As vaccinations keep rising, so do Covid-19 hospitalizations among those who aren’t vaccinated First, the good news: The United States reported a record-high 4.6 million doses of vaccines administered in one day, according to data published Saturday by the Centers … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Desires Chocolate
As many of you are no doubt aware, yesterday Britain’s Prince Philip passed away at the age of 99. This is likely a story of great interest to many people in the world, but if I’m being totally honest, I’m … Continue reading The Weekend Politics Thread is Experiencing Weekend Politics Writer’s Block
The mods stand astride the hulking refuse of hundreds of broken spambots. The Politics Thread is safe but…for how long? Enjoy your Friday. Be good! No Ben Garrison! Continue reading This Friday Politics Machine Kills Bots
Morning Politocadoes! Following the January 6th attack on the Capitol, numerous arrests were made on the rioters. While many were your average, run-of-the-mill Q Shamans and Red Pilled MAGA heads, some had far grander designs. A witness reportedly speaking to … Continue reading The Thursday Politics Thread Be Not Proud
Today happens to be the 7th day of April and Joe Biden has been sworn into office 77 days ago. Let us then speak of success, good luck, and heading in the right direction. Despite all past pessimism, the Biden-Harris … Continue reading When Leadership Looks Like America – Wednesday Politics Thread
Things might get weird. Or not, we’ll see. It’s 4:15 AM right now, and for reasons unknown, I can’t sleep. And I forgot to do this, so maybe I’ll sleep after I finish this. First up, I posted this last … Continue reading Tuesday’s Politics thread has insomnia
Let’s get this one out of the way first…. ‘Antithetical to the gospel’: Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee’s tweet slammed as racist in MLB backlash Former Arkansas governor and Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee came under criticism Saturday for a … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread Is Reborn…For Lower Prices!
On Wednesday, President Biden unveiled a $2 trillion dollar infrastructure proposal. After years of rumors, Infrastructure Week may finally be here! But $2 trillion kind of sounds like a hefty price tag. Are our roads really that bad? According to … Continue reading The Infrastructure Weekend Politics Thread is Building Up to Something
Oh wait…. Yeah, It’s Friday. I got nothing. Hopefully you’re not all too tired of RoRo. Behave. Begone Ben Garrison. Continue reading The Thursday April 1st Politics Thread
Morning Politocadoes! Let’s take a little dive into the incredibly strange world of one Congressman Matt Gaetz. The son of former Florida State Senator, Don Gaetz, and grandson of a former mayor, Jerry Gaetz, grew up in Seaside, Florida in … Continue reading The Thursday Politics Thread Blackmails A Congressman
On March 26, 2021, a gaggle of white supremacists gathered under the portrait of Callaway Plantation, a once slave plantation in Wilkes County, GA, to sign the new voter suppression bill, SB202, specifically targeting Georgia’s Black, Indigenous, and People of … Continue reading The Wednesday Politics Thread Refuses To Be Suppressed
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‘Look at my family. Use my story’: Rep.-elect Julia Letlow urges Republicans to get Covid vaccine after husband’s death Louisiana Rep.-elect Julia Letlow on Sunday urged Republicans to get vaccinated against the coronavirus, citing her own tragic experience losing her … Continue reading The Monday Polotixs Thread
Last November, Democrats managed to secure victories in the state of Georgia at the Presidential level and in the Senate, thanks in large part due to African American voters. This would be the first time Georgia voters had rejected a … Continue reading The Weekend Politics Thread is Secure in Its Integrity
Hey Politicadoes! Today we are celebrating! Because today RoRo turns 2! This may not seem very political, but it is. As many of you know, RoRo is a product of 21st century genetic engineering. The kind that some states are … Continue reading The Friday Politics Thread Celebrates
Morning Politocadoes! The Biden Administration is looking at tax increases on businesses, investors, and rich Americans in the country to pay for the Administration’s infrastructure and jobs package, according to an anonymous source for the Washington Post. The plan itself … Continue reading The Thursdays Politics Thread Taxes The Rich!
How do you express your condolences to a country that has suffered so much already. A country that has gone through four years of intentionally unabashed cruelty under the rule of a ruthless dictator wannabe and his shameless sycophants. A … Continue reading I Can’t Find The Words Anymore – Wednesday Politics Thread
Hello all, Sheleeta here, getting the hang of this here WordPress thing. Except for, you know, my NAME, which it will not let me change. It knows my nickname, but whatever, y’all just need to eventually remember this is me. … Continue reading Tuesday’s Politics Thread is here
Honestly, I think the moment I get my first shot today, I am going to feel such profound relief. ‘Why would you not?’ Alarm as Republican men say they won’t get Covid vaccine According to a recent NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist survey, … Continue reading The Monday Politics Thread is Getting Microchipped Today
Another weekend. Another politics. Or something like that. The new Administration has it’s first meeting with Chinese officials: https://www.vox.com/2021/3/19/22339770/usa-china-anchorage-alaska-blinken-yang Myanmar is detaining journalists: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-56454261 European governments hope to rebuild trust in the AstraZeneca vaccine: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/astrazeneca-covid-vaccine-skepticism/2021/03/19/cece32ba-8823-11eb-be4a-24b89f616f2c_story.html We’re keeping things brief right … Continue reading The Weekend Politics Thread Only Works Two Days a Week!
This week, for no apparent reason, RoRo decided to start saying “Nancy Pelosi”, then make a mad cackle. Something is up with that girl. Maybe we listen to too much “Up First” on NPR. Anyway, spring starts this weekend. That … Continue reading The Friday Politics Thread Remains Content-Free