Rep. Rashida Tlaib urges Michigan Democrats to vote against Biden in the primary The Michigan congresswoman urged voters to “vote uncommitted” while she stood outside an early voting site in a video posted to X on Saturday. More news and your comments below. This also serves as an open thread. +Continue reading →
Why Were Inflation Hawks Wrong? Economists like Larry Summers predicted that bringing inflation down would require a large increase in unemployment. It didn’t. Come read Ryan Cooper’s article and other news, tweets, videos, etc, below the jump.Continue reading →
During the Grammys, Annie Lennox paid tribute to Sinéad O’Connor by performing “Nothing Compares 2 U.” At the end of the performance, Lennox lifted her left hand and said, “Artists for ceasefire, peace in the world.” https://t.co/6jrflFBIeq pic.twitter.com/jZxDdllqUr
— Variety (@Variety) February 5, 2024
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Leave it to the artists for saving humanity…
Eric Clapton did a benefit concert called SAVE A CHILD (For Gaza) late last year. He’s shown it a couple of times on PPV and various places. I would have gladly donated.
The last showing was a week ago, and now some of the video from the concert is showing up on YT. Dani Harrison, son of the late great George Harrison also appears in this concert.
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Rejecting a bipartisan deal that would work to address the problems at the border would be a big mistake. If House Republicans kill the bill in order to keep a talking point, they should be prepared to own millions of border encounters over the next year. https://t.co/hZ2CxsJgEt
— Senator Chris Coons (@ChrisCoons) January 30, 2024
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Hello, everyone. Great space image in this science read c/o the NYT: https://www.nytimes.com/2024/01/26/science/space/dark-galaxy-stars.html Now, we’re talking about something universally positive. 🙂 Hope this post finds everyone safe, warm, and dry. The Nest is Open.Continue reading →
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