Facebook Removes Greitens Video but Twitter Only Flagged It

but it’s still running flat out on YouTube. Facebook removes Greitens ‘RINO hunting’ video: Facebook on Monday removed a video from Missouri Republican Senate candidate Eric Greitens in which he holds a shotgun and urges supporters to “get a RINO hunting permit.” A spokesperson for Meta, Facebook’s parent company, said…

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Lin Wood’s Law license on the Line

Prominent Trump ( election fraud!) surrogate and Blogging Blue 2020 Kook of the Year winner Lin Wood has been ordered by the State Bar of Georgia to undergo a psychiatric evaluation, which Wood reportedly has refused to do. The development is one of the latest bits of fallout resulting from…

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Kanye West’s “Candidacy” for President

Kanye West has had an on, off, and on again candidacy for President of the United States. At once it seems frivolous but at others it is clearly aimed at taking votes away from the presumptive Democratic Candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden. And Mr. West does not deny his…

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Death Panels? The GOP’s Got Your Death Panels

As Texas coronavirus cases continue to increase and hospitals there are stretched beyond their capacity, some of the worst cases are just being sent home to die. A Texas hospital is so overrun with coronavirus cases that officials say it will send the patients least likely to survive home to…

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Why Are There NEW Reports About Shortages, Reagents, and PPE?

This is an absurd situation on top of an absurd situation. The nation should have the COVID-19 pandemic under control like most of our allies do. But we don’t. And now while the first wave flares up out of control again we are again hearing warnings that the nation is…

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Did You Get This Census Questionnaire Yet?

Well if you do, look it over very carefully. This was just posted on Facebook and although it resembles an official document…and the 2020 Census is just getting underway…it’s a piece of literature from the Republican Party. Of course the real census document shouldn’t be listed as a 2020 Congressional…

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The GOP Elephant Never Forgets

A brief side road from the article about third party groups running negative ads against the GOP candidates in the Republican primary to face incumbent US Senator Tammy Baldwin. Again, we have a poignant thought from Republican State Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald: “There’s going to be a group that…

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Let’s Get This Straight: The GOP Controls Congress

Once again President Donald Trump stated that the Senate hearings into possible Russian interference in the US elections in 2016 is just an excuse by the Democrats for their loss last November. So let me clarify this for the president. The Republican party controls both houses in the US Congress….

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Wisconsin Election Laws Need Candidates To Prove They Belong To The Party They Claim to Represent

During the recalls and in several state and local elections, both parties have complained about candidates running as spoilers under one party’s banner while actually supporting the agenda or platform of the opposition party. And now we have Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke who has historically run as a Democrat…

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What social science has to say about racism in the Republican Party

Max Ehrenfreund of the Washington Post has an absolutely excellent piece about the expanding body of research by psychologists, economists and political scientists focusing on the issue of racism within the base of the Republican Party. The same argument has been applied to almost every recent presidential election: President Ronald…

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