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Archives: July 29, 2018

Republicans Today: Defend racists, pedophiles, sexual deviance, and on and on...

Victor D. Hanson: Why Germany Engaged in an Unwinnable WWII

Presidential hopefuls head to the Hamptons

This Would Be A Good Start

Martin Luther King letter going for $95K

McFaul to meet with U.S. officials about possible indictment from Russia

At least BREXIT seems to be going quite well.

Giuliani: Cohen and Trump's legal teams have severed ties

USS Indianapolis: Survivor Accounts From the Worst Naval Disaster in U.S. History

Betty White reveals she has no plans to retire at age 96

UH OH, tRump 2020 campaign denies reports of Chinese flag manufacturing

Soybean farmers who voted for Trump vow to take their lumps, endure his tariffs "to the death"

Facebook should be held liable for fake news, say UK politicians

Tariffs. Consumers Caught In The Crossfire. The Collateral Damage Will Be Colossal.

This is really happening, not a movie set...

Im not sure what to think about this,

Why the hell was drumpf talking about Montenegro after meeting Putin?

Well then.. Enjoy the end..

US person 2 in the Maria Butina case is George O'Neill whose daughter worked in Trump transition.

FOX News and right-wing media are already branding Democratic Socialists as "socialists"...

When all transfer of funds lifted


To further prove my point

How about your thoughts here!

Tweet of the Day

Amusement parks are the biggest ripoffs on earth

Amazon hires 'Star Trek 4' writers to create 'Lord of the Rings' TV series

This Asshole Right Here..

"Trumptroll" is a truly awesome term that has to go into Websters & CED

The end of MoviePass? Service went down after it ran out of money

Rep. John Lewis hospitalized after falling ill on plane

Home Sweet Work

La louche! I'm trying Absinthe for the first time this evening

Poll in Military Times

Inside the mission to blow up the 2020 Democratic field

Anyone Who Wants A Decent Living W/Decent Pay/Health Care/Retirement Is A Socialist To GOP.

Saturday Nite Joke ---

Saturday night gin-and-tonic. With a twist of lemon.

My (Revised) suggestions for the Aug. 7 primaries (KS, MI, MO, WA)

"Show Of Hands" thread for those of you who, as kids, ordered crap from ads in comic books.

Jennifer Rubin implies Trump could be in really deep shit.

University of Colorado President Bruce Benson retires

White House uses foreign aid agency to give jobs to Trump loyalists

The housing market is slowing down, and that's a bad sign for the economy

Panic! at the Disco live in Raleigh NC tonight - holy crap what a show

He Was Dow's 'Dioxin Lawyer.' Now He's Trump's Choice to Run the Superfund Program. (NYT)

At Least 100 People to Walk on Sidewalk for Trump

Krugman: Why One Quarter's Growth Tells Us Nothing

Skins and Elad and Daivd. When we finally get that SOB we need a special post

Russia liquidates almost all of its holdings in US Treasury securities during run up to Helsinki

Republicans Betting Big on Colorado Into California Message

10 people shot in mass shooting in New Orleans

3 dead, 7 injured in South Claiborne Avenue shooting Saturday night: NOPD

Trans Women Say the State Department Is Retroactively Revoking Their Passports

Hey Incels & Looksmaxers

Mars is visible tonight with just your eyes 7/29/2018

L.A. School Board in Limbo After Member's Felony Plea

Noam Chomsky - 7/27/2018

Yemeni American Commits Suicide After Trump Travel Ban Bars His Family

NLG letter to Honduran officials demands justice and accountability for murder of Berta Cceres

trump is a,

Catholic clergy sex abuse investigation in Pennsylvania called 'bigger than Boston'

Peru sets referendum to 'legitimize' reforms after scandal

Noam Chomsky on Mass Media Obsession with Russia & the Stories Not Being Covered in the Trump Era

Media's Failure to Link Climate Crisis To Extreme Weather, New Report

My suggestions for the Aug. 11 and Aug. 14 Primaries (CT, HI, MN, WI, VT)

Brazilian celebrities hold 'Free Lula' concert in Rio

The Most Severe Effects Of Climate "Heating" May Be Coming Sooner Than Predicted.

del Encina: "Qu'es de ti, desconsolado?"-Baltimore Consort/Ireland: "Summer Evening""/Finzi:

100 days until the Nov elections, early voting begins sooner. May we be celebrating in 101 days.

Guiliani's statement, that experts say the tape was messed with, will go to trump voters brain

the t-rex is back #KremlinAnnex and the music is LOUD day 12

Former University of Colorado president John Buechner dies at age 82

1 Million Veterans March in DC Nov 10

A year after fiscal deal, Colorado may owe taxpayer refunds

Photoshop excellence

Prankster puts Putin's portrait in Trump's place on Colorado Capitol's wall of presidents

Firm proposes drilling 32 wells in Weld County southwest of Longmont's Sandstone Ranch

Colombian journalists say death threats reflect 'ugly' climate since presidential election

World Cup 2022: Qatar bid team accused of secret campaign to sabotage rivals

Colorado billboard replaces letter in 'GOP' with communist symbols

A 'F--- Donald Trump' yard sign sent angry man to Charlotte couple's front door

Eastern Orthodox Christian: Apolytikia for Agios Nektarios and Agios Spyridon/"Blessed Are You,

'No land for love or money': how gentrification hit the Mennonites

Rudy Giuliani: Michael Cohen Has Been Warned To Keep His Mouth Shut

Colorado's first rural complex for the homeless opens at full capacity

The British liberal running for office in Texas: 'The accent captures attention'

I mistakenly posted something here that I should have posted in GD... Edited:

Goat yoga? 'Naaaaah-maste'

Yeah... Fuck Jill Stein.

Ohio: Democrat Richard Cordray puts Republican governorship in jeopardy

Oh, please, Ted

Just in case you're keeping score...

Spiders, sewage and a flurry of fees - the other side of renting a house from Wall Street

Love and caring...

Meet the Indian priest-scientist who recently discovered that Milky Way had a 'sibling' galaxy

Hickenlooper says moderation is best path for Democrats

Yemeni American Commits Suicide After Trump Travel Ban Bars His Family

100 days out, Trump proves a destabilizing force over midterms

Lawmakers try to stop the spread of 3D guns

Officials remain silent regarding Rawlins fire chief arrest

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Appy Road Edition

Sheridan to host 2020 Hemingway Society conference

$6 million workforce training bill 'broken'

You think Trump is bad? Try Pence.

Trump golf resort wrecked special nature site, reports reveal

Is our Congress doing enough to protect our voting and elections system?

Frothy, Friess on Wyoming campaign trail

the tale of Lucy...

Yellowstone fire danger climbs

I see all sorts of articles about the expected "Blue Wave" and Democrats retaking

Democratic Socialists are not yet the majority in the Democratic Party...

Wyoming's struggling uranium industry presses president for quotas on imports

White people have no culture

What do these three movies have in common?

Matt Rosendale's self-dealing campaign loan highlights a finance loophole

Knockin on Heavens Door

Trump re-tweets July 2017 Cohen tweet calling Don Jr. "open, honest and transparent"

Abe Lincoln's poll numbers?

As Montana begins training new community health workers, Haiti may offer a window to the state's hea

Two Initiatives Certified for Montana Ballot in November

This is Cosmo (a dog). He's showing you how he mentally puppares for a hydrotherapy session....

My garden Tigers are waking up.

Bless this doggo who stole a GoPro (38 seconds of pure hilarity)

Pencil carving

Never forget how the racist scum traitor Russian lovin republicans treated President Obama!!!!!!

Montana health providers say damage is done after budget cuts

What's happened to us...??

Liberal secret-money network hammers House GOP

After shooting your bow and arrow with your feet is getting too easy ...

Army 'on standby to deliver food and medicine' if no Brexit deal is reached

Never forget how the racist scum traitor Russian lovin republicans treated President Obama!!!!!!

House Republicans Are In Total Disarray

Exclusive: BMW to raise prices of two U.S.-made SUV models in China

Pennsylvania clergy sex abuse report identifies over 300 'predator priests'

Palestinian protest icon Tamimi released from Israeli prison

Andrew Wheeler Met At Least 3X With Former Clients In Violation Of Administration "Ethics Rules"

Election Security - 2018

Trump calls press the 'Enemy of the People' after claiming he confronted publisher of New York Times

giuliani is now saying the audio tape was tampered with....

Michigan Village Elects Cat -- Ceremonially -- as Mayor

100s Of Sea Turtles Washing Up Dead In SW Florida; Likely Killed By Red Tide Bloom Now In 10th Month

Our mass delusion of American prosperity and national well being is killing U.S.

I've Never Even Met That John Barron Guy - He Doesn't Exist!

Trump: 'Many' border crossers using children for 'sinister purposes'

Morning Squash Blossoms at their best

Slowly, Grudgingly, Some American Cities Beginning To Retreat From The Rising Ocean

Jordan: If Rosenstein doesn't deliver, Meadows and I will force impeachment vote

Soybean farmers complain about Trump's trade war but say they'll stand by him 'to the death'

Effing crazy RW House members are nothing new

Trump: "I would be willing to "shut down" govt if the Democrats do not give us votes for the Wall!"

Trump's tariffs stifling Montana metal manufacturers, farmers; boosting lumber mills

Writer Greg Olear on "Dirty Rubles": Trump is "gravest existential threat" to America in 150 years

Since 2012, Not 1 Month Has Passed In California Without A Wildfire Somewhere In The State

Trump promotes Cohen tweet on Russia meeting 'nonsense'

Cordray puts Republican governership in Jeopardy

Karma - has no menu - You get served what you deserve.

This f---ing guy

Cordray puts Republican governership in Jeopardy

UPDATED Trump warns of government shutdown over border security

"Local woman perfects art of gardening without soil or vegetation touching shoes, hands or shears."

Happy National Lasagne Day! 😋

Happy National Chicken Wing Day! 😋

Newest U.S. Strategy in Afghanistan Mirrors Past Plans for Retreat

Bodega Cats Twitter Feed

Retired Marine rescues horses from raging California wildfire

In Georgia Governor's Race, a Defining Moment for a Southern State

Man Beaten and Arrested for Yelling "Do Your %#&*% Job" at Miami Cop

Anti-Semitic graffiti found on Carmel (IN) synagogue

A nation devoted to majority rule has a minority president

Sometimes the responses to Trump's tweets are hilarious. Here are two of them.

Serial Killer 'Accidentally' Kills Himself

Civil Rights Giant John Lewis in Hospital

Federal air marshals have begun following ordinary US citizens

Lest we forget how our thugresident operates...

Stalinism reborn right here in the good ol' US of A.

Two things that Repubs have done that Dems haven't...

Danny O'Connor, Oh 12 special election Tue Aug 7th, in Mansfield, red area

Investment Ads/Retirement Ads Just Plain Mostly Bullshit. Few People Will Retire Way We Are Going.

If the Trump Administration had their pictures made at Sears in the early 1980's

My master database of competitive 2018 election contests...

***BREAKING NEWS POLL*** No GDP Bump For Trump 38/52

Can any kitchen gadget experts identify this for me?

Cambodia's strongman Hun Sen declares victory

Watching the panel on MTP for MTP they are pretty brutal on trump right now

Quite a few are repeating the "fact" that, since 67 votes are necessary to impeach,

Tiny kitten rescue.

Who is leaking?

Question for our DU Marines:

Breaking News....Trump Threatens to shut down Government over Wall Funding......

San Juan mayor Cruz to endorse Nelson in Florida Senate race

Busted water line closes federal courthouse in Beaumont

Tracing the Changes in This Country

Cover up opioid crisis

Ted Cruz doesn't even understand how the Bill of Rights works

City of Alamo exec. secretary accused of leaking sensitive police information to drug traffickers

Just in: Statement from NYT Publisher A.G. Sulzberger, who says he told Trump his "language was not

Who was on Nixon's Political Enemies Hit List?

Polluting our rivers

Football Player Is First Out Athlete at a U.S. Military Academy

An evening with Arlo Guthrie

If there are TV cameras, then they aren't really stranded on a deserted island in this new show

Trans man wins monetary settlement after barber refuses to cut his hair

And you thought you had a bad day

"Extinction." Excellent Netflix original sci-fi-movie.

Michigan Democrats hope pot measure brings out youth vote

Symphony #3 "Scottish" Felix Mendelssohn

Is Fox News Blackmailing Trump?......

The Democrats should start calling Trump a socialist. Every fucking day.

Booming veteran tax exemption crippling Bell County area governments

what the hell is Trump referring to with this morning's tweet?

Charles Blow to Trump: "There's no such thing as fake news."

N.Y. Times publisher says he told Trump that attacks on media could lead to violence

Harry Truman on the Democrats differences and the need to stick together.

Assholes Serve A Purpose

Master trolling! Russian soldiers guard the remnants of Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame Star.

How to Resist

Taxi turf war at San Diego airport as cabbies struggle for survival ...

Look at Ivanka's face when Dolt 45 announces dirt on Hillary on Monday

Pete Souza, bringing more shade & "enemy of the people"

Scaly Bark Watermelons?

Obama vs. Sanders...

Current metrics says big Democratic 2018 win, Do not believe it

Teen creates site giving children answers on deportation

Promise 12/ AA/ 7/29 gratitude

DNC Acquires Voter Cell Phone Numbers

Strong words from Avenatti:

You would've thought SOMEONE would have noticed

BREAKING: CIA Declassifies sensitive photos from the 1963 Moscow fair...

"No one minding the store at WH on cyberthreats."

Eric Holder: 'Yeah, I'm interested' in White House bid

When I think a Russian bot is replying to me on Twitter

Do any DUers live in a pecan growing region?

Harvey Weinstein's Insurers Balk at Paying His Legal Bills

DUers, with regard to the now infamous Trump Tower meeting,

Need to watch this too...

Jerrold Nadler is going be our generation's Peter Rodino.

Weekend (still) TOONs - Signs and Theme Songs Edition

Federal appeals court vacates Mountain Valley Pipeline approvals

Cumberland landfill, fiercely opposed by locals, would be state's first new mega dump in two decades

A shut down if Congress does not fund the wall?

Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony #2

School detention slips

Protesters chant anti-Putin slogans at Moscow rally against retirement age plan

Chesapeake Bay clean-up: Pennsylvania lagging in reducing pollution

Perhaps Sulzberger should've read this before the meeting:

Meghan McCain: I got married because of Trump

Cool pics for a hot day (Banff National Park, Canada - July 2018):

To DU, thanks for being their.

'Growing up in the 50s' a video on youtube. Games--London Bridge; Red Rover, Red Rover; jump ropeetc

Facebook's results suggest it is short of new users and goodwill

Govt. Enforcement Action & Penalties for Corporate Lawbreakers Plunge, New Report

Preview For This Week's Top 10 Conservative Idiots

Spicer threatens legal action over AP report

My, my. Russia Today really doesn't like Michael Cohen: "All the President's Vermin"

What Fiction are you reading this week, July 29, 2018?

Yesterday I listened to a crazy homeless man and a Trumpie. Guess which one was saner.

NYT publisher: I told Trump his anti-press rhetoric 'will lead to violence'

MI-GOV: Interesting tweet about one of yesterday's El-Sayed/Ocasio-Cortez rally

Shut it down!

We Have Always Had Bad Politicians But How Did We End Up W/So Many Absolutely Evil Ones?

El Paso County Deputies Started a Fight Club to Reward Use of Force Against Prisoners

AOC is simply awesome.

Went to Mexico for Dental work Friday , 80% of the people in the waiting room are trumpers

How white supremacists split a quiet Rust Belt town

Times publisher warned Trump about labeling journalists as enemies

Andrew Kaczynski: every once in a while I think about how Mike Pence was 40 when he wrote this

Trump tweets he'd 'shut down' government if Democrats don't fund US-Mexico wall

Check out this animation of "The Dance of The Sugarplum Fairy". Very cool.

Erdogan: There was no deal to free US pastor Andrew Brunson

Busting Climate Change Myths Answers With Joe

Trump is pressuring the Fed to keep interest rates low. Nixon did it -- and damaged the economy

FLIPPABLE: Rosemary Bayer for MI-SD12

To be fair, it was at this point in Lincoln's presidency where his poll numbers took a dive...

Michigan Republicans look to keep big Senate majority; Democrats look for flips

On 2020: Trump says Obama took Biden "out of the garbage heap"

Sharice Davids - "My Story"

Sharice Davids: Fighting for Progress

Liars liar, lying....

Chances of Nunes being voted out? Has California had enough?

Democratic slogan for upcoming election

The Freedom Treason Caucus

This was the plan...the remedy is worse than the reality...

Documentary, "The Rape of Recy Taylor" (2017) A Heroic Woman Who Fought Back

Great, detailed podcast about frump's gangster past and present: Sarah Kendzior & Andrea Chalupa

Tonight a Documentary "All the President's Men Revisited"

Morons Are Governing America

Dogs are Amazing...

Three words to convince moderates and independents to vote for our side: "Checks and Balances"

Death Toll From Greek Wildfire Reaches 91 As Village Grieves

Is it possible search my posts? Is it possible to search for a DU username?

The Trump Administration's Census Cover Up

Is it time to reread A Canticle for Leibowitz?

Advocates warn of cover-up as Trump moves to scrap worker-safety rule

Ohh, I didn't know this about Maggie Haberman -

Online trolls manipulated your opinions: You never stood a chance of winning!

SOMEBODY had a bad round of golf today.....

HRC takes in love from Shubert audience attending Hello Dolly with Bette Midler.

CNN Moves VA-02 (Elaine Luria), VA-07 (Abigail Spanberger) In a "Blue" Direction, to "Toss-Up"

Has anyone here read "Sh*tshow.." by Charlie LeDuff?

Why Trump Should Be Blamed, Not Praised, for the High GDP Growth

Maxine Waters Calls Trumps's Shut Down Bluff

NEW CBS POLL: nearly all strong supporters of President Trump say they trust him for accurate....

Opposing Hillary Clinton As early as April 2016, the GRU was allegedly trying to use the Democrats'

Bad Moon Rising 1969-- prophecy or on a loop that gets worse ea time around??

This tweet (by Trump) sounds like someone with paranoid delusions.

Presidential candidate Martin O'Malley goes off on 'racist' and 'hate-filled' Donald Trump.July '15

Arthur Foote: "Suite in E major for String Orchestra"/Ravel: "String Quartet in F major"/


just bought a 1994 Toyota Corolla

Do tRumpers watch late nite comedy shows?

A disillusioned Charles Koch slips on his "I really don't care, do U" jacket prior to midterms

OMG, Mrs Betty Bowers, America's Best Christian for the win!

Emails From Trump Education Official Reveal Ties to For-Profit Colleges

Video: Constituents Get Kicked Out of Dave Brat "Open House" for Absolutely No Good Reason

The Hill - "It's time we start thinking about post-Trump America"

So, can I get a "sense of the board" vote? Some here believe that, if we retake the House and

Ted Lieu: "I can support a merit based immigration system based on the same criteria that allowed.."

My first summer home after Vietnam....

TOON: Trump's abortion bill

FLIPPABLE: Mallory McMorrow for MI-SD13

My 3 foot baby trump baby is on the way. I plan to get it aired up and hang it outside my building

Americans are desparately poor, and Conservatives don't seem to give a fuck.

What positive aspect???????

What a sick puppy we have as President....

Another reason to hate the stand your ground ruling.

Trump: "I turned (Mueller) down to head the FBI (one day before appointment as S.C.)"

Man arrested for hitting his girlfriend with Bible

A Mueller Full Life

Seafood ... always seafood!

Trump: "Why isn't Mueller looking at real Russian Collusion on the Democrats side-Podesta, Dossier?"

Thomas Cook axes trips to captive killer whale attractions


I love that Lanny Davis and Amenatti both clap back at Guliani and it is

Avenatti on dismantling the corrupt administration....

As Argentina's Macri attempts progressive makeover, millions are spent on abstinence advocate

As Argentina's Macri attempts progressive makeover, millions are spent on abstinence advocate

"Stonewall Democrats Club Chooses [Andrew] Cuomo Over [Cynthia] Nixon"

Trump decries Mueller probe as an 'illegal Scam'

CNN moves 12 House races in our direction.

New York Times Publisher and Trump Clash Over President's Threats Against Journalism.

Trump blasts media, calls journalists 'very unpatriotic' for reporting on government affairs

Let's Get The Show On The Road.

Immigrant girl hides in auto shop after escaping attendants from Florida detention facility

Saw "Mamma Mia, Here we go again". Loved it.

It's been 15 years. You know what I wonder?

Carr Fire Destroys Almost All Of The Small California Town Of Keswick, Pop. 450

GDP Is Growing, but Workers' Wages Aren't

New Veterans Affairs chief plans to reassign, sideline Trump loyalists now in power

Donald Trump: President for Life

And For My 45,000th Post: 3 CA Fires Hot/Big Enough To Produce Clouds Typical Of Volcanic Eruptions

Communist-era secret police files reopen old wounds in Albania


Trump STILL colluding:

Donald Trump IS NOT A LIAR

Homeless Man, 26, Gets Hundreds Of Job Offers After Passing Out His Resume On Highway's Median

"Tom Brady could have been my son-in-law."


Charles Koch says he'd work with Democrats who share his values

The Only WITCH HUNT Was BENGHAZI by Republicans Trump goes down as WORST President Ever

Trump, Russia, Possible Collusion (REMIX)

Rubik's cube us national championship streaming right now

Wife admits to killing husband after he purchased porn

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Monday, 30 July 2018

This is quite a ship of fulls--it's full of ships!

Ship of fulls--or full of ships?

Has Trump said one word about the California fires? nt

The midterm elections are the last obstacle to Trump's consolidation of power

Fetal Burial Trial Concludes

Deadly earthquake strikes Indonesian island of Lombok

The target is getting buggy

Is there something like ITunes for Xbox games that you

This has probably been asked before-

Manafort makes history as the subject of "the first trial stemming from charges brought" by Mueller.

10 Uncomfortable Truths About the American Revolution

Austin Equity Office proposes renaming 7 Confederate streets - and even the city itself

If someone who used to live in your house 20 years ago came by wanted wanted to see inside...

Oh, please do campaign six or seven days a week

This artist does impressive color ballpoint pen drawings:

''I'm honored to be with everyone tonight at the Vermont Workers' Appreciation Dinner.''

Putin's Puppy

Rep John Lewis is out of the Hospital. From April Ryan

Homing the kitties update

I thought I knew a lot about snakes--but rattlesnakes swim in lakes? Yes, RATTLESNAKE

Bad Lip Reading Kim/Cheato Summit

Pacific Northwest critters! Hang in there!

John F Kennedy argues for universal healthcare

US Rep. John Lewis released from hospital with 'clean bill of health'

CNN: Audio expert analyzes released Cohen tape.

OMG, I just saw a picture of Ivanka .

Sabato's Crystal Ball: Dem advantage in the House, countdown to 2018 midterms hits 100 day mark

I keep hearing that this will be the year for victorious Democratic women candidates.

Is Alan Dershowitz OK?

CBS Board to Meet Monday to Consider Moonves' Fate, Set Investigation Plans

I Dated Monica Lewinsky - Jake Tapper

Stupid racists

Documents: Trump golf course damaged protected sand dunes

Avenatti to Giuliani: "Buckle up buttercup"

Karl Valentin & Liesl Karlstadt

Trump's economic victory lap is full of embellishments and exaggerations

Journey to the Center of the Galaxy APOD 2018 July 29