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Your Victory


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  1. 1 hopefruit2
    November 4, 2017 at 11:22 pm

    “If we could turn back time…” Thanks Nerdy!

    Also this:

  2. 5 Judith Fardig
    November 4, 2017 at 11:28 pm

    Well done, Hopefruit. We needed this day to reflect and rejoice for what we had in the Age of Obama. We will have to work very hard to reclaim it.

  3. 6 jacquelineoboomer
    November 4, 2017 at 11:32 pm

    Thanks for this new celebratory post, Nerdy Darlin’ !!!! We are so lucky we had #44 for eight glorious years, and beyond! Hoping to watch his every move (Ha Ha) for years to come!

    Goodnight, all. #TurnThoseClocksBackYaHear

  4. 7 carla4obama
    November 4, 2017 at 11:38 pm

    9 years ago …the world and our country were so full of hope. Today…feels like a step back in time….very dark times.

    • 8 Obama Grandmama
      November 5, 2017 at 12:43 am

      We atleast now know what it looks like to have a hopeful, competent, qualified, productive hard working President that works for the betterment of life for the Country’s citizens having experienced PBO’s 8 Years in office. We are now experiencing the exact opposite which is painful, hopeless, and frightening. We have to stand up for each other since our government will not.

  5. 9 amk for obama
    November 4, 2017 at 11:43 pm

    One of the most joyous moments of my life. Rare as they are.

  6. November 5, 2017 at 12:19 am

    I remember that night…what beautiful memories

  7. 11 Nena20409
    November 5, 2017 at 12:25 am

    Happy Birthday Amk.
    Thanks VC for reminding most of Us at TOD for this Important News.
    Enjoy your Day, Amk. Dance, Eat & be Merry.

  8. 12 Nena20409
    November 5, 2017 at 12:26 am

    Congrats, HF for your Golden Gem ⭐ Furst 🙂
    Thanks, NW.

  9. 13 Nena20409
    November 5, 2017 at 12:49 am

  10. 16 Nena20409
    November 5, 2017 at 12:53 am

    • 17 carolyn
      November 5, 2017 at 7:55 am

      Thank you for posting that moment! I still cry and get chills watching it. What hope and excitement we all felt.

  11. 18 Nena20409
    November 5, 2017 at 1:02 am

  12. 21 Nena20409
    November 5, 2017 at 1:32 am

    From Zero to 200 Million.
    It was an onslaught.
    Yet, HRC won the Popular Votes by 3M+, irrespective of all that went on, the Cheating & Russian Collusion.

    • 22 pkayden
      November 5, 2017 at 9:17 am

      I wish Facebook had a competitor. They really need to be challenged so they can’t broadcast fake news to help Russian puppets win our elections.

  13. November 5, 2017 at 7:23 am

    Oh JHC, another day spent talking about HRC and Bernie and Brazile. This is ridiculous.

  14. November 5, 2017 at 7:37 am

  15. 27 Jey
    November 5, 2017 at 8:00 am

    Time to focus Dems! Focus on the future by electing Democrats. VA you can do this.

  16. November 5, 2017 at 8:08 am

  17. 29 desertflower
    November 5, 2017 at 9:02 am

    Morning everyone:) Happy Sunday. Happy Birthday, amk! If you are twiddling your thumbs today with nothing to do, or have a few minutes to spare, you can make some phone calls for Northam from the comfort of your own home. We NEED TO GET THIS DONE IN VA!

    https://www.alternet.org/activism/battle-underway-elect-new-governor-virginia-and-progressives-are-phone-banking-turn-tide

    Taking nothing for granted, multiple progressive organizations around the country have provided opportunities for Americans to help with the election, both for Governor and for the House of Delegates (Virginia’s State Legislature). The Virginia Democratic Party has a phone banking system that anyone can sign up, and make as many or as few calls as they want. Run for Something, an organization dedicated to helping progressive millennials run for down ballot offices around the country, has a phone bank specially for the House of Delegates. (password 2017candidates). Indivisible and Democracy for America also have an option (DFA appears to have VA back in their phone bank). The election is three days away, but whether you’re in Virginia, or phone banking from your bed, there’s still time to make a difference.

  18. 35 desertflower
    November 5, 2017 at 9:12 am

  19. 38 desertflower
    November 5, 2017 at 9:26 am

    VA, NJ, AL….FOCUS AND GET THIS DONE! VOTE PEOPLE. USE YOUR VOICES!

  20. 39 desertflower
    November 5, 2017 at 9:38 am

  21. 40 desertflower
    November 5, 2017 at 9:42 am

    Alyssa for the win! (PS…The sweater is awesome. It’s also $200….The tshirt version is $65. More my speed)

  22. November 5, 2017 at 9:44 am

    • 42 desertflower
      November 5, 2017 at 9:46 am

      yes. my antennae are moving wildly…something stinks…or shall I say, something ELSE stinks with these morons

  23. 43 whenpamelawandered
    November 5, 2017 at 9:44 am

    🕉🎶🥂🕯🕰 Happy Birthday to You, AMK, so great to have you hanging in here while we go through from the ecstasy to the agony ~ we WILL come out the other side, a little worn from the road, but so much wiser! Oh, and don’t forget the 🎂🍰🥂🥃🥇🎈🎈🎈🎁

  24. November 5, 2017 at 9:48 am

    • 46 desertflower
      November 5, 2017 at 9:54 am

      zacklee. That’s why dt said he loved uneducated people. Easier to scam them

    • 47 Don
      November 5, 2017 at 10:00 am

      Of course, its as though they have a long lost uncle that somehow left them millions of dollars in his will and they don’t want to pay an inheritance tax or estate tax. So they walk around parroting the same nonsense as actual millionaires and billionaires. I actually got into an argument at work with one of these people. I told him actual millionaires and billionaires don’t need lobbyist because they have dumbasses such as yourself lobbying for them. Well I didn’t actually call him a dumbass because if I did I’m sure I would have ended up in human resources explaining why I called him a dumbass. But you get my drift, I have never in my life seen someone that doesn’t have much, fighting for someone that has a whole lot more. Its like the have-nots fighting for the have-mores.

    • November 5, 2017 at 10:18 am

    • 49 pkayden
      November 5, 2017 at 12:13 pm

      The trailer park set are easily fooled because they share the same bigotries that Republican party operatives do.

  25. 51 desertflower
    November 5, 2017 at 9:49 am

    Any questions?

    • 52 pkayden
      November 5, 2017 at 12:55 pm

      Beyond troubling. Why aren’t Republican women challenging this ripe sexism within their party? Allen must be living in the Stone Age when women were barefoot and pregnant. Time has passed him by.

  26. 53 pkayden
    November 5, 2017 at 9:55 am

    So Russia was also interfering with the British democratic process. Good to know that it’s just not us, I guess.

    https://www.politicshome.com/news/uk/culture/arts/news/90362/mps-demand-action-over-alleged-russian-interference-uk-democratic

  27. 54 desertflower
    November 5, 2017 at 10:00 am

    In my Inbox. Share

    GOP tax plan takes from students and working families, gives to corporations and the rich – tell your representatives to oppose it

    The $5 trillion tax plan released by House GOP leadership on Nov. 2 slashes taxes for corporations and wealthy Americans while putting middle class families at risk of higher taxes. The plan eliminates the $250 deduction educators can take for classroom supplies they buy with their own money and dramatically expands a loophole that allows the wealthy to set aside money for private school expenses. It also limits the deduction for state and local taxes, which will reduce school funding and lead to larger class sizes and job losses for educators.take action

    “We’ve been down this yellow brick road before,” said NEA President Lily Eskelsen García. “Lawmakers pass massive tax cuts, then come back later demanding huge cuts to Medicaid, Medicare, Social Security, and education to ‘pay for’ the tax breaks for people and corporations who are not paying their fair share before getting new tax breaks.” Republican leaders want to rush their reckless tax plan through the House in the next two weeks! Tell your members of Congress to oppose the GOP tax plan.

  28. 55 desertflower
    November 5, 2017 at 10:09 am

  29. 56 hopefruit2
    November 5, 2017 at 10:14 am

    Oh…so what was all the fuss about then?

  30. 62 hopefruit2
    November 5, 2017 at 10:18 am

    BOOM!?!?

  31. 63 hopefruit2
    November 5, 2017 at 10:23 am

    YES, BOOM!!!!!

  32. November 5, 2017 at 10:25 am

    I’ve been thinking the last few days that it must be Flynn’s turn at bat and it looks like that will most certainly be going down in the not-too-distant future:

  33. 74 desertflower
    November 5, 2017 at 10:32 am

  34. November 5, 2017 at 10:40 am

    And there it is:

  35. 79 desertflower
    November 5, 2017 at 10:45 am

  36. 80 desertflower
    November 5, 2017 at 10:50 am

    Vote AL. You hold the keys of change in your vote.

  37. 81 desertflower
    November 5, 2017 at 10:53 am

    Every.Day.

  38. 83 JER
    November 5, 2017 at 10:59 am

    • 84 CEB
      November 5, 2017 at 12:33 pm

      He really is President for Life for so many people. Things are so bleak that he is still “presidenting” almost a year out of office. Hopefully, he will continue to by and large stay above the fray and to continue to lay the foundation for a better future for all of us through his work with young people the world over. Already he needs a break from folks so I hope that he packs up and goes to Hawaii for the rest of the year to body surf, snorkel, swim, play touch football with his boys on the beach, have luaus and make sweet love to Michelle to the sound of the waves.

  39. November 5, 2017 at 11:06 am

  40. 90 Dudette
    November 5, 2017 at 11:32 am

  41. November 5, 2017 at 11:34 am

  42. 93 desertflower
    November 5, 2017 at 11:39 am

  43. 94 Dudette
    November 5, 2017 at 11:45 am

  44. 95 whenpamelawandered
    November 5, 2017 at 11:46 am

    Rain mixed with snow, stuff winds, downright feels like winter in Seattle!! At least the construction crew decided not to work today. . . 💦❄️💨🌨💦

  45. November 5, 2017 at 11:47 am

    I really love Chris Murphy. GREAT Senator.

  46. 102 Dudette
    November 5, 2017 at 11:48 am

  47. November 5, 2017 at 11:49 am

    Oh, right! So much better now!

    • November 5, 2017 at 12:12 pm

      ohhh my goodness…i am so tired of the JIVE…it is enough to throw up my hands…..Donna was at the helm of the DNC…then so does that mean she blew it…

      • 105 pkayden
        November 5, 2017 at 1:04 pm

        She really needs to focus on the Resistance instead of relitigating the Democratic primaries and pointing fingers at other Democrats to justify how she messed up Clinton’s race. There’s a reason she will never be a campaign manager again and the reason is all her fault.

  48. November 5, 2017 at 11:52 am

  49. 107 hopefruit2
    November 5, 2017 at 11:57 am

    • 108 arapaho415
      November 5, 2017 at 12:41 pm

      GA HF2.

      Glad to you posting regularly since Halloween (also glad that we didn’t dress up this year, which has been an hourly horror show since Jan 20th — reality is worse than anything we could fabricate 😦 ).

      Jared is BFFs with the last prince standing, MBS — who already was first deputy prime minister, defense minister, and president of KSA’s Council for Economic Development, per Wikipedia.

      Here’s what the grotesque evil occupying the WH tweeted in Dec 2015:

      I’ve seen Twitter speculation that getting rid of Alwaleed Bin Talal opens the door for more control of Fox News by Murdoch (have no idea if this is true or not):

      KSA King Salman met with Vlad early last month (Wikipedia says King Salman has Alzheimer’s)…

      more…

      • 109 arapaho415
        November 5, 2017 at 12:46 pm

        Here’s an article on Aramco proposed IPO, published just before Kushner left to embrace his BFF MBS:

        And of course the grotesque evil in the WH posted this just before boarding Air Force One yesterday:

        Here’s the take on Lebanese PM resigning in Saudi Arabia yesterday, from a Middle East journalist (have no idea what his political inclinations are):

  50. 110 Dudette
    November 5, 2017 at 12:01 pm

    Happy Birthday Amk! 👑🎂🍾

  51. 114 Dudette
    November 5, 2017 at 12:27 pm

  52. November 5, 2017 at 12:55 pm

    I know it’s very far back. Can anyone post the ACA sign up dates picture that was posted back in October so I can grab and and make it my main picture on Facebook? Thanks

  53. 119 arapaho415
    November 5, 2017 at 1:22 pm

    GM/GA TODville.

    Hope everyone whose not in (non-tribal) Arizona, Hawaii and other locales which didn’t need to adjust their clocks this morning is enjoying our 25-hour day (yay! all days should be 25 hours, though our daylight hours would get really screwy).

    Saw this morning that there’s a ginormous investigation that is being published today, now referred to the #ParadisePapers:

    (URL in this tweet didn’t work for me, but here’s a glimpse of how big this endeavor was.)

    Expect a FIREHOSE of disclosures about prominent oligarchs from this investigation.

    To start…

  54. 122 Dudette
    November 5, 2017 at 1:23 pm

    • 123 Dudette
      November 5, 2017 at 1:25 pm

  55. 124 desertflower
    November 5, 2017 at 1:23 pm

    Another fucking shocker. These bastards lie like they breathe.

    • 125 Don
      November 5, 2017 at 1:34 pm

      Yep, these fuckers breathe like Darth Vader in-between their lies. I have a deal for you (breathe), it will make us the riches people in the galaxy (breathe).

  56. 126 GGAIL
    November 5, 2017 at 1:27 pm

    Happy & blessed Birthday dear Amk! 🥃

  57. 128 Dudette
    November 5, 2017 at 1:33 pm

  58. 129 Dudette
    November 5, 2017 at 1:39 pm

  59. 130 Dudette
    November 5, 2017 at 1:45 pm


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