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I'm Confused.. Why are majors ignoring

Get Ready-Wag the Dog is coming

I got a freaky old lady named Cocaine Katie

5 Takeaways From 10 Years of Trump Tax Figures (2nd NYT article + ***WH RESPONSE***)

Pentagon Report on China's Military Expansion: 'Hypocrisy,' Says Col. Lawrence Wilkerson

David Ortiz backs Red Sox boycotting White House visit: 'I'm an immigrant'

Warren on Chris Hayes MSNBC right now on impeachment

"Worst businessman ever? Biggest tax cheat? It's one or the other -- and very likely both."

Air Force veteran sues VA hospital over Bible display

Riveting Testimony at Historic Hearing on Medicare for All - RAI with Wendell Potter (2/7)

I'm almost afraid to ask, but are we expecting anything less than 100% of House

Did Trump report phony losses to avoid taxes?

REINVENTING ROSALEE Trailer

The name. The plane. The game. The shame

Lawsuits claimed Amazon fired pregnant warehouse workers who asked for more bathroom breaks

With tonight's talk about Trump's taxes - what ever happened to his accountant?

I thought declaration of war had to come from Congress

Any efforts to address climate change must include our public lands.

David Cay Johnston: Trump is a criminal level tax cheat (VIDEO)

How will tRump spin his huge financial losses?

Hahahaha LOSER!!!

The House needs to find out HOW tRUMP was able to do this

My daughter married a Men's Rights Activist

Trump fixer Cohen says he helped Falwell handle racy photos

It appears that our culture has created Santa, the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy and

NYT's Susanne Craig on CNN, re Trump: "He was just bleeding money every year." (VIDEO)

Gavin Newsom wants to end California taxes on diapers, tampons

Holy Shit did DUers just hear that Chris Hayes interview with Schumer?

Pompeo Makes Unscheduled Trip to Iraq to Press U.S. Concerns About Iran

Drumpt and his money both avoid the military

New York push to reveal Trump's state tax returns expected to pass state senate, spokesperson says

Mandatory Tuesday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread! All the President's Men!

The making of Bernie Sanders: How a hitchhiking campaigner pushed a vision that remains ...

Sad news from Colorado.

Trump in 2016: "I'm worth $11,000,000,000"

Dow closes nearly 500 points lower in biggest drop since January

Anyone know if ABC is a sinclair station? Tonight there is a listing for 1969-Ted Kennedy

So which Trump statement would you prefer when it comes to 2020?

Pompeo in Baghdad on unannounced visit: Iraq govt source

Nancy Pelosi Issues Impeachment Warning as White House Escalates Fight

Rachel Maddow just tied Falwell, Jr., Cohen and Falwell, Jr.'s endorsement

Biden on Nevada's $12 minimum wage bill: "It's long past time it should be $15"

I can hear the right wingers now, reacting to Donald fraud's decade of losses....

Keep the faith, everyone! Rump will be dumped where it counts.

Yes, Trump tariffs are costing billions, and no, China isn't paying

"Everyone."

Hopes of imminent Brexit deal fade after 'tense' cross-party talks

Rachel: Where do you get that much money to lose?

Trump Admin Inflated Iran Intel, U.S. Officials Say

U.S. asylum screeners to take more confrontational approach as Trump aims to turn more migrants away

We need to hear from the Helsinki translator.

Great reporting by NY Times on Trump's finances. But it would have been nice

"We don't even produce nuclear energy" - Nevada senators fight Yucca at hearing

Fox News Is Desperately Trying to Convince Us Climate Science Isn't Real

Trump -- as you rarely see him

Biden targets Trump presidency in Henderson campaign stop

Mueller didn't want Comey memos released out of fear Trump, others would change stories

Rachel is downright giddy and gleeful tonight.

Swalwell: Mnuchin almost 'impeachable-worthy' after refusing to release Trump tax returns

Dems want Justice IG to investigate Barr

Vermont PBS: Beyond Bernie 4. Burlington's Socialist Mayor

The power of love and forgiveness

I'll Take "Crazy Shit Fundies Say For $200, Alex".

Experimental device generates electricity from the coldness of the universe

Biden taps deep political network as he rises in polls

Rick Wilson: "I'll be joining @Lawrence this evening in the 10:30 window. Spoiler alert..."

We've had two years of "crying havoc". Is Trump about to "let slip the dogs of war"? nt

Trump, Senate GOP discuss effort to overhaul legal immigration

Judge Orders PG&E's Board Members to Tour Wildfire-Ravaged Paradise

'Seinfeld' star Jason Alexander jabs Ted Cruz with 'George Costanza'-inspired insult

Journalist who broke today's story on Cohen & Falwell Jr also wrote about Falwell's poolboy friend

Researchers make organic solar cells immune to the ravages of water, air and light

Nevada AG's former employer could earn up to $350 million from opioid lawsuit

Buttigieg there as Mueller wins South Bend Democratic mayoral nomination

Nevada lawmakers commit to multi-million computer system for PERS

The making of Bernie Sanders: How a hitchhiking campaigner pushed a vision that remains

Oregon man who offered to bribe ICE officer to deport his wife and stepdaughter sentenced to prison

*Frontline NOW PBS

While real billionaires like Bill Gates and Warren Buffet were making money, Trump was ...

False testimony claims sharpen split over bill to keep retired state workers' names secret

Medicare for All must be gaining traction

VH performs Poundcake at MTV awards 1991

Lawrence interviewing NYT reporter RE tax story. She wouldn't even hint at who's their source.

A potentially completely biobased highly thermal resistant polymer.

Clark County teachers voting this week on whether to strike

"What have I ever done to you, Francine?"

CNN: Don Lemon

Beto O'Rourke touts marijuana reform actions, opposition to Yucca Mountain

Trump's steel tariffs cost U.S. consumers $900,000 for every job created, experts say

Miss USA, Miss Teen USA and Miss America on making history and!

Nevada Democrats are pushing virtual caucuses to boost voter access

Remember McTurtle's big speech this a.m. saying to drop all investigations?

Sultans of Swing (Dire Straights) drum cover - 23M views!!

Biden vows to rebuild middle class, lead with morality

Just watched a TV program - no spoiler

Thank You NYT's - You Made Me Realized I'm Better Than Trump.....

Protection for pre-existing health conditions passes in Nevada

Trump administration wants to allow debt collectors to call 7 times a week and text, email as much a

guess what i'M typing on?!1 A little keyboard wireless/bluetooth on the phone!1

A Little CBD to Take the Edge Off--For Your Pet?

Lithuania monument for 'Nazi collaborator' prompts diplomatic row

I keep hearing pundits claim Dems say they're not impeaching because it .might hurt us in 2020

HOUSE DEMOCRATS THREATEN WITHHOLDING SALARIES OF TRUMP ADMINISTRATION OFFICIALS WHO BLOCK INVESTIGAT

New freestanding Clark County ERs must accept Medicare, Medicaid

Johnny Cash - San Quentin (Live from Prison)

To make a mountain out of a mouse??? Remember that?? Just heard it again tonight

Police investigate Ukip candidate over Jess Phillips rape comments

DOJ to Nadler: Cancel contempt vote or Barr will recommend Trump exert executive privilege

Per MSNBC just now, Barr threatening to recommend Trump claim executive privilege on everything

"DOJ warns Judiciary Comm: cancel contempt vote on Barr or he will

We all KNEW that an utter, pathetic loser was placed into the presidency. We KNEW.

The Daily Show: Why Aren't People More Worried About Climate Change?

Trump vs. the Horses: Derby Debate Goes Presidential- Jason Gay

I keep hearing Pundits say that we shouldn't impeach bc MF45 will be acquitted by

BREAKING - Barr threatening Democrats!

The Daily Show: Mnuchin Says No to Dems, Barr Flirts with Jail Time & DeVos Doesn't Get Strikes

The 2020 Endorsement Primary from 538

"Barr makes John Mitchell look like Mother Theresa", Rick Wilson just said

This is why they kneel...

Maine Coon tricks:

A real billionaire does not have to lower himself to setting up a fake university scam to con people

Trump photos with groups vs Obama

Found of list of Trump's many, many fantastic, beautiful deals

Seth Meyers - President Trump Discussed the Mueller Report with Vladimir Putin - Monologue - 5/6/19

This is our federal government on crack.

French Man Made It, Crossed Atlantic In A Giant Barrel, Arrived St. Eustatius

Suppressing free press is 'how dictators get started': Senator McCain

tweet of the hour

Seth Meyers: Hey! Mike Pompeo's Comments on Climate Change

Keeping the tax returns secret is a security risk

Florida Republicans warn Trump not to arrive in storm-torn Panhandle empty-handed

Is there anyone here who still thinks a 1.5 year pence presidency would be worse than trump

Trumps Taj Mahal Casino pays 10 Million for breaking anti-money laundering rules 106 times.

Mnuchin addressed gathering

Would Russia even allow Trump to invade Iran or Venezuela?

Tariffs on Mexican tomatoes

Laurence Tribe: 'Trump will talk to Putin about Mueller, but...'

The best idea I've heard over the last weeks is to defund Barr and STEVE Mnuchin.

Lincoln mayor election...good

I'm a GenX Dad w/ 3 millennial kids ALL of whom are thrilled with Biden's candidacy. Anecdotally...

Touching moment as Elephant Herd Rushes To Greet Newest Baby

Nadler responds to DOJ's threat: "This kind of obstruction is dangerous"

YET ANOTHER Trump tweet that, as of today's NYT article, has not aged well.

Front page of Wednesday's NY Daily News

Nebraska Democrats hold onto Lincoln Mayor's office, flip City Council seat.

Putin should start broadcasting directly to us.

Worst President In History

***Chairman Nadler's Statement On DOJ Asking the White House to Invoke Executive Privilege***

Waxing Gibbous Moon, tonight...

A meme with resonance? "The Republican Party is rejecting the Constitution."

GoT's Daenary's character getting the "Aggressive Woman" treatment.

Tweet of the Day

Have you ever moved from a house to a tiny apartment?

Uber, Lyft drivers plan to strike in more than a dozen major cities

Oakland: Witness says Almena laughed at Ghost Ship safety issues

China, if you're listening...

There is something deeply wrong with supporting a guy that lost over a billion dollars

N.Y. Lawmakers Move Closer to Allowing Release of Trump's State Tax Returns

Justice Department threatens executive privilege over entire Mueller report

Economists flee Agriculture Dept. after feeling punished under Trump

About where we are

Stand By Me - Song around the world - Inspired

The Luxurious Broc Electric

now would be a good time for dems or allies to unveil the what's he hiding media campaign.

Surely It's a Coincidence That a Firm Tied to a Russian Oligarch Is Pouring Millions Into Kentucky

Brazil's Bolsonaro signs decree easing gun import, ammo limits

Brazil's Bolsonaro signs decree easing gun import, ammo limits

Babcock Electric Carriage

New Zealand introduces bill for zero carbon emissions by 2050

Baker Electrics

Silent Waverley Electric

Hackers steal $41 million worth of bitcoin from Binance cryptocurrency exchange

Singapore opposition joins backlash against proposed fake news law

My latest Daily KOS article got a shout out on the Thom Hartmann Show on Free Speech TV.

Blast near Sufi shrine in Pakistan, nine dead: police

U.S. Jews are more likely than Christians to say Trump favors the Israelis too much

The U.S. has slashed its refugee intake. Syrians fleeing war are most affected.

Trump's latest regulatory rollback should horrify you

Astronomers Just Found The Ancient Cosmic Event That Gave Earth Gold And Platinum

Biden Soars, Everyone Else Stalls

Background on Executive Privilege

Stephen Colbert - Guest Ari Melber: Impeach Or Don't Impeach?

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 5/7/19

I just watched The Newshour where Judy Woodruff interviewed....

Exaggerations went up by

The Flat-Earth community is at all-out war with itself.

Company Controller Pleads Guilty to Fraud Charges for Failing to Report $2.8 Million He Embezzled

Owners Of Colorado Biomass Plant Pay $2.6 Million To Resolve Allegations They Defrauded A Renewable

Former Idaho congressmen join effort to block President Trump's border wall

74 Years Ago Today; Victory in Europe

How Bernie Sanders has been consistent for over 40 years

Yellowstone's improved grizzly bear population means more conflicts with people

Lawsuit seeks to halt central Idaho hiking-biking trail

Nearly two dozen Democrats want to be president. Only two have a climate change plan.

Backbench Tory MPs hopeful of rule change to oust Theresa May

US is hotbed of climate change denial, international poll finds (The Guardian)

Listening to NPR Morning Edition Kelly ask Chuck Grassley about trade::edited::

NY Daily News Front Page.... but, of course, just say it:

Morning Joe is in a party mood this morning!

Police eye homemade bombs, fire on Washington-Idaho border

Police eye homemade bombs, fire on Washington-Idaho border

IMHO: Watch for more GOP retirement announcements. S&%$'s gettin' real.

I guess you can't afford to pay your contractors, etc.

What would $1 billion in losses be in "todays" dollars?

Jury awards $667,000 to family of cyclist struck by Clearwater County deputy

Nancy Harris to run for seat held by U.S. Sen. Jim Risch

It's been revealed that you've lost more than $ 1 billion over ten years.

☀️Sun, sand 🙁, and............MEMEs 👀

Lawmakers have funded a new state ferry. Here's how you'll pay for it.

Andrew Yang Policy on DECRIMINALIZE OPIOIDS

Andrew Yang Policy on DECRIMINALIZE OPIOIDS

Sculptor Edwina Sandys Discusses Art, The Cold War, Life As Winston Churchill's Granddaughter

Inslee signs bills tightening gun rules

DSCC Chair Masto & Leader Schumer need to shine.

Jacob Wohl Tried to Create a Fake Counter Protest to His Own Press Conference

Breakfast: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Iran announces partial withdrawal from nuclear deal

Scoop: Philly prosecutor may stop charging drug users as criminals Volume 0%

Inslee signs mandate for carbon-free electricity by 2045

RFK Jr. Is Our Brother and Uncle. He's Tragically Wrong About Vaccines.

Wednesday TOONs - "And Democracy Will Pay For It"

Biden Campaign Theme Song (a bit of fun)

Pointing out potential homophobia among large blocks of Democratic voters appears to be a taboo"

Odd feeling on waking this AM

People detained for mental health reasons now can lose gun rights for 6 months

"This is a sport"?

So it was and still is all lies. None of this is new news too. He has been a successful con man.

"You libs are just jealous of Trump! You don't understand money and the deal like he does!"

Can't Afford College? Starting in 2020, Washington State Will Pay Your Tuition

Do the right thing.

Oregon Senate GOP a no-show for education tax vote

Donald Trump blames 'write offs' and 'depreciation' for $1 billion in business losses

Is it sexist to use the word "balls" or "cojones" ...

Papa Trump must have wasted a lot money to bail Donnie out?

Who signed the letter asserting Trump would've been charged with obstruction if he weren't president

YESSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS

In light of Trump's financial history....

Forever Young

Iran Will Stop Complying With Some Parts of Nuclear Deal

Environment Canada: Nation's Forests Have Been A Carbon Source Since 2001, Not A Carbon Sink

The Rundown: May 7, 2019

The Webcomics Weekly #34: Ugh Vampires & Eisners (5/7/19 Edition)

Pete Buttigieg's rise opens doors to donors that fueled Obama, Clinton

Asia Bibi arrives in Canada after leaving Pakistan

Just think?

Being in Europe reminds me how wonderful the ADA is

If only there were some fast, easy way Trump could prove the NYT WRONG!

241m Europeans 'may have received Russian-linked disinformation'

How Yemen crystallized Bernie Sanders's foreign policy message

Australians, Battered By Collapsing Climate, May (Possibly Theoretically) Vote Accordingly

Pay raises should have been a huge win for Spokane teachers. Instead, it backfired

Exclusive: China backtracked on nearly all aspects of U.S. trade deal - sources

Notice that the most recent school shooting (yesterday!) barely registered as a blip

Trump: I Reported Business Losses As A "Sport"

John Kelly cashes in

7 Bold Elizabeth Warren Proposals That Would Remake America

The Best Thing about the Trump Tax Loss disclosure

Today is V-E Day. WWII Victory in Europe.

China backtracked on nearly all aspects of U.S. trade deal - sources

Right-wing troll Jacob Wohl caught organizing a counter-protest against himself.

Scarborough just reminded that Mitch warned everyone NOT TO TALK ABOUT RUSSIAN INTERFERENCE

We are in the 'throes of being witness to how people grab power to get power.

Cuba cancels annual Conga Against Homophobia march

Cuba cancels annual Conga Against Homophobia march

British soldier Mathew Talbot, 22, killed by elephant during anti-poaching operation in Malawi

Homeless man killed by Spokane deputy lived with mental illness and drug addiction

Would you move for your pet?

Iran drops key nuclear deal pledges, may increase uranium enrichment

Trump and Mnuchin Break the Law By Refusing to Release President's Tax Records

Hungary fails to deport families to Afghanistan

The New York Review of Books: An Indictment in All But Name

Proposal to spend 25% of EU budget on climate change

Kootenai County GOP embraces promoters of far-right 'Pizzagate' and 'Great Replacement' conspiracy t

Republicans Are Dead To The Planet; They're Fine With Trump's "Policies"; Move On Without Them

Elizabeth Warren rolls out sweeping plan to confront the opioid crisis

Trump's New Book.....

Iran nuclear deal Trump's antics on Iran have endangered us all. The stakes are now lethally high

The jumped-up Tea Party congresscritter Pompeo--sees melting ice as an opportunity to drill more.

Amazon cited for workplace safety violations in Idaho

#BillionDollarLoser is trending on Twitter

Now you got 'em, Mr. Trump! All those fake-news librul media snowflakes have finally

Stevens County militia leader wanted on extortion charges arrested in West Virginia

Cat finds its ears in mirror

FOX f'd up

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I stand with striking Uber and Lyft drivers today. The greed has got to end.

Start a Go Fund Me?

Trophy hunter James Nash not nominated to the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission

Today Uber and Lyft drivers are supposed to go on strike...

Seattle-based Cray to build world's fastest supercomputer under $600M federal contract

BREAKING: Wednesday at 10 a.m. @HouseJudiciary to markup contempt report for AG Barr after DOJ...

True Story

My text message delivered, but not showing on my phone.

Kamala Harris blows past Democratic rivals in fundraising in communities of color

Trump was never a real estate developer, he was a loophole developer.

2 dead grey whales wash ashore, raising total to 13 in Wash. this year

Best Way to Beat Trump

Kamala Harris blows past Democratic rivals in fundraising in communities of color

BREAKING: House Moves to Hold Trump AG in Contempt

BREAKING: Treasury DENIES Trump Tax Return Request

Trump called tax avoidance a "sport," and bragged about how good he is at it. Is this the person who

I think more people would support impeachment IF

Amy Klobuchar to do Fox News 'town hall' Wednesday.

State, counties and cities sue Reagor, Dykes for taxes

Art of the loss -- what blowing a billion tells us about Trump

Great-grandmother, 69, is arrested and jailed for 12 hours after Disney World security guards found

TRUMP 2016: I've love to produce my tax returns! But...

Bette Midler re: Trump's Taxes

How Joe Biden is eating into Bernie Sanders' coalition

Trump defends tax tactics after NYT says he racked up more than $1 billion in losses: 'It was sport'

Trump Is Freaking Out About Mueller's Upcoming Testimony

John Kelly Says Trump Family Must Be 'Dealt With' in White House

Uber, Lyft drivers on global strike just before Uber's IPO

From Facebook today

Trump - America's Biggest Loser!

Former aide to lawmaker says she was fired for being pregnant

Don't think that Trump paying no taxes will deter Trumpers.

Baylor announces lead gift for $105 million basketball facility

It's official. US tariffs on $200 billion in imports from China going from 10 to 25% at 12:01 AM Fri

Economist/YouGov poll, May 5-7 interviews, voters giving multiple replies for candidates they like

Never forget that Chris Christie is an unconscionable piece of lowlife shit

Maxine Waters a model for many outspoken freshman Democrats

I am getting a little worried. From the beginning my biggest concern about Trump was this.

UPDATED: Denver votes to become first U.S. city to decriminalize 'magic mushrooms'

8 More Game of Thrones Goofs That Show Maybe We Shouldn't Take the Coffee Cup So Damn Seriously

One student dead, eight others wounded in shooting at suburban Denver school

Avenatti Given 8 Days to Hire Defense in Bank Fraud Case

Mnuchin broke recent precedent for Treasury secretaries and spoke at a Trump campaign fundraiser

Trump Engaged in Suspect Tax Schemes as He Reaped Riches From His Father

Need advice. Anyone recognize this as a scam? I posted some CD and LP boxed sets...

DC radio station ordered to register as Russian agent

Is everybody ready to scream at their TV when (House contempt hearing)

In Last-Ditch Effort VI GERS Will Ask the Federal Government for $5 Billion, Arguing the Cost to

Crank up your C-Spans. House Judiciary Committee about to do that Contemp thing to Barr

Donald Trump's Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Take On Me (A-Ha) - Mariachi Entertainment System

How to fix capitalism: eight expert solutions for America's broken system

Trump's taxes show how thoroughly corrupt our systems are.

Puerto Rico to eliminate coal power next year

Did Blumenthal vote no?

of donald fraud's billion in "losses",

Travelers visit Puerto Rico at an unprecedented pace

White House asserts executive privilege over Mueller report in latest confrontation with Congress

This is, of course, not how executive privilege works

Let's face facts! Trump isn't invoking executive privilege, he is claiming the criminal privilege of

Why aren't the Bushes, Reagans, McCains, Romneys, Christie

Tulsi Gabbard on Yemen

Rep. John Rogers considers run for U.S. Senate

Please Jerry, tell this MF piece of shit Collins that it's

Worley given May 17 deadline to resolve DNC's concerns, hold new elections

Georgia Law to Allow 'Biblical Content' To Be Taught In Public Schools

what we need now is another Daniel Ellsberg. nt

The Best "Be Best" anniversary 'success' twitter retort... Here ya go, Melania

Ted Lieu responds to NPR's Sean McMinn pointing out he's typing on phone using only middle finger:

Four Democrats vie for party chair

White House asserts executive privilege to block full Mueller report

MSNBC: Trump asserts executive privilege over Mueller Report as House panel holds contempt vote

Woman shouts 'you can hug and kiss me any time' to Joe Biden at presidential campaign rally

So a "president" can assert executive privilege

The argument between paying taxes and "it is smart if you can avoid paying taxes"

Chicago Cubs investigating fan who appeared to flash white power sign on air

Former lawmaker gets 2 years' probation in fraud case

Judge rules DC-based radio station register as Russian agent

Pic Of The Moment: Sports, Illustrated

Is their house of cards starting to fall?

Watching Judiciary Committee?

Go home Louie, you're drunk. n/t

"Welcome to Gotham City, suckers." . . . Please come CAPTION PresiDened Trump!!!

Honorable Speaker Pelosi, is impeachment still off the table?

Saw this on line. Thinking "Oh, hell no!"

Gym Jordan....STFU

Louie Gohmert just went cuckoo over the "coup"

The latest: Nancy Pelosi Says Trump 'Is Becoming Self-Impeachable'

Breaking Jacob Wohl news, part the deux:

Nadler looks like the cat

Do Democrats realize that they are dealing with a crime syndicate led by a mob boss?

And Matt "DUI" Gaetz is now on deck..."People won't impeach a president who is doing so well"

Matt Gaetz now. Closest to the bottom of the barrel. Fascism for Dummies in action.

Gaetz just said all Americans have read 92% of the Mueller report.

***UNOFFICIAL DU HOUSE MEETING THREAD**

Booker and Pressley Introduce Sweeping Bill to Prevent Pregnancy-Related Deaths

I really dislike the term "Rethuglican"

US is hotbed of climate change denial, major global survey finds

I have the same question Bette Midler does!

Photo of Newborn Calf Drinking Milk From a Hose Will Make You Rethink Dairy (*Warning graphic photo)

Let's Not Give Republicans a Pass

Is the Barr contempt about the report, him not showing up, or both?

Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony #3 "Eroica"

Gross Domestic Product by State: Fourth Quarter and Annual 2018

In newly released emails, former Purdue president takes aim at opioid addicts

In newly released emails, former Purdue president takes aim at opioid addicts

Warren lists the 'three inescapable facts from the Mueller report that Mitch McConnell can't hide'

AOC on Trump's Tax Disclosures.

Pentagon suspends efforts to recover troops' remains as North Korea talks stall

and isn't there one Republican that thinks all this shit is not ok?? Really??

Trump Administration Invokes Executive Privilege Over Mueller Report

Hakeem Jeffries.

Really like the way Hakeem Jeffries is going after the Republicans.

Fugelsang analysis of the last 2 pub pResidents

Jacob Wohl Tried to Create a Fake Counter Protest to His Own Press Conference

John Daly allowed to use cart at PGA Championship

Thai election: Opposition Pheu Thai Party wins most seats

Ok, that was unexpected: Prince Harry & Meghan name son Archie Harrison

Oakland's Mike Fiers becomes 35th pitcher to throw 2 no-hitters

Examples of when Republicans lose their minds and will pay for it later. . . . .

Taliban attack US aid group's office in Kabul

Are the notes being handed to Shitler's minions at the hearing

Bill Barr Is The Sideshow, Steven Mnuchin Is The One Who Needs To Lose His Job And Go To Jail

Rep: Cicilline: Trump wanted his Roy Cohn, and he got his Roy Cohn.

Only one 2020 Democrat fully grasps the threat Trump poses.

Swalwell!

Pelosi says Trump is 'becoming self-impeachable'

I found one of @JerryFalwellJr's dick pics.

Bennet for America Launch

grrrr CNN and MSNBC both have cut away as Swalwell is speaking

Texas Republican Says Vaccines Are 'Sorcery,' Claims 'Parental Rights' Are More Important Than Scien

Ellen, are you free on May 18th? We are inviting you to a special event!

Is someone sabotaging the sound?

Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor is the new baby's name.

VA mortgage lenders hit with federal subpoenas

RFK Jr. Is Our Brother and Uncle. He's Tragically Wrong About Vaccines.

July 15, 2015. Trump claimed he is worth TEN BILLION DOLLARS. Yes in all caps

Are claims Barron's IQ is very high valid? Why the hype.

There's an Alternate Minimum Tax for people. Why isn't there one for corporations....

Nearly half of white Repubs say it bothers them to hear people speaking foreign languages.

GM selling the closed Lordstown plant to a company that makes electric trucks

Pelosi tweet on Trump invoking executive privilege

I'll Take "Crazy Shit Fundies Say For $400, Alex".

Although I am not pro-monarchy (not even close) I can't help liking this pic

'Mueller is also expected to leave the Justice Department soon,

Congressman Loudermilk's defense of Georgia's 'fetal heartbeat' abortion ban makes no sense

This mom skipped her own graduation to attend her son's -- but his university had a surprise...

What do we do with it?' -- Norway ponders the fate of that mysterious 'spy whale'

Pan Mass Challenge 2019

A delightful response to Orange Julius Caesar's re-tweet of the McConnell "case closed" clip.

Two funny stories involving meth...

Florida Bar says further investigation into GOP rep Matt Gaetz is warranted

Trump acknowledges massive tax write offs, calls it 'sport'

Further investigation into Matt Gaetz is needed for tweet at Michael Cohen, Florida Bar determines.

The big-name Democrats in danger of being left off the 2020 debate stage

In honor of the royal baby...

This song is dedicated to Archie.

Beto O'Rourke town hall Mason City, Iowa (Video link)

Drugmakers will have to reveal medication prices in TV ads

Florida man arrested after refusing to remove 'obscene' sticker from window

Tax check not cashed yet

Cannabis Industry Work Costing U.S. Veterans Their Retirement Pensions

North Korea's Newest Missile Appears Similar To Advanced Russian Design

Maybe someone can help me here about tRUMPS taxes.

Kamala Harris Is Trying to Reset Her Campaign by Taking On Trump.

Have the Palestinians received 'more aid than any group in history'?

Parent of Georgetown student pleads guilty in college admissions scandal

David Pakman Show - The Real New World Order

Ken Dilanian again talking smack -- this time about House Judiciary chances of success.

It bothers me how the story on T's losses is being handled

Who are you planning to vote for on the 23rd?

China threatens to respond 'in kind' if President Trump imposes higher tariffs on Friday

Interior secretary blames Congress for lack of action on climate change

Klobuchar will get a fair shake on faux tonight??

George Clooney Against DUMBF.....

Time to DU a poll

A humble proposal to not forget who these greedy people really are

On CNN Richard Pomp, tax expert and former NY state tax commissioner was asked:

Trump has possibly appointed a gay Cabinet secretary.... And he's not the only senior Trump official

Judicial Committee Vote taking place now

NY Senate PASSES the bill authorizing state authorities to release tax returns - including Trump's

House Oversight Committee threatens salaries of Interior staff who block interviews

NEW: NY Senate just passed bill to allow state prosecutors to bring charges, DESPITE Pres pardon

Trump's "Billion Dollar" loss is not illegal...and it is being used by companies all across the US

NY Senate PASSES the bill authorizing state authorities to release tax returns - including Trump's

Did Fox and Friends just contradict T?

What is the statute of limitations on tax evasion - both NY and Fed?

Anyone here has the "Real ID" driver's license?

Kamala Harris unveils bill to fund, support public defenders

Documents suggest Russian plan to sway South Africa election

Trump Goes to Bat for His Pal Matt Schlapp's Casino Client

The People Below Do Not Exist

Pic Of The Moment: So Let Me Get This Straight

Sergei Rachmaninoff Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini

Beto O'Rourke Climate Change: Partnering with Iowa (more Climate Plan details!)

Could NY state subpoena Mueller?

Feinstein breaks home-state endorsement rule to spurn Kamala Harris and back Biden

If And When Trump's Current Taxes Become Public......

Love this pic..Welcome Archie

NYT: Asked if a Woman Can Win, 2020 Candidates Offer an Easy Answer: 'I Have'

Trump court pick confirmed despite no blue slip from Schumer, Gillibrand

NY Senate passes bill allowing Congress to request Trump's state tax returns

Bernie Sanders: Rideshare drivers deserve better pay and better job protections

Stupid, stupid question, I know...but I have to ask:

Trump's memoirs?

Trump's Bankruptcies Explained

Kentucky teen who sued over school ban for refusing chickenpox vaccination now has chickenpox

A big THANK YOU to No IDC NY and other progressive groups for the Dem majority in the NY Senate

LIMBOsevic just told a biggest *BLATANT* lie, more than his usual crap - about COMEY/ASHCROFT

Tiger Woods and Medal of Freedom

STEM School Highlands Ranch shooting: Adult and juvenile suspects due in court Wednesday afternoon

Is the invocation of Executive Privilege over the Mueller Report as completely inane as it sounds?

Bernie Sanders Workers Become First Presidential Campaign Staff to Ratify Union Contract

New York Senate advances bill to allow state charges despite presidential pardon

This 2012 tweet by Biggest Loser is getting air time on CNN

Debate continues whether whale watching hurts or harms Southern Resident orcas

No time to go 'wobbly': Pompeo scolds Britain over China and Huawei

Tony Mercer's short poetry slaps us with the country's failed political reality.

BREAKING: NY Senate passes Bill allowing State prosecution of persons pardoned by Trump

NY Times Columnist David Brooks: Trump is the 'Greatest Con Man in American History'

Colorado STEM school students rushed gunman, helped disarm him

The Mental Disorder Manifesting Itself as QANON

Family of Robert F. Kennedy Jr. slams his views on vaccines as 'tragically wrong'

anyone dealth with a cat losing its hair?

Freak Spring Heat In Puget Sound: Is This A Bad Thing?

Timeline in Ukraine Probe Casts Doubt on Giuliani's Biden Claim

Trump has busy night on Twitter, but skips school shooting

WA Lawmaker Discussed Sending Wolf Parts To Environmental Group

Chris Christie has oily logic. He's on a panel hosted by Stephanie Ruhl, trying

I wonder how much control we have of our dreams?

I declare this CNN's pic of the day

Meghan McCain's Husband Ben Domenech Goes on Unhinged Homophobic Rant Against 'Cuck' Seth Meyers

You raised $145.00 on May 7, 2019 DU ActBlue POTUS donation links

Aid sector action to tackle abuse 'completely unsatisfactory', say MPs

Wife has returned from girls' night out.

Born 75 years ago today: Gary Glitter.

Labour activist shared neo-Nazi material, is still embraced by local party - and now elected council

So why didn't today's shooting at a school near Columbine make it into Google's "Headlines?"

MSNBC what's up?

Christy & Sessions are on MSNBC with Stephaine Ruhle.

Ohio man raped 11-year-old who is now pregnant; new law may force her to give birth

TIME: Democrats Are No Longer Afraid of a Trillion-Dollar Price Tag

It's up to you,NEW YORK, NEW YORK!!!!

Is The Washington Examiner now an acceptable source for DU (Community Help Forum)?

Another thing to admire Hillary for

FOIA restrictions would shield D.C. officials who use email for personal business

Three Mile Island nuclear plant: Closure now appears certain

Warren to donate campaign money she previously took from opioid titan

Tweet of the day!!!

Ajit Pai refuses to investigate Frontier's horrible telecom service

California defies Trump to ban pesticide linked to childhood brain damage

White House backs Stephen Miller proposal to let Border Patrol agents to conduct asylum interviews

Former Member of Nxivm Sex Cult Describes How She Became 'Slave'

House Democrats threaten to use the power of the purse to compel cooperation from administration

This Company Says The Future Of Nuclear Energy Is Smaller, Cheaper And Safer

Is change afoot on Flyover Country?

This is what a true hero looks like (Colorado STEM school shooting)

article about Beto O'Rourke in the WP by an ex-girlfriend--nice little glimpses into his character

Colonia Dignidad: Germany drops probe into sect doctor

Colonia Dignidad: Germany drops probe into sect doctor

800 former Federal prosecutors have now signed the statement about DTs obstruction.

UK and Ireland's Common Travel Area to continue after Brexit

When trying to eat a live Octopus goes wrong.......

Ageist Bigots And The Presidential Election

I went outside at 8:00 a.m. to do yard work and MSNBC was saying the contempt vote

Let's go Jerry

Scoop: Senate Intel subpoenas Trump Jr. over Russia matters

SCOOP: Republican-led Senate Intel Committee subpoenas Donald Trump Jr. over Russia matters.

What's for Dinner, Wed., May 8, 2019

Here are 2 questions to ask now that Trump's 'been exposed as perhaps the biggest loser in American

Ninga votes AYE! Hold Barr in contempt!

Trump's rally should be quite the lie fest!

Watching ESPN Sports Shows..

A couple of votes to go, but it's a lock

El Nio Is Now Stronger and Stranger, Coral Records Show

The art of the bluff

Worldwide 2018 renewable capacity growth matched previous year's record high growth!!!

22-16

Schultz Has Largely Stopped His Presidential Prep Work

House Committee Votes to Hold Bar in Contempt of Congress

Democrats Approve Contempt for Barr After Trump Claims Privilege Over Full Mueller Report

Beto O'Rourke Lakeville, Minnesota Video link

For some fun--look up origin of phrase 'tell someone how the cow ate the cabbage'

David Corn: How Bill Barr Is Helping Trump Escape the Russia Scandal

Sanders campaign officially unionizes

Customs officers do not like it when you bring duffel bag full of 40 vacuum-sealed, frozen piranhas

Trump's claim that the Mueller report is protected by executive privilege is hot garbage

Nadler, after the contempt vote: "We are now in a constitutional crisis."

impeachment & mother's day & pelosi

U.S. Senate intelligence panel subpoenas Trump's son -sources

#BillionDollarLoser top trending on Twitter...236K tweets.

Seems like there's no movement on choosing a candidate.

Today, I went to the the National Archives, where our Constitution is housed

"The panel approved the contempt resolution on party lines, with all Republicans opposing it."

Here it Fucking Goes.. The same goddamn old shit.

Top 10 Conservative Idiots #6-17: The C Word Minus The C Edition

Biden---yeah!

Unf******believable! Spurs!

Pretty flowers I did not plant

Houston flooding: Intense rain strands students at area schools overnight

R. Kelly is illiterate

So when is the full House vote on the Barr contempt issue?

Unions are my family. I am incredibly proud this campaign will be powered by union workers.

Police seeking information on Seattle liquor store shooting

Trump's money problems were well known in the 1990s.

China threatens retaliation as Trump touts chances of a trade deal

Mr. President: You Are Not A Dictator

Nice to see that after all this negative attention the cops still haven't learned SHIT

She The People

Would a Biden Administration pursue the crimes of Trump & Co.?

She The People

9-year-old boy charged in mother's shooting death

Trump's Taxes Reveal He Lied, But Do Conservatives Care? (w/ Julio Rivera )

what percentage of voters do you think were swayed by

The Tesla effect: Oil is slowly losing its best customer

Sanders Statement on FDA Approval of Drug to Treat Pediatric LEMS

Trump to Step Away from Making His Businesses Bankrupt to Focus on Bankrupting Country

GoT - Benioff and Weiss In the House!

Bye Cash: in 2018 for the first time Germans bought more with a card

Report details openings for more than 100K jobs in Seattle

got a call from N.R.A. today.

Senate Intel just subpoenaed Junior

This is earth's cancer diagnosis; take it seriously

'The Pioneers' by David McCullough

"We are now in a constitutional crisis."

Dana Milbank: "The White House revoked my press pass. It's not just me..."

Congress can put the robocall plague on hold

GOP Lawmaker Accuses Vaccine Scientist of 'Sorcery'

All Ex Pats Weigh In

Trump Campaign Blasts Scammers 'Filling Their Own Pockets' Off His Name

Joe Biden Campaign Kickoff Rally - May 18

Has Sarah smokey eyes weighed in on

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Sexy Swing Music Playlist

Check in if you're PROUD of Rep Nadler and Our D Reps for taking action today

AOC and Bernie Sanders back striking Uber and Lyft drivers: 'The greed has got to end'

If the Republican Party does not care

The RS Politics 2020 Democratic Primary Leaderboard

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Thursday, 9 May 2019

Will Green & Libertarians run Prez candidates again?

Rep Raskin lays it right out

A fossil fuel-free future: Wash. Gov. Inslee -- 'We're going to build jobs like crazy'

Chuck Todd Is NY state unfair to Mango Mussolini

How many guns is too many?

A fossil fuel-free future: Wash. Gov. Inslee -- 'We're going to build jobs like crazy'

Electoral College, Representation, and Gerrymandering

Taken from a friend's FB post.

I urge Catalyst Pharmaceuticals to respond to this FDA decision by lowering its own outrageous price

Cartoons 5/8/19

Trump officials to challenge authority of judges to issue national injunctions

Mange & Loneliness - A Puppy's Long Way To An Amazing Recovery

Britain goes a week without coal for first time in over a century

New Cantonese opera tells story of Trump's fictional long-lost twin, Chuan Pu

Frontline - Trade War

Trump asserts executive privilege over entire Mueller report

Conservative Filmmaker Seeks to Disrupt Democratic Debates

Trump will ask the Supreme Court to forbid lower judges from blocking unconstitutional laws

Would appreciate recommendations for online photo sharing

Hey guys, I don't think I got any of my vaccines done right!

Where's the alarm? I think we may no longer live in a 'democratic' republic.

Can you imagine where we'd be if we hadn't taken back the House last November?

Trump: Fake Billionaire, Fake Businessman, Fake President ... Real Con Man.

Steve Sack FTW

Person close to Junior re: Subpoena - "an obvious PR stunt from a so-called 'Republican' Senator"

John Kelly says that the Trump family has to be dealt with!

if we don't get some kind of break-through he is going to burn it the fuck down

So...anyone have a clue what the GOP Senate is up to with the Trump spawn?

ATF, LAPD seize massive collection of weapons at Holmby Hills home (WATCH)

Official DU apostrophe donation thread for member(s) in need.

Luckovich-I hope that he lets me live

Fox News is the unlikely new power player in the 2020 Democratic primary

Every day it feels as if we are one step closer to a dictatorship.

Jerry Nadler is the REP for the NYS 10th Congressional District. MY NYS, folks--- YOU ARE WELCOME !

Beto O'Rourke Minneapolis Town Hall MPR News (Good Quality Video)

Kentucky teen who sued over school ban for refusing chickenpox vaccination now has chickenpox

Brother and Sister of Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Accuse Him of Spreading Misinformation on Vaccines

Doesn't it feel like Traitor tRump & Co are trying to fast track the dictatorship?

Joe Hill Road Show, May 16

Breaking: Adam Schiff announces that he's issuing a subpoena to DOJ.

As States Race to Limit Abortions, Alabama Goes Further, Seeking to Outlaw Most of Them

Washington Post-Analysis: How the Democrats' shift to the left indirectly aids Joe Biden

Conservative retelling of 'loaves and fishes' story. Saw yrs ago

1 in every 6 seats on the nation's circuit courts now filled by a Trump nominee.

Denver first in U.S. to decriminalize psychedelic mushrooms

The voice of political savvy, cunning, and wisdom:

I'm thinkin': we don't need a goody two shoes as President.

Teen who sued over school ban for refusing vaccine now has chickenpox

Elizabeth Warren brings her White House campaign to Columbus on Friday

Panama City pablum

Parson Seeks Wentzville GM Expansion With Tax Incentive Proposal

Andrew Yang Policy on THE FREEDOM DIVIDEND

Andrew Yang Policy on THE FREEDOM DIVIDEND

Forbes republishes 1990 investigation of Trump's wealth

Elizabeth Warren and Other Senators Call for Refunds and Investigations of TurboTax and H&R Block

I think I just found the Rosetta Stone of Trump-era conservatism

Elizabeth Warren and Other Senators Call for Refunds and Investigations of TurboTax and H&R Block

Adam Schiff: Our democracy is not for sale

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