Tag Archives: 2022 Elections

Open Thread | If You Aren’t Registering People To Vote, Telling Them to Check on Their Voter Registration…

Making sure that they have the right ID, if they are in a Voter ID state… Telling them when their elections are…. You aren’t serious about what just happened with the Supreme Court. If someone is pursing their lips to … Continue reading

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Roe vs Wade Is Gone

We knew that it was coming, but it still is infuriating. I had a longer talk with Peanut on my lunch break. Told her that this decision was wrong on two levels: Taking away autonomy for women over their bodies … Continue reading

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Open Thread | The Attacks on the Vice President Are Obvious

One of the things that I have tried to do is learn from my mistakes. I will admit that one mistake that I made politically in 2016 was UNDERESTIMATING the misogyny against Hillary Clinton. I had factored in the misogyny … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Why the November Elections Are So Important

Nothing less than democracy itself is on the ballot in November 2022. Retweet if you agree 🙌🏽 pic.twitter.com/bt3AdbCA36 — Jennifer Carroll Foy (@JCarrollFoy) June 4, 2022 Anyone who tells you differently is lying to you. Anyone who tells you that … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Tired of the Everyone Expecting So Much of Democrats, and Not Holding Republicans to be Responsible for ANYTHING

I agree with this sentiment wholeheartedly. Democracy is LITERALLY on the Ballot in November 2022. Why isn’t THAT enough of a motivator? It's the same laziness and arrogance that places the burden on Black voters, specifically Black women, to save … Continue reading

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Open Thread | What You Are Not Going To Do

Is disrespect Black women. These are related to me: Democrats confront North Carolina blues https://t.co/3Vw9eD31AF via @politico #NCSen #CheriBeasley — Skeptical Brotha 💛🐝🌈 (@skepticalbrotha) May 22, 2022 And .@SymoneDSanders has something to say about how America is way too comfortable … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Latest Political Happenings

Lots of political happenings. First, some truth from 44. “People like Putin, and Steve Bannon for that matter, understand it’s not necessary for people to believe disinformation … You just have to flood a country’s public square with enough raw … Continue reading

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Open Thread | I Agree With This About President Biden

Biden should be able to claim credit for a public health triumph. Victory is tempered by heartbreaking loss of 900,000 lives. But when the pandemic recedes, deaths diminish, life returns to normal and prices recalibrate, there will be plenty to … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Been Past Time to Make Manchin Irrelevant

Phuck this trifling trick, “I’ve always said, ‘If I can’t go back home and explain it, I can’t vote for it.’” That is how Sen. Joe Manchin III (D-W.Va.) explained his announcement Sunday that he “cannot vote” for the hallmark … Continue reading

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Open Thread | The Infrastructure Bill IS A BFD!

The passage of the Infrastructure Bill IS a BFD. The joke during Dolt45’s term was that it was always “Infrastructure Week.’ But, despite holding the White House and both houses of Congress, nothing was ever passed. Well, Nancy Smash did … Continue reading

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