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Archives: April 27, 2012

Who watched MT Governor Schweitzer on Letterman Weds. night?

Conan O’Brien and Andy Richter Bid Farewell to Newt and Calista Gingrich

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 27 April 2012

A Fairly Strong Claim of Discrimination

Need advice concerning a young adult who is harming himself...

Thinking can undermine religious faith, study finds

North Korea missiles put on parade are fakes, experts say

Big Bang Theory Fun.

Ex-Edwards aide: Donors' cash went into NC house

Veteran Suffers Humiliation At VA Hospital: Congressman Steve Womack (R) Shows Little Concern

favorite tortilla

U.S. ban sought on cell phone use while driving

"Joke" to "Hijack Plane, Kill Obama" gets Utah man in trouble

The latest pics of the new house.

Peres: No Need to 'Wave Swords' When it Comes to Iran

Not content with chainsaws, MiddleFingerMom attempts bear juggling.

Rove admits Obama way up in his first EC map -- Obama 284 Romney 157

Any news on Matthew Owens, the guy in AL who was beaten

The new Acorn channel has gone live on Roku

As we move to May day and Occupy Spring. John Lennon Power to the People

I'll bet no one's ever come on here to whine before....

Any secret Empires & Allies addicts on DU?

The Vatican's Corrective to Liberal Catholics

So, Aquinas is Rand Paul's latest philosophical guru?

RW blogger Erick Erickson and Republican Minority leader slam each other

Young admits that Bunny money used to build YOUNG's new home!

Sandra Fluke is on Ed Shultz right now

S.C. Man: I Was Kicked Out of College for Watching Glee

Baker raises money for dogs fighting cancer

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Grounded

Gar Alperovitz - Transition to a New Economy - America Beyond Capitalism

Bob Dylan, Toni Morrison Among 13 Tapped for Presidential Medal of Freedom

Are there any jokes you find amusing, even though they're gay related?

Just tried the new MiddleFingerMom Dutch Oven Pizza©. Tastes like someone farted under a blanket.

Boehner On White House Government Shutdown Threat: ‘Blah, Blah, Blah, Blah, Blah’ (VIDEO)

Bin Laden wives and children deported to Saudi Arabia

Pssst...great fun in GD

That seal is PUGLY!!!

Reminder to Self™

Spence screws up yet again

Please don't flame me. I am hosting an engagement party at a local winery for a dear friend

Neat coincidences. What neat coincidences were you a part of? My parents had a friend who had an old

I watched an interview with John Cusack.

Democracy stopped in Michigan over Font Size: no kidding

New Keystone XL Route: Out of the Sandhills, but Still in the Aquifer

Pope Ratz attacks nuns for not being sufficiently anti-gay, anti-abortion and anti-women's equality


WikiLeaks Truck Owner Arrested For Photographing Cops; Image Deleted

Romney hires Santorum’s campaign manager

Iran believed to have executed a ‘gangster’ for engaging in gay sexual activities

Today in the Senate, 31 GOP men voted NO on the Violence Against Women Act All 5 GOP women voted YES

ACLU Sues Border Patrol Over Traffic Stops

Man, this here Year of the Dragon has not been going well...


"Strange, jellyfish-like creatures swarming a coastal nuclear power plant..."

Kathy Castor

Marabou slippers, mahogany tans and knee-length slips: Victoria’s Secret models circa 1979

From bad to worse: Belgians, desecration, sacrilege and the Catholic church

26 Years; Radiation in US; Protestors Go Free; No Comment

Gay Son of Ex-Klansman Runs for Office in Kansas

Exclusive: Sandra Fluke responds to Monica Crowley (MSNBC - The Ed Show)

Game of Thrones characters vs today's political figures

I'd like (permitted?) to change my username to "Crotchety." n/t

And we're off!

Why Isn't Closing 40 Philadelphia Public Schools National News? Where Is the Black Political Class?

Computer glitch blocks voters from registering before deadline.

Congrats, Rangers.

Mets sweep your Maimi Darlin's

Light bulb jokes (old and new)

CISPA bill against privacy passes US House

Republican Ryan cites pope to defend budget cuts

Global Warming Denialists and Invading Iraq

BCS narrows possible playoff proposals to 4-team playoffs

Donations pour in to Trayvon Martin's killer

NFL draft thread?

Pay Us Back: Boehner and GOP Owe Taxpayers $124 Million for Bush Vacation Travel

Is Monica Crowley Richard Nixon's love child?

Biden did not have a gaffe...people have gutter minds. I knew exactly he was channeling TR

"The President has a big stick"

Bob Dylan - Chimes of Freedom

I saw a great MLK quote for the first time yesterday, and...

Casey at the Bat - A Ballad of the Republic, Sung in the Year 1888

So, I was a total asshole, I became a miserable prick, I aspire to being a fucking bastard!

More woe for Murdoch as Ofcom steps up its investigation into whether BSkyB is fit and proper owner

HHS announces new Affordable Care Act options for community-based care

Vatican laments Irish dissent, silences priests

Did anyone ever find that walrus' bukket?

Does your cat ever go REALLY out-of-its-way to avoid actual contact with you.

Adam Kind, ‘Castle Doctrine’ Killer of Bo Morrison Caught Saying ‘F*cken N*gger’ Right After Murder

Did you ever do this in the bathtub as a kid?

Toons: Ball and Chain, Zombie Economy, The Hunger Games 2 and More. - 4/26/12

Insurance rebates totalling $1.3 billion could be on the way this summer, study says

Can you play music CD in a laptop? I'm new to such technology.

US Marines 'will be moved from Japan's Okinawa'

Jane Siberry - It Can't Rain All The Time

Why I love The New Yorker Part LXXVII:

Repsol’s numbers are ‘false’ and caused ‘great damage’ to the Argentine economy

Is this over the top? Who is hermes-press? Police State USA

Syria: Doctors report injuries, abortions, and surgery for raped women

House GOP Threatens Government Shutdown To Get Steeper Cuts To Food Assistance, Financial Regulation

Hardball - Romney Poaches Message of Fairness From Democrats

"Hard" Sciences: A "Boy Thing?"

TxDOT’s coming debt ‘tsunami’

The reason I think Paul Ryan disowned Ayn Rand: the GOP may be working to try to bring their

TN saggy pants law signed by Gov. Haslam

EPA Aide Apologizes for ‘Crucify’ Comment Amid Republican Outcry

Game 7...Spoiler

Egypt: None of the front-runners represents the largely liberal & secular youth who drove uprising

Egypt's presidential candidates pledge to boost science

University of Florida drops plans to axe CompSci for sports

Tax marijuana, says B.C. mayors' coalition (British Columbia, Canada)

Is College Still Worth the Investment?

NBA Playoffs are set (TV Schedule)

Buffalo Teachers Refuse to Buckle to State Blackmail

U.S. Government Study Confirms That Death Penalty is Useless Deterrent

Half of All Americans Living In Poverty or Close to It

Unintended Honesty

Living in a world of zombie economic policies

Quebec student protests flare

Nutella to Pay $3 Million - Deceptive Ad

The Rachel Maddow Show - Romney reassembles Bush foreign policy team

Obamacare’ To Yield $1.3 Billion In Rebates For Consumers

Are you fucking KIDDING me? "Zimmerman’s lawyer: Donations to website totaled $200,000"

Poll: Should there be an age limit on sheriffs in positions where they can abuse their power?

They suspended chat on Decorah Eagles. Trolls.

President Obama Targets Deceptive College Recruiting Aimed At Veterans

President Obama Targets Deceptive College Recruiting Aimed At Veterans

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Thursday, April 26)

Minor bug: OPs ending with unclosed [b] have the DUrec count in bold

Britain finds a new voice for women in campaign against sexualisation

Call every student’s parent each grading period? Wichita teachers balk at proposal

Gloat Free NBA Scores (Thursday, April 26)

Rachel Maddow regarding the House GOP's new 'YG Woman Up' outreach program

Maltese firm to resume massive Tripoli project

Nation’s aging electrical grid needs billions of dollars in investment, report says

PAC clout will be greater on Capitol Hill than on Pennsylvania Ave.

I'd like to post this Non Sequitur over at HuffPo, if I had an account there...

Canada to help Libya destroy mustard gas stockpiles

Captain Yossarian It's A Catcha 22

fat cat is not buying your shit

Feds seize mental health clinic records in Medicare fraud probe

could the US use RICO

Contrary to CW at DU, The UNC Center on Poverty, Work & Opportunity is not dead

New North Korean Missile Is Called Into Question

Bank of Japan announces fresh stimulus to boost growth

it always takes a few years....the New York times almost gets it

Voting info from Democracy NC - the spaghetti mess of new district maps

Odd news: Man accused of using gun to force another man to 'moonwalk'

had to put the window fan in the other night

Fantastic pro-gay marriage ad from the UK

Questions About the BlogRoll

30 min compliation of strange sounds worldwide, one occurance during televised ball game in Tampa.

Most new jobs in the future will require a college degree.

Death of a Fairy Tale | Krugman - NYT

The question has arisen as to the importance of religion and religious people in the civil rights

What to do when your street floods:

Biden to Romney “Dude, you are so 1975"; and “If you Plan war with Iran, tell us Now”

Wellpoint eliminates plans with a higher than average number of sick people

Rubio Calls for War on Iran, Syria– as Israeli Army Rejects Strike

Let ''Flying Bear'' Memes Commence......

Promises and deliveries. @CNN

Cornhusker assistant football coach: It would be "an honor" to be fired for homophobic views.

baby talk

Free Movie

There are times when I wonder… What would Kierkegaard do?

Nearly three-quarters of Japanese firms want safety guaranteed before idled reactors are restarted

In light of further nuclear risks, economic growth should not be priority — Mainichi Editorial

Exclusive: Senate probe finds little evidence of effective 'torture'

Today's my birthday!

Wonder who is going to be on Erik's jury?

Time to wake up!

Stephen Harper shouted down for saying NDP didn’t support fight against Hitler

Foreign Ministry slams Guardian newspaper for insisting Tel Aviv is Israel’s capital

Found a new cartoon: Fabulance

Martin atty: Zimmerman should return to jail

Fox's Monica “To a man?” a peroxide blonde wig wrapped around a clenched anus.

Daily Kos :: Scott Brown plays the regular guy again while trolling for votes in Massachusetts

Rachel Maddow had great coverage of the conflict of interest in the Michigan Mess

Let them whine

Martin family attorney: Zimmerman should be back in jail for not revealing $204K at bond hearing

Charles Thomas, N.C. speaker's top aide, linked to lobbyist

Agenda 21: Arizona close to passing anti-UN-sustainability bill

Corporations are people and Money is free speech...

THE More Shit About the Rmoneys Visual Cavalcade Part 2 (Again… Dial up warning)

Pendulum waves

Go Google the Word "Askew"

My 12 year old son just made me very proud...AGAIN!

The Soul of the Christian South: Fundamentalist and Progressive Churches Square Off in Gay Marriage

The Self-Made Myth: Debunking Conservatives' Favorite -- And Most Dangerous -- Fiction

Report: Every Potential 2040 President Already Unelectable Due To Facebook

6 Burning Questions on the Wal-Mart Corruption Scandal

Nebraska Coach Says It Would Be an Honor to be Fired for Anti-gay Remarks

Forbes: Rielle Hunter Connections to JonBenet Ramsey and "24"

Sandra Fluke Says Monica Crowley Insult Was 'Blatant Homophobia'

On CNBC, Steve Schmidt just said that the only one who could step in on day one

I made my first batch of red sauce without salt...

David Sirota: The Politics of Sight

Phil Rockstroh: Confronting the Big Empty

clean-air autos in carpool lanes that are converted to High Occupancy Toll lanes

Did any DUers see Dan Senor on Morning Joe Scum earlier

Bullied 'more prone to self harm'

Rachel skewers Republicans latest effort to appeal to women. Just hearing her say "young guns"....

Farmers Markets Move Online

Media for the 99% to Cover May Day

John Edwards is a creep, not a criminal

In this time and age, it would be wise to stay away from CEO's as government leaders...

Canada: Poll puts New Democratic Party ahead of Stephen Harper's (repugnant) Conservatives

Gallbladder is out!

Oklahoma Democratic chairman says Timothy McVeigh would be member of tea party were he alive today

That Would Be Me

The reason the RNC "slow jam" mockery ad against Obama WON'T work...

Americans No Longer Expect Retirement at 65

Scientists provide first large-scale estimate of reef shark losses in the Pacific Ocean (sobering)

Midlands Democrats, GOP unite to send farm bill forward (corrected)

U.S. economic expansion slows more than anticipated in first quarter

Former Horry GOP leader arrested stemming from Atlantic Beach election

New international land deals database reveals rush to buy up Africa

Does consumption need tackling before population?

At 92, Bandit to Hollywood but Hero to Soldiers

FACT CHECK: Romney on his dad growing up poor

The High Price of Materialism

Father, son indicted in $10M Navy kickbacks case

Funny Friday...

Chiropractic manipulation of the spine may cause strokes and even death

Don't You Want to Know Where Your Shades are Made?

Target: Tar Sands

The Ad Using Romney's 2007 Words That Will Destroy Him. Hint: It Involves OBL

Marine sergeant discharged for criticizing Obama: Was that fair?

Maine's Number One... in the Peace Index.

Depression Symptoms: What’s Behind Europe’s Spike in Suicides

Tom Walsh: Nearly 3 years after bankruptcy, Chrysler soars

President Obama, First Lady Honored for Leadership to End Veteran Homelessness

Boulder's New POTUS Pie

The GOP has a guy running for president who's family fled the country to avoid U.S. laws

I didn't alert (but maybe I should have). I chided the poster...

Faux News celebrity guest for the White House Correspondents Dinner - Lindsay Lohan & Kim Kardashian

Oil below $104 after S&P cuts Spain debt rating

Labor Department backs off new limits on child labor on farms

Are Homophobes Gay?

Ex-Edwards aide: Donors' cash went into NC house

DUers in New York - look out for the Enterprise on top of a 747

Romney foreign policy concerned about country that doesn't even exist

AI: Brazil: Historic efforts by federal prosecutors to challenge decades of impunity for military

Evidence shows that anti-depressants likely do more harm than good, researchers find

Harper’s brand hits ‘new low’ amid robo-call, F-35 scandals: poll

Sandra Fluke is a classy woman, manages to smack down both Crowley and Rush in same interview..

INFOGRAPHIC: How The House GOP’s Budget Would Hurt Kids

Holy crap. Willard's doing a fistbump.

Redefining wealth

Oh fugg - Lilk Russert just mixed up the WH Correspondence dinner with

At U.N. happiness summit, a coal pile in the ballroom

Yvette Clarke (D-N.Y.) calls the police after a Glenn Beck post incites the Tea Party

L'il Luke Russert, on the Chuck Todd career path:

Mike Luckovich: "Why Mention Him?" (toon)

Ever see how recent some countries formally abolished slavery?

Cartoonist(?) Glenn McCoy also says the President is a communist.

Fisk: The Children of Fallujah - The Hospital Of Horrors

*** Gets her staple gun out and hangs up the sign for the new DU Lounge Sushi Bar ***

Obama pulls slightly ahead in crazy Rasmussen tracking poll

Venezuelan Government Promotes “Car-Free” Caracas for Urban Cyclists

You Are All Suspects Now. What Are You Going To Do About It?

Gun carrying man ends stabbing spree at Salt Lake grocery store

Lady In Red

NBC News just reported that Zimmerman collected 200K on his website!

Question about non-herbicide control of grassy weed (some kind of sedge)

This just in! The Roman Catholic Church is a secular organization!

Measuring Wars by a Loss of Principles

Tottenham Court Road (HuffPo) Offices Evacuated Over 'Bomb Threat'

Joseph Stigltiz: "Politics Is at the Root of the Problem"

Sumitomo, Tokyo Gas in talks for U.S. LNG imports

Former TVA Chairman calls for end to agency's nuclear building program

Fox News is inviting Lindsay Lohan and Kim Kardashian to the Correspondant's Dinner because...

KELOland: Russell Means: Activist, Actor, Cancer Survivor

Yellowstone park officials were stunned today when..

Derby Pedigrees Examined

I had a transvaginal ultrasound: My perspective on the mandate that touched off 2012's War On Women

Forced resignation hits at heart of Cameron government after Murdoch testimony

Romney Camp: Obama Using Bin Laden To ‘Divide Us’

The Last Days of Osama Bin Laden -TIME (NYTimes nearly blew it!)

Peak oil notes - April 26

Drumbeat: April 27, 2012

There is no Social Security Crisis

KELOland (Sioux Falls) has two pieces involving Russell Means.

Boxing: 4-27 thru 5-5

Peak oil notes - April 26

Drumbeat: April 27, 2012

Pic Of The Moment: Struggling With 18-29 Demographic, Romney Works On Youth Appeal

The best lies $6.1 million can buy

Scott Brown’s income skyrocketed after Senate election

I think we could reasonably make Congress a part-time job

Musician Dingey Fingus reworks 'Girl with the Curious Hand' for Elizabeth Warren

Protesters at US party conventions could pack heat

President Obama talks with members of the 2012 Spring White House intern class - pic

Ole (pronounced "o-lee") joke from my brother

Our 14.3 Trillion dollar debt and who/how it accumulated in a nutshell...

Clean Energy Lags Put World on Pace for 6 Degrees Celsius of Global Warming

6 Kinds of Pills Big Pharma Tries to Get You Hooked on for Life

The spirituality of Hitch’s atheist funeral

Bill Moyers: The Ghost of Joe McCarthy in Today's Republican Party

Where It Rains, It Will Pour--Otherwise, Tough Luck

Why I loves me some Scotland

Judge delays decision on Zimmerman money

If you are getting a little down and out about the November election don't be

Has this been posted yet. great parody video

Mistrial declared in Occupy trespassing case

Media pushed the 'tough on terror' meme though W allowed 9-11, anthrax, BinLaden's ToraBora escape

Report: American Corporations Are Adding More Jobs Overseas Than They Are At Home

Crystal Healing

Human beings have 46 chromosomes, 2 less than the common potato.

Video: Mothers Around the World Share Their Different Experiences

What is a hipster, and why did hipsterism provoke this encounter?

More GOP Gospel

A dispatch from an American in Korea: !!!$4.00 for my prescription medicines!!!

Allan Lichtman: I don't think Romney can upset the apple cart the President still wins

'Get The F**k Outta The Road' Program Aims To Increase Pedestrian Safety (Profanity Warning)

World food prices just keep rising

PELOSI: Republicans "prefer tax subsidies for big oil rather than the health of America's women"

Now this is a bad way to go: Woman Kills Man By Squeezing His Testicles

Congrats to Amerigo Vespucci for making the BEST - POST - EVER!!!

Extreme 111° heat hits Texas

Religion and Reason: Analytic thinking decreases religious belief.

More underwhelming economic growth

The World's Insurers Brace For Climate Change -- Except In America

Gay marine accepts navy veteran’s marriage proposal at base homecoming

Austerity is Killing Europe

Facebook Lobbies Washington to “Like” Spying on Users

Inspection rule pits poultry industry against unions

Prince Andrew's former lover Koo Stark to launch landmark phone hacking claim in the US

ALEC and ExxonMobil Push Loopholes in Fracking Chemical Disclosure Rules

Scientists cry fowl over the FDA's regulatory failure

How a Rising Block of Countries Will Challenge America

Club for Growth urges Republicans in House to vote against student-loan bill

Revolt on the right over student loans?

Will the rePIGs give up their obstruction tactics in congress when Obama wins reelection?

Okay. I get it. The Skinny concept is going too far.

Pope Ratz takes aim at nuns who aren't medieval enough for his holiness

Risk of Mass Solidarity On May 1st: SEVERE

The "foul ball couple" MUST be Republican. They're demanding an apology, saying "they had no idea"

A day of prayer, or religious pandering?

'Cop brutality fuels fire of student anger in Canada'

Tick Alert

Max Keiser: Tainted Sinkholes Of Fraud

It's not the Internet: The real reason the post office is struggling

FB post: "It's called 'Right' for a Reason!" Yes, and here's mine . . .

Would An Extra $10,784 Help Your Family?

Protesters gather in Topeka to oppose ‘Religious Freedom’ bill

Folding light: Wrinkles and twists boost power from solar panels (by 47%)

BRILLIANT! Short Film Explains Secret To Happiness—And It’s Not What You Think

Why would a straight person chose to be anything other than straight?

EXCLUSIVE 'SNOPA' would ban employers, schools from demanding Facebook passwords

Do any of you ladies or men notice any differences in books by female authors?

Supreme idiocy

Striking A Pose (Women and Fantasy Covers)

Strong bipartisan support seen for shift to renewables in CSI survey

Exclusive: Senate probe finds little evidence of effective "torture"

Elizabeth Edwards was a DUer.

Looks like we have someone to run against Grothman

Corbett says he won't provide any more funding sources to avoid massive Pittsburgh transit cuts

We can beat Amendment One if we work hard enough.

President Obama and the First Lady head to Fort Stewart in Georgia - pics

Thom Hartmann: Just 10 Fund The Best Democracy Money Can Buy

What Sex Means for World Peace

Thom Hartmann: Is 1 Case of Mad Cow Disease a Threat?

Terminal niceness

L.A. still seeks its footing 20 years after riots

Antonin Scalia's time to sizzle: Immigration rhetoric in high gear at the high court

The Legacy of Chernobyl

Friday TOON Roundup 1- G'bye Newt

Friday TOON Roundup 2-Mittens and veep

Friday TOON Roundup 3- Bad economy everywhere

Political analyst Charlie Cook: Obama is a metrosexual

Friday TOON Roundup 4- The rest-

Most titillating political affair

Mr. Fish Toon- The General Defection

Judge considering raising or revoking Zim's bond.

How a bill is passed...

I hate when this happens.

Department of Labor withdraws child farm labor restriction after misinformation campaign

Only one actor was BORN to lampoon Mitt Romney:

Iranian caught spying on Jews in India

Not Your Older Brother's MLS: Soccer Matters America

Gay Couples More Likely To Be Interracial Or Inter-Ethnic (2010 Census Analysis)

Incoherent Spasm

Toronto’s Transit City Back in Play

$50,000 of the money "for living expenses -- rent or whatever,"

OMG have you seen this one yet?

Israeli Minister: Legalization Of Outposts A ‘Holiday Gift’ From Netanyahu

Please sign the petition to help stop the execution of Anthony Bartee in Texas on May 2nd.

"Squeezing his testicles" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include

Can anyone here recommend a website for looking up drugs

Mitt Romney: The Max Headroom candidate

I am cross-posting this thread about a doll I have, in the hopes that someone here may know more

At 92, a Bandit to Hollywood but a Hero to Soldiers

Who deserved the baseball?

MoJo's Marco Rubio Explainer.

Delmon Young arrested in NYC

The Fate of Arab Democracy Faced With Religious Conflicts

Hey Michiganders?

Conservative Group Club For Growth To Congress: Let Student Loan Rates Double

Q:Is the president a Muslim? A: "I take him at his word"

DEMOCRACY Hijacked.......(repost fr Michigan forum, 4/8)

Plastic trash in oceans 'vastly' underestimated

Republicans prepare contempt citation against Eric Holder over Fast and Furious

Just to reiterate, please don't jokingly suggest that anyone commit suicide.

¡Ya Basta! Enough is enough (my newest video)

GOP ignores veto threat, passes student loan bill

John Boeher On ‘War On Women’: ‘Give Me A Break’

Anybody have a clue wtf is happening with Denver's Stephanie Miller Sexy Liberal Tour date?

Senate probe finds little evidence of effective "torture"

President Obama and the First Lady pay their respects to the fallen at Fort Stewart - pics

A different take on the collapse of the Copenhagen climate talks

Anybody know wtf is happening with Denver's May 5 Stephanie Miller Sexy Liberal Tour date?

American Crossroads: "Cool" (The Response) Parady

Boehner's bogus student loan bill passes, but 30 Republicans voted against it

Get that filthy, lying, asshole off TV

What $94 million of man comedy looks like.

Hmm, our FRiends are threatening to revolt (latest "Freepathon" stalls out at 30%)

DU ALbum of the Day: Alanis Morissette - "Jagged Little Pill"

Yet another scientific review shows no link between cell phones and cancer.

Its been a good week for our VP

DSK: New York sex scandal orchestrated by political opponents

Ford to offer buyout

'F**king', New Evangelicals, & Supreme Court Fail? (The Point w/ Hal Sparks, K. Carlin, & Fugelsang)

What's for Dinner ~ Friday April 27th

A History of the World, BRIC by BRIC: Neoliberal Dragons, Eurasian Wet Dreams, and Robocop Fantasies

To everyone who commented on my shot of the puppies and the torn up bed...

The impotence of Israel's Supreme Court

Dastardly Canadian Politician Attempts to Bring the Personhood Debate to Canada

Historic Photos From the NYC Municipal Archives

Free Republic is in full meltdown mode.

Food Stamps In Crosshairs Of Republicans' Plan To Save Military

A couple more pics of my niece's trip in India (that's her in the first one)

Just listened to an interview with Jim Graves on WCCO

The Coming Right-Wing Clash over the "Half That Pay No Taxes"

We Are Not Stupid

10 Things You Need to Know About Marco Rubio

Gawker Rant: "Fuck the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner"

Chevron's Quarterly Profit Is Up To $6.5 Billion, Production Is Down, Tax Rate Is Still Lower Than

Boehner on the war on women....

Bill Moyers/Michael Winship: Joe McCarthy’s Ghost Slithers Again

Boner - "It's an election year but by God do we have to fight about everything"

Nine dead in suicide bomb near Damascus mosque

How Washington went soft on childhood obesity

Michaud Condemns Politics on Student Loans

Collapse Of Antarctic Ice Sheet Would Likely Put Washington, D.C. Largely Underwater

Key tests for Skylon spaceplane project

I think I open up just about every hidden post LOL

‘Farewell Intercourse’ Law in Egypt Would Legally Allow Husbands To Have Sex With Dead Wives

Gallup: Obama over Rmoney 50-43, approval at 49%

President Obama & the First Lady greet and speak with troops at Fort Stewart in Hinesville, GA -pics

Netherlands judge backs cafe cannabis ban

The greatest craigslist car ad ever...

Wal-Mart employee starts petition for CEO's ouster

How Long Do We Have To Wait On Global Warming

how long can you watch this before getting crosseyed?

Using Boehner’s Logic GOP Owes Taxpayers $124 Million for Bush Vacation Travel

Not just crazy, BATSHIT CRAZY: Arizona poised to pass anti-UN takeover legislation

Teen's lawyer: the fishermen intentionally shot at the teens, resulting in Summer Moody's death

When the Space Shuttle Buzzed New York City: How Did They Do That?

"And there will be Wars and rumors of whores!"

Thom Hartmann: Should we end the Federal Reserve?

Thom Hartmann: Norwegians Heckle Fear w/Singing not Bombs

Rats Are Smarter Than Human Beings. Rats Are Certainly Smarter Than Republicans.

Cooking with the sun

South Africa loans Malawi R270m to ease fuel shortages

I have a new blog post up! Please give it a view. My site needs hits. :)

Moose Skowron dead at 81

I just put up a new blog post. :) Please give it some love. Pleeeeeeease? :)

Anonymous: Operation Defense Phase II [CISPA]

check this out

PHOTO: Until early April, MiddleFingerMom dined weekly at "Friends." Then THAT SIGN went up.

Government-Run Healthcare is More Efficient Than Private Healthcare


Ex-aide says he worried Edwards might snuff him

New Rove ad hits Obama as a 'celebrity' (here we go again)

State, Amazon settle sales tax dispute

Did you ever have "one of THOSE roommates" (Debbie)?

Why Apple Makes Profits from Electronics that Break (Planned Obsolescence)

MSNBC had a silent side clip of Romney speaking at a college in Ohio. Has anyone seen how

Was Lakota Man Victim of a Hate Crime in South Dakota Hospital?

You catch your first foul ball ever---and some little brat is crying because he didn't catch it...

Campaign treasurer for NYC comptroller indicted

One Guy Totally Predicted What Today's Big Problem Would Be—94 Years Ago!

Morris Claiborne is a good pick for the Cowpies...he's already being dishonest

The dream that failed - The Economist on Nuclear Power

MFM was first in line when the new Care Center opened at the mall.

Romney doing a pep rally speech right now

Tucker Carlson's Pathetic Descent into the Gutter of Hackdom

Cave Johnson here...

Richard Stallman: CISPA neally abolishes people's right not to be unreasonably searched

Again with the 'inexperienced' line?

New Mexico REPUBLICAN Politician Frolicked In Philippines Sex District

Avoiding graywarrior like the plague at an Occupy event:

WTH! Trumad and Hassin Bin Sober!


'Stop the drones!': US ignores Pakistan plea

Refugee Homes, Kindergarten Torched In Arson Attack In Tel Aviv

Germany: Fighting Climate Change And Phasing Out Nuclear Power Are Two Sides Of The Same Coin

Thom Hartmann is a rerun today...wonder why.

As Obama Expands Drone War, Activists & Victims' Advocates Join D.C. Summit on Civilian Toll


Add some fun to your water!11!!1

The President walks the First Lady to her plane - pics

Have others been keeping an eye on which shows have been renewed?

Rise and Shine (this is about the OBL situation)

Tales from the Morgue: Summerhaven endangered by fire

The arrogance of those on the right is showing. As they try to turn the discussion of

Student Loan Interest Rate Bill That Cuts Health Care Program Passes House

Do you support athletic scholarships and college sports?

Another true 'patriot' wears the American flag to plug Sen. Lugar.

Wife will be back tonight from SoCal. Gonna welcome her with some fruit and a nice red wine.

The then future- (and now ex-) MsMFM was, um... bowled over by MFM's romantic marriage proposal.

May 1 2012 - Let the Reclamation Begin !

Politifact examines Joe the Plumber's claim that Obama's parents were communist

Paper penis appears on Suns post game show...

What happens if you ignore history?

Type ‘Zerg Rush’ Into Google for a Pleasant Surprise

cnn poll

I'm gonna say it... Social media is not a profession

How the fuck do THREE Kanye West albums make it to Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time?

I can no longer drink beer, is non-alc beer worth trying?

Oops. GOP Campaign Aide Accidentally Sends Out Obama-As-Muslim Talking Points

One Chance.

NBA Players’ Union Under Investigation by U.S. Attorney

Romney’s Advice To Students: Borrow Money From Your Parents

Romney’s Advice To Students: Borrow Money From Your Parents

A Second Term for Obama

Monica Crowley Apologizes To Sandra Fluke

EXCLUSIVE: Gay Marine says I do on base; a first

Oh boo hoo hoo.

China dissident Chen Guangcheng 'in US embassy

Chen Guangcheng 'safe' in US embassy

Yvette Clarke, New York Rep., Notifies Police After Video Of Her Surfaces On Breitbart, Beck Sites

Bipartisanship never stood a chance

Madeline Bernstein, SCPA-L.A. President, on Chris Brown's decision to sell pit bull puppies online

Newt's LAST Zoo Visit

Floridians! Family member needs healthcare info please!!!

Obama Signs Waiver To Lift Palestinian Aid Barrier

Dutch Plan to Restrict Marijuana Passes Hurdle

Could We Stop 'Signature' Drone Strikes in Yemen and Pakistan?

Atheist group sues Rochester Hills country club over canceled speech

No Syrian Crisis Settlement without Russia, China - Lavrov

Drone War Escalation in Yemen Could Bring Blowback to the US

Where's Fox's Coverage Of Catholic Bishops' Religious Liberty Argument Against AZ Immigration Law?

Pakistan reiterates opposition to drone strikes amid US envoy visit

Drone Warfare: Killing by Remote Control

Romney’s Advice To Students: Borrow Money From Your Parents

US drone attack in southwestern Somalia kills at least 22

If I Were a Rich Man

Swimming against the tide - President Jacob Zuma happily bucks the trend towards monogamy

Grassley Will Lift Hold on FCC Nominees

I kind of wish having a post hidden didn't ban the poster from the thread.

Science denial in the 21st century

Antarctica Is Melting From Below

Does "crotchedy" mean "full of crotches" or "crotch-like"?

Bryce Harper promoted at age 19

New Mexico REPUBLICAN Politician Frolicked In Philippines Sex District

TYT: Police Reviewing Porn To Enforce Condom Law

Rights court investigates 1981 Salvador massacre

Rights court investigates 1981 Salvador massacre

Occupy May Day 2012

Another Republican politician, another 4 prostitutes

NYTimes: "Homophobic? Maybe you're gay."

NLRB Concurring and dissenting statements on representation case rule published

Journalist and human rights activist Dina Meza threatened again

Journalist and human rights activist Dina Meza threatened again

Pink Slime and Mad Cow Just the Tip of the Iceberg

What have business leaders done for America lately?

Romney at Otterbein University in Westerville, OH - pics

FCC Votes to Post TV Station Political Files Online

John McCain complains about politicizing 9/11

The Consolation of Philosophy {ahoy science v? philosophy geeks}

Diablo Canyon nuclear plant in California knocked offline by jellyfish-like creatures called salp

In high school, my friend's mom told her the "California Stop" was the law

Why We Shouldn’t Prescribe Hormonal Contraception to 12 Year Olds

The difference between positive and negative speaking points...

This Election Is Going To Be A Terrifying Experience.

Medellin hostels 'shocked' by US tourist shooting .

Medellin hostels 'shocked' by US tourist shooting

Hypnotic Ukrainian electro-folk, ethno-pop alternative dance music.

NYT: Homophobic? Maybe You’re Gay!

Three Words In The Bible That Some People Totally Ignore

ALEC Teeters as Boycott Success Forces Members to Flee

Today Is A Good Day-Click

Any Delegates or Alternates attending Saturdays District Conventions?

Obama Stunner: Climate Change Will Be A Campaign Issue, We Need to Do Much More To Combat It

Barack and Mitt phone conversation

It IS beautiful here and there are a LOT of very nice, progressive people here, too...

LOL!! Did you guys see Rev Al and Michael Steele "debating"?

How low can they go?: Repug slimebuckets at it again....

A bit surprising: Nearly 3 in 4 Arizona voters favor the Dream Act

Hunter (D) Finally Declared Winner in Judge Election

So let me get this straight - anything that exposes Willard Rmoney

Weekend Economists Examine Escape Artists and Con Men April 27-29, 2012

Sanford chief defender's letter, addressed to black city manager, littered with the n-word

Quotes/tweets from the Women's Leadership Forum's issues conference

? to Andrew Young: Did you respond by telling her 'the truth will mess up everything?'

Veterans and Brain Disease

The ED Show - Republican Gov. Scott Walker begs for 'outside money'

Photos: Owl and Dog Bond Together

We have a candidate! Tanya Lohr to run against Glenn Grothman in Wisconsin District 20. Pics.

Over 111,000 People Have Signed A Petition Denouncing Rep. Foxx’s Disparaging

ReTHUGS had secret meeting on innauguration night to figure out how to grind country to a halt

Secret service advance teams will now have "Monitors".

So, now this asshole is saying that he wishes that he could take it all back?!?

Just wondering ...

watch out folks, President Obama is once again a....

There Is No Debate With Republicans

Obama: GOP on women's health like 'being in a time machine'

An image: Romney starring in gone with the snzzzzzzzzzzzz

House approves student loan bill, paid for with healthcare funds

From their own 40 to behind their own goalpost.....

This election season Democrats must fight with all their emotions. Happy people are nice, open and

Al Qaeda now incapable of 9/11-scale attack: U.S. officials

Hubble Images Searchlight Beams from a Preplanetary Nebula

Indian Country Today:Was Lakota Man Victim of a Hate Crime in South Dakota Hospital?

(Suspicious) Fire guts Miami offices of Cuba travel firm

Michelle Obama Answers Questions from Kids, Very Cute

Armed superhero (BeeSting) in body armor patrolling trailer park arrested after shotgun goes off

European, US Austerity Drive is Suicidal: Nobel Economist Stiglitz

Now apparently it’s a “slam” to say Paul Ryan likes Ayn Rand

Are the Catholic sisters being bullied?

Romney’s Advice To Students: Borrow Money From Your Parents

The Jesus Budget

$23,000 Earrings Made Out of AK47's Seized in Africa

This is how a neighborhood watch is supposed to work.

To Kick Climate Change, Replace Corn With Pastured Beef

Here is a rant I chickened out of posting as a comment on a newspaper website in my home town

What is flag protocol?


Somali convicted in U.S. court on piracy charges

Romney Attacks Stimulus At College That Took Stimulus Funds

Forced Arbitration Rogues Gallery!

KFC must pay $8.3m to poisoned girl in Australia

I'm learing some new euphamisms for "lies" ...

(Xpost from E&E) To Kick Climate Change, Replace Corn With Pastured Beef

Freeper gives a shout-out to DU in wake of RimJob hitting only 31% of his "Q2 Freepathon" target

Controversial (Cuba) Travel Company Goes Up In Flames