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January 20th, 2018 - 9:25 am § in Misc.

Tim Kaine’s Blues

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January 20th, 2018 - 8:37 am § in Misc.

What The Great Presidents Wrought .. A Year after Trump

As Presidents Jefferson, Teddy Roosevelt, FDR, Lincoln,  Eisenhower, and Obama ALL taught, the job of an AMERICAN government is to create equal OPPORTUNITY for all. Think about how these Presidents served that goal using the government Louisiana Purchase Free public education Transcontinental Railr[...]

January 20th, 2018 - 2:34 am § in Donald Trump, Politics, Repugnants

SHUTDOWN

It wasn’t close. Republicans needed 60 votes to get the House-passed continuing resolution (CR) through the Senate, but reeled in only 5 Democrats (4 facing re-election in red states, plus recently-elected Doug Jones from Alabama), and 4 of their own defected; the final vote was 50-49. Read st[...]

January 20th, 2018 - 12:56 am § in Misc.

Remembering before Trump

Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis: President Barack Obama from Funny Or Die[...]

January 19th, 2018 - 1:27 am § in Misc.

Jan 19: Texas Celebrates Its Flag

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January 19th, 2018 - 1:13 am § in Misc.

Glamour of Cigarettes

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January 19th, 2018 - 12:58 am § in Hypocrisy, Jefferson

ROBERT E LEE DAY: The REAL Robert E Lee

THE EVIL MAN CELEBRATED TODAY “The blacks are immeasurably better off here than in Africa, morally, socially & physically. The painful discipline they are undergoing, is necessary for their instruction as a race, & I hope will prepare & lead them to better things. How long their su[...]

January 18th, 2018 - 5:20 pm § in Misc.

Cop kills 16-year-old in courtroom. It appears to be justified.

A 16-year-old boy was killed in an Ohio juvenile courtroom Wednesday by an apparently justified police shooting. The victim, Joseph Haynes, who went by the nickname “Joey Fuzz,” attacked a sheriff’s deputy and was shot during the ensuing struggle. Haynes was not a little boy (see p[...]

January 18th, 2018 - 9:17 am § in Misc.

Amazons Final 20: The Ave Bets

Amazon’s choices of its top 20 look a lot like what I expected.  The key words would be … access to DC, access to Europe, good mass transit, good housing stock and GREAT TALENT POOLS. My bets have been and still are on Toronto and Philly.  These two share a lot.  High on the list [&he[...]

January 18th, 2018 - 2:13 am § in America, Donald Trump

I’m not making this up, Trump has declared Jan 20 a national holiday in tribute to his election.

President Trump has declared that January 20th will henceforth be celebrated as a “National Day of Patriotic Devotion” in honor of his inauguration. http://www.independent.co.uk/…/donald-trump-20-january-nati…)[...]