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Archives: July 30, 2014

Hobby Lobby Allegedly Fired Employee Due to Pregnancy

Gaza conflict: Hamas vows no Israel ceasefire

How should a teacher who has sex with a student be punished?

Anti-Semites Exploit Israel’s Gaza Incursion

"Threads promoting so-called 'conspiracy theories' are not permitted..."

What, no comments here about all the Kerry attacks?

98 days to go; CA-10 Modesto, Turlock weekend canvas. Also, a non-political way to feed people, FREE

Horrifying video shows 2 women about to get ran over by freight train

Colorado Supreme Court puts halt to Boulder gay marriage licenses

Bill de Blasio's first budget approved by state regulators at Financial Control Board

Progressives want the FCC to reclassify broadband companies as public utilities

NYC Republican Convicted in Corruption Case

DWP defends response to UCLA flood, says crews had to find valve

Tennessee Nuclear Lab cancels "Lose your southern accent' class....

Ceiling Cat v. Basement Cat- The Catpocalypse

I know the Internet is about cats, but you'll get over it


Why are conservatives afraid of Neil deGrasse Tyson?

Dallas ISD Hostile Home-Rule Take-Over Experiment Could Happen Anywhere in Texas.

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! The Out of Towners & a new Kitteh gif

Does President Obama have a spine?

Ok lounge. I'm under 950


Introducing: Rie a.k.a Suzaku

Frankly, my deer . . .

Introducing: Rie a.k.a Suzaku

Toon- Media Circus

U.S. Senate panel backs confirmation of new ambassador to Russia

How come DU is so pessimistic about climate change?

The Bachelorette's Shocking Confession: Why Did You Make Love to Me If You Weren't in Love?

Obama Announces The Most Punishing Sanctions Yet On Russia — Says They'll Have A 'Bigger Bite'

These guys are all about infrastructure

S.E. Cupp Says We are BAD Atheists...

NRA opposes Rep. Robin Kelly's 'common sense' bill prohibiting marketing firearms to kids

We are lucky

Tell them Martin

Greenberg Faces January Trial in 9-Year-Old Spitzer Suit

Anti-Gaza war demonstration dwarfed by pro-Israel rally

Israel Grants First Golan Heights Oil Drilling License To Dick Cheney-Linked Company

House Republicans quietly passed yet another tax cut, with a price tag of $115 billion.

Corporations are people. So what if people were corporations?

question about water mains

PG&E hit with new federal felony charges in San Bruno explosion

New York Review of Books: "The Liberal Zionists" by Jonathan Freedland

Penelope Cruz & Javier Bardem Denounce Israel In Open Letter

A bored staffer, a congressional page gone rogue, or real congressional intel?

LBN story needs R's and comments

3 year old wearing nothing but a diaper crashes Jeep, runs home to watch cartoons.

LBN story needs R's and comments

Senate bill would end NSA phone records collection

Palin: Time for intervention?

Facebook users. Have you liked this page yet?

Palestinians Face Looming ‘Public Health Crisis’ - Aid Worker


So I admit I'm a scumbag, just not that kind of a scumbag

9/11 Claimed Nearly 3000 Lives. Cancer Related to the Rescue and Clean Up May Claim 3000 More.

Pro-Israel Contributions to U. S. Congress

Who’s the Boss? McDonald’s is, Feds Determine

Valdimir Putin, the George W. Bush of Russia

They have his back

Who’s the Boss? McDonald’s is, Feds Determine

America's Flight 17 (Story of US Downing Iran Air Flight 655)

Former CIA/NSA Boss Michael Hayden Admits Ed Snowden Was A Whistleblower

Jeb Bush changes his tune on immigration to satisfy the rabid base, MSNBC

Meet Luna: The Baby Calf the Dairy Industry Wanted to Kill

Just when you think the NRA can't sink any lower ........

President Kennedy's Peace speech at American University June 10, 1963

AFA loonball Tim Wildmon: Too much beefcake in the locker room for Michael Sam

"Who did what for Israel in 1948? America did nothing."

My admittedly off-beat contribution to the DU Porn thing ...

Nowhere to Run!

Boehner: Impeachment talk a Dem 'scam' to raise money

I've seen live, a few good ones

How do I post a pic on my FB Page to DU without having the DU Post link back to my FB PAGE?

Global confidence in President Obama much higher than Bush

Politics Done Right - Journalist Rula Jebreal discusses Palestinian-Israeli Conflict media bias

Lester scratched from tomorrow's start - strong speculation he will be traded....

Senate confirms McDonald as VA secretary

Hansen: 2 Millard West grads launch super PAC in effort to show how dumb super PACs really are

Cassildas song

San Francisco Startup Delivers Pot to Medical Marijuana Patients

Alan Dershewitz was on Don Lemon tonight

As God is my witness, my goal is to turn this into the table tennis forum!

Try and think up twenty names...


Migrant children are no-shows at Dallas immigration hearings

More squee bebehs

WTF ...60

Democracy Now - Palestinian Journalist Mohammed Omer

Protests Mount Against Michigan Womyn's Music Festival That Excludes Trans Women

Israel-Palestine: Is This A Debate? Russell Brand The Trews (E111)

Mika scores her first modeling gig,

One of the greatest books of all time makes 50SoG look utterly puritanical.

WTF ...61

Israel's geopolitical profiteering masquerading as "self preservation"

Ship Found During Ground Zero Excavation Traced Back To 1773

On Banning, Criticism, and Liberalism

"The Path Between Pseudo-Spirituality and Pseudo-Science"

De Blasio On ‘Poor Doors:’ Future Development Should Have ‘Equal Approach’

Sign the petition to DNC: Say “no” to Phoenix in 2016

Harry Reid: UN report charging Israel with violations of Palestinians' human rights is "disgusting".

Netanyahu is betraying the victims of the Holocaust.

Campbell Brown's Law.

AFP Says Israeli shelling hit another UN school - UN Says At Least 15 People Killed

"Why Angry Grandpa is Banned from Wal-Mart"

So Ted Cruz, Bernie Sanders, and Elizabeth Warren are all in agreement when it comes to Israel

A suggestion for helping Group Hosts communicate better

4 teens charged with capital murder in beating death of USC student

Protective Edge: The disengagement undone

Deadly Israeli shelling hits Gaza UN school

NO ONE is responsible for this many attacks on innocent civilians, except the ones attacking them

WTF ...62

Agnostics may threaten agnostic atheists with a burden of proof.

Israeli activists protest Gaza violence outside air force base

The New Yorker: "Collective Punishment in Gaza" by Rashid Khalidi

The 'occupation of Gaza' canard

Protection of civilians during armed conflict is a cornerstone of international humanitarian law

Cain to meet surgeon to discuss elbow injury

Civilians in war

A New Way to Pay for a Year of University?

Raiders look at potential home deep in heart of Texas

Debate over Uribe’s alleged paramilitary past shot down in Senate

Crime (Israel) and Punishment (Russia)

A Glance At Israel’s Blood-Soaked History In Gaza

Most of Gaza could be without power for at least a year

Archaeologists discover ancient astronomy lab in northern Peru

Apparently the Bay Area has the snobbiest cities

Archaeologists discover ancient astronomy lab in northern Peru

AP Raw Footage: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Sheltering Refugees

The Westboro Baptist Church will protest at Reddit’s headquarters, but first, they’ll do an AMA

Richard Dawkins, what on earth happened to you?

Russell Brand - Awakened Man

Gaza conflict: At least 15 killed in shell attack on UN school during 2nd night of bombardment

Gaza call for help from those on Twitter

17 Banned Films- and What They Tell Us About the Power of Cinema

Atlantic: Invest 93L moves W; Pacific: TD Genevieve, TS Halong, Invest 91C, Invest 92C

Landslide hits Indian village, 150 may be trapped

Heads up East Coast DU'ers, we *might* get a TS or hurricane in several days...

Good morning, what's your good news for the day ?

Welcome to the Asian Group!

Top 10 Reasons Why We Don't Need Unions Anymore

US Unable to Account for $626 Million Worth of Weapons in Afghanistan

???? This was in the NYT today ...

Who's wearing MOM JEANS!! now


No, We Can't Trust Rand Paul on Race Issues, Says Civil Right's Pioneer

The Creepy Reason WalMart Ice Cream Fails to Follow Laws of Nature

Hightower: Our Do-Nothing Congress Takes a Vacation

Could this really be the reason the US and European countries are going after Russia

Sylvan Esso: 'Coffee,' Live On Soundcheck

Egads. My otherwise liberal cousin is pro-fracking!

America's Poorest Shoppers Are Putting Discount Stores Out Of Business

Charlie Crist first day as Governor if he is elected in November

Boogie boards and inflatable boats on Sunset Boulevard after water main bursts

The Man Who Got No Sign.

Five Israeli Talking Points on Gaza—Debunked

For Donna 7-30-52 to 7-29-09

Beyond protest: War and the Israeli Left

American Consumers Aren't Retail's Top Priority Anymore

Russell Brand Accuses Sean Hannity 'Of Looking Like Ken Doll' In Gaza Video Response

Magpies Chattering

Wisconsin 2013 Summer Summary

How many magpies?

Legislature rushes abortion clinic access bill to Gov. Deval Patrick (Mass)

Alabama Officials: Pray That EPA Doesn't Disrupt God's Coal Industry

LA DU'ers, best wishes coping with WaterMainpocalypse

Chadwick Boseman--the Next Big Thing?

Action Alert! Public comment period on McAuliffe’s call for abortion clinic review ends this week

Action alert! Public comment period on McAuliffe’s call for abortion clinic review ends this week

Anti-Semitism On Rise In U.S. As Well As Europe

The coolest locksmith shop ever.

Even Zionist Cohen has had enough

FBI errors in 16 Death Penalty cases.

Satan-blaming church deacon gets rider in sex abuse case (Idaho)

Lisa Subeck: My record shows I'll fight for children, families

Jon Snow Gaza Video

Man Charged With Rape During Keith Urban Concert

Bad News Pouring In For Republicans: Democrat Mark Pryor Leads Arkansas Senate Race By 6

Christie call to cool abortion talk follows restrictions in N.J.

Software to Power F-35 Running as Much as 14 Months Late

Prove your love at City Hall | By Mark Morford

How can we protect our clinics? Madeline Burrows makes the case for clinic defense

Looking at Appalachia -- William Gedney -- Part 1


The entertainment field unions -

Could you vote for a Democrat who didn't accept evolution?

Two women were run over by a train and survived:

Obama Urged to Address LGBT Rights in Africa

PSA: Sharknado 2: The Second One, is on tonight at 9pm EST on SYFY. SPOILERS++++

I have an idea to stop the slaughterin Gaza

ADP National Employment Report Shows 218,000 Jobs Added in July

A HERETIC I AM needs some DU vibes, prayers, and love today.

Wednesday Toon Roundup 1- The Next War

Wednesday Toon Roundup 2-Bloody Hands

Wednesday Toon Roundup 3- Waves of Immigration

Wednesday Toon Roundup 4- The Rest

Why??? IMO: mean people suck! (updated)

If these issues are important to you....

U.S. Economy Grew 4% in Second Quarter

Serious political topic with impeccable argumentation and flawless documentation

Keith Olbermann is furious over the NFL's handling of Ray Rice case

Why the Kiev regime is fascist..

Banks Cash In on Inversion Deals Intended to Elude Taxes

Morgan Freeman and the Juggalos

GOP’s moronic inferno: The real reason cranks and shills rule the party

Leaked Docs: How a Secret FreedomWorks Donor Sought a Return on Its "Investments"

Now we KNOW we're in Massachusetts

Anyone else getting flooded with money requesting emails over the past few weeks?

Texas Dem blasts 10 ammosexuals’ on border: ‘Pointing guns at children solves nothing’

1,200+ killed in Gaza, 40 percent declared DMZ, evacuation notices and ROUTINE bombing of shelters

"The most frightening candidate I’ve met in seven years interviewing congressional hopefuls"

The lazy moocher class: Congress (GOP House Set To Work Only 14 Days In The Next Four Months)

NRA ammosexual likens Washington’s gun initiative to Nazi Germany

Brazil Farmers Say GMO Corn No Longer Resistant to Bugs

US to Sell 5,000 Hellfire Missiles to Iraq Worth $700Mln

Regarding communication for small group hosts

Well-- looks like it's happening again.

Detroit water workers denounce demands for concessions

Hour long SWAT standoff over after officers discover no one is home

Maybe Mr. Cuomo needs a vacation? His bizarre presser Monday.

Colombia president says 'demented' FARC attacks could end peace talks

US judge says unable to seize Kurdish oil

Fighters overrun Libyan special forces base

Extent Of NWT Fires This Year 6X 25-Year Average; Boreal Carbon Release Sneak Preview

Ukraine official: Rebels lay mines near crash site

Elizabeth Warren’s Biggest Donors Say She’d Be ‘Out of Her Mind’ to Run for President

Ammosexual Larry Pratt Doubles Down On Telling Congresswoman She Should Fear Being Shot

Alabama Officials: EPA Coal Regulations Violate God's Will; Everyone Should Pray To Overturn Them

Researchers Track 16-Foot Swells In Beaufort Sea N. Of Alaska Where Ice Once Blocked Any Waves

Gaza myths and facts: what American Jewish leaders won't tell you

The photography of William Gedney

Leaked Docs: How a Secret FreedomWorks Donor Sought a Return on Its "Investments"

Why to be concerned about e-bola in West Africa...HERE.

Yesterday. Please pardon the horizon!

Swift deportations evidence to lawyers/advocates that many legitimate claims of fear are never heard

VA GOP Treasurer belittles Muslims, Sikhs, Animists, Jainists..."Should we be thanking them too?"

WikiLeaks: Australia bans reporting of corruption case involving Malaysia, Indonesia, and Vietnam

50 Shades of Chicken...Do you truss me?

Four-hour humanitarian cease-fire begins; Iron Dome intercepts rockets in south

Arlington Prepared to Grant Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

I've never seen one of these in "the wild."

Soldiers get $92M in debt relief under settlement

How Hamas Wields Gaza’s Casualties as Propaganda

Cassini spacecraft reveals 101 geysers and more on icy Saturn moon

Actor James Shigeta dies

40 years of presidents: Who fought unemployment and won?

What's for Dinner, Wed., July 30, 2014

UNRWA Condemns Israeli Shelling Of Its School In Gaza As Serious Violation Of International Law

GAO Report:Drinking Water at Risk from Underground Fracking Waste Injection

These 10 small cities are the snobbiest in America

A new bar comes to St. Francois County, Missouri

Tom the Dancing Bug TOON: Corporate Sky-Deity

Blunt forces: How marijuana is changing America


Westinghouse Says Deal Near for 26 New Reactors in China

Nowhere to Go": Gaza Suffers One of Deadliest Days so Far as Israel Vows "Protracted" Assault

Campaign fund-raising disparities in congressional race.

Moreland Commission’s nine-month tab: $350,000

Two more holes discovered in northern Russia

Most Con Ed workers found out of compliance with state regs

Quilts & patterns from the Center for Virtual Appalachia

Some Atheist Fundamentalists Are So Offended They Issued Death Threats!!!

McRaven Named Sole Finalist for UT System Chancellor

Audi tests driverless car on FL expressway;expects to begin selling self-driving cars within 5 yrs.

Splendor in Solitude

Deadly clashes hit Xinjiang amid sweeping security crackdown

Criminal Complaint Filed Against GOP Attorney General Candidate Ken Paxton

The upending of Cuomo’s national press strategy

Richard Dawkins Rape Tweets: Atheist Admits Mistake: 'I Should Have Used Quotation Marks'

WikiLeaks reveals Australian gagging order over political bribery allegations

The Companies Whose Fertilizer Blew Up West Say West Should Share in the Blame

U.N. agency: Israel shelled Gaza school sheltering evacuees; 20 reported killed (Wash. Post)

N.Y.U. Langone receives $1.13B from FEMA

Ring of Fire: Private Equity STILL Screwing Middle Class

Strong earnings news, US growth lift stocks

How to disable a tunnel...

Rachel Maddow - Governor sabotages Obamacare, blames Obama

Wendy Davis Needs to Be a Hero Again

In the footsteps of the Irish Moses

Sexual Violence and Neoliberalism - Historical Materialism NY 2013

Catholic institute’s plan to shelter immigrants in Emsworth draws support, opposition

Welcome to Kansas City President Obama...

De Blasio gets high marks for city’s fiscal plan

Deif the Islamic holy warrior unites Hamas

Coming soon...

The bit of your brain that signals how bad things could be

NSFW: But hilarious.....Every Samuel L. Jackson "Motherf'er" in One Motherf'ing Supercut

Texas AG Greg Abbott gives same-sex families ‘another symbolic slap in the face’

"American't" as a slur?

Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem pen open letter to stop the genocide in Gaza!!

Coming to PBS - Ken Burns - The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

Treasure-hunting Sanford family strikes gold — again

Subways graded, from 7 to 2

"He's so handsome, oh my God!" a woman exclaimed. "I'm paying for her food," Pres Obama said.

Flashback 2010/(Then Sen.)Kerry Supported Ill Fated Gaza Flotilla.

Little Girl Cries Because She Doesn't Want Her Baby Brother to Grow Up

Putin Holds Emergency Meeting of Imaginary Friends

Rachel Maddow - Anti-abortion extremists violate church

Millennial women do not want to be identified as Feminists..

Ukraine economy shrinks faster as conflict takes its toll

I am getting truly sick of the mealy mouthed claims by posters here that they are

Perry sees polling bump amid border crisis

Louisiana Republican Flees Interview When Asked About Obama's Birthplace

Scumbag Dinesh Disouza is on NPR. What an ass.

Gaza Morgue Worker Numbed as Bodies Pile Up Under Israeli Raids

Jim Hightower: Astoundingly legal corporate tax thievery

Dem on Dem violence threatens promised coalition

Driverless Car in Florida Road Rage Incident

Mark Regev, deciphered

4 Ways Texas Could Win Big Under New Climate Change Rules

Leaked Docs: How a Secret FreedomWorks Donor Sought a Return on Its "Investments"

Ukraine Alert on Air Dangers Didn’t Provide Full Account

Rachel Maddow - Congressional failures put US at disadvantage

Stephen Colbert buys Sarah Palin website

Russia Stocks to Ruble Rally on Relief Sanctions Weren’t Tougher

Gov. Cuomo to DOH: Speed up medical-marijuana program for epileptic children

ALEC Continues Attack on Renewable Energy Policies to Keep America Addicted to Fossil Fuels

The Arizona State Militia Says It’s Mainstream – It’s Not (VIDEO)

Bruce Rauner's malfeasance goes beyond nursing homes

Romney Sued for Racketeering - along with Bain Capital, Goldman Sachs and others

Bear Don't Care

Pope Francis sounds too much like Obama to be honored by Congress, Republican says

Pope Francis sounds too much like Obama to be honored by Congress, Republican says

David Cassidy to enter DWI plea

Chamber of Commerce starting Tesla Rumors in Nevada

Louisiana Republican Flees Interview When Asked About Obama's Birthplace

Obamacare Dividends Pile Up for Hospitals as Patients Pay

What’s next after Va. gay marriage ruling

Favorite Kafka story? nt

Group backing marriage equality releases television ad in Ohio

Mike Adams of "Natural News" goes off the deep end, FBI gets involved...

Breaks go to existing companies

Deal reached on teaching evolution

There's Something Wrong With Us As People When We Honor Leaders That Lead Under War Conditions....

Ukraine Says Pro-Russian Separatists Placed Mines Around MH17 Site

US Bars Some Venezuela Officials From US Travel

Meghan McCain: I've Had 'All The Sarah Palin I Need For One Lifetime'

Gaza conflict: 'Israeli market strike kills 15'

Fourth female suicide bomber hits Nigeria's Kano, kills six

Pic Of The Moment: Boehner: Talk Of Obama Impeachment Is "All A Scam By Democrats"

Ebola fears grow with Europe and Asia on alert

Wonderfull and refreshing OP from Le Temps d'Agérie, siding w/JK on the " Hot Mic Moment"

I think this cartoon sums up the GOP's views on immigration perfectly

House Dems Demand Answers On Why GOP Govs Rejected Medicaid Expansion

The first show on Sarah Failin's new channel is a movie- "Don't Cry For Me, Alaska"

The burden of proof is on believers

West Virginia Attorney General Suing White House Over Obamacare

Gaza crisis: Strike on busy market kills at least 15, wounds dozens (150?)

Meghan McCain Nails It!

Louisiana Republican Flees Interview When Asked About Obama's Birthplace UPDATE

No thanks.

Russia May Aid Sanctioned Banks as MH17 Probe Stymied

Have You Been A Victim of Domestic Violence

I was thinking about Hillary running for president, and I remembered she will get the crossover vote

Univ. of Nebraska football player: "Don't just watch Fox News."

100 euros for a Zara queue number

LGBT foundation aims to counter Vatican family synod

Koterba toon: Swing District

Best. Headline. Ever.

In Florida Governor’s Race, Democrat Charlie Crist Woos Crucial Black Vote

Huey Long's DC plates

Keep calm and...

GoKart Badass

What I would like to see as a US response to the Gaza situation

If great scientists had logos

This CEO said he would fire workers if Obama elected. Guess what happened.

Footage Shows Iowa Sheriff’S Deputies Tasing Man At Least 15 Times Before He Died

Display screen technology could correct vision problems (BBC)

Japan to Step up Sanctions Against Russia

Say hello to a Religious Right leader when he thinks he is anonymous (a little explicit)

Display screen technology could correct vision problems (BBC) {xpost from Science}

For-profit late cancer treatment comp. pays FreedomWorks to fight making early detection affordable

The punchlines write THEMSELVES: George Zimmerman is now a security guard in a gun store

Jerry Brown says he would support more shelters for immigrant minors

Kenya: Officials warn 'no alcohol for roadside baboons' (BBC)

A brief guide to the Republican Party platform

Nasty Chikungunya Virus Gaining Traction In U.S.

France: Rare Sri Lankan leopards born in zoo (BBC)

Even Companies That Sell Tampons Are Run By Men

Rarely seen bee-eater birds breeding on Isle of Wight (BBC)

Which View of Christianity Does Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby Ruling Defend? What About Sharia Law?

Hillary Clinton Spends Busy Day Fueling Speculation, Not Ruling Things Out

Orlando Sentinel asks judge to unseal officer's indictment

Teen Allegedly Sexually Assaulted At A Concert As People Watched And Filmed Her

Steve Stockman shows us again how mature and intelligent he is...

Nine Paley animation: "This Land is Mine."

The man who plays French horn with his toes (BBC)

To Hillary or not to Hillary...What is most important issue of ALL? Voting Rights, I say...

Oral arguments set in John Doe appeal (Sept. 9th)

Karma strikes: The Terrible Economy Just Claimed Another Victim: Walmart's U.S. CEO

We have a tiny window of time to persuade candidates in primaries to stop funding the war on Gaza

Moscow Says 'Short-Sighted' Sanctions To Hit Russia's Ties With West

A lot of what we know is not necessarily first hand.

Remember the irrepressible Yakov Smirnoff?

9 chain restaurant items that will basically kill you as soon as you order them

Cuomo: Astorino’s Moreland Criticism ‘Entertaining’

5 Non-Losing Teams from '13 That Might Implode in 2014

Probably a small thing, really, but...

Stupidest Men On The Internet: Obama Bringing Africans, Ebola, And Polygamy To America!

US Condemns Israeli Shelling of UN School in Gaza

I would like to build a roadside "WannaTakaHavaLeava Little Library" to put

Hillary Clinton's book-signing draws nearly 1,200 to Spa City bookstore

President Obama to GOP: 'Stop Just Hating All the Time'

Obamacare Shocker: Prostitutes And Other People TeapubliKKKans Don’t Like Can Get Insurance!

"What Is Hateful to You, Do Not Do to Your Fellow: This Is the Whole Torah"

Russian-backed rebels are surrounding the crash site with land mines...investigators cant get in

House Republicans Vote To Sue President Barack Obama

PR battle is turning on Israel: NPR story on right-wing Israelis mobs plans to attack protestors

Congressional Law made RICO to empower citizens to become Private Attorney Generals

Two Songs ...

When does the trouble-making god of the Jews, Christians and Muslims get pulled on the carpet?

Three Rikers Guards Indicted for Smuggling Cocaine and Oxycodone Into the Jail

Fast-Food Workers Just Took McDonald’s Down a Notch

Ugandan Constitutional Court Could Rule Thursday On Challenge To Anti-Homosexuality Act

Internet privacy service Tor warns users it was attacked

It wasn't a "Don't tread on me" bumper sticker, although I thought it was.

Obama's last chance to do his presidency right: tell people "give me a Congress of Democrats...

BREAKING: Israeli strike hits a Gaza fruit and vegetable market, 17 killed and 160 wounded

Proofs, Disproofs, Labels and Semantics

Papantonio: The "Great" No Labels Party

Nearly 1 in 3 Restaurant Workers Suffers From Food Insecurity

Screwy Louie Gohmert Claims Central American Youth Are Lying About Violence

Kerry to French FM Fabius:Netanyahu a stubborn head

New York City's Paid Sick Leave Law Kicks In Today

Thom Hartmann: Is the Future of the Planet in ALEC's Secret Hands?

Thom Hartmann: Will the GOP Sabotage of Obamacare Backfire?

The New York Times Considering Truncated Print Edition At Discount Rate (w/unlimited digital access)

Judges Approving NSA Surveillance Keep Buying Verizon Stock

Bryan Fischer: 'It Will Be Impeachment Or The End Of America' - See more at: http://www.rightwingwat

Maybe Mr. Cuomo Needs a Vacation? His Bizarre Presser on Monday.

Finally; Atheist TV is here

A sad and scary Mark twain quote

Ted Cruz stirring up shit in the house

Congressman Hastings on Speaker Boehner's Lawsuit Against President Obama

Right wing Israelis chanting "no school tomorrow, no children left in Gaza!"

"Women should not laugh in public."


Satanists Demand Religious Exemption from Abortion Laws, Cite Hobby Lobby

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries: Addressing the GOP's Frivolous Lawsuit Against President Obama

African cocoa farmer tastes chocolate for the first time...

How do you challenge or question your faith?

Thom Hartmann: Meet the GOP mayor who walked 350 miles for Medicaid

I hope the Boehner lawsuit wins

Oh Sadie! (on a lighter note..well for everyone but Sadie)

Nixon Signed Racketeering Prosecutions Require Proof of Predicate Acts

Read the Notorious RBG at Her Most Blistering

Lender to forgive $92 million in inflated loans to soldiers in settlement with NY, 12 other states

Fox News Bob Beckel Calls The Bachelorette a 'Slut' For Sleeping With A Contestant She Did Not Marry

Oil refinery threatened by sea-level rise, asks government to fix problem (not The Onion)

WTF ...63

Ebola epidemic 'out of control' says charity

I think these changes to the GD SOP are a positive change.

Iraq’s persecuted Assyrian Christians are in limbo

California to see its first openly gay governor, if only for a few hours

Anybody watching Bertha

Jeremy Scahill: Leaked US Terrorist Watchlist Rulebook Reveals "Global Stop and Frisk Program"

The Nixon Tapes: 1971-1972

Gilad Shalit's father: I would fight Israel if I were Palestinian

The Israeli Ambassador to the US was a GOP operative who used to work for Frank Luntz

Truth-Out: Stand With Kerry Against Netanyahu.

Obama Empties Both Barrels and Tears Boehner’s Lawsuit Against Him To Shreds


Obama Sues Boehner for $70 Million for Obamacare Repeal Votes

NSA Court Judges Invest in Verizon While Surveillance Warps Law and Journalism

Our default setting is not 'yes'.

Putin Holds Emergency Meeting of Imaginary Friends

Despite all my efforts the doctor thinks I'll live

UN People on the Scene Say Israel Has Now Hit UN Schools Housing Refugees Six Times

An attack of universal shame - well said UN

What is the actual purpose of ALEC and the Chamber of Commerce?

Gaza: How Hamas tunnel network grew

Already More Than a Lost Decade Income and Poverty Trends Continue to Paint a Bleak Picture

KY-SEN "Question from Ilene" Allison Grimes new ad.

Ryan's Block Granted Domestic Programs Would Be Like Reagan's Community Mental Health Ctrs.

The Solution to Middle East Chaos

Rafroid Taking another Doping Break Apparently

de Blasio Hasn’t Followed Moreland Commission But Blasts Astorino’s Response to It

U.N. Spokesman breaks down sobbing on live TV over Palestinian children killed in shelling


Complete, Utter Squee-Rama!! (Kitteh thread warning!)

Cop Loses Robber After Good Guy With Gun Tries To Help, Shoots Wildly Towards Him

A couple of Facebook pages that might be of interest to folks in this group.

Amanda Levitt Talks Fat Body Politics, A Horrible House Obesity Bill

Electricity or drinking water? By 2040, you might not get both

Congressional resolution honoring Pope Francis faces hurdles because pontiff is "too liberal"

THANK YOU for reactivating my account, I'm appreciative & moved. No need to publicly post/reply.(nt)

Hubble Telescope Lego Edition - needs your help...

Not-So-Camera Shy: Democrats Hail the Rise of Surveillance

Paris Launched a Kid-Friendly Bike Share. Could the U.S. Be Next?

Why do Americans tolerate letting Israel dictate our Israel policy?

Can Anyone Recommend Web Site or Books That Explain The Current Israel/Gaza/Palestinian Conflict

Oregon Hunting Guide Pleads Guilty to Injuring Wild Cats for Easy Kill

Can somone tell Michelangelo Signorile to stop saying

New Jason Carter Campaign Video: A Carter for Governor, Again | The New York Times

Interesting "discussion" with a FB friend I love to hate.

VIDEO: Death of a Photojournalist in Gaza

McConnell's Opponent,Alison Lundergan Grimes, Uses 'McConnelling' Video Against Him

Norman Finklestein arrested says Israel is effectively annexing Gaza which is

Master List of Federal Cases Romney's RICO is Allegedly Connected to.

How does one go about establishing the value of a company?

NRA Member Who Lost Sister To Gun Violence Tearfully Asks Senate To Protect Women

'We teach life, sir'

Most GOPPERS Hate Obama So Much They Would Vote For Satan If He Was GOP Candidate.

Why is it that airlines say that carry-ons can only be certain dimensions, and then when you get

American Eagle Plane Evacuated On Laguardia Runway Due To Smoke In Cockpit

White House Threatens To Veto House GOP Border Crisis Funding Bill

Psychologists Find a Surprising Thing Happens to Kids Who Read Harry Potter

The Rude Pundit: Democrats Are Totally Making Money Off Impeachment Talk and It's Awesome

Colombia’s women victims ‘terrified’ over pending release of paramilitaries

Rare form of Lyme disease hits New York area

My old boss called me.

NextGen Climate Action ad targets state Sen. Joni Ernst

New York Fed Worried About Gambling in Casablanca, Um, Ethics Problem at Big Banks

Vatican intervenes to remove a priest in Paraguay accused of sex abuse in US

How The U.S.’s Zero Weeks Of Paid Family Leave Compares To The Rest Of The World

Pope Francis May Be 'Too Liberal' For House Republicans To Honor

Congresswoman Niki Tsongas, Democrat--letter to the Board of Directors, Market Basket

LOL @ Husband suffrage

Arab Leaders Silent, Viewing Hamas as Worse Than Israel

De Blasio promises to go after ticket scofflaws

July 29th 2014 - When is enough enough in CrazyLand USA?

How the U.S.-Backed Genocide in Guatemala Drove the Child Refugee Crisis

Invitation from Jack Trammell:

Louisiana state Rep. Lenar Whitney: "Global Warming is a Hoax"


Ultimatum from MB BOD....just now on WHDH news

Baby girl delivered from dead mother dies

Senator Denies Climate Change On Senate Floor And Gets A Science Lesson From His Colleague.

What's the difference between rats and Republicans?

How Many People Did the CIA Process at Its Stare Kiejkuty “Black Site,” and Where Are They Now?

How US Immigration Policies Endangered Central American and Cuban Children

Get a load of the subtle imagery on Governor Word-Salad's new website...

How US Immigration Policies Endangered Central American and Cuban Children

Paris Launched a Kid-Friendly Bike Share. Could the U.S. Be Next?

First Car on My Block with a Clinton/Castro 2016 Bumper Sticker

Hunting on the Border. A Right Wing perspective..................

Updated: Land for gas: secret German deal could end Ukraine crisis

Interview with a fascinating Jewish/Palestinian woman...

This is all it takes. Extend a hand

Fuck this. It is time for direct action to stop US military support of Israel.

Death-defying: Mom battled cancer while 'feisty' baby waited for a new heart

What kind of contender can Wilpon’s Mets be?

COMMENTARY: China’s grim religious freedom problem

Sing it Louder Roger..For children fleeing around the world, from the egos of grown men.

Dissent Quieted With Most Israelis Behind Gaza War

Proof Lois Lerner (IRS) is NOT a liar

Michelle Bachmann wants the attention Louie Gohmert is getting.


Turkish official: Women shouldn’t laugh in public

‘Children killed in their sleep’: Israeli artillery fire hits UN school, killing at least 20

How Austin Turned a Dead Department Store Into a Community College

McAuliffe: ‘I was devastated the night Eric Cantor lost’

The Ugly Tide Washing Across Europe

Egypt’s decision to side with Israel has cost Gaza dear

Robert Reich: "For some time now I've called for the legalization of marijuana ...

Why a Tanker of Kurdish Oil is Stranded by the Galveston Coast

Bernie on greed.

Ohio: 2nd fine levied against prison food vendor

More voices describe Gaza slaughter as a ‘genocide’

Turkey’s Erdogan promises to protect Jews, urges them to oppose Israeli ‘aggression’ Read more: htt

Krugman: Liberals really should be celebrating. California shows how Obamacare can and should work..

We should be outraged

Powell Maybe Not Told Early About CIA Techniques.

Victims of 1982 Guatemala massacre laid to rest

House Vote to Sue Obama in Progress... so far 100% Republican cowards voting Yea.

Gaza imam calls for Jews’ extermination

Claire Black: [Commonwealth] Games makes stand for gay rights

IRS Commissioner Lois Lerner called conservatives "Assholes" in an e-mail

Go Ahead Bonner House. Vote YES to Sue.....AND

Brazil Farmers Say GMO Corn No Longer Resistant to Bugs

Brazil Farmers Say GMO Corn No Longer Resistant to Bugs

Jon Stewart Enrages Right Winger, First Over Gaza, Then It Gets Personal

$350M From Citigroup, Pension Funds and Other Banks to Boost Affordable Housing

Bud and Miller Are Trying to Hijack Craft Beer—and It’s Totally Backfiring

US Attorney files Amicus Brief in ACLU Voting Rights Case

Roll Call Vote on House Resolution 694, authority to sue President Obama

our illustrious house of representatives have voted to sue President Obama

'Climate Criminality': Australia OKs Biggest Coal Mine

Experts: Ebola Vaccine At Least 50 White People Away

The Three False Premises of the Ryan Poverty Plan

In the old days when I forgot my shopping list...

Marshawn Lynch To Be Fined More In A Day Than Gale Sayers Made In A Year

Reportedly, former IRS official Lois Lerner referred to Republicans as "crazies" and "assholes."

AG asks judge to keep W.Va. same-sex marriage lawsuit on hold

We need more 'innovative business models' like this one in Austin.

Members of Congress are falling over one another to show their support for Israel.

Gabby Giffords: Guns killing women: Time for Congress to act

Key narcolepsy–influenza vaccine findings retracted

Pelosi Challenges Boehner: Take Impeachment Off the Table Right Now

Key narcolepsy–influenza vaccine findings retracted

Papantonio: House Votes To Authorize Lawsuit Against Obama

US is no safer after 13 years of war, a top Pentagon official says

So lets say the GOP lose their case against Obama..

Rockets fired at central Israel; Abbas to UN: Declare Gaza disaster area

Sue Obama - Nothing More Than A Stunt To Give Repubs A Talking Point Back In Their Districts.....

Now I Get It!

Democracy Now! Henry Siegman, leading voice of American Jewry, on Gaza:

I want to thank you folks for the overwhelming kindness you have shown me today. (Edit)

We finally know what the fox says

For the FIRST TIME IN HISTORY, The House has voted to sue a sitting president.

The Donut Cheesesteak Burger

98 Years Ago Today: The Black Tom Explosion

"What Debate? Economists Agree the Stimulus Lifted the Economy"

Senators Offer Bill to Curb Campus Sexual Assault

Six cops charged with robbery, kidnapping, extortion

Police: Drunk USPS driver flipped mail truck in Delco

Just heard at work that they plan to fire us all ...

Let's keep it 100%

Turkish women stage a "laughing" protest

Pledge to vote to make the difference for Georgia women!

Response to an inquiry to Eliz. Warren from a MB employee

Analysis: The hidden picture in Gaza

Are we headed toward a constitutional "crisis" with this Republican lawsuit?

Artists change bomb blast pics

Walking from Central America

Ravens' Harbaugh supports Ray Rice

Mike Luckovich Toon- Tramp Stamp

How long before Congress loses legitimacy as an institution in the American people's eyes...?

I know, I'm a mom of a teen

Papantonio: Obama Gets Tough Against Immigration Obstruction

Powell maybe not told early about CIA techniques

"Obama Mulls Massive Move on Immigration"

The NRA just called my house

Who Do You Think You Are, Season 5....

Peace Corps removing volunteers amid Ebola outbreak

Ginsburg on retirement: ‘People know I’m here to stay’

Lawsuit? These things always backfire on the Republicans...

Has DU totally slowed down tonight for anybody else?

Dr. Housing Bubble 07/30/14

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Thursday, 31 July 2014

Bank of America ordered to pay $1.27 billion for 'Hustle' fraud

Massachusetts Charter School Teachers Join Teamsters Local 170

A brief history of the Middle East - "This Land is Mine."

Religious recruiters banned from middle school after multiple complaints

Cambodians are increasingly being executed for sorcery

Alabama is broken. And I live here.

New York police unions lose bid to challenge stop-and-frisk settlement

Where to eat in Charleston, SC?