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GSA tells Joe Biden the Trump administration is ready to begin the formal transition process

NEWS: Federal agency ascertains Biden 'apparent winner' of election, clears way for start of transition from Trump. The GSA (General Services Administration) has informed president-elect Joe Biden that the Donald Trump administration is now ready to begin the formal transition process, according to a letter that GSA administrator Emily Murphy sent Monday afternoon, obtained by CNN. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, Politics, News, Joe Biden, US news, Cnn, Biden, Election, Donald Trump, GSA, Emily Murphy, Joe Biden The Trump, Trump The GSA General Services Administration

Trump is reportedly worried that his legal team is made up of 'fools that are making him look bad'

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, a lawyer for President Donald Trump, speaks during a news conference at the Republican National Committee headquarters, Thursday Nov. 19, 2020, in Washington. Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo President Donald Trump is upset with how his legal team has handled his challenges to the election, according to NBC News. Trump is worried that they are "fools that are making him look bad," one official told NBC. He also reportedly complained about Rudy Giuliani's ...
Tags: Politics, News, Nbc, Washington, New York City, Nbc News, Trends, Joe Biden, Election, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Republican National Committee, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Sidney Powell, Powell

Trump loses yet another post-election lawsuit, Arizona judge tosses AZ GOP case against Maricopa county

Trump and his allies are now 1 to 30 in post-election litigation, as the losses and legal fees keep piling up. An Arizona court has just dismissed a lawsuit filed by the Arizona Republican Party that sought to expand the state's election audit. — Read the rest
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NJ Democrat’s Demand for Prosecution of Trump ‘Enablers’ Ups the Stakes for All

How can you tell Bill Pascrell is lying? (Congressman Bill Pascrell, Jr./Facebook) U.S.A. – -( “Tonight I’m calling for the eventual prosecution of donald trump [sic] and his enablers for their many crimes against the United States,” New Jersey Congressman Bill Pascrell, Jr. tweeted Tuesday. His demand was accompanied by a screenshot for an official press release. “Donald Trump and members of his administration have committed innumerable crimes against the United States,” Pascre...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Joe Biden, United States, New Jersey, Portland, Department Of Justice, Resistance, Democrat, Biden, Election, Donald Trump, Mccarthy, Trump, Joseph McCarthy, David Codrea

Georgia's GOP Secretary of State says Lindsey Graham, other Republicans pressured him to toss legal votes

Georgia's Republican Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger alleges that Lindsey Graham, the Republican chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee, pressured him to toss out legal votes in the recent presidential election, which the Republicans lost. SCOOP: Ga. SoS Raffensperger says Sen. — Read the rest
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A lawyer for Trump's campaign claims without evidence the president won reelection by 'millions of votes'

An election judge directs voters outside a polling place in the Pearl Park Recreation Center on August 11, 2020 in Minneapolis, Minnesota Stephen Maturen/Getty Images Sidney Powell, an attorney representing President Donald Trump, made baseless claims of voter fraud in voting machine technology.  Speaking on Fox News Sunday morning, Powell claimed without evidence that the president "won by not just hundreds of thousands of votes, but by millions of votes." Democratic presidential nominee ...
Tags: Politics, Voting, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, New York Times, Fox News, Biden, Election, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Department Of Homeland Security, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, State, Sidney Powell

Gritty is a marketing marvel and an international election icon. The artist behind him weighs in on Gritty fever: 'I don't think he's going away anytime soon.'

People wear costumes of U.S. Postal Service mailboxes, Gritty, the mascot of the Philadelphia Flyers NHL hockey team, and Independence Hall while demonstrating outside the Pennsylvania Convention Center where votes are being counted, Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020, in Philadelphia, following Tuesday's election. AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell Gritty, the monstrously orange mascot for the Philadelphia Flyers National Hockey League franchise, has become a resistance symbol, especially amid the 2020 e...
Tags: London, Etsy, Marvel, Trends, Strategy, Pennsylvania, Metallica, Hasbro, Philadelphia, Resistance, Election, Mel Brooks, Philadelphia Flyers, Flyers, Allen, Pittsburgh Penguins

Trump's efforts to dispute election results face setbacks in multiple states

President Donald Trump speaks in the East Room of the White House, early Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2020, in Washington. AP Photo/Evan Vucci Republicans suffered setbacks to court challenges over the presidential election in three battleground states, on Friday.  The law firm that came under fire for its work for Trump's campaign withdrew from a major Pennsylvania case. Trump and Republicans have filed multiple lawsuits in several swing states falsely alleging fraud.  Visit Business Insider's home...
Tags: Politics, Law, Washington, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Ap, Pennsylvania, Arizona, Ohio, Philadelphia, Michigan, Biden, Election, Smith

'Defund my butt': Democrats battle over left-wing policy demands even as they agree Biden should focus on the economy and healthcare

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks to media during a census outreach event ahead of the census deadline in The Bronx, New York City Andrew Kelly/Reuters As the Democratic Party processes its devastating losses in down-ballot races across the country this cycle, prominent voices within the party are waging public battles over what went wrong.  But there's relatively broad consensus among Democratic operatives that the party should refocus itself on progressive policies that enjoy...
Tags: Florida, Politics, New York, News, Congress, Senate, Virginia, Politico, New York City, West Virginia, Trends, Joe Biden, Democrats, Gop, House, Ohio

If You Can't Beat Them, Make Some Shit Up About Them and Hope It Goes Viral

Your feeds are not currently full of news about the ongoing civil war between the Real American Front and the Alliance to Restore Democracy. In fact, there’s barely any Second American Civil War going on at all, which is to say that things could theoretically be going a lot worse after November 3 than your relatives,…Read more...
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NAR looks forward to ‘centrist public policy’ under Joe Biden

Trade group expects new administration will restore fair housing rules and support bipartisan legislation related to minority homeownership, first-time homebuyers and housing supply.
Tags: Joe Biden, Radio, Biden, Election, Bipartisan, Presidential Election, Advocacy, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Select, Fair Housing, U.S. Senate, 2020 Election, First-Time Homebuyers, Trade Group, Rpac

Twitter labeled 300,000 US election tweets — around 0.2%

Just over a week after the U.S. elections, Twitter has offered a breakdown of some of its efforts to label misleading tweets. The site says that from October 27 to November 11, it labeled some 300,000 tweets as part of its Civic Integrity Policy. That amounts to around 0.2% of the total number of election-related tweets sent during that two-week period. Of course, not all Twitter warnings are created equal. Only 456 of those included a warning that covered the text and limited user engagement...
Tags: Social, Apps, Twitter, Youtube, US, Tech, Policy, United States, New York Times, Election, Kayvon Beykpour, Trump, Dominion, Vijaya Gadde, 2020 Election

Donald Trump lost the presidency. Residents and realtors of Trump Tower think it may become valuable again.

A guard stands outside Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on August 24, 2018. Spencer Platt/Getty President Donald Trump is projected to be the eleventh incumbent president to lose his run for reelection. His marquee Trump Tower in midtown Manhattan has seen heavy security, protests, and political scrutiny during his time in power. In 2019, Bloomberg reported that the 238-unit condominium was New York's "least desirable luxury building." Now, as President-elect Joe Biden prepares to ...
Tags: Florida, Real Estate, New York, Finance, White House, New York City, Trends, Wealth, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Chicago, David, Williams, Manhattan, Upper East Side, Fifth Avenue

The Mess That Biden Must Clean Up Because of Trump – Cartoon Edition

The United States has just continuously shown its underskirt these last 4 years with Cheeto Satan in office, and the world has been watching. Now that we know he’s getting the fuck out the office, with this stressful ass history-making ass election that Joe Biden won, we can breathe a little. But we are also aware of the ginormous mess that the 46th President of the United States and his Vice-President Kamala Harris have to clean up. THE GIANT, AWFUL MESS.  A cartoonist in the UK, for Th...
Tags: Twitter, Politics, UK, Vladimir Putin, White House, Joe Biden, United States, Humor, Biden, Election, Times, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Trump, Morten Morland, Maga

US stocks continue their post-election rally as the rotation into value persists

Lucas Jackson/Reuters US stocks continued their post-election rally on Wednesday as the rotation into value stocks continued.A positive COVID-19 vaccine update from Pfizer on Monday led to a surge in the reopening trade which benefited cyclical stocks at the expense of growth stocks.Despite the positive news on the successful development of a COVID-19 vaccine, daily cases continue to surge to record highs as hospitalizations and deaths also tick higher.Watch major indexes update live here....
Tags: US, Trends, Investing, Markets, Stocks, Goldman Sachs, Pfizer, Bill Ackman, Stock Market, Election, Nasdaq, Financial Times, S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average, Ackman, Matthew Fox

Boris Johnson Left Trump Victory Message in Congratulatory Tweet to Biden

Someone at 10 Downing Street isn’t so great with Photoshop: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson tweeted a congratulatory message to President-elect Joe Biden with a barely visible hidden message seemingly congratulating Trump on his electoral win.Read more...
Tags: Twitter, Politics, Elections, UK, Science, Technology, Social Media, Joe Biden, Boris Johnson, Biden, Election, Donald Trump, Trump, Whoops, 2020 Election, Boris Johnson Left Trump Victory Message

Turkish president Erdogan congratulates Biden on election win, the latest Trump ally abroad to abandon him

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and former Vice President Joe Biden at Presidential Complex in Ankara, Turkey on August 24, 2016. Kayhan Ozer/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan congratulated President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday for his 2020 election victory. Turkey will stick to its "determination to work closely with the U.S. Administration" in the coming period, Erdogan said in his message, per Reuters. Erdogan shared his congratulatory remarks afte...
Tags: Politics, Isis, News, Vladimir Putin, Washington, US, International, Trends, Turkey, Joe Biden, Syria, Xi Jinping, Nato, New York Times, Armenia, Azerbaijan

Fox News anchor reacts without realizing she's live on the air

Just when you thought you had Fox News and all of its minions pegged as soulless Trumpian robots honest, actual reporting has been oozing out of the right-leaning network. Example: Neil Cavuto cutting away from Kayleigh McEnany's lie-ridden press conference. — Read the rest
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Fox News, Election, Trump, Neil Cavuto, SANDRA SMITH, Kayleigh McEnany, Republican Lunatics

The One with Eric Roth

John welcomes legendary screenwriter Eric Roth (Forrest Gump, A Star is Born, Dune) to discuss his writing practice and how he gets in the head of his characters. We answer audience questions on how to trust your voice and approach adaptations. Finally, in our bonus segment for premium members John and Craig discuss election night and the days after. Like we did after the 2016 election, we’re including the bonus segment on the main feed this week. (Note: This was recorded on Friday before the ...
Tags: Writing Process, Film Industry, Adaptation, John, John August, Election, Eric Roth, Craig, Directors, MIT Technology Review, Craig Mazin, Screenwriting, Scriptnotes, QandA, Rajesh Naroth, Megana Rao

Last five American presidents seen as illegitimate in dangerous trend

After a contentious election, some Americans are questioning the legitimacy of President-elect Joe Biden victory.Legitimacy concerns also plagued the presidencies of Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, Barack Obama, and Donald Trump.The trend of attacking a president's right to rule is growing. The election of 2020 concluded the way Donald Trump's ascent to power began – with claims over legitimacy. In fact, the last five American presidents have been labeled "illegitimate" by their opponents, demon...
Tags: Florida, Politics, John Lewis, Supreme Court, Obama, Washington Post, Democracy, Iraq, Russia, America, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, History, Hillary Clinton, United States, Bill Clinton

Top DOJ official in charge of voter fraud probe quits within hours of Barr memo

"Mr. Barr's authorization prompted the Justice Department official who oversees investigations of voter fraud, Richard Pilger, to step down from the post within hours…" Anyone else feel like this is a coup? Feeling a lot like a coup, now. In response to Barr's memo, the top DOJ official overseeing voter fraud investigations just quit, report Mike Schmidt and others at the NYT tonight. — Read the rest
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After Barr memo, top DOJ official in charge of voter fraud probe quits within hours

"Mr. Barr's authorization prompted the Justice Department official who oversees investigations of voter fraud, Richard Pilger, to step down from the post within hours…" Anyone else feel like this is a coup? Feeling a lot like a coup, now. In response to Barr's memo, the top DOJ official overseeing voter fraud investigations just quit, report Mike Schmidt and others at the NYT tonight. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, Politics, Elections, News, Election, Donald Trump, Doj, Justice Department, Trump, Coup, Barr, Mike Schmidt, Voter Fraud, Bill Barr, Richard Pilger

Tragic: Gun Manufacturers Temporarily Worth Slightly Less Due to Lack of Civil War

The November 2020 elections failed to culminate in the nightmare, worst-case scenario many onlookers feared, which is generally good news if you don’t happen to be a firearms manufacturer. Read more...
Tags: Health, Politics, Science, Technology, Guns, Safety, Election, Firearms, 2020 Election, Coronavirus

How to Recycle Your Campaign Yard Signs

The election is (mostly) over, and it’s time to take down those campaign yard signs. While you definitely shouldn’t toss a stack of signs straight in the trash, you also can’t simply dump them in your recycling bin and consider it done. Here’s how to minimize the likelihood that your lawn signs end up in a landfill.Read more...
Tags: Recycle, Lifehacks, Election, Political Campaigns

The Road Ahead: What a Biden Win Might Mean for Employers

Well, it’s over. Joe Biden will be the next President of the United States effective January 20, 2021. For employers, the last several years have been filled with several retreats from existing policies.   And over the last year in particular, the Trump administration was busy rolling out new regulations for employers to follow.  It’s not quite as predicted four years ago at this same time but not that far off either. What’s interesting, however, is that those regulations may not be rolled back ...
Tags: Law, Labor, Obama, Congress, California, Senate, Employment, Joe Biden, Gop, United States, Connecticut, 2020, Biden, Election, Trump, EEOC

Fox News' Chris Wallace says there 'doesn't seem to be much reason to believe' Trump's election lawsuits will succeed

Debate moderator and Fox News anchor Chris Wallace directs the first presidential debate between U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden at the Health Education Campus of Case Western Reserve University on September 29, 2020 in Cleveland, Ohio. Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images Fox News anchor Chris Wallace said he believes it's unlikely that Donald Trump is going to succeed in his numerous lawsuits contesting the results of the presidential election. "So...
Tags: Utah, Florida, Politics, Trends, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, Jeb Bush, Fox News, Nevada, Republican Party, Biden, Election, Donald Trump, George W Bush, Trump, Al Gore

'Bolero' – Ravel (MUSIC)

The theme music this interminable election requires. Four days and counting. Ravel's Bolero is performed by the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France under Lionel Bringuier 's direction. Live recording on February 16th 2018 in the auditorium of Radio France (Paris). If this election were an orchestral piece it would be Boléro— Katie Mack (@AstroKatie) November 7, 2020
Tags: Video, News, Election, Ravel, Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, Lionel Bringuier, Infinite Patience, Radio France Paris, Boléro Katie Mack

'Anticipation,' Carly Simon (1971)

"Anticipation." From Carly Simon's YouTube. Good Vibrations from Central Park aired on ABC on Thursday, Aug 19, 1971. Concert was part of the Shaefer Music Festival. The Ike and Tina Turner Revue, The Beach Boys, Carly Simon, Boz Scaggs and Kate Taylor were all part of this concert. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, Video, Music, News, Abc, Carly Simon, Election, Central Park, Seventies, Tina Turner, Kate Taylor, Count Every Vote, Call It Already, Carly Simon Boz Scaggs

The President's weekend schedule is… blank

Weekend schedule for outgoing U.S. President Donald J. Trump, as released by the White House: it's empty. White House released president's schedule for the weekend. On Saturday:THE PRESIDENT has no public events scheduled.And for Sunday:THE PRESIDENT has no public events scheduled. — Read the rest
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Trump: 'We need an explanation' of why Biden is winning the presidential election

Donald Trump is having an extremely cool and normal one tonight, retweeting Fox Business toadie Matthew Whitaker who said dutifully, "We need an explanation as to how these numbers have been running up for the last two or three days." The answer, of course, is they're counting the votes, you lying idiots. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, Biden, Election, Donald Trump, Trump, Matthew Whitaker, Loser