Rubén Blades Is Not My Name

Submitted by ub on Thu, 08/09/2018 - 12:04

Although his documentary film is a possible bucket list for many political activists, "Rubén Blades Is Not My Name" offers viewers many sides of this Panamanian born bohemian poet. He's been nominated for 17 Grammy Awards and won more than half. His recordings have made Rubén a living legend.

Red Wave

Submitted by ub on Wed, 08/08/2018 - 17:40

On this date, in 1974, President Richard Nixon resigned. Today, POTUS Tweeted in all Caps RED WAVE! Was this a reference to last night's election, the upcoming November midterms, or is he waving some kind of signal at his communist best friend, Putin, or Kim, or maybe Xi?

Democrats in Washington state say early primary returns show they've captured three GOP-held congressional districts, including one occupied by a top Republican House leader. Could this be true?

Waiting For Godot

Submitted by ub on Tue, 08/07/2018 - 10:32

Waiting for Godot is an infamous play in which Vladimir waits for the arrival of someone named Godot who never arrives, and while waiting engages in a variety of amazing discussions.

Everyone knows that politics can sometimes be a difficult venture, but never to conspire against an enemy using foreigners.

Make no mistake about it, Republicans are anxiously analyzing the results of polling in yesterday’s votes in Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Washington, and Ohio.

The Heat Goes On

Submitted by ub on Tue, 08/07/2018 - 09:20

Is Mother Nature trying to issue her warning there is much wrong with what’s going on?

Scorching heat and additional fire weather threats out west, with severe storms in the plains, and hurricane Hector to pass south of Hawaii. Strong high pressure continues to bring very hot temperatures to much of the west.

Excessive heat is forecast through midweek for portions of the west. Areas from the High Plains to the Northeast have the potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain.


Submitted by ub on Tue, 08/07/2018 - 06:57

POTUS fought the law and the law won. The Trump administration and the courts are back at it again. US Attorney General Jeff Sessions says the DOJ will “take every lawful measure” to defend the decision to terminate the Obama-era DACA program, which offers deportation relief to undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children.

This, following an angry judge's orders that Trump officials to fully restore the DACA program after failing for the second time to convince him there is a valid justification for ending it.

Bermuda High

Submitted by ub on Sun, 08/05/2018 - 05:10

This warning could possibly save someone’s life. Please look out for vulnerable and elderly folks who may need extra special care.

A high-pressure system called the Bermuda High rotates clockwise, pulling warm and moist air north and a cause extended heat waves along the east coast of the North Atlantic.

A combination of hotter temperatures along with the humidity is going to raise the heat index to near 100 degrees for the next few days. Therefore, a heat advisory has been issued for much of the NY-NJ-CT tri-sate area.

King James vs President Trump

Submitted by ub on Sat, 08/04/2018 - 20:34

How low does this have to go? Cable News Network produced a segment on Lebron James' Foundation working with at-risk school children. @realdonldtrump has allegedly used his charitable foundation to enrich himself and objected, then attacked sports superstar James and journalist Don Lemon because they said something Trump didn’t like.

BOB Political SOS

Submitted by ub on Sat, 08/04/2018 - 09:19

#BOB could be the new political #SOS. Barrack Obama's Blitz is gearing up as POTUS44 begins endorsing political candidates. Today is the Harvard Law school graduate's birthday. It really says so on his USA birth certificate. Happy 57th birthday to President Barack Obama.