Nine Days

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  1. 1 Dudette
    February 24, 2021 at 10:12 am

    Good Morning Everyone!
    Thank you Nerdy!

    • 2 whenpamelawandered
      February 24, 2021 at 10:46 am

      Good morning, Dudette in Furst, lookin’ good! 💞🕊💞

      Thank you, NW, you are a rock..

      I am thinking it’s way past time to take the money out of politics, and take politics out of public service. This has become inhumane madness, as if We The People are utterly insignificant.

      Big hugs all around


  2. 7 jer44
    February 24, 2021 at 10:52 am

  3. 8 Dudette
    February 24, 2021 at 11:12 am

    This is great!

  4. 10 pkayden
    February 24, 2021 at 11:18 am

  5. February 24, 2021 at 11:19 am

    Hey Dudette on top of the leader board! Thanks to Nerdy for always picking out the jewels to share that we may have missed.

  6. February 24, 2021 at 12:05 pm

    U.S. Capitol Police Captain Carneysha Mendoza:
    “recounts her experience defending the Capitol on Jan 6, and describes injuries she suffered during the attack.”
    –The chemical burns on her face are still healing. No Johnson, this horrific event was not “festive”.

  7. 17 jer44
    February 24, 2021 at 12:36 pm

    • February 24, 2021 at 12:52 pm

      HB 112 says you can only play high school sports in the gender you were assigned at birth.
      This has passed the House in MT and is now in the Senate. It ignores the science and if passed would be unacceptably invasive for all athletes in school. Note that GOP bathroom bills failed spectacularly on all levels nationally. GOP has no policies so blaming the ills of society on transgender folks who are vulnerable easy targets, is how they rile up their Hate votes. These bills fail but they keep dragging them back, doing great harm – suicide is very high in the trans community.
      HB 112 must be stopped.

    • February 24, 2021 at 12:55 pm

      GOP legislatures use zero science to support a slew of anti-transgender bills…
      In MT once again the attempt to block gender affirming health care for transgender youth.
      There are six LGBTQ related bills in the MT legislature:
      HS 112 sports ban, HS 427 health care ban, SB 215 license to discriminate, SB 99, LC2997, SB 195.
      SB 215: Allows people to claim that their religion allows them to discriminate.
      –Romney gave this as a reason not to support the Equality Act.

      • 20 mtmarilyn
        February 25, 2021 at 10:41 am

        We are figting this here in MT. The problem is we now have a crazy R governor and legislature. I worry for our state.

  8. 21 jer44
    February 24, 2021 at 12:39 pm

  9. February 24, 2021 at 12:43 pm

    Senator Klobuchar, Chairwoman of Rules Committee,
    talks to Maddow about first Senate hearing on the attack on the U.S. Capitol. Hearing #2 is next week.

  10. 23 ggail44
    February 24, 2021 at 1:44 pm

    Good West Coast morning Nerdy & TOD family. Thank you Nerdy for being you! 💓🙋🏾‍♀️😘
    I have received both doses of the Pfizer vaccine.

    I will continue to mask, wash hands and social distance. 💃🏾🙏🏾😎🙋🏾‍♀️

  11. 28 Nerdy Wonka
    February 24, 2021 at 1:46 pm

    I love Black people. We’re so bloody creative and innovative.

    ********** SPOILER ALERT ***********

    If you’ve been watching WandaVision, you know.

  12. February 24, 2021 at 2:14 pm

    David Jolly to Hayes:
    “With Lauren Boebert it’s this defense against ‘the big government’. On January 6th we saw a willingness to tackle ‘that government’. That’s where the danger of the republican party
    moving from a party of less government
    to one willing to undermine and knee-cap it.
    …Tackle the government while leaders of the republican party are embracing this imagery (of guns in their videos) of the 2nd amendment.

    And Chris, there are 2 major deceits that Republicans practice:

    The first is they conflate fundamental rights with absolute rights.
    Lauren Boebert did that in her rant before the Natural Resources Committee.
    She suggested that owning guns and taking them into the Capitol is an absolute right.
    That’s not the case.
    All of our fundamental rights have certain restrictions.
    Including the 2nd Amendment, including the First with speech, relgion, and so forth.

    The second deceit by Republicans:
    is they KNOW that there’s no legislation that would pass the House and be signed by President Biden, that would take away gun ownership from law abiding rightful citizens, their ability to own guns. And so they reframe it around this issue of ‘freedom’ – that democrats want to take your ‘freedom’ – in this imagery that they’re presenting.”

  13. 35 Dudette
    February 24, 2021 at 2:17 pm


  14. February 24, 2021 at 2:24 pm

    “Reparations: The Big Payback”. (New podcast)
    “…explores the argument for and against reparations for Black Americans”
    HR 40.

  15. February 24, 2021 at 3:12 pm

    “United States Officially Announces Intention to Seek Election to U.N. Human Rights Council”
    “The United States has formally announced its intention to seek election to the United Nations Human Rights Council. according to Secretary of State Antony Blinken.
    “Today, the administration took an important step in that direction by announcing the U.S. intent to seek election to a seat on the UN Human Rights Council starting in January 2022. The United States has long been a champion of human rights. If elected to the Human Rights Council, we will use the opportunity to be a leading voice…”

  16. 38 jacquelineoboomer
    February 24, 2021 at 3:40 pm

    Manchin now says he WILL vote for Rep. Deb Haaland, to confirm her as Interior Secretary, per MSNBC.

  17. 39 jer44
    February 24, 2021 at 4:11 pm

  18. 40 jer44
    February 24, 2021 at 4:26 pm

  19. 42 jer44
    February 24, 2021 at 4:32 pm

  20. 43 jer44
    February 24, 2021 at 4:34 pm

  21. February 24, 2021 at 5:30 pm

  22. 46 No Child Left Behind
    February 24, 2021 at 5:34 pm

    United for the People

    BREAKING: President Biden will nominate three Democrats to the USPS Board of Governors, a move that can lead to the Board replacing Postmaster General Louis DeJoy.

  23. 47 Dudette
    February 24, 2021 at 7:45 pm

  24. 48 Dudette
    February 24, 2021 at 7:46 pm

  25. 49 Dudette
    February 24, 2021 at 7:57 pm

  26. 53 Dudette
    February 24, 2021 at 8:22 pm

    MVP swore in Our UN Ambassador today!

  27. 56 Dudette
    February 24, 2021 at 8:22 pm

  28. February 24, 2021 at 9:56 pm

  29. 60 No Child Left Behind
    February 24, 2021 at 11:02 pm

    NBC News

    The sister of Washington, D.C., Mayor Bowser has died at age 64 of complications from Covid-19, the mayor says.

  30. February 24, 2021 at 11:41 pm

  31. February 25, 2021 at 2:38 am

    Listening to these shameful MoFo’s in Senate today, reminded me of this historic moment in US history:

  32. February 25, 2021 at 3:57 am

  33. February 25, 2021 at 4:30 am

    Can’t sleep so playing a little music…

  34. February 25, 2021 at 6:18 am

    This is what we were missing the last four years. Every President since Kennedy has had music in our house…

  35. February 25, 2021 at 9:31 am

  36. 70 Dudette
    February 25, 2021 at 10:50 am

  37. 71 Dudette
    February 25, 2021 at 10:52 am

  38. 72 Dudette
    February 25, 2021 at 10:55 am

  39. February 25, 2021 at 11:32 am

    Arsenio Hall and Colbert, part 1.

  40. February 25, 2021 at 11:41 am

    Ronald Klain, White House Chief of Staff, to Joy Reid: “On the confirmation of President Biden’s nominee for OMB Neera Tanden, White House Chief of Staff says ‘we’re fighting our guts out’ to get her confirmed. He cites Sen. Grassley coming out as ‘open minded’ on Tanden’s confirmation.”

  41. February 25, 2021 at 11:50 am

    House of Representatives Schedule
    Thursday, February 25, 2021

  42. February 25, 2021 at 11:56 am

    Senate still waiting on Parliamentarian Ms. MacDonough….

  43. February 25, 2021 at 12:12 pm

    INZO – Local Void
    (amidst the raspberry blowing, says “don’t trust a god-damn soul”!)

  44. February 25, 2021 at 12:34 pm

  45. 81 jer44
    February 25, 2021 at 12:36 pm

  46. 82 jer44
    February 25, 2021 at 12:37 pm

  47. February 25, 2021 at 12:45 pm

    “Parker Solar Probe Offers Stunning View of Venus”
    ““WISPR effectively captured the thermal emission of the Venusian surface,” said Brian Wood,
    an astrophysicist and WISPR team member from the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, D.C. “It’s very similar to images acquired by the Akatsuki spacecraft at near-infrared wavelengths.”

    This surprising observation sent the WISPR team back to the lab to measure the instrument’s sensitivity to infrared light. If WISPR can indeed pick up near-infrared wavelengths of light, the unforeseen capability would provide new opportunities to study dust around the Sun and in the inner solar system.
    If it can’t pick up extra infrared wavelengths, then these images — showing signatures of features on Venus’ surface — may have revealed a previously unknown “window” through the Venusian atmosphere.

    “Either way,” Vourlidas said, “some exciting science opportunities await us.””

  48. February 25, 2021 at 12:57 pm

    “Lengthy List Of Questions Only Grows…”
    “Rachel Maddow runs through some of the outstanding questions about the pro-Trump riot at the Capitol on January 6th and what investigators have learned about the people involved.”

  49. 86 jer44
    February 25, 2021 at 4:48 pm

    • 87 No Child Left Behind
      February 25, 2021 at 5:02 pm

      I don’t believe he knows the difference between wishful thinking and truth, i.e. win by a landslide and lose big time. So, under oath or not, it will be the perennial lies.

  50. 88 jer44
    February 25, 2021 at 4:51 pm

  51. February 25, 2021 at 5:03 pm

    President Biden:
    Supply Chain Executive Order.
    (Feb 24)

    “The order I’m about to sign does two things. First, the order is a 100 day review of four vital products, semiconductors, one, key minerals and materials like rare earth that are used to make everything from harder steel to airplanes, three, pharmaceuticals and their ingredients, four, advanced batteries like the ones using electric vehicles. There’s strong bipartisan support after fast reviews of these four areas, because they’re essential to protecting and strengthening American competitiveness.

    Second, this order initiates a longterm review of the industry basis of six sectors of our overall economy over the next year. These reviews will identify policy recommendations to fortify our supply chains at every step, and critically to start implementing those recommendations right away. We’re not going to wait for you to be completed before you start closing the existing gaps. And as we implement this work, my administration will draw on a full range of American talent, including labor and industry leaders, policy experts, scientists, farmers, engineers, to get their input.”


  52. 90 vcprezofan2
    February 25, 2021 at 5:31 pm

    Hi! We’ve made it through February, almost, and I must say that I’ve had no incidents of apprehensions re governance. Ain’t that sweet? Continued wishes for a ‘Happy 2021’ to everyone.

    • 91 vcprezofan2
      February 25, 2021 at 5:34 pm

      • 92 vcprezofan2
        February 25, 2021 at 6:23 pm

        Sigh! I wonder who I thought needed to see this so many times?

        Sorry, folks. I don’t know what’s the matter with my thought processes, or my online actions, these days. It’s one of the reasons I generally keep sooo quiet most of the time now.

    • February 25, 2021 at 5:55 pm

      vcprezofan2….yes we have the Prez, the VP, and the party to be proud of.

  53. February 25, 2021 at 5:45 pm

    Congresswoman Jayapal:
    “talks with Maddow about the overwhelming popularity among American voters of all political stripes of raising the federal minimum wage to $15, and the need for Democrats to show they can get these important things done when they hold power in Washington, D.C.”

    • February 26, 2021 at 8:38 am

      This line of thought does not speak to the fact that the GOP does not care about how many Americans support anything…aka background checks…because their voters vote for them anyway…aka 2020 elections…the issue remains for them…if you are thrashing those blk folks over there>>…that even if i have substandard wages…I am OK..

  54. 96 pkayden
    February 25, 2021 at 7:28 pm

  55. 97 jer44
    February 25, 2021 at 8:12 pm

  56. 98 vcprezofan2
    February 25, 2021 at 8:51 pm

    Have you folks seen this TikTok yet?

  57. 100 jer44
    February 25, 2021 at 10:26 pm

  58. 101 jacquelineoboomer
    February 25, 2021 at 11:01 pm

  59. 102 Dudette
    February 26, 2021 at 1:01 am

    Casting news for The First Lady anthology series! I’m looking forward to this!

  60. 104 jacquelineoboomer
    February 26, 2021 at 1:10 am

  61. 105 No Child Left Behind
    February 26, 2021 at 10:01 am

    Happy Friday TODVille!

    Good Morning.

  62. February 26, 2021 at 10:12 am

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