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Archives: September 11, 2014

Palestinians said heading to Syria, Iraq to join Islamic State

Should a 14-Year-Old Pennsylvania Boy Be Punished for Supposed Desecration of a Statue of Jesus?

Anyone know what time Obama will be on? Thanks n/t

Sen. Sanders Responds to Cruz on Citizens United: What a Joke?

Russia tests ICBM as Putin says nuclear deterrent must be maintained

Yoshinori Sakai Dies at 69 - lit Olympic Torch 1964, born in Hiroshima 8/6/45

lens for a high school football game

How many Iraqi and ME journalists were killed by Bushco

Can Bennett shake Israel's national-religious old guard into a modern new party?

One would think that with "September the 11th" arriving in under 7 hours

I vey rarely comment but I need to rant about right wing "hero" Putin. Explectitives to follow:

“I think our enemy stands on 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.”

Cat help?

Visionary cabbie warms netizens’ hearts

Catholic Nuns Aiding Africa's Battered Wives Are Raped and Murdered

The same lying fearmongering media is doing the polls telling us we believe them

Tune In: President Obama Addresses the Nation on the ISIL Threat 9p.m. ET

Thanks to DU "undeterred", is there a "word" drinking game tonight? Please suggest

Does anyone know of a So Cal radio station

I think this is a very odd product.

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseeker Check In!! Church Night!!Prayer for the Dying

14 Year Old Poses With Statue, Charged with Desecration by Cops

I'm going to listen to the President and then turn off

GA Public HS Teacher Takes Leave Because He Can't Discuss God and Jesus.

interesting that chuck todd is not on the msnbc panel

Ancient swamp creature had lips like Mick Jagger

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Thursday, 11 September 2014

Dem Rep: Our Middle East Problems Go Beyond Who Controls The White House

How Hillary Clinton's State Department sold fracking to the world

Sept. 21 2014 in NYC: People's Climate March - THIS WILL BE HUGE!!!! BE THERE

To every professional shill engaged in apologism for more MIC slaughter for profit,

Thank you Mr. President

American exceptionalism on steroids

Eye of the Puppy

Is DU very slow now or cutting out altogether for anyone

“Erase the Tapes!”: The Beginning of the End for Roger Goodell

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has a tumor

Zuluaga campaign worker indicted for espionage and conspiracy

Am I the only one having problems with DU crashing this eve ?

Kerry: US troops might deploy to Iraq if there are ‘very dramatic changes’

It’s Not Just Ray Rice: Dave Zirin on the NFL’s History of Condoning Domestic Abuse

Drip, drip, drip. 475 MORE troops on the ground in Iraq, CREEEEEP into Syria.

It’s Not Just Ray Rice: Dave Zirin on the NFL’s History of Condoning Domestic Abuse

Actor Richard Kiel, former Bond villain, has died

Congress probes NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Ray Rice case

not impressed by richard engel

Sept. 21: Peoples Climate March Planned Ahead of UN Summit

So how are we supposed to pay for yet another war?

Woman Helps Feral Cats Surviving on Bird Seed in Snow

I was wondering when they (MSNBC) would dust John McCain off

Oh for fuck's sake, John McCain on Rachel's hour

F**k mccain!

Just another reminder for everyone watching McCain on CNN right

lies, lies, withdrawing of troops in Iraq did not create ISIS.

Extending a Legacy of War

Fricken Mcclain posed with the ISIL...get him off my TV

Thank you, Rev Al!

11 september in history

Many Iranians, the ‘Evidence’ Is Clear: ISIS Is an American Invention

Why does the US get away with leaving weapons of war in other countries?

Wow! A small group of extremists has the world by the balls.

Peru's Modern Economy Clashes With Its Past

mountain meadows massacre (mormon massacre) 11 september 1857

One of the greatest movie Trilogies of our lifetime will finally release the 3 part...

EU Frets Over Russia Sanctions Amid Fragile Ukraine Truce

Mountain Meadows Massacre quilt to be unveiled

Expanded war in Iraq, and war in Syria.

This day in history...September 10, 2014. John McCain is still an asshole

Judge doesn’t think Argentina violating his order

Please DU I need your thoughts and prayers tonight

Judge doesn’t think Argentina violating his order

Nothing says "We are not a news organization, we just play one on TV", than CNN's tracking poll

Idaho Arms Teachers; Teacher Shoots Himself In Foot On First Week Of Classes

Who listened to McCain and what did he say?

Germans Want Cooler Relations With USA

FULL TEXT: President Obama's Speech On ISIS

Thanks, Rachel, for recognizing the difference between President Obama

Three more on instagram

Three more on instagram

Marijuana case vs. Bernie Goetz dismissed

We may disagree or agree on the POTUS tonight, but

Honduras arrests alleged drug trafficker wanted by the U.S.

Could Obama Be Prosecuted for War Crimes?

So we are going to arm sunni syrians and violate Syria's airspace to attack sunni syrians

Is It Me Or Does It Seem Like We Are Just Daring ISIS To Kidnap Or Capture One Of Our Advisors.....

Jay Carney on CNN now

Sinking Iceland volcano crater raises flood worries

I feel so good that after the President announcement I turned of the idiot box, so I didn't have to

Sons of Anarchy Season Premier: My take on what's coming (SPOILER ALERT)

Cheney about to make more money ..Halliburton.

Hazardous waste-eating bacteria discovered

I realize this is not a popular sentiment, but I don't give a damn

WND has a new addition to it's usual cast of nutters...

They passed that law???

We won the war in Iraq

Scientists: Strong Solar Storm Heading to Earth

In the name of profit Target and Home Depot refused to protect customers

A Marxist Perspective on Scottish Independence

A Marxist Perspective on Scottish Independence

About the ex-Iraqi generals leading Isis (the Marriage is on the rocks)

Video Shows Witnesses' Disbelief Following Michael Brown Shooting

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Net Neutrality

Charles Blow Speaks for Me: "HERE WE GO AGAIN"

"Why Health Insurance Shareholders Are Loving Obamacare"

Pawpaws not any old fruit, and this isn’t any old festival

Romney headlines Christie birthday fundraiser

Laibach: War! What is it good for?

A 13-year-old piano prodigy is treated as a truant instead of a star student.

Arabian Sea Dead Zone Now Size Of Texas; Plankton Blooms Turning Ocean Emerald Green

Islamic State crisis: Obama threatens action in Syria

Sen. Sanders: Lessons from the War in Iraq

Heaviest Rainfall In 50 Years Kills Hundreds In Kashmir, Nearly 50,000 Evacuated

C-SPAN: Dave Domina Oral Argument at NE Supreme Court Hearing on KXL pipeline

TCM Schedule for Thursday, September 11, 2014 -- What's On Tonight - Jerry Lewis

WP Successfully Isolates Purified Obvium: "Rise In GHGs Spurs Fears Over Climate"

Huff Post: Photos capture amazon tribe as they beat and strip illegal loggers

The Most Educated Town In Every State

Remember when-"the President might know more than you do"

Climate Talks Blahblah World Leaders Gather Blahblah Promise Action Blahblah World Bank Blah UN Blah

If Scotland separated from the UK, what kind of Government will they switch to?

Stunning Study; Residents Living Near Gas Wells Have More Health Problems Than Those Farther Away

28 Surprising Places Triclosan Hides

Prayers needed

President Obama Addresses the Nation on the ISIL Threat

The new, tiresome culture of outrage

John McCain JayCarney Battle over Obama ISIS Speech

President Obama Addresses the Nation on the ISIL Threat

CNN Sucks So Badly , DOn Lemon just played a Clip of BUsh claiming he warned about ISIS

I just watched mccain calling Jay Carney a liar...mccain is a piece of dog shit!

When is the House of Representatives going to try and repeal the ACA, again? Have they

I just have to wonder if our ally Saudi Arabia does this crap on purpose.

Primary Tuesday: A Day of Infamy for Democracy Reformers that No One Noticed

This is What Happens to “Good Cops” Who Expose Corruption in their Departments

Like living in the ether world, and blocking out the news

Extension tubes?

Let me get this straight. US to bomb Syria to protects "its citizens" = OK, Russia sends troops

Disturbing review of the Cook et al. (2013) 97% paper

Regarding prominent leftists

Exclusive: PDVSA seeks bids for Citgo in potential $10 billion deal - sources

Venezuela in dilemma over hiking world's cheapest fuel

ISIS/ISIL funding?

Just a question about ISIS ...

Dallas church's sermon offers dangerous distortions of Islam

Naked Pictures on the Internet

Relationship kissoff song thread

Critics challenge Texas' new social studies textbooks

"Still, we continue to face a terrorist threat…"

Data discrepancy delays Texas voter ID trial

The Real Agenda Behind the Detention of David Ravelo

Did you hear Obama say tonight that we would be taking out Assad? I believe I did.

I figure if both the left and the right, along with the MSM are disappointed in how Obama is dealing

Obama got it wrong in his second sentence:

Grand jury clears former Hearne officer Stem in Pearlie Golden shooting (93 yr. old woman)

BOG POST*****The power to change this world one little boy and girl at a time.

Why don't conservative women's PACs raise as much money as their Democratic counterparts?

Brownsville jury awards $2M to man wrongfully convicted

Missouri Lawmakers Enact 3-Day Waiting Period For Abortion

Father of handcuffed man who drowned at Missouri lake calls for federal investigation

New Mexico sheriff hit with new indictment

OK. Say our military actions in Syria lead to the Assad regime being deposed

Small business - tax picture 2014 - 401k yea!!!

Stumbling onto war: an open letter to Obama

Cruz gets booed off stage ...LOL

From mondoweiss. That bastion of ethical op-eds

We need more copycat threads

Bernard Sanders (I-VT) - "There is no question that ISIS is a dangerous and brutal organization,"

We Must Degrow the 'Corporate Food Regime': Food Sovereignty Advocate

No boots on the ground, they will be wearing slippers.

What Happened to 92,000 Disappeared Colombians?

Time to repost this by William Pitt: Refresher Course on PNAC

What Obama shouda said

Maids Look to Join Chile’s Economic Miracle With New Law

Guarani Indians invented ‘football’

49ers, Pac-12 Networks suspend announcer Robinson (for domestic violence comments)

Am I the only one Ant-iCloud around here?

Amnesty International Ukraine must stop ongoing abuses, war crimes by pro-Ukrainian forces

Pimp my caramel.

LB John Abraham leaves Cardinals (Suffering memory loss)

Truck full of gas cylinders in an accident and the chaos that ensues

Where is this HoF section

President Poroshenko’s Gift to America

Jane Standley

Has DU given up on the injustice in Ferguson?

Holy snappy load times today, Batman! I can read the page almost before I click the link!

Ghost, zombie ghoul, dismembered body, or vampire, which does this look like to you?

Is Oscar Pistorius heading for prison?

World Leaders from 20 Nations Explain How to Dig Our Way Out of the Devastating War on Drugs

Why We Let Cops Get Away With Murder but Vilify Even the Best School Teachers

Why I Married My Abuser

Wrongfully Convicted, Leonard Peltier Is Turning 70 in Prison

Tim Tebow is on more fantasy rosters than Chad Henne


Primary Tuesday: A Day of Infamy for Democracy Reformers that No One Noticed

Residents living nearer natural gas wells report more health symptoms, Yale study says

U.S. drops contractor that did background checks for Snowden and Navy Yard shooter

Deutsche Bank Building

U.N. researchers: ‘Montreal Protocol’ has almost totally corrected damage to ozone layer


Outgoing Justice Department official: ‘We are not done’ investigating the big banks

The Most Senseless Environmental Crime of the 20th Century

Ted Cruz: SNL’s Lorne Michaels could be thrown in jail if Dems undo ‘Citizens United’

Stunning Portraits Of Europe's Modern Nomads{IMAGES}

NASA snapshots give you a dazzling look at Iceland’s erupting Bárðarbunga volcano

The Pentagon Attack In Context –with Tod Fletcher on Guns and Butter

Exposed: Corporate cash is the lifeblood of climate change denial on Capitol Hill

Why Didn't DU Take Part In The Fight For Net Neutrality?

Judge who ordered shock for disruptive ‘sovereign citizen’ banned from hearing cases

SC Speaker Harrell indicted for misconduct in (9) office, ethics violations

Casinos spending big to fight ballot question

US, Iraq have same child homicide rate – UNICEF

Europe's Deadly Borders: An Inside Look at EU's Shameful Immigration Policy

Today's the 40th Anniversary of the crash of Eastern Air Lines Flight 212

Groups Slam 'Corporate Takeover' of UN Climate Summit, Call for System Change

'Trojan Horse' Warns of Corporate-Friendly Trade Deal's Impending Dangers

US Airstrike Kills 11 Civilians: Afghan Officials

Profits Soar As Pentagon Leans on Private Corporations for Special Ops

It's 9/11 once again...

Cartoon for September 10, 2014: No Protection

Why do we not commemorate 12/7 that way we do 9/11?

Why Didn't DU Take Part In The Fight For Net Neutrality?

Judge in Oscar Pistorius Case Says State Hasn’t Proved Premeditated Murder

Corporations Screw Everybody

What's Wrong With U.S. Foreign Policy?

Ted Cruz Booed Off Stage At Middle East Christian Conference

Why Is SEC Sitting On Corporate Transparency Rules?


Man tied to deadly 2012 U.S. meningitis outbreak due in court in Boston

Navy: F-35 decision on track amid delays

Turkey refuses US permission for combat missions against ISIS

Gay Man Survives Homophobic Roommate's Skull-Crushing Hammer Attack

Savage, hilarious and true: "Help the Walton family"

Hugo Chavez’s Absence Felt on Wall Street Bond Desks

Switzerland 2016 and Japan 2020: Olympic games for robots and cyborgs

How many terms do we no longer use, besides racist ones that is?

Locals named ‘Kentucky Appalachian Heroes’

After the gift scandal | The game is much the same

Macworld to End Its Print Edition and Lay Off Many of Its Employees

Vets air out frustrations at Hampton VA forum

Expanded US strikes are 1st step in long campaign

Fingerprints in Oklahoma victim's car match convicted rapist, police testify during cold case murder

RBS would leave Scotland in case of independence

Chiquita to talk with potential buyers

This is a war of aggression

Remember this girl from Jurassic Park....

EU agrees to introduce new sanctions on Russia

How Hillary Clinton's State Department sold fracking to the world A trove of secret documents

China fines Audi, Chrysler on monopoly charges

Scottish Independence: 100 seconds of television that changed history.

Currency question at heart of Scottish debate

For my 40,000th post, thank you DU.

Aging Americans struggle to pay off student loans

38 men a day sexually assaulted in U.S. military

Notice to those in the Marysville, Tennessee area

Baby Bear Circus Act on Golf Course


Thursday Toon Roundup 1: War for Peace

Thursday Toon Roundup 2- CONgress and GOP

Thursday TOON Roundup 3- The Rest

Why ISIS and not Boko Haram?

Air Force stands alone in requiring atheists to say 'so help me God'

Robert Young, guitarist of Primal Scream, has died

September 11, 1973: Chile

The Case Against William Schabas

reached 24,989 posts - ask me anything...

Guess what ME country was left out of Obama's speech?

Poll: Likely voters strongly back Wolf for Pa. gov

Nothing good will come of this.

Sen Reid: 'Cheney more responsible than anyone for worst foreign policy decision in history of USA'

RBS will leave Scotland if voters back independence

Is it disorderly to wave a slogan in the House of Commons

The end of the iPod (classic): Goodbye to the little box that changed everything

NAS Jax runway sinkhole forces aircraft to divert

Cuomo pivots to November

Republican's plan to criticize Obama on ISIS no matter what he does or how it goes...

Rate Of Global Ocean Acidification Fastest Since Well Before Permian Extinction

How sure are you of your position re: US taking action against ISIS/ISIL?

In the words of Howard Zinn ...........

Wow! This is one 9/11 remembrance I can get behind; and it wasn't planned this way:

What a unified Democratic push for the Senate looks like, maybe

Oscar Pistorius will not be found guilty of murder.

Michael Stipe: ‘Are we that warlike, that childish, that afraid?’

Anybody here in or around Raleigh?

Hysteria over ISIS in the media and our sensational political dialogue is unjustified and unhelpful

Metals are Tanking.

Upstate New York News Thread Sept 11.

" I don't oppose all wars." -- Barack Obama

Everything is Wrong

300 of the heroes were dogs. Remembering them...

Michael Moore is being crticized for racism, not policy commentary

LeSean McCoy Tip: Charlie Sheen Just Promised $1,000 to PYT Server

Venezuela's annual inflation rises to 63.4%

Pathetic - the President's Speech

Cuomo’s no-decision approach to energy and the environment

Al Franken Drops a Truth Bomb On The Senate: Citizens United Is Money Laundering

How do you take care of your pets during the day?

Mayor de Blasio names new Chief Technology Officer

I'll be honest: I would not run into a building that was just struck by a plane.

"Wary of a War Vote"

What's really going on here?

Roger Goodell, empowered by greedy NFL owners and indifferent fans, must go now

Warning to War Supporters

Should Truman have handled the post-war era differently?

The President's speech optics: Looked forced, under duress

Dem Now today said that NYTimes reports Israel admits Hamas did not kidnap 3 teenagers.

Yes, this is all about energy--Syria, Iraq, IS, and the President's Speech.

Science And Spirituality: Could It Be?

College kids quit over "sweatshop" conditions while Chipotles 2 CEOs paid $58M

Net Neutrality, Sims 4 and the new IPhone, Ask FRANCIS!

Meet the New War, Same as the Old War

Discrimination suit poses multiple threats to Jeff Wilpon

Syria, Iran slam US strategy in fighting militants

If I had a cellphone-This would totally be my ringtone!

Ted Cruz speech to Christian group cut short by boos after Israel comments

Say it ain't so!

I'm watching the real time replay of Good Morning America on 9/11/01

City, Nation Mark 13 Years Since September 11th Attacks

It’s 9/11. Remember who attacked us. And who let it happen. And who made money from the attacks.

Slate's Fred Kaplan: Obama at War

Obama has learned a lot from the Bushes.

Appalling Even by Ken Cuccinelli "Standards"

So- the 1 year old grandchild is a real climber -

Cuomo ekes out primary win in Westchester hometown with 51 percent of vote; Teachout wins 7 towns

Ted Cruz Booed off State at John Ashcroft Event for Middle East Christians (my title)

Rights group accuses Israel of war crimes over Gaza school raids

High schooler wants this photo for yearbook portrait

Who profits from war? - - The Link Between War and Big Finance

Missouri enacts 72-hour abortion wait period

Israeli bulldozers enter Gaza border area

I am thankful Obama is president.

NYPD Watchdog Chair Says Chokehold Report Will Be "Troubling"

US Foreclosure Activity Up 7 Percent in August, RealtyTrac

Concluding Chapter to Part I of Let's Do What Works and Call it Capitalism

2014 9/11 Day Memorial Film Festival

Consumer Confidence in U.S. Falls to Lowest Level in Five Weeks

Upsetting the apple cart?

Sarah McLachlan ~ Answer

U.S. Jobless Claims Hit Two-Month High, Breaking Steady Decline

St Andrews cat Hamish McHamish dies (Scotland)

AIPAC backs Senate letter calling for PA to retake control of Gaza

EU to Pull Trigger on Russia Sanctions, Set Review Terms

Time for a new DU Mix Tape - This time it's all about The Clash

Paul George's ill-advised Twitter rant regarding Ray Rice's domestic violence

Did anyone catch the 'expert' on CNN this morning?"

Conservatives claim 9/11 attacks are the direct result of legalizing abortion in 1973

If the Rethugs had their way, we'd be sending half a million ground groups in there.

Mayweather vs Maidana II

The Psychosis of Permanent War

Kerry: U.S. troops might deploy to Iraq if ‘something very dramatic changes’

Six reasons Condoleezza Rice should not replace Goodell

Juan Cole: Obama’s ISIL Actions are Defensive (Minimalist), Despite Rhetoric of going on Offense

Britain won't join air strikes in Syria: foreign secretary

Anyone else know that Charles Manson had an album?

Rate President Obama's speech last night

Ukrainian Employer of Joe Biden’s Son Hires a D.C. Lobbyist

More and more autocrats are stifling criticism by barring non-governmental organisations from taking

Pic Of The Moment: Republicans Respond To Presidential Address

Rape Culture in the Alaskan Wilderness

The New York Times Just Issued the Best Correction You'll Read All Week

Dick Cheney, still blindly beating the drums of war

The New York Times Just Issued the Best Correction You'll Read All Week

Islamic State Talked of Entering U.S. Through Mexico

I have a room in our house that does not have its own heater. So I bought a life*pro heater for it.


General Mills Buys Annie’s Homegrown, Anti-GMO Proponents Go Berserk

A Parent's Love ~ I Cried After Watching This...

Florida woman creates $1000 handbags made of dog hair.

The Moody Blues - Question

Human Rights Watch Daily Brief, 11 September 2014

Santa Cruz man's lengthy tongue gets him into Guinness record book

Maybe I should have called him an idiot.

New Michael Brown Witnesses Speak Out: He Had His Hands Up

Boeing blasts Al Jazeera 787 documentary

Mission Creep (pic).....

Some Guy Is Doing Naked Handstands All Around the Globe (kinda NSFW)

Michael Savage: Obama Is Wiping Out Americans Through Diseases Carried By Migrant Kids

Another dumb criminal story

Advice for scammers: If you're going to call me and tell me that you're from Microsoft

It's so heartbreaking to watch us sleepwalk into another war

The Big Build - A Hands-on Family Festival of Tools, Trucks, and Construction

If GOP Had Its Way There Would Be 9 Month Waiting Periods For Abortion. Forget 72 Hrs.

Rebel Rivals of ISIS Fear U.S. Airstrikes Could Help Assad

They gave me a tin hat and they gave me a gun

U.N. confirms release of peacekeepers abducted by Syria rebels

Perspective: new Russian Flag looks familiar

Catalans protest to demand succession vote, boosted by Scotland referendum

We're in for it - weather wise

Ted Cruz walks out of Christian event after being booed

On the eve of the 13th anniversary of 911, we get a new war

Two-thirds of French want Hollande to quit

Contigency Plans: Reagan’s FEMA Administrator Giuffrida

Someone have the video, please...

Is the following the consequence of favoring "Freedom of Religion" over "Freedom From Religion"?...

Rockies are eliminated.

They gave me a tin hat and they gave me a gun

FBI raid targets sober home owner accused of fraud

California Passes Amended 'Job Killer' Sick Leave Bill

The Moon Comes Around Again

How would YOU handle the ISIS terrorist organization if you were in the Oval Office?

Tim Wu on his future, de Blasio, the political press

Mayan People’s Movement Defeats Monsanto Law in Guatemala

Dems call on GOP Rep. Michael Grimm to return illegal donations from Diana Durand

Inversion Delusion

Koch Brothers' Americans For Prosperity Seek To Kill Rail Proposals In Austin And San Antonio

NYC Metro and LI news thread Sept 11.

VIDEO: Atheist Mother Begs Ballwin Not to Put Up "In God We Trust" Sign

Alert! The Nipple Alerter has been banned!

Ring of Fire: Can Liberalism Replace Secularism?

For Every Dollar Spent on Fighting in the Middle East, We Invest One Dollar on Renewable Energy

Rosetta takes 'selfie' ahead of landing site selection

Why can't I have a pet baby pygmy hippo???

US churches feel beat of change: More diversity, more drums

Hot gossip from Alaska!1 Whole PALIN gang in party brawl: "Don't you know who I am?!1"

LOL ...

Catholic Confession Needs to Stay Confidential

Did anyone notice that we changed the name from ISIS to ISIL?

Do you agree with Michael Moore that Obama's ONLY accomplishment is being black while in office?

OMFG! Hell just froze over in Florida

The crazy things "racists" will say to cover their tracks

The actual racists are the New Democrats and Wall St. power brokers who promoted Obama

Japanese Newspaper Retracts Fukushima Disaster Story and Fires Editor

Eating Burgers for first time

City Council vote to ban horse-carriage industry may be delayed to 2015

Why are Venezuela’s supermarkets so empty?

How ISIS gets its funding (good, in-depth piece)

Where to go to college if you want the highest starting salary

Interfaith leadership key in diverse religious landscape

Times Square Performers Say New License Law Would Violate Their Civil Liberties

Middle Eastern Wars and Energy Indpependence

Jon Stewart to Roger Goodell/NFL: "You Done F*cked Up"

King: War with ISIS could last 'another 10, 15 years'

Utah elementary school teacher accidentally shoots herself in the leg- at school

iCloud security

(Wash. State) Supreme Court finds Legislature in contempt on education funding

When will Americans take on the biggest threat of all...

The end of the iPod: Goodbye to the little box that changed everything

Gay rights group, after recent victories, turns to a new frontier: the South

Jon Stewart to Roger Goodell/NFL: "You Done F*cked Up"

Thom Hartmann: Bin Laden - Still Bleeding Us Dry?

Thom Hartmann: Why We Need To Prosecute OUR Torturers

From a former DUer: "I know this may not be a popular sentiment today."

Bombing Syria: The next step in the PNAC playbook, remember?

Question: Pearl Harbor vs 9/11

Remembering 9/11.

He's going to need a bigger wiper.

Don't know if this is an outlier but maybe there's a bit of hope in IL after all.

A bucketful of yardsticks

A bucketful of yardsticks

Fox contributor: "Anti-testicular police" have unfairly ripped Ray Rice's "balls" off

7 right-wing Christians who got their comeuppance in hilarious ways

GoFundMe bans all content “relating to” abortion — leaves antiabortion campaigns active

President Obama is not "just like" former President George W. F. Bush.

International reaction to Obama's plans re ISIS: Germany and Turkey will not support

Call me shocked. Counterterrorism Experts claim ISIS threat "distorted" and "a farce"

What to do about American made clothing?

Republicans Expand Edge as Better Party Against Terrorism

NBC's Richard Engel says boots are already on the ground, embedded with local fighters in Iraq

So the United States is going all alone in these airstrikes. Anyone surprised?

Keith Olbermann: Roger Goodell Can't Resign, Because He Needs To Be FIRED

Inside Canada's New Corporate Weed System: Canadian Cannabis (Episode 1)

So our "allies" Turkey, UK and Germany have all refused to help fight ISIS?

Not holding out hope investigations into Gaza hostilities will lead to results other than whitewash

Never Forget (Except For The Stuff They Wish We’d Forget, You Can Go Ahead And Forget That Stuff)

I wanna know- Have you ever seen the rain?

Can it be that al-Qaeda has merely rebranded itself as ISIL?

US invades Poland. Greeted as liberators.

Loudoun supervisors approve new ethics ordinance; Delgaudio opposes

WTF ...152

Lest we forget, as 9/11 happened

ISIS: Republican Reaction To Obama Speech Reveals Much — About Them

ISIS, 9/11, and the Terrorism Time Loop

Send Ted Nugent to Iraq!

Hunter S. Thompson, 12 September 2001: "Fear and Loathing in America"

Russia Says Air Strikes In Syria Would Be Act Of Aggression Without U.N. Vote

Those "Missing" Persons flyers still haunt me (9/11)

No imminent threats: Invests 92L and 96E; TD's 6, 16E and 15; Tropical Storm Odile

De Blasio backs Obama on ISIS strikes

Oops! Thruway overbilled 35,000 EZ-Pass customers

Senator lists Corbett's contradictory statements on Common Core educational standards

It's 9/11 and this is what I will NEVER forget: (pictures)

Is "Lest we forget" a good policy?

If Congress has a problem with war and ISIS/ISIL just wait until Russia moves on Lithuania.

Catholic League will boycott 2015 NYC St. Pat's Parade over exclusion of pro-life group

posting facebook images.....

Syrian Opposition Backs Obama’S Anti-IS Plan, And Urges Action On Assad

Thom Hartmann: Democracy's High Stakes...Pay 2 Play

‘He Kept Us Safe’: Bush Ignored Repeated Warnings Of Terrorist Attack

FYI for this group, I am continuing my DU break.

Gaza march calls for saving national unity

Boehner Backs Obama on ISIS Fight.

Last known 9/11 Ground Zero search dog still lends a helping paw

Republican candidate essentially endorsed the Sandy Hook truther position!

No atheist should be permitted to serve in the U.S. military

Casino workers union raps gaming firm

No atheist should be permitted to serve in the U.S. military

OK, So ISIL is al-Quaeda, which means....

Condi Rice

Albany County Executive Dan McCoy vetoes tobacco ban

What would happen if US did nothing with ISIS ??

Philippine Bill Would Give Muslims Autonomy

9/11-Themed Discount Lands Bikram Yoga Studio in Hot Water

Fines result of 1st hearing

Thirteen Years

Live near fracking? You’re more likely to report health problems, new study says

Palins allegedly involved in big fight at snowmobile event

Washington Post on verdict for Oscar Pistorius:

Kansas High Court Rejects Kobach's Request To Transfer Senate Case

No ethics inquiry in lawmaker's fast-food protest

Sooo... I'm applying for a grant on behalf of the social services nonprofit for which I work.

Pat Robertson: Teens Turn Lesbian Because Of Naughty ‘Girl-On-Girl Movies’ and Molestation

Oops! How Hillary Clinton's State Department sold fracking to the world

Something just dawned on me about corporate expenditures in politics--

"Oceania was at war with Eurasia; . . ."

We cannot achieve a stable Iraq with the military. We could be fighting there for the next decade.

By Expanding Attacks Inside Syria, The US May Become Entangled In Rebel Rivalries

Ukraine Security Services Break Into Newspaper Office, Shut Down Website

‘One killing is too many’: African women’s rights group protests Pistorius trial

Arkansas State removing cross decal from football helmets

Prayers For 9/11

A Clevelander, Retired Flight Attendant, And Women’s Rights Pioneer

Inspired by Scotland, Catalans hold huge rally for independence from Spain

Repubs like McCain want us to forget why we pulled out all troops from Iraq in 2011.

Molotov cocktail thrown at office of black United States congressman from Missouri

American Family Assn.'s Bryan Fischer Calls For Atheists To Be Banned From Serving In Armed Forces

House bill cuts Amtrak funding 40 percent

Utah teacher accidentally shoots herself in leg at elementary school.

The Man in the Red Bandana

APNewsBreak: US sharply cutting deportations

Carving a place for women’s rights in Indonesia’s furniture trade

Fun with extension tubes

In Greenland: Follow the Water

Sen Elizabeth Warren Calls for Amendment to Overturn Citizens United

Speech on Inequality Interrupted by Royal Baby Announcement

Scott Brown Gets Cringeworthy Introduction

from Jack Trammel,

Would you make this deal?

Teen in trouble for humping Jesus's mouth

from Jack Trammell

From Dennis & Elizabeth Kucinich,

What's for Dinner, Thurs., Sept. 11, 2014

Eight Years and Nine Months (Mixcloud project)

The commercialization of 9/11 is sickening.

Hold me. My Albert is in the hospital.

Obama’s Breathtaking Expansion of a President’s Power To Make War

Greg Abbott Mansplains Health Care To The Ladies of Texas While Surrounded By Dudes

Dear NFL: Rihanna, domestic violence, and tonight's game in Baltimore

Short clip from CSPAN JULY 20, 1990 Book Discussion on: Every Spy a Prince

So guns in school, let's see how that's working out early in the school year

Cuomo Still Thinks He's Running for President

Barack Obama To Commemorate The Presidential Response To 911

Sarah Palin and Family Allegedly Involved in Giant Drunken Brawl at Snowmobile Party

5 Things the Religious Right Needs to Learn About the 10 Commandments

Since Pres Obama spoke last night I can't get this song out of my head.

Tough day. Here's Motown's best, to cheer you up.

The Supreme Court Will Almost Certainly Rule on Gay Marriage Again This Term

Palestinians condemn plan to forcibly transfer thousands of Bedouins

Chick-fil-A demotes woman after she took time off for a double mastectomy

How pharma (big and small) is preying on those unlucky enough to be sick

Eating Boogers for the first time

Eying Scotland, Spain Catalans seek secession vote

Miko Peled

We need three more entries for the September photo contest.

Admit it- you lick the nozzle...

Caffeine Killed My Family: Best Free Cure since Jesus Christ Himself

Elizabeth Warren drills Chief Business Officer For Federal Student Aid Student Loans

Since the Truce into Force, 25 Shooting Incidents at Fishing Boats, Detention of 6 Fishermen

This ought to be worth some laughs... Breitbart News LLC is being Audited by the IRS

Proud to wear their Ray Rice jerseys, huh?

International commission critical of Colombia’s anti-drug policies

Ted Cruz Gets Booed Off Stage At Middle East Christian Event

Feline traffic update

Colombian government hints at support for obligatory voting

Still waiting for an answer, war hawks: How We Gonna Pay For The New War?

My take on 9/11

Vaccine special on PBS

Georgia GOP official express concerns about ‘minority voters’

...The Palin family involved in a drunken 20 person brawl

Warren: Destroying ISIS should be 'No. 1 priority'

Wu has freaked out Cuomo and he's cracking skulls over it

BP Is off the hook for punitive damages

Ray Rice told Goodell he hit fiancee

Perspective: What Michael Moore said about GWBush

The dogs of 9/11... (*Image Heavy Content*)

Crosstalk: West vs. Russia. Ray McGovern and two Russia experts...

Do you approve or disapprove of President Obama's battle plan against ISIS?

Question I would love to hear tonight (3rd district congressional debate)

Remember those "UFO" cattle mutilations are few decades back? Per a newish documentary,

Not The Onion: Survivor type show features U.S. Senators Flake and Heinrich on desert Island

Crosstalk: West vs. Russia. Ray McGovern.

Congress president apologizes for lawmakers’ ties to paramilitary group

One thing I believe we should remember on 9/11

For the BOG~ Kids love The Obamas

If Obama Were Just Like Bush He'd Ignore the Intelligence Briefings

Federal govermment threatened massive fines to Yahoo unless they handed over user data to the NSA

Feelings of abandonment

I changed my avatar... nt

Texas Democrats ask for federal probe of AG Abbott's raid that targeted voter sign-up group

Latin America's New Tallest Skyscraper Will Look Like a Quarter Pipe

A Woman Told Her Boss About A Devastating Cancer Diagnosis. He Responded By Firing Her

Texas Lawmakers Get Update on Health and Welfare of Children from Central America

Brainrap:Time for democrats to play offense on the ACA

Mexican axolotl salamander dubbed the 'water monster' faces extinction

FEC strikes deal to revise campaign finance regs

"Deja Vu (All Over Again)"

Mexican axolotl salamander dubbed the 'water monster' faces extinction

How to know that you hate women

J. Carney just shakes his head looks down and just

The Magic Wandoo at work: Hunter Pence throws bat at pitch, knocks RBI single off second-base bag

Anchorage police confirm Palin family involved in heated Saturday night brawl

Chevron Racism Toward Ecuador Highlighted by BP Case

Chevron Racism Toward Ecuador Highlighted by BP Case

Photo from Twitter....

This may sound cheesy

Scary Perry foments fear that terrorists "could be" coming from Mexico

Bernie Sanders Calls Republican Blocking Of Citizens United Amendment A Defeat For Democracy

Lessons from the War in Iraq--Sen. Bernie Sanders on PBO's Speech (Sep. 10, 2014)

Koterba toon: After TWO disgraced R-NE Lt Gov's in 1.5 years,....