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Open Thread | What Actually Is In THE INFLATION REDUCTION ACT OF 2022

Lots of good stuff: The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 will make a historic down payment on deficit reduction to fight inflation, invest in domestic energy production and manufacturing, and reduce carbon emissions by roughly 40 percent by 2030. The … Continue reading

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Open Thread | What A Week

We had a week where the residence of the former President of the United States was served a duly signed by a judge Search Warrant, and the FBI executed said Search Warrant. Then, Dolt45, as he usually does, goes out … Continue reading

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Weekend Open Thread | RIP, Lamont Dozier

I thought that we would take this weekend to remember Lamont Dozier, who passed away this week at the age of 81. Lamont Dozier, who helped define the Motown sound, dies at 81 By Brian Murphy August 9, 2022 at … Continue reading

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Open Thread | The Tulsa Public Schools Downgraded Their Accreditation for ‘ Shaming White People’

Okla. downgrades Tulsa school district over complaint it shamed White people — Craig Newman (@craignewman) July 31, 2022 From the article: The Oklahoma State Board of Education voted this week to downgrade the accreditation of Tulsa Public Schools after … Continue reading

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Open Thread | The MSM Has A Sad…And Their Unprofessional Selves Can Stay Mad…

Just because a certain network screams RECESSION with every cable news segment, doesn’t make it so. The #BidenBoom continues…as Secretary Yellen said last week we are a transition economy not a recession. Republican and FoxNews saying recession 100x per day … Continue reading

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Weekend Open Thread

Good Morning. I hope that you are enjoying this weekend, fully vaccinated and boosted, with family and friends. 😍😍😍🤗🤗🤗 Best selfie EVER! … — JM Shalley (@ShalleyJm) June 11, 2022

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Open Thread | Time to be Ride or Ride for DEMOCRACY

Periodt! 2/2 — Dr. Virgo (@DrVirgo1981) July 31, 2022 If you aren’t saying VOTE DEMOCRATIC – THEN YOU ARE PRO-FASCISM. PERIODT. It’s an OP! We’re one election away from fascism now is NOT the time for this nonsense. Anyone … Continue reading

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Open Thread | President Biden Gets Himself A Terrorist

And, did it while sick with COVID. 👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾 That is 46. Biden took out a terrorist leader while in COVID isolation. Well done. — John C. Varner III (@LilHulkQ) August 1, 2022 Cornpop’s BFF stays winning… cc: @TonyMoonbeam … Continue reading

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Open Thread | What President Biden Has Accomplished and How the MSM Has Downplayed It

If you look at what President Biden has accomplished with the hand that he was dealt, it’s absolutely a stellar performance as President. But, you wouldn’t know that, if you follow the MSM. They deliberately ignore what this Administration has … Continue reading

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We Lost Two Legends: Bill Russell and Nichelle Nichols…RIP

We lost two legends today, Bill Russell and Nichelle Nichols. Mr. Russell..what could you say? If you were a basketball fan, you had to at least respect Mr. Russell, even if you hated the Celtics. He was an athlete, but, … Continue reading

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