Category Archives: Breaking News

Open Thread | I Have Hope 🤞🤞

Yesterday, I got my second Fauci Ouchie 🤗 I am still a little emotional about it. Everyone is going back to the anniversary of when we shut down. We were living in our own horror movie. I remember leading up … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Some Thoughts on Texas

So, I was waiting to see the whole picture of this Texas energy thing to see if I was missing something. Out fellow citizens in the great state of Texas have been going through an ordeal. An ordeal of the … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Impeachment 2, Insurrection Boogaloo

So, they opened the SECOND Impeachment Trial of Donald Trump today.   Opening Video Here’s the 13-minute video of the January 6 insurrection attack that was shown to the Senate today: — Michael Beschloss (@BeschlossDC) February 9, 2021 The Constitution … Continue reading

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Open Thread | In Case You Haven’t Been Paying Attention

To what the Administration of 46 has been doing, here is a Twitter primer:   Truth: and this is going to hurt. There are some of you who think that if Biden’s administration didn’t address your issue yet- that nothing … Continue reading

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Legend Cicely Tyson Dies At 96😢😢

Cicely Tyson, an Actress Who Shattered Stereotypes, Dies at 96 – The New York Times — Erica L. Green (@EricaLG) January 29, 2021 Legend. Phenomenon. Human Wonder. Once in a lifetime talent. All of these describe Ms. Cicely Tyson, … Continue reading

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Baseball Legend Henry Aaron Dies at 86

Both of my parents were baseball fanatics. I mean, two of my mother’s favorite words were “Spring training.” I grew up before there were all these cable channels. Before you could find entertainment on a cellphone or a tablet. The … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Inauguration Day!👏👏🤗🤗

Today is Inauguration Day!😊😊     Three days. — Biden Inaugural Committee (@BidenInaugural) January 17, 2021 This is … stunning. — Marc Ambinder (@marcambinder) January 19, 2021 Two. Days. — Biden Inaugural Committee (@BidenInaugural) January 18, 2021 … Continue reading

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Open Thread | History Made

Well, Dolt45 has made history.   BREAKING: The House has voted to impeach President Trump for inciting an insurrection against the federal government at the U.S. Capitol. He's the first president in U.S. history to be impeached twice. — … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Impeachment, the Sequel😒😒

So, today, Donald Trump makes history. The first President to be impeached TWICE. TWICE. And, all it took was a little Sedition to get here. Make no mistake. It was sedition against the duly elected future government that had a … Continue reading

Posted in Breaking News, Conspiracy, Corruption, Current Events, Democracy, Domestic Terrorism, Elections, impeachment, Justice, Open Thread, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , | 40 Comments

Open Thread | So, This Happened 😡😡😡

Sigh. Yesterday .   European news outlets are reporting a coup is taking place in the United States. — Mike Jason (@mikejason73) January 6, 2021 Well. Well. Well.   I mean…is anything that happened yesterday a surprise?   No. It’s … Continue reading

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