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Gender: Female
Hometown: Washington state, for half my life
Home country: USA
Current location: SW Alabama. for the rest of my life
Member since: Wed Feb 27, 2008, 02:09 PM
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About Me

Long time political activist, working to tint my lil "Mayberry" more blue. Collector of strays of various species and minds.

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Chuck Grassley already has a letter signed by 65 of Cesar Sayoc's friends


I've been laffing over this all afternoon, for some reason.

Have you heard of the RW tv network One America News ?

One America News Network is owned by Herring Networks, Inc. Herring Networks, Inc. is a family owned and operated, independent media company focused on providing high quality national television programming to consumers via its national cable networks. The for-profit company was established in 2004 and has its primary production operations in California and Washington, DC.

The network is showing Steve Bannon's new Donald Trump movie, “Trump @ War”.

Said film making news currently because only 38 people showed up to watch it at a hotel in Staten Island on Monday.

According to Axios, Bannon’s documentary is “designed to portray Trump supporters as being under siege” and to “galvanize Republicans to embrace the midterms as Trump’s ‘first re-elect.’”

When you talk to folks about the importance of voting, show them this


Trump's curious connection to Khashoggi family.

Jamal Khashoggi had an uncle, name of Adnan Khashoggi, who was an arms dealer. That guy died last year at age 81.

Good article about him on Wiki....https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adnan_Khashoggi

So, Adnan had a yacht, the Nabila, which was the largest in the world at the time and was used in the James Bond film Never Say Never Again.
He later sold the yacht to the Sultan of Brunei, who in turn sold it for $29 million to Donald Trump, who sold it for $20 million to Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal as part of a deal to keep his Taj Mahal casino out of bankruptcy.

And Adnan's sister was the mother of....Dodi Fayed,, who was killed along with Princess Dianah in that Paris car wreck.

It's a big club, in a small world, it seems.

edited to add:

Trump bought the yacht, because it was then a record size. He re-named it Princess, and docked it near his Atlantic City casinos, used it for private parties, etc.
The docking fees were something like 400,000, which he paid to his own corporation, which was paying him....
so in effect, he paid himself the money, but it was deductible as a business expense.

Colorado DU-ers.....check voting registrations for you, family, friends, etc now

Colorado’s Online Registration Deadline is Monday, October 29.

share, share.... share.......assume nothing about your voter registration till you see it in print.

DNC just served Wikileaks notice of suit via...Twitter!


Ha! Rachel sez

the Tufts woman has not been at work at H.U.D. for two months!!!!

But resigned today...wonder why???

This is gonna be a fun dig.

How many working computers do you have in your house?

Not counting tablets , just desktops....

I just caught myself sending ME an email from the den computer to my living room laptop, so I could continue an article when I go into the other room, and realized how normal it seemed to do that.

The tablets, now...2 of them, one is a Nook that has recipes on it, so handy when I am cooking, and adjustable font size. Guess all those tiny print cookbooks are outdated now.

Nebraska Du-ers......check the voter purge list here. Last day to register online, also.

People have until midnight to register.

check for you, your family, friends.


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