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Archives: April 24, 2012

k-r if you think colbert is funnier than stewart

GOP threatened with eviction at St. Paul headquarters

The ED Show - Mitt Romney's War on the Poor

Presidential Proclamation -- National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, 2012

Google does it again with a very cool doodle...

Statement by President Obama on Dept of Defense Initiatives to Combat Sexual Assault in the Military

Crap Pants Fever - Nugent Earned Fort Knox Snub

Planned Parenthood Worried It's The Target Of New Undercover Sting

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 24 April 2012

He's had pancakes, he's had cheesy grits 'n' biscuits, he's had cookies...what should Mitt eat next?

If Santorum wins Pennsylvania tomorrow,

Guess who's running for Senate? (From the official California voter's guide)

How Ancient Viruses Invaded Our Genomes --New Clues Discovered

Study: Sunday Talk Shows Have Conservative, White, Male Skew

We need affordable education, not low-interest loans.

Astronomy Picture of the Day

Founder/editor of World Nut Daily: "HERE'S HOW TO ENSURE OBAMA DEFEAT" ***birther alert***

Synthetic DNA Created, Evolves on Its Own

Californians will be able to vote on and end the death penalty initiative in November?

An Invitation

Polling firm finds evidence non-Conservative voters were targeted in Canadian robo-call scandal

Did anyone see the guest on Colbert just now?

What the heck did Ann Romney mean when she said this?

Aw jeez. Laurie Anderson's "O Superman" is being used in a smart phone commercial.

Thou shalt not...

Ann Romney defends her role as one of the most privileged women in America

Thom Hartmann (4/20): Is Ahmadinejad funding the Romney campaign?

Fucking World Bank again!

ALEC morphing to National Center for Public Policy.

Steve Doocy's upcoming statement (tuesday morning) Place your bets

A single heart cell has its own beating heart

I think Allen West is heading for a full nervous breakdown/meltdown.

Gloat Free NBA Scores (Monday, April 23)

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Monday, April 23)

Socialism viewed positively by 53% of U.S. Democrats

Veteran Survives 3 Tours Of Duty But He’s Gunned Down In Lancaster [CA]

So should the kid on the bottom have blown the kid on top away (video)

Republican legislature votes for more dangerous fireworks to be sold in MN

Colombian union leaders receive death threats from paramilitaries .

GASP! A conservative talk radio show discussed HEALTHY EATING? in FRANCE?

Colombian union leaders receive death threats from paramilitaries .

If you don't have tissues handy do NOT read this story!

Creator of popular comic strip tackles gay rights

GSA probe focuses on conference contractor

Eliza Dushku had a crush on Mitt Romney, but she won't be campaigning for him...

Just so everyone can see the differences between people, I present this graphic...

This is personal.

Sexy Frisbee: Fred Karger campaign clip

Panetta tours Colombian military training center; US can share lessons from Afghanistan

Panetta tours Colombian military training center; US can share lessons from Afghanistan

Mexico: questions surround deaths in Michoacán logging dispute

I'm not sure what I'll enjoy more...

After bribery report, Walmart defends integrity

More gun fail

Westboro Baptist Church Humiliated in Vegas - Very funny

Yes it can.......get worse.

Exclusive - China firm boasts about missile-linked North Korea sale - envoys

Changes to gun laws

Pentagon spies get new service, stepped up mission

Cats in Space


can a DUer point to the thread about Ike's election pledges ?

Newham Council accused of 'social cleansing' of tenants

As ALEC backs out a new group helps funnel the money for voter suppression

If Bush and Cheney had killed Bin Laden

Colbert has a good one on Steve Doocey's Obama's Silver Spoon comment

Noooooooooooooooo not another Bush

It's SNOWING in N.W. Pa.!

Liberty's choice of Romney leads to angry student response

Measure that would end death penalty in California qualifies for ballot

The Fetish of National Security: How America's Worst Crimes Are Perpetrated and Excused

Post your favorite song about someone who played some dirty basketball

53% of Recent College Grads Are Jobless or Underemployed—How?

Leveson Inquiry: James Murdoch 'stands by' email testimony

Wind Damages Country’s Highest Astronomical Observatory

Andrew Young Complicates John Edwards Trial By Contacting Other Witnesses

Returning soldiers have more car crashes: study

A Short History of Modern Taxation in 4 Acts

Aww I found a baby picture of Anderson Cooper taken while he was sleeping.

Gettin' there,

Judge orders back pay, rehires for fired Jimmy John's organizers

Hush Money: Is Scott Walker Providing Aid to WisGOP Cronies Charged With Crimes?

"Politics Is at the Root of the Problem" by Joseph Stiglitz


Noam Chomsky on America's Declining Empire, Occupy and the Arab Spring

Former TSA head, Kip Hawley, was just on CBS Morning calling for a complete revamp

Neighbors in Newton County, Ga. case are now in jail and have been charged.

Neighbors in Newton County, Ga. case are now in jail

Arkansas gets rid of one prick, hires another. John L Smith

Is this cat a GOP donor?


I've got a bunch of Jupiter stuff going right now. Any insights from you all?

Bat Cats back at No. 1 in Collegiate Baseball poll

Hush money?? Is Walker providing aid to WISGOP cronies charged with crimes??

Defiant D'Arcy in row with Catholic hierarchy (Ireland)

Defiant D'Arcy in row with Catholic hierarchy (Ireland)

CBSMoneyWatch (via Yahoo): Jailed for $280: The Return of Debtors' Prisons

It’s Official: Lindsay Lohan Will Portray Elizabeth Taylor In Lifetime’s ‘Liz & Dick’

Romney's other dog scandal

James Lovelock Finally Walks Back His Absurd Doomism, But He Still Doesn’t Follow Climate Science

Quantum Rainbow Photon Gun Unveiled

How to combat citizens united

Camera traps capture new Scottish wildcat sites in the Cairngorms

The ACORN-ing of Planned Parenthood continues

UPDATE 1-China's Hu calls for Sudans to exercise restraint

Cryosat mission's new views of polar ice

What's going on with the Border Patrol? (DoJ drags its feet investigating border killings)

Venezuela's Chavez calls home to squash death rumors

UK report: China fight against climate change

What will the police in Newton County be charged with for arresting the couple? nt

Turkey says Israel not welcome at NATO summit

Ex-Prime Minister of Iceland Convicted on Charge Related to Financial Crisis

Slowpoke TOON-Take and Give

Tuesday Toon Roundup 1- Mittens loves France!

psst, hey google, um, I think your, um, zipper is down and your doodle is showing.

The Chris Christie of Meows or 'Fat Cats'!!!

Noam Chomsky on Social Progress, pts. I & II

The brain: a user's guide

NYT: French Far Right a Challenge for Europe and Sarkozy

Muslims in Europe dogged by bias, Amnesty says

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Tuesday Toon Roundup 2- Bribes, Death and Evolution

Tuesday Toon Roundup 3-The Rest

Cancer link claimed in ovary fertility drugs

Reich: Why Anyone Should Care that Bill O’Reilly Calls Me A Communist (It's a sign of the times.)

At CPUSA conference, delegates look to the future

Shell Nigeria oil spill '60 times bigger than it claimed'

Juan Cole: Top 5 Stories from the Arab Revolutions Today

Report: Mitt Romney Even Flip-Flopped on Missionary Position

Pentagon sets up new spy agency to eavesdrop on a changing world

Phila. Schools Deficit is up to $218 million for the coming year; 40 public schools may be closed

Bradley Manning lawyer says case 'mishandled' as hearings continue

Michael Moore and Susan Sarandon talk politics at Tribeca

New Fashion Wrinkle: Stylishly Hiding the Gun

GMO labeling made the November ballot!!! n/t

Hugh Hefner accuses GOP of waging war on sex

Peak oil review - April 23

PPP Poll: Floridians feelings about Treyvon Martin shooting/ Zimmerman guilt

Higher Education

Peak oil review - April 23

Congressman, LGBT leaders press Navy for a ship to be named USS Harvey Milk

PA. Cyber Charter School had laid off all of their teachers, while still collecting tax dollars

Environmental heroes can inspire economic reformers

NYT: The Far Right and Europe’s Open Borders

[EEOC] Ruling Protects Transgender Individuals From Workplace Discrimination

Withdrawing from the global village

Va. couple accidentally shot at gun safety class

Planetary Resources live stream at 10:30 AM PDT April 24 (Today)

Don't be naive on climate change, Norway’s former PM cautions Canada

Occupy, the 99% Spring, and the New Age of Direct Action

Exclusive: North Korea's nuclear test ready "soon"

Can Changing the Law Save the Planet?

Gorbachev, in Chicago, on Obama: ‘I will support him’

MRSA Gene that Enhances Superbug's Virulence Is On the Rise

Arizona House votes to demand return of federally owned lands

Tell the USDA to Keep Agent Orange Corn Off Your Plate

Poll: Obama/Romney race a toss-up in Arizona

Oakland police change crowd control policies after Occupy

This is quality advertising

10 Things We’ve Learned About the Earth Since Last Earth Day

New Hampshire poll: Obama leads Romney 51-42

‘I think I witnessed someone being murdered’

Why UAVs and Other Drones Won't be Used Frequently

Ann Romney: ‘I Love The Fact That There Are Women Out There Who Don’t Have A Choice’ And...

UK report: China fight against climate change ("emissions trading plans are remarkable...")

China sets up a rare earth association to spur healthy development of the industry

Romney Hints At Radical Health Care Reform Plan To Replace ‘Obamacare’

What School Lunches Look Like In 20 Countries Around The World

Ashes from Sewer Sludge with 16,670 Bq/kg Cesium Dumped

Scott Walker: GOP rock star

The Jesus Budget

Health Care Police State!

Texas couple awarded $13 million in Web defamation case

Anyone notice the "Democrat" who is running against Casey?

Reich challenges O’Reilly to debate - “person-to-person, like a man-But he doesn’t have the guts"

Cheney now says he has emotions, I hope one is guilt.

Carter warns against war with Iran


Archdiocese Ruling Prevents Pa. Student From Attending Her Jr. Prom Solo

New poll: Support for consititutional marriage amendment slipping

Pictures of Your Dick - Rachel Bloom

Our President Strikes Heisman Pose

Graphs: How regressive is the US tax system? & Income tax rates over time by income group.

Israel legalizes 3 West Bank settler outposts, seeks to defer demolition of 4th

This Lady Isn't Even Trying To Make Paul Ryan Look Dumb

"I Was a Truther... What Brought Me Back to Reality?"

2fer: GEITHNER's father-in-law blurts G stepping down after election. Bonus: COLBERT slays DOOCY

crossed posted from Politics re Amendment 1

Watch Romney's Percentages Tonight

Remember the 'ban' on earmarks?

Taxpayer-Funded Crisis Pregnancy Centers Using Religion To Oppose Abortion

Zach Walls on LATE SHOW with David Letterman

Asteroid mining will reduce the cost of everything

Climate Change Biggest Factor In Corn Price Increases

Kids clowning for the camera in Darjeeling.

Herman Cain Web Ads: Rabbit, Chicken, The Response! Tooned!

I'm a liberal. I eat at Applebee's

Hubby is working the polls for the Republican primary today...

No wonder nothing is getting done...

As governor, Rick Scott still a work progress

Ukraine's jailed ex-PM Tymoshenko 'on hunger strike'

So Geithner said that Social Security trust fund will run out by 2033.

If you are in the NYC area

Yum! Peanut butter cookies!

Mubarak's ex-premier barred from presidential race

KU student arrested for having gun in a scholarship hall

Nauseatingly conservative former Miss America wants to run for Congress.

It's too soon for Marco Rubio as vice presidential candidate

just your typical "stay-at-mansion" mom

TDPS: Pastor says it's okay to beat the gay out of your kid

Why does Wall Street dislike Obama so much? (strong market, but he hasn't "fixed things".)

Fears of extremism taking hold in Syria as violence continues

Father Of -OBAMACARE- On Verge Of Officially Becoming - The PRESUMPTIVE REPUBLICAN NOMINEE

Cispa cybersecurity bill opposed by Obama administration

Citizens for Sensible Law Enforcement.

I have to buy an electric lawn mower. Home Depot is the nearest source.

Hugh Hefner: ‘Repressed conservatives’ waging ‘war against sex’

Meanwhile, in Ireland...

Meanwhile, in Taiwan...

Columnist explains why it is important to start the process soon if someone needs a photo ID to vote

Read this just for the reviews

My my my ...

Democrats: Obama Has Dicked Us Around For Four Years, Now It's Our Turn

21,090,766 and a couple of other numbers you really need to have on the tip of your tongue.

"Arlington" -- song based on true story of mother driving to grave of son killed in Iraq

US News/MSNBC: For John Edwards, an Unexpected Opening

I am sad for a time when one must know a man's race before his work can be approved or disapproved.

Bradley Manning presses for dismissal of charges

PHOTO: Obama strikes Heisman pose for Air Force

Worst casting ever for a movie - Danny DeVito in "Man on the Moon"

Do you wake your dog up when he/she is dreaming?

DU Album of the Day: "Superman" Barbra Streisand

Dangerous booby traps found on popular Utah trail

Barack is my dude!

Ann Romney: ‘I Love The Fact That There Are Women Out There Who Don’t Have A Choice’

Leveson inquiry: Hunt accused of giving News Corp special access over BSkyB bid

Can we talk Medicare and nursing homes?

Barack Obama holds a wide lead over Mitt Romney among younger voters

Breaking ABC Radio news...

Fake Turd

I’m Just Say’n…

Put your money where your heart is -

Missouri Republican: "There Is No Need To Talk About Billy Wanting To Marry A Goat"

TYT Nation: What You Don't Know About Oil, via Professor Rich

TCM Schedule for Friday, April 27 -- What's On Tonight: Boarding House Life

What's worse than hearing some squeaking and knowing your cat has a bird or critter in the house?

Why do people pray for the dead? What is the goal?

CS enrollments on the rise, up 10% in 2011-12

Tribe members run 200 miles to commemorate Trail of Tears

Tweet of the day: "@RepJoeWalsh How much are you paying for gas in your area?"

In NYC tomorrow (from facebook feed of Occupy Wall St) -

Yo Trumad, you HAVE to let us see the jury verdict on your post..

Richard Land (The Christian Right's 'ethicist') to face ethics panel over Trayvon Martin comments

Why yes Virginia there is a Sanity Claus. Story about the Murdoch inquiry will make your day.

Class of Veterans Sues HSBC Over Foreclosures

Personhood bill fails in OK

MALDEF sues sheriff over withheld Ruben Salazar files

What Recession? Mansion Modeled after Versailles Going Up in D.C. Suburb

Five years in prison for a dollar's worth of soda. Guess where?

Second person has heart attack at Vegas' Heart Attack Grill.

Republicans launch new effort to court black voters

On Zimmerman 'defenders' and 'apologists'

Cassini sees 'snowball fight' in Saturn ring (BBC)

Holy Crap! I'm on the DU homepage TWICE!

Al-Qaeda: U.S. Mass Transit Infrastructure Must Drastically Improve Before Any Terrorist Attack

Brooklyn DA Won't Release Names Of Orthodox Jewish Sex Offenders

GlenRomney Glen Ross

'Google Drive' went live today. Anyone here trust an Ad Company with their data?

Why did Arianna hire this clown?

Knowledge Is Your Weapon: say NO to palm oil!

Obama now beating Romney 49%-42% in Gallup Tracking Poll:

Poll functionality is now available

Mittens and Ayn: They don't have "foot-in-mouth disease"

Cell phone and brain cancer back in the news - 50% increase in brain tumours in UK since 1999

Maybe it's me, but I don't recall Cindy McCain making alot of boneheaded comments back in 2008

Lilly Ledbetter: Romney's insult to women on equal pay

[Infographic] What's At Stake: SB 1070 at the Supreme Court

What should the second poll be about?

New US spy service targets China and Iran

star members can create polls now

Why that corn-syrup-and-autism study leaves such a sour taste

Let's cut to the chase. Who will win the Presidency this Fall?

Pic Of The Moment: Xenophobia Update: Republicans Now Think France Is Très Bon

Happy 70th Birthday to Singer/Actress/Liberal Icon Barbra Streisand

Begin the Beguine?

Atheists Searching For Their Place in Heavily Catholic Philippines

Movie characters who have been played by more than one actor/actress?

For people who hate Gmail's "new look".. a workaround

N.J. state troopers face probe for 'Death Race 2012' down Parkway to AC

Gallup tracking poll 4/24: Obama 49%, Romney 42%

Idea: Silver-colored spoons with "RMONEY" written on them?

First criminal charges filed in BP oil spill

A place for news on LCWR

Stunning never-before-seen photos from 100 years ago tell vivid story of gritty New York City

Gov. Chris Christie not losing sleep over Nets' departure to Brooklyn

Wrong lesson: Gun safety class ends with couple wounded

Police: Man bites off bartender's finger

Missouri jail to allow hijab for Muslim women, officials accommodate religious needs

Idea: Bumpersticker

Americans' Confidence In The Economy Held Steady In April

Woman Collapses at Heart Attack Grill

Ford Back at Investment Grade After 6 Years in Junk

Pizza Hut Middle East’s Cheeseburger Topped Pizza

Gallup: President Obama's approval rating among liberal Democrats is now 86%.

Would you like to see who alerts on you?

Ann Romney: 'I love the fact that there are women out there who don’t have a choice'

Potential Edwards' jurors have their backgrounds investigated

An intolerable intolerance: informed editorial about Virginia Foxx's latest utterances/student loans

Grassley: Colombian Prostitutes May Have Been Russian Spies

LA Times: The unnatural state of immigration enforcement laws

the tradition of blaming the victim

Anger motivates developer to purchase 3 apartments building to house homeless vets


Leave a message after the tone? When I'm through, hang up?

Rate in order of personal importance: Justice, Equality, Freedom, Liberty.

Sam Seder: New Life For News Corp Hacking Scandal Investigation

Mitt Romney: man of the people (Tom Tomorrow)

Did Matthew Owens deserve to be beaten severely?

Paul Krugman: Earth to Ben Bernanke

NYT: Callous Choices in the House

South Carolina's Attorney General Raises Money for James O'Keefe

Earth Day 2012 DC - Chad Hollister Band and Ron Holloway - Justice Through Music Project

Once again: The Social Security Trust Fund is neither a fiction nor bankrupt. That is a myth.

Missouri teen charged with pouring gasoline on 13-year-old, setting the child on fire

Shoplifter pulls gun-loses it-pulls knife and is shot with his own gun.

Okay, which one was better? Priscilla, Queen of the desert (1994) or

When did you come out to your family?

Moon and Venus tonight!


Wanna know who's gonna win Dancing With The Stars????

i've had it with zimmerman apologists

anything goes ... especially in the Guns forum

Who will post the first DU3 Lounge Poll?

Who will post the second DU3 Lounge Poll?

Nina Easton is a streetwalker for the Rich

kitty chased a tiny mouse right into my printer!

Fathers 4 Justice Protest Sexism, Gender Hatred using Sexism, Gender Hatred

Mitt's big push for younger voters: I'm younger than McCain!

Ann Romney will be pushing Callista Gingrich out of the way at the Tiffany's counter

Tut-tutting over sex is a form of bondage

Having the Sisters’ Back

Is Mark Rubio too young (looking) to be VP?

Federal Agency Rules Trans People Protected by Sex Discrimination Law

White House photo of the day, April 20, 2012 - pic

White House photo of the day, April 23, 2012 - pic A Guide to The Most Laughable 2012 Election Predictions - So Far

rush limbo still number one according to "Talkers Magazine"

Asteroid Mining Mission Revealed by Planetary Resources, Inc.

Why so glum Mr. President?

President Obama's hand is grabbed by students after he spoke about rising cost of student loans-pics

Did this mom go too far with Facebook punishment?

Bill Moyers And Eric Alterman On The Liberal Cause, pts. I & II

And the gop wonders why it has a "minority problem" ...

My nuts got into a bit of trouble today

Representatives: Why Was "Taxpayer Money Helping Train Overseas Call Center Competitors"?

Answered: Should each juror decide on their own when both party candidates

Shocking Video Shows Mexican Immigrant Beaten to Death By U.S. Border Patrol Agents, pts I & II


Ghost of Occupy Wall Street to haunt GE meeting

Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson keynote address: 28th National Space Symposium

President Obama at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - pics

*** Gets her staple gun out and posts the menu being served tonight in the DU Cafeteria ***

Just a little reminder, I know we all like to point out how stupid some people are in this country

MF Global suits combined in New York over customer objections

Facebook page of NY Car Dealer that fired woman after she donated her kidney to help an exec.

So I made some toast that looked just like Einstein

Bradley Manning: a show trial of state secrecy

"Is support of the President anti-Virginian?"

Helping Hand

White House: Closing tax loophole could fund student loans

Earth Day 2012 DC - Dave Mason - "We Just Disagree" - Justice Through Music Project

18th Century Foxx

Annan to tell U.N. Syria fails to withdraw weapons

Taxpayer-Funded Crisis Pregnancy Centers Using Religion To Oppose Abortion

Union has ‘deep concerns’ over Democrat Gloria Romero Roses’ ties to former employer Read more here

Secret Service Song Parody

24 hours smoke free

The beginning of the dividing of America: Failed Leadership Commercial: Richard Nixon 1968 President

Rail construction starts ahead of full funding grant agreement

Harry Hay, Radical Activist being discussed on KPFA Program Against the Grain

N.Y. Mom Fired After Donating Kidney to Help Her Boss

Democrats Have Bigger Anti-Mormon Problem in Election Than GOP Has

Are you a Doomer™?

Fuck it, I give.

For anyone who missed Obama's speech/rally in NC today, you GOTTA see it:

Anybody know exactly when did it all get so ugly - the hatred for government and public employees?

Hashtag Per POTUS : #DontDoubleMyRate

Mike Conway (R-Tex): The Costitution says we have to spend money on defense, not food stamps.

90,000 Californians to lose unemployment pay in May

Debt Collector Is Faulted for Tough Tactics in Hospitals

UN: Israel displaced 67 Palestinians in a week

Violence ages children's DNA, shortens their chromosomes

(Wichita, Kansas) Weeping four-year-old girl accused of carrying a GUN by TSA officers...

How long should Metta World Peace Artest be suspended?

Struggle over how to evaluate special ed teachers

"So Yeah, There's Been a 12-Point Swing in Gallup's Obama-Romney Poll in The Last Week"

POLL: Do you think the Democrats will take back the House in the 2012 election?

NGO Your Enemy: Bogus reports fuel intervention industry

TYT: 'I'm That N****r!' Man Arrested for Interrupting Live News Report

Senate Republicans fail to overturn National Labor Relations Board union election improvements

There will be no public subsidy for nuclear (UK)

Entrance To Wells Fargo Shareholders Meeting in SF Mostly Blockaded (PHOTOS)

Hacking the Non-Disposable Planet

President Obama tapes an appearance on 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon' - pics

Who will not post the third DU3 Lounge Poll?

"Today just feels different.”

Let this be a lesson lurking freepers, troublemakers etal-Texas couple awarded $13 million

Allen Roland: US illegally occupies Afghanistan

Asteroid Mining Plan Revealed

Justice Dept. Will Not Re-Open Investigation of 1970 Kent State Shootings

DU3 now has the POLL function :)

One State Where The Youth Vote Really Does Matter: Colorado

What Was It That Meatloaf Wouldn't Do For Love?

Does the two-Party system help or hurt our country ??

Should all of trumad's posts be hidden automatically?

12/3/2011 - Obama pushes payroll tax cut extension; 4/24/2012 - Social Security closer to insolvency

The 'Dance' of the Anole

First criminal charges filed in BP oil spill

What Happened To The Tea Party?.......

Poll: How do you like the new Poll Feature?

Here's my campaign slogan to counter "Obama's Not Working"

Why no one should vote a "Straight Democratic Ticket"

Reed College chooses Oregon Attorney General John Kroger as new president

Discussion of the future of Occupy coming up on Dylan Ratigan today!

Happy 70th Birthday Babs!

ALEC Says It Plans To Craft Legislation To Take Down State Renewable Energy Targets

Another interesting point about Social Security.

Scott Brown makes Romney's life more complicated

Is Broccoli Like Health Insurance?

Detroit judge proud of shirtless photo he says he sent to women; employee’s husband complains

Knesset members celebrate latest E. J'slem settlement by posing on evicted Palestinian family’s sofa

GEORGE GOEHL on Ratigan re Wells Fargo

Will the Poll Feature Be Abused Here in the Sports Group?

US relents and grants visa to lawyer for CIA drone strike victims in Pakistan

In 1958, America accidentally dropped a nuclear weapon on two little girls’ playhouse

Want a good laugh? Count how many people showed up in an anti-Obama rally...

Activist brings campaign against drones to Albany

LynneSin forgot to post the sides for tonight's dinner.

How sure are you of Zimmerman's guilt?

"It may seem distasteful to some..."

Cardboard and Paper Prom Dress

Today is Primary Day in Pennsylvania - Time to vote

Jon Lovitz slams Obama

Some birds (and stuff)

What's for Dinner ~ Tuesday April 24th

Anna Quindlen: Over 50, And Having 'Plenty Of Cake'

I'm sad. My dispensary is closing today.

Favorite fish batter recipes?

Love the polls. Any chance the thread icon can be changed to the old poll icon?...

President Obama in Chapel Hill: 'We Get Each Others Backs'

PPP: Romney leads by 7 in Texas (McCain won by 13 in '08)

Ever want to get those SeenOnTV stuff with just a single bill?

New Book: The Great Divergence: Should we drag the 1 percent down or the 99 percent up?

No End in Sight

Texas-PPP poll-Obama loses by singel digets

On change and who has influence

Boston to Corporations and the 1%: Pay Your Taxes!

any updated studies on cranberry capsules and prevention of UTI's?

OK this made me laugh...

Sourcing the attacks on renewable energy

Dog Dreams

Obama's struggling with college kids...

The Great Divergence: Why do unions work in Europe but not in America?

HuffPo blog: Time to End Marijuana Prohibition

making a really good dinner and I have to go to a meeting : (

Historic PPP Poll: Support for anti-gay Amendment 1 in North Carolina falls below 55% to record low

More birds :)

Man dresses up as dead mother for 6 years to cash SS checks.

8 Reasons Why Mitt Romney Is More Right Wing Than George W. Bush

Disgusting thing in a common "gift" catalogue..

Romney is such a convincing and strong leader that

Edwards Trial - Kicking the Corpse of the Progressive Dream

U.S. arrests BP engineer on criminal charges stemming from oil spill

Ohio State football: Two more commitments continue April run

the media is certainly wringing their hands over the student vote...

Can 'Hackstability' Save Civilization?

Ghost Rider came out with a new movie in Feb.

Chuck Todd: Choosing Condi Rice as his V.P. would "fix (Romney's) problem with women"

Chuck Todd about Christie as VP choice:

Please help me! Who Are You?!? screaming actor?

Aggressive hospital debt collector confronted patients at bedside/emergency room

Rush Limbaugh Attacks Sandra Fluke Again

O.K Guys I really need your good vibes this time!!!

Arizona is in play - Polls show it is a virtual tie between Obama and R'Money!

"I did some paraphrasing that seemed to misquote you"

Rich Mom - Poor Mom! Starring Ann Romney!

Obama 49% Romney 42%

Nations' first Hispanic astronaut speaks in Lawrence

First lady includes fundraiser in Omaha stop

Remember the "Feed the World" song?

Michelle Obama addresses Omaha crowd (check the photo)

Interesting NHL stat

Protest kills personhood bill

Going to Iowa City to see President Obama on 4/25!

Federal judge orders Chicago bus company to rehire drivers, stop interrogating employees

Paul Krugman: ‘Israeli government policies are a form of national suicide’

Kenyans allege British involvement in rendition and torture in Uganda

Canada-U.S. price gap blamed on multinational companies

Matthew Owens Beating - New Info

Confessions of a Queer Bully

Are Republicans better informed than Democrats? ("The Week" article)

8 Reasons Why Mitt Romney is More Right Wing Than George W. Bush

For less than 1 severance deal, Guild seeks Times pact for 1,100 - Newspaper Guild of New York

"Money, Power and Wall Street" - tonight on PBS' Frontline - preview

What might be the best god/goddess?? What god/goddess might you choose?

I have a big grey box in the upper right hand corner of the poll OPs.

Common Cause Complaints Files On Alec With IRS

Colleges Confuse Students With Letters Offering Aid That’s Debt

We'll buy your prisons and keep 'em orderly and clean, so as long you keep the prisoners coming in.

Social Security In US Less Generous Than Similar Countries

I have a BIG favor to ask of all of you folks in order to get this guy off my ass, so to speak.

If you've been sitting on the fence with "Is Axl Rose a P.O.S.," it's time to get off the fence.

Host of WHYY’s Radio Times, Marty Moss-Coane, is participating in a $5-a-day food stamp challenge.

FL Gov. Rick Scott Vetoes Funds For Rape Crisis Centers During Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Try to top this example of nerdiness:

Your "Liberal Media" At Work:

Employment Opportunity Commission Ruling Protects Transgender Individuals From

Bug in DU mail user lookup

US Airways putting the moves on American

NYT: Conservative Groups Spending Heavily in Bid to Win a Senate Majority

With 13 picks in 7 rounds for the Browns.... this could be the year!!

Drones For “Urban Warfare” - Salon

Protesters air complaints at Wells Fargo meeting

Carlson: The NAACP is ‘an absurd fringe group’

CBS helps Romney on Hispanic gap.

We can post polls!

Really good careers...

Helping Ann Romney Pull Her Sensibly Heeled Pump Out of Her Mouth

Help me create the perfect Vagina Merger!!

Wal-Mart Says It Is Tightening Internal Controls

Congrats to the Jamaican Prime Minister

2 More Secret Service Employees Are Resigning

Update: Neighbors in Newton County, Ga. case have been released on bail.

Indigenous people can show us how to adapt to climate change

Former Emergency Manager Michael Stampfler, suggest changes to Michigan's Public Act # 4, at event

The Texas Dentist Who Gets To Determine What Most KIds Learn About in Subjects He Knows Nothing of

Sea Level Rise Threatens Mekong Rice

Student Loan Debt

Dear Mr. President... Especially Your Campaign Staff... Really... REALLY !!!

Check this out. CT elections officials expecting big things tonight from someone named ''Genrich''

Companies sitting on $1.24 Trillion cash hoard, but won't hire. They don't need investors they need

Dark Chocolate May Lower Risk of Heart Disease (USN&WR)

Opinion: Wacky weather shifting voters away from GOP's climate stance

no prom for you.....

snip: "There are many threads that weave each story and astrology is simply one of them. "

Mind-reading robot links with partial quadriplegic, takes orders (LATimes)

Ron Paul Gives Cybersecurity Bill CISPA A Boost

Is it confirmed that Dennis Kucinich will be running

Do you agree with this statement from President Obama on gun control?

SpaceX's historic launch to space station delayed one week (BBC)

RNC Spokeswoman Says GOP Economic Platform Will Be "The Bush Program, Just Updated"

GOP Health Care Is An Earned Privilege And Not A Right

Heat Wave Bakes West, Sets Marks & Hits High Note of 113

India Blows Past China's Smokescreen

I smell a kitty treat in your pocket ...

"OMG, Toto…"

Northern Canada feels the heat – Climate change impact on permafrost zones

Scientists discover bilayer structure in efficient solar material

Rob Portman!

This may get hidden, but in honor of the Romney campaign I'll quote my old Drill Sergeant anyway ...

School vouchers and the religious subversion of church-state separation

State seizes assets from Yassine Enterprises bars (Austin club-owner)

Wow. Seventy Two Percent of all the resettled people in the world are resettled in the USA.

David Korten: A Plea for Rio+20: Don't Commodify Nature

The greatest revolution

Mitt Romney: Professional Liar

I am... I said

CISPA Draws Closer To A Vote Amid A Flurry Of Amendments - LATimes

Things To Regulate...

Austerity for everybody.....except the world's militaries

Storage Starting at $29

TN Lawmaker: Gay Kids’ Bad Parents, Not Bullies, Cause Teen Suicide

A Concise History of Black-White Relations in the U.S.A.

wanda rohl is running for the 16th congressional district if....

LAUSD Raises and Then Lowers the Bar

Verizon sees 'difficult negotiation' ahead for union deal

GOP attempt to block union election rules fails

Does Zip Code Really Matter?

Pat Robertson: Bullying ‘terrible’ — but gay sex still an ‘abomination’

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 25 April 2012

UK Culture Secretary engulfed in the Murdoch cesspool

My donor star expires on Aug 13, and now that POLLS are back, I'm going POLL CRAZY until then.

Former BitTorrent Exec. Among Tech Experts Slamming ‘Civil Liberties Violations’ In CISPA - RawStory

Sales tax vs income tax

Putin to resign as party leader

Wendell E. Berry's Jeffersonian lecture at the NEH

Here's one of the most infuriating anti-union articles I've seen in awhile.

When do you think marijuana will be legalized in the United States?

Manning Case: 'Judge Orders US To Turn Over WikiLeaks Damage Reports' - AFP

Fischer: Appointment of a Gay Romney Spokesman is a National Security Risk

Bad-ass honey badger

Anyone else noticing the "No on 29" ads?

I'm really curious as to what LGBT folk think of Robertsons latest 'offering' re LGBT folks

Suprise some sites arent making more fuss over Steve Doocy's non apology

Metta World Peace suspended seven games for elbowing James Harden

A Tornado in Space

FBI chief in Yemen as drone kills AQAP leader

The Hubble as Our Eye in The Sky

Family Reseach Cncl: Secret Service scandal caused by DADT

Rupert Murdoch to face inquiry over media influence

A few shots from my walk home from work

The Rachel Maddow Show - No shortage of shadowy special interest groups to fill ALEC's role

Nuclear payment plan divisive in other states (Great research on nuclear financing)

From George Takei's Facebook page

Obama pushes low-rate student loans, wooing young

Who is your favorite to win this season of RuPaul's Drag Race?

My dear, sweet friend, a domestic violence survivor

Romney to win Connecticut, Rhode Island, Delaware, CBS News projects

French Sour on Nuclear Power

I just got a diagnosis of Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

Shocking Video Shows Mexican Immigrant Beaten to Death. Something needs to be done.

"Error in grammar are not acceptable"... I love this site!

Well Well Well...Romney-World Linked To Wall Mart Mexican Bribery Scandal/Cover-up

The Repost Thread, 4/24/2012

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! “Thanks Folks, I’ll Be Here All Week..." & a new

Matthew Owens wielded butcher knives at kids? Has a lot of problems and anger management issues?

Heard Dr. Cornel West speak today

Good Image Bennett Latinos for Romney

60 Minutes Report: Fukushima Now Radiating Everyone: Will Impact All Of Humanity

Fuck you Willard Rmoney

BP engineer arrested for allegedly deleting oil spill text messages

I can now just play videos on my computer. Share your fav. youtubes here. This is my actual 5th

LOL....Mittens is live on MSNBC crying crocodie tears over single moms

so let me get this straight, this guy has a shot at being president?

WTF happened to the Black man sitting behind Mitt?

Trayvon Martin remains top story with public, poll finds

Toon: But I have so much to offer!

Dear Occupy: Scheduling events on weekdays at NOON, holding GA's at 4 p.m.

Just a thought about the White House Correspondent's Dinner this Saturday

Yes Mitten... I Cant Wait Until The Obama...

"This is about the economy."

Welcome to Wal-Mart (cartoon)

You want to help urban youth get access to good schools like you, Mitt?

Heads up, Frontline has a two hour special on NOW: Money, Power and Wall Street

PBS FRONTLINE Money, Power and Wall Street

What do you man by "we", white man?

As if you needed another reason to hate ExxonMobil and ALEC.....

'No One Is Higher Than Me,' Sheriff Arpaio Tells Inmate

What time is it in Japan?

SF Examiner buys SF Bay Guardian

Romney wins 5 more GOP primaries . . .

Student Loan Borrowers Dazed and Confused by Servicer Shuffle

The leading song of 1966 the day that Mitt Romney decided to fight the Vietnam War from France

To date, the response to Dr. Strange's ad in the personals has been disappointing.

Fox Nation Sees Trash In San Francisco, Fabricates Entire Story To Blame Green Activists

Inaugural DU3 Movie Poll

David Korten: A Plea for Rio+20: Don't Commodify Nature

Americans losing their taste for the death penalty, even in Texas

(Comic) The meaning of life: Cheese

Residents near Colleyville drill site do their own air testing

What songs to you are over-rated?

Tea Party causing trouble for the GOP...again (PA-SEN)

So, how did Santorum do in Pennsylvania?

I'm not ignoring ANYONE.

Netanyahu says backs "contiguous" Palestinian state

Ideas that would only make money in the U.S.A.

Trayvon Martin case: George Zimmerman quietly pleaded not guilty

8 of 10 most violent states in america are - you guessed it - red

Author of Arizona immigration law defends it in Senate hearing

Mrs. Santorum said they got into the nomination race because of Obamacare and how it would affect

Girl Spills Yogurt On Obama, He Says ‘Getting Yogurt On The President, You’ve Got A Story To Tell’

The President is lookin' good...

President Obama stops at The Sink restaurant in Colorado - pics

Self Portrait

A rainbow is seen above Colorado countryside from Air Force One - pics

PF Flyers: I swear I thought Mitt was going to say

Xenoblade Chronicles (spoilers)

We now have a nominee. MSNBC reporting that President Obama has secured a

MSNBC just announced someone has clinched the presidential nomination.

MSNBC reports that the President has officially secured a majority of the delegates

Here is what I don't get-

Neighbors allege that Matthew Owens pulled knife on kids, routinely called them ni**ers and cursed

Obama Spokesman: Romney Vision Is ‘Back To The Future’

Favorite musical theme from a motion picture

Has Anyone In The Press Asked Mitt Now That He Supports Keeping Down The Interest On Student Loans..

Celtics - Heat looks like a preseason NFL game.

Chicago OKs private investment for infrastructure

NATO summit protesters to be kept away from leaders

based on results tonight Mittens still losing a third or more of GOP vote

Did you hear Mitt's comments about government employees tonight?

Can anyone give me a link to Rachael Maddow streaming video?

2 PA Blue-Dog Dem Reps Lose Tonight in Primaries

Tuesday night wins make it official: Romney is the nominee

Blue Dogs Altmire and Holden lose primaries!

Craziest Politician Showdown

Mitt Romney Sweeps GOP Primaries, Promises 'Better America'

Vote here in the Wisconsin primary!

The Stolen Child (W.B. Yeats poem set to music)

Hey Mitt, This Is The Real World

bain romney wants "Etch-A-Sketch" to start tonight, but campaign 2012 is PERSONAL!

Pennsylvania to get first openly gay state legislator

Gallup: Obama Now at 50% Job Approval; Leads Romney, 49% to 42%

New Fashion Wrinkle: Stylishly Hiding the Gun

Amber Alert Issued For Sick Mo. Boy

The Further Adventures of Lynda Carter

Concern Abounds Over Teachers' Preparedness for Standards

Heart patient, 5, taken from St. Louis hospital

Ann Romney, stay at home mom, learning hard lessons (Photo)

I was a poll worker all day today in PA.

BREAKING NEWS!!! First Look at the New Standardized Testing for College Students

California 'Ex-Gay' Therapy Bill Could Protect Patients Under 18 From Associated Harms

Canadian federal scientists closely monitored by government during polar conference

Catholic bishops rap Paul Ryan on the knuckles with a ruler (re: budget)

"Pres Obama isn’t someone you wish you could have a beer with,he’s someone you did have a beer with"

Liberty University responds to Romney controversy, angers online students

Teacher/Bully: How My Son Was Humiliated and Tormented by his Teacher and Aide

The ED Show - Procter and Gamble leaves ALEC

GE shareholder meeting in Detroit tomorrow - Occupy will be there! - Help wanted

Republican enthusiasm? (updated)

Two Blue Dogs, Tim Holden and Jason Altmire, lose primary

Woman falls through hole in sidewalk!

DA considers charges against man suspected of setting boy on fire in '98

S.E.C. Asks if Hollywood Paid Bribes in China

If the election were tonight, my county would once again have gone Republican

Woman Spills Yogurt on Obama

Big Joe Turner, "Shake, Rattle, and Roll"

You think she'll regret making this face?

Citizens asking for re-regulation: Memphis hub hurt by air industry

The Racism-Conservatism Link: 'National Review' Firestorm Over Racism

Name your poison

One guy is the head of an Evil Empire...

Think good thoughts. I threw away my lucky shoes.

‘The Bangover’: Jon Stewart Investigates Whether Hiring More Women Would've Prevented SS Scandal

President Obama at the University of Colorado Boulder - pics

This is the woman I want to get elected - She is our best hope of getting Tom Corbett out of office!