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Rhiannon12866

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Gender: Female
Hometown: NE New York
Home country: USA
Current location: Serious Snow Country :(
Member since: 2003 before July 6th
Number of posts: 163,087

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Putin's Medals - Mark Fiore - Political Cartoons




Vladimir Putin seems to favor wearing suits but he may as well start festooning his jacket with all the medals he’s earning in his war on Ukraine. It seems very clear the quick “special military operation” is not going according to plan, I’d be pretty nervous if I were one of Putin’s military advisers.

I wouldn’t be surprised if we started to see some different generals sitting at those faraway tables during the Russian leader’s “meetings.” It may start to look like the old pre-Photoshop days when certain Soviet top advisers mysteriously disappeared from official photos (and existence).

The saddest part of an out of control warmonger is of course the civilians who suffer. The number of refugees fleeing the horrific war in Ukraine just surpassed 4 million — worse than the United Nation’s worst case predictions before the war. In addition to suffering Ukrainians, people in Russia are suffering under the oppressive regime of a tyrant who has ramped up crackdowns on the press and protesters — not to mention the fact that Russia has now become a pariah state with a cratering economy.



Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Thu Mar 31, 2022, 07:48 PM (0 replies)

Trump Asking Putin For Info On Biden Is 'Disgusting' Says WH Chief of Staff - Deadline - MSNBC



White House Chief of Staff Ron Klain discusses President Biden's speech on gas prices and what the U.S. continues to do to help Ukraine during Russia's invasion. Aired on 03/31/2022.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Thu Mar 31, 2022, 07:10 PM (1 replies)

I 'Fully Expect' That DOJ Will Hold People Accountable Says Rep. Luria - Deadline - MSNBC



Congresswoman Elaine Luria (D-VA), member of the January 6th select committee, discusses the latest developments in their investigation and the DOJ expanding their Jan. 6 investigation. Aired on 03/31/2022.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Thu Mar 31, 2022, 06:40 PM (2 replies)

People Are 'Scared To Bring Bad News' To Putin Says Julia Ioffe - Deadline - MSNBC



PUCK News Washington correspondent Julia Ioffe reacts to U.S. intel suggesting Vladimir Putin is being misled by his advisors. Aired on 03/31/2022.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Thu Mar 31, 2022, 06:21 PM (4 replies)

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 3/30/22

Careless Selfies Expose Russian Yacht Owners | Does Sen. Grassley Host Sex Parties?



It can be difficult to trace the owners of Russian superyachts, but authorities continue to find selfies on social media that help link oligarchs to their boats. In congressional news, Stephen is still waiting for an answer from Senator Chuck Grassley about the alleged annual gathering known as Chuck Grassley's Ass Jamboree.




Stephen Colbert's Cyborgasm: Robot Pooch Companions And China's Giant Space Snake



In this edition of "Cyborgasm," Stephen examines a robot that feeds treats to your dog, and takes a cautious look at China's latest space exploration technology.




Next On CSPAN3: The GOP Farm Subsidies And Orgy Committee



No one tell Ted Cruz when the next meeting is.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Thu Mar 31, 2022, 04:15 AM (1 replies)

12-Year-Old Ukrainian Refugee Gets Warm Welcome From New Classmates - The 11th Hour - MSNBC



After fleeing thousands of miles to escape the destruction in Ukraine, a 12-year-old girl gets a warm welcome from her new classmates in New Jersey. Aired on 03/30/2022.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Thu Mar 31, 2022, 03:27 AM (4 replies)

Real Time with Bill Maher guests - Friday, April 1, 2022

Real Time with Bill Maher continues its 20th season Friday, April 1 (10:00-11:00 p.m. live ET/tape-delayed PT), with a replay at 12:01 a.m., exclusively on HBO.

This week features a one-on-one interview with Nicole Perlroth, former lead cybersecurity and digital espionage reporter for The New York Times and author of This Is How They Tell Me the World Ends: The Cyberweapons Arms Race.

This week's in-studio panel discussion will include Laura Coates, CNN Senior Legal Analyst, author of the New York Times best-selling book, Just Pursuit: A Black Prosecutor’s Fight for Fairness, and host of The Laura Coates Show on SiriusXM; and Andrew Yang, founder of the new political third party, Forward, and author of Forward: Notes on the Future of our Democracy.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Thu Mar 31, 2022, 03:10 AM (3 replies)

Ken Burns Explores How Benjamin Franklin Is Key To Understanding Today's Turmoil - The 11th Hour MSNBC



As democracies are threatened around the world, there’s a new focus on the people behind the founding of democracy in America. Award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns explores how Benjamin Franklin is the key to understanding the turmoil we see today in his new documentary. Aired on 03/30/2022.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Thu Mar 31, 2022, 02:21 AM (4 replies)

Russian Invasion Of Ukraine Could Infringe On Space Program's Neutrality - TRMS - Ali Velshi - MSNBC



Ali Velshi reports on the return to Earth of two Russian cosmonauts and an American astronaut from the International Space Station, and note that sanctions on Russia for its invasion of Ukraine could hurt Russia's space program and other terrestrial politics could further complicate traditionally neutral space. Aired on 03/30/2022.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Thu Mar 31, 2022, 01:36 AM (2 replies)

For Ukraine, First Win On The Battlefield, Then Make Russia Pay - TRMS - Ali Velshi - MSNBC



Yevheniya Kravchuck, a member of Ukraine's parliament, talks about visiting the U.S. to lobby Congress for more military help in Ukraine's fight against Russia's invasion, and looks ahead to an eventual Marshall Plan to rebuild Ukraine, as well as reparations from Russia and an international tribunal for Russia's war crimes. Aired on 03/30/2022.


Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Thu Mar 31, 2022, 01:16 AM (2 replies)
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