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Archives: July 24, 2014

German Protesters Chant 'Gas the Jews' in Anti-Israel Rallies

Washington has a mountain of evidence but isn't disclosing it. "Drumbeat of War?"

This is what it looks like where I live....

Posting to state my strong support of Pres. Obama!

Sometimes when the world gets crazy, you just have to build a 140db 'fart machine'

BREAKING: Statement from IATSE on possible lockout at the Metropolitan Opera

BREAKING: Statement from IATSE on possible lockout at the Metropolitan Opera

Cruz is going to block State Dept. Noms over new fake conspiracy.

How did you celebrate National Hotdog Day?

What do you make of the white flags on the Brooklyn bridge??

In case there is any doubt which US professional sports team had the most consecutive losing seasons

Ted Cruz Labels FAA Ban On Flights To Israel An 'Economic Boycott'

"The truth is - I don't know what its like to be a person of color"

Tea Party town hall erupts as Texas state Rep urges ‘compassion’ for migrant kids

The Group of Bloggers Unearthing MH17 Intel Quicker Than U.S. Spies

Federal Judge Strikes Down Colorado Same-Sex Marriage Ban

I have a smart phone.

Hungary’s new ambassador to Italy thinks Jews are ‘agents of Satan’

"Why The World Is Spinning Into Crisis Everywhere"

Jeremy Scahill: Media Has Failed to Cover ‘Massive Massacre’ in Gaza

The Folly of Man

No Direction Home

"Researchers Think They Know Why College-Educated People Support The Tea Party"

I just lost my job.

Inmate Dies 2 Hours After Execution Began in Arizona - TWO HOURS!!! WTF?!?!!!

Venezuelan Network Telesur Expands Into English

Democrats roll out plan for aggressive voter protection program

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseeker Check In!! Church Night!!

Today in History, July 23rd

"Meet republican Jody Hice, the (likely) new craziest member of Congress"

And now ...

American Airlines Labor Talks Underway For 30,000 Workers

TCM Schedule for Thursday, July 24, 2014 -- What's On Tonight - Kirk Douglas

Rio Grande Being Drained By Irrigation Needs; Why The Need For Huge Patrol Boats?

TCM Schedule for Friday, July 25, 2014 -- Friday Night Spotlight - 100th Anniversary of WWI

Respected Marquette Law School poll has Wisc. Gov. Scott Walker in potential electoral peril

I'm against it!

Jerusalem Patriarch: "It's Better To Be Good Neighbors Forever Than Enemies Forever"

Who is the most batshit insane Republican congressman?

Breaking on Rachel

Hero IDF Commander in Gaza Isn’t Jewish

There is NO middle ground on the death penalty

Cuomo's Moreland Commission TV Commercial. Good god:

Wake Up! Loungers

Don’t Celebrate Yet: Warning Letter Didn’t Halt Wage Theft in New Mexico Fields

This seems appropriate given all the asylum seeking children coming to the US:

Dem Rep Himes Shoves FoxNews Viewer Back Into His Hole: Watch ‘A Little Less Fox News’

God just bring back the guillotine.

Rockets found at UN Gaza school went missing

'New Gold Rush' for Riches Takes Aim at Deep Ocean

Remind me why we do business with China?...

Who has been killed in Gaza?

Gaza Bloodshed Deepens As Airlines Shun Israel

Funeral Held for Man Who Died in NY Police Custody

1/4 watt guitar amp I just built...

Strip-searched suspect speaks out about Officer Pantaleo

Though Billy didn't understand it at the time, what he really discovered

Tea Party town hall erupts as Texas state Rep urges ‘compassion’ for migrant kids

Warmongering is allowed on DU?

Gaza’s Resistance Will Not be Crushed | Ramzy Baroud

Movie: Wish I Was Here

ADL Condemns UNHRC Decision To Investigate Israel For Alleged War Crimes

Yet more ridiculous nonsense from Politifact

TCM Schedule for Saturday, July 26, 2014 -- The Essentials - Karl Freund Tribute

Norwegian Doctor Urges Obama To See Gaza Suffering First Hand

Israeli officials say conditions not ripe for Gaza cease-fire

Hey, GM! Here's how to handle a recall.

Christie throws support behind Beauprez, stands by comments on Colorado, pot

SpaceX Falcon 9 First Stage Water Landing (ORBCOMM Mission)

Jews Say: End the War on Gaza -- No Aid to Apartheid Israel!

Appeal of Keystone XL ruling will be argued Sept. 5

NRA Floats Idea Of Kids Needing To Show Gun Proficiency "To Advance To The Next Grade"

9/11 DEBATE CHALLENGE: Credentialed Professionals Need Only Apply

NASA Seeks Proposals for Commercial Mars Data Relay Satellites

The Gray Light of Morning | John Michael Greer


Argentina president says country will not default

Real Time Line Up for 7/25/14

Sometimes The Border Crosses You (Know Your History) | Mickey Z.

Ok time to quit crying and want your Democracy back...then tell them they HAVE

Hero Pit Bull Saves Injured Chihuahua Pal

Facts and figures on Market Basket

damm libruls

Interview: Moroccan Atheist Reveals How He Spends Ramadan

Border Justice Cause Brings Unlikely Religious Groups Together In Defense Of Migrant Children

Creationist Ken Ham Says Aliens Will Go To Hell So Let's Stop Looking For Them

Editor who used 'gaystapo' claims religious discrimination

Stem Cell Transplant - all systems go

Russia turns Sochi Olympic site, Crimea into casino zones

You know what would be really good of facebook to do? Start an ancestry ancestral

'My Saddest Photo Yet' Shows Gaza From The ISS

Oh dear - we appear to have upset Ted Nugent

Right today as it was nearly 100 years ago.

Laylat Al Qadr 2014: What Is The 'Night Of Power?'

This tree produces 40 different types of fruit

Special liturgy atones for outbreak of ‘The Great War’

"We have such abundant natural reserves of crazy..."

We Are Israeli Reservists. We Refuse To Serve(from The Washington Post)

Bill Thompson aka Wallace from Wallace and Ladmo died

Venezuela moves to close down Torre David, a 45-story ‘vertical slum’

Apologists for Hamas should repudiate lack of morality

Blackburn says ‘dreamers’ program adds to border crisis

Video Purportedly Shows Another NYPD Officer Using Chokehold On Suspect In East Harlem

Rep. Louie Gohmert: Israel’s invasion of Gaza means ‘it is time to bomb Iran’

Patients in Tenncare limbo sue for benefits

Why Democratic gov hopeful in Michigan likely voted for Rick Santorum

Rubio suggests Clinton too old

Women’s Rights Issues Gather Support Among Candidates (Tennessee)

I had a long conversation going with someone on gmail and I wanted to find it and it's gone!

Yep, Chris McDaniel is THAT arrogant.

The elephant in our house...

Women's advocates rally in Lancaster, PA against Conestoga Wood contraception ruling

Q-Poll FL: Crist-Scott is 39-37% race with Libertarian Wyllie at 9%

It's a repeat, but I'm watching George Takei on Bill Maher's show...

I got in a fight with my parents today...

Prevent spread of HIV by protecting women's rights: Editorial

I'm going to miss Colbert when he's gone

South Korea ferry fugitive hid behind cabin wall, bags of cash at hand

It's Déjà Vu in Gaza All Over Again

The humidity today in NYC was smothering.

San Jose: Disgraced postal inspector indicted on federal mail theft, drug charges

FAA Lifts Flight Restrictions for Ben Gurion International Airport

Welcome to the Great DU Lounge Discouragement Thread

Those famous "educators", Campbell Brown and Dan Senor, on attack against NY teachers.

U.S. ends ban on flights into Israel's Ben Gurion Airport

I posted more about Campbell Brown and Dan Senor and their attacks on teachers.

If Israel Is In Mortal Danger, Why Did Bloomberg Fly There?

Jefferson Co. DA expects Beaumont ISD indictments next week

Here is a little death penalty graph for you supporters........

Dumb Cops: Town Marshal Accused Of Stealing Son's Girlfriends' Underwear

Prayers, vibes, positive thoughts for a true humanitarian hero

STOP UW-Superior Outsourcing

Bumgarner gives tired Giants 'pen a break in 3-1 win

University of Wis.-Superior is poised to outsource its custodian and grounds crew jobs(petition)

July 24th is National Tequila Day so here are the cat pictures!

Mother Jones: How America Finances the Destruction in Gaza—and the Cleanup

The French resistance didn't congregate in a field. They "hid" themselves amongst the populace.

If you haven't seen "Snowpiercer" do so

Saying no to chemo - thoughts?



Rumor has it ...

binoculars, peroxide, bank account numbers, pay stubs, academic transcripts, library cards

Some lesser known Early Renaissance masterpieces

Irony ...

Gazans Show Off Portable Missile Launcher

Hay There !!

Not In Our Name: Jewish Activists Arrested in Sit-in

British Arms Sales To Russia Fracture Sanctions Push

Dogs Too Are Capable Of Feeling Jealous, Says A New Study

MSNBC’s Sole Palestinian Voice Rula Jebreal Takes on Pro-Israeli Gov’t Bias

Dozens of pro-China Twitter accounts outed by Free Tibet as fakes

Idiots! #Wisconsin @GOP files complaint against Trek over @GovWalker ad

Before and after.

"Gas the Jews": Anti-Semitic Protesters Loot Shops, Burn Cars In France's 'Little Jerusalem'

In Photos: A Pro-Palestine Protest Descended Into Anti-Semitism in Paris This Weekend

Israeli football players attacked on the field in Austria

WaPo: Beretta to move manufacturing jobs out of Maryland, blames state gun laws

10 New Yorker religion articles to read while the archives are free

U.S. Religious Leaders Embrace Cause of Immigrant Children

Quick question - how long before kittens settle down a bit?

Cuba looks to mangroves to fend off rising seas

Cuba looks to mangroves to fend off rising seas

Rich Urban Mom Addicts Get Sobriety Coaches; Poor Moms Get Jail

UN human development report faults inequality

Either we pissed off "GOD" or "EXTRATERRESTRIALS"

The Heart of the Problem With Israel: The Mass Expulsion of the Palestinian People

I'm confused!!!

Missing Air Algerie plane from Burkina Faso has crashed: Algerian official

I got my hair done, my cousin called me a female Legolas

Norway warned of imminent security threat

Rich Urban Mom Addicts Get Sobriety Coaches; Poor Moms Get Jail

Clueless Rich Kids on the Rise: How Millennial Aristocrats Will Destroy Our Future

Right-Wing Christians Tell Others' Kids 'Convert or Go to Hell,' Then Accuse Liberals of Indoctrinat

The Youngest Victims of the Drug War at Home and Abroad

Celebrate Medicare's birthday on July 30th by calling Congress.

Neil deGrasse Tyson: US must ‘sink lower’ before Congress will opt to protect the planet

Jealous wags: Dogs show envy is 'primordial' emotion

The deafening silence around the Hamas proposal for a 10-year truce

Good morning

Source Leaks Secret Guidelines for US Government "Watchlist"

Sudan 'apostasy' woman Meriam Yahia Ibrahim flies to Italy

I'm Done Apologizing for Israel

Apple Denies It Built NSA a Backdoor for 600 Million Devices

European court rules against Poland over secret CIA jail

Who is Winning?

US Leads World in Climate Change Denial

Thom Hartmann: Women in Jail...Your Body Isn't Yours...

Thom Hartmann: Rich Brats Hijacked our Democracy

Those TV cameras responsible for civilian deaths in Gaza

Professor of Chemistry Turns India’s Plastic Trash into Useable Roadways

No one's going to win this

I'm getting a Post-9/11 and Pre-Iraq War Vibe

Iraq: Christians Say Terror Drove Them From Mosul

Algeria airliner missing on Sahara route from Burkina Faso

The U.S Has More Solar Workers Than Coal Miners

NYC official: Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts

A chessboard drenched in blood

Phyllis Bennis - Israel and genocide of Native Americans

Willie Nelson, Farm Aid coming to N. Carolina

Ukrainian separatists first believed then denied that they shot down MH17

Here Are 14 Jobs That Pay More Than Being A Teacher.

Spying on Friends

Obama Is Going After The Loophole That Sends American Companies To Cheap Tax Countries

Dollars Instead of Bombs

Iftar Dinners Around the World...slide show

CIA Agent or Arms Trafficker?

Omaha zoo's last elephant finds some old friends in Cleveland (story & video)

Keeping Spies Out: Germany Ratchets Up Counterintelligence Measures

Marco Rubio Whines That Same-Sex Marriage Supporters Need To Be Tolerant Of His Bigotry

That Uncontacted Tribe That Just Emerged From The Amazon? They've Already Caught The Flu

Mystery Tipper (TipsforJesus) Visits New Orleans Restaurant

Tennessee woman pulls gun in Walmart parking lot when asked to drive slower

Shinzo Abe Has Transformed the Japan-US Security Treaty into a Military Alliance

Today's Non-Sequitur

Right-Wing Christians Tell Others' Kids 'Convert or Go to Hell,' .....

African National Congress calls for recall of Israeli ambassador

U.S. health insurers to pay $330 million in premium rebates

UPDATE:CRASH CONFIRMED. An Air Algérie plane with 110 on board has been missing for 10 hours.

Ammosexual Event At Grassy Knoll Demonstrates How Un-American They Are (VIDEO)

This man is much more powerful than the President of the United States

Beautiful dream of Israel has become a nightmare

American spies in Germany: The end of trust

SKELETOR ALERT: Ann Coulter: Helping Migrant Children Makes You A Bad Christian

Texas Dept. Of Public Safety Quietly Starts Demanding Full Set Of Prints From Drivers License Applic

HK firms on edge as democracy rally blockade looms

Marines Transfer to Australia: No Justification for Stationing Troops in Okinawa

America: Supporting Terrorists While Fearing Their Return

Letters - Lack of empathy with the Palestinians' plight

Jews and Arabs refuse to be enemies

Online Clock Shows How Long Israel Has Been Rocket-Free

Obama Administration to Whales, Dolphins: You Go Deaf, We'll Get Oil

John Kerry is Definetly NOT a Netanyahu Supporter

The Rude Pundit: My Hippy Jesus Problem

"Jews and Arabs Refuse To Be Enemies" Movement calls for love, not violence

Jews and Arabs refuse to be enemies

Normalizing Militarized Culture

Meet the Man Running for Congress on an Anti-Muslim Platform

The Lubin

Obama Leads Republicans' War Against Russia:

Lawyers demand outside probe of two-hour Arizona execution

Breaktime from chaos: Doggie misdeeds (cute) graphic

The Luck of Eden Hall

New state rankings on how America’s children are faring

The Mystery of a Ukrainian Army "Defector"

The Stealing of America by the Cops, the Courts, the Corporations and Congress

Building, Not Rebuilding, Public Education

Ukraine has not received Canadian aid promised months ago, ambassador says

Veteran Dies Like A Dog In VA Parking Lot; Family Charges Cover-up

Going to the Dogs

The Discharge of a Naval Nuclear Weapons Protester

Montana’s top court suspends judge who blamed 14-year-old girl for being raped

Nature Getting Victorian On UK Asses With Return Of Tuberculosis, Scurvy, Gout, Pertussis

Feeding Appalachia's hungry children through the summer

Iowa editor gets fired over anti-’gaystapo’ rant, then sues for religious discrimination

G&M - 58% Mortality Rate For Ontario Overwintering Bee Colonies In 2013-14

A short post about why I sympathize with Palestinians even when they do terrible things.

Daily Climate - Arctic Sea Ice On Pace For New Record Low (Though 2 Months To Go Yet)

First residential helipad coming to western Loudoun?

Koterba toon: Hillary....

The media keeps talking about the republican base vs democratic party base BUT

ISIS orders female genital mutilation in Iraq

Venezuela consul to Aruba, Hugo Carvajal, arrested

State of Tennessee Sued for Depriving Residents of Medicaid Coverage

Thursday Toon Roundup 1- I-P Train running low on soul coal

Thursday TOON Roundup 2- Go Back

Thursday TOON Roundup 3- Planes

George R.R. Martin's Response To A Fan's Letter Is The Happiest Ending He Ever Wrote

American Airlines to pay first dividend since 1980

Mary Burke pulls ahead of Gov. Scott Walker in very close Marquette poll (likely voters)

Thursday TOON Roundup 4- The Rest

Obama wants limits on US company mergers abroad

Gates worried about notion of US disengagement

How did you get interested in Sports??

Noam Chomsky vs. Al Franken: Behind the odd progressive divide between senators, intellectuals on Ga

Revealed: the Palestinian children killed by Israeli forces

Jobless claims fall to lowest level since early 2006

"Is it controversial that the children (aren't) alive? -OR- That they're children?

How to Exercise Our Right to Defend Ourselves without Being Victim-Blaming

5 countries that love America (and 5 that hate it)

A conservative judiciary run amok

Patriarchy allows child marriage and female genital mutilation to flourish

Ky Mayor Attacks High Gas Prices by Opening City-Run Fueling Station, Gets Accused of “Socialism"

Cuomo's Moreland Commission TV Commercial. Good god:

Does anyone know what happened to R.e. Paris?

Look at the mighty Rick Perry, protecting our border, hunting refugees.....

Jan Brewer: Inmate In Botched Execution 'Did Not Suffer'

Why Am I Moving Left? - America’s changed, and so have I. ---By THOMAS E. RICKS

Papantonio: Republicans Obsessed With Burying Obama

Be careful which “news sources” you trust…

Heh. For the Irony File: Putin signs law requiring mass storage of Russians’ personal internet data

Fox’s Brian Kilmeade: Gay NFL player Michael Sam hurts team like dogfighter Michael Vick

7/22 Drought Monitor Update - Some Improvements In S. Plains, But California Still In Terrible Shape

Jailed Venezuelan opposition leader goes on trial

South Africa Gives Man Convicted Of Murder, Poaching & Illegal Arms Charge 77 Years In Prison

Missing Air Algerie flight has crashed - Algerian aviation official.................

Answering a different call: Americans who fight for Israel

KISS My Ass – Washed Up Rocker Tells The Poor To Worship His Money

Venezuela just mortgaged another $4 billion of its oil exports to China

Beck: Bombing Victim I Wrongly Accused Was An 'Involuntary' Public Figure

Can you enjoy art by a person who has a worldview you find reprehensible?

“When does your decency kick in?” Police overreach and the Eric Garner difference

Dogs Who Mourn: Meet 4 Who Openly Grieved the Loss of Their Humans

Excessive force cited in lawsuit against Austin police officer

Rachel Canning's parents were right after all

GM profit 2Q falls 85 pct. on recall costs

U.S. health insurers to pay $330 million in premium rebates

Israel shells U.N.-run school in Gaza Strip, killing at least 10

US Provides Israel the Weapons Used on Gaza

Texas governor's startup fund is not all it seems

“Open carry” activists celebrate where JFK was murdered.

Supporting Atheists

Pope meets Christian sentenced to death for faith

State agencies launch LGBT data-collection effort

Sudan Woman Who Faced Religious Execution Lands in Italy

Breaking -Israeli shell kills fifteen at UN school where families are

Gardening in Oklahoma

N.J. Catholic woman, ordained as priest in dissident ceremony, dies at 71

Albany County pushing tough new oil train law

Another in the "Polite Society" series

Poll: Most Americans Say People Are Better Off Under Obamacare

PHOTOS: America in Color from 1939 - 1943

The Leader of the Unfree World

An Eye For An Eye...

Hamas is only seeking a few things

At Garner’s funeral, Sharpton calls for justice, peaceful protests

Comcast’s worst nightmare: How Tennessee could save America’s Internet

When can local/county police justifiably tune into cell phone calls?

Op-ed: What Part of Illegal Don't You Understand?


Rick Perry Orders Dallas Cowboys to Mexican Border

Preet Bharara: ‘If other people aren’t going to do it, then we’re going to do it’

An American meat company in China has been repackaging old meat

One crazy ass picture of John McCain.

US Marines demonstrate Ultra Heavy-lift Amphibious Connector prototype

Minuteman Militia Planning “Operation Normandy” to Deploy 3,500 Men to Stop Border “Invasion”

Is there any agency in Florida that monitors foreclosure auctions?

Israel bans radio advert listing names of children killed in Gaza

FAA Lifts Ban on US Flights to Tel Aviv Airport

CIA ran secret torture jail in Poland, rules European Court of Human Rights

Ben Kallos and Gale Brewer Want to Save the City’s VHS and Betamax Tapes

KS Repub state legislators NOT happy with Gov. Brownback - Endorse Democrat For Governor

I have an idea that could save the lives of children. I don't

Well, I'm flying the red-eye from Mumbai to Paris tonight

Dem Rep. Mocks C-SPAN Caller's Conspiracies: Watch 'Less Fox News' (VIDEO)

Jimmy Vacca to introduce bill to bring wi-fi to all parks

I don't have netflix or any of those movie and tv thingies but I really want to watch

What makes you decide to make a big life change?

Ted Talk-American Indians "unclean vermin"

Tornado tears through campground in Cape Charles, Virginia; 3 fatalities reported

List the major bands/artists that you've seen perform live

Israel bombs empty Gaza hospital, calling it Hamas command center

Yesterday's thread on Theresa Roemer's closet

Chris Hedges: The Palestinians’ Right to Self-Defense

In light of concerns, Education Department will release test data

A Really Good Thing: Why we should celebrate the rise of atheism and secularity

Is the GOP now the sore loser party?

U.S. Religious Leaders Embrace Cause of Immigrant Children

Price-gouging businesses cry ‘socialism’ after KY drivers flock to city-run gas station

World Cup: Brazil-Luxembourg

Halliburton Fracking Spill Mystery: What Chemicals Polluted an Ohio Waterway?

The Plots of Classic Movies...from a Republican Perspective

Killing Machines and the Madness of Militarism: From Gaza to Afghanistan

Please get Michele Bachmann's picture off the home page.

Ukrainian Communist Party to Be Dissolved Thursday

Update: Story about Mariela Castro being described as false

What Would Reagan Do?

Phil Reisman: Revealing the power behind the Cuomo throne

How a solar storm two years ago nearly caused a catastrophe on Earth

This is why you cannot take madinmaryland to a baseball game

This song... even more meaningful 30 years later.

Vladimir Putin's AIDS Crisis

Halliburton Fracking Spill Mystery: What Chemicals Polluted an Ohio Waterway?

Walker, The Facilitator of Unfair Trade Deals, is Responsible for WI's Huge Outsourcing Problem

(Israeli) Airstrike Hits School Sheltering Gaza Civilians -- More War Crimes

With Immigration, Their Fight Is Our Fight

Astorino Calls For Special Prosecutor In Moreland Case

IQ's- the top ten

Jawjuh (as opposed to Georgia) republican nutcase...

Check out this fun photobomb!

“This is a crisis, and not simply a political crisis, but a moral one..."

Microsoft's most boneheaded product is about to be killed off

Ann Coulter Keeps Taking Shots At Chris McDaniel Supporters

5 Right Wing Food Companies

Citi Bike Poised for a Big Infusion of Cash

HHS: Consumers saved $9 billion on coverage thanks to Obamacare

Megyn Kelly Was Wrong Last Night On FAA's Flight Ban In Ukraine

"Carl Sagan Took My Faith -- And Gave Me Awe" (Beautiful, inspiring deconversion story)

Dr. Housing Bubble 07/24/14

Wisconsin [email protected] Admin-to stop enforcing birth control law

Jesus Christ!

The NFL suspends Ray Rice for 2 games... for punching his wife in the face, knocking her unconscious

Eric Garner chokehold cop once accused of strip-searching two men in broad daylight

Man went to hospital for circumcision and awoke to find penis amputated

Ukrainian prime minister announces resignation

Major California reservoirs below 50% capacity as drought wears on

Meriam Ibrahim, finally freed from Sudan, meets with Pope Francis

(MUST READ) 'It's a nightmare, but I just don’t see a better policy'

If TaskRabbit Is the Future of Employment, the Employed Are Fucked

Buying an SUV to feel safer

Could use some tech help here

Home after spending the night in the Observation dept. of St. Rafe's Hospital here in New Haven....

Anyone who is doing an Israel BDS -- heads up.

“Dwight and I are the cornerstones of the Rockets. The rest of the guys are role players."

I'm starting to get angry (Another rant from the ranks of the working poor)

How to have a "new" plan in coservative world

No, ISIS Isn’t Ordering Female Genital Mutilation In Iraq

How Brilliant Monkeys Escape Predators By Using Field Scientists As Human Shields

Minnesota man guns down teen girl after she asks him to stop riding lawnmower in her yard

Pic Of The Moment: Most Republicans Say They Couldn't Live Off Minimum Wage, But...

Task Rabbit Is The New Model For Work In The 21st Century & The End Of A Job Market.

Poll: Clinton Trouncing Opponents in Key Florida Battleground

Deep Sea Explorers Stumble Upon A Creature They Can Hardly Believe Is Real

Venezuelan labor unions to continue peaceful protests

Todd Akin was "assassinated!" Well, he says so...

Elephants Killed For Sport Can’t Be Imported To The U.S. Anymore

Dear photoshop're welcome

Mike Adams (of NaturalNews), Monsanto, Nazis, and a Very Disturbing Article

Elizabeth Warren to help propose Senate bill to tackle part-time schedules

Israel's critics don't want a proportionate response in Gaza. They want no response at all

Senators Propose Compromise On Rifle Permit Discretion For Police Chiefs

BarbWire protests US giving documents to Brazil over dictatorship, worries about gay socialism

"Gay Marriage Ruins the Sanctity of Marriage"

Reuven Rivlin sworn in as President of Israel

Mary Poppins Quits

How often do you scoop your cat's litter box?

Minnesota man guns down teen girl after she asks him to stop riding lawnmower in her yard

Organic pesticides aren’t necessarily more sustainable than synthetic

The Stupidity of the New York Giants Hiring Anti-Gay David Tyree

A Progressive Jewish viewpoint on the Israel-Gaza War.

GOP lawsuit against Obama could play into Dems’ hands

Now I've Heard Everything - Boehner Edition

Speaking about Penises

what's for dinner - thursday, july 24

United 1st US airline to resume flights to Israel

RFK Jr. Joins the Anti-Vaccine Fringe

OH, I remember, alright..North American premiere at Cambodian Town Film Festival Long Beach, CA

Do we have a new Fred Phelps? Flip Benham disrupts funeral of UU church member who died from cancer

Rules Panel Backs Resolution Allowing House to Sue Obama

Weird thing happening with my processor.

Screwing Your Way To The Top? Good for Lana Del Rey For Helping Kill That Myth

Kerry Wrestles With Egypt and Turkey, Because Gaza Isn't Tough Enough

Ukraine Rebel Leader Says Stalingrad Coming to Donetsk

A little something for the "real Americans" screaming at children on the border...

Six films on Gaza from the Media Education Foundation

A Cultural Manifesto

Voting for Hillary or Liz Warren? It's a commie plot!

Zephyr Teachout: Cuomo administration’s Moreland meddling worse than Spitzer’s issues

SPLC lawsuit: Tennessee deprives residents of Medicaid coverage

New study shows brain-damaged child was well cared for 100,000 years ago

With All Due Deference by Linda Greenhouse

New study shows brain-damaged child was well cared for 100,000 years ago

Sales of U.S. New Homes Fell in June After Large Revision

Protest in Pictures: Rally Against Ted Nugent Performance at Wellmont Theater

Gaza's Next Disaster: No Cement for Rebuilding

Ted Nugent Blames Indian Casino Show Cancellation on Liberal ‘Army Assigned to Destroy Ted Nugent’

Scott Stringer Bashes NYCHA With Latest Audit

Jury count on profiles

Foreign Correspondents in Israel Complain of Intimidation

Japanese monkeys' abnormal blood linked to Fukushima disaster - study

Ted Nugent reacts to his lost gig at the Indian casino with usual quiet grace. He refers to his detr

I am going to save you all $10 by watching this video....


The Shawshank LeBron:

Chris Hayes inadvertently discredits traditional media

Energy nominee highlights nuclear weapons experience

Telesur English is up, sort of

Baldwin: I’d Rather Pay Up Than Apologize Over Wrong-Way Bike Arrest

GOP congressional candidate wants Americans to fight government tyranny with bazookas

The Zombie-eyed Granny Starver is at it again

Photo of the Day

The Little-Known Right Of Jury Nullification - Molly Knefel Discusses

Sen. Bernie Sanders: It Took Obama Years To Learn He Couldn't Negotiate With GOP

'Bibliotheca' Bible Project Blows Up On Kickstarter With Chapterless Bible

The One Number That Will Decide This Year's Election

Poll:GOP more excited than Democrats about voting.....

GM Says Part Linked to Recall Made in China

When Extremism Goes Mainstream

1 in 6 homes still seriously underwater as home price growth slows

Rubio, Ryan and Paul Compete to Be the Most Compassionate Conservative

How LGBT Students Are Changing Christian Colleges

The arms trade and Israel's attack on Gaza Guardian UK/BDS

Protesters converge on Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s fundraiser with private prison CEO

Israel Says That Hamas Uses Civilian Shields, Reviving Debate

RainDog is dead

Scalia And Company May Have Already Shown Their Hand On Obamacare Subsidies

Florida Man Gets Run Over By His Own Truck During Road Rage

Killing Machines and the Madness of Militarism: From Gaza to Afghanistan

Rules for thee, but not for me.

Fast continues at West Virginia capitol; civil disobedience planned

Univ. of Texas suspends two players charged with sexual assault

Comptroller details M.T.A.‘s ’challenging' funding gap

Wall Street And Neocons Embrace Possible Hillary Clinton Presidency

Remember the Korean Ferry accident in April

Pew Research shows Koch brothers are succeeding

"He found Jesus in prison..."

YAHOO: On the torture report, a confrontation looms

Last post of RainDog

Do you remember these?

One child killed every hour in Gaza over last two days

'Sorry, that password is already in use'

New home sales tumble in June at fastest rate in nearly a year


Ray Rice is suspended for 2 games

Joe Scarborough: No, I'm Not 'Angling' To Take Over 'Meet The Press'

If George W. Bush had been elected in 1952 and in 1956

I hate feeling anxious and not knowing why...

Iraqis: Jihadis destroy ancient mosque in Mosul

VICE: Rick Perry's Current Defense Attorney Previously Wanted Him Investigated By The FBI

Update: McDonald’s denies firing South Carolina mom sent to jail for taking daughter to park

Iraqis protest treatment of minority Christians

VICE: Rick Perry's Current Defense Attorney Previously Wanted Him Investigated By The FBI

Members of Religious Right Set to Join Congress

I am against the death penalty and not comparing people to dogs

Butter Surges to 16-Year High as U.S. Exports Cut Reserve

On being offended...

Pap and Seder: The "Rich Idiot" Effect

Surprising brand awareness from Millennials

How obvious can a videogame company get? (May be NSFW)

Russia Declares St. Petersburg LGBT Group 'Foreign Agent'

Russian opposition leader jailed in Bolotnaya Square protest case

Saudi Man's 'Gay' Tweets Earn 450 Lashes, Jail Time

Where is Jack Kavorkian? If the states are gung ho to execute



Siberian Discovery Suggests Almost All Dinosaurs Were Feathered

Sleeping Kittens!

California 80-year-old satisfied after gunning down fleeing pregnant home intruder

Knew I loved Stephen King.....see a couple of tweets.....

The Inspiring Work Being Done To Show What Jesus Would Do At The Border

Union jobs with benefits

Supporting Atheists on DU

15 Die In Shelling Of U.N. Shelter In Gaza; Israel Says Warning Issued

Westchester leads state in highest paid county, police workers

Pres. Obama Considering Proposal to Grant Honduras Youths Refugee Status

Doctor, 2 Others Shot at Mercy-Fitzgerald Hospital Campus, Lockdown in Place

After his Gaza comments, US Jews demand Turkey's Erdogan return award

Workers are fed up with Fred Meyer's bull

Calls for boycott of Turkish-Jewish writer

Gov. O'Malley discusses humanitarian crisis of young refugees with 'Latino Rebels Radio'

Spanking The Gray Matter Out Of Our Kids (Yes, Don't Spank, Please)

Is Egalitarian the way to go?

Get a Taste of Antigay Bakery's Ex-Gay Cakes

Black Shopper Uploads Video Of Employees Following Him Around Stores For Shopping While Black

House Panel Clears Way for Vote on Obama Lawsuit

Leaders should look to Alabama as model for running government

Israeli Footballers Assaulted by Pro-Palestinian Protesters During Match (Austria)

Senate Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Menendez threatens to block arms sales to Iraq

Meet the Billionaire Funders of the Anti-Diplomacy Lobby

The synagogue in Paris was not attacked.

Israel Facing New Divestment Support In US

Taylor Makes History As First African American Mayor Of San Antonio

Potus speaking in LA about jobs live on MSNBC 4:20 est

Rep. Dan Maffei's bill takes away health insurance subsidies for members of Congress

Commercial scale production of ethanol from wood waste & other vegatative matter attained by INEOS

Obama motorcade reportedly prevents woman in labor from crossing street (Fox News)

Colombia’s military to export air force training to Latin America with US backing

For DUers who were alive and politically conscious during the Cold War...

King Obama's Motorcade Delays A Woman In Labor, And Conservatives Howl

Better portmanteau of "Wingnut" and "Dingbat"?

Aw crap, from Fox Business

Court throws out Chiquita terror payment claims

Court throws out Chiquita terror payment claims

Netanyahu Said To Have Offered Lewinsky Tapes For Pollard

Scott Walker Goes After The Pill Because Jesus Hates Vajayjays

Judge Argues For Return Of Firing Squad Executions

Once more into the breach, dear friends......tomorrow's the day.

The Israeli Dahiya doctrine

SCOTUS and The City


100 degrees right now

GOoPers Think the Bible Has It Wrong.

Current coup in Latin America

Woman Shoots Lover Because He Didn't Produce Enough Semen

Quantum leap in lasers brightens future of quantum computing

Pat Robertson Calls Safe Abortions 'Nonsense'

NRA pundit wants to make gun use mandatory for kids

Is today a very special day? Is today the birthday of a very special pinto??

Letitia James: Poll sites plagued by problems for disabled voters

UN urges Chile to allow abortion in some cases

US weighs refugee status for youth from Honduras

US weighs refugee status for youth from Honduras

Michelina's TV Dinners *rant*

Delightful! Fox News station calls out Rick Scott on being expert question dodger. Great video.

Does anyone has any news of poster ProSense over there?

Mark-Viverito Calls for New York City to House Unaccompanied Immigrant Children

Honduran president links border crisis to U.S. policy divide

Honduran president links border crisis to U.S. policy divide

Holy Smokes! The prez was just at Canters Deli

I saw a post today

70,000 year-old African settlement unearthed

Vagina, inc

Why is the media calling for Cuomo to resign and not Christie

Rare runic inscription discovered in old church grounds

Hillary Clinton’s Real Scandal Is Honduras, Not Benghazi

Hillary Clinton’s Real Scandal Is Honduras, Not Benghazi

Hospital Slumlord Update: Jurors find Texas hospital chain owner guilty on all 15 counts

Source Leaks Secret Guidelines for US Government "Watchlist"

Israeli forces kill Palestinian in massive W.Bank clash: security

Russia firing artillery on Ukraine troops: US

Source Leaks Secret Guidelines for US Government "Watchlist"

Chris Hedges Interviews Noam Chomsky: The System Is Radically Anti-Democratic

Governor Cuomo, meet Zephyr Teachout:

10 years ago today.

Tacoma casino cancels Nugent shows over 'racist views'

Kevin Bacon's Tough Day (GREAT video)

Leaving tomorrow's worries for tomorrow -

Joe sixpack, woefully uninformed and so easily influenced.

Breakfast: A Manifesto (via Medium)

Ancient finds from Crossrail scheme (London)

Nearly $1 million in insurance refunds coming to W.Va.

Fake Democrat Gavin Newsom Is Only Lt. Governor Now, But He Can Do A Lot Of Damage In The Future

Wingnut Arpaio: Send Border Patrol Into Mexico! VIDEO

Muslim Gaza Refugees Find Shelter In Greek Orthodox Church

"This Land is Mine." Animator Nina Paley nicely sums up Mideast History...

This admittedly photoshopped picture is hilarious

Got a great edition of "Harlan County USA".

Girls just wanna rock! Camp aims to empower young women with music

With Mosul’s Christians gone, Islamic State troops take over 4th-century monastery

Hillary Clinton launches campaign in Oakland

French Jews living in fear ('death to the Jews' chants)

Right Wing Obama Birthers Host a Gun Protest… At The Grassy Knoll

Serge Gainsbourg - Requiem pour un con [Électro]

Crazy metal melts in your hand

Kraut & Rüben Demo..... Vegan Funk

I haz a brand new girlfriend.

37.791107°, -122.264561°

Kitten's survival story after enduring Typhoon Matmo

Wreckage of Algeria passenger plane found in Mali

Bronx man rescues sewer-stranded kitten just hours before heavy rainstorm

Papantonio: Jeb Bush's Immigration Flip-Flop

One of DU'er "RainDog's"last posts to DU. She has passed on....

The best way for a 3rd party canidate to actually win the Presidency is in the hands

National Review’s Dishonest History

Unfortunately, we live in a world where saying "Children should not be killed….

The House GOP have a new excuse to do nothing.

weekday day beer! hooray!

Astronaut Photographs Explosions Over Israel And Gaza From Space

David Gregory Is Toast as Chuck Todd and Joe Scarborough Fight For Meet The Press Gig

World Citizen

Frozen Coconut Limeade

Republican Accused of Sexually Assaulting Aide, Pays Lawyers With Campaign Funds

Now that I know "children should not be killed" is such a hot-button statement

U.S. Jewish group wants its award back from Turkey's Erdogan

FOUR jobs for late night hosts, not a minority or Woman in the bunch

Man EXPLODES at Obama: You're Anti-Christ, You'll be destroyed - 7/24/2014

Religious privilege.

Did the Palestinian push for peace force Israel to go to war?

The Ross Sisters - Solid Potato Salad (epic)

Ladies and gentlemen, the immortal Hazel Dickens.

Not a cat.

Today is an important sports anniversary...

I just took a phone poll for Rasmussen

Hillary Derangement Syndrome about her Presidency begins 30 months early

Children are beautiful!

Paul Begala: Barbara Comstock has "almost sick...stalker-like obsession with President Clinton"

Cross-posted to GD: Kevin Bacon's Tough Day (GREAT video)

Woman Livetweets IBM Execs Discussing Why They Don't Hire Women

The Addiction (1995)

Is the new sport in America "Asshole Contest?"