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Archives: May 2, 2017

Another bit of wiseness from his orangness.

GOP Rep. Says Those With Pre-Existing Conditions Don't Live Right

Play the new "Trump History" game

The English phrase "nobody could THAT stupid" can now be retired from our national vocabulary.

Federal court lets net neutrality regulations stand

Jared and Ivanka, Keeping the Bribes in the Family

I think trump mixed Andrew Johnson and Stonewall Jackson and got Andrew Jackson.

Would your cat do a "trust fall"

GOP struggles to find ObamaCare repeal votes (yes once again)

When your dog is determined to fetch a stick

Am I old? Or was music better in my youth? (1970s-1980s)

Trump unwinding Michelle Obama's school lunch program rules

The Resistance Report, Monday, May 1st, 2017 - part 2 Reich

"Trump has the intellectual depth of a coat of paint"

Help please

Bernanke says controversial border adjustment tax has a lot of appeal

Antipodes

Rich clash with working class in new East Coast oyster war

How much damage will this administration cause our children?

Getting a black eye has a new meaning...

Someone once gave this reason for the Civil War

What I learned in Drumpt world today:

Inquest recommends charges in Wisconsin inmate's dehydration death: paper

School districts, education groups sue Arizona over funding

Boss cat enjoys a meal, a beer, and a cigarette

I have a question maybe someone can answer re: electric shock

U.S. issues travel alert for Europe, citing threat of terrorist attacks

U.S. issues travel alert for Europe, citing threat of terrorist attacks

AHCA Healthcare Bill would do this (from Center on Budget and Policy Priorities)

Maine governor sues state's attorney general in Trump policy tussle

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseeker Thread! 12 Years (in) a Grave! Live, Uncensored & a new kitteh

Golden Boy has lost his luster...

Australian man arrested in US for overstaying visa by 90 minutes

Down goes Trumpcare; down goes Trumpcare!

Season five of House of Cards will debut on Netflix on Tuesday, May 30

Saloot!

Betrayal beyond belief: Conservatives cry foul after Republicans reach budget deal to jettison al

"Let's Play a Game!"

Ailes, Oreilly, Shine, (maybe Watters) is hannity Next?

Congress Just Ignored Trump And Boosted America's Science Funding

Female Dragonflies Play Dead to Escape Stalking Males

Senate votes to proceed with confirmation vote on SEC nominee Jay Clayton

feather

Yeah, Andrew Jackson also would've made Charles Sumner and Preston Brooks

Historian Timothy Snyder says Trump coup inevitable:

NY Times Op-Ed - 'Trump has the intellectual depth of a coat of paint'

Embattled Venezuelan president calls for new constitution

Embattled Venezuelan president calls for new constitution

Play the new "Trump History" game

Carl Bernstein: Trump lies 'day in and day out'

Michael Moore to Take One-Man Anti-Trump Show to Broadway

140 GOP paths to Putin -- and it might have started with Jack Abramoff.

Bananas hanging from noose-shaped strings found on DC campus

Vox - Trump keeps giving interviews about a health bill that doesn't exist

The biggest megachurch on Earth is facing a crisis of evangelism

Is it "poetry" after a "Happy" Hour?!1 Work in progress, alternative words in parentheses:

Airbnb Settles Lawsuit With Its Hometown, San Francisco

Scientists solve mystery of Antarctica's Blood Falls

Regulations don't create costs, they distribute them

Wales - Dog microchipping: 94% registered after law change

A few blind people can "see", leading to discoveries about consciousness

Guinness World Record broken for lawnmower balancing

30 years ago, Rick Perry and Elizabeth Warren were both in Texas

Birdwatchers flock to Orkney for rare bird

No action taken on bill allowing police to weaponize drones

Olbermann‏: Trump's new threat to silence you - he could sue

The more I see of this CR, the less sense it makes. What is the GOP getting out of this?

Ohio governor delays 9 executions as court fight continues

Chelsea Clinton answers DT's question: "Why was there a civil war? Why couldn't that be worked out?"

If it's wrong for Obama to earn speaking fees

Disrespect

Can someone tell me why a sitting President in 2017...

Alec Baldwin to headline South Jersey Democratic fund-raiser

So...Bannon gone, Fox news imploding, Repub. Congress impotent...

Osoff is up 1 in GA 6. I just sent him a small amount. Send him what you can.

North Dakota seeks federal aid for pipeline protest costs

(Schadenfreude:) Conservatives fume over 'complete' spending concession to Democrats

Wyden urges review of Ivanka Trump's trade relations

Here We Go Again? Tax Cuts For The Wealthy? Two Figures To Look At.

Biker sues SD ranchers in buffalo mauling

Hannity looking to bail on Fox as early as this week

It's Time for the Best News Bloopers of April 2017

Jury awards $3.5 million verdict against St. Alexius Hospital in Bismarck

Okay, Oregonians...

Cheesy Spinach Hot Pockets

Huff Post has gone from bad to worse with new format.

New North Dakota tax earmarked for communications update

Spicey's bit coin transaction records?

ATM

Human Beings with Pre-Existing Conditions , "Don't Live Right"

Allowing Nazis into Your Rally is Condoning White Nationalism

Tomorrow: The American Revolution really didn't need to happen.

President Trumps first 100 days: The fact check tally

Another day in the asylum our country has become

With Trump In The White House, MSNBC Is Resisting The Resistance

Officials in North Texas identify student who died in UT stabbing; 3 others injured

Court sets July 10 trial on Texas redistricting maps

Austin City Council member among those handcuffed at sit-in

10 Breathtaking Pictures of Icy Worlds

Congress Allocates $120 Million for Family's Security Costs

Poor Fox News, They Can't Help It....

The JESTER gives first ever radio interview

Albuquerque PD finds man with hands nailed to tree in bosque

Boulder County law enforcement leaders stand by immigrants, tell their stories

I used to enjoy watching the national news...

Whip Count: Republicans Who Are Against the Revised Health Care Bill -some calls seem to be required

Tax overhaul to be on special session agenda

Soda tax campaign fight costs at nearly $3.3 million; proponents operating in the red

New management takes over Sandia National Laboratories

Puerto Rico Eyes Options As It Faces Debt Deadline Again

State, unions to meet to discuss furloughs

Australian man arrested in US for overstaying visa by 90 minutes

Bighorn sheep lamb born at Desert Museum

Rachel and her reference to Santa Barbara and Earth Day

Ooo, this is good! Watch Colbert eviscerate Cheeto!!

Jimmy Kimmel Reveals Details of His Sons Birth & Heart Disease (speaks of saving ACA)

An ad pops up on every page which blocks part of my view. Only on DU.

Albuquerque ICU patient, wife awarded $7.75 million

Jason Chaffetz - he's back again till he's gone again or whatever

New Mexico's newest monuments under threat by Trump's executive order

Metro: The horse that saved his own life by painting

Students sue over Santa Fe University of Art and Design shutdown

Stephen Colbert Goes One-On-One With Trump - Ha!

Trump Admits Being POTUS Is Hard, Flubs the Civil War: A Closer Look

They're never giving in and we cannot stop pushing back.

New Mexico Dem leader wants to unite Hillary, Bernie supporters

Is NM governor's race ripe for Democrats?

The Civil War A Film By Donald Trump

Group warns against foot race in NM bear country

Texas foundation gives $2.5M to New Mexico State University

Sources: WGA, AMPTP Closing In on Deal, Averting Threat of Strike

Stephen Colbert: This monologue goes out to you, Mr. President

DEAL!! WGA Strike Averted As Sides Agree On Tentative Film & TV Contract

CSU plans for on-campus slaughterhouse draw criticism from sustainability advocates

Bill that would ease retirement of coal plants passes Colorado House but faces tougher path in Senat

What you need to know about the bill Colorado lawmakers are screaming about behind closed doors

Ancient tomb with "blue monster" mural unearthed

Critics blast plan to track unaffiliated voters casting ballots in Colorado's party primaries

Colorado Governor Hickenlooper uses rare veto to strike tax break for tobacco

Milwaukee May Day March Targets Sheriff Who Runs Jail Where Inmate Died After Week With No Water

Sedgwick, a struggling town on the Colorado prairie, found salvation in legalized pot

Bernie's Podcast: Now Available - 05/02/17: Episode 5: Bill McKibben

Lawmakers pull provider fee bill back from the brink, negotiations continue

School vouchers falter in Texas

Non Sequitur Toon - Qualified to be Press Secretary

Drew Edmondson announces run for Oklahoma governor

Colorado banned free speech zones on campus.

Secrets of tea plant revealed by science

Every one of Obama's budgets called for higher taxes on the rich.

Moderate Colorado Democrat Noel Ginsburg is running for governor.

If Trump considers the Constitution to be archaic

LePage sues attorney general for not representing his legal positions

Wow...Morning Joe is 'Going there' discussing Donald's mental health.

Portland Oregon May Day protest disrupted by anarchists..

LePage, St. Clair set for showdown before U.S. House committee on monument

Cary Kennedy on Her Run for Governor in 2018, Campaign Announcement

Tuesday Toon Roundup 1 - Sad History

26 percent of Americans are atheist? Researchers say the godless are undercounted

Tuesday Toon Roundup 2 - Failed leaders

Jehovah's Witnesses as 'extremists': Court sharpens edges of Russia's religious space

Tuesday Toon Roundup 3 - The Rest

Does Sally Yates testify today, May 2??

Catholic leaders urge Israel to meet Palestinian hunger strikers demands

Trump drops the mother of all bombs on libraries

Under political pressure, Infosys says it will hire 10,000 American workers

New funding plan unfurled for critical state services with only days left in Colorado legislative...

Umm, did Joe Scarborough just say that President Trump may have dementia?

Trump is the worst kind of idiot

Moaning Joe just used the word, DEMENTIA. That is yuuuuuge! However,

Happy Birthday, Catholic Worker Movement

Child Soldiers Reloaded: The Privatisation of War

Academic buildings, 1,125 housing units planned for CU Boulder South build-out

Planned Parenthood, Democratic pollsters say Coffman tempts political fate on defunding

Butternut Bigot is having another call with his boss, Putin

Ivanka Trump laments the campaign was so grueling she didn't have time for a massage or to meditate

DeVos to give commencement speech at historically black university

Historians see dark Underside to Trump's Civil War riff

The sky at night, if galaxies and black holes lived next door

Dozens of Russian deaths cast suspicion on Vladimir Putin

The UK Government Is Completely Deluded About Brexit (BRUTAL Forbes piece)

Trump's dog whistle to his Deplorable base

TOP COMICS TO BUY THIS WEEK: MAY 3, 2017

Former U.S. congressman and proud Puebloan Ray Kogovsek dies at 75

Trump keeps praising international strongmen, alarming human rights advocates

Puerto Rico hit with lawsuit after litigation freeze expires

Trump is scheduled to talk with Vladimir Putin today.

How soon until Rump is found wandering around the WH grounds in his bathrobe at 2 a.m.?

Sponsored feature: On Buddhas Trail

I thought Ben Carson should resign over Trump's pro slavery remarks...

Climate confusion is back, and it's dangerous

Chatting with a coworker yesterday...

Chaffetz just had surgery for a pre-existing condition, but will return to vote YES on bill that wo

Breaking news: New warning label to be placed on all voting machines.

Tammy Baldwin campaign calls foul on new radio ad

When minority voters don't flock to a candidate, we're told we just don't know enough about them and

Dems hold minority hearing on Rep Crush the CFPB act

Maybe Trump had his Andrews mixed up. One can see how he admires the one who came later

US anti-missile system operational in South Korea

How did we get here?

Wash Post GOP op-ed writer attacks Dems

Jon Meacham says Trump told him last year that he could've done a deal to stop the Civil War

Why should I be a Democrat?

Cory Lewandowski failed to register as a foreign agent

Trumps 100th-day speech may have been the most hate-filled in modern history

john mccain is just fine with trump as long as he keeps bombing people and grows the war machine

Karma is rough on idiots

Can a Broadway Show bring down a sitting President? Michael Moore

Whose side would the Deplorables have been on in WW ll?

Alt-right hopes to organize street-fighting goon squad: Is it more than macho posturing?

WSJ: Jared Kushner Didnt Disclose Cadre Startup Stake

Douglas Brinkley had some interesting opinions to

Steady as she goes- Macron 60% LeTrump 40% - Only five days to go.

A side note on joemika show today

Car was driving away from officer when he shot boy with rifle, Balch Springs chief says

"Trump's dizzying day of interviews" (with no mention of Russia in the article)

New Stonekettle: Antipodes

Raw Story Article: Trumps confused mental state creating surreal disarray in US Gov.

This is so insightful from J Meacham, who literally wrote the book on Andrew Jackson, on Trump

Rump calls for changing rules and government shutdown this morning

Do you favor Trump's plan to tax motorists to pay for upgrading airports?

Understanding Donald Trump's Andrew Jackson fetish

Fyre Festival Organizers Sued in $100 Million Fraud, Breach of Contract Suit

dupe

Trump's Jackson comment in context / 20% of Trump Fans Think Freeing the Slaves Was a Bad Idea

Please proceed, Republicans...

Supreme Court Will Not Review Case Challenging Critical Habitat Of Polar Bears In The Arctic

200 republican representatives are ready to do away with our pre-existing conditions

Why Liberals Are Wrong About Trump

DeVos to give commencement speech at historically black university

Liar Liar: Trump Predicts He Will Pay MORE TAXES Under New Tax Plan

TPM: Trump Knows Jack about Andrew Jackson. SAD!

Amid Delusions, Trump Admits He Wasn't Ready to Be President

North Coast marijuana producers react to Californias draft medical marijuana rules

North Coast marijuana producers react to Californias draft medical marijuana rules

25 INSANE Waterslides You Wont Believe Exist

His vanity & neediness show a man more concerned w/ promoting his own brand than helping his country

Editorial boards agree: Hands off our national monuments

Ivanka Trump suggested Planned Parenthood split in two: report

No parent should ever have to decide if they can afford to save their childs life,

State Dept. Issues Europe Travel Alert for Summer

TSA Experience Report

Ideas for May contest

100th-day speech most hate-filled in modern history

"They could be coming for you next!" . . . . Please come CAPTION Sean Hannity!!!!

Donald Trump Embraces Another Despot - By the NYT Editorial Board

Two lonely accomplishments

Silence from House republicans this morning must mean they're still short votes on Obamacare repeal

Circuit Court Nominees In The Trump Administration: A Nationwide Round-Up

a series of moderate earthquakes strike skagway alaska

Venezuela opposition blocks streets to protest Maduro's power shakeup

Is he divorced from reality; ignorant; or just insane?

The Collapse of American Identity

Is tRump following Putins lead in using biker gangs as an intimidation force? Putin has close

House GOP Again Scrambling for Health Care Votes

Former S.C. police officer to plead guilty in fatal shooting caught on video

Lyin' Ryan coming up to tell us he does not

A musical legend died onstage last night

The Mistake Christians Made in Defending Bill OReilly

Donald Trump: Our country needs a good 'shutdown,' suggests Senate rule change

How much responsibility do Republicans bear in this continuing White House crisis?

23 Environmental Rules Rolled Back in Trumps First 100 Days

Donald Trump Bullsh*ts His Way Through Civil War History

GOP Establishment Shrugs As Democracy Crumbles Under Trump

Releases Campaign Ad, Running Against News Media

Pre-Existing Conditions - If You're over 50, You Haz 'Em.

ONE BILLION DOLLARS -- Report: Jared Kushner Didn't Disclose Startup Stake

China demands halt to US missile shield in S.Korea

MSNBC's Identity crisis

Japan's 'peace constitution' under pressure at 70

GOP Lawmaker: Those With Pre-Existing Conditions Not Living 'The Right Way'

republicans are lying about pre-existing conditions. throwing it back to the states is bullshit.

Time to drag Obama out ,,,,,,

Man helps baby robin find worms:

Trump: Congress Needs Shutdown to Fix 'Mess'

Trump's Strongman Fetish Is Very Dangerous

Nice line-up

Purely a coincidence, I'm sure.

This will be that old tweet that circulates when he's blaming Dems

BIRDS OF A FEATHER -- What Lies Beneath Trump's Fixation With Strongmen Like Duterte

Trump promised to free a Pakistani surgeon who helped find bin Laden. He's still in prison.

Smearing the messenger...

Insurance companies will fabricate "preexisting conditions" to deny payment of legitimate claims

Trump and Republicans can't get it up

Ivankasplaining: Ivanka Trump told Planned Parenthood boss she should split organization in two

BREAKING: Michael Slager to plead guilty.

Whip Count: Republicans Who Are Against the Revised Health Care Bill -some calls seem to be required

On raising gas taxes...

Shave Trump with "Occam's Razor".

Trump administration denies it plans to end Michelle Obama's girl's education program

The Dems are a lean mean fighting machine!

How (the F**K) was Saudi Arabia Voted onto a UN Womens Panel?

List of "undecided" congress members to contact on health care bill: (from Twitter)

Morning Joe questions Trump's mental state, compares him to someone with dementia

What really went down at Faux News

Another observation from the world of customer service

100 Best Climate Solutions - And Why They're Going to Work

Trump Army secretary pick is a Creationist

Trump Doubles Down On Claim That Jackson Could Have Prevented Civil War

Minnesota GOPers Sorry For Post Calling Keith Ellison Muslim Goat Humper

Today's truth about the relationship between the President and Congress

England's Great Pet Massacre of 1939

1st Film made in Saudi Arabia and by a female director.

Understanding Human Politics

'I'm not sure he's OK': MSNBCs Joe and Mika are worried by Trump's 'bizarre' behavior

Marine Le Pen accused of plagiarising Francois Fillon in May Day speech

Prospects for black America about to get worse under Trump, report says (May 2, 2017)

Antonn Dvork Symphony #9 "From the New World"

Jimmy Kimmel makes a tearful plea is support of Obamacare provisions and funding the NIH.

BLS report: Compensation costs up 0.8% Dec 2016-Mar 2017 and up 2.4% over the year ending Mar 2017

FBI translator married Isis recruiter she was meant to be investigating

As Congress touts spending deal, Trump calls for shutdown

Photographing Scale Models ... Depth of Field

'Unspinnably dumb': GOP strategist explains why Trumpcare 3.0 is an unprecedented political disaster

I wish DR would explain to his base how pointless, ineffective and mean the wall is

Your power totally fails at 2:22 AM. What do you do ?

TRUMP's WORLD: Jesus was probably up on that cross, I shoulda worked out a deal with Pilate

Police shooting of Texas teen in moving car violated federal guidance

US border officers lock up Australian man after he overstayed visa by one hour

Trump tweets to advocate September shutdown. Worst rookie mistake I've seen yet.

Sen Leahy: "Governing by tweet & manufacturing crisis before our work even begins is no way to lead"

We need a 300mph train/mag lift/vacuum tube to replace domestic air travel.

PARTY LINE -- Putin Echoes Trump on Election Hacking 'Rumors'

Think About It -Trump *didn't even begin to understand* a metaphor made by *George W. Bush.*

House Republicans shy of votes to pass healthcare reform: lawmaker

R.I.P. "Godfather of the Jam Bands," Col. Bruce Hampton, 1947-2017

State-Licensed Ministers Can't Pray Away the Gay, SCOTUS Affirms

Steve Bannon Wrote a Shakespearean Rap Musical, and It Is as Horrifying as You Might Imagine

Damn, white guy image used for new Fredrick Douglass quarter

2017 Tony Awards: Great Comet Leads With 12 Nominations

North Korea says U.S. bomber flights push peninsula to brink of nuclear war

Trump Fondly Remembers the Fake Civil War Battle That Took Place on His Golf Course

AARP- Under Chump Care People With Pre-existing Conditions Will Pay $25,700.00 Per Year

Rooster Interruptus - Rooster doesn't pussyfoot around

Trump: "Elect more Republican Senators in 2018 or change the rules now to 51%"

Trump's gridlock with Congress: Short term blessing, long term concern?

Is *that* really a route you want to go down, Trumpettes?

Ivanka Trump's West Wing Agenda

Hating is bad for your health

Report: Prospects for black America about to get worse under Trump

Trump suggests Republicans use 'nuclear option' to pass laws

Sean Hannity calls staff meeting (oh boy oh boy oh boy!)

Jimmy Kimmel Reveals Details of His Sons Birth & Heart Disease

Question to U.S. citizens, do you care less about potential U.S's N.Korea attack?

How two cutting edge U.S. nuclear projects bankrupted Westinghouse

CNN Hits Back: Trump Ad Calling The Media 'Fake News' Is Itself 'False'

I just noticed that Hillary will be live

If GOP Passes Trumpcare, Its Dead

This is how cynical Deplorables, i.e. Republicans are.

Protests erupt, classes canceled after racist notes enrage a Minnesota college

Ryan Says 'I Share' Trump's Budgetary 'Frustration,' Defends Health Bill

VOA news for Monday, May 1st, 2017

KEEP CALLING your reps about #AHCA. Keep pressure & call volume high!!

msnbc. We are taking care of our military. Rump bragging last 5 minutes how the

What kind of football trophy presentation is this?

Trump's commerce secretary calls Syrian missile strike 'after-dinner entertainment'

"macarthur park" richard harris

Should they have stopped playing immediately?

Art of the Deal

Philippines says Trump recognized 'great job' Duterte is doing

German defense minister cancels U.S. trip to focus on officer's arrest

Only The RICH AND PRODUCTIVE Have Right To America's Benefits Based On GOP Rhetoric.

Parents of gay, bi men in Chechnya told: Kill your children or we will

Pic Of The Moment: On Healthcare: The Difference Between GOP Congressmen And Actual Human Beings

Would-be principal: Teachers who help young LGBT people are 'child abusers'

KO: Trump's New War on Free Speech-- This is how a dictator behaves.

KO: Trump's New War on Free Speech --This is how a dictator behaves.

Dump has invited a journalist killer to the Whitehouse

The WH moved swiftly on Tuesday to counteract Mr. Trumps contention that he had been forced into an

Syria war: Many dead in IS attack on displaced people's camp

Schumer Taunts Trump's Budget Fury: 'You Can't Always Get What You Want'

'He Just Seemed to Go Crazy': Senior GOP Aides Stunned by Trump's Demented Behavior in Last 24 Hours

God help me, after watching the Madman speak, I feel the need to cleanse the palate.

Jack Storms: Optical Glass

Hillary's first post-election interview coming up on CNN n/t

Hollywood Writers and Studios, Scrambling to Avert Strike, Reach Last-Minute Deal

Arizona Lawmaker wants to repeal law on compulsory education

Mississippi funeral home sued for refusing the body of a gay man after learning he was married

Today's Eagle Update.

The policy of Appeasement

Fourth-Grade Class Touring White House Answers Trumps Questions About the Civil War

Shooter calls ex-girlfriend as he unleashes terror at pool

What would happen if people stopped shielding tRump?

Jimmy Carter & Bill Clinton Troll Trump On Twitter-In The Most Delightful Way

Schumer turns GOP tactics on Trump

Hi Paul RyanGod doesn't answer the prayers of people willing to strip healthcare from the poor and s

Robert Reich: Authoritarianism Is Trump's Only Governing Philosophy

SpaceX makes first US military launch, then lands rocket again

DaddyOFive father, stepmom lose custody of 2 children following YouTube prank video investigation

Gregg Schneider's extremely coherent take on the Russian thing.

House GOPer: Move To Another State If You Have A Pre-Existing Condition

Do I get it right? We won many points?

How did I not know that Serena Williams is pregnant?!

Trump invites ruthless dictators to the White House because why, do you suppose?

Hillary "about to" take the stage in an interview. On cable news.

Al Franken asks DOJ lawyer: What message does Steve Bannon send on hate crimes?

President Obama has a message for Jimmy Kimmel (tweet):

Lose Your Lunch Rally.....come barf at Kremlin Kelly Conway and Marsha Blackburn

here is your typical heartless republican politician on healthcare...

UN -- education is a UNIVERSAL HUMAN RIGHT, you jerk, mosley.

House Republicans floundering on Obamacare repeal

In a blow to GOP, Michigan Rep. Fred Upton to vote no on health care

Jordanian Airlines ad: "Fear of Flying"

Standard & Poor downgrades MS bonds

Trump has a plaque at his golf course commemorating Civil War battle that never happened

Are people generally less patient today than in the past?

Hillary is speaking

GOP senators reject Trump's call to end the filibuster

I need your help writing this.

Rx question (was gonna post in Health but those forums are not active): COPD meds

Newly Discovered Color Movies Show Herbert Hoover's Softer Side

Donald Trumps Civil War by Ken Burns (video)

Obama tweets Jimmy Kimmel. Watch the video but get some tissues!

South Koreas likely next president warns the U.S. not to meddle in its democracy

Mulvaney is parroting the bull that a border wall will stop

I found this on my faceebook page. Dealing with a grandchild with ADHD makes me

Notice there hasn't been a scandalous "tell all" Obama admin book?

Trump reverses stance on spending bill, brags about political victory

Is the BabyMan tweeting up a storm

The First True Color Images of Saturns North Pole are Stunning

The most pathetic thing I have ever witnessed is many people (pundits) who are justifying

Marriage and divorce: The limits of the Roman Catholic mind

From Conan O'Brien: The Civil War, A Film by Donald Trump

Hillary tweets Jimmy Kimmel's talk about his son

Historian Timothy Snyder thinks Trump trying to pull coup, destroy democracy

Kirsten Gillibrand says she's "ruling out" a 2020 presidential bid

Obama thanks Jimmy Kimmel for sharing emotional health care story about his newborn son's surgery

Trump Fondly Remembers the Fake Civil War Battle That Took Place on His Golf Course

Hillary Clinton was just live on CNN and MSNBC.

Alt-right hopes to organize street-fighting goon squad: Is it more than macho posturing?

Alarm grows in Washington as Saudi coalition attack on Yemen port appears imminent

Trump reverses stance on spending bill, brags about political victory

hey mick mulvaney....you are much like your boss....a used-car salesman.

Congressman wonders whether Chelsea Clinton wants to 'try to do better than her mommy did'

Trump throws a fit after "fake news station" CNN refuses to air his "positive message"

Like When Teddy Roosevelt Charged Up Hamburger Hill

Lunch-shaming in schools has no place in the battle against child poverty

Sean Spicer doesn't take questions at Press Conference...

Mulvaney: A 'Good Shutdown' Would Prove Trump's Point About Dysfunction

Would Sally Yates testifying today have anything to do with 45's meltdowns yesterday?

Trump Tax Plan to End Deductability of State and Property Taxes

Kelly 'Shocked' By Those 'Rejoicing' Over Wall Delay

Simple Pleasures

Full Hillary Clinton interview with Christiane Amanpour (5-2-2017)...

A Pro-Hillary think tank wants to discuss the future of the party . .

House Dems Urge Trump To Oust Gorka Over Ties To Far-Right Hungarian Groups

For Those Of You Wondering How We Ended Up With The Worst President Ever

Mental health pros...a question

In Brexit Talks, U.K. and E.U. Are Said to Be Miles Apart.

Hillary Clinton: 'I was on the way to winning' before Comey's letter and WikiLeaks struck

Was a Russian reporter flashing Alt Right hand-signs in the White House?

Colonel Bruce Hampton Dies After Collapsing On Stage During His Own Birthday Concert

Conservationists sue to halt fracking in Ohio's only national forest

"Sexism, racism and bullying are driving people out of tech, US study finds"

Hillary Clinton blames Russian hackers and Comey for 2016 election loss

Colbert last night - scathing - video at link

This...he does it all the time! White power sign.

U.S. Senators Ask Trump To Stop Being Terrible For Women

In my community they have this Siren that goes off at 12:00 noon every Tuesday

Can Gallup Please Conduct This Poll? Obama vs. Trump. Who's More Competent To Be President?

Bill would make New York first state to ban declawing of cats

WaPo: When is it okay to say the president might be nuts?

So explain this: mammals poo for 12 seconds, pee in 20 seconds.

Wall Street elite find it hard to bank on Trump's breakup talk

Crave Sugar? Maybe It's in Your Genes

i want to thank kurt vonnegut for my continued existence.

McConnell Rejects Trump Proposal: 'No, It Isn't' Time To Change Filibuster Rules

MISSISSIPPI: Funeral Home Sued For Refusing To Perform Cremation Of 82 Year-Old Married Gay Man

Mulvaney: WH Has 'Not Made Any Decision' On Paying O'Care Subsidies

"He's not coming back." White House Press Corps reacts (video tweet)...

Who were Comey and Rogers giving their closed briefing to today?

Congress Denies Jeff Sessions Money to Fight Marijuana

The US Department of Justice is literally prosecuting a woman for laughing at Jeff Sessions

House Health Care Plan Is Not Enough to Keep High-Risk Pools Afloat

Documentary Goes Inside Julian Assange's Paranoid World

Patients Who Rely on Obamacare Protections Are Worried

Rep Scott Taylor (R-VA) on with Ali now on MSNBC

Should there be a test given candidates running for President?

When you've lost Golf Digest...

What is it with Steven Mnuchin's facial tics?

I got an invitation to a party. Introvert alert.

Downward Dog

Honoring Nina

So you thought we were done with the emails?

Congress Won't Give Jeff Sessions Money to Fight State Marijuana Laws (x-posted from LBN)

In response to the Trump campaigns accusations of ad censorship:

CNN - Disingenuous and Only Looking Out For Themselves

Majority of Melenchon supporters will not back Emmanuel Macron, poll finds

Betsy DeVos-founded group lobbies Congress for D.C. voucher program extension

Former S.C. police officer pleads guilty in fatal shooting caught on video.

Merkel presses Putin over anti-gay purge in Chechnya

Merkel presses Putin over anti-gay purge in Chechnya

Mexico captures Sinaloa cartel boss who launched power bid after El Chapo arrest

The Putin Interviews Teaser Trailer Oliver Stone & Vladimir Putin SHOWTIME Documentary

Mexico captures Sinaloa cartel boss who launched power bid after El Chapo arrest

Friend flushes baseball fan's remains down (16 so far)ballpark toilets

@alfranken grills DOJ official at hate crime hearing: "What message does it send" for Trump to have

Captain Queeg at it again:

brought to you by republicans: USDA shifts Obama-era school lunch guidelines

Trump's Divide and Conquer Strategy

Jimmy Kimmel's heart wrenching support for Obamacare says it all (VIDEO)

Has the Senate Intelligence Committee finished its closed briefing with Comey today?

Can we trade Steve Kornacki to FOX for Shep?

The Republicans would not fund the ACA Risk Pools for $3 billion, so now they need $130 Billion

Congressman: As a Trump supporter I do my best not to pay attention to what he says (VIDEO)

Conservative Radio Host: Donald Trump ignorant of what he is ignorant of (VIDEO)

Trump Supporters needed for Paid event (San Diego)

Trump cheerleads for the torturers: Public adoration for the worst of the worst is taking a buzz

FRENCH ELECTION POLLS SHOW MARINE LE TRUMP WOULD EASILY WIN IF SHE WAS A CANDIDATE IN RUSSIA

The Sivel War.

please, how do I selectively clean out the list under "My Posts"

Well despite the theories posited yesterday, I'm not a Russian or a RWNJ out to sow discord

In his disclosure,Jared Kushner "forgot" to list a new startup and a BILLION dollars worth of loans.

chris cillizza is 'stunned' that Hillary seemed to suggest some level of coordination between putin

White House aims for Thursday signing of religious liberty executive order

What's for Dinner, Tues., May 2, 2017

About that 2015 murder by cop in South Carolina. LBN has a thread that needs attention.

New GOP plan will genetically test at birth for health problems

10,000 sing Ode to Joy...from movement 4...Beethoven, 9th Symphony

Planned Parenthood reopens abortion clinic in Texas

Former Acting AG Sally Yates expected to contradict White House on Michael Flynn in Senate testimony

Court: Gay couple's suit against Kentucky clerk can proceed

Rep. Cummings busts Pence: I warned the vice president directly about Michael Flynn (NOV letter)

Berniecrat challenger to Pelosi claims Old White Guys unwelcome in SF politics

Bill Maher's interview with Jake Tapper

US senators back immigrant facing deportation to Guatemala

Funeral home denies refusing gay man's cremation

Please learn from our mistake.

Justice Department will not charge Baton Rouge officers in fatal shooting of Alton Sterling

Black lawmakers set boycott over Confederate emblem on flag

Justice Department will not charge Baton Rouge officers in fatal shooting of Alton Sterling

Trump is Panicking About Russia The Resistance with Keith Olbermann GQ

Dear Australia: I'm sorry we treated your citizen so awfully. I'm embarrassed.

Plagiarism or a 'wink'? Le Pen lifts conservative's speech

Trunp: Nato is obsolete, G-20 is obsolete, D-4 is the in thing

AP SOURCE: YATES TO TESTIFY ON WARNING WHITE HOUSE ON FLYNN

IS DONALD TRUMP A PSYCHOPATH?

Yates Warned White House About Flynn

Trumpcare Could Cost GOP Working-Class Voters

Trump-tied Texas group petitions EPA to reconsider whether greenhouse gases are a problem

President Trump uses speech to Air Force Academy football team to ask, hows health care coming, fo

Officials: Burlington College subject of FBI, Justice Dept. probe

GOP Congressman Says Sick People Who Lose Affordable Health Coverage Should Just Move

NY SENATE DEMOCRATS PERSIST IN PUSH FOR TRUMP'S TAXES

I can't swear this is the case, but I think Dave Reichert just agreed to vote for AHCA if it was one

"JFK Conservative" by Ira Stoll--has anyone heard of this book?

INDIANA GOVERNOR SIGNS BILL AIMED AT DIMMING SOLAR INCENTIVE

Where is the Con's place in Palm Beach?

Conservative Heritage Foundation fires leader Jim DeMint right after Trump called him amazing

Growing Siberian Crater Seen by Satellite

Broncos sign RB Jamaal Charles to a one-year deal

CNN:Sally Yates to testify she gave forceful warning to White House

Things We Saw Today: These Awesome Cardboard Houses Will Bring Out Your Cats Inner Nerd

Civil Rights Groups Are Ready To Sue Trump If He Signs A Broad Religious Freedom Order

Lines from Trump's Air Force speech today

FBI translator married Islamic State fighter she spied on

Ladies and gentlemen, your daily Greenwald:

Why don't we give him the wall for healthcare?

New York girds itself for first visit

26 Meatless Mushroom Recipes from Martha Rose Shulman

The Sivel War

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Amtraks Plan for Penn Station Repairs Calls for 44 Days of Closed Tracks.

Dutch Newspaper: Trump Partner Giuliani-Accused of Involvement In Dutch-Based $$$ Laundering Scheme

Any recommendations on a book about The Great Wall of China?

Pouting

Ivanka Trump plans to review executive orders before they're signed: White House officials

What Obamas Former Ethics Counsel Thinks of Trump

"National Bird" on PBS Independent Lens

House GOPer: Move To Another State If You Have A Pre-Existing Condition

Native Americans advocate Squaw Peak name change

Trump Fondly Remembers the Fake Civil War Battle That Took Place on His Golf Course

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 3 May 2017

Men file sex abuse lawsuit against Boy Scouts, LDS Church

Alaska lawmakers mull measure calling abortion 'child abuse'

Colorado orders inspections after gas explosion

It's not dementia, it's pure, animal panic

Can plastic roads help save the planet? BBC News

Are racial slurs illegal?

Republicans still short of votes to pass U.S. healthcare overhaul

President Obama giving Jimmy Kimmel some love

O...M...G...

Wonkette: Hillary Clinton Emerges From Woods To Break Foot Up In Donald Trump's Ass

Al Franken paralyzes DOJ lawyer by asking if Bannon inspires hate crimes: Thats not answering my q

Girls Who Code CEO has some words for Ughvaaahhhnka

Carry your beliefs like precious gems wrapped in hand grenades.

Video shows Detroit Lyft driver in argument before shots fired

Hatch, Feinstein bill would make threats against religions, worshipers federal crime

The Trump campaign is accusing CNN of censorship

240 members of Congress co-sponsor bill to outlaw anti-LGBT discrimination

Jordan Edwards: One More Body for America's Necropolis of Black Death

GOP candidate's husband shares image urging voters to 'free the black slaves from the Democratic...

The Dark Tower teaser trailer is out!

Chaffetz set to return to D.C. for key health care vote after being released from hospital

Republicans are going to absurd lengths to keep their healthcare votes secret

AP: Employees of US firm charged with helping secure Iraq air base engaged in sex trafficking, theft

tRump's entire Air Force speech today

Antarctic ice rift spreads -- new branch revealed in latest data from ice shelf

Luckovich draws "Pre-Existing Conditions"

a cultural brain teaser...what would you do, who is responsible, is there blame...

Fmr Nixon WH Counsel John Dean on how he thinks world leaders see Trump

Conservative U.S. think tank Heritage Foundation fires leader

I know this is going to be unpopular but I am friends with and I understand many Trump supporters

A corrupt nonprofit board tore apart our community

WCS STUDY: Some But Not All Corals Adapting to Warming Climate

Wyoming residents are wearing tutus to protest a senator's homophobic remarks

Former congresswoman Gwen Graham announces run for Florida governor

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