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Archives: March 26, 2013

Sr. Simone Campbell: Paul Ryan's budget is evil

Boris Berezovsky died by hanging, police say

So Obama gets some golf lessons from Tiger Woods

Richard Wolff squashes Bill O'Reilly's economics FAIL

A magnitude-6.2 earthquake has struck near Guatemala City

Help Paws with a Cause train shelter dogs to be trained assistance dogs!

BRAVO to DU's nadin for a FINE article and pics, re: USPS Delivering for America!!!

Senator Warner's support of the Keystone Pipeline

TN lawmakers confuse mop sink for Muslim foot-washing sink

Got it?

Person of the Year

If you owned a 3 month old mid priced H.P. laptop with windows 8

Monsanto Has Tom Vilsack Under Its Thumb

Cindy Jacobs' Prayers Can Cure Insanity

I was just hit by a car.

Jerry Sandusky speaks of Joe Paterno, Mike McQueary in interview...

American Obesity-- WHY? Here's an example why.

well it is a *Film* about *Classic*al Ballet so, I guess this is the right group --

Ted Cruz: Joe McCarthy comparisons mean ‘we’re doing something right’

A simple thought

Priebus: Huckabee a ‘Model’ for GOP

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Back in Black & a new Kitty & Doggie gif

GEO Quiz Time!

My New Crush ... post 'em here!!

The fiscal conservatives strike again -The costliest former president? George W. Bush

Senator John Whitmire target of new prison death threat

Rebel Wilson & Channing Tatum in MTV promo -- funny.

Humans Erased More Than 10% Of World's Bird Species During Colonization Of The Pacific Islands

What are your plans for when the universe finally retires?

I broke my left wrist.

"Breitbart Ignores Obama Daughters’ Security By Publishing Vacation Location"

Does anyone know what this chemical is?

Man, 22, dies while swinging from Utah rock arch

NSIDC - Arctic Sea Maximum On 3/15/13 - Of 10 Lowest Maxima On Record, All Fall In Past Ten Years

Earth Hour 2013

What is your opinion on 'Citizen Journalism'

Promising New Documentary On Climate Denial Industry - "Greedy, Lying Bastards" (w. Trailer)

Irish Town Legalizes Drinking and Driving

Alleged blackmail behind A&M professor's suicide

Today I saw a woman change lanes while putting on mascara.

When Did the GOP Become the Party of the Rich? (Thom Hartmann)

The Ministry of Magic Takes on Rape Culture

24 Lies People Like To Tell Women

Next year in rebuilt Jerusalem: A Passover call for justice

NRA = No Remorse Association for

Bloomberg News: Huge Fracking Co. Accused of Bullying Critics and Elected Officials

"The polls are skewed"

A New Clue and Disturbing Lessons About Internet Voting from Absentee Ballot Cyberhack in FL

Happy 66th Birthday to Sir Elton John!


Building Bridges: McDonald's Abuse Of Student Guest Workers Stirs Protest

Welcome to North Dakota

Fuck: 5th Democratic senator to retire (South Dakota Sen. Johnson won’t seek re-election)

What is your favorite version of

$338M NJ Powerball winner says he'll help family

The way I understand the codification of marriage was not for procreation purposes

Photo: A White House Seder

"Is Roger Ailes the GOP's Worst Enemy" by Eric Boehlert at Salon

Dell drama takes new twist with 2 new buyout bids

Has Swedish feminism gone too far?

President Obama Establishes Five New National Monuments

"And the loser who ran for Vice President . . .

Has Swedish feminism gone too far?

Kasich signs HB 47, starts clock for opponents to shut down bill

US student loan write-offs hit $3 bn in 1st two months of year

This is my last spring for a while

Spanish party dismisses Holocaust remembrance as ‘Israeli propaganda’

A great question for conservatives...

Moroccan Jews study high-tech in Israel

University of North Carolina student: Administrator told me ‘rape is like football’

Warning: Cute overload iminent

Uruguay Requests to Join SUCRE Regional Currency

An excellent investment...but I would like to see the math behind it...

Top EU official: Cyprus bank rescue new template

Polygamy will follow gay marriage

Motor City Revived as Detroit Withers to Motown Shadow

"Giving up a little liberty is something we agree to" in a nation of laws?

WAITAMINUTE! Alex Wagner NOW on.. NOW?

Kathy Castor says economic sanctions on Cuba no longer make sense

I'd like you to meet Austin Nimocks. He sounds like such a swell guy.

Correa Condemns U.S. Blockade of Cuba at Inter-Parliamentary Meeting


Adoption History: Georgia Tann


Jim Carrey's 'Cold Dead Hand' Music Video Spoofs Gun Enthusiasts Like Charlton Heston

Earlier today ...

What's for Dinner ~ Tuesday March 26th

Bill Gates wants us to reinvent the condom?

Officials: US training Syrian forces in Jordan

Rep. Conyers: Republican Party ‘Fading Out of Sight’ ‘There is Really Only One Major Political Party

49 years ago today, the US experienced the most powerful earthquake in (US) recorded history

Gila monster reading a book draws looks in Tucson neighborhood

I bet she doesn't write on her paw

TWIA board considers settlement on Ike claims, tables receivership issue

George W. Bush -- "Before He Wept"

Report: George W. Bush has most expenses among former presidents for 2012

With Speech, Petraeus Returns to Public Life, ‘Keenly Aware’ of Altered Reputation

USDA Expanding Program to Fight Rural Poverty.

St. Charles Parish residents disturbed, disheartened by new flood insurance maps

No dead English monarchs here

Post a recent photo of yourself.

Legislators claim Jindal trying to oust higher education chief

Japanese locals open a memorial service commemorating comfort women

First eaglets born on north shore of Lake Ontario in decades

(GRAPHIC) Gabrielle Giffords' husband tries to free sea lion pup being attacked by dog (VIDEO)

I talked to someone today who talked

The Scandinavian country is an education superpower because it values equality more than excellence.

SC republican says veteran should have ‘come home in a body bag’

US jails China engineer for exporting trade secrets

Woman fired for being homeless

How Nixon Won Watergate

Italian judges postpone ruling on reopening Meredith Kercher case (reviewing Amanda Knox acquittal)

I had five individuals on ignore, and now I have only two. Is there some glitch?

Senate Unanimously Votes Against Cuts to Social Security: Media Don’t Notice

Laika and Mishka dogs arguing (subtitled).

Four Wariors (Action,2013,CHINA) FULL MOVIE with English subtitles

Obama’s Syria policy in shambles as Assad opposition squabbles

March 26: Spinach Day

March 26, 1812 The Boston Gazette coins the term "gerrymander" for the first time.

Reagan's Star Wars Speech - March 23, 1983 - Thirty years ago

Brentwood, MO police search for suspects involved in credit card theft ring

Peres: No need for the Palestinians to recognise a Jewish state

I need your help with a post I saw the other day:

Nice Powerball winner story from my state of NJ

Jim Carrey - "Cold Dead Hand"

Real close to getting indictment of Goldman Sachs and Bain Capital - see News stories

Seattle boom an inconvenient truth for Republicans

High court gay marriage tickets cost time, money

BRICS Nations Plan New Bank to Bypass World Bank, IMF

Egypt arrests 25 Hamas and al-Qaeda operatives in Sinai

Italy Top Appeals Court Overturns Amanda Knox Acquittal; Orders Retrial

North Korea Orders Artillery to Be Combat Ready, Targeting U.S. Bases

Chris Matthews takes on Phil (part one)

BREAKING: Amanda Knox's aquittal has been overturned

Tea Partier Says Boycott Fox News for Being 'Too Liberal' Suzy Sampson funny

Woman fined for hitting man who grabbed her

Former S.C. Republican official: ‘C*cksucker’ anti-war vet should have ‘come home in a body bag’

This is dedicated to Warrprayer

General John Allen: U.S. will keep presence in Afghanistan after 2014

there's something seriously sick and perverted about those opposed to marriage equality

Vietnam accuses China of attack on fishermen in South China Sea

Not so fast, little rich girl

Aerospace lobby hopes to renew NASA with crowd-funded ad campaign

Memo to the Supreme Court: Please abolish the "Gay Tax"

Researchers link ‘unfounded’ wars to increased risk of PTSD

US faces $6bn bill to ship equipment home from Afghanistan

U.S. will spend $6 billion to remove military equipment from Afghanistan by 2014

Third Pole glaciers shrinking

Simply adorable: the cute kids of the third Intifada at NYT Magazine

TV time 'does not breed badly behaved children'

Social isolation 'increases death risk in older people'

New report says there are still no federal safety standards for nation’s bioterror defense labs

OK. About the Georgia murder of the toddler.

Former Anti-Drug Officials Ridiculously Still Say Pot Is Dangerous in Order to Make a Lot of Cash

The only video from FoxNews that you'll ever want to see:

How a Mind-Blowing Number of Americans Came to Support Marriage Equality in a Short Time

Meet the CEO Who Cut Worker Pay in Half While Pulling in $21 Million Last Year

US Drone Campaign in Pakistan: Amazing Infographic (Serle)

Scientists link frozen spring to dramatic Arctic sea ice loss

Korea should be compared to NK's new attack

This is why cats get frustrated with dogs:

Some people just don't get it ... I have a Facebook "friend" who constantly posts

OPPD to show progress at Fort Calhoun (nuclear) plant

"Pretty Portmann of you." - Just decided to start using that ...

Start your day with victorious thoughts. Compilation of victory clips.

Viral Video on America’s Incredibly Skewed distribution of Wealth

The Trader Joe's Lesson: How to Pay a Living Wage and Still Make Money in Retail

GM in next phase of hoped for Buick revival

More Victory videos -- the Testosterone compilation

BRICS go over the wall

Colorado pot growers gear up for ‘green rush’

British teenage whiz strikes deal with Yahoo

Not a decent banker around

Tucson gun store owner cancels Mark Kelly's AR-15 buy

Eugene Robinson Gay marriage and the Supreme Court

CIA Aids Huge Arms Smuggling to Syria

Why Are TV Remotes So Terrible?

An Interview with Elizabeth Warren - from 2007 - long before she ran for the Senate

Japan court rules some election results 'invalid'

Guantanamo hunger strike grows; 3 captives hospitalized

As sequester furloughs loom, federal workers turn to local union leaders

The Morality Brigade by Robert Reich

Consumers And Providers Can Report Abuses By Managed Mental Health Care

Economics and the Twin Horsemen of the New Apocalypse

Life and Death: Pompeii and Herculaneum exhibition at the British Museum - video preview

Psychology of politics: Distance Plays Key Role in Gun Control Arguments

What You Need to Know As Prop 8 Hits the Supreme Court

Looking for Evidence That Therapy Works

Health Care Industry Prepares Assault on Obamacare

Nuclear agenda out of play

Deer hunter (cartoon)

Worries About Impact Of Mining, Oil Exploration By Foreign Companies Brings Down Greenland Gov.

Military judge rejects two trials in Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair case

Massachusetts Plan Starts Small for Big Upgrade to Rail System

Historic Day Today

Ation Alert: Tell President Obama to Veto the Monsanto Protection Act

Sen. Mark Begich (AK) now supports marriage equality

Video of young hockey players -- TOO CUTE FOR WORDS!!!

No more covering up errors, NHS told

Supreme Court Pleading,

Pat Robertson: Beware of 'Scamsters in Religious Garb' (Like Pat!)

When spell checking...

U.S. Must Set Conditions for Remaining in Afghanistan

Nuclear waste a growing headache for SKorea

Still an hour left . . . Anyone else want to get in under the wire before SCOTUS hearing?

Prop8/DOMA cases

Missouri girls basketball team poured urine into opponent's cooler

Kerry catches earful of Afghan women's hopes and fears

Reasonable Suspicion: Being a Latino ballplayer in Arizona

Oklahoma ranks fourth in nation for most costly car insurance

American Workers Must Accept The Idea Of Working For Global Level Wages

Tennessee Islamic Foot Washing Station revealed to be a a Mop Sink

Why is it that...

Any recommendations for free word to pdf converter?


Magnitude 5.5 earthquake hits Oaxaca in Mexico: USGS

Pasta with shrimp, artichokes, and leeks.

grabbed ass.

did I hear Michael Garibaldi from Babylon 5 on a Goldman Sachs ad?

Tuesday Toon Roundup 1- The Gay Rights Tidal Wave

Tuesday Toon Roundup 2-Repub change

Tuesday Toon Roundup 3- The Rest

Cold Dead Hand with Lyrics

Wikileaks Releases Damning Keystone Pipeline Emails

Customers Flee Wal-Mart Empty Shelves for Target, Costco

Equality: 0 Feet Away

Tell me about Trader Joe's...

Finding treasure in your home!

DOMA honor roll

Scientists: Long winter in U.S. the result of melting Arctic ice cap

Pic of the Moment: It's Time

'Mole' to the rescue! Alert dog saves trapped hiker on California mountain

Dems jump to support gay marriage before SCOTUS hearings

Turning Morality Upside Down

McCain: I Won’t Stop Saying ‘Illegal’ Immigrants

Live Updates: Gay Marriage at the Supreme Court (ABC via Yahoo)

How much should firearms be taxed?

Dear Supreme Court

Climate change impacting worldwide wine production

Cyprus to bring in weekly cash curbs

HRC Gif to show support for Marriage Equality

Iraq War Ten Years Later

Bill O’Reilly Gets Smacked By Economics Professor - Nanny States Actually Do Better

Supremes are virtually guaranteed to decide same-sex marriage on political-and maybe moral-grounds

Scottish government approves windfarm opposed by Donald Trump

Sen Jay Rockefeller: 'Gov shouldn’t discriminate against people who want to marry because of gender'

Cities to ag: No extra water to lease this year


Crisis Averted When Tennessee Lawmakers Discover Muslim Foot Bath Is Actually Just a Mop Sink

I have paid a debt (as so many others have), that shouldn't have had to be paid.

No weapon for Mark Kelly

Think Progress:The Best Marriage Equality Signs At The Supreme Court


IMPORTANT - Monsanto Teams Up with Congress to Shred the Constitution

Pre-emptive Strike - Cheney 10 Years After

A photo that makes North Korea look a lot less scary.

Gun shop blocks Mark Kelly’s right to buy AR-15, citing political ‘intent’

Virginia Voter ID Bill Signed Into Law By Bob McDonnell

Supreme Decision on Marriage Equality

Government Debt and Deficits Are Not the Problem - Private Debt Is

Virginia Gov. on Drone Ban: Police Use OK

Rep. Nancy Pelosi: It is time for justice.

Dallas Solution to Too Many Shoplifting Cases…Make them Harder to Report

Time for the semi-regular "What states have you visited?" game.

Supreme court limits police use of drug-sniffing dogs

Sales of New Houses in U.S. Cap Best Two Months Since 2008

Video -Adorable Young Japanese Girl practicing Sword -Iaido

I am trying to upload an avatar.

Justice Kennedy Questions California Ban on Same-Sex Marriage,Suggests Children Suffer

Breaking: From SCOTUSblog Twitter

CSPAN showing live crowd outside Supreme Court. Wonderful!

Today in Peace and Justice history on March 26, 2003

Thom Hartmann: A bloodless coup happened today in Detroit

Today in Peace and Justice history on March 26, 2003

UK Border Agency 'not good enough' and being scrapped

Is the US Postal Service Biased Against Atheists? Check Out This Study

Is the US Postal Service Biased Against Atheists? Check Out This Study

U.S. Consumer Confidence Drops In March As Outlook Sours

Europe Expands Investigation Into Derivatives Market

So apparently regular DU readers are not interested

Papantonio: DOJ Says Some Banks Too Big To Jail

The Obama administration is aggressively growing private prisons,

Anyone know about wireless keyboards?

Court: Drug dog sniff is unconstitutional search

"I Died Inside." (Joanna Brooks - Religion Dispatches)

White House Can’t Afford Its Shapeshifting Alien Reptile Guards

Casting call

Laiki bank is OPEN to Britain's customers, but closed in Cyprus.

I just heard the nutbaggiest of all nutbags on the radio.

View From SCOTUS

Avatar part 2

Thom Hartmann: The Oligarchs are Sucking Dry America's Working Class

Park Ranger Sure Likes Her Taser

Stores Charges Customers $5 'Just Looking' Fee to Combat Showrooming

Defense gets pounded by Supreme Court Justices

The Rude Pundit: They're Losing Their Fucking Minds Again (Gay Marriage at SCOTUS Edition)

Supreme court hears gay marriage ban challenge – live updates

Teh stupid burns......Tenn. Lawmakers Reassured That Mop Sink Isn’t Sink For Muslims To Wash Feet

Cuba is Not a Sponsor of Terrorism; Take Cuba Off the List (Petition)

Gun shop blocks Mark Kelly’s right to buy AR-15, citing political ‘intent’

Mother Jones SCOTUS Tweets

Malachi Throne, Actor on TV, Dies at 84

Supreme Court Justice Kennedy: California gay marriage ban may hurt rights of gay couples children

Dad kills son while cleaning gun

North Dakota Governor Approves 6-Week Abortion Ban

D- Solutions for D- Problems

Imagine a world where facts are only a few computer keystrokes away ...

The dialogue so far ...

Prop 8 Arguments Have Ended for the Day.

I was in my company breakroom yesterday. Fox News was on the TV

Mad Men: Season 5 - now streaming on Netflix

Apple iWatch.

Someone apparently stole a Breaking Bad script from Bryan Cranston

Thank goodness for the Bill of Rights.

It actually pisses me off that we're still fighting for equality in the 21st century. n/t

Reasons to hate the rich #4723821: $91K shirt made out of crocodile skin

"Child advocates let a convicted murderer get custody of a 10-year-old girl"

If you're going to hang out with zombies, you might as well have fun…

Survey: 53% of Albanians think gay people ‘should not be free to live life as they wish’

Egypt's Morsi Warns Against Foreign Meddling

Victims raise profile of ‘spiritual abuse’

Just finished calling Cruz, Cornyn and Barton r.e. gun legislation.

Albany police: SWAT used poor black neighborhood for training because it’s ‘realistic’

Robin Wright and JD Stier: US must act on Congo now

Niles (MI) student with beef jerky punished for having look-alike drug

Just called my ultra red reps/senators.

ND Gov.: Abortion Legislation To Test Roe V. Wade

SCOTUS questions standing of Prop. 8 case

Corporate America has already said Yes to Gay Marriage

Racist Hate Group To Conduct Nighttime Patrols On College Campus

Oral Argument - Audio Hollingsworth v. Perry

How Many Times Did You Need To Hear The Word 'Yes' Before You Did This?

A link to the audio of the Prop 8 Arguments

Conservatives flip out over Jim Carrey’s anti-gun music video

What does the recently popular red square logo mean?

Cute Couple…

Welcome to North Dakota ;-(

Maddow: Republicans don’t want to argue for their unpopular same sex marriage position

Amanda Knox Retrial: Italian Court Overturns Acquittal, Orders New Trial

50 things they never told you about being a chef

Welcome to North Dakota ;-(

Kerry in Kabul

Ford India ad stirs controversy after women depicted bound and gagged

Two of four officers liable for $7 million in Caravella case, jury decides

Updating my prediction from 5-4 to 6-3 Striking down at least Sect 3 of DOMA and Prop 8

California's fisheries appear to be on the comeback. But some in Congress are looking backward.

The Onion: Supreme Court on Gay Marriage: 'Sure, Who Cares'

British husband and wife both sustain injuries in an effort to avoid stepping in dog poop

Frito Lay announces Doritos Locos Tacos flavored Doritos

Wrongfully convicted Florida man wins $7 million civil judgment. (Spent 26 years in prison)

What I expect from the Supremes on gay marriage

Transcript of today's oral arguments in SCOTUS marriage equality case

Alabama church accidentally mixes Easter Eggs filled with medication with ones filled with candy

Marriage Equality Supporter: “Dear Scalia, YOLO”

Loving Uganda to Death: The Global Reach of Far-Right Christian Hatred

South Carolina special a toss up

Exit From SCOTUS

Predicting repeat offenders with brain scans: You be the judge

OK, If I Spend Another Ten Minutes Looking For My Sunglasses

Spanish, or French? Or maybe Italian? Opinions, please.

Oh my!

Grumpy Cat's stance on marriage equality

Qatar emir calls for $1 billion Jerusalem fund at Arab summit

Mother, aunt of accused baby killer De'Marquise Elkins arrested

Love, Squirrel

10 years after the invasion. Powerful cartoon.

James T. Kirk, used Twitter to give a thumbs down to the video, which reportedly cost $60,000

WalMart Showing Signs of Customer Fatigue....

Grumpy Cat on marriage equality

Gay Marriage is Very Dear to Me, Or As I Call It... Marriage...

Indiana court upholds broadest school voucher program

Battling his demons from an old war, he goes the extra mile for vets (LA Times)

Isn't this uncomfortable?

Pictures of the new pup and the old cat

Barefoot Panhandler Isn't Utterly Destitute And The NY Post Can't Let It Go

Father accidentally kills 10-year-old son while cleaning shotgun


David Boies and Ted Olson, Prop 8 plaintiffs speak to press

A Visualization of Drone Strikes In Pakistan Since 2004

Wind farm opposed by Donald Trump approved in Scotland.

Back in 2000 I was working as a writer for a Federal contractor...

Fist Bump!

Oral arguments re: Prop 8 case before SCOTUS (transcript, pdf file) -

Chili's Restaurant Fixes "Broken" Burger for Little Girl

Gary Bauer Threatens to Leave GOP if it 'Bails Out' on Issue of Marriage Equality

Rachel Maddow - Our First Gay President!

Obama to name Julia Pierson as new Secret Service director

Asia’s Accelerating Energy Revolution

Women do not make men rape them.

Vettel stabs team mate Weber in back.

Forbes Mag lets us know that some tin foil hat wearers are sometimes right!

"My Gay Agenda"

Henry Speaks…

15 Reasons Mister Rogers Was the Best Neighbor Ever

Make March 27th National Nina Turner Day

Howard Dean Launches Campaign To Flip State Legislatures

Clarkies, please contact me.

Gaming Obamacare to Benefit the Few.--- Wendell Potter

Israel to pay Turkey tens of millions over Gaza flotilla deaths, sources say

How the maker of TurboTax fought free, simple tax filing

Ha! Secret Service Director Post Goes to Woman - Men's Club Culture Change

Venezuela, Chavez, and the Women’s Revolution

Question about an alert I sent

Homosexual agenda REVEALED:

Palestinians: We reserve right to turn to The Hague if peace talks with Israel fail

Dear Justice Scalia


Revolutionary rappers aim to Work Like Chavez

Scientific American: How to ace an interview.

Bishop Christopher Senyonjo - LGBT rights voice in Uganda

Absolutely amazing photograph of an embryonic bat....

Howard Dean Launches Campaign To Flip State Legislatures

Jon Tester Announces Support For Gay Marriage

Colbert’s “Ham Rove” conference room in D.C. is now official

Goldman Sachs Shareholder Proposes Bank Run For Political Office; Bank Declines

Reverse Graffiti

please enlighten me as to why is guy considered a scholar and a wit?

Scalia !?!?!


North Dakota Governor Signs Strict Abortion Law

Free Mending Library in San Fran that Creates Community

President Obama names Julia Pierson as 1st Woman Director of the Secret Service

Keiser Report: 'Yes, No, Maybe' World Order

X-Post from new GOOD NEWS GROUP! (Must see this story)

For People that Like Dragons.... "REIGN OF FIRE (2002) FULL Movie"

Funniest Gay Marriage Signs and Memes

Antonio Santiago Shooting Update: Information from suspect's mother, aunt leads police to gun, link

Gun store owner cancels Mark Kelly's AR-15 purchase

Texas A&M will be home to $91 million vaccine-manufacturing facility

Texas A&M will be home to $91 million vaccine-manufacturing facility

NRCC sent me a survey link

Universal healthcare is a success: Get over it, conservatives

*Full audio of today's Supreme Court hearing available now @

Toshiya - Pretty Japanese Girls in Kimono doing Kyudo (Japanese Archery) in Kyoto

Joma Shinji - Kyudo (Japanese Archery) Exorcism Ritual for New Years

Jon Tester Announces Support For Gay Marriage

Texas Lt. Gov: “Over our dead bodies are we going to let this state turn blue”

GOP leadership: Texas will defend conservative values, traditional marriage

And Panda is getting laarger.

Oh give me a fucking break!!!11

Justices appear hesitant as they hear arguments over same-sex marriage

Hollingsworth v. Perry (transcript of oral arguments)

Hollingsworth v. Perry (Audio of Oral Argument)

For Catholics, a new kind of pro-creation

UNC-Chapel Hill suspends Honor Court proceeding against student who spoke out about sexual assault

Lee vows to filibuster gun-control legislation

Report: Half of all Iraq and Afghanistan vets report inadequate care from Veterans Affairs

Cost of the Iraq War - Three Trillion Dollar War - C Span last week

According to Dept of Homeland Security: AR-15 is suitable for personal defense.

What'cha doin?

Wounded Iraq Vet Prepares to Die, Saying He's 'Ready to Go'

Thats Impossible! - Real Terminators-Robots that think, move like humans and fight our wars

It Is Time to Let the Georgia Mother Alone to Grieve!

A little advice for everyone watching SCOTUS this week.

Dick Durbin is up for re-election in 2014.

Some of you may be interested in this: Stocksy

Starbucks CEO tells anti-gay investor: 'sell your shares'

More Florida pics

View from Canada

Peru declares environmental state of emergency in its rainforest

BBC suspends Sri Lanka broadcasts due to 'interference'

Deadly Guanarito virus from Venezuela goes missing in Texas lab, officials say no need to panic

Remember the argument about work vs. private space?

Scottish government approves windfarm opposed by Donald Trump

Pope wants to stay in simple residence for now

I am so happy SCOTUS took up those gay marriage cases

And THAT, my friends, is how it's done…

Monsanto Releases New Genetically Modified, “Roundup-Ready” Super Humans

Jon Stewart Taking Hiatus From 'Daily Show' To Direct Film, 'Rosewater,' This Summer

Proving that cats are superior to dogs (video)

Nancy Pelosi Calls For Federal Paid Sick Leave Legislation

Why are online job applications so brutal?

Thank You, Dr. Jonas Salk

NAMING THE DEAD: Journalists Exposing Civilian Victims of US Drone Attacks

Suit filed in JJ’s explosion (Kansas City restaurant destroyed by natural gas leak)

How do you know if people have put you on ignore ?

Ben Carson, admirable man with a mistaken philosophy (Cynthia Tucker)

University of Texas students want campus police to let up on marijuana arrests

What I WISH Ted Olson had said to Justice [sic] Scalia . . .

Seal Team 6 member disputes Esquire magazine article about killing of bin Laden

tweet about complete twit

love minus zero / no limit

Petition:Tell the GOP and the Nation, No cuts to Social Security benefit


Clarence Thomas: Pro Marriage Equality?

Food Fraud Database Lets Us All Play Detective

GOP intellectual Rush Limbaugh concludes that permitting same sex marriage would legalize pedophilia

juries and the ignore function

The History Channel Has Done It Again!

Cue Seth MacFarlane: Medic treating wounded British soldier gets asked to "show her boobs"

Drunk Guys: Intoxicated man buys python from gypsy, which tries to eat sleeping friend

Several people who do not know each other have suddenly changed their Facebook profile picture

Glenn Beck: Government retaliating against Michele Bachmann by putting Somalis in her district

Dominic Deville, An Evil Birthday Clown, Stalks Your Child For A Fee

it's not loving v virginia weighing on the SCOTUS mind.

Kids At ClusterFox Gets A Rash From Jim Carrey.

Ecuador courts Chinese oil bids for Amazonian land

Gov. Gashole Makes Head of Envi. Protection into Part-Time Job, Appoints Aide w/o Envi. Experience

Facebook and Equal Rights Profile Pictures

Brilliant tribute to Hugo Chavez by Mark Weisbrot!

Gee, thanks Justice Sotomayor

I will vote for Satan incarnate on the Nazi party ticket before I will vote for Mark Pryor again.

WTF? USA Today: Mother's actions after fatal shooting of baby questioned

Hormones In Saliva Predict Aggression And Violence In Boys

The Fatal Flaw in the Anti-Gay Marriage argument

Fox News radio host: LGBT rights make Christians ‘second-class citizens’

Santiago toddler case--two arrests and a gun today

The Fighters, The Dreamers, The Believers.....Powerful

I miss Hee-Haw


Supreme Court On Gay Marriage: 'Sure, Who Cares'

Ford CEO cites yen worry, opposes free trade talks with Japan

Church volunteer busted for spiking kids’ Easter eggs with ADHD meds

How to recognize CaliforniaPeggy's precious sweetums kittycat:

Bluesbassman's band was REALLY confused when he started playing with his little dinghy on stage.

How to tell when your cat's been ordering things online with your credit card:

Carl: Daryl, stop being a jerk! ... Daryl: I didn't do NOTHIN', y'all!!!

Road less traveled, his ass!!! MiddleFingerMom ALWAYS knew which road to take.

Fellow DUer's please remember this about Marco Rubio

At the Renaissance Faire, MFM posed for a joke photo with his, um... you know -- "girlfriend".

Doctor shows heartless GOP Senate video of what assault rifles do when bullet explodes inside you

Missing heat found in oceans, global warming has accelerated in past 15 years

Pot-Roasted Chicken with Spring Vegetables - one of the best chicken dishes I have ever made.

Dumb Criminals: Iowa man to police: this is not the prostitute I am looking for!

Republican Strategery is Easy to Understand

Howard Dean Vows to Flip State Legislatures

Prospects for Legal Marijuana? Higher and Higher

I hope UP! with the new guy is merely changing hosts...

guess who's 7 years old today?

Seeing Red: Human Rights Campaign’s marriage equality logo goes viral

Fuck you Jonas Salk

George Bush painting his feet.

You Don't 'Own' Your Own Genes:companies have essentially claimed the entire human genome for profit

It speaks for itself, and I have nothing to add other than I'm surprised B & N will carry it

The Drinkers' Drinking Thread. Tell us your tales.

My son got a job, a really great job!

Just read something about John Lennon...

Concrete slab and I need to remove two inches by three inches off of a corner

David Miliband to step down as MP

And now we have John Lennon's Glasses Troofers

SO.... fuck you, Jack Dalrymple

Jeff Sharlet's Book "The Family" Makes NYT Best Seller List

TV’s Great Women Part I: ‘Community’s Britta Perry

Obama signs spending bill, avoids government shutdown

Any other XKCD fans obsessively following "Time"?

Time Magazine, that would be a "BINGO!"

I may be getting more taste buds back

Well, I guess that I'm NOT a "Real American"

Researchers discover how model organism Tetrahymena plays roulette with seven sexes

Research Reveals Almost All Climate Science Denial Books Linked To Conservative Think Tanks

GOP (Greedy One Percent) Logo

Islamists, Securlar Rebels Battle in Syria Over Nusra Front's Call for Islamic State

Brunswick toddler's mother responds to negative accusations against her

So Liberty University and Kirk Cameron are teaming up to produce a movie

I believe we all were…


C'mon, all the cool kids are doing it…

Game streaming live at Phillies' minor league park (urinal gaming system)

Canadian Infographic!

Mother, aunt of Georgia baby murder suspect arrested, charged with lying

You will never in a million years guess who I am having a conversation with on FB right now.

Sherry West may have a bipolar or schizophrenic disorder and that may be...

Wastewater Injection Spurred Biggest Earthquake Yet, Says Study

Natural Occurrence

my contribution to the Human Rights Campaign's "equality" image

Federal judge dismisses EWTN lawsuit against HHS contraception mandate

Why Noam Chomsky Is the Subject of Relentless Attacks by Corporate Media and Establishment

In regards to the procreation reason for marriage

I had no idea how profound misogyny was

I tell you, patient non-compliance with treatment is one of the worst things about this profession.

Blind Tyrone man caught in cattle barn with rubber glove and broom shaft

A Marxist's view of Hugo Chavez and the Bolivarian Revolution

Ralph Reed's logic

About that Rush bust in the MO state capitol . . .

Celanese to make ethanol from Natural Gas

Of all the senators to favor gay marriage, Mark Begich may have most on the line

Did you know that Democratic Underground is an advocacy website, and Drudge Report is not?

Does anyone know Acrobat X 10.1.6? I can *not* figure out how to flatten a file.

This is just what we need

Doctor Shows Video Describing How Bullets Explode inside Body in front of Senate Judiciary Committee

How to delete account?

Coskata switches focus to Ethanol from natural gas

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Hackers Target Tibetan Activists With Android Trojan Virus

While We're Talking About Marriage Equality, Here's A Little Something For The Religious Extremists

NYT: F.A.A. May Loosen Curbs on Fliers’ Use of Electronics

My blender came and now that I know I'm not going into the hospital -- it's SMOOTHIE time!!!

In Memory of Dr. Henry “Hank” Oyama

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 27 March 2013

Just came across the perfect example of not having a camera available