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Archives: December 23, 2013

Apple reaches deal to bring iPhone to China Mobile

Injured Bears DT (and UT-ex) Melton arrested at Texas bar

Lt Gov: Duck Dynasty important to La. tourism

Bob Dylan - Must Be Santa

Turkish minister offers resignation over scandal

Oops, refs screw up

And what do you want for Christmas my dear... Oh my...

The Nader You Didn't Know...Are Nader-Like Reforms Still Possible? - on "The Real News Network!"

Tandem assignment: This is what happens...

Cracker Barrel puts Duck Dynasty items back on shelves

Folks in Louisiana town stand by reality TV family

What is the saddest movie you've ever seen?

Pop-up surveys

An interesting thing I just heard on "Law & Order: SVU":

De Blasio: Bloomberg Has Achievements, But Dropped Ball On Inequality

Post some good customer service stories...

Wolf Asks Obama to Lead International Return to Moon

Cracker Barrel pulls — and then un-pulls — ‘Duck Dynasty’ items from the shelves

It's a good thing I'm not a beer drinker

Frida Berrigan: How Can We Reclaim the Holiday Season From Corporations?

Arctic May Have Been Saved by Fall of Soviet Union

Garlic green beans

2014 has been canceled -- New Yorker cartoon

100 Years Is Enough: Time to Make the Fed a Public Utility

For the love of God, just let him sleep.

Need help debunking a skeptic article

glad i did a test run on the bread and smoker today

NASA's Morpheus Lunar Lander Free Flight

Best Christmas Movie for Adults of Our Times: "Scrooged" with Bill Murray & Other Suggestions?

Al Qaeda: We're sorry about Yemen hospital attack

Examples of controversial gentrification from your city.

Report Finds Troubling Rise In Teen Uranium Enrichment

Thank You God (Tim Minchin)

A soldier arrives home

Holiday Labor Reflection, Copper Country Strike of 1913

Amazon cracks down on monster porn

I love the carol Good King Wenceslas!

Patriots pluck fistfuls of Raven feathers in Charmless City

Best wishes...

Living in the land of enchantment, hello DU

I don't post much here but wanted to share this....

I just love having the flu at Christmas

Walker says eliminating income tax and raising sales tax is on the table

Here 'tis the song/artist of 2013: Wrecking Ball/u no who - that is all

In 2003 DLC said "fringes" in politics hung out at Dem Underground, mentioned Skinner by name.

Go get a professional headshot taken

OUTRAGE IN ISRAEL: Israel demands the NSA stop spying on them after recent revelations from Snowden

Susan Rice defends Benghazi interviews

"Now that the country folk are into freedom of speech....

Not just the Koch brothers: New study reveals funders behind the climate change denial effort

Watching a 1980s movie and chip bags in the grocery stores

The Republican's terrible, horrible, no good, very bad 2013

Sick sailor tells of metallic-tasting, radioactive snow from Fukushima disaster on USS Ronald Reagan

Question for people who know about nursing homes

These Cities May Be Small, But They Have Something To Brag About

Imagine a minority version of Phil Robertson on TV.

the original, and my favourite duck dynasty

What It Feels Like to Be on Welfare

I have three choices for grocery shopping in my area.

I just baked 3 loaves of pumpkin chocolate quick breads and 5 rum pound cakes.....Ask me anything

Duck Dynasty Fans Are Sending Me Ridiculous Hate Mail

Planet-Murdering Sociopaths

Fly Eagles Fly....

Democrats work to raise number of female governors

Dying Girl's Christmas Wish Granted by 10,000 Carolers


The people who are saying A&E has no right to censor Phil Robertson...

This Is The Easiest Way To Explain Equal Pay For Women.

Letter From The President To Speaker Of The House and The President Pro Tempo of Senate

"Oops! Lawmakers destroyed redistricting records"

Infographic, Study: How Media Centralization is Ruining the World

Death on the US-Mexican border: the killings America chooses to ignore

"Is Paul Ryan Playing a Long Game?"

"White House to get aggressive on climate change?"

Maybe all this concern about "freedom of speech" is a good thing??

Wholly Bat Crap - 54 to 11

Jesus Rebranded ( just in time for the Capitalist Christmas)

Why are you an atheist?

397 And Another Trip to the Cook County Jail

What is the NSA really for?

The Decay of American Political Institutions

Death on the US-Mexican border: the killings America chooses to ignore

Duck Dynasty Defense & Support Shows How Sick This Country Really Is.

latte-drinking, sushi-eating, volvo-driving, New York Times-reading, body-piercing, Hollywood-lovin

A Berklee Christmas carol flash mob at Boston's Museum of Fine Arts

Lil BUB's Magical Yule LOG Video

The Next State To Turn Blue?

Chinese media reports of plans to build a 110,000 ton 'super aircraft carrier' to rival US naval pow

"Keep your anger up"...

The Wisdom of Thieves: Recommended Viewing

My favorite group is Arkansas????

Asda 'sexist' Christmas ad cleared by ASA

Oakland PD's surveillance center's primary purpose is fighting protesters, not crime

Books must stop being a sideshow to mass media

What is productive about playing into a reality TV publicity stunt?

Buying Overseas Clothing, U.S. Flouts Its Own Advice

Bobby Jindal will run for president in 2016: Top US senator

Anybody use Staples' android app? I wanted...

The Fall Finals are in!

Girl rejected by boy she never actually met takes revenge

'DUCK DYNASTY' Robertson Breaks Silence, Defends Gay Comments...

Meet The NBA's Only Female Referee

I am incredibly grateful for the Duck Dynasty guy

The 1%: "If you can't stop us from taking it from you, we earned it."

A Million Pink Ribbons Have Done Nothing for Black Women

Our family's list of movies this Xmas week....

These Hilariously Witty Comebacks To Sexist Comments Are Perfect

Girl rejected by boy she never actually met takes revenge

Linda's Soulful Cornbread Dressing (VIDEO)

I need help in gettting rid of my InternetToolbar that reflects a "Anti Virus" program

Unusual review of a common product...

Prehistoric burial site on safer ground now

Appeals Court Denies Request For Emergency Ban On Gay Marriage In Utah

Pancho Claus: A Tex-Mex Santa from the South Pole

Idaho Democratic matriarch Bethine Church dies

Alaska: Pot petition soars past signature goal

GOP lead in female governors targeted

I found this on Facebook, and it spoke to me...

Pussy Riot Member Released From Prison

Elizabeth Warren: Social Security Is Under Attack

Breaking: Court Tells Utah Governor No Reason To Stop Same-Sex Marriages

Here's a REAL story about sailors and sickness caused by radiation.

Transgene Escape: GMOs Spreading Uncontrollably Around the World

Feminism 101: What is ACTUALLY meant by the "MALE GAZE"

FAQ: What is the “male gaze”?

Officials demand Pollard release in light of US spying

If George Zimmerman passed by you in the supermarket, would you say anything?

Repub. Town Hall Meeting..Great example of how ACA member/supporter..

Laughed so hard, I cried......

Is the Democratic Party a real force for progress or is it a lesser of evils?

Fortunately, it appears that Duck Dynasty, whatever that is, is water-soluble

Bolivian city hires 'cholita' traffic policewomen

More Skeletons Tumble out of Devyani Khobragade’s Cupboard

Crazy Alaskans take "polar plunge" for Special Olympics -- pics!

TEPCO detects record radiation at Fukushima’s reactor 2, new leak suspected

Check out my pictures of this year's "polar plunge" for Special Olympics.

Supermarket customer refused pasta purchase by follower of Flying Spaghetti Monster

Nobel winning scientist to boycott top science journals

WTF is the wardrobe situation on Morning Joe Scum this morning?

What's for Dinner ~ Monday ~ December 23rd

New superconductor theory may revolutionize electrical engineering

A Christian Bride of Mosul, Iraq, 1903 (Photo of the Day)

The End of the Turkish Model? Erdogan’s Paranoia and Authoritarian Streak Threaten his Legacy

War Crime: Syrian Regime Killed Hundreds of Civilians, including Children, with Airstrikes on Aleppo

Elf Lobby Blocks Iceland Road Project

From Tahrir to New Orleans: Hope has not Failed, it has only Begun

Erase that war with China 'in 2014'

Pepe Escobar: All in play in the New Great Game

How Elizabeth Warren's Privacy Rules Will Fight the Corporate Snoops

The Hard-to-Believe, Cruel Things Corporate Executives Say About Americans Struggling to Get By

Washington's 'Fashoda' moment

The Arc of Justice and the Long Run: Hope, History, and Unpredictability

Thai protesters try to block election sign-up

Military pension cuts now unsure; changes likely

NSA leaks sink US business deals

To clean up coal, Obama pushes more oil production

The Most Bizarre Sex Laws in Our Very Bizarre Country

Two things, one fact, one opinion, about "Obamacare":

To clean up coal, Obama pushes more oil production

Is it a 'Wonderful Life' in today's world?

What Marriage Equality Means In A Red State Obsessed With Marriage And Family

Wanker IS a liar.....period.

Perv Gets Caught Filming 17 Year Old's Private Parts

US: Who Shall We Buy in Syria?

NASA is using 35 year old spacesuits

Utah Gay Marriage Ban Quickly Back In Court After Being Overturned

Scientists may finally be able to prove that hurricanes are getting stronger.

Battleships: The Navy Is To Intensify Its Sonar Testing, to the Detriment of the Cetaceans

Commentary on the US Budget Dispute: Main Issue Is the Military

GEORGIA Drivers: Officers profiling specific cars for searches NOVEMBER

The Netherlands Is Too Small To Fight the NSA


The US Is Totally Tapped

"china teaches its kids to sit exams,sweden its kids to think"...

When The Music's Over

I searched Facebook but I can't find any "I stand with Justine Sacco" pages

Private investors abandon Romanian nuclear power project

Boy from iconic wartime photo pays it forward at Christmas

Looks like the media got the memo to push the "terrible year for Obama" story

Milw. newspaper 5 weeks behind DU on Walker book's lie about threatening leftie protestors

Navy Secretary Predicts Contracting Scandal Will Expand

Wal-Mart to HP Reap Worker Political Donations Through Charities

If you have found peace, what worked for you?

This man clearly needs a few more drums.

Are E-Christmas Cards Acceptable?.....

Duck Dynasty look at Sherman's March to the Sea

'The Only Thing We Have to Fear...' is the CIA President Truman’s true warning on the CIA

Charts: The Worst Long-Term Unemployment Crisis Since the Depression

I honestly thought Duck Dynasty was a Disney cartoon.

Louisiana is the world's prison capital

How a DU meme begins, and how shameful it really is

Why Are More and More Children Walking Across the Border?

Why the Next Major Hurricane Could Devastate Miami

My Dad sent this to me...very inspiring!

10 worst right-wing moments of the week — sitting “Duck” edition

Responsible for the death of one child? You’re called “Murderer”. Responsible for forty? "Governor".

How does a message get auto removed? Nt

Toon: Phil Robertson

Chris Hedges: Food Behind Bars Isn’t Fit for Your Dog

Funniest cats of 2013...

sufrommich where are you?!

Earth’s Rate Of Global Warming Is 400,000 Hiroshima Bombs A Day

Cracker Barrel changes course, returns 'Duck Dynasty' products to shelves

Michelle Nunn, Jason Carter hope to rechart the course of Georgia politics

Book bannings on the rise in U.S. schools, says anti-censorship group

Former BP geologist: Peak oil is here and it will ‘break economies’

Charges dropped against man who charged electric car at school...

The giraffe hunters who pay £10,000 to shoot the gentle giants with guns and bows for sport

Wash. State Rep. Calls Arizona 'Racist Wasteland' After NFL Loss

Rudolph, the NSA reindeer (cartoon)

Florida homeowner uses (simulated) 'dead' reindeer in Christmas display


Woman who believes she was a fairy in a previous life has her ears cut ........

Kicked out of high school for 'public lewdness' after reporting rape

EEOC: Religion with work hit a painful nerve with some dental clinic employees

Because air travel isn't miserable enough............

WADJA Movie Trailer (2013) Oscar nominated film - first major feature film made in Saudi Arabia

Ray Kelly, NY Police Comm. gets his reward.

'Run, Bernie, Run': Survey Shows Huge Support for Sen. Sanders as Progressive Presidential Candidate

New CNN poll on the health care law

WADJA Movie Trailer (2013) Oscar nominated film - first major feature film made in Saudi Arabia

Senator Manchin:Obama care could suffer a complete meltdown

Just saw tail end of a cozy msnbc...

WADJA Movie Trailer (2013) Oscar nominated film - first major feature film made in Saudi Arabia

Video Proof Found of Protesters Attacking Gov Scott Walker's Car in 2011

Snowden’s heroic work: Media must match his courage: “Truth is coming, and it cannot be stopped.”

Tis the season for my favorite War on Christmas smackdown

Since the Wall Street manufactured crash of '08, we've paid banks $85B/month

TOM TOMORROW: Year In Crazy 2013, Part 1

I am curious if you have taken anyone out of the jury pool for nasty remarks in the comment

Problem solving chart

Total ACA Enrollments actually closer to 8 Million.

Civil rights leader and educator Lauri Wynn remembered as trailblazer

Radiation from Fukushima Will Be 10 Times Bigger than All Radiation from Nuclear Tests Combined

Free DIY mousetrap that works! i know cuz we caught our mouse with it this morning!

Monday Toons

Free DIY mousetrap that works! i know cuz we caught our mouse with it this morning!

Free DIY mousetrap that works! i know cuz we caught our mouse with it this morning!

Florida town erects last-minute Nativity scene after ban to keep out Festivus pole

A politician tells the truth, but only DU members hear it.

Royko on why it's harder to be a liberal than a conservative

2013 QE was actually $94B/month, not the $85B admitted to

Doesn't this just break your heart?

My question is not about what the Duck man said, but why is it important

What would happen if Obamacare was repealed tomorrow??

Give a teenager the gift of a book for Christmas

No, It is NOT Acceptable To Claim That God Says It's OK For You To Be A Stupid Bigot

The kind barber and his cats

There is no excuse for this lack of compassion.

the Truth about the job market. (as I see it)

I ask you to please give more thought to how gun

Eminem Terrified As Daughter Begins Dating Man Raised On His Music

Billion-dollar climate denial network exposed

My DU thread annoyed a conservative to the point where he blogged about it.

Zimmerman sells his art work for 100,000 ON eBay.. Meanwhile...

Judge Rejects Catholic Church Challenge to Obamacare Birth Control Coverage

Christmas: What Would Jesus Do?

A very simple yet excellent coffee making device

Houston, we have a problem

Is Whoopi sidelined?!1 Well, she was finally allowed to talk after 4 minutes.

There's going to be some 'splaining to do.

Had Jesus been born in America ...

Saw the film Elysium

Lessons from scripture ignored by republicans.

NYT: Spike in Harm to Liver Is Tied to Dietary Aids

American Futures: The Shortcomings of the Governing Class

When weird things "sell" for big money on eBay...

Hitch Your Star to a bigot

Hillary Clinton Quietly Asks Bill If He Still Finds Her Electable

Democrats Demand Clarity On Trade Representative's Position On Tar Sands Oil - Thanks to them all.

Former BP geologist: peak oil is here and it will 'break economies'

The dangers of exponential growth in a closed system:

At long last---our insurance is paid for and we will be covered!

Rolling Stone: Barrett Brown Faces 105 Years in Jail. But no one can figure out what law he broke.

Insecure, Frustrated Bully With Something To Prove Considering Career In Law Enforcement

Rivalries Within North Korean Elite Led to Purge, South’s Spy Chief Says

My eyes are up here!

My mind is blown! Growth is deadly.

looking vs ogling/staring, a primer for men

Renowned rifle inventor Mikhail Kalashnikov dies at 94

Happy ...

I'll be in Mississippi for Christmas

Our God-Given Constitutional Right to a Television Show

Woman kiled by... banjos?

When This Lost Dog Was Found, Rescuers Had An Unexpected Surprise...

you know

Need your help

Favorite Music Video of all time - what's yours?

David Sirota: Why Edward Snowden Is the Definition of a Whistleblower

Do NOT put your pets on an escalator!

Phil Robertson's view of same-sex marriage is just like Obama's

Fracking opponents win big in Pennsylvania


Looks a little chilly in Honolulu...

2013 Failed and Forgotten Psychic Predictions

Dot-Marie Jones Gets Hitched at a Holiday Party

Duck Dynasty has a new supporter!

Obama To Buy Health Insurance By End Of The Day

Sometimes the simplest song lyrics are the best.......

Dear Fox News: Does freedom of speech include saying "Happy Holidays?"

Modern Country Music in 3 minutes and 29 seconds.

76 Things Banned In Leviticus (perhaps it’s time to lay off quoting 18:22 for a while?)

Papantonio: Outsmarting Bankers With Reverse Eminent Domain

The Rude Pundit: The Utah Same-Sex Marriage Decision in Two Editorials

Netanyahu joins Western leaders in boycotting Sochi

Write A House Is Giving Writers Free Homes In Detroit

Besides Creationism, look what else Christian textbooks are teaching kids.

Our God-Given Constitutional Right to a Television Show

The Onion Looks Back At 'It's A Wonderful Life'

The OnionL Report: Nation's Wealthy Cruelly Deprived Of True Meaning Of Christmas

B'tselem 'Human Rights' Cameraman Convicted for Rock-Throwing

Military and ISA take over home of Burin principal, convert it to interrogation center

A History of False Fear


Justice Department Calls In The Big Guns To Stop Voter Suppression

Kicked out of high school for 'public lewdness' after reporting rape

Obama Repeals ObamaCare WSJ Editorial board member Joe Rago

What is the scope of the Utah decision?

Nebraska model gets jail time for impious nude photo stunt at Catholic high school

A Mid-Winter's Flood

20 cats who aren't crazy about Christmas

Lovely weather for ducks, I have cardinals!

Rouhani says Iran seeking to rebuild relations with West

Final Results Fall Photo Contest

Narrow ruling rejects Ohio gay marriage ban


TN Baptist Convention Mobile Minaret to Ring Hypocrites to Election Year Courthouse Prayers

Deer Hunting Gone Bad

Texas student reports rape and gets suspended for ‘public lewdness’

Any guesses?

Breaking: Federal judge denies Utah's request for a stay on same-sex marriages

19,000 acres of East Texas forest now protected

WSJ Panel Celebrates 'Third Way' Attack on Elizabeth Warren

Federal judge allows gay marriage in Utah to continue

Holiday feast, goose, video

Spent the afternoon kayaking through the neighborhood...

McConnell Attacks Grimes In 'Night Before Christmas'-Themed Ad

Creep ShamWOWing...

'Parallel governments' stoke polarized politics in Venezuela.

New Ad Hits House GOP On Unemployment Insurance

My Fundie Aunt sends us greetings

Phoenix Becomes First City To End Chronic Homelessness Among Veterans

OMG...8 days till the END of the YEAR....

What Would Happen If We Really Went to War Against Christmas?

Pussy Riot member urges Russia Olympics boycott

Aww...cuddly kittehs gallery!

Consumers get one-day extension on Obamacare deadline

Narrow ruling rejects Ohio gay marriage ban

Additional $108 million commitment to solar industry through NY-Sun Initiative

A TV Anchor Tries to Gift Bitcoin On Air, Is Immediately Robbed

American jailed in UAE for YouTube parody video

Pope expresses support for Italy's 'pitchfork' protesters

I just got the coolest Christmas card - from Elizabeth Warren!

Tom Friedman Should Take The Week Off And Regroup - By Charles P. Pierce

NY Times Editorial calls out President Obama's stingy use of pardons/clemency -- and some stats

NASA: Christmas Eve Spacewalk Could Wrap up Repair

It's a Wonderful Life - the Censored Version

Everybody do the creep!

Seriously, I don't watch the show, but is that guy Phil going to get back on tv?

Tears of faith in humanity.

How Sotomayor undermined Obama’s NSA

Sure has been an increase of guys picking fights with DU women.

My Obamacare 'Nightmare'!: In less than an hour, I signed up to save $3600/year...

NYT's Carr: '60 Minutes' NSA Segment Was A 'Friendly Infomercial'

we had to destroy the anthill to save it

President Obama created 8 million jobs in 56 months without any help from the Republicans.

"A Very Special BradCast Holiday Special!"

Homeless get shopping excursion, thanks to Powerball winner

Happy Holiday Photos for DU!

Protesters clash with police at Rote Flora social centre eviction in Hamburg

Salt Lake Tribune: Video discussion of the implications of today's Marriage Equality ruling in Utah

Ice Storm 12/13: outage info

When I watch The West Wing and see smart Democrats trying to help average Americans...

Why Guys Really Hate Being Called 'Creepy'

Security company RSA denies knowingly installing NSA 'back door'

Wolf and Coyote Killing Contest, Salmon, Idaho, Dec 28 and 29, Please sign the petition to stop it

De Blasio names 2 women to top administration jobs

A musical tribute to creeps and gazers...

I don't understand the Church's position on Jesus

Happy Holidays DU! (A photo holiday card)

Whether you believe in Christmas or not

Erick Erickson’s persecution narrative: How right-wing Christian pundits avoid accountability

Jerry Seinfeld: "looking at cleavage is like looking at the sun".

Another "Accidental" Shooting - 14 Year Old Girl

US requests extradition of 2 FARC peace negotiators

Phil Robertson and Mike Huckabee double down on homophobia

Obama signs up for health care, selects ‘bronze’ plan in D.C. exchange

If Santa was black, who would be the best actor to play him?

Orphan Black New Animated Teaser Season 2 Premieres APRIL 19, 2014 on BBC AMERICA

"Hate the sin but love the sinner" no less offensive and hateful than Westboro Baptist messages

MOYERS = Inequality: An Essential Reader

Jesus is..

Free the Nipple (NSFW)

My insurance premium just went from $680 to $107. Thanks, Obama.

A Nativity scene unlike any other:

Should Polygamy be illegal?

Can't shame me..I am a grass eater

your penis is huge

American jailed in UAE for YouTube parody video

Feds to boost ailing ferrets across Great Plains

Oliver Stone's Untold History

5 Ways Right-Wingers Stole the Election in Honduras

Some final thoughts on Duck Dynasty from Jon Stewart

If we have to regularly argue about something nonsensical, I think we should go back to chicken.

This is your brain.

Okay, so I've bought the roast...

1 Yr. Ago: Mayan Priests denied access to Guatemala ceremonial sites

Republicans Opposed To Extended Unemployment Benefits Could Pay The Price In 2014: Poll

Why Are More and More Children Walking Across the Border?

Why Are More and More Children Walking Across the Border?

Chile Caravan of Death: Eight guilty of murder

Chile Caravan of Death: Eight guilty of murder

That Celebration Many Call Christmas Is upon Us.

Miami and Los Angeles Sue Banking Giants Over the Sub-Prime Mortgage Debacle

You have to see this, from Japan

Google’s Schaft Robot Dominates Pentagon Contest

Gentlemen do not read each other's mail

U.S. Marines poised to enter South Sudan

New Mexico's animal abuse laws rank among nation's worst, group says

Germany’s Largest Utility Ditches Two Long-Term Contracts For Coal Power

I have been with many of you through many Christmas seasons.

Man-Shaming is Protected Speech

If you are a Dallas Cowboys fan, Romo is out for the season with back injury:

Israel frees Palestinian prisoner after hunger-strike deal

Alex Wagner Moving to 4pm on MSNBC

So, this would probably not be the most fertile ground

Popular Children's Book Author Reveals The 'Spooky Truth' About Creepy Conspiracy Theories

Study Of Dark Clouds In The Milky Way Galaxy Solves Mystery Behind The Size Of Massive Stars

glaring, gawking, lovingly gazing, creepily creeping, thaoughfully noticing

In 1916, US Gubmint stated all paper would come from hemp,

Aloha and Merry Christmas, or How I Learned to Love Old Man Winter While Stuck in Boise

Politifact Gives Gov. Christie 'Pants On Fire' Rating For Claim About Traffic Scandal

Utah Asks Federal Appeals Court To Block Same-Sex Marriage Decision

A History of False Fear

David Sirota: Why Edward Snowden Is the Definition of a Whistleblower

2 New Mexico cities opening car charging stations

Do Sanctions Work?

Dallas Cowboys singing the 12 Days of Christmas >>

Another big bank pays to settle charges of bias against blacks, Hispanics

Real estate agents who bring all-new meaning to 'Screwing Over Their Clients'

Venezuela Announces Weaker FX Rate for Tourists

Women of DU

Tony Romo out for rest of season

Peru: President Humala's approval ratings hit low of 25%

Kyle Orton???

eBay removes anti-Zimmerman artwork the same day Zimmerman’s painting sells for $100k

Palestinian, Israeli policeman wounded in separate incidents

Change With Cuba in President Obama's Hands

A bid to restore spiritual artifacts to Hopi and Apache tribes

69 years and 1 day ago, General Anthony McAuliffe found himself ...

Man Smokes Cigarette While Stealing Gas, The Obvious Happens

I just love this..

The unlikely cuddlers....

Oakland PD's surveillance center's primary purpose is fighting protesters, not crime

5 Amazing Pieces of Good News Nobody Is Reporting

Bounce of the Sugar Plum Fairy

New hybrid taxicabs for London

It Doesn't Taste Like Chicken

short video of Yoshi playing in the snow with his lobster

Rockwall's Ralph Hall, the Oldest-Ever Member of Congress, Says Next Term Will Be His Last

Data Broker Was Selling Lists Of Rape Victims, Alcoholics, and 'Erectile Dysfunction Sufferers'

Michigan telemarketing firm takes huge chunk out of charity donations

Dean Baker: Inequality: Government Is a Perp, Not a Bystander

Ex-Wells Fargo employee: ‘We were constantly told we’d be working for McDonald’s'

Walk free

Liberal Zionism in the Era of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement

spokane wa botched call, innocent homeowner lucky he wasn't shot.

60% Of US Worker Population Would Be Poverty Level If Floor Level Income Were Accurate

Bird annoying cat AGAIN (turn up speakers)

These Women Have Changed the World with Science

Private Federal Contractors Cost Taxpayers Twice as Much as Civil Servants

Is MoveOn Less Progressive Than the New York Times Editorial Board?

Ugly Ducklings: Texas GOP candidates using Phil Robertson to pander to right-wing primary voters

Palestinian Authority Honors Released Terrorist Prisoners With Plaques (VIDEO)

(Ed Markey's challenger) Gabriel Gomez apologizes for use of ‘Klan’

Twenty-three states aren’t expanding Medicaid leaving 4.8 million without medical insurance.

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 24 December 2013

Finally! ...... Amtrak trains in the Midwest to get WiFi

Religion: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Republican logic?

Study: States that reject Medicaid expansion lose money (Texas could lose $9.2 Billion by 2022)

DU Women

Palestinian terror groups hail, but don’t claim, bus attack

Do you have prepay by-laws where you live regarding filling up at the pump?

Post your bold predictions for 2014!

A Facebook post I thought I'd share this time of the year...

Is this song creepy?

Benedict Cumberbatch and Tom Hiddleston dance off

U.N. approves India's request to accredit diplomat charged by U.S.

Phil Robertson: A scripted phony or a real Christian?

"Money Medals"

Palm trees wave, are you listenin'?

Good Poor, Bad Poor

British soldier killed in action in Afghanistan

Is there a lack of diversity in Hallmark movies?

Have you seen the Masterpiece that was ruined by an amateur restorer?

Infographic: Who Owns Your Congressperson? (warning big image)

Remember Etan Patz and his "confessed killer?"

Alan Turing gets his royal pardon for 'gross indecency' – 61 years after he poisoned himself

How many conservatives does it take to change a light bulb?

Canned Heat: Christmas Boogie

Obama can’t point to a single time the NSA call records program prevented a terrorist attack