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Archives: October 9, 2018

Raw Politics: Bulgarian reporter becomes Europe's third murdered journalist this year

Lamb vs Rothfus debate

A house divided against itself

Must see TV: Madame Secretary speech: Telling 45 his job to unify the country. Crying.

Eric Holder attends Charlotte event in support of Anita Earls for the North Carolina Supreme Court

"White women, come get your people"

I'm not going to stop being angry about Brett K and here is why:


Trump apologizes to Kavanaugh for sexual misconduct allegations during confirmation

So another question....

Tom Perez may be great behind the scenes but he is exhausting on TV

MI-GOV: Bill Schuette: I'll figure out how to fix Michigan roads after I win

We are not a MOB; we are the MAJORITY.

"On behalf of the nation".....

*The Story of Fascism in Europe,* NEW From Rick Steves

FFS!!! Pope blames devil for Church divisions, scandals, seeks angel's help

"We're Not a Mob. We're a Movement!"

I have faith, he said.

Trailer of Showtime's Documentary "The Family Business: Trump and Taxes"

The GOP has decided to say we Democrat's are an angry mob. Good. 1930's German citizenry

Western Water Managers Grappling With Drier, Hotter West; Upper CO Basin Facing Permanent Shortfall

Headline on "All In" now

I get emotionally attached to my vehicles

Elephant Butte, Biggest NM Reservoir, Now At 3% Of Capacity; "There Was No Spring Runoff This Year"

Climate Change: what you can do from today's report

Drew Brees! Saints game. Fixing to go for a record! Love him! Geaux Saints!!!!!

If Trump is found guilty of tax evasion and Russian collusion,

Draconid Meteor Shower 2018 Peaks Monday. Here's What to Expect.

Mandatory Monday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread! Mordicum!

New anti-Collins ad in Maine:

So Lawrence O'Donnell takes Fridays off and Rachel now takes Mondays off?

Trump will make good on a promise to Iowa farmers, open door to year-round E15

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Noticing an interesting phenomenon

What if every member of D.U.

Elon Musk keeps his word, pays for water filtration systems in Flint schools

Trump Campaign Aide Requested Online Manipulation Plans From Israeli Intelligence Firm.

Sen. Cory Booker fires up Iowa Democrats: 'It is a time to get up, to rise up, to speak up'

Brett Kavanaugh, the Bridge between Trump and the Bushes

Meth Is Making a Comeback Across America

Mitch McConnell: Republican senators are the real assault victims

Your Gear Dollars Could Be Helping Fund the Koch Empire

Cheaper Farm Bureau health policies could turn applicants away for pre-existing issues

When the talking points (ours, too) are too much to take, what do you switch to?

Introducing Shower Cap's 2018 Midterms Countdown Advent Calendar! (Ferret/Shower Cap)

Donald Trump's Approval Rating Dropped in Every State


Hearings, Amandla Stenberg Writes a Searing Op-Ed on Sexual Assault

Dow rises for first time in 3 days, but gains capped amid fear of higher rates

Third Party traitors gave us Mitch McConnell

Former investment adviser gets 14 years in federal prison

Morrison vows no money for climate conferences and "all that nonsense"

Unlike the Republican AG, Democrat Justin Nelson is not indicted

Sure is a scary time for boys!

I didn't hear until yesterday that the photo of Trump with toilet paper on his shoe was taken at MSP

Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake apologizes for teen son's slur-filled Twitter, Facebook postings

Suspended Animation in the Age of Trump

Spaghetti with Tomatoes, Arugula, Olives, and Pangrattato

Postal workers rally against privatization

You have $20 to donate for politics. Who do you give it to?

Call them a mob...but when they go silent, be afraid

The Clintons are going on a world tour (and damn do they look good!)

Senate Dems. Which ones should I support?

Nebraska county to seek state help paying $28.1M judgment

Men's boots

Brett Kavanaugh's first Supreme Court picture

Heidi Heitkamp was ready to vote 'yes' on Kavanaugh. Then she watched him with the sound off.

A song for the times

If looks could kill...

I had to evacuate my apartment building this morning

Damn, brett and family recovered quickly...after all, his life was totally & permanently destroyed

Kavanaugh vandalizing a car while drunk at Yale - one of thousands of tips


Ladies: The NY Times wants your opinion

Mark Ruffalo Tweets Mercedes Lynz to 1 million views on Scary Times song

Jupiter Moon Europa's Jagged Ice Towers Could Imperil Robot Landers

New mining claims banned on prized land near Yellowstone

US Food Brands Petition EPA to Ban Pre-Harvest Glyphosate Spraying

It is a time for all of us men to get loud too.

I received my mail-in ballot today...

LGBT rights group claims Virginia middle school left transgender student alone during active shooter

Brett Kavanaugh Cannot Have It Both Ways

Florida Dems call on state officials to extend voter registration deadline ahead of hurricane

OMG!! LDS Church president urges Mormon women (not men) to take a 10 day fast from social media

Kamala Harris: Kavanaugh's confirmation a 'denial of justice' for sexual assault survivors

3-alarm fire burns building at former Olympia Brewery site

GOP Nightmare Comes True As Women Are Fleeing Republicans After Kavanaugh Confirmation

Kavanaugh Daylight Savings Time

A Republican Stuck a New Nickname on Florida's Black Gubernatorial Candidate And It Didn't Go Well

The good news of the night!

Congressional Crossroads: Profiles of Austin's six congressional campaigns

Tweet of the Day

Illuminating Gauguin's 'Decisive Experience' in Martinique

Hurricane Michael and Red Tide toxins - can be positive or negative

Brock Holt hits for 1st cycle in postseason history

Brock Holt!

The Daily Show: Back in Black - Electric Scooter Sharing Apps

The Republicans have all turned into mini-me Trumps.

Richard Linklater Political Ad Pokes Fun at Ted Cruz

Tennessee voter registrations spike after Taylor Swift's instagram post

Did Paul McCartney Mistake the Chilean Flag for the Texan One at ACL?

The Daily Show: Neil deGrasse Tyson - "Accessory to War" & Arming Society with Knowledge

Cory Booker roars into Iowa

I just donated to Jacky Rosen's campaign for Senate....

When you're staggering and ineffectual, blame the devil!

Zucchero & Sheryl Crow-Blue

CNN Reporter Kaitlan Collins Apologizes for Gay Slurs in Resurfaced Tweets

When Nature Calls

Bill Maher's epic rant on political correctness is correct

Prelude to the Draconid Meteor Shower: Stargazers Capture Amazing Photos of Comet 21P

Tough as Texas.

Hubble Space Telescope in 'Safe Mode' After Gyroscope Failure

Man's 'Waking Dream' Leads To Novel Insight On How Mushrooms Could Save The World's Bees

The Daily Show: Guest Carol Anderson - "One Person, No Vote" & The Impact of Voter Suppression

Bolsonaro Supports Bolivia's Right-Wing, Anti-Morales Coalition

Appendicitis Treatment Apparently Does Not {always} Need Surgery, Only Antibiotics

Might Astronauts Dive In And Out Of A Lunar Cave Habitat Through A Liquid Airlock?

Meme of the day!!

Trump Will Loosen Ethanol Rules, Aiding Anxious Farmers Ahead of Midterm Elections

Umm ... did Lawrence's guest just F-bomb MSNBC ?

video of ammunition depot explosion in Ukraine

What I really, really need right now, almost more than anything...

Octopuses keep surprising us - here are eight examples how

Six Minnesota Children Have Been Struck By A Mysterious Paralyzing Condition - What Is Acute Flaccid

Variation on the Word Sleep

I wish there was Air America Radio

No, GOP, We Won't "Get Over It"

brother from another mother

Bradley Whitford calls out Susan Sarandon for saying Hillary Clinton is the same as Trump:

Richard Linklater directed this great anti-Ted Cruz ad

GOP is suppressing voters in Texas: Kurt Eichenwald tweet

Lawrence On President Donald Trump And Rod Rosenstein's 'Strangest' Meeting - The Last Word - MSNBC

Corker with a big smirk on his face "November is coming but I'm not on the ballot"

The trump playbook: degrade and destroy... Ron Perlman

Taylor Swift has inspired folks to register to vote - yay!

The despicably tone deaf #HimToo hashtag hilariously co-opted.

woman calls 911 on whales "there are three whales under our boat.."

NYT follows 2-year-old Fernanda Jacqueline Davila as she has her day in immigration court.

CA Dem Party and others say: Vote YES on Prop 10

Can Democrats Take The Senate After Brett Kavanaugh Vote? - The Last Word - MSNBC

At this point, would it surprise anyone to find out that Joseph McCarthy took money from Russia?

Houston Based Mattress Firm Files for Bankruptcy, Will Close Hundreds of Stores

Houston Activists Demand End to Delays in AG Paxton's Fraud Trial

93 Percent Of Eligible Voters In Travis County Are On Track To Register - A Modern Record

The Daily Show: Democalypse 2018 - The Bad Boys of the 2018 Midterms

Trump on Jamal Khashoggi: "Hopefully that will sort itself out."

Zucchero-Pane E Sale (Bread and Salt)

If your groups or organizations have rules against discussing politics or religion

Gay Texas Official Faces Recall Election Despite Forged Signatures on Petition

Scary time for boys

Susan Bankston, aka JuanitaJean: Cruz from Hell

Pgh-area food bank gearing up for extra supplies amid tariff tensions

Taco Truck Customer Gets Mad Someone Is Taking Too Long to Order, Shoots 3 People Outside Pegasus

Second Suspect in Skripal Poisoning Identified as Russian Intelligence Doctor, Says Report

"How does it feel..the hand that was covering your mouth is now on the scales of Justice?"

Despite Trump and Rick Perry's Best Efforts, Another Coal Plant Eats the Dust in Texas

"Our Job Is To Listen To Our Communities" - All In - MSNBC

Hays County's Transformation Gives Democrats Hope in Hill Country House District

Today is the last day to register to vote. Post this link on social media.

Anti-Semitic Flyer Calls Out Opposition To Brett Kavanaugh

Mexican couple may have killed as many as 20 women

Exxon Appears to Mislead State to Secure Tax Break

I think I know why conservatives are freaking out over Taylor Swift supporting Democrats.

Appeals court sides with firefighters union in Brainerd dispute

Limo involved in New York crash that killed 20 had failed prior inspection, records show

Bernie Sanders plans nine-day blitz for Democratic candidates on midterm ballot

Bernie Sanders plans nine-day blitz for Democratic candidates on midterm ballot

New Opportuities For Hedge Funds: Sea Walls, Desalination Plants, Inland Aquaculture - Bloomberg

Yesterday was a very bad day for justice.

My ads- You want to see the Mob?

Heitkamp, Cramer highlight records on energy policy

Lather, Rinse, Repeat - FEMA's Trumpian Idiocy & The Imperitive Of Rebulding Exactly As Before

Judge's ruling may remove roadblock to oil refinery

White House Response To Dire UN Climate Warning: "Not Today. It's A Kavanaugh Night"


Reproductive politics

GOP Florida Gov Candidate Wrote Book Arguing it was Right NOT to Abolish Slavery

The House GOP Majority Is Crumbling

Tuesday TOONs - "Three" Edition

Welcome to the club brother....and sisters (2 memes to start your day)

Democrats won't let Kavanaugh debate die

Twenty-eight Days ...

Michael Heading North: State Of Emergency In 35 FL Counties, Cat 3 Status Possible By Landfall

Think About This Re: Our Sick President

Blue Mesa Reservoir (CO) Less Than 1/3 Full; Toxic Algae Bloom Prompts Health Warning

Did Drew Brees take a knee last night with his kids?

2018 Tropical Storm Cycle Pushing Top End Of Projections: 12 Named Storms, 6 Hurricanes So Far

Saudi journalist Khashoggi seen going into Saudi consulate...and never came out

Is Ted Cruz "Tough As Texas"?

Morning Joe on 'graceless and tacky' Kavanaugh swearing-in

Williston woman accused of stealing $1.5 million from employer

Joseph D. Tydings, former progressive U.S. senator from Maryland, is dead at 90

🚨Don Trump Jr., w/ Kim G., campaigning in Athens, GA for Brian Kemp tonight!

I grew up proud of my heritage as a Texan and an American but present day history reveals my

Democrats Lining Up To Consider Challenging Susan Collins In 2020

The hypocrisy of the GOP

Hurricane Michael now Cat 2

I missed the White House reswearing last night. Did Donny give

Fucking Kornacki is foaming at the mouth

GOP Operative Secretly Raised at Least $100,000 in Search for Clinton Emails

PERFECT RESPONSE to "Who apologizes to Dr. Ford and her family?"

We could lose on November 6th. Make no assumptions. Take nothing for granted.

My middle son turned 18 yesterday. The very first thing he did when he woke up on his birthday...

Free podcast for Bill Press Show

Heads up - Taylor Swift will be on the American Music Awards on ABC tonight

The Rachel Maddow Show 10/8/18 - Joy Reid MSNBC

UPDATE2: Hurricane Michael strengthens to Category 3, on collision course with Florida Gulf Coast

Mob Rule

Jimmy Kimmell: Melania Might Be Happier Away from Trump

The rubes who voted for a celebrity reality TV game show host are now crying because Taylor Swift...

Fox & Friends deletes tweet about Trump "soaring" in the polls (with a 41% approval)

Today John Lennon would have been 78.

Is Trump Driving Women Away From the GOP for Good? Female voters have slowly drifted away from GOP

Florida suppressing voter registration.

Profiles in Crazy, VII . . . Please come CAPTION PresiDented Trump!!!

'FIRE TED CRUZ' ad running in Texas.....😎

Trump: Paid D.C. protesters are now ready to REALLY protest because they haven't gotten their checks

2019 R&RHOF nominees: Stevie Nicks, Def Leppard, Janet Jackson, Rage Against the Machine, Radiohead

Happy Birthday, Jackson Browne

"Liberty's Shore" - in honor of Christine Blasey Ford

Homeless children often do not celebrate birthdays. This woman is changing that, one party at a time

Susan Collins becomes top 2020 target for Dems

Hillary Clinton criticises Tory MEPs over failure to censure Hungary

The Rundown: October 8, 2018

The Rundown: October 9, 2018

Kavanaugh is very dangerous and he is part of the right wing's plans for control

With the midterm election a month away, Trump seeks to keep Republican anger high

These fragile men

Christian leader Jerry Falwell urges Trump support: 'He's a moral person'

"A Scary Time" video goes viral

Mitch McConnell: Republican senators are the real assault victims

After we win house and senate name first 3 things you want them to do...

AP investigation: Deported parents may lose kids to adoption

Hillary: Trump 'Undermined' Integrity of SCOTUS by Turning Kavanaugh Ceremony Into a 'Political...

Happy 😃 National 🇺🇸 Sub 🥖 Grinder 🥖 Hoagie 🥖 Hero 🥖 Po-Boy 🥖 Day! What'll you have? 🥖

Here Are Four Ways People With Bad Ideas Evade Criticism

Judge Napolitano Scolds Trump for Calling Kavanaugh Allegations a 'Hoax': ...

We've launched a migrant rescue ship to resist the racist right in Italy

'Buckle Up Buttercup': Avenatti Fires Back at Don Jr. Troll with Federal Prison Warning

Ted Cruz should have dragged Trump 'out by the woodshed,' suggests new ad from Richard Linklater

Ted Cruz should have dragged Trump 'out by the woodshed,'

The Trump-Murdoch merger continues as Hope Hicks heads to Fox

Northern Virginia JCC Vandalized for the Second Time in 18 Months

Suspect in Maduro assassination plot dies in mysterious fall from window


Indonesia says death toll in Sulawesi quake rises past 2,000

Trump to Meet With Kanye West at White House: NYT

A despot in disguise: one man's mission to rip up democracy

"Last week was the best week of trumps presidency?"

Sorry to say but activists are working harder than our national party.

House Republicans distort and dissemble in slashing TV ads

Democrats Reach Into Deep Red Arkansas

Here's an investigation I'd love to see

Another GOP operative quits the GOP because of the corruption: his explanation

Happy National Moldy Cheese Day! Blessing or Abomination?

On Monday November 5th, as a nice gesture and as a show of Democratic good will...

The Hidden Money Funding the Midterms

The Kavanaugh cash surge

Kavanaugh To Hear First Arguments As Supreme Court Justice

POLITICO race ratings: The GOP House is crumbling

MSM must stand for the truth and not pander to climate change deniers as fair & balanced reporting

The Case Against Civility.

So when can we expect to see Roy Moore nominated to a Fed Judge position?

Can the Republicans Please Stop with the Robert Bork was Treated Unfairly?

Just when you think humanity is dead...

Ryan Foreshadows Border Wall 'Fight' After Midterms, Can't Predict Outcomes

Dems have shot at winning Miss. Senate seat in November

Selling dryer Buyer says he can get it out if I help Fuck it I pick up a side Then I see look on his

Trump falsely says Kavanaugh was 'proven innocent' at swearing-in

The question that never happened (Kavanaugh)

Don't all elections get tighter, the closer to the election?

I am a mobster. I am a proud mobster! In November this proud mobster will be voting! As a newly

Here's one House pickup:

China slashes U.S. LPG imports amid trade war

Scoop: Trump has accepted Nikki Haley's resignation

BREAKING: Nikki Haley is stepping down as UN Ambassador

Breaking - Nikki Haley has resigned

Susan Collins' lobbyist husband

Christian nationalism, explained through one pro-Trump propaganda film

Kanye West to visit Trump, discuss prison reform, violence

Republicans Threaten Lawsuit After Bar Declines to Host Pro-Kavanaugh 'Beers 4 Brett' Party

David Fahrenthold to be on MSNBC "shortly" to discuss Trump finances

I just trashed LBN but it shows on the 'Home' page

Any wild mushroom experts in the house?

media framing of kavanaugh's confirmation as a "major" victory is a right-wing canard.

Rand Pauls wife had to sleep with a loaded gun because of threats.

A personal anecdote. One of the first protests I went to.

**Sherrod Brown is kicking some Republican a$$ ** Brown (Democrat ) 50% Renacci (Trumper) 33%

Deadline to update your address or register to vote for the Nov. Election: Oct. 15, 2018

Fox & Friends deletes tweet about Trump's approval 'soaring' to 41 percent after getting mocked

Reader sends a helpful correction to his previous email

**Potential Democrat Pickup Alert** VA 10 Wexton (Democrat) 55% Comstock (Crypto-Trumper) 43%

What does 10,000,000 percent inflation look like? See Venezuela

Turning the big 7-0, Jackson Browne

Nikki Haley resigning is awesome news for us.

Now Nikki Haley quits? Not a fan, but timing sems strange.

Here We Go Again

Bif: Buckle up Buttercup.

Did Nikki Haley finally get fed up with the misogyny?

Maybe Trump will make Kayne UN Ambassador

My thoughts on Haley

Exxon contributes $1 million to carbon tax campaign

How to fight against Republican tropes like "Angry Mob."

Former FBI-agent explains why Mueller-investigation is harder to shut down than Trump imagines.

Cannabis oil suppositories

Watchdog Group Calls For Probe Of Nikki Haley Flights Funded By Businessmen

Morning Joe, Donald Trump Has Been Lying About Russia For Years

Nikki Haley knows Kim is playing Trump and for Trump to pretend he's not threatens our security ?

Hilarious Anti-Ted Cruz Ad

Nicki Haley Resigning Is Proof That....

How Do You Find an Alien Ocean? Margaret Kivelson Figured It Out

Infamous St. Petersburg 'Troll Factory' Set on Fire

Infamous St. Petersburg 'Troll Factory' Set on Fire

Fox - Haley not running in 2020 and will support Trump in 2020.

Title Nikki Haley's Tell All Book

Trump 'clueless', wrong on stop-and-frisk

Happy 70th birthday, Jackson Browne!

Tea Party Protests: 'Ni**er,' 'Fa**ot' Shouted At Members Of Congress

I'll take my small victories anywhere I can get them. I rescued an anti-vaxxer yesterday.

trump & haley are all smiles as she quits his administration....isn't that cute?

My tin hat theory is that Haley is resigning. Graham will take Session's position and

Plutocratic Coup: Top Six Ways a Kavanaugh Court will Take us back to the Dark Ages

Graham: 'I Have Zero Interest In Serving In President Trump's Cabinet'

If they want to overturn Roe v Wade, shouldn't post Roe v Wade kids be as expensive for the govt

Is Michael Avenatti going to challenge Trump in 2020?

Jim Wallis (founder of Sojourners and author) tonight (Oct.9) at Vanderbilt

Jared is a genius

Ukraine begins large-scale air exercises with NATO

SCOTUS Rejects Appeal Of Kavanaugh Ruling That Struck Down Obama EPA Rule

Trump Declares war on Christmas

Both Parties....

Trump voter's change of heart on immigration. Now wants millions of them. Why?

Neurosurgeon stitches up stuffed bear at young patient's request: 'How could I say no?'

Haley: Kushner Is 'Such A Hidden Genius That No One Understands'

Nikki Haley says sexual harassment accusers shouldn't be blamed or second-guessed

"Disrespectful" Sandy and Richard Riccardi about the sexual predator in chief

Trump: "We're going to Iowa tonight. We're going to make a big announcement. Big, big announcement."

Dump just spoke the truth during Tricky Nikki meeting. Dump said "I KNOW NOTHING"!

How about some Art-Nouveau posters this TUESDAY morning?

Justice Robert's Legacy: The Death of the Planet. Might as well Snatch and Run.

Nikki Haley out & John Bolton in?

'This is MY son': Navy vet horrified as mom's tweet miscasts him as #HimToo poster boy & goes viral

Foreign aid groups told to leave quake-tsunami stricken Indonesia

16-million-year-old fish fossil found in western Turkey

How Parkland Survivor Emma Gonzalez Harnessed Rage and Sorrow Into Action

Nikki Haley's scampering off amid scandal brewing about her travel

Doesn't anyone have any...

Trump's successful neutering of the FBI's Kavanaugh investigation has scary implications

Former Bush official: resigning Haley was repeatedly 'steamrolled' by Bolton and Pompeo

Liberty University President Jerry Falwell urges Trump support: 'He's a moral person'

What is our message

Pic Of The Moment: Mitch McConnell Wants You To Know Who The REAL Victims Are

I was taught not to hate............

Mike Huckabee Dismisses Taylor Swift's Political Endorsement Because '13-Year-Old Girls' Can't Vote

Wisconsin U.S. Senate race: High drama as Tammy Baldwin, Leah Vukmir clash over numerous issues in

Afghan women still jailed alongside murderers for 'failing' virginity test

"If you're not terrified, you haven't been paying attention."

Herbie Hancock and Esperanza Spalding Honor Sting - Fragile

Barbra Streisand - Don't Lie to Me

Facts about the Lawyer of Karen Monahan, who made an accusation against Keith Ellison

We need to start researching how to defeat a John Kasich - Nikki Haley ticket in 2020

"Free" Blue wave sticker

**Potential Democrat Pickup Alert** NJ 11 Sherrill (Democrat) 48% Webber (Trumper) 44%

CREW filed a request for an inspector general investigation into Haley's use of private planes in

Taylor Swift Breaks Political Silence To Throw Support Behind Restoring Shōgun To Throne Of Japan

Tweedism poisons our political process / fix this first or ultimately We The People fail.

I'm not letting go on Susan Collins

Hurricane Michael: Links to 2 NOAA buoys

I see msnbc went to Governor Appalachian Trail

Millennials and the vote: Adam Parkhomenko tweet of Jacob Soboroff report from Orange County CA

The Smear Campaign Against Mueller: Debunking the Nunes Memo & Other Attacks on the Russia Investiga

"50 Years from Folsom"...Oct 13 concert to benefit prison education program

Putin allegedly gave Skripal poisoning suspect hero's award

Nikki was just for "respectability"

There's one good reason to lay off Susan Collins for the next 12-18 months.

Not concern trolling

Trump officials plan maintenance downtime for during ObamaCare sign-ups

I think Nikki Haley resigning is the official beginning of the Republican party breakup.

Haley is under investigation

The Nobel Peace Prize 2018 winners brought attention to sexual abuse in conflicts

I'm wondering about the chances of the Marijuana proposal passing in Michigan

Is Ted Cruz "Tough As Texas"?

Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital, owned by Texas-based Tenet Healthcare, Charged with Multiple Labor Law

I just voted absentee in Maine's 2nd District.

Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital, owned by Texas-based Tenet Healthcare, Charged with Multiple Labor Law

After Years of Paralysis, a Man Walks the Length of a Football Field

Hillary: 'You Cannot Be Civil With a Political Party That Wants to Destroy What You Stand For

Kat Kerr: Aborted Babies 'Had a Party in Heaven' After Kavanaugh was Confirmed

Who do you think Trump will pick to replace Nikki Haley ?

Well, now I feel pretty dumb. I didn't even know that cats wore sandals.

15 Guardsmen in Venzuela arrested for treason... showing horrific living conditions

CNN poll: Democrats are fired up and maintain a strong 2018 lead

"Fight Back" Holly Near

Latest Poll: Trump Approval Drops in Every State Over Past 18 Months

Two-year old in immigration court hearing. WTF?!

20-Acre Lake In Alaska's Brooks Range Boils With Escaping Methane; Clathrate Link Appears Likely

If olive oil comes from olives, does that mean that

We don't have good framing on the abortion issue IMHO

"First Americans were Black Aborigines" BBC documentary

I present to you: A summary of my real-time thoughts watching "The Shape of Water."

When Trumpers start talking about guilt and innocence RE Kavanaugh remind them it's not about

In Cobb County, Police Called On Black Man Babysitting White Kids.

Whaling captain, crewman die in capsize off Utqiagvik

America's fattest bear is about to be crowned

What's the best free site(s) for creating and hosting a blog?

Bernie Sanders: Building A Global Democratic Movement to Counter Authoritarianism

The FBI didn't interview or investigate Ford, Kavanaugh, or Judge. Do I have that right?

Fox News analyst praises Haley for her beauty and elegance

Video: Bernie Sanders: Building A Global Democratic Movement to Counter Authoritarianism

Does anyone else think

Our friend, Bill, didn't vote in the pres. election in 2016. Too sick.

''Because fanaticism and ignorance is forever busy, and needs feeding.''

France Awards Top Honors To Nazi Hunters Serge and Beate Klarsfeld

CNN latest polls

Jared: "Nikki, can Ivanka have your job now?"

Journalists and Media: Stop Feeding the Right-Wing Spin Machine

Halloween Is Coming #41

Education Department investigation uses girl's sexual assault to attack transgender students' rights

Fall in VT - Asters, Morning Glory, buzzing bee and teeny, tiny spider.

Halloween Is Coming #42

He always announces a "big announcement" so that the media spends the whole day guessing,

Halloween Is Coming #43

Halloween Is Coming #44

Halloween Is Coming #45

New Evidence of Hacked Supermicro Hardware Found in U.S. Telecom

Rock n Roll Hall of Fame Announces 2019 Nominees

Congresswoman Barbara Lee: Climate change is here. It's destroying our planet.#ToxicTrump

The United Daughters of the Confederacy - Hate spreaders/bigots/builders of Confed. Monuments

Senator Dick Durbin: Heartbreaking. President Trump clearly doesn't hear this little girl's cries

Blue wave in NC, or just a splash?

Just FYI about Sexual Assault Stats Nationwide and Worldwide

**Blue Tsunami Alert** A Rated CNN Generic Ballot Democrats 54% Trumplicans 41%

There have been reports of purging of voter rolls in Virginia

POLITICO race ratings: The GOP House is crumbling

We have room for ONE MORE ENTRY ONLY in the OCTOBER PHOTO Contest!

Child molester tries Kavanaugh defense - gets 99 years

Barbra Streisand Directs Her First Music Video "Don't Lie to me" and "char-broils" The Donald

INFOGRAPHIC: When Should You Report a Sexual Assault Against a Supreme Court Nominee?

Pierce: Nikki Haley Might Just Want to Escape Unscathed. Or Maybe There's a Plot Afoot.

Just started rereading P.G. Wodehouse

Jared Kushner to replace Nikki Haley at the U.N.?

Andy Griffith on the Fourth Amendment

This underwear hides the smell of your farts (AKA boofs).

Wow. These TrumpHumpers are really playing the "Mob" angle

Udall and 12 other Democrats introduce bill to battle suppression of the American Indian vote

Some suggested names for next years hurricanes.

Udall and 12 other Democrats introduce bill to battle suppression of the American Indian vote

Udall and 12 other Democrats introduce bill to battle suppression of the Americ


GOP FL Gov. Candidate, 'Founding Founders Were Right Not To Abolish Slavery'

Wyoming gets 2 Senators

What is it about a train whistle?

The Incredibles VRS The Donald - Every Penny Counts

CNN Politics: Bernie Sanders: "Authoritarian leaders around the world" are inspired by Trump

Boilin' In Style - Luckovich nails it again

Canadian pharmacy recommendations needed

ACLU: History books will remember Nikki Haley as a

Trump officials plan maintenance downtime for during ObamaCare sign-ups

Now I've seen everything! A patient stuck rolled-up newspaper in his ear and set it on fire.

Ivanka Trump to replace Nikki Haley? Speculation runs rampant after UN ambassador resigns

When some amazing new thing is discovered, what do you do?


Hurricane Michael, on the brink of Category 3, churns toward Florida Panhandle

Clinton says Trump remarks at Kavanaugh swearing-in undermine Supreme Court

Petition to impeach Kavanaugh tops 155,000 signatures

Remember when righty shit the bed over a chance meeting ...


Police find 500 videotapes in home of suspected serial rapist

Nearly 71,000 people ages 18-24 have registered to vote since Taylor Swift urged her followers

A neuroscientist explains why evangelicals are wired to believe Trump's lies

Lance Newman, who in Feb. 1959 began attending a previously all-white Arlington middle school, dies

Everything Can Be Explained Very Simply If You Assume Substantial Background Knowledge

Herbie Hancock - Speak like a child.

"Your first job is to keep me out of jail, ok?"

Southwest Airlines Now offers inflight entertainment...

Iran Widens an Already Huge Rift Between Europe and U.S.

God nails it.....

Turkey says it will search Saudi consulate for missing journalist


Trump expands anti-China effort

Pollster: 'Me Too' movement has turned into a partisan issue

Niki Haley: may have resigned because...

Infamous St. Petersburg troll farm set on fire.

Speaking of trains! A memory for folks as old as I am!

How do I submit a photo for DU photo contest?

WSU to McMorris Rodgers -- Stop using our trademark phrase

Subtle reference to Star Wars in Sabrina movie remake?

Here's a short, inspirational story for my fellow canvassers.

Comfort me someone

Why did the NYTs editor block this story back in 2016??

BUSTED: Eric Trump caught blatantly stealing Rock the Vote's registration deadline graphic

It's better to be born rich than gifted

Kim Jong-Un to Invite Pope Francis to North Korea, South Korean President Says- America Magazine

Please make Ivanka UN Ambassador.

Washington officials react to the Kavanaugh confirmation

A Catholic society used dreams of a medieval life and rebellion to groom young victims of abuse

Puppy Tries Stairs For First Time With Help From Dad (Cute Alert!)

Ted Cruz chickens out of CNN town hall with Beto O'Rourke -- who'll appear on his own

How can some people, such as Graham but not limited to him, trust Trump to the extent they seem to

This line from @senatemajldr is utter garbage.

Cantwell and Hutchison disagree about pretty much everything

UN's new climate report reveals a dire future

Just 100 companies responsible for 71% of global emissions, study says


New Sherrod Brown TV ad targets dog lovers and features his rescue dog Franklin

PA Catholic Boys Boarding School, Red Flag 'Predator Priests' Abused Victims


Holder: Supreme Court's legitimacy can be questioned after Kavanaugh confirmation

Candy Corn: Yum 😋 or Yuk 🤢?

'New NAFTA' is full of old policies that wreaked havoc on American farmers

"Our Friends"

Poll shows partisan divide over treatment of those accused of sexual harassment

Take This Two-Minute Quiz And We'll Reveal Your Profession

Seriously what happens when he names his daughter as UN Ambassador

What's your prediction for another Mueller revelation?

Facebook wants people to invite its cameras into their homes (AP)

New EPA chief liked racist Obama memes, retweeted conspiracy theorist

real doctors wear stethoscopes to political rallies..

CARTOON - Trump Explains How Kavanaugh Has Been "Proven Innocent"

Nikki Haley says the U.S. is now 'respected.' Is it?

@MichaelAvenatti ... he's proposing a three-round mixed-martial arts fight with Donald Trump Jr.

The WA Post screwed up. Can you help me identify all the mislabeled women politicians?

The orange one is criticizing Tallahassee while we are preparing for a major hurricane


National Hurricane Center: Water levels starting to rise in Florida as Hurricane Michael approaches

Gov. Larry Hogan leads Democrat Ben Jealous by 20 points, Post-U. Md. poll finds

World Party updates "Ship of Fools" for our nightmare 2018 Trump world

Russian influence rising in Balkans, Baltics, Central Europe

If ya'll like Lindsey,

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10/9 4:00 CDT Michael Now Cat 3 120 Max Sustained 270 SSW Apalachicola 957 Mb Moving North 12 Mph

Democrats blaming Avenatti....

Hillary understands what we are up against...

Hurricane Michael strengthens to Category 3, on collision course with Florida Gulf Coast

What's for Dinner, Tues., Oct. 9, 2018

Not so bold prediction: Andrew Gillum gets the Carmen Yulin Cruz treatment from Trump this weekend

Bernie Sanders barnstorming country ahead of midterm elections

Thinking back to my radical late 60s - 70s youth.


Have you seen a psychic?

Oh, and that pesky thing called the law...

Just curious, has there ever been a meteorological hurricane named Trump?

Where is Nancy??

White woman calls police on black man babysitting children / babysitting while black.

One of oldest coal companies in US files for bankruptcy

**2nd poll today with a huge Democratic generic lead ** (IPSOS) -Democrats 50% Repugnants 38%

Doctored Image Takes Aim at Stacey Abrams

Netflix to bring new US production hub to New Mexico

Trump: Ivanka would be an "incredible" ambassador to the UN, but "I'd be accused of nepotism."

Happy Birthday John Lennon!

**Doesn't look like Kavadrunk is wearing very well** IPSOS Trump Approval LV 42% Disapproval 57%

**Kavadrunk Dip** YouGov Trump 38% Approval 54% Disapproval

I ordered a chicken and an egg from Amazon.

Marijuana backers look for Midwest breakthrough in November

Not sure if this is the Big News...

"Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them." I thought the title of Al Franken's book

Political ad I would to see.

CNN poll: Democrats are fired up and maintain a strong 2018 lead

EPA Chief Andrew Wheeler Engaged With Racist, Conspiratorial Posts On Social Media

Trump says next meeting with North Korea's Kim being set up

A neuroscientist explains why evangelicals are wired to believe Trump's lies

Citing 'shithole countries' slur, judge blocks trump admin from ending ... protections.

Do you stand with

Florida Dems file emergency motion to extend registration. One day not good enough. is Now a Resource for Sexual Assault Survivors

It doesn't look like ramming through Kavadrunk is working the way Trumpers planned.

I saw 'hosts' can serve for 90 days

Death flight pilot during Argentina's Dirty War granted house arrest, underscoring recent trend

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Appeals Court OKs Wilbur Ross Deposition, With Delay For SCOTUS Review

SCOTUS Lets North Dakota Enforce Full Voter ID Law For Upcoming Midterms

'No joke': Michael Avenatti has challenged Don Jr to a cage match for charity

Supreme Court Makes It Harder for Tribal North Dakotans to Vote

Nonna Giulia's Stuffed Peppers

U.S. Marine Colonel in Australia Relieved of Command After Drunken Driving

Israel detains American student for her alleged boycott support

OK this is funny- Florida county puts out trespass warning against Weather Channel's Jim Cantore

Berlin startup offers 1m to save ancient Hambach forest from coal mining

"What day is today?"

Trump wants to look at UN report about climate change, if it's fabulous. Otherwise, maybe not.

One of oldest coal companies in US files for bankruptcy

More Coal Jobs Winning!

Lukovich: I'm 100% certain it was Putin that attacked me...

Climate change is real. Not a hoax. We do not need coal plants! n/t

Bernie Sanders will hit Iowa and South Carolina in 9-state midterm campaign blitz

Ted Cruz declines, so challenger Beto O'Rourke gets an hour on national TV by himself

Very good dog invades soccer match in Europe, makes friends, requests belly rubs

Man Who Allegedly Groped 16-Year-Old McDonald's Worker Said He 'Was Just Being Friendly,'

When Trump Made the U.S.F.L. Great Again

It "means a lot" to Trump that "other certain forms of very modern energy" are ethanol-based

Anti-semitic posters found on UC davis campus

Taylor Swift should do a dis track of Kayne with JayZ and finish him for good.

GOP House nominee, Virginia, Denver Riggleman : We can stop rape by 'educating females'

Trump DOJ Will Move To Block Chicago Police Reform, Jeff Sessions Says

Are you willing to consider giving up meat to reduce greenhouse gases causing climate change?


Trump says 'no one more competent in the world' than daughter Ivanka to replace Nikki Haley as UN am

Democratic Senator Warns Republicans That An Uprising Is Coming In 28 Days

Khashoggi case: CCTV disappears from Saudi consulate in Turkey

So. Constitutional Convention. Let's talk.

@HouseGOP smears military veterans as anti-American in new attack ads

Dutch appeals court upholds landmark climate change ruling

German far right wants kids to tell on their teachers

Shell boss says mass reforestation needed to limit temperature rises to 1.5C

So the protesting "mob" in Charlottesville was ok but the protesting women "mob" isn't?

Hundreds of far-right German Reichsbrger still armed, own gun permits

Something about the fact that Haley is stepping down as Ambassador to UN, is concerning to me!

Which message would be preferable?

Minnesota Chamber Official: Immigrants Drive Rural Economic Development

If you breath air, read up on tRump's deregulation of Ethanol.

Stanley Cup + animal rescue + puppies + calendar.... win-win-win-win!

The SC order could hurt the reelection chances of Heidi Heitkamp, the most vulnerable....

It's not funny anymore

Ex-Chargers Owner Alex Spanos Dies at Age 95

In a major victory for voting rights in Missouri, Court has enjoined part of voter id law

'Red Wave Ain't Gonna Happen, It's Just A Question of How Big The Blue Wave is...




I decided to just teach my son to respect women. Fewer things to buy.

New Ad Ridicules Ted 'Texas Tough' Cruz For Kissing Up To Trump

***OCTOBER PHOTO Contest Preliminaries are posted in GD***

We Asked Women What the Kavanaugh Vote Means for the Next Generation. 40,000 Responded.

Trump: "In their lust for power, the Democrats have become totally unhinged! They're crazy!"

"Mob Rule"