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Archives: July 5, 2015

VH-1 Classics is playing "Woodstock"

The Bernie Sanders For President Fight Song, Reach Way On Down In Your Soul!

"Leave the gun. Take the cannolis."

Yankee Doodle Dandy on TCM now... Music man later.

Sons of Liberty

I need someone to UPS me a bunch of illegal fireworks

Grateful Dead Fare The Well night 2

The Bernie Sanders For President Fight Song, Reach Way On Down In Your Soul

Martin O’Malley finishes three-day tour in Clinton, Iowa.

O'Malley impresses Iowans, but many not sold yet.

A pic wall of Bernie Quotes

Bernie Sanders Arriving in Waukee, IA for the 4th of July Parade (video)

Sanders meetup group started in the Philly Suburbs

Sanders meetup group started in the Philly Suburbs

President Obama commutes non-violent drug sentences in move to reduce mass incarceration

Want to watch the Boston Pops right now?

Happy 4th of July!.....WAR! & Remembrance-- Bruce Springsteen...

Thousands in South Carolina receive menacing Confederate flag robocall over Independence Day weekend

Dirty Tricks? Bernie Sanders has no Pacs and has not approved of any Pacs.

Why does MSM do this??????...

China’s highly leveraged stock market has become a major worr

'Fun' time for GOP rivals at Romney sleepover

Steve Nunn, State Represenative (ReTHUG Kentucky) killed his ex-fiance in 2009

Cool dance routine--with lights. nt

Refusing to help a dog's owner means you may get a four-legged, furry cold shoulder in return

Sanders: I'm not "going to let some damn war cost me the election."

Billy Joel weds in surprise July 4 ceremony at Centre Island home

Cool dance routine--Xposted from the Lounge.

Abandoned Chinese Fishing Village Being Swallowed By Nature

I watched '50 Shades of Gray' so you don't have to

So, you want to get married and think you have a case?

Sanders encouraged by Iowa crowds, rising polls

Frackquake Madness!: 35 Fracking Earthquakes Rock Oklahoma in a Week

My favorite July 4th was in 2000. What was yours?

In Front of 10,000 in Madison, Bernie Sanders Calls for Wealth Redistribution

Donald Trump: I didn't expect business backlash to be "quite this severe"

Bernie Sanders Town Hall on NATO's Air War on Serbia May 3, 1999

How does Sanders define socialism?

Roswell airport gets $9M in federal funding

Richard Wolff at Left Forum 2015: Marx: The System is the Problem

Sweet Cakes final order: Gresham bakery must pay $135,000 for denying service to same-sex couple

2015 Horse Racing - 2015 Belmont Oaks Invitational

And that's a wrap...... the failed experiment in Kansas continues

It's Raven's first Fourth of July...

US-led forces pound Islamic State stronghold in Syria

A Fresh Perspective: A critique of Palestinian nationalism

It is all about the piccolos.

The GOP May Regret Its Lasting Battle Against Gay Marriage

This might be too early but I am suggesting Rainbow Girl for Time's person of the year.

>>> Social Democracy Is 100% American <<<

Your Car is Probably More (or Less) American Than You Think

Bernie Sanders' $15 million fundraising haul is a really big deal

Michigan Church performs gay weddings

5 ways America is more free than before

Dear fireworks 'choreographers' - 'Born in the USA' isn't really the patriotic song you think it is.

Happy birthday to Malia Obama

New Video Appears to Show 25 Men Executed By ISIS Child Soldiers

The President Honors Military Families on the Fourth of July

Daily Mail has Trump ahead of Jeb in 'poll of polls' LOL!

The government should not be in the business of allowing OR disallowing relationships.

Bernie who?

Watch POTUS interview David Attenborough (wonderful special - remarkable conversation)

Las Vegas union hits back at UFC over planned fountain

This is a Public Service Announcement.

Film chronicles Johnny Gosch's mother’s search for the truth (kidnapped 33 years ago)

Obama: Freedom is paid for by men and women of US military

Government is ignoring you, politicians tell crowd at Nebraska Taxpayers for Freedom rally (T party)

Since a few people were asking how I was doing...

Norma Rae (update)

Are Hillary's "Personal Savings Accounts" in addition to Social Security still on the table?

Pheasants Forever expands habitat for beleaguered bees, monarch butterflies

Bernie Doesn't Just SAY He Opposes Citizens United He Shows How To Run A People Funded Campaign

China spends billions to prevent stock market crash

Stencils For Bernie

Black Bodies, White Terrorism: A Global Reimagining of Forgiveness

Daily Holidays - July 5

According to Jeb, Trump's off-key message is because he's a recovering Democrat

City in Drought-Stricken California Forced to Dump 550,000 Gallons of Water

I just saw the Bernie Sanders interview

Scientists discover Ocean’s New Apex Predator

Raise your 'flute' to France and her expertise in the exquisite art of 'viniculture'.

Small is beautiful, say South Koreans making plans to marry

France wine country toasted with World Heritage status

Bernie attracting Bigger IOWA Crowds than Before. 2,500 Showed Up Friday Night in Iowa

Roswell officer who falsely accused Sonic employee of spitting in drink resigns; meth found in squad

Ancient bobcat buried like a human, wearing a shell and bearclaw necklace and with its paws

DC’s Superman Takes on Police Brutality ... wow

CHIP - The World's First Nine Dollar Computer

GALVIN: Voter registration hits the Internet in 2016

Region's electricity prices expected to keep rising

Ex-drug lab chemist may have tainted thousands of cases

Things to know Massachusetts' state budget delay

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Terrible Things Edition

Zero for 40 at Predicting Attacks Why Do Media Still Take FBI Terror Warnings Seriously?

Yemen Is Starving, and We’re Partly to Blame

Greece and Other Musings On July 4th By Paul Craig Roberts

Buffoon leaders... and how we milked the EU, by veteran Greek columnist and commentator

Greece must introduce another currency if 'no' vote wins: Schulz

Norway: Where wealth brings worries

Heckler & Koch given negative "Closed Oyster" award for lack of transparency

Sheen to Host and Narrate Siegelman Film

2 Shot in Boston

Chinese IPOs suspended to stop stock market slide

Fireworks in Air..Make Air Filthy, Unhealthy....Morning of July 5

Let’s kick God off the Court: Marriage isn’t the only place where the law has been infected by relig

The BIG week for Bernie through our DU Act Blue link

The BIG week for Bernie through our DU Act Blue link

The New Post-Homophobic Christianity

Fireworks - July 4th, 2015

Bernie Sanders Outpaces Martin O’Malley as Hillary Clinton Alternative

Glitch Halts New Horizons Operations as It Nears Pluto

Woman struck by bullet while at Pennsylvania amusement park

320-acre wildfire threatens homes in Northern California

DU seems to no longer refresh automatically following a post

Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley at Third Way idea forum (2011)

RBS could face $13bn bill in US case over pre-2008 behaviour

I have no idea where to post this?

The GOP’s pathetic crybaby agenda: Trump, Scalia and the whiny, paranoid new face of the right

I have no idea where to post this?

WI Budget proposal gets amended to protect tar sands pipeline from ins. requirement

New Reporting: US Spied on German Media

Wikileaks publishes more secret TISA docs. Warren & Sanders are correct, this deal sucks

Angela's Ashes: How Merkel Failed Greece and Europe

Navy extends maternity leave to 18 weeks

Declaration of Independence (cartoon)

Shoe factory collapses in eastern China, killing 11 people

nice pic, mr. president

Sen. Murray aims to block VA policy that would cut off benefits to some former troops

In 2012 Third Way was promoting Martin O'Malley as a "hot prospect"


At least 14 hurt after deck collapse at North Carolina beach

Firefox 39.0 WinXP doesn't export bookmarks from library.

Tunisia's president warns of state collapse if another attack takes place

BILL MOYERS: Celebrate the Revolution — And Keep It Going

The Untold History of Independence Day

I will not take Bernie Sanders' candidacy seriously until

12 Noon Repeat Now, CNN: Bernie Sanders 'State of the Union' Jake Tapper 9 AM ET, *REPEAT 12 PM ET

Jake Tapper Is Trying Hard To Rattle Bernie....

Hillary Clinton, Ellen DeGeneres offer online support for gay child

Keiser Report: Greece! Start Fresh

(R-NEBR) Sasse: ‘Now is the time’ for a GOP plan on health care

Bernie did great on State Of The Union

This is DU. This is DU on Hillary. Any questions?

Religion In The Comics - 033

Mr. Trump: "Your words have nothing against his (my father's) sweat"

Dumb Letters to the PD Dept: Whole Heaping Helping of Hatred.

"My falafel is leaking again." . . . Please come CAPTION Bill O'Reilly!!!

WaPo front page exposing the crazies (racists)

New Horizons Team Responds to Spacecraft Anomaly

German army fights underground Nazi war machine hidden in Kiel pensioner's cellar

Chomsky: Turkey commits a crime by sending troops to Syria

Turns out guns do kill people

Pacifica network will have a discussion of Greek referendum at 3 pm EST

Why are there so many songs about rainbows and what's on the other side?

Why are there so many songs about rainbows and what's on the other side?

Greece, ‘Preferring Not To’

Equating or aligning polygamy with gay marriage is bigotry and has no place here....

Ted Cruz's 2016 campaign says its raised more than $14M

Hypnotic -

Terrorist ring-leader who planned massacre in NY is allowed to roam streets again.

Bernie Sanders exposes Hillary’s socialist views

Bernie's FB numbers

Disturbing Hawkishness from Hillary Clinton. Is this her true belief or is it merely

Brussel sprouts with bacon and scapes

Ted Cruz is still carping about the marriage equality decision on Meet The Press

Just a reminder this room is a Hillary Clinton supporters.

U.S. Supreme Court Accepts Case to Give 'Right-to-Work' to All Public Employees

Finally someone who agrees with me on an issue few of either side do.

U.S. Supreme Court Accepts Case to Give 'Right-to-Work' to All Public Employees

In case you missed your fireworks last night

Dont be fooled by HRC fake, opportunistic progressive stance.

The stupidest myth: Polyamory is a all about rich men taking multiple wives

just saw a promo for tomorrow's 'mourning joe' guest....***warning graphic pic***

Letter to My Son "In America, it is traditional to destroy the black body—it is heritage.”

Why Bernie Sanders is actually the Democrats best general election candidate

Can Religion and Science Coexist?

July 4th Darwin Award winner...

Sanders Hints At What A Sanders Administration Cabinet Could Look Like

Hobby Lobby

Bernie Sanders Hints At What A Sanders Administration Cabinet Could Look Like

Bernie Sanders Says He'd Let Religious Groups Against Gay Marriage Stay Tax-Exempt

A case precedence for corporatism and crimes against humanity. Oh, and a cure for heart disease too!

Turns out guns do kill people

Greek Referendum Polls Close: "No" Ahead With 51.5% Of The Vote; 48.5% For "Yes"

Police: Man shoots off firework from top of his head, dies

"I gotta boil smarter than you!!" . . . Please come CAPTION Donald Trump!!!

Firefox 39.0 on Win 7 will not post on DU when I click on 'Post my tread'.

Looks like Greece is voting NO!!!!!

Opinion polls: "No" appears to be winning in Greece

National Cathedral's Repair Work: Finials, Finance and Faith

Control dilemmas (new & improved)

If Biden runs, any ideas what his platform would be?

MY favorite song in the world....

The Monopoly game we have to play...

Right Way Might Makes Right: New EPA "transparency" LAW Forbids Science

TOON: Who Ya Gonna Call?

Did Rick Perry actually say this on "This Week"?

Please feel free to nuke all of us Southerners...Drop a bomb on us redneck ignart Sutherners.

Sanders: We're taking on the 'Democratic establishment'

Bernie Sanders Voted Against the FIRST GULF WAR. His Words That Day Were Prescient!

*HILLARY GROUP* Here's the one number that proves Bernie Sanders isn't a threat to Hillary Clinton

Fareed Zakariah (CNN) ran a great piece today on the arc of events that led to ISIS and fuels it.

The referendum on the 5th of July (Greece)

Batch Ice Cream Made in Massachusetts

Blacks are ‘raping our women’ and ‘taking over': Decoding the myth that breeds white supremacists

Conservatives: There isn't a disgusting stance under the sun that they won't take.

According to BBC, Exit Polls hint at NO

Early results: No vote takes early lead

Best barbeque sauce, commercial?

Yellow skies, BC fires

An Open Letter to Those Who Still Stand With Walker

Women pastors in SC being threatened with violence...

NBC Meet the Press: Ted Cruz raised $14 M in the 2nd quarter; Super PAC raise $37 M

Paul Krugman:Austerity Arithmetic

Malala Sends Same Message as Bernie to US Politicians:

Can't get this to open, headline: EDITED, GOT it open!

link to realtime results of Greek Election

What Happens Next According To Deutsche Bank (Greece)

Trump's Rising Poll Numbers Seal the Deal

LIVE: Greek referendum

First Greece Referendum Exit Polls : "NO" going to win

congrats to to the England ladies

Early results indicate about 60% of Greeks are voting NO

China Central Bank Steps In To Bailout Stocks As Underwater Traders Pray For A Rebound

Rage against the Machine - The 99% for Bernie

If our Founding Fathers were all Christians, why did they say this?

The West is literally on fire, and the impacts could be widespread

Good to know - plastic food containers

Greek referendum: No vote on track for landslide victory - live updates

Greece's Big Fat No

It's time to stop equating polygamy and origami

Greeks defy Europe with overwhelming 'No' to bailout referendum

Researcher Who Reported E-voting Vulnerability Targeted by Police Raid in Argentina

OK, let's celebrate today's victory from the mother of democracy

Researcher Who Reported E-voting Vulnerability Targeted by Police Raid in Argentina

Sanders seeks middle ground on guns

No plans for immediate Eurogroup meeting after Greek vote-EU official

What happens to Republican voter preferences after a candidate spews racist, anti-Mexican garbage?

Trillion-Dollar Asset Managers Warn On Greece Fallout: "No Blueprint" Means "All Kinds Of Uncertaint

On marriage equality

Bernie Sanders vs. Hillary Clinton, the 99% vs Bankers, here in the US and abroad -- does Greece

Bernie Sanders going Beast Mode on Greenspan

Sanders & Minorities

A little Airplane

Tour de France: Greipel wins storm-swept stage to Neeltje Jans

Editorial: This Bernie thing might be catching on

Refugee Doaa Heart-wrenching Saga: A Survivors Tale From Death Boats

It’s Bernie Sanders’ America: 5 “radical” ideas Americans strongly support

On tonight's final Grateful Dead Concert, and how and WHY to virtually be there...

Regarding Hate Groups And A Little Context on the Apparent Trend

Here she is. You want a good laugh today???

President Obama Calls The Grateful Dead an "Iconic American Band" in Touching Tribute

CNN: Bernie Sanders on Economics, Taxes, 'State of the Union' Video Clip of One Show Topic, 7/5

Fire truck in Albert Lea flies Confederate flag during parade...

Insanity abounds...where else? Texas. Who else? Abbott.

Krugman: Europe Wins

Head of Greek RW opposition (former PM) resigns

The Founders Re: Religion - Speak For Themselves:

How Formula E can overtake F1 and help save the world.

"Amnesty, Abortion and Acid" and the 800 Pound Gorilla

I don't care who the hell gets married

America Ferrera thanks Donald Trump: He 'ignited a fire' in Latino voters

Up Now in GD-P: CNN Video Clip of Sanders on income inequality, economics & taxes

Rick Santorum: All Undocumented Immigrants Come Here With 'Bad Intent'

Sake is the beverage of choice here today. World cup rules:

* Bernie Sanders vs. Hillary Clinton, the 99% vs Bankers, here in the US and abroad -- does Greece

Greek banks prepare plan to raid deposits to avert collapse.

On one end of the spectrum, Trump is rising. On the other, Bernie Sanders.

Have we all seen the Rock the Boat Bernie Sanders float? This is crazy now.....

Today's adventure

This song always helps me find my center, no matter how far off I've gotten.

Lets talk dollars to donuts Christie straight away !

Fire engulfs chemical plant in Waller County

Obama is invading a Texas county

Colombia to exhume Medellin graves: Official

US Policy Driving Militarization in Guatemala

US Policy Driving Militarization in Guatemala

League Of The Stupid...I mean South has a July 4th rally...

U.S. activists answer: What is Patriotism?

What's for Dinner, Sunday, July 5

Thousands march against corruption-plagued Guatemala president

This is what democracy looks like.

Decided to watch Sex and the City from the very beginning.

Every presidential election since 1856

Some Pastafarian Fashions:

I need some expert advice, please.

Oh My - Have You All Seen John Cole's - "Sanders surge" Toon?

"Another World is Possible"

Will the press turn toward Bernie?

Trust Differs Most by Ideology for Church, Police, Presidency

Maine man killed after trying to launch firework from top of his head

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Monday, 6 July 2015

Mystery Donors Create $3 Million College Fund For Charleston Shooting Victims.

Student Radio Station WXTJ To Begin Broadcasting on FM

Toon: New Not so Comic Characters

Christian flag removed from Glencoe City Hall following letter

Alabama: Christian flag removed from Glencoe City Hall following letter

Defiant Greeks reject EU demands as Syriza readies IOU currency

Google's Dream Robot Is Running Wild Across the Internet

Did you know that, so far, there are 28 GOP Presidential Candidates?

Local legislative leaders sign onto Hillary for Iowa

Washington Gets $70M from Legal Weed Tax Revenue During First Year

Egypt journalists face jail for reporting non-government terrorism statistics

Carbon tax repeal sparks jump in Australia's electricity emissions

How Smartphones Would Have Changed World History

Bernie Sanders On Gun Control Measures In Early ’90s: “People Pull The Trigger”

We have our own version of the Greece problem and the Fed are playing hardball.

US Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders Congratulates Greek People

The Default

How Bernie Sanders threatens to derail Hillary’s coronation

You Have Got to Watch This Young Man Explain Bernie v. Hillary: This Kid is Amazing; WATCH

2015 Horse Racing - 2015 United Nations Stakes

Thomas Piketty: “Germany has never repaid.”

Putting the Greek debt in perspective

Council Bluffs boy, 7, hit by bullet while watching fireworks with grandparents

We're killing Japan (Women's World Cup Soccer)

Wikileaks Exposes How TISA Will Gut Financial Regulations All Over the World


"We can share what we've got of yours" UPDATE: Beers @ Dead "Fare The Well" shows $11.75 each

My favorite picture from the Greece "No" vote celebration......

I'll never forget the way she said, "It's so good to be back in Richmond."

TOON: Who Ya Gonna Call?

hemp documentary: Bringing it Home

11-foot rattlesnake caught just outside George West (updated with photo)

Germany is the country that has never repaid its debts. It has no standing to lecture other nations.

Bernie Sanders Hints At What A Sanders Administration Cabinet Could Look Like