Open Thread | So, the Census Data Was Released

We all know that Dolt45 and his Administration did everything they could to sabotage the 2020 Census. It should have been scrapped, and redone.😠😠
But, here are the results:

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35 Responses to Open Thread | So, the Census Data Was Released

  1. rikyrah says:

    Stretch Marks of the Beast (@KieseLaymon) tweeted at 5:53 PM on Tue, Aug 17, 2021:
    Here’s what’s not being said about Mississippi. The system has already failed. When medical professionals call and beg you to keep your elderly family from needing the hospital because there is no staff and no rooms, the system has already failed. Literally left for dead.
    (https://twitter.com/KieseLaymon/status/1427765431830450180?s=02)

  2. rikyrah says:

    Rick Wilson (@TheRickWilson) tweeted at 4:24 PM on Tue, Aug 17, 2021:
    Karma is a perfect bitch

    She works her will from habit

    For after he had banned all masks

    She visited Gregg Abbott.
    (https://twitter.com/TheRickWilson/status/1427743207446679554?s=03)

  3. rikyrah says:

    Lawrence O’Donnell (@Lawrence) tweeted at 0:06 PM on Tue, Aug 17, 2021:
    Too many people who were not old enough to watch our exit from Vietnam on TV seem to believe that the U.S. can invade a country, lose a war, then exit without chaos & dishonor.

    No one in the Pentagon or on TV knows how to do that which is why it’s never been done.
    (https://twitter.com/Lawrence/status/1427678276525432836?s=03)

  4. rikyrah says:

    Charles Johnson (@Green_Footballs) tweeted at 11:54 AM on Tue, Aug 17, 2021:
    After Biden’s speech yesterday, I thought it was the exact opposite of a Trump speech. He clearly took responsibility for not anticipating the speed of the Taliban’s advance.

    So of course Politico is calling his speech “Trumpian” because they live in Bad Take World.
    (https://twitter.com/Green_Footballs/status/1427675287253291009?s=03)

  5. rikyrah says:

    Sasha Says Arrest Fetterman (@SashaBeauloux) tweeted at 9:56 AM on Tue, Aug 17, 2021:
    I’ve been tryna tell them:

    A lot of Black people, who don’t GAF about the PA Senate race

    Are watching ⚪️ Progressives spin and defend Fetterman’s history of armed violence against a Black man…

    And will NEVER trust Progressives going forward 🤷🏽‍♀️
    (https://twitter.com/SashaBeauloux/status/1427645427885694981?s=03)

  6. rikyrah says:

    Because she is Black, and was right about everything from the beginning.😒

    Charles P. Pierce (@CharlesPPierce) tweeted at 8:28 AM on Tue, Aug 17, 2021:
    Can someone please explain to me why Barbara Lee isn’t the only “expert” on American involvement in Afghanistan to be invited on the teehee?
    (https://twitter.com/CharlesPPierce/status/1427623379855675396?s=03)

  7. rikyrah says:

    Josh Marshall (@joshtpm) tweeted at 7:44 AM on Tue, Aug 17, 2021:
    2/ simple images of chaos will hit the public mood in themselves. But we’re seeing what I think will be a pretty clear pattern. Dc establishment journos see they’re actually seeing this differently than most of the country and will double down and get angry because of it.
    (https://twitter.com/joshtpm/status/1427612296931680256?s=03)

  8. rikyrah says:

    Josh Marshall (@joshtpm) tweeted at 7:41 AM on Tue, Aug 17, 2021:
    BREAKING: Politico super pissed at Biden. ‘Oh no you don’t Joe Biden!’ We’ve seen this before when a president, especially a Democratic president, steps on a narrative DC bigs have spent a few days building. #makingfetchhappen https://t.co/u9fzvxSFVO
    (https://twitter.com/joshtpm/status/1427611554640449539?s=03)

  9. rikyrah says:

    👑 Black Professor 👑 (@WonderKing82) tweeted at 8:08 AM on Tue, Aug 17, 2021:
    Y’all don’t care about the Muslim community in America but I’m supposed to believe you care about the Muslim community in Afghanistan? Stop playing in my face, you don’t even care for Black and Brown people in your own country but you’re fighting for people thousands miles away?
    (https://twitter.com/WonderKing82/status/1427618354148298762?s=03)

  10. rikyrah says:

    🤨🤨🤨

    Dave Wasserman (@Redistrict) tweeted at 4:57 PM on Mon, Aug 16, 2021:
    NEW YORK: strategists I’ve spoken w/ tell me strong census numbers in NYC could help Dems purge as many as *five* of the eight GOP seats in the state.

    In the hypothetical below, Dems would gerrymander the current 19D-8R map (left) into as brutal as a 23D-3R rout (right). https://t.co/88kGIk9tMj
    (https://twitter.com/Redistrict/status/1427389029562077188?s=03)

  11. rikyrah says:

    Errin Haines 😷🧼🧴💉 (@emarvelous) tweeted at 0:41 AM on Tue, Aug 17, 2021:
    INBOX 📨: @RepTerriSewell to introduce HR4, the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, on Tuesday in press conference at Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma — site of Bloody Sunday, the catalyst for passage of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, 56 years ago this month.
    (https://twitter.com/emarvelous/status/1427505845324193792?s=03)

  12. rikyrah says:

    I refuse to do a separate post on Afghanistan, because it’s all bullshyt 😡
    46 didn’t take us there. That was Shrub and Cheney. Even this phucking timetable, this is Dolt45. 46 is looking out for America. Enough is enough.

    Spandan @ Reclaim the Fight 🇺🇸 🏳️‍🌈 🇮🇱 (@reclaimthefight) tweeted at 3:17 PM on Mon, Aug 16, 2021:
    Biden answers why Afghan civilians were not evacuated earlier: in part because some Afghans did not want to leave earlier, hopeful for their country, and in part because the Afghan government did not want the US to organize a mass exodus.
    (https://twitter.com/reclaimthefight/status/1427363977097465865?s=03)

  13. rikyrah says:

    In a way, it could not have worked out better for 46.
    This isn’t an example of a fighting force that we abandoned, like The Kurds.
    These muthaphuckas didn’t put up one skirmish for their country.

    Not👏🏿a👏🏿one👏🏿
    And, we are supposed to sacrifice ANY American troops for that?
    I don’t think so.

    And, good luck on the GQP running in 2022, on sending troops BACK to Afghanistan😒

  14. rikyrah says:

    Candidly Tiff: Peace & Love (@tify330) tweeted at 0:11 PM on Mon, Aug 16, 2021:
    Gen. Wesley Clark is spitting facts on @CNN he basically said the media is playing the blame game rather that figuring out how to go forward.
    (https://twitter.com/tify330/status/1427317083625381891?s=03)

  15. rikyrah says:

    Eric Boehlert (@EricBoehlert) tweeted at 11:29 AM on Mon, Aug 16, 2021:
    the fall of Saigon in 1975 was seismic bc Nixon could have ended the war in 1969. he extended it. during that time, 30K Americans died.

    Biden has been in office 7 months, during which time 0 Americans have died in Afghanistan.

    media need to stop this ridiculous comparison
    (https://twitter.com/EricBoehlert/status/1427306548389416963?s=03)

  16. rikyrah says:

    United for the People (@people4kam) tweeted at 6:27 PM on Sun, Aug 15, 2021:
    Trump freed the leader of the Taliban from prison. Pass it on.
    (https://twitter.com/people4kam/status/1427049248407756809?s=03)

  17. rikyrah says:

    Chuck Todd’s shamble bangs (@Drea_got_rage) tweeted at 7:35 AM on Mon, Aug 16, 2021:
    you know what i see when i look at the scenes from Kabul Airport… a lot of MEN attempting to flee. the men unwilling to stand up & fight the Taliban for their own country. No women no girls. What does it say that theyre willing to leave them behind?! #Afghanistan
    (https://twitter.com/Drea_got_rage/status/1427247753671888897?s=03)

  18. rikyrah says:

    Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) tweeted at 6:00 AM on Mon, Aug 16, 2021:
    The Biden admin plans to announce the biggest long-term increase in food stamp benefits in the program’s history.

    Average benefits in October will go up by more than 25% from pre-pandemic levels for the 42 million people in the program.
    https://t.co/eF4W2NTJCt
    (https://twitter.com/kylegriffin1/status/1427223617817952257?s=03)

  19. rikyrah says:

    💛🐝⚖️ Kenneth of House Pfizer™💉, 1st of His Name (@Needle_of_Arya) tweeted at 6:36 AM on Mon, Aug 16, 2021:
    So it turns out that Afghanistan didn’t actually have very much of an army. From what I heard of an NPR interview last night, the size of the Afghan army waxed & waned during the year as it went on, and the new recruits would eventually go AWOL & melt back in to the population.
    (https://twitter.com/Needle_of_Arya/status/1427232732938125315?s=03)

  20. rikyrah says:

    Spandan @ Reclaim the Fight 🇺🇸 🏳️‍🌈 🇮🇱 (@reclaimthefight) tweeted at 0:37 AM on Mon, Aug 16, 2021:
    For the past decade:

    Foreign policy talking heads: End the forever wars!
    The Media: End the forever wars!
    Left and Right: End the forever wars!

    *Biden ends a forever war.*

    Everybody mentioned above: No not like that.
    (https://twitter.com/reclaimthefight/status/1427142340943044611?s=03)

  21. rikyrah says:

    Spandan @ Reclaim the Fight 🇺🇸 🏳️‍🌈 🇮🇱 (@reclaimthefight) tweeted at 4:50 PM on Sun, Aug 15, 2021:
    The best thing you can do when a major international incident is happening is not to pay attention to every talking head trying to take up room on your TV.

    Trust the president. Listen to what he has to say later this week.
    (https://twitter.com/reclaimthefight/status/1427025025090015233?s=03)

  22. rikyrah says:

    Spandan @ Reclaim the Fight 🇺🇸 🏳️‍🌈 🇮🇱 (@reclaimthefight) tweeted at 3:36 PM on Sun, Aug 15, 2021:
    If we had stayed in Afghanistan for 40 years, this would be the result when we left. Or 60 years. Or 100.

    Leadership is not passing on the inevitable to the next presidents and the next generations.

    Joe Biden is the leader we need.
    (https://twitter.com/reclaimthefight/status/1427006185740267522?s=03)

  23. rikyrah says:

    T.Biggs (@TBiggsTequila) tweeted at 6:32 AM on Mon, Aug 16, 2021:
    Good Morning to those that can see that people are worried more about women and children thousands of miles away than ones here. One day, I hope Black women and children receive the same amount of care and funding as foreign countries.
    Folks are telling on themselves.
    (https://twitter.com/TBiggsTequila/status/1427231857490419721?s=03)

  24. rikyrah says:

    Leaundra Ross 💙💛 (@LeaundraRoss) tweeted at 11:48 PM on Sun, Aug 15, 2021:
    President Biden is not new to this.

    He doesn’t give a shit what the media says.

    He already knows they’re trash. He’s trying to get shit done.
    (https://twitter.com/LeaundraRoss/status/1427130108427505664?s=03)

  25. rikyrah says:

    RealHousewifeOfMichigan (@RealHousewifeMi) tweeted at 8:39 PM on Sun, Aug 15, 2021:
    So…

    The American first crowd is pretty pissed off that Biden is actually putting America first.

    Do I have that right?
    (https://twitter.com/RealHousewifeMi/status/1427082658379616261?s=03)

  26. rikyrah says:

    😡😡😡

    And The Tweet Goes On (@lacadri34) tweeted at 6:03 AM on Mon, Aug 16, 2021:
    Coronavirus: There’s zero contact tracing being done here in Florida which is just one reason this virus has remained out of control.
    (https://twitter.com/lacadri34/status/1427224419605360642?s=03)

  27. rikyrah says:

    Malcolm Nance (@MalcolmNance) tweeted at 2:38 PM on Sun, Aug 15, 2021:
    No. They will consolidate the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan and go back to 2001 levels of religious and cultural control. Most Afghans will prefer their control. First countries to recognize them? Their secret Santas: Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi, & UAE.
    (https://twitter.com/MalcolmNance/status/1426991816944070660?s=02)

  28. rikyrah says:

    Ricky Davila (@TheRickyDavila) tweeted at 8:08 PM on Sun, Aug 15, 2021:
    Funny how media hosts like @CNN’s Jake Tapper don’t want to mention that Agolf Twitler and vile goon Mike Pompeo made a deal to have 5,000 Taliban prisoners released, one of which was just named Afghanistan’s new leader.
    (https://twitter.com/TheRickyDavila/status/1427074685913600002?s=02)

  29. rikyrah says:

    Not a God-damned thing!😠😠

    NewDemocrat4Life (@reesetheone1) tweeted at 2:23 PM on Sun, Aug 15, 2021:
    You train a military for two decades and when you take off the training wheels and they say “We ain’t gonna fight….” what can you do?
    (https://twitter.com/reesetheone1/status/1426987810175717387?s=02)

  30. rikyrah says:

    Tim Hannan (@TimHannan) tweeted at 2:11 PM on Sun, Aug 15, 2021:
    “You didn’t clean up our mess properly!” – Republicans
    (https://twitter.com/TimHannan/status/1426984920254140418?s=02)

  31. rikyrah says:

    😒😒

    Santiago Mayer (@santiagomayer_) tweeted at 3:12 PM on Sun, Aug 15, 2021:
    It seems that the Taliban leader set to become President is one of the 5,000 Taliban fighters Trump released from prison.

    You can’t make this shit up.
    (https://twitter.com/santiagomayer_/status/1427000250842025989?s=02)

  32. rikyrah says:

    Jacqui Heinrich (@JacquiHeinrich) tweeted at 10:43 PM on Sun, Aug 15, 2021:
    🚨NEW, thread: Pentagon confirms to me the Department of Defense is preparing to house thousands of Afghan refugees on American military installations, immediately including Fort McCoy in Wisconsin and Fort Bliss in Texas.
    (https://twitter.com/JacquiHeinrich/status/1427113848126021636?s=02)

  33. rikyrah says:

    Fareed Zakaria (@FareedZakaria) tweeted at 0:55 PM on Sun, Aug 15, 2021:
    Could the US have withdrawn from Afghanistan better—more slowly, in a different season, after better negotiations? Certainly.

    But the naked truth is: There is no elegant way to lose a war.

    My take: https://t.co/8SMZOJCjWu
    (https://twitter.com/FareedZakaria/status/1426965701525389315?s=02)

  34. rikyrah says:

    And The Tweet Goes On (@lacadri34) tweeted at 7:40 PM on Sun, Aug 15, 2021:
    The media can’t pin coronavirus on Biden. Now, they’re moving on to hoping Afghanistan will be something they can call him a failure over. Since most Americans don’t benefit from military contracts & death we know this war should have ended years ago.
    #istandwithbiden
    (https://twitter.com/lacadri34/status/1427067704612171780?s=02)

  35. rikyrah says:

    Good Morning, Everyone😊😊😊

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