June 23, 2017

Friday Afternoon Thread

A Friday funny: Dormtainment's latest effort, a hip-hop spoof of life in one of Atlanta's most desirable areas, Dunwoody, has become an overnight Internet sensation, generating more than 250,000 YouTube views in less than three weeks. 'Straight … [Read more...]

President Obama: “Our Troops In Iraq Will Definitely Be Home For The Holidays”

This afternoon, President Barack H. Obama announced the removal of ALL of our troops from Iraq by the end of this year. Another promise kept. Thank you, Mr. President. … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread- Little Rock Nine

It's Friday P.O.U. Family and lurkers! It's the end of another week and the start of the weekend. This week's open theme has focused on the individuals that make up the Little Rock Nine. Melba Pattillo Beals (born December 7, 1941) is a … [Read more...]

Thursday Obot Link Review | Afternoon Open Thread

POTUS News: President Barack Obama is bestowing the nation's second-highest civilian honor on 13 people for their exemplary service, including helping the needy, fighting illiteracy and supporting veterans, service members and their families. One … [Read more...]

Libyan Officials: “Gaddafi Is Dead” (UPDATE)’

UPDATE: President Obamas statement on the death of Gaddafi: From NYTimes: Qaddafi Is Dead, Libyan Officials Say By KAREEM FAHIM and RICK GLADSTONE TRIPOLI, Libya — Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi, the former Libyan strongman who fled into hiding … [Read more...]

NFL Weekly Winners and Picks for Week 7

In Week 6, SEPIA ROCKED!! 12 wins! Go Girl! SF@ DET STL @ GB CAR @ ATL IND @ CIN BUF @ NYG BUF @ PIT PHI@ WAS HOU @ BAL CLE @ OAK DAL @ NE NO @ TB MIN @ CHI MIA @ … [Read more...]

David Axelrod to Joe Scarborough: “Let Me Tell You Why That’s Some Bullsh*t”

Watch as David "The Axe" Axelrod chops down each of Joe Scarborough's GOP talking points. The money shot is at the 2:36 mark: Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy … [Read more...]