Saturday, August 31, 2019

We don't know how many have been killed. We don't know the motivation. But here's what we do know: This is fucked up

Four of the deadliest mass shootings in modern history have taken place in Texas. Gov. Abbott and lawmakers’ response? On Sept. 1, guns will be allowed in school parking lots, lessors can't prohibit guns, and guns can be carried during a natural disaster without a permit.

The human brain evolved to assume truth first and ask questions later, leaving us open to manipulation by language and images

DEVELOPING: A gunman is at large in a hijacked mail truck in Texas and "shooting at random people," according to Odessa Police Department. There are "multiple gunshot victims," police said

Trump's super PAC paid $910,000 to a company with no CEO and only a few employees, which turns out to be owned by Trump's campaign manager. Grifting aside, this could actually be illegal because campaigns aren't supposed to coordinate with super PAC

Incredible. Thousands of Londoners are marching on Buckingham Palace. America, it’s time to march on the White House

One rich American is responsible for much of the ongoing destruction of the Amazon — and he happens to be a top donor to Trump and McConnell

Thousands of people have gathered in central London, protesting against plans to suspend Parliament, ahead of #Brexit More than 30 rallies are taking place in locations across the UK today

The “Straight Pride” parade. The streets are absolutely quiet on the sidelines, with counter-protesters silently recording them. There’s been a lot of talk about not feeding trolls so this isn’t that surprising.

The organizers of the Straight Pride Parade had a press conference. One of the questions asked: “What do you say to taxpayers who want to know why you’re wasting this city’s resources because you three guys can’t get laid?”

I will vote for any Democratic nominee, even Warren or Sanders, despite my profound disagreement with their far-left agenda. Saving American democracy from a mad king matters more than the specific policies of his successor.

Yes, Trump loves his daughters, Tiffany and Ivanka. In a Trump way. Like sexual objects. Like he sees all women. WARNING: This video may make you sick.

Rep. Jim Jordan Is Named in New OSU Sexual Abuse Lawsuit


It’s about time you started sanctioning Saudi Arabia who was behind 9/11 and numerous terrorist groups that continue to destabilize the region and who is their number one financier.

Category 4 Dorian is expected to threaten the Florida coast and then turn north toward Georgia and South Carolin

The Trump Associates Benefiting From a Tax Break for Poor Communities: Kushner, Scaramucci, Chris Christie

I suppose it shouldn't surprise anyone that it turns out Trump is also hideously cruel to his own daughter

Wow. Congrats to law enforcement. Fentanyl was being sent through the mail. The drug was originating from China and being ordered by Americans Law enforcement seize enough fentanyl to kill 14 million people

I talked about the time you had bikers bring cocaine to ‘Apprentice’ after party last night in my set, also that time you made Ivanka give you a lap dance when she was 16 and hosting ‘Miss Teen USA’ hope that doesn’t violate my NDA. Sorry.

You gotta watch this supercut of all the times Trump talks about “big, strong guys” who cry while thanking him for saving America. and Oliver Noble do it again.

Some of these pro-Remain protestors are holding up banners saying “Defend Democracy”. Oh, the irony

Why's Trump suddenly tweeting or retweeting praise of random Republican senators this morning? Because they told him there was a real chance of Senate Republicans finally breaking with him on tariffs, guns, election security, Russia, Afghanistan and other issues when they return.

BREAKING: We just filed for an emergency injunction to stop Tennessee's voter registration restriction law from going into effect.

The FBI used Oregon’s new “red flag” law to seize guns from a former Marine who allegedly threatened to “slaughter” Antifa demonstrators at the "Proud Boys" rally in Portland

Donald Trump’s attempt to reignite his feud with Fox News on Saturday morning backfired, when he accidentally called its widely watched primetime host Sean Hannity a “shoe.”

Blame everyone else leadership

The kind of analysis that foreign intel services must now be doing because of Trump’s security breach

Moscow mitch blocked Garland AND other judges. Betting he knew PUTIN was COMING. He then broke every rule to shovel in unqualified and RIGHT WING ideologues. As one of his minions blocks the right to see conman Trump's tainted taxes WE CAN SEE CLEARLY NOW

This tribe believes they are the guardians of the Amazon rainforest and they are worried about its future. "In the forest there are many things, fruits, fish, animals and also our medicine. Our concern is that if the forest is gone, people will also end."

Hundreds of Russians rally to demand free election still ran the column. The shitty, bullying, self-aggrandizing column. What is going on over there?

Yesterday, a man was released after serving 35 years for robbing a bakery of $50. Today, 2 NYPD officers accused of raping an 18 y/o woman in their van & bribery will receive probation.

Y'all sent Martha Stewart to prison but won't even vote on Trump's impeachment. Da fuq?

If this is what I looked/sounded/presented like I wouldn’t tweet it. Trump is dissolving.

NEW: Brazil’s far-right nationalist leader Jair Bolsonaro called Trump last week to complain France, Canada and other G7 countries were unfairly hanging up on him over the Amazon rainforest fires. “Absolutely, we will be a voice for Brazil,” Trump replied.

How Brazil's nationalist leader Bolsonaro built a bond with Trump and won his support in Amazon fires dispute

Washington's latest move targets Chinese-made products like TVs and apparel that could cost the typical American consumer.

Now key sectors are fighting back, including farming, manufacturing, and retail, saying that the trade war is damaging their businesses, costing jobs and hurting their wallets.