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Archives: December 10, 2016

Criticizing the DLC, the Third Way and the Blue Dogs is not "bashing Democrats".

Poll: Majority of Americans unhappy with Trump's handling of the transition

Scott Pelley is SUCH a dork.

My beloved cat Patches died last night.

My battery is dead.

Russia and the Threat to Liberal Democracy

Democratic sources: Government shutdown unlikely to happen

Foes of Russia Say Child Pornography Is Planted to Ruin Them

Donald Trump, in Louisiana, Says He Will End Energy Regulations

GOP introduces plan to massively cut Social Security

Santa Trump - Luckovich Toon

Once Trump is inaugurated and actually becomes president, what will change?

FIGHT BACK !!!!!!!!!!!

Why Trump is so obsessed with generals

Serious question

I live in a country where about half of the population is comprised of fucked idiots! -eom-

This Ransomware Unlocks Your Files For Free If You Infect Others

I am blind with my hatred for orangeboy.

What are your favorite songs of Resistance, Refusal to Give In?

The Racial Empathy Gap: No Sympathy For The Black Working Class

new spider identified in indiana

Meet the new WHITE HOUSE

When Only a Curry Will Do

Tweet from the Washington Post-- US Investigators know the people

Secret CIA assessment says Russia was trying to help Trump win White House

Has discussionist been down for anybody else these last weeks?

Giuliani tries to save face after hes booted off SoS shortlist: My desire wasnt that great

Gambia's President Jammeh says rejects outcome of Dec. 1 election

People in Finland have found a brilliant way to disrupt 'anti-immigrant patrols'

GOP introduces plan to massively cut Social Security.

Fight Back (here's the names & contact addresses)

Donald Trump's 'Celebrity Apprentice' deal may include money from brands

Anyone else getting the feeling that this is the Pence admin with Shitler as the face man?

Funny how wikileaks hasn't been heard from since a certain date

Christmas and wanting

Breaking News WP tweet:

So the one who will be labor secretary said, in the pasat, that workers can be

Secret CIA assessment says Russia was trying to help Trump win election

Does Anderson Cooper work for Trump...

Anyone watching Rachel lately?

Jordan Reports On Judge Ruling Against DAPL's Request (+raising water level Lake Oahe)

Fake News: How a Partying Macedonian Teen Earns Thousands Publishing Lies for Donald Trump

First Solar commissions 250MW Silver State South project

Americas male employment crisis is both urban and rural

Wisconsin Experts Confident About Renewable Energy's Future, Even Under Trump

Republican Pornography

Trump MI dir. Terry Bowman to union officials at rally tonight: "Get on the train or feel the pain."

What comes next? How will democrats, the DNC, congress, etc. counter the Trump regime? n/t

Democrats concede: No shutdown over coal miner health benefits

Robert Reich: Trump is already abusing his power and acting like a two-bit dictator

Reid wasn't speaking out of his ass when he said Comey was sitting on a Russia bombshell

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseeker Thread! TGIF! Best of Malloy? Live, Uncensored & a new

Help and guidance needed.

Maddow is stunned. I am also. McConnell said NOT to tell the public before the election. WH

"Presidents Who Lost The Popular Vote..."

California Looks to Lead the Trump Resistance : Glad to be living in Golden state...

We're fucked. We're beyond fucked. We passed fuck 100 miles ago and are on our way to Double Fucked

Clinton won as many votes as Obama in 2012 just not in the states where she needed them most

Anyone Shitler tries to put on the Supreme Court needs to get the Garland treatment

So where is Melania since the election?

Breaking WaPo article: Secret CIA assessment says Russia was trying to help Trump win White House


What will it Take?

Are we finished here with the hero worship

How Islands of Honesty Can Crush a System of Corruption

Days BEFORE GOP rolled media w-FBI letter, they were in secret meetings with WH opposing disclosure!

Trump team memo on climate change alarms Energy Department staff

Thom Hartmann: Trump On The Couch (w. Guest: Dr. Justin Frank)

A tweet from Louisiana.

Who here thinks and McConnell and Trump are both Russian spies?

My little kitten is really sick.

It's No Accident...

Trump team memo on climate change alarms Energy Department staff

It is clear now why rudy giuliani is out as SOS, and Rex Tilerson is top on the list

18 U.S. Code 2381 - Treason

Womens' March on Washington secures a new starting point:

FUCK........................ JAMES "THE TRAITOR" ..................... COMEY !!!!

For Babylon 5 fans: which characters in the show are which real life figures.

Yoohoo! Democratic Leadership people? Where are you?

The Immigrant, His Country, and Trump

How's everyone doing

Barack Obama, Donald Trump Forge an Unlikely Rapport

NY has just finished counting absentee ballots.....President Clinton now has 2.8 million more votes

When someone shows you who they are, believe them; the first time.

Some will say the Russians didn't force Americans to vote either way, but they are wrong.

Declare Fraudulent Election...Redo Election

Hey Hair Twitler, in case you have been so busy with making tv shows, we are not going to let you

I just declined a jury duty - due to functionality rather than not wanting to rule.

The National Economic Council is tasked with, among other things, reigning in big banks like Goldman

Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson emerges as Trump's top Secretary of State candidate

No wonder Trump doesn't show up for intelligence briefings.

The coming brain drain.

If I were Hair Twitler, I'd be on my plane with my family on way to Russia.

Mitch McConnell should be impeached, thrown out of the senate along with Ryan..n/t

Arkansas Court puts basic biological truths ahead of same-sex parents rights

Anyone remember Stephen King's book Firestarter? The ending?

Looks like the lead might extend to 3 million..

So I think everyone should be meeting at state Capital Buildings.

The Trump treasoners will have a distraction in 10..9..8..7..

Info on cozy bear and fancy bear Russian hackers involved with the DNC

Friday Talking Points (418) -- President-Shaming Might Just Work

President Obama can save this country.

Accusations of Fraud at Wells Fargo Spread to Sham Insurance Policies

the russians didnt just influence the election, i think they put drumph up to it.

Critics: Alabama execution helps case against sedative

Mr. President Joe Biden, now that would be some FATE!

An open apology to Dolly Parton -- a heartfelt note to her I found on facebook

Paul Ryan is going to steal the election.

Now I understand McConnell's strategy regarding Garland and the Supreme Court...

Holy f****** crap

Bumbed-Out Giuliani Phones In His 'Resignation.' I ALMOST Feel Sorry For The Old Vampire.

Lawyer: Reno boy shot by school cop had been bullied, beaten

Professor Who Predicted Fall Of Soviet Union Just Made A Prediction About Trump.

This paragraph from the WP Russia story disturbs me

Another thought crossed my mind. How far back did mcconnell know that trump was going

The DNC needs to be PUBLICALLY appealing to the electors

School boss changes ruling, bans Confederate flag clothes

Detroit Free Press writer tweets horrific quote from the new Racist-in-Chief

Obama should have been giving daily news conferences...

Why nothing on CNN or MSNBC now about the CIA story?

Possible Terms We Could Use Against To Counteract USE of Term "Political Correctness"

Supreme Court: Kansas violated rights of man jailed 4 years

Somebody's got to stop this and some bodies need to hang for this.

MIT analysis of journalists & supporters of Clinton & Trump paints 'bleak picture' of political disc

Ex-trader at Cantor Fitzgerald indicted on securities fraud

Two Malibu property owners fined $5.1 million for blocking access to public beach

Republicans are modern day Nazis

Macedonian Teen Claims He Made $60,000 Producing Fake News Mostly Targeted To Trump Supporters

Just wathced a Vice program about how things got worse

Please join the chant by posting three words: LOCK THEM UP!

well in the hospital where no one quite

O'Donnell's Guest Outright Said Trump Was Marked/Groomed

There's also the not-small matter of Russia having committed an Act of War.

Sources: Google to give Cubans faster access to content

Why Did White Men Vote Against Russ Feingold ?

Obama Admin "will determine how much to share with the public once they see" Russia report

Sources: Google to give Cubans faster access to content

IMPORTANT- It Was Cheney's Office of Special Plans That Lied About Iraq!!!

Democrats cave and shutdown threat evaporates

Indigenous group in Peru vows to block oil drilling on Amazon ancestral land

ExxonMobil CEO Tillerson emerging as frontrunner for secretary of state

Indigenous group in Peru vows to block oil drilling on Amazon ancestral land

"Let's Not Pretend We Didn't Know This" - TPM on Russian meddling

What's To Stop Trump/GOP From Purging Democrats From Federal Jobs.

Trump Responds to Report of CIA Assessment Russia Intervened in US Election

Well, Electoral College Electors, turns out a vote for Trump is a vote for Putin. The ball's in

NYT - "Russia Hacked Republican Committee but Kept Data, U.S. Concludes"

Ohio 'heartbeat' abortion bill could be test case for overturning Roe v Wade

John Glenn drove the coolest car of any astronaut

Political Cartoon Idea

Can someone describe what the hell is going on ??

Hilarious tweet regarding the Russian interference

'Lost' Austrian film predicting rise of nazism restored and relaunched

No to ExxonMobils Tillerson for Secretary of State

RACHEL Maddow provided this report Secret CIA assessment says Russia was trying to help Trump

US Border Patrol uses desert as weapon to kill thousands of migrants, report says

US Border Patrol uses desert as weapon to kill thousands of migrants, report says

Looking for a holiday gift? (humor)

Imagine the Reverse of Friday Evening's News and Hillary had won the election after Putin Intervened

Joseph Biden young Joseph Biden then and now

Brazil's austerity package decried by UN as attack on poor people

Brazil's austerity package decried by UN as attack on poor people

Mexico quietly marks 10 years of drug war

Corey Lewandowsky recently attended a private meeting with a macro research firm.

When the Alt-right Meets the Aggies (Texas A&M)

Mexico quietly marks 10 years of drug war

July 27th was the day Trump invited Russia to hack Hillary Clinton's emails...

Interesting article from Aug. about the oil industry trying to lay groundwork for a Pres.Trump

Come Monday?

Pharmaceutical Executives Charged in Racketeering Scheme

Tennessee: Dutch politician, guest of Tenn. senator at RNC, guilty of hate speech

Check out this elephant webcam in Africa

Land of OZ; Russia Edition. Paul Manafort Returns to Trump Tower; on the phone with Pence regularly

Argentina's March of Resistance Continues Protest Against Macri

What Ever Happened To Paul Manafort?....

Selfishness of the .05% will rule this world soon...

Trump wants scientists names, salaries, publications etc

i wonder if HILLARY knew about the CIA revelation ... WASHINGTON POST STORY ????

Did you ever think as an American that you would long for the Bush years?...

So it turns out that GOP really stands for Gunsels of Putin.

This all kind of puts a new light on gen. petraeus and his use of classified material.

The Press Continues to Give Trump a Free Pass

Russia Trying To Get Trump Elected Won't Matter to Trump Voters or Rs in Congress

Robert Reich decimates Jeffery douchebag Lord..

Susan Olsen, aka The Brady Bunchs Cindy Brady, Spews Homophobic Hate Online

by Robert Reich:'The fact that the CIA has concluded that Russia intervened in the 2016 election

This is for 1StrongBlackMan. Kudos. Best thread ever

I've changed my mind, there are three candidates I think would be best 2020.

How Have The Cable News Channels - CNN, FOX & MSNBC Handled The WP Article...

For you legal beagles...??

Good god! Don't the Masses Care that THIS Man is Their New Leader for Life?

Wankers of the Week: Cursin of the Year

A lot, a lot, a lot of trolls lurking in the past few days on DU.

Remembering Viola Desmond

Undocumented Colombian Drumpf supporter gets deported?

NY TIMES has an article that talks about how the RNC was hacked by the

Puerto Rico investor awarded record $18.5 million against Swiss bank

Miami tech guru charged with fraud arrested in Malta, facing extradition

CIA says Russia intervened to help Trump win White House - From Reuters

There is special place in hell for Mitch McConnell! eom

Daily Holidays -December 10

Pinochet shadow looms over Chile 10 years after death

Pinochet shadow looms over Chile 10 years after death

Bibb County sheriff's death confirmed as suicide

Alabama Supreme Court demands JIC provide reason for keeping Moore case sealed

Aside from the instability of politics, there are wonders in the world.

Lawmakers: Hold school districts accountable if they falsified graduation numbers

Investments for teachers' pension fund earn 10% for year

A dogs owner lay dying so she went to the hospital for a final goodbye.

A dogs owner lay dying so she went to the hospital for a final goodbye.

It was voting machine protection McConnell said no to !!!

McTurtle chose his own power over the safety of the nation

Alabama removes 22 boys from religious boarding school amid allegations of abuse

VIDEO - Incredible: Baby birds hatch in family's Christmas tree

VIDEO - Incredible: Baby birds hatch in family's Christmas tree

Jeremy Corbyn considering radical plan to ban petrol car sales

July 18, 2016 GrOPer platform change

🐦 Sun Dec 11 - Bernie Sanders - CBS Face the Nation

Chief Financial Officer Of Furniture Company Sentenced For Accounting Fraud Against Bank, City

Trump-owned businesses received millions from Trump's campaign

Feds give Mississippi more of Cat Island

How many trademarks did Trump take out

Legislative budget panel proposes cuts, layoffs

Executive Pleads Guilty to $10.5 Million Bank Fraud

I don't think, Trump has realized yet what US history-books will write about his election...

McCrory Seeks to Withdraw Guilty Plea in Prison Corruption

Norfolk Treasurer Anthony Burfoot found guilty on 6 counts in federal public corruption trial

It makes the Orange ones nonintrest in national security briefings

Trump Says He Didnt Divide America. The New York Times Response Is Perfect

Ocean Springs spent $285,000 for a gym that was never built

Navy's futuristic-looking USS Zumwalt arriving in homeport

University of Southern Mississippi continues investigation of SAE fraternity

John Glenn hails Jeff Bezos space feats in letter written days before astronauts death

Can we NOW call him the Manchurian Candidate?

Stephen Fry: 'What is a humanist ceremony?'

My Trump-loving F/B Friend is in denial about the Russia tap into the RNC.

Empower women by standing for religious freedom

If you ever wondered what it feels like to be conned, this is it.

How eating like a Catholic can change your life

Hillary's vote total is now 2.84+ million more than Trump total

Top Republican a defiant response to intelligence on Russia's alleged involvement in the election

Trump has done "too little" to distance himself from white nationalists. Voters ARE paying attention

Russia withheld hacked RNC emails to help Trumps campaign: report

They are out to ruin Americans

We are gonna hear a lot about this guy, I think

Trump is going to Army-Navy game. CBS live interview.

Trump campaign guts GOPs anti-Russia stance on Ukraine

US to send 200 more troops to Syria to bolster Raqqa assault

Thought experiment.

Weekly Address: Its Time to Get Covered on the Health Insurance Marketplace

Mike Flynn himself used a forbidden private internet connection at the Pentagon!

You can't win elections if you don't grow up and stop hating voters

So I'm supposed to believe there is no proof of election tampering...

You can't win elections if you don't grow up and stop letting them STEAL them

What do you think Putin will ask for

Trump is 1st US president in 125 years without a pet; only animals Trump's kids around slaughtered

Homeland Security tied to attempted hack of Georgia's election database: Report

How the Democratic Party Lost Its Way

I would respect any Republican

Good article by Matthew Yglesias on Trumpian populism.

Why I Created the Steve Bannon Wiki Page Three Years Ago and What It Means Now

Need some DU help for a lost posting

Republicans plan to reintroduce Anti-LGBT religious freedom bill supported by Trump

Will our military save us from the Russian puppet tRump?

Is the GOP a White Nationalist party?

Obamas Send Out Their Last Christmas Card From The White House

GOP introduces plan to massively cut Social Security

Donald Trump Is Actually a Fascist.

Must Watch! The Coming War On China

Arlington County Residents: Petition opposing segregation in the new school boundary lines

I sure hope the BoBs and Greens and the rest of the alt-left are happy!

Congress needs to investigate Cambridge Analytica

If Trump and the GOP are in cahoots with Russia it is our patriotic duty to oppose him and them.

Congress needs to investigate Cambridge Analytica

Breitbart Loses So Many Advertisers That They Are Now Advertising Steve Bannon

I'm so mad I could spit/shit

Just spoke to Harry Reid on Russian hacking report: "I was right, Comey was wrong."

Good boy!

This thread explains Russia's successful hacking of our election using cyberespionage, online intimi

If the members of the Electoral College weren't allowed to change their votes as per the

U.S. sending more troops to Syria to help war on ISIS

Which Congressional Republican leaders BESIDES McConnell are traitors?

Electors need to award Hillary their vote. Period.

Teens tossing lit matches on trail started fatal Gatlinburg wildfire

Merkels party praised for labeling BDS anti-Semitic

Should we really be surprised Putin's United Russia party is aligned with Trump and his GOP party?


Russia Hacked Republican Committee but Kept Data, U.S. Concludes

Smerconish is all over the russian hack on CNN

Trump and the Republicans are now in debt to Putin and the Russians. Deeply in debt.

Fake news alert: Claim that famed Latina Trump supporter has been deported is wrong

Call them the RePolonium Party

Remember when Putin poisoned one of his opponents and messed up his face.

Here are the headlines from various online sites today regarding the Russian Hack

Bigger Than Watergate

If Trump is getting alternate security briefings he should be made to disclose who

How much "dark money" is Russian money?

Anybody who isn't outraged by the Russian manipulation of our election is deplorable

IDEA: Stand up to him on him on Twitter!

From Coast Guard to Alaska Native tribes to climate facts,love the weaving together in newist EO.

Who here can set up a twitter thing? We need #McConnellTraitor to blow up

Joy Reid is covering the WAPO article

Anyone remember the last time a President ignored his security briefing?

Harry Reid thinks Comey should resign. msnbc right now

Denver Police SEIZING Blankets From Homeless As Evidence Of Violation Of Camping Ban.

FOX NEWS Poll: Should the U.S. investigate allegations of Russian interference in the election?

Remember when the Russians massacred the Polish officer corp and blamed it on the NAZIS.

Saturday: time for a bath :) - yes - it's still about Lola

Tell us the TRUTH, CNN. Tell us the TRUTH, you network news divisions.. you can couch it however you

I Have Been Criticized For Calling Out The GOP On being A Genocidal Party.

Our campaign lost the election. But Trumps team must own up to how he won.

Ivanka Trump vacationing with Putins rumored girlfriend

In light of recent news America needs to see this picture again

Does Anyone Think The GOP Gives A Shit About Destroying The Country?

Flynn, Friendly with the Ruskies too

Yes, Joy! Yes! Break it down and make it where America can

We have a President Elect taking sides with Russia over our own intelligence agencies.

Is Trump the "Manchurian Candidate" ?

Without nukes Russia is a big gas station.

CIA knew the Russians were directly helping Trump win the election and told 12 leading Dems & Reps

Bombshell Secret CIA Report Says Russia Aimed To Steal White House For Trump

Well, at least now we know why they're called "Red" states

I am really f**king tired of hearing the phrase

if russians could hack the democratic NATIONAL committee computers, imagine....

So What Does Comey Get Out Of This

Col Morris Davis: 3 biggest influences on the life of DonaldTrump seem to be: Daddy's money, A sore

Put Sarah Palin In Charge Of FEMA. That Will Teach'em.

What I saw at the Michigan recount

What do we think of President Obama's handling of this Russian interference? I'm a bit flummoxed by

Fake News

Obama's Biggest Mistake Was Trying To Be Bipartisan.

so. Where is the punchline to this mess, this bad joke? Think about the recent headlines...

Move over, hanging chad..

Our Democratic leaders better damn well speak up about the Russians effing with our election.

Rep. Joe ( You lie!) Wilson (R-S.C.): on Trump conflicts: "Hes such a good businessperson"

Russian internference in our election requires a response

So when did it become the norm for adult children, nieces or nephews, to

12/9/16 MANY questions answered about "Presidents order to review on the Russian hacking"

Americans must demand that the Electoral College be given access to the Intelligence Reports

You do know that we only know a fraction of what went on with Russian interference.

Russian Hacking - Not Republican v. Democrat, but Traitor versus Patriot


The CIA concluded that Russia worked to elect Trump. Republicans now face an impossible choice.

Brilliant Elders Speak - Noam Chomsky & Harry Belafonte - (Democracy Now! 20th Year!)

The GOP unveils a 'permanent save' for Social Security with massive benefit cuts

Just got jury duty for the "Don't bash Democrats" rule

Smerconish/Spicer discussion on

Schumer calls for full investigation by Congress of Russian interference in U.S. elections

Donald Trump: Stop Appointing Campaign Donors To Your Administration

So The Republican Party As A Whole Is In Bed With Russia & Putin?

Trump will rule like a typical dictator. His GOP lackeys in congress will follow his lead

More than 20,000 sign petition to recall socialist Seattle councilwoman who urged Trump protests

Who were these 12 members of Congress the CIA briefed?

While You Were Offline: The Weather Channel Rains on Breitbarts Parade of Delusion

Demand to see a full report. Ask what Roger Stone was up to?

Weekend TOON Roundup


A question for lawyers and Constitutional experts on DU.

"Putin got just what he wanted: Trump as POTUS and America turning against itself..."

So along with being a party to treason--the GOP now is in the grasp of Putin

The Congressional Oath of Office - Those Covering Up Russian Interference Are Violating It

Wouldn't it be nice if we had supported our moderate Dems in the Red states,

Russian Interference Could Give Courts Legal Authority To Install Clinton

Senate Dem Leader: Intel Community Must Hand Over Info On Russian Hacking

Hey Assange, how about leaking the CIA Putin/Trump report?

What were the tRump people communications with Russia

help -- i have a question about the friday senate vote on the spending bill

Recount? who needs or wants a Recount? It might cause problems....

At 3.37 ppm over November of 2015, November 2016 is the worst November for new carbon dioxide...

Let's have a national discussion on voting! An out in the open town hall discussion!

Trump voters. " If only i had a brain"

Time's person of the year shouldn't be Donald Trump: its clearly Vladimir Putin

Hillary told us -

GOP Debate: Trump promises, multiple times, to leave Social Security as it is

It was Hillary's fault I tells ya:

Russian connections to the alt-right

About that TIME cover

New compilation of short stories

FedEx's Smith Critical of Trump Opposition to NAFTA, TPP

Trump will hire foreign workers to staff Mar-a-Lago this winter with H-2B visa's like last year!

The Democrats were losing rural America long before the Russians ever got involved


So what do we do now, post Russian coup?

A scotus justice intervened in 2000 for shrub so why cant one now for the rights of voters

Where are all the "Oath keepers" and militia nuts?

Muslim teen who reported NYC subway harassment reported missing

"No puppet. No puppet."

Maine pastor in midst of divorce leaves rehab, kills daughter and self after spray-painting

Schumer calls for full investigation by Congress of Russian interference in U.S. election

How do you go back to business as usual when treason is afoot? You can't.

Russians flock to U.S. real estate after Trump victory

Reid: Comey should be investigated in wake of Russia report

My brother and trump seem to have the same personality/psychological

I've not thought of this song in decades - but it just came to mind re where we are

What do you bet the Sunday politicial shows ignore this Russian interference in our election?

I'll Bet Rudy Giuliani Is Angry as Hell

I'll Bet Rudy Giuliani Is Angry as Hell

Nobel Peace Prize: Santos calls for 'rethink' of war on drugs

Squee attack!

Merrill Brokers Get Ultimatum: Refer New Customers or Face a Pay Cut

another pharaoh ant incursion into my my crib: smashed!

The Chao appointment is payoff for McConnell keeping his and everyone's mouth shut

Donald Trump to Russia: hack and publish Hillary Clinton's 'missing' emails 6/27/2016

A scotus justice intervened in 2000 for shrub so why cant one now for the rights of voters

Man With Parkinson's Uses Cannabis For The First Time & Shows The Rapid Change He Undergoes!

Bob Baer on CNN says this is a constitutional crisis...

Legion of Republican Rat Bastards - Election 2016 Edition

If I were president and the evidence of Russian interference in our election was unimpeachable...

Contact The Electors

Trump is a Liar, so liars lie.......

It's a given that Russia messed with the election.

why didn't clinton take up the recount in michigan???

What if Trump uses Putin's hackers to undermine his domestic opponents?

Anyone knows? How did the teabaggers do this election?

The amount of corruption coming our way is going to be mindboggling.

Protesters gather as Donald Trump heads to Baltimore for Army-Navy game

Even Richard Nixon tried to use the FBI and IRS to harass his opponents.

Dem "political power systems" need to adopt a less hackable architecture.

The repubs always seem to attempt to cheat during Presidential elections. However,

NY Times Op-Ed Calls For Trump To Threaten Nuclear Armageddon

"Michael Moore predicts Electoral College will deny Donald Trump"

A Veteran Spy Has Given the FBI Information Alleging a Russian Operation to Cultivate Donald Trump

Russia's Man at State

How do I find a user?

Do the working people of america deserve to get hurt badly?

Ada Lovelace (regarded as first computer programmer) 10 dec 1815-27 nov 1852

LIVE NOW on Politics Done Right - Is Donald Trump a Russian Puppet, Russian Spy, or a Useful Idiot

Ada Lovelace (regarded as first computer programmer) 10 dec 1815-27 nov 1852

Ada Lovelace (regarded as first computer programmer) 10 dec 1815-27 nov 1852

Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson named secretary of state: reports

"Not a puppet, YOU'RE a puppet"

MSNBC - Rex Tillerson named Sec of State

Can we now call Trump, "Putin elect?"

OH DAMN! Thr Con just pickedf Rex Tillerman of Exxon, as Sec of State.

Congress sends bill to Obama on civil rights-era deaths

Udall isn't running for gov

Joe Biden said we were more divided in the 60s.

A Reminder from George Takei

News Deflection from the trump administration....he claimed he was going to release SOS next week

How to maneuver the "hang 20" with a skateboard.

Trump transition team for Energy Department seeks names of employees involved in climate meetings

Guardian says Putin should be Time person of the year

Seattles minimum-wage experiment offers encouaraging results

New article on NBC online breaking news:"CIA concludes Russia Mounted Operation to help Trump win"

Bear in a blind.

McConnell Covered Up CIA Reports That Russian Hacks Were Aimed At Electing Trump

Which side are you on: Russia or America?

The most significant successful covert operation in history?

Trump is appointing people to the agencies these people hate, and that is why everyone of them

F*ck no, he did not win the election, he is not my president, and I don't quarter traitors.

Is there a running list of Trump appointees and their histories?


One of the most important posts on DU today ..... Trump's team did not deny the Russian hacking

"Get the girl to check the numbers" said John Glenn. If she says the numbers are good...

Brother says former US Sen. Hagan is in intensive care

Dream a Little Dream of Me...

Comrade Trump

Where has Obama been all summer on this Russian hack?

last time Trump held a press conference, 136 days ago, was when he encouraged Russia to hack Clinton

Tennessee Capitol Press Corps Responds to Reporter's Exclusion From GOP Caucus Meeting

Does anyone find it odd that just yesterday, Rudy Giuliani, said "No Go" on Secretary of State?

Democrats' State Senate Leader Foresees Clashes with Haslam

Was a Trump Server Communicating With Russia? Ah... Yah.

Russian involvement in US vote raises fears for European elections

"Hidden Figures" official trailer--official release 25 december 2016

How many Russian spies are in our congress and house? The r's certainly act like

Could someone with the requisite skills please post sound files of Russian profanities

Performance audit finds key failures within Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission

does pootie poot have a sex tape of cheeto? graphic warning.

To put pressure on Putin, you put pressure on Exxon Why Rex Tillerson/Exxon/Russia/Trump

REDiculous, am i right, COMRADE?!


Venezuela Seizes Nearly 4M Toys, Will Give Them to Poor Kids

Trump team tells Obama to "move on" RE: Russia, compares cyber-hacking intel to Saddam & WMDs

Vols will wear 'Smokey Grey' jerseys in bowl to honor Gatlinburg victims

We're experiencing a Russian coup d'etat

New Tennessee plan would give school districts more control

Ex-CIA operative: We may need a new vote

State probe of Jeremy Durham's campaign finances expected to extend to 2017

Sources: Teens toying with matches started Gatlinburg wildfire

We Have Moved Beyond Partisanship Into Sectarianism Like Belfast, Ireland.

For Decades, Republicans Condemned the Russians.


Remember the Slate article about the Trump tower server...

"Get the girl to check the numbers" said John Glenn. If she says the numbers are good...

Most Republicans are beyond redemption but I can think of four who would vote for an investigation

Now it begins...The privatizing of The USA!

If our Democratic leaders cannot recognize a coup d'etat

Worse Than Watergate: The Man Behind the Coup Is Literally Above the Law

Are there any patriots left in the GOP?

WSJ: 'Friends and associates said few U.S. citizens are closer to Mr. Putin than Mr. Tillerson':

Today's petitions

All that is left now is for Russian tanks to roll into Washington with

It's starting to look a lot NOT like Christmas. . .

So it looks like conservatives NEVER had an issue with socialism as long as it goes to white people

Turkeys Recep Tayyip Erdogan Seeks to Consolidate Power With Overhaul of Constitution

Christmas wishes

Deeply in debt to Russia, Donald Trump may have only run for President to avoid bankruptcy

Whoa! Lindsay Graham tweet on Russia:

Is Trump targeting climate researchers?

Ostrich Egg Omelette! okay this is different

The electors do not live in a vacuum.

'Member Obama in 2008?

THROW TRUMP OUT DC HOTEL DAY 1 violation of the lease!

Looks like maybe Ford is going to shake Trump down for a few million

US Intelligence Officials: Our Warnings To Europe About Russian Hacking Were Too Late

Did You See What They Did?

Everything is coming together to make sense

This Is Our Tiananmen Square

What's the word for government by corporations?

Please support TX elector Christopher Suprun.

Should gen. petraeus' handling of classified material be given a closer look as well?

All the Russian stuff kind of puts a new light on the militarization of our police forces.

An Alt-Right Makeover Shrouds the Swastikas

Today's mandatory glam content, complete with T. Rex video

My thoughts as to why President Obama had to stand down on the hack before it happened

"It's Ayn Rand's America Now"

Goldman Sachs CEO: Trump Not a Dangerous President

AP: Ethics Experts Concerned Over NBCs Mind-Boggling Ties To Trump


Tweets from Nate Silver

Anyone who has not seen the movie or read the novel "The Manchurian Candidate" needs to either see

Republicans respond to Obama and Schumer call for investigation of Russian hack

The US designed an insecure Internet and operating systems for routers, PCs, and smartphonnes

Romney's Pride

Rare sighting of pink dolphin in Louisiana lake is leaving the masses speechless

did y'all hear who is going to be Tillerson's right hand man? you guessed it: John Bolton

South Korean President Impeached in Stunning Fall

If you installed solar +/or wind, what do you wish you had known? If you're thinking, what questions

The era of Tangerine Terror is upon us

No,team dump, the CIA did not tell the Bush misadministration that Iraq had WMD.

This is Not Fake News...

Jorhn Cornyn: Russia hack is "serious," but hardly "news"'s been "going on for years"

Some guy is saying a public prayer at the Army Navy game.

Manny ready for a walk, then chilling with Daddy in the sunroom.

With all of the talk

So now that it seems that it's official that Russia meddled in the election...

The CIA's Russian Hacking Confirmation

Isn't this hack the exact reason we have an electoral college?

That Tillerson guy got a Fellow Traveler award from Putin.

Breaking: Donald Trump selects Official White House Pets

So it's going to be EXXON MOBILE'S REX TILLERSON for SoS and he's

Charles P. Pierce: Russia's Interference in This Election Should Not Be a Surprise

The end of Westworld is a great time to revisit Michael Crichton's 1973 film

Should President Obama order Congress back to session?

This cannot stand

Anyone else notice BreitBart news coming up a lot more in Google searches?

7/25: Suspected Russian hack of DNC widens.includes personal email of staffer researching Manafort

One of the reasons the GOP is comfortable with Putin's interference in our election.

Whats wrong with conservatism and Republicanism? There is no kindness in them

Jan 20, 2017

Our Glorious Leader.....

Why aren't these traitors being frogmarched out of Congress? Are we really expecting

ExxonMobil to take over State Department

I am wondering why this Russian hacking story was outed late Friday and when Congress left

So will tomorrow's yak-yak shows be full of this Russian stuff? Or not?

No wonder he's been ducking the intelligence briefings

Because of all this crap...

Now that it looks like the Russians stole the election...

Putin wanted Trump in to weaken the United States

Teen Vogue: Donald Trump Is Gaslighting America

CBS is playing up Trump at the Army-Navy game bigly

Fairview Oregon-by the Columbia River-Ice Storm Buddha!

And once again it is proven, as it has been so many times over the decades -

Putin? Rex Tillerson of ExxonMobil Expected to Be Named Trump's Secretary of State: Sources

What's for Dinner, Sat., Dec. 10, 2016

Those that believe we can lose our democracy and get it back in 2 or 4 years...

The Estonians have a phrase they use around broken-down pieces of crap.

Dear Russia, welcome to our government...

It has to be asked: Could the Russians have hacked DU?

So the icing on the Coup is two more Senate seats gone

Trump, Mocking Claim That Russia Hacked Election, at Odds with G.O.P.

I'm less "Afraid of the Russians" than I am disgusted by Jump, darn dolt.

Update on Autumn Contest

Electors, CIA concludes Russian hacked election to help Trump win. Any more reason needed to cast

Trump is appointing people who hate the agencies they will lead

Has anybody created a set of Matryoshka dolls

7/25: Suspected Russian hack of DNC widens.includes personal email of staffer researching Manafort

It is now just 9 days before the Electoral College vote. Where the hell is James Comey?

The airwaves are filled with Russian sympathizers

Bloomberg: Minimum-Wage Foes Tripped Up by Facts

I wake up this morning and the media is all abuzz about the Russian hacking...

The Anti-Coup by Gene Sharp is available for free download or purchase

The #1 headline at the Guardian

Lapel pins

A quote from a german revolutionary turned US Civil War General turned US Senator

Russia Signs Rosneft Deal With Qatar, Glencore

CNN: Trump Slams CIA

Just a reminder about the CIA and Iraq, since DT is lying (again).

Best cold season tip for all

Anyone else boycotting the Army Navy game today?


Do Canadians and people in Europe think they are safe

Republicans CANNOT gut Social Security with "reconciliation"...they'd need Democrats.

Now the ASSHOLE is being interviewed at the Army/Navy Game !!

November 8th was

People have the Power!

Miles Lord, judge who played pivotal role in Minnesota history, dies at 97

Representative Sam Johnson playing a trade-off game on Social Security? Will the Democrats play?

Russian Hacks Just Gave Courts Legal Precedent To Replace Trump With Hillary - Occupy Democrats

The alt right fake news is starting...

Anyone remember that old ABC mini-series "Amerika"?

So, I guess Comey

DFL Central Committee meeting today: Resolution 54 is soundly defeated.

"They're chanting Make America Great Again" Trump at the Army-Navy game

Guess it's time to learn Cyrillic

Regarding Trump's disaffection for security briefings:

I just sent a note to my two republican senators

Did anyone else who was subjected to the idiot interview with Drumpf at the Army-Navy

Do the Republicans understand what Trump is up to?

So if the old relationship between the US and USSR was the Cold War

War on Christmas: I attack and defile America's most sacred holiday tradition!

The real patriots of America (Democrats, Independents, etc) will never forgive the GOP for handing

interesting Patton Oswalt quote on FB

We now know with near-certainty that Russia did this with the goal of electing Trump president.

Chairman of committee investigating Gov. Matt Bevin resigns

Patti Smith sings Dylan's A Hard Rain at the Nobel Ceremony

Sign Petition to Joe Biden and Senate Democrats: Confirm Merrick Garland To Supreme Court on Jan 3rd

Trump, Mocking Claim That Russia Hacked Election, at Odds with G.O.P.

Russian Interference Could Give Courts Legal Authority To Install Clinton

Past presidents and presidential candidates, we need you!

I beware of my lawnmower. Those things should be banned.

Former Personnel Cabinet Secretary Tim Longmeyer pleads guilty to state charge in bribery case

Okay...let's drop the blame game

March 24, 1989

U.S. intel agencies confirm Russia hacked RNC. Was RNC blackmailed? Here's timeline that raises Q

France's new prime minister seeks state of emergency extension

Why didn't I see this before?? He's playing REAL LIFE version of The Apprentice!

Rent-a-Jew project hopes to ward off anti-Semitism in Germany

Regarding the Electoral College are rural dwellers more valuable than urban dwellers

Remember when many of us thought the Dem primaries were rigged?

From Washington, influencing Ethiopia's politics

From Reagan telling Gorbachev to tear down that wall...

I want them all investigated! Every talking head who is making jokes about the Russian hack,

Frankfort Police Department placed woman in mans home despite his four-decade rap sheet

Trump seems to be a HUGE supporter of the U.S. military

Kentucky teacher goes in labor, delivers baby at school

Tell me, does it feel to live in "Interesting Times"...?

Toxic terms from Hitlers era trending in Germany

Bevin calls transgender bathroom legislation unnecessary and silly

So what's going on at RT these days?

I Understand The Most Sought After Xmas Toy In Russia Is Called....

a cartoon from 2013... still works today

The revelation that Putin put his finger on the scale for him has Trump and the Deplorables aflutter

The really good news for me

Thousands flee Syrias Aleppo as al-Assad nears victory

Top Congress Members Call For Investigation Into Russian Interference In The Election

Trump fan Susan "Cindy Brady" Olsen fired from radio for calling listener a 'pathetic little c*nt'

postmortem is now about the USA - "Amerika" TV series 1987

I have an idea why Cheeto Benito has surrounded himself with so many generals.

The Parmelee Post: UVM Lab Directs Resources Into Cloning Bernie Sanders

Fans of Thom Hartmann... How do you feel about him working for RT?

So the RNC was hacked by Russia but info not leaked to wikileaks? Did Putin tell Trump

Krushchev bangs his shoe and shouts in Russian, "We will bury you!" Well?

Bloodbath in Istanbul: Terrorists kill at least 13 in machine gun and twin bomb attack on Turkish ri

Tillerson Will Be Paired with Bolton

General Strike II

Where is Bernie Sanders?

Florida pizzeria unveils gold and caviar pie to celebrate Donald Trump

Bernie Sanders activists push Nina Turner to run for Ohio governor

"Cindy Brady" goes off her nut, gets fired from hosting a radio show...

Brother says former US Sen. Kay Hagan is in intensive care

100% Sure Thing....NOT

Democrats in denial over loss; globalization to blame

Congratulations Army on your 21 -17 win over Navy....

Well one thing for sure, the price of oil is about to go up. I wonder if rust belt thought

Watch this and cry - with joy

"the same CIA that had bad intel on Iraq " uh, .. no

Democrats wake up! Poll: Trump's jobs offensive is scoring points with Dems and independents

CIA concludes Russia interfered to help Trump win election, say reports

Clinton staffers react to 'soul crushing' report on Russian influence

wasn't it Bush administration officials that misled about Iraq WMD ?

Colbert asks: Norm Or Law?

#Calexit is looking better by the minute.

Rachel Maddow It's good to have you back.

I almost committed road rage today.

Russian Interference Could Give Courts Legal Authority To Install Clinton

Reid: Comey should be investigated in wake of Russia report

Bipartisan Group Raises Red Flags About Trump's Conflicts of Interest

ICYMI - Did Russian hackers elect the U.S. president? Dont believe the hype.

Pelosi to Trump: intel didn't state that Iraq had WMDs; The Bush-Cheney WH made that misrepresentat

Red-suited SantaCon pub crawl revelers fan out across NYC

Anonymous Leaks to the WashPost About the CIAs Russia Beliefs Are No Substitute for Evidence

"Putin's Puppet" is his name now. He's a patsy, a sap