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Archives: June 26, 2012

National education reform group's spending shown

They're Trying to Steal the Election…Again

Joe Klein—the ultimate smug moron

It is damn near impossible to get a cab in this town.....

You would have to be a ghoul to vote

Elmo imposter carted off in ambulance after making obscene rants...

Just saw an ad against the health care act.....some women's group....

In celebration of Title IX, who are your favorite female athletes?

Citizens United vs. FEC: How did it happen?

What do those little arrows on the left of a thread title mean? They are new.

Mitt Romney, Job Killer

Arizona police sound alarm after court justices uphold immigration checks

Have you ever supported an issue that doesn't directly help you but helps many others before?

Why do bags get to appear on CNN, a national program and get to leave out over 1/2 the story w/o

House Republicans: keep Keystone in transport bill

Judge delays Bulger trial to March 2013

How to walk your human

Interesting thing about the Bloomberg "Outlier" poll


Crazy weather here in Ottawa. 54 degrees and it is almost July. When will we ever learn to stop

Mexico City airport shooting kills 3 police officers

You can't afford not to grab a few at these prices

PS3 firmware 4.20 update due tomorrow - 6/26/2012

The BIGGEST Missed Opportunity for Obama to date...

#Debby news from Florida.. don't eat items from the floodwater. Really.

Debby is stationary again

The Individual Mandate albatross: Whole packages only as popular as their least popular provision

I saw a brand new word is the link..the word is "breastaurants"

Across the street from me, Muscle Cars! (Picture heavy)

Flashback: Cenk on why he leans toward Obama over Hillary and Edwards

Obama: What Gov. Romney & His Advisers Don't Seem To Understand Is This:

How FOX News resolves contradictions.

Lawn Waterbed?

Cute guy sitting in for Elliot Spitzer on Viewpoint on Current.

Plane tows swastika banner in New Jersey...

AP Exclusive: Al-Qaida trains Norwegian to attack

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Monday & a new Kitty gif

Reporters to Romney "You're not answering-You're refusing to give us an answer."

The ACA ruling is personal for me and a lot of people. Lives hang in the balance

Redding City Council Votes to Expand Ice Energy's Thermal Storage Program

Hot Fudge Monday

Arizona ruling to impact Fremont immigration case

House Majority Leader Turzai Reveals House Plan To Pass Voter ID Laws For 'ROMNEY TO WIN PA'

Fast and Furious = the government sacrificed the lives of American citizens for politics

My fridge stopped working...I got a screwdriver ...where do I start

Would we be better off right now with Harriet Meirs on the Court and not John Roberts?

Rachel is depressing the hell out of me...

If unions had the membership to pour unlimited funds into elections wouldn't be any Citizens United

Light ( kind of) healthy summer dip when you don't feel like cooking


Went down to my local nearby brook to try a new shot for "down by the river"

Who is running Romney's campaign? Is there a name?

Focus on the solution

"Why It's Unlikely That a Big GOP Win Will Lead to Deficit Reduction in One Chart" at Slate

Is MPLS importing Philly cops?

"Medicare: Seniors saved $3.7 billion on medicine"By Parija Kavilanz at CNN

Mitt Romney Plans to End Medicare

Teen Lesbian Couple Found Shot in Park

"It's always fun to be on your show!"

Police beat black man for carrying a gun

Taking a step from Generation-X into Generation-X-Ray...

The Strange Career of Juan Crow

Woman hit by ball sues Little Leaguer

Bodies of indigenous leader and two sons found in northern Colombia .

Bodies of indigenous leader and two sons found in northern Colombia .

Interrupting You with a Fuck Neil Munro Status Update

I just found a treasure at the used book store

Posted in The Week magazine on April 27,2012

New name for SCOTUS--GOP RATS- R-Roberts, A-Alito, T-Thomas, S-Scalia

"Should Economists Reveal Who Pays Them?" by Kirk Siegler at NPR

We can compel military service (the draft), but we can't compel health insurance?

Hey Rethugs, your hero Ronnie Reagan AGREES with President Obama!

Thousands of Israelis Join 'Citizen's Mutiny' After Violent Arrest of Protest Leader

U.S. Representative Jesse Jackson Jr. takes leave of absence

Watched a baggers head explode today when I told him this story about Romney

The ED Show - Rep. Issa contradicts Speaker Boehner

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

The Nats need to trade Strasburg to the AL.

Billy Joel - The Downeaster "Alexa"

Public Universities See Familiar Fight at Virginia.

OK DUers how dumb are Jan Brewer

Righthaven receiver moves to fire CEO Steven Gibson

All you need to know about the candidates

The ED Show - Corrupt Conservative Justice Scalia Gets Political With Dissent

Here's Why I Stand With A.C.A.

Two actors. You name the classic film.

Somebody forgot to pay the Lounge utility bill, so the bar's not serving tap water this month

If Hitler had died of the flu in 1936...

Jimmy Carter savages US foreign policy over drone strikes

'Astonishing' Cyber Espionage Threat from Foreign Governments: British Spy Chief

Be sure to check out our grocery section!

US will help Turkey hold Syria ‘accountable’ for jet shoot-down, says Obama spokesman

Calif. used 9/11 scholarship funds to close budget gap

I'm not going to directly link it, but.............

Teen lesbian couple found shot in Texas park

After Rio, we know. Governments have given up on the planet

The ED Show - Citizens United, the sequel

Federal hotline set up on Arizona immigration

Keep an eye on this: Lawsuit to attempt to take Fl Dem supremes off the ballot.

It's hot, our AC isn't working - so it's time for some nostalgia (no AC for us back then either!)...

Question: will today's immigration ruling

Children's books have changed......

Is Scalia's Extremism Holding Up Health Care Ruling?

Lost in Translation

Prominent Americans urge Ecuador to accept Julian Assange's asylum request

Something to keep in mind about immigration and immigration "reform".

"Despite Obama’s Policies, The Rust Belt’s Revival Could Save His Campaign" by Joel Kotkin

Guatemala says arbitration panel with U.S. on hold

It's all fun and games until somebody loses a nostril.

President Obama has chosen Kali's ranch as the location of our latest Federal Bureau.

I didn't know LynneSin was religious or a (snicker, mm-hmm) you know... hobo, or a writer...

R.I. Gov. Chafee signs first-in-nation 'homeless bill of rights'

CaliforniaPeggy is EXHAUSTED!!! She spent the weekend interviewing/auditioning new poolboys.

(vs. Jim Matheson) Mia Love of Utah hopes to become the first black Republican woman in Congress

I know many of you ask yourselves, "What kind of bar ambience would attract MiddleFingerMom?

MiddleFingerMom loves nothing more than to go to marathons and inspire/motivate the runners.

Peres: Israeli patience with rockets wearing thin

Do I work only 45 hours a week to try to force the company to hire enough workers for the work?

SCOTUS: Total Betrayal of Democracy

My diet is a succcess. My stomach has shrunk. Even when I cheat I don't cheat much. Lost 5 pounds.

Warren blasts Mitt at Obama fundraiser (“No, Mitt, corporations are not people”)

You can watch episode 1 of The Newsroom online

Ever see how bare bones The Social Security Act (Act of August 14, 1935) {H. R. 7260} was?

Wow.. Bob from Sesame Street Turned 80 on the 13th....

A New Drug Resistant Form Of Tuberculosis Is Spreading In India

On the radio this morning, I thought they said they'd declared MORRISSEY President of Egypt!

Lugo's missteps eroded fragile support in Paraguay

so now I have a new ride

Happy Birthday George Orwell!

President Obama sings high praises for Warren in Massachusetts

Fox News is psychotic!

Peace without justice is tyranny.

U of AZ Wildcats College World Series Champions!

Why oh why did I do tequila shots in the parking lot before Iron Maiden's show Saturday?

Ani DiFranco - Which Side Are You On?

Biden Warned Afghan Buildup Was Hollow

Having Your Coffee and Enjoying It Too

New book: Biden warned Afghan buildup was hollow

Colombian Air Force aided 2001 massacre: AUC leader .

Robert Reich - ...."What's the true meaning of Patriotism?

How does one put a link in a statement?

The Independent: Italian court rules MMR vaccine did trigger autism

last gay jewish holocaust survivor dies

US to indict 3 more Colombian police officials: Report .

Poll: Will Scalia's political hackery crack the Court's authority with the American people?

Breast feeding with the President

Has anyone noticed the difference between the Romney and Obama ads?

The Loch Ness Monster Is Real, And Five Other Insane Lies Taught By Louisiana Textbooks

The Newsroom Season 1: Episode 1 - Full Episode

The Lounge Safety Committee is launching a new campaign!

Women aren’t principal news sources on women’s issues, 4th Estate analysis finds

Every now and then, someone tweets something that makes you stop and think...


A-a-a-a-nd...We're BACK! Aaron Sorkin is BACK!

State won't release larger list of possible noncitizen voters

I posted my thought on the first episode of Aaron Sorkin's "The News Room" in GD.

E. coli found in several rural Alberta areas

Media executive George Hearst Jr. dies at 84 (William Randolph's grandson)

Plan would freeze UC, CSU fees if voters pass tax

Chemists have recently invented a safe way to dispose of stale donut holes

Rep. Cummings becoming voice for distressed homeowners

How could/would the Contempt holding get into Court?

How Republicans made it possible for the Supreme Court to rule against the mandate

Remember the Pearland, Texas Go-Cart incident?

Mitt Romney’s Fancy Horse Is Worth More Than Your Entire Family. Seriously.

No MrScorpio rant this week...

looking for a fruit pizza recipie. Not wanting to use one with sugar

Republicans make it about Terry with David Gilmour Song

Who is buried in Nicolas Cage's tomb?

Thursday Could Be A Banner Day For The Repugs....

Feds: For-profits could lose federal student aid

Homeland Security revokes 287(g) agreements in Arizona

S.F. schools face big cuts, furloughs under budget

Statement by Secretary Napolitano on the Supreme Court’s Ruling on Arizona v. the United States

Statement by President Obama on the Supreme Court’s Ruling on Arizona v. the United States

Choose One

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Monday, June 25)

Since SCOTUS is waiting till later this week to announce ACA...

Obama Administration Awards ''Vets to Cops'' Hiring Grants

What's the philosophical difference between Medicare Part D and the individual mandate?

The American Dream Is Now a Myth: Joseph Stiglitz

Honduras: woman dies in airport after US deportation flight

Teacher who gave zeros threatened with termination

Jimmy Carter Accuses U.S. of 'Widespread Abuse of Human Rights'

Murdoch considers splitting up News Corporation

I'm not entirely sure what's going on here

Los Panderos: Jon Stewart Chronicles Both Candidates’ Pandering To Latinos

Because After 64 Years Together, Louis Halsey and John Spofford Morgan Finally Got Hitched.

Grijalva Statement on ... Homeland Security Decision to End 287(g) Enforcement Agreement w/ Arizona

Are Assange's fears justified?

Journalist told Slipper staffer 'we will get him'

Some pics of my flower gardens

Obama Trade Deal To Put Corporations Above The Law

Jun 26, 1956: Congress approves Federal Highway Act

Save Mart Demotes Senior Clerks

Leftist candidate gains among Mexico's well-off

DNC priorities survey

Egypt election turns US policy on its head

Heavy fighting around Syrian capital

Our coverage of the Arab Spring was over-excited, admits BBC

Religious circumcisions are crimes says court

Israel Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial attack: Three held

Consol invests in Epiphany's water treatment technology

If you are a business-owner and your clientele base ages and dies off, who will buy your product?

20 inches of rain in two days

Is this fair?

AT&T U-Verse dropped Fox from U100(Basic cable package)

Facebook's email switch prompts criticism by users

NEw york State Museum launches new WAR of 1812 website.

NEw york State Museum launches new WAR of 1812 website. X-post

Why do ReTHUGs repeat the lie that Obama could have passed

TODAY is Primary Day in NY for congressional elections, etc. GO VOTE

why are the little people expected to pay in full, and the bankers are allowed

What Happened to All Those Green Weatherization Jobs?

Exclusive: The Untold Drama of the Jerry Sandusky Trial

Anne Ortelee Weekly Weather 6/25 (Manifestor of Light -- she answers your question below :)

Koch brothers' effort to take over Cato Institute appears over (LA Times)

Matt Taibbi and Yves Smith: How the Wall Street Mafia Holds America -- and the World -- Hostage

Sandusky insists he is innocent of child sex abuse. Wants out of isolation.

News Corp.’s Murdoch Said to Consider Splitting Company

Breaking: 60 million euros stolen from bank accounts in organised cyber bank raid

After winning right to spend, political groups fight for secrecy (LA Times)

National education reform group's spending shown

Kris Kobach - In High Court's Immigration Decision, an Ideologue is Repudiated

Lysenko Economics (naming the mess Krugman describes)

Chris Hedges Is L.A. Press Club’s Journalist of the Year

This election should be a referendum on the Tea Party, not Obama

Eurozone austerity hits world's poor as Europe's aid falls by €700m

Dana Jacobson, formerly of ESPN, recounts her abuse when she was a child:

Big asshole Mark McKinnon said Obama had a Dem congress for 2 years and didn't get nothing done

"The R Word" (about rape and video games)

Manic Nation: Why Americans Are Anxious, Stressed, Depressed and Fat (And What We Can Do About It)

Mark Weisbrot at Brandeis last March: Latin American Spring

Aaaw, Zach Wamp's sonny-boy, Weston is following Dad into politics (he's 25)

Olympic Effort to Make London’s Underground Ready for the Games

Loser in Egypt presidential vote leaves country

Republicans are the biggest bunch of hypocrites to ever walk this earth...

Turkey threatens Syria with retaliation for downed jet

ProPublica: Drone Documents: Why The Government Won’t Release Them

You Couldn't Make It Up #3461: "Failing" Heads employed as Ofsted Inspectors

Porsche Plaintiffs Seek $5 Billion With Limited Tools

If the USSC declares the ACA mandate unconstitutional, what will happen in MA?

2009 swine flu outbreak was 15 times deadlier: study

FDA: Stem cell lab used by Perry has problems

I'd always heard that the center of a continent has extremes of heat and cold, now I know the extent

How the Miami Herald Helped Legitimize the Florida 2000 Selection of George W. Bush as President

Kansas Board of Health Revokes License Of Doctor For Not Forcing 10 Year Olds To Give Birth

Pete Hoekstra: Intelligence leak watchdog or serial secret sharer?

So who were the other ReTHUGs who predicted $6.00 gas

Lonesome George Dead: Last-Of-His-Kind Galapagos Tortoise Dies At 100

A few years back I belonged to a forum that had two sides of the political aisle

Please Share Your Experiences in Selling Your Products

Matthews: Current Supreme Court Would Not Have Backed Desegregation, Civil Rights Bill

State Senate Democratic Committee: Wanggaard attempts to disenfranchise voters in the 21st Senate Di

Eugene Robinson: The Court's Stand for Federalism

Turzai's voter ID remark draws criticism

AP sources: UN envoy wants Iran at Syria meeting

Arizona police see immigration law as enforcement headache

Greenland ice may exaggerate magnitude of 13,000-year-old deep freeze

*** gets out her staple gun and posts today DU Cafeteria Lunch Special ***

Euro Crisis Threatens European Way of Life

To the MHP, Corey Booker, Ed Rendell wing of the Democratic Party

Peak oil review - June 25

Peak oil review - June 25

We Are Living in a ‘Modern-Day Depression’:

Watching Colbert Show from yesterday...

[DIABLO 3] I'm trying to figure out how to value rares..

I Recently Bought a Retractable Clothesline

Mike Tyson is so funny these days

Concern about public media after President Lugo’s controversial ouster

Salon sez - Earth Still Doomed

With Health Care On The Line Again, Morality Matters Most

NTU’s new loo turns poo into power

Uncovered Charles Dickens article champions working class rights.

AIDS in the pews: Son's secret divides Southern Baptist minister and his church

Atlantic heat constrains Arctic sea ice extent

Article from Keep Food Legal - a DC nonprofit advocating food freedom

Are there any superstitions you still 'believe' in?

Tom Toles on the Republicans' immigration problem

Quote of the Day-Sen Dole: "Well, I'll say this: Romney looks like a president."

PURE COMEDY GOLD: Stephanie Miller to have Orly Taitz as a guest this morning.

Justice Scalia Cites Pro-Slavery Laws Excluding ‘Freed Blacks’ To Justify His Anti-Immigrant Opinion

I'm so glad I never joined Facebook - email addresses changed without warning

Study Slashes Deforestation Carbon Emission Estimate

Play USAToday's Candidate Match Game II

Pastor Maldonado penalised for collision with Lewis Hamilton in European Grand Prix

Obama Campaign Attacks Romney’s Bain Outsourcing, but Support for Outsourcing is Bipartisan

Are our children 41% lazier than they were 10 years ago?

Our Lady of Contraception~ Sandra Fluke’s Rocky Path to Feminist Superstardom


"I never knew a conspiracy I didn't believe." Please come CAPTION Andrew (fecal stew) McCarthy!!!!

OBAMA OR ROMNEY POLL 221 votes to date - Please vote

Immigration Ruling

Human Anatomy Rewired

Euro Crisis Threatens European Way of Life

Romney & The Fire-Breathing Dinosaurs

Hey Condoleezza Rice - you think Obama's foreign policy is lacking


Mike Luckovich: They're not warming to you, Mitt

Noam Chomsky and Tariq Ali on RT's "Julian Assange Show"

10 yr old girl locked in closet ...

It's Miller Crime. Please come CAPTION Dennis (Ted Nugent is my favorite philosopher) Miller!!!!!

have dinner with Garrison Keillor AND help defeat Bachmann

How Natural is Too Natural?

A cold day in hell...

Film “Soul Food Junkies” Examines African American Cuisine and Culture

Gantt Center exhibit celebrates African-American contributions to U.S.

High court affirms Maryland's redistricting map

what do you suggest: side-dish(es) for lobster stew for elderly?

Did y'all know that Birmingham Alabama made it to the top 25 list of most Liberal cities?

George Lucas Does Something Likeable For a Change: Revenge on Rich Neighbors

(openly Nazi Golden Dawn party) Greece's far right rears its head

Richard O'Dwyer and the new internet war

Class nature of marriage equality

The BRW Show - Joe Lieberman - Kiss My A _ _

Greenland serving whale meat dishes to tourists

Paula Hays Harper, Art Historian, Is Dead at 81

Scarborough: “Romney — first of all, they don’t understand they’re losing by 3 or 4 points"

The (comic) book of Mitt

See The Gay-Pride Oreo That Overwhelmed Kraft's Facebook Page With Hate-Filled Comments

U.S. consumer confidence still on the wane: June's 62 reading is lowest since January

CNBC Admits: World Govt Is Here And Central Banks Rule The World

Egypt’s army, Islamists 'working on compromise' over president’s powers

yahoo is still reporting the myth that the Az supreme court ruling was a victory for the Az gov

Larry Bird is leaving Indiana Pacers

This was completely accidental, of course.

San Francisco: Missing man returns a week after social networking app meeting

Scalia Cites Slavery-Era Laws in Immigration Dissent

The back of Gideon's fag packet must be pretty illegible these days

What law(s) of science would you change? I'd make gravity optional.

OBAMA: "I will be the first president in modern history to be outspent...."

On Orbitz, Mac Users Steered to Pricier Hotels

On Orbitz, Mac Users Steered to Pricier Hotels

Oreo unveils rainbow cookie image for Pride

Trayvon Martin--A young black male engaged in some teenage mischief destined for a life of crime.

Happy Birthday Elizabeth Warren!

Romney's amazing hypocrisy

Post against Romney only helps Romney

I worry about NewsThump giving the ConDems too many ideas ....

Yesterday's direct action by the Lounge's Anarchist Club

Obama Slams GOP For Opposing DISCLOSE Act Meant to Expose "Shadow Groups" Behind Ads

Want to engage in psychobabble without dealing with woo? Wisdom of Chopra might be for you!

Supreme Court ruling will affect N.C. teens sentenced to life in prison

Hello again. What have I missed on DU since 2007? How do I hedge against a crash?

Help With Censorship At Youtube!

Chess algorithm written by Alan Turing goes up against Kasparov

"Sea Mushroom"? What is in the Baltic?

The only item upheld by SCOTUS in the SB 1070 law was already law.

Off to Santa Monica Pier today

When MFM did some work as a biologist, he made a hugely important discovery.

Does Manosphere Blogger Vox Day Really Support the Murder and Mutilation of Women?


Farewell to Chocolate City

Once again Rolling Stone magazine shows their lack of musical taste

LGBT's worst foe: The Closet Monster

Shopping for produce? Here's a chart with some important info!

Where is My Black Radio?

MO traffic fatalities increase 20% - swerving off road is common theme

Poll: Obama's support of gay marriage opposed by independents; voters back protections for gays

Exxon Mobil leaks more Benzene in Baton Rouge, a human rights abuse

*** Gets out her staple gun and posts the DU Lounge Nuclear Bombing safety tips ***

TYT: Supreme Court Reverses Anti-Citizens United Ruling In Montana

Veterans Rebuild the World Trade Center with Union Training

Real Talk: 'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta': Are These Women Too Far Gone?

“Having it All?”—The Wrong Question for Most Women

For those of you trying to steal my staple gun - RENT YOUR OWN DAMN STAPLE GUN

BET Networks Joins Campaign Urging Advertisers to Focus on Black Media

Anyone else kind of baffled

Oregon Fish & Wildlife first black commissioner Greg Wolley wants to change stereotypes

Diversity important to ChiSox GM

BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill exacerbated existing environmental problems in Louisiana marshes

African American museum project nets $1M from P.G. council

African-American exhibit to go on the road

PPP: Obama lead in Ohio down to 3

Dispatches From The War On Women: Tide Turns On Immigration, Even At SCOTUS

Rielle Hunter and John Edwards Split Up

Life in "Little Liberia", Staten Island

Women aren’t principal news sources on women’s issues, 4th Estate analysis finds

'(Prez) caught me off guard because he started asking me about being a firefighter!'

Meet Gilbert Baker, the Man Who Invented the Gay Pride Rainbow Flag

Customer in the NH ice cream shop the President visited today: “I didn’t think I’d get to see you!"

It's not a race for sixth-grade class president

War on drugs making HIV epidemic worse, group says

a corporation owner speak out

Cote d'Ivoire: Girl Power, With a Paintbrush in Hand

Low-Flow Toilets

What's for Dinner ~ Tuesday June 26th

Be The Match Kicks off Nationwide Effort to Increase African American Bone Marrow Donors

African-American media companies unite to illuminate black buying power with #INTHEBLACK campaign

The reich wing just gets dumber and dumber.

The TSA's Dumb Air-Security Rules Are Not Based on Science

Gloomy BoE sees outlook darken


House GOP Majority Leader Admits: Voter ID Will Allow Mitt Romney To Win The Election

Oregon Black Affairs commission emails, letters point to meltdown

Big jump seen in Oregon parents delaying vaccines

African-American settlers of Rutherford

'Papers Please’ Arizona Clause Alarms Advocates

American named nation’s top black newspaper, website

Southern Baptists elect a black president

Post-seizure prisoner left in his urine-soaked cell to die after nurse turns away ambulance

How to Celebrate Black Music Month?

Girl who was banned for being black finally fulfills her wish to eat in train dining car

Watching Tennis (A Short Essay on Religious Conversion)

American Black Film Festival: Winning the Battle to Give Black Filmmakers Tools for Success

'Supermoms' Should Tell the Truth About Their Perfect Lives

Black Pastors Endorse I-502 Despite Controversy in African American Community

Mike Love Books Beach Boys Shows Without Brian Wilson, 'That's news to me' Brian tells Rolling Stone

Beating Citizens United

Congressional groups join for ''Invisible Lives'' forum on black LGBT experience

Charts: The Supreme Court's Rightward Shift

Democrats Cancel Speedway Event at Charlotte Convention

Congress Said to Delay Automatic Budget Cuts Until March

"count me among those who find all of this rather creepy"

Egypt court says military cannot arrest civilians

3 reasons why "We Ask America" polling firm is a pro-Republican joke

My fridge is working...I got a screwdriver ...when do I start

Wanna be an extra on Portlandia ?

I just returned from Haiti, I have some words for morans who want to slash taxes and gov't programs

Okay, Folks, Let's Put Aside Politics And Look At The Facts... [CHARTS]

Abraham Lincoln,Vampire Hunter pic from facebook

Kamikaze crows disrupting mail delivery in Winnipeg

Putin: Don't Rush To Strike Iran

Falling in Love May Take a Lifetime of Research

Jon Kyl Blames Obama For Failure Of Immigration Reform Under Bush

Public Option Advocates To Push Medicare For All If Supreme Court Strikes ‘Obamacare’

Sinfest Mad Libs comic - funny!

Oreo Supports Gay Rights on Facebook, Dividing Fans

Palestinians Hail ‘Great Guest’ Putin, Rename A Bethlehem Road In His Honor

Watch live @ 1:00pm Department of Defense LGBT PRIDE event.

I've been reading Matt Taibbi. I can't wrap my brain around municipal bonds and bid rigging. Help?

is goodwill lgbt friendly?

Heat Wave Sweeps Texas Threatening To Push Electric Grid Near Capacity

And You Thought It Would Be Easy?: Graduating the Class of 2012 Onto Our Overheated Planet

Check out this great Oreo pic that was posted on FB:

Elizabeth Warren Rips Into Romney at Obama Fund-Raiser in Boston

Walter Mondale, Arne Carlson are among co-chairs of drive against photo ID

The Last of Us, and other video games that leave nothing to the imagination...

Police 'Facewatch' app targets London riot suspects

"Dems Play with Private Insurance Industry, Get Burnt"

If Issa wants to "investigate", here's a goodie for him

EPA wins big in court challenge on greenhouse gases

Is dressage a form of animal cruelty?

When Romney Attacks Unions He's Attacking Military Veterans Rebuilding the WTC

'PROVE you're disabled': What council told wheelchair-bound spina bifida sufferer when she tried to

CDC wants to know whether people would take an AIDS test at their local drugstore

ERCOT Calls for Conservation Tuesday

Finally ! Some good (and interesting) news from Greece.. enjoy

When it comes to baseball, Obama doesn't pander. >>

Florida braced for new Tropical Storm Debby rain

calling out Caiden Cowger

We are a really big comet

Home prices rise for first time in 7 months

I think anti-vax nonsense should be considered Crazy Talk...

Texas A&M Buys A Law School (DFW area)

What stressful things do DU Moms have to deal with?

President Obama orders a meal and greets patrons at Varsity restaurant in Atlanta - pics

Children Become Risky Assets as Business Practices Come to Education

Edison battery staging a comeback?

Bhutan grieves for destroyed historic site

Where's the Lounge July 4th picnic this year? And why don't any of our hosts ever invite us back?

A geochemist's Periodic Table of Elements

Rachel Maddow - Michigan board member resigns, lashes out at Maddow viewers

Rachel Maddow - Republicans press 'secret gun-ban plot' theory

Papantonio: Fighting The Right Wing Voter Suppression Tricks

PPP: Warren and Brown tied in MA Senate Race

Turzai: Voter ID Will Allow Romney to Win Pa.

Anti-Israel Aid Billboards Are Taken Down (Los Angeles area)

Obama At The Varsity

Pic Of The Moment: Rice: Obama Foreign Policy "Lacking"

Archeologists find ivory sundial at Jamestown excavation site....

An Old DU Thread About Bi-Partisanship

So when are going to get together again?

Sherrod Brown: Trust Me, Bain Capital Attacks Work In Ohio

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

Who won the Senate debate?

Court upholds EPA's global warming rules

Federal court upholds EPA's greenhouse gas rules

Confrontation With TSA Agent Leaves Grandpa's Ashes On Floor

I can watch these videos for hours

The modern day Seabiscuit

Sharpton: Holder Contempt Vote About Slowing Down Voting Protections

FBI/John Doe Investigation Update: Prosecution reveals press leaks from defense lawyers and other

Reaching Across the Aisle

It's over.

Arizona Ruling Deepens Romney’s Immigration Muddle

Is there a conspiracy theory forum here?

We will see a health insurance mandate in our lifetime

The Rude Pundit: David Brooks Should Not Be Allowed to Listen to Bruce Springsteen

"Christine Quinn: Praying While Running"

Rachel Maddow - SCOTUS spares minors 'cruel' life terms, secures corporate speech

Examples of misogyny on DU

The Last Word - Scalia's unusual Obama attack

Sharpton: Holder Contempt Vote About Slowing Down Voting

Richard Carmona and Arizona After S.B. 1070

Divorce vs Murder

So, you think necrophiliacs are looking forward to the zombie apocalypse?

America's favorite mastiff. Come CAPTION Joe ("Keep your hands where I can see 'em") Arpaio!!!

Paraguayan president's ouster not a coup: US

Mexican media scandal: secretive Televisa unit promoted PRI candidate

NBC: Matt Sandusky describes father's alleged abuse on tape

Jon "Not intended to be a factual statement" Kyl strikes again!

Why I'd Hire an Illegal Immigrant Again (A Father's Angels)

"CAPITALISM" (warning, art)

Using the TPP to Renegotiate and Expand NAFTA

What can I sub for Pecorino Fresco?


Why am I always drawn to a lounge post that has the words........

A National Right to Vote

Have you ever been pulled over by the police while you were riding in a police car?

Norman Solomon has conceded. His campaign is over.

Kerrey (D-NE) backs Romney's citizenship plan; Fischer (R-NE) doesn't (candidates for US Senate)

Why can't Sheriff Joe Arpaio be arrested?

Right-wing blog HotAir defends President Obama, slams Jimmy Carter, on human rights

Ripped Off By A Mac? Why Apple Users May Pay More For Booking Hotels With Orbitz

The Last Word - Gov. Brewer's headspinning spin on SCOTUS Loss

Fraud Ring In Hacking Attack On 60 Banks

Man accused of killing and eating a dog during a drug-fueled rampage

MMMORPG (Mormon Massively Multiplayer Online Roleplaying Game)

Superbug vs. Monsanto: Nature rebels against biotech titan

FBI Nabs 37 in International Cyber Sting Called 'Card Shop'

Gay Computer Geeks Unite!

Thom Hartmann: Congressman Alan Grayson - Citizens United Part Deux & SCOTUS

Thom Hartmann: Outsourcing - Bipartisan Corruption!

Oh boy - "Claire McCaskill Will Not Attend Democratic National Convention"

A 'toon

An Oxy Orgy! Please come CAPTION Rush (Defender of the Stoogie) Limbaugh!!!

Paraguay's Lugo changes tack ahead of summit

Do you think public television should give free airtime to anti-gay Religious Right propaganda?

Officials: US Drone Strike Kills 6 Suspected Militants in Pakistan

Police say Zimmerman had chances to defuse situation before shooting Martin

Sex scandal rocks Texas Air Force base; allegations lead to charges against 4 instructors

Washington State Patrol says man accused of throwing wife from moving car on interstate

I think I found a stone tool on Sunday

Pentagon Observes LGBT Pride Month

Reid to GOP: Keep your Right to Life Paws off Flood Insurance Bill

Two Pillars of Religious-Atheist Dialogue

Waco, Texas man faces animal cruelty charges for eating dog

Romney Smacks (Supercut)

Caption this Romney pic

Gas Prices in Saudi Arabia

Dana Milbank explains why the media isn't interested in Issa and his political fishing expedition

Sinfest Mad Libs

Canadians - they are everywhere!!

A great yard sign.

Jets, Giants sue to block NJ megamall (haha fuck you Governor Christie, in your face)

Nude Grocery Shopping Spree Turns Heads

Top GOP senator floats idea of impeaching Obama

Between the GOP and Hispanic voters, bad gets worse

The rabble won at UVA. Sullivan reinstated as President of the University of Virgina

The Man From Econ 101

Survey: The country's favorite pizza topping is...

Despite GOP governor’s request, Romney camp hypes bad news in Iowa

For the hell of it, let's speculate 2016

Texas teen lesbians thought to be targeted in fatal park shooting

UVa. President Teresa Sullivan reinstated

How Obama Lost Canada

Chuck Norris: Allowing Gay People Into The Boy Scouts Is Un-American

ACLU: The Government’s Pseudo-Secrecy Snow Job on Targeted Killing

Bernie Sanders: Of the Rich, By the Rich, For the Rich

GOP still trying hard to make voting harder

Our weenie Billionaires

Religious leaders attack Pell on climate (Oz)

Syrian Free Army capture army base near Aleppo

Amare Stoudemire fined $50K

Regarding St. Augustine's 450 anniversary, Mayor Boles addresses Seminole Tribe concerns

Question - fans of non-local teams?

Thom Hartmann: Christian Textbooks Reveal The Loch Ness Monster Real

Is the deportation of any illegal immigrants constitutional?

Anybody actually watch Ann S.E. Coulter-Cupp's new MSRNC show?

TYT: Tax Dollars Wasted to Encourage Marriage of Poor People

Thom Hartmann: Will a broke U.S. Sell Ad Space on Dollar Bill?

SCOTUS Signals To GOP: Don’t Bother Suing Obama On Immigration

Rmoney wants to be head of the Federal Government

Arizona GOP delegate pulled gun on repo man

"America is not the greatest country in the world."

Big Babies

Domestic drones 101

Economic War Against Iran Continues; Still No Evidence of a Weapons Program

PPP: Obama leads by 8 in Oregon

Sandusky scandal had one perpetrator, and many accomplices

The Last Mazda Wankel Engine Has Been Built

Honduran Scholars Call on US to Cease Support for Military and Police

***LynneSin gets out her staple gun and... who am I kidding, she just humps random...

Baby Bump 1.0 and Baby Bump 2.0

Drugs. They're GOOD for you. No shit. Wait. What?

Hedgehogs -- just near-sighted or have they all watched those MFM Sex Ed films?

Before MFM learned that, when hitchhiking, his "thumb" had to be big enough to be SEEN by drivers:

Anybody up for a game of "MFM Twister"?

Drone Oversight in Name Only

30 LGBT and Immigration Groups Call for Reform After Supreme Court Ruling

WCYB TV Poll: "If the presidential election was today, who would you vote for?" 06/26

NYC Council Saves HIV/AIDS, Homeless LGBT Services

Supreme Court now stomping on the rights of the Catholic Church?

the recession is over - I got a job in my trade.

Health Care Reform and the Supreme Court: Politics Over Constitutionality

I Hate The Drug War So Much I Wrote a Song About It

NOM Is Too Scared To Boycott All These Homo-Loving Companies

Seismologists warn Japan against nuclear restart

Joe Biden-'Give Mitt Romney credit'...

Some health department guys are spending a lot of time at the Lounge's lunch counter

Fuckin cops are accusing me of causing a traffic jam again

Sanford police: Zimmerman passed up two chances to talk to Trayvon

Stanford scientists spark new interest in the century-old Edison battery

Seismologists warn Japan against nuclear restart

Day 45

Assad says Syria in a 'real state of war'

Robert Mundell, evil genius of the euro | Greg Palast | Comment is free |

Asthma Linked to Congested Highways: Those Living Near Heavily Traveled Interstate Have Higher Rate…

People Are Lapping Up This Yucky 'Garbage Soup' To Save Money

A minor change request / suggestion

Turn on Tweety right fugging now - he just played the video

I figured out why Willard has all these costumes

F–k Anti-Science

If looks could kill

Exposure to Environmental Chemicals In the Womb Reprograms the Rodent Brain To Disrupt Reproduction

Every DUer must watch this and send it to friends and family

Why I hate my job...

A German Court Has Ruled That Circumcising An Infant Is A Physical Assault

MFM knew there was a reason why he always had more fun around the artsy types

Why America is Severely Broken

Obamacare forces everyone to have RFID implants!!!!1!!!

Deal reached in Senate to extend student loan interest rate

Tweet I just sent to ABC, NBC, CBS, CNN - all tweeters - send it too!

Questions about health care law and the SCOTUS ruling

Drones can be used to transport illegal drugs (Drone blowback)

Guy argues Obamacare = Socialism, gets dominated

Fight continues to remove Tennessee senator's photo from Vestal wall

What a choice: Ahmed Shafiq leaves Egypt after presidential election loss

Remember when Bush sent the starving North Koreans their first food shipment?

I am in Austin now at the old farm, the weather channel says it is like 107.

If ACA is overturned, I will begin referring to the SCOTUS as

And further off the deep end...

Paraguayan President Ousted: Another Right-Wing Coup in Latin America

My second knee replacement is July 25!

I saw gas for $2.99 today -- I guest that means Obama's gonna win.

Coup of the Elites: A Free Pass for Financial Predators

Nobody living in this country should be considered illegal

Paul Robeson, Ballad for Americans

NBC/WSJ poll: Six in 10 say Obama inherited current economy

The Secret Life of Willard Mitty

This resonates.

No link: Tweety said NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll showed 1% think President Obama is a Mormon

Supreme Political FUBAR

Talk of the Nation: Researchers Observe Climate Change, First-Hand


Geoffrey Fieger Calls Obama Critics Racists In New Ad; Refers To His 'White Brethren' Being Bothered

Religious Leaders Support President Obama’s Stance on Immigration Reform

Liz SMITH seems to think Nora EPHRON has died. Gawker, not so much.

Good News! I got video of my camouflaged gopher turtle. Bad News:

Bethlehem to Name Street in Honor of Putin

"Do you think it's a marker of America's greatness that . . .

Have you noticed?

Today in history: death of Julian called 'the Apostate'

The SECOND single most important reason for Obama to be reelected:

NBC/WSJ poll showed that everywhere the Romney/Bain/Offshoring ads are running they are effective

Republicans Have Been Emboldened by a Lazy Media that Won’t Call Out Their Lies

Can someone explain to me what happens when you walk away from a house in MN?

A FFRF sign, seen on WFAA-TV's facebook page.

End the Big oil bonanza (Rainforest Action Network)

No tears to cry, no feelings left. This species has amused itself to death

Cooking with Medical Marijuana

Bah humbug!

College Football Play-off to Start in 2014

Waldo Canyon fire breaks out. 346 houses lost, some can return home @ 8PM (El Paso, Colorado).

An Open Letter to Every Occupy Supporter

We are pleased to announce the opening of Teh Lounge Chapel

The Daily Caller Digs Up More Mitt Romney Dress-Up Stories

Israel subjecting Palestinian children to 'spiral of injustice'

Supreme Court: Enemy of Democracy

How many floggings does it take to expect the Spanish Inquisition?

Southern Louisiana/New Orleans

Claire McCaskill to skip Democratic National Convention

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 27 June 2012

Romney in 2007: Protect executive privilege

Rebuilding the World Trade Center the Union Way (updated links)

Affordable Dental Care Unavailable To One-Third Of Americans: Report

Wisconsin Solidarity Singers Sing for Vaginas Down at the Sing Along

True Blood Season 5: So far, not bad.

VP Biden hammers Romney on outsourcing, wealth

Presidents approve college football playoff

The Power To Fight The Koch Brothers Is Sitting Next To Your Toilet

There is a missing detail in the Fast and Furious story

Is it ok to post sunflower pictures here?

My 30,000th post is from Drinking Liberally Philadelphia.

AZ Decision what will really happen

Syria: Orders To Kill 'From Highest Levels'

Putin lauds Abbas for 'responsibility' in talks with Israel

Russian Orthodox official seeking alliances with China's excommunicated Catholic bishops?

GOOD SHIT (Please read!)

If you're inclined to help keep this kicked...

New York City terrorism suspect faces trial over synagogue bomb plot

Fake Jerry Jones on the offseason >>

Sandra Fluke: Life After Limbaugh

Proof that your 22-year old kid doesn't need to phone in to be safe.

Lead detective in Trayvon Martin case reassigned

Gallup Poll: Obama more likable than Romney

Robot Never Loses at Rock, Paper, Scissors Because It’s a Damn Cheater

Martin Bashir - Does Romney believe Americans will accept a vacuous candidate?

George Zimmerman Evidence Shows Extent To Which Police Doubted Self-Defense Claim

Kuwaitis protest after elected parliament thrown out

Proposal for the SOP change

I want to thank "The Doctor"

New Comedy Web Series Gets To The F**king Essence Of Chris F**king Christie (NSFW)

Obama pledges to return jobs to the US as he and Biden ding Romney for sending jobs overseas

Zimmerman's WIFE!!!! treated his injuries the night he murdered Trayvon Martin. Apparently, she's

Sources tell NBC News Speaker Boehner rejects a WH/DOJ offer to avoid contempt vote facing AG Holder

British Queen, ex-IRA chief to seal end to conflict

Colorado Wildfires: Evacuations near Boulder

To All the Tea Baggers Posting Here at DU...

Hardball - GOP rep. reveals state voter ID law is about stopping Obama