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Archives: December 13, 2022

2:00 AM Fiddler on the Roof (1971) TIMING, it's Chanukah!!!

The 61 year old book I bought for my wife arrived today.

We're Now Closer To The 2024 Election Than We Are To The January 6, 2021 Attempted Coup

Trial pushed back a day in case against Wasilla lawmaker with Oath Keepers ties

My final post on DU

U.S. Justice Dept is split over charging Binance as crypto world falters, sources say

PM Update: Clearing and cold tonight, then sunny and chilly Tuesday

"Impeach Biden." on a bumper sticker as I left the store

Emails Show RNC Chair Facing MASSIVE Republican Revolt - Ring of Fire

Fusion Energy Breakthrough Could Be An 'Inflection Point' For Clean Fuel Technology - NBC News

DU military families

Musk is "the richest man in the world" because

I posted this in The Lounge

How a new subsidy for 'green hydrogen' could set off a carbon bomb

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about Trump, Whelan, and Bout....

Former top Twitter official forced to leave home due to threats amid 'Twitter Files' release

The Ending of White Lotus season 2 (SPOILER)

The 12 Most Unforgettable Descriptions of Food in Literature

Comedian Doesn't Mince Words About Kanye West

Biden forms interagency group to draft antisemitism strategy

Over 300 members of far-right paramilitary Oath Keepers may be current or former DHS employees

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about a possible change in the air over Ukraine....

Manchin has 'no intention' of switching to be independent, suggests that could change

Kari Lake Finally Did It! - Luke Beasley

OK - who wants a big, big bed?

Breaking WAPO: Twitter dissolves Trust and Safety Council

Twitter dissolves Trust and Safety Council

Jim Jordan Played A Lead Role In Trying To Overturn The Election According To Newly Published Texts

Kellyanne Conway's lame excuse for Herschel Walker losing

Why won't the usually loquacious Gov. DeSantis answer questions under oath?

Biden's Nuclear Waste Guru Out of a Job After Alleged Luggage Theft

Rattus Novidicus

Rattus Norviticus aka

Mandatory Monday Mike Malloy thread!

No jail for 'frothing' Capitol rioter who faced mental health struggle

CA-SEN: Feinstein Says She Won't Step Down Early

Michigan Supreme Court slams 'final nail in legal coffin' of Trump ally's last-ditch 'voter fraud' l

EU Parliament 'under attack' as Qatar corruption scandal grows

We'd go to the workhouse after services on Sunday. I hated the workhouse more than I hated church.

I Just Finished Watching The "Loan Wolves" Documentary On MSNBC On Student Load Debt....

Burning through ammo, Russia using 40-year-old rounds, U.S. official says

1) My wife made me sleep in another room 2) I'm a bad friend

Rachel is burning the congressmembers who helped Jan 6 insurrection.

The Boys by Ron Howard and Clint Howard

Fox News' 'Liberal Sherpa' arrested for suspected fraud and elder abuse

Sheriff Ed Troyer's false-reporting trial continues Monday with cross-examination

DNC Engagement in the GA-SEN Runoff

The Dutch Announce Plans to Build Two New Nuclear Reactors at Borsselle and extend the life...

Kanye West's New Board Game

Seattle man accused of threatening to bring guns to Sammamish High School

Murdoch To Be Deposed In Dominion's $1.6B Lawsuit

Rep. Vicky Hartzler's Out Nephew on His Aunt's Antigay Weeping

Well well well. Rachel discussed the TPM texts tonite!

After the lovin - Engelbert Humperdinck

Freedom Caucus Chair Scott Perry's Work To Overturn 2020 Election Included A 'Cyber Team' And An Ita

China's Secret Black Sites - China Uncensored

New renters' rights laws in King County

'Trump's Role On Jan. 6 Was Far More Central Than Incitement' Says Rep. Raskin - Deadline - MSNBC

Furious Texas Paul exposes SECRET RECORDING of Marjorie Taylor Greene calling for ARMED INSURRECTION

John Denver - Annie's Song (from The Wildlife Concert)

Journalist Grant Wahl's Death While Covering World Cup Stuns Sports World - Deadline - MSNBC

Polish band plays only accordians

Judge rejects vaccine choice law in health care settings

Dominion DEPOSES Rupert Murdoch and seeks DEVASTATING Sanctions against Fox - Meidas Touch

King County judge rules against Washington AG in case tied to Albertsons-Kroger deal

Platformer on Musk botching Twitter operations, and how "the Twitter we once knew is dead"

Twitter is Going Great! - ad manager activity down 85%

Businesses need workers and community colleges want to help -- but there's often a disconnect

VA-SD07: This special election will decide the future of abortion access in Virginia.

Twitter's Former Safety Head Forced From Home After Being Smeared by Elon Musk

VA-SD07: This special election will decide the future of abortion access in Virginia.

Busted: U.S. 'Putin-Style Drug War' Under Fire After Brittney Griner Release - The Beat - MSNBC

Red-Pilled Elon Musk Still Loves the Chinese Communist Party

US blizzard expected to impact millions in Rockies, Midwest

WI-SD08: Jodi Habush Sinykin: Announces first round of endorsements

Standoff with armed gunman ends peacefully at Snohomish Co. govt. complex in Everett

WI-SD08: Jodi Habush Sinykin: Announces first round of endorsements

Elon Musk confirms that Twitter's character limit will be raised from 280 to 4000 characters.

Giuliani avoids jail in dispute over payments to ex-wife

Tuesday Morning Positive Jazz and Bossa Nova Music for Chilling Out Livestream

Marjorie Taylor Greene makes disgusting admission live in public - Brian Tyler Cohen

MAGA Congressman EXPOSED Spreading Disinformation about Democratic Colleague - Meidas Touch

Kimmel: Trump Slams Disloyal Jewish People, Marjorie Taylor Greene Fumes Over Dildos & Musk Trolls

*Katyal on Lawrence show now.

So the coward wants to get rid of an ex-employee

Gowdy Doody Scorches Republicans For Not Respecting Results Of Yet Another Vote

A Fast-Growing Network of Conservative Groups Is Fueling a Surge in Book Bans

Stuart Margolin (1940-2022)- RIP Angel

Duty to Warn's alert on oligarch Musk's machinations...

Letterman interviews President Zelensky

Bitcoin Boy Busted in Bahamas

Iowa judge blocks effort to ban most abortions in the state

Marjorie Taylor Greene: Jan. 6 'Would Have Been Armed' If She Led It - All In - MSNBC

Dog invades stage of cultural presentation.

All of the Democratic candidates of the 2024 AZ US Senate Election are excellent.

Corrupt Judge Aileen Cannon OFFICIALLY DISMISSES HERSELF From Trump Stolen Document Case - Meidas Touch

Cahalen Morrison, Singer Drummer and Guitarist for Western Centuries does solo show too

Japan's Collapse Is Far Worse Than You Think, Worse Currency Crisis in 20 Years - Business Basics

puppy update

Crows having fun in the snow.

Twitter has disbanded its "Trust and Safety Council."

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about making a pirate's wish come true....

Singing parrot annoys dog:


Otter loves to slide in the snow.

Right-Wingers Get Proven Horribly Wrong About Britney Griner Prisoner Swap! - Luke Beasley

Rep. Gallego On Sinema: 'She Can't Win A Primary Against Me' - All In - MSNBC

Personal alarm:

What will you be eating for Christmas Eve/Christmas Day??. I know people who have this 6 or 7 fish

So "my" dog has cashed in with a Tell-All, entirely his words here:

A touch of metal to close out Monday

As a practical matter, what is there we can do?

Determined little dogs:

Rep. Ted Lieu on becoming the highest Ranking Asian-American..

TWITTER users: Let me remind you of the "Mute" feature...

Former Top Federal Prosecutor REACTS to potential Jan 6th Committee Criminal Referrals - Meidas Touch

Bernese Mountain Dog helps his human with her exercises:

A Two-Headed Snake - Issuing Total Rebuttal to Former Councilmember Gil Cedillo

Cat has mastered a foreign language:

The RNC's lopsided power struggle

It looks like the petition against abortion will have enough signatures in Bellevue, NE

Iowa judge blocks effort to ban most abortions in the state

J.D. Vance Is Coming for Your Porn

Special Counsel Jack Smith RAMPS UP criminal investigation of Donald Trump's crimes - Glenn Kirschner

Mastodon meme:

Can Ralph Norman be charged with sedition for calling for martial law to Mark Meadows?

Basketball Jones

End game How the visionary hospice movement became a for-profit hustle

Round About Midnight (M Davis) seems far more appropriate!

Inspector Javert

Do they grow bananas in Peru?

Doesn't surprise me Dave Chappelle is a Musk lover

Rachel Maddow Names Seven GOP Congressional Members From TPM's Trove of Texts To Meadows

Coup Bomb Goes Off: Foreign Arrests Show Peril For Trump - The Beat - MSNBC

Lauren Boebert, Far-Right Firebrand, Wins Re-election After Recount

Rep. Swalwell: We're Lurching Into Era Where Violence Will Be Preferred Over Voting - The ReidOut

Man of Constant Sorrow by Dan Tyminski, Union Station Band, Alison Krauss - Live

Vance On Trump DOJ Subpoenas: I Think We'll See This Come To A Head Early In The New Year - ReidOut

(Jewish Group) 'Never again' means actually demanding zero tolerance of antisemitic stereotypes

(Jewish Group) How could anyone ever hate Anne Frank -- why a fringe group declared war on her

How could anyone ever hate Anne Frank -- why a fringe group declared war on her

Seth Meyers - Trump Disappears into Seclusion; Greene Says She Would've "Won" Jan 6 Riot: A Closer Look

Why is Marjorie Taylor Green Like This (The Atlantic)

If we all do the right thing and abandon twitter

NYC to name Central Park gate for men formerly known as the Central Park Five

Recursion #3

Top Democrat FACT-CHECKS Republicans on their Vile and Deranged Conspiracy Theories - Meidas Touch

Federal Complaint Filed In Fake Candidate Scheme - Raw News And Politics

Russian propaganda media and ex-President guilty of direct incitement to genocide in Ukraine

FTX's inner circle had a secret chat group called 'Wirefraud'

Lawrence O'Donnell: Sinema's Party Change Is The Most 'Meaningless' In Senate History - The Last Word

People Are Strange - The Doors

Author Tom Nichols on how liberals can survive on Twitter and make the most of it

Statement from WH Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre on Inter-Agency Group to Counter Antisemitism

We got the better end of the trade of Brittney Griner for Viktor Bout

Newly Released Mandela Interviews Reveal 'Gracious African Aristocrat' - The Last Word - MSNBC

Kimmel: Michelle Obama on Barack Being Called "Fine," Raising Their Daughters & Watching Trash TV

I think antisemitism and homophobia will backfire

WORDLE 542 (12/13) ***SPOILER THREAD***

☦️. Orthodox Christianity: Psalm 13, ESV

tomorrow i will take covid test

GOP Rep Ralph Norman Called For Military Takeover To Keep Trump In Power: Report - Rachel Maddow MSNBC

Report Shows GOP Members Of Congress advocating Sedition In Texts To Mark Meadows - Rachel Maddow MSNBC

Energy Prices Out Of Control as Rising Oil & Natural Gas Costs Drive up Electricity Prices-Joe Blogs

To those advocating a Christian-run gov't ...

Why 'Obstructing An Official Proceeding' Is Important To Keep An Eye On - Rachel Maddow - MSNBC

Where are the "Straight White Guys" ?

All I want for Christmas

Hillary speaks out.

Who I'd rather have as a neighbor.

'Celtic and Irish Christmas Favorites' (feat. Craig Duncan & David Arkenstone)

'Very serious' corruption scandal rattles European Parliament - BBC News

Another Keystone Pipeline Oil Leak Proves Activist Opponents Correct - Rachel Maddow - MSNBC

QAnon, conspiracy loving 'freedom fighters' execute police in Australia

Gustav Holst: 'A Frugal Concerto'/ Flute, Oboe and Orchestra

Jan. 6 Committee Weighing Criminal Referrals As It Prepares Final Report - American Voices - MSNBC

Florence B. Price's 'Concerto in One Movement'

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 12/12/22

What do we do if Trump orders the House GOP to burn it all down to help his re-election bid?

High risk of humanitarian crisis in Ukraine due to Russian attacks says health minister - BBC News

Antic Hay

6 Dead, Including 2 Officers, After Shootout in Rural Australia

Just brilliant haha!

Rachel was excellent last night

Ferruginous Pygmy Owl Calling

Billy Strings - "War Pigs" - -Live

Red Crossbills

FFS: Haledon man who said he'd take his child out of transgender teacher's class wins BOE seat

Capitol Officer Injured on Jan. 6 Resigns, Citing 'Trauma': Report

Bohemian Waxwings Feeding

Chuck Berry 'No Particular Place To Go' live 1965

Just read this helpful tip to get you through the holidays if you have small children.

Marjorie Taylor Greene, Racists, and a Newsweek Editor Walk Into a Ballroom

Breakfast Tuesday 13 December 2022

Elon Musk no longer in top spot on Forbes' real-time billionaires list (Bernard Arnault passes him)

Evening Grosbeaks Feeding Station

Recursion #4

DHS infiltrated by hundreds of Oath Keepers

November CPI preview: Inflation likely eased last month, but Fed's job isn't over

US House Seats that Democrats need to win in 2024 in order to regain control of the US House.

How the War on Christmas Became America's Latest Forever War

The signing of the Respect for Marriage Act is today

Court Allows New York to Enforce Limits on Guns on Private Property

Six dead - including two police officers killed 'execution-style' - at remote Australian property

Attorneys for three men accused in the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol appeared to rankle ...

Sam Bankman-Fried criminal charges unsealed: Conspiracy to defraud the U.S., wire fraud, securities fraud, and money laundering

So with Christmas and New Year's just a couple of weeks away?

Identical twin sisters were accused of cheating on a test. A jury awarded them $1.5 million.

New Zealand imposes lifetime ban on youth buying cigarettes

Gingerbread (Opry) House

Sam Bankman-Fried's Parents Face Financial Ruin From His Legal Fees: Report

Reaction to guy who learned japanese by watching anime

Democrats Are Ready to Call Kyrsten Sinema's Bluff

Labor Leaders Provide Cover for Privatization of Medicare

A massive coast-to-coast winter storm is bringing blizzard conditions and threatening tornadoes

Santiago Calatrava unveils illuminated World Trade Center church

Tuesday TOONs - Rock Bottom

Special counsel Jack Smith is already 'moving fast' on Trump criminal probes

What does double-dipping Dr. Ladapo (Fla Surgeon Gen.) do at the University of Florida?

Baby Elephant Wan Mai Enjoys Water When Gardener Turn Sprinklers On

Two year old grandson just went running past the kitchen bar naked

Clementine Blakemore Architects transforms stone barns into accessible holiday homes

Neighbor shoots Black Airbnb renter who was walking to the grocery store in 'unprovoked attack'

No Low Too Low: Food The New Front In The Ever-Expanding, Ever-Phony Climate/Culture War

Chinese Economy & Opening; Violent India-China Border Clash; Talks, Trade & Tech - China Update

Surprise! Over Five Full Years, Auto Fuel Effiiciency Barely Budged, From 24.7 To 25.42 MPG

The reason Bokeh is spelled with an "h" at the end

Marvel has the blueprints to keep its mega-franchise going for 100 years

A peaceful moment for you today

Multiversity's 2022 Wishlist for DC

Boomb Tube, The Week in Comic Book Television: 12/4-12/10/2022

Multiversity's 2022 Holiday Gift Guide

2022 Year in Review: Best Film Adaptation of a Comic Book

Reality Check Time: Thread Reader On National Ignition Facility Fusion Announcement

The Republican Party's Donald Trump Problem Has a New Face: Kari Lake

Those criminal referrals

Mark Meadows' phone is everything Republicans wish Hunter Biden's laptop was

Breonna Taylor's boyfriend wins $2M settlement

Carlos Montoya was born on this date.

NEWS & COMMENTARY December 12, 2022

Happy Birthday #97 to the Legendary Dick Van Dyke

Villa Petricor sits within a tropical garden in Tulum

Inflation Data in: CPI falls from 7.7% to 7.1%

Consumer prices rose less than expected in November, up 7.1% from a year ago

Jeff Baxter has a birthday today.

The Mature Lie

If you lost a lot in the Bitcoin collapse, here is your chance to recover and be wealthy.

10-year Treasury yield drops below 3.5% after inflation reading comes in lighter than expected

White-winged Crossbill Feeding Technique

Did congresman who was in MTG's district received threats and did not seek re-election?

Hot mic moment: Jacinda Ardern calls minor opposition party leader an 'arrogant prick'-Guardian News

Barrier Island Foraging Strategies

Joe Messina was born on this date.

So, what exactly did Jason Miller mean by " We need ...

Republicans' Demographic Trap

WTF! Photos of dog-masked soldiers in bondage gear while in uniform under investigation.

Anti vax grifting "doctors" back on Twitter

Just maybe...

The Raffensperger Subpoena

Twitter's ad manager volume activity fell 85% in November

Jimmy Kimmel: "If he ever runs short of wrapping paper, does [Barack] ever wrap the gifts in top...

Everybody Is A Star

Remember when "indoctrination of students" was kids not wanting to be shot in school?

Nobody Wants To Chair The DSCC

House Republicans threaten impeachment and hearings in attempt to intimidate Democrats...

Politico: House GOP reckons with 'candidate quality' problem after midterms -- and ahead of 2024

Texts from congressmen to Mark Meadows before Jan 6th riot.

Happy Saint Lucy's Day

'People are fed up': As NC Democrats reflect on election missteps, a party shake-up is underway

House Committee on Financial Services: Investigating the Collapse of FTX, Part I (10 am EST)

The golf cart culture

Not his preferred brand of cookie?

A. P. Hill's remains from under the statue in Richmond will be reburied in a cemetery

Former FTX CEO defrauded crypto investors, SEC alleges

LOL Trivia about Daniel Craig's role on Knives Out 2.

Anyone ever do any apartment complex property management?

Gibberish from Gym Jordan aka John Eastman

The tragedy of Herschel Walker isn't over yet (an opinion found on CNN)

me and the man in the moon.

Putin canceled his annual press conference. Hear ex-ambassador's theory why - CNN

A notorious Trump judge just fired the first shot against birth control

Monkey deaths at Musk's brain-implant firm stir calls for FDA bans

Musk's Twitter: Ukraine phone #s can no longer verify accounts- UPDATE

The Doors - Light My Fire - Ed Sullivan Show 1967 (HD Remastered)

Brett Kavanaugh Parties with Matt Gaetz, Sebastian Gorka, the Schlapps, GOP royalty...

United places huge order with Boeing to replace aging planes

Anthony Fauci Hits Back At Elon Musk Attack With Withering Description Of Twitter

Feds chase down immigrants but ignore massive law breaking by citizens along southern border.


Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about the text messages of Mark Meadows....

365 Christmas Haikus

Twitter guard rails seem to be off

VA-04: Jennifer McClellan announces for Congress

It's the season of giving, so I'm giving up on Firefox in favor of Chromium

Top U.S. & World Headlines -- December 13, 2022

Does Musk have enough power to swing elections?

7 fun facts about Japanese Christmas Natsumi

Biden Hosts Summit of 49 African Leaders to Counter China & Russia's Growing Power Across Continent

Elon Musk Is No Longer the World's Richest Person

100 examples of Republicans embracing the antisemitic Media.

"Obviously Nonsense, Morally Nonsense and Technically Insane" - Reactions To UK "Net-Zero" Coal Mine

Putin is running out of troops to launch attacks on Ukraine - Times Radio

The markets are up on good inflation news, while Telsa is down over 2.5%

How do Japanese People Celebrate Christmas?

Tokyo's Most Beautiful Christmas Lights Amusement Park "Yomiuriland"

Samantha Bee Announces First Big Project Since 'Full Frontal' Cancellation

The Democrats should attack, smear, any investigation led by traitor Jim Jordon.

So, Has TFG Essentially Shut Down?

Steve Winwood/Santana - Why Can't We Live Together (live - this one's a keeper)

Russia Loses 24 Tanks in a Day As 100,000 Death Toll Nears: Ukraine

FTX's implosion and SBF's arrest, explained

Arizona Governor Builds Illegal "Border Wall" of Shipping Containers. Why Isn't Biden Stopping It?

Republicans have a plan -- to hold America hostage over the debt ceiling yet again

Private Catholic school choir director nailed for videotaping undressed female students.

'Marshall Law!': Dozens of GOP Politicians Texted Meadows About Overturning 2020

Manchin Leaves Open Possibility Of Leaving Democratic Party And Becoming Independent After Sinema's

Department of Homeland Security

Kyrsten Sinema Leaves Democratic Party. Is It Enough to Save Unpopular Senator's Reelection Plans?

If you have ever raised chickens (and I know some of you may not have ;) )

Jenn McClellan Announces for VA04-"opportunity to elect the first [Black] woman to Congress from VA"

Trump: People 'Wanted' The Jan 6 Insurrection To Happen

"@tedcruz was more directly involved in the plot to overthrow the constitution and the results of t

The J6 committee criminal referrals. We should see criminal referrals for Trump for this reason.

Gasoline prices drop so thank you President Biden and Democratic Party, since it's happening

I think Trump is starting to realize he is going to be indicted. He has gotten really quiet.

European Parliament strips Eva Kaili of VP role over Qatar graft scandal

TOP10 Anime for Learning Real Japanese【JLPT N5 N4 level】

Ukraine is Putin's Waterloo. If you don't know what that is, it ain't my problem...Sorry.

Rupert Murdoch is currently being deposed in the $1.6 billion Dominion defamation case.

Tokyo Shinjuku Christmas Lights Walking Tour - Tokyo Japan [4K/HDR/Binaural]

FTX Bankruptcy Caretaker: I don't trust a single piece of paper.

IRAN: More Executions Feared, Student Publically Hanged, Morality Police Protests, State Crackdown

Dig on some Galt, Baby!



Roger Stone goes batshit about "demonic portal" above the White House

The signing of the Respect for Marriage Act is today at 3pm eastern

ASIAN AND BLACK COMMUNITY COOKOUT A first-ever event in San Francisco helped unite two communities

ASIAN AND BLACK COMMUNITY COOKOUT A first-ever event in San Francisco helped unite two communities

Don't abandon Sinema and Manchin Completely

Wife surprises husband with a dog. His response was perfect.

Aaron Taylor-Johnson is being tipped as the next James Bond.

Lawmakers Intro Bill to Ban TikTok in U.S.

Russia's New Secret Weapon Against Ukraine? 75 Year Old Biplanes!

Binance temporarily halts withdrawals of stablecoin USDC as investor concerns mount after FTX collap

Guy Frees Elephant After 50 Years In Chains

Peter Green-Fleetwood Mac- Albatross-

Adopted Sheep Met Dogs and Started Acting Like One

Brazil protests: Bolsonaro supporters attack police HQ

In a first, hear a Mars rover get hit by a 387-foot dust devil

I have purchased a "Craft Chocolate" from an online company in Europe.

Trump Support Cratering -- Whopping 61% Republicans Want Another Candidate for 2024

Morning swim, & later

Legal Question regarding Georgia AG's recording

Russian bloggers celebrate "glorious retreat" of russian forces attacking Ukrainians.

A notorious Trump judge just fired the first shot against birth control

Attack on Klintsy, Bryansk Oblast, was on military equipment parking area

Clear and Sunny! Southern MD

BRAZIL: Far Rt Bolsonaro Radicals Try to Storm Police HQ Jan 6 Style, Block Pres Elect Lula Inaug

Richard Branson says he would not invest 'new money' in Britain blaming Brexit for poor economy

Sen. Pat Toomey blocks landmark reform legislation to fight global money laundering

Penguins belly sledding:

Who is trumps campaign manager ?


Russian Trolls Made Fake Kid Rock Fan Accounts --and Fooled Donald Trump Jr.

Key bridge targeted overnight in Russian-occupied Melitopol

How Medicare Advantage plans dodged auditors and overcharged taxpayers by millions

Statue of Barbara Johns, who led movement to desegregate her school, to be placed in Capitol

Smol hamster:

Golden Retrievers help in tug-'o-war:

Time for the Geminid Meteor Shower (

I just remembered I forgot to post

'Last Hawaiian princess' Abigail Kawananakoa dies, aged 96; had $215 million in wealth

Do people still send their dogs to obedience school?

DeSantis seeks grand jury investigation of COVID-19 vaccines

'Vladimir Putin has ruined the future of Russia', says Head of Global Magnitsky Justice Campaign

Betty Bowers is on mastodon

Lot of fun w/Hillary on Carpool Karaoke

One definition of a "conservative" is someone who opposes doing anything for the first time.

I heard a good explanation of why Trump voters went nuts for Trump.

Today, 10 years after this landmark interview, Joe Biden will sign the historic Respect for Marriage

AZ-SEN: Gallego says he'll decide on possible Sinema Senate challenge after holidays

PBS will broadcast the signing. **Their site says signing at 3:30.**

Residents of Arizona's "election denying" Cochise County can redeem themselves with a recall.

Rick Scott, "Herschel Walker will continue to be a party leader"

On this day, December 13, 1948, Ted Nugent was born.

US COVID death toll would be 4X higher without vaccines, modeling study finds

Sam Bankman-Fried and other FTX staff allegedly had 'Wirefraud' chat group

Some Twitter staff were cut off after missing a Saturday deadline from Elon Musk because they didn't

On December 12, 1980, "Sandanista!" was released.

LIVE: Court hearing for Kari Lake v Katie Hobbs

Vintage trolling- SUPER Dave Osborn.

Donald Trump's F-52 Stealth Fighter Has One Problem: It Doesn't Exist

Grandfather learns to put on makeup to receive his trans granddaughter for Christmas

On this day, December 13, 1945, Question Mark, of ? & The Mysterians, was born.

From the Washington Post for December 12, 1997: Santa's Mixed Musical Bag

arrest the traitors jan 1st

On this day, December 13, 1925, Dick Van Dyke was born.


Belarus Joining Ukraine War Could Be 'Devastating' to Lukashenko's Army

On this day, December 13, 1977, Air Indiana Flight 216 crashed.

Women's pain is often dismissed by doctors

Nice: Eight guilty over the deadly Bastille Day lorry attack

Day five of Celexa and things are going well. A couple of the minor side effects have come and gone.

Barbados' top court repeals laws that criminalize gay sex

Walmart rolled out self-checkout to streamline operations and reduce labor - but employees and

Mary Trump Tells Republicans to Get Ready Because Her Sociopathic Uncle is About to 'Burn Everything

Russian Soldiers Executed for Showing Fear, Captured Recruit Says

Jeff Tiedrich: holy fucking shit, tesla stock is crashing and burning faster than an actual tesla

First on ABC: Biden admin working on more fixes to Trump border wall construction

Elon Musk should prepare for 'hundreds or even thousands' of arbitration cases, labor lawyer says

Canada court rejects mother's lawsuit to ban Indigenous ceremony at children's school

Anyone see "Slumberland"?

Billionaire Ken Griffin Sues IRS Over Leak Exposing Taxes Paid By 25 Richest Americans

NASA fixed a glitch on Voyager 1 after consulting 45-year-old manuals

Inside Chuck Schumer's Long Game On Judges

Putin's plan to take on the world economic order hits a wall

What's the status of 2 USPS Board seats that expired Dec. 8?

I need an answer!

Dupe ignore

Former Twitter executive Yoel Roth was reportedly forced to flee his home in the wake of threats

DOE National Laboratory Makes History by Achieving Fusion Ignition

Russia's Consumer Protection agency says people shouldn't drink alcohol made from dead mole-rats.

Former Phillies ace, Whiz Kid Curt Simmons dead at 93

If Jack Smith can light a fire under the DOJ investigations from

Snohomish County jail inmate dies in detox housing module

DeSantis vs Trump 2024 turning into a blowout already. (R.D.+23%)

WSDOT-led study on south Pierce County's transportation woes wants to hear from you

Ukraine Latest: US Is Poised to Send Patriot Defense Batteries

Meanwhile, at the local Safeway yesterday . . .

How Silent Night began

MTG's reading glasses

The 6,670-Vote Majority: How Republicans Barely Won the House

DeSantis Petitioning State's Supreme Court for 'Grand Jury' to Investigate 'the Covid-19 Vaccine'

What is so hard about this? On the clear value of vaccines. PLEASE, pass it around.

"seems like a good day to remind everyone that in 1861, 11 senators and 3 representatives refused to

The 6,670-Vote Majority: How Republicans Barely Won the House

Elon Musk's reply to a space activist shows how crazed & obsessed with Twitter he's become

FTX Co-Founder Sam Bankman-Fried Charged With Fraud

Breaking - last J6 Committee Hearing will be

I'm so happy. I'm on vacay from work this week...

An intel analyst tried to prevent the Jan. 6 attack -- but DHS failed to act

Podcast interview on Oranges for Magellan added ... (reply #6)

AMBROSE - A Parody of Rudolph (Parody Project)

An Open Letter to Senate Democrats: Stand Up for the People That Gave You the Majority

Six Congress people were asking for pardons from Trump.

Got podcast interviewed about Oranges for Magellan (and lived to tell about it)

Intel analyst tried to prevent 1/6: "I found a map of all the exits & entrances to capitol building"

Did you delete your twitter account?

Sam Bankman-Fried has been arrested. What happens next to the FTX founder?

This isn't going to be a popular opinion, but I think intl soccer is toxic.

DOJ Acts With Lightning Speed

Since Sandy Hook

Abortion in Minnesota Neither banned nor protected?

Saturday AM I had symptoms of a cold. Sunday I felt somewhat

Shocking Footage of Marjorie Taylor Greene Delivering Vile Speech Gets Released! - Luke Beasley

Trump attorneys implicated in multi-state 'plot' to copy voting machine data

Fox Host Blasts RNC Chair For Refusing To Say Trump Is The Problem - The Ring of Fire

Viagra Lowers the Risk of Alzheimer's by Almost 70%, Study Says

Elon Musk is about to learn that liberals--not his new deplorable pals--buy Teslas

Trump will always be remembered for the "Insurrection", just like Nixon is for "Watergate."

Rupert Murdoch to be deposed in $1.6 billion Dominion defamation case

Landmark Same-Sex Marriage Bill Will Be Signed Into Law Today

Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Want To Have Fun (dedicated to Karine Jean-Pierre)


President Biden Hosts a Ceremony on the South Lawn to Sign the Respect for Marriage Act

Redistricting commission sues Michigan Legislature for $3.2M

Redistricting commission sues Michigan Legislature for $3.2M

House GOP to investigate Biden WH and Justice Department

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about my son's questions about Christmas cards....

Finally! A helpline for people to complain about Meghan Markle (humor)

Fantastic Negrito, Oh Betty

Charge every single one of them

Respect for Marriage Act is signed into law

Adverse Drug Reactions Overly Affect Women. The Reason Why Is Starting to Emerge

And with a stroke of his hand, holding a pen, it is done!

Jewish groups angry after FBI data misses antisemitic hate crimes

Coup Bomb Goes Off: Foreign Arrests Show Peril For Trump

Wow Joe...

Clarence and Ginni, that bill signing was for you too, unfortunately. eom

Biden signs historic same-sex marriage bill at White House

For the first time in 50+ years, I bought a Hot Wheels!

WOW! Thank you, President Biden!

The Next Coup Attempt (Luckovich cartoon)

Biden signs the respect for marriage act

manchild musk no longer richest in the world

Puerto Ricans Take On Oil Giants For Pushing Climate Change Lies - Ring of Fire

Noam Pikelny covering a 1940's Country tearjerker - By himself

Elon musk booed at Dave Chapelle show

Why the Trumpian Party is so dangerous for us all.. their rejection of science

Antivaxxers Have Significantly Higher Risk for Car Crashes (Apologies if previously posted)

ITER - can someone explain why

Wise? Bad idea? Risky?

Cancer diagnosis

Fox News host TURNS ON TRUMP live on air and leaves Republican leader SPEECHLESS - MeidasTouch

Trump, West, and Fuentes pushing antisemitism to forefront of the GOP could pull Christian....

Faces in the crowd as Biden signed the Respect For Marriage Act . . . . .

Iranian soccer player sentenced to death after protesting against the death of Mahsa Amini

Spending Bill Will Include Election Reforms

House Panel Asks Archives to Search Trump Storage Unit

Energy secretary shares when nuclear fusion energy might be widely used (CNN)

Baseball size hail stones in Forney, Texas 12/13/2022

The January 6th Report: which published version to pre-order? Poll

Cartoons 12/13/2022

"No, which country are you REALLY from?" The Western man Raised in Japan

Trump is Reportedly Agonizing Over the Prospect of Going to Jail (LOL)

What's for Dinner, Tues., Dec 13, 2022

Arlington to host open houses on Smokey Point Boulevard

New state health insurance tax credit offers enticing premium: $0

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 14 December 2022

Boy! Trump had a bunch of GOBers helping to steal the election!

Police: Armed suspect tried to confront Everett judges over custody fight

What Sinema doesn't understand about party politics

Hitler 'kitsch' plays down the evils once inescapable

Former WSU Cougars football coach Mike Leach, 61, dies

Afternoon on sandbar, later on river

Respect for Marriage Act...question

Donors pledge millions to get Ukraine through winter, bombs

Bombing of Putin's Most Feared Fighters Infuriates Russia

Forget those silly stocking stuffers.

MTG tries to write off her threats as sarcasm

Sunset, southern MD 12/13

The Delfonics - La-La Means I Love You 1968

A few from Christmasmarkts

She's Settling In

Some from Christmas markts posted in Photography

Musk, the Anti-Censorship Crusader, Allegedly Shadowbanned an Account Tracking His Private Jet

Down the path. Corn and soy been harvested.

Canadian Cardinal Ouellet sues over accusations of sexual assault

Starving seabirds on Alaska coast show climate change peril

If You Thought Roger Stone Was Nuts, Wait Until You See This

Roger Stone spins bizarre conspiracy about a 'demonic portal' above Biden White House

Ashli Babbitt's brother sentenced to probation for San Diego altercations

What was/is your favorite children's book? I loved the Velveteen Rabbit. I still read it when I am

What is nuclear fusion, and could it change our energy future?

Best Japanese Commercials 2017

Demise of Bankman-Fried Is Dragging Down Parents, Too "I don't see how this doesn't bankrupt them."

mini moni - pv -lucky cha cha

So when will the republican members of congress who advocated

Ray o vac or Duracell for batteries??

Sadie - Kagerou PV

Trump's Company Held in Contempt in Secret Trial

Chicken Adobo Recipe - Filipino Recipe - Pai's Kitchen

Leaked NEVER BEFORE SEEN Mark Meadows Text Messages EXPOSE Republican Leaders' COUP PLOT - Meidas Touch

Pai's Kitchen : CHICKEN ADOBO

Byther Smith, "Hello Mrs. Brown"

Robert Reich on Mastodon:

Families across Southern Maryland should be on the lookout

It's 77F in Kingston right now, 76F in Portland,

Mother Nature Couldn't Even Keep This Dynamic Duo Apart

Russian Trolls Made Fake Kid Rock Fan Accounts --and Fooled Donald Trump Jr.

President Biden Signs Marriage Equality Into Federal Law - Deadline - MSNBC

Gift ideas for the readers in your life.

Is there any part of Christmas you used to hate, but you miss now?

Wow! Jane Goodall is on Ari

John Lewis to be honored on US postage stamp next year

KJP Drops An Elbow On Elon Musk's Personal Attacks - TYT Investigates

Spooky coincidences

Bipartisan Lawmakers Introduce Bill To Ban TikTok - MSNBC Reports

Prince Accused of Plot in Germany Is Said to Have Visited Russian Diplomats

(What is going on?) Twitter is now blocking Ukrainians from creating new Twitte

Broward School Board rescinds superintendent's firing by DeSantis appointees

Broward School Board rescinds superintendent's firing by DeSantis appointees

If Marge were in Charge