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Archives: April 10, 2013

Romney's Racketeering Gang are acting as if their mob boss won.

helpful fyi I hope: prescription discount card from

Striped Like a Badger: New Genus of Bat Identified in South Sudan

Turn on Chris Hayes right fugging now - the banks have been stealing people's

Don't try this at home......

F.B.I. Looking Into Allegations That McConnell’s Campaign Was Wiretapped

Arkansas Senate Votes To Axe Planned Parenthood, Sex Ed Funding

Two hour Dallas finale promo >>

Feeding children a vegan diet is growing in popularity

Over the air News broadcast hits new low

Judge Hears N.F.L. Arguments to Dismiss Head Trauma Cases

Mitch McConnell’s Claim That Democrats Watergate Style Bugged Him Is Falling Apart

Does anyone else despise the hymn Onward Christian soldiers marching as to war?

Report Calls for Broad Changes in Science Education

Microwave no match for SWAT robot, Tucson woman discovers

Sarah Palin calls Tesla a "loser"; Elon Musk tweets "Am deeply wounded."

Iraq The Big Mistake So Obvious Now - Iraqi On CBS Natl News Says Now 300 Years Behind

Video: My appearance on Your World with Neil Cavuto to discuss proposed cuts to SS and Medicare

Bill decriminalizing homosexuality clears key House vote (Montana)

Liberals should fear Chris Christie:The GOP all-star is far from a moderate - By Don Hazen

I need some help with looking for ...

Viet Nam Memorial Wall - Clickable site

"Park Avenue: Money, Power & the American Dream" and the Koch brothers (aka the Tea Party)

London Array becomes world's largest windfarm as last turbine comes online

Radley Balko: Why We Need To Stop Exaggerating The Threat To Cops

I'm fine with the politics of chained CPI

SSI Question - Important

Boy, 6 Shot by 4-year-Old Neighbor

The '80s: The Decade That Made Us

The Atlanta Teacher Aptitude Test (ATAT)

xPost from GD: Video-My Appearance on Fox News regarding Proposed cuts to SS and Medicare

For Facebookers who have both left leaning and right leaning FB friends:

Whoa-Medicare! "She received endorsements from senators on both sides of the aisle."

Pet health insurance--what do you think?

Cheney Meets With House Republican Leaders on Korea

The caption is "Joe Biden on gun control."

Oh Lindsay, you shoulda known the Benghazi vapors weren't going to be enough for the teabaggers ..

I had the most remarkable conversation with a sixteen year-old today:

Republicans applaud chained CPI in Obama budget

This is the water in Tuckerman Arkansas today

Jim Gile, Kansas County Official, Apologizes For Racist Comment

Why I Hate Religion, But Love Jesus || Spoken Word

Well, I really miss Ed Shultz. I've

Biden Directly Confronts NRA and 'Black Helicopter Crowd' as Gun Deal Looms

Sinead O'Connor-Black Boys on Mopeds (in sympathy with ALL of Thatcher's victims)

Marlins fans ejected after this protest >>

Quiz Time! Movie lines...

Run in with a Corporate Shill

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Last Call & a new Kitteh gif

Reports: Michigan Democratic Chair Lon Johnson was Easter Bunny at White House Egg Roll

Ex-Ill. lawmaker elected to succeed Jackson Jr.

Death penalty 'becoming thing of the past', says Amnesty

Increadable short film with a voice over by Henri Cartier Bresson

‘Margaret on the Guillotine’: Revisiting the classic anti-Thatcher songs of the ’80s

For a period of time I welcomed new people here and i was wondering was that incorrect in any

Netanyahu balks at Abbas proposal for Palestinian state borders

"I Haven't Eaten for 3 Days in Solidarity"--Stories from a Hunger Striker

"At Occupy the DOE, A Push for Democratic, Not Corporate, Education Reform"

Oh joy....Rachel is taking on the SS story at last

Rhode Island seeks to ban assault weapons, large clips

"Doing the Math" by Paul Krugman at the NY Times

Trial of bin Laden's son-in-law set for January in New York City

If the mods need to move to Video and Multimedia, feel free, BUT,

Pop culture references to Margaret Thatcher: Post 'em if you've got 'em.

Did You Know THIS? "The Pact: "Clinton, Gingrich, Bowles"


Exxon - Energy Everywhere! (about the "Johnny Appleseed of oil")

my cat Dora snuggling up to Rosie

Oregon May Lead The Way On Automatic Voter Registration

Boy, 6, Dies After Allegedly Being Shot in Head by Neighbor, 4: Source

Feed-in tariffs ready to make Japan world No. 2 solar market after China

USA vs UK reactions to Margaret Thatcher's death

An Ignore feature question

Church of England rejects blessings for same-sex couples

Crime DOES pay for the 1%

Oregon lawmakers aim to raise $275 million in taxes on wealthy, corporations

“Saving” ≠ “Saving Resources”*

Marijuana. It's going places…

Poet's body exhumed: Was Pablo Neruda poisoned?

Is it, "I can imagine," or "I can't imagine?" nt

My, what a handsome couple! jj: these two are just friends who share a hobby

States where you can be fired for being gay

I just blew my diet.

Full Federal Appeals Court Unanimously Rejects Cuccinelli’s Bid To Reinstate Anti-Sodomy Law's so quiet...

This country is so screwed!

New Documents Show Reagan Gave Go-Ahead To Mayan Genocide

EDF ‘in big trouble’ says French nuclear expert

Meanwhile, In Amsterdam…

Mahmoud Abbas’s Fatah Glorifies Suicide Bombers on its Facebook Page

From Henry the VIII's personal milk stash…

Joe Biden 'Thinking About' Running For President, Son Beau Biden Says

Documentary coming out about 6 inch alien.

Coward McConnell Ignores Q's About Ashley Judd.

Okay, a critical thinker's question...North Korea.

Um, don't lose your job

Extremely Slow YouTube

The Professional Left Is Handing Republicans Precisely What They Want

Is Night Court responsible for my insomnia?

Does that come with a fortune cookie?

World-Herald editorial: Little Husker and big hearts (Good vs bad last week in sports)

Salon: Colonial Williamsburg, Where the Tea Party Gets Schooled

Damn you, Graywarrior! Damn you to Heck!

"Paul Krugman: Margaret Thatcher Shouldn't Get Too Much Credit"

Colonial Williamsburg: Where the Tea Party gets schooled (

One's life is always full of missed opportunities…

For Maggie.....

What's the best source for student loans?

Doomsday Preppers don't seem that well prepared to me...

Venus Verticordia

It must have been really scary…

Time to hit the road…

McConnell remains extremely unpopular

I'm waiting for the wine box version…

Melissa Harris-Perry Responds To Rush Limbaugh, Sarah Palin attacks..

Sleep while I drive


U.S. Official: North Korea Could Test Fire Missiles At Any Time (have received their liquid fuel)

"TOOBIN: Obama Has Already Picked The Next Supreme Court Justice"

Is it coincidental that both Reagan and Thatcher had dementia?

A connection, perhaps?

Post widow maker echo test

My brain doesn't remember!

"CBC's George Stroumboulopoulos to host CNN show"

Gun control talks in Senate appear to be nearing a deal

NTSB: Pilot's texting contributed to copter crash

Senate showdown vote on gun curbs set for Thursday

guess we should have seen it coming....

Does Kim Jong Un WANT North Korea to be defeated militarily?

Grayson: 170 Democrats need to get primaried

Anti-Bloomberg "Big Gulp" bill surfaces in North Carolina

Hooting owls.

Notes in the midst of Disaster Capitalism: Kansas in Name Only

Olympians to Obama: climate change is jeopardising winter sports' survival

Murder outside Chicago elem school, CPS sends note home calling it 'incident'

Friday I will be talking with Guest Speaker Abraham Lincoln

TPM OP-Ed: Did McConnell Mess Up?

Republican Threats To Filibuster Gun Bill Appear To Be Falling Apart

As Governor Steers Maryland to the Left, Talk Turns to 2016.

Right Not to Get Shot Faces Uphill Fight in Senate

The woman who wrecked Great Britain

UConn has won the national championship!

Student charged in Texas college stabbing attack

the adult radio flyer

A Conservative Case for Gay Marriage

Nah, you're crazy. We're still enjoying a casual relationship.

Gun Control Deal

Washington State Sues Florist Who Refused Service to a Gay Wedding

Why Would Anyone Celebrate the Death of Margaret Thatcher? Ask a Chilean

Geaux Rox

Whisk ...

All this love for Margaret Thatcher is disgusting.

Jon Stewart Shreds Apart Red State Laws With Hilarious Game Of ‘Sodomy! Zygotes! Welfare!’

WikiLeaks: 'Chilling Cable from Iraq to UN Sec Council Immediately Before Powell UN Presentation'

Corporate tax breaks rolled out in Senate committee

Japan, U.S., S. Korea dispatch destroyers to track N. Korean missile

IMPORTANT, from Cliff Arnebeck, for Election Protection:

Did Sarah Really Say That?

Who Was Lawrence O'Donnell Talking About -A GOP'er Insults Sandy Hook

Wanna see how animals eat their food? Yummy-yummy-nom-nom yummy-nom-nom-nom.

Hail pounds Omaha as severe storms blow through

Bill filed to allow lobbyists' gifts again

Let's be honest, Margaret Thatcher was a great Prime Minister

I like this piece of music from the film The Tree Of Life

Photos Show Kim Jong-un in School Production of 'Grease'

Teen: I Was Raped by 4 200-Pound Women

North Korean army 'split' over Kim Jong-un

was Moby Dick actually a good book and not boring ?

Has anyone here been to Yemen?

The Obama Administration’s Record on Human Trafficking Issues

2014 KY US Senate Election.

The New Mexico Plan

A phollow-up to my April 1st post: The winners in the Higgs boson lottery!!

If today's NRA existed back when our country was founded...

April 9, 2003: Saddam Hussein's statue falls

EPA Relaxes Public Health Guidelines For Radiological Attacks, Accidents

Party breaks with Uribe over opposition to peace talks .

A mildly different version of A is for - while we wait for the contest to start

Land restitution activist assassinated in north Colombia .

I Know There's No Fun Answer

Drug trafficking evidence mounts against former Uribe aide .

Neruda, Pinochet, and the Iron Lady

Neruda, Pinochet, and the Iron Lady

BJ's always cost $300

You can be sure of one thing....

Wow! I was just tweeted a post from here that I wrote!

Russian Cleric Says Angels & Demons Do Exist, But Aliens Are A Myth

Snyder's plans for fixing roads, expanding Medicaid stalled by GOP

Deal Reached on Background Checks

Libya Arms Fueling Conflicts in Syria, Mali and Beyond: UN Experts

Stabenow urges mental services expansion as part of gun bill

Dare: out-cool this:

Seven chilling facts about retirement that should make Obama tremble

Woman tries to steal research ship

The Moderates and the 2010 election

PJ Harvey - On Battleship Hill

Anyone else really getting tired of the

In less than a day from now, Ted Nugent will be "dead or in jail"

Charles Pierce on divided America


The Struggle Continues…

Gordon Ramsay critiques a blind contestant's apple pie

Soft Oceanic

2500 BC Turkistan Gonur-Tepe

Why do Repukes like Obama's pick to head the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare

"Operation True Blue"? That's a bit of a giveaway, isn't it?

(Arkansas) Senate Votes to Cut Planned Parenthood's Funding for HIV/AIDS Education

Sleaze-raking French website has political elite quaking

Yugoslav wars left population heavily armed

Repukes want poor women to have more babies. And then? Let them suffer.

The New Yorker Corrects Two Errors on Venezuela, Refuses a Third

Unicef: British children facing bleaker future under coalition

Pizza with my kind of toppings

24-year-old breaks down in NY stop, frisk trial

Bob Seger fan, 79, ready to see rocker after awakening from five-year coma

Phil Russo, Original Tea Party Member: The Movement Is Dead, Killed By Right's 'Racism, Hypocrisy'

is MSNBC run by a catholic?

Thatcher"unabashedly racist" says former Australian foreign minister.

DUers is you watch Kelly O'Donnell slap Joe Scum silly over the

For Price Of Iraq War, US Could Power Half Country With Renewables

For Price Of Iraq War, US Could Power Half Country With Renewables (xpost from Veterans)

Senate Deal Reached on Background Checks -*Breaking*

The answer is that she "saved" Britain by burning it to the ground.

Watch This Video and You May Have Some of Your Beliefs About Religion Challenged

Toon: Wrong Direction

The Wall Street Ticking Time Bomb That Could Blow Up Your Bank Account

Deal reached on background checks in the Senate ahead of vote

Georgia lawmaker who supported drug testing for welfare gets second DUI

I see the NRA has cut a check to David Gregory..

GRRRRRRR..."Millions protesting Social Security plan"...."The President wants to see more of that"

Averting Economic and Ecological Ruin -- So Why Aren't We Talking About It?

'War on Whistleblowers' - Obama Admin's Record of Censorship and Persecution of Journalists

Everything I Ever Needed to Know I Learned from Mr. Rogers

Commissioning Of Final Turbine Completes World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm

Former Navy chaplain: ‘Biologist’ Jesus opposed ‘three women and a dog’ marriage

What chained CPI will do to each of the five income quintiles of SocSec beneficiaries

Bubblegum and the Date Rape Cocktail, Mark Morford

How does Mayor Weiner sound?

Sources: Senators to announce background check deal

Is Charles Pierce Right? Have We Come to the End of Believing Obama's 'Illusions' About America?

Alliance for Retired Americans anti-Social Security cut petition.

Soldier convicted of negligent homicide of ‘Udai Darawish, a Palestinian entering Israel through gap

Damn it!

Classified Report Shows America's Drones Aren't Just Killing Al Qaeda Members

Conservative magazine Human Events up for sale, could close

Wisconsin budget is missing many numbers

precarious japan nuke plant raises safety concerns

NRA Response: Circus Elephants Should Be Armed

circus elephant shot in drive-by in mississippi

Thank you John Healey -Thatcher tribute to be boycotted by ex-Labour minister

Derf's "The Iraq War: Looking Back, Ten Years Later"

Social Security’s needed expansion

Lyan Ryan is on Morning Joe Scum now n/t

this is for us 90% for gun registration

Obama to propose limits on IRAs for the rich

Obama’s intransigent backbench

Ex-US Rep. Anthony Weiner, who resigned amid sexting scandal, says weighing run for NYC mayor

Look at Bernie Sanders' "little" bill to break up TBTF banks....30 lines long.

Russian MPs back harsher anti-blasphemy law

New documents raise more questions about financing of McDonnell’s daughter’s wedding

Cuccinelli denied sodomy ruling rehearing

Misogyny, Sexism, And Why RPS Will Not Stop Fighting

Iceland volcano ash cloud triggers plankton bloom

Hero with a $20,000 heart: Walmart worker honored for returning cash left in cart

Obama's New Budget Is Actually Giving Republicans Exactly What They Asked For In December

FOX News reporter faces jail for not revealing sources

Sooner Tea Party co-founder charged with blackmail

Tweet about Judge Nettesheim's secrecy....

And I thought General Petruss and soviet generals medal slop was bad

GE to cut 950 jobs at locomotive plant in Erie, Pa.

Former Regulators Find a Home With a Powerful Firm (Promontory Financial)

Black Fox News Contributor: Obama 'Has a War on Black Americans'

March 2013 FBI NICS checks show 27% increase over 2012.

Lockheed Martin Has An Impressive New Drone Concept

Black Woman Pretends to Be White, Job Offers Skyrocket

Hooters Waitress Says She Was Forced Out Because of Her 'Unattractive' Brain Surgery Scar

Scant Relief in Foreclosure Payouts

Baby Chicks!

Who says there are no great contemporary protest songs? "Worker's Song"

Pork tenderloin with whiskey-mushroom sauce

Trailer for Elysium with Matt Damon and Jodie Foster

British Lawmakers to Debate Thatcher Legacy (No, it's not satire)

What's for Dinner ~ Wednesday April 10th

Winner Takes All: The Super Priority Status of Derivatives

All Paul Ryan did this morning was bash the President's budget, without reading it

Krugman Blog- Margaret Thatcher’s True Heir

Freddy Medrano: (Electric industry union leader Zulia) Union workers are not saboteurs

Remember the man tasked with saving the dumpster full of Scott Walker's administration

This is not surprising us - of course - just adding a little steam to the rage. Graph /Corporate Tax

"If you behave like there's no such thing as society, in the end there isn't."

In Venezuelan election, food security - or lack thereof - can turn votes

The 40 Year Recession: The Modern Economy's Long Downward Spiral

Mysterious Stone Structure Discovered Beneath Sea of Galilee

A Bill Introduced In North Carolina To Provide $2500/yr Income Tax Credit To Homeschooling Families

The President’s Budget: A Misguided Mission Statement

The Banks' "Penalty" To Put Robosigning Behind Them: $300 Per Person

So, protest from "his base" can strengthen Obama's hand, eh?

S&P 500 hits highest level ever

Down Is a Dangerous Direction: How the 40-Year "Long Recession" Led to the Great Recession

And the beat goes on in NC..

Very, very clever, eh?

Marketing to women in quality careers - FAIL

Respect my authoritay!

Press Only Gets to Know What Corbett is Doing When He is in South America

Wednesday Toon Roundup 1- Gun Vote

US spent years sizing-up France’s future presidents

Wednesday Toon Roundup 2- Politics

Genius Dog featured on Ellen

Scandal-hit Hollande vows to 'eradicate' tax havens

Wednesday Toon Roundup 3- The Rest

Dayton, Ohio Citizens Urge Officials to Scrap Wide Area Persistent Aerial Police Surveillance Plan

Navy Will Send Prototype Laser Weapon To Persian Gulf: Adm. Greenert

10 illuminating books about North Korea

how one multi-millionaire is turning north carolina into a tea party utopia

Deal reached on background checks in Senate

Lawrence Lessig: We the People, and the Republic we must reclaim

Atheist critiques of religion

Cairo’s pope slams Morsi

I'm not sure if people hate Lindsey Lohan for being an addict or

You Can't Tell the Attorney General She Has an Epic Butt, But Here's What You CAN Do

Kansas Official Apologizes for Racist Comment

Prepare The Meow Mix

Save Our Subs: Prioritizing The Attack Submarine

Space Command Juggles Budget In Face Of North Korean Threat, Sequestration

"Murderer" and "Terrorist" - Karl Rove Heckled Throughout Speech In Massachusetts

Catholic concepts in a secular world

Big Boeing Targets Small Satellite Market; Not ORS, But Much Faster Than Usual

do you think an OP calling out feminists in such a misogynist manner will enlighten some

City Settles Lawsuit Over The Destruction of the Occupy Wall Street Library

"Epic Butt" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "Epic Butt".

Crying in space.

Pakistan police officer guarding polio workers killed

Test-tube baby pioneer Professor Sir Robert Edwards dies

President Obama's risky 'goodwill' gambit

China Bird Flu Outbreak May Stem From Numerous Sources

Should you cut back liriopes when you are splitting them? I am a newb, lol. nt

Kansas City's underground homeless suburb

The content of new TV shows

Thom Hartmann: The Trap Laid for President Obama Before he Smoked his 1st Cigarette

Pres.Obama Unveils Budget At 11Am, Livestream link

Sequester Junk

Guess who’s not coming to dinner?

Exxon Controlling All Aspects Of Tar Sands Oil Spill In Mayflower, Arkansas- Steve Horn Explains

Sneak Preview of Pres.Obama's 2014 Budget

North Dakota's Passes Anti-Choice Bills While North Carolina Tries To Establish A State Religion

Cheney's guy (Steve [email protected]) monitoring Venezuelan Elections...

Why Drug Testing For The Poor is a Bulls*** Idea

If You're A Democrat And You Want To Stop Republicans, You Must Stop Obama's Social Security Cuts

An ominous sign...the "Ditech" guy is back on tv, hawking cheap re-fi's.

Can I ask a question without getting slammed?

Don't get involved now, it's too early.

From "The Purge," all crime is legal for 12 hours. What would you do?

White Collar Season Finale...

Governor calls on Obama to intervene on Mexico’s debt

I may have a job.

Boykin’s Muslim-Bashing Bombast

Glenn Hubbard—A Career that Street Hookers Wouldn’t Touch

Sometimes my fellow southerners make me despair.

Top porn sites 'pose growing malware risk' to users

There is a really, really important nomination hearing today in SJC

Mitch McConnell’s Embarrassment

The Elephant in the Room: Militarism

Richard Wolff discusses what college economics depts. are teaching, Cyprus and more.......

Clinton vs Bush post-presidency

We attended Michael Nesmith’s fantastic concert in Pittsburgh last evening.

In God We Tru$t

How Popular Tourist Destinations Will Look Submerged In 25 Feet Of Water

DU Link lists non-fiction books about North Korea

Pic Of The Moment: "Too Big To Fail, Too Big To Exist Act" Is So Simple It Fits In This Graphic

US 'kidnap' parents transferred from Cuba to Florida

today in women's herstory-10 april

We’re Not Broke Video: How Do Billion-Dollar Corporations Cheat America Out Of Tax Revenue?

Cats on the internet with guns

Another suicide by gun, Matthew Warren used a gun to kill himself. .

Topic of North Korea

New York Proposes New Laws Against Public Corruption

'North Pond Hermit,' suspect in more than 1,000 Maine burglaries, captured

Four charts that show the U.S. spends too little on energy research

MSNBC - Postal service backs down ending Saturday delivery

Mothers against drunk testing

a biography of the day-beatrice fry hyslop (professor, french history)

Bette Midler, Back on Broadway

Liberal evangelicals: We aren’t the mean-spirited, one-issue religion you see in the media

Is religious affiliation a choice?

NRA dealt a blow. Gun Grabbers sense victory.

Tokyo Electric Boosts Coal Capacity to Cut Need for Costly Oil

Well? It's Wednesday, where's our nuclear war?

India's largest copper smelter ignites toxic debate

Work perks disappear as hours expand

A message from the Department of Hobbesian Security

Top Secret Intel Docs Betray Obama Claims on Drone Targeting (McClatchy)

Meet a Real Life Bearded Lady

How Pay Inequity Hurts Women of Color

Buy A Book On Michigan’s National Title Season On Amazon...

Newest N Korea propaganda video!

Ringling Bros. Elephant Shot In Drive-By

Obama Willing To Cough Up Seniors For A Grand Bargain As Long As He Gets Revenue - No Deal

Ignorant man at K-mart - commenting on "Mad Man" Kim Jong-Un yesterday.

87 Year Old South African Woman Denied Pension Unless She Sang Song

Groundbreaking 'War on Whistleblowers' Investigation Exposes Obama Admin's Record of Censorship

PIMCO Bond Fund Exec Bill Gross Auctions Stamp Collection for Charity

Can you X post from DK "No Grand Bargain blogathon"?

Obama Doubles Estimate to $4 Billion for Health Exchanges

Obesity and altitude

Thatcher "the monster" didn't die yesterday from a stroke perhaps that Thatcher died

I Don't See Anything About Cuts To Social Security in Obama's 2014 Budget

Chomsky on Liberal Disillusionment with Obama.

DC Introduces First Transgender Character in Mainstream Comics

63 pit bulls from SE Idaho dog-fighting compound arrive at the Idaho Humane Society

New Guidelines Call for Broad Changes in Science Education

Krugman on Who is Obama trying to Impress?

Lawn & Garden Tips From Your Friends at ExxonMobil & Monsanto

UNICEF ranks the USA 26th out of 29 industrialised countries for child well-being

Babe Ruth vs Lance Armstrong

Egypt's army took part in torture and killings during revolution, report shows

China And Russia Urge North Korea To Step Back From Missile Launch

GE to cut 950 jobs at locomotive plant in Erie, Pa.

Obama apologism forces greater Centrist Atrocities

They tell me Kim Jong Un Starves His People... Chained CPI Will Starve Ours. nt

Qatar Pledges Additional $3 Billion Aid To Struggling Egypt

Yep, folks, immediately after declaring a great thing in Mark Sanford being nominated for

There's a view among some in Washington that we have been too generous to our seniors.


Can I get some cheers for Officer Lugo and her tenacious nature?

Has the menu been released yet for the Republican WH wine-and-dine?

Dispatches From Exxon’s Spill Zone: The Cover-up Continues

What Does Paul Ryan NOT Understand about Reserve Banking?

Suicidal British Man's Life Is Saved After Watching "The Office"

Vet Fined & Barred for Talking About Animals

Post Office Will Keep Saturday Mail Delivery After All

Dumb Criminals: 23 Year Old Colorado Woman Arrested For "Nipple-Twisting" Cab Driver

Public Service Announcement

Syrian Rebel Group Pledges Loyalty To al-Qaida

So then let's just get rid of all the stop signs.

Disabled veterans don't want their benefits tied to chained-CPI.

Interesting Article RE: Police Officers Shooting Family Pets

So then let's just get rid of all the stop signs.

Jim Hightower: Where's the Cop on the Wall Street Beat?

A big, big step forward on gun control

My BJ's guilty epic pleasures .........

Alan Partridge speaks the truth on farming

2 die in shooting, Detroit medical facility blaze

3 little words

Dems ask prosecutors to review alleged request for governor's office to interfere in lawsuit

Present CPI Already Understates Inflation By 2% To 3% Thanks To Clinton Gingrich Bargain In 1990's

Apple's CEO Tim Cook #1 In Out Magazine's Power List.

how I feel now when reading threads in the GD forum......

Afghanistan's future after Nato troops leave uncertain, admits Hammond

So, North Korea's first missile landed in my yard...

Dirty Little Secret About Chained CPI Is That It Will Be Used For Wage Increases For Workers.

Yum! Brands lobbying to allow resatraunts to accept food stamps

I hope President Obama is happy, he is uniting a lot of groups against him This is what AARP is

Judge orders prosecution to prove that Bradley Manning intended to ‘aid the enemy’

Obama's drone war kills 'others', not just al Qaida leaders

My new favorite way to Hollaback!

Some good news about rape--There is much less of it these days.

I Am Afraid Even Proposing The "Chained CPI' Is A Major Blunder And Suicide For Dems.

Show me some one worried about the national debt...

MTV Cancels 'Buckwild' Following Star's Death

Obama unveils $3.78 trillion spending plan

Obama has my permission to Compromise for One Thing Only

Cameron Opens Debate on Thatcher Legacy

FYI: The Progressive Voices channel...

U.S. Says Study of Babies Failed to Disclose Risks

Iran plans 'Islamic Google Earth'

No matter what Obama proposes, the GOP will reject it and Obama will be blamed for not 'leading'

Thatcher's grave "not a nightclub."

A photo of Brad Pitt at his prom!

Why would James Inhofe even stand in the Senate and make the statements the actions taking place in

Look. Much as we all enjoy Downton Abbey and the Great Gatsby,

Today in Peace and Justice history on April 10, 1971

Lindsey Lohan Interview Was Sad To See

Today in Peace and Justice history on April 10, 1971

Elizabeth Warren 'Shocked' At White House Plan To Cut Social Security

Elizabeth Warren "Shocked" By Obama's Embrace Of Social Security cuts

Demonstrators march through Atlanta for immigration overhaul

UN condemns murder of land restitution activist (Colombia)

Papantonio: Standing With American Labor

Apathy/no confidence has "won" every Presidential election since 1904

Paul Ducks Record On Race In Awkward Howard Speech

Is Baseball Sacred?

Kudos to Cong. Keith Ellison

NRA plans to challenge Maryland assault weapons ban in court

Asa Hutchinson Announces Bid For Arkansas Governor

Bachmann Hustled Out Of Press Conference When Asked About Ethics Problems

Santorum speech cancellation at Grosse Pointe high school sparks uproar

John Nichols: Obama’s Social Security cuts are austerity

Question about timeliness of the Site Search function

Right or wrong of policy aside - do you believe the President's offer to cut social security benefit

Claude Raines via Seance: "I am Shocked by WH SS cuts"

Man Uses Tons Of Poop To Mask Weed Farm Smell

I guess Virginia isn't for lovers anymore.

Kind of a Corny post for Stargate Universe

For my 10K post at DU, A Return to Sand Canyon.

Are the President's efforts to compromise helping or hurting Democrats' chances in 2014...?

Black Woman Pretends To Be White, Job Offers Skyrocket

Chile-Based Telescope Captures Star’s Death

Police: Phoenix area man killed wife over HIV fear

Washington State Sues Florist for Refusing Gay Couple's Wedding

Obama proposes 94-cent tax hike on cigarettes

And the Senator who anonymously inserted the 'Monsanto Protection Act' into the spending bill is...

Guatemala Recognizes 'Free, Sovereign Palestine'

Ken Cuccinelli Loses Petition To Uphold Anti-Sodomy Law

Delaware Governor on Marriage Equality: 'It Can Happen This Year'

Republican Congressman Cites Biblical Great Flood To Say Climate Change Isn't Man-Made

Margaret Thatcher’s True Heir (Krugman)

Israeli Journalist Amira Hass Sparks Furor at Home for Defending Palestinian Right to Resist

"She's a sweet lady." What?????? Not in my experience!

Grocery Store Workers Replace Child’s iPad After It’s Stolen Inside Store

1/3 of Democrats think Atheists are changing things for the worse


Death By A Thousand Cuts

Rand Paul to black student: Bringing up GOP voter suppression ‘demeans’ Civil Rights movement

Poll Taxes (clearing up some Thatcher confusion)


‘Anti-government’ couple held after taking sons to Cuba

Honestly, I was thinking he might remove the chained CPI shit before releasing his budget.

An evaluation of Senator Richard Burr that is not to be missed - maybe ought to be put in GD as well

Let's take a moment to remember who helped create this whole North Korea situation

Man who posed as Rockefeller clan member convicted of California murder

Netherlands recalls 50,000 tonnes of meat

Louvre closed on account of pickpockets

Can't we the people have a fundraiser for bribing politicians?

Liberal evangelicals: We aren’t the mean-spirited, one-issue religion you see in the media

FBI taking over investigation of family's mysterious 2010 disappearance

Perry /Republicans demanding Obama fix problems that Bush the Worst create again.

Bipartisan Group of Senators Agrees on Outline of Immigration Bill

Guatemala Recognizes 'Free, Sovereign Palestine'

UPDATED: French Senate approves crucial marriage equality measure

In your face, prole!

Frances Perkins - first woman appointed to a US Cabinet position

Montana Rep. insists ‘no homophobic issues here’ as he votes against decriminalizing gay sex

First lake Kayak of the spring! Today's trip in 3 pictures....

What is Teabaggette Michele Bachmann hiding?

First Webcam Was Invented to Check Coffee Levels Without Getting Up

Patriotism: The Wisdom of Lindsey Graham

NAMI Illinois Rejects Psychologists’ Attempts to Gain Prescription Privileges

Police raid Samsung offices over LG allegations

George W. Bush WAS a Puppet!

Defending One’s Position As The Token Looks Bad, Like An Unwashed T-Shirt

The exact amount in dollars and cents that social security has added to the deficit

New England Patriots sign Emmanuel Sanders of Pittsburgh Steelers to offer sheet

On Thatcher: "A woman... not on MY terms" - Glenda Jackson rocks the house!

The Internal Revenue Service doesn't believe it needs a search warrant to read your e-mail

Social Security Does Not Contribute One Nickel to the Deficit!

Chained CPI and You: A Primer

The current state of politics in the US (world?) - at times like these.....

“You’re not like most women” is not a compliment!

An apologist article for Thatcher, I already trashed it in the comments section

Chained CPI - maybe what the economy needs is a real boost in actual Social Security payments

Checkmate Answer to Radical Gun Conspiracy Nuts

Thatcher death coverage prompts competing accusations of BBC bias

A real question: Is a Democratic House even possible?

Furious Tories jeer as Labour MPs condemn impact of Margaret Thatcher's policies in Parliamentary...

U.S. offers to help Iran after deadly quake

Tribute to Margaret Thatcher (cspan video of Parliament, 83 minutes long)

Fast food: High profits and low wages

Congressman Says Bible Proves Climate Change Isn't Man-Made

Paul: GOP faces 'daunting task' with black voters

Cats in Pots

Somebody please tell me that there were reactions similar to these when Raygun died.

Taxpayers can 'well afford' to foot estimated £10m cost of Margaret Thatcher's funeral, says Hague

So...Chained CPI.

Conservative ideology drastically slows down scientific/technological innovation

Rand Paul has the nerve to go to Howard University and lie his vile ass of

From the Desk of Donald Trump South Korea (Parody)

"If it is so damn trivial, why are you fighting it so hard?"

A melting Antarctic is rapidly disrupting the global thermohaline circulation

On 'Occupation Denial' And The Case For International Pressure On Israel

The SS Trust Fund has FINANCED $2.7 trillion of the total ($16.8 trillion) national debt. It is the

"Now we are dictated to by the IMF & the World Bank" The New Rulers of the World-John Pilger

The comments section of the large news organizations are full of the worst human filth...

ADL, Simon Wiesenthal Center Blast Cardozo’s Jimmy Carter Honor

As Governor Steers Maryland to the Left, Talk Turns to 2016

5 year old talks to dispatch

How hard is it to learn mandolin?

Dow, S&P 500 Close At New All-Time Highs


Lapsed Catholics lured back by Pope Francis

Is anyone here reading "Six Years" by Harlan Coben?

Golden Cage: US blows $800k per Gitmo inmate each year

Remember the phony "Clark Rockefeller" who kidnapped his daughter

I've been without the internet in my home for the last 2 weeks

The spammer who logged into my PC and installed Microsoft Office

Security Theater Jackpot!

Does Religion Hurt Economic Progress?

TOM THE DANCING BUG: The Path to Tyranny - "First They Came to Register..."

And so it begins...Collins (R-NY) Blasts ‘Chained CPI’ Proposal

"Out of touch" Rude Paul: Bringing up GOP voter suppression ‘demeans’ Civil Rights movement

Dinosaur embryo fossils reveal life inside the egg

The find of a lifetime: Bizarre 'panda bat' discovered in South Sudan

Pissed at President Obama? Feel Like Skipping 2014?

Mathematicians Predict the Future With Data From the Past

Oh, dear God..Barton:"Biblical ‘Great Flood’ shows climate change isn’t man made"

For Bigwillq and TZ: UConn Women Back Home; Victory Flight Has Landed, Victory Lap Coming Up

If you were ever conflicted about eating food dropped on the floor ...

First there was the maple syrup, then the cheeses. Now Vermont wows with world-class beers

Ta-Nehisi Coates: "Does America have anything intelligent to say about race?"

Life in the time of cats

All it takes is one..

KKK fliers to recruit Iowans draw ire

No chained CPI anywhere in White House analysis, "Strengthening the Economy for Seniors"

CNN: How the proposal would shrink senior's SS checks:

Guns - Summary of Senate compromise bill

What does it say about "the richest Country in the history of the world"...

Sheheen announces another run for governor (in SC against Haley)

Can anyone recommend a good book of basic economics? nm

"Starve The Beast, Don't Join The Military" - War Veteran

For Bigwillq and TZ: Video of Trophy Presentation

We cannot continue to allow generations to be pitted against each other

The Obama Budget Drains Tax Breaks for Big Oil

The RNC, in its search for relevance, responds to the growing acceptance of marriage equality

Has anyone here ever eaten cat food?

McConnell plays the media like a violin...

Little boxes, little boxes...........

IRS believes it can read your emails, chats, and more without a warrant

Holy crap! Bernie Sanders is recommending we start a WAR!!!

US judge raises bar in Bradley Manning case

BREAKING NEWS: Gunman holding five firefighters hostage in suburban Atlanta: Gunman dead.

Capriles rally in Merida

I always thought Ted Cruz deserved a great big slap in the face

The retirement generation is pitted against the younger generations via their investments.

Unsurprisingly, Chairman of House GOP re-election cmte blasts Obama's ‘Shocking Attack On Seniors’

Don't blame President Obama or the Democratic leaders...

"... all you want is a child born but not a child fed, not a child educated, not a child housed ..."

Flying into a thermonuclear fireball:

Cliff Arnebeck said 'We need broad DU financial support to sustain civil litigation

Chemical-free folk remedy for bedbugs that has scientists amazed and excited.

Indiana Bill Would Make It Illegal to Expose Factory Farms, AND Clearcutting AND Fracking

L.A. County Democratic Party - May event

List of ‘accelerated’ TFW approvals reveals widespread abuse of program

The NFL's Concussion Problem Hits the Courts

The face of Stupid.

Oh, now I see the light. President Obama is being SERIOUS...Unlike us frivolous clowns on The Left

Obama threatens veto of GOP labor board bill

No chained CPI call in numbers for April 10th

My Take: The thin line between God and guns

Which talk-show hosts are supporting Chained-CPI and which are opposing?

XPOST from GD, Cliff Arnebeck wrote 'We need broad DU financial support to sustain civil litigation

Dear Mr. President. Here is an idea for raising revenues:

Absolutely stunning and horrifying. From Architecture of Density photo exhibit.

TPM: Top Republican Blasts Obama Budget As ‘Shocking Attack On Seniors’

Sports played with a Cat.

Soda study shows limiting size makes us want to gulp more

Can we now admit that the chained CPI cut was a dumb idea

Pentagon looks to cut 40,000 to 50,000 civilians over five years

What pops up on the 1st page when you Google "House + budget + chained CPI"

Would Weiner even be a good mayor?

One day after Peak Bloom,

Mike Leech Visits the George W. Bush Presidential Library

The Onion from 10 years ago:

Boehner says Obama deserves credit for proposal..Elizabeth Warren says she's shocked by Obama's plan

The official DU guide to far-left in Britain

FBI sued over secretive mass surveillance program

XPost, Cliff Arnebeck said 'We need broad DU financial support to sustain civil litigation

Nanocellulose Algae: The 'Super Material' Of The Future Will Be Cheap, Strong And Organic

Go Big and Go Fast — Vaccine Refusal and Disease Eradication (New Eng Jour Med)

Police: U.S. couple who fled to Cuba with kids vowed "journey to the Armageddon"

5 Ga. firefighters taken hostage; SWAT on scene

Toomey reportedly refused to appear at gun presser with Schumer

The Shocking Events That Everyone Saw Coming (except Obama)

Why Chemotherapy That Costs $70,000 in the U.S. Costs $2,500 in India

Deputies: Man called 911 because 'his phone told him to'

Kid Rock: I’m “embarrassed to be a Republican”

You know that massive national general strike that's going to be needed soon?

BitCoin....ponzi or a great new currency?

Postal Service withdraws plan to end Saturday mail delivery

Walter Rhett: How Come Big News Is Seldom About Big Ideas?

Today's National Comittee to Protect Social Security and Medicare press clips.

All you rope a dope fans and 3way chess players

“Obama phones”: Right wing’s latest bogus obsession

New Evidence That Team Obama Misled Us About the Drone War

Will be interesting to see if many Republicans who were pressuring POTUS to do CPI denounce the NRCC

Let the games begin

"High Tide". Excellent Gillian Anderson film.

Just gave Lola her first bath...

Why several pro gun Senators are refusing to participate in gun control filibuster

Glenn Beck’s favorite immigrants

Your Essential Guide To The Background Check Debate

Who actually came up with the "chained CPI"?

Thank those of our representatives fighting the cuts to Social Security and Medicare.

The Class War Has Begun

Is "Chained CPI" what happens when your powder is too dry?

General Electric = Union Busting Bastards in Erie Pa.

Michelle Obama: “Hadiya Pendleton Was Me"

Hey eastern Iowans of a certain age, KFMH is back!

Almost too odd and ironic for Comment

Here's THE Ad: Seniors would see smaller Social Security checks under Obama budget

Margaret Thatcher Was a Privatization Pioneer, and This Is the Story of How Her Agenda............

Todd Stiefel, a wealthy businessman, is responsible for bank rolling many atheism activism projects.

Great Places for Goods and Services in Tucson

Wisconsin: Want to give more tax dollars to charter schools? No? Then sign here:

Paul Ryan Diminishes Obama’s Chained CPI Offer

At Least 4 People Shot by Toddlers Since Last Weekend

Judge: Iowa State U. must shield 'pink slime' data

Logic Of Chained CPI - Costs Go Up Less For Seniors Because They Eat Less As They Get

Thatcher's children ban Argentinian officials from Mag's funeral

On the cusp of angry and "really pissed off"?

If NK launches any weapon, the American media will have had a significant role

"the rate at which those benefits tick up would be slower"

DoJ Issues Temporary Restraining Order in BISD Trustee Election Based On Section 5 Of VRA

About that couple in Florida..

I am going to loss my apartment over a stain!

DoJ Issues Temporary Restraining Order in BISD Trustee Election Based On Section 5 Of VRA

GOP attacks Obama for proposing cuts to Social Security. GOP says it's a shocking attack on seniors

Statement from President Obama on Senate Background Checks Agreement

Mondragon Worker Cooperative Documentary (---Must Watch---)

What is the best Rolling Stones album???

House GOP campaign chief: Obama budget ‘shocking attack on seniors’

Georgia Dept. of Agriculture officials resign over drunken ‘fraternity party’ at state conference

FBI sued over secretive mass surveillance program (X-post from GD)

Bad asses of the day: Oregon teen sisters lift 3,000 pound tractor to save dad

Man Known Only As "North Pond Hermit" Reappears In Society Because Of Arrest

Todd Stiefel, a wealthy businessman, is responsible for bank rolling many atheism activism projects.

Fruit cutters sue H-E-B, claim they were underpaid

Just an update

Club For Growth Questions GOP Rep. For Attacking Obama On Social Security Cuts

The New Senior Diet: Much cheaper than cat food.

Msg To Obama Forget The God Damned Grand Bargain - It's A Grand Rape.

Bryan man sentenced for Texas State University bomb threat

GOP Rep Declares No One Except Those Procreating Should Have Sex...

Chained CPI Protections (Republicans are still going to say no)

MP Glenda Jackson on Margaret Thatcher in the House of Commons

For Bigwillq and TZ: Photo Gallery of the UCONN Women's Victory

Wal-Mart executive who called sales "total disaster" has left

Amy Goodman: Wikileaks’ New Release: The Kissinger Cables and Bradley Manning

Obama Fully Embraces Austerity with Cuts to Social Security and Medicare

Oklahoma Democrats Walk Out on Antigay Vote

Preemie Study Didn't Fully Disclose Risks, Health Officials Say

It's immoral no matter how you look at it.

Method for making brain transparent may open scientific frontier

Screw that catfood meme. How about tips for actually eating well on no money to speak of?

Top Secret Intel Docs Betray Obama Claims on Drone Targeting (McClatchy)

Hunting for health, economy, and the ecology...

2014 elections: How can we win as it seems hopeless?

Using aging, retrofitted pipelines to ship oil — what could go wrong?

'He Shall Dwell in Isolation': Jonathan Pollard, Espionage and the International Jewish Community

Here's an idea from the Obama budget: Sell the nation's largest public utility: TVA

Senate passes bill to drug-test welfare applicants

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Thursday, 11 April 2013

Yes Golf fans- there ARE lyrics to the "Masters theme" that CBS plays ----really bad

Jews Still Planning to Sue Jimmy Carter over Anti-Israel Book

Milbank, Mathews.. What a Pair!!

Plan to extend No. 7 subway from NYC to New Jersey could be back on track

Sen Grassley (R-IA) Proposes Eliminating 3 Seats On Powerful Court To Keep Obama From Filling Them

Don't you people have a sense of humor?

Want to Get Americans Off Junk Food? Pay Them a Living Wage

I want James Canupp to sing this at my funeral.

Twin Cities: Expanding mass transit in east metro is a fight to catch up

Washington Post's Flawed Thanks For Netanyahu

Your current weather conditions

Ben Carson steps down as Hopkins commencement speaker

Dum de dum........Hey kids! You will need a book of matches.....

WH rationale for chained CPI: if we don't do it, Paul Ryan will

Washington area braces for cicadas’ return

Ok, I'm an old fart now

Voting third party is irredeemably hopeless.

SWAT team when in and killed gunman in Atlanta. Firemen a little bit injured by flash bang.

There actually is going to be a W liberary and muhseum? Opening May 1

San Francisco - Golden Gate Seaplane Tour

Damn, I wish the Occupy Movement hadn't petered out.

Feds sound alarm on nuclear evacuations

Mental Health Solutions Alone Can't Thwart Gun Violence, Experts Say

Life in the time of cats