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Archives: October 21, 2014

How are we related? My mother had a double first cousin. That

Ebola: What Airline Crew and Staff Need to Know

NY Magazine: Various Ignorant Americans panicking over Ebola

Obama Sees an Iran Deal That Could Avoid Congress

U.S. Humanitarian Aid Going to ... ISIS

Intern with Move to Amend!

Carbon Sequestration: Too Little, Too Late?

LA Kings defenseman arrested for domestic violence, NHL wastes no time in suspending him

CEO Of Oil Giant Total Reportedly Killed In Moscow Plane Crash

another family values republican....Alabama House Speaker Arrested on 23 Felony Charges

President speaks to a overflow crowd

Dumb Criminals: Wanted Tennessee Car Theif Didn't Pick Good Enough Hiding Spot

Dumb Criminals: Florida (Obviously) Man Caught Stealing Plumbing From Cracker Barrel

Interfaith Panel Attempts to Bridge Gap On Social Issues From Klinghoffer To Ferguson

Cop calls dog over with kisses then shoots it (update)

an open letter to democrats

New SunEdison Polysilicon Technology to Slash Cost of Solar Power (40¢/Watt by 2016)

Fear of Ebola, but not climate change?

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Growth Industries & a new kitteh gif!

Got a small surgery tomorrow - umbilical hernia

Very funny juxtaposition of ad and thread...

LGBT suicide and religion.

Getting a Grip on Ebola by Robert Reich

‘We’re losing!’: Rush Limbaugh accused by fan of letting Republicans down

Mary Burke turns up the heat on Scott Walker --Was on @edshow

Pa. Supreme Court suspends Justice McCaffery

These are the worst days of political campaigns...

The Role of the Family Scapegoat in Dysfunctional Families (trigger warning)

Our Most Powerful Renewable Resource is...

So voters are anxious and fearful. They feel like the world is out of control.

After getting married in IA, their business was recruited to cross the river too

Man tells President don't touch my girl while he was voting

Irish Nuns

This deadly viral epidemic frightens me

Into the forest

Instead Of Saying She Was 'Born A Boy,' Try The Way She Phrases It. She Nails It.

Panama suspends Supreme Court justice close to Martinelli over corruption charges

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 21 October 2014

The Best American Cities for Liberals and Conservatives, Quantified

Today in 1915: Alice Paul Speaks Out on a Suffrage Defeat in New Jersey

UN experts: Detroit should restore water to poor

PA State Supreme Court Justice McCaffery suspended in email porn scandal

Monarchs (dialup warning)

Survival of the Weirdest

That weird sobbing sound you hear is from @ChuckTodd

Could and have watched over and over and over again

about the "independents"

Police probe New Hampshire pumpkin fest melee

Forgotten Women of Film History: Marion Wong

Paralysed man walks again after cell transplant (BBC)

Forgotten Women of Film History: Marion Wong

U.N. Questions Israel On Palestinians' Rights

Poll: Brazil's leader gains ground in tight race

Florida Supreme Court Rejects Cell Phone Tracking by Police

Ukraine Used Cluster Bombs, Evidence Indicates

Playtime for Kitten

"Where's the rest of me?"

Getting off your Lazy Ass ????

Florida Supreme Court Rejects Cell Phone Tracking by Police

As someone who bikes everywhere, I think this is the most annoying thing I encounter.

New ad with Jeb Bush throws Crist under the bus

Martin Rouleau, Quebec driver shot by police, 'radicalized': RCMP

Wedding Bells are sounding for many in Arizona!

Report says U.S. may OK more centrifuges in Iran nuclear talks

Oscar de la Renta, Fashion Designer, Dies at 82

Who is watching The Blacklist?

And since I've done all the old ones / Till they've all been done in !

Heck of a job Brownie

Venezuela's Maduro approval rating drops to 30 percent, poll says

Colorado Dems: We Caught James O'Keefe and His Friends Trying to Bait Us Into Approving Voter Fraud

Weed for dogs in CO

Passing of my Grandmother

Omaha man recounts Ebola scare on cruise with worker who handled specimen

Why Venezuela is so desperate, in 5 easy charts

Jews Buy Homes in Contested Arab Area of Jerusalem - ABC News

Penn. Supreme Court Suspends Justice Over Pornographic Emails

Monica Lewinsky

Had a Cobb Salad for dinner tonight. Yummy. But darn if I couldn't

Poll: Alison Lundergan Grimes Trails Mitch McConnell By 1 Point

No charges to be filed against Superior Police Officer accused of excessive force

Tough Re-Election, Veteran Anti-Israel Congressman Now Supports Jewish State

GOP governors don't see 'Obamacare' going away

Thanks to Hospice Workers

Latest Iowa absentee ballot numbers (as of October 19)

KGUN9:Grassroots effort claims racial profiling at BP checkpoint

John Oliver Stages Adorable Supreme Court Reenactments Using Dogs

Colorado Dems: We Caught James O'Keefe and His Friends Trying to Bait Us Into Approving Voter Fraud

The Trillion-Dollar Conspiracy: 9/11 Mounting Evidence

McCain Will Push For Ground Troops In Iraq, Syria If GOP Wins The Senate

Judge scolds lawyer for bringing infant to court

Anchorage School District indefinitely bans military recruiters.

Republican Black Outreach:

Special Ed teacher's alarm at amount of testing. How Testing is Destroying My School

I Got 20 E-mails From Various Dems Today Begging For Money......

How about some HD?

Peter de Groot's sister says, 'He was executed'

A good video on Ebola in Liberia

Special Ed teacher alarmed at amount of testing as she returns to public schools after 6 years.

Davis blasts Abbott for not saying if he’d defend ban on interracial marriage

‘Breaking Bad’ Action Figures? Really, Toys R Us?

Dallas Ebola infection/incubation timeline 10.21.14

Any SSI recipients have a redetermination?

Another private jet accident takes out CEO of Total Oil in Russia.

Texas teen arrested for smuggling meth in Jesus candles

Halloween is coming: It's coming for YOU!

Non-Islamic anti-Semitism in Europe

'Neath the cover of October Skies ...

Why the BDS Movement is a Major Step Backwards for Palestinians

Non-Islamic anti-Semitism in Europe

Vale Gough Whitlam

Republicans were successful just once

Sleater-Kinney reunited! New album out soon, etc etc etc

Republicans are truly Sketchy

Hidalgo County Dems swap Davis for constable in push card

State Sen. Nasheed arrested at protest in Ferguson

Uribe offered FARC congressional seats

If the California election is so "quiet", explain the mountain of campaign literature on our table.

How Overblown Ebola Panic Could End Up Costing Billions

VIDEO: John Oliver's Brilliant, Hilarious Solution to the No Cameras in the Supreme Court Rule

we could be happy

White nurse murders 30+ patients Fox neither mentions her race nor religion

Israel's right-wingers are living in denial

ALEC Resorts to Religious Hate to Raise Cash

Mazin Qumsiyeh on Olives and Nature

I said No today

Rightist Im Tirtzu group received 200,000 shekels from settler NGO

My Life with Chase Bank (Might be long, because I have a story that's unbelievable) ...

El Salvador: 1980s army hit list unearthed

After two months of trying in Kansas, My Wife still can't Vote

Great article: Mexican drug cartels are worse than ISIL

Victory: Judge Deprives Monsanto of GM Planting Permit in Mexico, Protects the Bees

Senator Wyden asks your help in reining in NSA

Steyer Passes Adelson as No. 1 ‘Super PAC’ Donor.

I feel resentment toward my sister

From DFO re: early voting and new BoE location in Durham

Paralysed man Darek Fidyka walks again after pioneering surgery

They Said, ‘It’s Normal. Stop Making A Fuss.’ Then She Decided It Was Time To Make A Fuss.

Ukip does deal with far-right, racist Holocaust-denier to save EU funding

Is anyone here

Anyone paying attn to Met Opera protests tonight?

Live BBC Feed of the Oscar Pistorius sentencing here

6,000-Year-Old Ukrainian Temple with Possible Sacrificial Altars Discovered

Suspect in Hannah Graham disappearance has been charged for a DC rape in 2005

McCain Will Push For Ground Troops In Iraq, Syria If GOP Wins The Senate

October 21

Pistorius Sentenced to 5-Year Jail Term for Killing Girlfriend

U.S. Denial of Visas for 6 in Hungary Strains Ties

Online NOVA program about Ebola epidemic

Amazing new closeup of Comet 67P/C-G from Rosetta Probe.

Ebola is the new kudzu.

Family of nurse Amber Vinson lawyers up.

Did Neanderthals use sophisticated spears?

Jimmy Johns Being Sued by Former Employees (illegal donations 2 Sheriff Joe Arpaio hunting endangere

An Unpleasant Epiphany: I would make an awesome Super Villain.

Study: Asian Cave Drawings as Old as European Ones

Go Home NYT.. You're Drunk

Hong Kong leader complains: Allowing democracy would let poor people dominate elections

Federal judge dismisses Seattle police lawsuit challenging new use-of-force policy

CDC releases revised Ebola gear guidelines

The real 47 percent: GOP candidate with a Ferrari pays no federal income taxes for third year

The real 47 percent: GOP candidate with a Ferrari pays no federal income taxes for third year

Low-wage employers are the real ‘welfare queens’

U.N. officials tour Detroit to assess human rights impact of water shutoffs

Swedish navy widens search for mystery submarine

Photo of the Day

Louisiana hospitals should not be billing rape victims for treatment: lawmakers

Hillary Clinton Raises Record $2.1M At Hollywood Fundraiser for Mid-term Democrats

The Church of St. George

Revealed: King Tut had overbite, club foot because his parents were brother and sister

Kafkaesque ‘bureaucratic clusterf*ck’: Oliver slams US treatment of military translators

Top 5 Good News Solar Energy Stories Today

Defying Turkey, US airdrops arms to Kobane Kurds

“Don’t Send these Climate Denying Poll-Cats back to Congress: Send them back to Science Class” – Jes

Iraqi Sunnis to ISIL, US Coalition: A Pox on Both your Houses

How a SWAT Team Killed an Innocent Man Outside His Childhood Home

“Fieldwork” North Korea: Observations of daily life on the ground inside the country

6 of America's Most Panicky, Misinformed Overreactions to the Ebola Virus

Green Party Surges Past Lib Dems In Latest Poll

Ebola and security opportunities lost

If Hillary doesn't run, is Biden the default? (I hope so)

Guess Who Gives More of Their Money to Charity: Is People Who Make More or Less Than $200k a Year?

Rouhani's 'economic package' is empty

A Red State Privatization Horror Story

When socialism can 'work'

Why We Don't Want Bill and Melinda Gates Controlling the WHO Response to Ebola

Tom Toles: The real voter fraud

Let's be clear about our choice.

Why Washington Is Pressuring Iran to Join the Anti-IS Coalition

US-Qatar Relations a Risk to Anti-IS Coalition

Venezuela in the Security Council, Election Analysis

The D-List Right-Wingers Who've Turned Gamergate Into Their Loser Army

Elizabeth Warren makes a powerful case

An American Warden Visited A Norwegian Prison, And He Couldn't Believe What He Saw

Can you name one muslim country that is truly on America's side?

Cartoon for October 20, 2014: The Threat from ISIS

Bashing Obama to Make Way for Hillary

The Dark Alliance of Media and Empire: The ‘Dissident’ Smear of Gary Webb

Wiccan claims meth part of religion

The Fix Is In: Fed Stops Stock Slide with Talk of QE Extension

TX State Toxicologist Argues Little To No Benefit From Cutting Ozone Pollution - You Maverick, You!

Lack of Leadership by Washington and Moscow Undermines Treaties and Norms

A Full Year After 20,000 Barrel ND Oil Spill, Cleanup Goes On - $20 Million, Another Year To Go

A One-Minute Morning Inspiration...

Laine Welch: The graying of Alaska's crab industry

Michelle Bachmann gets round-the-clock bodyguards because of Islamic State

"BND: Rebels guilty in MH-17 shooting" (Die Welt)

"How Did Bay-At-The-Moon Lunacy Come To Occupy A More Prominent Place Than Textbook Science?"

Anchorage School District bans military recruiters indefinitely

The US Just Approved A $600 Million Tank Ammunition Deal For Iraq's Embattled Government

Reality for a lot of us.

Islamic State Militants Are Raking In $800 Million A Year From Black Market Oil Sales

Things I Learned My First Month of College

Green politician Jenny Jones arrested in Occupy London protest

D'espairs Ray - BORN

Buck Tick - Dress Pv [Sub Esp]

Wisconsin: 10 Days of Early Voting, 10 Reasons to Vote Against Scott Walker

Arrested, jailed, beaten, chained, body-slammed, twisted, punched and tortured ...

Leading Tea Party Group Part Of Fake Founding Father Quotes Epidemic

What happens when you try to make pandas take their medicine

Playing For Change

Harsh working conditions persist at Fukushima plant

New Paris landmark: Giant sex toy or an Xmas tree?

NC campaign flier has background lynching photo

Daan Roosegaarde's pilot Smart Highway is a Dutch road illuminated with solar power

US watchdog: Afghanistan poppy production at record levels despite counternarcotics efforts

Will this holiday season be the shot in the arm that retailers need?

Tuesday Toon Roundup 1: Scare Response

An All-Female Mission to Mars

Officials warn 500 million financial records hacked-you're going to be hacked - have a plan!

Japanese firm showcases ‘Bat-Signal’ of the future

CNN, other Turner networks removed from Dish Network

Tuesday Toon Roundup 2: Politics

Tuesday Toon Roundup 3: The Rest

Gaza ceasefire talks to restart next week: Hamas

Samsung phones cleared for US government use

September sets new global heat record

Green Economy Index Ranks Australia Dead Last For Leadership, 37th Of 60 Overall

Chronology of the [Speaker] Hubbard Scandal

Isis in Kobani:US resupplies Kurdish fighters by plane, Turkey allows reinforcements through border

NOTP - Amoeba Present, Chlorine Absent In LA Drinking Water; Two Parish Employees Face Arrest

From The "All Better Now!" Dept. - Smog That Choked Beijing Runners To Be Gone By APEC Meeting

Missing Sydney teen resurfaces in IS group video

Really? Really?? They Just Sandblasted a Michael Brown Mural.

Need some good vibes, please.

The Economic Case for Free Bridges and Roads

UK Env. Secretary: "It Makes My Heart Sink To See Row Upon Row Of Solar Panels"

Now congressional Republicans are digging through scientists’ grant proposals

Eugene Robinson: Warren says she isn’t running for president-At this rate, however, she may have to.

One of two Canadian soldiers run down in suspected terror attack near Montreal dies of his injuries

Soldier's Room Has Stayed Untouched For Almost 100 Years As A Beautiful Tribute

How certain are you about the God you believe in?

Lawsuit challenges Mississippi gay marriage ban

Jimmy John's: Even worse than we've been hearing.

OMG! - ‘Pro-Life’ Group: No Ebola Vaccine if Stem Cells are Used

Man to Obama: Don't touch my girlfriend

FKA Twig's google video (Robert Pattinson's new girlfriend)

Conservative Provocateur (James O'Keefe) Creates Fake LGBT Group To ‘Expose’ Voter Fraud

Is a Church Being Forced to Perform a Gay Wedding?

“Republicans” are VERY different from Democrats, Day One: Repubs Hate Women. Dems Do Not.



First (160 MW) plant in Morocco solar mega-project to open in 2015


Michigan Proposals

India Expands Solar Power Target, Will Add 15 GW Over Next Five Years

Argentina grants asylum to young gay fleeing Russian discrimination

Me and Bono

How San Francisco Is Forcing Its Gay Population Onto The Streets

Chris Hedges: The Imperative of Revolt

Well WTF?? DISH Network droped CNN & HLN. All I have is MSNBC & FOX.

VOTER INTIMIDATION? - Election Flyers With Lynching Photos Plastered On Churchgoer's Cars

Early voting

Michael Brown on CNN to discuss handling emergencies?

Survey Shows Media Differences In Politics

Rachel Maddow - Reporter exposes candidate's secret: Valor

Family Texts Dead Grandmother and Gets Response Back.

Papantonio: Rick Scott’s Creepy Geek Factor

Frank Zappa ~ Any Way The Wind Blows

"It's as though the turkeys mounted a counterattack. It's almost as if they were...organized."

North Carolinians speak out against fracking: Are elected officials listening?

Moral March to the Polls

North Carolinians speak out against fracking: Are elected officials listening?

"Kinder And Gentler" My ASS

Apologetics isn't for the lost, it's for the saved

ISIS takes aim on America's best-assassination threat

Hello, I would like to submit a short story for review.

Criticism of Obama’s pronouns falls apart

Do any grown-ups actually live in San Francisco?

The evidence on travel bans for diseases like Ebola is clear: they don't work

I don't even know what the chant "I am Darren Wilson" means besides "I'm excited about being racist"

Elizabeth Warren has what no other potential 2016 Democratic contender yet offers: a message

Christie Doesn't Want Anybody Looking In To....

Rachel Maddow - Late 'churn' in voting rules sows confusion

Experts say 3,000 could die in Texas this year --- Not because of Ebola. Because of Rick Perry.

Napoleon not short-Satan does not rule Hell

Israeli forces demolish 3 Jerusalem houses, leaving 23 homeless

Survey of LGBT Nebraskans finds 'disturbingly high levels' of discrimination

Pew: Political Polarization & Media Habits

Russian plane crash: snowplow driver was drunk

Rwanda is now screening anyone coming from the United States for Ebola.

Sept. jobless rates down in 31 states, up in 8; payroll jobs up in 39 states, down in 10

RIP “Mansplaining"

I posted my ballot this morning. Washington State is vote-by-mail.


Vic Braden, Tennis’s Pied Piper, Dies at 85

Mr. Fish Does Ebola Toon

LOL: McConnell will pay expenses in return for 'enthusiasm' at events

Only 1% of Swedish waste ends up in landfills

Gee..uh, thanks Baby Boomers...

I was in traffic behind a guy with a Ben Carson sticker

Holy Crap, Batman, it is flooding job offers... Wife has no clue what to do.

Just saw "Bhopal: A Prayer For Rain"

US-Backed Ukraine Army Used Cluster Bombs Against Its Own People: Reports

Hillarious: Bill O'Reilly had a little fun at Karl Rove's expense on Monday night.

Pic Of The Moment: How The Best GOP President Evah Dealt With A Deadly Virus On *His* Watch

And Karen Carpenter too!


Portsmouth mystery clown 'disturbing' people in streets

An excellent read: The Woman Who Captured Snowden

Stocks rise, helped by Chinese data, Apple results

I need help about the upcoming CA election ...

They say Ebola can't go airborne, but...

what's for dinner - tuesday, october 21st

Staples is investigating a possible data breach

Another American success story: We Spent $7.6 Billion To Crush The Afghan Opium Trade—And ...

The Saudi oil war against Russia, Iran and the US — Pepe Escobar


Oakland plowing a path for urban farming on vacant lots

Smashing Pumpkins

Fake Jerry Jones - He may never sober up.

Sweden’s Submarine Whodunit Brings Cold War Back to Baltic Sea

Nigeria has been declared Ebola free!

With numbers like this, how long will it be before the whole system ruptures?

Oil at $80 a Barrel Muffles Forecasts for U.S. Shale Boom

Chuck Todd Feels ‘Physically Ill’ GOP Used His ‘Sloppy’ Grimes Remark in Ad

49 cases in 1 day, over 20 deaths in 1 day from ebola.

The 2014 Royals are eerily similar to the '07 Rockies

Financial Guru Dave Ramsey: Jesus Was Wrong To Say Rich People Can’t Go To Heaven

DHS: ATL among 5 airports to receive passengers from Ebola-affected countries

Virginia airmen return from Africa where they helped fight Ebola

Democrat Sam Houston Endorsements For Attorney General By Newspapers

The Torture Secrets Are Coming

Squee alert!: 28 Teeny Tiny Wild Mice

Michael Savage just lost veterans as listeners...

Voting in Texas: A Handgun License is OK, a Student ID is Not

NY Times columnist speaks to vicious anti-gay group...

Universities To Speakers Who've Visited West Africa: En Garde!


Agencies Paid Hundreds of Employees to Not Work for at Least One Year

"Only a Christian theocracy will save our country!"

North Korea Releases American Jeffrey Fowle, US Confirms

Too funny.....ask Google "how tall is Colbert"

GOP- "Democrats Giving Away Free Stuff" To Blacks & Hispanics & Lazy People.

What If Black America Were a Country?

The Greatest Peyton Manning Tribute. Ever. OH YEAH!!

Criticism of Obama’s pronouns falls apart

After Blocking Surgeon General Nominee, Republican Blames Obama For Surgeon General Vacancy

Wisconsin: 1st TV ad for Mark Harris

Iran's President Pledges To Back Iraq Amid String Of Bombings

Grimes needs to use this old ad that McConnell used to unseat Huddleston...

Meet Richard Coles, the atheist's favourite vicar

Ahem, Africa Is A BIG Continent.

Congressman uses Ebola for fundraising pitch

These Idiots Need To Get Off Of The Internet. Pretty Please?

Russian Medical University Bans Hijabs, Religious Clothes

"We don't have the luxury to be scared of Ebola!"

Walker questions timing of latest email release (approx 16,000 e-mails released today)

Michelle Obama in Iowa - live stream

TYT expose Russian troll farm that sends paid trolls to sites like Huffpo, Politico & ???

Peyton Passes The Greats


the conventional wisdom is that fear makes people vote republican

An appearance of Squee

Arrrgh! I missed the Roosevelts on PBS

Texas, where Democracy does not exist. Where else? North Carolina?

Two polls put Republican up in Colorado Senate race

I love Obamacara

"Douchebag": The White Racial Slur We’ve All Been Waiting For

ISIS: We Have Our Hands On Weapons, Ammo Air-Dropped By U.S.

This GD post needs LGBT love

Obama has governed as a conservative, says ex-GOP Obama backer

Elizabeth Warren is angry, and if she isn't running, a whole lot of trees have died in vain

Jealous Voter to Obama: "Don't Touch My Girlfriend"

Scott Walker's presidential ambitions make the New York Times' front page

And now for your pleasure, Eugene from "The Walking Dead", running.

Exposed: Russian troll farm that sends paid trolls to sites like Huffpo, Politico & ???

Abbas adds 'hard labor' to punishment for Palestinians who sell land to Israelis

Fire Fighters Local: Wichita engaged in anti-union practices


She Tweeted Against the Mexican Cartels. They Tweeted Her Murder.

Construction union official charges rival attacked him with hardhat, uses mob ties to steal work

Construction union official charges rival attacked him with hardhat, uses mob ties to steal work

New Election Ruling Allows Candidates To Remain Completely Anonymous Throughout Campaign

Another day, Same old B.S., ...

World-Herald editorial: Pro-Lee Terry (R-NE) ads neglect the full story

HOT OFF THE PRESS!!! Clip from the upcoming Disney release of the next STAR WARS movie!!!!

Papantonio: Are American Doctors Too Greedy?

Chief Justice of PA. Supreme Ct. calls fellow Justice a "sociopath"

U.S. Existing Home Sales At One-Year High, Prices Up

US Airdrops Arms to ISIL


How Minnesota’s highways are poised to become renewable energy generators

Commissioner 'No': a look at Jeff Johnson's record on the Hennepin County Board

Because sometimes we fear being misunderstood...

Cheap gas...

Gov Christie "I gotta tell you the truth, I'm tired of hearing about the minimum wage, I really am"

NYPD Still Arresting Large Numbers Of Minorities For Low-Level Marijuana Offenses

PA. gave away $7 million in tax revenue for movie work done in California


**October Photo Contest** FINAL POLL

Kimberly-Clark to cut up to 1,300 jobs

McDonald’s Profit Drops 30% as U.S. Sales Slump

$%^*&#! Ok, what am I doing wrong with pscp or winscp?

Russia Loses Oil Ally in De Margerie After Moscow Crash

Texas Poised for Biggest Drop in U.S. Public Health Funds

If Obama is too conservative, why are so many candidates running away from him and to the right?

Rush Limbaugh is America's least trusted news source.

Charles Pierce: Body Counts: This president's "Katrina": One. The last president's "Katrina": 1,833.

5 ways churches can help stop the Ebola hysteria

Democrats are not "Big Spenders" they are Big Investors.

New PA. law will allow NRA to use tax money to sue Phila. & Pittsburgh

Quickest way to six-pack abs

How Markets Need $200 Billion Each Quarter From Central Bankers

Rico Abreu - No man has ever stood taller!

I still believe, in spite of everything, that people are truly good at heart. Anne Frank

Ultra-Orthodox Jews Attack Buses With Ads On Female Worship At Holy Site

Barfield pleads guilty to embezzling $1.8 million from David Dewhurst campaigns

What Nashville health care leaders learned on a trip to Cuba

Governor Christie:I'm tired of hearing about the minimum wage

Gov. Rick Perry announces two new Ebola treatment facilities: UT Southwestern and UTMB in Galveston

Shortly After SF "Renter Hero" Ted Gullicksen Dies, His Roommate Faces Eviction

Judge sets November hearing in Montana gay marriage case

CA Ballot

TRNN: "The Culture Politics of the National Security State" -Dr. Deepa Kumar w/Paul Jay (5/5)

Michigan Governor to Sign Bill to Ban Tesla Direct Sales

"Remembering Rick Piltz, Who Fought Government Suppression of Science"


Who here has already voted

Column: Rich slackers do as well as poor strivers in U.S.


Republican Photoshops Black Woman Into Campaign Picture

Ebola Panic: Maine Teacher Suspended for Visiting Dallas

Thousands of Gov. Walker-related emails released

The final poll for the October contest is now up in GD:

Willie Nelson with a card trick - yes, Willie Nelson!

Michael Savage Savages PTSD Vets For Being Whiners On Govt Dole

Dinner for Democrats on Thursday night

Happy Halloween, everyone....

Now on sale at the DU grocery...

Deadline is Tues Oct. 28th to submit absentee ballot application

Does anyone make a good looking women's shoe that actually fits and is comfortable?

The good news, I guess, is that I no longer have to support the Cowpies

Citizen Radio's Allison Kilkenny And Jamie Kilstein Discuss #NewsFail

We Will Always Be Royals

Arlington Studio Featured in Foo Fighters HBO Show

Tom Foley does not want to debate Dan Malloy after tax revelations.

Lemon or Lime

Papantonio: Republicans Blocking The Vote At All Costs

Debate Over Abortion Ban Rages On In Ireland

Democrats Getting My Goat

Ho hum another day, another felon militia. "federal arrest warrant for him"

Russia Prepares Militarization Of Arctic

KY Sen: McTurtle has to pay for enthusiasm at rallies

Hey! I found my dream World Series!

Labor Secretary: Shift Away From Subminimum Wage An ‘Example’

Hey guys and girls...

Even if you are absolutely sure that your canidate will either win or lose

"Pack up. Go home. It's done."

Nelson Bunker Hunt, second son of legendary wildcatter H.L. Hunt, dies

S.C. Congressional Candidate: Beware of Gay 'Gremlins'

Remembering the victims of the Aberfan disaster

I voted today.

U.S. News Conservative loon Michael Savage attacks veterans with PTSD: ‘Boo-hoo-hoo!’

It's official! The first same-sex couple in Laramie County Wyoming is now married.

The Nightmare of Voting by Mail...........

One suspicious congressional Uribe investigator to be replaced by another


Run Jane Run

Santos invites Uribe to talk peace

Wyoming becomes number 32 and lives up to the state motto

She has been busy appearing at fundraisers

El Salvador’s fight against gold mine will be decided in D.C.

India To Take Moscow Route To Channel Oil Payments To Tehran

Michael Savage Attacks U.S. Veterans Suffering From PTSD:"No Wonder ISIS Can Defeat Our Military"

Colo. county clerk demands student newspaper be removed from racks after front-page Udall photo

Did Duncan, Pham, and Vinson become infected because of too much public panic?

NRC Chairman Allison M. Macfarlane Announces Decision to Leave NRC

Question about editing posts

Secret CIA Document: Americans Are “Coarse,” “Emotional” and Lack Civility

Tutoring firm owners plead guilty to defrauding Dallas and Fort Worth ISDs of nearly $3M

Wisconsin's Kelly Westlund: The Republican National Committee thinks we're stupid.

Why I Won't Vote For Jim Righeimer (Costa Mesa mayor)

Bummer. The latest Epic/MRI poll shows Rick The Dictator Snyder opening up an 8 point lead over

Terri Lynn Land tweets about how “She made the DMV work”. Michigan doesn’t have a “DMV”.

Top Gear: Argentine ambassador calls for apology

Rwanda Hits Back at America's Ebola Paranoia

Scott Brown sees Mitt Romney as an Ebola repellent

(San Diego) Minimum Wage goes to the June 2016 Ballot

Bolivians Demand Justice for 2003 Gas War Massacre

In Ferguson, the Grand Jury Is Out and the Fix Is in

Activists plan to show graphic video of live abortions on JumboTron on Alamo grounds

This guy could tip the senate.......

Jeff Zucker and his CNN propaganda media outlet are a bunch of racist frackwads.

(Ebola) New Travel Restrictions

Mitch McConnell knows that "enthusiasm" isn't free...

Hacker group Anonymous releases video alleging South Texas corruption

United States Deeply Concerned by D.R.C.'s Expulsion of MONUSCO Human Rights Officer

Why Israel's Boom Is Actually A Bubble Destined To Pop


The amazingly courageous woman who leads Doctors Without Borders

On a dark and gloomy day...

"We can't make it here"

As Marissa Alexander Faces 60 Years, Her Abuser Plays Victim In Monday's Pre-Trial

Houston Riverside Hospital CEO Convicted of Medicare/Medicaid Fraud that Siphoned $158 Million

Kerry appointed Gary Hart as a special envoy to Northern Ireland

Kerry appointed Gary Hart as a special envoy to Northern Ireland

Arizona commission deems 2 judges unfit for bench

Former Kentucky prison guard avoids jail for 25 counts of sexually abusing women inmates

For More Teens, Arrests by Police Replace School Discipline

Nancy Kerrigan Speaks Out About Tonya Harding 20 Years After Infamous Scandal

Bristol Palin Describes Drunken Brawl to Police in New Audio: ‘Get the F*ck Out of Here!’

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 22 October 2014

I thought that this was the "Postseason".

JUST NOW on Chris Matthews .... STOP suppressing the vote!! Interesting segment.

TYT: Chuck Todd Asks A Question Even A Journalist Would Ask

The Thread/Threat of EBOLA! (dial-up warning) --->

GOP governor: Obamacare has made ‘real improvements in people’s lives’

Rick Scott is making an ass of himself in tonight's CNN FL Gov. debate. n/t

Spillover by David Quammen.

This is what American families have to deal with on cable commercials:

San Jose mayor "forgets" to sign a paper, thereby delaying a key procedural vote

National Nurses Union/RoseAnn DeMoro on Ebola, new PPE and hospital preparedness

Ben Bradlee, legendary Washington Post editor, dies at 93