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Today in History

Happy 60th Birthday, Space Needle!   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Seattle Municipal Archives (@seattlecityarchives) In 1962 the Space Needle opens to the public. Every time I see it —which is most days as there … Continue reading

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Today in History

Eighty years ago today, President Franklin Roosevelt signed executive order 9066 that forced removal and mass incarceration of Japanese Americans in 10 American internment camps. Not our finest hour. If you grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area, you already know retired … Continue reading

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Today in History…

…Rushbo farted off into history, and the grease fire in Hell is still outta control. Only guessing, of course.

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Today in History…

…a year ago today, twice-impeached LOSER ex-Prznint Stupid lost the 2020 Goat Rodeo. Also: Prznint Stupid’s stupidest lawyer ™ Rudy Giuliani held the infamous 4 Seasons Total Landscaping press conference. In 2000 Republicans stole the election for Chimpy.

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And it’s not even noon yet…

Been a busy morning! In the course of one (1) hour: Passed, 69-30: Cal. #100, H.R.3684, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, as amended. — Senate Cloakroom (@SenateCloakroom) August 10, 2021 NOW VOTING: Motion to proceed to Cal. #122, S.Con.Res.14, FY2022 … Continue reading

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Today in History

The world was forever changed when the first atomic bomb was dropped.

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Today In History (Kinda)

The Big Lie, cont. …it’s been six (6!) months since The Stupid Coup. The Coup Klux Klan has spent the entire time seeking to protect its perpetrators & organizers and block any investigation into it. In the meanwhile, Republicans in … Continue reading

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Today in History

Same Sex Marriage was legalized in the US on this date in 2015.

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History!

This is historic, and I’m sorry I missed it: Thank you @POTUS Biden and @VP Harris. I am honored and ready to work. I look forward to tackling some of the nation's most pressing issues with @Interior so that future … Continue reading

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Because: “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” –George Santayana

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