BREAKING NEWS: Little Hands

If you are talking about Donald Trumps little hands, you may be part of the problem. If you think his orange skin color is more important then the immigration ban, well you may be some of the root cause for hatred of people with different color skin than our own. Come on fellow pot-stirrers, there…

Protest Pruitt – A Man of No Means

My intention is not to teach what so many of us already know, but to set up a scenario that points its finger at the greed seekers and the deniers for the sake of greed. Scott Pruitt either never opened a textbook when first introduced to the concept of how the earth was formed, or…

Doonesbury Prediction

On Jan, 11th many headlines in the media read, ‘Trump Calls CNN ‘Fake News’. It happened at his first press conference in months as he shouted, “Your organization is terrible,” at correspondent Jim Acosta. “I am not going to give you a question. You are fake news.” He then called on Breitbart New’s Washington editor, Matt…

Bernie Sanders & Day of Action

Thousands of people braved freezing temperatures in Warren, Michigan on Sunday to rally to keep congressional Republicans from repealing the Affordable Care Act as part of a national day of action led by Democrats. House Republicans on Friday passed a measure to begin the process of repealing ACA “You take away health care from thirty million…

Stephen K. Bannon – Chief Strategist

In naming Stephen K. Bannon to a senior White House post, President-elect Donald J. Trump has elevated the hard-right nationalist movement that Mr. Bannon has nurtured for years from the fringes of American politics to its very heart, a remarkable shift that has further intensified concern about the new administration’s direction. [New York Times] He…

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Rogue? Eviction? Not Really.

Thursday was a long, complex day for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. A council was held to discuss the plans for the future. Many important people were present such as the Chairman – David Archambault II, LaDonna Tamakawastewin Allard, Chase IronEyes and Paula Antoine. The pressure was on full force for everyone involved. There was obviously…

Free Education?

LONG ISLAND CITY, N.Y., Jan. 2 – U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), who made tuition-free public higher education a key proposal in his presidential campaign, joined Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo Tuesday in unveiling a plan for New York public colleges and universities that Sanders called “a model for the rest of the nation.” – [Press…

The Genetically Engineered “Rosé” Pineapple

On Dec, 14th the FDA gave the go-ahead for the strain of pineapple genetically engineered to be pink, which was found to be “safe and nutritious.” The pineapple will be grown in Costa Rica. The company will label it “Extra Sweet Pink Flesh Pineapple.” “(Del Monte’s) new pineapples has been genetically engineered to produce lower…

Stirring in the New Year

Two men identified by police as Karl Mayo and Sen Holiday did some pot stirrin’ of their own to bring in the new year on Sunday at the US Bank Stadium during Minnesota Vikings vs Chicago Bears game. The Vikings weren’t the only ones who left the stadium with a feeling of accomplishment. The banner that…

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