What I will not write about today

Sometimes I get so frustrated and/or disheartened and/or annoyed by some of the news stories of the day that I can’t bring myself to write about them. Here are a few recent reports that made my blood pressure hit the roof. I am avoiding delving into them at length out of concern for my physical and mental health. Many of us were seething at the press (not just the "mainstream media," but also pundits on the right and the left) for their praise of Donald Trump's trip to Mexico. They actually called him "presidential." No, I'm not kidding. Some approval cranked [...]

Best New Thing: The Oregon High Tech Gay Bears on Maddow

  Maddow brought The Bears. We were delighted with the hologrammed owl already featured, imagine many regular Maddow watchers are fans of her quirky April Fool humor that prompts just these sorts of things on messnbc air Live … that Jon Stewart and John Oliver must salute … but 'Da Gay Librul' Pacific Coast Tech Bears were a triumph. Meet C.J. Phillips and Charlie Rainwater - pictured above, as a matter of fact, the self-described high-tech gay 'bears' who had the liberal foresight to purchase the domain name for www.JebBushForPresident.com back in 2008 -- and are instead using the site [...]

Nicole Sandler Show on TuneIn

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