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Archives: February 29, 2012

Did anyone here Tweety say the unemployment rate ticking up 9.1

Jon Stewart Blasts Fox News: 'Rooting For America To Fail Since November 2008'

The Questions that matter

IBM: We're on the cusp of the Quantum Computing revolution

Kaiser Doctor Blows Whistle on Patient Care

Session I. The foundation

Flashback.G malware

Franklin Graham apologizes for questioning Obama's faith commitment

White House Release: Procedures Implementing Section 1022 of the NDAA (Full Text of Release)

Pic of the moment.

Ha'aretz article says Netanyahu met group of US senators/reps & asked them to"pressure Obama"on Iran

Did any women sign the Declaration of Independence?

The men and women who signed the Declaration of Independence

Supreme Court Appears to Back Corporations in Torture Cases

Romney's problem, and why it'll cost him this election in November...

WH: Statement by President Obama on the Retirement of Senator Olympia Snowe

Didn't RMoney win Iowa?

Jon Stewart slams Fox News for basing talking points on RNC memo

Santorum driving Republican rhetoric straight down the pisser

Gloat Free NBA Scores (Tuesday, February 28)

(NY) State Keeps Death Files of Abused Children Secret

Some of the worst album covers of all time ! Enjoy !

"Pastor" Steve Riggle apparently thinks trying to change a constitution is unconstitutional.

So, I'm listening to Sly and the Family Stone in my bedroom.

Daughter of JFK speechwriter responds to Santorum 'throwing up' remark

TYT: Mitt Romney Lies

Mitt Romney's victory speech brings out the haters on Twitter

The Grandparents are important.

Inmate allowed to publish book on aggressive dogs

Ohio Shooting Suspect Confesses, Prosecutor Says

Oakland man guilty of murder - no body of victim

Santorum Sings

GOP legislators in the House approve bills lessening federal reach into schools

U.S. and Egypt in Talks to End Prosecution of Americans

French Council Strikes Down Bill on Armenian Genocide Denial

Paul Babeu: Arizona sheriff pushes back against new allegations

CAT watching Star Wars

The U.S. already has the second lowest effective corporate tax rate in the world

Resentment Toward the West Bolsters Uganda’s New Anti-Gay Bill

NM GOP Governor: Protesting hairstylist too chatty for her tastes

Protesting at the NATO/G8 event in Chicago now to be illegal

support Darden who refused cut hair for NM GOP Governor

I think we need some election monitors for this year's elections

NPR .. Will now be "Fair to the Truth vs Fair to Competing Sides''

Virginia repeals one-a-month limit on handgun purchases

Clinton says US moving on Iran sanctions

US mum on Iranian scientist's arrest

Lard - 70's Rock Must Die

Man who brought gun to school voting precinct frustrated after police called

Oil windfall boosts Gulf spending

Why oh WHY can't I ever get on any of the interesting jury "cases"?

Lynn D. 'Buck' Compton dies at 90; judge also known for WWII service

Best comment about Santorum's Michigan loss

Gen Y May End Up 'Intellectual Lightweights' Because of Technology: Pew

Santorum's new slogan:

Dinosaur forests mapped

Main Street vs. Wall Street: Ground Zero in Ohio: March 6, 2012

How Long does it take an Electron to be a Photon... now can be measured

Electric Car Charging Network Launches

Mormons baptized slain reporter Daniel Pearl

Main Street vs. Wall Street: Ground Zero in Ohio: March 6, 2012

anyone protesting tomorrow? f29

FDA adds warnings about memory loss and blood sugar to widely used class of cholesterol drugs

Can we all lay off Mitt Romney's wife?

Heartland associate taught 'biased' climate course at Ottawa university

What's with the leg?

Is Fire Walk Lurking?

Banker’s Insulting Waitress Tip Is a Hoax

Don't Use these Words ... Homeland Security Tag Words.

Bill Maher: US has bad relationship with guns

Iowa lawmakers seek to penalize animal rights activists

A little bit of inspiration for you all

Happy every fourth Birthday!!

Support for gay marriage takes dramatic leap in California, new poll shows

Returning to Rabin's Zionism

When I was a kid in the 60s, MLK and the civil rights movement were in their ascendancy...

Jerusalem Isn't Just for Arabs, Either

DNC Statement on Results of Republican Primaries in Michigan and Arizona

So, is Michigan a draw?

Did Mitt Romney get any "government" money when he "saved" the Olympics?

Maureen Dowd - G.O.P. Greek Tragedy

No draw. Romney won. Back from the dead again. He will be the repub nominee.

'Divine Jehovah, raise up': Does discovery of coffin lid prove the resting place of Jesus is under J

Global warming ‘could make us shorter’ after horses are found to have shrunk the LAST time the world

The GOP presidential Race reminds me of an episode of

Please join my Tantric yoga sex cult, By Mark Morford

Senior al-Qaeda chief Saif al-Adel arrested in Cairo, officials say

Dogs Attack Minivan In Search Of A Cat

Egypt abandons NGO activists' trial: TV

Elementary, my dear Joan: Lucy Liu to partner US Sherlock

Natasha Loder, Economist Journalist, Detained At Mitt Romney Event

Proof that size does not matter

Woah- Interesting comparison

Banksy on advertising

Toon: Wrong 50's

DUers could you please translate that incoherent madness

Unmarried men go into hiding to avoid leap day marriage proposals

"Virginia senate passes ultrasound law minus vaginal probe"

7 accused of $375M Medicare, Medicaid fraud

I think someone needs to be FIRED!!

Better Living Through Permaculture: Things Permaculture Can Teach Us Through Our Children

Better Living Through Permaculture: Things Permaculture Can Teach Us Through Our Children

Obama/Romney election film already in production. Here's a still.

Another view on contraception, health care and the feds

Dow at 13,000. Time to get out?

Is Brian Cox full of it?

Should Wyoming Build an Aircraft Carrier? (Updated)

Glenn Greenwald reports NBC/War Propaganda nexus regarding Iran and the coming war.....

Map: Vaccine preventable outbreaks

Goldman and Wells Fargo Face S.E.C. Inquiries

Make Your Vote Count for Socialism

Mormon baptism of the dead IS desecration of the dead

NPRFor Leap Day Only, A Rare Newspaper Goes To Print

Worst Actress Razzie award goes to the Alaskan Grifter Quitter

The Never-Ending and Never-Prosecuted Humanitarian Disaster in Iraq

Cameron Diaz, George Clooney, Angelina Jolie Shoot Down Fox News' Jesse Watters At Oscars (VIDEO)

Don't forget...

Wisconsin: Recall organizer Compas announces candidacy

Change Now, Vote Later

2-28-1992

Business says KKK left calling card

Soft Bigotry, Meet Low Expectations

Forget Michigan. Worry About Rep. Steny Hoyer

Damn right! We got hope!

“...get us that oil from Canada that we deserve.”

Emanuel brokers deal to shut two polluting coal fire plants

Democracy Alliance Dumps Progressive Organizations

IHOP Free Pancakes yesterday

Bullied teen suspended for not reporting bullying

Leveson inquiry: NoW (Murdoch paper) accused of colluding with murder suspects

AP Exclusive: US mum on Iranian scientist's arrest

Labour leads as Cameron loses boost from EU veto

New documentary - "Heist" - Who Stole The American Dream?.......

New Article - Sleeping Pills Called 'as Risky as Cigarettes'

Suspected Chardon shooter's appearance in Juvenile Court offers little insight on his mind-set

Katherine Butler: See this film and then say that bombing Iran is ok

Toon: Back to School

If you'll indulge me... I'd like to change the world

Wednesday Toon Roundup 1-RePuke Rick

Corseted Minds: Does Fear of Irrelevance Send Conservative Men Fleeing to the Victorian Age?

Syrian troops move to retake rebel-held district

Wednesday Toon Roundup 2-Mittens survives

Wednesday Toon Roundup 3- War

Medicare is already weakened

Congressional Western Caucus Crusade Against Regulations Is Remarkably Out of Touch With Westerners

The Raspberry Pi computer goes on general sale

Top Realtor attended redistricting meeting after all (Some truth out)

Well Known Corporation Going Out Of Business Due To Corruption and Fraud On The Public

I'm fine with Romney being the GOP nominee

Senator Feingold is on the Stephanie Miller Show right now

An Atheist, a Muslim and a Judge: What Really Happened

"Women's Health Experts Speak Out" -funny video

Paul Begala: Romney Wins Michigan and Arizona, but Political Tourette’s Is Costing Him

Reuters FLASH: James Murdoch Steps Down as Executive Chairman of News International

THANK YOU, George Clooney!

state by state speak your mind about...mississippi

state by state about mississippi

I for one don't give a shit if Google tracks me

Atlanta, Seattle top list of America’s most miserable sports cities

A lesson from Pakistan on letting religion dominate politics

What the Mormons Learned From the Gays

"... Snowe's announcement is a brutal setback for Republican plans to retake the Senate majority..."

Bonus Withdrawal Puts Bankers in “Malaise” (Bloomberg)

Republican Strategist: "It Feels Like A Political Death March."

Is Chicago really planning on detaining anyone who records arrests at the G-8/NATO summit?

Goldman manager investigated for insider trading role: report

Juan Cole: Wikileaks is publishing internal memos of the Stratfor security analysis firm.

DU Album of the Day: Elvis Costello and the Attractions - "Get Happy" (as requested by Tikki)

James Murdoch Steps Down As Executive Chairman Of News International

Wrapping up and looking ahead

Sen. Mikulski to Sec. Clinton on Md. Guard death: 'Was it worth it?'

DU is hiccuping pretty bad this AM for me - anyone else?

Branson Takes Direct Hit From Tornado

Drumbeat: February 29, 2012

Drumbeat: February 29, 2012

Paul Krugman: The GOP isn't unlucky with its menu of candidates. They are what the party has become.

The Conservative Case for Foreign Aid The Conservative Case for Foreign Aid

Economy grew at 3% rate the final three months of 2011

Santorum to announce VP pick

Obama takes a victory lap on the auto bailout

O.M.Z., Kelley's co-host is Alec BALDWIN. He already got off a funny:

The Bright Side of The Romney Victories Last Night

I for one don't give a shit if Google tricks me

Santorum lost decisively among Catholic voters to a Mormon bishop.

Senior Romney Health Adviser: Obamacare Can Move Health Care System In The Right Direction

James Murdoch resigns over hacking scandal.

Yet another reason not to get married

The only thing worse than having this happen to you...

N.Korea agrees to nuclear moratorium, IAEA inspections

Republican Congressional Candidate Says 'Holocaust Never Happened'

"Americans can always be counted on to do the right thing...

One Out Of Every Ten Wall Street Employees Is A Psychopath

I for one don't give a shit if Google dicks me

The Rethuglicans have hit an all time low

David Letterman's Top Ten Other Things Mitt Romney Loves About Michigan's Trees (VIDEO)

Really, really, really inoffensive "Atheists." bus ad rejected

IBM layoffs now top 1,200

Keep this in mind. Willard only has 145 delgates.

Want a good description of the GOP Primaries? Check this Post-Gazette piece by Reg Henry:

Tuesday Roundup: 'Chicken Ranch' Owner Dies

How do I delete my old posts...

Things You Have To Believe To Be A Republican Today, No.7

Republican Congressional Candidate Says 'Holocaust Never Happened'

Oh Boo Hoo Hoo: “People who don’t have money don’t understand the stress”

Carnahan vs. Clay expected to be divisive for Democrats (STL Post-Dispatch)

Santorum Wants You to Go Forth and Multiply

What's for Dinner ~ Wednesday Feb 29th

The Lone Piper

Top French Socialist attacked by far-right thugs

Edible Bugs to Help Fight World Hunger Life's

The ultimate Republican candidate (for REAL this time...)

Nader blabbering on MSNBC. Still not apologizing for Bush.

Lurid Complaint Against Christian TV Network

Mormons posthumously baptize slain Jewish reporter Daniel Pearl

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper Appears In Pro-Fracking Ad Sponsored By Oil & Gas Industry

Prominent Democrat Endorses Third-Party Group

Does not going to college make you a snob?

Science vs Religion:

Why can't you just leave us alone?!?!? Some of us just like to feel... ... ... ... pretty.

It wasn't "The Happy Train" til Li'l Skittles SAID it was "The Happy Train".

You KNOW you ALL do this!!!!!

MFM would like to refute the myth that "Men NEVER listen" once and for... ... ... ...

MFM HAS GOT WOOD!!!!!!!!!!!

X-post from General Discussion

Ralph Nader: "Spoiler" is a "bigoted word" used by the two parties that have "spoiled" our system

Feds Can't Force Man to Decrypt Computer Data

Texas A&M agrees to $12.4 million payout for Big 12 exit

Could Santorum actually get more delegates in MI?

Why did not 1 person tell Santorum that Separation of Church/State is enshrined in the Constitution?

DFW doctor is indicted in huge ($375 million) Medicare fraud case

Does having a college degree affect whether or not you believe in mythical creatures?

Miami man accused of threatening to shoot Obama out on bail

What we've learned from GOP primary campaign

Defense rests; (Financier) Stanford won’t testify (in fraud trial)

On MSNBC interview : Nader running

Exclusive: Homeland Security Kept Tabs on Occupy Wall Street

Police fire warning shots as Barcelona university protests escalate

Caring Transitions - Ever heard of it?

Montana fights today to amend the Constitution and overturn Citizens United vs. FEC.

Time for government to stand ground and protect Assange (Sydney Morning Herald)

I LOVE YOU GUYS!

Romney: Peddling the Indefensible

ERS Contract is sweet deal for Perry insiders

20 Signs America Is Headed For Another Dust Bowl

Attack of the billionaires

White House: Honoring Unsung Heroes During Black History Month

German unemployment lowest in 20 years

Kerrey (D) registers as Neb. voter

I hear the Wall Street tycoons are strapped for cash...

DNC: Romney out of touch

Dreier (R-CA) Announces He'll Retire

Senior Romney Health Adviser: Obamacare Can Move Health Care System In The Right Direction

Naval Railgun prototype undergoes first tests...

Woman 'burned down 3,500-year-old tree because she needed light to see what drugs she was taking'

U.S. Economy Grew at 3% Pace in Late 2011

Do we know where the kid in Ohio got the gun yet? nt

happy Bissextile day everyone....

North Korea 'to halt nuclear testing'

DUI driver with sex toy in tush rear-ends other driver, Martin deputies say

The MSM's Rehabilitation Of Romney Is Going To Ramp Up Pretty Quickly

They're all nuckin' futz!:Gingrich: Texas Is For Real Americans, San Francisco For Transvestite

sometimes it isn't the quality but the QUANTITY

The Daily Show destroys Norquist...

Mitt Romney spent $4.3 million to split Michigan's delegates with Rick Santorum

Kleybanova to return to WTA after finishing cancer treatment

Oh for the love of...I have a thorn to pick with Juror #2 Mr. or Mrs. Rose Pruner

Thom Hartmann: Walker Recall Moves Ahead

I for one don't give a shit if Google trucks me

Poll: Wisconsin's Walker to survive union recall drive

Nadar , Kucinich , and Ron Paul ....

Michael Steele On GOP’s Nightmare Primary: Don’t Blame Me, Blame Mitt!

I think Romney may be out of money

Rep. David Drier decides against seeking reelection

Iran 'to accept payment in gold for oil'

Congressman Holden Voted To Deregulate Fracking, Now Says ‘We Need To Keep An Eye On It’

Papantonio: Santorum Still Living In The Dark Ages

Try the Greek yoke on, Herr Hansen

BBC:Ten dead and dozens injured in US Midwest storm

Republican (Illinois) Congressional Candidate Says 'Holocaust Never Happened'

Chasing Trinity part 2: BIGGEST CAR CHASE EVAR

Why Mitt Romney Will Lose Against Obama In One 3 Minute Clip

Support for gay marriage takes dramatic leap in California, new poll shows

my green house is here!!

£25 Raspberry Pi PC Sells Out in Minutes

Political answers will come when we build a network of solidarity/action that pushes on all fronts

What a BP settlement could look like

Mystery man to testify in Rutgers webcam trial

If Nader is so interested in serving this country and repairing a broken system..

Racist Remarks by popular BYU Religion Professor Spark Controversy

Linux computer the size of a thumb drive

Grantham wonders if Marx was right after all Commentary: Capitalism will gladly sell the rope used t

Unions protest on eve of EU summit

Number of mosques nearly doubles in decade (in US)

I Dreamt That the Univ. of Tenn's Law School Was Trying To Recruit Me

Poll: Thompson favored over Baldwin in U.S. Senate race

Ayn Rand Worshippers Should Face Facts: Blue States Are the Providers, Red States Are the Parasites

hiking with 7 macaws

Thom Hartmann: If Al Qaida had Incorporated - SCOTUS Would Say They're Innocent!

10 dead in tornado outbreak

BREAKING NEWS: Snooki is pregnant

Local Tea Party co-founder arrested in prostitution sting

Jim Hightower: Keystone XL pipeline would REDUCE gas supplies for Americans.

Graham apologizes to Obama for Christian comments

A warning to all you Libruls -- Santorum Is Real (graphic)

State Rep. Costello II decries legislation to impose ammunition tax - Illinois

Over-the-air TV going the way of vaudeville?

GM May Spend $500M On Employee Bonuses

If God saw this, he probably laughed

Kitchen Cabinet input requested.

Hey, NYC_SKP is on Maui...

'Chemo brain' may persist years after treatment

Where to stay on Maui this Friday and Saturday night?

At Country Club, a Rally to "Save the 1 Percent"

White House, NSA Clash over Monitoring of Private Company Networks

BP Contracts with Defense Dept. Surge Since Oil Spill

Group (Center for Science in the Public Interest) alleges Amway deception

Pink Floyd's Roger Waters says Britain should return Falklands to Argentina

Conservatives are a pox on humanity: Case in point - Canada

A genuine existential threat to Obama's reelection

Romney tours plant, fires up a machine saying, "I gotta push a button. That'll be my

Congratulations, Willard! Out of the 9,876,187 residents of Michigan, exactly 410,517 of them ...

Go Daddy is invited to kiss my ass

US Midwest storm leaves 13 dead and dozens injured

Maybe a dumb question-

Shame on the Rich

DHS Tracked Occupy Wall Street to ‘Control Protesters’

Davy Jones Dead: Singer Of The Monkees Dies At 66

Monkees Singer Davy Jones Dead at 66 From Heart Attack

"The Facts" on Obama & Israel

In Log Cabin News...Dave Drier to Retire

Mike Thompson's toon on Michigan's trees...

Mexico City's floating gardens threatened by urbanisation

Santorum's 'Romneyesque' Effort to 'Make It Up' to Women Backfires

Mexico City's floating gardens threatened by urbanisation

I Gave you all I had

The Monkees - Porpoise Song (Theme From HEAD)

NC man drinks gasoline from jar, lights up, dies

'assless chaps' is a redundancy. all chaps are assless.

Tim Tebow and Taylor Swift spotted on dinner date

OMZ, Limbaugh called O'Reilly "Ted Baxter"!1

So, let me get this straight...If your employer wants you to pay for your own birth control...

The Monkees: Last Train To Clarksville, 1967

Fannie Mae seeks $4.6 billion in aid after Q4 loss

Davy Jones - Daydream Believer

Let's be real. 9 1/2 weeks was super hot!

"This Is The Best They Got"

The Remotely Piloted American Way of Life

Medical Marijuana Could Lead To A Nation Of Stoners (Kathy Ireland)

Self delete - DUPE

Lady Tonge resigns Lib Dem party whip over Israel remarks

AT&T delivers phone books to people who opt-out of them

Lady Gaga to Launch Anti-Bullying Foundation Today

you know how you feel better once you finally make an apt. to see the doc or

Reporter handcuffed at Romney victory speech

Mitt Romney needs cash

Wasilla High School sculpture covered after concerns voiced - looks like female genitalia

"In Denying Communion at Mother’s Funeral, Priest Contravened the Catechism"

Do Women Count?

I am still f**king angry. How dare he diss President Kennedy!!

DHS tracked Occupy Wall Street to ‘control protesters’

One Million Moms Threatens to Boycott Toys ‘R’ Us for Carrying Archie Comics

"Assless chaps" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "assless chaps".

Vote Santorum on 3/6/12

D.C. archdiocese: Denying Communion to lesbian at funeral was against ‘policy’

Abstinence AFTER marriage

Michaud has announced for the US Senate

Even as a young boy, MFM had a foul mouth

Logic-lacking argument in WSJ about Tax rates

The True Story of Pascale Mauclair

"I had no idea Michelle Obama was just like me!"

Duke Energy nuclear plant relied for 28 years on a backup emergency cooling system that didn't work.

Railgun

Thom Hartmann: In America Working People pay GE's Income Tax

The Republican Nominating Contest is Decadent and Depraved

Thom Hartmann: The Banksters like Stealing Candy from Little Children

Chicago Details 6-year Tech High Schools

OMG! Davy Jones was one of my very first crushes!!

I upgraded Google Earth and now it looks like this:

Man drinks gasoline from jar, lights up, dies

Eavestrough for starting peas.

TOM THE DANCING BUG: News of the Times: Romney Admits, "I AM a Corporation"!

Why Is It So Easy For Some People To Believe This?

Ikea 'paid French police for secret files on staff' (BBC)

Reports: Netanyahu Will Push Obama Hard On Iran

Brussels anti austerity rally calls for new approach

The Gay Rights Video That Will Send Chills Down Your Spine

"Officiating at the Federal Reserve Bank for Dummies":

Shut Down the Corporations! Occupy Groups Target ALEC

Iran’s Underground Nuclear Sites Not Immune To U.S. Bunker-Busters, Experts Say

North Korea Agrees to Curb Nuclear Work; U.S. Offers Aid

The Raspberry Pi computer goes on general sale (BBC)

General Motors Just Bought 7 Percent Of Peugeot To Share Car Platforms

The Raspberry Pi computer goes on general sale {$35} (BBC) (xpost)

I did a small amount of research on the Internet and I found this . . . . .

Romney says there are 47 federal training programs

Shut Down the Corporations Day (F29) - Live blog

Guantanamo detainee Majid Khan admits terror charges

Egyptian Officials Say Travel Ban On US Employees Of Pro-Democracy Groups Is Lifted

Changes to Latest Breaking News posting page

Do you want to know what Ralph Nader really said today on MSNBC?

U.S. foreign policy backs abusive Honduran state

U.S. foreign policy backs abusive Honduran state

Mortgage giant Fannie Mae asks government for almost $4.6 billion after posting 4Q loss

IBM cuts more than 1,000 U.S. workers

Humpday Hatemail!

Obama Issues Waivers on Military Custody for Terror Suspects

Oi yo yo! I wish I spoke Russian!

Before and after pictures

Obama Talks Jobs And The Economy With Top Congressional Leaders (snubs Cantor)

Award winning Democratic Party Club sponsoring speech by Ralph Nader

An article I think you'll appreciate (#1)

(CA) Food truck bill seeks to combat childhood obesity

T J Lane appears in Geauga Probate Court - facing the legislator who sponsored the guns-in-bars bill

GRAPH: Republicans Responsible For Hyper-Polarization Of Congress (since 1980, really since 1879)

Another article I think you'll appreciate (#2) - "Artists of Life"

What one musical death would have the biggest emotional impact on you?

Over 60 men reportedly shot to death in Syria

Corbett to Pittsburgh Area Transit Riders: Drop Dead

Sponseller case open and shut ...

Spanish reporter escapes Syria to Lebanon

Franklin Graham: Sorry about that "Christian" thing, Obama, buy you still don't have my vote

All areas of the country show growth, Fed reports

Santorum has big lead in Tennessee

Common Cause Looks to Prohibit Corporate Contributions to Campaigns in Montana

Bob Kerrey (D-Ne) will run for U.S. Senate

I. M. O. Rmoney Got His Ass Kicked in Michigan.....

Project Babylon: Gerald Bull’s Downfall

Riddle Of Last Inca King's Tomb May Be Solved

Santorum’s Arrested Development

Riddle Of Last Inca King's Tomb May Be Solved

I had to look... the shadow period has begun

Riddle Of Last Inca King's Tomb May Be Solved

Utah Rep. Introduces Bill To Make Filming Farm Abuse A Major Crime, Praises Industry Donor “Friends”

Sautéed Scallops Stuffed With Basil Bittman

Santorum’s Arrested Development - An unquestioned faith is not faith but rote recitation

Lifetime To Air New Docuseries 'Bristol Palin: Life’s A Tripp'

Some of the best new classical music today is being written for the cinema,

Senate Vote On Contraception Policy Set For Thursday

Goodbye, First Amendment: ‘Trespass Bill’ will make protest illegal

French far right candidate suffers legal defeat

Ralph Nader was pushing Americans Elect (updated)

VIDEO: Santorum's shout-out to "the men and WOMEN who signed the Declaration of Independence"

Blind Side: Iraq & Syria wars similarities un-covered

RACE TO THE BALLOT | Amendment One Falsehoods (Impact to Marriage)

Volunteering at a crisis hotline...

Selma to Montgomery...

Santorum: 'I'm not a caricature'

I cannot believe we are still arguing about Nader

Rethugs attack and mock Warren for fundraising in Hollywood

US judge sides with tobacco companies and rules graphic warnings violates free speech

Bwaahaaaa! Fox News: "Romney wearing 'Mom' jeans...

Indochine - Les Tzars

The new homeless

let's be clear. Americans Elect is a front group for the GOP.

As money ran out, villagers in Spain stepped in

North Korea Agrees to Curb Nuclear Work; U.S. Offers Aid.

Ex-Colombian army colonel confesses to 50 extrajudicial killings

Student in Portage County arrested for holding assault rifle in Facebook profile picture

Ex-Colombian army colonel confesses to 50 extrajudicial killings

Bill proposes no straw hole for drive-through daiquiris

Parents of Lieutenant Killed in Iraq Sue Dating Site in Heartbreaker

Is it just me, or is 2012 shaping up to be a shitty year for Musicians?

Davy Jones of the Monkees is dead

New twist in antimatter mystery (BBC) {more asymmetry ! }

Colombia's constitutional court affirms right to abortion

Colombia's constitutional court affirms right to abortion

N Korea to suspend uranium enrichment

The Best Response Women Can Give To The Birth-Control Extremists

Detroit News reporting Santorum ahead in Michigan delegate race

The Best Government Money Can Buy

Clinton Defends Administration Record On Israel ("U.S. Aid Would Be The Highest Ever")

Short depth of field on a rainy day

82 yr old homeless man smoking in car with 7 oxygen tanks.

Despite Cantor’s ‘Zero Tolerance’ Policy, More Than 10 GOP Congressmen Embroiled In Ethics Scandals

hate mail!!!!

Japanese farmer spreads anti-nuclear message in S. Africa, Africa’s only nuclear energy power

Santorum could take more Michigan delegates than Romney.

Extra wild cards coming to MLB playoffs this year

Daydream Believer

FYI - TurboTax + Linux works extremely well online. I've done this a couple of

Carl Sagan on Life... and the "After-Life":

First lady announces travel industry jobs for vets

Everything's Archie, indeed!

What should we do if someone is denied communion?

politics in the workplace

Skidmarked Magic Underwear

Garry Megson out at Wednesday?

US mothballs airborne laser missile defense weapon

One Million Moms Targets Comic With Gay Wedding

Barbara Boxer To GOP: Quit Saying Ted Kennedy Would Support Your Birth Control Bill

What are years... and the galactic supermassive black hole!

Tobacco health labels violate free speech, judge rules

Looking for advice on dog allergies

MSNBC.COM: "Voter confidence in Obama improves"

Column: Give Karen Santorum Author Credit for Co-Writing Her Husband’s Book

Cartoon from the Tulsa World- The Santorum Principle

White House mocks Romney's narrow Michigan victory

Story About Greedy Banker Who Left ‘1%‘ Tip and ’Get a Real Job’ Message Found to be… Fake

Fake Corporate Job Ads To NOT Hire Americans

Taking on the Dental Crisis: A Q&A With Bernie Sanders

More Americans Heading to E.R. For Dental Care - at 10 times the cost of dentist's office

Missouri teacher planning same-sex wedding is fired.

The #1 remix on Youtube

RUSH Limbaugh Calls Student Denied Spot At Contraception Hearing A ‘SLUT'

Haarlem Cannabis Cafes Reject Dutch-Only Member Passes

Notice to food stamp recipients:

Balancing the Budget by Across the Board Spending Cuts

Hello neighbors.....

MUST-SEE Leap Year Video: "THIS is what society has COME TO...OKAAAAAAYYYYY?"

For people that don't read the announcements page.

New 6th District Democratic candidates for Congress - looking for info

Monkees Singer Davy Jones converts to LDS Church

what's your favorite cough drop flavor?

GOP's propaganda guide for Conservative Contumelists instructs to blame Obama for high gas prices

'Stache Act" calls for $250 tax deduction for Americans with mustaches

Said on the TeeVee

Japanese robot can find your lost stuff

The Daily Show Destroys Grover Norquist With Think Tank Of Twelve Year Olds

Nice article on Davy Jones in Palm Beach Post with Photos

BREAKING NEWS: Angelina Jolie to play Darth Vader in the next "Star Wars" installment!!!

Nice article on Davy Jones in Palm Beach Post with Photos

Fighting breaks out in Barcelona as students protest over education cuts

President Obama Has A Clear Message For Mitt Romney

Archie Comics Responds To AFA (You'll like this!)

Ohio Town Rejects LGBT Rights (Check out the audience)

obama's 2013 budget slashes aid for working families

I don't care what you think, ENG v. NED had the best kits of the night

I for one don't give a shit if Google licks me.

FT: USA 1, ITA 0

Grand Ayatollah or Grand Old Party?

"Leap Year"

FRC's Sprigg Defends "Ex-Gay" Flyers In Maryland

The Comedic Council of America is praying that Combover will follow through.....

Syrian troops advance in Homs as aid calls mount

Still I Rise

Feminist, trans advocates should support Bradley Manning

Romney and Santorum try to prove they're not anti-women's rights (Oops, updated)

Barak: End of Syria's Assad would be 'a blessing for the Middle East'

Well I guess if you say it for the rabid base and then apologize.....its OK with Jesus....

I shut down a winger today with facts I showed him how to research

Romney wouldn’t back Blunt birth control measure

ECB hands €529bn in emergency loans to European banks

10 Straight Quarters of GDP Growth

GOP Exit Pulse (Luckovich)

Dancing around judgment of differing beliefs and opinions

A question about the four paragraph/fair use rule we follow on DU:

no ideology too toxic for republicans...roy blunt amendment....

The End of the GOP

Co-founder of Doctors Without Borders (MSF) report from Syria

Why do they call it minimum wage....?

"No link yet" - DU3 board deleting whole posts and replacing text - WTF?

Just adopted a Rat Terrier from the SPCA. . .

The Rude Pundit: A Brief Note to Republicans Regarding Last Night's Michigan Primary

Bill Clinton: 'Embrace' the Keystone XL pipeline.

Mitt Romney flip-flops on birth control, takes shot at Rick Santorum ... then immediately flip-flops

Why the $4000 GM bonuses is not as great a deal as the public thinks.

Bonus Withdrawal Puts Bankers in "Malaise"

Texas "navy" to begin patrolling Rio Grande

Avaaz: from Moveon.org to Homs Syria

Act Now: US Senate Votes on Stripping Away Women’s Health Care Tomorrow!

Rush (Viagra Man) Limbaugh calls Georgetown law student a prostitute.

Romney backtracks on birth-control stand after interview

Soraya Chemaly: "I'm No Longer a Catholic. Why Are You?"

Postal Plant Closing in Chattanooga

at conventions

Ok, I finally found a deduction.......

Joe Manchin To Vote For Blunt Contraception Bill

The Freeper view of Food Stamp recipients

Unprecedented 25-Point Gap Between Supporters And Opponents Of Marriage Equality

One of my favorite Davy Jones performances

I posted - on FB - the pic of the Marine kissing his boyfriend...

Olympia Food Co-Op Wins Anti-SLAPP Motion, Court Dismisses StandWithUs Lawsuit

Jacques Beres is a 71-year-old surgeon and co-founder of the Medecins Sans Frontieres group.

Boxer: Contraception amendment a ‘radical departure’

Train travel food ideas?

DSCC Web Video Highlights Contraception Debate: 'Send A Woman To The Senate'

Musical Petting Zoo - very clever from the Richmond Symphony

Ariz. Sheriff Arpaio to Release Probe of Obama Birth Certificate tomorrow

Mitt Romney, 'welfare queen'.......

I realize they are bought and paid for but

Wisconsinites Start Turning Back School Privatization (ALEC was behind it!)

Man Walks All Day to Create Spectacular Snow Patterns.

Undeterred India For Moving Ahead With Iran

Wisconsin State Capitol Police Chief Charles Tubbs Connected Heavily to DHS

Do Businessmen Make Good Presidents? Public Radio sidesteps Bush/Cheney answer

Women Of Color Benefit From Contraceptive Coverage In Employer Plans

“After-birth abortion: Why should the baby live?”

Downstate tornado relief-- Harrisburg, Ridgway, Metropolis, et al....

Gov. Scott Walker signed a contentious bill Wednesday that helps developers win wetland construction

The "British Invasion" Post a pic of British Invaders.

Wikileaks: Obama Administration kept close tabs on Occupy Wall Street protests.

Apple worth MORE than the GDP of Poland and Saudi Arabia.

What bothers me as that if America is a Free and Open Society...where we Protect Freedom of Speech..

As GOP race continues, voter confidence in Obama improves

Olympus E-PL1 on sale for $266.

Kodachrome medium format from the 40's

Kodachrome medium format from the 40's

It just gets juicier... Texas MD arrested for Medicare Fraud was a Tea Party Patriot!

Tonight on Countdown

Which of you idiots were in the focus group that earned Bristol Fucking Palin a reality show?

If you had killed me Catholic Church with my tubal pregnancy

HOUSE OF THE DAY: For $38 Million, Buy A Curvaceous Compound On The Palm Beach Oceanfront

A Brief Note to Republicans Regarding Last Night's Michigan Primary from The Rude Pundit

RIP Maurice Andre

Gay woman wants priest relieved of duties after communion

Occupy vs teaparty debate stream live right now

Obama Camp Hits Romney Over Support Of Blunt Amendment

Geithner, Top Congressional Tax Writers to Meet

I sat on my cat yesterday.

If you're blue and you don't know

Gay woman wants priest relieved of duties after communion

New MA poll: Brown leads Warren by 10; Obama leads Mittens by 18

Why is Mitt Romney pretending he won Michigan?!

Pssssssst -News Corp shareholders step up bid to oust James Murdoch

Can we baptize Davy Jones as a Beatle?

PHOTOS: Twin brothers from another mother?

Anthony Cody EDWEEK: Teachers Face...

I wonder. How much did this decision cost the tobacco companies? (mildly graphic image of dead man)

American connection to Pierre Poutine robocall scandal in Canada - Ottawa Citizen

Economic Shock Wave: 1 in 7 Americans Pursued by Debt Collectors

Obama the "Socialist" Saved Capitalism by Giving Welfare to Wall Street and Red States

I have a new theory that rivals the Caine-Hackman Theory

Despite Cantor’s ‘Zero Tolerance’ Policy, More Than 10 GOP Congressmen Embroiled In Ethics Scandals

To those supporting Americans elect

The President's Corporate Tax Reform Framework a Promising Start but Falls Short on Raising Revenue

As soon as you finish putting my diaper on...

Mexican Polyglot Speaks 11 Languages

Mitt Romney Sucks

If you pay attention, sometimes a cat will slip up and blurt out the truth.

Good advice. Rarely heeded.

Revenge is a dish best served cold.

IT weddings... as with almost everything else -- they're not like the rest of us.

MFM is a lover, not a fighter... and nuns just confuse the HELL outta his passions.

There aren't enough "o's" in "s-m-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-t-h" to describe how smooth MFM's ALWAYS been.

Live Funny or Die: Women's Health experts speak out.

Need Recommendations for TV Shows or Movies Please

'chapless apps' is a redundancy... all apps are chapless.

Keep an eye on Morgan Stanley.....

Do you think you can tell a person is a conservative just by looking at a picture?

Wonkette is hilarious as usual

Who needs a good chuckle?

Occupy Dayton Returns to Square to Protest ALEC

CAPTION the Santorum campaign moving into Ohio

Wanna File a Police Complaint (Arrested for Trying)

After Deliberating For THREE MINUTES, Florida Senate Panel Approves Anti-Sharia Bill

The 2012 convention process has been approved by the SDEC

NLRB issues fourth complaint against Connecticut nursing home chain

What weather events have you been in? I was in the great icestorm Ontario/Quebec in about 1998.

Changes to the elect Omaha Steve page

People for the Ethical Treatment of Anyone but Women

High octane fundraising events in the Big Apple (President Obama)

Still constantly fist bumping my cats head whenever she comes close. She's not a cuddler but

DU love for the best Republican friend a liberal Democrat could ever have: Rick Santorum

Rep. Steve King Suggests States Have A Right To Ban Contraception

So proud of fellow DUer Omaha Steve for stepping up to the plate, and running for office!

A little Love music :)

Watching all these singing contests, I'm noticing that everybody is being compared to Adele.

who really interprets Maine law?

xkcd Toon: Late Night PBS

Where's WALL-E?

Chief U.S. District Judge sends racially charged email about president

Chinese Villages Use Giant Balloons to Steal Natural Gas

Algorithm that led to Google's success funded by PUBLIC sector National Science Foundation grant.

Gun Culture?? Many here do not realize Guns are a Hobby and a Tool and a Collectors item.

Police Ordered to Barricade Part of Capitol so Corbett Doesn't Have to See Disabled Protesters

Flying robots performing the James Bond Theme

"That's A Value"

Neanderthals were sailing the Mediterranean 100,000 years ago

Anyone seen "J. Edgar" starring Leonardo Dicaprio? Is it good?

couple arrested because cops were upset

This giant fossil flea once feasted on dinosaurs

Survivor tonight, leap day, 2-29-12

The "rarest insect in the world" also happens to be freaking enormous

Ever had a dream you thought was reality? I once had a dream that I ran into my cousin and she told

The weirdest, saddest, most WTF own goal I've ever seen

The Master Butchers Singing Club-Chapter 2-SPOILERS

If you could go back and give some famous person 30 - 40 more years of life who would it be? I would

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers Check In!! Lump Day?

Gutless: Lawmakers say Ohio shooting won't change nation's gun rights

I read a lot. And what I hate most is when a writer throws in a little incest or sexual abuse in a

Ten things you don’t know about the Milky Way Galaxy

Why? I don't know.

With Michigan behind him, Santorum smells victory

James O'Keefe Sues Current Media, Keith Olbermann and David Shuster for Defamation

Sebelius: 'Dangerous' Blunt Amendment Rolls Back Decades Of Progress In Women's Health

(CA) GOP Senate leader proposes funding fix: School-bus advertising

US Postal Service "Executives" make more money in salary than the Secretary of Defense...

Study: Kids get more added sugar from foods than drinks

Scott Walker Imports Voter Suppression Thugs in Wisconsin Recall

A bright spot in Oklahoma: Sen. Judy Eason McIntyre, of Tulsa, protests anti-abortion bill w/F-word!

Republican Wisconsin Senator Wants Bill Equating Single Parenthood With Child Abuse

Latest monkey death casts spotlight on controversial research

Verisign seizes .com domain registered via foreign Registrar on behalf of US Authorities.

Only 1 Elected Official Has Refused to Try to Help Over 2000 Laid-Off Refinery Workers - Guess Who?

Help wanted in stopping mass shooting of barred owls

RED STATE cashes in its chips...

Rush Limbaugh: Sandra Fluke, Woman Denied Right To Speak At Contraception Hearing, A 'Slut'

Women of Color Seen As Always Sexually Available

Bobby Jindal? Seriously?

Jeanne Shaheen is tearing ReTHUGS a new one on

Why do Democrats have to be "President of the United States" but Republicans don't have to be?...

Juror #1 voted to LEAVE IT ALONE (spam), here's why...

Riddle me this, Batman...

Good Cartoon

Map: Vaccine-Preventable Outbreaks

What is the most decadent thing you have ever done. I once flew from Ottawa to Nova Scotia for a

STOCK Act limps toward passage

my husband is in the hospital with a brain tumor.

Jon Stewart: JFK and Rick Santorum.

What song makes you cry? I listen to Adele's "Rolling In The Deep" and it bring me

"We need to nationalize the energy industry to conserve and restructure our resources"

Get a load of this RW asshole: "There should be humiliation and pain in government assistance."

Fuck you Harper's Bazaar and Hearst. You should be ashamed!

John Ensign the Vet

President Obama: Koran Apology 'Calmed Things Down'

Romney bought guns since he last ran for president

Orrin Hatch: Obama Has Traded In The Hardhat For “A Hipster Fedora And A Double Skim Latte”

For your consideration: a nationwide women's action: "Not Tonight, Dear."

"Unfounded", "Smear", "Unfounded" "Unfounded" "Smear campaign. Words the conservatives

The True Story of Pascale Mauclair (a teacher)

Santorum says get rid of books

A woman's place is in the house... (pic)

Goodbye, First Amendment: ‘Trespass Bill’ will make protest illegal

TCM Schedule for Thursday, March 1 -- 31 Days of Oscar -- Hawaii

Israeli officials: Starve Iranians to stop nukes

Anyone here Play Wizard 101 (online game)?

There seems to be a heightened amount of earthquake activity around Japan.

Boy it's been a minute since I posted anything at DU

Azerbaijan rejects Iranian protests over arms buy from Israel

Rush Limbaugh: Sandra Fluke, Woman Denied Right To Speak At Contraception Hearing, A 'Slut'

Go To Hell Barack: Yup, they really said it...or wrote it...

William Hamilton, 87, an ‘atheistic Christian’ in ‘Death of God’ movement

Latest Conspiracy Theory: Muslims Altering US Dollars to Read 'In Allah We Trust'

‘60 Minutes’ on Dungeons and Dragons from 1985

Romney's ULTIMATE Flip-Flop: 'I Was DUI on IUD'

If you could go back and give any person 30 - 40 more years of life who would it be?

Senator Bob Graham at Politics and Prose March 12

Two Calif. congressional candidates leave GOP

Extinct camel fossils unearthed in Panama

GOP announces new candidate for 2012

Laugh of the day... THIS is the NEW #1 response on Google for "Santorum"

Know your BFEE: WikiLeaks Stratfor Dump Exposes Continued Secret Government Warmongering

They should be arrested

How about a DU Candidates Group?

Senator Bob Graham at Politics and Prose

Senator Bob Graham at Politics and Prose

Catholicism, Contraception and Secular Morality at Notre Dame by Sean Faircloth

Pentagon rushes to learn number of 9/11 remains sent to landfill

TCM Schedule for Friday, March 2 -- 31 Days of Oscar -- Space

Emergency ban extended on chemicals used in drugs that mimic pot

What little indulgence do you stop and buy if you happen upon them? I buy cheap rings. The cheaper

Calling All Occupiers! Calling All Occupiers!

Does this violate the first amendment?

Help! When I type the url of my website into IE I get redirected to some weird site or a warning re.

What historical event have you witnessed live? My dad and I went to parliament hill

Wisconsin S.B. 507 proposes single parenting as child abuse

What are you watching right now?

Who else just heard Bob Kerrey sing on "The Last Word?"

"And it's good bye to OKU!"

Ah the rails...

Activists shows sniper attacks on the street of Baba Sbaa - Funny take, if it was not so tragic

Ah college is for snobs

*On Lawrence show, LO + Craig Crawford: 'He TIED!'

A Real Cure for "Obamacare": Medicare for All

Seen on FB (and of COURSE I snagged it)

Son might be going into combined class next year.

Any ideas here?

Wanna see something really scary?

Judge throws out medical pot suit against the feds

Genetically Altered Bird Flu Virus Not as Dangerous as Believed, Its Maker Asserts

Chief U.S. District Judge sends racially charged email about president

Romney wins Wyoming caucuses, CNN projects

So, Romney Visited A Glass Factory Today in Ohio

After Many Tough Choices, the Choice to Quit (NY Times on Sen. Snowe)

Sheriff Joe "Look at Me" Arapaio to hold a birther press conference tomorrow

Three reasons why religious right groups are bigoted - a visual exercise

Why the Republican field was so weak

Over the Edge - LA Guns (with a cool surfing video to boot)

Neil Patrick Harris just outed Letterman tonite.

Toon: Witches incorporate uteruses!

women's herstory month 2012 theme--women's education-women's empowerment

women's herstory month 2012 theme--women's education-women's empowerment

(UK) Prison governor locks out probation staff in G4S joint bid to privatise jails

Sisterspace 35th Anniversary Details Announced (Maryland this year)

Conservative Media Promote Bogus Chart On National Debt

Bush nominated federal judge sent joke email implying Obama's mother had sex with dog

women's herstory month 2012 honorees in education

Apparently riding a dog like it is a small horse is frowned upon in this establishment.

A.L.E.C. bill Private school choice options is debated in MN House of Rep.

Romney and Santorum almost split Wyoming delegates 50/50

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