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1 week ago1w

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKHere are the winners and losers following the 2020 census
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Politics
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Robecology
The Census is finally official (as of Monday, April 26, 4 PM EDST) ; and the effect on the Electoral college is slight....but still considerable.
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This Day In History
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by altschmerz
🌌 April 25, 1990 🌌 The $2.5 billion Hubble Space Telescope was deployed in space from the Space Shuttle Discovery into an orbit 381 miles above Earth. It was the first major orbiting observatory, named in honor of American astronomer, Edwin ...
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Politics
Feb 25Feb 25

Posted by JeffMurray
Did people really think the GOP wanted to distance itself from Trump?? He was the most popular and supported President among his own party out of any President in the last 70 years and turned out the second most votes of any candidate ever. It took a...
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Trump Pinata
Feb 20Feb 20

Posted by OldGoat43
More dingbat Repugs are rising up and showing their stupidity. Here's the attorney who filed a suit against the Electoral College for allowing Biden to take office. Moron!
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Feb 17Feb 17

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 02/16/2021
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Politics
Feb 10Feb 10

Posted by snytiger6
LINKMarjorie Taylor Greene Claims Capitol Riot Ruined GOP Effort to Overturn Election: 'Trump's the Victim'
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Community Senate
Feb 7Feb 7

Posted by Sticks48
ADMIN...So l got back in. The site kicked kikcked me out after about 20 min. I tried to reset my passwoed with one of the 3 codes you sent at tbe same time and it was rejected. So l skipped the other two codes and started over changing my password ...
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Feb 6Feb 6

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKJosh Hawley's Future as Senator—Or President? - The Atlantic
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General & Hellos
Feb 5Feb 5

Posted by nogod4me
Trump Raised $255.4 Million in 8 Weeks as He Sought to Overturn Election Result The former president’s fund-raising slowed significantly after the Electoral College delivered its votes to make Joseph R. Biden Jr. the 46th ...
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Jan 23Jan 23

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKFather Mark Hodges suspended, faces defrocking for attending Stop the Steal rally at Capitol - The Lima News
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News & Links
Jan 16Jan 16

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 01/15/2020
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News & Links
Jan 15Jan 15

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKGOP Senator James Lankford Apologizes to Black Constituents for Opposing Election Results
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News & Links
Jan 7Jan 7

Posted by snytiger6
LINKNooses spotted as pro-Trump rioters spark chaos on Capitol - Business Insider
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News & Links
Jan 3Jan 3

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKAll 10 living former defense secretaries declare election is over in forceful public letter - CNNPolitics
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Politics
Jan 2Jan 2

Posted by snytiger6
LINKEx-GOP senator suggests forming new party, calls Trump 'ringmaster' of Republicans
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Politics
Jan 1Jan 1

Posted by K9Kohle789
LINKAt Least 140 House Republicans Expected To Challenge Electoral College Result
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Politics
Dec 30, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKGOP senator to object to Electoral College results, forcing Congress to vote on overturning Biden's win
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Trump Pinata
Dec 22, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by OldMetalHead
The Electoral College Really Needs to go
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Politics
Dec 18, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by IAJO163
LINKSen.-elect Tommy Tuberville suggests he might challenge Electoral College count; other GOP senators mum
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Political Theory & Policy
Dec 17, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by DZhukovin
It is absolutely sickening that when it comes to political gambits, people don't respect the rules of competition. On top of that, alleged "cheating" is always part of the electoral process; each side is always more than happy to criticize how the ...
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Memes edited
Dec 15, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by RavenCT
Memes for a snowy day (at least here!). We're supposed to get a foot of snow. Hope everyone is surviving December - at least the Electoral College came through! (Phew)....
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News & Links
Dec 15, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 12/14/2020
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Out Of The Illusion
Dec 13, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by William_Mary
These Four States Can Kill the Electoral College A national popular vote compact can be adopted by passing ballot initiatives in four key states or enacting a law in five large states. {At the congressional level in 2009, ...
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Politics
Dec 13, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTrump schemes next political moves after effort to overthrow democracy dead ends at Supreme Court - CNNPolitics
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Politics
Dec 12, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by kensmile4u
Here is some good news! Supreme court denies Texas motion to overturn election results from swing states. Checkmate should be this Monday Dec 14 2020 when U.S. electoral college gathers to cast final votes for President Biden.
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Politics
Dec 11, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by IAJO163
LINK'The moment of truth': The Electoral College prepares to hand Trump the loss he refuses to accept
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News & Links
Dec 9, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 12/08/2020
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Politics
Dec 8, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by powder
Seems 3 other states joining Texas's case of "unconstitutional election" being put to the supreme court. My understanding is they have to decide quick as the 14th is when the electoral college reports to congress. Trump's recent pick may decide the...
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Politics
Dec 8, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Boltz
Should the US should abolish the electoral college.
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News & Links
Dec 7, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Druvius
12/07/21 Three more weeks, then we start seeing what 2021 has in store for us. Covid and the Trump election denial continue. TRUMP PROMISES ‘BIG THINGS’ WILL OVERTURN ELECTION JUST DAYS BEFORE ELECTORAL COLLEGE MEETS, PLUS GIANT ROCKS IN THE SKY:...
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Politics
Dec 6, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKBiden officially secures enough electors to become president
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Trump Pinata
Nov 30, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by racocn8
"...supporters of Mr. Trump were asked shortly before Election Day how they would want him to respond if he lost, depending on the degree of the loss: if they would want him to concede and commit to a peaceful transfer or power, or resist the results...
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Politics
Nov 27, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by AnneWimsey
Paranoia of this time: Is anyone watching how many Electoral College members are getting calls from drump? Remember that fool in PA trying to change her certification after he called? I believe he should not be calling/contacting Any of them, but ...
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Trump Pinata
Nov 27, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by nogod4me
Trump is hilarious, like most believers, he must think that if faith cannot save him, denial will. "In late-night tweets, Trump complained that the media had not covered his news conference in the way he had wanted, saying the main point he had ...
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Posts
Nov 26, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by johnnyrobish
Trump Says He is Mentally Unable to Concede - But Will Leave WH When asked by reporters on Thursday, President Trump said he would leave the White House Jan. 20th, if the Electoral College declares Joe Biden the winner, but he ...
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Trump Pinata
Nov 26, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by johnnyrobish
Trump Says He is Mentally Unable to Concede - But Will Leave WH When asked by reporters on Thursday, President Trump said he would leave the White House Jan. 20th, if the Electoral College declares Joe Biden the winner, but he ...
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General & Hellos
Nov 26, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by jeshuey
Be still my heart... Donald Trump says he will leave White House if electoral college votes for Joe Biden. Trump says he'll leave White House if Biden declared winner of Electoral College
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Politics
Nov 23, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Lorajay
I agree with this facilitator that the only possible way to solve the electoral college versus the popular vote is via a state by state change to proportional electors. Does anyone have a better idea?
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Politics
Nov 21, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Paul4747
LINKTrump meets with Michigan lawmakers as part of challenge to Biden win
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Politics
Nov 21, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by kmaz
POLLWhen will we see research and news stories which provide credible estimates of a) the number of votes that were suppressed by the mail system slowdown b) the number of extra virus cases attributable to some voters having decided they had to go to the...

When will we see cogent research and news covering the voter suppression effort of 2020?

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Trump Pinata
Nov 18, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by silverotter11
68% of Republicans concerned election was ‘rigged’ A new Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll found that 52% of Republicans believe that Trump won the election, compared to just 29% who believe Biden won and more than two-thirds of Republicans, 68%, were ...
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News & Links
Nov 14, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKUK Inquiry: Catholic Cardinal Failed to “Demonstrate Compassion” for Abused Kids | Val Wilde | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Politics
Nov 13, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by IAJO163
LINKTrump asked aides if he could pursue a wild plan to replace the Electoral College with loyalists who would ignore the vote, report says
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Conservative Atheists
Nov 10, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by DUCHESSA
Ignorance at its "best" I can't believe the lack of knowledge shown by many Americans. Two days ago a relatively young woman asked me if "Kamalita also had won"... Yesterday, a couple insisted Bidden was the winer because the "" media said ...
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Politics
Nov 9, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Cyklone
So, I'm not completely up on the US voting system (who is) but what happens if the Pennsylvania electoral college members choose to buck the system and give their votes to trump? I understand this wouldn't be the first time
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News & Links
Nov 9, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKLetters From An American 11/08/2020
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Politics
Nov 8, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by dave1459
Invented Electoral College
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Biden 2020
Nov 8, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by UrsiMajor
National Popular Vote Facebook meeting Monday Nov 9 5pm est This is for those of you who want to force the electoral college to vote the will of the population for states and the country as a whole. No gerrymandering or redistricting. So if Biden ...
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Politics
Nov 7, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Petter
It must be official! Even the BBC now have Biden with 273 projected votes in the Electoral College. Think I'll go out for a night on the town! Oh damn! We're in Covid lockdown. Pass the moonshine!!
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This Day In History
Nov 7, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by silverotter11
With the electoral college so much in the news I thought this tweet needs to be remembered. "The electoral college is a disaster for a democracy. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 7, 2012" One day later Obama won his second term with ...
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Trump Pinata
Nov 7, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by silverotter11
With the electoral college dominating the news, eight years ago trump tweeted on November 7, 2012 "The electoral college is a disaster for a democracy" One day later Obama won his second term with 332 electoral college votes and Jake Tapper from CNN...
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Politics
Nov 5, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Krish55
Find This Ironic?
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Health & Happiness
Oct 31, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by LiterateHiker
"Terrified" Jon Stewart Sums Up How Americans Feel Right Now.
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Trump Pinata
Oct 31, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by dkp93
The closer we get to election day, the sicker I feel. I'm pretty sure Trump is going to win again with fewer votes, thanks to the outdated Electoral College. The thought of that orange pustule and his despicable followers gloating about four more ...
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Trump Pinata
Oct 25, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by MSUskyliner
Uh O...trying to supress my stomach pain and upset at learning the Las Vegas odd$ makers have moved from rather even up odds on election result to where we don't want to be...but things seem to change with every 4 hour update. Seems, too, "election...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Oct 22, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by DenoPenno
The flags are less active now. Every day I drive by a house with lots of flags. There is an American flag, a Trump 2020 flag, and Lee's Confederate flag. Once a Nazi flag and also a flag about supporting police. This house plays a game of "musical ...
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Posts
Oct 20, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Larimar
I eat gluten free as much as I can. The older I get the more I need to do it. Doc wants me to just go cold turkey but I've always made bread and I make fantastic bread-so it's hard. With the holidays coming up, this is a ...
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Posts
Oct 20, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
_Good Morning! Happy Wednesday all!_ 😉🌞
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General & Hellos
Sep 29, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by St-Sinner
Watch!! Republican voters are angry at their Senators and Congressmen about Trump, health care. It is happening all over just like it did in 2009. The anger among voters is real. With this background and help from heavens (New York Times and ...
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Politics
Sep 28, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Hages
LINKTrump Is An Underdog, But The Electoral College’s Republican Tilt Improves His Chances | FiveThirtyEight
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Music, Movies & Books
Sep 6, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Namaste
Enjoying The Next Fest Thing on WWOZ, New Orleans! Almost like being there!!!!
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Music Fans
Sep 6, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Marionville
Hello everyone...I’m back after my holiday and was listening to London Grammar in the car on the drive home yesterday, amongst others, and I thought I’d post this cover of Prince’s Purple Rain....love Hannah Reid’s vocal interpretation of ...
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Posts
Sep 4, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by SpikeTalon
Nancy Pelosi's hair appointmemt hypocrisy exemplifies her poor political instincts- That woman is certainly no leader of any kind.
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News & Links
Sep 3, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Blackatheist1985
LINK'The Age of Incrementalism Is Over,' Declares Green New Deal Champion Ed Markey After Defeating Joe Kennedy III | Common Dreams News
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Politics
Sep 1, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by K9Kohle789
LINKBiden is on track to lose the Electoral College - The Boston Globe
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Posts
Aug 31, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by bigpawbullets
I'm very thankful that we're a Republic with the electoral college:
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Aug 12, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Larry68Feminist
Now that fake news announces "Pence opponent is Harris" LIARS @ fake news are not reporting Angela Walker has been the official Green Party opponent to Pence since July 11th and TWICE the opponent to Pence on the Socialist Party USA ballot 2016 and ...
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Politics
Jul 7, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKSupreme Court rules 'faithless electors' can't go rogue at Electoral College
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Politics
Jul 6, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by LuvLayne
? sid=5388d262dd52b8587a00065c The Supreme Court and the electoral college. YES!
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Conservative Atheists
Jul 2, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by azzow2
I have no intention for this to sound sexist it is just a point of wonder. If a woman candidate from either party were to be nominated for the presidency or vice presidency would she get past the electoral college? My question is in concerns that ...
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Politics
Jun 2, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Charliesey
Couldn’t be more true.
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Trump Pinata
May 19, 2020May 2020

Posted by BirdMan1
Georgia church closes again, as new cases pop up in its congregation, and Florida Still Ruled by Criminals:
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Politics
May 6, 2020May 2020

Posted by 1of5
LINKSupreme Court weighs making Electoral College even less democratic - Vox
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General & Hellos
May 2, 2020May 2020

Posted by silverotter11
Matt Taibbi speaking with Bill maher.
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Trump Pinata
Apr 24, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Lorajay
The liar tweets tonight! Roy Zimmerman rocks.
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COVID-19
Apr 24, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
Most have, by now, seen the prez suggested ingesting disinfectents. Lysol put a warning that such practise is dangerous, etc. My thought, how long, if not already, before there is a call to boycott Lysol. Personally, all of the open up now crowd and ...
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Memes R Us
Apr 3, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by MichelleGar1
Just 4 months in!
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Politics
Mar 24, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by 1of5
LINKPoll: Biden holds narrow 3-point lead over Trump nationally | TheHill
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Politics
Feb 3, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by Flyingsaucesir
Trump's defenders in the impeachment trial argued that we are too close to an election to remove a president from office. "The people should decide," they said. But how can we decide when a majority vote can be overruled by a minority that dominates ...
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Politics
Feb 1, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by bingst
LINKThe Electoral College, the Senate, & other ways our democracy is rigged - Vox
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Politics
Jan 29, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by ToolGuy
This time she is correct. But too right-wing and neoliberal on everything else. Do you think the electoral college should be abolished? Or should its votes be apportioned based on the popular vote?
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Trump Pinata
Jan 28, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by Joanne
The founders feared a man like this becoming President. The Electoral College failed us; and, now, the complicit Rethuglicans are failing us.
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Insomniacs
Jan 8, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by RavenCT
Goodnight - tomorrow finally off to the Pain Clinic for Botox (So exciting) it should put an end to migraines for at least two months. I'm so looking forward to it. (Yes I know - that's nuts - that's a lot of injections to the head - but versus ...
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Trump Pinata
Dec 27, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by uncle-ernie
Read my new column, "Lying Donald Loses Again." In Issues & Alibis magazine.
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Music Fans
Dec 22, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by FearlessFly
John Lee Hooker - Long Boogie Live in Montreal 1980 "We're Gonna Do The Shout"
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General & Hellos
Dec 19, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by bingst
POLLWhat do you think of a US Constitutional Amendment that would modify Presidential Impeachment so that it would automatically invoke a vote of the electorate instead of a trial in the Senate?
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Music Fans
Dec 9, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by Marionville
Another Monday...I sometimes wonder where time goes! This song which was written by Paul McCartney is connected to that thought...yesterday (comes suddenly!). I’ve chosen Plácido Domingo’s cover to post as I’m a great believer ...
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Politics
Nov 20, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by IAJO163
LINKKilling Electoral College would invite Trump, future presidents to rig their reelections
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Leftists
Nov 3, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
Nancy Pelosi is worried about 2020 candidates not appealing to mainstream Dems. Is she right? Do we need a centrist candidate to win electoral college?
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General & Hellos
Oct 30, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by St-Sinner
British elections are announced. KNOW THE DIFFERENCE AMERICAN ELECTIONS 1. Vote for the President & state representatives separately 2. People choose President 3. President does not change during term unless removed or dead 4. President is ...
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News & Links
Oct 13, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKElectoral College Overwhelmingly Favors Republicans, Abolishing Entire System Only Remedy: Study
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Politics
Oct 7, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by GarytheGondolier
Constitutional Originalists--who argue for the electoral college, for the right to bear any kind of arms, and against the rights of women and LGBTQ people--seem to me very much like religious Fundamentalists (who argue for some of the same things). ...
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Just for Laughs
Sep 25, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by bobwjr
Yup awesome that way
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General & Hellos
Sep 13, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by IAJO163
LINKSamantha Bee Proves the Electoral College Is Garbage and Has to Go
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General & Hellos
Sep 12, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by MLinoge
It’s Time to Cancel the Electoral College | Full Frontal
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Sep 8, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by UUNJ
Question for the “culturally but not religiously Jewish” folks here: What does that mean in terms of expectations of potential partners? Do you seek another non-observant Jew? Or would it work out with someone who celebrates Christmas?
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Politics
Sep 2, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by ToolGuy
The person with the most votes wins. Abolish the electoral college and minority rule.
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Leftists
Sep 2, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by gigihein
I get it is CNN, but here is Chris Hayes on the Electoral College.
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