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Thursday Open Thread | #BettyShelby found not guilty in death of Terrence Crutcher

A crowd gathered outside the courtroom after a jury found Tulsa police Officer Betty Shelby not guilty of first-degree manslaughter in the shooting death of Terence Crutcher, an unarmed black man, last year. “Bring her out,” the crowd yelled, referring … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Someone needs to sue Customs for this unlawful harassment

THIS is what’s happening to American Citizens who ‘fit the profile’: This is outrageous. CBP detained the former police chief of Greenville, NC for 90 minutes From Facebook: Hassan Aden Yesterday at 3:27pm · Details of my CBP Detention at … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread

Good Morning. I hope you are enjoying this weekend with family and friends. The Queen of Soul announced her retirement from touring. Have a happy, long retirement, Ms. Franklin.

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Thursday Open Thread | The Healthcare Battles of 2017

When I think of the problems that will occur for the common man because of the November 8, 2016 election, nothing is more pronounced than the problems coming with regards to healthcare. Healthcare is one-sixth of the American economy. Before … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Elections, Affordable Care Act, Health, Health & Nutrition, Open Thread, Politics | Tagged , , , , , | 87 Comments

Tuesday Open Thread | Where We Are….

From the Los Angeles Times: Americans who voted against Trump are feeling unprecedented dread and despair Dread of the Trump presidency is weighing on many American families. Dec 21, 2016 I have never seen anything quite like the grief being … Continue reading

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Singer George Michael Dead at the Age of 53

I’m so done with 2016. DONE!! From The New York Times: George Michael, Pop Superstar, Has Died at 53 By JON PARELES DEC. 25, 2016 George Michael, the creamy-voiced English songwriter who sold tens of millions of albums in the … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread

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