Weekend Open Thread

Good Morning. I hope that you are enjoying this weekend virtually with family and friends.



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8 Responses to Weekend Open Thread

  1. rikyrah says:

    CeeJay Yellow Hawk (@AdriftAlchemist) tweeted at 1:18 PM on Sun, May 02, 2021:
    The Blackfeet Nation in Montana gifted their surplus COVID-19 vaccines (750 doses) to nearby residents in Alberta, Canada.

    People drove for hours and lined up for miles on the highway to be vaccinated at a mobile clinic set up at the border crossing. https://t.co/7gdjVYvT9F

  2. rikyrah says:

    Kaitlyn Greenidge (@surlybassey) tweeted at 5:31 PM on Sat, May 01, 2021:
    “Venture for America sent its fellows into cities populated largely by people of color, but its first classes were more than 80 percent white, and nearly 80 percent male, records show.”

  3. rikyrah says:

    Kaitlyn Greenidge (@surlybassey) tweeted at 5:23 PM on Sat, May 01, 2021:
    “Mr. Yang also failed to recruit many participants of color, even creating a points system for applicants that ended up hurting graduates of historically Black colleges, records show.”

  4. rikyrah says:

    Kaitlyn Greenidge (@surlybassey) tweeted at 5:22 PM on Sat, May 01, 2021:
    “A self-described “numbers guy,” Mr. Yang left the group’s budget depleted…In 2017, when he left to run for president, the nonprofit spent $2.6 million more than it raised, ending the year with only about a month’s worth of cash in reserves.” https://t.co/igJcavPKdc

  5. rikyrah says:

    Matt Murchison 💛🐝 (@MattMurchison) tweeted at 5:50 PM on Sat, May 01, 2021:
    Wait, Caitlin Jenner, a trans woman, referred to trans girls as “biological boys who are trans” and said they shouldn’t play sports with other girls?

    I can’t.

  6. rikyrah says:


    Sam Wang (@SamWangPhD) tweeted at 6:17 AM on Sat, May 01, 2021:
    State by state, census counts are pretty close to estimates – with notable exceptions in Hispanic-rich states such as Texas, Florida, and Arizona. This takes away expected GOP gains in the House and Electoral College.

    @CervasJ and I dive into the data:

  7. rikyrah says:

    Good Morning Everyone 😊😊😊

  8. vitaminlover says:

    Ole Whoopi.

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