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Archives: May 21, 2019

Sybrina Fulton, mother of Trayvon Martin, announces run for local office

Miami Candidate's Campaign Workers May Have Tampered With Absentee Ballots

Pence will travel to Canada to rally support for new NAFTA

Republicans say Trump can't defy Congress but won't do anything to stop him

The last few pieces of this jigsaw puzzle are falling into place

Republican Justin Amash Tweets New Thread Calling for Trump's Impeachment

The Democratic Party should hire Jeff Daniels

Willing to share your oldest memory of the "internet"?

Nadler blasts White House for ordering McGahn not to testify: The 'latest act of obstruction'

Man pleads guilty to taking lemur from California zoo

China tariffs could trigger thousands more US store closures

McConnell introduces bill making the legal smoking age 21

Fox host unwittingly proposed Warren's plan to pay off student loan debt by taxing billionaires

Trump Instructs McGahn to Defy Subpoena and Skip House Testimony

Democratic hopeful Michael Bennet unveils climate plan with farm, conservation focus

Miami Republican Candidate's Campaign Workers May Have Tampered With Absentee Ballots

Warren building unlikely connection with black female voters

4 important points about Michael Cohen's big allegation against Jay Sekulow

Pelosi clashes with fellow Dems in closed-door debate on impeachment

Trump to PA rally crowd: "Biden deserted you. He left you for another state."

Jury duty upon login?

No-deal Brexit would be a betrayal, says Philip Hammond

I just watched the Trump rally.

Ford announces plans to slash 7,000 jobs by August

Inslee expands drought emergency: It covers Olympic rain forest

Young Democrats back challengers to Sawant, Kohl-Welles and Gossett

Dolly Parton wishes Cher a Happy Birthday

Georgia Governor Bashes 'C-List Celebrities' Boycotting Over Abortion Law

Some Republicans unsettled by Trump's sweeping claims of immunity

This could kill Trump's chances of being reelected

Do you think Regular Joe has Dirty Donny shook?

'I didn't need money': Trump bristles at report Deutsche Bank staff saw suspicious activity

WaPo: Pelosi's leadership team rebels on impeachment, presses her to begin an inquiry

**You got it here first. Morning Consult Democratic Primary Poll** Joe 39 Bernie 19 Elizabeth 9

Colombian army denies pushing officers to hike rebel, criminal death toll

Colombian army denies pushing officers to hike rebel, criminal death toll

Arthur's Gay Wedding Episode Banned by Alabama Public Television

**Brand Spanking New Early Primary & Caucus Poll** Joe 43% Bernie 18% (-2) Elizabeth 7% (-2)

'I don't feel safe': Alabama newspapers publish letters by women on abortion ban

Washington health department wants your ticks to assess population

Mike Luckovich: We all know the answer

Tensions swirl around Iran as administration to brief Congress

House panel releases Michael Cohen transcripts

Upsurge in roboscam calls lately

250 Republicans make up the House and Senate. ONE and only one has called for trump's impeachment...

If McGahn doesn't show, the lid's gotta blow.

Miami Candidate's Campaign Workers May Have Tampered With Absentee Ballots

Pelosi clashes with fellow Dems in closed-door debate on impeachment

Mandatory Monday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread! Alabama, Goddam!

Trump hits Fox News after Buttigieg town hall: 'What is going on with Fox?'

Oh great! Some new Michael Cohen damning testimony.

Steve Bullock puts Citizens United decision at center of presidential push

Nogales border agent calls migrants 'subhuman,' 'savages' in text messages

Bill Nye takes it to the Republicans

Former Navy SEAL Rep. Dan Crenshaw Calls for War Crimes Trial Before Any Trump Pardon

Amash Calls Kevin McCarthy a Liar

Mo Brooks (R-Clueless) says rocks falling into ocean causing sea level rise. (not the Onion)

Pete Buttigieg's Fox News Town Hall Beats Trump Interview in Key Ratings Demo

What a guilty man does

I hope Jared and Ivanka are shitting their pants tonight

Why didn't Mueller investigate tRump money laundering?

The hunter becomes the hunted...

Trump jokingly suggests serving as many as five terms

500 protests planned STOP THE ABORTION BANS!

Nadler tells McGhan Committee will use "all enforcement mechanisms at its disposal"

*Nadler letter to McGahn's attorney

Justin Amash Just Fell Off a Whole Lotta Xmas Card Lists, & Other News From Hell (Ferret/Shower Cap)

Fox News' Brit Hume: Buttigieg May Be 'Most Impressive Candidate I've Seen' Since Obama

Yikes! I just read that you have to be at least 13 years old to post here.

Beto O'Rourke: I'd 'absolutely' do a Fox town hall

Lori Lightfoot sworn in as Chicago's first black woman mayor

E.P.A. Plans to Get Thousands of Deaths Off the Books by Changing Its Math

Why Is Sen. Kyrsten Sinema Meeting Privately With Barr

You guys...Even trump's hair is trying to escape his tyranny

Have you ever stopped to consider how much simpler, cleaner and less stressful life

Sub-tropical storm Andrea forms in the Atlantic - 12 days before the official start of the season

DuPage Medical Group CEO died by suicide, police say

Supreme Court declines to hear case to allow military medical malpractice lawsuits

In her first official act as Chicago mayor, Lori Lightfoot signs order aimed at limiting aldermen's


Netflix recommendation -- Sci-Fi related.

Read Nadler's letter to McGahn. Nadler is pissed.

House Freedom Caucus votes to condemn Amash

Malcolm Nance on Russia's plans for the US:

Storm warnings issued as tornadoes hit Oklahoma and Texas

Earthworm Dilemma' Has Climate Scientists Racing to Keep Up

Deutsche Bank is too Corrupt to Exist

A Would-Be Trump Aide's Demands: A Jet on Call, a Future Cabinet Post and More

So McGahn won't testify

Minnie M. Cox - first African/American Postmistress

The Daily Show: Extreme Anti-Abortion Laws Passed in Alabama, Missouri and Georgia

Karma says.........ROFLMAO

The Daily Show: The Donald J. Trump Tour of New York City

You can offer constructive criticism on Democrats, right?

Music Releases Pleasure Brain Chemical, Dopamine: 'What A Rush!'

On my way home from Wisconsin and my youngest son's college graduation...

2020 candidate Beto O'Rourke builds out campaign team in South Carolina

Night King Boogie:

Hurling Milkhakes! NIGEL FARAGE Hit By Protesters in Newcastle

BRIGHTBURN - Official Trailer

Kobach Demands Cabinet Appointment, Access to Jet

Trump's hectic schedule tomorrow

Seth Meyers - Trump Threatens Iran on Twitter: A Closer Look

Chat Shows Possible Ballot Tampering In Miami


Is is really just a hat?

Evacuation ordered for High Level as Alberta wildfire approaches

About the "unborn."

Excellent Twitter Post.

I believe it is time to begin impeachment investigations.

How to watch Rachel Maddow with Roku box?

CHAMP missiles: The "magic bullet?"

Money laundering is worse than obstruction, politically speaking.

Petula Clark, 'Love This Is My Song' (C'est Ma Chanson) By Charlie Chaplin

Women in the New Wave of Traditional Heavy Metal

Alabama PBS station won't air eipsode of "Arthur"

Jimmy Kimmel Live: Trump Wakes Up on Wrong Side of Tanning Bed

McGahn's MOB uncle & TRUMP connection!

Tyler County woman admits to threat against President Trump

Carbon farming can slash CO2 emissions

Judge Sentences Macon Man Found Guilty Of Fraud In Multi-Million Dollar Bibb County School District

Ex-Credit Union Manager (CBS Employees) Pleads Guilty to Bank Fraud in $40 Million Embezzlement

Ex-Mirae Bank Executive Sentenced to More than 5 Years in Prison for Loan Fraud that Caused Large

Charter School Founder and CEO Sentenced to 2 Years in Federal Prison for Misappropriating $3.2 Mil

Michigan Doctor Pleads Guilty to Role in $2.5 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme

Niki Lauda, three-time Formula One world champion, dies aged 70

Owner of Miami Home Health Agency Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Role in Medicare Fraud Scheme

Austin Downtown Commission wants city to open three new homeless shelters by 2020

Border Agent Charged With Hitting Migrant With Truck Called Them 'Subhuman,' Feds Say

Catholic Diocese of Dallas Is in a Place So Dark It's Almost Incomprehensible

Some in Pelosi's leadership team rebel on impeachment, press her to begin an inquiry

Texas Fixes Its Revenge Porn Law

▶️ Podcast: Hear the Bern: Episode 7 - Bail, Bills, and Criminal Injustice

Harris County Moves To Crack Down On Environmental Crime

I can no longer support Speaker Pelosi's position on impeachment.

Texas House Committee Moves Forward Bill That Would Make It a Felony to Incorrectly Fill Out a Voter

The GOP Failed to Ban Paid Sick Leave and the Business Lobby is Livid

Murder victim identified as trans woman Muhlaysia Booker

The $9 Billion School Finance Problem in Speaker Bonnen's Backyard


'Save Chick-fil-A' bill approved by Texas House, despite emotional pleas from LGBT members

U.S. stock futures hint at rebound as investors watch trade headlines

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 5/20/19

Gov. Tony Evers says voters should 'connect the dots' on why Republicans won't meet with his female

Stephen Colbert: Why Guest Adm. William McRaven Challenged Donald Trump

Pound slides below $1.27

The GOP Has Officially Jumped the Shark

Christian Supremacist

Evers: 'Economic development will grind to a halt' if Wisconsin doesn't embrace diversity

Access to health care versus access to fresh food is a false choice

Bernie Sanders Q&A with New Georgia Project Action Fund (1 of 9) May 19, 2019

Going out of business: Ascena Retail Group closing all of its nearly 650 Dressbarn stores

Judge declines to dismiss lawsuits against companies sued over Sun Prairie gas explosion

A Wauwatosa teacher wanted Scott Walker to stop talking about her nearly a decade ago. He's still at

Another migrant child has died in custody

Racine teachers' union protests proposed cuts

judge in Trump's tax appeal. Wait for it

What am I missing? Is there any point to "Bada Book Bada Boom"?

GOP leaders looking at splitting budget into two bills to get around Evers partial veto

Just 56% of state's corn crop planted

University of Minnesota prof gets tenure, puts dickish regents on blast

Minnesota Legislature adjourns, with much of its work undone

Hateful flyers on campus target student groups

The winner of a U.S.-China trade war could be ... Mexico

How our republic could die in the age of Trump -- in a stunning parallel to the fall of Rome

Pelosi's Own Leadership Team Demands Trump Impeachment

Rotten human beings

The 2020 health care election

Millions Of Abandoned Wells Leak NG/Oil; W. Current Funding, 17,500 Years To Seal Wells Just In PA

Bernie Sanders is bringing back the most underrated education policy


So . . . Green! BP & Shell Lobbying For Carbon Tax That Would Eliminate Liability, Clean Power Plan

Weight. WHAT!?! The kilogram has changed

California Democrats face crisis of credibility after lawsuits

"You defy"! No, you defy first"!

Tuesday TOONs - Your Travesty

PNAS Study - Best Practice For Coastal Communities - Plan For 6.5 Feet Of SLR By 2100

Buzz grows Rep. Amash will challenge Trump as a Libertarian

Why Missouri's The Last Holdout On A Statewide Rx Monitoring Program

Walmart workers invited a special guest to crash the company's annual meeting June 5: Bernie Sanders


St. Paul teacher caught using slur to describe black students resigns


Trigger warning for language, but this is f**king funny

🐦 June 5 - Bernie Sanders will introduce a shareholders proposal at Walmart's annual meeting

There's No Boom in Youngstown, but Blue-Collar Workers Are Sticking With Trump

Eric Swalwell: Ending gun violence would be 'top priority' if elected president

"Ginger & Rosa." A gem I'd never heard of.

Garland brings some karma

Can you identify this tune?

That Coast Guard Officer Accused of Plotting a "Race War" Won't Get out of Jail After All

Good morning. Albert Collins sends his regards

Eddie Mauro: "I am the best candidate to take on and defeat Joni Ernst"

Well THIS is telling.

Are you familiar with the Belt and Road Initiative?

Linn Supervisor Stacey Walker considering U.S. Senate run

163 Years Ago Today; The Sacking of Lawrence, KS, an anti-slavery town, by pro-slavery mob

The Rundown: May 20, 2019

Airbus pledges boxers' counter-punch to new Boeing mid-jet

Bernie Sanders is bringing back the most underrated education policy

Wrapping Wednesday: Micro Reviews for the Week of 05/15/19

Colorist Justin Ponsor Has Passed Away

Donnie has a 'mini-me', and it is not a spawn

Divided Iowa Supreme Court upholds collective bargaining law

UK's Hammond warns of hit to economy from a no-deal Brexit

O'Rourke looks to connect flooding to climate change

O'Rourke looks to connect flooding to climate change

Metro Detroit family battles to keep adopted son with violent history in psychiatric hospital

Right-wing media defends Navy SEAL accused of killing Iraqi civilians, posing with corpses

Steak 'n Shake gets $7.7 million tab for St. Louis-area manager overtime in latest blow to chain

One Quarter Of West Antarctic Ice Sheet Now Destabilized; Thinning Of Up to 122 Meters Confirmed

Steak 'n Shake gets $7.7 million tab for St. Louis-area manager overtime in latest blow to chain

Bernie Sanders proposes "Thurgood Marshall Plan" for public education

Acidification Will Make 90% Of Ocean Toxic For Shelled Microorganisms - Basis Of Marine Food Chain

95 Years Ago Today; The thrill-killing of Bobby Franks

Whst's for Breakfast Tuesday 21 May 2019

Austrian government collapses over Ibiza video scandal

Kamala Harris Announces Plan to Close the Gender Pay Gap

For 11th Straight Time, Congress Punts On Reform Of Foundering Federal Flood Insurance Program

Elizabeth Warren looks so much younger than she is.

Jeff Koterba's latest cartoon: The election is coming

A Hidden Life...

40 Years Ago Today; The White Night Riots in San Francisco

Facts of 2016 Democratic Primaries (History Lesson)

People in glass houses....check out this place

UH OH, Feds: DeVos used personal emails for work

George Washington on Unindicted Co-Conspirator

Cheap wine

Michigan man who wrongfully spent 45 years in prison will get $1.5 million from the state

Without googling, can you name all 24 Dem candidates?

Good twitter thread explaining the legal process

Speaker Pelosi MSNBC interview with Mika, discussing Amash and impeachment.

Emails show NRA link to U.S. sheriffs who promoted gun 'sanctuaries'

Michael Bennet wants broad support for his plan to fight climate change

Buddha Day Celebrations in Photos

Meet the Texas law firm acting as a foreign agent for Russia's ally in the Balkans

Mika Brzezinski interview with Speaker Pelosi: Amash, impeachment, Barr

Question for real Game of Thrones fans/scholars:

Why is the WH Trying to Goad Impeachment? I Thank GOD Pelosi isn't that triggered.

Vintage Cat Photos at the Library of Congress. Cats, being pictured & posed by humans for centuries.

Vintage Cat Photos at the Library of Congress. Cats, being pictured & posed by humans for centuries.

The darkly comedic drama spewing from Trump reaches a turning point

The Audacity of DOPE.......IMPEACH the Bastard......

Fox News Host Pete Hegseth Privately Lobbied Trump to Pardon Accused War Criminals

Shaub: I'd like to hear Trump's congressional allies declare what red line they won't let him cross

To my future beautiful, effed up man...

A few tweets from Trumps last night Pennsylvanis rally at the airport.....

My advise to Congressional Democrats....

'I'll never vote for him again.' -- These farmers have finally turned on Trump

Pete Buttigieg's Fox News Town Hall Beats Trump Interview in Key Ratings Demo

Madame Speaker's number in Washington: 202-225-0100

Wait for it...

Fashion +maga guy at trumps' rally last night, and a comment

Rep Jamie Raskin coming up on msnbc [supporter of Impeachment}

Workers invite a special guest to Walmart's annual meeting: Bernie Sanders

This puppy's face went back to normal in 2 days!

"Welcome to the impeachment show"

Mediaite on the "interesting dynamic" for Democratic candidates who do a Fox town hall

DHS Wants To Pay For Border Operations With Loose Change Found At Airports

Alabama Public Television refuses to air 'Arthur' episode with gay wedding

Tinpot Dictator's Checklist

The NYT & Youngstown

Question for Bill Barr

REPUBLICAN Now Says Trump is Impeachable

Uh Oh: Illegal Activity Suspected in Trump & Kushner Bank Accounts

Buzz grows Rep. Amash will challenge Trump as a Libertarian

This monstrous administration put mentally ill, disabled and gay migrants

Question re: DU Lounge on your screen. Do you see the final black bar column "Views" after "Recs"?

Camera for sale!

Couple Catches Bear Enjoying A Relaxing Soak In Their Hot Tub

Betsy DeVos Used Private Email For Official Business In 'Limited' Cases

Here comes Jerry Nadler - live link

There's A Donald Trump Deplorable Coin And It's Making America Great Again

Hannity and Ingraham, two losers past their prime, take a shot at Robert deNiro...

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm to produce a child, judge rules

"Satan is a Democrat." . . . Please come CAPTION one of Fox's major wack-jobs, Jeanine Pirro!!!

How to find in-home help for dad?

Light snow this morning in Colorado... Few inches on the ground, not sticking to roads

The nation should thank Justin Amash.

'A responsibility to say no': Prosecutors vow not to bring charges under severe abortion laws

Seth Moulton on Iran

Stop the Bans

dZihan & Kamien - Homebase

Russia Hoped to Create Violent African American Revolution in US, According to Document

Russian documents reveal desire to sow racial discord -- and violence -- in the U.S.

What do you think of my beard? Honest input please.

Nadler: "One way or the other"

"A mob is the place where people go to take a break from their conscience."

This Made Me Laugh

Everyone should be this kind to animals 💚

Nike, Adidas Call Tariffs 'Catastrophic' in Letter to Trump

"McGahn fails to show at Judiciary hearing, amping up anger among House Democrats"

CNN: Iran stance is straight from Trump's North Korea playbook

Today is the Governor's Primary in Kentucky...

Need Lounge vibes. Heading to the bank in a few minutes, and if things work out I'll be debt free.

Security issues arise as Trump plans to attend sumo tournament in Japan

Former White House counsel Don McGahn did not attend his House hearing. The hearing happened anyway.

You raised $20.00 on May 20, 2019 DU ActBlue POTUS donation links

Department-Store Woes Worsen

How on Earth do horse racing fans

Governor's feud with party boss rocks New Jersey politics


Kamala Harris: This is for real.

Sea levels may rise much faster than previously predicted, swamping coastal cities such as Shanghai

What the hell kind of pagan godlessness is this?

Going out of business: Ascena Retail Group closing all of its nearly 650 Dressbarn stores

The E.P.A. has reportedly been ordered to "get thousands of deaths off the books"

How conservatives are winning the battle for America's courts

O'Rourke: Time to play rough with Republicans

Attorneys: Ohio State needs to reveal who knew about abuse

Who stole the "stones" of Don McGahn and Robert Mueller?

MEANWHILE, in Los Angeles...

Downton Abbey - Official Trailer

NTSB MEDIA ADVISORY: Amtrak Accident Subject of Board Meeting

NTSB MEDIA ADVISORY: Amtrak Accident Subject of Board Meeting

WP Morning Mix: Trump says Biden 'deserted' Pennsylvania. In Scranton, he's a 'hometown boy.'

Thank You Suffragists! 100 years ago today, the House passed the 19th Amendment.

The Blue Angels are practicing over the Severn River

Pic Of The Moment: Problem: Thousands Of Americans Still Die From Air Pollution Every Year

TODAY is the big day: the 100 year anniversary of the @HouseFloor passing the 19th Amendment

Did Dems on the committee really think McGahn would show up?

***Breakdown by race/gender in new Morning Consult Dem WH poll***

Mueller Report part 2.. this is the thing that we have to keep hammering

The last time Bernie went to a stockholders meeting was in 2000 after IBM tried to cut pensions

Breakfast: Leftover falafel waffles with eggs.😋

Trump is expected to tap Ken Cuccinelli for top DHS role on immigration

Father of slain CIA officer calls for investigation of comments by 'American Taliban' fighter

Man Accused of Threatening Miami Gardens Mosque

US intercepts Russian bombers, fighter jets off the coast of Alaska

Either this is Bullshit or we are screwed: Mueller's team expressed reticence to him testifying...

Patience is a virtue

Lakeside - Fantastic Voyage

I spent the weekend with an old friend who just happens to be a Republican

Polish towns go 'LGBT free' ahead of bitter European election campaign

Wow: @justinamash is NOT backing down. He is now talking to a school group on steps of the Capitol

I guess I'd better "fess up". Unlike many posters, l do not KNOW what would happen

Northam's medical school to announce findings Wednesday on racist yearbook photo

How a Bunch of Songbirds Ended Up Inside the Stomachs of Sharks

Venezuela's ambassador to Italy resigns, blaming government's lack of money

Trump's China trade war risks damaging US economy, says OECD

Federal court presses Trump administration to release Khashoggi documents

Federal court presses Trump administration to release Khashoggi documents

Can you spot who's sharing the sand bank with this bull elephant?

Special counsel's team hesitant about Mueller testifying publicly,part of hold up securing testimony

Trump's war-crime pardons could be his most Nixonian moment yet

So, we have our first medical marijuana desp.

HUD Secretary Ben Carson defends plan to evict undocumented immigrants: 'It's not that we're cruel,

HUD Secretary Ben Carson defends plan to evict undocumented immigrants: 'It's not that we're cruel,

Hungary accused of fuelling xenophobia with anti-migrant rhetoric

I voted! Did you?

News? You Say You Want News?

Mueller and House Democrats at impasse over how much of his testimony would be public

BREAKING: We filed a lawsuit against the Trump Admin's final 'refusal of care' rule which expands...

Bizarre Inc. - Playing With Knives

"We are going to the Moon, to stay, by 2024. And this is how." NASA Vid, released 5/14/19

May offers MPs vote on second referendum in 'new' Brexit deal

I wanted to watch Hockey tonight (LGB), but the wife says no. Ya see, she bought tickets -

If Democrats Start an Impeachment Inquiry Will It Help or Hurt Trump? (Poll)

Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon of Pa. calls for impeaching Trump

Trump Appeal Now Goes To Court Headed By Merrick Garland

500+ protests today and Sat: STOP THE BANS!

TN's racist state speaker of the house tried to frame a protester...(offensive language)

Joy Behar Suggests the Entire Republican Party 'Should Be Thrown in Jail' Over Trump

Rep. Jayapil (Judiciary Committee) says it's time to start impeachment inquiry

So many posts trying to plant the notion that impeachment is hopeless, meaningless, ill-advised.

Neil Young played Seattle last night (5-20)

Great thread on why Dems haven't Impeached yet.

Russian bombers off Alaska coast--in cold war, now USSR would be harrying Allies in Berlin Corridor

Russian documents reveal desire to sow racial discord -- and violence -- in the U.S.

Strange waves rippled around Earth. Now we may know why.

Despite national security concerns, GOP leader McCarthy blocked bipartisan bid to limit China's role

Let's all take a minute to appreciate how much effort it must've taken for the animal trainers

Service dog Stella at bowling today


Telling the facts is NOT a political act..Muellers' hesitancy

Did you guys know that the First Dogs of South Bend have a Twitter account?

Interesting how little coverage of Trumps rally in PA focused on treason accusations

impeachment followed by losing the senate vote would be bad. but the alternative may be worse.

Trump is working on a stealth plan to cut Social Security benefits and avoid 2020 backlash.

Trump Readies New Round of Aid to Farmers Hit by China Trade War

Opinions on the internet:

Mating season - too gross for some species or all licentiousness allowed?!1 Snails and tarantulas.

Ok folks since impeachment won't work and

PORTER: Do you know what an REO is? CARSON: An OREO...

Coca-Cola Will Revive New Coke in Alliance With Netflix, 'Stranger Things'

Memories of Gingrich

I'd rather the Dems win the WH, the Senate and keep the House than impeachment...

If Mueller agrees to testify behind closed doors....?

Live Norman Lear special, "All in the Family," "The Jeffersons" - Wednesday 8:00 Eatern

Live Norman Lear special, "All in the Family," "The Jeffersons" - Wednesday 8:00 Eatern

There is no "probably" in my gut

If there is no impeachment, Trump and the Republicans will go into the next election....

I have never seen anything like this. Extreme differences in value of exact same item..

What's Putin's Oval Office brown-noser to do?... the Boss's new babies don't officially exist!

Tennessee GOP House speaker to resign over sexually explicit text messages

Special counsel's team hesitant about Mueller testifying publicly

Trump administration considers tapping TSA funds for border: source

A Republican investigating a Democratic President no problem

Been drinkin' and thinkin' about Game of Thrones' finale. I loved it. Here's why.

First on CNN: Justice Dept agrees to hand over counter intelligence if Schiff backs off.

Who will be our Rachel now?' Progressives reflect on movement without Held Evans

These are the hardest-to-spell words in the English language, CNN:

Steele briefed British intelligence on his Trump dossier before Trump knew anything about it.

Chairman Nadler: a law is only mandatory...

Justice Department willing to hand over counterintelligence if Schiff backs off 'enforcement action'

Trump renews criticism of Mexico over immigration

Trump renews criticism of Mexico over immigration

Democrats Inching Closer To Impeachment

Top democrat warns Trump will become more lawless unless confronted.

'Playing Catch-Up in the Game of Life.' Millennials Approach Middle Age in Crisis

Just my wild guess here, but I don't think anything short of prison will stop Trump.

A federal inmate threatened another for being gay. Then guards moved them into the same cell.

Buttigieg appears on cover of 'Out' magazine's Pride issue

***** New Quinnipiac Poll **** Biden 35%; Bernie 16%; Warren 13%

Tweet of the Day

New congressman to be picked in Pennsylvania special election Tuesday


The mobs are ruining storm chasing

Nancy, the dam is breaking

Waiting to beerd the train.

Elijah Cummings on impeachment...'I'm Getting There'

Photo/Video Clip: Bernie at SCOTUS "National Day of Action to Stop the Bans" on abortion - May 21)

What subject does the average voter know more about?

WTF??? Did anyone else get this text message?

Lobbyist linked to Trump to host fundraiser for House Democrat

Florida woman assaults mom in fight over hedgehog.

Paris Photos, Part Deux!

Question: Will Trump's tariff wars mandate a COL increase in Social Security and safety nets?

My very Republican father is now hoping for impeachment.

So Mueller doesn't want a public testimony

Jones, Day- McGahn phone # in case you have an opinion

Trump reveals his two great fears: Joe Biden, and losing Fox News

Why was I not invited to this DU lounge party????


Attended the Stop The Ban rally in Towson MD this afternoon.

Robert Reich: The House Now Has a Constitutional Duty to Impeach Trump

Trump, Pence...Whatever...

Hawley Wants To Institute An Internet Do Not Track List For Personal Data

Great Twitter thread about the impeachment process.


****A- RATED QUINNIPIAC POLL*** Big Joe 35% Bernie 16% Elizabeth 13% (with musical accompaniment)


Good Feelings On Economy Don't Help Trump, Quinnipiac University National Poll Finds

Real "Trump's ICE" hypocrisy going on right now in Ohio.

I don't think Trump is so much goading Dems towards impeachment as he is fighting back

Taking the wrong lessons from past impeachments.

New poll reveals the least liked Democrat running for president

Some of our 2020 candidates who attended a #StopTheBans rally today:

Judiciary Committee issues Subpoenas for Hope Hicks & Annie Donaldson

Elizabeth Warren and AOC team up to take on the GoT finale (spoiler alert).

House subpoenaes McGahn's former chief of staff and Hope Hicks

House Judiciary Committee subpoenas Hope Hicks

Inslee's Washington state Ranked Number One

Jay Inslee's Washington Ranks #1

Opinion: Pelosi's Impeachment strategy is working perfectly

Two months into Spring, 10" of wet, heavy snow

Far-right supporters quietly asking themselves 'Wait, are WE the snowflakes now?'

POC: A useful term for Whites, but not for

Ben Carson confuses real estate term "REO" for "Oreo"

The Criminalization of Abortion Began as a Business Tactic

Case of the Killer Toyotas - WSJ Editorial

Biden responds to Trump saying he 'deserted' Pennsylvania

"Angry women get things done"

As ex-White House counsel defies subpoena, House Democrats weigh response

In Memory Of Jimmy LaFave - July 12, 1955 - May 21, 2017

Biden campaign touts digital fundraising after kickoff rally: $1,000 per minute

Biden only Democrat with strong positive favorability numbers

Humor for those of us

Magnitude 3.4 earthquake recorded near Ocean Shores Tuesday morning

Rubin (WaPo): Here's what the House Judiciary Committee should do

Great white shark spotted in Long Island Sound for first time ever

al franken podcat (apple) - he says its time to launch an impeachment inquiry

My $1,000 Colonoscopy

Godwins Law is officially dead

NY Assembly set to close double jeopardy loophole

ICE Has A Record-Breaking 52,000+ Immigrants In Detention, Report Says

Georgia District Attorneys Vow Not To Enforce 'Heartbeat' Abortion Bill

North Korea warns U.S. over seized ship at rare U.N. news conference

Tillerson Secretly Meets With House Foreign Affairs

Two Amazon Projects Pull Out Of Georgia Over Abortion Law

WWU identifies 6 cases of whooping cough

King County's condo prices continue to fall as market gets new inventory

Because they AREN'T rigging Elections...STOP saying they are

Flood rescues are underway in Oklahoma as millions in US face severe storms

8 of the top 10 Brexit Party promoting Twitter accounts appear to be bots

New York to London in 90 minutes on a hypersonic jet? Hermeus says yes


House Judiciary Subpoenas Hope Hicks

Meghan McCain Demands to Be Taken Seriously by 'The View' Co-Hosts

McCabe says he 'made the decision' to remove Strzok from Mueller team

Good Feelings on Economy Don't Help Trump

Ben Carson's first hearing before Maxine Waters's committee was a disaster

Want to stop money laundering? Require names of "Beneficial Owners"

Justice Dept will give House SOME Intel Mueller probe material if Schiff drops Barr contempt threat

The talking heads, especially the Rs(Nicole, Chuck Todd), are desperate for impeachment ratings.

Trump's tariffs could send shoppers into the arms of discount stores

Two transgender women of color killed in same weekend, one arrest made

What's for Dinner, Tues., May 21, 2019

California sues Trump administration over withholding high-speed rail funds

Amash storm hits Capitol Hill

Impeachment means Trump can be disqualified from election in 2020 by a simple majority Senate vote.

California bill would give tax breaks to studios that leave states with restrictive abortion bans

Enes Kanter: 'After I leave the court, the fight begins'

Jim Clyburn on predicting the Democratic primaries

Quentin Tarantino, 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' Score Six-Minute Standing Ovation at Cannes

How American Democracy Can Die in the Age of Trump

The Uncertain Future of the Boundary Waters

Trump faces steep climb to reelection

Mandan bar files lawsuit over mural

Trump grants temporary reprieve from Huawei ban


House Judiciary Democrat backs impeachment inquiry

It's a go! Ferries awards $26.4 million for Mukilteo Terminal contract

Time for Boycotts

Dead whale dumped on Whidbey beach raises smelly questions

Tariffs have varying fallout in trade-heavy Washington state

North Dakota lawmakers to look at land access issues after failed 'trespass bill'

2020 Democratic presidential candidates rally in support of abortion rights

Joe Biden's lead shrinks to zero against Bernie Sanders in critical Iowa

Trump Took Another Terrifying Step Toward Authoritarianism at His Rally in Pennsylvania

Top GOP congressman brags about making rape victims have babies

Barr must be impeached...

CNN reporting White House says trump will block Hope Hicks from testifying

Did you protest today? Share your stories and signs!

Tennessee House speaker to resign amid text message scandal

A conservative activist's behind-the-scenes campaign to remake the nation's courts

NRA secretly worked with sheriffs who refuse to enforce gun laws

More fun in house shopping 😳😆 need some plumbing expertise

When will enough be enough.....?

16-year-old migrant boy dies in U.S. custody, 5th child to die since December

Cartoons 5/21/2019

Payback is a Mitch!

It Passed! New York lawmakers pass bill aimed at weakening Trump's pardon power

Can you believe this?

Big Majority Back Abortion Rights

No matter who gets nominated, I'm voting for the Democratic ticket

They don't have the votes

Florida quietly passes law to cover up GOP plot to stop people from voting

North Dakota marijuana legalization group withdraws petition for rewrite

Congress subpoenas White House aides who witnessed Trump's obstruction

Capital city says it's ready for Sanders' Statehouse rally Saturday

Rep. Katie Porter Schools Housing Secretary Ben Carson on Key Real Estate Term

"One way or another...

Bumper crop of farm stress: Toll mounts with late planting, low prices, rising costs and trade war

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Wednesday, 22 May 2019


Housing secretary Ben Carson confuses foreclosure process with Oreos

This afternoon I attended a Senate intelligence briefing where the Trump administration presented...

More Propaganda Designed To Undermine The Constitution Here On DU

Judge: No site permit needed for refinery near national park

So many scumbags, so little time to convict...

McCarthy Blocked Bid to Limit China's Role in U.S. Transit

Groups want probe into DeVos stance on states using federal funds to arm teachers

Biden finds unexpected success with low-dollar donors

Xi Jinping says China is embarking on a 'new Long March,' signaling no end to trade war soon

I love.

Ari Melber: Dems holding "pivotal" meeting tomorrow on impeachment

Trump is starting to sound like a TV Evangelical

Obligatory pups in a basket

Feeling melancholy today, it's the 3 year anniversary of my Mother's passing

Nevada advances abortion decriminalization bill

State Lawmaker Who Sued the State Wants $150,000 for "Hardships" From Public Criticism, Also $62M

90% Of House Judiciary Democrats Support Beginning Impeachment

North Dakota's Lawsuit Against the Opioid Industry Got Tossed and That's Probably a Good Thing

Just heard interesting point about Impeachment on Hardball

Dedicated to "REO" Ben Carson: REO SPEEDWAGON "Take it on the Run"

A rogue president hoping our judiciary is incompetent...

Watch India Launch a New Earth-Watching Satellite Tonight!

What if we threw an impeachment and no one gave a shit?

JUST OUT: Draft IRS memo contradicts secty Madouchin's reasons for denying rumps tax returns.

Bonobo mothers meddle in their sons' sex lives, making them 3 times more likely to father children

Ben Carson gets HUMILIATED in hearing with series of jaw-dropping gaffes

Wapiti Uneasy as SCOTUS Affirms 1868 Tribal Treaty Hunting Rights

IRS legal memo on Trump's taxes just got leaked to the Washington Post

Angler's family upset after South Dakota fish record voided

Classic good cop bad cop

MAYOR PETE ... Now Let's Talk Soldier Care Packages !!!

Meanwhile, the drumbeat of War....the ultimate re-election strategy

Confidential IRS memo says tax returns must be given to Congress unless executive privilege

Gov. Jay Inslee legislation:

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Just Convinced Ben Carson That HUD's Drug Policies Should Be Changed

Scientists Reveal New Details of Dwarf Planet Haumea's Elusive Ring

NY Assembly passes bill closing 'double jeopardy' loophole

Joe Biden's promise: a return to normalcy

Snow, rain causes flooding in Rapid City, closes Mount Rushmore

There are 2 somewhat different points to be made