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Archives: June 25, 2012

Anyone see made for TV docudrama Tall Hot Blonde on Lifetime?

1-in-4 uncommitted now in White House race

Hedge fund manager to pay $405M to Madoff victims

I think it's important that everyone in our group knows what we are up against.

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Seen on Twitter: Of all the elected officials involved in 'Fast and Furious' probe,

So what day does the court announce their decision?

Missing Plano, TX (Dallas suburb) woman

Please think about it before trashing forums or groups.

The Bobblespeak Translations

The Kardashians have bought a Mexican plantation.

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Monday, 25 June 2012

Wisconsin Lehman recount update

The Chicago Cubs are so bad......

Free Syria!

Fictitious villains we love to hate?

BRICs Biggest Currency Depreciation Since 1998 to Worsen

London Olympics to Be Most Over-Budget Games Since Atlanta 1996

Artur Davis: Voter ID Laws Don't Disenfranchise Anybody

LA Times poll about closing San Onofre nuclear plant desperately needs DU love!

Just heard a good one about marriage...

Host Hiatus...

Missing Plano, TX (Dallas suburb) woman

Where is the post about the toss up states for the House and Senate seats?

Sea Level Rise Accelerating in U.S. Atlantic Coast

"Dead Man" runs for India's Presidency.

Everybody The Beatles on their first appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1964

How did Tracey Morgan get where he is?

Simon Johnson: U.S. Banks Aren’t Nearly Ready for Coming European Crisis

Welsh Baseball?

If two (or more) M&Ms had sex...

Free Speculative Fiction Online

Damn, you know I would gave gotten sick on the weekend.

Debbie Downer

L.A. Times: 'California GOP sinking into third-party status'

Issa: TRANSCRIPT of his Holder anti-gun conspiracy theory, from ABC's 'This Wk with Steph' Sunday June 24th

Shirley MacLaine: yeas & nays. She's a great Dem. Yet I've felt a coldness.

Take this seriously

The Endgame: Assange running low on support - and options

Manitou Residents Can Return.

South Carolina Government growth bucks national trend

paul ryan is apparently being seriously vetted as vp.

Amy Winehouse.

Opening scene of HBO's "Newsroom" kicked ass!

Missouri slips from political bellwether status this fall

Accelerated Christian Education's top 5 lies about Evolution

The Obamas Recall Their First Date

This may look like a row of skeletons to you...

Bringing down the cost of (microbial) fuel cells

Hey, on my way home this afternoon 105 or 107, I found a little black doggie running down the hot

So there's this comic on CMT right now, and . . .

Significant sea-level rise in a 2-degree warming world

Need help converting from MPEG 4 to MPG 3

South American summit bars new Paraguay leader after ‘parliamentary coup’

South American summit bars new Paraguay leader after ‘parliamentary coup’

Why is Lonesome George considered the last of his kind when there are 20,000 more like him?

Ok, who put legs on the fuzzball?

5 Signs the United States Is Undergoing a Coup - James Fallows

Calif. teacher, 4 students arrested in hazing case

British MP George Galloway: Syrian Rebels Are Servants of the Crusaders

You're nobody... ... ... 'til somebunnies love you.

Be careful when it comes to prolonged exposure to the summer sun.

IS there a band worse than Nickelback? Oh, yes... yes, there is.

As we here in Arizona (and Gollum/Smiguel) all know... one does not simply walk into Mexico.

MiddleFingerMom has finally been inspired to have a child of his very own.

Anyone who has EVER seen MFM naked remembers it. Oh yes... they do INDEED remember it!!!

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, June 26: Gregory Peck Goes to War

I accomplished my every planned objective for this weekend; which makes me realize:

Lipstick Liberal speaks out about a chronic illness Within the GOP

Empire State Building goes rainbow for Gay Pride Day - pic

Jail is pretty fucking humiliating and crazy, huh Jerry?

Gay rights group forming in Danville

Bill Maher Slams GOP: 'You Act Exactly Like 14-Year-Old Boys'

The "Simplicity" Of Romney's Economic Plan Revealed

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, June 27: The Immigrant Experience

Gov. Jerry Brown drops four-day workweek plan for state workers

- Reagan’s gone. You’re old. Get over it. -

i just stood out in the MUTHAFUCKIN RAIN!

Whoopsies - Faux News shows Mitch Daniels face on a Jerry Sandusky piece

Aaron Sorkin's delicious dialogue back on TV.

UK soldiers beat innocent Iraqi men in black ops jails but their torture will be hidden forever

MFM does not avoid women, he does deny them his essence......

From Golden Corral, first the Chocolate Fountain

Another idiotic school policy that hurts children.

When it comes to energy and the environment

So I saw "Rock of Ages" today - my review *** spoilers ***

The Difference Between Obama's First Term And Bush's First Term In One Devastating Chart

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Sunday, June 24)

BREAKTHROUGH on DailyKos: "It's the Voting Machines, Not the Voters"!

what is the most boring book you have ever read?

Randy Hopper is back!!!

Daryl Issas's challenger in CA's 49th District

Rubio refuses to answer a question about the Norquist tax pledge

Lawmakers reworked financial portfolios after talks with Fed, Treasury officials

If two (or more) MFM's had sex...

House Interior Department appropriations bill takes an axe to conservation programs

Rmoney horse gets $77,000 tax deduction; more $ on horse upkeep than US family spends on basics

Kenny Chesney look-a-like kicked out of concert.

Turkish rescue plane also attacked by Syria

Ugh. The petro industry is going with natural gas to make plastics.

A call to action for ALL students

18 Reasons the Affordable Care Act Was the Greatest Achievement for the Middle Class Since Medicare

San Francisco (Video tour)

I was very impressed with the new HBO series "The Newsroom", and since a lot of media outlets are

4 Dead - 27 Wounded - Iraq? No. Afghanistan? No............

The Newsroom - observations

The Main Street Moment - Struggle in the Heartland

Follow the Nuns of a Bus tour

The Cheney Effect (in the Obama Administration)

Neighboring Countries Have Poor View of Syria, Poll Finds

08' Obama Win, O'Reilly: We Will Not Demonize him..

Lugo's fate highlights Paraguay land issue

Santa Barbara Video Tour

Interior Dept report slams BLm for poor monitoring, lack of accountability at wind & wolar projects

No Evidence White House Covered Up Guns Case.

WHEN the ACA is ruled 'unconstitutional', just remember Scalia didn't ever bother reading it.

Late night/early morning CBS News discussing health care decision,

Romney to Jewish donors: ‘I get Israeli briefings’

My message to those who get their news from the fox

Kids are so pushy these days


Le Monde on Morsi -- new president of Egypt

Bill would shield churches from performing same-sex marriages

Insight: Can "Chavismo" outlast Venezuela's Chavez?

Longest US trail seeks link to Appalachian Trail

A Georgia Town Takes the People’s Business Private

Russia's Vladimir Putin visits Israel

Hollande's plans for France per Le Monde

Benin’s Voodoo heartland (slideshow)

Anglican parish in Towson switches to Catholicism

Biden, in leaked memo, told Obama war plan flawed

Syria general and two colonels 'defect to Turkey'

Things I didn't know about Eleanor Roosevelt.

Lawsuit alleges GOP chairman on the hook for $30 million -- Harris County

Chris Hedges: Why We Fight

Guardian UK: Allowing media to be concentrated in the hands of a few will impoverish society

Is Your Couch Trying to Kill You?

Silly Poor People (Toon)

Joseph Stiglitz Sees Terrifying Future for America If We Don't Reverse Inequality

Toll from Colorado wildfire raised to 248 homes

Egypt's Morsi 'to rethink Israel pact, build Iran ties'

What War on Women? (cartoon)

Science or Sex: Which Does the Right Hate More?

'Shock Doctrine' in Action: Vital Freshwater Resources Under Attack by Privatization Capitalists

Oil near $79 as Europe woes offset supply threat

Romney's campaign runs an ad on DU to join their campaign?

Link to Live Blog of Today's SCOTUS Rulings

Samsung: Galaxy S III sales to hit 10 mln in July

Commitment to Tramways Makes France a World Model for New Urban Rail

Debby's slow march through Gulf drenches Florida

I Guess I Am A Communist But I Am Proud Of It

What's that east of Florida this morning with a little eye

Toon: What's Wrong With This Picture?

Poll: Election winner won't impact economy much

I Don't Care If GOP Trolls Drop Dead. They Feel The Same Way About Us.

Vicious wildfires spread to Colo. tourist centers

There's No Global Warming, There's No Global Warming, There's No Global Warming

Chris Hedges: Why We Fight

A stupid cell phone service question:

North America Is Poised For Huge Natural Gas Shock

My experience with whistling past the graveyard

Republicans embrace hypocrisy

'Mary Jane: The Musical' examines Humboldt County's pot industry

Question on plagiarism from a rightwing blog

Debt-ridden ICEF spent nearly $1.4 million on harassment claims

California GOP sinking into third-party status

Today, Monday June 25 - an important day in Wisconsin's Capitol

California sea levels to rise 5-plus feet this century, study says

Insight: In hours, caustic vapours wreaked quiet ruin on biggest U.S. refinery

Russian President Putin to visit Israel, West Bank and Jordan

The Tiny Tax that Terrifies Wall Street

Obama’s immigration maneuver could box in Romney, GOP

In reversal, Turkey now says plane Syria shot down was over international waters

Commentary: Citizens United and the return of the 'copper kings'

The Plight of Pagans in the Military

Commitment to Tramways Makes France a World Model for New Urban Rail

HB-1659 the EZ-Frack Bill!!!

5 Signs of a Radical Change in U.S. Politics - by JAMES FALLOWS

Ethics hearing for S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley to begin Thursday

HEADS UP PENNSYLVANIANS: EZ-Frack coming to Pennsylvania

You Can't Blame Your Brother...Why Not? Isn't That Exactly What Issa Has Always Done?

"Fortnight For Freedom"

Some disturbing stuff I have been following-the bus monitor and the threats to the little tormentors

What's less informed than a Fox News watcher?

For-Profit Prison denies healthcare based on "protocols", prisoner dies.

I love me some ‘Jeopardy!’ ...

My amazing wife turns sixty today!

SCOTUS live blog

Clinton Math

My co-worker got shafted by my workplace and I unwillingly helped them to do it.

marsha blackburn....


Poisoning Workers at the Bottom of the Food Chain

Marsha Blackburn (R - Obama Hater) can't describe GOP health care plan on MSNBC

Anyone notice the swing to Physician's Assistants?

How the economic rewards of our current system are distributed. Image

Joe Biden: "Who We Are"

White House preparing Executive Orders if HCR is struck down by Supreme Court

The DUzy Awards for Friday, June 22, 2012

I learned from GMA this morning that it's every woman's dream to have

Time to really expose the activist judges

Drumbeat from this weekend and today...

Drumbeat from this weekend and today...

'SC a cog in a right-wing project to make progressive political & legislative victories impossible'

Assange's Ecuador bid sparks wacky escape ideas

Pricilla Ahn. What a beautiful voice!

Sweden 'can't offer Assange guarantees'

Pro-business super PAC to support "Center-Right" -- Dems AND Repukes

"This doesn’t make you a man – it makes you a coward. A flat-out coward."

Assange wants guarantees he will not be sent to the US

For $2.70, you can get $10.00 back this week if SC

Tom Tomorrow: Unspeakable

Please come CAPTION Lonesome George, the 100-year old tortoise!!!

The World Economy Needs More Borrowing—Not Less

Bird bombs and red cars

Obama Bets Big on Ground Game

Congress should focus on firearms flow to Mexico

"This smear campaign against teachers is freakish. It’s a new low."

Don't waste June's last Monday. Please come CAPTION Bill (I don't care what anyone says) O'Reilly!!

Supreme Court strikes down Montana limits on corporate campaign spending

Just got an e-mail saying SC refused to hear Citizens United case from Montana.

What's for Dinner ~ Monday June 25th

MT campaign finance decision overturned (Citizens United reaffirmed)

I'd like folks opinion of the phrase "white girls problem." How do you view it?

Supreme Court: Juveniles sentenced to life have right to seek parole

Supreme Court invalidates Sections 3, 5, and 6 of SB1070 (Arizona anti-immigration law)

Downloaded weather apps to my electronics in prep for vacation

Mules VS. Horses.

It doesn't look like there will be a ruling on health care today...

Men Will Never Truly Understand A Day In The Life of Women. But Shouldn’t We Try?

I hate it when the bus is late and I have to walk to Mass......

High court strikes down key parts of Arizona immigration law(victory for Pres.)

David Shuster: No Health Care Ruling Today

Mount a Monday; make yourself known. Come CAPTION your favorite fair-and-balanced fecal clown!!!

After watching The Newsroom - I realize just how MAD I have been at the Press!

Justice for Sweden (Mårten Schultz)

Do you know what a "Couple of sticks.", are in the construction industry?

Tortoise Lonesome George is dead

Decision on extradition treaties is overdue

Scotus blog: CJ Roberts almost certain to be author of health care decision, now coming Thursday

For the love of SW19 .......

Question: How can deposing Holder hold up the voting rights

Question on Intrade

SCOTUS points finger in Gov Brewer's face...

Why is the Supreme Court dragging out the health care decision

Papantonio: How Wall Street Drives Gas Prices Upwards

How Obama and the Democrats got played by the insurance industry on the mandate

I found this broadcast last night, the broadcast from June 6th, D Day.

*** gets out her staple gun and posts a sign above the new Microwave in the DU Break Room ***

'Pistol whip' the bus nuns 'jokes' RW Radio Host and GOP Rep.


Would Finding Aliens Shatter Religious Beliefs?

Not red states, nor blue states, but the United States of America.

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange 'buoyed by support'

Nano-Sandwich Technique Slims Down Solar Cells, Improves Efficiency

Scots laughing at Louisiana Creationism curriculum - all the way to the bank?

Encouragement from unexpected places

Comment to Post on Facebook

When you see these fucktards screaming they want mandatory drug testing for welfare,

Supreme Court Decision On Arizona’s Immigration Law Provides Strong Support For Obama’s Immigration

U.N. rights investigator in Syria for first talks: sources

Lords reform: Elected peers to have pay slashed

Japan sells first Fukushima seafood since nuclear crisis

How do I propose a thread to a jury...

Archbishop John Nienstedt crusades against gay marriage

Chuck Schumer: SCOTUS Decision ‘As Strong A Repudiation Of The Arizona Law’ As Possible

Only 29% of people polled support the President's Executive Privilege claim.

Anyone seen Debby this morning?????

Insight: Baltic countries' austerity lesson for Europe - Just Do it

Loch Ness monster cited by US schools as evidence that evolution is myth

Pic Of The Moment: Thousands Flock To Get Glimpse Of Mitt Romney On Campaign Trail

How to use Romney is a one liner...

SinFest generally kicks ass, but this strip is even kickasser than usual.

Here is where the Presidential election will be stolen

Latest "unauthorized" (yeah right) nude pictures...

More paternalism from our daddies in Washington...

Greece launches drive to win over sceptical lenders

Is it Time to Occupy the TV Stations Yet?

A graphic I put together.

Amnesty International Responds to Supreme Court’s Decision on Arizona Law on Immigration Enforcement

Europe rules out military action in Syria after Turkish jet shot down

Romney's statement doesn't say if he disagrees with SCOTUS decision on AZ immigration law

Germany tells Greece to stop asking for help and start cutting budgets

Supreme Court rejects Montana campaign money limits

court over rules states on immigration laws

Battle Over Taxing the Rich Goes Global

A Weapon We Can’t Control

Faster, cheaper gas and liquid separation using custom designed and built mesoscopic structures

Jimmy Carter Is Spot on: "The USA is abandoning its role as the global champion of human rights".

Chicago Democrats and Wall Street at War with CTU

Koch Brothers Introduced Oil Speculation and are now using these massive profits to steal elections

Was the Emmancipation Proclamation an executive order?

Cool interactive map to show simulations of elections based on Latino electorate

As usual, semantics is overlooked by most media-types.

Obama For America-Romney For Amercia-Mapping Mitt's overseas job creation

Where tectonic plates meet (quietly)

Gas is $3.23 in Northern NJ today and expected to drop another dime by July 4th

Who is Responsible for Food Prices?

Chris Hayes will be at a Meetup in Santa Monica tonight

Listeria prompts recall of 1,000 cases of Dole bagged salads

From the Denver Post: Doug Lamborn's Greatest misses.

Thom Hartmann: How Dick Morris is Toe Sucking the Economy...

Supreme Court Declines to Revisit Citizens United

New Poll: Obama has a solid lead in New Hampshire (8-points)

Do you have a job with no insurance, but requires a doctor's note if you call in sick?

Please come write a MOTTO for Fox's new logo!!!

CO fires and the Ponderosa Pine tree (from the Denver Post)

Fox News Reporter Hired as Vatican Media Adviser

New York: Rent Increases Approved On Rent-Stabilized Apartments

White Working Chaos

Justice Breyer: Montana Case Shows Citizens United Was Wrong

"The World’s Last Worm: A Dreaded Disease Nears Eradication"

Attorney: Sandusky to appeal child sex abuse convictions

North America Is Poised For Huge Natural Gas Shock

President Obama ‘Pleased’ But ‘Concerned’ With Arizona Immigration Ruling


Condi Rice possibly in the running for VP...

Other than lying & murdering Trayvon Martin, Zimmerman "poses no threat, should be freed" (Attorney)

Arpaio: Court upheld 'a good section'

Now's your chance to sign up for MIRT

Criminalize Conservatism With the RICO Act.

I Give Dick Cheney - No Credit, None.

A Child Killed & 5 Others Wounded due to the Accidental Landing of Home-Made Rockets on their Houses

A month later - who is still playing Diablo 3?

We Knew Mitt Likes To Fire Firemen - But Did You Know He Likes To Dress Like One Too?

Wimbledon 2012

CHICAGO: Homeowner shoots burglar, no jail time for burglar, homeowner charged.

Insanity: 16 fires overnight and Detroit Mayor announces layoff of 164 firefighters

Supreme Court to States, Screw Off.....

Weyants World: Scotus & Health Care

WATCH: Trans Kid Seeks Help With School

When you picture the Supreme Court in the next few days, this is the image you need to remember

Ask Mitt Anything...

Assange should seek political asylum in Sweden

Gay WWII Hero Death Not Suicide (Turing)

Cyprus to ask for bailout from eurozone partners

Will MLB's 2013 switch to a full schedule of interleague play doom the pitcher's at-bat?

TYT: Best And Worst Countries For Women

Wages at all time low...

Couple ‘bullied’ after posing for anti-gay marriage petition in wedding clothes (ugh)

Should Israel Exist? A Sovereign Nation under Attack by the International Community

My friend Andrew on the Today show

Obama ‘Pleased’ But ‘Concerned’ With Arizona Immigration Ruling (updated w/full statement)

Supreme Court rules sensibly on Mt. Soledad cross

Holder ‘Concerned About Impact’ Of Upheld Part Of Arizona Law

Facebook Changed Everyone’s Email to; Here’s How to Fix It

Women imprisoned for killing their rapists.

Guns and Americans' right to commit violence

NALEO statement on SCOTUS ruling on Arizona immigration law

Judicially Authorized Rape: The Newest Weapon in the Prohibitionist Arsenal

Over the last 30 years, CEO pay has increased 127 times faster than worker pay.

The poor have to help the poor because the ones who make the money are helping the people with money

New home sales jump 7.6% in May

To all DUers who don't watch TV, how do you do it?

Justice Scalia Rages Against Obama On Immigration

Democracy for America: The Copper Kings Return to Montana

Syrian army is 'destroyed physically and mentally', says defected Syrian General

Supreme Court upholds Citizen United 5-4- .... breaking

Judge orders Utah mom to chop off daughter’s ponytail in courtroom

No, the ACA doesn't "force" you to buy an insurance product from a private corporation.

history from my 1891 encyclopedia britannica-i hit quotes from the past for today.

New Homes Sales versus Existing Home Sales

California begins mapping future without nuclear power (xpost)

New "Milestones" feature on the Latest Threads page

The Rude Pundit - Depressingly Hypocritical Quotes from One of Today's Supreme Court Decisions

On Immigration, Antonin Scalia Challenges Barack Obama

image: health insurance CEO compensation

#OccupyTheCiti with us from 8am to 8pm on J27! (CitiGroup protest this Wed.)

Is this the place for gun porn?

Targeting Eric Holder, Darrell Issa buys into gun nut delusions

40 years ago!

Alito on Citizens United

Hey Skinner! I think you broke the "Last Replied" page.

Today is Lounge Pot Luck Day! Post a Pic of Your Contribution. Mine:

Zero-tolerance for cheer-leading rape (and other extrajudical violence)

Olive Garden, Red Lobster Struggle To Revive Sales (O.G. "didn't emphasize value enough")

Supreme Court rules sensibly on Mt. Soledad cross

Dems in Congress should immediately introduce a provision allowing 18 SCOTUS

Fundraising on DU?

Brewer, Arpaio Declare Victory After SCOTUS Defeat

Washington Post fact-checker under fire

The Times they are a changin' Some observations today getting oil changed

Alistair Darling launches coalition against Scottish independence

Michigan residents save millions in Medicare prescription drug costs under Affordable Care Act, repo

Julian Assange's internet dating adventures to be made into a film

Parthenia Comics seeks funding

LeBron jumps into wedding photo for couple in Miami

Scalia dissents

Republicans support Obama’s health reforms — as long as his name isn’t on them

Capitalist are Labor Usurers

What's up with Fox News? 80 percent of the following clip

Looks like Rick Scott is ready for some of that, um good, federal assistance.

Need help with a refutation

Youth in Asia will KILL your Grandma!

Nosing around

What is with the wait on the HCR ruling from SCOTUS?


Public stations may get OK for political ads

Justice Breyer: Montana Case Shows Citizens United Was Wrong

REN21 and UNEP Renewables Reports available

Pentagon Gay Pride Event Scheduled For Tuesday

Obamacare Ruling Put Off Until Thursday

Jimmy Carter: A Cruel and Unusual Record (America's shameful human rights record)

‘They Knew They Messed With the Wrong Girl’: Female Jogger and Kung Fu Expert Takes on Two Teens...

does anybody know of a good CURRENT website for wildfires?

Pentagon Gay Pride Event Scheduled For Tuesday

good news lost in the scotus ruling....New home sales jump 7.6% in May

Time passes

A small question/suggestion about the video&multi-media forum.

New US home sales hit two-year high

Recommendations for the New York Democratic Primaries

Confidence in the Church/Organized Religion Declining

So, we're still one Supreme Court justice away from reversing Citizen's United

I do not watch "Family Guy" but this amused me....

Women News Network: Syria woman-only ‘battalion’ aims to train women to use weapons for protection

Interleague play: AL dominant for ninth straight season

Report: Submarine hazing centered on homosexuality

Voice algorithms spot Parkinson's disease (BBC)

Remember this one? 4/24/2010


Its about "hope" important issue, but the title is "Where is Matt...2012"..nice tune, nice visuals.

Artwork at the Del Mar Fair

10 Straight People That Gay People Can Be Proud Of (well, most of them...)

competitive pups

Bad as things are now, just remember that in the not too distant past, Jerry Sandusky

This is about" Hope" Thousands participate in this video.

Wow, it was 3 years ago today that Michael Jackson passed away

Well this was strange....

the fire got my friend's parent's house

Prohibition is a failed public polcy...again

EXCLUSIVE: Docs Reveal FL Officials Misleading Public About Federal Database Sought for Voter Purge

Ed Viesturs: The Will to Climb | National Geographic Live!

HBO's The Newsroom. Excellent and truthful rant

VIDEO: Obama Lampoons Romney Camp On Outsourcing/Offshoring

Dana Perino tweets her glee over sick kids with pre-existing conditions getting FUCKED by the SCOTUS

Leveson inquiry: Jon Snow attacks 'pernicious' Daily Mail publisher

False Equivalence in Action - "No, Both Sides Don't Do It"

Has the scotus

Bill O'Reilly: Public Schools Are Ignoring God!

The first word I'm teaching my 1 year old is "brains"

Rush Limbaugh - OFF THE AIR - In Philly!!!

The self-deportive soul of Mitt ("If it fits, you must equivocate") Romney!!!!

What are with the blue arrowheads?

Arab Women and Men See Eye to Eye on Religion's Role in Law

Royal Bank of Scotland collapse details revealed: Arrow points to defective part

Bill-O the Fecal Clown is at it again. Please come CAPTION our hero-sandwich!!!

Max Keiser: Down-the-drain trading: Self-destroying cyber-sewer economy

Paraguay Coup: Will Obama Join Latin America and Condemn Ouster of President Fernando Lugo?

US deploys 4 minesweepers to Iranian Hormuz oil shipping lane

TSA trained to touch your genitals?

Smart Kitty

My Indiegogo campaign

So what does everyone predict: SCOTUS ACA (Healthcare) decision

DERFCITY TOON: update on healthcare battle

President Obama at a campaign event at Oyster River High School in Durham, NH - pics

Swedish Skier Anja Paerson Comes Out

Abused child in the closet showed great courage

How we can change the world -- or at least a little corner of it.

U.S. keeps Cubans from accessing online apps

The Misruling Class: Meritocracy worship bedevils America

Should we push to get Texas?

Just made fresh horseradish

Potato Pancakes

President Obama stops for ice cream at UNH Dairy Bar on the University of New Hampshire campus -pics

It's downright awful out there

Pennsylvania GOP Leader: Voter ID Will Help Romney Win State

Thom Hartmann: Conversations w/Great Minds - Susan Jacoby - A Christian Nation? P1

Thom Hartmann: Conversations w/Great Minds - Susan Jacoby - A Christian Nation? P2

Testing the boundaries: Nude chicks with guns. Flame at will!

The Lounge ought to invest in some electronics to save LynneSin money on staples and paper

Middle Finger Mom is now handling the Lounge's Lost-n-Found!

Last Gay Jewish Holocaust Survivor Dies

Due to recent cash flow problems, we must economize on some Lounge services

Coup in Paraguay: Will US join LA in comdemning ouster?

Has Scalia forshadowed Health Care Outcome..??

VIDEO: This Japanese Drone Is The Most Versatile One We've Seen Yet.

SF Man Missing After Grindr Hook-Up

WOW! Geoffrey Fieger's new TV ad calling out the RW crazies - See it here...

Some basic facts about state and local Government workers

Not all students at the Lounge's recent Protest School graduated with honors

Coup in Paraguay: Will US Join Latin America in condemning ouster of President?

With Gas Prices Expected To Drop Below $3, Republicans Suddenly Silent On Obama’s Role

My agnostic AA

Right-wing PA legislator admits VoterID law is about politics, will help get Romney elected

Graduates Of These Law Schools Might Have Gone Into A Lot Of Debt For No Good Reason

Which side are you on? ani difranco's new CD -

Sections of the Lounge's Civility Committee first report have been leaked to the press

Does anybody have any advice for 'hot spots'?

Senator Assails Court’s Decision on Montana Campaign Contributions

10 postal workers launch hunger strike

401K Thieving

SCOTUS shoots down Montana bribery law....

Computer Question about Voter Suppression

I think the Supreme Court will uphold the individual mandate but strike down the Medicaid expansion

Obama Slams Romney's Jobs Record on Campaign Trail.

Dirty Projectors - Gun Has No Trigger

Greece economic woes deepen as tax receipts nosedive

"Women: Sort Yourselves Out. Men: Shave and Get Drunk--You're Already Brilliant."

Our new advertising campaign has really boosted sales at the Lounge's coffee bar

David Suzuki: Why Planet’s Survival Requires Undoing Its Economic Model

"Obama’s four biggest failures"

South London Healthcare faces being dissolved

I can't believe some Libs/Progressives here would rather see the ACA struck down

LynneSin was here! Who, I wonder, is no longer with us?

Each member of Mitten's short list for VP has problems...

Globe's Electric Blue Heaven

Raising the minimum wage -

Scalia articulates the "We don't allow your kind around here boy" argument

What's at the heart of health care reform?

Researchers develop a promising new technology for grid-scale energy storage

Romney demands leadership on immigration to lead (TPM headline is more charitable)

Bulldog Adopts Litter of Orphaned Kittens

I'm not friendless anymore!

Fire on the Mountain

An HONEST Republican! The truth (at last) about Voter ID laws

Morsi Adviser: Female and Christian VPs in Egypt

The reason enacting health care reform is difficult

States Lacking Income Tax Get No Boost in Growth

"Anti-Semitic Elmo" Handcuffed, Removed By Ambulance From New York's Central Park

what are the little blue triangles on the left of thread titles on the Latest page?

Would you like to see the Supreme Court strike down the individual mandate?

Bank for International Settlement 82nd Annual Report

Papantonio: Issa is the Loser in Contempt Hearings

We Know Why We're F**king Heah!!!

I mkstakenly clicked on a button which indicates I am not willing to serve on a jury.

The Lounge's Public Safety Committee has a new plan for dealing with the soccer gangs here

Hilarious British animal voiceovers

US Supreme Court upholds Florida ban on funding for research in Cuba

Unanswered Question Remains about Sandusky Case

Legal Aid Society Sues New York City over Bogus Pot Arrests

Kansas Doctor Loses License For Protecting Privacy Of Abortion Patients

I just noticed the blue arrows on the 'Latest Threads' page, a couple of questions...

Pennsylvania Republican: Voter ID Laws Are ‘Gonna Allow Governor Romney To Win’

Ronald Reagan on Medicare circa 1960

I got my walking papers today.

I have a felling this idiot is no friend of the President

Favorite colognes?

French photojournalist covers the horrors of Homs Syria (GRAPHIC)

from past experience, does anyone think republicans will cheat when it comes to citizens united...

The single most important reason for Obama to be reelected

Louisiana Private Schools Teach Loch Ness Monster Is Real In Effort To Disprove Evolution Theory

Congressman Denied the Right to Vote

If the Individual Mandate is Overturned...

Mexico laments part of US immigration ruling

Apple Yanks Mac Virus Immunity Claims From Website: Removing 'Reality Distortion' A Good PR Move?

The media’s despicable silence on Israel

In N Korea, learning to hate U.S., Japan starts early

On Thursday the great chess match will see....

Any Recommendations for something other than Vanity Fair Napkins?

President Obama greets crowd at Logan International Airport (take a look at those eyes) - pics

So what does the SCOTUS immigration ruling really mean?

A dream comes true 1,553 meters below sea level

Van Jones: Protecting Society from Corporate 'Tyranny'

Shep Smith Slams Jan Brewers Victory Losing 3 of 4.

Muslim Woman Sues Religious-Freedom Commission For Discrimination

HP Support Con\way, AR Phone Number?

Andrea Pirlo's sick penalty

Documentary shows wartime plight of Japanese-Hawaiians

Good news for Hamas, bad news for Fatah

long article on JK in Boston globe

Bus Monitor Karen Klein is coming up on Rev Al

If the Individual Mandate is Upheld.....

Mitt's "disappointed" (SCOTUS Arizona ruling)

Condor lead poisoning persists, impeding recovery, says CU-UCSC study

Now that we have Citizens United, how can prostitution be illegal?

To all DUers who don't watch Porn, how do you do it?

Ecuadorian Government discusses criteria for extending legal and diplomatic asylum to Julian Assange

Morsi resigned from Muslim Brotherhood.

Is anyone else pissed off at those Exxon Mobil "Let's Solve This" ads?

Syria shot at second plane, Turkey says

'ey . . . . . . . . Nino . . . . . .

Lulzsec: UK men plead guilty to hacking charges

If well-endowed women work at Hooters, where do One-Legged women work?

I highly recommend watching the last 5 or 10 minutes of Hardball tonight

Republican Legislator Admits Restrictive Voter ID Laws Are To Help Republicans Win

The enduring popularity of Obamacare (at least what's in it)

Cenk Uygur: Private Insurance Mandate Is Perfect Symbol of Obama's Central Mistake

Romney campaign on back foot over Arizona immigration law

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 26 June 2012

Martin Bashir - Romney's disappearing act on Bain criticism

Reddit Will Destroy Islam With Dumb Memes

Mitt Romney linked to Michael Milken..

BBC: Hamas Admits Gaza Child’s Death Was Caused by Palestinian Rocket

"...the Jury voted 1-5 to LEAVE IT."

Martin Bashir - Romney quiet on Supreme Court ruling on Ariz. immigration law

Jets of the Health Insurance Industry (FAA Verifiable)

Another photo of a thug!

Syria general deserts senior command in Damascus

Pothia Shoes.

Fighting The Fires On $14 An Hour And NO HEALTH INSURANCE

Help Wisconsin Democrat Rob Zerban defeat Paul Ryan

WikiLeaks Suspect Wins Battle Over US Documents

I reached my WW goal today.

So who were the four scumbag Supremes who felt it was OK

Just gotta love completely incompetent phone Customer Service Reps (Cox Communications)

Mitt Romney is so slick, he will go down without a flush!

Beatles - 'All You Need is Love" - 45 years ago today

Live Now: President Obama fundraiser in Boston NOW

Thirteen Words Every Elected Official Needs To Live By

Romney's "bus"

I would just like to make an observation on the upcoming new MIR Team.

Okay, Lounge. I did it. I finished my first draft.

Radio host: ‘Pistol whip’ the nuns who are protesting Paul Ryan

Hardball - Romney suffers negative attacks over Bain record

Wisconsin fights back with delight

Eric Holder ‘Fast and Furious’ contempt vote to be held Thursday

Is it too early for Walking Dead stuff yet?

Romney will avoid saying or doing much of anything of note before November if he can.

WATCH CHRIS MATTHEWS NOW!!!! His "let me finish" is POWERFUL.