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Archives: August 26, 2015

Trump...just disgusting.

I think Trump is paying the cable channels

Trump's brand is made in China and he is calling out Ford

Um, wtf Stephen? I just learned that Yeb will be among the first guests on Colbert's new debut.

CAR MAGNETS - New item in the Bernie Store!

One thing I like about Presidential campaigns, the fringe candidates.

Judge orders temporary halt to Mississippi executions

Vilsack: Why I'm supporting Hillary Clinton

Meet The Members Of Donald Trump’s White Supremacist Fan Club

Have you all thought about what would be at stake

Persuasion, Boundaries, and Respect in Mixed-Belief Relationships

This is how a Super Star Destroyer and Manhattan compare in size.

WTF now a fire is named the Democrat fire in california

Activists Pursue Private Abortion Details Using Public Records Laws

Activists Pursue Private Abortion Details Using Public Records Laws

Activists Pursue Private Abortion Details Using Public Records Laws

Indian Religious Group Asks for the Right to Fast to Death

The Hill: Why Biden Shouldn’t Run, and Won’t

NYT: Sanders Gets Stamp of Approval From Cornel West

A New Study on Mass Shootings Has Some Stunning Results

On This Day: Paris Liberated from German Occupation

ISIS is creating an army of child soldiers and brainwashing them to commit acts of terror

Amnesty in Ferguson - this is great news

9/11 Survivor Captured in Iconic Photo Dies of Cancer

"Happy Meals"?

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! All You Need is Trump! & a new Kittehs gif

Only 3 ZIP codes in America without any Ashley Madison accounts

Jeb Bush: PP "not actually doing women's health issues...involved in something way different.."

Lesson for opposing camps: Two bannings today, one pro-Sanders, one pro-HRC. Same person.

I have to give props to Ben Carson for this widely shared article

Univision viewer are going off on Donald Trump after kicking out Jorge Ramos from press conference

Tom Vilsack endorses Hillary Clinton

Colombia will face 10 years of economic slowdown, analysts predict

It seems that South Carolina, ...

Why Biden Would Be a TERRIBLE President (says this article)

11 Women Kicked Off Napa Valley Wine Train For #LaughingWhileBlack

Peace talks set to be formalized with Colombia’s ELN rebels

Iconic Houston surgeon, Dr. James "Red" Duke, passes away

Former Colombian mayor and 3 candidates arrested in voter fraud schemes

Computer Voting and Stealing Democracy (TRNN)

Fraternity Signs Promote Rape Culture, Elicit Outrage (trigger warnings!)

Fraternity Signs Promote Rape Culture, Elicit Outrage (trigger warnings!)

Fraternity Signs Promote Rape Culture, Elicit Outrage (trigger warnings!)

Only for those who have read the 4 essays in Ideas and Opinions about science and religion

Wine train issues apology to black women booted from train

Former Guatemala dictator granted 'special trial,' won't testify

Former Guatemala dictator granted 'special trial,' won't testify

I signed up for Ashley Madison

Odds to win the World Series (before any are eliminated)

Bushfires, heatwaves and early deaths: the climate is changing before our eyes

The "Job Creators" who are they really??

Maryland sets first U.S. state profiling guidelines for police

GKids to Release Ghibli's Only Yesterday in theaters in N. America

Trump shows how presidential he is. Ain't he just the greatest? Sunshine and Skittles!

53 Christian leaders urge Congress to back Iran diplomatic agreement

Why Vice President Biden should run...

Spot the Space Station

Everything is on fire and no one cares

Everything is on fire and no one cares

Trump is a LIAR

Dallas Police To Install Surveillance Cameras On Cedar Springs Strip (& other LGBT patronized areas)

Argentina: Governor election losers put ballot boxes to the flame

Turkey ready for anti-IS strikes: Pentagon

TYT:American Heroes Stop Terrorist Train Attack In Europe

Confederate heir dislikes new DMV license plate (VA)

US Financing Terror in Venezuela

FDR was clearly out of touch with common people and should not have been elected

VIDEO: Black Man Pulled Over by White Cop for 'Making Direct Eye Contact'

Left whispers to Warren: It’s not too late to run

Fair sells it all, from Confederate flags to gravestones (NY)

It Cracks Me Up That This Guy Comes Over To Trump From Perry's Campaign As A Co-Chair And....

City of Prairie View votes to rename street after Sandra Bland--temporarily

Could banning flag land council on TV? (OH)

Black pitmasters left out of US barbecue boom

Vote early, vote often!

Hidden Confederate memorials up for debate at local church

Vote early, vote often!

Vote early, vote often!

“Standing in the way of progress”: Obama calls out Koch brothers over anti-solar hypocrisy (BOG)

David Duke Endorses Trump: 'He Understands the Real Sentiment of America'

I think Rs have conceded the presidency in 2016. They're using Trump to shore up their stranglehold

BEST campaign ad in history, and it's from CANADA! (this is funny not controversial)

Trumps Thugs Eject a Reporter for asking a Question!

Feeling the Bern With the Youth Vote By Nathan Heller NEW YORKER MAGAZINE

Smoke and Mirrors of Corporate Buybacks Behind the Market Crash

What the Trump poll numbers aren't telling us

State Department confirms Hillary Clinton email violated no laws or policies

Whitley has Heard from Anne

Happy 24th birthday, Linux kernel

I had a BLT for dinner with....

GOP strategist talks to Trump supporters and comes away believing he could win the nomination

How companies make millions off lead-poisoned, poor blacks


4 State Parties Sign Fund-Raising Pacts With Clinton Campaign

Rick Perry presidential run on death watch

Bernie Sanders’s Success in Attracting Small Donors Tests Importance of ‘Super PACs’

OMG! This commercial. About struggling to afford food!

NY Times Editorial: Jeb Bush Visita La Frontera

Clinton sinking in poll; Sanders on the rise

NY Times Editorial: Jeb Bush Visita La Frontera

Clinton endorsed by Tom Vilsack

Rather than not talking about Trump we should be. Looking at him from every angle and

We shouldn't be surprised that Trump is connecting with GOP voters

L.A. Deputies Fatally Shoot Unarmed, Mentally-Ill Man

Republican Clown Car

Bernie Sanders agenda... Wow

Americans’ Economic Outlook Plunges: Rosy scenario gets tangled up in reality

Breakthrough in world's oldest undeciphered writing

As we watch the careening clown car,

New poll in GD P: "The **NEW** DU Primary 2016 Poll"

Long and contentious history stands in the way of normalization

Joe Biden and Anita Hill at the Senate Judiciary Committee (VIDEO)

BREAKING NEWS: Trump Hates the First Amendment

2008: Conservatives Blast Biden for Role in Bork and Thomas Hearings

The GOP appointed CBO director just admitted tax cuts don't pay for themselves

Trump's phone calls

The Rise of the Permanent Prisoners of War

This man asks us not to give in to 'political correctness'. Can you guess who?

Wave of demolitions in Area C continues: Civil Administration Destroys Homes of 3 families

How our leaders spend money is NOT irrelevant in the least. It speaks to their values and more.

State Parties Sign Fund-Raising Pacts for that other candidate?

Pentagon Manual Calls Some Reporters Spies

Judge: Paxton Must Show Up For Arraignment

Ken Paxton Asks Judge to Cancel Contempt Hearing on Gay Marriage

For our information,

New relationship is a greater challenge to Obama than to Havana

For those following the Canadian election here is an example of how Harper is getting his marching

The beginning of the End-

More Paxton: Role in Hunt family probate case called "ill-defined" and "unorthodox"

Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault

Austin drunk tank proposal chugs along

80,000 Sign Petition, But Benjamin Netanyahu Will Not Be Arrested During UK Visit

U.K. Petition to Arrest Netanyahu for 'War Crimes' Reaches Nearly 80,000 Signatures

Illegal deforestation detected in butterfly reserve in Mexico: WWF

Illegal deforestation detected in butterfly reserve in Mexico: WWF

New Yorker: The Fearful and the Frustrated- Donald Trump’s nationalist coalition takes shape—for now

Former KKK Grand Wizard David Duke supports Donald Trump

FREE TO ANY WILLING HOME (hilarious craigslist posting)

Uber Is Laying The Groundwork For Perpetual Rides In San Francisco

The words that escape a friend's mouth are ...

Elizabeth Warren allies demand answers from Clinton on Wall Street ties

Can we NOT do this Primary Sniping BS?

Lindsey Graham: If Trump Is Nominee, 'That's The End Of The Republican Party'

Detroit Free Press Poll: Clinton faces battle to win Michigan

Give and take...

Reuters Poll: Trump's Lead Grows as Support for Bush Slides

Whose base is more energized?

Poll: Clinton trouncing Trump, edging rest of GOP in Virginia

"And now you just throw it back, apparently".

Well known Univision Anchor Kicked Out of Donald Trump Event

RNC Chairman: Trump “A Positive For Our Party”

At Donald Trump event, Jorge Ramos of Univision is snubbed, ejected and debated.

Donald Trump Kicks Jorge Ramos Out Of Press Conference "Go back to Univision."

Infamous Katrina figure visible in Jeb Bush campaign video

Trump Song

Skip the Scantron: Americans Are Fed Up With Standardized Testing

Daily Holidays - August 26

Archaeologists find cave where prehistoric humans once sacrificed giant lions

Archaeologists unearth ancient 17th-16th centuries BC Greek palace near Sparta

Ashley Madison Users in US Sue Cheating Website Over Breach

Ashley Madison faked female profiles to lure men in, hacked data suggest

The business of generating fake enthusiasm, from flash mobs to the campaign trail

Trump Symbolically 'Deports' Jorge Ramos. Anybody Want To Bet On How Much of a BOOST that will give

One of these is Jupiter's moon — the rest are frying pans...So, which one?

Florida sheriff claims there is ‘Absolutely no evidence’ man in mug shot was beaten

Poland drought: Jewish tombstones and fighter jets uncovered as rivers run dry

Morning Joe defending Trump kicking Jorge Ramos out of press conference

Joe Scum and Mika are defending Trump v Ramos

An arugula-growing farmer feeds a culinary revolution in Cuba

Fallowses talk creating successful cities, bettering America

Bernie Sanders' "fearful?" Not bloody likely. Shame on TIME (Yes, it still exists.)

Jeremy Corbyn would consider women-only rail carriages

John McAfee: Ashley Madison database stolen by lone female who worked for Avid Life Media

Charles Koch blasts Barack Obama

British swearing 'still the best in the world'

Religious question about Donald Trump

This poll on Hillary Clinton dropping out of the 2016 race is ridiculous

Valerie Jarrett Gives Joe Biden For President 2016 The Go Ahead!

Venezuela Socialist Alliance Sees Support Fall Below One in Five


Venezuela closes key crossing with Colombia after three soldiers shot

Brazil builds climate tower in pristine Amazon jungle

YES! "Bernie Sanders’s Success in Attracting Small Donors Tests Importance of ‘Super PACs’"

Brazil builds climate tower in pristine Amazon jungle

Ancient Toothy Lizard Is The First Of Its Kind From South America

Ancient Toothy Lizard Is The First Of Its Kind From South America

Harvesting Profits: The Roots of Our Food Crisis

Ashley Madison execs hacked competitors, wrote screenplay

This is why linking to right wing resources to slam Hillary is so ridiculous!

Oshkosh Defense wins major Pentagon contract to build Humvee replacement

So now Ambassador Caroline Kennedy is coming under scrutiny for use of private e-mails

Flash Mob "One More Day" (Les Mis) - West Des Moines Schools - Welcome Back

First State Legalizes Taser Drones for Cops

Fisk-Vanderbilt program to grow diversity in STEM PhDs

Editorial WI State Journal: Scott Walker should drop the doublespeak on Islam

Russia ordered to pay compensation for seizure of Greenpeace ship, activists, including Australian

Question submitted by Blue_Tires

NATO troops killed in Afghanistan's Helmand, Taliban grab district

Gunmen Kill 2 Policemen in Egypt's Restive Northern Sinai

Hezbollah throws weight behind protests, deepening crisis

nice wall

ADDICTED: CNN Postpones Katrina Special For Trum, Egg, Sausage & Trump

Stephen Hawking defying time and space at 70

David Cole: Torture is not a public relations problem

Explosive accusations against Turkey are exposing a major problem for Obama

Memory refresher from 2014: Behind the right-wing revolt in Venezuela

Luntz Thinks It’s Possible Trump Could Win Nomination

Editorial: Obama may lose gamble on Egypt's el-Sissi

Just WHO is Illegal Mr. Trump?

Rick Perry presidential run on death watch A South Dakota group aims to take back the gov. from special interests

Petition to ban kids with Uzis offers different picture of US gun owners

Toomey Way Ahead in Pennsylvania --- Strickland Leads Portman in Ohio

Council on Hemispheric Affairs’ Statement on the Protest Movement in Ecuador

House GOP Leaders Desperate to Avoid a Shutdown

“We know his goal is to make America great again,” a woman said. “It’s on his hat."

About that ‘socialist’ label for Bernie Sanders

Sanders in North Country Calls on News Media to Cover ‘Real Problems Facing America’

'Tax cuts do not pay for themselves,' says Republican appointed CBO director

"Call me when you get this message." DAE know people who leave voicemails that begin with this?

Obama calls Japanese leader to express regret for WikiLeaks spying scandal

Wall Street Journal Warns Republicans Are Greatest Threat To America’s Economy

We Still Don’t Know How Many People Died Because Of Katrina

Truth Hurts: The Science Behind Why People Don't Care About The Death Of Our Planet And Democracy

Salon: "Sanders the populist, Trump the fascist: The truth about comparing two unlikely presidential

Jeb Bush’s Campaign Is Collapsing As Voters Say No More Bushes In The White House

Media asks us to: Please be outraged by Hillary's e-mails

Gunman Murders Two Virginia Reporters in Attack Broadcast on Live TV

Walter Munk, the ‘Einstein of the Oceans’

James 'Red' Duke, iconic surgeon who started Life Flight, dies at 86

Wednesday Toon Roundup 1- Jerk Party

Wednesday Toon Roundup 2-Crazy Uncle Joe

Alice Walker Pens Beautiful Tribute Poem for Julian Bond

Wednesday Toon Roundup 3- Stock Fright

Well got my request for money from Bo and Sunny Obama.....

Bernie Sanders’s Success in Attracting Small Donors Tests Importance of ‘Super PACs’

Great read on 538 this morning: "Donald Trump Is Running A Perpetual Attention Machine'

Wednesday Toon Roundup 4- The Rest

'Spam King' (Sanford Wallace) pleads guilty for 27m Facebook messages


51 Christian Faith Leaders Smack Down Republicans By Supporting Obama on Iran

Gunmen in Afghan uniforms kill 2 international troops

Markets crash in China.....and.....

How Eric Holder's Corporate Law Firm Is Turning Into a 'Shadow Justice Department'

Why Joe Biden could skip N.H. (and Iowa and promise one term) if he runs for president

The empire strikes back: The media-political elite’s campaign to destroy Bernie and restore order

The Manufacturing Of Neo-liberal Energy Reform In Mexico By Hillary Clinon's State Department

Ford plans to build Ranger at Michigan Assembly

Scientist Discovers New Crayfish Species, Names It After Edward Snowden

ISIS Brutalizes Boys to Create an Army of Child Soldiers, Victims Say

Ted Cruz Makes A Fool Out Of Himself During Interview with Fox News’ Megyn Kelly

Guantanamo Bay Begins Construction On Senior Care Wing

IndyCar driver Wilson saves 6 lives by donating organs

Stability emerges in predictive markets. Clinton-->Biden-->Sanders

Kansas: Chanute residents protest removal of picture of Jesus from school

Study of Holocaust survivors finds trauma passed on to children's genes

2 Virginia TV station workers fatally shot on air

Homeland Security goes after prostitutes? (

Chanute residents protest removal of picture of Jesus from school

Political nerd's wet dream - Barry Ritholtz interviews Nate Silver

Sarah Silverman mourns loss of mother with emotional tribute (link fixed)

Donald Trump Is Going to Lose Because He Is Crazy - By Jonathan Chait

Why Did This Senator's Name Show Up In A Little Black 'Ledger Of Prostitution'?

Ted Cruz Rails Against “Atheist Taliban” Religious Liberty Assault

There will be boots on the ground. Thirty billion bucks just for new trucks.

Fisk-Vanderbilt program to grow diversity in STEM Ph.D.s

Reporter and Photographer Murdered While Doiing a Live Report.

Despite email flap, Clinton up in Iowa in Suffolk-34 points OVER Sanders-

Arrest made in toddler killed in shooting in north St. Louis County

Indian prime minister Narendra Modi appeals for calm after violent caste protests

The Passing of a Great Myth-Cons Start to Eat Their Own (or admit the truth)

Right wing singer tries to sound politically informed, fails miserably, is roasted online for it.

Despite email flap, Clinton up in Iowa in Suffolk-34 points OVER Sanders-

Complete Summary of RW Arguments Against Hillary

Venezuela’s Food Shortages Trigger Long Lines, Hunger and Looting

Just a reminder on how to report group violations

Authorities: Teacher talks down teen with a gun after he took classroom hostage

Do you support or oppose this aspect of Donald Trump's Immigration Plan?

Abbott + Paxton = Top GOP Hypocrisy.

A Nobel winner explains the big reason why the Fed should keep rates low

Has Walker pushed Kohl's under the bus like he did to fellow Republicans in WI??

Out-trumping Trump

Time once again for the Wednesday Get Down!

I have often stated....

Nation Needs Cheaper Way to Find Worst People recounted by Andy Borowitz

So question: If Hillary and Caroline Kennedy distrust the government, shouldn't citizens, also?

Progressives demand answers from Clinton on Golden parachute payouts

Curt Schilling suspended by ESPN after controversial tweet

Buzzfeed revived this. But this lady is my soulmate.

Wine Train CEO Apologizes: ‘We Were 100 Percent Wrong’ [VIDEO]

Trump makes America great again by slaying giant ‘libtard’ dragon in bizarre Colorado billboard

Today is National Nose Day!

They're Saying A Disgruntled Former Employee Shot The Reporter & Cameraman - But -.....

Heck of a job, Jeb: Bush features official behind botched Katrina response in ‘hurricane’ ad

Nation Needs Cheaper Way to Find Worst People - BY ANDY BOROWITZ

Let's Talk About The Issues - Do you support universal health care? Does your candidate?

Think the Trump show is compelling drama? Wait for the Republicans' brokered convention.

"Casino Capitalism": Economist Michael Hudson on What’s Behind the Stock Market’s Rollercoaster Ride

LePage tells Howie Carr he may challenge Angus King in 2018

Atheist and progressive items

"RNC Rep: 'If Gays Are Born That Way, Why Do They 'Recruit' Kindergartners?'"

Day 15 - basket '0 pups

The Incredible Shrinking Democratic Party.

Oh god that sicko murderer posted a POV video to his twitter:


HFRN has left the building. Thanks Earlg! HILLARY CLINTON ROOM

Sources: WDBJ shooting suspect is former reporter Bryce Williams

U.K. Surveillance ‘Worse Than Orwell,’ Says U.N. Privacy Chief

I'm not watching the videos

LTTE: Health concerns best handled by medical community, not Bible

The fucker videotaped the shooting and posted it on his FB page

Americans’ Economic Outlook Plunges: Rosy scenario gets tangled up in reality

Vox: Joe Biden's controversial criminal justice record, explained

Dumb Jackhole Sen. Tom Cotton Still Thinks He’s President Of Obama

45 Photos That Will Make You Smile..Huff Post..Twin Babies, beautiful smiles !!!!

Coal Dethroned: In Appalachia, the Coal Industry Is Collapsing, But the Mountains Aren't Coming Back

Have you all heard about Dallas County, Texas today? Our new DA has been missing since the beginning

Via Reuters Twitter: news crew shooter has shot himself

Why are Cheney or any of the same idiots still on TV like they have credibility on Iraq & now Iran?

Tax evader sentenced to federal prison, ordered to pay $439,515 in restitution

Saudi Arabia 'holds suspect in Khobar Towers bombing'

Virginia Shooter sued Tallahassee station for discrimination

today is women's equalilty day (and not a whole lot to celebrate)

Donald Trumps biggest supporter: David Duke

Pic Of The Moment: After A Long Summer Break Congress Will Be Back In Session Soon...

Economic reality, GOP ideology like two ships passing in the night

Does anyone know how many big ticket fund raisers Hillary has held?

There Aren’t Enough Firefighters to Stop America’s West From Burning

NAACP remains committed to removal of vestiges of Confederacy (GA)


Why Do Media Ignore Positive Numbers for Clinton? (HILLARY GROUP)

Professor Richard Wolff with Thom Hartmann on the real state of the global economy

Trump does racist Asian accent at rally in Iowa...

Bay District School Board Upholds Confederate Flag Policy (FL)

And still the right wingers in Congress refuse to act

Whistleblowers Band Together To Sue FBI, NSA And DOJ For Malicious Prosecution, Civil Liberties Viol

Norfolk Confederate monument protest (VA)

msnbc saying now that the murderer has a pulse--saying

SYRIZA's split sends waves of turbulence to the European Left

Hillary's ties to Wall Street are no joke. It's a promise, writ large, and it is NOT in your favor.

Symbolism and future of Confederate battle flag discussed at forum (GA)

Dad, why did God make people?

Non-stop coverage on VA shooting. Really?

Virginia murderer killed himself- radio report

Martin O'Malley spoke at Windham house party.

Groups Ask Clinton to Fight Wall Street Golden Parachutes: Hill

Low vitamin-D genes linked to MS

YAY! A NEW "gate"...FLABBERGASTGate! Charles Koch is "FLABBERGASTED" over Obama! SHOCKING!

Driver who flew a Confederate flag and ran over African American boy is assaulted (MN)

Venezuela marking Colombian homes with a "D" for demolition

[ActBlue] You're making a difference -- daily update for 8-25-15

Malia Obama (6 feet tall!) Follows Her Mother into the Fashion Spotlight (BOG)

The Neoliberal Arts How College sold its soul to the market (Harper's)

Israel’s Least Bad Options the Day After the Iran Deal

8 years...

S.F. mayor: Homeless ‘have to leave the street’ for Super Bowl

Ferguson’s GOP mayor to Trump: You’re wrong — there are no ‘roving bands of illegal immigrants’ here

Civil rights activist Amelia Boynton Robinson, icon of 'Bloody Sunday' march, dies at 104

The 15 Least Intelligent Presidents

I've got a number of friends who are "anchor babies" and they're all exemplary citizens

Suspect in Virginia TV camera crew slayings has Bay Area ties

Lawmaker's Confederate flag Facebook post sparks debate (ID)

Gun Violence In America Is Out Of Control; Is The 2nd Amendment Outdated?

Chapter 37 of Michael Hastings book "The Operators" introduced me to General William B. Caldwell IV

Confederate flag debate continues (FL)

5 Reasons Utilities Are Hating on Their Solar-Producing Customers

Police: Gunman in deadly TV shooting shoots himself

Colorado theater shooter gets life sentence

TYT: Pollster: “Nothing Disqualifies Trump"

NYC rooftops could host 11 GW of high-yield solar projects

HARPER'S: How $1.8 bil in aid to Ukraine was funneled to the outposts of the int'l finance galaxy

There Aren’t Enough Firefighters to Stop America’s West From Burning

Bulldog Magoo tweets:

A Boy Who Asked Obama About Stem Cell Research In 2007 Writes To Say It Saved His Life

I don't care what anyone thinks about their right to own guns

Hillary Clinton returns to Iowa to talk rural policy

Bubba the cat goes to school!

My son is a hero!

Porn star stripper details 'terrifying' rough sex she had with disgraced Josh Duggar TWICE while his

Got smoke?

TYT: Cop: "Buy these, or I take your car."

A right wing attack I got on Facebook when I said "Trump is personification of an evil republican"

Anti-Evolution and Anti-Climate Science Legislation Scorecard: 2015

Jerry Falwell's "law school" has this ditz as their dean...

Bernie Sanders: Born To Run

On warmer Earth, most of Arctic may remove, not add, methane

Charlotte's Streetcar Ridership Tops Projection

Reason #9 to Adopt a Dog...

Trump supporter Racism on Full Display

Donald Trump Was Also A Dirtbag To Native Americans... It turns out they got the last laugh.

Wonder if Jordan Spieth will vote for the Hair cause when he was 15 he was so enthused with him......

Democratic Party acting in such an un-democratic way.'video

Kentucky clerk thinks he's a "minister..."

History: The 14 Points of Fascism have been posted in Du GD more than

Benie would like to solve the problem...

Why The Democrats Need Vice President Joe Biden/Elizabeth Warren

Appropriate again today: hymn for the departed

Have your own T-shirt made up at #feelthebern

TYT: Trump Won’t Admit Latinos HATE Him

Rasmussen Reports: Sanders Gains Big As Clinton Falls

Democracy is surging! Becuse we are the power of the wave....

Civil Rights Activist Amelia Boynton Robinson Dies at 104

Think corporations can't afford a minimum of $15 an hour?

Lindsey Graham Struggling To Stay Awake While Driving Empty Campaign Bus Overnight To Next Event

Civil Rights Activist Amelia Boynton Robinson Dies at 104

When the media won't cover him you know we have a real gem...

TYT: Ex-Baltimore Cop Joe Crystal: Police Today Are Like Gangs - Int. w/ Cenk Uygur (edited)

Pentagon Outsourcing Spy Missions to Drone Maker

Poll Watch: Rasmussen (R) 2016 Democratic Nomination Survey

I saw a woman shoplifting a dozen eggs from the supermarket.

The World’s Greatest Troll

The U.S. Is Short on Options to Confront Next Crisis

My current EDM jam: Delerium (ft. Jael) - After All [Official Music Video]

Biden’s Very Personal Decision

AP: Virginia shooting suspect has died at hospital

I have decided to revive the DU NFL weekly game prediction pool

How Much Faith to Be an Atheist? (A Response to Geisler and Turek)

Donald Trump leading the GOP presidential field nationally with a stunning 40%

Donald Trump Mocks Asians With Broken-English Accent During Campaign Rally In Iowa

Joe Biden-Elizabeth Warren Ticket Could Transform The 2016 Election

Trump Must Rule Out Third Party Bid by September 30

Stop everything, Seattle: Amazon will bring liquor to you in an hour and my nook.........

Ronda Rousey Endorses Trump

Chris Christie Bucks Party, Opposes Using ‘Religious Liberty’ To Justify Anti-LGBT Discrimination

TRUMP obviously has gotten into Boehner's stash of self-tanner.

Outside the U.S., ‘the hawks are satisfied’ - By Steve Benen

Donald Trump’s Guide to the World

After sabotage letter, Cotton wants US to ‘speak with one voice’ - By Steve Benen

What If The "Crash" Is as Rigged as Everything Else? Charles Hugh Smith, Of Two Minds

Wal-Mart Says to Stop Selling AR-15, Other Rifles

Why America Needs a Slavery Museum

Wal-Mart Says to Stop Selling AR-15, Other Rifles

Trump Imitates Asians During Iowa Campaign Stop: 'We Want Deal'

Republicans Just Endorsed A Jim Crow Law For Gays

Why Fox News' Defense Of Megyn Kelly Is Going To Backfire

Elise Andrew F*cking Loves Science

Republicans Reeling: White House Candidates And Congressmen Took Cash From White Supremacists

Pix from the park on National Dog Day. Lots of pix.

Mormon church sticking with Boy Scouts

Bobby Jindal: No, I'm Not An 'Anchor Baby'

No one is entitled to be President. You earn it!!

The many feuds of Donald Trump

Trump v Sanders

Potential for Democratic filibuster on Iran deal angers Key Republican

Someone just said "Thank you Mister President!" Everywhere he goes, he is loved!

Alabama takes voter suppression even further

Ted Cruz is the true GOP dark horse: How he’s winning over the fanatical right at exactly the right

The archaic nature of baseload power–or why electricity will become like long-distance

Dear Wayne...

Who would you suggest as Bernie Sanders Science Advisor?

Beautiful kitteh put down because lily pollen was left on her fur after bee sting.

Vester Lee Flanagan: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

‘Targeted punishments’ against countries could tackle climate change

Who would you suggest as Science Advisor for the next president?

Tom the Dancing Bug Toon: God Man and God Girl!

Alabama Cheerleading Coach Dismissed After Reporting Racist T-Shirt Worn By Fellow Coach

Ann Murray, "We Sure Could Use A Little Good News Today"

Krugman on Trump: Conservatism is not about free markets; it's about power.

Been off the tubes all day. Hop on DU and see gun threads and automatically say oh shit...

Jeb Gets Desperate, Asks Big Brother Bush To Save Campaign

O hai

Big Money, Citizens United and the Campaign Propaganda Industry -- leaches on our democracy.

Can the racial dimension of the shooting be discussed in a reasonable manner?

It is way too early to predict the Iowa caucuses..

Hillary's poll numbers have not dropped at all

on this, I think every single one of us stands with Hillary

St. Mary's Academy in Portland rescinds job offer after learning candidate is gay

The Dumb Ass Vote

Hillary on CNN right now..

That was a good day,"Elorriaga said. "People who aren't dog people won't understand it.

To end police violence, we have to end poverty

L.A. County supervisors enjoy multiple car washes per week amid drought

Now that two of their own have been senslessly slaughtered, is M$Greedia

Hillary's Email: Still No There There (HILLARY GROUP)

I would like to take today as a chance...

FOIA RELEASE: John Yoo OLC Memo, on President's authority to withhold info from Congress

Western States for Dummies - Oregon and Nevada edition

Western States for Dummies - How to Pronounce Oregon and Nevada

Western States for Dummies - about Pronunciation

CHARLES P. PIERCE: "C'mon, Wayne.....A grateful nation awaits your wisdom."

Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet

Western States for Dummies and that Eastern Media Miseducation

David Corn:Four Reasons Why a Biden Run Would Help Sanders

Walmart says it will take assault rifles off its shelves: (Gun Control Reform Activism Group)

Western States for Dummies and that Eastern Media Miseducation


Is there a problem with freeing up Iran's seized banking assets

Hillary Clinton Reacts to Shooting in Virginia ( HILLARY GROUP)

Humor for the day

Here Is How I View Trump's Campaign

UNINTIMIDATED: Wisconsin Musicians Against #ScottWalker

Why are right-wing political views on gun violence allowed on DU?

Dallas County DA Susan Hawk is at Texas facility for depression treatment

Testers find twice as many ‘superbugs’ in conventional hamburger as organic ones

Josh Duggar Enters Rehab For Pornography Addiction

Death penalty supporters say they have enough signatures to put issue before voters

Portsmouth council directs City Attorney to seek court order to remove Confederate monument (VA)

HRC Uses State Department To Make Arrangements For The Privatization of Mexico's Oil Industry

The Pap Attack: Don’t Trust The Corporate Psychopaths

The State of Washington is on fire and are we going to have floods this winter even if

Surgeon who wrote of becoming killer is denied bail reduction (Duntsch case)

Why Some Fear Political Correctness Is Ruining Education

Majority of urban Colombia to vote in favor of FARC peace deal: Gallup

Texas holds off on therapy cuts in Medicaid program

A quotable quote from Ronald Reagan's son

Texas holds off on therapy cuts in Medicaid program

Anyone catch this?

Mexico airlifts big cats, coyote to US wildlife sanctuary

Mexico airlifts big cats, coyote to US wildlife sanctuary

Clinton issues call to action on guns after Va. slayings

North Dakota Legalizes Taser Drones for Cops

RE: fire in Washington State

Dow zooms up 619 points, 3rd biggest gain ever

In Iowa, Clinton backs ethanol as part of rural aid plan

How Should A Cat Celebrate National Dog Day?

Bernie Sanders: ‘Family values’ is Republican code for ‘let’s control women’s bodies’

Happy National Dog Day! Here are some videos of presidents and their dogs.

Bernie Sanders — socialist or democratic socialist?

The Privatization Candidate-HRC

A Lesbian Officer Maligned in Ted Cruz’s Religious Liberty Ad Tells Her Side of the Story

Trump-ward, Christian Soldiers?

Court's bloody joke benefits corporations while others suffer

DOE Attempts to Jump-Start Concentrated Solar

How pathetic are John Boehner and his GOP House majority

Bad News for Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis

Alabama police admit officer's body camera was turned off before shooting man holding spoon

Baby panda dies just days after birth at National Zoo

Facebook Wants to Redline Your Friends List

‘Dictator’ Jim Bob Duggar teaches his sons to repress their lust using THIS weird code word

Jeb Bush and *Hurricane Leadership* is another dose of clotted right wing pabulum.

What's for Dinner, Wed., Aug. 26, 2015

Opinions about US economy in the near future ?

Bernie's "Enough Is Enough" March on DC reaches 104,000 signup Goal!

CNN was playing WDBJ local newscast at 5:00 PM. That is a nice touch. What else

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Thursday, 27 August 2015

Court orders defiant Kentucky clerk to issue same-sex marriage licenses in compliance with SCOTUS...

Is it to much to ask Democratic Underground to chill out with the racist crap?

A word about "rough sex"

Hillary spoke of gun violence in IOWA today-short video

Corporate Fraud Is Costing Taxpayers Billions and Will Cause A New Economic Collapse

We are just $50 short of reaching our goal of $12,000 for August and long term goal went to $13,000

The first Danish kings were pirates

A little advice from Country Joe & The Fish.

Work-place Violence

The big news today two reporters shot dead and stupid ass Eric

Appeals Court orders Kentucky clerk to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples

Hillary Speaks on WDBJ Shooting: I Will Take on Gun Violence

Catholic hospital backs down on tubal ligation refusal

Teenager develops inexpensive method to turn plastic waste into biofuel

Yep, you know it's true.. PHISH is the best band out there right now

Mystery Settlers Reached 'Step to Americas' Before Vikings

Charles Bukowski inadvertently starts a thread in GD.

Talks stall between ATI, union following lockout

Talks stall between ATI, union following lockout

Smaller of two panda cubs has died

Russian Pagans Continue Ancient Traditions

Activists Pursue Private Abortion Details Using Public Records Laws

Here's 2-minute video of Hillary today, speaking from the heart, on gun violence: (HRC GROUP)

Swedish Teen Model Blasts the Fashion Industry for Labeling Her 'Too Big

Behind the Biden hype

Beauvior administrator helping push to keep Confederate emblem on state flag (MS)

Question about copyright vs open source info

UT student blames misdiagnosis for loss of testicle

Butler County city nixes proposed ban on Confederate flags (OH)

Local police chief not apologizing for Confederate flag vest (OH)

Gov. Greg Abbott: America deteriorating because Christians aren’t voting

Gov. Greg Abbott: America deteriorating because Christians aren’t voting

To absent friends

'Smoke Buddy' mobile marijuana cart illegal, Oregon officials say

Today sucks. Time for a Fluttershy break.

Sanders 'saddened' by on-air shooting, but does not call for action on gun violence

HILLARY GROUP POST - Hillary Clinton versus the GOP on Boosting Rural America

Sorry, Righties, State Dept. Says There’s Nothing Illegal About Hillary’s Emails

Donald Trump May Put The Final Nail In The GOP’s Coffin

4 Reasons Why a Biden Run Would Help Sanders

4 Reasons Why a Biden Run Would Help Sanders

Georgia County Admits To Illegally Disenfranchising Voters

After Scandals, Ireland Is No Longer 'Most Catholic Country In The World'

In 2000 Al Gore was the "presumptive" and eventual nominee and Hillary Clinton's

Dan Savage interviewed on NPR today about the Ashley Madison Hack

Florida is getting ready for Erika

Trump in poll shows 40 %

I'm feeling weary.

Geography Lesson with John Oliver.

Mark Twain on religion

Hiker Scalded in Hotsprings Trying To Save His Dogs

There be a hurricane headin straight for it, but....

Head's Up: Tonight's Season Finale of Mr. Robot Postponed

Utah man justifies child molestation: ‘The Bible did not set limits on the ages between two partners

The Dirty Energy Revolving Door At Hillary Clinton's State Department - Steve Horn Part 2

A rare "sniffer" of only FIVE in America...was Jared Fogle's undoing

Obama Won’t Back Down From His Statement That Republican Leaders are “Crazy”

Tennessee man running for president, forming the 'Christian Party'

toon: Guns gone wild in national parks

"Get out of my country" - Trump aide to Univision reporter (and U.S. citizen)

Holy Shite - DUers did you see the guy with the Trump button

And THIS is why we have truth in advertising laws.

Questions Surround Pentagon's ISIS Assessments

Can We Trust Airlines? The Truth About Flight Cancellations

Spartanburg schools don't plan to ban flag (SC)

Family Of Toddler Shot Dead By 5-Year-Old Brother: ‘It Was God’s Will’

Dead whale found off Alameda, dragged through bay on ship’s bow

How pathetic are John Boehner and his GOP House majority ..... by Jim Hightower

Bernie Sanders Lecture on the 1960s, Recounts Anti-Segregation Activism

Kentucky Clerk: It's My Job To Tell Gays They're Going To Hell

Clinton On Possible Biden Run: ‘He Has To Do What He Has To Do’

Barack Obama: Amelia Boynton Robinson a 'Dedicated And Courageous Leader'

Defying the silence of ALS

New Science Appears to Confirm a Theory That Could Reveal the Origin of All Life

Trump Supporter Tells U.S. Citizen Jorge Ramos To ‘Get Out Of My Country’

Good news! Arizona Severs Ties With Prison Operator Over July Riots

Uhm, seriously?

Defying the silence of ALS

The instrumentalisation of religion

Abuse of LBN?

Second minority woman describes bad experience on Napa Valley Wine Train

Second minority woman describes bad experience on Napa Valley Wine Train (xpost from GD)

The Pittsburgh Squealers signed Michael "dog-killer" Vick...

This song was on my mind last night

GM, Ford Use 'Veiled Threat' Of Imports To Gain Leverage With UAW

Pregnant teenager Neysi Perez 'wakes up in coffin' a day after her funeral

Two U.S. Troops Killed In Afghanistan Attack

White Louisiana Residents Revolt Over Naming Street For MLK

Poor Puppies

Comptroller Hegar: Were Abbott’s budget vetoes legal?

8-26-15 Murder in the Mine Field in 2:00

8-26-15 Murder in the Mine Field in 2:00

What Does Joe Biden Know?

State police: Officer, 2 others shot; injuries not known (SW Louisiana)

Luckovich - A Wall to Protect America

Ten of the scores of reasons I prefer Sanders to Clinton.

Somebody said I should read "Fifty Shades of Gray"

This terrifying new Windows 10 feature could ‘out’ kids to their parents

Investment Bankers Think Solar and Wind Will Grow Way Faster Than the IEA Forecast

August 26, 1894

August 26, 1894

August 26, 1894

Investigation: EPA, State Missed Potential For Mine Blowout

In taking on Jorge Ramos, Donald Trump may have picked the wrong media star

Boston Public Market open Wednesday to Sunday, 8 am to 8 pm, serving lunch, too!

Donald Trump Says He Wants to Raise Taxes on Himself

New PPP Poll has Hillary beating all Republicans except Kasich in NH

Omahan helps Foo Fighters troll Westboro Baptist Church!!!