Striving For A Better Future

107 Responses to “Striving For A Better Future”

  1. 1 pkayden
    April 28, 2019 at 10:36 am

  2. 4 Nerdy Wonka
    April 28, 2019 at 10:39 am

    I love us. We are AMAZING and UNDEFEATED.

  3. 6 marleysperson
    April 28, 2019 at 10:49 am

    This would seem to me that the imposter IS above the law! He committed a crime with zero consequences

  4. 8 pkayden
    April 28, 2019 at 10:49 am

    • 9 marleysperson
      April 28, 2019 at 10:53 am

    • April 28, 2019 at 11:00 am

      Little russian president is Bat Shit Crazy and against the wall.
      Wants to give his people an excuse for violence against the left. It is very serious.
      -This guy needs to be dumped off his perch pronto. He is off his fkn rocker in triplicate.

  5. 12 marleysperson
    April 28, 2019 at 11:09 am

    All this, all the time. Be relentless in finding out the truth

  6. April 28, 2019 at 11:19 am

    “Trump Claims Obama Was Disloyal To America As Investigators Close In.”
    “Trump claimed in Green Bay that former President Obama had been disloyal to America, as congressional investigators are digging into (Trump’s) relationship with Russia.”
    –One way or the other (I’m not fussy) lying birther, child torturer and baby killer Trump must be removed and soon.

  7. 14 Betsy
    April 28, 2019 at 11:48 am

    45* is going off the rails. (I put * after the number because I believe the entire 2016 election was rigged and that Hillary actually won. He is an illegitimate president. The entire election, consequences and all actions of #45* need to be thrown out including the 2 scotus picks and all other judges put into place by Trump.

  8. 16 jer44
    April 28, 2019 at 11:59 am

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    Last but not least…. Happy Sunday…

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  9. April 28, 2019 at 12:03 pm

  10. 18 jer44
    April 28, 2019 at 12:08 pm

  11. 19 marleysperson
    April 28, 2019 at 12:19 pm

    Hammer this

  12. April 28, 2019 at 12:20 pm

    “You Did Not Act In Time.”
    Global youth climate action leader 16 year old Greta Thunberg tried not to break down while speaking brilliantly to MPs in the House of Commons.
    Here’s one segment of it:
    “Around the year 2030, 10 years 252 days and 10 hours away from now, we will be in a position where we set off an irreversible chain reaction beyond human control, that will most likely lead to the end of our civilisation as we know it. That is unless in that time, permanent and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society have taken place, including a reduction of CO2 emissions by at least 50%.
    And please note that these calculations are depending on inventions that have not yet been invented at scale, inventions that are supposed to clear the atmosphere of astronomical amounts of carbon dioxide. Furthermore, these calculations do not include unforeseen tipping points and feedback loops like the extremely powerful methane gas escaping from rapidly thawing arctic permafrost.
    Nor do these scientific calculations include already locked-in warming hidden by toxic air pollution. Nor the aspect of equity – or climate justice – clearly stated throughout the Paris agreement, which is absolutely necessary to make it work on a global scale.
    We must also bear in mind that these are just calculations. Estimations. That means that these “points of no return” may occur a bit sooner or later than 2030. No one can know for sure. We can, however, be certain that they will occur approximately in these timeframes, because these calculations are not opinions or wild guesses. These projections are backed up by scientific facts, concluded by all nations through the IPCC. Nearly every single major national scientific body around the world unreservedly supports the work and findings of the IPCC.
    Did you hear what I just said? Is my English OK? Is the microphone on? Because I’m beginning to wonder.”
    -Pls don’t miss video, full speech:

    • April 28, 2019 at 12:23 pm

      One has to be brave to face the realities of climate change extinction and this young girl is fearlessly speaking up.
      Of course the Big Oil right is attacking Greta Thunberg, claiming that activists are teaching her lies.
      Trump is the roadblock for climate action. Putin and Big Oil are set to destroy our planet. And Trump is on board.

  13. April 28, 2019 at 12:28 pm


    • April 28, 2019 at 2:37 pm

      TELEVISED HEARINGS will get the word out.
      TELEVISED HEARINGS will illuminate the facts and the cover-ups.
      –Americans will learn about Mueller’s original report and findings.

  14. 24 jer44
    April 28, 2019 at 12:50 pm

    Neary twenty states across the county have introduced legislation that would require all presidential and vice presidential candidates to release their individual tax returns in order to appear on the ballot during the presidential or general election, according to data from the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL). …

    • 25 marleysperson
      April 28, 2019 at 1:07 pm

  15. April 28, 2019 at 1:24 pm

    An important thread:

  16. April 28, 2019 at 1:37 pm


    • 32 pkayden
      April 28, 2019 at 6:53 pm

      True. Trump is a bigot, bully, ignoramus and cheat. I don’t understand why he deserves a state visit to the UK or any other civilized country.

  17. 34 marleysperson
    April 28, 2019 at 2:39 pm

    Share widely

  18. 35 ggail44
    April 28, 2019 at 2:44 pm

    Good West Coast morning Nerdy & TOD family. 🙂 ❤

  19. April 28, 2019 at 2:57 pm

    Climate deniers and Facebook:
    “In its latest disastrous move to fight the online epidemic of fake news, Facebook’s fact-checking effort announced last week that it was teaming up with CheckYourFact.com — an arm of the conservative, anti-science media site The Daily Caller. The Daily Caller, which has published misinformation about climate science for years, was co-founded by the science-denying Fox News host Tucker Carlson and is backed by major conservative donors, including Charles and David Koch, the billionaire fossil fuel barons who are the single biggest funders of climate science misinformation.”
    “It is beyond outrageous that in 2019 — when the science of human-caused climate change has been overwhelmingly verified and every other nation but ours is desperately working to avert catastrophic impacts — the world’s largest social media site is still partnering with climate science deniers.”

  20. 39 marleysperson
    April 28, 2019 at 3:33 pm

    NC! Know these dates!

  21. 40 marleysperson
    April 28, 2019 at 3:36 pm

    We MUST turn this around. Their actions show that they know they can not win with the changing demographics of the country….so, they have to cheat to “win”. Case in point: 2016

  22. 41 jer44
    April 28, 2019 at 3:52 pm

    President Barack Obama participates in a forum at a Nelson Mandela Foundation event on April 27, 2019

  23. April 28, 2019 at 4:58 pm

  24. 45 marleysperson
    April 28, 2019 at 5:34 pm


  25. 46 marleysperson
    April 28, 2019 at 5:36 pm

    Head’s up, Colorado!

  26. 47 marleysperson
    April 28, 2019 at 5:48 pm

    I love him.

  27. 48 marleysperson
    April 28, 2019 at 5:54 pm

    • 49 pkayden
      April 28, 2019 at 6:43 pm

      This is scary. Good to see the military cracking down on White Supremacists who have slipped into its ranks.

  28. 50 marleysperson
    April 28, 2019 at 5:56 pm

  29. 51 marleysperson
    April 28, 2019 at 6:43 pm

    Share with Democrats in Congress

  30. 52 jer44
    April 28, 2019 at 7:26 pm

  31. 53 jer44
    April 28, 2019 at 7:36 pm

  32. 55 jer44
    April 28, 2019 at 8:41 pm

  33. April 28, 2019 at 9:08 pm

    The Framers did not in any way structure the Constitution to provide an escape hatch for a criminal President. That DOJ OLC memo is a NON-Constitutional instrument that must be vaporized.

    Thus ….

  34. 57 marleysperson
    April 28, 2019 at 10:08 pm

    • 58 tnmtngirl1
      April 28, 2019 at 10:48 pm

      Thanks. I am feeling pretty broken right now. With the continued mess in our federal government and now the TN mess, I am at my wits end. I am depressed, no energy, concerned, angry, frustrated. worried, angry, upset, angry……….get the picture? The TN legislature and governor are literally acting like a banana republic. It is awful. Our postcard group got together this afternoon. We are all like I described.

      The US: Go back and forth with the Dems in Congress. Sometimes think they are on the right track, then think they have no backbone and need to do fight and do what the Rs would do if reversed. I heard someone say today that two former Republicans have told a number of people that the Republicans KNOW the Dems will back down. Repeat: They KNOW the Dems will back down and not fight like they do. Will they ever learn?? Gawd, I’m so frustrated and angry and worried.

      Heading to bed and hoping I can sleep.

  35. 59 globalcitizenlinda
    April 28, 2019 at 10:35 pm

    am I the only one sensing a tangible change in the news reports since VP Biden entered in the race?

    to me, it seems as though the pace/frequency of reporting what specific candidates are doing on the campaign trail has hit a pause button …. maybe I am just imagining stuff

    • 60 tnmtngirl1
      April 28, 2019 at 10:49 pm

      Haven’t noticed any difference but will pay closer attention. I just wish they would stop with the Anita Hill. It is already Hillary’s emails. #ENOUGH

    • 62 jacquelineoboomer
      April 29, 2019 at 1:44 am

      Actually watched the MSNBC “Headliners: Joe Biden” special tonight. Wasn’t sure I would because Chris Matthews was “the voice.” But it gave a very favorable reminder to people who have forgotten the good parts of Joe Biden’s life. Most significant other than the “guy with empathy” stuff was all of his foreign policy experience in the Senate, which I’d pretty much forgotten at this point! It was well done.

  36. 67 Nerdy Wonka
    April 28, 2019 at 10:40 pm

    OMG…….Game of Thrones is…..OMG!!!! OMG!!!!

    • 68 marleysperson
      April 28, 2019 at 11:10 pm

      My daughter was screaming and crying in the other room. Must’ve been intense!

      • 69 jacquelineoboomer
        April 29, 2019 at 1:39 am

        My friend messaged me that it was “so intense and detailed I had to watch it twice,” and then, luckily, she added, “but I’ll say no more.”

        Ha. I’m not into it.

        • 70 marleysperson
          April 29, 2019 at 8:19 am

          Lol. I don’t watch GOT…. I’m the only one in my house that doesn’t:) She said she cried for an hour and 1/2… and that ‘there were too many things happening at once’

  37. 71 marleysperson
    April 28, 2019 at 11:08 pm


  38. April 29, 2019 at 1:59 am

    Goodnight TOD …

    • 73 jer44
      April 29, 2019 at 9:09 am


      Replying to @KenneyKay @BrettPransky @EdOverbeek
      Ellen or Oprah will step in. Trump is frightened of the intellect of a Grade 2 student so he’s terrified of a candidate for Teacher of the Year!

      2:36 PM – 28 Apr 2019

  39. April 29, 2019 at 7:58 am

    The responses to this tweet are so sweet.

  40. 75 marleysperson
    April 29, 2019 at 8:13 am

    Morning everyone. No one should EVER believe a single word. EVER!

  41. 76 marleysperson
    April 29, 2019 at 8:16 am

    All of this

  42. 77 marleysperson
    April 29, 2019 at 8:29 am


  43. 78 jer44
    April 29, 2019 at 8:36 am

  44. 79 jer44
    April 29, 2019 at 8:45 am

    View this post on Instagram

    Commander-in-Chief ….April 29.2014 …

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  45. 80 jer44
    April 29, 2019 at 8:56 am

  46. 82 marleysperson
    April 29, 2019 at 9:10 am

    Smart seniors realize when they’ve been lied to

  47. 83 marleysperson
    April 29, 2019 at 10:29 am

    The Power of Women. Awesome!

    • April 29, 2019 at 2:49 pm

  48. April 29, 2019 at 10:39 am

    Ignore this tweet. I deleted because I forgot to put in the link to ForeverFLOTUS college signing day tweet. Damn.

  49. 87 marleysperson
    April 29, 2019 at 11:15 am

    Yes, please!!!

    • April 29, 2019 at 11:45 am

      “Oh my god, this is terrible. This is the end of my presidency. I’m f*cked.”
      Seems Trump said this on learning the Mueller had been appointed special counsel to investigate Russian Interference into the U.S. election.
      -Have the on-line references disappeared? Would like to post the quote every day.

  50. 89 marleysperson
    April 29, 2019 at 11:17 am


  51. April 29, 2019 at 11:45 am

    15,600 year-old human footprint found in Chile:
    So far the earliest sign of human presence in the Americas.
    “The footprint was found at the Pilauco excavation in the city of Osorno (820 kilometers, or 500 miles, south of Santiago), where scientists have been digging since 2007…the footprint appears to be that of a barefoot man weighing about 70 kilograms (155 pounds) and of the species Hominipes modernus, a relative of Homo sapiens.” (https://phys.org/news/2019-04-footprint-chile-oldest-americas-scientists.html)
    (Karen Moreno et al. A late Pleistocene human footprint from the Pilauco archaeological site, northern Patagonia, Chile, PLOS ONE (2019).)

  52. April 29, 2019 at 12:04 pm

    Secretive Fossil Fuel Lobby Group Manipulated UN Climate Programs:
    “A fossil-fuel backed industry group was able to influence the process behind the United Nations Climate assessments for decades.
    using lobbyists and industry-funded scientists to manipulate international negotiations.”
    Documents found “include hundreds of briefings, meeting minutes, notes, and correspondence from the Global Climate Coalition (GCC). They were released Thursday by the Climate Investigations Center in collaboration with DeSmog and Climate Liability News.”
    Documents show “how the GCC influenced international negotiations, manipulated the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) process, and undertook a disinformation campaign designed to cast doubt on mainstream climate science.”
    = GCC doubling down on 4 decades of Exxon global warming cover-up.
    = Crimes against the planet. Crimes against our descendants.

  53. 92 jer44
    April 29, 2019 at 12:11 pm

    WATCH LIVE: Biden kicks off 2020 campaign for president at rally in Pittsburgh

  54. 96 jer44
    April 29, 2019 at 12:35 pm

  55. April 29, 2019 at 12:55 pm

    Margolis is very good.

  56. 99 jer44
    April 29, 2019 at 1:06 pm

  57. 100 jer44
    April 29, 2019 at 1:20 pm

  58. 101 marleysperson
    April 29, 2019 at 4:07 pm

    The rot runs deep and wide

  59. 102 jer44
    April 29, 2019 at 6:06 pm

  60. 103 jer44
    April 29, 2019 at 7:22 pm

  61. April 29, 2019 at 7:37 pm

  62. April 29, 2019 at 7:43 pm

    Whooooooooooo weeeeeeeeeeee

  63. April 29, 2019 at 7:47 pm

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