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Doug Jones wins Alabama Senate seat

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Hell of a way to say thank you. New York Giants bench Eli Manning

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Jimmy Kimmel was on fire last night, accepts Roy Moore invitation to fight

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This Day in Music: November 30, 1982 – Michael Jackson releases Thriller worldwide

Thriller was Michael Jackson’s sixth solo studio album. It would become the best-selling record album in history.

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Jim Nabors – dead at 87

Jim Nabors is best known for his role as a goofy Marine recruit in the mid-late 1960s sitcom Gomer Pyle USMC. It was a character developed for The Andy Griffith Show in the early ’60s. Nabors/Gomer also had an impressive … Continue reading

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Headlines

New York Times: NBC fires Matt Lauer over sexual misconduct allegation CNN:  White House defends anti-Muslim Trump tweets, says it doesn’t matter if videos are real The Hill:  Mueller delays Flynn associate’s testimony amid plea deal rumors New York Times: … Continue reading

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It’s all good for Roy Moore

Another example of strange politics: Roy Moore is being helped by the spread of sexual harassment allegations. Few cases are as bad as Moore’s yet daily widening scandals are contributing to oft-heard, classic voter cynicism–‘they all do it’. Not true … Continue reading

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The Democrat in the Alabama Senate Race runs as a non-white supremacist

As Mother Jones reported in a recent article, the cases for which Doug Jones, the Democrat up against Republican Roy Moore in the Alabama special Senate election, “is most famous were his successful 2001 and 2002 prosecutions of two Ku … Continue reading

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Sen. Sanders to run for reelection to the Senate as an Independent

I go on about this a lot because it annoys me. The Hill reported today that “Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) has confirmed that he will run for reelection in the Senate as an independent in 2018, despite recent pressure from … Continue reading

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This Day in America: October 18, 1867 – The U.S. takes possession of Alaska

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This Day in Politics: August 2, 1923 – Vice President Calvin Coolidge become U.S. President upon the death of President Warren G. Harding

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Kid Rock for U.S. Senate – shoot me now

Yes, that Kid Rock for Senate crap is still out there, as the jackass himself has recently said he is “exploring” the idea and planning a press conference sometime in the next six weeks to address the issue. “I was … Continue reading

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A pro-Trump group works the refs with a new ad on the Russian probe

The ad attacks special counsel Robert S. Mueller III and generally swipes at the investigation into the “Trump campaign’s possible cooperation with Russian interference in the 2016 election.” Nut-job conservative talker Tomi Lahren is featured in the ad, called “Witch … Continue reading

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Is this what Republicans mean by calming the rhetoric? Disgusting

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Fox News drops “fair and balanced”

On a day when most people are thinking and talking about the horrific shooting in Virginia, some lighter news might be welcome. New York Magazine is reporting today that Fox News is dropping the trademark most thinking people saw as … Continue reading

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Jeff Sessions gets the vapors before the Senate (video)

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Morning Headlines

CNN Politics: 9th Circuit deals Trump travel ban another defeat Washington Post: D.C. and Maryland AGs: Trump ‘flagrantly violating’ emoluments clause The Hill: Trump says he’s accomplished more than anyone but FDR in six months Politico: Sessions to testify in open hearing before Senate … Continue reading

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Georgia 6th special: Ossoff pulls ahead in new poll; Republicans release desperate ad (video)

The special House election for the Georgia 6th is just eleven days away, and while all eyes were on Washington yesterday for former FBI Director James Comey’s stellar performance, things are heating up down south. According to a new poll … Continue reading

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Because Trump is a lying sack of crap. What was the question again? (video)

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D-Day: June 6, 1944 (video)

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