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Steve July 15, 2020

There’s a new ad out from the Trump campaign, and it shows quite clearly why the president’s team is having such a hard time selling the prospect of his re-election. The video begins by listing a series of supposed agenda items from the “radical left-wing mob” — taking over cities, defunding police — claiming that […]

Steve July 15, 2020

In other contexts, Vibra boasts annual revenues of $1 billion, but when the company got in line to receive what is essentially free government money (the loans are forgivable), it made itself seem small. From Vibra’s corporate address in Pennsylvania, 26 limited liability companies received PPP loans, 23 of them from the same bank, with […]

Steve July 15, 2020

President Tweety McTreason’s re-election campaign is floundering because he is incapable of doing anything but bragging about himself, according to MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” The president delivered an overtly political speech from the White House Rose Garden as he tries to turn the focus from the coronavirus pandemic and the related economic fallout, and NBC News […]

Steve July 14, 2020

At Federal Medical Center Carswell in Fort Worth, Texas, where NSA whistleblower Reality Winner is incarcerated, the number of COVID-19 infections have tripled in one week. Her sister Brittany Winner said one of her bunkmates had “severe symptomatic COVID-19 and was removed.” Brittany Winner believes it is a “matter of time” before Reality Winner falls […]

Steve July 14, 2020

Today’s guest is double Pulitzer-prize-winning political cartoonist Mike Luckovich, whose hilarious and biting political criticism has been a staple at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution since 1989. Mike talks to us about politics today, his love of Trump (kidding – he loathes Trump), how political cartooning works as a profession, whether it’s harder to be in the political […]

Steve July 14, 2020

Between 2001 and 2017, the federal government seized $40 billion from ordinary people and high profile criminal defendants, including major corporations, through asset forfeiture. The money was funneled into the Assets Forfeiture Fund (AFF), a trust founded in 1984 through the Comprehensive Crime Control Act as part of the War on Drugs. Asset forfeiture is […]

Steve July 14, 2020

Speaking about her uncle for the first time since the publication of her bombshell new book, Mary Trump — President Tweety McTreason’s niece — on Tuesday called on the president to step down. “If you’re in the Oval Office today, what would you tell him?” ABC News chief anchor George Stephanopoulos asked Mary in an […]

Steve July 14, 2020

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said on Monday that Tweety McTreason has a “great record when it comes to the LGBTQ community.” Chris Johnson, chief political and White House reporter for the Washington Blade, asked McEnany if Trump would reconsider the ban on transgender people in the military after 116 Democratic House lawmakers sent […]

Steve July 14, 2020

President Tweety McTreason has insisted that his White House team is not trying to undermine Dr. Anthony Fauci, who is still part of the president’s coronavirus task force. But long-time Trump aide Dan Scavino, according to Business Insider’s Eliza Relman, posted an anti-Fauci cartoon on his Facebook page on Monday night. Relman reports: “The post […]

Steve July 14, 2020

Tennessee is spiking really badly right now. An anti-mask governor and legislature have given the state 59,546 COVID cases– including 1,955 new cases on Friday, 1,460 new cases on Saturday– and a rapidly rising 8,933 cases per million Tennesseans. The governor, Bill Lee is a clueless Trump fanatic, still refuses to mandate masks and the […]

Steve July 14, 2020

Reprinted with permission from Alternet A true blue wave in November would not only include former Vice President Joe Biden defeating President Tweety McTreason, but Democrats retaking the U.S. Senate, expanding their majority in the House of Representatives, and winning victories in state races. None of that is guaranteed to happen, but according to an […]