Category Archives: Activism

The Vote is In! America Loves Voting-by-Mail!

Georgia voters —from both parties— have fallen madly-in-love with voting by mail, with a record 943,000 absentee ballots (Sunday’s count) for today’s primary. The final number will undoubtedly be higher. The PA primary was a week ago, but the votes … Continue reading

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Vote Like Your Life Depends On It, Part Infinity

I am really glad to read about a drive for early voting. Axios morning email thingie: Forces behind a “Vote Early Day 2020” initiative are launching a paid media campaign this week to get companies to encourage people to seek … Continue reading

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New US Postmaster General Named

Louis DeJoy was confirmed by the Postal Service’s board of governors. As we all know, Lord Damp Nut wants to stick it to the USPS because he hates self-made richest-person-in-the-world Jeff Bezos, who owns Amazon, and Amazon uses the USPS  … Continue reading

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Mailing It In

The city of Milwaukee, WI passed a law to mail absentee-ballot applications with prepaid postage to all 300,000 registered voters there. Republican legislatures are holding-up statewide mail-in ballots, so state’s states with Democratic cities are leading the charge. This is how … Continue reading

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The Maths Prove: Mail-in Voting Works!

Our pals at Electoral Vote did the maths (emphasis mine): Joe Biden won Saturday’s Kansas primary even though no voters showed up at the polls to vote for him. How did he pull this off? Did the DNC pull some … Continue reading

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Saving The USPS

Over at Digby’s place, Tom Sullivan has a post up that includes a simple, direct action that we can all take to help save our pals at the USPS: “Anyway, here’s one problem you might solve starting tomorrow. RuralOrganizing.org sent … Continue reading

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It’s Called Activism for a Reason

(The day has come. I’ve feared this day might arrive and did all I could to avoid it, but here we are. I’m sure there is a component of our community that is rolling their eyes ears, and joints right … Continue reading

Posted in Activism, Coronavirus, snark | Tagged | 15 Comments

Activism Alert: Mail-only Ballots NOW!

The Electoral Vote bloggers tell us that: On Monday, Rhode Island governor Gina Raimondo (D) announced that she plans to postpone the state’s primary elections, pushing them from April 28 to June 2. This makes Rhode Island’s primary the ninth … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 Goat Rodeo, Activism, voting | 8 Comments

Report: New Sublet In Stable Jenius’ Head

I hope that everyone living rent-free inside Comrade Stupid’s melon can make room for Mike Bloomberg, who looks to be moving into the penthouse: Mini Mike Bloomberg is spending a lot of money on False Advertising. I was the person … Continue reading

Posted in Affordable Care Act, Lord Damp Nut, The Russian Usurper, Michael Bloomberg | 16 Comments

More, Please

This gives me some hope and it seems so simple: the town of Sandusky, Ohio, is making Election Day a paid holiday, and it is costing that city nothing to do it. They are swapping it for Columbus Day, which … Continue reading

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