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Archives: May 22, 2023

Lauren Boebert's divorce exposes the dark little secret of red state life

30 Tons of Explosive Chemicals Lost During Rail Shipment

A striking gap between deaths of Black and White babies plagues the South

May Photo Contest Final vote thread

Florida Started A Race To Reshape Conservatism. Now It Has Some Catching Up To Do.

TAG TEAM: Why is Putin sanctioning Trump's enemies list?

May Finals are up in GD

Tweet of the Day

Yellen says early June is 'hard deadline' for raising debt limit, warns bills will go unpaid

Gov. McMaster's office says 'hunt them with dogs' comment was 'joke.' SC Dems want apology.

Found on Facebook:

Can someone fill me in.. When the push for the border on 05/12 did not happen.. how did Fox handle

Collective Stupidity -- How Can We Avoid It?

E-Verify system in Florida aimed at scaring off workers in worst jobs. Who will fill in?

E-Verify system in Florida aimed at scaring off workers in worst jobs. Who will fill in?

Biden to meet with McCarthy, says Republican demands unacceptable

Now that the G7 summit is done

Sunset, southern MD 5/21

Bonus Tweet of the Day

the us monsoon season is here. 5/21/23

Jax Mayor-elect Donna Deegan (D) says 'local rule' a priority

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about currency & companies and peas & carrots....

Cyclist recovering after colliding with black bear

Minnesota lawmakers plan to solidify court's rejection of abortion restrictions, limit state data re

Around my yard

Dog left home alone for weeks starts to act strangely

Across the Desk - S7:E19 (Warr Acres, OK has Two festivals coming in June!)

The Korgis - Everybody's Got To Learn Sometime

A Philly judge dismissed charges against a cop accused of beating a mother in front of her child

Dirt Miller - Roll The Dice

R.I.P. Rick 🕯️😢

OH-SEN: The disturbing 'Trumpification' of Frank LaRose (R) puts power before his original brand

Marjorie Greene Press Conference Goes Horribly Wrong! - Luke Beasley

Going on a road trip? The U.S. is #1 for route options

'We're not going to wait our turn:' What Democrats can glean from new Ohio millennial mayors

Two live covers from The Big Push: English Man In New York and Bongo Bong

Hmmmmmmmm! A young family member asked me why this isn't getting more coverage

In N. Virginia, endorsement primaries point to increasingly politicized school boards

I know a lot of people here don't like/don't use Twitter, but if any of you do...

'They're opposed to government. But now they are the government.' One county's hard-right shift

Vigilante violence disproportionately harms marginalized communities: Researchers

Two Decades of Prison Did Not Prepare Me for the Horrors of County Jail

Sen. Sanders: 'Nobody is happy about the 14th Amendment...but it beats where we're at right now'

MI: City candidates in Howell and Brighton vying for votes in November

Microsoft has a Chinese chatbot (female or male, your choice) with 660 million users/addicts

CHICAGO: Young voters played a key role in Mayor Brandon Johnson's victory

Greek PM Mitsotakis says has won decisive mandate to govern

Ohio GOP supports college overhaul bills to create 'safe space' for conservatives

AI being used to scam people, story on 60 Minutes

Bing AI claims discipleship to Jesus Christ - Convert even if you die and Muhammad is Antichrist

On June 8th, a New York court will hear a case that could pave the way for a new Democratic gerryman

So why is Brad Raffensperger on Putin's Sanctioned Americans List?

Ukraine Identifies Russian General It Says Ordered Destruction Of Iconic An-225 Mriya Jet

There is No Kentucky Fried Chicken (Really long read)

Velshi: This single SCOTUS case could upend our entire regulatory system - Velshi - MSNBC

Angry fans crash through gate at El Salvador soccer match in stampede that kills 12, injures dozens

Rachel Maddow on Mastodon:

ZATOICHI: The Blind Swordsman Season1 #1 samurai action drama Full movie English subtitles

*A Chorus Line in TCM now.

Damaged Patriot system in Kyiv has been fixed, U.S. says

I think there WILL be a default. Because...

Why China doesn't want to end the conflict in Ukraine - Ian Williams - Times Radio

Pure imagination . . .


Trump Aide in BIG TROUBLE in New Federal Order - Meidas Touch

National Republicans use often-doomed legislation to target Alaska Rep. Peltola (D)

Monday Happy May Morning Coffee Jazz and Bossa Nova Music for Relaxing

WATCH: Ukraine's President Zelenskyy meets with Biden as G7 leaders pledge support - PBS NewsHour

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, May 23: Hosted by Ann Margret

Ren & Chinchilla: How To Be Me (live)

It's Robert Montgomery's birthday!

The A.I. Mind Virus

Sen. Stabenow: 14th Amendment, discharge petition are 'viable' options to avoid default - Velshi MSNBC

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, May 24: Star of the Month: William Powell: Into the '40s

Philip Glass: 'Metamorphosis 2'

"After Tuesday's special elections, Democrats are now overperforming partisan lean by an average

NAACP issues travel advisory for Florida - MSNBC Reports

AZ-01: Ex-TV news anchor Marlene Galan-Woods (D) becomes the 6th Dem to enter race

sugar plum fairy on a glass harmonica.

Ed Markey is correct--use the 14t Amendment. Work requirements to extend debt is letting bullies win.

Ron DeSantis finally goes ALL-IN with most VILE law yet - Meidas Touch

First Dog Commander supervising the landing of Marine 1 tonight from the Truman Balcony.

We need a meme that will get to the MAGAs who say they are tired

ZATOICHI: The Blind Swordsman Season1 # 7 samurai action drama Full movie English subtitles

Alec Baldwin is going to be in a Hollywood movie (just great,) about the Kent State shooting.

Fmr. Amb. to Ukraine: Ukraine's Counteroffensive Won't End the War Yet - Amanpour and Company

CSU didn't investigate claims that Fullerton president inappropriately touched students

Dem ads - what I've been noticing...


Graduates boo, turn backs on Warner Bros. CEO during commencement speech at Boston University

Top Trump attorney says he quit over legal team's in-fighting - American Voices - MSNBC

Texas Senate committee revamps school funding bill to revive voucher-like program

TN county operations taken over by conservatives will be "reflective of the Judeo-Christian values"

OMG: Jim Jordan humiliated on live TV - Brian Tyler Cohen

Minnesota Legislature approves minimum wage for Uber and Lyft drivers

ZATOICHI: The Blind Swordsman Season1 #2 samurai action drama Full movie English subtitles

today's mass shooting 5-21-23: Mass shooting at Missouri nightclub leaves at least 3 dead

Ill. lawmaker: All-gender bathrooms will 'cause violence from dads like me'

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about 5 concepts and political commentary....

Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick says "there is a little bit of wiggle room" on debt default date - Face the Nation

Heather Cox Richardson (the whole Trump/Putin plan - it is all to important to cut and paste)

Networks Don't Want to Repeat CNN's Mistake

Breakfast Monday 22 May 2023

'The world in general is not that hateful - it's just lawmakers' - Velshi - MSNBC

Minneapolis to pay $700,000 settlement with family members detained while police killed their father

21 May: Russians set a new bar for the most disastrous attack - Reporting from Ukraine

Meet the 'Forest Fishers' Restoring Mangroves and Livelihoods in Mexico

Mexico Prosecutors Drop Case Against Woman Sentenced For Killing Man As He Raped Her

Ron DeSantis hit with TOTAL NIGHTMARE Scenario - Meidas Touch

Former Florida GOP Rep. Considers Drastic Move Because Of Gov. Ron DeSantis

ZATOICHI: The Blind Swordsman Season1 # 18 samurai action drama Full movie

(Jewish Group) It's hard to watch a 4-hour documentary on Nazi-occupied Amsterdam. That's the point

Ivan Guzman, Dead to Rights - In English

(Jewish Group) Jewish middle school teacher in WI arrested for threatening students over swastikas

(Jewish Group) Mayor of MS town apologizes after saying trash collectors are 'not trying to Jew...

(Jewish Group) An Asian-Jewish superhero fights the 1970s Chinese mob in comic book debut

Sen. Tammy Duckworth on challenges at home and abroad - The Sunday Show - MSNBC

Minnesota Legislature approves minimum wage for Uber and Lyft drivers

Hakeem Jeffries alphabet speech:

8-year-old girl sought medical help 3 times on day she died, US immigration officials say

German child evacuees of World War Two-BBC program witness hstory

is republican speaker of the Texas house, Dade Phelan, drunk on the job?

Bernie Sanders DEMOLISHES the GOP in Perfect Press Conference - Meidas Touch

US flogs Ben Gvir for 'provocative, inflammatory' tour on tense Temple Mount

For Scott

For Scott

The more you know.

Wordle 702 (5/22) ***SPOILER THREAD***

Meta fined record $1.3 billion and ordered to stop sending European user data to US

Patagonia's underwater defence against climate change needs protection

Going to call the vets this morning for Mr Big paws I'm wondering if he has dementia.

Russian propaganda destroyed my family. - The Russian Dude

Why negotiating with Kevin McCarthy is a waste of time.

Called my former congress rep Scott Perry left a message. I now know why he didn't get that pardon.

Monday TOONs - No Brainer

DE-SEN: Senator Carper to Announce Political Future in Wilmington

On this day, May 22, 1940, filmmaker Kieth Merrill was born.

Warner CEO booed at Boston University as supporters of writers' strike picket outside

On this day, May 22, 1915, Britain's deadliest rail accident happened.

Ohioans vote on Issue 1 on Aug. 8. What does it say?

Concerns about Biden's reelection swamped by fear of Trump in swing voter focus groups

Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Plant Outage: Ukraine blames Russian missile strikes - Al Jazeera

News & Commentary May 12, 2023

Anyone heard the expression "be the Jesus" used?

On this day, May 22, 1939, Paul Winfield was born.

Collared Inca Hummingbird

On this day, May 22, 1813, Richard Wagner was born.

Biden asked to respond to Putin saying supplying jets to Ukraine is a colossal risk.

Obituary David Bigelow Bowes December 12, 1933 - May 13, 2022

Iran nuclear site deep underground challenges West as talks on reviving atomic deal have stalled

It Appears That Someone Urinated on Rush Limbaugh's Grave

Esthero - Flipher Overture

20 children dead, several injured as fire raged through a dormitory in Mahdia, Guyana

The U.S. Left Them Behind. They Crossed a Jungle to Get Here Anyway.

The Rundown: May 22, 2023

Richard Wagner was born on this date.

Sun Ra (Herbert Blount) was born on this date.

Silence is consent. Silence is complicity.

Recalled contaminated eye drops linked to bacteria have led to a fourth death, CDC says

Hello it's me -by Tom Tomorrow

Ian Underwood has a birthday today.

Opinions Russia-Ukraine war: Putin targets Ukrainian civilians because he could in Syria

'Where in the World is Mark Meadows'

China's Growing Global Dominance In Electric Vehicles & EV Battery Production - China Update

Mohamad Safa@mhdksafa: This is a side by side of two women gracing the front covers

DeNiro can't help but diss the orange guy while chatting about his latest film

Why is McCarthy playing games with the debt ceiling?

Key Republican recruits hesitate to jump in if Trump is the nominee

Muller, She Wrote is one of the Twitter users cited in Trump's defamation lawsuit against WaPo

Kari Lake's Insanity Has Cost Arizona Taxpayers $140,000 - Farron Balanced

Israel aims to be 'AI superpower', advance autonomous warfare

Alabama House bill creates registration, filtering requirements for pornography companies

More VILE posts as Indictments Near

Russia has sanctioned 12 more Americans including Obama, Jack Smith, and Rachel Maddow

End Of The Night

Minnesota to legalize possession of drug paraphernalia, even if it has residue

Here's what Oregon's controversial abortion, gender-affirming care bill would do

Exclusive: Texts tie DeSantis closely to Trump insider Lev Parnas in 2018 race

Lawsuit over Missouri AG push to inflate cost of abortion IP heads to trial next month

With the debt ceiling fiasco, Repubes are playing their favorite game: Pin the Blame on the Donkey.

EXCLUSIVE: Leaked Policy Exposes Fox News Stances on Woke Ideology

NJ: Dem lawmakers target book bans in public libraries as censorship rises

Ukraine found an unlikely tool to resist Russia: Solar panels

The google doodle today honours Barbara May Cameron, NA photographer

As S.C. abortion vote nears, GOP women rebuke the men: 'It's always about control'

No living wages but 10 year old can flip burgers 🍔

Trump was warned about retaining classified documents, notes reveal

Politico: Key Republican recruits hesitate to jump in if Trump is the nominee

The google doodle today honours Barbara May Cameron, NA photographer

Greece's conservatives achieve big victory but fall short of majority

Life From Above, and Beyond, with words from Alan Watts The Hoax Trey Ratcliff

Biden bets DeSantis' 'Florida blueprint' will help him flip the Sunshine State and win reelection

US, Papua New Guinea sign defence agreement as Modi pledges support for Pacific Islands

Frontline: Clarence and Ginni Thomas....

I guess I need a new guitar

The ambitious Republican plot to take it all down

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about Biden warming to the 14th Amendment....

Stand your ground set the stage: How we let fascism creep in

Top U.S. & World Headlines -- May 22, 2023

A Breakthrough Deal to Keep the Colorado River From Going Dry, for Now

Harlan Crow on buying house of Justice Clarence Thomas' mother: 'I don't see the foot fault'

Hiroshima Survivor Slams G7 Leaders for Embracing War & Rejecting Nuclear Disarmament

Rise of the Black Republican

Bakhmut Is Gone: An Aerial Look at the War's Destruction

An Election About Trump

As Gov. Ron DeSantis Preps White House Run, PEN America Sues Florida School District over Book Ban

Trump Is Hurting GOP Recruitment Efforts

8 women join suit against Texas over abortion bans, claim their lives were put in danger

There was all sorts of toxic behaviour': Timnit Gebru on her sacking by Google, AI's dangers and big

Biden Aides Think He Can Flip Florida

The Charlottesville motel that housed MLK has been razed, but it may rise again

"African Queens: Njinga": Kellie Carter Jackson on Netflix Series & Teaching Black History

Colorado River states reach deal with Biden to protect drought-stricken river

Masha Gessen Resigns from PEN America Board over Cancellation of Russian Writers Panel

"A Cowardly Measure": Ecuador's Guillermo Lasso Dissolves Parliament to Avoid Impeachment

Black newborn baby taken from mother who smoked weed at a family barbecue: report

John Fugelsang: Can America Be Brought Back Together? from Victor Shi OnTheMove

As Tim Scott announces his presidential run ... Welcome to The Larry Ellison Election

Russia says it battles saboteurs in cross-border raid by pro-Ukraine forces

DE-SEN: Tom Carper (D) will retire

Jeff Tiedrich tweet of the morning:

Fox News layoffs in masses! This after last weeks news of Fox laying off 20 staffing members.

Interesting meme about Trump & Putin:

Delaware Sen. Tom Carper to retire from Senate at end of term

The Divide & Conquer strategy we should all use

Tim Scott will not win the GOPee nomination for president--

Carper announces retirement from the Senate in 20 months.

Putin Defectors Say They've Seized Belgorod Towns, Vow to 'Liberate Russia'

Seven men around the world who each claim to be Jesus Christ

Text Messages Tie DeSantis Closely to Lev Parnas

Space station welcomes 2 Saudi visitors, including kingdom's 1st female astronaut

Wilko and Roger did a remake of Wilko's old rocker, "Sneaking Suspicion"

Tim Scott demonstrates his political cowardice

It's a bit dry in here:

Cartoons 5/22/2023

Hey human, that's your job.

So tired:

Darrington PE teacher seeks donations for bike education

Judd Legum: Off Target

Nursing homes get short-term 14% funding increase for Medicaid patients

Everett building out bike network with 4 projects this year

Overnight closures set for Highway 529 between Everett, Marysville

TOOL's Maynard James Keenan challenges Florida drag laws at Welcome to Rockville


Overnight I-405 work to close southbound lanes, ramps between

Happy National Solitaire Day!!!!! 5/22 For all of you solitaire players- have a great day!

Democrats can confirm more judges by ending arcane rule

Drunk Trumpers: 200 ARRESTED and 40 people taken to hospital as unruly 'Go Topless Weekend'

Chuck Todd Rips House Republican For Defending Trump's 180 Flip On Debt Ceiling

SBA has charged off billions in unpaid PPP loans as fraud worries linger

Twitter sends Microsoft letter alleging data abuse, demands audit and adherence to agreements

"I know this lady. Her name is Tina Lewis, and she can help you get into a place." -- Facebook user

Pic Of The Moment: Tim Scott Joins GOP Presidential Primary

Seattle region's plan to reduce homelessness takes big step forward

A Far Right Moms Group Is Targeting Students. These Women Are Fighting Back.

CNN:Russia accuses Ukraine of mounting 'sabotage' attack across border

Anniversaries and Posting Milestones (May 22, 2023)

Russian uprising building momentum?

With all the politics and maneuvering, how is life in Florida changing for its residents?

Tweet of the Day

Russia claims eastern city of Bakhmut, but Ukrainian military leaders say battle isn't over

Beyond Political Games: Understanding the Profound Impact of the Assault on DEI in Texas

Tim scott says he's for responsibility; but his party won't pay the bills they racked up

Thune, No. 2 Senate Republican, set to endorse Tim Scott's presidential bid

Great campaign ad for Kunce (D-Mo) narrated by Jon Hamm

More women sue Texas, asking court to put emergency block on state's abortion law

Florida religious leaders denounce DeSantis' years long pause of Civil Rights Hall of Fame induction

Advocating for early alerts, U.N. puts $4T price on weather disasters

Civil rights groups warn tourists about Florida in wake of 'hostile' laws

TCM Schedule for 5/27/23 - Memorial Day Weekend - Military films marathon

Remaining blue state senators yet to make 2024 announcements

Unemployment numbers continue to fall.

Mexico raises alert level as volcano ejects smoke, ash, lava

Anybody seen "MORE PENIS" signs in your area?

Trump was warned about retaining classified documents, notes reveal

Carmelo Anthony officially retires from NBA after 19 seasons

Trump Media files $3.78bn defamation lawsuit against Washington Post over Truth Social reporting

"The sound of children screaming has been removed" Uvalde EMTs & CNN article

Fox News Layoffs Keep Coming In Wake Of $787.5 Million Lawsuit Settlement

Parents Sue Elite Schools for 'Indoctrinating' Their Kids With Anti-Racist Curriculum

Tim Scott comes right out and says what the GOP wants for ordinary Americans.

Orcas Sank Another Boat in Europe George Takei's Oh Myyy


Ukrainian official confirms group of Ukraine-aligned Russians crossed into Russian territory

AZ: Hobbs blocks fetal rights, health emergency, election conspiracy bills

Pa. House Speaker McClinton: DelCo special election win endorses Dems' agenda

I smell a new VP wannabe for the treasonous grifter...

Politico: Marianne Williamson loses top two campaign officials in a matter of days

The Decisions We Forget: The Supreme Court Can Change Everything When Nobody's Looking

How Dems went big to save their slim Pennsylvania majority

Social Security Meme

Musk 'I invented AI': BUSTED!!!

NY-03: Expect 'plot twists and dramatic turns' in race to succeed Santos

Florida man pull semi-automatic handgun on ATM user

Great. The debt ceiling meeting is scheduled for 5:30p. ET today.

Republicans have just one strategy. -- Give 'em someone to hate!

Bob Woodward roasts Trump's 'everything is mine' take in 'unprecedented' copyright suit:

Mr Peacetrain just got home from the store... eggs $1.18 a dozen

Trump DOJ spied electronically on Congressional enemies

How an August vote on Ohio's Issue 1 affects the campaign for an abortion access amendment this fall

Daniel Penny Says He Can't Be Racist Because He Was Planning a Road Trip in Africa

Anti-Drag Hypocrite Marjorie Taylor defends Boyfriend Dressed in Drag, says Libs are Stupid.

Anaheim mayor invites drag Sisters to Angels Pride Night after the Dodgers banned them

Texas Forced This Woman to Give Birth to a Stillborn Son. She's Suing

PA: Primary maps show suburbs are split -- and will sway Allegheny County politics

Texts tie DeSantis closely to Trump insider Lev Parnas in 2018 race

MT-SEN: The battle to defeat Jon Tester in Montana is personal for Republicans

Police/their uinions are afraid of the AR-15 but always count on them...

How an ADL spy operation helped bring down the far-right John Birch Society

Ukraine accused of 'sabotage' attack inside Russia

Yahoo Finance: Fed's Bullard calls for two more rate hikes in 2023

VA: A guide to the 2023 Arlington Democratic primary election

Tribe & Raskin support using the 14th Amendment to solve debt ceiling issue

Why Child Labor in America is Skyrocketing Robert Reich

MI: Republicans want to let Michigan gun owners carry concealed pistols without license

Show up at the Supreme Court, and a stark symbol of how little you matter awaits.

Shelter Pittie Wobbles Her Way Into This Guy's Heart

The Democratic upset in Jacksonville is a product of the GOP's war on cities

TCM June 2023 At a Glance -- Star of the Month -- Katharine Hepburn

Who really supports Kelly Brough (D) and Mike Johnston (D) in race for Denver mayor?

Sugar Sugar - The Archies

California Attorney General Rob Bonta says he's considering a run for governor in 2026

60,000 pounds of an explosive chemical lost during rail shipment, officials say

Denver GOP endorses Kelly Brough for Mayor of Denver

Tennessee is planting its flag as America's leader in new nuclear energy technology

Montgomery County sheriff to conduct compliance inspections at gun dealers; first in Pa. to do so

What do you know about Wild Fork Foods and their holding company, JBS USA Holdings, Inc.?

Odogaron hunt, Monster Hunter World

Trans teen misses graduation because school was going to force her to wear "boy clothes"

Today's 14th Amendment question-of-the-day!

A message from Turkiye friend: The third leading candidate advised his supporters

Comer admits investigation of the Bidens is to help Trump win

What's for Dinner, Mon., May 22, 2023

Jake Tapper just gave "props" to Kevin McCarthy

Clock running on Gov. DeSantis' next FL Supreme Court appointment; only 6 justices on the bench

Bernie Sanders & AOC FTW over Warner Bros. Discovery

The allure of fascism: why do minorities join the far right?

Mexico shootout leaves at least 10 dead

GOP Rep. James Comer Implies Biden Family Probe Is Really About Helping Trump In 2024

I feel so devastated about politics now

DeSantis Officially Announcing Plans - Luckovich Cartoon

Biden can...should...ignore the GOP's debt suicide attempt

Comer Admits the Point of His Biden Family Investigation

'There was all sorts of toxic behaviour': Timnit Gebru on her sacking by Google

"The Con" documentary--Wall Street, S&L Crisis, 2008 Crisis. IMHO a must-see.

Biden should under no circumstances cave on anything to Repugs! They are turning this fiasco

TikTok files lawsuit against Montana over download ban

@ACLU - BREAKING: We're suing Florida over a discriminatory property law that blocks most immigrants

Fire razes school dormitory in Guyana, killing at least 19 children, many of them Indigenous

Fake news w/AI-generated photos of Pentagon explosion caused S&P drop, emergency responder tweet

Ron DeSantis is learning that not every state wants to be Florida

A new batch of tabby kittens!

Republicans say they are concerned about the national debt, (Bernie on Twitter)

Oracle's Larry Ellison gears up to spend millions to back Tim Scott's 2024 run

Diabetics: do you count fiber in your carb totals?

Mike Luckovich-Desantis planning on taking storm nationwide

Update on our house

Joe has said over and over that we will not default on debt

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 23 May 2023

VA: Buckingham GOP withdraws fired registrar's nomination for elections board

AI-generated image of Pentagon explosion causes market drop

Forest Service Explores Moving Trees to Save Them from Hotter Weather

Development of world's largest carbon-free green hydrogen plant in full swing

Biden Is the Centrist President Everyone Says They Want

Raskin SCHOOLS Matt Gaetz For 8 Straight Minutes - TYT Investigates

Nebraska Gov. Jim Pillen signs abortion, gender care restrictions into law

BUSTED! Officer Gets Arrested After Arresting Guy - The Civil Rights Lawyer

The Rise and Fall of Eric Weinstein

E. Jean Carroll Seeks New Damages From Trump for Comments on CNN

E. Jean Carroll moves to amend defamation lawsuit to include Trump's statements to CNN

Need a primer on security cams

TCM tonight:

They said give 'em enough rope . . .

TikTok Sues Montana, Calling State Ban Unconstitutional

Prosecutors Sought Records on Trump's Foreign Business Deals Since 2017

Sterling Psychic Medium youtube program from 5/21/23

GOPTruman: Guardians Of Privilege, Me: Gold Oil Putin...............Your turn

(Opinion) Gun and abortion laws have made Texas a woman's nightmare

Marjorie Taylor Greene Goes to Bat for Boyfriend After Old Drag Video Surfaces

Yay, the Very Gay Raptor is making the rounds again on social media:

Prosecutors Sought Records on Trump's Foreign Business Deals Since 2017

Gulfport Trans Girl Misses Graduation After Refusing To Dress As Boy

Mountains of Books Being Removed From FL School (reddit)

FL teacher videos boxes of books the state is removing from school. Anything with diversity?

Bananas No Get Enemy

Special counsel subpoenas Trump Organization for foreign records in documents case

Ted Cruz: MLK Jr. would be 'ashamed' of the NAACP's Florida travel warning. MLK's Daughter Disagrees

bo bo says she is not screwing him

Hummingbird & Hibiscus

The GOP Is in an Abusive Relationship with Trump

Neil Gorsuch's List of "Civil Liberties Intrusions" Is, Uh, Missing a Few Things

Election Expert Suggests 'Racial Resentment' Too High Among GOP Voters For Black Republican to Win

Let me make this Pellucidly Clear

NAACP issues travel warning for Florida Travel

Over & on river 7 miles south of my house

Still Jail-Free After All These Years - Parody Project

DeSantis's $13.5M police program lures officers with violent records to Florida

NYT-Prosecutors Sought Records on Trump's Foreign Business Deals Since 2017

Sails on river south of my home

This TikTok is golden

Trump and his friends are certainly a boon for all

Over seven minutes devoted to the damage done due to hurricane Ian,

Ft Moore

Did I see this on DU? If I did, it bears repeating, especially for Miriam Makeba fans

Gun and abortion laws have made Texas a woman's nightmare


Arrest made after garbage collectors find live puppy in Flint

The Muses and Friends: Pata Pata - Children Are God's Gift to the World

Supreme Court won't hear dispute over California law barring sale of foie gras

Bakhmut..then and now...

Slavery ban could go before Louisiana voters again

AZ: Hobbs shoots down anti-trans pronoun ban

MI: Whitmer signs 'red flag' gun safety bills

Do Republicans In The Texas House Have A Drinking Problem?

DeSantis's $13.5m police program lures officers with violent records to Florida

AZ: GOP leader claims a non-binding resolution bans Arizona election machines

'Decoupling' from China means more Canadian exploitation of Latin America, Africa

Tim Scott running for President. Just another Republican...

Pa. House approves relief for childhood sexual abuse victims as standalone amendment

Ultra-conservative groups craft parental rights legislation for Louisiana lawmaker

Parents of survivors from the school shooting massacre in Uvalde graphic CNN video

Roses! . . . and something else . . .

Breakthrough proposal would aid drought-stricken Colorado River as 3 Western states offer cuts

Texas Is Torturing Women Whose Pregnancies Fail

"The debt limit has nothing to do with the future budget proposals"

Sunset, southern MD 5/23

What it would mean for the global economy if the US defaults on its debt

San Diego father among 10 killed in Baja mass shooting, relative says