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Archives: March 3, 2015

'Spocking' Laurier on $5 not illegal, says Bank of Canada

On the Eve of Netanyahu's Visit to U.S. Congress, "Democracy Now" does Full Hour with Noam Chomsky

Homer Simpson predicts Mass of the Higgs Boson

Black Women Are Beaten, Sexually Assaulted and Killed By Police. Why Don't We Talk About It?

Senate Democrats Block Boehner’s Last Chance At Escaping His Homeland Security Crisis

from an Israeli parliament minister via Robert Reich:

Chris Hedges "Fascist Corporatocracy: False Left-Right Paradigm"

Former Land Commissioner, Asst. Secretary of Dept. of Interior, Bob Armstrong Dies at 82

More Troopers, Less Surging Under GOP Border Bill

Can Elizabeth Warren be the new Ted Kennedy?

Brother Can You Spare a Bit Coin? | Philip A. Farruggio

Re : My PAC

Aggies Embrace LGBT Culture

‘Colombia asked US to repatriate prominent FARC leader’

National Bank of Abu Dhabi: Even at $10 per barrel, oil can't match solar on cost

Scientists take the first ever photograph of light as both a wave and a particle

"How can I miss you if you won't go away?"

DICK Cheney emerges to whip up GOP team support For Netanyahu

The Policeman Fell

Poster-->@ScottWalker Sacrificed WI Casino Deal on Altar of Iowa ‘Ghost Hunter’

Tamir Rice

Suspect declared 'Heil Hitler!' after Jewish site shootings

More men named "John" run big companies than ALL women of any name, put together.

Tamir Rice

A joke about finding the "meaning of life"

I'm watching the movie ...

"You gotta watch that guy..."

OK, nothing else needs to be said.

Texas lawmaker married five times files error-filled complaint against gay marriage

old man winter

A Once and Future Revolution: The Legacy of Hugo Chávez

A Once and Future Revolution: The Legacy of Hugo Chávez

Dale Hansen: Kids have to be taught to hate.

76 year old man punches and attempts to choke officer and lives to post bail

Elizabeth Warren to skip Netanyahu speech

Think maybe it's time these families pick another lawyer instead of Benjamin Crump?

Wish B.O. would butt out of the mayoral race.

Somali-American on FBI watch list detained in Somalia: source

49 Democrats skipping Netanyahu's speech

Obama says Iran must halt key nuclear work for at least a decade

Obama says Iran must halt key nuclear work for at least a decade

U.S. spy chief says 40 Americans who went to Syria have returned

Annual Gun Law Score Card - 2014

The Hill: "Warren Wing hits back". The old "liberals need to tone it down" meme. Deja Vu.

First time I've ever done this. Why does my view look like this:

John Oliver: Even a ‘total idiot’ like Donald Trump knows we need to rebuild our infrastructure

Democrats block Republican attempt to force negotiations over DHS funding bill

How Christian Purity Culture Enabled My Stepfather to Sexually Abuse Me

The Looting Machine: Warlords, Tycoons, Smugglers and the Systematic Theft of Africa’s Wealth

The Young Turks: Russia's Online Troll Army Is Huge, Hilarious & Everywhere

Guess who's going to play the VP in Sharknado 3?

Eugene Robinson:Boehner’s pointless leadership

"The Night We Called It A Day" - Bob Dylan (video)

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! March Monday! Best of Malloy & a new Kitteh & Horse gif

Megan Faux Audits the Field Museum (Megan Fox Parody)

Hail in Huntington Beach, CA

Hail in Huntington Beach, CA

Run, little windmill, Run!!!

From liberal to Mafia to Hitler in one short letter to the editor.

Climate Change Helped Fuel The Syrian Conflict, New Paper Finds

Rachel has some good news about those artifacts in Mosul that ISIS destroyed: Many were reproduction

Hillary Clinton’s Use of Private Email at State Department Raises Flags

Now that our PAC is official,let me tell you about Texas Federal Blue Seed PAC

Will you watch or listen to Netenyahu ??

And They're Off...Introducing (and Handicapping) the Complete GOP Field for 2016

Venezuela sets deadline to US to slash embassy staff

Take that Baylor!

Artists To Celebrate Legacy of Pete Seeger at Clearwater Festival

We are Democrats - All of Us

Putin critic Boris Nemtsov killed: Mother of witness speaks out

A new campaign is trying to put one of these 15 women on the $20 bill

My oldest Cat Reverend has passed away.

Hillary Clinton Used Personal Email at State Dept., Possibly Breaking Rules

Bibi boycott grows prior to speech

Dumb Criminals: Guy arrested for 9th DUI wearing "I do dumb things" shirt

The unveiling of the Bush portraits

Louisville, KY, smells like mildew - and no one knows why

Sen. Franken sits out, Sen. Klobuchar sits in on Netanyahu address Tuesday

LGBT groups, LDS Church close to final religious liberty/nondiscrimination bill

The father of lies

I thought having a post hidden blocked the person from posting in that group for an hour?

Bad hoomins try to steal puppy

So it looks as if the media is going to treat Mrs.Clinton in the same.manner as they did.Gore

Breaking News on Lawrence O'Donnell show.

At Hearing, Climate Change Called a "Threat Multiplier"

At Spirit Airlines, Airfares Come With Asterisks

Girlfriend who witnessed Nemtsov murder reaches Kiev

Governor whom Christie helped elect says N.J. is 'going down the drain.'

O'Malley, Van Hollen top Democratic list to replace Mikulski

BBC - Who killed Russia opposition politician Boris Nemtsov?

Note to EMWAZI: Death is too good for you. Your family's shame for you is on you. f-u. n/t

25 celebrities who adopted their dogs from shelters

If Bob Zubrin says we should go to Mars; we should go to Mars

We gonna have a DU Primary???

1,100 calves missing from Braum's dairy facility near Follett

Radio_Lady has passed

Kellogg, union say they’re willing to talk

DU MD Senatorial Primary, month 1:

Reporter Uses Grindr To Uncover Tons Of Gay Men At Right-Wing CPAC Gathering

Texas man wears perfect T-shirt for 9th DWI arrest

Should St. David be the main patron saint of Britain?

Weather Underground: guilt-ridden rich kids ruin SDS progressivism & then become terrorist jerks

Why can't Cats obey the rules?

Galveston County judges: Change in insurance just the latest attack

Should Democrats be concerned about losing the Jewish vote?

Burnet County authorities attribute jail disturbance to poor weather

Am I the only one insulted by this "Jihadi John" nonsense?

Huffington Post: GOP's Blind Hate of Labor Union Members

DPS director: 4 years to get 500 troopers in Rio Grande Valley

Texas journalists back bill seeking more libel protection

Rev. Franklin Graham: Apostle of Hatred

L.A. police kill unarmed homeless man. Myrtle Beach police avoided shooting armed man.

Sculpting the hand by Philippe Faraut

February 2015 is third-coldest February on record for NYC

Fiji 'border patrol' party did not violate University rules, UT administrators say

Former Va. governor's appeal cites broad bribery definition

Hacked emails indicate that Hillary Clinton used a domain registered the day of her Senate hearings

How would you like this bathroom?

“I don’t understand us, either,” said Senator Lindsey Graham, Republican of South Carolina.

Hillary Clinton needs a credible moneyed opponent

problem solved

Super Bowl seating lawsuit names Jerry Jones, Roger Goodell

Security cameras that would have filmed Boris Nemtsov shooting were 'turned off for repairs'

California GOP Tells Log Cabin Republicans 'Get Out Of The Back Of The Bus,' Votes to Formally Recog

What can be done with guys like this?

Bill to make Nebraska's electoral votes winner-take-all moves ahead but still too close to call

And so it begins, First campaign attack ad targets Hillary, and it shows a systemic vulnerability.

New Uruguay leader takes over from pot-friendly farmer.

Do you like the Girl Scout Caramel Delite / Samoa Cookies?

Exclusive: Lost City Discovered in Honduran Rain Forest

Exclusive: Lost City Discovered in Honduran Rain Forest

I got an iPad air for xmas

Why Our Children Don’t Think There Are Moral Facts

Exclusive: Obama says Iran must halt key nuclear work for at least a decade

Frankie And Johnny

I'm pissed at my iPad air

Netanyahu's speech: list of those attending/not attending/on the fence:

We have another Superstar(in my book).. Tweet from Joaquin Castro Re: Bibi

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell: Clinton Using Private Email ‘Stunning Breach of Security’

From Eden

Why Hillary Clinton Needs Elizabeth Warren Or Other Democratic Primary Challenger

i saw today that it was the old lady's time

How to . . . contact U.S. Senators

next time an MRA troll bugs me, I'll just whip out this:

MAXXUM self portrait

Video of Bibi's stunningly wrong 2002 anlaysis of Iraq and the predicted results of an invasion

From Juanita Jean: Outrage! We Need Some Damn Outrage!

Question: Can Boehner fill empty boycotting Demo seats with anyone to give the impression...

Southern California South Bay: the rain at 11pm. Wow! That was awesome!

Thanks to Skinner for taking out some long overdue trash...

AIPAC pummels Obama

From the Folks Who Brought You "Gore Is a Liar"....

Daily Holidays - March 3

"If you loved me, you would do everything I'd say." - Bibi

Can we please, finally, once and for all, just accept the fact...

U.S. spy chief says he got a mixed reception in North Korea

Volcano Villarrica erupts in southern Chile, villages evacuated

'Let me check my Gmail'

Recent Update...

Netanyahu Assures Critics He Still Has Utmost Respect For U.S. Money

You need this in your life right now...

I'm going for a ride. I'll be back later...

Ghosts walk through walls because you've redecorated...

Shell unveils plan to replace union workers 2 days before talks

Welsh actor Michael Sheen's amazing speech in defense of Britain's National Health Service

Nichols " Mr. Spock was a McGovernite"- Daily Kos

Today is National Tell A Lie Day. Tell your best whopper...

Body-camera maker has financial ties to police chiefs

Robert McGee

Jury acquits Florida man who claimed pot was medicinal

How would you like to wake up to this? Volcano in Chile erupts

Slowpoke Toon: Right to Be A Jerk States

Chicken killers leave at least 300,000 dead, millions in damage to SC farms

7 Things To Do If You Find Stray Kittens

How Climate Change Hastened Syria's Civil War

Scott Walker's new budget cuts $300M from UW, but is $3 billion higher. Who's getting the money?

How Climate Change Hastened Syria's Civil War

8.8 trillion dollar trade deficit via NAFTA-TPP will continue this deficit.

And you thought four A-bombs a second was terrifying?

The Rude Pundit - CPAC: Phil Robertson Is Everything Conservative

Religion is dying in the USA

Obama says Netanyahu's speech on Iran is a mistake

Tuesday is National Pancake Day

Walmart’s Visible Hand

“Who Do You Think You Are?” returns on 3/8/15..

9th Circuit Court Will Hear Case On EPA Labeling Of, Rules For Bee-Killing Pesticides

Idaho Sen. plans to try and stop Hindu prayer at Statehouse

Study: Global Deforestation Could Cut Indian Monsoons 20%, Push Them South

February 2015 Second-Hottest Australian February On Record - SMH

This time eight years ago, Barack Obama was polling at approx 25% in the Democratic Primary...

What do you make of this? Can somebody translate...except

Online Views Of Smog Documentary "Under The Dome" Approach 10% Of China's Population

5 men sickened after eating poisonous puffer fish

So I just sent an email for work...

Benjamin Netanyahu was one of the biggest cheerleaders for Bush's invasion of Iraq.

Nepal official says human waste on Everest a major problem

Wisconsin’s governor faces a lingering campaign probe back home.

Chinese ivory traders find haven online: TRAFFIC

Mass fish deaths in Singapore raise concerns about safety

DHS Shutdown Looms Again: GOP Leaders Scramble To Avert Crisis

New volcanic island keeps getting bigger

'Cat Island' draws visitors in Japan

The Great Failure

A prayer for AIPAC's demise By Medea Benjamin

5 Points On The Nasty Politics Surrounding A Missouri GOPer's Suicide

WBC's attempts to protest at Leonard Nimoy funeral thwarted by inability to find it

Under the bus with Howard Dean....

Being an atheist in the Middle East

Russia's Only Gulag Museum Shuts Doors Amid Mounting State Pressure

Jeb Bush Takes A Swipe At Hillary Clinton Over Private Emails

HRC's “transparency” hypocrisy: Promoting open govt while using private email for official business


Time goes on...

Jeb Bush conducted ALL his communications on private ''

Chris Hedges: Tariq Ali: The Time Is Right for a Palace Revolution

Tuesday Toon Roundup 1: Bibi's Strangelove

Kiss ukiyo-e prints go on sale to rock art industry

Tuesday Toon Roundup 2: Repubs

Tuesday Toon Roundup 3: Russian Murder

Tuesday Toon Roundup 4: The Rest

"Is it apathy, or resignation?"

The Republican Way To Create A Pension Crisis....

Emails link Scott Walker to secret email system

With State Senate’s Approval, Right to Work Looks All But Certain in Wisconsin

Dragged Into the Spotlight

Revealed: Democratic Super PAC Architect Moonlights for Walmart, Cable Lobby

OMG! These pictures of puppies and kittens are soooooooo adorable, aren't I right?

O'Malley won't run for Mikulski's senate seat in 2016

Hillary Clinton Group Post. A hug and shout out to my fellow Hillary supporters here on DU.

It's times like this that I really miss Yitzhak Rabin ...

Weasel photographed riding on a woodpecker's back

Winter, don't go away mad. Winter, just go away. (cartoon)

Venezuela gives U.S. 15 days to reduce embassy staff

Bill O'Reilly can't beat the box (cartoon)

John Nichols: This is what Scott Walker has become

Quick 'justice': Moscow Court Gives Jail Time to 9 Participants in Nemtsov March (2 days ago)

That Story About Hillary Clinton’s Private Email Account Isn’t as Awful as It Seems

Bill restricting union dues collection fails but not dead yet in Pa. Senate

China Monthly Box Office Tops U.S. for First Time Ever

Chile's stadiums: from torture centres to the Copa America

So, I took my old lady dog in for acupuncture...

Jindal, Cruz to headline gathering of 200 Iowa pastors

Clinton Email Kerfluffle: Bush/Cheney Used Private Email for Official Business to Dodge Scrutiny

At CPAC, support for DC’s marijuana laws

Rush Limbaugh: President Obama Treats Bibi Netanyahu 'Like One Of The Cops That Choked Eric Garner'

So, I read 36 CFR Chap XII SubChap B and 44 USC Chap 31

legacy of chavez. world's most miserable economy

Cardinal Dolan finally makes sense: Comparing ISIS to Christian terrorists is an ‘accurate’ analogy


Out of Detention: How to Stop the School-to-Prison Pipeline

It's official: First one into the clown car is....

Should we rely on the jury system to deal with someone who repeatedly makes mental health insults?

Ben Carson Has Formed A Presidential Exploratory Committee

Will the Democratic Nominee for 2016 Take on the Moneyed Interests?

Franklin Graham: Muslims Who 'Hate Israel And Hate Christians' Run The White House

Photo of the Day

Boehner to Allow Clean Homeland Security Vote

If you worked for Widget Corporation, would you use your personal email for work?

Flashback: Keith Olbermann has been calling out Bill O’Reilly’s lies for a very long time

Thank you for flying Flicker Airlines:

Rand Paul Wins CPAC Straw Poll, Still Has No Chance of Being President

The right wing douchebag Civil War has started

This Cold Blooded Dude ROCKS!

Chicago Black Site Detainee Tortured Over Marijuana, Rahm Emanuel Denies

In Finland - $70,000 speeding ticket (amount of fine linked to income)

John Oliver describes how I-95 bridge collapse in Phila was stopped by sausage sandwich

Ashland Mayor Wants Environmental Impact Statement of Proposed Industrial Farm in Bayfield Co

I work at the State Dept. Let's talk email.

Welcome to Honduras, a libertarian paradise

Iran Calls Obama's 10-Year Demand In Nuclear Negotiations 'Unacceptable'

Digital Disconnect: How Capitalism is Turning the Internet Against Democracy

Amazing picture of weasel riding on the back of a woodpecker in Essex country park

So Who Thinks Bibi's Speech Today Will Get Excessive News Coverage?....

Scott Walker has a weird theory about unions and foreign policy. We made it a quiz

BIBI WATCH: Rangel Changes His Mind, Will Attend Netanyahu Speech After All

Sen. Warren joins growing list shunning Netanyahu

Fox Terror Analyst Described As 'Idiot' By UK Prime Minister Speaking At AIPAC

OSHA proposes $75,000 in penalties for Omaha company with history of violations

Petraeus Close to Plea Deal Over Giving Classified Data to Lover

Boehner Caves In DHS Shutdown Fight Against Obama's Executive Actions

Higher Education and the Promise of Insurgent Public Memory

Boehner Caves - GOP: House to vote on Homeland bill without conditions

Administration’s Dishonest Response to Elizabeth Warren’s Attack on Secret Investor Arbitration.....

"You both kill far more people than you can eat."

When SC guts ACA your insurance premiums will go up 47% on average...WHAT???

Electrical engineer tased at his housewarming party sues Madison County deputies

What do you call a group of people...

Killed in "Unknown Circumstances": Russia's Ghost Army in Ukraine (Part 1)

CHARLES PIERCE - The Clinton Rules: "Every glitch is a crime, and every blunder is a conspiracy"

Lots of Teapublicans Look a Lot like KKK Types.

Wisconsin still the 'Selma of the north'

Pro-Russian Imperialism propaganda video targeting Obama goes viral — attracting millions of views

Administration’s Dishonest Response to Elizabeth Warren’s Attack on Secret Investor Arbitration.....

What's Wrong With This Picture? If The Dems Pulled A Stunt Like This On BushCo......

I hate watching Republicans falling all all over themselves and genuflecting to Netanyahu.

This speech could take a while. If Netanyahu even farts, every ...

For All of Their "Economic" B.S., Where Do "Conservative" States Rank?

Americans Taste Test Mexican Beer

Inside The Post-Minecraft Life Of Billionaire Gamer God Markus Persson

Limbaugh Says Obama Treats Netanyahu 'Like A White Policeman From Ferguson'

So Even If The President And Kerry Are Successful And Get A Signed Deal With Iran.....

The ACLU (NE) sent me this in an email

The ACLU has your LGBT back in Nebraska

Advice to all Republicans who will gush over how they wish we had a leader like Netanyahu.

Vancouver, Washington, extends moratorium on crude oil facilities

Fucking move!

Joe Sestak campaign kickoff tomorrow at Independence Hall

Project Ice

How many female US Senators are we going to have after the 2016?

Bibi's speech: None dare call it treason

Third Way-er Gabe Horwitz: "Democrats offered fairness, and voters wanted prosperity and growth”

Do you have a Hotmail account? I need help resizing.

I'm very sorry Hillary Clinton has a sad today.

Well I Think The Repugs Have Found Their 2016 Nominee.....

Now THAT was a piece of shit used car salesman.

DNR may sell naming rights to state parks, among other things

Here Are The 55 Democrats, Including Elizabeth Warren, Who Will Boycott Netanyahu's Speech

Publisher Won't Correct O'Reilly Book's Northern Ireland Bombings Lie

Colin Powell to make statement saying he also used his private email while in office

Mike Adams attacks Jimmy Kimmel for “hate speech”

This is why I love Jon Stewart

Netanyahu 1996

Snowden in talks on returning to U.S., Russian lawyer says

Emily's List ceremony live streamed

Sodomite Suppression Act

Mystery paralysis in children is perplexing parents — and researchers

A 22-year-old was recently sentenced to two years in prison for lying to agents, just like Petraeus

And Now We Watch The Instant Analysis Of The Speech & The Dems Tripping All Over Themselves With....

Pandering to US vanity and war mongering against the Iranian "Nazis"

UN drugs body warns US states and Uruguay over cannabis legalisation

hooray for cargo bikes!

Bibi: "Let's not repeat the mistakes of the past!

I hope Bibi loses his B-Butt during the elections.

NASA Spacecraft Nears Historic Dwarf Planet Arrival (NASA/JPL)

Mike Honda nods off in Congress

Boehner Stunt Backfires As NBC, CBS and ABC Don’t Televise Netanyahu Speech To Congress

Education Department cuts ties with five of its debt collectors

Netanyahu's goal is to make sure there is NO Deal

S.F. police looking for owner of abandoned prosthetic leg

Multiple, multiple, multiple trigger warnings: interview with Delhi rapist

Had Democrats done this to Bush not ONE news network would've aired the speech.

Hillary Clinton, e-mails, & Emily's List

US Running Out Of Room To Store Oil; Price Collapse Next?

Damn I'm good

In striking down Nebraska's gay marriage ban, judge defends rights of kids

Feds Raid California 'Maternity Hotels' for Birth Tourists

2015 U.S. Space Launch Manifest (

Woman’s finger bit off during fight in S.F. Mission

Yes we are all Democrats. That is checking a box. No, we don't seem to have common aims in general.

fooled again?

Fake Jerry Jones explains why Dez got the franchise tag and not himself:

Gender Identity is Biological, Study Says

My "WTF?" moment of the day, "Muslims are Christians" edition...

Walker's latest Big and Bold (TM) idea: eliminate the 48 hour waiting period for handgun purchases

Thom Hartmann not discussing the Bibi speech?

NASA Hosts Events to Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of NACA (news release)

How to start a successful craft beer brewery

If I Was An Israeli Living In Israel I Would Feel That Bibi's Speech Put Me In More.....

Is the Mysterious Light on This Dwarf Planet a Sign of Life?

Isn't it great we are so post racial?

Boehner calls Netanyahu closest ally in fight against Obama

This Flying Car Is Real And It Can Fly 430 Miles On A Full Tank

An ineffective Speaker finds his job in jeopardy

Ukraine Raises Key Rate to World’s Highest to Stem Currency Rout

Jury acquits grower who cited medical need for marijuana

Former CIA director Petraeus pleads guilty to federal charge: DOJ


Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's full speech to Congress

U.S. trial of suspected al Qaeda operative heads to jury

Clinton email issue has prompted Hearings..

Death penalty sought in N.C. murder of 3 Muslim students

Sestak is in!!!

Lesbian couple file protection order against man accused of stealing, burning gay pride flag

Oklahoma House passes bill to use nitrogen gas for executions

Lesbian couple file protection order against man accused of stealing, burning gay pride flag (LBN)

Battle over solar panels warms up

Gibbs Calls Clinton's Use of Personal E-mail 'Highly Unusual'

Boehner caves: House could vote Tuesday on funding Homeland Security

Progressives vs. Republicans and Democrats

Ben Carson Launches Presidential Exploratory Committee

This would bring all-new meaning to "bunny hop"

O'Malley Rules Out Senate As Decision Over White House Bid Looms

Pelosi 'near tears' at Bibi 'insult'

The message is spreading. Yesterday, Cher came out against Fast Track on Twitter

Pic Of The Moment: Hillary Clinton Used Personal Email When Serving As Secretary Of State

Please pray for the abolishment of the death penalty.

Counting on Billionaires

House to vote on bill to fully fund Homeland Security

NY POST: High taxes, regulations make NY dead last in freedom

Please pray for the people in the East that are getting ice and snow.

Administration’s Dishonest Response to Elizabeth Warren’s Attack on Secret Investor Arbitration.....

Former White House press secretary Robert Gibbs: Use of private Clinton emails 'highly unusual'

Pelosi Blasts Netanyahu Speech As ‘Insult To Intelligence Of U.S.’, Amanpour Calls It ‘Dark, Strange

Photographer Captures What Male Entitlement Feels Like to Women Who Experience It

Bill Black: Scott Walker’s War on Workers and the Wall Street Journal’s Cleaned-Up Coverage

Imagine the right-wing outrage if Democrats had invited Hugo Chavez to address Congress

Sex Toilets! (Better Call Saul)

The SOS e-mails are MSM smokescreen for the 'Ellen's Design Challenge' scandal.

Journalist assassinated in west Colombia

Skip Netanyahu's lies today. Watch his Iraq lies from 2002 -- the ones that helped push John Kerry

Federal agents raid 20 suspected 'maternity hotels' in California

Farmer Cooperatives, Not Monsanto, Supply El Salvador With Seeds

US auto sales up in February despite snowy weather

Petraeus reaches plea deal with Justice Dept.

Our Lady of Revenue: NYC churches go on the market, leaving parishioners cynical

Farmer Cooperatives, Not Monsanto, Supply El Salvador With Seeds

North Korea warns U.S. about pre-emptive strike 'if necessary'

Twin Cities: U.S. Bank Provides Funding for St. Paul Green Line Apartments

I need a little help and/or advice. I'm 72 & am having major dental problems. I went to my dentist

This is the reason to support the democratic candidate, whoever it is

David Petraeus, former top U.S. general, pleads guilty to misdemeanor in leak of classified data

Kenya destroys 15 tons of ivory taken from poachers

Report: Middle East Quickly Running Out Of Land Area For Violence To Spill Over To

Stalin wiped from Soviet Gulag prison museum

KABOOM! Chris Christie Administration Paid $600M In Financial Fees In 2014

Homeless Woman Treks Three Miles in Rain to Help Abandoned Dog

Sanders Asks Obama to Close Six Egregious Corporate Tax Loopholes

WBC says they will picket Nimoy's funeral, they don't show up. Why?

BIBI WATCH: Pelosi 'Saddened' By 'Condescension' To US By Netanyahu

Who thinks it's mere coincidence that a NYT story to discredit HRC and Obama's State Department

So, how many people actually researched the Clinton email story?

Chicago: CTA to double speed of some downtown buses that crawl at 3 mph

Hillary and the DU bubble.

Do we want Donna Edwards to run? EDITED, with Survey.

Lots of right-wing blogs claiming that Hillary broke the law, and I see some DUers piling on too.

Obama Says Netanyahu Speech Had 'Nothing New,' Offered No Alternative To Iran Nuclear Talks

Conservatives "support the troops" EXCEPT:

Conservative Group Lashes Out At GOP Establishment Over DHS Cave

The House DHS vote is coming up...

Obamacare opponents should be careful what they wish for

Assange Blasts Canada For Denying Asylum To Matt Dehart

Jaw-Dropping Photographs Show The Villarica Volcano Erupting in Chile

Jaw-Dropping Photographs Show The Villarica Volcano Erupting in Chile

"Convention of States" -- Looks like another Koch Brothers effort -- TeaParty 2.0

Pope approves legal framework for financial reform

New Delhi gang-rapist: She shouldn't have fought back

Calif. attorney files for ballot initiative seeking to have all gays executed (xpost from GD)

Toon: I'm speechless

Women in New York State Prisons Don’t Have Enough Sanitary Pads

Austerity Kills: Economic Distress Seen as Culprit in Sharp Rise in Suicide Rate Among Middle Aged

Alzheimer’s Doesn’t Only Affect The Elderly – Let’s Raise Awareness!

X-Posted: Women in New York State Prisons Don’t Have Enough Sanitary Pads

Feingold says in Facebook post he plans to travel state in 2015, listening to concerns of Wisconsini

Bill Cosby Accuser In 2005 Case Reveals Details Of Alleged Assault

If I Were Putting Together Dem Talking Points To Our Congressional Dems I Would In Reaction To.....

am listening to WH press conf. Most questions about emails--not

Boehner's singular consistency

Leaked photos show Oreo’s next cookie flavor

Is Anyone Here Surprised That We Haven't Heard Anything From The Leaders Of The Other Countries.....

California Gas Prices Nearly Rise $1 Over Past Month

Farmer Cooperatives, Not Monsanto, Supply El Salvador With Seeds

DOJ finds that Ferguson Police routinely violates rights of citizens

The Bibi-boners at FoxNews are becoming downright unseemly.

Pap and Seder: How Stupid Has the GOP Made America?

GOP Lawmaker: 'Colored' People 'Most Likely To Be Poor,' 'Poor More Likely To Commit Crimes'

Justice Department Finds Pattern of Police Bias and Excessive Force in Ferguson

BUDGET: Rep. Taylor raises questions about bifurcating worker's comp program

BIBI WATCH: Dem Says Netanyahu 'Pulled Out The Dick Cheney Playbook'

Even If Chicago 'Black Site' Story Is A Stretch, Exaggerated, Overstated...

Chicago Cubs tickets turned a gay man straight, ex-reality show host says

Scathing DOJ report on Ferguson police imminent

White House official on Netanyahu speech: "Literally not one new idea"

Honduras Is Sold as a Libertarian Paradise -- I Went, and Discovered a Capitalist Nightmare

While the NYTimes smears Hillary, CNN critiques Netanyahu's speech. "What Netanyahu left out."

Wolf budget proposal

I'm Shocked! Shocked I Tell You!

Nygren chides Taylor

House voting now on DHS "Clean" funding Bill

Saudi pundit supports Netanyahu’s Congress address/The Times of Israel

US Running out of Room to Store Oil; Price Collapse Next?


Marijuana to blame for much of the city's (NYC) spike in homicides so far this year

Ex-Rhode Island Speaker Fox pleads guilty to federal charges

Singapore Maintains Top Spot as World’s Costliest City.

House Oversight Committee to 'Explore' Clinton's E-Mail Use, Chairman Says

Dem Says Netanyahu 'Pulled Out The Dick Cheney Playbook' (Yarmuth-KY)

US Commander: Arming Ukraine Would Boost Pressure on Putin

I need the name of a Republican who boycotted the Netanyahu speech today

Obama Responds to Netanyahu with 11 Minutes of Impeccable Logic - Media Stunned into Silence

on the DHS vote, looks like scared GOPers are taking the easy way out...

This political cartoon made me laugh, and I hope it does the same for you...

10 Reasons I’m Praying for AIPAC’s Decline

Officials: US report finds racial bias in Ferguson police

AND....DHS funding Bill passes

Texas lawmaker files bill to legalize marijuana.

Tune in at 11am EST on March 4,watch Joe Sestak kick off his campaign for Senator,Pennsylvania.

Reports Snowden Is in Talks to Return Home Are “Much Ado About Nothing,” Says U.S. Lawyer

In less than 12 hours, Dailybeast completely shoots down "HillaryEmailGate."

A clean DHS funding bill is in the process of passing the House.

Alleged Chinese 'maternity tourism' operations raided in California

Nitrogen gas executions approved by Oklahoma House

Punked! NYT recycles faux outrage Clinton story to distract from You Know Who's Speech to Congress

Kean U. to lay off 54 union workers, outsource cleaning services

Venezuela’s Continuous Coup

Venezuela’s Continuous Coup

Ending Uncertainty, House Approves Year's Funding for Homeland Security

Jailed Navalny Not Allowed To Attend Nemtsov's Funeral

So--just how many Congressional folk actually attended Bibi's speech?

Bibi briefly said nice things about Obama, before trashing him and his intelligence for 45 mins.

One thing for sure, Israel would not allow what Boehner did

FACT CHECK: Did Netanyahu go too far in US speech?

My college survived the Great Depression and after a unanimous vote by the Board of Trustees,

So I Was Just Approved For HIP 2.0, Does It Cover Dental Services?

HRC Will Submit “People’s Brief” with More Than 200,000 Signatories for Marriage Equality to SCOTUS

My college survived the Great Depression and after a unanimous vote by the Board of Trustees,

Aren't Boehner's words treason

Ukraine says return of Crimea a must for mending ties with Russia

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NYC’s Last Classical Sheet Music Store to Close

Russians bid farewell to murdered politician Nemtsov

The GOP's Wasted Winter

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Nancy Pelosi: "I was near tears throughout the Prime Minister's speech-saddened by the insult..."

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Jewish Dems Take Compromise 'Stand' at Bibi’s Congressional Speech

Netanyahu, Wrong Then, Wrong Now

So let me get this entirely straight (re: the Clinton email story)

This year thousands of men will die from stubborness.

Gov Walker the bombsheller vs Gov Dayton who cares about MN & the people

Mark Leno Once Again Proposes Bill To Slow Down Ellis Act Evictions

Michael Tomasky Take The Wind Out Of The Sails of Clinton Email-truthers

Supreme Court rejects appeal by Prop 8 donors to keep their identities secret

DailyKOS: The New York Times Blows It With Misleading Hit Job on Clinton Emails

No, Netanyahu, Iran is not secretly planning to nuke Israel

"They raped every German female from eight to 80" after fall of Berlin, 1945 (Russia's Red Army)

Pat Robertson: Christians Must Be Aware Muslim Neighbors Want To Kill You; Obama Advancing Islam

The ‘Underwater Waterfall’ Illusion at Mauritius Island

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Neighbor Jailed For Burning Married Couple's Pride Flag

American democracy is doomed

Aggressive Homeless On San Jose State University Campus Scaring Students

Hundreds of teachers rally against Cuomo's education plans

Dysfunction In Congress Complicates GOP Lawsuit To Topple Obamacare

Scientist 'killed Amazon indians to test race theory'

Transgender boy, 16, commits suicide after years of bullying

Burying the lead.

Hampton University Business School Bans Dreadlocks

“FREAK” flaw in Android and Apple devices cripples HTTPS crypto protection

Fear Dominates Politics, Media and Human Existence in America—And It’s Getting Worse

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Anti-LGBT activists confront transgender teenager at Charlotte government center bathrooms

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I started watching Breaking Bad on Netflix even after seeing only the series finale.

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Today in Herstory: Massive Suffrage Parade Takes the Nation’s Capital By Storm (3 mar 1913)

‘This bar is not for blacks’: Florida man assaults black bargoer with beer bottle, pepper spray

Senate GOP tries to repeal NLRB rule on union elections

Peak Bloom, April 11 - 14!

The Thick with the Brick

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On LAPD shooting, take a broader view

Hillary Clinton Room Post-Just amusing watching the reactions to this email story here.

Warren isn't the Wing

US air traffic control computer system vulnerable to terrorist hackers

So, what's the next Hillary is bad meme we will read?

Interesting Dem/Repub observation

You know the little red box over the nuclear launch button?

DU will be less contentious after July 26, 2016....Cuz all Hillary attacks will have to cease.

Why Warren Can't Be President

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Ed Schultz: HillaryEmailGate a right wing smear

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I find it sad and pathetic that "Democrats" so easily fall for right-wing smear pieces

On Hilary coming to bat...

does anyone know what happened to the United Sportscar Club of America?

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Every American should feel insulted that Netanyahu spoke before our Congress

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Sen. Sanders on on Netanyahu Speech today

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Ohio governor Kasich's proposal would institutionalize people with disabilities

New charges filed against Hillary Clinton. This one could be serious.

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Blazing Saddles... You know, morons.

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HOLY SHIT!! How is this not treason? The GOP is trying to pass a bill to undermine Obama on Iran

Senator Sanders Statement on Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Speech to Congress

Netanyahu outlined impossible Iran deal, U.S. official says

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Hollande plans first ever visit by French president to Cuba

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ABC's Jon Karl: "Does The White House Believe Hillary Clinton Broke The Law? Yes or No"?

Who's listening for Hillary's speech tonight? I am thrilled to hear her.

Shots Fired Near NSA Headquarters, Building Damaged by Gunfire

Benjamin Netanyahu speech: Radio host calls for Democrats boycotting address to be hanged

Wisconsin: Quotations from Republican State Senator Dale Schultz

Cruz admits holding up DHS funding was hostage taking and he's mad they didn't shoot the hostage

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CPAC this year didn't even try to hide their racism.

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AFA's Sandy Rios uses stereotypes to justify her racism...

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One thing that makes me sad about the whole O'Reilly affair

Herzog: Netanyahu's speech won't halt Iran nuclear program.

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Pelosi blasts Netanyahu speech as ‘insult to intelligence of U.S.’, Amanpour calls it ‘dark, Strange

O'Malley rules out Senate as decision over White House bid looms

Today in Scott Walker ridicule:

Andrew Lack in talks to return to NBC

Looking forward to Mornin' Joke tomorrow morning

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Ebbing supply of injection drugs could lead to halt of Virginia executions

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California eyes Right to Rest Act to stem criminalization of homeless

Unplanned pregnancies cost taxpayers $21 billion each year - WaPo

Venezuela Bars Bush And Cheney As 'Terrorists'

Netanyahu Can Disinform on Iran Just as Well as Iraq

Minnesota legislator invites two Wisconsin businesses to relocate over union debate

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