Friday Night Open Thread

It’s the weekend! Happy dance!

Of course, weekends means sports. Well, there are some sports that play through the week. I mean, there’s baseball, right? Great sport. My team sucks.

Still, we like sports.

[The YouTube]

It’s Friday Night Open Thread. That means you don’t have to talk about sports. You pick the topic. Or topics. Lots and lots of topics. But you can talk about sports if you want. Or tell a joke. Or share a link. Or anything.

Who wants to start?

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Just Wondering How Many Liberals Watched This and Cheered

North Korean state TV put on a musical show to mark the birthday of founding father Kim Il Sung, which ended with a mock-up video of missiles engulfing the United States in flames.

Don’t bother to watch it. It’s just a cheap ripoff of the American version that was set in Syria.

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Like a Useful, Minimalist, Iron Man Glove

[Submitted by Anonymiss of Nuking Politics (High Praise!)]

[Robotic glove for people with limited hand function] (Viewer #190)

It tickles the warm fuzzy part of my heart that this thing exists, and is capable of increasing the liberty and independence of people who are disavantaged through no character flaw of their own. I also like the elegance of the design. It solves the problem with not a single piece or part that’s not functional.

Although I imagine they’ll eventually make it more decorative for end-user consumption.

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Link of the Day: Somehow I Missed This Story Back in January

(Via the Hollywood Reporter)

(Content Warning: Trump is photoshopped making rude hand gestures in some of the pictures)

Inauguration: Street Artist Targets Hollywood Anti-Trumpers With ’24’ Spoof Posters

Full disclosure: Generally speaking, I don’t care much for “street artists”. They’re technically vandals, and if they get arrested while doing “street art”, I have no problem with their fines & jail time.

That said, I like his work. Just not how chooses to post it without the permission of the owners of the property he displays it on.

[Think you have a link that’s IMAO-worthy? Send it to harvolson@gmail.com. If I use your link, you will receive High Praise! (assuming you remember to put your name in the email)]

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And Yet Somehow Hillary STILL Isn’t President

The Berkeley City Council passed a five-page resolution calling for President Trump to be impeached.

Or, as the Arabs would say “the dogs bark, but the caravan moves on”.

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Liberals: Short Version

[High Praise! to Freedom Is Just Another Word]

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Straight Line of the Day: Hollywood’s Planning to Make a Movie About Trump Called…

Works like this: I feed you Moon Nukers a straight line, and you hit me with a punch line in the comments.

Hollywood’s planning to make a movie about Trump called…

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The Illustrated Frank J: So Far, That Last Thing Is Actually Working Pretty Good

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Or Possibly a YouTube Video

A new study shows that, more than ever, Americans are stressed, depressed, and anxiety-ridden.

Also, MSNBC’s ratings are up. Not sure which is cause & which is effect.

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Cartoon of the Day – Devil


[A.F. Branco]

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