Monthly Archives: February 2017

Email trouble, again

by Terry Welshans Published today in the Indianapolis Star, by Fatima Hussein. Vice President Mike Pence continues his fight to keep an email that he received as Governor of Indiana out of the public eye. A FOIA request dating to … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: February 28, 2017

February 28th is Pączki Day/Pancake Tuesday Chocolate Souffle Day Fat Tuesday Rare Disease Day * World Spay Day * Tooth Fairy Day * ___________________________________________________________ MORE!  Stephen Spender, Geraldine Farrar and Michael Jackson, click

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it’s always about Lord Dampnut, even if he wasn’t at the Oscars

  By ann summers A LITTLE SAD! 5 A.M. BOWEL MOVEMENT AT BREITBART Lord Dampnut was so trolled by Hollywood tweeters that he instead chose to use Breitbart, an exemplar of FakeNews, to exercise his post-Oscars spew about the show … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: February 27, 2017

February 27th is International Polar Bear Day * Anosmia Awareness Day * Strawberry Day Museums Advocacy Day * ___________________________________________________________ MORE!  Ellen Terry, Marian Anderson and Frances Perkins, click

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TCS: Adventures in Wine Tasting

Good Morning! ___________________________________________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early risers on Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum, so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole in your brainpan, feel free to add a … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: February 26, 2017

February 26th is Tell a Fairytale Day Levi Strauss Day * Pistachio Day 58th Daytona 500 89th Academy Awards ___________________________________________________________ MORE! Christopher Marlowe, Sharyn McCrumb and Alanis Morissette, click

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Bannonism is not quite the “deconstruction of the administrative state”

  CPAC attendees trolled into waving Russia flags during Trump’s speech “I have so much power just in my voice. I keep saying the word and they’ll be bankrupt.” POTUS explaining his revenge against news outlets. — Rogue POTUS Staff … Continue reading

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