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Archives: April 23, 2018

PLEASE put on your thinking caps!

Starbucks needs more than racial bias training: "You cant train bias out of people"

Preview For This Week's Top 10 Conservative Idiots

Could this whole Fucking mess have been planned by Russia and some repubs to

I can't stand Bill Kristol but...

Scott Pruitt Before the E.P.A.: Fancy Homes, a Shell Company and Friends With Money

I like the term blue wave a lot.

Without some proof, here is a thing that you would not believe was really a thing.

Now I've seen everything

GOP Increasingly Turns to Inexperienced Candidates

Brief Predictions for Tuesday's Special Elections

I've been thinking about the return of Paul Ryan...

Rudy the real slimeball pt. 3

Sci Fi Movies.... Some of my all time favorites..(list as many as you wish, explain if you wish)

Where is TygrBright these days?

Trump once sold urine tests

Dem Candidate buying airtime on Sinclair to blast Sinclair

The 29-year-old hero from Waffle House shooting: 'I saw the opportunity and I took it'


The language of hate

I'm bummed, just learned my grandfather's military records burned up in 1973 fire

Is Tennessee the most dangerous state in the USA...?

Trump 'reelection' campaign-and the RNC itself-continue to funnel cash to Donald Trump's businesses

Between James Shaws heroism and grace,

Rental Traps....

Walkers toady (Bryan Steil) is running to replace Paul Ryan on the message that

I'm bummed, just learned my grandfather's military records burned up in 1973 fire

Cathy Myers Responds to Bryan Steil Entering Race to Represent Wisconsins 1st Distric

Because we ended as lovers...

While Trump threatens Mexico with wall/immigrant blockade/trade war, Mexico & EU reach historic deal

Waffle House suspect Travis Reinking deemed himself a 'sovereign citizen,' part of anti-government

Hillary Clinton Will Star In GOP Midterm Plan

Brit Hume attempts to spank Avenatti, and in doing so, becomes the spankee.

Am I missing something? Shooter still on the run?

Trump: Palm Beach cops "keep us safe and are very cool about it!" DUUUUUUUUDE! Two thumbs up, too.

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, April 24: I.A.L. Diamond Screenplays

Cheap Trick - If You Want My Love

Thank you China...


TCM Schedule for Wednesday, April 25: Michael Curtiz

Mueller Guides Us Through the Swamp

The wealthy still do this...!

Which profession is the biggest militarist?!1 (Add on to the choices!1 )

A good night ditty to Lounge: "Rosas" by La Oreja de Van Gogh (VAN GOGH's Ear)

Elderly dog helps save girl lost in Australian bush

The Mueller Probe: "First The Low-Hanging Fruit"

Ex-Liberian warlord living in Pennsylvania sentenced to 30 years for immigration fraud

"When It Comes to Hillary Clinton, Oh, Just Fuck Right Off, James Comey"

Did everybody see today's "Doonesbury"?

America's nuclear headache: old plutonium with nowhere to go

Diamond Dave's Running with the devil vocal track, vox only!

Canadian accused of murder is lynched in Peruvian Amazon

Dana Bash Is An Idiot For Allowing Conway To Pivot On THIS One...

Paraguayans Elect President in Vote That Evoked Dictatorship Era

Climate change: Michael Bloomberg offers $4.5m for Paris deal

Hill arious tweet

6m pledge for children of alcoholics

Porn star says Stormy Daniels telling the truth about alleged Trump threat

Hawley raises far less than McCaskill despite Trump's help

Democrat leads the pack in fundraising for retiring GOP Rep. Joe Barton's seat

Ivana Trump says President Trump shouldnt run for reelection in 2020

Is Alex Jones's Empire In Trouble?

Will courts hold oil companies accountable for climate change disasters?

If this is true...Rudy is more than a real slimeball...

Connecticut House passes resolution to allow early voting in the state.

Tom Waits on SCTV. Hilarious!

James Shaw Jr. started a GoFundMe for the Waffle House shooting victims and families.

Democrats see Wisconsin as proving ground for party revival

Princes Friends Fiercely Guarded His Privacy, Complicating Overdose Investigation

Tech firms like Google, Amazon push power companies toward solar and wind, a blow to coal

How can this be a good thing...

Alt Right Dirtbag Milo Yiannopoulos shows his face in a bar in NYC and gets heckled until he leaves.

Tonight I got down to the beach, hoping that the skies would be beautiful...

Perched on a platform high in a tree, a 61-year-old woman fights a gas pipeline

State's Teen Pregnancy Booklet Riddled With Anti-Choice Propaganda

Following Questionable Election, Honduran Government Debuts New Censorship Law

TN Killer's Dad's Crane Company Needs To Be Put Out Of Business

Trump Administration Wants to Shut Door on Abused Women

Big Surprise: Texas GOP won't let Log Cabin come to the party

Trump Administration Wants to Shut Door on Abused Women

'Cut off hands' - Mexican presidential candidate's plan to deter thieves

Tom Waits

'Cut off hands' - Mexican presidential candidate's plan to deter thieves

Tom Waits 2

Tom Waits 3

Tom Waits 4

Tom Waits 5

Glenn Beck's Media Company Continues to Crumble as His Company Jet Goes Up for Sale

Aerosmith Live at Texas Jam '78

Aerosmith Live at Texas Jam '78 2

UNT Student Calls for Chicken Restaurant to Close After Chef Used Racial Slur

Aerosmith Live at Texas Jam '78 3

Waffle House shooter was part of rightwing extremist movement: report

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO) - Iran Deal

Aerosmith Live at Texas Jam '78 4

Aerosmith Live at Texas Jam '78 5

10,000 march in Chile against Pinochet-era pensions

Aerosmith Live at Texas Jam '78 6

Macri's Argentina Has Become a Hotbed of Neoliberalism and Police Violence

Aerosmith Live at Texas Jam '78 7

Aerosmith Live at Texas Jam '78 8

Martin Lewis sues Facebook over fake adverts with his name

I dont expect the national media to cover the 2020 Democratic Presidential Primary/eventual nominee

Trumps wild weekend of score settling shows "just how abnormal his presidency has become"

Blake Farenthold and the Consequences of Extreme Gerrymandering

Trumps lies corrode democracy

Bubbles & The Shitrockers (with Alex Lifeson)

Smothered by Smog, Polish Cities Rank Among Europes Dirtiest.

"He made deals involving HUD which he did not disclose when interviewing and praising Ben Carson"

Mylan (EpiPen manufacturer) Lays Off 15 Percent of West Virginia Workforce

Royal baby: Duchess of Cambridge goes into labour

Mason Bates: "Ford's Farm"- Hilary Hahn/2 from Vaughan Williams:

West Virginia County Declares State of Emergency Over Roads

Environment prize goes to Flint water activist

West Virginia community, technical colleges planning tuition, fee hikes

World Party - Put The Message In The Box

Seeing Through the Rhetoric of the Alt-Right: Spotting White Supremacist Propaganda in West Virginia

Ian Hunter - All of the Good Ones Are Taken

The Sex-Tape Lawyer Who Worked With Michael Cohen to Silence Trumps Women

Audit of Supreme Court justices raises eyebrows, questions

Bernie Sanders Is Quietly Building a Digital Media Empire

Bernie Sanders Is Quietly Building a Digital Media Empire

To voters at a Saturday Democratic governor's race forum, Dennis Kucinich's payments from pro-Assad

Teacher walkouts in other states unlikely in Ohio: Here's why

Post 20k

Anti-trump sign from London Marathon 2018

Las Vegas Map for Hiking (Southwest Area)

Whose Story (and Country) Is This?

Clawing away at the middle class

Police use anti-KKK law to arrest people protesting neo-Nazis

Police use anti-KKK law to arrest people protesting neo-Nazis

Monday Toon Roundup 1 - Sue Me

Monday Toon Roundup 2 - tRump's Brain

Juan Williams: GOP support for Trump begins to crack

Monday Toon Roundup 3- The Rest

When is it safe to eat romaine again?

World's first ocean plastic-cleaning machine set to tackle Great Pacific Garbage Patch

A Democratic Plan to Reduce Child Poverty by Half

Oh, Snap!

I think James Comey's book, A Higher Loyalty, will be a significant historical document.

Trump's staff wishes he was the Pope.

Shania Twain backtracking


When you face the dragon, there is no dragon there. The dragon is your fear.

Waffle House victims were all people of color

White racist in "BlackFace" wearing #MAGA hat shoves Mexican onto subway tracks...

Philadelphia Flyers fans throw trash on ice during NHL playoff loss to Pittsburgh Penguins

John Bolton chaired anti-Muslim think tank

Cops Kill DREAMer's Father After Hitting the Wrong House

WATCH: Milo Yiannopoulos Forced Out of New York Bar By Crowd Chanting 'Nazi Scum Get Out!'

"So what if I am?" . . . Please come CAPTION Fox's Laura Ingraham!!!!

Super Troopers 2 review: Fans get what they paid for in this crowdfunded surprise

Pulitzer-winning reporter David Cay Johnston: "The evidence suggests Trump is a traitor"

Maggie Haberman responds to Trump attack: He's threatened

Trump: Obstructionist Dems "maxing out the time on approval process for all, never happened before."

the my hometown

Trump's revenge: U.S. oil floods Europe, hurting OPEC and Russia

Mueller Guides Us Through the Swamp

"It's a Witch Hunt!"

People less attracted to religion when there's better health care, welfare and education

The Rundown: April 20, 2018

The Rundown: April 23, 2018

Dems Are Primed to Win Big, Reclaim the House, & Save Our Democracy. Here's How They Could Blow It

The awful truth

New Jersey Republicans going broke after throwing doomed fundraiser at Trump's golf club

Has the twitshit commented about the Waffle House Mass Shooting??

George H W Bush's book socks

@DevinNunes is too cowardly to meet w/ students; BUT showed up w/ Ammon Bundy, leader in the armed

Serzh Sargsyan: Armenian PM resigns after days of protests

McMaster & Commander. Can a national-security adviser retain his integrity if the President has none

In travel ban case, Supreme Court considers 'the president' vs. 'this president'

'Shes a lucky duck': GOP implodes again for McCaskill


Life is good for the guisos and enchufados of Chavismo!

Russian lawyer who met with top Trump campaign officials says Mueller hasn't contacted her

Sorghum Trade Is Drying Up in U.S. After China Imposes Tariffs

Did any DUers have a POW bracelet?

Trump blamed as U.S. colleges lure fewer foreign students

Trump is a coward.

Before summit, South Korea halts propaganda broadcasts

It works.

media excoriates trump for bragging and lying. now known as a liar, political career is in tatters.

Kellyanne Conway: "This country is so lucky to have superior and excellent First Lady Melania."

What We Know About Sean Hannity's Shell Companies and Why It Matters

When Idiot meets with Macron,

Jasper, Georgia: -30F! The new ice age is upon us!

Setting Tone for Post-Presidency, Obama Will Speak in South Africa on Tolerance

The Republicans Desperate Obsession With Nancy Pelosi

Fearing Chaos, National Democrats Plunge Into Midterm Primary Fights

Some days it is all about timing

Florida police try to unlock phone with dead mans finger during funeral

Why is Clarence Thomas still on the Supreme Court?

The First Lady is a birther and her assistant grifted 27 million as a event planner

Is democracy in its death throes? Sydney Morning Herald

Republicans introduce a bill to make it legal for adoption agencies to discriminate

Brandon Belt Sets MLB record for 21-pitch at-bat.

SHS: "I don't think that we are going to talk about hypotheticals that don't exist right now"

How much should you have in savings at each age?

Obama to deliver Mandela event speech in latest contrast with Trump

Joe Manchin will vote to confirm Pompeo as SoS

Remember this.....

This Woman Was Caught Red-Handed While Dumping Her 4 Dogs, And Got What She Deserved

James Comey's revenge tour proving he is not the noble upholder of justice he wants you to believe

Shes a lucky duck: GOP implodes again for McCaskill

GOP candidates are now mimicking Trumps authoritarianism. Thats ominous.

Does anyone believe that the upcoming meeting with N. Korea will

Elephant commits highway robbery.

Regarding Hannity's purchase of foreclosed homes...

Republicans prime target in 2018? Believe it or not, its Hillary Clinton

The Teacher Strikes Are a Big Problem for Republicans

Hannity: I'm being attacked for investing in communities by those who have not invested

Manchin will vote to confirm Pompeo as Secretary of State

Triggering avalanches on the road to Stelvio Pass, northern Italy

Has Trump tweeted anything about the heroic black man that stopped the white AR-15 killer?

Not a single leader of the Democratic Party is invited: another Trump assault on the dignity of his

Back rubs with teen girls evolved into sex

ABCnews: Another porn star....

5 Springtime Italian Coast Getaways for Less

Questions about Superman

Luiz Incio Lula da Silva, the charismatic leader, servant of the people

Waffle House shooting: Did suspect's father violate gun laws?

These "Sovereign Citizen" groups are a menace.

The People's President! ❤️❤️

This 7-year-old was the sole student at her school to take part in a national US walkout

Benedict Donald uses Nazi term to slur Chuck Todd

Robert Reich: Evidence that GOP is part of white Christian authoritarian nationalism

Is it safe to say...Waffle House Killer..

'Your computer has a virus' cold call con artists on the rise: Microsoft

1840s life comes alive at Sutter's Fort & Old Town Sacramento

Morris County GOP holds fundraiser at Trump Golf Club; LOSES money.....

She Tried To Report On Climate Change. Sinclair Told Her To Be More "Balanced."

We should be able to eat waffles in peace

Could the media please shut the hell up about Melania's smile....

The well-regulated Militia hits the Waffle House

Pix of dog wearing his thinking cat

Fixer Michael Cohen has history of ties to the Russian mob

Retiring Sen. Bob Corker wont campaign against Democrat vying for his seat

Special Election Will Be Called for Farenthold Seat

Family picture of Babushka Trump in the old country found

So the Nashville shooter is a member of the Sovereign Citizen (Alt Right) movement.

I need some help...I just don't understand what happened to my file!

I'd only heard about this, now I've seen it. Simply chilling.

Disturbing! Police lost Waffle House Killer after he stole a car and they chased him last Tues!

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Warners (ethics, entertainment, labor, etc.)

Glamrock, you missed the point, Bubbles is an underrated sadly misunderstood Canandian MASTERMIND

Hawaiian Pizza: Blessing or Blasphemy?

Mike Flynn Jr insists his 'patriot' dad did not lie to Mike Pence about talking to Russians

Pic Of The Moment: Congrats To The Fiscally Responsible Republicans Of Morris County, NJ!

Fox legal analyst: Comey's memos probably didn't break the law - but do 'indict' the president

Manchin becomes second Dem to back Pompeo

Peas in a Pod - Dylann Roof and Travis Reinking

Sean Hannity Responds to Report on His Real Estate Empire: 'I Am Being Attacked'

"THEY WANNA LIE US INTO WAR" Parody of Dont Come Around Here No More

Chicago Sun-Times leaves front page blank, pleads for subscribers: 'We need you to be there for us'

"IN MEMORIA" A Response to the NRA Ads Following Parkland--Parody Project (serious)

Karl Rove: Mueller has not exceeded scope of Russia probe

Rural districts are the new frontier for women running for office

Conservatives Say Comey Set a Trap for Trump

Donnelly becomes third Dem to support Pompeo

Infowars Host Says He Wants To Fist Fight Treasonous James Comey

Landrieu Won't Rule Out Presidential Bid

"WHAT DOES THE GUN SAY" Parody of What Does the Fox Say

Bloomberg: How China Is Buying Its Way Into Europe

Gray Squirrel Cam

So now we have had another attack with an assault weapon...

PdVSA: We have been looted! Hacked computer system empties coffers for Chavistas

For Linux, Dedoimedo's favorite Windows 10 theming package

"What is the narrative of innocence?"

Republicans Now Believe James Comey Used the Pee Tape to Set a Trap for Trump

Why Did So Many Christians Support Slavery?

This Week in Alabama: Confederate Memorial Day & New Lynching Museum Opens

"Cat On My Lap"--Sandy and Richard Riccardi

Not to put too fine a point on it, but...

Reinking apprehended

*April Photo contest preliminary #1*

*April Photo contest preliminary #2*

UPDATE: Waffle House shooting suspect Travis Reinking arrested, police say

WH: Dems Have To Choose If 'They Love This Country More Than They Hate' Trump

Can you find the car?

*April photo contest voting now open!*

If the "dossier" was false...

Waffle House shooting suspect Travis Reinking arrested, police say

Multiple pedestrians hit by van in Toronto

So, Republicans, if tRUMP is not found guilty of Collusion....

Sometimes I feel pragmatism here at DU is on short-supply. (Re: Comey)

Another delightful SHS TRUTH BOMB: Breeding "could mean a lot of things to a lot of people." MAGA!

Twitter Video: Take a look at what JetBlue flight attendants did by joining the TWU

Today in Alabama is White Domestic Terrorist Day...

Twitter Video: Take a look at what JetBlue flight attendants did by joining the TWU

Second in command of Chavista regime in Venezuela linked to drug trafficking

Bernie Sanders to unveil plan to guarantee every American a job

Bernie Sanders to unveil plan to guarantee every American a job

The Original Waffle House

Toon- Better Call Saul

Palestine files complaint against Israel under anti-racism treaty

right to bear arms?

Three abandoned fox cubs adopted by farmer's dog

Flight Records Illuminate Mystery of Trump's Moscow Nights

Let's see.... one undocumented alien commits one murder in California...

Waffle House murderer - what would you like to happen to him?

If Trump lies to an FBI Directors face about how much time he spent in Russia

I wonder if we can give Jerrod Kushner a grade for his accomplishments so far

Colorado man survives, snake bite, bear attack, and now shark bite!

John Oliver Bought Airtime During Hannity To Explain the Iran Nuclear Deal to Trump

Flight records show Trump lied to Comey about not spending the night in Moscow during Miss Universe

Sensory deprivation floatation tank experience?

Best comment yet

Advice to would-be mass shooters:

So why is it up to the Democrats in Congress's responsibility to provide the votes needed to

The Waffle House murderer had standard size magazines right??

"Spread Love"...fundraiser for Waffle House victims

Pressed On Trump Tweet, WH Offers No Proof NK Has 'Agreed To Denuclearization'

Trump posts Key West vid w/ "God Bless The USA" backing so you can't hear the "fuck yous"

AP Poll: 78 Percent Say Public School Teachers Aren't Paid Enough

Republican National Committee Spent $225K at Trumps Mar-a-Lago Resort Just Last Month

The nations wealthiest are poised to take advantage of a loophole left by the GOP tax plan

CDC Director's $375K Salary Is Nearly Double His Predecessors Pay

Minnesota court says activists can use climate change as a defense in trial

Trumps first state dinner breaks campaign promise

Jewish man attacked in Crown Heights walking home from Shabbat services

Shutdown of Texas Schools Probe Shows Trump Administration Pullback on Civil Rights

Advertising that sucked!

NRA finally speaks on Waffle House shooting, says man who stopped it should have used a gun

Fox News host Sean Hannity took out $2.5 million in loans on his Long Island mansion last year

Trump Administration Eases Sanctions on Russian Metal Giant

Link Wray - Rumble

Killings not covered -Saudi-led coalition strike kills at least 20 at wedding in Yemen

Everything conveyed to TRump must be boiled down to the syntactical complexity of "See Jane run".

Toronto van muder suspect in custody.

Cory Booker's new big idea: guaranteeing jobs for everyone who wants one

What's for Dinner, Mon., Apr. 23, 2018

Republican National Committee Spent $225K at Trump's Mar-a-Lago Resort Just Last Month

NRA finally speaks on Waffle House shooting, says man who stopped it should have used a gun

Report: Border Patrol Inflated Numbers on Agent Assaults

Reporters press Sarah Sanders on Trump tweet about 'breeding'

When we get control of congress we should pass

"Spread Love" fundraiser for the Waffle House victims

Support for Trump reelection mirrors Obama, Clinton in first terms: Gallup

I think Pruitts about to go under the bus

Trump ramps up personal cell phone use

Is there still racism? Check this out...

Democrats Poll Puts Grimm Up by Double Digits Over Donovan

A basic income for everyone? Yes, Finland shows it really can work.

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Western Media Shorthand on Venezuela Conveys and Conceals So Much

Rod Rosenstein Makes a Timely Supreme Court Appearance.

Stupid Gun Humpers Protest Destroy Their YETI Coolers, Giving Company Millions In Free Advertising!

"Climate Gentrification" in the Florida Keys

Mexico's Obrador Keeps His Cool While Rivals Slam Him in Debate

Poll: Half of Americans say theyd pay higher taxes to increase teacher salaries

On the birth of a royal baby...

This Wednesday, BALLOTPEDIA will hold a free webinar on what to expect in the May Primaries

Southwest Airlines mechanics union warned of too much outsourcing of maintenance work

Southwest Airlines mechanics union warned of too much outsourcing of maintenance work

Why is there a Bernie Sanders group?

Rand Paul flips on Pompeo...

Trump Increasingly Using Cell Phone To Bypass Kellys Authority

rand paul has caved and will vote for pompeo....

Martin O'Malley delivers remarks at 'Politics and Eggs' event.

Is this the first State Dinner in US history where the Minority Leaders are not invited?

Dems: Pruitts Phone Booth Useless And Sweep For Bugs In His Office Improper

Well my alma mater has finally done it

When it comes to Donald Trump's propensity to lie, to paraphrase Judge Judy:

Irrawaddy dolphin numbers increase for the first time in 20 years

Update: Ten people were killed in Toronto today

Another Wasilla resident speaks...

"Economic anxieties" strike again...

The Macrons and the trumps are walking as a group on the lawn at the White House:

Good news: Black networks farm-to-church movement brings fresh food to Baltimore

The stench and danger of the Republican Party

Waffle House Hero Is Raising Money for Attacks Victims

Colorado Supreme Court rules that CO GOP Congressman should be kept off the ballot in 2018

Gila Woodpecker

Caption this!

As a lefty who had worked and voted for a lot of candidates I considered moderates,

phone is ringing

Favorite progressive radio hosts

1003 days to go

I Find It Ironic That One Of Comey's Big Scores

Video shows white officers throwing black woman to floor at Waffle House

Hey Girl,

Two civilian cars tried to stop the white van mowing down people on the sidewalk

My husband bought us tickets to see the Gipsy Kings!

Six-term Rep. Doug Lamborn thrown off GOP primary ballot by Colorado Supreme Court

Judge dismisses GOP lawsuit that sought to remove dozens of Democrats from November ballot

Trump says Mexico halting migrant flow may be NAFTA condition

Tex McIver found guilty of murdering his wife...

LOL- found this on Twitter via Facebook

Nashville Waffle House shooting suspect in custody ABC News

My job just got benefited!

#41 in Intensive Care..

04/22 Mike Luckovich: Stiff competition.

04/20 Mike Luckovich: Whack job

Mike Luckovich:24kt.

Court House - lunch location - I was clueless what to expect - later thought of Atticus Finch

This is just me. My take.

GHW Bush in serious condition. ICU for a blood infection. I have felt he would not be long on eart

Senate panel narrowly endorses Mike Pompeo for secretary of state after Trump intervenes

This echoes my sentiments exactly, I could've written it.....

Are we SURE theyre not really still the President and First Lady?

I'll be honest this is SO EGREGIOUS and OUTRAGEOUS I assumed the reporting got it wrong.

Like Nikolas Cruz, the Waffle House shooter was taken alive, despite being

Trump says Mexico halting migrant flow may be NAFTA condition

Alek Minassian An App developer identified as Toronto Driver

Comey is a hero in his own mind. He's been spinning noble tales about himself for at least 10 years

Clarity.... for the sake of Clarity

Saudi-led coalition strike kills at least 20 at wedding in Yemen - officials

Finland to end basic income trial after two years

Breaking News: Stinking Pigs can be sued

This seems bizarre and suspicious to me

"a buck-naked feller with an assault rifle does not qualify as a "well-regulated militia."


Story by the BBC back in Jan. 2017 MSM refused to cover. Why??

U.S. anti-Muslim hate crimes rose 15 percent in 2017: advocacy group

Migrant 'caravan' that angers Trump nears U.S.-Mexico border

Migrant 'caravan' that angers Trump nears U.S.-Mexico border

SOOOO...Trump Is 'Increasingly Relying On His Personal Cell Phone' To Confer With Confidants, eh?