Category Archives: American Politics

What happens on Monday

Since it rarely is an issue, there is a lot of misunderstanding about the electoral vote that will happen on Monday. Most people know each state gets a number of votes equal to the number of House members plus the … Continue reading

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The North Carolina tsunami begins

The North Carolina Legislature has a veto proof Republican majority and will next year. Even bills like HB2 had Democratic Party support because the House members are more Conservative than partisan. The legislature is in special session in Raleigh pushing … Continue reading

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Wisconsin recount almost completed

Milwaukee County reported last night their recount is complete – however the count of absentee and provisional ballots is not – however with all the other recounting done, the various piles are sorted out. This was day 9 of the … Continue reading

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Why the Sioux Indians want the protesters to leave

The Trump people point out that Native American tribes are sitting on $1.5 trillion in oil, gas and other resources which they have been blocked from using by the Bureau of Indian affairs for 150 years. The Trump folks want … Continue reading

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Michigan Recount to proceed

Despite there being no provision in Michigan law for a recount based on “just because I want one”, a Federal Judge has ordered a HAND recount to happen starting on Monday. And on December 12th, Ms Stein will demand a … Continue reading

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Obama mystery

In July 2010, User CommiesAreBad created a poll asking people to compare President Obama’s policies to famous movies.  About a week later, they duplicated the poll with the main difference being using the Obama / BP sunflower picture that Parrott … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Recount Update

It takes a little work to create a useful spreadsheet but worth the effort. There are 3,636 precincts to be recounted, with 3,285,426 votes As of the Spreadsheet posted December 2nd, recounts of 346,133 votes (10.5%) are complete. Muddying the … Continue reading

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Love Trumps Islam

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) […] Police said they are investigating whether it was a terrorist attack. […] The attacker was identified as an OSU student named Abdul Razak Ali Artan. He was a Somali-born legal permanent resident of the U.S., according … Continue reading

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Jill Stein files for recount in Wisconsin

Jill Stein, the Green Party candidate has filed the paperwork to force Wisconsin to recount the entire state for the Presidential election http://elections.wi.gov/sites/default/files/publication/65/recount_manual_11_2016_pdf_17034.pdf Donald Trump got 1,409,467 Jill Stein got 30,980 Obviously, Jill Stein doesn’t believe she was cheated out … Continue reading

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Lock her up? Hillary for Prison?

Not so fast Donald Trump doesn’t believe you care

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