Public Service Announcement – Know Your Parasites

It’s especially important during this ‘extended Government Partial Shutdown’ that Media Publishers, large and small, pick up the slack left by an idle government and do their part to continue to inform the American public about the perils of parasite infestations wherever they might occur. Today’s PSA covers the Greater Washington D.C. and Beltway area. Be vigilant.  And be safe out there!

Thanks Anon in MT


Pelosi Faces Challenge – What Does Ocasio-Cortez Think

The Washington Post reports that, “Pelosi faces daunting challenge in speaker’s bid as Democratic foes stand firm.”  We were curious as to what the newest, youngest and lately,  most quoted member of the New Democratic Caucus thought about Nancy’s chances to be Speaker of the House.  As it turns out, Ms. Ocasio-Cortez thinks about a lot of things….

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday faced solid opposition from at least 17 Democrats and encountered a significant bloc of undecided women in her bid for speaker, setting the stage for an intense battle over who will ascend to one of the most powerful positions in Washington.

After a campaign in which some Democrats prevailed in competitive districts by promising to oppose her, a coalition of incumbents and newly elected members have denied her a smooth path to the speakership. Those ranks could swell as more races are called.

Random deep thoughts by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: