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Archives: May 8, 2012

What is wrong with Rep McIntyre (NC D 07)


Building a Future for Rwandan Women, Brick by Brick

South Korea seizes capsules containing powdered flesh of dead babies

La Lune

The "Ye gawds!" story of the day, guy deliberately breaks 3 babies' legs.

A 13-Year-Old's Slavery Analogy Raises Some Uncomfortable Truths in School

I hate wood ticks.

Greenwald: The American character

Don't Need The "N" Word Anymore - Cornell students using ‘Trayvon’ as a racial slur

Obama Campaign Slogan In Good Company

Put plainly, the Teabagger/GOP plan sounds downright insane -- because it is

U.S. to run first (monthly) surplus since 2008: CBO

Any SIG owners?

Meow, the 39 pound cat, dies of lung failure

America's Idiot Rich

Matt Taibbi: Is This the Most Boring Election Ever?

The world's largest chess piece is unveiled in St. Louis

Teamster President James Hoffa Jr. on Obama: "He's our guy, and we are gonna go ALL OUT FOR HIM."

Elephants actually have back bones...

Your Political Party: Written on Your Face...(not new, but still valid)

Liberals Steer Outside Money to Grass-Roots Organizing

DUer MOST LIKELY to tell waitress to hold chicken between her knees when he can't get toast

Best three hundred dollars I never spent?

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 8 May 2012

Children's Hospital Oncology Video. Please help spread this inspiration.

10,000 Sign Christian Statement Condemning Pastor’s Violent, Hateful Sermon

John Nichols is on with Ed Shultz discussing the Wisconsin

Netanyahu, Mofaz form unity government, cancel elections

NYT - Liberals steer money to grass roots organizing

If Moses had brought along Republicans

Voter ID District Court: Voter ID Unlikely for 2012

Cracked heels.

Rundle: Pursuit of Assange Product of Fraught Swedish Politics (Alleged Fabricated Evidence)

talk about not filling the seats......oh are we supposed to remember staged political events?

Amendment 1 tomorrow in NC

Stephanie Miller on Right Wing world: It's kind of creepy

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! People Are People & a new Kitty gif

Martin Bashir - Republicans target Meals On Wheels funding

*West Side Story on TCM @ 10 tonight!

EPA scientist who warned of caustic dust from Ground Zero wins job back

Global Solar Power Capacity Set to Jump

The Face of Failure: Only 500 People Show Up To See Mitt Romney In Ohio

Psychiatry's "Bible" Gets an Overhaul

Black Christians Struggle Over N.C. Gay Marriage Ban

CSU Faculty Approve Largest University Strike In U.S. History

CSU Faculty Approve Largest University Strike In U.S. History

Trial Ends, Rotenberg Center Will Continue Shocking Students

Who Is Profiting From the Common Core Standards?

What are you gnawing on right now? Pistachios for me. Yummy. But every 20 I get a really bitter/sour

Our View of Earth From Space Is in Danger

last try

Hold Jack Rabbit away from this!

It makes me dizzy just looking at them

Democrats significantly more enthusiastic than Republicans

I met today with someone definitely "in the know" on Senate races...Lugar is going down tomorrow

This election win in France is huge...The symbolism, I mean

I Need 3 Email Addresses

Greek Neo-Nazis and Francois Hollande Win Big

Disney to add members to 'secret' Club 33 and open new club

What concert would you choose if given a time travel ticket back to one(only one)?

went to port aransas this weekend

Teamsters Endorse Obama

South Korea seizes capsules containing powdered flesh of dead babies

What did you want to be when you grew up? And how close (in work or play) did you get?

Fox News contributor laments ‘mistake’ of letting women vote

DON'T FORGET that towel day is May 25th

Come join us at FightingBobFest North Saturday May 19

Obama embraces populist themes in Ohio

Are descriptors always bigoted?

When posting a reply, I can't post a poll in my reply

smilies still don't work in polls

Max Keiser: Self-feeding vicious loop of energy production

Mitt's treason moment is going to linger- and follow him

Parking meter privatization debacle redux? Chicago moving toward privatization of Midway Airport....

Hardball - The Fraud Over Voter Fraud

I've seen dogs talk in their sleep, but this is the first time I heard a cat do that!

more from port a

Jolicoeur Square and the Woonsocket Cross: Not So Special After All

Global Reality: Surplus Of Labor, Scarcity Of Paid Work

I think my Paxil makes me ticked off at pessimists, LOL

Just found out my nephew won a Gates scholarship this year

How did I EVER survive before my girlfriend could text me from Trader Joes???

Romney stood by silently and allowed his own supporters to call the President a traitor

If Rmoney picks Chris Christie I hope everyone gets this right

please ban me from this website or close my account I don't want the temptation to give my opinions

Rhee’s “political contributions” in MO and the key votes for her anti teacher bill

High unemployment won’t sink Obama: Columnist David Cay Johnston - Decoder

Wisconsin...American is depending on YOU !

In Denmark, a printable house

Hugo Chavez looks to God as cancer clouds future

In Denmark, a printable house

John Travolta Sued By Masseur: "He Touched My Penis"


Did a copying mistake give rise to human intelligence?

Senate confirms Obama nominee, first Asian-American woman on an federal appeals court

The ED Show - GOP-type austerity rejected in historic elections

Name a musician you dearly love, but admit also produced some unlistenable crap.

The ED Show - Arizona defunds Planned Parenthood

Toyota unveils 'first all-electric SUV'

The ED Show - Hoffa: Romney is dangerous for America

Need some good DU vibes here

Merkel, Cameron to skip Rio+20 meet: embassies

So another bomb plot is stopped. And guess how it was stopped.

Absentee voters' ballots may need to be redone election night, officials say

The Republican Fraud

SKorea finds smuggled capsules contain human flesh

A is for

Toons: EU Down the Tubes, The Chinese Dragon, Picnic Time with the Tea Party and More. - 5/7/12

The ED Show - Crazy Romney supporter accuses Obama of treason

DU Lounge Lizards...HOW MANY pieces of FLAIR do YOU have on your uniform?

New French president to formally announce Afghanistan withdrawal

If you should meet the LynneSin Buddha with a shovel on the road, do NOT ask her "why"!!!

A new athlete ally...

Jesus Wasnt Big Enough For Thomas Kinkades Demons... M.Ex Report

EPA scientist who warned of caustic dust from Ground Zero wins job back

The question isn't do you support Same sex marriage but

Ethical Question, Family ...

Santorum endorses one-time rival Romney

Wall Street does better under Democrats, says Paul Krugman

Cops!!! ACT NATURAL!!!

Paul Krugman’s Three simple ways to fix the U.S. economy – Freeland File (2:19)

First ever underwater photo - I suspect it's not the last

Missouri House votes to block women's institute

Cross posted from the Lounge: Question about healthcare coverage lapse. Help!

I saw 4 healthy beautiful babies under 4 months at the doctors office today.

African Queen sails again, six decades after appearing in Bogart film!

California medical examiner says painter Thomas Kinkade died from alcohol, Valium overdose

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, May 9th: Star of the Month: Joel McCrea

Clergy Rebukes Media for Asking Wrong Questions About Amendment One (NC anti-gay amendment)

53 years old & can't get burial insurance. Too high of a risk. LOL!!

Confusing New Age Concepts

Bank of America Offers Principal Reductions to 200,000 Homeowners

Something I found out while looking up other stuff. The new President of France....

HuffPo: South Dakota Pine Beetle Epidemic Finds Loggers And Native Americans Joining Hands

ALL of Romney's Lies in One Place! UPDATED YET AGAIN!

HuffPo: "Drill, baby, drill" Is Coming to Indian Country

Mitt Romney: 'I'll Take A Lot Of Credit' For Auto Industry Recovery

The Rachel Maddow Show: Republicans create judicial crisis with partisan obstruction

Taking bets: what prissy DC establishment think tank will Dick Lugar join after he loses tomorrow?

I didn't know one can sort threads in a forum by title, replies, Author, start time and last reply.

Romney again credits himself with the success of the US auto industry.

bushCLAN CIA did EVIL for DECADES before very many of US began to notice.

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Monday, May 7)

5.6 Million dollars buys a ton of We stand with Scott Walker signs, but upon closer inspection...

Gloat Free NBA Post-Season Scores (Monday, May 7)

A feature at CGCS was that members viewing a forum were listed at the bottom of that forum

Criminal honey laundering: Chinese honey sold in North America is more likely to be stamped as

Ted Nugent Is A Coward

Rmoney says that college students want handouts.

Scumbag Romney (pic)

Some images from the last few months while on the road in Georgia, Alabama, and Florida

Please tell me this is just for dramatic effect

Ted Nugent supporter weighs in

Indonesia seeks ban on dangerous window cleaning after 8 maids fall to death in Singapore

Health care costs have DOUBLED over the past ten years

Tow Service Must Pay for Seizing Navy Men's Cars

The world according to Fox:

Dog food salmonella recall expanded in U.S., Canada

Book rec: The Heroine's Journey, by Maureen Murdock.

More voter suppression. This time Pennsylvania style.

Austerity in Europe or the Ryan/Rmoney plan for you -what does it mean for ordinary people?

The New Wall Street Racket Looting Your City, One Block at a Time

5 Ways Law Enforcement Has Bungled Drug War Raids

Just Once

Tom Toles: To: Mitt Romney, From: Europe

David Cameron and Nick Clegg to 'relaunch UK coalition'


China expels al-Jazeera reporter as media relations sour

ALEC Gets a Break From State Lobbying Laws

Leader of Israel Centrist Party Kadima Agrees to Join Netanyahu’s Coalition

The Dark Side of the Prestigious Marine Barracks


Nordic Ware

Anti-austerity parties ride protest vote in Italian local elections

Cactus Flower

SBS-- I perfectly understand it.

Democratic National Convention Committee Returns Donated Walmart Gift Cards

Goldman Sachs: Impoverishing Truck Drivers

Let's see...what else would Mitt Rmoney like to "take a lot of credit for"?

Patches from old Shantytown--heard that on the radio today, and

The difference between a cult and a religion?

The Alchemy of Creativity: How cooperation boosts art, science and everything else

The Poverty of Domestic Violence

the idea the US is a "center right" country

Mom claims 6 year old was suspended for haircut; school says that's not true

A quote for Teacher Appreciation Week

1849 Elizabeth Smith Miller appears... in "turkish trousers," soon to be known as "bloomers."

Supermoon Saturday

Is (Chicago) Midway Airport privatization deal back in the works?

Wisconsin: Can you help beat Glenn Grothman? Calumet/New Holstein/Mt Calvary/St. Cloud areas esp.

I just finished listening to TWELVE SHARP by Janet Evanovich. I have a question.

Europe, U.S. all out of monetary tricks

China and US to co-operate to avoid cyber Cold War

The Rumor That Might Just Kill Off Romney's Right Wing Support

Naturally Hillary

George Soros Is Giving $2 Million To Democratic SuperPACs

Google gets Nevada driving licence for self-drive car

Jayson Werth: I’m motivated by Phillies fans

Maurice Sendak, Children’s Author Who Upended Tradition, Dies at 83

Growing numbers of women are arming themselves

No pink slime? No jobs.

Tuesday Toon Roundup 1- Austerity voted out

Day 3 of limping along

Tuesday Toon Roundup 2- Rights (3 different ones)

Americans: Too broke to go bankrupt

I looked for threads on the supermoon here

Paleontology - Dinosaurs indecline long before mass extinction? Ludwig Maximilians University

Tuesday Toon Roundup 3-The Rest

Peak oil review - May 7

Peak oil review - May 7

unions urge Development Bank to 'walk the talk' on labor rights

On Knowing Your Enemy

Sperm Act Like Bumbling Drunks on Way to Egg

Berine Sanders advocates a free market in AIDS drugs

'Moving The Mountain' By Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf (EXCERPT)

Hank Gilbert Endorses Rachel Barrios-Van Os for State Party Chair

Maurice Sendak dies; author and illustrator wrote about children’s survival

EXXONMOBIL'S dirty secrets from indonesia to nigeria to washinton

Mitt Romney wants a round of applause for saving the auto industry (updated)

Majority of Americans reject new US-Afghan security pact: poll

Is anyone else having trouble accessing Media Matters?

Lack of contact with nature 'increasing allergies'

Europe, U.S. all out of monetary tricks

Eugene Robinson - Austerity as a bridge to nowhere

Surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe...

Mystery of horse taming 'solved' by gene study

Pastor Sean Harris Tries to Explain His Antigay Comments to an Atheist

Romney responds to foreign taxes question at Ohio event: "I'm not familiar with that"

"Occupy the Regulatory System!" (Good read from WaPo!)

Range of brain diseases could be treated by single drug

Mass Effect 3 - is this a game for me?

Black Women and Fat

Libya PM office attacked by gunmen


North Carolina's anti-gay marriage amendment seems likely to pass today

When are the Lib Dems going to quit the coalition?

*** gets out her staple gun and posts today's meal in the DU Cafeteria ***

Sept. 11 Trial Set to Have More Chaos Than Justice

friend's yahoo e-mail seems to be infected

PA. Senate Reps Propose Reducing Some Budget Cutbacks, Corbett is Not Happy about it

VOTE today May 8!

Drug-Defying Germs From India Speed Post-Antibiotic Era

Minnesota House OKs new Vikings Stadium ...

How To Survive A Robot Uprising (aka Robopocalypse)

The Ten Strangest Things About the 9/11 Arraignment

"School refuses scholarship presentation to gay student"

George Will, The President pisses himself when he speaks (in so many words)

Barry Bonds files for appeal

“It shouldn’t be mathematically possible for me to run that far.’’

Wisconsin: Hard-hitting new spot highlights Walkergate scandal

63% of Japanese citizens say 'no' to restarting of Oi nuclear reactors

What do you think of the term "Race Card", especially when it's used at DU?

Tossing Lugar may cost the GOP the election in Dec.

Wisconsin: Democratic Unity Event cancelled - why did Tom (Barrett) decide he's not going?

RNC mouthpiece INSISTS GOP has "fully rallied around Mitt Romney, is ready to defeat Barack Obama"

North Carolina - it's worse than you thought:

Wells Fargo says it may face fair lending claims

MILLER: D.C. folds in gun rights battle

Decision Day for Amendment 1

Dumb chicken question from someone who has raised them for 25 years:

Say, how good are the chances that Romney's campaign will be derailed by scandal?

NC "its voters will carve in large, bloody letters hatred into the Constitution"

Buffett:“When Charlie and I took this job,we did not agree to put our citizenship in a blind trust.”

Pregnant mother hit with stun gun, claims excessive force

Costco Emergency Food Storage Supply with Goal Zero 150 Escape Power Kit, 36 Bucket Pallet of food

Obama the Street Thug-VETS FOR A STRONG AMERICA darkened the President’s image

What We Do

N.C. Gov. Perdue Dodges Question On Gay Marriage

KRUGMAN to BROOKS: "That’s what Very Serious People said in the 1930s too."

Gay Man Marks Anniversary of Longtime Boyfriends Death + Devastating Account of Whats Happened Since

Hillary-Biden 2016

More bad news about electric drive autos...

Take a wild guess:

Germany May Fund More Solar Research Amid Subsidy Cuts

TDPS: Anti-Gay Alabama GOP Candidate Obsessesed with Donating Sperm to New Zealand Lesbians

National GOP may bar Maine's Republican delegates

Some good news. Obama still up in Ohio.

This is making the rounds on facebook in Canada.

Marijuana supply piles up in California as growers take a hit

An Old Texas Tale Retold: the Farmer vs. the Oil Company

Dominic Deville, An Evil Birthday Clown, Stalks Your Child For A Fee

sometimes TPTB get it right

Phil Mickelson inducted into World Golf Hall of Fame

Throwing "AUSTERITY" OFF THE CLIFF......................(and the elephant too)

Congress lends Statuary Hall to religious right activists

I hate you fucking cops for what you did to Kelly Thomas! You are heathens! Killers of the

Rex Grossman Happy To Take An Afternoon To Teach Robert Griffin III Everything He Knows

Report: Cops stun Tampa woman pregnant with sixteenth child

Greek Olympic athletes train through austerity (video)

Question: Did the Greeced PIGS take their cue from Iceland?

Half empty stadium in Ohio? Oh really?

Republicans Expect Ugly Florida Primary

Rajon Rondo: 'I Have Too Many Father Figures On This Team'

There's now a crowd-funding site for science -- like a scientific version of Kickstarter

Public sides with Dems on Paycheck Fairness Act, and on how to pay for student loan extension

President Obama meets with Fermi Award recipients - White House Photo of the Day May 7, 2012 - pic

Derail the Trans-Pacific Partnership

Your favorite insult similes? (example: dumb as a box of hair)

Germany to Install Record Solar Panels This Year, DIHK Says

Charlotte Observer Forums: Top 12 Reasons Why Stupid People Vote Republican

Bird feeder snobbery: some people go nuts if a squirrel shows up.

Gay Man Marks Anniversary of Longtime Boyfriends Death + Devastating Account of Whats Happened Since

Romney is taking credit for the auto recovery?

AUTO CZAR: Romney "level of flip-flopping and dissembling is truly mind-boggling”

Al-Qaeda Yemen plane bomb plot foiled by 'insider'

Well this was a dickish thing to do "Sacred White Buffalo Slaughtered"

Sea level studies: US coasts even more vulnerable than previously thought

To those of us who are missing anyone today...

The stenographers at the Wall Street Journal just wrote down what the "officials" told them-AGAIN!

Prediction: in the next 72 hours Romney will make a scripted courageous statement at a town hall mtg

Meadowlands Landfill Solar Farm Dedicated (New Jeresy)

89 Yr. Old Had Trouble getting ID to vote because of maiden name and marriage certificate in Hebrew

May 8, 1945 VE Day

Thom Hartmann: Will French Socialism be good for the world economy?

WTF is up with the new Deer Czar?

Ribbon cut at Largest Solar Facility at a Secondary School in New Jersey

Asia to overtake Europe as global solar power grows - EPIA

An Old Texas Tale Retold: the Farmer vs. the Oil Company

Papantonio: How Republicans Romanticize War

Iron Mountain Looks to Solar PV; Johns Hopkins Brings 818kW Online

I Absolutely Adore Maurice Sendak!

Germans warns Greece: no cuts, no aid

PA. orders 1 of 2 libraries for the blind to shut down, half a million recorded books sent to trash

Santorum’s underwhelming endorsement of Romney

Non-partisan analysis: Romney gets more positive media coverage than Obama

For Trumad: A little Ashley Greene.

Pic Of The Moment: Santorum Endorses Romney

Whoa, Hogan Gidley, please stay out of the cosmetics

It all started with that bitch Eve - by digby

Row over 'insulting' New Zealand contraception plans

2011 National Healthcare Quality Report: Disparities

Thom Hartmann: The Secret Group that's about to Swift Boat Barack Obama

Gay Marriage, Obama and a Poll Tested Campaign

Anyone know how to obtain satellite images taken on specific dates?

Report: Bush's $80K phone bill

Burma's Aung San Suu Kyi gets passport

A new Republican claim that I haven't heard.

(1948) Batang Kali massacre: British soldiers admitted unlawful killings, court told

What is more important than social programs for poor people?

US small business optimism grows

President Obama Fine With Gay Marriage as Long as It Doesn’t Try to Flirt With Him

Mitt Romney still ducking key issues

It Could Happen To You... (Why Marriage Equality is important!)

RNC: Romney ‘Still Deciding’ His Position On Immigration

UAW President Bob King: Mitt Romney Would Not Have Saved Us

Twin Cities get together

Austerity Fever!

French, German rifts show already

Mr. Fish: "We'll help pull you up!" / "Take us to your leader!"

Maurice Sendak 1928-2012

Edwards donor says he told Obama camp about affair

Let Us Help You Protect Your Rights As You Have Protected Ours (DOJ Website)

Leftist Leader in Greece Rules Out Coalition With Incumbents

I am about to go vote AGAINST Amendment One!

RNC: Romney Is ‘Still Deciding What His Position On Immigration Is’

AARP to Congress: End the Social Security tax holiday

Photos of famous people you never expected...

The Sutter's Mill Meteorite

If you're in the neighborhood please join us!

Rahmbo takes aim at pensions

North Carolina Amendment One Voters Facing Possible Election Fraud As They Hit The Polls: Report

TOS violation or not? 'I'm voting for Rocky Anderson.'...

If you're in the neighborhood please join us!

How do you think the European rejection of austerity will affect US politics?

Zoo Keeper Helps Constipated Monkey Pass Peanut By Licking Its Butt For An Hour

I can't believe how people feel

Latest RW tool from the anti-choice brigade

Senate Republicans filibuster student loan bill

This is a post from an obvious troll:


Edwards donor says he told Obama camp about affair

More foreign investment in our energy industry...

CaliforniaPeggy owes me one 24in widescreen monitor

Romney Hits Obama On ‘Julia’: ‘Cartoon Character’

Big money distorts reality by dominating both sides of every debate.(Heartland Inst/Think Progress)

Gay Marriage Question

Obama up by 10% in Iowa

McCain Proposes New ‘Surge’ Strategy to Win War on Women

Spend more on poor, less on U.S. military

Greek election: Syriza 'to tear up EU austerity deal'

Judge Dismisses 8/9 Claims From Ben Stein's Lawsuit; Kyocera Dumped Him For Denialist Stance

"Will you just lie about anything?"

MFM has finally found a political cause he can fully endorse.

Thanks To Unabomber Billboard, State Farm, Diageo Walk On Heartland; Some Staff Quitting

'bailout parties no longer have a vote for measures that plunder the country'

Luckovich does college

Goldman Sachs: Impoverishing Truck Drivers

Hugh Hefner: ‘If we’re not free in our own bedrooms then we’re not free at all’

Well, thank God it's not Alzheimer's!

What's pissing you off the most right now?

Was the Colombian prostitute blackmailing the Secret Service agents?

Parents arrested for strapping kids to hood of car

Caught on Camera: H&M, GD, The Lounge.

Norman Finklestein: "American Jews fed up with Israel".

Wisconsin Recall Primaries: What to Watch for Today (John Nichols/The Nation)

The AP is incorrectly reporting that Jay Bakker is supporting Amendment 1 in No. Carolina

Picture outside Romney's Michigan event today.

Noam Chomsky: Plutonomy and the Precariat (On the History of the U.S. Economy in Decline)

About now would be a great time for a students' march on

Catholic School Won’t Recognize Gay Student’s $40,000 Scholarship

CNBC poll: Is it fair that you have to be behind on your mortgage to get mortgage break?

Women Protest to get Rush Limbaugh off the Radio

Special Rights for ALEC: Three States Exempt Stealth Corporate Lobbying Group From Lobbying Rules

Police Brutally Beat Mentally Ill California Man in Released Video

What We Look Like: A Comic About Women in Media

After Decades of Outsourcing, Manufacturing Jobs Coming Home to US

UN inspector dies in Iran car crash: atomic agency

State Farm was backing the GW-denying Heartland Institute. Think about it--...

PPP: Obama Leads Romney By 10 In Iowa

Asian Authorities Warn of Risks in So-Called 'Human Flesh Pills'

(Rasmussen) Poll: Warren And Brown Still Tied In Massachusetts

Are you f-ing kidding - Repubs block student loan interest bill

Pathological Liars Anonymous

An amazing news story of undocumented workers getting massive undeserved tax refunds from the IRS?

DU Album of the Day: "Graceland" Paul Simon

93 year old woman suing PA for stupid ID laws

SF teachers set for strike vote amid budget woes

My bluebirds have been busy this year

Anyone seen Lefty lately? How's he doing these days?

Amazing--there was a notice on the door at my polling place today (Wisconsin)

Fox News Guest: Allowing Women To Vote ‘One Of The Greatest Mistakes That America Made’

NSA Whistleblower: Justice Department Covers Up Crimes of Obama, Bush Administrations

Why are my right-wing co-workers freaking out about registering a baby for a WH tour?

After Decades of Outsourcing, Manufacturing Jobs Coming Home to US

Maurice Sendak on Newt Gingrich (Colbert Report)

GOP Senators have said 'FUCK YOU' to all students. I hope students remember this in November

Study reveals psychopaths have significant differences in brain structure -- grey matter.

Here is a wonderful new partnership for you courtesy of our corporate overlords.

If you are taking Pradaxa, you need to be listening to the Ed show. The drug is a killer.

"Sorry, my diet prohibits my eating small __________..."

Political F.U.B.A.R.: The Politics of the Avengers

Who's afraid of Kirchner's oil nationalization?

The Business of Going Broke

Santorum gives Romney lamest. Endorsement. Ever.

Like Will Hunting I'm just holding out for something better

Citizenship & Special Rights

Jeff Greenfield: Four reasons Obama had a BAD reelection campaign week

Bogota to turn abandoned buildings into affordable housing .

China buying oil from Iran with yuan

The Happiest People in the World

Identity thieves could rake in $26 billion in tax refunds

IRS forms show charity's money isn't going to disabled vets

Another bleak chapter in the history of Israeli democracy Haaretz Editorial

Santorum's endorsement of Romney is the single most inspiring moment of our lifetime

Issa sets hearing on inspector general vacancies

CUNY Energy Institute Battery System Could Reduce Buildings' Electric Bills

March job openings were the highest in almost four years

Join us this Friday!

Waiting for the jury result on "Krauts"

has anyone published work on sites

Kerry Laughs At Romney’s Claim To Credit For Auto Bailout: ‘He Cannot Be Serious’

Remember the billboards from the Heartland Institute?

For the first time, Libyan citizen network will observe elections

Cuts force Royal Navy to drop Somalia piracy patrol

Santos eyes trade agreement during China visit .

Trayvon Martin case: George Zimmerman waives right to speedy trial

Oil Declines for a Fifth Day After Al-Naimi Says Prices Too High

Is anyone else giving Romney credit?

Border Patrol shifts strategy as illegal immigration slows

Whoo boy! Martin Bashir is SPANKING Joe Barton! He's relentless!

Juror #6 - What do you think this was?

TYT: Octomom Porn

Guy Fieri's hot car found in teen's storage locker

Yahoo Employees Are 'LIVID' Over Thompson's Resume Scandal

UK nuclear build requires taxpayer rescue but Govt backs fracking, nuclear power

question for the forum

Journalist is 19th slain in Honduras in three years

Journalist is 19th slain in Honduras in three years


I may not be around much longer...

International alert issued for fugitive Iraqi vice president

Martin Bashir v. Joe Barton (R-Asshole)

So let me get this straight: Obama is not supposed to take ANY credit for bin Laden, but...

Well, I got a membership card to the "Romney, Believe in America" club

How to explain to Evangelical Christians why they should vote for Obama.

senator lugar will most likely be ousted from govt. for being somewhat bipartisan.

Economics, War, Famine, Persecution - the 4 major drivers of immigration, imo.

Have Dems dropped the "vulture capitalist" meme for Rmoney?

I may be daft, but

Man finds turtle with son's initials on it (carved 47 years ago)

LynneSin never misses an opportunity to show off her Barbie collection.

'Pentagon policy is to encircle Russia with ballistic missile offense'

New UCS article : Electric cars produce lower global warming emissions ......

Even A PhD Couldn't Kept This Man Off Food Stamps Or Out Of The Unemployment Line

Thank you.

Islamic school apologizes for anti-Jewish teachings

Wisconsin: What is my recourse if I see tampering or fraud at the polls?

'US military, CIA out of control in Afghanistan'

Etch-A-Sketch Mittens steals credit for auto bailout.

Sneak advance peek at a page from "Find-the-Differences Puzzle Book for TeaBaggers":

HOLY CRAP!!! I think we're about to become one with the Universe!!!!!

"This is for Allah. And it's goin' way out there, sucka."

MiddleFingerMom likes to travel light.

On the issue of draft-dodging: I don't fundamentally object to it.

Senate Republicans Block Bill on Student Loan Rates

The first of Li'l Tiny MFM's vows to "never drink again", this turned out to be his mantra.

It seems some have confabulated the need to invade Afghanistan.

Name a Datasuspect you dearly love, but admit also produced some unlistenable crap.

Catholic Bishops send letter criticizing House GOP's cuts to food assistance, other safety net progs

If Romney and his band of dipshit minions agree that President Obama should be tried for treason ...

What's for Dinner ~ Tuesday May 8th

Ukraine's Yulia Tymoshenko to end hunger strike

Is there a way to pm multiple users at once?

Kung Fu (1972 TV Series) Available on DVD

"Austerity" is a Conspiracy against Humanity

Ol' Roy Lamb and Rice Dry Dog Food

Six year old baby suspended from school for singing I'm sexy and I know it

Reuters/Ipsos: Obama leads Romney, helped by independents

Mother's Day Brunch Ideas

Allen West Speaks At Lincoln Day Dinner, Quotes Confederate General

President Obama visits the Albany NanoTech Complex at the State University of New York - pics

Romney to Fundraise With Plan B Maker Despite Denouncing Emergency Contraception as ‘Abortive Pills’

Richard Lugar loss could open Senate seat to Democrats

I so want liberals to win big in the elections, I want some people elected that are way to the left

U.S. Senate Republicans Block Student Loan Rate Freeze Plan

Checkmate + 1

Busted: Iran's Jarring Photoshopped Missile Test Image

Obama up by 7 in new Ohio Poll--they just don't like Mittens for some reason...

Well, I voted.

Human foot found in Ohio river

Is there an archive of the "pics of the moment?" nt

4 kids strapped to car; driver arrested

President Obama gives his wish list as to-do list for Congress

The President on the campiagn trail should just come out and say Romney is a LIAR

WH: President Obama Calls on Congress to Act on “To Do List” to Create Jobs

Kelly Thomas photos - before and after police beating - graphic image warning.

President Obama Calls on Congress to Act on ''To Do List'' ('post-it' note released by WH) - image

Man legally changes name to Tyrannosaurus Rex

Enthusiasm For Romney Runs Low In North Florida

Finally, Rush Limbaugh can speak as an expert on something...

14 Photographs That Shatter Your Image of Famous People

Anyone who votes for Mitt Romney, has to be a nut, loser or an idiot!

A message to anyone who doesn't support gay marriage.

Ancient Buddhist temple found in China’s Taklimakan desert

Officials say Osceola hate group planned, trained for race war

You be the President... (A Hypothetical)

LOVE Bashir

Alert suggestion.

A Bible verse we will never hear quoted by any politician

I'm loads better, but I'm hungry.

The honeybees are still dying

Mitt Romney Versus Reality: Auto Recovery Edition

Religious harassment! Wait, it doesn't matter

Ephren Taylor Accused of $11 Million Christian Ponzi Scheme by SEC!

Teen expelled for using stun gun against bullies

Amendment One polls give edge to North Carolina gay marriage ban

Is it just me, or does Mitt Romney remind anyone else...

So we got Kraut on the word list--- I think we should include Rube.

So Gay Bashing is Ok here at DU?

Mom and boyfriend arrested after they made 12-year-old daughter run up and down street in diaper

DBS sues investor for $90m losses

Block Its Recycling System, and Cancer Kicks the Can, According to New Penn Study

This was pretty good.

VOTE 2012: Pro-amendment church signs raise questions at polling places

Dark Ages America: Kansas abortion bill would allow doctors to lie to patients

Voters complain they were given wrong ballot in Winston-Salem

We are Wisconsin - The Film (trailer)

Quantum dots brighten the future of lighting

Being a little provocative is part of my appeal.

Chicago pulls permit for nurses rally planned for NATO summit

Y'ever have one of those days?

ICK, ICK, ICK and fucking gross...

Here We Go Magic - "How Do I Know"

NOVA Science Now with Neil DeGrasse Tyson - streaming

Twitter sides with Occupy protester in NY court battle over tweet history

Boy on a bike faces Russian riot police (Must See)

Private Jobs Increase More With Democrats in White House

WTF is up with "Obama's War on Weed" ?? It makes no sense at this point in the game.

Gosh, I sure hope I'm posting in the right forum, but I have to ask:

George Lucas pushes low-income housing option

The man that saved the Rockies has died.

Sifting through Dust near Orion's Belt

NSA Whistleblower: Justice Department Covers Up Crimes of Obama, Bush Administrations

President Obama's Evolving Views

repukes and teabaggers ran on smaller then does that square with all the crap they are

Cartoon: Willard Wonka

Officials: Al-Qaida bomber was CIA informant

The Nut Shell: Mitt Romney's Views on EVERYTHING are "Continuing to Evolve."

John Henry: Criticizing Obama

One more of many reasons to love Cher..

Thom Hartmann: Welcome to America's biggest spy center

Mitt Romney Versus Reality: Auto Recovery Edition

Support for climate change action drops, Stanford poll finds

Noam Chomsky: Plutonomy and the Precariat (On the History of the U.S. Economy in Decline)

Did I actually hear this on TV, or did I just dream it this morning?

Who's afraid of Kirchner's oil nationalization?

Biden: Window Closing For Iran Diplomacy

The Most Powerful and Devastating Case Ever Made for Marriage Equality

NCSBoE webpage for Primary Results

It's Become Increasingly Clear That Romney's Character Can Be Reduced To One Word:

Fooling butterflies

MiddleFingerMom would like to know why the hand is sticky.

International sting operation brought down underwear bomb plot (LA Times)

At summit, sexual assault survivors share trauma, seek change

U.S. Probing Cyber Attacks On Gas Pipelines

Piracy. It's no laughing matter, DAMMIT!!!!!

How few anti-homosexual viewpoints can a democrat hold or espouse and still be considered a bigot?

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 9 May 2012

6 time (R) Senator Lugar is taking an early beating in Indiana

Any updates on the amendment vote?

Beating Kesha Rogers - Congressional District 22

McCaskill Gets Beefed Up Security After Tea Party Activist Says: ‘We Have To Kill The Claire Bear’

The DNC has started a hashtag on Twitter named, "#ThingsMittTakesCreditFor"

Okay, I have no access to a tv right now.....

Is Obama's gay marriage stance all about suburban voters?

Slowing Population Growth without restricting freedom of reproduction

Oh, France, France, France, France, France. What have you done?

Anderson Cooper is having none of the doubletalk from the White House on marriage

Word War III. (named after DU3)

KS house pushes senate on proof of Citizenship to vote. Stupid tho because KS mostly votes repuke

Epistle to the Ecotopians: Last Words to an America in Decline

Lugar loses to Mourdock in Indiana GOOPer primary

Presidential debate in Mexico "disrupted" by a Vanna WHITE stage attendant passing out alphabet

Obama's War on Medical Marijuana Ramps Up in Colorado

SF teachers set for strike vote amid budget woes

BREAKING NEWS: Six-term Sen. Lugar defeated in Ind. GOP primary

What do you suppose a bottle of tab is worth?

Some of the planks in the platform of the Panader0 Prograssive Party (PP Party):

France’s presidential election - An agreement to disagree

Romney’s Auto Rescue Claims Don’t Hold Up: “I just think he’s somewhere out in the ionosphere.”

When LynneSin is away....

Fears of Syrian civil war deepen; U.S. aids opposition

Thom Hartmann: CISPA...the beginning of the end of online privacy?

We have been invited to a Father/Daughter Barbecue - but I am not sure about it

Do you think the phrase "gay-dar" is offensive?

I'm going to be an election clerk for California's June 5th primary. Ask me anything.

U.S. to decide Iranian group's fate after camp closes

More classic Bill Maher New Rules: The Teabagger Hat

U.S. airport security could detect Qaeda device: officials

The Last Word - Radio host attacks Romney for listening to him

Fox News Reporting

Qaeda bomber adept at breaching aviation security

Ford to boost factory output at Chicago plants and others

Bwahaha! Romney / Rubio 2012...a guy no one likes and a guy who's still in his political DIAPERS.

This is one of the wurst jury decisions ever

Speechwriter says Edwards knew about cover up

Another silly RW faux outrage...

Florida nabs white supremacists planning "race war"

Is Barack Obama an American?

NC primary results ...

Colombia won't negotiate with rebels over kidnapped Frenchman

President Obama at the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies gala dinner - pics

What do you like to put on a hot dog?

Michele Bachmann claims Swiss citizenship