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Archives: December 19, 2016

Leak reveals Rex Tillerson was director of Bahamas-based US-Russian oil company

Trumps victory tour before and after swearing in are smart politics and PR

Republicans answer...So What...

Rex Tillerson Russia and Exxon Neftegan (AKA ENL)

My 1000th post! We in the liberal community have to

Russian state TV accuses the CIA of planning a coup against Trump

Pros & Cons with Atheist Channel Being Renamed Nonreligious

Dispute at Joplin, Mo., senior housing complex over religious Christmas decorations

hello fellow democrats

History Tells Us What Will Happen Next With Brexit And Trump

I like this pic of Pres. Obama and our First Lady.

I fear Democrats are being nose-led into all the wrong priorities

Final wind-turbine rule permits thousands of eagle deaths

Our 1933 Moment

Virtually ALL Dems and progressives want the Electoral College abolished

Oakland Raiders clinch first playoff berth since 2002

Congratulations to the Colts' Frank Gore ...



Take a knee America.

Since when do we blame the victims of a crime for the actions of the criminals?

Throwback: Trump supporter left looking like a penny waiting for change (video)

Trump Humpers Would Start A Civil War If Electors Revolted. Don't Expect It To Happen.

Zsa Zsa Gabor, actor and socialite, dies aged 99

38 38 38 38 38 38 michael moore's letter to electors 38 38 38 38 38 38

One good thing happened in 2016

How were we supposed to reach 'Rural Whites' and still maintain our base?

Trump skips US security briefings, while his staff receives secret briefing from Israeli Mossad.

Keynesian economics: is it time for the theory to rise from the dead? Good Read

UPDATED Photos: Bernie and Jane shopping at Costco

Michael Moore: 'We Have To Keep Fighting' All In MSNBC

The Amerikantsy

Tillerson Is Director of US-Russian Oil Company

Does this sound like the GOP and their putative leader?

Is the GOP Stepping Into an Obamacare Trap?

Republicans charge forward with repeal of health care law, but few are eager to follow

WaPo; Im a scientist who has gotten death threats. I fear what may happen under Trump.

Texas electors face threats for defecting: Vote for Trump or we rape your wife and daughters

A decent breakdown of all things real and fake news

Just got out of Rogue One (Non-Spoiler)

The door buzzards were hung by the chimney with care...

Why do Deplorables lie about America's demographics to make it whiter than what it is?

This is prolly gonna come in handy now....

Had an encounter with a Muslim man and his wife yesterday

Can the "2016 Postmortem" be ended?


Koterba toon: Fake NEWS!!!


What are the chances

Donald Trumps Team Tones Down Skepticism on Russia Hacking Evidence

New Poll Reveals Why People Didn't Vote in the Election; Craig Newmark Foundation!

Could Hillary have clotheslined her way into the White House?

from Senator Sanders:

Trump aides on Russian meddling wonder: Does it matter?

In Cuba, American tourists increase demand for hotels

Must read - "History Tells Us What Will Happen Next With Brexit And Trump"

I feel like I am in the middle of a Twilight Zone episode...

Just my gut feeling...I think this thing is going to go to the House of Reps.

The Syrian White Helmets - Humanity at Its Best

Hillary WON the hearts of the voters. She lost the Electoral College,

What Obama should have said at the press conference

Trump said POTUS wasn't born here so Jerry Seinfeld

Aligning our country with Russia destroys NATO

My plans for January 20

Trump sides with Russians over US intelligence

Advice needed...

Donald Trump is B.P. Richfield!

Standing Rock: Winter Solstice

*Watching The Sound of Music (on ABC.)

It isn't December without...

Packers-Bears was so cold, the players' helmets cracked

2016 in one picture

By The Way. About That Electoral College Thing...

Our fate as a Party and a country may depend on 5 or 6 Republican Senators

Hillary Rodham Clinton ...


(Obama's greatest hits) "There's no smooth transition from ballet to LED ZEPPELIN "

Hundreds arrested in Venezuela cash chaos, vigilantes protect shops

Congo's Kabila faces test on streets as his term expires

Saudi Arabia, U.S. play down reports of curbs on military support

For the history books ---

Israeli occupants of illegal West Bank outpost agree to relocate

Yerushalayim Shel Zahav - Ofra Haza

Here's what waiting on the other side of January 20th.

Nigerian man charged in hacking of Los Angeles county emails

Nigerian man charged in hacking of Los Angeles county emails

State again orders homeless be sheltered when its 32 degrees

FPI wants to keep millionaires tax, expand credits for low incomes

Senior adviser on Trump's diplomacy: 'I can't keep up with the tweets'

New York, 19 other states file suit against generic drug makers

Twitter banned me from advertising!

Trump gets a new performer for his inauguration.

In support of immigrants.

tRump can't even handle SNL or Vanity Fair

The Orange Punk is already a POTUS

"Hillary's popular vote win came from CA." Here's the answer to that:

After writing off $1.2 billion electric utility debt, Argentina's Macri blames A/C use for crisis

After writing off $1.2 billion electric utility debt, Argentina's Macri blames A/C use for crisis

Classical Music (BEWARE!!!)

Trump satire around the world

from Robert Reich 'It's important to be realistic about what were up against

Rochester fishmonger admits $1.2 million food stamp fraud scheme

Xerox ordered to pay $4.9 million in legal fees

Israel Exploring Gas Link With Azerbaijan

When the Trumpster lies like a 14 yr know we are in deep shit

Anti-Trump carolers the Nasty Women's Chorus are here to make the season bright

Since the door buzzard thread was resurrected in the spirit of holiday merriment, I decided to

I hope this backfires on Putin.

What happened to braves thread ?

Bullies in the Schoolyard

Hula: Preserving Native Hawaiian Language and Culture

Widespread hazards found in Amherst's low-income housing program

Japanese in Hawaii with John Hokutani and Derrick Iwata

Two men stabbed in Times Square

Deck the challahs!


Nearly $2M in psychedelic mushrooms seized from Brooklyn grow house

Deck the challahs!

Legislature candidate stands by FB post calling for Muslim business boycott, calling Islam a false

Ban Ki-moon Admits UN is Obsessed with Israel

Russian military plane crashes in Siberia during emergency landing with 39 passengers on board

Israelis raise quarter of a million NIS for Syrian children

the song putin will be singing at the inaugural

Daily Holidays - December 19

Local governments alarmed as Metro says it needs an extra $1 billion over 3 years

Local governments alarmed as Metro says it needs an extra $1 billion over 3 years

Local governments alarmed as Metro says it needs an extra $1 billion over 3 years

"How many bad decisions does it take to put a psychopath on the throne?"

Were you paying attention? Take USA TODAYs super-tough year-end quiz

Its a pissing match: Cuomo defies de Blasio again

Trump's Vegas Steakhouse was Shut Down in 2012 for Health Violations

RWers claim Star Wars-boycott success because movie did just excellent, not fantastic

When Donald Trump Partied With Richard Nixon

McGrumpy US Marshal arrested for pointing gun at McDonalds cashier

The resistance begins now: Fight back against Trump by helping this Virginia Democrat win next month

Homeless man throws coffee at Muslim woman, calls her 'terrorist' in Manhattan Dunkin Donuts

Red spray-painted swastikas in Long Island being investigated as hate crimes

Kerry will return to Boston, work in private sector

57 Years Later, Even the Library Had Stopped Counting the Fines

Ivanka looks to join DC temple with Trump-hating rabbi

Christie hits 100 days of shunning questions from N.J. reporters

Assembly speaker denies any deals on controversial Christie bills

$15 minimum wage hike proposal dead until 2018, Speaker says

Democrats in furious split over Christie's plan to kill newspaper jobs

Votes expected on Christie book deal, raises, legal ads

Lawmakers ignoring $7.4B boom in 'corporate welfare,' experts say

'Surreal' trumps 'fascism' as Merriam-Webster's 2016 word of the year

New Jersey firefighter shoplifts $7.98, loses job

Christie lashes out on Twitter on legal notices bill

Christie signs law for pension payment

Sharpton blasts state takeover at Atlantic City rally

Feds indict two men for alleged $6 million porno-trolling collection extortion scheme

Virginia Gov. McAuliffe Outlines Plan to Close $1.2B Budget

China disputes US claim it's top source of synthetic drugs

Do you REALLY want to understand Trumpers and white working-class voters? Please read this. Please.

Kerry's State Department legacy

Virginia Governor Proposes $31.7M for Mental Health, Opioid Crisis

Virginia Bill Would Ban Abortions After 20 Weeks

NATO, Russia diplomats in rare talks look to ease tensions

The Christmas tree: From pagan origins and Christian symbolism to secular status

Red Alert Smog Continues - Beijing Orders 1,200 Factories To Close Or Limit Output

Can't We Subpoena for Trump's tax returns??!!

Cat who went missing 11 years ago is back home, thanks to a microchip

Rabbi Lionel Blue has died

Winter '14 Storms Set Records @ 50% Of UK's Tide Gauges - But They Were Only "Moderate" Storms

Maryland Now Allows Blackjack Dealers to Hit on Soft 17

Creepiest Photo of the Year

CSPAN will have liver coverage of various Electoral votes today

Maryland state school board considering vouchers, charters for failing schools

Baltimore County weighs restrictions on rural 'solar farms'

Union pickets Gov. Hogan's holiday party over Maryland payroll glitch

US Department of Justice Sues Michigan City for Religious Discrimination

Wilmington to pay $1.5 million to settle McDole lawsuit

Delaware woman charged in $6 million fraud case

Music fights loneliess in rural Wales

Delaware officials avoiding Coastal Zone showdown

Mass held to campaign for former slave to become a Catholic saint

Is there any evidence that there is less mental illness in societies

Monday TOON Roundup

Anti-Trump redecorating at Barnes and Nobel


Congo Braces for Unrest as President Refuses to Leave Office

Gambia's Yahya Jammeh will be treated like a rebel leader if he doesn't concede, warns opposition

Pray every day for the lives and health of the Supreme Court Justices

Farrakhan sees a new opening for black separatist message

China Global Times: Trump "not behaving as a president, bears no sense of how to lead a superpower"

Ben Carsons Warped View of Housing

Obama quit smoking when he became President.

Trump Will Keep a Private Security Force

No Electoral Landslide - Trump will win with one of the slimmest margins in history

Judge dismisses 6 of 7 felonies against lawmaker

Palmer Amaranth In 49 Iowa Counties, Up 10X From 1/16; Glyphosate Effective So Far . . .

Feds: NY hedge founder indicted in $1 billion fraud case

UConn player sues over punishment for middle-finger incident

ND - 20,000-Barrel Oil Spill From 2013 Still Not Cleaned Up; Doesn't Even Have Projected Finish

Electoral College belongs in 1787: John Conyers Jr.

What would be your reaction if 38 EC peeps vote against

Duckworth warns Trump about filling cabinet with generals

I know it can't just be me..

Populists can radically change a country AND remain popular

Someone posted a great photoshopped pic of Trump plane

Did "the economic message not resonate", or is it that we just didn't want to LIE to them?

Reintroducing myself

Brady in seasons where he has played in more than 1 game

New Jersey aims to punish Icahn for closing Trump Taj Mahal casino

Report finds older Virginians lose $1.2 billion a year through financial exploitation

Donald Trump's Newest Cabinet Member Has Ties to Neo-Confederate Group That Inspired Dylann Roof

Some Virginia Democrats upset by venue for Electoral College ceremony

M$M and FUD: YOU'RE RIDICULOUS!!! Comey, Russia, Voter Suppression had NOTHING to do with HRC Loss!!

Gun-friendly Liberty University plans on-campus shooting range

state-run Chinese publication called out Trump as an amateur

Lawsuits against jails, sheriffs and state hospitals have cost taxpayers more than $38.6 million

GOP talking points are infecting the dialogue, even in our august environs.

Christine Lagarde, I.M.F. Chief, Is Found Guilty of Negligence

Ryan's Christmas Carol: Scrooge gets huge tax break---paid for by taking away Tiny Tims health care

Governor's proposed bonus falls flat with state employees, who want pay raise

Even archbishops receive death threats for supporting peace in Colombia

It starts at 10 AM ET: Today the Electoral College will seal our fates.

Even archbishops receive death threats for supporting peace in Colombia

I fear Democrats are laying the groundwork for future losses by refusing to learn from theft

Hopeless Afghan struggle to save boy sex slaves

: Delivering the Texas signatures to the Secretary of State!

"Is Your Love Strong Enough?"-Bryan Ferry featuring David Gilmour

"White people cant hang: Black Americans may be more resilient to stress than white Americans"

The GOP Meme Begins. "If You Are Against Trump You Are A Traitor To the Homeland."

"White people cant hang: Black Americans may be more resilient to stress than white Americans"

We Will See Excesses Like We Have Never Seen Before.

Irony: The Wolverines of "Red Dawn" would be Trump fans.

Artyon Performs 'BO$$' by Fifth Harmony - Lip Sync Battle Shorties

Goldman tRump Sachs

Good God in Butter .... I feel like shit.

Sen. Dorgan: Urgent priority investigate interference in 2016 election.

Merriam-Websters Word Of 2016: SURREAL

Donald Trump, Then and Now

All This Talk of Voter Fraud? Across U.S., Officials Found Next to None

Panthers owner Vincent Viola nominated Secretary of Army by President-elect Donald Trump

Trump picks another billionaire, for secretary of the Army

Ben Carson's Warped View of Housing - by the NYT editorial Board

Senate Democrats Should Just Say No

Why We Put a Transgender Girl on the Cover of National Geographic

This Modern World: "We are completely & utterly screwed. But Happy Holidays"

Danziger: What Trump Is Really Running

Jewish leaders in Richard Spencers hometown targeted in posting on neo-Nazi website

How Paul Ryan Plans To Teach Scrooge A Lesson

Trump has no idea how to run a superpower, say Chinese media (Guardian)

Pic Of The Moment: Separated At Birth?

Bill Clinton: Trump knows how to get 'angry, white men to vote for him'

Maine elector casting vote for Bernie Sanders

Senior GOP Lawmaker Calls for Investigation of CIA Director Over Media Leaks on Russian Hacking

Trump better not piss off the Chinese

The Electoral College voting has started. The results will be...

In two years, police killed 86 people brandishing guns that look real but aren't

Faithless Electors Speak Out...GUARDIAN

In 1969, Democrats and Republicans united to get rid of the electoral college. Here's what happened

Many electors are now stating those concerned should call the DOJ at (202) 514-2000, to delay the v

Maine elector will reject Clinton for Sanders

Turkey's post-coup military purge has cut its armed forces by a third and NATO is worried

Donald Trump,Deplorables. This Is Not Normal!

How how did the Russians affect elections?

My prediction for December, 2020.

The Nut - Hacker.... Cartoon

Many electors are now stating those concerned should call the DOJ at (202) 514-2000, to delay d vote

Axelrod's concerned for our republic.

2fer, another DRUMPF lie is documented (voter fraud) and reputable shrinks call for his mental exam

Alt-right shadow hangs over northwestern Montana town of Whitefish

With health benefits threatened, retired coal miners face impossible choices

Remember the old "Batman" TV show from the 60s?

Is anyone else excited by Obama's post-election soon to be initiatives?

The Obama legacy that can't be repealed

Hate and Guns: A Terrifying Combination

The GOP's radical tax plan - by the Washington Post Editorial Board

Alt-right shadow hangs over Whitefish

WSJ: Trump Counties Among Those That Have Benefited Most From Obamacare

Reporters play by Trumps rules, smile for camera over potato chips and champagne

UPDATED - Obama: For The Right, Political Correctness Is A 'Sense Of Victimization'

Uber Driver Stabs Beverly Hills Rider Multiple Times For Disrespecting His Car

Uber Driver Stabs Beverly Hills Rider Multiple Times For Disrespecting His Car

Uber Driver Stabs Beverly Hills Rider Multiple Times For Disrespecting His Car

Son's broken arm: Bill Huizenga says people must be responsible for own health care costs

Tom Arnold says he's got recordings of Trump using racial slurs and calling son a 'retard'

'They may destroy democracy': McCain rips fellow GOPers for stalling investigation of Russia hacks

Several New York hedge funders have been arrested and charged with $1 billion fraud

At least there's some good news today...No fine for Ezekiel Elliot's "donation"

Democrats in Trumplandia

WHOA!!!!....ACLU warns Trump, in NY Times full page ad

If Dr Seuss Were Alive Today

At least there's some good news today...No fine for Ezekiel Elliot's "donation"

Duterte executions plan is barbaric: Philippine critics

Here's what the biggest police union wants from Trump: Racial profiling, deport immigrigants

Russian ambassador Andrei Karlov 'wounded' in gun attack in Turkey

So Saddam had "no clue". Neither did Shrub. So why us worry about DRUMPF?!1

Trump supporting College kids now want safe spaces from people who don't support him.

Problem with Search

Supermoon over Spanish Castle

And people ask me what I have against chiropractors...

I'm looking forward to Donald Trump winning the Electoral Vote today...

Should California Threaten Secession To Abolish Electoral College?

Wisconsin Election Officials Reject Hand Counts After Electronic Scanners Make Big Mistake

Inequality Is Killing The American Dream

MSNBC - Russian Ambassador to Turkey shot at art exhibit in Ankara

NC to repeal stupid 'bathroom bill'

Machine Count Not Matching Hand Count - Racine Co WI

Former Secretary of Labor Proposes 'Freedom Concert' To Overshadow Inauguration

Obama says Democrats lost by not showing up

Part 3: Obamacare - Trouble on the Horizon for the Trump Administration

Part 3: Obamacare - Trouble on the Horizon for the Trump Administration

Russias ambassador to Turkey shot, some news reports say he has died.

The Used- "The Taste of Ink"

Greg Palast - Lynching By Laptop?

Austrian far right signs deal with Putin's party, touts Trump ties

Electoral College live updates, ETA kitten cam & polar bear cam

So first faithless voter is voting for Sanders in Maine

Trump private security force playing with fire

Trump Rallies Are Meant To Gear Up Supporters To Attack Anyone Who Protests Him & To Attack Hillary.

"It's that time of year again. Time for the best Christmas song ever."

Russia's ambassador to Turkey fatally shot in Ankara

Universal Healthcare Program will continue in Georgia (the country)

Obama says Democrats lost by not showing up

I don't fucking care where the money comes from - as long as it's legal. We are at war with the GOP

How to Cook Ham

OxyContin goes global -- "We're only just getting started" (LA Times Investigation)

Alcohol Poisoning Death Toll in Russian City Rises to 49

There is some magical thinking going on...

TOSSED ASIDE IN THE 'WHITE GOLD' RUSH Indigenous people are left poor as tech world takes lithium..

GOP Blocks Probes Into Trump-Russia Ties 9/30/16

Palestinians warn of 'chaos' if US embassy moved to Jerusalem

Russian ambassador in Turkey killed in gun attack at Ankara photo exhibit

From His Home in Russia, #Calexit Leader Plots California Secession:

Arctic ice melt 'already affecting weather patterns where you live right now'

Trump plans a private security force

Trump says: "I'm like a smart person."

From His Home in Russia, #Calexit Leader Plots California Secession

Republicans Have Tight Control of the House

Dana Rohrabacher says the public has a right to hacked emails

Why Trying to Flip Electors Is a Bad Idea

Indigenous people are left poor as tech world takes lithium from under their feet

Bana Alabed, girl who tweeted Syria horrors, escapes Aleppo with family

ALPHA observes light spectrum of antimatter for first time

Male or female physician: Does it matter in death, hospital readmission rates?

Blade Runner 2049

Photos: Electoral College Demonstrations - State Capitols

Live results...Its working! "One faithless elector has cast a vote in Maine -"

The Drug Price-Fixing Probe Is Just the Beginning (MYL, TEVA)

Fight fire with fire....

The internet shreds reporters who attended Trumps Mar-a-Lago party

Russian AMB. attacker is 22 yr. old Turkish police M.M.A from Ankara police special force dept PIC..

Bear's Smokehouse Owners Raising Minimum Wage To $15 An Hour For Most Employees

Trump plans to continue with his own security team and taxpayers will bear the costs..

Minimum wage going up in 21 states, 22 cities

If we were like them we would be slashing R electors' tires, blocking their entry to their voting

Report: Event Offers Donors Chance To Hunt With Trump's Sons For $500K

CO Rep. Gordon Klingenschmitt Says Gay People Are Throwing Christians Off Roofs (IT'S A METAPHOR)

City Official Apologizes After Tree Is Cut Down To Be Used For Trump Rally

Washingtons most exclusive meeting may lose its luster under Trump

National police union calls on Trump to reverse the ban on racial profiling

In Poland, a window on what happens when populists come to power

Teachers' union backs Bullard opponent for Democratic chair

Pennsylvania: No defections among Trump EC voters

Judge orders unsealing of Clinton email probe search warrant

Report: Ari Emanuel refused to open library of Miss Universe tapes

A humble reminder for my DU friends in California.

Today's petitions

Swiss shooting: Three wounded near Zurich Islamic centre

Minnesota doesn't f**k around with with faithless electors

Texas Cuts $350 Million From Medicaid, Disabled Children Hit Hardest

Ready for flooding: Boston analyzes how to tackle climate change

Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov shot dead in Ankara

Are you working this week?

Live results of the electoral college vote

I saw "Loving" yesterday. Hard to believe that people were once jailed for getting married!

Show this poll some DU love

Drug firms poured 780M painkillers into WV amid rise of overdoses

Minnesota elector refuses to back Clinton

Karl Rove Rips 'Pathetic Dems' for Refusing to Accept Election Results

The subtle, overlooked dangerous message in Donald Trump's latest tweet.

My daughter imitates my pouting granddaughter:

SEP 2016 Moscow welcomes the (would-be) sovereign nations of California and Texas

Philadelphia schools getting $750K in book money from DNC host committee

2:34 PM EST From the AP: "Maine Democratic elector casts vote for U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders

SEP 2016. Moscow welcomes the (would-be) sovereign nations of California and Texas:

SNLs Proud, Poignant Rap Tribute 'Jingle Barack'

Rebranding The Democratic Party In The Donald Trump Era

Philadelphia soda tax lawsuit dismissed

Democrat declared winner in Pennsylvania House race -- by 25 votes

Fake news hits home for Sedro-Woolley family

Study: Aging May Be Reversible In Mice

Reports: Truck runs into crowded Christmas market in Berlin; multiple injuries reported

These Universities Are Training The World's Top Coders

North Carolina Lawmakers Are In The Midst Of Pure Power Grab!

An Institution Created To Maintain Slavery Will Decide Our Next President...

Ex-Penn prof, leaving jail in wife's manslaughter, asks for funds

Chief Justice Roberts denies bid to force Senate action on Garland nomination

No honor this day, just dedicated *TO* him - a consolation for us:

Oh the poor delicate flowers. They have their feelings hurt over at

"Not now, Maureen. I'm on my smoke break."

"It takes willful blindness not to see the parallels between the rise of fascism"

How Germanys electoral college was set up to prevent another Hitler

Maine elector has vote for Sanders ruled improper, switches vote to Clinton

Call them Trump's defenders not his supporters. Suggest you do the same.

Trump's Budget Director Choice Is an Ominous Sign of Conservative Extremism to Come

Five pregnant women sue Allegheny County Jail alleging isolation, deficient nutrition

Would you consider a change to jury notification

Audit criticizes Health Department in the wake of high lead levels in Pittsburgh water

Choir of 2000 sing 'What a wonderful world' at Eaton's Centre.

Donald Trump Turns to Always-Wrong Pseudo-Economist Lawrence Kudlow

What's for Dinner, Mon., Dec. 19, 2016

Donald Trumps Final Lap, the Electoral College, Before the White House edited 2x

Report: DEA records show West Virginia flooded with drugs

Allentown Mayfair canceled for 2017; future uncertain

Unemployment office job cuts hit Tuesday, state offers tips for jobless callers

Hussein Osama F him!: Racists lose their sh*t after Obama says America is becoming browner

Washington State Electoral College...sigh

Pennsylvania school districts brace for higher pension costs

Gov. Wolf eliminating 'thousands' of unfilled state jobs

What exactly are the philosophical underpinnings of

Truck plows into crowd at Berlin Christmas market, nine dead

Berlin police: 9 dead, at least 50 injured in truck crash

What's the Matter with North Carolina? NYT Op/Ed

What exactly are the philosophical underpinnings of deplorabilism?

Man who stole $1.4M to pay online romance scam gets prison

Trump's Brownshirts

McCain: Russian election-related hacks threaten to 'destroy democracy'

12 immigration activists arrested at Pa. Capitol during anti-Trump protest

KING: Obama and the Clintons still have no earthly idea why the Democratic Party lost...

Trump's nominee for ambassador to Israel is unfit to serve

Texas Electors

Republican contradictions abound in the age of Trump - By Jennifer Rubin

From my chemistry days, I remember learning about Entropy. A quick look at the news reminded me.

KKK member plotted to kill Muslims - with a homemade death ray

Texas Electors

It's looking more like an accident in Berlin

Exclusive: Bill Maher Talks Trump, Russia and the War on Christmas

See the New Species Discovered in This Ecologically Threatened Part of the World

DA to court: Bar self-defense claim in former Carbondale cop's trial

November fifth warmest on record globally. 2016 on pace to be record year

Four Washington electors break ranks and don't vote for Clinton

A&E Is Making A Show About The Ku Klux Klan Called Generation KKK

What's the correct term for those books you buy for someone,

Red Wine Hot Chocolate Is a Thing, and Its (Surprisingly) Delicious.

7 Electors have tried switching their votes AWAY from Hillary. WTF?

Google Chrome Extension Allows You To Fact Check Donald Trump's Tweets

When the media says "Donald Trump said".....

Regardless of the Outcome, Five Electors Have Started The Process of Ending The Ridiculous

Hands off!

Say Elizabeth Warren wins 270-268 in 2020, and a Warren elector "votes their conscience."

Psychiatrists Call For Trump Mental Exam, Fear He Might Be Unstable

How does rich, orange ass taste? "Journalists" at Politico ...

The challenge for the new DNC Chairmen.

Deutsche Welle - Truck drives into crowd at Berlin Christmas market, several fatalities - live updts

Ex-Staffer Settles Federal Lawsuit Against Benghazi Committee, Gowdy

NC Republicans: HB2 Backlash Was Just Attempt By Dems To Win Guv Race!

Pregnancy Changes the Brain in Ways that May Help Mothering.

We had a pipe freeze and bust, but a motel here just lost 40 rooms

Internet erupts with mockery after Sarah Palin misquotes 'Gold Digger' to bash the New York Times

Trump said in 2014 that Russian hacking was a 'big problem'

Four Washington state electors break ranks and dont vote for Clinton

Hillary Clinton won the popular vote by nearly 2.9 million

Jedi is not a religion, Charity Commission rules

Everything you need to know about FADA, a 'religious freedom' bill supported by Trump's cabinet

Electoral College: Where the vote stands

North Pole On Track For Above-Freezing Temperatures Three Days Before Christmas: 55F Above Normal

from Chris VanHollen:

I know you feel proud of creating this place (and rightfully so) but do you ever feel like you

Who gets your vote for NFL MVP?

President Obama Grants 153 Commutations and 78 Pardons to Individuals Deserving of a Second Chance

General Pinochets long shadow still hangs over Chiles National Stadium

Pregnancy Changes the Brain in Ways that May Help Mothering.

General Pinochets long shadow still hangs over Chiles National Stadium

Who saves us?

An interview with a survivor of the Hiroshima bombing

Under political pressure, Kuwait cancels major event at Four Seasons, switches to Trumps D.C. hotel

House Republicans shut down investigation into Flint water crisis, blame EPA instead

EC vote, reported by NYT. Last @ 5 p.m.

7 people rescued after 39 hours trapped in Indiana cave

The Road From Here

Russian rat takes on 4 cats

With all the chaos in the world aren't you glad Americans chose steady leadership

Rapacious Putin: Three books revealing the depth of his corruption. ..

media narrative that Dems lost 'working class whites' is BS. the split was the ol' rural vs urban

media narrative that Dems lost 'working class whites' is BS. the split was the ol' rural vs urban

Study helps prove galaxy evolution theory

There are Nat'l Sec Implications to Twitler Keeping a Private Security Force

German police believe truck crash at Christmas market in Berlin is a terror attack

MSNBC announced plus 270 for trump.

Faithless electors so far are Democrats, not Republicans

It's over. We're screwn.

China took the drone because Trump was effing with them.

The 2016 Election Gets Princess Brided

UMD Researchers Find Ultra-thin Solution to Primary Obstacle in Solid-State Battery Development

Our country, ladies and gentlemen

Hamildolph (An American Christmas Story) - Hamilton Parody

R.I.P. L.C. baby kitty. I will miss you 8-(

In Spain, New Restaurants Nourish the Needy, and the Soul.

Son's broken arm: Bill Huizenga says people must be responsible for own health care costs

Trump Budget Pick Spoke at John Birch Society Event

Donald Trump Secures Electoral College Win, With Few Surprises

Luckovich Toon: Trump - Spoiled Brat (Mad BAby)

Trump Will Keep a Private Security Force

It's Not Often One Can Be A True American Hero

OMalley: The GOP Was Hijacked By The Fascist Campaign Of Donald Trump.'

So, how soon before The Orange Imbecile gets us in a war?

Officials trumpet return of elk to West Virginia

In an unprecedented event, Northwest Missouri State University wins a 6th NCAA Division 2 title

Who Are We Americans Now?

House Republicans shut down investigation into Flint water crisis, blame EPA instead

Obamacare Prediction: The Republican Plan

Woman pleads not guilty in Sandy Hook parent death threat

Cranberry Orange Cake

Donald Trumps questionable intelligence: All those false claims about his academic record and deris

GOP Rep. Confirms It: Die And Die Quickly

My "official" Respect For Hillary video is finally done today (how appropriate)

Jail sued over pregnant women placed in solitary confinement

Could I please get some links to info on Inauguration Day protests?

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 20 December 2016

My "official" Respect For Hillary video is now out there. One last laugh before the tears:

Gingrich: Congress should change ethics laws for Trump

Trump Condemns 'Slaughter' Of Christians In Berlin

This is posted elsewhere on DU, but for Loungers: "Respect for HIllary" video

Report: Kuwait Relocates Event To Trump's DC Hotel After Trump Org Pitch

Protestors will have to go to Trump Rallies w/their own security force

Berlin: Police detain suspect after several killed in deadly Christmas market truck crash

Donald Trump Is President Because We Cannot Face the Truth.

Gingrich Suggests Trump Simply Pardon Family That Breaks Anti-Nepotism Law

Prosecutor: Ex-Los Angeles sheriff led jail-abuse conspiracy

GM to close five US plants temporarily in January

Is there a forum where i's appropriate to discuss the jury system with other users?

Really sad day for the US