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Archives: November 25, 2021

Tiny Gold Book Found in English Field May Have Ties to Richard III

Justice in a Georgia Courtroom: Three Men Convicted of Murdering Unarmed Jogger Ahmaud Arbery - GK

Deprogram your relatives this Thanksgiving

Haiti prime minister appoints new Cabinet amid turmoil

Feral hogs are descending on a California city, but stopping them is 'like using your fingers to

NFL, Los Angeles Rams Owner to Pay $790M to St. Louis for Relocating Team

For Afghan Refugees, a Choice Between Community and Opportunity

Want to read a great Ahmaud Arbery story?

'Casablanca'. TCM - Turner Classic Movies. 8p est.

tiedrich sums up the day

Maria Shriver Responds to the QAnon Obsession with JFK Jr

Mexico breaks up second migrant march

Just before the trial of Mr Aubrey's killers began, USA Today reported on the jury...

The mystery of D.B. Cooper's hijacking and disappearance lives on 50 years later in the Pacific

Thanksgiving travel across Snoqualmie Pass tricky due to mixed bag of weather

How is the antivax-antimask populism working out for O'Toole:

Anti-mask campground owner claims virus as an excuse to repeatedly skip court dates after bizarre QA

U.S. sues to halt sugar merger, says it would harm competition

NASA's DART Mission Launches: Defending our Planet from an Asteroid

Johnny Carson drops a fruit cake on his desk, 12/20/1985

Small towns around Austin struggle with big-city housing costs

Defense Department announces new UFO task force

Maryland AG Sues Monsanto, Alleges Harm to Natural Resources

WSJ needs to cease its incorrect Pilgrim Journal

The Pursuit of DB Cooper (1981)

Now Showing: 'WARRIOR WOMEN' Film, Native American Heritage Month, '' PBS WETA

What the Rittenhouse Verdict Really Shows Us

Waukesha County Sheriff dept selling toy doggies, all proceeds go to

The National Dog Show Thanksgiving Day, How to Watch

Capitol Police officer rips the right-wing's 'hypocrisy' of calling Kyle Rittenhouse a 'hero' while

A Happy Kitten Story

District Attorney files charges against teens in racially motivated SEPTA attack

The bottomless self-pity of American conservatives

just heard a new word on CNN: testilying

My Life As A Turkey, Nature, PBS, 58m 51s run time

For Those Who Read My "Why I Do This" Post, A Coda

Abbott funnels $4 million from the state's underfunded prisons to pay for the sham election audit

Abbott funnels $4 million from the state's underfunded prisons to pay for the sham election audit

Analysis: Travis McMichael Guilty On All Counts, Split Verdict For Greg McMichael, William Bryan MSNBC

Scoop: Centrist Dems sink Biden's nominee for top bank regulator

Republicans Already Taking Credit For Infrastructure Bill They Voted Against

Exclusive: Kevin McCarthy's UNHINGED meltdown translated!

TFG has a miniature Mount Rushmore at Mar-a-Lago with his own face carved into it

'Assisted migration' helps trees move so forests survive climate change

Salvation Army's Donors Withdraw Support in Response to Racial 'Wokeness' Initiative

Jan. 6 Panel Intensifies Focus On Law Enforcement Failures - Deadline - MSNBC

A question for the Jan. 6 committee to ask:

armed private security illegally evicted residents from CO motel, making them move immediately

Sen. Schumer's father has passed away.

Today's conviction assures that of the former DA (Former Brunswick District Attorney Jackie Johnson)

Mandatory Wednesday Mike Malloy thread

So...You think the good guys always lose, Do You?..Read this post and see a few wins.

sad: 30 break into small business and take everything, yesterday

customers are getting angry/frustrated watching others walk out the door without paying

Trump Allies Set Up Legal Fund To Protect His Former Aides From January 6th Committee - Ring of Fire

Work on multi-billion dollar Lynnwood light rail extension reaches halfway point

Found this shot from Stewart & Colbert's Ralley To Restore Sanity.

'I Was Preparing Ahmaud Arbery's Family For The Worst' Says Rev. Sharpton - Deadline - MSNBC

North Texas Episcopal factions divide up money and property as their divorce plays out in court

A little too on the nose.

'A Lynching': Three White Men Guilty Of Murdering Unarmed Black Man - The Beat - MSNBC

In 1941, Ocean Spray introduced its canned jellied cranberry sauce nationwide

How about

Ahmaud Arbery Family Lawyer Reacts To Guilty Verdict - All In - MSNBC

I can't stop looking at his picture.

TCM Schedule for Thursday, November 25, 2021 -- What's On Tonight: Family Comedies

L.A. firefighter accused of 'despicable act' with vaccination non compliance letter

TCM tomorrow 'night'

William Bryan case

Lawyer Who Tried To Overturn Trump Loss Appointed To U.S. Election Board - All In - MSNBC

Sometimes things just dawn on me all of the sudden.

TCM Schedule for Friday, November 26, 2021 -- What's On Tonight: Dean Martin, Part II

At Least the last thing on this T-Shirt is not true tonight:

Tweet of the Day

Are you this old? Or older?

Addictions: Before & After

Seth Meyers - Trump's Former Attorney Michael Cohen Was Released from House Arrest - Monologue 11/23

*Bend it like Beckham on HBO @ 11:25.

So, realistically, what is the best outcome we could get from 1-6 committee?

The Case For Giving Every American A Free E-Bike - All In - MSNBC

M I rite? - large part of the fun of holidays is the *cooking*?!

For all the holidaze...

Former Prosecutor: Not Justice Because Ahmaud Arbery Is Not Here To Celebrate Thanksgiving - ReidOut

(On a roll: ) - Can I get Jay LENO *off* the t.v.?!1 - yip, yes I can: *CLICK*!

Someone in the crowd celebrating the McMichaels verdict

@SenSchumer ⁩'s dad died at 98.

Remember our First Thanksgiving

DOJ is ramping up prosecution of federal crimes on all commercial flights by anti-masker passengers

Another smash and grab at another Nordstrom in Canoga Park (Los Angeles)

Seth Meyers - Mike Lindell Fails to File Big SCOTUS Case He Promised by Thanksgiving: A Closer Look

Aaron Rodgers denies having COVID toe after claiming to have had it

Alice's Restaurant - Original 1967 Recording

I haven't heard anyone talk about a key factor in the Arbery case.

Man gets 18 months in fed prison for threatening to kill Trump

The year Colorado had two official Thanksgivings - Next 9NEWS

Marvel's Hit-Monkey: Season 1 Review

The killing of Kenneth Chamberlain on HBO Max. DA Mimi Rocah taking a fresh look at the case

San Bernardino mayor misused public funds, investigation finds

San Jose State settles for $3.3 million with former athletes over sexual abuse allegations

When you think you will remain anonymous....'burners'🤦🏻🤦‍♀️

Rep. Bass: 'Despicable' How Defense Attorneys Dehumanized Ahmaud Arbery - MSNBC

Tweet of the early morning:

There were no burglaries in the McMichaels' neighborhood

Favorite holiday?

Can Biden Come Back? Many Others Have - Galston

Rescued Factory Farm Turkeys Celebrate Thanksgiving - NowThis News

Joe Exotic warns Joe Biden, Pardon me or else Dems will lose in 2022

Biden had benign but potentially precancerous lesion removed during colonoscopy

Flynn conspiracy theory:

To Hide Evidence

'Almost got away with it': A leaked video's role in the Arbery verdict

A Sentimental Journey

Feliz Dia Del Pavo.

Let me Make this Pellucidly Clear

Lake Curry reservoir sits unused amid drought in eastern Napa County

Ahmaud Arbery Murder Was A Local News Story Before It Was A National Touchstone - Ali Velshi - MSNBC

Community helps support Kevin Strickland, who will receive no compensation for wrongful conviction

Donations Roll in For Man Left With 'Nothing' After His Wrongful Conviction Was Overturned - Newsweek

Off-duty N.J. officer fatally struck pedestrian, put body in car, prosecutor says

Bonus Tweet of the Day

Missouri Gives Strickland His Freedom, But No Compensation For Decades Lost In Prison - Ali Velshi

Scientists Hope Rocket Crash Offers Insight On Protecting Earth From Asteroid Collision - Ali Velshi

Abortions in the U.S. may be inching up after decades of decline, 18% of pregnancies are aborted

Oakland Toyota dealership accused of 'price gouging,' reportedly asking $96K for a RAV4, double MSRP


Accountability For Arbery Killing Overcomes Local Politics - Ali Velshi - MSNBC

my du anniversary is the day after thanksgiving

Democrats Seeing Positive Economic Signs Face Further Challenges, Including Messaging - Ali Velshi

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 11/24/21

Conservative group sues to overturn California law requiring diversity on corporate boards

Solomon Islands: Australia sends peacekeeping troops amid riots

Georgia, I don't ask for much, but DAMMIT....

Stephen Colbert: Guest "The Beatles: Get Back" Documentary Director-Producer Peter Jackson

Teen who sued San Diego Unified over vaccine mandate to file appeal after judge rejects exemption

Sweden's first female prime minister quits hours later

Lara trump has a 'thought'

Thanksgiving dinner for shelter dogs 🐕 💕

Gavin Newsom tells California mayors to 'step up' on retail theft, 'make an example' out of suspects

What's wrong with our 'messaging'?

A famously far-ranging gray wolf is found dead in Southern California

Prominent Republican says Montana should 'throw out' state Constitution

Happy Anniversary to us with 51 years of marriage today.

Chesa Boudin announces felony charges for nine suspects in San Francisco Union Square robbery

Biden's Schedule for Thursday, November 25, 2021

Al-Shabab blast by school in Somali capital kills at least 8

UN expert warns of near "tyranny" against voting rights of U.S. minorities amid GOP attacks

Coal mine fire in Russia's Siberia kills 11, dozens trapped

Feds blast back at Rep. Fortenberry's (R-NE) claim that he was 'set up'

The First Thanksgiving Took Place in Virginia, not Massachusetts

💙🇺🇸Grateful everyday that Joe Biden is our President!🇺🇸💙#BuildBackBetter

Driver Who Caused Crash that Killed Motorcyclist He Claimed Flashed Middle Finger Gets Prison

Happy Thanksgiving to all DUers.

Breakfast Thursday 25 November 2021

Here's a thread that should be revived: "Which state borders have you crossed on land?"

Had A Funny Thought - The Whole Tr**p Family Having A Norman Rockwell....

Why they call him 'Big Papi'.

Happy Thanksgiving

Ahmad Arbery's murderers, as I'm sure you all know, were free as birds for

81 yr old Federal judge changes his mind about stepping down, eliminating vacancy for Biden to fill

happy THANKSGIVING from Monster Hunter World #Monster Turkey

Transcript for President Abraham Lincoln's Thanksgiving Proclamation from October 3, 1863

Embattled Kansas City police chief says he'll retire in 2022

Trump Jr. shares meme of his dad awarding Presidential Medal of Freedom to Kyle Rittenhouse

Lutz man accused of killing and dismembering woman, dumping body into Tampa Bay

Americans will spend more this holiday season, whether they want to or not

Warmer winters are impacting insect behavior in Missouri

Missouri COVID cases almost double over November

President Bartlet and the Butterball Hotline

Thanksgiving TOONs - All (uhh...mostly) Thanks, No Politics (well, maybe a little)

No barn heat source, inexperienced worker: USDA releases report on Md. zebra farm

Illinois families of 2 killed at concert file lawsuits

Ruling damages case alleging 'woke' climate at Academy of the Holy Names

Democrats' disappointing performance in Virginia should be wake-up call for party, report says

Bronson's bungled homelessness response -- how we got here.

Expel Eastman website launches

A peaceful moment and a wish for my DU friends today.

The Official DU Alice's Restaurant Thanksigiving thread:

Ex-prosecutor charged in Ahmaud Arbery case booked at jail

Alice's Restaurant

A Visit to Churchill, Manitoba, During Polar-Bear Season

CIA director warns Russian spies of 'consequences' if they are behind 'Havana Syndrome' incidents

The secretive world of corona virus research.

AT&T, Verizon to temporarily turn down 5G power to address FAA worries

For some reason, Leftover Turkey Jell-O never quite caught on:

November 25, 1965 🎼

'Bitter,' 'Angry,' 'Enraged': Reality Winner Blasts the Intercept After 4 Years in Jail

On this day, Monday, November 25, 1963, Washington, D.C., ground to a halt for Kennedy's funeral.

On 'Hannity,' Trump reveals the truth about right-wing lionization of Rittenhouse

It's Thanksgiving today and I just remembered this from 1959 ... I was 8 and disappointed

I would count my blessings on Thanksgiving but my

Paul Desmond was born on this date.

France calls for European aid after 27 migrant deaths at sea

From the Biden family to yours - Happy Thanksgiving (short video)

Nat Adderley was born on this date.

Oh great, my turkey is frozen

This is my eighteenth thanksgiving

Passing the buck: Dollar Tree raises prices to $1.25

Bill Morrisey was born on this date.

West Wing, the necessary clip today.

I accidentally sat in the sweet potatoes

Aaron Rodgers Fuels Confusion Over Mysterious Toe Injury.....

Tennessee deer gets into a school...

Jury awards nearly $7M to woman injured in Amtrak derailment

My husband has to watch the Macy's parade every year.

Which $5,000-or-Less Car From the 1970s Would You Choose for Your Dream Garage?

Physical therapists work to treat long-haul COVID patients

An in law in California is telling me that he has been reliably informed

Jurors in the trial over Ahmaud Arbery's killing deliberated between charges of malice murder and...

One of my annual Thanksgiving traditions is that I trash the old spices

COVID Protection Wanes After 2 Doses of Pfizer Vaccine: Study

Putin Fires Russian Prison Chief After Torture Scandal

Good Day DU (November 25, 2021)

Happy starving Northern Europeans getting saved by the Wampanoags and then getting wiped out day.

Thanksgiving food.... what's your favorite?

Starved for Heroes

Calvert Hall, Loyola Blakefield football thankful for return of Turkey Bowl after end of 100-year...

The perfect definition of an essential worker

Happy Thanksgiving from Sun Prairie!

Unvaccinated Americans - The Stupidest Most Deadly Animals

Critical Lord Gobble Theory

Fair Districts PA proposes new Pennsylvania Districts Maps

American Pie - Don McLean

Happy Thanksgiving from Empty Greene's Georgia

Family Realizes Their Rescue Squirrel Is Having Babies

Fox News In Disarray As Tucker Carlson Is Wrecking The Network

This is just a really fucked up video: Kid runs away from home, mom doesn't call cops, but. . .

The New Trump-Russia Denialists

"These damn theiving ass rappers..."

What I learned eating at 8,000 Chinese restaurants

Rep. Greene introduces bill to award Congress's highest honor to Kyle Rittenhouse...

Anti-vax Wayne County (MI) Republican is in ICU with COVID-19

National Guard scandals in these 13 states raise questions about culture and accountability

Marcus Lamb, 64, Dallas, TX, Televangelist, anti-vaxxer and anti-vaxx promoter, ICU with COVID.

3349 new cases on the AZ Dashboard today, Thurs; 75 deaths

The Rittenhouse Verdict Will Backfire on Republicans

Happy "No Good Deed Goes Unpunished" Day!

Chinese Steamed Buns Recipe - Two ways

Kittens make trying to get things ready for Thanksgiving dinner quite a challenge.

Thanksgiving Thoughts - Your Would Have To Be One Sick Puppy

Doing Thanksgiving dessert a little differently this year...

Personal Property & Asset Seizure: Policing for Profit

Culture and tradition - The "harvesting" of dolphins in the Grind

Guess the state - In the face of "nobody wants to work anymore", lawmakers look to pay people LESS

Turkey's Away

Greene is up for Reelection In 2022.

Happy Thanksgiving, my DU pals!

My Life As a Turkey

Minutes before midnight, Anchorage Assembly unanimously passes budget restoring program funding

...and, as always, DU friends, good advice about your turkey...

I am about to put the Prison Sauce on

Wait...wut??!? Bannon's daughter is Director of Volleyball at West Point

Flash Feast!

Tensions over PFD fuel talks of a new constitutional convention. Alaskans will vote on whether that

We need a new way to measure COVID

Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders in Austin's band is at the Macy Parade

Turkey Frier with Captain Kirk

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 26 November 2021

Thanksgiving greetings from the VP Harris and family

ok, everyone's sharing what they're thankful for. this is mine-

Some of dis and some of dat

United Kingdom Declares Octopuses, Squids Are Sentient Beings

South Korea sets pandemic high with 4,000 new virus cases

We're a Small Arkansas Newspaper. Why Is the State Making Us Sign a Pledge About Israel?

Historical Figures Brought To Life Using AI Technology Vol.1

The DOJ is targeting unruly airline passengers for prosecution

Indigenous activists want to change a California town's racist name. Officials are pushing back

Raging about gerrymandering sells it, despite its downsides

New Interpol chief accused of torture

"Aunt Agnes, your green bean casserole is a genocide"

Michael Cohen Tells CNN that New York and Federal Prosecutors are Working Toward Indictments - GK

QAnon's 'Queen of Canada' Calls for Followers to 'Kill' People Vaccinating Children

'Largely a dud': Legal analyst reacts to news about Trump's company (CNN)

Thanksgiving Hawaiian Style

What is the 1st Amendment Praetorian, the far-right group subpoenaed by the January 6 committee?

Remember the promise of $3 testing kits?

Millions set aside for homelessness projects, affordable housing in Pierce County budget Read more

I recorded Tucker Carlson's program last night on FQX noise

Hawaiian Imu Cooking Thanksgiving Meal In Waimea

The Base, Hezbollah get terrorist designation in Australia

Are there any real-world US stats yet on COVID resistance among the vaxxed AND boosted?

i dont post here, but i thought

Canary Islands: More than 400 migrants rescued in Atlantic

Amazon workers plan Black Friday strikes

Lindsey Graham Gets TROLLED By Military Vet - Rebel HQ

What kind of a scammer will call Thanksgiving morning?

Thanksgiving message from VP Harris & 2nd Gent Emhoff

jeff tiedrich: "i'm thankful that..."

Native Americans on: THANKSGIVING

Georgia prosecutor booked into jail for mishandling Ahmaud Arbery case

where electrical power generation technology meets radio technology.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe Chairman: Thanksgiving 'Day Of Mourning' For Indigenous Community

Georgia teens become unlikely warriors in redistricting fight

I'm thankful for health, family, friends, and Select Committee subpoenas

The intellectual right's war on America's institutions

New COVID-19 variant detected in South Africa, scientists say

The future of a 600-year-old Hawaiian fishpond is in the hands of a Kauaʻi community

Macy's Thanksgiving parade returns, with all the trimmings

Kyle Rittenhouse, Ahmaud Arbery Cases Show Connection Between Vigilantism and Police

A Wampanoag retelling of Thanksgiving

Cartoons 11/25/2021

10 Methods How To Cheat At A Card-Game

Maui mayor recall signatures under review

Sharing and Compassion - Happy Thanksgiving

(MT) Greene Lists Her Demands for Kevin McCarthy

Manhattan DA not planning to charge Trump Organization COO in fraud case -lawyer

Proposed political map links cities from Monroe to Wenatchee

Arlington formally recognizes homeland of Stillaguamish people

Does one lose their virginity by screwing

Visualization of all metals mined globally in 2019

Europe's Christmas markets warily open as COVID cases rise

TFG argues Jan. 6 panel could permanently damage the presidency

Help me out here. What would you do?

What's for Thanksgiving Dinner, Thurs., Nov. 25, 2021

Polyp in Biden's colon was benign, potentially pre-cancerous

This is why you want all manner of covid public health mandates: less virus

How do you say....Happy Thanksgiving 🦃

Marjorie Taylor Greene Gets Blunt Reminder Over Call To Honor Kyle Rittenhouse

Just got in from a 5.84 mile jog to kick off

North Korean man who smuggled 'Squid Game' into the country is to be executed by firing squad and a

Started watching the original "The Outer Limits". Wow!

Michael Flynn Goes Full Tinfoil Hat With Bonkers New COVID-19 Theory

Started watching the original "The Outer Limits". Wow!

Thanksgiving plans destroyed, fortunately

Eric Trump threatened to sue website after it suggested he spoke to 1/6 organizers on burner phones

G.O.P. Fights Covid Mandates, Then Blames Biden as Cases Rise

South Korea to launch task force on banning dog meat

Lara Trump Cooks Up The Strangest Idea Yet About Democrats And Thanksgiving

I'm so GLAD there's a shortage of workers. Finally employers have to wake up...

Hundreds of FedEx packages found dumped in Alabama ravine

Honolulu LGBTQ nightclub 'Scarlet' files federal discrimination suit against state, county

"I can't give you any, but I can sell you some"

41,500-year-old ivory pendant may be oldest human-decorated jewelry in Eurasia

Conservative Heads EXPLODE Over Pope's Decision

Late to the party as always...Giorgio by Moroder

New Logo for the Republican Party

This could finally be Sears' and Kmart's last holiday shopping season

Ann Richards School marching band plays Broadway this Thanksgiving

Good News

Thankful for the Biden Boom

High school football hazing led to brain damage, according to suit against California powerhouse Mat

Female Doctor Who robs boys of role models, claims Tory MP

British man given 3D printed eye in world first, hospital says

50 Years Later, Hawaii's Law Requiring Professional Licenses Could Be In For An Overhaul

Murder Is A Leading Cause Of Death In Pregnancy In The US

tourist thought Noah's ark crocodile was lifelike model. Climbed in pool for selfies, tapped it

Indiana man gets probation for entering Capitol on Jan. 6

Dang it, I've gotten addicted to

November 24, 1988: Small Minneapolis TV station airs first episode of "Mystery Science Theater 3000"

Towards the New Normal

At last! An electric Hummer

Heavily mutated COVID variant in S. Africa

Arbery's Killers Question

tfg Could Pay $156,000 For Every Jan. 6 Rioter's Defense, But So Far Has Spent $0.00

Man arrested for infant daughter's death after blaming a cat

Republican authoritarianism is here to stay. Face the facts: The GOP has chosen authoritarianism.

Isn't It Strange ...

this is one of the cutest christmas videos I have seen in a long time... stop motion with wool

UN relationship with Samoa under a cloud

Leaving The Anti-Vax Thanksgiving Dinner

Biden wishes Americans happy, closer-to-normal Thanksgiving

American Samoa welcomes the holiday season thankful for our many blessings

I went to Echo lake to let my dog run free.

Afghan Girl From Famous Cover Portrait Is Evacuated to Italy

9 injured when vehicle rear-ends Amish buggy in Wisconsin

Bald eagle has little respect for Florida Man

Dear Sen. Elizabeth Warren. this is just a "NO" from me.

Three day vax shut-down cancelled in American Samoa--a new plan is in the works

Death toll soars to 52 in Russian coal mine fire.

Daily infections rising in 35 states, hospitalizations up in half the country

Del Griffith (Planes, Trains and Automobiles)

Madoc left his impression on my Dutch Apple Pie

"Don't experiment on Thanksgiving!"

The republicans that think people don't want to work because of unemployment checks should read this

As God Is My Witness ...

Training Dogs in Prison Changed This Man's Life (Hankie alert but in a good way)

Rita Rudner: Cause I'm 64 And I have No Idea What You're Talking About

Veteran and Loving Pup are Completely Inseparable

The Invisible Man (1933) - Revealed!

Shocked... Shocked I tell ya'. Sputnik vaccine actually works better than Pfizer.

"Now, this end is called the thagomizer..."

Covid: New heavily mutated variant B.1.1.529 in South Africa raises concern

The Rockettes Guess Popular Christmas Songs.

Spaghetti With Burrata and Garlic-Chile Oil

Georgia prosecutor booked into jail for mishandling Ahmaud Arbery case

New Reconstruction Points to Animal Origins for Covid-19

WHOA NELLIE: Qanon 'queen' orders 70,000 followers to 'shoot to kill' anyone vaccinating children

This is disgusting.

Were you ever one of these?

9 charts to be thankful for this Thanksgiving (Really great things)

Question. Why does the DU site constantly crash on...

The Beatles "Get Back"

Meanwhile in Canada:

98 new Covid-19 cases identified in Northern Marianas Islands; largest single day total

He Attacked Cops At The Capitol Riot. Then He Went To Air Force Basic Training.