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by Addie
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:42 am
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Election Yard/Road Signs 2020
Replies: 30
Views: 717

Re: Election Yard/Road Signs 2020

WaPo : The latest battlefield in a heated presidential campaign: Front yards bearing Biden signs Across Pennsylvania — especially in rural communities — tens of thousands of yard signs supporting Joe Biden have popped up as his fans try to replicate how President Trump showed his growing support in...
by Addie
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:36 am
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1933 - 2020), and her successor
Replies: 73
Views: 1049

Re: Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1933 - 2020), and her successor

Yahoo News : 'Tomorrow We Fight for Her Legacy,' Kamala Harris Says in RBG Tribute In a statement on Friday night, vice presidential candidate Kamala Harris honored Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. "Tonight we mourn, we honor, and we pray for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and her family. Bu...
by Addie
Sun Sep 20, 2020 5:52 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Schools - reopening plans - pass / fail ?
Replies: 489
Views: 15618

Re: Coronavirus: Schools - reopening plans - pass / fail ?

Cross-posting Boston Globe : R.I. health officials swoop into Providence neighborhood where 124 students now have COVID-19 PROVIDENCE — The number of students testing positive for the coronavirus on and around the Providence College campus soared to 124 in just three days, and state health officials...
by Addie
Sun Sep 20, 2020 5:50 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Tracking & Testing
Replies: 952
Views: 36399

Re: Coronavirus: Tracking & Testing

Boston Globe : R.I. health officials swoop into Providence neighborhood where 124 students now have COVID-19 PROVIDENCE — The number of students testing positive for the coronavirus on and around the Providence College campus soared to 124 in just three days, and state health officials have opened ...
by Addie
Sat Sep 19, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Tracking & Testing
Replies: 952
Views: 36399

Re: Coronavirus: Tracking & Testing

Newsweek : 8 Wisconsin Cities on List of Top 20 U.S. Cities Where COVID Cases Are Rising Fastest Wisconsin has eight cities where COVID-19 cases are rising at an alarming rate, according to a New York Times list of 20 U.S. cities with the fastest increase of COVID-19 cases. Two of those cities sat ...
by Addie
Sat Sep 19, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: U.S. Senate Elections
Topic: Iowa US Senate 2020
Replies: 6
Views: 1101

Re: Iowa US Senate 2020

Des Moines Register : Iowa Poll: Theresa Greenfield narrowly leads Joni Ernst in hyper-competitive Senate race Democrat Theresa Greenfield leads Republican U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst by 3 percentage points in a Senate race that appears to be among the most competitive in the country. With just over six w...
by Addie
Sat Sep 19, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1933 - 2020), and her successor
Replies: 73
Views: 1049

Re: Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1933 - 2020), and her successor

NPR : Democrats Raised More Than $46 Million Following RBG's Death https://media.npr.org/assets/img/2020/09/19/undefined_wide-f00fed2250bea592f8fcc81c9b200c0c3cbc43e6-s1200-c85.jpg A pillow with Ruth Bader Ginsburg's likeness on it sits on a couch inside the office of ActBlue, a Democratic fundrais...
by Addie
Sat Sep 19, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Violent Extremism / Reopeners / Anti-maskers
Replies: 348
Views: 16960

Re: Coronavirus: Violent Extremism / Reopeners / Anti-maskers

WTRF : Anti-mask protest at West Virginia capitol shut down Charleston, W.Va. (AP/ WTRF) — West Virginia capitol police shut down an anti-mask protest inside the state capitol on Thursday. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reported that about a dozen people entered the capitol building without wearing fa...
by Addie
Sat Sep 19, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map
Replies: 446
Views: 27552

Re: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map

Politico : Biden’s polling lead nears magic number The former vice president is above or close to majority support in enough states to win the Electoral College. All summer long, we’ve been warned: Yes, Joe Biden is ahead in the polls — but so was Hillary Clinton. There’s one key difference that’s ...
by Addie
Sat Sep 19, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Sick or Dead by Stoopid
Replies: 303
Views: 13513

Re: Coronavirus: Sick or Dead by Stoopid

Yahoo News : We're Not Scared': Tens of Thousands of Motorcyclists Pack Lake of the Ozarks for Bike Rally Along the Bagnell Dam Strip in the heart of the Lake of the Ozarks, thousands of motorcycles are tightly parked in the middle of a two-lane highway. Tourists from across the country have been c...
by Addie
Sat Sep 19, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: Another Shooting
Replies: 9277
Views: 503107

Re: Another Shooting

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle : 2 dead, 14 wounded in mass shooting near Rochester Public Market ROCHESTER, NY — Two young adults, a man and a woman, were killed and 14 people wounded early Saturday in the largest Rochester shooting in memory, an act of violence that occurred at a backyard house...
by Addie
Sat Sep 19, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Ronapalooza 2020
Replies: 665
Views: 21623

Re: Ronapalooza 2020

The State : SC’s Lt. Gov. Pamela Evette tests positive for COVID-19, quarantining at home COLUMBIA, S.C. South Carolina Lt. Gov. Pamela Evette tested positive for the coronavirus over the weekend, according to the Governor’s Office. Evette, 53, first reported experiencing COVID-19 symptoms — a sore...
by Addie
Sat Sep 19, 2020 7:55 am
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1933 - 2020), and her successor
Replies: 73
Views: 1049

Re: Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1933 - 2020), and her successor

The Hill : Obama calls on Senate not to fill Ginsburg's vacancy until after election Former President Barack Obama on Friday called on the Senate not to fill the Supreme Court vacancy created by the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, urging Republicans to live up to the standard they set in 2016 by refu...
by Addie
Sat Sep 19, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: Energy & Environment
Topic: Plant, Insect, Bird, Fish & Animal Populations
Replies: 78
Views: 7799

Re: Plant, Insect, Bird, Fish & Animal Populations

Smithsonian Mag : Thousands of Migrating Birds Drop Dead Across Southwestern U.S. Researchers aren’t sure what’s causing the mass die-off impacting birds flying south for the winter Thousands of dead migratory birds in the southwestern United States have scientists baffled, reports Algernon D’Ammas...
by Addie
Fri Sep 18, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: What are you watching on TV these days?
Replies: 2576
Views: 192479

Re: What are you watching on TV these days?

The Virus: What Went Wrong? (Amazon Prime/PBS Documentaries). It's worth watching, imo. The South Korea segment was really impressive. But it's getting on my bedtime, so I'll finish watching tomorrow night. :yawn:
by Addie
Fri Sep 18, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1933 - 2020), and her successor
Replies: 73
Views: 1049

Re: Ruth Bader Ginsburg (1933 - 2020), and her successor

The Hill : Schumer: Ruth Bader Ginsburg seat should be filled by next president Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Friday night that the Senate should wait until next year to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death. "The American people shoul...
by Addie
Fri Sep 18, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Hijack this thread
Replies: 28805
Views: 1368953

Re: Hijack this thread

MsDaisy :crying:
by Addie
Fri Sep 18, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: Congress
Topic: Congressional Committees: Re FBI's Independence; Barr-Durham Investigation
Replies: 1471
Views: 102276

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 Addie
Fri Sep 18, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Social or International effects of COVID-19
Replies: 465
Views: 23033

Re: Social or International effects of COVID-19

Reuters : Guatemalan President and Minister Have Coronavirus, Cabinet to Test GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei revealed on Friday that he had tested positive for the coronavirus, just as the Central American country was easing draconian travel restrictions impose...
by Addie
Fri Sep 18, 2020 3:39 pm
Forum: Social Issues
Topic: Kleptocracy
Replies: 148
Views: 6169

Re: Kleptocracy

Forbes : Trump's Businesses Raked In $1.9 Billion Of Revenue During His First Three Years In Office An adaptation from White House, Inc: How Donald Trump Turned the Presidency into a Business by Dan Alexander. Donald Trump never really got out of business. Sure, he handed day-to-day management of h...
by Addie
Fri Sep 18, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Save the Post Office
Replies: 283
Views: 9127

Re: Coronavirus: Save the Post Office

Federal Soup : Poorly protected postal workers are catching COVID-19 by the thousands ... By mid-August, more than 20 workers in her building had tested positive for the coronavirus. Then, in a list of talking points on her supervisor’s desk, she spotted a reference to a new positive case at the pl...
by Addie
Fri Sep 18, 2020 1:29 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map
Replies: 446
Views: 27552

Re: Unfamiliar Battlefields, The 2020 Map

Politico : Poll: Biden up by 9 points in Arizona, tied with Trump in North Carolina Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is ahead by 9 percentage points in Arizona and remains virtually tied with President Donald Trump in North Carolina, according to a new survey of the swing states’ likely vo...
by Addie
Fri Sep 18, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Sick or Dead by Stoopid
Replies: 303
Views: 13513

Re: Coronavirus: Sick or Dead by Stoopid

WaPo : A Massachusetts teenager tested positive for the coronavirus. His parents sent him to school anyway. Six students tested positive for the novel coronavirus days before Attleboro High School in Massachusetts reopened its doors for the first day of school this week. Only five of them stayed ho...

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