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Archives: October 10, 2014

Official says beer bars are too hot in Vietnam

The only reason Grimes dodges questions on whether she voted for Obama, is according to this because

Austrian school drops yoga on religious grounds

Austrian school drops yoga on religious grounds

MH17: passenger wearing oxygen mask

Mizrahi Nation

(Taiwan) Nation offers help to fight Ebola

Two Incredible Views of Super Typhoon Vongfang From Space

Dumb Criminals: Florida (Obviously) Man Covers Self In Tar To Avoid Being Seen By Cops, Fails

"WasillaBilly Palins started second fight after cops arrived"

UPDATE: Judge Enforces Opinion; Gay Marriage Legal in Nevada

Sarah Silverman, self-proclaimed "writer, comedian, and vagina owner:"

Umbrella Revolution troll? South China Morning Post’s Cliff Buddle attacked at Hong Kong University

Just got word that my friend Maria, who rescued Marcy and gave her to me has passed. Updated:

Why Ebola triggers massive right-wing hysteria

"Red States Give More To Churches, Not Charities"

Would You Like to Meet Nancy Pelosi?

Drinks, Greek food, and William Shakespeare. Got the best of everything here. Ask us anything.

Atheist returns to religion, apologizes to Greencastle-Antrim School Board

Colombian law enforcement and military find weapons cachet in Cauca Valley

Obama: 'Unequivocally committed' to net neutrality

Watch the stock market between now and election day

THP trooper religious discrimination suit will go to trial

1 killed, 13 injured in Malaysian night club blast

China uses Triads against Hong Kong democracy movement

Tell me about electronic health reports (ehr)

Captain apologizes for leaving doomed Korean ferry

Question for you. How dead do you have to be before the "Peace Keepers" stop shooting?

Hunky Shirtless Men Pose With Adorable Dogs To Raise Funds For Animal Rights

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Killer Bees & a new Kitteh gif

Authorities Find More Graves at Site of Presumed Mexico Student Massacre

Authorities Find More Graves at Site of Presumed Mexico Student Massacre

The trade clause that overrules governments. Meyerson WP column.

Ebola-Could Blood Transfusion extend life?

China using app to spy on Hong Kong protesters, says security firm

"Dems have new hope in Georgia"

The Sketch Show - Toilet Teamwork

Michael Morse could give Giants a power boost in NLCS

BREAKING: US Supreme Court blocks Wisconsin from implementing law requiring voters to present photo

Hey! (Yes, You!)

Texas judge blocks voter ID bill

After Defeating Democrats, Will Ohio Unionists Form a New Labor Party?

After Defeating Democrats, Will Ohio Unionists Form a New Labor Party?

US Supreme Court blocks Wisconsin voter ID law

After Defeating Democrats, Will Ohio Unionists Form a New Labor Party?

Giants get major contribution from oft-maligned farm system

Breaking - US Supremes have stopped Wisconsin Voter ID law

Giants, Cardinals play keep-away with NL pennant

BREAKING: U.S. Supreme Court blocks Wisconsin from implementing voter ID law

Breaking: Federal Court Blocks Texas Voter ID Law

Concussion sidelines Raiders’ Nick Roach for season

Fox News "Analyst": Obama May Want America to Suffer, So He’ll Let Ebola Flow Through

Restored wetlands welcome wildlife around San Francisco Bay

Lewis Black - not on my watch baby - Must see re Voter Suppression

Man Shouts ‘I Have Ebola!’ Aboard U.S. Airways Flight; Hazmat Crew Takes Him Away

'Homeless Valedictorian' Makes Transition to Georgetown

Per Rachel, Texas Voter ID law declared unconstitutional by federal judge.

wOOt! US district court blocks Texas' photo ID law, Texas AG to appeal

Mother Nature provided a gift for our birds

Good health insurance news

Federal Court Blocks Texas Voter ID Law, Calling It A 'Poll Tax'

There are words that you just don't say in specific situations.

GAO report confirms that strict photo ID laws reduce voter turnout of minorities and young people

Why the silence about the major US policy failure in Ukraine?

"Cry of G.O.P. In Campaign: All Is Dismal"

BBC: Rwanda's untold story

Explosion at Key Military Base in Iran Raises Questions About Sabotage

Carl Sagan’s Long Lost Deep Thoughts On The War on Drugs

Politics Done Right on KPFT - Stereotyping Islam hurts us all

Clayton ‘rape victims should relax and enjoy it,’ Williams is funding TX Gov GOP nominee Greg Abbott

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Friday, 10 October 2014

"Texas Voter ID Law Blocked by Federal Judge"

zoo

US Military Planes Deliver More Marines Into Ebola Hot Zone; African Leaders Plead For Help

TYT Detroit presents MAD AS HELL: Rise of The Young Turks

Hagel: US Wants Use Of Turkey Base, Help Training

Suncor sneaks tar sands tankers into St. Lawrence and Great Lakes

Satellite Sees Hot Spot of Methane in US Southwest

Alison Grimes grilled on whether or not she voted for Barack Obama?

Gay marriage is on pace to be legal in 73 states by next Tuesday.

Jon Burge, Torturer of Over 100 Black Men, is Out of Prison After Less Than Four Years

ISIS Caught At Mexican Border, Be Afraid!

Lewis Black Says F#%! Voter Suppression

Cara & Kahlan is not dead!

TCM Schedule for Sunday October 12 - Joseph Cotten/Teresa Wright

TCM Schedule for Monday October 13 - Guest Programmer: David Steinberg

Captive Killer Whales Learn to Speak Dolphin

Kansas Repukes scared-bringing all GOP crazies to come to KS to help them.

Riot gear they are macing the crowds now St louis

Moose and birch trees

U.S. Senate Candidate Joni Ernst (IA.) Faces Charges of Conflict of Interest

Old Saying in Washington: If your not at the table, your on the menu

Glenn Beck: first it's gender-inclusive classrooms, then it's mass genocide

Our KFC in town sucks. I used to love it but the owners now must be just running it for a tax

Clark County issues its first same-sex marriage license

Lying about Age to Create Facebook Page

WORKERS OF THE WORLD UNITE! You have nothing to lose, but your chains = Cheneys

I made a decision today.

Venezuela ordered to pay Exxon $1.6 billion for nationalization

Fun DU homework assignment: Describe your version of Utopian America.

Where are the conservatives to protest gay marriage?

Rock The Vote Presents: #TURNOUTFORWHAT

West Virginia drops gay marriage ban

Cartel-poisoned, porcupine-eating mammal next on endangered list?

"Viacom Blocks SuddenLink Broadband Customers from Online TV Shows"

Dont let 'em get away with it.

Why Brazil’s protests didn’t translate into change at the ballot box

"Elected officials shouldn't get to choose who chooses elected officials." - Lewis Black

Ta-Nehisi Coates just keeps hitting balls out of the park...

Love Is Not Algorithmic

Training changes as US troops head to West Africa

A potential cure for diabetes (x-posted from the Diabetes Support Group)

Cory Gardner's next job...

Mr. Erdogan’s Dangerous Game

Kobane fighting: IS meets its match in Syrian Kurdish forces

Louis C.K. on the Catholic Church

Golf coach sentenced to 27 years for abusing boys

Oklahoma prison officials unveil new death chamber

Long-empty jail taking in American Indian inmates

You want a traffic update? How about some nekkid people?

Lawyer: Haiti won't hold 'Baby Doc' state funeral

Lawyer: Haiti won't hold 'Baby Doc' state funeral

Supreme Court blocks Wisconsin voter ID law!

‘Almost Lynching’: Radicals Attack Ukrainian Officials, Throw Into Trash Bins

Update about the Mt. Ontake hikers (Japan)

The Chocolate Revolution: Central American Start-Up Seeks To Grow Sustainable Cocoa Production

Judge rules against park ranger who used stun gun on dog walker

(NY Times) Cry of G.O.P. in Campaign: All Is Dismal

"Good teachers are not good soldiers" Great post.

UKIP (British Tea-Party) gains first elected MP

Chinese captain dead in fishing clash in South Korea

Bolivian President Looks Set To Secure Re-Election

Two flamingos dead after bungled Mississippi fraternity prank

Antikythera wreck yields new treasures

A beacon for Medellin’s homeless addicts from the abyss of crack

Big trouble for Oregon governor Kitzhaber -- campaign disaster

It's the Stupid, Stupid

Jerry Angelo: 'We knew it was wrong'

October 10

Dairy Queen reports data breach

No dramatic spike in Ferguson voter registrations after all, election board says

NASA Tells Boeing and SpaceX to Proceed Despite SNC Protest

Hunted in Russia --- Homophobia in Russia (NSFW)

Chapelle-Nadal campaign aide quits over her support of GOP candidate

Bio-engineered penises are coming

Yogi Berra World Series rings and MVP plaques stolen from museum

Halp! I'm addicted to puzzles!

Google's Shamu.. ( I WANT one)

Cable Lobbyists Pretending To Be Cool Digital Hipsters To Convince Youth That Net Neutrality Is Bad

Nobel Peace Prize Winner(s)

Non-Sequitur today

Two Koreas exchange machinegun fire at border, no casualties

Police Killed Nearly 100 People Just in September

Scrutiny over latest VA firings likely just the start

Two sentenced for Oconto Co. squad car tryst

Corporations Are Trying to Take Your Right to Complain About Their Products Away

Getting Away with Murder: How Cops Avoid Accountability for Criminal Acts

U.S. military aircraft (and others) arrive in Liberia

Americans Should Embrace Their Radical History

Chomsky: Thinking Like Corporations Is Harming American Universities

House OKs defense funds for Ebola mission

Troops fighting Ebola will earn up to $400 extra per month

Louie Gohmert: Obama thought ISIS beheading victim would die from climate change first

Unemployment Dropped Below 6% -- So What's the Bad News?

News 5 Investigates: Mother claims cannabis cured son's cancer

Mittens promised to lower the unemployment rate to 6% he really must be impressed by now

‘Pastafarian’ loses driver’s license after refusing to remove spaghetti strainer headwear

The Owners Of Wal-Mart Are Backing Campaigns To Kill Rooftop Solar Power

Remember this from being behind in the polls

$1M raised in bid to boost Nebraska's minimum wage — including $600K from Dick Holland

Does the Houthi Takeover of Yemen’s Sanaa Endanger World Trade?

I never knew this group was here (introduction)

DLA junks multimillion planes for Afghan Air Force, sells scrap for 6 cents a pound

America’s Oil Wars on ISIL, Iran & Russia

This One $486 Million Blunder In Afghanistan Sums Up The Disaster Of Military Spending

Has anyone seen "Gone Girl" yet?

Cannabis and its effect on diabetes

Telemedicine: Stuck in the waiting room

(NZ) Brian Rudman: If Key wants to send troops, here's a better war

Hawkish Obama in Iraq

There are kooks, and there are really kooky people. Then there is this guy.

Do you have any Swedish Fish left over from the DU2 forums?

You did what?

Woman saves three relatives from Ebola

Anarchy vs. Stability: Dictatorships and Chaos Go Hand in Hand

Walmart Wants to Help You Sign Up for Obamacare, But Not Its Employees

Anyone see the Quinn/Rauner debate last night?

Is New Zealand Ready For A Gay Prime Minister?

'Aren't We Human Beings?': One Year After the Lampedusa Refugee Tragedy

aPo: In the medical response to Ebola, Cuba is punching far above its weight

AARP games

In the social-media age, bosses’ careers are more vulnerable than ever

Kurdish Women are beating ISIS

Economist: The coalition may already be losing the fight against Islamic State

Slaying of shipbuilder at Navy Yard still echoes at sea

Bill Moyers Journal:Essay: Anatomy of the Deep State

Grimes, McConnell Fighting Tooth And Nail For Vital Coal Sector That Provides .06% Of KY Jobs

Halloween is coming: Be careful out in the forest

Cat 5 Supertyphoon Vongfong From Space: "I've Seen Many From Here, But None Like This"

Why won't we ever learn?

800,000 bees attack, leaving one person dead, four injured

The ominous math of the Ebola epidemic

Nice clip of Limbaugh getting a beatdown from an unsympathetic TV audience

Greg Abbott: Abortion Clinic Closures Are Manageable 'Inconvenience' For Women

Several reports today about various courts shooting down voter supression -

Why Ebola is a threat by Ian Welsh

Umbrella threads at Appalachia Group

Down to the Final Four. What's the World Series look like?

Bill Clinton to stump for Coakley in Worcester

Tom Toles on the Republican Strategy

Use of deadly force by police disappears on Richmond streets

"5 conspiracy-theories so dumb, they're brilliant"

Foster update

Microsoft CEO apologizes for comments on women

Jessie J ~ Bang Bang

Three Fort Hood soldiers charged in human smuggling

Is Adrian Peterson etal victims of conservative payback from Ferguson? n/t

House Dems, Repubs make Clinton 2016 pitch

I find it interesting that discussion of the conspiracy theorist mindset is not allowed in GD.

New World Disorder

"It was a legal technicality"

Republican senators seek to block funds to combat Ebola

Pakistan's Malala Awarded Nobel Peace Prize As Youngest Winner Ever

650,000-Ton/Yr Methane Plume Detected Over Four Corners Coalbed Methane Development Zone

The Sordid Contra-Cocaine Saga

Friday TOON Roundup 1 - Ebola

Multiple Hunting & Fishing Groups Voice Support For Obama Climate Plan

Friday TOON Roundup 2 - The Rest

NSA Mind-Bender: We Won’t Tell You What Info We Already Leaked to the Media

Of those Millennials who ARE voting, more of them are voting for Dems.

Fugelsang: "Every argument against voting..."

Thom Tillis is a Monumental Turd

Feds Point Out Lousy Data On Susitna Dam Study; AK Responds W. Screeching, Hysterical Letter

Secret Deficit Lovers

Even with brain damage...

Chuck Todd freaks out over Alison Grimes non-answer

A little perspective for those overreacting to Ebola

Rand Paul forms Nobel Prize Association, names self winner.

The Southwest Has Been Gassed

GLENN FORD: How to Pay for a Free, Non-Racist Higher Education

Scott Walker reacts to Supreme Court decision blocking voter ID law

Fish moving poleward at rate of 26 kilometres per decade

Africa is a continent - the second largest continent on the planet

Jon Stewart blasts ex-AIG chief: ‘Go f*ck yourself’ for crying over $184 billion bailout

ICTMN: ‘Unspeakable Poverty of Loss': Intergenerational Trauma and the Bakken Oil Fields

On His Birthday, Top 10 John Lennon Films

Why Are 'Progressive' Websites Discouraging Voting?

Four anti-Islamic State Kurds arrested entering U.S. from Mexico

Isn't That *Special*! Obama DOD Revising Vietnam History.

Global stocks sink after Wall Street plunge

Remains of Alexander the Great's Father Confirmed Found

EW Needs $2B More A Year; ‘Major Deficiencies’ Found By Defense Science Board

Republicans flail about looking for alternative to climate denialism

Rachel Maddow - Nonsense reigns when Congress skips debate

A big thank you to Eric Holder and the Justice Department!

Amazon Must Be Stopped

Hillary keeps giving FAUX NEWS the dirty pants

Pizza Delivery Man Surprised With Huge Tip From College Kids

Loukanikos, hero dog of 2011 Athens riots, has died

Venture Capitalists Poised To Disrupt Our Education System - Lee Fang Discusses

Washington Post announces cuts to employees’ retirement benefits

CNN HOSTS JOURNEY TO FIND THEIR “ROOTS”

Washington Post announces cuts to employees’ retirement benefits

Activist investor wins control of Darden's board

Rachel Maddow - GOP-driven voting laws hurt turnout report

Rachel Maddow - 40,000 voter registration forms gone missing

Cardinal says Catholic Church will never bless gay marriage

The Rise of the New, Liberal Islamophobia

EU sponsors sustainable City Concepts

The Plot Against Public Education

A Tar Heel Rebellion Against Conservatism

Colorado AG Candidate Promises Legal Fight To Seize America’s National Forests And Public Lands

As the midterm elections draw near, Wall Street is buying the ticker symbol "GOP."

Federal Court: One Million Acres Near Grand Canyon Protected From Mining

Wisconsin: Schimel didn't prosecute attorney who removed files in John Doe probe

Tablet question?

When President Obama says he supports net neutrality...

This Guy Is Live-Tweeting the ISIS Attack on Kobani From Inside a Pepper Bush

meanwhile in the real world.

Kerry plays Boston host to British FM - including the Cookie store that he and a friend started

Will anyone be in Ferguson or St. Louis this weekend for the

Cuban migration surges over land and by sea

Colombia says rebel chief has been to Cuba for peace talks

tone. the way we address the issues. uncivil? rude?

Something that I dread doing:

My assistant is wearing military-camo pattern scrubs today.

On "Christianity vs. Islam" and why I can't stand white "Islam critics".

Serious question, just out of curiosity -

Tesla's 'D' adds all-wheel drive, safety features

I Don’t Feel Your Pain

Has anyone here created bumper stickers to sell online?

I have some questions about the Shaw shooting

Fukushima: They Knew

Antikythera wreck yields new treasures (BBC)

Same-sex marriage license issued in Kansas

Pic Of The Moment: On Ebola: Where Is The Surgeon General?

Haven't seen My Good Babushka posts lately nt

Chris Hedges Describes The Global Corporate Coup D'Etat - Sept 23, 2014

(OLED) Lighting Sheets Would Use Half as Much Power as (CFL) Lightbulbs

Making the case against Obama's new war

Secularist conference to discuss rise of religious right

Updated: World War II Planes to Fly Over Arlington Saturday

Grimes (D-KY) didn't do herself any favors by being coy about who she voted for president

Are the Palin girls getting ready to run for office, or was this just a pre-winter

Batman and Catwoman designed by Tatsuya Nomura (Artist for Kingdom Hearts and FFVII+

Cult of the Drunken Wookiee: Mardi Gras krewe founds new religion

Updated: World War II Planes to Fly Over Arlington Saturday

Do jurors enforce topic restrictions?

holy moly. the woods behind my pasture is filled with loud birds

How the Bush Administration would have dealt with the Ebola crisis.

24 People Who Shouldn’t Be Allowed To Decorate Cakes

Wisconsin: Dem Leaders Highlight GOP Attorney General Candidate’s Extreme Positions on Women

Nursing home chain to pay $38M in US settlement

Richard Dawkins doesn’t deserve this fellow atheist’s smears

UKIP

Uribe’s approval ratings implode; Is Colombia’s ex-president’s Teflon coming off?

Huckabee to Newsmax: 'No Place for Me' if GOP Doesn't Fight Gay Marriage

My Daughter Stood up for a Classmate Being Bullied, School Involved.

More Colombia journalists receive death threats

Iowa- is Joni Ernst actually going to win? Is Braley just a really bad candidate?

***Submission Thread for the October Photo Contest: The Textures of October***

UP marches to remember victims (political genocide)

Comment Thread for the October Contest:

Ex-councilman alleges officer brutality during traffic stop

Mitch McConnell LOSING in Latest Poll

An article from 2001, the Onion predicts the future.

Joe the Plumber Goes Full Racist with Misspelled Slurs

Tanzania arrests 23 over killing of seven 'witches'

TYT Pittsburgh presents MAD AS HELL: Rise of The Young Turks

Are we having fun yet?

Westboro is protesting at my old high school, for no apparent reason.

Painkiller Deaths Drop By 25% in Medical Marijuana States

Can Peru Control the Murderous Resource Rush on its Forest Frontiers?

Can Peru Control the Murderous Resource Rush on its Forest Frontiers?

Why can't an OP be juried after it's been locked?...

How many muslims do you know personally?

Arkansas Tossed Ballot Of 79-Year-Old Woman Who Has Been Voting Since Jim Crow

Florida’s Shrinking Workforce

For black men, a permanent recession

Spot on this, imo

President 'unequivocally committed to net neutrality' Obama

Leahy demands Senate action on NSA reform

Ebola patient's temperature spiked to 103 degrees

Are posts critical of the president or party likely to sway your decision to vote?

Dallas Ebola Patient Had 103-Degree Fever During Initial Hospital Visit, Records Show

Vitter-Pro American and Racist at same time

Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi Are Given Nobel Peace Prize

Nonpartisan GAO: Voting restrictions reduce turnout, mostly hurt blacks and young voters

Even comedians get downsized

England: horse wanders into police station

Germany mulls legal action over EU's nuclear Hinkley ruling

How the U.S. Protected Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier

Chuck Todd has disqualified himself

“Republican” Congresscritter Thinks Climate Science is Just Like Surgery.

Japan court orders Google to remove search results

Islamophoia is not a liberal value

Our Founding Fathers were Pro-Choice!

Exclusive Q&A With A British ISIS Fighter

Don't you feel safer

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Could Trigger a Trillion-Dollar Coral Reef Problem

Florida cop fired for having Trayvon Martin shooting targets

Microsoft's Quantum Mechanics

Edward Snowden Should Have Won Nobel Peace Prize: Poll

A Democratic worker--from the neighborhood--knocked on our door today.

There Is A Nine-Foot Tall Statue Of Edward Snowden In New York City

New York ex-convict shot within minutes of release from prison

Early voting in Arkansas starts October 20.

Hobby Lobby Head Addresses Birth Control Hypocrisy

Fed Aim Off Target as Inflation Descends Near Danger Zone

Korea's fishing crime wave

The real reason there are so many threads about alleged "Progressive vote suppression"

Poll: Florida Hispanic voters strongly back Charlie Crist, Medicaid expansion

OXYMORON - War makes Peace

Protesters Clash With St. Louis Police After Teen Killed

Venomous Slow Loris May Have Evolved To Mimic Cobras

Latest Iowa absentee ballot numbers (as of October 9)

GOP Candidate: I'm actually winning if you don't count single moms.

What do we do about these motherfucking cops in this country?

Don’t Reduce Malala Yousafzai to a Cuddly Caricature of the “Bravest Girl in the World”

Is Jim Irsay on drugs??

The Despotic Chimpanzee and the Ultra-Rich

Obama is expected to announce the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument.

Coakley up by five points in Globe poll

Papantonio: What Republican Obstruction Has Cost

Which is scariest?...

HUFFPOLLSTER: Florida Polls Show Small Gain For Charlie Crist

Ancient village found at Arizona's Petrified Forest

The Republican Plan for the Unemployed:

Same-Sex Spouses In Virginia Can Now Legally Adopt

When a politician answers with, "I am not a scientist," the follow-up should be:

Is anyone watching the interview with Duncan's family spokesperson on

What's for Dinner, Fri., Oct 10, 2014

John Oliver - Why Norway didn't want the Winter Olympics 2022

Austrian jihadi teen girls reportedly want to leave Syria, ISIS, come home

Big Effing Deal !

Reaching Critical Will has a new paper exploring the effective measures for nuclear disarmament

So Thomas Duncan was sent home from the hospital after his temperature reading was 103?

Gay couple weds in Kansas - take that, Westboro Baptist Church

Germany Extends Free College Education To All Students In The U.S.

Railroads: STB orders all Class Is to provide weekly service performance reports

Kanawha family judge performs first same-sex marriage

Microsoft CEO apologizes for saying women should refrain from asking for raises

Getting Real About China. To Manage China, Fix America First.

Many Governor’s Races Remain Close, and Democrats Make Gains

Begging Beijing to host 2022 Winter Olympics bad sign for IOC: Arthur

Morales a shoo-in for third-term victory

Priebus: 'Impossible' for Orman to caucus with the GOP

Young black males 21x More Likely to Be Die By Cops than their white counterparts

It doesn't take a lot of courage to sit behind a computer screen and stereotype an entire

Teacher whose gun fired in bathroom charged

Carrie Underwood Addresses Her Atheist Haters: “If You Don’t Like It, Change The Channel”

(Vanity Fair) Cover Exclusive: Jennifer Lawrence Calls Photo Hacking a “Sex Crime”

Photos you will not see anywhere else

Chomsky: The machine, the ghost, and the limits of understanding: Newton and the study of mind

Tribune Publishing Co. names new Orlando Sentinel publisher

Army War College Revokes Sen. John Walsh's Degree

Boy, 3, Falls Into Jaguar Exhibit at Zoo in Little Rock, Arkansas

Help Out a Grad Student Doing Research on Atheists

Why GOTV in Every Election Makes a Huge Difference

How Reporting on Gay Marriage Made Me Reevaluate My Catholic Identity

Developers Aren't Going to Solve the Housing Crisis in San Francisco

TYT: Fox News vs Harvard On ISIS Turns Into Embarrassing Ignorance Fest

George the cat approves of owner's song.

The fifties was my favorite decade. You?

October Photos I didn't Enter

In praise of a fundamentalist Christian

Second mistrial in case of Detroit cop who accidentally killed child

Lack of enthusiasm doesn't hurt the Democrats - it hurts progressives.

Kentucky Baptists want gay-friendly church out

Has joeybee been arrested?

Hillary Clinton to campaign for Grimes in Kentucky

Deadly Force-in Black & White---ProPublica analysis-Young Blacks Being Killed At Disturbing Rates

SNL moments that blew your mind...

Tribune Publishing Co. names new Orlando Sentinel publisher

New once-a-day pill for hepatitis C wins FDA OK

Ebola 'joke' gets man escorted off plane by 4 men in hazmat suits

For the debate tonight follow along with #TeamBurke using #WIGovDebate

Small Plates

Arizona Teacher Fired for Breaking up Racist Bullying of 4th Grader

One I didn't enter.

The Asian Republican Coalition Is Mostly White and Mostly Endorses White Candidates

Thousands of venomous spiders force family from upscale Missouri home

Lots of great Chinese proverbs...

I wonder if it would be possible for Jerry Brown and Andrew Cuomo to donate most of their campaign

Newcomb lifts lid on 'party boy' George W. Bush

Kitties playing patty cake with diaglog

Here are two October photos I didn't submit

SSA offices turning away same-sex couples in new marriage equality states

Drones in America? Not ON HIS WATCH!!!

MADISON - Burke for Wisconsin will begin airing its latest television ad tomorrow. Sat Oct 11

Colombia: Shattered lives in the Cauca mountains

WaPo's 'The Fix' attacks Wendy Davis' factual ad as "one of the nastiest you'll ever see

Your favorite episode of Married With Children?

State, ‘paramilitaries’ responsible for most of Colombia’s human rights violations: Report

Slain Activist's Family Can Sue Narco-Terrorist

Jimmy Dore knocks one out of the fucking park

Kansas attorney general moves to block licenses for same-sex marriages

Poll: U.S. Catholics want church to lighten up on the divorced, drop contraception ban

breast cancer

‘Write a check to Darren Wilson’: Supporters of Ferguson cop hawk St. Louis playoff tees

Hochul, Running on ‘Women’s Equality’ Line, Gave to Pro-Life Preacher

Braley asks stations to pull false ads by Ernst

Glitter: The Lady in Gold by Gustav Klimt

Young black men are 21 times more likely than whites to be killed by police

Nuke it.

Wanted: Good salsa verde recipe

This is about as funny as yelling "FIRE" in a crowded movie theater!

Supreme Court Lifts Hold on Same-Sex Weddings in Idaho

Another whiny asshole "They're all the same!" voter article, complete with extra racism!

West Wing Week: 10/10/14 or, "Is Anybody Here Over 25?"

Obama Aides Said to Weigh Senate Fight Replacing Holder

A young guy I know from church has, in the last year, changed his Facebook status from 'Republican'

Mike Luckovich Toon- Lost At Sea

Scotland: Gay flamingos adopt abandoned baby bird

US Judge Strikes Down NC Gay Marriage Ban; First Weddings Expected to Quickly Follow

Sheriff Deputy releases K9 to bite handcuffed man

Two new strange and charming particles appear at LHC

Weekend Economists Host a Moveable Feast October 10-12, 2014

Any LEGENDS fans?

5-year-old forced to sign “suicide contract”

Tanzania arrests 23 over killing of seven 'witches'

Water Quality Improves in Long Island Sound; Nitrogen Pollution is Declining

I will say again, that is a mistake for democrats to refuse to campaign with

HEY GUYS!! Guess What?? It is JUST...

Gov. Scott's incentive-based jobs program still falling short of promises

brawlThe Wazilla Wanna Be brawl is the Prime Time Friday News Dump

Queen Elizabeth II Names Angelina Jolie Honorary Dame

I'm celebrating! Drinks are on me. As long as they're cheap. :)

WHO: Ebola death toll rises to more than 4,000

Ummmm we really don't care about your song Carrie

Nancy Writebol thought she had Malaria at first and so did her Doctors

Good Lord, Ohio... stop embarrassing yourselves!

North Carolina.

The Rise of the New, Liberal Islamophobia

Because it is a dangerous time and there are fires to be built....

Supreme Court gives green light to Idaho gay marriages

North Carolina, West Virginia, and Idaho all in one day!

Just opened my ballot. Will vote straight D. But I am not excited, not eager.

A question about Thomas Duncan and his care. I don't mean to cause trouble but this question has

:-) Well, *I MADE IT*

Obama's Inner Circle Thinks His Former Defense Secretary Is Attacking The White House To Help Hillar

Pat Buchanan: 'Massive Civil Disobedience' Needed To Fight 'Anti-Christian Discrimination'

PBS NEWSHOUR: Supreme Court reignites same-sex marriage as campaign issue

black boys don’t get to be BOYS, and black men don’t get to be MEN in this country

Turkish Press oppose syria Invasion without long term plan

What will be the last state standing against marriage equality?

Obama intervenes to avert SEPTA rail strike

Twelve Trump Businesses that Went Belly Up

Shouldn't Mexico be worried about Texans and Ebola

Davis TV ad focuses on Abbott in wheelchair

Perry lawyers seek order for grand jury testimony

Why are the concern types scolding about staying home? It's because bullying people

Hello Missourians

Ebola will NOT evolve into another form of transmission....not in a 100 years.

Accuser: GOP Candidate Masturbated 'Penis In His Hand' In Front Of Me

What's up with Dick Cheney

Details About 'Party Boy' George W. Bush's Drunken Driving Incident Revealed

IRS IMPERSONATION SCAM BY PHONE

Nancy's Picks Nov. 2014: CA's Conservative Christian Voting Guide

Cool!!!! From Mercury orbit, MESSENGER watches a lunar eclipse

friday news dump from illinois gubernatorial candidate bruce rauner.

The wife and kid are out of town until Sunday night...

Blogger: Detroit demands $12,000-plus for e-mails between Mayor Duggan & [Emergency Manager] Orr

"You are now a host of a group" message, still has link to the Hosts Forum.

Was walking downtown today. A drunk guy and another guy were

Cheap education...

Should religious people whether Christian, Muslim, Jewish or whatever be welcome in the Democratic

Common Dreams: "Maybe we should sit this election out."

The Debate is on 36-1 at 7:00.

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