Archive for September 2nd, 2020

September 2nd, 2020 - 11:59 pm § in Donald Trump, Humor, Politics

Trump, Biden to Visit 9/11 Site

This article is news and satire. Trump and Biden “will commemorate the 19th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks in rural Pennsylvania where one of the hijacked planes crashed in a field, the White House and Biden’s campaign announced Wednesday. It was not immediately clear whether their visi[...]

September 2nd, 2020 - 11:33 pm § in Humor

From “The Onion” Archives: “Rotation of Earth Throws Entire North American Continent into Darkness”

NEW YORK—Millions of eyewitnesses watched in stunned horror Tuesday as light emptied from the sky, plunging the U.S. and neighboring countries into darkness. As the hours progressed, conditions only worsened. At approximately 4:20 p.m. EST, the sun began to lower from its position in the sky in a [...]

September 2nd, 2020 - 11:19 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Latest polls unchanged

A new CNN poll shows Biden maintaining a 51%-43% lead over Trump nationally, within the margin of error of pre-convention polls. Read story here. That’s bad news for Trump, because it shows he’s made no progress in closing the gap, with little over a month left until voters begin marking[...]

September 2nd, 2020 - 9:30 pm § in America, Donald Trump, Politics

Barr doubles down on GOP’s efforts to delegitimize election

This article contains news and liberal commentary William Barr is doubling down on mail voting conspiracy theories as the clock ticks down on an election the GOP expects to lose. Echoing Trump, he claimed mail ballots are “open to counterfeiting,” possibly by foreign countries. Last mont[...]

September 2nd, 2020 - 3:27 pm § in Politics

GOP congressman threatens to kill armed black militia with help of white vigilantes

He has no problem with armed white vigilantes. Never mind that where it’s legal for vigilantes to carry guns, it’s legal for protesters to carry them, too. This article contains liberal commentary. Facebook deleted his post; the image below is a screen capture. The “captain” [...]

September 2nd, 2020 - 12:49 am § in Law and Courts

Civil rights lawsuit alleges Kenosha police treated protesters and militias differently

This article contains news and liberal commentary. Several protesters who were arrested for violating a 7 p.m. curfew are seeking restraining orders, a declaration the curfew is unconstitutional, money damages, and attorney fees. They claim the early curfew was to prevent them from protesting agains[...]