Wednesday Reads: 29 YearsPosted: August 25, 2021 | |
Today marks my 29th Anniversary…meh.
So it goes.
Now for the cartoons via Cagle:
Madam Speaker Nancy Patricia D'Alesasndro Pelosi is badass. Making lemonade time after time. pic.twitter.com/NYmWbnDa8q— harleyb💛🐝 (@harleyb11) August 24, 2021
U.S. House approves $3.5 trillion budget resolution in procedural vote.— CSPAN (@cspan) August 24, 2021
The vote also sets a September 27 deadline to consider the bipartisan infrastructure bill. pic.twitter.com/cYyVebUXwd
House passes bill to strengthen Voting Rights Act in face of new restrictions in GOP-led states https://t.co/eQhoz48kiV— The Washington Post (@washingtonpost) August 24, 2021
Those stories of kidnapped children … https://t.co/S4CaPCxv37— Pat Bagley (@Patbagley) August 24, 2021
It’s a pandemic of the unvaccinated. These are (mostly) the people filling ERs and ICUs to bursting pic.twitter.com/qu6CLfZvmb— Pat Bagley (@Patbagley) August 23, 2021
This is the school district whose superintendent, Marcus Chambers, is pals w/ Matt Gaetz (a DeSantis ally). Unlike some other Florida districts, Chambers “gave in” to DeSantis’s ban on mask mandates. How hard has Covid hit this district?@FlaPol @orlandosentinel 👇1/ https://t.co/Sbxu1FUKW2— Jennifer Cohn ✍🏻 📢 (@jennycohn1) August 24, 2021
The select House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol plans to ask telecommunications companies to turn over the records of several hundred people, including lawmakers. Good. https://t.co/cZUkGS0g1c— Citizens for Ethics (@CREWcrew) August 25, 2021
Archaeologists find remains of ‘Master’ spinner in Noteć forests | Science in Poland https://t.co/qw9VZrsCqH— JJ Lopez Walts 🤌🏼 (@MinkoffMinx) August 24, 2021
Biden says that, as of this afternoon, 70,700 have been evacuated from Afghanistan since August 14th.— Leah McElrath 🏳️🌈 (@leahmcelrath) August 24, 2021
An astonishing large and successful operation so far:
Women leaders less likely than men to receive support following major terrorist attacks https://t.co/3vvKfJn1Co— JJ Lopez Walts 🤌🏼 (@MinkoffMinx) August 24, 2021
Goldman Sachs told employees on Tuesday that it will require anyone who enters the bank’s U.S. offices, including clients, to be fully vaccinated starting on Sept. 7, making it the most prominent Wall Street bank to issue such a broad requirement. https://t.co/Yhzptr3Y8W— The New York Times (@nytimes) August 25, 2021
Wearing a mask is so easy even a monkey can do it. So why can’t Republicans? https://t.co/Ho0X9En2fY— Erie Siobhan is Vaxxed to the Max 🇺🇸 (@ErieNotEerie) August 25, 2021
And with that, this is an open thread.