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The two best things Biden did to date

Wear the mask and call him a fool publicly.


The fact that ...

... a police officer could murder a black man - knowing he was being filmed doing so, and yet without fear of the consequences thereof - says everything about where we are as a nation.


Never have we had such a total void of national leadership at such a critical time.

American presidents have usually risen to the occasion when a crisis came. Even if they were bad at some things, they were good at others. You can find some redeeming qualities, even with the worst we've seen.

But right now there is zero leadership when we need it most. Not from the White House anyway....


100,000 Human Capital Stock Units Have Perished; You Are Permitted a 5-Minute Grief Break

Greetings fellow human capital stock! I trust you enjoyed your holiday weekend, but it is now time to return to your unsafe workplaces, or, if you are too unhealthy to do so, to your nearest Soylent processing plant. I will round up the news with you, but only if you promise it won’t undermine your productivity, aka the only value you possess, you worthless serf....


I can't be the only person who thinks people look perfectly OK

in the masks. I don’t think I’ve seen anyone who looks bad in one.

Both heroes and villains in movies look good in masks. Cowboys doing the ultimate in macho activity, driving cattle, wear masks. The coolest motorcycle helmets only show the eyes if they aren’t covering the entire head.

I don’t get why a man who wears his hair like a helmet, colored a weird yellow and who puts on orange makeup with white raccoon eyes can possibly think covering up his anus shaped mouth makes him look worse. It’s mind boggling.


I Won't Re-Hire My Laid Off Workers Until I Can Test Them Frequently - Sorry Trump

I can scale back my business and run it without my 7 employees as I have been doing. I am extremely busy and need help, but I want to do all I can to keep from getting sick. I can't hire anyone back unless I can test them two or three times a week. I don't care who tells me I need to "open up". I am very lucky to be able to be able to choose maximum safety when so many others (workers) have little control over their environment....


my morning trip to the supermarket . Masks on all.

North Carolina has been a case study of both admirable and stupid recently. But, in a pretty red area of western NC, my trip to Ingles was a pleasant surprise. Still doing 1 way aisles and distancing. All employees masked. All shoppers masked. I expected to see a visible relaxation of safety, but did not. So, there's that good news for the day.

That, and the big bottles of Lagunitas Imperial Stout for only 3.50!


Imagine how utterly miserable it would be to live life as a republican

/conservative/ libertarian/neocon or neolib.

We are witnessing a brash attempt (sadly far too successful) to form the culture they either seek, or feel it is as horrendous as they deserve....

Vinnie From Indy

If 100,000 Americans were killed by sharks in just 60 days,....

….do you think anyone would be swimming in the fucking ocean right now?

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