Wednesday Reads: Caffeine FairyPosted: September 22, 2021 | |
Cartoons from Cagle:
I didn’t realize today is Wednesday…I need to be visited by the caffeine fairy.
This is from 2013. I had the GOP’s number way back in the day. pic.twitter.com/za129vCftC— Pat Bagley (@Patbagley) September 22, 2021
Pat is always spot on.
Luckovich is another one who gets it:
Now some twits:
Sally Yates should be given consideration as the New FBI Director immediately. We need someone who’s honest and willing to stand up for the rule of law because Justice Matters @glennkirschner2 pic.twitter.com/6AK4AgmfQ0— Wes Lassiter (@lassiter_wes) September 19, 2021
NEW PHOTO – As soon as the TV cameras go away, Marjorie Taylor Greene puts on her mask. pic.twitter.com/DR513bMJcB— Tristan Snell (@TristanSnell) September 20, 2021
A TN law says that teachers cannot make students feel bad about their race: parents are using this to remove discussion of Blacks experiencing racism.— Don Moynihan (@donmoyn) September 22, 2021
Gives the game away about whose feeling are worth protecting and validating and whose can be ignored.
With hospitals full of unvaccinated Covid patients, surgeries are being delayed. A hospital in Medford, Ore., normally has no one waiting for open-heart surgery, but now 28 people are waiting. Their lives are at risk because of vaccination resistance. https://t.co/BR4OTuFqgW— Nicholas Kristof (@NickKristof) September 22, 2021
Lava poured from an erupting volcano on the Spanish island of La Palma for a fourth day, blanketing houses and fields. https://t.co/uEHZtXIehr— MSNBC (@MSNBC) September 22, 2021
“I think he is a fucking loser, and he is going to throw anything against the wall he can,” said Mary Trump of her uncle’s new suit. Yep, that about sums it up. https://t.co/AXot6TlL2A— Laurence Tribe (@tribelaw) September 22, 2021
Both of the anti-Trump heroes Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger voted against the bill. Ultimately, they are still Republicans, and therefore don’t really give a damn. https://t.co/ET7i7QPA1r— Charles P. Pierce (@CharlesPPierce) September 22, 2021
The late, great Gwen Ifill coining the phrase “Missing White Woman Syndrome” while moderating at panel at the “Unity: Journalists of Color” convention in Washington, DC, in 2004. pic.twitter.com/x1ZkiAZ59O— Charles M. Blow (@CharlesMBlow) September 22, 2021
In the same area that Gabby Petito disappeared, 710 indigenous people— mostly girls—disappeared between the years of 2011 and 2020 but their stories didn’t lead news cycles, writes @MollyJongFast. https://t.co/NMBEcA7fq0— The Daily Beast (@thedailybeast) September 20, 2021
Despite how much it hurts to reopen this, I want to use the attention now and just power through.— Gary. (@loudgoblin) September 20, 2021
This is one of my best friends Lauren Cho (El Cho)
She went missing in Yucca Valley, Ca on June 28th. Please share this as much as you can pic.twitter.com/Y1Izw9XOB7
Women who have been sexually assaulted have a higher risk of developing a type of brain damage that has been linked to cognitive decline, dementia and stroke, a new study found. https://t.co/y0jeVuoUO5— CNN International (@cnni) September 22, 2021
NEWS: House votes 220-211 on a bill to fund the government through 12/3/2021, extend the debt ceiling to 12/2022, and provide funding for disaster relief and to assist Afghan evacuees.— Sahil Kapur (@sahilkapur) September 22, 2021
A straight party line vote. All Republicans vote no.
Gunmen opened fire with automatic weapons on a car carrying a senior aide to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Wednesday, in what officials said was an attempted assassination in response to his crackdown on oligarchshttps://t.co/INVThnmRtM— AFP News Agency (@AFP) September 22, 2021
It’s devastating to lose power in New Orleans for so long. It’s worse to know it didn’t have to be this way. @MaxBlau, @AnnieWaldman & @TeganWendland investigate in this stunning @propublica–@NPR collab. https://t.co/9a5rU3j5zO— Mara Shalhoup (@mshalhoup) September 22, 2021
Sidney Powell claims the boyfriend of Brian Kemp's daughter was ‘blown up in his car’ to stop Georgia audit— Khashoggi’s Ghost (@UROCKlive1) September 21, 2021
The only problem is, Loeffler's aide was not "blown up in his car."
Harrison Deal, the aide in question, "died in a three-vehicle crash on I-16"https://t.co/BQoKIjUJPU
I don't understand why Sidney Powell, Lin Wood, Jenna Ellis, and Rudy Giuliani haven't been disbarred yet.— 💀 Scary Larry 💀 🇺🇸🌊✊🏻🗽 (@StompTheGOP) September 21, 2021
Why isn’t there a massive class action lawsuit against Fox News and Tucker Carlson for COVID-19 hospitalizations and deaths of family members?— Kate 🤍🇺🇸 (@ImSpeaking13) September 21, 2021
A pattern of hand and footprints made by children between 7 and 12 years old in Tibet more than 220,000 years ago is the oldest artwork ever to be found. 5 handprints and 5 footprints were pressed into some soft, smooth limestone that later hardenedhttps://t.co/SB1rvj58cE pic.twitter.com/St6DZb3bAz— Alfons López Tena (@alfonslopeztena) September 21, 2021
Happy first day, no matter what you call it! 🍂🎃https://t.co/thzTYxSSyQ— Merriam-Webster (@MerriamWebster) September 22, 2021
Happy first day of fall…🍁🍂
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