Category Archives: Rikyrah’s Rant

Open Thread | It Was A COUP Attempt! A C-O-U-P!!

Let’s be absolutely clear on what happened on January 6th. The President of United States attempted a COUP against the duly elected future President of the United States. Period. Make no mistake. It was an inside job, full of aiders … Continue reading

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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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Open Thread | The Democratic Party Convention is Over: Do You Have A Voting Plan?

The adorableness😍😍😍🤗🤗 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸#DemConvention pic.twitter.com/WY5NmDgfR1 — 2020 #DemConvention 🇺🇸 (@DemConvention) August 21, 2020 Well, the Democratic Convention is over. Joe Biden and Kamala Harris are the team that we need to be in the White House come January 2021. Now, it’s … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Why This Moment In Time?

Yesterday was the homegoing service for George Floyd. Been thinking a lot, as I watched the protests from across the world. Why this incident? Why now? I don’t really have an answer, except for that I don’t think it was … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Tell That Truth

This bullshyt story about Biden. ” Believe all women?” I think not. The pages of history of THIS COUNTRY are littered with the blood of Black men at the end of some White woman’s FALSE ACCUSATION.😠😠 ” Believe all women?” … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Some Words About the GOP and COVID-19

I have tried to put into words, but only feel pure, unadulterated RAGE when I think about the response to COVID-19, across the board from the GOP. I mean, a pulsating rage that I can feel is raising my blood … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Just Say No To Mayor Pete 😒😒

You know, I had dismissed Mayor Pete long ago. Mayor of a small town in Indiana being qualified for President? No, I don’t think so. But…he went to Harvard… So did Julian Castro. …and, he was a mayor of a … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | There’s A Reason Why They Call It – ‘ A Deal With the Devil’

Cause, the Devil ALWAYS WINS. This has bothered me ever since I read it on Monday. I still come back to the same question: ARE.THESE.PEOPLE.SERIOUS.? DA PHUQ? ICYMI: ; For Black Lives Activists, Engaging in Trump’s Pardon Politics Feels Like … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | I Don’t Feel Fear….I Feel Anger

This was the subject of a post over at Balloon Juice. Just Saying – Open Thread by Cheryl Rofer October 13, 2017 A number of commenters have said that Trump’s behavior makes them afraid. His behavior is, in many ways, … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | They passed Trumpcare in the House. Evil to the core.

I haven’t felt this kind of rage since November 9th. But, rage, it is. I’m glad that I told myself that I would NEVER get to the acceptance stage, so I’m back where I was on November 9th. These sociopaths … Continue reading

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