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Yavin4's Journal
Yavin4's Journal
June 6, 2024

If America had a strong, vibrant middle class, Trump and MAGA would be seen as the fringe movement that it is.

That's not to say that members of MAGA are struggling economically. They are not. Most are well off. MAGA is America's extreme political right wing fringe that's being leveraged to mute the real economic needs of America's working class.

Yes, Biden has been the best president that America's working class has had in decades, but it takes more than one presidential term to reverse the effects of Republican policies dating all the way back to Reagan. Clinton, Obama, and Biden have had to spend their respective presidencies rescuing America only to have Bush II and Trump screw it all up again.

June 6, 2024

Say, Trump gets probation and then promptly violate the terms of his probation. What happens then?

His first violation may get excused, but what if he violates the terms repeatedly? What then? Jail? Or...?

June 5, 2024

Nvidia Tops $3 Trillion in Value, Leapfrogging Past Apple

Nvidia Corp. was already the world’s most valuable semiconductor firm. Now, it’s become the first computer-chip company ever to hit $3 trillion in market capitalization. The shares of the Santa Clara, California-based firm have rallied roughly 147% this year, adding about $1.8 trillion as the insatiable demand for its chips used to power artificial intelligence tasks skyrockets. On Wednesday, shares rose 5.2% to close at a record $1,224.40, pushing the market value to more than $3 trillion and overtaking Apple Inc. in the process.

May 31, 2024

Should President Biden take the debate stage with a convicted felon? Isn't that a security risk?

Biden should demand that Trump be stripped searched before taking the stage. A full cavity search. Trump should also wear some kind of physical constraints, cuffs on his hands and feet.

[OP Note: This is a humor post. It should not be taken literally. I deeply apologize to anyone for the confusion. I will try to do better next time.]

May 31, 2024

MSNBC Chris Hayes: Ordinary American people have continuously held Trump accountable.

Great point from Chris Hayes. The American people voted against Trump in 2016. Voted him out of office in 2020. Voted to convict him in a civil and criminal trials. It's like Trump is a virus that we cannot get rid of.


May 31, 2024

If the SCOTUS grants Trump motion for presidential immunity and if I was President Biden....

I would start robbing banks the next day.

"Put the cash in the bag, Jack."

May 31, 2024

Bette Midler - Continental Baths Concert (1971)

A young Bette Midler performs at the Continental Baths, a bathhouse where gay men would engage in public sexual acts. The Continental also had a stage for performers. In this video, Bette is performing with a young Barry Manilow on the piano. Other acts included Melissa Manchester, Ellen Greene, Labelle, The Manhattan Transfer, Jane Olivor, Melba Moore, Liz Torres, Wayland Flowers, Nell Carter and Peter Allen.

May 31, 2024

34 down. 57 more to go. What's next on the Trump court tour?

The next major development in Trump’s legal cases will likely be the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling, expected by the end of June, on Trump’s claim of immunity in the federal 2020 election subversion case for official acts taken as president. The court’s 6-3 conservative majority - including three justices appointed by Trump - signaled in April that it was prepared to recognize some immunity from criminal prosecution for former presidents.

May 31, 2024

I was at the movies all day. Did something happen?

I saw Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga which was excellent. I cannot believe that the public isn't supporting this film. Incels just cannot handle any movie without a White male lead.

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