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Archives: July 7, 2012

Hi from a progressive stuck in conservative HELL

What a superhero outfit would look like in real life

City workers wages slashed in Scranton, Pennsylvania

Penn State abuse report is expected to be 'very tough' on Joe Paterno

Where is Lucinda and what is she having for dinner, Friday, July 6, 2012?

In case I don't get on here tomorrow, here's a remembrance post for Andy S.

Judge threatens gag order

Oasis or Blur? How about Muse instead? (2012 Olympics)

Please join us in remembering Andy S. in GD. :^)

Pentagon Contractor Caught Illegally Selling Military Technology to China

Ummmm.........How do the Republicans repeal a law that doesn't exist?

"You're a Real Big Shot!" Chris Christie has another bona fide 'SHINEBOX MOMENT'

So Willard jumped off his jet skis today

The Secret World

Martin Bashir - President Obama: Hey, Karl Rove, 'I'm skinny but I'm tough'

"5 Ways Republicans Have Sabotaged Job Growth" By Jeff Spross at ThinkProgress

What is your favorite/preferred alternative online "newspaper" source (s)???

Need to ask for prayers, wishes, etc.

My black kitten is going grey?? What do you make of this?

Please join us in remembering Andy S. in GD. :^)

Numbers...we love numbers

HAHAHAHAHA CaliforniaPeggy!

I was in a local farm store earlier today

Nyuk, nyuk, nyuk

Good Luck renewing your GA Dirvers License.

In First Five Days Of July, 942 Maximum Daily High Temperature Records Set, 273 Tied

Friday Talking Points (217) -- At Night, The Ice Weasels Come

Stupid media, whether it's called a "penalty" or a "tax" is a distraction

Is there a trick to getting asphalt/tar out of a dog's fur?

Why does "Scientology" enjoy I.R.S. designation as a "religion"?

Zimmerman's out but Eric Oliver is still in jail

NSIDC 7/5/12 - Sea Ice Tracking At Record Lows - Past 3 Junes Lowest Ice Extent In Satellite Records

I can see videos everywhere but DU!!! What am I doing wrong?

"The political risks of Mitt Romney’s financial skills" By Eugene Robinson at WP

Republican song titles--hilarious!

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF! Best of Malloy & a new kitty gif

Because they can lie and ruin your life...

Msnbc is a joke.

Re: Joe Walsh's bullying "banter" with CNN's Ashleigh Banfield and the repetitive use of her name...

Bwaaaaaaaaaaaaaah hahahahaha Romney is the Idiot Brother; Obama is the King's Speech

So simple a Moran would get it.

Do East Indians = Republicans: why?

Thank you Obama. Because of you,my son is being seen for chronic pain.

Barclays insider lifts lid on bank's toxic culture- Diamond would have known of traders activities

What is your favorite cracker jack surprise?

Its against the Rules to mention Chris Christie is Fat

A flashback to 2011, when Congress defunded Fermilab's search for the Higgs boson ...

Check your computer for the DNS changer virus!

President Obama Tweeted

Member of Jordan’s Parliament Pulls Gun On Opponent On Live TV - video link

Great Rachel Maddow rant tonight about infrastructure.

My friend Andy Stephenson. PHOTOS

BREAKING-SOS Hillary Clinton just landed in Afghanistan now

WTF is it with all these so called group's with the name liberty in it try to deny liberty for some?

Soldiers’ Impeccably Synchronized Parade Routine Will Amaze You (WOW it is AMAZING)

Review of U.S. Fight for Global LGBT Rights Expected to Show Progress

Just watched Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter, what a weird movie.


Corporate Media *Untells* the ALEC Story

Found on Facebook

GWB terrorist-fist-bumping African children ====>

"Global warming is a conspiracy between Al Gore and the liberals to steal your money"

Netanyahu linked to US nuclear tech case

Show Some Respect

3 simple rules

The ED Show - Romney revives his badly-reviewed 59-point plan

facing my addictions

Take that Strasburg!

Brian McCann hit a grand slam and The Braves Beat The Phillies!!


I Hate MSNBC (until they say something I like)

Republican lurkers, this non-Global Warming we've got is really something.

I'm noshing on fresh snow peas with cream cheese and chive dip. Yummy. You?

An Analysis of Romney's Environmental Positions

Parenting level: Advanced. #2 in the series

Many Republicans are looking for a reason not to vote for Romney...

FreedomWorks Fails Basic Math And Economics To Smear Renewable Energy Investments

The ED Show - June job numbers reflect Republican strategy

Ray Allen heads South.

McCotter(R-MI) Resigns, Citing ‘Calumnies, Indignities And Deceits’!

"Obama Thrashes Romney and the GOP for Destroying the American Dream" at Politicus USA

I saw something about DU meetups

friday nite news dump: McCotter (R) Announces He Is Retiring From Congress Immediately

Did we get the June Obama/DNC fundraising numbers yet?

Gov. O'Malley (D-MD) to debate Gov. Jindal (R-LA) on ABC's "This Week"

Weekend Economists Go For Broke July 6-8, 2012

This week at the mall.

"Economics for the 99%" by The Center for Popular Economics, Truthout | Op-Ed

Barclays Libor Fine Prompts U.K. Criminal Investigation

Rachel Maddow - Justice sought in murder of venerable trees

On Election Day Democrats Will Have To Show ID Republicans Will Get A Pass.

So my winger mom asked me to take this "civics" quiz

On Liliuokalani’s composition of “Mele Lahui Hawaii,” 1898.

Georgia Bank Fails, 2012 Tally at 32

it's cool enough to bake a loaf of bread

Why Ask GOP Candidates About Raising The Minimum Wage? They Want To Abolish It.

little free library

Italian police looking for 800 million Missing Euro visit the Vatican?

Gunmen kill 18 at Turbat restaurant: officials

{{BREAKING}} Republicans intentionally keep unemployment rate above 8%.

Big Pharma Is Cut Out By India's Plan To Bring Medicine To Masses

it's cool enough to bake a loaf of bread

Anyone know anything about ergonomic desk chairs?

NOTHING like home-grown tomatoes on a grilled cheese

Man makes final house payment in pennies

I thought Mike Malloy would open the phones for right wing callers today.

Disabled man finds home at Michigan firehouse

I realize why I'm not keen on the 'Obamacare' term for the Affordable Care Act

What issues should I include on my New & Improved DU Popcorn Megatub?

Love at first smell

Republican Jewish Coalition leaders to campaign in Israel

Triangle area tomato loving DUers - consider Tomatopalooza on July 28!

Any of you heads know anything about

Jewish Dems call on Romney, GOP to give back Adelson cash

Border Patrol Detains Former AZ Gov. Raul Castro on his 96th Birthday


Obama Snubs NAACP?

Music to banksters ears..."sell the states assets"

Hillary Clinton says Afghanistan 'major non-Nato ally'

U.S. warns of ‘dangerous’ confrontation as Iranian exiles balk at moving from Iraqi base

Palau: Is it the world's cannabis capital?

Remembering The Meaning Of Barber Poles

Hypothetical: What would happen if the Supreme Court ruled possession of handguns was illegal?

So, do you think Romney will pick Condi Rice for running mate? And if so, what would be the effect?

US science official says more extreme events convincing many Americans climate change is real

Ron Perlman is a Hell(boy) of a Nice Guy

If Zimmerman had been arrested, he would not have been able to...

Indonesia to informally upgrade its relations with Israel via ambassador-ranked diplomat in Ramallah

Documents linking Colombian drug traffickers and govt officials exposed .

Documents linking Colombian drug traffickers and govt officials exposed .

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Friday, July 6)

Nine-month-old dies after 'babysitters injected his 17lb body with heroin and cocaine'

The Mitt and Bibi show

So -- what should I check next?

Ok....I need a pretty cool name for me on a Green Bay Packers fan forum I want to join....

Iran blames France, Germany for atom scientist hits

They are forecasting that the Midwest heat wave will be traveling East in a couple days...

The Chronicles of Mitt: July 6, 2012

Ok....I need a pretty cool name for me to post on a Green Bay Packers fan forum I want to join....

Posting is slow, then two posts appear with same number: #14.

Hate To Tell The Rs/MSM, But Jobs Are NOT Going To Decide This Election

How the Ukrainians protest (pics + NYT story)

Good graphic from FB

Republicans Have Sabotaged Job Growth

Floridians' paychecks are smaller in 2012, Labor Department report shows

39 years to pay it forward.

The American Navy: A Global Force for Good...

Obama a communist?

Warning signs for Fundie families? The Dangers of kids and paleontology!

Utah stays classy for 4th of July

NBC denies David Gregory is out on Meet the Press replaced by Joe Scarborough

Korea, Bolivia set up joint lithium development venture

Korea, Bolivia set up joint lithium development venture

Duke Energy CEO Bill Johnson resigns after one day, gets $44 million in severance

Cuba As Seen On A New 'People-To-People' Tour (PHOTOS)

Cuba As Seen On A New 'People-To-People' Tour (PHOTOS)

Blast From The Past: Conservatives Cheer Loss Of Olympics. If you think there is still anybody out

Still one of the best (and most beautiful) political statements ever

If you don't go to church you should be taxed.. American Family Association,

2009: The Best of Terry Fator (singing ventriloquist) *13 Songs*

More employers changing to defined contribution plans for health insurance

Did Reagan Know about Baby Thefts? (Argentina military dictatorship)

If Republicans controlled 4th of July barbecues--

Truck companies scramble to find enough workers!

Social service agency hits grim numerical milestone

Ask not what your country can do for you--

Downstream LCRA rice farmers, related businesses suffer from drought measures

Chernobyl's radioactive trees and the forest fire risk

ActBlue instead of PayPal for ongoing payments?

Weekly Address: Pushing Congress to Create Jobs, Keep College in Reach for Middle Class

President Obama tells lawmakers ‘we’ve got to do more’ to boost job growth

Glenn Greenwald: How America's Surveillance State Breeds Conformity and Fear

And the heat! My God, the heat!

Major Rent Strike Against Millionaire Slumlord Catches Fire in Brooklyn

Libya's wild ride: First post-Kadafi elections chaotic, hopeful

Russia flash floods: Dozens die in Krasnodar region

USA #10 in Innovation. Switzerland #1, Sweden #2, Singapore #3.

Activists Call for NIH Research Chimps to Be Retired

Mystery tremors in Louisiana

Missouri law will keep Jayhawks off license plates

ACA: Is the Mandate a Voluntary Tax or a Voluntary Penalty

At Last – Video Proof of Voter Fraud!

you know who Mitt rMoney reminds me of?

I highly recommend this film:

Medicaid and the Eurozone Crisis: Beware the Wages of Sin

Passing Of ASA. Passing Of USA

Greenwald slams Elena Kagan's vote on Medicaid expansion

Will it be legal to carry concealed weapons at the GOP convention?

Image Based Harassment and Visual Misogyny

Cooking for Chemo

Whoa --- I think a former co-worker has shifted!!!!!!

WV Power Outages...

JCmach1 is sick, and he doesn't think he will be able to host the next contest

This article also has two embedded videos that are pretty good on Higgs

I heard on the news a few days ago, a road in WI buckled up because it was so hot.

For a great summary on the past week in politics you can't do any

US Olympic soccer team member Megan Rapinoe comes out

Syria fighting widespread, spills into Lebanon

By Jove, Wisconsin Really Is Open For Business

UPDATE: Texas EZ Trip Shooting Of Drunk

Hillary Clinton says Afghanistan 'major non-Nato ally'

Wisconsin: More jobs lost due to "downturn in customer demand"

Does the Higgs Boson Discovery Resolve the Religion-Science Debate?

My Mitt's "Misery In America" 'Toon... (pic)

It's Romney's Voter Fraud, Stupid

Shine On You Crazy Diamond: Remembering Syd Barrett, January 6, 1946 – July 7, 2006

NFL eases blackout rule

This Week in Poverty: The Soul Sisters

M4 London to Heathrow closed for at least 5 days - cracks in viaduct

Presbyterian Church rejects gay marriage proposal

If we can't win against these loony tunes, we're pathetic

Rendered, Tortured & Discarded: Exposé Tells Innocent Man's Ordeal in US Prisons Abroad

Federal laws restrict the public's access to trace information on crime guns

I have to be amused at the tech support/chat people my ISP uses

Why is the NRA so powerful?

How cool is this? Abandoned Walmart Transformed into Public Library

McDonalds vs Banks

States Interpret Ruling to Cut Medicaid Now

Polls and Fact Check Organizations

Cop tickets bicyclist for "emergency brake" at stop sign

The Drone Zone

Donors 'to pledge $16 bn for Afghanistan'

Man released after 32 years in prison



I am trying to like the new MSNBC show "The Cycle",

6 injured in Pamplona's Running of the Bulls

Cognitive War and the Failure of the Progressive West in the Aughts

All Three WikiLeaks Movies Are At a Standstill

Ah, rock on George, for Ringo, ONE TIME...Happy Birthday Richard Starkey, MBE (born 7 July 1940)

Editorial: Court decision on political spending exceedingly harmful

This guy takes the gold in the CEO Olympics.

How Obamacare Would Have Helped Workers Laid Off By Bain

Whaling summit ends with UN role blocked

******AMC WALKING DEAD MARATHON****** Today, 11:30 AM - 1:11 AM Sunday

Chris Hayes' Weekend Show On MSNBC

14 corporations in human form...

Removing voters from the voting rolls,...

Amnesty International - Russia: St. Petersburg must allow Pride to go ahead

New Obama ad hits Romney on China

Israel Won’t Cooperate With UN Probe of West Bank Settlements, Slams Idea on Principle


Euronews: Russia parliament accused of fascism with ‘foreign agents’ NGO bill

Mixed Message as Republicans claim health care law cuts Medicare

Mitt Romney talking about turning an economy around.

Japan mulls buying disputed islands in E.China Sea

Can Obama Defy History?

45 Dead in Russian Storms, Crude Oil Shipments Halted

Just heard a fire truck out side of my house.

The Science Group is discussing four-headed penises.

Con Edison, Union To Resume Talks Saturday As NYC Broils In Heat Wave

Krugman: Centrist pundits insist Obama now propose what he has already proposed

Mitt and Ann Romney: hardest working people in America!

Did John Roberts Accidentally Save Planned Parenthood?

Andy Griffith marthon on TVLand

Golden Oldie: Did Bush Leave Us Bankrupt, Corrupt, Ungovernable?

Fudgey is not an acceptable word in Words With Friends?

Is Mitt Romney a financial genius or a slick manipulative fraud ??

California legislature passes Homeowners Rights Bill - hooray!

CEO quits on day 1, gets $44 million for his troubles

6500 Obama Supporters Braved the Sweltering Heat at Carnegie Mellon University

Reuters: Dismal hiring shows economy stuck in low gear

Now that our governor Voldemort has

We Don’t Let People Die–If We Can Help It

Ohio Restaurant Owner Dies After Meeting Obama

Sometimes . . .

Texas Voter ID Law, Which Accepts Gun Licenses But Not Student IDs, Challenged In Court

UPDATE- fire controlled about midnight!

This is precious..Mitt Romney has already begun quietly prepping for his high-stakes debate

Mass GOP Joins National Push to Disenfranchise With Voter ID Laws

Schneiderman reports religious rights settlement

Just a quiet little square in Belgium

"Four-headed penises" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "four-headed

i am going to focus on gratitude today

Zoologger: The fish with its genitals on its head

Lt. Gov. (R) vows to sue over MO healthcare exchange

Great Tammy Duckworth post from the DCCC on Facebook today

How important is this election?

Upchurch is sharp

Ralph Nader: 'Cowering' Democrats face defeat

help debunking some rw propaganda?

Moral of the story: be prepared. Always.

Before you were diagnosed, were you already self-treating?

How right wing populists have transformed the Netherlands' humane crime policy.

NYT's Gail Collins: Our Political Black Hole (hilarious read)

Sir Clement Freud perfect joke delivery.....

Corn crop rated as 48% good to excellent.

Will Veterans Lose if Mitt Romney Wins?

Ian Masters w/ Arnie Gundersen on Fukushima + negligence at + Issa pressure to restart San Onofre


Once Abundant, Vital Food Species, Pacific Coast Oysters Essentially Extinct In California

Capital Account: Steve Keen on the Minsky Singularity and the Debt Black Hole's Event Horizon

Water Shortage "Watch" Now In Place For 27 Kentucky Counties

LePage calls Obamacare an expensive stripping away of freedom, says IRS is ‘new Gestapo’

TCM Schedule for Monday July 9 - TCM Spotlight: Classic Adventure

Check for DNS changer at Is it legit? Is it necessary?

AMR wants to change retirees' health and life insurance benefits [Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas]

Saturday, July 7th. The Weekend Edition of William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day.

A picture is worth ... well, you know

How The Health Care Ruling Might Affect Civil Rights

Impact of foreign aid on Afghanistan's poorest province

A miracle recovery from Schizophrenia

Julián Castro says Rick Perry's administration left “12,000 teachers without a job”

Coming out of a flare, getting back to normal -

Perry's security bill for presidential run grows

Let's Help Exxon Fix The Climate Mess: Cities On Rafts! Animatronic Extinct Animals! More Obesity!

Scientists Survey Of N. Pacific Seabirds: 90% Of Birds In Study Had Ingested Plastics

If we're so upset with the state of the MSM

Bankrupt California city provides cautionary tale

cenk ugars piece on private collection agency.

2 TOONS: What We Think Of Romney v What His Supporters Think Of Him

Northeast India floods kill 121, displace 6 million

You don't get rich by working hard, not in America anyway

Jane Lubchenco: Consequences Of Climate Breakdown "Playing Out In Real Time"

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in Afghanistan - pics

Cali(fornia) Makes Moves to Effectively Ban Most Semi-Autos

It is not a tax. It is not a penalty. It is a

How Obama Can Really Hurt the GOP: Focus on Its Radical Economic Plan

The tax man cometh to police you on health care

Glad you ditched the anal fork, Golden Tortoise Beetle

So Hot, So Dry, So Early - Midwest Facing Intensity Of Heat, Drought Unseen Since 1930s

Bridegroom - An American Love store

Bridegroom - An Amerian Lovestory

Some Outrageous Facts about Inequality

There's some sort of damn Revisionists' Convention in teh Lounge Auditorium

Indiana Drought Surpasses Dust Bowl Records; Lake Michigan Temperature Spikes To 11F Above Avg.

Russian Flood Death Toll At Least 103: "No One Remembers Such A Flood In All The Area's History"

Taliban publicly execute woman near Kabul: officials

Burma students freed after being held over anniversary (BBC)

20-50% Of Corn Crops In 9 States Rated Poor Or Very Poor; Stockpiles Down 48% March-June


Jury system gets another one right

Responsibility Begins at Conception..... Preglimony??

fyi, 'Rock Center' is on msnbc now, 2pm ET.

Let me tell you a story...

End of June Arctic Sea Ice Volume at lowest ever anomaly

Plutocracy and Democracy don't mix//Oldie & Goodie from Bill Moyers

TCM Schedule for Sunday, July 8, 2012 -- The Essentials, Jr.: Take It To The Bank

Brutal Police Raid On California Marijuana Dispensary Caught On Video

If sh*t could take a crap, there would be a pile of Ted Nugent in the toilet, Pt. II

Adrian Peterson arrested in Houston......

The Paraguayan Coup: How agribusiness, landowning and media elite, and the U.S. are paving a way for

Future of Occupy Wall Street as a Social Movement

TYT: Anti-Tax Movement Burned By Wildfires In Colorado

Pres. Obama in Maumee Ohio (pic heavy)

The Big Sham in Mexico

Any one here beside me still use ice cube trays, my ice maker is not that great anymore.

Ann Romney is about as gracious as a warthog.

NZ Criticised Over Failure To Protect Rare Dophins

Someone took me off Ignore!

Best Buy Said to Cut 2,400 Jobs

Whales to gain Panama Canal traffic protection

How Obama Can Really Hurt the GOP

War veterans face paying to stay at state veterans homes

How many of you DU'ers have used the new "Trash This Thread/Forum" feature?

What Is Causing The Climate To Unravel?

Have I read the bury power lines posts right?

Rachel Maddow - The big money players in 2012 politics

RAVITCH: The Economist calls charter schools "Privatization"

Libya election: High turnout in historic vote (BBC)

In Pa., Voter ID Law Already Changing The Electoral Landscape

What Ann Romney can learn from Michelle Obama

Arabians pay heavy price for Arab Spring

"This is Our Planet"--International Space Station time-lapse

Is Union Busting to Blame for Power Outages in D.C.?

Major Nikon whips out his scotch magic tape and posts another notice on the bar

Boehner: I can't make you love Mitt Romney

Brilliance in action

Is anybody watching Frank Luntz "special" on Faux?

Take a break from politics - TVLand has Andy Griffith reruns on all day.

Questions on Voter I.D.

Jury fail.

Islamic sect has appealing message for U.S. politicians but has global enemies

Anybody have BPH? What do you take for it?

Is Union Busting to Blame for Power Outages in DC?

Gun control no joke

‘Obamacare’ tax hikes vs. tax breaks: Which is greater? -WaPo - but this isn't the complete picture.

New Obama Ad Hits Romney Hard On Outsourcing Jobs to China

For the greater good, there's a court order mandating that LynneSin shave her legs weekly.

The most interesting dog in the world:


A sure sign that your indoor kitty needs a night out on the town... needs it BAD!!!!!

MiddleFingerMom HATES his bad memory... but hates hers even more.

MFM's water pill controls his high BP, but it rules his life. He calls it his "YOU GO NOW!!!" pill.

Video of Mitt Romney Explaining and Defending the Personal Mandate Goes Viral

Romney is the poster boy for what is wrong in America

Voters First Delivers 430,000 Petition Signatures To Ohio Secretary Of State--fair districting

Pillsbury Doughboy dies at 75

Why is Ralph Nader apologetics acceptable on DU?

Obamacare is an effective middle-class tax cut; GOP repeal would be an effective tax increase

Is the GOP being run by the descendants of the Southern slave-owning aristocracy?

Anyone going to see the President in CR on 7/10?

Little Henry's latest word on Obamacare!!!! (photo)

NAACP "disappointed" Obama didn't attend convention. Delighted Biden and Romney will

Whew. Sometimes no amount of information makes a difference.

What is it that we are doing here...

Blizzard admits in forum they screwed us.

California bill would allow a child to have more than two parents

Looneytarian dream: Toll roads

To my fellow business owners....

Darth Hot Air Balloon

Always Remember, It's The Thought That Counts. People Do Mean Well, But Express It Poorly.

Dr. Gabriel G. Nahas, Marijuana Opponent, Dies at 92

Cry Me A River. (a one anda two anda ....)

Clinton-Abbas hold ‘productive talks’ but no word on meeting with Netanyahu

The Republicans’ $3 Million Weekend in the Hamptons

A few things everyone should know on the premise of "black propaganda."

Sweden: Assange deadline for extradition looms

PIC: In Ukraine, protestors mace police

I was on a jury an hour or so ago and still haven't...

City reaches deal with firefighter managers on contract (After a five-year labor dispute)

Stay cool, guys.

On Maryland’s Eastern Shore, Labor Rights Elusive for Poultry Industry’s Chicken Catchers

Bain Capital is still at it !

So how many Sect'ys of State are also the heads of their statewide Romney campaigns?

A message for Political "Leaders" afraid of Teabaggers

Sign the Petition: No Back Room Trade Deals for the 1%

Chris Christy: statesman

More mega projects turning to private investors

Taliban publicly execute woman near Kabul: officials

At 105, D.C. closes in on all-time heat record

Bain Cap Shutting Illinois factory-Sending jobs to China>Money goes in Romney's pocket (blind trust)

MK ULTRA - CIA Mind Control Research - Human Experiments in the United States

Could a truly honest politician become president?

Has Pres Obama, during this bus tour, addressed this one thing:

The population of Afghanistan is estimated at 34 million, 385 thousand people.

Carl Crawford.


Chill by reading books about blizzards and the frozen north!

GOP teachers balk at Obama-centric NEA convention

A couple of recommendations

World Atomic Output Falls by Record in Fukushima’s Aftermath

Big Brother 14

USDA announces new recall

Sons of rich and influential guys get to be president here

Ann Romney -

The Trans-Pacific Partnership: A Global Attack by the One Percent

"Your GOP operative should have had the courtesy to stay sober before noon"

The scariest car in the world:


It's Hotter than Vinyl Underwear

Seeking an Alternative to Two States - European Right Wing Stirs Up Middle East Peace Process

Showing support

is there some reason for not being allowed to post in GD for an hour for having a post hidden?

Where is Lucinda and what is she having for dinner, Saturday, July 7, 2012?

It's good!

Amber Waves of Green

Joseph Stiglitz: Jail the bankers

What ordinary item don't you have by choice that most people do?

You know she's right.

I was reading through the thread on Marxism...

Would DU veterans please tell the "newbies" of Andy Stephenson's importance here...

Mars crater image beamed back by Nasa rover Opportunity

Robert Reich: The Wall Street Scandal of All Scandals

U.S. pushes for more scientists, but the jobs aren’t there

12 guns, ammunition stolen from house

A “post-hippie” Takoma Park?

States stand to lose a lot more than Medicaid funding by refusing the expansion

I'm watching The Walking Dead marathon right now (Caution: spoiler).

Once again, HoF

John Boehner: Voters 'Aren't Going To Fall In Love With Mitt Romney'

Stephanie Miller Tells Al Sharpton – ObamaCare Would Have Helped My Sister – Video

What do you call a redneck running at you?

Interesting facts about derechos

My son's friend drowned this week.

Unrelenting heat wave bakes half the US; 30 dead