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Archives: January 1, 2019

Takei tweet

Need to say this now

2018 was the worst for stocks in 10 years

RUMP will soon witness how the POWER of

Neighbors say there's no 10-foot wall outside Obama's house

Louisiana Police Sucker Media With Offer To 'Test' Meth For Zika

Zombies This Will Be Our Year!!

'They're not asking permission to do things': Democrats brace for robust freshman class

2020 US Presidential & Senate Election & 2022 US Senate Election- Democrats guide to a majority.

Alabama Rep. Mo Brooks says Democrats have 'blood on their hands' by not funding border wall

Watching MSNBC, Hardball

Interesting nugget from WP story: McConnell will not allow senate to discuss bill without wall fund

Cleveland Clinic doctor fired after making anti-Semitic statements online

Just Finished Watching Entertainment Tonight And Realized.....

Judas Priest - Rocka Rolla (1974) Full Album

My 2019 Musical Wish for DUers: Goo Goo Dolls: "Better Days"

Native women long held political power on American soil -- until white people got here

Why, if the FED rate has been going up, and a couple more hikes

NYT Opinion - 1-844-WYT-FEAR

Trump song

Portraits on Parade.

The Twit tweets: You have Walls and you have Wheels. It was ALWAYS that way and it will ALWAYS be...

FUCK TRUMP!! Warren's 'psychiatrist' knows if she can win 2020.

Kim Jong Un: North Korea may 'seek a new path' if US doesn't negotiate

New York Times: Trump gives military four months to leave Syria

The Mad Asshatter...

Happy New year

(Jewish Group) New Orleans Women's March Canceled Amid National anti-Semitism Controversy

A Shutdown Reveals the Transformation of the GOP

GOP lawmaker suggests Trump use some of his own money to help pay for border wall

Re: Elizabeth Warren. "Ancient DNA links Native Americans with EUROPE."

Trump to Allow Months for Troop Withdrawal in Syria, Officials Say

Mandatory Monday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread! Final Friday & Happy New Year!

Democrats Try to Box In Trump With Plan to End Government Shutdown Without Wall Funding

I just watched 'The Monsters are Due on Maple Street' Twilight Zone episode

A Trump family aide tried to get a HUD colleague fired by name-dropping Eric Trump

Why is Rachel a re-run tonight?

All three market indexes finish 2018 in the red

...And Happy New Year!

'They destroyed me.' Wells Fargo's mistake forced her to sell her home.

Sam Harris and the Myth of Perfectly Rational Thought

Corporate Profit Crunch Looms as Stocks Slide

Trump not going to Mar a Lago shows he's scared shitless.

SOMEBODY go babysit the man! He's all alone, jealous of partiers and tweeting crap about the wall!

General Stanley McChrystal Says Trump is Immoral, Dishonest, Doesn't Represent American Values

Priest (or someone dressed as a priest) going at an insane clip on a foldable bike

I Was A Cable Guy. I Saw The Worst Of America. --- Dick Cheney story too

Topic is more space exploration and human engineering than science....

Hillary Clinton says goodbye to 2018: 'A dark time for our country'

I didn't know there was a Pearl Harbor conspiracy theory

May Your New Year Be Better...

Just me and my weed...

Say what????? "There is no 10 ft high wall around the Obama's home in DC"!

2020 US House Election- Republican held seats Democrats could win in 2020.

With no bathrooms open, Yosemite visitors have created a health hazard by pooping on roads

My nomination for The Volatile Mermaid's "ZINGER of the Year" Tweet...

A poll to put us in the mood for a Democratically led House

Alabama Sheriff Pocketed $1.5 Million In ICE Funds For Immigrant Food

Happy New Year to the Religion Group!

The Year Ends, the Primary Begins, the Wall Remains Imaginary...Happy 2019! (Ferret/Shower Cap)

Minimum Wage Increases in Several States

The Story Remains the Same

Stocks in the U.S. Close Worst Year Since 2008

Magnitude 5.0 earthquake

One Toke Over The Line

RENO 911 Marathon on the Comedy Channel!

Paris: Arc de Triomphe Lights Up for New Year 2019

no one told me about mr. bubz

The 5 House chairs who are about to make life much harder for Trump

Happy New Year to all! Heading out to celebrate and watch fireworks!

Arizona residents attack self driving cars

Twitter Users Pounce On Donald Trump Jr.'s Very Bleak Birthday Tweet end of the year description of his narcissism....

Natalie Cole - The Very Thought Of You (VIDEO)

10 New Factors That Will Shape the 2020 Democratic Primary

Twitter's responses to Trump's "You have Walls and you have Wheels" tweet are brutal and hilarious.

Apollo's Daring Mission

Lunation report for January.

What is everyone's opinion on the college top division playoffs and NTG?

I am not going to make it to midnight so...

Are You a Fan of Pantone's 2019 Color of the Year?

Queensryche & Dream Theater--Comfortably Numb

7 year flashback... Keith's "worst person" Don, FOK off.

People who strategize national security game out all kinds of possibilities. How unlikely would it

🎉🎆 Borne: "Fantasy on Themes from Bizet's Carmen"/Schubert's "Fantasy for Piano Four Hands"/

It's a Wonderful Life

CNN new years just isn't the same without Kathy Griffin.

New Years Eve Europe: Lucky Cake, Bells, Red Lingerie, Fireworks, Hop Off Chairs

Freedy Johnston Bad Reputation

Got a question.

American Indian Comedians -- Funny!

Roman Doors

Happy New Year DU

CNN - Discussion on New Years Eve military tweet on dropping bombs:

All clear given after portion of Walnut Grove evacuated due to major gas leak

Good riddance, you f*&king criminal pusbag Rick Snyder.

Prediction: By Summer 2019, the Dems will uncover enough evidence to impeach Trump

Happy New Year DU! May it be a better year.

The guns are shooting off...

51st Known Mersenne Prime Found!

There are TWO days left before Democratic Leadership of the House

Police reveal which church armed man was looking for to 'fulfill prophecy'

Happy 2019!

Happy New Year except for Rethugs and to them

Religion is a emotional based system

FEC Filings: Hyde-Smith Returned Racist's Donation, But Not $50,000 to Corporations

Happy New Year, DU!

U.S. Navy pursuing block buy of two aircraft carriers: senator

David Gilmour-shine on you crazy diamond (live acoustic)

Louis ck: "my life is over." But his illness lives on

a happy new year to all my DU friends!

Abrasion on dog's nose.

Run This Town

Anyone here never really enjoy New Year's Eve?

Happy New Year, Everybody! It's new logo time!

Not all heroes wear capes. Some of them wear long green coats. 💚💚💚

Ole Miss to return most of $402,100 donated by businessman sentenced in $100M Ponzi scheme

like an animal !

Consider . . . .

Don Lemon looks like he is having a blast on CNN

Closer by NIN (Cover by Kawehi)

Next year we elect a new president!

Mexican president decrees tax cuts for U.S. border region

Could not help it, as I was watching the NY celebrations

After watching CNN's telecast I actually long for Dick Clark

It's chaos here in Puyallup, Washington. The lahar sirens are going.

When is the actual swearing in?


Did anyone actually see the ball fall on CNN? nt

For the new year, a little wisdom:

Running list: Declared, rumored 2019 candidates for statewide office

Happy New Year Music lovers

The Man Who Hid His Returns (based on Kingston Trio's MTA)

So tonight's my Bday

Powerful legislative seats in question following DUI arrests

Okay. So Happy New Year. And walk your path...

Happy New Year everyone

Fav childhood holiday memory. What is yours?

We Know How Trump's War Game Ends

I've posted this a few times, but it is time again for this traditional new years song.

Doesn't this just say it all?

It's sounds like a fucking war zone in my neighborhood right now

A retired doctor who made a difference.

U2 - New Year's Day (VIDEO)

In small-town Tennessee, rural health clinics struggle as state freezes payments

Democrat Lujan Grisham to take reins as New Mexico governor

Kentucky's poorest people will have to pay for doctor visits in 2019

What it's like to be Black and Argentine

How ancient DNA may rewrite prehistory in India

Santa Fe police union: Proposed bonus is a 'slap in the face'

One amazing, heroic, loving cop:

Anak Krakatau: How a tsunami could wipe out the last Javan rhinos

Gov. John Bel Edwards makes teacher pay 2019 priority -- but other proposals haven't been so success

Black Eyed Peas

Louisiana Chemical Association sues board, claims regulators biased in setting pilots' pay

Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland Issues Call for More Citizen Involvement

well I guess most everyone has gone to bed but just past midnight here so ....

Report: Amazon plans to build, expand Whole Foods stores across U.S.

Hackers Threaten to Dump Insurance Files Related to 9/11 Attacks

Taste of liberty: New York restaurant serves up refugees' dishes from home

CNN Graphic Shows a Total of 29 Potential 2020 Dem Contenders: We're Not 'Scraping the Bucket...

Couple sentenced for stealing $1.6 million in bank fraud scheme

The uncontacted tribes of Brazil face genocide under Jair Bolsonaro

Audit stirs debate about costs of private and state prisons in Georgia

The uncontacted tribes of Brazil face genocide under Jair Bolsonaro

Nasa probe believed to have performed most distant space flyby

A new species is evolving right before our eyes -- an ultra-successful mix of wolves, coyotes and dog

A new species is evolving right before our eyes -- an ultra-successful mix of wolves, coyotes and dog

Trump Contradicts Himself On Border Wall In Tweets 11 Minutes Apart

Wishes for the new year

Labour's refusal to oppose Brexit is becoming a historic error

Living paycheck to paycheck is disturbingly common

State AG Defending Accused Lawmaker David Byrd in First Amendment Suit

Congratulations to Venus Willams on her first round victory,

Will there ever be a more idiotic, tone-deaf statement written on New Year's Eve?

StratCom welcomes New Year's with a bang in its bomb tweet, then apologizes

Roses Are Red, Tacos Are Enjoyable

Happy New Year! To all who live and love and care.

6th Circuit panel decision strikes down Tennessee cap on 'punitive' damage awards

Donald Trump starts referring to himself as a war veteran after spending five minutes in Iraq

New Year's Eve Ball Drop

Has MAGA Man's White House created a cesspool of corporate MAGAphilia?

Racketeering Romney is becoming Senator as Sachs stock nose dives

Nasa probe believed to have performed most distant space flyby

Space probe Osiris-Rex makes closest ever orbit of smallest ever object

ATTN DU & Thank You Skinner, Earl G., and Elad too

Happy new year? Tell that to the natural world we are destroying

Research Advice Requested

NASA spacecraft opens new year at tiny, icy world past Pluto

Garbage, feces take toll on national parks amid shutdown

Career Criminal Learns His White Privilege Extends to Kicking Black Toddlers and Bonding Out....

NASA spacecraft opens new year at tiny, icy world past Pluto

"Just calm down and enjoy the ride" is something I'm guessing you've said to many women

Connecticut seeks to mandate all private insurers cover abortion services

Karma? Who Is This Karma Of Which You Speak?!?!

The Mueller Plea Hotline

Most deranged New Year's tweet ever?


Queen's ..............Brian May - New Horizons (Ultima Thule Mix) [Official Music Video]

Penguin attack fears fuel NYC NYE umbrella crackdown

Trump Appeals for Border Wall in New Years Eve Fox Interview: 'It is Not Old Fashioned,'...

Trump on Whether Warren Thinks She Can Win in 2020: 'You'd Have to Ask Her Psychiatrist'

Parkland Dad Accuses Trump of Putting Obama in Danger With Wall Remark: 'You F-ng Lunatic'

RNC Chair Calls Warren 'Far-Left Obstructionist and a Total Fraud' in Response to 2020 Announcement

Mean Old Frisco

Trump: No Money for Wall, No Signature on Bill to Fund Government

I Hope....

Trump on 2019: 'Calm down and enjoy the ride'

BREAKING: Trump looks to re-segregate baseball

'Wow': NASA startles with invitation to sanctioned Russian

How the shutdown is reaching a breaking point

'The time for accountability has arrived' as Democrats put White House under microscope

Happy National Bloody Mary Day!

Military Deletes New Year's Eve Tweet Saying It's 'Ready to Drop Something'

If you have urge to call Police on Blacks; drink "Milk of Mind Your Own F'n Business

Oh my, i'm Watching London's New Years Parade....from LONDON....

Which is easier to believe:

Kannon Bosatsu Statue Finds Home In Japanese Friendship Garden

My 12 year old son predicted this

US and Israel formally quit UNESCO

Trump's proud of himself for having correctly "suspected" Dems wouldn't allocate money for a wall

A New Year's thanks to the folks who post daily TCM schedules here ...

Damn it. Advice please.

"Brigsby Bear". Delightfully quirky movie.

Something abusers say

Lexington, Kentucky police mourn doughnut truck fire

Tuesday TOONs - Happy TOON Year!

New Year Day Breakfast!

Twitter and Facebook are censoring pro gay articles

Nader killed the Corvair

Dems MUST put the blame for all of this where it belongs,,.first on Ryan but now on McConnell.

Toxic fog. In Houston

To my evangelical friends who support Trump: Jericho had a wall.

Some good news to start 2019. Globally some things are getting better ... in 15 charts

Outrageous Fortune

Dan Fogelberg - Same Old Lang Syne

Happy new year from austin

Polymers of Cerium and Plutonium.

Australian wildlife is proving their badass-ness again

All bowl games today on cable except for Citrus Bowl

Democrats are trying to play a "cute trick"?

PROOF Police Departments are CORRUPT

Fun Fact: If you compare 'Trump Derangement Syndrome' to 'Sluggish Schizophrenia' on Wikipedia...

Steelers' Antonio Brown benched after he skipped practices

Enjoy this song about trump

PA Hospital didn't properly report, investigate patients' sexual abuse claims, state says

Nasa probe survives distant flyby

Trump tweeting that General McChrystal has "big dumb mouth"

Should the new Congress expand the Mueller investigation ?

Dr. Hook's Ray Sawyer, 'Cover of Rolling Stone' Singer, Dead at 81

Selling Jesus - The Ultimate Pyramid Scheme

CNN guest Jane Curtin: "My New Year's resolution is to make sure that the Republican Party dies."

How can you confuse a trump?

So I caught what I thought was a mouse this morning...

Jane Curtin's New Year's Resolution

I'm watching the Whitmer Inauguration - a whole lot of shade being tossed at Rick Snyder

As a dog lover, I am incensed

What Psychic Nikki Sees For Us In 2019

There are crazy New Year's wishes and then there are sane and assuring New Year's wishes:

Can you name five good things from 2018?

Yemen Famine Caused By Our Bombs Caused The Death Of 85,000 Kids In The Last 3 Years. Half A Millio

Arab states move to reconcile with Syria

2020 & 2022 US Senate Election- How Democrats could get back in the majority?

Ted Lieu to Trump: "Here's the problem you created." #January3rd

Here's a caravan to be worried about:

Trump fires back at McChrystal: 'Known for big, dumb mouth'

Today is our 33rd wedding anniversary! I can't believe I have been married to this guy for

House leader says Democrats won't seat candidate in unresolved North Carolina race

I am so much better today. My nasty intestinal problem has now changed to normal functioning.

Senator Sanders: New Year's Day Letter

One we almost missed in 2018

Another important countdown

Does the Rose Parade smell good? I'm watching for the

Retired U.S. Marine suspected of spying on Russia is innocent: family

TSA Workers Vent Anger At Shutdown As They Work Without Pay

I am taking a good, hard look at Elizabeth Warren today...

Why this shutdown is scarier than the others.

Lit up the first hit of the new year.

Fact Check: No, red trees don't symbolize blood of Jesus and the resurrection

Are we prepared for Elizabeth Warren to be revealed as the worst human on the face of the earth?

In latest news: "Trump fires back at McChrystal: Known for big dumb mouth."

State Bill Calls for Teachers to Be Fired if They Discuss 'Controversial Issues'

Jerry Falwell Jr. can't imagine Trump 'doing anything that's not good for the country'

U.S. Navy pursuing block buy of two aircraft carriers: senator

Trump Appeals for Border Wall in New Years Eve Fox Interview


Army unit lifts sex ban, cancels order prohibiting 'rubbing, humping, grinding'

A little late...

My New Year's Thought

Want to know what Facebook knows about you? Here's how to download a copy

Different cities take on New Year's

A Year That Taught Us The Meaning of Fragility: The Lesson 2018 is Trying to Teach Us

Idiot 45 claims wall is "100% foolproof," and "nobody knows more about technology than me"

Rose Parade: Chinese float breaks down

A solution for Trump's wall that will make everyone a winner.

A worthy 2019 social media resolution (tweet):

The Two-Income Trap: Why Middle-Class Parents are Going Broke by Elizabeth Warren

Elizabeth Warren - The Two Income Trap And The Collapse of Middle Class America

Welcome Governor Whitmer!

Leading Virginia Republican: "Poverty is the natural state of human beings"

Welcome Governor Grisham!

Not sure, but I may have been the target of racism last night.

Beyond 'no comment': The White House has no response -- at all -- to many media questions

Donald Trump's Very First Tweet of 2019 is Here, and Oh Boy...

For Those Who Misunderstood My Nominal Christian Post

Trump Congratulates Brazil's New Far Right President Jair Bolsonaro

Say hi to Denny, Michael Avenatti's newest admirer.

The Democrats have a lot of great talent considering a run for President.

Predictions: Trump goes, unexpected candidate emerges in 2019 (The Hill)

US military nuclear unit tweets that it's ready to drop something 'much bigger' than New Year's Eve

Garbage, feces take toll on national parks amid shutdown

'We're going to see more indictments in 2019': Watch ex-prosecutor explain what's next for Mueller

How would do we create a secular equivalent to religion?

Charles Pierce: What in the name of god is he on about?

1). Shutdown continues. 2). He IS in the Oval Office. 3). I do NOT believe this is Photoshopped.

When Trumpy says "they're bringing in drugs" I bet this is what He pictures

As Government Shutdown Continues, Workers' Worries--and Bills--Grow

Border agents pick up final paycheck as shutdown effects set in

Guests paid $1K per ticket for Mar-a-Lago New Year's Eve party Trump missed due to shutdown

NASA provides first image from record-setting flyby of Ultima Thule

Has anyone here made a feral kitty into a pet?

Why Trump Reigns as King Cyrus

Analysis: How the shutdown is reaching a breaking point

Disabled vet attacked by police at Walmart

North Korea's Kim Warns Trump Talks at Risk Over Sanctions

People seriously need to start picketing Jerry Falwell Jr. He is a complete scum bag!

"The Buddha" - PBS Documentary (Narrated by Richard Gere) Documentary

Don't blame the rats abandoning the USS Trump

National Parks Getting Trashed During Government Shutdown

HOORAY! Rick "The Dictator" Snyder is no longer the Governor of Michigan

I got this

Obama's 2019 message: 'We've got a lot of work to do'

Want to know how to lose a customer, for good?

Trump is losing military voters. Here's how Democrats can win them over.

Trump begs Nancy Pelosi to 'make a deal' with him on 'the wall thing' in barely literate tweet

Mike Pence is done as VP...

Everyone needs a puppy picture

Never forget that it was Reagan and Thatcher who pushed

Cartoons for New Year's Day 2019

The desire for a strong man

Why Are We Even Talking About Trump As A Candidate For 2020?.....

NYC homicide tally may be lowest in several decades in 2018

NEW MUSIC from Fifi Rong

Trump "Christians"

Trump Guilt Trips America In Self-Pitying passive aggressive 'Happy New Year' Video

Changes may be ahead for criticized Georgia election system

Trump's REAL wall:

The good word from Reverend Barber

Peru's chief prosecutor attempts to derail corruption probe

girl comforts her cat

Peru demolishes mausoleum holding dead Shining Path rebels

Deadline passes without Russian turnover of data to WADA

Nancy Pelosi responds to Trump's "Let's Make A Deal?" tweet.

Trump invites congressional leaders to border security briefing: source

Australia's bid to strip Islamic State recruiter's citizenship hits snag

James Corden. Oh thank you for this!

Is Michigan the first state to have two female Governors?

DRC electoral fraud fears rise as internet shutdown continues

Houston mom says man 'intentionally' killed 7-year-old daughter while leaving Walmart

Just for fun

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer sworn into office (Video after the link)

Just who the fuck does Ricky Gervais think he is?

Top Pentagon spokeswoman resigns on New Year's Eve amid internal probe

Trump invites congressional leaders to White House

Will not be that bad

Ohio doctor fired by hospital after saying she would give Jews 'the wrong meds'

Outrage after Netflix pulls comedy show criticising Saudi Arabia

'It's astonishing': The demise of the daily White House press briefing

Not embarrassed?!

The U.S. art market for stolen antiquities from Yemen must be shut down

Beyond 'no comment': The White House has no response -- at all -- to many media questions

Richard Cohen eviscerates POtuS in Washington Post column.

Trump's approval sinks (Morning Consult Poll)

How Soon After The Shutdown Is Ended Will Trump Go To.....

What fresh hells? William Rivers Pitt

The U.S. put a Yemeni warlord on a terrorist list. One of its close allies is still arming him.

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, January 2: TCM Special Theme: Directed by Elia Kazan

'Wow': NASA startles with invitation to sanctioned Russian

Teachers quit their jobs in record numbers during 2018

Organizing for Bernie: ''Sign up to host or attend a January 12 livestream house party''

Watching Game of Thrones Marathon on HBO, and it suddenly hit me

Tweet of the Day

Nursery rhyme, 2019 version

Non At Large States without a Democratic US House Member and district Democrats could win

A new species is evolving right before our eyes--an ultra-successful mix of wolves, coyotes and dogs

A new species is evolving right before our eyes--an ultra-successful mix of wolves, coyotes and dog

Happy New Year!

Roger Stone... Panic Sets In!

Ok 80's movie soundtrack fans remember

Super Group premiers new album on January 3rd: Neal, Waters, Cummings, Schiff & Nadler

Another off the wall tweet from Trump regarding new book being released by Sebastien Gorka

China Sends 1.1 Million Party Members to Share Uighurs' Homes

Bonus Tweet of the Day

Vatican letter undermines US cardinal on abuse

Happy New Year......

Common Man by the Blasters

Police: Homicides in Chicago down by nearly 100 in 2018

William James, The Varieties of Religious Experiences

Today: King Harvest -- Dancing in the Moonlight

How Democrats could regain control of the US Senate in 2020 and retain control in 2022 and 2024?

Bill Gates' nuclear venture hits snag amid U.S. restrictions on China deals: WSJ

TV today: CNN The 60s, made me cry..FOX Clinton Scandals all damn day, crying for another reason..

Obama: We've Got A Lot Of Work To Do In 2019

EU, U.S. denounce Bangladesh election violence, irregularities

A Little Bit of Excess in a Sensible Package

Would you open a Roth IRA today, or wait 6 months?

Sabarimala temple: Indian women form '620km human chain' for equality

U.S. Strategic Command apologizes for tweet about dropping bombs

HRC is by far the most qualified candidate for POTUS. wtf is wrong with people?

Kanye West Goes on a New Trump Rant to Ring in 2019

Just received an email from Sharice Davids:

Anyone have experience with presciptions filled by online stores?/??

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow Hits No. 1 With Long, Complicated Segments Viewers Love

Politico questions Warren's "likability".

Well this is, umm, interesting in a WTF kind of way (Avenatti tweet):

Bert,85 who is bent exactly in half is out there shoveling the walks and in between cars, then he

Larry the Cat:

Thursday isn't anything like January 20, 2009, but it's still going to be...

What's for Dinner, Tues., Jan. 1, 2019

Jerry Falwell, Jr.: "A poor person never gave anyone a job. A poor person never gave anybody charity

How do I post a picture?

Why doesn't Google mention public libraries?

I think having a large field in the next presidential primaries is good and in fact crucial.

Anyone know how to post a picture from an Ipad?

Child slips into rhino pen, touched by animal's snout

This is what hope looks like:

A nice photo of NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre with a friend, but for some reason, Wayne doesn't like it

To state the obvious, clearly Trump does not want a wall at the border.

The Trump Tax Cut: Even Worse Than You've Heard - Paul Krugman

We just can't get rid of him... (Updated)

Ohio doctor fired by hospital after saying she would give Jews 'the wrong meds'


So, is Morning Joe gonna be on for the rest of this week...

Trump's "discussion" tomorrow on the shutdown may be simply more smoke and mirrors.


4Warned is 4Armed

Happy New Year everybody

Is it possible to post a pic without it having to

Wheel of Fortune 2019

SHitler writes his own list of "205 promises kept" and gives to Wa. Examiner who promptly publishes

Queen's Brian May Writes New Solo Track For Historic NASA Mission