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Here's a List of Every At-Risk Bird Species in North America (All 432 of Them)

Hard-line right-wing war hawk Max Boot applauds Hillary Clinton in op-ed

Remains of mammoth uncovered in Mexico

Remains of mammoth uncovered in Mexico

Did you have some bad shrimp or are you just happy to see me

Pavlonian responses to food

TX Supreme Court sides with homeschooling parents who didn't teach kids due to Rapture

Why do Republicans refuse to use the term Republican Terrorist?

Understanding Brexit: "View from Wales: Town showered with EU cash votes to leave EU"

Officials held 3-year-old immigrant alone in detention center for days: attorney

Background Checks For Ammo? Could Become Law in California

Background Checks For Ammo? Could Become Law in California (xpost from GD)

For the Endangered American Eel, A Long, Slippery Road to Recovery

Russ Feingold endorses Hillary Clinton

Please review these threads for a pattern that

Chinese megaship will be first through expanded Panama Canal

Washington Denies US-Backed Honduran Government Kills Activists

The Paradox of Immigration: Opposition Is Strongest Precisely Where There Are the Fewest Immigrants

Hilary Benn sacked from shadow cabinet

Republican Brent Scowcroft backs Clinton

The Paradox of Immigration: Opposition Is Strongest Precisely Where There Are the Fewest Immigrants

Armitage to back Clinton over Trump

Florida Republican: Donald Trump is a Democratic plot to make GOP look stupid

Remember back in 2011 when Trump said Obama was a con concerning his birthplace?

They should treat guns like printers

The Epidemiology of Greyscale

“TREXIT.” “TREXIT.” “TREXIT.” “TREXIT.” “TREXIT.” “TREXIT.”

Former top McCain aide: I’ll vote for Clinton over Trump

How ‘Brexit’ Will Affect Travel to Europe

Activist Bree Newsome Looks Back

Scientists for EU

BAND-MAID / Before Yesterday

BAND-MAID / Before Yesterday

Just saw the movie "The Free State of Jones". Recommended!

Richardson advises HRC to focus on inequality and jobs.

Bob Brooks has passed away

Oopsie-Doodle Weekly News

George Soros, the billionaire who 'broke' the Bank of England, wins big from Brexit

Former KS governors join coalition against Gov. Brownback, supporters

Phoenix’ Latest Trump Rally

Revealed: Jack Daniel was taught by minister’s slave how to distill signature whiskey

My How Times Have Changed. Trump on EU 2013

Three Nevers

Singers you didn't like before but rediscovered and found them awesome?

X-POST: Revealed: Jack Daniel was taught by minister’s slave how to distill signature whiskey

Brexit means the last, best chance for a united Ireland.

Drunk Trump guys visit a Trump rally

Crossover votes

Jupiter: Into the Unknown (NASA Juno Mission Trailer)

Crossover votes

Experts: DC Water Crisis worse than Flint

John Oliver knocks it outta the park on Brexit

Artists Decorate Donkeys in Philadelphia For DNC

Betraying Progressives, DNC Platform Backs Fracking, TPP, and Israel Occupation

European Leaders Tell a Dazed Britain to Get Going on ‘Brexit’

Thank You GOP For Backing Hillary & Realizing Trump Is A Douche Pickle

I did not feel like I had a home from the time I was eight years old...

Keith Ellison calls Dem platform “strongest progressive statement to come from Dem party in years"

Cheap Trick

Want to get in on the ground floor of the next great rock band? Check out The Struts!

A history of violence: Evidence grows that gun violence in America is a product of weak gun laws

Black Lives Matter protesters interrupt Pride mural unveiling by Toronto police

Can BREXIT be a disaster capitalism money maker for the rich?

My wife is going to be on local college radio tomorrow.

Democrats demand action on voting rights bill

Trump now proposes only Muslims from terrorism-heavy countries would be banned from U.S.

Dem platform includes a $15 min wage, repealing the Hyde Amendment & expanding Social Security...

Listen to the Music

"Spotlight" is now on Netflix.

Famed Celtic Musician Hits the Trail for Hillary

What a Fool Believes

Help! I'm trapped on my bed

We Love KD Rally in Okc today

I'm baaaaaaack....

Latin America is the World's Deadliest Region for Environmental Activists

Latin America is the World's Deadliest Region for Environmental Activists

China Grove

I saw the light

South Carolina News - 6/26/2016

Center for Advanced Genocide Research Hosts International Conference to Shed Light on Genocide and R

Trump's trip to Scotland was such a success, Republicans added the Loch Ness monster to their logo.

A lot of people here experienced the Good Old Days very differently than my family did, I guess

Group in Texas wants a vote to break away from the union

West Virginia News - 6/26/2016

How a Guatemalan murder trial could forever change Canadian overseas mining

Bill Clinton was stalked by the GOPee when he ran for president, was later impeached.

How a Guatemalan murder trial could forever change Canadian overseas mining

How a Shootout on a Guatemalan Highway Opened Window to Corruption

Brexit Concerns:

The Supreme Court’s Silent Failure on Immigration by Linda Greenhouse

Pat Summit is apparently in critical condition.

Why the GOP Will Stage a Coup Against Trump at the Convention

Anti-gay pastor goes into a meltdown after paypal account gets shut down

Seriously. When can I wear this shirt? Lounge XP, of all things

Virginia News - 6/26/2016

Trending now.... #IfTwitterOnlyHad50YearOlds

OLD-FASHIONED LEMONADE STAND LEMONADE

6 ways to be a better straight ally at Pride events

Peruvians Don't Want Fujimori Inside the Congress

I was submitting an appeal, but I didn't finish before it was inadvertently sent.

Half of Labour shadow cabinet set to resign after Hilary Benn sacked

Salon: Embattled Whiteness Gave Us Brexit.

Daily Holidays - June 26

3 Escaped South Carolina Inmates Flee Into Swamp After Chase

Not even george w bush was this Out of Touch

Florida News - 6/26/2016 - Florida man is back!!!

Probably best thing I've seen during the last 2 years or more:

Probably best thing I've seen during the last 2 years or more:

Mother who murdered her two daughters posted this on Facebook

Russian airstrikes hit rebel-held Aleppo as battle rages

Russia continues to carpet bomb Aleppo; whole families being killed

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Summertime Squeeefest 2016 Edition

It's a match!

You wish that you could be this fabulous, Part 4...

Rhode Island News - 6/26/2016

Oldie but goodie...

Game of Thrones 6.10 "The Winds of Winter" (spoiler alert - season finale)

Future Friends For Life...

'People Are Really, Really Hoping This Theory About David Cameron and Brexit is True'

Verizon Workers: Why they won

TransCanada formally seeks NAFTA damages in Keystone XL rejection

Here's a reminder of how it all works...

I'm calling a crab, she's taking a drag...

LOLCats weigh in on Brexit:

The Brexit Song (uncensored)...hilarious and SO quintessentially British.

The Scots have a way with words:

Connecticut News - 6/26/2016

More than 450 environmental organizations urge Congress to stop the TPP

Bill Cunningham, whose lens made New York City’s sidewalks into fashion runways, is dead at 87

Brexit, Article 50, and a constitutional crisis

U.N.’s Legal Expert Calls Proposed Trade Deals Illegal (TPP, TTIP, TISA, and CETA)

Trump blasts President Obama for.... mass deportations. Yep. That makes sense

Sunday's Doonesbury- Talking about Trump

Bernie Sanders eats at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que before Syracuse Rally for Candidate

Fox News: Brexit is good news for Europe and Obama is partly to blame for it.

Pride parades: U.S. cities mark events amid tight security

Why We Need a Moratorium on Trade Deals Like the TPP

Boston bombing survivors to Orlando survivors: 'We are family now'

Native Americans Turn Focus Inward for Political Empowerment

Maine News - 6/26/2016

That sinking feeling: Beijing dropping by up to 4 inches a year, study shows

Heading to the NYC Pride March in a little while.

Brexit: Labour revolt as four quit top team, one sacked

Sanders holds his applause on Dems’ platform draft

Is Moscow trying to influence Trump-Clinton race?

Democrats demand action on voting rights bill

Democrats see danger signs in states where Clinton has not fully engaged

The Bad Parable of the Prodigal Son

Trump tweets that the Scotland tip "came out magnificently." Twitter responds.

German sharks

Vermont is in a food fight with the U.S. Congress. Needless to say, VT will lose

The UK parliments can nix the exit from EU

Trump is the GOP without the amiable veneer.

A great list of the damage Republicans have done to the once "progressive" state of North Carolina

The well-regulated militia.

Are you a member of the Third Way?

Michael Herr, author of Dispatches has died. Vietnam era author changed how we view war

What Happened Before History? Human Origins

On MSNBC yesterday a prominent Stonewall Veteran said, 'Rifles are instruments of hate.'

Little Boy Trying To Break Board In Taekwondo

The New Yorker's "silly" BREXIT cover

Letter from Africa: Nigeria's war of the religious robes

Clexit

National Organization for Marriage's 'March for Marriage' in DC Is a Total Dud

Meet Ahamed Weinberg: The Jewish-Muslim-Catholic Comedian

EU Reacts To the idea that the U.K. can leave and have it the same on trade terms

The voters would have all voted REMAIN if

Young Maine teen may be youngest Democratic delegate in US

Pope to Catholicos Karekin II: 'We have embraced as brothers'

Massachusetts News - 6/26/2016

What a freaking way to start my Sunday - ABC WAPO POll * - Clinton 51 Trump 39

"That's what I'm hearing." . . . Please come CAPTION Donald Trump!!!

Brexit is a rejection of globalisation

New Hampshire News - 6/26/2016

QOTD, by George Will

Yves Smith: Brexit is a crippling blow to the neoliberal order

After the first debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump

WOWZA.

Brexit: How the United Kingdom voted on Thursday… and why

Pegasus.

Bankster Henry Paulson attacks Trump from the right, says that HRC is closer to his agenda

Hillary Clinton’s Lead Grows To 13 Points As Trump Campaign Collapse Worsens

Hillary Clinton’s Lead Grows To 13 Points As Trump Campaign Collapse Worsens

The Never-Ending Religious Liberty Case Involving Steel Tires, Damaged Roads, and Mennonites

"You need to talk to someone about your broccoli fetish, Marsha."

Michigan Rep. Julie Plawecki dead at 54

FULL Interview: Bernie Sanders at CNN State of the Union; June 26 2016

Early birds

FULL Interview: Bernie Sanders at CNN State of the Union; June 26 2016

When reality gets real...

Pinball or Computer Games?

Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders allies settle on pragmatic progressive Democratic Party platform

Robby Mook is a charming young man, Paul Manafort creeps me out, Texit, Vexit

Vermont News - 6/26/2016

Happy Birthday, LYRIC!!!

Clinton up w/ African Americans (87-5 percent)...

Clinton up w/ African Americans (87-5 percent)...

MN:Discount Gas for Gun Carriers

BarneyFrank on the time he marched in NYC's gay pride parade with the First Lady of the US in 2000

BarneyFrank on the time he marched in NYC's gay pride parade with the First Lady of the US in 2000

FULL Interview: Bernie Sanders at CNN State of the Union; June 26 2016

"You fucked up, Marsha. A pancake won't fix this."

Seems legit...

HOLY CRAP! New ABC poll: 64 percent, call Trump unqualified to serve as president..

Brexit is Only the Latest Proof of the Insularity and Failure of Western Establishment Institutions

WP: 81% of Sanders Supporters Have Already Moved To Support Hillary

On this morning's MTP, Paul Manafort said the Trump campaign is now on the ground in 16 states

The racist NYPD captain who ruined my career...

In new poll, support for Trump has plunged, giving Clinton a double-digit lead

Clinton Opens 12-Point Lead on Trump as Two-Thirds See Him as Biased (POLL)

The Brexit upside for China

Couple gets off easy for killing a baby...

Okay .....

For the 1st time, #DemPlatform explicitly calls for repealing the Hyde Amendment, which restricts

Political satire just died of an overdose

"Put 'er there, Buster..."

When/How did Trump all of a sudden become a Christian??? Or a Republican???

So I gave a speech last night

Rome elects first female mayor in 2800 years

Greenwald calls-out the dominant Brexit narrative

2016 World Naked Bike Ride in Portland = 10,000 riders hit the streets

Hours after the #BrexitVote, Donald Trump was in the U.K. Talking about how he, personally, would b

A thought about Brexit

Senior Merkel ally says London should be allowed Brexit rethink

To Change or Not to Change. That is the question.

Okay, How does the GOP see Brexit helping them when the US elections?

Demographic breakdown of HRC's 13% lead- lots of good nuggets *

Girl Scout Cookie-inspired baking mixes

The EU will treat Britain like Greece

It's time to find Alien Civilizations

Michael Eric Dyson just handed Alex Castellanos his ass on This Week.

45 people protested @BarbaraComstock to explain why she left DC w/o voting on guns. She called poli

I thought I lost my post.

R.I.P. Bernie Worrell

I don't like that what happened in Orlando has already faded into being "the past"

I am begining to think Hillary shouldn't campaign for President.

Scotland's Parliament Could Veto Brexit, Nicola Sturgeon Says

On Eve of SCOTUS Abortion Decision, Texas Accused of Suppressing Key Data

The whole parade just stopped for a policeman to propose his boyfriend at #Pride2016!

Iceland historian Johannesson wins presidential election

Amazing Crash - Spectacular Ending- Wait for it

Obama Declares Major Disaster In West Virginia After Historic Flooding

Japan utility: Delay in declaring 'meltdown' was cover-up

make no mistake, media focus will be to crash hillary's lead and pump up trump

How can anybody be against this?

2016 Horse Racing - 2016 Gold Cup at Santa Anita

2016 Horse Racing - 2016 Triple Bend Stakes

Hillary Clinton ad uses 'Brexit' to slam 'volatile' Trump

NBC Poll: Johnson and Stein help elect Trump

What guns were like when the 2nd amendment was written

Brexit vote divides Europe's leaders as splits emerge on timing of talks

Pardon Me Sir,

Only way twump can win this election is if somebody puts a muzzle on him.

Israel, Turkey Reach Understandings on Hamas

Mountain topping + climate change = W.V. historic flooding

I bought a lot of 8 prints and paintings at a local auction house for $75

How can anybody be against this? (cross post)

Police, firefighters called in after flat Earth debate turns heated

ABC Poll: HRC opens 12-point lead over Trump 51-39

ABC News Poll: HRC opens a 12-point lead over Trump 51-39

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, June 28: Treasures from the Disney Vault

nbc/wsj poll --women, Latino, AA and 18-34 yr olds SMACKING TRUMP -GRAFT....

The story of the tragic death of Ezekiel Stephan

The Rookery

Brexit vote prevailed, the resistance is possible!

What is the marketing message behind this ad ?

My Brother's Memorial Day

Top Senate Republican Mitch McConnell won't say if Donald Trump is qualified for the White House

WHAT PLAN? - Sky News Journalist, Says Pro-Brexit MP Told Him ‘Leave Campaign Don’t Have A Plan’

Russia passes 'Big Brother' anti-terror laws

Jury system

second cardiac bypass surgery is over!

California lawmakers unplug the state's electric car program

Jerusalem Gay Pride stabbing: ultra-orthodox Yishai Schlissel jailed for life

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, June 29: Stage to Screen and Nelson Eddy's Birthday!

Brewer vs. O'Malley: Talk of racists and fascists

Tapper calls out Bernie: ‘Are you truly doing everything you can do to defeat Donald Trump?’

#BundyTeaParty -- Supporters rally in Bend for Malheur occupiers

The Fining of Black America

Here is my confession

BREAKING: Trump returns from visit to Honnah Lee, names Puff the Magic Dragon to avisory board

Rachel Maddow - Powerful anti gun ad panics gun rights groups

I hope Brexit becomes a valuable lesson for Americans

Brexit ‘2nd Referendum Petition’ A 4 Chan Prank: BBC Report It As Real

Dan Rather Worries That The Media Has Become ‘A Business Partner Of Donald Trump’

Sanders not ready to endorse Clinton: 'Stand up, be bolder'

"No candidate in modern presidential history who trailed by this much in June has come back to win

"they did not need to do schoolwork because they were going to be raptured,"

It's time to put a Brain in the White House.

Nicolle Wallace, Mark Halperin & Morning Joke bask in the warm glow of Trump's "pivot."

Rise Up! Garret John Loporto

Bernie Sanders Would Be A Popular Vice Presidential Pick, New Poll Says

Hillary Clinton makes historic appearance at NYC Pride parade

how to deal with Trump and his wall? ridicule....

Spanish vote delivers more uncertainty for Europe after Brexit

Hillary, Gov. Cuomo and Mayor De Blasio at today's NYC Gay Pride Parade!!!

Hillary Joins NYC Pride Parade! (Pics)

Clinton makes surprise appearance at NYC pride parade

LGBTQ and Gun Violence-Prevention Groups Call for Hate and Terror to be Disarmed Following Orlando

Nina Turner: I’m Ready for Hillary. Are you? #Hillary2016 ~ in 2014 (GD 2016)

Nina Turner: I’m Ready for Hillary. Are you? #Hillary2016 ~ in 2014 (HRC GP)

Solved: the mystery of where feathers, fur and scales come from

First proposed human test of CRISPR passes initial safety review

What are you reading this week of June 26, 2016?

IS Video Shows Killing of 5 Captured Syrian Media Activists

Less filling, nun of the taste

How long do you think Alex Baldwin in going to last doing his new game show???

Texas Mom Who Killed 2 Daughters Had a 'History of Mental Illness,' Authorities Say

Robert B. Parker vs. Robert B. Parker

Tuesday June 28: Watch a trade & economics conference sponsored by the AFL-CIO online!

China on Schedule for Launch This Year of 2nd Space Station

Norfolk Naval base threatened by climate change

Turkey Uses Tear Gas to Break up Gay Pride Gathering

Brazen! lone protester, Scotland, "New tRump balls available at club house"

X-Post from Economy Group: Watch AFL-CIO Trade Conference Live Online Tuesday June 28

Agency to Sterilize Mustangs for First Time to Slow Growth

Looks like Brexit could impact the Spanish election (negatively imo)

First voyage through expanded Panama canal

I have only seen clips of the show "Hamilton" but it sure seems totally inspired by Jib-Jab's

Just returned from freeperville. Bad as usual.

Georgie Fame was born on this date.

Bluesman Bill Bill Broonzy was born on this date.

Well, this is rather revolting.

What gun-control really ought to do

UK hates Polish people

'It was always Jack and George': Groom in Dallas County's first gay marriage dies at 86

Proponents, opponents consider single-payer healthcare plan during debate (Colorado)

Multiple people stabbed at neo-Nazi event outside state capital in Sacramento

Insane video. Crowd sees any signs of "Nazis" and they run&attack. A lot of people bleeding/

Multiple people stabbed at neo-Nazi event outside Capitol in Sacramento

The "great" wall

How do I change my name?

51% to 39%....support for trump plunges

Thomas Palley: Brexit: The Day We Entered the Eye of the Maelstrom

So Texas wants to texit.

Police Officer proposes at London Pride.

What's for Dinner, Sun., June 26, 2016

Comerica Park in Detroit must be sparkling clean following yet ANOTHER CLEVELAND SWEEP …

DID YOU KNOW? Texas has the power to put another 8 Republicans into the US Senate?

New bar in Buhl

This will explain Brexit more than anything you'll see in General Discussion

Elephant has toothache, gets help from dentist

McConnell won’t say whether Trump is qualified to be president

Donald Trump’s bad month just got worse, because Sanders backers just rallied to Clinton

Brown shirts unleashed at Sacramento rally.

I did an appeal of a deleted thread, requesting discussion, and never heard back

Texas Supreme Court: Christian Kids Don’t Need An Education If They’re Going To Be Raptured

Today's NY Sunday magazine cover: Will Trump Swallow the G.O.P. Whole?

Germany Bans Fracking Forever

McConnell won't say if Trump is qualified for presidency

The Brexit Rejection of Neoliberal Tyranny

A Brexit conspiracy theory nails the no-win situation Boris Johnson now finds himself in

Democrats Approve Marijuana Platform Plank

COME BACK HOME

Come back Home!

Just a feel good video on love, patience, and growing old together

Is there a strong correlation between people who commit

Has Hillary Clinton ever been found guilty of any crime?

858 killed: Not a day in April passed without a terror attack

Giant ship makes first voyage through new expanded Panama Canal

Giant ship makes first voyage through new expanded Panama Canal

Is Sanders Doing A Lot More to Help Clinton Than He's Letting On?

If You Fail to Plan, Then You Plan to Fail

BREXIT: What We're Not Being Told About the European Union Referendum

Paraguay’s Ousted Leader to Run in 2018 Presidential Election

Gorgeous cat - when awake ----- asleep - not so much

People are really, really hoping this theory about David Cameron and Brexit is true.

If Trump Was Behaving Exactly the Same But Winning In The Polls

4 Things to Remember About Chile's 1973 Coup

Everybody has to start somewhere.

by Robert Reich:'I’m mystified. Even after Trump said he couldn’t get a fair trial

C.I.A. Arms for Syrian Rebels Supplied Black Market, Officials Say

Mike Malloy - Prominent GOP Neoconservative To Fundraise For Hillary Clinton

Would Sanders Take a Cabinet Position?

Guns are cuddly security blankets: How the media helps right-wing gun nuts push propaganda

Pope says Church should ask forgiveness from gays for past treatment

China on schedule for launch this year of 2nd space station

Flavor Of Life -Ballad Version UTADA HIKARU

FLAVOR OF LIFE

Donald Trump Kicks Black Republican Out Of Trump Event

Mike Malloy - Supreme Court Blocks Obama Immigration Plan - Part 1

What does Trump remind you of?

Argentines snatched as babies of Dirty War ‘disappeared’ grope for truth, real kin

Argentines snatched as babies of Dirty War ‘disappeared’ grope for truth, real kin

Make civic engagement sexy again: Tramps Against Trump will send you nudes if you vote against The D

Interview: Mike Gravel (D-Pentagon Papers)- "911 was in inside job; the US is NOT a democracy"

Sarah Palin congratulates the UK on Brexit and urges the U.S. to 'follow suit' and abandon the UN

good bye happyness

Orthodox Christian Leaders End Historic Meeting

good bye happyness UTADA HIKARU

Mike Malloy - Supreme Court Blocks Obama Immigration Plan - Part 2

The Intimacy Of A Hug

17 photos of Pride marches in cities around the world

For those questioning why parents aren't prosecuted when a child kills herself

Meet Squeek! dog rescue by Kelli Driscoll Whittier, CA

66,666

So who would YOU like to see as Hillary Clinton's running mate?

Trump proud of restraint shown by Nazis in Sacramento

MSNBC host: Trump’s ‘nationalism is really a white racist supremacist nationalism’

Is Trump trying to pull a Bullsworth...?

GUNSLINGER GIRLS

Thank you Sanders supporters

World Class

That fake antigun 'ad' is back- and the rubes have fallen for it yet again:

Bigot is upset for being treated like a bigot for supporting Trump

Could Britain Break Up?

BRIDGET / WE☆CAN(Short Ver.)

Aziz Ansari: Donald Trump 'Makes Me Afraid For My Family'

Guardian: Petition for second EU referendum may have been manipulated

This was Trump's June:

Hamilton Will Perform for Hillary Clinton Fundraiser

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Monday, 27 June 2016

So my cat went to the animal hospital today

Guđni Jóhannesson wins Iceland’s presidential election

Alert items

Texas woman shoots, kills 2 daughters

Has anyone here seen Dancing on the Edge?

Manafart: “We have a candidate who doesn’t need to figure out what’s going on"

Thank you adms!

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