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Archives: March 31, 2022

New era at ATF? Agency shuts down cheap gun manufacturer in win for control groups

Dr. Fauci On Second Booster Shots

Jan. 6 Panel Weighs Subpoena of Trump's Personal Phone Records

Think you're a good driver?

Best gameshow in the World: Numberwang

Trump Implores Putin To Release Dirt On Hunter Biden - Zerlina. - The Choice MSNBC

What do you call an alligator wearing a vest?

What is aphasia? Bruce Willis' condition explained

Kremlin Vet: They'll Overthrow Putin Before Giving Him 'Bad News' About Russia's War Failures The Beat

There are 4 Republican held US Senate seats up for re-election in 2022 that the Democrats will win.

Seattle firefighters have gone to 416 homeless camp fires in 2022 already

Improvements to roads, parking to close Ruby Beach this summer

"Gene says Yes; Roger says No"

MPs vote to continue abortion 'pills by post' scheme in England

Bruce Arians steps aside so Todd Bowles can become Buccaneers head coach

Rep. Connolly On Merrick Garland Facing Renewed Pressure On 1/6 Crimes - Deadline - MSNBC

Why won't more Republicans vote for Ketanji Brown Jackson?

Labor complaints hang over Amazon union election

(Arizona) Senate President Karen Fann has now spent $500k to keep secrets about her election audit

8 states under tornado watch in South, Midwest

Clair Obscur - It'll Be Alright (French Darkwave)

Biden's DOJ is finally expanding criminal investigation into Jan. 6 insurrection: report

What is aphasia and who gets it? Inside the condition that led Bruce Willis to retire from acting

The local news went to

MAGA Indictment Or Walk? Trump Aides Face High Stakes As Biden Attorney General Decides Fate

Grubhub, Uber Eats, Postmates must face diners' lawsuit over U.S. restaurant prices

My tweet about "the slap"

Young Women Out-Earn Young Men In A Few Cities, A Sign of Progress? New Pew Research Report

I love this guy

Putin knows war is not going well says former NATO advisor On Balance

Interesting video on the history of the Chevrolet Corvair.

Religion Is The Worst Enemy Of Mankind

UK spy chief: Russian soldiers are refusing to carry out orders in Ukraine

Duluth New Tribune: From Odessa to Duluth: The journey of Bob Dylan's grandparents

The Age of the Dumb Bastard

WaPo: Justice Department Expands Jan. 6 Probe To Look At Rally Prep, Financing - All In - MSNBC

Europe must shut ports to Russian ships, Ukraine president tells Norwegian parliament

Conspiracy Theorist Lara Logan Thanks God She Was 'Dumped by Fox'

Is Ukraine on the Edge of Defeat?

Mandatory Wednesday Mike Malloy thread!

Saudi Arabia says it deposited $5B in Egypt's central bank

This is a Hoot! You're gonna love it! Are you sittin' down?

MARTERIA - KIDS (K-PAUL REMIX) (German Synth Wave/Tech House)

Both countries are in 'peace negotiations'. Meanwhile Я is increasing

Death on the Nile is on HBO Max and Hulu and VOD.

NC's Tillis believes Jackson is well-qualified but won't vote to confirm her

I made $15 monthly contributions to Kelly-AZ,Warnock-GA, and Cortez Masto-NV.

Peters predicts Democrats will hold Senate: 'Confident on 50 and shooting for 52 or more'

Wordle 284: Wednesday's puzzle had two answers. Here's why (spoilers???)

Emirates says it will continue flying to Russia as long as the Dubai government tells it to, weeks a

Rep. Adam Schiff On Reports Of DOJ Expanding Jan. 6 Probe - All In - MSNBC

Anyone know where in Hillary's incredible life this photo was taken?.

Does having nuclear weapons make it virtually impossible for a country to win wars?

Adam Kinzinger on Trump's request from Putin

Trump denies calling Putin a 'genius'

Picture of Cawthorn leaving McCarthy s office: look at his face....

'If I Were DC Prosecutor I Would Want To Talk To Cawthorn' Over Orgy, Cocaine Claims Expert Says

@AOC teed off on discriminatory home appraisal practices during a Financial Services hearing

She Said Her Husband Was Abusive. A Judge Took Away Her Kids & Ordered Her Arrest: ProPublica

US Department of Education overhauls Public Service Loan Forgiveness program

For most people, a nominee's "judicial philosophy" is some vague indecipherable something that

Instead of consumer software, Ukraine's tech workers build apps of war

US Intelligence Reveals Putin's Military Advisors Fear Telling Him About Ukraine Failures - The ReidOut

Rumor has it that when Trump was once asked if he'd read "The Prophet", he responded

A reminder on Traitor Manafort... (re Ukraine/Russia)

7 hurt in Arkansas tornado as storms move into Deep South

50 Cats Acting So Weird, People Just Had To Take A Pic

50 Cats Acting So Weird, People Just Had To Take A Pic

Kadyrov, leader of the Chechen Republic, releases images of him capturing a Ukranian vehicle...

100,000 student loan borrowers may now be eligible for debt cancellation

Emily Bridges: Transgender cyclist will not race in women's National Omnium event

Russian army repositioning for increased attacks

Larry McCray is still kicking, and he dropped a new record today. Which I can't find online yet

Ukraine conflict: Russia to allow unauthorised imports from West

The disregard of Ketanji Brown Jackson's qualifications brought back these memories as an engineer.

A federal judge said Trump probably committed a crime. The DOJ can't ignore that.

CAPITALISM AT IT'S BEST: Stephanie Ruhle exposes Wall Street firm using Ukraine war for profit.

Rep. Cawthorn's 'Cocaine' And 'Orgies' Remark Finally Too Much For GOP

Rep. Cawthorn's 'Cocaine' And 'Orgies' Remark Finally Too Much For GOP - All In - MSNBC

While we're not on the subject, can we establish a safe protocol for repatriating

VIDEO: Rare birth of Sumatran rhino brings hope for endangered species.

Bob Rae up on The National talking about War Crimes and Ukraine. He's a great

We see through the lies, Gov. DeSantis, and know exactly what 'Don't Say Gay' is all about

Seth Meyers - Rep. Madison Cawthorn Says House Colleagues Hold Orgies and Do Cocaine: A Closer Look

Lorepetulum and clivia miniata in my garden

AZ Governor Signs Law Requiring Proof of Citizenship To Vote For President: 200K Could Be Affected

CDC drops COVID-19 health warning for cruise ship travelers

Overheard outside a fictional caucus meeting: "So, here's the strategy: if we can get away with

Georgia GOP House Leader just said her and Republicans kill Medicaid expansion every day...

My weirdest cat picture I have ever taken

I have a film for y'all...

Police at Canada mass shooting nearly fired on wrong man in chaotic response

Is Jen Psaki able to be involved in campaign donation events?

Guy being interviewed on Lawrence Show, Jack Barsky, about putin,

Prosecutors Widen Inquiry Into Fake Electors Scheme

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about mom and social constructs...

White House calls out Trump BY NAME over Putin request - Brian Tyler Cohen

TCM Schedule for Thursday, March 31, 2022 -- 31 Days of Oscar: 1960s Winners

Quentin Tarantino Is An Atheist

TCM Schedule for Friday, April 25, 2022 -- What's On Tonight: TCM Film Festival Memories (Update!)

My cat Lola when I've been on DU for too long

Will Anything Happen to Jim Jordan? Glenn Kirschner Breaks It Down - Political Voices Network

Kimmel:Will Smith "Refused" to Leave Oscars After Chris Rock Slap & Trump's Ridiculous Plea to Putin


*Check out Amanpour & Co, on PBS (here) now,

*Check out Amanpour & Co, on PBS (here) now,

U.S. Men's Soccer Team Qualifies For World Cup After Stunningly Missing 2018 Tournament

Kremlin Vet: They'll Overthrow Putin Before Giving Him 'Bad News' About Russia's War Failures

Democrats will have 53 US Senate seats after 2022. Here is how!

Alaska Supreme Court rules against gerrymandering

I'm not buying it that Putin doesn't know how HIS WAR is going...

Baton Rouge Mayor Shannon Weston Broome for LA Governor in 2023!

Scoop: Biden admin is weighing a plan to release roughly A MILLION BARRELS OF OIL A DAY from U.S. re

Trump Asks Putin To Release Damning Information About Joe And Hunter Biden - Ring of Fire

The Russian rouble has recovered to its pre-war value despite western sanctions on the country's

I think Trump may implode in the Republican Presidential candidate debates

Ukrainian Forces Recapture Eastern Town Near Russian Border

Tweet of the Night:

Imagine It's March 1941, and UK is Fighting Hitler With Our Support through the Lend-Lease Policy.

Tweet of the Late Night:

I'm looking for a song. I heard it on satellite radio.....

GOP leader ruled in contempt of court for hiding Wisconsin audit documents: report

Sleepy time boy

Sleepy time boy

Trevor Reed's Family Meets With President Biden


Manchin, Sinema, Kelly sink Biden labor nominee

Ukraine War - Ukrainian Civilians Driving Straight Through Minefield

Is Green Energy The Answer To Russian Oil Dependence? - The Mehdi Hasan Show

The Russian defense ministry announced a local ceasefire on Thursday to allow civilian evacuated

Bob Woodward Compares Trump Call Log Gap To Infamous Nixon Tapes Gap - The Last Word - MSNBC

Why Teachers Are Afraid to Teach History

Court upholds conviction, sentence of Amber Guyger, ex-Dallas officer who murdered Botham Jean

What do we KNOW about the Hunter Biden/Laptop thing?

CDC poised to lift emergency order keeping asylum seekers across the border; Cruz and Cornyn object

Oklahoma gov signed bill banning trans girls from school sports while surrounded by cis girls

Lawrence: McConnell Knows Evidence Against Justice Thomas Is 'Damning' - The Last Word - MSNBC

Bonus Tweet of the Day

Only two states have cut county funding more. Huge funding decline has hurt Milwaukee.

House Republicans Tire of Madison Cawthorn's Antics. Some in His District Have, Too.

Top 80 Songs You Didn't Know Were Covers and Their Originals

Russian Troops Are Self-Sabotaging In Ukraine, Says British Intelligence Chief

Not MY flak bait: Faces of recent events

Russian Recklessness Suggests Putin Learned Wrong Lessons In Past Military Disasters - TRMS - MSNBC

Thursday's digit - 6/10: Gusty winds grab for your hat and knock the daffodils flat.

How Ukraine Is Outperforming Russia On The Digital Battlefield - TRMS - Ali Velshi - MSNBC

Wordle in 3 again (lucky guess)

Who Thinks That Secretly The Repugs Are Hoping Garland Comes Through And.....

'I kept saying bring Brent': Inside the moment bullets struck journalist Brent Renaud

For Ukraine, First Win On The Battlefield, Then Make Russia Pay - TRMS - Ali Velshi - MSNBC

Cubans Split Over More Liberal Family Code as Referendum Nears

You'll be shocked to learn that Ron Johnson was once again loudly and confidently wrong.

Body found of Nevada woman kidnapped from Walmart parking lot

Russian Invasion Of Ukraine Could Infringe On Space Program's Neutrality - TRMS - Ali Velshi - MSNBC

'Everybody's Waiting for Putin to Die.' A Russian Businessman on the Hopes for His Homeland

PoliticsGirl on the Republicans and teaching history:

The US supreme court's assault on voting rights hits a new low

Putting the BS back into CBS

Can someone boil down

A chance for Kris Kobach to redeem himself-Arizona new proof of citizenship voting rule

Unprotected Russian soldiers disturbed radioactive dust in Chernobyl's 'Red Forest', workers say

Jay Black Tweet:

Meidas Touch-#TrumpCoverUp is trending number 2 in the United States.

Meidas Touch-#TrumpCoverUp is trending number 2 in the United States.

Russia Attacks After Peace Promise

I could not resist posting this

Trans teen with a 'bright smile' killed by her own father in 'horrific tragedy'

Ken Burns Explores How Benjamin Franklin Is Key To Understanding Today's Turmoil - The 11th Hour MSNBC

Judge in Sandy Hook Case Holds Alex Jones in Contempt of Court, Orders Escalating Fines of $25,000

Mike Luckovich-Love Child

Let's not forget it is the ACA, Obamacare, that is allowing millions

Team USA Qualified for the World Cup

Real Time with Bill Maher guests - Friday, April 1, 2022

Senate unanimously confirms Deborah Lipstadt as antisemitism monitor

Well it is official.

12-Year-Old Ukrainian Refugee Gets Warm Welcome From New Classmates - The 11th Hour - MSNBC

Thursday Good 🐦 Morning Jazz & Bossa Nova Livestream

Food Delivery Driver Take Back the Food That He Delivered

☦➕✝️ Orthodox Christian giving thanks for St. Anthony of Padua. Again!

Does this sound familiar?

sheep knocks down volunteer at animal sanctuary

We're already at war with Putin and Russia,

Bruce Willis 'stepping away' from acting after aphasia diagnosis

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 3/30/22

Breakfast Thursday 31 March 2022

Can a sitting Supreme Court Justice be charged,

Forgot to post this year's St Paddy's Day pic, plus yesterday's drawing

traffic pauses while car does donuts

Ego and SuperEgo walk into a bar...

when you're overqualified for the job - drummer at kids concert

Wordle 285 (*** SPOILER THREAD ***)

GOP PA senate candidate forum gets testy

France: 'We Are At A Turning Point': As Election Looms, What Is Left of The French Left?

Ukraine: Russians leaving Chernobyl after radiation exposure

Biden budget calls for new FBI HQ to be built in Maryland or Virginia; Not D.C.

A hotel banned Native Americans. The Sioux served a trespassing order.

Biden's Schedule for Thursday, March 31, 2022

YIKES! LA Mayor Garcetti's Indian Ambassadorship in doubt. He could end up without either job

Lawmakers Get New Campaign Spending Loophole

DUer in the NYT? DUer in the NYT!

Should Hunter Biden have his lawyers now slap a big fat defamation lawsuit,

Why the tanking Japanese yen should concern investors: Morning Brief

Today's Image Dump (3/31/22)

January 6 committee sends message to DOJ: Do your job

Two Collin County Sheriff's Office jailers reinstated after Marvin Scott III's death

Putin was "misinformed" of the military operations in Ukraine?

Applebee's Franchise Exec Fired, Employees Quit After Leaked Email Suggests Lowering Wages

What We Know About the Women Who Vote for Republicans and the Men Who Do Not

Clarence Thomas is guilty of at least that - Woodward

The political fall out from the fake electors could be severe.

Senator Maserati Houseboat Opposes Billionaire Tax

He's Got Rhythm: The Life and Career of Gene Kelly (Biography)

Patriotism in the defense of freedom and democracy.

Ukraine War Update #4- Air War in Focus

Russia's Arctic Oil & LNG Projects, Northern Sea Route Expansion Grind To A Halt

Stay Away From The Church

Thursday TOONs - Communications Log

Convoy news for Thursday, March 31, 2022

Do your JOB! Jan 6th committee tells DOJ

UK Met Office Will Cut Number Of Heatwaves By Increasing Temperatures Needed To Declare One

Pakistan's Imran Khan is fighting for his political life

I just got my fuel oil bill.

'He's an embarrassment': Republicans threaten to primary Cawthorn over controversial antics

Some thoughts this early Thursday morning,

Grammar walks into a bar...

Ukraine war: Ukraine sends buses to Mariupol for rescue effort

Crap ... Ruble rebounds after Putrid demands oil purchases be paid in Rubles vs dollars.

Wots ahead

Following In GQP Footsteps, Half Of UK Tory Backbenchers Join Meaningless Climate Group

Texas Law Regulating Drone Photography Is Unconstitutional, Judge Rules

Russian Troops Are Self-Sabotaging In Ukraine, Says British Intelligence Chief

A note for CBS about their new hire, Mick Mulvaney:

Comic Book Reviews for This Week: 3/30/2022

Soliciting Multiversity: Marvel's Top 10 for June 2022

Art of the Week: Week of 3/30/22

The Rundown: March 31, 2022


Red Norvo was born on this date.

Video: At Mar-a-Lago, Trump Praises "Big Lie" Insurrectionist Amanda Chase, Pledges to Support Her

Etta Baker was born on this date.

Have others taken a look at CNN+?

The Tulsi Gabbard/ Tucker Carlson show on Russian TV. The TV host admits

I got one hell of a sore arm this morning.

You raised $365.00 on March 30, 2022 for DU tax deductible Ukraine fundraiser (MATCHING $ OFFER)

Jobless claims: Weekly claims rise to 202,000

Chicago PBS Cuts Off Healthcare to Striking Workers - Judge Says Concrete Company Intentionally Drov

A thread for saving on groceries

You raised $25.00 on March 30, 2022 for Beto O'Rourke for Governor Texas!

The double standard with Hunter Biden's laptop is worse than you think

You raised $35.00 on March 30, 2022 for the kick US Senator Grassley's butt fund

WaPo Op-Ed: A federal judge said Trump probably committed a crime. The DOJ can't ignore that.

The most generic election ballot ever

I keep seeing how Thomas needs to recuse himself

Big winds, today. I just saw a HUGE tree come crashing down, on the other side of the street.

March 31, 1958 📻

Third shot tomorrow. J&J, Pfizer, and now Moderna.

House to Vote on Marijuana Legalization Friday.

Remember how it was repeated ad nauseum that Trump is "not a politician"?


Putin's plan to prop up the ruble is working. For now


TCM Schedule for Saturday, April 2, 2022 - Paul Newman and Robert Redford featured

Trump claims ignorance of 'burner phones'. Here's how they work

When I hear the name Jens Stoltenberg (Sec Gen of NATO),

Wears Valley wildfire now 1,000 acres and 0% contained; mandatory evacuations issued

Paul Hollywood finds the perfect strawberry

Woman learns parents' fertility doctor is really her biological father

Huckleberry Huckabee is selling sleep aid drugs on TV

NY comedy club posts sign to discourage slappy copycats

Former Rep. Renee Ellmers who allegedly had an affair with Kevin McCarthy

Rep Omar: "Stop pretending we can't afford to house our homeless, heal planet, feed our children..."

Nearly Half of All Pregnancies Worldwide are Unintended and 60% of those end in abortion

DOJ Jan. 6 probe expands to Trump "VIPs" and potential involvement of members of Congress: report

The US supreme court's assault on voting rights hits a new low

Trump's Presidential Library.

First question to Jared:

Trump says "I never called Putin a genius"!

cop w/ shady past, goes to a secluded spot for sexy time on the job. worker on cell tower filmed it

Nearly Half of All Pregnancies Worldwide are Unintended and 60% of those end in abortion

LBJ tonight 1968: "shall not seek and I will not accept the nomination of my party for another term"


Do Trump's loyalties lie more with Russia or with America?

U.S. inflation jumps again and hits 6.4% rate, the Fed's favorite price gauge shows

I suggest Florida Governor Ron DeSantis be dubbed "Governor Little Putin".

A BIG change at ActBlue for our fundraisers

Elton John Pays Tribute to the Late Taylor Hawkins - 3/26/22 - Des Moines, IA

Daniel Harris is 1st Whitmer kidnap suspect to testify: What he said

ATTN CBS: Mick Mulvaney's Niece Maggie Played Key Role in Rally Before Capitol Riot.

I Was An Atheist By Third Grade

A salute to Christiane Amanpour

Detroit Institute of Arts expands Van Gogh exhibit to include more than 70 works

Elton John - Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me (studio, live w/George Michael, Taylor Hawkins tribute)

R.E.O. Speedwagon - 157 Riverside Avenue (morning piano lesson)

"Putin should release the dirt on Biden," according to Trump.

Trump begs Putin for dirt on Biden, I'll do it for him and release that dirt. You ready?

Putin In The Dark: U.S. Intel Finds He's Being Misled By Advisers

Russia Planning For Broad Offensive In Donbas Region: NATO Head

Is the Republican Party a hate group? Is there a difference now that it has mainstreamed 'the great

Sadly, I was wrong when I thought Putin was withdrawing in a post I made on Tuesday.

Dozens of students sent to hospitals after sanitizer found in milk cartons at N.J. schools

The reason Russia chose the Z symbol:

Dem-on-Dem primary in Michigan spikes party's blood pressure

State Department will offer 'X' gender marker for U.S. passports

Skippy peanut butter recalled for small metal shards

Do you think we may be headed for Tiny Home

Artwork by Vika Krokhina

I'm gonna try this shit out: How to Rid MUSCLE KNOTS Now in Your Shoulders, Neck and Back

Tunisian president announces he is dissolving Parliament

WaPo confirms Grand Jury has been convened to subpoena "officials in Trump's orbit"

Senator's reaction to Trump remark leaves George Conway shaking his head

Stop talking about the party in power losing the mid-terms and do something about it!

Superyacht believed to belong to mystery oligarch was just seized

BEA Report: Gross Domestic Product by State, 4th Quarter 2021 and Year 2021 (Preliminary)

Canada GDP Rose 0.2% in January

Biden announces historic oil reserve release, along with other steps, to reduce gas prices

Here's *exactly* why Joe Biden's poll numbers aren't getting better

The Beatles - Help!

Trump's Truth Social App Plummets in Traffic, Sees 93% Drop in Signups Since Launch Week

S-300s to Ukraine scrutinized by WH

Ukraine War: UK Military Chief says 'Putin has already lost'

Attorney who backs election decertification enters Attorney General race to investigate doctors ...

COVID pandemic's end may bring turbulence for US health care

Funniest books ever?

Putin authorizes draft of nearly 135,000 into Russian military

The brutality of war on Ukraine's front lines

Slavery reparations

an easy to read condensed version of the ruling stating Trump more than likely committed crimes

How can we protect our upcoming elections

Murgh Makhani or Butter Chicken Recipe (video)

Federal federal judge STRIKES DOWN key provisions of voters suppression law SB90.

Top U.S. & World Headlines -- March 31, 2022

Day 35:War In Ukraine

Democrats acting agressively to lower gas prices, as republicans balk and resist

Want to get a second booster? Go early!

Is it not just this simple?

How different generations of employees handle their PTO

Devastated captured town of Trostyanets retaken by Ukrainian forces

American paper company maintains lucrative business relationship with Russian government

What do Taiwanese think about the war in Ukraine and are they next ?

Severe storms pummel South killing at least 2 in Florida

Russian Troops Suffer 'Acute Radiation Sickness' After Digging Chernobyl Trenches

Breaking: Federal District Court Strikes Down Restrictive Florida Voting Rules, Imposes Requirement

I have a tornado warning

Almost No One Has Confidence In Putin

Democrats Were Big Winners in Redistricting

What Taiwanese think about the War in Ukraine, are they next for Invasion? Asian Boss

"I'm a U.S. Veteran. I Went to Ukraine to Train Civilian Volunteers to Fight."

Anniversaries and Posting Milestones (March 31, 2022)

Russia says its military is regrouping. A ramped-up assault on eastern Ukraine could be next

'Terrifying': Soldier describes encounter with Russian fighters

Sanders, investors warn Starbucks on response to unionization

French intel chief quits in suspected fallout for misjudging Putin's plan

Maximum amount of US Senate seats the Democrats will have after 2022 is 57.

Moscow Mitch says COVID spending package could shrink to $10B

What type of Governor is Glenn Youngkin going to be like?

Kremlin decree: Foreign currency can still buy natural gas

Soldiers 'Irradiated' From Digging Trenches in Chernobyl

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about Amazon in Alabama....

Ukraine Residents Pick Up Pieces In Town Where Russian Military Loses Ground

Postmaster General says he's been cleared in federal probe

Louisiana Republicans override governor's veto, enact new congressional map

Why carjacking is spiking across the country.

Ukrainian Troops Push Forward as Russian Forces Regroup

Irpin 'liberated', 200 killed in the city since the Russian invasion

Trump told a "Gays for Trump" supporter, "You don't look gay" during a Mar-a-Lago fundraiser event..

Greenpeace blocks Russian oil delivery off Denmark

UK spy chief says Russian soldiers disobey orders in Ukraine

Notre-Dame Repair Crews Discover an Ancient Graveyard With a Sealed Sarcophagus

A Televised Trial

Second European country refusing to sanction Russia -- a challenge to democracy

Caitlyn Jenner Officially Joins Fox News as Contributor

CBS News Employees 'Baffled' 'Embarrassed' By Hire of Trump Aide, Mick Mulvaney. Get Used To It Guys

'What Kind of American ... Thinks This Is Right Time To Enter Into A Scheme With Vladimir Putin?'

Outlook suddenly changed my email display and I cannot change it back.

Wait for it?

This may be Trump's most twisted appeal to Putin yet

The United Arab Emirates' Earliest Buildings Are 8,500 Years Old

Who is going to be the incoming class of 2022 US Senators?

Colin Kaepernick to serve as honorary captain for Michigan football spring game

I am just trip to the dental hygienest...

O hai: Golden Retriever gets caught in a heist:

Defy the Odds 2022 - a GOTV resource

WATCH: Florida high school track runner gets sucker punched in the middle of a race

Marine Le Pen, French Far-Right Leader Closing Gap on Macron: Polls, France24

Titanic Belfast generates 430m in direct spending in NI in 10 years - report

7-foot snake found in man's couch

Europe told to turn down the heating in Russia gas standoff

Norway football chief slates Qatar World Cup decision

Medicare's Controversial Direct Contracting Program Hits Biden Administration's Radar

Suspect arrested, released in connection to moving scam

Caitlyn Jenner is now a Fox News hack!

Kirkland non-profit providing medical aid, trauma kits to Ukraine

U.K. Spy Chief Says Russian Army Is a Mess, Downed Own Plane

Melbourne Zoo: tiny baby hippo being cute

Look out TFG. Your former Veep will be a competitor in 2024

Jeff Tiedrich tweet:

Another Jeff Tiedrich tweet:

CIA Director William Burns tests positive for Covid after meeting with Biden, but is not considered

WH LIVE: President Biden Delivers Remarks on Lowering Gas Prices

Ron Johnson solution to the childcare crisis.

Middle Age Riot tweet:

Putin ordering draft of 135,000 amid difficulties in Ukraine war

What they *should* investigate instead of Hunter's laptop:

Putin Not Allowing Food, Medicine, Fuel Into Parts Of Ukraine, Says USAID Head

PRE-sunrise &, southern MD

Voting against a Trump Republican owns Putin

Another Middle Age Riot tweet:

ICYMI: Across the Desk - S5:EE11 (Stitt Fit - The Fist Pump Tantrum)

So, how long after the last shovel full of dirt gets tossed over Trump's "Truth Social" ( "managed"

Justice Department Reinforces Federal Nondiscrimination Obligations

Tweet of the Day

Good Morning! &

I expect Biden's speech on reducing the gasoline prices will accelerate a full attack by oil

Euronav Suspends Operations with Russian Customers

Baltic Dry Index Drops to 3-week Low, Ends Quarter Higher

POTUS releases social media video for Transgender Day of Visibility 2022

We've been hit with two plagues at one time -- Covid and MAGAts

Rant for the day: Brian Stelter, can we stop giving right wing idiots an automatic mouthpiece?

Finns Party parliamentary group backs Nato membership, MPs to be allowed free vote

'Pouring gasoline on the fire': JPMorgan, Citi, other U.S. banks lead rise in lending to oil and gas

DC Homicide detectives pull out collected 5 fetuses from home connected to anti-abortion activist

Russian Soldiers Leave Chernobyl With Radiation Illness, Energy Company Says

Putin's Soldiers Caught on Tape Lamenting Losses and Blasting His Army of 'Stupid Morons'

Ukraine, West Can 'Exploit' Putin's Detachment On The Battlefield

Severe Thunderstorm Watch from THU 2:06 PM EDT until THU 10:00 PM EDT

Alleged car thief appears in court with another stolen vehicle

Navy aircraft crashes in Virginia waters; 1 dead, 2 injured

Hey, Joe- call the poor guy, give him a break will you!

Republican Attacks Fail As Two Thirds Support Ketanji Brown Jackson For SCOTUS

CBS News Staffers Unhappy With 'Rude' Boss Neeraj Khemlani, Several File Human Resources Complaints

Wild coyote rescued in Arlington

Ukrainian communities in US prepare to support refugees

D.C.'s histrionics pale next to heroics in Ukraine

Inslee signs new bills on catalytic converters, hazing and more

Whidbey Growlers fly to Germany to 'bolster' NATO against Russia

How tensions between the police and media boiled over one chaotic night in LA

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's 'dissent' collar, judicial robe, bobblehead, objects heading to Smithsonian

Faced with foreign pressure, Russians rally around Putin, poll shows

Cartoons 3/31/2022

CBS News exec said the network is hiring more Republicans because 'we know' they'll take over

(Jewish Group) Jewish leader in Ukraine stabbed by assailant shouting 'antisemitic statements'

Everett Animal Shelter gets an $11,000 donation

Hello DU friends.

New Everett, Marysville court program to offer treatment over jail

Romney suggests cutting retirement benefits for younger Americans

What's on Mukilteo's old negatives? Historical society to find out

Save Our Democracy! - Fundraising Links to GOTV


One horned rhinos in India saved by mud, guns.

Who didn't see that coming! Re: Lindsey "Hold my hand, Donald" Graham!

TMZ: The Academy lied about asking Will Smith to leave after slapping Chris Rock

US men's national soccer team clinch spot in 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Boz Scaggs - Lowdown (Official Audio)

Russian family prefers exile to 'unbearable' pro-war mood at home

Daily Distraction 31/03/2022

Daily Distraction 31/03/2022 posted in Photography group

So let me get this straight:

It would take about 3% of the proposed, war department budget to provide ongoing Covid care

Actor Christopher Walken was #BornOnThisDay, March 31, 1943.

Florida must seek court preapproval to change some voting laws, judge rules

Gazprom preps halt to Europe gas supplies: report

Lawsuit filed on Florida's Don't Say Gay law

Lawsuit filed on Florida's Don't Say Gay law

Poll: Fetterman leads Lamb by double digits in Pennsylvania

Several GOP Senators confirm unpopularity at the Ketanji Brown Jackson hearings

Mad Cawthorn calls himself 'Public Enemy Number One'

Hungary accuses Ukraine of interfering in upcoming election

Arizona GOP governor signs legislation requiring proof of citizenship to register to vote

Video of Ginni Thomas speaking abt her 1980s cult experience with Lifespring

Arizona GOP governor signs legislation requiring proof of citizenship to register to vote

U.S. considers adding more ethanol to gasoline to lower pump price -sources

Journalists detail how propaganda is convincing Russians 'there is no alternative to Putin'

Baily Beagle "Plays Dead"

This Hunter Biden is bad crap came from Russia and the FSB

DRYER (Anders Bryngelsson) Untitled 1st and 2nd 12" EPs 2001/2002 (FULL) Sweden Techno Minimal

Norway told to get Cold War bunkers ready amid fears of nuclear fallout

We value your support (from email)

Baily Beagle "Plays Dead"

Shocker! Better sit down before reading: Lindsay Graham will vote against Ketanji Brown Jackson.

Amy Schneider (Jeopardy! champion) is at the White House today for Transgender Day of Visibility:

Silence around Brittney Griner's Russia detainment is likely intentional

Matt Gaetz is boycotting Disney

The US Hunt for Cartel Sniper Rifles in Mexico

WTF? CBS News hired Mick Mulvaney, a former Trump Admin official, as a paid contributor.

Texas power grid, energy sectors facing elevated Russian cyber threats during war in Ukraine

Trump brags of hole-in-one while the world deteriorates

Texas power grid, energy sectors facing elevated Russian cyber threats during war in Ukraine

Life Expectancy Vs.. Health expenditure per country

U.S. Sanctions Russian Tech Companies, Whole Sectors of Russian Economy

President Biden balances efforts to increase oil supply with support for alternative energy

JUST IN - 220p Thursday: Severe thunderstorm watch issued for entire DC area through 10p.

Judge blocks all new Florida voter suppression laws -- then knocks the Supreme Court for putting voti

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"What about the Nazis then? Are we no longer fighting them?"

TCM tonight:

Thank you AG Garland

'It would be a disaster:' Florida lawmakers discuss repealing Disney's Reedy Creek government

Daily touch of France - Thursday 31 March 2022 - Moulin

Daily touch of France - Thursday 31 March 2022 - Moulin - In Photography

The most vulnerable Republican held US Senate seats up in 2022 is PA,NC,and WI.

The most vulnerable Republican held US Senate seats up in 2022 is PA,NC,and WI.

Sen. Mitt Romney suggests he'd back cutting retirement benefits for younger Americans

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about how intelligence failures happen....

Random thoughts on how people live in the 21st Century.

How does the fool Tucker Carlson get away with what he says.

Hypnotized ---Fleetwood Mac featuring Bob Welch 1973

DC Police: 5 fetuses discovered in house where anti-abortion activist was staying

'This is a charade': Pennsylvania Democrats walk out of GOP-led election hearing

As the Amazon loses resilience, church and popular movements strive to intervene how many US billionaires can we tie to Russia so we can confiscate

Ukrainians fleeing terror at home find solace in Polish church

Judge strikes down parts of Florida election law; cites race

Some Russian oligarchs are using U.K. data privacy law to sue

Putin's war will destroy Russia

Strutting down the catwalk like you own the place (Twitter video)

Why Releasing U.S. Intel Is 'Frying Putin's Mind'

Me every time I see a dog (Twitter video)

As Putin Falls Into An 'Autocracy Trap', Signs Of Strategic Communications Campaign By The West?

UPDATE: Wears Valley wildfire spans 3,700 acres, currently 5% contained

Dobbs' Dilemma: Why Kavanaugh's Ideal of "Scrupulous Neutrality" in Dobbs is a Pipe Dream

The US reportedly watered down sanctions against a key Russian oligarch out of fear that disrupting

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 1 April 2022

Ukraine War: Irpin 'liberated' from Russian forces

3 Democrats join Republicans in sinking Biden nominee to lead Labor division

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Congress investigating allegations of financial impropriety by Commanders

NYFD goes Black Mirror

Congress investigating allegations of financial impropriety by Commanders

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Corsa Coal exec charged in Egyptian bribery scheme

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OVER 50 funding emails in less than 48 hours

Locals still recall the snowstorm of Palm Sunday, 1942

She Took the White House Photos. Trump Moved to Take the Profit.

'Pearls Before Swine' cartoon

Ukrainian Mortar Teams Use Drones To Spot Their Targets

Top 10 Conservative Idiots #12-9: That's Justice Jackson If You're Nasty Edition

What's for Dinner, Thurs., Mar. 31, 2022

Neal Katyal

Washington OKs 1st statewide missing Indigenous people alert

Dog Owners Warned Of Highly Contagious Virus Spreading Across South Florida

Russian police are arresting elderly women reading poems.

Ginni Thomas speaking to former Lifespring cult members (1989)

Kellogg's workers win big raise at Cheez-It plant

It clearly was the dog, Sharon (Twitter)

Newly Hired CBS Contributor Mick Mulvaney Attends RW Fundraiser For Liz Cheney's Primary Opponent

Alex Jones agrees to appear at deposition in Sandy Hook case asks judge to hold the $25,000 fines

Judge rejects New York's redistricting plan, orders new maps

Born under Putin, died for Putin

Protect Indigenous people's rights or Paris climate goals will fail, says report

Canada's Supreme Court upholds C$9m fine on maple syrup thief

PM Update: Scattered storms this evening; a cooler, windy Friday

Ambassador barred from Beijing spy trial of Australian journalist Cheng Lei


Notice about tomorrow. That is all.

Tweet of the Early Evening:

Anyone have rotator cuff surgery? I'm scheduled May 11

Pence lays out his policy agenda!

Biden 'Skeptical' Putin Withdrawing Russian Forces From Kyiv

Yuja Wang Goes Crazy With Mozart's "Alla Turca"

Jared Kushner appears before Jan. 6 committee

Payrolls expected to rise 490,000 as employment inches closer to pre-pandemic levels

"Why do KGB agents always travel in threes?"

Schools of Influence

The Conservative Party and Putin's Russia: a story of total moral failure [Twitter video]

Jared Yates Sexton: Sleepwalking Into History

Ah, science.....

I hate Valdemar Putin and Putin's war.

People Are 'Scared To Bring Bad News' To Putin Says Julia Ioffe - Deadline - MSNBC

Caroline Wren is on Art

Double Vaxxed Double Boosted - Thank you countless human souls who made this possible!

Filemon Vela resigns from Congress

Ontario's sixth COVID-19 wave being driven by eased restrictions, science table head says

Still flattening the curve?: Increased risk of digital authoritarianism after COVID-19

Ari is hosting yet another right wing nutcase.

New York judge strikes down Democratic-drawn maps

I 'Fully Expect' That DOJ Will Hold People Accountable Says Rep. Luria - Deadline - MSNBC

Question for those knowledgeable about the vaccine

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These Feral Kitten Siblings Transform Into Completely Different Cats

Greenville SC. doesn't even get more than 7 secs

Rep. Huffman on White Christian Nationalism: It's infecting our government.. from Congress...

193 Republicans vote no on Lowering Costs of Insulin (tweet)

This kitten's mother didn't want him. So a woman raised him like her baby.

Zelensky removed 2 senior members of his national security service because says they are traitors

Owl Stuck In Fence Patiently Waits While Stranger Helps Him

Why is Biden boasting about drilling for oil? Our planet demands we stop now

did dirty don show for his deposition today?

The GOP's Vision For America Is Far Scarier Than You Can Possibly Imagine

On Cue From Trump, Kremlin Starts Dishing New Biden Disinfo

Friday's Daily TELEGRAPH: "Duke took 1m from Turkish 'fraudster' ".

Supreme court ruling on Wisconsin maps highlights its hostility to voting rights

The U.S. Sanctions a Russian Oligarch--but Exempts His Companies

Carlos Alcaraz about to play in the last of the QFs

Former MAGA Senate candidate says GOP is loaded with 'drug-sniffing' child traffickers

The Red Hot Chili Peppers were honored today at a Hollywood Walk of Fame Star Ceremony

Skippy peanut butter issues recall for some jars over concerns they may contain steel fragments

Trump Asking Putin For Info On Biden Is 'Disgusting' Says WH Chief of Staff - Deadline - MSNBC

AIT seeks to aid Taiwan on security

Cawthorn & his workout buddy (possible trigger warning)

The Ghost Army (I had NO idea!)


Sunset, southern MD

Nice try Senator Burr?

White supremacy directly increases Covid's harms

So was Trump deposed today? n/t

Russian troop movements in Ukraine, and what they mean for the war

Scoop: New clue on Trump gap

miniseries about the Sex Pistols premiering May 31

The Risks of a Russian Ceasefire Offer

I just have to say that every day,

Russians are not very smart.

Rep. Zoe Lofgren on the Jan. 6 probe and why it's 'far more serious' than Watergate

Steal an election? Bush v Gore did. Ted Cruz helped. He advised Trump on how to do it again

Facebook fails to label 80% of posts promoting bioweapons conspiracy theory

Jan. 6 committee member: Jared Kushner interview 'really valuable'

Five sets of fetal remains found in anti-abortion activist's home

The 10 Best Spring Beers on the Market Right Now

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

Something about vaccines nobody ever mentions ...

Ukraine worries about disaster as Russia targets nuclear power plants

The new NY CD map!

Putin's Medals - Mark Fiore - Political Cartoons

Amazon union vote in Alabama is too close to call

Pure evil: 193 House Republicans Voted Against Lowering The Price Of Insulin To $35

Never Had Covid? You May Hold Key To Beating the Virus

Kremlin says the US doesn't understand the 'style of our work' amid reports that Putin's advisors

Human blueprint breakthrough: Scientists publish 'gapless' human genome

With the World's Attention on Ukraine, Suffering Is Rising Elsewhere

China Announces Counter-Sanctions Against U.S. Officials

Eastern Europe Mulls Iron Curtain With Belarus to Cut Off Russia

Antonio Brown refuses to have ankle healed until a team signs him.

Billionaire Starbucks CEO Schultz Doesn't Want Unions