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Archives: September 8, 2021

John Heilemann: 'Nothing Will Stop GOP From Restricting Voting Rights' - Deadline - MSNBC

Superhuman Immunity To Covid-19 In Some Individuals, New Studies Find Evidence: NPR

grilled or pan fried?

"They said they were vitamins": Inmates in Arkansas jail say they were unknowingly given ivermectin

Florida Man Steals Pickup Truck, Crashes, Pretends To Grill On Stranger's Porch

TCM Schedule for Thursday, September 9, 2021 -- The Greatest Stories Ever Rolled

TCM Schedule for Friday, September 10, 2021 -- Movie Cults

TCM Schedule for Saturday, September 11, 2021 -- Let's Play Guess the Theme!

Abbott Considering Other Measures to Prevent People from Ever Setting Foot in Texas

Man in hospital many months due to Covid served papers, hospital wants to appoint guardian

I think we need a national vaccine passport based on the Texas abortion law

The Texas Whistleblower Abortion Site Is Having Some Problems

Puget Sound region emerging as a satellite capital amid shift to mass production

Does Congress resume tomorrow or Thursday?

More Lipstick on the Gas Pig: Dry Reforming Methane with "Solar" Thermal Energy.

A message many of us are not ready to accept:

Does anyone think...

Vaccine verification policy in the works for some King County businesses

Meet Emma Raducanu, the British Teen Taking Tennis By Storm

School board Karen accuses board member's husband as being "former Antifa" (FL)

See How Texas' New Anti-Voting Law Hinges On Trump's 'Big Lie' - The Beat - MSNBC

Abbott said Texas will 'eliminate all rapists from the streets' so women don't have to worry about

J. S. Bach - Partita in C moll BWV 997. Evangelina Mascardi, Liuto barrocco

Good news on TCM Saturday:

A new wording for the ballot to remove the police department

1 in 3 Americans Impacted by Extreme Weather, White House Says

Cops Charge Zip-Tie Guys Who Ambushed School Principal Over COVID Rules

What You Need to Know About a Potential "COVID Pill"

Georgia Prosecutor Ramps Up Criminal Probe Into Trump Election Meddling - The Beat - MSNBC

Moderna COVID vaccine may give you more antibodies. What this does and doesn't mean

Mandatory Tuesday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread!

Kids in the 1960's predict what the year 2000 will be like

Guess how Trump is commemorating the 20th anniversary of 9/11?

Last Week In The Republican Party...

Anti Vax Radio Host - Sack Cartoon

If you've ever wondered ...

Allowing China a Dominant Role in Afghanistan's Future

*Laurence Tribe may have the answer, to TX abortion ban;

Joyce Vance Breaks Down The 'Evil Genius' Behind The Texas Abortion Ban - Deadline - MSNBC

The number of US Senate seats the Democrats will definitely have after 2022 is 52

Post a line from a song & see if anyone knows the song without using Google - Part 28

Kansas data doesn't reflect reality as COVID-19 rips through schools

Texas Gov. Abbott defends new abortion law, vows to 'eliminate all rapists'

As an elderly Jewish lady walks home from her job in the garment district a flasher jumps in front

Closure we didn't know we needed

ACLU, public defenders urge White House to shut down violent private corrections facility in Kansas

Just watched a Larry Elder ad for governor

What is the most AVERAGE movie of all time? A solid 5 on a 0 to 10 scale?

Lawsuit: GOP donor offered money to hush girl he trafficked

Neither Congress or any state legislatures tell car owners how often they must change their oil or

How about a $10,000 bounty for reporting rapists

"A perfect example of selfish unvaccinated scumbags.....absolutely shameless"

Conservative neighbor reported me as an "Antifa bomb maker"

The GOP's delusion-fueled election 'audits' spell trouble for 2024

Mayim Bialik Will Do The First 3 Weeks Of Jeopardy

Britney Spears' father files to end court conservatorship

Pigeon showing off!

Oh Snap!

Conspiracy-pushing COVID skeptic and Florida councilman Fred Lowry hospitalized with COVID: report

Noem Restricts Abortion with Executive Order

Manchin Wants $2 Trillion Cut from Reconciliation Bill

GOP Not Conducting Own Jan. 6 Investigation Despite Kevin McCarthy's Vow - All In - MSNBC

Post a song for the anti-masker anti-vaxxer gang

Fox Host Claims 'Only Thing' That Will Save Newsom Is 'Voter Fraud'

Brilliant 3-D Trompe l'oile art. I love this:

88 Tactical, Militarized Police, and a Looming Coup in Brazil

88 Tactical, Militarized Police, and a Looming Coup in Brazil

Jason Isbell thread. The more I listen to him the more I'm moving him up my list

Texas health workers face online harassment

7.0 earthquake about 7 miles outside Acapulco tonight

Harry Connick and Branford Marsalis.

'People Get Ready' - The Impressions

...Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Foreign Interference in...Elections

Hong Kong: police arrest senior members of group that organised Tiananmen vigils

US Senate seats that the Democrats are gonna win in 2022 in order to remain in the majority.

Some Nebraska parents say teachers overstepped authority by asking kids pronouns

Matthew Dowd: This is how Democrats beat a sagging Texas Governor Greg Abbott & failed Republicans

Rep. Neguse Reacts To Redistricting Map That Would Put Boebert Against Him In 2022 - All In - MSNBC

An Ohio Judge Reverses An Earlier Order Forcing A Hospital To Administer Ivermectin

score one for Lincoln Project

A consertive person I know asked me if I had planned for a disruption in services and stocked food

Here's Why Courts Should Strike Down Texas Abortion Law Violating Women's Constitutional Rights

Eric Prince Afghanistan Chartered Flights

Dr. Fauci: People Want To Say We're Done With COVID. But COVID's Not Done With Us - The ReidOut

DisneyCars vs MarioKart - Treadmill Racing

Tonight's Frontline -- America After 9/11 -- is well worth the watch

Send this link to your anti vax family

Lindsey Graham STUNS Journalist With Prediction - Rebel HQ

Fistfights broke out tonight after the Pleasant Hill, MO School Board voted for mask mandate

Good Night DU MA. It's my bed time. This is my lullaby tonight

Need help to catch major ID thieves and get Google to close a gmail account used to steal my money

Man Goes On Racist Tirade Against Shang-Chi Moviegoer - The Damage Report

Mask Mandate Clashes Show GOP Is Now A Party Of Grievance McCaskill Says - The ReidOut - MSNBC

Texas Governor makes humiliating misstep at press conference over abortion ban - Brian Tyler Cohen

Homeland Security chief says there are no credible threats ahead of 9/11 anniversary

Stoicism: Become Undefeatable

Jim Jordan gets a badly needed fact-check after claiming that 'vaccine mandates are un-American'

A.B. Stoddard on MSNBC just drove me off.

US Senate seats that the Democrats will win in 2022 in order to stay in the majority.

The final good-bye, finally.

Mexico City: Mexico's Journalists Speak Truth To Power, And Lose Their Lives For It

Cape Verde's top court approves Maduro envoy's extradition to U.S.

Kevin McCarthy Becomes A Target In January 6th Probe - Ring of Fire

Dems Flip R+5 District in New Hampshire

'Disgusting': Ocasio-Cortez reacts to Abbott's comments on rape victims (CNN)

CJNG Destroy Camp Of CU Hitmen & The CU Extorting Families, Michoacan

Marjorie Taylor Greene Says Horse Dewormer Poisonings Are Fake News - Ring of Fire

Covid Risk - The West

Tweet on Conservative promise they had to make this election:

Dr. Blackstock: Return To School 'Almost Feels Like A Human Experiment' - The Last Word - MSNBC

'So you have no intent to go hunt liberals?'

So, is abutt (TX) experiencing covid fog, or other covid-related cognitive issues, or

*All the President's Men, SMAXHD

O'Toole is such a Conservative tool.

My niece's cat exchange, or why I hate Republican dog owners

TX Dem. Rep. On 'Frightening' Texas Abortion Ban - The Last Word - MSNBC

Went to see Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings tonight.

Texas Gov. Abbott Signs Restrictive Voting Bill Into Law - The 11th Hour - MSNBC

9/11, Trump will host Holyfield vs Belfort boxing match/Florida's Seminole Casino

Let's Talk School and Covid

Some animals are evolving new body shapes as the climate changes

2 year old juvenile osprey pics worth sharing, I think!

Anyone here have a 3D printer?

The Covid Conversation Is Changing

How many tried to watch Frontline about America 20 years after 9-11 & just couldn't? Edit Wednesday

Jimmy Kimmel is BACK and Very Much ALIVE

South Dakota governor issues order restricting abortion medications


Meet the Texas teen who helped sabotage an anti-abortion tip line

Nebraska nurses exhausted and frustrated with unvaccinated COVID patients

Occupy Democrats-Texas Governor Greg Abbott has blood on his hands!

Occupy Democrats-Texas Governor Greg Abbott has blood on his hands!

Occupy Democrats-Texas Governor Greg Abbott has blood on his hands!

Biden: Climate Change Is An "Existential Threat" - The 11th Hour - MSNBC

President Biden approves Nebraska disaster declaration for July windstorm

Five, count 'em, 5 Sonatas by Handel

A few questions re Texas law ...

Biden On Need For Disaster Relief, Infrastructure Investment After Hurricane Ida The Last Word MSNBC

The New New Deal? John Nichols, The Nation

Succulent Flower

Utah attorney sues Nebraska state epidemiologist in public-records fight over COVID testing

GOP Not Conducting Own Jan. 6 Investigation Despite Kevin McCarthy's Vow

Ernie Chambers Files Complaint Against Judge for Denying Married Same-Sex Couple the Right to Adopt

Schools become political 'battlefield' in culture wars Trump cultivated

Miami Herald Takes DeSantis to Task Over Covid Vaccine Comments https://

One Week Before California Recall Election Day, Turnout Numbers Strong

Mexico Supreme Court Strikes Down Abortion Ban In Contrast With Texas - Rachel Maddow - MSNBC

Tweet of the early morning:

How One Bar's Liquor License Case Could Bring Down The New Texas Abortion Ban - Rachel Maddow MSNBC

Reflecting on an iconic Afghan war photo

Passage Of New Voting Restrictions In Texas Prompts Immediate Voting Rights Lawsuit - Rachel Maddow

Lancaster County to pay employees who get vaccinated

New Grand Jury Activity In Trump Org Case Is Reminder That Investigations Are Ongoing- Rachel Maddow

Redistricting committee chair hints at congressional maps splitting Douglas County

'Blatant' Oregon shoplifters walk out of Lowes with $2000 worth of electrical equipment

Stephen Colbert - Season Premiere - Monologue and Opening - 9/7/21

Breakfast Wednesday 8 September 2021

Madonna released her song 'Holiday' 38 years ago today, September 7, 1983

Another abortion bill awaits Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's signature. Abortion rights advocates say it's

Baby Clydesdale steals the show during moms performance!

Late A&M professor's gun sold at auction for $6 million (gun used to kill Billy the Kid)

Stephen Colbert: Guests Steve Martin, Martin Short and Selena Gomez

Looking Back On 10 Years Since Bastrop Fire, And What Central Texas Is Doing To Mitigate Future

Texas Gov's face at signing of voter suppression bill

Orrin Heatlie, early leader of Newsom recall movement, has contracted COVID-19

Texas Workers Are Dying In The Summer Heat, And Companies Aren't Being Held Accountable

Horse pills are still the conversation of the week!

Pink Floyd - On the Turning Away - Momentary Lapse of Reason Tour August 1988

Fire Chief's 'Shocking' COVID Death Devastates Florida Community

7.0-magnitude earthquake strikes in Mexico near Acapulco; 1 reported dead

Mary Trump on How Republicans Turn FEAR into ANGER to CAUSE CHAOS!! BRILLIANT BREAKDOWN!!!

Pink Floyd - The Great Gig In The Sky

Rioter Pleads Guilty To Assaulting Capitol Police Officer

Happy 80th Birthday, Bernie Sanders!!!!

Anti-Vax Cultist Activist Is Likely Sick With Something

Feds ask MTG to account for over $3.5 million of Unitemized deductions.

Proud Boys Leader Enrique Tarrio Says He's a Free Speech Martyr Before Heading to Jail

Performative Sorrow 101

Rhino gets loose in behind-the-scenes area at Omaha's zoo

A peaceful moment for you today

Video: VA Dem Ticket Warns of "Glenn Youngkin and Republicans' Plans to Bring Texas-Style Abortion

Trump's Plot to Steal Arizona Was Even Wilder Than We Thought

Wednesday TOONs - Texas Choice

How dinosaurs really went extinct

Biden's Schedule for Wednesday, September 8, 2021

China Weighing Occupation of Former U.S. Air Base at Bagram: Sources

Well, well the US didn't support Obama with his push for the TPP. Now China

Will the Covid-19 ever go away?

🎂 Happy Birthday Bernie Sanders 🎉

US Senate seats that the Democrats will win in 2022 by a safe to slight margin.

Pregnancy Math

On this day, September 8, 1932, Patsy Cline was born.

Never trust a atom , they makeup everything

On this day, September 8, 1994, USAir Flight 427 crashed on approach to Pittsburgh.

Blue Mesa Reservoir (CO) Set To Fall To 23% Of Capacity; Emergency Releases Shut Down Marinas

I'm not sure that's a good idea for you and your kin...

Despite Cool Summer, Snowmelt In The Urals Completely Exposes The Igan Glacier

Warmest Winter On Record For New Zealand; 1.3C Above Historic Averages From 1909

When you give the Taliban the opportunity for downward comparison you know you have gone too far...

Heard a new "It's all Biden's fault" meme yesterday.

On this day, September 8, 1897, Jimmie Rodgers was born.


WATCH LIVE: As the removal of the Robert E. Lee monument in Richmond takes place

Massive dead alligator found hanging from dumpster shocks New Orleans residents

Texas won't tolerate Rapists anymore. Nope, rape is against the law. That gig is up now in Texas

An Iowa teacher was placed on leave after sharing he is bisexual. His students staged a walkout.

Never forget how Bush ignored, dismissed, downplayed multiple warnings of an Al Qaeda attack

Alecia Beth Moore aka Pink has a birthday today.

California's Recall Option needs to be amended

The Other Afghan Women: Endless killing turned women against occupiers who claimed to "help"

Self-Harm Is Exploding In New York City Jails, Internal Numbers Show

Scoop: Manchin backs as little as $1 trillion of Biden's $3.5 trillion plan

Comic Book Reviews for This Week: 9/8/2021

Comics Should Be Cheap (9/8/21)

This Month in Comics: August 2021

The Webcomics Weekly #153: Three Years Strong (9/7/2021 Edition)

Live: Removing the Robert E. Lee monument in Richmond

The Rundown: September 8, 2021

FL Police Chief: Covid kills more cops than violence against police

The current Colace TV ads with their "cutesy" descriptions of difficult bowel movements are's Lee Monument live stream caption NAILS IT!

How a 13-year-old girl is challenging a 'sexist,' 'racist,' 'classist' school dress code

About three weeks ago I ordered a book online titled "How To Scam People On The Internet".

Look out, Communist China might be drifting toward communism

The nomad guide who decodes the Sahara's secrets

Gwenllian goes after a prism 'Pixie Light'

Eric Boehlert: Sorry Chuck Todd, America is not hopelessly "divided" over Covid

This Is The Most Resilient Pittie In The World

Military threatened by Red States

a glimpse of the Republiban paradise

Bad moon rising lyrics

Guy who demanded quack medicine has died...

Workers remove Richmond's iconic statue of Robert E. Lee

Squeaky the Mighty Hunter captures his prey

Evangelical Pastors Are Secretly Spreading the Gospel of QAnon on YouTube

Sad! - The Lincoln Project

Is anything being done about Kevin McCarthy's threats? I'm serious.

POLL QUESTION: Do you recycle?

"The employee shortage is so bad ..."

If 2022 is to be a Republican wave election year, Republicans will not gain any US Senate seats.

See why our COVID disaster's caused by our greedy, immoral economic system & bought politicians

Joe Manchin's Symphony of Disingenuousness

An Iowa teacher was placed on leave after sharing he is bisexual. His students staged a walkout.

Governor Abbott in Texas, Along With Right-Wing Texans

New Hampshire Democrat wins GOP-held state House seat

Missouri teacher resigns after school district tells him to remove pride flag, not discuss sexuality

Texas Just Reminded Every Woman What Can Happen If They Don't Vote

Texas Abortion Law Could Cost Companies Millions as Others Cut Ties

breaking . 7.1 eq hits Acapulco, Mexico City.

They wanted a fascist demagogue all along

School policing falls hardest on Black students and those with disabilities, study shows

From July 2021: Billions of Gallons of Water Are Being Stolen in California

Equatorial Guinea's vice president is also the son of the 42-year incumbent president.

Redistricting is starting in North Carolina. Here's how you can get involved

Manhattan's narrowest townhouse for sale for $5 million.

Albuquerque woman calls 911 three times, says no one answered

LIVE: Speaker Pelosi holds weekly news briefing

Cat Tries Corn on the Cob and Really Digs It

RFK wife Ethel Kennedy says assassin shouldn't be released

Albuquerque woman calls 911 three times, says no one answered

So, I hear George Bush II is going to give a 9/11 speech. How much for the tickets?

***BREAKING NEW YOU GOV CA RECALL POLL*** 56% of Likely Voters Oppose Republican Recall

New Mexico State Fair trains workers to check vaccine cards

Love You Too

So just got the news nobody wants.

In Texas, COVID Hospitalization Rate Is 185x Higher for Unvaccinated People.

Ida left behind a water crisis in the Gulf

Pic Of The Moment: Pssst, Greg... You Missed One

"I have been deeply frustrated even furious, at our government's delay & inaction"

TX Freedumbs: 51,000 student COVID cases in the state so far since they started tracking on Aug. 13

Hell of a night vomiting etc....My Walmart had bad freezers I suspect food poisoning

Speaker Pelosi: 'Debt ceiling increase is to pay off the $7 trillion in debt Trump ran up'

These charts show that COVID-19 vaccines are doing their job

The Era of Personal Responsibility doesn't seem to be working well for Republicans.

How Democrats will do in the 2024 and 2026 US Senate Election.

BLS Report: July job openings increase to series high; hires and total separations little changed

Manchin and Sinema may be scared of President Joe's Bipartisan push on Infrastructure

Inside Katharine Hepburn's Old Saybrook, CT home.

Coming through....

LIVE 11:20 AM: Biden and Labor Secretary Walsh honor labor unions

Trump set to back attorney in primary challenge to Cheney

Jared Yates Sexton: The End of the End of History

Naked woman, 28, drives golf cart into Florida standoff scene with armed suspect

Why Jim Jordan should avoid fights over what's 'un-American'

Minimum wage-would be $26 an hour if it had grown in line with productivity

Good Day DU (September 8, 2021)

The top 1 percent are evading $163 billion a year in taxes, the Treasury finds.

Another record for US job openings; 10.9 million in July

Feds Ask Marjorie Taylor Greene to Account for Over $3.5M of Unitemized Donations

Tara Dublin: My Day in MAGAVille

Anyone see this whackadoo with fake FBI badges?

Great thread on nihilism / existentialism from twitter

Whatever happened to Kevin McCarthy's Jan. 6 investigation?

WHO: COVID-19 is here to stay

Sedition Caucus sends letters to telecoms targeting Democratic representatives

2222 new cases on the AZ Dashboard today, Wed.; 26 deaths

5 major Swedish bedroom trends in the fall of 2021

Whoopi Goldberg preaching the word in this segment on abortion.

Former Senator Adlai Stevenson III of Illinois dies

Texas school districts mask up following covid deaths of two middle school teachers

Between GA and NH, which US Senate seat is likely to keep the Democrats in the majority in 2022.

Strong Acapulco quake aftershocks unnerve Mexican resort's residents

U.S. House panel sets debate on its portion of $3.5 trillion bill

French police arrest suspects in multimillion-dollar jewelry heist after Paris car chase

State troopers accused of making fake vaccination cards resign after colleagues turn them in

Joe Manchin's Approval Rating Drops as Senator Rebuffs Infrastructure Bill

Fox News is getting people killed, but you knew that

10-Year-Old Girl Has A Higher IQ Than Einstein and Hawking

WHO chief urges halt to booster shots for rest of the year

Anti-Vaxxer Bingo

First COVID-19 test for the day: Positive. God help us...

Alexandria: DASH bus prepares to roll out new routes, eliminate fares

seems the appeal of this ivermectin stuff is anti-vaxxers were told it tastes like trumps ass

Why Gym Jordan should avoid fights over what's 'un-American'

What is the Nipah virus and why is it more deadly than COVID?

Why don't we ("libs", progressives) own the Rs?

Dad threatened by anti-mask crowd says son has Covid-19 (CNN)

MSNBC Guest Suggests Some Republicans Were in on Capitol Riot: 'They Were Doing the Thing!'


re: Afghan refugees--This will warm your heart:

Middle-aged cockatoo doesn't know how to fly. This woman wants to change that.

It's Time for Congress to Address Election Subversion Opinion

This is how kittehs get a reputation for aloofness:

SAW an interview with Paul McCartney , said this was his favorite song his guilty pleasure

Stories from CNN about children and Covid.

Man Who Stormed U.S. Capitol in 'CNN Fake News' Cap Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Police on Jan. 6

Varsity Blues: First parents stand trial in college admissions bribery scandal

There Were No Patriots in the January 6 Insurrection

Did the Russians rescue Afgans who helped them when Russia was driven out of Afganistan?

Interesting big picture history twitter thread

Southern Resident orcas spotted swimming in Puget Sound near Kingston

"The North can't afford to have the mouth of the Mississippi in a foreign country."

Renton-based debt collector to pay more than $1.6M for deceptive letters

11 more Thurston residents die of COVID-19, 693 more cases reported in the past week

**Breaking** Effective Immediately FL must stop enforcing ban on masking mandates: new ruling

Just a thought. The way Republicans are handling Covid, it doesn't appear that they believe

Action Plan: Contact Burr on Infrastructure Bill, Hat tip to Tommymac!

Whoops: AP football poll voter appears to mix up Arizona State, Arizona

Officials: Health care rationing could spread across Idaho

I think we can all empathize with this young student.

Schumer rejects Manchin's 'strategic pause' on $3.5T megabill


Majority of fossil fuels must stay in the ground to limit warming below critical threshold

"If pregnancy is god's will then so is impotence"

The strangers who fell in love when 9/11 diverted their flight

President Biden Names Seventh Round of Judicial Nominees

So when do we engage in the war being waged against us?

Powerful poem by Gina Puorro!

Two Girls Found a Dog Who Was Nursing Puppies - So They Kept Coming Back Every Day

Smarter than the average Republican!

Bitcoin crashes on first day as El Salvador's legal tender

Bitcoin crashes on first day as El Salvador's legal tender

DU4 Update -- Latest Videos

Being arrested for something you didn't do.

AOC on Texas governor's 'disgusting' abortion remarks: 'He is not familiar with a female body'

Today's guest host on 'The View' -- Mia Love (R)

Yet another GOP corruption case building in North Carolina: Virginia Foxx's secret cannabis stocks

Roll Over Beethoven - Electric Light Orchestra

U S Open tennis this year has just been nuts, it's the take over of the young ones......

Anti-Vaxxers Learn Truth The Hard Way - Rebel HQ

Public returns to school board for more mask debate

TCM 'tonight:'

Public returns to school board for more mask debate

NASA will finally launch the James Webb Space Telescope on December 18th

The 'Mastermind' Behind the Draconian 'Heartbeat Bill' Banning Abortion as Early as 6 Weeks

Macy's Iconic Thanksgiving Parade Will Return This Year With Live Spectators

Is this what "leaders" with low self esteem do?

Carl Bean, singer of LGBT pride anthem I Was Born This Way, dies aged 77

Judge: Florida can't enforce ban on school mask mandates

Cartoons 9/8/2021

Revealed: LAPD officers told to collect social media data on every civilian they stop

Evacuated again. **UPDATE on the kitties**


Bulldog Bounces on Trampoline

Between NH and WI, Which US Senate Race in 2022 are Democrats best chance of winning?

This is what is happening today at a Michigan school:

TX group asking for teachers to submit tips regarding "critical race theory" and "predatory gender f

Bill Gates' investment firm to take control of Four Seasons in $2.21 bln deal

State workers get incentive to comply with vaccine mandate

Why can't we have a national vaccine mandate?

Why Do More Species Live Near the Equator?

Quite the group. Diversity limited to those with toothpicks and those without.

Trudeau hit by gravel, says it won't stop how he campaigns

Oak Harbor school board disrupted a 2nd time by anti-maskers

Oath Keeper Snitched on Himself to FBI Agent During Tattoo Session, Docs Say

The top 1 percent are evading $163 billion a year in taxes, the Treasury finds.

From The BBC: Afghanistan: The pledge binding al-Qaeda to the Taliban

We just surpassed last winter's coronavirus infection rate

Hospitals in crisis in least vaccinated state: Mississippi

Alaska seeks out-of-state medical personnel amid virus surge

Texas Congressional Candidate Jessica Cisneros Isn't Done Fighting for Abortion Rights


Arizona: Pima County OKs insurance penalty for unvaccinated employees

US photographer Berenice Abbott, Pennsylvania Station, New York, 1936 #WomensArt

Tom Brady had COVID after Bucs' Super Bowl parade

Oklahoma governor removes only physicians from medical board

Scientist from Seattle based Fred Hutch Med. Center on the topic of Covid evolution/immunity

Misogynistic dickwad feeling empowered

TFG Sidelines Rivals, Keeps Cash by Playing Coy on 2024

Biden admin. tells Kellyanne Conway, Sean Spicer, H.R. McMaster to resign from military boards

Yellen: U.S. on track to default on national debt in October

Biden administration tells ex-Trump officials to resign from military academy advisory boards or be

Mattress recommendation

20 years after 9/11 attacks, just half call US more secure: POLL

Garret Clayton Marries Longtime Partner Blake Knight

In NYC after Ida, Biden calls climate 'everybody's crisis'

Biden is appointing judges faster than Trump, and most everyone else--for now

What's getting obscured in the ivermectin debate

Ted Cruz to millions of Americans who lost their unemployment benefits on Labor Day, "get a job"

The James Webb telescope has a bona fide launch date

COVID, vaccine misinformation spread by hundreds of websites, analysis finds

reddit bans abortion bounty hunter subreddit

'They're going to hang you.' Woman berates pro-mask judge at Texas grocery store

3 state troopers in Vermont resign after allegedly making fake Covid vaccination cards

Sanders: Every powerful special interest and their lobbyists are flooding Capitol Hill...

This Land Is Your Land - Arlo Guthrie, Pete Seeger & Family

Kansas AG aides attended 'war games' summit where group planned response to Biden win

Cool cat run

CEO voiced support for Texas's controversial abortion law. One day later he was out

On this day, September 8, 1944, a V-2 rocket came down in London for the first time.

Biden administration plans tougher action to rein in meat prices

Trump Appears to Be Making Stuff Up About 9/11. Again.

Ron DeSantis Forgets Recordings Exist As He Gets Busted In Ridiculous Lie

Cover of the September 8, 1975, issue of Time magazine:

We Need A Law That Allows Anyone To Sue Anyone That Helped Anyone Buy A Gun That Shot Anyone

Freight Train - Elizabeth Cotton

Woman Who Invented McDonald's Happy Meal Dies at 87

Steve Bannon's Chinese partner behind a biowarfare/propaganda campaign sickening Americans.

interesting poll in NYT Op Ed section "Quiz: If America Had Six Parties, Which Would You Belong To?"

Just one Afghan refugee at Fort McCoy has refused the coronavirus vaccine.

Texas online abortion snitch sites are being trashed by

PELOSI:"People say, 'Oh, you just want to spend money' No! We're paying the Trump credit card...

Kevin McCarthy Literally Threatens Truth-Tellers - Rebel HQ

Pretentious hypocrisy: The veritable hallmark of Republicans.

PSAKI shreds Abbott

Special interests & lobbyists UNITED AGAINST our reconciliation bill.

Trump's Makeup

Porcupine Tree - Time Flies

Stand By Your Man - Tammy Wynette

White House holds news briefing

As if there weren't enough reasons to despise Abbott,

New Grand Jury Activity In Trump Org Case Is Reminder That Investigations Are Ongoing

Right "Libertarians" Are Just Fascists

FBI releasing New video of suspect placing bombs at DNC and Republican headquarters

Abbott Considering Other Measures to Prevent People from Ever Setting Foot in Texas

Greg Abbott isn't ignorant -- he is a liar, and the difference matters

Should they be called "abortion catchers" to equate them with slave catchers? The image I get

Staffers from AG offices on 30 states attended "war games" summit

How many pixels is enough? It depends . . .

Jill Biden heads back to classroom as a working first lady

Trump, without evidence, already claiming Gavin Newsom recall election is 'rigged'

Is DOJ hamstrung? I'm not sure under Garland's leadership that accountability and prosecution

Helmet-headed Cambrian sea monster sucked up prey like a Roomba

1st sign of elusive 'triangle singularity' shows particles swapping identities in mid-flight

Mr. or Ms right wing screamer: please have a seat, take a deep breath, turn off your cell

Sovereign Citizen Pauline Bauer just submitted a 114-page motion to dismiss her charges. (1/6)

Will the Circle Be Unbroken - June Carter, Johnny Cash & Family

Revealed: LAPD officers told to collect social media data on every civilian they stop

What's for Dinner, Wed., Sept. 8. 2021

Meet Dennis Sherrard - Candidate For Texas House District 92

Violent arrest of 73-yo with dementia was "reasonable" and "necessary," assistant chief concluded

Idaho enacts 'crisis standards of care' protocol to battle worsening Covid

only 29% of ballots have been returned. 😕 mail-in vs. in-person voting numbers:

Were you ever the 'neighbor kid'?

World's largest plant capturing carbon from air starts in Iceland

How political violence is marring Colombia's 2022 election race

Does the Texas abortion law have a "life of the mother" exception?

AOC Skewers Gov. Greg Abbott on CNN for Saying Texas Will "Eliminate Rape"

Colombia's former president 'blackmailed' former Cali Cartel bosses

Who has 5G and does it add over 4G? Pls advise.

Kevin McCarthy is very worried!

Trump of the Tropics to the last detail: Pocketnarist pro-Bolsonaro coup protest, and get a load of:

"Side Salad Clearly Made From Hamburger Toppings":

Stop giving a twice-impeached, failure of a former President media coverage. MSM can't contain

Climate change: Animals shapeshifting to stay cool, study says

Australia's Top Court Finds Media Companies Liable for Other People's Facebook Comments

Let's see who passes stricter laws against women

When The Red States Pass These Draconian Voting Laws They Always Say They Do It Because Of Cheating.


According to a local news station.

We Wasted 20 Years Fighting the War on Terror Instead of Climate Change

"t's Not Hard To Lie To Someone That Wants To Believe".........

Likely Retiring Democratic US Senators in 2024 and 2026 and their likely successors.

That nut in Lincoln, Nebraska has been identified

60th Anniversary of Planned Parenthood's Book Sale Oct 7-11

Nicole Wallace just referred to TFG as the former guy . is she watching DU?

'Not Going to Do This Anymore': Fed-Up Prosecutor Is Done With BS Traffic Stops

Howard Stern ROASTS Anti-Vax Radio Hosts Who Died, Says Make Vaccine Mandatory: 'F*ck Them

Dillwad dies from Rona - wife posts GoFundMe

Cat Reaches New Level of Chill

maybe dems should gerrymanader the hell out of states they repubs do

Big news for me today. Warren announces that a new Mule album will drop in November

Why is Florida so secretive with COVID records?

Psssssssssssst!Tropical Storm Mindy has formed - Florida folks pay attention

California recall candidate Larry Elder to visit megachurch offering COVID-19 vaccine exemptions

The Daily Dread - Tracking the spread, 9/8/21

CNN NEJM pfizer & moderna 89% effective against hospilizations.

Tropical Storm Mindy forms in the Gulf of Mexico

Ask a rock & roll trivia question and see if anyone knows the answer W/O using Google - Part 6

Found a new (to me) clip of my friends on YouTube

Judge slams attorney in Jan. 6 case for arguing DC residents despise 'traditional values'

I mentioned already that I found myself on a wingnut mail list, and today...

Jimmy Kimmel jokes unvaccinated shouldn't get ICU bed

The Hardest Work Is Working On Yourself

At a time of massive wealth and income inequality, we can no longer tolerate

Kellyanne Conway responds via letter to Pres Biden that she will NOT resign

The gall to even suggest she is honorable. She honored Trump, the sociopath.

Children and COVID-19: State-Level Data Report (American Acadamy of Pediatrics)

Biden Offers Ambitious Blueprint for Solar Energy

Bonus Quote of the Day

***BREAKING*** By a margin of 58-41 Californians Oppose the Republican recall of Gavin Newsom

Biden boots Trump appointees from military academy advisory boards

more COVID deaths in Florida the last two weeks...than U.S. military deaths in Afghan. for 20 years

Is Washington D.C. going to give the insurrectionists a permit to do it again September 18th?

Pres Obama does an ad for voting NO on Newsom recall: video here

80% of active-duty sailors are vaccinated

Pelosi Stops Republican Hypocrites Dead In Their Tracks On The Debt Ceiling

Patton Oswalt cancels shows in Florida, Utah after venues fail to comply with his Covid requests

First day back at school for the little one

Former President Jimmy Carter and First Lady Rosalynn Carter focus efforts of generosity to hometown

Man Receives Noise Complaint From Neighbor--to Turn the Music Up

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes 'lied and cheated', trial hears

now sean spicer is joining lawsuit against Joe Biden

Nxivm sex cult co-founder Nancy Salzman sentenced to prison

On Connecticut visit, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says federal child tax credit....

Larry Elder tours homeless encampment in Venice, but leaves due to angry crowd (VIDEO)

How to Trick Your Brain to Like Doing Hard Things - Atomic Habits by James Clear

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Thursday, 9 September 2021

Should Political Affiliation receive Title 7 protection as a Protected Class?

Unmasked students enter building in protest of mandate (encouraged by parents)

Biden administration tells ex-Trump officials to resign from military academy advisory boards or be

I just found out that Squeaky's departure to Chicago is delayed for one week!

why are they flying the confederate flag then?

Who the fuck cares about Britney Spears?!?!?!

Dozens of women have domestic violence complaints ignored by U.S. military: report

Pentagon Restarts 16 Advisory Boards After 7-Month Pause

Biden Removes Conway, Spicer & Others From Trump-Appointed Positions. Now, Do Brett Kavanaugh

Biden says jobs that pay $45 or $50 an hour -- not $7 or $12 -- are part of his climate-infrastructure

Deranged conman says Robert E. Lee would have won in Afghanistan.

Democrats need to win NH(Hassan-D) or WI(Barnes-D) before GA(Warnock-D).

Jan. 6 prosecutions (For legal beagles)

Baby deer swims to man for help during hurricane

Just in: Flash flood watch issued north of District Wednesday night

informal twitter poll on vaccines and sporting events.........

WV Governor's exasperation with anti-vaxxers: "For God's sakes a-livin'!" 😅

Donald Trump's touching 9/11 tribute.

Quite the crowd at the Feral Cat Cafe, tonight

Do you promise?

Wealthiest 1% Have Robbed Nation With $7 Trill In Tax Evasion Over Last 10 Years


Cathedral of The Sea

Ft. McCoy in Sparta Wisconsin is housing 7000 Afghanistans, here is something I think is so

How IL Democrats will make IL-14(Underwood-D) a Democratic leaning district.

Sunset, southern MD

Democrats plow 'full speed ahead' on sweeping Biden budget, despite tensions

Three people arrested in connection with identity theft of Surfside condo victims