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Archives: September 20, 2013

Dairy Queen Manager Kicks Cash-Stealing Meanie Out Of Store, Redeems Humanity

Los Gatos: New restrictions approved for gun shops

question about kidney-stone related fees

217 politicians making $174,000 told families making less than $15,000 to fuck off...

He looks over my handout doubtfully. "Why aren't you endorsing So-and-So?" he asks.

Has anyone put in an Ikea Kitchen

The Rox help the Bucs with the ole hidden ball trick. >>

Texas Board of Education Looks to ‘Get More Bible’ Into Textbooks

Dangerous Typhoon Usagi headed for Taiwan and Hong Kong

TCM Schedule for Friday, September 20, 2013 -- Friday Night Spotlight - Future Shock!

You could kick me in the shins tonight and not piss me off... because

Orange County School Board declares impasse w/ teachers. They make more $$ than 61% of OCPS teachers

Are you still happy that the Bush taxcuts were not ended?

The Newsroom - Will McAvoy - New Kind of Republican

loyalty to the administration isn't the point...loyalty to the cause IS.

Tom Dely's Conviction Overturned on Appeal by Texas Appeals Court.

My Name Is Jason, I’m A 35-Yr-Old White Male Combat Veteran…And I’m On Food Stamps

House GOP Aide: 'Nancy Pelosi Is More Well-Liked' Than Ted Cruz

TCM Schedule for Saturday, September 21, 2013 - The Essentials: Screenplay by Robert Riskin

TCM Schedule for Sunday, September 22, 2013 - Tonight on TCM: Sundays With Hitch

Panel rules for Chevron in Ecuador Amazon case

Tell me what you love and hate most about your kitchen

Sigh. 12-year-old African American girl forced to pretend she was a slave for class field trip

Friends don't send each other chain letters.

Ecuador, Argentina meet amid energy concerns

How come you only read about this crap on Progressive web sites??

PETA plans 'payback' billboard after elk hunter is gored

can y’all smell what pres obama’s cooking?

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Just Shoot Me & a new Kitteh gif

Papantonio: Millennials Reject The Obama Myth

Republicans really like to stick their.... whatever, between a woman's legs

Craig T. "Coach" Nelson explains food stamps to Glenn Beck

The more poverty increases, the more we'll see outbreaks

Happy Hour with Aristus and Will Shakespeare. Ask us anything.

Cli-Fi: Birth of a Genre

Eugene Robinson: Obama must not yield on Obamacare, debt ceiling or shutdown

West Wing - In God We Trust Episode #131 - Barlet, Vinick, Ice Cream and Religion

Chipotle’s self-serving deception: A “vegetarian” bait-and-switch

town fights white supremacy takover

A letter from the 4th Century

Countering the right-wing BS about food stamps (SNAP) with FACTS

"Conservatives are livid over Obama's improvised success in Syria"

Whoopie! The Red Sox are going to the playoffs.

The Republican Party Collapses as John McCain Attacks Obamacare Defunders as Irrational

Fleet of Enormous Alien Spacecraft sighted near Olympic Mts. 50 mi. NW of Seattle

UPDATED**So WHY did our Gov deny Venezuelan President Maduro airspace access for China trip????

Breaking Bad's Walter White Rips Rush Limbaugh a New One

A comment I posted to the NY Times editorial, "The March to Anarchy"

Cool pano pic of Volcano, moon, and moonbow

Flying Eagle Point Of View

Ugly new meme winding through Facebook-land....

How will Pope Francis' new positions on wedge issues affect elections in the USA?

Let's create a victim of gun violence quilt

Your Brain on GMO's

Aristus Appreciation Thread

Ted Cruz Infuriates House GOP By Conceding Defeat On Obamacare Repeal

Watch Conservative Media's Favorite Benghazi Myth Fall Apart (Rep. Cummings/Mullen/Pickering)

Foul-mouthed pro-gun Pennsylvania police chief loses his job

I heard tonight Ted Cruz was a Rhodes Scholar. How'd he do that?

Iran will not build nuclear weapons, says Rouhani (this is a BFD)

You just can't SHUT THE FUNK UP!!!

Did I read self portrait? Here's one though a little late for "purple". Spoiler: Bruise on my arm.

Co workers was fired today..on the spot..

Colombia Liberal senator compares Uribe aide to Nazi propaganda minister

President Obama: "Republicans In Congress Don't Seem To Be Focused

Wisconsin: The new war on the poor

Gary Shaw interview, Black Op Radio "Conspiracy of Silence"

How Chris Andersen got duped -- and finally cleared his name

Yes, we'll remember

Update! Clip of Allanah explaining what the Pres said to do with your note after you show it..

"Chart: Washington Gridlock Linked to Income Inequality"

Texas man executed for ambush that killed 4 women

Venezuela says U.S. bans Maduro from flying over Puerto Rico

Tucson dad upset charter school has no nurse

NEVER FORGET - Bush corporate tax-cuts did NOT Expire

McClatchy: U.S.-Backed Syrian Rebels Being Shoved Aside by Radical Islamists

Venezuelan foreign minister says US prohibited flight by President Maduro over Puerto Rico

Privatization Profiteers from Pinochet’s Chile May Yet Face Prison

And now, in honor of today's GOP atrocity, a few words from St. James:

"Why The South Is More Violent Than The Rest Of America"

Light Workers, or good vibration senders, facilitators,

Obama Takes On Coal With First-Ever Carbon Limits

Lawrence O’Donnell: Ted Cruz 'Wicked Stupid' If He Thinks He Can Defund Obamacare

Navy Yard gunman began by shooting people he worked with, investigators and witnesses say

National Archives launches searchable collection of over 100,000 documents from Nation's Founders

Finnish archaeologist digs up ancient civilization in Brazil

Finnish archaeologist digs up ancient civilization in Brazil

Fukushima Operator Dumps 1,000 Tons Of Polluted Water In Sea

Forget about Abbott v. Davis. How about Cruz v. Perry?

Forget about Abbott v. Davis. How about Cruz v. Perry?

June-August Worldwide Ocean Surface Temperature Was Warmest on Record


Dakotas, Texas and Nevada sue EPA

Chelsea Clinton- my first exposure to the grown woman

Local (Amarillo) whistleblowers in Goodwin Orthodontics (Medicaid) fraud case could get money

"The March to Anarchy" by THE EDITORIAL BOARD at the NY Times

DeLay may sue Travis County district attorney after court overturns conviction


Saw this on Rachel, cracked me up. Dog looks just like Putin!

just got back from my kid's curriculum night at school.

El Paso Sen. Rodríguez: US needs to investigate all Texas school districts for cheating

No warrant worries: Texas’ DPS says it’s safe to apply for voter ID

Putin says no discrimination of gays in Russia

Putin: If Berlusconi was gay ‘no one would lay a finger on him’

Post a picture of great architecture here:

Beautiful Light Brigade video from Wisconsin; No to KXL // Overpass Light

Multiple people (11), including 3-year-old, shot at South Side park

"It's easier to make it inside than outside"

FBI infiltrator in anti-war movement ( do you recognize them? )

This is an important post regarding recent comments by Sanders and others that the base is split,

Young Members Of Congress Team Up To Create "Future Caucus"

11 shot in Chicago park, no fatalities immediately reported

Senator Tim Kaine proves able in spelling bee showdown

End the Cultural Genocide in South Dakota against Our Lakota People

2013 National Press Club Centennial Spelling Bee (Politicians vs Reporters)

Middle-Class Decline Mirrors The Fall Of Unions In One Chart

New Poll: 94% of Americans support background checks

Government shut down not REALLY a shut down...

Lax chlorine standards likely contributed to brain-eating amoeba in St. Bernard water

Goldman EToys Settlement Approved as Judge Refuses to Seal Terms

Gov. Bobby Jindal calls legal challenge to school vouchers 'immoral'

San Leandro mayor halts plans to raise China flag Oct. 1

GOP Health Care Plan More Salve The Rich Tripe

Reason #37 to love Rottweilers...

Civil rights groups seek end to collection of government reports on 'suspicious activity'

Man who killed 2 Wis. cops in 1975 could go free


Obama to meet with Congressional leaders on both sides next week

Millennial's Apologize for Being So Terrible...

This is disgusting!

Christ Cathedral, the former Crystal Cathedral, reaches 60 million of its 100 million fundraising

11 people, including a 3 year old, shot in Chicago

Pinochet spy chief lies about 'dirty war': Allende

Allende: Pinochet Spy Chief Lies About 'Dirty War

chicago: 11 People Shot at South Side Park

Ken Hechler, oldest living ex-Congressman, aide to FDR & Truman, celebrates his 99th birthday today

“I have survived but 40 years later we still await truth and justice”

12 days

Pennsylvania police chief gets termination notice after anti-liberal rants, firing weapons on video

Epic piece of trash, Mark Kessler, gets shit-canned for "anti-liberal rantings"...

Administration Presses Ahead With Limits on Emissions From Power Plants

For the last time, what's your answer?

The Guardian: "Syria's War More Complex Than Ever As Both Sides Face Internal Divisions

Top Afghan official defects to Taliban

Kissinger and Chile: In an Age of Vigilantes, There Is Cause for Optimism

Honest Scarecrow (parody of Chipotle commerical commercial)

'Road rage' leaves two drivers dead

Road Rage and easy access to firearms

Photo of President Obama helping a young guest at the White House:

Yay! "Obama Nominates Native American Woman to Federal Court"

Lack of male role models, abusive childhood, subsequent self hatred.

Enlighten me over carrying guns

Hoxton artist pays tribute to Chilean icon Victor Jara’s “broken hands”

Reclaiming Parkland by Jim DiEugenio

Justice Dept. watchdog never probed judges' NSA concerns

Argentina: judge orders arrest of Franco-era officials accused of torture

Argentina: judge orders arrest of Franco-era officials accused of torture

My service dog

finally: Pa. Town Council Votes to Fire Foul-Mouthed Police Chief

You are never too old to cuddle:

Hedge fund billionaire: Fed's move 'fantastic' for the rich

US denies Maduro airspace access for China trip: Venezuela

Always follow the script! (comic)

Major crush on someone 12 years younger than me-Is it wrong?

Bill De Blasio Opens Huge Lead Over Joe Lhota In Quinnipiac Mayoral Poll

How The U.S. Military Plans To Hijack The Airwaves

Steak, vodka and caviar

Oops-Contractor that vetted Snowden says it also ran background check for Navy Yard shooter

Defend this, Defenders! President Obama speaks out on Trade Promotion Authority

Blair's bunker: leaked emails reveal real story of rows, abuse and threats

What A Relief!

The Daily Show Hodgeco. The modern workforce. Very funny

Top TPP trade negotiators in D.C. and nary a news story. President pushes for TPA

Dairy Queen manager's good deed gets attention – even Warren Buffett's

FTAs aren't trade agreements. They're vehicles to deregulate international investment

Understanding the Doctors Who Perform Late-Term Abortions and the Women who Get Them

Russian military storm Greenpeace Arctic oil protest ship

Family Saves 7 Giant Puppies Marked to Die for Possible Ringworm

Find something to be happy about today (20 Sep 2013)

WTW? Wife slain after putting ketchup lid on too tightly, prosecutor says

Scientists Plead to Education Board "Not to Let Texas Once Again Become a National Embarrassment"

The White House is Stuffed With People Who are Clueless About Economics

Inside the Georgia Militia Murders

New spiny rat discovered in 'birthplace of evolution'

McCain editorial makes it to 'The world's only reliable news'

Winning the Race to the Bottom': Obama Moves to Fast-Track the TPP

Bhairavi Desai of Taxi Workers Alliance Elected to AFL-CIO Executive Council

Boy with Down syndrome among nominees for homecoming king at Papio-LV South

Climate Skeptic Groups Launch Global Anti-Science Campaign

Counting the Afghan Dead: America's 'Unconscionable Oversight'

Veterans May Receive Contamination Benefits (Camp Lejeune)

Why Iran seeks constructive engagement - By Hassan Rouhani, president of Iran

Afghanistan, corruption and Karzai

Here's The Full, Extremist-To-Moderate Spectrum Of The 100,000 Syrian Rebels

Tell me again ...

Yemen violence: Twin attacks on army 'kill 30'

Rand Paul: GOP Is 'Winning' Like Charlie Sheen!

GOP Rep: Cruz Has 'Abused,' 'Bullied' House Republicans

NASA’s Plutonium Problem Could End Deep-Space Exploration

"I can even lie in my sleep!" . . . Please come CAPTION Darrell Issa!!!

NSA Sends Letter to Its ‘Extended’ Family to Reassure Them That They Will ‘Weather’ This ‘Storm’

Putin: No discrimination against gays, but Russia needs to encourage heterosexual couples

rising alzheimer's creates strain on caregivers

A fond farewell to my old friend from the Hitler Youth

Understanding the Doctors Who Perform Late-Term Abortions and the Women who Get Them

'I felt him breathe': Escape from the Navy Yard

Counting the Afghan Dead: America's 'Unconscionable Oversight'

Elizabeth Warren Probes Education, Treasury Departments Over Sallie Mae

researchers turn to cannons to save elusive birds

'Winning the Race to the Bottom': Obama Moves to Fast-Track the TPP

Major US Phone Companies' Silence on NSA Bulk Data Collection Speaks Volumes

This administration gets crappier daily.....

Hundreds of Syria rebels pledge loyalty to Qaeda groups: activists

NATO 'Conducting Investigation' into Drone Strike That May Have Killed a Dozen Civilians

"What we accept as reality seems from afar like something Alexis heard from the voices in his head"

Robert Fisk in Damascus: Assad's troops may be winning this war in Syria's capital.....

Creepy koch bros ad to get young people to opt out of Obamacare

Food Stamp vote in the US House yesterday

What happened to the fundrace donor database?

John Green explains the U.S. Health Care disaster:

David Sirota: Learning From a Thousand-Year Flood

Searching for Sustainable Models of Activism, Two Years After the Occupy Movement

Four days is about right. The math is working nicely. (No, it isn't secret.)

Public Education in the Crosshairs - ALEC's Private Scholarship Tax Credits

Premier League clubs refuse to back rainbow lace campaign

Sandy Gouged Hole In Fire Island, Restoring Bay To Health After Years Of Algae Blooms

How a young boy's birthday wish was granted by a home improvement store

Friday TOON Roundup 1 -The Insane Anarchists

Send in the clowns. . . . Please come CAPTION John Boehner!!!

Friday TOON Roundup 2 - Running to stand still

Friday TOON Roundup 3 -Gunz

The best (and worst) quotes from the silly House climate hearing

Healthy Bird Populations Key To Beetle Control On Coffee Farms; Up To $300/Ha In Pest Protection

Friday TOON Roundup 4 - The Rest

Barney Frank: Public weariness of war extends to Afghanistan as well---Lets Get Out---ASAP

Navy Yard shooter latest in series of servicemen booted from military but still able to buy guns

Texas Board of Education (cartoon)

How the NFL Fleeces Taxpayers

Syria rebels agree Azaz ceasefire

"This is Treason!" Democrats Call-in To C-SPAN This Morning

From the makers of the Republican Dictionary, there is now the Rich-Poor Dictionary

The Many Small Ways Americans Are Adapting to Climate Change

Iranian President Calls For 'Constructive Engagement' With U.S. In Op-Ed

Fake "beef" from China, how to tell if it is in your dog food

Sterilizing a Child, for a Better Life

Woman sends 3 y/o named Jihad, to school in a t-shirt marked "Jihad, Born September 11, I am a bomb"

Angered by chemical deal, Syrian rebels may lose the West

Economy Poll: Adults Are More Anxious Than Ever, but Teens Are Upbeat

Cutest Obama + Kid Picture (Evah) I must admit, it is hard Not to like our president

Syria has given chemical weapons details to watchdog

How Fake 2nd Amendment History Kills

Watchdog gets 'declaration' from Syria regarding chemical weapons

An Obama Win Means a Right Wing Hissy Fit. Be Prepared!

Free The TPP! The Pacific free trade deal that's anything but free

Obamacare: Explain it like I'm five

NC Police Claim Christian Carrying Cross Violates ‘Dangerous Weapons’ Law

U.S. Orders More Steps to Curb Stiff Drug Sentences

Papantonio: Victories For Organized Progressives

One good thing about GTA.

When The NSA built their Star Trek replica they forgot one major item:

Speedy releases new trend among NFL quarterbacks

Was September cooler when you were a child?

Breaking: Obama administration moving ahead with limits on emissions from power plants

Man diagnosed with brewing beer in his stomach. (Wait! Wut!?!?)

Putting Leash on World's Private Armies No Easy Task

$325 through the doctor, $21 on Amazon

TIA program with Mikey Weinstein on Saturday will be a high security event

The GOP: The Party of Accountability

Huge News for Mother Earth

more of this under the TPP. Eli Lilly files $500M NAFTA suit against Canada over drug patents

EPA sets first ever curbs on power plant pollution

University of Alabama sororities are racist against blacks

The GOP’s body snatchers

This Porpoise Slaughter Is Seven Times Bigger Than the Cove’s, So Why Haven’t You Heard About It?

Bill Nye Discusses Why We Must Keep Religion Out Of Science Books

Good what?!?! (More Benghazi madness)

Super Typhoon Usagi heads for Hong Kong

Former herder reveals perils of being a shaman in atheist China

Prof. Richard D. Wolff on Economics in Media and the Economy Pts. I & II -

Watchdog gets 'declaration' from Syria regarding chemical weapons

Amazing 3-D Pencil Drawings

Miss Dominica-Natural Hair Beauty Queen (Miss World 2013)

Israeli forces manhandle EU diplomats, seize West Bank aid

Shutting down the government will having nothing to do with the way people will vote

Suspected al Qaeda attacks on Yemeni forces kill around 40

Bombs inside Sunni mosque in Iraq kill 15: police, medics

Rachel Maddow - Anti Obamacare ad loses message in creepiness

Atheist teacher to get his dues after six years

ACLU faults 'suspicious activity' reporting by law enforcement

Good guy with a gun shot by a bad guy w/a gun Indianapolis officer fatally shot during domestic call

Pope blasts abortion after decrying focus on rules

Immigration activist Enrique Morones—calmly hand pasty-white Bill his pasty-white ass

Gay Catholic man from Hilliard says sexuality, faith coexist

"I call 'em like I wanta see 'em." . . . Please come CAPTION Bill Cunningham!!!

Pelosi: GOP just doesn't like Obama

Detroit’s Newest Gang: A ‘Mower Gang’ That Restores Closed Parks

Pic Of The Moment: GOP Congressman Complains About Paycheck, Votes To Slash Food Stamps

New rules for coal-fired power plants?

Are you prepared to witness the most awesome creation in the World?

The Crazy Party - By PAUL KRUGMAN - Can we say “hoist with their own petard”?

More Guns Equal More Deaths, Study Finds

It's a gorgeous day here weather-wise, how about your day ?

Wedding photography failure

Debt ceiling fight 'damn dumb,' says Warren Buffett

CalPERS shows how to lower hospital costs... should be adopted by every employer/ins co.

Kingsford the Piglet Goes for a Swim

America's Power Plan (Includes youtube presentations)

Inquirer Columnist: Corbett unpopular because he is callous, mean-spirited & has no accomplishments

White House vows to veto Republican bill to cut food stamps

Morales calls Obama criminal and says he will sue the US in international court

Legless lizard discovered near LAX (and no, it's not a snake)

Anyone ever heard of The Free Patriot group?

Obama headed to prison, his presidency is DOOMED.

Some Awful NAFTA Chapter 11 Arbritration Cases- and a chart

Today in Peace & Justice history on September 20, 1906

Ex-New England Patriots' Star Parents Threaten To Sue For Outing Hooligan Kids Read more: http://w

Rachel Maddow - GOP implodes over War on Obamacare

Adjunct teachers and college students: what does your university pay per three credit hour course?

Federal Gov't Appeals Hobby Lobby Case to Supreme Court

Signs of Distress Multiplied on Killer’s Path to Navy Yard

Nigerian village attack by extremists in army fatigues leaves 140 dead

question about lemongrass

Senator Diane Feinstein’s Husband Selling Post Offices to Cronies on the Cheap

Are Closeted Atheists Cowards?

House Set to Pass Spending Bill That Cuts Health Funds

Watching the House Vote

Five possible ways around the Debt Ceiling

Homophobic Heckler Owned

Hitchcock Leaf.

House votes 230-189 to fund government, defund ObamaCare

An unlikely band of brothers

Apple's new product release expected to break records - just remember who dies for our toys

Brazilian rancher convicted over murder of US nun Dorothy Stang

Secretary Kerry: Remarks With Dutch Foreign Minister Frans Timmermans Before Their Meeting

why must we all have porn of some form, in our life?

Study Shows Poverty's Shocking Effects On The Human Brain - Bryce Covert Discusses

Anyone installed the new IOS 7.0 for iPad?

party pride

France bans participation in beauty pagents for anyone under 16

13 shot in park last night, including 3 year-old.

Olive Garden Parent Company Profits Drop

Remains of MIA special forces soldier identified

NYPD Secretly Declares Entire Mosques Terrorist Orgs, Rips Hijabs Off Muslim Children

Government Shutdown (Poll)

Pope blasts abortion after decrying focus on rules

Another perspective..."Affordable" Care Act

Hagee: Navy Yard Shooting a Sign of Jesus' Imminent Return

UKIP's Godfrey Bloom under fire over 'demeaning' joke

How to loose an election: look divided and self-occupied.

2 Armed Drivers Dead After Road Rage-Fueled Shootout

USAF nearly detonated atomic bomb over North Carolina – secret document

House passes spending bill, pushes U.S. closer to shutdown

Government reports on 'suspicious activity' by Americans!!

Russia Seizes Greenpeace Ship for Investigation

Thanks, Idiots.

Home Depot Sending 20,000 Part-Timers to Health Exchanges

All Nonconsensual Sex is Sexual Assault: How We Categorize and Minimize Rape

Women Waiting Tables Provide Most of Female Gains in U.S.

U.S. allows Venezuelan officials to fly over United States

Wife slain after putting ketchup lid on too tightly, prosecutor says

Assad Submits Chemical Arms List Amid U.S.-Russia Tension

#ByeByeGOP Republicans in a no-win scenario

Russian War Games on Baltic Border Spark Security Fears

Ken Blackwell doing what he does best...

Borowitz: House Republicans Line Up for Free Annual Physicals Before Defunding Obamacare

Yankees SP Andy Pettitte announces retirement

Iran Welcomes Obama Offer of Nuclear Program Talks, Adviser Says

The owners of the Ambassador Bridge are suing Canada via NAFTA

Chicken processed in China and you won't know

So will the Senate "bipartisan" the SNAP cuts?

Academics join CUNY David Petraeus protests as NYPD arrests six students

So weary. Just finished a discussion with another working-class person

Republican Congressman Says ‘Ted Cruz Is A Fraud’ (VIDEO)

GOP today, nuff said

Hey GOP Christians

**Breaking Bad-dicts!** Last two episodes will be 75 min. long!

A Tale of Two Mass Shootings

Hundreds Of Syria Rebels Pledge Loyalty To Qaeda Groups: Activists

Chuck Todd says he is not suppose to report the facts to the public

Anti-gay marriage bill draws ire of LGBT advocates

Syria Rebels Fracturing As The Free Syrian Army Condemns Jihadists

Senate tees up historic vote on gay appellate court nominee

Coca-Cola Apologizes for Offensive Bottle Cap

Some of you might remember me posting about google siting one of their Data Centers here

I've got a new House Fire Show starting at 1PM ET today

Money can be a real pain in the butt

Revamps for Olive Garden, Red Lobster failing

Countdown is down to hours!!!

As Virginia Republicans Cue Coal Hysteria, Here Are a Few Actual Facts

Never forget about Katrina. History will not be kind to GWB for this.

Tabs don't light up

Meet Don Ward, Shoe Shiner Extraordinaire

The devil went down to Florida

Pope blasts abortion after decrying focus on rules

Toxic tea

Senior U.S. Republican to target state, local tax deduction

SMOKE Break, please read and comment

Pope encourages doctors NOT to perform abortions

What's keeping Ted Cruz from finally renouncing his Canadian citizenship? An expert investigates

Private Prisons Demand States Maintain Maximum Capacity Or Pay Fees

Census Survey Finds NYC Poverty Rate On The Rise

Ohio second in nation with number of jobs lost in August, Labor Department says (Georgia 1st)

Gohmert is on the floor of the house speaking and peppering his words with

House Republicans Line Up for Free Annual Physicals Before Defunding Obamacare

Grrrr...avatar help...again!

Obama Names Large Campaign Donor Goldman Sachs Exec Bruce Heyman As Ambassador To Canada

Darrel Issa lies. Fox repeats and supports his lies. Lather, rinse, repeat.

Wisconsin Union Fight Rumbles Toward State Supreme Court

After a Crisis of Faith, Finding a New Secular Mission

RSA warns over NSA link to encryption algorithm

Find the Demographics, Social and Economic Status for Your Congressional District.

Are journalist shield laws unconstitutional?

Why I am so obsessed with the TPP. I think it's the most important issue of the day

Retraction and Apology to Our Readers for Mint Press Article on Syria Gas Attack

Oh, the perils of being a wild card

Thom Hartmann: Here's a Capitalist Who Doesn't Understand Capitalism

iTunes Radio is incredible. Much better variety and focus than Pandora.

Defund Congresscare!

Who were the two Dems who voted with the GOP?

O'Reilly Blasts GOP Effort To Defund Obamacare As 'Fanaticism'

Equinox Arrives September 22nd

So now we're expected to have serious "debates" about whether journalists need to be approved

"I'm not a feminist..."

Pa. pagan festival aims to dispel misconceptions

Two Years After ‘Occupy’ — Joy Arises, Rules Fall Apart

POTUS Speaking Live

Brilliant innovation:Cargo ship with a hull so huge it acts as a SAIL. Halves fuel.

Hillary Clinton's Image Control: Security Swipes Man's Phone, Erases Pic Of Her At Speech

Pink Lemonade? Are there really Pink Lemons?

RWW: America-Haters Beck,Barton endorse Blackwell's vote-rigging scheme.

De Blasio Talks Income Gap As Second Poll Shows Him With Sizable Lead In Mayor's Race

Al-Qaida Kills At Least 38 Yemeni Troops As The Group's Branches Grow Bolder Across Region

In simple language, what is the TPP?

Uh Oh... somone actually listened to me...

Space Sim fans: "X" Series Humble Weekly Sale (Linux and Mac included)

CNN Just Did It Again - The President Is Making An Economic Speech In Missouri And Just When He....

What's for Dinner ~Friday ~ September 20th

What is the foundation of Pagan ethics?

So, let me get this straight - right now, the entire world economy hangs on the

Christian Parents Memorialize Gay Son

Tunisian women 'waging sex jihad in Syria'


Woooo I have a new laptop

Movie Spoilers ONLY...

The other Salem witch trials

Idiot Repuke sycophants celebrate vote to defund healthcare.

The Rude Pundit - The Next Step in Budget Blackmail: Forced Resignation?

Dear Mr. POTUS, I loved your speech that you made to the auto workers

House GOP launches shutdown battle by voting to defund Obamacare

7 Traits of Magical People

Fascism and Corporations

When things go wrong in MIRT.

THIS is whats wrong with this country today

Actual Accountability: CFPB Fines JP Morgan Chase for Fraud

Kid President's Pep Talk to Teachers and Students!

State Pension System Underfunded Because of High Risk Investments (w/high fees to firms)

"My Name Is Jason, I’m A 35-Yr-Old White Male Combat Veteran…And I’m On Food Stamps"

More oil, gas damage reported through Weld (Colorado)

How bad is GOP infighting? FOX news coughs up a hair ball, can't decide which side to back.

Report: Obama and Rouhani may be ready for historic handshake next week

Downballot Democratic prospects

Unintended result of San Jose's plastic bag ban

Lindsey Graham Already Queuing Up The Next Conflict (resolution to attack Iran)


How Right Wing's Fake 2nd Amendment History Kills

NFL, M.I.A. in “secret legal war” over Super Bowl halftime show

If I were young and unmarried,

Greetings!"OMG! These school pride T-shirts say what?"

"Top Secret America": this is exactly source of extended excerpts + graphics I wanted to post on DU.

House immigration group collapses

Is this in the Bible ?

Gone Is The Age of Blood Feuds, Iran's Rouhani Follows in Putins Footsteps with op ed, NBC News:

repurposing convenience store contribution canisters

Kathleen Vinehout making moves to run for Wisconsin governor

Conservative Republicans are demonic and so are their ideals

A law that specifies "journalist" is as illegitimate as a law that specifies "Muslim"

What Movie Quote Best Sums Up The GOP/Tea Party/House of Representatives?

Air Force officials admit A-10 fleet on chopping block ( Davis-Monthan base, Tucson)

I don't know about the rest of you

SECRET Document revealed US nearly detonated atomic bomb over North Carolina –

Krugman on Food Stamps and the supposed "explosion of moocherism"

Caroline Herschel

This just in - Ebeneezer Scrooge rejects Republicans

Some group ought to come to America and film what the low-income people endure

GOPers after putting millions more in food stamp program (Trickle Down/Deregulation disaster) now

Two Texas House Republicans drop out of the Immigration Committee blaming Obama

Obama Takes On Coal: First President to implement strict carbon limits

KU Journalism professor David W. Guth placed on leave for anti-NRA tweet

NYT: The House Republicans' Ghoulish Defunding Rally

GOP destruction is worse than America realizes

On CNN Homepage...Guy to the right of Boehner....Priceless


Royal Society for the Protection of Birds erecting wind turbine at HQ

The Era of Corporate Colonialism

How many punk rockers are right-wingers?

BlackBerry To Slash 4,500 Jobs In Restructuring

you just gotta love it. Rep. Peter King hopes healthcare repeal efforts expose Cruz as 'a fraud'

Is Calif Broken? New Huff Post Story suggests it is:

Dear Guy Who Just Made My Burrito: Have you ever been to earth?

Rush Limbaugh's Latest Words Of WisDUMB ---->

Mr. President, I need an excuse for missing school today..

Writer calls on Putin to broker cease-fire in Chicago violence since Obama won't or can't

Companies Unplug From the Electric Grid, Delivering a Jolt to Utilities

Shit Now I've Gotta Wait Till October

Had a hard week? This will make your day. Leopard purrs while getting a massage.

Transients Hired to Buy New iPhone Fight After Being Denied Purchase, Police Say

The hand of Lounge's long reach: Olive Garden's profits tanking!1

Latest NASA Pic From Mercury Looks Like Han Solo Got Frozen On The Planet

Here Are All The Atheists In Congress

Fascist org Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press endorses FFIA

Dodgers' celebration called "classless"

Jim Hightower: Squeezing More Profits from Crummy Tomatoes

We cant solve the gun problem unless we solve the campaign finance problem.

Russian Group Issues Virulently Homophobic Video

Thom Hartmann: Did the populous rebellion tank Larry Summers?

Prepare for the Coming Economic Apocalypse

The same government contractor did background checks on Snowden and Navy Yard shooter

In about 48 hours, it's Autumn.

Alex Sink won't run for Florida governor

Rabble, rabble, rabble! I have finally reached the final mortgage payment -

Dear DU progressives: journalist shield laws are a good, not unconstitutional fascism

6% of scientist are Republican...

What The Cat Does

Report: BYU linebacker Spencer Hadley’s five-game honor code suspension is for partying in Las Vegas

There are Christians and then there are Christians.

Ankara police buildings attacked by rocket fire: report

This is very well said...

Minnesota regains all jobs lost in recession

Since when can Congress pass laws that strip federal & state courts of constitutional powers?

U.S. says ready for Iran talks based on 'mutual respect'


Trafficking case against Saudi princess dismissed

School Buss Driver Suspended...Texting &Driving, ... Cell Phone Video: Yahoo and ABC News:

Shark vs Crocodile

Canadian professor of 30 years and TOP environmental adviser to all levels of gov is a fraud

I am having trouble

Ed Shultz - ReTHUGS - let us PREY!!

Not The Onion: Cruz planning to filibuster Bill defunding Obamacare

Ex-probation chief gets 10 months for child porn

The not so itsy bitsy spider spinning

A list of those who voted for the Food Stamp cuts........

Man Cuts Off Testicles, Delays Wedding

Anyone else REALLY annoyed with the free advertisement on "news" shows for iphones

GOP are all anti-Obama. In other words . . .

Large number of food stamp recipients are Republicans...

Please ignore my last post.

New locales enter the offshore secrecy market

President Obama Slams Republicans For Risking Government Shutdown Over Defunding Obamacare

Breaking Bad question, no spoilers

Guatemala convicts ex-police chief for student leader's disappearance

Reaction to Free Flow of Information Act of 2013 (updated)

Republican Logic

"Big Banks Start Campaign to Destroy Credit Unions"

Free appliances if Denver Broncos shut out Oakland Raiders

anybody still use a push lawn mower?

Wonkbook: Shutting down the government won’t stop Obamacare. It might even help it.


Rotating Moon from LRO

Colorado ReTHUGs who voted against Federal assistance after Sandy

The 49ers/Seahawks rain outdraws nearly every other program last week...

The Era of Greed

Amanda Knox defends decision not to return to Italy for re-trial

Rainy day here in north Texas

Breaking Bad Marathon planned

Funny. ASK A SLAVE Ep 1: Meet Lizzie Mae

Pap and Seder: Are We Becoming Numb To Gun Violence?

We better not spike the football before we reach the end zone.

Transportation Safety Board says railroad crossing was working as it

The "Parable of the Talents"always bothered me-any of you folks have problems with it?

Weekend Economists Tickle the Ivories September 20-22, 2013

Referring to women with blatant sexist slurs

"The 113th Congress is a trainwreck"

Holy misogyny

If you were President, would you Veto

Never have so few done so much to screw so many

Sleazeball hires homeless people to sleep out for iPhones for him. Then refuses to pay them.

On The Lighter Side: Illusion Pics

Never mind the puppets, go after the puppet masters

Israeli forces manhandle EU diplomats, seize West Bank aid

"Remember When Republicans Hated 'Uncertainty'?"

No Time Left For Negotiations With Iran: Israeli Minister

American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) Draws Red Lines on Talks With Iran

Making his Fourth Appearance on Making Sense with Steve Leser, The Rude Pundit this Week...

Great Blue Heron in flight.

In the Most Epic GOP Smack Down of his Presidency Obama Obliterates House Republicans

Who would be stupid enough to elect this congressidiot?

Obama: "If we don't raise the debt ceiling, we'll be deadbeats"

That explains a lot, actually

Honduran Indigenous leaders at risk of unfair imprisonment

Officials: US Moves To Keep $500 Million For Egypt As It Mulls Suspending Or Maintaining Aid

Update: Vid of 3rd gen intro of PBO/Tours The Ford Stamping Plant in Liberty, MO..gets "mobbed" :)

Jews Now Minority in Israel and Territories

Family of shot girl thought she was on period

Fees charged to insurance helpers by @GovWalker criticized:

Great Egret in Flight!

Nancy Pelosi is saying the republicans want to shut down government.

How-a to-a make-a a pink-a pizza

Maddow: Obamacare Is Turning Into The GOP’s Waterloo And It’s Awesome

fancy dress up dinner next week!

The GOP Plan To Create More Starving Children In America

Where does Rev. Al find these people?

White House rounding up support for Yellen to take reins at Fed

Fracking Fluids in the Flood (Colorado)

Cool video of the foods of the Scottish Highlands and Islands

Al Sharpton is tearing Amy Kremar a new one


U.S. to establish cable link to Guantanamo base in two years

i pity the man...

Lawsuit accuses JPMorgan of exposing Social Security numbers

"The Money Behind the Shutdown Crisis"

Anyone else ready to say fuck it, let it shut down?

Vatican removes deputy bishop in Peru after sex abuse allegations

I need some clarification on "Made in America"

US nearly detonated atomic bomb over North Carolina – secret document

Conviction Overturned for New Orleans Cops Who Killed Two After Katrina

I watched a lady kick Hannity and Buchanan's ass last night!

SWC Slams Amnesty For Choosing Roger Waters To Present Award

Private prisons demand states maintain maximum capacity or pay fees

Syria meets deadline to submit chemical weapons list

Sports Groupites: How often do you post in the real world?

Prop. 8 players join bid to repeal (California) transgender law

Norway abandons Mongstad carbon capture plans

How Will Benjamin Netanyahu Confront Iran's Charm Offensive?

TSA Week in Review: 46 Firearms Discovered This Week (40 Loaded)

If the US is a nation of immigrants, doesn't that mean we were made by the rest of the world?

Canada-EU reach tentative deal on beef and pork


Parents want to sue ex-NFLer for outing brats

McCain is really pissed this time...

I guess that that it's just another one of their ways to say, "Fuck You, America."

I would like to see the Democrats turn the tables on Boehner and the Repubs...

Autumn means spectacular fall color...

RSC unveils the American Health Care Reform Act

Obama nominates Diane Humetewa, Hopi, as a federal judge

Watching "The Blues Brothers" again.

What have I ever done to make your party hate me so much, Mr. Boehner?

Republicans are evil...