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Archives: May 13, 2013

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Monday, 13 May 2013

An Open Letter To Moms from Kid President

Stranded On the Moon with Mr. T and The Astronaut

Chris Hadfield, commander ISS (Intl Space Station), doing "Space Oddity" on the ISS

Iran-Contra’s ‘Lost Chapter’

So how did this man get a weapon? 2 bodies found after NJ standoff; suspect killed


‘I was targeted after I made Assange sex crime claim’ says accuser of Wikileaks founder

Something new in Mother's Day gifts!

Pregnancy, Politics and the Policing of Women's Bodies

So, thanks to In_The_Wind, I'm now obsessed with Roseanne Cash

Send a Teabagger to Mars!

An Easy 4-Step Method To End Corporate Personhood.

Dear DU


Bloomberg scandal brewing or how it was able to snoop on it's customers..

AT&T Park Concession Workers Authorize Strike

SMART, BLET to fight KCS in-cab cameras

Haiti cholera victims threaten to sue the UN

Something new in Mother's Day gifs!

The Urban Appalachian Soul Music, drexel appreciation Thread

The GOP's 501(c)(4) Outrage Is Really An Attack on Campaign Finance Laws

Shooting at Mother's Day parade in New Orleans leaves at least 19 injured; three suspects on loose:

Minnesota Lawyer Thomas P. Lowe suspended for billing a client for the time he spent having sex with

Eroding Freedom in America by Stephen Lendman

Paul Ryan's commencement address at Kansas Catholic college draws protest

Amtrak unveils locomotives to replace aging fleet


*From Tom Udall, Petition for FILIBUSTER REFORM

Hillary: Please Demand House Republicans Be Investigated For Their DERELICTION re Benghazi

Tim DeChristopher: The Role of the Jury

hey I'm watching Chariots of the Gods

Things Not To Microwave: Toilet Paper

Not so much into Mother's Day? Me either.

Happy mom and children

Looking for menu ideas

Pete Seeger is on VH1 classics...

Palast: "Now that the sonovabitch is dead, why is the US still angry with us?"

Derek Boogaard's family files lawsuit against NHL: report

“You do realize that Washington DC is not the real world, don’t you?”

Climate change 'will make hundreds of millions homeless'

Public University Presidents Are Prospering, Annual Compensation Study Finds

American Health Care as a Source of Humor

I received a gift of a pressure cooker for my birthday a couple of months ago

Comin' Home Baby

The Dead and the Allman Bothers: GDTRFB

Review chairman: Clinton didn't make Benghazi call

Attorney for Shelby County, AL residents is only black lawyer Supreme Court justices see this term

Happy Mutha's Day, Lounge Muthas!

WHO says new coronavirus may be passed person to person

Why do conservatives claim that Hitler was a leftist?

Items found on Craigslist which might interest you, but probably not

Baby "drought" baby boomers and the elephant in the cobra

Raw: 40 Dead in Turkey Car Bombings Near Syria

The Ed Show - Don't worry about arming Syrian rebels McCain knows them

"The Truth About The Right's Latest Benghazi Attacks" Media Matters

Heartbreak is 'worse in the digital age'

Climate milestone is a moment of symbolic significance on road of idiocy

St. Elmo's Fire (Man in Motion)

Baby Rhino Marks A New Milestone For Indian Park

"Boehner Grasps For Benghazi As CBO Destroys GOP Spending Cuts"

WHO says new coronavirus may be passed person to person

Free on-line classes from MIT, Harvard, Berkeley and more

Giant sheets of ice creep onto Minnesota shore, surge toward houses

Take Action: Save Koalas from Possible Extinction!

Free Republic on AA and "embracing the homosexual lifestyle"

Planet Earth Is Blue & There Is Nothing Left To Do!

New organization focused on methane:

How the Economic Slowdown Has Drastically Affected How Much America Spends on Health Care

Brunch, Iron Man 3, & now

Barbara Walters Announces 2014 Retirement

Any east coasters watch Revenge tonight?

So some in Russia has been trying to buy auto parts with my credit card..

"Karl Rove Exploits Ambassador’s Death In Scummy Ad Attacking Hillary Clinton For Benghazi"

Topless Femen Pulled From Roof Above Far Right Protest in Paris

Jumping on the bandwidth bandwagon (Omaha 1 gig a second)

The Ed Show - Republicans go on Sunday morning fishing expedition

We are trying to get our German Shepherd to be more social


it lives...the car liiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiives

Looks like USDA might be standing up to Monsanto

Psychiatrists under fire in mental health battle

Pencil-on-sheet-of-paper icon besides thread title

"Jobless claims hint at strengthening labor market"

Al Gore: Apply for Climate Leader Training

NYT editorial: Time for Obama 'to abandon his hopes of reaching a grand budget bargain' with GOP

No Tropicana Orange Juice Ever.

The Elephant's Revenge: Poacher Trampled By Elephant He Was Trying To Kill

Obama should resign

"Wonkbook: How Washington increased unemployment and hurt growth"

Am I on the "no jury" list or something? I havent been on a jury for a long time.

Tidal Wave Girls

Don Draper is going to have a breakdown

There are worlds beneath worlds...

Dumb Criminals: Kentucky Woman Crashes Car Through Convience Store To Cash $200 In Scratchers

"The Faucet's On Fire!" by Roy Zimmerman

What comes after Z

Pregnancy, Politics and the Policing of Women's Bodies

Names people pick for kids

I may have just fallen off the Warriors' bandwagon

Feminist Graffiti From the 1970's (one image)

Dire Report on Detroit Is Offered by Manager

Assange and the art of 'now you see it now you don't'.

I can never get through Call the Midwife without crying.

Transsexual woman wins right to wed, rewriting Hong Kong's definition of marriage

Chinese petition white house

Happy Mother's Day to all the moms.

If Julian Assange volunteers for the one way Mars colony trip...

Watford reach playoff final on 97th-minute penalty double save and counter-attack winner (Must See)

Kid President's Mother's Day Message To All Moms

Imagine a World Without Hate

Joseph Stiglitz | Intellectual Property Rights Gone Wild

Why molten salt reactors are not being developed in the U.S., in two words:

Anti-Semitism on the Internet: Jewish State as Uber Nazi (VIDEO)

forageing app


We got a "Mothers Day" coupon for free desert at Joe's Crab Shack today..

Sergio Garcia post loss: "I didn't lose, I stopped winning"

Assad forces appear to gain ground in Syria

Honey has become a garden pest.

My new dog Honey has become a garden pest. (Cross-post from pets.)

Important safeguards missing from West Fertilizer Co.

The Right Wing's pet Benghazi "whistle blower" might not be quite what he makes himself out to be

Stunning B&W photos from President Kennedy visit to Berlin

John Paul II Impersonator Fined For Doing Job Too Well

2014 Is Looking To Be A 7,000 Megawatt Year For Wind Power Capacity And Innovation

Student Who Blew the Whistle on Muldrow High School’s Ten Commandments Plaques

In entire (supreme) court term, justices see 1 black lawyer

Anyone who refuses to prosecute somebody who tortured innocent people is sick, IMHO. WARNING GRAPHIC


Let’s change North Korea through the Korean Peninsula Trust Process

Applying the Lemon Test to the Defense of Marriage Act

Taking pictures of a federal building a 3 a.m.? Sorry that is...odd.

Commenting on daughter's English essay

Cambridge-based scientists develop 'superwheat'

FOX News "Democrat" Dennis Kucinich Slams IRS’s Tea Party ‘Political Targeting’

Guatemala: The State Of Siege, This Time To Protect Canadian Investment

Commander Hadfield covers David Bowie's Space Oddity

Want to know the REAL reason Republicans are so desperate for Obama to intervene in Syria?

Off to see Joe Biden speak

Mothers Day Mass Shooting during New Orleans Parade.

I love my wife and do not want to be apart from her today.

Bambi and Flower

Panama Canal Cuts Water Use as Drought Prompts Energy Rationing

Public University Presidents Are Prospering, Annual Compensation Study Finds

Huge drug cost disparities seen in health overhaul

Hong Kong court supports transsexual right to wed

Issa plans depositions for Mullen, Pickering

Dengue Epidemic Increasingly Aggressive In Paraguay

Interesting cupcake website with some yummy looking recipes

Scientists aim to pinpoint role of forests in battle against “hidden hunger”

Singapore begins coroner’s inquiry into US scientist’s death with evidence indicating suicide

38 Fix the Debt leaders are tied to companies with defense contracts totaling $43.4 billion in 2012

Muhammad Al-Dura: The boy who wasn't really killed

Wow. Recursion is rising up on DU in defense of Kucinich

I'll believe gun advocates care more about kids than guns when they...

Why Massachusetts sent Elizabeth Warren to Washington?

NBC's 2013-2014 Schedule

Resulted in the creation of 1.5 million new man hours for Local 104 members

Leaving Afghanistan Is a $7 Billion Moving Task for U.S.

Ron Burgundy would be proud…

Ugh. More information about the IRS targeting groups and how they did it

Obama Aims Budget Torpedo at Merchant Mariner Unions

Ronald Reagan: Accessory to Genocide

AP IMPACT: Global automakers' deadly cars drive up Brazil's traffic fatalities

Berstein is schooling Joe Scum on Watergate

Ayn Rand USA: In 20 Years Corporate Profits Are Up 4X and Their Taxes Have Fallen by 50% --

Why the Viet Nam Anti-War Movement's Work Is Not Yet Done

Is Climate Change Fueling a Deadly Disease in California and Other Parched States?

Afghans Say an American Tortured Civilians

Little Old Lady from Pasadena, move over!

Chris Hedges: Murder Is Our National Sport

No new coal in Germany, Holland or Spain - ?

Monday Toons: More Ben-FUD-ghazi

A Couple of toons by Mr. Fish

Bangladesh to end search for collapse victims

The battle for Drake’s Bay

Bangladesh's government agreed Monday to allow the country's garment workers to form trade unions

Study: Frequent marijuana use tied to reduced bladder cancer risk

One-third of animal species will be hit by climate change, scientists warn

Bugs are the food of the future: UN

Should the DEA target members of pro-drug legalization groups for special scrutiny?

If You’re Not Living in a Wilderness, Then Fix Your D***ed Pet, Already

Thomas Grant Shoots Cousin Dressed As Skunk, Gets Probation

Stream films in a second: Samsung claims breakthrough in 5G mobile broadband

Thomas Pickering up NEXT on Morning Joe...

The head of the IRS is a Bush appointee

Today in Peace and Justice history on May 13, 1888

Today in Peace and Justice history on May 13, 1888

Mighty Mint

North Korea appoints new defence minister Jang Jong-nam

Rios Montt convicted

The RR in Martin

"This idea that contentiousness is somehow alien to democracy? Democracy is a system of contention."

Middle Finger Mom, white courtesy phone...

UK Clinical Psychologists Call for the Abandonment of Psychiatric Diagnosis and the 'Disease' Model

Robert Reich: Working Mother’s Day

IACHR Takes Case involving Venezuela to the Inter-American Court

Nuclear Terror in the Middle East

Remember the debt ceiling and the sequestration?

Funnel based wind turbine claims big gains

The NJ Transit Rail Hurricane Plan before Hurricane Sandy:

Ronald Reagan: Efraín Ríos Montt is “totally dedicated to democracy”

Gingrich On IRS Scandal: Obama Admin. Profiles Patriots, But Not Terrorists

1979 Making bagels by hand in Brooklyn, NY

Ground Control to Major Tom

Elaine Morgan and the Aquatic Ape

Maggie Thatcher, Milk Snatcher

FCC: Fronting For Corporations?

Anyone know why Current TV is not

Stiglitz: Student Debt and the Crushing of the American Dream

Tatoos for bibliophiles

NYT Editorial: How Austerity Kills---Fiscal policy, it turns out, can be a matter of life or death…

great charts on difference of cost on Medicaid Expansion

Kitchen Nightmares - Scottsdale, AZ

NEED ADVICE: Identity theft by relative; call police?

Bugs are the food of the future: UN

Leaving Afghanistan Is a $7 Billion Moving Task for U.S.

William K. Black: Brown-Vitter Will Not and Cannot Work but it is Criminogenic

Issa would not let Ambassador Pickerington (head of Benghazi review) speak before his hearings

Bangladesh Will Allow Garment Workers To Form Unions Without Factory Owners’ Consent

The difference between a 501(c)3 and a 501(c)4 ?

Obesity obsession 'means other weight problems missed'

Cabinet Secretary Solicits Large Donations to Publicize Health Care Law

Sounds of the season

Survivor Caramoan Finale and Reunion Show Discussion Thread

Gas pump Karaoke

IRS targeting Tea Party and conservatives was wrong, but these political groups invited IRS scrutiny

Scars of an old king

Enron's Skilling has spent $70 on legal fees.”million

Tom Tomorrow: Thomas Friedman - Private Eye

Libya deadly car bomb near Benghazi hospital

Officer Is Reunited With Suicidal Man He Talked Down From The Golden Gate Bridge Eight Years Ago

Bush and His Aides Made 935 False Statements about Iraq In the 2 Years After 9/11

Epstein on Bangladesh: blame the workers

Harry? Harry!? Where are you?

I need some prayers and good vibes sent my way..if you would be so kind.

The death penalties I do believe in

Don't You Know Who We Are?

"There are more women dying, there are more men dying, and there are more children dying."

Go away, 2016 presidential obsession!

Meanwhile on this Mother’s Day across America, eight children will die by gunfire.

I'm loving this

Brad Pitt Decides To Grow Out Forehead Hair


One picture = 1 million words....

Middle East Peace Process Dealt A Blow As Israel Gives Go-Ahead For 300 New Homes In West Bank

Don’t make fun of renowned Dan Brown

Canes say all athletes - gay or straight - on 'one team'

Gun Control Tide Turns Against the NRA and Second Amendment Fanatics

Pic Of The Moment: Benghazi? More like...

Darell Issa to subpoena Country Joe McDonald.

Democratic Party, Republican Party, Green Party, Tea Party


CNN Exclusive: Castro brothers were 'fooled'

The IRS: Two news stories (one from today) which imply police-state-like tactics

Well, Illinois has officially taken the weird title from Florida:

Afghan officials accuse American of torture

GOP shill media jump to push Republican talking points on IRS

Rubio Calls On IRS Commissioner To Resign

Was the IRS targeting political organizations, or not? Republicans can't have it both ways

Brenda Chapman blasts the Merida makeover.

This is one of those times when we need an aggressive media...

Marco Rubio continue pathetic cries for attention

Let's Hear What The White Guy Thinks - Cable news diversity as bad as expected.

Harry Reid should put the Bush era crimes back on the table and begin hearings

Obama ‘Concerned’ About IRS Targeting, Expects Action To Address ‘Misconduct’

If the WH knew anything about the IRS targeting, now is the time to come clean

Remember GOP outrage that Bush's "Terrorist Watch List" targeted peace marchers, war critics?

Republican Unveils Bill Criminalizing Political Bias At IRS

NBC News analysis: IRS scandal is huge gift to GOP — and it won't die soon

Rubio calls on current temporary IRS head to resign, not Bush Appointee who was in charge

501(c)4s - The GOP's preemptive strike to protect its fraudulent activity

How Many Tax Exempt Republican Groups Are In Violation?

Just looking for stuff on the ... HOLY SH**!!!!

Wendell Potter: Obamacare Myths and Realities

spent Mother's Day listening to a friend of mine play at the Iguana Grill (Pix)

Tea Party group bought off Dick Armey for $8 million dollars.

Irony Alert: Tea Party Groups Force Minorities To Provide Inordinate Amounts Of Info To VOTE>

Kitten Sam One Week Update...She's reached the stage where she gets into everything she shouldn't

Senate Dems Vow To Investigate IRS Misconduct

Cars, Home Improvement Give April Retail Sales A Boost

Meet the woman at the center of the Benghazi controversy

Internet Sales Tax

IRS targeted church for speaking out against White House two days before the president's reelection

Arrival Of U.S. Aircraft Carrier Infuriates North Korea

Robert Gates: Military Action In Syria Would Be A ‘Mistake’

Temporary Workers Near U.S. Record Makes Kelly a Winner

Memory lane: Non-profit group ACORN targeted by GOP

Interesting article on the ways many different interests are profiting from charter schools

St. Paul mayor renames Wabasha Bridge the "Freedom to Marry Bridge" in anticipation of today's vote

Monsanto Victorious in Genetic Seed Case

Gay-Marriage Letdown Looms as High Court Weighs Narrow Ruling

To Have or To Be

If you're reading this…

Which tea party groups are behind the voter suppression laws?

Small Problem With Rubio Calling For Obama To Fire Commissioner Of IRS

Presser with Obama and Brit PM Cameron now on the tele

In wake of IRS scandal, new bill would crack down on political discrimination

Maduro blames Venezuela's biggest food company for scarcities

Monsanto Wins Case on Genetically Altered Soybeans

News Conference with BPM Cameron. Those Benghazi accusations have got on the President's last nerve.

Super-villain Michael Moore prevented conservative documentary from winning Oscar

Bush IRS guy targeted Tea Party to protect current GOP lawmakers from primary challenges?

And yet another reason to stay out of the UAE.

"Don't Touch Lola"

Guatemalan Right-Wing Dictator & Reagan Buddy Convicted of Genocide

Obama: Debate Over Benghazi Talking Points A ‘Side Show’ ("They've used it for fundraising.")

*paging Aristus*

Life & Death/Revenge & Justice | Mickey Z.

Eli Pariser: Beware online "filter bubbles"

Jury hung on two counts in Philadelphia abortion trial

See what happens when you do not vote (i.e 2010)?

Southland' Canceled

Feds Won’t Study Pot’s Benefits, Only ‘Negative Consequences’

Lab Grown Hamburger Costs $325,000

PPP: Voters trust Clinton over GOP on Benghazi

I need a suggestion for an external drive.

America's first climate refugees

Dumb Criminals: Identity Thieves Caught After Posting "Food Porn" Pictures To Instigram

Harper government’s NRC makeover is short-sighted and wrong-headed: Editorial

Major Retailers Join Plan for Greater Safety in Bangladesh

In 2005, an elderly couple I knew was audited by the IRS and spied on by DHS

Using hoop houses in the summer?

39 percent of people who think Benghazi is the biggest scandal ever don't even know where it is

On my way to Prague

Craft Beer’s Overtaxed, Senators Say

US government files morning-after pill appeal

Silvio Berlusconi bunga-bunga trial: prosecutors demand six years in jail

So My Favorite Wingnut sends something from Alex Jones' InfoWars. My response--

Burma president to visit US

Leaked Data Could Result in Biggest Tax Evasion Investigation Into Offshore Accounts in History

Drinking Buddies Declare Eligible for NBA Draft, Receive Response From League

Gun Nut Gets Pwned By John Oliver (Daily Show)

George Carlin would have been 76 today

When you've lost Dowd, can you still win the war?

GOP lawmakers targeted Tea Party primary challengers as tax cheats

A Woman Was Kicked Off A Plane For Belting Out Whitney Houston's 'I Will Always Love You'

sing along with Louie Gohmert Time

Vin Diesel Says Facebook Owes Him A Couple Billion

BREAKING: Chiquito Fire 40 acres, 20% contained Sierra N.F. North of Mammoth Pool

US government files morning-after pill appeal

Bad Ass Of The Day: Austrian Machinist Saws Off Arm And Drives Himself To Hospital

Savor every moment

Amazon Launches 'Coins' Virtual Currency

Traders Angry, Disappointed in Bloomberg Privacy Breach

Saving documents in iCloud

Mush-mouthed Douchebag News Spokesmodel Slams the Pres. FUTB.

David Lewis, Tea Party Activist, Challenging John Boehner In Ohio 2012 GOP Primary

Dumb Criminals: Illinois Man Accused Of Sexually Abusing Peacock

Obama: IRS targeting of conservative groups 'outrageous'

Va. Entrepreneur Caught in Growing Political Drama

Ariel Castro’s brothers say they hope he ‘rots in jail’

Jet fighter crashes in Yemeni capital Sanaa

Voters trust Clinton over GOP on Benghazi

Double homicide in my neighborhood this morning

Cat Opens Five Doors To Get Outside (VIDEO)

I have been watching nothing but Fox News...

GOP Feeding off Dead Victims

Thom Hartmann: Conversations w/Great Minds P1 - Medea Benjamin - Drone Warfare/16 yr old U.S. Drone

Thom Hartmann: Conversations w/Great Minds P2 - Medea Benjamin - Drone Warfare - Can Drones do Good?

Key Arizona Tea Party groups say IRS did not give them additional review

Key Arizona Tea Party groups say IRS did not give them additional review

***Arrested Development Season 4 Trailer***

WOW. The twelve year old stabbed his eight year old sister.

Canuck prof's inspiring op-ed: Canada’s universal health-care system makes us live democratically

Tea Party Congressman Attacks Obama For Calling First Openly Gay NBA Player, Wishes He’d Called Tebo

Voters trust Clinton over GOP on Benghazi

The Mysterious Benghazi Obsession

Ted Nugent wants to return to the "good old days..."

Prof. Michael Mann: "Real honor" to endorse Mark Herring for AG for his "brave stance" on climate

Budget surpluses spur tension in some GOP states

Carmakers Skimp On Safety In Brazil, Leading To High Fatalities

Hipsters Who Hunt

All the IRS did was engage in profiling. I don't understand the conservative outrage

Tim Pool Discusses Activism, Journalism & How New Technology Is Helping Democratize The Media

U.N. agency urges eating insects to fight world hunger, malnutrition

What's for Dinner ~ Monday May 13th

Wolfenstein: The New Order - Announcement Trailer

Let’s Whip the GOP on Social Security

Map: Where's Scott Walker?

The last thing the Republicans want is an investigation of the IRS.

Minnesota Senate Vote Debate on Gay Marriage

Assange and Steubenville: Excusing Rape

Street Compliments?

REPORT: Saudi Arabian Traveler Arrested After Customs Agents Find Pressure Cooker In His Luggage

"Here we stand at a waystation along the road of idiocy"

"Budget agreement angered Republicans

Papantonio: Diabetes Drugs Linked To Cancer

Minnesota Senate Vote Debate on Gay Marriage (livestream)

Protest Kissinger Getting Intrepid Freedom Award

Aurora case: Judge may allow insanity plea

Tesla stock hit $87 per share today...and climbing

Biden at Penn: US still 'well positioned' to lead world


Cam Kerry named the Acting Secretary of Commerce

O.J. Simpson says bad legal advice put him in prison

Venezuela exceeds 300,000 satellite TV users

Severe Weather alert for Southern California issued.

Barack Obama backs David Cameron over 'fixing' UK's relationship with EU

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is a go for ABC's fall schedule!

Livestream of Minnesota Senate debate on Marriage Equality

Turkey Factory Abused Disabled Workers for 20 Years

Here Be Dragons: Kitteh learns not to turn his back LOL

Best George Carlin Quotes Ever (in honor of his birthday)

Navy to try first carrier launch of X-47B

Alaska Senate: GOP Primary

Good Boy Scouts don't need God

Ex-Combatants, Religion and Peace in Northern Ireland

Strike spotlights fast-food wages (Time to stand up for low-wage workers)

France set to introduce 1% 'internet tax' on smartphones and tablets

Catholic population surges across the Global South

University fellowships seek to promote interfaith dialogue

Exciting Lines Being Drawn in North Carolina

Difference between having a post deleted and having a post hidden?

Civil Rights Battle Reinvigorated--North Carolinians Say No to Return to "Jim Crow" Voting

Roberts lays out financial costs of modern wars

Cuban agent who renounced U.S. citizenship now just a 'Cuban patriot'

Songs that are/were great, but were just played to death...

UN says eating insects could tackle world hunger

Jury convicts abortion provider Kermit Gosnell of murder

I am Cenk Uygur, political commentator, and co-host and founder of The Young Turks - AMA!

No one gets paid enough for this.

UPDATED: Issa: ‘An Act Of Terror Is Different Than A Terrorist Attack’

So the IRS has been investigating 'Tea

i heard that the nude photos supposedly of obama's mother.......

Supreme Court rules for Monsanto in Indiana farmer's GM seeds case

GOP reprises ’90s scandal playbook

political cartoon in indianapolis newspaper shows exactly what benghazi is all about.

SAFE act takes it's first gun off the street

Sources: Suspect in sister's death had knife at school

Newt Gingrich Has Come Up Empty in His Weeks-Long Quest to Rename His Cellphone

Error I got when posting:

Why all the surprise about the IRS looking closely at the tparty non profit organizations

Reparations (lol) for Ixiles & Defense lawyers seek to impeach judges in the Montt trial

Old Repubs, Mr Gorbachev tear down this wall. Today Mr President put up this wall.

Video Shows Senior Syrian Opposition Fighter Engaging in Cannibalism

Broomstick-flying witches to be brought down in Swaziland (above 150 metres)

Marco Rubio Humiliates Himself By Demanding That the Non-Existent IRS Commissioner Resign

39% of Americans Who Think Benghazi Is a Major Scandal Don't Actually Know Where It Is

Marine to face trial for urination on dead Taliban

The Lethality of Loneliness We now know how it can ravage our body and brain

William K. Black: Brown-Vitter Will Not and Cannot Work but it is Criminogenic

39 percent of people who think Benghazi is the biggest scandal ever don't even know where it is

Error message when posting an OP

Pew: Wide Majority Tuned Out Last Week’s Benghazi Hearing

ESPN: The rivalry that never happened (Serena Williams-Maria Sharapova)

Issa: Obama Covered Up Benghazi Terrorism By Calling It An ‘Act Of Terror’

Chris Hedges: Murder Is Our National Sport

A: Didn't Charlton Heston Play Ben-Ghazi In the Movie Version?

It's been a long week-end, don't ask me anything.

Your weekly dose of cuteness

Freeper ponders sending liberals to death camps after the revolution.

Birther Orly Taitz: Obama Like Hitler & Boston Bomber; Answers Dental Questions

Marijuana mix-up: Brooklyn building superintendent, cops at first mistake tomato plants for pot

I'm having a posting issue, and the post isn't showing up under "My Posts" (error message)

The Liberal Media Has Fallen For The Tactics Of Fox News And The Repugs.....

Lunch counters and store cafeterias

Govt obtains wide AP phone records in probe

DOJ Secretly Obtains Months Of AP Phone Records; AP Calls It 'Unprecedented Intrusion'

Random thought: is GOP fixation on Benghazi taking oxygen away from IRS story?

I Need Some Info On This IRS Audit Controversy - How Did It Come To Be Exposed?......


How much does a life cost ?

Nephew: Man mistakenly jailed for pressure cooker

Earliest evidence of human ancestors as hunters/scavengers found

Govt obtains wide AP phone records in probe

Casey Anthony motion slams Judge Belvin Perry for 'Today Show' interview

Municipal authorities raid and shutter asylum seekers' businesses in Tel Aviv

Guantánamo hunger strikers subject to harsh new method of force feeding

Fewer Rain Forests Mean Less Energy for Developing Nations, Study Finds

Batshit Bachmann: 9/11 And Benghazi Were God's Judgment

A Comparison of the “Back to the Future” Cast Then and Now

Minnesota is the 12th state to give equality to same sex partners.

Fired gay Ohio teacher: Union won’t back complaint

MN becomes 12th State for Marriage Equality

Study: Do markets erode moral values?

You want a scandal? Here’s a scandal.

Gov't obtains wide AP phone records in probe

MOX NEWS ALERT: DAMAGE CONTROL talking point over IRS Commissioner Shulman already distributed

Mathews, Kline and Fineman...WTF

SAFE act takes it's first gun off the street

This is bad, bad news for a lot of folks.

Roller coaster in ocean since Sandy will be removed

Kucinich defends tea party groups on ‘Fox News Sunday’

Acrophobics will want to avoid this thread...

Peace process in Venezuela and Colombia

Christ Mathews SHUT THE FUCK up

I wish I had a map publishing business right about now, or at least a for-pay atlas web site.

This is bad, bad news for a lot of folks.

Ben Gazzi's Gambling Problem

Hedge Fund Boss Gets 6 1/2 Years in Insider Case

Kevin Durant is tastefully attired on the Thunder bench

Venezuela’s President Maduro Assures Food Shortages Are Due to “Economic Warfare”

New way to find exoplanets

Wide Government Taps Associated Press Phone Records

How to Process C-41 Color Negative Film at Home, From Start to Finish

Wide Government Taps Associated Press Phone Records

For those who care about the abandonned pets =

Vermont moves toward decriminalizing small amounts of marijuana

Judge finds 'good cause' to allow insanity plea for accused Colorado gunman

Awkward headline of the day: "Indians Shut Out Yankees"

This dipshit Turner is contradicting Issa

Gosnell: Still a local crime story

'Fair Elections' Act passes Assembly

Because not everything is about Benghazi.

Farmworkers rights rally at the Capitol

Argentina faces very different debt default if loses legal fight

Lawyers Demand IRS Approve 10 Targeted Tea Party Groups

Funniest Stephen Colbert Quotes Ever (in honor of his birthday)

I just ate a huge honkin' burrito. Ask me anything.

Insurgent attack kills three Georgian soldiers in Afghanistan

Mexico Arrests 2 Men in Malcolm X Grandson's Death

Share the Experience Federal Lands Photo Contest, 5/10/13 - 12/31/13

Things Not To Flush Down Toilet: $22K Diamond Engagement Ring

South African Burglars Stage Oceans 11 Style Heist After Justin Beiber Concert

Obama pushes for Syria talks but warns of huge challenges

Poll shows Palin leading potential Alaska Senate primary

Dr. Joyce Brothers Has Died at 85

83-year-old nun gets 20 year sentence for peaceful nuclear protest

This country was always considered to be Of the People, By the People and For the People

Why The Department Of Justice Is Going After The Associated Press’ Records

DOJ Secretly Obtains Months Of AP Phone Records; AP Condemns 'Unprecedented Intrusion'

Another joke: .." Rebot " the lie detector..

Rubio's PAC airing ads defending Ayotte on guns

United Nations: 'Overpopulated Earth? Time to EAT BUGS'

how would you feel if

Shit. Associated Press says U.S. government seized journalists' phone records

A great Paul Ryan "BURN"

Sarah Palin is an absolutely terrible role model for young women and for mothers.

Venezuelan Peasants Relaunch the “War on Latifundio” (land reform) in Lara State

Shamanic Colonic

The Bush IRS hassled NAACP because its director criticized W.

Geography of Hate: The Twitter Hate Map

i just started a thread in the lounge.

White House Press Secretary Declines To Comment On DOJ Obtaining AP Phone Records

Has anyone ever done a demographic of DUer's?

Justice subpoenaed AP phone records, news service says

Just for fans of Ray Harryhausen

how would you feel if

NOW with Alex Wagner - Herbert: GOP obsession not with Benghazi, but Obama

*on Lawrence show tonight,

Would the surveillance have been justified IF...

Argentina faces very different debt default if loses legal fight

Allen West: IRS targeting of tea party is part of auto bailout conspiracy

Nobel Physicist: Society Should Convert To Natural Gas (methanol from CO2 for light surface trans)

Mancini sacked at Man City

Carlos the Jackal: Ex-enigma now mired in court

This Benghazi story smells and I am highly suspious of it. Almost like it was set up.

My spam is getting weird...

I only have a few things to say about Minnesota passing Marriage Equality!

Guess who I met today~

In Defense of Me, Me, Me

Senator Who Criticized Sebelius For Soliciting Donations Asked For Private Funds While Serving In Bu

Startup born in Princeton lab turns carbon dioxide into fuels (e.g. methanol)

Is it just me or is the media doing everything to hype up this IRS scrutinizing Tea Party issue?

Saying goodbye to clergy is hard!

IRS: Current Acting Commissioner Learned Of Targeting In May 2012

Leahy: I Want To Hear DOJ’s Explanation For Collecting AP Phone Records

Freeze Warnings/Watches for large parts of the Northern US tonight...

Feds to probe Bay Bridge problems

Marijuana Linked To Lower Bladder Cancer Risk, Study Says

In a healthcare supply store today I saw an elderly man deprived of a needed oxygen tank.

Oh brother, the media really seems to need to have elections every year.

Colo. law aims to reduce fatal dog shootings

Robert Gates criticizes Conservatives' "Cartoonish Impression" Of Military Support For Benghazi

If you haven't heard it yet, click for this weeks show re: Benghazi, Limbaughs troubles and more!

Has anyone gotten shots for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome here?

Deputy Alex Collins, shot by Murderin' Christopher Dorner, is going to be our Grand Marshall. COOL.

PAALS for Life (wonderful)

Qualified vs Electable

M$M Sunday Shows Rehash Debunked Benghazi Myths

Squeal like a pig...

Senator Who Criticized Sebelius...Asked For Private Funds While Serving In Bush Administration

Should IRS be able to target groups for extra scrutiny on the basis of their political leanings?

MN Senate passes marriage equality bill.

Obama Mocks GOP Charges Of A Benghazi ‘Cover-Up’

those of us who are older shouldn't be covering ourselves in glory for paying off student loans

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Man on death row in 'Boys Don't Cry' case is engaged to be married

Annular solar eclipse:spectacular

Hamilton vs NYC: Managing the Streets

and Now for Something Completely Different I bring you - A New Life

This is mind Boggling!!!! Think you're pissed off now?