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Archives: June 1, 2012

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

Turn on Ed Shultz right fugging now

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:

RomneyEconomics.com on podium of David Axelrod speech

Panetta: No military action in Syria without UN OK

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.

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

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

Psychiatrists

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

Aerobatics

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

FROM IMMIGRANT TO FBI INFORMANT

How many of you would do this wihout hesitation?

Cooperation

Images you should not jerk off to. Post one.

The ED Show - Bill Clinton heads to Wisconsin to campaign against Walker

It was 45 years ago today, Sgt. Pepper taught the band to play.

Obama tells donors health-care fight may loom after court rules

ohiosmith's contribution to the war on terror

Wisconsin still using the 2008 National Electrical Code.

Mother Gives Birth On Toilet For Second Time

Panama’s Lawmakers Approve Creation of Sovereign Wealth Fund

50 photo tips in under 15min.

In Memory of Dr. George Tiller, Warrior for Women

Don't taze us, we're with the media

republicans.

A Sunflower (dial-up warning)

The Julian Assange Show: Occupy Movement

What the "post count" numbers mean at DU

Wish me luck!

If you're struggling to come up with a reason to vote for Obama, here you go:

Did anyone just see the David Letterman show where the guy who was supposed to be a

"I have a police department that arrests felons," Barrett said. "He has a practice of hiring them."

Juries for the Gun group

Hey all. So I was trying to fill in my profile info...

Thread to call on the Justice Department to let the John Edwards case end NOW.

Fukushima Radiation May Actually Save Bluefin Tuna

Thank you Rachel for that news!

Watch these church people and the way they treat "homo's"

NC Legislators Propose Banning Prediction of Sea Rise

(Scott) Walker's office stonewalled DA inquiry, record shows

Bullwinkle's Buffet

FAQ About the Lieberman-Collins Cybersecurity Act

Sharp Words in Final Debate Before Wisconsin Recall Election

Burnet Co. GOP leader going to jail

xPost of kpete OP re: One of the consequences of Election 2012 - SCOTUS

Baby bird found with 2 heads, 3 beaks

Post-contest photographer reveal...

91 years ago...The Tulsa Race Riots (May 31 - June 1, 1921)

'We're tied in Wisconsin.

Colombia's Uribe Accuses Freed French Reporter Of 'Identifying With Terrorism'

Linux Mint Mini-PC Coming Soon

Anyone know of a good documentary on CCD?

We have all heard or used the term 15 minutes of fame. However what would you say

had to post these from a concert i went to last night

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Thursday, May 31)

A bug or two...or three.

Another CA public school student driven out by bullying.

Blast from the past:

Job growth seen stepping up in May

A video about some people interacting with the police regarding a foreclosed home.

"Earharts Anti-Freckle Cream Jar Possibly Found"

Nazi Victim’s Family Told to Return Artifact

If the Republican's Amercia was run like a business

Pew

New products from Vegenaise!

One comment on the Romney Ad

Snigdha Nandipati Wins National Spelling Bee

What's for Dinner ~ Friday June 1st

Misconduct scandal prompts L.A. schools to send 604 teacher discipline cases to state

U.S. tells Fla. to cease voter roll purge

Rachel Barrios-Van Os, Candidate for State Party Chair: Today is a new day.

Thai commerical

Pelosi will be going for austerity in the lame duck session

The greatest mystery of the Inca Empire was its strange economy

For those with painful tooth sensitivity, this works great.

Undercutting prevailing wages is a recipe for economic decline

Krugman: Big Government nations in Europe are doing best

Single Payer would save billions for MA

The "Kick It Over" Manifesto(sign it online!)

Swiped from GD: Women's Voices in Mass Media (yikes.)

I liked the official Bush Presidential Portrait until they changed it.

Bank of America and its lackeys.

City of Buffalo moves $45 million out of JP Morgan to local Bank

Poll : Should Obama dump Holder as Attorney General after the election?

HRP-4C Humanoid Robot now Sings even more naturally: Diginfo

Mitt Romney is a Liar

PA principal rapped for Jaffa beach party

Mars I :Human settlement of Mars in 2023

Very strong coverage on Ed Schultz about the voter purge

Maryland College Student charged with killing, eating man's brain, heart- WTF?

Presidency Spokesman: Any Israeli Unilateral Measure is Unacceptable

Barrett Says Walker Would Sign Right to Work Bill, Walker Avoids the Question

Ad Astra Rocket Company & NASA Sign Agreement on VASIMR Payload Safety & Reliability Support

Bill Clinton goes off message: Calls Romney's Bain Career 'Sterling'

Mayor Bloomberg proclaims Donut Day.

I think Elizabeth Warren is in trouble

Memorial Day, 2030 (xpost)

Obama 2012 Smacks Down Jim Clyburn For Criticizing Bain & Vampire Equity Firms

Dear DU posters- Australia

Astronomers Predict Titanic Collision: Milky Way vs. Andromeda

Post counts & the nation's declining birth rates. Connected?

You ain't seen nothing yet.

Conservatives Attack Scientific Findings About Why They Hate Science (Helping to Confirm the Science

David Sirota: The Legend of the Spat-Upon Veteran

Hot Drone-On-Drone Action

Family window sticker for those with a mini-van, but no kids

Threat to Traditional Marriage (cartoon)

Cole: Mitt can’t decide whether he is afraid of Muslims or wants to give them sophisticated weapons.

Racial violence on the rise in cash-strapped Greece

The Green Lantern is Gay

Funny Friday...

Aerial surveillance is OK for other people but not Nebraska feedlots.

Israeli minister urges unilateral declaration of Palestinian borders

George Carlin on "bi-partisanship"...

Wal-Mart and Medtronic dump ALEC

Irony, thy name is 2012 ...

Best article I've read on the JE trial: The Edwards Trial: A Bad Idea From Before the Start

Kirk co-sponsored bills helping onetime girlfriend's clients

The Dumb and Dangerous Anti-Drug Propaganda in the Miami Zombie Story

Just returned from 4000 mile road trip from east coast to Kansas and back.

PSA: Where to Get Free Doughnuts on National Doughnut Day

Hedges: The Christian Right's Crusade Against Gays Is Far Scarier Than You Think

If you tweet,

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

Kirk co-sponsored bills helping onetime girlfriend's clients to the tune of $5.3 million

'First Amendment rights can be terminated': When cops, cameras don't mix

10 Billionaires' Dirty Tricks to Rig the System

Reservation Deaths: Feds to re-examine Pine Ridge cases (AP via Native Times)

So how are the Bread and Circuses going down in your patch?

Women Penalised for being ‘Angry’ but Men Rewarded for Same Trait …It’s Enough to Make you Furious

what plug in are you using for archive calendar bottom right

Denver Post: Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is drowning in beer

May payroll employment changes little (+69,000); jobless rate essentially unchanged (8.2%)

I'm a lesbian and I like breasts

One Million Moms issues fatwa against JC Penney

Logical Fallacy

On Why There Aren't Any Monsters Under Your Bed...

Two articles I posted in the Native American forum you might want to check out

Despite Breivik's attacks, right-wing extremists play a minor role in Norway

Google warned to change search results or face court over antitrust issues

That explains a lot

Romney Birth Certificate Also Says 'Amercia'

Robert Reich comes up with the perfect bumper sticker:

Dismal jobs report

Krugman nails it, again.

Will Pitt: Not with a bang, but a Derp: It's Mitt

"I never had enough money to buy justice. As far as the justice system goes, it is all we have."

Boehner On Jobs Report: Weak Economy ‘Sad New Normal’

'Serpent-Handling' West Virginia Pastor Dies From Snake Bite

The Euro's Democratic Deficit (tied to the legitimacy of the EU)

If Dow futures trading is any indication ...

The Irony Lurking in Bush's Official Portrait (What a Moran)

Interesting: Dr. Seuss WWII Cartoons Reflect Author's Politics (progressive) And Imagination

John Nichols: Scott Walker tries to buy an election — and a state

Romney: Jobs Report Is ‘Devastating News’ For American Families

Washington scores poorly on gun control

"Your First Amendment rights can be terminated"

Mr. Ailes Gets The Morning News

68,000 jobs ADDED, not 750,000 jobs LOST.

Admit it: You always kind of knew Green Lantern was gay.

Aunt Carol

Putin: will help find 'positive results' in Syria

Barrett OWN's WALKER: "I have a police department that arrests felons-He has a habit of hiring them"

Are your local right wing radio hosts kookier than the main stream kooks?

This Week in Poverty: Janitors Strike in Houston?

The Morning Plum: If you vote out Obama, it will make you feel better

Republican "War On Women" Is Not A Left-Wing Invention

Work trauma. How do you deal with it? I have horrendous anxiety when

Prince George’s proposed gun registry is a reasonable approach to crime

Wage Theft: A Crime Without Punishment?

Weak U.S. Hiring Adds to Global Gloom

The GOP has declared war against President Obama and the American people.

Peak oil notes - May 31

Peak oil notes - May 31

BOWIE fans: Stream the entire 40th Anniversary Edition of "Ziggy Stardust" on Rolling Stone's site

How the crooks at Goldman Sachs helped cook the books for Greece

Why JE must be discredited at all costs.

I'm kind of discouraged with how things seem to be going with the campaign

Fracking Fatalities: Organized Labor Implores Federal Agencies to Stop the Killings

how many jobs has the republican congress created since 2010?

Is Quickbooks Pro 2012 crap?

John Edwards Verdict Draws Mixed Reactions from O.J. Simpson, God (Borowitz chimes in on verdict)

yum!

As Einstein Said

Nancy serves Mitt lemonade & cookies, anoints with coveted from-beyond-the-grave Ronnie benediction

Do teachers and other governmental employees *really* make more than private sector workers?

Chris Hedges: RW Fundie Anti-gay Crusade is "Far Scarier Than You Think"

Squirrel survives stare down with Disney monorail

Very intriguing article about Wisconsin...

Gonorrhoea becoming untreatable, health experts warn

69,000 jobs and m$nbc runs this headline: Jobs growth all but stalls; jobless rate rises to 8.2%

Drumbeat: June 1, 2012

Drumbeat: June 1, 2012

Aspirin 'may prevent skin cancer'

Closing Bank Accounts Will cost You, Group Finds.- AP, Yahoo News.

Robocops by Matt Bors

Pic Of The Moment: Bush Portrait Unveiled At White House

Celebs without makeup -- on purpose

India snubs US sanctions on Tehran

Corporate Message Clear Elect Republicans - America Held Hostage

The road not taken

Survey USA--Obama leads Mittens 57-36 in California

The myth of the businessman-president:

New Poll: Obama up 51-40 in Washington State

Ol' Newt must be high or something...

The Austerity Agenda By PAUL KRUGMAN

"We are not interested in good relations with the US"

Wisconsin John Doe investigation launched -AFTER- Scott Walker's office stonewalled initial inquiry

*** Gets out her staple gun and hangs a sign with today's lunch special at the DU Cafeteria ***

Beijing Embassy bans book as “it would anger the Chinese” {think Chinese extraction}

How do YOU keep people from feeding your kids, your dogs or your cats?

It's Green Lantern!

Obama popular in Canada and the UK.

A definitive Economic Debate

My dog Rocky and I have a mutual understanding not unlike the deficit understanding between Dems and

Justice Department Demands Florida Stop Purging Voter Rolls

Members with Jumbo Giant Post Counts:

Wish me luck. Today is my first as a Walmart greeter.

Were Democrats Right to Block Gay Nominee to N.J. Court?

Right wing falls in love with Mitt Romney ... because they finally realize he's kind of a jerk

Gridlock in Congress caused by GOP obstructionism is to blamed.

"My American guests were fascinated with all the gay nannies in Sweden."

Tom Barrett's amazing moment that even local news admits was the highlight of the debate

Irish voters 'back EU fiscal pact' - early results

W & The Invisible Hand?

Breastfeeding moms in uniform stir controversy

The Ancient Sexual Revolution that May Have Spurred Human Monogamy

Robert Reich: "Republicans will have a field day with today's jobs report..."

Boehner: "If (Democrats) had taken our advice and worked with us, the economy would be better."

Bill Clinton criticizes Obama's Bain attacks, praises Romney's ‘sterling business career'

Looks like Polywell got another two years of funding

4 Days To Wisconsin Recall: How You Can Help

What to make of this post

Obama Order Sped Up Wave of Cyberattacks Against Iran

Autopsy Blames Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s Officers In Death Of Latino Military Veteran

Three ways of looking at Employment

Visit Afghanistan's 'Little America,' and See the Folly of For-Profit War

Obama Order Sped Up Wave of Cyberattacks Against Iran

Big Paychecks, Tiny Tax Burdens: How 21,000 Wealthy Americans Avoided Paying Income Tax

Elections Officials Throughout Florida Refuse To Use Rick Scott’s Inaccurate Lists To Purge Voters

Mexico left in the dark on Fast and Furious, ambassador says

Chris Hedges: The Christian Right's Crusade Against Gays Is Far Scarier Than You Think

Felipe Calderon's presidency in peril

Joe Scarborough: Mitt Romney's Heckler Admission Was 'Mystifying'

It is really sad how the media is giving free republican talking points to the dismal unemployment

20,000 apply for 877 Ala. Hyundai plant jobs

High School Atheist Smacks Down School Prayer in TX

Martin Short on Kathie Lee gaffe: People make mistakes

Record-Breaking Republican Obstructionism

The definition of "baseload power plant" seems to be evolving.

American nuns come out swinging against Vatican in face of ‘radical feminist’ accusations

Romney's new economic ad--It'll be morning in America if you elect Ol' Mitt

U.S. boosts drug war in Central America

Freak-out a Friday!! Please come CAPTION Bill-O, the Fecal Clown!!!

U.S. boosts drug war in Central America

Yes, we added 69,000 jobs in the May Employment Report

Manufacturing in U.S. Expanded at a Slower Pace in May

Bloomberg defends his large cup ban on National Doughnut Day

Morgan Student Admits To Eating Joppatowne Man’s Body Parts; Charged With First-Degree Murder

Somalia donor money 'goes missing'

A Terse Warning for Euro States: Do Something Now

The end of the galaxy as we know it?

Venezuela bans private gun ownership

Chrysler Enjoys 30-Percent Sales Increase in May, All Brands Report Sales Gain

Marcellus Shale Coalition: In the Lobby

Construction Spending in U.S. Rose in April for a Second Month

"I have a police department that arrests felons, he has a practice of hiring them."

Bilderberg 2012 - Conspiracy theorists please please please just GO AWAY

Wisconsin Teen arrested for hitting girl with an arrow

Big Dog to speak in Wisconsin any minute now. Hope he doesn't discuss Walker's "sterling" career.

Will anybody in the media put the blame for these job reports where it deserves to be: on the GOP?

NPR program on the health care law and the Supreme Court is so detached, like most media coverage...

Two More Gruesome Stories in The News Involving Cannibalism and Self Mutilation

I don't want to live in a place that bans soda

Bill Clinton To Campaign For Barrett In Milwaukee Today

"Pondering the 'what,' not the 'who,' of Vatileaks"

Hedges: The Christian Right's Crusade Against Gays Is Far Scarier Than You Think

Retail sales rise 3.9% in May, topping expectations

[PODCAST] The Fight for American Liberalism from Roosevelt to Obama

DU Album of the Day: "Tonic for the Troops" The Boomtown Rats

Will Kansas Legislators Encourage Doctors to Lie and Deny Sick Women Care?

***MFM Friday Reports***

"I don't generally believe in interventionist policies, but I think it's time....

Shell’s Pulling Out of Libya

Mexico drug war displaces families in Sinaloa highlands

Help ID this spectacular Dove (or Pigeon?)

Walker's Staff Campaigning at Work: Asked Paper to do a Hit Piece on Moderate Dale Schultz

Elections Officials Throughout Florida Refuse To Use Rick Scott’s Inaccurate Lists To Purge Voters

Zing!

Assumptions that Bush is drunk are unfair

The President is in Minnesota

The Chart That Proves Mitt Romney's Pants Are Very Much On Fire

The Rude Pundit: Alas, John Edwards

2YEARS of FAILED BONEheadBLOCKING CONgress is SHOVING US into a DOUBLE-DIP RECESSION!

Awwwwwwww!

Dragon Splashes Down

Blame Congress for the slump in employment? Of course, blame Congress.

Oxfam: Sale of ammunition 'must be regulated'

Early Voter in WI Recall Instructed to mark ballot with a #2 Pencil--suspicious

This Brilliant And Riveting Ad Shows How Scott Walker Will Be Remembered

Keiser Report: Unelected Officials

Clinton rallies Wisconsin Democrats before recall

Appreciation thread for my congressman, Rep. Ted Deutch (re: Florida voting purge)

Fix this house. Who is familiar with this show?

Venezuela bans private gun ownership

Dumbest Girls Ever Steal Girl Scout Money (raw interview)

Nuns push back on Vatican report, calling it unsubstantiated and scandal-causing

INSTRUCTIONS to Bill Clinton, Cory Booker, and All Surrogates ------>

Bill Clinton Slams Walker For ‘Divide And Conquer’ In Wisconsin

I'm a big advocate for breast feeding, but even I can't get behind this..(Warning, disturbing image)

You want to fight obesity, try banning HFCS (high fructose corn syrup)

401(k) Fees May Cut 30 Pct From Retirement Balance

The Photo That Changed the World...

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

Well, Scott Walker, are you a crook?

Obama Justice Dept. Moves Decisively To Challenge And Stop Florida's Voter Purge

Walker Criminal Scandal Began with Scheme to Rip Off Vets

Question for everyone: Should I do another "DU Demographics"?

Mars One introduction film - 2023 human settlement of Mars

media goes viral over bill clinton's wisconsin speech

I'm making chili today.

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

Scott "John Doe" Walker has hired criminal attorneys

I missed the portrait unveiling yesterday but this photo really made me LOL

Answer to Cameras being installed across north country on poles.

Thom Hartmann: Pastor Knapp - get your bedroom & virginity police organized

Richard Land's radio show canceled over Trayvon Martin comments

Serendipity

Russia Today- Bilderberg 2012 Power Elites Plot in Secrecy

Romney on CNBC . . . "Putting Jobs First". No seriously, THAT'S his slogan.

Some old pictures

Papantonio: Industry Covers Up Blood Thinner Dangers

Bill Clinton heads to Wisconsin to campaign against Walker

Waitress Gets Half-Million Dollar Tax Refund

Schmootzi the Clod and Meshugunah Joe of God’s Favorite Beefcake murdered @ Stl's Cafe Racer (photo)

A Crazy Fact You Need To Know When Arguing Politics

Re: Post count visible.

Romney vs. Obama - Top Campaign Donors

Femastrology: June, 2012

And now, a dose of the real world:

Mr. Vice President Bad Ass

So, we've have enough seriousness for a while, the other post reminded me, how about this quiz?

Gila N.F. Fire Largest In New Mexico History, Spreading In All Directions As Dry West Braces - WP

So, Mitt's dad was born in Mexico...

Complex Of Behaviors, Higher Temps & Plant Toxins Could Create Dangerous World For Future Herbivores

how many of you get "SMOKE" as a weather forecast?

Jeb Bush: 'I'm not going to be VP candidate'

JPMorgan fined for wash trades in oil, gasoline

Brazilian President Uses Line-Item To Veto About A Dozen Clauses In Controversial Forest Law

Olympics 2012: Carrying the flame

"All commercial vehicles traveling the roads during the 72 hours will be stopped"

Scott Walker Supporter Arrested At Bill Clinton Rally

Rainy Friday seems like the perfect day to be creative AND brush the cats....

An astronomical illumination: Univ of Iowa’s Scudder makes first observations of process

Jurors say evidence fell short in Edwards' campaign money trial

Robert Reich: The Job Stall

Indigenous journalist found dead in Medellin

Recession? Depression? The politics of the thing...

Indigenous journalist found dead in Medellin

Greece's debt woes mutate into energy crisis

Bill Clinton Slams Walker For ‘Divide And Conquer’ In Wisconsin

House Democratic leaders blame poor jobs numbers on GOP obstructionism

Treehouse

Sen. Jim Ferlo(D Pa)joins UPMC unionizing effort!

Obama's Magic Wand

Scott Walker is a "dead bang loser" for Wisconsin. - Bill Clinton

A Spacesuit Ballet

today assembly and state senate candidates need to have their signitures in

Gold and the jobs report: If you only knew the power of the dark side

Dream big Dreams - pics

Is criticizing the President's stand on Bain capital by Democrats some kind of

Did Andrea Mitchell seriously just cut off President Obama's push to hire Veterans in order to

Sex and Calories (a little Friday humor)

Israeli soldier and Palestinian militant killed on Gaza border

"A Simple Curve". Excellent little movie.

Thom Hartmann: There's something rotten in Michigan - Jeff Timmer

Some days you shouldn't get out of bed

Ellen DeGeneres to Appear with Obama for LGBT Reelection Fundraiser

Drone hunting craze to replace weekend skeet shoots....

County elections officials to halt controversial voter purge

China 'arrests high-level US spy' in Hong Kong - reports

He's good enough, smart enough

Birtherism Will Never, Ever Die -- Get Used to It

Men Can Stop Rape’s new College Bystander Intervention campaign.

When billionaires pay ZERO Taxes...Isn't SOMETHING Wrong?

I'm sick of Mike Papantonio BASHING Eric Holder

Honolulu Judge Seals Video of Fatal Shooting Inside Waikiki Restaurant

New Honduras Top Cop Once Investigated in Killings

New Honduras Top Cop Once Investigated in Killings

Spidercat! (video)

I just hit the Diablo 3 jackpot

I scored a day off today. Ask me anything.

GM to Cut Pension Obligation by $26 Billion

Bush Vs. Zombies

Judge revokes bond for George Zimmerman, charged with 2nd-degree murder in death of Trayvon Martin.

Romney’s Press Coverage More Positive Than Obama’s In The Past Year, Study Shows

Guide to the Venus transit

Tom Morello on Occupy Bilderberg

Hester Eisenstein - Gender Equality in a Post-Capitalist Society

Anyone hear of the musician Fink?

Bill Clinton touched me today.

romney is running on his business experience...but don't talk about his business experience

Nearly Half Of The New Jobs In America Were Created By One Industry

49% to 49%

The Job Market Crashes to Earth

Prosecutors: Revoke Zimmerman's bond

National Review writer: 18-year-olds are too stupid to vote and should be beaten...

Zombie Apocalypse: CDC Denies Existence Of Zombies Despite Cannibal Incidents

This is fun...

Wake up America!

Latest Warren "Outrage!!" - Parents Eloped, Says She. Breitbartians Dig Up Marriage Cert

Caption this picture

Anybody else having problems with iCloud mail?? Keep getting "wrong password" msg,

Mitt Romney Dog Video...

Obama up by 13 in new New Mexico Poll

Are We About to See Another Stolen Presidential Election?

Bill Clinton on behalf of Mayor Tom Barrett

Now begins the juror interviews and speculation about whether Edwards was really guilty

Forget Romney's record at Bain or as Governor

Monbiot seem disillusioned with the pronuclear government he has been promoting

This is from a Wisconsin canvass person who was in the field, very moving stuff

Former President Clinton on behalf of Mayor Tom Barrett Video X-post

The GOP: The price of tribal betrayal

Hey admins: Can't we pin EarlG's post "4 Days To Wisconsin Recall: How You Can Help"

We only have 4Bil yrs left, according to NASA. Should we even try to get things right

Urban Outfitters loves Mitt

40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken

Video: Former President Clinton on behalf of Mayor Tom Barrett

BREAKING-Judge Revokes Zimmerman's Bond!

Rwandan minister sentenced to life for key role in genocide

End of the week LOL's (June 1st) - pics

Canada quits UN tourism body over Mugabe appointment

John Edwards trial jurors: Panel majority wanted to acquit

"It's not the President's job to create jobs." - Republicans???

(Canadian) Copyright board to charge for music at weddings, parades

Ottawa wins appeal to block RCMP union

The religious authorities and pundits are wrong: Technology is good for religion

Phone hacking: News International could face more than 500 claims

JC Penney replies to a Joe My God reader. You'll love it.

Southern Baptists reprimand top official over Trayvon Martin remarks

Men's Porn Use Linked to Unhappy Relationships

Freeper: "They want Zimmerman in jail so he can be whacked by another prisoner..."

Eurozone jobless rate hits record 11%

Brazil stimulus fails to boost growth

Defiant Spain to test the bond market

IMHO, This Election IS NOT Going To be About the Economy

Trying to help Mom connect to net, message "EI cannot display this webpage".

dupe...

Pretty good post in Jacksonville Craigslist R & R on Mitt and his lies.

Milwaukee paid abusers to leave priesthood

(Jewish) Conservatives Give Gay Wedding Guidance

President Obama tours the Honeywell Golden Valley facility in Minneapolis - pics

HEALTH UPDATE:

Dayum... DC area white-out storms

Jeb Bush Says He Would Back Tax Increases to Reduce Deficit

Do YOU think it's time to end the tax exempt status of churches?

ALEC Slips Exxon Fracking Loopholes into New Ohio Law

Free for June: War of 1812 Collection on Fold3

President Meets Precious Myra in Minnesota

I've posted about engineered hardwood floors before, but now that I'm setting in to do it...

Mayweather surrenders to begin jail sentence

40 Hollywood celebrities who are republicans

Hurricane names list is now out:

Something liberals should really think about...

Michael Talbot's Holographic Universe

Sheep rain down on highway after truck flips over

I bet I know why Warren claimed Native American heritage.

Russ Feingold: Vote Barrett and Put Wisconsin First

My e-mail to reporter of biased article on last night Barrett-Walker debate

I just made love to a toothbrush. It was like living a raunchy commercial.

HELP please, quick.

40 Celebrities Who Are Democrats

Adorable vintage photographs of gay & lesbian couples

"Seeing Jesus" - A damn fine LTE in my paper this morning. Read, it will lift you up

Barrett's campaign spoof's Scott Walker in Youtube. Well played.

Other than the spicy sausage, what is a "hot link" and how do I know when I do it?

GOP’s Rogers faces felony assault charge

Raising Threshold for Bush Tax Cuts from $250,000 to $1 Million Would Lose almost half the revenue

lest our republican and media 'friends' forget....

vampires, hot links, I was thinking DU

Hi from SoCal, and WELCOME! calimary here! DU isn't just a website, it's a think tank!

Moderator abuse of power in LBN-

Medical marijuana legalized in Connecticut

Cuban Thyme/Cuban Oregano. The will to live is strong.

Revealed: LynneSin's people stash......

One xtian just got this Ohio atheism billboard taken down

Atheist Turkish pianist Say to face jail: lawyer

Is Pennsylvania no longer a swing state?

Former state senator launches write-in campaign for McCotter's seat

Flying in a sardine can and other travel misery

Former President Bill Clinton at a Get Out The Vote Rally for Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett - pics

Doug Koesel, Cleveland Priest, Writes: What The Nuns' Story Is Really About

The Bee Fly

What's a good reason a person would have two passports?

Anyone know anything about Greater Wisconsin Political Fund?

You just gotta love this pic..

Pro-smoking activists threaten and harass health campaigners (in UK)

Chen Guangcheng- We cannot just copy Western democracy...we also need to learn Eastern democracy --

Exclusive: One Million Moms Deletes ‘Green Lantern Is Gay’ Post After Flood Of Pro-Gay Comments

Proof that cats can read your mind.

Romney Economics: Republicans on Romney's Massachusetts Record

Pastor in Seneca, KS calls for killing of homosexuals

Tool Time: Bloomberg Takes on Big Soda

Obama Zombie Apocalyopse PAC

Mike Malloy's serialized reading of Orwell's 1984 - how much did he read?

U.S. asks Iraq to extradite Hezbollah suspect

Happy birthday to my phone!

Kabakovs’ Cuban project provokes US government in election year

Bill Clinton and Tom Barrett - Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Complete Speech

Is FISA Unconstitutional?

The economic chaos lurking around the corner

Let's measure:

The Lousy Jobs Number & Obama's Original Sin

Broken Promises: Romney's Massachusetts Record

TCM Schedule for Sunday, June 3, 2012 -- What's On Tonight: Essentials, Jr. - E.G. Marshall

There are 'regular' marriages and there are 'gay' marriages...here's the difference

Maryland man accused of cannibalism ranted on Facebook

Question about all the ads for us non members.

TYT: Drone Strikes Strengthening Al-Qaeda

Dear Juror number 4: Very adorable commentary

niall ferguson + civilization on PBS

Kansas House Speaker Mike O’Neal to retire

Cambodia to Ask Met to Return 10th-Century Statues

Today's Strange Gay News: Manhunt continues for ‘killer bisexual porn actor’

Exiled Cubans Living in Spain Feel Abandoned as Benefits Dry Up

U.S. lawyer locked in $1.74 St. Stephen border dispute (Canada)

The Lounge has given up.

How do I stop an unwanted text message?

Homo Scientificus According to Beckett

Which one of you lovely Loungers is going to Fedex me some (click)

I've made it clear I have insomnia.

Kobach faces hostile questioning at Wichita meeting

Pittsburgh Penguins Fan Sues Team For Texting Him Too Frequently

U.S. unleashed Stuxnet worm on Iran: leak

My humble offering for this Friday Afternoon Challenge, DUers! Today: Influences and Borrowings!

Nicki Minaj: Murder Suspect was Not My Backup Dancer

I want these MSNBC talking heads to stop

The SILLIEST and MOST PETTY complaint ever on DU.....or is it?

Blowback: Might It Spread Beyond Drones?

Should we poke and screw with Meta?

My cat just ate some fig Newman cookies.

Stephen Colbert Mocks Obama's Civilian Casuality Standards (VIDEO)

Question

Man cuts off wife's lips and eats them.

WI recalls judge who revoked bond on man who cut off his own penis and ate it.

Scott Walker Supporter Arrested At Bill Clinton Rally

REBROADCAST: Pres Obama on jobs and US economy -- C-SPAn at 5:50 pm Eastern

Near Bisbee - - - > Sleep while I drive

Rachel Maddow - Romney's lying problem

Ethics rebukes Coburn over involvement in Ensign scandal

Venue Slams Hateful RADFEM2012 Conference. Thrown out!

Thom Hartmann: Should sugar be regulated?

Crashing the US Senate primary for Taitz?

Do we need to disguise ourselves to get closer?

I can't beat any records here, but I just made it to 7000 posts.

The POWERFUL Anti-War Video That'll Send Chills Down Your Spine

If things keep up the way they are going lately...

Let’s just say it: The Republicans are the problem - Ornstein & Mann (Brookings Inst)

I'm off to the concert / rally. Report with pics tomorrow.

Tweety is on fire today

CDC: No zombie apocalypse, move along, nothing to see here...

Mike Elk gets microphone ripped out of hands

Republicans are finding it difficult to BS questions that are asked of them

Malcolm Gladwell Unmasked: A Look Into the Life & Work of America’s Most Successful Propagandist

How a 9-Year-Old Girl's Food Blog Forced Healthier Lunch Options

Malcolm Gladwell Unmasked: A Look Into the Life & Work of America’s Most Successful Propagandist

***POTUS on C-SPAN now,

Irish voters back EU's new fiscal pact

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

Which one of you lovely Loungers is going to Fedex me some (dick)

I sometimes worry about people who post in this forum. I see a bit too much of this...

same guy?

boom laka laka laka nt

Civil rights organizations and labor unions seek repeal of Alabama's immigration law

Mysterious Cameras on Utility Poles in New York - Under Investigation - June 1, 2012

Portable computer; laptop, netbook, what have you for bicycle touring?

THIS Lesbian is in FULL support of my Trans sisters and brothers!

I hate when that happens...

Bill Clinton has been a real morale buster today...

I'm posting up a couple of articles from the League..........

Tom Barrett is on Rev Al right now

Dumb question time

Britain files suit against EU over short-selling rules

One murder charge dropped against US soldier accused in Afghan killings

Another article from the League. This one on Greece........

GOP Congressman: Women Who Undergo Abortions Should Face Criminal Charges

TED head: Online video, education platform are the future

Weekend Economists: What Goes Up....June 1-3, 2012

Everybody needs somebody to lean on. - pic

Mr. Walker Lies to Washington

Little DU help with this anti-ALEC petition?

Urban Outfitters loves Mitt

Ending (10 month) Lockout, Teamsters Wrap Agreement With Sotheby’s

Can Copy Editors Really Save Amercia, and Does Amercia Want Saving?

What the f*** is up with HuffPo

Friday Talking Points (213) -- A Quick One

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

FDA goes to court to secure drugs for lethal injections

Whatcha' going to do when a guy gets flirty ?

Add a +2 to Barrett/Mitchell

A Theatrical Patriarch, Onstage and Off

Any Elric fans here?

George Zimmerman Heading Back to Jail

Black Women’s Transitions to Natural Hair

HLN, Jane Valez-Mitchell, discussing Zimmerman right now.

Early voting in WI ... 182,000 early votes.

James 5

Time to get my garden on.

Any activists out there that want to help change the narrative on unemployment?

Clinton speaks in support of Barrett

Rep George Miller (D-Calif): The GOP Plan to Win Power by Killing Jobs Is Morally Indefensible

Pro-Life Cartoon: Stop Killing Babies!

Bashir: "You always wanted to undermine the President-but what you've done-is undermine the country"

I believe that life begins at conception, he says...(Another cartoon)

n/t

Warning to US Journalists: Do NOT Ask Difficult Questions of Powerful CEOs

YES! Assembly passes bill allowing Calif. voters to register at any time, including on Election Day

Yikes: Louisiana's bold bid to privatize schools

NCTE Releases Trans Job Discrimination “Know Your Rights” Guide

(Judge) Roy Moore: Secular government will lead to Sharia law in the U.S.

Paralyzed rats run again: Could method help humans?

BlackBerrys aren’t cars: Jim Flaherty rules out RIM aid

The White House Responds to petition to back out of ACTA.

"Observers: Edwards Case was Doomed from the Start" (Greensboro, NC(AP)

Interesting radio sound collage about religion

Former NBA player Orlando Woolridge dead at 52

Gwen Moore's Poem, "Scott Walker We Don't Want You No More" Part 1

Best absence note ever.

REBROADCAST: Wisconsin Governor Recall Debate: Walker v Barrett-- C-SPAn at 8pm (***NOW***)

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