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by ap215
Sun Jan 24, 2021 10:41 am
Forum: Elections
Topic: The President Joe Biden Administration Thread
Replies: 37
Views: 742

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First Public Address At The White House The Adults Are Back In Charge

President Biden Speaks To The U.S. Conference Of Mayors


by ap215
Sun Jan 24, 2021 10:26 am
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Storming the Capital...
Replies: 1283
Views: 9989

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Beverley Hills salon owner on video encouraging rioters to enter Capitol arrested WASHINGTON — A California woman was arrested for participating in the January 6 riot at the US Capitol building after several videos showed her entering the building through a broken window and encouraging others to fo...
by ap215
Sun Jan 24, 2021 10:25 am
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Storming the Capital...
Replies: 1283
Views: 9989

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Florida man accused of being in Capitol riots was arrested at the inauguration, Justice Department says (CNN) A Florida man knew he was wanted by authorities for being at the US Capitol riots but returned to Washington, DC, to attend the inauguration, the Justice Department said in a court filing Th...
by ap215
Sun Jan 24, 2021 10:23 am
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Storming the Capital...
Replies: 1283
Views: 9989

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5 more in New Jersey arrested for role in US Capitol riot TRENTON, New Jersey -- Five more New Jersey residents are facing criminal charges for allegedly taking part in the breach of the Capitol building. The U.S. attorney's office in Newark said Friday that one of those charged is Marissa Suarez, w...
by ap215
Sun Jan 24, 2021 9:58 am
Forum: Locker Room
Topic: Matthew Stafford, Lions Agree To Seek Trade
Replies: 0
Views: 3

Matthew Stafford, Lions Agree To Seek Trade

Matthew Stafford, Lions Agree To Seek Trade The Detroit Lions and Matthew Stafford have agreed to part ways this offseason as the team will seek a trade. The Lions are expected to receive at least a first round pick for Stafford. https://football.realgm.com/wiretap/45473/Matthew-Stafford-Lions-Agree...
by ap215
Sun Jan 24, 2021 9:38 am
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Storming the Capital...
Replies: 1283
Views: 9989

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Va. legislators who may have contributed to Capitol riot can be disciplined: AG Herring Attorney General Mark R. Herring has issued an advisory opinion on Friday confirming that the Virginia General Assembly has the authority to discipline or expel member legislators. This comes in response to a que...
by ap215
Sun Jan 24, 2021 9:26 am
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Hello
Replies: 88
Views: 1830

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Early Education Department Appointees Have Links to Jill Biden, Teachers’ Unions President Joe Biden’s administration announced a slate of new staff at the U.S. Department of Education this week that includes first lady Jill Biden’s former chief of staff and two prominent teachers’ union officials. ...
by ap215
Sun Jan 24, 2021 9:19 am
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: bye
Replies: 2706
Views: 308496

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A middle finger to the corrupt Hollywood Studios Keira Knightley won’t appear in sex scenes directed by men: ‘It’s partly vanity and also the male gaze’ Keira Knightley has said that she will refuse to participate in sex scenes on films directed by men. The Pirates of the Caribbean star has filmed s...
by ap215
Sun Jan 24, 2021 6:36 am
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Hello
Replies: 88
Views: 1830

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Deaf's Delight Cafe: First of its kind for the Deaf and hard of hearing in New Jersey NEWARK, New Jersey -- Deaf's Delight Cafe, the first Deaf and hard of hearing cafe in Newark, New Jersey, has finally opened its doors. "I'm trying to bring two worlds together. I want the hearing community to real...
by ap215
Sun Jan 24, 2021 4:30 am
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Storming the Capital...
Replies: 1283
Views: 9989

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Democrats float 14th Amendment to bar Trump from office Democrats are mulling whether they can use the 14th Amendment to prevent former President Trump from ever holding office again. The discussions are in the early stages — and top members of the Senate caucus aren’t yet convinced it’s a viable re...
by ap215
Sun Jan 24, 2021 4:27 am
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Fires and Violence In Minneapolis In The Aftermath of George Floyd Murder.
Replies: 2272
Views: 54632

Re: Fires and Violence In Minneapolis In The Aftermath of George Floyd Murder.

Reform bill approved by Illinois legislature could remove 'bad apples' from police forces ROCKFORD — A portion of a more than 760-page criminal justice reform bill approved by the General Assembly would expand the powers of the state to decertify police officers for misconduct. Until now, a police o...
by ap215
Sun Jan 24, 2021 3:46 am
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Do we need a GOP snowflake thread?
Replies: 161
Views: 1216

Re: Do we need a GOP snowflake thread?

Texas GOP now using QAnon slogan "We are the storm" Tweet text:Scott Stedman @ScottMStedman · Jan 23, 2021 16 days ago, followers of a radical domestic terrorism cult stormed the Capitol of the country, killing a police officer and injuring countless others. The official account of a political party...
by ap215
Sat Jan 23, 2021 8:50 pm
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: bye
Replies: 2706
Views: 308496

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Food Network Pulls ‘Worst Cooks In America’ Season 20 After Champion Charged With Child Murder The Food Network has scrubbed its latest season of reality series Worst Cooks In America after its champion has been arrested for a child’s murder. Ariel Robinson, age 29, was charged Tuesday along with he...
by ap215
Sat Jan 23, 2021 8:21 pm
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Persons of Note Who Have Passed Away
Replies: 234
Views: 4761

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Jimmie Rodgers, singer of ‘Honeycomb’ and other hits, dies PALM DESERT, Calif. (AP) — The singer who recorded the hits “Honeycomb,” “Kisses Sweet Than Wine” and many other popular songs during the 1950s and 60s has died. A publicist says Jimmie Rodgers died Monday from kidney disease in Palm Desert,...
by ap215
Sat Jan 23, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: Labor
Topic: ‘We won because we fought hard': Workers at Hunts Point Market agree to new contract with management
Replies: 1
Views: 28

‘We won because we fought hard': Workers at Hunts Point Market agree to new contract with management

‘We won because we fought hard': Workers at Hunts Point Market agree to new contract with management More than 1,400 workers who have been striking for higher pay for nearly a week have agreed to a new contract with the Hunts Point Produce Market. The union tweeted that: “Teamsters Local 202 members...
by ap215
Sat Jan 23, 2021 3:02 pm
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Hello
Replies: 88
Views: 1830

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2021 could be the year women get full Constitutional rights With Donald Trump out of the White House and Sen. Mitch McConnell no longer controlling the Senate, two substantial roadblocks for the Equal Rights Amendment are gone. And now, nearly 100 years after it was first pitched, the ERA’s chances ...
by ap215
Sat Jan 23, 2021 1:42 pm
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: bye
Replies: 2706
Views: 308496

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Twitter bans suspect Iran account after post threatens Trump DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Twitter said Friday it has permanently banned an account that some in Iran believe is linked to the office of the country’s supreme leader after a posting that seemed to threaten former President Donald T...
by ap215
Sat Jan 23, 2021 9:26 am
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Persons of Note Who Have Passed Away
Replies: 234
Views: 4761

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Gregory Sierra, ‘Barney Miller’ and ‘Sanford and Son’ Actor, Dies at 83 Gregory Sierra, best known for his roles as Sgt. Miguel “Chano” Amanguale on “Barney Miller” and Julio Fuentes on “Sanford and Son,” died on Jan. 4 in Laguna Woods, Calif., according to Orange County Health Dept. records. He was...
by ap215
Sat Jan 23, 2021 9:22 am
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Persons of Note Who Have Passed Away
Replies: 234
Views: 4761

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Larry King, TV legend, passes away at 87 LOS ANGELES (WFLA) — Legendary television host Larry King passed away Saturday morning in Los Angeles, a few weeks after being hospitalized with COVID-19. King’s official Twitter account announced the passing at 7:45 a.m. ET. https://www.wfla.com/entertainmen...
by ap215
Sat Jan 23, 2021 9:06 am
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Hello
Replies: 88
Views: 1830

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Person in Michigan wins Mega Millions' $1 billion jackpot, 2nd-largest total ever One lucky person is taking home the Mega Millions jackpot cash. At around 1 a.m. ET Saturday, the list of lottery winners was announced. A person in Michigan won the jackpot, estimated at $1 billion or $739.6 million a...
by ap215
Fri Jan 22, 2021 7:00 pm
Forum: Locker Room
Topic: White Sportscaster Jonas Schwartz Accuses SNY Network of Racial Discrimination in EEOC Complaint
Replies: 0
Views: 25

White Sportscaster Jonas Schwartz Accuses SNY Network of Racial Discrimination in EEOC Complaint

White Sportscaster Jonas Schwartz Accuses SNY Network of Racial Discrimination in EEOC Complaint Jonas Schwartz, a longtime host on SNY, filed a complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission accusing his employer of racial discrimination and retaliation. Schwartz, who is white, said tha...
by ap215
Fri Jan 22, 2021 4:36 pm
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Storming the Capital...
Replies: 1283
Views: 9989

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Pass The Precious: Lawyer fired after insurrection files suit to evict Biden and dissolve Congress Definitely not a Sidney Powell lawsuit, but really raises some interesting questions about competency. https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2021/1/22/2011184/-The-Precious-Lawyer-fired-after-insurrection-f...
by ap215
Fri Jan 22, 2021 4:33 pm
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: bye
Replies: 2706
Views: 308496

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NBCU Plans to Shut Down NBCSN Cable Sports Net Comcast’s NBCUniversal unit said it is planning to shut down its cable sports network, NBCSN, by the end of 2021. The move is further evidence that media companies are shifting from their profitable but declining cable networks to the hot streaming cate...
by ap215
Fri Jan 22, 2021 12:04 pm
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Hello
Replies: 88
Views: 1830

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Joe Biden gave a young gay high schooler the courage to come out. Now, he’s a crucial part of his White House team A gay member of Joe Biden’s White House team has described how the president-elect gave him the courage to come out. Brendan Cohen, 26, from Wisconsin, served as the deputy director of ...
by ap215
Fri Jan 22, 2021 11:48 am
Forum: Politics And Current Events
Topic: Persons of Note Who Have Passed Away
Replies: 234
Views: 4761

Re: Persons of Note Who Have Passed Away

Baseball great Henry “Hank” Aaron, 86, passes into history In March of 1954, with his place in the major leagues far from assured, Hank Aaron was granted a start in a Milwaukee exhibition game versus Boston, only because Bobby Thomson, the regular left fielder and Aaron’s idol, had just broken his a...