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Archives: May 29, 2011

Let's make a sticky post for the D3 progress.

The Third Rail

One of the Best San Francisco Street Fairs..(act of random kindness)

Mysterious fund allows Congress to spend freely, despite earmark ban

Where's the Wild Things Are will be on HBO at 9.00pm

Paul Krugman- Who You Gonna Bet On? An Update

Authorities release partial list of names of Joplin victims

Krugman- Budget Disinformation, Part 1 Million

Mark Ash: Post bin Laden America

Teh Daily Stupid: Stop climate change by destroying the rainforest

An FB post on why we should tax the rich

Tribute to Gil Scott streaming now

Tribute to Gil Scott streaming now

Have you ever seen a notation like this before?

Compressed air turns NZ trucker into human balloon

Freeper "Sarah Barracuda" thinks a Palin / Pizza Guy ticket would be "unstoppable!"

Lawrence O’Donnell offers to moderate debate between Bachmann and tenth grader

Thank George W, Again

List of Names Puts Human Face on Joplin Toll

The anthrax killings: A troubled mind

The corporate takeover of elections continues......

Not All Citizens' Votes Created Equal, and Study Says It Shows in Funding


In Joplin’s shadow, small Duquesne, Mo., vows to keep going

Typical debate with a Teapublican:

Iran sending advisers to Syria to quell unrest, paper reports

Fungi Reduce Need for Fertilizer in Agriculture

Fungi Reduce Need for Fertilizer in Agriculture

2 firms to pay for improper military foreclosures

Sentencing looms for L.A. County welfare worker who scammed the needy

“I won’t stand by & let Obama waste our hard-earned tax dollars on these freeloading veterans"

Twitter reveals secrets: Details of British users handed over in landmark case

Willie Nelson

Many in GOP who oppose health insurance requirement used to favor it

8 More U.S. Troops Killed In Afghanistan

Remember the acid test bus "Further" ?

Memorial Day thoughts

Freeper "Gargantua" would "gladly shed" his/her/its "last drop of blood defending Sarah"

Dear RWingers. I hope you all vote for Palin in the primary

Who will be our Huey Long in this Struggle?

Scot Ross, One Wisconsin Now: Why voter ID bill may be unconstitutional

A wonderful 70 Yr old Bitish woman braving Japan's radiation zones to save abandoned dogs and cats.

Happy Memorial Day. It's the kickoff to summer. On Thursday 8 U.S. troops were killed

U.S. Government Offers Lockheed Assistance After ‘Tenacious’ Cyber

In a nation where polite public discourse is the norm, the dialogue quickly turned hostile

Britain Says Helicopters Risky in Libya but Needed

Walker revamping certified capital plan amid bipartisan scorn.

For Anarchist, Details of Life as F.B.I. Target

Palin's ghostwriter, Rebeccca Mansour (Twitter, Facebook) replaced.

Al Qaeda group tightens grip on Yemen coastal town

TOON: Sunday's Doonesbury - Remembering But Not Reminded...

Joplin Police: We Are 'Ready' for Westboro Baptist Church

"Gil put to words the heartfelt cries for justice and righteousness that many of us harbored..."

Is that true that Newt Gingrich owed (owes) around $500,000 to Tiffany's?

Is that true that Newt Gingrich owed (owes) around $500,000 to Tiffany's?

If Hinckley had killed Reagan, who would have been the least disruptive replacement for Reagan?

NY Times: Passive in the Senate

KOS thinks the Weiner thing is a fake screen image

A heroine you should see - Mexico: Teacher Sings with Students During Shooting (video clip)

Ride to kill the bill

Any commercial pilots (past or present) on DU?


Sunday Talk Shows

Tunisia needs $125 billion in funding over five years - report

Cancer is now the leading cause of death in China

Paul Krugman- Discretionary Truthiness

2 killed, 11 wounded in twin bomb attacks west of Baghdad

I miss Ted Kennedy

Mitch the chinless is on MTP with Schumer

Who would you vote for in the 2012 Republican presidential primary?

More countries accepting gay lifestyle: study

Minor Earthquake Friday here in Philadelphia(!)


Trick or Treat!

Palin's bus trip already a success

Palin's bus trip already a success

Monsoon reaches Kerala, set to advance further

Examining Governor Scott Walker's Highway Boondoggles

One eaglet is working his wings big-time! Gives him a good

SOCIAL CONTROL: Just LOOK at the racial disparity of incarceration

Breitbart publishes risqué photo, claims it’s Anthony Weiner’s wiener (UPDATED)

Sorry Paul Ryan, My Mom Will Live

How long will it be before some politician says let's update our "horse & buggy" constitution?

The Republican Job Creators Myth (graph)

What happens when you make a timeline of all the "history" related things Glenn Beck has said

Why Medical School Should Be Free

Disappointed in "Too Big to Fail?"

Park Police Slam Dancers at Jefferson Memorial

Collection X: Weird, Wild Wonders of the Harley-Davidson Museum

nytimes: At Rolling Thunder, Waiting for Palin

Carl Hiaasen: GOP won’t let democracy get out of hand


A free press is good for democracy. Any group bent on dialing back democracy goes first for the pres

How the public feels about the safety net

100,000 Anti-U.S. Marchers In Baghdad

"Sesame Street's pinko puppets brainwash our kids" OMG!! is Grover a Commie?!

Gas drilling can spark neighbor disputes!(south western Pa.)

In the Rethugs' attempt to kill Medicare, Social Security payments would drop precipitously if

Hydrogen fuel cell (or other new technology) cars will save the gas guzzler from extinction.

The New and Improved Jesus

TV Host and other Activists arrested at Jefferson Memorial for dancing! See video, join 'em nxt wk!

did anyone know that before 1967...

India aims to build the world's fastest supercomputer

Met (Scotland Yard) turns on its staff over phone hacking (by Rupert Murdoch's papers)

FL Gov Rick Scott looks to overhaul Florida’s public hospitals

message to westboro baptist

Afghans say NATO air strike kills 12 children, two women - Reuters

More dam releases raise river ( My plant has millions in damage)

Passive in the Senate (NY Times)

A freeper explains why Sarah's bus schedule isn't published

Katrina vanden Heuvel LIVE call-in on Media Matters with Bob McChesney - 2pm EDT today

I love the Indy 500 and I hope there is a major race using electric cars in my life time.

Is the US government terrorizing the public?

Help me craft a response to a freeper please.

AP Exclusive: Syria to end nuclear secrecy

If Joblessness and Hopelessness Undermine Democracy in the Middle East, What About Here at Home?

Is this Paul Ryan's finest hour?

Homegrown Terrorism or Entrapment?

So, is the Rep. Weiner photo hoax a retaliation for him tweeting about Clarence Thomas docu dump?

Typhoon approaches Japan, may threaten nuclear plant

Help the tornado victims, but hold the used clothing

Please replace "Gingrich" with "BLINGRICH" in your future posts.

Marilyn Monroe photos found at garage sale still a mystery

Deep thoughts

Hightower -- A Little Less Corporate Political Corruption

Obama's tip to Miliband: To win, you must be upbeat

Gov. Christie's battle over scrapped ARC tunnel costing N.J. $225K a month in interest alone

War, Taxes & Regulation - A quick rant

Pragmatic progressive decisions: run to replace conservative Democrat or. . .

Pragmatic progressive decisions: run to replace conservative Democrat or. . .

"Finance is a gun. Politics is knowing when to pull the trigger."

Grampy McBush tells Fox "News" that Palin Can Beat Obama In 2012 ("Of course she can")

"Vets rot in hell"

Anthony Weiner: Hackers posted lewd photos on Twitter

Fire season 2010 totally REDUX! I'm at Snow Creek again due to lookout problems.

Bill Kristol - Quote of the Week

Palin without her wedding ring.

Palin without her wedding ring.

Starve the bums

Who does this? Who endangers a child for a photo op?

what's the highest number of jobs you have held at once?

what's the highest number of jobs you have held at once?

Some Republican Governors are a clear and present danger

Urban sprawl and the tornadoes

Toon: Suckered again

The American People Have Made It Abundantly Clear What They Do & Don't Want...Yet

Report: UK-trained forces help quell Arab Spring

Thinking about challenging the status quo and running to fight FOR our teachers

Here's A Sentence For Ya... 'The State Justice Department Is Representing The Republicans.'

Iraq's Profound Lack Of Gratitude After All The U.S. Has Done For Them

Trapped (toon)

Women plunge from window of Atlanta hotel; 1 dead

Women plunge from window of Atlanta hotel; 1 dead

(MO) Sen. Nieves is a bully and a fraud

How many times do we gotta explain this?

My friend's LTTE: Republican cuts’ repercussions

The Miracle Dog, Shot 40 Times And Buried Alive Survives,..

'Weiner' Photo Obvious Fake

Obama: Joplin tornado ‘a national tragedy’

Radioactive Typhoon. Just Fucking Great.

Seven Forgotten Vetrans Laid To Rest

Employers Probably Hired Fewer Workers in Latest Sign U.S. Economy Slowing

Man Poured Gasoline On Dog, Threatened To Light It On Fire: Cops

(not) HAPPENING NOW - Waiting for Palin and her political mystery tour

Street market unites tsunami-hit community in Japan

So, after 18 years, I decided to watch an Indy 500 live on TV again. I like auto racing.

Palin's Rolling Blunder: From Sled Dogs to Harley Hogs

Farming means having a personal relationship with your work.

One wish . . .

Chart: Bush Policies Dominant Cause Of National Debt

Chart: Bush Policies Dominant Cause Of National Debt

Yemen's Government Claims Al Qaeda Group Has Taken Major City

Palin DID show up at Rolling Thunder - there were cameras

Repubs. have prevented Obama from making a recess appointment of Elizabeth Warren this

A few questions for Freeptards and Teabaggers

Model plunges to death after fall from 10th-story hotel window on her 30th birthday

Wisconsin man charged with attempt to kill Planned Parenthood doctor

Judge denies motions by ACORN pranksters

I have both my flags out I remember my Irish ancestors who died in war too

Alan West

A Useful Constitutional Amendment

House passes bill authorizing endless "world-wide" war, just as momentum is

The New-Economy Movement

Nasty storms moving through S.E. Michigan

Pawlenty: ‘No absolute or real cuts in defense’

Did Palin quit being Governor of Alaska because her lawyers' fees were more than her paycheck for

Hopefully this human filth will live the rest of his life in and die in prison

The Intellectual Dishonesty of the Conservative Majority of The Supreme Court - FDL

Two Men & A Tie Clip

Log Cabin Republicans: Our mission is to oust Obama...

Inspired by OneGrassRoot: Is Anyone Interested in helping start an IT Co-op?

The Corporate Dream: Teachers as Temps

McCain: ‘Of course’ Palin can beat Obama

How many clowns do they have in that tiny car they call the Republican Party?

Palin’s bus tour keeps itinerary secret, baffles media and supporters

Salvatore Giunta on 60 Minutes. What an **exceptional** young man

Why did Sarah Palin get married? Hitler was single until shortly before his death.

Well lookie lookie - I turn on CSpan to watch Obama at 6.30pm and find Coburn

It's not that I don't give a shit about the economy or the wars but...

Sunday May 29 Fukushima updates

I just saw President Obama shaking hands at the end of the Joplin memorial service

French ex-Minister in Libya, would defend Gaddafi

"Mission Accomlished" US Coin

Go Danica!

Gates and Mullen Sabotaged Gen. James Cartwright's Chance of being Chairman of Joint Chiefs

GOP freshmen get a tough lesson in politics

Waukesha County - The GOP Firewall

Republicans still firmly against raising debt ceiling without big cuts

Right-Wing Media Attack American Jews For Not Turning On Obama

Drive Defensively, Please, ..reasons why..

Teen boot camp in Utah.

In 2012 we're going to find out just how stupid the American electorate is

In 2012 we're going to find out just how stupid the American electorate is

CNN disses our veterans

CNN disses our veterans

When she finds out she can't invoke 1st Amendment at ACORN trial, Hannah Giles breaks down and tries

Taking the Side of the Billionaires

Taking the Side of the Billionaires

Michigan superintendent: Let’s turn our schools into prisons

I'm going to have to have a little talk with my mom

Some thoughts and reflections on The Indy 500 from someone who has been there... (edited)

EU From Worse To Horrible:Ireland Broker Than Expected,Greece Mulls Splitting Up 'Good' & Bad Greece

Kids sell lemonade to try to save teachers’ jobs

Kids sell lemonade to try to save teachers’ jobs

Dr. Fathi Abu-Zakhar "our families were not afraid of dying, they were afraid of rape"

Radioactive materials found off the coast of Miyagi and Ibaraki

Cain Ad.."I don't snuff my own seed, and if I make a mistake with one of my ho's.."..

May payrolls report really about McJobs

My Friend Mister Rogers

Photo of the Day (JAPAN)

Photo of the Day (JAPAN)

James Fallows remembers Gil Scott-Heron

Afghans say NATO air strike kills 12 children, two women

Do we spend too much on Homeland Security?

How Roger Ailes Built the Fox News Fear Factory

UPDATE: Busted Brietbart FAKED IT (try and act surprised)

Pimping the Dead: Helmet, Black Leather & Heels Palin says "I love that smell of the emissions!"

Wisconsin: Attention DU'er who have been observing the recount.

Palin's New Movie

John F. Kennedy would have been 94 today. Remember.

Well, how do you do Private Willie McBride?

"Whose Vote?? OUR VOTE!!!" Rally for Election Integrity Madison

Paul Ryan is a liar?

Can we have a discussion about libraries and librarianship?

What is a Meat Animal?

Our New Iraq-Afghanistan War National Holiday

Palin pulls the writing on the hand trick again...

Passengers Stage 'Lord of the Flies' Mutiny on Delayed Plane

Ala. town hit by tornadoes bans FEMA trailers

Poll: Floridians Sick Of Scott

Police Brutality at the Silent Flashmob at the Jefferson Memorial

This Memorial day a group of people are volunteering their time helping Joplin Mo where are repukes

Once again, my house is the only one on the block

Income distribution in the US from 1969 - Almost all growth went to the very wealthiest 1%

Stick horses used in cowgirls contest (this is NOT an Onion story)

Some photos of pets and owners being reunited at the Humane Society in Joplin

Some photos of pets and owners being reunited at the Humane Society in Joplin

The trunk in the attic.

George Will says Sarah Palin should never be trusted with nuclear weapons

Cool pillow cases offer new energy-saving option ahead of predicted power crunch (JAPAN)

5 year old tornado survivor: "I feel sorry for my parents, they wasted their lives saving me."

Cities with the Most Billionaires, 2011

Gil Scott-Heron: Message To Rappers - DailyKos

Human Urine As A Safe, Inexpensive Fertilizer For Food Crops

The 10 Truest Things Harry Truman Said About Republicans

Why medical school shoud be free

What does co-op mean to you?

Eternal vigilance: In memorium and in preparation

Largest-ever U.S. dam removal set to begin on Elwha River

President tours devastated Joplin

There's Something About Those Helmets...

Toon: Who to blame?

Join the DU folding@home Team.

Iran Plans to Unplug Internet, Create Its Own

Ultra-Orthodox Group Affirms Abuse Cases Go First To Rabbi

Sun is setting on rural post offices

Sun is setting on rural post offices

Typical debate with a Teapublican:

Strauss-Kahn assembles crisis team to fight back

Happy 50th Anniversary, AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL

This fucking poser can kiss....

A few questions for Freepers and Teabaggers (edited)

The Inconvenient Truth Behind Waiting For Superman

"I love that smell of the emissions," she said.

AT&T Wants to Give You an 80s Makeover

LGBT people are fighting for their rights

Technology exists that can make insulin-dependent diabetics feel wonderful--but Americans can't have

When will interest rates go back up?

Rep. Allen West suggests U.S. can’t leave Afghanistan because Americans are dying there

A question about Health Care insurance and Unions.

Was Ayn Rand required reading in your HS?

Chinese dog eaters and dog lovers spar over animal rights

Braindead Dutch Government

PHOTOS: A rare glimpse into daily life in North Korea (VERY pic heavy)

"Worthless Slugs" is the phrase of the day. Replace a word or phrase in on OP title.

Mansplaining: Worst Catch Phrase Ever

Sade, "No Ordinary Love"

I just used a ten-year-old box of JELLO mix to make smoothies. Ask me anything.

Sometimes things

Sade - "Is It A Crime" (Live from San Diego)

Ok, why didn't anyone tell me about The Dead Weather's 'Sea of Cowards' album?

The strangest vagina I have ever seen

Willie Nelson

Let There Be Rock....

Well, I can only recommend it fom a distance...

Patience is dead.

This makes me want to like Ted Nugent...

I love the DU lounge

Lost in Translation

Bikers are taking over my town, the streets aren't safe anymore!

VIDEO: Santana, SRV, Cesar Rojas from Los Lobos & Jimmy Vaughan

5 Days in May

Lay Lady Lay

Monkeys with dogs

__________ Appreciation Thread.

Figuring out women's clothing sizes at work is driving me crazy.

Hello, It's Me

Brown Eyed Girl

Summer Breeze

Midnight Sky

Who Loves You Better?

Hope You Feel Better Love

Voyage To Atlantis

Harvest For The World

So You Wanna Stay Down

He never met a stage he didn't like.

You're The Key To My Heart/You're Beside Me

That poor bastard!

I am looking for a great recipe for whacamole

Maggie May

Cherry Ice Cream is a' churning..


Duke Powell works out some tough issues


A quick comic describing the Wikileaks/Julian Assange/rape charge business

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The Most Recent Fund Drive is over

I have a question about mp3 files...

(Then Came The) Last Days Of May

The Flying Nun

a side of me you've never seen before

Dammit. Why do all the new action movies have to be in 3D?

Hoeing is hard

Senior Ball photo of bluesboy. I'm bummed and happy at the same time.

Vegetarians, do you eat milk and cheese products?

When should you give unrequested advice?

When should you request advice?

Not-so-smooth criminal

Things that are intended for small children but are mostly liked by 20somethings

"Now I know you've heard about me, BAD things about me, baby PLEASE let me explain..."

Photos taken by astronauts of our world

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) 20 Pound Caption Edition

I am looking for a great recipe for guacamole.

Remember ELO?

Spock's lazy day.

Awesome Indy 500 today!

Modify a song to honor a Lounger

I should post of a trap that is set.

The Sad Songs of California

Returning veterans encounter VA mental health meltdown

Amnesty International marks 50 years of fighting for free speech

List of Names Puts Human Face on Joplin Toll

Is this Paul Ryan's finest hour?

Arab League seeks UN recognition of Palestine

Met (Scotland Yard) turns on its staff over phone hacking (by Rupert Murdoch's papers)

Delta flight reportedly catches fire in Atlanta

Park Police Slam Dancers at Jefferson Memorial

Judge denies motions by ACORN pranksters

Afghan Bank Commission Absolves Karzai Brother

Preserving and Transferring Film & Video onto DVD.

Cooling facility stops at Fukushima No. 5 nuclear reactor

Malta says 'Yes' to legalizing divorce

Agencies’ Lack of Coordination Hindered Supply of Crucial Gas, Report Says

Militants Tighten Grip on Yemeni Coastal Town

Went to a car show today.. What's your favorite?

Germany: Ten die from E.coli-infected cucumbers

Jacob Zuma to meet Muammar Gaddafi in last-ditch peace bid

Goodluck Jonathan sworn in as Nigeria’s president, faces challenge of uniting the nation

Libya: Britain prepares 'bunker buster' bombs for assaults

Chart: Bush Policies Dominant Cause Of National Debt

Back from Europe, Obama turns to the rubble and heartache of tornado-ravaged Missouri

Report: Latvia president dissolves parliament, effective immediately

President Obama to nominate Michael McFaul for Russia

What are your thoughts on "Papa" John Phillips?

Lockheed Martin hit by cyber incident, U.S. says

Omaha closes floodgates

UK training Saudi forces used to crush Arab spring

Mexico women activists demand safe abortion

Fukushima Nuclear Plant In Japan 'Unready For Typhoon'

Number unaccounted for drops to 40 in Joplin

What do you do for a sick girlfriend?

Serbia braces for Mladic extradition protests

Post your favorite British insult, you hobnocker!

Pro-Obama group targets Mitt Romney in Medicare ad

John F. Kennedy To Get Name On Next USS Carrier

McConnell: Ryan Medicare plan 'on the table'

Did y'all know that King Henry the VIII died at 55 years of age.

Afghanistan’s Karzai Gives U.S. Final Warning: Stop Killing Civilians

French minister accused of rape resigns

Afghan Official: NATO Airstrike Kills 14 (All Women & Children)

email for MFM thread

Greenpeace activists climb Greenland oil rig

Tim Pawlenty Says He Would Back Paul Ryan's Medicare Plan

Why aren't cats unionized?

Brand New update on Allan Lichtman's 13 keys to the White House

House Caucuses to Meet With President Obama

Nat Journal: Will Hill Democrats Embrace Obama in 2012?

President Obama gets an iPad 2 filled with Polish pride

'Motorcycle Mamas' No Sure Thing For 'Mama Grizzly' Palin

This is what Rolling Thunder should be about...

President Obama in Joplin, MO. (IMAGES and RAW VIDEO)

*LAME* - Palin bus tour doesn't actually exist - but you can DONATE to it

New Palin book exposing babygate about to hit shelves in a couple months.

Palin not even a factor because of one word -- "Quitter"

Obama admin caves to China, refuses to say that China is manipulating its currency

***HEADS UP*** President Obama Arrives in Joplin, MO, Speaks at Memorial Service at 3:00 PM (ET)

McCain: Palin can beat Obama

Really, shouldn't we just sit back and watch the Palin debacle and enjoy it?

How do you grade Obama with respect to Iraq?

Obama promises for 2012

The Obama Administration wants US troops to stay in Iraq past the Dec 31 deadline

Palin is the quintessential Fox News creation. Good looking, shallow, ignorant, mean to the core.

Gil Scott-Heron - The Bottle

Retail cleaners 4th day of Hunger strike. Joined by State Senator, clergy, rabbi and other leaders

CTUL Hunger Strike Day 6 : Delegation goes to Cub Food headquarters,

Letterman, Conan spoof Gingrich

Students join the 3rd day of the hunger strike, Mpls Lutheran Bishop stand with the workers, Police

Kindergarten Teacher In Mexico Keeps Her Students Under Control During Cartel Gunfights Outside.

If you think this is not political you don't know what is happening in Michigan

Does Sarah Palin's Bus Tour Mean She's Running?

Missile Offense Shield? 'Expect anything from govt lunatics'

Adam vs. The Man Host Arrested in D.C.

President Obama In Joplin, Missouri (Memorial)

The Whitest Kids You Know - Pledge of Allegiance

Tom Friedman on Netanyahu Speech

Targeted Peace Activist distrupt AG Eric Holder's visit to U of MN: Dissent is not a Crime!

Scarlett Johansson in KKK robe supporting Planned Parenthood

Angry Biker Yells At Paparazzi To Get Away From Palin


Texas Gov. Rick Perry's Surefire Strategy to Capture the GOP Nomination

How Roger Ailes Built the Fox News Fear Factory

'Berluskahn’: Sex Scandals Challenge Two European Leaders

Greece ‘misses’ fiscal targets, edges closer to default

Education cuts 'will turn Britain into yesterday's country'

The Old Economy’s Not Coming Back. So What’s Next?

India lashes out at rich nations over IMF top job

nytimes: Breibart Protégé O'Keefe Wins Nonprofit Status From I.R.S.

Republican Legislators Push to Tighten Voting Rules

Diplomat skeptical of North’s food shortage claims

Obama opens door for Polish visa waiver

The Monster and Monterrey: The Politics and Cartels of Mexico's Drug War

Greece Set For Severe Bail-Out Conditions (Internationa Involvement In Tax Collection/Privatisation)

Santorum Troubled By Most Disgusting Google Bomb – Ever!

Gardening as politics: Digging the Founding Gardeners (LA Times Op-Ed)

A Peaceful End to the War on Drugs?

Karoli @ Crooks & Liars calls bullshit on WaPo Op-Ed RE: John Edwards

Gov. Walker's (WI) approval rating at 43 percent

After the crash: the pauperisation of middle-class America

Sesame Street's pinko puppets brainwash our kids

Spain's election results may lead to a more unpopular government

For Anarchist, Details of Life as F.B.I. Target

Three Gorges Dam's power is seeping away

Blue Fin Tuna and Dolphins working cooperatively to feed

Revolt brewing against nuclear plant in Bhavnagar

On the consequences of nuclear proliferation

Pakistan PM: Floods caused Rs855 billion loss

2011 drought worst in Texas since 1895

Spent the week visiting family (in Hawaii)

Fukushima: Crippled nuclear plant not prepared for heavy rain, wind

(Nature) Fukushima nuclear plant is leaking like a sieve

'You have to cut back when you have a $480 gas bill a month'

Study: Radiation affects birth sex ratio (atomic weapons tests and nuclear power plants)

Gil Scott-Heron obituary by Channel 4 News (UK)

Police: Palm Springs parking spot attack a hate crime


Can we please start spelling out "Human Rights Campaign" in posts?

Can anyone tell me that DADT is over

Berkeley jail tries to avoid religious bias

Malta votes for divorce

First hymnal for Atheists

What is Islam's Gulen movement?

Atheist converts after mom wins $1 Million Lottery

Mayor Margie Rice: Knowing Atheists Exist Makes Me Sick

man lived with body of dead fiancee for days, praying she would return to life

No True Scotsman

'I had to send my son to heaven and myself to Hell': mother executes her boy at firing range

Oh. Oh. Nuclear shortage means ENORMOUS RISK FOR EVERYONE ON EARTH.

Since NEW YORK is again taking up the question of GAY MARRIAGE...

The USC case sets a new standard; but will the NCAA uphold it?

Hottest the Dodgers have been all season

The JR Chess Report (May 29): Gelfand to challenge Anand for World Title

I did NOT just see that! (Indy 500 spoiler)

Editor's Notes: Worlds apart

Palestinian government deal by June 6: Shaath

Haaretz: Netanyahu asked Canada PM to thwart G8 support for 1967 borders

Israel Seeks to Tighten Grip on Jerusalem

Gaza border crossing will remain free of European observers, Hamas official says

Netanyahu's 'no' speech could spur a resounding 'yes'

'Jordan is Palestine,' MK Eldad declares at embassy

Amid Egypt's border easing, Gazans feel rare hope

Memorial Day