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Archives: April 9, 2012

'War on Drugs' Has Failed, say Latin American Leaders

Ignore 'The Mama's Boy Myth': Keep Your Boys Close (NPR)

I gotta say, this is one hysterical (& batshit crazy) right wing whine.

If DU was an elementary school, H&M would be the nurse's office

Feminist Book Review: Dear Sisters, edited by Rosanlyn Baxandall and Linda Gordon

Shit. Another Florida murder by gun with not arrest (Stand your ground)

Best. Chainsaw Commercial. Ever.

Feminist Book Review: Dear Sisters, edited by Rosanlyn Baxandall and Linda Gordon

Feminist Book Review: Dear Sisters, edited by Rosanlyn Baxandall and Linda Gordon

Dear various Feminist groups here on DU.

Daily Mail: Record oldest page 3 model has record largest rabbit

We Had An Anti Genital Mutilation Law In Colorado Proposed

HRW: Syria: Extrajudicial Executions

The Black Robe Mafia: How Incompetent and Corrupt Judges Destroy the Community and What You Can Do

24 Years At The Colorado Employment Service Shaped My Views

Peru appeals for help to free trapped miners

Could use a quick assist

Figures report 69 chemical spills in North Sea in last three months

Infectious Selflessness: How an Ant Colony Becomes a Social Immune System

Obama's War on Marijuana Rolls on in 'Oaksterdam' Raid

Ruins of Detroit

Forgiving genocide in Rwanda

Strange candy that actually exists.

Watch Bubba Watson leave The Masters neanderthal Billy Payne hanging:

Rick Warren on Same Sex Marriage: "When The Church Accommodates Culture, It Weakens It'

Blue Ball Machine - this should keep some occupied:

Is China's economy larger than the American economy?

Economic liberalism is on life-support, while cultural liberalism thrives

War on Some Drugs becoming much more unpopular among Latin American leaders

Terrefugia roadable airplane & the PAL-V roadable autogyro

Any fans of "Shameless"?

Dramatic photo of ESA ATV cargo ship at the ISS

Anti-War Conference Against "Humanitarian Imperialism"

Report Ties Invisible Children/KONY 2012 To "The Family": Extensively

Rick Warren Wriggling Like A Worm

The pile-on on Thomas Kinkaide - it's not about the art -

What's for Dinner? ~ Monday April 9th

How Occupy Wall Street Plans to Take Down Bank of America--And How You Can Help

Question for DUers - that Andrea Mitchell lean forward promo

I Had to Tell the Truth About Iraq--Even Though it Cost Me My Career

UK government 'approved Abdel Hakim Belhaj's rendition'

Hearing set for union complaint against grocery chain

Locked-out workers deliver message at bank meeting

Hey Joe Scum why aren't you discussing Scalia

Special report: Rendition ordeal that raises new questions about secret trials

(NYT) As Large Companies Opt Out, Concerns Grow for Workers’ Compensation System

High unemployment may dog the US for years

Occupy Transit! Transit Workers & the Occupy Movement Team Up

Dionne: Progressives would be irresponsible to let right-wing Sup. Ct. undo 80 yrs of jurisprudence

Bugs That Transmit 'Silent Killer' Are Biting More in U.S.

In Midwest, GOP shrinks from union battles

Nextdoor - a private social network for your neighborhood. Anyone using this?

Chris Hedges: The Real Health Care Debate

Right-Wing Groups Protest Desmond Tutu's Appearance at Gonzaga University

At Privatized Prisons, the Bottom Line Trumps Safety

200,000 Titanic-related records are published online (available free until 5/31/2012)

Video Letter To President Obama From Cambodian Deportees

Looks like another "Stand your Ground" incident in Florida.

XKCD: Lakes and Oceans

The Real Health Care Debate

Protesters rally outside Hank, Jr. concert

White House abandons push for federal contractors to disclose political giving

Syrian forces fire on Turkish refugee camp

Sony is said planning to cut 10,000, or 6%, of jobs

Study Warns Of Autism Risk For Children Of Obese Mothers

Modern Anti-Semitism Has Found a Good Cause

Gay Muslim men have marriage blessed in France

E.J. Dionne, Jr.: When Liberals Stop Being Wimps

Strip-Search Case Reflects Death of American Privacy

Trayvon racial slur on Mich road sign

American Universities Infected by Foreign Spies Detected by FBI

iphone help needed! Getting unwanted text messages

Mike Wallace interviewing Ayn Rand

Ask the Conservatives

Jason Sudeikis cannot leave SNL!!! (also who were your favorite SNL politician impersonations)

A Conversation with Wendy Davis, State Senator

Dream about John Boehner last night

US Navy deploys 2nd aircraft carrier to Gulf

Squandering Our Victory At Sea Sponsored By The GOP

Iran Is Freaking Out Over The Second US Carrier On Its Way To The Gulf

Wyoming town - population 1 - sells for $900,000 to Vietnamese buyer

Rick Santorum Has Completely "Lost It"

Obama's Monthly Job Approval Edges Higher in March

Courage and Convictions Would you actually risk your life for justice?

Who should be Depp's Nora?

CIA unlawfully with holds documents

A Day in the Life of Dinosaur Bar-B-Que's Pitmaster

TV cameraman shot dead on Lebanon-Syria border

Wall Street Confidence trick: interest rate swaps are bankrupting local governments

It's Official... Warmest March Ever!

Young Progressives Firing Up Grassroots Campaigns Across the Country

Petition to support virtual LGBT rights

A Teen’s Brave Response to “I’m Christian, Unless You’re Gay”

Fox Orlando Affiliate Calls Neo-Nazis ‘A Civil Rights Group’

Just read this joke on Yahoo.

Free Hotel (and other) WiFi is spying on you, targeting you with ads, spyware.

10 Big Mistakes People Make in Thinking About the Future - Sara Robinson/AlterNet

Andrew Sullivan: Politicization of Christianity fuels atheism in U.S.

FOX - They’re not even bothering to speak in code any more — they’re just outright lying.

New RNC Ad Hits Obama On Failed Promises

Actors who played multiple characters in a single movie?

Goofball and Galahad - byTom Tomorrow-"Americans Have The FREEDOM To Be UN-Insured"

American Crossroads Super PAC Prepares Anti-Obama Ad Blitz

Merkel Shifting Left to Boost Re-Election Chances

Major Bank CEO Slams Wall Street For Paying Big Bonuses And Fighting New Regulations

Can Americans Have A Beer With Mitt Romney? (Danziger)

Herman Cain Endorses Allen West For Vice President

LynneSin, will this suffice? CAUTION! Disturbing image.

President Obama leads among 'swing independents'

The OccupyUSA Blog for Monday (April 9), With Frequent Updates

A Day at The Pond

Who's Watching You When You Travel?

WH: 'Heads up, Sen. Grassley. I think a 6-year-old hijacked your account'

Paul Krugman: The Gullible Center

The oildrum from this weekend and today...

The oildrum from this weekend and today...

Well, cruel spring or not, its here. I'm planting onions. How about you???

US Drones, Yemeni Warplanes Kill 24 in Southern Yemen

Iran nuclear talks: west demands closure of Fordo underground facility

The Presidency and the First American Religion

Sweden’s ‘Damn Jew’ Problem

Trayvon Martin Case Spotlights Florida Town's History Of 'Sloppy' Police Work

keeping an eye on Sanford Fla. next few days

US filmaker repeatedly detained at border

The 401(k): Americans ‘just not prepared’ to manage their own retirement funds

Krugman: The Empathy Gap

Chevy Volt rated as safe as the Toyota Camry

0.2% difference leads to "Hate"?

Caterpillar's big bet on the U.S. economy

You are simply not safe in any state with the 'Stand Your Ground Law.'

Infographic: President Obama's Judicial Nominees

multi-variety fruit trees.

If this isn't true passionate love then I don't know what is.......


Prez and First Lady at Easter Egg Roll

Alice Roberts: why the fertility textbooks will have to be rewritten

multi-variety fruit trees.

A Global Assault On Religious Liberty

Wood ashes? My husband gave me a 5 gallon bucket of ashes

Christian Privilege & Religious Privilege: Christian Claims to Privilege

"Scrotum" is the word for today. Modify a thread title to include "scrotum".

BREAKING: Romney teams up with Obama to explain health care mandate

Slow Start for Marriage Equality Repeal Effort in Washington

I did not remember "Breakfast of Tiffany's" being so racist.

Strange Jubilee | James Howard Kunstler

Ex-Cowboys aide Joe Avezzano, special teams guru for Super Bowl winners, dies in Italy at 68

Downton I am hooked....

Cantor caught donating to PACs that are supposed to DEFEAT Republican congress members?

Sahara states at odds over Mali rebels

The Bro Code

Private firms losing work to inmates at U.S. prisons

Maternal obesity, diabetes associated with autism, other developmental disorders

I now hate my neighbors more than I thought possible...

Wakey-Wakey. Cute overload inside.

Illustration of just how much greed can suck

Mike Bloomberg's New York: Cops in Your Hallways

Monday Toon Roundup 1- I have no rights and I must scream

Monday Toon Roundup 2- Primaries drag on...

Monday Toon Roundup 3- The rest

Guardian Special report: Rendition ordeal that raises new questions about secret trials

Particle collider cranks up to new world record


Why no anti-shrimp laws?

Federal funds to train the jobless are running dry

Tell me why the rate on my gas bill is increasing even as we have a glut of domestic natural gas

National GOP Worried About State Parties

Warren Raises $6.9 Million In First Quarter 2012, Double Brown’s Numbers

People who have never cared about minority kids are incredibly concerned now that they come with $$$

A fog of drugs and war

One of my rescue cats rescued a little bird this morning...

Jobs Crisis on Autopilot

TYT: Top 5 Regrets Of The Dying

Pic Of The Moment: Chuck Grassley Takes Twitter Obsession Too Far

NOAA: March 2012 the Warmest on Record


MSNBC reporting No Grand Jury for Zimmerman/Martin

President Obama at the White House Easter Egg Roll - (updated) pics

Sony Corp. to cut 10,000 jobs, or 6% of global workforce

Baylor Mens and Womens B-Ball to face Sanctions

My niece is now in Darjeeling after a week in Goa and week in Mumbai.

How low can US jobless rate really fall?

"This means the Special Prosecutor can now take as much time as she likes." (A.K.A. "kiss my ass")

Who Takes the Gold for Corporate Tax Avoidance in 2011?

Goforth, Wildlife!

Trayvon Martin Death Won't Go To Fla. Grand Jury

Remember - grand jury testimony, etc. is all SECRET

A must read for anyone concerned with education. Hired Guns on Astroturf: How to Buy and Sell School

We Think We've Found A New Slogan For Fox News

Obama Administration Silencing Pakistani Drone-Strike Lawyer

I have retired as a Lounge host.

Wow... I bet his work will just double in value now!

Easter Sunday in San Diego

Ran across this nesting heron!

What's Big, Orange, And Makes A Ton Of Sense?

Mock eviction notices from Palestinian group rile FAU students

Why do some people love to draw pictures of demons?

The 3 S's of GOP Policy...

excuse me for gushing over our President, again...

Who is Alec? UW-Madison Law Professor Joel Rogers Discusses the American Legislative ...

The last story in this clip made me cry:

Cat hats (or hat cats?)

good time for this reminder...

WOW!!! The D.U. poster Zanana Gave out this link to click for food for the animals!!!

Welfare Limits Left Poor Adrift as Recession Hit

If The GOP Developed A Board Game It Would Look Like This

Obama Administration Pushes to Privatize Poultry Inspection

Which Candidate Supports Anti-LGBT Groups? You Might Be Surprised

Judge issues gag order in Sandusky case.

Anti-discrimination bill results in Anchorage called into question over allegations of voter fraud

The Critical Element in Syria By: Rami G. Khouri

Pet Owners in Colorado, check this program out if your pet needs vet care and you can't afford it...

Elizabeth Warren raises $6.9M, doubling Scott Brown

Question re: trayvon shooting. Was he shot in the back or chest?

PA. to end the last bits of cash assistance for the poor - NY Times article on the effects

So basically my body hates me (medical rant)

March Jobs Report - All Jobs (Nancy Pelosi's Flickr charts)

Gloria Allred Responds To Trump: ‘The World Does Not Revolve Around His Penis’

US equities fall on jobs report

The Gunshine State

City of Scranton may miss a payroll and not be able to pay health insurance bill

John Kerry now a grandfather...

So...on my last trip to the dollar store

Actual Photo of John "Avoid Large Gatherings of Black People" Derbyshire

The ROBS Act

I love my President

Texas engineer, whose wife sent Obama his résumé, still unemployed

Israel 'Satisfied' With Iran's Rejection Of West's Demands

Ashley Judd Slaps Media in the Face for Speculation Over Her ‘Puffy’ Appearance

USGS: Some Alaska polar bears losing their fur

Will Romney

U.S. records warmest March; more than 15,000 warm temperature records broken

Zimmerman's Homeowner's Association is likely to owe millions.

Homeowner Association Could Be Sued In Trayvon Martin Case

President Obama reads 'Where the Wild Things Are' - pics

Freeper "unkus" responds to "no Zimmerman grand jury"..."Lock and load."

I found my Gr. Grandpa in Michigan!

President Obama's MN campaign opposes marriage amendment

President Obama's MN campaign opposes marriage amendment

Why blame Kinkade for Kinkade?


President Obama "Where the Wild Things Are"

How does today's Republican Party differ from the John Birch Society of the sixties?

The Great Ruse: The comedic genius who rocked wrestling

Virginia man charged with threatening President Obama

Netflix has created a political action committee called FLIXPAC

VOTD: Jim Henson’s Wonderful Original ‘Muppet Show’ Video Pitch

American Crossroads sees Obama winning tax debate

United States Circumvented Laws To Help Japan Accumulate Tons of Plutonium

It's my view that frequent alerters are tolerance-challenged.

Linda Greenhouse @ Politics + Prose tomorrow, 4/10, 7 pm

Caregiving the "New Normal" for boomers.

Linda Greenhouse @ Politics + Prose tomorrow, 4/10, 7 p.m.

Whooping cough outbreak in Boulder

Linda Greenhouse @ Politics + Prose, tomorrow, 4/10, 7 p.m.


Guns in Church and Schools

Mitt Romney versus Reality

Ten MILLION Dollars Bail for Shooters in Tulsa.. Wow.


Strange Jubilee

**Breaking** Marlins sign new free agent.>>

CBC goes behind Syria's rebel lines

Greece is America after the Ryan Budget is implemented.

Facebook acquires Instagram for $1 billion

Obama leads Romney in Maine by 18%, Michigan by 8% in new polls

Religion Group host problem

Motorcyclists ride from Philly to Dover in support of Trayvon Martin

Colombia marks 64th anniversary of Gaitan assassination .

U.S. Blocks Entry for Pakistani Lawyer, Outspoken Critic of Drone Attacks

Colombia marks 64th anniversary of Gaitan assassination .

this was sad. i was googling "women need to..." and these popped up

Second Trayvon Martin rally planned for downtown L.A.

The Amazins are 3-0... and guess what?!!

Colombian families appeal Uribe's immunity in Drummond murders trial .

FRACK Health Insurance Companies. I hope they "get sick" right now, die quick,

FDIC names former Bear Jim McMahon in Broadway Bank suit

Residents saying Venice, CA becoming lawless, frightening MadMax place

In a bar in Toledo across from the depot

Angela Corey (Zimmerman Prosecutor) ~ 'Republican' for State Attorney?

Colombian families appeal Uribe's immunity in Drummond murders trial (Alabama-based coal company)

More good news from the Moonie Times

New soap dispensers in Lounge washrooms.

"Missing Russian World War II Submarine Surfaces in Lake Tams (Staunton, VA), Authorities Baffled"

This brings back fond memories of when I ran away and joined the circus

Should artists be paid a living wage?

Graphics/monitor problem.

Poll: Optimism returning to Michigan, US

GOP Rep. Hartzler ‘doubts’ Obama's birth certificate is real

Former Notre Dame quarterback Blair Kiel dies at 50

Last Day as Help and Meta Host

So I went out and alerted a RW troll that has been stinking up this place for weeks

yeah! dirt!

Unleash the Big Dog

Speaking of LynneSin newspaper clippings........

Thom Hartmann: The Liars Club...only Republicans wanted

PA. Public Utility Commission powerless to investigate Natural Gas Compressor Explosion

Conservatives Now Trying To Define Contraception As A Recreational Drug.

300million will be spent by Karl Rove's racist

"Netflix basing much of its future on recommendation feature" SJMercury News

Colorado Legislators Try to Extend DUI Arrests to Marijuana Users


A Tale of Two Crows ( Louisiana State Senate Bill 217 )

Papantonio: Grand Jury Investigation Not Necessary For Zimmerman Prosecution

DFA Movie Night: Koch Brothers Exposed

The One Thing Olivia Wilde, Penn Badgley, And Zoe Kravitz Want You To Do Right Now

Rmoney just drew a gun on his Etch-A-Sketch.

Jim McMahon named in bank fraud case

I am so goddamn fucking sick of racists in this country.

Texas hospital bans obese workers


Everything causes cancer

Rising Ocean Temperatures Prime Amazon Rainforest for Fire

The iceburg was only part of it.

Inside North Korea.....Slideshow

Trayvon Martin: Protesters leave Sanford police department

China's Export Machine Goes High-End

Yet Another Kinkade Thread...

Hummingbird Nest Cam

Miami Cuban exile group calls for protest, boycott of Marlins

FYI. Syria, or local commanders

Judge to Sandusky trial lawyers: Stop talking to media

Holiest Of Cows: Scott Walkers Big, Fat Lie Exposed for All to See

Miami Cuban exile group calls for protest, boycott of Marlins

Cat existentialism:

Broward businesswoman to run against U.S. Rep. David Rivera

Broward businesswoman to run against U.S. Rep. David Rivera

LOLcats from the 19th century!

Major lawsuit against TSA - and related information

Question on the Health Care reform ...

Democratic congressman Tim Ryan was just on MSNBC talking about mindfulness meditation

Here is why Facebook bought Instagram

WH: "Romney trying to say someone's out of touch is difficult when he's shopping for car elevators"

OMG now OUR President is reading MY FAVORITE BOOK!!!!!!!

US going after Pakistanis?

Shaima Alawadi's death looks less like a hate crime, and more like domestic violence

3 adults killed at Minn. day care; suspect sought

Bonnie Raitt......Right Down the Line

In the battle between a large garden salad vs. grocery store birthday cake

Did Romney pressure the Mormon Church to change their official stance on post-humous baptisms?

We were supposed to pick up our new boxer puppy this Saturday. Instead the entire litter might die

The 30-year itch America’s nuclear industry struggles to get off the floor

John Heilemann: "The benefits of being rich come to those who work hard"

Glenn Beck to give speeches from his own 'Oval Office'

I think I see the problem…

Australian volunteers take part in cane toad cull (BBC)

Rights group urges probe into missing indigenous Brazilians

Rights group urges probe into missing indigenous Brazilians

If it looks like Social Darwinism it is Social Darwinism

Study: Homophobic people likely repressing homosexual attraction

AP: No Grand Jury means no capital murder charges will be sought against Zimmerman.

S.D. woman broke into home, attempted to breastfeed stranger's baby

McCain: Washington is the 'city of Satan'

Two reporters lament (and attack) democrats' inability to explain their tax programs correctly

I was snarky with a repuke today.

Costa Rica diplomat is latest Venezuela kidnap victim

Damn, tweety is so LOUD and OBNOXIOUS,

Deism is the fastest growing religion in the US

Democrat vs. Republican: Who's Buying What Car?

Congressional Birthers just can't help themselves

Commodore founder and computer legend Jack Tramiel passes away

Tweety just played this clip of Rmoney campaigning for his mother's Senate run

Israelis can be angry with Gunter Grass, but they must listen to him

TYT: President Obama Wants High Gas Prices?! Cenk Calls BS On Fox

No fish tank, no swimming pool, no samba gals, no daiquiri machines and no carnival in the outfield.

Wisconsin State Senator Says Women Are Paid Less Because ‘Money Is More Important For Men’

Now that Kali has retired as lounge host, she has the time to take that vacation....

Companies use popular provision to avoid income taxes

GOP: "Oh, It's Nothing Honey!"

Cuteness overload. Three-month-old baby white-handed gibbon named 'Knuppy' - pics

Mike Wallace interviews Rod Serling (1959)

Do All Atheists Have Personality Defects?

Report: Minnesota Republicans unable to pay headquarters rent

dup thread..

I'm a secular humanist and that informs all my political views...

Fox News claims Democrats invented the war on women because of the stimulus bill

Jennifer Lopez's 'Dance Again' Video Slammed By Right Wing Group (I guess Skanky is in now)

Autism may be linked to obesity during pregnancy

Does anyone even care I haven't posted a DU Album of the Day today?

Mitch McConnell insists lady Republicans 'don't see any evidence' of War on Women

Trying to buy mayo maker on eBay.

Scott Walker Quietly Repeals Wisconsin Equal Pay Law

'This is weird. This is not good.'

Gawker: Mike WALLACE's producers were jounalists; *he* was a performer as in reality-t.v.

Sheriff Joe: GOP candidates can't handle the truth!

Religion and Politics Are Inseparable: Get Over It

Obama Camp Mocks Romney’s Harvard ‘Hypocrisy’

Sack of Stupid

Thom Hartmann: Conversations w/Great Minds Joe Madison-What's fueling racism & police brutality? P1

BREAKING: George Zimmerman Launches Website, Features Vandalized Black Cultural Center

Thom Hartmann: Conversations w/Great Minds Joe Madison-What's fueling racism & police brutality? P2

Lamar Odom, Mavs sever ties

Here's the Hell of It: What Advice does a Father of a 17 yr. old Black Male Give His Son?

Animals pay for warm weather

Mr Gay World: Bathing Suits and Death Threats

Fife 7th-grader stops school bus after driver has heart attack

'Lebowski' Fans: Do You Follow the Word of 'The Dude'?

The Passing of Mark H. Ayers, President of the Building and Construction Trades Department.

Unusual BC sticker

Gates Foundation Will Withdraw Support for ALEC Nonprofit calls on AT&T to stop funding the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC)


Master's ratings down

What they forgot to tell you re March employment figures. No. of full time workers jumped 882,000

Dems use Reagan to push Buffett Rule

BREAKING: Rush Limbaugh dropped from major Philadelphia radio station

3 Year Old Finds Live Grenade During Easter Egg Hunt

D5100 and kit lens... black and white

Where the fuck is the AOTD?

Texas & the GOP War on Education

Poor Obama gets blamed for everything

Armed Neo-Nazis Now Claim To Be Patrolling Sanford, Say They Are "Prepared" for Post-Trayvon Martin

Reverend Al is skewering the right on voter fraud!

Odds on ALEC lasting out the year? What'll the new group be called?

Obama Camp Brings Back Romney’s Tax Issues In A Major Way

Limbaugh to Leave AM Station in Philadelphia

Teacher Fired over Trayvon Martin Fundraiser

'Open the door and go inside:' Voices of #Occupy (part 2) | Mickey Z.

Cameroon: LGBT Rights Workshop Shut Down

a little thread about the history of Canadian feminism ...

Self-Checkouts Has Lead To Increase In Shoplifting

Along with the recent multi million dollar lawsuit against Trinity Broadcasting Network and

In foreclosures, Occupy groups see a unifying cause

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 10 April 2012

Turkey to tighten grip on Syria as Annan plan fails to deliver truce

Camo-clad men kill two immigrants in Arizona

President Obama Puts Taxes at Center of Campaign Fight

So apparentely I'm going to be going to a snake-handling church...

Mike Wallace interview with Thugood Marshall during Eisenhower administration.

Mike Wallace Interviews Malcolm X, 1964

Bonnie Raitt's "Right Down the Line" (also included is Gerry Rafferty's):

White House rejects President Peres’ plea to release Pollard

Supreme Court Agrees to Reconsider Citizens United

Romney/Ryan: "What's In YOUR Wallet?"

Gates Foundation Will Withdraw Support for ALEC Nonprofit

Raising Taxes on the Rich: Not Whether but How - Bruce Bartlett

Spring and birth, the babies have arrived.

The Science of Fox News: Why Its Viewers are the Most Misinformed

5+ Ways to Make Our World More Trans-Friendly

7 Baby Geese - Born 4/6/2012

Matt Taibbi rips the JOBS Act

Geek out: Stunning interview with Nichelle Nichols

What is art?

Joel Klein Pic Helps Teacher Beat "Improper Touching" Rap

re - Thomas Kincade: I do NOT think it's okay to dance on somebody's grave just because

Media groups file challenge to keep Guantanamo court open

Unashamed admittance of theft. Cartoon lifted from our Economy Forum

Today in Labor History Apr 9

The New Weird Science Of Hardwired Political Identity - NewYorkMag

Teamsters Outraged Over Hostess Execs Pumping Up Their Pay Prior To Bankruptcy Filing- 04/06/12

Vladimir Putin talks about nuclear weapons

Paul Begala: I Know Who Romney’s Running Mate Will Be & it won’t be Ryan or Rubio.

Maine Anti-Union Bill Appears Stalled In Legislative Committee- 04/06/12

Anyone still watching Current TV?

Vladimir Putin talks about nuclear weapons

Oklahoma, weighing "personhood" law, may be next abortion flashpoint

*Thursday, V.P. Biden will be interviewed on Ed Show.

What happened to the "Print friendly" button????

Unions disappointed in judge’s decision halting child care vote

Sntr Grssly nt stsfd wth FCC wil keep hld on stupd noms

Did hackers already take down George Zimmermans website begging for money?

Barack Obama Campaign Attacks Mitt Romney Over Swiss Bank Account

How do I post a video?

I HATE saying this about OLBERMANN after Letterman, but I'm gonna...

Using North Dakota as a teaching tool..

O... M... F... G...

Hospitals pressured to end free baby formula

How did Titanic really break up?

A salute to the peaceful protesters who blocked the SPD.

toon: Mike Wallace meets St. Peter

Lewis Black on Piers Morgan tonight.

99 percent and women sign

Arrest the Occupiers!

What's the deal with the 1940 census?


The President with babies

Spell check is back!!!

Police: 2 suspects involved in Tulsa shootings have 'confessed'

Big Ed did not just say that!

Traveling with American-made in mind

MU student paper stirs up a storm

Why having sex really IS the best thing to do

'Outcasts' BBC 2011 8 episodes of complete drivel!

I just discovered that Posting History does not go back more than One Month.

Here's the email I just received from MineralMan...threatening me with...myself

A Longtime American Ally Is Now Aligning Itself With Iran

Prediction for America in the 21st C. written in 1930

Acoustic Signals Reveal Whales' Retreat from Ill-fated Oil Rig

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Madhouse Monday & a new kitty gif

Doctors Appalled By 10-Year-Old Giving Birth

What colour are your walls? What colour would you like them to be? My walls are cream with white

How well do you know your Super PACs?

Cool Pic of Cameron's sub

One could argue that Bush (Jr.) was more persuasive than Reagan

Making George Zimmerman prove he is indeed the owner of his own website can be very expensive..

Phil Rockstroh: Botox of Late-Stage Capitalism

Happy 114th Birthday Paul Robeson!

So I see the USS Expendable er, I mean Enterprise is heading for the Gulf....

Iran To Shut Down Internet Permanently; 'Clean' National Intranet In Pipeline

More Women ‘Marrying Down’

POOR lil' Zimmerman begs for money on flag-draped Website: "Will shoot unarmed teenagers for food"

The police & the lawyers have had weeks to judge the situation around the Trayvon Martin

Blody time. Larry Cohen of the Communication Workers

This is the historic story of the only known black man on the Titantic

Fukushima radiation found in California kelp

How the Left Can Win the Military, and Save America’s Soul

Shh...seems Walker, yes that Governor Walker,

This story infuriates and breaks my heart (Monsanto)

The older I get, the less tolerant I am with GOP friends/relatives....

This historic story of the only known black man on the Titanic

So I heard this was also the forum for Political RP'ing

Abbas to Netanyahu: Respond favourably to peace plan or we will return to UN

Stop Killing Black Kids: Salon's Quincy McCoy Discusses the Trayvon Martin Tragedy

Governors Rendell and Whitman on Election 2012: It’s been a shameful, clown show

National labor group springboards off Occupy movement

Liberty U Professor Judith Reisman Wants Pornography Outlawed

Another key constituency slips away from Santorum: the porn industry

What food induces tears in you. I just had a garlicky caesar salad. I was almost weeping at one


Just upgraded to new Gom player and all I got for my troubles are commercials

Marlins Manager Ozzie Guillen Promises Radical Changes to Atone for Castro Remarks

Religious people have been vital in positively defining the most important ethical issues

Opponents of Michigan's Emergency Manager law repeal challenging petitions due to FONT SIZE?!?!

German drivers offered free public transport (BBC)

Guess What Scott Walker Did Last Thursday/Friday ??? - Hint: Newsdump...

How many of you have lost friends over the . . .

Religious Folk More Often Politically ... Liberal? (In Britain, that is)

*Ask the Governor on MPT tonight at 11:30.

Barney's Version ....with Paul Giamatti.

Local, State Officials Decry Federal Attacks on Medical Marijuana Program

The Freedom Works / Tea Party / John Birch Society Axis

Rich people don't pay taxes ? Shocking, I say, just shocking !

Chuckles Manson thinks Obama an "idiot"

Presidents guest includes Prop 8 financial backer and professional bigot for Easter prayer breakfast

Picture this: Bankrupt Kodak wants to give $13.5 million in bonuses

WH SLAMS Rove: "Does anyone really need a reminder of what happened when they were in charge?"

Trump to keynote N.C. GOP dinner

Here's another whistleblower the administration wants to silence and punish.

Katniss Everdeen, Feminist Hero, Barbieified

A Request for Comments...

I still say 'seperated at birth'

Gasland, A Love Story

Rolling Stone Magazine Article: Why Obama's JOBS Act Couldn't Suck Worse

Speaking of first computers, Jack Tramiel passed away today

Anybody seen MFM?

Blacks say atheists were unseen civil rights heroes

White House photo of the day, April 9, 2012 - pic

Even as Violent Crime Falls, Killing of Officers Rises


Ryan's budget in a toon.

Syria's Cross-Border Violence May Be No Accident

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Blacks say atheists were unseen civil rights heroes

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