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Archives: January 3, 2020

Sorry, Trump. Most Americans don't like you.

Dana Milbank: Trump earns key endorsement from Rod Blagojevich (D-Prison)

UPDATE: Drone strike kills a senior PMF leader in Iraq, Iraqi State TV says also Iranian general(!)

01/03 Mike Luckovich-we're gonna need a larger rug

A number-cruncher told the truth. He became his country's public enemy No. 1.

'Is it Even Right to Call Joe Biden a Frontrunner?': Jake Tapper Questions Veep's Status in 2020 Rac

Pope Francis apologizes for slapping woman's hand on New Year's Eve

Kornacki had another troll on Hardball tonite.

Hey @Glamrock, heard these guys and thought of you

Interior secretary extends the tenure of federal lands chief Pendley -- without nominating him


Scenario: Pelosi to McConnell...

NYT Editorial Board: It's an Old and Insidious Hatred. And New Yorkers Can't Stand for It.

Detroit firefighters under fire for posing in photo in front of burning home

DrPhils' House in LA is for sale

Goodbye Marianne Williamson

U-Haul International to stop hiring smokers in 21 states

Is it done yet?

Bernie Sanders Takes the Gloves Off, Goes After Biden: He's Got 'A Lot of Baggage,' Record is 'So We

Bernie Sanders Promised to Release 'All the Medical Records' Following Heart Attack,

Tweet of the night:

General thoughts about the mythical "Crumbling Party"

Asked if he's surprised Sanders is going after him, Biden says "No. He has to."

What is Jeopardy starting now on ABC

82nd Airborne headed for CENTCOM,

Kiss -- Prince -vs- Art of Noise featuring Tom Jones

2020, not so much about our nominee but will be about our VP

Sean Hannity was the Manafort/Trump back-channel.

Any John Fahey fans out there?

Pentagon launched airstrike that killed Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani, Defense Secretary Mark Es

Sanders told WaPo's Costa he won't drop out of race even if he stumbles, will contest every state

Carol Burnett Show "Mother of the Bride"

Biden isn't my choice, but I look at data realistically...

Donald Trump ordered hold of Ukraine aid according to White House budget official

I am wanting to go on a cruise to Alaska next summer, but 2 little words are stopping me

Williamson lays off entire campaign staff

Iraqi TV Reports Strike Kills Powerful Iranian Revolutionary Guard Commander.

Christianity Today Editor Laments 'Ethical Navet' of Trump Backers

Pentagon Officials Panicked Over Ukraine Aid Block

LOL! Ron Klain nails WaPo headline's silly reference to Sanders as "ascendant"

Two state House members join call to 'reconsider' Roe v. Wade

So, Joe Lieberman praised Bernie Sanders today?

AG Ferguson sues Johnson & Johnson -- 'unique role' in opioid epidemic

'Corporate Social Responsibility Is A Scam': Robert Reich


Schumer: New unredacted emails show need for impeachment witnesses

Chris Murphy

Mandatory Thursday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread! 2020!

20 companies profiting the most from war

TCM Schedule for Sunday January 5, 2020 - Make Me A Match

"Dramatically escalated tensions" in Iraq, and a bloated load vacationing at Mar-a-Lago.

Are any of Tulsi Gabbard's supporters actual Democrats?

TCM Schedule for Monday January 6, 2020 - Mary Astor

'Trump Money' Is Buying Silence as Unprecedented Payments Go to Farmers

Maybe Trump Should Stop Using Twitter to Threaten Nations With Nuclear Programs

Shit....National Security Council expert says, re trump.........

Oil Prices Jump as Middle East Tensions Flare After Strike

So.....are your holiday decorations put away yet???

Pupils are buggin

The Sounds of Silence

Trump berated White House staff for not telling him Putin was trying to call him

The Hartford to limit insurance for fossil fuel companies

The Hartford to limit insurance for fossil fuel companies

Why Trump will lose in 2020

Please let there be no war... please let there be no war ... please let there be no war...

Dems rocket into 2020 with huge donor windfall

Erect knotweed

Nothing distracts from Impeachment like war.

Trump, Democrats Gird for Fierce 2020 Fight in Arizona

Critical Holiday driving advice and story

He tweeted.

Trump just tweeted an image of an American flag. No text.

Guess what got posted on Twitter this morning...

Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher has launched a lifestyle brand.

From a recently retired CIA counter-terrorism/Middle East hand

Republicans are coming for Roe

Senate Report on Russian interference, Volume 3 of 5, due out next week.

Question about Senate trial and witnesses

This Whole Iran Thing Is All Too Convenient For Trump.....

Y'know, I wonder how long it's been since Trump actually lied about something.

Is assassinating a foreign leader without Congressional authorization illegal?

Was the gang of eight notified?

Remind me what we're actually fighting with Iran over, again?

Susan Sarandon and Jill Stein, tell us again how Hillary would have been worse than trump?

Iranian State TV...

Oil Jumps After U.S. Strike Kills Top Iranian Commander in Iraq

we knew the ass-clown maggot face would do something to distract from impeachment

Some speedy thrash for youse guys: "Hornet's Nest" -- Power Trip

No Presidential Statement tonight...

Blowback begins? Four rockets hit Iraqi military base near Baghdad airport: Police

Just to be clear: I will not cast a vote for a republican for any office.

Do you think this Iran attack will help Trump win again in 2020?

Take time out to watch a movie

Is Qasem Soleimani the new Franz Ferdinand?

Just a trickle

Republicans celebrate death of Qasem Soleimani

It Looks Like Health Insurance, but It's Not. 'Just Trust God

Is it asking too much of

No word on fundraising from Elizabeth Warren...

Sadly, my first reaction to tonight's news of our targeted assassination of Iran's Qud force

Any statements from our (lost&lost ) allies yet?

So Netanyahu Has Finally Gotten His Wish Fulfilled

The Great Middle East War.

Iran has a cyber army. Be afraid.

Nevermind... it's working now.

"We need to be prepared that we're now at war"


When TRUMP projects, you better pay attention

Gen McCaffrey: High intensity combat w/ Iran or surrogates probable in the coming 30 days.

Trump you fuckin Moron (Iran)

Little dog found in the middle of the ocean 😟

Later today, the US embassy in Baghdad will be under siege.

So....has the rest of the world reacted to the assassination?

First in line

Virginia Attorney General says proposed gun laws will be enforced despite opposition

The look on these dogs' faces when they're finally home 😭💜

Well folks, here we go!

Is that why he wasn't tweeting for 24 hours?

Putin has to love what his puppet is doing!

'Firenados' are wreaking havoc across Australia

this isn't wag the's wag the fucking TRex

Expect the Chinese and Russians to come to the aid of Iran.

Let this moment sink in.

Was this air strike payment to Bolton for not testifying in the impeachment/investigation hearings?

It's time for THE FISH CHEER! (NSFW)

Can This Assassination Of A Foreign Leader Ordered By Trump Be Considered An....

"We're basically at war with Iran."

Is bombing a military general at an airport an act of war?

Tweet of the Day

I hope people resist the dramatics and escalations in this manufactured conflict with Iran.

Well, so much for Bolton flipping.

The US needs to be careful with something else in Iraq

Oil&Gas futures have jumped at the Honk Kong Stockmart.

Cleveland Woman Held Captive By School Bus Driver For Nearly 11 Years, How She Survived

I hope Ted Lieu and Kathleen Rice are watching for market manipulation by Trump

So, we go to wars in the Middle East to ensure access to oil which creates Climate Change.

Why does my once hero Michael Moore now suck

Going through my archives, I was reminded of this letter from RFK!

Iran Loses Its Indispensable Man -The Atlantic

WATCH THIS 2 min. video of Soleimani -he makes threats

Over and Over and Over Again.

Definition of hell:

Trump, 10/17/12: "Polls look really bad for Obama. Looks like he'll have to start a war."

Good primer article (2013) on Qassem Suleimani, Iranian commander.....

The trends on twitter are very upsetting

Who might this Republican Veep be, and when might the pick be made?

this is what I was afraid of in 2015

I might be wrong but this conflict w/Iran just doesn't pass my smell test

Cleveland Woman Held Captive By School Bus Driver For Nearly 11 Years, How She Survived (xp)

Joe Biden's comments on US strike and killing of Qassem Soleimani

Native American tribe insulated itself from California's blackouts by creating microgrid utiility

If Air Raid Sirens Go Off In The Middle Of The Night......

*SPECIAL EDITION of Rachel show NOW.

Military Times June 2019: What war with Iran could look like

Bonus Tweet of the Day

Iranian retaliation could come in the form of cyber/infrastructure attacks

are there any anti war rallies scheduled

On January 1, I posted this

Boomer Granny, Door to Medicare for All messaged right

More Trump Projection of the Inner Workings of His Defective Brain.

sunset on the Plains

The World War 3 trending on twitter thing - I'm noticing something very strange...

"Bout to open up a big ol' can of whoop ass," Eric Trump tweeted on dec 31st

Try not to laugh

Who benefits from a U.S./Iran War?

No longer Mayor Pete?

Looking at it from their point of view.

Ancient Computer NOVA HD

For peace in the world

Hwang Jini's riddle is a play on Hanja

I wonder if the media will uncover that Trump started this war under the direction of Putin?

Australian PM Faces Heat From Angry Locals; Navy Evacuates The Stranded In Malacoota

Tony Abbott, former Australian PM, tells Israeli radio the world is 'in the grip of a climate cult'

Georgia's new GOP senator plans 'no' vote on removing Trump

Australian PM Faces Heat From Angry Locals; Navy Evacuates The Stranded In Malacoota (xp)

We're so enchanted by how clever we are; Why should one baby feel so hungry she cries

Sanders Launches Harsh Attack On Biden That Proves The Former VP Is The Most Electable Democrat 😎

Turn CNN Breaking News on NOW-They are explaining how the gates of hell have been unleashed

Brazil Complicit in Attacks on Venezuela Military Base: O Globo

How Bernie's Small Donors Are Making Credit Card Companies Rich

Give Peace a Chance

☦ 2 Corinthians 1,3-7

Dona Nobis Pacem, friends, and good night

Trump to hold rally at Florida megachurch

CBS Morning News: Breaking--"Iran vows airstrike vengeance."

Oil prices jump after Iran military leader killed in US strike

Leader of U.S. border militia group pleads guilty to weapons charge

Bolivian student arrested after criticizing interim government on meme account

Trump Considers Pardoning Blackwater Mercenary Convicted of Murder

U.S. embassy urges citizens to depart Iraq immediately

US sanctions Cuba defense chief for supporting Venezuela's Maduro

US sanctions Cuba defense chief for supporting Venezuela's Maduro

The most unpopular man in Australia.

Vancouver's Museum of Anthropology combines earthquake science with Indigenous knowledge

January 3 - Happy Birthday Governor Ned Lamont (D) CT

January 3 - Happy Birthday Rep. Katie Porter (D) CA-45th

January 3 - Happy Birthday Rep. Marc Veasey (D) TX-33rd

So Rick Wilson was right again....

Pelosi says Trump carried out strike on Iranian commander without authorization and she wants detail

Study reveals music's universal patterns across societies worldwide

This Insect Has The Only Mechanical Gears Ever Found in Nature

New study links daily weather patterns to climate change for first time

Breakfast Friday 3 January 2020

Bolton boast...

Denisovan Research Reveals That Early Humans Were More Complex Than We Thought

9M-year-old fossils unearthed in southwestern Turkey

You don't murder your way to peace.

Hamster Jones and the Temple of Doom.

The Amazon Has Lost More Than Ten Million Football Fields of Forest in a Decade

In Trump's diseased mind, he's bested Obama with this assassination.

The real question here is does Trump know what he is doing?

Tomb Containing Three Generations of Warrior Women Unearthed in Russia

Your sweatshirt looks very cozy - mind if I join you in it?

Did you all see the Presidential Address to the nation concerning Sulimani?

Links to DW and The Guardian live update threads on US-Iraq

In a First, Scientists Film a Puffin Scratching Itself With a Stick

Sanders Statement on the Assassination of Suleimani


How Trump criticized Obama's policy toward Iran

Will the 2020s Be the Decade of Eugenics?

Iranian hometown response to Soleimani's death

How strange is this? Car flies into the ocean

Has Trump united Iran?

Friday TOONs - Appropriation Committee of One

Leader vows 'tough revenge' for Gen. Soleimani's martyrdom

Pompous Ass briefed the Chinese, but not Congress?

Netanyahu says U.S. had right to self-defense in killing Soleimani: statement

Need matting advice, please.

Klobuchar posts personal-best $11.4 million fundraising quarter

Longtime Republican Strategist Rails Against What GOP Has Become Under Donald Trump

Medea Benjamin is an expert on Middle East happenings and a very brave woman who is not afraid to

Here's the latest Primary/Caucus Calendar

What's happened to sesame seeds? Are they being bleached or something?

Jakarta Death Toll At Least 19; Flooding Worsened By Garbage-Clogged Rivers In A Sinking City

State Dept issues warnings for Americans in Iraq - 1st and foremost... get out

Iranian General Assassination will not make Impeachment go away

For Australia, This Weekend Will Only Get Worse; "It's Going To Be A Blast Furnace"

Can anyone recommend a non-dusty cat litter?

SURPRISE: Trump used to accuse Obama of trying to 'start a war' with Iran to get re-elected

Flashback: back in June, Jacob Wohl said he's enlist if Trump attacked Iran

So how many trumpers & magas, both male& female are will enlist?

An interesting site for antique clock restoration etc

Pompeo on CNN looks like a liar.

Breaking news: Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump have both been diagnosed with Bone Spurs.

I feel just like I did on 9/12/01...

Lawmakers, Community Step Up Response Amid New Reports Of Anti-Semitic Attacks

As I understand it, the Trump rationale for the assassination of Soleimani amounts to "he had

Americans all over the world are at risk.

Trump warns Americans in Iraq: "Get out!"

Video: Watch him claim Obama will start a war with Iran:

Why the goat?

"Oh, so you think Solemani was a good guy?"

Sanders: "I will do everything in my power to prevent a war with Iran"

Rest assured Pompeo says, we are much safer now.

"From the White House in a moment of crisis: Incoherent drivel."

Oil price jumps on fear of Iranian retaliation against US

Emptywheel: On Trump's big lightly defended properties around the world

The 2010s: The Decade of Shitty White People

Elizabeth Warren's Fourth-Quarter Total Is $21.2 Million, Her Campaign Says

Josh Rogin: "Right now, we have two separate U.S. govt explanations for assassinating Soleimani."

Onward, Christian Fascists

Australian Bushfires: Emergency on Kangaroo Island

What brought on this assassination?

Killing Soleimani...

Video of Trump Warning 'Our President Will Start a War With Iran..."

"We are seeing the consequence of Trump's non-stop lying today. Nothing he or his administration say

Father and Daughter Killed on Hunting Trip After Being 'Mistaken for Deer'

So has anyone asked Trump supporters

There was a huge car bomb exploded a few days ago in Baghdad that killed dozens.

This morning all I have to say is this

Ex-Fox News Reporter Courtney Friel Says Donald Trump Asked Her Over 'To Kiss'

Top 100 Comics of the 2010s: #10-7

Top 100 Comics of the 2010s: #6-4

Top 100 Comics of the 2010s: #3-1

Superheroes and Supervillians will return next week. :) nt

Trump bootlicker @LindseyGrahamSC was briefed about the potential hit on former Quds Force leader #

Joe Biden's 'West Wing' fantasy

Tell me how this does not end in catastrophe...

Richard Haass: any war with Iran will not look like the 1990 Gulf war or the 2003 Iraq wars

Donny you're crazy if you think that you can fool me, because I've seen that movie, too

Will Trump finally go above 50% in the polls with the assassination of Iranian General?

This is an excellent comment

We need to make our government child-proof

Oh for the love of dog. Eric Trump's tweet on Dec. 31 2019.

Trump's Classic "Wagging the Dog" Diversion Tactic

Happy Birthday to Stephen Stills

Serious question - on our planet how many ongoing wars involve the United States?

This is what happens when you elect Conservative Climate Denialist Govts

Facebook post on Iran from Andrew Yang

Mike Pompeo admits on live TV there was no threat to the American homeland from Suleimani

Because of these recent military developments, should Speaker Pelosi announce a hold on Articles?

Challenger Gray: Layoffs in 2019 hit highest level in four years

Wait for it! Senate Reps no trial during war

I've been out of the loop and I have questions about what happened last night...

Does No One Care That Trump is Mentally Ill?

Wag The Dog?

Donald Trump hopes Iran commits a terrorist attack on US soil

2020 Campaign is Going to Be UGLY

Dick Cheney and Mike Pompeo, the faces change, the evil remains

Victor Borge was born on this date-

Stock Market falling.

Another distraction: he wants something to talk about at the SOTU

A Suggestion: Don't Fly US Airline Planes in the Middle East

While you were worried about the fake threat of socialism...

is it time to knock back the president's sweeping, creeping war powers?

HUGE - Deutsche Bank Whistleblower reports Trump loans backed by Russian VTB Bank

Trump tweets predicting Obama would start a war to get reelected are coming back to haunt him

trump says "It will never end well!"

A serious question about this "bombing"

I wonder how our currently deployed men and women

Bank currency services hit by Travelex site attack

:SMH: :facepalm:

Nevada anti-abortion license plates discontinued due to lack of demand

The U.S. - IRAN - RUSSIA Triangle and Unintended Consequences

Breaking!! Massive lines forming at military recruitment centers across America!

What Australia's devastating fires look like on the ground

The Orange Odiocity on the way to war. . . . Please come CAPTION PresiDented Trump!!!

Fox News host: "Now that Trump has attacked Iran, we can no longer remove him from office."

Trump Org did shady deal for hotel in Baku with corrupt family with ties to Iran Revolutionary Guard

You raised $705.20 on January 2, 2020 ActBlue POTUS donation links

Higher oil prices? There goes my cost of living increase. Thanks Trump.

Email from Trivago: 6 Top-Rated Cuban All-Inclusive Resorts to Get You Through the Winter

Democrats call US killing of Iranian general 'reckless'

I guess the bombing likely answers a question people had

Roger Lau: Warren has BEST fundraising day to date!

Idiot Fox Business host Stuart Varney does not know Trump is ALREADY IMPEACHED....

For the third time, I'm getting that feeling...

This is horrifying

@ChuckGrassley, pleading to daycare workers at the White House to keep watch over #Trump.....

Wag the Dog

Warren back on the rise in Iowa!

What Trump said about Obama and war with Iran, and what it means now

Warren up as Buttigieg fades in national polls

Iran could create a lot of mischief and misery for "ordinary" Americans

War Criminal

Woman kidnapped at knifepoint is rescued from van outfitted with cages and chains in Alabama, police

Montana Coal Power Plant Closing Two Units Built in 1970s

Montana Coal Power Plant Closing Two Units Built in 1970s

Dave Chappelle Stand-Up Monologue - SNL (right after 2016 election)

Muqtada al-Sadr reconstitutes Saraya al-Salam

Russia turns off oil taps supplying Belarus

This Man Repopulated a Rare Butterfly Species In His Own Backyard

Trump is counting on our inability to focus on 2 things after last night:

GOP Rep. Phil Roe won't seek reelection

Warren on upswing in close New Hampshire polling!

"Pay Is Rising Fastest for Low Earners. One Reason? Minimum Wages."

Pardon the length - Morning Rant

i think nancy pelosi needs to wear that pin every day until this national emergency ends.

Oh come on, folks...

RWW Compiles A List Of Right Wing Pundits Cheering Killing Of Iranian Leader

Navy Confirms Boat Swarm Seen Alongside Carrier Group In This Satellite Image Was Iranian

Russia is floating a theory that Trump was set up by our intel in the killing of Soleimani

US Military bombs Baghdad Airport to kill Iranian...

How long till we find out some huge stock market gains

RWW: Liz Crokin Predicts That Tom Hanks Will Soon Be Arrested for Involvement in Occult Pedophilia

Has Amy responded to the C(onman) I(n) C(harge)'s actions in Iran?

How many MAGAS will sign up today for the Army/Navy/Air Force/Marines/National Guard/Reserves

Curious....has trump mentioned anything about the devastating fires in Australia??

So the fucker was actually gorging on his two scoops as the airstrikes hit.

None of the many pundits are asking what the "best" response by Iran (for their goals) would be

BREAKING: Trump's Deutsche Banks loans underwritten by Russian state-owned VTB Bank

Who Killed More Innocent People Soleimani Or Bush / Cheney?

North Korea state TV is showing documentaries of beautiful vases.

Trump's Order to Assassinate Qasem Soleimani Has Kicked Over the Hornet's Nest

Hey I Forgot It Is White Evangelicals For Armageddon Today In Miami

The Turning Point - A powerful short

So thankful Joe Biden is running this time... his calm presence is much needed

Manufacturing economy weakest in a decade as December ISM index comes in at 47.2

Virginia McLaurin makes me happy and puts a smile on my face!

A reminder of how complex the relationships are in the Middle East

I'm finding this really ironic.

Suddenly, Biden leads in Iowa!

Klobuchar Responds to Missile Strike That Killed Iranian Leader Qassem Soleimani

Oh good - Pompeo had a nice chat with fkn LAVROV

Impeachment #2 - Top Democratic leaders kept in dark about Soleimani attack

Andrew Yang's statement on Trump's Iran attack

Australia fires: Evacuation call stepped up as crisis worsens

🔥 Bernie Addresses Trump's Escalation in the Middle East at Anamosa Town Hall

Why did House dems vote to pass a defense spending bill despite the NDAA amendment being killed?


Those amazing animals - True facts taught by Dads

Top Democratic Leaders Kept in Dark about Attack on Soleimani

MSNBC BREAKING: 3,500 more troops heading to the Middle East

Sanders delivers blowout fundraising number

'Queer Eye' star Jonathan Van Ness to campaign for Elizabeth Warren in Iowa

I've got an upper endoscopy and a colonoscopy scheduled for next Thursday.

Bernie Sanders picks former Obama official as liaison to Jewish community

Misogyny in ACTION! Media once again hates on women candidates.

Trump Declares War

Sanders will be addressing Trump's dangerous escalation in the Middle East at 1 p.m. ET/12 p.m. CT.

If we got to war with Iran, how are we going to pay for it? --no tv news pundit ever

Wag the Dog, No, the Cat Wags himself

Clark County School District Board of Trustees President endorses Bernie Sanders

Trump to host campaign rally Jan 14 downtown Milwaukee on same night as the next Democratic debate..

PROOF that bad court decisions against tRUMP are coming is

WaPo: When will Bernie Sanders get the scrutiny that top-tier candidates deserve?

PROOF that Idiocracy is here ...

Trump explains how starting a war with Iran helps re-election chances

Judge: Indicted Giuliani associate may give records to House

Praising Indigenous 'Understanding About Sustainability,' Bernie Sanders Tells Native Community

This should keep every American up at night

Why Do Pro-Life Fakers Love War So Much?

I think DU should have a forum on Russia.

Amy Klobuchar accepts campaign donation from Central Park 5 prosecutor Linda Fairstein

Dog Reacts to Giant Cockroach

America, don't forget that President Obama had a deal with Iran.

Dubya broke Iraq fuck Bush junior

Get ready for a brand new HOUSE FIRE!

Excellent breakdown about whether that assassination was legal.

I'll be addressing Trump's dangerous escalation in the Middle East at 1 p.m. ET

The United States of Minority Report!

Arizona Officials Kill 3 Mountain Lions Who Ate Human Remains Near Popular Hiking Trail

4 years ago, Trump didn't know who Soleimani was. Now he says he should have been killed years ago

Top 10 Obama Scandals

Hear Donald Trump bluff his way through 2015 interview on Iran's Soleimani: 'You're asking me gotcha

Pelosi says Trump launched strike killing Iranian general without authorization

Rep Speier tweet: "I assure you our adversaries are not deliberating on the fairway."

Biden is leading in Iowa and tied in New Hampshire and crushing the others in South Carolina.They

FBI raids home, office of lobbyist Michael Esposito

Household items, towels, bedding oh and $70,000.00!

Trump Celebrates New Decade by Trying to Start World War III

Evil, lying bastards

John Roberts warns not take democracy for granted.

remember trump's interview with o'reilly last year?

No need to worry about "correction"

Qasem Soleimani: Iran vows 'severe revenge' for top general's death

What I'm reading today

PBS Investigation Details Tavis Smiley Sexual Misconduct Allegations

time to dust off

Are The Talking Heads On The Cable News Shows Ignoring The Elephant In The Room By.....

( Great thread. ) Elizabeth Warren. Donald Trump ripped up an Iran nuclear deal that was working

11.4 Million this last quarter

Amy's tweet regarding Iran

United Methodist Church expected to split over gay marriage, fracturing the nation's third-largest

Ambient music

The chairman of Senate Intel, Sen. Richard Burr (R), was not briefed before the strike

News from my Bundler acquaintance

Rep. @Abby4Iowa introducing @JoeBiden as the "next president of the United States"

NYT: What Does the Rise of Homemade Guns Mean for Gun Laws? We Made One To Find Out.

Terrifying and true

Trump Thinks Attacking Iran Will Get Him Reelected. He's Wrong.

Revenge is not a strategy.

Assymetrical warfare...

This action was mainly to claw back the evangelicals, IMO.

Trump has raised strategic incoherence to new levels with Soleimani's killing

Four Nominations Sent to the Senate; Issued on January 3, 2020

Trump Announces Presidential Delegation to Switzerland to attend the World Economic Forum

Republican presidents cut taxes on the rich, increase the national debt, and start wars.

New Harris poll for The Hill: Bloomberg hits double digits

Tesla rally leaves short sellers down $3 billion since 2018

Hillary said Trump could be baited with a tweet.

US to deploy thousands of additional troops to Middle East following Soleimani killing

Manufacturing Activity Hits 10-Year Low

Why now?

'Move to Iran' Trends as Many Tell Rose McGowan to Leave America After Actress Apologizes to Iran

Trump Needs to Coax More Votes from a Shrinking Base

Know Your Enemy - Jason Jones / The Daily Show Visits Iran, 2009

Celebrities like Gwyneth Paltrow made the 2010s the decade of health and wellness misinformation

Just called my Congressman and both Senators. Urged them to oppose any move towards war with Iran.

Pelosi demands briefing on U.S.-Iran strike, Graham says he was informed beforehand

Police Say Not To Abbreviate 2020

Porn site to pay $12.7m to women who didn't know videos would be posted

I believe that this will hurt Trump's chances of re-election.

Any anti-war protests scheduled for Saturday?

Was it legal for Donald Trump to order the killing of a top Iranian general?

Bernie Sanders

Dem Fundraising Goes Through The Roof As America Chips In To Make Trump A One-Term President

I do not believe McConnell has 51 votes against witnesses testifying.

The Con has started his war...

The analysis you wanted to hear...

Judges struggle over Trump bid to block testimony sought by House

'Down with USA': protests sweep Iran - video (from Guardian)

Really GOPers?

I absolutely will blame Dump lovers for an Iran war.

Dow drops more than 200 points after US airstrike on Iran's top military leader spikes oil

Whoever wins the nomination should make this promise.

From Josh Jordan on Twitter: "This Donald Trump video on Iran..."

There is a word that perfectly describes Trump. That word is: bully. It is negative awful word.

Newspaper publisher McClatchy skips payment to pensioners

I wish the debates could be set up for a candidate to stop the debate for a fact check moment

Pentagon to deploy roughly 3,500 more troops to Middle East amid tensions with Iran

The Mideast Just Turned More Dangerous (Council of Foreign Relations)

Meanwhile, Can we focus on two things...?

June Bacon-Bercey, America's 1st female TV meteorologist, dies at 90

538: Our Poll Finds A Majority Of Americans Think The Evidence Supports Trump's Removal

This Aussie firefighter knows who to blame...When will America and England wake up?

New Year....New MEMES 🤪😆😃

WINTER flood waters recede after ice jam in Oconto Wisconsin called worst in decades

Pompous Pompeo commits a Colin Powell...

Cory Booker raised $6.6 M

Commentary: Stern's role in Sonics' departure still stings

**. There is a lot taken for granted with the retrain and relocate solution for displaced workers.

Strike announcement called off; Providence talks continue

Trump's Iran Strike Hands Biden Edge in 2020 Democratic Race

Help me out here. It seems like EVERY fucking RETHUG is afraid of tRUMP?

It's not a drought -- yet -- but low snowpack is closely watched

Rep Elissa Slotkin: "It is critical that the Administration has thought out the moves"

What plan..? We don't need no badges...

The Warren Movie from My Google Pics and Videos

House intelligence committee to receive more info from Lev Parnas:

John Roberts: Bemused Spectator of American Democracy

This is the reality

Pharmaceutical corporate greed is literally killing people who cannot afford their medication.

B.C. RCMP consult with hate crime specialists after anti-Semitic graffiti found at Jewish camp

Bernie Sanders Remarks on Iran following Suleimani Asassination

So...Are We Going to War With Iran Now?

Trump's Iran Strike Hands Biden Edge in 2020 Democratic Race (by Bloomberg)

War would end if the Generals had to fight and die.

War on Iran and potential retalation is a short term win for Trump

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @AOC ·Congress now has a moral and legal obligation to reassert its power

it was just on teevee

The first father and son combination to each win a World Series

Pittsburgh's fracking industry cut more than 400 jobs in 2019, with more cuts likely on the way

Cabbage Rolls and Coffee 💃🏻🕺🏼

Cartoons 1/3/2020

Is he still talking or can I turn the tv back on?

Pelosi Statement on Airstrike in Iraq Against High-Level Iranian Military Officials

Most Americans Believe President Donald Trump Committed Impeachable Offense

Biden's National Momentum Is Translating to the Early States

trump actually just said this... 'we have the best intelligence in the world'

Bakari Sellers: The Bernie Sanders argument he is more electable than Biden is wild to me.

Another day, another despicable tweet from a prominent Sanders supporter

Powerful scenes of people stepping up against racial profiling in Arizona

Why War with Iran Won't Help Trump In 2020

A question for lurking Trump Stans

McGrath Grows War Chest to Take on McConnell

The Taste of Blood

Trump Will Further Weaken Fair Housing Laws

MLB team with worst regular season winning percentage the year they won the World Series

Did I miss something? Was there a change on DU or a change to my

The Iranian leaders have declared a 3-day mourning for their military leader, Soleimani.

We are all agreed here that Trump must go.

With the Con, all roads lead to Russia...

A point to bring up

Lake Chad attack: 'Dozens of fishermen' killed near Cameroon border

How Bernie Sanders' response to the Soleimani strike stands out

Only pitcher to follow ROY award with a Cy Young Award

Prince Harry & 'Baby Archie' Wearing New 'Bobble Hat'; Knitters Swamped w Orders

The Daily Mail has a, well, unfortunate typo in their headline, just now

Does anyone see former astronaut & future US Senator Mark Kelly as a future Presidential candidate?

Statement by Elizabeth Warren: No More Middle East Wars

A billion here, a trillion there...

Twitch.TV LIVE: Waterloo Field Office Canvass Launch

Hey! Hold on 3 damn seconds! I thought Jared was going to fix all this


Killing a top Iranian military leader was a whack-for-tat move. by Wes Clark

'Sinaloa Cartel paid Uribe to facilitate drug trafficking route between Colombia and Mexico'

Pompeo: Iranians will view the U.S. assassination of Qasem Soleimani as "giving them freedom."

Melania's "peace on the world" resolution didn't last long

BBC News (via MSN): Your questions: Will Soleimani killing cause WW3?

Were the recent Pentagon resignations connected to the Soleimani plan?

Good lord, how stupid does Pence think the base is?

And now, for your moment of Zen. Barack Obama style.

Have any of our "allies" made any

Anybody here know anything about trail cams?

AI YAH!!!!!!!!!

Children's Picture Book Biography 'Elizabeth Warren's Big, Bold Plans' To Be Published In May

Soleimani posted memes antagonizing Trump on social media.

'Bolsonaro's Hero Tortured Me,' Says Journalist Imprisoned 9 Years by Dictatorship

Trump To America: "... forget the 15000 lies I told yah believe me this time OK !?!?!...."

Joe Biden is a foreign policy wonk whose credentials sets him apart from the rest of the field

I'm still standing....kinda.

Pete Buttigieg: This is what Iowa has taught me

Iran Tensions Turn Focus of Democratic Primary to Foreign Policy

What's for Dinner, Fri., Jan. 3, 2019

Americans Deserve Answers Rather than Dangerous Disruption in the Entire Middle East: Maxine Waters

Democrats call out McConnell over "rigged" trial as unredacted Ukraine documents implicate Trump

The naked gunner, Rescue at Rabaul, 1944 (nudity)

Is anyone watching the evangelical spectacle?

Netanyahu pulls a Big Con...

Brace Yourselves For This Shocking Porn Revelation - I'm Not Paying My Blackmailer

Trump has no intention of starting a full scale war with Iran, and will stop short of that.

Oh really?!?!

My daughter got me a Spiralizer for Christmas

The War Prayer

Whatever happens with Iran, I'm confident Donald Trump can get us through it

Juan Cole. The Real Reason Trump Assassinated Qassem Soleimani

We sort through all...10...times Trump said Obama would attack Iran to win re-election:

Michael Moore posted this on twitter. He's a "Democrat"? 🤣

Remember this?

Trump's Remarks on the Killing of Qasem Soleimani

Warren on People with Disabilities tweet

01/05 Mike Luckovich: Beat it!

Incredible to believe that Trump is trying

Overhead In D.C.: Jurassic

Easy & frugal way of removing perspiration stains on shirts. It works!

The talking heads are saying we will win in a war with Iran.

Let me see if I've got this. Fat Nixon wants us to believe our "deep state" Intelligence agencies

Trump v. Iran in Three Easy Steps

The IRS Tried to Crack Down on Rich People Using an "Abusive" Tax Deduction. It Hasn't Gone So Well.

I know David Brooks isn't popular on DU, but this column....

Meet the Iran Hawks Inside Trump's Administration

If this has been posted before, it bears repeating

"He will start a war with Iran in order to be reelected"

What war with Iran would look like:

"Guys, don't worry about this Iran thing."

Buttigieg statement on Suleimani

U.S. to designate Iran-backed Iraqi militia as foreign terrorist organization

Musk defies skeptics, meets Tesla delivery goal; shares hit record

I came home to find that my dog had eaten an entire bag of treats.

First catcher to ever win a ROY award

Avenatti says evidence he's cash-strapped doesn't belong in Nike extortion trial

Do Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump think their wealth will protect their kids from climate change?

Show us the proof of an "Imminent and sinister attacks"

At a time when Trump needs credibility most, he's already destroyed it on the world stage

Isn't fish "brain food"? If so, Westboro Baptist folk need to eat more fish. (Fugelsang related)

Is John Podhoretz the dumbest man who ever lived?

Mike Pence blames Iran for 9/11 attacks -- but the official commission found the opposite Published

Puppy raven:

So when do we got to war against Saudi Arabia?

Former Fox Reporter Accuses Trump Of Unwanted Sexual Advances

Fox chyron reads "Trump Speaks After Iranian General Killed" as Trump speaks about war on Christmas

Chuck Todd's MTP Daily may be axed

No One's Listening

In Red America, No One Is Too Far Gone For Gun Ownership

Rick Wilson sums it up well about Warren

Opinion: Maybe this is the time to withdraw troops from Iraq?

Don't know how long I'll be online, but ask me anything!

Breaking: New US attack reported

Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos wash the dishes at home -- and research suggests the benefits might stretch

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee is speaking about Iraq now.

BREAKING: Another air strike in Baghdad

Marijuana sales in Illinois top $3 million on first day of legal recreational cannabis in the state

Whatever happened to the Constitution?

Paul Manafort Said Sean Hannity Was His 'Back Channel' To Trump, Docs Show

Panda Expess- How is this even considered " Chinese food"

If Iran retaliates with a Cyber attack to the US during the election, or the

Trump is such a holy man:

Apple Word problem

@JoeBiden Leads by 14 in New @Rasmussen_Poll !

This was always going to get out of hand.

Tennessee's Roe becomes 26th House Republican to retire in 2020

Just 2 months ago Trump ordered another assassination without Gang of Eight notice.

What about Julian Castro as VP?

Ohio Wins the Idaho Potato Bowl! And no...