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Archives: January 12, 2017

I have been looking all day on YouTube and Hulu for the scene from

Pierce watched the presser: "Today We Saw a Live Performance from an Aspiring American Dictator"

Brazil Youth Minister Wanted More Deadly Prison Riots

Christopher Steele, Ex-British Intelligence Officer, Said to Have Prepared Dossier on Trump

Brazil Youth Minister Wanted More Deadly Prison Riots

MSNBC: Donald Trump Fires Inaugural Announcer on the Job Since 57

Trump law firm - Won a Russia Law Firm of the Year Award

Rex Tillerson denies knowledge of Exxon lobbying against Russia sanctions

Rex Tillerson denies knowledge of Exxon lobbying against Russia sanctions

Summary of Trump's Russian ties, + advisors who've lobbied to support/are aligned w/ Putin's geopoli

Hardball - Special report "Trump and the Media" 7:30 edt

Summary of Trump's Russian ties, + advisors who've lobbied to support/are aligned w/ Putin's geopoli

Former MI6 officer Christopher Steele, who produced Donald Trump Russian dossier, 'terrified for his

Brazil stops demarcating land for indigenous people: ex-government agency official

Okay, what does 'there's more than one tape' mean?

Shep Smith Of Fox: No journalist "should be subjected to the president-elect"

Fury, forgiveness at condemned South Carolina church gunman's sentencing

Colombia rescues rare fish, then slaughters them a week later

Sam Adams Tweet:

Even if Pee-gate isnt true, Donald Trump is stuck with it.

Buzzfeed responds to Trump

I think I'm going to begin to feel better about the MSM.

Rhode Island lawmakers push to legalize marijuana, following Massachusetts

Rhode Island lawmakers push to legalize marijuana, following Massachusetts

Even if the piddling flap turns out to be false...

New York Governor Cuomo's helicopter makes emergency landing

Why Chucky Todd feels no shame

They reported that Mrs. Turtle had an easy time in being confirmed for

Is MSNBC becoming FOX LITE?

Christopher Steele, who produced Donald Trump Russian dossier, 'terrified for his safety'

Baltimore, U.S. Justice Department reach accord on police reform

Baltimore, U.S. Justice Department reach accord on police reform

OMG! Pee-gate memes:

Trump finally lands big name inaugural act: "Americas number one Bruce Springsteen cover band"

The president-elect packs his news conference with paid aides ready to jeer reporters.

OMG! So WHY they need to be TOLD, and not ASKED...

"fake news disgrace"

Amazon halts sales of Indian flag doormat after visa threat

So when all is said and done, it's a big win for the Bush family.

Headline on Huffingtonpost

Hunt on for former UK ambassador who handed report to US politician

King, Colleagues Announce Research Showing ACA Repeal Would Cripple Fight Against Opioid Epidemic

Blast From The Past: Conservatives FREAK Over Jay Carney IGNORING A Question From Fox.

Trump's frustration with press, intelligence community explodes

Trump secretary of state nominee: China should be denied access to South China Sea islands

Trump secretary of state nominee: China should be denied access to South China Sea islands

U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur introduces bill to block Donald Trump from accepting foreign gifts

Fake News? Trump Foundation Paid Activist Filmmaker James OKeefe

Trump recommits to 'major border tax' on foreign-produced U.S. products

Hope for the Hapless Hoarder AT (After-Trump)

TPM - "STILL NOT NORMAL: Why Trump's Presser Was So Jarring"

Strange...More to Come, and I think what comes will be far stranger.

Has DU changed its forums...?

Chuck Todd goes off on BuzzFeed editor over Trump dossier: You just published fake news!

Listening to CONway and Anderson...

Robert Reich, The Resistance Report

Kellyanne Conway is gish galloping Anderson Cooper and

Mockery of Donald Trump

Ok, in the best interest of everyone's liver

Don't mess with ethics unless he wants to go the way of Nixon

Arkansas presidential inauguration gala canceled

What Is the Real Unemployment Rate?

So Trump turns down a $2billion deal from Saudi developer because it would appear unethical

Wikileaks Offers $20,000 To Expose Obama

Philippines' President Duterte pushes free contraceptives

OK, how about a great musical diversion from all the political insanity.

Trump's trainwreck press conference ushers in a clueless presidency (Guardian)

Editorial: Remedy for Russian meddling should be new election

A question about the Pres/VP ticket

RED states - Nifty Graphic I just created. Let them OWN this.

Beware the dark art of Russian blackmail - WaPo

RTA Joins Cleveland in Asking for Extension on $12 Million FTA Repayment

CNN is Screwn

Politics BBC: The CIA Has Credible Claims Russia Has Second Trump Sex Tape

Folks, you knew this was coming

25-Year-Old Fairview Park Man Indicted by Feds for Tweeting Threat About Donald Trump

Trump - The Oddfather (Luckovich Toon)

Joy Reid Delivered Huge Ratings for MSNBC, So They Chose the Fox Reject

Donald Trump is 'gaslighting' all of us.

New State Law Forces Cleveland Group to Withdraw Its $15 Minimum Wage Petition

Could Bannon/Trump have leaked the golden showers story to Buzzfeed?

Klaus Schulze, 'Death of an Analogue'

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Thursday, 12 January 2017

Q: Will SNL be able to air all of this in 4 days?

Trump's Wall and New Ambassadors, Why the Rush? Maybe the Russian Mob needs them.

"I hate Obamacare but I like Covered California"

Dayton Chamber says RTA strike impacting businesses

ROF Responds to the Corporate Medias Anti-Vaxxer Attack on RFK, Jr.

Michael Moore thinks Trump was effective today (in a dastardly way)

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Pissed

University of Dayton asks judge to dismiss lawsuit alleging hazing

While we're contemplating donnie's business conflicts, consider this:

I can't blame Cheetolini Pussygrabber for being a kinky motherfucker

So. It's not a tan, it's a stain?? n/t

Sylvania Township neighborhood reacts to racist graffiti painted on garage

trump demands ??

Kaptur demands DeVos pay $5.3M Ohio fine

Texas carries out first US execution of 2017

Donald Trump is the Republican's responsibility.

They are ALL Becoming Fox Lite...

Hi everyone,

Trump packed news conference with paid staffers to cheer and jeer as he bashed reporters

Tenn. woman who tried to self-abort pleads guilty to felony

Lawsuit: Detroit suburb denies blacks equal voting rights

Rubio is an attention whore and he got it today.

Rachel Maddow talking about Tillerson

No escape

6 people injured in explosion at Minnesota truck plant

2 found dead in Washington fire reportedly decapitated

Law firm used by Trump wins "Russia Law Firm Of The Year Award."

Is it *just* me (I don't think so) or are wrappers/"safeguards" really really irritating?!1

Trump finally lands big name inaugural act

Elizabeth Warren about Trump's biz plans - says they're "a joke. Only nobody is laughing

Judge tosses lawsuit against attorneys for polygamous group

Kellyanne Conway: You know about Trump's water sports because, well...OBAMA.

Husted doesn't want uninvited feds overseeing elections

Book sales suspended for Trump aide accused of plagiarism

Doonesbury on today's presser...written a month ago.

Cuba, US sign deal on oil-spill prevention Associated Press Updated 1:10 pm, Monday, January 9, 2017

A contrast of a speech and a great man, with a "news conference" and a failure

Cuba, US sign deal on oil-spill prevention

Just watched the presser

Officials: Man pretended to be Marine, defrauded VA $123K

Samantha Bee's Fuill Frontal this evening on TBS

The British ex-spy behind the Trump dossier was an FBI asset

Law firm representing Trump won Russia award in 2016

Trump and RFK Jr.: A relationship made in anti-vax hell

Obama's photographer presents his last year in review

NOAA - Annual Rate Of CO2 Increase 3rd-Highest On Record; 10-20X Faster Than Last Extinction Spasm

Is Donald Trump & Russia Today's Charles Lindburgh and Nazi Germany?

Slate - "Trump's News Conference was an Informercial"

Hudson Bay January Forecast - Rain Possible; Temps Already 30-35F Above Normal

Johnny Manziel will sell autographs and photos during Super Bowl week

Trump Promised to Do Five Things to Separate Himself From His Business. Heres a Glaring Problem

Trumps "Love" of waterboarding sure makes a lot more sense now!

Glenn Beck, Blaze, Commentators Dismissed From Clock Boy Defamation Suit

Judge refuses to dismiss charges against Akron terrorism suspect

Nordhaus - 2.0 C Already Out Of Reach, 2.5 Receding, Due To Collective Inaction

All night Senate "Vote-a-rama" will set Obamacare repeal in motion

Tracey and Jon Stewart's Colts Neck Farm Sanctuary Approved

a little kinky fun is not big enough to be considered kompromat, imho.

Judge: Guatemalan supreme court judge meddled in son's case

breitbart is doing some weird shit on media matters website

What Obama did last Saturday -- he was a groomsman in an aide's wedding in FL

Donald Trumps News Session Starts War With and Within Media

Cooper and Conway clash over CNN's report on Russian intel briefing

This upcoming superhero movie looks so bad I gotta see it.

I have a bottle of champagne

Secret Broadway Musical Audition Tape from Trump's Inauguration!

Bones of Mengele, 'Angel of Death,' teaching tool in Brazil

Trump: Uday & Qusay will run my company in a very professional manner. I don't have to do this.

Bones of Mengele, 'Angel of Death,' teaching tool in Brazil

America, the Owner's Manual: You Can Fight City Hall-and Win

Here is a poll to DU (oh, just do it for fun!)

Trump in 2013: I do have a relationship with Putin

Government ethics chief blasts Trump over plans for business

Sources: Chargers plan to announce move from San Diego to Los Angeles

Excellent NYT editorial breakdown of what Buzzfeed and CNN tried to do

Show us the TAXES!

CBS' John Dickerson: Trump Is "Trying To Define All News As Fake News"

OReilly: Not Since Nixon Has the Press Been So Determined to Bring Someone Down

Malcolm Nance now on Lawrence O'Donnell

Complain All You Want Trump Will Do Whatever He Wants. GOP Will Cover For Him.

Honduras Indigenous Leader Under Police Protection Arrested

Right-Wing Media Are Using The Term Fake News To Attack Credible News Sources

Alt-Right Trolls Are Trying To Trick People Into Thinking Trump Dossier Was A 4chan Prank

This guy Walter Shaub, Director of the U.S. Office of Government Ethics is a hero.

Sources: Chargers plan to announce move from San Diego to Los Angeles

Clapper says the IC does not endorse the dossier, but he doesnt say they debunked it either.

CNN Breaking: Intel Chief refutes Trump- Issue of national security- Trump was informed

Honduras Indigenous Leader Under Police Protection Arrested

A smoking gun is a confirmed released video of TRUMP

One thing I've noticed about DT

You CAN travel into the Czech Republic without getting your passport stamped.

Remember when Hillary Clinton, a 69 year old, was grilled for 11 hours straight?

Question: Is it even possible for DT to transfer assets while undergoing an audit?

Ava DuVernay's "13th"-- American History

How Donald Trump Could Have Been Taken Down With 8 Simple Words

To anyone who witnessed the long slide into Watergate,

Fox's Shepard Smith criticizes Trump for 'belittling' CNN

Can the media stop confusing news with access

Cuban Health Experts to Help Poor Communities in Chicago

Cuban Health Experts to Help Poor Communities in Chicago

Ivanka Trump to take leave of absence from her companies

Why have all the "golden shower" discussions ceased?

Lava Jato scandal: Macri intelligence chief Gustavo Arribas collected $594,000 in Odebrecht bribes

Here's a new chicken restaurant that I am excited about

slate - "Trump Is Russia's Press Secretary"

Monkey Say, Monkey Do: Baboons Can Make Humanlike Speech Sounds

No involvement with Russia?, bullshit. Doc03 reminded me about the RNC platform

Expect Brutal Attacks From RW When Protests Begins. Civil War Of Sorts.

Funniest Memes Mocking Trump's Golden Showers Scandal

MUST-READ from BBC News: Trump 'compromising' claims: How and why did we get here?

Michigan Senate Republican wants to blow a $9 billion hole in state budget

Judge halts collections against Mich. jobless claimants in fraud foulup

BBC: there is more compromising material on Trump, several sex tapes + audio - multiple sources.

Ex-MI6 spy 'who worked with murdered Alexander Litvinenko' flees his 1.5m home 'fearing for his lif

I'm not one for conspiracy theories

Kamloops home builder in legal battle after unearthing artifacts

Bedbugs 'eradicated' at state office building in Lansing

Buddha figure emerges as Jiangxi reservoir level drops


Could This Be The British Ex-MI6 Agent Behind The Trump FBI Memos?

Oldest Evidence of Silk Found in 8,500-Year-Old Tombs

I don't want Mike Pence as President!

Julian Assange please STFU

Bear Ears Buttes in Utah

The Hoax claim is a Hoax

Sessions says he's 'not sure' if he would prosecute journalists as AG

'Against our dignity': Mexico vows never to pay for Trump's wall

Alabama Moving Very Extreme On Personhood & Wrongful Death When Pregnancies End Early.


Apparently McCain was told about the Trump Russia blackmail dossier by an international

What we Know and Don't Know about the Trump-Russia dossier--NYTimes

O.M.F.G. The Daily Show went there!

New Detroit school board takes reins of district

Watched Greta van Slush today and she made me

Spy chief trashes leaks, assures Trump of loyalty

Trump Saying Very Clearly He DOES Have A Relationship With Putin:

Lawmakers consider ending Daylight Saving Time in Michigan

Michigan gets good, bad news on revenue picture

Get ready

Trump Busted Using Empty Fake Folders As Conflict Of Interest Docs At Press Conference

Flint water town hall leaves residents discouraged

Found on Facebook: Cheaper and more valuable than Trump's "Wall"

Rude Pundit tells it like it is as he usually does. . .

Rubio has a choice....

The Evidence is Overwhelming: James Comey Decided Who Our Next President Would Be--Mother Jones

Revision to Kevin's Law means quicker treatment for the mentally ill

US editor for the Telegraph heard Trump blackmail details from US source w/East European source

donnie's sputtering presser made me think of the hudsucker proxy

Audit: State not doing enough to collect unemployment taxes

It's 1:30am in DC.

New group fights back against abortion ban

Water Salute

Daily Show tonight is really good...

Obamacare is one step closer to repeal after Senate advances budget resolution

Dont be surprised if Trump himself leaked the story about prostitutes defiling a bed Obama once...

Dumb question: can Trump be sued to produce tax returns?

Are they repealing SCHIP too?

Porn star Jessica Drake claims Donald Trump offered her $10G, use of his private jet for sex


Andy Cohen to Host Reboot of 80s Dating Show Love Connection

Woman Charged with Hate-Crime after Spanish Privilege' Rant on Facebook Live

Senate to Vote on Sanders Amendment to Lower Rx Prices + Vote Tally


NHK World Godzilla's 60th Anniversary The amazing world of Japanese Special Effects (Tokusatsu)

Glitch in health insurance leaves some Chicago employees without coverage for now

NHK World Godzilla's 60th Anniversary The amazing world of Japanese Special Effects (Tokusatsu)

Take a pee on me (with apologies to ABBA)

Central Illinois man files lawsuit over flag burning arrest

labrum surgery in 3 hours

Madigan re-elected speaker for 17th time, lays out Democratic economic agenda

Emanuel asks credit ratings agency to back off ahead of latest round of borrowing

Emanuel wins approval of pension bill, but Rauner may veto

Samantha Bee: People Are Saying Trump Likes Pee; White Plight; A Session on Sessions

Judge asked to rule on spending of Schock campaign money

Johnnie Lee Savory, pardoned for murder, sues Peoria for 'malicious prosecution'

Chuck Grassley: "Trump CANNOT be blackmailed, because everybody already KNOWS he's a scumbag"

Judge strikes down northern Illinois city's right-to-work ordinance

Tillerson Refuses to Label Saudi Arabia a Human Rights Violator

Trump's legal firm was Russia's "2016 Law Firm of the Year"

Trump Staff Laughed, Clapped Along During Adversarial Press Conference

GOP Goal Abolish, Obamacare, Medicare, Medicaid, SNAP, Unemployment Insurance And

Trump Is Lying. He Signs Over Nothing. He Will Run Businesses In Secret.

I Am Going To Have To Go On News Blackout On January 20.

State legislature adjourns without passing budget

Slight drop in state worker giving; charities expected bigger decline

Daily Holidays - January 12

Trump And Jared Kushner Walk Into A USAAF Base...

How MM prevented the Republicans' attempt to close the Congressional Office of Ethics

Intel officials defend briefing Trump on allegations

La Puente declares city a sanctuary for immigrants, religious minorities, LGBTQ people

Trump Will Seize Mexican Assets & Money Going To Mexico From Workers To Pay For Wall.

Press should have walked out after CNN'S Acosta was dissed

A template for real Catholic reform in 2017

Scott Walker vows to cut UW System tuition for in-state students

Chief US spy James Clapper denies Trump leak claim

Hope Vets Like Their Voucher Once VA Closed.

Before we get too far away from The Year That Gave Us Trump

As Much As I Want To Be Positive It Is Hard To Get Past Sense Of Doom.

When you stay home or vote third party, THIS is what happens. Make a different choice next time.

Shire Plc Subsidiaries To Pay $350 Million To Settle False Claims Act Allegations

Legendary Guitarist Tommy Allsup Dead at 85 - Lost Coin Toss to Fly with Buddy Holly

@morning_joe says it was foolish of #Trump to go after the Intell community and now now begrudgingl

Bronx Tax Preparer Sentenced To More Than 7 Years In Prison For Stealing Millions Of Dollars From US

All of a sudden the fugging M$Greedia hacks are demanding verification

If we flood Marco Rubio's Office with phone calls

Learn from my experience

Breitbart reporter got to ask one of the few questions at Trump presser

Green Bay police want presidential candidates to pay bills

Former Wisconsin judges seek rules on campaign donations

FYI: delayed tax returns

Not parody. He actually said this.

BBC's Paul Wood: There Are Four Sources For Claims of Possible Trump-Russia Blackmail

Texas GOP leaders submit $2.8 billion tab to feds for border security

Bathroom bill dominates day 2 at Capitol

Says it all.

Bernie Sanders Argues With Small Business Owner At CNN Town Hall

Bernie Sanders Argues With Small Business Owner At CNN Town Hall

The group of writers formerly known as Gawker is on fire today-No wonder Thiel wanted them shut down

Texas Rep. Louie Gohmert accused of blocking journalist from photographing protesters

Colbert goes off on puns for two whole minutes...

Oh, god, the State of the Union address is coming up soon

Trump lying again. Clapper statement explicitly says "IC has not made any judgment" of reliability

This Is Why You Don't Kiss The Ring

Shades of Jeffrey Gannon---Trump called on shill at presser

BuzzFeed was right to publish Trump-Russia files

The Face of Evil

Is Trump the ONLY one Russia has the goods on?

BBC claims a second source backs up Trump dossier

Trump's tax cuts may pressure U.S.'s top credit rating: Fitch

Weather forecast for Tr*mp's inauguration...

Marie Osmond said she would perform at Trumps inauguration if asked. She hasn't been asked yet.

Alabama judge accused Sessions of "worst prosecutorial misconduct" he'd ever seen.

These are sick, hateful people, gutting healthcare in the dark of early morning

Trump Nominee's Proposal to Block China From Islands Sets Off Alarms

Dressing a kitten



Trump's colossal error on jobs during his press conference


In Iowa, Trump Voters Are Unfazed by Controversies

Former MI-6 spy who compiled Trump dossier flees home after his identity is revealed

The latest Trumper trope against Meryl is that she "applauded" and "praised" Polanski

Jeff sessions praised a racist law just one year ago

Trump had his Staff Laughed, Clapped Along During Adversarial Press Conference

Have Herr Drumpf and Frau Conway apologized to CNN for lying about their reporting?

Tell me why I should put you on my Ignore list

Tillerson Didn't Even Mention Climate In His Opening Statement

Breaking News: Schumer opposes Sessions for AG

Michelle Obama Surprises People Recording Goodbye Messages to Her

17 Canadian Tar Sands Projects Have Been Canceled Since 2014

Russias Sexual Blackmail Didnt Die With the Soviets

Pic of Trump in Russia in 2013 & Joy R: "Don't let the apoplexy over #goldenshowers fool you. .....

STOP using OBAMACARE! Messaging counts! Call it ACA/Obamacare or ACA (aka Obamacare), etc.

I've always found it odd that Traitor Don's forms his hands in the A-OK sign

Interesting vote LAST NIGHT on Klobuchar-Sanders amendment- importing drugs from Canada

If the "Press" doesn't "grow" the figurative pair we are screwed here in America. tRump is

Thursday Toon Roundup 1- Fake

This -Even if Moscow is not involved, the US has been weakened and its new leader compromised before

Thursday TOON Roundup 2 - Putin's man

Sir Andrew Wood is likely the former UK Ambassador to Russia who met with McCain

Kellyanne Conway has to be the most evil person in politics.

Carl Bernstein: Conway as propaganda minister

Thursday TOON Roundup 3- The Rest

Olbermann catches Trump in lie about Intelligence Director "denouncing the false, fictitious report"

I was looking through some Esther Bubley photos. This is my favorite. :)

States Working On Bills Demanding Presidential Candidates Release Tax Information

The Emperor Nero fiddled while Rome burned. Trump, on the other hand...

N.Y Times article this morning

Schumer Will Oppose Sessions for Attorney General

Coretta Scott King 1986 letter to Strom Thurmond about Jeff Sessions !!!

Trump Dossier Spy 'Terrified' for Life

Both surreal and absurd: Reporters were NOT allowed to see contents of folders displayed at presser

Sessions Goes Blank

Is the enemy of our enemy our friend?

Trump Puts Words in Clapper's Mouth

I don't know if I agree with this paragraph but I am glad Marco Rubio held Rex Tillerson to account

The incoming President of the United States is running ads for political supporters.

President BHO is not the only one I'll miss! There is also Joe Biden.

Bernstein rips 'propaganda minister' Kellyanne Conway: 'One of the great anonymous sources ...

In dead of night, sneaky Susan Collins votes to REPEAL ACA

One reason to doubt the Trump "Golden Shower" story:

Snowden asks Obama to pardon Manning over himself

The Donald Trump Mysteries

Ben Carson, you've got to be kidding.......

Oh, what a beautiful mornin'!1 - capping it all: O'Reilly sued for sexual harassment!1

Sessions Goes Blank

Dedicate a song to "Mr." Donald Trump:

FEC is After Trump Big Time for Anonymous Donations, Inflating #s, Other Violations

FBI applied for FISA warrants for 4 Trump campaign staffers

Here's what a grotesque liar the President-Elect is. He says he doesn't even know Carter Page

Australia Day lamb ad tackles Indigenous land rights and immigration

REAL OR FAKE: Russia Has Trump Blackmail File, Trump & Russia Colluded During Election

What Scares You Most About Trump Presidency?

Guardian reports that Trump campaign's relationship with Moscow influenced the RNC Platform

Maybe I am seeing what I want to see but the Deplorables on Drumpf's twitter page aren't as vocal.

Trump wants you to "Buy LL Bean" because Linda Bean spent $60K to get him elected.

In Losing the Rams, St. Louis Wins: New York Times, Jan 15, 2016

Where is Ben Carson's confirmation hearing?

Take a small (much-needed) break for 'Snow Day' at Oregon Zoo

X-post without the politics for the beauty of it: Gordon MacRAE "Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin' "

Protesters At Jeff Sessions Confirmation Hearing (Compilation)

A wonderful parable about the ACA

Steel yourself for the long trudge of battle.

Celebrating my dad's life tomorrow

The Trump dossier is silly except for one thing

Trumps presser was remarkable. It means were heading into truly uncharted territory.

Teen Lacrosse players who sacrificed guinea pig for good luck get probation

Trumps Russia problem: Six questions still unanswered

HERE IT IS: Giuliani's Reward for Trashing Hillary Clinton via FBI / Clapper

This new poll has all kinds of bad news for Donald Trump

so did trump have the last say on his business dealings? or did his lawyer?

Trumps non-solution to his conflicts of interest and emoluments problems

Wouldn't hurt to call Franken and Klobuchar on Sessions.

I want to become Geology...

Wall St. opens lower on Trump's disappointing speech

The Bully Pulpit

More Plagiarism: Crowley may be regretting

Kinda racist? Try Diet Racism

Who does this as PEOTUS

Giuliani To Advise Trump On 'The Cyber'

Amazon to Create 100,000 New Jobs in U.S. in Next 18 Months

Russia Could Decriminalize Domestic Violence

DID YOU CALL your reps today?

General Mattis seems normal, so far. How did Drumpf find him?

Why I suspect "he" is so "familiar" and horrible to many of us.

Pun Time - Obama will be remembered as a GREAT president

R.I.P. SCTV / SNL alum Tony Rosato

Donald Trumps spectacular collapse: Full political meltdown, a week before taking office

Trump, European populists are a threat to human rights: Human Rights Watch

Conway Clashes With CNN's Cooper

Ben Carson at HUD hearings: "A good CEO doesn't necessarily know everything about the business"

When the entire big picture is absurd, sometimes you lose sight of the little microabsurdities

Theresa May's proposed Brexit crackdown on student immigration 'could cost the UK 2 billion a year'

So Much This

Hundreds More Bus Permits Requested for Day of Women's March Than Inauguration Day

The GOP treats health like they treat careers and livelihoods:

Kristen Gillibrand!

Bernie Sanders: I see areas where I can work with Trump

We must embrace the anger this time

Donald Trump's Inauguration Singer Speaks Out Against Transgender Bathroom Bills

Some Trump Cabinet picks are testifying they've never spoken to him about their top issues

WTF- The stations cut away right as Kirsten Gillibrand was about to ask General Mattis about ...

Reading Fake books in the Subway

Tillerson's struggles show the risk of a president and secretary of state with no gov't experience

DU should make a deal with to sell these-

Trump's Fake 'Fake News' Attack


EPA: Fiat Chrysler used software to cheat on emissions tests

Animals enjoying the snow at Oregon Zoo - Ahh, life is good at times

US intel sources warn Israel against sharing secrets with Trump administration

Seen on Reddit: a new name for GOP: CRPT--Cut Rich People's Taxes (pronounced CRyPT)

ACA repeal

Repeal and Destroy...

Trump team takes credit for Amazon hiring spree

Sir Andrew Wood in mid-December

S.D. legislators vote down ban on sexual contact with interns

Jim Acosta was shot by Donald Trump on Fifth Ave and what did the Press do?

Trump aide Monica Crowley plagiarized thousands of words in Ph.D. dissertation

I called Grassley about ACA repeal. Again.

Breaking: Ben Carson Tells the Truth!

For even more tRmp absurdity, try this....

Trump thinks being president is a part-time job

Trump's Futile News Conference

And while the Pig snorted: Republicans pass sweeping bill to reform 'abusive' U.S. regulation

Judge refuses to dismiss citizen's 'Bridgegate' complaint against Chris Christie

BBC reporter says other intelligence agents knew about compromising Trump tapes

What's with the "office of the president elect" shit?

Spox: Federal Ethics Chief 'Silly' To Criticize Trump's Confict-of-Interest Plan

This forum is as bad as the people still arguing about the Civil War

Mark Morford: The venomous cancer of the Trump presidency

The Dow is down nearly 200 points.

Trump CIA Pick Pompeo: "Clear" Russian hack was designed "to have an impact on American democracy"


Russian yoga fans alarmed at arrest of teacher under new law

Le Pen Spotted at Trump Tower During Unannounced New York Visit

REVEALED: Pro-Trump trolls made vile Rape Melania sign to discredit protesters

How much did Monica Crowley plagiarize in her doctoral dissertation? Take a quick look.

UK, Greece and Turkey join Cyprus peace talks in Geneva

Some snowy goodness

Carson likely to roll back housing equality rule

The shoe on the other foot - Sack Cartoon

Neo-Nazi Website Postpones Armed March in Whitefish, Montana

Neo-Nazi Website Postpones Armed March in Whitefish, Montana

Inside The Alt-Rights Campaign To Smear Trump Protesters As Anarchists

Neo-Nazi Website Postpones Armed March in Whitefish

Man's best friend, bacteria's worst enemy: dog sniffs out superbug in Canada hospital

Monica Crowley's Dissertation Plagiarizes Henry Kissinger

Smile while you cry. Something good in the world, 8 days before the end.

Georgia cops spend six hours soothing white suspect to give up after he shoots deputy in the head

As Trump Berates News Media, a New Strategy Is Needed to Cover Him.

Anyone catch Blackish this week?

The most dangerous aspect of the Trump presidency.

Pic Of The Moment: Even Trump's Own Nominees Have No Clue What He's Planning To Do

Be Ready For Night Raids Against Protest Movement W/Trump In Office.

Strategy for Democrats in Congress working with Trump.

Pee Party Patriots

How long do you think tRump will last in office?

This is a death sentence for me: Patients react in horror to GOPs late-night Obamacare repeal

Port Authority gives golden shower to Donald Trump's plane

Carson's prepared testimony contained apparent plagiarism

John Kerry flying to Vietnam today,for an event at the new American Fullbright University there

Repealing Obamacare: Just what the doctor ordered for wealthy investors

Senate GOP Rolled Back Healthcare for Women in Middle of the Night Session


Prepare for your head to explore -- it's the Hate Mailbag!

Labeling Anti Trump Protest As Terrorism Will Be The 1st Step In Suppression.

Armed Services Committee easily passes Mattis waiver

Cruz, Graham offer bill to cut off funding to UN over Israel vote

US launches trade case against China over aluminum subsidies

John Kerry flying to Vietnam today,for an event at the new American Fullbright University there

Judge: Exxon Must Hand Over Decades' Worth Of Climate Documents In MA/NY Fraud Case

Justice Department inspector general to investigate pre-election actions by department

Not everything Trump says is without merit

tao of the demagogue: creating chaos, part "why doesn't he have a plan?"

Unsubstantiated does not mean untrue.

CVS Now Selling Generic Competitor To EpiPen At A 6th Of The Price

DOJ Inspector General to review actions by FBI and DOJ officials in lead up to the 2016 election

Comey and Putin really screwed us. How thick is the irony?

In landmark decision, High Court rules for womens Western Wall prayer

I think I figured out something about Fuckface, he is just like a truther

Parking Restrictions, Bus Service, Closed Streets, etc. in DC, VA, and MD for an event next week

'He bangs Russian people': Reporter confronts Trump with sex allegations in 2001 Howard Stern tape

Inspector General to investigate Comey's announcements about Clinton email investigations

In some future Nuremberg Trial I hope Trump, Comey, and Kellyanne Conway are together in the dock.

Inspector General to investigate Comey's announcements about Clinton email investigations

Far Right Politician Marine Le Pen is having coffee at Trump Tower

Senate takes major step toward healthcare repeal

Ben Carson, Not my intention to do anything to benefit any American

Does anyone know what the actual Secret Service's code name is for Dingus Don?

Grass is not always greener...

Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK) ups the creep factor at Chao hearings

Fuck you Comey

Who's doing the Women's March in NYC 1/21? Want to meet up after?

James Comey, if you have even a scintilla of dignity you would resign.

Democrats Play Nice And Normal With Trump In Nominee Hearings

Wheres the GOPs Health-Care Plan? (byKatrina vanden Heuvel)

DOJ Opens Investigation into Comey

If he keeps lying, his nose will be longer than his...

Trump dossier: intelligence sources vouch for credibility of report's author

My "WTF?" of the day, religious hollow head division...

Trump/Chao DOT plans give us a WINNING ISSUE. Many GOP voters are against privatized toll lanes

The Justice Department Is Opening an Investigation Into the FBI's Actions During the 2016 Campaign

donnie announces he's running for president in 2020 and declares he's already won

Paul Wood (BBC) - was presented with report of Trump-Russia blackmail tape a week before election


'Chamber of Rats': Mexican parliament renamed in Google Maps prank

Dec 15: In the face of FBI stonewall, Congress voted to give Inspectors General clearer authority.

Ramsey officer finds 7 children, woman in labor in stolen vehicle

Greta Van Susteren is awful. Did anybody just see her?

Anonymous donor gives College of Saint Benedict $10 million

there's a simple reason why it's good to start an investigation into comey now:

Our media had damn well start acting like one! And do it before Trump can actually raise

Police find pot-growing operation in home of Minneapolis officer for Republican Party

Fast-food workers protest Trump's labor secretary nominee

U.S. Senate approves measure launching Obamacare repeal process

FBI, Justice Dept. to be investigated over Clinton probe

The Daily Show Goes There! (1/11/17)

Tax Returns

Illinois man sues police over flag burning arrest

I think the media should acknowledge the "repeat things 3X" thing going on and edit out

Police release video of arrest that led to suit

Trump's Propaganda Minister Kellyanne Conway "is one of the greatest anonymous sources of our era"

Did your Senator vote for or against saving the Children's Health Insurance

This is a death sentence for me: Patients react in horror to GOPs late-night Obamacare repeal

Rep. Rick Nolan considering run for governor

Court upholds state's law on buffers around abortion clinics

The Audacity of Dignity

Call for LL Bean boycott aimed at the wrong target

A little story about my work out at the gym today..spoiler: "Ah LIKE Trump"

Death sentence

Will Groper Don the Con be inaugurated next week

St. Croix County deputy passed out in squad likely had at least 15 shots of vodka, report says

Le Pen meets with Trump's 'European Fixer' in Trump Tower

Slate - "Stop Underestimating Donald Trump"

DC Official: Six times the bus permits for The March as for the inauguration.

St. Paul assistant principal quits job, accused of stealing nearly $190K from Wisconsin church

Sorry to break it to you, folks, but we're screwed.

HELP! Trump to Russian dictionary......

Minnesota man sentenced for lying about Islamic State group contact

I have been boycotting L.L. Bean for years,

BuzzFeed sells $25,000 in 'failing pile of garbage' merchandise--all proceeds to press-freedom group

If Trump couldn't have done the nasty because he's a germophobe

The Trump Colossus

Univ. of Minn. President Kaler outlines budget request for state lawmakers

USB 2 device USB 3 error message

So, this explains why the orange dumbass went after CNN reporter


Immigrants Plead For Minnesota Drivers Licenses

Annoying republicans in your life (duh!) - this might be just what you/they need

Kerry arrives in Vietnam on his last trip as Secretary of State

Iowa lawmaker looking to end tenure at public universities

Finding my faith again as an out queer

US tanks and troops in Poland a threat, Russia says

Fight looms at Iowa Capitol over tighter abortion restrictions

What parts of ACA were repealed last night?

House Republicans Propose Rules to Punish Broadcasting, Photography From Chamber Floor

Obama's Farewell Warning... We Must Participate In Our Democracy!!

Donald Trump NEEDS Your Advice On How To Be President!

Trump names Goldman Sachs executive counselor on economic initiatives

Kurandas modern day shaman talks witchcraft, drugs and finding God

So did Piss Pot sleep in the urine-soaked bed after the hookers left?

Boston Archdiocese creates online database to help Catholics trace family history

What I see coming down the road...... Trump will destroy the United States, how?

So how is everyone feeling about

Pressers from now on....

Hail To The King: 60 Years of Destruction [Independent Godzilla Documentary]

Insurers paid fair, appropriate rates, Iowa official says

I Love Joe Biden

Obama honoring Joe Biden

Donald Trump Was Bailed Out of Bankruptcy by Russia Crime Bosses

Trump team pulls Mattis from hearing focused on his need for a waiver to be Pentagon chief

Hugs to you Joe Biden.

Trump doesnt do golden activities with hookers because he is a germophobe. Not because he is a

Because you're stupid....

Tony Perkins thanks John Kerry for providing list of LGBTQ rights Trump can undo

Perhaps our best hope is to convert John McCain, Lindsey Graham, and Rand Paul...

The RW Plan Is Clear: Keep Americans Poor, Fearful and Pliable

"He was very proud of himself indeed."

Elizabeth Warren Grilled Ben Carson on Trump Conflicts of Interest

What's for Dinner, Thurs., Jan. 12, 2017

Women's March in DC.

Obama just gave Joe The Medal of Freedom with Distinction

What Rex Tillerson's fumbles mean for other Trump nominees and Trump's opponents

We Are Facing A National Crisis/Emergency Like We Have Not Seen Since 1900.

What to wear to the March---some practical tips

Trump is a skilled showman. But don't assume Americans are mesmerized by the show.

Was cspan hacked?

Ricketts: Cut budget, reduce taxes

Great Obamacare link to help inform trump supporting friends/family

Boston Archdiocese creates online database to help Catholics trace family history

Obama Brings Joe Biden To Tears With Suprise Presidential Medal Of Freedom

Can't read "Twitter to live STREAM Trump inauguration" without snickering like an 8th grader.

LIVE NOW on Politics Done Right - Mainstream Media projecting as they accuse BuzzFeed

Enough with the sneak previews. Roll the reel to this movie: Trump's Karma Train

Joe is saying everything to the Pres. that I want to say.

Neo-Nazis couldn't raise the $125 needed for a permit for their Montana march

WATCH: Turkish president Erdogan lauds Trump for putting CNN reporter 'in his place'

US troops enter Poland, 1st deployment at Russia's doorstep

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback celebrates being stingy with health care in State of the State address

Maybe I'm just talking out of my ass, but I believe Pissergate is a shot across the bow.

Sessions nomination is an insult to a half-century of historic progress on civil rights- Bill Moyers

A guide to Frances left-wing primary debates

BBC Godzilla Documentary TX Master (1998)

I can't seem to find clear information about the Inspector General's term of office.

US scientists activate predatory 'kill switch' in mice

After watching Biden's surprise ---

That was a classy thing to do on the way out, Mr. President.

Report: Paul Anka to Sing 'My Way' for Trump Inauguration

Obamas' dog, perhaps not taking transition well, bites visitor

The saga in Muscatine continues

Import prices rise 0.4% in December led by higher fuel prices; export prices advance 0.3%

Frankly, I'm relieved the Trump/KGB thing was JUST "golden showers".

Trump sinks drug stocks

How it should be....

Texas lawmaker compared Obama to Hitler now wants CNN reporter fired

Conn Dam spillway.

AT&T CEO clambers up Trump's tower, explains why he should shower gold for Time Warner

Gen. James Mattis Refuses to Say if he's Against Female and LGBT Service Members

Former presidents get Senate floor privileges(and the right to speak in Senate debates)for life:


Thanks, Obama: NSA to stream raw intelligence into FBI, DEA and pals

Finally, an answer to my nausea and vomiting. My blood test showed that my sodium levels were

A New Law that Could Cripple the Federal Government

$80 Million Tax Plan to Fund Soccer Stadium Scrapped in St. Louis

There are good reasons to believe that the golden shower story is true.

The true meaning of TRUMP...

Pressure from Grazers Hastens Ecosystem Collapse From Drought

C-SPAN Says It's Investigating Bizarre RT Interruption Of Its Online Broadcast

Bidens, an American family

Seems the Trump-branded hotel in Toronto is up for sale.

2001, Howard Stern: AJ Benza confronts Trump on his fondness for sleeping with Russian women

Crims shut off Ukraine power in wide-ranging anniversary hacks

Best accessory ever: Actress Lola Kirke wore a 'F**k Paul Ryan' pin to the Golden Globes

Why Donald Trump Wants You to Ignore Russia and Worry About China

Kansas City fast-food workers protest Trump's nominee for labor secretary

Family of boy killed on Verruckt water slide reaches settlement with Schlitterbahn

Did Trump get a copy of the dossier??

I PREDICTED it, he GOT him: Lee Effing "God Bless The USA" Greenwood to perform @ Trump inauguration

"Terrific ability..."

This is how the tRump voters will feel in less than a year....

Joe Biden confirms CNN story about intelligence briefing.

DU NYC Post Protest Meetup 01/21!

Stay focused. Diversionary tactics are in play - RESIST

C-SPAN Says It's Investigating Bizarre RT Interruption Of Its Online Broadcast

Northeast U.S. Temperatures are Decades Ahead of Global Average

Move On has a petition up to the White House Press Corp

I don't know. Trump/Pence memes just don't have the same charm as Obama/Biden ones do.

Obama Administration Ending Wet Foot-Dry Foot Policy

Obama Administration Ending Wet Foot-Dry Foot Policy

Progressives Outraged Over Booker, Democrats Vote on Prescription Drugs From Canada - See more at:

VP Joe Biden's Emotional Speech after receiving Medal of Freedom from President Obama (01/12/17)

New trump poll

Curb -URINE- thusiasm (phrase is courtesy of Trevor Noah)

Are pardons/clemencies forthcoming next week?

C-SPAN 'investigating' why congressional livestream switched to Russia Today

I have no plans to watch the "festivities" on 1/20/17. Who's with me? n/t

1/21 marchers, memorize the phone number of someone who can bail you out of jail

US (Obama) to end 'wet foot, dry foot' policy for Cubans

Why would DT be concerned about anyone filming him during a Golden Shower?

I have never seen an incoming president with so much drama and eliciting so much consternation!

Just Thought of Something...

U.S. Intelligence Officials Reportedly Warn Israeli Counterparts Against Sharing Info With Trump

RT replaces Cspan for 10 minutes

Horowitz is a political appointee and the AG has the right to shut down any investigation.

??? C-Span was temporarily interrupted this p.m. & replaced with feed of RT (formerly, Russia Today)

C-SPAN: Russian TV took over our feed

Sea cat.

Obama Surprises Biden with Award

@RepCummings staffer lost 6 of 9 kids in house fire this morning.

Chuck Todd just mocked and ridiculed Democrats for supporting LLBean boycott.

Drone Strikes Space Needle As Workers Set Up Fireworks Display

Trump: I deserve some of the credit for finding Planet 9

Anxious lawmakers to GOP leaders: Whats the plan to replace Obamacare?

Anxious lawmakers to GOP leaders: Whats the plan to replace Obamacare?

Big Shoes To Fill (Luckovich Toon)

Trump Gets a Taste of His Own Medicine With Ugly, Unproven Allegations

Single greatest song that rhymes "masses" with "masses?"

Big Pharma-Backed Dems Join GOP to Block Sanders Effort to End Drug Price Gouging

Would the GOP repeal Obamacare at a future date

Missouri faces 'dire' budget hole, may need $456 million in cuts

Only 37% of Americans would pee on Donald Trump if he were on fire

In 2001 the outgoing Clinton administration tried

Exiled Russian politician says Russia will pressure Trump

Is History Repeating Itself?

Lawmakers looking to rename state park named after former governor

So let me get this straight.... hookers and pizza

Russian Journalist: A message to my doomed colleagues in the American media

Comey briefed Trump on the 2-page synopsis of the Russian sex story.

Limits on lobbyist gifts to lawmakers continues to advance through Missouri House

Two more accused of role in $270,000-plus theft from John Cochran VA in St. Louis

Right-to-work measures advance, unlikely to appear before voters

tennessee whiskey amazing cover!

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 13 January 2017

Press Conf.

State budget woes could hamper efforts to boost Missouri worker pay

Senate Approves Waiver to Allow James Mattis as Pentagon Chief

Senate Approves Waiver to Allow James Mattis as Pentagon Chief

The Bizarre Far-Right Billionaire Behind Trump's Presidency

Justice Department Says City Board of Elections Violated Federal Law in Brooklyn Voter Purge

I unsubscribed from LLBean today

Guardian's Andrei Soldatov: Leaked Trump/Russia Dossier Rings Frighteningly True

Trump bars reporters from examining stacks of folders at press conference (i.e. fake documentation)