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Archives: September 4, 2014

Did you watch the Hagan - Tillis debate? Thoughts...

Scott Brown: "I am not going to create one job, it is not my job to create jobs."

An atheist for Congress? Democrat James Woods running for Congress in Arizona


You miss the point re. Fark

Sen. Warren RIPS Cantor For Running To Wall Street (video)

All in the Family Values

New "Courage" Ad Features Rick Perry's Indictment

New "Courage" Ad Features Rick Perry's Indictment

Archive of state single payer conference in Oakland

The Debate Over What To Do About ISIS Isn't Much Of A Debate

Question about 3rd party cookies.

Michael Bloomberg to Return as Chief of Company He Founded

Charles Koch Complains He And His Brother Are 'In Front Of The Firing Squad'

Amnesty International: IRAQ/ISIS -- "ethnic cleansing on an historical scale"

If you subscribe to Taste of Home magazine, be sure to sign up for their weekly emails.

125 pre-K children relocated to alternate sites

Posting for colors,

Raju The Crying Elephant May Be Forced Back To A Life In Chains

The existence of private insurance strongly correlates with higher health care costs

Looking for the hacked nude photos? Look no further.

Tool-Making cockatoo is able to Teach other birds its skills

DOJ to Conduct Civil Rights Investigation

Archbishop of Canterbury condemns Isis persecution of Christians

Man Tries To Fight Off Robbers With Cans Of Spam

There was once a man name Jack Ayes from Dallas, TX who liked to sit on strangers

Draw something.

Jerry Lobdill, C.E. - Chemical Engineer : Physicist

Sir Paul Nurse criticises those who distort scientific evidence

Ron Brookman, S E -- Structural Engineer

Officer: Boss told me to 'shut up' about bridge

"The Street Store"

“Post-racial” America?- Navy Seal lies about being shot by 3 black males shouting profanities.

is the six month no drinking rule a law or hospital's judgment call for liver transplants?

Kamal Obeid, C.E., S.E. -- Civil and Structural Engineer -

Run Walter, RUN!!

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseeker Check In!! Church Night!! Hoping for a Miracle!!


Justice Department to Investigate Ferguson, Missouri, Police

It's True: Ecuador Really Can Improve Your Health

Murder-suicide plot leads to more questions: was victim himself a 'monster'?

Les Young High-rise Architect.

I just got the CD "Dreams From my Father"

Worst new building in the U.K.? The Carbuncle Cup goes to...

The Army National Guard is Broke

Geno Auriemma reported for congratulatory phone call to Mo'ne Davis

Israel shows evidence of rocket fire from Gaza schools

The democrats shouldn't be gleeful just yet in the Kansas Senate race

Please how can I answer this...........

Man in boxers leads police on brief chase...

The solution to fixing dysfunction in Congress.

Private Prison Stocks Soar As Companies Cash In On Incarcerated Immigrants

Sovereign Citizens, The Bundy Standoff, and Cop Killer Millers...

Have you all heard of the Tracey Grissom case?

You have to be a baker to understand the humor.... (I hope this shouldn't be in the Lounge)

Double bwah-HAH!1 Militia nut"patrolling the border" shot at by Border Patrol, is a convicted FELON

Lunch tomorrow with...Elizabeth Warren

Having some Greek food and a few slugs of Scotch.

24 hours from now. From right now...You know what will happen??

Baby red panda born at Nashville Zoo makes debut

Dr. Housing Bubble 09/03/2014

From 1993: A nude pic of me:

Now I remember the topic: Network anchors' delivery:: CBS deadly serious. MUIR lively

David Topete, MSCE, S.E.

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday, 4 September 2014

Kansas Democrat puts country ahead of ambition and withdraws from Senate race.

People keep telling me they are frustrated and ask, "What can I do?"

anyone here a payee for a SSDI recipitant

Israel to expropriate 400 hectares of West Bank land

Is mocking a compulsion with atheists?

Listen up, spuds. "Wreck havoc" is not a thing

Mormon Artifacts On Display In 'Foundations Of Faith' Exhibit

Christie tests overseas diplomacy with Mexico trip

Virtually everything my mother taught me was mistaken

Anti-Vaxxer "Logic"

Lenders earned the contempt and scorn they endure today

anyone here the payee for a ssdi recipient

ISIS Isn’t the Real Enemy. The “Game of Thrones” Medieval Mindset That Birthed It Is

"Rand Paul's Evolution On Iraq Is Fully Complete"

The Democratically-controlled Senate will vote on this September 8, 2014

Minimum wage workers have lost over 6 billion dollars since 2009

Top Koch Strategist Argues The Minimum Wage Leads Directly To Fascism

To everyone who supports our endless wars in the Middle East I suggest this useful website:

"Regulators set rules meant to ward off bank crisis"

The AMWAY Top 25 Coaches Poll.

Hamill: The people of Ireland understand discrimination, and now the New York parade organizers are

Justice Department to investigate entire Ferguson police force

"The Science of Truthiness"

Director Andrew McLaglen has died

Insight into people who vote against their interests

Colombia Transitional Justice board sentences 8 paramilitaries to prison

NHL Commissioner Bettman: no expansion after all

Will NATO Saber Rattling Derail Hopes for Ukraine-Russia Détente?

Guatemala prison chief arrested in corruption probe

MRAPs And Bayonets: What We Know About The Pentagon's 1033 Program (military equip to police forces)

Verizon to pay $7.4M to settle FCC investigation into customer information being used for marketing

Rep. Gohmert: ban kids who don't speak English because they 'bring education down'

Anti-government activist's property to go on block

Tim Russert’s son Luke to be a regular face on ‘Meet The Press’

Officials: Feds planning to launch probe of Ferguson police department

TCM Schedule for Friday, September 5, 2014 -- Friday Night Spotlight - Classic Pre-Code

TCM Schedule for Saturday, September 6, 2014 -- The Essentials - Singer Biopics

Mexico: Strides for Endangered Wolves

Islamic State requires Saudi Arabia to rethink its support for extremism

U.S. journalists Theo Curtis, Matt Schrier held hostage by Canadians in Syria

Market Basket Shows Power Of Organized Labor Without Unions

Psst. Elizabeth Warren is on Letterman tonight.

Gorgeous, Creepy Pages From a Late 19th-Century Art Nouveau Occult Calendar

Chile fines Pinochet's ex son-in-law Julio Ponce

Is the WH getting the best info/advice from all the agency heads??? IMO no.

Watch Colbert's show tonight ASAP - the lead in was hysterically funny - he had on a special guest

Chile fines Pinochet's ex son-in-law Julio Ponce

psych, individual therapy and marriage counseling today

Transforming a police force

The Danger in Being “Ministerial”

Say Goodbye to dystopia

I wish 60 million trafficked Indian people got the Western attention one Indian elephant has

WTF ...134

DNC chair Wasserman Schultz rips Scott Walker on women's issues

Police Officer Shot on Rochester's Northeast Side Has Died

Several injured in Reno as experiment goes awry at Discovery Museum

Teen social media dispute ends in fatal stabbing.


How municipalities in St. Louis County, Missouri profit from poverty

A once-proud industrial city, now a monument to Venezuela’s economic woes

Mysterious Fake Cellphone Towers Are Intercepting Calls All Over The US

Charles River at its cleanest in at least two decades

Thursday 9/11 at 5:30pm Fresno. Gather to help make a change in Fresno

I. Am. Employed. !!!

Kerning, people, kerning. It's very important.

Chile: 3 more charged in Victor Jara murder

Chile: 3 more charged in Victor Jara murder

America hasn’t hit bottom yet, but we can damn well see it from here.

Feds oppose lawsuit, attorneys for migrant minors

Exclusive: Icahn sells entire stake in Family Dollar - sources

State’s charter-school era begins with Seattle elementary

Honduran boy smuggled into US held captive

Best dashcam video ever

I'm looking for some advice on using dried herbs in cooking,

School board claims Maryland teacher not hospitalized over books he wrote

This thread warms my heart.

Israel Stays Out Of ISIS Fight, Despite Beheading Of Israeli Citizen Sotloff

Canada embarrasses Putin and Russia with tweet re: Ukraine

Tragedy or Triumph by Linda Greenhouse

Argentina in the Shadow of the Vultures

Thom Hartmann: ISIS executes another American

Thom Hartmann: The GOP War on Workers has Killed Again...

WTF ...135

"The 7 strangest libertarian ideas"

Christian Group Plans Protest Over Michael Sam Joining Cowboys

With US youth losing religion, evangelicals struggle to spread ‘good news’


Inside AnonIB, Where Hacking Is a Sport and Women’s Bodies Are the Prize

Why the Ukraine Crisis Is the West’s Fault

MUST READ: Escaping Death in Northern Iraq

Climate change policies pay for themselves, study says

The Most Awesome Robots (until 2014) video ~38 mins.

Implementing Health Reform: Tax Form Instructions

Tell Qaramel Syria 10,650 BC 5 Stone Towers 6 metres in diameter

Martha, Martha, Martha.

ISIL Beheading Videos: The Scariest Part Is How Well Their Propaganda Is Working

I Went to Summons Court and Almost Everyone Was Black or Latino

10 Most Inhumane Laws Courtesy of Southern Republicans

Closing fronts to deal with ISIS

Police's Latest Horrifying Anti-Protest Weapon

Actually, Obama Does Have a Strategy in the Middle East

It Might Be Impossible To Get A Fast Food Meal On Thursday

DoD willing to reconsider discharges of Vietnam vets with PTSD

American Dependence On Russian Rockets May Finally Be Ending

Pakistan delays 2008 Mumbai attacks trial for 8th time

The Army National Guard Is Broke

F-35 head: Delays coming if test planes grounded through September

In Buck Showalter's mind, expanded rosters create 'different game'

Missouri misled on execution drugs used

Tainted Fruit

DoD panel: Get rid of disability eval system

more frank racism

Elizabeth Warren slams Eric Cantor and ‘revolving door’ linking Congress to Wall Street

Hi, I'm Troy McClure...

Verizon to pay $7.4 million to settle investigation into customer privacy violations

Report: Missouri corrections officials misled the public about contents of lethal injection mix

plenty of light. feds selling off light houses


Sovereign citizens have wacky new plot to take over government: their own grand juries

Britain bans American Apparel ads for sexualizing school girls with upskirt shots

Ukraine agrees to ‘permanent ceasefire’ in east with Russia

Illinois GOPer admits $100,000 wine club fee as Dem opponent tries to live on minimum wage

What the Hackers did to Celebs? The NSA has been Doing that to All of US instead of Predicting ISIL

To charge Mckayla Maroney with production and possession of sexual material containing a minor.

Leonardo DiCaprio Ice Bucket Challenge: Calls out Canadian PM Harper, Shell CEO on Tar Sands

War, yuan way or another

Direct Action at Sept 21 Climate March in NYC

Cohesion and disintegration in Iraq's armies

Ferguson police to be investigated after shooting of Michael Brown

Nation's Poor Remain Hungry as Wall Street Feasts

Warning over vulnerability of soil carbon to warming

Book analyses MSNBC

Halliburton Gulf Oil Spill Settlement Will Shield Company from Billions in Liability

For our Sisters and Brothers today on 9/4 #strikefastfood

Have We Reached Peak Burger?

Defense chief Chuck Hagel says U.S. superiority in the future isn’t guaranteed

Meet the Russian-made tool that grabs nude selfies from iCloud accounts

Secret Network Connects Harvard Money to Payday Loans

Ancient mammal relatives were active at night 100 million years before origin of mammals

Mark Ruffalo.....

The Bombay Masala Sandwich

Unfinished F-35 puts test pilots in hot seat

F-35 engine production stalled for three weeks in May over titanium issue

Naomi Klein to Degrowth Conference: Climate Change Can Deliver 'People's Shock'

Global stocks lackluster before ECB policy meeting

Use the computer can of air to de-dust the small apeture of a lens?

How Did New York Become the Most Unionized State in the Country?

STUDY: Workers in “Right-to-Work” States Receive 24% More Government Assistance

The Wilderness Act Turns 50

$1 Trillion Trove of Rare Minerals Revealed Under Afghanistan

Nigeria's Ebola outbreak spreads

Russia: Ukraine's NATO ambitions threaten talks

How do you think a jury performed here?


The Fast Food Strikes and the Great Recession (September 4 Walkouts)

Rosie Perez and Nicolle View hosts....

Feminism Now Topic A at Elite High School

The Best 6 Political Campaign Ads of the Summer

Bands/musicians you know you "should" like but you don't

ECB surprises with rate cuts amid recovery fears

ADP National Employment Report Shows 204,000 Jobs Added in August

I was ambivalent about the death penalty until the Missouri story today

Fellow children of the 90s: Faith No More to release new album

The Family

Because today we could use a song of redemption

Fast food strikes hit 150 US cities


Something funny about tonight's Jeopardy question in the NYT today...

Photo: Police in riot gear guard the entrance of McDonald's corporate campus (on strike day)

Repub Governors' Ass. funnels another $3.5 million into Corbett's campaign (frackers and gamblers?)

This Impressive Tower Creates Water from the Air!

X-posted: DNC chair Wasserman Schultz rips Scott Walker on women's issues

Oh joy. Much work today.

Many of my closest friends were once homophobic.

NBC pays for Matt Lauer’s helicopter rides to work

Che’s Battle Comrade Becomes Maduro’s New Economic Adviser

Martin O'Malley is in for 2016?

Erekat submits proposal to Kerry to end Israeli occupation

Trending on Google+:Fast food workers plan biggest US strike to date over minimum wage: The Guardian

Thursday Toon Roundup 1- Death Toys

Sam Wang gives the democrats a 90% chance of holding the United States Senate

Thursday Toon Roundup 2- Strategizing

Thursday TOON Roundup 3- The Rest

Russia to hold nuclear military exercises

Do you think the Federal minimum wage should be $15 per hour?

OK, to anyone who thinks the people who had their nude photos stolen, shouldn't have posted them....

Comics Alliance editorial - "How Misogyny in Gamer Culture Hurts All of Us"

Who ate my sock? Clothes Dryer declares, "It wasn't me!"

Ukraine president says expects ceasefire, peace plan agreed on Friday

In 2012, Democratic candidates in Wisconsin received more votes than Republicans

Right-wing hero lied about getting shot.

Frank Underwood visits The Colbert Report - Sept. 3/2014 PLUS

The GWB Files: Time for Some Traffic Problems in Fort Lee

City reports trend-busting drop in oxycodone prescriptions

OECD: Job recovery to remain weak in 2015

How Trayvon Martin’s Death Launched a New Generation of Black Activism

Blasts heard, smoke seen near eastern Ukraine port: Reuters witness

Growing Pressure on Obama to Do Something Stupid - McCain and Graham positions revealed by Borowitz

Heck of a job, Putin. Post Soviet Russian mortality rates rise.

‘Rent is Too Damn High’ candidate faces ballot challenge

Congresswoman promotes women's issues

Upstate New York News Thread Sept 4.

Mike Malloy - Elizabeth Warren Sides With Israel

The operation to hide Steven Sotloff's Jewish and Israeli background online

Suspect search puts Mahopac High, Middle on lockdown

Another Obama care success story...

AFL-CIO goes after Koch brothers in ad campaign

Ohio rates among the worst states when it comes to hunger problems

Are we sure Greg Orman is from KANSAS?

New Times editor on what his paper owes the reader

Swedish liberal opposition leads in polls for September 14 election.

NYC Metro and LI news thread Sept. 4.

Smithsonian Photo Contest Winners

Only now after all these years have I discovered GD's filthy secret:

Fracking off table in WNC; DENR cancels regional tests


Pssssssssst Christie 'gats' problems!!!

Cartoon: A special message for African Americans

Cruel and unusual!! School Refuses To Let Father Take His 10-Year-Old Autistic Son Home...

An awesome thank you from Artie T

Ebola death toll passes 1,900, says WHO. Perhaps various deities had other priorities?

GAME ON national fast food strike today and more

GAME ON national fast food strike today and more

RIP MTP - It's over folks: NBC is bringing in Luke Russert, son of the late beloved

We will stop telling the truth about you if you stop lying about us

On a scale of 1-10 how large a threat is ISIS?

**SPOILER** love this photo from last night: So You Think You Can Dance winner!

Rachel Maddow - White House seeks Muslim allies against ISIS

DC Circuit to hear ACA case En Banc - Good news for Obama Admin.

Don't buy these Koch products

The shameless media wants another war, I suggest they enlist first and lead by example.

Why Do Newspapers Keep Publishing Op-Eds by John McCain?

ISIS takes on Chechen leader, an ally of Puten.. Oh Boy!!

Man promotes awareness for people with disabilities by selling gumballs on the street

How Do Planets Form?

Va. lawmaker stabbed by son urges mental health reform

BREAKING: Federal Appeals Court Withdraws Decision Defunding Obamacare

Obama Just Made the Ultimate Commitment to Eastern Europe

A worrying factor in Ukraine’s chaos: 15 nuclear reactors

Does anyone else feel we're going on the wrong direction?

Jose Diaz-Balart on Msnbc is amazing!

Rachel Maddow - Senate game changer! Kansas Democrat exits

Rachel Maddow - McCaskill key in Senate race game changer

if corporations are people ....

One in six French people say they support ISIS

VIDEO: Journalist Roughed Up And Removed From Georgia GOP Event

ISIS Is Beheading Journalists to Lure America Into Another Ground War.

This Is What We Are Up Against

'Dreadnought' dinosaur yields big bone haul

PTSD continues to afflict Vietnam veterans 40 years after the war

Nato Summit 2014: Hundreds of protesters reach steel barriers protecting world leaders at

Kerry Washington Brings to Life Sojourner Truth's "Ain't I A Woman" Speech

Kevin Trudeau is back on TV

Emanuel-Rauner ties create campaign subplot

Revenge comes in many forms

Koterba toon: ISIS

Military should end transgender ban immediately, former generals say

War-a-go-go indeed! -- Still Scared Stupid in the Age of Terrorism

Charles P. Pierce - No, You Will Not Be President, Either

Hello my name is Liberal Bill.

TX R-Joe Barton Hoping to Lift Crude Export Ban and Raise the Price of Gasoline in America.

Computational Theology

If You Are 'Waiting for the Facts' from the Police, You Will Be Waiting for the Rest of your life

BP found 'grossly negligent' in 2010 Gulf oil spill

Regarding the pinned GD thread:

Sports Group: Not even ONE 'Who's Going to Win the 2015 Super Bowl' thread???

F-35 Head Bogdan Explains The F135 ‘Bad Rub’ Fix

Good news from NC

Okay, I'm leaving my home this morning for work ...

Republican-21st Century Thinking

Huge Rise In Male Mortality Coincided With Move From Communism To Capitalism

LRS-B, Next Boomer May Force Weapons Cuts

The man behind the smallest V-12 engine in the world (English subtitles)

Islamic State Is Coming, Graffiti Warns Lebanese, as the Band Plays On

A kind mind is hard to find...

Obama and Cameron Call on NATO to Confront ISIS.

William Deresiewicz on Excellent Sheep ( discusses the miseducation of the American elite ) Harper's

Multiple DURecs glitch

7 huge misconceptions about communism and capitalism)

Al-Qaeda Chief Announces Start of Jihadi Operations in India

Judge orders expanded Ohio early voting schedule

This a good article in defense of President Obama

US Has Lost ‘Dominance In Electromagnetic Spectrum’: Shaffer

Fast-Food Protesters Arrested as Wage Campaign Escalates

Service Industries in U.S. Expand at Fastest Pace in Nine Years

Tory MP to ask for end to ban on gay male blood donations

Why GOTV Matters, Even in States Where Major Races

Fed Economists Say Low Workforce Participation Mostly Structural

Pentagon Struggles To Save New Programs: Kendall

Afraid of ISIS?

Chad Taylor, (D-KS) dropped out of U.S. Senate race

I don't know how much more of this Common Core bullshit I can take.

Unusual mugshot: Guess what she's accused of stealing

Nato Summit 2014: 'Happiness is better than sadness, laughing is better than fighting'.. the touchin

Quebec City police probed after cyclist run over by cruiser dies

Dog eats 43½ socks

Obama names Google exec Megan Smith as new US chief technology officer

Amazing coincidence! No working cameras from incident where man died in police custody

DU Album of the Day: Joy Division - Unknown Pleasure

A post by Aristus - No mention of nudity: 18-ish views. Mention of nudity: 300+ views.

From Poison to Passion: The Secret History of the Tomato

Search resumes for cobra loose in S. California

If you need a smile today, look no further.

Charging paying patients more to cover the cost of patients who don't pay

North Dakota official criticizes BNSF Railway, Warren Buffett over rail shipment delays

Repukes are outdoing Dems in getting people with disabilities placed in jobs!

Ebola death toll passes 1,900, says WHO

Photo from the NATO summit

Because we need a laugh: Nixon Unknowingly Mules Pot for Satchmo.

"Mildred, where's my socks?"

GOP’s Senate hopes energized by Koch network ad blitz

Qatar 'detains' Britons probing World Cup labour conditions

GOP Health Plan To Reduce Costs - Just Don't Treat Sick People.

Nigeria's Ebola outbreak spreads

Find Companies Who Share Your Political Beliefs,...and Reward Them.

Poltics and endorsement threads. Sept 4 thru 7th.

Why was the letter C afraid of the other letters?

God Knocked Unconscious By DirectTV Satellite

My Daughter and a selfie with Russell

Golden: IDC Will Still Unite With the GOP Next Year

One of them isn't welcome at Kroger. Guess which one.

Direct Brain-To-Brain Communication Used in Humans

Why CVS Quit Smoking - The New Yorker

Anyone know what's up in Tierney's district?

Santa Cruz to start recording license plates, giving location info to Homeland Security

Army can't track spending on $4.3b system to track spending, IG finds

self delete

Disney goes to battle with Deadmau5 over mouse ears logo

Pic Of The Moment: Randstanding

Nine years after Katrina, New Orleans’ public transit is still rebuilt for wealthy whites

Democrat Blasts Golden’s Grimm Fund-Raiser

How do I make my signature line darker,it's hard to read....

CNN's brand new poll with McTurtle leading Grimes is so misleading it's funny

IBM's Creepy Facial Recognition Software Deployed At Boston Calling - Chris Faraone Discusses

Dangerous Ice Cream Cones and Chest Hair

38 maps that explain the global economy

4 bedrooms, 3 baths ... and a pet suite?

Posted here, on the recommendation of another DUer ...

With Fast Food Strikes, Some See Momentum For Minimum Wage Hike

Bulldog and Mini-Horse Get Prostetic Legs - and RUN!

Are targeted Ads following you?

Officials monitor 200 for Ebola in Nigeria

McCain Makes Revealing Slip on Fox: Obama Didn’t Want to ‘Arm ISIS’

Is America Trying To Stop Americans From Working Abroad?

Brand new atheist here!

Police officer gets hilarious surprise after saving dog stuck in fence

More right-wing whining about immigration.

Gov. Cuomo gets branded as 'corrupt' by Republican and Democratic challengers in debate

Samoa's Homecoming King Troy Polamalu - pretty cool

Nato Summit 2014: Ring of Steel in Cardiff city centre to be taken down over the weekend

Companies run by Andrew Cuomo's biggest donors have won millions in state grants: records

The best explanation of the anger expressed over Ferguson came from Tupac about 2 decades ago

Views of Job Market Tick Up, No Rise in Economic Optimism 56% Say They Are ‘Falling Behind’ Financia

Gordon takes a job as car salesman

Abbott questions Davis’ loyalty to the Cowboys

In Texas, football is most important: Abbott questions Davis’ loyalty to the Cowboys

Woody, Minnie, Statue of Liberty Arrested in Times Square...

Growing Pressure on Obama to Do Something Stupid

More Prioritize Border Security in Immigration Debate

At Market Basket, the Benevolent Boss Is Back. Should We Cheer?

Wu slams absent Hochul on NY1

Breaking: Congresswoman Gwen Moore detained at (Milwaukee) fast food protest

Google settles with FTC over in-app charges

So they're arresting workers in the week of Labor Day

Hershey's New Logo Literally Looks Like A Steaming Turd

Teachout hits Cuomo for Moskowitz alliance-charter schools

NY State Health Department Investigating Joan Rivers’ Case

Dumb Criminals: Massachusetts Woman's Poorly Drawn License Plate Doesn't Fool State Trooper


White Privilege is voting against your economic interests

The Rude Pundit: Judge Michael Feldman Is a Little Bitch

Dumb Cops: Referees File Complaint Against Texas Officer Who Questions Call During HS Football Game

NYC cops arrest human rights lawyer waiting outside restaurant while her kids used restroom

Mayor on body cams: ‘Pilot program for a reason’

The Microsoft Engine That Nailed The World Cup Is Predicting Every NFL Game

Median Incomes Fell for All But Richest in 2010-2013, Fed Says

Groundbreaking at US Diplomacy Center--Guess who missed the party?

Iraqis Identify Prisoner as Chinese Islamist Fighter

'Partridge Family' star David Cassidy pleads guilty to Upstate New York DWI charge

Wendy Davis tells Texas A&M students she wants them to have 'a story of starts'

Ted Nugent: 9/11 anniversary time to kill "allauhpuke zombies"

Verdict just reached in McDonnell trial

The DU Lounge has a new official fragrance - Nudity by Aristus.

Pat Robertson To 80-Year-Old Who Can’t Pay Bills: Keep Tithing, Get a Job, Sell Your Stuff On eBay

Federal Court Restores...Early Voting in Ohio in Time for Midterm Election

Croeso i Gymru, President Obama

Jury reaches verdict in McDonnell corruption trial (former Virginia GOP Gov) lowered prices and all union made in the USA!

Has Greenwald, Inc. Peaked?

It costs $3 million per detainee at Gitmo

Latest ACA Legal Challenges Dealt Two Powerful Setbacks In One Week

Papantonio: The Police State of America

Eric Holder announcing investigation re Ferguson now on GEM$NBComcast n/t

IS militants vow to 'de-throne' Putin over Syria support

Sarah Palin dissed. 'The View' hires Nicolle Wallace

Ruth Bader Ginsburg To Marry Another Same-Sex Couple This Weekend

Dad in hot-car death case indicted on murder, child cruelty charges

Is it likely that the "Military Industrial Complex" will successfully dupe Obama

How to fine a corporation appropriately?

NYC Board of Elections changes nearly a dozen uptown poll sites days before primary

Fmr. US Labor Secretary Robert Reich: College Is a Ludicrous Waste Of Money

Sometimes boring can be good.

Joan Rivers has passed!

Joan Rivers has passed...

Comcast, Marxism, and Net neutrality: Twisted words, shameless hypocrisy

Cubs prospect Kris Bryant 'realizing baseball is a business' after not getting September call

McDonnells' GUILTY on Counts 1 - 3

Joan Rivers RIP

Whole Woman's Health to Open New Mexico Clinic

Sam Pizzigati: We must expand the struggle against privatizers

Joan Rivers Dies at 81

Regarding all the claims that the West is to blame for the current situation in Ukraine:

Remember when DU donated to my run for office, left overs going to help raise the minimum wage in NE

Coyotes 30 miles from wilderness, first time seeing it in my neck of the woods

McDonnell guilty on all counts; wife guilt on 9 of 11

RIP Joan

BREAKING: Former VA Gov. Bob McDonnell guilty on 11 counts; Maureen McDonnell on 8 counts

Surgery on ailing Great Dane yields 43 ½ socks

CHristie, Perry and Walker should be trembling

Robin Williams and Joan Rivers lost within 4 weeks

Do you really understand modern farming? Urbanite examines 10 myths of GMOs and organics

U.S. appeals court rules gay marriage bans in Wisconsin, Indiana unconstitutional

Burning Man 2014

Apple Suppliers in China Under Fire Again Over Labor Abuses

Bob McDonnell, Rick Scott, Chris Christie, Scott Walker The 2010 Class of

Reports: Bill Nojay wanted for questioning in Cambodia

Halo, Purely for Pets Becomes Founding Sponsor of Animal Crowdfunding Site

Susan Duursma Sentenced to Sixty Days in Jail for Sex Crime with Teen

Appeals court rules same-sex marriage ban in Wisconsin unconstitutional

Austin Just Became a National Leader in Solar Energy

Austin Just Became a National Leader in Solar Energy

Stephen Colbert mocks Fox pundits for wishing foreigners ruled America

Gov. McDonnell convicted: Looks like the GOP has a new 2016 Presidential front-runner.

NWU Sotloff Statement

Abbott vs. Education

Planned Parenthood's New HB2-Proofed Clinic Opens in Southern Dallas

Joan Rivers on the Howard Stern Show 7/28/14

To Expand Medicaid in Texas, Those Without Insurance Must Vote

What Grover Norquist Got Wrong About Burning Man

On the McDonnells' conviction - screw you NYT and WaPo

Introducing ... Nevada Blue

Joan Rivers to God: "Can we talk?"

Houston ISD Officers Pin Student To The Ground Because She Was On Her Cell Phone

Krugman and E. Warren are live tonight at 7:30 pm EDT in a discussion at CUNY

It's the summer the laughter died.

The Pope is a Tourist

Uh Oh, GOP Gov Embroiled In Gender Discrimination Scandal!

This Is What It's Like To Sit Through An Anti-Union Meeting At Work

Speaking of Fair Wages

Elizabeth Warren won’t say if Hillary Clinton is ‘too cozy’ with Wall Street

Rick Perry packing his bags for Japan, China

Mockingbird and Absorbing Man cast in SHIELD, for Marvel News, DC - Ra's Al Ghul also cast

A slow-motion disaster gnaws at US shores as sea level rises

So, Joan Rivers said terrible things? She was grating?

Judge Orders Ballot Tool to Help Blind in Maryland.

With the 40th anniversary of Watergate upon us, I thought this was appropriate for today's news...

Fox News: Gov. Bob McConnell (D-VA) found guilty on corruption charges...

love them or hate them...

Big Banks Must Face U.S. Swaps Price-Fixing Lawsuit.


This Is Why You Should Never Underestimate Animals. Mind-Blowing.

Good News.. Federal Judge in Ohio Restores Early Voting...

The destructive myth at the heart of American “public” education. Robert Reich

Even today there's a double standard, a man can sleep around and sleep around...

Taylor will remain on ballot in Kansas

Kobach says Taylor stays on ballot for U.S. Senate in Kansas

WTF ...136

So he's going to be Johnny Cleveland now.....yup going to trademark that name....

Do you love where you live...

WTF ...137

We had to go all the way to Moscow to top Florida Man.

Support building for Scotland to break from UK

Please don't write sentences like this....Just stop...

Polish soccer journalist scores a penalty

Two workers injured at Kellogg's plant in Omaha

Michael Bown Killer Darrin Wilson Has $433170.......

Two workers injured at Kellogg's plant in Omaha

A familiar conversation, from a different perspective.

It is time for PA. Legislature to Enact Basic Limits on Gifts to Politicians

Man tied to deadly 2012 U.S. meningitis outbreak arrested

Cuomo allies attack Teachout for debate participation

The credit card that'll replace all your plastic is almost here

Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton Nude Photos To Be Shown In Florida Art Exhibit (lifesized--on canvas)

Bones of contention: Catholic dioceses fight over Archbishop Sheen’s body

Why did Jeb Bush walk across the road?

My son's best friend just made me cry.

Why did Bobby Jindal cross the road?

The CIA’s Mop-Up Man: L.A. Times Reporter Cleared Stories With Agency Before Publication

The Christian Church is dwindling. Here’s why I’m still hopeful.

Why did Rick Perry cross the road?

Why did Lindsey Graham cross the road?

“Anglican” or “Episcopalian”? The answer depends on the value of tradition

Homophobic Uganda parliament speaker dropped from London business forum

The War to End All Wars

Why did Ted Cruz cross the road?

Why did Eric Cantor cross the road?

Why did Sarah Palin cross the road?

Why did Rush Limbaugh cross the road?

I did not approve of Joan Rivers' comedy

Has anyone heard from Lady Freedom Returns?

Why did Michelle Bachmann cross the road?

Police: Former Navy SEAL Lied About Being Shot In Ohio By Three Black Men

Jim Kelly declared cancer-free

You know, it's been a good week for democrats

Amelie Mauresmo nominated for tennis Hall of Fame

Colombia’s armed forces commander, 8 other generals, accused of ordering civilian killings

Fox News Host Wants Putin to Lead USA To Get Things 'Done Right'

Hispanic Man Pretends to be White, Job Offers Skyrocket

State to health insurers: No big rate hikes for you

Chad Taylor (D) Will Remain on Ballot in Kansas

On the First Day of Kindergarten

WTF ...138

China Just Got Serious About Global Warming. Now We're Really Out of Excuses.

Investigating Ferguson

A question

In honor of discomforting humor...

A question

Democrats Call Out The Koch Brothers For Trying To Buy The Senate

Senator cannot use Uribe’s name in debate on politicians’ paramilitary ties

More People Die from Suicide Than From Wars, Natural Disasters Combined

Bishop Ron Allen: Medical Use Of Marijuana Creates ‘Criminal Minds’ In Poor People

The 213 Things Skippy is no longer allowed to do in the Army...

Ferguson, Mo dirty cops tied to Mississippi voter fraud?

Why did Rand Paul cross the road?

Eric Holder Opens Broad Probe Into Ferguson Police

So the Rethuglies want Putin as a leader?

Why did John McCain cross the road?

Harry Reid: Kochs are ‘enemies of progress’

Crimean Leader Promises Brutal Crackdown on LGBT Organizers

Brave Teen Refuses to Attend Middle School, Chooses Jail Instead

If you got this reply from a Kijiji advert would you cancel the sale?

fast food protest in Richmond Va-arrests

Mothers Group Hammers Grocery Chain For Allowing Domestic Terrorists To Wander Their Aisles

How Many F#&^ing Commercials Do We Have To Bear

Argentina Senate passes debt swap plan in defiance of U.S. courts

Walker and Mallott: Alaska's unity ticket - from The Mudflats

Justice Dept Refuses For 20 Years Gather National Police Brutality Stats

Newly found asteroid to pass close to Earth on Sunday

Former GOP spokesman comes out, pushes for same sex marriage

The Hostage Situation That Keeps Turkey From Going After Islamic State

Mike Malloy - Mike Explodes With Caller Defending Israel: The Follow-Up

Obamacare site hacked but nothing taken, HHS says

National Grid will return $25M to Brooklyn, L.I. customers

From local RW radio- McDonnell and his lawyer were as confident as Romney on election night

Watch my first TV ad (BRAD ASHFORD FOR CONGRESS running against Lee Terry R NE)

Clinton tours Harbor School, touting ‘Billion Oyster Project’

Papantonio: Justice Done -- Criminal Governor Convicted

Free download of Rick's Exquisite Zodiac:

Food fight! Ted Cruz calls Paul Ryan a liar.

Cabrera defends pro-Uganda video

Israeli demolitions leave 5 homeless in East Jerusalem

Fast Food strike song (We Coming! - Jasiri X #FightFor15)

Mike Malloy - Paul Ryan Blames Obama In Rise of Islamic State

Hagel Lauds Ukraine’s Forces in Meeting With Defense Minister

Israeli authorities demolish Bedouin homes in Negev

I'd guess 50 to 75 percent of US news content consists of press releases

How Market Basket Put Itself Back Together Again

Council liberals question colleagues' Hochul support

SACEUR: Allies must prepare for Russia ‘hybrid war’

Israeli forces demolish house, water well in Hebron

Even Mafiosi on trial don't plead that the delusionalcrazybitch wife made them do it.

Forest City tries to take control of Atlantic Yards factory

US to provide $75M to expand Ebola care centers

Tiny Shrimp-like Organisms Try to Illuminate the Insides of Fish That Eat Them

Alison Lundergan Grimes is coming to Carmel, CA Wednesday, September 17, 2014

New blog on progressivism

National G.O.P. Moves to Take Over Campaign of Kansas Senator.

Dalai Lama denied South Africa visa for Nobel summit

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Many hackers consider acquiring nude celeb pictures a "badge of honor"

Welcome to the "Islamic State" land (ISIS/ISIL) Produced by the State Dept! (graphic)

What say you, group members?


Democrats Bash Zephyr Teachout’s ‘Outrageous’ Stance on Israel

Letter from the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway by Zach Dorfman

Guatemala Resists 'Monsanto Law' Required As Part Of Trade Agreement With US

Guatemala Resists 'Monsanto Law' Required As Part Of Trade Agreement With US

I will be hanging with Will Shakespeare for dinner, drinks, and the Seahawks game.

Joan Rivers Requested All These Things For Her Funeral...

Meet the Company Suing El Salvador for the Right to Poison Its Water

Meet the Company Suing El Salvador for the Right to Poison Its Water

Nebraska Medical Center to treat Boston doctor with Ebola

Follow ISIL to the gates of hell? Why? Can't Cheney just call us when they show up?

Gov Mc Donnell cries his eyes out upon conviction

Get your lazy 80 yr. old ass out tithing for the lord

Hackers break into

So has Fox put the old D by McDonnell's name

Dramatic Photos of California's Historic Drought

China Just Got Serious About Global Warming. Now We're Really Out of Excuses.

Joan Rivers: Palestinians ‘Deserve to Be Dead’

Anyopne here have a generator for if the power goes out?

"ISIL is coming for Riyhad..Damascus.. OUR shot clock is running out..." Tweety. What The F&%$# ?

We Will Follow You To The Gates Of Hell...This Should Send Biden's Approval Ratings Through The Roof

Canadian Beekeepers Launch Class Action Suit Against Pesticide Makers

Orlando police shopping for new $230,000 armored vehicle

FSU investigating Jameis Winston

Florida State investigating Jameis Winston, attorney says

Ah, Real Love....

Alan Grayson has an Iraq Strategy...

Cabinet Hinge

LIVE: Elizabeth Warren and Paul Krugman discuss income inequality

Sixth teacher assassinated this year in Colombia: union

Sixth teacher assassinated this year in Colombia: union

Ron Paul and Michele Bachmann Are Under FBI Investigation For Several Federal Crimes

How Many Years Should Governor McDonnell Get? Linked poll.

Elizabeth Warren & EMILY's List (win a chance to see Senator Warren)

Corn priced at $3.46 a bushel. Ethanol production 3.5% aheadof 2013, estimate 14.1 biln gal for 2014

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