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Archives: May 15, 2011

Two Straight Athletes Combat Homophobia

Well, my GOP Presidential bracket is busted: I had Huckabee/Christie

Strauss-Kahn to be charged within the hour: NYPD

Mystery of the helicopter that landed at scene of Dr Kelly's death after his body was found

Christie's Major Two-Week Spring Sales Series Yields $557 Million and New World Records

GOP offers more bills to limit Fannie, Freddie

Tonga Versus Fiji

Huge Nitrogen Build-Up Discovered in Major Metropolitan Areas

WSJ lies with statistics to make the rich look poor

Meghan McCain: "...if you're too conservative and outrageous for Fox..."

(Gen. Ray) Odierno: Time coming to do ‘less with less’

anarchy anyone?

Factory closure draws scrutiny of NJ's biz climate

Russian veteran warns of "unsolvable" Afghan violence

Fukushima may have been doomed before the tsunami hit

Insurgents fire at medical helicopter

Evacuation begins from widened no-go zone near Fukushima plant

McConnell Admits Bipartisanship is About Subverting Accountability With NO Political Price

Toon: Porn in Hell

Wake-up Call

Wake-up Call

My son is flying into Beijing in an hour

Food With Integrity

Food With Integrity

Mitch McConnell - The Pilgrim Lady of Kentucky

IRAQ NOTEBOOK: GIs are losing their joe

The Republican war on women proves that the GOP are officially wankers

Pakistan threatens to cut NATO supply lines

Tommy Thompson Considering Wisconsin Bid (but waiting for Paul Ryan to decide)

Toon: The photos we really should release

Luckovich-Drill, Baby, Drill

Sunday Quizmo: 2 (Two) incumbent 20th century DEM presidents

Newt Gingrich: Tax Cheat

George W. Bush, Just Eatin’ Souffle With His Buddies

Sweden has a nuke plant event

Ted Nugent singing on (f)Huckabees show tonight " I make the pussy purr with The stroke of my hand"

Shoot Me In The Face

Toon- Taking years to bring war criminals to justice

Danziger- Macbeth, act III

Barbers Give Free Haircuts To Homeless

I Saw You Coming Grocer

Circus for Grown-Ups

Oh geez.. Now CNN has dug up Negroponte

Auth toon: Big Oil

source at Tepco admitted it was possible that key facilities were compromised before the tsunami

HUD: A Million-Dollar Wasteland

Brazil applies new import barrier to cars and parts

Presbyterian Church to Ordain Gay Clergy

Hedge Fund Founder Found Guilty: Who’s Next?

Have you seen this photo on any cable news channels or in any newspapers?

After ripping the Left on the Koch-FSU donation, right-wing commentator agrees with us.

It is impossible for the US to win the War on Terror if we continue down the path we're on.

IMF Chief Strauss-Kahn Charged With Attempted Rape in New York

Global Food Supplier to Profit Enormously While Food Prices Soar

Non Sequitur Toon- Taxing!

Skin Product Company Offers Journalists Cash for Favorable Coverage

Which Teabagger/R candidate reaps the bounty from Huckabee's nonrun?

Local Hero – More than Just Compassion

Local Hero – More than Just Compassion

coming home & facing the music suggested songs for the GOP

Teabagger Revisionist History

"Whew! The most positive aspect of the session is the legislation that didn’t happen" (Missouri)

Jane Corwin (R-NY), hates herself

Gov. Christie Begging Obama for Federal $$$.

News World news Mississippi Thousands of homes sacrificed to save New Orleans from Mississippi flood

How can the head of the IMF be a socialist?

SNL Opening: The Situation Room...

Kind of dumb insurance question regarding induced flooding

Conservatives have made bold strikes in politicizing the classroom in the service of their agenda

Hidden Clause in Republican Gulf Oil Bill Moves Lawsuits to Industry-Friendly Court

Walker’s Plot to Plunder Pensions: It’s in the Budget!

Evacuation begins from widened no-go zone near Fukushima plant

The Navy Seal Who Killed Osama Bin Laden

Ryan's $34 Trillion Tax Folly - David Cay Johnston

John Boehner cries to college kids

Dem candidate Hochul endorsed by Buffalo News in NY-26!

Views of the May 14 protest at the Wisconsin capitol (video)

Nathan's Famous hot dog entrepreneur Murray Handwerker loved Coney Island, dead at age 89

Nathan's Famous hot dog entrepreneur Murray Handwerker loved Coney Island, dead at age 89

United States Nuclear Power Plants Threatened By Spillway Flooding


did CNN say that Condi Rice will be on this hour? 1-2 EDT

It's a tough call - Cuts to medicare or repealing tax subsidies for oil companies?

It's a tough call - Cuts to medicare or repealing tax subsidies for oil companies?

Newtie sez second fiddle not for him!

Labor quote for the week of May 9, 2011 (Tell this to Gov. Walker)

If there's only going to be only ONE Dem on TV, why couldn't it have been Nancy?

Pundits are ignoring another part of Huckabee's base.

On second day of Newark summit, star-studded panel discusses achieving peace through education -pics

Secret Desert Force Set Up by Blackwater’s Founder

WSJ: Two Other Reactors Suffer Serious Damage

A Little Ditty for the Koch Brothers

Yes, They Lied; Yes, a Million Died; and Yes, They Want It To Go On

Law school students help previously rejected Iraqi refugees resettle in US, other countries

what I want Harry Reid to do

Vt. leads nation in gender parity on the bench

FOX WHINES: 'Liberal Media Tearing Down GOP Candidates By Reporting On Their Marital Problems!

Sexy Sex Offender List Causes Outrage

Private testing finds high concentration of Plutonium in soil over 30 miles from Fukushima — “Very h

CNN's Crowley Tells Rep. Ryan She Doesn't Want To "Get Into A Numbers Game" Over His Budget's Effect

AZ Gov Jan Brewer usually orders Mexican take-out and enjoys a working lunch at her desk every day.

Coming of Rage in Neverland

The court ruled in her favor....

GE Plans Texas Locomotive Plant Near Buffett’s Burlington

Credit Error? It Pays to Be on V.I.P. List

What's Wrong With This Picture ?

Mexican forces unearth 17 more bodies; toll at 218

Gingrich businesses owed unpaid state taxes (in 4 States)

Cartoon: Paul Ryan vs. Medicare

Katie Couric interviews Rachel Maddow (not a joke)

Renowned Doctor Has License Suspended for Giving Autistic Kids Sex-Drive Suppression Drug

So we supposedly want to end the oil subsidies, and to tax the rich

US businesses reluctant to open in Mexico

Controversy over child's flag drawing

Santorum’s is latest name to crop up in Ensign scandal

The American Health Care Business Model

Play the 2012 Republican Dream Teams Game

Public employees who are Republican

New Privacy Laws in India and China Could Make IT Outsourcing Ugly

Another huge Eric Prince mercenary army completely outside any one’s control.

College gifts now come with strings attached

FYI: Keith O on Letterman WEDS. nt

Quake 'hurt reactors before tsunami' (JAPAN)

Families caring for quake orphans tap few benefits Kyodo (JAPAN)

I am posting in GD- Griggs(D) beat Neumann(R) for Dallas City Councilman

Is it just me or is it taking forever for the 21st to come?

Ryan's plan dominates NY debate; will it cost GOP the seat?

WTF is this? "6-10 inches of snow to fall by morning in Metro Detroit"

A Poem......

Name That White House Poet

VIDEO: Matt Taibbi & Atlantic Monthly's "Wall Street apologist" Megan McArdle square off

Movie about Princess Diana`s Death SKEWERS Royal Family

I got a chance to visit w/ Rev. Lovejoy last night

It's really windy in the eagles' nest

Man dies after collapsing during Fukushima plant work

Japan nuclear: Tepco halts Fukushima cooling plan

House Republicans Move to Eliminate Grants for Teaching American History

Photo of the Day (JAPAN) #2

Gun owners in the US are predominately male, Republican, and white.

Japan's thin, white security blanket

Anti Koch Brothers Commercial...THIS IS BRILLIANT!!!! (trust me, you want to see it :0)

Sunday talk shows slanted 8-1 for GOP this week (drop them a line)

Sunday talk shows slanted 8-1 for GOP this week (drop them a line)

Japan's renegade hero gives Saipan new hope

FL Dem Corrine Brown joins GOP to stop voter's choice for redistricting.

FACING SURPLUS, Wisconsin Republicans GO AFTER Firefighters And Police

YET ANOTHER New oil slick appears in Gulf of Mexico near Deepwater Horizon

Get Informed and Stay Informed

Getting underfoot - pics

60 Minutes segment on sovereign citizens tonight

Heads Up! 60 Minutes doing piece on Soveriegn Citizen Movement

Bill OKs teacher discipline for bad school test scores (WI)

Hot spring facility in Iwaki offers nuclear plant workers welcome rest (JAPAN)

A Letter from Fee-Ma Ford

A Letter from Fee-Ma Ford

Now! Sovereign Citizens on 60 Minutes.

Too Many Old People?

For your Sunday Night Viewing Pleasure..walk down "Memory Hole"

"OSAMA BIN WANKIN'" -Bin Laden Porn Stash Inspires The New York Post

Show a little DU love to this poll:

Show a little DU love to this poll:

Is facial hair making a comeback?

Any DUers watching Xray earth

Strauss-Khan had an affair with a subordinate less than a year after taking over the IMF

Please go see this movie! I can finally see it here in Columbus, Ohio soon!

FEMA Mistake Threatens to Put Disaster Survivors Underwater Again

Diverted Mississippi River heads toward Cajun homes, farms

How Raising The Retirement Age Screws the Poor - MoJo

Disaster Capitalism; Japan/TEPCO style

CIRCULAR FREEPER FIRING SQUAD! "I think Sarah’s biggest liability is her fanatical supporters..."

"Did I really say that about Cathie Black?"


"The Fight Against the Possible Re-Emergence of Terrorism After We're Gone"

If Health Care Is A Right, Does That Make Doctors Slaves? (Rand Paul idiocy)

If Health Care Is A Right, Does That Make Doctors Slaves? (Rand Paul idiocy)

Back in the day, they called it "Home"

Republicans Optimistic About Retaking Senate

Boehner Cries Giving Catholic University Commencement Speech (video)

"Louisiana is addicted to creationism"

BBC: US residents flee sacrificed Mississippi flood towns (video)


A simple Democratic solution to the debt limit issue.

Thai Airport Smuggler Busted with Baby Leopards, Panthers video

Credit Rating Bureaus Join the War Against Regular Folks - DailyKos

I'll be on vacation during the rapture!!!!!

Someone else's daughter

O.K. out on a limb but I say The Donald is NOT going for it, is *such* a loser

President Newt: "I know how to get the whole country to resemble Texas…"

President Newt: "I know how to get the whole country to resemble Texas…"

I just can't see how any Republic woman would be thrilled to vote for Newt Gingrich.

Ron Paul Calls Social Security and Medicare Unconstitutional, Compares Them to ‘Slavery’

WOW: Gravity-defying cat filmed in slow-motion (Video)

“The Public” Disappears - FDL

Why liberals making a good argument is often ignored.

Jews For Jesus

Was "Black" the Key to Get Americans to Destroy Themselves?

WISCONSIN = FRAUD – Spread Sheets & Vote Bags May 13th, 2011 | Author: Dennis Kern

BREAKING: Libya offers truce to UN

"Soundtrack For A Revolution"

Colombian mercenaries active in United Arab Emirates: NYT .

Colombian mercenaries active in United Arab Emirates: NYT .

woman gets 50 pounds of breast implants. !!!

KFC Double Down reaches New Zealand

Question - if Americans have really seen through the

You know, I'm not too bright, but forcing your penis into an unwilling

Bin Laden Meets The New American Lynch Mob

Hey Boehner! (look what landed in my inbox today)

Rick Welts, President of the Phoenix Suns, and former number 3 at the NBA, is gay

What's WRONG With THIS Picture?

Ryan said.........

Regulations... a four letter word for Republicans

Robert Gates Praises President Obama's Leadership On Bin Laden Raid (VIDEO)

I know what we should say to those "sovereign citizens."

Not raising the debt ceiling doesn't necessarily mean default...

Why isn't botox a controlled substance?

What's wrong with these pictures....

Blogs about Compassion, Cooperation and Community...

Blogs about Compassion, Cooperation and Community...

Blogs about Compassion, Cooperation and Community...

Is this BS article in your paper? "Bad Economy Hastens Demise of Social Security". AP, of course. BS

Is this BS article in your paper? "Bad Economy Hastens Demise of Social Security". AP, of course. BS

How many DU parents of small children (say 4-10 yrs old) would buy their

The Tennessean: Model bills written outside the state (including ALEC bills) shape the state

Wait Strauss Kahn chased the hotel worker

Wait Strauss Kahn chased the hotel worker

Thousands gather at Capitol to ‘keep the pressure on’ Walker (Saturday)

Carlos Santana Scolds Georgia for New Immigration Law

I Want To Smack Every Teabagger I See

NBC announces Celebrity Apprentice goes on with or without The Donald

The quaint and obsolete Nuremberg principles

Where's Breitbart now? 9 Rethugs sentenced to 150 years in KY vote hacking scheme

End of an era as Vegas casino closes

End of an era as Vegas casino closes

Dominique Strauss-Kahn was a member of the French Socialist Party.

Canopy to cover damaged reactors (JAPAN)

White Americans See Anti-White Bias on the Rise

FOX News Invents Another George Soros Conspiracy

Reading, Writing And Scientology?: ‘Bart Simpson’ Argues For Church-Affiliated Program In Schools

If you love your Roku or other internet streams

The Kochs Give a Big Enron Fuck You to America

I'm trying to find a recent story that shows conservatives are more fearful...

"We're not used to cooked food."

Will Obama and the Dems cave into Republican blackmail on the debt ceiling?

Can anyone imagine that John Edwards

Obama's Religion Problem: White House Funnels Money to Discriminatory Religious Groups

The Audacity of Genetically Modified Foods

Pelosi Slams Gop In An Open Letter

Photo of the Day (JAPAN)

Photo of the Day (JAPAN)

Keith Olbermann tweets about Gingrich - too funny

Of Humans and Rights

So is this why Estes Kefauver is "hidden from history"?

Anti-abortion rights group buying Google ad space to misdirect women who search ‘abortion’

WTF of the Year: Disney Trademarks Seal Team 6

We're Nothing Like Gingrich and his wife.

Slaying the Cable Monster: Why HDMI Brands Don't Matter

Wisconsin GOP going after police and firefighters now

Obama Can Cook? President Obama’s Chili recipe

I think it is interesting the Civil War Sesquicentennial did not

I think it is interesting the Civil War Sesquicentennial did not

Bipolar or just depressed?

McDonald’s to shake up food ordering system in Europe-Touchscreens

FReeper without health insurance gets occult warning while seeking cure for sick daughter

10-year-old 'bus department chief' an inspiration to fellow disaster refugees (JAPAN)

GOP Approves Jobs Bill to Deny UI to Jobless Lacking Diploma or GED

Chuck E. Cheese's sued for tot 'slots'

Krugman: Let Them Default-"I'm terrified by a blackmail political system"

Why Johnny Can’t Toke: Keeping Private Prisons Profitable By Feeding Them Low Risk Offenders

Maybe Republicans Have Signed a Suicide Pact?

Okay -- here is an example of WHY the Medical Industrial Complex should be torn down

I'll be voting along party lines. You?

John Stossel is one sick SOB. Are FOX viewers stupid enough to...

My parents were complaining about the rich getting richer and the poor getting poorer 50 years ago

Proof of Right Wing Extremism

Fairfax teacher still suffering from false molestation allegations

Contaminated nuke plant workers going back on job as safety regs go by wayside

Florida voters will get to decide if public money can freely go to religious institutions.

Experts debate destroying last smallpox viruses

I am curious....

President Obama appears to have made a good decision to keep on Secretary Robert Gates

Country music has gone from progressives singing about the real world to corporate redneck rock.

Hyundai, Alabama to make investment announcement

LEAKED DOCS: US Forces In Afghanistan Have EXTENSIVELY Used White Phosphorus In DENSE Populations

The new tech bubble

The new tech bubble

Gay CNN Anchor Sees Risk in Book (Don Lemon comes out)

"That is not the behavior of a “news” network. It is the behavior of an accomplice."

What does Section 4 of the 14th Amendment mean?

What's your LEAST favorite buzzword or cliche often seen on DU?


Is there any part of the general DU "groupthink" that you disagree with?

Industrial Capitalism Still on Course to Consume the World

(mr. fish) Jesus Christ Pisses Off His American Constituency (upsetting - but...)

I think DU needs a rule against implying that other DUers support a foreign enemy of the USA.

Libyan Revolution Week 13

Libyan Revolution Week 13

Libyan Revolution Week 13

Libyan Revolution Week 13

Bent - "As You Fall"

Waaah! Spoiler! SNL!

BREAKING: Hospital nurses place bets on whether anesthetized MiddleFingerMom has "innie" or "outie"

Ivy - "Undertow"

People keep asking -- "How will MFM get around after his surgery?" He's way ahead of them on that.

I just saw another show saying torture has some good outcome.

I'm watching "Jail" on the SPIKE channel and it's rather interesting.

"Blues Brothers" reference in today's Strange Brew strip

BREAKING: Rare 1973 Video Proves Who's The Black Private Dick That's A Sex Machine To All The Chicks

Sneaker Pimps - "Underground (Nellee Hooper Edit)"

Hollywood Florida

"Botox mom" is being investigated for shooting up 8-year old daughter.

We just had a visitor in front of our house...

Kittehs over the edge

German electricians can handle their wiring......

Rifftrax does a Trek movie!

MiddleFingerMom can imagine a day when ALL the men on DU will stand together for a common cause.

The Sleepy Jackson - Come To This

The new boss is a lot like the old boss.

yet another Swifty photo

We now know why RandomThoughts' beer money has not been paid to him...

Anybody watching 'Swamp People'?

you ever drink Bailey's from a shoe?

It's really windy in the eagles' nest

Headline win

It's friggen HAILING here!

Thinking of buying a kayak

Groove Armada: "Think Twice"

Do they get a cheap plastic toy with that?

MiddleFingerMom OUTRAGED to find "surf & turf" NOT among post-surgery menu choices

What's going on here?

My Tippy Kitteh is drooling. A lot.

OK, who's watching "Rasputin and the Empress" on the next hour on TCM?

Why dogs keep us grounded.

Pictorial update of MiddleFingerMom's medical stuffs (POSSIBLE DIAL-UP WARNING)

The Far Side cartoon with the cow sitting on the fence

Did I miss National Penis Day in Japan?

Pooch Saves 4 Kittens from fire

Remix me get in the top ten...

Good luck tomorrow MFM...

I just read Steven Adler's book My Appetite for Destruction

Wash. Animal Rescue League: An Animal Shelter Like No Other

What do you want on your tombstone?

ANyone know of an English to Japanese translator

MiddleFingerMom made the news...

Will a large cock really keep the girls in check?

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Spring, 1989 Edition

Does Will Ferrell Deserve the Kennedy Center Mark Twain Award?

Brazil can do Engrish too.

OK...Friday the 13th

Kitty is a very BAD Mystic

The "What Would William Shakespeare Think" post of the day: The Bard pitches for the Red Sox...

the original electric vehicle

Did I ever tell you how much I love to shoot pool?

Rode in the back seat while my teenager was driving. OMG! How do...

NOW -- Pictorial update of MiddleFingerMom's medical stuffs - The Sequel (POSSIBLE DIAL-UP WARNING)

PHOTO: Parents' groups give "Avengers" director Joss Whedon heat over new superhero "Major Chug"

Safe cat toy?

Is facial hair making a comeback?

How many of you own guns?

Well, that's right.....that's what I was saying the whole time.....

The price of plastic is going through the roof too.

Violent lightning strike that zapped tree captured on film

If Hitler was so smart, why did he fight the Battle of Britain in England instead of Germany?

Just found a great townhouse in Indy at a great price! What do you think?

Wow. Game of Thrones was quite good tonight.

I bought a bag of Chip's Ahoy today, it's been a couple of years

Arrests as Palestinians prepare to mark Nakba

I.M.F. Chief, Apprehended at Airport, Is Accused of Sexual Attack

Major shooting incident in Golan Heights

Earl Ray Tomblin, Bill Maloney win West Virginia gubernatorial primaries

Cities nationwide heighten vigilance on terror

Secret Desert Force Set Up by Blackwater’s Founder

"Bridesmaids" is hilarious!!!

Syria fires into Lebanon

Lawyers Battle Over Other Suicides With Police Gun, Stolen Trucks to Mexico

Israel Clashes With Protesters on Four Borders

Osama bin Laden hiding place visited by Taliban (& Wealthy Arab Supporters)

Kerry warns Pakistan on Afghanistan stability

US businesses reluctant to open in Mexico

Gingrich explains personal ‘mistakes,’ rejects charges of racist undertones

McCotter won't run for Senate (MI)

Giuliani on Peru campaign swing with presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori

Dominique Strauss-Kahn: who could succeed him?

Colombian mercenaries active in United Arab Emirates: NYT .

Koussa among defectors 'helping Nato bomb secret Gaddafi sites'

Giffords in Florida as space shuttle Endeavour gets ready to blast off; weather looks good

For House Speaker Boehner at commencement address, scrutiny of Catholic charity

Japan left with no choice but to widen nuke evacuation zone

How many people still use their local newspaper's TV Guide, or the "TV Guide"?

Guatemala massacre leaves at least 27 people dead

Newt Gingrich slams Paul Ryan's plan to overhaul Medicare

Record Water for a Mississippi River City

India, Pakistan exchange border fire

I.M.F. Names Replacement as Chief Awaits Arraignment

Two Other Reactors Suffer Serious Damage (Fukushima Daiichi nuclear complex)

Ban mobile phones and wireless networks in schools, say European leaders

Lawyer: IMF chief denies NYC sex-assault charges

Libyan oil company halts production

Los Alamitos class must present both views of global warming

Obama warns of worse crisis if no debt ceiling rise

Sammy Wanjiru, Olympic Marathon Champion, Dead at 24

Navy calling on gamers to help with security

Gingrich Criticizes G.O.P.’s Medicare Plan

Tens of thousands march in Spain to protest against austerity measures, banks, politicians

Wisconsin GOP Rep. Paul Ryan may decide soon on Senate run

Bayous Flood As La. Residents Scramble

Two kids left to fend for selves in tent outside mobile home by parents, Mark and Kathy Tucker: cops

U.S. should sell assets like gold to get out of debt, economists say

Channel 4 News: Libya blames Nato for Brega airstrike deaths

People of NYC vs. Koch

Modern Slavery in Gulf Countries

US Middle East envoy George Mitchell resigns

TV Nation - Newt & Mike Save America

Obama Could Use Executive Order to Stop Union Busting

TDPS: Is Harry Reid Getting a Backbone, & Simple Plan to Cut Spending the Right Way

Iraqi parliament: US military presence not allowed after 2011 - Press TV News

FOX News Eats Their Own Again, Slams Newt Gingrich

Wisconsin Protests Day 90: Former Madison Mayor Dave Cieslewicz

Wisconsin Protests Day 90: Wisconsin AFL-CIO President Phil Neuenfeldt

Wisconsin Protests Day 90: Dairy Farmer Sarah Lloyd

Working 1 (We Are 1 Il.)

Ron Paul Suggests We'd Be 'Better Off' Without The Civil Rights Act

Mahlon Mitchell, Madison, 5-14-11

Wisconsin Protests Day 90: TAA Co-President Alex Hanna

Wisconsin Protests Day 90: State Sen. Jon Erpenbach

Koch - Destroy (another Coke parody)

The Kochs Would Like to Buy the World - New Seekers parody

TYT Now: AT&T Merger

As Water Creeps Up, Residents Warned: Get Out

Commentary on the Economy... Everything's A Dollar.. The Dollar Store song

Meet The Press Gingrich: 'Let Me Talk About ME for a Second'

Erpenbach Part I

Erpenbach Part II, Madison 5-14-11

Comedian Robert Klein to Barack Obama: ''Keep it in Your Pants'' (Adult Content)

Poor suffer as Mississippi levels rise

George Will: Newt Gingrich "is not a serious candidate" for president LMAO!

"Ron Paul Believes Businesses Should Be Allowed To Put Up A 'NO BLACKS' Sign!" Rachel Maddow

60 Minutes: Sec. Gates on President Obama, Troops, Bin Laden

'This Is A Ticking Time Bomb!' Michio Kaku cuts through the double-talk

Climate Denial Crock of the Week: The

I FINALLY have a photo but nobody starts Lounge photo threads anymore. I gotta do everything myself.

On Fox Ron Paul Calls Social Security and Medicare Unconstitutional, Compares Them to ‘Slavery’

Koch parody of Coke commercial

MSNBC w/ Cenk: C-Street, The Family & Coburn's Ensign Cover-Up

O'Donnell Questions Ron Paul's Parenting! On The Day He Announces His Presidential Campaign 2012

Who should we listen to? Rand Paul or Aristotle?

Gingrich says 2012 election biggest since 1860

I was just wondering, since Newt Gingrich says

Boehner on Face the Nation now - President Obama coming up

With only Six Dwarves left, Snow White opts out of GOP Nominating Process

The Chris Matthews Show

Donald Trumps Not Running....NBC Announces New FALL Line Up

Buffalo News endorses Hochul (D) in NY-26 special election, criticizes GOP, Tea Party tunnel-vision.

Barack Obama Totally Rocks a Young Girl's World

Obama's 17 Dimensional Chess and John Boehner's Reason to Cry

Jon Stewart agrees to debate o'reilly

Wow Newt manages to pack racial dogwhistling into every sentence he utters.

If Pawlenty wins the GOP nomination, does that take Minnesota off the board?

Voter ID Laws are Racist

KC Star: To protect voters’ rights, Nixon should veto photo ID bill

Mitch Daniels, Architect of US Debt Crisis

Newt Gingrich: The Bad Republican Joke

Media Stereotypes and the Invisible Latino 'Nones' (No religious affiliation)

Sunday Funnies: Best Political Cartoons of the Week

Newt's 'Food Stamp' Comments Belie His Own 'Food Stamp' Problem

Rich and Sort of Rich

Dominique Strauss-Kahn: who could succeed him?

Robert Samuelson: The elderly are better off than advertised

60 Minutes: A look at the "sovereign citizen" movement

In TN., "Your Papers Please........

Joan Walsh: Gingrich didn't call Obama a "strapping young buck," but ...

Salon's Joan Walsh on Gingrich's Coded Racism

Glenn Greenwald, Salon: They Hate Us For Our Freedoms

Barry Goldman, LA Times: Wasps do it, but why should we?

Time of Useful Consciousness

Engineer who designed dry storage casks says shut down all nuclear plants, go 100% renewable

Fukushima: Two Other Reactors Suffer Serious Damage

TOKYO—Substantial damage to the fuel cores at two other reactors of Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclea

Christie Brags Re. Environmental Accomplishments; Weakened Water, Beach, Fracking Rules

Coconino Co. Supervisors, Greens Slam Uranium Mining Report For Grand Canyon Region

UNEP: Humanity Hitting the Resource Ceiling

UK "Greenest Gov. Ever" Apparently Poised To Go Under Low Bar Set By Outgoing Labor -

UK Ministers Hold Emergency Drought Meet - Forest Fires Continue, April Moisture 24% Of Historic Avg

Keepers of the seeds

Why Telecommuting Is An Energy Win-Win

Ten lessons from Chernobyl and Fukushima

Hydropower’s Resurgence and the Controversy Around It

New Blog: Get your nerd on with documentation, diagrams, analysis about the Fukushima disaster

Food and oil price correlation is holding

Justifying $15 Trillion for Renewables

TEPCO: No.4 blast due to hydrogen from No.3

Rapid meltdown occur(ed) in No.1 reactor

Reactor 1 Bldg: 2,000 Millisieverts/Hr at Southeast Door

TEPCO pouring boron to prevent recriticality in No.3 as temp rises quickly in RPV

High concentrations of plutonium from the soil of rice field 50 km from Fukushima Plant

Impact of Reactor Shutdown: Germany Importing Nuclear Power to Meet Energy Needs

BBC: Tepco halts Fukushima cooling plan


The Costs of Canceling Japan's Plans for Nuclear Power

The appalling track record of Japan's nuclear industry - Moneyweek (UK)

Thought Solar Was Hard to Permit? Try Pumped Storage!

India, Pakistan exchange border fire - nuclear deterrence doesn't work

Here's the Reality We Face

California Sharks Dying by the Dozens Due to Internal Bleeding

A Sports Executive Leaves the Safety of His Shadow Life

Donors to G.O.P. Are Backing Gay Marriage Push

Phoenix Suns presdent Rick Welts has a Message: He's Gay

SNL's Ambiguously Gay Duo back with a surprise

Two Straight Athletes Combat Homophobia

Help out a gal out with a few votes....

Muslim inmate wins religion case in Va.

Is Your Religion Your Financial Destiny?

A Haven for Rastafarian Food

Is there moral or logical justification for a creator to wield capricious power of life and death..

I have only met Three Christ-Like people in my life...

I'm looking for a decent site for religious/spiritual progressives

News Science Stephen Hawking Stephen Hawking: 'There is no heaven, it's a fairy story'

Second Amendment Foundation Sues Illinois Over Ban On Carrying Guns For Self-Defense

Indiana Bill Prevents Local Governments From Restricting Gun Rights

NRA/CRPAF Lawsuit Filed to Force LAPD to Comply with Court Ordered CCW Permitting Process

Why Gun-Controllers Suddenly Love Bush's "Terrorist Watch List".

Andy Roddick withdraws from Rome doubles final with right shoulder injury

Pennsylvania Boy Shot While Twins Played With Guns

Joe DiMaggio's hitting streak began 70 years ago today

Vote on guns in bars will provide ammo for Democrats

Chad Ochocinco pockets $10,000 for a 1.5 second bull ride

Congratulations Thunder!

Bronx Drama

Phoenix Suns President Rick Welts has a Message: He's Gay

Gunrunner turns to Gunwalker . "The Holy Grail of Rosetta Stones".

Gun owners in the US are predominately male, Republican, and white.

On Thursday my Son tore his ACL--- and then his Coach told him to man up and get back in.

Major shooting incident in Golan Heights

It's official - "Sovereign Citizens" are terrorists that hide behind the Second Amendment

Former infantryman sentenced for selling machine guns and explosives

Last infiltrators return to Syria after day of bloody clashes on northern borders

Ohio VERY close to passing guns in bars law - letting people carry guns in bars/restaraunts