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Operation America Unfriggingbelievably Tone-Deaf: Everybody Gets A Plane! (But Sorry Still No Masks, Tests, PPE or Jobless Benefits)
Pointless hardware. Photo by Kevin Weber In the first of several planned, what-the ever-loving-Christ-were-they-thinking moves, the U.S. military performed exceedingly expensive, nauseatingly pointless flyovers over COVID-embattled New York City Tuesday in what was billed as "a touching display of...
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What Would Jesus Do? (Not This)
Leading as ever by invaluable example, Mike Pence declined to wear a mask Tuesday as he toured Minnesota's renowned Mayo Clinic. He did this though the CDC's guidelines urge Americans to wear a mask in public to minimize the spread of COVID-19, and in accordance with those guidelines the Clinic has...
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Pity the Nation
"And crown thy good with brotherhood/From sea to shining sea." Patriots freak out at stores being closed. Getty Image Yet more revelations of deadly failure - as early as January, U.S. intelligence agencies issued warnings about a coming pandemic in over a dozen classified briefings that the Inept-...
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The Clorox Presidency: Lord Help Others To See the Truth!
While coronavirus continues to raze the lethally ill-prepared country - cases have soared to almost a million, deaths to 55,411 - and researchers citing a “primary outcome” of death shut down a study testing chloroquine in hopes the move will "serve to curb the exuberant use" of the drug, the...
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The Best People, Also Labradoodles
Photo from Dallas Labradoodles website We take heart in the consistently crackerjack team leading us in this unprecedented health crisis, from the mad king who just fired a leading doctor for arguing against the king's fave quack theories to the sycophantic anti-science zealot who dutifully insists...
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First Do No Harm, Or Wait Maybe Just A Little If It's Good For Our Ratings
Photo Evan Vucci/AP So much for Dr. 'What-Do-We-Have-To-Lose' Trump's " like a miracle " cure for coronavirus. To the surprise of nobody with a modicum of common sense, reasonable caution and faith in scientific data, a new study has found that the Fox-and-Trump-touted malaria drug...
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On Badass Nurses: I Want My Death To Make You Angry
Badassery in Denver. Photo by Alyson McClaran Now, inevitably, we are seeing the frenzied rise of anti-lockdown, pro-stupidity, Trump-endorsed protests for the time-honored American right to die in the name of stubborn ignorance. Thus, the stunning sight of a few masked health care workers standing...
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Unnecessary Death and Disaster: We Hold These Truths To Be Self-Evident
Getty Image. Front cartoon by Ann Telnaes The fatal blunders, and ugly feints to cover them, keep coming. Saturday's "briefing" devolved into a circus of unhinged boasts and bogus grievances : “It could have been stopped in China before it started and the whole world is suffering because of it,” “...
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Birth Of A Nation Redux
Wow. So okay then. Skipping the polite part, Trump and his team of racist cretins from the Trump War Room are going straight-on Nazi out of the gate with their first re-election ad. Titled "I'm On Team Joe!," it shows scary brown guys with many tats, purportedly some of the many MS-13 gang members...
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Be Like Ben and Mindy: On Hope and Love and Getting Through
Photo by Nicole Hubbard, a co-worker, via AP Picture from a pandemic: Here's Ben Cayer and Mindy Brock, married fellow nurse anesthetists in Florida, showing us how it's done. They spend their days as part of Tampa General Hospital's "airway team," taking on the intricate, up close, high-risk task...
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