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Archives: May 31, 2013

Is the Tea Party making a comeback?

Game of Thrones questions (with SPOILERS)

Summer Solstice Pagan Festival has Pahokee residents outraged

New CBO Study Shows Tax Breaks Favor The Affluent (charts)

The AP reports House Speaker Thom Tillis will enter the U.S. Senate race to challenge Kay Hagan

Femen activists arrested over topless protest in Tunisia

Fox’s Eric Bolling: More Women In The Workplace Will Lead To ‘More Abortions’

Fishermen coming out of the fog at 6am....

Express Scripts to hire 100 more in Joplin

Pristine fishing area split on prospect of oil

EXXON/MOBIL CEO To Shareholders In Dallas: "What good is it to save the planet if humanity suffers?”

Summer Solstice Pagan Festival has Pahokee residents outraged

St. Louis Fed: Average household far from regaining pre-recession wealth

Spanish artist fights for fashion's real victims

Oregon Muslim Sues FBI; Claims Torture

The Last Word - Poison sent to gun lover's #1 enemy

Settlement raises questions about coal ash in Missouri

So, If John-Boy McCan't "didn't know" he was posing with a criminal kidnapper

Hey how come the media isn’t following the Mayflower oil spill anymore?

Question on cross posting

Hey Michelle Bachmann, choke on this!

BBC-Russian arms 'to deter foreign intervention in Syria'

The Last Word - Tea Partiers on the IRS

This offense is coming in spurts...

Poems on Kindness in a Time of War

Comey: The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly

Surprise, Asteroid 1998 QE2 has a moon!

Miami police choke and tackle black teen for “dehumanizing stare”

Brazil Looms Larger

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! City of Ruin & a new Kitteh gif

Daddy's home......

Red Rock Canyon

Global warming caused by chlorofluorocarbons, not carbon dioxide, new study says

My neighbor is romancing his lady friend in his hottub out back

I may have put a wee bit too much chili pepper in the chicken soup

Child prostitution: The scourge of Colombia’s mines

So....A Louisiana teacher says to me that his health ins has gone way up because of "Obamacare"

OK Woman Politely Declines to Thank the Lord; Atheists Unite

Will is back from Stratford! And we're hoisting some cold ones!

Calligraphy by Omar Al-Jomni

What a 21st Century car factory looks like....

El Salvador: Doctors Can Induce Birth to Save Woman, Official Says

Another Florida Story! This one is really cool. Escaping Zombies!

Coalition to protect religious freedom shows its fault lines

State Department Inspector General Probing Keystone XL Contractor’s Conflicts of Interest

Dog pack murder: California dog owner charged with murder after mauling attack


Church in northern Arabia longs for 'place to worship'

This is one pole I don't beleive!

Group fails in bid to recall Ariz. sheriff

That “One Way Trip to Mars” thing? May want to rethink that trip if you signed up.

Commencement speaker sheds light on profound power of interfaith relations

Majority Now Supports Legalizing Marijuana

What cute things does your pet do? Twilight had not had wet catfood

"Sen. Warren: role of government 'fundamental question'"

Sami Samir Hassoun Sentenced: Would-Be Wrigleyville Backpack Bomber Gets 23 Years

CNN Breaking News: A man in Texas is currently being interviewed by

Man going to prison for threatening the President over Twitter was 'Super, Super High.' -Rachel

This is so sweet!

News execs, Holder discuss subpoena issue

"Economy grew at 2.4% in first quarter"

Whoa. Have you seen the next Kristen Stewart project? On the political edge.

Brazil rainforest deforestation leads to seed shrinkage

Finding Purpose In A Land Under Siege: My Trip To Afghanistan by Romany Malco

Sad Cat Diary... each segment describes one of my cats to a tee... I am crying here...

So many 12's.

I've known a LOT of cops

Cuba denounces continued inclusion on U.S. terror list

Gallery: Barcelona firefighters budget cuts demonstration 2013

KC man admits falsifying athletic achievements to defraud City Hall health insurance plan

"Don't you people like spicy food?" - Questions people ask each other about race.

National Historic Landmark saves National Historic Place from fire

If you haven't seen Desert Flower, you must. You WILL be affected by it.

Report: Syrian Forces Kill American, British Citizen Accused of Fighting Alongside Rebels

Cuba denounces continued inclusion on U.S. terror list

My Met's sweep the Yankee's four games!

The A train is back

By More "Than 3-1, Voters Tell Congress To Focus On Economy Over ‘Scandals’"

Rachel is telling an awesome tale of the re-establishment of the Rockaways train in NY.

Erick Erickson's Latest Sexist Tirade Draws Outrage (even from the right!)

Seven months after Sandy, Rockaway residents get their subway back

Holder Weighs Tighter Rules on Prosecutors in Leak Cases

How do you say . .

Fossil remains may contain the world’s first bird specimen

Low Doses of THC protect brain/may halt brain injuries

Federal Program for Distressed Homeowners Is Extended

Our new and updated flag.

How convenient

Does Anyone Else Here Feel That The NRA Should Make A Public Statement To.....

Pecos Fire

Any tried and true remedies anyone know of to get rid of moles in the yard?


Sources: Person Being Questioned In Connection With Ricin-Laced Letters Sent To Bloomberg, Obama

Police Name Suspect In Shooting Death Of Queens Teen Bus Passenger

Krugman: GOP Literally Taking Food from Mouths of Hungry Children. Time to Get Really, Really Angry.

2013 DNC LGBT Gala Video: Celebrating Progress

Please help! I MUST watch Hawks/Kings series live on computer

If you want to stop the Comey FBI nomination, call your Republican Senators, not Democratic ones

What's the date of the Mass. Senate Election (Markey vs. Lynch)?

Just Found ~Boston Strong Concert~ LIVE

Please help! I MUST watch Hawks/Kings series live on computer

Venezuela’s Globovision Seeks to Moderate Coverage

Report on local economy conference The Grow Community, Bainbridge Island (GC)

Our Endangered Nuclear Weaponeers

California Senate Overwhelmingly Votes To Cut Boy Scouts’ Tax Exemption

The Russians Prove Small Scale Organic CAN Feed the World

Go Tesla

Did MSNBC’s President Phil Griffin Not Know What He Had Till Ed Schultz Was Gone?

The Russians Prove Small Scale Organic CAN Feed the World

Mike Luckovich Mourns Michelle Bachman's Decision To Leave Congress

Low Doses of THC Can Halt Brain Damage

The Palins ask: "What's in it for us?"

A Vision for Social Security

Medicare Eligibility Central to Retirement Decisions

Streaming Now: Boston Strong Concert

Sir Patrick Stewart Embraces Domestic Abuse Victim He Helped Save

My job is usually rather boring.

Jeb Bush laughs off mom's presidential quip

How Democrats Are Planning On Making Sure That Michelle Bachmann Never Goes Away

Japan cancels U.S. wheat order on GMO fear: report

Michelle Rhee, Jeb Bush warn Michigan legislators against abandoning Common Core standards

Why the Lounge is the best Forum.

Irving High yearbooks recalled after offensive remark printed under student's photo

We Are Really Gambling By Keeping Nuclear Power Plants in Operation

Maddow Mocks GOP’s Repeat Of 1990s Subpoenas Craze: ‘It’s Going To Be A Long, Hot, Stupid Summer’

Citizen Koch focuses on Americans for Prosperity in backing Wisconsin Gov. Scott

"Good Morning Heartache" from "Lady Sings the Blues"

The Story of One Prison Rape, In an Inmate's Own Words

Assad warns Israel against strikes

TCM Schedule for Friday, May 31, 2013 -- Friday Night Spotlight: Second Looks

Rachel Maddow - Disheartening spate of threats mar political discourse

Connective Tissue by By Michael Hoexter at New Economic Perspectives

Rachel Maddow - Issa brings back Summer of Subpoena

Rev. Barber of the NC NAACP is on Chris Hayes right now!

Must listen to this... I'm cross posting from video and multimedia

Denver Post: Xcel proposes adding more wind power to its system

Joblessness Shortens Lifespan of Least Educated White Women, Research Says

Porn on in the background during Greek newscast (NSFW)

Gun Deaths Since Newtown Now Surpass Number of Americans Killed in Iraq

Management and the Romney Transition That Wasn't

Proposals Would Broaden Sensitive Positions and Change Appeal Rights

Dont know why...

The Humble Indie Bundle 8 (Pay what you want and help charity)

Alex Jones challenges "coward" Bill O'reilly to pay-per-view boxing match


Why I will always be wary of the police...

Americans see religion in decline yet want more of it. What's up with that?

Comey is a good man. Reid is a weak man. MSNBC's ratings woes are well-deserved

Father says FBI 'executed unarmed son'

Favourite stand up comedians?

Firefighters clash with Police

Man Tied to Boston Suspect Is Said to Have Attacked Agent Before Being Shot

Hi guys..I'm new here and I'm cross-posting a thread I posted in AWPS at the suggestion of Kentauros

Concerning locking off-topic threads, a question.

It's REALLY screwy when CHUCK GRASSLEY gets it right about the Obama administration and Wall Street

Khmer Rouge leaders say sorry for atrocities

FBI nominee Comey: The man who told Bush his eavesdropping was illegal

Rwandans held in Britain on genocide extradition request

The Best~

When is it okay for the government to keep secrets from its citizens?

Does a new approach to nuclear make economic sense?

Mermaid Hoax? Animal Planet Fake Documentary Angers Duped Viewers

Ken Liu: The Bookmaking Habits of Select Species

A Serious concern my wife has: With the rise of violent talk and hatred with Right wing

Yanira Maldonado has been released from prison in Mexico after being held on drug-smuggling charge

Van Jones: The real, and dirty, Obama scandal

U.S. is pissed off about Hashimoto's Claims

A calendar with stuff to do.

Who's afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?

i miss the nighthawks

Did you know Eric Holder is the real victim, the "Moses of our time", the nation's "chief lawgiver"?

Prayers and good vibes needed for my beloved Bear.

Bears, oh, my!

North Carolina GOP Wants To Tax The Poor Even More Than It Already Does

Frankfurt 'Blockupy' protesters surround ECB

May 31: National Macaroon Day

Different angles

When mom earns more, it's tough on dad

Support Pride and Justice at the Space Needle

The most embarrassing graph in American drug policy

Nicole Mansfield, 33 year old Michigan woman is killed in Syria, fighting for opposition

Fahrenheit 911 was on television tonight.

Scalia Gives Obamacare a Big Boost

Within 2 years, 98% of the U.S. will be covered by Tesla stations. Free. Forever.

Smile ! at 25 Amazing Facts

Internet companies warn May over 'snooper's charter'

It's snowing!

Floridians (and others): How are you preparing for the predicted very active hurricane season ?

Local tea party group folds in face of IRS scrutiny, no one notices

Big-Mouthed Toucans Key To Forest Evolution

Real News: Chicago Closes 50 Public Schools, Spends $100 Million in Taxpayer Funds coll. stadium

IMF and World Bank are losing clout in developing countries

IMF and World Bank are losing clout in developing countries

US Woman Facing Drug Charge Released in Mexico

Black hole bonanza possible as immense gas cloud passes

Fast Food Workers Striking in Seattle

Origins of the Maykop phenomenon

Miami Beach chief says he’ll hand over recordings in Memorial Day shooting

I think good cops need help getting rid of bad ones.

Gov. Rick Scott signs into law wide-ranging bill opposed by scores of environmentalists

I'm thinking about buying a Kindle Fire

Breast Cancer on Your Mind? Then Work to Overthrow the Profit Driven Healthcare Industry!

Go to Google images and search for "atari breakout"

Luckovich Toon- Do you feel Lucky, Punk?

Corporations and Law Enforcement Are Spying on Environmentalists

A Florida Craigslist Ad Offers ‘Custom Time Machine’ For $1,000

A thread to share something you've created recently

10 Most Absurd Lies Told By McDonald's CEO

Britain's poorest city: The struggle to make ends meet

Friday TOON Roundup 1: Gone, but not forgotten (or lamented)

Friday TOON Roundup 2: CONgress

Friday TOON Roundup 3: The Rest

Blood, Sweat, and Tears...

Annual School of the Americas vigil to be held November 2013

Half of America is in or Near Poverty -- and It’s Getting Worse

Land-Based Carbon Offsets: False Hope?

Washington’s Literal Sinkhole, and Our Idiotic Fixation on Deficits

My 1000th(-ish) post!

Chuck Hagel takes questions from the ranks in Hawaii

The nature of reality

Study: Tax Cuts Might Drive Income Inequality After All

Conservative minister: Christians can’t drink Starbucks

Senator Kirk (and Senator Durbin) want to arrest 18,000 young black men

I was just wondering what happen to the big GOP Lie...

WW I - Oil War...WW II - Oil War...WW III????

I'm a stay at home husband, or as I call it, a "kept man"...

100 amazing photographs.

JC Penney sees spike in sales of Hitler Kettle

I'm learning...

New Google Maps...

Bippity Boppity BACON!

Ex-Microsoft manager plans to create first U.S. marijuana brand

Leg wraps raise hopes of saved lives after strokes

Probiotics 'may help when on antibiotics' study says

This guy makes Giger look like Dr Seuss...

Should religious fundamentalists be treated as mentally ill?

Picture from the new "Man of Steel" movie. Not sure the retro look works....

Three more coronavirus deaths in Saudi Arabia - WHO

Cheerios Commercial Featuring Mixed Race Family Gets Racist Backlash

With Stand Your Ground Laws Still Standing, Two Alabama Shooters Escape Liability

Analysis - Oil executives tune out the call of the wild Arctic

The Pitiful State of the Conservative Intellectual

The best way to win an argument? Shout louder than everyone else!

Russians name Brezhnev best 20th-century leader, Gorbachev worst

"If Unknown Soldier had a name, he could write it on a form & then be on an endless waiting list for

Flare high the famous flames of Friday! Come CAPTION Fox's Erick Erickson!!!

The biggest "takers" and societal parasites are the rich, not the working class or poor.

Consumer Spending in U.S. Unexpectedly Declined in April

One of BabyG's teachers told me she wanted to name her baby after him...

Papantonio: Barriers Must Be Lifted For American Voters

Today in Peace and Justice history on May 31, 1955

Today in Peace and Justice history on May 31, 1955

Terrorist attacks in Colombia went up in 2012: US

Switzerland Reportedly Ready To Help U.S. Crack Down On Tax Cheats

Ice going, humanity: Arctic melting at alarming rates

Venezuela's Maduro slams Colombia's Santos for 'betrayal'

El Salvador approves emergency C-section for critically ill pregnant woman

Kerry to lead US delegation to OAS Assembly in Guatemala

Church wine runs low in latest Venezuelan shortage

Venezuela: Toilet Roll Stash Found Amid Crisis

One Scouts ban remains intact: Atheists

European Economy is really going to hell

Most Americans don’t give a frack about fracking

If your mackerel came from Thailand, an enslaved migrant probably caught it

John McCain Photographed 'Palling Around' With Terrorists In Syria (VIDEO)

Republicans worry about attacking Obama too aggressively

RFK, Jr is a loathesome idiot

Cost of solar photovoltaic cells, plotted over time

Judge Gives Patriot Coal OK to Cut Benefit

New Mexico’s seniors among nation’s hungriest

Ellsberg re Manning: "I would have done in the digital age just what he did-He did it exactly right"

Cindy McCain please go and take your husband back home

IL S.B. 10 (The Relgious Freedom and Marriage Fairness Act) will be voted on TODAY!

NYT Editiorial: No Replacement for Corporate Taxes

Woo Hoo!!! Just hit the minus

If you haven't seen this yet, Oct has a new website.

Primate behavior 101: monkey see, monkey do

Wisconsin: March and Vigil with Palermo's Workers in Mequon, Saturday, June 1

Bill to raise CA minimum wage to $9.25 clears Assembly

A moment of silence for Elliot the giraffe who died in his crate.

Clear Channel Reduced to Apologizing for Ads on Rush Limbaugh

Palm Oil Plantations Push Orangutan Population to Brink of Extinction

So lying's okay as long as the dupes who are sending you money and supporting you believe them. Wow.

California appeals court upholds moratorium on executions

Student loans reclaim center stage

Burger King Introduces A Hands-Free Whopper Holder

Top Zimbabwe court orders elections by July 31

Obama's New FBI Chief Approved Bush's NSA Warrantless Wiretapping Scheme

TN Public School Brings in Unqualified Christian Women to Teach Students About Sex-

Mysterious rocks stolen from Death Valley National Park (LA Times)

TN Public School Brings in Unqualified Christian Women to Teach Students About Sex-

JULIUS RICHARD PETRI: Animated Google Doodle lets viewers mix it up with father of the Petri dish

Climate Change Likely to Drive 82 Percent of Native California Fish to Extinction

Why Consensus is Leading the World to Ruin - Return of the Tea Party?

Maine Zumba instructor gets 10 months for prostitution

Bill to promote NY-grown products in restaurants passes Senate, Assembly

Darfur tribes' battle for gum arabic trade leads to 64 deaths

Greta Van Sustren blogs

Tiny Washington State high school gets Palin as graduation speaker

Russia to sell at least 10 MiG fighters to Syria

Anybody else getting a little weary of Tom Wolfe?

Man kills ex-gf and two sisters and then lynched by neighbors

Don't be fooled. It was bank borrowing that caused the debt crisis, not consumer borrowing.

I got my star! I am now a star member.

I got my star Skinner and thank you so much!

Syria 'will not receive Russian S-300 missiles for at least a year'

Game of Thrones returns this Sunday night

DU is regularly hostile to Christians and other people of Faith

You can’t do that – it’s against my religion

Krugman unleashes a welcome blast of genuine outrage at Republicans trying to reduce food stamps

Scientists Solve The Mystery behind Evolution of Turtle Shell

Turkish police tear gas anti-government protesters

Radio 760 AM

Berlin not aware of U.S. drone strikes from German bases


Mark Zuckerberg Is Now Advertising on Rush Limbaugh

update on Dawn

Heresy! Importing milk from IL for Wisconsin State Fair cream puffs is crossing a line.

Surprise! Earth Passing (today) Asteroid 1998 QE2 Has a moon

Top Obama Adviser: Wal-Mart is a "progressive success story"

The guy who was running against Bachmann is ending his campaign.

Here's a fun series for all movie buffs

Hey Obama Haters - Do YOU Realize How Pitiful It Is To Pick On Women & Children?

SRC "In the Hall of the Mountain King/Bolero"

Court allows rule designed to find bulk rifle sales

With Bachmann not running, Jim Graves pulls out of 6th district race

ROBERT REICH:If the median wage had kept up with the overall economy, it would be over $90,000 today

Florida women blame Walmart beef jerky heist on ‘bucket list’

Serial Whiner Rafroid Whines Again

Pareidolia: Why we see faces in hills, the Moon and toasties

Berlusconi associates accused over underage prostitution

Venezuela claims Colombia is home to anti-revolutionary conspiracy

PHOTO: Food Porn Update ("Capellini Alla Cheeca")

Swiss banks break ranks as U.S. tax probe bites

Bill O'Reilly Actually Came Up with 'Jack Mehoffer'

So, How Bout Them Rove, Norquist, Koch Bro's secretive 501(c)(4) groups?

Texas legislature drops boom on taxpayers with more tolls, fees

Ansonia Gets Playground in Honor of Newtown Victim

Turkey finds sarin gas in homes of suspected Syrian Islamists – reports

Kokesh The Crazier Cancels His Idiotic “Protest” in Dizzy City

Bryan Fisher: Women Designed to be Ruled by Men

Pryor (D - Arkansas) wears opposition to gun control as badge of honor

Latin American Social Movements Map Solidarity with ALBA Alliance

Grover Norquist is a secret Muslim!

White House Taps Former Bush Official for Housing Post

On behalf of Science-Lovers---Please don't say the word Science when your Ideology is talking

Fridays are slow at my gym and at DU, for the same reason.

Jim Graves pulls out of the 6th District race

Taliban denies attacking Red Cross compound in Afghanistan

Venezuela: Toilet Roll Stash Found Amid Crisis

Turkey finds sarin gas in homes of suspected Syrian Islamists – reports

Intel dilemma in Boston, London, Paris attacks

CIRES - Loss Of Polar Sea Ice Exercising Biggest Influence Over Weather, Jet Stream In Fall, Winter

The Duffy scandal has long, long legs

Invasive Green Crabs Chewing Through Maine's Clam Beds As Northern Ocean Warms

What's for Dinner ~ Friday May 31st

There's a banner in Central Florida warning of Gay Day in Disney

Ethiopia's Beginning Of Diversion Of Blue Nile For Africa's Biggest Dam Has Egypt On Edge

Obama pushes to limit federal spending on corporate executive pay

Suddenly, Costly & Risky Arctic Oil And Gas Exploration Much Less Interesting To Oil Majors

Blood for Uranium Is the Sequel to Blood for Oil by Greg Palast

Thom Hartmann: Easy Steps to Regulate Marijuana

After vote allowing gay kids to become Boy Scouts, some families call it quits

Early Images Coming in of Asteroid 1998 QE2′s Flyby

10 Year Old Finds $10,000 In Kansas City Airport Hotel Room

Apple pulls app that claimed to 'cure' homosexuality. But don't worry, you can get it on Android.

Breaking down adoption myths...

Papantonio and Seder: Obama Foreign Policy Echoes Bush

To our dear deer friendas the grammer polece

6-year-old scares bus driver with tiny toy gun just larger than a quarter (w/pic)

Against Discouragement -- Howard Zinn

Curious about marriage versus long-term partnership logic thoughts.

More than 86% of fatal dog attacks are done by this kind of dog:

Pic Of The Moment: Thought For The Day

WORST Scandal Ever - unearthed by Andy Borowitz

Toilet paper stink gives way to Mass mess in Venezuela

Toilet paper stink gives way to Mass mess in Venezuela

Ex-GOP candidate announces W.Va. think tank

Katz's Famous Deli Celebrates 125 Years

Brain has way of making own valium ~ Fox News

The sobering result of the 2010 election

It's my b-day today. Ask me anything.

Is it egotistical to think that a God would die for you?

I've got a new show starting right now!

Thom Hartmann: GOP - Are they heartless or just bad at economics?

Health care law helps extend Medicare's fiscal health

Barkalounger (A little Friday humor)

Hot off the presses: New Social Security Trust Fund Report

Consumer sentiment strongest in nearly six years in May

Israel To Build 300 Units In Jewish Settlement In East Jerusalem, Complicating Kerry Efforts

Northern Ireland Town Fakes Prosperity for G8 Summit

GOOD Magazine: Nuclear Weapons

REPOST: Great 1-page fact sheet on the Afghan war with all the important bits highlighted

When you get the rare chance to ask a billionaire an important question, you take it and run with it

Fight erupts between parents at kindergarten graduation

Thanks To Obamacare, Young Adults And Hospitals Saved $147 Million In 2011 Alone

The Last Word - NRA and the myth of illegal guns

i find this very squee worthy

Mika blasts Fox Business as ‘caveman central’ over its sexist ‘female breadwinners’ meltdown

Florida man kills and dismembers his 70-year-old mother because of her medical problems

Confession Time: Name one disposible Top 40 pop song....

So, technically you can neither be created or destroyed, right?

10 Things Most Americans Don't Know About America

Tea party speaker presents proof Grover Norquist is a secret Muslim: ‘He has a beard’

BA plane's emergency landing at Heathrow caused by maintenance error


Kerry Castigates Russia Over Syria-Bound Missiles

Census Shows New Drop in Germany’s Population

Rumor Mill: Illinois House may vote on Marriage Equality soon?

Outlook for Medicare Has Improved a Bit, U.S. Estimates

Only In America…

One Scouts ban remains intact: Atheists

Self-Driving Cars for Testing Are Supported by U.S.

Mitch McConnell pitches for Gabriel Gomez in Massachusetts

Thanks for the good thoughts, Everyone! Bear is heartworm-free!

Officer Jason Ellis was ambushed Saturday while trying to help motorists.

The Last Word - Michelle Bachmann's greatest hits

California Teenager Sues United Airlines Over Masturbating Passenger


I can't remember saying anything like this about any Republicans in Congress....

Cali gang threatens to displace or kill entire slum; 1,500 flee

Just waxed...

Lawyer testifies that Zimmerman prosecution didn't hand over evidence

The Last Word - Threatening letter sent to President Obama

Guantánamo Bay hunger strikers demand new doctors in letter of protest

UK needs prompt action on human rights record, UN panel warns

Taliban denies attacking Red Cross compound in Afghanistan

Immunity? Easy Peasy…. Lemon Squeezie

I feel sorry for female employees and colleagues of Erick Erickson

Eurozone unemployment hits new high with quarter of under-25s jobless

Rankism - The Mother of all Isms

Mason Tvert, (Marijuana Policy Project) with Chris Hayes

Virginia School Board Member Faces Ouster After Sending Racist Michelle Obama Emails

Top Zimbabwe court orders elections by July 31

Drummer Lee Rigby's family says his death must not be used to justify retaliatory attacks

Last Tiananmen Square prisoner jailed on counter-revolutionary charges freed

The All-Clad factory sale is this weekend


The Internet in a Nutshell…

Meet Cody The Screaming Dog

No rise in cancer rates after Fukushima disaster - UN

Why I secretly recorded Mitch McConnell

Join Wall Street. Save the world.

Grandma Gray's Marriage Equality Song Is The Sweetest Thing We've Ever Heard

Bill Kristol in RW Weekly Standard: Doesn’t Matter If Holder Stays or Goes (GOP FAIL)

Patrick Stewart Gives Passionate Response to Question At Comicpalooza 2013

Feminists win court war against 'French Eminem'

Disney Pulls Out Rainbow Wares For Gay Day.

Walt Whitman born May 31, 1819 (with engraving)

On MSNBC: Black market disabled disney guides let your whole family skip the lines: $50/hour

Ordinary Hero…

Fool Me Once...

Howard Dean on Comey

crumbling infrastructure will screw the country

"It's A Hoax!"

Christine Quinn Endorsed by UAW, Further Fracturing Labor


NYC 's Surge Of Anti-LGBT Street Violence.

We Are the 99

We Are the 99

N.Y. report finds 'shocking' violations in day care

George W. Reflects On White House Decisions, Life After The Presidency

Dr. George Tiller, murdered four years ago today...

HB 87 Foreclosure Bill Countdown

left this note with the miami dade police department under officer commendations.

If you found out your honest, trustworthy mechanic was a right winger, would you stop using him?

Digging into recent poverty data

Beer o'clock on a Friday afternoon! Post your favorite BEER songs:

Florida Atheist Monument: Florida Prepares For the Nation's First Public Shrine to Godlessness

Health care law helps extend Medicare's fiscal health

Hahahaha....*gasp*...hahaha... SE Cupp wants government to address poverty.

Kerry Defends US Drone Policy After Pakistan Hit

The Truthseeker: Manning Nobel Peace Prize nomination

On Victory Day, a Rabbi Honors the Red Army’s Jewish Veterans

CNN's Carol Costello defending the powerful from Code Pink

Gadsden flag - Updated

Delay First Holy Communions until adulthood, says leading Catholic priest

Maddow: ‘Something weird is going on’ in FBI shooting of Ibragim Todashev

Patrick Stewart Gives Passionate Response to Question At Comicpalooza 2013

A Great Day for Philosophy

An apology to atheists of good will from a liberal Christian

For Right-Wingers Who Think Working Moms Are Part Of The Degredation Of Our Society

18 obsolete words, which never should have gone out of style.

Goggies and kittehs

Cecil Adams (The Straight Dope) had a good column today on Secret Societies:

Donald Rumsfeld on Afghanistan War: “It’s not combat, as such”

Would US drug policy be the same if the US drug czar had to take everything illegal?

Audio: EW Jackson Says Virginia GOP Ticket "More homogeneous than almost any ticket ever"

10,000 Years of Sea Level Rise

Texas Tea Party Speaker: Grover Norquist is a secret muslim because ‘he has a beard’

First-ever high-resolution images of a molecule as it breaks and reforms chemical bonds

Update on Navy veteran charity scam

Rachel Maddow Tries Her Best Not To Call FBI killing Of Ibragim Todashev A Conspiracy

That'll teach her to pout and make a scene.

Morals and Markets

The Secret Power of Brainwaves.

The Mammy Washington Almost Had

TYT - Bachmann: I'm Definitely NOT Leaving For All These Reasons

Republicans worry about attacking Obama too aggressively

Thank goodness the big storm bypassed

Unprotected: How Legalizing Prostitution Has Failed


Top 1% Now Controls 39% of World's Wealth

Hitler was on Meth. The Nazi Army, too.

Hey guys, I'm still alive, and doing really well.

Starbucks to ban smoking within 25 feet of cafes

Navy Football Players Face Annapolis Rape Inquiry

ever had one of those days

Let the dwile flonking begin!

Report: Slaves may be catching the fish you eat

Question for the lounge about traveling

Pro-Life” Policies Are Killing Pregnant Women. “Republicans” Support Those Policies and the Killings

Brawl breaks out at Cleveland kindergarten graduation

New Cheerios Commercial

Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Ramsey Co, Minnesota

Weekend Economists Dab on some Prince Machiavelli May 31-June 2, 2013

Fifth Circuit Holds Lactation Discrimination is Unlawful Sex Discrimination

It’s Beyond Time For All Democrats To Stand Up To Republican Obstruction

"You will have to live with what you have done and not done here for the rest of your life!"

Megyn Kelly

Are many people murdered where you live?

New Rule Signals Kiss of Death for Pensions

Tampa police officers fired for hanging out at strip club on duty

Nightshade and gluten sensitivity anyone?

Adam Levine Hates America?

Judges Rules for Florida GSA

Tweety at it AGAIN!!!

Sting -Fields Of Gold

Obama heads to Charlotte area next week

Tony Perkins and David Vitter discuss the Evil OBAMAPHONE that increased cellphone usage in 2008

Please name one conservative against the government raising taxes on poor people.

Readout of the President's Briefing Ahead of the 2013 Hurricane Season

How sexy did you ever think you were ?

Private gun sales regulated in Ill. Senate measure

Gun Deaths Since Newtown Now Surpass Number of Americans Killed in Iraq

Texas man investigated over ricin letters to Obama, Bloomberg

Should Senate Democrats change the rules to limit or abolish the filibuster?

Gungeoneer-type assholes breathe a sigh of relief...

4 Killed in Houston 5-Alarm Fire: KPRC

4 FirefightersKilled, 5 Injured in Houston Hotel Fire: KPRC

Brawl breaks out at Ohio kindergarten graduation

Four firefighters killed in 5-alarm motel fire...Houston, Texas

Moyers & Co.: ALEC Update (privatising ed., anti-renewables, and SD pays for ALEC to interfere)

Republicans LIE MORE (GMU, based on politifacts)

Brawl breaks out at kindergarten graduation


Same sex marriage bill in Illinois 12 votes shy of passing.

Republican Congressman Says McCain Was Partly Responsible For The Benghazi Terror Attacks

11-Year-Old Boy Scout Defeats Santorum at Supermarket Debate

Watching a movie in MKV is gorgeous....why?

Here we go again

Megyn Kelly beats up Lou Dobbs and Erick Erikson YIPPIE ...YOU HAVE TO WATCH THIS!!

Ring (リング, Ringu) 1998 [English Subtitles] Full Length Movie

Cute puppies in cars

A few questions regarding hospitals

The real reason gun kook Adam Kokesh canceled his armed march on DC...

WATCH: Patrick Stewart discuss violence against women

I need to vent.

Lightning Strikes St. Louis Arch During Cardinals’ Game...

Monsanto, no GMO without proper labeling!

Another plausible explanation about what happened to the dinosaurs....

The elimination of jobs is how the corporations reduce the power of the middle class.

Today a 2.7 km asteroid will pass by earth..

So, Nothing Happened today RE: Same Sex Marriage in Illinois?

Ex-Microsoft exec to create the Starbucks of marijuana?

Programmer, US settle over laptop seizure

Watch those "dehumanizing stares," folks

That Story You Knew Was Bullshit? Yeah, It Was Bullshit.

Obama Proclaims June As LGBT Pride Month

Tick, tick, tick.....

How to lose friends: pastmaster Julian Assange disses another fan

Matthew Stevens, MMJ provider, pleads guilty to 10 felonies, faces 5 years of prison.

The effect of the sequester for the REST of us.

Fox talking head gets his ass handed to him on Fox

I saw the new Star Trek movie this morning, it was great.

Dear Erick Erickson

Austin officer found with prostitute fired

Just give thanks Obama won big last year

National Weather Service: Tornado confirmed just west of Oklahoma City -- 7 miles south of Calumet

Never judge a book by it's cover....

Warren Zevon, inspired by Prancercize

2013 Cooper's Hill Cheese-Rolling and Wake

GOP leaders part ways with Rick Perry on regulating chemical sites

Texas explosion shows: Capitalism threatens communities and workers

TEApublican Nutjob Tries to Prove Grover Norquist is a Muslim — Because He Has a Beard

Martin Bashir - GOP crusades against Holder, Clinton on IRS, Benghazi

But for some there's only one problem....HE'S BLACK

Man exposes self and masturbates in front of teen girl on airplane. Girl complains. Nothing happens.

Martin Bashir - GOP hushed on good news, loud on ‘scandals’

So my 'friend' shows up in this NRA T-shirt

Obama's Pick for FBI Defied Bush Over Wiretaps

TSA has completely removed revealing X-ray scanners from America's airports:

Sounds awfully close to a "green light" for Israel.

Martin Bashir and MSNBC

Illinois lawmakers approve concealed carry gun bill - Shall Issue, no carve outs

Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) Says John McCain Was Partly Responsible For The Benghazi Terror Attacks

Martin Bashir - Boehner, GOP obstruction claim latest victim: Student loans

I found a kitten

The 2 most powerful vocabularies in the US- Faith and Patriotism.

New tornado east of OKC Airport...heading towards Downtown

Teh List is making it's appearance! (In the Barack Obama Group, so I can't comment on it there)

Why Can’t Walmart Be More Like Costco?

Why Didn't the SEC Catch Madoff? It Might Have Been Policy Not To

Pakistan's Sharif condemns US drone strike on Taliban

Federal court rejects NRA’s challenge to plan tracking gun sales

Epic drum solo...

Cat sneezing

Fox’s Beckel Slams Sen. McConnell For ‘Disgraceful’ IRS Ad: ‘You Ought To Be Ashamed Of Yourself!’