Sunday Reads: They give awards for that shit?

(@tmoms) on Instagram: “#notmypresident day 🖕🏽🖕🏾🖕🏿”

 

Apparently, if you are obstructing justice, like Devin Nunes…in the eyes of CPAC…you get an award, The Schiff Memo Drops While Devin Nunes Wins a CPAC Award

Nunes was presented with the ACU’s “Defender of Freedom” award and received a standing ovation.

If you want to read in detail the background during this award presentation, WaPo has a good description:  Nunes gets conservative award for pushback on Russia probe – The Washington Post

Defender of Freedom…fucking hell.

With prizes like these…who needs more winning?

Tweeters Barf Over Sweepstake Prize Of Dinner With Donald Trump | HuffPost

The Republican National Committee used Twitter to promote a prize of attending a dinner with President Donald Trump.

But many people replied to the Saturday tweet by saying they’d rather go hungry than attend the RNC’s Annual Spring Retreat Dinner in Palm Beach, Florida, in March with Trump.

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It offered one person the chance to win transportation, accommodation and a ticket to the Florida bash, and invited people to donate to the RNC in exchange for entry into the sweepstake. The small print, however, contained another link which allowed people to enter before 11:59 p.m. ET on Sunday for free.

The RNC valued the prize at $3,000, but some folks on Twitter “barfed” at the offer:

I wish I could post more links for you, but it is a bad day today…so let me make this an open thread and hopefully you will share some articles that touches your fancy.

 

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13 Comments on “Sunday Reads: They give awards for that shit?”

  1. Minkoff Minx says:

    Hope you all are safe…

  2. dakinikat says:

    Lord. I’d going screaming for police protection if I ever found myself even near Trump. I would never Ever want him near me let alone trying to digest food around him.

  3. Minkoff Minx says:

    Fucking hell:

    • dakinikat says:

      Every time I tell myself I miss the classroom this happens and i’m thrilled to be teaching her on line next to my cats, a glass of wine, and students that can only see me on video.

  4. bostonboomer says:

    Take care JJ.

    I hope everyone has a nice Sunday with no more awful Trump news. It’s pouring rain here.

    Love you all!

  5. Sweet Sue says:

    Why are the Democrats determined to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory? The California Democratic Party refuses to endorse Diane Feinstein? Hey, sexist, ageist pieces of shit, she’s the co-sponsor of the bill that banned assault weapons!!!!!!!!
    Oh Christ, I give up. I smell Putin.

  6. eat gas station sushi with raccoons…. priceless. I gotta find that chick on twitter