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Archives: July 23, 2015

VIDEO: Guy trolls KKK marchers with a tuba

Maypearl police chief surrenders on four felony charges alleging sexual relationship with teen

Betty Bowers goes off on Goodwill.

today I had a police car follow me for almost a mile. I live in a big city and am a white middle

Does anyone know how any of the 16 repug

Potholes and decrepit bridges at home, new and unused military warehouses abroad

Unsung hero of film comedy: George O'Hanlon

Ironically, The Tow Truck Driver Towing Sandra Bland's Car Away Seems Not To Signal...

Taking on the Zombie Perot-Myth/Smear (With Maddow video)

Israelis destroyed 3778 trees and 30 wells in occupied Hebron district last year– Abdulhadi Hantash’

Wal-Mart Is Ending Overnight Hours at Some Stores

Flawed Gem-Kill la Kill (NSFW)

Woot! Woot! The DOL is taking my claim!

Clinton hits Detroit for some sweet-potato politicking

About Ms Bland and the officer.

Was Cuba behind Menendez investigation? His attorneys want to know

Oh My Fking God!!! Unbelievable..

Fundraiser for Baltimore cops charged in Freddie Gray’s death to feature blackface performance

Peru set to make first contact with tribe

Peru set to make first contact with tribe

"I'm a black ex-cop, & this is the real truth about race & policing." (spoiler: it's the leadership)

A grim warning Hillary supporters can’t ignore: The fundamentals of her campaign are looking weak

Did anyone else notice that there was a cool cop there before the asshole cop started brutalizing?

Bernie Sanders becomes the first candidate to speak out on Sandra Bland: “We need real police reform

Business Idea. Discreet Auto Surveillance System (CopWatch)

Save our veterans and teens: Simplify the suicide hotline with a three-digit number!

Rewriting the History of Plan Colombia

I LOVE Chris Hayes! Congratulations, All In!

Young blonde woman becomes conservative hero after calling on Obama to bomb the Middle East

Those who would prefer to be unarmed during an active shooter scenario, raise your hands.

Who abandons a Golden Retreiver? tears to joy

Hey Mon! Jamaica won!

The White House has just started @TheIranDeal Twitter feed--use it!

Sign your name: End gerrymandering once and for all

Whoever we nominate, Dems HAVE to break with the "Law and Order/Tough on Crime" bullshit.

What's asbestos doing in kids' crayons?

For $725 Million, You Can Buy a Texas Ranch That's the Size of a Small Nation

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseeker Check In! Church Night!! Make Room for Mama!

Rubio: Obama’s like Trump — he’s got ‘no class

Sorry Rachel

The National Rifle Association's Mass Shooting Hypocrisy

Chris Christie said Bon Jovi > The Boss

Amazing sight in North Florida - lots of wading birds!

Dem senator withdraws vets fertility bill, cites GOP attacks

Reacting with glee, conservatives thought they had an O'Malley gaffe. He blinded them with science.

Lobbyists Fundraising for Clinton, Bush, Rubio and Kasich Are Coworkers

Stop giving surplus military gear to police departments.

World Trade Drops Most Since Financial Crisis

Arizona Drug Tested Welfare Recipients — Here Are the Shocking Results

After Losing On Same-Sex Marriage, Conservative Christians Find A New Enemy

Why the Media Distorts Bolivia's Environmental Record

Why Indigenous Groups in Latin America Need Better Access to Health Care

FARC Releases Video of Army Commander’s Release

Sharknado 3 Anyone??

FARC rebels begin unilateral ceasefire in Colombia

President Obama and Dem Candidates Running for 2016....What about BLM? Whose Watch is This On?

Arrest Made In Fatal Shooting Of Hayward Police Sergeant

Ex-cop says Sandra Bland died because she was ‘arrogant from the beginning’

Nigeria's Boko Haram crisis: Many dead in Gombe bombing

Texas high speed rail passes major milestone with first fundraising announcement

Verification Process in Iran Deal Is Questioned by Some Experts

Athens (GA) for Bernie Sanders: Organizing with Bernie 7/29 @ 6pm

TCM Schedule for Thursday, July 23, 2015 -- What's On Tonight - Burns and Allen

UN rights official resigns over Central African Republic child sexual abuse

New York state fast food workers will be paid $15 an hour by 2021

Cincinnati mayor pledges reform after fatal shooting during traffic stop

Powerful New York state senator convicted of lying to FBI agents

The Polling Paradox: How To Read the Numbers (Quinnipac related)

Alternet: 20 Examples of Bernie Sanders' Powerful Record on Civil and Human Rights Since the 1950s

Greece crisis: MPs pass crucial bailout reforms

Brazil police may be to blame for 35 execution-style killings over weekend

Lieberman. Really?

The Assassination of Sandra Bland and the Struggle Against State Repression

Lawrence has Sandra Bland's sister on

Athens (GA) for Bernie Sanders: Organizing with Bernie 7/29 @ 6pm

The Assassination of Sandra Bland and the Struggle Against State Repression

The Assassination of Sandra Bland and the Struggle Against State Repression

Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement Approves Shell’s Final Permits for Arctic Destruction

Loose bull on Texas State's campus proves why being a student in the Lone Star State is awesome

7-22-15 Brew Works in 2:00 (no beer NO WORK!)

If I weren't here, I wouldn't be home. Just saying. G'night. n/t

7-22-15 Brew Works in 2:00 (no beer NO WORK!)

7-22-15 Brew Works in 2:00 (no beer NO WORK!)

NBA impersonator sets his hilarious sights on Tim Duncan

BREAKING: Sandra Bland's family's attorney just reported

Join Hillary Clinton for remarks about achieving long-term economic growth and lasting prosperity

asst district attorney asking for a second autopsy on Sandra Bland

Sanders Proposes $15 Minimum Wage, Sets up Clinton Contrast

Rally at Fresno Co Sheriff who is letting ICE access to inmate records 7/23 at 11am

Sanders Proposes $15 Minimum Wage, Sets up Clinton Contrast

Sandra Bland is dead.

Sanders Proposes $15 Minimum Wage, Sets up Clinton Contrast

Sanders Proposes $15 Minimum Wage, Sets up Clinton Contrast

New Sandy Bland Dash Cam Footage Released-The Young Turks

Why do we have wars?

Dr. Seuss and the book review remind us of the joys of childhood reading.

Marsha Blackburn calls for Planned Parenthood's federal funding to be pulled

White Dad Mysteriously Dies In Police Custody

Rick Perry's Speech On Trump.....

State Seeks to Dismiss Lawsuit Over Birth Certificates

20 to 40 million dollars to be spent to defeat iran deal

NSA leaker Edward Snowden seeks return to U.S., on his terms

Sorry, Rick Perry: Donald Trump isn’t a “cancer” on conservatism — he embodies conservatism

Mascho Piro tribe: Peruvian government to make first contact with indigenous rainforest tribe

I love the Moody Blues, but I love this Blue Jays album slightly more ...

Perspective of the Netroots Nation Black Lives Matter Protest From a Person of Color - Guest Post

Hillary Clinton Has The Most Diverse Campaign Staff, Report Finds

Another Facebook righty- how do I answer him?

This system as is cannot be changed merely by being active in a political party, or just voting, or

Confederate flag issue rises again at Platte County Fair

Goose Creek mayor says Confederate welcome sign should stay (SC)

Hoaxers Fail to Nail Planned Parenthood in New Video

GED sees big drop in testing

Toon. Scott Walker wants to put down Wisconsin's watchdog

There was a lot made from a quinnipac poll today, and how Hillary is losing by 7 to 8 points among

Moniz: Test results back up assurances on Iran deal

Ocelot group forms to help conserve endangered cat

Hillary Rodham Clinton, other Democrats, respond to Sandra Bland's death

Baboon tells reporters the only thing more beautiful than his striped ass is Trump's hair

Argentina revokes arrest warrant for Justin Bieber

WOW. MSNBC replacing Ed Schultz with Schmuck Fraud?

Obama Administration in Final Stages of Drafting Plan to Close Guantanamo

Sandra Bland Booking Documents, Voicemail Left From Jail Released

Sandra Bland voicemail surfaces, from shortly before her death. Her last known words.

SandraBland left her friend a calm and collected voicemail from jail. Here it is.

Borealis - Darol Anger & Mike Marshall - Good stuff

Michael Savage says he's willing to die in uprising against Obama's reparations

"Our operating assumption is that everything west of Interstate 5 will be toast.”

Teamsters: Toyota is a Danger To American Families Union Posts Billboards in US Cities.

White House acknowledges 'side' deals between Iran, IAEA

Barney Frank: Why Progressives Shouldn't Support Sanders

Rachel is on with Seth MEYERS. now. 5 minutes, go. n/t

Jobs with Bernie 2016

Stephen A. Smith Catches Twitter Heat For Backing Martin O'Malley's 'All Lives Matter' Comment.

560-pound man biking across US to lose weight

Programmer Testifies About Rigging Elections With Vote Counting Machines

Glacier National Park wildfire forces tourists to leave cars

Official orca census: 81 whales, including 4 babies

I'm sure I'll get the shit kicked out of me for this...

CNN: SANDERS MIN. WAGE RALLY & 2 VIDEOS of HIS SURGE-Only 8 Points Gap in NH now per poll, 7/22

I am getting ready to "light up" Hempstead, Tx!

U.S. Iran Deal With US Brings Thousands to Times Square Protest

Death of Sandra Bland reminded me of this

gratuitous kitteh pic - i haz a fort

The dog story to end all dog storiess

Florida transgender woman beaten to death is 10th US trans murder in 2015

$10M gift to expand Baylor’s communication sciences and disorders program

Salt Lake City potentially on the verge of history - openly gay woman leads mayoral race.

Russian Soyuz Lifts New Crew To International Space Station After 2-Month Delay

Santa Fe judge lets $165 million verdict against FedEx stand

Black Lives Matter: A new movement takes shape

State auditor accuses tax department of obstructing investigation

Alabama workers say Baton Rouge-based Turner Industries fired them over Confederate flags on vehicle

Sen. Bernie Sanders polls as well as Clinton, if not BETTER in some GE match-ups

Katt Williams - Goes off on Satan, Sarah Palin, Michele Bachmann, Rick Perry and Hilary Clinton

Jindal: Obama should call a spade a spade on radical Islam

'Roots' remake, set to begin New Orleans filming in mid-August, issues casting call for extras

'Roots' remake, set to begin New Orleans filming in mid-August, issues casting call for extras

For any Smiths fans here. 10 lyrical charts inspired by Morrissey...

Satan goes to motherfucking outer space to discover ganja and the Clinton empire of doom

NYT: At booking, Sandra Bland told police she had EPILEPSY and was taking KEPPRA.

Oz dance club bought for $8.175 million by Mike Motwani

Brain-eating amoeba found in St. Bernard water system, DHH says

Ted Cruz Can’t Sleep At Night If A Woman Can Still Get a Pap Smear in America

Texas Lawmaker To Host Anti-Gay Hatefest At Church Where He Serves As Pastor

Another Once Upon A Time Video - because, well, Regina ROCKS!

Jack Black trolls Satan and disgusting MTV audience doesn't get the joke

The Official Donald Trump Bankruptcy/Birther MASHUP

Did the jail fail to give Sandra Bland her needed epilepsy med, Keppra? Jailed people in TX are not guaranteed

Anti-Gay Wedding Venue Owners Tell Ted Cruz: ‘We Were Devastated to Hear That We Were Bigots’

Rick Perry: Donald Trump Will Destroy The Republican Party

Is it normal in Texas to have a plastic bag in a jail cell in the first place?

What The Supreme Court Has To Say About Sandra Bland’s Arrest

There's no excuse for calling anyone an "SJW" on this site.


Those who would prefer as little active shooter scenarios as the rest of the world...

This café wants you to take a midday kitten break

Discussion on Sandra Blands mugshot

Daily Holidays - July 23

Will Educate Girls for Food: A Plan to Fight Poverty and Illiteracy Is Helping Egypt

They're solar panels as you've never seen them before: completely clear

The Mess That Nuland Made

Hedging on Wall Street: Clinton's Finance Reforms Reek of Weak-Kneed Populism

Just realized: Two of my prior OPs show that most Americans are Democratic Socialists.

Earlier, the SciFi channel ran all 3 Sharknadoes and..

'Roots' remake, set to begin New Orleans filming in mid-August, issues casting call for extras

The Case for Federal Intervention in Math Education

Well, soon you may have to pm me.

Official orca census: 81 whales, including 4 babies

Texas Counter Jade Helm Leader – When Blacks Are Killed, I Smile

Bernie on the Ed Show: "I'm proud of my record...." Me, too, Senator!

A nice article; sad, hilarious and joyful:

On heels of tuition hike, lawmakers knock Baker's UMass system cut

Our View: Lawmakers must pass modest public records bill

DUer proves a Majority of Americans are Democratic Socialists.

A treaty to keep the nukes for the empire only

World Trade Drops Most Since Financial Crisis

How Berlin’s Futuristic Airport Became a $6 Billion Embarrassment

Just curious.Historically, have we ever seen this fetishization of anything and everything LEO

I might have. What's in it for me?

Nasty human...

Hundreds protest as ALEC conference begins downtown

Hundreds protest as ALEC conference begins downtown

Hundreds protest as ALEC conference begins downtown

The "Ferenge"

Paving the road to an Olympic sized traffic ‘migraine’

She’s city’s Olympics watchdog... but being paid by Boston 2024

Exclusive: Trump threatens third-party run

Walsh: Entire Olympic bid doc to be released

Cries of Betrayal, Calls to Organize as Obama Approves Arctic Drilling

Cries of Betrayal, Calls to Organize as Obama Approves Arctic Drilling

Isaac Hayes - Ike's Rap II/Help Me Love

Parties begin quest for convention cash

David Porter - I'm Afraid The Masquerade Is Over

A Small Senate Battlefield

Lobbyists Fundraising for Clinton, Bush, Rubio and Kasich Are Coworkers

Syl Johnson - Is It Because I'm Black

Police: 5 dead in Oklahoma; 2 teens taken into custody

OK, I'm now convinced Trump is on our side

Actually, Oldest Qur’ans are in Sanaa, Yemen & in Danger of Saudi Bombing

Mike James Kirkland - Hang On In There

Greece Approves Second Set of Changes Needed for Bailout

Schildbürgerstreich der Spaghetti-Monster

Study that shows that men's aggression to women correlates with poor performance.

USA Nuclear Fuel Cycle. And Calculator Days Create Enriched Uranium.

I think I've figured out Donald Trump's plan...

Kyrgyzstan denounces, cuts 1993 cooperation pact with US

Nature - Recession Caused 07-09 US Carbon Emissions Drop, Not Switch From Coal To Gas

Intense Rain Events Further Speed Greenland Melt, Can Cause Large Sections Of Sheet To Shift

Good Idea! Senate May Confirm New Pipeline Safety Chief - Position Empty Since 10/14

I just hear on Morning Joe that Trump ...

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

The next sixty days will determine if the veto holds for the Iran deal. If you feel strongly for

Re:All these race questions and how they impact the 2016 Democratic primary and general election

Bernie Sanders: "Powerful interests...hate my guts, and I welcome their hatred"

DU Pulse Check Revisited

Which Candidate will do the best job at addressing Climate Change?

Right-Wing Radio Host Michael Savage Vows To Lead Armed Rebellion Against President Obama

How The 'Nones' Can Find A Sense Of Community Outside Of Religion

Iran executions see 'unprecedented spike' - Amnesty

Would limiting gun ownership to non-powder weapons infringe on the 2nd Amendment?

Immigrant-Bashing, Indifference, and the Evangelical Vote

Sandra Bland and the police stop

Limburg diocese wants compensation from 'Bling Bishop'

(Scott Walker's WEDC) Agency gave loan to entrepreneur in case with 'earmarks of fraud'

Can any Three Stooges fans help me here? I remember an episode where one of them got a telegram

GOP Senate bill could kick 200,000 seniors off Social Security

DA: Police Misconduct in Tennessee Man's Death Unlikely

Outcry continues as Saudi royalty build elevator on public French beach

When do children become racially divided?

White House in 'final stages' of plan to close Guantanamo prison

Progressive policy group applauds Martin O'Malley on Wall Street

France unveils €600m plan to placate farmers’ revolt

The Republican party is the default party in this country: They get a big mic to express their

Breaking on GEM$NBComcast-Laredo Border Patrol Union Dumps Trump

"We sent this to supporters & guess what? A lot of them believe in science, too. You with them?"

Trump’s Mobbed Up, McCarthyite Mentor Roy Cohn

Oh dear,Trump threatening independent run for president.

Thursday Toon Roundup 1- Trumpnado

Most Undocumented Immigrants Will Stay Under Obama’s New Policies, Report Says

Why Isn't Eric Holder's New Corporate Gig A Bigger Scandal? David Dayen Discusses

Thursday TOON Roundup 2 - The Rest

When Teen Detainees Died in Custody in Jeb Bush’s Florida

U.S. jobless claims drop to 41-1/2-year low

20 examples.

If American history interests you, stop what you're doing, and get "Between the World and Me"

How Thatcher’s MI5 Spy Chief Protected a Pedophile Member of Parliament

Some LGBT groups not on board with the Equality Act

Obama faces political minefield during Kenyan 'homecoming'

Support BLM's fight against the INCARCERATION NATION

Exclusive: Trump threatens third-party run

Rachel Maddow - Trump becomes common currency for GOP's 2016 hopefuls

Local Border Patrol Union Pulls Out Of Event With Trump

Apparently Carlos Danger (Anthony Weiner) got a job at a PR firm

China may adopt 'two-child policy' this year as demographic timebomb looms

GOP Outrage With Roberts Court Over 'Judicial Tyranny' Reaches Fever Pitch

Cognitive Dissonance

Venezuela arrests 2 military officers for drug trafficking

Another one coming to town...

Before there was Photoshop - Victorian photo fun

Ex-cop and blackface performer's fundraiser for officers in Freddie Gray case canceled

Homeless woman picked up an LAPD nightstick during the skid row shooting, could get life in prison.

The US Congress has hearings on Iran nuclear agreement. Is it being televised anywhere?

Bill Cosby Playboy sexual assault case to go ahead

Three Uppitys and You Are Dead.

Saudi Arabia says relations with Hamas have not changed after meeting

Pres Obama's nefarious plan to preserve environment targeted by new Repub subpoenas

Trump: Stewart is 'begging' me to appear on his final show

Why Trump is such a threat to the GOP?

U.S. defense chief visits Iraq to assess Ramadi campaign

orb weaver spider

Humankind is at a fork in the road

The hearings on Iran are on CSPAN 3. Corker is spewing his bullshit before interviewing Kerry

Teenage Briton admits inciting terrorism in ANZAC day plot

Jeb! hypocricy continues - this time on ethics & iffy nominees

Mobile Ad Fraud Could Cost U.S. Advertisers $857 Million Yearly

Turkish army engages in first gunfight with ISIL after soldier killed on border

Nude, anti-gay protest in Kenya canceled ahead of Obama’s visit

The Genesis Engine

Sandra Bland required med to prevent seizures and the jail's paperwork FAILS TO SHOW SHE GOT IT

New Social Security trustees report bolsters case program is structurally sound

it's me

We're Failing Trans Women of Color

Prof. R.D. Wolff's Global Capitalism: July 2015 Monthly Update

We're gonna need a BIGGER bus!

Notice anything unusual about this picture of Sandra Bland's cell?

Food Waste-Last Week Tonight

Leading indicators jump past expectations in June

Where Does the Black Woman's Body Belong?

WIll Trump hire actors to replace the Laredo border patrol union

You tell them Chris!!

Which GOP presidential candidate scares you the most?

1 in 6 NFL players declares bankruptcy 12 yrs after retiring; ex-player shares story in new book

Hyde Park Declaration of "Third Way" centrism?

Dbl red rainbow

Japan's Nikkei buys Financial Times in $1.3 billion deal

Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Outstrips Sanders and O’Malley in Staff Diversity

Totally Outrageous Police Behavior

CSpan 3. Hearings on Iran deal, now streaming:

Grumpy old Grandpa...

The Greek Debacle

My next pet peeve

Tom Cotton compares John Kerry to Pontius Pilate

EU, US Economic Sanctions Against Russia Avoided As Russian Oligarchs Give Away Vast Wealth

Judge: State of Alaska must pay winning side's legal costs in fight over ANWR

"Ew... What's that?" - this Asian's worst nightmare.

"I'm absolved!" . . . Please come CAPTION Donald Trump!!!

Wall Street's Attorney General

Anyone have experience with Invisalign?

Leading GOP Candidates to Appear at Event Hosted by Anti-Muslim Conspiracist

Economic Justice alone does not address the problems of PoC.

American cops are on a dangerous power trip

Oil Warning: The Crash Could Be the Worst in More Than 45 Year

Donald Trump: Backfiring on more than one level, and not necessarily good for Democrats.

Someone built a meth lab inside a federal research facility, and it exploded

How do we change the culture in local police departments?

Man in Milwaukee shoots dog after mistaking it for lion

NYPD Beats a Black Man For Stealing Pizza Slice-The Young Turks

Trump would get 20% in general election in new poll in three way race with Hillary & Jeb

Why Donald Trump Isn't As Fringe As You Think

Have You Heard Of Solar Desalination? If Not, You Will Soon

10 French members of parliament (conservative Republican opposition) visit Russian then Crimea

Our Special Carolina Dog, Rusty dog rescue by Elaine Bovender Wilmington, NC

GM Doubles Profit in North America to Record on Truck Surge

Hitchhiking Robot Embarks on U.S. Vacation

Strangely Quiet: Schumer Bides Time on Iran Deal as Obama Makes Full-Court Press

pat robertson on marriage equality and strange relations with animals

Skip Showers for Beef

Report: Ed Schultz out at MSNBC

Martin O'Malley in D.C. today speaking about his economic proposals to rein in Wall Street

Deputy defense minister: Embattled Palestinian village doesn't exist

Bernie Sanders 'disappointed' in Ed Schultz cancellation

Teen Truckers Spark Worry as Congress Considers Lower Age Limit

Sell-Low Trading Strategy Seen in Congress’s Oil Reserve Sale

AIPAC Fly-In Launches Major Push Against Iran Nuclear Deal

Remember Carly Fiorina's Demon Sheep?

NASA’s Kepler Mission Discovers Bigger, Older Cousin to Earth

MSNBC Will Once Again Look Like NBC News As Sweeping Changes Are Expected

A day without Trump is like a day without a shallow grave! . . . Please come CAPTION The Donald!!!

Boring machine ‘Lady Bird’ is almost done with its work digging under D.C.

Truth in ads: tell the FTC to investigate Walmart's "Raise in Pay" commercial

Rock Star/Astrophysicist Dr. Brian May Goes Backstage With New Horizons

Brian McFadden on "The Side Effects of Diplomacy"

What is the conservative end game? The slavers are still with us

Another Day, Another Allen West E-Mail to Me

Bernie Sanders: Totally Outrageous Police Beahavior

Bison selfies are a bad idea: Tourist gored in Yellowstone as another photo goes awry

Jeb Bush Promises To Change Washington; Doesn’t Know What “Change” Means

Man Bitten While Trying to Take Selfie With Rattlesnake

Facebook question

Rice revolution? New rice could help feed world, fight climate change.

David Axelrod on why Scott Walker wants to be the POTUS

Anybody have a good recipe for meatloaf?

Colorado Nuns appeal birth control ruling to Supreme Court

It's about time this meme showed up...

Code Pink @Iran hearings holding up 'Thank You Kerry' and 'Support Iran Deal' signs.

Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Tribal Nation sue Pufferfish Christie over rights violations

Jeb Bush pushes to ‘phase out’ Medicare

Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Tribal Nation sue Pufferfish Christie over rights violations

A Sanders supporter on Netroots Nation

Rachel interviewed Santorum last night


Hillary Gets Berned (Video)

A Baby Seal Is Safe Again Thanks To…Cows??

Re: Sandra Bland - Do you even get high if you eat a "large" amount of Marijuana??. I thought it

Benghazi Committee Now Aiming Its Popguns at Iran Deal

The Chilling Thing China’s Electricity Consumption Just Said about the Economy

How would you deal with an internet bully

ICYMI: Clinton Has Two Economic Messages: She's Not Jeb Bush, and She's a Lot Like Elizabeth Warren

5 Reasons Barack Obama May Be Having The Best Year Of Any Recent President

All this GOP Latino bashing has made me think of the movie, "Giant"

Ted Cruz Fights To Stay Relevant In Overcrowded GOP Field

Mario Draghi: The ECB Has No Mandate To Ensure Checks Clear Or Credit Cards Work

Ex-prosecutor who claims Christie had allies' charges dropped wins battle for records

Luckovich - Hillary, Bad for America

Goldman Sachs – Masters of the Eurozone

Is it me? Or, has anyone else noticed ...

I think Jeb Bush just lost the election...phase out Medicare ? HUH?!

Service Record: Trump, McCain, And Republican Contempt For Veterans

What we have learned with BLM in the last few days is...

Pic Of The Moment: GOP Primary Meltdown Latest

Lincoln & the Socialist Roots of the Republican Party (may be helpful in conversations on socialism)

Who said it: Donald Trump or Frank Reynolds (from It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia)?

Martin O'Malley first 2016 candidate publicly backing today's Equality Act rollout

Texas Civil Rights Director Dissects Trooper Abuses of Sandra Bland

I would like to show my appreciation for bravenak

Planned Parenthood combines two things that conservatives hate

FMF Executive Director Will Speak on Gender in Policing and Defusing Police Violence

FMF Executive Director Will Speak on Gender in Policing and Defusing Police Violence


A question for those old enough to have been "Flower Power People."

THIS IS HUGE! Members of Congress Introduce Historic, Comprehensive LGBT Non-Discrimination Bill

Senate Appropriations Committee Allows Marijuana Legalization to Move Forward in Nation's Capital

Jeb Bush Wants To 'Figure Out A Way To Phase Out' Medicare

Meet ALEC’s Little Brother, ACCE

PAC Forms To Dump Donald Trump

In honor of our most esteemed sister, Bravenak

Based on the Senate hearings on Iran, and listening to the Democratic Senators, it appears that that

Senate Republicans Slam Kerry On Iran: You've Been 'Bamboozled,' 'Fleeced'


Boy George: This is the world I was fighting for back in 1984

Why Trump Could Be for Real

BREAKING: Katie McGinty will run for PA-SEN

The GOP Debate Watch Party Pack - From the DNC

Martin O’Malley Challenges White House Rivals on Glass-Steagall

Police Killings in 2015 so far (by State):

What the Pres looked like in 73 :-)

Trump is almost at the border.

Kerry, Moniz, Lew are picking off every BS talking point GOP warmongers are throwing at them.

The Insanity of Our Media

Advocates call on McCrory to end Confederate license plates (NC)

Hillary Clinton: US must ‘face hard truths about race’ in Sandra Bland case

Obama administration in 'final stages' of planning Gitmo closing

Tell me again

Pharmacy owners cannot cite religion to deny medicine: U.S. appeals court

Supervisors vote to remove Confederate symbol - Mississippi’s state flag - from the civic center (CA

VIDEO: Veterans Tackle Protester With Benghazi Sign At Obama Speech

Kentucky Fair, Parks Take Stand Against Confederate Flag

I find this scary.

Secretary John Kerry Appreciation Thread.

12 years ago tomorrow

How A Lie Becomes A Law

The Evil Stench Of ALEC....

hope you don't mind...

UM.....okay ...

Who owns this statue? (NC)

U.S. House passes anti-GMO labeling Law

None of our candidates for President will be able to do a whole lot due to gerrymandering.

Let's have a round of applause for seabeyond.

July 23, 1877

Which does the majority of Republicans hate the most - Donald Trump or Barack Obama??

Has anyone bought one of the "3D" tee shirts advertised here? Are they cool?.nt

Bernie Sanders is the new FDR!

Without the ice breaker, Fennica, Shell is in violation of its own Oil Response Plan

Tournament of Fools Corporate Suite 16 : Bracket for the Repub candidates

"I believe in serious debates on serious issues"..

Should the Senate Democrats support or oppose the Iran agreement by the Obama White House?

10 Reasons I Love Being American & Catholic

Wow, Bernie in the Appalachians!

Massive swarm of grasshoppers and beetles on its way to Oklahoma


Yep.. He’s dumber than we thought...

Why was my thread locked?

Sen. Sanders and Rep. Ellison Lead Fight For $15 Minimum Wage

I stubbed my toe...

Maybe the PP attack isn't all about abortion

Bernie Sanders Blasts MSNBC and Comcast For Canceling Ed Schultz--Removing Voice for Working America

Deep Sea Creatures

GOP Strategists Plot to Ban Donald Trump From Debates

O’Malley seizes on Glass-Steagall.


Your opinion on a domain name

Oak Flat Protest, Apache Stronghold Hits NYC, West Lawn of Capitol

To clear up some confusion about "Weapons of War"..

House passes bill to prevent mandatory GMO labeling

No funding to states and cities that refuse to abide by SCOTUS decision.

O'Malley: Democrats Need to Support Wall Street Overhaul.

Trump is the face of the GOP = seen on Daily Kos, cartoon image

Oak Flat Protest, Apache Stronghold Hits NYC, West Lawn of Capitol

McCain Who? Vets Heart Trump

Senator Bernie Sanders vs Hillary Clinton on Social Security

Here is why Bernie Sanders is so important.

Democrats drop Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson names from annual fundraising dinner

Op-ed: Climate Crisis? Obama Administration OKs Shell's Arctic Drilling

Elizabeth Warren Challenges Hillary Clinton To Stop The Revolving Door - David Dayen Discusses

Kerry to senators: No 'fantasy' alternative to Iran deal

To Keith Olbermann: Plz go CAMPAIGN FOR BERNIE!

Be Afraid Republicans As Bernie Sanders Is Set To Strike In Red State Louisiana

Anybody know why I got a GRAY SCREEN Image in 'Video' on the Front Page Today?

Los Angeles police officer gets jail for assaulting woman

Happy 314th Birthday to Detroit, My Native Land!

Family Tradition

Hybrid Sales down 18% from this time last year. Overall car sales up 4.5% thru May 2015

Perry, O'Malley link Trump to 'Know-Nothings'. - 19th century nativists live again!

Belly flops - Mobula Rays, et al.

Senator Leahy writes an oped endorsing the Iran deal

Equality Act Endorsed By Clinton, Sanders, O'Malley. Cosponsored by 195 Democrats in House & Senate.

Over the past few months, several really good, regular DUers were suspended from DU

Sandra Bland death ruled a suicide by hanging, Texas prosecutor says

Who's in, and who's out at MSNBC in massive network shake up

O"Malley: Democrats Need to support Wall Street Overhaul.

African Americans for Bernie Sanders

Trump shreds the facade

Where do people here come down on Uber et. al.?

How the heck do you open a pack of crackers?

This is news? Was my first reaction

We had Tom's Midwest memorial service Sunday.

Donald Trump's lead slips in new national poll, Bernie Sanders surging

New Climate paper from Jim Hansen: Evidence of past superstorms, and maybe in our future?

Jeb Bush Says We Should Phase Out Medicare

Berkeley Breathed (Bloom County) open letter to Future President Trump

Watch Live NOW: Democrats Introduce Historic, Expansive LGBT Civil Rights Bill

Evidence from epidemiological & clinical trials show Apo B is better indicator of CVD risk

Donald Trump arrives in Laredo, blasts Border Patrol, Rick Perry

Scott Walker on air strikes: "we need a thunderstorm raining down"

'Last night, on Bill O'Reilly's show,

Word is that Kick 'em Jenny is about to erupt

You know, when it comes to Sandra Bland, even if it were a suicide, which I doubt...

Battery question...

Last night, on Bill O'Reilly's show,

Battery question...

Last night, on Bill O'Reilly's show,

Senate Panel Takes Small Step Toward Easing Travel Restrictions With Cuba

Schools with higher black, minority populations call cops, not docs

Civilian guarding military recruitment center accidentally fired his gun while showing it off

Sandra Bland's autopsy results released; DA confirms suicide by hanging

Turkey to Allow Use of Key Air Base for U.S. Warplanes to Bomb ISIS


Ron Paul supports Iran deal - Rand Paul sides with GOP's war-profiteers.

Historic Waggoner Ranch For Sale, Headquarters-Vernon, Texas

Some fascinating numbers from the new PPP poll

About those politicians who "Support the Troops".

Thom Hartmann: The Real Reason Trump Is Leading the Polls

ArcelorMittal wants to freeze pay and slash benefits, union says

Listen to this person's story...

ArcelorMittal wants to freeze pay and slash benefits, union says

Thom Hartmann: How The Supreme Court Is Corrupted

A religion case too far for the Supreme Court by Linda Greenhouse

ArcelorMittal wants to freeze pay and slash benefits, union says

What's for dinner? Thursday, 7/23.

I must be doing something right.

Chamber of Commerce Pushes Tobacco On Children Overseas

I must be doing something right.

Latest poll of African Americans: Hillary 82%, Sanders 6%, Webb 3%

‘BLACK LIVES MATTER’: Hillary Clinton addresses nation’s racial inequality in meeting with South Ca

In the "better late than never" department

The GOP Plan to Stoke Anti-Gay Bigotry in 2016

White House Efforts to Blunt 1975 Church Committee Investigation into CIA Abuses Foreshadowed Exec

Monument-removal bill disrespectful of local NC governance

Any minute now

Martin O'Malley unveils plans to reform Wall Street.

[AL Rep] Mo Brooks bill would force feds to publish crime data on illegal immigrants

Martin O'Malley unveils plans to reform Wall Street.

Armed man confronts protester (TX)

On Emily Dickinson

Looking for proof Bernie is not the best for Everyone

Bush, after 'phase out' comment, says Medicare needs reform

Obscure but not implausible

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 24 July 2015

Negativland - "Time Zones" (RIP Don Joyce)

Rather than keeping dangerous people from easy access to guns, we put more nuts on the street!!

Jeb Bush said he wants to "phase out" Medicare. RT (retweet) to tell him he's wrong.

PPP:Sanders trails all republican candidates except Trump

Why a New Jersey Puffer Fish Should Not Be President -- by Jim Hightower

Rep. Jared Polis (D) offered to rename the pro-GMO bill the "Deny Americans the Right To Know" Act.

Anthrax shipment from Pentagon the result of 'a massive institutional failure'

Where's your snowball now, Sen. Inhoff?

Lawsuit Targets Industry-friendly Loopholes in Rule on Wetlands, Rivers

Maher asks Ann Coulter: Would your 'imaginary friend' Jesus approve of your anti-immigrant rants?

FUCK MSNBC! -eom- n/t

Want Action? Start Embarrassing Climate Change Deniers

Win: Judge Keeps Oil, Gas Exploration Out of Arctic Refuge's Coastal Plain

Don't link to COUNTERPUNCH. It's a far-RW racist trojan horse (No Click On It)

Anecdote. Just an everyday conversation.


Zuluaga’s fugitive campaign manager bails out on bail hearing

Cowboys running back Joseph Randle receives deferred adjudication in shoplifting case

NBCU Reaches Three-Year Deal With NABET-CWA

When the sun goes down...

NBCU Reaches Three-Year Deal With NABET-CWA

NBCU Reaches Three-Year Deal With NABET-CWA

UN to send team of experts to monitor conflict deescalation in Colombia

Was Sandra Bland dead in mugshot photo?

Tel Aviv bank index drops following think tank report on settlements

Bird tat contest

Mammoths killed by abrupt climate change

Donald Trump talks border security, Hillary Clinton

Update: MSNBC just wiped its show lineup from my menu.

The Black "We" and the White "I"

Gaming the system--the high school transfer system has been abused for decades

Clinton blasts ‘concerted attack’ on Planned Parenthood

Donald Trump arrives in Laredo, blasts Border Patrol, Rick Perry

'Why can't we all just be cowboy buckaroos?'

White House rally against Iran deal featuring Cruz crashed by protesters

Is Congress the only job in the U.S. that provides a retirement pension nowadays?

Hillary Clinton Defends Embattled Planned Parenthood

Jeb Bush Calls for an End to Energy Subsidies

Murkowski pushes for oil exports (cuz her oil-economy state is broke

Dear Hillary....

Scalia's Poetry Slam . . . (Fiore)... HYSTERICAL!

China may bring in 'two-child policy' to tackle demographic timebomb

Confederate Flag Day debate draws support and opposition (NC)

Ride to nowhere: the mystery of ghost trains

It is just God damn amazing how Democrats refuse to

Majority says take down ‘that flag’

Sandra Bland! Dont let them do this!

Clinton praises South Carolina for shedding rebel flag, urges bigger fight against racism

Martin O’Malley’s early bird strategy

Did I Just Hear Ted Cruz Say Nice Things About Bernie Sanders On Tweety's Show?.....

Indiana State Fair Asks Vendors Not To Sell Confederate Flag

Petition calls on McCrory to stop Confederate flag plates (NC)

Rolling Stone Names President Obama ‘One of the Most Successful Presidents in American History’

Looks like we FINALLY got some info about how Bernie performs against potential GOP candidates....

Judge Orders Release of Misconduct Findings Against Officer in Eric Garner Case

Martin O’Malley’s early bird strategy

Luke Bryan Shares His Evolving View on the Confederate Flag

Perry and Trump trade shots over border security

bravenak's words

Army Thanks Fox News for Idiots, Guns Outside Recruitment Posts

10 former Chilean soldiers charged in Victor Jara killing

10 former Chilean soldiers charged in Victor Jara killing

Records show Robin Vos asked for public records changes

Just accidentally got into the Hillary group

Vox: Iran hawks finally presented a "better" Iran deal. It's complete gibberish.

Interview with Sandra Bland's sister, Sharon Cooper

WHO praises Argentina’s gender rights; says country is example to follow for transgender rights.

Apparently Ted Cruz is a big Bernie Sanders fan

So, Jonathan Alter on "Last Word" said Sherrod Brown is possible VP choice

USS the Sullivans damaged during missile test...

Philly420: Why is marijuana used against victims like Sandra Bland?

Trump Still Leads National GOP Field, But Disaster in General