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Joke Green Party candidate Jill Stein has an opinion: While she describes Trump as a danger she also believes he’s nothing more than a moron who has destroyed the GOP. Clinton, on the other hand, she considers a greater threat.... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at A Spork in the Drawer
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Toggle Commented Sep 16, 2016 on Capitalism at A Spork in the Drawer
The corporations, they become fewer yet bigger: Monsanto, the American maker of fertilizers and agriculture products, agreed on Wednesday to a takeover by Bayer, the German chemical conglomerate, for $56 billion after months of negotiations. Bayer will acquire Monsanto for... Continue reading
Posted Sep 14, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
Pierce: A substantial portion of this country wants someone not to govern, but to rule, to defeat the imaginary enemies they have concocted so as not to bestir themselves to resist the forces that actually are working against their interest.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 14, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
Apparently. I'm reliably informed by people on the right that what we're seeing now is a body double. Sad! .
Toggle Commented Sep 13, 2016 on Question Of The Day at A Spork in the Drawer
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None of that silly presidential campaign stuff but what's really important: . Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
Matt Lauer is an AM happy-chat celebrity fluffer. What did people expect? Related side note: my impression is that the liberal news media has decided to fluff Trump for whatever reason(s). Worrying. . Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
Sound: The specific nature of Apple’s courage, according to Schiller, is to create the streamlined wireless audio system that other corporations were too cowardly to invent. The new tech is embodied by the new $160 AirPods—sold separately—which are wireless versions... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
It's nice to wake up in the morning and find that the planet has become a somewhat nicer place. I now go forward with a spring in my step. . Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
There are an increasing number of for-profit hospitals and it should come as no surprise that they don't much like taking charity cases. But that's okay because: “We pay taxes. We support the community that way,” Advanced Surgical CEO Anne... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
Frequent flooding in coastal urban areas for no apparent reason and frequent earthquakes in Oklahoma for no apparent reason. So many mysteries! . Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
Dire warning: The founder of Latinos for Trump on Thursday warned that if his candidate loses, America faces an uncertain future in which Mexican food is far too easily available. “My culture is a dominant culture, and it’s imposing and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
Is Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto lying? Or is Herr Donald Drumpf? . Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
The New York Times really, really, really doesn't like Hillary Clinton. Now just imagine how much worse the coverage would be if a "respectable" Republican like ¡Jeb! or Little Marco were the nominee. Gentle reminder: this is the newspaper that... Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
A bad gambler: [Mexican President Enrique] Peña Nieto’s decision to sit down with Trump appears to have taken many by surprise. Several Mexican officials and diplomats contacted Tuesday had no idea that Trump had even been invited, let alone that... Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
I use a piece of electrical tape. It's invisible on the black edge of my monitors! .
Toggle Commented Aug 31, 2016 on WTF Wednesday at A Spork in the Drawer
My most sincere thoughts, prayers, and apologies to the people of Mexico today.— John Dingell (@JohnDingell) August 31, 2016 . Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
Gene Wilder . Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
Anybody with a lick of sense could see this possibility coming: The FBI is urging U.S. election officials to increase computer security after it uncovered evidence that hackers have targeted two state election databases in recent weeks, according to a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
This: The details surrounding the alleged rape are bizarrely novelistic even by Trumpian standards. According to Ivana, Trump was driven to freakish rage by a failed anti-baldness surgery - a so-called 'scalp reduction'. But the actions are very clear cut.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
Zoinks: Former Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) told reporters during Donald Trump's visit to Minnesota that she is now advising Trump on foreign policy matters. [...] Bachmann was already advising Trump on evangelical voter outreach. I smell a future Secretary of... Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer
I agree that few if any, of them would have gone with Sanders. The Trumpenproletariat are authoritarian followers and, some overheated rhetoric from some Clintonistas aside, Bernie simply isn't an authoritarian. Plus, y'know, Jew. They turned on the tv to Fox and have been spoonfed their daily doses of outrage for so long- that they wouldn't know what to do if they got everything they say they want. I've long marveled at the fact that the right gets angry when they lose. And they get angrier when they win. As I said, they're authoritarian followers. .
Toggle Commented Aug 17, 2016 on Support For Trump at A Spork in the Drawer
Love and fear Our Glorious Leader! The most striking comment in the trailer comes from [Omarosa] Manigault, the former "Apprentice" contestant who now serves as the Trump campaign's director of African-American outreach. She paints an ominous picture when she suggests... Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2016 at A Spork in the Drawer