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Archives: June 9, 2020

WHO Says Asymptomatic Spread Of Coronavirus 'Very Rare,' But Experts Raise Questions

Why brands like Oreo are cutting back on wacky flavors right now

Can You Imagine?

How did racist scum like Chauvin, with some 17 demerits, get to be a training officer...

The car show is back!

Biden embraces healer-in-chief role in return to campaign trail

For the love of God, can't we come up with better framing than "Defund the Police?"

White Women, I'm Glad You're Showing Up. But I'm Not Sure I Trust You Just Yet

Have you checked out the credentials of this powerhouse Democratic Senate Candidate?

Do you think anything would change if we could somehow get Trump to do a

Thousands join paddle-outs to honor George Floyd

Trump Healing America With Race Speech Best Trump Idea Since 'Bleach'

Paul McCartney Reminiscences on Beatles Refusing to Play for Segregated Audience in 1964

Trump is a 'downright moron' who appears 'too stupid to be president': ex-Republican economist

Labor Unions Endorsing Biden - Scroll Down to see the One Endorsing Trump. Surprised? Nope

Never too late to fall in love

Charity Founded in Princess Diana's Honor Voices Support for Black Lives Matter

10 US Senate Seats up for re-election in 2020 that are likely to flip.

Kanye West Launches College Fund for George Floyd's Daughter, Reveals $2 Million in Additional Donat

The crackdown before Trump's photo op. Wash. Post 12 minute video

Trump is defunding police by not supporting a stimulus package for the states.

Shutdowns prevented 60 million coronavirus infections in the U.S., study finds

Police are using rubber bullets on protestors that can maim or kill

The bottom's dropping out on Trump's approvals

Since 2015, police have shot and killed 5,400 people.

SF couple get engaged on the Golden Gate Bridge during protest

Trump's Press Secretary Declares He 'Is Very Much Against Kneeling in General'

Trump Hires New Pollster to Counter Latest 'Fake' Polls That Show He's Falling Behind Joe Biden

Oh good Lord!

Russia rejects US drive for permanent Iran arms embargo

WHO: asymptomatic transmission is "very rare"

Halsey Reflects on Being 'White Passing' as Biracial Woman: 'I'm Not Susceptible to the Violence'

New Sarah Cooper! How to lobster

Mandatory Monday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread! Live and Let Die!

Jason Isbell, Brandi Carlile, Bill Murray Set for Online John Prine Special

Bail Is at Least $1 Million for Ex-Officer Accused of Killing George Floyd

'Absolutely not': Top general vows troops will never obey illegal orders from Trump

Irene Triplett, last person to collect an American civil war pension, dies at 90

Defying Police Unions, New York Lawmakers Ban Chokeholds

Small business owner: The looters who broke into my store weren't protesting Floyd death

Portland names new police chief amid protests

Minneapolis City Council President Lisa Bender on Rachel right now!

Jerry Falwell Jr. apologizes for tweet that included racist photo

US Army open to considering removal of Confederate leaders' names from bases

Democrats and activists clash over 'defund the police'

WHO head urges world not to drop guard as pandemic still growing

Romanoff or Hickenlooper?

A 9-year-old and her friends raised $40,000 for black-owned businesses by selling homemade bracelets

Name That Fence! Tweet of the Protest

New face mask requirement for workers begins Monday in Washington state

Top Democrats demand answers on Trump administration's 'unfathomable' consideration of nuclear testi

Seattle police to decrease presence around East Precinct to allow peaceful protests

Trump Camp Runs Ads on D.C. Cable to Ease the Boss' Anxieties and Buck Up Congressional GOPers

"He's Going to Broom Kushner and Parscale"...

White House: 'No regrets' about handling of protesters in Lafayette Park

Say what you want about "Defunding the Police". A week ago


what the hell is going on with DU???

Are Trolls pushing the "Defund the Police" meme? Of course they are.

That should just about be enough of that

So, I guess we at DU have just been hijacked eh??

What Felony?

Innocent one.......who the hell is he/she/it???

Tombstone his ass.

This: ecilop eht dnufed ... is an anagram for "defund the police"...

Ummm is it just me - or is there some weird posting going on tonight?

Mama deer came back!!

What the Trump campaign has had to descend to...running ads in Washington DC

Spam spam spam! Wonderful Spam!

Could an admin trash all of the posts by InnocentOne? It would take forever for us to do it ourselve

Tucker Carlson "...when they come for you, and at this rate, they will"

Has anyone heard from DUer InnocentOne?

How do I put the jackass on ignore?


Report: NFL will likely allow player protests during national anthem

236 posts, largely OPs, in an hour and ten minutes from that troll.

$120K+ Raised For Man Shot Defending Protesters Sunday

US Senate seats up for re-election in 2020 that the Democrats are definitely going to win.

Corn flake chicken

Peas and carrots

Frank and beans

Spam burger

Tombstone pizza

We will win

Don't know if Earl and his pals can do it.

One good thing about that Troll attack. We know what the Trump "message" will be...

Federal Judge, After Reading the Unredacted Mueller Report, Orders DOJ to Explain Itself at Hearing.

What the hell did I miss?

Republicans' big bet on the economy

Alt-Right Trolls Are Trying to Sabotage Black Lives Matter Chatrooms

About kneeling

I'd been off DU for a few hours, sat down and opened it up and

Rhetorical Q: How does this administration support "Peaceful protest" while demonizing Kaepernick?

Why this Senator urges protesters to stay on the streets

Virginia man who plowed his truck into Black Lives Matter crowd is the head of the state's Ku Klux K

Iowa football players put fans on notice: Support their movement or don't support the Hawkeyes

Medial marijuana forum for the Albuquerque, NM area?

Medial marijuana forum for the Albuquerque, NM area?

Trump lags in polls, lashes out at his Republican critics

Black women going after him. And winning

Reality Winner trusted The Intercept.

Silent George Floyd protest in the very red Houston suburb, Kingwood Texas

Gov. Inslee calls for creation of panel to rethink how policing works

"I am ashamed': Trump voter expresses deep regret for 2016 choice in new ad

Van Morrison - Wavelength - 1980

Bon Appetit Editor-in-Chief Adam Rapoport resigns after backlash over treatment of people of color

I missed the troll too, but

Fuck you, Putin and your Russian trolls.

'Adapt and overcome': class of 2020 inherits worst labor market since the Great Depression

"Tinyman Square': Internet suggests names for new fencing complex around White House

A Little Attitude @ Altitude ;-)

Maker of tear gas used on protesters gets millions from U.S.

DC Bake Sale For Black Lives Matter Mobilizes 1,000 Chefs Worldwide, Yum!: 'Bakers Against Racism'

Mitch McConnell's progressive Black challenger: Democrats can win Kentucky with 'moral clarity'

I think I've uncovered a secret code

Dedicated to Trump in the bunker.........the end of a poem

Canada includes transit in provincial restart funds

Tucker Warns Fox Viewers That the Black Lives Matter 'Mob' Will 'Come for You'

Please Don't Talk About Me when I'm Gone....Mr. Leon Redbone.

Tweet of the Day

America Is Giving Up on the Pandemic

Say his name. Gabe Winzer. Share his story.

Former US ambassador to EU: Trump reminds me of Mussolini

Jupiter and Saturn form a triangle with the moon tonight. Here's how to see it.

How to Feed Crowds in a Protest or Pandemic? The Sikhs Know

It wouldn't surprise me if the troll who has been plaguing this board is an embittered DI'er.

Trolls should be stripped naked and staked atop anthills after their "most sensitive areas"

Trump Campaign Runs Ads In D.C. for Trump to See

Samuel L. Jackson Commends Massive Protests on CNN: 'Starting the Labor Pains of This Change That Is

Jazz at the New School - Eddie Congdon

My wife has been told she might be able to go back to her office.....

Just came across this word - PISSTRUMPET: to act the fool/stupid. How fitting!!!

Blistering female rant on racial inequality closed out John Oliver's Last Week Tonight

How a Karen changed her mind about the police in a week.

Clark County Republican Party chair denounces Vegas Councilwoman Michele Fiore for 'racially charged

What is happening with the WHO?

What the heck is going on in here?

Defunding police.

Thousands mourn George Floyd in Texas amid calls for reform

You don't need training to be a human being': CNN's Cuomo lays into lawyer for cop charged in George

I have a message from madamesilverspurs...

Let us End this National Embarrassment

*Karen* gets bitch-slapped by courageous Hispanic woman.

Oh the irony! Ben Shapiro needs a safe space!

"Woman verbally attacks mother as 8-year-old sobs at California protest"

Discussionist is shutting down

Doturd to re-start MAGAT rallies....

I have a "theory" about the cop who killed George Floyd...warning: totally evil & upsetting..

My Brain Hurts!

The Daily Social Distancing Show: Cops Meet Police Brutality Protests with More Police Brutality

APD officer charged in Tasing of students also tied to death of man shot 76 times by police

There's a feeling that we've reached some kind of tipping point

university nursing instructor refers to Obama as a "monkey"

If you find "Defund the Police" alarming, tell police to be smarter with the funding they have NOW

IBM will no longer offer, develop, or research facial recognition technology

Many decades ago there was a right wing bumper sticker that said

McConnell doesn't want to fund states and will actually be responsible for cutting police budgets

ALERT: The "troll" long time DUer may be threatening suicide

Old article, totally new to me, and interesting: The Water Temple of Inca-Caranqui

Old article, totally new to me, and interesting: The Water Temple of Inca-Caranqui

A couple from Five Finger Death Punch 2020

Goodbois as adorable puppers (2nd tweet):

Hot Tuna - San Fransisco Bay Blues - 1998

Educators, what are the discussions like in your neck of the woods about the upcoming school year?

Make it so...

John Cleese's joke on Twitter

Husband of woman in viral racist tirade video gives different side of story on what happened

One time I posted an OP on DU in chinese and it got juried as spam

The Daily Social Distancing Show: America Protests Police Brutality and Systemic Racism

The Mississippi state flag: is it headed for the trash bin soon?

7 months & 12 days until a new president is sworn in......

I do not know who dubbed in this video but they got it right.

Helluva headline day for Biden.

Clean up on Aisle 14 - Demon Girl needs a pizza

AZ hospitals activate emergency plans

Somebody has too much time on their hands tonight

Lobbying firm cuts ties to Trent Lott amid national anti-racism protests

Seth Meyers - Trump and the Police Lash Out at the Black Lives Matter Protests: A Closer Look

For your information: there is a story in ..Weird News..about a giant undersea bug & its poop

curious: do you believe you have ever been a victim of institutional racism?

U.S. Senate: (D) McGrath 41% (R) McConnell 40%

☦️Orthodox Christian Encouragement: 'Shaddai' in Psalm 91

White House is considering a Trump speech to the nation on race and unity

Jimmy Kimmel's Quarantine Monologue - Trump's "Army," Mitt Romney Marches & Americans Come Together

Federal Judge, After Reading the Unredacted Mueller Report, Orders DOJ to Explain Itself at Hearing

NJ attorney general to release video from fatal police shooting of Maurice Gordon

Biden with George Floyd's little daughter:

Hot Tuna - True Religion

US Senate seats up for re-election in 2020 that the Democrats are likely to win.

Barr says he's open to ban on police chokeholds


RGV Protests In Solidarity With Black Lives Matter, Addresses Anti-Blackness In Latinx Community

Dead - France - 1972

Minnesota Cops Admit To Slashing Protesters' Tires

If you want to see another fine example of brave police in action.

any day what day this week Trump will give his speech???

Biden's VP pick will be the Party Favorite in 2024.

Bonnie Pointer, early member of Pointer Sisters, dies at 69

Texas Coronovirus Cases: 75,000+ and counting - 10,000+ more than a week ago

University of Texas at Austin will require all students, faculty and staff to wear masks inside

'Filthy Rich, Jeffrey Epstein,' just watched two-thirds

Tooning Out The News: Platitudes Generator can't handle Ivanka Trump's commencement speech

Every white person in America should watch this

Please Watch Cornell West On Brian Williams Show Rerun In A Few Minutes

US Senate seats up for re-election in 2020 that the Democrats will win to get back in the majority.

Complaint against Williamson County judge referred to San Antonio judge

Furious Trump Declares Romney Not Welcome in Bunker

Liberty's Jerry Falwell Jr. apologizes for tweet; director of diversity resigns

Former Texas bank president admits to setting records ablaze to hide fake loans she issued

Kamala Harris SHUTS DOWN Meghan McCain (TYT)

Bonus Tweet of the Day

Police: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

Opinion/Trump's Attacks on Antifa Are Attacks on Jews

Niall 😍 2 ways....

El Paso City Council extends emergency ordinance to July 8, keeps evictions on hold

Movie Theaters in California Officially Reopening Friday

Haahaaa 😄 Trump's never going to survive twitter

'S**thole' Countries Have Handled The Coronavirus Better Than The United States

Trump likes tweet about HBO's 'Insecure' prompting user to change name to 'Black Lives Matter'

60 Minutes 2004: The Murder of Emmett Till

Protesters 'shut it down' at Target, West 7th bars and restaurants in Fort Worth

Time to defund corrupt voting systems and elections officials and county

Dedicated to smirkymonkey:

U.S. Navy test shows 60% of carrier crew have coronavirus antibodies

Extra Bonus Tweet of the Day

Arizona coronavirus update: 26,889 confirmed cases; 1,044 known deaths as of Sunday

Harris County GOP chair-elect resigns after sharing racist Facebook post/

First American Woman to Walk in Space Reaches Deepest Spot in the Ocean

Vote Trump!

Coronavirus: Satellite traffic images may suggest virus hit Wuhan earlier (possibly August)

Protesting Marine's shoes melt into pavement

Trump says, "Don't believe the polls....believe the unemployment numbers".

Guess math may not be the Press Secretary's strong suit?

After another extremely bad week for trump, he now wants to change the headlines again

All Lives Matter

Confederate statue removed Jacksonville Florida

June 9 - Happy Birthday Rep. Kendra Horn (D) OK-5th

The man who hates fake news: Brietbart, daily caller, spectator

Tuesday TOONs - We The People

June 9, 1954: "Have you no sense of decency, at long last?"

"Dementia gene might increase risk for serious COVID-19, study says"

"Any jackass can kick down a barn, but it takes a good carpenter to build one."

Florida's Flooded Future: "Retreat While There's Still Time"

Desperate To Avoid The Waste Of Euthanazation, Pork Farmers Resort To Online & Long-Haul Sales

9th Circuit Panel Bans Dicamba: EPA "Underestimated And Ignored Many Risks" In Approving Herbicide

215 Gray Whales Died & Washed Ashore In 2019; Starvation, Orca Attacks & Ship Strikes Leading Causes

Is TX cooking its CV death toll books?

In case you missed it, Trump's former lawyer compared protesters to terrorists

Trump is facing 'political death' without enough time to turn the country around before the election

Ottawa Paying $1 Billion To Clean Alberta's Abandoned Wells; How About $100 Billion For Tar Sands?

If you're anti-"defund the police", you can still use it as a wake-up call for accountability

Guardsman Told Barr Protest Was Peaceful Before Violent Attack

30 Years After Discovering Massive Toxic Site In Lake Ontario, Canada Moving Towards Containment

'If we don't move it, they'll take it down': Protests prompt leaders to remove Confederate monuments

Metro Set For Multiple 1-2 Week Shutdowns At Rail Stations This Summer, More Coming Next Spring

Biden let police groups write his crime bill. Now, his agenda has changed.

JHC: Voters line up at Park Tavern at Piedmont Park in Midtown Atlanta. It's going to be a long...

New Lincoln Project ad: "it's time to start packing your bags."

Richmond Judge Issues 10-Day Injunction Against Removing Lee Statue

May 31st - June 6th 2020; Atmospheric CO2 417.20 ppm; In 2019 414.28 ppm; In 2010 393.28 ppm

I had my first Coronavirus themed dream last night.

She must be a republican

Sweden Is the Key Coronavirus Case in Preparing for a Second Wave

When activists say defund the police they literally mean it

It Would Take A Drop Of 20-30% In Human CO2 Output Over Six Months+ To Bend The Keeling Curve

Register & Get Absentee NOW!

Trump is insane! Does this sound like insanity to you??????

Current Information Operation Topics: Someone Is Psyoping Americans, And You Should Be Really Pissed

Trump just quoted someone saying Dems "have gone so far Left that they eat their young"

Dotard thinks he's found an opening with defunding issue.

Hillbilly Highway

Class of 2020 inherits worst labor market since the Great Depression

BTRTN: What Do We Do When What Divides Us Is Actually Bigger than What Unites Us?

Aridification In The Colorado Basin And Beyond: American West In 2nd-Worst Drought In 1,200 Years

BTRTN: What Do We Do When What Divides Us Is Actually Bigger than What Unites Us?

North Korea cuts off all communication with South Korea

What Trump has done to America...

This is white supremacy.

Trump says 75 year old shoved by Buffalo police

The Lawless and Disorderly President

That special moment when you meme yourself...

New Iowa poll shows Greenfield beating Ernst in Senate race, Biden tied with Trump.

Quelle surprise: AG Barr is not expected to appear before the House Judiciary Committee...


"We are outraged': Organizers, county commissioner react to vehicle incident at Cooper-Young protest

Just now: Trump claims Buffalo police violence victim was an ANTIFA plant...

Four Corners "Severe" To "Exteme" Drought Zone Growing; Home To 4.7 Million People Bracing For Fire

The Lincoln Project is now praising President Obama and VP Biden:

Trump tweet: 75 yo Buffalo protester could be antifa provacateur planning to block police comms

Trump national disaster

Another day toward my goal and I'm down a pound and half but

You know, I'm just going to shove a bunch of senior citizens today just to be safe.

Britain to set a record of not using coal for 2 months

This city disbanded its police department 7 years ago. Here's what happened next

Army Secretary Open to Renaming Bases Called after Confederate Leaders

Defund the White House

Third Lady

Skin Deep - Buddy Guy (featuring Derek Trucks)

New Lincoln Project ad compares Trump's meager inauguration crowd to massive protests against racism

You raised $2,054.00 on June 8, 2020 to elect Joe Biden POTUS with our DU ActBlue link

Eugene Robinson: Democrats, stop worrying about losing. Focus on how you're likely to win.

More than half of states may be undercounting coronavirus cases by not following CDC guidelines

Elder kitty is in the process of passing.

Tom Cotton: why doesn't this p.o.s. have a Democratic challenger?

The Rundown: June 9, 2020

Person Shares What Positive Changes Are Happening Due To The BLM Protests To Show How Much It's Need

If we need a para-military police force, then what does that say about us as a nation?

Because interrupting a killer cop always works out well

American Psycho

Derek Chauvin Accused of Fraudulently Voting in Florida Despite Living in Minnesota

Amid US tension, Iran builds fake aircraft carrier to attack

Alternate reality

The irony: The racist president will be take down by a victim of a racist cop

Trump Polling Implodes, Staffers PANIC

Trump Sets Record, 200 Tweets in a Day, 74 in an Hour

The Girl in the Blue Velvet Band

My furlough is over!!!

OAN "journalist" - whose smear against Buffalo protester Trump echoed - worked/works for Sputnik

He got the idea to smear a 75-yr old man from OANN, of course

'Fell Harder Than Was Pushed'


Trump attacks Mattis again, threatens, "Someday I will tell the real story on him and others"

CNN is tearing into Trump for the tweet on 75-year old Buffalo protestor...

Trump Floats Conspiracy That 75-Year-Old Buffalo Protester Pushed By Police Was 'A Set Up'

IBM will no longer offer, develop, or research facial recognition technology

So Trump thinks Martin Gugino faked his head landing?

Atty for one of the officers charged in George Floyd's death, said bystanders should have intervened

This is no time to be starting a war with the U.K..

What virus? I don't see no stinking virus.

What percentage of your interactions with police, over your lifetime, have been negative?

This simple response from this morning, by CNN's fact checker Daniel Dale, is sublime.

Another I Can't Breathe case comes to light

Donald Trump Jr.'s Mongolia Hunting Trip Cost Taxpayers $77,000

Meet the man who recorded the world's first viral video

So what has protesting accomplished?

Jim Sciutto: In the simplest terms, the sitting POTUS has deliberately amplified Russian disinfo

"It Changes Who Has the Power": How Bail Funds Across the Country Are Responding to Protests

OAN is where Tomi Lahren got her start as a "reporter."

Hey NFL and College Football, here's something you could do

Until Trump's tweet about the Buffalo protester, I thought Corsi had the craziest RW CT of the day

We were told "don't talk about white nationalists and they'll go away"

Cole Porter was born on this date-

Isn't there a SCOTUS ruling due out today at 10 EST?

Les Paul was born on this date.

Protesters across US attacked by cars driven into crowds and men with guns

Black American Film Maker films his own experience of being pepper sprayed...

Jackie Wilson was born on this date.

Is this for real? "#Breaking Former Miss Hitler beauty pageant entrant..."

Tennessee Bill Will Let Kids Skip an Hour of School Each Day to Go to Church

This city disbanded its police department 7 years ago. Here's what happened next

First you have to graduate middle-school

Parking - Feds have a problem and other urban workplaces may too

30 Times Unaware People Challenged Someone that was an Actual Expert in that Suject Matter

Hundreds march in Hong Kong as leader urges stability

It's Primary Day!

TN: I can't believe they won't pass nathan forrest bill this year

Practice all you want - Until reality hits

Atlanta Mayor, Keisha Lance Bottoms "Go Home" speech

Martin Gugino's attorney releases statement about Trump tweet linking Gugino w/ Antifa

Look at what is happening to trumps WH fence!

A sobering interview with a top epidemiologist

75 yr old man who Trump claims was Antifa is "longtime peaceful protester & human rights advocate"

Of all the things

Could Trump Turn a Vaccine Into a Campaign Stunt?

Summer's almost here-Melting cats ahead

I just voted in Georgia. Lines are long at 7:00am. The workers are so

Please Fence him in

Not about computers, but nutsy boltsy. Smart people here, in my experience...

3 ways to ensure that rogue cops aren't above the law

GOP senators ducking on Trump's deranged tweet about elderly Buffalo man

Mitch could care less that people die.

Mara Gay: "This is great, but I'd rather the city just stop beating protesters in the street"

Pro trump Dems?

Trump said seventy five year old man with cracked skull faked fall

Concerning Trump tweet about Gugino, Cornyn says "a lot of this stuff just goes over my head."

Jerry Falwell Jr. Apologizes For Blackface "Joke" After Staff, Alumni Revolt

Burundi president dies of 'cardiac arrest' at 55

HBO Max's "Looney Tunes Cartoons," the reboot of the classic Warner Bros. cartoons

What's for breakfast? Tuesday, 5/9/2020

God: okay, what lessons have you learned my child

Kamala rethinking how to keep our communities safe

California Police Arrested Black Man Because He Was Dancing in the Street

NYPD cop who shoved protester hit with criminal charges

D-Day 1944 - My Father's Story

Burned Leopold II statue removed from Antwerp square

Homophobic ad backing Putin's constitutional reform draws ire

Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza dies of 'cardiac arrest' at 55

Pierce: The President* Really Used Ever Facet of His Stable Genius Here

Buffalo and New York speak up and say Trump is wrong.

Project Lincoln leadership forming new strategy re data showing TX, IA, GA & OH are in real play

Indian, Chinese Troops Mutually Pull Back From Most Ladakh Areas: Sources

Governor Cuomo Pandemic Update June 9 2020

Judge orders Bolsonaro to resume publishing Brazil Covid-19 data

Bernie Sanders endorses in the KY-SEN Primary

Bernie Sanders endorses challenger to Eliot Engel in NY-16

A scanner? / Trump is straight up nutz.

Joe reality checking Twitler this morning

Trump and Pence's Remarks in a Roundtable with Law Enforcement; June 8, 2020

Voting problems in Georgia

The Biden Agenda of Progress and Hope

does anyone use or have any feedback on NewsGuard?

IMO the empathy and compassion evoked by the pandemic led to more understanding of protesters

Need to find information on a bus ticket from Detroit to Chicago ca 1940.

Sadly, this is from my hometown, Fond du Lac, WI. 😥

Pic Of The Moment: Riots Stop, But The Looting Continues

Why does this happen when discussion comes up about reigning in the police?

NYSE stops for 9 minutes. Moment of silence for George Floyd and what happened to him

Family confronted & stalked by "7 or 8 carloads of people" who insisted the family of 4 were Antifa

Church-state interaction you can get behind: The Church of Universal Suffrage

From Manu Raju of CNN:

WHO Finds Asymptomatic Coronavirus Cases Spread 'Rare'; *Walks Back Remarks the NEXT DAY!?

WHO walks back comments on asymptomatic transmission of coronavirus

Need to find information on a bus ticket from Detroit to Chicago ca 1940.

'The Dry Food Blues' written and performed by Cat (Twitter)

How reckless, how irresponsible, how mean, how crude. If there was ever a reprehensible dumb comment

Today's Big Stuff. 6.9.20

Trump's terrifying train of thought

A prominent Jesuit priest responds to DT's tweet

Trump's Tweets Are Growing More and More Unhinged

NYPD: Flower-pots, candles and bike repair-kits are evidence of Antifa-violence.

Republicans hate unions (unless they are members). What about police unions?

Reminder that this is how the Minneapolis Police Department initially reported George Floyd's death:

The Expendable American;

Trump Nosedives in His Favorite Poll, Now -11 in Net Approval as Numbers Tumble By 6 Points

A Reminder about Martin Gugino

Cuomo calls Trump remarks reprehensible & dumb - urges him to apologize for tweet about Buffalo man

Trump on FUX News: "What's with the phony shock? Or loser, disloyal generals? When didn't I bash

Trump is a "Keystone Cops" dictator.

WTAF? Minnesota police get caught on tape slashing protesters' tires, and are now justifying it?

Yet Another Week of Trump Failing to Be an Actual Authoritarian

Bang Bang Bang -Tracy Chapman

I had my first Coronavirus themed dream last night.


Schumer: Trump should go back to hiding in the bunker instead of tweeting conspiracy theories

IMHO what's sad isn't a moronic potus, it's that he can be this horrendous and still might win

Just for shits and giggles went over to Discussionist for the first time in years...

How much weight do election endorsements carry?

My new friends are at it again

Down goes Trump! Down Goes Trump!

Black Man's Violent Death In Police Custody Was Filmed For 'Live PD,' Prosecutor Says

Four numbers that show America's disdain for its most vulnerable people

KY-SEN: Sanders, Ocasio-Cortez endorse progressive Democrat running against McGrath

Many of Georgia's new voting machines aren't working on primary day

In 2012, Peter Turchin predicted violent upheaval in the USA in 2020

Another nasty bigot outed by cell phone. This one is particularly heinous.

'She still lives!' Famed Yellowstone bear emerges from winter - with cubs

Killer flower pots, explosive candles, concrete ice cream

People weigh in on statue's tumble into the water.

Steve Sack FTW

tRump's latest tweet outrage is a distraction. Goal is to remove US troops from Germany, weaken NATO

Profies in Perfidy XXI. . . . Please come CAPTION PresiDeted Trump!!!

They Lie, You Die (new ad)

McCollum Park to host virus test site for rest of June

Chicago Tribune: Joe Biden Isn't Behaving Presidentially.

The new face of Korean Baseball

Trump won Tenn. by 26% in 2016 - Now only up 9% 51-42

We are getting inundated with Trump commercials in Iowa

Why is ShutdownSTEM trending?

Biden recorded a very touching video for George Floyd's funeral - VIDEO ADDED

Voted today by mail. Thought it would be easy, but I couldn't figure it out. Voted anyway.

All Trump's tweets lead to Russia

Is twitter a good place to get information or is it infested with bots?

Current Drug use? Past Drug Use? Brain Damage? Senility? Or just a Dumb Motherfucker.

Columbia police chief says officer's knee "shifted" during controversial protest arrest

At Least One Bush Will Vote for Trump

Joe Biden's humble trbute to George Floyd......

Confessions of a Former Bastard Cop

Have you heard about this?

More inspiration for stay safe photo activities.

Every City needs a slew of these important dog fixtures

Live updates: Watch George Floyd's funeral in Houston

Majority of first-wave COVID-19 clinical trials have significant design shortcomings, study finds

Paul Krugman - America fails the marshmallow test

Best headline I have ever seen...

The GOP's Cycle of Stupidity and Hate Ends With Education

N.J. coronavirus stay-at-home order lifted by Murphy as state reopening moves forward

Fed. Judge demands DOJ answers on Mueller report

Texas Reports Record-Breaking COVID-19 Hospitalizations As State Reopens

New York police boss Mike O'Meara went off on the media today:

Check out this fine quality candidate who's running for Congress in Parkland, Florida's district.

O.C. health officer quits after receiving threats over mask requirement order

Members of the D.C. National Guard that responded to protests have tested positive for Covid19

Discussionist is closed.

A tale of two Presidential intern pics

The military isn't at war with the public. Trump seems to want to change that.

Krugman: Are Trump and his circle cynical and evil, or are they deranged? Yes.

Trump's latest attempt to tag Biden as a radical flops

It Cost 7 Trillion To Take Out Saddam Of Course There Is No Money For The Poor

The Virus hasn't gone anywhere

Trump Jr. cost taxpayers $77,000 on trip to Mongolia to kill an endangered animal. 5x what they said

It takes a really good friend to let you scratch your butt with their toothbrush

Lincoln Project's John Weaver: Contrast today, Biden vs Trump. America or Trump.

12 College Students Have COVID-19 After Jersey Shore House Party

Hummingbirds gather at watering hole

So everything is re-opening, so we don't need more Stimulus $$...? easy fix?

From chaos to free will

Tennessee's Lake County leads US in per capita virus cases

Top 10 Conservative Idiots : The Complete 9th Season

Trump Detached: "It's More Than Just A Tweet"

Trump chooses a senseless withdrawal from Germany. He threatens national security - WaPo Editorial

Chief Editor At 'Bon Appetit' Resigns After Racially Insensitive Photo Surfaces

DC National Guard (mostly POC) members called to respond to protests test positive for COVID-19

OAN mentioned Trump's tweet without acknowledging that Trump's accusations come from ... OAN

Watching the movie Selma right now, and I hear this: "If you want fear, you need dominance in Selma"

Pentagon Plans for Possible Youth Uprising

IBM exits facial recognition business as CEO calls on congress to address racial injustice

Alderwood mall in Lynnwood opens to shoppers on Tuesday

NY Post column claiming a lack of enthusiasm for Biden in PA didn't count all absentee ballots

Donald Trump Calls Martin Gugino, Elderly Man Pushed by Buffalo Police, "ANTIFA Provocateur"

Eight black-owned restaurants in Snohomish County

Are police in Montreal kept out of minority neighborhoods?

Voting Issues Again In Georgia

Trump Declared War On America...And Lost

Cartoons 6/9/2020

Deputy seen in video punching man was previously fired

The mystery of which US businesses are profiting from the coronavirus bailout

Think Trump is bad? President Tom Cotton would be even more terrifying

It's time to bury the New York Times' Biden-stuck-in-the-basement narrative

Gaslighting has taken a toll on me

April Ryan just tweeted that STEPHEN MILLER is writing Trump's speech on race relations

Floyd pastor: 1st thing we do is clean out the WH

'Complete meltdown': Georgia voters wait in line for hours to cast ballots amid pandemic

White House claims violence incited at Floyd protests linked to Venezuela's Maduro

Joe Biden is 'more receptive' to progressives than past Democrats, Bernie Sanders says

John Weaver FTW

Music Industry Rethinks Using 'Urban' to Market Black Artists

Politico: NEW. INSIDE Senate GOP lunch today, @TomCottonAR stood up & said:

Forbes: There's A Glaring, Misleading Error In The May Jobs Report: U.S. May Be At 20% Unemployment

WHO expert clarifies remarks on asymptomatic virus spread

Long lines, lack of voting machines frustrate voters during Georgia's primary election

Interesting take on the Alabama US Senate race from The Bulwark:

Sanders rejects dismantling police departments

This 'Mister Rogers' moment broke race barriers.

The Rude Pundit: One White Guy's Understanding of George Floyd's Murder

Since the Hoaxer wants to move on lets just remind everyone , every day what amount of

Pat Lynch (President of the NYC-PBA) on the effect of the anti-police movement:

Trump Immediately Humiliated For Paying Disgraced Pollster To Tell Him He's Beating Joe Biden

Matt Gaetz is angry at Belgium for removing statue of genocidal king

Virginia judge blocks governor's demand to pull down Confederate statue

George Floyd's funeral is not just being overed on cable, it's on the networks as well - NBC, CBS

Biden Crushes Trump's 'Law And Order' Lies With A Plan To Reform The Police

"The Breath of Life comes from God" .....Rev. AL on fire again....

Wickedness in high places!

Georgia secretary of state launches investigation after 'unacceptable' voting problems

Can You Top This? RNC Top Staffer Elizabeth Harrington is Trying

An Art Benefit Exhibition Supporting Black Lives Matter Los Angeles and Other LA Organisations

Pensacola Mayor - "Not the right time" to remove monument

Pie Hole pic's and its only Tuesday...........and leading them off..............

Half the matter in the universe was missing. Scientists just found it hiding in the cosmos.

Drone footage showing long line of voters waiting to cast ballots in Atlanta on Tuesday.

Uber Eats Is Waiving Delivery Fees for All Black-Owned Restaurants

NASA sun observatory spies Comet Atlas in the solar wind. (Mercury, too!)

Webster police chief responds to backlash for lying down in solidarity with protesters

Hillary: 'You don't say'

As Trump shows more signs of deteriorating, GOP candidates are tied to his fate

Does anyone think that MF 45 going after the Buffalo Protester Guigano will help him with his

You have two choices: DON'T GET SICK or DIE. This isn't INSURANCE.

NASA spacecraft swoops down low over asteroid Bennu to eye sampling site

Why Republican senators have to stop hiding from Trump's tweets

IBM quits facial recognition, joins call for police reforms


Temperatures have hit an astonishing 86 F this afternoon. In the Arctic Circle.

Right wing oppressors hypocrisy is gargantuan

Federal Hall presents: "Democracy in a Time of Crisis"

The woman singer at the George Floyd funeral is so off key...

Florida chapter of Fraternal Order of Police tells disciplined, jailed cops 'we are hiring'

D.C. Council passes police reform legislation, prompted by protests

Michigan poll:

Trump Is 'Political Herpes' Declares GOP Strategist - and Republicans 'Don't Want to Be Touched by I

Human remains found in search for two missing Idaho kids; stepfather Chad Daybell taken into custody

U.S. Army veteran stunned by negative reaction to Kaepernick kneeling

Woman apologizes for moment of 'anxiety, frustration and panic' in outburst

Cuomo says Trump should apologize for "reprehensible" tweet about Buffalo man

Why Colombia's government is freaking out about 'Matarife'

ABC at 1:30 pst aired signs in WH fence saying fuck trump.

Vegas is really taking social distancing seriously

Oh crap!

Journalists who revealed evidence of plot to rig Colombia's 2018 election send out SOS

Every Receipt Proving Candace Owens Is A Con Artist Who Is Following The Money

The 'Black Lives Matter' mural near the White House has inspired street paintings across the US.

Rev. Al Sharpton Delivers The Final Eulogy For George Floyd

A federal judge who accused Barr of 'distorting' the Mueller report has read an unredacted version --

Folha Temporarily Suspends Coverage at Alvorada Palace Due to Lack of Security

Trump's base instincts on display amid reckoning over Floyd's death

Virginia Trooper Resigns After Saying He Coughed on Driver to Spread Coronavirus

'Please, God, help us!': Frustrated voter protests chaos and dysfunction in Georgia primary debacle

Supreme Court Justice Compares Brazil to Hitler's Germany and Says Bolsonaro Supporters Want 'Abject

Everything Goes Farcically Wrong In This British Cop Chase

Georgia voters endure hours-long lines and broken voting machines in 'complete meltdown' at polls

NY Police Union Boss Rages: 'Stop Treating Us Like Animals and Thugs, and Start Treating Us With Res

Trump's tweet about 75 year old protestor

Here's the outrageous OAN segment that led Trump to falsely smear a 75-year-old protester

Ryan Grim on McConnell's progressive challenger Charles Booker

The State Department intends to reopen the US consulate in Wuhan, China, later this month.

Dayton, Ohio and the dreaded arnot.

Vermont: The Country's Raddest Beer Destination Is Full of Misty Mountains and Hazy IPAs

Dr. Fauci's bleak remarks: His 'worst nightmare' has occurred -- and it 'isn't over yet'

Big majorities support protests over Floyd killing and say police need to change, poll finds

Black store owner reports robbery, gets punched by officer

Check out Baby Names


The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) today voted for a third extension

NY-16: Schumer throws Engel under the bus.

Human remains found at the Daybell home

73,000 signature petition calls for takedown of landmark Uncle Sam billboard

Very interesting Worldometer special page on actual COVID-19 fatality rate...

Voters casting primary ballots in 5 states amid protests and a pandemic. Here's what to watch for

Apparently not the Onion. Steve Miller writing Trump's race speech..

Paul Krugman details how the GOP may pull the plug while the economy is 'still on life support'

House and Senate Hearings Tracking Tool: Congressional Oversight Hearing Index

The one basic fact that is blocking all efforts to defeat the Corona virus:

'The Future Is Blue, Not Purple': Is This the Year Georgia Flips?

States that rushed to reopen are reporting record high numbers of virus cases

Europe- Lights Out

Martin Gugino: "No comment other than Black lives matter"

What's for Dinner, Tues., June 9, 2020

MT-AL moves from Likely Republican to Lean Republican

The Texas lawmakers who led the Sandra Bland Act are pushing to reinstate the police reforms

Please exit the refrigerator (Twitter)

Mississippi Kid

Amid US tension, Iran builds fake aircraft carrier to attack

Worst slogan ever - "Defund the Police"

Warning there is another pie hole moment...............

Drudge mocks Trump: "AARP-ANTIFA"

The Painted Hills

Defund San Francisco police? Chief Bill Scott says he's open to the idea

Well...a deep space radio signal is heading to Earth every 157 days...

Denton, Tarrant counties vote to remove Confederate monuments

Reading the piece by A. Cab posted by WhiskeyGrinder Confessions of a Former Bastard Cop -

What is your opinion on defunding the police? POLL.

A federal judge who accused Barr of 'distorting' the Mueller report has read an unredacted version --

Navy to ban Confederate flag, symbols from its bases and ships

Kentucky newspaper endorses progressive Democrat in Senate primary

Georgia closed 214 polling places after Supreme Court gutted Voting Rights Act

IBM quits facial recognition, joins call for police reforms

This well known clip is a perfect embodiment of the way GOP officeholders respond when

Black Store Owner Reported Robbery, Got Punched by Cop and arrested

Man shot during Capitol Hill protest while protecting others called a 'hero'

Michigan panel OKs language for petition to recall Gov. Whitmer

Daisy Day

she doesn't look away

Greg Abbott, Texas governor, says George Floyd is 'going to change to arc of the future of the Unite

Bunch of Adorable Golden Retrievers Splash Around in Pool

"Trump Urges Unity Vs. Racism"

3rd Baby Shows Up To Chunk Land! (Squee!)

Is any effort being made to make it possible for everyone to obtain masks....

At long last, an answer to the age-old question, "Where do rabbits come from?"

From Donating to Volunteering: Here's How to Support Black Lives Matter, Protesters and Equality Ini

Tiniest Kitten Grows Up Pouncing On Her 115-Pound Lab Brother

No Sign Of Antifa So Far In Justice Department Cases Brought Over Unrest

Trump campaign buys ads aimed at Trump himself "to soothe Trump's nerves". What fresh hell is this?

Funny TikTok video:

Buffalo Cop Loses Job And Pension After She Intervenes With Fellow Officer Choking A Suspect

Federal Bureau of Prisons Locks Down Prisoners and Takes Away Communications Amid Protests

The sane news media in this country could do us all a huge favor by simply adding the parenthetical

NOT a morning pupper!

The Daily Dread - Tracking the spread, 6/9/20

Report: NBA won't test players for marijuana in Disney World bubble

Stephen Miller Drafting Speech on Race Relations

Attention ice cream junkies!

Gorgeous Silver Fox Comes When Called

Donald Trump Jr.'s Mongolia Hunting Trip Cost Taxpayers $77,000

Florida police union offers to hire officers accused of misconduct

Americans may not know who won on election night

Police fatally shoot a man and laugh about it while he live-streams encounter on Facebook

Las Vegas Councilwoman Michele Fiore denounced after making awful racially charged remarks.

I just heard about NASCAR considering banning the Confederate Flag at all events.

A great article on strategy for November

May I submit a photo for the spring contest?

The seeds have been Planted...Trump will start a "war" with Iran Before the election.

More Food Shortages Loom With Outbreaks at 60 U.S Plants

06/10 Mike Luckovich- Makin' it hard

Un-neighborly neighbors

Biden's name can be used more than one way.

NYT : What Would Efforts to Defund or Disband Police Departments Really Mean?

COVID-19's deadliness for men is revealing why researchers should have been studying immune system

The Head Of CrossFit Told Staff On A Zoom Call, "We're Not Mourning For George Floyd"

Trump's 'dangerous' plan to withdraw troops from Germany will play into Putin's hands

Porky is a bully, who woulda guessed...

About the purpose of police

But I do not understand how the police can be so mean

Rocky Mount approves removal of Confederate monument

For all these magats that want a second Civil War

Nation's largest police union says it doesn't 'want to protect bad cops' as calls for reform mount

RANT ALERT! People, this is not situation where we don't know what we should do.

Large corporations FINALLY taking action against racism on Gamer sites

Salvador Dali & Walt Disney's Short Animated Film, Destino, Set to the Music of Pink Floyd

Luckovich for the win:

Trump mocked for putting Stephen Miller in charge of anti-racism speech: 'Literally the worst person

Heads up! If you need to appeal your unemployment claim

Time for this "monument" to come down as well.

Matt Jones backs Charles Booker in Kentucky Senate primary race he had considered entering

Wow......Keith Olberman is in an advertisement for tRump......

What if the far right is correct about the 5G/mind control pill linkage? (Warning: satire ahead)

Mysterious deep-space flashes repeat every 157 days

New York City will name a street 'Black Lives Matter' in each burough

Two lawsuits challenge Lee statue's removal; Northam says 'divisive' monument 'needs to come down'

Michigan State Police trooper pulls unconscious driver out of burning vehicle on I-94

Why I support defunding the police.

Voting extended at many places across the region

So navy is going to ban Confederate flags

"Everybody's trying to shame us."

The Cross-Fit Guy, Cop with the knee on Floyd, & the cop who knocked over the 75 year old man....

All IN showed about 5 GOP senators "running for the Hills" when asked about Donald's Tweet

'Make the lie big, keep it simple, keep saying it and eventually they will believe it'...Goebbels

Biden Opens Up Big Lead In Michigan

2020 US Senate Election Rating for US Senate seats that Democrats will win in 2020.

Portland To Redirect Millions In Police Funding, Dissolve Gun Violence Team

Even the TV "Cops" are canceled now

Joe Biden wins Georgia Primary.

Lawmakers Urge Trump Not to Cut Troops in Germany

Idiot Jr.'s Mongolian sheep hunting trip Secret Service costs were $60k more than first admitted

Tulsa Police Gang unit body cam

Is gravity real?

Georgia/SC/WV/NV/ND Primary results - Updated as of 0650 ET.

Mitch McConnell Refuses To Condemn Trump's Senior Citizen Antifa Conspiracy

Terry Crews Says New Season of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' Will 'Definitely' Cover Current Events

OK DU Truckers! I need help!

Please Help!

I Went To A Trump Rally And All I Got Was This Shitty Virus

SomePeople Say...

China removes pangolin from traditional medicine list

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Wednesday, 10 June 2020

Microsoft workers call on the company to drop its police contracts