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Archives: July 21, 2013

I found a new Zappa quote utterly relevant to these times

Do you guys see rock stacking where you live?...

I'm Yours~

Mayor to campers outside Portland's City Hall: It's ending, time to move

Potential nuclear power subsidies anger Germans

San Diego Activists and Occupiers! Come party with new radio station Saturday, Aug 3rd

#HeIsNotASuspect

Three cats and a racoon.

"Why I love my Job" or "Gun guys CAN be liberals."

More Renewables And Efficiency Would Greatly Help Solve U.S. Water Problems

They call us the workin class

2006 White House Correspondents' Dinner - Stephen Colbert and Helen Thomas

I was about to delete this to make room for new pics... but thought it was worth re-posting.

"A Shuffle of Aluminum, but to Banks, Pure Gold" by DAVID KOCIENIEWSKI at the NY Times

Six crazy ideas for saving Detroit

Three months on the Alternate Day Fast diet. Weight loss is continuing,

A serious question

"Oh, Florida, You Really Are the “Worst State”"

Racism and gun culture

I'll share a life lesson with you. Be Fucking Amazing, even to yourself.

‘Bell of Batoche reunites all Métis people’

WikiLeaks trial winds down after 90 witnesses

The Rise Of The Religious Left: Religious Progressives Will Soon Outnumber Conservatives

"Kerry announces breakthrough on Mideast peace process"

"The curious case of the fall in crime"

My son's take on Cinderella.

The grocery store, the gun, and my free speech rights

Do you have the right to resist law enforcement during an unlawful arrest?

It is a cool night and my window is open. University students across the way are having

What laws should we change/create, which will stop a future George Zimmerman?

What are some 70's songs you liked at the time but now laugh at?

When It Comes To You - Buddy and Julie Miller

Detroit is ripe for worker cooperatives.

no piece music has ever been made better by adding dubstep. ever.

Watchdog ‘Disturbed’ IRS Withheld New Documents Showing Progressive Groups May Have Been Targeted To

One last question about the Zimmerman Trial: I know everyone is probably tired of talking/debating

Lemon Blasts Ferguson re Racial Profiling: ‘Who Are You To Tell Us We’re Not Having That Experience?

"Teach your children well" New illustration, and old song

ATTN: GOP Politicians

"Actually, Stand Your Ground Played a Major Role in the Trayvon Martin Case"

The Ed Show - Detroit, a conservative utopia?

Pesticide found in food that killed 23 children in India

US drops bombs on Great Barrier Reef Marine Park

Come together...

I have to admit, luminous fish would be pretty cool...

First Natinals now this:

19 Signs You’re Too Old For This Crap

Senator rips Obama remark.

Someone just pissed me off playing Words With Friends.

Air Force considers leasing parts of Vandenberg AFB for offshore oil drilling

God, if there is a god, has been humbled. If the stories hold any relevance, we are the key.

Bombs dropped on Great Barrier Reef marine park

Did you ever have one of those days?

Statement by President Obama regarding the passing of Helen Thomas

Texas should be the litmus test for the legitimacy of "corporate personhood".

Rightwingers offering free guns to George Zimmerman

Black people and white people are different

Navalny’s Supporters May Face Up to 3 Yrs in Jail for Vandalism – Police

Tornado rips through Ursuline College, destroying gym and doing wide damage (photo gallery)

Stand yur ground

We had hail here in Brooklyn. Small but it was hail.

Rand Paul Would Rather Be Dead Than To Help Detroit.

Dr. Jennifer Francis, Top Climatologists Explain How Global Warming Wrecks the Jet Stream

The bellyache of a teabagger

Kitchen Dancing!

Guess who

What's the difference between a Daniel Craig Bond film and a Jason Bourne film?

Rep. Rush Holt saw the NSA scandal coming in 2008

David Brooks Wonders Why Men Can't Find Jobs: Comedy Ensues. By Matt Taibbi

So my sister-in-law Vivian and her partner Rachael

Name your favorite thing that's just completely bad for you.

U.S. Intelligence Official Says Syrian War Could Last for Years

REMEMBERING AURORA: Twelve crosses erected on one-year anniversary of Aurora theater shooting

Trailer for new Cosmos series with Neil deGrasse Tyson!

Karzai Signs Second Election Law, Clearing Way for Presidential Vote Next Year

G-20 Ministers Aim for More Job Growth

I always liked this tune by Little Eva

“Dizzy and sick”: McDonald’s workers strike after enduring 110 degree heat

Sent this Vanity Fair article about Benghazi (not to let facts & informed interpretation confuse)

Of these eight TV shows, which one is your favorite?

Anti-feminism posters pop up in Saskatoon

Went in to the bar for my interview.

Another Major Advertiser Dumps Rush Limbaugh – Boycotters Rejoice

After Trayvon: Will There Be Justice for Florida's Other Stand Your Ground Victim?

Islamist-Kurdish Fighting Spreads in Rebel-Held Syria

An academic primer on ontological anarchism.

Woman almost shot in a warrantless invasion of her home by police. (Check out the police response.)

Also, I just wanted to let you know that this is my signature.

Vietnam Blues

Angela Corey lashes out at supporters of Marissa Alexander

Jimmy Carter Defends Snowden, Says U.S. Has No "Functioning Democracy"

The city of Detroit doesn't have to remain an incorporated city

"Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed."

WH - West Wing Week: 07/19/13 or ''It's Hard To Argue With Success''

This girl is impressive

White House White Board: Why Immigration Reform Is Good For Our Economy

President Obama and First Lady Michelle's trip to Africa - video

The Snowden Case: About More Than Leaking

Waiting for a train

Who ARE the FISA Court Judges?

***July Photo Contest Final***

Contest final is now up in GD.

Will Shakespeare says to fans of WSTFTD:

Cotton Mill Colic

What have they done to the rain?

Bolivia recalls ambassadors from Spain, Italy, France

Titanic

Drip from Tar-Pitch Experiment Seen After Decades of Waiting (w/video)

TOON: Lemont explains the NSA/privacy issue....

Ernesto 'Che' Guevara writings protected in UN's Memory of the World Register

Weakened Chile conservatives pick woman to take on Bachelet

I'm a General Heathen

'You Don't Have a 2nd Amendment Right to Commit 2nd Degree Murder'

Panama Nails a CIA Torture Capo

Men’s Rights hate site A Voice for Men finds a woman to blame for Trayvon Martin’s death

Depressing but not surprising: how the Magdalene Laundries got away with it

Dr. Janet Yellen for Federal Reserve Chairman

Study finds tea party can act as a political ‘racialization’ experience

July 21, 1918 – U-156 shells Nauset Beach, in Orleans, Massachusetts.

Helen Thomas' question to Bush: ...why did you really want to go to war.. what's your 'real' reason

Sheriffs Office Admits Jurors were allowed unsupervised access during Zimmerman trial.

There Exists On Twitter A Geraldo Selfie

NSA Spying: A Republican party Operation

PA Democrat puts conservatives in their place

Economists Forecast the End of Growth as We Know It (Resource Depletion)

See the Bowling for Columbine Cartoon again in the context of racism and guns

Obama on Trayvon Martin: The first black president speaks out First as a black American

Ohio PAC wants to buy George Zimmerman a new gun

Belgium's King Albert abdicates for son Philippe

OCCUPY LOVE (2013)

Where do they come up with some of these studies?

Crackdown on marijuana increases rates of cannabis psychosis

Theremin world record set in Japan

What the Earth and Moon Look Like From Saturn

Currently winning a weight loss competition at my work and everyone wants to know how...

People Get Ready

Glenn Greenwald: Growing Backlash Against NSA Spying

zimmie SHOULD have looked a little something like this: (Dialup warning Hvy Pctures)

Sheriffs Office admits it allowed UNSUPERVISED visits to the Zimmerman jurors

FAA tells Colorado residents not to shoot at drones or risk fines, jail

Arctic Muslims risk health during Ramadan

Beware “Underwear 2″: TSA Chief Offers Rare al Qaeda Bomb Details

Chimpanzees to retire from US government research

Norwegian Rape Victim Sentenced To 16 Months Jail In Dubai

Ads to urge override of Nixon’s tax cut veto

imma gonna think about this one for 5 seconds

Must see. Bill Moyers interviews Tom Diaz on the gun industry.

Pirates faced with second half of baseball season....

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Summertime Squeeefest 2013 Edition

After 3 bodies found, Ohio police to resume search

American Atheists Bench in Florida Gets Vandalized… and We Know Who Did It

Boeing could locate plants overseas, state aerospace recruiter says

Mentally troubled students overwhelm schools

OMGawd!!! Ted Cruz, Rand Paul and Praying for Spiritual Revival In America

Google has DESTROYED the usefulness of "street view".. }: (

Danish TV notices a recurring rhetoric with Obama and foreign leaders.

Florida, the Cruelest State in the Union

The Latest Census of Global Fortunes: Mo' Money for the 1%

Collapse of Detroit. Harbinger, Omen, and Plan.

Japan: PM Abe's bloc wins big in upper house vote, priorities in focus

21st century fascism in the United States

Police attacked outside Paris after Islamic veil arrest

Do you support U.N. Arms Trade Treaty?

The 5 Looniest Comments From Right-Wing Wackos This Week

Deception in Counting the Unemployed

monday, I go back to working in an office environment for the first time in 5 years.

By relying on Iran, Syria's Assad risks irrelevance

Picking up chicks

Geraldo snapped a selfie---do not eat before viewing.

France's Hollande in tight spot on pension reform

Unf******believable: Talk Left Defends GZ (Zimmerman)

Tensions simmer in Israel coalition over possible Palestine talks

US drops unarmed bombs on Great Barrier Reef

Morning cuteness overload

Bette Midler sings to Anna Greenberg

Britain's Former Top Spy Threatens To Expose Secrets Of Iraq 'Dodgy Dossier'

Strangers attend veteran's funeral after Facebook plea

We are a nation perpetually on a war footing and as

Trivia fact: The Origin of the term "Cracker"

Rise of the Warrior Cop

Chris Hedges 2003 Speech at Rockford College that led him to being forced out of the New York Times

G-20 backs new tax rules for big firms

Raven w/porcupine quills gets help from human

This guy says he has de-bunked the studies that show correlation between low IQ

Retired Detroit firefighter: "My pension is what I was promised"

Sunday's Doonesbury is falling behind

Come back to Me ~Utada Hikaru

When Jimi Hendrix came to Washington and blew its mind

Classic. Helen Thomas stalking Stephen Colbert-Correspondents' Dinner

Deliberate Sabotage by the Republican Party

Asian Music Mix XXI

Just do it.

I Choose To Be Happy| Lizzie Valasquez at [email protected]

Unstable capitalism driving class warfare

How many hours is considered full-time (i.e., making a worker eligible for benefits, etc.)?

Judge rejects conversion therapy group’s attempt to have SPLC case thrown out

For a party that wants to ban oral sex...

Who Will Be Running in Your Districts?

New Federally Funded Study Proves Marijuana Safe & Effective As Medicine

When President Obama was elected the first time I cried.

On Hamas, Fatah and the Squandered Years: When ‘Unity’ Loses Its Meaning | Ramzy Baroud

Preserving the Future is Not a 'Lifestyle' | Mickey Z.

After Trayvon: 40 Reasons to Hit the Streets Every Day | Mickey Z.

Charles Barkley is confused. Recognizes there was racial profiling in Zimmerman case,

Keep Calm… And Leave The Violence To Them? | Mickey Z.

Darkest Pool | James Howard Kunstler

21 pictures that will restore your faith in humanity...

I think the GOP plan to take the Senate in 2014 is to run a woman candidate

FORMER CIA OFFICER: Edward Snowden Is No Traitor

KRUGMAN: The Great Pension Scare---So, why is it being hyped? Do I even need to ask?

no sitting on the fence for me...

I will defend the United States from all enemies both foreign and domestic.

How 7,000 Streams Become The Mississippi River

The bicycle. That brought me to tears.

No day too sacred to foul, no life too lovely to waste. Please come CAPTION Sean Hannity!!!

Senate Republicans Splinter As Moderates Rise Up: Talking Points Memo

Megachurch Calvary Chapel (R-Fla) helps conservative candidates for political office

HPV virus 'linked to third of throat cancer cases'

A hot weather caution for owners of brachycephalic breeds

McCain Praises Obama’s Race Speech: ‘We’ve Still Got A Long Way To Go’ On Race Relations

Detroit Bankruptcy Judge Rhodes Is Ponzi-Law Scholar

West Side police commander paying home visits to warn gangbangers

and if there's a heaven....

Asking the Hard Questions | John Michael Greer

TYT: Is Your License Plate Private?

Food Stamps Helped Me Serve My Country. Don't Cut Them Now

Strom Thurmond, Michelle Obama in 2023

"Light of the World," James Lee Burke's new novel.

President Romney Let Detroit go bankrupt

ElBaradei’s Democracy: How Egypt’s ‘Revolution’ Betrayed Itself | Ramzy Baroud

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, July 23: Star of the Month: Paul Henreid

On Trayvon Martin and Our Fear of Smiling Black Men

Is Al Jazeera America shooting itself in the foot before they even launch?

Cute song, video.

In for a dime, in for a falafel. . . . Please come CAPTION Bill O'Reilly!!!

So do you think Zimmerman should have just took his ass whoopin'?

"The Spy Who Loved" The Secrets and Lives of Christine Granville, by Clare Mulley.

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, July 24: AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Mel Brooks

VRA----Vasectomy Reversal Act

Obama's words not followed by actions to curb aviation emissions

I'm noticing some heavy spinning going on to down play the DOJ investigation.

Medicaid Patients Aren't Entitled To Epidurals

Went to the Warsaw Uprising Museum today.

Papa McCain thinks stand your ground laws should be reviewed

Attorney General Eric Holder at the NAACP

Good opinion piece re: gun culture

Israeli and Palestinian bands unite in 'metal brotherhood

What would you do or think if your kid became a Protestant?

Papantonio: The Exhausting Filibuster Saga

Koutoujian for Congress!

Taxpayer Funds Used to Maintain Confederate Graves and Memorials

Some pics I took in Kansas. I was there the week of July 4.

Magnitude 6.9 quake rattles New Zealand

It sad, and imparts a feeling of hopelessness, to watch the news media speak of Helen Thomas.

King David's Palace Found, Says Israeli Team

POWERFUL Aussie TV ad

11 Year-Old Yemeni Girl Gives Profound Monologue On Arranged Marriage: I'd Rather Kill Myself

Blacks Who Stand Their Ground Often Imprisoned

John Boehner: Congress ‘Ought To Be Judged On How Many Laws We Repeal’

Detroit, and the Bankruptcy of America's Social Contract

Today in Peace and Justice history on July 21, 1925


Today in Peace and Justice history on July 21, 1925


UK 'terror' airport stops under new scrutiny

Plan For U.S.-Led Peace Talks Hit Wall Of Skepticism In Israel

Mentally troubled students overwhelm schools

Did anyone see Epix's Flight 800?

Fundgelical Hypocrisy, summed up in one image:

Wendy Davis's Decision In Texas Race Could Echo Beyond Governor's Mansion

Stupid comment about CA taxes aside, congrats to Phil Mickelson on his incredible round

Held Hostage by Progress | John Michael Greer

Bill Requiring Warrants For Email Searches Nears Senate Vote

Sen. Mary Landrieu's (D-LA) bill would allow federal government to fund religious activities.

Detroit Not Alone Under Mountain Of Long-Term Debt

Is the Bumper Sticker "Republican Women Know Their Place" too antaganistic?

Mitch Albom: Broke Or Not, We Carry On In Detroit

30 Second video that will change your notions of fluid mechanics and surface tension.

Baldemar Velásquez on Fighting for Farmworkers

Schoep has died...

Shih-Tzu (mix) adopts adorable kitty. (HUGE "awwwwww")

Obama will make the biggest decision of his second term while most barely notice it

Blasts In Iraq Kill 6, As Toll From Previous Day’s Powerful Wave Of Attacks Passes 70

New Jersey Senate Candidate leads fight to repeal Patriot Act and FISA Amendments Act

Iran Invites World Leaders, Including Europeans And Americans, To Presidential Inauguration

Right and left unite on surveillance issue

Koch Serenade

The Appeasement-politics of Jehovah's Witnesses.

I went on a hike this morning in the Pleasanton hills........

How to get rid of Poison Ivy?

Kathrine Switzer: First Woman to Enter the Boston Marathon (video)

YouTube Personalities Suck at the News

No More Tyranny Of The Smoking Minority

PHOTOS: 100 Cities Rally For Trayvon Martin ("Black Life Matters")

Judge orders $1M returned to woman who says she earned it as exotic dancer

False drug test prompts fruitless raid of Leawood home

Wisconsin mine owner hiring militia goons...

Has anyone posted the DU picture and thread where DU'ers sent Helen Thomas" Thank You Roses"?

Boehner: Judge Congress by how many law it repeals, not passes.

The (somewhat) breathless wait for Britain's royal baby

Gov. Rick Snyder: Government bailout is the wrong answer for Detroit

Terror! Terror! Terror!

HR 2748 Postal Reform Act of 2013 Aka Ultra-Wealthy Congressmen Destroying The USPS

America's Worst Companies to Work For: 24/7 Wall St

Sedro Wooley WA.... BREAKING 4-year-old fatally shoots self, search on for gun's owner

9 Reasons Why Brazil Is The New America

Sometimes the good guy does win in the end.

Gov. Rick Snyder: Government bailout is the wrong answer for Detroit

Apps for Autistics

Pew poll?

From Hitchens to Dawkins: Where are the women of New Atheism?

Thanks To Better Sex Ed, California’s Teen Birth Rate Has Plummeted By 60 Percent

Showing my face

Obamacare Is the Right’s Worst Nightmare -- Paul Krugman

Was today the first time NBC had an all African-American panel

RAVITCH: when the rich dictate higher ed policy: San Jose Online Courses FLOP

Baked potatoes

Migrants' trash in Southern Arizona offers glimpse of history

COPS ARE PIGS!! This has got to stop. I hope innocent woman sues them

OK...that's it. The nadir: "Perfect Polly" seen as an ad on Fareed Zakaria

July 21: National Ice Cream Day & National Junk Food Day

France veil row sparks Trappes unrest

So, WHAT Do Obamacare Opponents Want?

Message from the mud: East Antarctic meltdown could cause massive sea rise

Yikes! Do we want Fukushima right here on the coast of California?

A tale of two hoodies (wow)

"Organizations spending millions against same-sex marriage ..."

One Thing Women's Bodies Can Shut Down

Real Food Farm: A Pop-Up, Mobile Farmer's Market

HUGE Omission in the George Zimmerman Jury Instructions

Clashes erupt in France over veil ban - almost 20 cars torched

If you are a Joni Mitchell fan.....

Report Questions Costs Of Villas And Mansions For Top Military Brass

Wall of Shame: Racists

July 21,1877 Killing 20 people and wounding 29 others

'Gay romance' with Swiss guard shocks Vatican

Lola meditates on the end of the heat wave and the fine, fine Boston weather.

Photo of Jimmy Carter at meeting of the Atlantik-Bruecke commenting on Snowden.

What's for Dinner ~ Sunday July 21st

Award-Winning Director Boycotts Haifa Film Festival To Protest 'Apartheid'

Charlotte's taking the Republicans to court.

At what age do you feel it's inappropriate to be sexually attracted to someone...

Frank & Nancy Sinatra - Something stupid (HQ)

What would have been the downside of ending the filibuster since Democrats RARELY used in minority?

NYCHA Sleepover An Eye Opening Experience, Mayoral Candidates Say

Again, If you provoke a confrontation, you cannot claim self defense. That should be the law.

Don't miss my radio show this week!

xPost from BOG: Don't miss my radio show this week!

My tips on getting (and keeping) in shape

Future Shade

Dog Finds A Tiny Kitten, Risks Everything To Save Her

A peek into the mind of Chuck Lorre

Antonio Morrison arrested for barking at police dog. Yes, he is a Flori-duh Gator...

Bridge to Nowhere

Tossed Milkshake Led To Brooklyn Shooting, Witnesses Say

Amazon Kindle television ads sure have a lot of boobs and bikinis in them.

Support For President Obama In Rural America....

Batman and Superman movie will follow Man of Steel....

Remember that 72% increase in health insurance premiums announced this past week (re: Obamacare)?

Armed Forces Tea Party Facebook Group (may be offensive)

Potentially explosive scrapped fracking pipes ...

Indiana (Republican) officials tout a 72% health ins premium increase under Obamacare BUT

Potentially explosive scrapped fracking pipes ...

Citizen Koch

Dumb Criminals: Nashville Thief Mistakes Grandma's Ashes For Kilo Of Cocaine

Signs From "Justice For Trayvon" Rallies

Mailbooks For Good. Re-gift the gift of reading.

Zimmerman was holding Trayvon by the hoodie when Z fell backwards, pulling TM down with him

Did you know that 83% of American adults make less than $60,000 per year?

Two Years Of Friendship Between A Baby And His Dog, In Photos

Just posted quite a few stories at Curate Good

What can people do about the Zimmerman verdict and SYG laws?

Ten Years After Indoor Smoking Ban, a Healthier New York

So Congress can bail out banks after they sink the entire economy

Question for NRaleighLiberal or anyone else who knows

SF Bay Area: BART invites public to tour mockup of new train car interior July 23-26

In regards to the Detroit bankruptcy...

The Lovin' Spoonful ~ Summer In The City

Northumberland Dark Sky Reserve could be third largest in the world (hortweek.com)

Man admits having sex with 1,000 cars

Maker’s Row aims to bring manufacturing back to the US

Ed Schultz on at 5 pm.

Captain Ron

Iraq Veterans Against the war Need Your Help!

New Hunger Games Trailer!

Personal correspondence between Barack Obama and MFM:

Norman Mailer weighs in on "the Poor and the Rich" and wins my Pulitzer for it

Grammarians, copy editors, and English teachers . . . (and etymologists), lend me your ears

The Detroit in Mourning Thread.

Help Newlywed With Terminal Cancer Get to Disneyland and Seattle Space Needle

Homily for the Weekend

And some still wonder why preserving nature is so important

Liz Cheney Channels a Father in Run for Senate

Teacher fired after putting fire out

I need the title of a recent movie - it concerns an advertising executive

The real question re the Zimmerman Trial -

Hagel: Furloughs May Continue Next Year For DoD Employees

Sunday Gravy

Police Just Violating All The Constitutional Amendments Now

"Wrapped in the Flag"-The John Birch Society, The Koch Bros and the rise of new RW politics.

Crosspost from Cooking & Baking: Question for NRaleighLiberal or anyone else (eggplant recipe)

Rare Weather Pattern over US — Moving East to West

LTTE: Chevron's Costly Offense Will Fail

Kuroshio Sea - 2nd largest aquarium tank in the world - Beautiful and Mesmerizing

We mean it this time. Really. No, REALLY!!! Why are you laughing? We're serious. We ARE!!!

Orange

Oklahoma DA halts I-40 drug stops after criticism

Ed Schultz On Bailing Out Detroit...

Is it about Right To Work? No, it’s about profit margins.

Greenwald: How Microsoft handed the NSA access to encrypted messages

Chevron Setback in Ecuador - Court Freezes $96M in Assets

Life is a Boat

Rutherford deputy in DUI checkpoint video once resigned post

Rep. Justin Amash's push to defund NSA spying halts defense bill, report says

What is the best web site to get a good analysis of the daily weather?

GOP lawyer asks court to order new Arizona legislative districts for ’14

Sibel Edmonds: NSA, Snowden & Government Blackmailing

TOONS: Zimmerman, Justice, Racism

Unpaid Interns: Silent No More

HA!

With 'friends' like these (Freedom to Pray Act)....

A thought

Schumer: Feds Must Study Heat Impact On Railways

It's so hot...

The Wrong Automation

'Shrooms.

Christine Quinn Pushes For Faster Plan To Replace MetroCards With No-Swipe Payments

A public service message for Republican men

I wonder why that is...

(Laughs maniacally...)

Bloomberg Strikes Again: NYC Bans Food Donations To The Homeless-WTF?

Idea for a YouTube Clip.

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Monday, 22 July 2013

What are the best (non-snappy, work appropriate) come backs to people who randomly snipe at you?

CNN.com: Christ vs. the historical Jesus

"Dirty Wars: The World Is a Battlefield"

WTF????

OK, born and raised a Detroiter. Over 60, and here's my take on what happened.

Republicans Kill Anti-Child Marriage Bill: Why?

Mood shifting, Congress may move to limit NSA spying The National Security Agency (NSA) building at

Woman arrested for leaving dog in hot car in Forest Hill

FAA: Do NOT shoot down drones or risk fines & jail-time. Whatever happened to Stand Your Ground?

"Dirty Wars: The World Is a Battlefield" by JEREMY SCAHILL

Dancers set Riverdance world record in Dublin

‘Blagger’s manual’ leaked: UK authorities concealed private investigators’ tactics.

And tonight's fortune cookie reads:

Tavis Smiley Made A Fool Out of Himself by Bashing Obama’s Trayvon Martin Remarks

McCain, Romney debate coach Brett O'Donnell joins Ken Cuccinelli campaign

Remembering Trayvon Martin

So, the DU Lounge had a picnic...

Class and the workplace

6th Circuit on Friday affirmed decision to deny an injunction on legislative prayer pending trial.

I know you're all tired of this, but it's starting to look like a plot to destroy

David Shuster (Reportedly) Joining Al Jazeera America

FFRF objects to religious symbol at Ohio Capitol

Is B.C. brave enough to follow Quebec’s world religions curriculum?

I'm suddenly getting links and popups on DU and elsewhere.

Senator McCain calls on lawmakers across the country... to review the Stand Your Ground law

Brazilian Catholics pray pope will renew region's faith

Cuccinelli: I still believe being gay is “against nature”

Is this a credible site and what happened here

Food prices forecast to treble as world population soars

Pennsylvania is now officially the new Texas: Absurdity Today with Julianna Forlano Ep. 40

Pondering the NSA WTF OMG SHTF Train Wreck Experience

In Afghanistan, U.S. breeds white elephants: Our view

In The End Protest Will Not Be Enough - The GOP Is Cutting Off All Avenues Of Grievance

Dr. George Tiller’s killer catches major break

Hospital Chaplaincy, an Interfaith Challenge

"refreshed" the computer and now mail accounts won't sync

Wow, MamaRosa!

I Want To Live In A World Where George Zimmerman…..

Repub strategists: Corbett just needs better marketing. He spent too much time on moral high ground

Chicago's Bond Rating Downgraded 3 Notches By Moody's

Ironic advice: Lee Harvey Oswald`s words of advice to 2 young fighting, brothers

"Titanic:Blood and Steel" Good Mini-Series re Labor Rights and Intrigue over Building Titanic.

Rep. Steve King (R-IA) Tells Univision Host: Comparing Immigrants To Dogs Is ‘Complimentary’

Why Michigan Employers Have Difficulty Filling Skilled Trades Jobs

A massive march of armed Mexican militants. This is spreading throughout the country at a fast rate

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