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Archives: December 22, 2018

So the Army is getting a double kick in the balls

The press should just surround Ann Coulter's house and ask her what she wants Trump to do next

I'm pretty sure...

Post your favorite offbeat Christmas song

Bob Ross was resurrected for this:

NBC News confirms: Trump Christmas shutdown WILL happen as senators told to go home for the night

What will happen if their is a government shutdown???

Inspirational Nativity Scenes

Tweety says trump's craziest supporters yell

Graham demands hearings on Trump plan to withdraw troops from Syria

Jupiter ♫ Bring me out (LIVE)

The secret behind growth in Trump's America is deficit spending

Dow's worst week since 2008 financial crisis; Nasdaq closes in bear market

Sears plans 50 to 80 more store closures as challenges mount

So what happens to all the flight reservations of Senators who are heading home for the holidays

It's high time for media to enter the No Kellyanne Zone -- and stay there.

380,000 federal employees could be furloughed in a shutdown

Viral glitter bomb video featured fake thieves, creator admits in apology

Won't it be a lovely photo op with Trump in a golfcart

Let me introduce you to Hallway Hal

As markets tumble, tech stocks hit a rare and ominous milestone

Good thing RBG just had cancer. If it had been bone spurs, she'd might have been seriously disabled.

BREAKING: the President would like you to know that he is actually sitting at his desk...

A Trump Call That Went Rogue Hands Erdogan a Surprise Win on Syria

Dow dives 400 points to end its worst week in 10 years

'Hacking the good' from religion at a secular solstice

Today: Pablo Cruise. Love Will Find A Way

Notorious RBG voted from hospital bed to foil Trump's restrictions on asylum

Jeffrey Epstein has settled a lawsuit alleging that he pimped Sarah Ransome to Alan Dershowitz.

Projected on a buildingIn SF. #TrumpResign and take Pence with you

Funny comments on trump tweet

Analysis: Trump's frontrunners for Pentagon job likely to share Mattis' views on Syria, Afghanistan

Mississippi senator's arrest could create leadership fight

Food stamp cut will hit Trump's single white male base hardest

Mattis is out, and Blackwater is back: 'We are coming'

My Rock and Roll Heaven

*Heard on PBS NewsHour discussion, Shields and Gerson,

The Dow fell another 400 points today...2,100 points for the week....

Poll: Public overwhelmingly opposes Trump pardoning his associates

Sam Stein (Hardball): The RNC & Trump are Spending Party Money Attacking GOPers Over Border Wall.

Govt shutdown blues? Have a drink!!

U.S. stocks suffer worst week in a decade

Tweety ends his program with Obama's visit to the children's hospital

Rogue Melania 😂😂😂

Jay Inslee - The Trump presidency has been an consistant downward spiral

High school wrestler told to cut dreadlocks or lose bout

Trump lashed out at Whitaker after explosive Cohen revelations

Let me guess...Eric Prince for SecDef?

Dancing FBI agent pleads guilty to accidentally shooting Denver bar patron

Man charged with threatening Parkland survivor's mother

SHUTDOWN rehash - what happened?

I just stumbled across this photo, which kind of says it all

So is Gen. Mattis today's Smedley Butler?

JD.com CEO will not face assault charges in Minnesota

A great block with Maya Miley, Howard Fineman and Wes Clark on Ari Melber's hour

Russia, China, Iran sought to influence U.S. 2018 elections: U.S. spy chief

North Carolina's top court: Legislators can confirm Cabinet

Measles cases at highest for 20 years in Europe, as anti-vaccine movement grows

Thousands of Hungarians join latest rally against Orban's reforms

Trump now signing blank documents he claims are Bills:

2020 US Senate Election- 1 term Dem. US House Member likely to be 2020 Dem. US Senate Nominee.

CNN: Trump 'Hates' Mattis Exit Letter, But Hates Media Narrative That He Needs 'Adult Daycare' More

Bette Midler: Trump- He's a fucking liar

Senior Justice Dept. officials told Whitaker signing gun regulation might prompt successful challeng

Have you ever written (contacted) a POTUS?

US aircraft carrier enters Persian Gulf after long absence

Gutfeld: Trump should take cues from Fox News b/c they have their finger on the pulse of America.

Do you remember a favorite cereal that they no longer produce?

*Fmr NH Senator (R) Humphrey on MSNBC/Chris Hayes show

End of an era: Germany closes its last black coal mine

Cut! That's a wrap, people!

dagum

Guess when Tiny will leave for Mierda-Loco now that the gov't is shutting down.

Winter Solstice, meteor showers and a full moon tonight.

US fundraising site suspends Palestinian boycott account

Russia Gloats: 'Trump Is Ours Again'

Mandatory Friday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread! TGIF! Classic Malloy!

Great insight, great read, Slate "The Year of the Old Boys"

Is Anderson Cooper replacing Kathy Griffin on New Years Eve due to

Red Pumps

Peter Green's Fleetwood Mac - The Green Manalishi

Billionaire Robert Mercer did Trump a huge favor. Will he get a payback?

Mattis sends a 21 Gun F**k You.

Hungary: Thousands Protest New Orban "Slave Law" For Overtime Work

I guess Trump thinks he can "control this shutdown" and it's consequences. He can't

WHITE HOUSE STAFFER DEVISED PLAN TO 'HIDE OUT' FOR 6 MONTHS WHILE STILL GETTING PAID: REPORT

I tried making a donation to the Trump Foundation ...

Fox knows trump has lost on the shutdown soooo

Senior Justice Dept. officials told Whitaker signing gun regulation might prompt successful challeng

Who is dreaming of a white Christmas? It's SNOWING ❄️ right now in western Maryland!

Thanks to Trump we can again say Merry Christmas*...

Andy RICHTER is ranking with TAKEI: Look, he takes out O'LOOFAH ("impotent ghoul") over RBG

Partial Government Shutdown On Track For Midnight Amid Border Wall Impasse

'It Ain't Me Babe': WALK THE LINE (2005)

Vacation! Harmony of the Seas!

There's More Religion Than You Think in Bach's 'Brandenburgs'

Noel Casler on Trump and Miss Teen Universe

N.C. election board's warnings to local and federal prosecutors about alleged election fraud drew li

Shutdown Fever, or, The Slats in the Cradle and the Silver Spoon (Ferret/Shower Cap)

This is what

So they have found the Gatwick Drone suspect....

You Ain't Nothing But A Hound Dog - Elvis Presley

Can the Turtle change the rules so fewer than 60 votes are needed

U.S. continues its century-long embrace of the dark side in Latin America

Arrest Warrants Issued For Three People Once Trapped In WVa. Mine

Trump portrait: you couldn't create a creepier Yuletide scene if you tried

Tulsi Gabbard: "We need to get our troops out of Syria ASAP, but it must be done responsibly."

U.S. continues its century-long embrace of the dark side in Latin America

Cult Of Personality - Living Colour

Violence Against Women Act To Lapse--Again

My 2018 "McLaughlin Awards" (Part 1)

I am confident that if Obama had....

Michael Moore: Frightened for the Country

Rage Against The Machine - Killing In the Name

"SIT ON IT, YOU IMBECILE!" - John Dingell to Trump

So, what would you ask for in return for more SFBW** money?

Deer at salt lick.

A journalist came to take a picture.

When people find they cannot itemize deductions because of the increased standard deduction

GRrrrrrrrrr

System Of A Down - Toxicity

Gatwick drone arrests: two people held over disruption of airport

Sigh for the better days we had with the Obama's 1st Christmas at the White House

Well, my solstice moon photo was a bust, so here's something else.........

Scared yet? Ted Lieu sends a red alert on Trump and nuclear first strikes

3 chords and the truth

30 Vermont School Boards Sue State Over Forced Mergers

How We Get To President Pelosi

Dare you to read this without laughing

THIS is a scientific fact - Malkovich SNL

Funny tweet

Former Franklin County Senator Norm McAllister to be tried for 3rd time on sex crimes charge

Man climbs National Christmas Tree

Has the 25th Amendment ever been used to remove a President?

Taliban greets Pentagon's withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan with cries of victory

Friday Night Wine-And-Vodka Buzz. Ask me anything...

Trump Said to Discuss Firing Fed's Powell After Latest Rate Hike

SHUT IT DOWN

CNN Reality Check: This is how rare a Mattis-level resignation is ..

Only this total and complete lunatic could

Chris Cuomo to both parties: Do your damn jobs

PBS Newshour: Shields and Gerson 12/21

Holy fuck. The Fed Chair is next on the block

Here ia a preview of a song we (Green Sparkle Frog) are still working on...

Seth Meyers - Trump's Vacation, Whale Cliques - Monologue - 12/20/18

'We can do it': Yalitza Aparicio's Vogue cover hailed by indigenous women

"Gift of the Magi", SNL Phil Hartman as Donald Trump (from 1988)

If You Could Pick A Song To Describe The President.....

Fantasy Football, Money League, Championship Round.

What the Brazilian Dictatorship Did to My Family

The World's Richest People Lost $511 Billion in 2018

Just trying to lighten the intensity a bit.....

Lindsey Graham - I am thinking of the old "description" of Santorum

Pension Tension: Vermont's Underfunded Retirement Obligations

Bromwich tweet

Was Mattis on the list posted here of who and when would be the next to

Ha.

Trump Policy Gyrations Threaten Fragile Republican Coalition

'Whole Lot Of Shakin Going On!' Little Richard, b. Dec 5, 1932

Stick your deal up your ass

The Rolling Stones - Sympathy For The Devil (Official Lyric Video)

'F*** Nazis': School's initial response to sign hung in UMass Amherst dorm window stirs controversy

Trump Group Runs Border Wall Ads Targeting Fellow Republicans

Dukakis To Dems: Focus Less On Impeachment, More On 2020

The Mattis Repercussions - WSJ Editorial

The Daily Show: Trevor's Unexpected Ride to Work - Between the Scenes

You know what I miss? Steak served with parsley and a slice of cinnamon apple.

US government partially shuts down over border wall row

Tweet of the Day

Massachusetts lawmakers reach deal on short-term rental bill

Darlene Love "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)"

119-foot 24K gold joint rolled in Massachusetts sets new record

GTA V Holiday snow early this year, fyi. nt

Christoph Ernst Friedrich Weyse: "Symphony No.7"

Bill O'Reilly - Ass Hole

The Daily Show: Trevor's Unexpected Ride to Work - Between the Scenes

DryBar Customer Described using racist term on written tab

Just caught my puppy tearing up an eating my paperback copy of..

Journal First Amendment fight: R.I. Superior Court agrees to release juror document

Retreating ISIS army smuggled a fortune in cash and gold out of Iraq and Syria.

MSNBC's holiday crew is asleep at the switch. Brian Williams show goes to commercial and comes back

With R.I. on brink of losing House seat, legislator plans to revisit paying people to move here

uncle tupelo - chickamauga (1994 - studio - official video)

Rhode Island leaders talk legislative session's priorities

NY Daily News Saturday Front Page---LOL

wilco - outtasite, outta mind (studio - 1995 - official video)

Connecticut Supreme Court Asked To Define The Word 'Collapse' Regarding Crumbling Foundations

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 12/21/18

With Mattis gone, 'time to be afraid' of 3 a.m. call for Donald Trump

Why is M$Greedia showing those fascist propaganda home videos

Gabe Sherman's Latest (VF): His base is revolting, his staff are rolling their eyes, & Ann Coulter..

Mattis resignation triggered by phone call between Trump and Erdoğan

I just realized that religion is at its very philosophical core no more than political warfare.

Gov.-elect Ned Lamont personally paying transition costs

Big state budget surplus still projected for this fiscal year

State fines Groton business owner $6,000 over $30 in illegal campaign donations

Rachel Maddow Just Destroyed Trump For The Government Shutdown

High school wrestler told to cut dreadlocks or forfeit bout

Phil the eagle test flies his surgically repaired wing after November rescue from Indiana Toll Road

Would this do it for you?!

Mississippi senator's arrest could create leadership fight

Twitter Videos: Senator Sanders - CNN Anderson Cooper 360

Ford recalls 874,000 trucks due to fire risks

Once, just ONCE, I want to hear the media ask him...

Beto O'Rourke solicits photos of habitats at risk from Trump's wall

Trump Plan to Win the Shutdown: A Noun, a Verb, and 'Caravan'

'You know what? It's yours': Trump reportedly threw his hands up on Syria during phone call with the

I was reflecting upon our plight driving to work this morning...

Just for fun, I turned on Fox Nooze...

Mattis Expected to Be Tapped by President Hillary Clinton. He Got Trump Instead.

Shutdown Proves Once and For All Trump Has No Idea What He's Doing

Bolton's Hawkish Syria Plan Backfired, Pushing Trump to Get Out

DeSoto psych hospital to lose federal funds after inspectors report underage sex, safety lapses

Trump Posts Twitter Video Hours Before Shutdown Deadline: 'The Shutdown Hopefully Will Not Last Long

How Russian Money Saved Trump's Business

Russians launched pro-Jill Stein social media blitz to help Trump win election, reports say

How Russian Money Helped Save Trump's Business

2019 governors races feature endangered species: Conservative Dems

Arlington mental hospital closes amid criminal case alleging it held patients against their will

Pence canceled NK human rights speech, with Trump administration concerned about state of nuke talks

John Kerry Slams Trump For 'Chaotic' And 'Corrupt' Administration

'Bollocks to Brexit' bus photobombs the Six O'Clock News

Trump's crackdown hits legal immigrants

Wash Post: Trump's Shutdown is 'An Act of Needless Stupidity'

New Mexico officials say pipeline spill contained

Chef Jose Andres: Free sandwich to hardworking people of the Federal Gov-Everyday until back to work

The last thing I want to hear is these damn pundits

They what? They WHAT? They made him cut his dreds? WTF????

Democrats just need to say 4 things: we support border security,

Trump's food stamp cut will hit his single, white, male base the hardest

Former Goodyear workers, Chavista minister occupy closed plant, now owners of means of production

Tony Robinson Down Under (documentary series)

I've never been a fan of Miley Cyrus, or Christmas music, but I'll make an exception for this:

The Minute He Sets Foot in Mar-A-Lago

I continue to wonder how one petulant child supported by a core of ignoramuses can do such damage

What is our position on border security?

With new law, Ohio bans common abortion procedure

Trump Nominates Putin To Replace James Mattis

Nasdaq Gets Mauled by Bear Market, and the Dow Isn't Far Behind

The solution: Shut down Mexico's government until THEY fund the wall.

Walmart secured a patent to eavesdrop on shoppers and employees

Hohoho

It's Official. We Lost the Cold War by Dana Milbank

Pro Publica Reveals 95 New Right-Wing Trump Appointees

photo: Holiday babies

Texas Secession Was a Key Theme in Russian Disinformation Campaign During 2016 Elections, Report Say

Could extraterrestrial sugar help explain how life began on Earth?

It Ain't Me Babe

Ron Perlman reminds us:

The new minimum wage in Venezuela is $0.33 per day. Maduro satisfied. Again.

Trump sees dangerous cracks in Hill GOP support

Not one penny for the Wall...

Kornacki on m$nbc 'Democrats refuse to budge'

Tired of winning yet?

Anyone else bothered that the trump foundation story isn't even mentioned as a

Congressional staffers are trashing 'dumbest shutdown' in epic group text

FSogol's 2018 Advent Calendar Day 22: Whatever happened to the Christmas Goose?

Ever play Acey Deucey or In Between The Sheets

BUSTED: Russia supported Jill Stein with a social media blitz to help propel Trump to Oval Office

I'm Not Seeing My Trump-Loving Family On Christmas And I Couldn't Be Happier About It

Help me pick a Christmas Meal

Stephen King: "Trump increasingly reminds me of Anthony Freemont-Monster child in Twilight Zone"

Kasich signs D&E bill, vetoes Heartbeat bill - now we move to the court.

A girl in Mexico attached her Christmas list to a balloon. A man across the border found it.

Illegal immigration is NOT a big problem in the US.

Gatwick drones: Two arrested over flight disruption

The worst gifts boyfriends give to girlfriends, from a can opener to a sonogram

My Catholic playground

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

A reporter's dispatch from Trump country featured a 'Mexicans Keep Out' sign. But he made it all up.

Obama's 1st Xmas out takes.

GOP Congressman says Federal workers will be OK without paychecks; they don't really need them

I'm angry today and need to vent

OK fellow boomers - what were your favorite Christmas present toys when you were young?

I am in Oslo Norway

Just a thought . . . . wuddaya think? Cookies or even tips for TSA agents?

Who is more out of touch with reality . . . . . .

President Pig Pen took away the security blanket (Mattis) from Linus (Republicans).

Likely Democratic Nominee for 2020 US Senate Elections in AZ,CO,GA,IA,ME,and NC.

In Immigrant Children's Shelters, Sexual Assault Cases Are Open and Shut

Joy is in the house.....msnbc.

My little Gear head Guitarist he has inherited my Dna

164,000 pounds of ground turkey recalled nationally amid salmonella outbreak concerns

What does The Donald fear the most?

Impeach Trump Immediately for Nonfeasance.

Alba The Albino Orangutan Is Now Free, Living In The Trees Again

House Republicans Called Emergency Meeting On Cheese As Shutdown Approached

60 Minutes: Sir Nicholas Winton, "Saving the Children"

Retreating ISIS army smuggled a fortune in cash and gold out of Iraq and Syria

Recently discovered failed Star Wars audition

Trump's plan to withdraw troops from Syria for personal financial reasons?

I was told, on FB, to support trump* and hope for his success. So, I responded

Holiday Cocktails

Viral glitter bomb video featured fake thieves, creator admits in apology

Why I Oppose Bashing Democratic Leaders

When you're extra angry

TEN REASONS THIS NATIONAL NIGHTMARE IS GOING TO END-Saturday's Good News

Can we be serious? Can we be rational? About "The Wall"?

"We'll Meet Again"

As Christmas approaches - Let us listen to the words of GOPChrist

Failure Trump reduced to taking hostages: immigrant children & govt workers

I hope everyone has had a good Winter Solstice this year

Weekend TOONs - It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Convictions

Brett McGurk, top U.S. envoy in ISIS fight, resigns

I'm dropping political tv for the rest of the week. Enough acid in my stomach.

How to end the shutdown...

Why Do Cable News Anchors Keep Saying They Don't Understand Trump's Hold On Repugs?.....

Dem mega-donor Steyer: Trump 'temper tantrum' is 'holding the government hostage'

Outgoing GOP lawmaker blasts shutdown: 'Things are not well in the USA'

Trump Is So Stupid That He Thinks

Lindsey Graham on Shutdown: If Trump Doesn't 'Break' Dems Now, 'It's Going to Be a Terrible 2019'

Way to go, Donald: Taliban greet Trump withdrawal news with cries of victory

Japanese Fireworks master level - Perfection in form- beautiful

Trump reportedly wants to fire Fed chair, a move that could wreak havoc on the financial markets

This one is for Floyd:

"A Busby Berkeley Funeral"

In The Light - Zep

The Mueller surprise package.

TRAFFIC - The Low Spark Of High-Heeled Boys (1971)

US envoy quits over Trump Syria pullout

Shit's gettin' downright Shakespearean in Pence World. WILL he make a final Palace Coup move?

The OP on the Green New Deal not being a new idea reminded me of when Jimmy Carter...

You Can't Serve Both Trump and America

Once a baby always a baby!

Its a trump Christmas

LIVE Senate Floor Proceedings

McConnell is lying in the senate chambers right now. What else, blaming Democrats.

Has anyone fact checked McConnell's border crime "stats"?

Mitch McConnell's speech patterns.

AOC's Approach to the 'Green New Deal' is Revolutionary in Scope and Immediacy

LIVE: U.S. Senate holds session amid partial government shutdown

It's rich hearing McConnell talking about Dems not wanting to give Trump a win.

Oh, the hypocrisy. Obama-opposing Turtle whines that Dems just want to oppose Trump

Nike Posts Huge Earnings After Kaepernick Ad, Leaving Egg on These Right-Wing Pundits' Faces

NY Daily News Cover Art of President Grinch

Trumps protection from impeachment and conviction is shrinking quickly.

This Flim Flam Con Artist Carnival Barker has a Bridge he wants to sell you

Why should the Dems give the Orange Dumbass anything before 1/3 /19?

Lady Liberty -- We're Losing Her!

What charities do you recommend?

More Than 50,000 Afghanistan, Iraq Vets Are Challenging Their 'Bad Paper' Discharges In A New Class-

Mr know it all, knows nothing!

Neil Young & Crazy Horse - Down By The River

For travel, consider AMTRAK.

The GOP Ends Its One-Party Rule In Shambles

Turncoat McTurtle says Individual-1 and Democrats must reach agreement to end shutdown.

Idiot Coulter just asked why Dems oppose spending 0.11% of budget on wall if it "won't work"

Reps Ted Lieu and Lloyd Doggett.

LET ME GO - A Donald Trump song parody (to the tune of LET IT GO from the movie FROZEN)

Talking Point Alert

Russians Boosted Jill Stein to Help Trump Win

Well, my 94-year-old mother is in the hospital again.

Smithsonian Announces Policy For Government Shutdown

WHAT Gauge strings are you using ,kids today no respect

Reliable Allies Refuse to Defend a President Content With Chaos.

Meadows, architect of the shutdown, to fed employees: you knew the risk when you took the job

Video - A few seconds of happiness during these troubled times

Trumps going to hold his breath till he gets his WALL.

The media is calling today 'negotiations'. There is nothing going on. Trump will give nothing.

It's a perfect day in Florida for a game of GOLF.

Give me my wall or I will not play with you anymore. Boo Hoo!

Once Trump pulls our troops out of any hotspots he will have an excuse not to go visit them.

Jill Stein

My prediction: McConnell will go nuclear.

I need help figuring this out. If you know the answer, reply.

Just saw some rightwing congressman on CNN

Democrats should demand Trump release his tax returns

One possible way the shutdown ends... about a month from now.

"Dancing in the Dark"--apparently, the narrator is working the night shift.

A Big, Shared Cookie Is an Invitation to Stay and Talk Into the Night.

Dem senator vows to donate salary for each day of government shutdown

Over one trillion dollars in stock buybacks this year. The Tax Scam worked.

Trump is an "Eminence Front"....definitely!

Trump's lunch guests include several GOP lawmakers, no Democrats

Barack Obama Joins Lin-Manuel Miranda on a 'Hamilton' Remix.

trump is having lunch, not with democrats, but with members of the 'freedom' caucus

We have got to take our messaging fight to hate radio.

Trump's "large group border security lunch." Mitch punts, NO top Dems attending. Nada. Zilch. MAGA!

Like somebody here asked before

What a Muslim Could Teach Trump Supporters About Jesus

Iran executes businessman dubbed 'Sultan of Bitumen'

I just told my wife we cannot visit her sister for Christmas. Trump related.

Why bother with an Executive Branch? Just let Limpdick and the Coulter ran the country

Guacho: Colombian guerrilla leader killed by security forces

Call it what it really is: Destruction of our government AND

Dear Mr. President, Can We See. . .

Third shutdown?

Anyone see "Bird Box" yet? What did you think?

Strasbourg gunman Chekatt 'pledged allegiance to IS in video'

The GOP is a one Party organization in a 2 major Party country.

It's really time for the Democrats to get on media and explain just how much and how illegal drugs

If Trump is impeached, is there a 2/3 majority in the Senate that would remove him from office?

Trump's Jesus

Where is he??

NJ officials investigating after referee told wrestler he would have to cut off dreadlocks or forfei

Cold showers

My new mantra for the House Dems

Wonder whether our best chance is for someone to primary challenge

What Will It Take for Hannity and Limbaugh to the End the Shutdown? That is the Key

Jamal Khashoggi's final months as an exile in the long shadow of Saudi Arabia

Jamal Khashoggi's final months as an exile in the long shadow of Saudi Arabia

U. S. envoy to coalition fighting ISIS resigns in protest of Trump's Syria decision

Breeze from investigations beginning to clear smoke

Seattle soda-tax collection in 2018 exceeds projection

Looks like a decade-long rally on Wall Street is ending

Reformist Saudi prince Talal bin Abdulaziz dies aged 87

Ted Lieu: "In Capitol on Saturday to vote...hallway is empty & door to House Floor is locked"

Joe Strummer and the Mescaleros - Midnight Jam

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Supports Bringing Home Troops from Syria/Afghanistan

Jamal Khashoggi's final months as an exile in the long shadow of Saudi Arabia

Here's an Idea: Give Trump His Wall, But Make Him Physically Build It Himself

Guyanese parliament brings down government, triggering elections

Schumer: Trump's 'destructive two-week temper tantrum' forced shutdown

Sen. Schumer: "We arrived at this moment because Trump's been on a remarkable 2-week temper tantrum"

Ocasio-Cortez calls for congressional salaries to be furloughed during next shutdown

Bernie Sanders calls out Boeing for firing pro-union North Charleston workers

W.Va. mom says her daughter was bullied after they balked at Bible classes in public school

Another AOC thread about something AOC said or didn't say recently, that we then fight about!!!

If a President is impeached but not convicted, can they repeat the process again?

I have a hunch that trump will make money somehow off the wall.

Dollar stores are feeding more Americans than Whole Foods. it's leading some communities into crisis

The military pullout is for anti ISIS effort, our role in the Syrian civil war never included boots

Cool music video.

Looks to be true that trump picked Whitaker to protect his ass....duh

Fox News demanded a government shutdown -- and got one

republicans lied to us about Mexico paying for the wall

Frequent Trump critic Ted Lieu applauds troop pullout from Syria

Trump Vents Anger Over Cohen Prosecution at Acting Attorney General Whitaker

"damp to the point that, when he moves, it makes a sound like a dish sponge being squeezed."

Trump doesn't look well

Trump warns it could be a 'long stay' amid impasse over border wall

An AntiChrist Masses Carol

Parkland Survivor David Hogg, Mocked by Fox Host Over College Rejections, Finds Ivy League Comeback

Schumer: "Mr Pres.. if you want to open the government-you must abandon the wall-plain & simple"

God Rest Ye Merry, Democrats - Sandy and Richard Riccardi

Will Mueller be fired before Democrats return in January?

Obama and Kerry fought ISIS and to get a diplomatic solution to Syria - Trump is breaking both

2020 AZ special,CO,ME,and NC US Senate Election- Likely Democratic Nominee.

Who really gets hurt by the Shutdown?

Shocked that Trump yells at aides and calls them "F*cking Idiots." He seems nice from his tweets.

Actually, this shutdown is on Ryan's shoulders.

On a lighter note...

I went to the thrift store last night, and what should I hear on the background music but

Pence as he left Senator Schumer's office said "we are still talking". #NoBeautifulSteelSlatFence

Ex-Lib Dem leader Paddy Ashdown dies aged 77

"We are not going to build this stupid vanity wall of Donald Trump's with U.S. taxpayer dollars"

Rwanda genocide: Catholic church sorry for role of priests and nuns in killings

To my mind, this is an ultimate show down time. Dems should not yield an atom to trump/the right.

CNN: Senate has adjourned, with little expectation of passing a shutdown deal soon

For Trump, 'a War Every Day,' Waged Increasingly Alone

*NYC: Man Finds, Turns In PURSE $10,000 CASH*

For Trump 'A War Everyday, Fought Increasingly Alone' - New York Times.

Rep. Joe Kennedy III: Trump/Ryan/McConnell trifecta in numbers

Trump Christmas Shutdown To Last At Least Five Days -- Unless Trump Caves

Robert Reich: The end of Trump is drawing near

An excellent message.

Is trump offering anything to the Democrats for handing over $5 billion dollars to him?

Trump accused of 'raw blatant obstruction' by ex-US attorney for pressing acting AG to interfere

Let me make this pellucidly clear

Merry Christmas, 1947, (?) from the Tucker Corporation

Merry Christmas, 1947, (?) from the Tucker Corporation

Trump Makes Another Call to Build 'A Great Steel Barrier or Wall' as Shutdown Negotiations Continue

What song do you think is most appropriate for our current president?

Canadian go fund me raises $6B

GOP Rep. Norman on Border Fight: Democrats 'Want Illegals to Vote, Particularly in the 2020 Census

Isil launches fierce counterattack in Deir Ezzor after Trump's withdrawal announcement

Shutdown to stretch on until at least Thursday

The Malignancy in the White House

Comey mocks Trump: Staffers resigning on principle 'must be confusing'

Number of times govt. shut down in Canada, Australia, UK, Germany, France etc?

WH nightmare: Trump golfs while his Secret Service Agents work without pay

This is how effective something similar to Trumps fence is

Shelby warns Trump against firing Fed chairman

'I Am the Woman Trump Hates': Meet Sherrod Brown's Louder Half

Hollandaise Sauce

Idea for the Wall.

VT: Grinch Steals $1,000s Christmas Trees

Japan to Convert Izumo-Class Into F-35-Carrying Aircraft Carrier

Is he on the plane yet?

Comedian Jim Jeffries August 2016: About Donald Trump

What's for Dinner, Sat., Dec. 22, 2018

Trump turns blue holding his breath until he gets two scoops.

Some brief holiday thoughts

The AMAZING Sherrod Brown is the ONLY US Senator from a Republican-leaning state

Trump ridiculed on CNN for bragging he knows more than anyone about everything

The wall is trump's Golden Calf

Since the government will remain shut down until at least Thursday, will dump be alone

I thought that I couldn't be shocked by them any more, but they appear to be celebrating RBG cancer

Ms. Lauryn Hill, Live

Parkland Shooter, Nikolas Cruz Registered (R) Put MAGA Hat In Liberal Mother's Casket

Trump tweet to to Jeb Bush "it's not a fence it's a WALL" (from 2015)

Is Mueller almost done?

Senate Republicans flee DC to enjoy Christmas while shutdown screws government workers

Trump ego on overdrive lately

NY Daily News mocks Trump as 'The Grinch' over shutdown

Former Liberal Democrat leader Paddy Ashdown dies aged 77

A Trumpy Shutdown Christmas

Bill to help solve crimes against Native Americans stalls

Bill to help solve crimes against Native Americans stalls

just made a gallon of laundry detergent - ask me anything!

I am still in a state of shock

Former FBI counterintelligence boss reveals why Mueller appears ready to make indictments

Another Trump KKKristmas KKKarol

2020 US Senate Election- which current US House Member is likely to run for the US Senate?

FDA casts shadow on hemp win, calling CBD products illegal

FDA casts shadow on hemp win, calling CBD products illegal

Little Lindsey is glad all over about the #IrumpShutdown..."Mr. President, dig in."

Dear Trump Enablers: Cry Me a River

We really need no further proof that Paul Ryan is completely full of crap, but here's more anyway.

Jams Comey eviscerates POtuS. Again.

Vox - This could be a really long government shutdown

Bloomberg - Wall Street's Debt-Ceiling Dread Resurrected by Shutdown Strife

Nike Posts Huge Earnings After Kaepernick Ad, Leaving Egg on These Right-Wing Pundits' Faces

Hadn't federal workers been granted Christmas Eve as a holiday already?

Putin says U.S. presence in Japan complicates signing of peace treaty

Christmas Baking is Always Memory Time

Trump Tweets of Talks With Dems, Invites None to Talks

We have won the War on Christmas.

Melania's flying back to have Christmas with her honeybunch. So sweet! Fa la la la la, la la la la.

Cuban parliament green lights new constitution, heads to referendum

Philosophical phidgeting

Tsunami from erupting Krakatau kills at least 222 in Indonesia

Trump Policy to Deport Vietnamese Refugees in U.S. for Over 20 Years

Jimi Hendrix full live concert 1969

US Senate Seniority List among incoming members.

Shields and Gerson. Wow. They have said it all: "A Sense of Panic"

Nicaraguan police raid news network critical of Ortega

Denmark Passes Muslim-Focused Law Requiring Handshakes In Citizenship Ceremonies

Trump portrait: you couldn't create a creepier Yuletide scene if you tried

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