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Archives: June 19, 2012

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STOCK MARKET WATCH - Tuesday, 19 June 2012

Study finds medical marijuana has no impact on teen drug abuse

Let's Hear It For Catholic Leaders Who Defend Marriage Equality!

Obama pick for Iraq ambassador withdraws after racy emails

Wow...lots of bad news for Ohio State Fans

Poll ~ Group Input ~ Please

Perhaps the cuddliest . . .

Heads up: Ed Schultz will be carrying LIVE coverage from Lansing, MI tonight

Mitt Romney Doesn't Answer Immigration Question 4 TIMES! But he wants a long term solution

No difference...

Misbehaving particles poke holes in reigning physics theory

I am so glad we have people like Joe Arpaio protecting us from scum like this.......

Should dictionaries aspire to be more than a record of whatever dumb people think words mean?

Poorer Nations Push for Universal Health Coverage as U.S. Squabbles

Two Alaska militia members convicted of conspiracy to commit murder

Heads up - Krysten Sinema is going to be on Jennifer Granholm's Current show tonite

Eight Occupy Wall Street members guilty of trespass

The 7 Major Issues Mitt Romney Won’t Take A Position On

Suspect in cannibalistic murder returns to Canada

Eric Hovde, GOP Senate Candidate: Press Should Stop Writing Sob Stories About Poor People

i know it seems like only a few recognize the sexism on du, but that is not true. a lot of people

Florida shooter's bank records hint at concealment

Nuns on the Bus are chasing the Snakes in the Grass

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Malloy: The Return & a new Kitty gif

Chris Hedges: Occupy Will Be Back

The Holy See: Vatileaks scandal is the Devil's work

In his younger days Romney indeed fell in with a band of hippies.

Rachel is destroying Rmoney

Richard Mourdock Claim That Employers Should Not Have To Cover Cancer Sparks Attacks

ill Doctrine: All These Sexist Gamer Dudes Are Some Shook Ones

Insurance Companies should be able to deny coverage to CANCER patients?

How Life Changes

Do you (or a family member) make up words that sound completely logical?

This is my 11111110101100th post on DU!

"Their parents taught them to treat everybody with respect." Even the ones they shoot in cold blood.

Massive Crowd Gathers For Reading Of Vagina Monologues At Michigan Capitol

Mitt Romney mocked John Kerry's wealth in 2004

Great pictures of the crowd in Lansing

What is this file for: Adobelm_cleanup.0001 ???

U2 guitarist may get a second chance at Malibu mansions

Dark Souls... yikes

Venezuela's Chavez launches own purge of Florida voters

Iranian Missile Engineer Oversees Chavez’s Drones

Band of Rotters

Chicago Homicide Rate Worse Than Kabul, LA and NYC!

Rep. Doug Lamborn urges candidates to boycott paper

Men in Afghan police uniform shoot dead Nato soldier


What I learned: I just spent three days with my adult kids on a road trip.

"Romney’s ‘Jobs Plan’ Gets Hammered by Economists" By MERRILL GOOZNER, The Fiscal Times

Gay Palestinian to court: Deport me and I’ll be killed

Gay Palestinian to court: Deport me and I’ll be killed

Rate of wrongful conviction probably much higher than thought: study

I miss "Time For Change"

Lohan collaborates with Jewish porn star

If I click on the anti Democratic banner ads does it cost the Koch brothers money?

The Presidents primary message should be "Elect a Congress willing to work with me."

This is how the GOP are going to try and win the election IMHO. They'll run on the pension crisis:

Vagina trending on Google Trends

Tel Aviv is no haven for asylum seekers

Lawrence O'Donnel has the author of "Vagina Monologues" and MI Rep Lisa Brown LIVE tonight - next up

My vagina is eight miles wide!!!!

Were Clemens' tears real?

The Absurd Things George Zimmerman And His Wife Did To Try To Keep Their Money Secret

McCain recognizes systemic corruption and calls for regulation...

Hardy har har. So Robme/RMoney is giving up his bid for President and is now

Tiny Darth Vader leaves hospital after heart surgery

Two Alaska militia members convicted of conspiracy to commit murder

The ED Show - McConnell says billionaire donors should remain anonymous

Kent State ousts top-seeded Florida

The ED Show - Headaches continue for Romney over immigration reform

The truth about porn

So, Mitt deducted $70k for horse clothes, flies on his bus tour, can't answer immigration questions?

"With Deadline Approaching, House GOP Still Holding 1.9 Million Transportation Jobs Hostage"

Alabama Departments Fail To Provide Voter Registration Materials When Required By Law

Anti-booty camp for teen boys addicted to porn

"Want To Boycott Koch Brothers' Products While Shopping? There's An App For That" by Forbes

It's Rubio. Bet the ranch on it.

Two interesting articles in the NY TImes today

Anybody else turn on the dome light just to break up the tedium of a 400-mile vacation drive?

You (p-u-r-r-r-r-r-r-r) light up my life!!!!!

Kali's cat has some SERIOUS abandonment issues.

(A-h-h-h-h-h-h-h-h!!!!!) Take my word for this... NEVER teabag a kittycat.

If it takes the rest of his life, MFM's gonna fix the damage he's done to his current relationship.

MiddleFingerMom wishes you'd stop busting his fucking balls.

How long is your attention span.

Occupy Oakland protests anti-child sex trafficking conference

Wintershall’s Libya oil output at 70,000 b/d; builds pipeline

"... the biggest party gaffe here in the last 20 years" - anonymous MI GOPer - w/video

George Zimmerman Jailhouse Tapes Reveal Ill-Conceived Code Words, Hoodie Reference

Libya gives green light for political campaign

Shooting death of 13 year old armed robber ruled justifiable.

for the record, I love the new head of The Texas Democratic Party, Gilberto Hinojosa

Heads up: Nobel winning economist Joe Stiglitz on with Tavis tonight - n/t

GEORGIA: Justifiable homicides up, murders down for 2010

New Trade Agreement is NAFTA on steroids-leaked preliminary draft looks very bad

The Just End It Philosophy Of The GOP For The Poor, The Sick, Seniors, The Disabled Et Al

To do list!

Global warming: second thoughts of an environmentalist

Good news: The EPA isn’t watching you with drones

Wow. Joy Bayhar's show was so bad I had

Tried Belgian sour beer today...

Debt crisis: Greek government will be forced to seek third bail-out

hilarious!! Mitt Romney receives newfound enthusiasm from Republicans

Britain ready to welcome tax-avoiding French: Cameron

I challenge the Lounge to a CUTE WAR!

West must cut appetite for cars and TVs, says UN official

Overgeneralizing about porn doesn't win converts

US government ordered to reimburse Native Americans

Do you consider this photo offensive? I always see right wingers complaining about it

Obama, Putin Give Off Chilly Body Language In The Heat Of Mexico’s Coast

Dear Repug MI State Legislators:

No wonder Jews fear the writing on a Belfast wall

No wonder Jews fear the writing on a Belfast wall

Huge fun flash mob in Russia

What the Supremes did Monday, June 18, from SCOTUSblog:

Environmental activists ‘being killed at rate of two a week’

Women march in Rio to protest 'green economy'

Key religious group supports human-rights measure linked to Russia trade

In and around the Smithsonian

Japanese Authorities Sat on Data Showing Radiation Spread (Evacuees Fled in Direction of Emissions)

Former DAS boss back on trial for murder of Galan (Colombian Presidential candidate)

Former DAS boss back on trial for murder of Galan (Colombian Presidential candidate)

So what exactly was wrong with the Triceratops in Jurassic Park?

Man Catches Fire After Using Spray Sunscreen

Siegelman Backers Seek Pardon for Ex-Ala Governor

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Monday, June 18)

NZ academics behind old rock art find

If you practice everything in moderation you're practicing moderation excessively so you're not.

Trickle Down

My first great-grandchild, now 5 months old (pics)

How to make fruit salad, the Mythbusters way.

40% of indigenous people in Colombia suffer malnutrition .

Mmmmmm baked potatoes (pic)

Linguistic Paradox

The Dirty Thirty

Today is the birthday of one of the “B” movie Cult Queens of the 1960s: Rosalba Neri

Faulty tests blamed for California nuclear plant leak

Chinese company plans to build world's tallest building in only 90 days

Fascinating Movie: The Man Nobody Knew.

What's for Dinner ~ Tuesday June 19th

Minneapolis SWAT officer charged with assault

Republicans seek cuts to food stamp program with new farm bill

Feds in Miami: Millions stolen from Medicare wound up in Cuban banking system

Lawmakers try to save stalled transportation bill

A quick intro

G20 summit: Barroso blames eurozone crisis on US banks

US plans significant military presence in Kuwait

Harry Reid's shadow looms over Nevada Senate race

Iranian President to Visit Bolivia

Well, this is interesting:

Manchin to skip Democratic National Convention

5 Reasons Greece and the Rest of the Eurozone Are On the Road to Hell

Sick: LA Hospital Denies Life-Saving Organ Transplant to Medical Pot User (Again)

164 Anti-Immigration Laws Passed Since 2010? A MoJo Analysis

Indian father beheads daughter over extra-marital affairs

Young Japanese men's trend: Trying to look pretty

So, where's jpgray?

A.D. 2012-Jun-20 23:09:00.00 UT

App to tell you if what you are buying is made by Koch

The Repblican pension plan for the 99%

Toon - Sounds Like Democracy To Me

Just how stupid can a school get?

Toon- The Pension Plan

Obama Administration's Drone Death Figures Don't Add Up

Can the right-wingers ever STOP making stuff up?

Fuck No Neil Munro: Help Wanted

Sometimes I feel like...

Obama shows Romney !

Right wing host calls Obama the first Monkey President

Vaginas Take Over Michigan

Pakistan Supreme Court bans PM Gilani from office

Luckovich Toon- Mowing Mitt's Lawn

What credit card firm attracts the most complaints? New consumer agency launches tell-all website

Toon- 40% of middle class wealth wiped out!

A promise never broken is a strange thing indeed

I love Sue Simmons

Tom Toles: Waiting for the Supreme Court decision on the Health-Care Law

what was hot at the mall this week.

TPM: Report: Marco Rubio Not Being Vetted for VP Spot

Roubini: Global economy: reasons to be fearful

U.S. Conference Of Mayors Passes Pro-Choice Resolution

Supreme Court allows challenge to land acquisition for Indian casino

*** Gets out her staple gun and posts the sign for the new DU Tea House ***

Ship 'carrying Russian attack helicopters to Syria' halted off Scotland

Crisis in the Eurozone: Spanish Bailout for Whom and to What End?

On Morning "Joe" (I know" they said it is impossible for Romney to wo win

Woodward and Bernstein: 40 years after Watergate, Nixon was far worse than we thought

How you handle the Warren/Brown Debate

Mitt Romney goes to Wawa

If I make it 20 days without a post being hidden----should I see a Doctor?

St. John's assistant Mike Dunlap hired as new coach for the Charlotte Bobcats

Marco Rubio Not Being Vetted to Be Mitt Romney’s Running Mate

Lockheed Martin Scores The Two Biggest Defense Contracts Of The Week

Two Palestinians killed in Israel-Gaza violence surge

Chris Hedges: Occupy Will Be Back

What Credit Cards Firms Attract Most Complaints: New Consumer Agency Launches Tell All Web Site

More on RW Fundie's KKKurriculum for American Schools

The History of Supersizing: How We've Become a Nation Hooked on Bigger Is Better

Roger Simon: Obama's Immigration Trap

GOP on health care: No quick replacement

Bill Moyers: How to Own an Election

I am going to take a break from my Al Anon home group.

Report: Social issues keeping Bloomberg from Romney endorsement

So GMAC, my mortgage company, declared bankruptcy

More "Education Nation" drek on the Today Show

The Scars of Stop-and-Frisk

Revealed: Why LynneSin really ended up in the hospital last weekend.........

David Sirota: The Revolutionaries Feeding the Obesity Crisis

Crickets (re: Guchol)

Eugene Robinson: Sí, se puede. Yes, it can be done. All you need is a moral compass and a heart.

Marco Rubio says he would come to the U.S. illegally if he had to

The Mysterious Brain of the Fat-Tailed Dwarf Lemur, the World’s Only Hibernating Primate

Marco Rubio says he would come to the U.S. illegally if he had to (The Ticket |Yahoo)

Talk of drones patrolling US skies spawns anxiety

Marco Rubio says he would come to the U.S. illegally if he had to

mitt's response to Obama's immigration order...

A few observations from yesterday, 6/18/2012 outside the romney rally

Sen. Scott Brown demands conditions to join Elizabeth Warren in accepting Vicki Kennedy's invitation

"Who is Sue Wahl-Storbeck and should we trust her with our voting machines?"

Violent deaths increase 11.7% in Caracas (Spanish)

Gulf Coast and Florida DUers - just keep one eye on the weather

Muslim Brotherhood pressures Egyptian generals to give up power.

Why Mitt Romney Won, According to Newt Gingrich

Ann Wright/Coleen Rowley: Amnesty’s Shilling for US Wars

Question, Up to Mods?...I double posted a thread..

I hate news titles with a question mark

Infrared approach in art studies reveals new details

"Latina Oprah" Cristina Saralegui - Endorses Obama

I just laughed my ass off watching Roy Blunt piss and moan on MSNBC about Obama being "The Decider"

Pope tells 75,000 at Dublin stadium Mass that child abuse by priests ‘remains a mystery’

Not Racist?

Hartland Park evening

MU researcher links childhood obesity, math skills

nixon WAS a crook.

A Bill Seeking To Regulate Use of the Word Vagina

Guardian - Globally, One Environmental Activist Murdered Each Week In 2011 (Likely A Bit Low)

Looks like right-wingers are going after Eric Holder.

So. Baptist Convergence - Liberation Theology in the Bible Belt?

Russia in color, a century ago

Ohiosmith was a dismal failure at Clown College.......

Arctic Sea Ice Coverage Already Well Under Levels For Same June Dates In Record-Low 2007

GOP Sen. Rand Paul Warns That For-Profit Drone Lobby Is Seducing Congress

WTF is Obama doing??

Yay, Warm Snow-Free Winters! Exploding Michigan Deer Tick Population Enjoyed It, Too.

Former San Diego Charger Tries to Burn Down Apartment with Marijuana Because 'God Told Him To'

Kansas church to build pro-life "wailing wall"

DU is not a Homogeneous Group

Obama Immigration Policy Favored 2-to-1 By Likely Voters

Leading UK Ecologist: Chancellor George Osborne A "Bloody Idiot" On Environmental Issues

Not all drones are bad.....

Toon - Handy voter's guide to Mass. Senate Election

Delegates blast governor over grant to Redskins

Tuesday Toon Roundup 1- Buying the Election

Tuesday Toon Roundup 2- Keeping the Dream alive

Tuesday Toon Roundup 3- Austerity and Economy

Want to Boycott Koch Brothers' Products While Shopping? There's an App for That

Tuesday Toon Roundup 4- The rest

I'm a bit scared.

inconsequential bug

Poll: Majority Of Voters Agree With Obama’s Immigration Move

Truman and Dewey went negative way back in 1928

Republicans could win every single white vote in the country & not be able to win nat'l election

How to blow $6 billion on a tech project (actually a LOT more)

Richard Mourdock (R-fool) feels businesses have right to bar covering cancer patients

Pic Of The Moment: Scott Brown Makes Debate Demands

R.C. Owens dies at 78

Border Patrol (toon)

"An Elephant Walks Into a Bar" (Mr. Fish)

Police seek man hugging St. Louis-area women

Republican Leader Matt Wingard accused of sexual misconduct w/ minor, providing alcohol, and payola

GOP Group Called “Progressives for Immigration Reform” Blankets TV with Anti-Immigration Ads


Corruption drops slightly in Latin America -survey

What Constitutes A Negative Ad?......

Matt Wingard's sexual misconduct

MSNBC: Rubio not vetted for VP, didn't make the cut? OH GOD NO, OH SWEET BABY JESUS NOOOOOOO!

Banks skim millions in fees from student aid using debit-card-linked student IDs

Matt Cain reads Top Ten list on David Letterman..

NEW YORK CITY: 14 Year-Old Brooklyn Student Blinded In Gay Bashing

QUEBEC: Province Launches First-Ever Registry Of Homophobic Acts

Dharun Ravi released from jail after serving 20 days for using webcam to spy on Rutgers roommate

Poll: Don't extend Bush Tax Cuts for the Rich!!

Our First Lady Has New Cousins

GOP presidential candidate refuses to back Romney

Info provided by USDA about the costs of feeding a family

Cuba's next step on capitalist road: advertising

Hello everyone. I would like to share with you some of my watercolor work... I had

PPP: Obama leads Romney by 7 in Colorado

Toonsday is sorely diminished without a CAPTION!!!! Please come do Mitt-ster ("Threads") Romney!!!!

Vatican blames media for scandals


Kan. man gets 2 years for threat to kill president

I hope George Zimmerman and his wife have not had any kids yet

Nope, no worries there. I would feel totally safe atop this building.

Really surprising, Arthur Levitt on Bloomberg today said they should have never gotten rid of Glass-

Meet John Taft, the Minnesota Republican CEO Leading the Corporate Charge Against the Anti-Gay Marri

Mitt's - Noun, Verb, Lie

Robert Reich: Why Republicans Worry About Hurting Corporate Feelings

Personality Disorder begins PRIOR TO CONCEPTION!!!!

Egypt- The campaign team behind Ahmad Shafik have just announced Shafik as the winner

Just to set the record straight....

Dropping Helmet Laws to Reduce a Town’s Risk

When ALEC Takes Over Your Town

Holiday displays may go to lottery

Zealots of the Atom: The Nuclear Cult

Right Wing 'Christian' logic...

Sam Seder says vote for Obama if he promised to build fewer concentration camps than Romney

Romney: Chicken and Noodles - 'Good German Food'

Energy giant pulls plug on nuclear power

WaPo dot com working hard to elect romney.

Chief rabbis urges Orthodox leaders: Don't let Israel recognize Reform, Conservative rabbis

Senators Request Live TV for Health Care Ruling.

Letter to the President by the Birther-in-Chief. Please come CAPTION Sean Hannity!!!

Our economic system - is it Capitalism or Financialism?

Manchin, Tomblin, Rahall to skip DNC

Ice Ice Baby - done by Jim Carrey

Rubio says if had to, he'd come to the U.S. illegally- and the freeps flip the fuck out

Loudoun Leaders Leaning “No” on Silver Line to Dulles Airport


nonprofits outspent super-pacs in 2010, trend may continue

Wisconsin Racine Co. Sheriff investigates bag of election materials found outside Polling Station

From Sherwood Forest to Wall Street: The Robin Hood Tax Campaign Comes to America

Romney's "Every Town Counts" Tour Skips Towns Battered by Bain Capitalism

Family pet dies of beating suffered during home burglary

Why I go to Freeperville (beyond the rubbernecking aspect)

PHOTOS: Catholic Nuns Protesting GOP Budget Cuts Visit GOP Rep. King’s Office

American Children, Now Struggling to Adjust to Life in Mexico

Depression from unexpected places.

Apple stores refuse to sell to customers who speak Farsi

Senate Judicial Committee hearing on prison solitary confinement

DCCC Outraises NRCC in May

Heartwarming kidney donation story (2A-related) ...

More veggie porn

I can't define irony, but I know it when I see it

Amish segway

Jobs in America - a cool graphic

Are Bitcoins Becoming Europe's New Safe Haven Currency?

Kissinger headlines Romney event at Trump Tower

Lost in Recession, Toll on Underemployed and Underpaid

Is there a group of people trying to convince us that there is no election fraud in this Country?

Microsoft's decision of removing Aero from Windows 8 is a blunder

Job Openings in U.S. Decrease by Most in Almost Four Years

Wisconsin elections board officially orders recount

Think Progress: PHOTOS: Catholic Nuns Protesting GOP Budget Cuts Visit GOP Rep. King’s Office

All about the 'bath salts' that aren't really for your bath

Tending the Body’s Microbial Garden

J.C. Penney Falls After Francis Leaves Amid Strategy Flop

Ron Paul plans pre-convention event in Florida (claims to carry about 200 delegates)

The aging brain: Why getting older just might be awesome

Romney LIES - About Medicare/Medicaid Change Of Address Form

GOP Harris County Candidate for judge proud of leading GOP Voter Suppression efforts

Kucinich Introduces HR 6200 - HAND counted, PAPER ballots - everywhere.

Paul Krugman: Mitt Romney will make us Irish

Trekking in a Spiritual ‘Mega-Destination

Anthrax alert system at risk as cost estimate hits $5.7 billion

Religious Neutrality In 94% Muslim Iraqi Kurdistan

New Home Construction Up In May And Permits Are Highest Since 2008

GOP Front Group Suggests WWII Vets Fought To Protect Unlimited Secret Money In Elections

Mitch Daniels likely out as VP--to become President of Purdue University

Haterosexuals -- Go Back in the Closet!

What's the big deal with drama in this group?

Ampleforth monks mix history, religion and malts in unique new beer

British foreign secretary: Ship headed for Syria appears to have turned back toward Russia

Meanwhile in Thailand (NSFW)

Obama Administration’s Drone Death Figures Don’t Add Up (With Interactive Graph)

Multiple Spanish-Language Republican Websites Alter Their Immigration Positions

Any plans for the Summer Solstice?

Hebrew National hot dogs not kosher, lawsuit claims

Romney to attend NAACP national convention in Houston

DREAMing of bipartisanship

Rio+20: Agreement reached, say diplomats

So, when I got married, my wife didn't change her name and my mom was pissed

Police brutality and harsh tactics at OWS

Can you say, vagina, while speaking before the House and the Senate? nt

When ALEC Takes Over Your Town

Labor union (SEIU) limits focus to 8 battleground states

Mitt Romney: Let's make it easier to commit Medicare fraud than to register to vote

Obama immigration policy draws 64% support

If marijuana was completely legal, cheap and easy to get,


I've never looked forward to an election more in my life...

Violence spikes across southern Afghanistan

One girl shouts "LET THE BANDIT BE" UPDATE: Rasmussen poll shows Zimmerman approval up by 25%

Growing National Movement Against "High Stakes" Public School Testing

Thom Hartmann: South America woke up - Europe is waking up - America?

A Frank Display of Congressional Mail

Parents occupy Oakland school to protest closures

Elie Wiesel renounces Hungarian award in protest at Nazi 'whitewash'

KC Move to Amend Celebration after KCMO City Council passed our resolution

Romney's "Every Town Counts" Bus Tour Skips Towns Battered by Bain Capitalism

If you can't find the right book, I have to share this with you.

Sen. Kerry on Climate Change (20th anniversary of Rio)

I honestly don't know what to tell him.

I challenge the lounge to a CHUTE WAR!

Serves him right

MoveOn raises concerns against congressional candidacy of Charles Barron

3 hours till D3 maintenance is done (patch?)

Gov Dean: No More Electing Dems who behave like Republicans- That's how we lost public option

The Tragedy Of Welfare "Deform" Near Prostitution For Welfare Clients To Feed Their Kids.

Yet another study confirms global warming is human-caused

Richard Mourdock Claim That Employers Should Not Have To Cover Cancer Sparks Attacks

Fiona Apple's new Album is killer..."The Idler Wheel"

Buzzfeed: 56 Images From Barack Obama's Early Career In Chicago

Sen. Kerry speaks on climate change

Made from the word that offended....

Question: What's Known About "Act Blue"?

Russian marines deployed to Syria: What are their intentions?

Palestinians killed at Lebanon refugee camps

A tortured soul flaps in the breeze. Please come CAPTION Monica (who needs facts?) Crowley!!!!

Tried belching sour beer today...

Try this one on your republican friends

DFP Editorial: Silenced voices get even louder over vagina remarks in Michigan

Anyone got the odds on the, Trumad Three To Go?

5.2 earthquake shakes Melbourne Australia

Fathers furious at being summoned from shed.

3 Worse Things Than Reading Your Date Was Bad On A Blog

Obama is winning the debate over taxes...

Republican Obstructionism Can't Stop This

Sexist language that I personally cannot stand

Kasich appoints former OSU quarterback to State Board of Education

BUSTING the 'Man-in-the-Middle' of Ohio Vote Rigging 2004

Russia: Protecting expats and more in Syria

What do you see as the future of "conservatives"?

It Couldn’t Happen Here, It Does Happen There: The Value of American -- and Afghan -- Lives

Syria: opposition speaks about internal rifts in Assad familiy


Syrian opposition says Jordan tightening border controls

Can we please stop calling it bullying?

so what TV shows about this trade/hobby are you watching these days?

In Syria's Homs, sectarian spoils of war at bargain prices

Jury selection begins in Auburn tree poisoning trial

Blow to Egypt

I think this would be a good book for some folks to read...

Will the Empire ever change to the metric system, do you think?

Why do people fly flags on their houses 7x24?

Religion trumps health care in Michigan.

I'm taking my cat to the vet today. Should I mention this?

Toons: The 2012 Graduating Class, Core Values, Humungo Bank and More. - 6/19/12

Joe the Plumber, the world's biggest fucking moron, says gun control caused the holocaust!

I volunteered at the food pantry last Saturday

Papantonio: Media Gives Romney Free Pass On Bain Capital

Live stream: The Shiba Inu Puppy Cam - puppies have been moved to bigger bed

Romney Pie Shop Stop Met With Protest

BREAKING: MSNBC changes name to "The Rubio Channel"...weekend prison shows will remain

Germany Set To Allow Eurozone Bailout Fund

Assange Has Requested Political Asylum & Is Under Protection of Ecuardorian Embassy in London

Just an honest question here about porn...

Karen Armstrong: 2008 TED Prize wish: Charter for Compassion

Foreign Secretary statement marks Egypt's "critical moment"

Cannibalism suspect ordered to mental hospital

Anyone see the movie "Deceiver"?

10-year-old boy strip-searched after being accused of stealing...

If there is no difference between Obama and Romney...

Assange has requested political asylum & is in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London

How Current-TV could improve their programming?

New Rising MSRNC "Star" Ann S.E. Coulter-Cupp Introduces Herself. Air Sickess Bags To Your Left.

"The Music Never Stopped" Excellent tearjerker

Hovde: Too many sob stories in press about poor

Today is Juneteenth. Should it be a national holiday?

Sandusky's attorney compared the child abuse trial to soap opera. Guess which one?

Seriously, why is my cat sitting here giving me the stink eye

Wellpoint Drops Coverage For Some Women With Breast Cancer

I challenge the Lounge to a LUTE WAR!!!!

Romney was GOL. Guffawing out loud

Arizona poll shows Romney leading Obama by only 3 in Arizona.

Thom Hartmann: School & Religious Freedom Dying in Louisiana

Economist Paul Krugman on Germany's 'Whips and Scourges'

Romney Advisers Confirm Campaign Not Seriously Vetting Rubio

Remember this time traveler ad?

Clinic Doctors fear testifying in Georgia

Yahoo email down?

Microsoft vs Apple Innovation

Pawlenty and Portman

mitch mcConnell: Tax code already "extraordinarily progressive" and needs to be changed


Debt crisis: EU leaders set to announce €750bn Spain and Italy bailout deal

Wall Street Goes For Romney Over Obama

Phoenix radio host calls the president a monkey.

The New Citizens United Pledge Of Allegiance

The Humans With Super Human Vision

Colombia should exhume victims of military killings: UN .

Obama & Dem candidate for Senate within margin of error in Arizona Poll

Pres. Obama: "We didn’t raise the Statue of Liberty with its back to the world."

The melting north

Colombia should exhume victims of military killings: UN .

Okay...I really Hate Those NOTW Stickers

War of 1812: Violence, glory and a new Canadian-ness (BBC) {200th Ann'v'sy}

Penguin colony declines by third as ice, food shrink

Mubarak revived after heart stopped, spokesman says

Where is the outrage now that gas prices are decreasing? nt

Mitch McConnell dodges on immigration

Yahoo email down?

NASA | Dynamic Earth

Vicki Kennedy rejects Scott Brown's proposed "sit down and shutup" offer...

Neil Munro tells it like it is. Please come CAPTION Obama's heckler!!!

GOP - Papers Please Or You Don't Vote - National Voter ID Before November

Sen Reid: "I don't want to answer that question. That's a clown question, bro."

iLawyer: What Happens When Computers Replace Attorneys?

Drones at Home Raise Fear of Surveillance Society

GOP congressman offers bill to reverse Obama immigration move

Brown pulls out of debate..... What a candy ass.

Count The Vote Until We Win

Got a problem with my fudge.

At House Hearing, JP Morgan Chief Jamie Dimon Evades Simple Question: Janitor to Dimon: Why Do You

Funny Pictures Mocking Mitt Romney

Check out Hiromi once you have looked at Xipe's Valentina Lisitsa

Am I the only one noticing a trend with Jury issues?

The High Cost of Boehnernomics, the GOP war on the Recovery from the Trickle Down Depression

Could have a fisure or something. Having tests run on Thursday

graywarrior's Teddy Bear fixation is more than a little disturbing.........

'Recovering Catholics' reveal spiritual journeys

Rock Cat.

Pro-Romney Super PAC launches new ad wave

A word near and dear to my heart.

House Considers ‘Drone Zone’ Bill To Roll Back Dozens Of Environmental Laws Within 100 Miles of U.S.

Election Day should be a national holiday.

ReTHUGs will protect your rights ...if

3.1 million young people now covered thanks to health care law

Bank records: Shellie Zimmerman had $57K the day she said she and George were broke

NSA: It Would Violate Your Privacy to Say if We Spied on You

Talkingpointsmemo: Romney Camp Seriously Vetting Portman, Pawlenty, Advisers Say

Mitch McConnell: Poor have it too easy, have to pay their share of taxes

I had to fire my hunting dog

Facebook Post Saves Man’s Life

Fueled by immigration, Asians are fastest-growing U.S. group

Twins! this!

Mitt Romney's Horse Masseur

TSA question, for those who have flown INTO USA recently:

Santos calls for general to answer to US drug trafficking charges .

Bahahah Newty tells Romney to "Sharpen your Animal Instincts" more dogs on roofs?

Recount officially ordered in Wisconsin

I like the Jury System, having said that, I think people are too quick to alert sometimes

...pssst...Tahir Square...again...

Julian Assange Seeks Asylum In Ecuador

Retired general responds to US drug trafficking charges .

Rachel Maddow - Women organize to resist GOP war on abortion rights

Republicans Criticize Military Brass For Supporting Law Of The Sea Treaty

Alec Baldwin punches Daily News photographer

Which Side Are You On?

Gloat Free Football Scores (Tuesday, June 19)

Colombians make up 7th largest refugee population worldwide .

UNL helping students get home after chaperone disappears (detained by Chinese authorities)

Jon Stewart Rips Michigan GOP For Vagina Controversy, Banning Woman Speakers (HuffPo VIDEO link)

Remember these words by Elizabeth Warren?

The Rise of Asian Americans

CIA releases declassified documents from 9/11 file

Howard Dean: I hope the Supreme Court throws out the individual mandate

Whether or not you believe in Pet Horoscopes....

Federal complaint outlines H-1B fraud scheme

Science, Religion, and the Bahá'í Faith

Sedgwick County Sheriff Deputy arrested on counts of rape IN THE JAIL.

The truth about corn

Arizona Secretary of State still playing birther games

Red List counts 'on the brink' species (BBC)

NYT: Lost in Recession, Toll on Underemployed and Underpaid

As a gay man, I certainly don't feel the least bit dehumanized by gay porn.

Scott Brown is silencing Elizabeth Warren

Found in the Lounge: Photo by Major Nikon. To "die" for

Can Exposure to Toxins Change Your DNA?

Vacation's All I Ever Wanted (cartoon)

Baby Soaps and Shampoos Trigger Positive Marijuana Tests

Betty White on Vaginas

Westphal visits Chile to help foster inter-military cooperation

"Get this thing off of me!"

Candy Ass

U.S., Israel Developed Flame Computer Virus To Slow Iranian Nuclear Efforts, Officials Say

US current account trade deficit grew to $137.3 billion in first quarter, largest since 2008

Antibacterials in Personal-Care Products Linked to Allergy Risk in Children

Who would you vote for?

Obama security record gives GOP few openings

Commensal Bacteria Help Fight Viruses

Mubarek is dead...

Building the New Economy: Ten Steps We Can Take Now

Got to love it two of biggest genocides caused by gun control

Why Is India Still Poor?

Southern Baptists elect 1st black president

At 16 years can defy their parents and not come across the border

Senate defeats proposal to trim food stamp program

Religious groups vie for Internet space in domain name grab

Egypt tonight and not for Mubarak

Pierre Piccinin’s Conversion on the road to Damascus

Gaffe of the Decade? Will the media close in for the kill? Mitch McConnell already is trying to walk back

Why doesn't Holder just answer every question with "I don't recall"

Paul Krugman: 'Ireland Is Romney Economics In Practice'

*tweety is exposing darrell issa for the partisan asshole we all know him to be

New Moon Report by Rick Levine

$12.3 Billion per aircraft carrier

Elizabeth Warren should debate an empty chair

Thom Hartmann: Has the GOP lost the Latino vote?

Fox Noise: It's The Left, Not The Right That's In Everyone's Business


A Woman's Place....

Florida Voter Purge Draws Lawsuit From Groups Claiming State Is In Violation Of Voting Rights Act

Mitch McConnell not too confident in Romney winning...

Gen. Wesley Clark Co-Hosts New NBC Game Show Starring Todd Palin

New NSA docs contradict 9/11 claims

Romney Camp Vetting Marco Rubio After All

"What has Wikileaks ever taught us?" ... Read on ...


President Obama - Time Exclusive Op-ed: A Nation of Laws and a Nation of Immigrants

Restoring Streams Helps Winter Songbirds

this should go well: Sandusky Trial Hears Wife Call Accusers 'Conniving' and 'Clingy'

Giant Birth Control Costume Will Follow Romney On Campaign Trail - photo link

Why are woo-woo medical theories allowed to stand?

I think it's a common human tendency to focus on things

Romney says Rubio being 'thoroughly vetted'

To vote for a Republican means, now, to vote for a plutocracy

So these fugging racist ReTHUGs are trying to lynch Eric Holder

Wimmins is scary!

Ben Quayle Now Wants to Block Obama Immigration Policy

Is DU trying to be too many things to too many people?

Infoxication takes a turn towards self-parody

Can people at Faux "news" EVER be honest?

WWF - Rio Text "Colossal Failure Of Leadership" Greenpeace - "Epic Failure", "Polluters' Charter"

Another Stupid-Sheriff Story

To Ensure Safety of Offshore Drilling and Production, Government Should Modify Oversight Practices…

UPDATE: Mubarak Reportedly On Life Support, NOT Dead

Obama’s Lawyer Demands Information on Group’s Donors

Republicans want food stamps cut by $2 billion a year

Study: Mega bank JP Morgan Chase receives a $14 billion annual subsidy from the US government

Guardian - Anger And Dismay At Weakened Rio + 20 Draft Agreement

Detroit man gambles away $1.5 million accidentally given by ATM

"Elephants make me feel like I'm the right size," - Newt Gingrich.

Holy Shite - New Jersey DUers tell us more about

OK, tell me, who is watching Longmire on A&E?????

Rachel Maddow - Guess what Mitt Romney did this weekend

Republicans discuss their enthusiasm for Mitt Romney...

Boehner and McConnell Slam the Obama Plan

Drilling The Arctic, Obama-Style: "We Can't Stop It. We Can Only Make It Less Bad."


BREAKING: US Congress PASSES Marriage Equality Act!

Good German Food?

Anybody hear how many people actually turned out to see Willard in Frankenmuth, MI??

Senators Come Up W. New Strategy For 2 Remaining US Heavy Icebreakers; Hold Off Scrapping Until 2013

Save the Troy Library "Adventures In Reverse Psychology"

another excellent vagina sign...

The Last Word - Romney's Olympic tax deduction

If there was ever a question that Erin Bunett was an airhead...

Nope, not an ounce of racism in the republican party...***offensive***

The Oakland County (MI) Child Killings

4-2 to leave alone a post with "RETARD" in it... Really?

Putin no longer backs Syria's Assad - Cameron

Sex Toy Fools Entire Chinese Village

UN Investigator Criticizes U.S. Drone War

" Mitt Romney’s American Safari"

Texas dad won't face charges for killing man allegedly molesting daughter

Republican Senators Question Obama Immigration Move

Ron Paul: 'No way' on being ready to endorse Romney

Woman Dressed In Giant Birth Control Costume Will Follow Romney On The Campaign Trail

For those who remember the Woman cooking Meth at a Walmart about a week ago....

Arizona Radio Host calls Obama a Monkey

The Last Word - No answers from Romney on immigration

Damn it !!! Chris Matthews is still using the phrase ''Obama's Executive Order'' - there is NO EO !

Dimon: Curbs Needed to Dodd-Frank Reach

Fly me to the Moon – for £100m (million)

Tropical Storm Chris forms over Atlantic Ocean

Phillies IF Freddy Galvis suspended 50 games for positive test

(Cambridge) Massachusetts mayor proposes sugary drinks limit

Kerry: On Eve of Rio+20, An Honest Assessment of Climate Change Challenge (long, quite good)