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Monday Night Jam: Trio Subtonic: "El Temblor"

YouTube Pre-order "Fiction" - Galen Clark - composer/keys Bill Athens - bass Russ Kleiner - drums Scott Bergstrom - engineer/mixing John Schimpf - mastering Kevin Hanzlik - video/editing

Trump Team "Frustrated" That He Didn't Benefit Politically From the Orlando Attack

Credit: DonkeyHotey There's a telling -- and rather sickening -- detail in this Bloomberg article on Trump's advisers trying to figure out a strategy to overcome Trump's negative polling; apparently his team was upset and frustratedShow More Summary

A Creepy Horror Short: You Are Awake

Vimeo Directed and photographed by Pedro Martín-Calero Written by Daniel Remón, Joe Rosen and Pedro Martín-Calero Edited by Sacha Szwarc Music by Olivier Arson Art direction and costume by Jose Tirado Executive Producer Paul Weston Produced by Joao Daponte and Corin Taylor Produced by Colonel Blimp

Sheer Beauty: Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis HQ

YouTube Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a theme of Thomas Tallis. The BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Andrew Davis at Gloucester Cathedral, where in 1910, it was played and conducted for the first time by composer Ralph Vaughan Williams. This is possibly the finest ever performance of this most beautiful piece.

Pictures From a Racist Exhibition: Donald Trump in Houston

In case you needed a reminder about the kind of people who are going to vote for Donald Trump in November, from his rally tonight in Houston. Trump-themed confederate flag at the rally in Houston — Jim Dalrymple...Show More Summary

The People Who Stand With Omar Mateen

Amidst all the accusations and counter-accusations, after the pain and tears, we are now starting to get down to the core issues behind Sunday's massacre in Orlando: Fundamentalist religious hatred of Teh Ghey Disgruntled loser with history of violence Twisted aspiration to "be part of something bigger" Easy access to military-grade firearms So yeah. Show More Summary

New Music From Peter Gabriel: "I'm Amazing"

YouTube Here's a great new song from Peter Gabriel; dare we hope that this means a full album is on the way? It's been a long time coming. The new track I’m Amazing is now available on: iTunes - Spotify -...Show More Summary

Neo-Nazi Arrested on Long Island With Weapons Cache and Bomb-Making Instructions

Suffolk County Police Department The New York Times reports on a non-Muslim who was apparently preparing for ultra-violence. YAPHANK, N.Y. — A Long Island man was arrested on weapons charges on Thursday after police officers found assault...Show More Summary

Trump's Post-Election Scam Revealed: "Trump TV"

GrAl / Vanity Fair's Sarah Ellison reports that Donald Trump has already figured out what he'll do after losing the presidential election: Is Donald Trump’s Endgame the Launch of Trump News? Trump is indeed considering...Show More Summary

Pat Robertson: Gays and Islamists Are Allies, "Let Them Kill Themselves"

YouTube YouTube The true colors of the religious right didn't take long to show, after the horrific attack on a gay club in Orlando. Today, Pat Robertson dispenses with the phony sympathy altogether, and says gays and Islamists are allies,...Show More Summary

Paul Ryan Threatens to Sue Donald Trump Over His Bizarre Anti-Muslim Immigration Ban

You just gotta look at this and marvel at how insane the Republican presidential race has become. The GOP Speaker of the House is now talking about suing their own presumptive nominee over his bizarre, openly bigoted plan to ban Muslim immigration. Show More Summary

Thursday Power Restoration Jam: Lucy Woodward, "Kiss Me Mister Histrionics"

YouTube At last my electrical junk is working again! A maintenance outage robbed me of my power today, but now it's back! Back, I say! Moo hahahaha! So while I get things back in order, here's a great new video from Lucy Woodward, one of the artists working with Snarky Puppy's GroundUP Music.

Trump Tweets Debunked Breitbart "News" Conspiracy Theory That Obama Supports ISIS

After being severely criticized even by top officials in his own party for suggesting President Obama is in league with ISIS, today Donald Trump did what he always does in these cases -- he doubled down, repeated the claim and took it...Show More Summary

Video: President Obama Destroys the Absurd Conservative Talking Point About "Radical Islam"

YouTube I've been making the point frequently at LGF and on Twitter and Facebook that the insistence by many conservatives -- including Donald Trump, of course -- that President Obama has to say the magic words "radical Islam" or we'll never be able to defeat ISIS is a talking point so ridiculous and stupid it's amazing anyone actually falls for it. Show More Summary

Donald Trump's Poll Numbers Are Plummeting Fast, and He's Taking the GOP With Him

The latest poll numbers are an absolute disaster for Donald Trump -- and for the Republican Party in general. Just 32 percent of Americans view the Republican Party favorably as it prepares to formally nominate Donald Trump for president, the...Show More Summary

The Bob & Chez Show: Orlando Today's program from our podcasting affiliate, The Bob & Chez Show: Orlando: We get serious and discuss the gun massacre in Orlando for the hour; Trump's horrifying response; TheShow More Summary

Video: Donald Trump Accuses US Soldiers of Looting Iraq, And It Isn't the First Time

YouTube Just unreal. What can anyone say at this point? And this is the same guy who constantly asserts that the US should have taken Iraq's oil. UPDATE at 6/14/16 7:11:34 pm by Charles Johnson This isn't the first time Trump has accused...Show More Summary

Monday Night Jam: Mark Lettieri, "Everybody Wants to Rule the World"

YouTube This cover of the now-classic Tears For Fears song is so good, with electric guitar and pedal steel trading off on the melody. iTunes: Bandcamp: From the album Spark...Show More Summary

Donald Trump Implies President Obama Is Connected to the Orlando Attack

Donald Trump's latest insanity is a direct appeal to the conspiracy-minded right wing base, the kind of people who post comments at Breitbart "News." In an interview with Fox News, Trump strongly implied that President Obama either condones...Show More Summary

Sunday Jazz: Mark Lettieri, "Goonsquad"

YouTube Here's some good music from guitarist Mark Lettieri, to soothe the soul after a very bad day of news. iTunes: Bandcamp: From the album Spark and Echo, on RopeadopeShow More Summary

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