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Archives: November 28, 2013

Sheriff Joe "hope(s) the inmates give thanks" for tomorrow's 24-cent vegetarian turkey soy casserole

Judge narrows Occupy Wall Street protesters' claim vs NY police

Spend, Don’t Mend.

Joe LIEberman, lobbyist

Toon: Things you don't see every day...

Unusual response from psychiatrist?

One of the greatest Thanksgiving shows ever: WKRP "As God as my witness, I thought turkeys could fly

Caution: Dead Whale Contents Under Pressure

PSA: Annual AMC GWTW MARATHON on. "Frankly, Scarlett..."

What I Hear In My Brain When I Watch Black Friday Footage

How you cooking your turkey (if you are)? How about in the dishwasher?

(WOW) Scientists claim they will be able to 3D print a human heart in a decade...

Installing Microsoft.NET Framework 4

Gwen Moore Attacks Hobby Lobby for SCOTUS Case, Trying to 'Impose a State Religion on Everybody'

I wish my neighbors would keep the fighting down

Is Obamacare on the rebound? Media turn to positive stories. (+video)

Listening to Teddy Cruz and minions

The latest Coca Cola (obesity) ad is smug and disingenuous

'Pioneer HS Confessions' Facebook page admins suspended after anonymous shooting threat posted

Chamber Taking on Tea Party in Kentucky Senate Primary

Resolved: in terms of political status, victim trumps all.

"Heroic Diplomacy: How Barack Obama Finally Earned That Peace Prize"

Geek stuff, may be considered humorous by certain DU members

One-track mind: the return of the monorail

Joe Lieberman, who once promised he’d never become a lobbyist, becomes a lobbyist

Sorry, Pope Francis: Reproductive justice and LGBTQ rights are economic issues, too

Best. Shirt. Ever.

Catholic University needs to listen to Pope Francis

I was just talking to a friend of mine down at the town Zoning Board

BREAKING: Whole Foods Strike Wins Thanksgiving Day off, Workers Say

Republicans More Offended By Vatican Embassy 'Closure' Than The Vatican

Zen Pencils Toon: Philippine Red Cross

Thanks, Justin Timberlake!!!!

Faux Noise Stupidity: Lara Logan A "Hero Journalist".

Monsanto, the TPP, and Global Food Dominance

Dangos Again

Joan Jett - "Star Star (Star Fucker)"

Sam Seder, Janeane Garofalo reunite for show

Driver Tweets "2 Drunk 2 Care," Then Kills Two

(Lame Duck) e-Update: NLRB "Recess" Appointments Senator Johanns e-Update

Kitchen dancing! Famous movie scenes - Have a great Thanksging.

Thanksgiving Soirée on Chris Hayes...

UK gathering secret intelligence via covert NSA operation

UK gathering secret intelligence via covert NSA operation

"As God as my witness..."

LA Times - "The Obamacare success stories you haven't been hearing about"

Hudak will resign seat to end recall threat, hold Democrats’ Senate majority


Now We All Our God.

Stores selling Obamacare policies popping up across California

"Coming out" as a non-theist is becoming more and more commonplace. It's ok to declare it folks.

Will people PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE stop citing studies from homophobic sources on DU?

Ok you probably got one and it is time to share--Thanksgiving Horror stories

About a month ago my neighbor called the police on me.

Kynect (Kentucky ACA Exchange) Say It's Ready For Traffic Surge


Florida tea party co-founder decries takeover of Miami area Republican Party by gay ‘thugs’

"Thank you, Ted Cruz" ads set to run during Thanksgiving NFL games

This Year We are NOT having Pumpkin Pie

New York City pushes to ban E-Cigarettes

Family Stands Against School’s Racist Thanksgiving Curriculum

Who is more focused on sex and porn? GD or the Lounge?

Uniforms for this year's Army/Navy game unveiled:

Hmmm. Will the Pope meet an unfortunate end for speaking out about the Capitalistic

Sarah Palin's Thanksgiving Holiday Classic

Thanksgiving: Is there still a place at the table for the Middle Class?

To anyone spending Thanksgiving alone, let me say "Happy Thanksgiving!"

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseeker Check In! Church Night! Sacrilicious!

Limbaugh calls Pope Francis a Marxist, Bill Donohue and Catholic League say nothing

WND ties Obama to knockout game -- what took them so long?

Strike Continues at Lawrence and Memorial Hospital

The Week-end Stock Pot Watch, Thursday, November 28th-December 1st. Holiday Edition!

Effigy of Pope Francis I burned in front of a cathedral in San Juan, Argentina(NSFW)...

Iran nuclear deal: ill-informed friends of Israel are refusing to face facts

four day weekend comin' at me

So do we lament Miley

Maine lobster caught, released at Farallon Islands

Reuters: Pet owners warn of perils of air travel, seek new federal rules

New Snowden docs show U.S. spied during G20 in Toronto

Will you SHARE this image to spread awareness?

Colombia recalls envoy to Nicaragua amid dispute about Caribbean

Not all members of the 1% are Grinches

O.K., let's get the footies on and do the pre-cooking, the BOILING of potatoes & eggs

Go fight the damn war yourselves!

Ruling Party Officially Wins Honduran Presidency

Democrats Fear Obamacare Will Cost Them The Senate

Michigan about to require women to buy "abortion insurance"

GOV. Steve Beshear for President in 2016

My first post-training assignment in the Air Force was to an aircraft maintenance squadron...

My 70th Birthday!

Living United in the Big O

New Tax Return Shows Karl Rove’s Group Spent Even More On Politics Than It Said

Mexican drug lords currently supply as much as two-thirds of America's pot

In rural Kentucky, health-care debate takes back seat as the long-uninsured line up

What You Need To Know About The Obama Administration's Proposed 'Dark Money' Rules

Someone damaged my car..

Unthanksgiving Day or The Indigenous Peoples Sunrise Ceremony

Walker Gets Grilled On Failure to Deliver on Jobs Promise

President Johnson's Thanksgiving Message, 11/28/63.

I'm at work today...

Texas frees day care operator convicted of abusing children with satanic rituals

Props to Steve Kornacki filling in for Rachel

Dems Say Boehner Blocking Farm Bill, Wants More Food Stamp Cuts

Obama Signals a Shift From Military Might to Diplomacy

Meet Sam, Rescued From Dogfighting

Gay couples sue to block Texas marriage ban

Gay couples sue to block Texas marriage ban

Omaha Steve STFU!!! (I'm on vacation)

The Vatican's Journey From Anti-Communism to Anti-Capitalism

New Theories Suggest Kennedy Wasn't Shot

Latkes! Thanksgiving! Hanukkah!

TCM Schedule for Thursday, November 28, 2013 -- What's On Tonight -- Family Favorites

Thanksgiving day is THE big day for Comet ISON - will it survive it's trip around the sun? Pic....

Chicago activists first same-sex couple to marry in Illinois

“You’re using this conspiracy theory as an excuse to avoid sex with me.”...

(Football player accused of rape) Jameis Winston ruling likely after ACC championship game

Are house painters weird?

TYT: Zimbo the Clown Arrested With Lots Of Guns

Was America Founded as a Christian Nation?

Rise in Unprotected Sex by Gay Men Spurs H.I.V. Fears

Yep, Jeb Bush must be dipping into the holiday liquor a bit early

WATCH: Gay U.S. ambassador Wally Brewster, husband introduce themselves to Dominican Republic

TCM Schedule for Friday, November 29, 2013 -- Friday Night Spotlight: Screwball Comedies

Why the courts shut down "stop and frisk"

Georgia Court Reportedly Lists 'Slave' As Juror Occupation Option On Questionnaire

I am so thankful...

Green bean casserole, yea or nay?

MO state senator asks education commissioner to step down

Earth Under Water in Next 20 Years - National Geographic Documentary (HD)

Obama Discusses Iran Deal With Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah

Burned teen Sasha Fleischman released from hospital

Microsoft Very Sore After Backdoor Access By NSA, Will Encrypt Networks

Petition: It's 3AM--Where's Hillary on the Iran nuclear deal?

Cultural revolution taking place in China's bedrooms

Israel and U.S. to Hold Military Exercises When Iran Deal Ends

in the heart of the beast, Fresno Peace groups craft faire 12/14 10am-4pm Big Red Church

In Pennsylvania, New Legislation Allows Doctors to Apologize

You can always tell a Horse's Ass, But not much....

Pay attention: U.S. gov busted pirating $250M in software, settles out of court for fraction of that

US to relocate its Vatican embassy to Rome

We Love You

Update: School issues statement on hair controversy

(Chinese) Students urged to practice foreign tongue (English)

Happy Thanksgiving!

Mole at FC Bayern?


If I think someone's sexual interests are objectifying, demeaning (particularly to women)...

Sandy Hook pic used in 'offensive' Swedish ad

Republicans More Offended By Vatican Embassy 'Closure' Than The Vatican

'Dangerous' pianist let off in noise pollution case

Texas Same-Sex Couples File Lawsuit To Overturn Marriage Ban

Blue-ribbon group pushes for 2016 debate changes

U.S. Government Caught Pirating Military Software, Settles For $50 Million

Doesn’t Eat, Doesn’t Pray and Doesn’t Love by Linda Greenhouse

Trash by keyword

Study shows a correlation that doesn't hold true for you in particular... therefore BULLSHIT!!11!1!!

Thank you, Jesus, for this food

Baby dinosaur skeleton found intact in Alberta

Elusive Higgs decay channel spotted; particle looks ever more standard

Obama Named One Of GQ's Least Influential People Of 2013

3 "new" J.D. Salinger stories...

2 officers hurt in Inglewood standoff as gunman holds 2 hostages


Toon: Honest Lottery Ads

22 Minutes' 'Like A Rolling Stone' Parody

Hopefully you'll have time to spend with Family tomorrow...

The First Family Gives Back at Capitol Area Foodbank~ Pics, too~

The First Family Gives Back at Capitol Area Foodbank~ Pics, too~

A New Wave of US Mortgage Trouble Threatens

I just don't get why people can't accept that a punk-ass loser killed JFK

An Alex Jones Thanksgiving...

Pope Quotes.. he must be some kind of commie

'Pepper Spray Cop' to Be Questioned by Civilian Complaints Board: Judge

X-COM enemy within

Free Republic has lost its collective shit over Pope Francis.

A Happy, Safe & Peace Filled Thanksgiving to All

5 Dumb Writing Gimmicks That Became Classic Books

When ideals collide... porn vs. feminism

That's right: fresh mango chess pie

Jury convicts Okla. cop in death of unarmed teen

Chicago Police Officer Dante Servin Charged In 2012 Shooting Death Of Unarmed Rekia Boyd

U.S. and Iran will open joint Chamber of Commerce

European Union: Massive spying on our citizens, companies and leaders is unacceptable

MAY I wish EVERYONE at DU a Happy Thanksgiving? (Asian Style)

HHS swapping Verizon with Hewlett-Packard for

Water shortages could doom the fracking industry in England

Research study finds widespread exaggeration about jobs created by fracking

Alice's Resturant

Great Gifts! Save More! Don't Wait! Special Buys! 1,800 Dead! Evil Scumsuckers Go Home!


Oops! Christie's latest flip flop

Big Retail Is Watching You: Exposing Walmart's Massive Data Collection Schemes

QB Troy Flutie to complete historic run

Which Retail Stores Are Helping to Destroy Thanksgiving?

6 of the Top 10 U.S. Billionaires Are Kochs and Waltons

US 'Zero Option' for Afghanistan Arrives as Ultimatum to Karzai

Religiously enabled Child Sexual Abuse is not just a Christian problem

John F. Kennedy’s Thanksgiving Ideals, 1962– How different they are from Ours

The Democrat's Guide to Talking Politics with Your Republican Uncle

Don't do anything today that makes anyone else have to work

10 Ways to Deal With Right-Wing Christian Relatives Over the Holidays

A Love Song to the World

Infographic: Retailers Turn Thanksgiving Into Black Thursday{very large image}

Citizens Protest NSA Data Center

Being a Thankful Atheist

Heroic Diplomacy: How Barack Obama Finally Earned That Peace Prize

Limbaugh blasts ‘pure Marxism’ coming from Pope Francis

Tell conservative relatives Thanksgiving ‘invented socialism for undocumented immigrants’

Monsanto, the TPP, and Global Food Dominance

American audiences more likely to believe in God after watching BBC’s Planet Earth, study shows

My local non-profit YMCA is open 8-12 this Thanksgiving morning

German bishops eye guidelines for divorced Catholics to take Communion

Thanksgiving Shopping Is Totally Illegal In These Three States

I JUST LOVE Tiffany!!!

Abeer, an 8 year old girl from the Gaza Strip | Case Report

T-day Toons

Twenty-Seven Eight-by-Ten Color Glossy Pictures

Why Finnish babies sleep in cardboard boxes

Best barcode scanner app?

Chris Hedges on the Role of Art in Rebellion

Let's get cooking!

A thought before Black Friday.

Steam is having a big sale.

Gaza flooded with sewage and conspiracy

Discovering the power of people’s history – and why it is feared today.

Why is it people can act stupid sometimes.

Just saw in USA Today that Lara Logan has agreed to take leave

Ladies if you live in the state of Michigan you have to get RAPE INSURANCE wtf!!!!!

Pope Francis 'Evangelii Gaudium' Calls For Renewal Of Roman Catholic Church, Attacks 'Idolatry

How to win Thanksgiving: A holiday guide to arguing with right-wing relatives

16 killed in poll-bound Bangladesh

Michael Smerconish is still claiming he can't access the ACA website

Rush Limbaugh: The pope sounds like a Marxist (WARNING: Sickening picture in OP)

The Greatness of Obamacare

WKRP - Turkeys Away - Full Episode

Hewlett Packard to take over hosting

The GOP’s Hunger Games: More Food Stamp Cuts for the Holidays?

Beware, Republicans: Will Rise Again

A Must read: A ER Doctor's day in the emergency room on this Thanksgiving Day

Fmr. Navy chaplain: ‘Demon of rape’ sending transgender people ‘to violate your daughters’

Dust to Dust: a man-made Malthusian crisis

Finding Power in Occupy: How Occupy invigorated a generation’s fight for survival

liberalism will survive obamacare

Black Friday, mho

I would like to take a moment to offer my thanks

Wal-Mart Should Also Be Open On Christmas Day

Polar bear numbers in Hudson Bay of Canada on verge of collapse

The Wolf

Happy Thanksgiving. ASK A SLAVE S2Ep3: What About the Indians?

Wendell Berry

Happy Thanksgiving: Alanis Morissette - Thank You [Live]

Walmart Has Enough to Give Workers a Happy Thanksgiving

Oh, Christ...

On my way to work this morning ...

Thanksgiving, it’s time for the Sarah Palin turkey slaughter (this never gets old for me...)

Thanksgiving Guide to Arguing Politics with Family & Friends

Dilbert (11/28/13)

Why Health Care Isn't Just About Insurance

Thanksgiving Poll: Did we steal America?

Who is going to bring up "Obamacare" at the Thanksgiving dinner table today?

*Thank You*

Happy Thanksgiving from AFV

Don't forget the MST3K Turkey Day Marathon!

Tea Party: Impeach the Pope!

Neocons Fail Negotiation 101 Yet Again

Pic Of The Moment: What An Extraordinary Bunch Of Turkeys

This is the pumpkin most of us make our pie with

Nov 28 1893 First Time Women voted in any National Election

*Thank You*

On this Thanksgiving Day...

I buried my youngest son yesterday

A remarkable PBS show about how bonds can form between a man and turkeys....really!

DIY vintage ribbon camera strap

I've seen a lot of "No Shopping On Thanksgiving", but what about "No Dining Out"?

Nothing to ask...just wanted to say "thanks" on this particular day for providing us with

It just occurred to me that right-wingers efforts to bring attention to their RWer Caucasian roots

Demographic winter in action

Deadspin claims it has bought a baseball Hall of Fame vote

Black Thursday: Thanksgiving in the Consumer Wasteland

has everyone seen the thanksgiving google doodle--very cute, animated, musical.

This really, REALLY irritates me to no end

Nothing says Thanksgiving like Sly and the Family Stone.

The Cranky Thanky Post.

Tony Rohr has been reinstated :)

Bernie Sanders on Liz & Hillary--

RE: All the "neighbors from hell" posts.....

ACA is NOT actual healthcare. ACA is not insurance. ACA is not "the website".

Social Security is Wage Insurance

Major holidays - the flood of memories, nostalgia, turkeys dry or moist or great or awful....

There is no kitchen like a Thanksgiving kitchen.

50 Thank Yous to our President on this Thanksgiving

Dubai holding US man over spoof video, activists say

Over all how do you feel about Pope Francis?

Welshman searches for hard drive with £4m-worth of bitcoins stored

Just when you think you've seen it all...

addicted to Dexter

Well, we dove into Breaking Bad - restarted Netflix streaming to get episode 1 - wow!

Matt Damon on Civil Disobedience

Two more Thank You songs....Led Zep and Pat Metheny (with Michael Brecker)

The First Family Gives Back

Raw: Obamas Visit Food Bank on Thanksgiving Eve

Homes sought for seven horses seized in Pine County (MN)

JFK Conference: David Talbot named Allen Dulles as 'the Chairman of the Board of the Assassination'

Thank a United Nations Peacekeeper

La visión de un Perú indígena

"Stores have to be open because internet sales are killing business." THat was the excuse I heard

The Snowden Effect: UN advances privacy rights

TomDispatch: Laura Gottesdiener, Wall Street's Rental Empire

Giant prehistoric toilet unearthed

6 Thanksgiving Myths, Share Them With Someone You Know

Just got back from a ~1 mile walk with the 3 dogs

Sci-fi resource

Marissa Alexander gets Thanksgiving & early Christmas present. She was released on bond from prison

did anyone see Erik Prince interview on CNN this a.m.?

i am thankful for this group

soda stream

what are your thankfuls this year?

Pardoned turkey should face death penalty, insist Republicans.

Fury in Egypt Over Harsh Sentences

my life as a turkey

Happy Thanksgiving, Everyone !!

Iran invites UN inspectors to controversial Arak nuclear facility

Trickle down economics has not helped the middle class

For 28th year, man hosts Thanksgiving dinner for strangers

The NSA fights dirty, who'd a thought?

8 Fact that will shock and Amaze people

I just had a frightening thought re. the Macy's Parade

HAPPY TURKEY DAY. Here's a little smile for ya.

Thanksgiving's story is another time to recall my family history to my grandchildren….

Meanwhile outside of some Best Buy...

Please, don't try this when you're with your family today...

Ready fo Hillary's favorite Thanksgiving photo.....

Joel Osteen tweets about lending a helping hand...

For 28th year, man hosts Thanksgiving dinner for strangers

If you're shopping on Thanksgiving...

Chris Hedges on the Role of Art in Rebellion

America's very first welfare line

Happy Thanksgiving from Hologram Dave!

The blackest of Fridays!

Live Turkey Terrorizes Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb (video)

About that Walton Dynasty..

Happy Thanksgiving DU Pilgrims!

Comet ISON closest to sun, 1:44 PM/Thurs Nov 28

Bahamas detains 56 more Haitian migrants at sea

Nuclear regulators try to obstruct Congressional oversight


The Green Bay Packers have got some run defense issues.

Israeli Arabs sentenced to two years for 2005 lynching of spree killer soldier

Killed by Ronald McDonald? How much damage can a giant, helium-filled balloon do?

Zero Punctuation reviews "Call of Duty: Ghosts"

business owner jailed for loitering on his own property.

Camera angles

Facebook post, Women involved "potentially" a very good thing

Today, I am THANKFUL for......

TEPCO plant engineer makes case that earthquake caused reactor cooling problem

Happy Thanksgivukkah!

What are the best Black Friday deals?

On this Thanksgiving, I am so very thankful this man is president.

For Pete

Seven killed in Iran quake, no damage to nuclear station reported

Giving my gaming fans (esp. you guys in Portland) the attention you deserve for this. Great job.

Giant prehistoric toilet unearthed

He’s such a tough guy, isn’t he.?

Australian police find 328 guns, 4.2 tons of ammo at farm

Second Planetary System Like Ours Discovered

Solving Kennedy's Murder: A Modest Proposal for Progress

Someone just walked by me with a cooked turkey!

Ghosts of Thanksgivens Past

The "Adult Toys" store down the street is closed today...

What??!!? No "Alice's Restaurant" on TV today?

Robert Scheer: Diplomacy--How Barack Obama Finally Earned That Peace Prize


Small Black Holes Are Deadlier Than Previously Thought

Boris Johnson is Arse

Cats recognise their owners' voices but don't care

A happy and blessed Thanksgiving to you all!

Alice's Restaurant - Arlo Guthrie - illustrated version - VIDEO

Revealing the 9/11 Conspiracy Would Undo the Entire US-Saudi Alliance - Sen. Bob Graham on Reality A

Cher Savages Thanksgiving: ‘I Don’t’ Celebrate the ‘Beginning of a Great Crime’

Ken Francis Hackett is the new US Ambassador to the Vatican

It's official. The Packers are useless without Rodgers.

Holiday music to chill by....We Gather Together Edition!

You can't touch the blue suit. But I guess you can touch the striped shirt.

What The 1960s Got Right About Health, Happiness And Well-Being

Best comeback for Crazy Tea Party Uncle Obama haters right now.

Need to make wingnut baggers mad?

Colombia’s airports in ‘sorry state’: Air traffic controllers

Going through the motions.

Colombia’s Conservative Party uses Falcao for propaganda without permission

Colombia’s financial superintendent dismissed over Interbolsa scandal

Woman convicted in ‘stand your ground’ case released from jail to await new trial

Uribe assassination plot ‘cooked up’ by government: FARC

A little girl donates some coins to a street musician and gets the best surprise in return.

L.A.'s DWP stops issuing shut-off notices amid billing problem

2 charged in Mexico’s PRI with fraud

NY's health exchange hits 76,000 enrollees

Bolivian President To Observe Tupac Katari Satellite Launch

Who is harassing who?

"Women Are Not An Interest Group"

Gender Inequality in Film: In Infographic Form

Adventure Time Texture Pack - Minecraft 1.7.2/1.7.4

An important Thanksgiving tradition = Alice's Restaurant 23 min. version

Thoughts On Feminist Praxis For Men

Happy Thanksgiving from the GOP..

Saving money ?

Spooky Business: Corporate Espionage Against Non-profits

Ever wonder what turkeys are thankful for on Thanksgiving?

Google’s war against fake news (i.e., sponsored content)

Courageous teen w/half a face stands up to bullies

Comet Ison destroyed in Sun passage

grantcart can you take over please?

Health care site improving, but still much to be done

aloha. coming to oahu in january

A Tea Party Family Thanksgiving Reunion.

You're doing it wrong.

The Walking Dead - Rick tells Daryl about Carol (spoiler alert)

Family...they can ruin a good Thanksgving so easily.

Well, the recipe did say to let the turkey chill for a few hours....

Why are the Cowpies wearing their unlucky blue jerseys at home for the 1st time since 1971?

Great White Hunter


If You Lose Chomsky ...

White House Website Petition Against Yanukovych Signed by 63,000

Thanksgiving Travel? Vermont Turkeys Used To Walk To Boston

Birthism Never End

Egypt's draft constitution strengthens army, to be concluded on Thursday.

Has anyone seen Dallas Buyers Club? N\T

Happy Thanksgiving DU!

If you need reminding why you dont go to Fox News...

The Senate defaced....

Man who created own credit card sues bank for not sticking to terms.

Recycle depleted Uranium?

My sincere thoughts go out to ISON. It was a heavenly body whose life was cut short too soon.

Gas Fireplace

Venezuela: Director of electoral council warns about escalation of Gov't advantage

Angola accused of 'banning' Islam as mosques closed

Venezuela: Director of CNE warns about escalation of pro-Gov't imbalance in the campaign

Afghan President Karzai condemns 'deadly US air strike'

Oh boy! Selena Gomez!

Syrian chemical weapons set to be destroyed at sea

Colombia’s left considers possibility of unified presidential candidate

Malian fugitive 'Cheibani' recaptured by French troops

A River of Life Looking for the Dead

My future home team is blacked out!


Canada allowed widespread NSA surveillance at 2010 G20 summit: report

Four states, 4 examples of charter schools fraud. Oversight needed badly.

This is wonderful. A street musician plays the clarinet and his dog sings.