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Archives: May 15, 2012

TYT: Austerity Rejected: Cenk on Elections In France, Greece

Ex-wife told me Saturday she made a big mistake in divorcing me.

Sunday May 20, 2012 Beth El Synagogue; human rights and torture

Photo contest post mortem

17 BILLION and counting

The Rachel Maddow Show - Romney's bane: Bain

The Rachel Maddow Show - Elizabeth Warren on risk and regulation

Um... we do all know what's going on in Europe, right?

All in the Family episode from 1977 hints at gay marriage issue

The Rachel Maddow Show - Where that whole 'war on women' idea came from

Toons: Breastfeeding Millionaires, Still A Prankster, The Torment of Sisyphus and More. - 5/14/12

Obama ad attacking Romney’s involvement with KC company isn’t running in Missouri

Having to tell a police officer your armed is like being in a concentration/death camp...

The View: Hot Topic-Newsweek Gay President Cover

Highland, Speyside, Islay or Campbeltown?

An owl we already know - a critter - and toys in the pool

Tonight's SMASH ending draws a striking parallel to today's political Presidential contest

Obama ad attacking Romney’s involvement with KC company isn’t running in Missouri

A President Obama second term goal: Repeal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA)

The Case for Overreacting

Gloat Free NBA Post-Season Scores (Monday, May 14)

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Monday, May 14)

(Australia foreign minister) Carr: China concerned by Australia-US military ties

Tracing the Path of Jewish Medical Pioneers

China suffers from "moral crisis", Dalai Lama says

Seven Nutrient-Rich Brews Your Plants Will Love

Why Tibet Matters

state by state speak your mind about...north carolina

Of Stereotypes and Labels (Teabag Edition)

state by state speak your mind about...north carolina

Chile: human rights activists protest new US base

Opinions needed: Blind submissions for the next contest?

Hmm... anyone else experiencing weirdness? EDIT: working now

Chile: human rights activists protest new US base

*snort*

Ideas for June contest wanted

Gen. Allen to leave Afghanistan post

Hawaii Five-0 Season Finale

(California governor) Brown proposes 4-day week for state workers

USDA set to mark 150th anniversary

Wrong man was executed in Texas, probe says

Ariz. gov. vetoes bill that demanded federal land

Cuba winning AIDS fight as homophobia gives way to tolerance

Cuba winning AIDS fight as homophobia gives way to tolerance

Engravings of Female Genitalia May Be World's Oldest Cave Art

Engravings of Female Genitalia May Be World's Oldest Cave Art

Former Mormon Explains Why Mitt Romney Should Never Be President

A message for Lurkers from Mitt Romney

Rebekah Brooks charged over phone-hacking scandal

Fired JP Morgan CEO gets $32 million dollars as her severance pay

What's for Dinner ~ Tuesday May 15th

With Ron Paul exiting, now would be a good time for Obama to evolve on cannabis prohibition

Conservatives: Giant Bullies That Abuse the Weak

It's all 40,000 year old vulvas and Easter Island units in GD

The smallest particles have their influence

5 Things That Put America to Shame

Is Scott Brown's buddy Curt Schilling about to drop a $75 million dollar bill on RI taxpayers?

Somali piracy: EU forces in first mainland raid

Pity the bald Wombat

Rebekah Brooks to be charged with perverting the course of justice

Dalai Lama wins Templeton Prize, says China suffers from 'moral crisis'

I need some help in comparisons of what this guy is saying about the VW Passat in Europe and USA

Americans willing to pay more for renewable energy (new study in Nature Climate Change)

Rebekah Brooks to be charged with perverting the course of justice

New CBS/NYT poll: Romney leads Obama among women

May 5 could mark new beginning for Japan with reactor shutdown (Arjun Makhijani)

Gay people didn’t go anywhere after N.C. vote

German greenhouse emissions declined in 2011, even with less nuclear power.

Imaging HIV in infected cells reveals viral tactics

I can't imagine graduating college owing $900 a month

Jonathan Rauch: “We are a sideshow no longer”

My God Its Full of Stars! Astronaut Recreates the Stargate Sequence From 2001

Romney's Mormon Church fiercely attacked California's LGBT community with support of Prop 8.

Report: Global biodiversity down 30 percent in 40 years

Jay-Z Backs Obama On Marriage

please donate 8$ to dump scott walker!!..link

After Allen West said "many congressional Democrats are Communists", did Romney criticize him?

The most Godless place on Earth

Eastern Pacific Tropical Storm Aletta

TPM: Pro-Obama Super PAC Goes After Romney's Bain Record

Earth's environment getting worse, not better, says WWF ahead of Rio+20

Follow up re: Miami Dade Fire official's remarks about Trayvon Martin Case

“It was like meeting a friend." (A Night At The Clooney's)

anybody else ever just wanna get in the car and drive!!!

Who did this? Seriously.

Patti Blagojevich and daughters make prison visit

Ex-trainer testifies he injected Clemens with steroids

Chinese space station transits the sun (Thierry Legault photo)

Noam Chomsky: Occupy Movement "Has Created Something That Didn't Really Exist" in US — Solidarity

Asian Demand Forecasts Boom for Coal

Welcome to the official website for the Moore v. Verizon Settlement.

Noam Chomsky on WikiLeaks, Obama's Targeted Assassinations and Latin America's Break From US

Read Rollingstone's Matt Taibbi and then sign Elizabeth Warren petition to bring back Glass-Steagall

Colossally Stupid Letters to the Plain Dealer, Volume F: "HE EARNT IT!"

Suspected American Front member arrested in Brevard County (We're up to 12)

“We’re a family”

Antarctic Ice Sheet Collapse Recorded In Octopus DNA

Yes on 64 - First TV ad

"Guess Who's Coming to Dinner"..in support of same sex marriage..

Corbett follows GOP mean-to-dogs meme

IL: Passengers Face 'Rigorous' Screenings for NATO

They say that the first thing to go when you get old is your money.

Foreign Policy: Embassy Air Quality Reports From Beijing, Shanghai Jerk Chinese Gov.'s Chain

What's the word you use for this kind of road? (please add your location)

A small victory: Pittsburgh Arts leader resigns over BS Corbett award

Ed Shultz: What is the DNC Waiting For? (Scott Walker recall)

What's the diff?

USGS - Most Beaches On Hawaii's 3 Largest Islands In Retreat; 9% Loss In Past Century

Tuesday Toon Roundup 1- Haircuts

Lying for the Lord - Relevant to Romney's campaign?

Iran hangs 'Israel spy' over nuclear scientist killing

Tuesday Toon Roundup 2- Rights Evolving

Large city hospitals 'breed and spread' MRSA {uk}

President Obama: Gay marriage ‘doesn’t weaken families, it strengthens families’

Linden against the world **SPOILER ALERT**

Tuesday Toon Roundup 3- Gambling, Bankster style

Tuesday Toon Roundup 4- Repubs and elections

Well, that should inspire confidence

Copenhagen bike city

Tuesday Toon Roundup 5- The Rest

Jihadist group denies Syria bombings

Great ad by MN United For All Families (gay marriage and a reasonable Republican view)

I am finding it very interesting to see just how much support there is on DU for attacking religion.

Greece calls new elections after coalition talks fail

Group: Syria troops target health workers, wounded

The death of a dubious idea (Americans Elect)

West Coast Spike In Gas Prices Tied To Refineries

Juror #4, it is up to you to decide. It really is.

Strauss-Kahn Countersues NYC Hotel Maid for $1M

Irish referendum no to EU treaty will prompt euro exit, business leaders warn

Elizabeth Warren: ‘That’s the strongest argument for a modern Glass-Steagall’

Waste Company Locks Out Teamsters in Bid to Eliminate Pensions

Maduro: The US only choice is handing over Aponte Aponte

54% - Majority of Americans Say Churches and Politics Don’t Mix

America's maligned, oppressed, overtaxed wealthy (chart)

Japan Physicians: 1 million will develop cancer and die from Fukushima radiation

The GOP’s Dead-End Path to Prosperity

community standards.

Lawmakers block gay man from Va. judge seat

House vote sinks openly gay judicial nominee

Rush Limbaugh gets a little head from Missouri Republicans

Polls, Schmolls, Look at the Electoral Map....All we need is a couple toss-ups

Self-delete

I mailed in my absentee ballot today...

From Dallas Observer, Romney Parasite

Watching 'Jersey Shore' might make you dumber, study suggests

Is a candidate defined by her or his supporters?

What Five Hours From Last Thursday Can Tell Us About Dodd-Frank and JP Morgan

Polynesian Cultural Center - Yay or nay?

OK, this is when you know crime is out of control

guitarman was such an AWESOME guitarist that he could take power naps between power chords!!!

Authorities: Nuclear engineer sought ‘thrill’ in DuPage hijacking

applegrove's laptop:

From WCCO, our local CBS: Good Question: Why Do CEOs Get Paid So Much To Leave?

LynneSin grew up SO poor and country that she didn't see a REAL phone 'til she was 15 years old.

Pastor Beats Up Own Gay Son in Church

Pastor Beats Up Own Gay Son in Church

Grover Norquist takes role (as a wino) in next ‘Atlas Shrugged’ movie

Pastor Beats Up Own Gay Son in Church

Ah-nold. And his predecessor.

Mrs. Lib's sister died suddenly yesterday

Brace yourself: WEINTRAUB to do a whitewash of Poppy, no loops talked about

A very serious introduction to the NATO summit (Chicago Tribune)

Kids today probably don't know about the dangers of mixing aspirin and Coca-Cola.

National Security State Wins (Again): Why the Real Victor in Campaign 2012 Won’t Be Obama or Romney

The danger of Romney's appeal to non-political people

Report: 'Over-Consumption' Threatening Earth

AIDS funding cuts could impact care, prevention {SF}

Poll: Obama By 9 Points Nationally, Wide Divisions By Religion (May 2 - 6)

Is the filibuster unconstitutional?

The good news is that it works on missionaries at MFM's door, too.

Taxpayers Fund $454,000 Pay for Collector Chasing Student Loans

So I'm reading Flashback by Dan Simmons. The setting is

Politically correct speech, a common goal

Crossover Hasidic Jewish Hip-Hop Artist Comes Out

Crossover Hasidic Jewish Hip-Hop Artist Comes Out

Brewer signs bill to help debt collectors

In June of 2004 Kerry was leading Bush by 6-points in a Gallup Poll

Greek coalition government talks collapse; Banksters worry that next election will kill bailout deal

I think the TSA needs a DO NOT frisk list, for the way they treated former SOS Henry

Michelle Schimel (D) Challenged By Estranged Husband Mark Schimel (R) In New York Assembly Race

Hollande Assumes the Presidency in France

TWU (American Airlines mechanics union) Votes No on contract.

Prepare For An Unprecedented Wave Of College Bankruptcies

Developer plans 200-foot-tall cross in Missouri

Tone trolls

Obama Announces Plans to Repeal Defense of Marriage Act

Poll: Half of Americans call Facebook a fad

Skulls in Florida Backyard Belong to Peru, Date Back to 1200

ABC/Wash Post Poll: Americans split on gay marriage, but 54% of women favor

LANCASTER PA

Bambi and Thumper...

MAPS: What Your State Is Good At, And What It's Lame At

Team Obama: NYT/CBS poll used 'biased sample'

The President is on The View right now.

When you send an alert...

FBI may charge George Zimmerman with hate crime

I'm getting REALLY uncomfortable ...

The Last Word - The Golden Girl endorsement

Wrong man was executed in Texas, probe says

Anyone watching the new HBO series Girls?

The Obama administration adopts a landmark national strategy to fight Alzheimer's

Maryland going after $100,000 income because MULTImillionaires&BILLIONAIRES have bought legislature.

Protesting NATO: What to Know About the Secret Service and H.R. 347

Columnist: Corbett's budget cuts threaten large increases in public college tuition

The Right's Marriage Traditionalism

James Lipton- Inside the Actor's Studio- advice to Mitt

Boehner Threatens To Take The Debt Limit Hostage Again

Nancy Pelosi's Religion 'Compels' Her to Support Same-Sex Marriage

I posted the DU front page graphic on my FB page...

I’m Not Quitting the Church

Closing Soon

Pic Of The Moment: Ron Paul Quits, Supporters Unfortunately Can't Take A Hint

The War Between Organic and Conventional Farming Misses the Point

The Dalai Lama, Arianna Huffington Interview (Video at link)

When will we finally become civilized and get rid of the atrocity that is the death penalty?

Virginia Legislature Rejects Openly Gay Judicial Nominee

Obama's wedded to wrong black leaders

Did anyone go to the May Day festival at Powderhorn on Sunday?

OSHA probes illness of postal worker, package in Orlando

A brand new Sarah Palin headache

Guardian UK: How being 'the party of no' is working for the GOP

Official ABC Fall Schedule

Thom Hartmann: Trayvon Martin is still a target for gun owners...

Iraqis held illegally in 'closed' prison, rights group claims

TYT: Republicans Running Scared Over Gay Marriage

Northwest Passage, 2011

Beijing launches crackdown on illegal foreigners

Asking for book suggestions....

WOO-HOO! Jamie "I f**ked up BIG TIME" Dimon gets to keep ALL his cheddar, motherf**kers! USA! USA!

Let's not hedge about JP Morgan's losses

‘Unintended Consequences’: Former Bain Exec Sparks Controversy Over Income Inequality

Carolina Convention Plans Going Awry for Democrats

Homebuilder Confidence in U.S. Climbs to Five-Year High

Hell Pizza - Pizza Roulette

Why voting machines still suck

President Obama waves as he walks from the Oval Office - White House Photo of the Day May 14, 2012

Common Cause Seeks End to Republicans’ Use of Filibuster

Did Scott Walker Lie Under Oath to Congress?

Diagnosing the D.S.M.

Thom Hartmann: Will black pastors tell their flocks to stay home on election day?

The trumpet is mightier than the gun

US Supreme Court won't review Petters' conviction

Travel Security Records Remain Secret in Texas

US tells Guatemala it will not return adopted girl

New Product Review: Tofutti Yours Truly Cones

Hundreds of babies dropped off roof in India

L.A. County's 911 system burdened by non-emergency calls

George W. Bush: ‘I’m for Mitt Romney’

Higher taxes on wealthy unite Democrats

*** Gets out her DU Staple gun and hangs the sign near the DU Emergency Exit ***

EU Castigates Israel Over Settlements, Palestinians

Prom Chaperones Sprayed Lysol On Dirty Dancers

Cut Gaza Power Supply To Boost Israel Grid: Minister

9 Examples Why You May Want To Avoid Homeowners Associations Like The Plague

Personally I think someone should be fired for that bogus poll from NYTimes\CBS

Who has read 50 Shades of Grey?

Arab writers return from Gaza, overshadow literature festival with anti-Hamas testimonies

Ron Paul Isn't Dropping Out, Spokesman Says

Why are there so few of US willing to talk about how much RAYgun ESCALATED Drug War has

Right to Work in Wisconsin?

Boehner Threatens To Take The Debt Limit Hostage Again

Wearing These Penis Leggings Will Turn You Into a Total Dick(NSFW)

Gunned down by LEGOs

Palestinians Clash With Israeli Soldiers In Nakba Day Protests

T-Paw says he is not interested in being V-Paw

Beam Them Up, Scotty: Chinese Physicists Reportedly Break Teleportation Record

Look what I found over at TV by the Numbers....

Have you used Google's new Gmail web interface?

Hollande sworn in as president of France

Dawn space probe's flyover of Vesta

Thom Hartmann: Should older children be breastfed?

New Hampshire Rep Vaillancourt (R-Hillsborough) Ejected from Floor after shouting, "Sieg, Heil!"

Advanced Search functionality is now available to DU Star Members

Now when I watch some 80s shows,

The Founding Fathers Today

In military-rich battlegrounds, Obama targets a new group: veterans

Honduras’ Illegitimate President and His Cheering Squad

Belén Fernández: Honduras’ Illegitimate President and His Cheering Squad

There is no way Obama will win if gas prices stay this high

Nikola Tesla article I just got in the email.

Wrong man was executed in Texas, probe says

And a Girl Shall Terrify Them

Bob Mead to Resign From House Majority Leader Office (House paid mileage for GOP recruiting)

‘America’s Got Talent’ ratings take a dive with Howard Stern debut

Message from Gawd, to the religious right.

"Would the time Mitt Romney spent making millions FOR HIMSELF make him a better President?"

How to write good

Presidential Empathy and Recognition at the National Peace Officers Memorial Service

The Dog That Isn't Barking

Dutch 'distaste' at revelation that royals were baptized as Mormons by proxy

Britain Is Firing Every Lazy Government Worker

Andrea Mitchell and Her Bag of Quarters

Obama targets vets in key swing states

geardaddy's career as an A/C installer was short lived......

Justice Dept. launches criminal probe into JPMorgan’s $2B trading loss

FBI opens inquiry into JPMorgan Chase $2 billion trading loss

Excelerate to build first floating U.S. LNG export plant

Fire capt. demoted for alleged Trayvon rant

James Lipton: How to Act Human: Advice for Mitt Romney From Inside the Actors Studio

when the penny drops, the piper has to be paid.

when the penny drops, the piper has to be paid.

Why 'I prefer small boobs' isn't helping.

Papantonio: Could John Edwards Destroy His Own Case?

It's time.

When you wake up in the wee hours, do you think of me? Well, do you? I know you do!

Do Americans overuse prescription medications?

In Brief: It Ain't Just What Romney Did at Bain; It's What He Didn't Do, Too:

This Time FEAR Is On Our Side!!

Shaun Winkler ,proud member of the Gee Oh Pee.

Florida mother kills 4 children, then herself, deputies say

People Canadians owe us an apology for?

Deputies: Brevard mother killed her four children, then herself

Teens: Prom Chaperones Sprayed Lysol On Dirty Dancers

Shift on gay marriage energizes Latino activists.

Pic Of The Moment: George W. Bush Endorses Romney

What's the Next Stop on the Republican Crazy Train?

Andrea Mitchell allowed Romney adviser to perpetuate the big lie.

Everyday I'm Becoming More & More Angry Of Seeing These Repugs Come On News Shows And Lie......

Gay Rights Organization Briefly Evacuated After Bomb Threat

Fast moving Events in Greece: Far left ascendant

Afghan detainee wins right to judicial review in torture case

Some reasons why warning shots are a BAD idea.

New Documents Confirm Koch Was on NRA-Led ALEC Crime Task Force

Bogota hit by fatal bomb attack

I want to see Mitt's marriage licenses more than Obama's birth certificate.

Elizabeth Warren money from Boston. Scott Brown from Manhattan. That isn't even in Massachusetts

Mother's Day slaying blamed on cheap gift

Cavs' Kyrie Irving named NBA rookie of year

Paypal co-founder to build a city on the sea

Breast Feeding Politics

Barrett Issues Letter to Walker to Disclose Information on Governor's Legal Defense Fund

Osha=Tonks

Will *this* work to rid yard of this grassy weed?

Disingenuous critiques of the President and his policies

Keiser Report: Countdown to Armageddon....

The question that has not been explicitly asked or answered regarding Romney and Bain Capitol

In South America, Separating Fact From Fiction

Why Humanists Need To Make The Shift To Post-Atheism

Poll: 11% credit Romney with saving the American Auto Industry

JP Morgan is a conflict of Interest....

Anyway we can see who is ignoring us?

Gerald Celente calls out Jamie "two-bit" Dimon and his Financial Crime Syndicate

I have a really embarrassing confession to make.

Hicks: Lady Gaga cancels Indonesia show over religious protests

Shouldn't We Demand That Religion-Based Policies Prove They Have Objective Fact Behind Them?

And a Girl Shall Terrify Them - The bizarre case of Paige Sultzbach

HRC bomb threat today

They Are Actually Making a Second ATLAS SHRUGGED Film

Bomb kills at least two in apparent assassination attempt in Colombia

Thom Hartmann: Libertarian Wet Dream...One World Government?

Wow! The CBS poll is so ridiculous, RCP isn't even including it in their average.

Scott Walker's biggest donor paid no taxes. Why pay taxes when buying politicians are cheaper

JUST LIKE George W. Bush, "Pep Club" member Mitt Romney "chanted cheers into a megaphone"

A little bit (and I mean little) of awesome:

Students loans fail usury test

I am no longer a fan of the boxer Manny Pacquiao after he attacked marriage equality

New Mexico Congressional Candidate: Jail the Bankers

Remember this? Campaign 2008: Rmoney gets pissed at AP reporter for calling him out

The Rude Pundit - In Brief: It Ain't Just What Romney Did at Bain; It's What He Didn't Do, Too

Good divide and conquer video from Scott Walker. I wonder wha divide and conquer means

Even More American Families Report Having No Savings At All

The 1982 Recession

Bubba Carpenter, Mississippi GOP Lawmaker, Lauds Potential Return Of 'Coat Hanger' Abortions

take that republicans. Progressive policies work: Vt. state revenues above target, surplus possible

Salary kerfluffle

I want to post a pic. But after I highlight, hit copy it will not post....

NYT's Joe Nocera: Make Banking Boring

Army opens jobs in combat battalions to women

This position will change....

"I'll stop borrowing from countries we're not even going to visit!"

Diablo 3 launch marred by errors

Newsweek Makes a Mockery of Obama's Watershed Moment

Lance Armstrong I'M DONE After 500+ Negative Doping Tests!!

Ron Christie MAY NOT be red-headed, and he MAY NOT be a stepchild, BUT...

Obama leads Romney 53-41 in New Hampshire.

FBI launches JPMorgan probe, shareholders back Dimon

So I just saw the President on The View and what I really want to know is

PPP: Obama up big over Romney in NH (leading by margin better than his '08 win)

Kansas - Brownback Signs Law That Allows Pharmacists to Guess if Women Are Having an Abortion,

As Reactors Age, the Money to Close Them Lags

Afghanistan hopeful of extra US cash to fund security

Riot Police Clash with Doctors Protesting in Bolivia Capital

Obama and Romney: two different Americas

Americans Elect forced to abandon campaign to break two-party system

Red Hot Trolls, get your Red Hot Trolls while they last.....

President Obama at the National Peace Officers Memorial Service on Capitol Hill - pics

Check in if you're playing Diablo III...

Weary warriors favor Obama over Romney, poll shows

Sometimes a picture says a million words.

I'm done

LynneSin's prom video (yes, she's on the right).

One of the Wisc. governor's closest allies says the GOP wanted to "go further" on union-busting

Bachmann’s Fundraising Whopper

Clean-up in aisle 3

DWTS, anyone?

Colorado House passes bill that sets blood standard for driving under influence of marijuana

Coat Hanger Abortions Are Fine, Says MS Lawmaker, Because ‘Hey, You Have To Have Moral Values'

NH lawmaker says 'Sieg Heil,' removed from chamber

Arctic Drilling Opponents Swarm The White House

Arctic Drilling Opponents Swarm The White House

Vote today!

Krugman slams centrists

What would be the most effective ad against Romney?

Romney re JP Morgan Losses: "Unfortunate part of a free market economy."

Does our society encourage sociopaths?

I don't buy the new polls.

Pentagon limits F-22 flights due to safety concerns

Pentagon limits F-22 flights due to safety concerns

There's a bug in SOP alerting...

Neighbor could have saved kids by taking them inside!

Sen. Sanders:End Rx AIDS Monopoly

They are thieves and pirates, looters, moochers, parasites, and skimmers, and they want the money.

Syrian attack kills 21; rebels hold U.N. monitors

David Beckham and the Los Angeles Galaxy at the White House with the President and First Lady - pics

Autoimmune bingo?

$2 Billion Dollar "Blunder" or $2 Billion Dollar Robbery ?

W. Endorses Mitt, The Picture

Obama and women on poll conducted about same time as NYT/CBS

The Chamber of Commerce Attacks-Help Now!

Manny Pacquiao rips President Obama for stance on gay marriage

Charlie Cook: Republicans need to think hard about their own message on Same-Sex Marriage

Report: FBI considering hate crime charges for Zimmerman

This Is Your Brain On Sugar: Study in Rats Shows High-Fructose Diet Sabotages Learning, Memory

"Mitt Likes Music Including This" (a mashup of what Mittens likes)

Congressman Maintains It Should Be Legal To Fire Someone For Being Gay, Attacks ThinkProgress

Booby Jindal: Obama "never ran a lemonade stand".

Low income families pay $2,635 on prom, higher income spend $842

Study: Marijuana Helps With Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms

Tank a Tuesday. Please come CAPTION the Mitt-ster!!!

I saw this on a poster at my church.

Romney: ‘The Price Of Same-Sex Marriage Is Paid By The Children’

Here's A Shocker: Veterans Choose Obama Over Romney

J.C. Penney Reports Loss And Plummeting Sales In 1Q

So My Favorite Wingnut sends me an email as follows:

Mitt distinguishes himself. Please come CAPTION the man-with-a-silver-spoon.

Hoo boy. Snuffaluffagus on ABC was busily promoting that effed-up poll

Boehner preps for another debt-ceiling standoff (LA Times)

General Motors Says Facebook Ads Ineffective, Pulls Campaign From Site Ahead Of IPO

NARAL Pro-Choice America PAC Endorses Obama's Reelection Campaign

John Edwards Witness Changes Testimony on the Stand

"Iz a bigguz smogezkreen sinz moun sain helenz arruptid..."

CHART: Spending, Taxes, And Deficits Are All Lower Today Than When Obama Took Office

Scalia Turns Advocate Against Obama as Queries Criticized

Move-On/ActBlue effort to help Wisconsin b/c DNC is sitting out the Wisconsin recall...

FACT CHECK: ‘Non-Citizen’ Voter In James O’Keefe’s Voter Fraud Video Is Actually A Citizen

Oh, lookie what I found!!

Suspected drone strikes kill 12 civilians in Yemen

U.S. Agencies Join Forces To Honor And Support Military Families

Bolivian sex workers on hunger strike

President Obama on 'The View' - Full interview

Scalia Turns Advocate Against Obama as Queries Criticized

The Consumer Protection Bureau Will Review A Law That's Infuriating Homemakers

Forbes: Walker Magically Turns Dismal WI Job Numbers Into A Pre-Election Miracle!

Rioting in La Paz

Humanity is outstripping the Earth's resources by 50 percent

Cady way murders of two high school kids (WP, FL)

Americans more optimistic economy is looking up, poll says - USA Today

haley barbour...what a pig.

Catholic college drops health plan over contraception mandate

TCM Schedule for Thursday, May 17 -- What's On Tonight: True Crime

Comedy Alert: Mitt Likes Music

TCM Schedule for Friday, May 18 -- What's On Tonight: DJ 101

Boehner: No debt ceiling increase without cuts -

Conservatives drawing inspiration from China again.

Elisabeth Hasselbeck gets smacked down by the President

Investor Warren Buffett buys 10 million shares of GM

Super Bowl XLV ring ends up in Wisconsin pawn shop.

Oklahoma judge blocks anti-choice law

Mice That Eat Yogurt Have Larger Testicles

This makes me furious:

I *just* had the funniest thought about Rmoney...

Double Murder In Boone County

U.S. Chamber Hits Alan Grayson, Bill Nelson With Anti-‘Obamacare’ Ads

Who Really Caused The Deficit? (CHART)- TPMDC

So they are going to remake Back to the Future...

It's time retire the term "PUGS"

How Straight Marriage’s Evolution Led to Obama’s Gay-Marriage Endorsement

Nebraska voters go to the polls

Sen. Bernie Sanders: "WHERE were these deficit hawks when Bush took us into 2 wars...

American Drones Killing Civilians in Yemen

On Tuesday, the New York office of the FBI opened an investigation into JPMorgan

In Wake Of JP Morgan Trading Debacle, House Republicans Slow Efforts To Repeal Financial Reform

Back in the day, MiddleFingerMom was a hardcore biker...

Tagg "Weasel" Romney tweets on "Big Hearted Mitt," and "the caricature the Dems are hoping to paint"

There are times when you just have to go with it

Drought fuels 'water wars' in Brazil

WARNING!

Romney Economics: Bankruptcy and Bailouts at GST Steel

Dedicated to....

BULLY PULPIT as redefined by President Romney ...

Mitt Romney Suggests There's 'Personal Beef' Between Barack Obama And Bill Clinton

Top U.S. think tank warns against Israeli, American strike on Iran

General Motors Says Facebook Ads Ineffective, Pulls Campaign From Site Ahead Of IPO

Reminder: "American Experience" Clinton. PBS at 8 pm EST. This causes me a

Democrats, is it not time we

Robert Reich: Romney Has Public and Private Morality Upside Down

Gallup: Americans See Obama as Solid Favorite to Win Election

Medical Marijuana Laws For States Supported By More Than Two-Thirds Of Republicans, Poll Finds

Ashley Banfield Scolds and Warns Obama Spokesman

Why are we putting up a weak democrat that has no chance against Cong. Grimm.

Sad and Confused...My friend shot his mother on Mother's Day

George: "I'm for Mitt". Mitt: "STFU, George!"

WTF? Kodak Had a Secret Nuclear Reactor Loaded With Enriched Uranium Hidden In a Basement

Regulator balks at California foreclosure fixes

Florida Mom Murders Four Children, Kills Herself

Settlement of lawsuit over New York taxi rider frisks

Hello Virginia, it´s 2012!

A thread about bathing

Senator (Cornyn) seeks expanded visas for foreign high-tech workers

Church sues woman for $500,000 after negative Google review

US Army General Warns of Impending Fukushima Doom

Massachusetts Single-payer amendment fails by 24-15 Vote

So here's my new little next door neighbor! (I get to take him out for potty time during the day)

Gays. Da' Bishop. What's a Good Bigot Suppose to Do????

The worst eighth-grade math teacher in New York City

Game of Thrones fans?

Does anyone know what Ellen Johnson's been up to?

MIB3 Premiere.

Kitten LOL...

Sunday Solar Eclipse Visible from National Parks

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 16 May 2012

GOP Base Realizes the Party Candidate is a Mormon

I was asked a question about arrest and disability and I wrote the following in response

Mexican author Carlos Fuentes dead at 83

For those that like recipe planners, I just found a great one.

a broken wire and big honking bird nest on the neighbor's property two miles away!

U.S. and Pakistan Say Deal to Open NATO Supply Lines is Near

Here's Another Chart For Ya... On The Filibuster...

Cartwright, Key Retired General, Backs Large U.S. Nuclear Reduction

Mladic goes on trial for atrocities in Bosnia

"Frontline" looks at the Meth problem tonight...

Look at the upper right of your screen. Right below the search button. There! Ya see it?

What is the longest time you've waited for a jury to return a verdict?

"Obama same-sex marriage endorsement lends credence to his participation in homosexual acts..."

Once again the Lounge has let GD steal the ball.

Byron Dorgan is tearing Rmoney a new one

Seriously?

Charles Taylor to reject call for 80-year sentence

I've said this before. Too big to fail. Is too big to bail. Assholes do this.

Justin Jackson, 12-Year-Old Florida Boy, Saves Family From Burning House

Poll: Wis. Gov. Walker leads Dem opponent by 9 points in recall

Barack Obama's financial assets revealed

Senate renews Export-Import Bank

Slowpoke Toon- Bully Rights

Did Scott Walker Lie Under Oath to Congress? John Nichols, The Nation

Ind. diocese denies discrimination over IVF

Boxer Manny Pacquiao Blasts Obama Over Same Sex Marriage,Gays Should Be Put To Death

Well... The Reviews Are In... And It's A HIT !!! - Too Bad It Was Dismissed Out Of Hand...

Romney issues new ad. Problems of the unemployed. Featured guy with a long rap sheet

De Pere WI man busted for 11th DUI, had VALID driver's license!

George Zimmerman had a broken nose, two cuts and two black eyes: ABC News report

FBI may charge George Zimmerman with hate crime

The Relegitimization of Israel and the Battle for the Mainstream Consensus: Article from the Israel

Are There Really No Atheists in Foxholes?

I'm going to be chatting with Third Way...

How bigotry almost cost America the atomic bomb

‘Roadkill’ not on the menu, Ottawa insists as it proposes changes to federal meat rules

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Spies Like Us & a new Kitty gif

In face of faith-based attacks, Obama campaign hires faith outreach director

Does anyone here have a residential solar system?

Scott Walker Magically Turns Dismal Wisconsin Job Numbers Into A Pre-Election Miracle

Grrr... If This Doesn't Want To Make You Abandon FaceBook... I Don't Know What Will... WOW !!!

Inspirational Helsinki , Leonard Cohen, Hallelujah, .

Those fire in the whole pranks at fast food outlets

Mitt Romney Praising Hitler's Energy Stance of Liquified Coal

Rachel is destroying Rmoney's national financial co-chair of finance

The BBC and “The Jews"

Chinese firm's Canadian contracts raise security fears

My mom told me today she's been diagnosed with early stages of Emphysema.

Rev. Dr. Otis Moss III speaks out about Marriage Equality

C Street Takes Care of The Family’s Sex Problems, Again

Toon - Traditions

MSNBC.com: Mexican wind energy boom plays out on gusty shores

Solar eclipse Sunday May 20 photography

Katrina vanden Heuvel: It’s time to break up the big banks

Obama: “I’m going to win.”

Bashing Japan and Germany Over Nuclear Exit: An Audacious Nuclear Hypocrisy

Innovative Gays Are Racing Through U.S. Cities to Raise Funds for Gay Causes

Is your desk complete?

On The Civil Unions Thing...

President Obama Speaks at Barnard College Commencement Ceremony

Bellevue Ward I early results

Bill Black: Shrink the systemically dangerous institutions -- the 20 largest banks in the U.S.

Colorado women accused of spraying Lysol on dirty dancing ‘sluts and whores’

Let's not hedge about JP Morgan's losses

ROFLMAO !!! - George W. Bush Endorses Mitt Romney For President

Channeling L. Ron Hubbard, The Latest in Ed Deform

Science News: Victory for Peppered Moth

Pat Robertson responds to President Obama's support for same-sex marriage

I've got my new knee!

CNN & Ashley Banfield goes to bat for Mitt Romney

Top U.S. think tank warns against Israeli, American strike on Iran

PHOTOS: Soldier makes it home on 24 hour leave less than 2 hours before the birth of his son

Press Conference: Minnesotans Get Ready to Protest in Chicago Friday, May 18th @ 3pm @ May Day Book

The penalty for advertising butt sex in Colorado is to get sprayed with Lysol.

Hardball - Reich: Economy is drifting toward plutocracy

Mo. Bill Would Block KU License Plate

Best quote from an SC justice on Citizens United

Think I can use DU jury duty to get out of real jury duty?

RMoney can't remember what he did in prep school...

Romney Vows To Put Out 'Prairie Fire Debt' With 'Prairie Dogs'

Okay! To be fair! People America should apologize for?

Texas Democratic Party overwhelmngly support Gilberto Hinojosa for Party Chair

Report: TSA security breaches mishandled

Cutting taxes on the wealthy while...

"Butt sex" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "butt sex".

Has anyone else medicated with mj?

Crossing Jordan

A radical idea to transform what kids learn in school

Ha. Google "Left Wing Website"

at MN Gov Dayton signing of new Viking Stadium: " Last time I checked, kids cannot eat footballs.”

c'mon, it's only two billion.

Toons: Herculean Tasks, We Don't Need No Stinkin' Regulations, Positive Spin and More. - 5/15/12

Who Really Caused The Deficit? (CHART)

Activist Chen Guangcheng in second US Congress call

Company wants to tap Mojave's public lands for Southland water

Fact Check: ‘Non-Citizen’ Voter In James O’Keefe’s Voter Fraud Video Is Actually A Citizen

NE-Senate: Another Tea Party upset in the offing...

Stories from the Great Depression

Ohio Governor Signs Law to Repeal Voting Law Changes.

Greek storm makes waves in Cypriot credit system

On gender identity and transphobia

Wrong man was executed in Texas, probe says

Well... I Guess He Has To Put His Money SOMEWHERE !!!

CHART: Spending, Taxes, And Deficits Are All Lower Today Than When Obama Took Office

Does anyone else out there live week to week like I do?

So do you respect people who

Fischer knocks off Bruning; Ewing beats Howard

Elizabeth Warren Challenges Scott Brown

Please help me help my 13 year old nephew

74% of Voters, Across the Political Spectrum: Stop Interfering with State MMJ laws

Why, suddenly, do I have to

Obama executive order will give Treasury authority to freeze U.S.-based assets in Yemen

A question about our community...

Real News on JPM

We need a "show me only what I want to see" button. Then, DU would ROCK!!!!

BBC Global Poll: Japan Has Most Positive Influence in the World

Think I can use real jury duty to get out of DU jury duty?

Promise not to laugh? (go ahead and laugh)

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