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Archives: July 17, 2015

Stand for Obama and peace with Iran.

Sanctuary counties... in Kansas.

Walker's World

Hillary Clinton addresses white crowd in New Hampshire

FOUR young hawks were just standing around together in my backyard!!

Five Things to Know About the Scott Walker John Doe Ruling

So this popped up on facebook:

Was the Planned Parenthood video taken with the permission, and knowledge of the recipient?

Google self-driving car involved in first injury accident

Kitchen gadgets review: the Egg Master – a horrifying, unholy affair

Many women support Hillary in the Primaries. Many don't.

Just got home from the first Cville, Va Bernie meetup!

A Little Slice Of Hell On Earth: Part Of 250,000 Acre Sask. Fire Caught On Video

Man killed after towboat hits Eads Bridge, knocking worker off platform

Dinner & drinks with Will Shakespeare.

Poking fun at the idea of reincarnation

Git… IN… MAH… BELLAY….

iran-deal-explained-60-seconds-using-legos

Chief Wana Dubie will run against Roy Blunt (R-MO). Dubie vs. Blunt!i

Martin O'Malley LEADING With His PROGRESSIVE VALUES on Support for a $15 Minimum Wage

VA poll SHOWS that Bernie can undoubtedly WIN the general election

Babes - Hey, My Man (Song from CA Lottery Commercial)

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Bury My Heart at Tennessee & a new Kitteh gif

The EEOC has declared that LGB discrimination in the workplace is illegal

progressive bad ass

Texas sheriff involved in the death of Sandra Bland fired from previous post for racism

Why I cannot support Hillary Clinton

Important: oligarchs/"champagne socialists"

Democratic House Members Accuse Benghazi Panel of Abandoning Duty

Charon Has an Outie in New Horizon's Latest Closeup

OMG -listen to this great, original country tune for Bernie. You will love itl

Not going to link the FOX poll that asks tendentious questions that puts Trump in a good light

NHRA on FOX!

BULLWORTH is on Encore now...made in 1998, it is still fresh

I am a Democrat and I will support and vote for the nominee of the Democratic Party...

has everyone seen the google doodle for today? honouring ida b. wells 153rd birthday

Denver Post: CNBC will host a Republican campaign debate

biography of the day-ida b. wells-barnett, suffragist, journalist, civil rights and women's activist

"Obama administration is forcing Rush off the air!!"

Goldman Sachs' bankers set to share £5.3BILLION in pay and bonuses despite profits slump

Email from Bernie re: July 29. (Time to step up!)

New campaign song for Bernie:

Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley's finances humble by Clinton standards.

KC Council votes for minimum wage increase to $13 per hour by 2020

Bernie Organizational Meeting in Portland?

Donald Trump Isn't A Joke To Republican Voters Anymore

#IfIDieInPoliceCustody

Speaking to a packed room in Ottumwa, Iowa about debt-free college and reining in Wall Street.

All American elections should be won on merit not on millions of dollars!

Univision Poll of Hispanics- Clinton 64% Bush 27%/Clinton 73% Sanders 3%

UAlberta scientists part of unprecedented worldwide (plant species) biodiversity study (it's down)

Because You're Worthless

Funniest Saturday Night Live about Reagan I can remember...

As India Announces Plans For Four New Reactors, Kudankulam-1 Gets Go-Ahead For Regular Operation

Grandpa's day out! Bill Clinton plays in the park with Chelsea's baby Charlotte.

I appear to have rec'd a post three times...

Obama Squandering America’s Precious Supply of Enemies

Does anyone have the details about the Net Root Nation town hall on 7/18/2015?

from Robert Reich, re: Goldman Sachs

How Prison Reform Became a Presidential Priority

Japan Confirms Nuclear Energy to Supply a Fifth of Power by 2030

The Really Big One—An earthquake will destroy a sizable portion of the coastal Northwest. (but when?

Polar Bear Metabolism Is Less Resilient to Summer Food Shortages Than Expected

Wall St. rises; eBay, Netflix push Nasdaq to record high

NetJets bargaining with pilots’ union amid customer gripes (1% don't like bad service)

Austerity will wreck Europe: Greece and the scary new European ultra-nationalism

NetJets bargaining with pilots’ union amid customer gripes (1% don't like bad service)

NetJets bargaining with pilots’ union amid customer gripes (1% don't like bad service)

Bernie Sanders Scores A Win As The Postal Service Backs Off Plan To Close Plants

Cabaret and Buzzr (game tv - old - on cable)

We have overcome Racism, so says SCOTUS and Sanders. Ta-Nehisi Coates says no.

Movie theater shooting jury foreman survived 1999 shooting at Columbine High School

Bernie Sanders talks about getting more white people to vote Democrat

Feds take steps to comply with immigrant work-permit court order

Our Chance to Capture the Center

AP PHOTOS: In rural Georgia, a junkyard of classic cars

Close to one half million living healthy trees to be cut down around San Francisco!!

Wednesday, July 29 at 7:00 pm EDT "We will kick off building the organization that will take back

Shouldn't everyone support progressive pressure against Democrats?

SEC united against use of Confederate flag

As a question of fairness:

It's July 16, 2015, and Debbie Wasserman Schultz is still DNC Chair

Republicans criticize Confederate flags at Obama visit

Employees at Ocwen Financial find Confederate flags on their desks

Fresno council bans Confederate flag on city-owned property

Weyl points, predicted in 1929, observed for the first time

Confederate flag demand has Alabama company 'absolutely swamped'

German squirrel arrested after woman complained it was stalking her

About That "All White Crowd" In NH Hillary Spoke To… Turns Out, Not So Much!

The Myth of the Ethical Shopper

O'Malley speaking to a packed room in Ottumwa about debt-free college and reining in Wall Street.

More of Trump's Business Relationships Targeted

Bob Corker is an idiot.

Lawmakers push to remove Confederate flag from license plates (MD)

Group drove through black neighborhood with Confederate flags, yelling racial slurs

2,000 Bronze Age gold spirals found in Denmark

Benghazi Committee Goes Off the Rails

Mississippi must do away with 'Ole Miss,' 'Rebels' and Confederate flag

S.F. deputies union ties pier killing to sheriff’s order

So my sister in law had her purse stolen in Las Vegas.

The Latest: Tornado reported in town of Cameron, Illinois

TCM Schedule for Friday, July 17, 2015 -- TCM Spotlight - Summer of Darkness

TCM Schedule for Saturday, July 18, 2015 -- The Essentials: On the Campaign Trail

Climate Change Setting Records - 2014 Warmest.

Two Dead, 350,000 Urged to Flee Their Homes as Typhoon Nangka Arrives in Japan

'Tracker' linked to hrc pac spotted at an O'Malley event.

A Revealing Look At Some Of Bernie Sander's Controversial Ties

Hillary is a shameless serial public masticator!

And people wonder why I consider religion bullshit?

Austin animal authorities to search for cobra linked to man’s death

"The other thing I want to do is to take these debates into the so-called red areas of the country,"

Education giant Pearson lays off 208 Texas employees, mostly in Austin

Poll: 78% of Jewish Israelis say Iran deal endangers country

State Sen. Royce West calls on DPS to release video of Chicago woman’s traffic stop

State Sen. Royce West calls on DPS to release video of Chicago woman’s traffic stop

Cover of the NYT-One right after the other

Nate Silver: The Bernie Sanders Surge is About Bernie, not Hillary (But she will be hard to beat)

Guns Level The Playing Field

Purple potato glue...

Angela Merkel makes a 14-year old Palestinian girl cry by telling her she is not welcome in Germany

Angela Merkel says gay couples should not call their unions ‘marriage’

Plans for Muslim cemetery stir apprehension among Farmersville residents

One per-center tells WHY he is voting for Bernie

Please stop telling me I will vote for Sanders because I am a leftist.

Feminism for America

Conservatives warn IRS could target gay marriage opponents

'Darth Vader' Leads Funeral Service For Halloween-Loving Grandma

I still feel like it's 8 PM (CDT) instead of 2 AM, but man, am I glad to be here!

Cross Post. We have overcome Racism, so says SCOTUS and Sanders. Ta-Nehisi Coates says no.

TCM Schedule for Sunday July 19 - Movie Camp: Fritz Lang

TCM Schedule for Monday July 20 - Star of the Month: Shirley Temple

8,000 expected for Bernie in Phoenix, 5,000 in Dallas, 6,000 in Houston

Repub Strategy:

Nearly 50 years ago these lyrics were recorded. Remind anyone of anything?

Tim Farron named UK Liberal Democrat leader

"Delete Your Account"

Serpent Mound vandal's punishment: Research paper?

Classic ancient Maya “collapse” not caused by overpopulation and deforestation, say researchers

Oldest Dentistry Found in 14,000-Year-Old Tooth

It's so fucking stupid to say you're not going to vote for xxx candidate if they win the nomination.

Daily Holidays - July 17

How our success is ruining Seattle

ICC orders its prosecutor to consider 'Mavi Marmara' war crimes allegations against IDF

US to entice drone pilots with $15,000 bonus

Bernie Sanders: "we are far from eradicating racism".

'Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites' by Skrillex

Lil B endorses Bernie Sanders - 1.25 Million Twitter followers

BEGIN Japanology - Holidays

Juan Cole: That Time Ronald Reagan Opened Iran and Illegally Sold Khomeini Weapons

[Japanology Plus] A trip through Akihabara

Obama in Prison: Why He’s Lucky He Went as President, Not as a Pot Convict

The Worldwide Fight Against HIV/AIDS Just Scored a Major Win

[Japanology Plus] A trip through Akihabara

Obama administration to unveil major new rules targeting segregation across U.S.

Joint appearance in Cedar Rapids presents opportunities for Democratic presidential hopefuls

Crude oil train derails in rural northeastern Montana

Clashes at Islamist march in Egyptian capital kill 5

A young Socialist Alternative campaign worker just told me I had batterd spouse syndrome

Our Precious German Euros

High court rules data retention and surveillance legislation unlawful

Life Is Just A Cher O'Bowlies

What is the future of Labor in the technologized west?

AP-GfK Poll: Minorities, young Americans still backing Obama

Why the ongoing Sanders movement will not turn out like OFA

Jeb Bush posts to LinkedIn. Comments not so kind

If Greece, Oman, Laos, and Djibouti were to join BRICS

Coontown': A noxious, racist corner of Reddit survives recent purge

I never thought I'd get this far but today is my 65th.

Testing Revolt In Washington State Brings Feds Into Uncharted Waters

Why Texans Fear Invasion

Cops-Black Woman Jailed For Turn Signal Hung Self In Cell

Oklahoma top court OKs grand jury probe of Tulsa sheriff's office

Grand jury indicts man for pharmacy fire during Baltimore riot

Americans Don't Have the Right to Bear Just Any Arms

Americans Don't Have the Right to Bear Just Any Arms

Kyrgyzstan protests over U.S. human rights award to dissident

World stocks uneven as Europe rally on Greece fades

Windows 10 updates to be automatic and mandatory for Home users

Okay, So What about the Historicity of Spartacus?

Amateur Astronomers Spot One In A Billion Star: Gaia 14 aae; No Hydrogen

Please stop telling me I'm voting for Sanders because I'm a purist who wants a pony.

What we need is a new hippie-like counterculture movement!

Listening to Ta-Nehisi Coates While White

Open letter by Sahra Wagenknecht (deputy chair Left Party) to Angela Merkel, published in BILD

Massive Wildfire Threatens Greek Capital

If elected, Hillary may be the most ineffective POTUS in our lifetime

Let's take a look at experience in office

Repost and more...the day after another mass shooting.

Scott Walker wants to drug test food stamp recipients. That shows why he’ll never be president.

German chancellor criticised over crying refugee girl

No Basis For Hope That Polar Bear Metabolism Could Help Survival During Starvation Summers

New video of Flight 17 crash emerges 1 year later

Just saw my first "public" TV spot that promotes

Forest Fire Burning On Vancouver Island, Which Typically Gets 22 Feet Of Rain/Year

Any Wilco fans?

The savvy tech strategy fueling Bernie Sanders' upstart 2016 campaign

5 Ways to Celebrate the Takeover of Texas After Jade Helm

99 Percent of Women Don’t Regret Their Abortions

Snow In Japan - Japanology Plus

Snow In Japan - Japanology Plus

A GOP President Won’t Stop the Iran Deal

The Bernie Sanders predicament: Where do you fit all those people?

Let The GOP Electability Games Begin!

Unions sensing budget betrayal by House

Anti-Gay GOPer Reportedly Refuses To Donate To House Campaign Arm

Latest primary poll has Bernie in the lead!

Conservative pundits agree: Americans used to be too poor for ‘gay lovers’ — and that was awesome

I thought we had some wack jobs here in Wisconsin...

Confirmed: Windows 10 Home users to receive forced updates

Years of neglect, an immigration crisis, crippling corruption: Birthplace of modern civilisation...

Pastor Jim Bakker blames Obama’s Iran deal for California’s drought and the Second Coming of Christ

It’s time to draft Al Gore: If Democrats want to win, it’s clear neither Hillary nor Sanders is the

What say you?

John Kerry was superb on Morning Joe today.

30 Things You Didn’t Know About Rivers

Music pirating back in the day

The GOP’s deranged foreign-policy dream: Build a wall around America—and then prepare for World War

Lincoln Chafee Owns More Hewlett-Packard Stock Than Carly Fiorina

Alabama courts end legal limbo, begin approving same-sex couple adoptions

I'm thinking Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez has more in common with James Holmes than with...

In This Money Race, Bernie Sanders Wins

So Five Democratic Party Congresspersons wrote Obama

New Jersey proposes lottery for college students who didn't major in math

This country will never be able to control guns and there is only one inevitable conclusion...

Reddit allows racist community to survive. Racists celebrate

Anyone know anything about the details of the 1st Democratic primary debate?

Friday TOON Roundup 1 - The Deal

Friday TOON Roundup 2 - The Rest

PEW Research -Global threat interactive: What's the world scared of? #1=#climatechange

Yaaaaahhr! nt

The sub-bussial caucus just gained a new member! Rep. Marcia Fudge endorses Clinton.

30,000 Lutherans blanket Detroit to volunteer, worship

Unions sensing budget betrayal by House

Why is PLUTO not a planet? UK's Public Astronomer at Royal Observatory Greenwich tells all...

Unions sensing budget betrayal by House

The Bible Does Not Condemn Homosexuality. Why Does Franklin Graham Not Get This?

About the unicorns. They exist. Unicorns are We, The People who are out spreading Bernie's message!

Revolutionary Expectations and the Fight Against Austerity - Catarina Principe on RAI

How conservatives are keeping the gay marriage issue alive on Capitol Hill

Bill That Lets Bosses Fire Single Women For Getting Pregnant Gains Steam

Retired General: Drones Create More Terrorists Than They Kill, Iraq War Helped Create ISIS

Follow the Money: 81% of Bernie Sanders' Funds From Small Donors, 17% for Hillary

British pilots flew airstrikes against IS in Syria

Red wolf debacle shows US Fish and Wildlife Service missing spine

'We need to finish the nuclear agreement... I don't think we have finished it'

Greeks Protest Austerity, But Is Leaving the Eurozone Their Only Option?

Cross posting

Apartment construction drives US homebuilding surge in June

Lobbyists for Monsanto, ExxonMobil Raise Money for Hillary Clinton

Trump: Rick Perry 'should be forced to take an IQ test' before debate

You Cry... When You Care! | Philip A. Farruggio

Back To The Future with Scott Walker

CPI for all items rises 0.3% in June as gasoline, shelter, food indexes rise

Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield, aka Ben & Jerry, say, Let's Get the Dough Out of Politics!

New Reality Show to Include Glenn Beck, Limbaugh, O'Reilly

Bernie Sanders Launches: "Democracy Daily" an Online Journal for Political Change--Check it Out!

"Facts are for freaks!" . . . Please come CAPTION Sean Hannity!!!!!

Why Argentina Consistently, and Unapologetically, Refuses to Pay Its Debts

trans canada wants to increase volume on original keystone pipeline

Pap and Thom Hartmann: GOP Cultural Warriors Ramp Up Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric

Commission votes to move Confederate Rock (MO)

Question About Windows 10 Upgrade

GOP Officials Publicly Denounce Bernie Sanders' Obamacare Expansion, Quietly Request Funding

Happy Eid al-Fitr!

Feline Massacre: Australia Unveils Plan to Kill Two Million Feral Cats

Windows shot at historically black church in Pearisburg (VA)

Rick Perry’s Criminal Defense Fees Now Total More Than $2 Million

I watched Fox&Friends this morning. You're welcome.

Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller and Treasurer Michael Fitzgerald Announce Their Support for Hillary

See Donald Trump Belly Flop Onto The Latest New Yorker Cover

Lloyd Blankfein Is Now a Billionaire

NASA in the social media era (cartoon)

Mohammad Youssuf Abdulazeez told Muslims to 'submit to Allah' and 'establish Islam in world'

Jeb Bush ‘should be embarrassed’ by his overtime pay claims, economists say

US unemployment claims fall more than expected

NY Observer Op-Ed: Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, and Pope Francis

Chattanooga Shooter Gave a Chilling Warning of Jihad

NY Observer Op-Ed: Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, and Pope Francis

Can't Seem To Do Anything In US Benefitting Country Without RW Hysteria & Vitriol.

Sandra Bland

Father of Chattanooga gunman once investigated for 'terrorist' ties

Adlai Stevenson 1952 Campaign Ad

"You're fired"*..* From Our Political Coverage

O'Reilly Pushes Bogus ISIS Link To Chattanooga Shooting

A nation founded on tunnel vision

Inside the Superhuman World of the Iceman

Nanowires give ‘solar fuel cell’ efficiency a tenfold boost (to 2.9%)

Legislative Black Caucus members ask Fort Bragg to change name

In This Money Race, Bernie Sanders Wins

Happy 60th Disneyland! See what Disneyland looked like on opening day

Gay United Methodist pastor, supported by church, forced to resign

Sheriff in Sandra Bland Case Was Fired in 2008 After Racism, Brutality Allegations

Survey: Majority say it’s OK to take down ‘that flag’

lol Glenn Beck

Carbon Dioxide Pools Discovered in Aegean Sea

The importance of our candidates leaning in – aggressively – on immigration reform.

Google News: Sandra Bland

Idols in the dust

Repugs working on bill to roll back auto and rail safety regulations

Why I'm leery of the word "populism"

Obama's brilliantly run re-election campaign cost around 1 Billion $

Yeah right! Sarcasm poses problem for computer algorithms in U.S. election

Marcy, Sweetie Pie and friends at the park this morning. Many Pics

Any killer can become a mass killer without a semiauto ban

The two-hearted Sun beckons new ‘mini ice-age’ (or maybe not)

103 years on. Where have we gone?

What to do with Confederate monuments

Throwing Stones & Molotov Cocktails: Greek Debt Crisis (Dispatch 2)

Barack Obama’s Long Game,A month of victories has transformed the President’s second term.

The GOP and Their Iranian Legacy: Remember?

O'Malley: Immigration plan “first and the best of any Democratic candidate, if I do say so myself.”

HA! Huff Post has moved any and all Trump news to the Entertainment Section...LOL...n/t

Real average hourly earnings decrease 0.4 percent in June

Martin O’Malley taking grassroots approach to campaign

Top 5 rightwingwatch: Scott Walker says God wants him POTUS; gay marriage still consumes theocrats

See Donald Trump Belly Flop Onto The Latest New Yorker Cover

Why Rapper Killer Mike's Endorsement of Bernie Sanders Spells Trouble for Hillary Clinton

A Rally for Bernie Sanders May Wind Up in Your Living Room

Super Pac backing Democrat Martin O'Malley could have 150 staffers in Iowa.

Obama's Carceral Reform Address at NAACP Neglects Education, Unemployment to Prison Issues--TRNN

Yuck. A stench over this city. Repukes everywhere.

Chattanooga Shooting Suspect’s Trip to Jordan Scrutinized by Authorities

What if Darth was one of us? Just a stranger on a bus trying to make his way home

Manhunt underway in northern Penobscot County after four people shot

N.H. Teen Sisters on a Presidential Selfie Mission

O'Malley backs $15 minimum wage.

Haste, Hustle and Scott Walker

Serena Is a Champion, Stop Talking About Her Body

Clerks take paychecks even though some taxpayers are gay.

The American Public Is Far Too Stupid To Elect Someone As Intelligent As Bernie

Why I'm running for President, Burlington IA video

Hate Is A Disease

Q3 Contractors and XCEL show why people don't like gas pipelines.

Iowa's Kicks Off first "Cattle Call" Big Event with All Dem Candidates Appearing Tonight--Politico

Really neat pix of virga (no, not from astrology)

This DC Council Member Wants Sexual Assault Convictions to Appear on College Transcripts

This DC Council Member Wants Sexual Assault Convictions to Appear on College Transcripts

Stratosphere pushes Santa Ana wind wildfires

FORMER REP. MICHAEL GRIMM SENTENCED TO EIGHT MONTHS IN PRISON FOR TAX FRAUD

State commission delays action on Nathan Bedford Forrest bust (TN)

S.C. House speaker: No other monuments up for debate after Confederate flag's removal

Today in Herstory: Suffragists, Across Divides, Continue Political Efforts (16 july 1920)

Today in Herstory: Suffragists, Across Divides, Continue Political Efforts (16 july 1920)

Pic Of The Moment: Republicans Think Roads And Railways Are Too Safe, Pledge To Fix That Problem

Fayetteville NAACP urges city to stop using Market House logo

Wow! Biden Agrees With Bernie WRT to the Corrupting Effects of Money on Politics

AIPAC to fight White House head-to-head in Congress over Iran deal.

"A Note About Our Coverage Of Donald Trump's 'Campaign'"

POLL: Meme of the Week – DU A&A Inspired Friday Special Edition

This week in crazy: we're all mad here

Jon Stewart To Interview Obama For The Last Time Next Week

Here is hoping for a brokered convention!

Relax, should HRC become the nominee

I am looking for recommendations for "off grid" and/or "hacker" novels.

Bernie: Let me be very clear...

Religion should be above reproach but falls far short.

ROBOT HOTEL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

How trump may ultimately help Bush

Atticus and me

What was fake on the Internet this week

Otherkin Are People Too; They Just Identify as Nonhuman

Hillary Clinton’s not-so-cheapskate campaign

Hillary Clinton’s No Good, (Record-Breaking, Poll-Winning), Very Bad Week

Shell says FU to the US. We are drilling in the Chukchi without emergency well-capping equipment.

Watch Senator Ben Cardin Slam a C-SPAN Caller Who Accused Him of Dual Loyalty to Israel

The Trump for President song (Funny or Die)

Bad cops at work; once again

"Thanks to Citizens United, #GOP Nomination process is reduced to a Billionaire Cockfight & Trump's

The article isn't as important as all the replies are.

Bernie: What the campaign is about is a very RADICAL IDEA....

Twitter can be better news tool, co-founder says

Obama Administration Finds New Way to Let Criminal Banks Avoid Consequences

Obama offers the perfect response to the Confederate flag wavers

22-year-old college student blows her $90,000 college fund and blames her parents

Rep. Tom Cole (R-OK) Blasts Protestors Who Waved Confederate Flags

Israeli Opposition Leader: Iran Deal Will Bring Chaos to the Middle East

Okay. Okay. You have convinced me.

What Happens to the GOP After Trump?

Construction of world's tallest dam begins in Sichuan China

Whoa!!! Did I just hear WESLEY CLARK advocate internment camps?

The “I would never vote for him/her” factor: Candidate Negatives - the race was never tighter

Fake Stephen Jones on the Dez Deal:

Jellyfish named after Aussie schoolboy

Organic Food Sham

'Martin O'Malley has set a new standard when it comes to Wall St.'

Iran nuclear deal: Good or bad for Israel?

Gawker's apparent outing of CFO meets with Internet backlash

Alaska Airlines flight from Juneau hit by laser, lands safely at Sea-Tac

A Reminder - Regarding Hillary's Campaign Spending

Mouth-watering fruits in Japan at heart-stopping prices

Been looking for Chattanooga posts here, can someone show me where?nt

Road rage fail.

Superwoman of desserts

Superwoman of desserts

Pension Funds Burn Cities as $1 Trillion Shortfall Set to Grow

Union Authorizes Strike Against Trump Taj Mahal

What Could a Candidate Do, Say, Promise, Commit to To Win Your Vote?

WATCH: Amazing drone footage shows ‘a different side of Hong Kong’

Rolling Stone denies it defamed U-Va. administrator in campus rape story

MSNBC's Bing Pulse Polls - useless?

Consumer Sentiment in U.S. Retreats Concerns About Economy

WATCH: Amazing drone footage shows ‘a different side of Hong Kong’

New Progressive Era-Report: Seas will rise 16 feet NO MATTER WHAT WE DO

Alaska's oil economy jeopardizes credit rating

Gold Reaches Lowest Since 2010 as Traders Shrug Off China Hoard

World's Last Rhino Of His Kind Comes Running When Called

Which Democratic Candidate Has Taken Lead on U.S. Latino Issues? The Answer Might Surprise You

Blackstone Dealmakers Line Up for Hillary Clinton in Money Race

Cruz writes letter to President Obama, demands that he block the UN from taking up the nuclear deal

Bernie Sanders: If we do not reverse course,

Indonesia volcanic ash shuts more airports on Eid eve

Should we think of guns from a different perspective??

Bernie Sanders: Today I co-sponsored Sen. Jeff Merkley’s bill to ban arctic drilling.

Judge Gets In Some Burns At GOP Ex-Rep. While Sentencing Him To Prison

Bibi Netanyahu Was the Iran Deal’s Most Effective Salesman

Bernie Sanders Praises President’s Prison Visit, Calls for Jobs Not Jails

Pure Land Priestess

Why the Increase in Apartment Construction Isn't All Good News

Bill Maher:Major Garrett, is a huge asshole. If U wanna "strike a nerve" with POTUS,

Steve King Claims He's As Hispanic As Julián Castro And Wikipedia Takes Note

Microsoft commits to 10-year support lifecycle for Windows 10

Former Republican Rep. gets 8 mos. jail

"Sentenced to the metaphor Phantom Zone with no hope of parole"

47% of Israelis Back Military Strike on Iran

Cesar Vargas: 'Why Latinos Should Vote for Bernie Sanders and Why He Needs Us'

BEGIN Japanology - Horses

Boehner Blames California Drought On Obama

Thank Scalia for the Revolutionary EEOC Workplace Discrimination Decision

When Prosecutors Believe the Unbelievable

Charles Pierce on the Chattanooga Shootings

Rep. Steve King gets hilarious new Wikipedia name after he bizarrely claims to be Hispanic

Just to be clear...

houston rally upgraded to Hofheinz pavillion, 8500 cap.

Reddit to White Supremacists and other bigots: We’ll host your forums — at our expense!

Florida ranked #1 in government corruption.

BEGIN Japanology - Horses

AP Poll: Obama's approving rating among liberal dems is through the roof - 91%

Taking land from Guyana might be the one thing all Venezuelans can agree on

That's just an NRA talking point

Congress Leaders Ask White House To Delay UN Vote on Iran Deal

Meet the Comic Book King Running Bernie Sanders' Campaign

Jeb Bush rides in S.F. Uber with license plate holder reading 'Fresh as f---'

Fox News Poll: Reshuffling of GOP field, many agree with Trump on immigration

Where are 2012 donors going this cycle?

You know who has never won a Presidential Medal of Freedom with Distinction,

The Ugly Reason GOP clamors for war with Iran: "Why Private Defense Contractors Need War to Keep Profits High"

Mr. President, on behalf of an ungrateful nation, thank you

Gawker To Remove 'Gay-Shaming' Post That Set Internet Aflame

Catholic hospitals endanger women's health in name of religious freedom

Gun control activists call for probe of NRA's political spending

Warren lays out her requirement for next president

Tropical wave tracking westward across deep Atlantic

The Latino Community is Learning about Bernie and they Like what they see.

Obama's Donors Flocking To Sanders, Romney's Going To Rubio

Elizabeth Warren weighs in on primary..NetrootsNation.

Some Real Talk From Bernie Sanders

Damning Video Shows Pro-Russian Rebels Surprised MH17 Was Civilian

Friday is now "Hump Over Day" :)

Hedging bets in 2016: Some donors give to Bush and Clinton

Warren has advice for Hillary, other candidates...at Netroots Nation today.

Can I ask a movie question....didn't see any "movies" topic..... Vacation???

The end of capitalism has begun

Paul Krugman: Conservatives need to stop shouting “Benghazi!” and listen to what Hillary Clinton....

New Study: Heat is Being Stored Beneath the Ocean Surface

Arachnoterrorism

New vid MH17 wreckage: Russian forces steal dead people's wallets after learning it's civilian plane

graywarriors and meegbears thread that will never die

BREAKING: UCLA Health breach put data at risk for 4.5M

‘Black Lives Matter': Elizabeth Warren lashes out at racism and Republicans who ‘cower’ at Donald Tr

Hillary Clinton visits home in Windham, New Hampshire

Martin O'Malley in Washington (Iowa)

Dems float compromise linking Confederate flag to voting rights

Military identifies Marines slain in Chattanooga

Google's Co-Founders Each Just Made $4 Billion In One Day

Abby, the dog who runs a lawnmower!

Why Palestinians Fight Back: The Logic of Life and Death in Gaza | Ramzy Baroud

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Democratic Primary: Big Money VS The People

An informal Facebook poll by Alaska Democrats...

IF the issue is REALLY border security...

Greek PM Tsipras sacks leftist party rebels in reshuffle

Hillary Clinton's plan for the minimum wage: low on details, and has

Bernie Sanders backs big bank breakups, in contrast with Hillary Clinton

The Cimmerian Hypothesis, Part One: Civilization and Barbarism | John Michael Greer

Martin O'Malley: US should 'probably' arm Kurdish forces against Isis.

Irish music played on a dobro

Dara Ó Briain "Get in the fuckin' sack"

Stiglitz and now Krugman have high praise for Hillary's economic platform.

Martin O'Malley brings up Benghazi as he makes foreign policy pitch.

FAA: Navigational coordinates no longer to honor Trump

another young black woman commits suicide in jail, now in Alabama

Washed up actor on C Grade show calls Iran deal a "disaster".

So does Jeb Bush think we've all forgotten the information age boom of the 1990s?

More Than 300 People Injured in Train Crash in South Africa

What to Expect When 5 Democratic Presidential Candidates Are in the Same Room Tonight

Mass killer Breivik to study at Oslo University, from jail

Students hold vigil for victims of Chattanooga shooting

I had my court hearing today. (Updated w/ chart)

Just can't tell you just how excited I am

'Ludicrous Mode'? Tesla adds power to already-fast Model S

McConnell: We Can’t Afford To Fund Highways Unless We Cut Benefits For Seniors And The Disabled

$1.3 Billion Plan To Make Over The L.A. River Gets D.C.'s Approval

Dinosaur find: Velociraptor ancestor was 'winged dragon' (xpost from Science)

Pastor Encourages Christians to Fight Same-Sex Marriage Ruling With Guns

Controversy Erupts After Green Party Begins Censoring Sanders Supporters

For those Republicans whining about President Obama ...

ISU professors, students support removal of Confederate flag (IA)

Republicans use altered video to attack planned parenthood.

NYPD Responds To Photo Purportedly Showing Armed Woman On Staten Island

Huffington Post moving coverage of Trump's campaign to the Entertainment Section

Josh Marshall: Obama on the Hoofbeats of History

There’s a new super PAC for Bernie Sanders. It wants billionaire donors.

7 Companies That Don't Want Guns In Their Stores

Anti-Science Scott Walker's Wisconsin DNR barred staff wolf experts from in-state conference

Pipeline Spill In The Heart Of Canada’s Tar Sands Industry Leaks 1.3 Million Gallons Of Oily Emulsio

16 Ways to Stay Cool While Sleeping

Punatics4Bernie

Why Clinton's Apology and Obama's Prison Drive-By, Token Clemencies Are Cynical Election Posturing

Union Authorizes Strike Against Trump Taj Mahal

Union Authorizes Strike Against Trump Taj Mahal

ReTHUGs love the phrase Islamic terrorism but hate

Santa Cruz County Cuts Big Banks Out Of Its Economy

Islamic State claims suicide car bomb that kills more than 100 in Iraq

Climate Scientist Hayhoe interviewed on "700 Club" - Ruckus Ensues

Former Congressional Black Caucus Chairwoman, Marcia Fudge, Endorses Hillary Clinton

BIL has had TWO strokes in 7 days

Former Obama adviser: Send B-52 bombers to Israel

Today I received this important email from Sen. Elizabeth Warren:

There's a simple way to end gerrymandering. Too bad Congress made it illegal.

Mother of child with Autism finds offensive stickers on her car

Mother of child with Autism finds offensive stickers on her car (xpost from GD)

Is It Possible To Let More People Out Of Prison, And Keep Crime Down?

On American Indian sports mascots:

This. Shit. Must. Stop. (GRAPHIC POLICE VIOLENCE VIDEO)

Putin-controlled media blaming "Israeli-made missile" for their downing of civilian plane 1 year ago

The Tour reaches that place in France....

Bernie Sanders host or attend an organizing meeting on July 29th?

Bankers and Math

Hillary heckled on climate change at a town hall

What's for Dinner, Fri., July 17, 2015

How well off (or not) was young Bill Clinton, really?

Serena Williams Dazzles In A Bejeweled Gown At Wimbledon Champions Dinner

Warren pushes for return of Glass-Steagall after Clinton adviser says she won't back measure

Racist public symbols in the US go far beyond the Confederate flag

Trading capitol statues is interesting opportunity for Florida

This crowd is excited for Hillary! IOWA

Declining Klan marches again on SC State House

McConnell: We can't afford to fund highways

Clemson to launch task force studying polarizing name of Tillman Hall

White House says Saudi FM welcomes Iran nuclear deal

Logo removed from Robert E. Lee Middle School (Orlando)

Going back to Walley World

How GOP SuperPACKs Are Buying Their Way Into Fox Debates

Confederate names, icons raise questions at some Texas schools

Apollinaire

Confronting myths about causes of the Civil War

"how strange the politics of education are these days" Diane Ravitch weighs in on ed bills.

5 Countries That Prove the World Doesn’t Need Fossil Fuels

Florida Courthouse Mural Depicting Heroic Ku Klux Klan Members Draws Controversy

New White House fence: "Now even pointier".

WHO STOLE THE SOUL: Defining the battle for the "soul of the party" for FL Dems

Vote for Bernie on NJ paper, now,

Revisionist BS about the Ku Klux Klan

5 People shot, 2 killed in Maine shootings.

Meet the Guy Who's Eaten Chipotle for the Last 103 Days ... and Counting

Ben Shapiro is a total ass anyone see this segment on Dr.Drew

5 Democratic Presidential Candidates Are in the Same Room Tonight. At a dinner hosted by the

Union pushes for long-term highway fix

Gov. Walker announces unilateral Medicaid expansion.

Union pushes for long-term highway fix

Union pushes for long-term highway fix

Suffragettes, Sanders, and When to Vote ... like, NOW.

"the true one-world government wears a suit and hangs out at the G-8"

César Vargas: to Congressman Luis Gutierrez: Bernie Sanders Is More Pro-Latino Than You

Uh-oh, a robot just passed the self-awareness test

Tell Him

Pot Raid Has Pit River Tribe Fuming; Rips BIA

Hillary Clinton:I'm examining the Obamacare Cadillac tax

In Iowa Big Dem Event Tonight a Bernie Pre-Interview!

The strange politics of education...

from Robert Reich, re: HRC/bundlers/lobbyists

Cuba vs. Guatemala

San Francisco techies are hiring this Wiccan witch to protect their computers from viruses...

Fight for the Future and e-mailed me to warn that Comcast is again attacking net

I just need to have some fun....

WHO STOLE THE SOUL: Defining the battle for the "soul of the party" for FL Dems (x-post)

The other Texas the boom forgot: Rural counties struggle to stay afloat

You see things; and you say 'Why?

The end of capitalism has begun

107 Sanders events, circa July 29, within 100 miles of Boston

LGBT censorship of TX library fails

Polish Archaeologists Discover Rare Gift from Father of Cleopatra

WaPo: Bernie Sanders isn’t Barack Obama, and 2016 isn’t 2008

Ted Cruz Has Money to Burn the GOP

How the Billionaires Bought Justice for Scott Walker

Epileptic man cleared of DWI charge seeks more than $1 million from city, two Dallas cops

618 questioned in mass Colombia election fraud probe

The South Loses Again: Liberal Trolls Take Down A Support Page For The Confederate Rag

Brush Fire Jumps Highway In So Cal

Blue Bell: $125M investment necessary to remain operational

Graphic Novel Isn't Banned– But Isn't in the School Library

This New Study Explains Why White People Deny Their Privilege

Huckabee Called Children Of Gays ‘Little Guinea Pigs’

'Violations' found during arrest of Sandra Bland, officials say

Donald Trump feuds with Rick Perry, calls him dumb

It was only a matter of time; somebody put a handgun on a drone! And it works!

For First Time Ever, Number Of Black Kids In Poverty Higher Than Number Of White Kids

Classic ancient Maya “collapse” not caused by overpopulation and deforestation, say researchers (xp)

What have you done to earn money in your life? Here's my list.

It's Official -- Bernie Sanders Has Overtaken Hillary Clinton In the Hearts and Minds of Democrats

Vibes to people on that california highway that has been hit with forest fire. Breaking on CNN.

How Bernie Sanders can hammer Hillary Clinton on the Democrats' top issue

How Bernie Sanders can hammer Hillary Clinton on the Democrats' top issue

UN urges less aggressive rhetoric as Colombia peace talks progress

Wildfire sweeps across I-15 between Las Vegas, Los Angeles, burns cars

Fort Lauderdale adds direct flight to Venezuela after 10-year hiatus

Taj Mahal - "Cake Walk Into Town"

Colombia to unearth 'world's largest urban mass grave': official

May I Have 7 Minutes of Your Time?

'It Was The Love Of My Life': Pastor Who Quadrupled Membership Fired For Having A Same-Sex Partner

HRC to chat w/paying guests at multi-billionaire's estate.

an 18 wheeler is on fire as brush fire jumped the freeway-see msnbc

Just in Time to Elect Bernie Sanders: "The End of Capitalism has begun"

Cobra found dead near north Austin Lowe's store

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