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Archives: May 7, 2012

Origin of Republicans explained.

Are you better off now than you were four years ago?

Why can't restaurants just pay waiters/delivery guys a fair wage?

Netanyahu Calls for Early Elections in Israel

Republicans, Get In My Vagina!

Christie Reaches Agreement With Largest Public Workers Union

Workers expose Verizon’s corporate greed

What if everyone had to do service jobs for a couple of years?

Unions give bonding, stadium bills one last push before Monday's votes

End of Merkozy

Today in Labor History: Weekend Edition 5-6-12

Thoughts on advertisement and reality: looking for DU's take

Lloyds owns stake in US firm accused over CIA torture flights

Snarkozy is toast...

Labor video for the week of April 30, 2012 (Watch a warehouseman use his forklift)

Can someone tell me when the Census Bureau began counting undocumented immigrants?

UC Berkeley, Albany Occupy group reach impasse

Asia Falls Sharply on EU Worries, US Jobs - Reuters/CNBC

The tide is turning -Diageo to end funding of Heartland Institute after climate change outburst

What comes after zero?

Attacker in an Afghan Uniform Kills a NATO Soldier

OT: 200 million for one weekend.

Clarifying recent changes to our electoral system

Bryce Harper gets plunked in the back by Cole Hamels--->

I happened upon Mike Huckabee's show this evening and he showed two clips: one of Bush being

Now this is cool

CNN Correspondent Baby Shower Used to Solicit Bribes

5-6-12: Wild day in MLB

Last of 11 charged with felony hazing in FAMU case turns herself in

OK, does golf go here??? Outdoors I mean??

Fox News Reports: France Joins America in Electing Socialist President

Steven Tyler shares his thoughts on "the joys of womanhood." Grab the popcorn, this should be good.

YouTubes you may have missed

Panetta Says Drone Attacks Protect U.S. from Terrorists

Socialist Francois Hollande wins as Casablanca celebrates

RT on Hollande's victory in France

Chavez reelection bid in doubt

A new folk singer to keep an eye on; John Fullbright

James O'Keefe subpoenaed by NH attorney general for criminal grand jury. Says he's skyping...

Republican National Committee Attacks Obama on Jobs ~~~ from Overseas Call Center!!

How do YOU think Hillary will react to the Greek election results?

Who is running a better campaign as of right now? Obama or Romney?

s'Plain to me, Lucy, is France SOCIALIST now?!1 I like it better than Hugo!1 n/t

Lynne Sin, white courtesy phone: Foo Fighters @ Wembley with Jimmy Page & J.P.J., on now...

François Hollande's victory ...... in pictures

Game of Thrones SPOILERs Sunday May 6th.

What Today's Euro Elections Mean for Energy (Forbes)

suggestions requested.

Lehman E-Mails Show Wall Street Arrogance Led to the Fall - by William D Cohan

Could Industrial Wind Ruin Vermont?

Mali Islamist militants 'destroy' Timbuktu saint's tomb

Feinstein, Rogers say Taliban ‘stronger’ since surge

In Case You Missed This... 'JPMorgan Chief Jamie Dimon Asks For Simpson-Bowles Now' - Forbes

Obama and allies take out another terrorist, another victory...

Planet of the Apes

In honor of Johnny Depp playing "Tonto," I present to you...

Israel's leadership: Messianic and then some

Max Keiser: The Need For Mass Arrests - 99% vs Criminal Elite

Soaring costs threaten Britain’s nuclear plans

The power of story, abortion, and the Paulists

Don't Let It Die

Get the popcorn: The Ethicist Contest Winner: Give Thanks for Meat

Costco dog food under "precautionary" recall.

Any good politics chat rooms out there?

“If they overdose and kill themselves, it just removes them from the gene pool." -Republican MO Rep

Statement by the Press Secretary on the President’s Call to President-elect Hollande of France

Li'l Skittles found her life's purpose when she realized that she LOVED kicking dessert's ass.

Relative mud puddle joy levels child v. adult:

Nice Dick:

If MiddleFingerMom EVER gets propositioned again, this will be his response:

Cat attempts to put its pet human down.

The Satanic Budget: Death To The Weakling

I'm wondering if anyone here would consider "liking" my photography Facebook page.

Dedicated to all the Texas haters

On Facebook

I had no clue about the history of the Bush family

Those Europeans are revolting, and it's about time.

Manchin apologizes for comments about not supporting Obama

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Sunday, May 6)

Obama invites Hollande to White House

Do you raise your hands in church?

Since I got "Slammed" for suggesting China's 1 Child Policy was Socially Responsible

End of Merkozy Leaves Franco-German Gulf as Greek Voters Rebel

New spray makes you ‘instantly drunk,’ and only lasts a few seconds

Heard on eleven o'clock news: Biden endorses same sex marriage (Kicked from Sunday)

Krugman: Those Revolting Europeans

The first victims of the elections (Greek)

So Apple stock holders. Sell or hold?

About that phrase "Bully Pulpit"

So Apple stock holders. Sell or hold?

Asian markets, euro dive on Europe election results

This week may show us how connected the world really is. Possible collapse of

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Monday, 7 May 2012

How MFM and skittles spent the day

Has anyone had to rent a storage unit before?

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, May 8th: The Art of Collaboration

This is what we are up against OK I'm not religious. But I love to sing, as religion does

A BIG election year worldwide

DHS's and FBI's War against Social Justice is inexcusably harsh and patently unconstitutional.

Mitt Romneys French Brother Loses Election

Gloat Free NBA Post-Season Scores (Sunday, May 6)

This is really f-ed up re: Afghanistan. Someone please make me feel better about this....

The Official DU Valérie Trierweiler Thread

How Pres. Bush would have celebrated the one year anniversary of killing Osama Bin Laden.

Good Times: The Family Gun 1/2

Good Times: The Family Gun 2/2

Getting calls almost everyday from RNC volunteers

Hi...any reccs on a good Vegan/vegetarian cookbook for beginners?

Charles Barkley: Mitt Romney Is 'Going Down' In November

SARKO’S DEFEAT: GOOD AND BAD NEWS FOR OBAMA Posted by John Cassidy - New Yorker

I touched my husband's ashes last night.

Your favorite scene in "Pirates OF The Caribbean"

House Republicans target social cuts to shield military

George Bush Hands Barack Obama a Fertile Economy?

The Most Interesting Moon in, uh… Orbit

Can anyone suggest good, simple economic sites I can visit to get up to date on the liberal economic

Remembering the wives of Joseph Smith.........

Romney Lies: He Did Not Start Staples

This was flagged as OT in GD, so I'm reposting it here.

Dim star: Brownsville bobbles a civics lesson on the Pledge!

Human Societies Starting to Resemble Ant Colonies

George Will is soooo wrong.

33 Quotes About Conservatives/Republicans That Liberals Should Know About

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A frightening aspect of the Greek Election - Neo-Nazis elected to Parliment

National Women's Justice Planning for So Cal Mon May 7, 2012

the repukes in a panic

Hollande favors a 75% tax on the wealthy!

Thank you French people!!! Socialism is good!!

The Song of the Count (censored)

FCC rule would end anonymity of political ads!

I'm getting better

President Obama's campaign seeks to frame the narrative with new ads

City Closes on Title

We're Number ... 2? Are Americans in Denial About the Country's Decline?

Al-Qaida releases video of American hostage

Putin sworn in as Russia's president for 6 years

8 Paranoid Sex Myths Spread by America's Anti-Sex Crusaders (Debunked by Science)

Al-Qaida surprise attack kills 20 Yemeni

Trinity Researchers Shed New Light on Delirium Author: Trinity College Dublin

JOE BIDEN’S GAY MARRIAGE SLIP-UP

Look Who’s Pushing Homeowners Off the Foreclosure Cliff

Chris Hedges: The People’s Bishop

Wealthy of the World, Unite — and Party!

Dinosaur gases 'warmed the Earth'

Charles Barkley: Mitt Romney Is 'Going Down' In November

Uff da

Conservatives trying to downplay the crowds President Obama's been getting

Wisconsin: A list of real Democrats & fake Democrats for May 8th primary election

Zbigniew Brzezinski nails it on Joe Scum

RIP George Murdock

Putin inauguration: World view of a Russian feeling dissed (CS Monitor)

U.S. abandons consulate site in Afghanistan, citing security risks {80 million}

In D.C., low-cost apartments disappearing at rapid rate

The Israeli-French honeymoon is likely over

Bachmann Rewrites History, Claims Women ‘Overwhelmingly’ Voted GOP in 2010

America's Idiot Rich

The "patriotic" French 1%:

Iceland, then Greece & France.. Who's next?

Counter Islamists and Islam: The new religious opposition

AP - Wolf Lake In Adirondacks - Three-Week Decline In Ice Coverage Since 1975, Study Shows

Unnecessary killing in West Bank

my coffee, my cat/june 20

Cancer Rate in Dangjie In Henan Province 100X China's Official Rate Of 180/100,000

After War Room, Heading Ivy League Classroom

Italian nuclear boss shot and wounded in Genoa

MA GOP Calls For Harvard Investigation Of Warren’s Minority Status

BREAKING NEWS: SCOTT WALKER HAS A POWERFUL NEW UNION TO CONTEND WITH IN WISCONSIN!!

Perhaps we just need to tweak our public school system

Mr. Fish Toon- Follow The Leader

House GOP To Shift Defense Cuts To Poverty Programs

The Dimensions of Fundamentalist chrisTian Deceit

Bill Black: Our System is So Flawed That Fraud is Mathematically Guaranteed

Chess union’s new dress code checkmates plunging necklines

Blindness prevention drug could save NHS £84.5m, trial results show

South Korea seizes drugs made from dead babies

Arne Duncan Endorses Marriage Equality

Colombia requests UN help in San Andres sovereignty dispute

Vote for The Freethought Film Festival to win an outdoor movie system

Photos of Chinese Students Cramming for Exams Hooked to IVs Spark Controversy

John Nichols: Wisconsin turns against Scott Walker

dear chuck todd. all Presidents who run for a second term, CAMPAIGN.

Do sex offenders ever change? I’ve been reading THE LAST TIME WE SAW HER,

BBC Radio 4 request

Soaring Costs Threaten To Blow Nuclear Plans Apart (UK)

Texas Says It Is Legal To Kill Bigfoot

"Pro-Life"

Krugman: Dangers of National Unity

Uberrich dude to tell ABC evening news that "the system is working"

EPA, Department of the Interior announce additional fracking oversight

Is Gay marriage a Christian tradition?

I have a new blog up! Enjoy!

Massive transit cuts in Pittsburgh

I have a new blog up! Enjoy!

Greece election: EU and Germany firm on Athens bailout

Is Gay marriage a Christian tradition? cross post from LGBT forum

Georgia opens first jail devoted to U.S. veterans

Two Years Later, Grim Photos From the BP Disaster

Undercover Israeli combatants threw stones at IDF soldiers in West Bank'

Greek Neo-Nazis throw out media who don't stand up in respect for their 'leader'

Arne Duncan Endorses Marriage Equality

Massive transit cuts in Pittsburgh

What do atheists mean when they talk about religion?

U.S. hostage appeals to Obama in video released by al-Qaeda

VOTE AGAINST AMENDMENT ONE MAY 8! (Music Video)

Romney closes in on Obama in new polls

VOTE AGAINST AMENDMENT ONE MAY 8! (Music Video)

VOTE AGAINST AMENDMENT ONE MAY 8! (Music Video)

Arkansas billionaire Sam Walton donates $40,000 to support Hetch Hetchy restoration measure

Bill Bennett says U.S. government should stop subsidizing student loans.

World Nut Daily is now publishing child porn

New Obama Ad Series Highlights President’s Record

Tomgram: Ernest Callenbach, Last Words to an America in Decline

DU Album of the Day: Beastie Boys - Paul's Boutique

Hillary Clinton says that Ayman al-Zawahiri is in Pakistan

The Cozy Compliance of the News Corp. Board

Arne Duncan now also endorses Gay Marriage

Old feud appears to sink Obama's Fed nominees

Back from Ukraine. Had a wonderful time.

Iraq court to free U.S. killings suspect: lawyer

pentagon failed to protect whistleblowers

The soft war against women

The Republican-English Dictionary 2012+

What one of my favorite authors Upton Sinclair discovered about Socialism when he ran for governor

Meanwhile, Ron Paul has pulled coups in Maine and Nevada

Transgender Housing Network

Why America's Rich People are Better than Everyone Else's

Every Nation for Itself: Six Questions for Ian Bremmer ( Harper's - Scott Horton )

Worst nightmare eva!

Who takes Mitt Romney seriously?

GOP Packing Heat Is A DARE To The Democrats

hi there

What's the craziest thing you ever saw at a zoo? I saw an alpha male lion teabag one of the females.

Running the photo contest with December's submissions!

dog food recalls.

Atheist Activist Who Became Christian Returns to Atheism

stre -e-e-e-am, stream, stream, stream

TOM TOMORROW: Circular Debate

Walmart & ALEC - Exploiting Prison Labor: Beyond Bribes to Foreign Officials & Anti-Consumer Laws

Health Insurance question. Just throwing this out there....

Question about cuts to USPS

What, exactly, is the difference?

What In The?!?! People Threw Bottles At Black Students From Fraternity Roof (DETAILS)

This One Oil-Rich Region Of Iraq Is Doing Great, And Creating Serious Tension With Baghdad

Forward!

poppies

Pic Of The Moment: Romney Mocks Obama Crowd Size

Awwwwwww

Whitley Co, KY Journalists Endure Death Threats To Take Down Corrupt Sheriff

Drumbeat from this weekend and today...

Drumbeat from this weekend and today...

€175 Billion Bombshell: Germany’s Green Energy Policy To Hit Households Hard

Why Are Men So Violent?

Favorite Zombie Movie (Walking Dead Excluded)

The balance of spending in the US

Bryan Fischer of the AFA: Hey, I'm just saying things the right thinks but won't talk about

Sipping From the Garden Hose? Think Again.

Boxes of Top Secret Documents Go Missing

You get what you pay for ?

Israel High Court rejects hunger strikers' appeal, but advises caution in administrative detentions

New modeling study…: European mountain plant population shows delayed response to climate change

Josh Dixon comes out as gay, aims for spot on Olympic gymnastics team

Will it be close enough to steal?

Whatever movie these guys are training for, I'm going to watch it..

Quote Of The Day - Rep. Barney Frank re: Mitt Romney

Missing Tennessee Family: Police Say Mother and Girls Are in 'Extreme Danger'

“Pick a Republican with enough working digits to hold a pen” — Grover Norquist

Paul Krugman on Current TV: "The economy is moving sideways!"

12 Crimes That Changed The LGBT World

$56,986 PER DAY = Romney's 2010-11 Income

White supremacists arrested on hate crime, conspiracy charges

"Socialist Hippie Executed"

GOP plan boosts Pentagon, cuts social programs

What Men Say About Women When They Think You've Never Been One

WOMEN ARE the richer sex, if by “richer” you mean “making less money.”

"You're So Bain" FINAL

Sheriff's official suspended for disrupting Secret Service efforts to protect VP Joe Biden last year

The 21 Richest Game Show Hosts of All Time

Beastie Boys- Paul's Boutique

Joss Whedon on Humanism

Howard Dean: Bachmann ‘perfectly ridiculous’ to claim women will vote Romney

New Obama ad: "Go"

'Victory will be greater if hunger strikers die'

Gaseous emissions from dinosaurs may have warmed prehistoric earth (Yes, yes, dinofarts…)

New Obama ad here, share it on facebook, etc...

Luv getting calls where people don't identify themselves but ask me "Who is this?"

Caption Romney at the Celtics game - pic

Fighter Pilots Claim Intimidation Over F-22 Raptor Jets

Small Towns Look to Renewables to Reduce Reliance on the Grid

Range of brain diseases could be treated by single drug (BBC)

Army investigators: no foul play suspected in captain's death

Mitt Romney caught on "hidden camera"

Anyone know what this gizmo is? Found it and I have no idea what it is.

Can anyone identify this wild plant? It grow in SC, can be about 2 feet high, and leaves are

Curry's ability to fight cancer put to the test (BBC)

Kuwait Approves Death Penalty for those who insult the Prophel Mohammed

Walker Contributor Exceeds Campaign Finance Limit By 15k

Right wing on the rise in Europe. Elections put euro union to test

Cast of Broadway's WICKED Mobilizes Voters AGAINST Amendment One

cunning baffling mysterious

I think I just made doo-do in my majic underwear

Hey college folks. Remember one of the first things cut when bushitler stole office? Yep.

What are the Talking Points going to be to downplay & condemn the Progressive Victories overseas?

Barkely trash talks Rmoney during broadcast of playoff game

Hope its ok to post this here.

India: Solar power can transform our energy landscape

RUN a socialist party that's been out of power in France takes power

A question on Neo-Fascism.

Anyone have a good recipe for pickled garlic?

Vibes, prayer, good wishes ... needed in the worst way

Unconscious racial attitudes playing large role in 2012 presidential vote

I hear Sarkozy came up short

True Blood Season V Trailer: Enter The Vampire Meloni

Occupy's anarchists seen as both divisive, crucial

Have you guys seen the Greek Far-Right 'Golden Dawn' Party logo?!

Difficult to register at Driver License facilities

adam was created from the rib of eve....

The Last Months of Osama bin Laden: Isolated, Delusional, Ridiculed by His Men

Trial set to begin for Alaska men charged with plotting to kill government employees

Record Gas Use by U.S. Utilities Fails to Drive Up Price

The BIG SPIN starts

China's 1st deep-water rig to drill in S China Sea

The fuck did I just read?

Grantland's MLB ratings: Hey, at least the Red Sox are ahead of the Rockies...

Glacial lake bursts in Nepal, flood kills at least 13 people

Robert Reich: A Question of Timing: What America Can Learn from the Revolt in Europe

Will Bobby Valentine still be Coaching the Red Sox at the All-Star Break?

NREL develops more precise look at cradle-to-grave greenhouse gas emissions for energy technologies

IN Mom Sends Her Bullied Son to School With a Stun Gun

The Only Thing That Will Stop Global Warming Is A Massive Economic Downturn

Paul Krugman: Those Revolting Europeans

Our Hope is in Our Struggle: Reclaiming Land and Life in Honduras

Governor steps in it — all week

From a casual reading of GD, you'd think this election was all about medical marijuana ...

Meet The Press' David Gregory Pushes Absurd NY Post Talking Point

Finally it all becomes clear! Mitt Romney's 2012 Presidential Candidate Questionnaire

Tell the FCC: Enforce the law. Revoke the broadcast licenses held by Rupert Murdoch's media empire.

Texas Woman Jailed For Trying To Fill A Prescription

As Springtime Rolls Around In Japan, Here Come The Genetic Mutations

Inconsequential humans who should never be mentioned by the MSM ever again:

Conservative talk-show host/CNN contributor calls Sarah Palin dumb

"Ex-Gay" group cancels event due to lack of interest...

Indianapolis Mom Sends Bullied Son to School With a Stun Gun

Mother's Day sale at Office Max?

If MiddleFingerMom EVER gets propositioned again, this what he will wear:

Gay Groups Not Showing (NY) Senate Dems The Love

FBI: We need wiretap-ready Web sites - now

Teamsters endorse Obama

I would like to take this opportunity to make my feelings be known to the LGBT Group members.

Can we ban "Romney would be worse" from our discussions on DU?

Romney used federal bailout for Olympics, but opposed government loans to save auto industry

Teamsters endorse Obama

Rewriting the Rules of the Global Economy: Creating Economics That Improve People’s Lives

I really want to trade jobs with someone -- not sure how to pull it off.

(TED Talk) Amory Lovins: A 50-year plan for energy

Germany Austerity Policies: Berlin Unmoved By Votes In France, Greece

Public Transportation brings people together

Is 60 Minutes dancing with the NRA?

Did anyone else just hear Andrea Mitchell declare that marriage is a "sacrament"??

GOP Won't Be Happy Until Only GOP Supporters Can Vote.

Do cell phones cause cancer?

RG3 - Strong Side/Weak Side (some of these are good!)

On the Sexualization of Young Girls

Andrea Mitchell

Crossroads GPS Argues Ads Attacking Candidates Aren't Political

today's media meme: 'it's a virtual tie'

The Real Voter Registration Numbers

Connyland Dolphins Overdosed on Heroin Knockoff

Dear Andrea Mitchell, Marriage is NOT a Sacrament

Why Rules Create Toxic Religion

Another Considerable Rise of EEG Surcharge on the Horizon (Germany)

I saw my first Presidential Bumper Sticker in Naples, Florida

Why does Andrea Mitchell blame both political parties for voter disenfranchisement in this ad?

Biden's support for gay marriage matches most Catholics' views

Social Security Is Not Going Broke

Puppy gets under box...

When we belittle the significance of the other guy's issue...

Symantec: Religious web sites more likely to be infected than pornographic ones

Dolphins die of heroin overdose at zoo

Warning!

"The issue here is not class envy but class entrenchment."

This should be sarcasm, but it isn't: Corbett being honored as beacon of education and the arts!

U.S. Confirms Airstrike Wrongly Killed 6 Afghan Family Members

The Case for Naturalism

Anyone else having trouble with Media Matters?

WATCH LIVE: White House press briefing

Do not open unless you remember human beings were involved.

On the Sexualization of Young Girls

Shocking images from the BP Gulf disaster

So Willard Rmoney fired his gay Foreign Affairs spokesman

Why not a human liberation movement?

Does anyone actually believe that European elections mean anything to the American electorate?

The Day After: Europe Rejects Austerity.

Beach front homeowners landscape public sands to give impression it is private backyard

RNC Chair Slams Obama On Gay Marriage Position

Amid Push For Voter Suppression Laws, Minority Voter Registration Declines

Hollande victory shakes up NATO's Afghan war plans

What progressive theists think about atheism

COVER UP: Behind the Iran-Contra Affair

Brian Dickerson: The case of money v. justice in Michigan's Supreme Court

Monday Toons- Reaction to Europe

Pet Food Recall Question

Monday Toon Roundup 2- repubs and War

Monday Toon Roundup 3- The rest

Talk about spinning facts

You're so Bain (with apologies to Carly Simon)

McCarthy Journalism: Milwaukee Journal publishes searchable data base of recall signers

Republicans Plan to Protect Pentagon by Taking From Poor

Iowa judges who legalized same sex marriage receive Kennedy Profile in Courage Award

Medieval Medicine

Simulated sex featured at ex-Italy PM party: trial

Swiftboating begins...

Head of Irish church apologizes to sex abuse victims

What you may not have known about Credit Checks and Credit Ratings. MUST KNOW AND SCREAM ABOUT

GOP Voter Registration Firm Turns in Thousands of 'Invalid' Registration Forms in California

Did Europe move left? Did we move right in 2010?

I was on a jury where I was the person attacked

Personalities vs Issues

Governor steps in it — all week

how does this make sense?

US Democracy’s Looming Iceberg

I support Chelisa Grimes and Darnell Young

Divided Congress likely to agree on student loans

Shaq is now Dr Shaquille O'Neal. He received his PHD this weekend.

Checkmate!

Denver lawyer loses liability insurance over medical-marijuana clients

Mad Asks...Who Said It? Mitt Romney or Mr. Burns?

Google 'infringed' Oracle's Java in split trial result

Water and Electricity from Turbine

Katherine Kersten's latest communique from bizzaro land..

Number Of PhD Recipients Using Food Stamps Surged During Recession, 5000 janitors with Phds

Romney Refuses To Stand Up To Woman Who Says Obama Should Be ‘Tried For Treason’

Wells Fargo fires employee for 1972 shoplifting conviction! The banksters can kiss my ass!

Greek Conservatives unable to form a government

Germany finds weeds on path to ‘greener’ future

Every birther is racist...

Save a corporation, cut meals on wheels

In the US, you can still say almost anything, but someone just may be listening in

Taking food out of the mouths of the hungry - the disabled, the poor and senior citizens

Huge Republican Voter Registration Scandal (Momentum Political Services)

Anyone ever tried mephisto shoes? I saw an ad about them in a women's magazine and

Attorney: Donor knew money wasn't for Edwards' campaign

93-Year-Old Grandmother Is Suing Pennsylvania Over Voter ID Laws

Clinton warns India over Iranian oil

The American Way of War

Obama Camp: Romney Should Have Stood Up To ‘Treason’ Charge

I So Fed Up With Republicans That I Would Not Rescue One

Obama goes up with $25 million ad buy

Court reverses itself on veterans healthcare overhaul

Democracy Is Dead

Why I am voting for President Obama in three pictures...

The Girlfriend on Your Desk

Insiders Say Christie Would Accept Veep Offer

MiddleFingerMom has always had "nice" tits.

Pseudoscience through the ages

Romney and the Treason Charge--An armchair analysis

"What do Teachers make...?"

Dog food salmonella recall expanded in U.S., Canada

The Rmoney backed Paul Ryan Budget is the same austerity for everyone except the rich

Rising electricity prices have little to do with renewable energy

The Quadrotor Machine Gun

Will Romney Say Something Stupid Enough to Cost Him Any Chance of Election?

Thom Hartmann: Is Alabama the new Lemon Grove?

Italians reject Monti's austerity in local vote

Islamic leaders arrested for conspiracy for trying to cause civil disorder in the US

Carney unsure whether Obama will back Rep. Rangel for reelection

Mind, body and spirit: it's the de-reformation of religion

U.S. To Run First Budget Surplus Since 2008: CBO

No Accountability for Torture - New York Review of Books

What Will Be Barack Obama's Margin Of Victory

Racial profiling law passes in Connecticut

Ron Paul Fails Again

Pak Asks Clinton To ‘Shut Up’

Smooth Criminals: The Republican Al Capones of Voter Registration Fraud

US: CIA Thwarts New Al-Qaida Underwear Bomb Plot

* * * Photography Contest, part 1 * * *

Romney loses major donor

* * * Photography Contest, part 2 * * *

Heavy Metal unites Jews and Muslims

* * * Photography Contest, part 3 * * *

Sen. Kelly Ayotte (wako-NH) seems to want to be Mitten's VP, too

A message of tolerance.

US bad policy makes Taliban stronger: Allen Roland

Photography contest is up and running in GD!

DU Question Re-posted

Famed New Mexico fat cat 'Meow' dies

Thom Hartmann: Conversations w/Great Minds David Frum part 1

'US disregards drones collateral damage'

Thom Hartmann: Conversations w/Great Minds David Frum - part 2

17 Million Children

14 civilians killed in two NATO airstrikes, Afghan officials say

Reuters: Attempt to form Greece government fails after shock poll

Hostess Sends Layoff Notices to All Workers

Weird Facebook interaction

Breaking - CIA foils terror plot

Delta Pulls Advertising From The Daily Show, Catholic League Rejoices

55 year old grandmother auditions for the Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders...

You want a DRONE ATTACK? I got your drone attack right here..

Charles Barkley: Mitt Romney Is 'Going Down' In Nov.

Looks Like Jurors #2 And #5 Need To Do Some Self-Examination.

When Republicans close off every avenue

Reich - The Answer Isn't Socialism; It's Capitalism that Better Spreads the Benefits ...

Maggie Gallagher: Why Gay Marriage Is Worse Than Straight Divorce

Amish farm kids remarkably immune to allergies, study finds

An image that I snagged. Thought some here might find a use for it.

Paul Ryan Challenged By Town Hall Constituents Over Previous Praise Of Ayn Rand (updated)

FOX NEWS: Bomb plot, what bomb plot, the real danger is food stamps.

Ottawa police officer pleads not guilty in strip search case

Great older bands. List them here. I'm talking Boston, Toto, Doobie Brothers

Bill Maher Remembers Johnny Carson 20 Years Later

So, is Mitt Romney a Cylon or a Replicant?

Sooo, what are your thoughts regarding pampas grass?

Growing up female

This was apparently no ordinary underwear bomb!

This sort of Jury Decision makes me believe that DU is still a relatively sensible place

Can you hear me now?

Karzai says Afghan civilian deaths could hinder U.S. pact

Don’t Say Gay Bill Author Claims AIDS is Impossible to Transmit via Heterosexual Sex

Righthaven copyrights fail to sell at auction (zero bids)

Maine’s messy GOP convention hurts Senate hopefuls

"I saw a bat masturbate" is the Lounge phrase for the day.

Mitt admits he's not a typical republican.

WATCH CHRIS MATTHEWS TONIGHT.

US to allocate $1B to Iron Dome

Does Chucky want to be Press Sec. to romney???

Famous 39-Lb. Cat Dies Of Pulmonary Failure

One World Trade Center will be 1776 ft tall, but only 541.3 m: Discuss.

Proof the Right Used Pre-Rally Picture To Claim Obama Arena Was Empty

Fake movies that you'd like to see made into real ones.

Membership list of ALEC published (4 of 5 major oil companies included)

Israeli officials: Knesset must approve West Bank outpost condemned by High Court

Mitt Romney Was Arrested For Disorderly Conduct In 1981

Yo, Gray!

Romney: Obama Will Promise ‘Free Stuff’ To Win Students

T. Boone Pickens: ‘The Biggest Deterrent To An Energy Plan In America Is Koch Industries’

GOP Senate Primary Takes Negative Turn: Hovde and Thompson Trade Attacks (WI)

No LIH on PBO's Watch...

How Would the Environment Fare Under President Romney?

Clifton worker in critical condition after fall into tank of acid

Allowing the dismantling of ACORN was one of the biggest mistakes the dems have

Caption this photo!

Another Racist Shitstorm Brews Over Casting Hunger Games’ Finnick

Putin pledges unity on return to Kremlin, protesters held

Heart warming reunion for soldier home from the Middle East

White House Promises Veto Of GOP Spending Bill Over Cuts Below Last Year's Debt Agreement

Playing the patriotism card for 2012

BPI Closing 3 Plants, Blaming 'Pink Slime' Uproar

Oprah Winfrey Network Losses Approach $330 Million

Paul LePage, Maine Governor, Tells Unemployed Americans To 'Get Off The Couch' And Get A Job

The NSA is building a massive data center in Utah to read every email you'll ever send.

Pakistanis protest continuous US assassination drone attacks

BPI, manufacturers of pink slime, shuts down 3 plants

Sometimes "lock him/her up and throw away the key" is the only thing to do

House Panel Targets Aid to Poor to Spare Defense Cuts

US drone attacks violate international laws: Raza Rabbani

I think I scored some point with my Republican husband today

Five suspected in Ohio bombing attempt plead not guilty

Five suspected in Ohio bombing attempt plead not guilty

'US arms dealers profit from drone strikes'

New research brings satellite measurements and global climate models closer

Look what came in the mail this weekend!

Sister's Graduation

Giants reliever Mota gets 100-game drug suspension

Because this plan worked so gosh-darn well the FIRST time around - FRUIT OF THE BOOM, PART DEUX

Another kind of robbery: Benton Harbor REPEAL RECALL.wmv

Hard vs. soft swing states

Left gets historic chance to pull Greece out of limbo

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TSA Travelers News: Please remove your shoes...and your underwear.

Senate preparing to pass Joe Lieberman's cyber-security bill

I'm going to chip in...

Octomom, Nadya Suleman, Broke And Considering Porn

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton May 5th - May 7th - pics

Romney pays taxes to foreign governments

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Wall St wants to privatize public community COLLEGES too

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There is no way Biden's comments weren't orchestrated

Romney laughs at man who asks him a legitimate question about his $1.5 mil in foreign tax credits

Ever seen a headstone like this one?

U.S. Jewish leader: Release of convicted Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard is 'inevitable'

BPI closing 3 plants, blaming 'pink slime' uproar

This really bothers me.

Colorado cattle are skinny. And fast!

Through the looking glass: dinner with the tea party

Think you are ordering a filet mignon?... You are paying for one, but are you getting one?

Fun with Photoshop . . . Introducing Free Market Defense Bingo!

My favourite ballet, Evelyn Hart.

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B.C. apologizes for 1940s Japanese-Canadian internments

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