Category Archives: Current Events

Steve King caught on tape referring to immigrants as “dirt” coming from Mexico

This racist bottom feeder need to be expelled from Congress.  Steve King’s racist hate has no business where laws are made. Last week, Adam Rubenstein visited Iowa to report on Steve King’s re-election effort. He filed several pieces from there, … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | About Our Broken Hearts…

It’s taken me awhile to write this, but I’ll end the week with it. We have the apparent loss by Beto. I don’t believe that Beto actually lost. I believe that there were shenanigans. But, even if I did believe … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Take a Step Back and See Just How Terrific Tuesday Was for the Country

I know that we have broken hearts. I know that. I don’t minimize that. But, I don’t have to be a cheerleader to see the positive things that happened. Too often, we look at the big races, as if they … Continue reading

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White House is LYING to smear Jim Acosta: Video of WH aide bum rushing Acosta

The White House said late Wednesday it has revoked press credentials for CNN reporter Jim Acosta, following a combative back and forth between Acosta and President Donald Trump at a press conference earlier in the day. At one point, a … Continue reading

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ALERT: The GILLUM AND ABRAMS CAMPAIGNS NEED YOUR HELP!!

Please retweet: ‘Challenged' ballots could alter Florida election results, here's howFlorida election officials begin checking 'challenged' ballotsBy Emilee Speck – Digital journalist https://t.co/NOM01m192p— Mourning For America (@SFL4Hillary) November 7, 2018 THIS IS NOT A DRILL! Send a simple “I want … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | The American Experiment Continues

That is the bottom line of tonight’s elections. The Democrats taking back the House is fantastic news. It means that the following people now have SUBPOENA POWER: Jerald Nadler Adam Schiff Maxine Waters Elijah Cummings THEY.HAVE.SUBPOENA.POWER. The Democrats taking the … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | ELECTION DAY

VOTE VOTE VOTE 44 Tells the Truth…did you listen last time? I did. "The character of our nation is on the ballot," says former President Obama at a rally for Democrats in Chicago. https://t.co/vxxMsZVnzG pic.twitter.com/iv3MpEVkTr— The Situation Room (@CNNSitRoom) November … Continue reading

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