I want to get as much rest as I can this weekend. Tomorrow is shower and housework day. Monday is the Fourth. Tuesday is break in a new home health aide day. Wednesday is a two hour appointment to evaluate my residual vision. Thursday is grocery delivery day, and Friday is Physical Therapy day. So I’ll be scarce next week.
Jig Zone Puzzle:
Today’s took me 4:13 (average 5:25). To do it, click here. How did you do?
From Daily Kos: here is doing the good deed of calling U.S. Congress members to voice concerns—and then, there is doing that good deed while videotaping your calls. One woman named “Heather Calling” has decided to do both as she tries to get answers on why Republican lawmakers are doing nothing to stop the epidemic of gun deaths in America. You can subscribe to Heather Callings’ YouTube channel here.
In this first video, Heather Calling places a call to the office of Senator Mitch McConnell…
Sorry Heather, but Bought Bitch Mitch is not for sale to folks like us. He’s already bought and paid for by the 1%.
From NY Times: Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter on Thursday removed one of the final barriers to military service by lifting the Pentagon’s ban on transgender people serving openly in the armed forces.
“Effective immediately, transgender Americans may serve openly,” Mr. Carter said. “They can no longer be discharged or otherwise separated from the military just for being transgender.”
Kudos to the Obama Administration.
From Media Matters: Laura Ingraham Suggests People Wear Diapers Rather Than Share Bathrooms With Transgender People
I strongly suspect that Ingraham already wears adult diapers, as she clearly lacks the maturity to coexist.