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Archives: January 7, 2014

Cold weather could limit ash borer threat

Wind power was Spain's top source of electricity in 2013

Dirtiest Coal’s Rebirth in Europe Flattens Medieval Towns

Penn Jillette will be on a celebrity cooking show on Food Network tonight

Time for this Group to return to Forum status?

Dems Close To Securing 60 Votes For Unemployment Benefits: Vote Postponed

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 7 January 2014

Found out today how really bad my new Health Insurance Policy is

So, who is getting the TV remote taken away

Polar Vortex Causes Hundreds of Injuries as People Making Snide Remarks About Climate Change Are Pun

Special Election in Virginia!

View of the current Polar Vortex on a temperature anomaly map

"I will deny you, baby, I will deny you..."

Toyota Is Going to Sell a Hydrogen Car Globally in 2015

GOP Sen. Candidate’s Modest Proposal: Move the Capital from D.C. to Nebraska

This packers fan should try rooting for the jets for 20+ years

Flame away... It's Juan-uary!

Prayer from today's homily during Daily Mass by Father Wade on EWTN:

Sun Dogs Barking In Chicago - scroll down half a page.

China destroys 6 metric tons of seized ivory today!

One positive from the Iraqi militant insurgency is it's good for business...

Have you notice they are reporting wind chills as if they were real temperatures.

Prayer for today:

The NLRB's Notice Posting Rule

Former ALEC tactician Robert King among finalists for UW System presidency

Close the Door to Cancer

New Limbaugh station former Progressive talk in Los Angeles removes the ability to leave comments

The 2014 elections and voting demographics: promise and peril

49ers/Packers playoff game scores massive record ratings

Eight Bells Folly: Memorial to Hart Crane

Damn I hate having to wear a sweater

Update on Leftcoast2020

This StopRush Ad response will make your day.

A Resisted Pill to Prevent H.I.V. - NY Times

Obituaries - just for the well-to-do?

I'm curious. Who has read Thomas Kuhn's book about science,

ENENEWS Update 01-06-14

CNN/ORC Poll: In Major Turnaround from Past, Majority of Americans Support Legalizing Marijuana

Minnesota Cold (Part 4) Blowing Frozen Bubbles


Why we should re-elect Stephen Harper: Gwyn

Conservatives stage ‘uprising’ demanding sheriffs ‘take back’ Utah from ‘homosexuals’

Megalodon Giant Shark - Nature Dinosaur Documentary HD

Climate change protester tells how he got onstage today with Canadian PM

Secrets Of The Ku Klux Klan - History Documentary

Beware oh Kohl's!

Gregory Crawford's Weekly Rant! -- Jan. 3, 2014 -- Correction

Texas health advisers blast new proposed rules

Eric Cantor gets a credible primary opponent on his right.

Texas health advisers blast new proposed rules

Dutch team leaves Israeli player behind

Even the Right Wing National Review Supports Marijuana Legalization

Nuclear plants do not shut down coal plants

Snowden has more U.S.-Israel secrets to expose: Greenwald

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Best of Malloy! & a new Kitteh gif

The PhD Now Comes With Food Stamps

Obamacare and Prescription drugs in FL

Found Some Interesting Poll Data

"Millennials and Boomers Are On the Same Side of the Retirement Fight!"

Target Decides Plus-Size And Pregnant Are The Same Thing

Who's war chant grates on you more?

Finally! A correct forecast!

Guaranteed work?

The Trans Pacific Partnership: Race to the Finish or Long Slog Ahead

Instead of complaining about it, grok its beauty.

Pelosi: Snowden should 'come back and face the music'

Most dangerous temps in decades push across US

Gay Marriage suit filed in AZ!

All this "Woo" is very distracting and another way to divide us.

Roberts refuses to grant Obamacare emergency stay

So...the cops are after someone on my street...

Weed is woo too

Is this the rudest thank-you ever?!1

Hey... the only Woo I care about is...

How ugly do YOU find the Republican claims that jobless benefits are a kind of addiction?

Money laundering, Koch style

Koch-backed political coalition, designed to shield donors, raised $400 million in 2012

Six million lost coverage on first day of Bush Medicare drug program

Woo? What about Woo Woo?

Mike Brown wanted Colin Kaepernick over Andy Dalton

Tell us about your previous life

Pups like a snow day.

Money laundering, Koch style

Girl SHREDS Voodoo Child on a Korean? instrument

Israeli forces detain Palestinian journalist near Ramallah

Jameis Winston to Texas Rangers?

Online charter school, K12, got 730.8 million from taxpayers in 2013. Teacher speaks out.

Israel issues demolition orders for East Jerusalem buildings

Hope isn’t dead

You know, I give up on the Woo War thing.

10 signs for spotting a Sochi-opath

Amsterdam alcoholics paid in beer for collecting litter...

SNL adds Sasheer Zamata!

What is our military defending anyway?

It's MINUS 11 out there right now

Amazing That So Many Seniors Still GOP After Being Screwed All These Years.

Who Are the Real Obamacare Hypocrites?

Liar LIAR(Creep Alert)

Moral Mondays Come to Georgia - Bill Moyers

Anti-gay Dallas Councilman says God’s law prohibits gay marriage, tells me to read Bible (w/ video)

Anti-gay Dallas Councilman says God’s law prohibits gay marriage, tells me to read Bible (w/ video)

Depressed Republican Pollster Hides In His Mansion

New Lounge Rule - You must come in LIKE A WRECKINGBALL

"From Nixon to Paul Ryan: How right-wing radicals deceive America"

Ain’t I a Person

This storm has cost the life of a very good young man.

Toyota bumps up hydrogen-powered car in US to 2015

As Cohabitation Gains Favor, Shotgun Weddings Fade

UK study finds breed stereotyping in dogs is similar to racial stereotyping of people

Sweat shop

Meditation 'works just as well as anti-depressants'

How cold is it?

Scientific knowledge is something to be sought out

hate to keep hitting you guys up like this

Man Posts Photo of Himself Parenting. Internet Outrage Ensues.

Five Economic Reforms Millennials Should Be Fighting For

Exceptional stupidity (and sadly from somebody from a Democratic administration)

Desmond Tutu Takes Stand on Animal Welfare

Dear Donald Trump: Winter does not disprove global warming

The Day After Tomorrow - could it be happening right now?

How Do Infants Understand and React to Music? – UT Professor Investigates

Who's life do you envy the most?...

Forum for Candidates for Democratic Party Chair, January 5, 2014

Know Your Rights - An Infographic

How much is one bitcoin worth?

It's so damn cold outside

Why "passed" or "passed on" or "lost"?

Principal stopped school’s shaming free lunch kids with hand stamps, says it got her fired

Special Election for the State Senate's Control

That BCS final was pretty incredible.

Stewart Rips Fox on Global Warming: 'Your F*cking Opinion' Is Not as Valid as Scientific Fact!

NFL has concerns about Esquire Network's 'Friday Night Tykes' series

States Confirm Hundreds Of Water Contamination Cases From Fracking, Drilling

20 minutes on the patio and my beer is slushy

Pay the rent

Since no one has mentioned this today . . .

G'night y'all

Bloggers say Obamacare coding system could usher in beheadings

Lets pay the rent...

The Stranger on "Global Warming"..

My Daddy had a stroke today, and he most probably won't make it...

Bit into my bacon burrito only to discover it was a bean burrito and I was like...

Country of 47 people has highest density of sex offenders per capita in the world...

Jahi McMath: Family says brain-dead teen's body may be too deteriorated to save

From the Desk of Eric Cantor-January House Agenda..

How to Remove a Tongue Stuck on Frozen Metal

Fort Worth Star-Telegram admits report on ACA left out key information

The Tea Party Anthem

FBI Drops Law Enforcement as 'Primary' Mission

The Nation: US Must Work with Iran to Stabilize Both Iraq and Syria

Robert Parry: Forgetting Why al-Qaeda Spread

Sexting common, linked to sex among high-risk youth

Snow survey finds California's snowpack drastically low for this stage of winter

The Worldwide Campaign To Knit Sweaters For Penguins

If people evolved from monkeys, then why are there still monkeys around?

Metatdata could have prevented 9/11? Bullshit

What's It Like Being An Unmarried Woman Over 30? Looks Pretty Cool To Me.

Brazil moves to evict invaders from Amazon's Awa lands

Honduras and the dirty war fuelled by the west's drive for clean energy

Honduras and the dirty war fuelled by the west's drive for clean energy

Faint praise, bad faith and disinformation– Western pundits, the IMF and Nicaragua

Amazing Time Lapse of Atacama's Star-Filled Sky: Video

London Homesick Blues

Another family learns that the Police aren't going to help with the Mentally Ill.


Ann Coulter calls Mellisa Harris Perry a TOKEN black on MSNBC

Empire State gun owners bracing for Cuomo’s confiscation scheme

Religious Right Leaders Meet to Plot Big-Money Blitz For 2014 Elections

Readers outraged over San Angelo newspaper’s coverage of gay former mayor’s wedding in Mexico

Senior Gambling Addiction Rates Soaring in America, Driven by Corporate Greed, Bad Govt. Policy

:grumble: ::broken furnace:: :grumble:

After A Year Of Gun Violence, Mass Shootings, Let’s Pledge This One To Peace

Parenting Through Chronic Physical Pain

5 families to be treated for carbon monoxide poisoning

How the NSA Threatens National Security

'Erik Rush: Government Officials Should be "Hanging from D.C. Like Fruit"'

Satellite view of the Polar Vortex and a photo of the Empire moving in with it:

Will the World Grow More Authoritarian in 2014?

Peter Sellers Performs The Beatles “A Hard Day’s Night” in Shakespearean Voice i

Will Elizabeth Warren Oppose Obama's Pick for Banking Watchdog?

A Bridge of Boats across Frozen Tigris River, Mosul, 1903

Epic StopRush Response

The Failure of the Trillion Dollar National Security State

Ready ... aim ... point ... talk

Damn military RETIREES pensions were cut in the budget agreement by 1 percent

'Sticky balls' may stop cancer spreading

You want radfem? I'll show you radfem.

Antarctic ships escape from ice trap as weather changes

Do Fast Track and TPP Have Momentum?

Chris Hedges | The Last Gasp of American Democracy

Exposing Public Wickedness Is More American Than Apple Pie by Robert Scheer

Study: Polarization and Gridlock Work Well for the Wealthiest Americans

I get it now why yall northerners have heated car seats to warm your buns.

By Pushing the TPP, Obama Is Repeating the Mistakes of NAFTA

Some Bullshit just Broke on the TV news this morning

John Nichols: Darrell Issa's cynical attack puts veterans in cross hairs

Woo is Me! The Traditional DU Salute:

Study: Polarization and Gridlock Work Well for the Wealthiest Americans

FBI Burglars Come Forward, 43 Years Later

9/11 disability scanners should have incorporated in order to escape prosecution.

Investigation Confirms Widespread Fears about Fracking

From Virginia, More Evidence Republicans Are the Anti-Science, Pro-Theocracy Party

CIA Lawyer: Stopping Torture 'Would Have Been Easy,' But I Approved It Anyway

The boy’s cries — “He’s sucking on her toes!”

Detroit police chief: Legal gun owners can deter crime

Dog rescued from Bay

L.A. County Sheriff Lee Baca plans to retire, sources say

Emergency supplies in case of car breakdown in cold weather. What say you, Duer's in cold states?

Pentagon puts Hellfire missile deliveries to Iraq on fast track

The Plight of the Roma: Europe's Unwanted People

Thousands of people climb the world’s most dangerous path to end up at a teahouse.

Executives spared in JPMorgan's $2 billion Madoff deal: sources

Zora Neale Hurston on Google Today!

Japan Wants To Build A 'Super' Train Running From Baltimore To Washington DC In 15 Minutes

Police union posts video of adults exchanging profanities, sexual comments with diaper-clad boy

GOP Senator: Obama 'Doesn't Normally Like Calling Us'

I think this might be my new theme song

McCain Talks 2016 Picks, Cheney Drop-Out

GOP’s “sense of disdain”: Senator behind unemployment benefits bill sounds off

Healthcare Writer Sneezes At Star-Telegram Obamacare Story

The Three Card Monte of Generational Warfare

A look back to the sexism that prevented women from becoming astronauts

Proof that cats are dumb assholes

actress and former Miss Venezuela and husband murdered (Spanish)

Tuesday Toon Roundup 1- Cold enough for ya?

Tuesday Toon Roundup 2- The Cold-Hearted Party

Tuesday Toon Roundup 3- Weed

Sweat shop

Tuesday Toon Roundup 4- The Rest

Grayson's wife files for divorce.

Colombia once again ranked happiest country in the world: survey

We got "the letter" from our insurance company today...


Rachel Maddow is getting her lesbian matriarchy all over your teevee screen

Lindsey Vonn will not compete in Sochi Olympics

‘Amateur paleontologist’ Newt Gingrich says a hotter planet may be just fine

Best Reason to have Netflix Streaming is coming back on Valentines Day....

These ACA numbers need some unskewing

Colombia once again ranked happiest country in the world: survey

California is dangerously short on snow

Get my new chair tomorrow

Senator Sanders comments on Snowden

3 Amtrak Trains With Hundreds of Passengers Stranded Since Monday

Niners coach Jim Harbaugh needs help to "feel like a man"

Amen Brother - Vietnam Vet. Goes After Duck Dynasty Products, VA Canteen Complies

Marshawn Lynch Grateful Seahawks Fans are some of the Dumbest...

Liz Cheney-Mostly-'She Miscalculated The ° Her Father's Popularity Was Transferable To Her Own Race'

80 From N.Y. Police and Fire Forces Are Charged in Social Security Fraud

NASA and Smithsonian to Host 10 Year Anniversary Events for Mars Rovers

How did I miss the Satanists in Oklahoma City yesterday...

Oh please, don't make me gag......turtle man talking about the poor not making it in this economy??

Utah Man on Hunger Strike to Halt Gay Marriage

NFL Player Chris Kluwe: I Was Fired for Supporting Gay Rights

Big Vibes for California Peggy's Shoulder Surgery Today.

If you walk around in shorts during the artic vortex, then you should pay a $250 fine.

Syria chemical weapons: First consignment leaves Latakia



Damn this polar vortex!

Day in the life of a Crab net

Fact-Check: Rand Paul's Obamacare Story Doesn't Ring True

The Pouter Toolbox

Jeopardy Contestants Stumped by Megyn Kelly’s Existence

Google Doodle Honors Zora Neale Hurston, Black Cultural Giant

Evander Holyfield, BIGOT

California Democrats to push for free preschool

Twitterbomb at noon Tuesday EST to urge Congress to continue UI

Behind the fences of the Smithsonian's African American museum (Video)

The GOP Plan to Help the Poor Is Only Missing All of Its Details

Statement from Sen. Warren on Janet Yellen's Nomination

Afrofuturism: where space, pyramids and politics collide

Pope set to name cardinals to reflect his vision of the Church

Smithsonian, Broward library seek African-American artifacts in S. Florida

Fact Sheet: The State of African American Women in the United States

Another Day, Another Phony Partisan Group: the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons

First African-American state trooper in Louisiana honored

What the unfortunate '12 Years a Slave' posters say about Hollywood

Bill de Blasio, New York’s new ‘spiritual but not religious’ mayor

Omaha police association labels video of diapered black toddler ‘The Thug Cycle’

Israel casts doubt on nine-month target for Palestinian deal

Butternut Squash Soup

Today's Cold Weather Cartoons

White supremacy wins again: Melissa Harris Perry and the racial false equivalence

On this day, 06 January, in African-American history

Racism May Accelerate Aging in African American Men

Syrian Qaeda branch urges truce to halt rebel infighting

Proving our progress is Strong

Looks like UI ( Unemployment Insurance extension ) is going to pass the Senate..

'Saturday Night Live' Adds First African-American Female in Five Years

Syrians have decided Assad should run in elections: minister

Earth's Weather and Climate Glossary Helps Explain climate.

Pew Poll: In New Year, Half Are Looking Forward to Midterm Elections (moreso R's than D's)

Senate Votes to Advance Bill on Extension of Unemployment Benefits

Noam Chomsky: The drug war is the latest manifestation of a centuries-old ‘race war’

New York Film Critics Circle Awards: Steve McQueen Heckled By Film Critic

Noam Chomsky: The drug war is the latest manifestation of a centuries-old ‘race war’

Viking politics continues in Central Florida.

Afghan girl claims brother sent her to attack

Penn State Pedophile Seeks Pension While in State Pen

Nov. U.S. trade deficit falls 12.9% on record-high exports

Former General who wants to "overthrow" Obama...

Italian babies can take mum's name: EU court

High-Speed Train in California Is Caught in a Political Storm

Angry Dennis Rodman defends North Korea basketball game

(Sweden) Homeless man ordered to pay TV license fee

I Have a Dream: That People Will View a Picture Like This and Not Think It’s a Big Deal

She thinks my bib overalls are sexy.

Good News! New bullet expands itself into four connected parts to kill better

Mondragón closing some co-ops, others at risk of closure

What Truly Matters

9/11 disabilty fraud scheme crackdown nets dozens of arrests

Hey North Korea, keep Rodman.

British Rail takes on the snow of 1962-1963.

Mayor, Union Leaders Vow to Pass Tax For Universal Pre-K

Daughter called from Miss. - her neighbor has frozen pipes

Burglars Who Took On F.B.I. Abandon Shadows

Why Our Debate About Surveillance Doesn't Go Far Enough

50 years ago-

Pic Of The Moment: Oh, So NOW Republicans Are Concerned About The Cost Of "Government Waste"?

James Caraville and Mary Matlin are making the rounds on several shows today

I wish to commend hrmjustin for his good work in a contentious setting.

Tom Tomorrow = Mister Republican Man

Robin Simcox on Why Terrorists Can’t Always Be Prosecuted

Smithfield Pork Eliminating Pig Gestation Crate Use by All Contractors, Humane Society

Fake Jerry Jones - end of season - Jerry tries to fire Jerry

The Racial Injustice Of The Drug War

AJ McCarron's Mom Wasn't a Big Fan of Jameis Winston's Postgame Speech

Deutsche Bank predicts second solar “gold-rush”

Behbeh Ocelot!

Local news crew reporting from the road 'slow traffic day' #Ion

President Obama takes on Rand Paul: The idea that UI benefits does Americans a "disservice"

Let's be honest about (one reason) unemployment remains high in the US:

Obama: 'We've Got The Mom Of 2 Of Our Troops Wearing A Coat INSIDE Of Her Home-We've Got A Problem'

1 In 5 Americans With Mental Illness, National Survey

3 Reasons Germans are Going Renewable 'At All Costs'

Eye Reflections Could Catch Crooks

The last time I searched for a job my expenditures for just that purpose, while on UI mind you,

Monica Spear Dead: Former Miss Venezuela Killed In Attempted Robbery

UK storms: Before and after

Sorry to jump on the band-woo-gan, but what's with "FDA-approved homeopathic medicines?"

Dennis Rodman is a total asshole...

New books centers on "Buffalo Soldiers", runaway slaves recruited in US southwest

Incorrect expressions and phrases as illustrated with cake:

Question re: traffic ticket

5 Questions with Tanaya Winder of the Reach The Rez Campaign

The astonishing evil that is the female orgasm.

Cop Allegedly Said ‘We Don’t Have Time For This’ Before Shooting Schizophrenic Teen To Death

I got an unexpected day off

Wife beater Turns Abuse into Campaign plus

Jet stream

Cyberbullying Drove The Maryville Rape Victim To Attempt Suicide This Weekend

"Brain Dead" has become a rather loaded term

Only Obama can enact the sh!t GOP ideas that the public just rejected. Austerity now. Insanity later

Why Women Aren’t Welcome on the Internet

Woman here in -15 degrees Wisconsin leaves two kids in car...

Why Women Aren’t Welcome on the Internet

It's so cold I think I just farted a snowflake

Get rid of Affordable Care Act's family glitch without Congress by calling this number!!

Anyone here a fan of Cake Wrecks?

Conservatives Don’t Want To Talk About Income Inequality. That’s Why We Should.

White House Shuns Dennis Rodman After North Korea Outburst

Fired Pastor Ryan Bell Receives Staggering Donations From Atheist Community

Conor Oberst calls online rape allegations ‘flagrant… absolutely, unequivocally false’

Rick Perry Violates Legislative Intent With Overreach And Overregulation of Texas' ACA Navigators

Why Women Aren’t Welcome on the Internet

Rick Perry Violates Legislative Intent With Overreach And Overregulation of Texas' ACA Navigators

Something they don't tell you in the business classes at college.

Ancient coastline crumbles into the sea as storms continue. w pics

Charter cities in Honduras?

Climate, Jetstream, and Polar Vortex

This is the Healthiest Water to Drink

The Rude Pundit: Australia Would Like You To Shove Your Climate Change Denial Up Your Ignorant Arse

2 Degrees.

Wikileaks Documents Reveal Just How Toxic Rush Limbaugh Is

NSFW: I'm not sure if this about the gender wars or porn or cable tv...but it's funny.

15 degrees outside. Cats don't give a shit.

Bennett: We will not sit in a government that accepts agreement based on 1967 lines

The Most Closed Congress in History

Montana judge, blasted for 1-month rape sentence, to retire: official

Guatemala grapples with opium boom

Dutch break with EU to open political dialogue with Cuba

How Louis C.K. helps the domestic workers’ movement by showing that parenting is work

Senate Roll Vote On: Unemployment Benefits

Jewish settlers caught and beaten after trespassing in Palestinian village

Orac wants you to join the Society for Science-Based Medicine

First Rodman says it's just about basketball then turns around and says his actions will open doors

"Three things I learned from the Snowden files" (Freedom or Privacy)--Jay Rosen

Cornyn: Talks of inequality are to avoid talking of Obamacare.

Obama Lost Faith in His Afghan Strategy, Memoir Asserts.

Fine, let's allow defendants to use woo defense and be proven innocent.

Good News On Licence Plate Readers In Massachusetts - ACLU's Kade Crockford Discusses

RNC Launches Ad Campaign Targeting Obamacare Supporters

Nations come knocking on Uruguay’s door to buy cannabis

Nations come knocking on Uruguay’s door to buy cannabis

Boehner Angles To Quash Jobless Benefits After Favorable Senate Vote

Thank you Mr & Mrs Raines-The Secret Burglary That Exposed J. Edgar Hoover's FBI

Mississippi Senate Tea Party Challenger: 'Hip-Hop' To Blame For Gun Violence

What A Difference! 30 or 40 Years Ago, We Were ALL Americans!

If you guys are stuck inside, you might as well do something useful...

Far right goes off the deep end.

CNN: Because Somewhere A Dog Is Barking

Out of self-interest, Hillary Should...

Teachers evicted from from the Monumento del Revolucion in Mex City last night

Carolina blue sky and moon

ACA ‘horror stories’ keep crumbling

Terrorbucks for Rethugs and DINO's Oh My!

Listening To Senate Debate On The Re-Establishment Of Unemployment Benefits.....

Chris Kluwe looks set to file a suit against the NFL/Vikings.

What's for Dinner ~ Tuesday ~ January 7th

When you get it...

Driving PSA's that I wish got more air time.

The gun nuts lose again

The Three Hour Orgasm???

Get ready for this week's "scandal": "Snack Gate"

Don't Think Twice - Space Age Sacrifice

Big car companies are compiling big data on you through your car's onboard navigation system

Did The 60 Minutes Benghazi Hoaxer Also Lie About His Rank?

Prof eyes Eric Cantor primary challenge

Robert Gates, former defense secretary, offers harsh critique of Obama’s leadership in ‘Duty’

Salt Lake City joins Phoenix in ending veteran homelessness

I blame Disney and their Drattable Marketing Team.

American oil companies call for end to export ban

I used to think being an editor would be a cool job.

In Defense of the Student Who Wanted to Hand Out Candy Canes with Biblical Messages on Them

10 offensively terrible dating tips from the religious right

To all the nitwits who think Global Warming is fake because it’s cold at their house:

Cat Races Are Boring

good news and bad news about global inequality

2nd gay worker at Catholic school to marry

I like coming across wild life on my way to work.

Fifty US senators line up behind new Iran sanctions bill

Leading U.S. Progressive Organizations

ACA: Ups and downs

Thom Hartmann: Who are the REAL Obamacare Hypocrites?

What Is The Polar Vortex And Why Is It Doing This To Us?

UPDATED 2 x: Gates issues harsh critique of Obama in memoir


Final Associated Press Top 25 Poll

It's time for me to leave the office for the day

Fear of Inflation is how they keep us in line. (Worse than fear of terrorism)

I've been under the weather, but where the hell did 'woo' come from?

4 ways Americans are being cheated out of their retirement funds

Wanna Bet You Never Saw Marijuana Legalization Explained Like This (VIDEO)

86 Percent of Americans Think the Government Should Fight Poverty

Dennis Rodman lashes out at CNN's Chris Cuomo on Kenneth Bae question

Good news/bad news for Wednesday.

Dodgers sticking with Mattingly; extend contract

Al From recounts rebuilding of Democratic Party/AP

Could the State Dept keep Jim Garrow out of the United States?

I Don't Know Much ~ Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville

American mom wants European M&Ms

Does anyone have any experience with keywords?

"Democracy needs whistleblowers. That's why I broke into the FBI in 1971." Like Snowden, we broke

"American Jihad 2014--The New Fundamentalists" --Tom Engelhardt

Public speaking is difficult see Michael Bay

"Worldwide Wave of Action"

More than 50 dogs rescued from Oswego County puppy mill, SPCA seeks donations and adoptions

You gotta be kidding: Jerry Sandusky seeks reinstatement of pension

UK: Two guilty over abusive tweets to Caroline Criado-Perez

Impatient cops allegedly shoot mentally ill NC teen: 'We don't have time for this'

Census Bureau Reports Almost One in Three Americans Were Poor at Least Two Months from 2009 to 2011

Idris Elba as James Bond

Initiative to ban guns from public college campuses moves forward

DR Congo's Lubumbashi hit by fighting

Velveeta shortage threatens to make the Super Bowl less cheesy

Four dead in US military helicopter crash in Norfolk (UK)

(NAS) Health Impact Assessment of Shale Gas Extraction: Workshop Summary (2014)

If they don't repeal Obamacare by July of this year, they'll never repeal Obamacare

Woo threads.

Can anyone provide any hints on with Illinois?

CaliforniaPeggy is doing fine.

Workers force Walmart contractor to shut down its frigid Hammond, IN warehouse during cold spell

What happened with this? Sequester Cuts 300,000 from Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program?

Today a jury hid my OP about the Pacific Oscillation Cloud Theory. The alerter did not read

Spain's Princess Cristina told to appear in court for tax fraud, money laundering

Right wing hypocrisy exposed in one question.

Kathleen Peters, Bill Young wannnabee

Greenwald: 4 points about the 1971 FBI break-in

Paul Broun (R-GA), another total moron

Satanists unveil monument proposed at Oklahoma Capital

Mazel tov, Lily Tomlin!

Pastafarian Sworn Into Office Wearing A Colander

Toyota Unveils Zero-Emissions Hydrogen Fuel-Cell ‘Car Of The Future’ For Sale Next Year

A real ACA horror story that will never crumble.

Judge: Paterno family lawsuit vs. NCAA can go on

Jerry Sandusky testifies in attempt to keep collecting $4,900-a-month pension

GOP is losing on unemployment insurance — and running scared

Israel minister: Peace talks deadline may be extended

Australia Would Like You To Shove Your Climate Change Denial Up Your Ignorant Arse

Parents pushing for legal marijuana in Georgia

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 8 January 2014

What do they mean just started

Super-sensitive Camera Captures a Direct Image of an Exoplanet

Before there was Hawaii Five-0, there was Hawaiian Eye!

Congratulations! Lily Tomlin and Jane Wagner Wed!

Federal judges question whether Texas abortion law has forced clinics to close

Hello from Central Illinois

Damn, it's so cold---

I'm tired of...

Fort Worth Star-Telegram editor apologizes for deceptive anti-Obamacare story

Stunning photos of ice-encrusted lighthouses in Michigan

Police chief: Options limited in response to union's 'thuggery' video post

PS4 vs. XB1: 2013 Sales Figures Announced

America's Share of the Climate Crisis

Just got back from my Caribbean Cruise. Ask me anything...


Super-sensitive Camera Captures a Direct Image of an Exoplanet

"DEMOCRACY NOW! Amy Goodman has a Blockbuster Show Today! Check it Out....

45 Year Old Who Appeared On "My Strange Addiction" Wants QQQ Size Breasts

Dying Man's Wish Of Driving Around A Krispy Kreme Truck Fullfilled