“Name That Scandal” Open Thread

5 minutes ago
re: #238 Thanos People seem to like 'Moron Contra.' On Twitter this morning it's popped up a few times.

There’s been some speculation that in order to really go viral, the impeachment process needs to have a catchy nickname, like, dare I say it, Watergate. But man, the -gate thing is so tired it wrapped around, got cool, and then got tired again. So if we’re going to need …

John Oliver Digs Into the Trump Gang’s Effort to Destroy the National Weather Service [VIDEO]

354John Hughes
1 hour, 36 minutes ago
re: #33 Teukka Not just the US that has to worry about cases like that. A fun bit of French history is what happened during the Gerboise Verte nuclear test in Algeria -- they had to explode the bomb prematurely ...

A Stunning New Version of Bon Iver’s “Beth/Rest” With Solo Saxophone

233Shiplord Kirel, Friend of Moose and Squirrel
2 days, 17 hours ago
re: #146 Backwoods_Sleuth As I have long suggested, Cheeto may be about to "acknowledge" that the original Moon landings were a liberal-orchestrated hoax and he, the Chosen One, is ready to go ahead with the real thing. This will appeal ...

Great New Track From Snarky Puppy Guitarist Mark Lettieri: “Point Iz”

189Florida Panhandler
1 week ago
Anyone who thinks the current chaos will change with Trump gone are deluded. America is through the looking glass now. We have evolved into the next stage of our nation’s history- an aging, scared empire thrashing about finding our place ...