 pages just for 2017. Mass shootings.

Someone posted that they feel numb not allow

I have a little clearer information on Devin Kelley's discharge

Sometimes you just need to watch something that your brain can't process to forget about reality

'Fat Leonard' probe expands to ensnare more than 60 admirals

A biologist believes that trees speak a language we can learn

A biologist believes that trees speak a language we can learn

So how many people DO have to die before the GOP back gun legislation?

At least nine people in Trump's orbit had contact with Russians during campaign and transition

BADBADNOTGOOD performs "Coffee Cold" on The Echo Chamber with Mike D

Christian Orthodox/"La Gran Doloxogia-Gloria a Dios" (Rito Bizantino)

As we pray for the victims, let us recall Archbishop Desmond Tutu's words on the power of prayer:

Christian Orthodox/"En To Stavros Pares Tosa" 'Canto Bizantino'

Valrie Plante will be next mayor of Montreal, beating out Denis Coderre

There were tragedies during President Obama's term, and no shortage of mass shootings.

Orthodox Hymn/The Great Ektenia (Great Litany of Supplication) Ukrainian w/ English

Ecuador's Colorful Past Comes to Life in Mama Negra Festival

Catalan Leaders Set Free Pending Belgian Ruling on Warrant

Pentagon identifies Special Forces soldier killed in Afghanistan

Haydn No. 64 (Allegro con Spirito) (8:27 min.)

Trump tells Japan to build cars in US instead of shipping them over

I guess trump thought Belushi's SNL Samurai skits

Haydn No. 64 (4 movements) (20:53 min.)

Will it be up to women to get the gun issue in this country taken seriously?

Richard Engel has just done a major service with his report

The NRA Rule: The NRA says there there will be no disscussion for at least 5 days about guns

This TX targeted church shooting may all be about domestic family issues

Just now on 60 Minutes - Alma Deutscher

Democratic governor candidate J.B. Pritzker unveils criminal justice plan

Elections to Watch Tuesday Night

Life is too short to:

A bargain at twice the price!

I'll have to say this is pretty spot on, the GOP always manages to be the exact opposite of sanity.

I think this needs its own thread.

Former VA Guv Wilder hasn't endorsed Northam (D) in a neck to neck race.

After prodding, Rauner declares harvest emergency

SNL's sitcom parody with Larry David as cousin CJ:

Simple Questions re: Terrorism and Russia

appropriate for today

Hours after horrific mass shooting, Texas attorney general urges more people to bring guns to church

VA-GOV: Emerson Poll Has Northam Up 49-46

"Beginning on January 20th 2017, safety will be restored."

Palestinian 'Pompeii' in Jerusalem Could Face Demolition

Voters favor Democrats over Republicans in 2018 House midterms by widest margin in years

per Jalopnik: About Trump's complaint that Japan doesn't build cars here

Voters favor Democrats over Republicans in 2018 House midterms by widest margin in years

Late Sunday post: Music you might not have heard but should.

Walker says there's 'more to be done' in announcing re-election bid

Bill to block state employees' insurance plans from covering abortions clears Assembly

So how does Manafort have three passports?

Random thought

UW survey: LGBT, disabled and minority students feel less welcome at UW-Madison

Wisconsin taxpayers lose out on millions after Scott Walker, lawmakers repeal anti-fraud law

Proposal would eliminate 6-month waiting period for remarriage after a divorce

Worried Republicans spending big to hold KC-area Senate seat

Curb Your Enthusiasm 9.6: "The Accidental Text On Purpose"

I like this cartoon. It puts Sarah H. Sanders into perspective.

Let's break out the booze and have a ball...

Trump dump: president throws entire box of fish food into precious koi carp pond

The Dead Daisies...Long Way To Go

Trump knocks US-Japanese trade relationship as unfair

Trump says Japan's economy is not 'as good as ours' and should stay that way

Richard Engel 11/5/17 show explaining the Paradise Papers and the collusion

Texas attorney general: congregations should be armed after church shooting

Ratio of indigenous children in Canada welfare system is 'humanitarian crisis'

We MUST Divest from Gun stocks; here's how

GOP campaigns took $7.35 million from oligarch linked to Russia

Evolution of Packers houses drive prices higher around Lambeau Field

"Most scientists now reject the idea that the first Americans came by land"

Fat Leonard scandal expands to ensnare more than 60 admirals

It's funny how some Christians elected a president who lies, steals, commits adultery,...

My god. Vibes to this little guy.

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Economic Development (HBO)

Post-ABC poll: Voters favor Democrats over Republicans in 2018 House midterms by widest margin

A Night at the Roxy

Anyone notice yet that no one has labeled both the NV & TX mass shootings as "white-on-white" crime?

Democrats want inquiry into Wilbur Ross Paradise Papers link to Putin son-in-law

Scotty's Brewhouse going into former Twin Peaks building in Waco

Roseanne: "The disrespect to our elected president is based on classism"

David Frum tweet:

The Satanic Temple takes whack at corporal punishment in schools (local coverage)

So sad that "oh so great" leader got rid of regulations that would prevent the

Tan Don't Burn, use Coppertone...

Arkansas treasurer's use of funding questioned

Claim rejected in corruption case of former Arkansas state senator, others

EJ Dionne: Northam-Gillespie election is once in a lifetime.

So let me see if I got this right

Florida man named Donald changes middle name to 'Trump'

Rimsky-Korsakov "Russian Easter Overture" Stokowski conducting

"Blessed is the Man"-1st Kathisma (Kedrov) Orthodox Chamber Choir of Finland

Orthodox Christian "Alleluia" Tone 8 (Znamenny Chant)

"I Will Bless the Lord At All Times" Carpatho Rusyn Orthodox Hymn

Orthodox Christian "This is the Day the Lord Hath Made"

"Blessed is the Man" Orthodox Hymn in English

EJ Dionne: Northam-Gillespie election is once in a lifetime (cross-post from Virginia group)

USAToday shows how stupid trump voters truly are

(Jewish Group) One Year Into Trumps America

(Jewish Group) Surging anti-Semitic Incidents in U.S. Begin as Early as Kindergarten, ADL Finds

University of Texas PD removes masked protesters from Main Mall

Tiny bug posing threat to New Mexico's $180M pecan industry

(Jewish Group) U.S. Anti-Semitic Incidents Spike 86 Percent So Far in 2017 After Surging Last Year

Using tax legislation to overhaul Obamacare still being discussed, Ryan says

***JUST RELEASED*** Northam holds 6-point lead over Gillespie, 51%-45%,

Trump: Texas mass shooting is about mental health, not guns

More problems for state's prison food contractor: maggots found in chow served to inmates

Trump's bogus Clinton allegations assault the rule of law

How Minneapolis became ground zero for a liberal uprising

Watching the latest shooting coverage. Bunch of religious zealots who just accepted this as the

Curses! Minneapolis will lose nearly $2M in hotel taxes next year

Allegation from the Russians: Trump Jr. talked quid quo pro with the Russians while asking for dirt

Morning Joe today very pro background checks and comparing white terrorism vs Muslim terrorism

It's harder to buy Sudafed than an assault rifle!

Gov. Mark Dayton's former driver built a career by dissing Trump on Twitter

I think, we should honestly test this hypothesis that more guns make us safer. Not kidding.

Trump Jr. Hinted at Review of Anti-Russia Law, Moscow Lawyer Says

When it doesn't make sense, think Russia.

***HOT OFF THE PRESS QUINNIPIAC POLL*** -Northam (Democrat) 51% Gillepsie (Trumplican )42%

I think the United States is beyond help.

Unlikely hero article regarding yesterdays church shooting

NYTimes: Its Not Too Soon to Debate Gun Control

"Responding to a question directed at Abe, the president answered instead on Abes behalf"

Rick Gates, once the man 'in the corner,' is now a central figure in Mueller investigation

Since pasted apostrophes still don't work in DU thread titles, please enjoy Zappa's "Apostrophe."

Let's hear it from the NRA, I'm sure they have some words of wisdom like

so trump has declared the shooter mentally ill?

Its time to consecrate a national cemetery for 2nd amendment victims

Kentucky House Speaker resigns after reports of sexual harassment settlement

Hours before Niger ambush, US soldiers were targeting militants in Mali

I have not seen any discussion on the miracle

The vote to allow severely mentally ill to purchase weapons

Woman Fired For Flipping Off Donald Trumps Motorcade

Is it too soon to politicize next month's mass-shooting?

The new targets

Trump Urged Native Americans to 'Just Do It'

It's pretty clear what we need to do

It's OK to be white signs put up at Concordia College in Moorhead

Trump can't release the Russian dirt on Hillary Clinton

"This isn't a guns situation."--Did the Madman actually say that?

Pennsylvania GOP Representatives who voted to allow mentally ill to have guns

477 Days. 521 Mass Shootings. Zero Action From Congress.

Saudi Prince, Asserting Power, Brings Clerics to Heel

With Manafort, It Really Is About Russia, Not Ukraine

Renewable energy is creating US jobs twice as fast as any other industry

Kushner, Saudi Arabia, & The Game of Thrones

Looking for Progressive voting guide for Nov 7, 2017

More ReTHUG family values-Kentucky House speaker resigns post after texts with staffer

Texas domestic violence law does not:

Woman fired from her job after flipping off Trump's motorcade

Texas governor: I don't think shooting was just a random act of violence

Trump: Texas shooting a 'mental health' problem, not a 'guns situation' VIDEO

A lengthy post about "Mindfulness"

I saw Donna B talking about her Plan B

moron tells Japan to build cars in US rather than sending them over

BREAKING: Gunman's former in-laws 'from time to time' attended Texas church where shooting occurre

This isn't a guns situation?

Puerto Rico reaches out to Taliban for tips on getting US aid

North Korea Threatens 'Merciless Punishment' On US After Trump's 'Foolish Remarks'

Voting in 2018 Mid-Terms: 61% Republicans / 49% Democrats

The psychological damage done by second hand clothing in Africa.

Wilbur Ross says reports he didn't disclose ties to Putin-linked firm are 'totally wrong'

Code of silence is breaking on Tallahassees sex secrets

Poll: Americans more worried about cybercrimes than other crimes

Monday Toon Roundup 1 - Thoughts and Prayers Time yet again!

"They just don't put much value on human life over there."

Donald Trump face found in Jarrow dog's ears

Monday Toon Roundup 2- The Rest


To my Great Grand Daughter - We Rise - UofPhx Commercial

I love art

Kellyanne Conway Blames the Left for Politicizing Tragedy of Texas Church Massacre

Senator rips his colleagues, 'No one is safe so long as Congress chooses to do absolutely nothing'

Classical Gas

Scarborough: 'Washington would be melting down' if shooter was 'named Muhammad'

NYT counts hours since Texas shooting: How long before it's not too soon to debate gun control?

Trump refuses to use the word Domestic Terrorist

More than 80K guns missing in Florida over the last decade.

"I'm the only one that matters": Trump's chilling imperial power-grab

Wilbur Ross likely to resign due to hidden business ties to Putins son-in-law & other members of

Was Yesterday's Mass Shooting in Texas Part of "God's Plan?"

Trump says US will arm Japan to knock down Korea missiles

Trump coal backer wins big under Perry's power plan

About that church shooting in Texas ????

Will the gun dealer who sold Kelly his weapons be held criminally liable?

Trump invokes good guy with a gun myth while dismissing gun discussion following Texas shooting

The final and comprehensive list of shootings where "thoughts and prayers" made a difference:

Racist Trump-Inspired Campaign Flyers Viciously Target Indian-Amer & Chinese-Amer NJ Candididates

Anyone have a favorite gratin recipe?

😋Happy National Nachos Day😋

Rand Paul in Serious Pain - I Hope He Avoids Opioid Addiction

What a terrorist looks like


Trump Signs Bill Revoking Obama-Era Gun Checks for People With Mental Illnesses

...because after a mass shooting in Texas, the first person you want to talk to is Kellyanne.

How is it with stains?

VA-GOV: Wason Poll Has Northam Up 51-45

Colorado, Maine & Minnesota switching from caucus 2 State funded Primary brings # to 11 (14 in 2016)

Wilbur Ross, going to China w/*****, co-owns fleet of Chinese-flagged ships w/Chinese government

VA-GOV: Quinnipiac Poll Has Northam Up 51-42

At least nine people in *****'s orbit had contact with Russians during campaign and transition

Rand Paul's Injuries Could Complicate GOP's Agenda

*****'s Government of One

A Response to the People Who Say That the Problem is "We Don't Pray Hard Enough"

Is there a drain opener for the tub that won't cause problems?

Trump's stupidity is shinning bright for all to see.

One story to make you happy. 60 minutes, Alma Deutscher

Hold Trump accountable for his actions.

How American-Irish actress Maureen O'Hara called out Hollywood sexism 72 YEARS ago

** I don't normally Cite FOX NEWS polls but when I do... **

Supreme Court Reverses Ruling Sparing Killer Who Forgot the Crime

Is the right to own ammo included in the 2nd Amendment?

Another warning about RawStory website

Latest NRA Slogan "No Lives Matter"

At least nine people in Trumps orbit had contact with Russians during campaign and transition

Im losing the will

Takes not even one day, and the NRA is literally cashing in on the Texas shooting.

THE REAL INSANITY: White mass murderer is mentally ill; Non-white mass

Pic Of The Moment: About That "Mental Health Problem..."

Good News: Mass shooting at Texas church prompts strong words from religious leaders

Hey Trump! Yes there are mentally ill people in this country!

US news covered by foreign cartoonists

"It's a mental health problem at the highest level!" Yeah, no kidding.

The Latest: Judge may lift Manafort, Gates home confinement

Intensity. A Post by Atrios

MSNBC's Ari Melber's remark today talking about "Monet's pointilism."

***Important thread/info on what's coming & scope***

My thoughts and prayers

In every picture where he's standing with Trump, Prime Minister Abe....

Does anyone know which judges to vote for?

**Yet another VA poll** Northam 47% Gillepsie 45%

Trump Signs Bill Revoking Obama-Era Gun Checks for People With Mental Illnesses

Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition

Fox News poll: Northam leads Gillespie by 5 points

I don't do prayers, but my thoughts and reasoning are clear.

How a Curator Attributed This Drawing to Michelangelo

Our man in Japan.

Manafort, associate to remain under house arrest, tracked by GPS

UN Weather Agency Finds 2017 Will Be Among Top 3 Hottest Years On Record

Why did Rand Paul's neighbor beat the living shit out of him?

"You can help by praying for these families and their loved ones, first and foremost."

Texas only the latest of mass shootings in US this month

Comey Goes Public On Twitter, Thanks Reinhold Niebuhr For Years Of 'Cover'

18 month old shot dead in a church.

Minneapolis City Council race

That was a horrible press conference for the Texas shooting. Going forward voters all over

Russia Puts the Squeeze on Don Jr. - Josh Marshall


Texas shooter called father from car, then shot himself

Keeping people with mental health problems from having guns...

NYS Election Props 1, 2 & 3...

Wisconsin @GOP legislators approve bill that would make it legal for toddlers to hunt with guns.

I visited the JFK Presidential Library yesterday

Trump readies executive order to unravel Obamacare's individual mandate

Russians may have been recording conversations at Trump Tower

Vanity Fair - Rand Paul and neighbor had history of heated political exchanges

Virginia polls open tomorrow, November 7th at 6:00 AM. Vote - Ralph Northam

wouldn't the Bowling Green police report

Fox News broke U.K. broadcasting rules

Blogroll Question -- Confined Space

Oh look. Comey is in the public eye again- He has a non-secret twitter account and everything

The woman on the bike who flipped off tRump just got fired. Send her employer a message

It's November 6th and I'm already sick of the holidays!

with Christmas coming up I will start a series of preference polls

If the NRA buys you...

Jared Kushner Can't Stop Taking L's

Twitter Link: Before Congress considers a tax bill it must investigate the Paradise Papers.

The world is keeping track of U.S. gun deaths following Texas shooting even if Trump isnt

NPR's program 1A offered some useful, real-world financial advice today:

O Yellar GOP had better be raising taxes if,,,,,

REALLY! Fox News Host says no better place to get shot than in church (VIDEO)

NC senators got more money from the NRA than most lawmakers.

Trump Jr. likely broke anti-corruption law in meeting with russian lawyer.

Just 3 guys hangin' out in the sunlight doing nuttin' much

Happy birthdays, Doug Sahm, of the Sir Douglas Quintet, and George Young, of the Easybeats

Dixie is chattering as she watches the squirrel on the fence.

This is America.

take a look at the other guy running for governor of illinois.

Fox & Friends' Ainsley Earhard: "no other place we'd want to go other than church" in a shooting

Open letter from nearly 100 Clinton Hillary for America staffers addressing Brazile's book

In Wake Of Church Shooting, Theodore Shoebat Says Atheists Must Be Put To Death

Conspiracy Theorists Blame Texas Church Shooting On Antifa After Civil War Hype Falls Flat Trump Nixed Gun-Control Rule

Texas church shooter Devin Kelley court-martialed in 2012 for domestic abuse

Bernie Sanders warns of 'international oligarchy' after Paradise Papers leak

A Timeline of Trump-Russia Scandal

Lutheran pastor Blames Texas Church Shooting On God

Local (NC) comments on the shooting - some unhinged things (of course)...such as

Texas church shooter Devin Kelley court-martialed in 2012 for domestic abuse

Blames Sutherland Springs on Mental Health

My Number One Piece of Advice for Everyone Whos Dealt with a Trump Supporter

Texas Gov. Abbot gives picture-perfect rationale for increased gun control laws.

Texas church gunman sent threatening texts to in-laws, officials say

Gun Violence as the Cost of 'Freedom'

I keep hearing people saying gun laws don't work, then using Chicago as an example.

Deplorables gather in a comments section in this Yahoo article that fluffs trump re the market

Preview For This Week's Top 10 Conservative Idiots:

Sexual harrassment craze of the moment?

Trump deserved a merit badge

Whew. Not a tumor.

Fox News' Ainsley Earhardt says Church the best place to be shot

I finally found a sample ballot. Now.... about that Constitutional Question?

NRA-GOP is right!,,,,, People kill people.

The Bowling Green Asskicker

What the . . .

More Guns Do Not Stop More Crimes, Evidence Shows. A MUST READ ARTICLE!

I thought maybe I could get most everyone here upset with me

It's going to take more than 200 years to close the workplace equality gap. Heres why it's getting

It's going to take more than 200 years to close the workplace equality gap. Heres why it's getting

It's going to take more than 200 years to close the workplace equality gap. Here's why its getting

Trump tells Japanese dignitaries he never knew there were 'so many countries' until he was elected

trump rescinded the law that kept guns out of the hands of certain mentally ill people.

Oath Keepers Leader Bangs The Civil War Drums After Church Shooting

CNN: 12 Saudi Princes Arrested and Held in Ritz Carelton for Corruption Charges

Suspect in Texas Church Massacre was Thrown Out of Air Force & Jailed for Assaulting Wife & Child

UK Regulator Finds Fox News' Hannity, Carlson Breached Impartiality Standards

When is ENOUGH going to be enough?

Venezuela will no longer honor its debt. Default next

What the hell has happened to Richard Engels report On Assignmen?

Russia launched social media support for Trump almost immediately after he announced

Trump says 'era of strategic patience is over' for North Korea

your thoughts?

House GOP weighs repeal of health mandate in tax bill

Any ideas for thankful bread notes?

How many people did god heal on today's 700 Club?

Judge puts off removing ex-Trump aides from house arrest

Republicans, this is YOUR president!

'Trumpism Without Trump' Could Be the Way, Bannon Says

$15B in Louisiana Medicaid contracts stalled by House GOP

Nearly 200 inauguration protesters are going on trial

After a Tax Crackdown, Apple Found a New Shelter for Its Profits

New tax plan will hinder care for older Americans

'There Is No Sex In America,' Russian State TV Declares, In Defense of Weinstein, Spacey and Others

Mike Flynn Jr Twitter account suspended.

Sprint, T-Mobile officially end merger talks

Feds Seek Forfeiture of Clarendon Home in Manafort Case

Texas officials say before massacre, gunman had threatened his mother-in-law, who attended the churc

Why Did Media Overlook Sept. Shooting in Plano, Texas When Estranged Husband Killed Wife & 7 Others?

Why Did Media Overlook Sept. Shooting in Plano, Texas When Estranged Husband Killed Wife & 7 Others?

Why I was banned from the campus of Liberty University

Lots of news on Papadopoulos today, but from the only press doing any work on the subject:

Self-Dealing: Rick Perry plan to boost coal mainly helps ONE company, which backed TRUMP

Report: 21st Century Fox in talks to sell most assets to Disney

Spilled soup ruined my phone

Sexual harassment, assault allegations rock state Capitol

The Fight for Survival Behind Saudi Arabias Purge (Slate)

As long as we're thinking and praying . . .

Sophie Stinky Toes had to investigate the Nasturtium blooms

Where to Draw Line on Free Speech? Wedding Cake Case Vexes Lawyers

Anthony Weiner Begins 21-Month Sentence for Sexting With Underage Girl

The Conspicuous Gap In Muellers Case Against Trump Adviser Papadopoulos

WHEN are we going to have a war on DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, like we have a war on drugs?????

Officials Expect DeVos To Resign From Trump Administration

Puzzle: Which tank gets filled first ? (no googling)

Obligatory Reminder That "Sickeningly Evil" Does NOT Equate to "Mentally Ill"

TD19 - a fish storm to date will head across the pond

James Comey joins the twitterverse...

Texas gunman killed his wifes grandmother in church shooting

After a Tough 2016, Many Pollsters Havent Changed Anything

Federal audit finds hazards in adult foster homes in Minnesota

The "G" word

Trump's EPA director to have private meeting with chemical execs at SC resort

The Saudi Royal Purge- With Trump's Consent

Not sure where to ask this question-

2 shootings yesterday, but in WI, a bill that allows shooting a gun before you are potty trained.

Lookie whose face popped up on Maria Katasonova (Russian hacker)'s Instagram feed in 2016.


Head of Office of Financial Research resigning

Republican response to mass shooting

Beheadings and backstabbing brothers: inside Saudi Arabias mega rich royal family

Trump chicken pays visit to Roanoke area, I guess.

I do not understand, if you are told no, it's no.

So DeVos, Sessions, Flynn and son, Ross and Kushner are all on the way out.

Bernie Sanders warns of 'international oligarchy' after Paradise Papers leak

Florida State University bans all fraternities and sororities after student death

Charles P. Pierce: It Wasn't Just Sutherland Springs on Sunday

Suggestion to news broadcasters:

Chef Jose Andres And The Trump Administration Are Fighting Over Puerto Rico

Snipers in diapers: Wisconsin GOP proposes bill that would allow toddlers to hunt using guns.

Exonerated Man Who Mike Pence Wouldn't Pardon Sues Police Over Wrongful Conviction

To our legislators:

That sniveling creep Ted Cruz is on CNN

Ted Cruz presser....Dear Lord, "the gun nuts are to be celebrated"..

In the wake of Texas, Don Jr's sensitivity training has CLEARLY paid off.

Mammals Literally Came Out of the Dark Once the Dinos Were Gone

Skirting the real issues!

Skepticism over Iowa's Medicaid math led AmeriHealth to pull out

Attorney: Alleged Rand Paul assault had nothing to do with politics

Maybe we should execute wife beaters

Transgender woman sues Allegheny County, PA; claims jail assaults

Transgender woman sues Allegheny County, PA; claims jail assaults

Ban Guns

It's Time to Ban Assault Weapons. Civilians Don't Need Weapons of War

Massachusetts becomes first state to ban bump stocks

Stranger Things 2

On an Uninhabited Caribbean Island, a Trove of Pre-Columbian Cave Art

On an Uninhabited Caribbean Island, a Trove of Pre-Columbian Cave Art

Movie prop money used in Greensburg, PA, computer purchase

Life Partner or Mom? Do Some Men Fail to Recognize the Difference?

Why the White House Dreads a Flynn Indictment

Kurt Vile-"Pretty Pimpin"

Archeologists discover ancient gymnasium near Egypt's Cairo

UPDATED Taxes would rise for many in working class and fall for richest Americans under House...

GOP confronts nightmare scenario with Election Day one year out

"Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good People?"

Oklahoma attorney general rejects donations from drugmakers

San Diego County, CA, Woman accuses sheriff's deputy of sexual assault

Anyone speak fluent Russian? I'd love to know what's being said at Russian Trump election party

Trump says, "This is a mental health problem at the highest level."

Where the alt-right wants to take America -- with or without Trump

Papa Johns Pleads For Nazis to Not Buy Their Pizza After Daily Stormer Endorsement

CNN Poll: Trump approval at new low as Russia concerns grow

Fox News Axes Dem Mega-Donors Impeachment Ad After Trump Tweets

Jerusalem Post: Saudi Arabia says Lebanon has declared war on it

NYT: Rand Paul and neighbor had fight over gardening...

Here's the typical Trump supporter logic.

What's your favorite Nicholas Cage movie?

How Carter Page Shot Himself In Foot With Descriptions Of 2016 Moscow Trip

The Dem mayors who don't even bother hiding their 2020 ambitions

Loudoun County cyclist who flipped off President Trump's motorcade loses her job

If you know an unstable gun fetishist -- family, friend, or acquaintance -- disarm them.

Report: Trump Told Tribal Leaders To Just Do It And Ignore Drilling Laws

Women Fired for flipping Bird at Trumpy

Televangelist and convicted fraudster Jim Bakker says evangelicals will riot if Trump impeached

Poll says 74% of *Republicans* believe there was coordination between Russians & Trump campaign

Sanders Statement on Gun Violence in America

Well, isn't this the damned truth.

NewYorker cartoon of the day. By Brendan Loper..

Update on recovery.

What's for Dinner, Mon., Nov. 6, 2017

Oh crap! Rain statewide in Virginia tomorrow

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 7 November 2017

Koch Troops Queasy About Killing State and Local Tax Deduction to Fund Tax Breaks for the Rich

Slain man was shot in back by police, death certificate says

Simpson College to offer free tuition to low-income Iowa students

Minnesota's Karen refugees join march on Washington to keep pressure on Myanmar

Why Did Media Overlook September Shooting in Plano, Texas, When Estranged Husband Killed Wife and

Donald Trump accused of obstructing satellite research into climate change

President Trump Revealed He 'Never Knew We Had So Many Countries'

ObamaCare signups surge in early days to set new record

Gwinnett: Suwanee candidate drops out after inflammatory tweets about Jews

Trumpy tweets for Gillespie--Lies about Virginia economy, but gets back at by tweeters.....

State Sen. Kirk Pearson appointed to Trump administration post in USDA

I need a rec on a good free wav file to mp3 app?

Trump tweets Virginia's economy will improve with GOP governor

In the last 12 hours......

What's the going rate for a "thought" and a "prayer?"

Ivanka Launches Fall line of...

Virginia Gov. (and Longtime Clinton Pal) Terry McAuliffe Rips Brazile: Nobody Cares About Her Book

Russian lawyer: Trump Jr. suggested review of sanctions law in Trump Tower meeting

THIS might be my favorite toon of all time:

Orthodox Festal Hymn: "Osi Eis Hriston Evaptisthite" ("As Many as Have Been Baptized Into Christ")

Taxes Would Rise for Many Working Class Voters

The two detectives accused of sexually assaulting an 18-year-old woman in their police van have quit

WATCH: Trump tells Japanese dignitaries he never knew there were so many countries

Equifax probes legal officer's role in post-breach share sales: WSJ

"Agni Parthene" in English

Top psychologists group rips into Trump for calling Texas shooting a "mental health problem"

Puerto Rico oversight board, PREPA to testify at House hearing Tuesday

Donald Trump accused of obstructing satellite research into climate change

Puerto Rico oversight board, PREPA to testify at House hearing Tuesday

Saudi Arabia says Lebanon has declared war on it

George HW Bush, YOU'RE OFF THE HOOK! Most Embarrassing Speech By US President In Japan


House Republicans' tax bill would increase taxes for 12 percent of Americans next year

"The Lost Cause" - How Southern socialites rewrote Civil War history (Xpost from Vid forum)

Rumors of mass resignations soon

"The Lost Cause" - How Southern socialites rewrote Civil War history

Did anyone hear Ted Cruz today?

HO HUM -CNN Poll: Trump approval at new low as Russia concerns grow

"Not a gun issue"?

Will The Virgina Gubernatorial Election Influence Mueller's Investigation?

Two cluster mailboxes stolen

Two cluster mailboxes stolen

Two cluster mailboxes stolen

Russian troll farms are pushing a fake Hillary Clinton sex tape....

The GOP Tax Plan Tells Us Everything About Who Matters In American Democracy

What scares me is that there are thousands of young men just like Devin Kelley.

Should we prepare for a loss in VA ?

BREAKING NEWS: Trump becomes second ever US President to vomit at Japanese State Dinner.

Gunman killed grandmother-in-law

Member of Trumps inner circle faces questions about money laundering over $1.5 million loan to Mana

Japan welcomes Trump!


Perez: DNC gave Hillary Clinton 'insufficient and just sub-standard tools for success'

Fox says it won't run ad again urging Trump's impeachment

Jury starts deliberations in Menendez corruption trial

Virginia Democratic voters appreciation thread

the 2016 primaries are over...the fall campaign that followed them is over...

Google and YouTube promote fake news about Texas shooting suspect


Shuns Japanese food for American burger at golf club

Russian Twitter accounts started backing Trump almost immediately after his campaign announcement

Dolt45 is taking notes...

Air Force Error Allowed Texas Gunman to Buy Weapons

Something very odd about Trump's "speech" at the Japanese state dinner

Air Force Error Allowed Texas Gunman to Buy Weapons

What is Ivanka's role in the Russian scandal?

How sick is the Evangelical Right? God was answering prayers of Texas victims!

Texas Partisan Redistricting-Court Filing


The Air Force says it failed to follow procedures, allowing Texas church shooter to obtain firearms

U.S. Commerce Chief Says He Is Likely to Divest Russia-Linked Shipping Stake

Silvio Berlusconi set to return to Italian politics after Sicilian election victory

has anyone noticed moron has not tweeted a thing about Tom Steyer's

OMG--Fox host says church is the best place to be murdered:

Danziger toon - Russian Chess Master

Today during the three hours I spent at the Y, the price of gas here went up 28 cents a gallon.

The Subatomic Discovery That Physicists Considered Keeping Secret

My thoughts are that we have a serious gun problem, and my prayers are that we do something about it

Saturn Moon Enceladus' Churning Insides May Keep Its Ocean Warm

What is your opinion of the present Republican Party?

Toon that says it all- Some rights are more important than others