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Archives: June 17, 2016

Utah Lt. Gov. Apologizes to LGBT Community in Emotional Speech Honoring Victims of Orlando Shooting

Well Known Wall Streeter Speaks out about "Hard Times Coming" .....

Trump Says to "Ask The Gays"... They Respond:

Hüsker Dü - Divide and Conquer 1985

Flotus on Women.

So, Obama had palm trees cut down on Waikiki...

Fired coach Art Briles says Baylor using him as scapegoat

Rude Pundit: Once Upon a Time, the US Believed in Genuine Gun Control

The Latest: Casino Union Authorizes Atlantic City Strike

The Seven Deadly Sins and the Seven deadlier Stupidparty Invented values

Military Investigates 2 Marines for Social Media Post

President Obama visits the victims families, Trumps Visits the NRA

***** Bernie Sanders LIVE stream 5:30 PM Pacific *****

Well friends, I'm taking one for the team. Watching Mr. Sanders' live "to-doo" so you

6-15-16 Metal Trades Department Established in 2:00

6-15-16 Metal Trades Department Established in 2:00

6-15-16 Metal Trades Department Established in 2:00

U.S. officials say American Muslims do report extremist threats

Why does Bernie have to yell while talking?

"Bernie's ego" (as has been said here) my €&£¥.

Think you know which states have the most guns per capita? Guess again.

Bernie is kicking ass!!!

When are the candidates going to address the really problems??? Cashless, Uber driverless autos,

Judge Reiterates Kansas AG Kobach Unable to Encumber Voting

Tornado Causes Bad Wreck on I-81 in West Virginia.

Philadelphia Is 1st Major American City With Soda Tax

the REASON 4 FRANKS OBSERVATION: UNION WORKERS % OF WORKFORCE DOWN 66% IN LAST 50 YRS

Bernie Sanders: The Political Revolution Continues (transcript)

Wait. Where Was Bernie Sanders (D-Vermont) During Yesterday's Fillibuster?

Man Filmed Smashing Hot Car’s Window To Save Dog In Heartening Rescue

Top conservatives meet at secret dinner to discuss Cruz's future

Man Filmed Smashing Hot Car’s Window To Save Dog In Heartening Rescue

Man Filmed Smashing Hot Car’s Window To Save Dog In Heartening Rescue

Sanders quitting? Hardly. The political revolution against the oligarchy continues ......

US Official Recognizes Haiti Interim Leader for Now

Please tell me what Senator Sanders said that you disagree with...

Map Shows Where Being LGBT Can Be Punishable by Law

Ex-Guatemalan President and VP Charged in Corruption Scheme

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseeker Thread! Crooked Hillary! & Uncensored & Live & a

Has anyone explained to the junior Senator from Vermont that talking about

Energy Company Owner Pleads Guilty in Venezuela Bribery Case

Japanese Trump Commercial

Energy Company Owner Pleads Guilty in Venezuela Bribery Case

Bernie still sees Democrats as the adversary.

GOP senator: Trump's response on Orlando 'disgusting'

GOP operative slaps Trump with nickname 'Cheeto Jesus'

Back in February,Bill Maher Previewed a Profane Trump State of the Union

Trump says he was ‘right’ about Obama and terrorists, citing questionable 2012 intelligence cable

U.S. State Department Officials Call for Strikes Against Syria’s Assad

Is this a new precedent?

Mexico Governor 'El Bronco' Says 'No One Loves Fat Or Pregnant Girls' During Public Speech

Argentine pharmacies suspend purchases through PAMI (Argentina's Medicare) over $180 million debt.

Envisioning a modern, democratic, peaceful, and green socialism

I'm under 45 and he can count me OUT of this 'revolution'

I feel crazy seeing some of these responses to Bernie's speech.

48 people were shot during yesterday’s 15-hour filibuster on gun control

Yo. GOPeers. Really?

If Bernie Sanders suspends, can he re-enter?

Bernie on transforming the Democratic Party

Inside the Green Room: White supremacists still stalk the halls of punk.

The Association ~ Never My Love

Look out, Seth!! You're Donald Trump's latest target!!

Can you even imagine if Bernie had won by double digits, and then Hillary said

Question: will Bernie Sanders stop the roll call at the convention and introduce a motion...

Exclusive: Sanders Campaign Explains Why He Did Not Take Part in Democratic Gun Control Filibuster

"So, since Planned Parenthood shooter was clearly inspired by Republican propaganda, should we

Maddow's show giving airtime to dead-enders for Sanders.

Chris Murphy coming up on Rachel now n/t

"RNC Chairman Reince Priebus' office did not immediately respond to a request for comment." BWAHAHA!

Only 10 Countries in the Entire World Are Not Currently at War

I didn't get to see Bernie's speech...

Woo Hoo ..We're Still Here

Sanders asking his supporters to run for office.

Military Investigating 2 Camp Pendleton Marines for Social Media Post

It's All Been Done: How Barack Obama Already Achieved Bernie Sanders' Revolution HCGroup

Drive into the future with Rolls Royce’s land-yacht of a concept car

Jury Finds No Racial Bias in Rahm Emanuel's Security Team

Bernie Sanders Doesn’t Drop Out Of Presidential Race, But News Nets Drop Speech Mid-Way Through

Bernie Sanders Doesn’t Drop Out Of Presidential Race, But News Nets Drop Speech Mid-Way Through

Dead Sea drying: A new low-point for Earth

Cause of Hillary's Life

It’s time for Democrats to unify: Why even the most idealistic Sanders voter should support Clinton

Have Any Mass Shootings Ever Been Stopped By a Civilian With a Gun?

No spoilers- anyone watching the USA game?

What a primary concession speech should sound like

Ryan on Trump: 'You Can't Make This Up Sometimes'

If I wasn't already convinced that Bernie Sanders had become irrelevant, tonight sealed the deal!

Minutemen - This Ain't No Picnic

Cory Booker will be the VP pick.

Bernie Sanders Goes AWOL on Guns Filibuster

What is the Morality of Living in a Van or RV?

I don't think it's a good idea to restrict Constitutional rights based on a government watch list

A Cheeto-Spangled Dude stumbles into Gilley's...

Are there any rules that say Sanders must concede?

Senate to Vote Monday on Four Gun Control Measures

The Atlantic: "it makes a certain sense that Sanders would remain in the race"

Exactly one year from today......

British Member Of Parliament Jo Cox Murdered; American Gun Nuts Have A Good Larf

Bluetooth problem!

Game Over: The Sanders Campaign Is Not Trying To Win Over Clinton Superdelegates

A reason Sanders is taking his time endorsing Clinton ...

Lawrence O'Donnell just said Bernie had 200,000 watching

Republican Senators Are Running Away From Reporters To Avoid Talking About Trump

I wish Swamp Rat were still around making his political posters.

Right where we want 'em!

The NRA robo-calls have started

Use to scan one of those large home satellite dishes in the 80s/90s looking for baseball games

Sanders vows to help Clinton beat Trump, but keeps campaign alive

Donald Trump offers Republicans the kiss of death

MONDAY MONDAY~

Cause I'm HAPPY by God/Goddess!!!!! Say it LOL!!

Tweet from Gabrielle Giffords ‏about the shooting of Jo Cox....

One reason people are turned off by politics is the Phoniness. Bernie is not a phony.

8th Grader impersonating 2016 US Presidential Candidates In Viral Graduation Speech (Hilarious!)

Saudi Prince Reminds Donald Trump: I Bailed You Out – Twice

What a strange denouement.

So has all of CA ballots all been counted yet?

Fuck you John McCain.

Soon

Bernie Sanders Just Made It Official: He Isn’t Dropping Out.

The Hillaryites are demonstrating how out of touch they are with the working class.

What is an assault weapon?

U.S. Government Wants to Jump-Start Next-Generation Nuclear Reactors

Bernie will continue to use the platform he has

The Road to Solar Fuels Hits a Speed Bump

Family of student killed in Paris attacks sues Facebook, Twitter and Google

This is a time to set aside fear and division, and reach for unity. America is strongest when we all

David Cay Johnston: There is "Incredibly Strong Evidence" Donald Trump Has Committed Tax Fraud

~ Wild Humor on 'BERNIE BROS' That Only JIMMY DORE Can Deliver. Kills It! ~

The Orlando Shooting Could Have Far-Reaching Effects In The LGBT Community

Donald Trump Is Turning Wedge Issues on His Own Party

So, Steph Curry goes out but Bernie doesn't

Words to always remember:

49 Doves. 49 Angels. Soar. RIP

218,000 tuned in tonight to hear Bernie without any ads leading up to it..almost a 1/4 mil...

The.Republican.Party

Trump is not just a laugh; he is truly Dangerous

Bernie has to be disappointed with only 218,000 supporters

31 Nights of "Hillary Clinton's Platform is Amazing!" -- Night 7: Making College Affordable

The Orlando Shooting Could Have Far-Reaching Effects In The LGBT Community

Desperation: George W. Bu$h helping vulnerable GOP senators

Bernie just asked all of his followers to do everything they can to make sure Trump is defeated

The Orlando Shooting Could Have Far-Reaching Effects In The LGBT Community

Bernie Sanders Message To Supporters (6-16-16)

Meatloaf just collapsed at an Edmonton concert

Bernie Sanders Message To Supporters (6-16-16)

Bernie Sanders Message To Supporters (6-16-16)

Democratic Gun Control Filibuster Leaves Advocates Skeptical: "We Could Be Asking for a Lot More"

"Incredibly Strong Evidence" Donald Trump Has Committed Tax Fraud

It Cost $10,000 to Show Bea Arthur's Face in 'Deadpool'

Trump Bankrupted His Casinos, Left Contractors Unpaid, Ruined Investors & Made Millions

Public and government grieve murdered MP

Trump - Make America ....... Gag (Luckovich)

I'm old enough to know that we need to continue on with our grandparents struggle

TCM Schedule for Friday, June 17, 2016 -- What's On Tonight: TCM Special Theme: Billy Wilder

Video emerges from inside the bathroom during attack | CNN Anderson 360

Stephen Colbert Explains Trump's Reaction To Orlando

You know who saw the writing on the GOP wall? Scott Walker

Vaccine-caused illness cured by hidden TV cameras

French police arrest Islamic extremist alleged to have been plotting attack on tourists in Carcasonn

Congressman Raúl Grijalva Jumps Ship, Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

I went to a vigil for Orlando tonight

Prime Minister responds to Sheikh Shady Al-Suleiman’s controversial invitation to Kirriitle

Business owner points gun at alleged anti-Trump vandals

Many Republicans are racing to the nearest microphone...

U.S. Navy eases drinking ban in Japan after Okinawa incidents

An Unlikely Savior Emerges to Help Endangered Republicans: George W. Bush (NY Times)

Guatemala ex-president and deputy face fresh corruption charges

Guatemala ex-president and deputy face fresh corruption charges

A very interesting fact about Wasserman Schultz' opponent

A little dose of reality about "unity" in 2008

CNN's Don Lemon's interview with Shane Tomlinson's parents is heartbreaking.

Kerry Tells Russia U.S Patience On Syria 'Very Limited'

"Rare, Dangerous" Heat Headed To Parts Of The Western U.S

Pennsylvania News - 6/17/2016

(UK) Pioneering cancer drug combination approved

A meme that used to be very popular on DU, now I never see it here

UK astronaut Tim Peake prepares for return to Earth

Huckabee likens Trump’s Muslim ban to Israel’s immigration policies

Sweatshop Prisons: the Civil War Didn’t End Slavery After All

Jo Cox dead: Suspect linked to hard-right group that has campaigned against the EU

Daily Holidays - June 17

Unique underwater caves link Mexico's Caribbean coast to the jungle – in pictures

Unique underwater caves link Mexico's Caribbean coast to the jungle – in pictures

Extreme SE wildlife

33 Ways to Make a Gin & Tonic | Simone Caporale

Macy's, union avert strike with tentative deal

Macy's, union avert strike with tentative deal

Macy's, union avert strike with tentative deal

Panama builds village from 1 million-plus plastic bottles

Panama builds village from 1 million-plus plastic bottles

donald trump and the orlando shooter - mirror images

FBI Told Orlando Shooter's Wife Not to Tell US Media He Was Gay

Peru Is Shooting Down Suspected Drug Planes

Climate Change Threatens Qoyllur Riti, a Festival That Mixes Catholic and Indigenous Beliefs in Peru

Climate Change Threatens Qoyllur Riti, a Festival That Mixes Catholic and Indigenous Beliefs in Peru

Hasan Minhaj at 2016 RTCA Dinner (C-SPAN)

The perfect music video after the Pulse Massacre.

Major companies pull sponsorship of GOP convention

Finding ways to limit global warming to 1.5C

Alleged DNC research book on Trump leaked

New York News - 6/17/2016

Well, shit. Killer of MP, Jo Cox, had longstanding ties to U.S. neo-Nazi Group

Die-hard Bernie-ites are demonstrating how out of touch they are with true progressivism.

Distorting Fascism to Sanitize Capitalism

Two Marines investigated for picture of gun-toting soldier's picture threatening attack on gay clubs

Jeanne Assam, woman who shot New Life shooter (and saved many lives), her story (came out as gay):

Peter Gabriel on the Murder of His Friend MP Jo Cox

West Virginia News - 6/17/2016

Sanders endorses Minn., Ohio reps

Just get me the fuck out of here. Please, please get me out.

How MSNBC Worked To Promote Fracking

I feel so bad tonight.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce joins anti-solar crusade

Dusty Smith’s smack down of liberals who defend Islam

Southern Baptist leader defends religious liberty for Muslims

The Adventures of Congress-Man, In-Action Hero

Jury seated in criminal trial over deadly pipeline blast

‘The great majority’ of marriages are null because couples don’t understand what they’re doing'

When you're straight

Secret Service issue with a Clinton win in November

No one knows how to define an 'act of cyber war' and that's becoming a big problem

Here is what I think Hillary's VP final list will be and SHOULD be:

EgyptAir crash: Second black box 'recovered'

A-level subject choice is strongly influenced by genes, scientists say

"(Y)ou're not really anybody in America unless you're on TV."

Europe migrant crisis: Charity (MSF) rejects EU funds over migrant policy

Pennsylvania Catholic church using 'mafia-like' tactics to fight sex abuse bill

Virginia News - 6/17/2016

Rep. Seth Moulton (D-MA) walks out of moment of silence for Orlando victims

Granted I like to make a comment with my jury verdicts, why are comments being done away with?

RNC Chair Reince Priebus on the state of the Trump campaign...

Tensions Growing as Trump Campaign Brushes Off RNC Advice

Slate: Bernie Sanders officially announces he will run for president forever:

Why is there such a lack of awareness re: alligators? Well, for starters, attacks are very rare.

Pennsylvania Catholic church using 'mafia-like' tactics to fight sex abuse bill

On a scale of one to ten what would you give Bernie Sanders' speech last night ? *

Jo Cox suspect bought gun manuals from US neo-Nazis, group claims

USA beat Ecuador in battle of Seattle to reach Copa América semi-final

Watchdog: Suspect in slaying of British lawmaker linked to U.S.-based neo-Nazis

Ghosts.

I cannot stand

Toad Face (HRC GP)

Marquette Poll: Donald Trump is more trustworthy

Sanders loses convention leverage

George W. Bush Steps In to Aid Trump-Afflicted Republican Senators

The AR-15, verses the Knife debate.

GOP Operative Lashes Out At Party, Calls Trump ‘Cheeto Jesus’ In Epic Tweetstorm

Graduating eighth grader absolutely nails Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders impressions

Old New York Police Surveillance Is Found, Forcing Big Brother Out of Hiding (NY Times)

I come to supporting robust federal gun control late.

Donald Trump argues he's better on LGBT rights than Hillary Clinton. Clinton responds with one word

BREAKING: FL Senate candidate says Rubio is getting into race

Russia assails NATO's move to deploy troops near its border

Boycott the U.S. Chamber of Commerce

In a Shaken Orlando, Comfort Dogs Arrive With ‘Unconditional Love’

Iraqi forces retake main government compound in Falluja from Isis

Why was this post hidden???

I received my first hide.

Anyone else excited for the Republican Circus aka convention in July?

Wasserman Schultz's role to diminish as Clinton becomes the presumptive Democratic nominee.

My congressman makes the list of American Loons...

Trump's last three weeks,

Precarity in the union workplace harmful (Winnipeg Free Press)

Sorry my Google-Fu is failing, but does anyone have a link to Bernie's FULL speech last night?

Is there a poll?

Bill Bramhall cartoon (NY Daily News)

Transcript: Bernie Sanders speech in Burlington, Vermont

Gator Attack: Disney Knew of Problems, Staffer Asked for Fence at Lagoon

"Punching a slave can damage your property." . . . Please come CAPTION Bill O'Reilly!!!

Fusion megaproject (ITER) confirms 5-year delay, trims costs

Baseball Trivia for the day: Only one player in MLB history has 500 hits for 4 different teams?

"I look forward in coming weeks to continued discussion between the two campaigns."

Ex-Auschwitz guard convicted, sentenced to five years in prison

OK, I Get it, the US is a Service Economy, but this Looks Terrible

Last year, this man specifically warned Disney about alligators after his son

Utah engineer discovers light can stamp out defects in semiconductors for better solar panels and …

Next SafeTrack Surge Will Be Tough Ride In Northern Virginia, Prince George's Co.

Just to be annoying: Ordinance vs. Ordnance

Father's Day cake

Habitat for Humanity seeks to break cycle of poverty

Senate votes to scale back federal job preferences for veterans

This is so unlike me but it's too funny

Liberal groups to Bernie and Hillary: Time to unify

8th-Grader Nails Impersonations Of Trump, Clinton, Obama, Sanders

A third of Malheur refuge staff expected to leave

My only issue with Bernie's speech . . . .

Last Wisconsin superdelegate commits to Clinton

These Vulnerable Republican Senators Have All Endorsed Trump, And Voters Aren’t Happy

Turkey’s PM sends reconciliatory messages to Russia, Israel, Syria, Egypt

Refuge Occupiers Ask Court To Prevent Simultaneous Prosecutions

All 6 Stephen Curry Fouls in Game 6 of the 2016 NBA Finals (Rigged?)

using mccain's logic, george w. bu$h and dick cheney are directly responsible for orlando shooting

Texas Democrats Will Consider Adopting Resolution to Remove God from the National Motto

Putin: Russia doesn't want return to Cold War

Hillary Demolishes Donald in Pittsburgh Speech

Des Moines gay bar vandalized again.

So.. The Dutch are buying Cablevision

Facelift in the works for Toronto's busiest transit corridor

House Republicans Block LGBT Protections After Orlando Shooting

Release the measurements!

National Group Opposes Religious Opt-Out for Counselors

The Internet Helped Create Dylann Roof

Where's Trump's tax returns????

'Hundreds' of Clinton staffers transition to DNC payroll

25 dogs, drugs, cash seized in Inkster, Westland dog-fighting busts

Jesus loves you

I Was One of the Most Ardent Hillary Haters on the Planet…Until I Read Her Emails

What I took from Sanders' speech...

Confederate flag still gives voice to white anxiety

more thoughts & prayers.....

Confederate Sympathizers Say Hollywood Shouldn't Change Street Names (FL)

‘This Land Is Your Land’ May Indeed Belong to You and Me

Disney Ignored Complaints About Guests Feeding Alligators

The New Democrats learned everything they know from the Republican Party

49 people were murdered in Orlando. 50 senators voted against expanded background checks.

Poll showing Feingold only 3 - 4 points ahead of RoJo??? what's up with that??

How to explain this: Hillary Clinton praised a former president

Kick his ass, the early days.

Step one: angry speeches. Step three: single payer. Step two?????

Yes, Bernie Sanders Really Is Winding Down His ‘Revolution’

It's ours. Don't throw it away.

Animal activists unusually silent as 6 gators are killed in wake of Orlando Disney tragedy

Deb Fischer calls for cutting Justice Department funding unless it issues plan on state-level pot ..

Leave it to Karl Rove to get mad at Trump for how he's running his campaign, not what he's saying

Friday TOON Roundup 1 -Every Day Dying

Friday TOON Roundup 2 - Cheeto Jesus

For the first time ever, I followed a YouTube ad to the companies link LOL

Friday TOON Roundup 3 - The Rest

The Democratic Primary Wasn’t Rigged = What to do about delusional supporters?

No food, no teachers, violence in failing Venezuela schools

Hillary looking at Youngstown Rep Tim Ryan for VP

Who is your pick for Vice President?

In China, Venezuela Default Talk Is Front-Page News

Stay away from Narconon rehab clinics. They are a cult, a scam and people have died there.

Koterba toon: Grief

The beautifully lived life of Jo Cox (A tribute written by a friend of hers)

Clinton's ad blitz is now up to $17 million

The Bernie Revolution Has Failed

Just heard something interesting about CA votes

Trump in Washington for deposition in lawsuit against celebrity chef

‘Sovereign citizen’ links being explored in fraud indictment (CO)

Why not refuse to sell them?

Las Vegas man accused of practicing medicine without license indicted (NV)

Bernie took time out to try for a photo op at the Vatican, but ...

Sanders loses convention leverage

Member of sovereign movement in court (OH)

Bernie photo @ VT Studio

Supreme Court rejects effort to grant American Samoans US citizenship at birth

(Thanks to Egnever) Other thread's problem resolved by uninstalling Adobe Flash? What will this do?

America's safety and well being are being held hostage by "hobbyists" and "enthusiasts"

At the park. The water is almost back down to normal.

White extremism a year after Charleston

Wading back into the sewer of GD-P. How about this guy for VP?

Hillary Clinton Statement on Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International

Aryan gang captain contends prosecutors and his own lawyer lied (TX)

Germany Needs Emissions-Free Car Fleet by 2030, Official Says

My friends Cathy and Amy-Folk Uke. Their new hit.

Pic Of The Moment: Revealed -- The REAL Reason Donald Trump Is Running For President

So with the continued FU Trump's been giving the GOP Leadership this week, how more likely now....

The Gulf of Mexico Is About to Experience a "Dead Zone" the Size of Connecticut

Americans Against Insecure Billionaires with Tiny Hands PAC

For those who are mystified as to why Bernie's speech (and, it seems, very existence) is vilified

Any recommendations on Air Fryers?

Elizabeth Warren Can Do More Good In Senate Than VP Office

After seeing Sen Murphy of Connecticut

From our 2012 Democratic Party Platform...

Russia’s Track and Field Team Barred From Rio Olympics

Babs Brings the Bern

Bernie is trying to break a bad cycle.....That's why he has not jumped in with an endorsement

My one disappointment

CBS: Siri creator on new AI platform Viv and conversational commerce

Mother kills pregnant daughter in name of 'honour' in Pakistan

How much does the VP choice affect your vote?

Ride the Donkey!

Why Elizabeth Warren Would Be a Fantastic Choice for Vice President

He Had to Wait for LeBron, but Donald Trump Can Finally Set Up His Convention

A question about Kitty Cats......

Loner accused in killing of British lawmaker Jo Cox

Sanders' demands & the path forward - What if it were two men?

Obama's Dissenters in the State Department Have a Novel Idea: More Bombs

VP Joe Biden Responds to White House Petition to Ban Assault Rifles

I'm fed up with toxic religion poisoning society against the LGBTQIA community.

I want an anti-war person as Hillary's VP (no, not Bernie).

VP Joe Biden Responds to White House Petition to Ban Assault Weapons

Alarming fact about background checks.

Annual bicylist hate LTEs in the Denver "Post."

It's called the Democratic Party, because....Democratic

Summer TV Preview 2016

It's not Monday yet.

What with the numbers of Republicans indicating that they will vote for Hillary in news Articles

(HRC group) Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers Int'l Union endorses Hillary...

Human Rights Campaign Takes on Gun Control After Orlando Shooting

Pakistani man beats sister to death over marriage argument

Barry Goldwater's widow on Donald Trump

Pakistani man beats sister to death over marriage argument

Pakistani man beats sister to death over marriage argument

Let's talk about the "left" online media.

Hi guys! I posted the "Sanders' demands - What if it were two men?" in GDP

Who owns you phone

Florida's David Jolly Running for Re-election to the House

John McCain Furious Obama Shot Up Orlando, Created ISIS, Bought Last Bag Of Werther’s Originals

Good column on HRC's "leaked" list of VP choices

Dozens of GOP delegates launch new push to halt Donald Trump

Nate Cohn: Exit polls bias towards young voters ... Not "rigging"

The FDA approved a weight-loss device that sucks food out of your stomach

Bernie be like

Realtime photoshop

I don't even know what to say about this so I'll just leave it here--enjoy!

This Primary Season, Clinton Won States With Highest Income Inequality

Please Bernie concede now!

The great fear time of making a decision is upon us. Will I get blamed if I pick the winning

A "what if" scenario. What if:

Dog With Artery Exposed By Six Pound Chain Deserves Justice

On This Day In 1964-Where Did Our Love Go

There is no need for Sanders to concede.

If Bernie does not concede and endorse Hillary, then he does not get to speak at the convention.

The Clinton's and HIV/AIDS: again, let's not lie about them/her

Elizabeth Warren Addresses the 2016 CWA Legislative-Political Conference

New policy protects Marines, sailors facing separation for mental health issues

Eleven jailed for life in India over 2002 riots that left 1,000 dead

What to Cook This Weekend

Alabama county refuses to lower flag to honor Orlando shooting victims

Boozy cats - As if they aren't lazy sots enough

Deli Meat, Bread Spill Onto New Jersey Highway After Truck Crash

(Ford) Pinto Madness (Mother Jones article about Ford's deliberate calculations)

Trump once revealed his income tax returns. They showed he didn’t pay a cent.

Here's what the prediction odds are for VP

Elizabeth Warren Addresses the 2016 CWA Legislative-Political Conference

The stark truth is, it's harder to get cleared to teach kids, than to kill them.

Elizabeth Warren Addresses the 2016 CWA Legislative-Political Conference

Susan Collins leading effort to craft gun control compromise

What I learned from the White House's first summit on women

Was Lincoln, with fewer delegates than Seward, wrong to contest the Republican nomination in 1860?

What I learned from the White House's first summit on women

What I learned from the White House's first summit on women

Do-nothing Cruz whines about the filibuster

'I was in trouble': Beer can and bears save mushroom picker from hungry wolf.

Bernie Sanders Address: The Political Revolution Continues. Read or watch his full speech here.

Poll: During this primary season, what was your level of participation

The Cox assassination and the cynicism of the markets in one graph

"I'll give you my tax returns as soon as I get Obama's stool sample." . Come CAPTION Donald Trump!!

'Shell' it out: Council Bluffs native makes scientific strides in sea turtle physiology

For the First Time, a “Secular Caucus” Will Gather at the Texas Democratic Convention

TIME TO DRUG TEST THESE FREELOADERS WHO ARE SPONGING OFF THE GOVERNMENT!!!

Connecticut ex-Governor Rowland's conviction upheld on appeal

Received my "woman card"

'My dog is family': domestic abuse victims and the pets they can't leave

Will Bernie become the next "liberal lion?"

Next term worries;Google, Ford, Uber launch coalition to further self-driving cars.

'My dog is family': domestic abuse victims and the pets they can't leave

'My dog is family': domestic abuse victims and the pets they can't leave

How about a Bush bashing thread?

Oh, Jeezus - Nerdy, really nerdy jokes - I dare you to read all 28

Why it's so unlikely that HRC will choose Warren as her running mate

Dozens of GOP delegates launch new push to halt Donald Trump (Nullify Trump Voters?)

Pope's comments on modern marriage raise storm of criticism

Sanders: Defeat Trump, but Political Revolution Must Continue

GOP insiders: Trump should pick Newt for vice president (Bwahahaha!)

Mateen's Wife, Father Added To FBI No Fly List

Religious Leaders Respond to Orlando, Embracing LGBTQ Community During Difficult Time

Going cashless;Walmart No Longer Needs You To Bring Your Wallet At least in seven states,

16/48 Democratic conventions have been contested. What if Bernie weren't Jewish? Would

I miss Robin Williams

Terror Threat Made Against Pride Parade In Houston

Former Head Of U.S. Special Forces: ISIS Would Not Exist If Bush Hadn’t Invaded Iraq.

Petition to enact stricter gun laws and improve mental health services in Colorado

Trump’s Poll Ratings Are Historically Bad

As if the whole party were just sitting on their hands until Bernie and his revolution came to town

When will Bernie return to his taxpayer funded job as Senator?

Russian track and field team banned from 2016 Olympics

Is the Bernie Sanders Group going to be deleted?

Wildfire in Southern California triples in size

Casualties of the Syrian Civil War

Trump's stance on climate change: it's "bullshit"

England's First Artists Union Officially Recognized in Landmark Decision

Recommending locked/hidden posts.

England's First Artists Union Officially Recognized in Landmark Decision

England's First Artists Union Officially Recognized in Landmark Decision

Elizabeth Warren visits Hillary Clinton’s Brooklyn headquarters

Elizabeth Warren drops by Hillary Clinton campaign HQ

Ryan: Republicans Should 'Absolutely' Follow Their Conscience On Trump

I think quite a few have quit being hosts on the Bernie group.

Trump on Supreme Court: best way to end abortion is to vote for me

Trump Blasts Report Of Last-Ditch Effort To Oust Him At RNC: 'Totally Illegal'

Received an e-mail asking me to sign a thank you note to Bernie Sanders

Sarah Palin Under Impression Somebody Asked Her Opinion On Orlando Shootings

Should Hillary run Joseph Leiberman for Vice-President if she captures the nomination?

My Regrets About How I Asked O.J. Simpson About Domestic Abuse

Sheriffs focus on Harney County (OR)

Iraqi Forces Enter Falluja, Encountering Little Fight From ISIS

Paul Ryan On Stopping A President Trump's Muslim Ban: We'll Sue Him!

Saudi deputy crown prince requests meeting on Yemen with U.N. chief

I believe there is true and positive intent behind these words.

Confederate flag makes fleeing pickup hard to miss (MI)

Sarah Palin invites mockery by calling Obama ‘special kind of stupid’ in latest unhinged rant

"Live and let live, I say." . . . Please come CAPTION Donald Trump!!!

Trump Is So Toxic That Even Members Of His Own Party Would Rather Vote Hillary

I am a dad. Sunday is Father's Day and also my wedding anniversary

Democratic lawmaker says Trump could be a secret Clinton plant: Bill and Donald ‘are buddies

Guess who is not a national delegate for Sanders in Florida's 23rd district?

Hillary Clinton is reportedly targeting Elizabeth Warren...

A "ginormous upraised middle finger" to the Sanders campaign?

New DNC head Brandon Davis

9 minutes of squee!

The GOP is so clueless that they cannot understand THEIR voters are the one who nominated Trump....

Do you really think defeating Trump will be easy?

The Queen sets Prince William straight

If Hillary lost more states and also lost the total vote count and pledged delegate count...

Rick Wilson, veteran Republican consultant, former water carrier for Dick Cheney

Afternoon Musings #2 by 1SBM

Cherry marble, hold the onions.

What's with HuffPo's New Format?

Trump tweets about poll that shows him losing

in one sentence: what is Clinton's likely #1 criteria for a VP choice?

One reason gun legislation goes nowhere --

Bernie Lays Out His Plan For The Future Of Democracy

The end of an era. Germany convicts 94 year old Auschwitz Guard

New Bill Requires Background Check For Gun Lobbyists Before Purchasing Congressmen

Countrywide’s Mozilo Off Hook as U.S. Said to Abandon Suit

"Super delegates exist really to make sure that party leaders and elected officials don't have to be

Bernie has officially overtaken Hillary in Berkeley and Oakland

A-Listers Flock to Putin's Private Davos

I don't know, but a lot of people are saying that Trump is impotent and those aren't even his kids

The UN Peacekeepers Rape Scandal Gets Worse

I understand Steph Curry's frustration ...

What's for Dinner, Fri., June 17, 2016

American Kills Himself in Taiwan Court Upon Drug Conviction

Experts Warn of Murky Results From Charter-Driven Schools

Geeky PSA: in addition to other means, try Opera browser to cope with ads

Ministry of Religion Orders Search for Masturbating Monk

Ryan says Republicans should follow 'conscience' on Trump

Not old enough to buy cigs, porn, booze or lottery ticket, but a gun......

So, my 86-year-old Mom phoned today about gun violence.

Expectations for Hillary's Presidency

A Post-Orlando Reckoning: The Media and Republicans Have Done the Killer’s Bidding - By Peter Daou

'Cold-Blooded Mowing' of Victims Seen in Surveillance Video From Pulse Nightclub

Abortion Advocates Projecting Images On Supreme Court Saturday Night

I don't know whether to laugh or cry

It seems I am in deep legal trouble, of yet an unknown nature

You get a chance to interview the Dalai Lama. What do you ask him? Well, if you're Fox

Anybody watch. Bloodline ( Netflix).?

The federal individual campaign contribution limit is $2700 per person

Sanders lists his demands and declines to praise Clinton — but how much leverage does he have left?

Bernie Sanders Flips off Black Voters (figuratively) on his Way out the Door

Christo’s Newest Project: Walking on Water

How Hillary Clinton went from loser to winner

Trump wants to build a wall as Texas developers complain about shortage of Mexican laborers to build

Poll: Trump 64% Unfavorable Rating Helps Give Clinton 19-Point Lead in Illinois

2 months before his murder spree, Mateen signed his house over to his Brother-in-law

Lawmakers Seek to Lift Ban on IVF Treatments for Veterans

Hillary Clinton invokes unlikely allies on the stump — the Bushes

The best explanation I’ve seen of how politicians like Trump feed violence

For fifteen hours, thirty-eight shootings... Because Freedom!

NRA ad on my DU site on phone!

Alabama town refuses to lower flag for Orlando victims

Surprise: Earth Has Two Moons

Cop Is Eating At A Chili's When Teen Hands Him A Folded Napkin And Walks Away. Then He Opens It...

Sometimes the Democratic candidates win and sometimes they lose.

GOP Makes 'Appalling' Pitch To LGBTs: Dems Are Choosing Muslims Over You

I hate to use Gawker as a source....

Trump's Support Falls to Its Lowest Point in Nearly A Year

Bill Maher's guest lineup tonight at 10 pm EST---HBO

Hacked DNC documents may show ugly connections between the party and Hillary Clinton...

Sign Petition to Stop dogs from being boiled and burned alive in China!

Democrats fighting over legitimate differences. Here you go

Tim Lincecum begins his MLB comeback Saturday ...

Biden Lines Up Sweet Summer Gig Installing Above-Ground Swimming Pools

33 Million Americans Still Don’t Have Health Insurance (That's 10% of the population.)

Well, there is THAT ...

NYPD Surveillance Unveiled: City Claims to Lose Docs on 1960s Radicals, Then Finds 1 Million Records

Worried About “Stigmatizing” Cluster Bombs, House Approves More Sales to Saudi Arabia

How deep is the ocean-How high is the sky?

Latest CIA Torture Docs Show "Evidence of War Crimes" & Level of Brutality That Even Shocked Bush

L.A. County Board Hears Testimony on Vote Fraud

Donald Trump’s Response To The Orlando Shooting Was Downright Horrific

Brain-Dead Teen, Only Capable Of Rolling Eyes And Texting, To Be Euthanized

Pretty powerful #WeAreOrlando memorial at the @HRC headquarters in DC:

If the Goopers dump Trump in Cleveland, what do you think the Trump voters will then do?

Considering masses of shooting vs mass shootings

Hillary Clinton: An open letter on Charleston

Time cats did something for humanity - Anti Smoking Ad

Hard to keep my eyes open waiting for Seth Myers' hilarity. But here is proof of his brilliance.

E.B. White’s Beautiful Letter to a Man Who Had Lost Faith in Humanity

Non-Alcoholic Wine For Cats Has Hit The United States

Homeland Security should investigate the NRA as an arms supplier to terrorists.

A behind-the-scenes look at Hillary Clinton’s historic night

Historic Campaigns....

WARNING: Pro-Labor post (is that considered splitting the Party, too?)

Judge declares mistrial in case against former UNL student accused of raping woman in dorm; all-male

How the Bush Admin, said 'No" to a CIA plan to kill al-Zarqawi (who started ISIS) ... in 2002

Okay, I think this is the bat signal for us (Hillary Group)

That's it. I'm done. Sick of this shit. All of my nope, I am OUT!!! Completely fed up! GBCW!

LePage uses out-of-state contractor to build bridge across Roxanne Quimby’s land

All Trump needs is his Don Imus "N.H.H." moment to cement his fate, and it's coming.

Clinton campaign shrugs off Sanders

“Call me crazy but, I’d say that this election was being ripped right out from under us"

Dump Trump Republicans Hatch a New Line of Attack

The my way or the highway of the pure ..Sanders blew it

Awakening

Three years ago today TK came into my sister-in-law's life

So if we had wide open primaries and Trump ran as a Dem?

South Africa virginity bursaries unlawful, rules gender commission

How I'd Like The Nomination Contest to End

Antarctic observatories register 400 parts per million of carbon dioxide for the first time

Sigh . . . .

I was just 're-reading some of Jackpine Radical's posts.

Have they released the tape of the Orlando attacker's 911 call?

The Daily 202: More Republicans ditch Trump, conclude he cannot win

NATO War Games In Poland Get Russia's Attention

Will all hides be wiped out on Monday?

Here’s How Much Money ABC & the NBA Make with an NBA Finals Game 7

As Britain Mourns MP Jo Cox, Her Killer Is Linked to Neo-Nazi National Alliance & Pro-Apartheid Club

Toke 1: Microsoft moves into Legal Weed bizness

What's all this then?

Swede who spent 28 years vacuuming in the nude to be evicted

Alabama county refuses to lower flag to honor Orlando shooting victims

Ameica's Got Talent....

The interesting thing that happened when Kansas cut taxes and California hiked them

George Bush signed the US- Iraq Status of Forces Agreement

EPA Chief Warns Of 'Systemic' Issues With Flint Water Safety

"Help Me Donald!"

Ayesha Curry named new “First Take” co-host after firing off a flurry of idiotic Tweets

U.N. Warns Trump May Be 7 Months Away From Acquiring Nuclear Weapons

Pretty powerful"We Are Orlando" memorial at the HRC headquarters in DC:

Pulse Jet Kettle

Trump Thanks America for Poll Showing Him Losing

Donald Trump will be Buried by an Electora Avalanche even without the Bernie or Bust Voters!

Europe migrant crisis: Charity (Doctors Without Borders) rejects EU funds over migration policy

F-Bomb On A T-Shirt: At Trump Rallies, Profanity Comes Onstage And Off

University of Louisville board, president out; Bevin seeks ‘fresh start’

Submissions deadline - 6/19

Photo group contest!

Filipino Bishops Sharply Condemn Anti-LGBT Violence After Orlando Massacre

Inside Trump’s financial ties to Russia and his unusual flattery of Vladimir Putin

Clinton allies try to entice Sanders with prime-time convention slot

Axis of Awesome, 4 Chord Song

What the Cannabis Industry Thinks About Microsoft Joining the Party

Religious Right Is Losing Influence

"Trust me, it's good for ratings"

The world is upside down when "Democrats" think of knowledge and education as a commodity.

Stonewall Columbus Pride our 35th year Join us

One of the newest members of my family did this

Daily Show's Hasan Minhaj ends satire keynote speech with a powerful and very serious statement

Bernie's online speech last evening: The good and the bad.

Verizon Union Employees Ratify New Contracts

Verizon Union Employees Ratify New Contracts

Verizon Union Employees Ratify New Contracts

Bernie's online speech last night: The good and the bad.

for the first time ever I have an interest in the Miss America pagent

Lift the blood donation ban on gay and bisexual U.S. citizens

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