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Archives: April 28, 2014

The Magic Johnson Instagram photo that began the Donald Sterling racist freak out:

BP and Shell exposed as US prepares first warning shot against Russia's oil and gas industry

R.I.N.O.s ... D.I.N.O.s ... and ... D.I.L.D.O.s?

Killer virus spreads unchecked as pork hits record

**April Photo Contest Winners**

**Result thread for the April contest in GD**

Pick your diamond, get it lab-baked

The Sharing Economy Isn't About Trust, It's About Desperation

Sunset boating

Who is the most dangerous man in America?

Smile and the whole world smiles with you

Trolling the Clippers owner.

Donald knew that Mitt Romney was a loser all along.

March Against Monsanto

My kitchen wants this...

Go for it, 'Cuda...

Knesset deputy speaker fundraises for a terror group

El Salvador corruption: 'New evidence' against ex-president

NLRB: Adjunct professors at Catholic university can form union

Elizabeth Warren puts to rest rumors she signed a secret letter urging Hilllary to run

Chile to reconsider abortion ban

Half Mile Wide Tornado on the Ground in N Little Rock, Arkansas suburbs

DU Hedge School

Fidel Castro 'dismayed' by death of Gabriel García Márquez

"The Koch Attack on Solar Energy"

Are any Jim Crow laws still on the books in any states?

Toyota moving 5K jobs from California to Texas.

This is gonna get me yelled at. but... Warren does not have the 'exposure' to run for President....

New York Lawmakers Consider Bill To Bar Condoms As Proof Of Prostitution

E.J. Dionne: The gun supremacists’ folly

UK's long-term jobless now required to visit every day or perform 6 months' volunteer work

The Good Wife...

Uruguayan president dismisses free trade deal with U.S.

After reading about the Boeing plan to dump it's engineering staff for a newbie staff just out of


Convenience store politics: Wawa increases donations to NJ politicians

Ukraine crisis: Military observer freed in Sloviansk

Brooklyn teacher who put off transplant for students to return home with new lungs Read more: http:

South Korean Prime Minister Resigns Over Ferry

Unique floating lab showcases 'aliens of the sea'

Incumbent Southern Democrats Are Less Vulnerable Than You Might Think

Indicted Congr. Michael Grimm subject of Showtime episode

Texas ag commissioner candidate Friedman sees money in hogs

The NBA Playoffs have been exceptional this year

US OFFICIAL: New Sanctions Will Target Russia's Defense Industry And Putin's Inner Circle

Complete destruction Mayflower - Vilonia, AR. Ambulances and resources being requested. ‪#‎tornado‬


Top Republican Concedes Obamacare Repeal Unlikely

Should Marx and Engels be copyrighted?

Some graphics responding to Donald Sterling as seen on Facebook

Ex-Brazilian president absolved in corruption case

a full month and Belladonna is still at home...

"Sanctions Revive Search for Secret Putin Fortune"

After 22 years in prison for a crime he did not commit, man gets to sue after all.

Bill Kristol thinks people should not get “all hysterical over two or three racists comments”...

Most WA state public schools will show as failing. They did not do as Arne Duncan dictated.

Liturgy SNAFU Accidentally Marries Former Popes

'Mass casualty situation' reported in Arkansas town after tornado hits

Krugman: Cliven Bundy and the 'welfare queens of the purple sage'

George Clooney tying the knot (maybe)

OMG, look what I done--with a note of thanks to Friday night DUers.

Chernobyl's birds adapting to ionizing radiation

Skagit County gun shop may have been worst in U.S.

Dean Angstadt, Once Opposed to ACA, Now a Convert.. Lucky Guy!

Wendy and Willie

Conservatives love to watch guys grabbing each other by the crotch

The Las Vegas Review/Journal covered Bundy's racist comments

Punishing An Aggressive Russia Is A Fool’s Errand

Ukraine and U.S. involvement (Democracy Now)

All these trusting DUers are suddenly asking me for advice

TN governor signs law to keep teachers' licenses from being revoked for student test scores.

Defeating Fascism before it’s too Late

Does anybody know anything about Guerilla Gardening? What is it?

Somebody debunk this Fox News story

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy/Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: A whine.

Magic Johnson on Clippers Owner Donald Sterling


Howard Kurtz rips Fox News for silence after Bundy racism

U.S. Beefs Up Military Options for China as Obama Reassures Allies in Asia

Former owner on Sterling: NBA has 'options'

Gay dating sites being used to entrap men across Middle East



Lame Office Holidays

Meet Detroit's leading bankruptcy opponent (and it's not pensioners)

Study: No increase in teen marijuana use in medical mj states

President Obama Weighs In on Clippers' Owner's Remarks

I have a question. A friend told me that some Atheists believe in an after life even though

Dozens arrested on alcohol charges at IU, Purdue

In just a few short years, two out of every three European Jews would be gone.

Sheriff's office fires deputy in Ft. Sanders party incident

Why the Kremlin May Turn Against the Jews

"Prejudices are what fools use for reason."

How lenses work

Tornado watches for parts of TX, LA, AR, MO, IL, KY, OK and TN

How To Deal With Police (Cheat Sheet)

New tape: NBA owner Sterling told girlfriend, 'In Israel, blacks are treated like dogs'

DJ E-Z Rock of 'It Takes Two' Fame Dead at 46

New Records reveal IRS targeted Liberal Groups more than the Tea Party

Politco tying Sterling to Democrats.

Bernie Sanders Praises Obama’s Budget For Not Cutting Social Security

Formula 1 Pit Stops 1950 & Today

Hank Aaron on breaking barriers at bat

Three burned in downtown Burger King grease fire

Mike Honda says he’s not going to move into his district

Report: Appeals Court Judges Violated Ethics Laws

"...I'll be there."

Egypt: Brotherhood's Badie among mass death sentences

American spray paints 30 meter graffiti on famous Kyoto temple.

Ukraine may stop importing Russian gas by 2016 - Poroshenko

Hicks' homer lifts Giants over Indians in 9th

Obama defends Malaysia rights stance

Should we stop eating fish?

The strange case of the 'time travel' murder.

Should we stop eating fish?

Several 'illegal foreign detention facilities' uncovered in Afghan govt probe

(US) Drone strikes based on work at Pine Gap could see Australians charged

Is present-day American Conservatism right about ANYTHING?

democrats a shoo in in 2014

ahh mr governor

Sarah Palin tells NRA attendees: ‘Waterboarding is how we baptize terrorists’

How Right-Wing Media Profits From Paranoid, Right-Wing Cranks Like Cliven Bundy The political benef

Gun restrictions on domestic abusers, stalkers gain bipartisan support in Minnesota

NRA surprisingly credited with crafting new anti-gun laws

U.S. Tornadoes Kill 16 in Arkansas, 1 in Oklahoma

Prognosticating Weather with a Candle Flame

Hearth Omens

The Unbearable Whiteness of the American Left

Rand Paul Risks Wrath of Conservatives by Exposing the Truth About Their God, Ronald Reagan

Mayor of eastern Ukraine city of Kharkov Gennady Kernes is shot by unidentified gunmen

It's Time to Change Who Is in the Room When Decisions Are Made About the Economy

It is happening again!

Pope Francis by Barack Obama (Time Magazine)

How Right-Wing Media Profits From Paranoid, Right-Wing Cranks Like Cliven Bundy

Can Americans Be Convinced to Care About Torture In Our Name?

Why Elizabeth Warren Left The GOP

Big business friendly Assembly Democrats in California collect donations, support fracking, Wal-Mart

Senior volunteer program on the chopping block

Pilot Missing After 2 Planes Collide in California

The Road From Abu Ghraib: A Torture Story Without a Hero or an Ending

Black Tea Partier Katrina Pierson Takes on Obama—and Her Own Party

Polls Show Rising Acceptance for Obamacare

The Bleaching of San Francisco: Extreme Gentrification and Suburbanized Poverty in the Bay Area

Obamacare's Poll Numbers Improve In Republican Districts

OFFS -- Connecticut Imprisons 16-Year-Old Trans Girl of Color Without Criminal Charges

"I'm Not Answering Your Question"; Coal Lobbyist Response To ? Whether Burning Coal Changes Climate

What is going on with Mondragón?

Why is it taking ages for an SOP alert to get resolved?

Chris Hedges: The Crime of Peaceful Protest

senate GOP civil wars lagging in NC, elsewhere

Salt to a wound.

Climate change and the price of coffee

An Occupy founder says the next revolution will be rural

Kevin Johnson outlines NBPA plans

Rep. Michael Grimm Surrenders to FBI

Monday Toon Roundup 1- Nevada Rancher and other racists

Monday Toon Roundup 2- The Rest

Yeah, I Wrote the Vast Right-Wing Conspiracy Memo

20 years since apartheid: What’s changed in South Africa, and what hasn’t

Sen Warren re: banking industry executives: “They crashed the economy, and then they got bailed out.

Rep. Michael Grimm In Custody To Face Federal Charges- my congressman

The NRA has declared war on America

Watch the coward captain jump ship and leave those teenagers to drown

DNA fingerprint for Hippocrates' legendary tree

Republicans Glued Themselves To Bundy And Now Hate That He Sticks

Trump: Donald Sterling Was 'Set Up'

US, EU set to slap new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

Book for young atheists sent to secondary schools in Newham

elites discover so-called 'free trade' killing the economy, middle class

In 1992 Former Cincinnati Red's owner was banned for a year for racist remarks

Proposed city law would ban asking job applicants about their criminal records

Men-only, religious focus could hold up shelter move

New Mary Landrieu ad is really good

Wow! You can't make up stories this good!

White House announces new sanctions on Russian officials, companies

dear rep. michael, sir, are an asshole.

American journalist Simon Ostrovsky describes his detention by Pro-Russian militants in Ukraine

Election-Year Senate Vote Nears On Minimum Wage

Religious campaign to halt EU abortion funding 'lacks mercy'

What Does Buddhism Require?

Seems like the Brits can't "Keep Calm" when there's "Klezmer On"...

Rep. Michael Grimm Surrenders to FBI to Face Criminal Charges: Officials

Former GOP boss Jim Greer's tell-all book coming June 1? (FL)

This bozo needs to be taken down a few notches NSFW

Watching Raiders of the Lost Ark, why didn't Indy just wait?

Today in 1967

Moone Boy! PBS showing this wonderful little series now. Chris O'Dowd

Christianity’s faith-based freakout: Why atheism makes believers lose their minds

New York graduation rate slightly below national average

Pap and Seder: The Anatomy of Right Wing Extremism

How to Mislead With Charts: Stand Your Ground Laws and Gun Deaths in Florida

The odd math behind the LICH bidding process

How vaccine denialism in the West is causing measles outbreaks in Brazil

A Springer Spaniel Sees Squirrels Outside And Makes The Most Excited Noises Ever.

Operation Choke Point- The DOJ using banks to shut down industries they don't like

One bedroom housing wages, by county

Britain is now ‘post-Christian,’ says ex-archbishop Rowan Williams

Anyone musically inclined? Can you explain what the hell Chris Martin is talking about?

More Marcy pics at the park, this time in focus

Report: Move to yank Sandy aid could leave 9500 homes without rebuilding help

NRA's 2014 Convention Theme: FEAR

Warner Bros. Plans ‘Justice League’ Movie Directed by Zack Snyder

Maybe the Election Won’t Be About Obamacare After All - By Jonathan Chait

The real tragedy of Donald Sterling's racism: it took this long for us to notice

Sump Pumps are Running In Minnesota - It's Spring!

Politicians Discussing Global Warming

$185 Million Manhattan Tunnel Leads Nowhere, For Now

Religion declines in well-run, trusting societies

Cutest pet adoption ad ever!

Kerry - Israel risks becoming apartheid state if peace talks fail

Britain is a 'post-Christian' country says former Archbishop (BBC)

Lyme disease on rise as ticks infiltrate Southern Tier landscapes

Sarah Palin soldiers on as a diminished figure in the Republican Party

First security flaw Microsoft won’t fix in Windows XP has been found***update***

Religious leaders sue to overturn NC gay marriage ban, saying it violates their "religious freedom"

The Great Flood: The day God invented rain.

The FCC Needs to Start Taking Care of Americans and Stop Taking Care of Big Business

Sarah Palin Is Not the Right's Campaign Savior Anymore

Early Voting Starts Today. They're asking about Medicaid Expansion, among other important things.

Ideas for May challenge

Howie Kurtz Turns On His Network Fox News For Its Silence On Bundy's Racist Comments

Most City Council members still undecided about ending NYC horse carriage industry

Sterling’s disgusting 1 percent ramblings: Let’s pity the racist billionaire

Archdiocese moves toward large-scale parish closings

U.S. Justices Agree to Hear Homeowner Case Against Bank.

Thank You!!

Game of Thrones fans: Peter Dinklage. Because Peter Dinklage.

Singers Paul Simon, Edie Brickell Charged With Disorderly Conduct

Son of a gun! The Rangers and A's are on ESPN tonight!

Fraud charges on Grimm released.

Mitt Romney says he may run for president in 2016 (Not a Joke)

FBI agents' sting tried to lure more S.F., Oakland officials

let's stop teaching girls they are worth less than boys

let's stop teaching girls they are worth less than boys

Taiwan Ruling Party Concedes on Halting Nuclear Power Plant

LA wants to fight families over keeping pregnant people (WOMEN) on life support

Religion a mental illness?

LA wants to fight families over keeping pregnant people (WOMEN) on life support

Pentagon to destroy $1B in ammunition

Major Squee Warning - My Two New Rescue Kittens

Did Hannity jump the shark promoting Cliven Bundy?

Fox News’ pathetic last stand: Cliven Bundy, Wayne LaPierre and the liberal media

What's your most embarrassing moment from grammar school ?

Ithaca lawyer wins $175K for anti-fracking work

The Toughest Interview Keith Alexander Has Is From A Comedian? John Oliver.

First Video Evidence of Russians Among Ukrainian Separatists: Russian Roulette (Dispatch 30)

Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr quote

In drilling boom, Greeley safety infrastructure lags, stoking citizen concerns

In drilling boom, Greeley safety infrastructure lags, stoking citizen concerns

In drilling boom, Greeley safety infrastructure lags, stoking citizen concerns

Simon Ostrovsky Describes His Kidnapping: Russian Roulette In Ukraine (Dispatch Thirty One)

FDR quote

Businesses that cap wage workers 25 hrs per week are hurting themselves

Battle of Church and State (United Church of Christ vs the State of North Carolina)

Kerry warns: Israel could become an apartheid state

Battle of Church and State (United Church of Christ vs the State of North Carolina)

Almost 60 royal mummies discovered in Egypt's Valley of the Kings

Common Dreams: 'Defeat of Ag-Gag Laws Mark Victories in Fight Against Animal Cruelty' (and more)

this is too fun to pass by. it is friday isnt it? time to play. take the spice test. lol

Magic Johnson is angling to buy the Clippers from Sterling

Settlers cut down over 150 olive trees near Nablus

My favorite uncle just died

Working Families Party urges members to support AG's Airbnb crackdown

The Rule of Law, for the Bundy grifters and lawbreakers - IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that Cliven Bundy

Ukraine loses at least $80 billion since Russia takes Crimea

With inBloom out of business, State Ed. is looking for ways to comply with Race to the Top...

The Rude Pundit: One Line Exposes the Entire Pile of Bullshit the NRA Is Selling

Okay, I'll ask: Why isn't NICS open to all?

"Sweet Tea"

If someone steals hay and feeds it to cows the thief gets arrested, not the cows.

Tough talkin' Sarah; who was almost a heartbeat away from the Presidency

Center for American Progress: The Unfinished Response to Ukraine

Free Kindle book: The World's Best Street Food: Where to find it and how to make it

Pic Of The Moment: You Don't Have To Be A Master Sleuth To Figure Out What's Going On

Are we Exceptional?

UPDATED: State Farm To Pull Clippers Sponsorship After Sterling Remarks

What's for Dinner, April 28, 2013

Rep.Michael Grimm indicted on 20 counts

NSA Employee Security Guidelines Handbook

Ain’t No Party Like An NRA Party

Ain’t No Party Like An NRA Party

Tank O Box

Pennsylvania State Senator Daylin Leach plans sit in at Governor's office for medical marijuana.

Casino news.

I've gotten tons of emails from celebs fundraising for candidates over the years, but this one...

Seriously - Shingles???!!!


Pineapple Vortex, then?

Right-wing pundit: Donald Sterling proves there’s no real anti-black racism in America

Pope Says Inequality Root of Evil in Post-Canonization Tweet

Pfizer chasing AstraZeneca in potential $100 BILLION deal

Aguilar-Reyes Primary Battle in California Is Test for Democrats

Rare Photos Show Us The REAL Women Behind Iconic Pin-Up Paintings Of The 50s

Brazilian soccer player pulls a good one on a racist...

Peabody Winners Recap (4.28.2014): ABC, King 5 Television, and How to Survive a Plague LLC

Steve King shows his racism yet again...

Marking the Holocaust Amid Unsettling News

Both Republicans And Democrats Have an Age Problem

Southwest University Park has a unique outfield for tonight's home opener.

Donald Sterling and the Neverending Fantasy of ‘Democrat’ Racism

Where is the Bundyville Militia? Why aren't they defending Grimm against the "overreaching Feds?"

Grothman showing he's conservative enough to lose...

Kissing Congressman McAllister Won't Seek Re-Election

Report: Magic Johnson Wants To Buy The Los Angeles Clippers

Scott Brown Supports Major Parts Of Obamacare — Just Not Obamacare

In NYC, a $185M tunnel that leads nowhere, for now

Romney, Wilson endorse Kashkari for Calif. governor, shunning tea party's Donnelly

Mitt Romney to run if Jeb Bush doesn’t, CBS’s Bob Schieffer says

Donald Sterling is a registered Republican

Confederate Memorial Day Observance (pics)...Only in Georgia

We watched "Hyde Park on Hudson" over the weekend

If ya wanna take an internal bath in cortisol & epinephrine, go to GD.

Donald Trump Goes After ‘Very, Very Bad Girlfriend’ for ‘Baiting’ Donald Sterling

Poll: What is the stupidest thing about media coverage of Donald Sterling?

Welcome to Texas Toyota....

Ukraine: Pro-Russian separatists want to "purge" Slavyansk of "Gypsies"

This GIF Shows Just How Good We've Gotten at Planet-Hunting

The owl babies have moved out!

HAHAHA: Conservative attempt to link Sterling to Dems backfires....Sterling is registered Republican

San Antonio Madison High School lockdown lifted, armed student arrested

‘Smart’ Firearm Draws Wrath of the Gun Lobby

‘Smart’ Firearm Draws Wrath of the Gun Lobby

Historic Riverside Church recommends first woman as senior minister

Anime cliches...

We can't discuss homophobic religious bigotry in that forum lest a jury

Obama to reward colleges of education whose grads get students to raise test scores. More testing??

Daily Kos: Bundy Ranch 'Security Chief' Kicks Oath Keepers OFF Bundy Ranch -- LMFAO

Savino narrows marijuana bill to address GOP concerns

I just got a graduation invitation from a co-worker of more than 20 years ago...

Petition to the Global NWO Government to Increase Chemtrail Spraying

Driver suing teen bicyclist she struck, killed

Worker's Benefits Cut Off Two Decades Later

Teabaggers Untie

Pics of the Tornado damage in AR. juxtaposed against Google Earth shots.

ADL 'startled and disappointed' over Kerry's 'apartheid' comment

Mad Men queston ( possible spoiler?)

King Joffre's killer revealed!

The Horrific Handling Of The Jameis Winston Sexual Assault Case - Jessica Luther Discusses

Man pleads guilty to bomb threats at Jewish synagogues in Houston

Limbaugh: Sterling Only 'In Trouble' Because He Didn't Donate Enough To Obama

Harry Reid To GOP: Come At Me

Cloudy with a chance of Armageddon in MS and AL?

Madison High School student with 3 loaded guns in custody

Sponsors Begin To Abandon Los Angeles Clippers Over Owner's Racist Rant

UPDATE: Tupelo has been mauled by a huge tornado... LIVE VIDEO WITHIN...NEW PICS...

Take shelter Mississippi folks

"Iowa GOP Senate Candidates Vow to Block Judges Who Won't Follow 'Biblical' Law"

What Do Stephen Colbert and Cliven Bundy Have in Common

Watching "Blood Diamond."

McFadden - The Minimum Wage Awards

Kochs reverse course, start attacking Obamacare FROM THE LEFT! TRY keeping your head strait listning

BOOKS: Star's Reach: A Novel of the Deindustrial Future | John Michael Greer

Why would these two post links continually default to...

Pap and RFK, Jr.: The Fall of American Democracy

Moving Tribute to one of the NBA's Good Guys: Dr. Jack Ramsay

Anyone else experiencing consistent loading errors? Is DU under DDS attack? n/t

Human Rights Watch Daily Brief, 28 April 2014

Kissinger Prefers The Missionary Position | Mickey Z.

Harry Reid slates minimum wage vote

What’s Been and What’s Next | James Howard Kunstler

OPINION: EU, US Came Up With Another Round of Pseudo Sanctions Against Russia

wouldn't it be cool if there was an app that would tell you what something is just by taking a pic?

One of these things is not like the others

Sterling and Bundy: A master class on racism in the 21st century

Refusing the Call: A Tale Rewritten | John Michael Greer

Trump: Donald Sterling Was 'Set Up'

Mystery of the pandemic flu virus of 1918 solved

Does an alligator on a golf course count as a hazard?

Boehner's Teabagger opponent loses day job for "Electile Dysfunction" ad

Several Injured in Clashes in Donetsk (Ukraine)

Teacher stabbed to death at Leeds school

is there a relativly easy way to transfer photos from old laptop to new?

London tube strikes: first wave of industrial action begins as talks end

no sunset :-(

Tea Party Grifters Get Noticed, Finally (WaPo shows some temerity in writing about this)

Kissing Congressman Vance McAllister Won’t Run for Reelection

Just how low can climate deniers go?

Pre-election attacks kill 57 in Iraq

Indicted congressman says government framed him

The War on Truth in Ukraine

Pearson imposes gag order on teachers about test.

Hey Black Republicans

Your weirdest case of serendipidty-

Senator-elect Claudia Lopez once again at risk of assassination attempt

Here's what happens when Republicans take Fox "News" too literally:

Furor Over Georgia 'Guns Everywhere' Law May Spell Trouble For Jason Carter.

Kerry Reportedly Warns That Israel Could Become ‘An Apartheid State’

Tupelo, MS: Tornado Slams Mississippi Town, Leaves Severe Damage (+Photos, Video)

Please join me in thanking Google for removing deceptive anti-choice ads

GOP Rep. Michael Grimm indicted on 20 counts

Seen It All: A Teabagger With A Sense of Humor

Monday, Monday

Sugar war between Mexico, U.S. threatens broader trade relations

UN urged to defy Assad over delivering aid or 'risk lives of millions of Syrians'

Is Sterling a Democrat or Republican? Hmmm...

Sir Cyril Smith abuse 'cover-up' claims probed by police

Sugar war between Mexico, U.S. threatens broader trade relations

Martin Indyk’s Galloping Horse: Moral Crisis at Heart of Obama’s Peace | Ramzy Baroud

How a Canadian fusion reactor could revolutionize the energy sector

N.C. Clergy Bring Legal Challenge to Amendment One, Citing Religious Freedom

Live storm coverage

Dem Poll: Support for Implementing Obamacare Rises in Battlegrounds

Sirens started wailing in the background as I talked to my daughter

Ukraine's Invisible Presidential Election

Family Cleans House, Finds Pet Tortoise Missing Since 1982

McFadden - Time Traveling Kill Lists

How do you live on $50 a week, or for that matter, $270 a week?

Demented Tony Blair recites the Saudis' creed in his latest speech

What Guys Really Want

Coalition calls for constitutional amendment to overturn Supreme Court ruling on political spending


This short video might inspire you, and it will certainly inform. Also, goodbye and good luck.

Intricate recycled oil drum furniture is cut to look like lace

In Wake Of Sterling Fiasco, Ex-Knicks Great Larry Johnson Appears To Call For All-Black League

Texas Enterprise Fund will grant $40 million to Toyota

A year after West blast, less than half of donations given out

Hall of Fame coach Jack Ramsay dies

MBA Students Work with Georgetown Police to Prevent Senior Citizen Identity Theft

Has anyone ever read Edwin Abbott's "Flatland"?

Us Capitol Police Look At Threats Against Reid

Russia Liquidates Human Rights Group

Why Hasn't Greg Abbott Denounced Cliven Bundy Yet?

Mark Jackson: Fans should boycott

En. Con. Committee to vote on fracking waste bill

Pentagon Says Hagel Told That Russia Won't Invade

How The Government (Job Cuts) Killed The Middle Class, In 1 Chart

The Story of Venezuela’s Protests May Be Different From What You Are Told

Is Pope Francis a bigot?

U.S. Russian Sanctions Seen Ineffective as Putin Provoked

Montana man charged with homicide in teen shooting

Overriding Their Animal Impulses

NYC tech industry near same levels as before dot-com crash of 90s: DiNapoli

Ancient Bards In My Arms: Fantasy Oriented Power Metal.

Huge China strike peters out as workers cite intimidation

Con man gets prison for San Diego church fraud

Super rich hold $32 trillion in offshore havens

April 28, 1971

Fungus-Chomping Micro Predators Could Protect Amphibians from Deadly Skin Disease

Former (Va.) governor McDonnell joins Liberty University's teaching staff

President Obama Shreds Fox News For Their Bogus Criticisms Of His Foreign Policy

My nomination for the most confounding reading test questions ever (8th grade category).

Pending Sales of U.S. Existing Homes Rise Most Since 2011

Our local high school just educated the seniors on voting.

Rand Paul Remains A Fake Or A Dunce

Origin of Huntington's disease found in brain; insights to help deliver therapy

Gay marriage group calls foe's legal brief 'downright offensive' in fundraising email (Oregon)

The Collapse of Obama’s Diplomacy

How important is a formal dining room these days?

Energy Future Holdings, a colossal collapse but limited pain for buyout’s architects

Gender of experimenter has big impact on rats' stress levels

OK to sell widow's home over $6 bill, judge rules

Asteroids as seen from Mars -- A Curiosity rover first

Events Nationwide Honor Workers Who Lost Their Lives on the Job

Official: Big Tornado In Mississippi, Several Injuries

Scientists study Swiss lake tsunamis (BBC)

Moscow Threats To Retaliate For New "Disgusting" U.S. Sanctions

Those in the tornado path have likely known to prepare and have

Former NATO Commander Wesley Clark & Paul Wolfowitz Urges U.S. Backing For Ukrainians

The NRA is a pro gun group only and not political.......

Our winter storms were bad, but I only lost power, not my entire house. Prayers to those in peril.

The Culture of Guns and Misinformation

Using Reclaimed Lumber And Only Hand Tools, A Husband Builds His Wife A Unique Table.

English teacher's red-pen response to pupil's expletive-laden letter.

This Modern World Toon- Lab Rats

Happy 10th second birthday to me. I won "Beat the Reaper."

Can Michael Grimm Win Re-election Now?

Seriously - Pringles???!!!

Biden blasts Ryan budget plan as tilted toward wealthy

EVERYBODY -Look At This:

Russian, Armenian Petitions Seek Drag Performer's Removal From Eurovision

Republican shipbuilder is star of latest Mary Landrieu campaign ad

Celebration: Remember that "damn bird"?

Gay Iraq Vets Turned Away From Tenn. Wedding Venue

One Therapist, $4 Million in 2012 Medicare Billing

Tornado spotted 10 miles south headed this way

Right’s ‘Democrat Bundy’ Meme Collapses: Sterling Registered GOP

GOP Pol: God 'Appalled' by U.S. Opposition to Ugandan Antigay Law.

Overturning Net Neutrality means Corporate McPravda gains control of the Internet.

Maine GOP Still Officially Opposes Marriage Equality

Tom Tomorrow is incredibly prescient regarding the NSA

Six Studies That Show Everything Republicans Believe is Wrong

Here are all the shockingly awful Donald Sterling stories that the NBA ignored for years

Feds Investigate Threats Against Reid After Bundy 'Terrorist' Comments

"E.J. Dionne: The gun supremacists’ folly"

"How America's middle class fell behind its Canadian neighbours"

One Chart That Shows Just How Screwed Up Our Tax System Really Is

Tornado flattened my cousin's house in Louisville MS, and they're everywhere!

Breadmaking topic: Biga

Right-wing nutjob shows how he's not crazy...

Alex Jones goes after Glenn Beck...

Seahawks' Earl Thomas gets 4-year contract extension; $40 million

Supreme Court rejects hearing on military detention case

3 died just minutes ago in Ala.tornadoes.