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Archives: June 8, 2012

Luring women off the road with a flashing police light and a genuine police uniform is no prank

Rush Limbaugh Enraged When Michelle Obama Does Something He Can’t: A Push Up

i need some sympathy

What's for Dinner ~ Friday June 8th

Man converts dead cat into a helicopter. At least he didn't convert it into a Mormon.

Gay Marriage Will Reach Supreme Court

Be Prepared--for SKWEEEEEEEEEEEE so cute you can't believe it!

Country for Sale

"God exists outside of space and time"

San Jose pension fight heads to the courtroom

Liberal Dems pushing $10 p/hr wage hike faces stiff opposition...from other Dems...

Karzai condemns U.S. airstrike

Romney is dangerous to this country and its citizens

7 Occupy the Farm protesters won't face charges

Obama warns of congressional inaction on student loan bill

Mitt Romney’s Hotmail Account Allegedly Hacked By Guessing His Pet’s Name!

Suicides at 10-year high in US military

Doc Martin looks good. Just watched the first episode.

Feds selling stake in Georgia bank, six others (winding down TARP)

US banks face $60bn capital shortfall

Treasury Toughens Rules for Firms to Move to Low-Tax Nations

Apple faces iPad fine in Australia

Mexican man gets double arm transplant

In Haiti, industrial park fuels hope and anxiety

Forty years after Watergate, investigative journalism is at risk

Nicaragua to Build $30 Billion Waterway to Rival Panama Canal

Augusto Pinochet documentary prompts protest in Chile

When a Republican complains about federal spending just spit on him

Rachel Maddow - Crowdsource project circumvents GOP block on new disclosure rule

Turning Our Backs On Unions - Joe Nocera/NYT

Ex-Aide to Senator Pleads Guilty in Scheme That Snared Only Him

Well, Rick, looks like that perverted piechart just keeps on servin' it up!

Charlie Rose??? anyone watching?? the lesser " * " is on.....


TCM Schedule for Friday, June 8 -- What's On Tonight: Creepy Old Mansions

Hello and welcome! I'm auntAgonist and I host the Bereavement Group, a small

NY commuter train driver caught reading the newspaper while the train is in motion...

Need to shed a pound or few? NRaleighLiberal and I co-host the weight loss and maintenance group

Bi-partisan hug...

Jesus...Class Warfare Is ON...

They kicked over a rock and what did they see?.......

Forced marriage to become criminal offence, David Cameron confirms

Arizona Tries to Keep Reins Tight as It Starts Regulating Medical Marijuana

NK threatens S. Korean media for possible attack

First Tabletop X-Ray Laser {more or less} (C&EN)

The most attractive country in Asia

Since Obama took Office

So The Question Is... Do Yo Want THIS Guy In Your Living Room For The Next Four Years ???

Florida Governor Plans to Use Fear of Zombies to Suppress Voter Turnout

Florida Governor Plans to Use Fear of Zombies to Suppress Voter Turnout (SATIRE)

Toons: The Laboratory of Democracy, Restriction on Freedom, Puppetry and More. - 6/7/12

Honeybee virus: Varroa mite spreads lethal disease (BBC)

Article in NY Times predicted Kennedy's assassination almost two months before it happened

Recall Election Fraud in Wisconsin? You Betcha!

I have to tell this

Everybody here needs to see the movie or read the book Moneyball


Live stream: The Shiba Inu Puppy Cam

Rulings Due on WikiLeaks Dismissal Motions

Gloat Free NBA Post-Season Scores (Thursday, June 7)

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Thursday, June 7)

the best promotion of a nickelback concert ever

Taking off on a holiday.............

Bush tax cuts remain key to budget divide

Private charity has never been enough. Look back to "Potato" Pingree,

Anybody here sporting a PS Vita?

EU states prepare rules for suspending visa-free travel

Whoa! Best be careful shoppin' at the Walmart

APNewsBreak: Pentagon halts free guns for police

Amid Economic Crisis, Spain Ponders Taxing Catholic Church Property

Seriously after hearing all this stuff come out about Mitt would you rather see another person win

Emirates readies oil export detour to avoid Hormuz

Coming Out Atheist Is Not the Same Thing As Coming Out LGBT

Franciscan friars back American nuns in Vatican spat

The Minimum Wage and Making Work Pay

Toronto Council Votes to Ban Bags: Report

Hemp legalization added to Senate farm bill

Finder of Flame Virus Tells Israel to Stop Before It’s Too Late

The Television Critics Association Announces 2012 TCA Award Nominees

Hyundai receives 22,000 applications for 877 jobs

The efforts of Tunisia, Egypt and Libya to recover billions in dictators' assets

Colbert nails A Teacup Pig's Partisan Politics. Very funny

what the other guy posts

Ginsu Romney

Is this realy true

Greece's tax chief, "Ms. Lagarde is right". "If we could recover even half of them (taxes evaded),

Nate Silver: Obama has a 61.6% chance of winning reelection

Kreep and Peed

hey where are the leaders of this party

6 Government Surveillance Programs Designed to Watch What You Do Online

How Police and Traffic Light Companies Are Conspiring to Give You More Tickets

Jazzy Jeff's 'Summertime' sounding like a piss take

How to End the Nightmare of Jobless America

Americans Cling To Jobs As U.S. Workforce Dynamism Fades

How do we know WTF he did and didn't do when he pulled people over?

U.N. observers mass for 2nd try at accessing alleged Syria massacre site

Fire up a Friday! Please come CAPTION the Mitt-ster!!!!

BOOK REVIEW: Religious writings, as poetry

A Hidden Economic Ideology: 6 Flaws in the CBO's Report

One question about Mitt and his term as Govenor. Why did this stuff come out while he was Governor?

Power district worker critically injured

The words of the day - "Fiscal Cliff"

Romney visits the Bluffs today

My blue state of Michigan has passed the most radical

NJ: Christie to AARP: We want you to have an income tax credit against property tax bills

US Senate candidate Fischer (R-NE) hits up D.C. fundraisers

The singlemost important invention of humanity.

Washington Times: Declining number of union members affects all workers’ salaries

When the Atheists Are Right

"Nonviolence is not at all passive...It involves strikes, boycotts, non-cooperation...."

Neocons Press for Syrian Action

Has Bill Clinton Now Muddled MICHELLE Obama's Message?

Religious leaders unite to oppose marriage amendment

Jesse Kelly, Republican Seeking Gabrielle Giffords' Arizona Seat, Shown With Gun In Super PAC Ad

Too Much Faith in Markets Denies Us the Good Life

As Japan Stops Saving, a Crisis Looms

David Sirota: The War on Whistle-Blowers

Do you know that there is an ad that looks like it's against Bill Nelson FL

I'm a rebel.

"...smartest guy in the room..."

Can we have a group that helps members quit DU?

BREAKING: Obama Press Conference at 10:15am ET this for real? Not a financial person, so no clue


If I want to be middle aged

"Meet the Press" hits 20-year ratings low

Lot of people don't think long-term any more

romney calls Obama Presidency a 'moral failure'..fuck you mitt

Cars vandalized in Jewish-Arab village: 'Regards from Ulpana'

Dmitry Orlov: Fragility and Collapse: Slowly at first, then all at once

New Romney Ad Touts His Record As Massachusetts Governor

Never fear, MFM is back on the job. Criminals beware!

Italian Grocer Deploys ‘Scan and Bag’-Style Technology

Update on Bei Bei Shuai: Bad News From Indiana{war on women}

Link to the Actual Injunction of Section 1021 of the NDAA and Discussion

Obama Seeking Ally on Europe Finds Merkel a Tough Sell

Antidepressants in water trigger autism genes in fish

On ‘sex-positivity’ and misunderstandings

Newt’s Last Stand: Dispatches From The Frontlines of Republican Politics, Part 4 (Fin)

Michigan: Recall Effort Is Dropped

Oil Heads for Longest Weekly Losing Streak in 13 Years

$38,000 per year at 29% tax rate

Why Elites Fail

Does anyone just go lurk at random conspiracy theory sites...

Raise Minimum Wage Surely You Jest

Tax Credits for New Jobs, but Really for Union Busting?

John Stewart's retort to Scarborough's attack on the NYTimes.

President to hold press conference at White House

CBO Director - Demolishes - GOP's Stimulus Myth

Reading this article, I wondered if it was newsworthy, or pushing the limit of tin foil?

Was Scarborough on Morning Joe at all this morning?

Burnt Orange Report Endorses Gilberto Hinojosa for TDP State Chair

New Purple stategies poll has Obama leading in CO & VA, Romney in FL & OH

Nobel winning Barre-Sinoussi optimistic about HIV cure

from, The Catholic Courier...

"The American People Have Spoken"

Global alliance aims to tackle forest crime

Billionaires for Romney Hand Out Pink Slips at Mitt's North St. Louis County Event

Raley’s May Close Stores if Union Strikes

The Conservative Beatitudes

The American dream is a myth: Joseph Stiglitz on "The Price of Inequality".

Dear Upper Midwest: How to survive a Walkerstan world.

*** Gets out her Staple Gun and posts today DU Cafeteria Lunch Specials ***

Kaiser: Majority want to keep health care law, funding.

Do you have pointers for good cover letters and resumes...

2012 UEFA European Football Championship (catch-all thread)

What We Misunderstand About Drones

Scott Walker's win is a permanent defeat for US labor unions

Drumbeat: June 8, 2012

Dead Spot on Hisense Arena Explained

Drumbeat: June 8, 2012

Dead Spot on Hisense Arena Explained

It's Worse Than You Think: Halftime Between Two Lost Decades

Funny Friday...

Unicef: Tackling diarrhoea and pneumonia saves 2m lives (BBC)

Wait, if there was a credible story of Obama dressing up like a cop it would be news for weeks...

Obama is going to tell the ReTHUGs that this is no time for

Safety agency probes Honda, Toyota crossovers

What Does Our Obsession With Zombie Stories Tell Us About Our Politics?

Seen on Twitter

Alan Simpson Knows NOTHING About Social Security

Musicians: what was the first thing you played by ear?

Rick Scott as George Wallace

Japan 'must restart' two nuclear reactors, Noda warns

MFM is always looking for the next ex-Mrs. MFM.......

Bill O'Reilly Opposes NY Marijuana Decrim Because it Might Reduce Racial Profiling

Brandishing pineapples, parents and students target Pearson

If You Think Clinton Was Good For The Economy, Then You Don't Understand The Economy


President Obama is about to fire up a press conference.

Handicapping the Belmont Stakes

Eurozone crisis: Spain to seek financial bailout on Saturday

Romney's history of disturbing behavior...

Nato apologises for Afghan civilian deaths in Logar

MN: Protesters “Foreclose” on Local Freddie Mac Conference 6/7


Wow...did anyone just see Tweety?

Details of Annan's peace plan that all sides agreed to in Syria

Why Does TXU Want Texas to Raise the Price Cap on the Electricity it Buys?

John Travolta, Buy Tomorrow's Enquirer!

Feds reject Walker admin. attempt to make it easier for health insurers to raise rates

EPA sued over wildlife exposure to lead from spent ammunition

The Franciscans Come To The Nuns' Rescue

Governor faces hurdle promoting new taxes as ratings slip

Interview with a mother who lost her children and relatives to al-Qubeir massacre.

Why South Korea (and the US) Use Amusement Parks to Push Creationism

Chris Matthews is eating these ReTHUG hacks this morning

Post a made-up or misspelled word DU's spell checker ignores

59 Schools Parents Boycott Field Tests for High-Stakes Exams, demanding more teaching less testing

CEOs Lose Their Optimism as Job Slowdown Imperils U.S. Growth

"Weird Willard"

Tweety: "Romney thinks Dubya was smart. JESUS."


Occupy Our Homes Faces Off With US Marshals in Washington

Orlando man given George Zimmerman's old cell phone number bombarded with death threats

The Tampa Bay Times Links- Governor Rick Scott To Racist Governor Wallace

President's Press Conference..

U.S. debt load falling at fastest pace since 1950s

Samsung sexist online ads.

Dangit President Obama - Yell!! Bang your fists on that podium.

From the small govt crew: A grand jury to get a naked statue removed from a park?!?!

London Calling: WiFi on The Tube

Mister Rogers Remixed | Garden of Your Mind | PBS Digital Studios

Mr President.... Point Out Congress Has Taken Another Break..

Good news at last : US petroleum consumption plummets to 14-year low.

Would you like a hand with those mashed potatoes?

GOP To America: “vote for us or the recovery gets it.”

Hey Mitt, What's Your Position On Same Sex Corporate Marriage?

Poll: Obama Heavily Favored By Latinos, More Support Obama’s DREAM Act

Do powerful women need to tame their unsightly bulges?

NEW DATA: 6.6 Million Young Adults Insured Thanks to Obamacare

New York Times: The Bills to Nowhere

Obama's slip?

Has anyone seen my red stapler?

Eric Cantor, Paul Ryan & Kevin McCarthy: Plot To Sabotage US Economy with Frank Luntz

Would Mitt Romney invest more of his money in American factories if only...?

PGA pairs Woods, Mickelson and Watson in first two rounds U.S. Open

Axelrod: Obama will be first president to be outspent by opponent —

You know, I love The Dutch...

David Sirota: The War on Whistle-Blowers

Obama calls on Congress to take action on jobs

Pic Of The Moment: Obama To Congress: Take Action On Jobs

Although it doesn't Directly impact us. I am glad it seemed Obama took France's position on Europe

NEW DATA: 6.6 Million Young Adults Insured Thanks To Obamacare

Triple-Crown Hopeful I'll Have Another Is OUT Of The Belmont

A Quick Guide to the GOPs WAR ON WOMEN

Is There a Difference Between Robert Pattinson's 'Bel Ami' and Gay Porn?

I'll Have Another won't.

New Kansas Congressional and Legislative Maps Released

Wisconsin Political Attack Ad Forces Mom to Re-Live Anguish Over Murdered Son

Just read another comment on a news page where Obama was called the following names:

If we ever travel thousands of light years ...

The usual band of idiots....

a bittersweet victory for my baby.

A small mercy: No Criminal Charges in Conn. Christmas Fatal Fire

The Texan who claims SYG after killing someone because of noise had a history

Bernanke To Congress: Spend More Money

Here's a main reason why: It rhymes with Blitizens Blunited.

Click and Clack the Tappet Brothers putting down their wrenches

Forget a Triple Crown this year - I'll have Another will not run in the Belmont tomorrow

'Car Talk' Guys Are Retiring, But Their Best Stuff Will Be Rebroadcast

Op-ed: After Devastating Loss, a Father Fights Bullying

Flame malware makers send 'suicide' code

Protesters Crash Chicago Mercantile Exchange Meeting, Chairman Lies to Shareholders

Make the first $20K of income free from payroll taxes

boogie, children.

Euro 2012 is off to a flying start

More on Mitt Romney's Net Worth Disclosure

Groucho Marx summed up politics so well

Tumultuous times in the faux country on the banks of the Tiber

Approval Rating for Justices Hits Just 44% in New Poll

boehner and cantor will speak after---

Veterans Claim Insurer Shortchanges Them

Jon Stewart Tears Apart CNN’s Over-The-Top Coverage Of Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

Invest in the Facebook IPO? It could be worse!

EU plan nonsense, says Cameron

The Missing Religious Principle in Our Budget Debates

France's Hollande meets Abbas, calls for renewal of talks

Suicides at 10-year high in US military

Republicans Vote to Block Transparency on Political Ads


What was your reaction when you read about the fact that Orrex pooped today

US braces for tsunami debris, but impact unclear

Four Yorkshiremen

GOP Measure Protects Lawmakers' Office Budgets After 2 Years Of Cuts

More family values at work. 'Rev.' Creflo Dollar [snark]

are there places where you can rent a mechanic bay by the hour?

Open Streets Minneapolis, Sunday, June 10.

I freaking love twitter. I'm talking to Holland Taylor about charitable giving...

WTH..Ed Rendell. Another one who needs to shut up...

Ed, Chris, Rachell and Lawrence

County elections chiefs to state: We won’t resume voter purge program

Great Pacific Garbage Patch a bigger worry than tsunami debris

House Republicans Vote To Defund Obama Immigration Efforts

The Almost Scoop on Nixon’s ‘Treason’

Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke has been sentenced to 23 years in US prison

Court rejects dismissal of WikiLeaks charges

Someone from Colorado help me out here.

Killing Another #2 and the Perpetually Self-Defeating 'War on Terror'

Recovery? What Recovery?

I bought the Blu-Ray boxed set of Lord of the Rings Extended Version.

Obamacare: About 6.6 million young adults signed up for health coverage through parents’ insurance

Romney says," I don't care about the poor" and crickets

What year did you get your first credit card?

What a little business in Central Minnesota put on its website and on facebook today! (It's good!)

Hard to believe this singer is just 16!

Cathy McMorris Rodgers...Romney's new Baghdad Bob for the "war on Women"

U.S. debt load falling at fastest pace since 1950s

Oh, Do Let's Just All Shoot Each Other Over Every Little Thing, Shall We?

A Boston toast for LeBron!

Comcast Call Centers in Karachi Pakistan

‘You’re not special’ says high school teacher to students at graduation ceremony...

booger, children

Paralysed woman moves robot with her mind

Divide and Conquer in Wisconsin and Beyond

New Jersey Sued for Illegally Leaving Regional Cap-and-Trade Initiative

Another story from the restaurant

Why the media circus is good for democracy

So what if the WH did leak info?

The Planet Wreckers

Tony Porter Ted talk; A call to men.

Canada: Anti-abortion protester loses appeal at Supreme Court

Greece isn't to Socialistic, it's too Republican

Woman bites man's arm, tears off flesh and spits it back in his face

The Silence Abbas and the PA Want You to Hear

Citizens United will make stealing elections obsolete.

The Search For Boston's Classiest Celtics Fan

'Dress like an Orthodox Jew' restaurant in Euro 2012 city Lviv, Ukraine

Boogie, Woogie

Update on Obama in LA ~8 bks from my house

I've decided to go on a diet...until tomorrow.

15 Fantastic Natural Light Photography Tutorial Videos

GOP Lawmakers Urge Justice Department To Investigate Alleged Harassment Of Bloggers

Media Ignores Rash of Assaults on Transgender Women

Toon:Once upon a Time....

Just got a call from my mom, my stepdad died on Wed.

Father's Day gifts for right-wing relatives.

George Zimmerman Is Being Hated on Just Like Tyler Clementi Was, Says Worst Guest Column Ever

Remembering Root Boy Slim, who died 19 years ago today.

Set up to be shot in Syria's no man's land (Western(UK) journo setup by rebels)

I'm tired of seeing that anti Obama campaign commercial

Obama gets grief for saying private sector 'fine

Secret emails show Romney’s approval of health mandate

Panasonic To Begin Mass Production Of Lithium-Ion Battery Systems (Home storage)

Maybe it is time for a law against big soft drinks

This time I came to the doctor's office well prepared

California Feed-in Tariff for Poor Communities Passes Assembly

People say I drive too slow

Rachel Maddow - Once caught, Romney not interested in correcting lies

Military suicides averaging nearly 1 per day

U.N. Human Rights Chief Questions Legality of Drone Strikes

Now that Scott Walker won his recall, I wonder how this State gonna improve over the next 3 years

If the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional. Two Questions.

Could some states mitigate the effect of a repub take over of the government?

Louis Theroux on porn: The decline of an industry (whooda thunk it?)

American Apparel Unveils New T-Shirt Slogan for Pride

The Last Word - Romney rewrites himself on Vietnam

U.S. veterans targeted by 'pension poachers,' GAO says

Efforts Focus on Helping Veterans Find the Right College

This Week in Poverty: Justice for Janitors and Low-Wage Workers

MSM/Romney camp are going to try and use a news conference quote against him

Thank You Hater!

Bernie Sanders Warns of 'Aggressiveness Among the Ruling Class'

"Barrack Obama: Zombie Slayer"

Steve Earle - Little Emperor (2011)

Moscow Bans Pride for the Next 100 Years

Putin's new hard line against Russian protesters to be put to a test


Japan Restarts Two Nuclear Reactors

Let's play ball!! Arizona vs. St. John's...Tucson, AZ - 12 noon start - 100 degF

Former Pentagon Analyst Says China Can Shut Down All The Telecom Gear It Sold To The US.

U.S. Liberals Shed Frustration, Gear Up For Election Fight

Need some help here.

Caption Mitt

TCM Schedule for Saturday, May 9, 2012 -- The Essentials: Early Henry Fonda

EXCLUSIVE: Zach Wahls On The Boy Scouts’ Decision To Reconsider Anti-Gay Discrimination Policy


Did Our Public Airwaves 'Win' it for Walker?

Garfield the obese cat needs a new home!

‘No Progress’ in Iran Nuclear Talks, U.N. Inspectors Report

Japan’s Prime Minister Seeks Public Support for Nuclear Energy

Ex-Thai banker Rakesh Saxena jailed for 10 years

Why There Are So Few Women In Congress

American Caste: Family breakdown is limiting mobility and increasing inequality.

Obama urges Europe to act swiftly to prevent economic collapse

Chinese police detain Tiananmen Square veteran's relatives

Obama denies White House responsibility in national security leaks

Went out to get the mail with my coffee cup in hand

How to fight back against lying 3rd-party ads: Brad Blog

Want to become a minister in Terry Jone's church? Just follow his rulebook

Thank you haters!

Teachers, would you encourage your children, or other young people,

This Pittsburgh Health Insurance CEO did a real "John Edwards"...

Well, It May Be Time To Face The Fact That We Need Labor Unions...

Friday TOON Roundup 1 - Wisconsin fallout part 1

Friday TOON Roundup 2 - Wisconsin fallout part 2

The Belmont Without I'll Have Another

Chernobyl - Pripyat 2012

I think it's been said before, but I want to say it again.

Friday TOON Roundup 3- Mittens

Corporate Strategy of Divide and Conquer Pits Union Against Union

Friday TOON Roundup 4- Repubs and stuff

JUDGE: What a huge debt this nation owes to its "troublemakers."

Is BP Trying to Initiate Climategate 2.0?

Friday TOON Roundup 5- The Rest-

You Can't Be a Conscientious Objector to Wedding Photography

I joined the Democratic Party of Wisconsin last month. I was an original volunteer recall

Lobby E-Mails Show Depth of Obama Ties to Drug Industry

Did the New York Times Scratch I'll Have Another?

Machiavelli pointed out in The Prince

Warmest U.S. spring on record: NOAA

Judge casts doubt on Wal-Mart gender lawsuit

When Will America Wake Up And Realize We Are Supporting Civil War On Ourselves?

Ezra Klein on Obama’s press conference: The public sector isn’t fine

California ethics panel to investigate National Organization for Marriage

Lol...Martin schooled luke again...

(MI) State appeals court blocks EM repeal question from Nov. ballot (over font size)

So what are we DOING about it?

US seeks 10-year sentence for Whitey Bulger's lover Catherine Greig

Geothermal Heat Pumps: The Next Generation

Overwhelmed hospital clerk took 1000 patients’ files home to work on them

Pet peeve: when a shelter is too lazy to take a decent photo of an animal.

Poll: 52% of Jewish Israelis say illegal African migrants a 'cancer'

Netanyahu to Vanity Fair: 'I'm not naturally manipulative'

TCM Schedule for Sunday, June 10, 2012 -- What's On Tonight: Judy Garland's 90th Birthday

So they're going after Lauryn Hill for Federal income tax evasion

Obama Lynched In Front Of Church By Koran Burning Pastor Terry Jones in effigy

Palestinians may accept non-member state status at UN: Abbas

Is KCMO a bit more sane than Kansas? It seems Kansas City, MO

Canada's warrantless surveillance bill is back, with surveillance powers for US gov't, too

Dinosaurs May Have Been More Svelte Than Thought

Canada's warrantless surveillance bill is back, with surveillance powers for US gov't, too

Weekend Economists Chart the Bradbury Chronicles, June 8-10,2012

15 years ago. First interleague game. >>

Out to the Wall

Police probe possible Magnotta link to Hollywood killing

PBS NewsHour offers interview of frmr Pres Clinton as balance to Pawlenty's campaign speech

My new neighbor is very clever.

Detroit at risk of running out of cash in one week

One of those moments that makes you want to say "really?"

How Things Got So Stupid

The Religious Right Turns 33: What Have We Learned?

If you haven't seen the video of the RW-er in Greece attacking...

This is rich

Recall Election Fraud in Wisconsin? You Betcha!

Walkom: Is Stephen Harper’s global military policy delusional or just plain mad?

Teen Idol gives Cosmo an interview about overcoming her eating disorder...

antique bead curtain w/ image of egret ---- input?

Obama: "It is absolutely clear that the economy is not doing fine."

Romney now fails to lead in any national poll.

And the gop/msm's take away ...

Garbage, Breastfeeding, & War Horrors (The Point w/ Comedians John Fugelsang, Elayne Boosler &...)

Mitt Romney: We don’t need more cops, firefighters or teachers

What's Going On?

Republican #IWantRepeal Campaign Goes Horribly Wrong

Obama Camp Goes After Romney For Comments On Cops, Firefighters, Teachers

Opening ceremonies, why do they insist on doing this to us?

Planned Parenthood goes to high school and RWer's heads explode...

OOPS! Willard Romney: We Don’t Need ‘More FIREMEN, More POLICEMEN, More TEACHERS’

I've not posted in this group before - but wanted to share a snippet of my journey....

Hello, again, DUers! Your Friday Afternoon Challenge awaits you: A Little Night Music!

Of course private sector job creation is alright Mutt

How Big Banks Run the World - at Your Expense

Romney Visits Iowa Restaurant, Owners Feel Dissed

Unlikely lines to find in the Bible

Romney Says America Doesn’t Need ‘More Fireman, More Policemen, More Teachers’ By Travis Waldron on

Fight Is On in Maryland Over Marriage

Mitt Romney Struggles To Identify A Donut

I'll Have Another to lead Belmont Stakes post parade

Papantonio: You Can’t Make Nice With The Tea Party

Lady Gaga Has Recorded Her Next Album

Chris Hayes said essentially the same thing as David McCullough, Jr. did.

Obama holds massive 43-point advantage over Romney among Latino voters.

Ahead of Trial, Bradley Manning Seeks Withheld Gov't Evidence and Dismissal of 10 Charges

Obama Camp Goes After Romney For Comments On Cops, Firefighters, Teachers

Caption this Romney pic

I just have to ask

NATO says sorry for killing civilians in Afghan raid

Omerta... and keeping secrets

Judge says Americans aren't part of 'Homeland Battlefield'

Major Pipeline Oil Leak Spills Thousands of Barrels into Alberta River

OMG...Tweety is on a tear...

Chris Mathews shut the FUCKUP!!!

NDAA banned: Indefinite detention of Americans 'unconstitutional'

Lay Catholics Leading Fight For LGBT Equality

Mitt Romney is the walking definition of "glib."

Quote of the day


I changed my avatar -- again

Walker recall coverage, everybody seemed to 'forget' to mention Walkers money advantage

ACLU Sues Over Florida Voter Purge

HOLY BACKFIRE!! - Rick Scott’s VOTER PURGE Powers Obama to the LEAD in Florida

How You Can Tell When the Deficit is a Problem

Shell Rig Malfunctions at Posh Party (the Yes Lab Strikes Again)

Ten Year Bond - 0.86%

Louisiana Charter Schools - Can anyone help me with this topic

where your nightmares end.....

So. wife is taking me on a surprise date tonight.

The Big Picture: Afghanistan: May 2012 - 45 photos

Pole Poll

Attorney general defends medical pot crackdown.

Terry Jones, Quran-Burning Pastor, Hangs Barack Obama Effigy Outside Florida Church

Hey Smarties: Obama can reject DOMA, so why is he *forced* to defend NDAA?

Pac Man vs Bradley

Does anyone here know anything about an organization called Oath Keepers?

Johnson Controls to open plant in China

Lobby E-Mails Show Depth of Obama Ties to Drug Industry

Leveling the investment playing field between fossil fuels and renewables

If Mitt turns out to be a Blue Light prankster, I think he will be replaced or

Ooooh. I think I hear Pink Floyd sound checking.

So I come home to a 2012 Presidential Poll from Reince Priebus

Did anybody know there was a anti-"obamacare" protest in NYC today?

Fire destroys DeNiro apt.

Five years ago:

Drone Attacks Not Worth the Killing of Civilians

Rev Al's new Willard Meter

UN wants investigation into drone attacks inside Pakistan

Obama backtracks on comments that private sector is doing "fine"

BP seeks $15bn spill settlement (before the Democratic National Convention)

This jackass votes. Do you?

Some of Robme's Greatest Hits!

"You may put out the fire . . .

Piers Morgan has Romney V.P. FEVER, and the only PRESCRIPTION is a big, steamy mug of SCOTT WALKER.

Serious question: Which is worse -- hundreds of B-17s or 1 drone

Two actual current Abraham Lincoln movies --- seriously?

Widow Wanted to Share DOMA Win With Her Wife

Is Firefox 12 locking up for anybody else?

A Voter I.D. Law That Makes Sense...

Any legitimate sublet

Why do I even bother alerting?

Basket of Diamonds

UN: seven peacekeepers killed in Ivory Coast ambush

Tosh.0 Fans?

My Rescue Lab is more self-aware than Sarah Palin.

Gov. Rick Scott Vetoes Funds For Wrongful Convictions

somemore alaska photos

How is the Gabby Giffords Special Election Looking?

Eric Cantor, Paul Ryan & Kevin McCarthy: Plot To Sabotage US Economy with Frank Luntz

How 30 Elected Florida Republicans STOPPED Rick Scott’s VOTER PURGE

Mark Twain - with an insight worth pondering

NetFlix vs. cable/satellite

Mitt is the leader of the spiteful generation who still complain that longhairs got all the action.


Earth may be near tipping point, scientists warn

Daycare center loses license after leaving 3 year old at movie theater

Question: In 2013, will there be an automatic 1% charge for every bank transaction?

Terminator of Jobs. And Freedoms. And US.

Mob attacks women at anti-sex assault rally in Egypt

The Greatest Horror Of War...

Scholastic Gives Boys ‘Survival’ Tips and Girls ‘Girly’ Tips

Upcoming Anti-Corporate Activism Opportunity in So Cal

----- Holder Assigns U.S. Attorneys to Investigate Possible Classified Leaks

Gap found in background screening for gun permits

Occupy San Diego Planning Events to Promote Fair Trade

Greeks protest against violent neo-Nazi MP on the run

I never knew there was a Republican website that is pro-Obama!!!

Doubting Thomas (DTom67) and the Grand Pastor...

Bradley Manning fails to persuade military judge to throw out charges

Drinking Coffee May Delay Alzheimer’s Disease

Protect Workers From More One-Sided Trade Agreements

I just declined to serve on a jury

Has a reporter asked Romney if he is for or against Obama's jobs bill?

San Diego DUers: FTA Negotiations coming your way soon!

US state department stands by ambassador to Iraq despite email leak

Pastor calls for Obama’s Lynching and says he "is Killing America"

just got back from the movie theater

Federal judge orders reinstatement of supermarket cashier in New Mexico

Breaking News: Holder Assigns U.S. Attorneys to Investigate Possible Classified Leaks

Mitt Romney has campaign event at Iowa restaurant, snubs owners

It's baaaaaaack.

The Latest on Chicken Jerky Pet Treats from China

President Obama shows how to get the media to REPORT Republican SABOTAGE of the economy

only in Alabama...

I got to see the Exorcist Big Screen a couple days ago.

Need advice...

Omaha Steve had a hand in city council reversing itself! (costs $50,000 more for the 6 month delay)

Currently being driven around Colorado for the Summer.

Money Buys Elections

Does " Citizens United " shield me from a lawsuit.

Need some advice...cross posted in the lounge...

FOX/Cavuto: Cut union pensions because they don’t need ‘Chateaubriand’ steak every night

Perry booed at mention of Dewhurst during GOP rally

Why is Mitt Romney soft on crime?

How are we ever

From 2007: Advice for those considering joining the military

Ok... I'm Gonna Get Shit For This... But The Hand-Wringing Is Gonna Be Here A While... Months Maybe

Earth may be near tipping point, scientists warn

Need a vise?

Ok, tell my I'm wrong......I get these two women mixed up.....

SoCal: 16 dogs attacked by "killer" bees; three critical

Teacher tells student, "How about black boy? Go sit down, black boy."

China changes patent law in fight for cheaper drugs

E.coli strain sickens 14 in six states: CDC

It may just be me, but I find this new Romney campaign poster to be a bit "questionable."

AP Interview: SD Tribal VP Says Arrest Had Upside


Deputies Search Chatsworth Home in Connection with Missing Fox Executive

Can parents opt their children out of abstinence only sex education curriculum?

Libya takes steps toward democracy

Puppies Tied To CA Tree Under Bees, 3 Die, 2 Hurt

Nuclear panel must weigh risks of long-term storage, court rules

Terry Jones :Exclusive Interview

6 days left for Humble Indie Bundle V - Indie games and charity (cross-platform)

Today's POTUS forecast: Obama 291.8 electoral votes (+2.3), Romney 246.2 (-2.3)

Alberta rushes to contain oil spill on Red Deer River

Oh dear GOD, that Fear Factor clip finally made it to the Web

Megachurch pastor Creflo Dollar arrested

Matthew Rothschild: Accountability in Defeat in Wisconsin

Professors Take Big Step to Develop Nuclear Fusion Power

San Onofre nuclear plant to stay offline this summer

Martin Bashir - Romney gung-ho over military conflicts, not drafts

Rachel on the Assassination of Dr. Tiller - MUST WATCH TV n/t

Nuclear headache: What to do with 65,000 tons of spent fuel?

Education and Vaccine Uptake

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF! Fridaze & a new Kitty gif

The American People Have Spoken

Martin Bashir - Romney's truthiness on health care, draft record

Martin Bashir - Obama lashes out at House GOP on jobs, critics on intel leaks

Environmental benefit of biofuels is overestimated, new study reveals

A rave preview of an upcoming Nickelback concert

"Romney’s Bain Capital did not create 100,000 jobs" by John Ifcher at Market Watch

Mea Culpa...

End of the week LOL's (June 8th) - pics

'Schindler's List' Producer Claims Graduation Speech Censorship (for being conservative)

Romney: We don’t need more cops, firefighters or teachers

‘Nanocable’ could be big boon for energy storage


Dow Jones closes 93 points higher at 12,554 on President Barack Obama comments

Reich: Why the Public’s Growing Disdain for the Supreme Court May Help Obamacare

My youngest baby graduated HS tonight!!!!

Focus group shows Bain image hurting Romney

Steel-Strength Plastics -- and Green, Too!

Are Lutherans alienated/bashed here?

"What the Hell's That Thing?"

Feeding - Now is the time to support harvest and distribution.

People who tell young graduates that they are not special reminds me of this Twisted Sister vid.

The "Hard Left" to play a big role in France's parliamentary elections

Shameless boosterism for my home town of Detroit

Pennsylvania gives Shell a sweet, crude deal

Corbett Not Destroying Pa. Public Schools Fast Enough for the Koch Brothers (Phila. Daily News)

Court upholds Mehserle conviction (police officer convicted of killing Oscar Grant)

If the most successful ideas and people are the best,how did Liberals take over everything?

New twist on old chemical process could boost energy efficiency

This shake turned out pretty good -

E.J. Dionne of Real Time tonight. I don't know who else will be on.

Republicans are up to their old tricks...

Report: (former Florida Gov) Charlie Crist paid men to hide gay affair

Union decline and rising inequality in two charts

Open Job At Boston Law Firm Pays Just $10,000 Per Year

With many Fox employees card carrying union members you would think they'd promote union solidarity

New CNN poll on heath care reform - 51% oppose ACA but 13% of those think it's too conservative.

"Being the presidential front-runner was the most exhilarating three hours of my life.”

Two San Jose officers file federal lawsuit alleging retaliation (for reporting other cops' crimes)

Don Rickles' racial joke about President Obama...

Uh, What's going on over there???

Teachers union and L.A. school district reach pact to save jobs

U.S. experiences second warmest May, hottest spring on record

We need to break up the banks. Here is my idea for how.

The BRAD BLOG : Did Our Public Airwaves 'Win' it for Walker?

I think Obama is going to win and win handily.

Hey Orange Man! How many jobs have you created this year? Oh....

Sexist or Distasteful ~ Lingerie Football

It's funny how the RW always tells us what they are going to do and....

Scientists find that rain may not always be a welcome thing to waterbirds

ACLU Sues Over Florida Voter Purge

you can't help who you fall in love with...

The ED Show - Romney: Don't need more firemen, policemen, teachers

Obama’s 262 Drone Strikes in Pakistan (Interactive Map)

Pelosi marks a quarter-century in the House

Another rough day for the Roid Sox against a Beltway Team at home.

Business insider on Maher said a senator told him they arent going to help the economy.

NU to insure domestic partners

Televangelist Creflo Dollar arrested in alleged choking attack on daughter

The American Civil Liberties Union has sued Florida over Gov. Rick Scott’s voter-list purge.

NYT: Obama Was Pushed by Drug Industry, E-Mails Suggest

Father, son get probation for harassing Palin attorney

Boys’ Clothes May Be Clue in Patz Case

Local elec. coop lobbies against EPA rulings.

Anybody Got a Bottle Opener?

Today's Snapple Cap Trivia

18 rescued in child pornography raids, feds say

Are you willing to compromise on Social Security and Medicare?

Court rules for news groups in execution case

College Board calls off special SAT date for affluent, gifted students

A man keeps giving small presents to my 5-year-old daughter, and it's freaking me out.

Dems watching GOP squabbles

America's Last Prisoner of War (Must Read Rolling Stone Article)

Kitchen Dancing, swing and such

Jobs Bills Obstructed by Republicans

Ahh. I had forgotten about this...

"America's Got Talent" star is a fake.

Landlord experts?

Stories from the Road: Sleepy little town

ha ha OccupyHomes MN boards up trainees at Freddie Mac Conference

My old man finally found a job!

“They deserve our support” - pic

Michigan Looks to Pass Nation's Most Anti-Abortion Law

Memorial Day as it could be.

How the War on Drugs Hurts Women

I am a Liberal Democrat

America's Last Prisoner of War (Rolling Stone)

Greek political spokesman (Golden Dawn) assaults Communist Party member on television

I just ate a whole box of Franz Glazed Old Fashioned Donuts

Called it!: Charlie Crist Gay? Former Governor Allegedly Paid Men To Cover Up Affairs

US wants 9/11 health program to include 50 cancers

2012 National Call To Action Institute & Conference, July 9-13, St Paul, MN.