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Archives: March 6, 2015

Homage to Neil Welliver, 2014

Arkansas horror story: Republican lawmaker gave up adopted 6-year-old to man who then raped her

Kathleen Matthews, Chris Matthews' Wife, Is Running For Rep. Van Hollen's House Seat

Laying the Groundwork for Justice

U.S. appeals court puts Nebraska same-sex marriages on hold

Volunteer for a SEVEN DAY WORK WEEK???.. Is that insane or just another slap

Bigotry towards a white guy didn't inspire denunciation of ALL forms

Senate Democrats Force Mitch McConnell To Cancel Vote On Iran Bill

Dammit Repubs, stop blaming Clinton for your lack of interest in security!

Chelsea Manning: court order bans US military from referring to soldier as 'he'

Congressman lashes out at members urging wolf protections

David Loses It on Right-Winger Who Just Doesn't Understand

I love this old Vietnamese song

PLO leadership votes to suspend security cooperation with Israel

57% of Republicans Say Dismantle Constitution, Make Christianity National Religion

Daylight Savings Time - Remember to spring ahead this Sunday,

New York City, reflecting the people that actually live in it, recognizing Muslim school holidays

Tarrant County DA’s office requests Grapevine police not release video of shooting of Mexican nat'l

American Taliban aka TeaParTY Republican party gloating that Bibi shit on Obama

Les Paul & Chet Atkins 1978-07-05 NYC NBC Today Show Pt1

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 6 March 2015

(TYT) One year ago today: Liz Wahl quits RT live on air. TAKE THIS JOB AND SHOVE IT!

Jack White - Lazaretto

Disparate Impact- Civil rights laws, this is the rainbow for TeaParTY Taliban

Can a baby monitor really be hacked like shown on CSI Cyber?

Tsarnaev had four minutes to change history * Trigger Warning *

David Cameron told: stop cowering over election TV debates

When four cops have to use deadly force to subdue a man, something's wrong

WATCH: 'Son of Hamas' addresses AIPAC conference

So you made a killing betting on stocks and don't want...

Mike Malloy - The Big Picture w/ Thom Hartmann On Iran

United States of Israel? How the Great Liar Netanyahu twists America round his finger.

Students sue over Tennessee voter ID law

Florida man claims self-defense in neighbor's death, drives body to lawyer's office

As the Supreme Court considers whether to gut Obamacare, evidence is mounting that the law is workin

Memorial event remembers women incarcerated in Magdalene laundries

The Big Money Behind Netanyahu

There is such thing as a Hello Kitty food truck, and it's coming to S.F.

Star Trek online's tribute is up.

‘Religious liberty’ measure passes Georgia Senate

NDakota (R) Senator Hoeven vows to "find another bill to attach Keystone" (Short Article)

Harrison Ford's son sent out a tweet

'Extinct' Bird Rediscovered in Myanmar, Surprising Scientists

Barca tried to buy Jerome Boateng last summer

lately I been collecting Bikes...Well, Kind of.

Is it too late for me to request that they call it "QwertyGate"? I just like the sound of that.

So how did that Delta Jet miss the East Dry River in New York today

Wall Street pushes SCOTUS on gay marriage

Reports: Harrison Ford injured in plane crash

New Radicals - You Get What You Give [HQ]

Conservatives who hate big government are, suprisingly, not up in arms about Ferguson

Ricky Martin, Carlos Santana & Jose Feliciano LIVE - "Light My Fire" and "Oy Como Va"

The Man in the Van

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Home Again, Home Again & a new Panda gif

Had an exam in my paralegal class tonight.

EMPIRE - The Promise and Peril of Democracy (Marwan Bishara)

Texas Association of Business Comes Out Against Religious Freedom Amendments

Today in Herstory: The Suffragist “Prison Special” Comes to Chicago (5 mar 1919)

how times change:Today in Herstory: The Suffragist “Prison Special” Comes to Chicago (5mar1919)

Everyone forgets that Harrison Ford is an experience pilot

Thomm Hartmann - The Ukraine Proxy & the New Cold War

So fortunate to have seen Mr. Brubeck live.

Is Texas Southern, Western, or Truly a Lone Star?

We are not what we seem….

Kris Kobach doubles down on his racism...

Indiana Jones survives AGAIN !

Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor Writes Letter To ‘Coward’ Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

US Police Appeal To Public To Stop Filming Them Shooting Black People

If You Can't Govern, Spin the Media

Rosa Luxemburg was born on this day in 1871 -

Acoustic Thunderstruck (Awesome)

The Abominable Snowman

The Demonisation Of Russia Risks Paving The Way For War

Judge Removed in Case Against Conservative Activist

What will it take for us

Dumb Criminals: Florida (Obviously) Man Steals Neighbors' Credit Card, Invites Them To NFL Game

NO SHIT ...64

Philadelphia officer shot dead while trying to stop robbery

Fareed Zakaria on Netanyahu

So, ratfucking Hillory Rodam Clinton will

Tell lawmakers to protect human health and the environment - Pass a strong Bill 52-14

JK on Clinton emails

Senate Democrats press for vote on attorney general nominee

Q: You don't buy the party unity argument?

Largest US banks all pass latest round of Fed 'stress tests'

I'm going to list several names of Rock Stars that

The inevitable question

Unions sue over Gov. Rauner's executive order blocking 'fair share' union fees

Noted Climate Denier Richard Lindzen Suddenly Concerned Re. Subpoenas, Privacy (Big Switch)

Rick Perry's supporters launch super PAC

Heee'ssss Baaaaaack! ALL THREE!

a possible addition to the In Memoriam page?

Triplet goats born at Canadian agriculture museum

Fracking Used to Inject Nuclear Waste Underground for Decades

Why a D.C. bike shop is joining a radical socialist union (Wobblies-IWW)

Why a D.C. bike shop is joining a radical socialist union (Wobblies-IWW)

Federal Judge rushed to hospital after being shot outside home

Why a D.C. bike shop is joining a radical socialist union (Wobblies-IWW)

Late winter snowstorm blankets South, Northeast

After Menopause, Killer Whale Moms Become Pod Leaders

Finished House of Cards.

Guardian: Miners' strike 30 years on: 'I fought not just for “my pit” but for the community'

So O'Malley shows up from nowhere. Why?

Cuban Conan

A quick synopsis of the Ferguson Report

NYT: Mayor de Blasio Urges New York Businesses to Raise Hourly Wages to Over $13

State Accuses Obama Administration of Misleading Judge

NYTimes: State Department lawyers never advised Hillary to stop using personal email accounts.

Military recognizes WikiLeaks defendant Manning as a woman

Anyone have a heat pump water heater?

Much ado

Cold-sore cream: $34 in Canada, $2,532 in U.S.

Sheriffs from 3 states, including Nebraska, sue over Colorado pot law

Could ExxonMobil Buy BP?

Retired Nurse Uses Her Pension to Feed Thousands in Hometown

Constitutional Court president resigns over bribery scandal

silicon valley single mom lives in a garage for 1K/month

NBC News: Are You Ready to Retire? That Depends

TCM Schedule for Friday, March 6, 2015 -- Friday Night Spotlight - Roadshow Films

Alabama GOP proposes bill to let judges opt out of marrying gay couples — and Jews and Muslims too!

Brother of Colombia’s former Supreme Court president arrested on drug trafficking charges

Top Christie aide drove Exxon settlement, former state official says.

Archaeologists find two lost cities deep in Honduras jungle

Archaeologists find two lost cities deep in Honduras jungle

New baby orca, other discoveries made by tracking team

This place is no fun anymore.

You know, some of us really can't muster a lot of concern over Hillary's emails...

Telling States To Ignore Federal Laws Is Tantamount To Sedition Or Encouraging Insurrection.

Chris Matthews' Wife Is Running For Rep. Van Hollen's House Seat

Arkansas Republican gave his adopted children away to a man who raped one of them

I would have attended Netanyahu's speech

It's sick how the Obamas are maligned.

Iran ‘Taking Over’ Iraq, Saudis Warn, Blaming U.S. Refusal To Send Troops Against ISIS

FBI: ISIS Message Resonating With Young People From U.S., West

Tonight's Full Moon Will Be an Oddly Shrunken 'Micromoon'

Naples (you know which state!) man throws bucket of urine at girlfriend during argument

We are being played.

Why I do not like supporters of GM foods and the term anti-science

CNN: Protestors in India attack prison and kill rapist

Woman sues restaurant for $100,000 after husband makes her dine alone on Valentine's Day

CHP: Plainclothes officer justified in drawing gun at protesters during Oakland melee

After NRA Tweet, Vicious Attacks And Death Threats Against Gabby Giffords Pour In

T. Hartmann: How the Supreme Court Helped Create Kochistan...

The 9 unbreakable rules of the Wile E. Coyote/Road Runner universe

Anyone else watching Motown 25 on PBS?

Just got my head shaved for charity

Farrakhan Blames Jews For 9/11

GOP leaders to skip Selma event

What does new citizenship law mean for Portuguese and world Jewry?

An aspiring rabbi is using Grindr to promote Shabbat you see it, what proof is needed that a person is NOT an antisemite?

Denver artist's book: Holocaust survivors tale, testament to faith in family, compassion

We should never use the word "reform" to describe any conservative policy ideas.

Biological Determinism is right after all!!!

Madonna performs Israeli-DJ remix in France

All-Women’s College Wellesley To Accept Transgender Women

Russian Jews Worry for Future After Killing of Opposition Leader Boris Nemtsov

Appeals court allows Nebraska gay marriage ban to stand

Daily Holidays - March 6

Photo of the Day

My proposal for saving more daylight

Friday joke - for the tech generation

Hillary lacks something pretty essential to a politician

Jeffery Toobin schools Nancy Grace on the Death Penalty

What happens when a web show host insults UFC champ Ronda Rousey:

Self-Driving Cars Will Be in 30 U.S. Cities by the End of Next Year

Evidence indicates Yucatan Peninsula hit by tsunami 1,500 years ago

How many are feeling driven away from DU by these invasive noisy interfering ads?

Eastern Oregon dig uncovers ancient 15 thousand year old stone tool

'Military pressure' may be needed to oust Assad: Kerry

3D view of Arsia Mons, a huge volcano on Mars - from ISRO's Mars Orbiter Mission

Air Force veteran’s suicide sheds light on female soldiers and PTSD

The Daredevil of Niagara Falls

Did anyone watch Scandal last night?? **SPOILERS**

Are Genetically Modified Organisms the only area of science where an hypothesis doesn't

Colorado Debates Whether IUDs Are Contraception Or Abortion

Go Progressives! Congressional Progressive Caucus Offers A Real Alternative on Trade

Super Bowl, World Series champs back gay marriage at court

Want to boycott Monsanto GMO foods? Its easy if you eat whole foods & a long list if not~

The Rude Pundit - The Hillary Industrial Complex Gets Back to Work

Urban League president will run for Seattle City Council, challenge Sawant

Ex-Mossad chief calls Netanyahu’s Iran speech ‘bullshit’

The wall-to-wall carpeting I picked out is by Stainmaster. Turns out it's part of Koch Industries.


Usually I hate those posts entitled "(blah blah blah) NAILS IT"

EU one step closer to law on national GMO crop bans

This Winter Warmest On Record In Russia; Most Regions +2C; Siberia +4-7C

Iditarod Moves Yet Again; Still In Fairbanks, But Shifted To Avoid Rotten Chena River Ice

Journalist Threatened After Reporting About Christian Legislator Who Gave Adopted Children To Abuser

NOAA - El Nino Is Officially Here

Biden has this so wrong.

I was almost speeding today. Should I have gotten arrested?

Go Ask Alice (HoF thread)

How inequality harms health -- and the economy

Just gonna leave this here.

DC Centrists (DINOS - which are about 99% of them) Freak Out Over Elizabeth Warren

In U.C.L.A. Debate Over Jewish Student, Echoes on Campus of Old Biases

The Gangsters of Ferguson

Skid Row shooting: dead man named as Charly Keundeu Keunang

Republicans were right. Obama destroying America!

Loyal Senator Still Lying Patiently In Spot Where Beloved Bill Died

Justice Department Calls On Ferguson To Align Level Of Institutional Racism With Rest Of Country

295,000 jobs added. Unemployment down to 5.5%.

DC Centrists (DINOS - which are about 99% of them) Freak Out Over Elizabeth Warren

Is this obamacare case one of the greatest examples of judicial activism?

Girl Raised From Birth By Wolf Blitzer Taken Into Protective Custody

IRS suggests dropping casino winnings threshold to $600

“She should just be silent”: the real roots of India’s rape culture

Happiness currently is a 10-day forecast with highs above freezing

5 Ways Democratic Presidents Kick Republican Butt

Biden Releases Both Emails Written While Vice-President

Gaza's sole power plant shuts down due to lack of fuel

Obama criticises China's mandatory backdoor tech import rules

Unemployment Rate Falls to 5.5%

U.S. Economy Adds 295,000 jobs, Unemployment falls to 5.5 %

Unemployment near seven year low

Newly Relevant Benghazi Panel Spooks Dems

The NRA’s mocking tweet of Gabby Giffords is a new low:

What's for Dinner, Fri., Mar. 6, 2015

Economy Has Best Stretch Since 1997

Friday Toon Roundup

Archaeologist Says House In Nazareth Could Have Been Jesus' Childhood Home

So go google 'clinton email ambassador fired'...

Error on Air Force test sparks debate over religion

Update #2 on my neighbor's murder

Broadband routers: SOHOpeless and vendors don't care

Do you have an interesting memory related to 'spring-ahead'?

RWer digs up dirt on Spock

90,000 Indians Lynch Rape Suspect

Luggage Made From Recycled Plastic Water Bottles

Dems vow to protect Boehner from conservative coup

Godfathers of Chilean right charged with tax fraud, bribery and money laundering

Clinton: Not a Scandal, Yet. But… - By Michael Tomasky

Nasa's Dawn probe achieves orbit around Ceres

The giants of global finance are in trouble

Yet Another Oil Train Has Derailed and Caught Fire (103 cars of the shit)

Downside to being in Minnesota vs. Wisconsin

Jerusalem: Israelis wounded in attack by Palestinian driver


I may have fallen prey to a phone bank scam/operation.

Living on $1.50US per Day

Will Missouri’s Top GOPer Lose His Job Over Candidate’s Suicide?

How about "American Crime"? What did you think?

'Fairy control' to halt tiny doors in Somerset woods

Which of the following should be public record for elected government officials?

Engineering the Perfect Baby

Are there any Pyrrhonian skeptics in the group?

Survivor Worlds Apart- Episode 2 discussion thread

Under Conscience Rules Christian Judges Can Refuse To Marry Non Believers.

Apple to replace AT&T in Dow industrials on March 18

Apple Added To Dow Jones Industrial Average

Facebook rant lands US man in UAE jail

Kerry's comments on David Wade leaving - from

Iran President: World ‘Too Intelligent’ To Be Fooled By Netanyahu’s ‘War-Mongering’

60 months of job growth and 12 million jobs -

Recovery squee

Update On Militarized Evictions In Oregon - Chris Faraone Discusses

White House deferred to N. Dakota on oil train safety

Woman arrested for bomb threat at Miami International Airport

Alaska Republican’s suggestion: ‘Predator’ wolves would solve your community’s ‘homeless problem’

TYT: Ambassador's Face Slashed With Knife In South Korea

TYT: Marijuana Legalized In Colorado Is To Blame For NYC Murders, Obviously.

Americans Try Israeli Food For The First Time

Retiring today! Going to France for a week next week. Yeeha! (nt)

According to conservatives from Dec. 2008, we're supposed to be in a dystopian hellhole by now.

Probe 'Dawn' enters orbit of dwarf planet Ceres: NASA

Pic Of The Moment: On Jobs, Obama's Reality Crushes GOP's Best Campaign Fantasy

TYT: Police Shoot Unarmed Man In Face While Serving Marijuana Warrant

Baylor's 410 lb. LaQuan McGowan practicing at TE

The Nation...John Nichols: This Is Where Union-Bashing and Union-Blaming Gets Ridiculous

Fun with electricity

TYT: The Collapse Of Detroit, A Sign Of Things To Come For America?

Day 3 visiting Free Republic....

Malcolm Boyd, Episcopal priest and champion of civil and gay rights, dies at 91

TYT: Iran Wants To Exterminate Jews? No. Annihilate Israel? Yes.

Labor History in 2:00 3-6-14 the year was 2012 lined Broadway in New York City

I heard NSA is going to question people in OH

Labor History in 2:00 3-6-14 the year was 2012 lined Broadway in New York City

Labor History in 2:00 3-6-14 the year was 2012 lined Broadway in New York City

John Oliver on Infrastructure

Snow-ball Senator explains his actions

Jerome Kurtz, IRS commissioner under Carter, dies at 83

Dawn spacecraft arrives at Ceres!

TYT: MSNBC's Chris Matthews Calls Netanyahu Speech A "Takeover Attempt"

The Bears traded Brandon Marshall to the Jets

Holy Crap. SCOTUS hammered the 4th Amendment (Well last year anyway).

(Toledo) Blade gets $18,000 from government for deleted photos

LGBT anti-discrimination bill passes Utah test

Fox Reporter Made Career Off Tale She Survived Terrifying Home Invasion, Turns Out She Lied

Ferguson Police Tolerate Sexual Harassment of Female Officers: Justice Department

On a scale from 1-10, how's your pain?

Religious schools are a better choice than public schools.

Strong February Job Numbers Underline Obama’s Performance — And GOP Failure

Thank you!

Do the Republicans think we're stupid?

One question shows just how damn crazy Iowa Republicans really are.

Greenwald says the "Snowden ready to come home!" stories were all fake

Jackson County Democratic leader resigns: 'It's a dysfunctional group'

X-Posted from GD: Ferguson Police Tolerate Sexual Harassment of Female Officers: Justice Department

Question submitted by Blue_Tires

Payroll employment increases in February (+295,000); unemployment rate edges down to 5.5%

Clearest pictures ever of free-falling snowflakes

Arkansas Republican dodges blame for giving adopted daughters to rapist: I’m a victim here

Manannán Mac Lir - the Celtic Sea God has been found!

Proposed cuts to public broadcasting funding rile rural Alaska radio listeners

So, bigots, if Islam is so horrible, why aren't you walking or biking to work?

Impressive Tomb of Celtic Prince Found in France

Conservative columnist can’t mourn Nimoy’s death because Spock reminds him of Obama

Snowden says he'd like to return to Geneva

Dr MLK Jr: We are coming to get our check

New Australian Moth a 'Living Dinosaur'

Here is the question we really need to consider:

Club Orlov: Has the US has surrendered its sovereignty to a clique of financial oligarchs?

Happy Birthday Glenn Greenwald

Joseph Farah, (head of WND) has a twfer today...

For christ's sake; take this Charlatan OFF the Science Committee!

Federal, state legislation aims to curb ethanol use in gasoline

Talk about your froth-at-the-mouth bigotry...

In Ohio, combine anti-choice zealotry, politics and stupidity...

Ferguson fires three, hopes for settlement with Justice Department

Alternative oncology versus oncology

Teapublican Economics explained in one picture:

U.S. begins measures to buy time under debt limit

S.F. plans to move entire homeless encampments into housing

S.F. plans to move entire homeless encampments into housing (xpost from GD)

Wisconsin Assembly OKs right-to-work bill, governor supports

Gunman video says Parliament attack spurred by Canada military action

Pretty telling: Every GOP attended Netanyahu speech, but not single one will attend Selma50

Jesus fucking Christ... ***THIS**** got a hide!?!!?

DNews: Meet Earth's Orbital Dance Partner: 3753 Cruithne : Discovery News

GOP congressman: If you had wolves in your district, you wouldn't have a homeless problem

India's bar council meets to decide action against rape trial lawyers

He lives in a van down by the Walmart.

Let's celebrate DAVID GILMOUR'S 69th birthday with a Floydgasm. Post your favorite tunes here.

Third Israeli Poll: No Help For Bibi

University of South Dakota is becoming the first college in state to offer gender-neutral housing.

Take a tour underwater

U.S. Stocks Decline as Payrolls Report Fuels Rate Speculation

Anyone know, specifically, where this fire outside Galena is?

I've just read three different threads of wingers spouting off ridiculous bullshit

The Hillary Camp's Rationale for Staying Quiet

Creationist rejects dates of human jawbone discovery in Ethiopia

The World Is Running Out of Places to Store All of Its Oil

Wisconsin Republicans Pass Right-To-Work Bill, Walker Plans To Sign

Listen for yourself: What Lyndon B. Johnson said about Selma and the 'Alabama situation'

Wisconsin's 'Right To Work' Vote: A Blow To Income Equality Nationwide?

Salvation Army puts #thedress in a new light with powerful domestic violence ad

Bernie Sanders: Calls Saudi Demand for U.S. Ground Troops ‘Offensive’

Clinton Took Money From Government While Secretary of State (Borowitz)

What else is Hillary hiding?

Inspectors Uncover Polluting Oil Wastewater Pits in Kern County | Care2 Causes

Lest We Forget: The MSM Loves to Punk DU Because It is SO Easy to Do

Sen. Sanders to march in Selma...

Albert Maysles, Pioneering Documentarian, Dies at 88

Snow removal funding would be cut in half under Christie budget plan

This 4-Year-Old Girl Had The Best Response When A Boy In Class Called Her Ugly

Convicted Felon Dinesh D’Souza Accuses Hillary of ‘Lawlessness’


Delayed trade bill no impediment to Pacific deal: U.S. official

Republicans See Clinton Imploding

4 Senators Tackle Overuse of Antibiotics on Farms With New Bill

The media is really going after Hillary Clinton over this email kerfuffle.

British Drift to EU Exit Spooks Investors as Voters Tune Out

'The most potent weapon

The new Canadian $5 bill

Walker off the IOWA #AgSummit… Will be live streamed

Another Papa John's franchise ordered to pay $2.12 million dollars in wage theft

Amazingly Warmer Weather Is Heading to Eastern U.S., for a While

Papa John's To Pay $2 Million After Short-Changing New York Delivery Workers

Why does DU software gag on special characters in URLs?

then I suggest we have a draft,

Why the Wisconsin State Legislature Is Scott Walker’s Secret Weapon

Jim Boeheim suspended as part of NCAA's punishment of Syracuse

Clinton Email Scandal May Elevate Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley

Lew to Congress: US Hits Debt Limit On March 16, Needs To Be Raised ASAP

University of Oregon commits frightening abuse of power in rape victim case

Ferguson Report isn't just an isolated incident, it's a National epidemic....

Rove, Bush and Cheney belong in prison. Not Don Siegelman.

Students vote for communism-themed prom

John Lewis Shames GOP Leaders For Skipping Selma Anniversary

Samantha Bee, American Hero, Finally Gets Her Own Show

Millions at risk from 'Freak' encryption bug

O'Malley Background Article

GOP leaders to skip Selma

If you could pick people to be in the Democratic Presidential primary, who would you pick?

Venezuela Honors Chávez as Pressures Mount

First on CNN: Feds prepare criminal corruption charges against Senator Bob Menendez

Former CPRIT official pleads not guilty to state felony charge, trial set for Aug. 17

When Repubs talk about "State-sponsored terrorism" vis-a-vis ...

BREAKING: Justice Department to bring CORRUPTION charges against Sen. Menendez

Burkina Faso's revolutionary hero Thomas Sankara to be exhumed

White House continues to keep distance from Hillary Clinton email controversy

CF-101 "Voodoo"

CounterPunch: Hillary Clinton -- Shades of Watergate

Jury awards $1 million in excessive-force lawsuit against Austin Police Department

University of Arkansas is looking for experienced Z/OS System Programmer.

Are there any Z/OS system programmers out here looking for a job?

Three Republicans refuse to attend Idaho Senate Daily Invocation because of Hindu prayer

Florida man sentenced for smuggling LA Dodgers' Yasiel Puig out of Cuba

Lanny Davis Fumes At MSNBC Host Over Clinton Email Story Questions

Possible Special Election for the NJ US Senate Election in 2016.

Please help. Old CAPTIONer can't remember how to put an image from Google into post.

'I'm Proud To Be A Gay Icon!': Angela Lansbury Opens Up In New Interview

Ferguson clerk fired over racist emails also accused of fixing traffic tickets

We've had a very mild winter here in the PNW

Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Hillary Witch? We Are!

When Wikileaks/Manning dumped State Department records, they didn't dump Hillary's,

You're home at last!

Afghan Men Don Burqas And March For Women's Rights

Bison reintroduced into Illinois for the first time in over 100 years

A Whopping 76% Of Teachers Say Kids Come To School Hungry. Here's What's Being Done

School Stops Giving Homework So Kids Can Play Instead

President Obama to speak at Georgia Tech Tuesday

GOP lets corporate lobbyists take over Congress

Conservative lawmaker believes 'God-made' marijuana should be legal in Texas

Democratic voters as the enemy /Public financing

Rockers Hall & Oates Sue 'Haulin' Oats' Granola Maker

Top five most popular posts on this week

I'm waiting for my first soda pop with pesticide residue in it.

"And I'll tell you no lies. . . ." Please come CAPTION Bill ("It's the literal truth!") O'Reilly!!!

CNN analyst smacks down Nancy Grace’s bloodlust: ‘Executing people is not the only form of justice’

So I'm incorporated now, becoming a small digital publisher...

Martin O’Malley To Test Granite State Waters

Obama wont allow prosecution of any black people...

Chris Christie sells out New Jersey taxpayers ("dirty deeds, done dirt cheap")

Angry conservative wishes beheading on Oregon city official who opposes ‘In God We Trust’ display

10 ways white people are more racist than they realize

Let’s Celebrate Michael Irvin, The Most Cowboys Player Of All Time

John Lewis Shames GOP Leaders For Skipping Selma Anniversary

Any harsh critics of the Ferguson Grand Jury big enough to back off in the face of the DOJ report?

Industry Pressure Kept Oklahoma’s Scientists Silent on Earthquake-Fracking Link Since 2010: Report

Open Carry Activists: Not Your Daddy’s Gun Nuts

A snake with legs! . . . Please come CAPTION Bill O'Reilly!!

A miracle. Father of 4 hears silence for the first time.

Senate Democrats push for Medicaid to cover birth control

John Isner v James Ward - Davis Cup - in Scotland

After Much Ado, El Niño Officially Declared

The hardest thing about walking your cat on the street in keeping the martini in the glass

Vice News: Japan vs. The Islamic State

University of Oregon commits frightening abuse of power in rape victim case

Ferguson judge behind aggressive fines policy owes $170,000 in unpaid taxes

"Evolution is just a word!" . . . Please come CAPTION Scott Walker!!!

DIYers - Which of these do you recommend?

For a guy who supposedly doesn't love America, he has a strange way of showing it

The Obamacare Fight Has Always Been About Race And Gender Anxiety

Driving question: Was flashing one's headlights to tell someone to move over ever considered polite?

Joe Biden on Ben Carson’s Gay Choice Comments: ‘I Mean, Jesus, God’

Sen. Sanders:Alaska is Melting

Israel lost me a long tine ago when they supported South African apartheid.

Everglades to be killed this October by Florida's own Koch bros - the Fanjuls

Is there any potential Democratic Candidate who will pass muster?

Today in Herstory: Suffragists March Once More – Into the Senate (6 mar1913)

Faith Groups Are Trying To Block Emergency Contraception For Raped Migrant Children

Franklin Graham Is Still the Worst Thing to Happen to God in a While

How to break your democracy...

300 Top Republicans (Yes, Republicans) Just Asked The Supreme Court To Support Gay Marriage

Kudos to Tamron Hall for keeping her cool with Lanny Davis...

It's time for California to compensate its forced-sterilization victims

It's time for California to compensate its forced-sterilization victims

How Thatcher’s Government Covered Up a VIP Pedophile Ring

WTF ...197

NYPD Commissioner Blames Legal Marijuana in CO & WA for NYC Shootings

Well, guess it had to happen sometime,

PANIC Over Hillary Clinton Personal Email; Colin Powell Did The Same Thing

One of many upcoming articles - how can you tax nursing home payments?

Monthly Salary of $20 Shows Why Venezuelans Wait in Food Lines

more on justin harris--the ark. leg who "rehomed" his adopted daughters to a rapist

The truth!!!! (link)

U.S. Stocks Decline (DJ -279) as Payrolls Report Fuels Rate Speculation

more on justin harris--the ark. leg who "rehomed" his adopted daughters to a rapist.

Vice President Joe Biden addresses the Human Rights Campaign Spring Equity Convention in Washington

ISIS controls as many as 90,000 Twitter accounts

One wonders if top Repubs are shunning the Selma march because they're confirming their racism &

Here in the Hen House we peeps think all the animals should be in solidarity

Child-Abandoning Justin Harris Explains Why He Regifted Unwanted Children

Ew This Guy Again Child-Abandoning Justin Harris Explains Why He Regifted Unwanted Children

Wasn't last night's Blacklist the best episode, so far?

Obama sends second US official as Republicans fear for national interest

Obama sends second US official as Republicans fear for national interest

In the 2008 primary, what was the name of that slob in a sweater

Palestinian Driver Rams Into Pedestrians Standing Near Jerusalem Tram Stop, Police Say

Black Sabbath still tearing it up (corrected)

Jimmy Carter memoir to be published in July

New York airport alarm reveals stowaway dog in checked luggage

COrRECTED: What Ritchie Blackmore has been up to for the last years

Lane splitting in Texas

John Fugelsang tweets about Jeb Bush

GOPers Validating Their Teabagger Bigot 'Creds'

Alabama Supreme Court first in nation to defy federal court gay marriage order

President Obama: Ferguson bias "not an isolated incident"

1 billion young people are at risk of hearing loss

Omaha man accused of beating his cat faces felony animal cruelty charge

Omaha man accused of beating his cat faces felony animal cruelty charge

Omaha man accused of beating his cat faces felony animal cruelty charge

Well this sucks...

Scott "gay nazis" Lively really goes off the deep end...

Why ISIS Exists

Pres. Obama makes encouraging Keystone reference to 'extraordinarily dirty' Canada oil extraction

GOP leaders to skip Selma event

Remember Ken Cuccinelli? He's still at it.

San Diego man with no criminal record faces life in prison for flashing gang signs on Facebook

Re-engineering Society in the interests of corporations...Naomi Klein & why she wrote Shock Doctrine

Seeing Black & Blue: How “the Dress” Morphed into a Powerful Anti-Violence Campaign.

50th Anniversary of "Bloody Sunday"

Alabama risks having young people move away or not move there risking losing top talent!

Why Mary Wollstonecraft was an 18th century feminist rock star

It's a good thing we're so civilized in US---Unlike like those barbarians who are coming to kill us

Make no mistake -- I will vote for Hillary if she is our nominee

Nemtsov's friends ask: where were the police when he was shot?

Eagle Parents Keep Their Eggs Warm No Matter How Much Snow They're Buried Under

Redistricting Reform Commissions at Risk

Discovering the Ruins of Italy’s Ionian Coast

Huffp OpEd in the EWG - The Answer to "Emailgate": Vote Sen Warren in 2016

Veep season 4 trailer - woohoo!!!!

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Top Ethics Experts Question Judges’ Role in Walker Big Money Case

Why can't I see my post?

Iraqi Man Shot Dead in Dallas While Taking Pictures of Snow

Zip code with most Obamacare enrollments votes Republican


The fastest moving star - ever!?!

Man Arrested After Calling 911 To Report Wife Stole His Cocaine

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In amicus brief, DOJ says bans on gay marriage unconstitutional.

New Jersey Shopkeeper Hangs 'White History Month' Sign In Window

Warming oceans have flooded California with starving sea lion pups

Ferguson judge who aggressively fined and jailed poor residents owes $170,000 in unpaid taxes

All roads lead to Selma!

Privacy Commissioner Sounds Alarm on Sweeping Anti-Terrorism Legislation (Bill C-51)

Obama Administration Urges Nationwide End To Same-Sex Marriage Bans

CIA director announces sweeping reorganization of spy agency

Wal-Mart denies claims in lawsuit over fatal store shooting

Same 'ol conflicts many years later. Joni Mitchell "Big Yellow Taxi".

Mark Fiore: America the Rudyful

Passengers gouged on airport water? Yes, charge legal papers

How to Spot a Sneaky, Homophobic Law in the Wild

Infrastructure? Forget It. GOP Is Selling It All To The Lowest Bidder.

Khozan Injured, Off Derby Trail....

How about some Patty Smyth

Motion filed asking Ala. judges to issue marriage licenses

Nemtsov’s Last Note: Murdered Putin foe in contact with soldiers @ Russian troops killed in Ukraine

WV legislature proves they're musogynists - override Tomblin's veto

GOP Rep. To Colleagues: Wolves Can Solve Your Homelessness Problems

Ferguson police chief stays on the job after federal report

Governor: No 'appetite' for more gun control in Connecticut

Reclaiming religion from the right: A same gender marriage amicus brief filed today

Detailed List of Everything Wolf Proposes to Newly Tax at 6.6% - such as college meals & fees


No record found of graphic threat told by Scott Walker in speeches

Pirate Sells Treasures From Trader Joe’s to Canadians

Full WV Legislature votes to override Gov. Tomblin's abortion ban veto

Jeb Bush proves he's a blatant hypocrit

Sen. Heidi Heitkamp

Civil rights groups seek class action status, demand for marriage equality in Alabama

A reminder for all of us as we deal with wingnuts:

Lockheed Laser Destroys A Truck From A Mile Away

We do things diff'rent, out here in the country

Because sometimes you should dance in the face of oppression...

YES!: Thousands of Women Are Throwing a Guy a Dance Party After He Was Body Shamed

Remains of First Known Human Found in Ethiopia

Diverse groups tell Supreme Court they support same-sex marriage

Tikkun: The Debt Strike As Credible Threat

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Conservatives Cook Up Theory That Obama Is Punishing Menendez Over Iran

Red States Will Suffer

Two Ferguson Cops, Court Clerk Lose Jobs Over Racist Emails

What Was Missing From Coverage of Netanyahu's Speech