1. Minotaur

    Update us on the Ohio 12th Special Election if you are following it

    I know it is close so if anyone hears more on that election it will be interesting. Thanks ahead of time.
  2. Ian Jeffrey

    Brock Turner Update

    Brock Turner Insists He Never Wanted Sex, Only “Outercourse” Also here. History of the case From the first link above: Seriously? Apparently so - from the guy who only got six months in jail and was, as I understand it, released three months early. Somehow, I doubt this appeal will...
  3. NightSwimmer

    Seriously though, folks... Update your router firmware

    Russian malware has infected as many as 1,000,000 routers worldwide. Rebooting alone is not adequate. Data-stealing router malware bypasses web encryption It also inserts hostile code and targets devices on the network. A recently discovered strain of router malware appears to be much...
  4. cpicturetaker12

    Update: 58 dead, 2700 injured--medical emergency may be declared in Israel.

    Anyone doubt the billionaires, Netanyahu, Trump and Jared, and Mnuchin are at a HUGE PARTY tonight with champagne corks popping? In the mean time, caged Palestinians are being SHOT dead and tear gassed. MIDDLE EAST Israel Kills Dozens at Gaza Border as U.S. Embassy Opens in Jerusalem By...
  5. Friday13

    Update: Trump revolving door

    Time for an update...with slideshow... VA Secretary Shulkin is out — here are all the casualties of the Trump administration so far
  6. Friday13

    UPDATE: Abuse and torture of 13 children by their parents

    This just keeps getting worse... Details of abuse and torture emerge against couple who kept their 13 children captive Grandparents of starved, shackled children in CA shocked at the news
  7. The Man

    Crimea Bridge update

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5pDQUDIUWPw Assembling of all support structures for motor vehicle part completed at Crimea Bridge construction site (photo) They are pushing like hell, working 24 hours a day, to finish ahead of schedule. It has been said Putin wants as much of the Bridge...
  8. Dangermouse

    Tracking Trump. A weekly update on how your friends see him.

    Courtesy of the Guardian. A weekly summary of the view from across the pond. "This week was a mixed bag for Donald Trump. The president was finally able to implement a limited version of his “Muslim ban”, but another campaign pledge – to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act – stalled in...
  9. zam-zam

    Global Catastrophe Update

    We're all doomed. Honest. Any minute now......... It's summer 2017 and the Arctic was supposed to be ice-free, hurricanes were going to be more frequent and more deadly, and sea levels should be rising alarmingly. Al Gore swore in his 2006 science fiction movie, "An Inconvenient Truth," that...
  10. Madeline

    Update On The Bill Cosby Rape Trial, Opening Monday

    Cosby Case: Pretrial Rulings Decided What Jury Will and Won't Hear - NBC News This case is like mini-primer on the laws of evidence! Good grief. I wonder why there was no rulings as to Camilla Cosby's testimony or the use of her deposition transcript? Do you think the judge ruled...
  11. zam-zam

    Settled Science Update

    A nostalgic look back at what was said, and who said it: Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson, the father of Earth Day said before the first Earth Day in 1970 that “the secretary of the Smithsonian Institute believes that in 25 years, somewhere between 75 and 80 percent of all the species of living...
  12. NightSwimmer

    TrumpCare Update

    Still dead. As Latest Health Plan Dies, Republicans Can’t Agree on a Culprit Last month, a House Republican bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act failed to get enough support to bring it to a vote. About 30 of the most conservative members of the House rejected the bill as preserving...
  13. cpicturetaker12

    8PM update: 19 companies DUMP O'Reilly now. VIDEO

    Well, at least the bleeding should stop for today right? I mean after all even CA should be closed for business tonight! Poor ASSHOLES, don't you feel sorry for them?? ABC did an entire piece tonight on their 'NEWS' program. Can you say IRONY? 19 companies pull advertising from 'The...
  14. zam-zam

    Obama Legacy Update

    The "semiretired President" - Too darn funny: At one point in President Obama's interview with ABC News that aired over the weekend, George Stephanopoulos noted that "the Democratic Party got pretty hollowed out on your watch, about 1,000 seats lost in the Congress, Senate, governors, state...
  15. zam-zam

    Wisconsin Recount Update

    Jill Stein still not declared the winner: BAY VIEW -- Wisconsin's presidential election recount is nearly complete, with Milwaukee County finishing Thursday evening, December 8th. The Wisconsin Elections Commission reported Thursday, December 8th that more than 82 percent of the vote had...
  16. cpicturetaker12

    UPDATE: Jill Stein reached $1mill for a recount in 3 hrs. #Recount2016

    I didn't post to the original disclosure of Stein orchestrating a recount as I was pretty sure SOMEONE would have to come up with the $$ to conduct it. She has. A MILL in 3 hours. PS I'll kick in a few shekels myself in the morning. ANYONE else?? Feel free to join! Let's see the #'s. If...
  17. DemoWhip

    A Trump Update

    Early this morning the following was being reported in the news. * Lawyers for Trump filed a motion to delay the Trump University lawsuit until after he is in the White House. * Trump vowed to deport and jail up to Three (3) Million illegal immigrants who have been convicted of crimes. *...
  18. Bronwyn

    Update: Rape lawsuit against Trump Dropped

    A woman who accused Donald Trump of raping her as a young girl in the 1990s has dropped her lawsuit against him.* Politico reported that the unidentified woman, going by the pseudonym “Jane Doe,” dropped the New York federal lawsuit Friday without explanation.* The woman was scheduled to...
  19. GordonGecko

    Red State electoral map update-

    Incredibly enough, Trump hasn't actually lost any states in the poll averages from one week ago. Even though Utah is showing Evan McMullin competitive, putting yet another George W. Bush state in peril. Even though Clinton led the last Arizona poll, by Emerson College. Even though Texas and...
  20. Amelia

    Senate Update: Clinton Is Surging, But Down-Ballot Democrats Are Losing Ground

    Senate Update: Clinton Is Surging, But Down-Ballot Democrats Are Losing Ground | FiveThirtyEight Predictions are still that Democrats will control the Senate but the current trend is not reassuring. Looks like voters could choose gridlock after all. Here are a few excerpts. There's much...