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History Made On This Date


138 Responses to “History Made On This Date”


  1. 1 mtmarilyn
    February 5, 2018 at 10:28 am

    Good morning TOD. I cry when I see pictures of Barrack Obama. We went from this Handsome, smart, loving man to this thing in the White House.

    • 2 mtmarilyn
      February 5, 2018 at 10:29 am

      Congratulations to the Eagles and to Philadelphia! It was quite the game. So glad to see the Patriots loose. It’s a good day.

    • 4 globalcitizenlinda
      February 5, 2018 at 11:27 am

      I just finished reading this article
      It was very illuminating about the trust the rank and file FBI agents had in Director Comey. As expected, it refutes the lies told by the homegrown demagogue and his deplorable forever-liar mouth-piece Sanders

      • 5 vcprezofan2
        February 5, 2018 at 8:39 pm

        Yea, it was an interesting read. I’m glad I read it, because for some strange reason it helps validate (in my mind) PBO’s choice of Comey. [My mind was perturbed about him during the Clinton-Comey hoopla.]

  2. February 5, 2018 at 11:35 am

    Speaking of more liessss and corruption…

  3. 7 JER
    February 5, 2018 at 11:54 am


    NOW: Hillary Clinton presents Human Rights Awards at Georgetown University – http://abcnews.go.com/live/video/special-live-5?cid=share_twitter_widget

  4. 9 JER
    February 5, 2018 at 12:01 pm

    • 10 Sandy1110
      February 5, 2018 at 3:50 pm

      Oh boy, she’s gonna make a list and send it to her boss.

      No party invitation for Palestine!

      Imagine how annoying she must be to drive a PEACE NEGOTIATOR to say that.

      I guess it could be worse. They could have Huckabee Sanders in there instead.

  5. 11 sherijr
    February 5, 2018 at 12:47 pm

    and 18 yrs later he was elected one of the greatest (the best imo) Presidents of the United States of America.

  6. February 5, 2018 at 12:59 pm

  7. February 5, 2018 at 1:20 pm

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  9. February 5, 2018 at 1:35 pm

  10. 22 Jey
    February 5, 2018 at 1:52 pm

    Good day TOD.

    Everyone remember to credit President Donald Trump for the Dow plunging ☺. I feel he might appreciate a reminder, that’s all.

  11. 23 JER
    February 5, 2018 at 3:02 pm

  12. 24 JER
    February 5, 2018 at 3:06 pm

  13. 25 JER
    February 5, 2018 at 3:08 pm

    • 28 amk for obama
      February 5, 2018 at 7:21 pm

      for whatever reasons, this was the only positive thing going.

      then the treasonous turd had to touch it.

  14. 29 JER
    February 5, 2018 at 3:22 pm

  15. 31 Jey
    February 5, 2018 at 3:45 pm

    I see PP is talking that fine talk of Democrats being ‘un-american’. Treasonous etc simply because they did not applaud during the Sotu. Nany Pelosi not supporting the military … same poisonous rhetoric he was using during 2016.

  16. 32 Don
    February 5, 2018 at 3:45 pm

    Wow 1500 points! I swear to god just this morning when I got in to work I went to my TSP account and got out the market. I’m going to sit on the sidelines for a while until the market stabilizes. All federal employees with a TSP retirement account should pay attention.

    • February 5, 2018 at 4:03 pm

      Smart. I got out too early but still no regrets. This was a long time coming and today is the day you’re going to see the beginning of a panic. Trump, Ryan and McConnell are taking the WRONG approach to the economy.

  17. 34 Jey
    February 5, 2018 at 3:48 pm

    I hope ppl like Tom Steyer are benefitting from the tax cuts. If it means more $$$ in his pocket to run more ads against Effin PP.

  18. 35 No Child Left Behind
    February 5, 2018 at 5:33 pm

    • 36 Sandy1110
      February 5, 2018 at 7:05 pm

      Perfect.

      I wish other countries would call him out like this.

      Another GOP coup…convincing way too many Americans that not having health care is “freedom” to be envied by others.

  19. 37 No Child Left Behind
    February 5, 2018 at 5:37 pm

  20. 38 No Child Left Behind
    February 5, 2018 at 5:37 pm

    We’ve been spared another level of idiocy.

  21. 39 WhenPamelaWandered
    February 5, 2018 at 5:40 pm

    We are between the two eclipses now. There is a solar eclipse coming in on the New Moon, it’s only partial and we won’t see it, but nevertheless, an eclipse is an eclipse is an eclipse. More info closer to the 15th. Followed immediately by Lunar New Year of the Dog 4716. OH!! And I see we have 3 (THREE) eclipses in a row in July and August, this is a hot hot year! Good thing Gitmo isn’t closed yet.

  22. 40 Nena20409
    February 5, 2018 at 5:52 pm

    Hello TOD.
    Just read about the Dow Skidded off 1,500+ before settling back at 1,175 points. That’s 666 points from Friday and 300+ points from the week before.
    I smell panic settling in after the Sugar High Tax Cuts.
    Congrats, MtMarilyn on your Au ⭐ Furst 😉
    #FlyEaglesFly 😉
    Thanks, NW. ❤ is here at TOD 😉
    {{{ ❤ Chips ❤ }}}
    ❤ TODville Community.

  23. February 5, 2018 at 6:20 pm

  24. 45 No Child Left Behind
    February 5, 2018 at 6:29 pm

    A tweet for every season.

  25. February 5, 2018 at 6:39 pm

  26. February 5, 2018 at 7:28 pm

    First black President of the Harvard Law Review, huh? I wonder whatever became of this kid? 😉

  27. 59 JER
    February 5, 2018 at 7:39 pm


    Barack Obama, 28, photographed in Cambridge, Massachusetts, for Vanity Fair’s June 1990 issue, after being elected president of the Harvard Law Review.

  28. February 5, 2018 at 8:27 pm

  29. 68 amk for obama
    February 5, 2018 at 8:29 pm

    Asia is the world’s dominant region for air travel. Of all the passengers which airlines carried globally in 2016, 35% flew on Asian carriers.

    And that market share is going to grow.

    Every year, tens of millions of Chinese travellers choose to take an aeroplane for the first time.

    Airline body IATA forecasts China will comfortably overtake the US in the next two decades to become the biggest aviation market. While there were about 537 million passenger journeys in 2016, that’s predicted to hit 1.46 billion by 2036.

    And as you can see from the chart, Indian passenger numbers are expected to more than treble, though it is starting from a relatively low base.

    “Growing incomes, a burgeoning middle class and peaking working age populations… has translated into the rapid rise in the propensity to travel,” says Angela Gittens, director general of Airports Council International World.

    http://www.bbc.com/news/business-42855503

    good luck magaing.

  30. February 5, 2018 at 8:37 pm

    You’ll be VERY glad you watched this video.

  31. February 5, 2018 at 8:38 pm

  32. 71 amk for obama
    February 5, 2018 at 8:41 pm

    beebs pic of the stockbrokers literally wrapping themselves in flags. really, you greedy pos?

  33. February 5, 2018 at 8:47 pm

  34. 76 amk for obama
    February 5, 2018 at 8:47 pm

    The US Pentagon’s Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) is missing documentation for how it spent hundreds of millions of US dollars, a new audit finds.

    The firm Ernst and Young found the agency could not account for $800m (£572m), according to Politico.

    The money was reportedly used for military construction projects and computer systems.

    DLA confirmed failure to properly track its spending, but said there was no “loss of accountability”.

    “DLA concurs with Ernst and Young’s assessment of our failure to properly account for and track funding to specific construction projects,” a DLA spokeswoman told the BBC.

    “While there were shortcomings in documentation, there was no loss of accountability of real property or associated funding.”

    She said that the DLA was the first agency of its size and complexity in the department to undergo an audit and that they “did not anticipate achieving a ‘clean’ audit opinion in the initial cycles”.

    http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-42954050

    if we had ‘anticipated’ a clean audit, we would have been more careful with the corruption.

    a banana republic(an) state.

  35. February 5, 2018 at 8:50 pm

  36. 78 globalcitizenlinda
    February 5, 2018 at 8:51 pm

    …. so reports are that his lawyers are advising that the homegrown demagogue should refuse the Mueller interview ;
    ….

    …. scumbag has no idea that if he does then a subpoena will be issued for him to appear before a grand jury;

    …. grand jury is a setting in which his own lawyers will not be allowed to participate;

    …… we live in interesting times

  37. 79 globalcitizenlinda
    February 5, 2018 at 9:06 pm

  38. 83 amk for obama
    February 5, 2018 at 9:15 pm

    to all rwnj’s.

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  40. 100 amk for obama
    February 5, 2018 at 9:18 pm

  41. 101 amk for obama
    February 5, 2018 at 9:25 pm

  42. 102 JER
    February 5, 2018 at 9:26 pm

  43. 104 amk for obama
    February 5, 2018 at 10:54 pm

    and yet the turd was allowed to become the prez. fucked up, system. failed checks and balances.

  44. 105 vcprezofan2
    February 5, 2018 at 11:37 pm

    G’night, TODobots. May you (in spite of the Idiot President) enjoy a truly restful sleep this night.

  45. 108 Tally
    February 6, 2018 at 3:39 am

  46. 109 amk for obama
    February 6, 2018 at 5:19 am

    stock market is melting down ‘cuz murkan economy is doing so great.

    brought to you by wallstreet pundtwits.

  47. 113 desertflower
    February 6, 2018 at 7:21 am

    Morning everyone.

  48. February 6, 2018 at 7:23 am

    • February 6, 2018 at 7:26 am

      Let’s see how quickly this escalates.

  49. 116 desertflower
    February 6, 2018 at 7:33 am

    He’s on a roll this morning. Read the thread

  50. 117 desertflower
    February 6, 2018 at 7:35 am

  51. 119 amk for obama
    February 6, 2018 at 7:54 am

  52. February 6, 2018 at 8:56 am

  53. 122 desertflower
    February 6, 2018 at 9:07 am

    • February 6, 2018 at 10:25 am

      We may not be able to beat them in money…so we have to Organize…Register to Vote and then GOTV….as well as fund-raise….we can do this….#YESWECAN #StrongerTogether

  54. February 6, 2018 at 9:27 am

    Sweet

  55. February 6, 2018 at 9:36 am

    Aaannnnd, here we go…..

  56. 131 Don
    February 6, 2018 at 11:00 am

    Down 1000 up 250 down 182.67452 up 6.8.

  57. February 6, 2018 at 11:29 am

  58. 133 pkayden
    February 6, 2018 at 11:39 am

    Republicans defending a traitorous President are nothing but cowards. Hopefully, tying themselves so tightly to Trump will be their downfall come November.

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/the-cowardice-among-republicans-is-staggering/2018/02/05/41852454-0aa9-11e8-8890-372e2047c935_story.html?utm_term=.c97881eb57a6

  59. February 6, 2018 at 12:05 pm

    HE WENT THERE

  60. 135 Tally
    February 6, 2018 at 12:11 pm

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