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Archives: July 3, 2014

To all DUer Pet Owners living along the coastal areas of the Atlantic and Gulf

It will be interesting to see how any of the Republicans running against Dayton

Humankind is falling apart

Stocks close at all-time highs as hiring surges

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Thursday, 3 July 2014

So GOP Unity Returning in Mississippi - (NOT)

What is your most memorable childhood stage memory? We did a christmas pagent when I was in grade 7

Flyers captain Claude Giroux reportedly arrested in Ottawa for groping cop

Murrietta Breaks my heart...

WTF ...18

Did The Conservative Blogger Who Crashed Cochran Media Call Violate Twitter Terms Of Service?

Oklahoma drought kindles spectre of 1930s 'Dust Bowl'


"As Numbers Grow, Single Women Emerge as Political Powerhouse"

Natural News founder Steve Adams should be in jail

Chuck Hagel Thanks 'Secretary Of Defense' Tim Howard For Heroic World Cup Performance

Fight women, fight!

True the Vote Files Lawsuit Alleging 'Double-Voting' For Thad Cochran

This thread was self-depleted, as is its author.

Discrimination wasn't ok then & it's not ok now

Renewable Energy Saves Fortune 500 Companies Over $1 Billion

Why does the MSM

Critter update with pics.

America's Real Foreign Policy: Global Corporatization by Force --- by Noam Chomsky

'McHale's Navy' Actor Bob Hastings Dies

Clinton's Foreign Policy Coup--Dems Becoming an Interventionist Party Without Debate

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseeker Check In! Church Night!! Murrieta, Goddam

5 Signs the U.S. Is Failing to Protect Women’s Rights in the Workplace

TV Stations Must Now Post Online Political Ad Contracts

Pet Peeve

Who Decides For Women's Reproductive Rights?

All right you commie, pinko Lounge lizard! You got a favorite patriotic song

it took 5 police cars of cops to arrest this dangerous woman

Syria: War’s Toll on Women

Economist Richard Wolff on 'Communism' & 'Capitalism' As Universal Terms

If you were to move to a European country... Which would you choose?

The Sun Sets on the Sail Inn

Murrieta Ca, wow, would have thought they would be Christians

Colorado woman accused of supporting Islamist insurgents in Iraq and Syria

Remember when THIS used to be comedic satire, instead of mainstream political thinking?

I saw President Obama this evening

"The 8 Best Lines From Ginsburg's Dissent on the Hobby Lobby Contraception Decision"

NSA reformers dismayed after privacy board vindicates surveillance dragnet

Join the week of action to protest the Hobby Lobby decision & attacks on women's rights: July 3 - Ju

Wall Street Journal layoffs

Join the week of action to protest the Hobby Lobby decision & attacks on women's rights: July 3 - Ju

How vulgar is this war criminal - Blair embodies corruption and war. He must be sacked

Help with an idea: GOP/SC vs women - Need an Artist.

Remember way back when normal weather wasn't the exception to the rule?

MLB: 75th Anniversary of Lou Gehrig's speech

Improper use of punctuation can drastically alter the meaning of words. Please pay attention to them

Oppose "The Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act"

Anybody watching the FX show Tyrant?

My new granddaughter Kaley Ann born last Wednesday (Nate Silver's website) predicts when George Martin will release...

If I have employees that get their children circumcised at hospital(which I have a big problem with)

L.A. Senator clarifies Valley 'tumbleweeds' comment on high-speed rail

Did anyone just see Rachel's segment on the Hobby Lobby ruling?

Gates' Excuse for Poor Results of Educational Technology: "Unmotivated Students"

Remember to be careful with your fireworks this 4th of July.

If DU doesn't believe in our justice system


We need a checkmate move on this HL nonsense - I propose Medicare Part W

Why Google Is Yanking Negative Coverage Of Powerful People From Its Search Results

FIFA Frets About Drunkenness at World Cup Matches

Thanks, Nader.


An Oregon Voice for a New Approach to Marijuana

An Atheist’s Case for Talmud

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg should not retire until she's ready to.

My protest of Hobby Lobby is more than a drop in the bucket.

My border collie, Mike has passed

i forgot every emeffing adult thing i was supposed to do today

Wednesday Catblog: The Pawtty Animals

The Stephenson Center for Appalachia Announces Summer Lecture Series Schedule for the 2014 Season

Hobby Lobby Is Already Creating New Religious Demands on Obama

Miss West Virginia won’t stand silent on the issue of domestic violence

...where was your outrage?


Roman Catholic Moral Reasoning in the Supreme Court Ruling in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby

Just how stupid can conservatives get?

Religious freedom

TCM Schedule for Thursday, July 3, 2014 -- What's On Tonight - Mae West

Meet Murrieta, CA, what 'muricans are supposed to aspire and assimilate to:

More of my life is behind me now than ahead of me, at this age.

If you could rid the world of one thing...

'Afghan Democracy.exe' failed to install due to operations timing out - Do you want to try again?

Groups want to see Montana judge's racist emails

Let them be.

Hillary and the Supeme Court

Let the City Council of Murrieta know how you feel.

Not political: I need some reassurance from my DU peeps in CA

Smallmouth Bass In Three Pennsylvania Rivers Show Intersex Traits

Maine governor admits to meeting with individuals tied to domestic terror movement

Should Atheists Wear Their Non-Belief?

Brazil's Preparations For Olympics Adrift In An Ocean Of Unmet, Unenforeable Environmental Promises

"I'm Not With These Guys".

Ebola Death Toll Jumps To 467 Out Of 759 Known West African Cases

Honeybee Decline Now Subject To Tender Mercies Of K Street, Deep Lobby Pockets

Just want to make sure i've got this right...

Task Force: S. Florida Coastal Real Estate Confronting Uninsurability In Absence Of Quick Action

I need guidance here, not sure if this is the right place?

Santa Cruz County Already Facing Driest Year Ever, May Hit Hottest Year Ever In 2014

With El Nino Just Getting Going, Australia Has Already Crushed Temp Records Through June

Gov. McAuliffe (VA) Reconvenes Climate Council Dumped During McDonnell Administration

THIS is "art?"

Nope I Ain't Mad...I am getting even

Nanny from Hell makes wild claims...

From The "D For Duh" File - The Economist On Indonesia's Sorry Environmental Record

For people planning to boycott Hobby Lobby

Homage to the four boys who were recently kidnapped and killed in the Middle East

Freedom Riders

3 Classic Examples of Right Wing Revisionism

The First US City About to Drown: Miami

I blame the Catholic Church hierarchy for the situation which is now out of control on our borders..

Why Solitary Confinement Is The Worst Kind Of Psychological Torture

Parkville man fights for release from state custody

House of Cards question... which version should I watch first, UK or US?

Spellcheck Before Superiority

gratuitous kitty pics - meet the husband edition

in 2000 Nader was the nominee of the Green party so.......fuck all the Greens?

Our View: Maine’s asylum seekers deserve more support, not less

Venezuela accused of forging Maduro assassination plot evidence

Swept. By the Cubs. At home.

NASA Launches Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 Satellite To Monitor Greenhouse Gases (VIDEO)

To Hold Senate, Democrats Rely on Single Women (NYT 7/3/14)

Orbiting Carbon Observatory 2: NASA's New Carbon Sleuth

A modest proposal.

Walter Dean Myers, Author Whose Gritty Tales Spoke to Youths, Is Dead at 76

Fracking Can't Keep These New Yorkers Down

Stupid or incompetent? Attorney General Greg Abbott now sees challenges over data on chemicals

Money from Koch interests flows to governor candidate Greg Abbott

If you blame Nader then you are saying Katherine Harris numbers were correct and aboveboard

Colombia prepared to extradite hundreds of criminal gang members to the US

Ken Paxton, Republican Nominee for Attorney General, Could Be Stripped of Nomination

TEA Chief Circumvents State Board Charter School Veto

Neighbor problem. Ideas?

Peru's new interior minister accused of killing journalist in 1988

Maradona Says He Could Coach Venezuela

I know Israel/Palestine is always contentious

Giants' bats go dead again in 2-0 loss to Cardinals

Maureen Dowd: Cheney's tiresome drumbeat

Ravitch: Do Public School Teachers Have Any Friends in the Obama Administration?

'Jesus' Went To The Chicago Gay Pride Parade With A Very Important Message

How DC Insiders Help Wall Street

to my fellow americans on the 50th anniversary of the civil rights act

FBI arrests Arvada [CO] teen suspected of trying to support al-Qaeda, ISIS

Suthers will not defend Colorado gay marriage ban in federal case

GOP College Chairman Slams Tea Party, Resigns, And Joins The Democrats

Inslee's drone task force

Exclusive: SEC official dissented on BNP Paribas waiver

Japan lifts some North Korea sanctions amid report of surviving abductees

China urges U.S. to be more objective ahead of key meeting

I just posted this on a right-wing blog.

Going against the grain

Have to love John Fugelsang! Re: Hobby Lobby

Urban Dictionary: The Ammosexual

Series Finale of Californication

Which Republicans

Soundgarden - "Ty Cobb"

Hood Canal threatened

10 States Where Guns Are Most Likely, And Least Likely, To Kill People

What Does Jesus Want for Your Vagina? The Christian Right's Mission To Control Americans' Sex Lives

Why Heterosexuality Didn't Really Exist Until the 19th Century

Tibetan altitude gene inherited 'from extinct species'

Arthur Now a Hurricane, First of Atlantic Season

corporations a people? it's a real legal concept

U.S. troops in Baghdad to fly Apache helicopters and drones

U.S. welcomes Japan’s move to lift of ban on military intervention

So part of the Brooklyn Bridge's underpass collapsed

The oft repeated false claim that Gore didn't fight. .

US Mayors Adopt Postal Banking Resolutions

Will Anyone Stop Charter School Corruption?

Syrian Opposition: Baghdadi “Caliphate” lame attempt to take Spotlight off his Crime Spree

Can Tony Blair Mess up Egypt even Worse?

Home made ice cream - what do you do with the left over salt solution?

America and Global Order

Two US Military Plane Crashes: Drastically Reconsider Base Operations

Vigilante Trucker Pulls Over, Berates Speeding, Texting Cop: Video

Republicans Have Been Secretly Helping To Elect Bill and Hillary Clinton By Watching Fox News

Second NSA Whistleblower Confirms Snowden Allegations, and adds more (Video Interview)

Momentum: Judge Overturns KY Gay Marriage Ban

Republicans Turn to Lazard Banker to Topple Al Franken

Must see CrossTalk: Chaos Incorporated

Twice Divorced Atty General Says Gay Families Unstable

BC Land claim ruling: Canada's Keystone Cop stumbles

FLASH MOB: Fourth of July quickie Video

America: Imagine the World without Dinesh D'Souza

Rupture-Prone Oil Trains Keep Rolling After Quebec Crash

Why the GOP is no longer BFF with big business


Kit Kat Cannio

More conservatives hit Twitter, explain to women that only dirty girls do sex

South Sudan hunger crisis 'to affect four million'

OK folks on Hatteras Island I found Jim Cantore

Hunter calls for more Iraq involvement by famed officers

VA nominee, faced own challenges at Procter & Gamble

Is it just me, or did the SCOUS just

Norfolk (VA) homeless shelter suspends programs

Chris Christie Vetoes Gun Control Bill

Postal Service plans to cut Norfolk (VA) mail processing

This Chart Explains Every Culture In The World

Safety agency says Chrysler recall too slow

DMV, elections officials say ending NC's voter preregistrations creates confusion

I Didn't Care About Climate Change Until I Visited Greenland — Now I'm Freaking Out About It

Can you imagine just how bad things

U.S. discloses secret Somalia military presence, up to 120 troops

Robert Reich: SCOTUS is oblivious to the rights of American workers

Poll: Biggest tebagger dipstick, public life division.

Time Line: The Pill

Regarding SCOTUS, Hobby Lobby, the War on Women, Etc..

Saudi Arabia deploys 30,000 soldiers to border with Iraq

Poll: Biggest teabagger dipstick, media division.

Decision Looms In Lawsuit That May Actually Crush Obamacare

Issa To Obama: Deport Dreamers

it's art.

Who Are The Mysterious Forces Behind The 'Draft Mitt' Movement?

Sixty Five Million Left out of July 4 Celebration

Why you NEED to vote in 2014...

GOP’s culture war disaster: How this week highlighted a massive blind spot

Obama turned Israeli settlements into a deal breaker

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Was Right, and We Already Have Proof

Simple question about Nader.

Thursday Toon Roundup 1- Pray to the almighty corporation

One Look At A Pretty Scary Map And Some Folks Will Say, ‘Houston, We’ve Got A Problem’

Thursday Toon Roundup 2- The Rest

"He took his 11-year-old daughter to the neighborhood pool, gave her a loaded .22 for protection..."

Mark Halperin Is Dead Serious About Al Gore In 2016

Israel boycott could harm Palestinian cause, says Noam Chomsky

BREAKING: U.S. Jobless Rate Falls to 6.1% (Lowest Since Sept. 2008), June Payrolls Rise 288,000

Payroll employment increases by 288,000 in June; unemployment rate declines to 6.1%


46 GOP Co-SponsorsTo Gut EPA, Reveal "Secret Science" Warrghle Barrghle Freedumb

Fairbanks Gets Half Of Annual Average Rainfall In Past 2 Weeks, One Quarter In 24 Hours

Wisconsin: Mary Burke works hard to shore up her conservative credentials

In Time For Arthur & The Fourth, NHC Rolls Out Experimental Storm Surge Map System

The Hobby Lobby decision: a view from Ireland

Man-powered wooden scooters are everywhere

US Trade Deficit Falls 5.6% to $44.4 Billion as Exports Hit Record High

The ‘F’ Word: Wonder Woman’s Feminism Shouldn’t Be Covered Up

Atlantic: Hurricane Arthur moves NNE; Pacific: TD8 moves WNW, Tropical Storm Douglas moves NW

"There's something wrong here."

So George Bush left 200 troops in Somalia from 2007

Janet Yellen is putting banks and everyone else in the financial world on notice

WTW?? Point-blank shooting of Inkster toddler violated 'the code of the streets'

The bravest woman you'll read about today: Crohn's disease victim poses with colostomy bag.

Thad Cochran Conference Call Descends Into Chaos

so, are the republicans cheering the new jobs numbers?

Decision Looms In Lawsuit That May Actually Crush Obamacare

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie Vetoes Gun Magazine Reduction Bill

Voting scam surfaces in Seminole County

World Cup 2014: Algeria to donate $9m World Cup prize money to people of Gaza, because ‘they need it

I like sex

Really encouraging jobs numbers today

Barack The Bear by Charles M. Blow:"The bear may be trapped, but he’s not browbeaten. He’s growling"

Religious Right & Catholic Church Goal To Stop All Family Planning

Love that a female customer went into a #HobbyLobby store today to do this.

BREAKING: Dow Jones Industrial Average Rises Above 17,000 for First Time

Covered/Not Covered

Clinton's Foreign Policy Coup

Ginsburg's Hobby Lobby Dissent | Song

Florida manatees may be removed from endangered species list

This report just covers up BENGHAZIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

The 'Draft Mitt' Movement?

I like to have sex

Brain-tumor patient becomes area's first to try laser-heat treatment

Dow Jones Industrial Average tops 17,000 for first time

Twice-Divorced Attorney General Says Gay Families Unstable

To those that are angry at Hobby Lobby

I like money and sex

Insurer Warns Some Pooled Pensions Are Beyond Recovery

Amy Goodman: Almedalen: A Swedish Export the U.S. Could Use

Rec if you agree

Please excuse my horrible posts yesterday.

Very impressed with my Bose Companion2 computer speakers.

35 Important Things We Learned Watching The President Get Off Of Air Force One

Amazon vows to fight FTC on kids in-app purchases

What is wrong with the NC governor? He said twice for the media not to pull a Dan Rather

What bad movie will you still watch every time you see it on?

A sharp improvement in the unemployment rate

State: Kids will need more vaccinations

Another media- distortion comes..... ENOUGH!!!!

Smash the Engine

Yes, Nader cost Al Gore the presidency in 2000.

President Obama on the Economy: Middle-Class Issues Drive My Agenda

Germany has minimum-wage for the first time: €8.50 ($11.56)

“I’m not racist,” he said. “I’m Swedish.”

Critics Ravage Broadway Audiences...The Worst Performances are in the Seats

Poll: Bayit Yehudi gains at Likud's expense

The bonfire of women’s rights continues

RIDICULOUS!!!! France's Sarkozy: 'There is a wish to humiliate me that is not normal'

New York City Budget: Vote First, Read Later

Should 5 Catholic men decide anything for women?

New Religion Founded ...

Fox News (mobile) website - hmmm something appears to be missing

Jack Trammell wants to meet you!

Extremist group takes Syrian towns, key oil field

Legislature earns average grades from green voters

Alerts could be like coach's challenges in MLB???

Religious Right Will Not Relent Until We Make Their Lives Miserable In Return.

US Army wants a harder-hitting pistol

16 Year Old Girl Charged As Adult For Strangling her 43-Year-Old Boyfriend To Death During Sex Act

PhRMA Wants US To Use TAFTA/TTIP To Stop EU Releasing Basic Drug Safety Information

Where do atheists live? Maps that show the UK's most 'godless' cities

Teachers from Hawaii and New York sound off in righteous rants about Arne's ed reform.

5 Hospitalized After Facade On Side Of Brooklyn Bridge Collapses

Before LePage summoned sheriff, Sovereign Citizens mentioned violent options

China bans Ramadan: Fasting and ‘taking part in religious activities’ forbidden in controversial

Catholic aid organizations scramble to meet Iraqi needs

Best Nest Nation?

Marijuana for sale on Tuesday July 8: High noon in Seattle, 8 a.m. in Bellingham

Listen! Rethug heads exploding after unemployment rates lowest ever during Obama

David Green ...

The economy is still in the crapper.

Why isn't President Obama getting any credit for the good job numbers?

The NSA Revelations All in One Chart

Styx and Foreigner Tour Busses Go Up in Flames

Federal Judge: Gay Marriage Is Bad For The Economy? You Can't Be Serious!

A Week to Remember Fallen Wildland Firefighters

Self-proclaimed "prophet" now says she has stopped terrorist attacks.

NTSB Will Not Revisit Findings In Crash Of TWA Flight 800

The other side of Hobby Lobby

Very few others are saying it, so I will. Congratulations, Mr. President.

Thanks Nader/2000 and thanks Clintons and advisors'/DNC/2004

Around 50 Indian nurses taken from hospital in Iraqi militant stronghold -Indian officials

Opinions please " The Dark side of Social media"....

Pic Of The Moment: Well That Didn't Take Long

You’ve Got Mail: Fund-Raising Emails Bombard Inboxes More Frequently Than Ever

Blue Cross Blue Shield In One State Is Allowing Doctors To Take Only Self Paying Persons Even Though

Toon: What did you do during the war?

Freethought Convention coming up in East Texas

Bill de Blasio Does Not Think The Cannibal Cop Should Get His Job Back

Freethought Convention coming up in Nacogdoches

It’s Probably One Of The Best Reactions You Can Give To Someone Who Doesn’t Like You

Fox News rips off BioShock Infinite logo, irony ensues

Study maps fracking methane risk to drinking water (BBC)

Dedicated to Aristus ... Riders on the Storm

NASA approves rocket for deep-space travel

Fox News TV hypes "real unemployment" (U6) rate

Steve Buscemi appreciation thread. Who else is a big fan of this talented actor?

Have It Your Gay

Is Viagra covered?


Andres Oppenheimer: U.S. misses the point on child migrants

States That Raised Their Minimum Wages Are Experiencing Faster Job Growth

Here's How Fox News Covered Today's Awesome Jobs Report

6th cd candidate forum--republican july 14 MATC north campus (mequon)

Tour de France starts Saturday

War on sex, and women at the same time!

Papantonio: Kochs Buying What's Left of Our Democracy

How to live like a King

Do you like sex?

Scalia: Women Don't Have Constitutional Protection Against Discrimination

A food truck exploded in Philly yesterday, now tour buses in flames

Betty Bowers explains....

Bitcoin: Going from Deceptive to Disruptive

Robert Reich on the latest jobs report:

(Rep. Jim) Bridenstine turned away from impromptu visit to immigrant children at Fort Sill (Okla.)

Ted Kennedy conducts The Stars and Stripes Forever (with the Boston Pops)

Quinnipiac Poll:George W. Bush more responsible for Iraq violence than Obama

Ted Nugent saved America!

Breville has remanufactured smart ovens for sale

5 states trying to make their kids scientifically illiterate

I'm a man, and I like to have sex.

War hero, Olympian Zamperini dies at 97

Obama Admin Debates Whether Assad Really Must Go

7 Lies We Need to Stop Telling About Atheists

Please help me. Please. I mentioned Van Halen's "Jump" on another thread....

Clergy hand out condoms at Hobby Lobby in protest of SCOTUS decision

Where should hosts submit amended group SOPs?

The hide of CK_John's tread re Obama possible impeachment if GOP wins 2014 was nut.

DOW tops 17000, PLUS S&P very close to 2000!

Landon Donovan Criticizes Klinsmann

Woman appointed as rector of Pontifical university in Rome

Rachel Maddow - 'Hobby Lobby' seen as means of discrimination

Illustrated version of Banksy's "Taking the Piss"

House Will Reverse Secret Decision To Kill Disclosure Of Private-Paid Trips

GE agrees to pay $7.9M

Ok...since the last "Happy Songs" thread went so about...favorite "Do'in it" songs?

Shane at Walmart is quite the rascal

How I Lost Faith in the “Pro-Life” Movement

Netanyahu's 'diplomatic solution' another dead end

Data spin.

And THIS is why the Hobby Lobby decision has such dire consequences

Noises of July 4 fireworks can be difficult on veterans, trigger memories of combat

The $200 open source wearable that enables fully paralyzed people to draw and communicate

If we lose 2014...women might as well kiss their status as human beings goodbye.

NASA: Satellite which will END man-made CO2 debate in orbit at last

Gays Rights Decision - Courts "Wait-n-See." Anti-Woman Decision: Courts Rush To Follow Suit.

Sale of Plum Island disputed

My dog loves America, but hates the 4th of July

Since the DOW is doing so well...

Is Hillary the rodeo clown of the Democratic Party?

Picture from inside the US Congress.

How about some bar-b-q music for the 4th?

Let freedom ring

The $200 open source wearable that enables fully paralyzed people to draw and communicate

Xpost from GD, re: veterans and fireworks.

2000/blame Nader is ok But far less easy to face the truth that DNC was as guilty in 2004

Rare Amazon Jungle Dog Caught on Video (video at link of course)

Cindy Archer, longtime aide to Scott Walker, gets new job, huge raise

I'm about the blow a fuse...

First question at press briefing: "Can the President take credit for these jobs numbers?"

MUST SEE VIDEO: Anti-Immigration Radicals Shut Up By Native American

Rescuers close in on three trapped Honduran miners, eight still missing

BREAKING NEWS: SCOTUS Releases Updated Court Photo...

An interesting way to deal with open carry laws:

Paging Sarah McLachlan . . .

Chris McDaniel Offers 1k Reward For Proof Of Mississippi Voter Fraud

Cuba criticizes $9B US fine for French bank

Cuba criticizes $9B US fine for French bank

"The Week" posts a piece of crap -- "Obama's greatest failure: The rapidly falling deficit "

Breaking: Unaccompanied immigrant children being flown to IAH

Turtle and Dog play soccer together. Look for them in the next World's Cup!

Is This a Self-Sustaining Recovery or As Good As It Gets?

David Brooks: Some Readers Tell Me 'Paul Krugman Is Great, You Suck'

Appellate court knocks down challenge to Big Tupper development

Border Patrol Union Official Says Influx Of Migrants Threatens Agents' Health, National Security

A new species of moth from the Appalachian Mountains named to honor the Cherokee Nation

Land Of The Free? Not So Much. Americans' Sense Of Freedom Drops, Poll Finds.

Biden: Don’t Forget About Me

David Cameron: heightened airport security puts passenger safety first

What's for Dinner, Thurs., July 3, 2014

First look at Cavill in BATMAN v SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE

This is 2014

Should Houses Of Worship Display The American Flag?

Naftogaz of Ukraine reserves Vojany-Uzhgorod pipeline for reverse-flow supplies

Learn this phrase: Fascist Theocracy

Galactic Pyrotechnics on Display

A friend's remarkable FB posting: "The Charity of Change"

Whoa! Wow! The mother went to pick up the kid at daycare who was left in a hot car. She said:

McDaniel's tantrum - Good read indeed

Having a Gun in the House Doesn't Make a Woman Safer

Car Seat Dad to wife: "I dreaded how he'd look" (after death)

Rescue Kitten Needs Cleft Palate Surgery

The World Cup has always been a reality check for U.S.

Here is what the father was doing while the kid was in the hot car:

Unlike dumbass Bush, Pres. Obama shows how FEMA is supposed to work in hurricane preparation.

Hurricane Arthur Strengthens Over Atlantic, Forecasted To Become Strong Category 2

"Barton: Harry Reid Supports Citizens United Amendment Because He Is An 'Atheist Mormon'"

Freed from mental ward, atheist gets death threats

Court backs police pension in Chicago torture case

Maybe SCOUTS took their orders from Monty Python.

Florida: Nader only drew 24,000 Democrats to his cause, yet 308,000 Democrats voted for Bush.

Arthur Report from NC coast:

Johnathon Schmock toon on Hobby Lobby decision

Rocket Barrage Hits Southern Israel; Residents Called To Seek Shelter

Ralph Nader calls for the impeachment of Obama while he praises libertarians.

Is there any browser left that doesn't use tabs ?

Feds Booed In Calif. City After Migrant Standoff

Supreme Court reveals its class bias

Question about restarting water heaters

South Sudan hunger crisis 'to affect four million'

Massachusetts Responds to SCOTUS Ruling With New Abortion Clinic Protections

You all know that "Hurricane Arthur" is not real, right?

a dear friend collapsed yesterday and was resuscitated by his neighbor and friend

Heartwarming End to a Horrible Drug War Tragedy: Baby Bou Has Recovered!

Can Teamsters and ILGWU help out with boycott of Hobby Lobby

What President Obama Said About the Job Numbers Today

Have We Been Reading the Declaration of Independence All Wrong?

Eagle parents teaching juvenile how to fish!

HDEV: I can see ALL your houses from here....

Writing Dick Cheney's Obituary

Hobby Lobby Funded Disgraced Fundamentalist Christian Leader Accused of Harassing Dozens of Women

When we finally get single payer health care, all of the

Please sign & distribute a petition to impeach the Supreme Court 5

July 4th “a little worrisome” for the Prez

Dear SCOTU5: What if your religious beliefs require you to rob Hobby Lobby blind?

Must See! White House Tweet...

I added "Nader" to my auto-trash list

German Parliament OK's national minimum wage

Thom Hartmann: Congress has the Power to Regulate the Supreme Court!

Sniper Elite 3 Gameplay Walkthrough Review

"The more Americans learn about how the ethics committee operates, the more they disapprove."

Republican Circular Firing Squad on Immigration - FoxNews Splitting GOP Nicely in Two

Thom Hartmann: Big Oil is a Family Affair

Miss USA's Discouraging Sexual Assault Comments - Amanda Marcotte Discusses

Wall Huggers

Take a moment tomorrow to apreciate the greatness that is America.

NASA approves rocket for deep-space travel

48 American Flags That Came Before Today's Stars and Stripes

After Hobby Lobby, Faith Leaders Want Right To LGBT Discrimination

WTF. Clinton vs Gore?

X post from that other group:

"Independence Day"? How about "Depends Day" instead.

Thom Hartmann: SCOTUS Thinks Women are Not People

Why Drummond and Glencore are accused of exporting Colombian blood coal

Thom Hartmann: Citizen Koch

The Preeminent Cause for the Coup of 2000 was the Corporate Media.

Psychedelic mushrooms put your brain in a “waking dream,” study finds

Mantis shrimp tune their eyes with sunscreen

Illinois Clergy Protest SCOTUS Ruling By Giving Out Condoms At Hobby Lobby

Ky. Baptist Church to Perform First Same-Sex Wedding

GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Rekindles '47 Percent' Comment

Favorite songs about summer?

Federal Judge: Gay Marriage Is Bad For The Economy? You Can't Be Serious!

Does anyone here have a ps4?

Just a reminder: you don't have to be a med. prof.

German Parliament OK's national minimum wage

Why we stuck with Maliki — and lost Iraq

U.S. Jews Must Save Their People's Honor, Which Israel Is Putting At Stake

Ireland's referendum on gay marriage to be held in spring of 2015

Samuel Eto´o gives kid an emotional hug

TORNADOES in New England??? What the hell...?

Look what I just received! I am sooo honored...LOL..

Cuomo-Christie Port reform group resolves to consider reform

Dmitry Kiselev Is Redefining the Art of Russian Propaganda

Teacher retirements spike in wake of U.F.T. contract

TCM Schedule for Friday, July 4, 2014 -- Friday Night Spotlight - 100th Anniversary of WWI


"What kind of a peace do I mean, and what kind of a peace do we seek?"

As Thom Hartmann says, Republican agenda is treason...i.e. ALL Rethugs guilty of treason

Robert Reich: Freedom, power, and the conservative mind

Petition drive to raise Nebraska's minimum wage has over 130,000 signatures

Report: The U.S. is among the world’s worsening nations

Father whose son died in hot car to face Georgia grand jury

Decent paying beginning jobs

Blair embodies corruption and war. He must be sacked.

Bill de Blasio Relishes His First Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Weigh-In

Clergy Protest Supreme Court By Handing Out Condoms At Hobby Lobby

AirBnB to become a New York City Marathon sponsor

Mitt Romney farted something about running for Prez again

Brian Kilmeade Is In Town SCOTUS own 'buffer zone' now unconstitutional?

Aerial video: Bridge collapses in Brazil World Cup host city Belo Horizonte

Omission is as important a tactic for a propagandist as lies and half truths, Fox News proved it

Stupid statement of the day, from David Barton: "Harry Reid is an atheist Mormon."

KC area mom learns Illinois keeping custody of her son

The Elizabeth Warren Demonization Society

That "Missing" Ocean Plastic? How About In Fish - That Is To Say, In Us, Eventually

Mitt Romney is tan, rested, and ready to lose again

5 things to know about Tennessee's electric chair

Interior Secy: From Dying Trees To Melting Glaciers & Coastlines, Climate Impacts In Every Park

The state of Ohio has marginalized minority voters. The report on the Ed Show outlines what

OK, we are all angry, what are WE going to do about it ? ? ? ?


Colombia HQ of right-wing party ransacked, robbed of cash and computers

Repugs do any and everything to make Obama the 'Rodney Dangerfield' president.

UK terror alert: BODY SEARCHES at British airports

"Porsches, Potholes and Patriots"

"States That Raised Their Minimum Wages Are Experiencing Faster Job Growth"

Former Williamson County DA John Bradley Surfaces in Palau (Suppressed Evidence in M. Morton Case)

Perry Calls for Security & Federal Funds in a Congressional Hearing on Border Crisis

FACEBOOK ‘conducted widespread EXPERIMENTS’ on user data to ‘alter people’s behaviour’

Dutch killer Joran Van der Sloot sets date for prison wedding

Senator questions Hanford legal fees

GOP Establishment Keeps Promise To Counter Tea Party With Surge In Primary Spending

How The Hobby Lobby Decision Could Undermine The Fight Against HIV/AIDS

High court grants Wheaton College (IL) plea (contraception form)

Starting this fall, free breakfasts, lunches available for all CPS students (Chicago Public Schools)

Massachusetts town worker loses job after saving cat in neighboring town

Conquering procrastination.

Atheists to city of Rowlett: Let us give council invocations, too

Atheists to city of Rowlett: Let us give council invocations, too

Revolving Door: Heather Zichal, Former Obama Energy Aide, Named to Board of Fracked Gas Exports Co.

In response to some posters implying Kerry was a DLCer still in 2006....

"Koch Starts Lobbying on Campaign Finance Issue"

"God Bless America". One crazy movie!

Supreme Court OKs another religious birth control exemption

Federal appeals court rejects Pa. clerk’s bid to appeal same-sex marriage ruling

***July Theme - Travel Related (not destinations)***

If corporations had to tithe 10% of their income to every religion they claimed to follow...

Cenk Uygur's TYT Article V Convention, Wolf PAC

An Open Letter To Ruth Ginsburg By Madison Kimrey

For 4th of July Watch...when Friends, Family, Neighbors Get to Be Too MUCH for Dem Sensibilities!

Cenk Uygur's Speech at The Conference to Restore the Republic

Hundreds of Israel-Bound Jews Say Adieu to France

ESPN’s Olbermann calls Texas A&M and its interim prez the ‘World’s Worst Person In Sports'

Turmoil and Global Anti-Semitism Double Aliyah

So, Rick Scott did one not-stupid thing in his life:

IDF soldiers imprisoned for calling for revenge on Facebook

5 things to know about Tennessee's electric chair

Hobby Lobby Funded Disgraced Fundamentalist Christian Leader Accused of Harassing Dozens of Women

Google right to be forgotten 'to get messy' after BBC story disappears

International Space Station Captures Arthur Spinning Off U.S. Coast

House Will Reverse Secret Decision To Kill Disclosure Of Private-Paid Trips

Israel offers Hamas one last out before hitting hard

Snort- Court gets stuck

This BEGS to be captioned.

Something else on Ukraine.....

Water Falling Over Things 2014: Part VII (Punch Bowl with extra poll!)

Saving this for my next visit to GD.

Texas schools get state OK to exceed class limits

Captain America Statistics Song! - HAPPY FOURTH OF JULY!!!

Kansas senator's slip of tongue spurs new residency questions

LBN post needs love

LBN post needs love

NSA 'totalitarian,' ex-staffer tells German parliament

Richard Viguerie: Conservative Third Party Would Boost 'Evil' Democrats, Be 'Dangerous For America'

Abbott considers suing feds over immigrant children

NYC: 4 arrested convention protesters awarded $45K each.

Economic Patriotism

Supreme Court Rules JCPenney Allowed to Sacrifice Employees to Appease Cthulhu

Corbett's no-good, very-bad week: the lonely quacking of a lame duck

J Church - "Don't Go Back to Rockville"

Ralph Nader: Obama should be impeached

Wastewater from energy extraction 'triggers US quake surge' (BBC)

The New Law of Religion

Gonna be a long night in Rodanthe

World Cup police cooperation nabs Argentine 'dirty war' torturer

The truth is that the one disease to which there is no known antidote is panic -good read

Supreme Court splits on gender lines in first post-Hobby Lobby case on contraception

War on teachers began with the DLC's stance on charter schools in 2000.

Hello fellow Texans, looking for some fun this weekend?

Albemarle, Louisa Libertarians get in the game.

College wins U.S. top court temporary exemption on Obamacare birth control

July 3, 1901

Ceramic Pocket knives

What if Hobby Lobby Were a Muslim Company? David Packman

Why is Nader the big topic now?

Cross Posted: How The Hobby Lobby Decision Could Undermine The Fight Against HIV/AIDS

It's really quite simple . . .