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Weekend Update 1/21/2017: Kind is the new sexy

Yesterday’s mostly trump-free Friday Links were a bit longer than my usual weekly round-up of news and interesting links, with about 90-links. That was without the 14 trump-related links in the companion… 1,180 more words

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Resistance Report

I’m not going to watch the inauguration. I don’t particularly feel like even appearing to be cheering while a facist ignoramous is sworn in and begins to dismantle everything that actually makes America worth living in. 257 more words

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Maybe just a little bit of schadenfreude

I really had intended to write some more posts about things I like rather than delve into some of the horrid things going on in the world this week, but a few of these things can’t wait for Friday links: 946 more words

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Bubbles and misinformation (going way beyond confirmation bias)

A bunch of people are sharing a Facebook conversation from a guy cheering the repeal of Obamacare while a bunch of acquaintances and strangers try to explain to him that the… 781 more words

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Today on Tommy T's Local Yokels - letter of interest

Good people – I’d like to tell you about someone I met yesterday at the Democrats HD65 strategy / committee elections meeting Saturday.

His name is Young Sung, and he’s an impressive individual. 309 more words

Political Crack

Today on Tommy T's Obsession with the Freeperati - grate expectations edition

Hi, good people – hope your holidays are happy ones!

This is a quickie, since our house is about to be visited for the weekend by daughters-in-law, their husbands, and FIVE grandchildren, and this morning I expect to be sound asleep. 814 more words

Stupid Republican Tricks

’Zat you, Santa Claus?

Once again, some butt-hurt white guys are calling for a boycott and otherwise losing their minds because someone has hired an African-American man to play Santa at a mall… 1,071 more words

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