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Archives: September 29, 2015

Carly Fiorina Chairs Organization That Funded Abortion Group

Niembro case (Argentina): Buenos Aires Mayor Mauricio Macri had similar arrangements w/ other firms

Bangladesh Secular Bloggers Defiant Despite New Threats

Venezuela to let deported Colombians return after border dispute

John Oliver busts Fox News using 5-year-old clip of chanting Muslims to create fear of ‘terrorist’ r

Some days I am just so overwhelmed...

Benghazi Probe Is Now Longest In Congressional History

Is All of This Political Fighting Really a War over Man's Future?

How to Talk About Other Religious Traditions to Your Kids

Early Analysis: Donald Trump’s Tax Cut Plan Would Cost at Least $10.8 Trillion

Robert Reich- Why we must end the upward pre-distributions to the rich

For second straight year, NC ranks as one of the worst states for teachers

Chris Hayes - something else is collapsing around Fiorina -

Bernie Sanders introduces himself to the Jewish community in Iowa

Predictive Markets: Biden now within one point of Bush for presidency predictions

Never Woman Enough: How Trans Women Are Held to Unrealistic Standards


WaPo: The Benghazi panel is a scandal of a committee

South Dakota proposes plan to expand Medicaid

Charlie Rose Interviews Vladimir Putin

Nailed it

Did you hear McCarthy's announcement?

Racist endorses black man

DU for Bernie made our goal for the month with 48 hours to spare over $20,000!!! UPDATED

Miko Grimes, wife of cornerback Brent Grimes, arrested at Dolphins game

Every minute, someone gets arrested for marijuana possession in the U.S.

DU for Bernie made our goal for the month with 48 hours to spare over $20,000!!!

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! The Voice! & a new Kitteh & Doggie gif

You really have laugh at some people?

Spider-Mable takes on cancer and crime in Edmonton

President Obama Hammers Putin, Donald Trump, and Dick Cheney In UN Address(video)

Meet the conscience of N.Y.C.: Jeremiah Moss talks about his vanishing city

Union-led group announces ballot measure for $13.50 minimum wage

Union-led group announces ballot measure for $13.50 minimum wage

Union-led group announces ballot measure for $13.50 minimum wage

Colombia’s prison authorities strip convicted politicians of luxury items

Colombia’s prison authorities strip convicted politicians of luxury items

Peak Fish

I'm leaving this site again

David Axelrod Feels the Bern at University of Chicago Institute of Politics.

9-28-15 The Journey Toward Equal Treatment in 2:00

9-28-15 The Journey Toward Equal Treatment in 2:00

First "Glowing" Sea Turtle Found

9-28-15 The Journey Toward Equal Treatment in 2:00

Catherine Coulson, Log Lady on ‘Twin Peaks,’ Dies at 71

Ducking Trump

Why Are Republicans the Only Climate-Science-Denying Party in the World?

Georgia woman set for execution gets last-minute clemency hearing

World Leaders Commit to Ending Gender Discrimination at UN Summit (20 years on, little progress)

World Leaders Commit to Ending Gender Discrimination at UN Summit (20 years on, little progress)

At U.N., Castro says U.S. must end embargo to have normal Cuba ties

World Leaders Commit to Ending Gender Discrimination at UN Summit (20 years on, little progress)

Hillary Clinton's Image Improves Among Democrats

OMG Did anyone else see what just happened in the St. Louis Cardinals game?

I'm Being Interviewed Live on Radio 9/29/15

Mifepristone: More Than An Abortion Pill – A Lifesaver for Women (fda caved to gestational slavers)

Mifepristone: More Than An Abortion Pill – A Lifesaver for Women (fda caved to gestational slavers)

Mifepristone: More Than An Abortion Pill – A Lifesaver for Women (fda caved to gestational slavers)

Renew Deal, charlie and algernon and madinmaryland I think it's time to ban Joeybee from the Sports

GE to move engine plant to Canada as U.S. export financing nixed

Typhoon Dujuan slams Taiwan

Ben Carson on CNN.

Louisiana’s alleged governor PBJ is the poster boy for “Dark Money”

John Boehner's resignation spells trouble for Jeb Bush

Did you watch 60 Minutes last night? the witch hunt of Duke lacrosse coach

Gerda Wegener: 'The Lady Gaga of the 1920s' (amazing artist, role model)

Gerda Wegener: 'The Lady Gaga of the 1920s' (artist, role model)

Bill Clinton Springs Into a Busy Political Fall Campaigning for Hillary

MTV/extreme sports star Erik Roner, 39, dies in skydiving accident

Hotel workers union calls for boycott of two hotels (San Francisco)

Looking for guidance.

Hotel workers union calls for boycott of two hotels (San Francisco)

Hotel workers union calls for boycott of two hotels (San Francisco)

Exxon: The Road Not Taken

Menendez Loses Bid for Dismissal of Corruption Indictment

Curt Schilling is at it again!

"Elizabeth Warren just delivered the realest talk on race by any American politician"

"Elizabeth Warren just delivered the realest talk on race by any American politician"

Mike Malloy - The Real Reason Behind Boehner´s Resignation

Petaluma Progressive Festival

How Gerald Butts plans to make Justin Trudeau the next prime minister

Ladies and gentlemen, Aaron. Rodgers.

Win it for Wally!!!

Even in Vermont, Sanders Trails Clinton in the Race for Superdelegates

TD#10 -

It appears ignore boy is putting anyone who disagrees with him on ignore for anything.

Vermont Progs and Dems Sing Sanders' Praises

This Surrogate Mother Is So Unique! You Can’t Miss This Story!

Israel’s UN amb. called for annexing West Bank, tries to delete evidence

has everyone seen the google doodle for today? referencing finding water on mars. very cute.

I am just going to say this now.

Carly: The CEO Ed Snowden warned us about?

Fiorina, pressed on Planned Parenthood, becomes even more extreme

Who was the first player in MLB history to steal a base in 4 decades?

BDS: The lies and the truth

Cruz sternly rebuked by GOP

Azealia Banks Compares LGBT Community to the KKK

The Daily Show is back tonight.

American Family Voices Campaign To Unite Progressives On Economic Agenda

Rush Limbaugh pans evidence of water on Mars as part of 'leftist agenda'

Mike Malloy - Bernie Sanders Leading By 16 Points In New Hampshire

I just spotted the Google Doodle for today! Have a look:

Unbelievable (hot off the press Tell Congress: No More Government Shutdowns)

Unbelievable (hot off the press Tell Congress: No More Government Shutdowns)

Why the Big Fuss over Trump?

Unbelievable (hot off the press Tell Congress: No More Government Shutdowns)

Luckovich - Water on Mars

"The Log Lady"

Gaslighting the Electorate

Rw Catholics are kidding themselves.

Blotting pizza grease with napkin really works!

Bernie Sanders says he will be "An Arts President" (YES!!!!) VIDEO

Right-wing morons bring us "Ex-Gay Awareness Month"

Bernie Sanders says he will be "An Arts President" (YES!!!!) VIDEO

Thanks to a generous friend, I am now the proud possessor of a Bernie bumper sticker...and...

House votes to renew FAA authority for 6 months

Carly Fiorina, torture enthusiast

Dickerson and Bernie

"'Let’s work out a plan for grabbing some Middle East oil if we want,' Kissinger said."

Heads up: Michelle Obama coming up on tonight's Colbert

Fred Simon, of Omaha Steaks' founding family, dies at 78

Chris Hedges: State Terror Against People of Color

With Halloween coming up, the Shirime, a Japanese monster(NSFW)

California vaccine law opponents submit petitions to repeal the legislation

10 Things We Learned from the New JIMI HENDRIX: ELECTRIC CHURCH Documentary, Esquire 9/4/15

Two Santa Clara County jail guards accused of killing inmate released on bail


"We have to address both" -Bernie Sanders talking about parallel economic and racial justice problem

2200 year old walrus bones suggest the most famous medieval chess set might be Icelandic in origin

Jeb Bush To Roll Out Energy Plan At Company With A History of Violations

@WValderrama: Have you guys met my new friend

Everybody Wants To Go To Heaven But Nobody Wants To Die

Board to Decide Pension Benefits for Gliniewicz Family

Abbas adviser suggests US pressured Palestinian leader to nix UN speech 'bombshell'

Where Did Jeb Bush Lose Support? Everywhere – WSJ/NBC Poll

Senior Democratic party operative announces sudden resignation

Is there life on Mars?

Shell abandons Alaska Arctic drilling

Saudi royal calls for regime change in Riyadh

20,000 of Colombia’s local election candidates face criminal charges

The Crazier the GOP Candidates Get, the Better a Safe, Sure Bet Like Clinton Looks

3 killed as police, protesters clash over Peru copper mine

Fugitive in Ore. kidnapping, torture cases caught in Mexico

Fugitive in Ore. kidnapping, torture cases caught in Mexico

So Carl Icahn now wants us to believe he care about the poor American worker, and the income

Iranian President Calls GOP Anti-Iran Deal Rhetoric ‘Laughable,’ ‘A Form of Entertainment’

What of Confederate 'heritage' is worthy of pride?

CentrAm coffee growers struggle to adapt to climate change

CentrAm coffee growers struggle to adapt to climate change

It Does Not Matter What GOP Does There Will Still Be Enough Of Them In Power To Fuck The USA.

WA man shoots self in scrotum while fighting off meth hallucinations of ‘Mexicans in trees’

Hillary releases new TV ad, "Overnight," focused on prescription drug costs (video): (HILLARY GRP)

Mexican Journalist Earns Millions Through Government Contracts

'Surprisingly Open': Obama, Putin Talks Go Long After Frosty Opening

Discovery of liquid water on Mars

For no good reason

Passenger on plane claims to have mistook the exit door for the lavatory door

Gay High School Student in Tennessee Suspended After Attempting to Bring Male Date to Homecoming

REBOOT: Bernie DID need to readjust and improve his message. So do we Bernie supporters.

Ben Carson goes down south and tries to decide what to say about confederate battle flags

Transcript: Pope Francis’s homily at his final Mass of his historic trip to the United States

TCM Schedule for Thursday, October 1, 2015 -- TCM Spotlight: Trailblazing Women

Ocoee On Fire: The 1920 Election Day Massacre

Sword Coast Legends

UK guarantees nuclear deal as China investment is announced

How likely is the million donors thing?

A path forward on full funding for Washington’s schools

'Another World Is Possible': Corbyn's Labour Party Lampoons Austerity

Scenes from my Desert Road Trip- the First Day

Ken Ham accuses Bill Nye of telling women what to do with their bodies

When Smear Campaigns Backfire it's a Good Thing for Democracy!

San Diego Creation Museum denied membership to Museum Council and Ken Ham isn't happy

Follow-up: San Antonio strippers settle wage lawsuit against club

Follow-up: San Antonio strippers settle wage lawsuit against club

Has Pope Francis just cast the first vote in the US presidential race?

Daily Holidays - September 29

Joe Biden a better bet than Hillary Clinton to beat Republicans, poll finds

The Newly Discovered Tablet V of the Epic of Gilgamesh

Bear Fights & Moon Sex: History's Best Lunar Eclipse Myths

Who Were The Celts? The British Museum Offers Answers with New Exhibition

Wanna See Who Paul Ryan Thinks Should Be New House Speaker?


100,000 people attend prayer-meeting in Peru to support Kim Davis... says Kim Davis-supporter

10 Years After Katrina, New Orleans’ All-Charter School System Has Proven a Failure

Iraq War General Ray Odierno Cashing In With New Job at JPMorgan Chase

What is a "falsely universalist ideology"?

Borosage: Feel the Bern: Sanders and the Power of Grassroots Fundraising

Nestlé purchases full ownership rights to Mars water

Does anyone know the best course of action to help a newly immigrated person without experience get drivers trainin.

Progressive Groups Mobilize to Gain Seats in Congress

57% of those visiting exchange websites could not find a plan they could afford.

Cycling Redefined: Rwanda’s Joan of Arc

The Dark Truth Of John Boehner's Resignation

Hillary Utterly Unable to Answer How She’s Different from Barack, Bill

Michelle Obama on Colbert (Monday)

Link to eridani's post, "Cycling Redefined: Rwanda’s Joan of Arc"

Death toll from airstrike on Yemen wedding hits 131

Colbert - Hillary's biggest scandal yet: Heightghazi (Monday)

This slideshow outlines why our economy will never fully recover...

Bernie Sanders Is Coming to Boston - 14,000+ expected (so far)

At alma mater, Sanders calls on students to join his fight

After White Supremacy Scandal, Steve Scalise May Become House Majority Leader

Poll: Are there any white democrats that intentionally want to hurt minority groups?

Controversy over Flying Confederate Flag in Public Places Not Waning

Donald Trump Proves What's Wrong With Bankruptcy Laws in America | Robert Reich

The Rude Pundit - Carly Fiorina Is a Lying Piece of Shit, Too

Confederate flag battle steps on toes

Has Elizabeth Warren commented on the shell game/tax cut program

China dares you to cross its giant glass bridge: Bridge over the river why PHOTO HEAVY

Pro-death penalty group raised, spent more than $900K on petition drive to put issue before voters

Should I accept scholarship money from a confederate group?

Carly Fiorina "hearts" some o' that good ol' fashioned Bush-Cheney terra-stoppin' torture, Stretch.

Cheating casinos: As gamblers shun stingier slots, casinos shake things up

Trevor Noah Kicks Off Daily Show Premiere by Promising to Continue ‘The War on Bullsh*t’


I exposed Steve Scalise’s white nationalist past — and yet he may become more powerful

SHOCKING news! A Republican Rep from Texas endorses CRUZ? Thoroughly UNEXPECTED AND SHOCKING!

In New Documentary, KKK says Auschwitz a 'Summer Camp' for Jews

US-Backed Bombing Campaign Strikes Yemeni Wedding Party, Killing Dozens

Candidates in Play for Republican Leadership

NYC mayor to urge city pension funds to divest from coal

Beware of fal$e PROFIT$: Huckabee campaign "dramatically behind where we $hould be"

Woodrow Wilson, a Racist Bigot

New York town's large collection of WWII vet photos endures

New York town's large collection of WWII vet photos endures

‘Scientific’ racism is creeping back

Should states continue to pass the smog tests for the polluting diesel cars?

Chris Hedges: State Terror Against People of Color

Michigan man tries to kill a spider at the gas pump...WITH A LIGHTER (video @ link)

Feel the Bern: Sanders and the Power of Grassroots Fundraising

Afghan forces fight to retake northern city from Taliban

DU for Grayson US Senate (Democrats Are Already Screwing Up the Most Important Senate Race of 2016)

C.R.E.A.M. featuring Donald Trump

Alarming TPP.. Confidential Letter titled “State-Owned Enterprises (SOE) Issues

Elephants, crocodiles kill 7 people at Malawi park

Fido seems exceptionally mellow. And he keeps raiding the bag of Cheetohs.

A Fantastic Web App to Reach Unregistered New York Voters

Hillary Clinton's face book questions and answer session

From an article posted by a Right wing Facebook friend

Hillary Clinton Calls On Turing CEO To Restore Drug To Original Price

Remember when Bernie said social justice must wait for economic justice?

Slowpoke Toon- Kneejerkin'

How One Man Laid the Groundwork for Today’s Crisis in the Middle East..guess who?

[ActBlue] You're making a difference -- daily update for 9-28-15 (We made goal for the month & more)

I just saw once of the best concerts of my lifetime last night - Father John Misty

The Assault on Planned Parenthood Is Getting Personal for Me

Clinton endorsement divides teachers union

Clinton endorsement divides teachers union

Clinton endorsement divides teachers union

We Have To Win In 2016!

Happy 83rd birthday, SEAN CONNERY

China's Cap And Trade Will Cover Less Than 1/2 Of Emissions By 2020 - Details Sparse

Tuesday Toon Roundup 1- Running the Asylum

Tuesday Toon Roundup 2:Tired of the GOP

Pavlov's Elephant

Extreme Pacific sea level events to double in future

Tuesday Toon Roundup 3: The Rest

Blue Rodeo sings out against Harper

1972 Sanders letter to the editor

Republicans React To Pope's Visit - TMFS Sketch Comedy

For Only 4th Time, Acreage Burned Tops 9 Million Acres; All Four Times Post-2000

Ted Cruz takes swipe at Republican leadership as Senate backs spending bill

Ta-Nehisi Coates is among this year's MacArthur "Genius" grant recipients

House GOP, Planned Parenthood Chief to Face Off Over Undercover Videos

Jerry Lee Lewis turns 80 today

Elizabeth Warren challenges Brookings over research backed by industry

To Cut Costs, College Students Are Buying Less Food and Even Going Hungry

KRUGMAN: "Don’t cry for Mr. Boehner-Cry for America"

Obama at LGBT Fundraiser: Ban ‘Conversion Therapy’ for Transgender Minors

Occupy Wall Street: A Cautionary Tale For Black Lives Matter

Does anyone know anything about TY Beanie Babies Collector cards??

DeRay Mckesson destroys Jeb over ‘free stuff’ comment: ‘He hasn’t earned the stuff that he has'

Italian aid worker killed in Bangladesh 'by IS'

Senior Democratic party operative (Michael Sargeant) announces sudden resignation

Juan Cole: Why Obama and Putin are Both Wrong on Syria

Fresh blood for House leadership! . . . Please come CAPTION Steve Scalise!!!!

Yemen conflict: Wedding attack death toll rises to 130

Four Virginia schools join effort to revamp admissions process

Schools nationwide join effort to revamp admissions process

Fifa: Jack Warner banned for life from football activities

Fifa: Jack Warner banned for life from football activities

Ladies and Gentlemen, these are your voters for the 2016 election:

Knife-wielding man in SUV made it onto JFK tarmac hours after pope left

Volkswagen to refit cars affected by emissions scandal

"The Populist Movement in the United States" (1943 work on the 1890s-1900s movement, in PDF format)

Baltimore judge to schedule police trials in black man's death

Carly Fiorina was BFFs with the guy who burned the CIA torture tapes

Lincoln Heights Ohio PD so corrupt they shut it down

Burkina Faso army launches operation near presidential guard camp

DEA-agents sell drugs, accept bribes from drug-cartel, accidently kill a guy... and keep their jobs

Catalan head indicted for calling referendum on split from Spain

Every vote you cast for a human being is a vote against the biosphere.

Judge Considers Medicating Man Charged With Terror Support

How Many Deaths Did Volkswagen's Deception Cause in the U.S.?

Carly Fiorina's stance on science revealed:

Can't believe how many of my Facebook friends fell for this: This Facebook 'privacy notice'

Naked man covered in blood was 'in a zombie state' as he tried to steal cars in Victorville

Tom Brady Walks Back Support of 'Friend' Donald Trump

Tom Brady Walks Back Support of 'Friend' Donald Trump

CCRKBA to Hillary: ‘Thanks for energizing gun owners’

Unite union leader Len McCluskey: The Nazis made trade unionists wear armbands

msnbc is airing the Congressional PP hearing right now

Unite union leader Len McCluskey: The Nazis made trade unionists wear armbands

Unite union leader Len McCluskey: The Nazis made trade unionists wear armbands

BP Announces Plans To Put Oil In Mars’ Water By 2025.

"Vengeance is Ours"(song for the new leadership of the US House of Reprehensitives)

Since 2010, 226 people have been executed in the US

Trump Says He's Been 'Childish,' Raises Possibility of Dropping Out

Who's watching the PP hearings?

David Axelrod interviews Senator Bernie Sanders (podcast)

Anarchy and FeelTheBern team up!

CNN just cut to the PP hearing to hear chaffetz grill Richards...

Kansas City Murmuration(swarm of birds)

Cecile Richards holding her own in the midst of a PP House hearing teabagger hit job!

Challengers say NPPD's (public power) proposed rate hike is unfair, discriminatory

I'm harboring a seething, white-hot burning hatred of republicans right now...

Poll: Nearly A Third Of Iowa GOP Wants To Criminalize Islam

No Labels event in N.H. to draw Trump, Sanders (via satellite.)

Big Mean Moon

Kochs Hope to Be First to Pollute Water on Mars

Pet Parade photos: Your weekly dose of furry goodness

Ultimate GOP Agenda Regulating Contraceptives & Abortion Out Of Existence.

Bernard Sanders 1974 running for U.S. Senate

Hi everyone, I've been out of trouble for a whille but now:

Check out the Google for today!!!! n/t

"Planned Parenthood Videos" Have NOTHING To Do With Planned Parenthood.

Trump gets key endorsement - guarantees his Presidency

I think Befuddled Jaguars Fan and Blase Pissed Off Dolphins Fan ought to get together.

Berning man: Musician organizes benefit concert for Bernie Sanders

Which one of you fuckers suggested scab beer for the Lounge concession?

All 13-19 year olds in Washington state, there is an essay contest to win a phone call with Bernie!

Facebook's Feeling The Bern. Hillary counters with foreign "Click-Farms"

Matt Damon says gay actors should stay in the closet

El Paso abortion clinic reopens amid Texas court battles

POLL: Hillary Clinton's favorability among Democrats has risen to 73%.

Politician Says Homeless People Should Be Put Down By Lethal Injection

The Myth of Overpopulation - (Good Laugh)

Less taxes = Less government

Rep. Ted Lieu - D - CA-33 ... !!! My new hero!!

MSNBC still pushing the PP "witch hunt" meme...

GOP Rep. Repeatedly Interrupts Planned Parenthood Head At Hearing

Did you know? - 50 rather interesting items

Our Fall Clean-Up Is Complete

Global overpopulation would ‘withstand war, disasters and disease’

South Dakota tribe to open nation's 1st marijuana resort

Rank and file teachers union members plan on protesting for an endorsement for Hillary Clinton

Researchers at five universities … find a dramatic increase in major storm occurrence

South Dakota tribe to open nation's 1st marijuana resort

Carly Fiorina Defends Government Sponsored Torture And Surveillance

Bernie! The 2016 sensation. Starring LilB as the BasedGod

My Mackinac Island Photo Essay, or "Don't it always seem to go"...

AP: Medicare’s $30 million ambulance-ride mystery

Another warning to fellow Bernie Supporters

Why We Must Upend Pre-Distributions to the Rich

I knew it, I just knew she reminded me of someone

why will removing Syria's leader work better than it did in Afghanistan Iraq or Libya?

PSA: Snowden is on Twitter now!

The Real Estate Crisis in North Dakota's Man Camps

Archaeologists pluck 3 Civil War cannons from river site

US Consumer Confidence Rises Again in September

Congress violates Constitution with Planned Parenthood vote

LIVE: Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards speaks before Congress. (AP)

Volkswagens and Voting Machines: The Dangers of Proprietary Software

You can rent this Airstream for $525 a month — if you have a place to park it

Obama and Putin Move Toward Compromise on Syria

Wow! - A President's Secret Operation: How Grover Cleveland Hid His Cancer Surgery From Everyone

GOP committee chair opens hearing by suggesting Planned Parenthood funding helped kill his parents

Marathon Organizers Respond To Black Lives Matter Plans

Veterans Love Bernie Sanders: "No One Has Had Our Backs Like Bernie. No one!"

Free Speech Gets the Death Penalty

Why we won't have racial justice until we organize for economic justice.

Obama Shakes Hands With Zarif in Step Toward Better U.S.-Iran Relations

In smog battle, industry gets help from unlikely source: black business group

Pic Of The Moment: Comparing Donald Trump And Jeb Bush's Tax Proposals Reveals One Simple Truth

Conservatives float Trey Gowdy as next House majority leader

Conservatives float Trey Gowdy as next House majority leader

Did somebody start a prediction on how low McCarthy will survive as speaker.

Why beef is the new SUV (CNN)

Clinton's slide continues. Morning Consult's 7/17-7/20 national poll Clinton 52;


You'd think that ESPN would cover the Cardinals - Pirates game tonight? No, they have (what else?)..

Peter Schiff at Jackson Hole Summit: The Monetary Roach Motel

3 charged with targeting elderly with sweepstakes scam

States Push Back Against Cities’ Minimum-Wage Boosts

Anarchy in the House

Do You Hate Animal Abuse? Then You’ll Love What the FBI Is Doing About It!

Six years ago, today.

Being poor is a state of mind that you never out grow, but being broke is just a temporary condition

Cottle Transit Village: Dense Mixed Use in San Jose

WashPo: How the media fails to cover Bernie Sanders

Pink Out Day

Observer: How Bernie Sanders Can Win

Please please consider taking a moment and donating to Planned Parenthood today

Lady Gaga to be named Woman of the Year by Billboard

Gallup: Hillary Clinton's Image Improves Among Democrats

5 California teens arrested in Nebraska ATM fraud

"Hard working Americans, white Anericans"

Kentucky, Oil Company Colluded To Keep Spill Settlement Secret

Ted Cruz, shunned by colleagues, trashes Congress in hour-long Senate speech

Ted Cruz, shunned by colleagues, trashes Congress in hour-long Senate speech

‘Literally Shot Out Of His Wheelchair’: Delaware Councilman Calls For Fed Probe Of Cop Shooting

about our "trying to train moderate Syrian rebels to fight ISIS," Gen. Clark said

The Lounge isn't celebrating National Coffee Day?

It's National Coffee Day

Egypt says King Tut's tomb may have hidden chambers

My answer to a young woman who told me she cannot vote for Democrats because of abortion.

Today is Dan Crary's birthday

More Irrational Harper bashing

at Croton Harmon train station in Hillary's home county

I've got over 10,000 posts, why now do I have to keep signing in??? eom

AP: Archeologists uncover secrets of Revolutionary War site

Forbes Presidential Cadidates Wealth List, Net Worth (Top 20 Candidates)

PPP NC: HRC 37%, Biden 30%, Sanders 17%

We are sharing our property with someone currently homeless

7 DEADLY SINS MAP- How Does Your State Stack Up? Greed, Envy, Wrath, Lust, Gluttony, Sloth, Pride

Rep. Pete Sessions to run for majority whip, third-ranking House leadership spot

World loses trillions of dollars worth of nature's benefits each year due to land degradation

If Hillary is the Democratic pick we will have very poor voter turnout and we will lose the election

Students fight for more representation at Republican Debates in Boulder next month

Two Emanuel allies back long-shot candidate for president.

Study: White people react to evidence of white privilege by claiming greater personal hardships

Economic Collapse Will Limit Climate Change, Predicts Climate Scientist

To avoid outlandish rent prices, one San Francisco woman moved onto a 136-square-foot sailboat

Fairness Doctrine

It really can happen here

Forget blades, the Skarp razor wants you to shave with lasers

Since Dorothy Day recently showed up in GD, I thought I'd post this.

Rand Paul super PAC goes dark

The Republican party's 2016 presidential nominee will be....

Concentration camp survivor Francine Christophe interview - part of "HUMAN"

Judge sides with Planned Parenthood in lawsuit against Utah

Cathriona White, former girlfriend of Jim Carrey, has died in suicide

RW crazy person Theodore Shoebat calls for global inquisition to kill LGBT people

A list of 18 worst Corrupt CEOs for stealing trillions, Outsourcing

Taliban Secure Hold On Key Afghan City Despite US Airstrike

Parole Board Green-Lights Execution of Kelly Gissendaner Despite Pope's Plea

The Author Of “A Series Of Unfortunate Events” Just Donated $1 Million To Planned Parenthood

An NC tax plan that’s an exercise in villainy

Hillary Clinton’s media problem, Part 1 million

Sanders Jabs Koch Brothers Over Walker Exit

Saudi govt. claims stampede death toll lower than 1,000

How To Fix The United States House of Representatives

9 Ways We Can Make Social Justice Movements Less Elitist and More Accessible

Flash flooding strikes Roanoke region; some area schools closing

The Radical History Behind The Center For Medical Progress' Sham Planned Parenthood Investigation -

Viking Chief Tore Hund and his successful resistance against Christian conversion

Hard Headed Woman-- A love Song

Not just the comittee chair, my congressman makes an absolute ass of himself at the PP witch-hunt.

I'll just leave this here...

You want to see a piece of shit get absolutely flattened!

What we need is 'In the Evening' - Page & Plant

For the sake of my mental health, gotta turn off C-span for a while.

Cute! Sixth-grader goes Secret Service, meets Hillary Clinton: (HILLARY SUPPORTERS GROUP)

Oklahoma panel orders removal of Ten Commandments monument

Trump: I'm worth 10 billion dollars! Forbes & Bloomberg: No, you are not. Not by far.

Spike Lee told a sold-out crowd that he likes Bernie Sanders

Baltimore police district commander shoots man in Morrell Park - (Improved Policing)

Cocktail Dice - Recipe of the Moment (9-29-15)

Katrina Rescuer Reunites with Girl in Iconic Photo 10 Years Later

Conservatives Want a Hillary Clinton Antagonist, Trey Gowdy, in House Leadership (HILLARY GRP)

Why do I have to keep signing in here to DU?? Never had to before, have over 10,000 posts.....

Grandstanding GOP Rep. Jim Jordan Interrupts Planned Parenthood Head 19 Times In 5 Minutes

Remember Outkast? BigBoi: "I’m for Bernie Sanders because he’s with prison reform..."

Stop calling Ted Cruz a conservative: This self-promoting narcissist is a fraud and a nihilist

Autism Speaks President To Step Down

Who is the U.S. official that offered Argentina a deal with Iran?

Iowans who sought to draft Chrisite 4 years ago are with him for 2016 dispute poll numbers

Hillary Clinton to Propose Scrapping Health Care Law's "Cadillac Tax" (HILLARY GROUP)

Statement on Endorsement of Operative Plasterers’ and Cement Masons’ International Association (OPCM

They aren't laughing at us any more

Bill Clinton to boost Hillary Rodham Clinton’s campaign: (HILLARY SUPPORTERS GROUP)

974 shady candidates removed from Colombia’s local election ballots

Is there anything Fiorina WON'T Lie About?

Two of the stupidest questions asked Cecile Richards at today's hearing:

Have a question about Obamacare, I needed a new GP, but I delayed, mostly out of laziness...

Boom! China Adds 333 Fuel Cell Electric Buses

Forbes: Hydrogen Goes Plastic Fantastic

Watching Rent again....forgot how great this was.......

Cecile Richards Shuts Down GOP Lie Over Abortion Chart

Obama & Putin

Uribe could end up in prison over war crimes: Colombia’s prosecutor general

Uribe could end up in prison over war crimes: Colombia’s prosecutor general

Blood on the Moon for the GOP

David Brock is not worried about Bernie Sanders

New Zealand: No Fishing, No Mining In Our Future Large Ocean Sanctuary

Alabama KKK Rolls Include Politicians, Teachers, Medical Professionals, Military

As expected, Skinner has decided to side with the Corporate Oppressors on this issue

Cillizza: Democrats are WAY angrier than Republicans about the political system

Bill Nye slams anti-abortion activists

Rush Limbaugh: Water On Mars Is Part Of Leftist Plot

Kim Davis’ Attorneys Finally Admit This Picture Is A Hoax

Whe rains, it pours...

Hillary Clinton's Image Improves Among Democrats 73%:20% Favorable - Gallup

Atacama: Flowers Bloom in the World’s Driest Desert

Colombia's FARC leader says all rebels on board for peace

Colombia's FARC leader says all rebels on board for peace

toon: government shutdown (raging pencils)

Colombian journalist shot to death in Huila State.

North Carolina (PPP): Clinton 37%, Biden 30%, Sanders 17%, Webb 3%, Chafee 2%, O'Malley 1%

Despite Fake Photo, Kim Davis’s Lawyers Say There Was A Giant Prayer Rally For Her

U.S. official: Russia 'ready' to launch airstrikes in Syria

Michelle Obama and Stephen Colbert Share a Laugh at Bill Clinton’s Expense

Ex-New Mexico Sheriff Appeals Conviction In Road Rage Case

The Republican presidential candidates still cling to (the failed) trickle-down economics. - US News

STARTUPS, BIOTECH - VaxInnate keeps slowly raising capital for seasonal flu vaccine

Hey! Georgia Set to kill a Woman! What a Great Country I live in!!!!!

Apple Doesn't Want You to Know Too Much About Our Drone Strikes

Harvard Finds Florida Among Most Politically Corrupt States in U.S. – Florida Politics

The Saudis bombed a wedding in Yemen and killed

Clinton: Cooperation, not speeches, is needed to regulate Wall Street

I'm only a decade late in my prediction...

Saudi Arabia: Can this possibly be happening?

It's raining. Should I run out to my car and get the umbrella I keep there?

Drum Salute: Boghall and Bathgate Caledonia Pipe Band

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 30 September 2015

An 'informed person' told me today that the reason for the horrific stampede

Coke Spends Lavishly on Pediatricians and Dietitians

New Mexico wildlife panel denies federal wolf permit appeal

A Fed Up Top House Democrat Slams Republicans For Wasting America’s Time

I know Wingers lie--but I can't recall them ever being so bad at it.

Texas receives federal waiver, but is defiant in meeting requirements

WO! I Blew A Speaker

Jamaica Demands Reparations for Britain's 'Haunting' Legacy of Slavery

What's for Dinner, Tues., Sept. 29, 2015

In the 2nd Century bce, there was a Phoenician city called "Sexi Firmum Iulium"

Kraftwerk is in concert on Oct. 7!

More Pokey

Killed by her father for shoplifting condoms

One of the scariest aspects of a Teabagger Speaker of the House...

Homophobic Pizzeria Inadvertently Caters a Gay Wedding

Bernie Sanders: "we are far from eradicating racism"

US agency says Fiat Chrysler under-reported roadway deaths

Cross post: Bernie Sanders: "we are far from eradicating racism".

Sanders vs. Clinton: Who Has the Best Plan for America's College Students?

The Latin America WikiLeaks Files

Will Clinton email witch hunt snare GOP 'witches'?

The Donald Trump - Roger Stone show: Birth Harder

Harvard’s Hausmann Calls Chinese Loans to Venezuela a ‘Disgrace’

This music rendition of an old song, and civil rights lyrics would be perfect for Sanders campaign

You know the thing about the right not having any comedians...

So many symptoms, only one disease: a public good in private hands

Chaffetz shows a graph showing PP cancer screening declining. Texas cut PP funding for it.

Germany Moves to Stem Stream of Migrants

Donald Trump’s first Cabinet pick is just as controversial as he is, and a lot richer

More than 92 million set to be affected by 2015 Global Citizen Festival

Temporary Visas, Meant to Import Talent, Help Ship Jobs Abroad

Are we going back to the old news format of having

NYC Mayor De Blasio to Hold Presidential Forum in Iowa: WSJ

I saw this on Facebook today..........

Americans Agree On One Thing: Citizens United Is Terrible

Jeb Bush’s argument that Democrats appeal to blacks with ‘free stuff’? - IT's just racist shit

The Richest And Poorest Presidential Candidates: From Hillary's Millions To Marco Rubio's Debts

Bill Clinton up on CNN's Outfront with Erin Burnett.

Sanders: I won't be as naïve as Obama was with Congress

Marta Pacek - "Atheist Prayer" (video) (premiere)

Obama vs. Putin at the U.N.

Why repealing blasphemy laws might help promote religious freedom (ANALYSIS)

if men got pregnant.....

Kansas officer's gesture brings homeless man to tears

Republicans, Evolution and You

Bill Nye: Can We Stop Telling Women What to Do With Their Bodies?

Feel free to pile on

Sanders Supporters Break Facebook

HEY JOEYBEE!! Since you can't handle disagreement, put everyone on IGNORE RIGHT FUCKING NOW or

My very nice union made in USA shirt and hat came today!

United Auto Workers threaten strike at Missouri Ford factory

United Auto Workers threaten strike at Missouri Ford factory

United Auto Workers threaten strike at Missouri Ford factory

Another voice against the theocracy has been silenced

Hillary Clinton Shares Thoughts on Combating Police Brutality in Lena Dunham Interview

Bern machine itinerary

South Dakota tribe to open nation's 1st marijuana resort

NYT - GoPro video of Grand Canyon found by hiker in desert

U.S. hybrid sales, August 2015 down 18.8% from 2014, total auto sales up 3.9%

Heads Up - Interview with Al Gore coming up on Chris Hayes

Come on, Mr. Vice President, commit!

Just read a Salon article that called Ted Cruz not a conservative. It got me thinking..