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Archives: May 31, 2012

A question for the computer experts:

Scissor Sisters - Baby Come Home

Jowan Qupty aims to be the first Arab-Israeli Olympic swimmer

Serpent-Handling' West Virginia Pastor Dies From Snake Bite

Eisenhower family remains opposed to tapestries planned for memorial

Medical device tax repeal bill gains some ground

Breaking: Democrats fire back at Krugman, name official cookie

Toronto cop "harassed and berated" for arresting drunk-driving officer

Victim of ‘Miami Zombie’ attack graduated from Manhattan’s Stuyvesant High School ~

A party recently allowed a candidate to run for their presidential nomination who was not USA-born

In this picture, Alan Alda looks just like my dad.

Heat survive Rondo's huge night, win 115-111 in OT

Check out this website ~ President Obama's Accomplishments w/ links!

Who is the most anti-gay elected official in America?

"We are in a depression."

What's for Dinner ~ Thursday May 31st

Ossifer, did'ja get the license plate of that truck?


Oh, I get it. Just because a robot wants to kill humans, that makes him a radical...

U.S. Women See Assault on Reproductive Rights: Poll

Florida GOP Chair Compares Disenfranchising Voters to Stopping Drunk Drivers

Toons: Trumps Pie Hole, Shaky Beliefs, An Unpaid Intership and More. - 5/30/12

**Wednesday night update on MFM**

Internet traffic is set to explode to over a trillion gigabytes over the next five years

No matter what the stars say

This beats the goofball with the steak knives through his face

Researchers Find Clues in Malware

Conservatism = Fear n/t

Ireland referendum no vote will prove costly, warns Irish prime minister

OMG Seriously? Maine Governor Vetoes Teachers Bill, Cites Union’s ‘Endorsement Of Same-Sex Marriage’

Libyan women plunge into politics

Egyptian Teenager Invents New Space Propulsion System Based On Quantum Physics

Home from the rehab hospital!

John Bolton: US Voters agree George W Bush left Barack Obama with a mess

Walt Disney's "The Story of Menstruation" (1946)

So, I'm listening to Religious Programming...

I've found the source of your problem...

Aha! That weird little Romney bump in female approval explained. (Serious post)

Gloat Free NBA Post-Season Scores (Wednesday, May 30)

TCM Schedule for Thursday, May 31 -- What's On Tonight: True Crime

Is anybody doing the "Walk With Mike" (Michael Moore) thing?

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Wednesday, May 30)

Who scored the touchdowns in the Seahawks-Longhorns game tonite?

Breaking Poll Shows Clear Majority of WA State Voters Approve of Marriage Equality Law

Cage fighter tips out still beating heart of trainer, blames mushrooms

Nudist resort owners' banning of children riles the naturist community

So lets suppose that someone made a cheesy movie about Your everday life.

a special mesage for all who open this

The President’s Kill List

France moves to cap executive pay at state firms

Mark Ruffalo PSA - Don't Frack OH - June 17, 2012

French-speaking Anonymous publishes Quebec billionaire's banquet.

The President of Iran ordered the killing of an Iranian living in the US.

Pennsylvania Doctors Worry Over Fracking 'Gag Rule'

State probes McCotter petition - Such 'overt massive potential fraud is ... very rare,' ex-AG says

Petition Demands Arizona Sec. Of State Ken Bennett Investigate If Mitt Romney Is A Unicorn

Am I the only one who'd like a sticker, t-shirt, button with this on it?

Greetings and Salutations!

Mississippi Town Regulates Menstrual Cycles - original satire from

NYC Mayor Bloomberg Seeks Ban on Super-Size Soft Drinks

Hello I am SalParadise1000

Busting the Obama 'birther' conspiracy

Yeehaw! House ethics panel votes to reopen probe of SC governor Nikki Haley

More SC news: Sheriff candidate charged in kidnap attempt on retired judge

The polarizing impact of science literacy and numeracy on perceived climate change risks

Dragon is leaving the station

2 American tourists kidnapped in Egyptian Sinai

Iran site buildings "completely razed"- U.S. think-tank

Hollande to clamp down on fat cat pay

Warming gas levels hit 'troubling milestone'

House to vote on sex-selection abortion ban

Geothermal Power to The People: Forget Iceland, Hot Rocks Are Everywhere

Citizens United Attacks From Justice Stevens Continue

Fox releases 4-minute attack on Obama

Benefits Dominate Calif Labor Talks

Aldi Workers to Vote on Union

Special report: Tamil asylum-seekers to be forcibly deported

Don't Honk at old people

Donald Trump, "My Twitter is very large"

A Gap in College Graduates Leaves Some Cities Behind

2/3 vote requirement for revenue bills struck down in superior court

2005 booklet Social Security for Dummies is still relevant

Globally 1 in 5 do not have electricity; enter the "Eradication of Darkness Program".

Archdiocese confirms payments to abusive priests who left ministry

Romney's Massachusetts record under scrutiny in Obama campaign video

I am not an enthusiastic supporter of my progressive U.S. Senator this year

Jeremy Hunt (UK Media Sec) at the Leveson (Murdoch etc.) inquiry - live

Money is not the is the problem.

Common Sense Progressive Politics: "The Far Right... Doesn't Win, We Lose..." The Far Right

Dick Beals - voice of Davey Hansen and Speedy Alka-Seltzer - dead at 85

Since the 6 recessions I have lived through I have figured out what is different about the last one

Pour a fresh cup of Thursday. Please come CAPTION Steve and Gretchen!!!!

Mitt Romney's 'Amercia' and 7 other embarrassing political typos

Time to revisit the Salted water for Boiling epic thread at Epicurious

Disgusting: 7 Million Kids and Mothers Suffer Extreme Poverty in the Richest Country in the World

Burned Alive at Work: American Workers Dying in Totally Preventable Accidents

US sales of bank-owned homes fell in 1st quarter

The Audacity of GOP Dopes on Health Care

The Right’s ‘Gendercide’ Crusade to Limit Women’s Autonomy

"The Life of Julia" explains why all women should vote for Obama

Robert Scheer: Hope Burning

the high way bonds -yes or no

E.J. Dionne: The Stakes in the Walker Recall

How Christian fundamentalists plan to teach genocide to schoolchildren

E. J. Dionne: The Stakes In The Walker Recall

BHO and/or The Big Dog visiting Wisconsin: Yes, no? Good, bad?

Tax relief limit on charity to be axed in fresh U-turn

Are Germany’s `Minijobs’ a Poverty Trap?

Jane Goodall honoured at Observer Ethical Awards 2012

11 Ways Mitt Romney Shows His Rich-Guy, Ayn Randian Cluelessness

I will say it again.

America's Spy State: How the Telecoms Sell Out Your Privacy

The joke's on them: Republican's accidental stimulus

Jewish Leaders From Conservative Movement Praise Obama After WH Meeting With Rabbis

May change in employment +133,000

Anti-Gay Leader Takes Up Lesbian’s Dinner Invitation

More nastiness expected in GOP Senate race in Texas (tea party vs. 'moderate')

Thursday Toons 1- Trumped

Michael Ware - a MUST read

Thursday Toons 2- The Rest

How Is Gender Oppression within Progressive, Radical, Revolutionary Movement(s) Maintained, Supporte

ETA News Release: Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report (05/31/2012)

Broken Promises: Romney's Massachusetts Record

Growing gun violence demands concrete solutions

Economy In U.S. Expanded Less Than Previously Estimated

Staffing & Budget Cuts, Suppressed Reports - Romney Environmental Record As MA Governor

Guns more than gangs are fueling violence in Seattle, police say

Isn't it time for Murdoch and Ailes to be investigated in the US

Bill to prevent DNC liquor drought

Peruvian Mining Protest Leader Arrested For Calling For More Protests - BBC

Tell Eric Holder: Immediately suspend & investigate Governor Rick Scott's voter purging in Florida

Media Matters: 4 minute anti-Obama video on Fox News was $100k of free advertising for Republicans

TIME Magazine’s Last Chapter

Does anyone have a list of the Americans assassinated by President Obama?

Syria Sees No Need for Journalists to Investigate Massacre (government only should investigate)

Matt Bors: Casualty Count

Check out the motivation! - II

Eurozone: ECB says no countries ready to join (why would they want to join now?)

Falsely accused Brian Banks will try out for Seattle Seahawks

In Milwaukee Post, Cardinal Dolan Authorized Paying Abusers

Mitt Romney Will Not Live by Your Bourgeois Moral Standards

Local Fox reporter just said Romney spelled America wrong on purpose

Vos and Walker Throw 30,000 Off of BadgerCare to Make Room for Millionaire Donors Children

Sooo...I guess Mitts Etch-A-Sketch don't have a spell check...

Priest defrocked for fiddling children now works for the TSA at Philadelphia Int'l Airport!

Colleges' bank deals saddle students with big fees

The 1 Percent’s Problem & The “Be Selfish” Solution - Joseph Stiglitz

Six blasts across Baghdad kill at least 11

Solidarity Forever: Occupy Throws Support Behind Struggles in Quebec, Mexico

ROMNEY/TRUMP Star In "What Happens In Vegas"

Reich: since 2009 national income going to workers has fallen in the US, while rising in Europe

Check out the motivation! - III

Wal-Mart ending membership in conservative group (ALEC)

Death Zone Pictures Rolling Stone Video

Check out the motivation! - IV

Rape Culture, the rape joke & Commodification

AG Eric Holder, Rep. Lewis Blast Republican Efforts To 'Steal' 2012 Elections

An 18 year old girl was killed by a texting drunk driver. He was just acquitted. He is rich.

Check out the motivation! - V

Greece’s Tsipras Denounces Austerity to Break Election Deadlock

Inspired By Romney’s Misspelled iPhone App, Colbert Sings ‘Amercia The Beautiful’

Bunkum Awards Spotlight Shoddy Ed Research: Winner Says Charter Schools Should be Like Cancer

Romney needs to produce a real birth certificate -- not the bogus one he produced yesterday

Funny or Die Tom Brady skit.

‘Fox and Friends’ airs 4-minute anti-Obama video that looks like a political attack ad

Israel returns the remains of Palestinian bodies

PLEASE SIGN- CREDO petition re: FL voter purge

No Pressure Drop: After NATO Summit, Chicago Labor, Community Groups Protest Rahm and CME

Gay superheroes under fire from US pressure group

How the hell did Luka Rocco Magotta fall between the cracks?

Am I surprised that Fox News is now running BLATANT propoganda pieces against the President? No.

Drug War Violence Throws Honduras into Disarray

It occurred to me that this election may well turn on possible events this summer:

The Best Mitt Ronmey Amercia photo - EVAH!!!

Making strides for AIDS

DISCOVERED!!! Ohiosmith's Yearbook photo from his senior year.....

Deploying Urban Space

Grants Pass, Oregon Releases Inmates After Budget Cuts Leave County With 'No Other Alternative'

Introducing Yooper Airlines

Boston court: US gay marriage law (DOMA) unconstitutional

How many broken or other wise useless remotes you got laying around?

Justice Stevens: Pres. Obama's SOTU Criticism of the Court's Citizens United Decision Not a 'Lie'

Wells Fargo Still Hasn't Addressed Its Troubling Pattern Of Racism

An Echo of St Crispin's Day...We underfunded, We happy underfunded, We band of Badgers

Introducing Yooper Airlines

Calvin Hicks dies at 71; his photos chronicled black life in L.A.

Michelle Obama urges NC A&T grads to seek change

Scary political cartoon of the day.

In Milwaukee Post, Cardinal Authorized Paying Abusers

We underfunded, We happy underfunded, We band of Badgers

Frank Rich on the Obama = Bush comparisons

Joe Biden on what states have been assigned to him...

Illustrator Leo Dillon, first African-American Caldecott Medal winner, dead at 79

Vatican Declares “Year of Assault”

ABC News: RNC Says a Tuesday Walker Win Means ‘Lights Out for Barack Obama’

June is full of Pride events.

Emory University acquires rare collection of historical African-American photos

12 Reasons We'd Love To Thank Mitt Romney's Proofreader

Chicago Puchasing Managers Signals Recession Bias

Robert Shrum: The unnecessarily frenzied handwringing over Barack, Biden, and Bain

NBC-Marist Poll: Obama vs. Romney in IA, CO & NV

I am Obamacare

Just like us: Immigrants embrace 'distinctly American' values

The Rmoney iPhone app has been 'fixed.' But here is a PNG with transparency...


Good morning, all!!! Court: Heart of gay marriage law unconstitutional

EXCLUSIVE: Palm Beach Elections Supervisor Rejects Florida’s Voter Purge List -Says 'Not Credible'

Just one of the boys out having a beer...

France's new socialist government scraps restrictions on foreign graduates' right to work

LynneSin's Alma Mater......

Cardinal Dolan's $20,000 payments to pedo-priests.

Rookie cop takes heat for arresting off-duty officer

Sign The Do Not Kill List Petition Here!

Business buzzwords I'm sick of.

So, I just prepared an attack on birtherism for Huffington Post

Learn how Obamacare benefits you

Snow White and the Huntsman review by Lainey Gossip--SPOILERS

Wisconsin recall fever: Russ Feingold revs up Barrett supporters at Majestic

DOMA Ruled Unconstitutional By Federal Appeals Court

Overdiagnosis poses significant threat to human health

Hello, I'm meow2u3

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg left no tip after Rome lunch

i certainly wish I'd taken this one.

Luz get her drawing autographed by President Obama

Community Comes to Aid of Jailed Texas Honor Student

Alpha ruled out of Belmont Stakes

When Blacks stand their ground

Fla. candidate legally changes name to web address

Chicago Puchasing Managers Signals Recession Bias

SPLC's new report: 30 New Activists Heading Up the Radical Right

‘Walking Dead’ preview, marathon set for July 7, 8

Suspect's family: 'We could see this coming'..( Seattle shooter)

DOMA ruled unconstitutional

Dragon entering the atmosphere, splashdown in 15 minutes

Prenatal NonDiscrimination Act

Pic Of The Moment: Of The 1%, By The 1%, For The 1%

Thom Hartmann: Anti-Obama ad...written & produced by Fox ''GOP TV'' News?

"We’re looking at a fleet of SMRs. We have no interest in building a few and walking away"

Thom Hartmann: The new American job killer is Bank of America

Farmers markets are becoming the new town square

NICHOLS = Seven ??'s for Walker Debate tonight: Did U lie? Did U lie? Did U lie? Did U .....

Here is the best, most honest symbol for the Republican Party you’ll ever see

Willard Romney- The FoxNews Candidate

The job I did in '79 has increased in salary by 80 cents in the past 33 years! Yeah Trickle Down!

We're On the Overpass Engaging Peaceful Protest While Cowards Break Our Car Windows.

Not With a Bang, but a Derp: It's Mitt


To students’ heavy debt loads, add another burden: heavy fees on cards marketed by colleges

George Lucas Says He's Retiring

The Rude Pundit - A Tale of Two Nations and Their Future Teachers

Fed: Student loans soar 275% over past decade

Motorcyclist clocked going 193 mph on NY highway

Leftist Gains Ground in Mexican Presidential Polls

Leftist Gains Ground in Mexican Presidential Polls

The Tear-Jerking 3-Minute Speech From Sigourney Weaver That Had Us Reaching For The Tissue Box

The Most Passionate Defense Of Workers We've Seen Yet

Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional, federal appeals court declares

Megarich superPAC crybabies whining about scrutiny

Happy Birthday John Henry Bonham

Waiter's $5,000 tip for $27 meal: 'Buy a nice car'

U.S. Business Activity Expands at Slower Pace as Orders, Production Cool

Conservative Grifter Bev Oda's staff silent on travel expense changes

NOW Toronto: Quebec protesters have reminded us how much we’ve lowered our expectations

Wisconsin polls all say the same thing: GOTV

Germany is producing twice as much solar energy as the rest of the world combined. By

Filings for unemployment aid rise, at a 5-week high

Oil Set for Biggest Monthly Drop in Three Years

My response to the jury...

"A-bove the FROOOOO-tid PLAAAAAANE, Amercia, Amercia, God shed his grace on thee..."


"Trust women. It’s not a lot to ask."

An endorsement...

Poverty, hunger among retirees increasing

SpaceX Vehicle Returns to Earth After Leaving Space Station

Romney aids DISRUPT an Obama campaign press conference by cutting off there speaker system

Gitmo prisoners tortured with Sesame Street music

"AMERCIA" is not misspelled...

Can I just say- we need to get 100% behind Sadler for Senate!

US Has Second-Highest Rate Of Childhood Poverty In Developed World, Only Romania Is Worse

Red Plenty

Syria military intervention would engulf Israel, says Iranian official

I got a theory on our glorious leaders

Beautiful memorial found on Facebook

"Bush returns to the White House for hanging...."

For-Profit Education: Milking Students and the Taxpayers for Corporate Profits

Quelle Surprise !!!: One out-of-touch rich man sticks up for another out-of-touch rich man

Federal appeals court rules Defense of Marriage Act unconstitutional

Create your own message in real galaxies!

Plate scanners raise privacy fears

Iraq Fails to Entice Bidders for Most of 12 Oil and Gas Blocks at Auction

Losing Yemeni Hearts and Mind

Another inter-species play post

"Trayvon Martin looks like he's up to no good ..."Thank God Zimmerman didn't have drones/ Will Bunch

HILARIOUS! Stephen Colbert On Why Romney Needs Help From 'The Donald'

INDIANA: Sheriff Denies Claim That "Ain't No Homos" Church Got Death Threats

Anyone in Wisconsin? Mark your calendars for June 9, 2012!

Cardinal Dolan's Blackmail for Jesus: The Empire Strikes Back

Valerie Jarrett: Bob Herbert is 'Simply Wrong'

BLOODBATH: Watch Facebook Investors Panic to New Lows

Purging voter lists is not always a bad thing

The stock market can be very orderly

The Last Word - Romney tries to rewrite 'civil rights'

Appeals Court Rules DOMA Unconstitutional


TYT: Ana Goes Off Over Domestic Terrorism, Bill O'Reilly & 'Moron' Lila Rose

U.S. Solicitor General Donald Verrilli's 2012 commencement address at Univ. of Iowa Law School.

Skyrim's 'Dawnguard' DLC gets first trailer

What documents do I need to go from Amercia to Canadia?

Mulder was right...the truth IS out there. Found on Facebook: (Dial-up warning)

Truth that the kitty does care for you!

Security tighter than ever at Bilderberg conference

Gay Couple Shown In U.S. Tourism Ad

Religion, Misogyny, and Homophobia

So I watched "Auto Focus" again the other night.

Because you were just dying to know: Former Teletubby: Tinky Winky was not gay

Papantonio: Mitt Romney Defends Student Loan Banking Scams

Climate Change: Carbon Dioxide Levels In World's Air Reach 'Troubling Milestone'

It’s official: Bill Clinton heading to Wisconsin to campaign against Scott Walker

Watch this. Digest the message. I admit it gave me chills.

Loved this billboard

Bill Clinton heading to Wisconsin to campaign against Scott Walker

Dennis Prager to firefighters: You are "using up your goodwill" by disagreeing with me

A guy shopping at the supermarket notices a hot woman waving at him.

Things That Are Better Than Having Dinner With Donald Trump And Mitt Romney, According To Twitter

5 Days To Wisconsin Recall: How You Can Help

Hot Drone-On-Drone Action

Please never forget George Tiller and what he did for women

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs!

Gay Military Proposal

Cross burning investigated as bias crime - Bemidji, MN

'Cleaning Fairy' accused of breaking into home, cleaning it and leaving a bill for services rendered

Chinatown Bus Companies Shut Down in Federal Safety Sweep

How long will this John Isner tiebreaker last

any suggestions for finding an authenticator for Reagan signature?

DU Album of the Day: Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin II

A couple more Memorial Day photos

New York Fed Quarterly Report Shows Student Loan Debt Continues to Grow

HELP ! Making a no redwine..what can I substitute ???

Down With Religion?

2nd Round of Chinese Solar Tariffs Hits Hard

US Federal Appeals Ct/DOMA/5/31/12

Greek Prisons are running out of food

Torture: The Use of Solitary Confinement in U.S. Prisons (1 minute action item at link!)

Remember the time Corbett used Secret Grand Jury to Unmask his Twitter Critics?

John Edwards Not Guilty On One Count, Mistrial On 5 Counts

Breaking, Edwards verdict in per msnbc partial edited

Creationism lecture at world Skeptics Congress

Just round it up.....

Thump a Thursday on the chest. Please come CAPTION Michelle Malkin!!

Happy Birthday, Cate94!!!!

Vanderbilt Football Coach Will Not Hire Assistants Until He’s Seen What Their Wives Look Like

Please help crowdsource Walker's email dump

‘Exceptional’ drought nearly gone in Texas

There are two traffic courts. Try to be in the one for rich people.

I dunno, I think he got the smirk just about right

Banner headline on "Reports: Verdict reached in John Edwards's trial"

Since there apparently is a 'kill list' in the WH

Post a commercial that made you laugh...

Bob Dylan, the political poet

So I found a bunch of old floppy disks this morning....

De Ja Isner......

Edwards Trial Verdict: Jurors sent back to jury room by judge

Thom Hartmann: How the Koch's make millions if Republicans crash the Gov?

My wife is no longer unemployed

First picture of Dragon in the ocean as it awaits recovery

And just WHO has ruined the environment?

Favor to ask for star members.

Gospel of Barnabus apparently heralds the death of Christianity

First, Super Weeds, now Super Insects, Thanks to Monsanto

Remember Kathy's special software?

Best Jon Stewart Quotes Ever

JPMorgan CIO Swaps Pricing Said To Differ From Bank

Is Obama's Drone Doctrine Counter-Productive? (Is Drone Warfare "The Obama Doctrine"?)

Bruce Springsteen Performing in Berlin:"The Banker Man Grows Fat, Working Man Grows Thin"

Can someone figure this out?

House Rejects Sex-Selection Abortion Ban

HopeHoops' disregard for the law began at an early age......

The Umbrella Corporation has its first successful mission.

Do any DU Jurors have any input on this story?

Dow Jones Economic Sentiment Indicator For May Posts Biggest Fall Since Oct '08

Dumbya looked sauced again WARNING: PIC OF DRUNK

Do you think Obama should become more involved in the Wisconsin Recall?

Travel in the Eurozone. Good or bad for American travellers this fall?

weird pics

Barrett/Clinton Rally updates

I'm seeing people's post counts being displayed all of a sudden...

Romney's record is running down the back window...and it won't hose off.

I just noticed the post count shows without having to click for it.

The end of the Milky Way galaxy as we know it

Jury question

Solar at "socket parity" in most parts of Australia

Yankees catcher Russell Martin "punished" by the umpire for arguing.

Is 1000+ coming back?

Nuclear Rubberstamp Commission

Atheist 'denominations' might be helpful, reader suggests

Rudy Eugene's mother: Son was no "zombie", should have been tased, not shot is a great, free site for tracking food, calories and nutrients

Judge rejects challenge of federal hate crime law by Amish defendants in beard-cutting attacks

I'm Going To Say It: I Hope John Edwards Is Acquitted...

Post a commercial that made you cry (or at least evoked emotions)

Warning! This Sign Will Definitely Offend Some Of Your Friends

13th person granted immunity in John Doe investigation

“No true Scotsman”

The story of Taylor Morris (PHOTOS)

Who Are the Shabbiha?

Why they hate Obama - Jack Lessenberry

A very appropriate sign for Romney

DU Question of the Day: Who would you love to sing a duet with?

OK, help me out here -

Jeremy Lin now owns trademark for “Linsanity”

Just call him Mr. 47 Out of 50

Rape victim denied treatment because Doctor puts their religious beliefs first..

OK, this I did not know! Corey (Sunglasses at Night) Hart Reworks Pro-Gay Track For Toronto Pride

China rolls out mini-stimulus

Latest Barrett campaign poll says race a 'dead heat'

I once got busy in a Burger King Bathroom

British ministers backed Murdoch takeover: inquiry

"Join the Party!" - Betty Bowers

Barrett beats Walker 56-42 among those who did not vote in the 2010

Today in irony: Target Employees make "It Gets Better" video

"Repent & Reload" GOP Super PAC Ad

Military Vaginal Drones In Virginia?

Immortal Technique: US govt at war with people who say 'no'

Sheila Bair urges tough rules on hedging by banks

One Million Shrews Against Father's Day

Sir? Have you paid for that Funky Chicken?

Policing minister Nick Herbert ‘rather fed up’ with being told civil partnerships are enough for gay

Tell Congress: Keep My Inbox Away From the Government

Fla. limits on voter registration drives blocked

Morels, and I don't know what to do with them!!!

Poll reveals an age of pessimism

Former Walker spokeswoman becomes 13th granted immunity in John Doe 5/31/2012

17 Year Old Activist Sues United States Government Over Climate Change

Imagine a jury of your peers composed of 7 free republic members, 2 independents, and 3 du members

TYT: Do Not Kill List

Today was the perfect Doggie Day! The Puppies were flying! (video)

13th person granted immunity in Wis. John Doe case

Russia and US trade blows over Syria

Politicians’ Deleted Tweets Are No Longer Safe Thanks To Politwoops

Could Romney Run Against BUSH?

This is one of the people killed in Seattle yesterday.

Several Indiana GOPers Cross Over To Dem Joe Donnelly

It's time to demolish the myth about Tony Blair

The Bureau of Labor Statistics has officially discredited the Walker camp's claims

Not guilty on count 3 - breaking - Mistrial declared on all others

John Edwards 'not guilty' on one count; mistrial declared on remaining charges

NOT GUILTY on Count 3, re: 2008,

Edwards Gulity

(Elizabeth) Warren says she told schools of heritage

U.S. Ex-Im Bank Gives XCoal Energy $90 Million Loan Guarantee to Export Coal

Tobacco firms 'foiling anti-smoking drives'

Joan Walsh: the Politico-Breitbart mind meld

Guardian UK: America's corporate immigrant detention racket

Fukushima farmers pray for radiation-free rice

TCM Schedule for Saturday, June 2, 2012 -- The Essentials: Go Ask Alice

Not Guilty on count 3

Central Banker Says Euro Zone Structure Is ‘Unsustainable’

Amy Goodman: Julian Assange and America's vendetta against WikiLeaks

In case you were wondering about Mitt's underwear...

Maryland man eats roommate's brain and heart

Growing Up Poor

Remember the anthrax letters and Steven Hatfill?

CA request to take over inmate health care denied (health care in fed receivership)

You know who is REALLY pushing the "Unions feel abandoned by Obama in Wisc. Recall" thing?

TOONS: Mitt Romney (quotes, gaffes)

Another poll shows a close contest in WI recall

Job creator Curt Schilling didn't pay his staff

ALEC Slips Exxon Fracking Loopholes into New Ohio Law

Strange Days

TCM Schedule for Friday, June 1 -- What's On Tonight: Based on Erskine Caldwell

Limitless limpid jets of love hot...

John Edwards Not Guilty On One Count, Mistrial On 5 Counts

China Lets Currency Weaken, Risking New Trade Tensions

ALEC Slips Exxon Fracking Loopholes into New Ohio Law

FL - Federal judge strikes down part of (Rick Scott's)state election law

TEDxSB - Alec Loorz - "We Need A Revolution"

The kitten and the crow...

Trayvon Martin Tee I saw in middle school today:

Ever notice sometimes that when a scumbag gets what he wants, he thinks GOD did it for him?

ALEC Slips Exxon Fracking Loopholes into New Ohio Law

Edmonton teacher suspended for giving 0s

Is "Pickles" Seriously Holding "W" Up?

Wisconsin archdiocese paid ‘unassignable priests’ to leave ministry

Possible glitch? I haven't been asked to serve on a Jury since DU had that freak-out the other day

North Carolina tries to outlaw sea level rise.

US lawmaker demands accountability in drone attack

Desperate European Bankster Puppets Exposed

Mark Ruffalo PSA - Don't Frack OH - June 17, 2012

Egypt's 31-year emergency detention and arrest law ends

Taco Bell Shooting & 'Stand Your Ground' TYT

Do Obama's Drone Strikes Imperil America?

Facebook Fiasco Coupled With European Crunch Freezes IPO Plans

The Cable News Talking Heads Are Really Raking John Edwards Through The Coals.....

International Agency Calls for Action on Natural Gas Safety

Romney accuses Obama of 'crony capitalism' in Solyndra trip

Can John Edwards rehabilitate his image after this?

I see your kitten pic and raise you two hoglets

The Wall Street Journal is liberal and controlled by Obama

America: World's Policeman, Prosecutor, Judge and Jury

Obama Operatives Go All Out For Walker Recall In Wisconsin

Robert Parry: Steering from the Abyss

Love Song-1


John Edwards, please shut up and go away.

Thursday's throughway turns into a thin trail thru the tundra. Please come CAPTION ol' W.!!!!

BREAKING: Two Arrested at Private Meeting Between Gas Industry and Politicians in Trumbull County

Stunning Visualization of 56 Years of Tornadoes in the US

Producer of Obama Video on Fox News Loses CNN Job Offer

DOW having trouble convincing consumers that its new superweed killer & GM corn are "green"

Grexit? Spexit? Let's Call the Whole Thing Off

I'm glad John Edwards is free

It's headed right for us!

Just how serious is Derna’s “Islamist problem”?

Falkland Islands: Argentina Ambassador Says Self-Determination 'Does Not Apply' To Territory

Its Cargo Capsule Home, SpaceX Looks Ahead

Michigan high school athlete with Down syndrome now able to keep playing

I just heard that Pinto is in the hospital

I'm pretty sure there is nothing I want to be reminded that I've done 31,000 times.

Cool website lists a bunch of anti-fracking events.

Don’t Read Politico, Urge Politico Editors

“You can shout down speakers, but it’s hard to Etch-A-Sketch the truth away,”

Depriving a US citizen of the right to vote should be punished with loss

Did I just see Cate's face freeze? Or was it my imagination?

NYC to ban 'Super Sized' soft drinks?

LED light bulbs on sale for those who are interested

Elizabeth Edwards Wrote A Book Before She Died - I Didn't Read It - Does Anyone Know.....

Here's a thread that needs much more kicking

an interesting observation as I worked as an election judge in Red Texas

FYI, text of First Circuit Court Of Appeals panel ruling on DOMA Section 3

Priia slipped out and disappeared

Terminator Planet: A Drone-Eat-Drone World

40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken

The Nuclear Free Group is open!

If Everyone Who Signed The Petition to Recall Walker Votes this Tuesday,He Should Be Toast

Jury foreman: Dr acquitted on leaving the scene after killing skateboarder because he "panicked"..

Taco Bell shortchanges man a .99 taco. He then rams truck into building.

What sky photos did you NOT submit?

911 System Wastes Your Money While Jeopardizing Your Safety: Comptroller

According to the Republicans women are conducting a war against themselves

Barbara Lorman: I was GOP lawmaker, but I’m voting for Barrett

So my 75 year old Dad got hit with a Rick Scott voter purge gimmick.

Broken Promises: Romney's Massachusetts Record. I think he was bored as only a governor

Bruce Springsteen: Bankers Are 'Greedy Thieves'


Okay, who is this Wes Moore on Rev. Al's show?

Van Jones at Rebuild Wisconsin

Vile spokesman for Rep. Nan Hayworth (R-NY). Violence against female Dem. Sens

The gunman accused of killing five people in cold blood Wednesday had a concealed weapon permit

Michigan Supreme Court: Medical marijuana patients safe from prosecution

Bank of America is so corrupt, they should be closed down for good.

Jay Townsend, GOP Spokesman: 'Let's Hurl Some Acid At Those Female Democratic Senators'

'Let's Hurl Some Acid At Those Female Democratic Senators' This GOPer should be fired

Only 54% of doctors would choose a career in medicine again, only 11% feel "rich"

Mitt sucking on Roger Alies teat.

Just got my first Romney robocall of the election season...

Lila Rose was schooled very well by O'Keefe.

Colbert sings God Bless Americia full of misspelled words as on his website. Very Funny

On G4's Attack of the Show, coverage of "Amercia" included scrolling through a DU picture thread

Cancer Incidence May Surge 75% by 2030, Lancet Says

What Mormons Really Believe (?)

The voter fraud scammer.....

Well I kiss my chance at being re-hired at UPS goodbye!

Romney Wins the ‘Olympic Gold’ in the LIES Event!

Dear Dog, I done went and installed Ubuntu

The 1 Percent’s Problem - Joseph E. Stiglitz - VanityFair

Why the prosecution of John Edwards was ludicrous

Walt Whitman born May 31, 1819 (with engraving)

"Springsteen lashes out at bankers in Berlin show!" / Reuters News Service

The ED Show - Outside groups will raise $1 billion for Romney

I like getting the Big Gulp for $1.29.

U.S. Post Office releases MLB All-Stars forever stamp collection

another dog has been skinned alive...this time in Texas

A wonderful, unnamed, popular national psychic told me today in an email:

The ED Show - Fox News attack ad turns heads

I hear Jackie Chan does his own stunts

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 1 June 2012

U.S. Amps Up the Drug War Stupidity

Deeper Digging Needed to Decode a Best Friend’s Genetic Roots

This day could have been chronicled in The Onion: first I went to my urologist for a post-op...

Facebook just farted (crashed)

“Unprecedented” Number of Restrictive Voting Laws Being Introduced

Remember in November

John Edwards and Newt Gingrich have a lot in common....

Syria blames rebels for Houla massacre

I WILL NOT Use, The Two Word Un-PC Term That Comes To Mind... But It Is Taking ALL Of My Efforts...

Power of the Picket Fence II: assault, armed robbery, and the shaggy lawn culture.

I hate it when I send an alert only to find that someone else's alert has already failed.

Former Justice Stevens: Supreme Court will ‘crack’ Citizens United

Seattle gunman had a concealed weapon permit even though his family knew he was mentally troubled

December Surprise? From Rubin to Pelosi, Wall Street and DC Dems Push Post-Election Austerity

Walmart Ends Financial Support For ALEC

DU's "Senator" Died June 8, 2011

New York may be banning big gulps, but tomorrow is Donut Day! Yay!

Am I the only one here who doesn't get it?

Turn on Ed Shultz right fugging now

BREAKING: DWD Secretary Reggie Newson Orders Bad Job Numbers Hidden Until After Election (Wisconsin)

Crazy, crazy dreams lately..just me or anyone else..could it be cuz I'm a Pisces?

Crisis in the Euro Zone: Alexis Tsipras Is the Greek Who Makes Europe Tremble

Charest disappointed as Quebec student talks hit impasse

Quickie question: Is all of Florida covered by the VRA?

Anyone ever heard of cockroaches being in just one apartment in a building? My parents have the

Right-wingers: First to blow up private sex-lives of public figures for political reasons.

Daily Kos: Walmart quits ALEC

Justice Department Demands Florida Stop Purging Voter Rolls

FUCK this "anonymous alerts" BULLSHIT.

Another Obama Surrogate Defends Bain Capital

Redford gives Mulcair’s Alberta visit a miss

BREAKING: DOJ to Florida ... Stop purging the voting lists ... MSNBC

Paralysed rats walk again in Swiss lab study

Iceberg flipping over...Tipping iceberg captured on video by tourist

Ethanol Wars continue

White Supremacist With Ties To Neo-Nazi Groups Elected To Pennsylvania County GOP Committee

Aaron Sorkin Writing BioPic of Steve Jobs

Church on lockdown, pastor flees after toddler sings ‘Ain’t no homo going to make it to heaven’

Maryland Pastor Dennis Leatherman spouts off

Kitten Plays With Patient Dog

Rachel Maddow - Mitt Romney unashamed to exploit 'birtherism'

I guess I'm late to the party when we discovered that post counts came back.

SHE's BACK-Kathy Nickolaus--Notorious-Wisconsin-FINDER-Of-Repub Votes-"Has Control Of Vote-Counting"

Poll: Only 3 in 10 women see ‘war on women’ (WaPo misrepresenting poll?)

Walkers office stonewalled district attorney inquiry

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Thursday

Rare, Weird-Looking Fish Caught in Missouri River

Court strikes San Jose affordable housing law

Alongside Obama, George W. Bush steals the WH show

OK, someone just said something that we need to start as a meme...

Paralysed rats 'learn to walk' (BBC)

Law firm with connections to premier given share of smoking lawsuit

In Syrian town of Houla, a “vigil of despair”

Will the last Wisconsin Recall Election debate be telvised nationally on CNN tonight?

Clarence Thomas and Yale begin to repair relationship

No televised debate tonight???

Rachel Maddow - Call it a Koch Brothers coincidence

Missouri Buys Surveillance Camera for Rush Limbaugh Statue

Need help chosing a Thread title

Gallup: Obama vs. Romney among several different demographics: on podium of David Axelrod speech

Panetta: No military action in Syria without UN OK

POS Rumsfeld Says Bin Laden Killing NOT ‘GUTSY’ CALL

NY judge hears arguments over 2004 RNC arrests

Papantonio: Eric Holder Should Prosecute Rick Scott Over Voter Purge

Feds Want Warrantless Spying Loss Overturned, Saying the Law Can’t Touch Them

Stuti versus Snigdha!

I love Rachel Maddow - call out that fugger Rmoney on his lies

OS not found on any devices

Livermorium, flerovium join periodic table names

A lot of posts about Bush's sobriety today

Bieber falls into glass wall during concert, suffers concussion

A touching tribute to Mary Kennedy by the children of Christopher and Dana Reeve,

Woman Who Couldn’t Be Intimidated By Citigroup Wins $31 Million

Rachel Maddow - Dark money in campaigns: unlimited, untraceable, unaccountable

to readers who don't venture out of this forum

Starting a diet today. Any advice would be welcome. I'm going to try to eat well - veggies and

Do you get tacos when you are 8 games behind the Marlins for the Wild Card

Hateful billboard stolen, then painted over.

Last Night... I Was Accused Of A DU Vanity Post... And While I'd Like To Thank The Academy, And...

Police: 'Hero' saved others in Seattle shootings

In the picture he sure looks shitfaced. But was he? What do you think? Be honest.

Barrett campaign reacts to new John Doe revelation

Tides Turn for Kim Dotcom?

CIA probes publication review board over allegations of selective censorship

Demonstrators heckle Bilderberg attendees

Kitten not intimidated by Rottweiler:

Freezer (fan?) sounds like a muffler-less car. Help?

Jesus found in Texas bathroom mold

Ahh! Religion is such a comforting thing!

Mr. Axelrod needs to learn a lesson from OWS

Venezuela bombs airstrips in anti-drug effort

Romney plays his Trump card

"The Corporate Raider Is Not A Good Model For Public Service" by Tina Dupuy at Cagle Post

Oklahoma Doctor Refuses To Provide Rape Victim With Emergency Contraception

Holy Zeus!1 CARO got something wrong in his #4 volume on LBJ!1

Finally, a judge ruled correctly: Programming APIs are not copyrightable!

Guardian: 10 CA Prisoners sue over confinement

"The Austerity Agenda" by Paul Krugman at the NY Times

Does anybody here fish? I need help setting up a reel.

Cardinal Dolan, Chairman of Catholic Hierarchy for Romney, has some questions to answer.

I am really convinced now that religious believers cannot..

Carlos Gonzalez ties MLB record with four consecutive home runs

MY FIRST! "So only CERTAIN people and CERTAIN thinking is worthy of "mocking"?"

Jobs Trump Pay & Conditions Says San Diego Labor Council

Billboard apologizes for Amendment One passage

Jobs Trump Pay & Conditions Says San Diego Labor Council

"Bill Clinton, Predicting Obama Win, Calls Romney's Business Career 'Sterling'" by Kevin Liptak

McDonald's to end pork gestation crate use by 2022

Anti-Teacher Bill Passes California State Senate

More Math, Science and College For U.S. Students Than Ever Before

Does this candidate have a prayer?

The Last Word - Assault coming on Romney's record as governor

It Makes One Want To Give Up... 'Torture By Sesame Street At Guantanamo Bay: Al Jazeera Reports'

Urine controlled video game

If A Buddha were born today, Ajahn Brahm. It might be a black lesbian female. Great video.

Med school chair created on sexuality and religion

Willard Rmoney: "The trees here in Michigan are ...

Head of Catholic Bishops Paid Pedophiles to Disappear

The ED Show - Florida counties push back on voter purge by GOP

Soaked With Oil Cash, Republicans Block Military’s Push To Use Clean Energy

More Attack of the Surrogates: Bill Clinton on Bain Capital

Now that Romney has visited Solyndra, he next stop for victory laps should be GST Steel.

It's always something . . .

'ACTA Could Turn Honest Citizens Into Criminals By Mistake'

Not With a Bang, but a Derp: It's Mitt

Should I do my Ironman 70.3?

Let slip the hated drones of war

Chuck Todd was a total asshole today

The One MUST SEE Graphic That Will Shake Any Progressive From Their Complacency About 2012

O nuclear weapons on the planet....

Gloat Free NBA Post-Season Scores (Thursday, May 31)

Boehner lies. See it at ThinkProgress.

No lie! The following is a word for word response of a right wingnut

Toons: Killing Me Softly, Just Married, Living the American Dream and More. - 5/31/12

Remember this, when you hear someone say "they should just move to where the work is":

Would you say something?

Militarization, Feminism, and the International Politics of Banana Boats

It's official: We will be Catholic school parents in August. Any advice?

Great doggie


"United States Losing Millionaires As China, India Gain Them, Study Says" by Catherine New


Drone attacks

Female voices in the media infographic. (Wow)

Equal pay advocate Lilly Ledbetter is on with Tavis Smiley tonight

Quebec tuition talks collapse as province braces for more protests

Making an entrance Romanian style

Us Envoy Slams 'Reprehensible' Russia Arms Sales To Syria

HP says Meg Whitman's politics are her own


How many of you would do this wihout hesitation?