Tag Archives: Open Thread

Open Thread | More on Vaccinations

Update on Vaccinations. It makes such a difference to have a Federal Administration that actually wants to help you and not kill you. But, I am tired of folks trying to gaslight people about the J and J vaccine. Is … Continue reading

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Vernon Jordan, Civil Rights Leader and Power Broker, Dead at 85

I loved his deep booming voice. His sharp wit. Vernon Jordan, Civil Rights Leader and D.C. Power Broker, Dies at 85 Mr. Jordan, who was selected to head the National Urban League while still in his 30s, counseled presidents and … Continue reading

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Open Thread | As They Push to Re-Open Schools…..

Let’s take a look at a study about COVID and transmission in schools.   @Epi_D_Nique and I collaborated to provide a user-friendly review of the CDC’s study on #Covid_19 spread in elementary #schools in one Georgia district. This study is … Continue reading

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Open Thread | What A Waste Of Resources😠

I didn’t even know this was a situation. All the underserved communities out there, and they have the nerve to not have these doctors in the pipeline? This is absolutely ridiculous. ‘I Am Worth It’: Why Thousands of Doctors in … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Got My First Shot

Well, I took my first shot last Thursday. I admit that I was part of the folks that said ‘ wait and see’. I was willing to do that. I had been living with masking and all the precautions for … 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 | Some Thoughts About Impeachment 2, Insurrection Boogaloo

I don’t know what the color of the sky is in some folks’ world. Where were we supposed to find 17 QPUBLICANS for conviction? One witness. 301 witnesses. Would not have mattered when you have foresaken your oath to The … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Lack of Equity In Vaccinations

This thread:   Unacceptable, but very intentional. We can not play surprised when:🔹Phase 1a is 70% White🔹 Phase 1b (65+yo) are 77% White🔹 70% of pharmacies are in white neighborhoods 🔹 Black/Brown communities are 2x less likely to have hospital … 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:https://t.co/51p2z6cZIJ — Michael Beschloss (@BeschlossDC) February 9, 2021 The Constitution … Continue reading

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Open Thread | The Impeachment Trial Is Needed For History

We have to get all the evidence out there. We have to get it on the record. What we aren’t going to do is allow the QOP to pretend that January 6, 2021 was no big deal. 😠😠 I think … Continue reading

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