87 Responses to “Black…White…And Everything In Between””

  1. 1 vcprezofan2
    August 19, 2016 at 8:04 pm


    Hi, NerdyW. Nice to run into you like this and to be able to say ‘Thanks’ for the stamina you’ve been displaying. 🙂

  2. August 19, 2016 at 8:08 pm

    hello Nerdy….thank you for front paging this….

    i saw this pic earlier….it gave me pause..

    .thinking about the President…how much he has meant to me…the country and the world….i truly feel fortunate to have lived in the Obama era..

  3. 7 Ladyhawke
    August 19, 2016 at 8:09 pm

  4. 9 Claire
    August 19, 2016 at 8:17 pm

    Today in Michigan:

    Speaking to a predominantly all-white audience of about 6,000 people, Trump appealed directly to blacks for votes.

    “You live in poverty,” he said. “Your schools are no good. You have no jobs. What the hell do you have to lose?”

    A progressive SCOTUS & federal judiciary, the ACA, the Voting Rights Act, Social Security, marriage equality, a woman’s right to choose, healthcare, voting rights, civil rights, human rights, education, a stable government, national security, an economy that functions, 401Ks, pensions, ….DIGNITY

  5. 10 globalcitizenlinda
    August 19, 2016 at 8:20 pm

  6. 14 jacquelineoboomer
    August 19, 2016 at 8:23 pm

  7. 15 Ladyhawke
    August 19, 2016 at 8:24 pm

  8. 21 Ladyhawke
    August 19, 2016 at 8:27 pm

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  10. August 19, 2016 at 8:57 pm

    Play-doh?!?!?! THAT was what he did to *help*?!?!?!

    • August 19, 2016 at 9:01 pm

      The Governor of Louisiana warned Donald Trump not to visit the flooded disaster area of the state if he was only coming for a photo op, which would have created a traffic jam and diverted law enforcement away from helping with the recovery effort. So instead Trump showed up with a small truck of supplies and proceeded to spend a total of forty-nine seconds handing out those supplies before giving up and leaving. Worse, the “supplies” he handed out to flood victims were cartons of Play-Doh. No, seriously.

      Photos of Donald Trump taken by those on the scene and posted to social media reveal that Donald Trump spent less than a minute handing out supplies – just 49 seconds according to at least one bystander – and he more or less just handed the supplies to Mike Pence the whole time. But in a storyline so strange that it wouldn’t be believable if there weren’t photographic evidence, Trump was literally handing out the children’s toy Play-Doh, as if that were of any help to those people in Louisiana who had just lost their homes or livelihoods to flooding.

      • August 19, 2016 at 9:37 pm

        A billionaire handing out play-doh, he couldn’t have brought clothes, shoes, towels, water, diapers, etc., etc., It was a con-artist using a disaster to try to get votes. A photo-op by Trump. Will Trump be taking play-doh to the people on the west coast who are dealing with the fire.

  11. 27 JER
    August 19, 2016 at 9:05 pm

    First Family in Oak Bluffs tonight to watch annual fireworks display from Valerie Jarrett’s place.

  12. August 19, 2016 at 9:11 pm

    Congrats VC 🙂

    Thank you, NW!!!

    Can’t stress this enough …..

    … and, this ….




  13. 29 JER
    August 19, 2016 at 9:14 pm

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  16. August 19, 2016 at 9:35 pm

    Really, truly, seriously ….



  17. 34 amk for obama
    August 19, 2016 at 9:36 pm

    bbc fp – trump makes bold appeal to blacks

    bbc should shift its HQ to DC. they will give the murkan msm hacks a run for their money.

  18. 35 amk for obama
    August 19, 2016 at 9:43 pm

    Q – hey paul, why is the CA line showing better numbers in red?

  19. 38 amk for obama
    August 19, 2016 at 9:45 pm

  20. 39 amk for obama
    August 19, 2016 at 9:51 pm

    triple triple ? easypeasy.

    congrats, bolt.

  21. 40 amk for obama
    August 19, 2016 at 9:53 pm

    as usual, no contest.

  22. 41 amk for obama
    August 19, 2016 at 10:08 pm

    idiot indian.

  23. 47 amk for obama
    August 19, 2016 at 10:22 pm

  24. 48 amk for obama
    August 19, 2016 at 10:23 pm

  25. 49 amk for obama
    August 19, 2016 at 10:25 pm

  26. 50 amk for obama
    August 19, 2016 at 10:38 pm

  27. 51 desertflower
    August 19, 2016 at 10:40 pm

    Listening to the ACLU press conference on Arpiao. He’s in a damn world of shit. He will go down. One way or the other.

  28. 52 desertflower
    August 19, 2016 at 10:52 pm

    The entire pdf of the ruling is on this site if anyone wants to get into the particulars. This vile man, who was elected to protect the citizens of this county, has instead, racially profiled its citizens of color, wasted millions of taxpayer dollars, ignored the law and the Constitution that he swore to uphold, and he deserves to be in jail for a good long time. I hope the people of this county wake the hell up, and do NOT elect him again on November. That said, if he IS elected, he might very well be removed from office because of this criminal lawsuit and not be allowed to serve. One way or the other, the evil reign of this POS is just about over. Ya fucking hoo.

  29. 55 desertflower
    August 19, 2016 at 11:08 pm

    Night all. Thank you, Nerdy… Love you, Chips.

  30. 56 susanne
    August 20, 2016 at 12:30 am

    Aloha TODville!
    So interesting to see what ‘friends’ post on FB– a view into the odd tangle of GOP logic. But this one has me stumped. Isn’t it illegal? I always see the language ‘no purchase necessary to enter’ but not with the T-rump folks.

    ‘ Donate today and you could WIN the following:
    (1) An all-expense trip to New York City for 2 people
    (2) Tour of Trump Campaign HQ at Trump Tower
    (3) Lunch with Eric Trump, to talk campaign strategy and Making America Great Again!
    Donate today for automatic entry and your chance to WIN! ‘

  31. August 20, 2016 at 1:16 am

    I love the picture above with the Obama poster in it.

  32. 58 No Child Left Behind
    August 20, 2016 at 1:24 am

  33. 62 susanne
    August 20, 2016 at 5:07 am

    I almost missed this sweet report about Sunny joining the First Family, 3 years ago.


  34. August 20, 2016 at 7:55 am

    Good morning TOD!

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  38. August 20, 2016 at 8:01 am

    Hope all of you have a fun Saturday ….

    Thank you {{{{{NW}}}}} …. Keeping you always in my thoughts {{{{{Chips}}}}} …..



  39. 70 57andfemale
    August 20, 2016 at 8:18 am

    Our beloved Pearl left us at 5:30 this morning, curled next to me as she had been all night, as she faded. She wasn’t in pain. She wasn’t struggling. Her final blessing was to make the decision for us, wrapped in her blanket with the family who she loved and who loved her. As always, Pearl took care of us. We are devastated beyond comprehension.

    • August 20, 2016 at 8:31 am

      I am sorry to hear about your lost. I am sure she felt your love and was at peace.

    • 72 amk for obama
      August 20, 2016 at 8:58 am

      Sorry for your loss, 57f.

    • 73 Judith Fardig
      August 20, 2016 at 9:59 am

      So sorry that you have lost your beloved Pearl.Hugs to you, 57andfemale!

    • 74 99ts
      August 20, 2016 at 10:27 am

      So sorry to hear your news 57. Was so hoping she would make it through. Take comfort in how much you loved and looked after her – and she made a decision to save you more pain and sadness.

    • August 20, 2016 at 10:42 am

      So sorry for your loss, 57. Prayers for you and your family.

    • 76 Roberta in MN
      August 20, 2016 at 11:00 am

      57 I am so sorry she is gone. Sending you healing prayers, the tears are just coming down. She had a wonderful family to take care of her. God, it is hard to lose a family member you love with your whole heat. (((hugs)))

    • 77 FoxfireTX
      August 20, 2016 at 11:18 am

      57, so very sorry for your loss. There are no words to explain just how much they mean to us. But she will be waiting for you at Rainbow Bridge. Their love and loyalty is never ending.

    • 78 cd4biden
      August 20, 2016 at 11:22 am

      Oh 57, I am so sorry to hear about Pearl. She was such a sweetie pie. Our pets seem to always know what is best for us. I’m so glad she spared you the decision you were struggling with. She will be missed, even by us here at TOD, as we loved hearing stories about her.

    • August 20, 2016 at 11:24 am

      My heart goes out to you 57. {{{{{57andfemale}}}}}

    • 81 sjterrid
      August 20, 2016 at 1:33 pm

      I’m so sorry about your beloved Pearl. My thoughts and prayers for all of you.

    • 82 whatisworking
      August 20, 2016 at 3:14 pm

      What a touching story. So sorry for your family, may you begin to heal quickly.

  40. August 20, 2016 at 8:29 am

    (((((((((57))))))))))….love and caring for you and your family…

    • 84 carolyn
      August 20, 2016 at 8:41 am

      So sorry 57. Very glad you were with her at the end of her precious life. Yours was the last voice she heard, the last touch she felt as she crossed the rainbow bridge. Thinking of you during this time.

  41. 85 Jazz
    August 20, 2016 at 9:02 am

    Dan Rather commenting on Donald Trump’s “appeal” to AA

  42. 87 Ladyhawke
    August 20, 2016 at 12:06 pm

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