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Archives: April 2, 2012

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Just about to watch Call Northside 777

Self-defense killings in US nearly doubled from 2000-2010, statistics show (NYPost, WSJ Journal)

Biden says Supreme Court will uphold health-care law

Eyes Closed, No Peeking (beautiful!)

What object has your pet decided is actually their toy? My cat sees me put a pen on the table

Who here is giving up?

All I Know is This: Game of Thrones Season 2 Starts in 45 Minutes

Britain Set for Sweeping Internet, Phone Monitoring

Vandals hit Oakland businesses during Occupy march

My election web site was just updated


Ice Cube! J-Lo! Jon Voight's fake Spanish accent! A fake giant snake! It's "Anaconda" on Encore!

Obama goes from -2 to +9 in Swing states vs. Romney. Mitt's anti-women comments cited as factor

(UK) New armed forces body promises review of Afghan conflict

It seems that we take steps forward battling racism, then take as many steps backwards.

PA. Public Medical School's Accredition Put on Probation for Finances- Corbett Cut State Funding

Grrrrrrrrrr: George Will: No Measurable Evidence That Bush v. Gore Harmed Prestige of Supreme Court

It's official - we have a hot first lady!

How did you feel Fool-ish today?

Biden says Supreme Court will uphold health-care law

Santorum vows to stay in race

In Wake of Groupon Issues, Critics Wary of JOBS Act

PA in 2102: When we vote, it is not just an election, it is a restraining order (plus more cartoons)

If I could ask Mitt Romney one question in public...

5 killed, 13 injured after motor home crash on I-35

Zimmerman......"...and since that incident, I have not been arrested"

Opposition says Syrian rebel fighters to get salaries (BBC)

Who was your favorite athlete? I loved Gary Carter of the Expos and Mark Messier of the Oilers.

More valuable than the Pittsburgh Pirates franchise!

Mitt Romney - Quantum Politician

Iowa should learn from Florida's nuke mistake; senator says "I’ve learned my lesson"

Okay everyone, get ready with your hot chocolate and get ready for...

The fact that Martin was found face down seems to mean one of two things:

What is your favourite childrens' film? I love "Paddle to the Sea". About a carving of an indian in

if we want proper funding for Pa. public schools, we just need to turn them into prisons

Dudeism and April Fools' Day

"Tina Delgado is alive! ALIVE!!" YOUR AM Station?

Japan's quake defenses not enough, official reports warn

Another 128 hour mistake, but without the positive ending.

Great Duckworth / Walsh visual I saw on FB

A universe without purpose

GOP Individual Mandate

The difference between President Obama and Romney

Dead wolf photos stir tensions in West

writing a paper for Botany class...

If Trayvon Martin had been white, and George Zimmerman were black

The Ryan Budget

Listen to Dearly Departed Authors Read Their Work

Happy Fools Days everyone!

9 Shot, 1 Dead in Violent Night

I am disabled, have one, going on two Masters degrees, and I can't find a job.

Freedom's Just Another Word for Go Fuck You

Research vessel sailing through Japan debris field

The officers say they had been questioning the boy about a neighborhood crime.

POLL: Women Voters Abandon GOP In Key Battleground States

Occupy activists take over S.F. buildings as 'commune'

Nobody missed me for 60 hours?!1 Well, O.K., I'll say why if n/t

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish make the NCAA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP!

VP Joe Biden: This Is The First Election I’ve Been In Where GOP Has Been Honest About Positions

Please vote up a great Wisconsinite

Alert caps remind me of tort reform and Republican lawsuit policy.

Rachel Maddow - Romney Credibility too Weak for Foreign Policy Attack on Obama?

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, April 3rd: Star of the Month: Doris Day

Breakthrough! World's first mini-nuclear home generator.

Breakthrough! World's first mini-nuclear home generator.

Omaha vigil honors Trayvon Martin

HuffPo: "The Fierce Urgency of Now...

Am I the only one watching Game of Thrones? SPOILERs

Thousands gather at Miami rally for Trayvon Martin

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, April 4th: Star of the Month: Doris Day

Temporary outage of Visa card network Sunday

Stop the Insanity: Israel's Assassination of Gazan Leader Lays Groundwork for Iran Attack

Combine MITT with APRIL FOOL'S DAY and you get one zany, wacky mash-up. He's almost HUMAN!

Any word on the war crminal of a Dick

(NYT) After Riskier Bets, Pension Funds Struggle to Keep Up

perfect - Obamacare vs. I Don't Care

By attacking Obama for supporting Trayvon, the gop are protecting the divides that have

NBC edited 911 call

Texas House likely to become less Republican, more inexperienced

Worthless Paul Ryan Punks April Fool Tool Romney

I just started reading THE TEXAS LEFT: The Radical Roots of Lone Star Liberalism

This may be what pushes me over the edge to purchase a firearm

Video: Justice Scalia Echoes Republican Political Rhetoric During The Affordable Care Act Argument

Illinois Traffic Stop Of Star Trek Fans Raises Concerns About Drug Searches, Police Dogs, Bad Cops

Pink Slime Economics By PAUL KRUGMAN: the most fraudulent budget in American history

I guess it really does get better, year by year.

Uncut youtube video of Jesse Watters (Oreilly's guy) interview at Reason rally

OH SNAP! "Mad Men" calls out Romney....SPOILER ALERT

1964 just called Romney a clown.

Until now, how law enforcement agents use cell phone tracking has been largely shrouded in secrecy.

Self-immolations reflect rising Tibetan anger

What the Dalai Lama Should Do Now

Secretary Clinton Says Syrian President Assad ‘Must Go’ (video)

Vote Daily for Obama

LOL !!! The BEST photo of Rick Santorum EVER !!!

JFC I just spent the whole day watching last season's The Killing

Detroit High School Protest: Students Suspended After Demanding 'An Education'

quote from Elliott Erwitt

Dr Pepper 10 - wtf? "It's not for women."

Last night I watched the final two movies

There's No Need To Boycott Florida....

Occupy The IRS April 15, 2012!


Exelon's 'Nuclear Guy': No New Nukes

Paul Ryan Budget Sparks First Ads Blasting Medicare Cuts

The community that had Zimmerman as a crime watch program captain could end up paying for this

Letter to Secretary Arne Duncan

At least someone had a worthy april fools gag

Just watched 'Bridge to Terabithia'

Ghosts of Iraq Haunting C.I.A. in Tackling Iran

Geraldo Rivera Apologizes To Trayvon Martin’s Parents For Hoodie Comments - video link

The Plight of Ted Smith

Chinaglia is dead. I had no idea about his past with Nazio.

What Eating Too Much Sugar Does to Your Brain

And the worst movie of 2012 is.... Adam Sandler's Jack & Jill!!

Michelle Obama honours Taylor Swift with Big Help award

Zimmerman's father: "It's a bit cloudy."

I'm having the pin prick allergy test tomorrow

The Difference between April and November Fools


Mad Men Takes A Swipe At Mitt Romney’s Father, Calls Him A ‘Clown’

Did everybody catch the Romney slam in Man Men tonight?

It's likely Willard's $ will win him the Nom, but it will split the Repub Party...

Mad Men - Did January Jones really gain all that weight?

Anyone else have record breaking weather today?

Gloat Free NBA Scores (Sunday, April 1)

Arizona law would criminalize being lewd or annoying on the Internet

When Reagan Spoke Code He Was Foretelling A Low Wage Job Structure.

Mitt Romney: Scared of Wisconsin Protestors

ugh...I think I was just sextexted...

Every time I think of Treyvon Martin I see my son's face.

Chess (April): Jakovenko, Gunina win Euro Championships; Caruana, Hou still hot

Flabby to the ‘Core’

CBS news claims the US has the highest corporate taxes in the world.

Wow! Cop in TV show says: "I'm not religious."

Firewood tops solar for heating in Arizona

Health insurance CEO fired from $4m-a-year job after fight with girlfriend's husband.

Megadeath singer makes a total ass of himself...

You know what I think about you fucking people? What I **really** think?

China rejects Obama's Iran oil import sanctions

Neighborhood Watch Spokesperson: "Participants are not supposed to carry weapons or follow people."

America reacts to the Republican Primary...

Gene clue to post-traumatic stress disorder risk

Where are you on the global pay scale?

Legal experts debate impact of Pennsylvania's new voter ID law!

In honor of Emmylou Harris' 65th Birthday....

World's oldest dog dies at age 26¾

Because I am not Trayvon, I had the privilege of taking a walk at 2am

US workers to fill shortages in Australia

Campaigners criticise email and web monitoring plan

N.Y. Preschool Starts DNA Testing For Admission

Ron Paul: I'm trying to 'save the Republican Party from themselves'

Homeowners in Ike program facing liens

Study: Long use of any hormones poses breast cancer risk

Bus inspections get lax oversight despite fatal crashes

April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day

God-damn alarm clock

Rick Santorum Quote:

Report from an occupier who attended one of the "99% Spring" trainings

Mike Yassine, Marisse Ruales accused of case tampering

A Quantum Theory of Mitt Romney

Women in swing states are backing Obama over Rmoney

Party with a 'spoiler' image is out to win

Work programs for Texas inmates go high-tech

Fracking chemicals disclosures set off few alarms

We are in a grand solar maximum is one of 24 during the last 9300 years

TransCanada selects new corridor

Nuclear industry dreams dashed by current economic reality

Presidential Clubs

From Prisoner to Parliament in Myanmar ~ San Suu Kyi

Blacks have trouble clearing cervical cancer virus

Michelle Obama On Why African-Americans Have To Work Harder To Be Healthy

The Arizona desert

Neil deGrasse Tyson on C-Span Book TV

Automotive assistance re: 2003 Impala?

Tyler Perry: 'We Are Still Being Racially Profiled'

Funny t-shirt

Israeli firms compete in Greece fire sale

Trayvon Martin's Family Wants Feds To Look Into State Attorney

Russian plane crash kills 31 in Siberia

Trayvon Martin Rally in Dayton Ohio 4/1/12


I giggled at Obama

How American Corporations Transformed from Producers to Predators

George Zimmerman's kid glove treatment

George Zimmerman's grandpa served in "military intelligence."

Atheism, religion and politics. Up with Chris Hayes panel the has best discussion I've heard.


Wise words for these times

How the Big Energy Companies Plan to Turn the United States into a Third-World Petro-State

Chris Hedges: Someone You Love: Coming to a Gulag Near You

National Immigration Law Center and AFL-CIO Seek To Restore Rights for Wrongly Fired

Unmasking the Super PACs

Creeping police state

The world is changing and I'm very glad to be witness to it...

Freudian slip on "Today".

massive public protests spur france to ban monsanto's MON810 gmo corn

Too Many Small Fish Are Caught, Report Says

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Monday, 2 April 2012

Why are right wingers so ANGRY? I know they're angry that Obama's in the White House, but

When in the world is a woman going to tell Chuck Todd


Is sugar toxic?

Must read: Rachel Maddow's "Drift"

How to care for an introvert

The OccupyUSA Blog for Monday (April 2), With Frequent Updates

When is it time to trim a redbud?

Nikki Haley is making the rounds of teevee shows. Don't believe a word she says.

March goes into weather history books as warmest ever in Michigan

Talk about a ludicrous toon

I want America...

Repealing Stand Your Ground is not about gun grabbing - it's about justice and the rule of law.

E.J. Dionne: "American conservatism is becoming something very different from what it once was"

I decided to hoodie it up for my latest show...

The Top 100 Documentaries Inspiring the Shift to a Sustainable Paradigm

Where do we put our efforts and money?

What Mega Millions Can Teach Us About Trayvon Martin Backlash

Are you an ECO POET? Climate science needs YOU

Rally for Treyvon Martin in Dayton, Ohio

Chris Hedges: Someone You Love: Coming to a Gulag Near You

Ironic facts: actual cat pajamas are made out of bees' knees.

Monday Toon Roundup 1- Supremes

Monday Toon Roundup 2- Republican primary

Monday Toon Roundup 3- The rest

Drumbeat: March 30, 2012

Heavy Burden by Jeffrey Toobin {ACA & the supremes}

Drumbeat from this weekend and today...

Drumbeat: March 30, 2012

Drumbeat from this weekend and today...

Spiritual Feminism

Why Are the Fed and SEC Keeping Wall Street’s Secrets?

Will you please give advice for a young man moving into his first apartment?

What's for Dinner ~ Monday April 2nd

Remember a dime to make a phone call?

Jesus supports Trayvon!

need vibes for major life change, please

OMG we have a major music festival in Dover, DE this year - check out the lineup!

World Keep on Turning - solo by Peter Green

Newcastle V Liverpool- What happened?

The next time some ignorant person says "Atheism is a religion", tell them...

Why are atheists always so damn angry and strident?

Adam Sandler, the most celebrated actor is Razzies history

Tom Tomorrow: Health Care Reform - A Brief Glossary of Terms

TDPS: Fox News says temp same as ice age...why don't we still have ice age?

Planned Parenthood Firebombed in Wisconsin

Robert Kuttner: Recipe for a Double Dip Recession

Obama's Group Slams Romney in Awesome Ad!!! - Romney's Big Oil Trail

Release Of 1940 Census Data Provides Snapshot Of America

Anyone thinking about crossing over for tomorrow's Presidential primary?

Ryan Budget Is "Tinkle Down Economics" On Afterburners. It Is An Atrocity.

$14 Billion Medicare Scam by Quest & LabCorp exposed

Maine law differs from 'stand your ground'

The Newest #!!@$%^&*_+(Censored) Lie From The GOP

PS Vita.

First EU-wide survey on life for gay, bi and trans citizens opens

Want a friend for your little Pokey?

A GUARANTEED path to true happiness:

Feelin' bad? Just bookmark this.

Hemingway's lesser-known alternate novel -- "The Old Fish and the Sea":

MiddleFingerMom's face is on a "NOT Wanted" poster at the front door of EVERY strip club in Arizona.

Like falling in the toilet because the seat is up, MFM is convinced no man would ever do THIS twice!

My wife is donating a kidney to my mother

Looking for a meditation for Holy Week?

I find these paintings incredibly moving:

Why does the Catholic Church have an entire set of rules and regulations on exorcisms...

Beef processor files for bankruptcy over 'pink slime' uproar

Someone You Love: Coming to a Gulag Near You - By Chris Hedges

The 'Rich List' kept getting richer in 2011

David Dewhurst, a senator canididate we can not beleive in

China Social Media Crackdown: 6 Arrested, 16 Websites Closed

Just for Trumad...a cheerleading thread!!

Russia: Online Petition Seeks to Increase Controls on Foreign-Funded NGOs

Spiders everywhere! So Friday I scored a couple of beautiful porterhouse steaks for grilling

How a Grassroots Rebellion Won the Nation's Biggest Climate Victory

Galloway's Stunning Win Shakes Up English Political Scene

Gallup: Republican Voter Enthusiasm Falls

The Motherfucking Pterodactyl - Sarah Donner and The Oatmeal (NSFW)

Katie Couric Guest Hosts Good Morning America, Today Show Grabs Sarah Palin

Fighting Fire in Haiti

More Misinformation at the White House?

A New Energy Third World in North America?

Saw a great practical joke yesterday.

I'd like to do a "best of DU" list

Just watched The Social Network...ask me anything.

Sarah Palin to host the "Today" show. Really? Eva Braun wasn't available?

Government Claims of low Inflation

Annoyingly imprecise time stamps for PMs older than 3 months

Bomb Goes Off At Planned Parenthood In Wisconsin


Fuck Me, Ray Bradbury - Rachel Bloom (NSFW)

Dow Chemical plans to lay off 900

New neighbors!

Oaksterdam University Raided by Feds (Classes on growing medical marijuana)

Did anyone else have this confused?

Cholera Catastrophe Spreads in Haiti

High court upholds jails' strip searches

If you're going to lick your balls, I'm not going to watch

Complete list of all countries that did away with their national health plan after implementing one.

Follow up on the shooting of Kenneth Chamberlain in White Plains, NY

Atheists and War

interesting transcript snippet from West Wing Episode Jan 2000 about 'soft influence'

When Republicans Cite JFK's Tax Cuts They Are Not Telling the Whole Story, -here it is-

Hungarian President resigns after plagiarism scandal

I had three things besides condiments in my fridge yesterday.

No ammonia in beef? What about no chlorine in water?


US draws up plans for nuclear drones

Over 100 Law Professors Agree on Affordable Care Act’s Constitutionality

GOP, Dems shift into general election mode

Following lensmen to find faith

Skinner and folks who write pretty damn good code- When you turning this on?

I have Medicare Part D and our state offers Medicaid through various private insurance companies.

A New Energy Third World in North America?

GOP, Dems shift into general election mode

"The War That You Don't See." John Pilger's interview with Julian Assange.

Fire, ellisonz & pinboy marched together in L.A. Sunday for Trayvon Martin (PHOTOS)

Supreme Court: Strip searches, even for minor offenses

The fundamental connection between Citizens United and the Affordable Care Act.

Creating Victims And Then Blaming Them (re: the Girls Around Me app)

For Those Know Know Who My Moniker Is And The Parallels That Line Up With A Popular Sci Fi Show

Micah True - Caballo Blanco found Dead

dogs and St. Joseph's aspirin

Eurozone jobless rate hits record 10.8%

So which clip is more debate worthy on DU?

Blackthorne 2: Thorne Harder

Central PA-ers.

Zimmerman's grandfather connected to the CIA - this explains why the murderer is not in jail

Former White House reporter Helen Thomas honored by Abbas

Covert Diplomatic Arrangments--how much do they disrupt the justice system?

today in women's herstory

President Obama: "Let's be clear here: Women are not an interest group."

The Top 10 Reasons I Don't Believe in God

Romney to Travel Back in Time to Kill Liberal Versions of Himself

a quote for the day

Huffington Post for the Occupy Crowd?

Death anxiety increases atheists' unconscious belief in God

The Guild - "Game On" A Bollywood Themed Gamer's Anthem

unpacking the shale gas lng export boom

stealth gmo's rapidly consuming global food supply

Policies driving some religious groups off campuses

Syria 'agrees' to peace plan deadline, Annan tells UN

Would an individual mandate work at the state level?

Today in False Black "Pathologies" (Quick read)

The president offers his sympathy (2007 edition)

Chat Show with Justice Thomas

Friend fined $250 for vulgarity...

Pic Of The Moment: GOP Primaries Come To Wisconsin

Oh, Emma: Thompson Calls for Israel Theater Ban

Oh Geez, Trump now thinks he's a doctor. Jumps on the Vaccine causes Autism bandwagon

LEAVE BRITNEY (Zimmerman) ALONE! Lawyer: ‘Facts Have Been Spun by the Media’...BASTARDS! BASTARDS!

excellent read

Pakistan jails bin Laden's family for illegal stay

Wildly speculating about Zimmerman's wife (who hasn't said a peep) and his state of mind.

TYT: Marijuana Legalization Support At All Time High But...

Supreme court: immunity for witness grand jury testimony

Philadelphia Introduces Distracted Pedestrian Sidewalk Lane for texting

False Accusations of Bigotry On Du.

'I feel like throwing up' - Kate Winslet hates Titanic theme song

Agreement Reached to Allow Cats to Remain at St. James Church

Leaving the gas water heater on pilot

To Be and To Have (Etre et Avoir) - perhaps the most delightful, charming, beautiful

On Open Letter to President Obama, this time from the Chinese people

'Love is love, and there will never be too much' (Fiona Apple to member of HS gay/straight alliance)

Immigration officials arrest more than 3,100

Tagg "Trust Fund" Romney's brutal, scathing, ass-spankin', jaw-breakin' Tweet against the lib media

"Ass-spanking" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "ass-spanking".

Taibbi on Bank of America

Uruguay opens up to oil exploration

Clinton: Supreme Court arguments on health law 'unusually politicized'

Thom Hartmann: If y'all come to get me - bring body bags!

EU carbon target threatened by biomass 'insanity'

John Stewart and Clinton on CSPAN: riveting, funny and inspirational

India parents 'reject newborn girl for baby boy'

Would publishing the personal information...

Lake Sheriff Gary Borders takes part in public Bible reading protest

Saint Joan of Arc (Mark Twain)

The obfuscation of killing an unarmed man "Enhanced video"

FARC hostage release operation begins .

Urine-soaked 'virgin boy eggs' are a springtime taste treat in China

Religious leaders press Village Voice on sex ads

Where is Jesus in politics?

Ann Romney: Just Unzip Him And You'll See My Husband Isn't Stiff

Zimmerman's father wasn't a judge

Bill Moyers | The Real Costs of War

Thank you Atheist Pig...

Current Texas Drought Map (updated)

Amigurumi Teddy Bear keychain

Good example of the growing Police State

All-American Red Heads: Inductees to BB Hall of Fame

anyone able to access the 1940 census?

Find my iPad app helps 8-year-old catch burglars and $350,000-worth of stolen property

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds - Brian Miller - The Self-Made Myth P1

I am mailing a letter to Chief Justice Roberts to uphold ACA. Anyone want to join me?

Ryan Leaf arrested for second time in four days

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds - Brian Miller - The Self-Made Myth P2

Why Israel is even less likely to strike Iran now

Six-day nationwide sweep leads to arrest of more than 3,100 criminal aliens and fugitives

I really hope that everyone understand that vaccines are poison

Keith Olbermann said it best regarding Racism

You know what?

Best movie with kids that wasn't a kid movie?

Federal agents serve warrants at Oakland medical cannabis school

Are "activist" or "protest" votes acceptable in the role of juror?

Grossly Outdated Principles

Romney's strong suit is his vast experience in the private sector.

Lawyer: Florida Shooter Will Turn Himself In If Charged

Trayvon Martin: Enhanced Zimmerman video shows possible head wound

"Their numbers are no longer negligible."

It's a good thing that those who bomb Planned Parenthood let us know they are "Pro-Life."

Maybe I am wrong in this thinking but why, at a press conference with leaders from

Tim Cahill (Teabagger, MA) indicted on corruption charges

Uh Mr. Obama, you're one hot dude!

Gun control; saving lives...

Microalgae street lamps to absorb CO2 -- could this idea be crazy enough to work?

A Very Sick Country

US draws up plans for nuclear drones

President Obama's Gallup approval rating amongst liberal Democrats from 3/26-4/1 is 87%.

Welcome to the New Third World of Energy, the U.S.

Killing for god

The ACLU and Obama’s Assassination Program

For all those who wanted to see the father of George Zimmerman, here is his face

One civilian killed by US drone strike in Shabwa, Yemen

Jerry Sandusky's book used by Feds to help identify victims

Someone You Love: Coming to a Gulag Near You

Bill Moyers Essay: Who Pays for Political Ads?

China Sees U.S. as Competitor and Declining Power, Insider Says

More Cowbell!

Texas House likely to become less Republican, more inexperienced

52% in Wisconsin Support Recall of Governor Walker :Rasmussen

Max Keiser: Pilot Bernanke Goes Berserk

Amazing dancing--eat your hearts out, everyone else

Democracy Under Attack

FBI questions people in Trayvon Martin case, begins 'parallel investigation'

we're not winning on ammendment 1 in NC

anyone party THIS hard over the weekend?

Brownback places bet with Kentucky governor

What We Talk About When We Talk About Hoodies

Brownback places bet with Kentucky governor

Newt: "I'm the King of the World !!!" (cartoon)

7 dead, 3 hurt in university shooting

Gunman opens fire at East Oakland (CA) college, many shot, some fatally

Some Here Who Alert Need Glasses, Or Just Don't Know How To Read A Thread.

Fahreed Zakaria on US Prisons.

"Check Spelling" and "Post my reply" buttons in mobile version

George Zimmerman: NOT ARRESTED. 13 people @ Sunday's Trayvon Martin rally in Indianapolis: ARRESTED.

Guns OK, no strings attached.

GOP Convention: What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Did DU ever have a bulletin board for upcoming actions/events?

Film rec: Girl 27.

TYT: End The Afghanistan War - New Poll

DOJ Civil Rights Division Investigating Planned Parenthood Bombing

Stockton, Calif., Could Become Nation’s Biggest Municipal Bankruptcy

Lawrence Solomon: A world awash in oil

There are a total of three posts in the Mississipi group.

Feds raid Oakland pot university

Good luck Kansas, Let's throw it up.


Favorite Making Of

Test Your Knowledge of Islam

SCOTUS: Strip searches ok for minor traffic offenses

ACLU: Cops often violate Americans' privacy by warrantless cell phone tracking

Santorum condemns planned parenthood bombing

What are your thoughts on the following saying...

Adam Sandler Creates History at Golden Raspberry Awards, 'Jack and Jill' Wins 10 Awards[FULL LIST]

DU Album of the Day: "Court and Spark" Joni Mitchell

Lesbian Coaches Face Hostility, Homophobia, and Other Hurdles

Today I was asked to be part of a jury and I declined.

A Letter From Satan To Right-Wing America

For a week I have worn 6 AA, 2 AAA, 2 coins, 1 key + chain

News Science Evolution Scientists find clue to human evolution's burning question

Trayvon Martin Case: Enhanced Police Video Shows Injuries On George Zimmerman's Head

One of the "April Fool's Day" pics that I posted that people seemed to really like...

In Syria, Some Assad Loyalists Waver

BREAKING: ABC News enhances the video they just enhanced to reveal Zimmerman wounds (GRAPHIC PHOTO)

ICE arrests more than 3,100 convicted criminal aliens and immigration fugitives

In honor of...

Not exactly the reaction MFM expected.

About Keith Olbermann and Current TV --You or I would be grateful to have our own show

Canada's "Dreyfus Affair": New Developments (Cdn university prof accused by the French of terrorism)

Matt Cain, Giants agree to five year extension..

World Repository of Human Genetics Will Move to Amazon's Cloud

Zimmerman claims he was on his way to Target when he spotted Trayvon. So why did he need a gun?


(Planned) Parenthood Clinic Opening (in Ferndale, Michigan) Met With Protesters

JC Penney CEO: $53 million in 2 months

Fast food, GOP style

Pakistan Court Orders Deportation of Bin Laden’s Wives

Court upholds California affirmative action ban

To Map Or Not To Map The Brain? That's Tonight's Question

84% Japanese say government stress tests for nuclear plant restarts inadequate

Court upholds California affirmative action ban

Gov. Jerry Brown unveils scaled-back high-speed rail plan

Exclusive: The $1.3 billion bond deal haunting Goldman

Solar energy from landfills.

Julian Zelizer: Obama was too timid on health care

Protecting us from dangerous criminal elements.......

The Ryan ‘secret plan’

March goes into weather history books as warmest ever in Michigan

Predictions vs. expectations at the Supreme Court

15,000 Temperature Records Smashed in March, 2012

"Goon" is a hell of a funny movie.

Don't forget: The Sexy Liberal Show with Stephanie Miller is coming back to Boston June 9th!

Initial Police Reports Didn't mention Zimmerman's injuries

Demonstrators hold up signs at a town hall-style event with Newt Gingrich - pics

Leonard Pitts uses "smelling salts" and "vapors" in column. Bigot? Misogynist? DU member?

Let's start calling "Stand Your Ground" what it really is. "Legally allowing people to murder people

5 Binational Gay Couples File Suit Against DOMA

Supreme Court signs off on strip searches for all arrestees

Iraq Asks Qatar to Hand Over Kurdish Vice President Al-Hashimi

Obama admin refuses to call Jerusalem Israel's capital

Tom Toles- It's Your Choice

Drug trafficking and corruption probe launched into former president of Haiti

Swazi king demands birthday cows from subjects

Seattle Gay Man Sends 2,000 Messages to Conservative Voters

Dealing with the aftermath of a death

Legally blind mother claims Wells Fargo illegally threw out all she owned during foreclosure case

Historic Gay Landmark May Retain Some Gay Roots

The Golden Goal...

Can we all agree Kentucky has vastly superior music to Kansas?

If you Build it, They Will Come....

"How Billionaires destroy Democracy"

Krugman: ALEC and Old Yeller

Is Rick Santorum A Gutter Drunk?

New device makes wheel chairs obsolete

Wonderful photos but the story is

Memories Are Shown to Reside in Just a Small Number of Brain Cells

Walker gets support of Milwaukee police and firefighter unions

Anti-Semitism takes the stage in Hungary

Could someone please help me out. Is it true that while there was a gunman shooting up a school

Advocates decry Foxconn treatment of student interns

The Heinz Dilemma...

Who would have thought that in the year 2012 our biggest threat is the loss of our Civil Rights?

Beef and Barley soup tonight.

"Remember" - Obama for America 2012 Television Ad:Obama Camp Places 2nd Ad Buy

Obama fires shot across the Supreme Court's bow

The cutest li'l ol' lumpy squee (l.o.l.s) you're gonna see today:

Scientists find evidence that human ancestors used fire one million years ago

There is such a thing as bad publicity

The great vibes and goodwill from this place

Japan fails to create revamped nuclear regulatory agency by target date

Walker Recall Signers (WI) Intimidated Via - Update 4/2/12

Romney On Cap And Trade In 2003: ‘I Am Making Good On My Pledge’ To Clean Up Carbon

Did anyone else think fat Betty Draper looked like Victoria Jackson?

Quest for Fire Began Earlier Than Thought

Fertilizer use responsible for increase in nitrous oxide in atmosphere

Republican Blackmail: Make the Oil Companies Richer & Gas Prices Will Come Down

Tell grandma to watch the speed limit or the police get to see her vagina

UNH Research Brings New Understanding to Past Global Warming Events

Hate To Bring It Up But I Hope The Sanford Medical Examiner Was On The Level In Doing The Autopsy

Pesticides Can Induce Morphological Changes in Vertebrate Animals

How to shut down a Republican argument

Nolan isn’t old enough to vote yet, but he’s helping . . .

Why have a Global Atheist Convention?

Obama 49%, Romney 45% Among Registered Voters Nationwide

Question - its it me or are these mass shootings receiving less and less national

Today Show becomes circus. Sarah Palin to guest.

Mitt's staff supposedly pranking him

Connecticut religious groups march against death penalty

Coffee/Yoga/MMJ/Restaurant Ring Uncovered

NBC nightly end of story about Hillary possibly running for president in future....

Institutional Racism on steroids - this time in Britain

MRN: GOP Circus Continues...

Did Anybody Tell George Zimmerman It's "Neighborhood Watch" Not "Neighborhood Confront".

who would like the angels next?

Did Zimmy apply for ccw before or after becoming neighborhood watch captain?

President Obama: The Supreme Court will upheld the healthcare reform

Now this is a REAL baseball player

Why is the stunning increase in the levels of poverty so muted during this campaign season?

My trip to the Medicine Shoppe.

Storms knock down trees, power lines in Mississippi

The Newsroom. S.1 - "Changed Man" Trailer (from Aaron Sorkin)

Mississippi allows Southern Co to continue building coal plant

Ann Romney says: 'Unzip him and let the real Mitt Romney out' Duplicate

Richard Clarke All U.S. Electronics From China Could Be Infected

Salvation Army pays £11m for recycling company after questions over directors' pay

Here's a brave guy with a big heart.

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 3 April 2012

Photo: Can I get an "AMEN?"

Barack Obama Confident That Supreme Court Will Let His Health Care Law Stand

Can the Martins sue the Sanford police dept. and Attorney General for criminal neglect

Pres. Obama: "I think it’s important to remind people that this is not an abstract argument"

I offer some therapy for those still experiencing withdrawal symptoms from "The Walking Dead".

Should Cecile Richards be on the list? - TIME POLL / Please DU this poll

Okay, this is REALLY messed up- refuse to hand over your FB password? You are FIRED!

Why Buddhists Should Support Marriage Equality

"And there's hamburger ALL OVER the highway in Mystic, Connecticut."

What SCOTUS and the GOP are really out to destroy with ACA: Dismantle Medicaid, all Social Programs

Dozens of Occupiers evicted from building

The US Government has a patent on cannabis!??


I found my late mother-in-law in 1940!!!!

Grade school teacher’s aide fired for refusing to hand over Facebook password