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Archives: April 7, 2014

Game of Thrones 4.1 "Two Swords" (Spoiler Alert)

A not funny Joke.

Welcome to the world of the united states of Koch

ALEC is evil.


Danziger TOON: Roberts Assures Us!

Some of my art that was on display last night! 4/5/14

Dear GEICO: This ad is not funny!

I am going to throw up...

NBC News: Family Wants Answers After Angry Mob Puts Dad in Coma

I posted this in the Lounge about my Gallery Exhibit

CIA's Rodriguez: I know torture worked because I destroyed the tapes


John Pinette Dead: 'Seinfeld' Actor Dies At 50

AP PHOTOS: Jamboree events teach Cuban kids skills

Pvt. Chelsea Manning Credited! This is a shocking report on State Dept. ABUSE OF FUNDS and More:

Attention Deficit | James Howard Kunstler

Show me the money/I can almost hear you now. Language in the Hallowed Halls. (Thompson cartoon)

USAID Subversion in Latin America Not Limited to Cuba

USAID Subversion in Latin America Not Limited to Cuba

In memoriam: John Pinette

House Committee to Vote Whether IRS Official Lois Lerner Will Be Held in Contempt

Hungarian election: Viktor Orbán wins second term as Jobbik support soars

Vietnamese Fish Sauce

Bush proves chimps can paint

Rwanda to start mourning week for genocide anniversary

"In Finland the question of 'evaluating' teachers is irrelevant." Instead we ask....

today i am trying to focus on gratitude

What are you going to do about it?

Obama to take executive actions to boost equal pay for women

Jeff VanderMeer's new Southern Reach Trilogy

Money Money Money

Any Ghoulardi fans out there?

Missing Malaysia Airlines flight may have skirted Indonesian airspace, says Malaysian official

Senator Patty Murray on women in power

Can we please at least begin a CAMPAIGN before these INSANE "predictions"?

Mark Emmert rips NCAA unionization

"To Strike at Kochs, Democrats Revive Tactic That Hurt Romney"

Really? Pressing one is what is ticking you off?

What kind of extension cord is this?

Sheldon (Adelson) : Iran’s Best Friend

Have you ever come across a fictional protagonist that you just can't stand?

NYPD Cop accepts dance battle against street artist - yowza !!!

I can't wait till Cosmos comes out on Blu-Ray.

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Monday, 7 April 2014

Rwanda genocide: Man and victim now friends

Anyone else ever watch InfoMania?

I Hate the word Homophobia.

Krugman: Are class interests perpetuating high unemployment?

Thomas Perez: 'Live in my world and you'll see what a difference we can make'

The Huffington Post-Mom Announces Her Son Is Transgender In The Best Way

It's tradition

Kansas teacher and more importantly Kansas Children just LOST BIG TIME

Finland: a great example of how there are options outside "single payer"

R.I.P. Mickey Rooney

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, April 8: Fan Programmers

Ron Johnson was asked to keep silent in ex-aide’s alleged assault

Meet "The Federalist" anti-gay/anti civil rights activists

Mickey Rooney Dead at 93

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, April 9: Fan Programmers

Occupying Brazil

hahahaaha my sister's last wingnut fb friend tried to kick me off her page.

Mickey Rooney, Legendary Actor, Dies at 93

UConn Takes Control To Beat Stanford And Set Up Perfect Matchup (Women's Basketball)

Mickey Rooney; aged 93.

You don't have to be white to be a victim of mob violence in Detroit

David Chandler 9/11 Interview in Eugene OR

They've found the black boxes! Double pinger sounds found and held for hours. CNN 12:12 AM

My picture intitled "Road of Life".

Drinking on a Sunday Night

Purple Or Blue, It's Up To You

So much for my March contest pic.

Indiana motel has Dept. of Corrections contract to house sex offenders

West Virginia: The Story Of A State That Got Bought

West Virginia: The Story Of A State That Got Bought

Atheists march around Mormon Temple Square in Utah

Test Your Awareness:

USA Today- Del. 'Tent City' homeless ordered off land

POLITICO- Bill Maher: Ruling shows ‘idiots’ won

Ewwww! Bobby Jindal is going to be here in Indy later this month!

Edward Snowden to Receive Truth-Telling Prize

Sleep Calculator--What's the Perfect Time To Go To Bed?

Johnny Carson nailed it all the way back in 1988...

CNN Passes MSNBC and Narrows Gap with Fox News in March Ratings

KGUN9 (Tucson, AZ) -Melvin the cat saves his family from house fire

3.3 QUAKE suburb Portland Oregon

UK Muslim hotline invites gay, Jewish patrons (x-post LGBT group)

UK Muslim hotline invites gay, Jewish patrons (x-post Jewish group)

Russian News reader can't keep a straight face while breaking the news of the death of Fred Phelps

Anniversary of Rwandan genocide: Reconciliation key to recovery

SF Giants end good first week with bad loss to Dodgers

POLITICO-GOP confident about Paul Ryan’s budget

Anti-Vaxxers crash the party...

‘Invulnerability’ dramatizes Superman’s Jewish roots

TPM News Report: Government Missing Files For $6 Billion In Contracts

With all the Obamacare talk concerning health insurance, why never any mention of dental?

Dumb Criminals: Notre Dame Student Arrested After Breaking Into Shop & Gorging On Hot Pockets

Are you excited Baseball Season has started?


Scat has suggested Tater and Moonpie work in a circus (& I quickly remembered 1 thing about kittens)

The danger of peace has receded.

What's the only thing CBS really needs to consider when picking David Letterman's replacement?

North Korea’s 28 State-Approved Hairstyles

Keep Harold Ford Jr Off The TV And Use A Real Democratic Representative

Baseball tries to keep up as kids play other games

Do you know why the term 'student-athlete' was coined? You should.

" I Got You, God"

Ukraine nationalists attempt storm on Kiev Supreme Court.

US defence chief Hagel to tour China's Liaoning aircraft carrier

In which the Governor of Hawaii puts Rep. Issa in his place, big time.

Mass Incarceration in the US

Costa Rica leftist easily wins presidential run-off

Srebrenica widows sue Dutch government

Well some cheery SC news. A Gaboon Viper may be loose in Mt.Pleasant.

Martin Luther King, Jr: a Victim of the United States’ 20th Century Anti-Communist Campaign

In which direction would you like to see the Democratic party move?

Can anyone name this fiction book: a better world where children and adults learn at their own

What's for Dinner ~ Monday ~ April 7th

The Devil, St. Mahown, Old Boots

The Devil's Bit

Artists install massive poster of child’s face in Pakistan field to shame drone operators

Monday Toon Roundup 1: The Three Branches, redefined

Monday Toon Roundup 2: The Rest

Joe Scum is très worried about the CIA report

Australian triathlete injured when ‘hacked’ drone falls from the sky, hits her on head

What are you reading the week of April 6, 2014?

What Motivates Republican Racism?

On Fox’s MediaBuzz, John Aravosis calls out Fox’s promotion of discredited Obamacare “Horror Stories

Chris Hedges: The Crucible of Iraq

After Death of Radical Mayor, Mississippi's Capital Wrestles With His Economic Vision

Fighting corporatism by knocking back a few in British pubs

How to serve the Poor

Don't let them forget artist George Bush's early works !!

Post-Revolution Yemen between Dialogue and Violence

Donetsk People’s Council Set to Hold Referendum to Join Russia May 11

America’s Post-9/11 Dystopia: No-Fly Lists, Secret Gov’t Databases and Guilty even if Proven Innocen

too funny - "New Republicans"

Brace as America’s New Round of ‘Democracy’ Exports Hits the Asia-Pacific

152 Guatemalans Deported Every Day

Two Empires

This Harrowing Tale of How Our Secret State Works to Crush Our Rights Will Chill You to the Bone

Upside down: America’s war on globalization?

McCutcheon, the Majority, and the Challenge of Our Time

The New Cold War

8 Things Mainstream Media Doesn't Have the Courage to Tell You

Say what?!?!

Dmitry Kiselev: “Western behavior borders on schizophrenia”

Angry families want GM prosecuted for defects

Air travel: Late flights are up, complaints down

FDNY and NYPD throw punches in benches-clearing brawl during charity hockey game

Partnering to conserve the monarch butterfly migration

Veterans push to smoke pot to ease PTSD, other ailments

Harper Model Of "Government" Goes Down Under; Nearly 500 Fed Environment Jobs To Be Cut IN 3 Yrs

5 Refineries Planned Or Under Way In ND; Collectively, Won't Even Dent Rail & Pipeline Volume

San Joaquin Valley Subsidence Continues; Bridges, Aqueducts, Roads, Power Grid All At Risk

Lawsuit targets use of warrantless NSA wiretaps in criminal prosecutions

How running 'may preserve thinking skills'

Vast oil trove trapped in Monterey Shale formation

Coal Ash Toxicity Known Since 1970s, But Inaction The Only Action In NC After TVA Disaster

Is China the Next Lehman Brothers?

Anti-poverty zone leaves out L.A.'s poorest

Forest Fires Come Early - Very Early - To Siberia As Record Temps Sweep Region

Cheney To NSA: Spy On Supreme Court

Atmospheric CO2 5 April 2014 - 401.30 ppm

Security holes in power grid have federal officials scrambling

Is it worth it to get P.O. about a radio ad that compares liberals to vermin? or is it a case of

Israeli websites attacked by pro-Palestinian 'hacktivist' collective

GOP Grapples With The Unsettling Fear That Obamacare May Succeed

The Nation - US Reaches Terminal Stage Of Fossil Fuel Addiction

The One Anti-Obamacare Meme Still Going Strong Among Conservatives

Errol Morris, On Donald Rumsfeld's Inability to Separate Fact From Fantasy

Russia's 'oil sickness' erodes urgency for reform, critics say

Tea Party’s great dunce-off: How Ted Cruz is quietly kicking Rand Paul’s butt - By Digby

Rwanda makes great progress 20 years after genocide

Gay-haters’ free market hypocrisy: How Arizona bill backers are changing their tune

Calm returns to Syrian refugee camp in Jordan after deadly clash

Charles Wheelan, 'The Centrist Manifesto' on Washington Journal

Tens of thousands of Russian troops near Ukraine border: U.S. envoy

OK, Time's a'wastin' - I need to find 3 or 4 more Progressive/Liberal potential radio hosts before

Australia, Japan agree on free trade deal

Pistorius apologizes for killing girlfriend

SOme folk should never be around children- throw away the keys

Brooklynite Mickey Rooney has passed at the age of 93.

The Core Mormon Teaching the LDS Church Didn’t Jettison

Union revolt may signal trouble for Cuomo

"12 Monkeys" is becoming a TV show in 2015

Lesbian couple trailer set on fire

Uninsured Rate Falls To Lowest Since 2008: Gallup

Australian top court recognizes ‘non-specific’ gender

Why isn’t there a Neil deGrasse Tyson for the humanities? We blame Camille Paglia

The House GOP’s Down-Low, Backhanded Endorsement of Obamacare

The varied, natural new look of female power

Welcome to Someday

The ‘family squabble’ that led to dueling LICH bids

Men who love men who hate men who love men

Tub or shower?

Your Monday Marketplace Magic Map! Kerr-McGee Toxic Dump Sites From Sea To Shining Sea!

An Oil Spill In Galveston Bay - So What? 285 Spills Per Year Average For Bay Since 1998

Most/Least Corrupt States-A 1,000th Post Quiz....

Shale reserves overstated??? Say it isn't so!

12 Dead, Dozens Missing In Solomon Islands Floods; Speed Of River's Rise Surprised Residents

Gallup: Uninsured Rate At 5-Year Low As Obamacare Coverage Takes Hold

Meet America’s most progressive Senate nominee: Shenna Bellows of Maine

TOM TOMORROW: "Science Stuff" w/ Your Host, Right-Wing Science Dude!

LOL -- Seen the latest cover of "The New Yorker"?

Caption this guy

Supreme Court Declines to Hear (Early) Constitutional Challenge to NSA Bulk Collection

Decoding The High-Stakes Debate Over Medicare Advantage Cuts

Jeb Bush Reworking the Republican Party From the Bottom (Starting with Children) Up.

Rand Paul: Dick Cheney used 9/11 as excuse to invade Iraq for the benefit of Halliburton

Serious question

Man beaten to death outside Detroit gas station


Mickey Rooney was the last surviving actor whose career included a major number of pre-WWII movies.

TZ's Dream has come true!

Chili's Cancels Fundraising for Anti-Vaccination Autism Group

Putin was not “emboldened by Obama”: he was inspired by Bush.

Supreme Court won’t hear anti-gay photographer case

Rand Paul: "Cheney used 9/11 as excuse to invade Iraq for the benefit of Halliburton"

If the flood of H1B workers doesn't stop, why encourage Americans to study science & engineering?

IBM’s $5bn gamble: revolutionary computer turns 50

"All the Way" - on Broadway through June. (All the way with LBJ) Thanks,Oregon Shakespeare Festival

IBM’s $5bn gamble: revolutionary computer turns 50 / good reads xpost

What is a good, concise book(s) explaining abolition of US institutionalized slavery?

Call climate change what it is: violence

"Sharpest Drop In Uninsured Since 2008"---So now will Republicans say Gallup is cooking their books?

Georgia ALERT: More signatures needed...

TOON: Hobby Lobby strays from its Christian upbringing...

Report: Israeli diplomats beat up Indian immigration officer in Delhi

A Geographical Oddity

TYT: Do You Feel Sorry For The Billionaire Koch Brothers?

"The Polish Prince" -- Bobby Vinton. All these years, I never appreciated him much.

Jeb Bush calls some illegal immigration an "act of love"

Paulina Gretzky makes Golf Digest cover because she looks really good in lycra.Is this bad for golf?

Landslide news, nationally

How did the 70s get framed as the ultimate bad time?

Sagan warned us almost two decades ago ago.

Poll: Majority of Americans Would Support Jeb Bush Painting / exhibited by Andy Borowitz

1950s: Army tests mosquitoes, fleas as biological weapons on Americans

Gay Scoutmaster Refuses To Step Down

ACLU: President Obama to Take Major Executive Action on Equal Pay

Cop Pulls Gun on 11yr Old Black Child for Building a Treehouse

'House of Cards' Welcomes Back 'Game of Thrones' With Taunting Tweet

People that feel weak are the ones that attack.

Debunking help needed on possible ACA Lie

Men on the Edge of Panic: Boomer Esiason, Mike Fancesa and Toxic Masculinity


Suicidal Refusal To Raise Taxes For Anything Even Dire Emergency Just Deranged.

Team Boehner Frantically Reassures Drudge That GOP Really Is Repealing Obamacare

Poll: Dem Landrieu Leads All GOPers In The Field

Pic Of The Moment: ACA Causes Sharp Drop In Uninsured

Nailing that Job Interview

Rumsfeld ‘courted by’ would-be GOP presidents

Paid sick days - Reich on FB

Cooking the Rôti Sans Pareil

Thom Hartmann: The War on Tesla

Thom Hartmann: CNN Ignores Climate Change & Fox Lies About It

Assad 'says fighting largely over by end of year' - former Russian PM

Vatican bank granted a reprieve by Pope Francis after series of scandals

The STEM Enrollment Boom

F-16 fighter jets intercept Cessna in restricted Washington DC airspace

Would you try this ?!

Surely we can do better for our kids

*** Gets out Electric Hammer and hangs sign out at the new DU Lounge Airport ***

Dear Applicant,

Liechtenstein Financier Shot Dead in Reported Investment Feud

New Yorker magazine cover is going to cause tantrums among the GOP...

Confession: I'm amazed at (and terrified of) Multi Level Marketing businesses

In Silicon Valley, Cooks and Housekeepers Face Eviction

The Roberts Court Just Endorsed Many Of Nixon’s Most Corrupt Campaign Finance Schemes

Right Wing Guns = Right Wing Fear

Crossing Christie What the bridge scandal says about the Governor’s political style, and his future

A whale in need meets man indeed ...

Snickers mocks the idea that men can respect women in Australian ad

Want to read some garbage? Check out asshat Damon Linker's column

NBC Climate Change program

Buycott App Lets You Boycott Koch Brothers & Monsanto

Facts: The GOP Budget

Toon: Bush unveils portraits of world leaders...

Ted Kennedy Jr. to run for Connecticut Senate

Does anyone know how to get a recording of the Melissa Harris-Perry Show ...

Toon: John Boner

New computer. Already changed layout using Stardock. Now need office

President Reagan's Economic Advisor vs. Ed Gillespie

After working four straight days, House GOP plans 18-day vacation

A Dog Risks His Life To Save Four Newborn Kittens During A House Fire In Melbourne, Australia.

South Carolina, is there something in the water?

If I change my username, does my post count start at 0? also how do I change my username? nt

Syria: Dutch priest Fr van der Lugt shot dead in Homs

Why were the Kochs in the KS Senate Prez's office directing the attack on teachers?

Would you take a ride in this truck?

Supreme Court declines to hear Iowa campaign finance challenge

Go to the story about saving the whale!

Know who the only two presidents to cut the deficits in the past 50 years were?


Conservatives Are Furious With Harry Reid For Warring With The Kochs

African American Music Museum on track to be built in Nashville

Bernie Sanders' double faceplam

Robert Reich: Jobs Report and the Supreme Court’s “McCutcheon” Debacle

Billy Jones reflects on breaking ACC's color barrier in basketball

With my knee wrapped, belly full of aspirin, I set out to do some macro.

Alonzo Mourning, Nolan Richardson, Gary Williams headline HOF class

Oprah Winfrey Network Making Mini-Series on Tulsa Race Riot

Occupy activist facing seven years in jail was 'promoter of non-violence'

GOP healthcare plan

New Yorker Cover Depicts Obama Spoon-Feeding McConnell Medicine

And we wonder ...

Reception Honoring the 100th anniversary of Booker T Washington’s Riverside Visit

The day HAS come

Too Black to Fail

Father Leaves Baby Locked in Car for 8 Hours (No Arrest)

Hillary Clinton's Phantom Presence in 2016 Campaign Freezes Other Democrats

Republicans find new ways to eviscerate health care laws

Will Extremist Lieberman Become Israel's Next Prime Minister?

Buckley v Vilejo, Citizens United v FEC, McKutcheon v. FEC, SCOTUS v US

Experiencing the same slow load time for DU

Jeb Will NEVER Be President

Peaches Geldof dies aged 25

Beware: Your Crush Probably Doesn’t Love You If He’s Asking For $86,000

What is your Tea Party name?

Oh, Snap!

I have to ask this - but has George W. Bush been the least productive ex-president?

Artists install massive poster of child’s face in Pakistan field to shame drone operators

Sociedad Argentina de Horticultura on FB

The Culture of Shut Up

Bill Maher New Rules: The Power of Language

Venezuela lashes out at Spain after exports of riot gear halted

Democrats: Breitbart Ad Depicting Nancy Pelosi As Miley Cyrus Is 'Disgusting' (PHOTO)

Cases the Supreme Court Avoided Today

Venezuelan Globovision editor Nairobi Pinto kidnapped

Jeb Crow Shrub "the smart one" did a CONSCIOUS UNCOUPLING from running with "act of love"

"5 Terrible Things I Learned As a Corporate Whistleblower"

US Complete Warheads-for-Fuel Program

"So why the hell are you still in the party?"

Statement by the President on Maryland's minimum wage increase


Peaches Geldof found dead aged 25

Anyone else live in Ca Fed district #4...

Can't We Just Say the Roberts Court Is Corrupt?

Scott Brown to formally enter Senate contest Thursday

Why The Government Just Threw Down $225 Million On Hybrid Electric Trains

Westboro Baptists protest Moore, OK. Residents rout them and run them off.

FDNY v. NYPD: Bench-Clearing Brawl Breaks Out During Charity Hockey Game

Koch Bros - It's the evil thing

Republican Healthcare Plan

" KY churches withhold $7 million from children’s home to force anti-gay policies"

Dubai Tells Global Bankers to Expect Another Boom.

Growing Up Unvaccinated

U.S. hits H-1B cap with 'high number' of petitions


Technological breakthrough? U.S. Navy says it can now convert seawater into fuel

SAS to Operate Business Class-Only 737 to Houston

Documents show Gogo boasted of helping law enforcement agencies spy on in-flight wifi

Woman calls police, complains about bad weed

State of the Union is ......

Cenk Uygur on why the pundit class does not like the pushback against the Koch Brothers.

Westboro Baptist gets run out of town ....

Did you know you can download over 250 art books for free from the Getty Museum?

Joe Biden on voting rights

Americans who don't know where Ukraine is are most eager to bomb it

Keystone is a step in the wrong direction ...

XLNT! Conservatives Are Furious With Harry Reid For Warring With The Kochs

Liz Cheney: Stop ‘political’ investigation of torture and focus more on Benghazi

Where will you be on June 4?

Philadelphia Boy, Two, Fatally Shoots 11-Year-Old Sister: Police

Tropical Depression Peipah lumbers towards The Philippines

Rhode Island Teacher says, "I quit" (video)

‘Hardcore History’ host: Justice Roberts told America to accept plutocracy or revolt

GOP’s woman-haters club swells: Why their hatred is actually getting worse

"I'd know, I'd feel it if he were dead." I've seen similar statements in fiction, but I wonder

VIBES PLEASE!!!!! Fingers crossed for a new part time job!

Who reached 500 Ks faster than anyone in history?

Golda Meir...

Harry Reid Blasts Hayden For Saying Feinstein Is 'Too Emotional'

Obamacare- Fox News says No!No!No! Not 7M -- Gallup did a survey!!!

Full lunar eclipse on Apr 15.

What Drunk Rodents Can Tell Us About Human Relationships

Here's an April Fools' prank a professor will never forget:

Eight Headlines the Mainstream Media Doesn't Have the Courage to Print

The Gun Is Never The Problem: A Guide To Right-Wing Responses To Mass Shootings

The ‘Cuban Twitter’ Covert Program: Misleading Denials by the Obama Administration

Those family values Republicans are at it again.

The ‘Cuban Twitter’ Covert Program: Misleading Denials by the Obama Administration

A thread in which I rebut the logical fallacies and errors of an anti-RKBA diatribe

Neil Patrick Harris, Harvey Weinstein, Bryan Cranston Lobby for Broadway Tax Incentive

Could you soon be filling up with SEAWATER? US Navy reveals 'game changing' fuel created from water

Virginia GOP lawmaker blasts elderly woman over Medicaid expansion: ‘You are the problem’

raspberryHy-- powering the Raspberry Pi with hydrogen

Local Paper Allegedly Busts GOP Rep In 'Extramarital Encounter' (there's pictures)

MD Minimum Wage Bill on Governor's desk for signing. edit

a pretty funny April Fools joke

The Bitchy Bracket

This is a must read.

"Was Turkey Behind Syrian Sarin Attack?" Robert Parry Reports on Sy Hersh's New Revelations!

Turn... The new tv show on AMC...

Lawmakers pushing for further gun restrictions

Harry Reid: GOP should wear Koch Insignia

Coney Island fire leaves 2 cops critical; Teen charged

Married GOP Rep. Caught Kissing Staffer In Surveillance Video: Report

Sy Hersh Reveals Potential Turkish Role in Syria Chemical Strike That Almost Sparked U.S. Bombing

Filner the philanderer is back on the streets ....

9,000,000,000 slaughtered each year - do we eat this much meat?

Very bad news for Gov. Christie.

Viagra May Boost Risk of Deadly Skin Cancer, Study Finds

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver sees little hope for medical marijuana this session

Poor wet bird,

Wet bird,

Come one NSA, admit was you

Plans for EU gas flows to Ukraine could be blocked by Russia

Kamala Harris Is Engaged

Absurd Argument Against Overtime Pay By Fox News Host

Israel backs Syrian opposition accusations of poison attack

America's Dirty Laundry: Homelessness and Poverty in the US

Marijuana Legalization Will Kill Puppies! According To DEA Head

PSA for the Pet Parents out there!

Mayor de Blasio tsk-tsks NYPD/FDNY hockey brawl; doesn't specify a penalty

U.S. Navy to test laser weapon aboard ship in Persian Gulf

De Blasio Performs First Marriage at City Hall

How Politics Buries Science in Landslide Mapping

The greater good -

TX Special Prosecutors: O'Keefe Video 'A Canard and Political Disinformation' (Complaint Dismissed)

Surge in Central America minors trying to cross desert into US

Tea Party Defender Of Traditional Marriage Busted Wrecking His Traditional Marriage

The Grand Mufti’s Nazi connection

Pro-Russian Separatists Declare Donetsk, East Ukraine Independent

Stress Alters Children's Genomes

Russian Foreign Ministry Is Concerned About Additional Army Forces Arriving To East Of Ukraine Read

Surge in Central America minors trying to cross desert into US

French Jews say Prime Minister Manuel Valls has their back

Tracing the U.S. heroin surge back south of the border as Mexican cannabis output falls

Fossil Galaxy May Be One of First Ever Formed

U.S. Senators Press For Hard Line Over Reported Iran-Russia Deal

Westboro Baptist Church counter-protested by **MY UNCLE** and they ran away

Seven Things to Know About Our Universe

Task force will fight cigarette smuggling

New York state health enrollment tops 900,000

Senate Unemployment Extension vote: 58 yes 38 no (so far)

Senate nears passage of jobless-benefits bill

UConn guard on unions: I go to bed 'starving'

Jewish baseball stars to watch in 2014

Ban on religious gear in public at heart of Quebec election

Federal judge sides with in Bobby Jindal billboard lawsuit

Egypt court sentences four gays to prison

Tracing the U.S. heroin surge back south of the border as Mexican cannabis output falls

'OMG! He shook my hand!'

That self-serving Christie Report was released

Inflation promotes wealth equality. "Price stability" safeguards inequality

Icredible Informative Discussion: "Springless Arabs"...What Happened"

Nun at center of Charlotte Catholic High controversy goes on leave


Never. Washing. Hand. Again....

Elizabeth Warren Picks A Fight With Paul Ryan

Hail Hydra!

"if the CIA could arrange for the attack..on September 11, 2001, it is not improbable to link MH370

End of Windows XP support spells trouble for some (I got my Win 8 PC 10 days ago)

Family values Republican caught on camera valuing his girlfriend

Sarah Kay: If I should have a daughter...

To much money for nuth'n

It's not Russia that is destabilising Ukraine.

Do these people ever write any NEW material?? "This is the largest tax bill in history...

What Does GOP Really Stand For?

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, colleagues, push for more federal funding to investigate college sexual...

Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Conn. (most expensive area for long-term elder care; $159,359/yr.)

Pope approves reforms for scandal-plagued Vatican bank

Hop on.

Los Angeles Times Editorial- A missed chance to help L.A.'s homeless

Weight Watchers Vs. Krispy Kreme

The Most Religiously Diverse Countries Are..

Elizabeth Warren Picks A Fight With Paul Ryan

Seymour Hersh Does It Again! Killing In The Name Of

Florida megachurch pastor resigns over 'moral failing'

Sen. Feinstein Calls Former CIA Director's 'Emotional' Comment 'Nonsense'

Sen. Feinstein Calls Former CIA Director's 'Emotional' Comment 'Nonsense'

Sarah Kay: If I should have a daughter...

April 7, 1947

I just saw Donald Trump molesting a beagle on 5th Avenue.

Two Of the Stray Dogs From Sochi Have Found a New Life In Florida (Picture)

Thom Hartmann: NAFTA's Outlandish Claims

Thom Hartmann: Welcome to the "no privacy" ever society...

NTSB: Engineer In Fatal Metro-North Derailment Has ‘Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea’

A tidbit of wisdom for RepublicOns

Republican seeks 'forgiveness' after video shows him kissing aide

conventional wisdom doesn’t come from nowhere

Exxon Mobil dismisses a low carbon future and puts faith in oil markets

Poll shows NYC residents uninterested in 2014 baseball season

VW considering tossing election results and accepting UAW union, group says

Watching tweety now..

Breaking news..

The Simpsons Honor David Letterman with a Couch Gag

TN Democrats call for investigation into Gov. Haslan's $300M union busting scheme.

Court Rejects Louisiana's Bid To Stop Anti-Jindal Pro-Obamacare Billboard

Moral Monday in Georgia (pic heavy)

Janeway?! Say it isn't show--so.

Canada Funds High-Tech Drone Campaign Against Mohawk Tobacco Trade

Bill requires sobriety test after a car accident

This is SOMETHING!!!!

You come and go, you come and go.

Budget gives caregivers a raise

Not All Big Companies Pay Minimum Wage And Treat Animals And People Like Dirt

As sure as Kilimanjaro rises like Olympus above the Serengeti!

U.S. government rolls back proposed Medicare Advantage cut

Westboro Baptist Church counter-protested by **MY UNCLE** and they ran away

I found the most delicious flavored soda (pop for those so inclined to call it that) today

Baby Elephant Walk... Warning... The following scenes contain images of extreme cuteness...

Matt Taibbi is going to be the guest on The Daily Show tonight. That should be interesting.

Did my taxes.

URGENT: Say No to Killing America's Smallest Swans!

The relationship of Bubbles and Bella..

Dumb Criminals: Teenage Houston Camaro Driver Gives New Meaning To The Phrase "Car Pool"

US Navy 'Game-Changer': Converting Seawater into Fuel


Dumb Criminals: Trinidad Drug Smuggler Traveling Through JFK Hid Cocaine In Meat

Bush: Putin ‘Dissed’ Barney The Dog During A White House Visit

On "Christian" politicians and preachers screwing around...

Jesse Jackson Jr. Tossed In Solitary After Advising Fellow Prisoners Of Rights

A bit of Desert Spring from the Arizona Daily Star.

With The Phantom of the Opera, Chuck Schumer Pushes Tax Break for Broadway

OK DUers his new name is Paulbearer

Now He Tells Us: McCutcheon Attorney Admits Money Is Not Speech

Want to become a better photographer? Study the classics.

And They Called It Puppy Love!

Conference on World Affairs Boulder Colorado

Bill closes sex offender loophole

Dutch Jesuit priest killed in Syria