Thursday Music: Coyote – Joni Mitchell

Here’s Joni Mitchell live, with Roger McGuinn and Bob Dylan, at Gordon Lightfoot’s home. What a line-up. What a party that must have been!

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Bamboo Brandtjen

After learning that several Wisconsin GOP lawmakers, including Assembly Rep Janel Brandtjen, traveled to Arizona last weekend to observe the so-called ” audit ” of Maricopa County’s election results, (some are calling it a fraudit ), just for the fun of it I Googled ” bamboo brandtjen ” and a…

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As Kenan Thompson Would Say ” What’s Up With That?”

So I recently returned to scrolling through an ostensibly progressive Facebook page that I had seriously neglected throughout much of the last year or so, the Wisconsin Urban and Rural Progressive Coalition, and I saw a post asking people to sign a petition from National Nurses United asking Rep. Gwen…

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Thursday Music: The Last Chance Texaco – Rickie Lee Jones

Rickie Lee Jones has a new book out, Last Chance Texaco. Here’s the song from which the title is taken, which was a track from her eponymous debut album released in 1979. Loved this record when it came out. Still do.

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Watch as traitor Michael Flynn calls for coup

Watch as traitor to our nation Michael Flynn opines about how he thinks a coup to overthrow the democratically elected president and vice president should happen in the United States. Donald Trump may have pardoned Michael Flynn but he’s still a criminal none the less.

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Land Of The Home And Freedom Range

Can you just imagine what republicans would be saying if Joe Biden had muttered the title above during, say, a State of The Union address? ” He’s got dementia! How can a guy with dementia run the country?!?!? ” But it wasn’t Joe Biden who spoke this marvelously garbled word…

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Thursday Music: Sweetheart Like You – Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan turned 80 years old this week. Happy Birthday Bob!

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Thursday Music: Cortez the Killer – Grace Potter with Joe Satriani

Neil Young wrote it. Grace Potter and Joe Satriani nailed it. Enjoy.

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A Shitshow Sandwich With A Side Of Clusterfuck

If you have the time I highly recommend you read the entire 14 page letter the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors recently sent to Arizona State Senate President Karen Fann. Fann is a republican and the County Board is GOP dominated. To call the letter ” blistering ” is a…

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Assembly Speaker Robin Vos denies immunocompromised lawmaker’s request to work remotely

Because nothing says “pro-life” like forcing someone who is immunocompromised to work in person with a bunch of non-mask wearing Republicans who in many instances deny or minimize the science behind the COVID-19 pandemic. The leader of the state Assembly earlier this year rejected an immunocompromised lawmaker’s request to work…

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