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Thank you John Lewis and House Democrats on behalf of my family's tragedy with gun violence !

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Cheri Blair, my son’s former fiance’ was shot six times in the back of the head by being in the wrong place at the wrong time over in Alabama. She and my son had broken up and she had gone to Alabama...

message discipline democrats
 

Looks Like Some Message Discipline For Democrats

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Just something I have noticed while watching one of the useless cable network channels. From on down, Democrats are calling the AR-15 and similar guns “weapons of war.” Frankly, I...

 

The GOP is a Grave Danger to the Republic

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Approaching the news stand this morning to pick up the papers, from about twenty feet away my eye caught this at the top of the New York Daily news: Finally, a sane GOP senator! I didn't have to...

 

The Villages, Florida.. I want SEX now... Used same rifle as Orlando shooter.

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This guy used the same kind of semi automatic and he gets charged with criminal mischief and burglary. Of course he is white and probably claiming to be Christian but terror is terror. This man in...

albert camus
 

Bribes, Boulders, and Suicide

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In the eyes of any other writer, Albert Camus had an intimidating talent for opening his books. In his 1942 novel The Stranger , he begins with the unforgettable “Aujourd'hui, maman est morte. Ou...

Donald Trump
 

Can someone please turn this into Mighty Mouth cartoonjust for the Ducking Donald

Brought to you in living color…...ORANGE…. This guy had to be in love with this cartoon.. Can’t think of a funnier theme song as long as he doesn’t even get to be as relevant as a mouse.. It has to...

 

The Girl of Your Dreams

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Deep in the depths of Morrissey’s back-catalogue lies Southpaw , a slightly epic experiment in sound and storytelling. Here, the transition between the innocence of childhood and the loneliness of...

 

Orlando, Outraged and Overwhelmed

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The largest mass shooting in modern history murders 50 and injures many more, and while we do send thoughts and prayers to Orlando it’s also clear thoughts and prayers just aren’t enough. We could...

 

Start With The Basics Pt 1

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[I]t is reasonable to hypothesize that individuals who are physiologically and psychologically responsive to negative stimuli will tend to endorse public policies that minimize tangible threats by...

 

Republicans Know They Are Losing the High Ground On Guns

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You can always tell when Republicans are losing on the merits of a debate when they show up en mass on what we laughingly call TV news shows. This is happening on the gun control debate. The...

Martin Sandbu
 

Martin Sandbu is the author of Europe’s Orphan: The Future...

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Martin Sandbu is the author of Europe’s Orphan: The Future of the Euro and the Politics of Debt. He also writes the daily Free Lunch column for the Financial Times. This is one of the most enjoyable...

 

Upside Downtrodden - episode 140

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EPISODE 140 MAIN ISSUE: FILM and CINEMA EPISODE 140 TOPICS: BATHROOM HUMOR ME AND WASH YOUR HANDS, OUR FANS MAKE US COOLER, THE RIDICULOUS 6 MISFIRES, NO CONCESSIONS WITH MOVIE SNACK PRICES,...

archipelagos
 

The Shawl

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The archipelagos of Indonesia represent an unending playground of volcanoes, rainforests, and temples. Like many of the nation’s myriad islands, Bali is emblazoned by a panoply of coral reefs. Here,...

shooting pulse nightclub
 

End Mentality of Violence With Your Ballot

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My only thought when I saw the news Sunday morning was “We are a lost and broken people.” Damaged by bad politics, our nation continues to elect a Congress that sways to the side of the gun...

Pulse Night club Shooting
 

The American Wasteland

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From this blog. less than three weeks ago, May 24, 2016: "This is not "the land of the free". If you are under the delusion that, as an American, you are freer than a citizen of, say, Norway or...

Trump tweets congrats to self
 

Trump tweets congrats to self on Orlando Massacre and faces Backlash!

This story pretty much writes itself. Self centered ..Donald Trump congratulates himself in the midst of mourning of the Orlando Massacre. I literally am watching Florida dividing and hating like I...

Nightclub Shooting
 

Hate Crime in Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando

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First, I would like to send my deepest condoles to the friends and family of the 103 people killed and injured during the mass-shooting in Pulse today. I've been watching media reports all day. And...

hillary clinton
 

Like It or Not: It's Hillary

Like it or not (and I have to confess that I don't like it one bit) is, at this hour, the presumptive nominee of the Democratic Party, and, barring a miracle, it is she who will be...

hillary clinton
 

As a Bernie Supporter, if I can get behind our nominee..anyone can. Just do it !

I can understand disappointment. I can understand feeling like I have been sold down the river. I want to explain why getting behind our nominee is important and why if anyone had a reason to be...

hillary clinton
 

Knockout Punch?

With victories on a big primary night, delivered a blow -- to the glass ceiling of presidential primaries. is still standing for now with a campaign mobilizing millions...

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