Category Archives: Politics, national

A tale of two elections.

Back in 2016, I and others staffed the county Democratic party office. Besides distributing signs for various local and state candidates, we got 50 Hillary signs and gave out the last one the day before the election. Things are different … Continue reading

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The rant store is open for business.

    x I want to leave you with something positive, and what could be more positive than #44?  

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Ranting my life away.

Job responsibilities now 100% optional in Wisconsin. Stalin said that he who counts the votes wins. In the US it may be he who runs the postal service.

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Oh, the rants…

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More rants.

This is teacher @BlibriJane and part of her Blue Eyes-Brown Eyes exercise pic.twitter.com/UfNJqGIHWN we all need her. — Adil Ray OBE (@adilray) June 6, 2020 indoctrination (noun) 1. the process of teaching a person or group to accept a set … Continue reading

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Political ads have taken over my Instagram.

Funnily enough, they are all for Democrats…

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It’s Saturday. Time for another data dump.

Stop calling it white privilege.

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Thoughts.

Have you noticed some deficiencies in the USPS lately? I kinda sorta thought I noticed it, then Amy Singer of Knitty said this in a Patreon email: “When the pandemic hit, I realized that mailing stuff to you wasn’t so … Continue reading

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Tuesday tidbits.

Collective trauma. Shop Lowes, not Home Depot. 80 YA books by POC. From my friend k: “It’s like the problem of the commons, in a way. People get together, say we’re going to do this here, and somebody decides they’re … Continue reading

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Tidbits on Thursday.

I hate to be cynical (not), but this bit from a regional online newspaper made me happy: States with Republican governors are projected to have a greater increase in fatalities than those with Democratic governors, according to a new Yahoo … Continue reading

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