The New GOP Posse

Submitted by ub on Mon, 11/29/2021 - 08:36
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Do American voters realize that #ChrisChristie, #KarlRove, and #MikePompeo are all co-Chairs of the Republican Redistricting Trust?

SOUL TRAIN

Submitted by ub on Sun, 11/28/2021 - 19:42
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This year would have been the 50th anniversary of SOUL TRAIN a music program that lasted for 35 seasons on American television.

Soul Train was an American music-dance television program that aired in syndication from October 2, 1971, to March 27, 2006.

A show that was billed as the hippest trip in America and primarily featured performances by Rhythm & Blues, Soul, dance/pop, and hip hop artists, although funk, jazz, disco, and gospel artists were also appealing and appeared.

BEE CAREFUL

Submitted by ub on Sat, 11/27/2021 - 14:28
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Thousands of Bees Make It Out Alive After Being Buried by Volcanic Ash for Nearly A Month Showing They're Beeing Invincible.

These insects with wings are closely related to wasps and ants, known for their role in pollination and, in the case of the best-known bee species, the western honey bee, for producing honey.

Bees are a monophyletic lineage within the superfamily Apoidea. They are presently considered a clade, called Anthophila. There are over 16,000 known species of bees in seven recognized biological families.

RIP Stephen Sondheim

Submitted by ub on Fri, 11/26/2021 - 18:46
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Stephen Joshua Sondheim has died at age of 91. He was the prolific lyricist behind smash hits that include "Sweeney Todd" and "West Side Story".

Sondheim was born in NYC and died in Connecticut. He was regarded as one of the foremost artists of the 20th Century and wrote the lyrics for West Side Story, also composed Into the Woods among many others.

This songwriter reshaped the American musical theater in the 20th century with his intelligent, intricately rhymed lyrics, along with his use of evocative melodies and a willingness to tackle unusual subjects.

SAFETY FIRST

Submitted by ub on Fri, 11/26/2021 - 09:32
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You never know when you’ve going to need one, so it is better to be safe than to be sorry you did not take the time to plan ahead.

To be better safe than sorry is to be cautious or prepared so that you do not later make a mistake. People who are better safe than sorry arrange and organize ahead of time so that they do not have to face negative consequences in the future. This may mean they are physically safe or that they are safe from bad events.

Macy's Thanksgiving Parade

Submitted by ub on Wed, 11/24/2021 - 11:19
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 The Macy’s #Thanksgiving Day Parade finally returns to its pre-pandemic form in New York City this year, with its route fully restored.

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade observes its 95th birthday! as the NYC and crowds welcome it back in full force. Here's what to know about the annual tradition that airs on #NBC.