Category Archives: Satire, humor

Democrats quietly debate expanding impeachment articles beyond Ukraine


Shhhhhhhh, hush now…most of the sources are anonymous and Deep Background…  And yeah, it’s kinda a throw-away post, but it proved too irresistible to pass up…

The title’s from the Washington Post, via inquirer.com (not likely behind a paywall), Dec. 3, 2019, by Rachael Bade

“Members of the House Judiciary Committee and other more liberal-minded lawmakers and congressional aides have been privately discussing the possibility of drafting articles that include obstruction of justice or other “high crimes” they believe are clearly outlined in special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s report — or allegations that Trump has used his office to benefit his bottom line.
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get your free Impeach Trump bumper stickers here!

I’ll let CNN set the stage, then I’ll trade off squibs from CNN, abc news, Bloomberg, wsws.org, foxnews.com, and sputniknews.com, sometimes quite in contrast.  I’ve brought some of the videos CNN has on youtube (not that I’ve watched, sorry) in order that we all might be able to see what the various actors in this production look like, sound like, and so on.  Spooky Schiff; Taylor?  OMG: Desiccated Turtle face or worse?

But lest we believe that Ukraine-gate is a replacement for a failed Russia-gate, this televised hearing put that notion to rest.  Also, the House is in a major hurry to get all this finished ahead of the first primaries in…Iowa? Continue reading

a few ocasio tweets from my favorite tankie

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What Evils *Don’t* Lurk in the Heart of Vladimir Putin?

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NATO summit in brussels: day one (day two in comments)

Surreal, if totally expected, given his insane military history , Southern Command, and run for president as a D.

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because democracy dies in darkness…and drowns in #Fake News…


…Trump’s poodle Emmanuel Macron is promising bans on Fake News during French elections, and is about to introduce legislation allowing emergency blocks and legal actions against Fake News websites.  The legislation would include increased transparency about sponsored content, including the financing; the amount of funding would be capped.
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Beauregard’s Newest Iteration of Reefer Madness; Holy Smokey Joe! What.a.Schmuck™.


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