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Archives: February 7, 2019

28 Days of Literary Blackness With VSB Day 1: Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

Zero tolerance for Dems but, no accountability for GOP

Saudi Arabia Gave U.S. Weapons to al Qaeda-Linked Fighters: CNN

28 Days of Literary Blackness with VSB Day 2: Monday's Not Coming by Tiffany D. Jackson

2021 VA Gubernatorial Election-Likely Democratic Nominee.

Climate modeling shows significant shifts in 21st century Pacific Northwest coastal forest vegetatio

Yikes.....this can't be good news for Amy.......

Butina's boyfriend indicted for fraud & money laundering

Search Engine Optimization and the Republican Party

House Expands Russia Inquiry as Pelosi Declares Democrats Will Not Be Cowed

Senate bill to raise minimum pensions for public school/state retirees advances

Safety first

Jimmy Kimmel Live: Julian Castro on Trump's State of the Union, Health Care & Immigration

Meghan McCain Blasts Trump for Insulting Her Father Hours Before Denouncing 'Politics of Revenge'

Cesaria Evora - Sodade/ Fatalidade

U.S. border officials don't share Trump's zeal for border wall: lawmakers

28 Days of Literary Blackness with VSB-Day 3: Our Kind of People: Inside America's Black Upper Class

No words for this AOC Meme

I'll give Mike Pence his due.

Its a confusing time for us now.

How dangerous is measles?

She will, she will rock you ! 😂

Paul Erickson, Russian Agent Maria Butina's Boyfriend, Indicted for Fraud

West Virginia Democrats attempt to reschedule marijuana

student dies after eating 5 day old spaghetti ....

Paul Dewar died. Here he is in a great political panel example to all politicians:

(Mich.) House votes to reject Whitmer's environmental executive order

Pink Floyd -"Echoes" Pompeii

Who is looking for the perfect candidate for 2020?

T-Mobile exec who needs gov't merger approval pays $2,246 per night to stay at Trump hotel

Zero Cost 'Medicare for All'

When did Rick Perry resign for 'Ni--erhead' Rock?

Any Supernatural fans here...? Tomorrow's 300th Episode...

Luckovich-Criminal Ties

Preet Bharara is on CNN now.

Calvin and Hobbes, ahead of its time

Ike & Tina cover Elton John

Git yo butt off yo couch n shake dat booty!

Droped in to learn and listen....if that is ok.

Now you see that evil will always triumph, because good is dumb.

5 Past Yrs. 5 Warmest Ever; 2 House Committees Have 1st Climate Hearings In 6, 8 Yrs, Respectively

The Way Back - IMDB 7.3 RT - 74%

The Rude Pundit: The State of the Union Is Boring Bullshit

Holly Molly!!

Space Lord

Know who's having a really shitty day? 1. This guy named "Roger Stone" - far as I know, I'm the only

Hey Midwest/Eeastcoasters... have you seen a gray tree frog?

New Mexico Govenor Pulls National Guard Troops off of Mexico Border

Downton Abbey on Amazon Prime.

Elijah Cummings on voting rights house oversight hearings

While we're cleaning house, it's time for Tulsi Gabbard to resign.

CAN OUR NAVY SHIPS PLEASE STOP RUNNING INTO THINGS

Bevin (KY) Running Mate Mentioned In Medicare Fraud Lawsuit

More Shopko stores are closing...

Laurence Tribe: Of course Trump would love to "be a dictator." Our task is to deny him that wish.

Virginia lt. gov accuser says she has no political agenda despite "smear campaign" defense

So Montana Governor, Steve Bullock, might enter the Presidential race?

The White House tweets about plummeting illegal immigration in TUSCON, AZ, because of their wall.

this 5 year old's Black History Month Photo Project is full of awesome

Are toothbrushes costing you more? Yes, thanks trump

How Trump Plays the Media

There's a concerted rat fucking operation going on in VA against Democrats right now

seed starting anyone? got to do this little spot on local TV tonight

John Pavlovitz: The Cult of Trump

Mandatory Wednesday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread! The KKKing's Speech!

Hey Lemmings.....Think and look before you leap.

Colbert, tonight's show: "He threatened our democracy with a little poem." (VIDEO)

Deftones-Passenger(Maynard onboard)

Deftones - 7 words

"An eye for an eye leaves the whole world blind" - Gandhi

Really impressed with Mayor Pete Buttigieg- potential Dem Pres candidate

Most evangelical college students appreciate LGBT people even if trustees don't

House Democrats turn up the pressure on Trump with onslaught of climate hearings

Why is CNN giving Schultz time? They're owned and managed by people who benefit from Trump.

Justice Department opens probe into Jeffery Epstein plea deal

Justice Department sues Philadelphia over supervised injection facility that aims to prevent fatal d

Murder-suicide in Irmo, South Carolina

Toronto Serial killer's victims were vulnerable gay immigrants (south asian/middle eastern)/homeless

A New Billionaire Is Minted Every 2 Days, 3 Serious Proposals To Address The $ Divide

Everything about Trump negotiating a Trump Tower Moscow while simultaneously running for President..

Allen Ginsberg's Handwritten Poem for Bernie Sanders, ''Burlington Snow'' Feb 1986

Rep. Bobby Scott learned of sexual assault allegation against Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax a year ago

Texas man shot woman after 'freaking out' over price of sex

The Democratic Party needs to send two messages.

Seen on facebook: How a fork can be useful for more than eating

19 charged with voting illegally in NC: $200 fine biggest punishment so far

Resource: Audio Pronunciation of Each US State and Major US, Australian and European Cities

2019 is off to a great start. One of the weekly year to year readings breaks into the top 50.

Rachel (MSNBC) just announced the indictment of Paul Erickson

Sam & Dave: Hold On, I'm Comin' (7 minute video, live on tour in Oslo, 1967)

A young Stacy Abrams speaking at a 1993 March on Washington

New Oxfam Report, Fairer Taxation of Wealthiest Will Help Reduce The $ Gap

I thought there was a thinly veiled threat to start a war

Photo illlustrates how overwhelming the chaos is right now at Virginia's Capitol

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Says Syrian Dictator Bashar Assad Isn't Enemy Of U.S.

What's Love Got To Do With It? Tina Turner

Fahrenheit 11/9

Sorry but I just don't give a damn about something Nothram did 35 years ago.

Venezuela opposition will name new Citgo board this week: WSJ

Venezuela opposition will name new Citgo board this week: WSJ

House Democrats take first step toward tighter gun laws

No one where I work watched the SOTU last night.

Schumer: Warning about investigations shows 'he's scared'

Pastor accused of child sex trafficking faces federal trial

Think "Socialist" Programs are Un-American?

A small number of crops are dominating globally. And that's bad news for sustainable agriculture

El Paso Sheriff begs to differ with trumpf

Images suggest Iran launched satellite despite US criticism

HRC speaking and taking questions at Georgetown U 2/6/19

Some workers still unpaid after shutdown, dread what's next

Who's won the race to the bottom?

Rachel Maddow: "I don't know what the president was hoping for last night, BUT..."

East Coast friends cannot pronounce Nevada, Oregon ??

Cracks herald the calving of a large iceberg from Petermann Glacier

Cindy McCain saw woman with toddler of diff ethnicity. Called cops

East Coast friends cannot pronounce Oregon or Nevada ??

Cracks herald the calving of a large iceberg from Petermann Glacier

Milwaukee police officer killed marking the city's 3rd officer death in 8 months

Ivanka Trump unveils White House global women initiative

NASA, SpaceX aim for March test of 1st new astronaut capsule

House Speaker Says He's Willing To Consider A Possible Gas Tax

Anyone know which had the most viewers: SOTU or Abrams' response?

The Story of Electricity - BBC Documentary

I didn't miss this key line in HIC's #2: links between Russian govt and "Trump's transition"

Poll: Stay on daylight savings year round, ending it, or changing the clocks twice a year?

Cindy McCain claimed she thwarted human trafficking at Sky Harbor, police say she didn't

Driver's license reinstatement program kicks off in Ohio

Question about accusation against VA LG Justin Fairfax -

Trivia: Time Zone Offset - hours: most, 30 minutes: a few, 15 minutes: ???

The Daily Show: State of the Union 2019 May Be Over But the 2020 Dems Are Just Getting Started

Trump put razor wire on border fence -- Arizona town just voted unanimously to tear it down

Speaking of raggedy oppo research, shouldn't Elizabeth Warren's team dug up everything that

Duncan Hunter Jr

Seth Meyers - President Trump's 2019 State of the Union Address - Monologue - 2/5/19

John Dingell: "You're not done with me just yet."

Back on the Chain Gang: The Pretenders

They walk among us! I read that a recent poll revealed that 12% of those surveyed have

Seth Meyers: Guest Ana Navarro Says Trump Has Taken the Republican Party Hostage

What Robert Mueller Knows--and Isn't Telling Us

The other Uncle Joe

Trump put razor wire on border fence -- Arizona town just voted unanimously to tear it down

False rape accusations

Ivanka Trump to lead new White House global women's empowerment initiative

House Intel Democrats Just Restarted and Supercharged the Trump-Russia Probe

Why Sherrod Brown isn't shying away from calling Donald Trump a racist: analysis

It's time to end using the term 'racially insensitive'

For your perusal: Trump Tower Moscow document courtesy of Buzzfeed.

Best High Fives Ever!

Another sealed document filed in DC today. Another indictment coming soon?

Gucci issues apology following backlash over sweater that appears to resemble blackface

I believed Anita Hill, Desiree Washington, Dr. Ford, and R. Kelly's accusers-and I think OJ did it.

My meetings.

Is Anyone Else Having Problems With ATT E-mail?.....

Seth Meyers: Guest "Senator" David Jimenez Announces His Bid for President

Could this message I sent in rage to a federal politician send me to jail for uttering threats?

Cliff Mass says more coming

If we're not talking Russia and Ops, then their Ops are working

We're long overdue for a Trump cabinet official "resignation"

Colombia makes peace talks with ELN illegal, demobilization of armed groups virtually impossible

The cherry on EPM's disaster pie: Colombia's second largest river dries up

Pelecis: "Nevertheless", Gidon Kremer on violin/Gidon Kremer plays "Flowering Jasmine"/"Still

We Sent a Brewer to Disneyland's New Brewery. Here's What He Loved and What He Hated

Direct killing by humans pushing Earth's biggest fauna toward extinction

Direct killing by humans pushing Earth's biggest fauna toward extinction

3 Young Indigenous People Killed Themselves In The Kimberley And A Coroner Found Intergenerational T

Tesla makes its first Model 3 deliveries to Europe

This is 🔥🔥🔥

PAKISTAN FIGHTS TO SAVE THE ADORABLE AND ENDANGERED PANGOLIN

TCM Schedule for Thursday, February 7, 2019: What's On Tonight: 31 Days of Oscar - Joseph Mankiewicz

Measles outbreak declared in Philippines

Elijah Cummings' mom's dying words: Do. Not. Let. Them. Take. Our. Votes. Away. From. Us!

The performance piece 'Ivanka Vacuuming' seems to irk the first daughter even more than 'fake news'

Pet Shop Boys appreciation

Colorado's Got a Gay Governor. Who Cares?

A Full Frontal review of the State of the Union

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 2/6/19

Stephen Colbert - Guest FOX News Host Bret Baier: 'Everybody's Okay! Wear Your Seatbelt!'

The Daily Show: State of the Union 2019 May Be Over But the 2020 Dems Are Just Getting Started

(Jewish Group) Record surge in antisemitism driven by UK politics, not news about Israel, says CST

Intellectual Inequality

Electronic Health Records Developer To Pay (($57.25 Million To Settle False Claims Act Allegations))

McAllen Woman Charged in Multi-Million Dollar Kickback Conspiracy

Arizona has given over a million dollars to a hate group from "In God We Trust" license plate fees

"Let's Eat Our Own," the game.

(Jewish Group) Popular singer in Iceland compares Jews to Nazis

(Jewish Group) What They Talk About When They Talk About Intersectionality

What They Talk About When They Talk About Intersectionality

Big-money donor turns on Hamilton County GOP. What does $50K gift to Democrats mean?

Thanking Effieblack for her latest post AND asking two questions.

about the "we are eating our own" comments

Former UNM athletics director Krebs facing 5 felony counts over golfing trip

Did I really hear that the Con Organization fired 18 undocumented workers

Legislators seek to strengthen Ohio's domestic violence laws

Is anyone else bothered by the fact that the Fairfax accusation comes from repressed memories?

Here's a list of Putin critics who've ended up dead

Wright State students stage sit-in in solidarity with faculty union strike

Who is going to tell C Thomas Howell his career is over once this pic hits the papers?

The Con is attacking Dems this morning

Who said it? Trump or Gotti?...(Quiz)

Today is the day

There are major differences between the amount of evidence against Kavenaugh

Now the alleged victim is saying that she told Congressman Bobby Scott

Thursday TOONs - Threat Addressment

Akron getting first new tire factory in generations

'A drastic step backwards': Guatemala considers amnesty for war crimes

'A drastic step backwards': Guatemala considers amnesty for war crimes

Opioids: federal prosecutor tries to stop nation's first 'safe site' for injection

28 Days of Literary Blackness With VSB Day 4: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Democrats launch 10-year 'Green New Deal' for clean energy

Democrats launch 10-year 'Green New Deal' for clean energy

BB&T to buy SunTrust in biggest bank deal since 2009

28 Days of Literary Blackness With VSB Day 6: Monster: The Autobiography of an L.A. Gang Member

Democrats are stealing people from the White House!!!

Tulsi Gabbard - The Wonkette Questions Her Syrian & Russian Connections

Come on Bernie!!

Just the Foos being the Foos

Large number of Iranian prisoners to be pardoned for revolution anniversary: Khamenei

Nina Simone - Four Women

Southern Dem candidates of a certain age vulnerable...

Republican operative Paul Erickson indicted on wire fraud, money laundering charges in South Dakota

'Don't be fooled': JetBlue president warned workers against joining a union

REVEALED: Alleged pee-tape source asked Papadopoulos to work for Trump and Russia after election

Black Hisory Month: day 7 Pulling the mask off the Lone Ranger

Democrats fume as GM layoff start soon

Nina Simone - To Be Young Gifted And Black

I would feel better about the departure of Northam if one person

The Davos set are cosying up to the far right - and scared of the left

Nina Simone - Backlash Blues

'It will take off like a wildfire': The unique dangers of the Washington state measles outbreak

'It will take off like a wildfire': The unique dangers of the Washington state measles outbreak

The Rundown: February 6, 2019

Art of the Week: Week of 2/6/2019

Comic Book Reviews for This Week: 2/6/2019

Segments Of Time - Song To The System

Politics is, by nature, a dishonest, unseemly business.

Chump's plea for comity and unity didn't last for forty eight hours

Trump Slumps to Record Low Approval

New Intel Committee's Russia probe is much broader than America or Trump expected: Rachel Maddow

The Impressions - We're a Winner

Trump Slumps to Record Low Approval

New Jersey senator calls for undocumented Trump resort workers to be protected from deportation

Biden closes in on 2020 decision

Trump goes off on sweeping House investigation into Russia, his finances

Farmer bankruptcies swell to decade high in Farm Belt

Sly & The Family Stone Everyday People Live 1969

Fox's Brian Kilmeade: Why Doesn't President Trump 'Run a Private Investigation Into Adam Schiff?'

The Temptations - Message From A Black Man

New Trump rules make it easier for U.S. gun makers to sell overseas

538: "Americans Were A Lot Less Worried About Climate Before Trump Took Office"

Ok ive had it the pacific ocean is a much better ocean than the atlantic

Massive outbreak of measles in the Philippines

National Park Service assesses damage to parks as threat of another shutdown looms

On Trump's calendar, just 17 intelligence briefings in 85 days

Zoo will let you name cockroach after your ex, then meerkat eats it

Cost of border deployments could approach $1 billion by end of fiscal year

Steele Dossier's 'Pee Tape' Source Sergei Millian 'Sought Access to Trump' in 2016: WaPo

CalFire Holds PG&E Responsible For 17 Major Fires In Past 2 Yrs; Utility Responds With Blackout Plan

'Too hot to handle': Pelosi predicts GOP won't trigger another shutdown

Can we take a break for a minute and acknowledge

You've Got a Friend -- Carole King vs James Taylor (Which version is your favorite?)

Hundreds of Bounty Hunters Had Access to AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint Customer Location Data for Years

Trump predicts tumult among Democrats in Virginia will turn the state red in 2020

State of the Union...Points of View...(Australian Toon, graphic)

"Presidential harassment"?

Russia: we would be open to U.S. proposals for new nuclear pact

Interdisciplinary approach the only way to address devastating effects of soil erosion

Investigations??? Well of course there's a Trump tweet

Trump had worst monthly approval rating of his presidency in January: poll

Gucci pulls 'blackface sweater' from stores after complaints

Fresh faces bring familiar GOP refrain: Dems are too extreme

Thousands of flamingo chicks rescued from dried-out South African dam

Death Valley National Park Shutdown: 5 Weeks Of Shit, Vandalism, Garbage, Illegal Offroading

Washington Post Editorial Board Calls for Virginia Governor to Resign: 'Mr. Northam's Time Is Up'

House Democrats vow "MRI" of Trump's money

Investigation-loving GOP leader sides with Trump against investigations

Deep sea reveals linkage between earthquake and carbon cycle

House GOP Strategy For Dealing W. Green New Deal: "Socialism! Socialism! Socialism! ISIS!!"

Every American should hear this immigrant speak.

Junk mail filter

The Year Was 1955...

Hannity, Tucker Carlson Falsely Accuse Cory Booker of Keeping Silent on Fairfax Sex Assault...

Can the Democratic Party disapprove of something/someone and also not give up power?

Of Ten Hottest Years Globally, Eight Have Taken Place From 2009 To 2018

Which is more inappropriate?

Happy unofficial start of the lacrosse season, on the 115th anniversary of the Great Baltimore Fire

At the National Prayer Breakfast, Trump is likely to play on white evangelicals' fears

sexual assault

Brunt Ice Shelf Set For Delaware-Sized Calving; British Antarctic Survey Team Has To Relocate

Here we go again

Game break

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Unveils Landmark 'Green New Deal' Resolution

Parkland Shooting Father: Trump Would Talk About My Daughter's Death if an Illegal Immigrant...

George Washington's personal copy of Constitution sells for $9.8 million

Pope Admits Priests and Bishops Sexually Abuse Nuns

Marianne Williamson for POTUS

Criminal GOP donor Sheldon Adelson bribes Trump & GOP with over $122 million to ban online gambling

Let's play fetch!

Source of Steele dossier info sought access to Trump allies in 2016: report

Troubling signs that Satanism is infiltrating Catholic Church

Plastic Jesus

Joe Manchin stood and cheered a call to ban some abortions at the SOTU

New Poll Shows Schultz Would Help Trump

SOTU polled well, because Republicans watched

Consumer Protection Bureau Aims To Roll Back Rule For Payday Lending

Virginia police sergeant suspended after being linked to white nationalism by Antifa group

Mesmerizing performance art ('La mecanique de l'Histoire' - The Mechanics of History)

What is the worst thing that Satan/Lucifer has ever done, according to the Bible?

'Benghazi' Trends #1 on Twitter After Trump Claims Republicans Never Investigated Obama

Fox & Friends Killmeade puts on a display of stupid*

A record 4,239 guns were seized at U.S. airports last year. Most were loaded.

Gaetz needs his face slapped.

Trump at Nat'l Prayer Breakfast: "Abolition of civil rights was led by people of faith"

Has the country moved into a crisis situation?

"Moron 5" #SOTU

Some workers still unpaid after shutdown, dread what's next

Venezuela's Maduro OK's a minimum wage of 18 cents per day

Pic Of The Moment: McCarthy: Fake Investigation Of Hillary Good, Real Investigation Of Trump Bad

So Special: Na Haeun (나하은)

New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham

Trump acknowledges that people of faith "abolished civil rights" in America.

I know three months is an eternity in politics but have already people forgot...

The Washington Post introduces their latest hire.

Cindy McCain apologizes after police refute trafficking claim

Seriously messed up picture - Madura blocks highway to stop humanitarian aid

Since we no longer care about doing the right thing, let's talk about math and black women

Ugh! Meghan McCain on Colbert tonight!

Dem rep: Trump's real estate deals violated Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

There may be a pee tape after all

Pelosi names members to climate panel

We're chasing a version of America that only exists in a fantasy.

Listening to the music you love will make your brain release more dopamine, study finds

Trump's SCOTUS Changes Embolden GOPers To Push Anti-Abortion Bills

Trump: "America's greatest accomplishment, the abolition of civil rights"

MAGAt USA?

Trump just openly defended adoption agencies who wish to refuse service to same-sex couples

Teleprompter problem? Trump says people of faith have led in the "abolition of civil rights"

Senator Sanders' Influence - Climate Mobilization

The NRA Welcomed Maria Butina--Even As She Worked to Arm Anti-American Thugs Abroad

There's just no pleasing republikkans

Morning Joe bursts out laughing at Trump whining about Obama in early morning tweet

Mustard Seed Slaw Recipe

How One Advisor Bolstered Bernie Sanders' Foreign Policy Credentials Ahead of 2020

Billionaires Flooded Republicans' Coffers Just Before the Tax Cuts Passed

PSA: Presidential Harassment is not a crime.

One of the most horrible exchanges between a Congressman and constituent was

Blackface Performer as recently as 2015

RWW: The State of the Q-nion

Melanie and the Edward Hawkins singers, Lay Down Candles in the rain.

Important story from @EmilyWax: "The parking lot suicides"

Junk Mail Information: Yesterday I got one that I had NEVER GOTTEN BEFORE!!!!!

Meet the Houston designer behind Nancy Pelosi's State of the Union necklace

Nixon: One year of Watergate is Enough

Wondering Why.

"It is the first responsibility of every citizen to question authority"---a little nugget

I wish we could back to discussing the upcoming primaries IA results

Incredible, gorgeous time-lapse vid of a "Full Cloud Inversion" in the Grand Canyon. Ed. to add one.

Trump Donald!

Analysis: How the GOP's Tax Scam Is Now Backfiring Spectacularly

Talk about a Freudian Slip!

Speaker Pelosi: Trump says Mueller investigation is "too long"...but NOT AS LONG AS HIS TAX AUDIT!

They Hate This Guy': Matt Whitaker Braces for Showdown With Dems

today is National Fettucine Alfredo Day. Enjoy!!

Trump could be a Russian mole: Bush ethics czar Richard Painter

Cohen as a benchmark; Mueller has already shown no tolerance for lying to Congress

Climate change is a sports story, too. Here's one from Weissensee, Austria, a remote mountain town.

Senate Judiciary Committee votes on William Barr nomination to be Attorney General

Kamala Harris- "Fairfax letter reads as credible and there must be an investigation."

NOMINATIONS & APPOINTMENTS Twelve Nominations Sent to the Senate

A picture worth a thousand words

Hillary Clinton Blackface Hoax Explodes After Virginia Scandals

Virginia - this too shall pass - and make you & us better.

Pelosi: Trump Is A 'Projector,'

Biden presses Hill friends for 2020 support

Pelosi: I'm speaking with reporters at the Capitol as @HouseDemocrats continue our efforts to keep g

Granite State Poll- Biden 23% Sanders 13% Harris 13%

Wells Fargo fire disrupts processing of Debit and Credit Cards

I want to thank DU'er 3Hotdogs...

In defense of Elizabeth Warren....personal experience

A sobering look at the Amer Psych Assoc's complicity in silencing discussion...

Vermont man who harassed black lawmaker facing gun charge

Activists link Capitol Police sergeant to white nationalism

"Love and Justice, Women's Anthem"

"Love and Justice, Women's Anthem"

Kudlow on China trade...well...which is it???

Palmetto State Poll

Council looks at the jailing of uncooperative crime victims

STOP trying to whitewash the blackface!

One Billion Rising Break the Chain Dance Washington DC

One Billion Rising Break the Chain Dance Washington DC

The NRA Welcomed Maria Butina--Even As She Worked to Arm Anti-American Thugs Abroad

Seth Abramson - CBS interview w/Richard Burr (R) should decimate any lingering doubt about Mueller

At least five dead in Brazil after powerful storm lashes Rio de Janeiro

At least five dead in Brazil after powerful storm lashes Rio de Janeiro

There Is Still Time To Charge Lt. Gov. Fairfax For Rape In Massachusetts

I have never been on a date with a man and ended up in a hotel room

U.S. District Judge rules that Cohen docs by FBI seized can be made public "with some redactions"

BBC announces Planet Earth for plants and new global series fronted by David Attenborough

Russian-Style Kleptocracy Is Infiltrating America

Two more women accuse Costa Rica's Oscar Arias of sexual assault

Trump meets with top Republican on border talks as White House looks for ways to fund wall without C

House panel authorizes subpoena for acting attorney general

Two more women accuse Costa Rica's Oscar Arias of sexual assault

REVEALED: Alleged pee-tape source asked George Papadopoulos to work for both Trump and Russia

Winter Storm Warning in Wisconsin

That smirk on the orange face

Tracking Katharine the shark: Here's what OCEARCH has learned from her in five years

If the wall won't work why don't the Democrats build it to prove him wrong?

Rep. Swalwell: "Staffers stolen from the White House? Did the wall there not work?"

Border Town in Arizona to Trump: Tear Down This Wall... of 'Inhuman' Razor Wire

Conservative talk show host Doc Thompson killed by Amtrak train in Haltom City

Indigenous movement calls for international support to prevent genocide in Brazil

Former WRVA radio host Michael 'Doc' Thompson struck, killed by train in Texas

Trump kids about to be indicted? Oh No!!111!!!:

Just a friendly reminder.

Indigenous movement calls for international support to prevent genocide in Brazil

Border Town in Arizona to Trump: Tear Down This Wall... of 'Inhuman' Razor Wire

Democratic focus groups may have identified a hidden vulnerability for Trump

Crystal Mason and a RepubliCON DA .....Know Their Game

Virginia Sen. Tommy Norment was an editor for VMI yearbook filled with racist photos and slurs

Border Town in Arizona to Trump: Tear Down This Wall... of 'Inhuman' Razor Wire

Whitaker says he won't testify unless Democrats drop their subpoena threat

NYPD demands that Google's Waze app stop revealing DWI checkpoints

CPR DEMONSTRATION: This is the proper way to perform CPR.

Replicating Regime Change Playbook, Pompeo Says US Obligated to 'Take Down' Hezbollah in Venezuela

Truth.

Senate Judiciary votes on party lines to advance William Barr's nomination to be Trump's AG

Replicating Regime Change Playbook, Pompeo Says US Obligated to 'Take Down' Hezbollah in Venezuela

Article: How Trump's grotesque & "psychotically incoherent" speech prove he's a threat to Democracy

Read this story and try not to cry

Nancy Pelosi just threw some serious shade at Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's 'Green New Deal'

Nearly Everyone Wants Mueller's Report Made Public

Trump said he fixed the Veterans Administration -- but veterans are still killing themselves in VA pa

T-Mobile executives seeking merger approval booked more than 52 nights at Trump's D.C. hotel -- more

A GIANT leap of faith.

Actor Joo Won (Moon Joo Won) Discharged from Military Service

Might as well get it ALL out in the open... And I mean every-fuckin'-body!

Senate Judiciary Committee votes to approve Barr nomination, 12-10 along party lines

Panicked Trump Organization fires at least 18 undocumented workers from 5 golf clubs

The Dictionary Trolls Trump For Saying People of Faith Helped 'Abolition of Civil Rights'

Trump Has Cheated On His Taxes, And We Can Prove It

Banks weigh whether to embrace or avoid Ocasio-Cortez

Virginia Sen. Tommy Norment was an editor for VMI yearbook filled with racist photos and slurs

Red MAGA hats are actually the new Red Shirts, and their defenders the new Confederate revisionists

A whole hell a lot of people felt comfortable in going out in blackface in the 80's.

The Kappa Alpha fraternity

VA Sen. Tommy Norment (R) was an editor for VMI yearbook filled with racist photos and slurs

Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker Threatens to Stiff-Arm Congress

Two Swamp Rats Emerge: Steve Bannon & Erick Prince Plotting Privatized Border Wall

Street Art Sculpture by Issac Cordal in Berlin - 'Politicians discussing global warming'

NYT Op Ed "The False Promise of the Moderate Democrat"

Nancy Pelosi drops the mic on Trump's 'presidential harassment' whine: 'He's projecting his own unru

WATCH: Sen. Hirono tears into Judiciary Committee Republicans for ramming through Trump's extremist

Rev. William J. Barber, II : America, America, What's Going On?

Death Valley Pictographs

Historical proof of what has transpired in atheistic regime

Saudis 'seriously undermined' Turkey's Khashoggi inquiry, says UN expert

Confirmed: Donald J. Trump is Running

I'm not ready to believe that the Wells Fargo issue today isn't cyber terrorism.

Can Matt Whitaker (Acting AG) claim "executive privilege" and refuse to show up ?

Should I be worried about my co-workers?

I wonder how many of the loyalists slavering after the "wall" understand that walls can lock people

The Sergeant at Arms can arrest Whitaker and bring him to the House floor.

Has anybody else had Clenpiq prior to a colonoscopy?

People wonder how Republicans can still support Trump?

Sen. Amy Klobuchar: Bundle up! I've got a big announcement to make.

GOP Senate majority leader in Va. racist yearbook pictures:

Trump's worst crime -Kidnapping kids at the border.

Florida city commissioner resigns following complaints she licked men's faces, groped them

I have ended up in a hotel room with someone else for purposes unrelated to sexual activity...

Pelosi announces Dems for new climate panel

How do you link a video on a laptop that you see in a TWEET?

The pudgy arm of the law. . . .Please come CAPTION Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker!!!

Trump's SOTU speech compared to what Sean Hannity has been saying:

'The Mueller family tree': How the special counsel's work has created an tsunami of investigations e

The NRA Welcomed Maria Butina--Even As She Worked to Arm Anti-American Thugs Abroad

The Glorious Sons - S.O.S. (Sawed Off Shotgun)

Michael Cohen search warrant documents to be made partly public

The orange piece of dripping shit just said a whole lot of nothing.

Question (to AOC): "Are you offended that Speaker Pelosi called this the 'Green Dream'?"

'I believe her claim': Democratic presidential candidate Julin Castro

RIP Frank Robinson.

Trump's "sarcastic" answer shows a deep fear for Adam Schiff.

Like when you harass a president for his birth certificate?! That kind of harassment?

The reason time seems to accelerate as we get older...

Baltimore Orioles Hall of Famer Frank Robinson has died.

Headline of the day

"just want to make sure that I get this on camera"

Feb 2013 - Sanders, Boxer Outline 'Gold Standard' Climate Bill

If you think Trump is whining like a baby now...?

12 children die in 72 hours in Anzoategui, Venezuela... from dehydration

This is a fight we dare not lose! Whitaker MUST be subpoenaed and, if necessary, DRAGGED before

A question for baseball fans .....

Feb 2013 - Sanders, Boxer Outline 'Gold Standard' Climate Bill

New Anti-Gay Group Launched with Smears, Conspiracy Theories, Attacks on Congressional Black Caucus

I have never been on a date with a man I DID NOT KNOW and ended up in his hotel room.

God save the Queen

Trump says that one of America's greatest accomplishments is the 'abolition of civil rights'

Court rules for U.S. in chapel's battle over South Texas border wall

GA-07: Republican Woodall to retire, Democrat Bordeaux to run again

Huey Lewis battles through a hearing loss nightmare

Holy sh*tballs! This robot, designed to overcome obstacles, is terrifying.

Senate/House inquiry led by Sheldon Whitehouse/Jamie Raskin into NRA's use of shell cos to help DT

The maddening thing about Kavanaugh, Northam, Fairfax is that women lose in all cases.

NRA's Wayne LaPierre targeted in Congressional inquiry

Oldest known wild bird (Laysan albatross) has a new chick. Mom is 68!

Reports: Frank Robinson, Hall of Famer and MLB's first black manager, dies at 83

Recalling maybe the worst scandal ever---and Obama was the perpetrator!!!11!!:

Legislative Forums 2/8 to 2/15 2009

Sergei Millian, identified as an unwitting source for the Steele dossier, sought proximity to Trump'

Bob Marley & the Wailers - Exodus (live)

I have never listened to a woman's narration of sexual harassment/assault without...

"Some of America's Greatest Accomplishments, Like the Abolition of Civil Rights"---Trump

Acting AG Whitaker undergoing significant prep ahead of Friday testimony

The New Tesla Roadster Aims to Astonish

Let me just say how absolutely grateful I am for the Blue Wave

New Zealand man who traveled to Virginia to find 14-year-old girl he met online accused of kidnappin

She's With Stupid! Sure, AOC slips up sometimes-but have you listened to her Republican colleagues?

Brilliant - Adam Schiff hires former NSC aides to help with investigation, including former Trumpers

Veterinarian Who Smuggled Liquid Heroin Implanted Inside Puppies Sentenced to 6 Years in Prison

Bob Marley - Slave Driver

She's With Stupid Sure, AOC slips up sometimes-but have you listened to her Republican colleagues?

Lawmaker Was Editor of Yearbook with Racist Photos

"People of Faith Led Abolition of Civil Rights"---Trump

Here's why Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un have chosen Vietnam as the location for their next summit

Ocasio-Cortez And Markey Unveil Green New Deal Resolution

Bob Marley - Rat Race

Glenn Greenwald was unavailable for comment:

Found on Reddit: .45 "normalized"...

The Decline of Historical Thinking

Eagle visits fishing trawler to steal fish

Kyle MacLachlan to Timothee Chalamet: "Go easy on the spice."

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez blasted for sour expression

Dem training session set for2/9 at CCBeaverCo

Vet sentenced for implanting heroin in puppies as drug mules

10 years ago this month:

Jimmy Kimmel Responds to Trump's State of the Union

NM governor Lujan Grisham pulls national guard troops from border.

The statute of limitations for rape in Massachusetts is 15 years

Bedrich Smetana Ma Vlast: The Moldau

I remember having to search for President Obama's speeches, both

Jimmy Kimmel Live: Donald Trump's 'Willful Ignorance' Poses National Security Threat

Green New Deal Resolution Unveiled By Ocasio-Cortez, Markey, Dems.

California lawmakers ask AG to investigate "mystery surcharge" in gasoline prices

WCPT - Cancelled Ben Joravsky

Sears gets out of bankruptcy alive

How can Whitaker refuse to testify if he's subpoenaed?

We'll get past all this turmoil and unpleasantness in Virginia

Amy Klobuchar for president? She'll say Sunday. Why she should -- and shouldn't.

A quick study of red and blue on white

Republicans are begging a top Democrat to drop the quest for Trump's tax returns

'Coastline' Wave Pool

Vaccinations jump 500% in antivax hotspot amid measles outbreak

Pixelated world: scenes shapeshift in and out of focus on a trippy autumn stroll.

Most snow in SoCal mountains in the 20 years here.

Virginia Sen. Tommy Norment admits he was editor of yearbook filled with racist photos

Dan Rather: "Donald Trump long lived in a world of his own creation where he felt he was immune..."

House Judiciary Committee voted to authorize Whitaker subpoena. All repubs voted against it.

It's that time of year...THANK YOU for the Valentine hearts!

Transcript of Manafort closed door hearing

Rep. Adam Schiff claps back:

For new members: Check-in and get a heart. 0 hearts left.

Why do I get a 2008 global collapse vibe from this Brexit mess?

Read: Transcript of closed-door Manafort hearing

Seattle's minimum-wage hikes didn't boost supermarket prices, new UW study finds

What's for Dinner, Thurs., Feb. 7, 2019

THREAD: Why is Whitaker refusing to testify unless the House agrees not to subpoena him?

Blacks during the Holocaust Era

So, here's what I did today for a while, which took me away from DU

Do we trust Treasury to provide unaltered tax records?

Virginia's Racist Past Is Present

I dream of an America where...

I always give Valentine hearts to this group every year

Ms. Alyssa Milano WINS TODAY'S INTERNET for her reply to Trump's "PRESIDENTIAL HARASSMENT!" tweet.

Frozen cat revived after being found in Montana snow bank.

James Carr - Dark End of the Street

A crown is merely a hat that lets the rain in...

Jerry Falwell Jr. just had to say something stupid.

Rep. Rob Woodall won't seek re-election in 2020 (GA 7th); Bourdeaux running again

BREAKING: U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall will not seek re-election

Goddamn she's good

Henry Ford Deserves Exposure, Not a Pass, for Spreading Hatred

This will NOT be a rant. I'm too damned tired for that.

Shovel snow off driveway with a piece of plywood

U.S. to end tomato trade pact with Mexico, threatening duties

EPA wins new chance to argue against pesticide ban (chlorpyrifos)

Ted Lieu: "We expect Whitaker to appear tomorrow."

Republicans are begging a top Democrat to drop the quest for Trump's tax returns

Booming economy? For South Florida residents, barely getting by is increasingly the norm

79 degrees today. My bread is rising nicely...

SiriusXM Progress is reading tweets from Trump Supporters (taxes)

Isis leader believed to have fled coup attempt by his own fighters

Isis leader believed to have fled coup attempt by his own fighters

The Trump family: 3 generations of grifters and criminals...

Interracial Couple Face Discrimination when they Meet the Parents What Would You Do?

Judge Pauley's decision not to reveal...makes a reference to witness, tampering (etc) aimed at Trump

U.S. lawmakers renew push for penalties against Saudi Arabia

U.S. lawmakers renew push for penalties against Saudi Arabia

Nancy Pelosi: Patron Saint of Shade

Michigan State University to pay ex-lawyer Bob Young $1 million to go away

I believe Vanessa Tyson for a couple of reasons. One of which is...

LA County and State to Purge 1.5 Million Inactive Voters From Rolls

President Trump's gaffe touts 'abolition of civil rights' at National Prayer Breakfast

A small town in California has sunk more than 2 feet in the last decade, and it could be part of a d

Michelle Obama Lands in Labor Dispute at Tacoma Dome

Michelle Obama Lands in Labor Dispute at Tacoma Dome

Michelle Obama Lands in Labor Dispute at Tacoma Dome

Did Lanny Davis just drop a hint that Cohen will attend hearings

One of my heroes

So, what did Stacey Abrams do to prepare for the SOTU? Whovian alert!

Join me in commiseration. 10 years ago this month

Trump taps someone else from Fox News for his team (yes, again)

When Hillary Clinton ran in 2016, she'd released every year of tax returns since 1977.

Blue Forest Films presents...

Your Own Personal Kavanaugh - a brilliant essay by me

Just a real life story....

Ozzy Osbourne is in the hospital for 'complications from the flu'

Jeff Bezos Accuses National Enquirer of Blackmail

Did Trump call for abolition of Civil Rights?

AMI (National Enquirer)reached out to Bezos to blackmail him, Bezos

Chatty Cathy (aka Dumbass Donnie) has a new phrase.

Trump-GOP meeting boosts optimism about reaching border deal

Today's climate resembles Earth 115,000 years ago

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Friday, 8 February 2019

Not perfect, another Hero, for me

So,the 6 o'clock witching hour has come and gone. I guess Nadler didn't respond to Whitaker about

I've noticed something about this Milwaukee story...

Republicans have managed to convince one-third of the U.S.

Betsy Woodruff:" the Marshall of the Supreme Court is going to be very busy tomorrow"

Luckovich-Presidential checkup

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