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Archives: September 17, 2014


Yoko Ono does impression of Linda Blair in the Exorcist

American Airlines, US Airways Workers Vote Overwhelmingly To Join Union



medical examiner's findings were clearly influenced by police - Oklahoma City

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Add Your Voice (PLEASE read this post about First Americans)

The Right's Idiocracy Strikes Again

An asshole Banker shot a neighbor's dog for.....

Northern Irish school revives Manx Gaelic

A Jihadist Paradise on Earth-- (IOWD's: Is Western Policy Failing & Creating What We Never Imagined)


An Israeli drone conference is featuring a product recently used on Gaza

Only seen 3/4 of the first part of Roosevelts but wanted to say

Fuck it. Just fuck it

This is so disturbing! #Ferguson: Black vs White

Portland police taze, beat black boy; matter under official review.

Here we go!

From the CWA Victory in the South! New American Airlines Passenger Service Agents Vote Big for Union

Competition fierce at pudding-throwing championship

My parents hit me, and I turned out to be ...

From the CWA Victory in the South! New American Airlines Passenger Service Agents Vote Big for Union

Does ANYONE here live in/near Wauconda, IL or anywhere in 14th District?


Hamas admits it DID use schools and hospitals in Gaza Strip as 'human shields' to launch rocket

Why I vote

Poverty Down For First Time in 8 Years

Darrien Hunt watch this story blow up

Dumb Criminals: Papa Murphys Employee Allegedly Rubbed Scrotum On Pizza

Truth-out: Is New Jersey Fudging Its Pension Fund Results to Defuse a Christie Scandal?

Watching "The Roosevelts" - just looking at Wikipedia's entry on rankings of US presidents.

Daily Kos: Nation's LARGEST Union Pension Fund Sends A Shiver Through Hedge Funds

I'll stand by you (The Pretenders)

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Empty Desks & a new Kittehs gif

The notion among the Party's Deep Thinkers is that Bernie is a disaster.

The World’s Oldest Twenty-Sided Die

US Treasury targets Medellin crime syndicate

US Treasury targets Medellin crime syndicate

Wendy Davis and Greg Abbott light up TV spots with vitriolic charges about ethics and money

"The Roosevelts" is very very good

Florida man repeatedly calls 911 because he has food but no fridge

Guerrillas from Colombia’s Palace of Justice seige found in Bogota mass grave

Dad stopped hitting us when he was diagnosed as terminal, meaning he fucking KNEW IT WAS WRONG

New governor’s race poll shows Walker leading Parnell by 8 points

Japan seeks to resume whale hunts in Antarctic

Japan seeks to resume whale hunts in Antarctic

Lindsey Graham on abortion ban: If pregnant mom sings to her fetus then it must be a person

UC Davis study reveals troubling loss in Mexico's maize genetic diversity

Pssst. Hey, libertarians.

UC Davis study reveals troubling loss in Mexico's maize genetic diversity

Wind Beneath My Whiskers

"Democrats now have a 51 percent chance of holding the Senate"

Police Release Video of Suspects in Attack of Two Gay Men in Center City

Union Appeals Rice's Indefinite Suspension by NFL

Ginsburg: Watch 6th Circuit on Gay Marriage.

New Eyewitness in Palin Family Brawl Speaks Out

"The GOP’s Phantom Menace"

Dozens of children feared dead after being injected with 'tainted’ measles vaccine in Syria

Wisconsin Voter ID Law Opponents Want New Hearing

Rush Holt, NSA, and your privacy.

Israel's Worst-Kept Secret

Nationals win NL East title.

HELP! My wife needs to brush up on Word, Excel and learn the basics of powerpoints quickly

The Myth That Sold the Wall Street Bailouts

(CNN) Pennsylvania police shooter on the lam has an AK 47. That's just great.

So, is Rick Nolan really "dangerously liberal"

Scot & Walker Ahead In Fla. & Wis. Makes You Want To Throw Up.

"the war prayer"-mark twain

ESPN: Peterson no stranger to 'whuppings' (Warning: Violent Content)

Boeing, SpaceX win Commercial Crew competition

Great read!

"What We’re Afraid to Say About Ebola"

"Even in Romney states, more want to keep Obamacare than repeal it"

Pravda: NATO is like an "aging and unemployable drag queen"

Teddy Roosevelt answered 150,000 letters in his lifetime

"How Sarah PAC, Rick Santorum And Others May Be Duping Conservative Donors"

TCM Schedule for Thursday, September 18, 2014 -- What's On Tonight - Gordon Parks Sr. and Jr.

"We Will Not Be Silenced": Students Denounce Rape at Columbia as Schools Face Scrutiny for Inaction

"We Will Not Be Silenced": Students Denounce Rape at Columbia as Schools Face Scrutiny for Inaction

Eric Thompson, Palin brawl witness, looking for a job

Statistic of the Day: 1 in 5 American men admit to domestic violence

The vibe I'm feeling from 3 Colorado races..

Yet another Casualty of Income Inequality: State Budgets aka education/infrastructure

For Ecuador’s PR Firm, Celebrity Backing Carries Hefty Price Tag

This eggplant is rather offensive.

Republican admits being pro-rape

Obama: 38%, Edwards: 30%, Clinton: 29%... (Iowa 2008)

Some Lounge material from "The ROOSEVELTS" -- funnies about TR

Wealthy L.A. Schools' Vaccination Rates Are as Low as South Sudan's

Libertarian ‘Utopia’ Styled After Ayn Rand Book Spectacularly Falls Apart Almost Immediately

Reclusive Deity Hasn’t Written A New Book In 2,000 Years

TCM Schedule for Friday, September 19, 2014 -- Friday Night Spotlight - Classic Pre-Code

Matt Damon is going to play Jason Bourne again?

House passes bills highlighting IRS controversy

Orioles win AL East title.

My father used to beat the shit out of my two brothers. He never raised a hand to me.

What would you do in a case like this?

What do you say to a person that says "I voted for raygun in 1980"?

David Boies plans to strip teachers of due process rights state by state.

David Boies has a plan. Go state by state stripping teachers of due process.

BBC - "Unprecedented" Loss Of Antarctic Peninsula Glaciers Despite Increased Snowfall

I like to rock

TCM Schedule for Saturday, September 13, 2014 -- The Essentials - Members of the Press

Guatemala gov't responds to news story before it is published

+ 1 for Al Jazeera

State indebtedness doubles under Perry's watching eyes

Kudos to outdoor workers

Let's list all the bad things Republicans have done for America

What’s most frightening about Palin and her White Trash Gang?

Turkey mulls 'buffer zone' against Islamic State

Can not edit a lock

Weird DU Recs and changes thereof

Argentina summons US diplomat over inappropriate comments

Rihanna Responds To Her Song Being Pulled From ‘Thursday Night Football’

UK DUers or people who know: is there a (small "r") republican movement in Scotland?

The growing outcry over police confiscation

ISIS Issues Video Challenge to Obama

Panama Turns to Biofortification of Crops to Build Food Security

Panama Turns to Biofortification of Crops to Build Food Security

Toddler Ignores Military Protocol, Hugs Mom

Between the anti-Hillary and anti-Obama threads, it is hard to find anti-republican threads in the

Brussels synagogue fire was arson, watchdog says

Hannity is worried that parents can no longer teach their children that "being gay is not normal"

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Huh... I'm actually enjoying using KDE

Soon we won't be able to tell the difference between schools and prisons...

Magnitude 7.1 Earthquake Strikes Off Pacific island of Guam - USGS

New Hydroelectric Plant to Be Built for New York

Vikings: Adrian Peterson won't play until legal issues are resolved

Fixing Climate Change May Add No Costs, Report Says

Aaron Hernandez: I Felt Helpless to Refuse Police (first public statement)

NPR is streaming Leonard Cohen's new album

Hello U.S. of A. do you realize that most of the West's workers enjoy due process in order to be

Election 2014 update: Nate Silver says Senate Dems are gaining

Ed Miliband: Increase NHS Funding

An all-American ass-whoopin’ - By Mark Morford

Pole Dancing Bear Cub on the Golf Course

Cocaine Haul Found in 91-Year-Old Vatican Librarian's Car

Woo-hoo! Our first commissary shipment in 8 months!

The Fish Whisperer.

Is the MSM now "Videodrome"?

RonRon the Fox Goes Fishing for His Birthday

On Scotland voting on whether or not to stay.

(Sorry, this is in English): "on" as a subject

History Summarized in a Few Depressing Statements

Andrew Lavine Discusses foreign policy, Russia, and Ukraine on "Real News"

Peterson deactivated-again

The Satanic Temple’s hilarious response to a pro-religion court ruling

Wentzville GM plant adding third shift, 750 jobs

Dougie McLean sings "Caledonia" for Yes Scotland(independence referendum this Thursday)

Velda City offering people chance to clear up traffic warrants

A-B 'disappointed' with NFL over scandals

Bill Maher’s “dirty secret”: He’s deeply religious and prays with Ann Coulter

How hard is it to pull an NFL sponsorship?

Sean Hannity worries parents won’t be able to teach kids ‘gays are not normal’

McCain: "Has Rand Paul Ever Met With ISIS?"

FCC chief Wheeler presses activists, industry on net neutrality for mobile providers

Woman faces sentencing for buying killer his guns

We have a winner! Elisabeth Hasselbeck is first Fox host to link NFL scandals to Benghazi

Scientists given rare glimpse of 770-lbs colossal squid

Superbug fears: Lawmakers want to crack down on overuse of antibiotics in livestock

AP PHOTOS: Citizen patrols help police in Bolivia

Brazil removed from UN World Hunger Map

The freedivers who swim with whales

Gamers use police hoax to lash out at opponents

Televangelist claims apocalyptic ‘expertise’ to hawk ‘End of the World’ survivalist gear on website

Bobby Jindal, former biology scholar, won’t say whether he believes in evolution

Wynn's $1.6B resort wins Boston casino license

Café offers breastfeeding mothers a free cup of tea and a pit stop...

Islamic State in Iraq: 'They Know Exactly What They Are Doing'

Airstrike Uncertainties: Obama's Dangerously Vague New War

IS gives US its 'Suez Crisis' moment

Sony expects to lose more than $2 billion

Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD) Set to Controversially Receive $400 Million in Loan from ESL Investments

US will have ‘many more’ 9/11s if it fails to act against Islamic State – House Rep

Breaking 7.1 quake in Guam

3 Things That Will Happen to Your Wallet in the Next Year

Investigation into F-35 fighter jet fire nears completion

Judge: Hobby Lobby Decision Means Polygamous Sect Member Can Refuse To Testify In Child Labor Case

Naomi Klein on the Great Clash Between Capitalism and the Climate

How Denial Caused One Major Health Catastrophe, and How It May Trigger More Crises

Lockheed Martin Banks on Internal Investments to Reduce F-35 Cost

10 Infuriating Graphs About Life in America If You're Not Rich

Whether you care for Miss America and the hooha, the present winner needs your support.

Lockheed delivers next version of F-35 logistics system

F-35 engine fix by end of this year?

Strange Bedfellows: Putin and Europe's Far Right

F-35 Still Over Budget, But Engines Now Cheaper

A Syrian Resident Dots the 'I's on ISIS

Tonight's Waning Crescent Moon

Responding to Ebola: Cuba Sees a Crisis, and Sends Docs; The US Sees an Opportunity and Sends Troops

The Top Leaders Of A Navy Ship Were Fired In The Middle Of Their Deployment

Is the GOP/TP Really Against "Big Government?" Fuhgeddaboudit

Iraq/Syria Air Strikes and Arms Shipments Opponents Host Press Conference

CIA and the National Archives Thwart The JFK Act and Obstruct Democratic Accountability

U.S., NATO, Hold Joint War Games in Ukraine, and Give Ukraine Weapons, to Continue Ethnic Cleansing

Lindsey Graham Faux Nooze Sunday "turning point on war on terra" "Before we all get killed at home"

How the Defense Industry Bankrolls Pro-War Pundits

Scotlands first budget. You knew this thread would happen

Swiss say would shield Snowden from 'political' extradition to U.S.

The Rude Pundit - Toothless Hicks Agree: We Love Obamacare, Wish a White Man Had Signed It

"Imminent ISIS Strike?" "Terror cell may have formed near Texas Border" Fox "news" on it!

Cuts to food stamps will only hit 4 states

Stop the ISIS War Before It Gets Worse!

DU Lounge Decides: Superstar - who sang it better?

Gov. Voldemort, Suddenly Environmentalist, Calls For "Scrutiny" Of Big Sugar Everglades Plan

Daily Kos: Next Year, I'm Just Sending Todd Palin a card by DUer Nancy Meyer

Religious right’s warped icon: Why Mike Huckabee could be wingnuts’ best white hope

NASA - August 2014 Globally Warmest August Ever Recorded; Summer Fourth-Warmest

America’s “ground troops” fiasco: Why Congress must straitjacket the presidency

Jindal (R-NevBePres) Publishes Mushy Bag Of Quasi-Denialist Shit; Bold Stand Slightly Left Of Cruz

survey finds skepticism about trade's benefits

Clear Channel Renames Itself iHeartMedia in Nod to Digital

American Front leader convicted on paramilitary training charges

There’s a lot less keeping the U.S. from sending ground troops to Iraq than you think

Shocking documents reveal: America’s chicken industry is putting us all in danger

Ebola survivor: No time to waste as Obama ups aid

Creationist radio host: Bacon proves that America is a Christian nation

GOP blocks Paycheck Fairness Act — but that’s OK because the pay gap just improved by 1 cent!

Sony forecasts $2B loss as smartphones lag

The Next Conflict in Iraq? Will the Kurds try to Annex Kirkuk Permanently?

Gulliver and the Lilliputians: It’s America’s Small Wars that are Unwinnable

"Most Americans Don't Have a Clue" — ISIS and Washington’s Ignorance About the Sunni-Shia Divide

NYT: You Can’t Feed a Family With G.D.P.

Spending week western Colorado in October, what is not to miss? n/t

The Middle Class and Working Poor's Lifelong Losing Game — in 10 Slides

Naomi Klein: Only a Reverse Shock Doctrine Can Save Our Climate

Figuring the Odds on “the American People”

Tucson and Odile will be on the national news for a few days

Corporate Courts — A Big Red Flag On "Trade" Agreements

Top US general says half of Iraq's army unsuitable to partner with US against Islamic State

Deb Fischer (R-NE), other senators win EPA extension of comment period on carbon rule

Hamilton crew excited to get maiden voyage underway

Hillary calls for a mass movement demanding action on climate change.

Mustafa Barghouti on Gaza, the unity government and Palestinian elections

Hillary Clinton denounces income inequality in populist speech

2014 MacArthur Fellows ("genius awards") announced

Mike Brown's shooting and Jim Crow lynchings have too much in common.

Patti Smith: "Globally unite for peace! It's not f*****g corny; it's what we f*****g need!"

UN: Rebuilding Syria, Iraq and Gaza will cost $750bn

So my roommate testifies in her own defense today -- edit: Update! Not Guilty!

Check out this cool web site with a great product: Marley Coffee-Stir It Up

Truth in Media: Feds Says Cannabis Is Not Medicine While Holding Patents on Cannabis as Medicine

Political campaigns are defined by lies and deceptions.

About my wonderful Dog! And that I'm perhaps paranoid.

rethugs shoot themselves in the foot (again)

No wonder Alison Grimes is trailing in Kentucky - must read NYT article

Would you support Bernie in the primaries - but back Hillary if she becomes the party nominee?

Canadians Warned That US Law Enforcement Officers Will Pull Them Over And Seize Their Cash

Vikings announce RB Adrian Peterson is out...

How is YOUR preferred 2016 primary candidate better than the other potential candidates?

(Texas or ISIS) bans math, social studies for children

bernie sanders cant win

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

Iowa’s Senate showdown — among tightest races in the U.S. — gets national attention

Any acoustic guitar players out there?

If it got any more humid I would need gills to breathe.

Pa. State Police angry that no one reported shooter's violent threats beforehand

Russia's military depends on Ukraine for vital military parts

One of the worst stories you'll ever read: Rotherham child-sex victim confronts her alleged abuser

Argentina says to eke out growth in 2014; economists skeptical

Summer is coming to an end I hope you slackers are ready for a new season of the War on Christmas

Israeli refuseniks will be treated as criminals, says defence minister

Luke, I Am Your President

Bike Delaware Receiving Donations In Memory of Phillip Bishop

Darth Vader is polling higher than all potential 2016 presidential candidates

“Daddy’s going to kill her,” I said to my sister. “We have to do something.” (Yamma Brown, age 5)

So we've been fostering cats - very pic heavy

Another madman with yellowcake threatens the world

Dennis Kucinich: 8 Reasons Why Congress Should Vote No on Training and Funding Syrian Rebels

In 30-minute hearing, Nebraska Supreme Court fires 55 questions at lawyers in Keystone XL pipeline

Yet ANOTHER Ben Ghazi hearing?????

I don't know what Hillary actually believes in.

"Socially Responsible" Capitalism Still Feeds the Disease

More NFL - personal message "Jesus" shirt? Not unless it's Nike apparel

Rachel Maddow - Polls show shift favoring Democrats on Senate

Middle-School Dropout Codes Clever Chat Program That Foils NSA Spying

Dear young lady who just got off the bus:

I wonder if this might work.

A Rivalry of Cousins: Eleanor Roosevelt and Alice Roosevelt

Female G.O.P. Senators Propose Earning Seventy-one Per Cent As Much As Male Colleagues - exposed by

"The Three Little Pigs" if done by Shakespeare (John Branyan)

Under new Sinclair ownership, D.C.'s WJLA-TV moves to the right

Who's a good boy?

What took them so long?

Occupy Wall Street: How We Surprised Ourselves

Wednesday Toon Roundup 1-The Punishers

Wednesday Toon Roundup 2- Boots, meet Ground

Report: Law enforcement in Los Angeles County kills one person every week

Google Refuses to Respond to Letter Questioning ALEC Ties

Wednesday Toon Roundup 3- Inevitable

Wednesday Toon Roundup 4-GOP

Is this platform too far left for today?

Wednesday Toon Roundup 5- The Rest

Why are conservatives so afraid?

An Impressive Act Of Forgiveness

Rachel Maddow - Republicans panic as Senate candidate slips

Audi gets first California permit to test self-driving cars on public roads and highways.

Time: Ukraine Gas Co hiring friends & family of Kerry & Biden while seeking to influence Congress

Jewish group chides Biden for using 'offensive' term

The case for open borders

Martin Dempsey Explained Why Airstrikes WILL NOT Work


Thom Hartmann: Is America This Gullible About War?

Jon Huntsman, Independent For President?

Rachel Maddow - 'Moderate rebels' meaning murky in Syria

CNN: Joan Rivers's Doctor Took Selfie, Performed Unauthorized Biopsy

Daily Show’s Jon Stewart rips Joe Scarborough for ripping Hillary Clinton

Nazi Duck Toilet Paper Assault

what's for breakfast?

Why are Medicare Advantage premiums going up almost 300% in NC?

If you want to help progressives win, here's where to put your money

Under new ownership, WJLA-TV takes a slight turn to the right

Why does it take a humor web site to point out "news" that is really BS?

Looking for a show or documentary about the Minimum Wage for a teen?

Professor Richard Wolff's Economic Update: "Corporations are the Problem" (audio link)

Obama Channels Lincoln in Campaign Against Islamic State

Census: World's billionaire population larger than ever

U.S. Consumer Prices Drop for First Time in a Year

Homebuilder Confidence in U.S. Increases to a Nine-Year High

Pic Of The Moment: Wednesday Wingnuts

Ukraine Truce Wobbles as Eastern Regions’ Power Expanded

project echelon: fighting government opacity with open source data mining

Kremlin Downplays Sanctions Impact on Russia's Defense Sector, Arms Exports

Chinese Hackers Infiltrate U.S. Military Contractors

Meteorite That Doomed Dinosaurs Remade Forests

Marijuana is like sushi...first TV ads for MJ give a whole new meaning to "California Roll"

TS Odile soaks Mexico, AZ and NM; TS Polo and Kalmaegi; Hurricane Edouard; TD16

Man wearing 'rub me for luck' T-shirt who grabbed girl at Target sentenced to 5 years

Veteran technologist cracks the screen of an iPhone 6

Surprising findings from a global breastfeeding survey

Obama Aid Request to Syria Rebels Tied to Funding Measure

Cuts to food stamps will only hit 4 states

Rep. Lee Terry (R-NE) , House leaders tout GOP energy proposals, including Keystone XL pipeline

Vote Democratic!

What would you do?

Russian Military Denies Presense of 4 Army Battalions in East Ukraine

Koterba toon: WAR plans...

My Dad hit me with a "strap" and I'm OK - Sean Hannity

Rape and Sexual Assaults are Crimes. Colleges are Not Police Forces or Prosecutors.

Who's listening to Pres. Obama this morning?

In other asshole sports figures news: FSU to sit Jameis Winston for half

The president should focus on China, India, Russia, Germany — not Iraq, Syria, Ukraine!

Nate Silver challenges Sam Wang to a duel: Calculators at dawn.

How the Bush Administration Covered Up the Saudi Connection to 9/11

Security Guard Stabbed by Mob While Protecting Dog Orphanage

Only real reason for Technology

“I was struck by the young boy’s look as he watched the President speak at a rally...

Wal-Mart spokesman resigns after résumé discovery (lied about college degree)

Remember the good old days before Obama was elected when attacking the President...

From Canada: U.S. is off to a war that doesn't make sense – again

Adrian Peterson Has A Quietly Terrible Contract; Cutting Him Would Save The Vikings A Ton Of Money

Charles Pierce Asks: Is it important to care what Chuck Norris thinks about world history?

Last year marked the largest one-year drop in child poverty since 1966...

Another week, another atheist demands we call his sexism not-sexism. (This time, Sam Harris.)

Inmates Aren’t the Only Victims of the Prison-Industrial Complex

I'll take "Which guy gets arrested", Alex

Evacuation order over after pipeline rupture in Berrien County (MI)

Boehner: “You might notice I have a few knuckleheads in my conference.”

Religious right leader ties U.S. ‘secularism’ to Islamic State

Russia Says Ready To Send Third Humanitarian Convoy To Ukraine

if you wonder where the violence comes from toward women

Eating high-fat dairy lowers diabetes risk

Catholic church prepares for conflict on allowing holy communion for divorcees

Dooley proposes the elimination of St. Louis County Municipal Court fee

Religious right leader ties U.S. ‘secularism’ to Islamic State

Oklahoma state Sen. Bennett: American Muslims are a ‘cancer in our nation that needs cutting out’

Elmo busted...

Union applauds U.S. auto deal to end two-tier wages

The Onion: David Cameron To Scottish People: ‘I’ll Kill Myself If You Leave’

Breaking: More football insanity

Oops. Biden Apologizes for ‘Shylock’ Comment

Group Pushes Further for Interfaith Marriage in Indonesia

CAP: The Top 10 Solutions to Cut Poverty and Grow the Middle Class

Pro Football Hall nominees unveiled

Pa. lawmaker's staffer pleads guilty in gun case

Reggie Bush Admits To "Harshly" Disciplining His 1-Year-Old Daughter

Q&A: Barbra Streisand, the feminist, sings on

Police: Ambush suspect was military re-enactor

DAMN. What part of 'NO US Troops on the Ground' does the media...

Cat Stevens announces North American tour

Bipartisan Bill Introduced To Reform Military Transfers To Local Police

NEW! Audio of CDC Whistleblower Thompson's Call to Congress

Would A Ghost Say That? Paranormal screenwriting class in Los Angeles 9/20

Drunk women to blame for rape according to 1 in 5 Australians, survey finds

Windows XP Update: More Tools To Keep You Safe

"If money is speech, then speech isn't free."

Help! Anyone know what it means when

In honor of Cat Stevens's new album and tour: Songs you didn't know were covers

Justice Ginsburg at the U of M: Women’s rights, the environment and memes

Tony Perkins is a Moron!

UK far-right leader Farage calls for alliance with Russia

Why women's rights matter for the environment

Let's not do anything about ISIS

DAY 7: War may make hundreds of thousands of young Syrians stateless (Reuters)

Your latest trivial pleasure ?

Nike suspends endorsement deal with Adrian Peterson

Remember "Gamer Gate"?

Teacher helps student with cerebral palsy cross Bridge Run finish line

We still have a juvenile incarceration problem

Iran and the U.S. Are Allies Against ISIS but Aren’t Ready to Admit It Yet

Good Guy With Gun Tries To Kill Neighbor’s Barking Dog, Shoots Wrong One

Spurious Correlations

You know what appeasing the ayatollahs looks like?

Mississippi police want to arrest the Satanists who turn dead people gay

This horror occurred 20 yards from my dental office:

The Dope-Mobile

The United States Heading for a Crash in the Middle East?

What's the best interior paint you've used?

Breaking! Another Eyewitness To Palin Family Brawl!!!

The MBF meter is tipping to the right again.

The US is now involved in 134 wars or none, depending on your definition of 'war'

Russia warns Ukraine over ‘historic deal’ with the EU

Another right wing government strikes: Hungarian police swoop on foreign NGOs

Cool discovery at the Special Collections & University Archives at the University of Iowa

Group levels abuse allegations against N.M. dairy

I am leaving Italy in two days and I am very sad.

So recently a 17-year-old white kid was tased and attacked by a cop nearly to the point of death

Military Religious Freedom Foundation letter to Secretary Hagel

Hilarious Wi-Fi Wars

OK Handicappers, how soon until these sponsorships go away?

Jameis Winston benched by Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher for ‘derogatory’ comments about women

Hillary is the Dem candidate, Fill in the blank is the Repub...what do you do? ?

Seabiscuit couldn't win.


Truthout: Obama Declares Perpetual War

Words have power... and this poem is powerful indeed.

ADAPT! Happening today

Rick Joyner of Morningstar Ministries: Second Law Of Thermodynamics Disproves Theory of Evolution

Today I got brave and broke down an old computer I had in the attic.

Radical Jonathan Swift idea to the Min Wage....

Before KKK there was The Gibson Girls

Sec Kerry addressing questions about ISIL -

Here is my take on ISIS and Obama

Did Antigay U.S. Hate Group Violate Sanctions Against Russia?

Wisconsin GOPer Drops Out Of Race Over 'F*gs' And 'N*ggers' Tweets

ISIS is selling cheap oil to its enemies — from Syria's government to the Kurds

Its Constitution Day today! / Constitution quiz.

I just bought Naomi Klein's new book "This Changes Everything" to read on the plane tomorrow

Anthony Weiner calls Sen. Warren's comments "overblown" and "petty"

The Rude Pundit - Your State Sucks: What the Hell Is Wrong With You, Pennsylvania?

Seder: America's New War Will Accomplish Nothing

Sarah Palin has a new video up criticizing Obama for not invading Ebola.

With ISIS in U.S. Cross Hairs, Syria Pounces on Other Foes

Suspects in Philly gay bashing to surrender after being ID’d by internet sleuths

How to deal with Republicans

Meet ‘the Elizabeth Warren Wing of the Democratic Party'

I'm really tired of people using the word "discipline"

what does 502 bad gateway mean? EOM

Newt Gingrich Is Why America Can't Have Nice Things

WATCH- Fox News Hannity Takes Off Belt During Interview: I Deserved It, I Was A Troubled Kid

Chelsea E Manning in Fort Leavenworth: "How to make Isis fall on its own sword"

Widespread fear of Isis is producing strange bedfellows across the region

If Scotland votes Yes tomorrow, would it allow the descendants of emigres to re-immigrate

If the Terrorist that killed the State Trooper in PA had been Muslim...

Walmart launches 'fight hunger' campaign

Shetland may reconsider its place in Scotland after yes vote, says Carmichael

Hospitalized conspiracy theorist who smeared Obamacare asking for donations for his medical bills

"How do you ask a man to be the last man to die for a mistake?"

For Members of the BOG, Warning of Another Gate: What is Obama drinking at the White House?

Lets Do It Again...

Gloria Allred: Roger Goodell Didn’t Investigate Brandon Marshall Fully For Domestic Abuse

Lets Do It Again... The Twenty-Eight Pages

The Bradley Foundation (by Phil Wilayto 4-1-01 Z Magazine)

Wahhabism Of Islamic State Is The Real Enemy Of The West.

Sec Kerry just said ISIL is being funded by a Mozul bank they took over and by selling oil...

Yelp will now tell you if that hole in the wall down the block accepts Bitcoin.

IMF Warns Of Risks From 'Excessive' Financial Market Bets

Fracking Contaminated Hundreds Of PA Water Sites - Katie Valentine Discusses

Hamster vs Kobayashi

"Love or hate Obamacare, it boosts spending and the US economy"

Iraqi PM says foreign troops not welcome in the country

Zero tolerance

Thom Hartmann: Privatized Scientists are Hurting the Planet & You

We ran 10,000 simulations through our Senate model. They came back dead even.

Palin stuff rom a fearless source:

More Cities Using Text-Based Alert System To Warn Americans If They Are In Range Of NFL Players

Thom Hartmann: Both the Evangelical Movement and ISIS are Anti-Evolution Extremists

Ukraine PM against Donetsk and Luhansk republics' legalisation

Where is the Republican enthusiasm? Their party is secretly worried.

The rumor that McCain met with ISIS in northern Syria in May 2013 has been proven false.

A Frenchman, a Scot and a teabagger walk into a bar

Scientists Find 'Direct Link' Between Earthquakes and Fracking

Ukraine's 'Romantic' Nazi Storm Troopers

Bob McDonnell's first night in prison

GOPPERS Seem To Relish Obama Failure On ISIS More Than US Security..


29-Year-Old Golf Phenom Who Disappeared From The PGA Tour Will Get $10 Million If He Quits Forever

House votes to arm and train Syrian Opposition...

Secretary Kerry hitting it out of the park...

Europeans drawn from three ancient 'tribes'

Big trade in baseball

For those of you watching the hearing with Sec Kerry...

Ebola could wreck W Africa economies, warns World Bank

After marijuana is legalized, will prostitution be next?

Obama on Iraq: U.S. Won't Commit to Another Ground War

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Anybody else notice more & more people being caught out via ubiquitous cameras?

Reggie Bush Does Not Harshly Discipline His Daughter

Am I the only person who gets annoyed by the overuse of the word "cowardly"?


What's for Dinner, Wed., Sept. 17, 2014

You'da thunk I sent a million dollars!

Meredith Vieira Reveals Past Abusive Relationship, TV Host Shares #WhyIStayed—Watch

The Senate Election Nightmare Scenario

Dog that went missing in New York found 2 years later in Florida

We need more H1B visas because of a shortage of highly skilled US scientists? Hogwash.

Photos show ‘Django Unchained’ actress straddling boyfriend in car: ‘They were f*cking’

NFL Running Back Jonathan Dwyer Reportedly Arrested for Domestic Violence

Artificial Sweeteners May Disrupt Body’s Blood Sugar Controls.

Luis Carlos Galan

Need dates for a Syria timeline, DU.

House grudgingly approves arms for Syrian rebels

No Rush Or Anything; Obama Admin Extends Key Power Plant Rule Comment Another 45 Days

No Rush Or Anything; Obama Admin Extends Key Power Plant Rule Comment Another 45 Days

The 2 groups filing lawsuits in NY against teachers' due process are fighting each other.

Labor organizer wins MacArthur “genius grant”

An Open Letter From A New Generation

Proposed TX Science Textbooks Steaming Mounds Of Climate Anti-Science, Nonsense On Ozone Layer

You're Americans. Act like it!

Prosecutors unite nationwide to fight gun violence

Get your Palin Street Brawl gear here

Wisconsin DMV Official Government Site - Obtaining a Voter ID card

I'm gonna go to Sonic and order

They never answer

House Proposal Would Require Think Tanks to Disclose Foreign Funding

They never answer

NYT: How Insurers Are Finding Ways to Shift Costs to the Sick

Texas limiting new AP history course's influence

About this Ray Rice crap - and all the other NFL messes, too.

Earth is not a platform for human life.

Ex-Senator: FBI covered up 9/11 investigation

The Hillbilly Stereotype: Razing History, Leveling Appalachia

Adrian Peterson makes $691,000.00...A WEEK???

Daily Kos: Here's why protecting wages and standards should be important to YOU

How A Police Officer Shot A Sleeping 7-Year-Old Girl To Death

" law enforcement is concerned the post will give people a chance to..*self-radicalize*. "

Did anyone watch "The Roosevelts" last night on PBS?

I saw a guy this morning wearing a sweatshirt with the Washington NFL team's name on it.

Umpire Joe West suspended for grabbing Jonathan Papelbon

Who here thought the RW noise machine couldn't go lower than inciting people to scream at children?

Check out this video of a siphonophore nautilus...

This is a forum for Democrats, but what kind of Democrats?

Please, may I introduce Ben.

Air Force Will No Longer Require 'So Help Me God' In Enlistment Oaths

American flag T-shirt case: Federal appeals court refuses to rehear challenge out of Morgan Hill

Thank you, Colorado Rockies. Let's Go Cubs!

Jake Peavy again delivers for Giants

How about some thanks from our San Fran Fans!

Watch the free livestream of the "Hands Off Our Social Security & Medicare" Rally in DC Thu 9-18-14

Cedar Rapids may have up to 14 underground beer caves, report estimates

This Homecoming Queen Kicks Butt

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Thursday, 18 September 2014

How Fracking Bought the Buffalo Bills (Yes! more good NFL news)

NYPD 72nd Pct. Officers Assault Street Vendor in Sunset Park

What Drives American Israel Policy?

Mo’ne’s Coach: ‘I Have the Greatest Job in the World’

If SCOTUS chickens out over Marriage Equality in the coming term

Richmond VA wanted a Foo Fighters concert so they Crowdsourced it

Oh! Really? "Obama Is Open to Ground Troops in Iraq, Top General Says"

Dolts' MNF meltdown costs bettor a $100,000 payday on a $5 bet

I grew up castrating hogs on an iowa farm so I will know how to cut pork ..

To the Anti-Sanders folk: Who do you like?