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Archives: October 26, 2015

Gun Violence Archive, tracking every incident, including an interactive map of the last 72 hours

The James Webb Space Telescope Will Be Orbiting the Sun At L2 or 1.5 million kilometers away.

Dallas. It's time!

ON THE ROAD: In the Public Interest (speech video and pics)

Scary Halloween Pumpkin

Do you have the "Discovery Life" Channel?

Raytheon union approves new 3-year contract

How many times has Hillary flip flopped on guns just to get votes?

Ideas for Washington, from the drawing room floor (WaPo 2013)

Raytheon union approves new 3-year contract

Raytheon union approves new 3-year contract

Nothing presented on this website will convince me to support Hillary Clinton

Jesus, save me from your followers.

How many Black Politicians has Bernie Sanders stumped for? I can only find Jesse Jackson.

Joe Biden discusses decision not to run, Clinton, Trump

Biden says his speech not directed at Clinton

Saudi Arabia to run out of cash within 5 years.

Bernie on The View - Monday, October 26, 2015

Tour boat carrying 27 passengers capsizes off Tofino, B.C.

Oklahoma parade crash suspect charged with four counts of murder

In Hurricane Patricia's wake, torrential rains move into Louisiana

Amy Schumer, senator cousin again call for gun control bill

Remembering Paul and Sheila Wellstone

Guatemala's Perez says Biden forced him to accept anti-corruption purge

CNN’s Stelter: Fox Wouldn’t Have Cut Away from Benghazi Hearing If Hillary Was ‘Struggling’ (HRC)

The $70,000 minimum wage is paying off for that Seattle company

Sunday's Dilbert, on medicine and automation....

OK, Assange is going way off the deep end now...

Hydrogen Fuel Cells Are Becoming Too Big to Ignore

Biden explains 2016, through voice of his granddaughter: ‘You’re not going to leave me, are you, Pop

American Prospect: Why Hillary Makes Right-Wingers So Crazy (Hillary Group)

Nice and cool in Austin, TX

Lets open up the phones and get some thoughts on this now on line one

Seems the GOP intends to dismember UNC

Where all those guns have been going...

Bernie and the Millennials will change this country forever. Bernie doesn't need to win the...

Worse than "Hillary hate" is "Bernie hate" based on Bernie supporters.

Lego Refuses To Send Its Toy Bricks To Ai Weiwei, Artist Says

BULLS*IT! Bill Clinton is not campaigning with Katy Perry.

Snowden and Greenwald were unavailable for comment:

Bernie Sanders "subtweets" Hillary. Powerful remarks about coming to fork in the road.

Joe Biden Reveals He Wavered Until The Very End On Whether To Run For President

"As an organizer in Iowa, I spend my days talking to folks in my community about Hillary and her

Sorry Agschmid appearently you struck a nerve.

Bernie's speech was great. My thoughts on some of his words.

Creighton community mourns loss of 4 women killed in crash after their SUV swerved to avoid deer

No, Mr. V.P. Biden, we cannot repeat Kennedy's promise to get to the moon

Island Cat Bonded with Kind Woman Who is Determined to Save Him

Very interesting article on Bernie Sanders

Have you ever had a day like this? (video)

Going undercover this weekend...

Chief Seattle in LBN

With thanks to DUer Jemaya! Biden: Dowd made the whole thing up. (Hillary Group)

In Iowa, Hillary Clinton Sees New Strength

The Latest: Texas man swept away in flood found alive

Hillary Clinton claims Native American ancestry.

When Adults get together in the 3-D World

A map of EuroHandsome: "What the 'Ideal' Man Looks Like, Country by Country" (Europe only)

Tired of the everyday grind?

8 takeaways from the Iowa Democrats' JJ dinner

Sanders Campaign Bought 1,950 Tickets to Iowa JJ Dinner

"If that is your position then I will talk only to white people" - Hillary Clinton

Gunman Sought After Shooting at Durham, North Carolina, College

I just weighed myself and so far I've lost 11 or 12 pounds

great cartoon series

plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose

Importing this here, as a B.S. host objected to my participation:

UAW And General Motors Reach Agreement; Avert Strike

Who Remembers "Get Your War On?"

Thousands Of Israelis March In Tel Aviv Calling For Peace Talks With Palestinians

The Price of Union

"Bernie, Paul Wellstone & An Immoral Vote for War ...... " Sen. Wellstone died 13 years ago today ..

Elderly protester against Putin attacked by Kremlin thugs, doused with paint & detergent powder

Rubio gives up on Senate: ‘He hates it’

I want my fellow bernie supporters to keep something in mind...

This is not even a joke. Harper... OMFG

Can anyone find the article about the planet with megasructures around it?

Scioli, Macri in tight race to first runoff in Argentine history.

What are U.S. Marines Doing in Peru?

Met Beau Biden A Few Years Ago. Was Presidential Material. Why Do We Lose Our Best?

TNBernie: Wow, I can't believe her... As a woman myself,

Photo of Clinton

Death toll in Libya anti-peace deal rally shelling hits 12

Netanyahu Mulls Revoking Residency of Palestinians Beyond E. Jerusalem Separation Barrier

Children's show in Gaza praises Palestinian attackers as 'true heroes'


Applebee's to compensate autistic employee not paid for a year

Not a computer question, but a phone one...

Sirota: Clinton Foundation Donors Got Weapons Deals From Hillary Clinton's State Department

Tower’s souvenirs miss SA’s founding date by 63 years

Official: Actions Against Planned Parenthood Are Not Final

Incredible musician, and his amazing story

New Mexico man says he beat friend for turning into a zombie

Syria poses challenges for Putin

Expect a brawl in Louisiana gubernatorial contest

Oklahoma State parade crash suspect charged with murder; her lawyer denies she was drinking

Daily Holidays - October 26

Haiti hails presidential vote without violence

Both front runners in the Democratic Party are great, but for very different reasons

Teach for America leaves Black Lives behind

Texas riders deliver Ten Commandments to Oklahoma governor

A reminder about lame candy

THE SERIES starts on CBS Monday night!!! wooohoo!!!

Aging Supreme Court energizes Republicans more than Democrats in 2016 race

Chinese Firm Plans $1.3 Billion Purchase Of Texas Oil Lands

Powerful earthquake strikes northern Afghanistan

Interested in folk, blues? This is a treasure.

I don't know if there is an 'arts/music' group, so am posting here too.

Caught Between Protesters & Israel, Palestinian Security Forces Shift Tactics

If Ever America Needed A People’s Political Revolution It’s Now

7.7 quake in Afghanistan Pakistan and India

Things we need to stop hearing about the ‘stabbing intifada’

Belgian army base car attack: Police hunt for man

The Latest: Strong Afghan earthquake felt across South Asia

JinnyOops! California Rock'n Roll

Hillary Vs GowdyDoody

My GIRLS have released a new SONG!! Enjoy!!

Beverly lobsterman catches rare blue lobster

Monday Toon Roundup 1- Not the Show They Wanted

Monday Toon Roundup 2- The Rest

The Concealed-Carry Fantasy

Filmmakers have sold off at least $335M in state film tax credits

Major South Asia earthquake

****October Photo Contest WINNERS!****

Anyone else watch the "60 Minutes" piece on American bombing missions in Iraq?

In her photos, Ishiuchi Miyako focuses on the dynamics, tensions of postwar Japan

Muslim Family Hangs Israeli Flag in Surfside Store to Make Statement

****October Photo Contest WINNERS!**** thread is up in GD

Sunday's "Blondie"

The BEST TV show EVER - now available for free on YouTube!!!!!!!

EU, Balkan leaders agree to coordinate on migrants

Hopefully the dig at Hillary for being "poll-tested" will now be retired: Sanders hires pollster

Joe Biden slaps down Maureen Dowd’s version of ‘Beau Biden’s dying wish’ story

Economist Cover Shows 3rd & 5th November As Important Dates

Jimmy Carter: A Five-Nation Plan to End the Syrian Crisis

The Most Likely Next President Is Hillary Clinton

"Rocky Horror Picture Show" party at Sheboygan's Weill Center...

Placate The Creatures At Your Door With Union-Made Candy

Bacon, sausages and ham rank alongside smoking as cancer causes, says WHO

Still alert stalking

Hillary Clinton Wins Again

Ben! Ted! Mario! Who should inherit the " ! " if Jeb! quits like some kinda effin' quitter?

BSupporters attack Clinton supporters by saying they are playing the race card,


The Advocate: Bernie Sanders Doesn't Share Hillary Clinton's Memory of How DOMA Passed

Another challenge to health overhaul heads to Supreme Court

Navy poised to promote powerful admiral who illegally punished suspected whistleblowers

Cop in CA certified to use nunchucks on-duty... Nunchucks are illegal in CA.

Massive earthquake in Afghanistan kills dozens across South Asia (update)

POLL: Meme of the Week – October 26th

Cops shoot unarmed suspect in face without prior warning. No charges.

I smell desperation.

Strategic voting didn’t defeat Harper. Voter turnout did

Gov. Snyder: Helping pay off Detroit schools' $750 million debt better than alternative

Harrisburg Area Voters Guide

Any social networks or apps for the homebound to connect?

Russian Ships Near Data Cables Are Too Close for U.S. Comfort

China Containerized Freight Index Collapses to Worst Level Ever

A Bill of Rights That Puts Workers Above Corporations

Red sky at morning...

from bad to worse. Now Ben Carson admits to trying to stab someone...

Fuming over Ryan, some conservative voices turn on the Freedom Caucus

Garbage article suggests that people supporting Bernie over Hillary is misogyny and sexism

Will New Plan for Testing Caps Bring End to Disastrous Bush-Obama Education Policies?

America is changing its mind on Israel: How Netanyahu is alienating his most essential ally

Bernie campaigns on the past in Iowa. But once again, a Clinton can't stop thinking about tomorrow

We are in Trader Joe's and I hand you $20 and say "go get something you'd like." What would it be?

The Most Likely Next President Is Hillary Clinton

Clinton and Sanders campaigns agree that it could be over by Feb. 8

The gun lobby can be defeated

In USA support for tea party drops to A New Low

Republicans are ‘in denial’ about Hillary Clinton

PA. Turnpike Corruption Scandal: Guilty Pleas, No One Goes to Jail, Taxpayers Eat Legal Costs

Impt. State Senate Race in South Hills area of Allegheny County

Remember how the $15 minimum wage was going to destroy Seattle restaurants?

Calling Miss Bravenak!!!!!!!!!!!!! Get in here!

Guatemala election: Jimmy Morales elected president

Israeli cancer treatment takes top prize at MIT

Russian Ships Near Data Cables Are Too Close for U.S. Comfort

James Donovan's book: "Strangers on a Bridge"

American Psychos: How we shouldn’t be doing business in politics

Hillary Clinton delivers a solid performance

The Tea Party is the pit bull chained in the backyard of the Republican Party...

Rubio quits Senate

I made a racially insensitive remark at work

The GOP’s dysfunction all started with Sarah Palin

The exodus of Bernie supporters from JJ did not go over well among Iowa Ds.

Saudi prince held after seizure of two tonnes of amphetamines at airport

"Windows 10 Driver Update" ads...???

TOM TOMORROW: The Campaign Season of the Damned! Bwah Ha Ha Ha!

How many minutes or hours a day do you spend on DU?

Should I be proud?

Rubio gives up on Senate: ‘He hates it’

HRC on GMA "I have absolutely no interest in running for president again. None. None,"

Europe refugee crisis hits sickening low with children forced to engage in ‘survival sex’

Breaking! First Pictures of UK's Hinkley C Nuclear Power Station

A bit off topic but we all need a laugh

Refugee crisis: Apocalyptic message overshadows talks as EU leaders struggle to find agreement

Teach for America leaves Black Lives behind

Vietnam war's 'napalm girl' Kim Phuc has laser treatment to heal wounds

University study proves Maine’s lottery amounts to a multi-million-dollar tax on the poor

Am I the first? Happy Birthday Hilary Rodham Clinton!

Rember David Boies. He was the person who represented Gore in the Gore V bush

Poll: Tea Party support hits new low


Ole Miss Removes Mississippi Flag With Confederate Emblem

Can Bernie Sanders Win the Love of a Party He Scorns?

Can Bernie Sanders Win the Love of a Party He Scorns?

Roger Waters Loves Bernie Sanders, Fears Hillary Clinton

Oh those awful monolithic Bernie supporters. Angry for no reason, and all exactlly alike.

Propaganda: Do You Know You’re Soaking In It?

Don't let the Bernie movement hijack the word "progressive."

Repub Supreme Ct. candidate defended murderer by questioning victim's lesbian relationship

The attorney class loves Hillary - she will keep their paydays high!

Breaking News: Bernie slept in a bed last night while thousands of homeless go without one.


Sacramento RT Considers Rules to Limit 'Noxious Odors,' Other Objectionable Rider Traits

DOJ settlement re: BP oil spew --- $15 billion of $21 billion penalty is tax deductible

The Cowboys Are Just Going To Keep Covering For Greg Hardy

free speech!

Why Hillary Makes Right-Wingers So Crazy

UM Takes Down State Flag

Bush/Palin in 2016! I can see the bumper stickers now.

I'm a member of the 1% and I'm voting for Bernie Sanders. Here's why

House Republicans Are Targeting Scientists For Harassment and Intimidation

Donald Trump says it ‘hasn’t been easy’ for him financially. But he omits a few things.

'Israeli Arab paraglider' sparks Syria border operation

Hillary Clinton Has a Lot of Big Names on Her New York Leadership Team

on Morning Joe

Martin O'Malley on Morning Joe

Help! I have a horrible addiction and I don't think it can be cured

World Catholic leaders appeal for bold climate change agreement

World Catholic leaders appeal for bold climate change agreement

Show us respect or ties will suffer, Saudi ambassador tells Britain

Campaign "donations" and plutocracy.

IRS possessed Stingray cellphone surveillance gear, documents reveal

Hunter's Moon supermoon — tonight

Democracy officially terminated by the European Financial Dictatorship in Portugal!

It's high time we find our backbone as Democrats and stand up and say "NO"

Wow! Walking Dead-last episode. Don't enter thread if you haven't seen it.

‘Pharma bro’ Shkreli Gets ‘Schooled by a Real F*cking Doctor’ During Disastrous Reddit Interview

All the “Hillary for president” you can possibly handle

It's high time we find our backbone as Democrats and stand up and say "NO"

Three amazing feats of spiders (video)

I hope that people who are strong supporters of any candidate

Nissan expands fuel leak recall to 59,000 sedans

Free Mitt Romney!

Agencies offer help to ensure prescriptions are still covered as Medicare benefits change

Margaret and Helen: Even when I watch my P’s & Q’s I can still spell bullshit

Margaret and Helen: Even when I watch my P’s & Q’s I can still spell bullshit

Margaret and Helen: Even when I watch my P’s & Q’s I can still spell bullshit

I am a Hillary supporter. I am a Bernie supporter.

email from Robby Mook, Official Clinton Campaign

Hobby Lobby invests in contraceptive, abortion drug manufacturers

Hobby Lobby invests in contraceptive, abortion drug manufacturers

How Climate Change Is Already Contributing To The Migration Crisis - Jeff Biggers Part 3

Who could trust one of these elitist performers over Bernie? He's the only only telling it straight

Pic Of The Moment: Wingnuts Of The Weekend: Unfit To Be President Edition

Why the nineties should remain in the history books.

The sea also rises: climate change in Chesapeake Bay

Say Hello to Thom Hartmann Thread .... He reads and uses DU as a source everyday.

Are you sure you're afraid of the right people?

Donald Trump vows to veto any new gun regulations

Donald Trump vows to veto any new gun regulations

After comedy, Jon Stewart to start animal sanctuary

Clinton only consistent on big banks.

Endorsements keep rolling in for Bernie!

Clinton only consistent on big banks.

TYT: Jeb Bush Campaign Cutting Wages And Staff

O'Connor: Cowboys should suspend Greg Hardy, not enable him

Union-made Halloween candy

Hey, Dad, lend me a $1,000,000

Charter School Under Construction

Pope condemns xenophobia against gypsies but says they must obey laws

Iowa Caucus Poll

Remind Me Why We Shouldn’t Hold CEOs Criminally Responsible for Their Supply Chains

EMILY's List joined Hillary Clinton on the campaign trail.

Bush family gathers to rescue Jeb

Leftist counter protesters massively outnumber far-right anti-Islam protesters in Germany.

Silicon Valley execs donating to Rubio, Bush over immigration

Neither Bill Nor Hillary Supported Marriage Equality in the 1990's.

TYT: Analyzing The Campaign Strategy Of Establishment Republicans

House Passes DC Private School Vouchers Program Reauthorization

Where is Steve Jobs buried? Fans hunt for unmarked grave

Walker and the Kochs Make Wisconsin Corruption-Friendly

Gender pay gap is widening

Ben Carson Is Too Crazy And Completely Unfit To Be President

Reminders of what a progressive is.

Jindal loses suit against Common Core

Hillary Clinton will get us into another war.

PM confirms he’s mulling revocation of Jerusalem Arabs’ residency

Burning Hell Coming for Mideast Deserts

John Cameron Mitchell’s Journey From Reaganite to Punk Queen

Andrea Mitchell Reports... amazing hit on Hillary...


Reminder-- the Fall Seasonal Contest opens for submissions on December 1st

Some interesting factoids (and a bit of opinion) about CO2

Jeb’s Pathetic Campaign Puts the Nail In The Bush Legacy Coffin

andrea mitchell just had the mother of one of the four killed in benghazi on her m$nbc show.

ESPN’s 30 for 30 Finally Reveals the Troubling True Story Behind Angels in the Outfield

Sanders supporters listen up! Please, stop calling our opponents names like "Clintonistas"!!

TV Comic Jimmy Morales Wins Guatemala Presidential Runoff

Bernie meme spotted on Facebook

PA State Police having recruitment problems:

With soaring cost of living, San Francisco businesses can't find new low-cost employees (xpost-GD)

My 89 YO grandmother just switched from D to R

Robert Scheer: Clinton strenuously supported bombing that destabilized Libya beyond recognition

Favorability Ratings Show Hillary Clinton Is Unelectable

Is it possible for a Democrat who's a "moderate" to also be "progressive"?

Big-ass mp3 thing: I don't think I'll be buying this one ;)

Thousands of guns seized from home, warehouse in S.C.

Benghazi Hearing Reviews short clip

The Race Card, the Red Card, the Gender Card! All being played by the Hillary Campaign.

Oh dear, the last FIVE Iowa polls have Trump in 2nd...

Bernie Sanders Plans To Join A Verizon Picket Line

Honest NFL Headlines: Week 7

Despite privacy concerns, cybersecurity bill poised for passage

Clothing with slogans...

Pepsi Sucks and Pepsi Drinkers are Morons. Here's a Coke. Drink It!

Thousands of guns seized from home, warehouse in S.C.

Spread the Word: TPP is Toxic Political Poison that Politicians should Avoid

Reich: A leader brings out the best in his followers. A demagogue brings out the worst.

Rural Areas are Getting Their Roads and Bridges Shut Down

O'Malley on Morning Joe, I am energized by this race.

Tour what's left of S.F.'s forgotten coal mine

US schools are making inequality worse

State Terror or Capitalist Terror, Military Coup or Capitalist Coup

Must give a tip of the hat to Ben Carson

Lindsey Graham Mocks Ben Carson: At Least I Never Tried to Murder Someone

Champion show horse slaughtered and butchered on Florida farm

Champion show horse slaughtered and butchered on Florida farm

White House, GOP near two-year budget deal

Jeb Bush puts trust in God as polling plummets and purse strings tighten

As Bad as You Think Inequality Is, It's Worse!

Disproving the myth about white-only BernieBros...

Donald Trump is a pathological liar.

Don't vote for me because my last name is Clinton

The truth about Bernie Sanders and “Socialism”

Louisiana Governor: A Toss Up of a Run-Off

Cute fun fluff story about BernieBros...

It’s Official: Blair Misled the Public and the Chilcot Inquiry

Goldman Sachs worker likely to face jail amid rare criminal charges for a banker

Special ed teacher quits: ‘I just cannot justify making students cry anymore’

Was doing some reading recently

U.S. Navy to send destroyer within 12 miles of Chinese islands

Trump’s Rags To Riches Lie Gets Busted

When Ben Carson is their nominee, MSM will love him.

Guantanamo judge rejects 9/11 defense conflict of interest claim

FBI chief tries to deal with the 'Ferguson effect'

How many states have open primaries?

Extreme heatwaves could push Persian Gulf temperatures over 140F, study shows

Ex-U.N. diplomat in bribe case likely faces more charges: U.S. prosecutor

Bernie was on "The View" today.

Morocco poised to become a solar superpower with launch of desert mega-project

Congress negotiators near deal on budget, debt limit -sources

New Mexico man kills 'zombie' friend after binge-watching Walking Dead

Killing Blind

Martin O'Malley: 'Hillary Clinton Has Changed Her Position on Virtually Every Defining Issue'

Old rat brains rejuvenated and new neurons grown by asthma drug

I'm sorry but my kids' future is at stake

Psychologist: Oklahoman Charged in Beheading Wants Execution

The NRA is marketing to women, using fear of rape and violence.

Yanis Varoufakis in conversation with Aaron Bastani

Cross post from Gun Control Reform Activism. Hope you don't mind.

Am I crazy? Or is this a bad plan?

Jindal Asks for Dismissal of ACLU Lawsuit Against Him

Noam Chomsky on the economic war on Latin America

Antivaccinationists and the Nation of Islam protest in front of the CDC, but don’t you dare call...

How Red Meat Joined the 478 Other Things That Might Give You Cancer

Sanders urges Verizon to resolve local labor dispute

New Home Sales Tumble 11.5% In September

Sanders urges Verizon to resolve local labor dispute

Looks like my new neighbors turned into giant spiders.

Sanders urges Verizon to resolve local labor dispute

Here's Proof That Age Discrimination Is Widespread in the Job Market

Palin -Bachmann 2016 !!!!!

Does Bernie carry the mantle for Paul Wellstone? Discuss

I have to share an acid flashback --

Man watches "Walking Dead," belives friend is a zombie, beats him to death with electric guitar

New Mexico man says he beat friend for turning into a zombie (xpost from NM group)

U.S. Said Poised to Award $80 Billion Secret Bomber Contract

Reality Check: Gaza is still occupied

Hillary Clinton Is Flip-Fopping Because She Does Not Want To Answer The 2012 Questions

Bernie took the time off to spend fighting for union workers today

Dad Learns That Unborn Twin 'Fathered' His Son

Lindsey Graham wonders why he’s losing to Ben Carson: ‘At least I didn’t try to murder someone’

Do drone strikes create more terrorists than they kill?

Trump unleashes criticism of US foreign policy in N.H.

Why hasn't Martin O'Malley caught fire? He should be polling a lot better.

Carla Tyson, poultry heir, arrested on threatening charge

Republicans used Benghazi to score political points; and so does Hillary.

Who says you can't train a cat.

GOP Has A Learning Disability When It Comes To Candidate Selection

With Child Health Uniquely Threatened, Pediatricians Call for Climate Solutions

Time's Up!

Tea party support hits a new low — because the tea party already won

With Biden out, entire Delaware Dems endorses Hillary.

Just introduced someone to Bernie!

Maine marijuana-legalization groups join forces on ballot measure

We Are The 99%....

How I canvass bank tellers for Bernie Sanders

Biden Relief: Philly-area Dems now free to back Clinton

3 Sentences That Explain Just How Clueless Establishment Republicans Are About 2016

Top Censored Stories of 2015

No joke: Guatemalan comedian wins presidency in landslide

Baylor QB Seth Russell to have season-ending neck surgery

Hillary Clinton TV Ad “The Same”

NYT Hypes Russian Threat to the Internet

Chuck Todd attempts to do what Republicans couldn't to Hillary Clinton

Facebook Accused Of Secretly Lobbying For CISA

Sharpton to speak at funeral for slain New York City police officer

N. Gregory Mankiw and Lawrence H. Summers pen op-ed in support of the ACA's Cadillac tax...

Kly/Lieberman Amendment on Iran. How they voted -

Issues: WHY is Hillary opposed to Keystone XL? Bernie opposes it because it increases global warming

Bail set at $1 million for Oklahoma woman charged with plowing into crowd

There is an op with Suggestions for Voter outreach for Bernie Sanders Supporters

Ed Schultz News and Commentary: Monday the 26th of October

Hypocrisy 101: US Backs Free Speech for Dissidents Abroad, Except Snowden

The Rude Pundit - Taking Ben Carson Seriously

Great article about Bernie in HuffPo!

This was our favorite #FeelTheBern banner this past weekend. Iowa is setting the bar. Join them!

White 5th Grade Teacher Sorry For Kanye West Blackface Halloween Costume

Prosecution Of U.S. Police For Killings Surges To Highest In Decade

Uber is vaporizing the taxi industry — so a new startup is raising $250 million to help cabs compete

What's Missing From Hillary's Iraq Apology

I thought Rush the Fathead had a big ego...

What's for Dinner, Mon., Oct. 26, 2015

Tom Tomorrow Oct. 26

Colorado Pushes for Universal Health Care That’s Governed by the People

What People Are Saying About Martin O’Malley’s Speech at the Iowa Democratic Party Jefferson-Jackson

A Hillary supporter said to me yesterday that she supports Hillary because she is "presidential."

I miss Jackpine Radical.

Beckenbauer admits 2006 World Cup 'mistake' but 'no votes bought'

They get hooked so young

Bernie Stands With Working Families and We Need to Stand With Him

House braces for late night on Ex-Im bank

Donald Trump says world would be a better place if Saddam, Kadhafi still ruled

Ole Miss takes down its state flag with Confederate emblem

Ole Miss takes down its state flag with Confederate emblem

Ole Miss has lowered the Mississippi state flag for good

Sarah Palin Destroyed The Last Of GOP’s Intelligence

Ed Walker, WAMU personality who burnished radio’s golden age, dies at 83

Artist Ai Weiwei to set up Lego collection points

Jeb Bush takes his campaign to ‘Blah blah blah’ territory

No More Messrs. Nice Guy: First Sanders, Now O’Malley Takes Glove Off.WSJ

No More Messrs. Nice Guy: First Sanders, Now O’Malley Takes Glove Off.WSJ

‘Silent Sam’ controversy not so silent (NC)

Go Royals!

Belgium army base car attack: 'Terrorism not the motive'

Holder is Pissed Off About Criticism:Tough CHIT He's A Wall Street Tool

Is the GOP mimicking "Springtime for Hitler" in their Presidential race?

The Concealed-Carry Fantasy

Belgian Scientologists go on trial for fraud and extortion

At least our candidates are sane.

for the seventh time this fall, hs footballer dies from on field injuries

Turkey 'shoot-out with IS' leaves police and suspects dead

Poroshenko hobbles on

Police respond to reports of gunman in Davenport, Bettendorf

Why This Republican Senator Just Came Out In Support Of Obama’s Climate Rule

FBI director concedes he has little evidence to support 'Ferguson effect'

Gun hoarder found with thousands of weapons

Tycoon Wang Jianlin regains top spot in Forbes list of China's richest people

NYPD union boss urges Tarantino film boycott over director's comments

Carson bases monitoring campus free speech on false report

The Most Likely Next President Is Hillary Clinton

More money NOW for the USPS

My kind of comet

Sanders Advisor: 'If Bernie's going to beat Clinton it's because people don't want a 3rd Obama term'

Candycorn - did it use to taste better?

Chewbacca arrested for campaigning for Darth Vader

Gov. Sam Brownback in deep hole with Kansans

Netanyahu: I Don't Want a Binational State, but We Need to Control All of the Territory for the Fore

‘I’m going to be myself’

How alike are Hillary and Bill Clinton's policies?

Mmmm OK whatever ...

Guard Gives Death Row Inmate Every Chance To End Life Before They Try New Execution Drug On Him

Human DNA Found In 66% Of Vegetarian Hot Dogs

538 Blog: "Can Ben Carson Really Take Out Donald Trump?"

‘Pharma bro’ Martin Shkreli gets ‘schooled by a real f*cking doctor’ during disastrous Reddit interv

has anyone ever done tomato/potato grafts?

Cuts to Social Security and Medicare benefits? Hell no!

Our choices: continue the ways of the flawed past, or make new ways for a better future.

Yet another antivaccine rally, yet another yawn

TalkTalk cyber-attack: boy, 15, arrested in Northern Ireland

Top German official infected by highly advanced spy trojan with NSA ties

Portugal faces political crisis as leftists vow to topple new government

New Bernie Meme

In shift, Jeb Bush turns to brother George W. for 2016 help

Your Heritage is Hate (MS)

Here's why one student isn't feeling the Bern

NYC Mayor Bill DeBlasio set to endorse Hillary Clinton.

Wal-Mart seeks to test drones for home delivery, pickup

Sanders Advisor: 'If Bernie's going to beat Clinton it's because people don't want a 3rd Obama term'

Iowa is a bell-weather state for nothing...

Germany's 2006 World Cup organising team should not have paid FIFA, says bid organiser Franz Beckenb

Natural-Gas Market Goes Cold

WTF is wrong with Americans?

Blast Rocks Mosque in Saudi Arabia, Killing at Least 1

Great little animation.

Vatican concludes that there are ‘no grounds’ for same-sex marriage

Marco Rubio Hates His Senate Job – Why Won’t He Just Quit?

Commodity Traders Helped Spark the War in Syria, Complex Systems Theorists Say

Graham: "I Can't Believe I'm Losing To Carson, Who 'Tried To Kill Someone' "

How many black politicians have asked for Bernie Sanders' help and he then refused them?

U.S. Navy To Send Destroyer Within 12 Miles Of Chinese Islands

Cooley, Portis say Zorn’s religion divided Washington’s locker room

Halloween makes kids into Satanists!

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 27 October 2015

New to DU and new here. Also a question about optics

Jon and Tracey Stewart share new mission with "Do Unto Animals"

America's New Single-Payer Majority (Rep. John Conyers Feb 2015)

DA Says Oklahoma Parade Deaths Seem Intentional...

No joke: Guatemalan comedian wins presidency in landslide

New Way To Bet On Oil Wipes Out Billions In Investor Savings

"Great British Bake-Off/Baking Show" fans, please check in!

So, the Westboro Bapist Church hates the Mets, loves Daniel Murphy

Speaker Of The House Front-Runner Appoints Corporate Lobbyist As Chief-Of-Staff

Health Insurance Prices Up 7.5 Percent For Benchmark Plans

Expecting same-sex moms hope to show they're 'as boring as anyone else’

Expecting same-sex moms hope to show they're 'as boring as anyone else’

In central OH, feeling California..

Natives for Bernie.

just got a snail mail solicitation from Bernie Sanders

Rubio. That's the one. (updated prediction)

John Heilemann: Bush campaign not on life support, but "reeling..."

[ActBlue] You're making a difference -- daily update for 10-25-15

Bloomberg Politics is interviewing Jane Sanders...

F-35 helmet costs $400,000 — 4 times that of predecessor

Koch-Funded 'Concerned Veterans for America' Wants to Dismantle VA, Cut Veterans' Benefits

Confessions of an Israeli traitor

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it's kind of strange....the media doesn't even mention fiorina anymore....

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Here's the transcript, decide for yourself:

One of the earlier objections and most frequent

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A dear friend posted this little bit of awesome on his FB page about Ben Carson:

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Anyone watching The Affair ?