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by NotaPerson
Wed Sep 23, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Campaign Finance 2020
Replies: 267
Views: 16021

Re: Campaign Finance 2020

I want to donate to campaigns but not sure who is the best bang for the buck. I don't have a lot to spare so if there's no chance for that candidate or if that candidate is doing pretty well fundraising-wise, I'll pass. I'd rather send $$ to someone who is making headway in the polls. Any suggestio...
by NotaPerson
Fri Sep 18, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: Congressional Committees: Re FBI's Independence; Barr-Durham Investigation
Replies: 1471
Views: 102803

Re: Congressional Committees: Re FBI's Independence; Barr-Durham Investigation

I haven't read this article. I can get depressed enough by my own self, without 2016. WaPo - Devlin Barrett: Book excerpt: An FBI sex crimes investigator helped trigger 2016’s ‘October Surprise’ This article is adapted from “October Surprise: How the FBI Tried to Save Itself and Crashed an Election...
by NotaPerson
Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Larry Klayman
Replies: 4217
Views: 314345

Re: Larry Klayman

Zealous advocating for a client should never include lying to the district court and to the 9th. He has also misrepresented rulings to various courts. That's not zealous advocating, that is lying. IANAL, but I would think zealous advocating would include putting forth convincing legal arguments. A ...
by NotaPerson
Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: Teh Funny Stuffs
Topic: All Dogz Worthy
Replies: 2427
Views: 178108

Re: All Dogz Worthy


Puppy love — anarchist edition


https://bluebirdofbitterness.com/2020/0 ... 5LU5Ii-66k

Some amusing pics at the link.
by NotaPerson
Wed Sep 16, 2020 9:51 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: GET OUT THE VOTE 2020
Replies: 40
Views: 2046

Re: GET OUT THE VOTE 2020

SUPPRESS THE VOTE 2020* (* do we have a thread for that somewhere? ) University of GA. :snippity: UGA's campus in Athens is quite expansive (great college town and music scene --> go visit). This makes Athens-Clarke county solid blue -- if they can vote. The university managed to come up with a pla...
by NotaPerson
Sun Sep 13, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: New Diseases - Coronavirus
Replies: 5283
Views: 186865

Re: New Diseases - Coronavirus

Pfizer CEO: Coronavirus vaccine could be distributed in U.S. by end of year The chief executive of Phizer Inc. said Sunday that the pharmaceutical giant should know if its experimental COVID-19 vaccine works by the end of October — and if approved, it could be distributed in the U.S. by the end of ...
by NotaPerson
Sun Sep 13, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: U.S. House of Representatives Elections
Topic: Arkansas 2nd CD 2020
Replies: 2
Views: 78

Arkansas 2nd CD 2020

The incumbent is Republican French Hill. He withstood the blue wave in 2018, winning by a little over 6 points. He won by 21 points in 2016. His Democratic opponent this time is Joyce Elliott , a former high-school teacher who has served in the Arkansas state senate since 2009. Cook rates the distri...
by NotaPerson
Tue Sep 01, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: U.S. House of Representatives Elections
Topic: Virginia 5th CD 2020
Replies: 8
Views: 546

Re: Virginia 5th CD 2020

Democrats condemn Bob Good ad showing opponent Cameron Webb against images of rioting as ‘racist dog whistle’ Virginia Republican Bob Good dropped his first congressional campaign ad Monday, showing Cameron Webb, his Democratic opponent, against images of rioting in an unidentified location and try...
by NotaPerson
Thu Aug 27, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: U.S. House of Representatives Elections
Topic: Texas 2nd CD 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 72

Texas 2nd CD 2020

An Iranian-born progressive unseating a Trumpist veteran in Texas? It could happen. Crenshaw, a former Navy SEAL who received a Purple Heart in the war in Afghanistan, is considered one of President Trump’s most reliable surrogates. He’s currently fighting for reelection against Sima Ladjevardian, ...
by NotaPerson
Fri Aug 21, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Other Fringe Groups & Individuals
Topic: #Q #QAnon "The Storm” "Any Day Now" - Conspiracy Theories For Dummies: "The Mental Gonorrhea of Conspiracy Theories"
Replies: 1903
Views: 153300

Re: #Q #QAnon "The Storm” "Any Day Now" - Conspiracy Theories For Dummies: "The Mental Gonorrhea of Conspiracy Theories"

After endorsing the QAnon lady in Georgia (who will soon be heading to Congress), House Minority leader Kevin McCarthy has now denounced QAnon. And on Fox News no less. It's a start.

https://thehill.com/homenews/house/5131 ... ican-party
by NotaPerson
Fri Aug 21, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: U.S. House of Representatives Elections
Topic: New York 1st CD 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 89

New York 1st CD 2020

The incumbent is Republican Lee Zeldon. He withstood the blue wave in 2018, winning by about four percentage points. The Democrat running against him is Nancy Goroff : Goroff graduated from Harvard University with a degree in chemistry in 1990 and earned a Ph.D. in organic chemistry from the Univers...
by NotaPerson
Fri Aug 21, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: U.S. House of Representatives Elections
Topic: Kansas 2nd CD 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 154

Re: Kansas 2nd CD 2020

LaTurner's Democratic opponent will by Michelle De La Isla, former mayor of Topeka. Cook Political Report rates the district as "Likely Republican," having upped it from "Lean Republican" a couple of weeks ago. Not sure why they did that. But it should be noted that the current seat holder (Watkins,...
by NotaPerson
Thu Aug 20, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Can anyone stop Stephen Bannon?
Replies: 323
Views: 18405

Re: Can anyone stop Stephen Bannon?

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by NotaPerson
Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: Can anyone stop Stephen Bannon?
Replies: 323
Views: 18405

Re: Can anyone stop Stephen Bannon?

This news fills me with no small amount of joy.
by NotaPerson
Wed Aug 19, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Democratic National Convention 2020 - Postponed week of August 17th Milwaukee WI / Now Digital From Delaware
Replies: 200
Views: 8908

Re: Democratic National Convention 2020 - Postponed week of August 17th Milwaukee WI / Now Digital From Delaware

Yeah, after all those "LOCK HER UP!" chants, after all the times I've seen Facebook friends (mostly former friends now) claim Hillary belongs in prison, not to mention right wing media calling for treason charges to be brought against Obama, I hope any and all of Trump's crimes get exposed and prose...
by NotaPerson
Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Public Opinion
Replies: 266
Views: 16513

Re: Coronavirus: Public Opinion

CNN : And anger in this election lies more among the backers of former Vice President Joe Biden, the Democratic nominee for president, than supporters of Trump. In July 2016, 54% of Trump supporters said they were "very angry" about the way things were going in the US; now, 34% feel that way. Among...
by NotaPerson
Fri Aug 14, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: U.S. House of Representatives Elections
Topic: Virginia 5th CD 2020
Replies: 8
Views: 546

Re: Virginia 5th CD 2020

Internal poll shows neck-and-neck race brewing in Virginia House contest An internal poll conducted for the Webb campaign and obtained exclusively by The Hill shows Webb with 42 percent support among likely voters, narrowly trailing Good, who leads with 44 percent – a difference that falls within t...
by NotaPerson
Wed Aug 05, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: U.S. House of Representatives Elections
Topic: Michigan 13th CD 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 197

Re: Michigan 13th CD 2020

Representative Rashida Tlaib, a member of the “squad” of progressive congresswomen, has held off a repeat primary challenge from Brenda Jones in another victory for progressives A double digit win like that isn't "held off" it's a landslide.... Yeah, I lost count of how many articles I saw saying s...
by NotaPerson
Tue Aug 04, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: Congressional Committees: Re FBI's Independence; Barr-Durham Investigation
Replies: 1471
Views: 102803

Re: Congressional Committees: Re FBI's Independence; Barr-Durham Investigation

@Tom_Winter "NEW: The Dept. of Justice says they’ve completed their review of 29 FISA warrants that were flagged by the IG for being out of compliance and have found only 2 material errors and found that all of the applications contained sufficient basis for probable cause, a statement says. ETA. h...
by NotaPerson
Sat Aug 01, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: Bundy Ranch/Malheur NWR
Topic: Bundy related gossip and discussion
Replies: 16351
Views: 1251216

Re: Bundy related gossip and discussion

Is this Kelli who can’t wear a mask, or someone else? If it’s KKK, bull hockey. If it’s someone else, likely bull hockey. I didn’t watch but record away. You’re the one who looks bad and why we have an epidemic still spiraling. My WWII veteran father would have worn a mask proudly as part of his du...
by NotaPerson
Fri Jul 31, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus Humor
Replies: 862
Views: 49720

Re: Coronavirus Humor

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by NotaPerson
Thu Jul 30, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: U.S. House of Representatives Elections
Topic: Georgia 5th CD 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 308

Re: Georgia 5th CD 2020

Her Republican opponent is the nutty lady who tweated this nonsense this morning....

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Fortunately, given the voting patterns of this district, she doesn't stand a chance of being elected.
by NotaPerson
Thu Jul 30, 2020 10:26 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Sick or Dead by Stoopid
Replies: 305
Views: 13950

Re: Coronavirus: Sick or Dead by Stoopid

I'm all in for Gohmert taking hydrochloroquine. I would rather he do that and suffer a fatal heart attack than end up in the hospital subjecting health care workers to yet another asshole that feels no embarrassment about putting politics ahead of public health. Fuck him and all his ilk. I will fee...
by NotaPerson
Thu Jul 30, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: U.S. House of Representatives Elections
Topic: Virginia 5th CD 2020
Replies: 8
Views: 546

Re: Virginia 5th CD 2020

Cook has VA-5 as "Lean Republican" but R+6. Which suggests it might flip if there's another blue wave. The scuttlebutt suggests that Good has alienated a good number of local Republicans with his shenanigans (just as Dave Bratt did in northern VA a couple years ago), which isn't reflected in Cook's...

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