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Benjamin Netanyahu’s Son Complains On Facebook: ‘Terror Has A Religion And It Is Islam’

I'll bet our friends at WBC are

I'll bet our friends at WBC are

Start Spreading the News

Under EFM Robert Bobb, Detroit Public Schools' consultants got raises, perks

Remember Johnny Gosch? Noreen Gosch will be on Monday night!!

When the courts recognize marriage equality, it's "judicial activism"...

Slideshows: NYC Celebrates After Marriage Equality Passes The State Senate

Can we PUH-lease.... get Glenn Beck's FACE off of DU!!!

New York Gay Marriage Bill Passes State Senate, Prompting Outpouring Of Reaction

NY Gov. Cuomo signs gay marriage law

Pictorial: Celebration outside the Stonewall.

Conratu-Fucking-Lations, New York! And FUCK YOU, Ruben Diaz, sideways.

Name One policy That the Republicans Have Passed That Shows How "Exceptional" America Is

Name One policy That the Republicans Have Passed That Shows How "Exceptional" America Is

Freepers heads explode "NY Spit On Jesus" -"Screw York"

Freepers heads explode "NY Spit On Jesus" -"Screw York"

Now gays and lesbians in New York can have all the benefits of marriage...

Gov. Cuomo just spoke about Progressivism and Social Justice

I am a NYer!

US warns hostile cyberspace acts could provoke military response

BIG upgrades to the lookout kitchen 2-day!

National Defense Authorization Act, makes us a martial-law state?

Release the Weiner Dialogs in Their Explosive Original Form

Release the Weiner Dialogs in Their Explosive Original Form

Some celebrity quotes on NY's new marriage equality law

Herman Cain's "Regulatory Reduction Commission"

Afghans Build Open-Source Internet From Trash

Life in jail for woman behind Rwanda genocide

Car bomb outside Afghan hospital kills at least 60

Given the behavior of Repug legislatures in the States....

Given the behavior of Repug legislatures in the States....

HIllary, never met a war she didn't like

theft of wheelchair at Walmart caught on tape

Hula hooping for equality

US warns hostile cyberspace acts could provoke military response

I keep getting into arguments with people who INSIST that Obama has raised their taxes

For New Yorkers this morning!!!

Corporate cash buying elections or is it deferred compensation?

The constitution does not require a "Declaration of War" by congress

It didn't take long for this freeper to join the terrorists.

On the NY vote for Gay Marriage...

Worse flooding to come in Minot, N.D.

About most of the republicans who voted "No".

I am wearing my Proud PFLAG Mom shirt in Florida today

Great pics after passage of gay marriage in NY:

Serious Unintended Consequence Of Gay Marriage

Gay marriage in NY will be a boost to the economy...

Would Shimon Peres Apply His Critique Of Foreign Aid To America’s Largest Aid Recipient?

Well, it's been an hour since the Marriage Equality Bill passed, and I'm still hetero...

Right in the middle of the street: Man on Dog!!

Nowitzki defeated the Ghetto Basketball! Racist bullshit from Germany!

Republicans and their policies welcome in NJ Democratic Party.

Republicans and their policies welcome in NJ Democratic Party.

How many Republicans voted for the New York same-sex marraige bill?

Journalists Arrested at DC Public Meeting

My new face book status!

Does anyone else count up the number of responces they get every night? I like to see how I'm doing.

Civic Investment and the 'Skyboxing' of Education By Richard W. Riley

The book I want to read in ten years: Re: Gay marriage issue.

Walker closes public to budget signing ceremony (WI)

Exclusive: Oil Industry Forms New Astroturf Group To Manipulate 2012 Republican Primary In Iowa

Former CNN Sports Anchor Nick Charles dies

Toon: Fleeing for their lives!

Equal Protection Under the Law

My local paper's editorial on Afghanistan.

Watched a great play tonight called Dog Sees God

Detroit Public Schools Announces 10% Pay Cuts & Massive Layoffs

Haridopolos is on Rick Scott's staff??!!

Charles Blow- Them That’s Not Shall Lose

Remember the names of the four NY Republican heroes. They're facing retribution from conservatives.

I wish this would get plastered all over DC

Seriously, how many of R revered heroes would have been locked-up, if WOD had been back then too?

Venus and Serena are really great tennis players

Venus and Serena are really great tennis players

New helmet to give Typhoon pilots killer look

DU, we need to have a talk.

Basra Provincial Council prevents US Forces from entering Basra

Basra Provincial Council prevents US Forces from entering Basra

The Busts Keep Getting Bigger: Why?

Barack Obama belongs on the two-hundred dollar bill.

Fascinating article on the history of gay rights and the policing of public spaces in New York City

If you had your druthers...

Second plane crash injures U-Mich basketball recruit, kills father, step-mother

Look at this lovely New York Daily News cover!

Space station transits the Sun

Jemima Khan: The things you say sound great, Mr President. So why do you end up disappointing us?

Jemima Khan: The things you say sound great, Mr President. So why do you end up disappointing us?

Anyone else notice that Newspapers are now putting ads on the front page?

Fukushima: Resumption of decontamination system not in sight

The Rainbow Bridge just took on a whole new meaning!

Prosser attacks fellow judge...

Millions were in germ war tests (Great Britan)...

Conan and Fallon on Sarah

Great work, mods! And fast, too!

If you want to see what a real executive leader looks like:

Nail That Coffin Shut! By ALEXANDER COCKBURN

Burned at the Stake for Being Poor

In Defense of Traditional Marriage

NYT: Job-Jugglers, on the Tightrope

Two bombs found at Denver area shopping mall, FBI says

A meme I want to start: "Thank the Republicans"

Liberal denomination stands up for its causes

So no Jury Service for Palin after all...

Toady's newspaper covers...

On current they are running a program on talking with an Iraqi

Joke's On Them? FEC Set To Let Stephen Colbert 'Report' On His Super PAC

Gillibrand: Our Next Marriage Equality Fight: Repealing DOMA

Wanna know why the Europeans are pissed off with the Greeks? The Greeks

The 21st Century Republicans:Totalitarians, Zealots, Nation-Destroyers

Congress v. the President on war powers (Greenwald)

Amanda Knox's best friend asks a good common-sense question.

Terra terra terra

Churches and other Religious Organizations Play by Different Rules

Two Things To Say About Ron Paul's Allegedly Awesome Position On Drugs

Patient care at hospitals hit by loss of files in tsunami (JAPAN)

Story of a Raid: US Night Operations Anger Afghans

The NY Senate Vote Makes Me Think...

How does someone go about buying a foreclosure?

How does someone go about buying a foreclosure?

Walker (WI-Repug Gov) cancels budget bill-signing at firm run by felon

AP-GfK Poll: People divided on looming debt crisis

I need to stand up for my own.. Liberal Christians..

Gov. Brownback starts faith-based program for parolees

Gov. Brownback starts faith-based program for parolees

Quake tweets make their way into memorial books (JAPAN)

Tohoku city allows death registrations (JAPAN)

The repugs assault on women marches forward

"I don't know the key to success . . .

Does New York have a referendum process?

Deficit Hysteria: Washington's War on the Young

The Front Line Of the Middle-Class Struggle: Helping Others Cope While Coping With a Pay Cut

An interesting comment, someone said something interesting.

Where Can We Get Us Some Conservatives Like THIS ???

Bankers Gear Up for the Rape of Greece, as Social Democrats Vote for National Suicide

Water treatment system at Fukushima plant achieves decontamination (JAPAN)

A video look at the remains of Ryan Dunn's Porche

The GOP vs. Democracy

Soviet pink tank returns to Prague

Another side effect of the gay marriage law

Another side effect of the gay marriage law

TWI - Tweeting While an Idiot

DC voting rights activists, officials protest at White House

Remember when...

Mountains of rubble remain a headache in Fukushima (JAPAN)

Confused about the difference between gay marriage and civil union

President Obama Has A Communications Problem With LGBT Community

Answers to the Friday Afternoon Challenge question.

A New York State of Mind

Pretty cool day in NYC today

7-year-old U.S. boy charged with driving car

Steinbeck understood the problems we face

There is an awesome angry Greek woman kicking some ass on BBC world

We are in a second Great American Depression

Florida Governor Floats Huge Gimmie for Banks: Taking Foreclosures Out of the Court System

More on the WI SC history of Prosser's outbursts in the workplace

Is Rand Paul as dumb as he sounds?

The phone number to David Prosser's office is 608-266-1882.

Common Healing, a New Film

So, what's it been like in New York state today?

Fred Sauer: Did Bob Rubin Loot the Treasury to Bailout Goldman Sachs?

Support a call for David Prosser to resign?

Wow just wow

BBC: "You may have noticed a headline... about a dog being condemned to stoning in Israel"

Is Kansas going to be the first state without abortion services?

Equal Protection Clause and Gay Marriage

The story of Medusa, is told wrong.

CNN reporting on the lady arrested on her front lawn videoing the cops - NOW!

ONCE AGAIN - To all you idiots who oppose the idea of same sex marriage...

Diabetes epidemic affects 350 million as crisis spreads to developing nations

What's the latest on Vermont's single payer health care?

Number of the Week: U.S. Teachers’ Hours Among World’s Longest

Goldman Sachs Is So Desperate To Get Into Ukraine It's Advising The Government For Free

I still can't understand how a poor black kid caught with a crack pipe gets the book

"Struggling" Sean Duffy Must Return Raise He Gave Himself (WI, Repug)

Beauty and the Beasts: The Sight of a Pretty Woman Can Make Men Crave War

Protest in Madison WI June 28 -Demand Information on the status of the investigation of David Prosse

I'm convinced what this country needs is a "Two Naomis" tour

Any more info on the MN government shutdown as of July 1? nt

Another great Anti-Stupid Shirt

Pakistan army rejects report on bin Laden's cell-phone

Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice, David Prosser ,allegedly grabbed fellow justice by the neck

Big Payday for Soap Opera Fan Who Dropped Dime on Whitey Bulger

Holy Shite look at Minot South Dakota

How Andrew Cuomo got marriage equality through, from the beginning (NYT)

WashPo (2009) - "GOP Would Protect Health Care for Seniors" by Michael Steele - What Happened?

Photo of the Day (JAPAN)

Schools Eliminating Librarians as Budgets Shrink (NYT)

Penguin critically ill after second surgery in New Zealand

Elton John hosting SNL!

The Next Ponzi Bubble to Burst,,,,,,

The Next Ponzi Bubble to Burst,,,,,,

I believe "leave it up to the states" is little better than compete silence on gay marriage.

Congrats to our straight brothers and sisters on the historic victory in New York

Prosser: Reports false that he placed hands on neck of other justice

I ask my fellow DUers not to be arrogant or overly celebrate concerning the gay marrage victory.

July 8th. Real Time w/Bill Maher guests will be Ann Coulter, Chris Hayes

Another reason CNN has become a joke.

NYT: Wisconsin Judge Said to Have Attacked Colleague

Four Ways Justice David Prosser Can Be Removed From Office - ThinkProgress

Christian radio station manager gets nekkid & propositions an underage girl. Florida, of course.

Man urinates in water, US city flushes 8M gallons

I'm gonna post this again: ....and nothing happened

Glenn Greenwald On NY State's Enactment Of Marriage Equality

NATO’s Libya campaign drags on

What if Bavarians wanted to honor regular soldiers from southern Germany who fought in WWII--

Romney, Bachmann nearly even in Iowa Poll

Romney, Bachmann nearly even in Iowa Poll

2016 Presidential Primary NY Grudge Match

Fellow cheeseheads.....if Prosser resigns does Walker get to pick his replacement for the.....

New COLA (cost of living adjustments) Proposal Cuts Especially Deep Into SS Benefits For Women

Anti-Union Life at Target

The "No-Tax" Plan

US Airways lets man in women's panties fly (PIC- WARNING)

Why would somebody do this?

Darrel Issa/ Appropriations Committee is Trying to Destroy the US Postal Service with HR 2309

Scientists want to dig up Shakespeare to find out if he smoked weed

Crowds protest Ala. immigration law

WI SC Justice Prosser allegedly grabbed fellow justice by the neck

'Well, fuck it, I don't care what you think'

Freeper shows how classy he/she is on Prosser story...

Heading to NYC to marry a boxturtle. FINALLY!!!

Heading to NYC to marry a boxturtle. FINALLY!!!

Predictions In The Latest Justice Prosser Mess--WI is in a crisis....

Karl Rove is an ass

Look at this logo. Come on, isn't it 2011?

Hey California - who's progressive now?

Full Text Of WI Supreme Court Chief Justice Shirley Abrahamson's Powerful Dissent Last Week

Freepers have attacked this poll. UNfreep, please? "...New York state legalizing gay marriage"

Northern Flooding, Southwestern Drought... I've Always Wondered Why We Haven't Done This...

Cuomo’s Presidential Moment Forms Contrast With Obama

Cuomo’s Presidential Moment Forms Contrast With Obama

Sunday Talk Shows

Well, now that New York allows gay people to get married does anybody know a nice, straight place...

Let's talk about Republicans.

Pelosi demands a seat at the table in final talks on the debt-ceiling

My marriage is over--- my wife and I are getting a divorce.

Yikes... Yves Smith Shreds Ezra Klein's Piece On 'Inside Job'

Half of World's Refugees are Running From US Wars

Business group: Public companies shouldn’t have to compare CEO and worker pay

Temp levee built to protect the plant I work at from highest flood water since '52 (photos)

Pelosi demands a seat at the table for final talks

Is some rich man trying to buy a change in Michigan's divorce laws? It sure looks like it.

Euphemism For Strangling...

Euphemism For Strangling...

For All.

Hey Democrats on the hill, that includes you Mr President, this is what a Leader looks like!

Please stop calling it "Marijuana"!!!!!!

What would George Washington think of fellow Virginian Eric Cantor?

One day, I'll be able to get married.

Actual News Headlines Vs. Fox News Headlines

OMG! George Carlin Radio on Sirius/XM 104 all weekend!

Joe Biden and Clarence Thomas

How the hell did they let this pass in NY?

Shannyn Moore just tweeted this.

About the Catholic Church and same sex marriage.......

Canadian Postal Workers strike or lockout questions

Pass It On...

Now Forbes Has The Prosser Attack Story... This Thing Is Going Viral

Reveling in the Pain of Others: Moral Degeneracy and Violence in the "Kill Team" Photos

I've been married and divorced three times

2 pictures of the same arch..in Nagasaki. One after the bombing, one after the tsunami

An elk saved a marmot from drowning.

I Would Like To Remind Everybody What Prosser Said After His Last Blow Up In March...

“There Should Start To Be Some Real Investigations As To Whether Clarence Thomas Can Continue... "

"Bachmann, Santorum, Romney, Gingrich, Pawlenty Support Gay Marriage Ban"

Hope This Is A Trend... 'U.S. Wants Ex-Mortgage Boss To Get Life In Prison' - Reuters

MO River flooding - pictures

Ignorance abounds ....

Hello!? Tom Delay was sentenced to prison 5 months ago. Anyone home?

Is buying a foreclosure unethical business activity?

Oh Crap the filthy masses are starting to catch on.

OUCH! Picture of Prosser during tirade.

Wait... What? Hugo Chavez dies in Cuba. (WikileaksAR)

It's illegal, the war in Libya is illegal.

Kathryn Jean Lopez descends into state of depression over NY vote.

it's not gay marriage or same sex marriage. It's just marriage.

I've been thinking about that courageous mother in Vermont

Oh No It Didn't... Prosser Attack Story Hits The New York Times !!!

help male this the #1 image of David Prosser on Google

While you're jumping up and down about Cuomo...

Video shows part of man's hellish 11-hour G20 arrest ordeal, paraded naked past female cop

When Kathy Griffin Met Michele Bachmann

Keep on calling AARP, member or not

Neil Patrick Harris, David Burtka To Marry:Gay Marriage Passage

About the religious protections in the NY same-sex marriage bill.

Article: 'Raise Your Hand If You're Sick of Dan Choi' (w/ analysis of Choi's Twitter feed)

The cost of college sucks!!!

Van Jones and Rebuild the Dream -- sounds interesting.

New York State is more than New York City

God, that Phelps family is DISGUSTING.

I was stopped at a PA State Police checkpoint today.

15,000

World's wealthiest people now richer than before the credit crunch

Share a memory about and/or light a candle for Peter Falk

Walking away from your mortgage? Beware of deficiency judgments.

2012 and the Axis of Oil

Will the Casey Anthony case trial turn into a train wreck . . .

friggin 109 yesterday. 109 today. suppose to hit 109 tomorrow. highest recorded number ever in

5 Ways Your Telecom Company is Screwing You

Florida atheist sues Polk County sheriff for her arrests...calls it "pervasive religiosity"

Libyan Revolution Week 19

Do I have fake memories of a Sting music video?

Richard Pryor is on Comedy Central right now.

Who's still up?

I've just had a shock...

Pandora.com Crime against humanity

Does anyone else count up the number of responces they get every night? I like to see how I'm doing.

What do I miss out on by having adblock?

Nostalgia

I have been looking for a recipe forever it seems

Yesss! Tax Return! Please help me decide.

So now that gay marriage is legal, who's going to invite me to their wedding?

Food Porn...The Juicy Lucy Butter Burger from Maverick in San Francisco. MMMMM or Whatta effin mess?

Oh, bloody HELL. I DID NOT KNOW that Marvel Comic legend Gene Colan died on June 23rd.

Bleating and babbling we fell on his neck with a scream....

Who is the real problem

Barack Obama belongs on the two-hundred dollar bill.

I used to want to be a landlord

this thread melted into non existence.

OK - honestly, does this look like someone who's falling???

Anyone tried neurontin for anxiety ?

A pano I took...

The Rite - Latest Anthony Hopkins movie is soo suspenseful

Anyone know anything about Serif WebPlus web design

Bad Teacher = Mediocre movie.

Nah pop no style, a strictly roots

George Orwell was born today

Jump the shark or jump the surfer?

What did they do to Firefox?

"Were you drunk?"

My energy company sent me an ice cream sundae.

One of the adult decorah eagles seems to be having a case of empty next syndrome tonight.

House pianist

Pink Floyd - "Careful with That Axe, Eugene" from "Live At Pompeii," - 1972 (HD)

David Gilmour - "Echoes," Live in Gdansk (full length, 25 minutes, HD)

WTF: I just married a penguin!

David Gilmour Live 1984 at the Hammersmith Odeon (FULL CONCERT - 1 HOUR)

How y'all doing?

Is There a State/Federal Grant I Could Apply for to Make a Student Short Film?

Pics of Maui/Lanai underwater.

PHOTO: "WHAT? I didn't do nothin'..."

I'm going to my first Bob Dylan show

On the topic of propaganda and why to avoid the 'noun'

Anyone ever seen the comedy video by Ellen Degeneres "Here and Now"? Is it any good?

What did you have for dinner tonight DU? I made Lobster salad sandwiches

I just watched Jaques Tati's 'Play Time' for the first time

Strawberry goes well with avocado, I think

PHOTO: "If I can just roll this egg up on the beach, I'll crack the shell and be eatin' like a KING"

I'm watching "My Boss's Daughter" with Ashton Kutcher

What would you like this thread to be about?

Judge stops Ind. cuts to Planned Parenthood funds

US warns hostile cyberspace acts could provoke military response

Lobachevsky

Union group slams Colombia over recent killings of 2 teachers

Barnabas Collins was kind of a jackass

Militants raid Pakistan police station; 10 killed

Israelis sentenced for theft of Auschwitz mementoes

Two bombs found at Denver area shopping mall, FBI says

Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan to combat terrorism

WikiLeaks' Assange Builds New, Less-Confrontational Legal Team

NY Gov. Cuomo signs gay marriage law

Afghan Hospital Bomb Kills Dozens

Exclusive: Banks discuss new Greek rollover plan: source

Nick Charles Dead: Former CNN Anchor Dies At 64

Mich. plane crash kills survivor of earlier crash

Iowa Planned Parenthood Affiliate Announces Expansion

What were your nicknames as kids. Some asshole named me Bimbo and it stuck for a few years.

Foods you hated as a kid but tolerate/like now?

The Five Year Old is really into all things Paris, France or otherwise Gallic

AP Enterprise: Pharmacy robberies sweeping US

what has been your favorite sitcom in the last forty years?

GOP outside group spending millions to attack Obama on economy

Marijuana movement moving ahead statewide and nationally

NFL Players Hold Phone Updates on Lockout

Fred Steiner dies at 88; Hollywood composer created 'Perry Mason' theme

Prosser Allegedly Grabbed Fellow Justice by the Neck

Asteroid to Pass Extremely Close By Earth On Monday

Prosser: Reports false that he placed hands on neck of other justice

Obama attracting more small donors

Romney, Bachmann lead in 2012 Iowa caucus poll

NOM To GOP Senators: “We Pledge $2 Million to Reverse Same-Sex Marriage in New York”

Ex-Ukraine PM to Go on Trial for Abuse of Power

Existence of 200 ‘uncontacted’ tribal people in Brazilian rainforest confirmed

‘Sheriff Joe’ orders AZ deputies to question undocumented immigrants about wildfires

President Obama: Advanced Manufacturing Can Boost Jobs

Army worries about ‘toxic leaders’ in ranks

Chávez in Critical Condition In Cuban Hospital, report

All right, we're making some progress...

BIG upgrades to the lookout kitchen 2-day!

Republicans: Lackeys for the top 1% and above--not the rest of us

Tim Pawlenty Shaves Off Every Hair On His Body In Really Weird Campaign Gaffe

Tom Toles on Huntsman and the 'strong pull of the center'

Obama’s focus on visiting clean-tech companies raises questions

White House released statement to HuffPo after NY's passage of gay marriage bill

Sarah Silverman in Tel Aviv: I would vote for Obama again

IA POLL (GOP): Romney 23, Bachmann 22, Cain 10, Newt 7, Paul 7, Pawlenty 6, Santorum 4.

After a trial of 2-1/2 years of keeping G. Bush's left-overs in high places, some of whom have been

Defending the indefensible...

Biden warns GOP on debt ceiling talks,Obama administration won't let the middle class "carry

Could Cuomo primary Obama in 2012?

U.S. fares poorly in first modern polling of Egyptian views

Commander Mark Kelly & U2, w/ message to Gabrielle Giffords 6/18/11

NEW YORK,NEW YORK- FRANK SINATRA

Cuomo: New York a beacon for social justice

Thousands of G20 Detentions Illegal: Ontario Ombudsman

New Yorkers celebrate passage of same-sex marriage law

Mom, Pick Up!!!!! ..... President Obama

Fastest Video Ever! (Mach 500!!)

Gay Marriage Now Legal in New York!

Bill Maher- Obama is 'one black ninja gangster president'

Take action for nuclear abolition on 25 June 2011: www.nuclearabolition.org

I LOVE New York, Gay Marriage NOW!!!

Highlights from the Rebuild the Dream Launch - June 23 in NYC

Weekly Address: Strengthening America by Investing at Home

Jim Cornette on Obama and Health Care

Young Turks: Gore Slams Obama On Climate Change

Jesus is Back in Town (2011)

Countdown: Rep. Chris Murphy (D)CT Calls On Congress to Act Against Clarence Thomas

Tribute to John Steinbeck

The Tea Party Recruitment Song

Thom Hartmann: The real cause of Michael Jackson's death (from 6/29/2009)

TYT: (Barney) Frank Not Happy w/ Obama Over Libya

Why I Was Arrested Yesterday at a D.C. Taxi Commission Meeting

Maher: Republicans are assholes...Obama's sucking up to the people he should be fighting

David Prosser's 'abusive' conduct is 'troubling'.

Walker Crashes Devil's Lake SP Centennial Celebration, 6/25/2011

TYT: Corrupt Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas?

Rep. Murphy on GOP Silence & The Thomas Scandal

Young Turks: Cenk on Michael Savage MSNBC 'Anti-Church Perverts' Comments

'Start the Clock' - can mean only one thing...

Gay Patriot Flips Off Fox News Viewers At Protest

Roger Ailes Asks For Tax Free Diapers For His Staff

Reggie Brown Finishes Obama Speech on Maher

Walker getting booed out of Devils Lake State Park Wisconsin

Christie Doubles Down On Rude Comment To Voter

Vancouver riot kissing couple video shows what happened before photo

Chris Hedges: MSM Feeds Masses 'Road Kill' - The Only Hope is Massive Civil Disobedience

The Empire State Building tonight

NY Gov. Cuomo signs same sex marriage legislation (Grisanti, R-Buffalo comments) -

Andrew Sullivan: Why New York Matters

Experts restoring pharaoh's boat

What's the Matter With Oklahoma? State Launches Anti-Immigrant and Anti-Muslim Crusade

Sarkozy Says Gates’s Comments on Libya Mission Were Words of ‘Bitter’ Man

While US talks withdrawal, Afghan corruption soars

Newt Gingrich Claims Arrest of 'Whitey' Bulger Is Reverse Racism

NZ zoo takes in penguin that mistook sand for snow

Electability vs. ideology: The GOP dilemma

America's role in this Greek tragedy

President Obama’s Afghanistan speech confirms America’s decline

Johann Hari: How to survive the age of distraction

Clarence Thomas crosses ethical line

Koch Industries Tells Its 50,000 Workers How to Vote

Jessica Valenti: Is Bristol Palin’s new memoir the story of a rape survivor speaking out?

Economy Alone Fails to Explain Turkey’s Success (Ramzy Baroud)

Overtaking the US in manufacturing doesn't make China a military superpower

Alice Walker: Why I'm joining the Freedom Flotilla to Gaza

The Curse of the Crocodile: Russia's Deadly Designer Drug

Musings on Plutocracy

Why Is Mighty Time Warner So Scared of Tiny Salisbury, North Carolina?

What really drives the poor.

It’s Not Just Alternative Energy Versus Fossil Fuels or Nuclear – Energy Has to Become DECENTRALIZED

Sharp to build solar power stations in Japan

Five nuclear experts working on Iran's Bushehr plant died in Russian plane crash

Talks aim to increase progress of Saudi Arabia solar energy sector

Toon: A quality of life decision

Emerging Solar Investment Model Leads To Large NC Solar Project

PRESS RELEASE - Space Energy supporting China in reassessment of Strategic Energy Policy

Power grid change may disrupt clocks

Honduras declares shark sanctuary

Germany's nuclear phase-out will cause UK, Spain and Italy emissions to fall

‘IEA may release more oil stockpiles’

Georgia Power to buy up to 50 MW of solar by 2015

White House solar panels are no-shows

Space Based Solar Power: University of Surrey and Astrium ground-testing this summer

Radioactive Water Threatens to Overwhelm Fukushima Plant

UK nuclear ‘not economic’ after Japan: Citi Investment Research managing director

Fukushima Daiichi - This Ain't Good

Manilla: DoE rechanneling $100-M nuclear budget — “Renewable energy is the priority right now…”

Mountains of radioactive rubble pile up in Fukushima

Energy subsidy fact check: coal 41%, wind 32%, solar 19%, nuclear 2%

The Great Corn Con

Advisor to PM Kan: Japan should nationalize all nuclear power plants

Matsue: where spirits loved by Yakumo Koizumi live

"Good Xian girl," 16, takes 51-yr-old husband

Congrats to us all! Congrats to my wonderful state!

Russian police detain gay activists at protest

Cross post from GD: About the Catholic Church and the New York Same sex Marriage law:

I know many NY couples are happy, but I also wonder....

If you can, read the article from the NY times about how this got done

White House Statement on NY; Mayor Bloomberg's Comments

'Show homophobia the red card' says German gay community

Irish American Christine Quinn named New York's most powerful gay person

Cazadero resident celebrates gay pride at White House

Doctor sues, says denied job because he's gay

Gay marriage backers: NY vote has national impact

Neil Patrick Harris Announces Engagement, Celebs Praise NY Gay Marriage Bill

Thanks Pres Obama

a dumb question... let's say I get married in New York...

Congratualtions!

Gay Pride parade in Santa Fe!

Space Needle To Fly Pride Flag With $50K Donation Goal Met

What State will Be Next to Legalize Gay Marriage?

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