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Archives: May 25, 2023

Ron DeSantis has an important announcement.

NYC: Video Showed an Officer Trying to Stop His Partner From Killing a Man.

Donald Trump just released a video mocking Ron DeSantis'

MSNBC Host Mehdi Hasan Delivers a Deep Burn Regarding the DeSaster

NYC: Democratic candidates for new City Council seat in Brooklyn stake out centrist stances

Typhoon Mawar flips cars, cuts power on Guam as scope of damage emerges in US Pacific territory

Ron DeSantis Denies Any Books Have Been Banned in Florida SURE, MAN

OK Ken Jennings that was very good

So Smith has subpoenad all the Trump Org. business dealings with certain countries of interest AND

Pic Of The Moment: Recap Of Action-Packed DeSantis Announcement

NYC: Why isn't the GOP trying to unseat the remaining Democrat on Staten Island?

Jeopardy quote of the week/month/year

NYC: The WFP endorses a challenger to City Council Member Darlene Mealy

Biden picks new FCC nominee to fill seat that's been empty for over two years

AZ: Maricopa County: Kari Lake should be sanctioned for lies during election trial

Trans youth healthcare ban killed in Louisiana, giving LGBTQ+ community a rare win

Meta has begun a new set of cuts as part of its 10,000-person layoff

Putin got the map. What surprised him so much? - Break the Fake - TVP World

Fitch puts United States' AAA rating on negative watch, citing debt ceiling fight

Washington Wine Commission names Gallo vet as next executive director

The gas stove hearing and one point I'd like to make...

House erupts in laughter as Marjorie Taylor Greene accidentally humiliates herself - Brian Tyler Cohen


Laughter breaks out on House floor when Marjorie Taylor Greene calls for 'decorum'

BREAKING: DeSantis announces 2024 run as Trump attacks - The Beat - MSNBC

Ted Cruz utterly humiliates himself with desperate plea on air - Brian Tyler Cohen

Poor Ron, how was he to know he'd be upstaged by Tina Turner.

Ohio lawmakers propose ban on city curfews, saying they 'cater to criminals,' hurt businesses

Hillary Clinton: Biden has 'good record' but 'people have every right to consider' his age

Ron DeSantis's context-free history book vanished online. We got a copy.

Republicans want to cut vaccine development program.

Democratic representatives laugh at Marjorie Taylor Greene on the floor of the House

House Members Laugh in MTG's Face as She Calls for Decorum

Microsoft: State-sponsored Chinese hackers could be laying groundwork for disruption

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about SCOTUS and checks and balances....

As a symbol of Russia's military, the Russian Defense Ministry in Moscow is on fire 🔥

Tina Turner dies at age 83 - full coverage - CBS News

KY-GOV: 'Coal country' snubs Republicans in deep-red state, backs Democrat governor for re-election

Joe Biden drops a new diss track

Fox News Segment Dumber Than You Could Possibly Imagine - Luke Beasley

Judge gives 54-month sentence to Jan. 6 rioter who put feet up on desk in Nancy Pelosi's office

Wagner chief warns Russians could revolt if invasion continues to struggle

'She was a trend setter': Rev. Al Sharpton reacts to Tina Turner's death - MSNBC Reports

Trump Can't STFU About E. Jean Carroll

Russia haz a mad again.

Musk and DeSantis Launch

A glass of wine and a laughing-crying emoji: Trump team trolls Ron DeSantis launch

Boris Johnson goes on a trip to Texas to convince Republicans to help Ukraine - Frank Umbach - TVP

Haley says she'd sign abortion ban, but more Republicans are needed in Congress

White House seizes on Gaetz 'hostage' remark on debt ceiling

Mandatory Wednesday Mike Malloy thread!

Oath Keepers to receive first seditious conspiracy sentences over Jan. 6 - All In - MSNBC

Progressives turn up heat on Biden amid fears he'll cave to GOP

Navy destroyer USS John Finn's executive officer fired along with ship's captain

Molly Jong-Fast: The GOP Is Escalating Its War on Ideas

How Biden Could Bypass Congress to Avoid a Default WSJ

Kari Lake Press Conference Goes Horribly Wrong, Makes "Huge Announcement" - Luke Beasley

Supreme Court justice addresses ethical controversies surrounding the court - GMA - ABC News

So, Ronald the Clown decided to launch his presidential loss today

Florida Mom Behind Amanda Gorman Book Ban [is a right wing nutjob]

Right Winger Thinks America Deserves A Dictator - Waldorf Nation

8 Days to Default: What Happens Next?

Brutal Jeopardy question..😂

Tasered 95-year-old dies; Australian police officer charged - Al Jazeera

'Epic disaster': DeSantis 2024 launch with Elon Musk on Twitter flops - All In - MSNBC

Virgin Galactic's Thursday spaceflight "is a go" from New Mexico

AOC Mocks Lauren Boebert for Her Birth Control Story

Why was the water orange in West Seattle? Scientists explain why

#$#$#$ The voters have spoken and we have a winner! #$#$#$

President Biden PERFECTLY Trolls DeSantis DISASTROUS Announcement - Meidas Touch

U.S. House to recess amid debt ceiling talks

Take You Higher - Ike & Tina Turner, The Ikettes - Live ♥️

Minnesota just finished a historic legislative session packed with a stunning number of enormous

Four Forces Bind Trump's Supporters More Tightly Than Ever

Neil Diamond - Something Blue. Warning...puppies cuteness overload.

417 interconnected Mayan cities discovered in Guatemala dating back to around 1000 BC.

Sophia Everest Myanmar Idol Green Mile Auditions Season 1 2016 Myanmar Idol 283K subscribers Sub

TX State Sen. Roland Gutierrez shares traumatic memories from Uvalde shooting - MSNBC Reports (2 videos)

Marjorie Taylor Greene Cites Her Own Twitter Poll As Justification For Her Impeachment Crusade

INDICTED Trump Threatened with CRIMINAL CONTEMPT - Talking Feds

Chris Hayes: 'Deranged' GOP debt plan would put these items on the chopping block - All In - MSNBC

Hillary Clinton Says Dianne Feinstein Should Not Resign

A debate between DeSantis and Trump... Please! Please! Please!

Massie admits Trump caused inflation on Fox

Nikki Haley's Anti-Trans Rhetoric Falls Flat in New Hampshire

Who knows old jewelry?

Gingrich: Trump talks at a level where 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade educations can understand

Tina Turner, from Will Stenberg on FB:

What would be the title of your autobiography?

W.T.A.F. This is the worst campaign ad I've ever seen!

An hour and a half of pure energy - Tina Turner live in the Netherlands, 1984 & 2009

The Dunning-Kruger Effect Isn't What You Think It Is - Scientifc American


First Citizens lays off hundreds of Silicon Valley Bank workers

I'm with Wanda ! (tweet)

An hour and a half of pure energy - Tina Turner live in the Netherlands, 1984 & 2009

How a center-left party could once again pull an upset in Canada's most conservative province

The deepening radicalization of Donald J. Trump

Donald Trump sure knows how to pick staff...

Congressman Dan Goldman Speaks Against H.R. 2

Florida Panthers move on to Stanley Cup final

NY-02: Democrat Rob Lubin raises over $200k within a day of announcing run against Garbarino (R)

House Dems take pessimistic tone on debt as McCarthy pushes to 'finish up' talks

My favorite Tina Video: From Divas Live Charity Concert: April 13, 1999

That vile thing has lost it (again, still).

CA-40: Democrat Allyson Damikolas announces run against Republican Young Kim

Anti-Trans Republican Gets Fully Dismantled

Very helpful - What do I do if I don't like a book at the library

Anti-Trans Republican Gets Fully Dismantled

Top Democrat utterly DESTROYS MAGA Republicans to their face during MUST-SEE speech - Meidas Touch

Godsmack - Alive

Hey Ron.

Let's call him DeSaster from now on.

Some reporting at the newrepublic about the DeSantis-Musk launch failure. nt

Officers describe chaos, fear on Jan. 6 as judge weighs prison time for Oath Keepers' Rhodes

Eurythmics - Angel

Dog Returned 2 Days After Being Adopted

House GOP passes resolution overturning student loan cancellation; Biden vows veto

Liberals, Conservatives, and the Political Brain: fMRI Studies of Political Ideology

24 May: Russian Forces Caught on the Move and Destroyed - Reporting from Ukraine

Irrigation at sunset. Wheel line lower right.

Putin claimed a 400-year-old map proved Ukraine isn't a real country

The Bidens' Twitter message about Tina Turner

So, I guess it's President Biden vs TFG 2.0.

Ukrainian soldier & musician Moisei shares how he is inspiring the his people - Voices of Ukraine

The Lincoln Project - Failure To Launch

First osprey chick Babe, '17!

Lawrence: Chief Justice Roberts reveals his shockingly shallow 'hardest decision' - The Last Word

Its late best Private Dancer is racing thru my head,,,,she was obsoletely amazing's with these the

Simply stunning:

White House plan to combat antisemitism needs to take on centuries of hatred, ...

(Jewish Group) White House plan to combat antisemitism needs to take on centuries of hatred...

Puppy being too cute for words:

(Jewish Group) Court acquits German coronavirus denier of incitement over Israel remarks

Goatlets--never ending story:

Texas governor sent bill abolishing position of Harris County elections chief

Hate pastor says trans-supportive parents should be "shot in back of the head"

Gimme dose!

US Congress members demand that PayPal end ban on Palestinian business

Rep. Maxwell Frost: 'We need to fight' against Ron DeSantis's book bans - The Last Word - MSNBC

Fetch kitty politely says, "Throw it again, please."

Having a drink:

Sentenced 4 1/2 Years in Federal Prison for Jan 6. Another Life Destroyed by trump:

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about DeSantis and a failure to launch....

Pupper just wants the stuffy:

'A lot of girls are going to die': SC state sen. slams her legislature passing 6 week abortion ban

Container ship grounded in Suez Canal

Kitten practicing his boxing moves:

Puppy thrilled to meet newborn kittens:

"Tell me the reason for leash laws"

New INCRIMINATING Evidence Brought in ANOTHER Complaint Against Trump - Talking Feds

The Joy of Schadenfreude

TVA CEO Says Building One New Nuclear Reactor Is a Bad Idea. He'd Rather Build 20 Reactors.

Japan's 'White Night' costs $6K per serving of ice cream

Something to watch for in Ukraine starting tomorrow

Beto O'Rourke: Uvalde families leading us 'in the right direction' - The Last Word - MSNBC

OMFG! Here's a CGI Version of The DeSantis/Musk Rollout!

House GOP passes resolution overturning student loan cancellation; Biden vows veto

Beto O'Rourke: Uvalde families leading us 'in the right direction' - The Last Word - MSNBC

In remembrance of the 21 lives lost on this day one year ago in Uvalde, Texas.

Simply the best: Tina Turner leaves a legacy of endurance and resurgence (Salon)

Missouri woman is back in jail for alleged probation violations in Capitol riot case

'A disaster for Ron DeSantis': Former GOP congressman on Florida gov.'s 2024 presidential kickoff

Trump Lays Into DeSantis' 'Disaster' of a 2024 Announcement

Purgatory if they do, Purgatory if they don't.

Boebert's Birth Control Math Doesn't Add Up - Waldorf Nation

Sen. Whitehouse seeks answers about Billionaire's friendship with Justice Thomas - MSNBC Reports

when you try to pronounce the names of your prescriptions ...

DeSantis faith in Musk for campaign launch results in humiliation; Trump gleeful - Alex Wagner MSNBC

The Fire this Time

Indiana doctor faces discipline hearing over 10-year-old Ohio girl's abortion

Despite war, Ukraine allows Russian oil and gas to cross its territory

Walmart: But all we hear about is Bezos and Amazon

First day of DeSantis campaign not likely as threatening to Trump as he hoped - Alex Wagner - MSNBC

79 Tokai les Paul reborn for sale.

A quiet Mark Meadows stirs speculation about Trump legal peril - Alex Wagner - MSNBC

Tina Turner - Better Be Good To Me

Trump ATTACKS Judge after Hearing in NEW Posts - Meidas Touch

A judge reportedly held a secret hearing with the 3 anonymous people sponsoring George Santos' bail

Ron DeSantis launches 2024 campaign on Twitter despite glitches - The 11th Hour - MSNBC

New report finds only 41% of teenagers think they need a four-year degree to get a good job - CNBC

Surgeon general warns about teens on social media - The 11th Hour - MSNBC

One year since Uvalde tragedy - The 11th Hour - MSNBC

Jack Smith's SECRET HEARING with Tech Company is BAD NEWS for Trump - Meidas Touch

Breakfast Thursday 25 May 2023

I asked chatGPT a question and it responded...

Foil Arms and Hog : When cheating is harder than studying...

Anti-Putin militia says more operations against Russia are in the works - Times Radio

Wordle 705 (5/25) ***SPOILER THREAD***

Trump PREPARES for IMMINENT Legal Devastation by Jack Smith - Meidas Touch

Texas Republican Will Hurd calls for meaningful gun reform, mental health resources - PBS NewsHour

Arizona schools chief moves to defend sports ban for trans girls

:00 / 47:00 English Sub ZATOICHI: The Blind Swordsman Season1 # 9 samurai action drama

Unlicensed religious chaplains may counsel students in Texas' public schools after lawmakers OK prop

Nebraska lawmakers advance proposal to repeal motorcycle helmet mandate

This company made billions by surprise-billing helpless ER patients. Then justice arrived

House Democrats announce support for debt discharge petition - Washington Post

Left-behind polling memo shows abortion hurting outlook for GOP

'The Kremlin has always targeted our society' Latvian justice minister Inese Libina-Egnere - DW News

The Daily Show: Conservatives Proudly Share Their Pronouns

Meet the R18, Ukraine's formidable night strike drone transforming the battlefield

Meet the R18, Ukraine's formidable night strike drone transforming the battlefield

If justice is permitted to die, then democracy dies.

South Korea, US troops hold large live-fire drills near border with North Korea

Who are they?

Japan's Most Feared Female Samurai - Tomoe Gozen - Forgotten History

2024 US Senate Election polls in battleground states.

RUS Tech Apocalypse as G7 Ramps Up Sanctions on Tech, Spares, Equipment, Gold & Diamonds - Joe Blogs

Sian's first 'over night' with me and the kidcats was a success

"is this an ad for ron desantis or elon musk"?

Tax credits for private, parochial school scholarships passes in Nebraska

On this day, May 25, 1979, the deadliest aviation accident in United States history occurred.

Seriously Tina whipped DeSaster yesterday

Ron DeSantis Denies Any Books Have Been Banned in Florida

UPDATE: Today, I will be turning off life support for my father... (He passed away quietly...)

Woman Sees Abandoned Puppies Every Day, So She Fills Her Car Up With Them

This Little Kitten Cannot Miss Out On An Adventure With Her Pittie Brother


If you play the DeSantis launch backwards, you hear Mickey Mouse...

Thursday TOONs - Sounds Fishy

It's Bidens fault..

Russia signs deal to deploy tactical nuclear weapons in Belarus

If I were GE, I'd be ticked!

Little Lady Sian wants NO more kitten milk slurry. She's graduated to straight pate

We are really threading a needle in this country...

Indivisible Guide @IndivisibleTeam: Default day could be as early as next Thursday

Judge to Trump for the 500th time the answer is no so fuck off and get ready for your trial

Maybe lil Tucker will be neighbors with Rohrabacher.

If you don't want anyone to have your baby, don't leave a lock of hair lying around!

Are the "Trump Tax Cuts" temporary and if so, when do they expire?

Generative Fill is a game changer in PS

Spot On.

Quite the chart. Real History in a nutshell

**May Photo Contest Results***

Boy or... (Opinion: South Carolina redefines 'women')

Progressive Caucus Formed In PA House

George Takei on the banning of Amanda Gorman's "Hill We Climb"

The First Social-Media Babies Are Growing Up--And They're Horrified

Chinese commerce minister to hold talks in US amid disputes over tariffs and technology

Tina's husband's selfless act before her death

Tom T. Hall was born on this date.

Charlie LeDuff is... something.

So, Tuesday afternoon my mother and I were heading home from the grocery store. As we pulled out....

Masculinity - topic on morning Joe.


Arlington TX Approves New Drilling/Fracking w/i 600 Feet Of Houses, 2,000 Feet Of School

Train engineers deal with Union Pacific will improve schedules and address quality-of-life concerns

Study: Heat Wave Plus W. Multi-day Blackout In Phoenix: 750K+ Heat Illnesses, 12,800 Deaths

MTG (in the Chair) openly laughed at by many in the House chambers.

Politico: Majority of Californians believe Feinstein isn't fit to serve, poll finds

I want to leave Florida. It ain't that easy

Higher education fled this American small town. It left behind 'a ghost town.'

House fails to override Biden veto of solar tariff resolution

See Russian dissidents parade captured Russian vehicle

Shell's New Plastics Plant In PA Opened 11/22; It Broke Annual Pollutant Limits One Month Later

What is 'BudLighting?' Why new campaign is targeting businesses

All of the polling shows that the majority of the voters think three things:

Who thinks that Jack Smith looks like Coach Beard (Brendan Hunt) from Ted Lasso?

14 Property Insurance Companies Have Left Florida, 7 Have Gone Bankrupt; Caveat Emptor

What MAGA Found Offensive In Amanda Gorman's Inauguration Poem

I picked up veg plants. I was surprised at what I didn't find

On this day, May 25, 1961, President Kennedy called for a manned lunar landing.

Willie Revillame - Ikaw Na Nga (Lyrics) (Tagalog)

Tina Turner and the Ikettes with Frank Zappa Singing Backup Vocals

Violence is the new Republican grift

Does anyone

snoring hummingbird

Trump's lawyer screws himself as attorney general stunt backfires - Brian Tyler Cohen

How do you plan to weather Kev's "Freedom Caucus Hissy-Fit" Depression?

We don't want reading to interfere with target practice!

Guy Quits His Job To Save All The Street Dogs

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about Paxton's possible impeachment....

Comic Book Reviews for This Week: 5/24/2023

This Week in Shonen Jump: Week of 5/21/23

Art of the Week: Week of 05/24/23

The Rundown: May 25, 2023

Another Domino Falls: Is China Bankrupt?; 'China Malware Campaign'; US-China - China Update

Top U.S. & World Headlines -- May 25, 2023

CBS paid tribute to Tina Turner with 3 separate stories this morning - those videos + 2018 interview

I was WRONG about DeSantis when I warned you about him...

Winnie-the-Pooh book teaches Texas kids to 'run, hide, fight' in a shooting

Supreme Court rules against EPA in dispute over regulating wetlands

Kissinger at 100: how his 'sordid' diplomacy in Africa fuelled war in Angola and prolonged apartheid

"Governing by Distraction": Florida Union Leader Says Ron DeSantis Is No Friend of Workers

Simple Grilled Marinated Squid Recipe (video)

US Congress members demand that PayPal end ban on Palestinian business

Lake Erie, yesterday

BUCK-TICK 【16 Memento mori 】

Now we know when Steve Bannon will stand trial in the We Build the Wall fraud case

Ukraine's Left Fights for a Future Free from Domination by Russian Tanks & Western Banks

Ukraine says it shot down 36 drones in overnight Russian attacks

Man who debunked Mike Lindell's 'blatantly bogus' data wants his $5m

Please, give me a chance to explain (beat Senator Sinema)

Mass Shootings - Maybe a Reason: Lost Boys

the mom's for liberty group are the greatest banned book saleswomen imaginable

Are we a country or a collection of states?

Rural Mail Carriers Face Pay Cuts That Could Worsen Service Woes for Vermonters

One of the bad things about progress...

Grandpa Rufus. Because I love loud slide guitars

I've had A.I. up to my eyeballs!

Now's the time to think about just how bad a DeSantis presidency would be

Adobe is adding an AI-powered image generator to Photoshop

Sentencing coming down shortly for Stewart Rhodes

CA-SEN: Porter campaign privately pitches Dems to look beyond Schiff's money

Questions for the legal minds regarding the debt ceiling and 14th Amendment

Winnie the Pooh book teaches Texas kids how to survive school shootings: report

My little sister died yesterday. She was 58. Pancreatic cancer. I turned 65 the day before that.

In divorce filing, wife alleges abuse by Va. state Sen. Joseph Morrissey (D)

RW US Supreme Court GUTS the Clean Water Act and EPA Environmental Authority

Putin claimed a 400-year-old map proved Ukraine isn't a real country. It has 'Ukraine' written on it

Military must focus on short- and long-term challenges of climate change, report finds

Oxfam: G7 Countries Owe the Global South More Than $13 Trillion in Development & Climate Assistance

South Carolina governor signs 6-week abortion bill into law

Bernard Sirr: North Kingstown, RI man sentenced for participation in Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol

Ohio election officials scramble ahead of August vote on state constitution changes

Can You Retire In The Philippines On $1000 Per Month?

WB's new Max service credited directors/writers together as creators, caught hell, backpedaled

Will Americans Change Their Daily Lives to Acknowledge Climate Change?

Cartoons 5-25-2023

Car drives into gates of Downing Street where U.K. Prime Minister Rishi Sunak lives

3 guns caught by TSA at Paine Field this month -- all loaded

To which voters is DeSantis trying to appeal?

Starting 7/1/23 LGBT can be denied medical help in Florida if one objects to providing medical care.

DeSantis' 1st law enforcement appointee killed a man then lied

Former Virginia elections commissioner Chris Piper named new head of VPAP - Virginia Mercury

Anniversaries and Posting Milestones (May 25, 2023)

Exxon isn't coming clean on costs of climate change

Judge said Elmer's actions amounted to domestic terrorism.

2016 GQP platform, not much has changed

CPAC Is Rocked by a Resignation

I've decided you get little support for LGBT on DU in general discussion. n/t

Spike in childhood mortality needs nation's attention

Ukrainian Drone Boats Target Russian Navy Ship in Black Sea

One day a pigeon was sitting in a tree in Central Park.

The Rise, Fall And Potential Resurrection Of Ron DeSantis

Andy Borowitz FTW

DeSantis Hopes to Seem Like Normal Person by Appearing Next to Elon Musk

George Floyd death anniversary: Reckoning with police violence in limbo

Kids could fill labor shortages, even in bars, if these lawmakers succeed

Book-banning Florida woman apologizes for promoting infamous anti-Semitic textBook

High-speed rail gains steam as Atlanta, Dallas aim to come aboard

McCarthy set to send the House home without a debt limit deal

Macbook pro vs. Macbook air

Terrorism Enhancement to be applied to Stewart Rhodes sentencing

18 year sentence for Elmer Stewart "Oathkeeper" Rhodes.

Pre-sentencing, Stewart Rhodes whined he was a political prisoner. Judge: No. 18 years.

Trump Had an Escalator. DeSantis Had a Meltdown.

Elmer Rhodes sentenced to 18 years for seditious conspiracy.

Oath Keepers founder sentenced to 18 years in Jan. 6 seditious conspiracy case

Ukrainians Were Likely Behind Kremlin Drone Attack, U.S. Officials Say

Judge sentences Stewart Rhodes to 18 years in prison in seditious conspiracy case

Newt Gingrich's Unintentional Burn Of Donald Trump Is Priceless

BLOOD ON HIS HANDS- Survivors of Kissinger's Secret War in Cambodia Reveal Unreported Mass Killings

Kids could fill labor shortages, even in bars, if these lawmakers succeed

The baseball commissioner has a message for Wisconsin. Fix American Family Field--or else

Democrats Roast Republicans During Hearing on Gas Stoves

The US economy grew faster in the first quarter than previously reported

A tiny kitten came up to a guy fishing

Disney Discusses Additional $17B It Had Planned To Spend In Florida

The 'technical issues' that plagued the Desantis launch have be solved.

Leader Jeffries Floor Remarks on the Manufactured MAGA Madness

Stewart Rhodes sentenced to 18 years in prison on Jan. 6 charges

South Jersey cop gave man no commands before shooting him dead, state says in charging him

Samuel Alito's Assault on Wetlands Is So Indefensible That He Lost Brett Kavanaugh

US embassy workers in Australia honor Tina Turner with the Nutbush dance

On his first day in office, DeSantis says he 'will consider' pardoning Trump.


A Democrat just moved over to the GOP side of the aisle during his speech to expose how Republicans

Protests in Mississippi After Police Shoot and Injure 11-Year-Old Aderrien Murry

(Kansas) Sheriff Hayden wasted Johnson County's time and money chasing Trump's election lies

The Debt-Ceiling Fight Puts Millennials and Gen Z at Risk

US economic growth for last quarter is revised up to a still-tepid 1.3% annual rate

I'm stuck in Frankfurt, Germany. Was supposed to fly from

Please tell me this is fake news! Repubs plan expanding Corp tax cuts if debt ceiling resolved...

Tina Turner's story has long been intertwined with Ike Turner's. "Tina" lets her have the last word.

Woman Decides To Foster A Dog For The First Time...

"If anyone is a rock god, it's Tina Turner."

Texas High School only has 5 students (out of 33) eligible to graduate

A Tiny Kitten Found Ice Cold Who's Abandoned by His Mom Cat

House Republicans are aiming to introduce about $3 trillion of tax cuts tilted to the wealthy and

Is it time to call Elon Musk a fraud?

South Carolina Abortion Providers File New State Court Challenge to Six-Week Abortion Ban

Trump workers moved Mar-a-Lago boxes a day before Justice Dept. came for documents

FL mom who tried to ban Amanda Gorman's poem promoted the Protocols of the Elders of Zion

Gen Charles "CQ" Brown Jr: History-making fighter pilot picked as new Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman

Lauren Boebert's son called 911 in tears to report his father was 'throwing' him around the house.

C. Boyden Gray, White House counsel to President G.H.W. Bush, dies at 80

'You are not a political prisoner': Judge delivers brutal smackdown of Stewart Rhodes

Tweet of the Day

Virgin Galactic aces final test spaceflight, eyes start of commercial service in June

Trump workers moved Mar-a-Lago boxes a day before Justice Dept. came for documents

What was/were the ridiculous rules where you worked or work? Mine was not being allowed to wear open

Oath Keepers top guy gets 18 years!

Republicans triggered by Homeland Security chart showing right-wing extremism begins w/GOP activism

JinnyOops!『Inner Hysteria』Lyric Video

Costa's Hummingbird - Molting

"Hillary Clinton Should Primary Joe Biden" - Hot Takes - Lovett or Leave It

BREAKING: Oath Keepers founder sentenced to 18 years in prison for Jan. 6 attack - MSNBC Reports

Lonely street dog gets a second chance at life

Tennessee Speaker appoints conspiracy theorist to develop state social studies standards

They all went home Joe

DeSantis Flip-Flops on How to Pronounce His Own Name

HUGE Property Rights WIN at Supreme Court

A Breakdown Of Ken Paxton's Alleged Crimes

How does the court get changed by white boots to 7-2????

(Jewish Group) Inside Congress' little-known, makeshift Jewish caucus

When Kevin McCarthy's spending cuts get spelled out, even Republicans balk

Target's surrender to MAGA rage shows how anti-wokeness really works

RNC Chair Says Debt Default Would Help Republicans

Cross posted from GD - SC decision regarding wetlands.

Russian troops jump from vehicles as Ukrainian drones crash into them, blowing them up

Understanding Youth Radicalization

A new Supreme Court opinion is terrible news if you care about clean water

katie tur is whine, yammer yammer. she needs to shut up

Glenn Grothman on House floor complaining Biden isn't nominating enough "straight white guy" judges

WTF Joe ?

AZ: After botching election results, Pinal County wants to try hand-counting ballots

2 GOP North Carolina state legislators lose leadership roles after remarks

Actor Tom Hanks delivers Class of 2023 commencement at Harvard

2 planes aborted landings in San Francisco when a Southwest jet taxied across their runways

(Jewish Group) Mom Who Challenged Amanda Gorman Accused of Posting Antisemitic Memes

Scenes from Bologna

The right launches a guerrilla war on Pride

Justice Department expands anti-profiling rules to cover thousand more in judicial system

DENVER MAYOR: Kelly Brough nets 4 more endorsements two weeks ahead of election day

US study finds 1 in 10 get long COVID after omicron, starts identifying key symptoms

Trump workers moved documents the day before DOJ arrived.

As if burning the roof of his mouth wasn't enough

Ballot measure making it harder to amend Ohio's Constitution facing second lawsuit

Biden releases new strategy to tackle rise in antisemitism, says 'hate will not prevail'

Neal Katyal Represented Hennepin County 🥲

Marjorie Taylor Greene Demands President Biden Be Jailed For Imaginary Crimes - Ring of Fire

Montana youth climate trial to move forward next month with narrowed scope

Indiana doctor's discipline hearing centers on privacy, reporting of Ohio 10-year-old's abortion

Starbucks Closes Its Ithaca Locations One Year After Workers Unionized

Isn't Elon Musk rocking the boat?

We really need a Department of Climate.... even a Cabinet position..just throwing this out there...

Iran unveils latest version of ballistic missile amid wider tensions over nuclear program

Iran unveils latest version of ballistic missile amid wider tensions over nuclear program

DeSantis says, if elected president, he'd consider pardons for Jan. 6 offenders

US cities to pay record $80m to people injured in 2020 racial justice protests

South Korea, US troops hold large live-fire drills near border with North Korea

Aid chief says Taliban agree to consider allowing women to resume agency work in Kandahar

Will NYC's first 'right to sleep outside' help homeless?

Head of Russian private army Wagner says his forces are handing control of Bakhmut to Moscow

Cats: If I fits...

Is This Cop Trying To Kill This Moped Rider? no siren, not trying to pull over moped

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about whether you're getting paid....

What's for Dinner, Thurs., May 25, 2023

On 3rd anniversary of George Floyd's death, Biden stops GOP-led effort to block DC police reform law

Ukraine's Zelenskyy surprises Johns Hopkins grads as their commencement speaker

A Wyoming Republican says Christian nationalism has hijacked her state and that on Sundays she can't

Now's the time to think about just how bad a DeSantis presidency would be

Shouldn't companies hear from us when they cave in to RW bullies over 'teh woke'?

Oath Keeper Kelly Meggs gets 12 years in federal prison.

COVID-19 is now the deadliest disaster in Canadian history. The previous record holder, The Spanish

No matter how bad you think NoozMax is, I promise you it's much worse

DOJ expands anti-profiling rules to cover thousands more who work in justice system

My first ChatGPT

Help me find the Sinatra album late in his career with very sad love songs...I remember playing

PA: Senate Republicans grill Shapiro nominee about election integrity

Germany cracks down on far-right coup plot suspects with more arrests - NBC News

🥲Phoenix elderly homeless population exceeds 7,000🥲

PA: Westmoreland Republican row officers secure Democratic nominations through write-in votes

PA: In Bucks County, GOP Activists Handed Out Fake Ballots During Primary Election

Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin talking to prospective donors about possible 2024 run: sources

One week from today, the 2023 hurricane season begins in the Atlantic, Caribbean Sea and

PA: Cherelle Parker talks health emergency, policy proposals in first post-primary public appearance

Conservatives admit that Bud Light & Target boycotts are about making Pride "toxic" to corporations

Poilievre layed bare.

Conservatives admit that Bud Light & Target boycotts are about making Pride "toxic" to corporations

Michigan Senate passes CROWN Act to prevent hair discrimination

Who focus-grouped "THE WOKE MIND VIRUS" and what alternative catch phrases do they have?

Oh Children.....

John Eastman asks Supreme Court to wipe away ruling ...he and Trump may have been plotting a crime

IRS 'whistleblower' who claimed Hunter Biden case was mishandled won't cooperate with Senate probe

In today's edition of it's not about the kids

Top 10 Conservative Idiots #14-16: Everybody Wants To Impeach The World Edition

After Club Q shooting, New York woman accused of threats to Colorado LGBTQ businesses

CNN to host Republican Presidential Town Hall with Former Vice President Mike Pence

Medicare Deductibles Cause US Elderly Skip Medical Care -

Can You Shut The Door? - ID Refusal (LackLuster)

Cops Shot Kid Who Called For Help - HUGE Settlement! (The Civil Rights Lawyer)

Oath Keepers founder Stewart Rhodes' attorneys speak after seditious conspiracy sentencing - PBS

John Eastman asks Supreme Court to wipe away ruling ...he and Trump may have been plotting a crime

25 billion in Social Security payments each week.

shop at amazon or even walmart instead of target

Left-behind polling memo shows abortion hurting outlook for GOP

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 26 May 2023

Ronna Admits Debt Default Is To Help GOP Win : RNC Chair flat out admits it!

Whodathunkit? Weird, huh?

Warrant issued for Pinellas Christian radio host who skipped court date

KY: GOP demands Beshear appoint Republicans to Kentucky Board of Education

3 former Jackson Police Department officers charged with homicide in death of Keith Murriel

In Florida university classrooms, here's what students are 'free' not to learn

KY: Glenna Bevin, wife of former Gov. Matt Bevin, files for divorce

Paid leave is now Minnesota law: What you need to know

Sorry if this is inappropriate or too political for the DU Lounge, but...

FL: Ron DeSantis says Jeanette Nuez (R) would offer 'continuity' if he wins presidency

Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg won't run for reelection, is interested in attorney general job

Lies: Fox News hit with a new billion dollar case as "Succession" ends with a warning - The Beat MSNBC

Pfizer's Paxlovid still free, for now, after FDA grants full approval to COVID drug

The sonnet machine

Kelly Meggs, Former Oath Keeper FL Chapter Leader, sentenced to 12 years in prison

Ronna McDaniel, RNC Chair, Admits Debt Default Is To Help GOP Win

Ford EVs will use Tesla charging tech in surprise partnership between rival automakers

Mark Pitcavage:We need a book teaching kids that the Hundred Acre Wood refuses to pass gun control

Texas House committee recommends impeachment of Attorney General Ken Paxton

Need help with someone who can do math.

Nikki Haley Blames Trans Visibility for Teen Girls' Suicide Ideation

Surprise, surprise

Bodycam Video of Assault and Abduction of Officer That Led to Officers Fatally Shooting The Suspect

So you believe "It Can't Happen Here"

Texas's Anti-LGBTQ+ AG, Ken Paxton, Accused of Criminal and Ethical Misdeeds

More than 5,000 new species discovered in Pacific deep-sea mining hotspot

News & Commentary May 16, 2023

'There will be no default': Biden addresses ongoing debt limit talks - MSNBC Reports

Some Alabama conservatives say textbooks 'indoctrinate' students: 'Too much Black history'

Is it time to hit back in Florida at book banning's? time to fight fire with fire?

A default is not the same as the government shutdown we had! A default will be devastating. Some

Mother Of Teen In Citi Bike Video Speaks Out: 'No One Bothered To Ask Him What Happened'

Texas lawmakers recommend impeaching Attorney General Ken Paxton after Republican investigation

Good Grief! We are on a dangerous precipice and discussing books. WTH

BREAKING: New SHOCKING Evidence of Trump Document Theft Discovered - Meidas Touch

BREAKING: Texas AG Ken Paxton facing Impeachment

Little conversation I had....

House ethics panel recommends impeachment for Texas AG Ken Paxton

Texas lawmakers issue 20 articles of impeachment against state Attorney General Ken Paxton

You'll Never Believe Which Cable News Channel Is Super Woke

Texas House committee recommends impeachment of Attorney General Ken Paxton

Laura Ingraham mocked David Hogg for not getting into the Ivies. He just graduated from Harvard.

The Paperclip Maximizer

Daniel Edwin Wilson charged in connection with Jan. 6 insurrection at U.S. Capitol

Anti-LGBTQ+ Legislation Could Threaten Gains Made in HIV Epidemic

IRS 'whistleblower' who claimed Hunter Biden case was mishandled won't cooperate with Senate probe

Lauren Boebert's Son Called 911 on His Dad for 'Throwing Him Around the House'

Cheney: Any candidate who says they will pardon Jan. 6 defendants is not qualified to be President.

IL Catholic churches concealed widespread sexual abuse to nearly 2,000 children, investigation shows

DeSantis Vows To Pack Supreme Court With Morons For Next 'Quarter Century' - Ring of Fire

Just heard from the Marquette poll that Joe is 5% points behind Desatan & tRump.

Trip to a creek

The big takeaway from DeSantis' DeBacle yesterday.

Angela Bassett: Tina

Tennessee's transgender care exclusions are discriminatory, a federal lawsuit alleges

Who is this Eliezer Yudkowsky who keeps screaming that AI is going to kill everyone?

***Following up, just returned home from J Hopkins, where I underwent an 'extensive'

Sanders Leads Senate Call for DOD Probe Into Price-Gouging Military Contractors

Jack Smith CONFIDENT in a Conviction in Trump Documents Investigation - Talking Feds

'Slavery Simulator' Game Removed From Google Play After Backlash

Walmart Under Fire for LGBTQ+ Merchandise After Target Retreats

DeSantis campaign launch escalates extremely online war with Trump

Went to the lawn garden center to look at flowers.

New Ad: GOP defaults to crazy. - The Republican Accountability Project

The night time temps will be in the 30's but I'm confident I will stay warm

Why Barnes & Noble Workers Formed Their First Union - More Perfect Union

The Brady house is for sale!

Musk and Ford reach agreement to open up Tesla Superchargers to other EV's

The Trammps - Body Contact Contract

Social Security is an entitlement program

A meeting of POWs. Trump says: I like people who were not captured.

Oklahoma Legislature overrides governor's veto of tribal regalia bill

Aboriginal treaty body urges Facebook parent company Meta to clamp down on racist abuse

Navy SEALs training plagued by pervasive problems, according to investigation after death of sailor

How many women are in prison? Let's send them to the front. - Break the Fake - TVP World

Damn, Rhodes' attorneys were surprised how light his sentence is. They expected a much longer

Sir, do you know how fast you were going?

just fell into a Tina Weymouth rabbit hole. She was such a master of the groove

15 yr old who brought an AR 15 to high school last week had 'lightning link' device

I love dogs that invent their own complex games:

For those that don't know this about Social Security payments.

The Oxford Dictionary of African American English

Trump workers moved Mar-a-Lago boxes a day before Justice Dept. came for documents

Supreme Court decision weakens EPA authority, scales back scope of Clean Water Act - PBS NewsHour

Newly Freed 'QAnon Shaman' Just Can't Keep His Mouth Shut

Ex-officer injured on Jan. 6 reacts to Oath Keeper founder's long sentence - CNN

Congressman Dan Goldman Condemns the Speaker of the House's Debt Ceiling Negotiations

18 year old US high school graduate missing in Bahamas after jumping off excursion boat

Lauren Boebert says fighting 'hate and antisemitism' is code for going after conservatives

Supreme Court rules in favor of 94-year-old woman who got nothing when county took her condo

Peru seizes cocaine bricks wrapped in Nazi insignia

Panda punishes the chair that dumped him:

GOP Polling Memo Finds Big Swing to Democrats

If the election were held today...

Chinese state-sponsored hackers infiltrated U.S. naval infrastructure, secretary of the Navy says

Belarusians fighting against Minsk and Moscow - Eastern Express - TVP World

One of these things is not like the others:

(1) Cat brings food to sick owner; (2) cat expresses concern over sick child