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Archive for May 11th, 2017

May 11th, 2017 - 11:43 pm § in Misc.


NEXT MONDAY, MAY 15 at Drinking Liberally. Gail Stygall is anything but your image of the typical UW English Professor. Professor Stygall has just returned from a  law school in China where she worked with Chinese lawyers on how to write real laws in their restrictive system. Gail is interesting f[...]

May 11th, 2017 - 12:29 pm § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: FBI Raids GOP Fundraising Firm

THE FBI  just raided a GOP fundraising firm in Annapolis. Word is now that this is just one of numerous Trump-Russia warrants that are being executed. “FBI confirms agents are executing a search warrant at the office of GOP Fundraiser/Consulting firm in Annapolis”READMORE[...]

May 11th, 2017 - 11:03 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Jefferson

Censoring the Free Press

IN WHAT COUNTRY DO POLICE ARREST JOURNALISTS FOR ASKING QUESTIONS? HHS secretary says police ‘did what they felt was appropriate’ in arresting a West Virginia journalist Dan Heyman “was causing a disturbance by yelling questions” at HHS Secretary Tom Price and Kellyanne Conway, according to [...]

May 11th, 2017 - 10:03 am § in Misc.

Call Mitch McConnell: He Needs to Hear Thar Protecting Trump From an Investigation is Unamerican

It seems people are having difficulty reaching Sen. McConnell at his DC office. Here are some more numbers from his state offices… Washington, DC adr: U.S. Senate, 317 Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, DC205100001 ph: (202) 224-2541 fax: (202) 224-2499 Bowling Green, KY adr: Federal [...]

May 11th, 2017 - 10:01 am § in Donald Trump

WHY TRUMP FIRED COMEY: Why Comey has described Mr. Trump, the President of the US, as crazy

TRUMP CONFIRMS THAT HE FIRED COMEY Comey’s refusal to his Senate testimony for Trump aides was seen as an act of insubordination In an  interview with Lester Holt on NBC today,  Trump revealed that the effort of his own White House to blame others for firing Comey was false.  Moreover, i[...]

May 11th, 2017 - 8:45 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy


  Trump Is Launching A Commission To Investigate Widespread Voter Fraud Even Though There’s No Evidence It Exists BUZZFEED.COM|BY MIKE HAYES[...]

May 11th, 2017 - 8:11 am § in Donald Trump, Jefferson


Trump Bars U.S. Press, but Not Russia’s, at Meeting With Russian Officials White House officials blocked reporters from covering the meeting with President… Share NYTIMES.COM[...]