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Archives: June 7, 2012

My step-sister just died of cancer. If I did not already support single-payer, I would now.

Another Court Challenge, Another Loss for DOMA

I would like to use the Ignore function but find that it blocks

Exceedingly rare political memorabilia

Finnish Leader Says U.S. Worried About Europe Banks

Exclusive: Drones "inhumane", dead al Qaeda man's family says

I cannot watch them gloating


What is your view to reply ratio?

U.N. reports on Ugandan warlord's crimes against children

Cardiff City's 'whimsical' rebrand gamble on red

I Promised Myself I Would Never Do This, But... Mid-Atlantic Occupy Supporters Wanted

What sick socialist bastard would want to provide free healthcare to the poor!

Romney's illustrious career in private equity - the 'marvelous adventure' of Stage Stores

Strange...I've crossed the last 4 things off my bucket list

Aren't there ANY Dem. billionaires who care enough about our country to give $$$ to OUR side?

Like LinkedIn, eHarmony is hacked; 1.5 million passwords stolen

Papantonio: Mitt Will Get Spanked in Wisconsin

Negative 15.8% Tax Rate Not Low Enough for GE: CEO Immelt Calls for Amnestyfor Corporate Tax Dodgers

Orioles select son of Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr. in MLB Draft

Obama can help himself and the national Democrats NOW if only he clamps down on illegal Rove TV ads

The DNC needs to be Destroyed & Replaced They failed WI

On the Anniversary of Bobby's Death, One of his Favorite Poems Comes to Mind.

Japan Nuclear Expert: Almost 8,000 square miles now like a ‘Radiation Control Area’ after Fukushima



Romney Quietly Hires Consulting Firm With Sordid History Of Destroying Dem Voter Registration Forms

If frozen pancakes are meant to come in 3s, why are the packaging linked in indestructible

Destroy the RW in WI

Corporate Vampires Win For Scott Walker!

We have to play dirty

How Trump Sees Women

If your parent/grandparent is is a nursing home

Scott administration refuses to halt voter 'purge'

It's Obama's fault! It's the DNC's fault! It's Koch Bros. fault!

Jeebus. The Willard Mechanism misspelled Saint Ronnie's name?

Game 4 of Stanley Cup Finals are tonight...Kings could sweep and win cup....

Group says Florida faces a 'corruption crisis'

Does everyone just get away with everything?

Why MSM will never investigate election fraud.

Defense of Marriage Act Unconstitutional: (NY federal) Judge

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers Check In!! Steal This Election

Nickolaus' recall role in question

Please . . .

Makeup wars: Saudi woman lash out at religious police (VIDEO)

"We are Indigenous"

Gay marriage in Washington state blocked by proposed referendum


Bradley Manning defence gets report on WikiLeaks damage to US interests

"Sanctity of marriage", my ass...

Okay. Stop and think about this . . . . .

Love Rachel, but don't know if I can hang on,

Bay Area Man Severs His Own Penis With X-Acto Knife

Piers' ratings further into the rathole: His asslicking tonight:: Darth RUMSFELD! That's the ticket!

DC council chairman charged; will resign seat

Should Howard Dean return as Chairman?

Nearly 100 bird species face increased risk of extinction in the Amazon

CIA ‘revives attacks on rescuers’ in Pakistan

First Lady Michelle Obama at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia - pics

Incitement Against Refugees leads to Racist Attacks in Israel

Joseph Stiglitz on Occupy and Why U.S.-Europe Austerity Will Only Weaken Economic Recovery

I'm OUT!!! And feeling good enough to be kicking down the walls of my stall!!!

First Lady Michelle Obama talks to AP about the White House Kitchen Garden - pics

This image is unfair to rats...

Special statement of purpose for Catholicism and Orthodox Christianity (Group)

Dubai: Man jailed for gay relationship after partner dies in window fall

Tunisia rejects UNHRC recommendation to decriminalise gay sex


Are Co-ops the Answer?: Around the world, people are democratizing the workplace

Did you just hear the great news on TRMS?

It appears that the Kung Fu movie genre is really scrapping for ideas

Happy Birthday Beulah Mae!

For how "bad" it's said to be here in WI, it's been worse before.

Toronto bans plastic bags by 2013

U.S. labor board: Some limits on employee social media use are illegal

Public Opinion Strategies, Mitt Romney Pollster, Misspells Ronald Reagan

Hunger Strikers at Virginia Supermax Face Retaliation for Protest Against Torturous Conditions

How are the politics like in your parish

There is both the Big Lie and the Unknown Truth that should be under our political microscope

U.S. Aides in Israel Give Assurances About Iran

Is Global Finance a Ponzi Scheme? Ask a Russian Expert

Afghan nominated as ambassador to Britain was accused in US of fraud

Rachel on the Mitt Romney Vietnam scandle

Amid Reports of New Massacre, Nations Press Syria

Stop-and-frisk app designed to track controversial NYPD policy

A Kaleidoscope!

To bluesbassman, EVERY song is "Ball of Confusion":

Geography books have just gone through a little revision.

U STILL MAD?!?!?!?

Jesus Christ -- The Missing Years Chapter 16:

A typical breakfast at Casa de MFM:

MiddleFingermom was actually hospitalized for pootin' too much.

Why would any veteran support Romney? A veteran's response.

Noam Chomsky - When Elites Fail, and What We Should Do About It

Life in pictures

Tax Dollars At War: 53% of federal taxes go to the war machine that's killing America

Vatican: Nun's pro-masturbation book poses grave harm to Catholics

Victory Against Repression: Carlos Montes Court Case Ends in Victory!

NATO Strike Blamed for Wedding Deaths (18 Civilians) in Afghanistan

some good news: Victory Against Repression: Carlos Montes Court Case Ends in Victory!

Play Dead...

Democracy for America: People Power Trumped by 31 Million In Out of State Money

DU's descent into cess-pool free-for-all

White House Veto Threat On Repeal Of Medical Tax

Why Romney's Police Impersonations Could Really Alienate His Base

Excuse me, but what the fock is this?

"Regan's Amercia"

Is Joe Conason sick I almost didn't recognize him

The Price of Inequality and the Myth of Opportunity

It's only June and this 60 Plus Association (Pat F---ing Boone) is running

NASA | SDO's Ultra-high Definition View of 2012 Venus Transit

Say What?! 10 comments about Latinos you won’t believe they said

Previously-Secret 1955 Government Report:Ocean May Not Adequately Dilute Radiation Nuclear Accidents

Update: Florida Governor Rick Scott Officially Defies Justice Department, Vows To Continue

About the word F***. An observation.

Will unions back President Obama like they did in 2008?

Obama and D-Day

Majority of New Grads Embrace Vow of Poverty

Chicago Teacher Strike Vote Today

Brown’s Millionaire’s Tax, A Gift to Private Charter Schools

Rachel Maddow - Romney gets pass on Vietnam avoidance

I really want to puke...

League of Women Voters to Restart Registration Drive

Fantasy vs Reality MFM Style........

Toons: After Wisconsin, Getting Out The Vote, Moneyheads Beat Cheeseheads and More. - 6/6/12

What recurring stories in the news do you actively work to ignore?

Boy Scouts to keep ban on gay leaders

New Product Review: Rudi's Fiesta Tortillas

Someone, and I will not say who...

The Holocaust means never having to say you're sorry (Bradley Burston)

MSNBSad: Jon Stewart Laughs Through ‘All The Stages Of Grief’ In Wisconsin Coverage

Lawrence O’Donnell Breaks New Mitt Romney Scandal: 'Romney liked to dress up as a police officer,'



What's for Dinner ~ Thursday June 7th

Twin Cities Home to Some of the Most, Least Spoiled Children


Just posted on Twitter via RawStory- Maddow doubts whether Democrats can survive flood of dark money

Life Begins


Official: Dock found in Ore. is debris from Japan

Man Implants Magnets In His Arm To Affix iPod

Former NFL player Wade Davis comes out publicly

The Urge to Punish

Capturing our way out of the carbon mess

My favorites of E3 so far

Lil Wayne Thinks He Can Get In NBA Playoff Game Without Ticket

The Next Fight For Workers Will Be Michigan

I live in PA where Corbett is the Governor. I want to go and check to make sure my husband and

President Obama Takes Stand On Taxes, Refuses To Temporarily Extend Bush Tax Cuts

Quinnipiac poll; Obama up 12 over Romney in Connecticut!!

SoCal DUers- Chris Hayes will be at this month's Drinking Liberally in Santa Monica on 6/25

Why wasn't Tammy Baldwin, or better still, Russ Feingold, the recall candidate?

Gloat Free NBA Post-Season Scores (Wednesday, June 6)

Five Things to Consider in the Walker Recall Vote

NRA-Backed Law Spells Out When Indianans May Open Fire on Police

cool chart

The NRA's "Circus of Fear" Heads to Chicago

Wisconsin Recalls Worked! Walker and the Koch Brothers Have Been Defanged!

The GOP Has a Big Problem

The Chronicles of Mitt: June 6, 2012

Not A Republican

Obama embraces gay, lesbian supporters at fundraiser

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Wednesday, June 6)

I couldn't find the appropriate section in Religion

Malcolm X house, Philly gym on list of endangered historic sites

Congressional Budget Office defends stimulus

"Policymakers Ended Up with Economic Doctrines that Made Them Comfortable..."

Report: Dozens Arrested After Riot at Foxconn Factory


Restrictive voting laws tied up in court

Breaking- Scott defies Justice sends letter last night - will continue purge

NativeNewsNetwork: One Girl Dead From Rodent Virus on Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

Nevada campaign donor is indicted (lying about illegal donations to Harry Reid)

how should this jury have voted?

Cal cops who jabbed students 'may' have done wrong (during Occupy protests)

IndianCountryToday: Authorities Place Safety Checks Near Pine Ridge to Combat Alcohol Woes

Let's All Be Republicans! - Board Game

Two coworkers died within the last two days

Indian Country Today: Elizabeth Warren Avoids American Indian Media

Malcolm Gladwell Unmasked: A Look Into the Life & Work of America’s Most Successful Propagandist

Leon Co. Florida Election Official: Despite Scott's Letter We’re Not Re-Starting Voter Purge

Couldn't Florida's going after phantom non-citizen voters create a backlash


A funny sign that endorses Obama

FBI argues that information isn't "physical material" after copying hard drives- New Zealand Megau

Malnutrition at ‘crisis levels’ in Yemen

Why does anybody believe anything they are told by the GOP in Florida?

From the good life to digging up land mines in Cambodia

a middle of the night dose of squee

Fire That Caused $400M In Damage To Navy Sub Was Caused By Vacuum Cleaner

Scientists unveil 20 new species ... Picture giant blue scorpion and massive hairy spider

Good analysis: Walker Wins in Wisconsin

Health Care Wars--new book by John Geyman

How I feel about those that vote or have ever voted for a Pub, ANY Pub

Bradblog puts question to WI recall vote counting

DNC Women's Caucus conference call

Evidence of Impending Tipping Point for Earth

"Seal Wars" June 8th on Animal Planet

Photo - Wow: Japan's satellite Hinode captures Venus beginning its transit

Alarming Assaults On Women In Egypt's Tahrir

Rachel's "Weird Wonder"

Photo of child in dirty bathwater prompts concern at coal mine hearing

Bowles-Simpson deficit plan worse for future Social Security recipients than no action by Congress

Would picking Rubio for VP be an insult to Hispanics?

Colbert discusses the impact on unions. Very funny.

I just stubbed my toe.

Fuck you Dan Senor

Battersea Power Station sale: Malaysian company beats Chelsea bid

U.S. losing patience with Pakistan, says Panetta

Amy Goodman: It’s One Person, One Vote, Not 1 Percent, One Vote

Inside Story Americas - Is Wisconsin the death knell for US unions?

10 Reasons Not to Get Married

NY Repug worries that weed decriminalization will result in 10 joints in each ear

Monsanto Vs Nature: The Weeds Fight Back

You sure have to hand it to the Rethug fascists...

The risks that WisDems took and which played out with the recall and where to go now.

Welcome Back, Jim Crow

CBC: Greek far-right spokesman assaults rivals on live TV

The Stonewall Stop and Frisk Summit - Or, Al Sharpton, Walk Into a (Gay) Bar

Robert Reich: We have to end the Bush tax cuts for the rich & Bill Clinton agrees.

Steny Hoyer's daughter comes out and tells her father she's gay

Mika should have slapped Joe this morning.

Obama and Casey Keeps Lead in Latest Pennsylvania Poll

? about Paycheck Fairness Act

These New Drones Are Like Nothing The World Has Ever Seen

Summary of the events of the massacre on the farm in Al-Qubair located in the suburbs of Hama

San Diego and San Jose Lead Way in Pension Cuts

Soldiers Are Coming Home Injured and Addicted -- Will We Pay Our Debt to Our Vets?

Indigenous rights placed above private interests at long last

"why walker did`t win in wisconsin"

Bacteria thrive on cooperation.

Amazon deforestation at record low, data shows

Only 13.5 Percent of Food Workers Earn a Living Wage

Scott Walker for VP...

Question for the Day

"Where is the Right to Privacy? It Doesn't Exist if You're a Muslim"

The Nuclear Weapons Industry's Money Bombs

8 Ways Delusional Right-Wingers Are Blowing Wisconsin Out of Proportion

"The fight is far from over" - Rev Al, Alan Grayson and Randi Weingarten discuss Wisconsin

Dramatic Decline in Microscopic Life on BP's Oiled Beaches

As teachers cast votes, CPS wants access to ballots

Joseph Stiglitz on the American Dream myth

Garry Trudeau and rape in the military

ETA News Release: Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Report (06/07/2012)

Obama and the democratic party raises 60 million in May

Bill Pushes for Increase in Wages

Where Trickle Down Economics Has Taken Us, -and where it's leading us if Romney wins-

Key phrase I just read - “Democrats are deluding themselves if they think they can door-knock their

Robert Scheer: Democrats Failed in Wisconsin Because They Failed Wisconsin

Juan Cole: It's becoming a Syrian government strategy when it assaults a city.

OHSU Oregon National Primate Research Center develops new, safer method for making vaccines

CNN Poll: George W. Bush remains unpopular

Latest Big Dig problem to cost $1M to repair

Emergency — please read — serious Wisconsin vote hack issue

Suggestions to Owners about Alerts and Jury Statistics

Panetta: U.S. running out of patience with Pakistan on militant havens

Can't wait to see Walker crying like Tom Delay after he gets indicted and sentenced

On Morning Joe Mark Halperin asserted smugly that Justice Kennedy voted against

Police called after Romney's email and Dropbox accounts cracked

Today is the 20th anniversary of the disappearance of the Springfield Three.

Peak oil notes - June 7

LMAO! George W. Bush’s favorable rating lowest of any living president, poll shows

Canada's conservative government says don't celebrate 30 years of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Peak oil notes - June 7

Pregnancy blood test can identify Down's syndrome

World's first Parkinson's vaccine is trialled

Tom Toles on Wisconsin and 'divide and conquer'

WI voter hack issue

Newsflash! Senators and Congresspersons are ALL either filthy rich or

New version H1B visas for tech workers

E.J. Dionne Jr. on Conservatives and their skewed logic:

‘Family’ leader vows to never stop hating LGBT people-- Well I vow to never stop standing up to HIM

ANother Face-Eating "Bath-Salts" Attack...Time To Talk Seriously About Drug Policy/Legalization

Will a recount test Wisconsin's vote? What that means.

Job in Washington D.C - Sr. Technology Officer

Health-care spending vs. health

Go ahead. Tell these people they don't believe in recalls.

F-35 News Over The Last Few Days

If Chuck Todd took the day off and Jon Lovitz filled in, I'll bet NO ONE WOULD NOTICE

What Is This Story About A Security Leak That May Have Come From The WH?......

NTDB -- the opposite of GOTV

In praise of misfits-Why business needs people with Asperger’s syndrome, ADD & Dyslexia

The President will be re-elected because the Pukes have pissed off women, it's that simple

When can we expect to learn about the Supreme Court decision on

Leon Panetta: U.S. "reaching the limits of our patience" with Pakistan terror safe havens

Did you do crazy stuff by yourself?

Hmmmmm...... a 3% Red Shift in WI?

What year did you take your first cut in pay and benefits?

Roll Tide

How to cook Christ...

Please let me know what the jury thinks of my latest thread in Religion.

Obama, Democrats raise $60 million in May

So what software and/or apps do you use for selling?

Emergency — please read — serious Wisconsin vote hack issue

Greek far-right Golden Dawn MP wanted for assault

Can Florida Governor McFraudy please crawl back to the House of the Undying where he belongs?

Syria 'blocks' UN from Qubair 'massacre site'

Dozens dead in new Syria massacre

When is DOJ going to deal with the illegalities going on in Michigan

Fark Photoshop: W's "Official Portrait"

Zimmerman stocks up on Cheez-Its, Fritos, Cheetos, cookies, Twix, M&M’s, Pop Tarts...

Dear Abbey: Help! My father is a Republican

"Regular Guy" Mitt Romney "pruning hedges" in La Jolla, so "I guess he doesn't outsource it all!"

Hey, Scott Walker -- Rachel Maddow has a few words for ya:

State Senate race in Racine still too close to call

Who is taking more political heat right now -- Wall Street or public workers?

Legionnaires' disease cases rise in Edinburgh

Obama: GOP's only message is to blame me

God I'm tired of the quick and dirty reporting of confirmational bias about the recalls.

Vacuum cleaner may have caused $400 million fire on nuclear sub

From Worker's Power, in support of the hunger strike at..........

As Rabbi Amy Greenbaum was leaving the WH, she found herself quietly singing the Shema

Prediction--WI Prick Paul Ryan will be Mitten's Running Mate

IRS: 6 American families paid NO fed income taxes in 09 while making $200 MILLION each

Supervalu Cuts Store Staff in So. Calif.

They didn't listen to Molly IVINS, maybe it's not too late for Gail COLLINS "As Texas Goes"

Red Hot Chili Peppers Rock For Barack

Who put the "Ur" in Thursday? Come CAPTION Eric (I'm so blind the world can't see me) Bolling!!!!


Team Obama Drops The “Neocon” Bomb

A thought on the "huge loss" of not recalling Scott Walker


DCCC Chairman: ‘Democracy Is Being Bought’

Robert McChesney: U.S. Electoral System Wallowing in a Sea of Money, Idiocy, and Corruption.

30 cent book bin

Democrats: what to see, do, eat and drink while you're in Houston

Pic Of The Moment: College dorm mate: "Creepy" Romney Used To Impersonate Police Officer

Obama attends 5 fundraisers in Calif--makes $4.6 million

Testicle-biting dogs "to face hooligans"

Quinnipiac Poll: Obama leads Rmoney in Virginia by five-points

Denmark Approves Gay Weddings In Church

Reid: Bet on filibuster changes if Obama, Dems win in November

Great news! Huffington Post is launching in Spain!!

Fayetteville Passes Resolution Against Corporate Personhood

Greece--- Ultra-Right Winger Gets Ultra-Ugly

Senators Begin Secret Talks on Grand Bargain

Fayetteville Passes Resolution Against Corporate Personhood (Cross-post to GD)

how much wealth has left this country

Some weak ass shit from the Birther Brigade

Scapegoating the Public Sector

Jeb Bush Blasts GOP, Says Party Is ‘Short-Sighted’ On Tax And Immigration Policies

House Dems propose raising minimum wage from $7.25 to $10

Romney/RNC Outraise Obama/DNC With Huge $76.8 Million Haul

This shit has got to stop in Liberal/Left Circles

If they've stolen elections before...........

I've found the solution to all the Meta drama

GOP and Buddies Spend Tens of Millions. Result: Wisconsin Senate Now In Democratic Control.

Ex-NFL players consolidate 80 pending lawsuits against league

Predictable, Media will begin attacking Obama for time spent raising money

Why am I not a Republican?

When we talk about "buying" elections, we only talk about the "buyers." Who's doing the selling?

We need a "Reverse Ronnie" action to win in Nov. Time to shut down the FAA before July 4th. Congress

I am tired of the girl who says "Meh".

Walker On The Roof (Danziger)

House Democrats Propose Increasing Minimum Wage To $10

VIDEO: Brad on RT on Questions About Wisconsin's Recall Election Results

Jeb Bush: "this was probably my time."

Jeb Bush Won't Accept Pick As Romney VP -- Says Today's GOP 'Short-Sighted'

TPM: New Obama Campaign Ad Calls On Congress To Enact Jobs Plan

"...primarily our energy is coal, natural gas, nuclear, water to a certain extent”

Physiotherapy - Is it effective?

JMG: Collapse Now and Avoid the Rush

"Americans clueless about unions today may grow to regret losing a world they barely knew existed"

Study Identifies Natural Strongholds for Species Displaced by Climate Change

Orly Taitz, Birther Queen, Suffers Disappointing Defeat In California Senate Primary

Anybody know SAP APO pretty well? Good money/benefits available

EXCLUSIVE: GOP Election Supervisor Rebukes Gov. Scott, Refuses To Continue Voter Purge

Tax breaks and loopholes for the 0.01%...

Scheiber: Romney’s Claim About My Book Is ‘False’

BREAKING: Photographic Evidence of Romney Impersonating an Officer!

W. is still in the picture!!!! Please come CAPTION Numbnuts!!!

No Kay, anytime the bank gives you a mortgage that bank is planning on owning your house

What's a good MP3 player you'd recommend? All I care about is listening to music or books.

Defense Lobbyists Throw Fancy Ritz-Carlton Party For Rep Responsible For Billions In Wasteful Pork

Biocentrism’: How life creates the universe

Corbett still fighting Republican legislators on restoring some funding cuts

Our Stupid Discourse: "Did the Stimulus Work?"

“your neighbors have complained,” Mr. Quint recalled. “He was pretty clear that it was the Romneys.”

Thief steals US flag from man in chicken suit

Our next SEIU meeting agenda

Texas highway would be the first to allow 85 mph speed limit

Newly discovered spider......Yikes its big, a foot across.

Republican Job Creation: The GOP Keeping Millions Unemployed To Put One Man Out Of Work

You are not normal

Riverdale Residents being Evicted by Natural Gas

My friend has some awesome new 'Women For Obama" shirts

I don't see how you can label such a political system anything other than OLIGARCHY!

First Contact.

Wisconsin: Lost a Battle, But Winning the War

STUPID!!! ass Huffington Post latest headline anyone see it

Thom Hartmann: Organized Money Beat Organized People

A truly horrid graph from the WWF

Earth Headed for Catastrophic Collapse, Researchers Warn

The Two Most Important Lessons of the Wisconsin Recall Election

Big Ed is officially on Vacation for a week starting today

Survivor tells of horror in Syrian village

Duhhhh!!!!! What'd he say? What'd he say?

Court Approves Boiron Class Action Settlement

Does the 1st Amendment give more freedom to churches than others?

Rachel Barrios-Van Os: Answer to Scott Walker

If voters did not let TV/Radio ads convince them who to vote for, money would not matter!

Walker won by outspending Barrett for a vote: votes per dollar

Holy crap I'm so freakin bored

George W. Bush Most Unpopular Living President, Poll Finds

Is Global Finance a Ponzi Scheme? Ask a Russian Expert

Charlie Pierce on Rmoney's La Jolla vacation mansion

Soldier returns to Gracie - One of my all-time favorite videos

Taxes at the Top – Graphic of the Day

What's been going on with Uppitywis?

Chinese police raid religious school; 12 kids hurt

Americans Cling to Jobs as U.S. Workforce Dynamism Fades

The Rude Pundit: Going Off the Grid, But First a Touch of Ray Bradbury

Israel moves to improve religious freedom – for Jews

A Republican Supreme Court

West Hollywood parish leaves Presbyterian Church over gay rights

Talking about masturbation causes grave harm, according to the Holy See


How Billionaires Spent Their $$$ Way Back When...& How They Spend It Now...

I got a compromise for the Republicans re: tax issues

Inside Syria: You will never guess who arms the rebels

Wisconsin uses mostly paper ballots, but don't bother to count any, but tallied

China Cuts Lending Rate as Its Economic Growth Slows

Russia Urges Saudi Arabia, Qatar to Halt Help for Syria Rebels

TOO FUNNY!!! CARNEY re: "Showbiz Obama": Two words — Donald Trump. Next question.

11 Years Ago Today

So Romney impersonated a cop?

President Obama's possibly risqué comment

The President is 8 blocks from my house in LA!

Hilariously Ferocious Underwater Dogs

Bush remains the only living ex-President under water on favorability ratings.

What happened to Angel Food Ministries?

Senior Saddam aide executed in Iraq

President Obama winning battle for small donors -- Analysts cite enthusiasm factor

Am going to be on Fox News at 4pm defending California public workers unions

Democrats Failed in Wisconsin Because They Failed Wisconsin - by Robert Scheer

'Mosque's terror links' investigated by Charity Commission

TYT: Love Obama? This Will Piss You Off (But You Need To Hear It)

The War on Women by the Ridiculous Numbers

Occupy Wall Street's Survival In Question As Donations Dry Up

Romney campaign reveals who is behind spelling errors!

Villarreal Coach Dies 1 Day After Taking Job

The Best Excuse

I'll Have Another, NYSRWB and Oatgate

Let's use aikido on Citizen's United. The whole world is invested in us 'getting' climate change.

Crackdown on painkiller abuse fuels new wave of heroin addiction

Cornyn doesn’t trust White House to 'investigate itself' over leaks

TYT: 'Democracy Died Tonight' - Big $ Wins In Wisconsin

TYT: Voters Duped By Big Tobacco In California (Prop 29)

"Possible Global Meltdown"

Can someone explain to me what they do at this Netsroots Nation Conference

Hemp Legalization Added To Senate Farm Bill

Warning: What happens in Vegas doesn't always stay in Vegas

My first political parody

Citizens United Stamp Campaign Launching

When Misogynist Violence Makes Headlines

Miami cannibal was a 'church boy', carrying a Bible.

Our universe is most likely a computer simulation

Lord Vader has discovered the rebel bass

China And Russia Seal Power Pact

Sensible Centrists suck

Update.. for those who wanted an update about my

House panel backs "Magnitsky" sanctions on Russia

Tweaking U.S. tax code could spur green energy: senator

Poll: 1 In 5 Americans Believe Obama Is A Cactus

U.N. monitors shot at on way to Syria “massacre” site

Quick, text Lord Vader

You knew this was coming .........

Non-partisan Congressional Budget Office repeats: The Recovery Act worked

Annan wants new strategy to end Syria conflict

Donating to political groups, ideas?

Paramilitary emails allege CIA worked with AUC (narcotrafficking death squads)

Alan Grayson: 11 Years Ago Today

Thom Hartmann: Wisconsin Recall w/Mike Papantonio

Poll: Romney leads in Michigan

Paramilitary emails allege CIA worked with AUC .

Jay Stanley (ACLU) on "allowing the government to look over our shoulders just in case"

U.S. Issues El Nino Watch That May Affect Atlantic Storms

What are opinions on this

The old ways aren't working anymore (phone calls, door to door canvassing)

What is a reasonable person's idea of cyber stalking?

Joe Conason: Silent Running: The Burgeoning Wisconsin Scandal That Major Media Ignored

Shell oil simulates oil spill for a wealthy investor. Very poetic.

Work Ethic

Mean co-worker drives me nuts!

Some strange clouds over Colorado Springs yesterday...

Kerry is questioning the NYT publishing cyberwar story

The World's Most Creative Marriage Proposal? A Graffiti Mural Time Lapse.

Hamid Karzai shortens China visit over Nato air strike deaths

DU Poll - Should BSA end its anti-gay policy?

Leon Panetta: US is running out of patience with Pakistan

Shell's Arctic Oil Drilling Celebration Failure

Joseph Kony kidnapped 591 children in past three years, UN report reveals

Los Angeles County repeals support for WW2 Japanese Internment

Zimmerman's legal team: Georgie used $30K to "transition from private life to a life in hiding"

Can you please give my friend ,Trash, some advice...he's STUCK AGAIN

Ben Bernanke offers no sign of stimulus but says Fed will step in if needed

Spain's credit rating downgraded by Fitch as international bailout looms

EU interior ministers agree new emergency border rules

So,...I unpacked my LPs last evening. They've been stored in cardboard boxes since 1989. They


Israel upholds deportation of South Sudanese

A shortcut icon that looks like a small white rectangle with a blue bar at the top, instead of

Same-sex ceremony on Army post draws fire (from same rep. who made $400k and complained about taxes)

A Prayer for Frustrated Catholics

File this under, "People Who Probably Shouldn't Have Gotten Married in the First Place"

There is a photography group...

When is car thief issa going to start "grilling" cheney'sBUSHco for our troops ELECTROCUTED

Horrifyingly, Ground Baby Pills Are a Real Thing

CNN Contributor Defends Radio Host Who Said Obama Turns Kids Gay

Greek ship magnates stay afloat as economy sinks

Franciscans stand with sisters

Marine Corps Lawyers Claim Crusades Weren’t a Religious War

Weird things you have accomplished

Another reason for me to hate the God-Damned Republicans...

"What's The Matter With Wisconson"By Dean Bakopoulos at Salon

Book learned with 20 years of on the job psych training vs

You Rock Obama! Supporters cheer President Obama in Los Angeles - pics

That Romney is creepy isn't the point

is this a scam? found an item on craigslist chicago, seller wants to close deal through ebay

Andrés Manuel López Obrador rebuilds for second Mexican presidential run


First Lady Michelle Obama at VFW Post 1503 in Dale City, VA - pics

If Romney ever pulled someone over...

I have to have my kitty put to sleep this afternoon.

Three things every kid does to scare you to death..

Bachmann calls for Minnesota Medicaid audit

Wisconsin Recount and Election Audit Laws:

Overpaying mortgage

Protect 1.5 million acres of wilderness this year!

is this a scam? found an item on craigslist chicago, seller wants to close deal through ebay

DAMMIT!!! MiddleFingerMom joins in and lashes out viciously at some of the regulars on Meta.

Who do you think should be the Dem convention keynote speaker?

U.S. House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer’s daughter announces she is gay

Stand Your Ground? Texas man kills teacher over noise complaint

Need more vibes -- I just posted an OP on Meta.

Thom Hartmann: Conversations w/Great Minds Lamar Waldron - Watergate: The Hidden History Part 1

Thom Hartmann: Conversations w/Great Minds Lamar Waldron - Watergate: The Hidden History Part 2

Caption Mitt

Californian student takes the long way home to U.S. after 'no-fly' designation

How A Radical North Dakota Ballot Initiative Could Allow The Religious Right To Ignore Traffic Light

Rachel Maddow - Is there a Democratic 'Plan B' to defeat dark money?

First Lady Michelle Obama visits Mom's Apple Pie Company in Occoquan, VA - (updated) pics

War on Whistleblowers: 'Manning & Assange just the test case'

47 yrs ago today SCOTUS ruled contraception is protected by Constitution under right to privacy guar

Muslim Group Files Landmark Suit Challenging NYPD Surveillance in Northeast

What do you think of Thorium LFTR Nuclear Reactors?

Labor History Timeline 1648-2005

The NRA Should Keep Its Hands Off My Gun Ownership

Computer files link TV dirty tricks to favourite for Mexico presidency

Computer files link TV dirty tricks to favourite for Mexico presidency

The Last Word - Mitt Romney and cop uniforms

Wisconsin: My sister on what we should be doing. She nailed it again

Bankers or democracy and the nation state? Which is it to be?

Sweet As Mom's Apple Pie

Charley Sheen your 5 minutes were up seven tantrums back

Letters to the New York Times regarding the recall

President Obama Makes ACCIDENTAL Oral Sex Joke

Young Social Security Experts Challenge Sen. Alan Simpson to Debate

The Last Word - Romney rewrites Romney... again

Chad Ochocinco released

Vote due on link between village of Dull and US town of Boring

3 year old served vodka on cruise ship

Panetta declaring war on Pakistan?

Who Broke America's Job Machine?

Michigan Anti-Abortion Bill, 'Most Extreme' In The Country, Barrels Through State House (HuffPo)

Where are our elected leaders? Earth Facing Imminent Environmental 'Tipping Point'

US ignites cyber warfare through Stuxnet

Measuring a summer's day, I only finds it slips away to grey,

U.N. rights chief calls for drone probe

Please raise your hand if you think legally owning a firearm absolves you of ALL criminal liability.


Kasich Signs Corrupted Water Bill

Obama's not perfect but in my lifetime the most Liberal President we have had

Anyone ever heard of this polling firm Purple strategies

Lindorff: US drone attacks "ultimate war crime"

Dick's Sporting Goods Sold Competitor Bass Pro's keychain online

TV Makes Girls Feel Like Crap About Themselves, But Does Wonders for White Boys

OPEN LETTER to Joe Scarborough: I don't think Mitt Romney's an asshole because he's rich

Greek political smackdown on live TV as extreme right figure punches female rival

Jazz on the Brain

Former Fleetwood Mac member Bob Welch commits suicide in Nashville

Have any of you tried/use the Square iPhone app for credit cards

Martin Bashir - Romney's selective memory on his draft record

US ignores Pakistanis’ feelings about drone attacks: Analyst

Death Threats Against A Human Rights Defender: Vidulfo Rosales In Mexico

MUSASHI vs KOJIRO with English Subs..

"The Way" is one of the best movies I've seen in ages.

Death Threats Against A Human Rights Defender: Vidulfo Rosales In Mexico

How Many Civilians are Killed by US Drones?

Mitt Romney consultant has long history of voter suppression

The Impact of US Drone Strikes in Pakistan & NATO Strikes in Afghanistan

Tweety said Congress gets its...

Clinton, then Summers, now Bernanke - will the President agree with them?

I asked a question

Netroots Nation Schedule for live broadcast

Former Fleetwood Mac singer / guitarist Bob "Sentimental Lady" Welch commits suicide at age 66

Wedding Theology for the Spiritual but Not Religious

I just wanted to say Thank You to everybody

Failed Russian Missile Test Spotted Across The Middle East

Outraged that the Wisconsin exit polls could be so wrong?

What To Watch At Euro 2012

Oh, BTW... the FED Beige Book was pretty good

The Republicans want into Helen's vagina....

Dog rescues abandoned newborn

Walmart Sex Discrimination Claims Filed By 2,000 Women

‘A New Era Of Madness’: Total Spending On Wisconsin Recalls Could Top $125 Million

'Megabloom' of tiny plants under Arctic sea ice tied to climate change

'Megabloom' of tiny plants under Arctic sea ice tied to climate change

Net Roots Nation Friday Schedule

Howl against wolf hunt in MN before June 20th

Military Suicide Rate Surges To Nearly One Per Day This Year

Colombia and Bolivia to coordinate fight against organized crime .

City's Pride Proclamation Ends With Police Called

The recent fear of Zombies has led to new ammo ...

A message from me to Nancy Pelosi and the DCCC people

Report: Morbidly obese woman causes crematorium to burn down

Things that make you go hmmmmmm.....

11,179 Colombian politicians, officials, businessmen involved in parapolitics scandal: Report

Gabrielle Giffords Weighs 'Gabby PAC' As Next Career Move

11,179 Colombian politicians, officials, businessmen involved in parapolitics scandal: Report

Judge backs Warren mayor in flap with atheists and nativity scene at city hall

Bill Clinton To Wolf Blitzer: 'I Am Strongly Committed' To President Obama's Re-Election

Daily Kos founder Mark Moulitsas: We lost Wisconsin because of the youth vote they couldn't vote

LHC has to take the phase of the moon into account

High school students petition for a woman to moderate presidential debates...

Kuwaiti Tweeps Jailed for Religious Offenses

Pope: Vatican II did not downplay eucharistic adoration

It's not feminism that hurts men

Rather than treat man's ED disorder, man claims doctors watched Red Sox game instead

Orange Man vs Mousey Man

Just an Elizabeth Warren Appreciation Thread

Eric Bolling: ‘Every terrorist on American soil has been a Muslim’

FATA is not a country in Africa bad are yours right now?

Weekly Summary of Communications Job Postings for June 7, 2012

Dear climate change deniers, 2012 has so far been the warmest the US has ever seen...

US drone strikes 'raise questions' -UN's Navi Pillay

Why are none of the cable news networks covering the UN press announcement?

"Obama’s Third-Party History" (National Review) - expect to hear this

Statewide Boycott Called By Palermo’s Pizza Workers At Picket Line On Strike For Union Rights

caption time!

What is our message?

Boehner irks Boxer with remark on transportation bill

On STRIKE but knocked on doors in Wisconsin! (photos)

Bob Rae to be allowed to run in Liberal leadership race

In New Poll, 44 Percent of Americans Approve of Supreme Court

Revealed: Emails Between Maryland Governor and Big Ag Show Questionable Relationship

Anyone know anything about beavers?

Psychological profile of Mitt Romney:

Kaplan Teachers Choose The Newspaper Guild

Romney’s fundraising outpaces Obama’s in May

Global Biotech's Products Seized for Drug Claims

Why? or Why Not?

500 million reasons to rethink the parking lot

TV NEWS REPORT: In MICHIGAN 60ft Trees Snapped off after House Shaking Booms

‘Slutty Wednesday’: NY high-school students protest dress code

I know a lot of DUers don't trust Tweety but

NDAA unconstitutional: Federal judge bans Obama from indefinitely detaining Americans

Occupy Wall Street Lawsuit Over NY Arrests Can Go Forward

Dear Obama Campaign: Hint – It’s the BUSH ECONOMY vs the CLINTON ECONOMY

Teachers File Complaint Against Union-Busting Chi-Town Charter

Embattled climate expert back at Pacific Institute (leaked Heartland docs)

Teachers and staff at the Youth Connection Leadership Academy have filed an unfair labor complaint

Former Reform MP rakes Harper over environmental coals

Record Profits and Declining Living Standards, Again

Michael Steele got his ass handed to him on Hardball...

macro soft colors

No one but humans have been given "personhood" by any court.

NDAA unconstitutional: Federal judge bans Obama from indefinitely detaining Americans

Tory robo-calls point man denies exceeding campaign-spending li

KS governor wants to outlaw Justin Bieber

An open letter to the Supreme Court about health insurance - by Jen SorensenFollow

Abuses Animals + Leads A Gang to Attack a Kid + Likes to Dress Up and act as a Policeman =