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Archives: August 18, 2015

BLM movement makes it to semi-mainstream TV in HBO Show "Ballers"

Harry Belafonte on Julian Bond -coming up on Chris Hayes

Babies, birds, and a squirrel photos

Moar kitten fun from Dr. Nworb

B.C. university to offer course on growing and selling cannabis

ann coulter on trumps immigration proposal

Texas gay couple settles suit over marriage license denial

How many homes does Hillary have?

300 Men March: A 35-mile walk to help stop gun violence in Baltimore

Norm MacDonald is the new KFC spokesman.......

"Kiss off Double Finger Ringer Thread."

Interesting reaction to learning which homes were Hillary's

Donald Trump is gone

Oh dear a relative of mine says he's voting for Donald Trump?

The emails will not be Hillary's downfall, but it will be the media that

Is This Article On Bernie Sanders For Real? Where Did This Thinking Come From?

Hood County clerk’s refusal to issue same-sex marriage license cost taxpayers $43,000

Drunk airBaltic crew included co-pilot at seven times legal alcohol limit

Bernie Sanders Gets an Online Upswing

Ex-police officer indicted on murder charge in 2013 shooting

Martin O'Malley and Black Lives Matter Doing an Apology Right

Martin O'Malley and Black Lives Matter Doing an Apology Right

Quebec water bombers being sent to California to fight fires there. See it below.

Bangladesh: thirteen charged in death of boy

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Sunday Talkers! & a new Kitteh gif

Regulators issuing draft report on Nevada nuclear dump plan

never forget....trump is a birther. period. eom.

Remember the nature found a way photo? updated

Newborn Loses Faith In Humanity After Record 6 Days

Is this your kind of tee?

Remember the nature found a way photo? updated

Northwestern Football Players Cannot Form Union, NLRB Rules

Two major US aquifers contaminated by natural uranium

Hillary Clinton on the Republican field

Look at these busy, busy beautiful dogs doing their chore (photo fixed)


Week two of my two day a week fast. This diet works. Apparently your body does not go into

Astronauts captured a rare image of a giant red sprite over Central America

Astronauts captured a rare image of a giant red sprite over Central America

On the road with Hillary Clinton as she surprisingly connects with voters

Random snapshots

I'm calling it now: Jessie Jackson will endorse Bernie Sanders very soon.

Discovery of a salamander in amber sheds light on evolution of Caribbean islands

White House launches plan to counter explosion in heroin use

'Mistakes' tonight!

8-13-15 The Newsroom is THE Story in 2:00

Clinton Emails: 305 Messages Need Further Review, Court Documents Say

8-13-15 The Newsroom is THE Story in 2:00

8-13-15 The Newsroom is THE Story in 2:00

HRC's emails: Rethugs in Congress and "anonymous sources" are using "retroactive classification"

Did you enter yet? There is still time - Check out the DU Photography Group!

Complaint filed against Texas judge over 'get married or go to jail' order

5 Ways Your Vacation Is Killing Sea Turtles

Related to Hillary's emails: how public information gets retroactively classified.

George Zimmerman unveils Confederate flag painting to benefit ‘Muslim free’ gun shop owner

8-14-15 Solidarity in Poland in 2:00

8-14-15 Solidarity in Poland in 2:00

8-14-15 Solidarity in Poland in 2:00

Politico Journalist Admits Pretty Much That They Were Stirring the Pot Against Hillary

Rights group: All sides in Yemen may be guilty of war crimes

Meanwhile in Canada...

Suppose Bernie wins. If the Rethugs succeed in using "retroactive classification" against Hillary,

8-15-15 The End of Bretton Woods in 2:00

8-15-15 The End of Bretton Woods in 2:00

8-15-15 The End of Bretton Woods in 2:00

Vermont electorate is 95% white

Starbucks Adds A New Ingredient To Pumpkin Spice Latte...

"We don't get a 1/2 lunch. they give us a 10 min break every 2 hours..."

8-16-15 George Meany Born in 2:00

20 Heartwarming Photos From Puerto Rico’s Mass Same-Sex Marriage Ceremony

8-16-15 George Meany Born in 2:00

Video: Bill And Hillary Rock Out on the Dance Floor at Vernon Jordan's BD Party (HILLARY GROUP)

South Sudan’s President Lets Deadline for Signing a Peace Deal Pass

8-16-15 George Meany Born in 2:00

From Trump on Down, the Republicans Can’t Be Serious

Roman glass-making furnaces discovered in Egypt’s Delta

Does anyone understand the right wing talking point that Obama is arrogant?

What I learned on DU today

8-17-15 Jailed for Having an Idea in 2:00 (Wobblies)

8-17-15 Jailed for Having an Idea in 2:00 (Wobblies)

Apparel maker Patagonia stops buying Ovis 21 wool after PETA video

8-17-15 Jailed for Having an Idea in 2:00 (Wobblies)

Apparel maker Patagonia stops buying Ovis 21 wool after PETA video

To correct the record re Bernie and dialogue with Black Lives Matter activists

Impressions on Everybody's Gone to the Rapture.

Bernie Sanders is not impressed with your questions about Hillary Clinton’s hair

cool gifs

FGM affects females in every local authority in England and Wales - study

FGM affects females in every local authority in England and Wales - study

FGM affects females in every local authority in England and Wales - study

New national polling points to GOP surprises

ACLU rating 93%, The Feminist Majority Endorsement "Preferred", NAACP rating 97%,

I think I may have figured out how to post pictures. My daughter and Obama.

Leahy returns from US embassy ceremony in Cuba

Clinton Emails and The Privatization of Mexico's State Owned Oil and Gas Company (2 parts)

Me, mildly stewed...

Can we all make a concerted effort


Scott Walker Crushed As Hecklers Hit Him With The Truth At The Iowa State Fair

Rep. Xavier Becerra endorses Hillary Clinton: 'No leader comes better tested'

The countdown is on. Students returning to our classrooms tomorrow

Union Rallies Outside Patriot Coal Over Pension Benefits

Union Rallies Outside Patriot Coal Over Pension Benefits

Union Rallies Outside Patriot Coal Over Pension Benefits

Latest food concoction...

Democracy Now, Julian Bond

Potential security event' reported at South Carolina nuclear, Truck bombs and nuclear power plants

Any Word On Bernie's Appearance In Chicago Today?....

Worse for women than Trump? Bama sorority recruiting video under fire

Man trying to stop a suicide plummets to his death from dorm

Today would have been my daughter's

Katie Couric’s Hit Job on Social Security

When will the media let the public know that the Trump

Julian Bond (1940-2015): Remembering Civil Rights Freedom Fighter Who Chaired NAACP, Co-founded SNCC

How Argentine voters have shown support for change

Knowledge of Self of... Determination.

Chemistry student at UNAM just turned 9 His courses include Solubility Equilibrium Principles

Gold finches in our back yard

Could expulsion hearings be next for embattled Michigan state reps?

HBO is running "Bandidas" a lot lately...

Eugene Robinson on Hillary emails

Judge Allows Man To Openly Carry A Gun At His Daughter’s Elementary School

The 1983 Manifesto: Foreign Policy--Corbyn's policies today?

Erykah Badu

Lil B discusses politics, Bernie Sanders on MSNBC

Hillary supporter: I hope she "bows out gracefully"

Talib Kweli and Hi Tek

Just one more picture I promise--what I do for a living:

Robbers take Tuskegee Airman's money, car in separate crimes in St. Louis

Who Is Bernie Sanders? Documentary: The life and career of Bernie Sanders

I know what the primary discussion going on at DU reminds me of. Cell Phones

Finally, a subject on which Chris Christie actually has credible expertise.

Sean Hannity got into a heated debate with a Univision anchor over Donald Trump's immigration plan

Does Queen Elizabeth have a political leaning?

Sen. Bernie Sanders draws large turnout for meeting in Dubuque (Sunday 8-16-15)

I'm trying out this new JPEG filter tonight. Tell me what you think about it...

I am leaving for awhile.

Beatles' first recording contract to be auctioned next month

O’Malley: Clinton email server questions 'legitimate'

CBS..Bernie Sanders Draws Big Crowd In First Chicago Stop As Presidential Candidate

Planned Parenthood finally released an effective ad against the anti-abortion smear machine

Daily Holidays - August 18

Interesting map: Oil resources in Africa by corporate ownership

The Press Has Tried to Derail a Clinton Election with Fake "Scandals" Before, and...

A family in public housing makes $498,000. HUD wants them to stay.

Two Women Make History by Passing Army's Elite Ranger School

Where does Bernie Sanders, the Jewish candidate for president, stand on Israel?

Quadruplets born to 65-year-old woman to leave hospital soon

Wacko psychopath Zimmerman teams up with 'Muslim-free' gun store to sell Confederate flag prints

Fishkill Inmate Died After Fight With Officers, Records Show

Grand jury indicts men accused of rape, beating of black, gay man

Anonymous Brings Down Pedophile Hub on the Darknet

Donald Trumps radio ad hits the GOP

Trans Woman Killed After Being Run Over Multiple Times (KC church parking lot-possible hate crime)

Scientists find evidence of prehistoric massacre of early farmers in Europe

Pharmacy Refusals 101

Ken Caldeira: Heating from CO2 is 100,000 times greater than the heat from burning the fuel

Obama Administration: No Known Violation of Fetal Tissue Laws

Obama Administration: No Known Violation of Fetal Tissue Laws

GOP Field Wants To Repeal The 14th Amendment to end the scourge of "anchor babies"

Those Times Sq. topless-but-painted ladies - a couple NYPD cops

Post-debate, Trump pulls clear of competition

Stevie Wonder!

STOCK MARKET WATCH--Adding Tuesday to Monday

Rugby Union afraid of Rugby League

Reforming the criminal justice system - Martin O'Malley's plan.

Central Asian glaciers shrinking fast: Study

The Rude Pundit - Mike Huckabee Loves Fetuses, Not Women

Religion, Religiosity, and the Attitudes Toward Homosexuality—A Multilevel Analysis of 79 Countries

Rauner again ties CPS bailout to property tax freeze, anti-union measures

Obama Administration Grants Permits For Shell To Drill Deeper In Arctic Ocean (8/17/15)

7/14 Through 6/15 - CALPERS & CSTRS Pension Funds Lost $5 Billion From Fossil Fuel Investments

Question for those who have read Harper Lee's "Go Set a Watchman" (spoilers)

Wisconsin: The Disappearance of Martha Laning

Rauner again ties CPS bailout to property tax freeze, anti-union measures

Dispatch From The Endocene #9

Rauner again ties CPS bailout to property tax freeze, anti-union measures

Already-Toasty Sahara Desert Warming At 2-4X Rate Of Rest Of Tropics - Already Up 1C 1979-2012

OK folks - this will be a TD before the day is out and probably TS Danny

Inside the global gun culture

Police tell AP: Man in yellow shirt is Bangkok bomber

Josh Groban sings Donald Trump's tweets and it's the best thing ever

I could never vote for ANY candidate whose supporters drive Volvos.

Crack down on 'bad apple' gun dealers

POLL: Meme of the Week – August 18th – Special Edition

Seattle Police Stop Speeder And End Up Delivering Baby

Northamptonshire police ban stop and search by officers who abuse powers

Lots of handwringing by Joe Scar on Morning Joe today...

Very interesting article about Bernie in the Jerusalem Post...

New CNN poll-->@ScottWalker Falls to 4th place

Richard Wolff: Déjà Vu: Germany Tightens Its Economic Power Over Europe

Clinton Campaign to Backers: 'No Bed Wetting'

Lovely heartwarming photo to start the day..

More Low IQ Hateful Clowns In Texas Becoming Scarier. Do They Have Their Own Iran Deal?

Goodbye Hunter. You were a good dog.

Cuban doctors fleeing Venezuela find themselves in limbo

Cuba’s Democratic Left

Matisyahu Banned - But 'Burn the Gays' Singer Allowed

Please don't completely dismiss the "crazy shit"..and "crazy lies" that apeal to a small minority..

Capitalism is a waste

The Commodity Currency Plunge Is Making the Oil Crash Even Worse

The U.S. electorate overwhelmingly doesn't like candidates with even a whiff

Sobering Real News segment on climate change

While the cats are away, the mice will play.......

[ActBlue] You're making a difference -- daily update for 8-17-15

Single-family houses fuel gains in US homebuilding in July

I must admit that Trump is highly entertaining but his nativism rankles me.

Trump supporter tells CNN: Immigration plan means more jobs for whites ‘and some of the blacks’

A thread from Reddit about Lenny Robinson (Maryland Batman): Onion warning

Rugby vs American 'football'

The Fox /GOP version of Christianity has already betrayed Jesus for 30 pieces of silver.....

ocean sunrise/sunset

Has Piyush (Bobby) Jindal said anything about Trump's deportation

To: DNC, Debbie Wasserman-Schultz: We will NOT support Hillary Clinton

Labor Secretary: Book open on unions at college campuses

Labor Secretary: Book open on unions at college campuses

Labor Secretary: Book open on unions at college campuses

Israel resumes work on controversial separation wall in Cremisan valley

Portland: TriMet Expands Service with Opening of Max Orange Line

Let's make this very clear regarding the media, Donald Trump and Senator Sanders:

Our Man in Havana: John Kerry Begins a New Era

The Totalitarian State Of North Korea

Latino group demands Hillary Clinton and DNC cut ties with private prison industry

Bangladesh blogger killings: police arrest three people

Norwegian fest boycotts Israeli film on kids with disabilities

Walker's health care plan: Repeal Obamacare, replace it with conservative alternative

14 police officers take down a one-legged homeless black man armed with crutches in San Francisco

Mexico missing students: Investigators denied access

One big question: Will stocks lose $10 trillion in 2015 or in 2016?

Mexico missing students: Investigators denied access

Tuesday Toon Roundup 1: The Modern

Tuesday Toon Roundup 2: The Modern Know Knothings

Let's make this very clear regarding the media, Donald Trump and Senator Sanders:

Tuesday Toon Roundup 3: The Rest

Fossilised remains of world’s oldest flower discovered in Spain

Keiser Report: Hot show in the ‘great state of Chicago’

Kasich Was for the Iraq War Before He Was Against It

Federal judges will redraw Virginia’s congressional map

Trump Is Dragging the GOP Where It Doesn’t Want to Go

Clinton Reluctantly Begins to Rely on Super PACs

Flashback PTSD of Coup-2000: JEB Crow Shrub parading Medal of Honor tool-supporters

Footage shows Black Lives Matter activists confronting Hillary Clinton

Machinists Union Members Outraged Over Hillary Clinton Endorsement, Say They Want Bernie Sanders

The Arctic is a unique treasure. Given what we know, it's not worth the risk of drilling. -H

Check him out.

CNN POLL: Jeb Bush, Favorable 34% Unfavorable 56%

Tourists flee Washington town as wildfire threatens homes

Islamic call on rich countries to end fossil fuel use

Tax and spin: Most families in WI, it turns out, would save on taxes by moving to MN

Marco Rubio Doubles Down, Promises Glenn Beck He Will Ban Abortion As President

George Zimmerman teams up with 'Muslim-free' gun store

She can only change some hearts--as she says...

538 Roundtable: "Is The Republican Establishment Losing Control Of The Party?"

The Truth Behind the Biden and Gore Bubbles

Illustration I converted into a Christmas card

Planned Parenthood Gains Some Traction in Fight Over Antiabortion Group’s Videos

Gun regulations that both parties can agree on.

Most unbelievable part of Clinton email story

When will Marvin Bush (Jeb and W's brother) run for president?

Charge transport in hybrid silicon solar cells

Donald Trump says illegal immigrants ‘have to go.’ Only 31 percent of Republicans agree

Bernie Sanders Proposes To Boost Worker-Ownership Of Companies

Poverty Republican style-

Study Proves Republicans Totally Wrong: Obamacare Doesn’t Kill Jobs

FBI Director James Comey Thrust Into the Spotlight Over Clinton's Personal E-Mail Server Controversy

@ScottWalker remarks on #HealthCare in Minnesota – LIVE at 11am ET online here

Challenge to classic theory of 'organic' solar cells could improve efficiency

First openly transgender official hired at White House

Most families in Wisconsin, it turns out, would save on taxes by moving to Minnesota

Solar cell efficiency could double with novel ‘green’ antenna

Bernie Sanders is running as much against the ‘corporate media’ as he is against Hillary Clinton

Did you about the outrage of some in the machinist union....

MARC replacing electric locomotive fleet with high-speed diesels

Why I do not Support Hillary Clinton

August Photo Contest accepting Submissions now.

How to serve a warrant: 1972 versus today, by Lt. Harry Thomas

Escaped Tiger Recaptured in Abandoned Packard Plant

John Oliver Exposes Prosperity Gospel Hypocrisy And Establishes His Own Tax Free Church

i run a low power hobby (micro / fcc part 15 license free) station - here is it's facebook page

Cornell West & Chris Hedges: How the Black Elite Betrayed the Civil Rights Tradition

One problem w/Donald Trump's Wall

According to Scott Walker--Hillary has the same plan as Bernie does for health care reform...

"The problem with Limbaugh is his humility!" . . . Please come CAPTION Donald Trump!!!

The Turf Battle Getting Sidestepped In The Clinton Email Story (HILLARY GROUP)

Colbert's first political guest will be...

This Marine gives props to the first women Rangers.

Michael Savage says eating the wrong stuff makes liberals mentally ill...

Islamic Climate Declaration calls for end to fossil fuels

CNN Poll: Trump Now First And Second Choice Of GOP Voters Nationwide

Beware Of Giving Birth In Religious/Catholic Hospital. Life Of The Mother Is Expendable

Hillary Clinton: Arctic Drilling 'Not Worth the Risk'

Sanders vs Hillary Donors, superpacs and votes comparisons

First openly transgender official hired at White House

Faulty Inspection Leads to Manslaugher Charge for Vermont Mechanic

First openly transgender official hired at White House

GOP Would Support Universal Health Care If Only Whites Got It.

Hillary Clinton: Arctic Drilling 'Not Worth The Risk' (HILLARY GROUP)

Just shoot me

After Tiff With Megyn Kelly, Trump Engages In War With Fox's Frank Luntz

Luckovich: Amazon

Meet the Whistleblower Who Exposed the Secret Room AT&T Used to Help the NSA Spy on the Internet

Which side are YOU on?

Feingold Holds Solid Lead in Wisconsin

How Washington warmongers could bring us from stalemate to catastrophe with Russia

Sanders 26 years ago sounds exactly like Sanders today

The Outlaw Patients

We already said no last time, Hillary... Move aside and let Bernie take over....

One of the best ideas I've heard....

Saving urban birds ... by embarrassing cats?

Donald Trump is a joke, right?

Why Trump is ahead in the polls

GOP candidates rethinking Constitution to end birthright citizenship

I think this old white guy finally gets it.

Is Bombing The Middle East The New GOP Deal?

Not a Racist, a Racialist (Extra Scene from ‘The Smartest Guy in the Sea’)

Anyone else having trouble d/ling Ubuntu packages today ?

Fox News’ Jesse Watters proposes sending undocumented immigrants on “a Trail of Tears” to build Trum

Edwards beating Van Hollen in INTERNAL Poll

Can Bernie Sanders Win the Love of a Party He Scorns?

Obstinence Only Education

A secret plan to keep Greece enslaved under the euro-dictatorship

Pic Of The Moment: GOP Candidates: End Birthright Citizenship

Black Senate Candidate Donna Edwards beating Opponent in recent poll.

Peyton and Eli - You don't sweat it you don't get it.

Saving urban birds ... by embarrassing cats?

Man charged in 1980 slaying of Pennsylvania mother, daughter

Veteran (Cayman) MLA calls homosexuals evil

Want a Hillary logo cookie cutter? Bumper stickers? (HILLARY GROUP)

Pro-Israeli US Christians scammed out of $300k

The Bern in Chicago

TMFS Sketch Comedy - Why Scott Walker Values Sports Stadiums Over Education Funding

Hillary Clinton Is Still Nearly Inevitable

The Republican plans...

August 18, 2011 the ladies WON!

Inside ‘Dismaland’: Banksy’s Sinister Disney-Trolling Theme Park Reportedly Opening This Weekend

Canada “Getting Clocked” by Something Far Bigger than Oil

Inmate’s Death Follows Reports of Abuse at a New York State Prison

Rent Seeking as a Major Driver of Wealth and Income Inequality

Fiorina Wants to be Judged on Her Track Record?

Wisconsin man creates beautiful 4-mile-long sunflower memorial to his wife

Nuclear experts fall in behind Obama

“There are like 10 things I would change in the Constitution with a magic wand.”

blm releases tape of Hillary meeting

Poverty is a Weapon of Mass Destruction

Penn. man was worked to death on 14-hour shift, court rules

No soap showering ?

Jesus fight!: Furious fundies flood Texas governor’s Facebook page over Virgin Mary ‘idolatry’

Lobster population shifting north as ocean temps warm

I have an apple in front of me...

Bernie has Fun with Bloomberg Interviewers in Iowa: Koch Brothers, Corruption and FBI Joke..

Much of Trump immigration plan not 'radical' in GOP circles

Scott Walker offers Obamacare alternative as he tries to regain footing in GOP race

Kansas abortion clinic linked to George Tiller evacuated after man brings in ‘active’ bomb

Tropical depression forms in the Atlantic

Hundreds of US rabbis voice support for Iran nuclear deal

Op-ed: We're Still Fighting to Marry in Kentucky

What is proper etiquette on the golfcourse when you walk by a house

Two Texas men facing hate crime charges over hours-long rape and torture of gay black man

This is why I LOVE Hillary

Archie Bunker LIVES!!!

GOP candidates quietly put torture back on the table

California Plans To Take Up To 300 Farms By Eminent Domain For Delta Tunnel Project

Hillary Finally Talks With BLM Protestors; Media Not Invited

TX GOP Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller Suggests Nuking Entire Muslim World

So some GOP'ers want to change the 14th Amendment yet the 2nd amendment is sacred?

KKK member plotted to harm Obama with X-ray ‘weapon of mass destruction': prosecutor

To Ben Carson, GOP: Stop Animas River Political Circus Now

Charleston schools ban Confederate flag displays

Non-profit atheist group files complaint against Texas judge who forced man to marry or face jail

I read Donald Trump's immigration plan, and it's even crueler than I expected

HOA attorney: Cary man’s Confederate-style flag battle not a ‘free speech’ issue (NC)

Why Did Chris Christie Say He Was Appointed U.S. Attorney The Day Before 9/11 When He Wasn’t?

Here is real news out of Iowa from @hillaryclinton: Unveils Plan to Help Students w/ Children

O'Malley may buck DNC, participate in non-sanctioned debates.

Macon business took down Confederate flag, and put THIS up

Choose wisely...

Mitch McConnell Acknowledges Difficulty In Blocking Iran Deal

BNY Mellon to pay $14.8 million to settle U.S. SEC bribery charges

Frozen South: 24 hour Sun

Black Women in the Rural South Are Still Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired

Amazing nurse brings vaccinations to traditional religious communities in US

Hey! Learned a new word today. Triggertrash!

Prosecutor: Dallas-Houston power struggle over cancer money led to official’s indictment

Atlantic columnist asks Trump supporters why they support Trump

J.R.R. Tolkein's "The story of Kullervo"

She is not pollinating.

North Carolina officer's manslaughter trial goes to jury

The New Mass Extinction: There’s A Pipeline Ready To Burst Under The Great Lakes

Adorable 5-year-old throws first pitch with 3D-printed hand

Democratic Senator Menendez announces opposition to Iran deal

Hillary Clinton uses her new "Snapchat" Account to take lighthearted jab at email controversy

GOP candidates quietly put torture back on the table

UPDATE: Rosie O'Donnell Says Her 17-Year-Old Daughter, Chelsea, FOUND.

O'Malley may buck DNC, participate in non-sanctioned debates.

Majority Ohio Edits Republican Planned Parenthood Attacks

Whose Line is is Anyways? Stephen Colbert

Dog rescued from Afghanistan ‘now a prisoner of a different war’

Historian: See past with an open mind

Official Police Story About Shooting Of 14-Year-Old Begins To Unravel

Trump’s GOP backing just keeps growing

California’s plan to absorb medically fragile children into managed care proves controversial

For Mexicans, Trump’s bid is getting scarier

Lovely Zimmerman in the news again.

Rosie O'Donnell Says Her 17-Year-Old Daughter, Chelsea, Is Missing

"Soft Paws" for kittehs. UPDATE

Republicans Still Won’t Shut The Hell Up About Benghazi

Democrat Menendez Announces Opposition to Iran Nuclear Deal

Joe Biden. ..

The 5 stages of Trump (for Democrats)

I did not choose to take up the pen, the brush, the camera. I chose this instrument. I chose the gun

Economic Collapse Will Limit Climate Change, Predicts Climate Scientist

Inside Scott Walker's Plan to 'Repeal and Replace' Obamacare

5 dead after planes collide

GOPer Goes Off On 'Idiot' NY Lawmaker Who Just Became A Dem

"Kick it off, Leon."

Get a backbone, Democrats!

Meet the feminists who want a man in the White House

The deal with Iran exceeds historical standards for arms control agreements, 75 experts say.

Basketball fans: Former Obama adviser Dan Pfeiffer compares Hillary to Scottie Pippen (HILLARY GRP)

Missouri legislators consider intern dress code

I am taking a hiatus watching the news.

In other news: Bernie Sanders is still not a racist.

Judge: New Mexico police officers to stand trial for murder

The World's Hardest Geography Quiz?

Janelle Monae's Police Brutality Speech Cut Off on 'Today' Show

Sun dried versus Oven Dried / Roasted Tomatoes

Texas again ordered to pay lawyers’ fees in redistricting case

GOP candidates in favor of ending birthright citizenship....

No, Hillary Clinton Isn’t Going Anywhere ("far more inevitable" than in '08) (HILLARY GROUP)

Former Penthouse Pet/Ex-Lover: Donald Trump 'AMAZING' In Bed

Kansas City woman's death is 17th reported transgender murder this year

Bernie Sanders' campaign has never been about Bernie Sanders, it's about ideas. It is those

Texas again ordered to pay lawyers’ fees in redistricting case

PPP: NC Hillary 55% Sanders 19% shes collapsing folks

The hottest American presidency since the 19th century: George W. Bush’s

OMG! Sanders' support among "real people" collapses!!!!!

Fox News Talking Heads Have Destroyed Intelligent Conversation

Since Seattle, many of Hillary's fans have been telling us ad nauseum

Anyone else watch the BLM/Hillary video and think

Hillary and BLM - excellent dialogue

Bic Lighters and People

Bernie Sanders is running as much against the ‘corporate media’ as he is against Hillary Clinton

'What would you ask the candidates?'

'What would you ask the candidates?'

I had just refreshed the

What's for Dinner, Tues., Aug. 18, 2015

A Culture Clash Over Guns Infiltrates the Backcountry

Canadian Conservatives

10 Years in Jail & 1,000 Lashes: In Conversation with Ensaf Haidar

The Human Freedom Index

Going solid-state could make batteries safer and longer-lasting


The 19th Amendment passed 95 years ago today.. Women could vote

Turning CO2 emissions into plastic with algae? It may not be as crazy as it sounds

AIPAC Chose A Peculiar Admiral For Its Memo Against The Iran Deal

That's about as funny as a ___________?

Tools for the Understanding and Education of the tenets of Democratic Socialism

Why I DO support O'Malley

New TV Show of Interest

Former ideological chief of paramilitary AUC released after finishing reduced sentence

Oklahoma should not execute Richard Glossip

Those of you that enjoy our nature photos, we had a poacher today!

Colombian soldiers arrested on torture charges

Those of you that enjoy our nature photos, we had a poacher today!

Colombia’s business leaders agree with FARC on constituent assembly to seal peace deal

FDA (FINALLY) warns makers of medical scopes in wake of deadly ‘superbug’ outbreaks:

Those of you that enjoy our nature photos, we had a poacher today!

SMW Template

A sticker for us Bernie and Breaking Bad fans

Steve Clemons put this up on Facebook,

How Obama Outsmarted Republicans And Virtually Guaranteed Victory On The Iran Deal

Methane Is Leaking From Natural Gas Processing Plants At Much Higher Rates Than Reported

Fox News keeps telling women to bribe their husbands with sandwiches to avoid divorce

Former owner of Bolivia’s bankrupt Aerosur convicted in absentia of illicit enrichment

Clinton Endorses a Proposal to Help Ex-Cons Find Work

Guatemala's ex-despot Rios Montt has dementia: Doctors

Guatemala's ex-despot Rios Montt has dementia: Doctors

FDA Dysfunction Leads To Food Related Death and Destruction

Why Bernie Sanders Should Add a Job Guarantee to His Policy Agenda--Wonderful Read...Seriously!

Spanish Reggae festival boots Jewish performer

The murder of Mexican photographer Espinosa has touched a nerve

from Wayne Powell:

Minimum-Wage Waivers for Union Members Stir Standoff

Missouri Supreme Court strikes down red light cameras in St. Louis

Largest Chinese, Russian Joint Pacific Naval Exercise Kicks Off This Week

This Peruvian girl’s Michael Jackson cover will make you want to learn the dying language of Quechua

Nobody is forcing you to vote for Hillary Clinton.

Marco Rubio: Donald Trump's Immigration Plan is Unworkable

Bernie Sanders Has Heard About That Hashtag

Joe Biden Racks Up Two Endorsements

Hi everybody! Long time since I've been to DU

Blunt take on Confederate statues

Tropical Storm Danny Forms in Atlantic, Expected to Become Hurricane

O'Malley: Party Bosses Limiting Debate.(WeeklyStandard)

California Lawmakers Urge Other States To Remove Southern Symbol In Assembly Resolution

Hillary Clinton is taking the brunt of heat from the Right wing operatives

Scott Walker's "Obamacare" alternative; it raises costs for low and middle class Americans

I really need to know what Hillary Clinton is going to do concerning

A Vision for the Future: The "Jobs Guarantee" & Why Bernie Should Add it to His Policy Agenda

Dee Barnes and Michel'le Speak Out About Dr. Dre's Abusive Past, Exclusion From Straight Outta Compt

NAACP Releases Statement On Rebel Imagery at Effingham County High School (GA)

First Follower and Leadership

Clinton Endorsed by 2 Ex-South Carolina Governors

Machinists Union Members Outraged Over Hillary Clinton Endorsement, Say They Want Bernie Sanders

question about texting versus phone calls

After some time and research plus several threads today,

Faux News Hostess To Feminists: ‘Make A Sandwich’ and Your Husbands Won’t Leave You

Former Subway spokesman Jared Fogle to plead guilty to child pornography charges

Jared Fogle, former Subway spokesman, expected to plead guilty to child porn charges: report

Chris Christie Is A Jerk — And The Public Despises Him

Hillary was in NV today for a Town Hall Q & A --A few pics for your enjoyment.

Insecticides Similar to Nicotine Found in about Half of Sampled Streams across the United States

Bernie calls for ending exploitation of the prison labor

Eli Manning wants more money than Aaron Rodgers? (Don’t we all ...)

Substantial Glacier Ice Loss in Central Asia’s Largest Mountain Range

Turn on the Rev "HRC stands her ground against a reporter from "Fox News".

On warmer Earth, most of Arctic may remove, not add, methane (ISME Journal)

Toon: Two Billionaires...

Jeb Bush: NSA Needs Broader Powers To Combat 'Evildoers'

State threatened with contempt unless it allows abortion clinic to open (Texas)

State threatened with contempt unless it allows abortion clinic to open (Texas)

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 19 August 2015


Up to 30 percent less precipitation in the Central Andes in future

First video of NASA's visit to Pluto

Examining the Fate of Fukushima Contaminants

Study: Two major U.S. aquifers contaminated by natural uranium (mobilized by human actions)

Securities board cites Paxton to illustrate investment firm's deceit

6 in 10 Republicans don't think Donald Trump can win the White House

I laughed and laughed at yesterday's Pic of the Day. Then I listened to the whole clip & was livid.

If you are born here, you're a citizen.

Something I need to think about each day...

Curious.....was it this divisive between the Obama and Hillary supporters last time?

Who’s REALLY Panicking Over Hillary’s Campaign? ( hint: the media) HRC GROUP POST

An honest question in regards to union endorsements

Luckovich - His First Trumpism

These Are the U.S. Trans Women Killed in 2015

Not again! Clinton pulls plug on testy presser over server questions

Methanol at MIT: Industry Influence Charged in Project Cancellation

Are they calling Trump, Batman?

Anyone with a Mac -- If you have guest account enabled, disable it until Apple sends an update to OS

Bernie Sanders bulks up his digital operation


In Ferguson, Resistance Is Messy — And More Important Than Ever

Hackers Claim To Have Dumped Ashley Madison User Data Online

Sustaining the Wind, Part 2: Indium and Beyond...

The White House Just Hired Its First Ever Out Transgender Official

Does Chris Hayes lead with Donald Trump again today?

Desperate Housewives binge complete-- great series. Starting Boston Legal.. lovelovelove.

Report: Some charters ask for ‘improper or illegal’ info on applications

As Houston Equal Rights Ordinance Heads to November Ballot, Opponents Compare LGBT Texans to Nazis

First suspension: Gitmo...this last one: An unknown black site

WI Legislature To Consider Adding Photo ID As Part Of FoodShare Program

do Unions and Wal-Mart coexist happily?

My cat, Jacob, is gone. Suddenly, no warning.

Hackers Finally Post Stolen Ashley Madison Data

Must see video of Robert Reich explaining the damage Prop 13 has done to our state.

Probe Of Clinton's Server Could Find More Than Just Emails

Bernie Sanders: Donald Trump Is a National Embarrassment