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Archives: April 25, 2014

I miss the TV show Northern Exposure

One in ten U.S. bridges in urgent need of repair: report

So what's next for the Robert's Supreme Corporation of the United States?

This confused chick shows up at the Omaha Police Dept HQ and we took pix

Had Bundy been more media savvy, as one RWer wished,

Wayne Township (West Indy) Pancake Breakfast

How to read Gabriel García Márquez

How to read Gabriel García Márquez

North Dakota finds more radioactive oil waste

April 24, 2013

Texas appeals court halts ruling in gay-divorce case

Perry's office: Don't mess with job-creating funds

Prosecutor: Baby might be alive if day care employer had spoken up

Lindsey Graham foe: Children-loving women cause divorces (Politico, not the Onion)

No more brass sales to reloading Companys.

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 25 April 2014

Americans think owning a home is better for them than it is

Is modern conservatism is doomed because it is rooted in white supremacy?

Former Rep. Joe Walsh (Tea Party) defends racist Bundy!

Pulled up some of the frickin' carpet

"Caroline Kennedy Says She Will Back Hillary Clinton in a Run for President"

Bwah-hah O'LOOFAH using Bernie GOLDDIGGER & BUNDY to gig HANNITY

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Where's Mike's Website?? & a new Kitteh gif

Anybody watch that yuk-fest of a republican "debate?"

Colorado 10-Year-Olds Caught Dealing Pot

Tiny Terrorists?

Elmo Puppeteer Kevin Clash Cleared of Sex Abuse Charges

Harper Employe

Michigan police may be closing in on serial pooper

Who is watching Rachel? She's doing an excellent history

Venezuela's supreme court prohibits protests, even peaceful ones, without permission

An Israeli comedy show's parody of peace talks.

Invitation: Nuclear Weapons and the Moral Compass - NYC April 30

These Dolphins Are Using Sea Sponges as Tools

Sonoma supervisor says his intent was wooing, not peeking

Now can the Feds arrest Cliven Bundy?

FTC Officials Back Tesla's Direct Sales Model

Resignations over reinstatement of Cindy Hill (R) as Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction

I never learned how to pick cotton. Nor tapdance. Nor birth babies. Nor spit watermelon seeds

For anyone with the slightest thought that racism doesn't have profound effect on African-Americans:

NCtomatoman: need your expertise

Petitioning Lawrence & Wishart: No Copyright for Marx Engels Collected Works

Do you know who is your county sheriff and are they elected or appointed?

In the Cold, Cold Night

I support the repeal of the Second Amendment. (nt)

Rachel, Gurrl...

I support the repeal of the Second Amendment. (nt)

Internet radio out of Whitesburg, KY

Breach of Privilege: Spying on Lawyers in the United States (National Lawyers Guild)

Neo-con mouthpiece Simon Ostrovsky released by humanitarian Pro-Russian captors

So do we really have a shot against Branstad?

Major oil and gas firm to list fracking chemicals

China set to punish web giant Sina for pornography

I wanted to share two from this evening.

Hannity 2Nite: Candace Cameron persecuted on Dancing with the Stars for being Christian.

Google senior VP and head of Google+ to leave after eight years

So I just got my MediCal card

Well, my little banty has been sitting her third clutch of eggs for 24 days now without a peep -

Reporter for FL high school paper told she can't write about medical marijuana amendment for paper.

Remember that Scene in "Blazing Saddles" where they pan down the long line of Misanthropes...

CDC: Vaccines save hundreds of thousands of lives

Probation for dad who broke 6-week-old daughter's bones in 16 places

"When you know someone individually who has benefitted from Obamacare..." Howard Dean

Cliven Bundy's Black Paradise

How to Rebrand the KKK

Possible ethics violation for Rep. Gohmert?

5 weeks

Burning Man Organizer Plans to Host Festival Across the Street from Bundy Ranch

WSJ: 'Man Camps' Gain Ground

Runoff for final slot in the April Contest. Voting is closed. Thank you.

Runoff in GD for final slot in the April contest. Voting will end mid day Friday.

Why does the FCC and Government Hate the idea of a free Internet?

McDonald's Canada CEO calls foreign worker controversy 'Bullshit'

We are Black. We are Women. We are Gay. We are People of Color.

Venezuela March inflation speeds up amid street protests

Autism Nation: America's Chemical Brain Drain

Bill Moyer's and Paul Krugman discuss Piketty's Book

"We could never give equal rights, form the EPA, operate public highways...It's not Constitutional."

Caroline Kennedy says she will support HRC if she runs for POTUS, and hopes HRC does run.

PLO condemns Israeli decision to end talks, UN envoy supports unity

"Silenced" Film Explores the Human Toll of Obama’s Crackdown on National Security Whistleblowers

Watch: Israel border police detain 6-year-old in Hebron

Dogs annoying cats with friendship

The Surprising Humor of John XXIII

Sailors caught on Navy base with fake guns

Five Hasidic Jews arrested for assaulting gay man in NYC

Tech Millionare Who Beat Girlfriend 117 Times Ducks Jail Despite Damning Video


Verizon Wireless sells out customers with creepy new tactic

Alison Lundergan Grimes Hits Mitch McConnell For Saying It's 'Not My Job' To Create Local Jobs

Exactly as I Suspected: F.B.I. used Anonymous to Conduct Cyberattacks Abroad

Bonobo builds a fire and toasts marshmallows - Monkey Planet: Preview - BBC One

More research is available on cannabis than many FDA-approved drugs

Obama Labor Department Tightens Black Lung Rules Decades In The Making

Did the Bundy 160 acre spread really just cost his Daddy $10.00 + 1.95 in fees?

Here's What Putin Didn't Tell Snowden About Russia's Spying

On a hot summer night,...

Instructions for making salad - step one:

have Google Chrome? Check out Google's incredible galaxy map

Epic Twitter Win! #myNYPD Hashtag Spreads To #myLAPD

NYPD Pays $55,000 to Arrested Videographer as Failed Twitter Campaign Continues to Expose Abuse

Judge strikes down NY limits on donations to 'super PACs'

Verizon Wireless sells out customers with creepy new tactic

TCM Schedule for Sunday April 27 - TCM Spotlight: Same Story, Same Year, Different Studio

Their Plan...

TCM Schedule for Monday April 28 - Robert Mitchum

Dear Tea Party...

"There’s Even A Gender Gap In Children’s Allowances"

Cowspiracy Indiegogo trailer

UT Professor Jeremi Suri: 'The Best Way to Think of Putin is Mussolini'

Ecuador expels all Defence Department employees in US Embassy's military group

Ecuador expels all Defence Department employees in US Embassy's military group

McDonald's Canada CEO calls foreign worker controversy 'bullshit'

Republicans Blast Nevada Rancher for Failing to Use Commonly Accepted Racial Code Words

New York Times Tries to Whitewash Publication of Faked Ukraine Photos

Describe your perfect date...

Can Mexico City's roof gardens help the metropolis shrug off its smog?

Can Mexico City's roof gardens help the metropolis shrug off its smog?

Some might call it bribery: Perry aides offered Lehmberg a job for resignation

Re: Cliven Bundy

Has anyone else seen these ads running...

10 phenomena that science cannot explain (video)

Indigenous protesters occupy remote oilfield in Peru to demand cleanup

Regulator approves more steaming at leaking oilsands site

Ukraine: Joe Biden Promotes U.S. as Fracking Missionary Force

Lately I've been thinking "global warming" is a fake.

Lender forecloses on ex-New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin's Texas home

Bundy's Bunkerville - the last sanctioned Mormon experiment with Communism

Something I read about Cliven Bundy...

CIA 'torture' methods included these 21 songs, artists


Obama Suffers Setbacks in Japan and the Mideast

El Salvador: US judge rules against SOA grad

Minor issue

Transgender people voted for the first time in El Salvador's history

Uh ...yeah . . . Chocolate Chip "Grilled" Cheese

Virgin Australia Airlines Plane Passenger Arrested in Bali After Allegedly Trying to Enter Cockpit

Net Neutrality Can Be Saved, But Only If Citizens Raise an Outcry

Virgin Plane Heading To Bali Hijacked

Funeral set for NYC inmate who died in hot cell

Doctor: Slain Minnesota teens shot multiple times

Flood watches/warnings in parts of FL, GA, SC, NC, MS, LA, AR, VT, NY, MI, WI, MN, ND and WA

Study: US manufacturers gaining competitiveness

Oldest ex-Major League Baseball player dies in Cuba aged 102

Profile: Former NFL linebacker makes career change … in Havana

Unions plan nationwide protests against Postal Service’s Staples deal

NC Judge Blocks Anti-Tenure Law

Cuba Publishes Text of Foreign Investment Law

Union demands passage of wage-theft bill

Climate Change Unites Unions and Enviros

Inmates in Oklahoma 'secrecy' row to be executed

Mike Malloy - No Gay Scoutmasters!!!

Mike Malloy - The Media As A War Drum Beater

Photography Tip: DIY Beauty Dish for under $20.00

Dutch intern reveals Amsterdam’s postwar shame

Ukrainian troops behave with restraint – and courage when faced with pro-Russian separatists.

Obama wraps up Japan visit after security pledge but no trade deal.

Fast and Loose

What Did Explorers Lewis and Clark Do When They Got Back To St. Louis?

Fern seed

What's your favorite national song?

Explosion injures several at pro-Ukraine checkpoint near Odessa

GONGA - Black SabBeth Beth Gibbons vocals

Alternative to Pap Test Is Approved by F.D.A.

this is the Church of Saint Dymphna, the Patron Saint of the Mentally Ill

Watch Mark Fiore's Hilarious Animation: Cliven Bundy's Hypocritical Home on the Range

10 Corporate Behemoths Stifling Competition and Delivering Awful Service to You

No, seriously, you actually have to look at this photo

Obama: North Korea facing further isolation

Eeyore's Birthday, Saturday tomorrow, in Austin!

Russia's Lavrov: West plotting to control Ukraine

Obama wants better data on teacher preparation programs

HANNITY 4/24/14- It's not about Bundy!!! then works Benghazi into it (9:47)

22 Crazy Right-Wing Delusions about the Absurd Cliven Bundy Stand-Off

This is justice? Probation for man who beat, tortured his baby

Bwaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah hahahahahaha Christie says he would have stopped GWB lane closures

Post Office Privatization Deal in the Works: Activists Take to the Streets

Cuban Vice President Says the Island Needs Foreign Investment for Development

Girl does some high-level networking for jobless dad — at the White House

The FCC Is About to Axe-Murder Net Neutrality -- What You Should Know

Eeyore's Birthday tomorrow Saturday, in Austin!

Russia Wants World War Three, Says Ukraine

I am heading to the hospital.

How Christian Purity Culture Enabled My Step Dad to Sexually Abuse Me

Prelude to the Deed - Osprey.

Cassetteboy’s video mashup of Tony Blair's Bloomberg speech: ‘I say lies’ - freaking perfect!

Yuck-uck-uck-uck Purity Culture - a load of B*lls

GOP Congressional candidate: Planned Parenthood "evil;" most "victims of abortion are black"

Child Accused of Fatally Shooting Brother

If oil spills in the Arctic and no one is around to clean it up, does it just stay there?

Chris Weigant: Friday Talking Points (4/20)

How a 700-page economics book surged to No. 1 on Amazon

Hannity and Bundy Go Together Like Ku and Klux

Fast-Food CEOs Make 1,200 Times as Much as One of Their Workers—and They Want to Keep it That Way

The Bundy Questions

Fighting Obama’s Deportation Policies Without Papers—and Without Fear

SKorea: We mismatched bodies from ferry disaster

If it hasn't been said here before on DU I'll say it again - Sean Hannity is a douchebag

‘Jobs vs. the Environment’: How to Counter This Divisive Big Lie

White House Fact Sheet: U.S. Crisis Support Package for Ukraine. Starting Price: $50m

Putin’s Preemptive Medal of Honor

So the financial industry in CT doesn't want any competition from the state on IRAs...

Friday TOON Roundup 1 - Stepping in the bull

Your Government Owes You a Job

Friday TOON Roundup 2 - the lazy party

Friday TOON Roundup 3 -The Rest

Marijuana use 'likely' contributed to teen's death from hypothermia

Agreement reached on deep sea mining

Republicans Are Racists? No, It’s Just All a Big Coincidence

Cliven Bundy is on CNN right now digging himself into a deeper hole

Ukraine: Separatists Seize Bus With OSCE Monitors

NEW Paterno statue planned in State College PA

Al Gore Is Not Giving Up

IMF outlines plans for multi-billion dollar aid package to Ukraine

Mc5planes cherrypicks his biggests hits of regrets, running for prez #1 (So many to choose from!1)

Break Time n/t

Life Inside the New Minimum Wage Economy

Committee approves $550M Hell’s Kitchen development

Why It’s Insanely Easy to Hack Hospital Equipment

See D.C.'s Past With Vintage Newsreels

Bundy: If People Are Offended By Me, MLK ‘Didn’t Do His Job’

Democratic Dallas County judge gives rapist probation instead of jail time

Clive Bundy was not the first to try a Tax Rebellion: The Whiskey Rebellion

Is America really “The greatest country in the world?”

New York state health advocates seek indoor e-cigarette ban

Scathing Report Finds Rocketship, School Privatization Hurt Poor Kids

Thom Hartmann: The Medicaid Red State Donut Hole is Killing People

>>> Support the Alzheimer's Accountability Act <<< E action PLEASE sign & or call !!!

Thom Hartmann: Is Portugal a New Model for Socialism?

Thom Hartmann: The Flat Earth Society has Arisen Again

Revealed: ALEC’s 2014 Attacks on the Environment

Poker faces on casino designs

Footage Shows Ghostly Figure Sweep Across Soccer Stadium

Democrats Who Move Right Lose Elections – There Is No “Center”

i respect blacks voice, here the last couple days.

A sad evening in Washington, as Palestinians celebrate unity

The Stealthy, Ugly Growth of Corporatized Medicine

Jon Stewart: Bundy Is 'Professor Of Negro Studies' At 'David Duke' University

Elizabeth Warren Wouldn’t Be 2016's Obama, But She Could Be Its John Edwards

Trying to Bring Baldwin’s Complex Voice Back to the Classroom

The SCOTUS Decision on Affirmative Action Will Do More Harm Than Good.

A Day in the Life of The Negro (according to Cliven bundy)

Cognitive dissonance will be the death of us all.

Obama: 'Pause' in peace talks might be in order

Vendor apologizes to Oklahoma board for glitches

Yurok Tribe to release condors in California

Business window stickers protest Mississippi law

George Will’s humiliating temper tantrum: Why he is a sensitive “stinkburger”

Antoinette "Mama" D'Amato dies at 99

LDS Church Sues Dating Site for Using “Mormon”

TWU Local 100, MTA agree on tentative deal

A Day in the Life of The Negro (according to Cliven bundy)

Capitalism’s war on Christianity: How a “makers vs. takers” culture poisons our ethics

RT Editor in Chief on Twitter: "Ukraine R.I.P."

Boehner concedes ACA repeal ‘isn’t the answer’

What's for Dinner, Fri., April 25

Israel's quandry

Possible GOP presidential candidates to court NRA

Feds: Clear cut bribery case against McDonnell

Feds involvement demanded as family marks 21st birthday of Ramarley Graham

Stephen Colbert sings “The Ballad of Cliven Bundy”: “His land belongs to you and me, that’s what he

Which Bundy Said It: Cliven, Al, Ted, or McGeorge? | Mother Jones (Quiz)

How Much Of The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Bill Is ACTUALLY In Place? David Dayen Discusses

GOPer Squirms On Obamacare: 'I'm Not Saying It Hasn't Worked For Some People'

Scholar behind the decline of democracy article states the decline of unions is part of the problem

Hamas optimistic that Palestinian reconciliation will stand

Rand Paul worries me.

Weaponized Cops and the Future of Freedom

Sharpton may protest Astorino's office due to housing issues

Cliven Bundy: Fox News Hasn't 'Abandoned' Me

Minneapolis mayor to wed S.D. couple challenging same-sex marriage ban

New York judge allows partial release of documents from 1971 Attica prison riot probe

Secretary of State John Kerry Attacks RT News Network as "Propaganda Bullhorn"...Russia Replies

Intra-Palestinian reconciliation: time for accountability

Paul Krugman Blog- Piketty and Pareto

Howes Caves, Albany casino proposals have local significance

Verizon Wireless sells out customers with creepy new tactic

Cliven Bundy Says If People Thought His Comments Were Racist, It’s MLK’s Fault

25 dead cats in bags found hanging from tree branches in N.Y. woods

YAY!!!! I don't agree with everything that the President does But!!

IBM and National Geographic Create the World's Smallest Magazine Cover

US starts issuing ten-year visas to Ukrainians

9 myths about Hinduism — debunked

Ungrateful Bastards

'Chameleon' Vine Discovered in Chile

Papantonio: Moonbats, Wingnuts, and Stories of the Day

Republicans Say No to CDC Gun Violence Research

Army recognizes 'Humanism' as a religious preference

Was Moreland extortive? Depends on when you ask …

Like humans, apes and crows, dolphins use tools to explore the parts others cannot reach

Golden State Warriors moving to S.F.; will finance and own new arena

Local radio host tries to do interview with relatives of friend who live in Ukraine

Idaho won’t let Navy veteran be buried with her wife

Bethlehem City Councilwoman under investigation by DA blocks DA's wife from unpaid board

Doesn't this say it all for America

PSA re: ACA, 26-year olds

GOPer Squirms On Obamacare: 'I'm Not Saying It Hasn't Worked For Some People'

Council Moving Forward With Bills to Ban Anonymous Campaign Mailers

I'm an old man, more or less. I've learned something from that, I think.

Papantonio: Georgia Gov. Signs “Guns Everywhere” Act

Virginia Christians Starve Themselves Over Gay Marriage

A Cliven Bundy/Fox news Analogy

Obesity forcing dude ranches to get bigger horses

Tornado shelters face dilemma with pet lovers

War in Ukraine is Insane. Not one dime for this idiocy. NT

Because you know you want to do this

Some Despicable Republicans Knew That Cliven Bundy Is a Racist

Here Are The Outrageous 'Lady Body Maintenance' Rules For Buffalo Bills Cheerleaders

States Are Running Out Of Excuses To Refuse To Expand Medicaid

CVS and Cliven Bundy – Two faces of Racism.

Behold Wayne LaPierre's Nightmarishly Paranoid Vision Of America

Republicans greatest praise of Ronald Reagan is that he ended the Cold War.

Abortion bill on its way to Gov. Scott

Texas Windstorm Insurance Association Proposes New Rules

Oregon poised to dump own Obamacare website, rely on

Federal Prosecutors subpoena Bridge scandal Legislative

Lauder to ‘Post’: World now knows Abbas doesn’t want peace

Rep. Ralph Hall and primary challenger John Ratcliffe to appear at Tea Party Express rally

Glyphosate toxicity study in ‘pay for play journal’ based on flawed experimental design

Man convicted in U.S. consulate slayings gets 10 life sentences

Deep sea ecosystem may take decades to recover from Deepwater Horizon spill

Ukraine crisis: West faces election nightmare

From the AP News twitter feed just now

Which NBA team is in the most trouble right now?

Conversation with a Tea Partier (Birther too!)

Bundy's Black Bodyguard: 'I Would Take A Bullet For That Man'

Police arrest a George Zimmerman wanna be

A tribute

It's the McOnomy, Stupid

Don't Fall Into The RW Framing By Calling Bundy A "Welfare" Cowboy

The Stereotype Map Of Every U.S. State — According To British People

North Korea detains American tourist for 'rash behaviour' at immigration

The Future of ‘Corporate Welfare’ in Texas after Rick Perry

Update: "Haas v Romney" Racketeering Lawsuit. Grim Reaper Coming

Farming contributes (a lot) to climate change. Can that be fixed? Scientists say it can.

Gun Rights Activists' Latest Strategy: Armed Demonstrations

Ohio woman accused of stealing toy from child's gravesite

Warhol works recovered from old Amiga disks

I Think Cliven Bundy is Crazy

Fox News’ new laughing stock: Cliven Bundy — and Stephen Colbert — will destroy Sean Hannity

Pic Of The Moment: Still Not Getting It

Ronald Reagan owns Cliven Bundy: He’s born of GOP racial and anti-government hostility

By Sheer Coincidence, Conservative Martyrs Keep Turning Out to Be Huge Racists

Admins have been curiously quiet

The best bacon on the planet is to be found in...

Boy and girl on Korean ferry drowned with life jackets tied together

Sonia Sotomayor Is a National Treasure

Supreme Court Veteran John Paul Stevens: Legalise Cannabis Across the US

'I'm going to win this case because nobody likes Comcast.'

Mitch McConnell Tells Unemployed Kentuckians It’s Not His Job To Bring Jobs to Kentucky

School Stops Serving Mountain Dew Before Tests

Three questions no reporter asked Cliven Bundy

CT high school student stabbed to death this morning

Rep. Peter King To Visit Suffolk County’s Largest Mosque

State constitutions and the right to keep and bear arms.

Central Hudson can balance burden of electricity rates, NY state Public Service Commission says

Connecticut high school girl killed in apparent prom dispute

Latest Jesus sighting: Jesus appears on a pancake on Good Friday

Ukraine : NATO military response 'almost unthinkable'.

‘Wife rape’ fatwa sparks row in Egypt

The Rude Pundit - Friday Reacharound: Rude Reader Kristina DeVries Deserves a Celebration

Sweet Georgia Brown with tractor rhythm section.

Russia's Credit Rating Cut To Just Above 'Junk'

A cynical thought on Armenian genocide, genocide in general, & politics

As if the news this week wasn't insane enough, Matt Bevin Went To A Pro-Cockfighting Rally

Cliven Bundy Is Not a "Welfare Queen"

Christiegate: SEC Now Investigating Christie

Russia fears Crimea water shortage as supply drops

Fool me once, shame on me. Fool me twice, shame on you. Fool us a 3rd time...

Pepe Escobar: "Ukraine and the Grand Chessboard"

This whole Bundy fiasco has made Republicans look so damn foolish...

Fitting Goodbye for New Orleans Philanthropist Ms. Mickey Easterling Read

RNC Spokesman Is Furious The GOP Has Been Lumped With Bundy...

"The Stories of Breece Pancake"

WTF: Student Strangled And Fatally Stabbed For Rejecting Prom Proposal

Pat Robertson: Jesus Wants You To Divorce Your Wife If She Won’t Put Out

OMFG, Terri Lynn Land's new ad is unbelievably stupid, heinous, and highly offensive to me, a woman.

The Benefits of Increasing the Minimum Wage for People of Color

"US 'Pivots', China Reaps Dividends (Obama's TPP Asian Tour) Pepe Escobar

The Bills' season is over. In April.

Why The U.S. Is Worried About A Deadly Middle Eastern Virus

This stuff really relaxes the shit out of you

Student suspended for having gun at school asks for expulsion to be reversed

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam's secret $300 million offer to VW

Ukraine crisis: Kerry accuses Russia of 'destabilisation'

Bundy say FOX hasn't abandoned him..

Cliven Bundy on The Simpsons

Minnesota marijuana arrests demonstrate racial bias

Rachel's summary of the history of white supremacism post Civil War.

World War II complicates Obama’s trip to Asia (seriously)

Koch Brothers Group Wipes Cliven Bundy Support From Social Media Accounts

Sherpa Education Donation Fund

Increase in massage parlors statewide (CA) causes crackdown by lawmakers

The Zonkey is born.

Ramp Festival, Richwood, WV

RNC Spokesman Is Furious The GOP Has Been Lumped With Bundy

Internet For the 1 Percent: New FCC Rules Strike Down Net Neutrality

I remember Paris in '49.........

Boyhood--Cool movie premise. Movie that was filmed over a 12 year course of the actor's life.

An assist, please?

Shocking auto crash PSA from New Zealand... (Trigger Warning)

Just saw this "Plane" thread

Northwestern players cast secret ballots in union vote

Should FOX give Cliven Bundy his own show?

Not-so-veiled threat to FL parents who opt out of testing.

Time Magazine names Carrie Underwood as 100 of the most influencial people. Really?

**Voting Closed for April Contest** Thank you very much. Winners posted soon.

The Clivden Bundy Halloween Costumes are already out!

#####April Contest Finals are up in GD#####

Indiana man accused of raping estranged wife slays her in front of their two children

OH BOY: Hillary Clinton Blasts Edward Snowden for Fleeing to Russia and China

Seabed search for missing Malaysian jet to widen

Should the Republicans consider putting Cliven Bundy on top of their ticket in 2016?

2014 New York Times 100 Highest-Paid CEOs

In case you missed it ---

US troops land in Latvia amid Ukraine crisis

3 sex abuse lawsuits against Elmo actor dismissed

Active duty military suicides drop; Reserves go up

Palestinian PM Offers Resignation, Clearing Path For Unity Deal

MLB defines/clarifies transfer rule

Russia’s Gazprombank Preparing for U.S. Sanctions Over Ukraine

Bundy’s Daughter Goes After Hannity: ‘More Worried About His Ratings’ Than My Dad

U.S. Stocks Fall With Emerging Markets on Russia Tensions

Obama’s Vow to Aid a Drowning Putin Hints at Reserve of Goodwill

Feeling sad. My town is trapped in gridlock due to a suicidal man. UPDATE: Man talked down!

GOP forcing fracking: "Personal freedoms are seldom on the radar when gas companies come to town."

Consumer Sentiment in U.S. Rose in April to Nine-Month High

Atheists, go hunting where the ducks are

Ford Profit Misses on Growing Recalls Amid Higher Costs

Business window stickers protest Mississippi religious law

The Kochs’ AFP starts scrubbing its Bundy support

George Osborne orders new icebreaker for UK polar science (BBC)

SpaceX Sues to Break Spy Satellite Launch Monopoly

The 3 biggest non-medical tools (In My Opinion) for any young child or adolescent on the spectrum.

UK centre to shoot for nuclear fusion record (BBC)

Another labor post in LBN needs love

Russian jets cross into Ukraine airspace

Another Labor post in LBN needs love

An IT worker writes: 'Emotionally, we are broken'

Teachers protest new Catholic teacher contract prohibiting gay “lifestyles,” IVF

The Bundy meltdown is a big PR win but a somewhat unsatisfying sort of victory

Earl Morrall (who beat the Cowboys in Super Bowl V) has died.

63,000 bridges desperately need repair, Highway Trust Fund willbe insolvent this fall w/o more funds

The Evolutionary Tre of Religion and Myth

Buffalo Bills Cheerleaders suspend operations after lawsuit filed

You handled it strangely- my first hidden post!!

How Obama Shocked Harper as Keystone's Frustrator-in-Chief

Java mouse-deer, endangered species, born in Spain

Mayor de Blasio likens his City Hall mission to FDR, Al Smith and Fiorello LaGuardia

Beltane Traditions

Former National Security Advisor explained current Russia policy almost 20 years ago

Hilarious video about campaign finance and Citizens United

Driver that struck teen suing dead boy's family

Pharmacy Pleads Guilty to $2.2 Million for Medicare Fraud

Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness

4 Years After BP Gulf Disaster, Obama Admin Still Hasn't Improved Blowout Preventers

'What do animals dream about?'

Frustrations of the Heterodox

Cuba’s Health Care System

Donna Brazil was just on a panel on the Brooke Baldwin show on CNN.

Understanding Elementals

John Conway: Inventing The Game of Life - von Neumann, Mars colonization, and Martin Gardner

Explosions at Iraq election rally in Baghdad 'kill 31'

Warren Buffett Orders Dairy Queen at The Four Seasons Because That’s How Billionaires Roll

I don't know if I should laugh or cry at this-

Nike World Cup Soccer commercial = Awesome sauce!

Are we in a new Cold War? Stephen Cohen talks with Thom Hartmann

Mayor de Blasio unaware of FBI probe into his animal rights allies

Swiss fund North Korean officer training

Occultist father of rocketry 'written out' of Nasa's history

Russian sanctions land like a bomb in corporate suites

Old people stories are the best!

Nike World Cup Soccer commercial. (I also put this in the soccer forum)

It cannot be said enough... Paul Ryan is just a slightly smarter Bundy

UPDATE: Leticia Van de Putte on MSNBC'S Alex Wagner from earlier today - VIDEO LINK

Herschel Walker: Can still play in NFL

Treasury Secretary Lew impressed with Detroit blight removal

Massive explosion rocks small Washington town near Seattle

Democratic House primary short-circuited as Board of Elections boots Recchia rival Salgado from...

McDonald's in canada gets caught

3 reasons we’re afraid to talk about hell

I was just asked, 15 mins ago? to be on a jury about a post.

How Obama Shocked Harper as Keystone's Frustrator-in-Chief

City wins $800K federal grant for Vision Zero efforts

Just got some ocean fish treats for

Obamacare has saved me >$3000 so far.

Nearly 200 Schoolgirls Are Still Being Held Captive And Abused By Militants In Nigeria

Some info is emerging about marijuana use in the young and cardiovascular problems

Man plants pride flag atop Uganda’s highest mountain, challenges president to remove it

Former NFL player: I played with six openly gay teammates in my career

Feds close to filing charges against Rep. Michael Grimm, officials say

Lesbian couple to challenge South Dakota same-sex marriage ban

It's Not Just 'Frozen': Most Disney Films Are Subtly Pro-Gay

Lineup of tonight's Bill Maher show. HBO 10pm - then his show VICE - and repeat at 11:30

A "personal death" in art

An abbreviated look at rancher Cliven Bundy's family history

Hey my congressman is about to be indicted.

Barca's former coach dead at 45

Elon Musk plugs immigration reform

The Boner made a foonny!

Birther Pastor Overlooks Slavery, Proclaims Cliven Bundy ‘Absolutely, 100% Right'

Christie Wants Pension Cuts Because He's Mis-Investing Pension Money

The (Koch) Money Behind Fox's Promotion Of Cliven Bundy's Battle With The Feds

You see Clive Bundy's dead calf ...

How long does it take advanced life-forms to evolve?

Antigay Protesters Disrupt Showing of LGBT Youth Film in Moscow

Why we conservatives are still getting it wrong with Bundy

Has anyone called "411" lately???

Ed Shultz is tearing Bundy and ReTHUGs a new one

the FCC is about to kill net neutrality

Every once in a while, I like to post a tribute to the one DUer who welcomed me...

Exclusive: Putin Halts All Talks With White House

From the War on Poverty to the War on the Poor

O'Reilly to Bundy Supporter: Aren't You the Same as Occupy Wall Street?

Is it wrong that I am smiling?

Lawmaker asks Abbott whether Rick Perry can legally bill taxpayers for his expensive criminal lawyer

VA Police Tie Up 75-Year-Old Woman While They Raid Wrong Apartment

Watch: Cliven Bundy Explains Why Martin Luther King Jr. Would Be on His Side

Love this: Tea party darling Rep. Michael Grimm to face criminal charges

Cracker-sized satellites launch into orbit

Pew Poll April 2014: Americans view alcohol as more harmful than marijuana

Chiquita asks US to dismiss mass lawsuit over 4,000 killings in Colombia

A reminder that there are so many kind, good people in this world

Chiquita asks US to dismiss mass lawsuit over 4,000 killings in Colombia

Russian aircraft entered Ukraine airspace, Pentagon says

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Disney CEO Figures They’ve Built Up Enough Goodwill To Do A Real Sexist One

Man Seeks Asylum in North Korea

US Nuclear Fuel in Ukraine Risks Second Chernobyl – Scientists

NATO 3 get prison terms 5 to 8 years.

The phrase of the day is "jiggle test". Replace any word in a thread with "jiggle test".

Here's How The ACA Is Working: 19 Million Americans Have Gained Coverage!

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So ReTHUGs in Florida are out to destroy the craft beer industry in that state

"Exclusive: Putin Halts All Talks With White House"

Blame MLK Jr: "Martin Luther King hasn't got his job done yet,"

I know it's pointless, but here it is anyway: The Gun Report

Rep. Barton to push immigration overhaul incl guest worker program, path to citizenship for minors

Teen killed at Connecticut school; classmate arrested

Weekend Economists Visit a Woman of a Certain Age, April 25-27, 2014

British tourist deported from Sri Lanka for having a Buddha tattoo

The GOP Has Been Recruiting Cliven Bundy for 50 Years

"The Iranian Nuclear Deal Is Working"

Snowden's lawyers screw up his NSA challenge

Listen you 'black people'

Ladies, Let 1970 Cosmo Tell You 'Things To Do With Your Hands That Men Like'

Free Dental Clinic Draws 1,100

Inside the Startup That’s Trying to Build a Battery That Lasts Forever

Koch brothers sponsor pension reform seminar for judges

Exclusive - U.S., EU seen imposing sanctions on Russia on Monday - sources


Boy. Jennifer Lawrence has range. The look of indignation was captured when

U.S.: Abbas told Kerry unity government will recognize Israel

trigger... what do you think about this one. wow

"Congressman Michael Grimm Is Going To Be Indicted"

Tech CEO on bike arrested in California road rage beating

Life lessons learned from pickin' cotton

Guest Lineups For The Sunday News Shows

Dan Haseltine, 'Jars Of Clay' Lead Singer, Tweets Support For Gay Marriage

Elizabeth Warren’s Book Tour: 'Run, Liz, run!'

Mike Malloy - Surprise: Bundy Is An Ignorant Racist (STRONG LANGUAGE)

Further evidence of the demise of "White America"

The sneaky lie that left 750,000 Floridians without health insurance

Georgetown cop trips and pushes students after state soccer tournament

Federal Judges begin pushing back in favor of the 4th Amendment.

Snowden Case Inspiring Judges To Push Back Against Justice Dept. Warrant Requests

"Elizabeth Warren Simplifies Thomas Piketty: 'Trickle Down Doesn't Work. Never Did'"

Mike Malloy - Hannity: Murderer By Proxy (REALLY STRONG LANGUAGE!!!)

"Koch Brothers Group Wipes Cliven Bundy Support From Social Media Accounts"

Long ago American Conservatism was engineered by men with money

The Affordable Care Act Also Lowers Your Car Insurance Rate

Openly Gay Oregon Judge Defends Marriage Ban Because No One Else Will

The TPP Must Come out of the Shadows for General Scrutiny

Ukraine Official Says He Fears Russian Invasion

Holy crap! Long term nursing. Spend down. Sell the house. What am I going to do?

GOP Rep. Steve Stockman Says He's Facing Ethics Probe

Gov. (Jerry) Brown orders more emergency drought measures

College sports apes Wal-Mart: University boss defends football union-busting to Salon

Near Future GOP Platform: Repeal All Social Programs and Reinstate Slavery.

Oregon going to the Feds ...

Team Adriano Espaillat V. NYC Board of Elections, Round 2?

So I just went to Barnes & Noble and . . .

Op-Ed: The West Bank is under military occupation, and that’s a fact

FDNY removes 4 over response to deadly fire

Yet another labor story in LBN needs love

Yet another labor story in LBN needs love

Republicans Say No to CDC Gun Violence Research

Brooklyn DA’s Office Takes Next Step Toward Decriminalizing Marijuana

Report: SEC investigating Chris Christie’s use of $1.8 billion for state projects

HERO: Watch a Rhode Island State Senator Tell Dimwitted Alex Jones Acolyte, “Go F*ck Yourself”

Bundy’s Daughter Rips Hannity: He’s In It For The Ratings

Pet duck attack leads to neighbor's $275,000 injury lawsuit

"All the justice that money can buy"

U.S. Daily Temperature Anomalies 1964-2013 ... WOW . !!!

John Mccain To Host Hillary Clinton In Sedona, Ariz.

We need a Bundy Break. I found this gem and just had to share :)

The Party of Lincoln

"Palestinian Gov. Will Recognize Israel"

How do women's-only colleges qualify for federal funding?

I really think it would be funny if the army decided it had to go somewhere and had to pass Bundy's

If money is the root of all evil