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Archives: April 12, 2017

Voting records of Ossoff's opposition:

Texas advances bill to let judges refuse to marry gays

Ever live with someone that won't let you clean and loves clutter?

J. Geils found dead in Massachusetts home

Shoe-string theory: Science shows why shoelaces come untied

If "Hitler Gassed Millions" is in a fact check chyron under your face ..........

United Airlines gets trolled by rivals

The man building every English football league ground out of Lego

First numbers on the board: Dems lead in Kansas-4.


Yanno. Not a good idea after all.

Taiwan bans slaughter of cats and dogs for human consumption

48 years ago tomorrow I was hungover as a goat.

Lawmakers eye 7-cent gas tax hike, fees on hybrid and electric vehicles to plug highway fund

CNN Exclusive: Classified docs contradict Nunes surveillance claims, GOP and Dem sources say

The Resistance Report: April 11th, 2017

US gov had probable cause that Page "knowingly engaged in clandestine intel activities" w-Moscow

Russia's Rosneft on the verge of taking ownership of U.S. oil company Citgo.

Young women view Ivanka negatively

Why Trump officials can't stop offending everyone

"Honey, do you think we need blinds for the bathroom window?"

Congressman Who Shouted You Lie at Obama Hears the Same From Constituents

Kansas special election live results!

Pentagon awards contract to united airlines to forcibly remove assad.

One thing missing about Spicer discussion is that the WH has the

Southwest airlines new slogan

Trademark Continues Its March Across the Globe, Raising Eyebrows

States which the Democrats can win the Governorship and State Legislature in 2018.

Sources: Classified docs contradict Nunes

Spicer says Trump trying to 'destabilize' the Middle East

Bernie Sanders, National Democratic chair to hold Utah rally

Alien aurorae spotted on Uranus by Hubble

5 ways the North Korea situation could spiral out of control

Remember when this was the worst a Press Secretary could do

Mitch McConnell, Bernie Sanders top America's least and most popular senators lists

Robert Reich come out with an Update for Trump Voters

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseeker Thread! The RETURN! Live Uncensored & a new Kitteh gif

CNN Exclusive: Classified docs contradict Nunes surveillance claims, GOP and Dem sources say

Rachel on Carter Page

'Go back to your country': Woman chased by man with knife in her yard

App update

Jeff Sessions asks for Gods blessings to help deport immigrants at border press conference

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Alabama US Senate Special Election may occur sooner than November 2018.

"I shouldnt be laughing, but": Bill OReilly chuckles after watching violent removal of United pas

Looks like the Republican is sweeping the empty spaces in Kansas

How to parent.

UPDATE: 15-month-old Janel Mercado was last seen with her father in DC.

Bill OReilly Is Going on Vacation. Will His Show Return?

Nothing will motivate Dems in 2018 as these words: "Impeach Trump!" Listen to this podcast!

NYT Magazine: I Thought I Understood the American Right. Trump Proved Me Wrong

Bernie and the bust: People like Bernie Sanders, hate Mitch McConnell

Writer Stephen King on "President Forrest Trump"

Scientists have located the elusive Asshole Fish

Brazil judge orders corruption probe into a third of Temer's cabinet

Ultra rich white male in first class threatened with arrest by United

Brazil judge orders corruption probe into a third of Temer's cabinet

Musical guests at WH Egg Roll, yesterday and today:

British Artist Who Has Autism Draws Entire Cities From Memory

North Korea warns of nuclear strike if provoked; Trump 'armada' steams on

North Korea warns of nuclear strike if provoked; Trump 'armada' steams on

United Airlines Promised Federal Regulators That All Ticketed Passengers Are Guaranteed Seats.

Deepest Life on Earth May Be Lurking 6 Miles Beneath Ocean Floor

800 wildlife species at risk from Trump's 'beautiful' border wall

Trump taps lawyer involved with Trump U case for federal job

Trump taps lawyer involved with Trump U case for federal job

800 wildlife species at risk from Trump's 'beautiful' border wall

Are Napalm and Agent Orange chemical weapons?

Don't fire Sean Spicer!!!

So 20 aircraft is 20 % ..of what.??

What ever happened to ALL of Saddam's WMD documents handed over the the UN in 2002?

I just heard Ari Fleisher on CNN ...

Hiding in plain sight. No one would suspect a boob like Trump be smart enough to be a Russian

What country has a dictator who

Wow, United has started a new Advertising Campaign to address this mess.......

Lawrance ODonnell just said we will not be seeing O'Lielly on Fox news for a while....

Passover insult from the Trump administration

J. Geils a true music legend has died

There seems to be distance between Trump and Bannon.

TCM Schedule for Thursday, April 13, 2017 -- Star of the Month - Character Actors

TCM Schedule for Friday, April 14, 2017 -- TCM Spotlight - Post-War Melodrama

TCM Schedule for Saturday, April 15, 2017 -- What's On Tonight - Easter Bunnies!

Two Trump advisers linked to hate groups

Watching PBS war shows for the past 2 nights..

Bannon is trump's brain. So dt wants to own his own brain, and

FBI obtained FISA warrant to monitor Trump adviser Carter Page

2018 US House Election in KS. Due to the closeness of today's Special Election in KS 4, What are the

Fly the Fascist Skies: Man Being Ripped off Plane Shows How Far Society Has Fallen

FBI obtained FISA warrant to monitor Trump adviser Carter Page

United faces more questions as dragged passenger hires high-powered attorney

What are the odds Tillerson won't meet Putin?

8%. Not as close as I had hoped

Does hair gel cause dullness?

Predator O'Reilly to take "vacation" from Fox

Gillibrand leads in no votes against Trumps nominees

Chemical versus conventional weapons

Jealous Paul Ryan Asks Legislator With 37% Approval Rating What His Secret Is

How loud would be the howls if Chelsea were advising HRC on Syrian matters?

Donald Trumps Lifestyle Could Cost Taxpayers Nearly $1 Billion

So, Trump (& Gorka & other Repugs) found to be LYING once again about Susan Rice!! ...


Renewables' deep-sea mining conundrum

Ecuador Election Recount: Lasso Loses 100 Votes, Moreno up 143

Kansas special election: Republican Ron Estes wins in 4th District congressional race

Jay Geils has died, he was 71.

2018 US House Election-Democrats guide to a majority.

"I don't think Sean Spicer is an anti Semite or Holocaust denier . . . ."

About that passenger on United

Newborn giraffe born at the Houston Zoo

Video from 1987: Ship of Fools (most appropriate for these times)

Sean Spicer called the concentration camps "holocaust centers"

Now that you've had a taste, can you get excited over your local elections?

Republican Ron Estes wins in 4th District congressional race (Kansas)

David Letterman's mother dies one day before his 70th birthday

H-E-B now largest private employer in Texas with 100,000 workers

From my sister in Alaska: America's next war will be in Alaska & the enemy is not who you'd expect

Ex-Garland ISD official pleads guilty to H-1B visa scam that lured hundreds of immigrant teachers

Immigration officials at Laredo turn back protesting Cubans

Senate backs bill requiring minors obtain parental consent before joining unions

Paxton trial moved to Harris County

This United thing becomes even more bizarre

Steve Stockman trial on corruption charges to begin June 5

Another insane goddamn day

Senate approves recusals for county clerks, judges objecting to same-sex marriage

Sheriff Wants To Crack Down On Slot Machine Operations In South Texas

Romneys infamous binders full of women surfaces

Texas House Votes to Cut $20 Million from Air Quality Budget to Fund Anti-Abortion Program

Travel review: The ancient cloud forest citadel of Kuelap

Harvard Researchers Are Preparing to Geoengineer the Atmosphere

Candidate for Irving mayor sues to get opponent kicked off the May 6 ballot

For months, during election, tweeters proudly called themselves "KGB Deplorable ______" -

How the American South could prevent the revival of jobs in the 'Rust Belt'

All we need is Spicer to make this headline meld perfect

Fuck it! Goddam it!

Dave's Mom's First On-Air on Late Night, February 25, 1986

Man rescues his dog after pooch goes through ice

Trump's Pick for 'Drug Czar' -- A Servant of Big Pharma and Brutal Punisher of Drug Addicts and Poor

China's Xi calls for peaceful resolution of North Korea tensions in call with Trump

Report: FISA warrant obtained for Carter Page

Eric Trump Tells British Reporter: 'Nepotism Is A Beautiful Thing'

Giving thanks for the little things...

United Airlines making waves

Otter vetoes grocery tax repeal, saying costs too high; allows road bill to become law

How will Idaho get more workers with degrees? Higher ed task force begins search for answers

Idaho's Democrats: Minority, down 4-1, forced ourselves into the conversation

Former Boise State, NFL receiver Titus Young sentenced to prison

Idaho gun, ammo makers cheer on Trump as their sales plummet

Dairy faces $70,000 fine in wastewater violations

Otter allows $320M road plan to become law

Jon Ossoff "Tweet"

Rep. Labrador to host April town halls in Meridian, Nampa

State Senator Indicted on Conspiracy and Theft Charges

South Idaho police officer accused of sexually abusing young girls

Austin Attorney and Business Partner Plead Guilty to Multi-Million Dollar Investment Fraud

A Pink Moon is coming -- but what is that?

Great Barrier Reef damaged by second straight year of bleaching

Trial begins for former Boise State football player accused of biting off part of teammate's ear

Don't worry Spicy

Mudslide uncovers old dynamite at Bonners Ferry

Parrot falls in love with the Easter bunny

Borussia Dortmund attack: Police investigate Islamist link

The Scariest Airport Landings in the World

Uber PR boss Rachel Whetstone latest to quit company

Washington State University student announces run for Congress

i have now OFFICIALLY seen everything!

Daily Mail to pay Melania Trump damages

Xi-Trump call: China urges 'peaceful' North Korea solution

Democrats Advance Bill That Would Force Sound Transit to Alter License Tax

Japanese warships to join US fleet near North Korea as tensions rise

That first sip of really hot, delicious

Quist Campaign Fundraising Tops $1.3 Million - (Endorsed by Our Revolution)

Quist Campaign Fundraising Tops $1.3 Million

****BREAKING**** : ".... background of officer who beat Dr. David Dao shows multiple ... "

Important re: United fiasco--UAL is the biggest funder of airport cops

Murray's Lawyer Produces Doctor's Note Saying Mayor Has No Genital Mole

Proposed King County Sales Tax to Fund Arts Held Back in Committee

Melania Trump wins damages from Daily Mail over 'escort' allegation

Thousands to protest Trump at Capitol? Maybe not so many, organizers say

Interesting Baseball Factoid

Train strikes, kills Florida man pushing bike on tracks

The Glass Half Full . . .

Bill O'Reilly won't be on Fox News next week,

Where the hell was Perez and the "new" DNC??

Ohio police officer filmed stamping on black man's head as he lies handcuffed on pavement

Has "holocaust center" been used in any other context?

United Airlines had nothing to do with beating the poor doctor

Spicer says Trump trying to 'destabilize' the Middle East

That man was tased, and it will come out

This is very unfortunate

I love scrambling my own brains i.e. fox news

Marss atmosphere hosts metal layers that shouldnt exist

'Charging Bull' Sculptor Arturo Di Modica Accuses NYC of Violating His Rights

AP traces $1.2 million in secret payments from pro-Russian political party to Paul Manafort's firm

The Angles Have It...

"I Like Steve, but..." Is Trump distancing himself from Bannon because of ongoing FBI investigation?

Feds drop money laundering charges against Coeur d'Alene doctor ensnared in ex-wife's drug case

Whoa. The new NY Daily News front page:

I'll never play golf!

House passes bill that seeks compliance with REAL ID

State making improvements at troubled psychiatric hospital

16 examples how business-genius President Trump is hiring only the best people...


Is it true that the DCCC is short of funds?


King County Sheriff John Urquhart won't face charges in alleged rape almost 15 years ago


What's on Eric Trump's mind?

King County to settle lawsuit against sheriff, aides for $1.35M over retaliation claims

DeVos Undoes Obama Student Loan Protections

Georgia Negro Weeps Open-Eyed at the Death of President Roosevelt

NYTWhite House Accuses Russia of Cover-Up in Syria Chemical Attack

Wednesday Toon Roundup 1-Letting United Have it

AP Exclusive: Manafort firm received Ukraine ledger payout

Wednesday Toon Roundup 2- Baby Cheeto's war game

Need help please: most "sugar-like" sweetener ?

United Airlines Is Not Alone in Elitism

Wednesday Toon Roundup 3 - Cheeto Benito

France election: Far-left Melenchon enjoys late poll surge

Wednesday Toon Roundup 4 - The Rest

Christie was on cnn new day

One big reason Trump can be tougher on Russia?

Tillerson Asks Why U.S. Taxpayers Should Care About Ukraine

Gotta give it up to the Deplorables

Bill OReilly is going on vacation and he may never come back

Trump's Trademark Continues Its March Across the Globe, Raising Eyebrows

Did Steve Bannon sick his anti-semitic dogs on Jared Kushner and what will Chump do about it?

The North Korean nut and the White House nut

Venezuelas opposition holds its biggest protests in years. Will they change anything?

Let's not forget: The Family Research Council is a hate group.

David Cay Johnston: For Donald Trump and the 0.01 Percent, the Best of Times

University student killed in Venezuela opposition protest

WikiLeaks has the same mission as The Post and the Times - By Julian Assange

Detailed list of short-term spending cuts from A$$hole Admin

Cop caught on video taking down, beating alleged jaywalker

The new White House drug czar has quite an idea for where to put nonviolent drug users

Venezuela's Maduro jeered by crowd as unrest grows

Jury: Virginia Mason should pay couple $8.5M in disfigured-penis case

has United's assault victim been mistaken for someone else with same name?

Orcas Island woman pleads guilty to embezzling from former astronaut

"No matter what they say, they really like it." . . . Please come CAPTION Bill O'Reilly!!

State to pay $1.3 million to official ousted after Cover Oregon fiasco

Devin Nunes "owes" an apology too Susan Rice

Trio of immigration bills unveiled by Metcalf to stop 'illegal alien invasion' in PA

Dr. Dao's Past Has Nothing to Do with What Happened to Him, FFS!

Odebrecht Confesses to Giving Former Brazil President Lula US $4 Million in Bribes

Appeals court restores lumber companies' challenge to spotted owl habitat

Fire and water forged the unique biology of the Galapagos

Oregon to spare 60,000 voters from inactive status

'He's in a dark place': Morning Joe panel agrees Trump has given Steve Bannon the kiss of death

Deport Dr. Dao

Trump: "I like Steve, but..."

White House Ineptitude Shown In Its Spokesman Sean Spicer

Gov. Brown 'deeply concerned' about tuition hikes, urges state board to scrutinize

I wrote this seven months ago as satire. It's eeirly uncomfortably too close to the truth right now.

Trump hammers FBI's Comey for not jailing Clinton: 'She was guilty of every charge'

New Power Line for Amazon May Run Above Railroads Despite Opposition

Oregon Lawmakers Consider Bill To Delay, Relax Physical Education Requirements

This map shows the US really has 11 separate 'nations' with entirely different cultures

AGAIN: Trump Pretends to Understand Chinese

Trump Plays 17th Game of Golf in 12 Weeks

Embracing strangers as one of our own.

Trump: "Does Anybody Really Believe" Susan Rice Didn't Have A Political Motive For Surveillance?

Russia. Chechnya is Russia. Putin's Russia. Reports of concentration camp-style prisons for gay men

Spammer's Arrest Eyed For Donald Trump-Russia Ties

United may have smeared the wrong "Dr. David Dao"

The election was stolen thanks to Russian "war attack"

Migration from Latin America to the US is changing and policy needs to catch-up

Migration from Latin America to the US is changing and policy needs to catch-up

Sean Spicer's company worked on political campaigns in Russia

Feds halt cyanide traps in Idaho after one harms a child, kills a dog

Sean Spicer's Holocaust remark is a symptom of Trump's problem

Ousted Alabama Governors Critics Turn Guns on His Appointed Senator

KremlinGate and the Limits of Classified Evidence

Little ripples of "Save-Poor-SPICER" - uh, not that we want *competence* around DRUMPF

Can Sean Spicer Keep His Job After Stunning Holocaust Remarks?

The importance of getting Trump team members to flip

Nunes's lies re: Rice/Obama Admin consumed 3 days of news cycles; that he was lying-barely reported

Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day

Trump Budget Director Admits Their Goal Is High Inequality, Not Low Deficits

Hillary Clinton to join Gov. Cuomo at ceremonial bill signing of N.Y.s new free tuition program

Baby owl returned to its nest

Charlie Sykes: Sean Spicer A 'Complete Moron' With Holocaust Remarks

Gay marriage ban filed in NC House

Trump says Steve Bannon wasn't involved in his campaign until "very late"

Well-deserved Pulitzer

Is hell freezing over, Mr. Perdue?

Sean Spicer is George Costanza.

We've been here before, and we made it through.

El Salvador on Alert Due to Possible Seismic Swarm

Donald Trump Vows 'We're Not Going Into Syria' (VIDEO)

Portland State plans to boost in-state tuition by 9 percent

Hipster Icon American Apparel Buys Honduras Sweatshop Shirts

Fastest Production Car in the World

Trump: I told Chinese president about Syria airstrikes over dessert

Alabama Senate votes to allow church to form police dept.

"She's Not the Right Woman!"

Sean Spicer is the press secretary Trump deserves. He is not the press secretary America needs.

Drones Are Giving Us Never-Before-Seen Close-up Views of Volcanic Eruptions

Drones Are Giving Us Never-Before-Seen Close-up Views of Volcanic Eruptions

Things that will get me off a plane very quickly...

Ben Carson Got Stuck In An Elevator

Airplane panic attack

O'Reilly is on Post-Spring-Break*vacation*!1 Actually,he's observing Semana Santa(Latino Easter Wk)

North Korea reminds me of the "Mouse That Roared" trying to get

Sanders will run in 2020 if he's still kicking

Another Piece of the Trump Puzzle: The Carter Page FISA Warrant - by Josh Marshall

Pic Of The Moment: How The Trump White House Operates, Apparently

The Neocons Are Almost Giddy Over Trumps Syria Strike

Dr. David Thanh Duc Dao

"There was an old woman who live in a shoe..."

A Note From SpicerLand - by Josh Marshall

The stunning hypocrisy of Scott Pruitts request for around-the-clock bodyguards

I see the Madman has a press conference scheduled for 4pm eastern today.

Democrat's Core Choice: MONEY OR MESSAGE?

Charles Pierce: Carter Page Feels Like a Warning Shot

Donald Trump's Dinner Menu For Xi Jinping Misrepresenting the American Flag

On the Day After . . . .

Kansas Election - We are witnessing an uprising from the left

'I'm a goner': El Faro's last hours as ship sails into storm

Native Americans fear loss of culture over Trump's border wall

Native Americans fear loss of culture over Trump's border wall

PolitiFact: Did he or didn't he? Trump contradicts himself on whether he knew Steve Bannon

Lyin' Don: "I didnt know Steve." "I have known Steve and Kellyanne both for many years."

I have a ? as to UA re Dr. Dao

Can you imagine a cat getting this excited about going for a walk?

Ashley Parker's expressions during Spicey's death spiral of a presser

Did he or didnt he? Trump contradicts himself on whether he knew Steve Bannon

Tune in to hear HRC join Governor Cuomo at La Guardia Community College. Watch now:

Aww. Rex and Vlad have a date after all.

I just listened to a routine by comic Vince Varnado.

It was NOT an overbooked flight - lawyer explains


So the top guy at Ford wants to lower corporate taxes to make us more like the rest of the world.

"Dr. David Dao's Nightmare Could be Yours"

Trump: 'It's Not Too Late' To Boot FBI Director Comey

Listen to the ancient sounds of Stonehenge: app transports you back to 3,000BC

Maybe we should change North Carolina's name to North Korealina. It would better represent

Trump Brags About Eating the "Most Beautiful" Chocolate Cake During Syrian Missile Strike Decision

WAPO: There's a quick and easy way to see Trumps tax returns

'Inappropriate': Kellyanne Conway snaps after being told Trump hates New York Times reporter

Elephants pass intelligence test with profound implications for our understanding of the species

What in the Hell Is Trumps Strategy for Syria?

New Light Shed On Origins Of Mongolias Nomadic Horse Culture

Tillerson meets with Putin amid deepening tensions over U.S. missile strikes in Syria

Falkland Islands accepts marriage equality

What Kansas Didn't Do For Democrats (Politico)

Newseum forum on the press and the presidency

trump didn't know assad was a bad guy until last week?

Terrifying : "I'm" Donald Trump and I'm here to help you.

What the hell?? I guess my invite was lost in the mail?

Molecule-Size 'Nanocars' Gear Up for Microscopic Racing Event

Nearly 2,000 lawyers ask for Jeff Sessions to be disbarred

Trumpian Wisdom. The Importance of being Earnestly Politically Correct

did anyone really think that putin wouldn't meet with tillerson?

'Incredible honour:' Malala Yousafzai receives honorary Canadian citizenship

Eric Trump: Nepotism Is How Americans Repay My Father For The Pro-Bono Work Hes Doing As President

Trump is running the US-intervention in Syria like he's runing his businesses:

Spicer Issues Apology to GOP Megadonor Sheldon Adelson After Holocaust Blunder

Jury system inquiry/request

Charging Bull sculptor says Fearless Girl distorts his art. Hes fighting back.

Green group, Dem lawmaker sue Trump to stop border wall

TAX MARCH: April 15th "Trump, release your taxes!"

Letterman fans - RIP his mom Dorothy

My default is to side with the cops

Boom! Lobbyists directed by Manafort's firm in covert influence campaign register with US gov't

Until I saw this a minute ago, I had no idea this was a cover.

Again, Trump dons his rosy red ego glasses to ignore reality

Can you give one reason to trust anything Trump administration says about Putin or chem weapons?

Does anyone know the status of ItStarts.Today?

The stunning hypocrisy of Scott Pruitts request for around-the-clock bodyguards.

Why Americans Vote Against Their Interest: Partisanship

Ill Never Refer to Trump as 45...

Ben Carson Gets Stuck in an Elevator in Miami

How a Detroit bus driver named 'Boo-Yah' brightens passengers' days

Tax March: how a law professor sparked a global event to demand Trump's returns (INSPIRING!)

Lugar calls Trump foreign policy 'simplistic, reactive'

Hey, let's say Trump and Mulvaney get rid of Disability. What's the worst that could happen?

Charlie Murphy, dead at 57 from Leukemia

In surprise move, Iran's Ahmadinejad to run for president

Nice Try on Carter Page, Guys

Trump Meddling Leaves Ryan's Clout in Doubt After Health Fiasco

I believe that all this meeting with Putin and the whole confrontation

Team Bannon 'Laying Low,' After Being 'Blindsided' by Trump

How Standard Oil and GM Stymied Los Angeles Public Transportation

Trump talks like a toddler ...

Trump: 'It's Not Too Late' To Boot FBI Director Comey

Your rights if you are involuntarily bumped.

Bernie Sanders Tours Newest Community Health Center In Vermont

Congress can regulate the Supreme Court (lawyers wanted for discussion)

In joint appearance, Cuomo, Clinton hail free college tuition

Charlie Murphy has died :(

Dems to unveil populist agenda showing Sanders' sway

Manifesto(mailed to Trump)suspect Joseph Jakubowski wrote apology before gun heist

Dems to unveil populist agenda showing Sanders' sway

Mysterious Death Reveals Risk In Federal Oil Field Rules

GA nuke plant soaking ratepayers - may never come online

Rob Quist Sings His Campaign Song

Tillerson asks European diplomats why US taxpayers should care about Ukraine

Chair, Chicago's Aviation Committee: bumping should have happened BEFORE passengers entered plane.

This red panda's encounter with a rock sums up Trump's response to the US

Propping up last centurys energy at expense of this ones

United passenger who was dragged from plane says he's still in the hospital

Speculation about Bernie Sanders Running Again Is...Well...Speculation

More than 100 gay men 'sent to prison camps' in Chechnya

Edible water bottles.

Video Shows Cop Slam, Beat Black Man After Alleged Jaywalking

'We take our stand against this filth:' Sessions speech goes full-on white nationalist

Seeking 2020 clout, California looks to jump the primary queue

For Alabama Christians, Governor Bentleys Downfall Is a Bitter Blow

Why do X when Y works better?

Acosta: Why can't we just have the truth?

The "most beautiful" chocolate cake. The "very famous" white house.

Crucified man had prior run-in with authorities

Could someone please install a one-way portal to another dimension

Shepard Fairey designed a series of watermarks for Senator Sanders ...

Twitter Video: We need innovative solutions to combat the opioid crisis ...


Don Jr. Cheers Downfall Of 'Luv Guv' Who Broke With Trump Over Groping Boasts

Trump says he has confidence in FBI Director Comey but its not too late to fire him

Fox's Sandra Smith links bloody United Airlines passenger to overregulation

Here is a link to United's COC

If Trump really cared about Syrian children, he wouldnt ban them from entering the US.

Pierce: A Few Words About What Happened in Kansas

Putin Angrily Resigns from Trumps Relection Campaign (Borowitz)

Rising salt levels threaten Twin Cities lakes by 2050 (too salty for fish to survive)

Trump administration moving quickly to build up nationwide deportation force

Gripping trailer for 'Detroit,' a film on the 1967 riots

Loss of coral reefs caused by rising sea temperatures could cost $1tn globally

Victory for mom who couldn't talk about being lesbian with her sons for 6 years

Bill to put abortion ban in Alabama Constitution advances

Passenger gets beat up on corp airlines

BREAKING: Spokesman says former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort is registering with US gov't

New North Carolina bill would require UNC, NC State to exit ACC if state is boycotted again

Sanders to tour with Perez as DU scoffs with Trump-like incredulousness

I've flown commercially on everything from a DC-3 to a 747

OMalley Already Hitting the Early States

Think Baseball Is Boring? Maybe a Cat Will Help

MEANWHILE, in Miami:

United passenger threatened with handcuffs to make room for 'higher-priority' traveler

"St. Louis suing NFL over Rams' relocation"

Putin says U.S.-Russia ties worse since Trump took office

Who's up to see a 1-v-1 duel instead of war?

Watchdog has evidence Bannon illegally made millions while leading Trumps campaign

Chocolate Cake

Rachel Maddow gets thrown under the bus by you-know-who

Ben Carson Trapped In Elevator On Affordable Housing Tour

If you're atheist and believe all 3 branches of govt are corrupt

Okay, here's the deal with Trump and the chocolate cake thing:

Clinton: Cuomo's NY tuition-free college plan will 'send a message of hope' to families

Movie Meltdown Quiz

FFS: Dallas pastor claims prayed over cake stopped a bar owner from being gay

HUD Secretary Ben Carson gets stuck in elevator during public housing tour

Manafort expected to register as foreign agent for past Ukraine work

Sanders/Franken 2020. What say you?

The Far Side

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos reversed Obama administration directives making it easier to pay

The significance of closing the door and plane boarding

Good Lord do you think he could rehearse his speech next time....

Trump Campaign And Super PAC May Have Violated Election Rules, Says Watchdog Group

Reel Dangerous: Post a Pic of a Femme Fatale from TV or a Flick

Trump: "NATO is no longer obsolete." They listened to me.

New song from the Decemberists

So Cheato is sending an "armada" to intimidate NK...

Guy who can't pass a health care bill is going to fix the world

Tillerson made no mention of Russia's efforts to influence the 2016 election. (in prepared remarks).

Venezuela protests spread to poor areas, two more deaths amid unrest

Louisville Courier-Journal receives backlash from its article on Dr. David Dao

Here is another United saga

Trump Says He's Open to Renominating Yellen at Fed, WSJ Says

Listening to Trump at this International press conference-he really does sound like a 3rd grader

Trump Says China Not FX Manipulator, Sees Dollar Too Strong

Countdown Thread! Fewer than 350 posts until DU reaches it's 75-millionth post!!!

Jake Tapper Interviewing Carter Page Now

EXCLUSIVE: City pol devises plan to force President Trump to reveal his tax returns

After watching Trump, I know we are going to have a war with NK . Im convinced

Mar-A-Lago Food Disaster: Trumps Overpriced Club Cited By State For Bad Sushi, Broken Down Coolers

When my conservative friends post "United did no wrong..." arguments...

Dragged United passenger, in step toward potential lawsuit, seeks court order to save records

I am inexcusable and reprehensible ...

Russia vetoes UN Syrian resolution

I'm seeing growing uneasiness in the markets

Breaking: O'Reilly may be off Fox for good. Is on extended vacation

Lugar Slams Trump Approach to Foreign Policy

Americans Need To Know Trumps Endgame For Syria, Duckworth Tells Constituents

Something stupid I overheard in a bar...

President Donald Trump: Were not getting along with Russia at all, relations at an all-time low

We're Passengers in a Car Driven by a Drunk

Sounds like trump is slurring his speech when he talks, is that a sign of health problems?

WAPO wants your input on how tRump has done so far.

Donald Trump is coming for your Social Security: How the GOP plans a bait and switch to cut taxes

Does United Airlines management have a death wish?

Trump Threatens to Withhold Payments to Insurers to Press Democrats on Health Bill

Colombia Navy rescues whale stranded on Caribbean coast (video)

Trump on March 27th: "NATO is obsolete." On April 12th: "No, it's not."

When it comes to this party, what is "trash talk" and what is legitimate critique and debate?

What's for Dinner, Wed., April 12, 2017

Transgender women sue University of Wisconsin for health benefits

NC lawmaker calls Abraham Lincoln a tyrant like Hitler

Holy Shit! Trumps ignorance is beginning to sprout....

The Republican Party is dissolving before our eyes

Caller: How Can Democrats Support Capitalism? (w/Congressman Mark Pocan)

Should We Finally Ditch the Electoral College? (w/Congressman Mark Pocan)

Inspired by Bernie Sanders, Phish drummer runs for local office in Lincolnville

Chicken Don will be in the 'Give us your tax returns' march come Saturday

Inspired by Bernie Sanders, Phish drummer runs for local office in Lincolnville

When a loss is a win: 25-point swing in Kansas House race could mean Democratic landslide in 2018

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Thursday, 13 April 2017

Foreign journalists in North Korea told to prepare for 'big' event

Amy Klobuchar to Iowa, Biden and O'Malley to NH (think both to NH). anyway, this is

Increased automation guarantees a bleak outlook for Trumps promises to coal miners.

How Jeff Sessions Is Laying the Groundwork for Authoritarian Action

Manafort guided by the FBI?

Klobuchar: MN exports $50 million in goods to Ukraine each year & 10K Ukrainian Americans live in ou

Casual observation about the GA 6th district race.


Listening to Trumpsky is like listening to a third grader reading in front of the class.

Here are the requirements for our gov't to get a FISA warrant on Carter Page:

Progressive People of Faith: Fred Clark, "The Slacktivist" blogger.

The History of Moroccan Jews: Fluctuation and Migration

Oregon lawmaker makes light of misogyny on Twitter

Without Fanfare, Bernie Sanders Announces He's Running For Re-Election

And yet another United story, from a friend of mine, just yesterday.

Gag order keeps Oregon from telling public about cancer-causing pollutant

Progressive people of faith: Frida Berrigan

Silicon Valley kicks off fight on net neutrality

Trump Floats Nonsense Idea of Privatizing Airports and Dams

Resolution to change state bird to osprey soars through Oregon senate

Rob Quist is reading DU :)

Anybody catch the Carter Page interview today?

Flips on four policies in one day

DC Donald's latest attempt to frame the narrative

Save The Brooklyn Botanic Garden!

Oregon lawmakers vote to shield marijuana users' info from feds

Fort Pillow Massacre (1864)

Sanders: Trump will be a one-term president

Russia story just keeps getting worse for President

Sanders: Trump will be a one-term president

Senator presses Deutsche Bank for details of loans

Roadkill bill cruises through Oregon Senate

🐦 Bernie Sanders, DNC chairman to hold rally at Portland's State Theatre on Monday

Congressman puts forward bill to defy SC on gay marriage, and...

Wicked Kitty owner inks plea deal, avoids jail time

Bernie Sanders, DNC chairman to hold rally at Portland's State Theatre on Monday

The alphabet of Trump, Sessions, DeVos, and Putin... coming soon to a country near you

13-pound baby

Susan Rice was in the right, and Devin Nunes was oh so wrong

THIS is what the republican voters knowingly voted for

How many of you find it challenging to distinguish between "reality" and satire with this regime?

Trump is Hillary's judge, jury and if he could, jailer.

STATEMENT: Donny the @TaxMarchChicken Makes D.C. Debut Ahead of April 15 #TaxMarch

Senator Bernie Sanders rallies with Keith Ellison in Omaha

Stupid Trump wanted to lift sanctions off of Russia just to spite Obama,

Trump flips on four policies in one day

Do Americans think President doing good job?

After Campaign Exit, Manafort Borrowed From Businesses With Trump Ties

Bushel of false claims in Fox Business interview

What will Dipshit Donnie do if Kim Jong Uggo detonates a nuke underground in the next few hours?

I dunno...maybe it's just me, but if I just had a $3 million payday, I'd look a lot happier.

Drumpt says he's willing sabotage ACA to bring Dems to the table.

Says He Didnt Know Bannon Until Campaign, but They Met in 2011

Manafort expected to register as foreign agent for past Ukraine work

The Aviation security cops at Chicago only have 4 months of training for jobs that

2018 KS-4 US House Race- James Thompson is seeking a rematch in November 2018.

"Re-accomodation" has been around for a long time, evidently...

Spy Merchants: What is electronic surveillance? & How the 'dual-use' ruse is employed to sell spywar

En France, une lection ni-ni

Something weird with Page. FISA warrants NEVER leak. Like, *never*

Critic of police reform in Chicago upsets incumbent president in union election

Trump gave away submarine location?

Trump is not going to sleep tonight

Closing argument in 1st Bunkerville standoff trial

Report: Body of country's first female Muslim judge found in Hudson River

"United passenger lawyers up, will likely re-accommodate airline..."

One possible scenario but not an impossible scenario.

Trumps good friend of 30 years on CNN (Erin Burnet)

Dear God Chris Pratt is a terrible actor

2020 is the year when the Democrats definitely regain control of the US Senate.

China reportedly sent 150,000 troops to North Korea's border

We are the only NATO signatory to have invoked its mutual defense article

Ex-MI6 chief accuses Donald Trump of secretly borrowing from Russia to keep his property empire aflo

NYT: After he left campaign Manafort recieved $ 20 million in loans from Trump friendly companies

Bernie Sanders lauds James Thompson for keeping it close