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Shut up! I’m not crying, you’re crying!

This was easily the best commercial of the Super Bowl, and it didn’t even air until after the game. (Seriously, we had to get the angelic illegal aliens commercial during the game but not this?!) Well done, Hyundai and Peter Berg. Well done.

Sunday Open Thread 

On this date in 1789 the first Electoral College elected George Washington the first President of the United States. 

Message Received

This is a message that was sent to the surviving sailors on a warship at Pearl Harbor from the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, shortly after the attack there. God rest the souls of all who died there, and may we never forget their sacrifice.

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Real Class

While most celebrities spent Thanksgiving whining about Trump from their mansions while their assistants made dinner for them, Gary Sinise spent his in Afghanistan, serving Thanksgiving dinner to our troops at Kandahar Air Force Base.

The message he sent out accompanying the above picture:

An honor to serve Thanksgiving dinner to our Troops […]

Tuesday Open Thread

Knights of Columbus member, Dick Bissel holds an American flag during a #ColumbusDay ceremony at the National Columbus Memorial in front of Union Station in #Washington, #DC. The #ColumbusDay holiday celebrates #ChristopherColumbus' arrival in the Americas on October 12, 1492. | October 10, 2016 | ?: […]

Monday Open Thread 

As one wag pointed out. America’s team defeated the unAmerican 49ers 24-17 yesterday.

Problem Solved!

Praise be to our nonspecific deity, fellow citizens, because in the new season of South Park, Matt Stone and Trey Parker have fixed our problematic National Anthem at last.

Clinging to Misery

Zo Rachel, as always, bringin’ the double truth, Ruth!

From The Trailer Park - Hacksaw Ridge

A film about Desmond T. Doss (Andrew Garfield), a WWII Army medic from Virginia who served in the Battle of Okinawa. While volunteering to serve his country, Doss refused to pick up a weapon, citing his faith as a Seventh Day Adventist in his unwillingness to commit violence. Nevertheless, he put his life on […]

Why Trump is Right and Floyd Is An Elitist Hypocrite

The view from Floyd’s office.

In this comment:

Floyd Turbo gets on his high horse and tells unemployed blue collar folks they need to suck it up. Our Wal-Marts are full of cheap goods from China that make life for the Turbos peachy-keen, so the Trump’kins can take their protectionism and stuff it.

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