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Archives: July 28, 2012

Former FL GOP Chair Testifies That Party Met in 2009 to Discuss How to 'Keep Blacks From Voting'

"Romney's London Fundraiser Doesn't Sound Like A Success" by Adam Taylor at Business Insider

Coal Mining May Have Damaged Up To 22% Of Streams In Southern W. Virginia - 1,700 Miles Of Streams

UN states fail to reach global arms trade treaty

Papantonio: Mitt Romney The Olympic Ass Clown

Friday Talking Points (220) -- Going For The Gold

Request: clip of The Young Turks show tonight with Cenk v. Republican strategist

Zimmerman's wife pleads not guilty to lying about finances

"Mitt: My Plan Differs From Bush’s Because ... Uh" By Jonathan Chait at New York Magazine

Who is watching the opening to the Olympics?

Feds, Seattle agree to police reforms

DU Olympians: Please put *Spoiler Alert* or something similar

Any thoughts that mittens might say something the will cause an all out Mideast war? /nt

Goin' around the world insultin' people

Who else is loving the emphasis on the worker and movements that shaped this modern world

The Olympics opening ceremony STINKS

I'm going to be blunt here...

No jail time for disgraced ex-Mountie

As Romney heads to Israel, new poll shows Jewish Americans favor Obama

How does Dressage qualify as an Olympic event?

Anybody else love the movie INHERIT THE WIND?

House drought bill keeps $5 billion subsidy targeted by reformers

Romney Aide: Obama Pursues ‘Different World View’

Romney Caught In Lie About Netanyahu Friendship

Now the Queen and James Bond have jumped out of a helicopter.

American right-wingers are ready to declare war on England.

I'm goint to post a blunt here.

I'm sorry, but that was a terrible opening ceremony.

Take THAT, Mitt! Olympics ain't about you! (um, spoilers)

HA! Celebrating universal heath care in the Olympic opening ceremony!

The Brits are honoring the NHS, take that, wingnuts!

A buddy in the UK just contacted me (confirmation needed)...


The Gardner Family - Why Marriage Matters Maine (not what you expected)

Only part of the opening ceremony we could all do w/o-Matt Fu***** Laurer.

Ecuador minister to meet Assange's mum over asylum bid

Union Made in the USA clearance SALE!!!

Well that was a giant FUCK YOU to people who deny healthcare to their citizens

So that Mr. Bean bit--who else thought of Mittiot Bain who tripped his

Mitt Shit by the minute.

Some summer photos of my plants -- very pic heavy!

WTF...worst, most insipid commentary ever by Lauer and Viera..Macy's Parade-like


One Day in September (terrorism at Munich Olympics)

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Fridazed & a new Maru gif

This is the opening ceremony? It looks like a high school performance. Amateurish. nt

chick-fil-a vice-president smote by an angry god. it's all very biblical.

Assad hands control of Syria’s Kurdish areas to PKK, sparking outrage in Turkey

These ceremonies are much better than China's were.

This Is For Everyone


Olympics: So, when's the crowd going to disappear?

Anglo-Saxons for Obama now on Twitter

Auto Buying Service & Car Buying Advice (

Now 7 women claim they were raped by GOP/Romney donor - His lawyer says they are all lying

I am confused about something..

Frankie and June

One of the best articles I have ever read on the subject of outsourcing and where it will lead us.

NSA chief: Internet 'at great risk,' needs defense system

WSJ commentary: Why Capitalism Has an Image Problem (lame attempt to hype Romney)

The following is a brief roundup of important articles and information from the past week:

I do my share of ragging on Lana del Rey and John Mayer, but I'll be damned if this isn't incredible

Idaho billboard compares Obama to Colorado theater shooting suspect.....they will stop at nothing

Rasmussen WI: Obama 49% Rmoney 46% (improvement for Obama from previous Ras-WI)

Do you think MiddleFingerMom could still become a police officer?

wow talk about ugly Americans

the "nobody gets seconds until everyone get firsts act".

2 Jobs: Communications and Web/Graphics with AFSCME (Women, people of color and LGBT welcome)

Holy Crap! GOP and Romney Must have Shit over the Opening Ceremony

Will The House GOP Hold The Opening Ceremonies In Contempt?


White House photos of First Lady Michelle Obama in London - pics

New Olympic Event: Synchronized Cat Licking of a Treat

It's long, it's repetitive, it's more than a little jingoistic. It's when most people tune out.

Wall Street criminality out of control

Bring on the curling teams!

This post in Politics 2012 needs some attention ASAP!

Hitler Finds Out Climate Change is Real

Wife of Trayvon Martin's killer pleads not guilty to perjury

OK, so I'm watching "Death Wish" movies on AMC and . . .

UN states fail to reach global arms trade treaty

Harper's government ignored the anniversary of the Charter of Rights and Freedom but not the war of

This is the email I want to send to my former employer

Why did Romney say that? Seriously.

Loving every minute of it!

1977, Steve Martin and Keith Moon? Yup!

How Many of the Countries Participating in this Olympics Were Once Under British Rule?

I don't think I can make it past the "M's"

Jim Greer denounces Florida Republican Party officials as liars, 'right-wing crazies' in deposition

Drew Westen: Obama’s three big mistakes

Oh fuck, it's now Costas.

Taxes, Offshore Accounts and Corruption

Ok, so I posted this in the LGBT forum, but I feel like others will appreciate that have lost their

Houston Tops Our List Of America's Coolest Cities

Mitt Romney: The Gated Candidate

Nate Silver: Obama up by 2% in Ohio more realistic than up by 8%

Why are nuts so damn expensive? Pecans, walnuts, almonds, pine nuts...

The More You Hear The Worse It Gets

Anyone hear about the 6 Walmarts in Missouri evacuated

One question I never would want to answer...

UGH, they had to show Mitt and Ann!

Romney got his photo opportunity.

A's score TD in top of the ninth, beat O's, 14-9

bob costas said romney was on a 'world tour'....uh, that's three countries, bob

Boy, Romney really sucks.

Hide the Ball: Romney's Long History of Hiding His Exorbitant, but Questionable, Business Practices

If you could use a laugh, David Corn is on a frikken ROLL (Tweeting from the Olympics)...

Risks of war: Beware the factors that could draw in the U.S.

The British Olympics team's uniforms are weird.

Why the short shot of Michelle Obama when US team went by in parade of nations? I was disappointed.

Mitt Romney’s Incredible Shrinking Biography

Post Your Favorite Soul Train! This one = Classic Stevie Wonder (Interview Included)

Jesse Jackson Jr. in Mayo Clinic for depression

This is what I liked best about the Opening Ceremony: the kids look so excited and genuinely awed.

From this day forward I will describe mittens in one way and one way only.

How presidential elections are impacted by a 100 million year old coastline

Ben and Jerry weighs in on Citizen United

Super PAC rides to Bob Kerrey's (D-NE) rescue

Another excellent nod to the common laborer

Romney is weird or "Sh*t Mitt Says"

U.S. Attorney: San Jose man posed as DEA agent to rent home, dole out vigilante justice

Burt Lancaster, self-described atheist

Wow, NBC is butchering the Olympic Opening Ceremony

A Progressive’s Argument for Arming America

Colorado: Judge Bars Penalties Against Employer, for Now

Mitt Romney Snubbed By UK Government As Cabinet Minister Tells HuffPost 'Our Heart Is With Obama'

Amazon CEO gives $2.5M for Wash. gay marriage law

Hopefully the Romneys enjoyed London’s tribute to socialized medicine

Yeah Mitt... the UK's got nothin'

INCEPTION isn't just a movie, it is reality

The good thing about events like the Olympics and World Cup....

Discharged firearms in the news: Fri 27 July - Thur 2 Aug 2012

With royalty and rock, Britain opens its Olympics

In-Utero Exposure to Magnetic Fields Associated with Increased Risk of Obesity in Childhood

Photovoltaics from Any Semiconductor

Olympics opening ceremony was 'multicultural crap', Tory MP tweets

FEC says it will enforce nonprofit disclosure rules

A Romney Presidency Would Be a Threat to Peace We Cannot Allow

Our tiny state has at least 20 Olympians.

Do people realize how dumb they look holding their phones up

NBC draws ire for not streaming Olympics ceremony

OK, my fellow Prog nerds...see if you agree with this Rolling Stone Readers Poll.

Stanford scientists use microbes to make 'clean' methane

Here's Romney Getting Owned On Twitter When He Tried To Tribute Astronaut Sally Ride

Dow blows past 13,000 on hope for action in Europe

Do people realize how dumb they look holding their phones up

Court oversight of Seattle Police agreed to

Ian R. MacLeod: Re-crossing the Styx

The "Lava Fire"

Scripps Graduate Students Discover Methane Seep Ecosystem off San Diego

Gallup tried polling me tonight!

Music that should have been a hit

Twitter is full of #Romneyshambles... Do we have another Dubya?

For a great laugh read this and all the comments

PG&E settles more San Bruno suits

The American Borat

Are Brits Really Angry At Romney?

Top Ten Donors By Candidate

Omaha native Bridget Kelly named ABC 'Person of the Week'

Mitt Romney’s Olympic Trouble Continues - Andy Borowitz

Costas recalls Israel athletes killed at '72 Games

Israeli court delays West Bank settlement eviction

Any opinions with regard to stating the minimum amount of $ you'll work for in your cover letter?

Any Loungers still awake? Pop in and say 'hi'.

London Olympics: The Most Embarrassing Opening Ceremony?

Top Ten Facts About Obamacare (Pls Share)

Palestinian Olympic team given warm welcome at London city hall

Soda vs Marijuana

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Friday, July 27)

Hanley Ramirez pays off...

(California) State GOP drops voter ID initiative

Bartlett foe John Delaney heading to Israel

NYT's Former Editor Defends Wikileaks

Burma: UN calls for inquiry over Rakhine violence

Fight Over Immigrant Firings (Palermo's Pizza fired immigrant workers who tried to form union)

TCM Schedule for Saturday, 7/28 -- The Essentials: Joan Crawford in the '60s

WikiLeaks Cables to Be Used in Court in Chagos Islands Case vs. UK Officials

Guess which right wing radio host admits that the 2nd amendment is NOT absolute?

Why the Catholic Bishops should never be allowed to dictate health care funding...

Population of Jewish settlements in West Bank up 15,000 in a year

Flashback: Cons Cheer Obama Losing Olympic Bid

TCM Schedule for Sunday, 7/28 -- The Essentials, Jr.: Fred Astaire

Pres Obama announced he's releasing $70 million for Israel's short-range rocket shield

''I Believe'' - Obama for America TV Ad

Zombie movie on TV, coyotes howling in the field, two cats fighting in the backyard

Will you starve for Chris Hayes, Melissa Harris-Perry, or Martin Bashir during the Olympics?

Good News! Democratic Senators Introduce Ban On High Capacity Gun Magazines

Young gorillas learn how to dismantle poacher's traps (so cool!)

Texas A&M researchers find Zoloft useful in preventing deadly infections

How to support Waste Management strikers

Barbarians At The Tea Party

WH: West Wing Week 07/27/12 ''A Brighter Day Is Going To Come''

Explorers find sunken German U-boat off Mass.

Senators Force Weaker Safeguards Against Cyberattacks

One possible conclusion: Mitt Romney doesn't want tobe president!

FEC to shine a light on dark money

The Chronicles of Mitt: July 27, 2012

Why The Bush Tax Cut Vote Was So Important (TPM)

Mitt’s insults, mistakes, and blunders abroad aren’t gaffes.

Romney looks to Israel speech to salvage London shambles

Did Scott Brown just win the election?

Rapists Explain Themselves on Reddit, and We Should Listen

No matter how much Romney screws up, the media will maintain his credibility...

I have nothing against dressage. As a kid I was a big fan of the Lipizzaner Stallions

Weekly Address: The House of Representatives Must Act on Middle Class Tax Cut Extension

President Obama: GOP plan is to spend ‘trillions more on tax cuts for the wealthy’

New rule for US Olympic uniforms: if Mittens would wear it

Arms treaty must wait after UN agreement fails

Peterborough gun club stands firm (New Hampshire)

Romney's terrible choice

China cancels waste project after protests turn violent

In God we don't trust: Five Israeli atheists bare their souls

Happiness is finding a yellow jacket nest just inches from your front door...

I thought I put it there......

Video of Olympic Ceremony Tribute to Terrorist Victims NBC didn't want you to see:

NBC edits out the 7/7 tribute from the Olympics ceremony!!!

Wisconsin: The Walker Budget Keeps Working, Part CXXXIV

Court clears way for political ad contracts to go online

So, what stupid things has Mitt said today?

The Unreported Political Implications of Pew's Religion Poll

Wisconsin: Scott Walker's $30,000 dye job

Mitt Romney eyes gains among Jewish voters

Newt Gingrich explains perfectly why no one should vote for Romney

Does billboard comparing Obama to alleged shooter go too far?

Korean Catholics find a home of their own

Retroactive Returns? Romney shouldn't have anything to hide

NATO: Militant attacks in Afghanistan up 11 percent in past 3 months

Polishing a turd: Romney isn’t out to make the world swoon

Israel has "Socialized Medicine". Will Rmoney insult them too?

Opening Ceremony London 2012: Did director take shot at US on health care?

Tom Friedman's status among American elites is the key for understanding the US imperial decline

Drought, Blistering Temperatures and Raging Fires: Are We Screwed? 5 Facts You Should Know

Rapists Explain Themselves on Reddit, and We Should Listen

Jaw-Dropping Corruption: America's 47 Million Hungry Mouths Are Just Another Corporate Cash Cow

$2,500 Reward Offered For Dead Dog Covered In Graffiti

The icedogs cometh

Sea Shepherd captain skips bail in Germany

Mark Fiore: ALEC Rock

Chevron Ordered to Pay $19 Billion for Environmental Damage 18 billion gals of toxic waste Rainfores

Marulympics 2012: Let the Games Begin

First Lady's Olympic 'Moves'

"the Romney campaign had not prepared sufficiently for ‘a visit of this magnitude’"

Teenage Boys Rescue Baby Squirrels

Turkey sets up secret base to bring aid to Syria rebels, sources say

Romney looks for political lift in Israel after London miscues

According to his DNA sequence, James Watson should be blind,deaf,& have a tiny head. Why doesn’t he?

These 20 Advanced Military Projects Will Change Your Life

Jonathan Capehart: A response to ‘Trayvon Martin got what he deserved’

The Poverty Epidemic Hits the Suburbs

Could This Woman Be On Mitt Romney's V.P. Shortlist?

Activists: Syrian helicopters pound Aleppo

Israeli DM Says US Aid Further Proof of Obama's Support

Cartoonists having a field day (Mitten's trip)

New Mobile App: Help Romney’s Dog Escape! (video at link)

US Boxing head coach and some assistants cannot be in the boxers corner because of rules

Watching the London Olympics on TV

"Ich bin ein Israeler?" NBC News: "Romney looks for political lift in Israel after London miscues"

The Mitt effect: "He's making British politicians look like comedians."

State Parks backers may ask for money back

Court lets Stockton, California cut retiree health care

4 Ways That Democrats Want To Cut Taxes On The Rich

FBI says it may probe Anaheim police following shootings

Here's why Romney will NEVER release his tax forms, and why we need to keep hounding him

U.S. pipeline agency to probe Enbridge oil spill in Wisconsin

The Oympics

fauxnews dot com still reports nothing on romney in europe....

President Obama releases additional $70 million in military aid for Israel in advance of Romney's op

China cancels waste project after protests turn violent

Andrea Greenspan Wonders if Condi Rice is the Solution to Romney's Stumbles

Good News! Dressage Isn't Elitist: Possible On A 'Normal Budget,' Says Romney Rider

I'm not saying it's 'mystery' humans but it's 'mystery' humans who mated with us

30% Of 9-State Midwest In Extreme Drought; Corn Yield Estimates/Acre Lowest In 10 Years

Exclusive video: Mitt Romney visits an old blind fiddler during International trip

Iraq vet not guilty in crime spree (Wisconsin vet being tried in Minnesota)

US Olympic Swim Team Covers 'Call Me Maybe' [Video]

Key Senate Staffer Got Big Payout from Lockheed Martin

At Least 1 State Will Petition Federal Gov. For Waiver From Ethanol Blending Mandate Next Week

Coffee drinkers: how do you get your fix?

Of immigrants who are TeaBaggers, headsup on two LUNTZian propaganda phrases, & other crap

The Prosperity of Big Business Has Become Disconnected from the Well Being of Most Americans {Reich}

Who has hollywood buddies?

Viagra or qi gong? Not for the squeamish!

Wait, WHAT???!!!??? Fox News says "Obama's right. Americans can't succeed without government"

Pittsburgh Steelers fan in talks to buy ... The Browns?

Caption Please???...

Recovery and Equality

US sees Israel, tight Mideast ally, as spy threat

Secularism Is Not Atheism

Officials: Ebola breaks out in Uganda

Jerusalem Post LIES saying Jewish support for Obama is down

A federal court ruled against the contraceptive mandate. Here’s what happens next.

WWII German sub in Canadian river?

Screwed Up in America

Israel "attack plot" suspect to stand trial in Cyprus

Mittens: one of the very small number of Americans who actually did commit voter fraud.

Melting Ice Floods Greenland River, Satellite Photo Shows

Mineral Rush in Greenland; Independence May be Around the Corner

His wife's greatest current concern and most shining personal moment and Romney doesn't care enough


The Mollification of Manhattan: What Does the Proliferation of Bank Branches Mean for Manhattan?

Too late to start a UK Superpac for Obama?

Today in Peace and Justice history on July 28, 1982

PELOSI: "For the record, I prefer Kentucky Fried Chicken"

'The Five Year Photo' project

Who the hell is this guy and why is he interfering in another state's business?

Know anything to do in the Fort Lauderdale Area? And -- May I share my excitement?

Romney "The Diplomat" Toon

Here’s The Opening Ceremony Tribute To Terrorism Victims NBC Doesn’t Want You To See

Drink lobby gears up to fight soda tax plan in California city

Preparation GOP

The Dog Days of Solar

I really want to watch the Olympics but damnit, NBC makes it so difficult

Should there be more of a "special relationship" between the British and American Left?

UAW President slams right-wing politics for failing education

Obamacare: US judge lets Catholic-owned firm cut contraception from coverage

James D. Watkins, who led Reagan’s commission on AIDS in the 1980s, dies at 85

Try this test...

Answers to Friday Afternoon Challenge...

Israel: Romney, Walking Gaffe-Man, Insults America's Mid-East Allies

Are there rippling effects to Rmoney's dismal performance in London?

DON'T LOOK OUTSIDE THE BUBBLE!!- The Olympics are barely happening on Fox

Olympics opening ceremony: US media reacts to 'peculiar' British festival

Chick-Fil-A exec dies suddenly.

Scientists Use Microbes to Make 'Clean' Methane

Do you know what was less boring than the opening ceremonies of the Olympics?

Coal Power Loses Its Luster in India as Costs Rise

Researchers Find Link Between Childhood Abuse and Age at Menarche

Of Course Romney is Behind in the Polls

BIOFUELS: Drought, searing heat reignite food-fuel debate

London Olympics: a cheer for our athletes

Basically, the Brits had the "Wrong" reaction to 7/7....

Shift work link to 'increased risk of heart problems'

Poll suggests that McCaskill in trouble in re-election bid in Missouri

Eric Lewis has the perfect Mittens goes to London cartoon.

Damn: 'The Killing' Canceled By AMC After Two Seasons

Five Missouri Walmarts evacuated after bomb threats

So much Hatred to spread, so little time.

(Reuters) Analysis: Evidence for climate extremes, costs, gets more local

CNN Shoveling Up Mitt's Horseshit!

I guess I'll have to nominate Mitt...

It would be funny to start a rumor that electing Mitt gov was a practical joke by Massachusetts Dems

Why Mitt screws up: "A sense of smiling certainty and an anxious contempt toward others" (Salon)

Serena Williams just said Michelle Obama attended her match at the Olympics

Why Sally Ride's sexuality really matters

Poll: Romney’s support among Jewish voters slips ahead of Israel trip

Anyone else have the feeling...

'NBC' 'Viera' 'Lauer' 'Costas' 'Superlative' 'Captivating' 'Commentary'...Hey Matt, Meredith, Bob:

Angels acquire RHP Zack Greinke

Who has the better parade of national costumes

New York Jets' Tim Tebow greeted by hecklers in first public-training drills

Ebola outbreak in Uganda kills 13

Bomb threats lead to evacuation of 8 Walmarts, 2 in Kansas City area

Mitt’s insults, mistakes & blunders abroad aren’t gaffes-They actually represent his true worldview.

Should we post Olympics updates that might be spoilers?

Run Like a Girl: How Strong Women Make Happy Lives

Group of former Penn State players call Freeh report 'highly flawed'

Do you know what to do if someone cardiac arrests in front of you?

Flying Lasers Reveal Buried Historical Structures

Hey DU I can type my computer with my voice!

Coffee Party Radio: Obamacare rebate, Medicare for all, Tax Returns Sat 12–2PM Central

The Opening Ceremonies humane dimension.

Germany Is Showing The World How To Become A Renewable Energy Powerhouse (frontpage xpost)

WTF is this? I said it wasn't a gun thread but it's locked anyway...

Have you ever been in a life or death situation?

"Romney loses conservative host of the most popular television show on the planet"

Marriage in this church: No gays, no blacks. Whites Only.

I can understand the UK and Isreal, but why Poland?

Matt Taibbi: can cities save homes by condemning them?

100 Cable Channels we don't need!

Romney in Israel "Governments should spend like Jews"

MI6 and Anglo-Saxon Heritage Mitt Romney Flounders and Flubs His Way Through London

Romney in Israel: “Governments Should Spend Like Jews”


Rasmussen New Poll - Good News in Wisconsin

Oops Tory MP backtracking after twitter comments

Only Americans would say that the opening ceremonies were about the united states

How Computers Could Reduce the Spread of HIV

Is it too soon for a "Batman shooting" conspiracy theory?

Is it too soon for a "Batman shooting" conspiracy theory?

Mlle. Batshit Crazy LOVES Meeses to PIECES...Former AG Ed Signs "Bread Good, Muslims Bad" Letter

Having AIDS Is Not a Crime: A DC March Demands an End to Discriminatory Police Tactics

Bradley Manning to Testify on ‘Unlawful Pretrial Punishment’ He Endured

Olympics Opening Ceremony Has Confirmed My Hatred For Ceremonies & Rituals

Bernie Sanders On How The Supreme Court Sold American Democracy To The Highest Bidder

Must read & pass on....St. Louis Dispatch ed on politicians who denounce "Obamacare" & kill Medicaid

Every time someone posts a satire thread, lots of people fall for it

An Outraged Eagle Scout Wrote THIS Powerful Letter When He Sent Back His Medal

Borowitz Report: Mitt Romney’s Olympic Trouble Continues

I think Romney was picked because he looks like a movie President.

Mitt at the Olympics - "Don't Mind Me"

Gilead’s Single Pill Hepatitis C Study Targets 2014 Approval

Saturday, June 28th. The Weekend Edition of William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day.

London Olympics: “an opening ceremony for the 99 percent”

To Defend Dressage Horse, Romney Hides Behind Grandma Manya

"The Most Important Thing in the World"

What's for Dinner - Saturday July 28th

Lies the Debunkers Told Me: How Bad History Books Win Us Over

The difference between Mitt Romney and Sarah Palin? Lipstick.

Now here's a shocker! Chris Brown Hurls Homophobic Insult at Frank Ocean

Doonesbury: “So is voting fraud for real?"

Christian cannibal: Puppeteer arrested with kiddie porn; planned to abduct and eat child

Psychiatrist of CO shooter James Holmes's specializes in treatment of schizophrenia

Fuck you, NBC.

"3 Sad Surprises: The Human Genome Project"

Romney, Pollard and Israel: The Next Big Gaffe?

NBC Olympics Coverage Omits Tribute to U.K. Terror Victims

Another sad loss for the British acting community - Geoffrey Hughes has died

Romney's Horse Heads For The Olympics (Need a "laugh"? Here you go.)

sorry duplicate.

Here's a disturbing story

"First Lady Michelle Obama is picked up by U.S. Olympic wrestler"

Senate Democrats extend Bush tax cuts for middle incomers, for one year. Repugs didn't filibuster!

Had to post this because my daughter would not allow me to confront the idiot.

Mitt Romney Documentary on BBC - Full Video

The ED Show - Romney's revisionist history

Maybe Uganda has bigger problems than Teh Gays

The ED Show - Will Romney's Olympics gaffe impact the election?

Do We Have a Global Death Wish?

If you can buy it, you don't have to earn it...

Here's what I think About Mitt Romney and his wealth...

Senator Sanders to give pivotal speech on global warming on Senate Floor, Monday 3pm

Why do so many religions have so much hatred as one of their

Mitt is fond of outsourcing, offshoring funds, and foreign investors, he should be a better diplomat

Jesse Owens just won his 4th Gold. This guy is awesome!

Romney misses George W. Bush's foreign policy

Coffee and tea are nice, I guess.

Caribou Barbie tweets pic of herself eating at Chick-Fil-A

Hating "Teh Gheys" ...Not So Good For Business!


"Laser Finds, Destroys Tumors Non-Invasively"

I just looked over the RCP tally of polls for the Electoral College.

What we missed in the US last night

The Phony 'War on Cops' & the Real War on Us: Cops try to defend their hyper-militarization

You know we can enjoy the Olympics and not annoy other DUers

RomneyBot in a search for brains......

Where is everybody getting the Olympics on their t.v.? All mr shraby can find is volleyball.

REPORT: The prophet Elijah to skip Romney's Jerusalem fundraiser. "Those empty chairs? Not for me."

Too funny

Found on Twitter..

You know it's bad when Skinner goes ALL CAPS

Ebola virus breakout in Uganda

Celebrate the Olympics with GIFs of the President and Vice President playing sports.

Applause Greets Gay Kiss During Olympic Torch Relay

This bumper sticker deal is officially wayyy out of control.

To those who want to stick it to DU with Olympic Spoiler threads--- Think again.

Team LGBT: Gay Athletes In Olympic History

If you put John Noble's face on Queen Elizabeth, it's still the queen!

NWF: The Psychological Effects of Global Warming

The Radical Dissent of Helen Keller

Romney Shuts Press Out Of Jerusalem Fundraiser

I seriously am beginning to think that Romney is a bigger dolt that Dubya.

Spoiler Alert. Spoiler Alert. Spoiler Alert. You've been warned. Click only if you want to see

Mark Spitz Wins Seven Gold Medals!...

Stronger storms may destroy ozone

Spoilers suck. Please consider putting members who post spoilers on ignore.

The Entire Palin Klan Needs To Be Time-Deported To Apartheid Era South Africa.

ACLU: Blocking Chick-fil-A unconstitutional Viewpoint Discrimination

I can't wait to tell my kids I survived the Great ChickFilA Facebook War

When is the women's beach volleyball?

Rage against the Machine - The Battle of Los Angeles - Full show in Mexico City CEO Gives $2.5 Million To WA Marriage Campaign

Senators, at behest of business groups, Force Weaker Safeguards Against Cyberattacks

Spoiler Alert: NBC Olympics partying like it's 1976

Rage against the Machine - The Battle of Los Angeles - Full show in Mexico City

I just started watching "Fishing with John" on streaming. Um, what exactly is the story here?

TCM Schedule for Monday July 30- TCM Spotlight: Classic Adventure

Las Vegas is a good example of a town created by a government project.

Pay back is a bitch.


Romney bans media from Jerusalem fundraiser, violating pre-established protocol

Deny This: Contested Himalayan Glaciers Really Are Melting, and Doing So at a Rapid Pace…

Romney's Olympic score (toon)

Meredith Viera = Dog peeing on a freshly-painted hydrant

Mr. Whiskers finds his new collar repelling.

Presidential debates (please, no live blogging.)

Tell Congress to Stop Holding Middle-Class Tax Cuts Hostage E action

So the repuke super pacs are now pushing the "Obama is a Muslim" message again. For get about the

Looks like National Geographic is in on the Conspiracy...

Part time job in Chicago or Washington D.C.

where did it say there was a rule that you couldn't post olympic spoiler messages in the subject top

US Olympis outfits last night vaguely militaristic.

Drought diminishes mighty Mississippi, puts heat on Congress

You might not like the song, but the performers are awesome.

Bristol should frame her show around "Trailer Park Boys" Canadian TV series.

Hyundai recalls some Santa Fe, Sonata for air bags

Does anyone know where one can view the Olympic Opening Ceremony in HD?

I don't want to see any olympic spoilers,

Whew!.. MSNBC "recovers" its coverage

Warm reception expected as Romney lands in Israel

Toyota Camry more American than F-150

What have I missed?

Spoiler- Coroebus of Elis wins the first gold in the olympics

Guess what decade NBC went to comercial on during the music tribute?

Mitt Romney Closes Israeli Fundraiser To Reporters

Kelly: Omaha woman rushed across restaurant to save choking diner

Another Florida "Castle Doctrine" Murder

Douglas County, KS Clerk helps voters obtain necessary photo ID

We worship sports too much as a society

Olympic Coverage LIVE

Anyone else creeped out by that Dow chemical ad?

A couple upsets today in tennis...SPOILER

3-Minute Jury on a 2-word alert.

How about some courtesy from jury members?

‘ALEC Rock’ cartoon explains corporate political influence

Bashir on Romney: The Blunderer in Chief

Romney's gigantic $100 million IRA

Stress-free Olympics for Americans

Romney Reduced to Zero

Massacre in Uzbekistan

Link to a video of the SIX MINUTES of the Olympic Opening Ceremony that The USA did not get to see

Mitt’s Insults, Mistakes, and Blunders Abroad aren’t Gaffes. They Represent his True Worldview

The Dark Knight Reverts!!!

Let's face it -- LynneSin's penguins are just MEAN!!!

There is nothing worse than a cop with an inferiority complex.

Smartphones: The Next Generation

There's a good reason why MiddleFingerMom doesn't order extra cheese on his pizzas anymore.

There's no need to fear!!! MiddleFingerMom is here!!!

America can't survive another dumb fuck silver spoon President.

Good batch tonight, MFM!

WARNING! SPOILERS! George Larner has won the 10mi walk at the London Olympics!

Atlanta snubbed in Olympics telecast?

Harris-Perry: Romney would be Bush-but-worse on foreign policy

Olympic women's basketball: why so rough?

Has "W"illard ordered . . .

Did you know when you Google the word mittens in images you get 49 pages of Mittens?

Why was Mitt Romney chosen as CEO of '02 Olympics?

US Swim Team Does "Call Me Maybe"

You didn't need your taxcut anyway, did you?

Mitt Romney Lies About His BFF Bibi

Spoiler alert: TouchOfGray has left the building

Did the Tory media in the UK freak out over the NHS/working-class tributes in the opening ceremony?

People Power: Chinese Standing Up To Growing Pollution

Wolf Blitzer and CNN, pathetic excuse for journalism re: bin Laden raid.

Who watched the Olympics Opening Ceremonies last night?

Why is it so difficult for people to believe that a mass murderer is out of his mind?

Actual computer simulation of what Mitt Romney would be like as a Brit:

Mormons quit church in mass resignation ceremony

Ever watched your city turned into a ghost town after the manufacturing jobs were outsourced?

HuffPo: Mitt Romney: The Gated Candidate

Olympic Opening Ceremony 2012: The 17 Worst Outfits of the Night

After London, there is a chance..that the bigwigs are rethinking him.

I can still reply but the thread won't kick

"TV's Frank" Conniff via Facebook: "Sarah Palin supported Chick-Fil-A by eating there. For once...

Need help polishing/finishing some lyrics that could go viral on youtube...

Check this out- Beach Volleyball game on Horseguards Parade.

When they started "forging" the giant ring in the middle of the ceremony last night


Hi...I'm Astazia aka "Taz"

Shhhh. So Secretive! He's The Mormanchurian Candidate!

Anyone have a clue as to how many Mormons are going to be

Britain to flesh out framework for Libor review

Great free sites for desktop wallpapers

Why does Will Ferrell think he's funny?

Penn State president: School is covered for lawsuits

Stop the Frack Attack Rally in DC-7/28

There is almost no chance the Romney will not be on the Ballot in November...

African American Couple Banned From Marrying In Mississippi Church

Walmart Greeter Buys 6-Pack of Beer & Is Condemned

Wow. H2 is really tearing into the Mormons right now.

Rubio will not attend campaign event after emergency plane landing


Meta threads in defense of posts/threads that are locked/hidden get locked in GD forum

How I explained the Chick Fil A.

My day at EAA AirVenture... Now with pictures!

Is there a way to get abs without cutting out junk food?

So disgusting!

Rmoney on women's rights.

Bombshell: Koch-Funded Study Finds ‘Global Warming Is Real’ (...and the cause is human.)

This weekend's Stakes Races from Saratoga and Del Mar 7-27-12

Bombshell: Koch-Funded Study Finds ‘Global Warming Is Real’, ‘On The High End’ And ‘Essentially All’

Will someone teach the Tea Party how to spell?

Just found an app for live streaming of the Olympics

Gun nut with concealed weapons permit kills unarmed door-to-door salesman in Florida

Paul Thomas Saunders - Appointment in Samarra

Ms. Kim (Korea) is tearing up the volleyball court. Olympics - US v S. Korea

Dark Money Political Groups Target Voters Based on Their Internet Habits

Robert Fisk: Syrian war of lies and hypocrisy

Peru president's tough first year

Would it be too much to have a 3 to 2 hour presidential debate devoted

Olympic viewing: NBC sets opening ceremony record

A 1968, just before the Mexico City Olympics...

"America the Beautiful" (George Carlin's version)

Best Of Friends? CIA Considers Israel One Of Its Biggest Spy Threats

It seems to me that anyone who commits murder - mass or otherwise - is insane.

Pentagon may lay off thousands if defense spending cuts go through

(NSFW!) This religious sect is making my brain hurt

A Wolfe in Sweet Clothing