Blog Profile / Little Green Footballs


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Archived Since:February 7, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Excellent News: Supreme Court Affirms NC Racial Gerrymandering Case

We have a bit of potentially excellent news for the 2018 midterm election, as the Supreme Court affirms that the Republican Party in North Carolina deliberately used gerrymandering to marginalize black voters in North Carolina. The congressional map they put together in 2011 is now invalid. The Supreme Court has issued this 5-3 opinion in Cooper v. Show More Summary

Another Amazing New Acoustic Guitarist: Matt Thomas, "Incomplete Dominant Traits"

There must be a factory somewhere churning out these amazing new acoustic guitarists that keep turning up every other week. Here's a truly beautiful piece by Matt Thomas, the latest model. Pure finger-picking virtuosity. 'IncompleteShow More Summary

And Now, a Song About Twitter in the Era of the Trump Horror, by Chris Thile's All-Star Band: "Feedback Loop"

Chris Thile (with Sara Watkins, Jerry Douglas, Rich Dworsky, Chris Eldridge, Alan Hampton, and Ted Poor) sings the Song of the Week for our May 20, 2017 broadcast, "Feedback Loop" https://www.prairiehome.org/shows/55889

And Now, a Joyful Video by Sergio Altamura Featuring the Masaka Kids: "Africa"

Sergio Altamura : Acoustic Guitars, Lap Steel Guitar, Synth, Programming Maria Pansini : Video Editing Masaka Kids: Camera Operator Masaka Kids Africana sponsored children have gone through some of the worst experiences a child could face. Show More Summary

A History Lesson From Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers: "The Black Rats of London"

Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers performing "Black Rats Of London" on September 28, 2016 in Portland, OR. Enjoy downloads from other live shows at http://brucehornsbylive.com/ and view upcoming tour dates at http://www.brucehornsby.com/tour In...Show More Summary

Stephen Colbert: Trump's Gone... Party at the White House!

With any luck, he'll stay over there. Maybe in Switzerland. Or how about Russia? The slightest bow from Trump as he receives a medal. Conservatives were not happy when Obama did the same in 2009.pic.twitter.com/vhameucQdk — Alexi McCammond (@leximccammond) May 20, 2017 ReplyReply w/ QuoteRetweetVideo

And Now, a Jaw-Dropping Performance by Brazilian Musician Danilo Brito: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Danilo Brito is the first mandolin player I've seen who's on the same level of technique and fire and style as Chris Thile. Absolutely amazing playing here. Tom Cole | May 12, 2017 — After four chords, the notes start to fly — Danilo...Show More Summary

And Now, a Very Fun(ky) Short Song From Louis Cole: "Blimp"

While we wait for Donald Trump's plane to land so he can disembark (gingerly) and cut loose with whatever bad craziness he's been storing up during the flight, here's a very funky short song from Louis Cole. buy this song: https://louiscole.bandcamp.com/track/blimp follow...Show More Summary

Wow: Trump Told Russians That Firing 'Nut Job' Comey Eased Pressure From Investigation

Image credit: Russian Foreign Ministry And now we have some more stunning news about Donald Trump's reckless behavior from the New York Times: Trump Told Russians That Firing ‘Nut Job’ Comey Eased Pressure From Investigation. WASHINGTON — President Trump told Russian officials in the Oval Office this month that firing the F.B.I. Show More Summary

White Supremacist Group Sends Mass Emails Promoting Tennessee Conference at Montgomery Bell State Park

There are basically two forms of white supremacism in the United States. There are the skinheads and neo-Nazis pictured above, the ugly face of overt hatred. And then there are pseudo-intellectual apologists for the neo-Nazis. Guys who...Show More Summary

The Bob Cesca Show: Putin Pays Trump

http://bobcesca.com/podcast/051817/BCS_051817.mp3?_=1 Today's program from our podcasting affiliate, The Bob Cesca Show: Putin Pays Trump: Feminazi Kimberley A. Johnson is here today; It's Thuggish Thursday at the White House; RogerShow More Summary

Trump Sent Message to Flynn as He Was Being Investigated: "Stay Strong"

The big news keeps coming, and it's all bad for Pumpkin Pinochet. The Trump transition team knew Michael Flynn was under investigation weeks before the inauguration, which makes a liar out of Mike Pence, since he was in charge of the...Show More Summary

Acoustic Guitar Virtuoso Antoine Dufour: "Overlay"

'Back & Forth' available in high resolution studio masters, CDs, LPs, Mp3s, & Guitar Tab format at http://www.candyrat.com/artists/antoinedufour/ Buy/Listen: itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/back-forth/id1215984322 Apple Music:...Show More Summary

The Bob Cesca Show: Tyranny Tuesday

http://bobcesca.com/podcast/051617/BCS_051617.mp3?_=1 Today's program from our podcasting affiliate, The Bob Cesca Show: Tyranny Tuesday: The great Buzz Burbank is here today; Trump reveals highly classified code word intelligence to...Show More Summary

Big News! Department of Justice Appoints Special Counsel in Russian Election Interference

Donald Trump yukks it up with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak in the Oval Office (Credit: Russian news service TASS) OK, this is now officially a very serious matter, as the Department of Justice appoints former FBI director Robert...Show More Summary

Existence of Comey Memo About Trump Asking Him to Drop the Flynn Investigation Is Confirmed

The drums of impeachment are getting louder, as the existence of James Comey's memo is confirmed, describing Donald Trump's request for him to drop the investigation into Michael Flynn's dealings with Russia. Several media outlets, including The Post, quickly confirmed the existence of these notes. Show More Summary

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