In 1913 Johnson was charged under the Mann Act with transporting a prostitute across state lines. Contemplating the all-white jury, the boxer told his lawyer: “Eleven of those men are for life conviction, and the other is for hanging before hearing the evidence.” … [Read more...] about Donald Trump ‘considering full pardon’ of Jack Johnson – thanks to Sylvester Stallone
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Now, the assumption here is that disproportional responses are acceptable. "Oh, if you attack me by pointing out my hair is a little funny I'm going to go after you a hammer and tong. I'm going to criticize everything about you," and the fact is that Donald doesn't wait to be attacked before he does. He loves the attention so much that he'll do something like tweet about (the now 83-year-old actress) Kim Novak's appearance when she gave out an award at the Oscars. … [Read more...] about Who is Donald Trump?
Biden’s standing in Florida, arguably the most important state in the entire race, illustrates both the promise and pitfalls of this approach. Steve Schale, a strategist who works for Democrats in the state (including a pro-Biden super PAC), says Biden is seeing stronger support from college-educated white voters and even non-college-educated women than Clinton did, while his backing among Florida’s Hispanics has lagged. Winning Florida, Schale explains, will come down to places like Pasco County, an exurban swath of land north of Tampa that’s home to more than half a million people and hasn’t gone for a Democratic presidential contender since Al Gore in 2000. Biden almost certainly won’t win Pasco; it’s a matter of narrowing the margin of defeat. Barack Obama lost Pasco by 8,000 votes in 2008 and 14,000 in 2012; Clinton lost by 52,000. “In a place like Pasco, do we get back to what Obama did? No,” Schale says. “But if we get back … [Read more...] about How Far Will Donald Trump Go to Win?
But here's the thing. Don't contact me to talk about or celebrate the Girls if in your heart you're fine with Trump telling the world that I as an LGBTQ person, or my loved ones as immigrants, are less than equal. Don't write me an email if you're fine with him sabotaging the United States Postal Service in order to sabotage the vote. Don't tell me how you enjoyed watching the Girls with your grandma if you're fine with a President who, rather than confront a pandemic that is disproportionately killing the elderly, has waved away the deaths of more than 192,000 Americans and counting with the phrase, "It is what it is." … [Read more...] about How ‘The Golden Girls’ would handle Donald Trump
'It's still frustrating to know that people are always going to test you and always just gonna try and debunk you,' he told NBC. 'That's what I'm trying to wrap my head around now, from them saying that I'm fake and all this stuff, and I reported it when it was news that was brought to me, it was information that was brought to me that was already reported. So I was just kind of following suit.' … [Read more...] about Bubba Wallace accuses Donald Trump of ‘HATE’ for demanding he ‘apologize’ for ‘hoax’ of noose discovery which rocked NASCAR and says: ‘Always deal with the hate being thrown at you with LOVE’