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Archives: July 3, 2016

"Fanaticism is the only form of willpower to which the weak & irresolute can rise." -Nietzsche

Once a Bigot, Always a Bigot, "They don't look like indians to me"...Trump 1993

Panic!! (Or not.)

Michael Cimino, director of The Deer Hunter and Heaven's Gate, dies aged 77

Islamic group: Muslim man beaten outside Florida mosque

Conservative Congressional Candidate Shares Screenshot, Forgets to Close Porn Windows

Colorado county Republican chair quits over racist Obama meme

Now HBO, SUFFRAGETTE Movie (2015), Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham-Carter, Meryl Streep

Newt Gingrich Says Donald Trump 'Not Trying' Yet

Hillary campers go shopping at Trump Tower trying to find products made in the US

Now HBO, SUFFRAGETTE Movie (2015), Carey Mulligan, Helena Bonham-Carter, Meryl Streep

Democrats Take a Step Left With New Party Platform

Man Accused of Planning Terrorism Acts in Phoenix, Tucson

Who's drinking America this holiday?

Big Dogs Who Think They're Lap Dogs Compilation

Israel Strikes Hamas Sites in Gaza After Rocket Attack

Hacked Emails Reveal NATO General Plotting Against Obama on Russia Policy

Dear Trump:

The Grifters: Trump & the Gipper ~AFL-CIO America's Unions (HRC GP)

The Best Sandwich Ever

CNN and MSNBC confirm Hillary Clinton will not face any charges in email inquiry

A Radical Proposal After Brexit: End the European Union and Begin Destructive Creation

Anyone else here remember the "Bicentennial?"

A Trump supporter, an El Salvadorian maid and a columnist walk into a Montana hotel ...

Quick Takes: “This Land is Your Land”

Why Millions of GOP Voters Bought Into Trump's Phony Populist Act

Jordan Marsh's Blueberry Muffins

Sec. Clinton, you just sat for a long-awaited 3.5-hour FBI interview. Now what are you going to do?

Guardian factcheck: The lies Trump told this week: from US trade policies to his own campaign

Age of Disintegration: Neoliberalism, Interventionism, the Resource Curse, and a Fragmenting World

Faux News is losing it right now

List of news sources for progressives

The 239 People, Places and Things Donald Trump Has Insulted on Twitter: A Complete List

List of sources from the University of Pennsylvania

National Wildlife Federation conference highlights concerns

Canadian Parliament chants "four more years" after Obama speaks

Sperm whales form clans with distinct cultures and dialects

"We join all those around the world in mourning his loss" —Hillary and @BillClinton on the passing o

Bolivia Will Denounce US Bases in Region at UN Security Council

CEO Fails: AMD Edition

"If the space you’re in doesn’t have room for your voice don’t be afraid to carve out a space of yo


In Brexit Britain the elites will run amok (conservative elites) "People will learn the hard way."

Taiwan Is Destroying Its High Mountain Oolong Tea Farms

'Super balloon' completes mission in Peru

'Super balloon' completes mission in Peru

Yes, Senator Kennedy did endorse and campaign for President Carter in 1980

The Mail has explained what Brexit means and its readers seem shocked

You want to know what is taking middle class jobs?

Income inequality today may be higher today than in any other era

Decoding Big Pharma’s Secret Drug Pricing Practices

Newt, potential VP pick, suggests Trump's candidacy may not be "alive" in October.

Stop the Hate: 49 Celebrities Honor 49 Victims of Orlando Tragedy in Ryan Murphy-(HRC GP)

Young Turks call BS on ex-secret service agent

HRC wrote a letter to The Toast. Here is a heartfelt letter a commentor wrote to her (HRC GP)

I don't think that the greatest danger to the Democratic Party is the GOP

I don't think that the greatest danger to the Democratic Party is the GOP

Board: No dogs allowed on Phoenix trails in blazing heat

Israeli Collective Punishment May Push Palestinians Into More Terror

Venezuela’s democratic façade has completely crumbled

Police: Man purchased girl, 14, from Guatemala, forced her into servitude

Corporations and the Public Interest

The Bones of Guatemala’s Disappeared

Temer Wants Brazil to Have Oldest Retirement Age in World

Dar al-Islam Dar al-Harb ( land of islam land of jihad)

Islamic group: Muslim man beaten outside Omar Mateen’s mosque in Ft. Pierce

New Jersey News - 7/3/2016

Newt Gingrich Says Trump 'Not Trying' Yet

BBC Earth - cutest baby animals - very squee video!!

Income Inequality Is at the Highest Level in American History

Are renters of today worse off than their parents?

The GREATEST danger to the Democratic Party...

Australia: voters eat up democracy and sausages

Meet the Pa. guy who's running on the Prohibition Party ticket against Hillary and Trump

Clarence Thomas Has His Own Constitution, by Jeffrey Toobin

hear that? that's my skull!!! I'm SOHH wasted!!!

"The opposite of love is not hate, it's indifference." Elie Wiesel

Once there was a way to get back homeward

Black-owned media losing influence

Daily Holidays - July 3

I'm watching the movie 'Spotlight' and picking my jaw up off the floor.

Clinton plans coordinated anti-Trump effort in Pennsylvania

Clinton plans coordinated anti-Trump effort in Pennsylvania

Anti-Semitism Is Back. Will You Stand By Or Stand up?

Turkish Jews Say Rising anti-Semitism Will Drive Next Generation Away

Baghdad bombings kill 83 people (death toll now 281)

Pennsylvania News - 7/3/2016

Brazil’s Coup: Dilma Proven Innocent, But Temer’s Corrupt Reign Continues

Stand With Jeremy Corbyn(from

Is there a link that explains details about serving on a jury, such as length of time I would serve,

Im going scream: Faux news

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Chatt Butler Edition

How many deaths caused by the US since WWII?

Major League Baseball must permanently retire ‘God Bless America,’ a song that offends everyone

New York News - 7/3/2016

Update: Browser the cat can keep mascot job at Texas library after puppy ordeal

can anyone draw a cartoon of

Baha'i Faith: A Religion That Embraces Many Others

Why C-FAM, the Catholic Fundamentalists You’ve Never Heard Of, Just Cozied Up to Iran

'Confused' cancer patient, 19, was bloodied by Memphis airport security (Graphic Warning)

Thousands of Americans to stage anti-bigotry rally

Mika ets a divorce as rumoured romance with Joe Scarborough heats up

Enough to make you sick....

Op-ed by Bernie Sanders: Platform draft 'excellent start' but should oppose the TPP.

Garrison Keillor's swan song on Prairie Home Companion 7/2/2016:

Garrison Keillor's swan song on Prairie Home Companion 7/2/2016:

Bernie Sanders Full Speech at Liberty University

Great documentary " I Am"

Deeply Moving Message from Bernie Sanders

We Can Be - Bernie Sanders

Ever notice the only accused who get the presumption of innocence at FOX are those who kill blacks

Nusra captures leader, fighters of Western-backed rebels in northern Syria

Ted Cruz held a hearing on the importance of using the term "radical Islam." It backfired.

Donald Trump Slammed Candidates Taking Big Money, Then Became One Of Them

Trump Celebrates Independence Day Weekend With Anti-Semitic Attack On Hillary Clinton

What If Trump Decides He Can’t Win?

FBI Decision on Clinton Is Imminent

A fact checker looked into 158 things Donald Trump said. 78 percent were false.

Hillary is encouraging Democrats to use the Convention Weekend for Voter registration

ICC will not put Tony Blair on trial for war crimes: Report

"You can't step into the same river even the first time." . . . Please come CAPTION Newt Gingrich!!

A Woman Of Her Time: Hillary Rodham Clinton

Rumor: Doctor Prescribes Donald Trump "Cheap Speed"

Bunny pods.

Rumor: Doctor Prescribes Donald Trump "Cheap Speed"

Inside Amy Schumer -- The Gun Show

This board is so much freaking better when we are roasting Republicans

Trump: ‘Sources’ say Clinton won’t be charged

Obama mourns Wiesel as 'one of the great moral voices of our time'

"Board certified?" Who the hell is on this board?

Scratch the match, light the fuse, and get ready. . . . Please come CAPTION Donald Trump!!!

Florida: 5 dead, 25 hospitalized in Wakulla County bus crash

Caroline Aherne, award winning actor and comedian, dies aged 52

Monsanto Fingerprints Found All Over Attack On Organic Food

Biden and Clinton, ya'll

Wimbledon Isner v Tsonga

Donald Trump's "Star of David" Hillary Clinton Meme Was Created by White Supremacists

OK, just for those who have decided that speaking about Voter Suppression is a Joke. read below

In Remembrance: Garrison Keillor, News From Lake Wobegon, "Truckstop"

Marvel turns Donald Trump into a comic-book villain — literally

Listen to MSNBC AM Joy

GOP's nominee tweets out white supremacist memes but we're talking about damn emails?

I don't think there's one damned thing at all that HRC can do to change public perception.

So from what I'm hearing, the target of the email investigation was a Romanian hacker.

Not sure how valid this is but

Don't run from unions

BREXIT: does anyone else find it ironic ...

Donald Trump's "Star of David" Hillary Clinton Meme Was Created by White Supremacists

Elizabeth Warren has this #SundayMorning message for Donald Trump.

Toon: The Survivor Who Would Not Be Indifferent

China to hold drills in South China Sea ahead of court ruling

Quick thought: As Elie Wiesel dies

Democrats' Platform Pushes Hillary Clinton Toward Single Payer Healthcare

Ain't no party like a Jupiter party!! "Fireworks" seen by Hubble

The Clinton email indictment nonsense is a red herring.

New Kensington celebrates 125 years

Republican leader resigns, blasts Tennessee GOP..... :~)

Clinton's have not been favs, mostly because of Bill. I simply bought into the "untrustworthy"

Senator McCain, visiting Pakistan, seeks better ties in Islamist fight

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, July 5: TCM Presents Shane (Plus a Hundred More Great Westerns)

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, July 6: TCM Presents Shane (Plus a Hundred More Great Westerns)

China puts finishing touches to world's biggest radio telescope

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists' Committee on Ethics, June 2016

Howard Dean letting them have it on MSNBC re Clinton-Lynch mtg: "This is crap!"

GOP Presumptive Nominee Donald Trump Posts Anti-Semitic Image on the Day of Elie Wiesel’s Passing

Obama Labor secretary lampoons Trump’s diplomatic skills: ‘I haven’t run a Ms. Universe pageant’

Wlli the Newt be the running mate? Only if he's hawking another terrible history book

Demented don's spiritual counselor

Oh, Wobegone

Nobel Award Winners ask Greenpeace to stand on scientific consensus, instead of against it

Liberals ready assault on abortion laws after Supreme Court verdict

So what's the buzz on the Sunday shows?

Muslim doctor ambushed, shot while walking to mosque in Texas

"A man who limps still walks"

Why C-FAM, the Catholic Fundamentalists You’ve Never Heard Of, Just Cozied Up to Iran

Eritrean smuggler trial in Sicily has wrong man, say former victims

Israeli politician Tzipi Livni 'summoned by UK police'

Organic industry funded piece attacks Monsanto for spreading science.

Booker: Clinton indictment 'just not going to happen'

In unprecedented move, British police summoned Tzipi Livni over suspected Gaza war crimes

Bangladesh Probes Terror Attack as Government Disputes ISIS Claim of Repsonsibility

Lewandowski: Star of David tweet row 'political correctness run amok'

Man injured in explosion in Central Park; section of park closed

103 year old woman vows to stay alive just to vote against Trump

Bill for VP! The law doesn't stop a former 2 term president from running for vice president.

Booker stokes speculation about Clinton VP job

Lawyer Vetting for Trump Also Vetted Palin

This morning I needed another option besides the three good-faith/bad-faith options.

Obama Campaign Machine Revving Up To Elect Clinton

Peacock moth silkmoth (Automeris amanda)

I don't understand why so many people are being taken in by Trump - One answer

Colorado Republican who posted racist photo comparing Obama to a chimp resigns under pressure

153 years ago today the U.S. smashed the Rebel traitors at Gettysburg

NASA Updates Coverage for Juno Mission Arrival at Jupiter (NASA/JPL)

Argentina's Macri: "If I said what would happen, people would've voted to put me away in a nuthouse"

Someone Added Donald Trump To The Wall Of This Restroom In Paris

Guy in Australia plays "Thunderstruck" on the...bagpipes.

The Republican Party is intellectually, morally and ethically bankrupt.

Donald Trump Can’t Believe the Size of Colorado Crowd, and Neither Will You

Tommy Johnson - Canned Heat Blues

Uh oh

Fake "News" Factories: M$M Offering Interviews for Sale at DNC & RNC Conventions

The Nominee Has Been Chosen


Husband of Woman who Commited Suicide being charged for murder.

by Robert Reich:The Trans Pacific Partnership is a travesty.

What are you reading this week of July 3, 2016?

CNN'S corey Lewandowski defends trump's anti semitic tweet..of course he does, that's why he's there

Racism Among Supporters of Candidates In The 2016 Election

Tough Times For Duke Legend Laettner

Iceland vs France? The entire population of the country could barely fill four stadiums

Sanders Centers Platform Fight On Trans-Pacific Trade Deal

To Lump Him With Trump, Zakaria Lies About Sanders on Brexit

Recipes for Independence

U.S. top one percent of income earners hit new high in 2015

John Lee Hooker

What's for Dinner, Sun., July 3, 2016

Obama Campaign Machine Revving Up To Elect Clinton

The ORIGINAL When The Levee Breaks.

US Elections and the rise of the Global Middle Class

It be summertime in Austin, TX. 95°, 51% humidity, with HI of 106°.

I just watched Mr. Robot on Amazon

His birthday is reported as being either of two dates.

‘This is crap’: Howard Dean loses it after MSNBC host calls Clinton-Lynch meeting ‘inexcusable’

I'm binging on "Broadchurch." It's so good!!! N/T

Sign Robert Reich's Petition: Tell the Democratic Platform Committee To Take a Stand Against the TPP

All American Fourth of July Quiz

Katrina Pierson and Ted Cruz Affair----What Happened?

In Not Opposing the TPP, Democratic Platform Committee Gives Trump a Big Gift

Where he belongs

After Being Turned Off By the Bernie vs Hillary Wars, I've Returned

DVD Player Found At Scene Of Tesla Model S Crash Likely To Be Cause, Not Autopilot

Near Russia’s border with the Baltics, soldiers on both sides are practicing for war

Vice President Biden Participates in a Conversation with Walter Isaacson on the Cancer Moonshot


The Political Revolution Continues By Warren Gunnels, Policy Director for Sen. Bernie Sanders

Here’s why CNN and MSNBC merely whispered yesterday that Hillary Clinton won’t be charged

Poll: Far fewer people say they are proud to be an American (only 52%)

Poverty Has Always Accompanied Capitalism (Richard D. Wolff)

Has anyone tried jackfruit in lieu of shredded chicken in recipes?

Self-freezing bottled Coca-Cola now available at convenience store vending machines in Japan

CIA Press Conference Looks Like SNL Skit as Official Refuses to Answer Questions on Stolen Arms

Here’s Where That Hillary-Star of David Image Trump Posted Came From

Fox News Shuts Down Comments On Malia Obama Post When They Realize How Racist Their Readers Are

Trump Anti-Hillary, Star of David Tweet Traced to Original White Supremacist blogger.

How about some Trump jokes, everybody? Can DU out do these?

Question for elementary school teachers

If you're gonna go, just go...

No Republican can make the case for Trump:

The last new thing you've seen.

Isis claims responsibility for Baghdad car bombing as 120 die on single day

Two alligators involved in Disney World attack on boy, says father

Anthem, Express Scripts Face Legal Challenge Over Prescription Drug Prices

Lady Liberty Outed As Trans, Causes Fox News Panic

Looks like The Loser (Trump) now claiming the FBI involved in some sort of Hillary coverup:

Babies Of Color Are Now The Majority, Census Says

CNN just ruined my 4th. Mentioned Ernst for Trump V.P again.

Washington’s Not-So-Invisible Hand: It’s Not Economics, It’s Empire

107 Nobel Laureate Attack on Greenpeace Traced Back to Biotech PR Operators

Republican Leader Forced To Resign After ‘Liking’ Racist Obama Meme On Facebook

Fracked Gas LNG Exports Were Centerpiece In Promotion of Panama Canal Expansion, Documents Reveal

Thoughts on the Sociology of Brexit

Pro-GMO Spin Masquerading as Science Courtesy of “Shameful White Men of Privilege”

The media wants a horse race and will

How about something different on 'Brexit"? ... Prof. Mark Blyth on the Brexit vote

"Free State of Jones"

Texas News - North Texas - 7/3/2016

Bernie Sanders Will Endorse Hillary Clinton For President According To This VERY Connected Person

Cut it out--I'm on vacation over here!

What could possibly go wrong with Trump's VP selection?

Texas News - East Texas - 7/3/2016

Hillary Clinton's potential vice-presidents defend her over emails

Would you consider right wing, and worth hiding by a jury?

Texas News - South Texas - 7/3/2016

Texas News - West Texas - 7/3/2016

The President Remembers Elie Wiesel

Texas News - Central Texas - 7/3/2016

Texas News - Statewide Interest - 7/3/2016

Basic Knife Skills

Donald Trump’s Trade Plan Will Hurt The Very People He Promises To Help

Donald J Trump is the biggest reason to support

Dead bees......

Linda Burney becomes first Indigenous woman elected to Australia's lower house.

Linda Burney becomes first Indigenous woman elected to Australia's lower house.

Tennessee GOP Leader Quits, Lambastes Corrup Party: Our Soul Rotted Away

Why Trump will Choose Gingrich for VP

Trump Institute Offered Get-Rich Schemes With Plagiarized Lessons

you do understand feingold is being primaried by some guy with gop support

The Donald Trump Campaign Gave Media Credentials to a Notorious White Supremacist

Trump tweet evoking anti-Semitic imagery first posted on fringe message board

Why hasn't this explosive charge against Trump reached the MSM?

Doctor shot near Houston mosque was ambushed, witnesses say

happy 4th of july folks...i wish you all success in avoiding the parades, fireworks and such