Monthly Archives: May 2021

Open Thread | Happy Memorial Day

Happy Memorial Day. As we remember those who gave the ultimate sacrifice. On #MemorialDay, let’s remember that Black Americans served and sacrificed on the basis of what the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. called “a promissory note” for equality & … Continue reading

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Weekend Open Thread

Good Morning. I hope that you are enjoying this weekend with family and friends, fully vaccinated. This is so😍😍😢😢     He's 85 and insists on taking his wife’s hand everywhere they go. When I asked him why his wife … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Some Different Odds and Ends

No real theme to this post. Just things of interest. First, going back to Tulsa. The NYTimes did a great story with interactive graphics, that take you into Tulsa, and you find out, business after business, that was destroyed.   … Continue reading

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Open Thread | More From GQP Voter Suppression

Must always keep up with them and their Voter Suppression tactics.😠😠😠 NEW and must-read from @alexazura @CEssig @madisonfdong: Polling places for urban voters of color would be cut under Texas Senate's version of voting bill being negotiated with House, @TexasTribune … Continue reading

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Open Thread | The Past Isn’t Even The Past

Honor to this Elder, speaking her truth. “I am a survivor of the Tulsa race massacre. Two weeks ago, I celebrated my 107th birthday. Today, I’m visiting Washington, DC for the first time in my life. I’m here seeking justice, … Continue reading

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Weekend Open Thread

Good Morning. I hope that you are enjoying this weekend with family and friends after being fully vaccinated.   Awe😢😍😢😍 Men don't have ovaries, right? 😭 pic.twitter.com/Q397rC8eaM — chris evans (@chris_notcapn) May 14, 2021

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Open Thread | Time to Say Goodbye to Bi-partisanship

So, the GOP is voting down a bi-partisan Commission to look into January 6th. Because, of course 😡 Moscow Mitch is already downing it, and Little Susie Collins making ridiculous demands. I don’t always agree with Wilson, but, I do, … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Those Who Want to Suppress the Vote

Ari Berman is always on it. Keeping up with the Demons who want to suppress the vote.😠😠😠 WATCH: @AriBerman explains on @allinwithchris the most shocking parts of his big story with @NickSurgey about how conservative dark money is running a … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Update and Thoughts About Vaccination

Peanut got her first Pfizer shot on Friday. Now, just got to do the second shot and the 14 day antibodies countdown. I was 😢😢😢. There haven’t been that many children who have gotten COVID. But, the majority of deaths … Continue reading

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Weekend Open Thread

Good Morning. I hope that you are enjoying this weekend with family and friends if fully vaccinated with antibodies.😏 This..😂😂😂   So, I'm driving around with my son today & after a run to the bank. He spends the next … Continue reading

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