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Archives: January 20, 2014

portrait of a president

US attorney inquiry into Christie widens

Activists who distrust the US government taking responsibility for radiation monitoring

NFC game: Where to stream audio?


That was too easy. Everybody was dropping like flies. But the Denver subs were better.

Did you know Bill Gates is a socialist?

MSM Protection Racketeers Is What Keeps The GOP Viable For The Most Part.

Hmm, what will Joe Scar trot out tomorrow on MJ?

Dem Mayor: I Got 'Enhanced' Access To NJ Officials After Endorsing Christie

OK, some of these were funny - celebrity lookalikes

A little help finding a post from last year

Waving The Flag Or Wearing A Pin Does NOT A Patriot Make. So Sick Of All This Flag Crap.

Slovakia: Villages burned by Nazis during WWII elect right-wing extremist today

It's hard to believe that a man as ignorant as Gates was ever in the CIA or any other

What's going on on Mars anyway?

Sign Petition To Stop Iceland's Whale Slaughter

Sundance: Director Rory Kennedy Slams “Sexist” Hollywood At Women In Film Panel

WP's love note to Governor Toastie

Hello Democratic Underground!

James Lankford to run for Coburn's seat.

ABC News Contributor: 'Obama Is Dick Cheney'

Jihadi group urges end to Syrian rebel infighting

The Harder They Fall

Four toll lanes down the middle of a free-to-drive interstate highway ? wtf is this....

It's The Economy, Stupid: U.S. economy will hit 3% growth in 2014 for the first time in nine years.

Hoboken mayor turns over journal to U.S. Attorney’s Office

Okinawa: Nago re-elects anti-US airbase mayor

Beyonce serenaded Michelle with this song last night

Russian Mother Takes Magical Pictures of Her Two Kids With Animals On Her Farm

Hymns we sang in church today

It appears Pete Carroll is channeling his old Jets/Patriots days with the Seahawks today.

Di-Fi: We need NSA blanket surveillance because " We still occupy the role of the Great Satan"

Palace reshuffle as the Queen passes more royal responsibilities to Prince Charles

NJ mayor: Sandy aid ultimatum came from Christie

Caught On Cell Phone: LA Cop Punches Special Needs Woman In The Face On A Bus

Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin must be so bummed.

Hoboken mayor turns over journal AND OTHER DOCUMENTS to U.S. Attorney’s Office.

PA Dems Back Anti-Choice & Pro-Choice Bills [VIDEO]

A few fractals for a Sunday evening. Dial-up warning.

"You weren't doing anything important with that thumb, were you?"

Kim Guadagno: The Unknown Lieutenant Governor (10-31-13)

Search is giving me an odd response

Henceforth he shall be known as Governor Chrisp Chrispie

I never bought into the Christie hype.

Hey Republicans...

NFC Championship thread

From OccupyBerkley: A list of BOA datamining key words. Activist's names included

Successful politicking is a theatre designed to enrapture the electorate.

Christie Vetoes Sandy Relief Oversight Bill (April 26, 2013)

Hoboken mayor turns over journal to U.S. Attorney’s Office, which she says documents Sandy aid claim

Stormy Monday, 1/20/14

China decries U.S. spending bill

This is the picture that Rethugs have in their mind about Christie and Obama...

I'm ignorant about Black literature

I hope Christie hangs in there..

49ers are getting hosed by the refs...

Lt. Gov Guadagno: Her name translated from Italian means: profit, gains... I love NJ!!!

MMJ and legal update 1-19-14

I'm NOT moving and you can't make me.

Lacking the ability to reply in ATA threads...

Come,let us praise the late Madeline KAHN, & Mel BROOKS and Anne BANCROFT

PA Dems Back Anti-Choice & Pro-Choice Bills [VIDEO]

Bank of America Boasts To the Washington State Patrol About Intel Collection on Occupy Protestors

Weekend Economists MLK Remembrance January 20, 2014

Baby Leopard in The Womb

Venison Chili

Legalize Cannabis and your team gets to go to the superbowl!

Richard Sherman has no insecurity issues whatsoever. nt

Richard Sherman has no insecurity issues whatsoever. nt

Just want to say it was a pleasure to serve on MIRT these past two months.

Weed Bowl XLVIII is ON!

Seen "American Hustle"? See it ! Just gotta love that NJ politics.

Seahawks vs Broncos in the Superbowl

whatever happened to this campaign idea?

Chris Christie’s 1994 ad was too tough (and inaccurate) for Jersey

Martin Luther King Day

New CNN poll: 55% support totally legal marijuana

Heh! The Stoner Super Bowl.

I know it is a little early for a Super Bowl thread but after watching both games I am for Denver.

Quake measuring 6.3 strikes NZ's north island


South Korean trade official kidnapped in Libya

Hey, El. You should really look more happy when the Broncos win...

I never thought I would live to see it.........

I miss seabeyond.

"What Happens When the Poor Receive a Stipend?"

"For the Love of Money" By SAM POLK at the New York Times

Though it's scary to agree with this Pope so often...this one isn't his quote...

Take that, Chrome! I just got my scroll bar back to normal!

Like movie posters?

Israel targets Gaza militant after Palestinian rocket attacks

YES! The Hawks are going to the Smoke-A-Bowl!

Seattle going to the Super Bowl:

New trial sought for SC teen executed in 1944

Anyone as excited as I am about "Sherlock" tonight?

The Milk Nazi is making ANOTHER run for federal office???

We CAN keep the DREAM ALIVE..

U.S. studying possible rescue plans in case of crisis at Sochi Olympics

Intl Corporations Abandoning China For Asia/ Chinese Pay Now Too High.

Martin Luther King warned us . . .

"US housing starts rebound to 2007 level"


1950 or 1952

This is awesome

Who, here on DU, does ...

Falsely Claiming "Cyberstalking" as a Silencing Technique

Seems to me that the president is a Paulite

The battle of the Bud states!

Interesting, take an article from 1870, swap the words "Republican" and "Democratic"

Join The Only Young Progressive Youtube Network

Queen hands over the reigns to Prince Charles - historic step closer to a new king

María Conchita Alonso looks even more stupid...

Clock turning back on American women.

"Half Of Americans Favor New Regulations After West Virginia Chemical Spill"

Marco "Gulp" Rubio now odds-on favorite to be 2016 GOP nominee

This ain't yer mama's television!

Putin: Russian Anti-Gay Law 'Does Not Hurt Anyone'

PA Dems Back Anti-Choice & Pro-Choice Bills [VIDEO]

NJ: It's starting to sink in on residents.

The divorce between Christie and MSNBC - Times article

UK Labour Party will make jobless take maths and English tests

Green Fade-Out: Europe to Ditch Climate Protection Goals

Would You Feel Differently About Snowden, Greenwald, and Assange If You Knew

What you guys think about this Valentine's card for my sweetie?

Check your privilege time

Scandal Classics: The non-denial denial

John Fox is the 6th HC to take multiple teams to the Super Bowl. Can you name the other five?

Police: Mother kills two kids, and attempts to kill 2 others, during an exorcism attempt

Anyone looking for a MLK parade to go to tomorrow?

Super Bowl Super Partaaaaaaaaay!!!!!!!!

What bothers me about the Pope

PA Dems Back Anti-Choice & Pro-Choice Bills [VIDEO]

Have things gotten really worse, or have I just become an Old Fart?

Chair of Republican Governors Association shunned by Republican Governor.

Not only will Obama's TPP make you and your family poorer, it will make you more unsafe

Rx Drug commercials on TV- What would be the process to ban them again?

Portion of the labor force on extended unemployment benefits

Va. Quickly Emerging As Key In Gay Marriage Fight

Indiana Speaker Brian Bosma steps in front on marriage battle with force

Can someone explain something to me?

Chris Christie Couldn't Bring Himself to Watch Springsteen Mock Him


Okay, I stuck myself into the mouth of the beast and I hope you

Please help me with this song ... lyrics

PA Dems Back Anti-Choice & Pro-Choice Bills [VIDEO]

Pretty cool graphic of all F-1 cars, 1950 to 2013

US tech firms make eleventh-hour attempt to halt tax avoidance reforms

PA Dems Back Anti-Choice & Pro-Choice Bills [VIDEO]

Re-post: R.D. Wolff december economic update

Abraham, Martin, John (and speech MLK)

The perfect response to the ReTHUGs and hacks asking Zimmer why she waited

Chris Christie's first term, according to Sheneman: Cartoons

Dad Gets OfficeMax Mail Addressed 'Daughter Killed in Car Crash'

Suggestions: Low cal pilsner beers

Rare Photos of Martin Luther King at Home~Time Magazine

love could be the answer

Housing benefit ban for jobless migrants, say ministers

4 Money Grabs Show a Few Rich People Are the Ones Getting Wealthier in America

Iran halts uranium enrichment under nuclear deal

How the U.S. Uses Surveillance and Scandal to Advance Its Global Control

Thievery: How Congress Keeps Stealing From Our Retirement Benefits and Social Safety Net

US Threatens Sanctions as Tensions Rise in Kiev

No Job Openings for More than Three Out of Five Job Seekers

A question for DUers who frequent the Poverty forum

Gov’t used Surveillance of MLK in Bid to Destroy Him: Now they want us to just Trust Them

Powerful Film Underscores Urgent Need to Address Climate Change

After Defending Pot, Obama has to Pardon Medical Marijuana Growers He Jailed

NSA Surveillance is about Control & Leverage, not Security

Infographic The Unfinished Business of the 1963 March on Washington{large}

Trade -- Partnership or Putsch?

CIA Cuts Off Public Access to Its Translated News Reports

The Conservative War on Liberal Media Has a Long History

JoeScum and MikaMouse have no shame

Coup calculations in Thailand

Neil Young and David Suzuki Against Pipeline and Tar Sands in CANADA

Pacific Trade Deal “Backtracking” on Environment Safeguards

Russia Is Prepared to Sell Iranian Oil as Its Own

Chris Christie's first term, according to Sheneman: Cartoons

Pure Eyewash

Neil Young concludes anti-oilsands concert series with show in Calgary

Open Secret

Petropolis, Film Being Shown At Honour The Treaties Tour, Posted Online

10 Famous Movie Misquotes

Summer in Canada While Deep Freeze Grips US?

I'm ashamed to admit I made this. Most unhealthy thing ever, but it's that good.

Silicon Valley Meets Detroit

wow - do you like photos of children and animals? marvel at these.

How to Build an Anti-Poverty Movement, From the Grassroots Up

Greenpeace matriarch "walked in light" (Marie Bohlen)

Guilty Until Proven Innocent

Got my star!

Lord Rennard row: Peer set to resume seat in Lords

Conrad Black: A merger with the U.S. would be a great leap backwards for Canada

High Hopes

Shell says quarterly earnings will fall 48 percent

Moms in ‘survival mode' as U.S. trails world on paid leave

Vintage Roger (spoiler)

Range of terrain, climate secured Alaska as drone test site

W.Va. chemical spill poses a new test for lawmakers

A crumbling Sochi hides behind Olympic facades

I have somewhat significant connections to two of the 'good guys' in this NJ scandal...

Violinist Vanessa Mae set to compete in skiing at Winter Olympics

Boeing, Etihad to develop aviation biofuels

MLK day

Scientists hope comet-chaser spacecraft wakes up

Boehner profanity aimed at (tea party favorite, Steve) King (R-IA) is revealed.

For Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a focus on kitchen table finances in her second year

The Minnesota starvation experiment

Industry powers with access to TPP plans lavish money on Congress

Poll shows partisan differences on the policy of US' engagement with the rest of the world.

Dear Lord.......

Re-cap of Christie debacle on Morning Joe...n/t

Not even once...

Solar energy and the 'poisoned chalice'

Fake signs in London underground

World's 85 richest people own nearly half of global wealth: Oxfam report

South Sudan: Aftermath of Bor Reveals Widespread Destruction

Wisconsin: Scott Walker admits he committed voter fraud

U.S. ambassador "deeply concerned" about Japan dolphin killing

Of the 56 Laws Enacted by Congress in 2013, only 16 were Introduced by Democrats

Who is the Mystery Redacted Name in the Chris Christie BridgeGate Text Messages?

Super Bowl CCCCXX

Swindlers Use Telephones, With Internet’s Tactics

As marijuana attitudes shift, this may be a year of legalization

The bigger picture: understanding anti-gay laws in Africa

The bigger picture: understanding anti-gay laws in Africa

Well, You Knew This Was Coming...

U.N. invitation of Iran threatens Syria peace talks

Iran begins nuclear rollback under interim deal, officials say

Afghanistan restaurant attack was retaliation, Taliban says

Sunspot Johnson's pants on fire: Testing Ron Johnson claim of 20% to 25% fraud in public assistance

Mika is so naive. Her friend(s), the Christies will drop her like a hot potato after this

Another case of deregulation by starvation: the IRS

Russian envoy demands Guantanamo prison be closed down

Are you taking special protection methods during the coming 2nd arctic freeze?

A 1962 Speech by MLK Jr. was released for the first time today

talking heads make no difference in the real it and weep mr. christie

Has any country decided to Boycott the Olympics in Russia due to Russia's Anti-Gay stance?

Eighty percent of jobless Ohioans don't receive unemployment

When do nuclear missteps put security in jeopardy

TEPCO says new leak discovered in Fukushima reactor 3 building

Lackland recruits get rabies shots after bats seen in dorm

Being labeled a 'radical' is meant to be an insult. History tells us otherwise

Analysis: FCC should undo '02 error to ensure net neutrality

Five and a half years to go, everybody!

Korean carrier to launch broadband-shaming 300Mbps LTE-Advanced network this year

Oxfam: 85 richest people as wealthy as poorest half of the world

What's for Dinner ~ Monday ~ January 20th

Which ones were taken the most?

Let's look at the Lt. Governor of New Jersey for a moment. She evidently is as corrupt as Christie

The radical MLK we need today

How we get Dr. King wrong: “We’ve deliberately dismembered him,” Michael Eric Dyson tells Salon

New Koch Linked Political Firm aims to Hanpick "Electable" Candidates

Which of the following stellar (sic) candidates will win the GOP nomination in 2016?

Just as an FYI...

Lt. Gov. Guadagno to Hoboken mayor: "If you tell anyone, I will deny it”

We have been (re) watching "The West Wing" lately.

NATO Service Member Killed in Afghan Attack

Afghan president again demands U.S. airstrikes end

How Long? Not Long. On March 25, 1965, I stood

Missionary Bae jailed in North Korea 'wants U.S. to help him get home': Kyodo

(VA) Money woes hit jails with fewer federal prisoners

Are you a turtle?

Baghdad bomb blasts kill 26, Iraqi troops fight Sunni rebels

Don’t blame the messenger

Bernice A. King: King's Legacy of Peace for Our World

Second Taliban bomb attack kills 13 near Pakistan army HQ

The MLK ceremony in Mumbai was pretty cool

'Don't Touch My Internet' Protesters Met with Water Cannons

if your only supporters are haley barbour & rudy giuliani you are.....

Resurgent Protesters Clash with Riot Police in Ukraine

Pic Of The Moment: Freedom

Crippled Fukushima Reactor Springs Another Mysterious Leak

The guys at the barber shop asked me...

dear media, what are the facts in new jersey?

Another Shocking Wealth Grab by the Rich -- In Just One Year

Matthew McConaughy and Woody Harrelson in True Detective.

STUNNING:'Power Grab' by wealthy elites : 85 richest people as wealthy as poorest half of the world

How Hardliners Pull Nations Into War

Toon: The Governor

Toon: "Do we look like Wolves to you?

More Arrests: Greece Makes Progress on Arms Deal Corruption

Dogs vs cats teaching their babies to use the stairs. You know how this ends.

So True- The DC Ferris Wheel

Happy Martin Luther King Day

Sad news about Steve Fromholz.

Most New Yorkers support Cuomo medical marijuana pilot plan: poll

Breaking NJ Lt. Gov. denies mayor's charge she placed conditions on Sandy Relief.

The strange connection between the NSA and an Ontario tech firm

The Myth Of The Absent Black Father

Myths about world war 1

Gates Memoir Omits Key Facts on Obama's Afghan War Strategy

Chris Christie Also Misuses 'Sandy Funds' for Latest Commercial

Off The Mark-Cat Cartoon :)

Betwixt "AWwwww!1" and "YipEEE!1": CHRISTIE verklempt over SPRINGSTEEN's mockery

Lions and donkeys: 10 big myths about World War One debunked.

Health Canada library changes leave scientists scrambling

No, Beijing residents are NOT watching fake sunrises on giant TVs because of pollution

OMG I am Well.

HIV-positive college student secretly filmed sex tapes with 32 people: police

Find something to be happy about today (Monday January 20, 2014)

5 Newark principals suspended indefinitely, allegedly for opposing One Newark plan

NJ Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno broke election law last year, putting Lonegan's name at top of ballot

Cartoon: A typical day in the Governor's Office - by Tom Tomorrow

Our first Stoner SuperBowl

While we're all digging up past misdeeds by Christie, how about the tunnel project?

Pap and Seder: GOP Holds Gun Raffle to 'Honor' MLK and Lincoln

For the GOP, an Abyss Instead of Ideas

Toon: "Worst President Ever"

The fate of these 2 issues will likely be determined in the next 6 months. Which is more critical?

How Ronald Reagan's minions referred to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Better get that checked out, Governor. It's so hard to learn anything after that kind of injury

What Mitt Romney learned about Chris Christie in 2012 (WP)

Christie Vows To 'Learn Things' From Bridge Scandal, But He's Not Sure What

President Obama: "There is no shortcut to politics, and there’s no shortcut to democracy.”

THIS MODERN WORLD TOON on Chris Christie: A Typical Day

Why IRS customer service is bad (and may get worse)

No wonder they killed him: MLK was working for economic justice for ALL the poor.

Good morning!

We can thank global warming for twice the El Ninos

“Some say this bully can’t be beaten. I’m Barbara Buono and I say that’s up to you,”

I don't like Jon Voight so I punished myself by...

Anyone see Lovelace?

Did Christie's Lt. Gov. Falsify Docs To Help New Hire Double-Dip?

Your day in cats

Lt Gov Guadagno was given "the job of cutting red tape" to make NJ "more business friendly"

Mom cat helps kitten

Bernie Sanders thinks Sunday shows are failing us

AHEM: Lt Gov. Guadagno is probably not the most credible person to attack Mayor Zimmer's credibility

UK orders near for F-35 'stealth’ jet

Winter Storm Watch in effect until Wednesday

kitten saved by mother

Gregory Paul: "Pope Francis, the Dark Side"

Christie Slips As Cuomo Rises: Siena NY Poll

2fer: Pearls Before Swine, engaging even when predictable. & clowns are creepy no matter what

Where are the conspiracy theories regarding the assassination of Martin Luther King?

Capitalism guarantees free-market competition ... or kills democracy? Why is democracy dying?

Mother, Two Daughters Fatally Stabbed in Queens Home

Since Dems finally are acknowledging Republican political crimes, what about Rove & Siegelman?

LTTE: $12b for an aircraft carrier? Just imagine what that money could buy

"Most of you have no idea what Martin Luther King actually did"

HIV Is Not a Crime, 2011 Film by Sean Strub

The Vatican’s Pathetic Excuses

Veterans’ employment act signed into law

Well, there goes Donald Trump's NY Gov campaign.....

N.J. Lieutenant Gov. Kim Guadagno slams 'false and illogical' claims by Hoboken mayor

HIV Criminalization 101

NFL Thursday Night Football is up for sale

cat welcomes owner home every day

Cosmic 'web' seen for first time

Hey, Mass Media, Alcohol Consumption caused more human misery, damage and mayhem last night

Direct Action Must Be Remembered As Part of Dr. King's Legacy

Elderly man beaten by NYPD during jaywalking arrest

MLK, the reluctant civil rights leader

Police: Ex-Student Sold Gun in Pa. School Shooting

jackie "moms" mabley: "you got a mouth, don't you? speak out, and speak up!"

Civil rights? Let your conscience be your guide

jackie "moms" mabley: "you got a mouth, don't you? speak out and speak up!"

The Kiev protesters' latest weapon is a blast from the past. Literally.

On and off the road with Barack Obama (Remnick } The New Yorker)

On and off the road with Barack Obama (Remnick | The New Yorker)

As Wendy Davis touts life story in race for governor, key facts blurred

Is there *anything* that Bloomberg says that is *not* a calculated lie?

"Things that make me want to sanitize my brain by dunking my head in a bucket of iodine:"

Gates Once Tried to Ban Netanyahu From White House

Syria Crisis: Iran Cannot Go to Geneva for Peace Talks--US

Barack Obama has a weed problem

Is Lt. Gov. Guadagno -- like Mayor Zimmer -- willing to take lie detector & testify under oath?

Key question: What does Zimmer have to gain? What does Guadagno have to lose?

Why the Mass Media refuses to let Americans CELEBRATE the spirit of the Olympics by fearmongering

President Obama: I wouldn't let my son play pro football

Judge rejects forced ultrasounds in N.C.

The (mostly) forgotten MLK Assassination Conspiracy Trial

Amazing Video: Thai government terrorist captured on tape throwing grenade.

Wendy Davis is now having her roles as wife and mother questioned.

Study: Nearly one-third of localities call for end to nuclear power

What? Where? When? (PHOTO)

Teaching ...

Goofy Goober Rock

The stuff that Christie did...

If Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno has been under investigation for pension fraud.....

Was Seattle Seahawak ,Richard Sherman over the top?

The Martin Luther King You Don't See on TV

Syrian Invitation to Iran Prompts Rebels to Suspend Talks

Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. - April 4, 1967 - Beyond Vietnam: A Time To Break Silence [Full Speech]

North Carolina's Congressional delegation has become just a bit more unfair

Uncanny resemblance?

Top N.J. Assembly Republican wants Legislature to call off Christie investigation

Religion, Spirituality, and Mental Health

Trust in Governments Slides to Record Low Amid U.S. Spy Programs

MLK, Victim Of The Surveillance State

Israel’s Herzog Doubts Netanyahu’s Commitment to Peace

Cartoon: A Typical Day

Munchie Bowl

Sunrise, in stages!

Obama Says Race May Blunt Poll Standing in Interview

In a City on Okinawa, Mayor’s Re-election Deals a Blow to Marine Base Relocation Plan

NJ Lt. Gov. Guadagno lets slip that Hoboken mayor is right

Stevie Wonder's BIG BROTHER

Trending on Twitter: #MoreFakeThanWendyDavis

NJ Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno Incident: 'This Was Way This Administration Worked: To Smear and Bully'

Three-Piece Suits, Breakfast Meetings, and Overwork

India installed over 1GW of grid solar in 2013

Cross post from GD.

Rare recording of MLK talking about JFK

Who is redacting the redacted portions of the released Christie admin emails/texts?

Obama Will Reform the NSA Just Like He Closed Gitmo

Poll: Younger Christians less supportive of the death penalty

Poll: Younger Christians less supportive of the death penalty

Again, an observation.

Now begins tha annual waiting game - I file my 1040 the day i have all the documents

Why Governor Chris Christie and His Aides Belong in Handcuffs


Turkish Antinuclear Alliance calls for scrapping the nuclear agreement with Japan

The French language edition of Elle magazine will be interviewing me today about Hillary Clinton

Happy MLK Day may you be with family on this day...

Second Democrat to enter race for Congress in Kansas 3rd District

Dumb Cops: Fired NY Officers Were Caught Having Sex In Posh Hamptons Home

Doubts Raised Over ID Of Target Malware Author

Remember, Christie's people HAVE TO DENY at this point...

I remember the day King died

Faux "news" is PO'd about Iran not going to war with US...

ESPN poll - If Manning wins another Super Bowl, where will he rank among the best QBs of all time?

A noun, a verb and Benghazi

Nasa Says Mars Mystery Rock That ‘Appeared’ From Nowhere Is ‘Like Nothing We’ve Seen Before’


Christie sued for defamation 90's over false accusation.

5 Reasons The GOP Might Be Screwed in 2014

Joe and Mika attack Zimmer on MSNBC

Chris Christie Says He's 'Readier' To Be President Now

Dallas Buyers Club

The Massive Under-Reported North Dakota Fracked Gas Train Explosion - Steve Horn Discusses

Munchie Bowl

(Super Bowl question) Why do we spend so much money on kids' games?

Putin's PR Contradicts Reality

Opposition research on Wendy Davis is being released

Several Of Obama's Key Surveillance Changes Are Hampered By Legal, Logistics Complications

Hello World! Comet-Chasing Space Probe Wakes From Hibernation, Sends Signal Back To Earth

Seahawks fans throw popcorn at injured NaVarro Bowman as he's carted off the field..

The case for Sister Megan Rice; recommended sentence is 5 yrs, 10 mos to 7 years, 3 mos

"Art" Films...

Does anyone know the best way to protect an elderly mother with memory issues

Judge: Feds Don't Have To Disclose Use Of Expanded US Surveillance In Chicago Terrorism Case

Republican Image Still Muddled One Year After Suggestions For Change

Warships part of U.S. contingency plan for Sochi Olympics

ADAC admits making up car award votes

Heroin gains a deadly foothold in Vermont

I think I lost my D drive in my 2007 Office Word Program

"Some Folks Don't Like The Idea of A Black President" - President Obama

Woman, 28, posts YouTube video saying teacher molested her

Jimmy LaSalvia, Former GOProud Founder, On Republican Party's 'Cultural Disease,' Aaron Schock

Christie Vetoed Sandy Oversight Bill, Created Gulliani Inspired "Integrity Monitors" - Star/Ledger

Analysis: The Palestinian Capitalists that have gone too far

Fringe Factor: Gun Raffle Honors MLK, Lincoln

My two fur babies...

U.S., China, Russia, Brazil, India, Germany & the UK have been responsible for 63% Of Emissions

Heroes and Villains

Pope Francis' new Spanish cardinal brands homosexuality a 'defect' that can be cured

Sarah Palin Is Not Fit To Mention MLK's Name & Much Less Fit To Offer Advice On Race

One of Bush*'s first acts as President was to use an Executive Order overturning an

USTR Michael Froman Refuses To Show Up For Senate Hearing On TTP Fast Track

7 Ways to Be Sure You Are a Martin Luther King Jr. Kind of Christian

At least 10 injured, others trapped after possible Omaha plant explosion



Rosetta comet-chaser phones home

85 richest people own as much as bottom half of population, report says

DUers in Detroit: "Batman vs Superman" now hiring production crew for Detroit area

The Super Bowl is being held in New Jersey this year.

Elites embrace the “do what you love” mantra. But it devalues work and hurts workers.

Forceful VP Biden MLK Day speech : Protect Voting Rights for Civil Rights

forgot the husband's birthday but not feeling so bad about it

Humanity Is Becoming Increasingly Less Violent, with One Exception -- Religious Violence

Newpaper archive sites - Genealogy Bank

Just reported on MSNBC - Iranian sanctions are now starting to be lifted

Poll: Most Americans now oppose the NSA program

Aztec Basketball ranked 7th

Putin is a thug but I wish his government the best of luck pulling off a safe winter olympics

Freedomworks (for whites only) Goes Full-Tilt Secessionist

Pope Francis, drug warrior!...

Gov’t Used Surveillance of MLK in Bid to Destroy Him: Now They Want Us to Just Trust Them

Rep. Louie Gohmert: I’m no prophet but Netanyahu could be the next King David

SPECIAL: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in His Own Words

The key allegation is not that Sandy funding was withheld

The Hunting of the President (2004)

Florida medical marijuana campaign says it has signatures for ballot

Richard Hofstadter’s “The Paranoid Style in American Politics” (1964)

Nigerian scammers change with the times

NY Times OpEd: Fifty States of Fear

Ken Burns making documentary series on Country Music...

Great Caesar, Don't Ask Me Why

Gregory Crawford's Weekly Rant! -- Jan. 19, 2014 -- Friday News Dump

Arizona bill allows businesses to discriminate against unmarried women, non-Christians

Colbert post on MLK Day

Christie’s Image Turns More Negative (updated)

Oregon GOP group defends gun raffle to honor Lincoln and MLK with inept slavery analogy

How conservatives hijacked “colorblindness” and set civil rights back decades

Pet lovers will you send warm wishes to my cat.

GOP’s new immigration spin: If we can’t pass reform, it’s Obamacare’s fault

You know who doesn't get enough recognition? Fred Zinnemann.

Palin To Obama: Honor MLK By Not Playing The 'Race Card'

Ohio private police exempt from records law

Christie Official: Most Sandy Aid Went To Hoboken Residents, Not The City

On wealth addiction by a former wealth addict. New York Times

Man shot in subway station in Flatbush

A Love Affair with Birds - The Life of Thomas Sadler Roberts by Sue Leaf

Well Kenneth Bae has confessed to serious crimes against N. Korea

‘It’s a huge embarrassment for the West to ignore Ukraine’s neo-Nazis’

5 Things To Know About The Gun Industry's Annual Trade Show

McAuliffe seeks authority to expand Medicaid

Dang, just got the notice from Target.

Top pope ally urges Vatican doctrine chief to loosen up

Most of you have no idea what Martin Luther King actually did (short, excellent article)

Martin Luther King’s Nobel Speech Is an Often Ignored Masterpiece

The Civil War Reenactment, by Ken Burns

Hospital admissions related to chemical spill in W.Virginia doubled even after water declared safe

I don't know Dawn Zimmer from a hole inthe wall

Photo shows Quebec union boss cavorting with construction magnate in Caribbean sea

Chile's environment lawyers say they're just warming up

Who's the best quarterback to not make it to the Super Bowl?

What Do You Think Is Going On In Crispy's Cabal Behind The Scenes Now - Besided Lawyering Up?....

Crazy: Conservative Phyllis Schlafly Goes Totally Liberal

Another photo debunks another lie from team Christie

Archbishop given Trotsky treatment in Vatican photo after abuse claims

I love Alex Wagner, but not liking the new "Now" format...

The GOP's 2016 Presidential Roster Is Already Melting Down

'password' is no longer the number one password...

Police arrest protesters blocking LaGuardia airport

Beef Cake video for the Ladies

Urgent Search for 'Black Widow' Suicide Bomber, May Be Already in Sochi

Ban Ki-moon withdraws Iran's invite to Syria talks

China Also Exports Pollution to Western U.S., Study Finds

Evidence of 'industrial-scale killing' by Syria spurs call for war crimes charges

AP: U.N. withdraws invitation to Iran for Syria peace talks

Below zero temps...

Does The Today Show Talk to AM Joe Frequently?

Hoboken mayor says Guadagno 'lived up to her promise' to deny threat to withhold storm aid

How to keep fracking chemicals secret from the Public.

Arne Duncan is enacting education policies of Newt Gingrich. That is so wrong.

Paul Ryan’s Worst Nightmare Comes True as Bernie Sanders Is On The Budget Committee

A movie about haves and have nots that has met with enormous acclaim that you can't see.

Snow predictions now 6-10 inches in NYC.

Breaking news. Rush pre empted by Hockey game on first day on his new station in LA

Mission status:

So FCC can shut down the open internet. My Question:

Sarpy Outlook - Deb Davis, Deputy Chief, Sarpy County Election Commission

Noam Chomsky: The Tea Party is the ‘petit bourgeois’ face of corporate oligarchs

How many times have loved ones of mass shooters

Sarpy Outlook TV - John Kretzschmar - Role of Unions in America

Why the sum of all positive integers is -1/12

What Obama Really Meant Was ...

WSBTV: 29 Facts About Martin Luther King Jr. (Dial-up warning)


Carl Lewis: Christie Wanted Me Out of Senate Race

Gov Christie is "Readier" to be President in 2016. Silly mortals you thought he was going away ha h

Toon: Worst President in history!

Stoners Super Bowl

Breaking - Deadly explosion at animal food processing plant in Omaha

Which fan base will start doing this at games??/

Virginia Republicans Ram through Unconstitutional Redistricting Bill on Party-Line Vote

indulge me in a little correlation/causation latitude

Authorities in Sochi searching for 'black widow' suicide bomber who may have gotten past security.

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 21 January 2014

I've been thinking about MFM and those last messages. Here's mine.

more comedy gold: Sarah Palin: Obama should stop 'playing race card'

T.O. Op Ed: Why Governor Chris Christie and His Aides Belong in Handcuffs

It's back to Jeb Bush in 2016 for the Republican establishment

Haynes baked beans...... not for astronauts

Elizabeth Kolbert: How Chris Christie Wrecked the Port Authority

What is this "owner" of which you speak?

Michelle Obama—hugs and haters

Antibiotic resistance: “In some parts of the world, already we have run out of antibiotics”

Herded dolphins being slaughtered at Japan's Taiji Cove..

Charleston water system nears consistent 'nondetects' for leaked chemical

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse on Climate Change

"A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of

What is up with the poor choices for sports venues this year?

Musicians prepare to return to Minnesota Orchestra (16-month lockout has ended)

Sen. Franken leads letter raising serious concerns on Fast Track

Sochi Olympics Safety Fears Soar After Video, 'White Widow' Report

Diarrhea Dance: Learning English In Japan

Oklahoma lawmaker wants voters to pass constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage — again

Oklahoma lawmaker wants voters to pass constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage — again

Russia Criticizes Syrian Opposition's Refusal On Iran's Participation In Geneva Talks

Jay Leno is a repeat tonight but President Obama will be on his show....n/t


India Test Fires New Agni-IV Ballistic Missile

Stockman claims Cornyn “loves Obamacare” but the senator disagrees

Just finished listening to MLK's "Beyond Vietnam" at a symposium ......


Good Afternoon

Want a premium seat at inaugural CFB Playoff title game at AT&T Stadium? That'll be $1,900.

Lt. Gov Kim Guadagno's LOOPHOLE in her statement

Patriouts And Spies, From King To Snowden

Police Seek Husband in Connection With Queens Triple Homicide


SUPERBOWL...You call it

Just because