Weirdness

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Grand Old Pigs

http://www.slate.com/blogs/the_slatest/2017/05/24/cbo_some_with_pre_existing_conditions_will_lose_coverage_under_ahca.html?wpsrc=newsletter_slatest&sid=5388d019dd52b8417a00396f
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/24/us/politics/russia-trump-manafort-flynn.html?emc=edit_na_20170524&nl=breaking-news&nlid=13038199&ref=headline&_r=0

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2017/05/24/pro-trumpcare-republicans-owned-millions-in-health-care-stock?source=facebook&via=mobile

http://www.theroot.com/millionaire-trump-supporter-sexually-abuses-black-hotel-1795434830?utm_medium=sharefromsite&utm_source=The_Root_facebook

http://www.bluedotdaily.com/richard-burr-protects-trump-from-russia-probe-then-his-russian-financial-ties-surface/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=BRP&utm_campaign=facebook_BRP

http://deadstate.org/rachel-maddow-nails-mike-pence-as-a-main-player-in-russiagate-coverup/

Religion

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2017/05/23/christian-extremist-the-manchester-victims-were-sluts-whores-and-sodomy-lovers/


Hypnotizing the Soviet Union

http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/faith-healer-hypnotize-soviet-union?

The stories of Poe read by Basil Rathbone and Vincent Price


http://www.openculture.com/2015/08/5-hours-of-edgar-allan-poe-stories-read-by-vincent-price-basil-rathbone.html



Tuesday, May 23, 2017

One Week Until the Release of Sgt. Pepper!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9x-DQBuervc



RIP Dina Merrill

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/22/movies/dina-merrill-dead-actress-and-heiress.html?_r=0


RIP Roger Moore

https://www.theguardian.com/film/2017/may/23/roger-moore-saint-persuader-and-the-suavest-james-bond-dies-aged-89


Grand Old Pigs


http://www.dailykos.com/stories/2017/5/22/1664841/-Watch-the-Commerce-Secretary-rave-about-protester-free-Saudi-Arabia-where-protesters-are-beheaded?detail=facebook

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2017/05/19/fcc-security-guards-manhandle-reporter-eject-him-from-meeting-for-asking-questions/?utm_term=.18cc381d7399&wpisrc=nl_tech&wpmm=1

https://theintercept.com/2017/05/23/trump-called-rodrigo-duterte-to-congratulate-him-on-his-murderous-drug-war-you-are-doing-an-amazing-job/?link_id=0&can_id=&source=email-in-private-call-trump-congratulates-duterte-on-his-murderous-rampage-against-drug-users&email_referrer=in-private-call-trump-congratulates-duterte-on-his-murderous-rampage-against-drug-users___218274&email_subject=in-private-call-trump-congratulates-duterte-on-his-murderous-rampage-against-drug-users

Monday, May 22, 2017

I've got no dog in this fight

Sometimes things work themselves out....

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2017/05/white-supremacist-converts-islam-kills-neo-nazi-roommates-blasphemy/



Nice article about Little Steven and his new album

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/features/steven-van-zandt-on-soulfire-life-in-the-e-street-band-w483153?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=daily&utm_campaign=052217_16


Grand Old Pigs


https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/public-safety/u-md-student-arrested-in-fatal-stabbing-to-appear-in-court-today/2017/05/22/dc88cbb4-3eed-11e7-8c25-44d09ff5a4a8_story.html?tid=hybrid_collaborative_3_na&utm_term=.076190bc6f0b

https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/courts_law/supreme-court-rules-race-improperly-dominated-nc-redistricting-efforts/2017/05/22/c159fc70-3efa-11e7-8c25-44d09ff5a4a8_story.html?hpid=hp_rhp-top-table-main_court-1150a%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.4b30ff082f38

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/a-millionaire-a-hotel-maid-and-an-arrest-after-inauguration/2017/05/21/ceb3410e-397a-11e7-9e48-c4f199710b69_story.html?utm_term=.cc87f5f11cf6

https://www.washingtonpost.com/powerpost/flynn-takes-the-5th-and-declines-to-comply-with-senate-intelligence-committee-subpoena/2017/05/22/e4fa0524-3f15-11e7-8c25-44d09ff5a4a8_story.html?hpid=hp_rhp-top-table-main_flynn-pp-210pm%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.917f42d19851

https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/wp/2017/05/22/sorry-suckers-trump-is-perfectly-happy-to-help-paul-ryan-shred-the-safety-net/?hpid=hp_no-name_opinion-card-b%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.6e5118e369a1

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/trump-killed-dodd-frank_us_591b3e92e4b05dd15f0beba7?ncid=inblnkushpmg00000009&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Politics%2052217&utm_content=Politics%2052217+Version+A+CID_22bc664783091847f88d8e2c4b79f9c5&utm_source=Email%20marketing%20software&utm_term=And%20its%20all%20happening%20while%20youre%20paying%20attention%20to%20something%20else&ncid=newsltushpmgnewsPolitics%2052217


Sunday, May 21, 2017

Grand Old Pigs


http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2015/05/republicans-call-for-christianity-as-official-religion-of-us/


The Illuminati Baseball Team!

http://mashable.com/2017/05/19/illuminati-kids-baseball-team/#dgrzna79W8qU


(Thanks for the link, Mathew!)

Standing In Line

http://malcolmsquirks.blogspot.it/2017/05/you-dont-know-what-youre-standing-in.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed:+MalcolmsMusingsStrangeButTrue+(Malcolm%27s+Musings:+Strange+but+True)


A short history of peanut butter

http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/food-and-drink/r-peanut-butter-origins-vegans-20th-century-why-popular-health-food-kellogs-george-washington-carver-a7731206.html

The vegan conspiracy...

Thwarting the Hangman, and the legends around it.

http://www.strangehistory.net/2010/06/30/oft-hung-john-lee-and-an-urban-legend/

Trump For Prison


https://trumpforprison.org/


Saturday, May 20, 2017

Religion


http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2017/04/alabama-senate-oks-fundamentalist-christian-church-police-force/



Friday, May 19, 2017

Electricity Versus Fairies


https://electricgenerations.com/2017/05/08/electricity-and-the-extinction-of-fairies/



A Kinetic Art Table

https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#inbox/15c224c18b703f2a?projector=1

Neat-O!


(Thanks for the link, Mike!)

Russian Cheeto

https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/05/19/us/politics/trump-russia-comey.html?_r=0&referer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com%2F


BWAHAHAHA!!!!!!!!!!!

http://www.iflscience.com/environment/flatearthers-experiment-goes-viral-just-not-in-the-way-hed-hoped/

Morons....

Joementum

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/donald-trump-joe-lieberman-fbi-director_us_591df2bbe4b094cdba52519a


I can only repeat Wonkette's description of the man from about ten years ago:

“It’s like two quarter-pound stools of alien space shit crashed into a toxic waste dumpster in Stamford, Connecticut, fucked, and out came their mutilated, blood-soaked carcass of a baby rat-child, Senator Joseph Lieberman.”

Grand Old Pigs


https://www.thenation.com/article/sheriff-david-clarke-is-determined-to-suspend-habeus-corpus-and-shred-the-bill-of-rights/

http://www.dailykos.com/stories/2017/5/18/1663660/-Army-vet-goes-in-on-Sheriff-Clarke-s-toy-uniform-with-its-novelty-pins?detail=facebook

http://www.press.org/news-multimedia/news/reporter-manhandled-fcc-guards-because-he-asked-question

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Religion

https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/05/grand-canyon-creationism/526467/

Morons....

BlobFest is coming!

https://thecolonialtheatre.com/programs-categories/blobfest/


Grand Old Pigs

https://wonkette.com/617274/mike-pence-all-erdogan-who-as-turkish-press-bodyguards-go-wilding-on-americans-in-america

http://progressive.org/dispatches/north-carolina-is-already-at-work-on-its-next-voter-suppress/

http://www.slate.com/blogs/the_slatest/2017/05/18/right_wingers_are_grieving_for_roger_ailes.html

The Return of the Romper

http://www.mlive.com/news/us-world/index.ssf/2017/05/romper.html

Oh my gods....



(Thanks for the link, Mike!)

Tee Hee!

http://thehill.com/homenews/media/334011-ex-fox-news-head-roger-ailes-dead-report

A vile and evil fascist.

Russian Cheeto

http://thehill.com/homenews/house/333951-majority-leader-mccarthy-in-2016-i-think-putin-pays-trump

https://www.vox.com/conversations/2017/5/16/15645008/donald-trump-russia-cia-isis

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/trump-proves-hes-russias-useful-fool/2017/05/16/e1c6b6cc-3a7e-11e7-a058-ddbb23c75d82_story.html?utm_term=.ae46354d0d0e

Is that a lizard in your bra, or are you happy to see me?


http://metro.co.uk/2017/05/18/drink-driver-crashed-with-a-lizard-in-her-bra-6644901/


(Thanks for the link, Mathew!)