Books

Dan Pfeiffer: Un-Trumping America

February 19, 2020 PMSwithESP

The GOP Doesn’t Need Trump—It’s Already Rigged the System The Daily Beast featured an excerpt from a new book by Dan Pfeiffer, detailing how the GOP has put their thumb on the scales of democracy. MORE

Music

Valentine’s Day: Music Thread

February 10, 2020 Clancy

“Give me some music; music, moody foodOf us that trade in love.”(William Shakespeare, Antony and Cleopatra) One of my favorite music sites is NPR, so I’m borrowing a music theme they posted last year for MORE

Entertainment

The NH Democratic Debate SNL style

February 9, 2020 Ms. G

2020 Democratic presidential candidates Tom Steyer (Pete Davidson), Amy Klobuchar (Rachel Dratch), Elizabeth Warren (Kate McKinnon), Joe Biden (Jason Sudeikis), Bernie Sanders (Larry David), Pete Buttigieg (Colin Jost) and Andrew Yang (Bowen Yang) face off MORE

Celebrity Death Watch

Actor Kirk Douglas Dies at 103

February 5, 2020 Ms. G

“It is with tremendous sadness that my brothers and I announce that Kirk Douglas left us today at the age of 103,” son Michael Douglas wrote on his Instagram account. “To the world, he was a legend, an MORE

Entertainment

Curb Your Enthusiasm S10 Ep1:

January 25, 2020 Community Submission

After 9 seasons released periodically over nearly two decades, the long wait for SE10 of Curb Your Enthusiasm was impressive, to say the least.  Larry David ‘et al’s ‘ ability to indulge in social faux MORE