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Archives: June 5, 2015

Russia's Putin to meet with Pope Francis at the Vatican

Who's the fool now?

This Blood Scan Reveals Every Virus That’s Ever Infected You

Man Found Guilty Of Selling Toxic Bleach As Miracle Cure For Autism

About Shaggy...

Governor O'Malley’s record of getting things done on voting rights in MD.

Little pictures have big ears

How I Became An Atheist

Just an observation.. HoF post.

Feds Blast Ted Cruz’s Shady Donations

The Iranians go "all in" on Syria.

Physicians sue Arizona over law about reversing medical abortions.

The Child Veterans of South Sudan Want to Know: Will Americans Support Them?

President Obama welcomes The MLB World Champions to the White House

You are God. You get the following prayers at the same time. Which one do you answer

Let's see you do this:

Clinton Misuses Stat on CEO Pay

Study: atmospheric methane increases largely attributable to Northern Wetlands

DSCOVR/GoreSat - Time to put on the brakes and settle into orbit

The Biden Family Pays Their Respects

Functioning??? McConnell: 'Highly likely' Senate won’t appoint new judges for Obama

IPCC Warns Methane Traps Much More Heat Than We Thought

Someone's idea for a lifetime washing machine...

The Biden Family Pays Their Respects (2)

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 5 June 2015

Religious Stereotyping Is Bullying

My wife is a big fan of the Clintons.

I'll play too!!!

Minnesota man charged in 1987 killing of 83-year-old woman

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! American Horror Show! & a new Kitteh gif

Thank you, NYC_SKP.

TYT: U.S. Finally Respected Again And Fox News Can't Stand It

Lindsey Graham Compares Hillary Clinton To North Korean Dictator Kim Jong-un

Rep. Young wants your views on health care

It's time for a theology of encounter

FDA panel backs female libido pill, under safety conditions

Her flaxen hair

Jesus H. Christ on a trailer hitch, people... give the hosts a break!

Well done, Mrs Clinton...

Two Texans guilty of selling illegal immigrants entry to fake Native American tribe

Hillary wants me to vote for her.

Where will Elizabeth Warren's Support Go?

Hiker rescued in searing Arizona heat after three days without water

We made Democracy Now!(!) #frackfreedenton

Remember when Palin pathetically accused David Letterman of being a threat to kids?

today is national hug your cat day!

If I ever get banned for using a racist, sexist, anti-semitic, homophobic , et cetera, epithet...

To the self deleted

Stephen Harper says Russia can't rejoin G-7 with Putin in power

'Paradise for $20': hardy tourists enjoy Venezuela cash bonanza

A Father's Tears: Joe Biden Struggles to Control His Emotion as He Leads Public Mourning for Son

I just want to scream. Please someone make the Duggar Family go away.

"I Still Love You"

Religious Leaders Ask Obama To Loosen Abortion Restrictions Abroad

Mellody Hobson, My Shero

BREAKING: Marriage Equality Reaches Guam, Where America’s Day Begins

New technology could put an end to drunken driving, officials say

two types of bans

If I Should Fall From Grace of Skinner

JFK camaigned as a Republican in 1960 (sarcasm)

Doctors in Texas perform world's first skull-scalp transplant

Colombian authorities arrest 2 politicians and 33 ‘Urabeńos’ on drug trafficking charges

Wow, So Now The 2016 GOP Added A Flat Bed And A Scooter

For the kids

TYT: Beau Biden's Death & Joe Biden's Heartbreaking Honesty

New York finalizes Bitcoin trading rules


Jim Hightower: Far from "liberalizing" global policies, TPP is corporatizing them

*Going There.* Why DU was founded: Election 2000

FDA advisory panel recommends approval of ‘female Viagra’

Diabetes means: Eating salsa with a spoon plus Ritz crackers (not chips). n/t

Fracking Has Had No ‘Widespread’ Impact on Drinking Water, EPA Finds

Is Safari starting to really suck?

DNA links former Chili's employee to spit in customer's drink

Bill Moyers: "But if Senator Sanders is a crackpot, so are the majority of Americans."

TCM Schedule for Sunday June 7 - Movie Camp: First Contact

TCM Schedule for Monday June 8 - World War II Thrillers

Obama and his GOP allies launch big effort to win trade fight in the House

Help build a definitive guide to every unreleased video of police brutality

Rolling Stone: Three Days on the Campaign Trail With Bernie Sanders

I am tempted - what do you think?

Ukraine's Poroshenko warns of Russian invasion threat after fighting surge

This whole thing is crazy

Colombia limits presidents to single term

Unemployment to drop to 5.2% in May; to reach 4.8% by September

US envoy: ISIS fight may last 'generation or more'

'Chipping Away At My Soul': Insiders Detail The Decline And Fall Of Corinthian's For-Profit College

What the heck is going on with WilliamPitt and Skipper?

Edward Snowden Op/Ed in NYT: 'The World Says No to Surveillance'

Systematic Chaos died this morning.


Helter Skelter

Edward Snowden: The world says no to surveillance.

He was celebrating his team's best season ever. That's when he ran into the NYPD and broke his leg.

I wish Sea World would read this before using killer whales for people's amusement.

Corrosive salty water threatens 120 (SF) Bay Bridge anchor rods

While I’m already wearing out my welcome tonight :) here are 2 photos I took on my way home

Starting to play with Arduinos. Recommendation needed for C language learning.

This message was self-defeated by its author

Bernie Sanders asks Congress to spend $5.5 billion on 1 million jobs for youths

Pat Robertson: Schools with interracial dating bans deserve tax-exempt status.

Senate Minority Blocks Same-Sex Marriage Veterans Benefits

If you decide to call someone a c***, you have no place here.

Sarah Palin Says Media Ignored ‘Pedophile’ Lena Dunham While Shaming Duggars

Duggar family says real crime is release of molestation records

Bernie Sanders: Let's Spend $5.5 Billion to Employ 1 Million Young People

Britain sells off postal service stake to cut debt

D.C. judge grants retrial in 2001 killing of intern Chandra Levy

Island in the North of UK which is fully powered from renewables

World's oldest cat, Tiffany Two, has died at 27

Seven New Mini-Frogs Found -- Among Smallest Known

New video of police officer in Utah shooting an unarmed man (Dillon Taylor)

Senator Cruz, JFK had words for your kind of Republicans "Charity towards None and Malice for All"

Obama Faced The Most Hated, The Most Racist, The Most Disgusting Humans

Colombia, FARC rebels agree to form truth commission

Jeb Goes from Fragile Frontrunner to Underdog

Ian Masters - My Favorite New Person - Background Briefing is the best

Was NYC_SKP's banning a cover so they could test DU's database tables before the first debate?

Rolling Stone: Three Days on the Campaign Trail With Bernie Sanders

Turkey's Flotilla: What Was It Really About?

Gawker Media Votes To Unionize


here, have some more rose pics

Bristol Palin Falls For Caitlyn Jenner ESPN Hoax: 'Isn’t That Crazy!!!'

i can live without the head doc, but the therapist is another story

The exploding economy: What your new $1,500 leather cooler says about you - By Mark Morford

McKinney students told to cover ‘Gay O.K.’ shirts

Lincoln Chafee May Be Hillary's Biggest Problem

I'm going to toss this out there regarding NYC_SKIP.

Lest We Forget the Heartbreak

HRC Supporter Jennifer Hudson Releases New LGBT Anthem

Eric Burdon & War - Spill The Wine (VIDEO)

People disagreein' everywhere you look

The US government could count those killed by police, but it's chosen not to

The US government could count those killed by police, but it's chosen not to

DUer symbolman's epic video, "An Army Of One", seems to have disappeared from the internet.

To lighten the mood.

Colombia’s ‘sugar cartel’ and its alleged attempts to keep prices high

SC paper sues over refusal to release dashcam video

Congressman John K. Delaney, what the hell are you talking about?

Bernie Sanders can’t win: Why the press loves to hate underdogs

Cuba Travel 2015: Amendment To Restricting Flying From US Fails

Cuba Travel 2015: Amendment To Restricting Flying From US Fails

FYI - the c-word does not have a negative connotation for all people:

Daily Holidays - June 5

Cuba opens third pill packs plant

Arrest warrants issued for proud black families who cheered at this graduation in Mississippi

Lack of local news and information biggest cause of declining millennial turnout: New Knight report

Run Warren Run’ Is Over. What Did It Accomplish?

POLL finds 80% of Republicans AGREE with BERNIE SANDERS on campaign financing

Playing with Water.

The Indian heat wave: effects of climate change felt differently by the poor and by the rich.

Mitch McConnell Says Obama's Circuit Court Nominees Won't Be Confirmed Anymore

An oldie but goodie: D-words and C-words

Rojava: Where socialist feminist revolutionaries fight ISIS every day

GOP base is shrinking!

Ariz. mother convicted of murdering missing daughter

Pakistan’s Radical Feminists Are Fighting Violence with Activism and Art

Dear Marta, happy 40th anniversary

The Progressive Agenda isn't "left wing"...It's America's story

Missing Library Art Located 80 Feet From Where They Should've Been Filed

Eight out of 10 Malala suspects 'secretly acquitted'

UK fines Lloyds nearly $180 million

I am not a Hillary fan but she nailed it on

India Health Ministry says Nestle noodles failed safety test

Looks lke a meth addict...

BDS-mania takes over Israel — for a week...

Romania PM Victor Ponta quizzed over alleged corruption

The True Cost of America’s Ongoing Wars: Sebastian Junger, Spencer Ackerman et al.

Gawker Media Employees Vote to Form a Union, and the Bosses Approve

Exclusive: Alleged Dennis Hastert Sex Abuse Victim Is Named By Family

Appealing to Union, Hillary Clinton Calls Teachers ‘Scapegoats’

Appealing to Union, Hillary Clinton Calls Teachers ‘Scapegoats’

Orange CEO says he did not speak in support of boycott

Appealing to Union, Hillary Clinton Calls Teachers ‘Scapegoats’

Delta reaches tentative agreement with pilots union negotiators

Criminal Charges Against Agents Reveal Staggering Corruption in the Silk Road Investigation

90 Pounds Of Cocaine Found On Cargo Ship Owned By Anti-Drug Senator’s Family (Senator McConnell)

Today's Humble Pie

Huckabee: Israel occupation is good because sidewalks

Matt Drudge headline re: Cindy Sheehan in September 2005.

Like oil and water, Liberalism and Corporatism- for lack of a better word- don't mix.

Alleged victim's sister says FBI interviewed her over ex-House speaker Hastert abuse claims

Colombia and FARC rebels agree to form truth commission

Western Sahara's struggle for freedom cut off by a wall

Wk in crazy: Perry makes it rain; Huckabee wanted in girls' shower; more

GOP Sen Susan Collins looks to be strong against TPP. email this am.

5 things you need to know about Rick Perry

Undercover-cop hits on underage girl, she rejects him, he arrests her for being a smartass

Hail, Tornadoes, Floods Batter Colorado

Hillary Clinton comes out swinging on voting rights

Gay Palestinian seeking asylum in Canada set to be deported despite death threats

92 million people aren't working

Payroll employment rises by 280,000 in May; unemployment rate essentially unchanged (5.5%)

Is LePage Admin the reason why we're NOT releasing chicken pox info?

The Incomparable Chutzpah Of David Bossie, Failed Dirty Trickster

What is the difference??

White House urging Dems to back possible Obama defense veto

Friday TOON Roundup 1 - The More The Nuttier

Exclusive: Alleged Dennis Hastert Sex Abuse Victim Is Named By Family

Friday TOON Roundup 2 - Politics and Issues

Some new therapies in the works for aging/injured knees

Friday TOON Roundup 3 - The Rest

Victim's Sister to Hastert: ‘I want you to know your secret didn’t die in there with my brother.'

Chris Hedges - We are in a revolutionary moment”

The transformations that concern America most are very telling...

Airbus says three of four engines failed in Spain A400M crash

US adds 280,000 jobs

Mazda adds 540,000 vehicles to Takata air bag recall

Bobby Jindal administration blasts metric system, Lincoln Chafee

Ir You Are A Public Employee Or Union/Vote GOP?/U Need Your Head Examined.

Germany sent rocket-propelled grenades to Saudi Arabia to swing 2006 World Cup vote as fresh letter

The revival of telephone weather forecasts in Washington, D.C.

Harrisburg Cop Screams that real 75 Year Old Marine is a Fake, Refuses to Apologize

Alleged flasher gets trapped, tipped in port-a-potty

The New York Times: Unions subdued, Walker turns to colleges

Many of the Government Agencies Tasked with Protecting the Public Welfare are Failing

ISIS Fanatics Are Whining ... About The Lack of Starbucks Coffee in Mosul

Officers Pull Over Driver with Thousands of Loose Bees in Car

US report claiming Saudi Arabia financed 9/11 attack 'redacted by Bush'

NHGOP chair Horn says Guinta 'lied, betrayed public trust'

South Carolina becomes first US state to take action against anti-Israel boycotts

Same fools who think George W Bush is better than Obama also think Katrina happened in a magic time

I Never Knew Animals Could Be So Selfless! (a dog named Bear)


Campus says it was not involved in warrants for graduation celebrants

“PBS pulls ads from Harper’s Magazine after critical essay,” by PBS's own Bill Moyers

Malaysia quake: Stranded climbers 'making way down'

They Dared Me to Post This...

Martin O'Malley: Launching a Jobs Agenda for the Climate Challenge

Martin O'Malley: Launching a Jobs Agenda for the Climate Challenge

OK, I posted the middle one.

Why are we spending $7 billion on TSA?

Inside Washington's Quest to Bring Down Edward Snowden

Energy Scty met w/ 3 top KY Repuvs to discuss cleanup at abandoned nuclear site

Trade agreements like TiSA, TPP and TTIP will sideline national laws, Wikileaks says

The latest "banning" (NYC_SKP) is an interesting lesson on REPUTATION.

Rachel Maddow - Rep. McGovern rips 'cowardly Congress' on ducking ISIS war vote

Pope vs. Santorum

Showing Respect for Democratic Candidates Is Easy.

Just Stuff

Santa Barbara pipeline corroded; what's source of tar balls 100 miles away?

Colorado to offer one-day tax holiday on marijuana

The All-Girl Soldier Club: Child Warriors of Donetsk

Colorado to offer one-day tax holiday on marijuana

There have been questions regarding the use of the C*** word on DU

BREAKING: Hickenlooper VETOES Interest Rate Hike Bill - See more at:

Big Pharma's sweetheart TPP deal; Wikileaks reveal another huge teade deal: TiSA

Most Americans could be sustained on local foods alone—except in NY and LA

Rachel Maddow - Clinton slams GOP for war on voting, calls for universal registration

Minnie Mouse and Hello Kitty fight like cats and dogs

Interesting article...The silence over Islamic State’s abuse of women

Americans Unhappy to Be Reminded That Sarah Palin Exists

From Occupying Banks to City Hall: Meet Barcelona’s New Mayor Adu Colau

Bernie Sanders Lays Into Republicans For Their Attack On Social Security

The politcal revolution is starting

It's paella time!

Twilight of the Professors (The Neoliberal War on Higher Education)

It's not like it caught me by surprise...

Racial Justice/Civil Rights vs. Economic Justice and Hillary Clinton vs. Bernie Sanders

Ex-Im bank charter lapse expected; Reid to block GOP spending bills; bipartisan tax raises

The Destruction of Jamaica’s Economy Through Austerity

A proposal in a paper

G.O.P.-Led House Votes to Keep Curbs on American Travel to Cuba

Great commercial for Bud Lite, like ever!

Three Days on the Campaign Trail with Bernie Sanders

Utah police like Obamacare

Street Epistemology with Strangers in Public on Camera

Worth a watch or re-watch, because it remains one of the most important documentaries ever made.....

The Westboro Baptist shit-souls claim they'll protest Beau Biden's funeral

White House officials meet with Israeli NGO Breaking the Silence:

Nugent on Jenner; TX victim of witchcraft & sodomy; lgbt still dooms US -RightWingWatch best of blog

Should Physicians Prescribing Opioids Be Confident In Managing Chronic Pain?

Campaign confusion, or worse? Air travel isn't even close to a Constitutional right, Gov. Perry

NY Walmart store investigator claims supervisors harassed her over religious beliefs

In Japan, Md. governor is wowed by super-fast trains — with big price tags

Vatican in middle of war of words between cardinal and abuse survivor

Giant Magellan telescope a go

3 Ways USA Freedom Act Fails to Stop FBI Spying on Americans

Westboro church to picket Biden funeral Saturday

Catholics and the torture chamber

Deepest-yet hydrothermal vents discovered in Pacific

Say It Plain: Stop Spying on Us

Can we go back to roasting Republican miscreants?

Just want to give the HRC room a big hug!

Star Trek's Nichelle Nichols Suffers Mild Stroke


Friend of Boston bomber sentenced to three-and-a-half years for obstruction

Seaweed colonizing ice-free parts of Antarctica

Scientific Proof That Hillary Is Still Crushing It On Social Media-HRC Room

The Cage: A Young Children’s Guide to the Biblical Teaching on Hell – C. Matthew McMahon

A Corporate Cult Captures and Thwarts Our Best Graduates

Lincoln Chafee locks down the metric advocate vote

Pablo Sandoval left his heart, batting average and dietitian in San Francisco

Appealing to Union, Hillary Clinton Calls Teachers ‘Scapegoats’ _HRC GROUP POST

EarthSky images: Bubble Nebula

Any DUers catch Rubio- "It’s not nation-building. We are assisting them in building their nation".

OPEC Agrees To Keep Pumping As Oil Glut Fears Persist

Sign Bernie's petition to open up the debates--

Cash-Strapped Kansas Moves to Limit ATM Withdrawals for Residents on Welfare

Please sign Sanders' online petition to the Democratic Party for more debates.

You can't "run" through a campground

Great Job Growth! Just 2.5 Million to Go.


Tariq Aziz, ex-Saddam Hussein aide, dies in Iraqi prison at 79

Get Used to Selloffs, Central Bankers Say as They Fret about the Terrifying Moment When Liquidity...

Caring About Those Trapped in Poverty is Fundamental to Being a Liberal

Support for gun control isn’t dead, new poll shows. It just matters how you frame the question

Sorry folks there is disability fraud

China's Rising Military: Now for the Hard Part

Online petition to the DNC for more Presidential debates.

House Democrats Seek To Revive Gun Control Push In Congress

The Hill Overnight Healthcare: NIH drug lab shut down

Hamas to Israel: ISIS-Linked Rebels Trying To Spark Conflict Between Us

HEADS-UP! Bernie is about to do Brunch with Bernie on FSTV

Online petition for more Presidential debates.

Rush Limbaugh In Free Fall As His Show Gets Demoted To A Low Rated Station

Cross post from Bernie Group - HEADS-UP! Bernie about to live Brunch with Bernie on FSTV

Sen. Bernie Sanders to Gov. Bush: ‘No, We Will Not Cut Social Security!’

Need help with write-in for the local Repub primary

When Tech Kills Gun Control

Yet another example of "welfare for the wealthy..." (Sports arena edition)

Cruz grandstands on Treasury's absence at ACA hearing while GOP plan ignores court case

Have you ever posted something on DU when drunk

Fox News Decides to Help Duggar Family Sugar Coat Son's Molestation

Business with occupied territories, Orange telecom, and the French approach to international law

Remember discovery Channels's Documentary about

Divestment groups at N.Y.U., Columbia get a formal hearing

American Samoans lose birthright U.S. citizenship bid

E.P.A. fracking report may complicate Cuomo ban

shit shit shit.

'American torturers told me they would rape my daughter to get confession,'

The shocking stories that led Louisiana to ban charging rape victims hefty medical fees

Bernie Sanders on Thom Hartmann NOW!

Dozens expected to bid to grow medical marijuana

November ballot could decide housing future of S.F.

My first interview in over twenty years went well.

Robert Reich: The ‘Founding Fathers Did Not Want A Privileged Aristocracy’

A Fossil Fuel Free World is Possible: How to Power a Warming Earth Without Oil, Coal and Nuclear

Federal court tosses challenge to Kansas gun law

Here Are the Facts on Pot-You Decide

Inspiring! Here is the terrific trailer for the film "Suffragette."

California pension initiative requires public vote on retirement benefits

Pic Of The Moment: Not Bad

Pesticides Killing Wild Bee Populations Necessary For World's Food Supply: Study

M.D. Harmon: Driving is only a privilege, but gun ownership is a right

Two Queens Democrats crafting amendment to stop Cuomo from slashing AG, controller budgets

California’s Sea Lion Die-Off

Westboro SCUMBAGS set to protest Beau Biden's funeral

Why are people complaining about Caitlyn Jenner's appearance?

What does it mean to be Caitlyn?

Michelle Duggar Defends Smearing Transgender People As Pedophiles: It's 'Just Common Sense'

The political revolution has started.

IMO, there are times when I think GD should have a timeout, like no posting for 48hrs.

Concealed carry permits soar amid political, safety fears

Hurricanes Blanca and Andres Set Records For Early-Season Northeast Pacific Activity

Called to jury on a post by someone on my ignore list?

I was wrong, Ted Cruz will recover from so called "joke"..the mainstream media will help him.

9 Completely Bonkers Things The Newest GOP Presidential Candidate Believes About The Constitution

Homeless 9-Year-Old With Cancer And Family Finally Move Into New Home Thanks To Strangers

Bloomberg-Backed Group Pushing Gun Control With Familiar Color

NYTimes- Unions Subdued, Scott Walker Turns to Tenure at Wisconsin Colleges

As if we didn't see through the effort to downplay the impact of fracking on drinking water

"I'll never, ever again take too many laxatives! Geez!" Please come CAPTION Rush Limbaugh!!!

Cops Decide Heroin Addicts Will Be Helped With Rehab, Not Arrested

Bernie Sanders isn't perfect, but...

Martin O'Malley in Conversation With Strangers on a Train

Bernie Sanders: The Moderate Centrist

National Park Service: Sunset Crater Volcano Is NOT Erupting

National Park Service: Sunset Crater Volcano Is NOT Erupting

East Flint blown up by Army

Any Bernie Sanders

Remembering our unimaginable loss, 47 years ago today. Bobby.

x-post.Support for gun control isn’t dead, new poll shows. It just matters how you frame...

LOCKED: Inside Look at an Israeli Arms Expo & How Gaza Attack Was Very Profitable

Betty White Joins Instagram To The Tune Of 75K Followers In A Day

I am tired of hearing supposed enlightened Democrats bashing other Democrats for backing Democrats.

From David Corn: Lindsay Of Arabia

The Pointlessness of the Workplace Drug Test

Republicans have made it impossible to “Jump the shark*”

Bernie's fund raising strategy...

MERS: Third Person Dies And 800 Schools Now Closed As Alarm Grows In South Korea

Spoiler (match still in progress)

The Grateful Dead Are Releasing An 80-Disc, $700 Collector's Box Set

Ann Coulter wants to revoke handicapped people's citizenship...

Report: Berkeley High yearbooks being returned, offensive message to be blotted out

AFA nutsoid is defending the Duggars and Hastert...

Minnesota: Criminal Charges Filed Against Archdiocese in Sex Abuse Case

About Bernie and gun control. I need some facts.

Famous Socialists and Democratic Socialists:

Hillary Goes Right for Jeb Bush's Gut in Voting Rights Speech

2016 No-Hopers Fight Over Metric System

PayPal can robocall you with advertising from July

Sale of Michigan company to China may haunt Clinton

Nichelle Nichols (Star Trek) hospitalized after suffering a stroke.

Picking up the pieces after the Laura Kipins fiasco

Charles Pierce on Hillary, Jeb and voting suppression

Hillary calls out GOP field by name -- and it's not by accident

Rant about BMI/weight loss

10 ‘Radical’ Ideas From Bernie Sanders: Guess Which Ones Most Americans Agree On?

Robert Kennedy died today.

Anaheim Angels: We Don't Need Poor Fans, and We Don't Want Them

I never do this but today I'm making an exception...

Trader Joe's Ex-President Opens Store With Aging Food And Cheap Meals

Shaving Dogs Into Cubes Is A New Japanese Craze And We Can't Stop Staring

HIV epidemic sweeping Saskatchewan reserves

Bible Lesson: Coping with a socialist Savior when you're an avaricious, conservative Christian

California Farmers Dig Deeper for Water, Sipping Their Neighbors Dry

Sheldon Adelson looks to stamp out growing US movement to boycott Israel

Michigan Fans...avert your eyes!


Today is the anniversary of when D Day was supposed to happen.

Aung San Suu Kyi to visit China next week

Christie attacks Hillary Clinton on voter registration

Larry Pratt: 'The Second Amendment Was Designed For People Just Like The President'

Has a single ReTHUG said anything about their dear beloved House Leader

Tanned, Exquisitely Coiffed Bernie Sanders Tells Supporters Corporations Actually Have Lot To Offer

If you spend hours reading and commenting on threads about a random person on the intertubes

US air force: being transgender is no longer grounds for discharge

Get Used to Selloffs, Central Bankers Say as They Fret about the Terrifying Moment When Liquidity...

US air force: being transgender is no longer grounds for discharge

Rojava: Where socialist feminist revolutionaries fight ISIS every day

Mitch McConnell Says Obama's Circuit Court Nominees Won't Be Confirmed Anymore

Anti-War Activist Confronts Sen. Tom Cotton

Afghanistan: US drone strike on funeral kills 34

Prop 1 Proponents Spent $26 for Each Yes Vote

Ref who gave the Super Bowl to Pittsburgh moved to supervisory role

Protesting unfairness and DU's moderating system

San Francisco mayor declines to fund taskforce into police bias

Sheldon Adelson Looks To Stamp Out Growing US Movement To Boycott Israel

Minnesota archdiocese faces charges over mishandling of sex abuse claims

The new Bridgegate shitstorm breaking over Christie's head

80% of REPUBLICANS Agree with Bernie Sanders on Citizens United

San Francisco mayor declines to fund taskforce into police bias (xpost from GD)

Fifa corruption scandal: 'Germany sent Saudi Arabia weapons' in exchange for support of their bid to

Et tu, Bernie?

Hillary Clinton's Poll Numbers Falling AMONG DEMOCRATS

Clinton Confidant To Appear Before House Benghazi Panel On June 16

"California pipeline was severely eroded before it burst, causing massive oil spill: report"

Rachael Maddow is on Wendy Williams' Show today

How gross is this picture?

Some guy turned his spam folder into a tabloid

Hastert victims' family comes forward - Daily Kos

Sen. Sanders: Employ Our Youth

Wisconsin Wants To Enable High School Drop Outs To Teach High School - NOT THE ONION

Wisconsin Wants You To Be Able To Quit High School To Teach High School

Denver cops cleared in fatal shooting of teen in stolen car

In very rare public meet, Israeli, Saudi officials name Iran as common foe

Air Force intel uses ISIS 'moron' post to track fighters

My "WTF" comment of the day...

The Fallen of World War II - Amazing!

Senator Robert F Kennedy Announces His Presidential Candidacy

France says it’s ‘firmly opposed’ to Israel boycott

Transit advocates gird for bad news from Cuomo

Hey Donald, you find the "real" birth certificate yet?

Nevada ends Clark County gun registering, gets castle doctrine, increases CCW reciprocity..

Did the Duggars Play the Statute of Limitations Game?

let's pretend. let's pretend that institutional racism no longer exists

Is there something wrong with Firefox?

Sen. Bill Nelson asks for probe into Visa Program used by Disney

Bill would limit efforts to recoup Medi-Cal costs from patients' estates

40 Years Ago: Syd Barrett Visits Pink Floyd During 'Wish You Were Here' Sessions

Mysterious clumps of worms line Texas highways

New Virginia Congressional Map One Step Closer to Reality?

petition urging AG Loretta Lynch to investigate Jeb Bush for coordinating with his SuperPAC...

Rat limb grown in laboratory

Tanned, Exquisitely Coiffed Bernie Sanders Tells Supporters Corporations Actually Have A Lot To Offe

Three-judge panel rules Virginia must redraw congressional map

Photos of women fleeing ISIS and removing black garb surface on Twitter


Report: Social Security overpaid disability benefits by $17B

World Cup artificial turf battle: is grass better?

How does one make suggestions to Bernie's campaign?

The Diane Rehm show Friday news round up panel did it again.

*angry Lewis Black voice* Want to know why people hate the Kardashians? Here's why!

“The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit” by John Singer Sargent

What's for Dinner, Fri., June 5, 2015

Now, more than ever, we need Michael Jackson's song about the effin' rat as they bail Good Ship Ben.

Years ago I called Ann Coulter, to her face, a pampered...

Politico "Smears" Bernie Sanders

Strangers on a Train

Killed two birds with one donation to DU for Bernie Act Blue link

What's The Matter With Kansas? The GOPers Running It Into The Ground

Iowa Parties Announce New Technology for the 2016 Iowa Caucuses

Bravery isn't a contest...

Uribe ‘more motivated to help Venezuela opposition’ after claims of links to political killing

I have no position on the controversy everybody is yapping about right now

'There will be blood: Prepare for nasty Jeb Bush — but don’t expect any fingerprints'

Why Ecuador’s Rafael Correa Is One of Latin America’s Most Popular Leaders

Hillary Clinton's Automatic Voter Registration Plan and Selective Service.

Jury convicts female LA officer of assault in deadly arrest

Bernie Sanders Is Surging Among White Democrats, Minorities Love Hillary

Kyrie Irving to have MRI Friday after leaving Game 1 with knee injury

Highly explosive volcanism at Galapagos

Bird Palace

Warriors need overtime, but top Cavaliers

Really good comparison- Hillary vs the Republicans

Tom Thibodeau: 'No regrets' on time with Bulls

West Wing Week: 06/05/15 or, "Two Rules"

Thom Hartmann: Voting Rights - The GOP is waging an all-out war on Democracy

Thom Hartmann: Obama Takes On The Rise of Drug-Resistant Superbugs

Thom Hartmann: Congressman Grayson on The TPP and Its Evil Cousin TISA

Selfie leads Hurlburt crew to ISIS headquarters, air strike

President Obama Surprises Kids in Front of White House

Food Chain Workers Alliance: Walmart’s Ethical Sourcing Claims Are Bogus

Just fooling around again.

Mayan ancestry may help explain the high risk of diabetes in Mexico

Mayan ancestry may help explain the high risk of diabetes in Mexico

Colombian Anti-Kidnap Chief's Daughter Abducted

Colombian Anti-Kidnap Chief's Daughter Abducted

Ann Coulter can NEVER say this about Bernie!

"Friday is Here!"

Looking Black On Today In 1972, Angela Davis Was Acquitted By All White Jury In San Jose

Food Chain Workers Alliance: Walmart’s Ethical Sourcing Claims Are Bogus

Hillary Supports Automatic Voter Registration for Hillary Voters

Attacks on SSI/SSDI Should Not Be Part of the Democratic Policy Position

Food Chain Workers Alliance: Walmart’s Ethical Sourcing Claims Are Bogus

From Occupying Banks to City Hall: Meet Barcelona’s New Mayor Ada Colau

Money Should be Drummed Out of Politics

Brunch with Bernie: 6/5/2015

Ben Carson’s campaign faces turmoil after staff exits and super PAC chaos

Join the spreading rebellion against the Big Money political game -- by Jim Hightower

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The Civil War’s Division of North and South is Reflected in Cookbooks

IKEA USA Charged with Violating Federal Labor Law

Why Joe Biden asked Barack Obama to deliver his son's eulogy

IKEA USA Charged with Violating Federal Labor Law

IKEA USA Charged with Violating Federal Labor Law

The ACA will be a job KILLER.

Personal attacks on another DU member

Venezuela: two in custody in murder of Bolivarian legislator

A Strategy to Defeat the Republicans in 2016

Chevron's Bigfoot suffers from bad tendons..

So Denny Hastert took boys to the Bahamas

ACLU seeks communications on alleged assault by officer

Supine Stupidity characterizes Venezuelan Opposition

What's it gonna take for the SEC to actually ARREST SOMEBODY?!?

CNN Probably Should Avoid The Metric System And Significant Figures In General...

Obama, Cuba and Venezuela

Disney World's confidentiality warning riles actors' union

A Republican Nightmare: Science Group Demands 2016 Presidential ‘Science Debate’

Obama, Cuba and Venezuela

Shortcut part deux

World's Oldest Cat, Tiffany Two, Dies at Age 27

World's first ocean system targeting plastic pollution to launch in 2016

Coral reefs defy ocean acidification odds in Palau

How the Red Cross Raised Half a Billion Dollars for Haiti ­and Built Six Homes

He Holds the Patent that Could Destroy Monsanto and Change the World


Democrats fret over recent Hillary Clinton polling

Opinion: The Democratic Party needs a swift kick in the ass


Weekend Economists Do the Flamenco June 5-7, 2015

Mike Dukakis: Petraeus didn’t go to jail for lying, so neither should Tsarnaev’s friend

Piers Morgan Nails It: 19 disgusting things I learned about the Duggars from their TV interview...

Route of Division: Birmingham bus highlights lasting segregation

from a VoteVets friend of Beau Biden:

6-5-15 On this day in Labor History the year was 1979 in 2:00

6-5-15 On this day in Labor History the year was 1979 in 2:00

6-5-15 On this day in Labor History the year was 1979 in 2:00

You don't mess with Barney

Rock Stars for Bernie

Republicans' revisionist history on Iraq

Puppy Pool Party!!!

Pro-trade Democrats get a trip to Germany on Air Force One

60,000th post!

The Guardian-We have allowed ourselves to become blind to the crisis of homelessness

Hundreds rally to mark 10 years of backing Venezuela

Gov. Jesse talks to the only American prosecuted for torture

What? Congressional Democrat whines about progressives being too progressive

From ACLU. org-Why Is Arizona Forcing Doctors to Lie to Women Who Need Abortions?

The Price of Race Privilege

CNN report on high mortality rate for babies at a Florida hospital leads to inquiry

Why the Colorado River Basin Crisis is No Surprise

I hold my whiskey up high!

'Ghetto' awards anger E. Texas middle school parents

Feet warmer and remote holder.

Scalia commencement speech: Humans have 'been around for at least some 5,000 years'

Ursula K. Le Guin Calls on Fantasy and Sci Fi Writers to Envision Alternatives to Capitalism

Scalia’s perfect capital-punishment case falls apart

Mike Huckabee Cuts Bait, Removes Duggar Endorsement From Campaign Website

Rally against the roast

Almost half of the world's food thrown away, report finds

More than 100 years later.....

John Amos Says He Was Kicked Off Good Times Because He Didn’t Agree With the Shucking and Jiving

Bernie's fund raising strategy...

June 4: 40,000 people march against G7/TTIP in Munich, Germany

West, Russia Trade Accusations At U.N. Over New Ukraine Violence

and I thought we were sensitive...