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CIA: Russia Intervened in Our Election to Help Donald Trump Win

Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 6:01:40 pm
If this Washington Post article is accurate, how the hell can this country allow the election of Donald Trump to stand? A case like this is exactly why the Electoral College was created in the first place. It’s not supposed to be a rubber stamp. The Electoral College was intended to ...
89 comments | Last comment: Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 7:05:53 pm

Twitter Bans Two More of the Worst White Supremacist Leaders

Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 3:27:39 pm
The people who run Twitter seem to finally be getting serious about shutting down some of the worst white supremacist and neo-Nazi accounts that have given the site a terrible reputation for hate speech and harassment. Last month they banned a whole bunch of racist and white supremacist accounts, including Richard ...
184 comments | Last comment: Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 7:02:23 pm

Trump Team Prepares to Purge Government Employees Who Believe in Climate Change

Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 11:07:49 am
The incoming Trump administration is apparently planning to implement a purge of any Energy Department officials who have worked on issues related to climate change. According to Bloomberg, the Trump transition team has presented the DOE with a 74-point questionnaire that asks for the names of employees and contractors who worked ...
255 comments | Last comment: Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 3:54:31 pm

BMW Is the Latest Large Company to Pull Advertising From Breitbart "News"

Thu, Dec 8, 2016 at 7:31:40 pm
As more and more major advertisers realize that Breitbart "News" is a far right hate site, and it damages their brands to advertise there, the latest company to join the exodus from Breitbart is renowned automobile manufacturer BMW. @slpng_giants We continuously review sites where individually targeted ads are available and Breitbart ...
405 comments | Last comment: Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 11:35:21 am

New From Keith Olbermann: Let's Take a Look at Trump's Cabinet of Villains

Thu, Dec 8, 2016 at 4:28:09 pm
YouTube As I tweeted earlier today... Trump is putting in place an extreme right wing administration that will do its best to destroy the US government. @samsteinhp — Charles Johnson (@Green_Footballs) December 8, 2016 ReplyReply w/ Quote
167 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 8, 2016 at 9:43:01 pm

The Bob & Chez Show: Pap Smear

Thu, Dec 8, 2016 at 2:12:31 pm
http://bobcesca.com/podcast/120816/BCS_120816.mp3?_=1 Today's program from our podcasting affiliate, The Bob & Chez Show: Pap Smear: Kellyanne Conway is an evil genius; Conway warns that Trump can manipulate the stock market; Alex Jones’ list of fake news sites; Pizzagate; The latest Trump nominations; Fast food CEO will run the Labor Department; The Ohio ...
99 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 8, 2016 at 11:45:18 pm

Video: Colbert Frantically Denies Being Involved in #PizzaGate

Thu, Dec 8, 2016 at 11:09:27 am
YouTube Last night Stephen Colbert desperately tried to deny he's involved in #PizzaGate, to no avail because we all know the truth, don't we?
149 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 8, 2016 at 4:14:12 pm

Woo Hoo! Little Green Footballs Makes Alex Jones's "Ultimate Fake News List!"

Wed, Dec 7, 2016 at 5:55:50 pm
I'm pleased to announce that Little Green Footballs has made it onto a very prestigious list of news outlets: The Ultimate "Fake News" List by none other than deranged conspiracy-monger Alex Jones! The whack jobs who run Infowars are clearly stung by the absolutely accurate charge that they peddle fake news ...
409 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 8, 2016 at 12:39:44 pm

Donald Trump Picks Climate Change Denier and Energy Industry Puppet to Head Environmental Protection Agency

Wed, Dec 7, 2016 at 11:48:14 am
The news from the Donald Trump Horror just keeps getting worse, every day. Today Trump announced his pick to head the Environmental Protection Agency. Would it surprise you to learn that he's a far right climate change denier in the pocket of the fossil fuel industries? Scott Pruitt, a Republican, has ...
374 comments | Last comment: Wed, Dec 7, 2016 at 9:52:27 pm

Horrifying Scenes From Texas A&M as White Supremacist Richard Spencer Praises Donald Trump

Tue, Dec 6, 2016 at 7:47:25 pm
I'll present these short videos without comment, except to note that this speech by a white supremacist was applauded by more than a few of the people in this room. "We won. America belongs to white men." - Richard Spencer pic.twitter.com/3LTiBSILiv — Mistlejoe (@josefgoldilock) December 7, 2016 ReplyReply w/ QuoteRetweetVideoRichard Spencer praises ...
477 comments | Last comment: Wed, Dec 7, 2016 at 1:02:23 pm

Video: Watch Mike Pence Duck, Dodge and Refuse to Answer Questions About Michael Flynn's Extremist Son

Tue, Dec 6, 2016 at 4:53:46 pm
YouTube The news came out today that former General Michael Flynn's son had been crossed off the Trump transition team, but that's not all. CNN reported that the Trumpistas had actually requested top secret security clearance for Flynn Jr. -- a guy who retweets white supremacists and circulates conspiracy theories from ...
182 comments | Last comment: Tue, Dec 6, 2016 at 8:16:12 pm

The Bob & Chez Show: Trump's China Syndrome

Tue, Dec 6, 2016 at 3:05:52 pm
http://bobcesca.com/podcast/120616/BCS_120616.mp3?_=1 Today's program from our podcasting affiliate, The Bob & Chez Show: China: The Trump Dictatorship Day 21; Kimberley Johnson fills in for Chez; Trump’s Carrier deal is a huge mistake; Ben Carson tapped for HUD secretary; China responds to Trump’s Taiwan call; The way forward for the Democratic Party; Texas ...
48 comments | Last comment: Tue, Dec 6, 2016 at 4:57:03 pm

Donald Trump Tweets Another Falsehood, Causes Boeing's Stock to Plunge

Tue, Dec 6, 2016 at 11:06:43 am
Shortly after a story appeared this morning in the Chicago Tribune about the CEO of Boeing expressing misgivings about Donald Trump's trade policy, Donald Trump fired up his Android phone while atop his solid gold toilet throne in his gold- and marble-encrusted penthouse and called to cancel Boeing's contract to ...
236 comments | Last comment: Tue, Dec 6, 2016 at 3:44:07 pm

New From Keith Olbermann: Trump Is Steering Us Toward International Disaster

Mon, Dec 5, 2016 at 6:32:31 pm
YouTube Why a know-nothing ego-maniac has no business on the phone with world leaders.
440 comments | Last comment: Tue, Dec 6, 2016 at 11:43:56 am

Did Chuck C. Johnson's "Wesearchr" Extortion/Bounty Site Help Inspire the PizzaGate Gunman?

Mon, Dec 5, 2016 at 1:13:35 pm
One of the disgusting imaginary details of the far right "PizzaGate" conspiracy theory is that the Comet Ping Pong pizzeria in Washington DC is connected to a network of secret tunnels, in which children are hidden and tortured. And now we have reports that the heavily armed gunman who entered ...
322 comments | Last comment: Mon, Dec 5, 2016 at 8:42:32 pm

Gen. Flynn's Son Tweets to Conspiracy-Monger Alex Jones, Spreads "PizzaGate" Conspiracy Theory

Mon, Dec 5, 2016 at 11:52:56 am
As if we needed anything else to be frightened about in the incoming Trump administration, the son of Trump's top national security adviser is helping spread the baseless far right conspiracy theory known as "PizzaGate" -- the conspiracy theory that inspired a gunman yesterday to invade the Comet Ping Pong ...
107 comments | Last comment: Mon, Dec 5, 2016 at 4:57:37 pm

Neil Finn - Edible Flowers (Live With Strings, Auckland 2015)

Sun, Dec 4, 2016 at 10:14:45 pm
YouTube One more excellent video from Neil Finn's 2015 concert, because this is one of the greatest pop songwriters ever, at his best. Neil Finn performing "Edible Flowers" at Auckland Town Hall, New Zealand, 18th July 2015. Listen to RNZ National's recording of the concert at http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/nat-music/audio/201779585/neil-finn-live-at-the-auckland-town-hall Recorded and mixed by Andre Upston. ...
311 comments | Last comment: Mon, Dec 5, 2016 at 1:25:56 pm

Right Wing Terrorist Who Wanted to "Self-Investigate Pizzagate" Arrested in Washington DC

Sun, Dec 4, 2016 at 6:15:09 pm
If you're not familiar with the utterly deranged delusion called #PizzaGate that's burning up the right wing's Twitter and Facebook bandwidth these days, here's a story with the full background. All you really need to know is that the far right is caught up in a conspiracy theory that a ...
371 comments | Last comment: Mon, Dec 5, 2016 at 7:29:09 am

Video: Mike Pence Defends Trump's Lie About "Millions" of Illegal Votes, Calls It "Very Refreshing"

Sun, Dec 4, 2016 at 1:56:57 pm
Mike Pence defends Trump's unsubstantiated claim of "millions" of illegal votes: "His right to express his opinion" https://t.co/EY0fcvVG8D pic.twitter.com/8ErKQ8Xe4n — This Week (@ThisWeekABC) December 4, 2016 ReplyReply w/ QuoteRetweetVideo If you remember Mike Pence's debate with Tim Kaine, you know he has absolutely no compunction about telling blatant lies with a big ...
341 comments | Last comment: Sun, Dec 4, 2016 at 6:28:26 pm

Neil Finn - One Step Ahead (Live With Strings, Auckland 2015)

Sun, Dec 4, 2016 at 11:38:17 am
YouTube Yesterday's post of a Neil Finn performance by LGF contributor Thanos was really popular, so here's another excellent song from the same concert. Neil Finn performing "One Step Ahead" at Auckland Town Hall, New Zealand, 18th July 2015. Listen to RNZ National's recording of the concert at http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/nat-music/audio/201779585/neil-finn-live-at-the-auckland-town-hall Recorded and mixed by ...
147 comments | Last comment: Sun, Dec 4, 2016 at 3:14:29 pm

Neil Finn - Don't Dream It's Over (Live With Strings, Auckland 2015)

Sat, Dec 3, 2016 at 7:43:29 pm
YouTube Neil Finn performing 'Don't Dream It's Over' at Auckland Town Hall, New Zealand, 18th July 2015. Listen to RNZ National's recording of the concert at radionz.co.nz Recorded and mixed by Andre Upston. Video by Kontent, directed by Simon Mark-Brown. String arrangements by Victoria Kelly. Song originally on the 1986 Crowded House album, 'Crowded ...
312 comments | Last comment: Sun, Dec 4, 2016 at 1:05:25 pm

Saturday Shred: Nick Johnston, "Poison Touch"

Sat, Dec 3, 2016 at 5:44:56 pm
YouTube One of the new up-and-coming guitar slingers in Nick Johnston, who plays with a minimum of flash but lots of taste and style. His restraint makes the moments when he does cut loose much more impressive. Nick's new album is Remarkably Human, and I highly recommend it to connoisseurs of fine ...
116 comments | Last comment: Sat, Dec 3, 2016 at 8:08:54 pm

Saturday Jam: French Singer-Songwriter Jain, "Makeba"

Sat, Dec 3, 2016 at 11:53:02 am
Vimeo Here's a really fun music video from French singer-songwriter Jain to start the weekend.
217 comments | Last comment: Sat, Dec 3, 2016 at 6:24:09 pm

Friday Night Jam: The Funky Knuckles, "Moorish"

Fri, Dec 2, 2016 at 8:10:27 pm
YouTube The Funky Knuckles: Wes Stephenson - bass Cedric Moore - composer/drums Caleb Sean McCampbell - keyboards Frank Moka - percussion Phill Aelony - guitar Ben Bohorquez - saxophone Evan Weiss - trumpet This movie was made possible because of the hard work all of these people put in. Thank you!! Andy LaViolette - director of photography Ben Bohorquez - ...
287 comments | Last comment: Sat, Dec 3, 2016 at 7:04:04 pm

Trump Hasn't Even Taken Office Yet, but He's Already Provoking a Diplomatic Crisis With China

Fri, Dec 2, 2016 at 2:50:38 pm
He isn't even in the White House yet, but Donald Trump is already provoking a serious diplomatic dispute with China by making a direct call to the president of Taiwan -- even though the US position is that Taiwan is part of China. The Financial Times, citing three sources, reports ...
393 comments | Last comment: Sat, Dec 3, 2016 at 8:20:42 am

Breitbart's "War" on Kellogg's Is Backfiring as More Advertisers Flee

Fri, Dec 2, 2016 at 11:55:11 am
The far right clowns who run Breitbart "News" may have sabotaged themselves by calling for a boycott and "war" on the Kellogg Company for pulling advertising from the hate site. Apparently it didn't occur to them that attacking a major advertiser might not improve their reputation with other advertisers, and now ...
190 comments | Last comment: Fri, Dec 2, 2016 at 3:37:49 pm

Redefining Reality Down: Trump Surrogate Scottie Nell Hughes Says 'There's No Such Thing as Facts'

Thu, Dec 1, 2016 at 6:51:35 pm
This is why we're about to have a Trump administration: Trump Surrogate Scottie Nell Hughes Says 'There's No Such Thing as Facts'. Here's a link to the audio of this unbelievable -- and yet all too believable -- statement: http://thedianerehmshow.org/audio/#/shows/2016-11-30/how-journalists-are-rethinking-their-role-under-a-trump-presidency/114095/@14:40 This is truly stunning. The Trump crowd is literally trying to redefine ...
383 comments | Last comment: Fri, Dec 2, 2016 at 12:19:01 pm

Thursday Night Acoustic Excellence: Russian Guitarist Alexandr Misko: "Billie Jean"

Thu, Dec 1, 2016 at 6:19:38 pm
YouTube I've been getting burned out on acoustic guitarists who treat their instruments like hipster bongos, but here comes this Russian player, Alexandr Misko, to make me realize the percussive finger-style genre isn't completely devoid of merit yet. Very impressive simultaneous bass, chords, melody and bongos in this one. iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/album/id1081827718?ls=1&app=itunes GooglePlay: ...
25 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 1, 2016 at 7:15:29 pm

Instead of Taxing Carrier for Outsourcing as Promised, Trump Is Handing Them a Big Tax Cut

Thu, Dec 1, 2016 at 11:46:45 am
Donald Trump hasn't even taken office yet, and he's already blatantly turning his back on the key promises he made to the right wing mob, over and over at his rallies all year. Today we're learning that his so-called "deal" with United Technologies to keep Carrier air conditioner factory workers in ...
550 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 1, 2016 at 8:03:34 pm

How's That Right Wing Boycott of "Hamilton" Working Out?

Wed, Nov 30, 2016 at 7:15:29 pm
When the cast of Broadway musical "Hamilton" made a statement calling on Trump's running mate Mike Pence to show inclusiveness and tolerance, Donald Trump went infamously ballistic, calling on his followers to boycott the show and teach these liberal weenies a lesson they'd never forget unless they immediately apologized to ...
504 comments | Last comment: Thu, Dec 1, 2016 at 6:08:50 pm