Author Archives: rikyrah

This sums up my feelings.

When I say that those who voted for Dolt45 will be FOREVER JUDGED because of that vote – I mean it. pic.twitter.com/49qtyUuXMq — miles reed (@milesjreed) November 30, 2017

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Thursday Open Thread | There are stories you read that makes you blink numerous times, cause you can’t believe them

This is one of those stories. Hat tip – reader at Balloon Juice Tens of Thousands With Outstanding Warrants Purged From Background Check Database Tens of thousands of people wanted by law enforcement officials have been removed this year from … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | 10 African Americans named Rhodes scholars, most ever

10 African Americans named Rhodes scholars, most ever By Gene Johnson | AP November 19 The latest group of U.S. Rhodes scholars includes 10 African Americans — the most ever in a single Rhodes class — as well as a transgender man … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | The Traitor in the White House

From the beginning, my thoughts on why 2016 was different have been this: It’s the TREASON. We have all lived through Presidents that we didn’t agree with. Presidents whose policies were antithetical to our own. But, what we have on … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Latest on the GOP Tax Scam

This is from FORBES, of all place: FORBES: GOP Tax Bill Is The End Of All Economic Sanity In Washington . . . If it’s enacted, the GOP tax cut now working its way through Congress will be the start … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread

I hope that you are enjoying the weekend with family and friends. The fabulous Ella Fitzgerald did a Gospel Album

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Saturday Open Thread

I hope you are enjoying this weekend with family and friends. I always try to bring something positive on Saturday. A Dallas Mom Who Knew Nothing About Dance Started the Brown Girls Do Ballet Movement Daria Harper | November 1, … Continue reading

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