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Archives: June 16, 2022

The Fed risks following a lagging indicator in CPI data: Western Asset's John Bellows

Boris Johnson's ethics adviser Lord Geidt resigns after Partygate grilling

Police Get Death Threats After Busting Patriot Front

Amazing there are billions of tomato and strawberry seeds that slip through people's hands

Read '1776 Returns,' a 9-page extremist plot to take over the Supreme Court, CNN and 6 other DC buil

Cowboy poet Baxter Black passes away at 77 years old

Matthews Beach in Seattle closes due to high bacteria levels

Marysville Police Department to hire community service officers for less serious calls

Stanley Cup Finals on ABC

Looks like it's Ginni's time in the barrel

Herschel Walker acknowledges 2nd son, insists he wasn't 'hiding' him

Bannon To Jail? Judge Rejects MAGA Ally For Jan. 6 Silence As Testimony Ramps Up Heat - The Beat MSNBC

Black Death origin mystery solved after 675 years, researchers say

Biden Pride Month Speech Blasts 'Ultra-MAGA Agenda Attacking Families'

USCP was not the proper entity to investigate the tours. It should have been referred to the FBI

If anyone is still saying there is election fraud, there should be a demand for proof. If no proof

Who is likely to be Kamala Harris' VP runningmate in 2028?

Gableman screams at judge in court, being fined $2K per day

FACT SHEET: President Biden to Sign Historic Executive Order Advancing LGBTQI+ Equality

Rep. Katie Porter Breaks Down How Big Pharma Rips Off Americans (just released 3 minute video)

OHIO ENACTS ABSURD LAW ARMING TEACHERS IN THE CLASSROOM

Nosey Update: Nosey Downing Trees

Work starts on Seattle waterfront's $70M Overlook Walk project

Looks like that scumbag David Clark is also advocating an insurrection

Palin, Begich, Gross advance to general election in Alaska House race

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about Biden's inflation....

Texas Supreme Court Rules State Can't Regulate E-Bingo on Reservations, Win for Tribes

It's not just Chicago, Stupid: Debunking another NRA Myth

3-mast something on southern MD waterway

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about overcoming fear of change....

Former federal Judge Luttig has stark message for Jan. 6 committee

Given the Loudermouth Tour Video

Brothers admit to killing British journalist, Brazil police say

American Medical Association declares abortion bans 'violation of human rights'

Great looking 'old' 3-mast something @ Solomons Island

Why did the uprising happen in Colombia?

Can someone post the new J6 Committee hearing schedule, please? -nt

Texas Governor's Race Narrows After Uvalde Shooting, Poll Shows

Matt Gaetz Declares Jim Jordan The 'Intellectual Leader' Of House Republicans

Puppy head tilts in multiples:

Proud Boys Document Shows Detailed Jan. 6 Plan To Occupy Government Buildings - All In - MSNBC

January 6 Committee sinks Trump with brilliant tactic - Brian Tyler Cohen

Stoat plays Jenga like a boss:

Sunset, southern MD

New data reveals extraordinary global heating in the Arctic

Report: Vince McMahon Investigated by WWE Board over $3M Settlement Payment

Mandatory Wednesday Mike Malloy thread!

difference between Joule the dog joining Kelvin the cat and Kelvin joining Joule:

Loudermilk's Pre-Jan. 6 Capitol Tour Under Scrutiny - Zerlina. - The Choice MSNBC

New Mexico's Supreme Court orders county commission to certify vote

4 Phones?

Matt Gaetz has declared Jim Jordan the "intellectual leader" of the Republican House caucus.

Walmart has ditched MyPillow products:

Police, civil rights group in $336K accord over 2020 protest

Tweet of the Night:

Top Democratic Strategist SLAMS Trump Team "NOT NORMAL" - MeidasTouch

The Leader of Trump's Favorite 2020 Election "Audit" May Be Disbarred After Courtroom Meltdown

Iggy Pop - Real Wild Child (Wild One)

Starbucks employees go on strike in Everett

Dolly Parton just gave another million to Vanderbilt. This time...

Bolsonasshole Blames Journalist, Native Gov Official For Their Own Murders

US Senate Elections in 2022 that the Democrats are most likely to win.

Who think some members of the Capitol Police need to be fired?

Cyber Ninja guy's businesses ruined as a result of his involvement in Arizona fraudit:

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about pardons, votes, and Trump....

Israeli court finds Gaza aid worker guilty on terror charges

Canada meme:

Tomorrow's 'Blockbuster Moment' In Jan. 6 Hearing Will Be Luttig's Testimony - All In - MSNBC

Ex-Judge Has Stark Message for January 6 Committee

GA Rep Loudermilk gave tour on 1/5 to man who threatened Pelosi, Nadler, Schumer at Capitol on 1/6

Is it really wrong to want protection for the SCOTUS?

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The REAL takeaway from the Loudermilk video ...

Wouldn't the presence of security cameras be common knowledge?

Seth Meyers - Nancy Pelosi Appears on RuPaul's Drag Race - Monologue 6/14/22

Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill deserves the highest national honors

ya know, for all the conspiracy theorist out there, take a lesson.

We are in dangerous times .... 70% of the republican members of the House in Jan. 2021 voted ....

Maine Democrats hold onto State Senate seat after special election,

Latino Democrats vent their fury after foreboding special election loss in Texas

Memory Lane: Mikie Sherrill raised the alarm about tours, received ethics complaint.

Crowded House - Distant Sun (studio version + live in Glasgow, June 10, 2022)

As this all unfolds-who knew such a widespread CONSPIRACY could be kept secret.

Michigan Dems launch lobbying effort to earn early 2024 primary

Rep. Mikie Sherrill says she saw other tour groups besides Loudermilk's

Home equity in US hits record $27.8 trillion

Texas Paul: John Fetterman Crushing Dr. Oz by nearly Double Digits in New Poll!! - MeidasTouch

Ocasio-Cortez accuses Democratic NYC council speaker of 'movie-villain type of decision-making'

Former Pence aide explains why he alerted Secret Service ahead of Jan. 6

Peter Gabriel - Games Without Frontiers

Why a Minnesota bank building ranks among the nation's most significant architecture - PBS NewsHour

Hidu, the electronic-sniffing dog, helps fight kiddie porn in pedophilia case in Mexico City

I am tired of relying on the courts. Federal troops ought to be in that New Mexico county TONIGHT!

So the capital police bold faced lie about where the "tour" went?

NASA Invites Media, Public to View Webb Telescope's First Images

Right-Wing Extremists Ramp Up Anti-LGBTQ Hate - All In - MSNBC

DOJ still arresting, still convicting

Is this Jan 6 traitor in custody?

John Yoo was on a cable news program earlier this evening.

Decoding Liz Cheney's big hint about John Eastman -- and Donald Trump

CNN for me tomorrow for hearing

Murder Spike in Rural, Red Counties Exposes Media's Anti-Reform Double Standard

Senate bill would ban data brokers from selling location and health data

What parents need to know about newly approved COVID vaccines for children under age 5 - PBS NewsHour

Have YOU reached this elevated rank?

Bernie Tweet:

Expected reversal of Miranda requires states to step up on policing

Will 1/6 Hearings Get Garland To Indict Trump? The Mehdi Hasan Show

Elon Musk is not your friend.

Execution-Happy Russia Snatches American Fighters in Ukraine

If The Capitol Police Are Not Complicit

"Mama, is that your baby?"

The Daily Show: Bear Market! & Kimberly Guilfoyle Scores $60K from Two-Minute Capitol Speech

Not trying to be snarky but I have an honest question. If someone who is anti-abortion is revealed

Call To Action! Save Our Democracy! - Fundraising Links to GOTV

Chilean swimmer breaks world record

Steph Ruhle has an up-do coif and Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse is a good lookin' dude.

Trump Aides Beg For Money after New Indictments - MeidasTouch

I know what you all are thinking but this says otherwise

GOP candidate for Secretary of State says job gives veto power over presidential election. (WI)

California's first two Latina sheriffs beat incumbents in stunning upset

June 12, 2022: 93 Years Since Anne Frank's birth; June 25, 2022: 75 years since her diary printed

Mystery of Black Death's Origins Solved, Say Researchers

Today, on the 10th DACA Anniversary, the Biden-Harris Administration celebrates the remarkable contr

Virginia man helped plan Jan. 6 insurrection, Philadelphia DA says

'Jamal Khashoggi Way' sign unveiled in front of Saudi embassy in Washington, DC

Loudermilk goes on FOX to double down

Bolsonaro says missing journalist 'disliked' in Amazon

Sheldon Whitehouse on the captured court

Statement from Norman Ornstein ( re our SCOTUS's waning legitimacy )

Tulsa King - Teaser - Paramount+ - Streams 11/13/2022

from Robert Reich: 'Relying on the Fed to bring down prices

I change the channel whenever Matthew Dowd is on MSNBC.

What President Biden And Democrats Can Do To Stabilize Gas Prices - The ReidOut - MSNBC

Photo Shows Mike Pence in Hiding on January 6

Sarah Palin advances in Alaska House special election. Can we get Palin and hershel walker to debate

The State Bar of Texas is suing to disbar Sidney Powell

House GOP Distances from Chamber of Commerce

The State Bar of Texas is suing to disbar Sidney Powell

Marjorie Taylor Greene Blames Men For Tampon Shortage

Trump Lawyer Cited 'Heated Fight' Among Justices Over Election Suits

I think right now the J6 committee has

Jan. 6 Panel Questioning Rep. Loudermilk On Pre-Riot Capitol Hill Tour - The ReidOut - MSNBC

Catalina Island uses SoCal Edison desalination plant to avoid drought

Key Derek Chauvin prosecutor tapped to be federal judge

Salvadoran women, jailed for decades for miscarriages, stillbirths, warn the U.S. about abortion ban

Hakeem Jeffries is fucking done with Clarence & Ginni Thomas.

Bonus Tweet of the Day

Lawrence: Clarence Thomas's Wife Ginni Needs A 'Great F---ing Criminal' Lawyer - The Last Word MSNBC

NYT: "Debate" among SCOTUS justices whether to hear 2020 election challenge.

Tweet of the Late Night:

Seth Meyers: Rudy Claims He Wasn't Drunk on Election Night; Guilfoyle Made $60K on Jan 6: A Closer Look

Had a chance to see a pretty sunset tonight. It had been awhile , , ,

Sen. Whitehouse: Supreme Court Must Investigate Justice Thomas's Jan. 6 Votes - The Last Word - MSNBC

Montana's largest city is flooding and no one knows where the governor is

See the Touching Moment a Distressed Baby Manatee is Rescued

Turkiye: Turkey's leader changes mind again on new name for airline

Like-new two year old car.

Congratulations on your first Wheaties box, @Simone_Biles ! ❤️❤️❤️

Mano Dura Redux: The Price of Mass Gang Arrests in El Salvador

'Privacy And Liberty Are At Stake' With Roe V. Wade Reversal - The Last Word - MSNBC

Trump was 'extremely disciplined in grifting' and trying to use the presidency to make money, expert

Will FOX carry the hearing tomorrow?

A Mayan spiritual guide accused of 'witchcraft' in Guatemala, later released

A Night tweet.

Insurrectionist tells judge her elite credentials should keep her out of prison

Co-existing mangrove-coral habitats have a new global classification system

If a person is against the Jan 6 investigation, they are against orderly law, justice and democracy

"What Is A Woman" Is a Feature-Length Exploration of Conservative Ignorance and Prejudice

Ever since I got my hair streaked blue, my kitty can't leave it alone!

JFC Florida is just full of racist assholes

Extra Bonus Tweet of the Day

Colombia's police announce mass arrests ahead of elections

Aunt Crabby Tweet:

Watergate-like scandal escalates electoral tensions in Colombia

Operation Lone Star's human and economic toll - ABC News

Operation Lone Star's human and economic toll - ABC News

What the political establishment won't tell you. - Senator Bernie Sanders

Abbott halts production at Michigan baby formula plant after storm causes flooding

Yellowstone floodwaters threaten water supplies in Montana

Good News

Federal hate crime charges filed against accused Buffalo shooter - ABC News

Federal hate crime charges filed against accused Buffalo shooter - ABC News

In energy-strapped Europe, coal gets an encore

National Buddhist Alliance Choir performs in Busan, South Korea

Alaska: Children served floor sealant instead of milk at summer school programme

Heather Cox Richardson on the Loudermilk debacle

Latter Day Heroes

Dolly Parton gives $1M to infectious disease research, again

Trump's Pressure Campaign On Mike Pence - The 11th Hour - MSNBC

Follow The Money: Trump's Fundraising Trail - The 11th Hour - MSNBC

Ginni Thomas corresponded with John Eastman, sources in Jan. 6 House investigation say

The Last Thing: Keeping Kids Healthy - The 11th Hour - MSNBC

2 Americans fighting for Ukraine reportedly captured by Russian forces - ABC News

'We have taken concrete steps' on tackling inflation: Rep. Steny Hoyer - ABC News

County Commissioners Who Won't Certify Election To Be Referred To AG For Prosecution - Rachel Maddow

OVER 400 MILLION YEARS AGO, GIANT MUSHROOMS COVERED THE EARTH

New Video Highlights Loudermilk Inconsistencies On Pre-Jan. 6 Tours - Rachel Maddow - MSNBC

Jan 6 Committee Releases Loudermilk Tour Video After 'Weird Letter' From Capitol Police - Rachel Maddow

Congresswoman Says She Saw More Tours Than Loudermilk's Ahead Of Jan. 6 Attack - Rachel Maddow

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 6/15/22

Our house is divided - can it be made whole again?

Breakfast Thursday 16, June 2022

Israel, EU and Egypt sign gas agreement - Al Jazeera

An unpopular opinion

Heat, humidity kill at least 2,000 Kansas cattle, state says

The Russian negotiation team arrives in Kyiv.

'Not acceptable': Biden rips oil CEOs for raking in record profits

Fastest-growing black hole may have been discovered by astronomers - BBC News

Gas price gouging

President Biden calls out U.S. oil companies as gas prices soar - CBS News

French president visits Kyiv suburb, decries 'massacre'

Iran prepares to launch a solid-fuel rocket launch - CNBC Television

"Deer steps in to end cat fight"

Ukraine gets another $1B in aid from U.S. - CNBC Television

Thursday TOONs - Nothing To See Here

***JUNE/SPRING Seasonal Photo Contest FINALS***

***JUNE/SPRING Seasonal Photo Contest FINALS*** are posted in GD

Michelle Obama Urges Voters To Stay Engaged Amid Primaries - NBC News

Rat, disguised as dog:

I've accepted defeat, at the paws of the kittens

Cryptocurrency Collapse Wreaking Havoc On Investors - NBC News

Texas Mother Advertises 'Family For Hire' To Help Pay Bills

Why Germany is under scrutiny for its lack of support to Ukraine - CNN

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries on Ginni and Clarence....whew!

#Maddow showed a stunning picture showing former VP #Pence's wife Karen, shutting the window curtain

And the sky is gray

There was a lot of good news reported yesterday.

White Parents Rallied to Chase a Black Educator Out of Town. Then, They Followed Her to the Next One

I guess DeSantis is deciding if you vaccinate your child or not for you.

Russ Feingold: Trump a 'loose cannon' that must be prevented from shooting again - CNN

Maddow reported the tours were Hours long.

A merchant navy cadet is suing...company failed to protect her from rape and sexual harassment...

NYT Wordle 6/16 ***SPOILER THREAD***

Volkswagen accused of using slave labor in Brazil - DW News

New Mexico's Supreme Court orders county commission to certify vote

Tim Russ has a bone to pick:

First responders say education could prevent tragedy at Vermont swimming holes

Endgame to my Green Card insanity with my wife: Made it to Bangkok

MAGA influencers flock to Florida, chasing political clout and connections

UN reports over 100 million people forcibly displaced worldwide - FRANCE 24

This suburban Dallas-area triangle has generated enough racist headlines and far-right extremists

Why I will never again set foot in the state of Florida:

The Slobfather's failed coup - we're storming the Capitol

'An important moment': EU leaders arrive in Kyiv to meet Zelenskiy - Guardian News

AOC Says Colleagues 'Wish Me Harm' After Newly Released Jan. 6 Committee Footage

Hope they're going to flip Capitol tour guy

Exchange of letters between resigning ethics adviser Lord Geidt and Johnson revealed

145 Days Until Midterm Election Day! Upcoming Primaries and Deadlines

Look who is trashing D'Souza now.

UN human rights chief could not speak to detained Uyghurs or families during Xinjiang visit

Freya is turning into quite the beauty

US has not fully investigated own role in Yemen rights abuses, watchdog finds

US has not fully investigated own role in Yemen rights abuses, watchdog finds

North Korea announces outbreak of intestinal sickness

Limbo Rock - Chubby Checker

You raised $20.00 on June 15, 2022 MOPINKO for Westlund WI State Senate

Gas prices: 'The solution here, unfortunately, is probably a recession,' analyst says

You raised $320.22 on June 15, 2022 for OFFICIAL Democratic Underground for Beto O'Rourke

Detroit honors Vincent Chin, Asian American killed in 1982

US jobless claims total higher-than-expected 229,000 last week

You raised $5.00 on June 15, 2022 Democratic Underground for Patty Pansing-Brooks SPECIAL ELECTION

Michael Luttig and the "Independent State Legislators Theory"..

Herschel Walker, Critic of Absentee Dads, Admits to Yet ANOTHER Secret Son

You raised $50.00 on June 15, 2022 for Rev Sen Warnock GA

You raised $25.00 on June 15, 2022 Democratic Underground for Stacey Abrams Gov GA

Here are all the current links on the DU for donations (Ukraine + political)

Possible railroad strike in about 90 days- President Biden will have to step in

A Haggard-looking former president was a surprise guest at the Andrew Giuliani fundraiser

Donald Trump Jr. calls on Trump supporters to sign his father's birthday card -- and pay for the priv

So, You don't think there is going to be ...."MORE"?

I am recording my readings of 3 authors, as a memento for my grandchildren, and ask your opinion

You're Playing Us Too Close

FOX is scheduled to show the Third Hearing today.

Right-wing influencers are breaking out bogus 'Antifa' conspiracy theories after Patriot Front membe

"The Old Man"📺

Inquest Into Death of Charleena Lyles Begins

Covid deaths in South Africa (long, interesting thread)

Inquest Into Death of Charleena Lyles Begins

The moment we should have realized it was a much deeper conspiracy than anyone imagined?

Car and Driver: The danger of keyless ignitions

🚨 Last night, Youngkin sent down an anti-abortion budget amendment he is hoping YOU don't notice

Youngkin proposes budget changes on education, criminal justice and SCOTUS protests

Cincinnati storm clouds look like tidal wave:

That group taking recon fotos

Nursing home settles historic transgender discrimination complaint

Hunter Biden's ex has a tell all book

After four years of silence and a settlement with Fox News, Seth Rich's parents are ready to talk.

TAKEI: "But Her Emails"

Virginia Health Chief doubts racial disparities in health care

Did Grassley give away the game?

Michael Cohen is Quite Excited about Today's Hearings

chilling article on Slate on school shooting truthers. THIS is what the US is up against.

The Republicans built this Anti-government house and we all have to live in it!

Top U.S. & World Headlines -- June 16, 2022

Helpful legal advice

Homemade Baked Beans Recipe (video)

It's incredible, The committee, If they wanted to, could add hearings.

Across the River - Bruce Hornsby, The Range

Grandma falls in love with a wombat

Herschel walker has 2 more "secret " kids

Puppies Abandoned By Road Are So Lucky This Lady Came Along

The Guilfoyle email that illustrates Cheney's pre-Jan. 6 assistance to Trump World

Hunter Biden and Ginny Thomas

50 years ago tomorrow, 6/17/22 - Watergate break-in

A star lost in a galactic bowling tournament, what did it win?

Walmart Stops Selling Mike Lindell's Pillows

2 US Merchant Marine Academy Cadets Sue Maersk Over Alleged Sexual Harassment

100 Million People in America Are Saddled With Health Care Debt

Brand New National Holiday...I never heard of it.. Juneteenth...You may have not heard of it either.

Loudermilk's new excuse, "a golden eagle sconce." Not from the onion.

Some more good news getting lost in all the good news being reported.

contest between democracy and fascism

Anyone else watching Season 4 of "Stranger Things"?

Netflix "Keep Sweet: Pray and Obey", doc on the FLDS. Wow.

BLONDE - Official Teaser - Netflix - Streams 09/23/2022

Jan. 6 Select Committee will request testimony from Ginni Thomas in light of the Eastman emails.

Mortgage rates surge to the highest point since 2008

What should you do with your money in a stock market like this?

Jimmy Buffett - A Pirate Looks at 40, Margaritaville - Live Chicago

Ancient Roman soldier carved a phallus with a personal insult in this stone

Representation matters ❤️

Something I don't understand. Re: Phishing schemes.

Name the only player in MLB History, over his career, to play 4 different positions

OMG, he's like 100 years old

Whatever that #@&*% "key" is supposed to accomplish in my message field, all it has

DOW Has Dipped Below 30K This Morning

brief case train layout.

The, "You better get a good f'ing lawyer club".

Jan. 6 panel to seek testimony from Ginni Thomas

Production at recently opened baby formula factory stopped again

It's a couple of years old but I started watching Midnight Diner (Japanese version)

On the science fiction plot device known as the "sleeper agent"

Media & Democracy Project analyzed all 816 guests on five Sunday Shows in 2021.

Tweet of the Day

TFG DEMANDS equal time!

DeSantis is a 'very dangerous individual' because he has 'already absorbed all the lessons of Trump'

Herschel Walker skips right over his screwing out of wedlock.

If Roe falls, some DAs won't enforce anti-abortion laws

Anniversaries and Posting Milestones (June 16, 2022)

An elementary school thought it was serving milk to students. Turns out it was floor sealant.

American's say 2 things will stop mass shootings. Republicans won't consider discussing

Gun stores report record sales as Washington state prepares to enact new firearm law

Was Ginni Thomas Blabbing To John Eastman About Internal Supreme Court Deliberations? HFS!

Europe is making it much harder for Russia to ship oil anywhere

Tesla has increased prices for all models in the US, with some rising by up to $6,000

Who Else Is Hoping Herschel Walker's Next Child Is A Teenage Daughter?

Congratulations, Herschel! It's a baby girl!! A 30-year-old baby girl

So am I getting this right

Montana Governor Still Mysteriously Missing as State Suffers Devastating Floods

Has any journalist/reporter asked Loudermilk the simple question:

Idaho to Bay Area: White Supremacists Violently Target Pride Events, Egged on by Right-Wing Media

NEW: Raskin tells CNN that we WILL learn who the "backchannel" was between the proud boys and the...

Senators led by Elizabeth Warren want to ban brokers from trading people's health and location data

Were there laws passed about photographing federal buildings after 9-11?

The Current Supreme Court Is Illegitimate

Alameda Co. Sheriff Greg Ahern concedes as challenger Yesenia Sanchez secures upset win

Amid Push To Stem Gun Violence, Republicans Reject Biden's ATF Nominee In Committee

Low testing may be hiding a COVID wave hitting Texas, experts say

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about bulls, bears, and the market....

I scoffed at an idea that the Jan 6 hearings were "for history". What an idiot I've been.

Initiative to change Seattle elections heads toward ballot

Washinton senators call for investigation into baby formula price gouging

Home prices are going to start falling, and it's going to be a major shitshow for the country

Everett man charged in '3-year unrelenting campaign' of cyberstalking, threats

Bishop says Nativity School is no longer Catholic because it displays BLM & Pride flags

Anti-vaccine doctor sentenced to prison for Capitol riot

I wonder if Christian Walker will have some things to say to his father:

Baryshnikov: Putin 'trying to create a new history of Russia'

Right-wing media are fearmongering about Title IX protections for LGBTQ students

January 6 panel to show how pressure from Trump put Pence's life in danger

Can Tesla survive after alienating the liberal customer base?

"Is there anyone in Trump World who isn't trying fleece the Deplorables?"

Milley: Ukraine losing 100 soldiers per day

The Whole Herschel Walker Thing Illustrates Something

The January 6th Committee will now seek testimony from Ginni Thomas.

You know those sarcastic comments used when an answer is VERY obvious?

The Forgotten History Of The Dallas Serial Bombings

LIVE -- Jan 6 Committee Hearing on the Trainwreck, Day 3

****1/6 Committee Hearings Day 3, thread ONE****

Fasten your seatbelts

Seasoned Salt. Behr color blooper.

Time for right wing "national security" org ACT for America to lose its "national security" card

White Parents Rallied to Chase a Black Educator Out of Town. Then, They Followed Her to the Next One

Our heatwave didn't break, but it did crack a bit, in Flint

Arkansas Governor Plans Possible Presidential Bid

Was here briefly, saw the beautiful wings, but bamboo interferes!

Russia Slashes Gas Flows to Europe

Come testify under oath in front of Congress. Under oath. Under penalty of prison for lying.

47 cats rescued from car at rest stop during extreme heat

Congresswoman Says She Saw More Tours Than Loudermilk's Ahead Of Jan. 6 Attack

Your typical Herschel Walker voter

Cartoons 6/16/2022

Judge Luttig could be played by William Shatner.

Judge Luttig's complete statement to Jan 6th Committee

The threat from all the presidents' yes-men

Production at bedeviled baby formula factory halted by storm

Just when you thought they couldn't get any more bloodthirsty. . .

'Part of a new normal:' Covid reinfections are here to stay

Biden sued by climate groups using novel legal argument to stop oil and gas drilling

European Leaders Visit Ukraine as Kyiv Renews Calls for More Military Support

Another small win

Call To Action! Save Our Democracy! - Fundraising Links to GOTV

The portrait of health and vitality

Wow it was shameless plug day on the thom Hartmann show

Any legislation yet to close the loopholes TFG tried to exploit?

US Senate Elections is 2022 that the Democrats are likely to win.

If Cat Stevens were to sing about TGF's fear of Mark Meadows testifying, it might sound like this:

If Cat Stevens were to write about TGF's fear of Mark Meadows testifying, it might sound like this:

Biden nominates Chauvin prosecutor for federal judge in Minnesota

Poll: Most Americans say these measures could stop mass shootings. The Senate isn't considering them

Chip Roy says women in the military cause the standards to be reduced.

Ukrainian Farmers Poison Russian Troops With Spiked Cherries as Guerrilla War Terrifies Invaders

UPDATE: Kitt Peak in GO status; Contreras Fire grows to nearly 7,000 acres

Social Security Solvency: Lindsey Graham Thinks Seniors May 'Have to' Take Less Money -- Can They

Luttig

Real estate firm must comply with New York AG's Trump probe, court rules

****1/6 Committee Hearings Day 3, thread TWO****

DeSantis' 'Stop Woke Act' faces court test as universities become targets. At issue: free speech

Michigan senator subpoenaed by Jan. 6 committee over work rejecting election fraud claims

More and More People Are Falling Behind On Their Car Loans

Shatner's really gotten old

it "would have plunged America into what I believed would have been tantamount to a revolution"

Please don't ask Luttig anything else. Just ask Keebler Elf Guy.

Some of dis and Some of dat

Montana governor shares same travel agent & same concern about state's well being as Cancun CRUZ

U.S. probing how American electronics wound up in Russian military gear

Please stop slut shaming Herschel Walker!

NBC just stopped airing hearing

Creepy Giuliani's on now

Be careful what you ask for....

Between FL(Demings),IA(Franken),NC(Beasley),and OH(Ryan),

READ: The full statement from Pence counsel Greg Jacob to the select committee.

Give Luttig A Break

Someone gave Luttig a Red bull. He's picking up steam.

12th Amendment:

WOW: DOJ wrote to select committee yesterday saying committee is hampering criminal investigation

How come we have not seen any recent polls for the 2022 WI US Senate Race?

Eureka! I now understand clearly why it has taken 17, plus, months to present these hearings.

US-led coalition capture senior IS leader in north Syria raid

Baby with ducklings:

Good God! This makes me feel old: Bob McGrath is 90 today!

J6 hearing: People are by nature intolerant.

John Eastman and Ginni Thomas Should Have Their Hands Glued to a Bible for the Next Year

Does Carolyn Boudreaux have a future in winning GA elected office?

Mother Caracal & her baby:

If..."IF" Trump is indicted at the end of these hearings, he will COMPLETELY lose his shit.

Eastman: "I am here to request you reject the electors in the disputed states."

Mastriano, other election deniers quiet on fraud claims after primary wins

Cat with unusually cute walk (sound up!):

WATCH LIVE: Jan. 6 Committee hearings - Day 3 - PBS NewsHour

Josh Hawley: Voters don't care about January 6, it's all political theater

Eastman thought he could get SCOTUS 7-2. Maybe. We know which 2.

They knew, of course they knew.

Anna Sorokin, known for taking hundreds of thousands of dollars from friends and businesses ...

Eric Swalwell FTW

FYI--Luttig at normal speed.

Rep. Greg Steube removed his tweet calling CNN "The Communist News Network" who built "a full TV set

Luttig says Pence had no constitutional right to overturn election Jan. 6 hearings - PBS NewsHour

MSNBC: Ginny Thomas would be more than happy to appear before the 1/6 Committee

Eastman did the same thing again in Wisconsin:

Ari Melber-Lawyers can be annoying

To show you how in the dark and stupid trumpers are

Whew! Drained a sebaceous cyst just a whisper away from the patient's left eye.

Winners in the 2022 D incumbent vs D incumbent US House primary election?

Goin' Down, Goin' Down, Goin' Down

New DOJ: Failure to grant dept access to Jan 6 cmte. witness transcripts complicates investigations

Josh Hawley Caught With Hands In Cookie Jar: JANUARY 4- "it depends" on what happens January 6th."

I think most are missing Judge Luttig's real intention.

"Was there a cop riding a dog into battle?"

****1/6 Committee Hearings Day 3, thread THREE****

The 12th Amendment of the US Constitution

Tim Sale has died. (artist of Superman and Batman works)

Many LGBTQ Ukrainians face hurdles entering US under humanitarian programs

New photograph of Trump and his entourage in Oval Office on January 6, 2021 (released by House...

40 feet from the tourists

new photographs of Trump and his circle in Oval Office on January 6 (released by House Committee)

School board member's son urges people to shoot Black people 'for fun' in viral video (MD)

WATCH: Pence lawyer Greg Jacob on why vice president had no authority to refuse electoral votes

GOT ONE HOOKED !!!

I don't give a shit about which bible verses they read during the insurrection (nt)

Here's what the insurrectionists said about Pence after Trump tweeted about him

Warriors' latest innovation in NBA's small-ball revolution is on defense

FiiiF!

Wow. It started slow

desantis trying to kill kids

Senate OKs enhanced benefits for vets exposed to burn pits

WATCH: Trump advisers tell Jan. 6 committee they knew Pence had no right to change election results

Nebraska Man Pleads Guilty to Threatening Election Official

I learned a new term today. CONSERVATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL SCHOLAR.

Pence is still a lying scoundrel

"Now is the time for all good men to come to the aid of their country. "

I knew I had seen this Luttig guy before

Luttig's closing statement!!! 3:40PM. Slaps Trump and his allies!

This Pence pic

TFG, his allies and his supporters are a clear and present danger to American democracy - Luttig

"A clear and present danger to American Democracy."

And just like that...

People may make fun of Judge Luttig, but he knows just how close we are to losing it all.

WATCH: Greg Jacob says Pence believed framers would not put election outcome in hands of one person

13 LGBTQ+ Heroes You Didn't Learn About in History Class

Andrea Mitchell misquoted one of the witnesses

Bob & Ray - Slow Talkers of America

I just missed the 3rd day hearings. do you know where a recorded version will be posted? nt

Eastman email seeking a pardon

When do the arrest begin ?

Attention John Eastman: Enjoy your time in prison.

How ironic. TFG called Pence a 'wimp', a 'pussy', and that he lacked courage when he's afraid of

What's for Dinner, Thurs., June 16, 2022

(Jewish Group) LGBTQ youth face terrifying new legal threats. How should Jews respond?

Just have to wonder

One of the clip showed someone screaming that Pence was a traitor

(Jewish Group) Start summer with fruit salad and oven-fried 'everything' chicken

Eastman asked Giuliani for a pardon via email

Rachel Bitecofer has prepared a great library of memes to support the J6 Committee

I wonder why Eastman thought he needed a pardon

BOOM !! Fake Trump Electors rejection tied DIRECTLY Trump text and riot announcement!!

Chris Christie on ABC just called TFG's inner circle the 'crackpot squad'.

Luttig used the term "Clear and Present Danger" for the future of democracy nt

So, seriously, about these pardons

WATCH: Trump lawyer knew theory for Pence to overturn election was false, Cheney says - PBS NewsHour

I have such a visceral reaction to seeing ANY images of Trump.

I understand the need

And now the Republican leadership responds to todays Jan 6 hearing ...

Dad Builds His Cat His Very Own Jungle Gym

So, the violence of 1/6/21 served 2 purposes for the orange anus

CNN what a panel: Chris Wallace, Conway, Jeffrey Toobin.... and Wolf.

Scotland: Miners pardoned nearly 40 years after being convicted during strikes

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about culture shifting and representation....

The Devil You Know

I want to be put on the "pardon list"! Yikes!

On Lincoln Project Podcast Rick Wilson Just Called TFG

Tokyo moves to allow same-sex partnerships, but not as legal marriage

Trump said on Lies Social, errrr Truth Social,he wants equal time.

Could not

DoJ requests J6 Committee transcripts

In Saudi crackdown on LGBTQ expression, even rainbow toys aren't safe

Luttig closes with this: "I have written that today, almost two years after that fateful day in Jan.

Biden Targets Conversion Therapy, Anti-Trans Bills, and More in Sweeping LGBTQIA Rights Executive Or

Starbucks Threatens to Take Away Trans Rights at Stores That Unionize

I guess we'll never know why Pence refused to get in the car,

How Arizonas Cities are Becoming a Sustainable Green Oasis in the Desert - GREENING THE DESERT

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 17 June 2022

How many of these guys testifying

Bill Clinton: 'Fair Chance' US Could 'Completely Lose' Its Democratic System

Rudy Giuliani was just asked if committee testimony earlier today is true ...

I've decided I should be on the parDOG list, if that's still in the works. (Twitter)

The Conspiracy Theory At the Center of the Far Right's Violence Against LGBTQ+ People

FBI Source: The rioters would have killed Pence if given the chance.

Pixar's Lightyear Is Triggering the Latest Right-Wing Anti-LGBTQ+ Panic

Michigan senator refuses to testify publicly before Jan. 6 committee

This Lifeless Dog Couldn't Even Lift His Head, Now Watch Him Transform

You know how sometimes you get down on yourself? You feel embarrassed?

The Breakdown: January 6 Hearings Day #3

Sue Bird announces retirement.

Mike Luckovich-TFG -Overturn Jan 6 Hearings

WATCH: Trump tweet attacking Pence was like 'pouring gasoline on the fire,' White House aide says

Top 10 Conservative Idiots Special Report: The January 6th Live Telecast Edition

Yellow Magic Orchestra - "Rydeen" (Official Music Video)

D'espairsRay: Hai to Ame (yes AND rain)

What did RTump promise John Eastman...

"Tim, I know you and trust you but you're not the one behind the wheel."

WATCH: Proud Boys would have killed Pence if they found him, Rep. Aguilar says, citing informant

For those that think the DOJ has been sitting on its hands and not investigating -- review this

"who is your favorite fictional president?" bill clinton: "tony goldwyn, martin sheen, michael dou

Bonus Tweet of the Day

Liberal Redneck - Mike Pence and "Team Normal" on January 6

Alaska schoolchildren were served floor sealant instead of milk at a child care program

Based on the hearings so far

Freeperville on Jan 6 hearings:.......crickets.

Super Cute Bear Cubs B and Em One Month After Rescue

Bay Area Named Host City for 2026 World Cup; Games to Be Played at Levi's Stadium

Ajax Liquor Store

So here we are, still no decent healthcare

As an aside. With all that is coming out now about Trump and those around him, his SCOTUS picks

My home state CO has yet to elect a female US Senator.

WATCH: Former Trump legal adviser sought pardon after Jan. 6. House committee reveals - PBS NewsHour

I can't understand why people are voting for MAGA Republicans while all this news

Negative impact of the great lie for future elections has already started

This Is Democracy's Dirge

When you know a fire will burn you and you stick your hand in the fire anyways.

The guy in the suit and tie (or overcoat and tie) with the megaphone

John Eastman To Rudy Giuliani: 'I Should Be On The Pardon List' - MSNBC

Sigh. Letter update

I listened to every word Judge Luttig had to say.

I don't know what disturbs me more...

AP Interview: Biden says a recession is 'not inevitable'

They All Knew

Jan. 6 committee asks Ginni Thomas, wife of Justice Clarence Thomas, to testify

The U.S. cities hosting the 2026 World Cup are announced

Extra Bonus Tweet of the Day

Family "Blind" 1971

Sweet sweep in Colorado

Oh so ted cruz was judge Luttigs clerk

Don't give them a convenient excuse for treason.

Proven at today's hearing, beyond any doubt: " Donald Trump is a liar and a crook."

Cee Lo Green (w/Daryl Hall) - Fuck You (three to choose from)

Fortenberry (R-NE) leaves nothing unturned in urging judge to give him probation (3 felonies)

John Cornyn: Wait, Did I Say 'Gun Bill'? Pretty Sure I Said 'Guns Are SWELL'

Well well well - it's Robert Ray on Ari

'It's not tolerable anymore': Southwest residents endure more severe heat waves thanks to CC

I can't watch the video of the attack on our Capitol on 1/6/21, anyone else with this problem?

My message to TFG and all his treasonous allies:

Pence at the loading dock under the capitol

On MSNBC now: Robert Ray: Still an asshole.

Jill Biden: I had the absolute honor of introducing Javier Gomez at the White House Pride Month...

Another Round for Rudy - Jan 6th Hearings - Capitol Attack - Political Cartoons

I was confused between justice and revenge...

Trump pressuring Mike Pence to overturn election results is additional evidence of Trump's treason

So, when Ginni appears before the Select Committee---

Equal time trump says..

PBS Newshour had an excellent segment raising an important point

"A lynch mob bent on killing Mike Pence and Nancy Pelosi"

check out this legitimate glitch in Ghost of Tsushima

Coins depicting Border Patrol agent grabbing Haitian migrant trigger investigation

Post a line or 2 from a novel & see if anyone can guess the novel without using Google

An idea: "Trump cared little about the Country or the Constitution That He Swore Allegiance To"

My emotional self wants to send an assassination squad to take out Putin

Interesting voice mail just now

I don't know what is more upsetting. Having a president who used the p-word

Aunt Crabby Tweet:

Dominion Voting System's lawsuit against Newsmax can proceed, Delaware judge rules

California explosion: Refrigerator explodes violently, shattering 4 windows in CA home

I'm a little confused about Superman Pence.

Aunt Crabby Tweet #2:

ALERTS LITIGATION TEXAS Texas Judge Blocks Wet Signature Law

Texas Judge Blocks Wet Signature Law

U.S. veterans who went to Ukraine after Russia's invasion have gone missing

Aunt Crabby #3:

Liberal Justice Sotomayor says U.S. Supreme Court 'mistakes' can be fixed

John Eastman Begged for pardon and plead the Fifth 100+ Times in damning new video - MeidasTouch

The Jan. 6 select committee makes a criminal referral -- its own way

Dolly's sister

I'm very late to the party, but

GOP, Dem Senate bargainers divided over gun deal details

watching the hearing...

US Marshals announce 24 arrests following warrant sweep in Portland metro

Justice Dept. secures first guilty plea for threats to election workers

US Senate Elections in 2022 that the Democrats are likely to win.

Justice Dept. secures first guilty plea for threats to election workers

Pillow humper raged after being dropped by WalMart

Should California gun owners be forced to buy liability insurance? A new bill says yes.

Pence's own fucking brother was on the proud boy's side

Anna Delvey Is in the NFT Business Now

Elon Musk comes off as a jackass in Town Hall With Twitter Employees

When he rode that escalator to announce his candidacy...

Evening, and sunset, southern MD

Highlights From Jan. 6 Committee Hearing On Pressure Campaign Against Pence - MSNBC

"Who We Are" A chronicle of racism in America on Netflix

Justin Glawe: January 6 was practice

STD war veteran Cadette Bonespurs called Pence a 'wimp' as VP resisted 'pressure campaign' to

I wish the Fitzmas high-fiving around these hearings on social media would stop

So, why did Trump withhold pardons for both Eastman and Giuliani?

SpaceX Staff Slam Musk to Company Executives, The Verge Says

here's the golden eagle sconce that Loudermilk's "tourists" were supposedly taking photos of.

Why do we keep calling them believers in "conspiracy theories?"

*REMINDER*: Rachel Maddow is on in a few minutes with her panel to discuss today's hearing.

Cancun cruz father figure testified today

40 feet is how close this country came from Trump's desperate attempt of overthrowing our democracy!

How could you NOT want to be represented by Raphael Warnock?

Jesuit school stripped of Catholic status over display of Pride and Black Lives Matter flags

I'm so sick of those people who knew getting credit...

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