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Archives: December 14, 2022

Tommy James & the Shondells - Mony Mony

Special Counsel Jack Smiths drops more BOMBSHELL Subpoenas - Meidas Touch

Opinion: It's time for Marjorie Taylor Greene to go

details about the California man who shot black man staying at nearby Airbnb

Richard & the Young Lions - Open Up Your Door

Rocky Mountain Mike - Trump In Jail Rock

Terry Knight & the Pack - Love Love Love

Rocky Mountain Mike - Greene, Greene (She's Marjorie Greene)

Bernie Takes Off The Gloves On Kyrsten Sinema - TYT Investigates

? and the Mysterians - 96 Tears

House 'Freedom Caucus' Christmas Party looks like a raucous affair with Louie Gohmert on guitar.

Rocky Mountain Mike - Trumpfully Dumb

Trump files defamation suit

My Wife's Friend of 55+ Years...

Cop Smiles after Violently Beating Homeless Army Vet (warning)

Sam the Sham & the Pharaohs - Wooly Bully

Jan. 6 Committee To Hold Public Meeting On Dec. 19 - MSNBC Reports

Weird Al Yankovic - I Lost on 'Jeopardy'

Cyndi Lauper at The White House! (Tweets)

Weird Al Yankovic - The Saga Begins

Sir Douglas (& the) Quintet - She's About a Mover

US charges seven with military technology plot on Russian orders

Elon Musk mulls axing severance pay for laid off workers and has stopped paying office rent

Pete Buttigieg: What an honor to be with Chasten at the White House on this historic day...

Palette-Swap Ninja - "Princess Leia's Stolen Death Star Plans/With Illicit Help From Your Friends"

Bernie: Why the United States must end its involvement in the devastating Saudi-led war in Yemen.

Corgi doggie buns

Bernie: Why the United States must end its involvement in the devastating Saudi-led war in Yemen.

Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames - Yeh, Yeh

Today [Oregon Gov. Brown is] commuting all death sentences in Oregon to life without parole

Sly and the Family Stone - Everyday People

Sen. Murphy: 'We Wouldn't Have Seen Change Without The Sandy Hook Families' - Deadline - MSNBC

President Biden giving VP Harris one of the pens he used to sign the new law

What is your favorite boardgame?

Booker T. And The MG's - Green Onions

Why Do Repubs Want To Ban TikTok, But Say Nothing About

Big Brother & The Holding Company - Piece of My Heart

Archie Bell & The Drells - Tighten up

Toots and the Maytals - 54-46 That's My Number

Experts say to avoid playing the suspected Club Q shooter's "game" with their non-binary identity

Gov't Mule - "Gold Dust Woman" ft. Grace Potter

Pelosi in the House the Alexandra Pelosi documentary on HBO 9:00 Eastern

City and Colour - Fragile Bird

Katyal: Arguing To Supreme Court Is Like Arguing To Nine Different Courts - The Last Word - MSNBC

Happy Birthday, US National Guard .

Silence from the religious right on Trump's Anti-Semitic dinner guests

56% to 33%, the GQP favors Desanctimonius over Motherfucker

Whistleblower EXPOSES Right Wing Supreme Court Justices MASSIVE CORRUPTION in SHOCKING Testimony

'Pelosi in the House', Alexandra Pelosi's documentary, Jan 6 and


🎅 Opera Dog & Andrea Bocelli Sing, Angels We Have Heard on High, Xmas Song

DOJ Subpoenas Georgia Secretary Of State For Info About Trump - Ring of Fire

Fix for Electoral College Law to Ride on Year-End Spending Bill, Schumer Says

(From a year ago) Why is the idea of 'gender' provoking backlash the world over?

Ukraine: Smoking is bad for your health

Elon Musk's latest controversial tweet had 5 words -- and numerous dangerous implications

A Respectful Guide to Everything You Need to Know About Mastodon (

Pete Townshend - Baba O'Reilly (instrumental)

James Webb sees most distant galaxies spotted so far......

Kate Brown Commutes Sentences for All on Death Row (Oregon)

Pete Townshend - Won't Get Fooled Again (solo electric demo)

Tesla Investors Furious at Elon Musk for Vanishing During Crisis to Play With Shiny New Twitter

Don Jr Was the 1st Person to Mention Jan/6 & Key Outlines Of Plan In Texts of Newly Released Logs

January 6 committee chairman: Final public meeting will be Monday and full report Dec 21

Democratic US Senate Nominees of 2024.

Last Week in the Republican Party - The Lincoln Project

MAGA Coup Bomb: MAGA Lawmakers Caught Texting Coup Plots - The Beat - MSNBC

DeSantis close ally found dead in apparent suicide had unprecedented Sheriff's office access

The Beatles (Paul McCartney) - Her Majesty (takes 1-3)

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about legislation banning TikTok....

Trump ally vowed 'high ranking' source would prove fraud - then delivered a Romanian YouTube channel

Aretha's sister Erma inspiration for Joplin

Oregon judge extends ban on parts of tough new gun law

Neil Young - Cinnamon Girl (piano version)

Bing Crosby and David Bowie - Peace On Earth/Little Drummer Boy (45 years ago!)

Twitter has stopped paying rent on offices and is considering not paying severance packages to forme

'Mouth of madness': Meadows texts call into question 'base intelligence' of GOP lawmakers

Toto - I'll Be Over You

Ohio GOP says bill to make it harder to amend constitution lacks votes to pass

Arizona voters back ballot measure taking aim at 'dark money'

christmas present idea....

The surface tension of water and flower petals (quite beautiful)

Minimum Wage/ Tipped employees

A Truly Green Building Doesn't Have Parking

Cyndi Lauper at White House: "Bless Joe Biden and all those who worked" on marriage equality bill

Mandatory Tuesday Mike Malloy thread!

*PELOSI in the House, now on HBO

Meet The Most Powerful Pro-Democracy Group You Never Heard Of - Rachel Maddow - MSNBC

Anthony Fauci: A Message to the Next Generation of Scientists

How Joe Biden Can Stop Shady Union-Busting Practices - More Perfect Union

Gumby and Pokey - Rain Spirits

A slowdown in US inflation eases some pressure on households

After almost 3 years I finally got covid

Manchin says Treasury should limit commercial EV tax credit use

TPM: Texts Show GOP Reps Sharing Bogus Election Conspiracy Theories With Meadows - All In - MSNBC

Can we get a respect for women act?

Democrats block GOP proposal to freeze federal funding until 2023

Deserter from notorious Russian army unit speaks about war - CNN

?????? McCarthy says he will bring no immigration legislation to the floor. ????????????

A Prison Warden Beat Black Inmates For Years. Instead Of Being Fired, He Was Promoted.

Tribes Intervene in Lawsuit Restoring Two Utah National Monuments

'Utterly Deranged Logic': Reporter On Meadows And Members Of Congress Texting To Overturn 2020 - ReidOut

Attorneys demand GOP take down sexualized images of former Washington Commanders employees

How do orgs like TPM get their hands on people's text messages?

NYTimes (no paywall): Melitopol in the south is Ukraine's next target.

Ex-national security adviser says Russians were willing to free Paul Whelan under Trump

Tucker Carlson Guest Delivers Bizarre & Incoherent Rant While Tucker Confusingly Stares!- L. Beasley

High bacteria levels in Tacoma waterway make swimming there a bad idea

Daryl Hall was born the same year as

Michael Cohen Explains Why Trump Isn't ACTUALLY RUNNING in 2024 - Meidas Touch

Viktor Bout welcomed home, joins ultranationalist LDPR Party.

Canadian road rage:

Egypt to Mandate Displaying Price Tags for Commodities

The White House is lit up rainbow tonight in celebration of President Biden signing the RMA

Russian commander appears to call for use of nuclear weapons (CNN)

Like all of you

NC voter fraud probe of Meadows sent to AG

'Very Good News': Bernie Sanders On Slowing Inflation, Job Growth In America - All In - MSNBC

Why billionaires are usually a**sholes...

Did Jesus poop?

Tweet of the Day

I love when Rie san becomes a foodie for fun on Twitter

Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg discusses Trump criminal probe - CBS News

Religious activist group says the VA's abortion services rule violates the First Amendment

Kimmel: Dumb GOP Politicians Tried to Overturn Election, Musk Loses Richest Man Title & Chanucorn

Starfish walk using hundreds of tiny tube feet on the underside of their arms

TCM Schedule for Thursday, December 15, 2022 -- What's On Tonight: Star of the Month Ava Gardner

The Cars - Just What I Needed - The Midnight Special 1978

What.... and I can't emphasize this enough... the fuck???

Has anyone on DU heard from Glamrock recently?

Seth Meyers - 37% of Republicans Don't Want Trump to Run in 2024 - Monologue 12/12/2022

Texas Department of Public Safety renews enhanced vehicle inspections along Mexican border

Pop quiz: what does a megalomaniac billionaire give himself for Christmas?

Brittney Griner Is 'Committed To Getting Paul Whelan, Other Americans Home' Her Agent Says - ReidOut

Wednesday Morning Christmas Bossa Nova and Jazz Music for Relaxing Livestream

Popehat off his meds

In regards to stupid Republican lawmakers

Moon's up.

Energy Secretary On America's 'Huge Scientific Breakthrough' On Nuclear Fusion - All In - MSNBC

McConnell says Trump fueled 'candidate quality' problems in the midterms

Wednesday Digit: 6/10 - A cold but calm December day with some sun shining through

Anti-Abortion Republicans Block Bill To Give Pregnant Workers Basic Accommodations

Anti-Abortion Republicans Block Bill To Give Pregnant Workers Basic Accommodations

Arthur Foote's 'Air' and 'Gavotte', Handel's 'Harp Concerto', Lily Laskine on harp

Ralph Norman Only Regrets Misspelling 'Martial' In 'Marshall Law' Text

It's all so hard, or not.

Paul Simon - The Late Great Johnny Ace

34 Congress Members May Have Committed Sedition - Raw News And Politics

Me and Mrs. Jones

Fredric Bayco's 'Elizabethan Masque', Selections by Philip Lane

Twitter has a plan to force you to opt in to personalized ads to continue using their app

Charles Pierce: Ronald DeSantis Sics a Mighty Crew of Quacks on Vaccines

Lawrence: Special Prosecutor Reveals He's Expanding Trump Investigation (MSNBC)

Papa was a Rollin' Stone

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, December 14: Movie Neighbors

Christmas Medley from 'A Season of Light', Frank Wallace on guitar

Lawrence: Special Prosecutor Reveals He's Expanding Trump Investigation - The Last Word - MSNBC

South Africa's parliament votes against motion to impeach Cyril Ramaphosa

The Gop has become the anti-Democracy, anti-American, anti-Freedom

its my birthday now

SD prosecutors drop all charges against Indigenous activist

SD prosecutors drop all charges against Indigenous activist

Better Days

al franken tests positive for covid

Oh, good. Tesla drivers can now play Cyberpunk & thousands of other games in their cars

Developers, power plant owners to boost US utility-scale battery storage capacity nearly 400%

Mastodon news sources

Here Are The Best Ways To Support The Jewish Community With Antisemitism On The Rise

Scott Kelly: Zelenskyy 'Convinced' Ukraine Will Win And 'I Believe Him' - The Last Word - MSNBC

Antisemitism Is On The Rise. Here's What You Can Do About It.

Huck huckstering

(Jewish Group) Celebrate Hanukkah by Making Sufganiyot -- Also Known as Israeli Doughnuts

Celebrate Hanukkah by Making Sufganiyot -- Also Known as Israeli Doughnuts

Latin America leaders ask Peru to protect ousted leader Castillo

Waning Gibbous, 76% visible

How Biden gets shit done ...

Cheap Trick-If You Want My Love

de Sarasate's 'Barcarolle venitienne', Tianwa Wang on violin

K.I.N.D. Workers Are 'Proud' To Make Desks For Kids - The Last Word - MSNBC

I finally got my bivalent COVID booster. YOWZA!

The US Egged On The Coup In Peru - OpEd

Are all conservatives just Narcissists or are all Narcissists also conservatives?

January 6 Committee is about to drop BOMBSHELL Report - Meidas Touch

WORDLE 543 (12/14) ***SPOILER THREAD***

Kirk Watson will be the next leader of Austin, winning the Austin mayor runoff election

Musk set to auction off Twitter furniture, other items as company is reportedly behind on rent

I certainly hope this won't trigger any lurking MAGAts

Police broke into art gallery to help a "woman in distress"

Protesters block construction of Arizona border wall made of shipping containers

Iran sentences 400 people to jail terms of up to 10 years over protests

Presenting... "A Very Cold War Christmas" - A Late Show animated holiday classic!

Meowy Christmas!

Presenting... "A Very Cold War Christmas" - A Late Show animated holiday classic!

Cop15 half-time report: China prompts fears of new 'Copenhagen moment'

Far-right has new 'bogeyman'; John Durham's star witness? - Dan Abrams Live - NewsNation

Bolsonaro supporters attack Brazil police headquarters

Jazzy the dog reunited with owners seven years after running away

Haydn's 'String Quartet in D Minor', Emerson String Quartet

Meadows Texts Show Alarming Number Of GOP Lawmakers Addled By Conspiracy Theories - Alex Wagner

8 hurt in fire at NYPD warehouse where evidence is stored - NewsNation


Argentina Erupts in Joy After Team Reaches World Cup Final

Massachusetts governor seeks pardons in 1980s Fells Acres sex abuse case

Massachusetts governor seeks pardons in 1980s Fells Acres sex abuse case

Peru's armed forces to take control of key infrastructure amid deadly protests

Happy birthday to @CAPAC member Jamie Raskin @RepRaskin !

He's a U.S. citizen, but ICE detained him and tried to deport him. Now he's getting $150k

He's a U.S. citizen, but ICE detained him and tried to deport him. Now he's getting $150k

Ha ha, a new statue is unveiled in Green Bay.......

DeSantis Doubles Down On Covid Paranoia; Vaccine-Rejecting GOP Suffers Higher Death Rate - Alex Wagner

Los Angeles: Bass' emergency homelessness declaration approved during tumultuous City Council meetin

Ever been to a pearl party? (POSS. TRIGGER WARNING)

HSI Norfolk investigation results in indictments for 4 in connection with labor trafficking, forced

Republican War On Covid Science, Vaccines Shows In Higher Death Rate From Covid - Alex Wagner

Did your parents throw parties when you were a kid?

Yang: Presidential candidates have to navigate 'balancing act' - Cuomo - NewsNation

Guatemala: Authorities must stop criminalizing prisoner of conscience Virginia Laparra

World Earthquake Report for Wednesday, 14 December 2022

El Salvador Police Accused Of Human Rights Abuses As Government Continues Gang-Related State of Emer

Guatemalan Newspaper Chief To Stand Trial For Money Laundering As Its Print Edition Forced To Stop

Prison Cells / Silver Bells Lampoon

El Salvador deploys 10,000 troops to capital suburb in massive gang crackdown

FTX Founder Charged With Fraud - The 11th Hour - MSNBC

People who skipped their COVID vaccine are at higher risk of traffic accidents....

Sandy Hook: One Decade Later - The 11th Hour - MSNBC

Explosions heard in Ukrainian capital, emergency teams deployed - Al Jazeera

Cyndi Lauper Visits White House As Biden Signs Respect For Marriage Act - The 11th Hour - MSNBC

New Hampshire man charged in Russian smuggling ring - CBS News

Kanye West claims being autistic means " I can't accept hate and I can't hate"

Hot Earth Truth: Jane Goodall On Chimps, Conservation And Runaway Capitalism - Summit Series MSNBC

Had a Dispute with a Fellow Patron at the Library Today

new world record. 19 underpants put on in 30 seconds... really

A Milanese friar mentions North America in 1345 text, 150 years before Columbus

history: The Abe Shooting and Japanese Society - NHK WORLD-JAPAN

Adorjan, Pahud and Schulze play Franz Doppler

WATCH: Volcano erupts in Guatemala, forcing road closures

Stephen Colbert - Monologue, "A Very Cold War Christmas" Animated Classic and Opening - 12/13/22

Oldest scene in world: 11,000-year-old wall relief near Gbeklitepe

teacher tosses deaf student

399 lifetimes of work

Half of ambulance rides yield surprise medical bills. What's being done to protect people?

Scientists Discover Mountain Is Really an Ancient Cosmic Observatory

Mysterious ancient humans may have given people of Papua New Guinea an immune advantage

Chimpanzee nut cracking leaves telltale marks on stones, providing clues to human evolution

Jimmy Kimmel can't believe just how many Republicans politicians supported a coup

Huge Roman fort in Northumberland to be excavated in lottery-backed project

Coloured portraits of mummies unearthed in EgyptArchaeologists Have Unearthed the First Full-Color P

Putin cancels annual year-end press conference for 1st time in a decade amid setbacks in Ukraine

Medieval ship found in Norway's biggest lake

If Liz or Mary Cheney decides to run for the US Senate in WY as an Independent,

A DEA agent tracked the source of fentanyl in Mormon country -- a Mexican cartel

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown Commutes State's Death Sentences

☦️ Orthodox Christian thanking God for St. Anthony of Padua. Yet again.

States with abortion bans already had high maternal death rates, fewer doctors: Study

September 2021-Kevin McCarthy threatens telecom companies over request from January 6 committee

House GOP's inclusion of 'salacious' Commanders cheerleaders photos in official memo draws blowback

Breakfast Wednesday 14 December , 2022

St. Stephen's Food Bank (Phx) reminder 12-14

People have a right to know if their Congressman is a traitor...

Stuart Margolin, Emmy Winner for 'The Rockford Files,' Dies at 82

DeSantis forms panel to counter CDC, a move decried by health professionals

They did not do it because they thought the election was stolen...

Ladies that rock!

Do Republicans ever complain about election fraud when a Republican

US set to send Patriot missiles to Ukraine. Retired general explains the impact (CNN)

Mumdance - MD001 EP

Mark Meadows Exchanged Texts With 34 Members Of Congress About Plans To Overturn The 2020 Election

Ten years ago, today.

Four tribes in Michigan sign new fishing rights agreement with state, feds

Four tribes in Michigan sign new fishing rights agreement with state, feds

On Documented Dreamers & Their Uncertain Fate - The Problem With Jon Stewart Podcast

Meta sued for $2bn over Ethiopia violence

From heart disease to IUDs: How doctors dismiss women's pain

A little more progress with Carys

The song goes: "My future's so bright... I gotta wear shades".

Anybody see the Geminid meteor shower last night?

Mike Shirkey's long, crazy goodbye

Michigan GOP 'determined to keep doubling down on crazy'

North vs South

While watching the 20th anniversary show for Around the Horn tonight...

Billionaire Ken Griffin sues the IRS after his tax records were disclosed

US, South Korea and Japan agree to coordinate sanctions on North Korea - CNA

US storm brings tornadoes, blizzard-like conditions; 2 dead (UPDATE)

Why Germany's Economy is in Trouble - TLDR News EU

One Day in the Coldest Village on Earth - Yakutia

Special Counsel Jack Smith Serves NEW Subpoena in Trump Criminal Investigation - MeidasTouch

Imagine the characters in One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest attempting a coup.

The Arctic Is Becoming Wetter and Stormier, Scientists Warn

Reflecting Nature: Creating the Wall of Birds

All the Republicans who asked for a pardon admitted their guilt.

Inside the Jury Room for the Trump Org Criminal Trial

Chinese Economy: 1 Trillion Yuan Rescue Package; IS Attack on Chinese - China Update

If you missed this post ...

Birds Of Light And Shadow: Intricate Illusions In Paper

Is Elon Musk A Russian Asset?

Why did some Congressmen ask for "pardons" and some did not?

Wednesday TOONs - Walkin' On Sunshine

Thank u, Next. Arianna Grande song that gave Jennifer Coolidge's career a boost.

I can't wait to hear about their second date:

(NLRB) Board Rules Remedies Must Compensate Employees for All Direct and Foreseeable Financial Harms

Biden braces for potentially 14,000 migrants a day

Molly Jong-Fast: Kyrsten Sinema Ditching the Democrats Doesn't Mean the Party Is Done With Her.

The Weekly Pull: Superman: Son of Kal-El, Invincible Iron Man, A Vicious Circle, and More

30 years worth of evidence, including DNA, possibly destroyed in NYPD storage facility blaze

2022 Year in Review: Best Animated Television Adaptation of a Comic Book

2022 Year in Review: Best Live-Action Television Adaptation of a Comic Book

Pa. House Democrats accuse GOP leader Bryan Cutler of inappropriate transfer of money

Former Pittsburgh mayoral candidate Tony Moreno accused of pointing shotgun at neighbor

Politico: Leaked tape turns LA City Council member into a fugitive in his hometown

Population, migration and the preservation of our planet

How Good is "Good"? (Two countries separated by a common language)

French court convicts all eight suspects over 2016 truck attack in Nice - FRANCE 24

Can Fusion Solve the Climate Crisis?

American freed from Russian-controlled territory by Ukrainian intelligence

Grant Wahl's death was caused by an aortic aneurysm

Former female inmates speak about widespread sexual abuse by prison staff Yesterday 9:28 PM

3 WVa reporters who condemned interview of ex-coal CEO Don Blankenship fired

the current special session

Tories make billionaire ex-Mubarak minister party's senior treasurer

Insurer Of Last Resort In Florida Will Require Flood Insurance Beginning In 2024


Animal rescue transport hit by tractor trailer injuring two and several animals

Could Sinema's AZ US Senate seats have 2 US Senators from 2025 to 2031?

A 12-Day Gas Leak From One PA Well Erased Emissions Gains Of Half The EVs Sold Last Year In The US

Using e-mails to plot, cover up an attempted coup is as dumb as you can get.

Cop Smiles after Violently Beating Homeless Army Vet


The Road To Chaos - Illegal 75-Mile Dirt Track Driven Into The Largest Indigenous Reserve On Earth

Oregon governor calls death penalty 'immoral,' commutes sentences for all 17 inmates on death row

Why is DeathSentence pushing this anti-vax madness - here's why

Arctic Report Card: Unprecedented Heat, Widespread Wildlife Losses, Even Faster Breakdown

It is highly likely Meadows will face both State and Federal charges in Georgia.

Not that I'm happy about the solution to the alarming number of undocumented immigrants

GHG Output From Slumping, Melting Arctic Permafrost "Like Adding Another Country"

Ukraine: Russian strikes thwarted, wreckage hits buildings

Company details why English Mtn. residents have gone weeks without water (UPDATE)

House GOP Oversight (Comer R-Ky) include sexual salacious photo of Commanders cheerleaders

Fall Photography Contest Winners

I mean, really. What does "Woke" mean?

What's up with the blinding white headlights?

Winners Thread in GD

Despite Trump's Lobbying, McCarthy's Speaker Bid Remains Imperiled on the Right

Pulitzer Prizes (Trump lawsuit)

Let's say Pence went along with the coup attempt. What would have happened next?

Following Musk's lead

Pelosi In The House

Marjorie Taylor Greene Accused of Seeking 'All the Dirt' on Kevin McCarthy

People who skipped their COVID vaccine are at higher risk of traffic accidents, according to a new s

Any uses for bitter cream?

the birth of the basic programming language.

Son sues Meta over father's killing in Ethiopia

Biden looks to reassert US influence in Africa with summit

12/21??? J6 final report will be released? Posted online?

Excellent news from Louisiana & the 5th US Circuit Court, Judge Dana Douglas

Moderna's mRNA Cancer Vaccine Shows Promise in Preliminary Study

'Tis The Season For Treason! #MarALego - Jimmy Kimmel Live

Lounge will know! - What's the intro Classical music in this fab YouTube Baroque?

Spike Jones was born on this date.

Hutchinson calls another Trump White House bid 'worst scenario' (but he'd still vote for him)

Clark Terry was born on this date.

Isn't Musk proving by his singular control of Twitter that Twitter is a private corporation?

New report shows frustration of those inside government who tried to warn of Jan. 6 violence

London Calling was released 43 years ago on this date.

Inside the Jury Room for the Trump Org Criminal Trial

I say to the greedy rail company CEOs: It's time to treat workers with respect and dignity.

I say to the greedy rail company CEOs: It's time to treat workers with respect and dignity.

There Is ONE Way To Get repubs To Turn Against TFG

"Well this time, Love wins."

DeSantis Forms Panel to Counter Federal Health Agencies

NYT: Sinema's Defection Gives Democrats More Heartburn Over the 2024 Senate Map

As Scandals Mount, So Do Calls to Abolish Private Medicare Advantage Plans

Top U.S. & World Headlines -- December 14, 2022

Elon Musk, after urging his followers to vote Republican in the mid-terms, didn't bother to vote

Jane Goodall analyses Trump's behavior.

Let it not be said that Tulsi Gabbard only attacks Democrats...

using "marshall" instead of "martial" isn't mispelling - it's illiteracy

Magnificent Riflebird

Indict Us Too: Daniel Ellsberg & Cryptome's John Young Demand US Drop Charges Against Julian Assange

Idaho police seize footage of car speeding past Moscow gas station on night of college murders

John Bolton told CBS that Donald Trump turned down a deal that would have released Paul Whelan.

Apple to Ease Grip on App Store as EU Sparks Historic Pivot

Superb Bird-of-Paradise: Psychedelic Smiley Face

Trump sues Pulitzer for defamation! Here's the complaint

Texas attorney general's office sought state data on transgender Texans

Elon Musk has reportedly stopped paying rent on Twitter offices and told staff not to pay vendors

Greater Bird-of-Paradise

Beau of the Fifth Column: Let's talk about the end of the Special Master....

10 years ago today . . .

I'd say Trump has now gone off the deep end, but that would be duplicative...

Slash the Pentagon Budget in Half & Abolish ICBMs: Dan Ellsberg on How to Avoid Nuclear Armageddon

How Hospice Became a For-Profit Hustle

The past is a foreign country. They do things differently there.

Mumia Should Be Freed: A Sitting Trial Judge in Arkansas Appeals to Philly Judge to Drop Charges

Turkey is to thanksgiving as ham is to Christmas???

The Fanciest Bird in the World: Superb Lyrebird

The faux outrage by the right/GOP/Fox News @ the deal that got Brittney Griner home aka, "It was a bad deal."

Need suggestions for family Christmas eve gathering. I have a small

Chicago man did 'Nazi march,' threatened to burn rabbi in gas oven, prosecutors say

New Mexico city passes anti-abortion ordinance, calls itself 'sanctuary city for the unborn'

My Twitter experience lately.

tWitch death: Ellen DeGeneres Show DJ Stephen Boss 'dies by suicide' aged 40

Raffensperger calls on Georgia to end runoff elections


Texas attorney general's office sought state data on transgender Texans

Reports of Musk forcing tracking ads on Twitter put him on a costly collision course with EU privacy

Where were you ten years ago today?

50 years ago today, man left moon for the last time

Inside the Jury Room for the Trump Org Criminal Trial

DeSantis appealing to the wacko MAGATS.

Jane Goodall reveals how Trump acts like a male chimpanzee

Introducing the new Tesla Model Q...

U.S. authorities charge 8 social media influencers in securities fraud scheme

Elon Musk tried to get rid of Twitter bots by blocking hundreds of thousands of accounts, but accide

All you wanted to know about a chamber vacuum sealer, but were afraid to ask

Matt Karolian of the Boston Globe, telling Tesla why he canceled his order for their Cybertruck

Thanks DU

Negotiators announce bipartisan framework agreement for government funding package

2 Jeff Tiedrich tweets:

Like follow the money, follow the e-mails straight to the traitors.

Iranian hard-liner suggests closing key strait over protests

Drifter's Escape - Patti Smith

Media fails: Geek shows and celebrity lunatics

Trial starts: Alaska lawmaker with Oath Keepers ties (David Eastman)

New bill would ban TikTok in the US but it faces long odds

Elon Musk used Bari Weiss and Matt Taibbi to destabilize America

Some Prisoners Remain Behind Bars in Louisiana Despite Being Deemed Free

The Winery Dogs (supergroup power trio) have a new single, Xanadu, and Guitar World loves it

What kind of shithole lays people off ten days before Christmas without severance?

Important films needs not care about the box office.

The Tale of Velkana or how I got lost -Monster Hunter World

Will Rep. Dave Eastman survive "disloyalty" charge?

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer says Michigan needs ethics reforms amid Chatfied probe

Texas attorney general's office sought state data on transgender Texans

What I'm reading: SBF edition: Understanding the FTX scandal

BREAKING: Posted on 'Truth Social' this morning...

Lion & tiger cubs playing:

Florida pastor, son arrested in New Smyrna Beach for alleged $8 million COVID-19 relief scam

One of those "Damn! I can't believe this needs saying!" memos to Republicans:

Former NFL cheerleaders left 'humiliated and incensed' after Republicans distribute salacious photos

FBI's Vetted Info Sharing Network 'InfraGard' Hacked

OMG Twitch (the dancer) dies

Shiba Inu puppy tries to get adult to get out of bed & play:

Mark Meadows Could Be Arrested Today

Puppy--Lemme just squeeze in here:

"Sean Hannity, the Lou Costello lookalike from hell."

'Full-on hypocrite': Jet-tracking teen lashes out at Musk for suspending Twitter account (+ NEW acct

Argentina squad yell "f***ing English" insult during World Cup dressing room celebrations

2nd tweet: puppies create a wave with their yawns--

Duty To Warn wonders what Trump's superhero name should be

Silvio Berlusconi Promises 'Busload of Whores' if His Soccer Team Wins

Trump Vs. DeSantis: Republicans Have A Clear Favorite In New Poll

WHaa?! - Twitch (from Ellen) dead at 40 by suicide

So much fun: Sammy Hagar with Cheap Trick's Rick Nielsen + Sammy at Red Rocks,

BREAKING: 5 Atlanta training center protesters charged with domestic terrorism

Letter explaining poor credit to prospective landlord?

Why people in China are panic buying canned yellow peaches as Covid surges

Covid cases explode in Beijing leaving city streets empty and daily life disrupted

another rental question

Florida pastor and his son are arrested in alleged $8 million Covid scam

Motorpsycho Nightmare - Bob Dylan (Always brings a chuckle)

N. Carolina AG to weigh charges in Meadows voter fraud case

The damning revelations from a massive Mark Meadows text message leak

DeSantis' Death Squad Is Pushing Vaccine Bullshit to Win Over GOP

What were your Christmas traditions as a child or for your child/children or as adults?

A top Republican operative in Georgia with ties to Trump was arrested and charged with kicking a dog

Peru's new government declares police state amid protests

Peru's new government declares police state amid protests

Russian defector says training consisted of being given a weapon, a target and 5,000 bullets. Going

Donald Trump Jr. Was Behind The Plan To Use State Legislatures To Overturn The Election

Idea for a tee shirt: "You're STILL A Republican?-----SERIOUSLY?" nt

So, I wonder if any FTX Crypto money went to Trump and his campaign?

7 charged, including 2 US residents, in scheme to smuggle sniper ammo to Russia

Vast majority of Europeans continue to approve EU's support for Ukraine, survey finds

Vast majority of Europeans continue to approve EU's support for Ukraine, survey finds

Kevin McCarthy tries to prove to the rabid right that he's not a sniveling wimp

Just 18 percent in new poll say GOP control will change Washington for better

The Fed lifts rates by half a point, acknowledging that inflation is easing

Two retirees were told to stop feeding stray cats. An Alabama judge found them guilty on 4 charges.

Musk is holding a weird live-event right now. Is this a crypto-scam???

Frost was on the southern MD rooftop (NOT pumpkin!)

Russia expert Julia Ioffe: Prigozhin, "Putin's chef" & Wagner Group founder, is a threat to Putin

Washington drivers would pay 2.5 cents per mile under recommendation

Study explains surprise surge in methane during pandemic lockdown

COVID Vaccine Hesitancy and Risk of a Traffic Crash

Statement from President Joe Biden marking 10 years since Sandy Hook Shooting

A newspaper vanished from the internet. Did someone pay to kill it? WAPO

Paging Elon Musk: Poll shows Americans back Twitter safeguards amid worry over hate speech

Stray Puppy Searches For Someone To Save Him

Pittie Teaches Little Human Important Lessons On How To Be A Big Brother

Jack Dorsey Not Exactly Impressed With Elon Musk's Twitter: 'Biggest Mistake I Made Was...'

Would any of you wonderful folks have a crochet pattern for a hat?

WEATHER ALERT: Tornado warnings in MS, LA. (edit - also AL) (EDIT 2 ALSO FL)

Trouble Every Day - Zappa / Mothers Of Invention (1966)

THIEF! Call him what he is.

Jan. 6 texts help reveal the GOP's unfortunate true believers

I'm not sure if this is just normal for someone in their 70s or if it means I'm a head case.

Statement from President Obama on the tenth anniversary of Sandy Hook

So, Motherfucker thinks he's Homelander

the texas democratic party

Had a terrible time watching the HBO Pelosi documentary.

State officials warn they 'will not permit disruptive behavior' from challengers at recounts

The 88th Legislature's Plans To Further Disenfranchise Voters

Jane Goodall reveals how Trump acts like a male chimpanzee............

Republicans' next move? Re-write the United States Constitution.

Sam Bankman-Fried's parents' role in FTX under investigation

Exactly what and who is America's "Extreme Left?"

What's for Dinner, Wed., Dec. 14, 2022

How about ugly Christmas trees?

What strange or unusual videos do you watch on youtube?

I'm pissed with the pressure from credit card companies to add another user.

Beautiful heart-touching song and photos for this season of giving and gratitude.

Oh, Georgia GOBers wants to stop having runoff elections?

I Can't Stop Loving You - Michael Jackson

Musk has now suspended the PERSONAL account of Jack Sweeney, who had the @Elonjet account

World Cup Spoiler

A Monument in honor of the Enslaved 'Women of Gynecology' unveiled in Montgomery

Joe Kennedy Eyed as Next Envoy to Northern Ireland

Rob Reiner responds to tfg's MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT announcement on Twitter

A Monument in honor of the Enslaved 'Women of Gynecology' unveiled in Montgomery

People of Ukraine handed EU's top human rights prize

Cartoons 12/14/2022

Mike Luckovich-UPDATED

Texts Show How Members Of Congress Advanced 'Antifa' Conspiracy Theories In The Wake Of Jan. 6

Marjorie Taylor Greene says Kevin McCarthy is 'stupid' and she wants to get "all the dirt" on him

Voters Have the Lowest Opinion of Trump in 7 Years

U.S. citizen freed in Russia-Ukraine prisoner swap - Kyiv

Pelosi portrait unveiling on C-span

January will be exceptionally bumpy

Muskrat halts Ukraine posting on twitter through their phones.

TexasObserver: supporters outnumber opposition at drag show

Covid Cases Explode in Beijing

We have all been praising Rachel Maddow's Ultra and many of us

"So, a funny thing happened on my way to work" (tweet)

Didn't Cassidy Hutchinson Testify That Meadows Gave Her His "Two Phones?"

Russia is happy with Musk

Russian Trolls Are Using Under-Moderated RW Sites Like Truth Social to Post Manipulating Content

"Willson with the bats with birds on it makes me vomit" Some dude on a cubs Podcast

Liberal Redneck - On the Absence of Empathy

Methinks John Boehner is a bit sauced (paying tribute to Nancy Pelosi):

Kari Lake's Tale About A UPS Driver Has Everyone Saying, Hmm OK

Elon Musk's Twitter isn't paying its bills - Axios

What Off Year? Hundreds of Local Elections Will Define Criminal Justice Policy in 2023

Vexatious Litigant Donald Trump files FRIVOLOUS lawsuit against Pulitzer Prize Board - MeidasTouch

Tesla Full Self-Driving data looks awful: We challenge Elon Musk to prove otherwise

Paul Pelosi attack: Man told cops of 'evil' in Washington

Liberal Redneck - On the Absence of Empathy

Top Republican Admits INSANE Regret Over Incriminating Trump Plot - The Damage Report

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Thursday, 15 December 2022

The Arizona Humane Society's Working Cats Program

A little verse for those with red caps and blue noses:

Defense Minister says Ukraine is preparing for possible Russian invasion from Belarus (CNN)

Lehto's Law: Takata Airbag Death After 300 Attempts to Contact Owner About Recall

John Lewis gets his own stamp!

Texas attorney general's office sought state data on transgender Texans

Drought emergency declared for all Southern California

A Mercedes concept car spotted on a test run in Hollywood.

Are cats or dogs easier to groom? - Gorgeous Himalayan/Persian

Tornado plowing through New Orleans NOW, heading for Lower Ninth Ward

Why Billionaires Are Actually Ruining the Economy - WIRED

It looks like Elon Musk is a Putin stooge.

"Lord, make me an instrument . . ."

Mitch McConnell to Republicans on Midterms: I Told You These Weirdos Would Lose

Arthur took a LONG nap, this afternoon.

Texas AG sought list of who changed genders, and when, going back two years.

Twitter Suspends Account That Was Tracking Elon Musk's Private Jet. Well...

Halle Berry & Gina Prince-Bythewood Discuss Filmmaking and Storytelling

Here it is. Nancy Pelosi's portrait. A leader. A trailblazer. An icon.

Unreal footage of tornado as it plowed through New Orleans minutes ago.

The End of Art: An Argument Against Image AIs

Sandy Hook survivors statements today - PLEASE WATCH (from White House twitter)

Twitter Suspends Over 25 Accounts That Track Billionaires' Private Planes

MILF Manor: the latest from (checks notes) The Learning Channel

Must see TV ....very hard to watch but those young people who went to Sandy Hook now speak the plain truth.

Former Twitter employee sentenced to more than three years in prison for spying for Saudi Arabia


That Sound You Hear Is Trump Raging at the Mar-a-Lago Omelet Station Guy Over the New 2024 Polls

Istanbul Mayor Imamoglu, an Erdogan opponent, jailed for insulting public officials

Butterscotch streusel banana bread

HUMOR :: Trump Make-Believing He Is Superman Again, Bless His Heart

US military creates space unit in S. Korea to watch North

New Orleans: reports of vehicles flipped over on Huey P. Long Bridge spanning Mississippi River

Massive tornado on the ground in New Orleans

How to combat - or embrace - loneliness around the holiday season (PBS NewsHour)

The White House is lit up rainbow tonight in celebration of President Biden signing the Respect for

Sports journalist Grant Wahl died due to ruptured aneurysm on his aorta

Keystone Pipeline ran at heightened pressure before Kansas oil spill, cause still unknown

Ari says seven arsonists will be running the fire department

Pete Buttigieg SCHOOLS Republican homophobe live on air - Brian Tyler Cohen

Michigan Secretary of State tells Benedict Donald who the REAL superheroes are.

The 80-year-old book that explains Elon Musk and tech's new right-wing tilt

Fascinating Colours of the Animal Kingdom I BBC Earth

Antiabortion movement seeks to jail people for 'trafficking' illegal pills

I finished TNRing all my community cats yesterday!

Gregg Abbott has had more than 8 years

Musk no longer the richest man in the world due to his ineptitude