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Archives: January 19, 2019

Who's really incharge?

Advisers to former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz are looking at him running as an independent

It has been two long, but very crazy years since Captain Dotard took office!

Congressman Eric swalwell explicitly says trump is an agent of russia.

And the media outlets will come running for this bullshit. . . .

Cook county judge also found cops not guilty for cover up...?

Carl Reiner Tweet; You don't leave this world until Trump leaves the office...

Cook county judge found cops not guilty for coverup...?

Justice Department's Reversal on Online Gambling Tracked Memo From Adelson Lobbyists

Scientists ID another possible threat to orcas: pink salmon

Bob Ross painting Trump

The situation the UK is in

Tonight on Real Time with Bill Maher:

A reminder: Manafort picked Pence

Tennessee governor grants parole in murder-for-hire case

Just doing 'the bird'

California Sierra snowpack averaging 111% for today

Was Graham playing both sides of the fence when he asked Barr it...

"You're Fucked," Nixon Tells Trump From Hell.

White House puts formal nix on congressional trips after grounding Pelosi's flight

Have our fed intelligence, security and policing institutions stopped briefing Trump at this point?

Government workers: 'We'll Have No Other Option Than Declaring Bankruptcy.'

Tweet of the Day

UPDATE: A spokesperson for the special counsel is disputing BuzzFeed News' report.

MSNBC Donnie Deutsch said "Trump will tell his base to take to streets and start Civil War"

'Make America Great Again' banner at high school basketball game sparks uproar

Gary Kasparov on Trump's (now infamous) Jan 2 cabinet meeting

Saving the Paris Agreement

Charles Pierce: There Is No More Loathsome Creature Walking Our Political Landscape Than McConnell

Fucking Jason Leopold!

Mike Pence Finds Criticism of His Right to Discriminate 'Offensive'

So what's the dumps big announcement tomorrow at 3pm?

Two nice boys playing Cello.

Republican Congressman: Trump's Border Crisis Is a 'Myth'

Well Fuck, Mueller disputes BuzzFeed Story...

Stairway to Heaven

Dems revive impeachment talk after latest Cohen bombshell

Hardball MSNBC RepSwalwell says Trump is a Russian Agent

Mueller investigation goes on the record to dispute BuzzFeed report

Well shit, did it again.

Salvation Army offers to cover furloughed federal workers' electric, gas bills in Virginia

Not accurate does/does not equal false.

Jason Leopold needs to quit journalism, tomorrow

Passively agressively trying to get the the Speaker of the House killed by leaking

Merkley Calls for FBI Probe into Homeland Secretary Nielsen After Child Detention Memo Leaked

Rick Wilson on Mueller's statement

Says it all


Here is the specific text of Mueller's statement per CNN.

Is it possible that Whitaker has instructed Special Counsel's

I know how some of the government workers feel.

Mueller's office's statement is trying to distance them from being the source of the article

Mueller's team themselves disputes BuzzFeed story

Just checking: Anthony Cormier

Trying to understand how Mueller would know it's 'not accurate'

Let me introduce you to Steve Daines and his new Pro-Life senate caucus. You read it right.

L'Arpeggiata - Tarantella Napoletana [Athanasius Kircher (1602-1680)]

Buzzfeed maintains their story is accurate (on Chris Hayes)

So what exactly about the Buzzfeed article is not "accurate" and why won't Mueller tell us?

Let's not get ahead of our skis because this (REDUX)

Rick Wilson analyzes Mueller statement:

BuzzFeed Editor: We stand by our reporting.

Bill Maher Returns Tonight

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Monday, 21 January 2019

Do not put your eggs in the Leopold basket. I repeat, do not do it.

Ben Smith, editor in chief of Buzz Feed, is talking to Chris Hayes right now.

Ronan Farrow tweets re BuzzFeed story & Special Counsel's response:

Nina Simone - Sinnerman


Ronan Farrow (New Yorker): "I can't speak to Buzzfeed's sourcing, but, for what it's worth...."

Sen. Angus King begins radiation treatment for 'residual prostate cancer'

Mueller is investigating Trump.

Marcy Wheeler: Buzfeed source likely at SDNY, not SCO

Malcolm Nance on Mueller's statement

Mr. Big Stuff

David Frum: WH expects nat'l emergency declaration will help Trump now, courts won't rule till April

Since Mueller put out that statement Trump is thinking Mueller cleared him. Mueller

Syrian girl disfigured by bomb attack refused US visa under Trump travel ban

It would not be "accurate" for the Buzz Feed story to characterize the evidence as "documents"

If the Unemployment Rate Is So Low, Why Can't Federal Employees Get New Jobs?


Unlike several posting here this evening, I don't KNOW exactly what the statement from the

With the Mueller statement concerning the Cohen issue?

I'm calling it right now....

Mandatory Friday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread! TGIF! Treason's Greetings!

What is Trump announcing tomorrow afternoon?

U.S. asked Ecuadorean officials about alleged Assange-Manafort meeting: source

Who can improve public education and legalize recreational marijuana in New Mexico?

Emergency ! Everybody to get from street

Governor Newsom offers unemployment benefits to federal employees

Gladys Knight defends decision to sing U.S. anthem at Super Bowl

Border pig farmer-"Reports that Individual-1 fornicated with my prize sow

*BUZZFEED* we had a watercooler moment. Timing people.

Nastya Rybka also had a secret video tape of Oleg Deripaska's Jan 7, 2017 meeting w/ lobbyist

The Lions of Kenya's Masai Mara

25,000 Years Later, Javelin Is Still Embedded in Mammoth's Rib

Waiting for a Shutdown to End in Disaster

The Polar Vortex Is Collapsing -- Here's What That Means for Your Winter Weather

House Speaker Pelosi accuses Trump of endangering U.S. troops, lawmakers

Syria's SDF says it captured two Islamic State militants of American nationality

The next round of drinks is on me.

Why did everyone think it came from Mueller's office and not SDNY ?

Oh my, just got hit with a thought

U.S.-born Iranian TV anchor's arrest confirmed by U.S. court

Trump is raising money to send fake bricks to Pelosi and Schumer's offices

This show us that we need to be much more skeptical, no matter how much we like the news!

$11 toothpaste: Immigrants pay big for basics at private ICE lock-ups

$11 toothpaste: Immigrants pay big for basics at private ICE lock-ups

One striking thing about today - Cohen said nothing about Buzzfeed report...

100 Copies of John Oliver's Gay Kids' Book Got Sent to Karen Pence's School

Dream a little dream

Zimbabwean activists on run as protests crackdown raises spectre of Mugabe era

"BuzzFeed's description of specific statements to the Special Counsel's Office

Ugh. Just had a nasty thought. Please educate me.

Politico gets an A for this accurate headline. It captures the nuance of what it is reporting

Thousands of Nigerian refugees fleeing Boko Haram forced back by Cameroon

Russians attempted to hack DNC after 2018 election.

Rosenberg to Maddow: The Core of The Buzzfeed article is correct

OMG people *IT ABSOLUTELY DOESN'T MATTER* if the underlying claim is true

Watch Rachel

Former Coast Guard Officers Slam Washington As 'Derelict' In Not Ending Shutdown

That moment when your grown son, father of my 2 grand littles, calls just to say....

Sisolak's budget lifts curtain on price tags for teacher pay raises, tax extensions and health-care

R. Kelly Has Been Dropped By RCA Records, 'Billboard' Reports

Seems legit

15 People Have Been Charged in the Flint Water Scandal

Longtime Nevada Assembly member Bob Price dies at 82

The Devil's in the details...

Friday Talking Points -- Only Halfway Through Our National Nightmare

Three Trump 'toons

Florida governor suspends Palm Beach County elections supervisor

No ruling for now on Nevada bid to block plutonium shipments

Jake Tapper: "Given the many lies you told the American people about the meeting at Trump Tower..."

Did you read this? Voted most popular Republican governor, Martinez apparently stole a necklace!

BREAKING: Pipeline explodes in central Mexico, killing at least 20, injuring at least 60

Breaking News Whiplash. My goodness, what two thoughts -

The inventor of glue

Report: Evidence of Life Found in Lake Deep Beneath Antarctic Ice

I believe Mueller may have laid a trap for Trump with this statement.

Neo-Nazi publisher ordered to turn over personal information

I think Mueller's gonna indict

David Corn: "Please stop lying. The Russian probe was not entirely based on the Steele memos."

20 dead, 54 burned in fire at tap on Mexico fuel pipeline

Fireball at illegal Mexico pipeline tap kills 66; 85 missing

Placid Pelosi Plucks Petulant President's Pulpit...Perfection! (Ferret/ShowerCap)

Mueller's office may be right, Buzzfeed's story may not be 'accurate,' but look at Cohen's plea

Products made of threatened African wildlife sold at US expo

Ever wondered where Trump shops for Diet Coke?

Private prison groups like the GEO Group sure are making a dime off of detained immigrants

Colombia asks Cuba to arrest ELN negotiators for car bombing

Gymnast that says "Self-hatred goodbye" to body shamers scores 10.0

Donald Trump is our Captain Queeg.

Oh SNAP! Best way to counter caravans of migrants...

Seth Abramson: Mueller's reason for speaking out is self-protective.

Abortion: Woman 'refused termination' at Dublin hospital

Watergate vs Iran Contra vs Russiagate

Laurence Tribe: Congress must begin investigating this now.

Kirsten Gillibrand answers an Al Franken queation

Saiga ranger's death sparks Kazakh call for justice

Trump Administration lays out changes to ACA which would cut coverage for 2 million Americans

He's going to be impeached. n/t

Laurence Tribe's theory about the Mueller team's reaction to BuzzFeed story

US soldier dies from wounds suffered in Afghanistan combat

Marshawn Lynch on Donald Trump

Here's How a Huge Exoplanet Very Close to Earth Could Hide Strange Forms of Life

Friday Night Wine-Buzz. Ask me anything.

Venezuelans Would Get Protected Status Under Bipartisan Proposal

Venezuelans Would Get Protected Status Under Bipartisan Proposal

OPINION Why it's dangerous to equate the Left and the Right

Holy hell, they're rebooting "infrastructure Week". Again.

I forgot why I put this here

I said it earlier: msnbc...a lady saying Trump said he is exonerated by Mueller statement.

Why Insecurity May Be The Key To Success

What is Lindsey Graham doing in Turkey???

PBGC steps in to oversee Sears' two pension plans

Gillibrand's Defense of Big Tobacco is far, far, worse than the Franken thing

What will Sat BIG ANNOUNCEMENT be about by tRump tomorrow?

MAGAts tweeting 'Jail the Media'

No, but I know of at least one substance that causes psychotic behaviors...Alcohol

If you're on Twitter, report this trump post... inciting violence

The Pence's are pro life, NOT pro child...

If the Buzzfeed report was inaccurate, why didn't Mueller's office say so before hand?

Media: Lying Comey: Lying Obama: Lying Stormy: Lying ...Putin?? "He means it, I believe him"

What do you think, can he do it?


Will The House Committee Bring In Pence To .....

Former House Speaker Hannah Pingree to lead Mills' promised 'future' office

Gov. Sisolak's minimum wage increase may have mixed results

I think Serena looks better fit now than ever......

The Daily Show: Theresa May's Brexit Deal Defeat, Netflix's Price Surge & Trump's Fast-Food Feast

The Daily Show: Theresa May's Brexit Deal Defeat, Netflix's Price Surge & Trump's Fast-Food Feast

Wanted: The 'Traveling Bandit,' a Bank Robber Who Gets Around

Ok, I just have started to change my mind on George W Bush......he's buying pizza for Secret Service

A "dip" for retired Wisconsin public employees??? Really??? a dip??

Seth Meyers - Trump's "Countrty" Tweet, Michelle Obama's Birthday - Monologue - 1/17/19

"On Putin's Blacklist" Documentary (free on Amazon prime)

Trump has tweeted climate change skepticism 115 times, which caused Native American deaths.

'Add the Words' legislation introduced by Boise senator

At first I thought this would be another Venus de Milo. Man, did I get THAT wrong!

I can finally say I know a millionaire........

Massachusetts governor proposes legalizing sports betting

Brazil's Bolsonaro makes stumbling start as president

Bolsonaros face questions in Brazil over corruption probe

Save the Whales postcard campaign to save the Vaquita Porpoise!!! NEEDS YOUR IMMEDIATE ATTENTION!

Real Time with Bill Maher (it may be deleted)

Real Time with Bill Maher (HBO) - Season Premiere - 1/18/19

My startegy to win the spelling bee didn't work. n/t

Lithium (Acoustic) - Evanescence

Pocatello Teacher Accused of Raping First-Grader at Elementary School

45% of self-identified Republicans approve of @AOC's 70% top marginal tax rate

Supertramp - The Logical Song

AOC: Government shutdown is about Mitch McConnell and Donald Trump versus the rest of the country

'Hatred is becoming more visible': shocked Gdańsk mourns slain mayor

Treasury secretary flew on a private jet owned by jailed 'junk bond' king lobbying for pardon

After building their bench in 2018, Dems risk losing focus on state and local races

The Police - Synchronicity II

Larry Fitzgerald hit a hole-in-one in front of Barack Obama

House panel prints bill to change abortion law

John Carpenter- Escape From New York

Exactly what I have been predicting for Trump's plan, via TPM

Billy Joel - Pressure

Was nice to see Klobuchar calm, methodical way querying Barr

Judge: No post-conviction relief for former CSI employee who embezzled more than $530,000

Trump: let's see you out juvenile me - Sack cartoon

Poll: Voters in Georgia view Pelosi more favorably than Trump

Trump plans to make Democrats an offer to end shutdown, not declare national emergency, in Saturday

Saturday announcement to detract from Women's March??? Fund raise??

Joejoe the capybara and puppies

Video: Giant Great White Shark Frolics With Divers

Rainbow colors for Childrens

It was a death threat to the Democratic party. A mob death threat. A Russian mob death threat.

Pink Floyd-High Hopes (Live PULSE Concert)

Democrats and activists punish Trump with a new strategy: Ignoring him

Pentagon's New Climate Change Report Is Missing Some Important Details - The entire Marine Corps

Gymnast reacts to viral floor routine, body shaming

Venezuelan gas vice-minister says, "Let them eat cake!"

Trump Administration Attempts To Make Shutdown 'Painless' May Stretch Limits Of Federal Law

While the furloughed suffer, looks like stock market is linked to lifting sanctions on Russian

Jimmy Kimmel Live: Rudy Giuliani Lies About Lying About 'No Collusion'

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 1/18/19

Seattle Set to Propose Eviction Reform

Stephen Colbert - Author Rebecca Traister: Angry Women Are Bringing About Change

Seattle woman faces eviction for failing to pay $2 she owed in rent

Colectivos attack open assembly group in Venezuela with machetes

Second summit coming for North Korea's Kim Jong Un, US President Donald Trump

Pierce County pays deputy $950,000 over prosecutor lawsuit

Statewide bans on plastic bags, straws are on Dems' green to-do list in Olympia

After the bitcoin bust and a local bankruptcy, Washington county doubles down on blockchain

Naltrexone for alcoholism

(Jewish Group) Antisemitism Is Alive and Well in Europe -- If It Ever Left

Attorney general threatens to join suit against Navy over hull-scraping

Kansas Man Charged In Government Contract Fraud Scheme

I'm the guitar tech for our sons friends

(Jewish Group) Girl debuts new way for blind Jews to take part in bat mitzvah

CNO urges China to avoid confrontations, refuses to back down on Taiwan Strait

Jacob Rees-Mogg asks his LBC listeners which race of boy makes the best chimney sweep

As shutdown drags on, a 'Coast Guard City' rallies

Kids are hurting. The Legislature needs to do away with the onerous 'supermajority' rule

Shooting Baby Hitler Wrong. Refugee children, Not So Much...

Oregon lawmakers want to bridge state divide

Hyundai, Kia recall 168,000 vehicles due to increased fire risk

Rep. Matt Shea urges crowd to resist gun restrictions with firearms 'behind every blade of grass'

Primary choice: Satisfy independent voters or national Democrats

In Arlington Visit, Warner Cautions That Shutdown's Impacts Will Soon Get 'Exponentially Worse'

😃🇺🇸🍿Day! 😋

Extortioner in Chief

Boo the Pomeranian has crossed the Rainbow Bridge

Cousin twice removed, had to be talked back from suicidal emotions after being furloughed.

Idaho congressman Russ Fulcher quietly divorced prior to election

Scientist discovers new thermodynamic theory for origin of life.

The anti-LGBT+ school where Karen Pence works will receive 100 copies of John Oliver's book about...

Jan 21 at 4:30 - Bbq with Bernie and Our Revolution South Carolina

It Must Be Miserable to Be Donald Trump


If a certain rich person says the rich don't pay enough in taxes, Republicans say...

'Sickening': New Photo Emerges of Indiana High School Boys Giving Nazi Salute

CARPHA: Warns Of 'Severe' Outbreak of Dengue Virus In Caribbean This Year

Cartoon: Fine dining at the White House

I paid for a 12 month gym membership yesterday. My bank called this morning to check if my

3 Trillion $$Tax Cut cancelled out any Infrastructure...guess the rich don't need roads/bridges

Vialet Calls On Bryan To Declare State Of Emergency In Light Of Surging Gun Violence In USVI

If No Action Is Taken On Medicinal Marijuana Bill Today, It Becomes Law In U.S. Virgin Islands

Why did Mueller approve Cohen to testify before the Congress on Feb 7th?

Trump Administration: Puerto Rico Has Enough Funding, Doesn't Need More Aid

The Trump episode is on Trackdown now on MeTv!

Democrats Propose to Add $1 Billion in Border Spending

Arizona: Four women convicted after leaving food and water in desert for migrants

Jill Wine-Banks' pin today:

Do religions NEED Heaven and Hell?

We aren't paying enough attention to the stock market and what is happening.

Why Trump Can't Make Deals

Debbie Wasserman Schultz: Why I refuse to walk with the Washington Women's March

Beto O'Rourke's road trip drives home his message

Tucson federal judge convicts 4 border-aid volunteers

Will there be a thread here on Trump's campaign rally (oops, speech) today?

Unsecured Creditors Objects Annulment Of $6B Of Puerto Rico's Debt

Donald Trump to speak with families of four Americans killed in Syria

Government shutdown having a 'rippling effect on the community' as businesses, families adjust

A few of the best replies to Trump's "You want to see a Stock Market Crash, Impeach Trump!" tweet.

Trump, Pence address March for Life, vow to support opponents of abortion rights

FTC is reportedly considering a 'record-setting fine' against Facebook

Arches in Arches

What Trump could do to save face, screw Democrats and improve his polling

Activists: Chechen Authorities Order Families to Kill LGBT Family Members, Also Pay Ransoms

Wizard of Lies...

Aggregate Polling (538) Has Trump Under Water by Over 15 Points

Why Trump is the way he is

Trump posts panicky Twitter warning the stock market will crash if Democrats dare to impeach him

On his show aCuomo and a quest seem to think that there was an

Maga loser gleefully bothering a Native Amercan protestor at the Indigenous Peoples March

Other federal agencies are beginning to run out of money

Built to Separate: Border Barriers Around the World

Nasty or frugal? Key Democrats out to stop House members from living in offices

Outside of the Civil War the Trump/Russia assault on America is our greatest threat ever.

Is It Me Or Does Nothing In The News Make Sense Anymore?......

Donald Trump is the perfect Republican. A party built on lies has found a liar to lead them

I really do not want Kamala Harris to be President.

"One place where there's definitely no collusion is between Rudy Giuliani's brain and his mouth."

Any chance they will ever do their jobs?

In Turkey, Senator Calls for Slower, Smarter U.S. Withdrawal From Syria

Ben Shapiro loses second sponsor after March for Life speech

House Democrats Add $1 Billion in Border-Related Spending to Measures to Reopen Government

When Lindsey Graham is no longer a senator, I sincerely hope

Trump White House reportedly sought to put Pelosi 'in her place'

Which part of BuzzFeed report Mueller took issue with

States race to prevent teacher strikes by boosting pay

Groundwater Contamination From Toxic Coal Ash Confirmed In At Least 22 States

Trump Org maybe helping fuel visa overstays??

Too many acronyms..?? Abbreviations used ??? Many of us don't know the meanings.

Specific statements are not specific statements if they're not specified.

A possible chink in the armor of willfully ignorant tRumpsters.

The week in patriarchy: President Pence? That vision should terrify women

There was an important post here yesterday pointing out that

John Kelly shocked staff with speech 'hostile' to Trump, tell-all book reveals

Sorry Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, your 'minority privilege' is no longer secret

'not accurate' is not 'totally inaccurate'...

North American glaciers melting much faster than 10 years ago - study

Proposal could make New Mexico a sanctuary state

Checklist before 12 inches of snow arrives covered in ice:

Batman comic book collection worth $1.4M stolen from Florida storage unit

Pittie Who Spent Years Chained Up Loves New Life As A Cuddlebug

Why the bandaid?

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

Racism isn't just for old white men anymore.

she makes it look so easy..

Boo the Pomeranian dog dies 'from a broken heart'

FAQ: Status of the Shits Women Have Left to Give

Personal tribute to Shannon Kent, killed in Syria.

Buzzfeed or no Buzzfeed----Is there anyone here who really

Weekend TOONs - It's The Mitch & Donnie Show! This month's episode: Shutdown

They fart and we all smell the stink

Boo the Pomeranian dog dies 'from a broken heart'

Saying something is inaccurate without providing specifics is useless. In which direction are the

Elizabeth Warren is stepping up her social media game:

Sunrise Removes Call For Large-Scale Carbon Capture From GND Policy Punch List

Cable networks need to fill time. Ergo, pundits sit there guessing

Every damn time

Too many talking heads...

NSW Environmental Regulators Investigating Sale Of Toxic Coal Ash From Australian Utilities

Born Disposable: Trump's War on Youth

I'm not concerned about the Buzzfeed story being fabricated

'It's like hell here': Australia bakes as record temperatures nudge 50C

Emilia Clarke's eyebrows stabilized

Ed Markey (D-MA) - Not Having Read The National Climate Assessment Disqualifies Wheeler For EPA

Former Pittsburgh bishop says he 'forgot' about sex abuse allegations against colleague

Sun Talking Heads' Dreadful Climate Coverage; More Than Mere Mention In Less Than 6% Of Episodes

Here's why Mueller's denial of the Buzzfeed-article could mean anything:

That FOIA though!

What we've *really* learned from BuzzFeed and Mueller's statement

Woke up and saw chicken feathers falling outside

So, IF Cohen appears in front of Congress?

Pa. woman accused of starving 3 children

Send a brick to Nancy & Chuck? How about send a Trump Matryoshka with Putin, Erdogan, Un inside?

Exclusive: Trump plans shutdown compromise

This is why he is desperate to get the $5.7 (formerly $5.6) billion.....

Donald Trump is a pathological liar, but there's more

NYC upscale restaurant bans women from eating at the bar because they may be Escorts

I just got my 2019 Republican National Committee membership card.

In an extreme case, could impeachment/conviction happen in one day?

Send a $20 brick -Trump's fund raiser brainstorm for 2020

Bloomberg: Supreme Court Hints It Won't Hear Trump's DACA Appeal This Term

The Denver Women's March is referring to itself as the Womxn's March

quick defense of progressive taxation.

MAGA "pro-life" Catholic high school students mocking and harassing a Native American chanter.

Psalm 109:8

In a free and open press, mistakes and inaccuracies are caught almost immediately and corrected...


Betty White.

Trump says he'll make a 'major announcement' about the government shutdown on Saturday

Cop fatally shot 14-year-old boy in the back - from 55 yards - as he ran away

Where is Andy Rooney when we need him most?

🐦JAN 22 at 2:30 - Sen. Sanders ''A Conversation with Students" at Benedict College - Columbia, SC

JAN 22 at 2:30 - Sen. Sanders ''A Conversation with Students" at Benedict College - Columbia, SC

Nice to see all those pink pussy hats marching again

Thailand: Suspected Muslim rebels storm temple, kill monks

Davos Report: On Warming, Biodiversity Loss, World "Clearly Sleepwalking Into Catastrophe"

Type, type your tiny paws off -

North American glaciers melting much faster than 10 years ago - study

FDA threatens to pull e-cigarettes off the market - The Hill

A Year After Dolores O'Riordan's Death, The Cranberries Unveil 'All Over Now'

If we do not use the constitution, why bother keeping it?

Dems lash out at Trump for recalling furloughed workers

This Russian startup wants to put huge ads in space. Not everyone is on board with the idea.

I'm ignoring 45's big announcement: Just impeach him and rescue the world, already.

Gillibrand defends calling for Franken to resign during stop in Iowa

It's not "tit for tat" - it's called CHECKS & BALANCES. Congress is trying to police a president

I asked my wife this question and she laughed her ass off.

We need a litmus test for being a Progressive

Ratings!1 Must. have. ratings!1 Biggest. ratings. in. all. history!1 Stunt stunt STUNT!1

Mystery Mummy May Have Been Pharaoh's Personal Eye Doctor

It's not about the Wall

A friend's daughter was convicted after leaving food and water in desert for migrants

Does UPS open packages for inspection or something??? Strange event ...

Trump to propose DACA protections in exchange for wall funding

Boo, world's cutest dog, has died at 12

Shep Smith Fact-Checks Fellow Fox News Host Chris Wallace To His Face Over Shutdown

Joe Jackson seems to have decided to do pop again

A-Mexican Express Card

A-Mexican Express Card

Uyghur refugee tells of death and fear inside China's Xinjiang camps

Pentagon Confirms Climate Change Is A National Security Threat, Contradicting Trump

Pierce: There Is No More Loathsome Creature Walking Our Political Landscape Than Mitch McConnell

Women's March 2019: thousands around the world march to demand gender equality

'Inaccurate': Special Counsel Corrects Buzzfeed Scoop On Cohen

Marcy Wheeler does some untangling of the Buzzfeed mess

Arizona: Four women convicted after leaving food and water in desert for migrants

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's 70% Tax Proposal Is a Great Start--But We Need to Abolish the Ultra-Rich

Campfire Stories - The Origins of the Bible

Supreme Court unlikely to hear trump DACA appeal

Here's what Pelosi and Schumer should offer?

Trump Says Border Wall Has Worked in San Antonio, a City That Has No Wall

50 Times People Asked To Cover Up Their Scars And Birthmarks, And Tattoo Artists Nailed It

So I wonder ... will tRump's annc. today be the placement of land mines on the border ...

Let me guess what Trump is going to announce today.

Cat Snapchats That Will Leave You With a Smile

Sing along

'We will not be silenced': A meaningful march days after Trump joked about a Native American massacr

Omaha Elder and Vietnam Vet Nathan Phillips speaks after MAGA hat DC incident

Malcolm Nance Predicts Trump Will Get Busted For Ordering Dozens Of People To Cover His Crimes

A beer for today's Women's Marches. . .

Listing all the instances when Independent Counsel Star wrote rebuttals to inflammatory stories

There is a lot of blame to go around for the Buzzfeed story...

Should Federal workers refuse to work?

British hitman linked to second murder by his Garmin running watch

BREAKING: Trump to offer temporary protections for undocumented 'dreamers' in exchange for $5.7 bil

Trump, on the WH lawn, shows how well he's handling the shutdown.

On the bright side, there seems to be a lot less hate radio

Will the Wall be the only Poision Pill in Trump's "Compromise?"

If we agree Trump will only take them hostage again in the future

Shiny Objects

Only pitcher to hurl a no-hitter in his first MLB START

Is Twittler shriekier than usual?

America still hates the Patriots - map

Cinder Soot's first snow

DNA DISCOUNTS advertisement for "AeroMexico" airlines

CovCath faces backlash after video of incident at Indigenous Peoples March surfaces

Calif. school board yields to Constitution, (school board to pay a quarter million dollars)

Mob of young MAGA hat wearers surrounds Native American elder and mock him

Postcard campaign to save the Vaquita Porpoise (only 12 left)!!! NEEDS YOUR IMMEDIATE ATTENTION!

"If I open it up, it's going to be hard to shut down again," Trump told lawmakers Wednesday.

Students from Kentucky Catholic Boys High School Mock Native American Veteran

CovCath faces backlash after video of incident at Indigenous Peoples March surfaces

This is just another public media circus event he is doing. He is not serious as

F*CK MSNBC: Alex Witt interviewing a right winger on how Trump's wall is very important to his base

Trump Says Border Wall Has Worked in San Antonio, a City 150 Miles North of the Border That Has...

Not Buying That Trump Eats Fast Food

Sheriff Ends Cooperation With ICE After Agency Tried to Deport U.S. Marine Born in Michigan

Covington Catholic School has been in the news before. From one month earlier.

George Will: The shabbiest U.S. president ever is an inexpressibly sad specimen

The quiet dignity of Nathan Phillips

Watching Netflix Kominsky Method: Alan Arkin and Michael Douglass. Adorable.

I have a response that I reserve for only the most strident Trumpian anal sphincters

David Hogg Masterfully Trolls The Gillette Commercial MAGAts

Why should the Democrats try to make a deal with a traitor?

FDA to investigate safety of stents, balloons coated with paclitaxel

I am going to start with my income tax return on TurboTax

Texas Border Towns' GOP Rep: Trump's Border 'Crisis' Is A 'Myth'

Krugman Sums It All Up in 4 Tweets

Ted Lieu on Covington Catholic MAGA miscreants/future USSC justices

Sen. Durbin: Stood with @SenateDems today to tell President Trump enough is enough...

Hundreds of strangers gather to honor veteran who died alone

Why Trump Is Ready to Compromise to End Shutdown

Happy Birthday, Betty White!

Trump to offer shutdown-ending immigration deal, still wants wall money - source

Trump's Major Announcement is a Ploy to Flip the Script

Bill Maher: "That's a newsmaker. Suck on that." (Coulter will be on next week's show)

Doug Jones Risks His Alabama Senate Seat Over the Shutdown and the Wall

If he "wants wall", just say NO. Period.

Anyone else worried he will declare a National Emergency today?

Will Trump apologize for the behavior of his precious MAGATs today?

Hope you aren't counting on getting a tax refund this winter

A black R&B artist hoped singing for Trump would build 'a bridge.' It derailed her career instead.

Some Red Sox skipping White House visit

Laura Ingraham makes fun of new House Democrat's accent in cringeworthy segment

Contact the Principal of Covington Catholic HS in KY (RE: kids who harassed veteran Nathan Philips)

That snide little smirk

Pathological liar and DACA

Now Press conference is @4PM

Trump's base shows signs of eroding ahead of reelection bid

Updated statement from Buzzfeed

Women's March is lit!

Stop holding people hostage, furloughed NOAA worker pleads

Probably the best minute you will see today...

Judge says AG can add allegations to suit against Eyman

Trump: "Fund my space dome and I might let Pelosi be Speaker of the House!"

Preview For This Week's Top 10 Conservative Idiots

Students in Maga hats harass Native American protester

Trump's 'compromise' proposal asking for billions for border wall preemptively shot down by Dems...

"This is a transnational crime syndicate masquerading as a government."

Real national emergency may be a servile GOP

Man tackled in racist attack at Capitol Hill QFC, charge says

Shutdown hits home for Trump; he lives in government housing

Trump 2020 campaign board member called out for spouting debunked border lies

Concern over shutdown grows in Trump World

Transit Data for Whomst?

Transit Data for Whomst?

How the art teacher prevented students from running down the hallway.

Response to Shitler's speech needs to continue to be:

Haaland condemns students' behavior toward Native elder at Indigenous Peoples March

Centennial Celebration for Fire Station 8 Scheduled in Arlington Next Weekend

Cartoons 1/19/19

Today's "amazing small world" story

America ...the only nation which tried as a matter of national policy to wipe out...

Tweet of the Day

Ministers agree to consider Lib Dem plans for new referendum

Speaker Pelosi on Trump's anticipated offer this afternoon:

Just a note about that Covington Catholic School crap and doxing participants:

Something pleasant - where are you watching tomorrow night's Super Blood

Pelosi: Trump proposals to reopen government a 'non-starter'

Pelosi on Trump's speech: He's "taken pride shutting down govt, now he must take action to open it'

God bless the women and men at PennDOT.

A woman who grew up in same "high demand closed group" as Tulsi Gabbard (aka, CULT) explains what

Oh, man. I am so fucking in.

Jeff Koterba's latest cartoon: Face of the shutdown

Covington Catholic Code of Conduct

Looks like Hitt got off easy.

Meanwhile in Chechnya: Authorities Order Families to Kill LGBT Family Members

Good BBC article on Trump's place in history.

You are kidnapping children from their parents and allowing them to die

So far, it sounds like he's giving the fucking Stephen Miller SOTU speech

This is really bad

Government shutdown 2019: News and updates for Saturday, Jan. 19

US airstrike in Somalia kills 52 al-Shabaab fighters, military says

Are the Dems going to get a response??


where is the info about the Trump assoc who needs $6B to buy or manucture steel that ..

Hey - The Russian Asset Is Talking....

Did Trump just say something?

The good part about subjecting myself to that nonsense

Hersh: How Intelligence Handles a President They Can't Rely On (in the 1980s)

drumpz is gross.

I bet the 800k federal workers were thrilled to hear what's holding up their paychecks

Which democratic lawmakers has he met with, as he stated?

I wrote a little poem, first time in forever.

More extortion from the Thug in Chief

Joy Reid: "Precious TV time, and none of it used to talk to the people who are suffering"


Ann Coulter Scoffs at Trump's Proposed DACA Compromise: There's 'No Purpose' For a Wall Then

Tony Mendez, 'Argo' spy who smuggled U.S. hostages out of Iran during crisis, dies at 78

How does someone seek asylum in their home country

Laura Loomer Rushes Women's March Stage and Grabs Speaker's Mic: 'What About the Jews?!'

Joy, can we *please* move on from Carlos Curbelo?

Pawel Adamowicz: thousands attend Gdansk mayor's funeral

BREAKING: Trump Offers Democrats DACA Deal in Exchange For $5.7 Billion in 'See-Through Steel...

DU help please ... I missed individual #1's speech

Former FBI Official: the FBI Tried to Keep 'Progressives and Socialists Out of Office' Long After...

Apple TV device screen goes black every few seconds then comes back.

Pelosi Statement on Trump Speech

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks at 2019 Women's March in New York City

Is Trump's Saturday sales pitch

Let me see if I understand this - please correct me if I'm wrong

Are school trips to Ark Encounter legal? Ken Ham and group wage battle

What's A See Through Steel Barrier?

West Virginia Delegates advocate for ending food stamp ban for felony drug offenders

Trump never mentioned all the people whose

Trump cites San Antonio as an example of where a wall works

In 'business' terms, here's what we have...

How a Russian Steel Oligarch and Putin Ally Is Profiting from the Keystone XL Pipeline (and border?)

Omaha tribe elder Nathan Phillips says he "felt like the spirit was talking through me"



Model in Russian court apologizes for US election claim

I see your 5.7 billion and raise you, your resignation!

Proud of my party!

Has the Maga hat wearing jerk been named yet?

Elite Poly prep school students paint faces black, jump around making monkey noises

McConnell, VEHEMENTLY OPPOSED to "show votes," plans to schedule a show vote on Trump "proposal"

Impeach the motherfucker now

Reporting back from the Women's March

Tweet on Traitor don's "speech"

Coulter AND white supremacist Steve King FURIOUS over Trump "trading amnesty for a wall"

Sarah Kendzior...

Anyone notice that he upped the price?

What's for Dinner, Sat., Jan. 19, 2019

And Trump says, "nevermind. Ann Coulter spoke and doesn't like my plan."

Boy! Annie gonna get her gun now and shoot of her mouth over this latest cave!

I'd maybe like to see a response like....

Poem ....dedicated to "The Wall"

Maybe the best advice for Speaker Pelosi this week

Apparently the wrong kid has been named as the bully of Native American Man

Massive Great White Shark Spotted Near Hawaii

Until it's 'inconvenient' for the shithead

I'm still curious about San Antonio's "border wall"

My Theory on the Buzzfeed-Mueller Statement Situation:

reason Trump keeps making these STUPID offers. . . . .

You folks do realize, of course...

Tamika Mallory," The Black Experience is Complicated."

FANTASY versus REALITY: Two photos that sum up Trump's speech, for those of you who missed it.

A Republican political consultant on CBS's coverage and analysis...

Democratic Weekly Address -- border security and infrastructure

Trump's DACA card is a bluff and here is why.

Life as meditation.

Is the Mueller investigation affected by the shutdown?

I have to repeat what my late friend Sam said about immigrants from Mexico

A sensible, measured response to trump's address from our newest Congresswoman...

So the VP and the son in law came up with a plan

How many Americans hold a literal interpretation of the Bible?

I think that its imperative that the Dems.

Mike Malloy on NOW LIVE!!

Why? Walmart and banks picking the pocket of the poorest!

Storm update from Richmond, Indiana.

Schumer statement in response to #TrumpShutdown speech

Outrage at OU After Sorority Member Films Racist Blackface Video

Ted Lieu responds to Covington Catholic High School students:

Statement from The Roman Catholic Diocese of Covington:

Stolen: You can't spell hatred without red hat

Tweet about Nathan Phillips from one of the 1st Native American women elected to Congress

The MAGA hat is the white hood of our generation

Next Cat person who PMs me gets the last container of Dental Wipes. I'll delete this right after.

Hilarious! Well, probably not, but good article about The Speech today from C&L...

Donnie do little just made a speech.

What are the odds of this? Tulsi Gabbard and Natalya Veselnitskaya hired the SAME PUBLICIST,

You Snowflake

"Is It Too Late for Robert Mueller to Save Us?" - Slate

Firewomen prove they exist to four-year-old Esme

Ann Coulter will be Bill Maher's guest next week and "Booooo"