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U.N. has testimony that Syrian rebels used sarin gas: investigator

Call the Midwife Regulars

Found on a facebook page

a biography of the day--chiefess kapiolani

NRA Speaker: Keep A Gun In Your Child’s Room

Can I get a witness?

Basic Space

Where's Bobby?

Dear Glenn Beck. God doesn't need your help. FYI. You're welcome.

SC Dem chair resigns after "send Nikki Haley back to wherever the hell she came from" remark

Israel’s Proxy War in Guatemala

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, May 7th: Star of the Month: Tough Guys

Tanzania church hit by deadly explosion - at least 3 dead, 50 injured

Based On Their Rhetoric You Would Think The NRA Has Declared War On Obama, The Country &

Benghazi!!!!!! Where's the accountability?!?

Three more officials to testify over Benghazi attacks

Meet The 'Liberator': Test-Firing The World's First Fully 3D-Printed Gun

Robert Reich: The Hollowing Out of Government

Ex-Iowa slaughterhouse manager faces US charges

In Europe, Growing Concern Slovenia Is Next to Need Bailout

Hemlock Grove is so bad it's great!

Are the NRA and its members "enemies of the state?"

Rush Limbaugh: Don’t blame me for WABC’s declining ad sales.........

NRA chief insults MA in wake of Bos. marathon bombing. Gomez reaction? He can "do what he wants"

Toon- Gitmo Dinnertime

Venezuela rejects Obama comments on arrested US film-maker Tim Tracy

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, May 8: Richard Zanuck

Nutritional Facts

There are more people living inside this circle than outside it.

Tebow fans make desperate plea to President Obama (This sounds like Lounge fodder.)

No one has posted about the Texas Rangers sweeping a series with the Roid Sox...

Stuart Leavenworth: Again, a cartoonist sparks a national conversation

Luckovich nails it again with this...

Animator husband turns drunk wife's lame taco joke into a cartoon...

Invisible wounds of war - West Coast Alert

Wash. Post headline: "Obama quotes Bush in Ohio State commencement address"...Seriously.

America: Where we are “free”...

U.N. has testimony that Syrian rebels used sarin gas: investigator

Investment funding required!


Star Wars Day is over, but let us remember the ones who died for the Empire.

Boston Bombing Skeptic Stella Tremblay Questions 'If' Double Amputee Jeff Bauman Was Hurt

UN sends force to look for a fight in Democratic Republic of the Congo

On my way to the Western Fire Season 2013

Spy vs Guy

Texas plant that blew up carried $1M policy


My Experiences as Prime Minister during the Fukushima Nuclear Disaster

In honor of Cinco de Mayo, a Tom Robbins quote about tequila:

Concert Goers In South Africa Will Get Their Beers Delivered By Drones

Why can't these f*****s ever tell the truth?

Compare. Consider.

"NRA lobbyist, arms dealer played key role in growth of civilian market for military-style guns"

Adding Evacuation Zones in Response to Hurricane

No charges for teens. Intention to blow up turtles.

""Fix the Debt" CEOs Enjoy Taxpayer-Subsidized Pay"

El Supremo appreciation thread...

Bending the Truth About Hurricane Katrina at the George W. Bush Library (video)

Keep seeing ads on Philly TV for Virginia vacations.

Met with Tim Bishop again and...

"White House warned on imminent Arctic ice death spiral"

Oh God, Massachusetts...NOT Again!

Can I get a waitress

This message was self-deleted by its author

My niece wants to opt-out ( from testing) her three ps kids.

Hundreds of Thousands Across France Tell Hollande: "Return to the Left"

"The Republican War on Data"

On Sunday, April 29, 2012, José Antonio López Lara set off to go fishing... (Honduras)

Poll: Sanford holds slim lead in congressional race (US House Dist. SC-1 vs Colbert Busch)

Not sure if this is a "Mac" question or a "Tech" question.

Anyone have a recent price on a basic cremation?

" Survive ObamaCare" shit dot com

“Baffled” Shirley Manson Slams Beyoncé’s Photo Embargo

E.J. Dionne: Obama needs to ask why even his supporters are impatient.

Blindness to Blowback

I'm a Democrat. And I drive a truck.

National Rifle Association Bans Bleeding “Obama” Target, Others Remain

The ultimate horror (pic)

Concerns about the 'Common Core'

GOP's strategy to reach new Black voters

Just want to say...

Do we have to have the shock, "how could they?" dance if Sanford is returned

Bring it on assholes!!!

My Grandpa's Funeral.

New Democratic Coalition & Old Democratic Coalition

What's for Dinner ~ Monday May 6th

"I See Rude People" tonight on Coast to Coast AM

"Being open-minded doesn't simply mean being skeptical...

'New Colossus'

I guess this is why Obama chose Mary Jo White for the SEC


Japanese government spiraling out of control

This will always make me cry, very hard.

"Winning The Game Of Life" (at risk youth learn winning by losing) Best story I've seen in a while

"The truth is still the truth"

Anyone awake? If so, whatcha doing?

If any of you watched Mad Man last night..

want to play PUNCH LINE ?

Another excellent observation about conservatives

People Are Giving Their Pets Medical Marijuana

Anti-incumbent momentum continues in Minneapolis

purple, red, pink, green, brown, gold .........

May 6: National Crêpes Suzette Day

Overseas UK pensions 'blocked for spouses'

So, whassup with marijuana legalization?

Arctic Ocean 'acidifying rapidly'

Malaysia PM faces limited future after worst electoral showing

Aetna will drop out of health insurance exchanges if they are not profitable enough

Paul Krugman: Not Enough Inflation

Ready for Rationing? Why We Should Put the Brakes on Consumption if We Want to Survive

Bankers as Terrorists: Mortgages in the Era of Mass Terror

Fukushima ocean radiation panel to be live-streamed May 9 at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

A Federal Firearms Operator's License

Unlocking independence - Students create robotic locker opener for classmate

The Death of Truth

Authorization for Use of Military Force: a blank check for war without end

Lesley Stahl’s Giant Conflict of Interest–And A Lesson About Ethical Corruption

PPP: Sanford has momentum

A Federal Firearms Operator's License

Bill Moyers/Michael Winship: Gun Madness v. Gun Sanity

A Federal Firearms Operator's License

Israeli PM visits China after Syria strikes

Meals on Wheels budget cuts: 'Slowly developing crisis'

Humans to Mars Summit at George Washington University May 6-8 live webcast

Zappa redux

Single mother's simple error earns her $14 million lottery prize

Venezuela's Maduro Visits Uruguay On First Overseas Trip Since Becoming President

Breaking News: Some Bullshit Happening Somewhere

5 Ways That Raw, Unregulated Capitalism Is Acting Like a Cancer on American Society

German Outpost Born of Racism in 1887 Blends Into Paraguay

NARAL's New Leader Ilyse Hogue Aims to Change the Way America Talks About Reproductive Rights

A thank you and a update....

April NICS checks up 20% over April, 2012

Inside the Collapsing Media Empire of Deceased GOP Sleaze-Peddler Andrew Breitbart

Peru deputy minister resigns as Humala rolls back indigenous law

Maybe it's not POLITICAL or FINANCIAL cowardice. . . .

NJ Senator Buono has money problems in Governors race

Greg Palast: FBI Spiked Chechen Jihadi Investigation

Not Ready for War Drones

Neo-Nazi murders: Beate Zschaepe goes on trial in Germany

Why Due Process Is Important For Accused Terrorists

The Escherian Stairwell

Feds: Hepatitis B no barrier to health practice

Egypt's Birth Rate Highest In More Than 20 Years; Family Planning Disappearing From Public Policy

Today's Edition of WTF

13 corrections officers indicted in Md., accused of aiding gang’s drug scheme

Drone Strikes Are Winning War in Yemen -- for Al-Qaeda

Guilt-free clothing (Petition)

Bomb at Islamist party rally in Pakistan kills 14

Fracking ourselves to death in Pennsylvania

YouTube to charge for watching videos: Monthly subscription channels set to launch this week

Squat Wanker says 4th of July celebrations are anti-government

Legal eagles, how does it usually go when somebody’s dog attacks you—as far as suing the owner?

The Secret of the Weak Recovery: We Had a F***ing Housing Bubble by Dean Baker

The other end of America's clothing glut

Why we (on the left) will likely never have the government we desire or deserve...

Big Oil's (Taxpayer Subsidized) Big Profits

Yesterday was International Women's Day - but I only saw this today

Motor vehicle crashes: A little-known risk to returning veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan

Afghanistan warns Pakistan after border clash erupts again

Taxpayer-Rich Republicans Angling to End Public-Sector Overtime Pay

A Hundred Hungry Men at Guantánamo

Remains of Indiana Civil War vets headed to Arlington National Cemetery

"I'm your huckleberry" seems like an unusually erotic threat to issue

Grads preferred to grandmas in proposed U.S. immigration bill

'Every Single Family in the World Is a Nontraditional Family'

From the Lion's Den: An Open Letter (and Invitation) to Vietnam Veterans

How Social Networks Drive Black Unemployment

Radioactive materials lost in more than 30 incidents over past decade{uk}

Police in Springfield, Mass. adopt Iraq-style ‘counterinsurgency’ tactics

CJR - Measles, Whooping Cough, Mumps, Rubella - Brought To You By "Balanced" Reporting

Fracking ourselves to death in Pennsylvania

Obama's Treasury Dept Fighting Legislation That Would End Too Big To Fail Banks- w/ David Dayen

Israel to Assad: air strikes did not aim to help Syria rebels

Saudi Arabia reports two more deaths from SARS-like virus

Weekly Weather 5/6 -- Anne Ortelee

Carville Calls Cruz ‘The Most Talented And Fearless Republican Politician’ In 30 Years

N.C. fracking rule pulled after Halliburton objects

Study: Climate-driven mega hurricanes have sights set on Hawaii

Another request about gun threads in GD

Chris Christie killed a spider and PETA is pissed.

Links to Online voters guides for various parts of PA. for primary election on Tues. May 21

Fox News chief ordered Geraldo Rivera’s mic cut for defending Obama on Benghazi: report

Does your hometown have a song?

Fox News chief ordered Geraldo Rivera’s mic cut for defending Obama on Benghazi: report

chuck todd just reported that the house of reps will be holding benghazi meetings this week....

ALEC has a "most wanted" list of critics--scary.

The Death of Truth

They’ve Lost Fox And Friends: GOP Claims Of Benghazi ‘Cover Up’ Collapses

'Volatile mix': Kids at risk for suicide can get guns, report finds

Tech group pushing to ease rules for exporting broken phones

UN strongly suspects Syrian rebels used sarin gas

Meet a Muslim Person (this video doesn't have any zombie content)

Monday Toon Roundup 1- The Prisoner of Gitmo

Monday Toon Roundup 2- Guns (warning, upsetting)

Monday Toon Roundup 3-Worker deaths

Monday Toon Roundup 4- The rest

Hypocrites With Fat Wallets: CEOs Want It All

Who Can Perform a Handfasting?

The Bite of the Apple: Firm Dodges Enough Taxes to Cover Much of Sequester

Third attempted repeal of the “Louisiana Science Education Act”

Report: 70 percent of millennials support marriage equality

Colombia's Uribe slams Venezuelan 'dictator' Maduro

Ohio house budget would bar elementary school students from taking public transit to school

I scored a day off today. Anybody want to hang out?

For Los Angeles, an End to the ‘Free’ Subway Ride

Study: Obamacare May Reduce Premiums In New York

The Jefferson Memorial, Washington D.C. - Panel 4

"Not that anybody asked, but ... "


‘Act of Congress’: How Barney Frank foiled the banking lobby to form a new financial watchdog

A lovely blog post by a fellow DUer...

Could you please advise jurors to stop insulting & attacking alerters via their "explanations"?

A Conservative does a pretty good job of explaining the Senate

Whitewash - By Frank Rich

Grifter, Loser

A One-Handed Game of Calvinball (Politics in the American Present)

Would any of our Sophisticated Theologians™ here at DU care to comment on this?

Sucking Your Child’s Pacifier Clean May Have Benefits

Benghazi Whistleblowers Reveal Their Clinton Cover-up Moment

The Ghost of Sandra Fluke Is Haunting Rush Limbaugh's Mega-Deal

Fabio Martinez Castilla: Abortion is Worse Than Child Rape, Says Mexican Archbishop

Obama knocks GOP as U.S. airports drop in rankings

UN Sources Say Syrian Rebels — Not Assad — Used Sarin Gas

Ignoring the Whys of Terrorism

Resistance through reality TV? Young Palestinians battle to become 'President'

Last Hope in Ruins: Bangladesh’s Race to Save Shaheena

California Girds for Severe Fire Season as Dry Lands Burn

I posted my first diary to DailyKos

C'mon DU, This Kid w/Autism Could Use A Random Act Of Kindness (no $, just kindness...Got Some?)

The New Misogyny: “bro-culture” pastors, sexist Christian comedians

Professor Richard Wolff's Economic Update: May Day and Labor (audio link)

GM Plans About $16 Billion in Investments in U.S. by 2016

Syria Threat Over Israel Air Strike Risks Wider Conflict

Bold Stroke: New Font Helps Dyslexics Read

Today in Peace and Justice history on May 6, 1970

Today in Peace and Justice history on May 6, 1970

How to break the budget process (Republicans reject "regular order")

Obama needs to ask himself why even his supporters are growing impatient

DFA Releases Polling in VA House Races, Endorses Murphy in VA-34

"Why "connecting the dots" is the wrong way to think about stopping terrorism"

Bill would let Missouri casinos extend credit to gamblers

Chicago Muslims Irate Over ‘Suicide Bomber’ Doll Parody

Whitewash - By Frank Rich (X-posted in GD)

Esquire Magazine: Corbett is Dead Governor Walking

Giulio Andreotti, former Italian prime minister, dies aged 94

Warren Buffett: Buy stocks, beware bonds

Sorry. Monday. Back to work for most of you.

Wanna keep your lunch today?

Meat is evil. Tasty, tasty evil.

Man up, tree.

Mondays are Laundry Day around Casa de MiddleFingerMom.

MiddleFingerMom may not know art... but he knows what he likes.

Gingrich: LGBT rights fight ‘one sided’ because Catholics are oppressed too

Intimidation in Venezuela: the case of Miguel Angel Hernandez

Photo: Lincoln at Gettysburg

Motion: Release man accused of lying after blasts

Roger Ailes ordered Geraldo Rivera’s mic cut for defending Obama on Benghazi

From the Colon-bus Disptach: "Tea Party has had it with GOP"

. . . and tried to buy the stairway to heaven

Krugman: "It's Time For A U-Turn"

EU to propose punitive duties on Chinese solar panels

The inmates shouldn't run the asylum. The stupid kids shouldn't get to teach the rest of the school


Sanford challenges questions with spontaneous poll of women (douchebag alert)

If you haven't heard it yet, click for this weeks show re: Workers rights vs Weathy/Corps and More

Vendor That Pulled ‘Obama’ Target At NRA Convention Also Sells ‘The Ex’ Target

S.Korea Pays US$13 Million to Pull Out of Kaesong

Burning question: what kind of handbasket do you go to hell in?

Mexico’s Community Radio Stations Fight for Survival and Recognition

Deadhead Drops Out of Economy, Tunes Into Scofflaw Nation: Books

In case you haven't seen this. Regarding Republican politicization of Benghazi...

This is an honest question with no agenda behind it.

jet stream pattern is bringing a bizarre combination of heavy May snows, flooding, extreme fire...

BanglaTexas (cartoon)

Al Qaeda Headquarters in Libya

Grampy McCain says Benghazi just like Iran-Contra.

Former FBI Agent Confirms the Surveillance State Is Real

Mark Sanford just might win South Carolina seat

Why Your Supermarket Only Sells 5 Kinds of Apples

Working sick and poor explained in pictures..take note republicans..(dial up)

A Constitutional question for my congressman

got an email from a local realtor

Roberto Carlos denounces Maduro for using his music

I haven't deleted them yet: people I've lost still in my email/phone lists.

After Boston, A Look At The Dark Side Of Teen Immigration

Why parents should leave their kids alone

Europe Bans Bee-Harming Pesticides; US Keeps Spraying

Vendor That Pulled ‘Obama’ Target At NRA Convention Also Sells ‘The Ex’ Target

Getting rich off global warming

Venezuela to Tap Military to Fight Crime

Bill Clintion tried to reunite Led Zepplin for Sandy benefit concert

Ad Uses Lenticular Photo Used To Secretly Convey Hot Line Number To Abused Kids

Congrats America! Your generous subsidies have payed off - Making Walmart #1 on Forbes Fortune 500

History quiz......anyone remember this????

The Crazy Hurts...

Farrell’s notorious comments on date rape: Not any more defensible in context than out of it

Water Polo Brawl

Germany: Man who worked at Auschwitz arrested

Gwynne Dyer: The Third Option

Making Way for Worker Co-ops

Company That Sold Rifle That Killed 2-Year-Old Yanks Its Kids Advertising

Feminazis stole my ice cream!

My roommate had a heart attack last night

Blumenthal: NRA Has Brought ‘Disgrace’ And ‘Shame’ On Itself

This past weekend in Richmond, VA

Kluwe (Vikings punter, outspoken gay-rights supporter) is cut.

HAPPENING NOW: Kentucky gun owners and moms rally outside Mitch McConnell's office

FBI: Raid Of Minn. Home That Netted Suspected Pipe Bombs, Firearms Disrupted 'Terror Attack'

Why did Komen for the Cure give Nancy Brinker a 64 percent raise?

Pic Of The Moment: Five Heartwarming Headlines From NRA Convention Weekend

Madrid air show crash.

Yellow Fever: The Exotification of Asian Women

Rush Limbaugh may leave radio network over advertising fallout

Does anyone know how to stop a dog from eating string(s) and

Movie Quotes - give us some dialog (if you can), not just a quote.

Happy Nurse Appreciation Week!

A Boy And His Atom: The World's Smallest Movie

"You can only explain Bradley Manning by his virtues."

Fighting Words Against Big Data‘Who Owns the Future?’ by Jaron Lanier

Ten Grand

Disturbing: Private "Charter" Schools Using No Teachers! Kids Sit Alone in Cubicles.

Fort Bend County Local Race getting Fun

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week!

Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect's Friend Released on Bond

911 Fails: Man Calls 911 To Complain Drug Dealer Didn't Show On Time

The Hottest New Trend in Children's Fashion? Anything Bulletproof

Retired British Man Builds 25m Cookoo Clock So He Won't Be Late Again

Chicago Transit Authority to give private security firm the boot

Papantonio: The FDA’s Revolving Door

Problem posting OPS

Parents of Wisconsin man held in triple homicide say they warned authorities about son

My local Congress Critter is an idiot

Russia, China Express Alarm After Israel Hits Syria

The Ingriedts of Freedom!

Turkey Fears Russia Too Much to Intervene in Syria

Wisconsin Bill Would Treat Organic Milk, Sharp Cheddar, Brown Eggs as "Junk Food"

Hartman: Conversations w/Great Minds: Lee Fang, The Machine: A Field Guide to the Resurgent Right P1

Across The Country, Renters Are Getting Crushed By Housing Costs

Hartman: Conversations w/Great Minds: Lee Fang, The Machine: A Field Guide to the Resurgent Right P2

This was posted yesterday at FReekshow.

Reverse Robin Hood at its Finest

Quite possibly the most racist item ever.

The Battle of Epping Forest, Kashmir, Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun or

Next time you're at a protest...

If you haven't voted in the May photo contest yet,

PETA's actual statement on Christie and the spider

"Meet Monsanto's number one lobbyist: Barack Obama"

Activists: Israeli strike kills 42 Syrian soldiers

Rick Perry compares “courageous” anti-LGBT equality activists to abolitionists

What Glenn Beck is saying this morning is extremely dangerous

Toon: Guns for kids: Another great idea from the American Firearms Industry

We all know it is impossible to shame Republican politicians but is it impossible to shame those

Summer 2013 Transfer Thread

Calif. Supreme Court Rules Cities Can Ban Pot Dispensaries

Israel Razes Land, Demolishes Wells west of Hebron

North Olmsted boy killed in hit-and-run

Nationalism, Minority Rights and Citizenship in Indonesia

Chris Kluwe tweets he's been released by Vikings

Tweet from Paul Lander

Westboro Baptist Church Plans To Picket Graceland

Classy NRA Eventually Bans Target of Obama Bleeding at its Convention, but it was sold for two days

The religion of children

Top California GOP Activist Ousted After Rape Remarks

Video: Pat Robertson compares homosexuals to murderers, rapists, and thieves.

Could Immigration Reform Bill Emerging This Week Set Off Another Conservative Backlash?

Is he playing golf, AGAIN?

Religion, trade and the sea

The ‘naked pope’ and Catholic outrage

OFA Petition to Congress to reduce gun violence:

Dad And Son Make A Killing Marketing And Selling Guns For Kids

Violence & Silence: Jackson Katz, Ph.D at TEDxFiDiWomen

Dumb Criminals: Woman Celebrates End Of DUI With Brand New DUI

New York to Sue Wells Fargo and Bank of America Over Settlement Violations.

I guess if in the NFL you speak get let go...

'Google is jeopardising the Middle East peace process': Israel’s deputy foreign minister Zeev Elkin

Afghanistan War Is Not a Just War

Top Ten Conservative Idiots

Reading between the lines

Man develops bullet-resistant device to protect, well, you know...

Oopsy! Arctic plankton will switch from sink to source in warmer oceans

Greece's people show the politicians how to fight Golden Dawn (the neo-Nazi party)

Heritage Claims Immigration Reform Will Cost $6.3 Trillion, Sparking Conservative Civil War

House GOP looking for another deal on the debt limit..

Papantonio: Millennials Becoming Engaged In Civic Activism

Elizabeth Smart: Abstinence Education Teaches Rape Victims They’re Worthless, Dirty, And Filthy

Is this the only known photo of Einstein's Mass-Energy Equivalence formula?

This woman's sign is clearly winning....

Papantonio: Are You Smarter Than A Republican?

Funny line I saw about Rush Limbaugh...

Diplomat claims US forces told to stand down in Benghazi

our psychopathic culture.

Man Who Killed People Like "Dexter", Allowed To Watch "Dexter" Behind Bars

From India: New American Bill (Immigration Reform) Threatens Indian Outsourcing Companies

Sucking On Your Kids' Pacifier Could Have Health Benefits

Reid: Background Checks May Have ‘A Couple More Votes’ Now

Discovery Church pastor resigns after admitting to affair

The Onion's Social Media Feed Hacked By Syrian Electronic Army

State's high court: Calif cities can ban pot shops

SLAPP? The GreenTech Automotive, Inc. v. Libel Suit

Mass. GOP candidate Gomez on his own for now

Margaret Ruth Groening (1919 - 2013)

"Nullification" strikes Kansas. (It's not just a Southern thing, anymore. It's a republican thing.)

Another nifty fact for you…

Mass. diocese leader arrested for DUI in RI

Reid To GOP: Come To The Table For A Budget Deal

Holy Crap! Not a good week for bridal parties.

East about to be overrun by billions of cicadas

California wildfire 'contained by Tuesday'

Eurozone recession set to deepen as private sector shrinks for 15th month

What if the Teabaggers were around back in 1776…

Asparagus question

Has anyone else noticed....

She makes you sick, takes your money, then bumps you off

Sloane Stephens rips Serena Williams in latest interview

For the 50+ crowd. Wright Bros., Sputnik and Today

Obama hopes to keep economy in national spotlight

Now WHY would the FBI erect this billboard in Newark, NJ?

Credibility Poll

When fate shifts just to fuck with you…

‘World’s first 3-D printable handgun’ under fire

Should I call this company back or just let it go?

A home for the road…

The reason I call her Marcybutt

Is 'Alpha House' parody of GOP on target?

The Conspiracy Theorist Glossary

The "More Work, Less Pay" Act: 5 Things You Need to Know (Photo)

Americans For Tax Reform: Heritage Immigration Study ‘Flawed’

Virtual hugs anyone?

GOP pushes bogus workplace bill from 1996

Workers Claim Racial Bias in Farms’ Hiring of Immigrants.

Update: Recovery Measures (four charts)

"Our Convictions?!?" I'd just settle for HIS conviction and sentencing…

Yeah, this sounds just about right.....

Listen: Chris Hedges Interviews Julian Assange

For Salmon Chanted Evening (I couldn't resist when I saw this)

Ellen Page back again as Kitty Pryde in ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’

Senate chairman pushed for arming Syrian rebels

'Cops' Moving to Spike TV in Fall

Greece not tough enough on rich tax evaders, IMF says

Air Force Officer In Charge Of Sexual Assault Prevention Arrested For Sexual Battery

Bank of America and Wells Fargo to be sued by New York

Another One Bites the Dust: Inaccurate Rape Beliefs Take Another Republican Down

Long time LA news anchor Mario Machado dies at 78

Here’s “The Ex” shooting target that Zombie Industries sells (trigger warning)

Tea Party Racist & Homophobe button

Eyes on the Road - Most Parents Multitask While Driving

Liberator - Dawn of the Wiki Weapons

3-D-printed gun available for download after firing first shots

Fox and Friends "Corrections"

Column: No, we don't need a revolution

Former New Mexico Governor: Ted Cruz not a “Hispanic” politician

A nifty banana fact for you…

Petition started to bring Tebow to Jaguars

FBI Agents Association endorses Rep. Mike Rogers to bureau’s new leader

NY State Senator Sampson Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Corruption Charges

The Koch Brothers – Exposed!

Durham County- a series from Canada that's very good

The Democratic Dilemma: It’s Still the Economy...How to get Dem Voters for 2014!

WV High School Uses Secret Funds to Hire Insane Fundagelical who Verbally Abuses Students

Study finds bearded men are more attractive

Is this the only known photo of Einstein's Mass-Energy Equivalence formula?

Did John Roberts and Nino Scalia Kill the Republican Party with Citizens United?


We Need Another Democrat

Rush Limbaugh Whining Over Blame For Millions In Losses: Boycotters Doing Happy Dance

Rec this thread about nothing

Bay Area ‘Lewd Behavior’ Ban On Pooping Or Peeing On Subways Goes Into Effect

Vanguard: Debt-ceiling debate cost $112 billion over past two yrs; uncertainty costs 45k jobs/month

Just for shits and giggles.

Tim Tebow is named Forbes' most influential athlete of 2013

Air Force Sexual Assault Prevention Chief arrested for....

The Koch Brothers – Exposed!

Republicans pushing for an alternative to overtime pay.

The Shape of Time | John Michael Greer

Chris Christie’s Reelection Campaign Receives ‘Unprecedented’ Financial Support

The Gun From - In The Line Of Fire


"these people, politically, want to cut his heart out and throw his liver to the dogs."

Make Me Retch: "Obama's 'try anything' bid to woo GOP moves from dinner to golf course"

Anybody else notice the gazillion threads celebrating the firing of the 3-D gun?

Court: California cities can ban pot shops

Texas House Approves 12 Firearms Bills To Put More Guns In Classrooms And Defy Federal Law

Huckabee: Benghazi will drive Obama from office

Michael Shermer...anyone read his books?/

Elizabeth Smart: Abstinence Education Teaches Rape Victims They’re Worthless, Dirty, And Filthy

Threads like this are where an unrec button would really come in handy

Mack (tabby) and Mabel (B&W) Sleeping

Sure, you *could* print a crappy gun with a 3D printer. (Warning, heartwarming video)

Cute joke from Ellen DeGeneres

House passes campus-carry bill 102-41

Kerry Betting On The Wrong Horses

Unless it can proved that a movie or video game is MORE responsible for a bullet-ridden corpse...

We're getting beat on preschool. Dial up warning.


The Capt. Obvious Thread

Eyes of the Rainbow

Spring Heralds the Return of the Woo Girls

State (of California): Fining PG&E 'does not make sense'

FWIW, few drivers nabbed by texting bans

They’ve Lost Fox And Friends: GOP Claims Of Benghazi ‘Cover Up’ Collapses

Palisades reactor down 9th time since 2011; leaks radioactive water into Lake Michigan.

Teamsters persist in drive to unionize truckers at L.A. and Long Beach ports

Hallelujah -- rain!

Secondary Cockpit Barrier Legislation Introduced in U.S.

Air Force's sex-abuse prevention honcho charged with sexual battery

"Indestructible" K-9 who changed legislation dies

Boston, Brazil and Islam: Irrational Rhetoric, Illegal Wars | Ramzy Baroud

Vendor Pulls ‘Obama’ Target From Booth At NRA Convention

Business Owners Protest Anti-Tobacco Legislation At City Council Hearing

Legislation That Would Deny Schools Ability to Suspend Defiant Students Riles Assemblyman

Schumer: the ramifications of untraceable guns is 'stomach-churning.'

Kim Jong-un's Chinese Godfather | NTD China Uncensored

BBC..Masters of Money

Breath Mints Support Limo Driver's DWI Bust

Science at the EPA

MSNBC Goes on Nerd Hiring Spree

Richard Trumka on White House Facilitating Walmart’s Public Relations Move

The war has already started.

New York federal courthouse blocks from the WTC is getting a $10 million security boost

Bill Gates: iPad Users 'Frustrated'

A Muslim woman's critique of FEMEN

Workers at Arlington plant that produces bumpers join UAW

Lego Apologizes for Cat-Calling Sticker

Mexican Immigration Will Be an Issue as Long as the Nation has a Third World Economy

Israel Tries To Tamp Down Syrian Anger After Killing Dozens Of Its Elite Soldiers

When someone "reminds" me that Ford didn't get a bailout ... should I remind them that

"How Colonoscopies Are Like Home Renovations" (Rahm's Brother Compares Life Saving Procedure)

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 7 May 2013

Syria's Assad Likely Behind Chemical Weapons Use, White House Says

(Maldives) Police take 16 year-old girl into custody for “dressing inappropriately”

Air Force staffer who led sexual assault prevention unit charged with groping

Tickets for Boston Strong Concert~~~Sell out in minutes today!

Senate Passes Bill Letting States Tax Online Sales

One cat is smarter than 4 dogs. Video proof

Billions In U.S. Aid Haven't Bought Peace In The Middle East (GRAPHIC)

E.J. Dionne and Robert Borosage agree: push the President's best initiatives.

MA. Funeral director has helped poor and forgotten for decades

Linguists identify 15,000-year-old ‘ultraconserved words’

New Republic: Austerity - The History of a Pernicious Idea

North Korea missiles moved away from launch site: U.S. officials

Slovenia considers privatizations to avoid bailout

Missing teens Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesus found alive (Cleveland)

My son is going to be a precinct judge in the election next Tuesday

A question to Wayne LaPierre

Israel Issues Demolition Orders To 11 Ramallah Homes

A simple question?

Vitas Hospice, Largest For Profit Hospice, Accused by the DOJ of Medicare Fraud.