Contemplation of current events. Two classes thereof. One class is the very slow, but accelerating revelation of pedophiles and other sexual criminals. Class two is the Clinton invisible suit of armor.
At one point, I decided Nancy Pelosi wasn't funny anymore. She still isn't. She's delusional
Warning: do not have anything in your mouth when listening to this.
I was asking myself: "self, what is a day without sunshine like?" Answer: a day without an Awan story. There's gonna be plenty of sunshine now.
Okay, then I asked myself: "self, what is a day without news?" Answer: a day without a story of political corruption.
So, now this is going to be beautiful day. You want Awans? We got 'em. You want corrupt congress critters? You are in luck, we got a whole lot of them.
It only took roughly 18 months, but the Washington Post has decided to allow some facts to get in the way of slandering Bernie supporters.
The excellent article was written by Symone D. Sanders, the former national press secretary for Bernie Sanders.
Normally I spend my time knocking the corporate elites of the Democratic Party, but this time I have some choice words for the rank-and-file Democratic voter.
Let's start with John McCain. A man who has never met a war he didn't like.
Having a few idle hours, I visited a friend, a friend who was cursed by owning a Television set, so rightfully called the Boob Tube, by which he could watch all the MSM horseshit without realizing that he wasn't getting even half of the story.
My phone company calls itself CREDO, which I keep because they're nice folks. But CREDO persists in imagining itself to be "political," so in my email they send me this:
The substance of it is as follows:
Consider the still-evolving story of sedition and treason in addition to the banal but harmful corruption of our political system underlying the Awan Brothers thievery of material (computer stuff) but more importantly information, much of it classified or higher security. The story for those unaware has been told dozens if not hundreds of times in the alternate media, of which we are members.
Gah. We have been doing our usual deal camping in Africa for a couple of months etc since April and only checking in from time to time, but when we do we are astounded at the attacks on all we hold dear by the current gov, the duopoly, and Mr. Trump.
This afternoon, instead of being out getting in some exercise further exploring old Venetia we got roped into reading C99 and other news.
is not that Will Menaker told the Clintonites they had to "bend the knee." It's the idea that we could ever work with those people again. Those people being the ones who *run* the neoliberal side of the party: politicians, pundits and their donors/employers. The people who did this:
and then this:
Inspired by a citation from gjohnsit's essay "the rise of the dirtbag left", I felt obliged to introduce you, dear readers to the (implausible) state of Kekistan.
Here is my comment from the thread following his article:
Don't worry, this article will not be filled with wonderful mathematic formulas, but is to be inferred in a perhaps allegorical way.
It's about 8 months after the electoral college handed Dipshit Dumpsterfire Trump the presidency (With the help of Hillary Clinton and the DNC) and the Democratic Party is still whining. Yet for all that whining, they can't seem to shake the very tactics, non-policies and toxic identity politics that led to their loss to begin with.
Jill Stein gets it. Unfortunately, she had to learn the hard way.
Seven months after the election, the attacks on her presidential bid have continued.
Caitlin Johnstone points out that partisan Democrats still can't stand the idea that someone on the left ran for president and got some votes.