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Name: Harvey the Rabbit
Gender: Male
Hometown: New England
Home country: USA
Current location: Hollywood
Member since: Wed Aug 3, 2011, 01:52 PM
Number of posts: 17,196

About Me

Nixon was a fucking crook. As a teenager I marched on the UN in 1982 with a million other people demanding we get rid of the threat of nuclear weapons hanging over our heads. Since then I've worked to get Democrats elected like John Aristotle Phillips, known as the A-Bomb Kid when he ran for Congress against Stuart McKinney in CT in the 80's (we lost twice) through the Obama campaign in 2008 and 2012. I want to legalize cannabis, reform our prison for profit system, cut our military budget, get out of Afghanistan and push solar energy panels into every building in the USA.

Journal Archives

Parties on Memorial Day Weekend will lead to funerals for the 4th of July

sad but it's just math and science.

Is Memorial Day Weekend the experiment that will lead to 4th of July getting shut down?

This weekend many are out and about around the country.
Masks are hit or miss depending on your area.
Incubation is 14 days so two weeks from now if we see giant spikes of infections, and then in the weeks following more deaths, will folks be ready to get serious about this again by 4th of July?

If Trump had to take any medication White House staff would have to crush it up and hide it in his

pudding without telling him about it.
Like I do with my dog.

God must be a screenwriter in Los Angeles. Someone just told him his second act needs a twist

How about an earthquake?

WELL, I HAVE NOTES....

My Top Ten list of places Trump can "re-open" first:

My Top Ten list of places Trump can "re-open" first:
10. Nazi marches
9. Mega-churches
8. Klan rallies
6. Republican Party National Headquarters
7. Trump Tower
6. Country Clubs
5. Trump International Hotel
4. The My Pillow guy's office
3. Any building with Trump's name on it
2. Mitch McConnell
1. Mar-A-Lago
#YouFirst

"During these difficult times..."

“During these difficult times…”
I keep seeing ads on TV refer to these “difficult times” and hearing people talking about wanting things to return to normal.
I think for most people “return to normal” means going back to work, the kids go back to school, going to the ballpark, the movies, or a concert.
Then I think what “normal” really means in America.
If return to normal means going back to 59 percent of American families living paycheck to paycheck,
If return to normal means 130 Americans die every day from opioid overdoses again,
If return to normal means people can go bankrupt because they got sick, and millions can’t afford healthcare, or medical insurance,
If return to normal means ignoring the homeless crisis in this country affecting almost 600,000 people,
If return to normal means having 40,000 gun deaths each year again,
If return to normal means continuing failed public policies like prohibition,
If return to normal means ceding our societal responsibilities to for-profit prisons,
If return to normal means letting a political party suppress the votes of citizens,
If return to normal means increasing the military budget while 1 out of 6 kids go to bed hungry,
If return to normal means ignoring climate change, pollution, and destroying the oceans,
If return to normal means accepting wage inequality, gender inequality, and racial inequality,
If return to normal means all this, then we need to come up with a “new normal” because the “times” have been “difficult” my whole life.
The American people deserve better than normal again. They deserve progress. Now more than ever.

THE SURVEILLANCE STATE: We have cameras everywhere and facial recognition software

THE SURVEILLANCE STATE: We have cameras everywhere and facial recognition software can track everyone all the time.

COVID-19: Hold my beer.

everyone looks like they are either a doctor or ready to rob a stagecoach

everyone looks like they are either a doctor or ready to rob a stagecoach
At least that’s how it looks in my neighborhood

JUST SO WE ARE CLEAR ON THE TIMELINE

JUST SO WE ARE CLEAR ON THE TIMELINE:
Dec 18 - House Impeaches Trump
Dec 31 - China alerted WHO to several cases of unusual pneumonia in Wuhan, a port city of 11 million people in the central Hubei province. The virus was unknown.
Jan 8 - First CDC warning on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Jan 9 - Trump campaign rally
Jan 14 - Trump campaign rally
Jan 16 - House sends impeachment articles to Senate
Jan 18 - Trump golfs
Jan 19 - Trump golfs
Jan 20 - first case of COVID-19 in the US, Washington State.
Jan 22 - “We have it totally under control. It’s one person coming in from China. It’s going to be just fine.”
Jan 28 - Trump campaign rally
Jan 30 - Trump campaign rally
Feb 1 - Trump golfs
Feb 2 - “We pretty much shut it down coming in from China."
Feb 5 - Senate votes to acquit. Then takes a five-day weekend.
Feb 10 - Trump campaign rally
Feb 12 - Dow Jones closes at an all time high of 29,551.42
Feb 15 - Trump golfs
Feb 19 - Trump campaign rally
Feb 20 - Trump campaign rally
Feb 21 - Trump campaign rally
Feb 24 - “The Coronavirus is very much under control in the USA… Stock Market starting to look very good to me!”
Feb 25 - “CDC and my Administration are doing a GREAT job of handling Coronavirus.”
Feb 25 - “I think that's a problem that’s going to go away… They have studied it. They know very much. In fact, we’re very close to a vaccine.”
Feb 26 - “The 15 (cases in the US) within a couple of days is going to be down to close to zero.”
Feb 26 - “We're going very substantially down, not up.” Also "This is a flu. This is like a flu"; "Now, you treat this like a flu"; "It's a little like the regular flu that we have flu shots for. And we'll essentially have a flu shot for this in a fairly quick manner."
Feb 27 - “One day it’s like a miracle, it will disappear.”
Feb 28 - “We're ordering a lot of supplies. We're ordering a lot of, uh, elements that frankly we wouldn't be ordering unless it was something like this. But we're ordering a lot of different elements of medical.”
Feb 28 - Trump campaign rally
Feb 29 - First COVID-19 death in US
Mar 2 - “You take a solid flu vaccine, you don't think that could have an impact, or much of an impact, on corona?”
Mar 2 - “A lot of things are happening, a lot of very exciting things are happening and they’re happening very rapidly.”
Mar 4 - “If we have thousands or hundreds of thousands of people that get better just by, you know, sitting around and even going to work — some of them go to work, but they get better.”
Mar 5 - “I NEVER said people that are feeling sick should go to work.”
Mar 5 - “The United States… has, as of now, only 129 cases… and 11 deaths. We are working very hard to keep these numbers as low as possible!”
Mar 6 - “I think we’re doing a really good job in this country at keeping it down… a tremendous job at keeping it down.”
Mar 6 - “Anybody right now, and yesterday, anybody that needs a test gets a test. They’re there. And the tests are beautiful…. the tests are all perfect like the letter was perfect. The transcription was perfect. Right? This was not as perfect as that but pretty good.”
Mar 6 - “I like this stuff. I really get it. People are surprised that I understand it… Every one of these doctors said, ‘How do you know so much about this?’ Maybe I have a natural ability. Maybe I should have done that instead of running for president.”
Mar 6 - “I don't need to have the numbers double because of one ship that wasn't our fault.”
Mar 7 - Trump golfs
Mar 8 - Trump golfs
Mar 8 - “We have a perfectly coordinated and fine tuned plan at the White House for our attack on CoronaVirus.”
Mar 9 - “This blindsided the world.”
Mar 13 - [Declared state of emergency]
Mar 14 - Young Asian-American family of 4 stabbed in TX Sam's Club by man who thinks they're responsible for COVID.
Mar 15 - 3,613 COVID-19 cases, 69 deaths
Mar 17 - “This is a pandemic,” Mr. Trump told reporters. “I felt it was a pandemic long before it was called a pandemic.”
Mar 18 - "It’s not racist at all. No. Not at all. It comes from China. That’s why. It comes from China. I want to be accurate."
Mar 23 - Dow Jones closes at 18,591.93
Mar 25 - 3.3 million Americans file for unemployment.
Mar 30 - Dow Jones closes at 21,917.16
Apr 2 - 6.6 million Americans file for unemployment.
Apr 3 - 270,062 COVID-19 cases, 6,927 deaths.
Tests still not available for most people.
Apr 6 - 347,003 COVID-19 cases, 10,335 deaths

(Copy and paste if you would like to share. You might update the case & death count. It’s changing all the time.)

This is what you tell all of the "Hey people die from the flu every year, this isn't bad" folks

Yes people die from the flu every year.
Thousands do.
AND WE HAVE VACCINES FOR THE FLU!!!!!!!
The flu is bad and we have tools to fight it
That's why you get a flu shot.
Imagine the worst flu ever and there being no vaccine for it.
That's where we are now.
Then you tell them to take the apples and oranges they are trying to compare and shove them up their ass where their brains are.
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