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Archives: October 22, 2013

Scammer dupes Experian into selling Social Security Nos

'Lost’ Indian Jews come to Israel despite skepticism over ties to faith

Keystone XL Pipeline Could Yield $100 Billion For Koch Brothers

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 22 October 2013

Report: Special Prosecutor Looking At Wisconsin Recall Elections

Ted Cruz, Homecoming Queen

Reform, Conservative rabbis trend dovish on Israel, study shows

Steve Southerland Becomes First Target Of Democrats Post-Shutdown

Could this be us?

For my birthday tomorrow, I'm thinking of attempting paella. Suggestions?

Today Thom Hartmann took calls about the ACA.

A short history of America (R Crumb)

Virginia’s Democratic Party loses challenge against purge of 38,000 voters from rolls

Prosecutor: American planned to aid al-Qaida

Texas Has Found A Way To Deny Women The Vote. Voter Suppression?

Tennessee Firearms Association Claims Common Core Standards Promote Anti-Gun Agenda

Protecting Detroit pensions may violate bankruptcy code: judge

Battle brewing in NYC over Airbnb rentals

Beyond Parody: Rick "Man on Dog" Santorum to Cuccinelli's Rescue!

How do we define "domestic enemies" of the United States?

Bulgarian fugitive convicted in suffocation deaths of 18 stowaways arrested in U.S.

Now the Tea baggers are trying to say ACA will implant chips into children without parental consent

Cold-water fish food not adapting to a warming world, study says

Congressional candidate Neal Marchbanks: District 19 ready for change (no mo' Neugebauer)


In Brazil, more buildings are seized by residents in need of housing

Need Health Care Now While Waiting for the Obamacare Plan, Fill in this Government Health Care Form

Teddy Roosevelt on Limited Government

Looks like the grocery workers strike has been averted

Inequality - it's getting worse.

Wisconsin: All this book needs is a good editor

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF! Remember the Alamo . . . . & Here's Molly!

Wis. Judge: Officials in Contempt for Union Curbs

Binary Object Of Knowlege (BOOK) facts

@tedcruz: It's great to be back home

At the Alamo, Protesters Get Up in Arms

from the Dalai Lama:

Hypocritical asshat tells veterans to "make a small sacrifice".

Out candidate (former SBOE member) George Clayton still in House race, but now as a Democrat

President Obama Speaks on the Affordable Care Act

S&P 500 ekes out a small gain to set a new record

Is it Truly Possible that President Obama is Too Trusting of Others? OR!

Republicans Don’t Really Care About Reducing America’s Debt

from the Dalai Lama:

Since President Obama's reelection, the top rate of income tax on the rich has increased by 4.6%.

has anyone here successfully

Russia identifies suicide bomber as woman from Dagestan

Soccer team lets opposing player with Down syndrome score goal

36 Years Ago: Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Plane Crash

National Health Service is doing its job

After Just One Big Tackle, the NFL Is Testing Colts Punter Pat McAfee for Steroids

OMG moment, Heart covers "Stairway To Heaven" with a choir!

Her Inspirational Bout With Breast Cancer A Good Reason For Obamacare (VIDEO)

Seattle Area Grocery Strike Averted

Afer mall shooting, INTERPOL Secretary General discusses armed citizenary

US Sends Armored Cars to Arms Inspectors in Syria

There has been a spate of complaints in here recently.

Wonder Woman // a short by Rainfall Films

Thank you to Pete Souza~ (picture heavy)

Revisionist history *ALERT* - NOW the "reason" for the illegal Iraq ATTACK

AP Reporter And Editor Fired Over False McAuliffe Report

Randi Rhodes being dropped from XM? Show gone by December? WTF?

Not Larry Sabato: Virginia AG race down to the wire.

"Why I think the far-right Billionaires hate Obamacare"

De Blasio Headed for Huge Win

BART strike update: possible deal could get trains running Tuesday

This is very funny

Two BART employees killed in accident by reported scab worker.

Republicans' issues give Democratic recruiting a boost

Average number of mass shootings per year in US has tripled

Clean the House! Get rid of those tea stains

I use to be a proud Hoosier until...

What Does The Rise Of Super-Fortunes Mean For The Rest Of Us

I'm firmly convinced Ted Cruz is a democratic plant

The Country May Not Survive Today's Media Unless We Shut Them Down And Take Over website 'didn't have a chance in hell'

At rally, Obama told to drop Quran *it was over a week ago but still pisses me off !!!

The Real Reason The ACA Website Crashed Was Because Of Sabotage By Red States.

"The GOP’s Uncertainty Strategy Is Killing the Recovery"

How are freepers reacting to Christie's move today?

Our cat loves my wife so much he brought her a present - a live rat.

This guy's pretty funny.

Emergency motion asks judge to order Michael Brown to turn over cash

"I changed my mind 100% he is the real deal. The Republicans don't have anyone like this"

Business groups stand by Boehner, plot against tea party

Venezuela shoots down two 'hostile' planes

Desperation in Venezuela

How Clouds Are Formed.

8-minute standing ovation....

Talk to me about assisted living.

Iowa wrestler charged with shooting a duck with a bow and arrow

OK Boys! These are real Hookers lips!

I finally enrolled in Obamacare - FUGOP

UN climate chief Christiana Figueres calls for global action amid NSW bushfires

Should all Tea Partiers be "primaried"?

I have officially seen it all: Vagina cakes for baby showers

As traffic lags, Texas 130 tollway debt rating lowered again (Austin-San Antonio corridor)

Salon - "Liberal pundit fail: Rush to attack Obamacare site only aids unhinged right"


Salon - "Stop enabling the right: The media just makes dysfunction worse"

If by 2016 Obama hasn't...

Fundie's wet dream: El Salvadoran woman jailed for having a miscarriage.



The Young Turks: Woman Fainting During Obama Speech

Simple Question:

Halloween is a sacred time for this dad.

Keystone XL Pipeline Could Yield $100 Billion For Koch Brothers

Parent Files Bullying Complaint After Son's Team Loses 91-0

CNN is Pushing the Fire Sebelius Crap from the Republicans

The Billionaires' Tea Party...

One thing we need to do, is stop creating myths based on past Presidents.

Hillary Clinton fundraises for de Blasio

9th biker arrested, cop in case won't testify

Stewart Delivers Blistering Takedown of Obamacare Rollout: Dems Can't 'Spin This Turd'

The very peculiar fanged Tufted deer

Is the "fix" to logging into the ACA website REALLY this simple? Really??!?

Anybody remember L7?

Nathan Milstein's final public performance at age 83

4 Very Bad Signs For The GOP In The Latest Polls

Tea Baggers In Colo Flood Damaged Areas Complaining About Slow Repairs

Why poor and middle class republicans vote against their own interests:

I'm an abortion clinic escort

News in the JonBenet Ramsey case

This is the first time I ever barfed reading an article on the Internet.

when does the World Series start?

who do you want to win the world series?

BART strike over!!

Roger Ailes was right about one thing (re the fainting woman story)

Mother needing to breastfeed charged with contempt of court

MU graduate's dancing resignation video goes viral

Congressional Progressive Caucus stands against cuts to Social Security, Medicare

How do you know winter has arrived

Take time out to read the Twitter posts for hashtag @GOPclassicbooks

Inside The Meeting Where Obama And Reid Vowed Not To Be 'Taken In By These Crazy People'

Is there video of Andrew Sullivan's BLISTERING of Cheney on CNN tonight?

question about ACA estimated income issues

Fox 11 News Report on Trolling

Running Shoes - which do you like? Which do you hate?

Colombia’s security forces to be investigated for brutality against protesters

From England, One Man Feeds Western Media on Syria

Reid: "I was dealing with illogical and irrational people. I was damned scared."

BART, unions end strike with tentative agreement

Venezuela: More hoarded products discovered in Opposition Warehouses.

There is a lot of good news lately but...

Support for marijuana in most of Latin America is from the top down

If 100% government owned and operated health care is such "evil socialism" .....

Since the "Conservative Cave" calls us primitives...

Following Massacre, Bolivians Demand Extradition of Former President Residing in the U.S.

Following Massacre, Bolivians Demand Extradition of Former President Residing in the U.S.

Obamacare Federal site is for flunkies.

Amnesty says US officials should face war crimes charges over drone strikes

Anthropologist Studies the Evolutionary Benefit of Human Personality Traits

Support for marijuana in most of Latin America is from the top down

Chris Hedges Sues Obama For Nat'l Defense Authorization Act

Casey Kasem's wife says he is dying.

Holy mackeral! Are these two typhoons going to merge?

Last Common Ancestor of Neanderthals and Modern Humans Still a Mystery

New line of underwear filters out farts

David Gregory asks on MTP "Obama wins, big whoop, can he lead?" Answer:

Quake rumours over new beached 'sea serpent' in US

Colombia: Paramilitary group threatens indigenous protesters with ‘social cleansing’

Inside the Fox News lie machine: I fact-checked Sean Hannity on Obamacare

Colombia: Paramilitary group threatens indigenous protesters with ‘social cleansing’

Latest Amnestiy Report on Drones: Children live in terror

Meet the Republicans Who Want to Be the Next Ted Cruz

Noel Harrison: Windmills Of Your Mind singer dies at 79.

Mercenaries Planned Hit on President Maduro for $10,600

Block a Grand Bargain With Bold Progressive Solutions to Social Security and Medicare

Amnesty says US officials should face war crimes charges over drone strikes

Cannibal horror of the sailors shipwrecked by the real Moby Dick

Man runs marathon, knits scarf and breaks world record at same time

Find something to be happy about today (Tuesday Oct 22, 2013)

Freedom From Religion Foundation expands space, staff as legal battles pile up

Israel to announce new construction in West Bank in the near future

Absent Progressive Uproar, Social Security and Medicare Face Axe

Absent Progressive Uproar, Social Security and Medicare Face Axe

US admits: French surveillance revelations raise 'legitimate questions'

Jimmy Outsources Government Shutdown Jokes to an Indian Call Center

Chris Christie Gay Marriage Move Stirs GOP

Libertarians Are Trying to Co-Opt an Anti-NSA Rally for Their Own Agenda

Caving into Right-Wingers to Cut Medicare Would Be Political Disaster


Sirota and Taibbi: Exposing the Agenda to Fleece Billions from Workers' Retirement Savings

Curious about ACA system

You shall be outraged at while your SS and Medicare are taken away.

This is the full 60 minute story on slush funds in Washington D.C.

The New Yorker's George Packer: Republicans are still winning

Cabello: "it's not going to be one but three prison cells" for Capriles, Lopez and Machado

Top Five Ways Lobbyists Will Win and We Will Lose If a Major Corporate Trade Deal Goes Through

How Greedy Out-of-Control Private Contractors Botched the Obamacare Rollout

Hey Nicole Wallace your buddy George Bush has still not

Morgan Stanley Strategist Returns, He Has A Big Warning To Investment Community About Inequality

The extras from 60 minute story

Charlie Pierce: The Pope is a Quiet Revolutionary

A thread for those on DU, and everywhere, who are suffering...

Why did someone do this to An American Classic?

U.S. drone strikes break international law, report finds

Tuesday Toon Roundup 1- GOP Burn

Tuesday Toon Roundup 2- The Rest

Save the U.S. from political gridlock: Trade Texas for England

No NATO Membership For Georgia, Ukraine in 2014 – Official

Clock ticks for Madagascar's lemurs

The "Concern" About The Deficit is BULLSHIT

The Senate Is Sitting On A Devastating Report About How The CIA Avoided Oversight Of Unnecessary Tor

Advancements in robotics in 32 amazing pics

Does "abon" or "El abon" mean anything in any language that anybody knows of?

Despite $13 billion fine, JPMorgan Chase chief says he’s ‘so damn proud of this company’

Now that cool weather has come to my fair state, my cat has discovered the router is warm,

GOP is going to regret calling ACA Obama Care

John Arthur who challenged same-sex marriage ban has died

The Pope And Pat

Watch the video the New York Times didn't Want You to See.

Am I going insane?

Associated Press Fires Journalists Over Erroneous Terry McAuliffe Report

Scientists Say 'No Consensus on GMO Food Safety'

Dianne Feinstein insists NSA’s massive snooping operations are ‘not surveillance’

This is just nuts. Rooftop snipers at small town pumpkin festival

"Son, it's OK if you don't get laid tonight."

The Coming Grand Bargain: 'We're All Neoliberals Now'

September payroll employment increased (+148,000); unemployment rate little changed (7.2%)

How to Disarm the Debt-Ceiling Threat for Good

Special PACs Spent Money at Resorts, Book Says

Two-Spirit couple marries in Oklahoma!

The United States of Drought

Fan-freekin-tastic Jon Stewart... love me some Jon!

Woohoo!!!! My Mother's Biopsy Results are Negative. The Breast Cancer did not return!!!!

America’s brinkmanship

John Arthur, Warrior, has passed away.

Brunei announces tough new code of Islamic law

Robert Scheer: What Fine? Why JP Morgan Is Laughing All the Way to the Bank

Problems with Windows/RT 8.1 updates continue, with 0xc000000d error workaround

Just Google "70 million french phone calls". It'll come up right quick.

what have republicans done to add jobs to the economy?

Man Buys Ticket To Game 1 Of World Series For $6 On StubHub

2 human rights groups question legality of U.S. drone strikes

KKK Battles Town Over School Bearing Klansman’s Name

"The Cruz Missile Crisis"

Dear Little One

Have you had success registering for Obamacare?

School iPads to cost nearly $100 more each, revised budget shows

Canadian Pacific Fishermen Catch No Sardines in 2013

FISA Court renews phone metadata program, declassifies order

I had no idea. Just shocked. "forced" Faux exposure for 5+ days.

19 homicides in Carabobo department over the weekend

EPIC FOIA fails to get secret presidential cybersecurity order

UN climate chief's tears over future generations

Exercise 'boosts academic performance' of teenagers

Meatloaf recipe

Cruz Jokes 'Nigerian Email Scammers' Are Running Obamacare Website

150,000 Sign Ups Under New York Obamacare Exchange

Congress to close down, fly Air Force planes to Florida for funeral of Rep. C.W. Bill Young

Consumer Reports: Obamacare Opponents 'Misrepresented' Us On Website

Some things our former foreign friends are doing because of us.

What MFM does when he's not in the ER.

"P*ss on your self-conception." . . . Please come CAPTION Dick Cheney!!!

Here’s why privatizing food inspection might not be the greatest idea

Bequeathing a country in the red

You could have had a V-8, Japanese Style...

At NBC News web site, I found blatent slanting against Obama.

America on Fire


Very good article on Sebelius

Dad Lip Syncs Daughter's Temper Tantrum

OBAMACARE: Doomsayer’s prognostications are premature

How record companies screw over artists...

Cuba announces elimination of dual currency (Spanish)

Box office disaster: Benedict Cumberbatch's 'The Fifth Estate' has worst debut of 2013

Poll: Major damage to GOP after shutdown, and broad dissatisfaction with government

Obama & Reid: "We both came to conclusion that time had ended to be taken in by these crazy people"

Shinjitsu no Uta

Irish police remove blonde child from Roma family

Ann Coulter: shutdown was "magnificent"; Obamacare will be replaced with single-payer

Maybe I missed this on Morning Blow: Special Prosecutor Looking At Wis Recall Elections

Guardian article: Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex?

Security Check Now Starts Long Before You Fly

How much does Christie's opponent weigh----her name is BARBARA BUONO, Democrat--it's about GENDER

The Ed Show - Hannity gets caught in health care lie

On Cake and Political Identity

Weirdly, the people complaining about the healthcare website not working after three weeks...

Health care-mudgeons

Man confesses to Missouri mosque and clinic fires, prosecutors say

The Ed Show - Cruz'n toward another shutdown

Let’s Get This Class War Started

Saudi spy chief says Riyadh to 'shift away from U.S.' over Syria, Iran

This morning IT sent out an email.

Internet users are too impatient to go thru long process for anything.

Bloomberg to Spend $1.1 Million for McAuliffe

Crist, 2 others told to stay away from Rep. Bill Young's funeral

When "See you later" may be a pray.

US CEOs break pay record as top 10 earners take home at least $100m each

Rachel Maddow - Health gap between states could reshape US

OK, now I have a complete Chart!

This is the chart I meant to post... its complete.

Age test {2}, who knows what this is?

85 wolves killed in first six days of 2013 Wisconsin season Read more from Journal Sentinel: http:/

WWII Vet Finally Gets Medal

Builders of healthcare website saw red flags - Was launched despite signs of problems

Facebook lets beheading clips return to social network

U.S. drone strikes may amount to war crimes, reports find

Rachel Maddow - Obamacare opponents wage state level fight

WOW! My DU handle is now my street name!

Poll: Cuomo still high; voters favor Moreland Commission but few know what it is or does

Desperately Need Responses from Union RNs...

Language-Gap Study Bolsters a Push for Pre-K.

Gun controllers setting out to cost Dems more seats.

This Pug Dressed As Miley Cyrus’ Wrecking Ball Is The Best Costume Of All Time

She's Worked At McDonald's For 10 Years. She Asked Its President A Simple Question. Then Cops Came.

Oldtime DUers: Whatever happened to "it's hugh" and "I'm series!!1!!" ?

I'm fairly new to Comic Books in general and I hope someone can answer my question

Tea Party is an anti-populist elite tool. And it has progressives fooled

A friendly warning: Don’t be too quick to get rid of all those DVDs and Blu-rays

Study: Religious more likely to lie for financial gain

Canes to lose nine scholarships, no further bowl ban

Got another little rescue kitten in my bathroom...

Confronted With Example Of Obamacare Success, GOP Rep Freaks Out

The next Ted Cruz: Meet the Tea Party idol who could oust a top House Republican

Sequestration Cuts Leave Army With Only 2 Brigades Ready To Fight: CSA Odierno

Can Vermont's very liberal Burlington pass gun control?

Army Cyber Chief Meets Buyers In Pursuit Of Faster Acquisition

Is there certification with the ACA? Does one 'get certified' with the ACA

Why Washington Just Can’t Stop Making War

Aren't these ACA website problems ultimately the Republicans fault?

Ted Cruz Is the Republican Party

Saudi Arabia to 'shift away from the US' over Iran, Syria, intelligence chief says

Weekly Weather Oct 21 -- Anne Ortelee

New Labia Dye Lets You Piss Rainbows, Bed Unicorns

Michael Bloomberg to buy big for Terry McAuliffe

Obamacare coverage. Who has reported on Hannity's lies?

AP Fires Third Employee After Retracted McAuliffe Report

So...been out job hunting.

Former Rep. Major Owens of Brooklyn Dies at 77

We all owe our thanks to this Right wing pastor -

Pic Of The Moment: It's Official: Americans Are Utterly Sick Of Republicans

How Republicans Became Accidental Champions of Obamacare

Elite GOP donors thrilled with Christie’s same-sex marriage decision

Prisoners of Profit: Private Prison Empire Rises Despite Startling Record Of Juvenile Abuse


BREAKING! I just found out the Intro Music to the 2016 RNC Convention!

Conservatives are demanding Kathleen Sebelius be fired—which surely means her job is safe

Union-made candy for Halloween

I just hung up from being blindsided by a Tea-Party loving "friend" - I'm speechless, shocked.

what to do when you fb friend a childhood friend and

Texas judge slams Republicans in video announcing he’s now a Democrat

Why a "tech surge" won't help the ACA website problems.

Outside the conservative bubble, GOP sustains epic damage

Shutdown Polling Terrible for GOP, as Party Pivots to Obamacare

Texas Judge leaves the GOP "My principles have led me to the Democratic Party"

When Republicans develop suitable outrage over everything (that we know) happened

A Little Political Humor in Animation Form

We should all be a little squirelly

I'm Not Saying Daisy Coleman Deserved to Be Raped, But...

Dem Rep Compares Tea Party To KKK In Fundraising Email

Megyn Kelly Desperate to Control Sarah Palin on Fox News

Age test: And just what the hell is THIS?

Getting Back to the 2014 Mid-Term Elections

I just had to share this comment from an Aussie colleague re: the fire.

Ben Sargent hits a home run

Victim's sketch re-released in 2011 Brooklyn cold case murder

Exoplanet tally soars above 1,000

Poll: Few Visited Exchange Sites To Actually Shop For Health Care

Confronted With Example Of Obamacare Success, GOP Rep Freaks Out

The Japanese Love Industry

January 1st =

GOP Senator Holds Up $60M in Economic Aid to Egypt.

Thank you, Ted Cruz!

As pay gaps widen, America’s CEOs break record as top earners take home at least $100 million each

Guy at work yesterday: "Did you see the video of the football fan punching that woman? HAHAHA"

"If everyone cared and nobody cried..."

Cute . . . no use lion about it

Keep 'em safe

Rasmussen: McAuliffe Jumps Out to 17-Point Lead Over Ken Cuccinelli

6 Pieces of Real-Life Cursed Jewelry that Could Destroy You

As to some of the vitriol in threads around here

Selling Republican Shares Urged by Trucking Group

Volvograd bomber's mysterious passport

Oops! That Etruscan warrior prince was actually a warrior princess

Four racists got a surprise today

Walker declines comment on latest secret criminal investigation, but blames Dems

"Thank You Anarchy" Author and Wall Street Occupier Nathan Schneider on the Movement's True Power

Foreigners Sold U.S. Assets as China Reduces Treasuries

Maine governor says 47 percent of state’s residents choose not to work

Bath Time! . . . you got a problem with that?

WTI Crude Oil Trades Below $100 a Second Day as U.S. Supplies Gain

The only solution to the jobs problem is lower the Soc Sec age to age 50.

Four racists got a surprise today (cross-post from Good News)

Obama Seeks to Reassure France’s Hollande About Spying

Ted Cruz Can Stop Saying He's Speaking for America Now

Report: Feeding antibiotics to livestock is bad for humans, but Congress won’t stop it

Thom Hartmann: How the Tea Party crashed the Obamacare website

The monkeys of Delhi

Firefighters Battle Australia Blazes as Weather to Worsen


Self Regulation


Virtually All Welfare Benefits Are Now Worth Less Than In 1996


China's Most Effective Whistleblowers? Mistresses

Just 0.003 Percent Of Eligible Texas Voters Have Received A Free Voter ID

On George Orwell and "Animal Farm":

Is This Ball Of Fire In Iceland A UFO Entering Our Atmosphere? (video at link)

GOPs whole model rests on this principle

I am baffled. Maybe someone who understands congressional rules can help.

Czech Sculpter Gives Middle Finger To Czech President

It was only a matter of time: Conservatives Say Obama Staged Fainting Woman

US National Security Agency 'spied on French diplomats'

Diplomatic Embarassment || Netanyahu And The Pope: The Meeting That Wasn't

Crapper Mapper: The Toilets of the World Quiz

"Obamacare sites cost more than Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn"

Rhino Permit to be Auctioned at Dallas Safari Club Convention

do not like this sub for Andrea Mitchell

Brunei to bring in tough new sharia law

American Bankers Association wanted America to default on its loans

Human Rights

I-522 - 41-Point Swing Since TV Ads Started Running – Now Food-Labeling Campaign is Ahead Just 46-42

Prisoners of Profit: Private Prison Empire Rises Despite Startling Record Of Juvenile Abuse

Inside the conservative brain: Tea Partyers are afraid

Oh how I hate Ohio State, but I LOVE this halftime show...

PPP - Mcaullife has big lead among those already casting a ballot

Wikipedia Declares All-Out War On PR Sock Puppets

Ohio man who challenged gay marriage ban dies

Save this for when you are having a bad day

Cleave This Party in Two

Cleave This Party in Two

Shutdown Specter: US Fumbling Puts China at Risk

Pat Buchanan shows his true colors again, this time regarding the "Redskins" controversy:

Chamber President to Ted Cruz: 'Sit Down and Shut Up'

President Barack Obama talks with Carol Burnett...

Colorado is getting a new candidate for congresscritter...

Why do some people put a line through the number 7?

AFL-CIO: Here's a Law Walmart Doesn’t Want You to Know About

Thom Hartmann: FIRED! For taking on Goldman Sachs

I would like to lend my support for a new group suggested by NYC_SKP.

The "entitlements" betrayal proceeds apace…

Job-Creation Weakens, But Unemployment Rate Down

Righties: School assignment from 80's on who gets kidneys confirms Obama is planning death panels

De Blasio joins Schneiderman to protect against smartphone robberies

Warren Buffett praises son Howard's book about fighting hunger – and plays ukelele

Fake Jerry Jones 2013 Week 7 Recap

Dear DU members knowledgeable about Japan...I have a burning question

Why is there no whining about the private companies involved with the healthcare website glitches.

Fox News: I was an ObamaCare guinea pig

Jewish Heritance

Archaeologists have unearthed the oldest politician yet discovered.

New York seeks to protect young models with new law

GOP Coalition Frays, Dems Pounce

Russ Feingold Group Jumps Into Fight To Defeat Scott Walker

Ann Coulter: Shutdown Was 'Magnificent' And 'Run Beautifully' By GOP (VIDEO)

***** LIVE TALK: Vandalism in state and national parks = Goblin Valley

Thinking about the tablets......and the ipad mini actually.....can you give pros and cons please?

Supreme Court affirms monks’ right to sell caskets

Hamas admits responsibility for tunnel from Gaza into Israel

Franklin Roosevelt -Second Bill of Rights

Spanish court releases Basque terrorist after European Court ruling.

Replacing CCFLs in an LCD TV

Richard Cohen's Reverse On Snowden: Not A 'Traitor', But A Whistleblower

Think the jobs report was bad? Wait until the next one

new petition to Ted Cruz: stop saying you reflect the views of 26 million Texans

Amazing ad in Colorado encouraging people to enroll in Obamacare

Widespread misunderstanding about ACA, clarifying Open Season & Enrollment numbers

What to do with a bunch of computer cases?

So, let us presume that the big-money guys are not real happy with the TP right now,


"Guess what I'm saying..."

Slowpoke TOON: "Health-Caremudgeons" (Obamacare Hypocritics)

Nothing’s changed: Both political parties aim to protect and reinforce the capitalist system

What Do Teabaggers Do?

NYC hurricane expert: “Sandy wasn’t the Big One”

Clean-water laws: The second front in the war on greenhouse gases

Judge Declines to Halt 'Obamacare' Insurance Subsidies.

Cahvin' phuckin' punkins in MA

I think responses to "auto removed" shouldn't count towards one's 5 post threshold

Intraocular Lens'

Way to kick off your 2014 campaign, moran: Maine Gov. LePage: 47% Of Mainers Don’t Work

After 91-0 Blowout, Aledo High Fends Off Bullying Charges

90 day bans

Thunderbirds and Blue Angels to Resume Air Shows, But No More Flyovers

What's for Dinner? ~ Tuesday Oct 22nd

I have had some people ask what a walk in center is...

Lionfish wreaking havoc on Atlantic Ocean

We need more senators like U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren....

Social Security Pumps $2 Into US Economy for Every Benefit Dollar Spent

Forget about Obamacare. In Colorado, it's 'Brosurance'

Ted Cruz Takes A Victory Lap with the King Street Patriots

VW Labor Leader Seeks German-Like Workers Council in Tennessee.

The GOP's worst nightmare.....

We know Teabaggers can't spell, but sheesh

The most grotesque and blatantly illegal aspect of drone killing: Double Tapping

"The country is poised to turn bluer than a Smurfs balls after humping a bottle of Windex"

"a funny thing is going to happen when the machines start taking the jobs of doctors, lawyers..."

I'm SO jelly: Man buys World Series Game 1 ticket for $6

European Network of Scientists isssue statement: No scientific consensus on GMO safety

IMO Cruz doesn't have Presidential ambitions but rather is running to replace Limbaugh.

Stuffed Pumpkin -- Thanksgiving Idea

Gov. Paul LePage: "About 47% of able-bodied people in the state of Maine don’t work"

OSHA Review Commission refuses court order to release SeaWorld Safety Protocols for killer whales

The Rude Pundit: Photos That Make the Tea Party Look Like a Bunch of Shut-Ins on Hoverounds

Journalist Or Activist? Smearing Glenn Greenwald

Remember when we used to get angry about atrocities committed by our Government?

Papantonio: The New Republican Southern Strategy

Obamacare off to great start in Kentucky, Washington, Oregon

Drone strikes killing more civilians than U.S. admits, human rights groups say

Fla. congressman compares Tea Party to Ku Klux Klan (Grayson)


Government Surveillance Is Crippling Press Freedoms, Report Shows

No, Obamacare Isn’t Creating A Part-Time Economy

PHOTO: People In Stock Photos Now Visibly Panicking (

I LOVE ALison!!

Guns, crime, and suicide: a perspective from India

Hey Boston DUers wazzup

Jamie's F'ing Cooking Corner - Or cooking Vegan for new cookers

Student told she can't have candy corn at lunch

ACA Subsidy Calculater (Kaiser Foundation)

Hey FDR was not even FDR. Secretary of Labor Frances Perkins was the real FDR.

Faith under fire: Student told to remove rosary

Ted Cruz knows exactly what he's doing

The sacrifices that I make for DU-- Almost got Whacked today

Randi Rhodes - where is she

a couple of questions re: hard drive crashed and google computer?

A sneak preview of Universal's Walking Dead Haunted House.

Vatican launches cricket club, challenges Anglicans

Rep. Darrell Issa Announces on Fox: Leading Investigation Into Obamacare Website

Sweet little lies

Dem Rep Stands By Tea Party/KKK Comparison: 'If The Shoe Fits, Wear It'

Texas Republicans Find A Way To Disenfranchise Women Voters

I knew....

N.P.R. *

What is it about Chelsea???

Colombia court orders former senator’s arrest for ties to AUC

Speaking of similarities...

Beck on Obama: "He has all of the earmarks of a Marxist dictator."

Fla. regulators approve Duke Energy nuclear plant settlement

New, Improved Obamacare Program Released On 35 Floppy Disks

Texas State Teachers Association Finds More Teachers Forced to Moonlight

Natural Gas Won’t Decrease Our Carbon Footprint

Election 2013: Virginia Governor

"This seeking for a greater measure of welfare and happiness does not indicate a change in values"

OUR OPINION: Bipartisanship lives, say Klobuchar, Heitkamp


The Triumph of the Right

Chillin' At Bolsa Chica

Red Sox plan to use Scrum Runs to win World Series

FLA cop gives admitted shoplifter $100 to buy groceries

All USDA rural subsidies should be ended

"Legacy Computer Systems": Interesting take on the ACA rollout problems

Argentinian Man........

What do you think Pakistan would do if we stopped doing their bombing for them?

Yikes, faux noise show, the five, are really hammering the liberals jumping ship on ACA

WWII wage and price controls helped establish employer based insurance.

Facebook: Beheadings: good. Breasts: Bad

FDA Releases Progress Report on Jerky Pet Treat Investigation

"Like administering medicine to the dead"...

Netanyahu to Prod Kerry on Iran After Vatican Visit Scrapped

UN calls on Colombia to improve laws to protect women against violence

Which way should our laws lean?

technology the answer to over population?

How many here do pharmacy work and have you heard of "Robotic Prescription Dispensing Systems"

Pa. gaming chief: No quick move to Internet gambling here

Boli­vian gov­ern­ment autho­rizes work­ers to take over closed or aban­doned firms

Troopers: Drunken driver clocked at 124 mph

CA-21 in Play in 2014

CA-21 in Play in 2014

Pa. man sentenced for smuggling drugs from Panama

UAE companies to import coffee from Ecuador

House Speaker Boehner's office requests administration brief House Republicans on Obamacare-

Anyone upgraded to Maverick yet?

One year ago today

Following Nationwide Strikes, Bangladesh Garment Workers Win Minimum Wage Increase (of 50-80%)

Ahoy, Mateys! US To Stop Printing Nautical Charts

Rescued by Racism: The Blonde Maria and the Dark Roma

Happy birthday planet Earth! Created during the anniversary of the previous night, 4004 BCE.

This one time at band camp...

Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, toxic water stymies cleanup

US defends drone strikes in Pakistan and Yemen

Rand Paul email contains a banner image of a rifle pointed at President Barack Obama's head

Obama is as bad as Bill Clinton! Obama is having his critics killed!

Grover The Terrorist Lover (Civil war in the GOP)

BuyCott: New Social Justice Boycott App

The Real Reasons Why Obamacare Exchanges Aren't Working Yet - Wendell Potter

FYI Judge Carlo Key will be on Politics Nation after the Break

U.S. judge orders TV pitchman (Kevin Trudeau) jailed for failing to pay judgment

The Return of the Nicaraguan Revolution

Chicken to be Exported to China, Processed, then Imported Back to the US

It's way past time to end the "War on Terror".

Shooting Star

Analysis: Little evidence yet that Obamacare costing full-time jobs

The Judge who switched is on Rev Al right now n/t

Deaths of almost 600 pets tied to jerky treats

David Sedaris remembers his sister, Tiffany, who committed suicide.

Papantonio: Leave the GOP While You Can

Budget battles cost 1 million jobs - economists

Guantanamo guards accused of seizing private legal documents

In Omaha, Laura Bush says today's children need a support system

I'm playing with Kubuntu 13.10

Former Republican TX Judge Carlo Key switches parties


Citing Shutdown, I.R.S. Says Tax-Filing Season Will Start Late

To root or not to root. Benefits and negatives of Rooting your phone.

Are We Puppets in a Wired World? New York Review of Books

Aaron's agrees to stop spying on computer renters

Your Opportunity To Stop Big Bank Bailouts

Top Greg Abbott Campaign Operative Defends Phone Scammers by: Lone Star Project

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

lol-Paul Ryan Calls On Kathleen Sebelius to Resign

Facebook Response To Your Conservative "Friends" ----->

The Other Shoe Drops for Scott Walker. Another John Doe Probe Revealed and It's Statewide!

"I think the best way to look at it is as a pre-crime assessment every time you fly,”

Huge congratulations to Kimberly! And Thank You, DU. You all rock!

I was sent this from someone in England

Fighting Obamacare subsidies to avoid paying $18 a month for health insurance.

AP EXCLUSIVE: Nuclear Missile Officers Were Twice Caught Leaving Blast Door Open While Napping

GOP Candidate For Arizona Governor Arrested For DUI In 2004

The more things change, the more they stay the same.

un hook

For Jobless Over 50, A Challenging Search For Work

Giants sign Tim Lincecum to two year, $35 million contract

Fux Noise: Anti-Bullying Policies Limit Conservatives' Free Speech

Recchia raises over $1 million for congress race

Electrical Question

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 22 October 2013

Palestinians: Hope For Mideast Talks 'Diminishing'

Wasn't ACORN completely de-bunked? Anyone got a link handy to a good de-bunking story?

Privatization Benefits the 1%, While Public Services Benefit Everyone

Concerns About Gov't Shutdown That Held Back US Job Growth In September Are Likely To Persist

Tweets about Obamacare

has everyone seen the animated google doodle today? 216th anniversary of 1st parachute jump

Motorcycle road rage: New video emerges - Eyewitness News Exclusive

Snowden Did His Part to Protect Our Privacy: Now, it’s Our Turn

Fourteen Fantastic First Lines

Time to discuss Fiat's "Crab"


McCain Considering Seeking Reelection In 2016

Colbert Mercilessly Mocks Fox News Psychiatrist For Obama Diagnosis

My son-in-law is the best dad ever!

So here we go again. House Dem Van Hollen says possible cuts to entitlements on the table.

Jerky treat mystery: Nearly 600 pets dead; still no source, FDA says

Lucie Silvas - Nothing Else Matters (Radio 2 Concert)

Day 7 of BLINDNESS- Why did the new guy cross the road?

7 Women File Complaint Against UConn for Failing to Respond to Rapes

A couple of Toons from Mike Luckovich

I'm putting alfalfa sprouts on my sandwich right now

Calling all public school teachers (or any nice DUer)... help!

Paul Krugman: America's New Employment Reality

Man Indicted On "Unspecified Charge" In Baby Hope Murder Case

I was an ObamaCare guinea pig (actually from FOX Noise!)

ATM maker Diebold pays $48 million to settle foreign bribery case

In case anyone missed this in LBN


Can you imagine the ads next year

More popular than Obama or the Republicans:

For those on Twitter and Facebook: I started a Twibbon campaign...

Paul Ryan: HHS secretary should step down over Obamacare

2 Questions, 1 about heirloom tomatoes and 1 about Rose of Sharon trees