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Archives: July 10, 2013

Witness: No harm to US from leaked Gitmo files

READ: American Airlines’ Letter to Congress on ENDA

Turn on Chris Hayes right fugging now

Now You Can Buy Your Own Bleeding Gun Control Lobbyist For Target Practice

Judge Nelson is getting pissed.

PROP 8 decision was to late for this couple, let's not let this happen again.

Carpenter 1 Fire - Mt Charleston (outside Las Vegas)

Study: High-risk youth okay with guns, retaliatory violence

Gay Country Singer Reveals Ex-Gay Therapy Past

Member Photos....

Kroger Buying Harris Teeter for $2.44 Billion

*Lewis and Clark, PBS

I didn't know blacklisted actor Will Geer was gay/bi.

Sequester threatens Akron-based meal delivery program that serves 2,500 daily (for seniors)

How Long Before The Spit Hits The Fan - GOP Determined To Be More Extremist And Suppressive.

Hillary Clinton Wanted Broccoli In The White House Back In 1992

The credibility lapse

Hillary Clinton gets a Little Rock library

Cameroon NGOs ask U.S. government to investigate palm oil venture

What we are witnessing is the implosion of the Republican Party.

If you have watched the DUI Checkpoint viral video...2 Points..

Hilarious results from hijacking #GOP2016FILMS. Womb Raiders, Zero Dark Voters

Lady Cramps

Not a question but chalk me up as another one experiencing painfully slow page loads.

Cecile Richards: Let's hear it for Houston -- more than 1,000 people are here tonight (pic)

Herniated disk L3_L4

Age is not Hillary Clinton’s weakness


Hillary Clinton, in Bryn Mawr, urges women to be leaders

Hearing Wednesday on San Onofre Nuclear Power Plant closure

Palin: I'm considering a Senate run

Spain says U.S. tipoff led it to query Bolivian flight

Are you all as stunned as I am about how the States are falling?

Revisiting another old concept (new graphic)

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Bears Repeating & a new Kittehs gif

“Tomorrow the first phase of Edward Snowden’s ‘Flight of Liberty’ campaign will be launched..

Watch: A Nude Matt Harvey For ESPN

Dems pitch national park on the moon

San Diego bans retail sales of dogs and cats

Good-bye, New Mexico.

Campus bans sale of disposable water bottles

Also having intermittent slow load times

I'm re-re-rewatching the 6-part BBC series "How TV Ruined Your Life". Highly recommended.

Head of train company in Quebec derailment defends rail line's safety record

STFU Nicole Wallace

(CA) Council bans (some) donation bins - the boxes are an "eyesore."

Wal-Mart says it will pull out of D.C. plans should city mandate ‘living wage’

Lawmaker Proposes Exempting All Defense Civilians From Furloughs

The Winking Wasillian considers a Senate run

Why College Students Make Better Decisions Than Intelligence Agents

Ir is about 9:30 pm in Florida and

My question of the day.

(GA) County proposes new pawn shop ordinance; Fingerprints, photo ID uploaded to police DB

Wal-Mart says it will pull out of D.C. plans should city mandate ‘living wage.'

Walk by the docks (pic heavy dial up warning)...

Wal-Mart says it will pull out of D.C. plans should city mandate ‘living wage’

WikiLeaks: Snowden hasn't yet formally picked Venezuela

British Beer Festival Ends Early Because - Wait For It - They Ran Out of Beer

Opps Snowden is in more trouble!


Weird Quantum Tunneling Enables 'Impossible' Space Chemistry

Egypt nominates new interim prime minister and deputy president

Just saw President Obama on Rachel Maddow regarding force feeding at GITMO

McDonnell’s corporation, wife allegedly benefited from $120,000 more from donor

Judge Nelson just got up and walked out

The Judge in the GZ cases mentioned 2 violations of the

Bill Moyers Special on Front Line - Two American Families

A Patriot Act History Lesson: How Warnings Were Mocked in the Senate

Secret FISA Court – Guess Who Appointed All 11 Judges?

"S.F. plane crash: How rescuers saved victims"

Everyone please watch last night's FRONTLINE - Two American Families.

Hear about the "Exploding rhubarb chutney" ?

Fukushima No.1 N-plant ex-chief Yoshida dies at 58--of cancer

What is the Min Wage where you live?

Silly Cat:

Never depend on your dog as an ACTUAL navigator.

Dreams of "diet" cake:

Ever have one of those days?

MiddleFingerMom... bless his heart.

For the last few weeks, MFM has had nothing but Taco Bell. May he use YOUR bathroom?

What's the cost of living in your city? (with calculator)

Pennsylvania Gay Marriage Ban Faces ACLU Challenge

I have two little owls that visit each year

Texas House approves sweeping abortion restrictions

The latest in Wisconsin spring hunting attire--

Interactive: Scale of the universe

Too smart to be a cop?

HASSELBECK jumps "The View" to increase brittle edge of DOOCY-KILMEADE on Faux & Friends.

Unwanted Sexual Attention Drives Homosexual Prejudice and Homophobia

Doesn't anyone remember the Boston Marathon Bombing?

Texas House gives provisional approval to controversial abortion legislation HB 2

Palin: I'm considering a Senate run

The Obama Logo in stained glass

How have middle-class wages changed over time?

Mayoral Candidates Face More Questions About Spitzer's Comptroller Campaign

I'm proud of my President.

Zimmerman's Lesser Included Offenses

Did Snowden turn down Venezuela offer for asylum?

You smoke pot? Sorry we can't hire you...

Even If Zimmerman Is Found Not Guilty Of Murder And Manslaughter, He Could Still Serve 25 Years

TX House Gives Early OK to Abortion Restrictions

Here is how much you are paying (in tax dollars) for the government to spy on you.

TV's 'Waltons' storekeeper Joe Conley dies at 85

Even If Zimmerman Is Found Not Guilty Of Murder And Manslaughter, He Could Still Serve 25 Years

Moyers & Company: Surviving the New American Economy

Egypt's interim government re-opens Syria embassy

So... You Look Down on American Patriots, Do you?

Neil degrasse Tyson comment

Fugitive Snowden likely Venezuela bound, says U.S. journalist (Greenwald)

Convicted for chalking?

#6 Never Shoot An Unarmed Man

when makenna met the president

Spain revives plans to outlaw oil 'drizzlers' (banning the use of refillable bottles)

I think this attorney has it about right on the Zimmerman trial

This message was self-deleted by its author... NOT!!!

Knox murder appeal to begin in September

Dogs used as drug mules to Italy (warning: graphic descriptions, no pics though)

Zimmerman Trial - Judge Nelson Goes MMA on Defence in Late 10 p.m. Court Session

Cuba economy czar: Reforms entering critical phase

Immigration reform heads for slow death

Spain says U.S. tipoff led it to query Bolivian flight

Loss of high school library books raises Highland Park residents' ire (10,000 books trashed)

Amazing Young Chefs at White House Kids State Dinner!

College Loans-Bernie reads some of the 700 emails from students...

the joyce foundation, rahm,and obama...the privatization of chicago schools

Throwing in the Hat........

National “Christian-based” Boy Scout alternative forming

Virginia Gov's Family Took $145K From CEO

So what do you think the NSA are doing with the multiple call segments/copies

Tony Abbott: "Post Turtle"

Elisabeth Hasselbeck to join Fox News morning show

Would the NSA debate been different if Snowden did not reveal his identity?

Another case where a gun didn't shoot somebody

Republican legislator in NC: I'm in office "to get jobs back", not "vote on social issues"

"it's not about Snowden or Greenwald!"

Egypt Leaders’ Transition Plan Meets With Swift Criticism (NY Times)

Grateful Dead at Walmart?

Report: U.S. spying eyes energy info in Latin America

Cat poop a 'vast and underappreciated' public health problem due to T. gondii parasite: scientists

Column: How to leak and not get caught

Are Some Problems Too Big for Democracy?

Oxycontin Epidemic: A wee bit more of a problem than acupuncture.

Retail chains seem to have about a 50yr life cycle. If I'm right Walmart is getting

By the end, you'll realize this is one of the best commericals of all time. Enjoy

30,000 California Prisoners Hunger Strike Against Long-Term Solitary Confinement

The Zimmerman Trial Will End With...

Secession fever cools, rural Colorado looks to retool representation

Chile's president: pregnant girl shows 'maturity'

Illinois Lawmakers Vote To Allow Concealed Guns In Restaurants That Serve Alcohol

What's for Dinner? ~ Wednesday July 10th

How Edward Snowden Helped Kill CISPA (for now). The rest is up to you.

Can Trayvon's family sue GZ in civil court?

Questions for the F.B.I. Nominee in NY Times Op Ed by ret FBI agent Coleen Rowley

Redlands Teacher Who Reportedly Gave Birth To Student’s Baby Faces More Sex Charges

Texas Abortion Bill Author In 2007: No Health Care For Unborn Because 'They're Not Born Yet'

Too Many Cops Are Told They’re Soldiers Fighting a War. How Did We Get Here?

Edward Snowden Stars In North Korean Propaganda Video

Masao Yoshida, Nuclear Engineer and Chief at Fukushima Plant, Dies at 58...cancer

before this month

EU countries to Bolivia: We did not delay, deny, cancel your flight over our territories

Colombia’s democracy an ‘embarrassment’: FARC leader

The Decline of North Carolina

Palin: I'm considering a Senate run ....she's never going away.

Corruption in Colombia got worse, says vast majority in poll

Has anyone been watching Day Z on stream?

The Decline of North Carolina - NYT

When Zimmerman walks, I'm blaming the DA/Prosecution for Over-Reaching ...

OMG: Sarah Palin Considers a Run for Senate

The Penokee Pinkertons (Cognitive Dissidence)

Alert About Morales Plane Reached Madrid From Inside Europe (NOT The USA) As Per Garcia-Margello

Thinking of planning a week long camping trip by myself...

Regarding Harry Reid:

2013 Laborfest, Labor Day parade canceled

To all those women fighting for their rights in Texas, a suggested slogan:

Arizona 19 - Memorial Service

Questions about Zimmerman's story.

Mining Company Hires Gun-Toting, Masked Paramilitary Security Guards as Protests Flare Up

So Proudly We Hail~

I have problems falling asleep

US spy program eyes energy info in Latin America: Report

US spy program eyes energy info in Latin America: Report

Cannibals in North Korea

So, I haven't had a drink in three years

Harry Reid Tees Up Potential Filibuster Rule Fight

Edward Snowden packs for Venezuela

REPORT: Obama Says Tea Party Members Fit Profile of Domestic Terrorists (Really?)

For July 9, 2013 the Republican run U.S. House gets a 'F' - actually 17 of them :)

Rape prevention PSAs are unfair to men

Pro-Clinton super PAC hires Obama 2012 field organizers

After all the big deals talked about, here's something tiny we can do...

Study: High-risk youth okay with guns, retaliatory violence

The whole Republican Party is incompetent.

Here we go again

An American "D" President Rants and Raves about Social Security and HC

White House lobbies Congress to overcome Syria arms deadlock

In other news ~ Total Arrests Climb to 700 as Thousands Protest GOP in North Carolina

Elizabeth Hasselcrack's last day at "The View" is today!!!! Going to Faux Snooze's "Fox and Friends"

15 things Apple won’t let you see. Mark Morford

July 10: Pick Blueberries Day

July 10, 1890 – Wyoming is admitted as the 44th U.S. state.

My Interview with Sue Lyons, Author of the Anti-Fracking Resolution Adopted by PA Dem Party [VIDEO]

My Interview with Sue Lyons, Author of the Anti-Fracking Resolution Adopted by PA Dem Party [VIDEO]

My Interview with Sue Lyons, Author of the Anti-Fracking Resolution Adopted by PA Dem Party [VIDEO]

China reports weaker than expected trade data

Vatican to be pressed for confidential records on clerical child sex abuse

NOW It IS About Snowden.

Man making gun gestures creates panic in Bryan movie theater

I went through the background check process last night. It took over an hour.

Pro-Clinton super PAC hires Obama 2012 field organiziers

Palin: I'm considering a Senate run

Will you walk with me out on the wire `cause baby Im just a scared and lonely rider

Why am I not asked to be on a jury anymore?

But the times when we were happy, Were the times we never tried

President's 'rat out your co-worker' plan, unlikely to work experts say

The NSA Has Inserted Its Code Into Android OS - SmartPhones

MLK's Forgotten Plan to End Gun Violence in Chicago

Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood rejects Cabinet offer

The Quiet Coup: No, Not Egypt. Here.

Fishing producers lose quota reallocation battle

Syracuse, NY Hospital errors lead to "dead" patient opening eyes during organ harvesting

We need to start using the word "Immoral".

Nightline from ABC News : Solitary Confinement: No Way Out of the Monster Factory

Some thoughts on the BART strike from a Labor Economics teacher at a Labor school in NYC:

Predictable, but still a sliver of good news: Wis. abortion rule delayed pending hearing

Why deaf people sneeze silently

"Super-PACs May Be Bad for America, But They're Very Good for CBS"

11 Shocking Things Snowden Has Taught Us (So Far)

How Unchecked Capitalism Has Brought the World to the Brink of Apocalypse -- and What We Must Do Now

Obama's 'zero option' on AfPak is viable

Royal Mail share flotation details set to be announced

NHS redundancy payments cost taxpayers £435m

The Extreme Suffering of Solitary Confinement Has Propelled 30,000 Prisoners to Go on Hunger Strike

Ask Richard: Young Atheist’s Parents Face Bigotry and Harrassment in Small Religious Town

Quinnipiac Poll: Majority Says Snowden a Whistleblower, not a Traitor

THIS is the fallout of the IRS "scandal that wasn't":

U.S. Railway owners in Lac Mégantic explosion had brakes fail before (2 other runaway trains)

US has failed to protect marine life, say conservationists

America’s religious market

Good Morning to YOU!

U.S. Catholic leader invokes pope’s immigration comments

*snicker* Gun-rights activist Adam Kokesh arrested in Herndon

Interview with Whistleblower Russ Tice

And you think teevee is a vast wasteland?

Fire At Bronx Produce Wholesale Distributor Sends Five Firefighters To Hospital

Bomb squad sent to US Embassy after car crashes into gates

Study Posits Preview Of Acidified Oceans; Lots And Lots Of Algae, Little Else

Today in Peace and Justice history on July 10, 1976

Today in Peace and Justice history on July 10, 1976

Canada: Multiple Negative Impacts, But Hey, Go Ahead, Mine A Whole Bunch More Bitumen!

Choked up Eliot Spitzer says he failed electorate, family but deserves forgiveness: ‘You go through

Oh no, Palin and a Cheney aiming for the Senate. GOP trying to put a new face on the 2014

7/10/13 Collection of Good News

Denouncing NSA Surveillance Isn’t Enough—We Need the Power to Stop It

President Obama talks to some very persistent reporters:

UK Climatologist: Time To Stop Pandering To The Politically Possible, End Meaningless Timelines

The owner of the Musi-Cafe in Lac Megantic thinks the death toll is much higher

How concerned are you about being spied on?

EPA Collapse On Wyoming Fracking/Water Study Symptomatic Of Far Bigger Problems

Lever Voting Machines and New Runoff Date Are Approved by Cuomo

No more taxes to pay for stuff like this!

Aus. Gov. Reports Great Barrier Reef Condition "Poor", Seagrass "Very Poor"; Decades To Recover

WMO: 2000-2010 "Unprecedented" - Warmest On Record For Both Hemispheres, For Land And Sea Temps

Information age

Govt: Public Has No Right to Know About Secret Laws to Spy on Us

So I leave the house at about 6: 50 this am to get coffee about 1 block from here.

The Vicious Global Circle

Can someone please explain SELinux to these folks?

Pat Robertson Wants Facebook Vomit Button for Gay Photos

If Zimmerman gets off, can the federal government bring charges for civil rights violations?

ZIMMERMAN TRIAL - MORNING, Day 12, Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Will the Pentagon Talk to the VA?

QUICK! Random photo thread.

Charlotte declines to pull the lever on its own beheading

Snowden: I never gave any information to Chinese or Russian governments

Air pollution 'harmful for those with failing hearts'

Chile Forcing 11-Year-Old Rape Victim to Bear rapist’s Child. She May Die. Republicans Support this.

Republican Terrorism in North Carolina

What do you think should be the number one priority of the Democratic Party?

Washington Post's WikiLeaks/Snowden/Greenwald Conspiracy Theory

Wednesday Toons

China warns of grim trade outlook after surprise 3% fall in exports

Judge says Apple conspired to raise prices on e-books

My Tattoos are Not an Invitation

The Great Wall of Texas: How the U.S. Is Repeating One of History's Great Blunders

Mexico, Bolivia, Venezuela most corrupt of countries surveyed in latin america

OB/GYNs opposing "women's health" bills is a good indicator the bills are NOT about women's health

McDonnell’s corporation, wife allegedly benefited from $120,000 more from donor

I awoke to the ROAR of bullfrogs!

NRA Steps Up Attack On Joe Manchin

Nature abhors a vacuum...

Sen. Kathleen Vinehout: New state budget reaches historic debt levels

I can haz sehnet!

US Voters Say Snowden Is Whistle-Blower-Not Traitor-Quinnipiac University Nat'l Poll-Big Shift

British public wrong about nearly everything, survey shows (sorry but that's the real headline!)

Cheerleaders for Anarchism

STUDY: 1 in 4 youths who visit ER for assault injuries owns a gun

Breaking: Trayvon Martin STILL Not on Trial

National Security Policies Go Too Far In Restricting Civil Liberties: Poll

Post-Racial America?

Exclusive: US bankrolled anti-Morsi activists

Papantonio: The Regulatory Black Hole

'Bodacious' day at White House for young Knox baker

For a Campaign Contribution, You Can Go to a Justin Bieber Concert with Sen. David Vitter

How phony fear of US jihadis obscures the real threat of far-right terror

Any Drunk History fans?

Apple Plans Solar Farm To Support Nevada Data Center

Man denied entry into Legoland because he did not have a child with him at the time

Apple Broke Antitrust Law in E-Books Pricing, Judge Says

Downton Abbey news:

Egyptian Photographer Ahmed Assem Shot By Sniper And Films His Own Death (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

How capitalism's great relocation pauperised America's 'middle class'

Obama nominates 3 financial backers to diplomatic posts

Justin Bieber Pees Into Restaurant Mop Bucket, Curses Off Bill Clinton For No Apparent Reason

UPDATE 1-Venezuela June inflation slows, annual rate hits 40 pct

The mind's a terrible thing to erase. Please come CAPTION Fox's Martha MacCallum!!

What is the reason? (enjoy!!!)

Enterprise exhibit reopening on Intrepid in New York City

Mafia Mentality: "But Snowden took an oath!"

Gun Rights Activist Adam Kokesh Arrested

Humpback Whale Shows AMAZING Appreciation After Being Free

House Republicans detail proposed domestic spending cuts (to boost defense spending)

At long last, the insidiously dastard master plan of cats REVEALED!1

Former Sen. Gravel: NSA Leaks Should Have Come From Senators

On the road again. Please come CAPTION Elisabeth Hasselbeck!!!

Exclusive: US bankrolled anti-Morsi activists

Where to buy TSA confiscated loot.

All In - Rand Paul and the 'Southern Avenger'

Tidal power from Pentland firth 'could provide half of Scotland's electricity'

Kentucky church wants pastor gone after wife's column -- "Shiite Baptists"

Late to the game: Half-Life 2...

Some people are just total asses.

A Very Ugly American

Alan Dershowitz: I Would Find Zimmerman 'Not Guilty'

We Were Robbed! Matt Decides To Become A Law & Order Republican!

The sale put her family in danger and could have ended her son’s life.

Pit bull lovers will love this story about a courageous pup:

if instead of closing all but 5 abortion clinics in texas

NRA Steps Up Attack On Joe Manchin

Does anyone know where I could get a list of insurance companies state approved rate increases?

Sneak Attack in Legislature by NC GOP

Do Safety Officers still go to schools to train kids to fight off adult strangers?

Cook County Sheriff: "No conceivable way" CCW background checks can be accomplished in 30 days

Your means are sane, but your end . . . ! Please come CAPTION Sarah Palin!!!

Government Leaks Info To Condemn Edward Snowden's NSA Leasks - EFF's Trevor Timm Discusses

Attention "Latest" and "Greatest" page lurkers

Google services down for some users

Huge iceberg breaks away from the Pine Island glacier in the Antarctic

The price of surveillance: Gov't pays to snoop

India’s Acid Attack Problem

Rachel Maddow - Racist streak exposed in Republican immigration reform debate

Pakistan president's close aide killed in suicide attack

The Last Word - The fight in Texas over women’s reproductive freedom

Casey Anthony Cleared on Useless Rescue Search

Awesome Right Wing DOMA Freak Outs

Cloud brightening to cool seas can protect coral reefs

New Gulf Of Mexico Oil Leak (4 miles wide by 3/4 mile long sheen) Sends WTI Spiking

Re: Zimmerman. Has manslaughter always been on the

DU just as fast as ever for me.

Discovery of the ‘Plastisphere’ — a new marine ecological community

DOI Launches Probe Into Fatal Accident Response

Email from UA First Officer Who Witnessed the Asiana Accident While Holding Short of Runway

Stanford climate scientist addresses misconceptions about climate change (2°C rise is not safe)

Stupid ass co-worker just yelled down the hall

The UK version of "Jersey Shore" is a hit over there

Republicans trolling for next big scandal

Al-Qaida in Syria is most serious terrorist threat to UK, says report

Stanford researchers say 'peak oil' concerns should ease

Hey, I made the Greatest Page!

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to appear in court in Boston bombing case

If my vagina was a gun...

Google Latitude to be retired on August 9


The NSA slide you haven’t seen

Credit Unions Need Our Help

The contribution of the Greenland ice sheet to sea-level rise will…increase over…200…years but…

Why this skepticism that the President likes broccoli? I love broccoli!

UA Study: (vertebrate) Evolution (about 10,000 times) Too Slow to Keep Up With Climate Change

Zimmerman said the gun was behind his hip.

John Kerry Tearfully Thanks Well-Wishers For Supporting Ill Wife (VIDEO)

Anti-Israel Activists Threatening to Kill Musicians for Playing in Israel

Astronaut Karen Nyberg demonstrates how she washes her long hair on International Space Station

A brand-new U.S. military headquarters in Afghanistan. And nobody to use it.

WAIT!! WAIT!!!.....

Video: Fairfax City Council Approves New Ordinance Covering Women's Health Clinics

Family Values Funnies by Derf

Berlusconi party protests at attempt to close loophole that could spare him jail

The Rude Pundit: The Neverending Abortion War: The Rude Pundit Is Seeking a Few Good Women Writers

Rocks can restore our climate… after 300,000 years

Designed to Fail Safe

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell Getting Pounded; When Will He Resign?

Just a curiosity poll.....on the Martin Zimmerman case

Pic Of The Moment: Report: Sarah Palin Considering Running For Senate In Alaska

Rally today against AFP in Topeka and Wichita

Imaginary guns to be protected in schools

Corbett Blames Dems that his agenda is a smoking pile of rubble (but Repubs control both Pa. Houses)

Curious: do DUers think a warrant magically produces a circuit that the FBI can then listen to?

"all the European countries that took measures"

NSA Whistle Blower Russell Tice Claims Then Senate Candidate Obama, Justice Roberts Were Wiretapped

Why the Tribunals in the TPP are so bad and how we know that.

Senate committee approves ENDA with bipartisan vote

These can be used four anything

Zimmerman assaulted a LEO who did not identify himself as LEO, years later Zim does not ID himself

At a texas hearing yesterday did a man said He had the right to tell a woman what to do with her

Bill de Blasio Among Those Arrested at Hospital Protest

Comparing FrackNation with Gasland Part 2 ....

NC House rushes forward new abortion bill without notice

Any questions

Luckovich toon from yesterday.

Questions about watering landscape during drought and hot weather

Americans Live Longer, Still Lag Other Rich Countries

Wholesale Inventories Fall, Likely Drag On GDP Growth

U.S. Falls Behind Slovenia in Latest Review of Population Health

3 Year Old Toddler Buys Car On eBay Using Dad's Phone

Venezuela violated Colombia’s sovereignty: Governor

You have to be a good liar to join NSA

Zimmerman trial is ridiculous! Would you rather...

Has anyone testified that Zimmerman was punched in the face?

Defendants have rights in trials and victims do not because

Troy Davis's nephew needs help

Justin Beiber Pees Into Mop Bucket Of Celebrity Restaurant, Mocks Bill Clinton

Dumb Criminals: Neighborhood Crooks Distracted By Skinny Dipping Neighbor During Daytime Robbery

Former German Prime Minister Found To Be Hoarding 38,000 Cigarettes

"I can hear you through the wall."

Brooklyn man dies in police custody after waiting 4 hours for ambulance

Air Pollution Causes Lung Cancer, Worsens Heart Failure Studies Find: NBC News

Poll to honor the idiocy of "Broccoligate" (if you missed it, link below...)

GP posts needs some help

Pentagon saw WikiLeaks as journalistic site: trial witness

The Brand New, Unused US Military Headquarters In Afghanistan Embodies The Waste Of The War

"Stasi-Like": Obama's Anti-Leak Scheme 'Creepy' And 'Won't Work'

WATCH: This Is What Antigay Politicans Will Face One Day

Obama Tweet on Ramadan - and a response.

Senate Makes History as Committee Votes in Favor of Employment Protections for LGBT Americans

In which I publicly taunt "presidential candidate" Ted Nugent

Rep George Miller (D-CA) wants Bangladesh to enact a fire and safety accord with binding third-party

So, Britain's mail service is being privatized...are we next?

5 Statements That Show Why Elisabeth Hasselbeck Will Fit Right In On Fox And Friends

U.S. consumer bureau vows crackdown on unfair debt collectors

Student-loan fix fails in Senate (fails the obstructionists 60 vote threshhold)

Hurricanes And Climate Change: Storms Likely To Get Stronger And More Frequent, Study Shows

The Blackhawks let Justin Bieber into their locker room and put his hands on the hardware

Isa it possible to convert a .pdf to a .jpg?

Gallup: 63% of Venezuelans Thought Chavez Gov’t Was Corrupt

Edward Snowden: I Didn't Give Secrets to China or Russia

Case dismissed in tragic Tacoma child shooting

Pay to play, or....................

A First Step: Senate Committee Passes ENDA

Democratic Senators Fail In Another Attempt To Restore Lower Rates On Student Loans

Save Kentucky

"Let's break the US economy", says Venezuela's Iris Varela

Merkel Rejects NSA Comparison With Communist East German Stasi

Will a judge in Texas step in

Something to think about...

Senate Democrats Spar Over Wall Street Reform

Very weird...

What reason would Martin have had for attacking Zimmerman?

This a great shirt!!

Mitt Romney Headlining New Hampshire GOP Fundraiser In August

Texas House passes restrictive abortion measure

Oil Nears $106 A Barrel On Big Drop In US Crude Supplies; Pump Price Rises Since Mid-May

Denver judge won't block Colorado gun magazine law

Does questionable behavior need to be new and innovative not to get a pass?

Kentucky pastor's job in jeopardy because of wife's "Shiite Baptists" column

I placed an ad for a baby sitter on

Walter Rhett: Speak Out About Free Speech

(updated) Apple conspired to raise e-book prices, judge rules

I wish I had some sense of what President Obama believes and why he supports

CounterPunch and the War on the Transgendered

Packing for our honeymoon. 9 days with no phone or Internet

Energy Producers Are off the Hook -- THIS is how lies and misinformation gets spread

Almost everything "reported" about the IRS scandal was wrong, yet no one has been held accoutable

Daniel Ellsberg's Downfall: A Trifecta of Shilling, Conspiracy Theories, and Lies - People's View

Republicans accuse Obama of trying to stack key U.S. appeals court

Ro Khanna (D) raises more than $1 million in race against Rep. Mike Honda (D)

Snowden question for computer nerds

Secret Court Destroys Your Constitutional Rights

North Carolina GOP Attaches Abortion Restrictions To Motorcycle Safety Bill With No Public Notice

You laughed when I said they would do this....

U.S. health "mediocre" compared to other wealthy countries, yet is most expensive

McClatchy Uncovers Obama's 'Insider Threat Program' - The Nation

NY Judge: Apple Conspired To Raise E-Book Prices

Pat Robertson's Homophobia problem solved!

Federal Judge Authorizes Chevron’s Sweeping Subpoena Of Activists’ Internet Data

We Are Beyond Bipartisanship - We Have Descended Into Sectarianism On All Issues With GOP

"So I guess Todd Akin was right..."

Judge Nelson Gets Frustrated, Scolds Don West Three Times, Saying "Your Objection Is Overruled!"

Oregon to ban housing discrimination against Section 8 renters


Do you think Spitzer should run for controller?

Leaving religion but finding community

Italian Homeless Man Under House Arrest

Suggestion - this group should also be under 'related' in "Foreign Affairs & National Security"

Youtube is dead to me.

Indiana Makes Criminals of Pro-Gay Clergy

Russia activist Navalny enters Moscow mayor race

Zach Braff helps friend with an engagement request. Cute.

Clement Meric killing: France bans far-right groups

I strongly support President Obama

Faith in Values: Partners for LGBT Equality

Three more Moral Monday actions are planned. . .

You can drug test food stamp applicants in Florida

Getting punched in the nose gives you the right to shoot the person.

Texas Lawmakers Too Busy Targeting Abortion Providers to Deal With Exploding Fertilizer Plants

Don West looks very stressed out.

Dog Does a Ton of Tricks!

Only in NYC


Across the street from work...

65% of Venezuelans think corruption has become worse over the past 2 years

So exactly how many arms did Zimmerman have, oh, reluctant prosecution?

Budget Deficit Reduction - is it because of the sequester?

19 Foot Python Falls Through Ceiling Of Australian Thrift Shop

Since capitalism has been such a miserable failure

WTF? Zimmy didn't want to get in the "ring" to test his skills?

Man can fly, enjoy.

Dumb Criminals: Police Discover Burglar Asleep On Victim's Couch

BART's Lead Negotiator Has a History of Illegal Behavior

Government pays industry millions for surveillance

Electrified Crowds Greet Wendy Davis & Company Tour In Houston (VIDEO)

What was the relevance/probative value of that testimony?

I want to tear your heart out

Appropriations committee responds to Jay-Z, Beyonce Cuba trip (trying to ban all travel to Cuba)

Note: cutting Egypt aid would cut mostly money to purchase weapons from US.

Depp Considers Buying Wounded Knee and Returning it to Indians

Hey Orson Scott Card, FUCK YOU!

Trees Using Water More Efficiently as Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Rises

North Carolina GOP Attaches Abortion Restrictions To Motorcycle Safety Bill With No Public Notice


American voters say 55 - 34 percent that Edward Snowden is a whistle-blower, rather than a traitor,

OK, what is that smell?

Joke: The Drugstore Visit..

Brazil lawmaker: US spying won't hurt relations

Joke: The Drugstore Visit..

Luxembourg spying scandal breaks Juncker government

Carney: Harkin 'willfully ignorant' on ObamaCare delay

Found This in My Grandma's Stuff. Anyone Know What I Might Have?

Chile: Gay Teen's Leg Must Be Amputated After Brutal Attack

Pa. Voter ID Law Could Keep My Daughter from Voting - Unless She Buys a Gun

Please let Zimmerman testify.

This day in Jewish history / Polish neighbors slaughter the Jews of Jedwabne

Champion nano-rust for producing solar hydrogen

Pathetic and predictable . . .

Zimmo No Speako

The Sarah Slamen video

Funded by tax dollars, but without your knowledge: What the government pays industry to snoop

Dye-sensitized solar cells rival conventional cell efficiency

This just makes me feel physically ill.

Former UAL Captain discusses situation at Asiana (and KAL). Not good.

Learning about US Intelligence Agencies

Chris Andersen re-signing with Heat

Medical Marijuana for Kids? Some Praise Results While Others Worry About Risks

The Homespun Chris Weidman Is Now On The Stand

"I will say it again. The god of cheap is the wrong god to worship."

Awesome. Django Haskins at the last Moral Monday protest.

Got all my grades in early for once at 2:18 AM

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleads "not Guilty"

I seriously doubted that Zimmerman would ever testify in his own defense

If you were factually innocent would you testify?

Wind power does not strongly affect greater prairie chickens, seven-year study finds

If I make the longest OP EVER, what do I win?

The Cuba Caravan has kicked off.

(summer jy) A friend's Bullie and her favorite toy

Arizona man shoots father and two kids after vomiting on his dog

I wish they'd call the guy who bit off the

Texas House OK's abortion bill; Senate up next

Stopping the TPP: A Victory in the Global Revolt Against Corporate Domination

Payday Loans, High-Power Weaponry & Az. Businessman - Linked To Armed Patrols at Wis. Iron mine site

Which Other Countries Are ‘In Bed’ With The NSA?

Colombia demands answers on U.S. spying as Latin America seethes


GOP poisons ObamaCare, then claims it's sick - USA Today editorial

A Surveillance Primer: What Exactly Are We Talking About Regarding the NSA?

VIMS study shows “dead zone” impacts (Chesapeake) Bay fishes

Greenwald calls USA "lawless, rogue empire" in defense of Snowden

The New State-by-State Fight for Gay Marriage

Ohio DUers - what's up with all those tornado warnings?

How to make your own clap-off bra (NSFW)

Austerity Discredited, Not Defeated – Time to Fight for Jobs and Growth -Campaign 4 America's Future

Does anyone have a feel about what Texas women think of the repub attacks on their medical choices?

Mets host "American Indian Day" while hosting the Atlanta Braves

Angry Lac-Mégantic residents heckle railway boss as he surveys train disaster aftermath

I'm not an attorney but (Zimmerman Trial)

Frackers Holding a Big Birthday Celebration for Corbett Friday at Pittsburgh Fairmont

Federal judge sets date for fall showdown on Mich. gay marriage ban

why isn't trayvon martin testifying? oh, right.

Major Victory For Colorado Gun Magazine Limit Law (And Common Sense)

Re: Dexter, Season 8

True feelings never die

IACC Full Committee Meeting Materials - July 9, 2013

7 Ways The Obama Administration Has Accelerated Police Militarization

FEMA reimburses Texas nearly $48M after wildfires

Next Mars rover to hunt ancient life

I accidentally alerted on the wrong post, and

Germany says to pull plug on solar subsidies by 2018

US diplomats cry foul as Obama donors take over top embassy jobs

Uh oh. Did Zimmy's lawyers open the door for the introduction of his assault on a cop?

Tribune to Spin Off Newspaper Business

Germany's Solar Industry Is Imploding

This Mr. Mayor is barely out of diapers

A friendly reminder from George Orwell . . .

Blacks and Southern Whites both vote for more than economics

The difference between Motorcycles and Menstrual Cycles

SF Giants pitcher Chad Gaudin charged with lewdness

If I had been in Trayvon Martin's place, I would have gotten back home alive.

Billionaire Koch Brother Says Eliminating The Minimum Wage Will Help The Poor

U.S. Falls Behind Slovenia in Latest Review of Population Health

Solar Power Cheaper Than Coal Foreseen By German Solar CEO

Question from skidmore.

and, it doesn't even work...

Remember this movie?

On not ignoring some DU posters

Zombie! Run! (toon)

"When can you come over? We need to talk," V said. I asked what was up. V wouldn't say.

Los Angeles Goes All In on Rooftop Solar Panels

Driving test failure rates (60% lol)...

Koch Brothers Fund Effort To Undermine Tea Party Support Of Solar Energy in Georgia

House Republicans Use Bogus Scandal As an Excuse To Slash The IRS Budget

Suggestion: add World Forum to the 'related groups' of Foreign Affairs & National Security

How Not to Help the Poor: The Lesson of Soaring College Prices

If We Don"t Stop GOP Nonsense Soon The Country Will Just Disintegrate.

D.C. Council approves ‘living wage’ bill over Wal-Mart ultimatum

Thurgood Marshall's Prescient Warning: Don't Gut the 4th Amendment

"...when is enough enough?"

IPad 3 - can anyone plz recommend an app that will stream live tv feeds?

Meeting a fellow DUer for beers downtown a little nervous...

Antarctic's Pine Island glacier produces giant iceberg

Does anyone here know of Mark tyler?

New York’s newest medical college launches in Middletown

Rick Perry Lies, Claims Abortion is Second-Most Common Surgery in U.S.

VIDEO: Why Queen recognises a US tribe but US government does not

Union of Concerned Scientists study: current scientific evidence does not assure the safety of GMOs

Zach Braff Proposes - Sort Of

Egypt Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohammed Badie arrest ordered

How often do you find yourself disappointed in someone?

Legislatures Make Push To Put A National Park On The Moon

Robertson Encouraging Open Revolt Over Obamacare On 700 Club.

Sorry, Ladies, No Shirt No Shoes No Service Applies To You Too

The balancing act of producing more food sustainably

"Your cat smells like perfume for some reason"

Cute picture of baby moose in a kiddie pool

Dumb Criminals: Florida Man Robbed Gas Station While Applying For A Job

New York State Police Seize 53 Marijuana Plants From Home

dKos: Gov. Scott Walker Threatened With 'Rape'...Kinda

U.S. Government Foreign Telecommunications Providers Network Security Agreements

Monsanto’s Plan to Help the Honeybee

Georgia Power says closing coal plant won't make room for solar

I think it needs to be said that....

The 2 Supreme Court cases that could put a dagger in organized labor

DoD, Interior inch closer to cooperation on renewable energy projects

Apparently, President Obama is a descendant of a 'British collaborator.'

Principal shames girls over short shorts

Guantanamo Bay: A Medical Ethics–free Zone? (New Eng Jour Med)

Human and Gorilla Reunite after 5 years 60 Minutes Australia June

Can I track a particular poster?

Koch Brothers Fund Effort To Undermine Tea Party Support Of Solar Energy in Georgia

Incredible moment an impala cheetah-ed death by leaping into tourist's car

This is what I’m talking about.

Republicans Essentialy Vote to Double Interest on Student Loans

Too cute: Elephant plays the blues....

Which one of you broke my heart?

Brazil May Seek to Speak With Snowden as Spy Allegations Spread

(IL) Legislation requires school safety drills with law enforcement

Schumer: It's time to expand early-warning system for Upstate New York floods

My tv, 3 years old, has the sound go all wonky every so often. For 3 years. Just bought

No Googling: Which school produced 1/3 of this year's American Tour De France riders?

Google, "Do no evil?"

About that 10 year old who recieved a second pair of lungs...

Baby I Love You - The Ronettes A Cappella

Hey, Major Nikon and others with electric smokers similar to the SmokinTex.

LGBT Equal Rights Battle on PA House Floor; New Marriage Equality Bill to be Introduced [VIDEO]

LGBT Equal Rights Battle on PA House Floor; New Marriage Equality Bill to be Introduced [VIDEO]

LGBT Equal Rights Battle on PA House Floor; New Marriage Equality Bill to be Introduced [VIDEO]

LGBT Equal Rights Battle on PA House Floor; New Marriage Equality Bill to be Introduced [VIDEO]

O.K. Zimmy...

Edie Windsor on Coming Out, Her Love Story, and How Times Have Changed

Rare Mutation Ignites Race for Cholesterol Drug

Trayvon Martin and Martin Richard

Mobile, Alabama is in love with Nicholas ("Hi, I'm Nick") Cage.

Reading this WSJ article today is making me crazy...

Around ten years ago, while I was still in the service...

oh, the tangled web we weave...

Radio host: Vanderbilt football player ‘allowed’ teammates to rape girlfriend

Fifty dead or missing in Quebec disaster; all missing assumed dead

Sarah Silverman on Scott Walker

how to do a traceroute, to help out Elad and Skinner

So school shootings happen because we took prayer out?

‘Women of Steel’ Presents Reconnecting McDowell with $5,000 for 4-H Camp

Want to see crazy?

Shocked pupils 'see head teacher have a Basil Fawlty-like meltdown'

The Koch philosophy:You're richer than the average Somali so STFU -by digby

Want to see something crazy good? Judge refuses 'state secrets" claim; allows NSA lawsuit through

Monsanto’s climate-resilient crop patent claims rejected

MiddleFingerMom thinks the traditional gender rolls of his Mother would benefit current society.

My rich boss got a survey from the NRCC

I just had cactus quesadillas for lunch. Really different. Really yummy. Didn't know cactie

For your viewing pleasure, Reeve-era fan-made Superman trailers with new Man of Steel music

Pierce Brosnan Speaks Out Against Iceland's Illegal Whaling (& E-action)

Im listening to the most F'd up RW conversation happen right outside my window.

Breeding puppies to explain the "facts of life" to kids? Seriously?

Praise for Obama's new ambassador to the UK from Glenn Greenwald's paper

Breaking: Judge Blocks Wisconsin Anti-Abortion Law (Video Updates)

Sioux Tribes Collaborate on Biggest US Wind Farm (1-2 GW)

North Carolina Becomes Ground Zero for GOP Cowardice and Contempt

Pig virus migrates to U.S., threatens pork prices

Christopher Evans Hubbart, Confessed Serial Rapist, Granted Release From Prison

Rick Perry's sister could profit from abortion law changes in Texas

IPA concedes wind farms successful in displacing coal

#motorcyclevagina is now trending on Twitter. Thanks , NC GOP

Steve Nash Says What We All Knew: Dwight Howard Never Wanted to be a Laker

Artist paints nude models' bodies in Times Square

Ed Markey (D-MA) U.S. Senate Swearing-In To Be Held July 16

State Dept Contractor ERM Lied About TransCanada Ties, Another Fatal Flaw of Environmental Review

Rove says: More White Votes Won't Save the GOP

Oops! Northwoods Mercenaries Hired To Patrol Drilling Site - -Not Properly Licensed to Operate in WI

Cheap&Easy way to make Greek yogurt

16 year-old family member arrested for murder of Terry Smith, missing boy in Menifee, California

Obama honors arts -- particularly 'Star Wars'

The GOP Gets Redder

Owner of Wounded Knee Eager to Sell to Johnny Depp

New App Allows Users To Mark The Address Of Gun Owners

"...nothing drives up wages like a bunch of desperate starving people..."

Coincidence? KKK Leaves 'Neighborhood Watch' Letters in CT, Just as Zimmerman Defense Wraps Up

Jaleel Ahmed White AKA "Urkel" was 5'11-ish and .....

Housing Minister Says Ready To Build 10,000 Homes Over Green Line

The little punk stepped on the logo!!!

Toshi Seeger Passes

What Gmail Knows About You And Gives To The Government

Sitawa Nantambu Jamaa Dewberry has seen real sunlight only four times in the last 28 years