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Archives: July 16, 2020

anyone watch PBS Newshour???? tonight just a great piece on the virus in Chinatown in SF......

Rachel Maddow Tonight

Man Caught on Video Spray Painting Swastikas on Jewish Temples in Florida

The Price is ......WRONG

NATO allies limit intelligence sharing with US because the Trump admin might leak to Russia

Trump, In CBS News Interview, Defends His Retweet Of Woolery's Claim That CDC Officials Are Lying

and I love Conan ........ anyone else watching him??

N.C. prosecutor ends probe of ex-congressional candidate Mark Harris

This incompetent Eric Trump tweet is the best thing I've seen, all day

House battlegrounds set in Texas

Mail delays likely as new postal boss pushes cost-cutting

Mail Delivery, Vote Mail For Elections Threatened As New USPS Head Moves To Slow Mail Delivery

JCPS board will vote for students to start year at home, saying in-person classes too risky

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Thursday, 16 July 2020

Yay! Ranked choice voting is added to our Maine presidential elections!

wow... I don't know who did this ad, but... WOW

Latest work from The Lincoln Project - they're cutting to donald's core!

Welcome to The Story Hour - The Lincoln Project

Maine GOP veto effort fails, Sec. of State says ranked choice voting will be used in presidential el

When I drive by movie theaters


Well, I don't want to rub it in!

Covidiot Chuck Woolery tries to save face after his son gets virus

Tuberville seems pretty sketchy

Amazon to allow employees to work from home until 2021

Virginia state trooper pulls black man out of his car by his neck.

Scientists Thought (and Trump Insisted) Summer Heat Would Slow COVID-19. It Hasn't. Why?

Labor groups warn of loophole in Virginia's COVID-19 workplace safety rules

Brad Parscale has been demoted to senior advisor.

'They rigged the system': DeVos sued by California and Massachusetts attorneys general over troubled

7/15 / The Atlantic / Dr Fauci on the battle against COVID-19 with Ed Yong

Launch successful for Minotaur IV, first Space Force mission rocket from Wallops

Depressing: Nearly one-third of children tested for COVID in Florida are positive.

The Daily Beast CNN Anchor Rips GOP Lawmaker Suing Over Mask Mandates: 'You're Not a Doctor'

Unhinged man shouts racist & anti-gay slurs at restaurant as police refuse to intervene

Chocolate Ice Cream

Donald Trump's Niece Says He and Ivana Used to Regift Things at Christmas

Even if Biden wins, I think our Democracy is still in danger.

US Mail, Vote Mail For Elections Could Be Delayed As New Postal Head Pushes Cost-Cutting: Wash. Post

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

A group called 'Black Guns Matter' is teaching Black Americans how to use firearms

@chuckwoolery is no more!

Turkey hits out at EU over criticism of decision to revert Hagia Sophia to mosque

The White House Says Trump Has a "Great" Record on LGBTQ+ Rights

Cuomo just Screamed BULLSHIT on CNN

Today Per Worldometers - 71,670 New Cases - 997 Deaths nt

Susan Collins Loses Another Major Endorsement To Democrat Sara Gideon

Whoa. . .

Trump Demotes Brad Parscale, His Campaign Manager

114 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported at Yakima Co. Jail

Cuomo is ripping the hell out of dotard.

New report warns: School reopening could depend on behavior outside of classrooms

Tacoma man faces charge for setting fire to Seattle Police's East Precinct during CHOP

The Don's 'success' story in one simple picture.

Brad Parscale to apply for unemployment benefits

Newest ad from Meidas Touch on DJTs Stupidity!

Special message from Ivanka Trump.

We ran the CDC. No president ever politicized its science the way Trump has.

Biden Expands Lead as Trump's Approval Drops - WSJ/NBC Poll

Apparently Kushner was behind the demotion of Brad Parscale.

It's hard to say what's worse about Trump's wall: The incompetence or the corruption

Huge breakthrough for me


Somebody fixed the cover

Biden's pitch is an implicit but devastating punch at Trump

Ilhan Omar: When I spoke out about systematic oppression, the Republican response was vicious

Trump administration, congressional Republicans eye tying school aid to reopening in next funding

The bill is coming due for those who sold their souls to Trump

Ever since March 2019, every single poll in the RCP average of polls has shown Biden ahead of Trump.

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

Ted Cruz's pro-Trump campaign ad

If Joe Biden wins the election, one thing I'm looking forward to:

Using stolen identities, fraudsters filed 47,500 fake unemployment claims in Maryland

Ghouliani: BLM is going to take away "your property" and give it to Black people

Who didn't see this happening?


In historic move, North Carolina city approves reparations for Black residents

Playing baseball today in Mass.

***Rachel will interview Mary Trump tomorrow night! edited

TCM Schedule for Thursday, July 16, 2020 -- What's On Tonight: Charles Coburn

"Governor" kemp (GA) just overruled the local mask mandates

Kanye memes

Donald The Dope or The Doctor

That uncomfortable moment when you catch your cat in his porn stash.

Rather than rerouting patient

"Will Silicon Valley Be Your Healthcare Provider One Day? It's Very Likely"

The View from the Tenderloin

Mary Trump's book: how many Trumps do you think will read it?

US-China: Pompeo dog photo has netizens asking if US is toying with China

MJ Hegar defeats Royce West in Democratic runoff for U.S. Senate

Trump not only DOESN'T CARE about teachers. He probably actually hates the profession.

@parscale was such a genius he named trump's campaign 'The Death Star'

Dismemberment Killing of Tech C.E.O. 'Looks Like Professional Job'

Ben Bernanke: I Was Chairman of the Federal Reserve. Save the States.

Missed the Hewitt / Kornacki thing. MSNBC just can't let go of that thread.

BIG MISTAKE! -- I just rewatched Obama's final WH Correspondent's Dinner speech

Fauci's wife speaks out about criticism: 'They are making things up'

The Future Of Pandemic Restaurant Design

Holy Mackerel! Florida Kids are already carrier of the Virus.

Those Who Scream "Tyranny!" The Loudest Are The First To Embrace The Violence Of Fascism

Liberty University sues The New York Times for defamation over coronavirus coverage

Well, I finally had my first exposure to public ignorance - in a post office

Another great video from Eleven Films: Every time a Trumper quits, a resister earns their wings

Minimum wage workers cannot afford rent in any U.S. state

AZ-06: Tipernini raises a mountain of cash and Scweikart is broke.

30 Mill Americans Face Income Slash 50-75%, If Senate Allows Unemployment Benefits To Expire Soon

Donald Trump's stupidity has failed America. (new Meidas Touch video)

It's the sunglasses that do it...

Nothing trickles down (only in theory)


Trump Manafort Is Available

Up to a Million Deaths. One Full Wuhan every day. Michael Moore /Dr. Irwin Redlener

Andre Caplet, Emanuel Chabrier

When it comes to the CV-19 and public health, Dr. Fauci is our Democratic leadership response

Richmond City Council to begin process of renaming Robert E. Lee bridge

Wow, Heilmann laid it on on Brian William/s show tonight.....

Coronavirus immunity: What do we know? COVID-19 Special

Kurt Atterberg

California man sentenced in $6M modern art fraud scheme

Is the U.S. Headed Towards Tyranny? Timothy Snyder Discusses Amanpour and Company

Is anyone else as pissed off as I am? I wished I had ever bought a Goya product

Prominent Members Of Black Community Call On NYPD To Bring Back Anti-Crime Unit

Trump 2020 - Chris Hayes

The Daily Social Distancing Show: Biden's Poll Numbers Surge, But Will 2020 Be Another 2016?

As the quarantine stretches out... how many have had this experience?

Disturbing" memo reveals Trump's USPS chief has slowed delivery amid calls to expand voting by mail"

The Uncertain Impact Cannabis Has On COVID-19 Highlights Need For Rescheduling

The Daily Social Distancing Show: So Much News, So Little Time: Ghislaine's Hearing & Tucker's Trip

What's an acceptable number?

We saw the comet! What a beauty.

(Jewish Group) Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Jemele Hill call out anti-Semitism in the Black community

Congress Is Investigating Contracts Tied To Mask And PPE Shortages

The Daily Social Distancing Show: Ivanka's Goya Support, Mary Trump's New Book & Sessions's Loss

I Thought We'd Hit Rock Bottom When Trump Turned The Lincoln Memorial Into A Fox News Studio.

Trump has really screwed himself.

The Daily Show: What Was Trump Asked About?

Seth Meyers - Roger Stone Wants to Write Book About Russia Investigation - Monologue 7/14/20

(Jewish Group) Jewish communities are finally paying attention to Jews of color.

A district in Fresno county California with 45,000 students and no space to properly distance

Between Bernie and Elizabeth in the Senate......

Seth Meyers - Trump and His Allies Want You to "Adapt" to the Coronavirus Crisis: A Closer Look

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

COVID-19 makes the case against health insurance sponsored by the employer clear.

PolitiFact: Ron DeSantis falsely claims he was never asked about COVID-19

Rural Texas hospitals running short on beds, ventilators and drugs

I missed this George Conway tweet yesterday. Apologies if it's a dupe.

Hundreds of appointees are being re-interviewed regarding loyalty to Trump

The data that proves the first wave of coronavirus is far from over

Antibody that inhibits the new coronavirus discovered in patient who had SARS 17 years ago

Randy Weber Called the Left Crazy and said he's Proud of Ivanka's Beans

Green and Libertarian presidential candidates will likely NOT appear on the Pennsylvania ballot

Texas reports record highs for daily coronavirus cases, deaths

Sibelius: 'The Swan of Tuonela'

Family of convict Robert Courtney's victims outraged by early release

As Trump refuses to lead, America tries to save itself

Immigrant families in detention have until Friday to make a difficult decision

Pasadena bar openly defies Abbott's order with 'Texas Bars Fight Back Rally'

I still think this one is the best ad yet.

Question for Trump at WH press briefing

Rice University will hold classes in outdoor tents, asks students to bring own chairs

Twitter reveals what it knows so far about massive hack

Hundreds protest in Moscow against reforms that may keep Putin in power

Cop whines that punching a homeless guy in the face hurt his fist.

21 COVID-19 cases reported at Brenham retirement community

DLCC targets 27 Pennsylvania legislative seats.

What the Republican idea of "Personal Responsibility" really means:

Jerry Jones Changes Team's Name To Redskins Now That It's Available

'Stunningly Dangerous': Watch Trump Insider React To Mary Trump's Bombshells - The Beat - MSNBC

Progressive group launches $2M pro-Biden ad buy targeting young voters

PA State Sen. Anthony Williams (D) Tests Positive for COVID-19

Race held last night Bristol TN.

Texas classrooms can stay closed this fall without losing state funding if local health officials or

I hope when trump crashes and burns he somehow takes the whole party down

Nearly 1 million people voted in Tuesday's Democratic runoff. The party says it's a sign of strength

Hayes: Fauci Is Trying To Fight Coronavirus While Trump Is Trying To Fight Reality - All In - MSNBC

FL-26: Carlos Gimnez falls further behind Debbie Mucarsel-Powell in CD 26 fundraising contest

Trump scheme to bypass the CDC, send the National Guard to hospitals looks suspicious, because it is

Nikki Fried takes to national media, says Floridians believe Gov. DeSantis 'never cared about them'

'I'm not a bad guy': Police video captures distraught Floyd

DeKalb (GA) may send absentee ballot applications to voters for November

Signs that Guatemala's justice system is under attack

Nebraska's largest counties will mail ballot request forms to every voter. Will state do the same?

House leaders back bill to send all RI voters mail ballot applications

Korvits: 'The Night Is Darkening Round Me'

Eisenga: 'For Mattia'

lol -- new tiedrich tweet

Beto O'Rourke aims to make 15 million calls to Texas voters, more than half of state's population, t

Veggie Straws and a Cupcake

Businessman wins Dominican presidency in virus-marked vote

OK-05: Kendrs Horn raising a war chest to defend her seat.

AK-SEN: Al Gross finishes Q2 with $3.2 million on hand.

Businessman wins Dominican presidency in virus-marked vote

NCHSAA delays start of fall sports season

Climate change makes freak Siberian heat 600 times likelier

World Bank says Indonesia's reforms may hurt environment, labour rights

As virus spreads, Bolsonaro ties with military under strain

U.S. Weighs Sweeping Travel Ban on Chinese Communist Party Members

Nicaragua conducts geothermal energy studies

White House says restrictions on TikTok could come in 'weeks, not months'


Judge okays $192 million settlement in SCANA shareholder fraud lawsuit in nuclear venture

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 7/15/20

Eric Burdon & War - Spill The Wine

TX-24: Candace Valenzuela could become first Afro-Latina in Congress

Tillis' fundraising numbers highlight Republican money struggles vs. Democrats in NC

TX-31: Donna Imam to face Rep. John Carter in Texas's 31 Congressional District election

COVID-19 Get the latest information from the CDC about COVID-19.

Eric Burdon & War - Paint It Black

Eric Burdon & War - Tobacco Road

18 Minutes of Ghost of Tsushima Gameplay (Full 4K Presentation)

Poetry in The Time of Trump

As he awaits sentencing, former NCGOP Chair Robin Hayes gets a hand from an old foe

Enough (From Trump collection)

40 percent of LGBTQ youth 'seriously considered' suicide in past year, survey finds

Burn It (from Trump poetry)

Music & video piece made by my German friends here in the Canary Islands,

Trump Relaxed Training Rules For Nursing Home Staff By 90%, Just As Pandemic Hit: Failed Seniors

Cuomo on Trump's priorities: How does he have time for this BS?

Charlotte, some towns plan to ban late-night alcohol sales to slow spread of COVID-19

Trump Team Relaxed Training Rules For Nursing Home Staff, Just As Pandemic Hit: Failed Seniors

New lockdowns ordered as India's Covid-19 cases near one million

Huge Confederate flag in NC now has a neighbor -- a Black Lives Matter billboard

Can and will scientists and/or doctors sue the Administration to regain access to

Trump's 'Magic Beans', ie Goya beans---Chris Cuomo

I am not sure we should call it an unravelling...

Flight delay melee: Spirit passengers arrested after kicking and punching employees and tossing pho

My wife is solid on naming the new golden retriever puppy teddy

Deady Plague Could Devastate US Rabbit Population: RHDV, Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease Virus

Mark Harris won't face state charges in NC 9th District ballot fraud case

The questions that will be asked?

Chris Cuomo: "You tell me how a president in the middle of a pandemic has got time for this bullshit


An email ad I received in my Spam mailbox

Is something wrong with Joe Scarborough?

Thursday TOONs 1 - Liar Brigade

Thursday TOONs 2 - Here's Ivanka to tell you about it

Editorial: Every prison cell is now a coronavirus death row

WTF is wrong with Don Jr. (BTW, he is also shilling Goya beans)?

BREAKING... The goal for DU for Joe at ActBlue was just raised to $525,000!!!

87 protesters arrested at Kentucky attorney general's home

Democrats will regain control of the US Senate in 2020 by getting a 50-50 US Senate and the USP/VP.

Liberty University sues New York Times for defamation over coronavirus coverage

The Lincoln Tunnel's sprung a leak?? (UPDATE)

'It's Biden, Not Trump Who Has The Enthusiasm Advantage: Energy Is On The Former VP's Side'

Breakfast Thursday 16 July 2020

Donald Trump: the man who has failed at everything

Arguing with Trump Supporters

More Corona Checks please...

"Is It Safe To Visit The Dentist During The COVID-19 Pandemic?"

Born on this day, July 16: Buddy Merrill (1936), and Carmen Lombardo (1903)

Orange County's largest school districts won't comply with Board of Educ vote to return to classroom

Tuesday I hit the phone banks for Biden campaign

New: RNC restricts convention attendance as Florida coronavirus cases climb

What are People going to do for Halloween ?

Team Trump Plots New Ways to Make Him Feel Good

All of the ironies, again...

The Psychopath & The Sociopath: A Masterclass (duration: 2:23:39)

Today's rant is scheduled for 4:00 p.m.

Ex Hawaii Cop Gets Four Years in Prison for Forcing Homeless Man to Lick Urinal

Trump's Remarks Before Marine One Departure; July 15, 2020

Trump wants you to shove your head up his ass now. We have long known head is already there.

UK says Russia sought to interfere in 2019 election by leaking documents online

How the American Idiot Made America Unlivable

The Rundown: July 16, 2020

Comic Book Reviews for This Week: 7/15/2020

Art of the Week: Week of 7/15/20

Michigan teachers not invited to legislative hearing on reopening schools

Republican convention in Jacksonville will be scaled back next month

Democratic group plans to send 13 million hand-written postcards to voters in swing states

UK says Russia sought to interfere in 2019 election by leaking documents online

Mika B. just read Joe's mea culpa in the Washington Post (not up when I looked online) about

Trump's Remarks on the Rebuilding of America's Infrastructure: Faster, Better, Stronger; 07-15-20

America is exhausted.

"Solving the mask shortage"

Georgia strikes down local mask mandates as U.S. approaches 3.5 million coronavirus cases

Trump just gave us his new nickname : Pork 'n Beans

Last night I watched the documentary "Icarus" on Netflix.

Kemp's ban of mask mandates puts Georgia on collision course with its cities

DeSantis To Cut Back Work With Some Labs, Says 'Many' Are Too Slow To Provide COVID-19 Results

This might be unpopular

Goya/Epstein connection?

Number of laid-off workers seeking jobless aid stuck at 1.3M

Maryland's GOP Gov. Larry Hogan brutally rips Trump's 'hopeless' response to COVID-19

Jim Sciutto: One month ago today

Whoa! Hours after news broke that Brad was seen "canoodling" with Trump's "special assistant" Hope H

Gov. Kemp's ban on mask mandates will make Sherman's March to the Sea look like a pleasant stroll

July 16 - Happy Birthday Rep. Barbara Lee (D) CA-13th

July 16 - Happy Birthday Rep. Tim Ryan (D) OH-13th

US executes 2nd man in a week; lawyers said he had dementia

Tourists facing restrictions amid fears of new virus spikes

Trump Slashed a Major Environmental Rule. That's Just the Beginning.

UK, US and Canada allege Russian cyberattacks on CoVID-19 research centers

Articles Of Faith - Bad Attitude

Stacey Abrams: Georgia Governor's Action On Masks 'Proves His Incompetence' The Last Word MSNBC

Follow the money: Another HHS hide-the-rona-numbers angle

Back to work; major disappointment!

Open Letter to the Dems in the House re: Next Stimulus

Browns sign Myles Garrett to 5-year, $125 million extension

My wife can't get a hospital bed for non-covid health issue.

How quickly will there be a vaccine? And what if people refuse to get it?

Suggestion of the Day: Let's call anti-maskers the ANTIMA TERRORISTS

'Could've had Stacey Abrams': Outrage erupts as 'pro-virus' Georgia governor kills mask mandates

Drinking buddy

'Things ain't going back to normal': Californians reel as shutdown hits again

12 Mind-Numbingly Good Ice Cream Brands That Will Ship Direct to Your Door

Cartoon: Ivanka Beans By Clay Jones -July 16, 2020 9:00 AM

So my friend has COVID-19 and is in the hospital

Question for people of puerto rican heritage....

Look who had no problem forcing people into wearing masks/face-coverings!

Georgia governor orders mayors to let people spread virus if they want to

Virginia Adopts New Workplace Safety Rules

The CDC gov hospital capacity dashboard has gone dark

Michael Cohen asked to sign stay-out-of-jail agreement that may violate his First Amendment rights

So I had this dream last night - it was the day after the elections

Trump's New Campaign Manager Was Fired By Chris Christie Over "Bridgegate"

Methane Emissions Hit A New Record High In 2017; Petroleum And Agricultural Main Drivers

My favorite Ad of the campaign so far.

Soo..Brad got demoted because he was dating Hope Hicks?

I think Kemp/DeSantis

Where would be now if we had a better COVID-19 response?

N.Y. couple accused of racist attack on Mystic hotel clerk posts bail

Asshole tourist asked to wear mask in PR, spits on employee, gets punched.

cartoon - Safe to go back to school?

CDC--our taxes paid for info and there's NO security info so OUR RIGHT to info, yes?!

An opinion, "Goya Foods controversy is a distraction from 130,000 deaths from pandemic.

I know this may sound silly but is it ground in stone that the inauguration must be in

Peacock polarizes Oakland neighborhood with shrill shriek

Comparing the pandemic/plague/vampire/zombie/Jaws movies to the response we're doing for Covid.

The Constitutional Right to Endanger Others

lalalalalala la la la la la

This nut should not be a member of congress

Just a Protest Flashback- We knew what was coming

You raised $6,213.73 on July 15, 2020 to elect Joe Biden POTUS with our DU ActBlue link

Suspect charged in the slaying of 8-year-old girl Secoriea Turner near Atlanta Wendy's, police say

IN-05: Dem. Christina Hale is outraising Victoria Spartz

Taj Mahal, Further On Down The Road

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Where Is the Outrage Over Anti-Semitism in Sports and Hollywood?

Dem Candidate Hegar calls Cornyn "a lackey and a spineless bootlicker" for Trump

Social Distortion - Telling Them (Hell Comes To Your House Vol 1 + Full Album)

FLIPPABLE: Michael Marcantonio for NY-AD12

Spacecraft snaps closest pictures of sun, 'campfires' abound

Asking Cops The Same Silly Questions They Ask Us - Arizona Cop Gets Flustered short version

The public can no longer get information from the CDC on hospital capacity.

Pit Bull preciously cuddles with owner

COVID-19 situation in the U.S. 'scary' and 'dangerous,' Canadian long-haul truckers warn

James Blood Ulmer.

Vegan and Gluten Free Oatmeal Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

I saw one of those FB posts slamming the left for being a religion. Of course it's bullshit,


3 more states share license data for citizenship efforts

U.S. coronavirus data already disappeared after Trump administration shifted control from CDC to HHS

(NM) Democrat Ben Ray Lujan unveils 1st US Senate TV campaign ad

Push Trump Off a Cliff Again - a little stress relief

High rents make Bay Area tenants most stressed in the country

(NM) Democrat Ben Ray Lujan unveils 1st US Senate TV campaign ad

Troy Harlow has always made sure to pay his mortgage on time. Wells Fargo had other plans for him.

Florida: 13,965 new cases 156 new deaths

It's in the Bible!

Barr coming up

Every day off-the-chart and further separation from the other 4 major covid case ascending countries

Report shows 21 percent increase in LGBTQ elected officials

Report shows 21 percent increase in LGBTQ elected officials

75 Years Ago Today; Trinity pierces the pre-dawn sky in New Mexico

"Governor Kemp does not give a damn about us."

"Corn sweat" may exacerbate heat impacts in the Midwest, Plains this weekend.

The IRS Can Be Very, Very Efficient.

At the rate that Florida is filling up their hospitals with Covid patients,

Why are they actively trying to kill us? Will half a million dead cancel the election?

Teen surrenders in murder of girl, 8, shot near Rayshard Brooks' memorial site

Macy's Executives Get $9 Million in Bonuses After 3,900 Jobs Cut

Macy's Executives Get $9 Million in Bonuses After 3,900 Jobs Cut

Third of Florida Counties Have Less Than 10 ICU Beds Left Amid COVID-19 Surge

Will the masses ever learn?

Ever feel like someone's watching you 😂

Changes to triage

This needs more coverage. Tweet, Facebook, whatever you can. This needs major coverage.

Refrigerator Truck Morgues - Trump's Legacy - Unavoidable

19 Stunning Photos Of A Rare Black Panther Roaming In The Jungles Of India

Proposed Texas GOP platform plank... calling for State Electoral College system for electing...

Sarah Copper: Morning feelings (in her own voice)

Jeff Tiedrich tweet on Parscale.

Dumbo and Dumber - Sack cartoon

The Ship of State

Ancestry DNA results

Upset for Pinera as Chilean Lower House approves withdrawal from pensions

Upset for Pinera as Chilean Lower House approves withdrawal from pensions

More information on the Olympus Imaging sale.

New @FEC filing: Trump Victory paid $400,000 to Trump Hotel in Q2 alone--steering over $3 MILLION in

Sometimes you get so full of happiness that you just have to dance.

Cal Tjader was born on this date.

3259 new cases this mornibg,Thurs, on the AZ Dashboard. 58 deaths.

MSNBC's Mimi Rocah unseats Anthony Scarpino in Westchester County D.A. primary

Buddy Merrill was born on this date.

ABC News Exclusive: Mary Trump Interview with Stephanopoulos ABC News

New Podcast: Trump's Grotesque Tulsa Speech and the Cult of Trump

When two memes collide in perfect harmony.

This is an excellent thread that recaps today's argument about the Manhattan DA's subpoena.

Just a little reminder for Joe Biden and team


Barbara Stanwyck was born on this date.

6-year-old boy praised for saving sister from dog attack

Russian Cyber Espionage Group is Trying to Steal U.S. COVID-19 Vaccine Research

When Will Things Get Back to Normal? Mickey Z.

Virginia COVID-19 Daily Dashboard

The Drug Lord and His Hungry, Hungry Cocaine Hippos Mickey Z.

#NotMyChild (Latest video from Don Winslow)

ER doctor: We're running out of beds in the morgue

Here's What a White Ally Looks Like (part 2) Mickey Z.

Vatican says bishops should report sex abuse to police

What the heck is Georgia's governor doing? (CNN)

Reinventing Activism, Part 3: Borrow Something From (gasp) Corporate Culture Mickey Z.

72 NFL players tested positive for coronavirus (ESPN)

So what do you bet that the Covid-19 threat begins to decrease in a few days...

Examining and Comparing the U.S. response to AIDS and Covid-19 Mickey Z.


Need a place to put this down, maybe get reaction

Mary Trump unloads on Ivanka as one of the president's biggest enablers: 'She doesn't do anything'

Florida reports a record 156 coronavirus deaths, record 72 in Tampa Bay

Reinventing Activism, Part 4: Learn From the Cat Lady Mickey Z.


Forgotten Women: Revisiting Lizzie Jennings (100 Years Before Rosa Parks) Mickey Z.

Maryland's GOP governor: 'Why didn't Trump help my state with coronavirus testing?'

Looking for Conformity? Check Out the Far-Left Mickey Z.

Lawmakers, inspector general demand answers on Census Bureau political appointees

Island of the Undesirables: AIDS, COVID-19, Confederate Prisoners, a Million More Stories Micky Z.

Pic Of The Moment: Trump Gets His Pandemic Priorites In Order

Florida nursing homes getting hit:

Pandemic leads to national coin shortage; Federal Reserve task force created to help

Now Is the Time for 'Beginner's Mind' Mickey Z.

now that the Trumpies are changing coronavirus reports from CDC to HHS...

Democrats Add Six to Program Aiding Top Challengers in GOP Seats

Jeff Sessions is living proof that everything Trump touches dies....

Trump failed to get the message all nine justices sent in Mazars and Vance: "Not even the president

Mid-South coronavirus live updates: 466 new cases and 4 new deaths in Shelby County; more than 10,10

Live: Today, Thur July 16, FB, Time: 7pm ET Greg Palast, Noam Chomsky, Amy Goodman discuss

Confederate flag again flown over NASCAR race

"This is our wartime president today": Anderson Cooper incinerates Trump in opening monologue

From Reddit: One deals with Cuban Missile Crisis, the other sells beans during a pandemic

For my 5k post.......a little fun

Bill Stepien was ousted over Bridgegate. Now he's in charge of Trump's reelection campaign.

These States' Leaders Claim to Be 'Pro-Life.' So Why Are So Many of Their Citizens Dying of COVID-19

Trump v. Vance hearing (twitter play by play)


Schools chancellor ridicules Trump on his threats coercing schools to put risk families' lives

Young farmers and farmers of color have been shut out of federal assistance during the pandemic

Abigail Disney Says She Is "Confused" By Disney Decision To Reopen Theme Parks

Second stimulus check: 156 economists push for recurring direct payments

Meanwhile - How's The Census Data Collection Going?......

More than 2 million seek jobless aid, barely budging from prior week

"Governor Kemp does not give a damn about us," Savannah mayor says after mask decision

Lunchtime smile:

Testing Is on the Brink of Paralysis. That's Very Bad News.

This is what Mike Huckabee has been up to - creating propaganda for kids.

Target, CVS join list of retailers requiring face masks in all stores nationwide

Even if the Polls Are Really Off, Trump Is Still in Trouble

Wisconsin college distances itself from Pence campaign stop

Viola Liuzzo's family wants Hoover's name off the FBI building.

Heart covering Stairway to Heaven - fabulous!

Nicholas Kristof: We Interrupt This Gloom to Offer ... Hope

Donnie Dimwits most infantile tweet? Oh, I love this one!

The historic Methodist church on the next block

The Many Dimensions of the Chief Justice's Triumphant Term by Linda Greenhouse

Fisher-Price Introduces New Bungee Jumperoo For Thrill-Seeking Babies

Spineless DeWine has a presser today, 7/16/20 at 2pm

As this shit gets more and more ridiculous....

Mike DeWine, spineless (R-Oh) has a presser today, 7/16/20, 2pm local time.

Rupert Murdoch's son and daughter-in-law drop more than $2 million to help elect Biden and Democrats

Yankee, Go Home: Canada Has Turned Away Thousands of Americans During Pandemic

Michelle Obama to debut podcast on Spotify

Anybody visited a foreign country recently where they still allow


A photo of the man now in charge of CDC data. Shocking.

SC dog confirmed with SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19, vet says

A $5 and your name and hometown registered in a public database

SCOTUS upholds Florida poll tax

NEWS: The U.S. Supreme Court, by a 6-3 vote, today declined to make it easier for tens of thousands

Post office under attack

Blerg, Most NBC Stations Are Refusing to Air the 30 Rock Reunion

Rare ghostly particles produced inside the sun just detected under a mountain in Italy

This will touch and uplift you--and make you cry:

Cartoons 7/16/2020

Police intimidation or Free Speech? This is not far from me

Some ideas for protecting yourself from a-holes in stores

The Plot Against America: The GOP's Plan to Suppress the Vote and Sabotage the Election

Chuck Woolery takes down tweet after son gets corona virus..

Beto's Powered By People Organization Expands Scope in Texas

That time when two 10 year olds just decided to destroy Andrew Neil on national TV

State sees historic monthly drop in unemployment rate but...

U.S. retail sales jump 7.5% in June, but fresh coronavirus outbreak poses new hurdle

Saagar Enjeti: Trump, GOP, On Wrong Side Of EVERYTHING Since Coronavirus Began

FIXED: A couple weeks ago I had an update and tried to force edge on me. Continued with Chrome.

Lawsuit alleges 'vicious assault' on man by Fortney, deputies

Vanderbilt recruiting up to 1,000 for COVID-19 vaccine trial

In Alabama, Can Doug Jones Fend Off Tommy Tuberville and Trump?

Idiotic, Fox fed, senior neighbors

Bankrupt JCPenney said it would have to close about 30% of its stores. Here are all the closures

How to get masks mandated, and enforced.

The Reason They're Called "Karen"

'Putin's People' Documents the Ruthless and Relentless Reach of Kremlin Corruption (NYT Book Review)

New Scientific Studies Suggest That Covid-19 Is More Insidious Than Originally Thought To Be.....

Coronavirus data is funneled away from CDC, sparking worries

Closest Picture Ever Taken of the Sun Reveals "Campfires."

South Korean prosecutors open probe into North's Kim Yo-jong

Confirmed US virus cases rise amid new global restrictions

NY Judge in Trump's Tax Return Fight: Why Are We Still Here?

Vote him away.....on Twitter

The Problem With Trump Stripping The CDC Of COVID-19 Data Is Obvious, But Still Terrifying

Penney's closing---how much of my life has been bound up in the stores, the catalogues

'ONLY THE BEST'----Top health official violated federal contracting rules

Senator Thom Tillis Says Voters Should Back Trump Because Life Was Good Before COVID-19

South Carolina, Iowa sharing license data with Trump administration for citizenship check

Sign at Michigan shop warns masked customers of armed employees. 'Lighten up,' owner says.

Team Trump struggles to hide its indifference toward ethics laws

Holy crap - Brianna Keiler is pounding trump's Press Secy, Hogan Gidley into submission!!

Fauci says he doesn't like "to be pitted against the president"

CNBC: Covid data already disappearing from view

Thin Lizzy's later projects were pretty uneven. Drink, Drugs and disagreements

Why I call them Nazis

Fast-food workers strike, alleging inadequate coronavirus protection in the workplace

Mary Trump's book breaks record with mammoth sales

Middle Age Riot- Spoiler Alert

Gov. Asa Hutchinson Issues Statewide Mask Order

Name change process underway for Tacoma schools amid racism concerns

2020. The year that the word "Fuck!" became useful to fit any situation. n/t

About people not wearing masks & losing their.."freedom." ? SEAT BELTS?

The Daily Dread - Tracking the spread, 7/16/20

Thurston County Chamber launches mask campaign

Will Trump try to self-pardon?

Little Red Petri Dish

Betsy DeVos Stars In "The Tragic School Bus"

Seattle plays big role in coronavirus vaccine that boosted immune response

kos: Donald Trump isn't serious about being reelected

Second U study shows NO hydroxychloroquine benefit in COVID-19 fight

Edmonds community restores 'I Can't Breathe' installation after vandalism

Do you ever feel like this?

Donald Trump Jr., Jim Jordan locked out of Twitter accounts following major hack

If this is what Making America Great Again is like I want the

Research: 23andMe will provide free DNA test kits for eligible people who have been...

Pete Best FTW

Seven Bridges Road

'Deeply hurt' ex-Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale tweets out Bible verse about being persecuted

Where else can places like New York times get cv-19 data?

What's in Twitler's tax returns.

Despite Supreme Court ruling, Trump administration rejects new DACA applications

WH Press Secretary Reveals 2020 Slogan: "The science should not stand in the way of this."

Shamima Begum can return to UK to fight for citizenship, Court of Appeal rules

Shamima Begum: Home Office to fight court rule letting Isis recruit return to UK


One dealing with the Cuban Missile Crises and the other selling beans during a pandemic

I just left my doctor's office.

"The science should not stand in the way of this."

Free Speech For People Seeks to File Amicus Brief in U.S. v. Stone

You've Been Trumped Too: Donald Trump has battled to block my film's release for years. Now he has f

Ghost of Tsushima: 101 Things You Need To Know!

Thank You For Calling The White House

Game show host retweeted by Trump deletes his account after announcing his son has coronavirus

5G faces resistance on Martha's Vineyard.

Iowa drug kingpin who killed 5 people in 1993 to be executed

Covid-19 ignorance AND transphobia from Quotations restaurant in Media, PA.

The next 1-2 hours will determine whether we make it to 90 today or not. Looking iffy...

I didn't realize that Jon Huntsman lost his gubernatorial primary, did you? nt

Is it possible Kanye West entering could hurt Trump with his 10% of the black vote?

Herd the news? National Zoo welcomes 2 new bison

Special grilled cheese

morning to mid afternoon with jeff tiedrich in 5 great tweets (with bonus tweet)

When Trump passes, will his casket be draped with a confederate flag?

Arkansas to require face masks to combat coronavirus surge

Fired for Filing Police Report after Manager Made Racial Slurs and Threats

FCC approves '988' as the suicide hotline number

To paraphrase "Hawkeye" Pierce, "The instrument has yet to be invented that could measure

"The science should not stand in the way of this" schools opening completely with full classrooms

ted lieu nails it

The first mother-son duo in WNBA-NBA history

US Health Department directs CDC to add hospital data back to its website

Well here we are:

How things have changed:

Any updates on covidiot45*'s insane proposal to have the Nat'l Guard collecting hospital data

US, Canada and Mexico borders to stay closed for travelers

US, Canada and Mexico borders to stay closed for travelers

Kanye West reportedly still in the running for president

WH South Lawn event on "the weight of regulation on the economy" (I think it is slated for 5 pm)

Not My Child!

Should we call people refusing to wear a mask Typhoid Trumpys?

Donald Trump's Cologne Smelled of Jamba Juice and Strip Clubs

What % of Americans suck?

Tesla tries to assure workers there's no big virus outbreak

Tesla tries to assure workers there's no big virus outbreak

Nancy Pelosi: "I yearn for other Republican presidents"

Joe Biden Is Crushing Trump In Pennsylvania, 53%-40%

Nearly 60% of Voters Say There's Little Or No Chance They Will Vote For Trump

WH puts on nonsense show in midst of pandemic

Food Banks Have Seen Huge Spikes In Demand During The Pandemic

"The science should not stand in the way of this." Do you hear how they gaslight everything?

A fifth of Brazilian soy in Europe is result of deforestation

On C-Span now -- Trump's Remarks on Rolling Back Regulations

A fifth of Brazilian soy in Europe is result of deforestation

Washington Name Change

Watchdog report faults Medicare agency's contract management

why do talking heads & chattering class keep telling Trump how he could improve his performance?

"For any Neanderthal who has ever feared electing a female president

Trump is institutionalized

The Latino Constituency: So What's the Plan?

UK under pressure to join US sanctions on Guyana

Donald Trump, Betsy DeVos and the GOP are clueless about the tsunami that is going to hit them

Top health official violated federal contracting rules, HHS inspector general finds

Coronavirus Data Already Disappears from CDC Website

The New Norm

I'm still in raccoon mode....

Can Biden Capitalize on Goya CEO's "love for Trump"?

Colorado governor issues statewide mask order as COVID-19 cases rise

Game Show Host Announces Son Tested Positive

shitshow is LIVE on CSpan re Federal Deregulation

Spurred by Gov. Greg Abbott's coronavirus handling, Democratic strategists launch PAC to defeat him

Colorado governor orders statewide mask mandate

Whew! Just finished meeting with the first roofing guy

Trump administration restores some COVID-19 hospitalization data to CDC website

Put me down as another teacher retiring because of COVID-19

Top health official violated federal contracting rules, HHS inspector general finds

The book I'm really waiting for..... The DSM-6: The Trump Administration Edition.

20,000 People Attend NASCAR Race

75 years ago today, the Trinity Test takes place in New Mexico

The coronavirus pandemic could lead to Social Security cuts happening sooner than you think

NO. You are not a king.

Has anyone had experience with a solar battery?

Disaster For Trump As Judge Speeds Up NY Case For His Tax Returns

Top House Republican threatens to cut funding to states, cities that don't protect statues

Top House Republican threatens to cut funding to states, cities that don't protect statues

This is funny and sad - tRump is the symptom - these ignorant FUGGS are the disease.

USA Today admits Navarro lied in his editorial on Dr. Fauci.

Per CNN 138,000+ desd, 3.5 million infected

Remember this. At the appointed hour, even if the election results are delayed in recounts or whatev

Food for Thought

When someone repeatedly takes actions that are certain to kill members of your community,

A Black social worker is suing American Airlines...

who is making money on American deaths?

Nearly One-Third Of Florida Children Tested For COVID-19 Test Positive

The All New Mrs America

Texas nursing home COVID-19 cases jump 60 percent since July 1

What's for Dinner, Thurs., July 16, 2020

Remember, George Bush was behind Michael Dukakis by 17 points in one poll in July of 1988.

Sometimes I just wanna rock it 70s style. Please welcome Styx!

Gov. Tom Wolf (PA) yanks virus funding from rebellious county

Seems the surest way to get COVID

Florida Emergency Operations Center closed till Monday after 12 workers contract coronavirus

16 Miami Cops have covid-19 and well over 115 are self-quarantined other staff

I love this so hard. 😭

The Effect of Pressure on Enhancing Covalent Bonding in Curium Complexes.

Will public swimming pools be a thing of the past?

Promising treatment for Covid-19?

Trump Campaign Legal Adviser Appears on Kremlin-Backed TV

Ran across this bit of utter stupidity today!

Gallup: Party preference swings dramatically in favor of Democrats

Dogs and Cats for Biden 2020

No, this is not an Olive Garden joke.

Texas Democratic Party is getting snarky-makes endorsement for TX GOP party chair

Oregon Governor Brown on Federal officers patrolling Portland

Nasty stuff hitting the news about Washington Redskins.

Grocery store worker reportedly used pepper spray on customer who refused to wear mask, became confr

Josh Marshall tweet:

And with his post he proves the study's findings.

Ron Johnson and Scott Walker make me sick

Charles Booker's Movement To Paint Kentucky Blue Is Only Just Beginning

**Don Winslow's powerful new ad** trending: "Not my Child"

CDC extends cruise ship 'no-sail' order through September

Gowdy worked with Giuliani on legal matter ahead of impeachment proceedings, new documents show

From dream job to nightmare

President Resolute Toy Provides Leadership in Time of Crisis! (NOT REAL)

Is it possible that he's never showered before?

Theses are face shield that teachers might want to check out.

His narcissism aside, "in the end he's just a scared little boy."

Trudeau vs. trump

Trump pigeon toed?

Remember this Ohio meme from last summer ....

Mandatory Mask Use Could Have Saved 40,000 Lives, Study Says

Republicans for the Rule of Law

Spock is never wrong.

US executes 2nd man in a week; lawyers said he had dementia

#COVID19 data decision reversed, data will be restored to @CDCgov

Customer angry about masks and Democrats in viral video is from Thomasville, Newsweek reports

OK, I vote the media stops showing the Cotton Tipped Stick up the nose!

Kemp sues Bottoms for not allowing spread

15 female Redskins employees allege sexual harassment while with team

DUer running for State Senate NM pictured with my US Congresswoman Xochitl Torres Small

Black editor of Vogue, British fashion magazine, racially profiled as he tried to enter the building

Trumpholes can try to hide the death toll.

US farmers' beef with Burger King over cow fart ad

It has probably been posted before but heads up Marry Trump will

Another Day, another friend with COVID, 4th one this week

Trump Plays With Trucks In WH Lawn Shitshow

Trump's father going Full Trump on February 20, 1939

Supreme Court temporarily blocks felons from voting in Florida

Puerto Rico rolls back openings amid spike in COVID-19 cases

Any other western NYers here under storm warnings

Mary Trump's book breaks record with mammoth sales

Excellent article on TikTok, China, and liberalism from a mostly non-technical vantage

Grandma, what tiny hands you have...

Anyone here love Harry & Tonto?

Trump demands payroll tax cut in next Covid relief bill

Democrats, unions redouble push to move NLRB elections online

UNC Will Finally Consider Renaming Buildings Honoring Racists--Sort Of.

Why isn't anyone discussing Trump's numerous attempts to defund police?

Trump and Fauci speak but Trump's attention remains elsewhere

It's all Trump ads all the time during local news here in Atlanta.

Just saw my first Joe Biden commercial in Wisconsin!

Attorney general taps another Justice Department insider for top prosecutor job

Scaramucci Says He Wants to See Trump 'Humiliated'

Georgia governor sues Atlanta mayor over city's mask mandate

Southern Poverty Law Center Adds Stephen Miller to Its List of Extremists

15 female employees of Washington NFL team say they were sexually harassed

Good news for Jeopardy Lovers: Alex Trebek Gives Update on Pancreatic Cancer "I'm doing well"

Navy says fire has been put out aboard USS Bonhomme Richard in San Diego

Pompeo says US should limit which human rights it defends

Posted by a teacher on facebook:

UNC student starts petition to cancel in-person classes

Hydroxychloroquine studies show drug is not effective for early treatment of mild covid-19

Mary Trump Accuses President Trump of Using N-Word, Anti-Semitic Slurs

Top HHS official says closing indoor bars and wearing masks will 'shut down' coronavirus outbreaks

Tulsa Drummer Jamie Oldaker Passes Away at 68 ...

White House: 'The science should not stand in the way' of reopening schools

Dallas County (Texas) Orders All School Districts Must be Online Only Through September 7

Restaurant reopening reversals are a disaster for farmers

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Friday, 17 July 2020

Mask denial.... it's gonna kill a lot of Americans....

"Not My Child" another great ad from Don Winslow:

A member of our school board celebrates the death of George Floyd-Wisconsin

I think we will see some crazy s-- next week when Walmart,

How a Struggling Company Won $1.6 Billion to Make a Coronavirus Vaccine

What the explosion in viral 'Karen' videos and public meltdowns tells us about entitlement

No new emojis in 2021 thanks to coronavirus

Karens Gone Wild: COVID-19 Edition!

Animals Use Social Distancing to Avoid Disease

Today's Day Lily:

Legendary Foreign Correspondent Chris Dickey Dies in Paris

Kevin McCarthy tries to appear manly

VIDEO: Bighorn Fire debris floods Canada del Oro Wash

I cannot believe the stupidity and hatefulness of GOP governor of Georgia!!!!!

Ever wonder what Kayleigh McEnany is looking at when she's flipping through her briefing notes?

Clown Governor Duzey of AZ passed along

Latest Doggie painting

Diaspora of American Traitors - Exporting American White Supremacy

Trump Claims His Major First Term Accomplishment Is Dishwashers Have More Water

Dr. Fauci today speaking at the Stanford University School of Medicine. Ahhhhhh, Science!

Trump Won't Go To War Against China, But He Might Go To War Against America

This article aged well

My initial reaction to Abbot's saying "just wear a mask"

USA Today, facing backlash, says Navarro opinion piece attacking Fauci does not meet its standards

USA Today, facing backlash, says Navarro opinion piece attacking Fauci does not meet its standards

Driver yells at Black Lives Matter mural bystanders, then returns with gun, CA cops say

The man who doesn't believe in science, but.....

Great quote from To Kill a Mockingbird

Yes, Biden Has A Big Lead, But It's Probably Not 15 Points (

After leaving Charlotte, Republicans now scaling back plans for a full RNC in Florida

This ad from the Republican Voters against Trump is a doozy!