Saturday, December 12, 2020

MAGA protesters chant "Destroy the GOP" at pro-Trump rally


Holy shit. Congressman-elect Bob Good of Virginia starts speaking and immediately proclaims, "this looks like a group of people that gets it. This is a phony pandemic."


disturbingly dystopian shit at the Trump dead-ender rally in DC


At $20,000/day, I wouldn't be either.


“Stop the Steal” rally — Washington, DC: Mike Flynn wanted his sister to sing a song with the crowd and suggested “God Bless America”. Wait for it. You can’t make it up...


Am I the only one - who took Alex Jones’ unhinged remarks as an actual threat towards our President Elect? because that’s exactly how I took it...anyone else?


doesn't seem right for church officials to be involved in blatant political activities like this


[Recap] Free speech in Hong Kong is under threat as activist Tam Tak-chi awaits trial over slogans


Are chains really necessary as 73-year-old Jimmy Lai is denied bail on charges of running an independent media outlet (which now happens to violate Beijing's draconian "national security"--meaning Chinese Communist Party security--law for Hong Kong).


This is real fucking bad


Perspective: Lifetime tenure meant even Trump’s Supreme Court picks could resist his pressure


“Right now, the most serious attempt to overthrow our democracy in the history of our of country is underway. Those who are pushing to make Donald Trump President, no matter the outcome of the election, are engaged in a treachery against their nation.”


"Switzerland has frozen the financial assets of the president of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, following the violent aftermath of the elections in the east European country."


BREAKING: The Supreme Court has rejected Texas’ lawsuit to overturn the results of the election. These are the 126 GOP members of Congress who supported it.


Activist Andy Chan Ho Tin has been acquitted of unlawful assembly and assaulting police in Sheung Shui last July. West Kowloon Magistrates Court ruled that the prosecution failed to prove Chan was involved. File photo:


The @TexasGOP would now like to secede from the Union along with other states on losing side of Supreme Court case. So maybe @realDonaldTrump can be president again of that new confederation of states.


If Mitt Romney had real courage, he would announce today that he is leaving the Republican Party, and forming a new Conservative Party, and invite elected Republicans who oppose the Texas lawsuit to follow him. As of today, the Republican Party can no longer be saved.


FDA’s chief scientist, in historic letter to Pfizer: “I am authorizing the emergency use of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID‐19 Vaccine for the prevention of COVID-19.”


White House threatens FDA chief’s job over vaccine approval


BREAKING: State-run media say Iran has executed once-exiled journalist who encouraged 2017 nationwide protests.


Governor Superspreader and family maskless tonight at crowded high school football game


The Texas GOP calls for secession less than an hour after my @BulwarkOnline article about how the GOP and the New Nevada secessionist party are now indistinguishable.


Rep. Devin Nunes said Friday that he had tested positive for COVID-19. This is the same guy who said in April that “all American politicians and the media need to stop looking at death counters.”


#HongKong pro-democracy media tycoon @JimmyLaiApple is led into a police van as he heads to court to be charged under the national security law on Sat. He is accused of conspiring with foreign forces to endanger national security. Photo: Peter Parks/AFP


The @TexasGOP is out with a statement in the wake of the Supreme Court decision, all but calling for secession: “Perhaps law-abiding states should bond together and form a Union of states that will abide by the constitution.”