Biden’s 2020 vote margin and the number of American households at risk of eviction as of midnight tonight are both roughly seven million. That’s bullshit.
Author Archive for: Rayne
Blogger since 2002, political activist since 2003, geek since birth. Opinions informed by mixed-race, multi-ethnic, cis-female condition, further shaped by kind friends of all persuasions. Sci-tech frenemy, wannabe artist, decent cook, determined author, successful troublemaker. Mother of invention and two excessively smart-assed young adult kids. Attended School of Hard Knocks; Rather Unfortunate Smallish Private Business School in Midwest; Affordable Mid-State Community College w/evening classes. Self-employed at Tiny Consulting Business; previously at Large-ish Chemical Company with HQ in Midwest in multiple marginalizing corporate drone roles, and at Rather Big IT Service Provider as a project manager, preceded by a motley assortment of gigs before the gig economy was a thing. Blogging experience includes a personal blog at the original blogs.salon.com, managing editor for a state-based news site, and a stint at Firedoglake before landing here at emptywheel as technology’s less-virginal-but-still-accursed Cassandra.
“Bullshit, bullshit, absolute bullshit!” I yelled. I can only hope the neighbors thought I’m yelling about the Olympics.
The pandemic isn’t over, not by a long chalk. The right-wing continues to kill itself clinging to anti-vax disinformation.
There were at least two other problems with the material on which The Guardian’s article was written.
Did Tucker Carlson provide cover for House minority leader Kevin McCarthy to give Rep. Devin Nunes access to U.S. intelligence? Did this happen on behalf of a foreign entity?
NYS unsealed the indictment of Trump Org CFO Allen Weisselberg, pointing to the next hole(s) on this course to be played.
Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld who authorized torture under the Bush administration, passed away today at age 88. *spit*
Reject the erasure of Americans who aren’t white and accept the truth of this nation’s history.
Wednesday was wave after wave of incredible stupidity, from anti-vaxx crackpots to moon madness. Make it stop!
There’s no going back to the toxic avoidance of disruption. Change has come whether we like it or not — fossil fuel industries are finally feeling it.