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Archives: November 22, 2013

the worst is true: MA teacher raped before being murdered by 14 year old student

CWA Commends Leader Reid and Democratic Senators Who Voted to End Gridlock in U.S. Senate

Founder of Blackwater will have a shocking Benghazi claim on

Three women pass Marine ‘grunt’ test, but Corps holds off on letting them in infantry

‘November 22, 1963’


Group wants end of N-word in NFL

Suck an egg, Mitch!

Only someone from Faux news would "pretend" to be homeless, & pass on an ignorant message to viewers

So, an update....

Beware the Jury Duty Scam and tell all the old people you know

Half of all Judicial appointments EVER filibustered were President Obama's

Nuclear reaction roundup: 'Murdered by Harry Reid' and other stories

How the GOP Is Literally Killing Its Voters

Happy 73rd Birthday Dr. John

ALRB issues ruling to implement UFW contract; Gerawan refuses to comply

EIGHT house committees are going to investigate the Affordable Care Act

The gutting of the Senate filibuster is a huge victory for progressives.

Are You Smart Enough to Be a Citizen? Take Our Quiz

Yecch... the smell of burning fat saturated with Oxy and cheap cologne.

Does your family have 'weird' foods? A few of mine.

Just wanted to thank you all again for your help and support.

Eugene Robinson: Democrats were forced to go ‘nuclear’ at last

14 is just too young. I can't accept throwing away the key on children

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 22 November 2013

trey radel, hip hop cocaine snorting tea party /republican favorite....

Kittens die from illness after being thrown onto freeway in Davis County

Don't be fooled the Republicans absolutely wanted the Dems to side step filibuster.

A while later, he says, "If I can touch you, I can kill you."

"Democracy Returns to the Senate"

Graphic showing the filibuster of Obama's nominees compared to other president's.

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug An IMAX 3D Experience (locally sold out 1st 2 days)

Fox News Chastises People For Giving To The Homeless: ‘You’re An Enabler’

A Global Ban on Left-Wing Politics

Did you know that you cannot legally visit Canada if you have a prior DUI conviction?

The day before the Kennedy Assassination. The Beatles from England.

Watch: "JFK: The Final Hours. A National Geographic Documentary"

Miami gardens store video catches cops in the wrong.

What's with the Conservative love for JFK all of the sudden?

Senate Nuke-ening


A Leonard Cohen song tonight in honor of Harry Reid. I love the country...

The U.S. Senate is now on vacation break until December 9th

I need help with this ACA story.

Bircher/Tea Party Strib Editorial

McDonalds Sucks!

#GayPropaganda - "The Scream" - Stand with LGBT Russia

Nothing says "I love you" like....

Claim of Fewer Tesla Fires Questioned in MIT Report

Are temps falling in your area yet?

Are there ANY news stories about people getting insurance (Medicaid or exchange) for the first time?

Portuguese police stage rowdy Parliament protest

"Mayor 1%" Rahm Emanuel vs. The 99% pt.1

How to Avoid a ‘Big Mac’ Heart Attack

With the filibuster on nominees eliminated, beware the "blue slip rule."

Mysterious light spotted in skies over Portland


El Niño may make 2014 the world’s hottest year yet

"Moose-eating shark rescued in Newfoundland" CBC

Why I support the filibuster change and accepting how DC works

Scott Walker's latest scam: Time travel

Police union files challenge to city's decision denying some benefits to same-sex spouses

To Sens. Carl Levin of Michigan, Mark Pryor of Arkansas and Joe Manchin of West Virginia.......

Rebel Attack on Syrian Base Kills At Least 150 Troops

The Walking Dead - huge spoilers revealed in New Zealand & Brazilian promos

Has MFM been in the Portland area recently?

The Confidence Fairy and Gnome, Debunked

NY Times article exposes right wing propaganda Machine...

NASA and Planetary Resources Sign Agreement to Crowdsource Asteroid Detection

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseeker Check In!! A Poem from Lynnette

America under the Gun: A Special Report in Mother Jones

Now to replace those Reagan Judges

Kennedy was killed by CIA, Mafia, Castro, LBJ, Teamsters and Freemasons......

Has Faux News went into complete meltdown yet???

Bishop Paprocki stages exorcism as gay marriage becomes law-begone Satan........

Alabama Republican Introduces Bill to Eliminate Overtime Pay

Will S.F. mayor become ambassador to China?

The Republicans In-Action finally Creates Jobs, Jobs, Jobs!!!

I'm not sayin...or maybe I am

Great New Yorker story about the Google Self Driving Car project.......

Listen to This Chilling Audio as Crowd at Boston Symphony Learns President Kennedy Is Dead

Rachel Maddow - OK gov cuts benefits to deny military gays

Here's Every Argument You'll Need To Win Your Obamacare Debate This Thanksgiving

sometimes family stories of Indian ancestry are totally wrong

Rachel Maddow - This is why Democrats want Warren to run

Had A Conversation With Covered CA/MediCal Tonight - Very Encouraging

Mayor Says He’ll Leave de Blasio No Deficit

With all the conspiracy theories surrounding JFK assassination

New Report Shows Florida Cities Are Providing LGBT Protections Not In State Law

California: 10K a day applying for Obamacare

So, now that John Bohner is enrolled in the ACA, is it still horrible for the rest of us???

I asked my "newly minted" 15-year-old son what he thought about the Philip Chism case...

Utah attorney general announces resignation

First 3 female Marines complete infantry training

Report: 'Company Behind Troubled Obamacare Website Donated Heavily To Republicans In 2012'

Spooky Business : Corporate Espionage Against Nonprofit Organizations

The Republicans are right. Giving them subsidies is just enabling bad behaviour.

The Doctor does Dickens...

Venezuelan President Makes Use of Decree Powers

So, my daughter is thinking about coming home

"... woman's place is in the house ... "

Fox News Pundit Says End Of Judicial Filibuster Could Lead To ‘Military Coup’

Fox News Pundit Says End Of Judicial Filibuster Could Lead To ‘Military Coup’

Who else remembers that day? I was 8 years old. It was a sad, confusing, frightening day.

Volcano raises new island far south of Japan (dial-up warning large picture)

What's your preferred genre of TV

Oh Freude... Ode to Joy. We went Nuclear today.

George Zimmerman's Estranged Wife: He's 'Like A Ticking Time Bomb'

Stop talking about the assassination for a moment. Raise a glass.....light a candle!

Mary Cheney Isn't Supporting Sister Liz for Senate

Draft of Anti-Spying UN Resolution Weakened to Suit US, UK

Florida cops told woman she would be ‘made miserable’ if she pursued rape charges against athlete.

What up brothers & sisters?!?

What can be do with someone this disgusting???

Senator Boxer Says Records Possibly Missing On San Onofre

LOL My husband was listening to NPR today...

Experts: fix needs more time, money

Partisan Fever in Senate Likely to Rise.

Iran nuke talk issues: Enrichment, sanctions

Im All Signed Up For The ACA Now

I have a theory that sensory overload can temporarily relieve depression and anxiety...

Jon Stewart Surveys the Nuclear Fallout: Filibuster Change the 'Hiroshima of Voting!' - video link

Older hill aides shocked by Obamacare prices

Can someone report this "Christian" nutcase to Secret Service or FBI?

Boxer slams nuke regulator's 'intimidation'


Treason: Jack Kennedy

A Facebook posting of mine on the triggering of the "nuclear option"

California Health Exchange Rejects Obamacare 'Fix'

Now, This is History that I Would Like to Repeat (aka: Hindsight is 20/20)

Sarah Palin was within 25 miles of me, and I didn't even know!!!

Fukushima: Progress is nice

Information for your Thanksgiving Dinner Conversation with your R family members =

Which fossil fuel companies are most responsible for climate change? – interactive

Reason behind Marijuana Shops in Colorado:

NEW: VA Offers Dental Insurance Program

We Really NEED to get over this =

Wen Dems were in the minority in the Senate, they didn't have the guts to filibuster anything

Latvia launches inquiry into deadly Riga store collapse

Ecuador launches second nano-satellite

as the year comes to a close ...

Happy XBOX ONE Day!

Michael Parenti - The JFK assassination, strange accounts

Erich Leinsdorf Nov. 22, 1963--plays Funeral March from Beethoven's Third.


Insurers restricting choice of doctors and hospitals to keep costs down

Liberals and violent porn and rape simulation

What is important of late on Yahoo News...

President Obama orders flags lowered on Kennedy anniversary

'Monster' cosmic blast zipped harmlessly by Earth

Reuben Senterfitt, who redefined role of Texas House speaker, dies at 96

Man Leaves $250,000 and Home to Cats, Not Relatives

This should shut the mouths of Republicans incensed by Nuclear Option..

George W. Bush joins Hague prisoners for lunch

Evolution debate again engulfs Texas Board of Ed

Texas education board approves compromise on Algebra II requirement

Sticking Points Hold Up Iran Nuclear Talks

what is this "Hip Hop Republican" thing ?

Those who remember November 22, 1963: what do you remember? Where were you?

Family Finds Rare Color Film Footage of JFK in W.Va. Attic

Thousands protest against tough new official secrets law in Japan

VIDEO : Quand JFK protégeait le premier étudiant noir du Mississippi

Viva Venezuela: Fighting for Socialism (full documentary)

Quickstop owner installs video cameras to protect his customers and employees from the police:

Dana Milbank- Irredeemable Asshole: The Democrats’ naked power grab

Cranberry Relish

Potential 2016 contender Marco Rubio urges an interventionist foreign policy

I don't think Zimmerman really intended to kill Trayvon.

LOL! Reid calls out McConnell

Epic Doctor Who Google Doodle Today!

Illinois: DNR Brings Down Big Cat Spotted By Ill. Farmers

CIA drone strikes Militant Seminary in Pakistan Proper, Killing 6 (Ross)

Wisconsin: Where legislators choose their voters rather than voters choosing their legislators

How We the People can Stop Climate Change through Disinvestment (Gitlin)

Mass Federal Raids on Colorado Pot Hint at a Crackdown Pattern

Cut the Bloated, Destructive Defense Budget so that People Can Eat and Have Roofs Over their Heads

Filthy Rich CEOs Are Lobbying to Cut Medicare, Social Security and Push the Retirement Age Back

Whatever happened to Japanese electronics?

Find something to be happy about today (Friday Nov 22, 2013)

The democratic occupation of Afghanistan

kind of enjoyable watching morning joe

White House blocks access to Obama events, news groups say

Is any of the media talking about the newly discovered rethug playbook

Muffled Drums

Vermont Approves Single-Payer Health Care: ‘Everybody in, nobody out’


The Rude Pundit: In Brief: Oh, Shut the Fuck Up on the Filibuster, GOP

Socialist Seattle City Council member defends accusing Boeing of ‘economic terrorism’

An Apolitical Virus: Strife Fuels Polio's Return to Middle East

This is your brain on poverty: Sanders and Warren probe insidious consequences of being poor

What's for Dinner? ~ Friday Nov 22nd

Sunken Sub: German WWII U-Boat Found Near Indonesia

Thought this was ironic, sort of funny...

Aldous Huxley: Prophet of our brave new digital dystopia

Friday TOON Roundup 1: 50 years of loss

Friday TOON Roundup 2: GOP and ACA

Friday TOON Roundup 3: The Rest

After 37-day delay, cancer patient gets insurance

This is rich, Jon Stewart on turtle mans response to the nuclear option.

Polygamy is usually the horror story rhetorical end

JFK Programming Runs the Gamut, But Is It Too Much? (Analysis)

Insurers to pay doctors 30-40% less under exchange plans.

"JFK: 50 Years Later" debuts at 6:00 am ET on Friday, Nov 22 - Mon Nov 25 channel 108!

The Elections during 2014 are super important now!

Listening Sector: Berlin Makes Easy Target for Spies

50 years ago we lost Camelot and a lot more (sp :-) )

Near Zero: ECB Interest Rate Cuts Hit Savings Hard

Financial Reform Is About to Catch a Second Wind And Elizabeth Warren is ready to ride it

Why Is Preventive Care So Anxiety-Inducing?

Paul Krugman-Expanding Social Security

Filibuster question ...

Richard Sprague on the HSCA

"Dear Amy, My 17-year-old son won't listen to reason and stop being gay"

Cheap But Imperfect: Can Geoengineering Slow Climate Change?

A woman who fantasizes about rape doesn't want to be raped, but a man that does, wants to rape?

Syrian Nun Seen as Threat to War Resistance

Fracking without freshwater at a west Texas oilfield

Will Howard Dean Pinch-Hit For Elizabeth Warren In 2016?

Pigs, plants, or coconuts? Filipino farmers weigh trade-offs

Nitrous oxide emissions could double by 2050 -UNEP

LG looking into claim smart TVs grab user data

Lobbyists are selling filibusters to Republicans (and Mary Landrieu)

Vice chairman? Downfall of ex-bank boss grips UK

The Quest to End the Flu

Weekend Economists Go Full Tin Hat November 22-24, 2013

FEC: Tea Party May Not Shield Donors

Oh for chrissake! That idiot James Hansen is at it again!!!!

Your Job, Their Data: The Most Important Untold Story About the Future

I don't think I'm the only one.

Mistaken airport landing could have put dent in Boeing Dreamliner production

What Will Be Your Environmental Legacy?

After the ICU: What Does It Mean to Be 'Okay'?

Delicious! U.S. Unveils Letters Insurers Must Send About Health Plans

What do you think your state will look like 10 years hence?

Cop’s History an Issue in Toy-Gun Slaying

What does LOCAL INTERNET OUT mean on a picture description?

Are there conspiracies to bring down the Obama Presidency?

These members of Congress are bankrolled by the fracking industry

BP sends more drilling rigs to the Gulf of Mexico than ever before

GOP May Be About To Fold In Protracted Food Stamp Fight

Outrage Du Jour: Man Accused of "Gay Handshake" Stands Trial in Dubai

Hillary Clinton: Voters Will Resolve Washington Gridlock

Women at Work: Gender Inequality to Strike

The three anti-environmental bills that are wasting Congress’ time

Cal lecturer's email to students goes viral: "Why I am not cancelling class tomorrow"

Trent Lott, 'Nuclear Option' Coiner, Says Idea Was A Mistake

Norm Ornstein: Republicans Forced Reid's Hand On The Nuclear Option

Fresh effort to clone extinct animal

Obama Declares Day Of Remembrance In Honor of JFK

Navy was warned of contractor in bribery case

The nuclear option has wiped the smirk off Michael Steele and Joe Scar's faces today

China 'flies first stealth drone' - reports

Bill de Blasio under fire for omitting Catholic clergy from 60-member transition team

The Biggest Surf Story of the Year - Maya Gabeira's Brush with Death

Nuke troubles run deep; key officers "burned out"

Frederick Sanger, 95, Two-Time Winner of Nobel and Pioneer in Genetics, Dies

Another important anniversary on this date

Carriers reject kill switch for stolen smartphones

Does anyone here own an inversion table? Does it really help with lower back pain?

A Small Act on the 50th Anniversary of JFK's death

Corporate Espionage and the Secret War Against Citizen Activism

A Nor'Easter Could Foil Your Thanksgiving Travel Plans

Costco Bibles Labeled 'Fiction,' Costco Apologizes

Study shows Liberals display "truly false uniqueness", Conservative display "truly false consensus"

How Wall Street is Bleeding Detroit Dry

Oprah: Old Racists 'Just Have to Die' to Further Racial Progress

Wisconsin ~ Son of Doe: Gunsmoke

"Mystery humans spiced up ancients’ sex lives"

The Texas School Board Is Having Another Crisis Over Evolution In Textbooks

En route to Sotheby’s, Bay Psalm Book traces nation’s seesaw religious history

America's Genocidal Logic at Work Again

MPAA CEO Chris Dodd Received $3.3 Million in 2012

"The United States is the LEAST racist nation on Earth."

So anyone else have a cat that's scared of storms

Peek Show:

As Inequality Grows, Swiss To Vote On Curbing Executive Pay

Rare tiny neutrinos may have huge implications for astronomy

The world cannot afford to delay drastic emissions cuts, studies show

The Ticking Time Bomb At The Bottom Of The Baltic Sea

"Early turkey!!!" . . . Please come CAPTION Fox's Rich Lowry!!!

Bailout King Wants to Challenge Jerry Brown. Good Luck With That.

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Full text: JFK's never-delivered speech from Dallas

The Inside Story of How the NFL's Plan for Its 1st Openly Gay Player Fell Apart

Militarism and Violence are So Yesterday: It's Time to Make Peace the Reality

"I've never heard bigotry sound so virtuous."

Jameis Winston Isn't The Only Problem Here: An FSU Teacher's Lament

‘No explanation’ for federal raid on Denver-area pot dealers

Workplace Climate of Retaliation at Hanford

The Republicans dared Reid to do this, and he did.

Magnus Carlsen is the new World Chess Champion

NY TIMES: Democracy Returns to the Senate

More Than 600,000 Americans Are Homeless On Any Given Night

Something real and gigantic and precious was lost that day

Moscow Patriarchate hopes Putin's Vatican visit will make Orthodox-Catholic ties stronger

Does Your Family Have A Holiday Tree?

Why’d Oswald Do It? It May All Come Down To A Party In Mexico City.

Naming Names: The 90 Companies Destroying Our Planet

The bodies on the fainting couches are stacked three deep over at the Washington Post this morning.

Republicans Refuse to Cover the Poor, Then Complain that Obamacare Isn't Covering the Poor

NYT Editorial: Democracy Returns to the Senate

A message to my classmate, June Oswald Porter. Posted on my Facebook page

A short post for the conspiracy naysayers.

How Does A Person Go From Believer To Atheist?

Good news is good for you

Are you being persecuted? - This handy chart for the holiday season helps you figure it out.


If the worst happens and we have a GOP Senate

Charles P. Pierce | The Kennedy Assassination And American Fragility

its time to stack the judiciary with liberal judges

"Now the nuclear option is a bad thing." Please come CAPTION National Review's Charles Cooke!!!!!

I believe that Oswald acted alone that day...

ACA is actually a great deal for a 64-year-old smoker with a high-stress job. Guess who!

DoD seeks plan to shut all U.S. commissaries

Vatican Unveils Frescoes In Catacombs of Priscilla = Early Women Priests ??

The Many Lessons of Nov 22. (And how Conservatives learned the wrong lesson.)

China oil pipe blast: Qingdao pipeline blast 'kills 35'

As we approach Thanksgiving, I always watch the WKRP Thanksgiving episode

Not being a star member anymore has its benefits.

Breakfast, Fort Worth, 50 years ago

Going Nuclear

He Was a Friend of Mine

100 Things You Can Say To Irritate A Republican (HUMOR)

Why Democrats Partially Nuked the Filibuster

Good news and bad news about Fukishima.........

VP Joe Biden visits fasters' tent on the Mall

Haven't heard for a couple of weeks the jobs created numbers.....

Memories of JFK From His Gay Best Friend

Reinventing The Condom With Easy-On Tabs And Beef Tendon

Anyone having a "traditional" Thanksgiving this year?

Health Law Is Dividing Republican Governors

28 years ago - North Florida's "Thanksgiving" hurricane

Papantonio: Big Pharma Gone Wild

Rachel Maddow - GOP obstruction sparks nuclear reaction

Star of Sicko Gets Affordable Health Insurance

Which is your favorite Cool Cat?

The 10 companies that pay their employees the least

Does everyone still love Jon Stewart ?

Benghazi, Benghazi, Benghazi . . .

Russia Unveils Detailed Plans To Build 21 New Nuclear Power Units By 2030

While some Travel writers might be crabby, my Tourism suspicions are confirmed with this list

Funniest Game Show Moments

Listening in from the window seat:

Norway's Army Tries To Save The World... By Going Vegetarian

The End of the Empire

So the neighbors went and got 2 pit bull pups

@SpeakerBoehner successfully signed up for #Obamacare today, despite desperately trying not to...

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. discusses JFK’s Legacy

Young Nancy Pelosi w/father and JFK

'When we grow up, we're gonna do awesome things'

New York State economy grows by 33,800 jobs over past two months

I went to Charter this morning and returned their digital receiver.

No Indian Point violations in former employee’s fudged reports

The Biggest Problem With Obamacare’s Rollout Is Being Caused Intentionally by Republicans

Several arrested in $8 million counterfeit check fraud scheme

FOX News saves a life!

Cutest Christmas Appetizer EVER !

Republicans with God-like powers

JFK On What It Means To Be A Liberal #JFK50

Can Congress Protect All Women? I-VAWA Is Gaining Backers

Excellent series of videos and articles about Quack cancer doc Stanislaw Burzynski...

Chronic Depression

Press: A little less "sad", "regret", "unfortunate" and a little more self-introspection please.

10,000 per day enrolling in Covered California

Caribou Barbie equates "Nuclear Option" with dissing the memory of JFK. Oh, you betcha she did.

Need help viewing non-USA videos.

Alexander Hamilton on why Harry Reid changed the fillibuster

California won't extend canceled health policies

State's overtime pay is up $65 million so far this year

Excellent series of videos and articles about Quack cancer doc Stanislaw Burzynski...

Flag flies half-staff above the Obama White House

Documents: Mass. teacher's throat cut, note left

Report: Corporations use professional spies-for-hire to monitor and undermine nonprofits

The Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), Operation Gladio and the Assassination of JFK

End to filibuster will mean fewer "free votes" for Congress

For all of us favoring a Single-Payer (public health system)

Pitch: "Kansas' most vulnerable now have even less health care, thanks to Gov. Brownback"

Gay mother explains her experiences in adding a child to her family.

He only served a thousand and thirty-seven days.. a lifetime ago.

Need some info..having a "discusion" with my teabagger cousin..

Leonard, I'm sick!

hahahahahaha Limbaugh Has A Meltdown Over The "Nuclear Option"

Imagining the Post-Antibiotics Future

Schumer pushes to extend ban on undetectable guns

A message from the Health Insurers of America

Indiana robocall ban not preempted by federal law

Stealing Kennedy: Conservatives Try To Hijack The JFK Legacy, some say he'd be in the Tea Party

"If by a 'Liberal' they mean..."

Home for Conspiracy Mongers:

Boehner proves the wrong point

The religious symbolism behind the Chronicles of Narnia

Syria Islamists unite as faction-fighting goes on

U.N. maritime court tells Russia to free Greenpeace ship

Venezuelan president tries out new powers

Pakistani Doctor Who Hunted Bin Laden Accused of Murder

Larry Sabato: Cannot Rule Out A Conspiracy To Kill John F. Kennedy

C-SPAN Will Have Live Coverage of Dealey Plaza Ceremony

Are there crimes for which there is no possible rehabilitation?

New study finds men with attractive wives more satisfied in marriage

Iran Wants Right To Enrich Uranium Recognized As Part Of Agreement; Western Powers Wary

Q&A: Is There A 'Right' To Enrich Uranium? Iran Says Yes, U.S. No

Can I ask a question of the JFK CTers?

OKC bomb squad says suspicious item was a……Burrito

Bobby Baker and the Senate Sex days

Ted Cruz meets the birther-in-chief

I would love it if a JFK Conspiracy were revealed.

Tory peer calls for clampdown on mooning after 40 schoolkids expose their backsides at him and wife

Payrolls Rose in 34 U.S. States in October, Led by Florida

Biden visits immigration fasters on day 11

Question for conspiracy theorists: why make it so complicated?

Remembering JFK: A sad story about the death of a king

New ACA ad campaign? (Thanks President Obama!)

Boehner signs up for Obamacare LOL!!!!

School Security: Should parents have to open their lives in order to eat with their child?

5 Reasons You Need To Care About The Texas Abortion Law

Undelivered speech reflects Kennedy's strong Catholic ties

Southern Rock thread - Post your favorite. I'll start with "One Way Out"

Nixon was in Dallas. The media never talking.

Florida Rep Trey Radel is resigning from Congress to run for another job:

Fifty years ago today.

Afghanistan Rebuffs U.S. Demand To Sign Security Pact

US drone strike kills 8 in Pakistani school, 5 children

I was thinking about history, electronic devices, and the NSA this morning.

Matt Damon reads Howard Zinn

Ride in Peace: Mark McCaffrey, owner of Rocket Motorcycles

‘Colossal’ New Species of Predatory Dinosaur Dwarfed Tyrannosaurs, Scientists Say

Do you think it would be safe to go out wearing this hoodie?

Archaeologists Discover Largest, Oldest Wine Cellar in Near East: 3,700 Year-Old Store Room

Tweety says NO J.F.K. CONSPIRACY!

Can you believe this was what was probably pre-empted that night after Oswald got shot ??

From DCCC:

Harkin Calls For More Rule Changes

A Basic Rule of Chemistry Can Be Broken, Calculations Show

Pic Of The Moment: Hypocrisy Watch

Who should get San Onofre nuclear plant's refund?

Excellent Article: Blame Rich Overeducated Elites as our Society Frays

As Poor Countries Walk Out of Climate Talks, Venezuela Calls on Industrial Nations to Take Action

Yet another reason to know that CNN is a joke...

United Leaves Dog Bleeding & Sick, Won’t Pay Vet Bill Unless Passenger Agrees To Hush Up

Incredible Animation on Overfishing

One of the cutest animals on the planet that you rarely see

Talked to my Pharmacist today about drug company pricing.

Sudden Progress on Prime Number Problem Has Mathematicians Buzzing

America in Words and in the Crosshairs

JFK, Jr. saluting his father.

What the Greats said about Unions...

Are you being persecuted?

Handyman Tip "Tourist Photo"

Alex Jones Predicts That He'll Be Martyred at Dealey Plaza by Dallas Cops This Week

PROGRESSIVES SAY: WHY STOP NOW? Reid Goes "Not Nuclear Enough" on Filibuster


I guess Charles Pierce now qualifies as a "wacko CTer".

Why Gutting the Filibuster Is a Huge Victory for Progressives

Governor O'Malley's video from New Hampshire weekend:

x-post from Maryland, re: Gov. O'Malley in N. Hampshire:

Nude Dancing At Clubs Not In Line With “Pure Michigan” Theme Says Michigan Senator

CHOWDAH! SAY IT! (Bon Appetit's recipe for John F. Kennedy's New England Fish Chowder)

anybody else hate (filibuster related)

The band Heart doing "Stairway to Heaven" (Tribute at The Kennedy Center Awards)

Chris Cillizia's Take on the Dems Nuking the Filibuster


Was Watching History Channels Replay Of The Events Of JFK's Assinations And Was Struck By.....

No more typos! It's a matter of national security.

Remember: House GOP secretly changed to the rules to prevent Dems from ending the shutdown

"We will never be young again" Thank you John F. Kennedy!

I Feel Good !!

"My dear Mr. President:"

If the constant bombardment of ACA negativity is taking its toll on ME

50 years.

CBS now streaming a live simulcast of their four days of uninterrupted JFK coverage from 1963

A (brief, heh heh she said brief) Positive MFM Update

Star membership renewal

Secular Talk: Video Game Mimics Sandy Hook Massacre

The Fate of the Union: Kennedy and After

Proud of my city of Dallas today

CNN & MSNBC covering JFK; FOX bitching about "Nuclear Option"

Police Shoot and Kill Man for Watering Lawn, Family Awarded 6.5 Million

A Nation Remembers: A Tribute to President John F. Kennedy (LIVE from JKF Library)

Administration Extends Initial Obamacare Enrollment Deadline

The Beauty of Space

Kennedy’s Last Act: Reaching Out to Cuba

'let it not be forgot, there once was a spot, for one brief shining moment, called Camelot'

TPM: Why the Filibuster Change is Fantastic News for Obama.

Do not pass

Republicans never dreamed that Harry Reid and the Democrats would pull the "nuclear" trigger.

"Heavens, Mary, we'll laugh again....It's just that we'll never be young again."

Magnus Carlsen wins world chess championship

Lion cub pair born in Hamas-run Gaza zoo die due to lack of proper facilities

Secular Talk: Oklahoma's Brazen Rebuke Of Gay Rights

You Probably Didn’t Hear About The Most Important Health Care News This Week

Former intelligence executive gave workshops to Colombia paramilitaries: Ex-AUC chief

Need help understanding this about Boehner and his attempt to get Insurance on the DC exchange:


Citigroup official to lead New York’s green energy bank

‘Defending human rights in Honduras is a crime’

The Rude Pundit: Murdering Hope

Best Prankster video evah!

New Wiggle Room For Obama Health Plan Sign-Ups

In Honduras, democracy crashed at a dangerous airport

George Zimmerman Uses 911 Call As A Propaganda Tool

Saddest Boy Ever

What is ugly about the GOp trying to claim JFK.

The gutting of the Senate filibuster is a huge victory for progressives

my husband lost his job this week - updated

Smoking ban goes into effect: No smoking in homes that share a common wall

Hondurans urged to rebuild rule of law, media pluralism, after elections

An Idea Lives On

Kanye West Compares His Fashion Design Aspirations to "12 Years a Slave"

Global Boom in Coal Plants Begs for Carbon Capture Solution

Talking Filibuster with Teabaggers? Quote the Founders!

On cultural differences--Santa Claus

Crystal Mangum found guilty of 2nd-degree murder

ESPN writer takes all-expenses-paid trip to Qatar, loves Qatar...

Nuclear Option!?

In Uruguay, a Son of 'The Disappeared' Recalls His Pain

Please educate me on the rationality of the new Afghan...US Pact proposal

Why The Filibuster Change Is Fantastic News For Obama

The Skunk Party Manifesto

Harry Reid's Gambit

European satellites launched to eye Earth's magnetic field

Infant galaxies merge near 'cosmic dawn'

33 mutilated corpses found in hidden graves in Mexico drug lands

Imagine the right’s religion

This Is What America's School Lunches Really Look Like

Jerry Jones hopes to be GM for 15-20 more years

Body found in Dutchess County believed to be family member of man 2 sons found dead

Orthodox Jewish man assaulted in Brooklyn; 4 suspects arrested

Has anyone seen Google today? 50th Anniversary

NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver: 'It Is An Abuse Of Process To Investigate Legislators'

"Do I seem gay to you?" Video.

Zach Braff photobombs a wedding picture.

The story behind David Alvarez's win in San Diego

Anyone having trouble staying logged in? I keep having to re-log in whenever

Season Three Trailer for Girls

Hospital Holds West Hartford Girl For 9 Months After Parents Argue Diagnosis

JFK on Universal Healthcare.

Sweden Launches Gender Rating for Movies -- How Many Hollywood Flicks Will Pass the Test?

San Diego isn't the conservative paradise it used to be

In Heaven Everything is fine

"What kind of peace do I mean, and what kind of a peace do we seek?"

Thieves allegedly tunnel into W. Mass. wind farm, steal copper wire

Hagel says nations must avoid conflict in Arctic

Mass Federal Raids on Colorado Pot Hint at a Crackdown Pattern

Was Rep. Grace Meng a knockout game victim?

Obamacare tech guru says website capacity to double

Kerry to Join Iran Nuclear Talks in Geneva in Sign of Progress

I am sitting in front of my wood burning stove, making a pot of soup on the top of it.

Navy Yard gunman had access to classified material pulled month before shooting

A 12 volt NiCd battery on a drill, sizzled and then started smoking

Franken open to individual mandate delay

Ohio woman pleads guilty in forced-labor case

School officials threatened to be ‘lined up and shot’ after Fox News ‘misreporting’

Mourning in America....

Coca-Cola Feeling the Heat After Secret Funding of Anti-Labeling Campaign

Limbaugh Likens Filibuster Rule Change to Voting to ‘Allow Women to Be Raped’

From 1960, JFK in Johnstown, PA

Jon Stewart gets one upped by Jennifer Lawrence.

Here again is your Friday Afternoon Challenge! Today: “U.S. Landscape Landmarks!”

Matt Damon on Civil Disobedience

I Love That Dirty Water

DFA Members Deliver Filibuster Reform Petition to Harry Reid

Why is it still important to teach cursive writing in school? This is why.

State Rep. Drew Darby (R-San Angelo) charged with felony for taking weapon to Austin airport

Pastor at center of Costco bible story issues apology to Costco and praises them for "Good Works".

BatKid saves transformed 'Gotham City'

Cenk mocks John Stossel

New York's Bravest rescue cat on high-wire act in Staten Island's Port Richmond section (with photos

One Woman's Dangerous War Against the Most Hated Man on the Internet

Why don't discussion threads and responses change color after I have read them?

The GOP claims the filibuster change is awful. Surely they will change it back if given the chance.

Lifted from Facebook: Irony in Orange

I can't stay logged in on my desktop computer. Never had this problem before

husband lost his job but i'm not freaking out about it

One more reason to be grateful for Obama care.

White House: Politics aren't pushing back start date of 2015 Obamacare enrollment (CNN)

Will Sunday’s Presidential Elections Be a Victory for Human Rights in Honduras?

Landmark election must end murder spree of women sweeping Honduras

LOL this is a funny video

FOX listener thought she was pointing out the top ten percent pays the taxes and I reminded her

Do any of you know why there is a crack in the rock that holds the eternal flame at JFK's grave?

Bolivia's Fast-Food Rejection Made McDonald's Close Its Restaurants

Why George Zimmerman Was Arrested Immediately When He Abused A White Woman

Kim Khardashian Fundraises for Phillipines Typhoon Victims...keeps 90% of the proceeds

Obama Urges Congress to Support Tricare Fees

Suppose there was a game....

Argentina and Brazil coordinating cyber-defense in the framework of Unasur

Obamacare enrollments have doubled over the last three weeks

Judge blasts 'depraved and sick' video in teen rape case

Taylor Swift Named Next of Kin by Pilot Who Died in Nashville Plane Crash

Federal district court declares a religious tax exemption illegal

Philippine Typhoon Haiyan Disaster Relief - Mrs Freakindj style

Luckovich Toon: Ya Big Meanie!

Nike Kicks Off Marriage Campaign With $280K

Little Stewie's at it again.

Incredible happening: Something involving a gun makes me laugh out loud

Any recommendations on best book about JFK?

Here's looking at you Boo!

Spot the difference.

*THIS* is why we need to maximize personal freedom

Marcy brought me a "present"

As Fracking Industry Contributions Rise, U.S. House Passes Flurry of Pro-Industry Bills

What is the cure for cenosillicaphobia?

Elections have consequences

John Derbyshire sticks his foot in mouth again...

Does ANYONE watch "HUFF POST TV" Online?

Scarlet Letters: Getting the History of Abortion and Contraception Right

Daily Kos: Which stores are open and which are closed on Thanksgiving?

Banana Sam has died.

Texas creationists lose!

The leader of the conspiracy theorists throws a fit...

Has anyone read the Benghazi book "Under Fire" by Fred Burton & Samuel Katz?

GOP House Candidate Photographed Hitting Beer Bong, Licking Woman

Re-watched Michael Moore's "Sicko" now that Obamacare is in effect.

Wind energy company pleads guilty to eagle deaths

To Rec or Not to Rec...that is the answer

Court Slaps Down Abbott, and Sides with Wendy Davis...Again

Man Stabbed in Forehead at Kennedy Airport

Man kidnaps his own grandmother so she could help him pay off a debt to his drug dealer

U.S. Says Dozens of Americans Have Sought to Join Rebels in Syria

The Problem is Civil Obedience.

Obama signs bill for HIV organ donation

H&M Needs a Geography Lesson

Obamacare & Typhoon Haiyan - Graph showing time covered by Al Jazeera, CNN, Fox, and MSNBC

The Kennedy Assassination Records Review Board

IMPORTANT: Senator Leahy's comments regarding BLUE SLIPS, and much more...

If JFK had lived, a liberal utopia?...

Admin To Launch 'Direct Enrollment' Obamacare Pilots In Three States

Recreated Their Childhood Photos : The Results Are Epic.

incredible set of documents from Air Force One Nov. 22, 1963 (and in aftermath of that day)

Vancouver Canada bans doorknobs on new buildings ... and it makes sense

Federal district court declares a religous tax exemption unconstitutional

CO School Board Member Says Castrate Transgender Students

GOP Taps Rand Paul To Open Minority Outreach Office

An image: The start of the Christmas season

IMPORTANT: Senator Leahy's comments regarding BLUE SLIPS

Accosted by young LaRouchies in front of the grocery store, I did the only thing I could.