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yankee87

yankee87's Journal
yankee87's Journal
June 29, 2024

Ranting

I realize I am preaching to the choir, but what I am seeing with 45 sycophants still stuns me.
A bankrupt, adjudged sex offender, convicted felon who cheated on various wives and a draft dodger.
What still gets to me was that video of all his staff, sitting around the table telling him how blessed he is.
I’m scared he may get reelected and take away all the rights of my LGBTQ children. My daughters and granddaughters have less rights than my wife did.
Don’t ever ask me how 30’s Germany was taken in by Hitler, we are watching it here.

March 15, 2024

Hairball Concert

Taking my soon to be married daughter for a daddy/daughter date.
Hairball, 80s kick butt music, Kiss, Def Leppard, etc.

Need this!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

March 1, 2024

SCOTUS

Had a bad dream. What if SCOTUS is waiting to see is TFG wins, then if yes, on the day after inauguration say the president has immunity?
Then of course if Biden wins, no immunity.

Tell me I'm being paranoid, please.

February 6, 2024

Ohio MMJ Card Renewal

Question for my Ohio friends, who would you recommend for card renewal? Like everyone say, cheap is good.

January 3, 2024

Switch Gaming System

My wife and I were given a Switch Gaming System for Christmas from our children.
Assuming we know nothing much, what’s a good game to start.
Also worth joining Nintendo online?

October 2, 2023

GOP Congresswoman Threatens To Resign If Key Debt Reduction Demand Isn't Met

Republican Rep. Victoria Spartz of Indiana said in a statement Monday she could resign from Congress if lawmakers fail to establish a commission to study ways to reduce the U.S. national debt.

Spartz is one of several lawmakers who has demanded that the House of Representatives pass a bill establishing a fiscal commission that would study how to reduce the U.S. national debt and make recommendations to Congress, according to the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget (CFRB). On Monday, Spartz issued a press release threatening to resign from Congress if such a commission is not delivered

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/gop-congresswoman-threatens-to-resign-if-key-debt-reduction-demand-isn-t-met/ar-AA1hzEkO?ocid=msedgntp&cvid=f376bb20db784229ad3013b9c3ff34f3&ei=10


September 15, 2023

UAW Strike

Please keep my son and his family in your thoughts. He is a UAW employee who gave up so much during the 08 crisis, and it's about time they gave back. Mary Barra got a 40% pay bump, but not good enough for the workers?
Also, I'm a GM salaried retiree who had my benefits taken away.

April 23, 2023

Benjamin Netanyahu says he will meet with Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis in Israel

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday that he’d “of course” meet with Ron DeSantis during a high-profile trade mission as the Florida governor weighs a presidential bid.

Two fascists meeting, who want to be dictators. DeathSantis is dead politically.


https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/benjamin-netanyahu-says-he-will-meet-with-florida-gov-ron-desantis-in-israel/ar-AA1ae6ej?ocid=ob-fb-enus-1541512262291&fbclid=IwAR2MRvs5v0ONUBUWgvMDQ_cBfaYK1RKqcC7Cj1BfecY4EWL7TruoB29vSGc

February 16, 2023

Update for Demsrule86

My beautiful wife, as you know, is in the hospital with heart issues. She was ready to have her valve replaced, in the operating room, when her temperature went up. Had to stop, thankfully before any incisions were done. She currently on antibiotics for pneumonia. Operation should be next week. Any prayers, good vibes, good karma, good thoughts greatly appreciated.
She is my whole world.

January 11, 2023

Tulsa King

On Paramount +.
If you like mobster soap operas, this will be too your liking. Sly Stallone is a way better actor in this, than anything else I saw him in.
The series was much better than I thought it would be. Also, found out there will be a season 2.

Profile Information

Name: William
Gender: Male
Hometown: Bronx
Home country: United States
Current location: Cleveland
Member since: Thu May 7, 2020, 11:34 AM
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About yankee87

Proud liberal, LGBTQI parent, father, husband, follower of Jesus. Boomer with hope for future generations
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