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Archives: April 19, 2012

The One Laptop Per Child Deception

Bids to eliminate state income tax falter in Kansas, Missouri

So, Ted Nugent admitted that he had multiple affairs with teenage girls...

Greek Town Develops Bartering System

Spectacular ecclesiastical treasures discovered in ruins of a medieval abbey in Cumbria

Asian Call Center Workers Trained With U.S. Tax Dollars

Robert Murray CEO of Murray Energy to host a

Julian Castro helps launch national Latinos for Obama campaign

In Case You Missed This... MUST SEE TV !!! (Robert Bork As Mitt Romney's Constitutional Advisor)

Lets list all the policies that could be compared to "Stand Your Ground"

An open letter to Ann Romney (from Reddit)

OK I just contributed to jumping on the bandwagon of a tired YouTube meme

Astronomical Picture of the Day

Word of warning. Beware. He doesn't mess around.

NEBRASKA: Governor Signs Two Pro-Second Amendment Bills into Law

It's Outrageous Activist Courts And Labor Department Forcing Employers To Pay Overtime

Photoshop elements 10

In-state residency a priority for out of state students attending University of Missouri

Gloat Free NBA Scores (Wednesday, April 18)

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Wednesday, April 18)

The joke at the beggining of The Last Word regarding Mitt Romney's pick for VP ...

What the hell is wrong with Sears? The Kardashians? Furniture? Really?

A look at what foods may be considered healthy in the future

The stress on my job is causing...

So I was browsing some of the less expensive books on Amazon tonight...

The problem with women...

President Obama Campaigns in Michigan (29:31 minute speech)

Series of Explosions Hit Iraq's Capital, Number of Casualties Unknown

House Republicans back Homeland Security powers in border parks

Travis Mills, Quadruple Amputee Soldier, Gets Custom 'Smart Home' From Gary Sinise Foundation

India Says It Successfully Tests Nuclear-Capable Missile

Syria has not complied with peace plan, says Ban Ki-moon

The Dangers of fundamentalist christian housing for people with mental illness

JetBlue pilot to use insanity defense

Pentagon Sought to Stop Paper From Using Photos

California 90420 and Pot: Inc

Delete dupe

Romney To Travel Back In Time To Kill Liberal Versions Of Himself

Hilarious pic I found

David Cameron faces pressure as NHS waiting times grow

If you're in Alberta

so the right wing hates Mitt, and?

Transportation funding extension passes U.S. House

Toons: The Latest Dope, Vote-Memory Meltdown, The House Always Wins and More. - 4/18/12

NYT: In Ohio, Hurdles for Both Candidates (both candidates struggling w/white working class?)

TYT: Cenk calls out GOP leaders as ‘cowards of the USA’ for dodging the draft

Dana Milbank: Democrats battle back against Republican ‘war on women’

CIA seeks new authority to expand Yemen drone campaign

U.S. Caps Emissions in Drilling for Fuel

Transgender 101: 15 Things to Know

In a Shift, Medicare Pushes Bids

Ireland Takes Up Bill on Abortion Access

Proof that the goverment only cares about children untill they are born:

New blow to dark matter theory

laid off, so i'm up late

Guatemala exhumes civil war victims

Guatemala exhumes civil war victims

If Mitt is not "ashamed of his success" why is he hiding his tax returns?

NYT Brief: New Analysis Debunks Connection Between Gum Disease and Heart Attack

Ok I have to say it...

Will Cell Phones Be able to See Through Walls? New research says YES!

Russia stunned after Japanese plan to evacuate 40 Million revealed

Tuning in : Spirit channelers in America

dana perino is really 1 to talk about a President not keeping an eye on the ball, when her boss

Falter Mitty

Newest Michigan museum showcases racist artifacts

CENK on Ted Nugent, the Vietnam Draft Dodger: " he literally SHIT HIS PANTS "

Thursday Eye Candy: Abercrombie & Fitch Greeters

Thursday Eye Candy 2: The Trailer For Magic Mike

Experts: NKorea missile carrier likely from China

The Fantasy of Tar Sands - from James Hansen (Xpost from GD)

In the Age of Social Media, the Customer Really Is King

YIKes, Ok Gov. Mary Fallin

Sun journalist among those arrested in police payments probe

Closed my US Bank checking account today, and felt a little bad about it

I've lost track. What day of Pedophilegate is it?

Tear it apart- please

Cookiegate: Romney Disses Beloved Pittsburgh Bakery

Pentagon chief: 'We're within an inch of war almost every day’

Now that Rahm is in IL and Nancy is out of power. Time for the President

Portfolio Projects Create a Superior Constantly Evolving Life Long Resume

How Obama Became a Civil Libertarian's Nightmare

How women evolved blond hair to win cavemen's hearts

What If the Greedy Rich Paid Their Share? 8 Things to Know About Wealth and Poverty in the US

Marine Le Pen (French National Front)says her anti-Islamization fight won’t breed right-wing killers

Why Support a Religion That Shames You? Pro-Choice Religious Group Offers Alternative

Vaccine extends life of brain cancer patients

Daily Kos polling has Republicans up double digits in three Senate races, Wanggaard, Lehman close

Investigation: Two Years After the BP Spill, A Hidden Health Crisis Festers

A Drummer Who Could Make You Cry: The Genius of The Band's Levon Helm

ALEC Wants You To Pay 750 Percent More For High-Speed Internet

My favorite TED NUGENT TV moment...

Happy Patriot's Day from New England: Sarah Palin: Paul Revere Warned The British

Quinnipiac: Obama ahead of Romney by 4%; thanks to

Tank sculpture in Singapore (7 tanks high) called the "Love Tank"

This Guy is Voting for President

With reporting like this what is there to worry about?

My favorite Levon Helm video

Audi picks Mexico over U.S. for its factory

I used to love Ted Nugent

A Lawsuit Over Circumcision 28 years ago - OK for GD; Cats - not

ETA News Release: Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report (04/19/2012)

ABC and other news outlets need to hear from us re. Hillary Rosen and Ted Nugent

Extras Needed for New Matt Damon Anti-Fracking Movie! Check it out!

Vatican orders crackdown on American nuns

Blamed for Bee Collapse, Monsanto Buys Leading Bee Research Firm

Deficit dogma debunked

Voter ID Laws Un American Hurts Veterans

NC - Vote "NO" on Amendment One

How to feed the Homeless. Video

Breivik testifies he wanted to handcuff then film the decapitation of the former prime minister whom

"I got laid off so I'm going surfing." If Bruce Springsteen and Brian Wilson co-wrote a song,

"I just sat in there for a moment"

We Need to Rethink America's Transportation Infrastructure, A Rebuild is Off the Table...

Message to Ted Nugent -

Did anyone else catch Rachel last night?

How Music 'Awakens' Alzheimer's Patients

Jobless claims stuck at four-month high

Typed in "weathervane" on YouTube and Mitt Romney popped up halfway down the page.

Sierra Club endorses President Obama

Poor Willard,

Thursday TOON Roundup 1- more Mitt

Two Giants of Finance Will Release Diversity Data

Thursday TOON Roundup 2- Haves and Have Nots

Thursday TOON Roundup 3- Media and the Nuge

Thursday TOON Roundup 4- the rest


Romney Responds To Obama’s ‘Silver Spoon’ Comment (oh the irony)

April 28, 2012 -- Downtown Los Angeles Rally Confronts “War on Women.”

Venezuela rejects 'threats' against Argentina, says Britain using intimidation amid dispute

BBC to hand back almost £300m of digital switchover cash

Supreme Court: Law says organizations cannot be sued for torture

California’s college mess

CNN opinion: Ted Nugent should be in jail

Fed. Appeal Court to Rule on Secret Trials in Canada

is the statement "Bless your heart"

$4 for a gallon of water? the dream of monsanto and other corporations wanting to privatize water.

UPDATE 1-Spain spot power at 2-year low, wind smashes record

i am going to a wedding saturday. what do women wear?

If anyone should be denouncing the GOP's bigoted rhetoric it should be Romney. But will he?

Food Chain Trailer

Space Shuttle Discovery arrives at Smithsonian: UPDATED

Siemens Figures Out What to Do With Night Wind (electrolysis, hydrogen storage)

As Romney Courts Latinos, GOP Cuts Their Services

Ghandi's 7 Dangers To Human Virtue

World's largest solar field switched on in India

The Morning Plum: Who is winning the clash of visions?

In the "no shit" category..."Study: Conservatives Dominate Sunday Shows"

Poor Mrs. Mitt - Vulgarians at the Cake

"Is the bill any good? Actually, no."

Germany Solar Installations May Have Tripled in First Quarter (1800 MW)

The OccupyUSA Blog for Thursday (April 19), With Frequent Updates

An explanation for the disparity in polls

Here comes the sun: Solar cost competitve with fossil fuels in a decade?

Invitees Turn Table on Romney at Tax Day Picnic

OK all you gifted people, what is going on here?

‘Militant Christian’ Anders Breivik wants to be taken seriously

What the GOP Doesn't Want You to Know about it's Roots

CNN Talking Head: Women Who Support Democrats ‘Get Raped’

Ted Nugent

A quote from Harry S. Truman for those who think Obama should comment on Nugent.

George Zimmerman wants meeting with Martin family


KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut’s Owner Is The 12th Corporation To Drop ALEC

Key Dem senator warns Obama on post-war Afghanistan spending

Oklahoma Legislative Black Caucus members oppose expansion of a Stand Your Ground law

time to act

Memories of a Seeker

Man, this resonates! --- PHOTO: President Obama Seated In Rosa Parks Bus

What A Difference A Gun Makes

One man is likable...the other, well...not so much

Tucson Survivors Challenge the NRA: Stand With Us for Commonsense Gun Laws

A second nuclear reactor ahead for Missouri?


Harvey Richards, Lawyer for Children

TN bill allows for homicide and assault prosecutions for the death of embryos

Violence Against Women Act takes center stage

The Truth about Fukushima Daiichi will get harder and harder to find.

I was reading Kathleen Parker's column this morning complaining about how the Seamus incident

question... is it psychosis?

more Americans Than Forecast Filed Weekly Jobless Claims

Ivan Rodriguez to retire.

MIT and others launch a tech education revolution

Survivor 4-18...possible light spoilers...

The Next Global Crash: Why You Should Fear the Commodities Bubble

kick the bums out of maine and those that support them

Cool new psychic site to try out for free TAKE 2

Six-year-old not allowed to go to restroom during non-required standardized testing


Latest Freeperism (Fox News comment section on Allen West):

Ann Romney The Dog got sick because we gave him spoiled meat .....

Poll: Condi Tops GOP VP List

Video: Turin’s gay film festival ad highlights unusual taboo

FAIR: In last 8 months (6/11-2/12), Sunday morning talk shows have been 70% GOP, 92% white, 86% male

Colombia prostitute reveals $800 cash row with US agent

TCM Schedule for Friday, April 20 -- What's On Tonight: Spring Break

Seniors get the TSA runaround, lose $300

It's interesting but any Creationist video's posted on youtube have overwhelming dislike votes

GOP Jesus

X-posted in the Lounge: my cat's strange mousing technique

Didja hear about the conservative who began to see what was really happening?

It's a little late for this now, don't you think?

The Predators of Marengo County (Scuba-diving grandmother imprisoned for 3 boxes of Sudafed OTC)

My uncle's union just saved his life.

"I Was Hungry"

Activist Sheehan says she has court date today for refusing to pay taxes

Moody’s Fired by Danish Banks as Investors Show Support

A Collective Response to “To Be Anti-Racist Is To Be Feminist: The Hoodie and the Hijab Are Not Equa

So...why is Rubio saying "no" to Mittens?

Discovery of ‘World’s Largest’ Dinosaur Eggs Hatches Doubt (told ya so)

"I know the President likes to attack fellow Americans...I'm not gonna rise to that."

Levon Helm: A Thank-You Note For The Music / Helm visited in hospital by Robbie Robertson

Here's a cool post rock group for you. Sleep Dealer.

Screensaver will not activate on Windows 7 Pro

Allen West backs Ted Nugent

Teacher fired for being pregnant before marriage at Christian school

Nebraska votes to offer prenatal care to illegal immigrants

What could be causing my laptop's slowness?

Allen West backs Ted Nugent

Ted Nugent’s “Dead Or In Jail” Comment Catches Secret Service’s Attention

Putting two spaces after a period: How should offenders be punished?

I really like Victor Cruz even more now


I have an embarrassing confession to make to all of you

LCWR 'stunned' by Vatican's latest move

Is it just me or does Romney have a really creepy laugh?

Australian troops to stay in Afghanistan through 2014

Nothing says "Happy Birthday" quite like tree stumps

Girl born with no hands wins national penmanship award

spain Is Doomed: Why Austerity Is Destroying Europe

Mac OS X invulnerability to malware is a myth, says security firm

Southern California teacher fired over porn video

THIS is the NRA.......

UAW Local 600 Takes Direct Action Against Tide of Motown Foreclosures

As usual, The Onion gets it right: GSA under fire

Eric Cantor: House GOP has Mitt-mentum

Leveson Inquiry: Rupert Murdoch and son to appear

Let's make an Election Year Playlist.

Firing teachers who were once porn stars or pregnant outside of marriage

Haqqani network behind Afghan attacks: U.S. envoy

Some NHL Headlines from The Onion!!

Calling Bahbwah WAH-WAH: Your ideal interview, the (youngest) widow BIN LADEN

Celestial Lights; spectacular video

Holocaust Remembrance Day, around the world

Afghan bomber remains picture obviously photoshopped

MO lawmaker proposes amendment to reject US laws

No Vacancies: Squatters Move In

LOUISIANA: Bullying Bill Pulled Because Gay Students Don't Actually Get Bullied

Happy Bicycle Day April 19, 1943.

Men at Work musician Greg Ham found dead

Look like the hampster wheel broke again...

Pastor Terry Jones to host George Zimmerman rally in Sanford

Torched Bank Warns Formula One Racing Into Bahrain Violence

Report distorts Iran's nuclear fatwa

On Edit: I've been advised by the LGBT Group

Santorum's former press secretary Alice Stewart EXPLAINS the Nugent remarks

Payday lenders up their contributions to candidates

Mitt Romney Would Rather Starve Than Touch That Mass-Produced Poor-Person Cookie

Vatican sends a man to tell women what to do - again

American Parasite: Mitt Romney

WAPO's "momspeak" column calling Rosen/Romney "Mommy Wars"

For He’s a Jolly Good Scoundrel

P.O.’ed About The Post Office “Debate”

Penny Auctions and the Dollar Auction

Flight Aborted 392 Feet Before Landing Because Pilot Was Texting

Pilot unresponsive; Plane circling over Gulf of Mexico

Southern Baptists' Richard Land apologizes after plagiarism charges

Anonymous Enters The Medical Marijuana Movement Arena

Who Will Speak For Peace In Afghanistan?

Supreme Court to argue CBS v. FCC over 2004 Super Bowl Halftime Show fiasco.

Knowing Jack: Holocaust Remembrance Day 2012

Sarah Palin ruins 'Today' show!

need some ideas here

Arizona bans religious books from public schools and their libraries - except the Bible

Thousands of youth remember Holocaust at Auschwitz

Leon Panetta: US military planning for greater role in Syria conflict

A look at populism: the right wing - tea party - version and the left-wing - Occupy - version.

Another nonsense conference call has me hoping for an apocalypse...

No need for kangaroo harvest reports: California governor (WHAT?? No more reports? Dang it!!)

We got a badass over here!

Oh, Mel. Don't you understand that we have a new invention called "recording devices?"

Question on mental health assumptions

Holocaust Remembrance Day

US corpse abuse pictures fuel anger, NATO exit

The Craziest Idea Our Great-Grandparents Ever Had

The TSA's mission creep is making the US a police state

Thom Hartmann: Catholics to Ryan - Hands off our Religion!

Putting only one space after a period: How should offenders be punished?

Rest in Peace Barnabas Collins

Want to Live in a Place Where God’s Law Is Supreme?


Statuses on a freepers FB page

National High Five Day: President Obama's Best High Fives (PHOTOS)

Pic Of The Moment: Romney Attacks Obama For Playing Too Much Golf

Happy National High Five Day! - pics

Does anyone here use Sugarsync?

Does anyone here use Sugarsync?

Why does Willard fear the 7-Eleven Cookie?

Demilitarization of Siachen: India welcomes Pak Army chief Kayani's statement

"'d run crying to mommy and you'd poop in your pants"

Syria-U.N. sign agreement on monitoring mission

Mr. Climate Change has a message for you human.

I just served on a jury with a CLEAR TOS violation

I have so many ingenious poll ideas

Obama's lead over Romney grows in new poll

Feinstein places hold on Concealed Weapons Bills

Sometime back I posted a version of this newspaper column before it was printed.

Prediction: In future years this will be textbook case

"I don't care if you're just thirteen"

OK, you slackers! Check in when you've finally actually voted against the amendment!

"Women don't get into trouble the way men do"

True or false? The real reason turtle hide in their shells is that they're easily embarrassed

Koch/Tom Delay tied group gets caught making stuff up about oil prices

Iran open for IAEA talks, no word on Parchin: diplomats

Has everyone forgotten the Weapons of Mass Destruction that Bush and his minions swore up and down

McCarthyism gone wild - Jack Lessenberry, Metro Times

Leaving for Ukraine in about 2 hours!

MEPs back deal to give air passenger data to US

Tomorrow is 4/20

House will vote today on tax cuts for NASCAR/NFL team owners

Should the words "tar baby" be left in the past

Former paramilitary receives 20 year prison sentence in northern Colombia .

Secret Service - modus operandi

Does anyone know for sure just where the Romneys have been registered to vote?

fellow marine found with sign at freeway off ramp .

POLL: Election 2012 - Is it over for Romney before it begun?

Police say Scarborough man made bombs in his home

Romney's Economic Plan

Mitt Romney's still trickling down

Liberals have forgotten how to make the religious case for liberal causes

McNabb says he's had a "Hall of Fame" career

Back to the Garden

Apostrophes where they don't belong: What should be the punishment?

Just had a post hidden and rightly so but ...

Infographic: The next generation of Scientists

Jonathan Frid, who played Barnabas Collins in 'Dark Shadows' show, dead at 87

Romney To Deliver Commencement At Anti-Gay Liberty University

Marco Rubio Says He Would Turn Down VP Slot If Asked

Well played, Mayans. Well played.

Dog Wars Escalate: Barack Obama Ate Dog Meat

What's for Dinner ~ Thursday April 19th

A Clear And Nugent Danger? Ask Knoxville Unitarians.

The Day Yahoo Decided I Liked Reading About Child Murder

''We never meant to conceal the information, but it never occurred to us to make it public.''

S C I E N C E !

Sometimes, When "All the Facts are In," It's Worse: The UC-Davis Pepper-Spray Report

What gawd did not tell this guy to do...

I have a date today, my first in forty-three years.

US Supreme Court Dismisses Torture Case Against the Palestinian Authority on Technicality

I finished another series of chemo yesterday

AMAZINGLY, are Republicans blocking 15-40 percent declines in gasoline prices by obstructing the CFTC?

Thom Hartmann: GOP takes Voter ID to new level...

Testing day: ‘More like lockdown than an elementary school’

So much for Gov. Snyder's call for shared sacrifice - Tim Skubick

More fibs from Romney about the Red Sox

Remember it is New YORK POST: Weiner a jerk before crotchgate, craved media attention

Arts in America

Climate Scientist vs. Denier

Don't you love the smell of hypocrisy in the morning?

NRA Scrubs Nugent Video From Website, YouTube

Energy Industry Optimism Abounds at CERAWeek 2012

Who Needs a Pharmacy When You Can Just Print-Out Your Own Drugs at Home?

City Council committee approves measure banning commercial beach activities in Kailua

Here is how the campaign for president will play out

New Account: Zimmerman Told Cops Trayvon’s Last Words Were ‘Okay, You Got It’

Video: McDonald's worker arrested after phlegm found in tea. Note the sign on the drive-thru window.

Dennis Prager: Conservatives don't want power

CIA seeks new authority to expand Yemen drone campaign

CHART: 17 Years After [OK] City Bombing, Right-Wing Extremism Is Significant Domestic Terror Threat

The cream always rises to the top...

America’s drone sickness

'Archie' Gang Goes on a Gender Bender

Obama Administration Writes Rights Out of New Indefinite Detention Law

Need advice about husband's son

House Speaker Boehner Thinks ENDA is Unnecessary

Pakistani legislators demand end to drones

Ugandan President: Gays Are Not Persecuted

Obama to renominate Republican to nuclear panel

Why Are Republicans Attacking President Obama Over Gas Prices?

McCain Tweets: ‘Sorry Mr. President,’ My Son’s Dog ‘Not On The Menu’

Thread of annoying alerts and correct jury responses: I'll begin.

Settlers in West Bank outpost build new homes on private Palestinian land

Act Now to Push for Workplace Protections

Diocese clarifies bishop's remarks on Obama, Hitler

Epiphany!!! Mitt should tap Ann Rmoney for his choice for VP. nt

'Day Of Silence,' National Pro-Gay Youth School Event, Slammed As 'Promotion' Of Homosexuality

Does anyone stop to pause and remember the victims of Oklahoma City -- 17 years ago today.

Ah lovely, so need to cover something in the east county today

The Mitt-acorn fell close to the tree

photo bomb level 1000

Conservative Group: Feds Spending Millions on 'Gay Porn' Website

Levon Helm dead at age 71

You Dems need to fight the RW propaganda better

After dangling participles, how would you punish the offenders?

WOOT!!! I just got an Excellent reading from FindrsKeep On ...

Alan Turing papers on code breaking released by GCHQ (BBC)

Foreclosure Factory: "I can't afford to lose this job", 30K salary corporate vice presidents

Levon Helm has passed away.

Cantor Suggests Raising Taxes On The Poor: ‘You’ve Got To Discuss That Issue’

Joe Walsh Child Support Settlement: Tea Party Congressman, Ex-Wife Reportedly Resolve Issue

Catholic Bishops Target Nuns For Failing To Condemn Homosexuality

So the Stock Market has been reversing lately...

Evolution seen in 'synthetic DNA' (BBC)

BREAKING: More Agents to Resign Thursday Latest Update: Secret Service Now Under Investigation for

Mexico Loses over 56,000 Soldiers to Desertion in Six Years

Mexico Loses over 56,000 Soldiers to Desertion in Six Years

Caption this pic of Mitt

Bats rebound in NY caves first hit by white-nose

After shooting him--Zimmerman didn't think Trayvon was seriously injured and lunged on top of him

'Extreme Universe' puzzle deepens (BBC)

Levon Helm has died.

Ex-Carter AG: Targeted killings troublesome

Assange lawyer grounded by authorities?

The real scandals of Obama's Latin America summit

The real scandals of Obama's Latin America summit

Task Force Appointed to Look at Florida Gun Laws

New USB Hump Drive

Romney blames President Obama for not re-opening drywall factory that closed under Bush

4 teens charged with killing homeless man who had just $1 when robbed

America’s drone sickness

Thom Hartmann: Fukushima - Could 85 Times More Cesium than Chernobyl be Released?

Have you ever met anyone---anyone---who strapped their Dog on top of their car roof.

Hydropower threatens Andes–Amazon link

*Eliz Holtzman on Martin Bashir show!!!

Chris Christie has seen Springsteen play 127 times.

NRA Scrubs Nugent Video

Ann Romney's Gaffe

Does something happen with DU around 1:30AM Pacific time?

Dick Cheney Loves the Ryan Plan

The Most Hauntingly Powerful Image Of President Obama Yet This Year

Not Every Homeless Person Is Looking To Buy Liquor, Drugs, Or Cigarettes

Loango, a male crown Mangabey Monkey - baby pics

Drifting fishermen die after luxury cruise liner sails past but doesn't stop.

Who does this Neely (GSA schmuck) think he is, Jack Abramoff? Give him a stay in a Federal facility

Scientists find higher concentrations of heavy metals in post-oil spill oysters from Gulf of Mexico

Wait....what?!? Is this an alternate universe?...

Peoria bishop compares Obama's actions to Stalin, Hitler

2 hours after Romney announced as commenc. speaker, Liberty Univ facebook flooded w negative remarks

The solar cell that also shines: Luminescent 'LED-type' design breaks efficiency record

Dayton: NFL commissioner headed to Minn. Capitol

America's Drone Sickness...

New study links air pollution and early death in the UK

Weather Underground Launches New Climate Change Center in Honor of Earth Day

W.Va. GOP Senate candidate John Raese Equates Smoking Ban To Hitler Policy

Boehner vs. the Bishops

Why do so many memorable events happen on April 19th...?

Christian Hate Group Wins Bid To Place Legalization Of Anti-Gay Discrimination On November Ballot

Pictures: Nature Yields New Ideas for Energy and Efficiency

NBC/WSJ poll: Romney's image improves but remains a net-negative

Zimmy's side just released a statement that blew a HUGE hole is his defense and completely contra-

How Long Will It Take the Press to Notice That Romney Isn't Moving to the Center?

As Threats to Biodiversity Grow, Can We Save World’s Species?

Your favorite movie dentist?

As Threats to Biodiversity Grow, Can We Save World’s Species?

(Video) The Dreambears: It's Raining Men

San Onofre Nuclear Power Plant Leads Nation in Safety Complaints

*THIS* one is making the ugly rounds of Facebook again. It's INFURIATING.

Elizabeth Holzman has co-authored a new book

Obama warns House GOP he won't sign spending bills that break debt deal - The Hill

STATES WASTED $ on RAYgunESCALATED DrugWarPRISONS rather than supporting colleges the way they

Fox is interviewing Walker, discussing the recall, asking him if he's on Romney's short list for VP

Scott Walker recall. bellweather for november?

Link TV: The Ugly Side of Food Production

The War Room - Sister Campbell: Ryan misunderstands Jesus' call to community in budget plan

Secret Service issues statement: "The (Nugent) issue has been resolved."

Post your favorite songs by The Band and Levon Helm

Fukushima: Probability theory is unsafe

Great Zimmerman Comic

TN house bill allows insurance companies to make stealth changes to policies...

Mitt Romney, The Least Interesting Man In The World.

The New Driver....Joke #23

Mitt steps in it - again

Why are ReTHUGS against electric cars

Mitt Romney's childish and insincere 'nice guy, but' campaign strategy

The New Driver...Joke #14

TransCanada offers new pipeline route


R.I.P. Levon Helm

Stand Your Ground laws confuse me

At my daughters' former school.

just imagine if President Barack Obama solicited the endorsement of a known rapper

Jesus had two dads

9-year-old suspended after he says he stood up to a bully

Levon Helm almost had to sell his house to pay for his medical bills...

Obama leads Romney by three; Christie would make it a tie

Grammar police

Hey all you Tea Partiers

My current library hold list

Politifact: Two more Obama 2008 campaign promises rated KEPT

School trip to library turns into a trip to jail for elementary students...

ALEC is a tax-exempt 501c3 charity.

General Election Obama vs. Romney - Quinnipiac - Obama 46, Romney 42 (Obama +4)

Nugent is a national spokesperson for DARE and an ambassador for Big Brothers/Big Sisters...

We Are Becoming A Dingbat Nation

RIP, Levon Helm

So is this still happening or not?

Gingrich Urged to End Secret Service Detail at Taxpayer Expense

Romney's misfire on plant closings

"A Dog is a fine meal" from "The Patriot"

Trayvon Martin Suspect George Zimmerman Could Go Free Friday

Michelle Obama: This photo makes us smile

In Memory.

Would anyone care to sign my Fire Ted Nugent petition?

Retired Congressman Bart Stupak is now a member of U.S. Supreme Court Bar.

Ted Nugent..gutless yellow chickenhawk coward

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Texas LGBT & Women's Activist Bettie Naylor Has Passed Away

Data search on ignores

Kansas revokes license of teacher accused of delaying child-abuse report

Leaked Video: Live Goats' Legs Cut Off With Tree Trimmers

Bishop likens Obama to Hitler, Satan

My bet is it won"t be a close election

Guantanamo Prisoners Released In El Salvador

Fewer People Registering For Susan G. Komen Races

President Obama Announces Patricia “Pat” Summitt as a Recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Strong railroad profits show US economy growing

I just read the saddest news of my life. Pirates didn't talk like pirates. Arrrr...... NO!!!

Papa John's CEO to host a fundraiser for Mitt Romney

Michele Bachmann accuses President Obama of ‘waving a tar baby in the air’

$4.2 million settlement for student paralyzed by bully

women and prison reform

Strong Railroad Profits show US Economy Growing

Conservatives Criticize GOP’s $1 Million-Per-Job Business Tax Cut Bill

Havana tells US to let the Cubans decide their own future

High Speed Rail: Why are republicans against everything cool?

Havana tells US to let the Cubans decide their own future

A pretty rose, well I was covering a seismology convention

Simple question, what would a significant Obama mandate act like? How would it be accepted by GOP?

The Space Shuttle Discovery's pic of EarlG from DC yesterday

Please, this thread needs our attention!

The Night of the Owls.

"The Other Foot" One of Ray Bradbury's best.

German 'hypocrisy' over Greek military spending has critics up in arms

TCM Schedule for Saturday, April 21, 2012 -- The Essentials: '70s Sci-Fi

RIP Levon Helm

Eric Cantor Refuses To Discuss Possible Anti-Semitism Among GOP Colleagues

Mayday 1971: Most arrests in US history

Scott Walker Praises Ted Nugent, Castle Doctrine

RimJob Cries Uncle!

NBC/WSJ Poll: Obama leads Romney by six nationally...

Mayday 1971: Most arrests in US history

THIS year, Falwell's Liberty University will have a SEVERELY CONSERVATIVE commencement address

Pat Toomey: Americans Who 'Really Need Help' Are A 'Small Segment'

This year's Presidential debates will be entertaining, if not a complete bloodbath.

Ashley Madison wants to buy naming rights to Toronto zoos

Remember the long faces on the GOP after bin Laden was killed?

Peoria bishop compares Obama's actions to Stalin, Hitler!

There are too many polls and I am asking that they be dialed back

Nato helicopter crashes in Afghanistan

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 20 April 2012

Cantor Suggests Raising Taxes On The Poor: ‘You’ve Got To Discuss That Issue’

The Space Shuttle Discovery's pic of MFM from DC yesterday

Unconscious pilot crashes into Gulf of Mexico

Fake Instagram app infects Android devices with malware

Dill pickles

Woo Hoo !!! - More Great News From The Investor Activists Revolt !!! (Including Evan Bayh's Wife)

Obama's father among secret files on Kenyan students

caption nugent (graphic warning)

Levon Helms knew his time was short, so he made as much music

CBO's analysis of Ryan's 'Budget Blueprint' used wild revenue assumptions provided by Ryan!

Found: MFM's wedding pic.

Surprising Romney campaign theme song: Alanis Morisette..........

An Important Message From Dupert Doomcock!

5:53 interview with Levon Helm

Things my grandfather said:

I've had a very interesting conversation with my daughter today.

Pretty Much Everything is Now a Bet on the Central Banks of the World

The central point about Trayvon Martin-completely missed by the Zimmerman defenders all along

No Class McCain

Electrons doing the splits

Missouri Seeks to Become Global Producer of Small Nuclear Reactors

The Center *** For Right-Wing Nuttery *** (Luckovich)

All the Scotland Yard racist cases should make everyone wonder

They say that 50% of Afghan women are depressed because of all the decades of war and anti-women

reposting: Thanks to Steven Colbert ....

George Zimmerman wants meeting with Martin family, new judge assigned

Breaking: Secret Service Scandal Update.

Seems they haven't read up on me, but love to comment on my run for office

Did anyone notice that we now have spellcheck?

Did The Secret Service Sex Scandal Threaten President Obama?

Eugene Robinson: Republican rhetoric over the top

So Allen West where is your proof about the bs coming out of your mouth

Former Congresswoman: Not too late to hold Bush and Cheney accountable

Please help Arizona/Tucson thru this Poll for Ted Nugent

ALERT: Severe Thunderstorm Watch for portions of OK, TX until 1:00am CDT

You do know that all this over the top political rhetoric has been going on for centuries...

Anti-Immigrant Group Runs False TV Ad Blaming Global Warming On Immigrants Entering The U.S.

Medicare Competitive Bid Program saves beneficiaries 42% in co-insurance payments vs fee-schedules

Obama’s NRC Nomination Draws Fire From Democrat Reid Over Yucca

The Rachel Maddow Show - VA Governor McDonnell's Ads For Nothing

OMG...The Circus of Horrors from Britain's Got Talent

Former Congresswoman: Not too late to hold Bush and Cheney accountable

Starbucks de-bugs its menu offerings (still cheaper than using actual strawberries)

Kingston Pen set to close

2005RepublicanCongress&President PASSED the Income Tax Plan RESPONSIBLE for the 48% that the CONS

These are some of the most impressive kids I've ever seen in my life!

"Nitpick the president if you must. But he's not the problem."

Fisherman's lawyer: 17 yr. old Summer's shooter was trying to get the teens to stop RUNNING AWAY.

What is with Harry Reid

I was listening to a tribute on the radio for Dick Clark---

Tea Party Congressman: Obama Will Commit Treason If Reelected

Murdoch's News Corp facing growing legal threat in US

Which song is better and why Comfortably Numb or Stairway To Heaven?

It is April 19th, right?

Iranian cartoons mock Holocaust

Taught This Story As An 8th Grade School Teacher... Was Told It Was Over The Kid's Heads...

Nugent says had "solid" meeting with Secret Service


Law enforcement wants easier access to your prescription records. Kentucky is voting on it Friday

House Republicans’ Tax Cut for the Wealthy Won’t Grow the Economy, Put Americans Back to Work

SOS... Ted Nugent to appear at Pima County Fairground....

Campain against Jon Stewart Begins...

i am going to a weeding saturday. what do men wear?

Holy Writ (per GOP)

Basement sealing suggestions

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Money For Nothing & a new kitty gif

Chuck Colson near death.

Psst! Hey, Bud, wanna buy a college?

BWAHAHA! NRA throws the Nuge under the bus (or straps him to the front bumper?)

99 cent store

Check out who will be on the panel of This Week w/ Snuffy on Sunday? .....

If Zimmerman feels threatened by the court, he may be forced to defend himself with lethal force.

Just saw a rather depressing notice on the bulletin board at school.

i am going to do weed on saturday. do I wear anything?

And the good news is that the illness that laid me low last week is NOT tick borne disease.

Georgia Again Tries To Replace Immigrant Farm Workers With Inmates

17 years later...

Universal childhood experience? Pillow forts

Meet Dania Suarez, a 24-year-old single mom from Colombia. She's already met the Secret Service.

Secret Service supervisors involved in Colombia scandal identified

Welcome back MFM. We missed you.

39 ways limit free speech

Open Skies Treaty are reporting “unprecedented” amounts of radiation in US Western regions

PHOTO: Agent In Secret Service Scandal Was In Sarah Palin’s Security Detail

I'm doing weed on Saturday, should I wear bellbottoms?


Nugent has a lot of nerve talking about honoring "flag -draped coffins"...

If It’s Sunday, It’s Meet The Republican White Men - image

Biden says Democrats have chance in Arizona

Florida refuses to issue Driver's License to Ma. gay in married name

California May Credit Big Hydro Power to Green Energy Goal

O'Donnell tweet: The small business (bakery) owner Romney insulted will be on The Last Word tonight.

Nader's Maine election lawsuit reinstated

A Tale Of Two Missiles

The view from Tudor Road Anchorage Alaska

What's this "GSA Scandal"?

Ex-Supreme Court justice says Venezuela manipulates courts

CHART: How Obama And Romney Compare On Energy Issues

They're showing the 1981 John Denver concert in Japan on PBS tonight.

Any idea when we'll get the advanced search function back?

IBM Union Calls for Pickets to Protest Job Cuts

Recent studies on the relationship of neonicotinoid pesticides and bee colony collapse disorder

I'm going to Weed on Saturday; what should I wear?

Ted Nugent allegedly had sex with a 12 year old and

The REAL Winners of the Phony Mommy Wars: Lesbians!

My nieces tour of India finds her in Varanasi. She went to a 3000 year old ghat.

Light Bends by Itself

Peoria Bishop Compares Obama to Stalin, Hitler

Obama and Romney Can't Fence Sit on Marriage Equality

World’s Richest Worth $1 Trillion on Billionaire List

Is it just me or are the ads these GOP Super PACS are running kind of lame

President Obama Announces Patricia “Pat” Summitt as a Recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Auschwitz survivors reunite after 61 years (2006)

After 14 months, I quit my part time job.

This state legislator thinks Earth Day is a pagan holiday.

A weight acceptance site I've been meaning to share with you all.

I'm singing the weedy-deedy part in Lion Sleeps Tonight Saturday. What should I wear?

Yuck! When dermatologist said "a sample"

For He’s a Jolly Good Scoundrel: On Sanford Weill

How about some kickass RadioHead? Airbag Live


Are we on the deck of another Titanic?

4/21 Black Dog Cafe Fundraiser for buses to Chicago protest NATO

House votes to legalize prostitution at the federal level

John Heilemann to Lawrence O'Donnell: "He (Romney) is not comfortable around human beings."

Missouri Republicans seek to ban speech on the topic of sexual orientation

Ex-Supreme Court justice says Venezuela manipulates courts

Secret Service agents lawyer: 'trial by mob' wrong

I was there! Pics from Space Shuttle Discovery's arrival at the Smithsonian

Union Busting in “Pro-Labor” California

Union Busting in "ProLabor" California

Unite Against the War on Women Rally! 4/28th 2pm Saturday

Censorship and Suppression of Academic Freedom at UCLA

Army Releases March Suicide Data

Boner defended his party against Roman Catholic bishops

Tim Thomas, Goaltender who refused came to White House

"I think you ought to listen to Alinsky," George Romney told his white allies...

High-frequency trader Optiver pays $14 million in oil manipulation case

Mitt needs a VP who will not outshine him. but is still a party goto guy. Someone like

The hypocrisy of it all

Toons: The Center for Right-Wing Nuttery, Job Creators, Winning Hearts and Minds, and More - 4/19/12

Former Republican Governor Calls For Greater Acceptance Of Gay People

Romney ties Obama to factory closed under Bush

FOX Polls: Obama up in Ohio and Florida.

Crossposting from GD by virtue of it being awesome and relevant.

Romney's Fenway Fib

Christian right starts high-tech voter-registration drive

The Mayans were right.

Journey's best lineup, great tune from their 3rd album.

Cantor Suggests Raising Taxes On The Poor: ‘You’ve Got To Discuss That Issue’

Chesapeake [Energy] CEO took $1.1 billion in shrouded personal loans

Anonymous General Strike OpMayDay A Day without the 99%

Matt Taibbi discusses banker crimes on Keiser Report

Jon Stewart Ridicules Fox News’ Sudden Embrace Of Romney, Notes ‘Romney’s Election Is Fox’s Job’

Sudan vows to teach South Sudan 'a final lesson'