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Archives: May 10, 2019

Al Franken now has a Podcast! He's back!

Crater Lake today (5-9-19)

POLITICS 8 HOURS AGO "I Don't Know Who 'I' Am": Bernie Sanders' Brutally Honest Mayoral Memos

Michelle Goldberg: If This Is a Constitutional Crisis, Act Like It

Anita Hill: If Biden Had Done His Job #MeToo Could've Started Decades Ago

Worst app ever

Qantas To End Final Transpacific Boeing 747 Route

You know I like Joe but we need to show proper respect for the "fresh face" theory.

Requiem for a Nun(es)

Fact check: Is John Kerry in violation of the Logan Act?

BREAKING: Feds open foreign-money investigation into Trump donor Cindy Yang.

Humanitarian Aid Blocked from Entering Venezuelan Embassy

Amazon agrees to new safety policies after toxic metals found in children's products

Guard at school shooting may have shot at deputies and wounded student

White House mistakenly refers to Red Sox as 'World Cup Series' champions

Mystery surrounds 1,000 guns seized at Bel-Air mansion linked to Getty family

Blue Origin, Jeff Bezos Unveil Plans For Space Colonization

Trump's ghostwriter reveals what the 'billion-dollar loser' was actually doing as he was 'hemorrhagi

Trump job approval surges to highest level since first month in office, RCP average finds

BREAKING:***Impeach Nixon 43% ... Impeach Trump 45%***

If there is no deal with the Chinese government regarding trade by midnight tonight,

Burr holds firm despite GOP anger over Don Jr. subpoena

City Wants to Seize House Over Tall Grass in Yard


Why Bernie wins his senate races...

Mandatory Thursday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread! The Biggest Loser!

Can somebody please explain to me

Arizona tribe refuses Trump's wall, but agrees to let Border Patrol build virtual barrier

Manafort was disbarred today

Pit Bull Locked Away For Years Is A Lap Dog Now

Another great Peteism

This man of faith understands women and their bodies

Bernie Sanders, AOC unveil legislation to cap credit card interest at 15%

Guinea Pig Won't Leave His Dog Best Friend's Side

People are wondering what Burr and Nunez are up to?

2020 US Senate Election Prediction- Democrats will end up with 49 seats.

Comey interview was outstanding!

More tigers now live in cages than in the wild.

Pro-Trump group plans to spend $250M in six battleground states

Can M.J. Hegar Finish the Job Beto Started?

Rachel: Opening impeachment inquiry could help give House access to info currently

Castro calls Trump a 'grade-A idiot' over immigration comment at rally

NOTE: Rachael is addressing power of impeachment "would it open legal doors for documents"

Check out my paintings...

Don't we have a home repair forum? I thought I remembered one.

Luckovich-extended scream

My paintings...

538: How Every Senator Ranks According To 'Popularity Above Replacement Senator'

An oldie but a goodie...

Kim Jong-un Reportedly Demanded 'Famous Basketball Players' for Denuclearization Talks

Inslee just had some fun with an Onion article about him.

Amy K coming up on Rachel show.

Guests tomorrow on Real Time with Bill Maher:

Tonight I introduced John Hickenlooper....

TCM Schedule for Friday, May 10, 2019 -- What's On Tonight: Produced by Philip D'Antoni

Adam Schiff advocates for Inherent Contempt!!!

Called on the carpet

Once Again, Mainstream Media Get It Wrong on Venezuela

Reid Hoffman, one of the most powerful Democratic donors, is raising money for Cory Booker

Trump is a big FAT LOSER - he lost 51 million to 915 million over a 10 year period.

Screaming rant about the nutjobs I work with

New tariffs on China pose major risk for Trump

Inmate ID numbers for Cohen and Manafort

Comey: It 'sure looks like' evidence is there to prosecute Trump

A top official in the IRS used to advise Trump on his taxes and the IRS (and maybe this

Close your eyes. Consciously disregard the details of the latest breathless "Breakng News".

The elite soldiers protecting the Amazon rainforest

The elite soldiers protecting the Amazon rainforest

Does Donald Trump really think Abraham Lincoln lost the Civil War?

Cory Booker takes a risk on gun control -- and it may pay off in campaign

How Democrats Will Prevent a Hijack of Their Nomination

Klobuchar on Rachel: "This wasn't meddling. It was an invasion." Finally.

Cory Booker unveils "Justice Academy" to recruit, teach volunteers

Look, When You Elect a Billion-Dollar Loser, Things're Gonna Get a Little Wacky (Ferret/Shower Cap)

Maybe it's time to precision target some DEFUNDING by House oversight.

Nancy Pelosi Speaks Amid Trump Tax Return and Barr Drama

Over $7 Billion of money laundered in British Columbia last year

Reid Hoffman, one of the most powerful Democratic donors, is raising money for Cory Booker

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Hillary Clinton blast Georgia's 'heartbeat bill'

Fox News Legal Analyst Insists Barr's Response to Congress 'Was Not a True Answer'

Stacey Abrams says a 2020 presidential run is still possible

I'm so sad & angry right now. Rick's death was completely preventable.

Giuliani Plans Ukraine Trip to Push for Inquiries That Could Help Trump.

Montana warns of imitation census survey mailed from Republican National Committee

Workers for Julian Castro Unionize

Tories could come sixth in European elections, officials fear

Saturday night fever AGAIN.....

Economic pessimism is linked to dissatisfaction with how democracy is doing

Chelsea Manning: Wikileaks source released from jail after refusing to testify

Another DU member suggested I check out this group.

TCM Schedule for Saturday, May 11, 2019 -- What's On Tonight: The Essentials: African Directors

Five rules for life.

How sure are we that some of the "qualiifcations" for the debate are not coming from Russian trolls?

THIS is how it starts...I figured it out...(warning:Dark thoughts ahead)

Lots of people attended Rosenstein's farewell party, but Bob Mueller was "noticeably absent."

The American Media Is The Dog That Didn't Bark

Another way the two parties get different treatment...

Striking Uber-Lift Drivers See 2/3 Income Loss, Suicides: Uber's $90B Built On Anti-Worker Model

Can someone clarify what Joe said today about undocumented immigrants?

I know one thing.If it were up to me, I'd take away the guns.


Party City says it is closing 45 stores amid a global helium shortage

The CIA & rupert murdoch bring down the pro union progressive Australian Prime Minister Goff Whitlam

Comey explains to CNN audience just how Trump "eats your soul in small bites."

Delta Airlines thinks its workers are Morons

Giuliani traveling to Ukraine to push for probes that could be 'very helpful' to Trump

Rudy Giuliani openly admits the plot against Biden: 'We're meddling in an investigation'

Aaron Rodgers might be in this week's "Game Of Thrones!"

Bulldog Reaction to IT Chapter Two Official Teaser Trailer

Modest proposal about reporting on mass murderers - let's never use their real names.

Amy Klobuchar Fox News Appearance

The Nuge Boosts Steve Reams As Political Aspirations Grow

Sarah Sanders leads "mass purge" of White House reporters with new press-room rules

TCM Schedule for Sunday May 12 - Mother's Day

The Cult

TCM Schedule for Monday May 13 - Orson Welles

Delta to workers: Spend money on video games, not dues; union supporters outraged


"We Are In A Constitutional Crisis": 10 MILL Petitions To Congress Demand Impeachment

A proud mother.

Here's video of bill barr joking about his contempt ruling from congress...

Suzanne Vega - Tom's Diner

Pink Floyd

Just for grins suppose Roosevelt had sided with and had a friendly talk with the emporer of Japan

STEM School was urged to investigate concerns over 'a repeat of Columbine' months before shooting

Mitch McConnell Faces Backlash for Selling 'Cocaine Mitch' Shirts for Senate Re-Election Campaign

The Daily Show: A Message to the Arctic from the People of Africa

The Nuge Boosts Steve Reams As Political Aspirations Grow

Impeach Trump Now, Advocates Say As They Deliver Over 10 Million Signatures To Congress

The Daily Show: Female Candidates Fight to Break the Airtime Glass Ceiling

And to think we once called Mueller a "patriot"

Seth Meyers: Trump's Tax Returns Reveal He Lost Over $1 Billion - Monologue - 5/8/19

Seth Meyers - Don Jr. Subpoenaed as Trump Lies About Mueller Report: A Closer Look

EIA expects less electricity to come from coal this summer as natural gas, renewables rise

Tori Amos - Somewhere Over the Rainbow

Bolivia Showcases New Approach to Drugs After Expelling DEA

Trump doubles tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports

TN House Speaker outed as another family values hypocrite.

Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to double spending on homelessness -- to $1 billion

Real Time with Bill Maher guests - Friday, May 10, 2019

Jimmy Kimmel Live: Trump Has Lost Over a Billion Dollars



Rachel Held Evans, Voice of the Wandering Evangelical, Dies at 37

'Unprecedented' Water Prompts Opening of Mississippi River Spillway

Thankful I live in the best state politically,

DNC Sets Tiebreakers for Debates

Suspect arrested in 1985 killing of Hollywood TV director

Jim Fowler, who hosted 'Wild Kingdom' series, is dead at 89 - CNN

Rolling Stone -- 'Running With Beto' Trailer: O'Rourke Details Pressure on Campaign Trail

Rolling Stone -- 'Running With Beto' Trailer: O'Rourke Details Pressure on Campaign Trail

Decision to subpoena Donald Trump Jr. sets off a Republican firefight

Oahu Physical Therapist Sentenced To 42 Months For Mulit-Million Dollar Health Care Fraud Scheme

Former Union Treasurer Pleads Guilty to Embezzling at Least $82,000 in Union Funds


It's some good people out there

Doctor And Physical Therapist Found Guilty Of Participating In $30M Scheme To Defraud Medicare and

Ladies and Gentleman, Fall Out Boy

Four Texas Men Arrested and One Fugitive Sought for their Roles in Scheme to Launder Millions from

Two North Texas Doctors, One Nurse Sentenced to Prison for Federal Drug Trafficking Violations

Mystery surrounds 1,000 guns seized at Los Angeles mansion connected to Getty family

Trump's tariff hike on Chinese goods takes effect as the two sides keep talking

Should be getting some sleep.....

Co-Author for Trump's Memoir The Art of the Deal Says It Should Be 'Recategorized' as Fiction

Richard Nixon's former Western White House in San Clemente has a new price: $57.5 million

What's your view on compulsory voting?

Rs OK with destroying the USA to cover for an asshole and his self-inflicted asshole-ish troubles

Labor shortages prompt increased mechanical grape harvesting in North Bay

AFL-CIO Labor Leader Back to Work, Scolded Over Strip Club Expense

Is a $586,000 Fine a Bit Steep for Chopping Down Trees?

Video: Senator Sanders and Representative Ocasio-Cortez Unveil the Loan Shark Prevention Act

Mitch McConnell Reassures Hannity: Don Jr. Subpoena Will 'Have a Happy Ending'

Blood and syringes: Caltrans fined after union complaint over homeless camp cleanups

You think you're sickened now, if RBG passes away in the next two years

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 5/9/19

Placer County grand jury doubles down on city of Lincoln's financial missteps

102 layoffs, including 77 teachers, approved by Sacramento City Unified school board

Mayor Pete to Trump: When the Wind Changes, Some People Build Walls and Some People Build Windmills

Yet another conflict at the grocery store.

Where's Glamrock?

GOP Senator Marco Rubio angrily rejects claims that he has principles.

Feds open foreign money investigation into CINDY YANG (of massage parlor fame).

Corporate tax on stock compensation gains board backing as it heads toward November ballot

Attorney general says school funding plan is unconstitutional

As the ice goes, Arctic nations find their bonds are tested

Dissent at DEC emerges over roll-back of PFAS regulations

Driverless truck stopped in spectacular Autobahn action

Biggest budget item in Alaska history awaits lawmakers' verdict


Trump's China tariffs are about more than just trade

Texas, LA & MS Gulf Coast DUers, check in please. The storms look intense

95 Years Ago Today; J Edgar Hoover appointed head of the FBI, and refuses to leave for 48 years...

University of Alaska announces mass human resource layoffs

Climate change: Scientists test radical ways to fix Earth's climate

Jim Fowler, Naturalist and a Face of TV's 'Wild Kingdom,' Dies at 89 Jim Fowler, left, and Marlin Pe

65 Years Ago Today; The First Rock & Roll Record reaches Billboard's #1 - "Rock Around the Clock"!

Lawmaker takes issue with Alaska Black History Month bill

Medical breakthrough raises hopes for heart attack patients

Iowa Dems warn against new Bernie-Hillary wars

Biden: Americans will never hear me speak ill of another Democratic candidate.

Sablan: Bill helps Marianas small businesses

Senator to Marines: Does Guam move make sense?

Trump's pissed about the Don Jr optics, as opposed to giving a damn about Don Jr...

Andrew Yang Policy on LGBTQ RIGHTS

Andrew Yang Policy on LGBTQ RIGHTS

Pallid Sturgeon Released Into Missouri River In Effort To Save The Endangered Species

Federal government approves Guam's disaster declaration for Typhoon Wutip

U.S. Seizes North Korean Vessel and Sails it to American Samoa

Please Rate my Origami

Capital improvement projects proposed for Big Island

New Yorker: Bill McKibben and Elizabeth Kolbert on the U.N. Extinction Report

What's for Breakfast Friday May 10, 2019


Gabbard introduces sunscreen legislation in U.S. House

House Dems need to use ALL of their powers. Here's how.

Shocker! The GoFundMe Campaign to Build the Wall Is a Bust

Senators convene working group to address water use

Friday TOONs - King Minus

Nigel Farage's entire political career is based on treating the British public like fools.

Sunrise ceremony commemorates 200th anniversary of King Kamehameha I's death

Dad saw the gastroenterologist this week

How a new plan aims to keep military spouses working

Princeton Study: Back-To-Back ("Compound") Heat Waves Will Grow As Warming Accelerates

Texas Cop Tries to Arrest Wrong Man on Out-of-State Warrant in his Front Yard

Arabian Sand Cat

"What would Ben Shapiro want me to do?"

MIT Study - 150-Year Decline In N. Atlantic Phytoplankton Coincides With Warming

Honolulu must put more cash into rail to get federal funds

Angry? Depressed? You Could Be Grieving Over World Events

Heiress Abigail Kawananakoa is getting a new attorney in battle for her estate

Comey still believes that Trump may be compromised by the Russians?

The Rude Pundit: Practical Impeachment Politics: Your Objections Are Bullshit

Economic Costs of the U.S.-Mexico Border Slowdown

Venezuela crisis: Opposition lawmakers take refuge in embassies

22 Presidential Campaign Logos...

Venezuela crisis: Opposition lawmakers take refuge in embassies

The Rundown: May 9, 2019

Lion Forge Comics and Oni Press Planning Merger [UPDATED]

Pick of the Week: "War Of The Realms: New Agents of Atlas" #1

French troops free hostages in Burkina Faso

Well! We are going see prices jump up after Trump...

The origin of Superheroes: Grim Reaper (Nedor Comics)

New buildings in West Campus to double in height, add more affordable housing in Austin

Comic-Snips: Stark Tower

soybean exports are down more than 90% and U.S. farmers lost nearly $8 billion

Just curious--does anyone here know this stoner comic series? I know the

CNN has clips from the Comey Town Hall

Is an imposed democracy better than no democracy?

Kentucky Kroger shooting suspect ruled incompetent to stand trial

Trump isn't "Goading." He is Seizing Power.

Fed's Brainard says income inequality may be hampering U.S. economy

Trump's "Great News" Lands With Thud On Abandoned GM Plant Floor - Bloomberg

US Consumers to be hit hard by The Devil's Chinese Tariffs (WSJ $PAYWALL$)

Bernie Shocked the World in 1990

So eloquent it nearly brought a tear to my eye....

Presidential hopeful Biden looking for 'middle ground' climate policy

He keeps tweeting and deleting the same crap about China tariffs this morning

Delta Airlines slammed for poster suggesting employees buy video games instead of paying union dues

Don't send a 'bishop to the crime scene': Church sex abuse survivors blast Pope Francis' new law...

These 311 N.J. priests, nuns and clergy are accused of sexual misconduct, law firm says.

Mitch McConnell Reassures Hannity: Don Jr. Subpoena Will 'Have a Happy Ending'

Fmr. Trump ghostwriter: "Trump's portfolio did not jibe with what I saw each day--

This take on trump* is so funny, and so true

Find Out What's in Your Bottled Water

'Only the Lord God Almighty Is in Control': Texas Lawmaker Attacks Noted Pediatrician, Calls Vaccine

Exclusive: Documents Detail Meetings Of Russians With Treasury, Federal Reserve

Chicago Cubs ban a fan who was seen making a white power gesture behind a black reporter

Trump Says U.S. Will Purchase Crops to Offset China Losses

The war in Washington isn't between Trump and Democrats. It's between Trump and Congress

In case you didn't know, the entire Republican Party is a sadistic joke.

Complete (100%) Video of the Comey Town Hall on 5/9/19

Trump is Pressuring Ukraine to Smear Clinton and Biden

Question regarding Twitter

A white privilege pincer movement to shut down any debate

Rudy Giuliani traveling to Ukraine to push for investigation into Joe Biden and his son

'Star Trek: Discovery' Season 3: What We Know and What We Hope For

A 2,624-Year-Old Tree Has Just Been Found Growing in a Swamp in America

CPI for all items rises 0.3% in April as gasoline, shelter indexes increase

Urban Forests Capture Carbon

The incident in CO

Happy 150th anniversary, the (not really) transcontinental railroad

CNN The US just raised tariffs on Chinese goods. China says it will hit back

You raised $100.00 on May 9, 2019 DU ActBlue POTUS donation links (corrected)

A real story of fake news: Trump's wealth

Tariffs are supposed to be a Congressional responsibility...

Why aren't Harris and Booker doing better in South Carolina?

FL Legislature declined to provide health care coverage to 837,000 of the state's neediest residents

Pic Of The Moment: There Really Is A Trump Quote For Everything

Florida man tells police he shot 'disrespectful' wife in the face

Vol. II, Page 86 and 87. Mueller Report

Pence claims Trump will ask Supreme Court to bar judges from blocking his policies

Democratic National Committee and NBC choose a site for Miami's presidential debates

My Pillow CEO to lay off 150 employees

Trump's Iran policy is making war more likely

Ukraine already declared the supposed Biden-scandal a dud. Giuliani doesn't care.

HUD says 55,000 children could be displaced under Trump plan to evict undocumented immigrants

More evidence you can't afford to teach in Florida.

Prolific Tallahassee businessman J.T. Burnette indicted in FBI corruption investigation

Pompeo to meet with Vladimir Putin in Russia next week

Gov. Ron DeSantis signs bill allowing armed teachers in Florida

The Dow Is Falling Because Trump Says There Is No Rush to Make a Trade Deal With China

What the feds consider evidence of criminal activity: living a block or two away from a drug dealer.

So the Kerry accusation is just cover for Ghouliani to go to Ukraine...

Go figure?

And the Dow Jones is @:

300,000 soybean farmers in the US. China is primary buyer but with Trump tariffs they are


BREAKING: Trump Asserts Exec Privilege Over ENTIRE Mueller Report

Understanding Populism in the United States, Germany and the UK

McAuliffe seriously considering another run for Virginia governor

Charges dropped against Florida man arrested for 'I Eat Ass' sticker on his truck

Sounds like a campaign ad...

Alabama Senate erupts in chaos as GOP tries to jam through bill to punish abortions with 99 years in

Just placed a bottle of my favorite wine

Republican Congressman Will Hurd Calls On Mueller To Testify

Yesterday was the tenth anniversary of my father's death.

A Florida Man television series will happen this year

Just from GD's page one, a kaleidoscope of SHITLER's chicanery, failure, and curse

HUD Plans To Evict 55000 Legal Resident Kids In Purge Of Undocumented Immigrants From Public Housing

Pick Kamala Harris for VP should Joe Biden be the Nominee....Why???

With lawlessness established, no need to be covert about it.

My new euphemism when I go use the bathroom now...

Sen. Kamala Harris on Being 'Momala'

The big unanswered question at the core of Trump's corruption

Mayor Pete blindsides Kamala Harris in California

Is this new weapon real? Seems like something out of a road runner cartoon.

Married to my best friend.

Caption time.

From adorable to plausible to formidable? Pete Buttigieg on himself, and his candidacy

US working 'very hard to build a future for coal,' DOE official says

Transaction tax to fund health care?

He's got the whole world in his chunky, little hands. . . . Please come CAPTION PresiDented Trump!!!

Chump's former employees all had to sign NDAs, but those are expiring

No trade for Uber yet and it's going on 2 hours!

R.I.P. Jim Fowler

Climate Change and politics

I applaud Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes for sounding the alarm on the dangers

Campaigning for the Iowa caucus is a never-ending series of challenges...

🐦 Sen. Sanders attending California Democratic Party Organizing Convention (5/31-6/2 2019)

Vote As If

Trump has built a wall, a wall of obstruction and justice has it surrounded.

Trump wants to be KING--but he is just the Court Jester...........

the Blues Music Association just handed out their annual awards

Why We Need a Tough President Like Kamala Harris

USS Rhode Island launches Trident II D5, following North Korea and US Air Force missile tests

Trump is a moron fixated by fabric swatches.

What Could a DOJ Person Do With This?

Sam Adams' Boston Beer buys Dogfish Head for $300 million

So if we impeach right now, it stops all the other investigations?

Concerned parent describes 'pressure-cooker' environment at site of Colorado school shooting

Minnesota Republicans kill plan to outlaw gay conversion therapy on kids

Why isn't there a full vote yet on contempt by Barr

Thai activists accused of insulting monarchy 'disappear' in Vietnam

N.C. man plans 17-hour, pro-Union vigil at Lee statue in Charlottesville

Mother's Day Gift Guide 2019-from

An alt-righter protests Minneapolis' MayDay parade. It does not go well [VIDEO]

I have questions about "cutting the cable". I've had it with the

Presidential Candidates at 2019 CDP Organizing Convention

Take a guess how many school-shootings the US and Europe get in comparison.

Rudy Giuliani defends Ukraine trip to help "defend" Trump

If a fetus is a person at 6 weeks pregnant, is that when the child support starts?

my name is mo. i am an addict.

Here's video of Rudy Giuliani praising Putin for being a dictator and attacking Obama: "Putin decide

Joe Biden is the clear 2020 front-runner now

Rick Scott calls for US military intervention in Venezuela.

Fight fire with fire

Filmmakers vow to boycott Georgia after state passes controversial abortion bill

Cats rival dogs on many tests of social smarts. But is anyone brave enough to study them?

why voters are asking about policy, and not trump.

House passes Trump-opposed disaster-relief bill with more funding for Puerto Rico

House passes Trump-opposed disaster-relief bill with more funding for Puerto Rico

Pentagon to transfer $1.5 billion to border wall from Afghan forces, other areas

'Mitch McConnell Reassures Hannity: Don Jr. Subpoena Will 'Have a Happy Ending''


Veterans Disability

This man could go to jail for 20 years for giving migrants food and water

Nadler says Mueller will not testify next week

Endangered kakapo parrot gets pioneering brain surgery

Reincarnation in Christianity

Genetically Engineered (bacterial) Viruses Treat Antibiotic-Resistant Infection

Elizabeth Warren in Mingo County, WV

U.S. warns merchant ships of possible Iranian attacks in Middle East

U.S. warns merchant ships of possible Iranian attacks in Middle East

Adam Schiff Drills Rudy Giuliani For Biden/Ukraine Lie

What Does Joe Biden Need to Do Now?

12 Year Old Tells What The Shooter Said to Him, 1:18 seconds. CNN:

Iran Guards reject U.S. talks, cleric threatens carrier

It's now official--my friend is now running for Congress in New Mexico

State Board of Elections to oust executive director (NC)

Felix Mendelssohn Hebrides Overture

Beto O'Rourke townhall in New London, NH (Colby Sawyer College) Video

They're *SNAPPING* - Ben SHAPIRO storms off BBC interview

Trump "The Torrid Turnip" is sending "Greasy" Guiliani to dig up dirt on Bidens' son

Business Insider - Percentages of Democrats who think a given candidate WILL LOSE to Donald Trump.

I posted Tori before.

Huffington Post & Dependency. If the ad trackers are blocked, HuffPo won't load.

Rudy Giuliani apologizes for having hired James Comey years ago: 'I'm very embarrassed about that'

Billy Baldwin tweet:

Trump debuts new nickname for Biden: 'SleepyCreepy Joe'

Donald Trump Reportedly Cheated to Beat an 11-Year-Old in Golf

Retracing Truman Capote's Moment in the Mediterranean Sun

Call is in from the doctor.

Who's going to New York next week?

Tukwila police unlawfully arrested illegal immigrant, judge rules

Future Whataboutism

This is how the Republic dies?

There is no "middle ground" when it comes to climate policy.

After Trump invite, Iran commander says: No talks with US

Nothing Else Matters by Metallica - Danish Guitar Performance - Soren Madsen

New: Nadler may have to use subpoena to compel Mueller testimony.

The surprising tax bill for sons and daughters of Gold Star families

Trump says no rush on China deal as trade war escalates

Sweet Home Alabama (Lynyrd Skynyrd) - Danish Guitar Performance - Soren Madsen

Water-soaked Houston braces for more serious flooding from heavy rains

Hot off prosecuting 11-year old rape victims, Ohio GOP following up with #HumanCentipedeBill

Spain arrests ex-Venezuelan minister on U.S. warrant

Newsom touts Harris, but says Buttigieg is 'many people's second choice'

Trump rips Comey after CNN town hall: 'He brought the FBI down'

Way to go don, tariffs will eliminate 930,000 jobs & cost family of 4 nearly $800 a year

Steve Bullock (MT-GOV) gearing up...

Escaped pet snake in washing machine ends up smelling like fabric softener

Donald Trump Reportedly Cheated to Beat an 11-Year-Old in Golf

First Democratic presidential debate set for Miami's Arsht Center, host NBC News announces

Farrakhan refers to 'Satanic Jews' in Chicago church speech

Uber's Stock Disappoints, Capping a Rocky Path to Its I.P.O.

Student 'geek squads' maintain school devices, help teachers

Tenants facing eviction get more time to pay back rent under new law

Why are So Many 'Bad Apple' Police Officers Bad in the Same Way?

Orca Card Prices Rise Due To Trump Tariffs On Chinese Exports

CSPAN "Sounds like you think Congress will get president's tax returns this yr." Schiff: "Oh Yeah."

Egg-laying hens live in horrific conditions. Washington state just passed a law to change that.

Mexico's prized beaches threatened by smelly algae invasion

Mexico's prized beaches threatened by smelly algae invasion

Trump Jr. subpoena sparks internal GOP battle

Stephen Miller's New Policy Would Make Thousands of US Citizen Children Homeless - Over One Parent's

George Carlin: Pro Life, Abortion, And The Sanctity Of Life

Schedules show West Virginia governor largely absent in job

Pence calls for Omar to be removed from House Foreign Affairs committee

Nigerian pro-government militia frees hundreds of children

Cartoons 5/10/19

What's for Dinner, Fri., May 10, 2019

i love Rachel BUT

Biden tops field of 2020 Dems in digital spending

London mayor on state visit: UK 'shouldn't be rolling out the red carpet' for Trump

Fascism fails if we are not SNOOKERED into self-imposed impotence!

Biden is the one candidate who defeats a key strategy in Trump's re-election campaign

What would YOU do if you were in Anita Hill's shoes?

Hundreds of Bodies, One Nurse: German Serial Killer Leaves as Many Questions as Victims

Alabama Boss Reviews Sam Adams' $200 Utopias Beer

You're slipping, Vlad.

Does he ever have anything positive to say about someone, ever??

Very interesting question...

Johannes Brahms Violin Concerto

George Conway slams Trump for calling Biden 'creepy': You 'palled around with Jeffrey Epstein'

Blog for Game of Thrones fans: Making Game of Thrones

The Rudy Giuliani-in-Ukraine story, in summary:

So what exactly is Ghouliani accusing Hunter Biden of doing in Ukraine?

The Heavy - Short Change Hero

Guard at Colorado school shooting may have shot at deputies, wounded student

Notre Dame firefighters should be tested for lead, say campaigners

Manning freed, faces new subpoena

Ben Shapiro calls british conservative journalist a leftist and rage-quits interview.

Funeral for bombing victim's dad in church where she died

Re: these stupid Abortion laws; How many people are on this bus?

Pennsylvania college to no longer allow frats, sororities

Illinois parents plead not guilty in son's beating death

House Judiciary chairman endorses bundling contempt resolutions against Trump officials

House Judiciary chairman endorses bundling contempt resolutions against Trump officials

Thousands of mothers of disappeared march across Mexico

Beto O'Rourke town hall Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH Video link

Ohio's new Handmaid bill.

How the West Virginia coal industry changed federal endangered species policy

Colombian Filmmaker Shot Dead Reporting Documentary on Violence

Question for Team Pete

Trump's accounting firm emerges as the most unlikely hero of democracy

'There was no attempted coup': FBI's former top lawyer defends Russia probe

Another Study Found a Link Between Parkinson's Disease and the Appendix. What's Going On?

Trump threatened Republicans to oppose this disaster aid bill. 34 didn't listen.

Robert Mugabe sells off his combine harvesters

If you missed the Comey CNN town hall (I know, I know) but here is a link to all 15 video segments

Explosion at Rockbridge County gas station injures 4

John Paul Stevens Worries About the Court.

"Can I afford to save my child's life?" Is not a question that any parent should be forced to ask

Joe Biden is the clear 2020 front-runner now

A Star in the Big Dipper Is an Alien Invader

Huge US military footprint in Africa....why do I smell Erik Prince in this?

NFL/union helmet test covers potential inconsistency

"don't croak without Jesus"...says a sign on craigslist...

The Universe Probably 'Remembers' Every Single Gravitational Wave

In viral video, Kickapoo High teen threatens black students, talks of lynching

Ways and Means Committee just subpoenaed Trump's taxes from treasury and IRS.

Trump Two Brains

Carlos Bolsonaro Employed Woman Who Was Once A Phantom Employee in Another Company

Iowa Democrats Warn Against Infighting

Any of you know anything about the RDIF? (Russia)

Jimmy Carter Is Right

Bolsonaro Wants to Transform Protected Ecological Area into A "Brazilian Cancun"

Key House Democrat issues subpoenas for Trump's tax returns

"Buckle Up, Baby!"

BREAKING NEWS: House Democrats have issued subpoenas to Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and IRS Com

Bolsonaro Administration Cuts New Education Grants Destined for Graduate Students

After outcry, USDA will no longer require scientists to label research 'preliminary'

Unfazed by sinking poll numbers, Beto O'Rourke keeps plugging away on presidential bid

The 800 former prosecutors, alleging obstruction of justice, are heroes

Trump's Plans for Protecting Polluters Have Been a Devastating Success

Trish Baggs - Bag 'em and Tag 'em - NoPixel

Who is that guy? Andrew Yang's presidential campaign draws crowds, money and an expected spot

Nadler, Deutch, Swalwell introduce "No President Above the Law Act" to pause statute of limitations

Ladies, buy up whatever batteries your

Extinct species of bird came back from the dead, scientists find

Reuters: U.S. House could slap $25,000 per day contempt fines on Trump advisers

Krugman: Trump Is Terrible for Rural America. His biggest supporters are his biggest victims.

From Bad Reporter, April 12, 2019

EPA To Conduct More Testing At West Lake Landfill, Delay Cleanup Of Radioactive Waste



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U.S. Foreign Policy Now Serves The Re-election Campaigns of Kleptocrats? Thanks Banana Republicans.

To all the Mothers on DU!

How many ReTHUG Senators need to become Independents

Babies conceived through rape vs 3 parent babies - One of these is not possible in Trump's America

3 production companies say they won't film in Georgia after abortion law signed

I'd like to apply to be the "strongly worded letter" writer for Susan Collins.

A teacher friend of mine is upset with Biden for "crossing a picket line" to attend this fundraiser.


Photo of principal, teachers posing with noose in leaked photo incites outrage

Pete talks about immigration on Facebook.

The Kid Who 'Put Everybody In Stitches' At Boston Symphony Hall Has Been Found

Once Rosenstein leaves, he'll be free to talk.

Elizabeth Warren flew out of DC's most notorious airport gate. Here's what happened

2020 CO US Senate Election- High profiled Female Democratic candidates.

WSJ - McGahn rebuffed Trump's request to say the president didn't obstruct justice.

The yogurt company Chobani comes to aid of students offered jelly sandwiches

McGahn Wouldn't Say Trump Didn't Obstruct

Airlines, travel industry warn of excessive U.S. entry wait times

Feds indict Lewis and Gilmer County Magistrates on wire fraud, other charges

Nearly all the world's countries sign deal to prevent plastic waste - except US

Cute Kid

Donald F. McGahn II is John Dean all over again n/t

Little Lindsey hissing on the Senate floor like a tiny snake about "cleansing the office"...

Bolsonaro Executive Order Expands Right to Bear Arms to 20 Professions

05/12 Mike Luckovich: Teen mom

WH asked McGahn to say Trump did NOT obstruct justice - McGahn REFUSED

McConnell Capitalizes on Attack with 'Cocaine Mitch' Shirts

Help me: Find a female legislator who has spoken about male anatomy/reproduction with even...

Irish schools fail to teach climate change

Schedules Show West Virginia Governor Largely Absent in Job

Set heavy daily fines that increase exponentially

US Colonel Warns over Results of Invasion of Venezuela

About 55,000 Children Could Be Made Homeless Under New HUD Rule

Murray Energy Loses Appeal Over Miner Intimidation Case

Woman says hospital leaked personal info to her alleged rapist, who then attacked her again

The Gladiators "Hello Carol" (your classic reggae song of the day)


Feds file suit against Gov. Justice's coal companies, seeking $4.8M in fines

Why Trump Is Soft on White-Supremacist Terrorism ByJonathan Chait

This video will make some of you feel old as hell. OMG!

2022 US Senate Election with Trump-R/2022 US Senate Election with Biden-D.

Seattle police respond to multiple victim shooting in Central District

Ohio Court of Appeals Rules Embryos Are Not People in University Hospitals of Cleveland Case

Netflix Silent as Calls for Boycott Over Georgia Abortion Law Grow

Rtd SCt Justice Stevens: "The President is exercising powers that do not really belong to him"

Trump takes over national Fourth of July celebration, turning it into a campaign rally...

Democrats please get tough.

Don McGahn Rebuffed White House Request to Say Trump Didn't Obstruct Justice

A Ridiculous QAnon Conspiracy Forced a Small Charter School to Cancel a Fundraiser

Aviation Enthusiasts; How about a 21 hr flight? Qantas ponders SYD-LHR

2020 Dems: Trump doesn't deserve credit for the economy

CEO Who Claimed He Gave Raises Because of Trump's Tax Cuts Lays Off 150 Employees

Rolling Stone: 3 Dems Who Top Most Disliked List

Trump voters were largely motivated by

'Donald' drops on list of most popular baby names from 2017 to 2018

Ohio asks U.S. Supreme Court to block court order that ruled the state's congressional map unconstit

Analysis: Has Trump actually done anything about drug prices?

Appointment for June 12.

U.S.-China trade talks end for the day with no announcement of a deal

After the Mueller Report was made public, what did AG advise Trump to do?

As folks came through the photo line after our town hall in Kermit, West Virginia, a few of them

It has begun! My first hummingbird of the season visited my flowering tree just after 7 pm tonight!

Watched the "Knocking Down the House" documentary last night and have one quibble.

$69 billion budget plan passes Ohio House with strong bipartisan support

BBC panel so not impressed with Ben Shapiro

Nadler accuses Trump of 'direct assault on the constitutional order' in letter to DOJ


Republicans: Dumb, Happy and Easily Offended

Heat wave pushing temps into the upper 80s through Saturday and breaking records