Monday, June 29, 2020

White House: Trump not briefed on alleged Russian offer to pay Taliban soldiers to kill U.S. troops in Afghanistan

White House: Trump not briefed on alleged Russian offer to pay Taliban soldiers to kill U.S. troops in Afghanistan
At a press conference on Monday, White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said President Trump wasn’t briefed on the allegation that Russia offered Taliban soldiers a bounty to kill U.S. troops, because there was “no consensus” about it in the intelligence community.

I thought we were at least a few more weeks away from the President tweeting “White Power,” but I guess that’s what happens when you get caught letting Putin kill our soldiers. - The Lincoln Project

The World Is A Safer Place Without Saddam Trump

As a former FBIHQ Unit Chief, Organized Crime Section--and the lead House investigator during the Iran Contra inquiry--I'll add my input: There is no way the "President" (such as he is) was not fully briefed on the Russian, "bounty allegations." He is lying. - Clark Hall tweet

Did Russia Have A Nuclear Accident?
Radioactivity levels have spiked in the atmosphere over northern Europe, and that could indicate damage at a nuclear power plant in western Russia, according to a Dutch health agency that has analyzed the data. The radioactive spike suggests damage to a nuclear fuel element

The Republicans have gone from Abraham Lincoln to Sarah Palin to Donald Trump. No wonder they don’t believe in evolution.—Andy Borowitz

Republican Shenanigans

Donald Trump is traitor trash. - Tim Hannan

What Is Wrong With People & Their Guns?
A couple in St. Louis is coming under fire on social media after images and videos showed them aiming guns at protesters who were marching past their home on a private road. 
Footage showed the couple, one with a pistol and the other with what appeared to be a semiautomatic rifle, shouting at the protesters and waving the weapons around.

Just remember:  As bad as you think he is now, he’s only going to get worse. - George Conway

The above tweet sent chills down my spine. George Conway is a Republican, an accomplished attorney, husband of Kellyanne Conway the president's advisor, and a founder of The Lincoln Project, the creators of the video below.

The guys at The Lincoln Project are doing what I thought Michael Bloomberg promised to do. - KwikWarren tweet


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Why are so many 30something white women having huge tantrums in shops and fooderies when asked to wear a mask? I've never seen grown women behave like this. - Victoria Brownworth tweet

Rock The Voter News

I’m not running for anything but if I were I would hire all the people from Project Lincoln immediately. - Preet Bharara

My God, Why Can't Republicans Understand Face Masks and Social Distancing. It Is Not Rocket Science.
A choir of more than 100 people performed without masks at a robustly attended event in Texas at the First Baptist Church in Dallas on Sunday that featured a speech by Vice President Mike Pence.

Bein' a Republican demands the mental acuity to admire Lincoln while simultaneously protectin' statues of all the men that wanted him dead. - Tea Pain

Almost panicked but then realized 3 months ago I received $1,200. - Ben Seeder tweet


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Surgical masks are more effective than cloth face coverings. Other countries have produced enough for the public as well as for health care workers and have kept prices low or given them out free to the public. Why can't the United States do this? - Dr. Tom Frieden tweet

Business/Tech News

just passed an Olive Garden with a packed parking lot. imagine dying for Olive Garden. - thetomzone tweet

physically i am two days away from july, emotionally i am still processing february. - alaa tweet



Odd News

Time To Deflate Photo
Pastries at dawn. That would be a lovely get-a-way.


1 comment:

  1. Pretzelogic in Philly, PAJune 30, 2020 at 3:40 PM

    Pastries at dawn? Sounds like my kind of duel. ��