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Archives: April 30, 2012

Libya's Gaddafi-era oil chief found floating dead in Danube

Poll: Do you think this guy that the CIA tortured really did all these things he confessed to?

Creepy Romney picture on TPM. Almost Rosemary's Babyesque.

Luke--- really? .....not that there's,,,,well you know

A bird of "bad moral character" landed in a tree near my deck...

So when 60 Minutes interviewed Mr. Bester...

Hard Measures: Ex-CIA head defends post-9/11 tactics

Nam redux

Watching CNN's documentary about Rodney King.

With the corporations acting to co-opt systems, economies and industries they keep good information

the science of anesthesia

NewsNation - Fighting for the female vote

What are you drinking right now? I'm drinking water and lemon juice. I ran out of equal. It tastes

“Rights that women felt were settled for nearly a generation, have suddenly become contested again.


10 most polluted cities in US

A 21st Century Feminist Family ~love

Andrew McCutchen takes his pet Puli to the game >>

Pinch me - watching a Repub debate in Az for my district - there are 5 Repugs... 3 say

The Death Of Facts In An Age Of "Truthiness"

Hey iverglas...... What's going on North of the Border?

Anyone lose it (OK - THEM!) on a regular basis?

TYT: Raise Taxes On The Poor - Eric Cantor

ALWAYS clean the catbox in a timely fashion. ALWAYS!!!

fair & balanced

Woohoo! I officially hate straight sex!

MiddleFingerMom believes breakfast is important, BUT... ... ... ... ...

(stepping into it) - What's the difference b'tween Bob SEGER & SPRINGSTEEN?!1

Usual Rethug empathetic-when-it-happens-to-me thread:


If Romney’s Finances Were Vetted Would His Pinstripes Turn Into an Orange Jumpsuit?

Daily Kos: When a Blue Dog falls in primary, every Democrat in Congress hears it

Forrest Gump is on TBS tonight. It is one of the only movies I can watch over and over

Need some help with flowers suited to southern California.

Leaked Video: Live Goats' Legs Cut off By U.S. Military.

Peru investigates deaths of more than 500 pelicans

Let The County Grounds Serve As Symbol Of Scott Walker’s Legacy

Obama Campaign Develops Slogan to Exploit Romney's Dog Problem

Why did Gingrich even bother to show up at the WHCD last night?

Ammo Selection

Romney's World View

Who or what creates good-paying jobs?

Ann Romney: "I love the fact that there are women who don't have a choice and they must go to work"

TRAMPOLINE by Green Sparkle Frog...

Anyone ever see the movie Revolutionary Road with Leonardo Dicaprio? Is it any good?

So a man lies about a blow job and he gets impeached...

Henry Clay Estate nearing the golden hour

Banks Working with Police to ‘Identify, Map and Track’ Occupy Protesters

Gotta Love This Coming Out Video: Kid Tells Mom

Idaho primary

Weed: Samuel L. Jackson Reveals the "Real" origin of the Hulk,

According to the most recent 270towin map....

Lewis Lapham: Machine-Made News

Best Volley Thus Far from Our Side in the War on Women

new term that I came across today... GOPathetic

What is the best way to combat-

How about some of those famous Lounge vibes, please??

Anyone else watch "60 Minutes" tonight?

Sudan Declares State of Emergency as Clashes Continue's first preliminary map of the season

watched the videos about the Nasty Koch Brothers at the UU church today. Seems like

Zimmerman's attorney plans to delay request for evidence

"Cops Would Be Liable Arresting Citizens For Recording Under Approved Conn. Bill"

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, May 1st: Something's Fishy

Man run over by taxi during altercation in Montreal. Graphic video warning.

Man run over by taxi during altercation in Montreal. Graphic video warning.

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Sunday, April 29)

Do issues matter in the 2012 election, or are demographics destiny?

What the FUCK is wrong with people?

Fresh Debt Scandal Rocks Minnesota Republican Party

Three Words That Made Republicans Lose Their Minds....

How much longer is the media going to allow Abbott to hoodwink the electors.

How did ALEC get exempted from South Carolina lobbying ethics law?

Bill Clinton, President Obama team up at fundraiser to hammer Romney

Ted Nugent Says He's On 'Even Better' Terms With Secret Service, Praises Joe Arpaio

Gloat Free NBA Post-Season Scores (Sunday, April 29)

Which DU posters haven't been laid for six days?

Why is the "marriage factor" An example for women making less than men per hour?

On 60 Minutes, Ex-CIA Clandestine Service Head Defends Group Against ‘Torture’ Allegations

All Nerds On Deck...

Experts Believe Iran Conflict Is Less Likely

Americans, like human beings everywhere...

Can we discuss religion in a fresh productive way? I'm ready.

(Gaddafi defector) Former Libyan oil minister found dead in Vienna

Quantum teleportation achieved over ten miles of free space

Priest in gay porn probe leaves parish

Walker Blames political unrest for job losses! Big business now repeating talking point.

New Prometheus Trailer

Attorney, who defended Walker's collective bargaining law, gets a bonus and pay hike.

94 year-old Mathilda takes to the dance floor

I accept your apology

Racial differences found in care of children in ED

Benzion Netanyahu, Hawkish Scholar, Dies at 102

The good soldier

$5.2 Billion being spent on the Titanic II

Rep. Jim McDermott (WA-07) is betting that it's 6-3 in favor of ACA

TDaP booster -- wow, very sore three days later!

Hundreds of Economists: Marijuana Prohibition Costs Billions, Legalization Would Earn Billions

xkcd Toon: Bookshelf

Ron Paul supporters team with Joe Miller to take over Alaska Republican Party

'Meow' the 37-pound cat gets TSA patdown

Documents reveal hundreds of ‘high-risk misconduct’ cases at Canadian Revenue Agency

Africa’s Biggest Landfill Site: The Case Of Bisasar Road

Balloon head Trump

Only We Can Save The Children

IMF secures additional bank bailout funds

Caught up in violence of L.A. riots, victim has lasting empathy

More insights about my progressed Moon in Pisces...

Bill Moyers has some real must see television on the tv stations and its connection with politics

Doctor Pablo & The Dub Syndicate - Dr. Who

Military sexual assault survivors call on Capitol Hill for truth and justice

Vibe request from/for digit

Halperin says it's fair game for Obama to use the taking out of Bin Laden

Local Attorney Arrested for Drug Possession and DWI (Corpus Christi)

Newt's news conference: 'Can you hear me in the back?' (cartoon)

Is It Possible To Build An Economy Without Jobs?

Public enemy No. 1 is on run, but al-Qaida seeks payback over bin Laden

Thomas Paine: "He that would make his own liberty secure ..."

In honor of David Cameron and Nicolas Sarkozy, a little Henry Rollins...............

Chris Hedges: Welcome to the Asylum

Why This May Day Matters

4 (state) senators leave council, citing 'extreme' agenda (ALEC)

Private Prison Corporations Are Modern Day Slave Traders

Movement fights Israeli gender bias!

Corporate Personhood Is Not the Problem with Citizens United

Pelosi turning her back on defending Medicare and Social Security?

John Kerry in 2012 spotlight

'Gone through a blender': No signs of distress before yacht race tragedy

Machiavelli's The Prince, part 6: was Machiavelli an atheist?

Stephen King: Tax Me, for F@%&’s Sake!

Obama campaign’s case: Forward

Survey: Religion a key factor in presidential race

Call Me Maybe - Weho Queens redux

US strikes a military pose for Iran

God I just wish Women ran the World.

About this "Tax Repatriation" bullshit; a better approach?

Chris Hedges: Welcome to the Asylum


Occupy the regulatory system!

Blogging Blue goes out of it's way to smear Jeremy Ryan. What's up with that?

'Slaughtered for their ivory': Up to 35,000 elephants slain in one year, charity says

Question about "Thereby Hangs a Tale" by Spencer Quinn--SPOILERS.

'Brake gene' turned off in pancreatic cancer

E.J. Dionne: Connecticut’s Death Penalty Message

The problem of 'working from different facts'

Frog Relaxes, World Goes Wild

Boston Skeptics Movie Club: The Revisionaries

Boston Skeptics Movie Club: The Revisionaries

Bulletin: WI DNR Abandoning Air And Water Enforcement

Krugman: Putting Even More Con in Conservative (updated)

British Columbia hang glider plunges to her death as boyfriend videotapes anniversary gift

Lions invade wealthy Nairobi suburb ... and crime rates nosedive

Mitt: my family was "helped by the government to get on their feet"

The Legendary Paul Ryan (Mitt who?)

Obama Campaign Releases New Video To Kick Off Campaign

If GWB had killed Osama, Saved GM & helped the downfall of a tyrant without the loss of US troops

60 Minutes: Why did Lesley Stahl pass up a perfect opportunity to ask Jose Rodriguez about the kids?

Global unemployment outlook gloomy, warns ILO

"Gays can't be trusted with children"

Rehabbing an old hot water tank

Cycle-Skating - The New Sport

Jailed for $280: The Return of Debtors' Prisons

Syria unrest: Deadly blasts rock Idlib

U.S. 'dirty oil' imports set to triple

Canadians, finally, may be living in a just society

Right to Bear Arms

Looking for stories about the 1992 LA riots from those in CA at the time

Why Guys Really Hate Being Called ‘Creepy’

"Forward" Obama Campaign Releases New Video

DU Lounge Challenge!

PHOTO: MiddleFingerMom is SICK of car vandalism. Now he's fighting BACK.

For the Republicans it is a pride thing

Pastor Joel Osteen: Being gay is a sin

Drumbeat from this weekend and today...

Drumbeat from this weekend and today...

Speech and Religion: The Defamation Suit Against Rachel Maddow:

So my liberal sister sees the new Obama 'Forward' ad, and this is what she writes me:

For those who think sunbathing on a road is a good idea....

Fred Hammond To Serve As Co-National Chair and Spokesperson For "Ties Never Broken"

I have a new blog post up. Part 2!

Part 2 of my blog is up!

Gov. Jerry Brown: Republican Party like a cult

Altruism and the New Enlightenment -- interview with E.O. Wilson

Venezuela's food production tumbles 6.9% in January 2012

This Week in Poverty: Will the Poor Get Poorer in the Land of Lincoln?

Occupy Prepares for May Day: No Work, No School, No Banking

Never Forget What You Are. The rest of the world will not. -- Tyrion Lannister

Norman Ornstein (right-winger) lays blame at feet of Republicans in Congress (re: gridlock)

Dan Rather on GMA

May Day! May Day! The OccupyUSA Blog for Monday (April 30), With Frequent Updates

Tom Tomorrow: Conservative Jones, Citizen Journalist! Exposes Planned Parenthood

As America's waistline expands, costs soar

The Day After (regime fall - whenever that happens - in North Korea)

Wind farms can cause climate change, finds new study

Arianna Huffington: President's bin Laden ad "despicable"

RFK assassination witness tells CNN: There was a second shooter

* Norquist to Romney: Ryan owns you: We do "not expect Mr. Romney to lead as president."

A dusty home may influence a babies gut

EU prepares growth-stimulating investment "Marshall Plan"

Cybercharter Schools continue to siphon off huge amounts of $ from public schools, with weak results

Why shouldn't Obama use the bin Laden raid? Bush sure had fun exploiting 9/11 to his advantage

They should be reducing the Soc Sec age to 50 for retirement. No jobs and G Will wants it at 74.

Online Media and Technology to the Service of Refugees

I hate to be a pain but could you move the 'Create Poll' button

A question inspired by church yesterday

Hahaha, please see what a movie is about before taking your kids.....

Social unrest on the rise in Europe, says ILO report

I Am New Here....but, I would like to share my new Video.

5 Ways to Spot a B.S. Political Story in Under 10 Seconds

To whomever was driving the *)#%#^ Caravan of overgenerosity

A Political Satire in the Style of the "Divine Comedy"

Amazing race (potential spoiler)

*** puts out a new sign in front of the DU Suggestion Box ***

Humor in Satirical Form

Breast cancer survivor handcuffed and thrown in jail over a mistaken $280 medical bill as 'debtor's

Uganda: Protesters Bare Bras After Police Sexually Assault Politician

U.S. foreign policy, brought to you by ExxonMobil

Man Utd versus Citteh for all the marbles today

The Only Thing GOP Good For Creating Misery

George Zimmerman: Defense team launches new site

Why You Should Be Worried About the California Mad Cow Case

Poll: Should the "Create Poll" button be moved?

Any new Sanford police chief will face a divided city

My prescription: More love, less boarding school for children of the wealthy

Monday Morning Transparency Check.

Uganda: Protesters Bare Bras After Police Sexually Assault Politician

The Floods are coming! I knew it. The movie 2012 was prescient.

Doctor's orders

"Did you need any more reasons to short Spanish debt?"

Captured on film: LynneSin driving to work this morning.

'Hillary and I — we’ve spent the last three and a half years cleaning up after other folks’ messes'

Private Prison Corporations Are Modern Day Slave Traders

I'm looking to buy a new computer. What's the best place to find a bargain?

Public Displays of Connection: How Social Media Can Help Repair the News' Trust Problem


TDPS: Red states have most gay sex and bestiality internet searches. Fascinating.

Greek anti-bailout leftist wins over austerity - weary voters

Watchdogs say IRS to revoke gun rights and passports

Once poster child of crisis, Iceland recovers

Beware: Long stretch of I-96 to close for overhaul

2 teen girls sunbathing on Pa. road struck by car

Suggestion for feature: trash all threads older than x days. nt.

Pic Of The Moment: General Election Underway, Romney Touts Experience As Bald-Faced Liar

Walker's headquarters in double secret location

NYPD Sued By City Council Members Over Response To Protests

Strange organism has unique roots in the tree of life

I want to thank the guy driving a Dodge Caravan

Free Audio Downloads from The Monroe Institute

Win the 100-meter sprint .......... OR ELSE !!!!

Police: Man drove 111 mph for sex

Romney's Failed Record in Portsmouth, New Hampshire

U.S. 'dirty oil' imports set to triple

Twilight Fans--One for the road.

Don't honk at old People

Former CIA Official Seeking To Confirm Efficacy of Torture Does The Opposite

E.L. Doctorow: Unexceptionalism: A Primer

"Operaton Frequent Wind": 37 years ago today.

Rise of far right in Greece worries mainstream

Usual fixes are not working.

Americans keep believing they will be able to kick that football

Occupy Wall Street Plans Global Disruption of Status Quo May 1

Pink snow!?!?!

Unbelievable Headline From 1935 Confirms That Nothing Ever Changes In The World

The privileged cannot absolve the other privileged

Occupy Wall Street Plans Global Disruption of Status Quo

Monday Toon Roundup 1- GOP primary fallout

Monday Toon Roundup 2- Rights and losses

Monday Toon Roundup 3- The rest

AFL-CIO Debuts ‘Meet Mr. 1%’ Video, Calls For Engagement In Election

Chris Hedges: Welcome to the Asylum

Tea Party Congressmen Accept Cash From Bailed-Out Bankers

Homeownership Rate in U.S. Falls to Lowest Since 1997

Former CIA Spy Jose Rodriguez’s Truly Sociopathic ’60 Minutes’ Interview

In case you forgot - the ReTHUG 2004 convention was all 9/11

How our brains set the world spinning.

Why Misdemeanors Aren’t So Minor

Republicans outraged Obama usurped their 'Daddy party' throne

Inside a New York Times story meeting...

Atheist Group: Movie Theater Discriminated Against Us By Pulling Ad

Warrior in Chief

A Beautiful Gay Marriage* Video With One Idea You May Have Never Thought Of

Gas prices down for second straight week

Mormons for Obama

Originalist Sin By Eliot Spitzer

The massacre at Libya's Khalat al-Farjan compound

Don't let up in war against antibiotic resistance

you give it a title

Battered Children

Listen up, criminals! Earprints lead German cops to alleged serial burglar

Block all progress then blame the guy you block on his lack of progress.

So, usually all the conspiracy things on DU get sent to some obscure group

Accelerating climate change exerts strong pressure on Europe's mountain flora

Man sues BMW for 'persistent' erection

Holding Birth Control Hostage

posters for educators

Oil Spill Whistleblower Settles,Vows to "Fund a Nationwide Attack" On His Former Employer

For the DU Word Police, a good example on how ANYTHING can be offensive

Poliquin being raked over coals

When you hear people complain about Obama politicizing the death of Osama bin Laden

It must be discouraging working at the DNR these days

Did rogue spies or 'Pakistani Blackwater' shield Osama bin Laden?

Top Obama aide offers legal defense of drone strikes

The Difference between Obama and Romney

Former UVa Dean, significant donor to the University’s LGBTQ communities, dies, aged 82

Top Obama aide offers legal defense of drone strikes

Wisconsin: No wonder Walker wanted to repeal the (equal pay) law - it was working. Great video.

Top court to follow up on immigration lawyer case

You ROCK Obama!!

Sometimes I feel like....Google's watching me.....and I have no privacy

Iraq fugitive VP charged with murdering six judges

Sarah Palin sculpture, with gaping mouth that doubles as an oven, raises eyebrows (VIDEO)

The quantum fusion hypothesis

Your own spy drone helicopter for $50

Tymoshenko case: Europe pressure on Ukraine intensifies

Farewell Newt and all your cheerleaders!...

Thom Hartmann: Workers Memorial Day - Workers Built this Country

Romney: 'Even Jimmy Carter' would have ordered Bin Laden raid

OBL Politics discussed on NOW w/Alex Wagner - wow -let's put this in perspective....

Romney: Democrats Don’t Want People To Own Pools Or Golf Courses

The Most Interesting Man to endorse Mitt Romney

Tea Party Congressmen Accept Cash From Bailed-Out Bankers

The choice is clear. Elect Mitt and we get Paul Ryan's disastrous budget rammed thru Congress.

Romney to Hold Fundraiser in Pentagon City


Horse-Race Journalism Playbook

DU Album of the Day: "Frampton Comes Alive" Peter Frampton

Caption this pic of Mitt

"It’s wrong to exploit military success for partisan advantage, unless you’re a Republican."

EPA official resigns over 'crucify' remark

How to spot BS in political news...

Columnist Dan Savage stands by comments on 'bulls**t in the Bible'

Analysis: Gulf states struggle to agree on missile shield

Well, this about sums it up...

American Atheists leaders receive death threats serious enough to warrant police attention

American Atheists leaders receive death threats serious enough to warrant police attention

XKCD takes a shot at Ayn Rand. Don't forget to hover over the pic for added enjoyment.

Man in cow suit crawls out of Wal-Mart with 26 gallons of milk

Capitalism: A Ghost Story - Arundhati Roy

WTF has #Occupy done so far?

First 'Dougherty Gang' Sibling Dylan Dougherty Sentenced to 32 Years

My sister read the thread on her comments regarding the new "Forward" video. Here's what she said.

Federal judge stops Texas from banning Planned Parenthood from receiving state funds

U.K. High Court Orders ISPs to Block The Pirate Bay

AFL-CIO: Meet Mr. 1%

How is it that North Carolina has become a toss up / blue state the past few years?

Jeremy Scahill - America's Covert Wars

I just wish we had won the game. Video >>

Australia lists the koala as 'vulnerable' species

"(IN) Homophobe Lawmaker Who Blasted Girl Scouts Gets Only 1 Donation "

My Day in Paris

Google staff knew of Street View data breach, says FCC

Clinton to travel to China amid tension over escaped activist

Snake Alchemist ----looks like he was PPRed

"For sex" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "for sex".

X-post from Video & Multimedia

Congress is Broken and it's the Republicans' fault, mostly...

Beinart's inspiration denounces Israel as a 'colony'


Dave Zirin: Want to Understand the 1992 LA Riots? Start with the 1984 LA Olympics

IPS: Palestinian inmates' demands examined

What Up With This ‘Wall St. Jews’ Flier?

Joy overflows at Romney rally as Romney practices his presidential posing

WI recall: Spanish ballots mailed to non-spanish-speakers

Need advice on what digital camera to get.( thank you all !!-ordered one today).

Elon Musk solar firm files IPO

Wisconsin: Falk Announces She Will Kill Walker Rule That Opens Door for Teacher Pay Cuts

foreign policy has ALWAYS been political

Solar-Panel Installer SolarCity Plans To Go Public

Wisconsin:Kathy Nickolaus: Is she or isn’t she in charge of the recall elections in Waukesha County?

Libyan official denies involvement in Lutfallah II case

Excellent piece: "Corporate Socialism" alive and well in America - Fast Forward. Must see.

Russia Talks to Syrian Dissident, Looks Beyond Assad

How MFM takes his pets out for a walk

According to Republicans

Peter Slen of C-SPAN

Workers have surrendered

What Mitt Romney really does

THIS MODERN WORLD TOON: Conservative Jones, citizen journalist!

5 tax fallacies invented by the 1%

This joke isn't funny anymore!

RFK assassination witness: Sirhan Sirhan did not act alone

A Simple Visual Rebuttal to Republicans Whining about Obama's Use of Killing OBL for Politics

Romney: College students should borrow from their parents and start a business

A.D.C. signs

affordable housing wobbles as redevelopment agencies close

Federal Judge blocks de-funding of Planned Parenthood by Texas

"Warning: Mitt Romney's Advisers Are George Bush Neocons Calling for War With Iran "

Obama just tore them all a new one re Bin Laden - let them explain it

Unease grows in Sarkozy's party over rightward lurch

A few questions about the taxes Apple did not pay?

Candidate Ken’s attitude to Jews may be key in race to run London

$50M secret warship to be auctioned for scrap metal

Moonandback Interview with Gary Hudson, part 1 – SSI’s Artificial Gravity Space Station

Great news! Here's the pool everyone gets if Rmoney is elected!

Schoolyard power-plays are the problem

Les Très Riches Heures de Mrs Mole: A Real-Life Ronald Searle Love Story

Putting Even More Con in Conservative ( Paul Ryan )

Tech exec gets 22 years prison for $30M fraud

German far-right extremists tap into green movement...

Papantonio & Senator Boxer Discuss GOP’s War On Women

Any KINKS fans here?

2012 Draft: Analysis by animated GIF

Stephen King: Tax Me, for F@%&’s Sake!

Mitt & Rudy to appear "not far from Ground Zero" tomorrow. No excessive celebrations!

Tilly, an orphaned baby wallaby - pics

Can the admins see posts that people delete?

Tea party favorite (vs Richard Lugar in IN republican senate primary) has Democrats hopeful

Moaning on a Monday. Please come CAPTION Mitt and W.!!!

Obama strategy of taking credit for Osama bin Laden killing is risky, some observers say

Wall Street Banks Coordinate To Fight May Day Protests, Compare Themselves To Elk Hunted By Wolves

3 Children Killed in Taliban-U.S. Cross-Fire

TYT: Nutella 'Not a Healthfood' Lawsuit

"In the Face of CIA Drone Strikes, Pakistan is Powerless"/Presentation at the "Drone Summet"

"Fuck Ron Paul"

Monday's on the make. Please come CAPTION Mitt-the-Wit!!!

Arrianna Huffington: The Obama Bin Laden ad is DESPICABLE

Nurse Accused of Killing Texas Woman, Taking Baby Says She’s No Monster

AP EXCLUSIVE: US Not Reporting All Afghan Attacks

How do you amend the cause of death on a death certificate?

How to Keep Electronics out of Landfills

How Mississippi's Black/Brown Strategy Beat the South's Anti-Immigrant Wave

Ex-CIA counterterror chief says Pelosi ‘reinventing the truth’ about waterboarding...jose rodriguez

Any KINKY fans here?

"the last several decades have witnessed a striking diminution in regular contacts with our friends"

In preparation for the FLOTUS' visit ...

Chavez Seeks Leave to Fly to Cuba for More Cancer Treatment

Defective (new) nuke plant generators cost $610M in 2010; who should pay?

Do you believe Mitt Romney loves America?

I could use some advice on building my computer to a functional status.

It's OK to ask if Barack Obama is a Muslim?

Pictures from the top of WTC

Israel begins buildings wall on Lebanon border

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds - Dr. James Loewen - Lies My Teacher Told Me P1

Thom Hartmann: Conversations with Great Minds - Dr. James Loewen - Lies My Teacher Told Me P2

Les Hinton misled Parliament

cabin weekend - scarey bridges - now in living colour! video links inside

How about a little DU love for a DU grandbaby?

Okla. high court strikes down personhood amendment

Ex-Uribe adviser to testify in Drummond-Paramilitary unionist murder trial (Alabama-based company)

Ex-Uribe adviser to testify in Drummond-Paramilitary unionist murder trial .

"The older form of human community was antithetical and hostile to capitalism"

Text links don't seem to be working

Being 'Born-Again' Linked to More Brain Atrophy: Study

Indigenous leader accuses Colombian govt of genocide .

Colombian authorities ordered to apologize for massacre .

Colombian authorities ordered to apologize for massacre .

China may steal a march on Europe in fight against climate change

Spirit Airlines' Final Answer To Dying Vietnam Vet Seeking Ticket Refund: No!

Gunning for Bosco

Our Hope Is in Our Struggle: Reclaiming Land and Life in Honduras

"The press wants to know why I'm lagging behind. Well, maybe if I had been born in Kenya

Tom Morello - Guitarmy - tomorrow Occupy Guitar in New York

Attn Gen. Holder: Yes, The Executive Branch Could Remove MMJ from DEA Hands

The self-delete button is getting worn out around here.

The infighting that threatens to undermine US nuclear safety

Fed Judge Blocks Exclusion of Planned Parenthood from Women's Health Program

Does anybody know who one gets to clean and recalibrate a gas stove?

"...Don't listen to those Republicans. We are beating the clock."

Global Warming Refuge Discovered Near At-Risk Pacific Island Nation of Kiribati

Oy. Looking at dental insurance ONLY.

Obama stays on offense on OBL, 2012

Regular Ordinary Swedish Meal Time

'US, allies back armed gangs in Syria'

The Most Aggressive Defense Of Teachers You'll Hear This Year

U.K. union bars Israeli expert from conference on conflict resolution

LynneSin breaks out Sharpie and prints out new rules for DU Lounge unisex bathroom:

Tea Partiers Who Opposed Bank Bailout Take Campaign Donations From Bailed-Out Banks

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery....

Cynthia Carle's New Album: Songs for Nonbelievers

Image just tweeted by Senator Bernie Sanders (ie: War on Women)

1,000 Reasons to Strike on May 1: A day without the 99% | Mickey Z.

Numerology Shows, Sites, Blogs, Practitioners...

"Always remember to keep riding the storm out"

Tweety on Sour Gripes - the 'outrage' in quotes on Bin Laden

Wind Energy at the Crossroads

Supercomputing Power Could Pave the Way to Energy-Efficient Engines

Second full length trailer for Aaron Sorkin‘s The Newsroom

ACLU: Private Prisons Are the Problem, Not the Solution

Romney campaign proposes LOW-interest 30-yr mortgages for these modular homes for the working poor.

Paul vs Paul (Ron Paul vs Paul Krugman)

Jilted dentist removes all of her ex-boyfriend's teeth

FORWARD: The Barack Obama Legacy....So Far!

Father Tried To Sacrifice Son In San Diego Cemetery

Israeli Security Elite Slams Netanyahu, sidetracks War on Iran

What's your favorite place to stay in New York City?

Hodgson for England!!!

Half truths and repression: the tools of Bashar al-Assad's Syrian regime

Top EPA Official Steps Down in Wake of "Crucify" Comment

"The State of Working America"

Religious Sites Carry More Malware Than Porn Sites, Security Firm Reports

From Minister To Atheist: A Story Of Losing Faith

Regarding the Bombing in Damascus

Highly religious people are less motivated by compassion than are non-believers

PennDOT to rename bridge in honor of baseball great Stan Musial!

Google Sued for Suggesting Rupert Murdoch and Other Celebrities are Jewish

I've got a million of 'em...

Stephen King Goes Cujo On The Rich For Complaining About Taxes: ‘Tough Sh*t’

Good news for Texas women

Buzz Aldrin to Present NSS Space Pioneer Award on Colbert Report May 3

How to stop a nightmare

California Man Sues BMW for Persistent Erection

21 Seconds Of WTF Coming Your Way Courtesy Of This Presidential Candidate

Federal judge blocks release of bin Laden death photos

Florida "Uterus Controversy" Song Parody

Post here if the MLB team you follow has not won a World Series.

New Venezuelan Labor Law reduces working hours

Obama Adviser Defends Drone Strikes

The Empire Strikes Back: Attack of the Drones

Oklahoma Supreme Court: ‘Fetal personhood’ initiative ‘clearly unconstitutional’

What is the "equal" (re)action to those who are destroying the Planet?

1st Space Solar Power International Student and Young Professional Design Competition

Man, the things I miss by only logging onto DU once in a blue moon.

Drone strikes, main reason of Pakistani anger at US

When LynneSin and ohiosmith go out on a date, they like to keep a low profile.

Pakistan’s FO summon US diplomat; protest over drone attack

The Obama Contradiction

The Rich Man and The Fat Man. What a ticket!

Sure BHO is using OBL, almost like OBL used Bush

Are you suspecting this election season is not going to be any fun for those with a weak stomach?


Drone strike stirs tension between US and Pakistan

Occupy movement prepares for nationwide general strike

Ahead of May Day, David Harvey on Urban Uprisings From Occupy Wall Street to Paris Commune

Jon Meacham: Why Obama Owns bin Laden

does the media have access to youtube?

Lack of a U.S. Apology is Sticking Point for Pakistan

Wind energy is not a future resource, it is here now.

Why the hell isn't Ted Strickland still the governor of OHIO?

Drone victims’ defender speaks

Suspicious envelopes close 3 Wells Fargo branches

Occupy: What to expect in May Day "general strike"

Engineering offshore wind energy for volume production

Everyone knows what The First of May is, right?

Grayson Hits Romney. Hard.

Check out my new vanity plate

Gummi Bears

GOP Rep. Joe Walsh Says The Country Only Elected President Obama Because He’s Black

MFM and his posse arrive for The Hamptons' social event of the season.

General Strike Banner Drop in Union Square, 4/29/12

Suggestion for New Member Forum and Memorial Group

ACLU Says..

Out-of-touch Rich Man Chronicles: Michael Bloomberg equates a living wage to communism

I posted a link to an NPR feature today in the Relgion forum.

Documents reveal al Qaeda's future strategies

Rush Limbaugh is back on his Oxy.

Bruce Wayne decided that he had to give up the superhero biz until he could stop smokin' the reefer.

Mystery solved: How he got the name "Mitt".

FB: Libya election information

Is there anything a Popsicle won't fix?

Muddy Waters (4.4.13 – 4.30.83) John Lee Hooker, Johnny Winter - I Just Wanna Make Love To You

An Underground Fossil Forest Offers Clues on Climate Change

Cannibal shrimp: The invasion has begun

Bill Clinton is more popular than ever right now, notching a 67-29 percent favorable

Blackfeet ask for more openness about oil, gas exploration

Breakthrough wind turbine produces drinking water

Draper coming up on Al Sharpton - the GOP inauguration night plan

Martin Bashir - Romney aide: Save the auto industry? Mitt did that

News release: NLRB representation case amendments take effect today

I think we can all agree that afore he got married, Tobin spent W-A-A-A-Y too much time on the road.

Romney SuperPac Pulls Negative Primary Spots From YouTube

Hillary Clinton's ovaries would be much bigger and brassier than any Republican's cojones in 2016

(NLRB) Complaint against 24 Hour Fitness alleges arbitration policy is unlawful

White House releases public/private guidelines

A Video Tour of the Food Desert that is Dayton, Ohio

Help us protest the DISGUSTING segment on 60 Minutes that allowed the torturer

A series on labor done by the real news done in 2009 still worth a look

Prediction: The May 1st "general strike" is going to be an enormous flop.

Native American Blind Man Mutilated By Staff At Rapid City Hospital

Number of Babies Born Addicted to Prescription Painkillers Skyrockets

Rachel Maddow Is Right

Have you ever wondered what Republicans & Libertarians mean by "freedom"?

Marlins attendance...


Orangutan caught getting dressed! (video)

Accused of 'defaming the King', Thai trade unionist needs our help today

Explaining the War on Drugs

New Obama slogan has long ties to Marxism, socialism

You know what Lurch Romney is?

The media has a conservative bias...

US officials claim terrorists might attack aircraft with bombs surgically implanted in their bodies

Two revolutions in the Islamic world: one to overturn political tyranny and one to end misogyny

DVR alert: Paul Krugman FOR THE HOUR on Charlie Rose tonight

U.N. Says Israel Limits Human Rights Groups, Joins Zimbabwe, Belarus and Venezuela on List

Zimmerman case: Holding witnesses name may set precedent in Florida.

“They are trying to change the rules in the middle of the game.”

Religious leaders trying to prevent ‘doomsday’ in Maryland

Every time the Repubs complain about Obama politicizing bin Laden...

Occupy movement prepares for nationwide general strike

Rescue Dawn???

INCREDIBLY DESPERATE Romney general election campaign event tomorrow with Rudy Giuliani

DU this poll on Yahoo: Has George W. Bush's presidency been judged too harshly?

'I AM concerned with comfort!' Christian Louboutin defends controversial 'heels should be painful'