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Archives: November 23, 2014

One of these is NOT like the other

Pregnant woman among four dead in Cleveland shooting

Any good seitan recipes?

Rainbow Kitty!!! (Not!!!)

Bama -Western Carolina (who?) 48-14 Bama

Senate Democrats meeting with White House erupts in torture report fight

My predictions for furgeson

CNN's Smerconish clashes with Ferguson protestor (video)

Indianapolis newspaper alters, then deletes racist Thanksgiving cartoon following complaints

Indianapolis newspaper alters, then deletes racist Thanksgiving cartoon following complaints

Meet Captain Marvel: Fighter Pilot, Feminist and Marvel’s Big Gamble

Self Delete

Russia's Wounded Economy Is On The Verge Of A Crisis

Executive Action on Immigration Will Improve the Finances of Social Security and Medicare

Pygmy Marmoset Loves Her Toothbrush More Than Anything

Legal Beagles of the Lounge: What's the term/concept for not-objecting-over-time...

Hear our Milwaukee teachers-No more poverty wages-mic check!

Austin adopts coyote plan limiting lethal response to aggressive ones--Gov. Perry Disappointed

The Wilson grand jury will reconvene Monday, no decision yet

PM to forward bill allowing state to revoke residency of terrorists (families)

Worldwide retreat of glaciers confirmed in unprecedented detail

Truth in satire disguise

Windows. Can we count them?

How the New York Times Tries to Marginalize the Left

What do I do to fix this?


Federal Reserve Admits To Keeping Bankers Out Of Jail

The house lights just went down

How would you answer this 1st grade test question. Explain your reasoning.

Get Disentangled! Houses of Worship Must Learn That Caesar's Coins Came With Controls

Politics End In Halifax As Democratic and GOP Senators Seek Common Ground on National Security

nude photo

A Quick Spin Around the Big Dipper

Everything goes against CU. >>

It's amazing what addiction to prescription drugs can do to someone's life.

5 Ways The President’s Plan On Immigration Helps LGBT Immigrants

why some choose not to get married

Anyone else here love New-Mex or Den-Mex style mexican food?

I'm happy to support DU!

Some good news. Trickle Down Economics is a Hoax....

Washington in the 80s,

Does anyone have any experence with primary arms red dot sights.

Should Churches Be Taxed?

TV in Italy question

this place looks fun...or at least they have a sense of humor

The Men Who Killed Kennedy...

Man shot, killed by Centenary College officer

Where was Bush 1, he said he doesn't remember but....

Be on the lookout for Squee

'Biden, Get Out': Protesters Heckle VP In Turkey


Exclusive: Cornered But Unbound By Nuclear Pact, Israel Reconsiders Military Action Against Iran

Crap, I thought this was a real story about Ted Cruz

Lavrov Accuses West Of Seeking 'Regime Change' In Russia

Madagascar has had 40 people killed by the plague since August. You catch it from rodents and fleas

U.S. plans to arm Iraq's Sunni tribesmen with AK-47s, RPGs, mortars

Pope Francis to raffle off gifts, give proceeds to those in need

Protectors of Burnaby Mountain vs. Kinder Morgan: Dozens Arrested as Inspiring Pipeline Protest Grow

Kucinich: Weary Nation 'Must Not Cede to Forces of Destruction'


Group hosts may no longer be active members

Alive Inside...if you haven't seen story of music and Alzheimers here is an intro

George W. Bush Is Getting A Texas Elementary School Named After Him

Jordanian Parliament Holds Moment of Silence – for Synagogue Terrorists

Why did we lose?

"Man Arrested in Bizarre Naked Rampage at Boston Airport"

"Winnie the Pooh banned in Poland over ‘dubious sexuality’"

Juan Cole: Top 5 Ways Obama Punked the GOP on Immigration; and the 2016 Campaign

Minnesota man gets six months in jail for shooting gay couple with BB gun

i am drunk at an unreasonably early hour and out of booze

Red eye

some amazing facts about elephants

the proper way to eat pumpkin pie

Seth Rogen: Some Comics Decrying PC Mob Forget They ‘Have to Be Funny’

The horrible Epidemic America now faces

Back in 1976...

Same As It Ever Was: The GOP's Post-Election Plans for Social Security and Medicare

Increase in median income since 2000: Britain 20% - Canada 20% - US 0.3%

Sometimes people are amazing.

International news vs. domestic news

This Is What's Happening In Mexico Right Now

If anyone's interested in what's going on in Oregon City...

Michael Brown’s mother may face felony armed robbery charges: report

New Republic: Sherrod Brown Should Challenge Hillary

Snowdenwald Fizzle: Germany to drop probe into US spying on Merkel

Kitties take to the, er, catwalk

Cops Shoot Boy, 12, Carrying 'Airsoft' Toy in Cleveland

37 homes collapse, dozens injured in Japan quake

Would the Emancipation Proclamation qualify as an Executive Order?

Floods, roof collapses feared in aftermath of NY blizzard

Ready for Hillary: Any day now

Cops: Naked suspect assaults man, 84, at airport

Seen on a car this morning

The Smithsonian puts Bush as 100 Most Significant Americans - but Obama nowhere listed.

Kirk Cameron Ministers To Gay People In 'Deeper Understanding' Montage Video

Thelonious Monk

Native Americans eye huge South Dakota wind energy project-Sioux Nation wants to focus on renewable

Iran nuclear talks may be extended as U.S. sees 'big gaps'

Smoking flank steaks`

paco the talking Chihuahua ... "i love you"

Photo of the Day

Why are spelling, spacing or grammar errors added to news articles that adversely portray China?

dogs & cats meeting for the first time

Does anyone have any beef stew secrets?

9-1-1 caller says gun held by Cleveland 12-year-old shot by police was 'probably fake'

Labor is the Curse of the Living Classes.

Escobar: Washington Plays Russian Roulette

All Americans, including the rich, would be better off if top tax rates went back to Eisenhower-era

rollin wong: chick chick (will have you saying: wft?)

Marion Barry dies; 4-term D.C. mayor the most powerful local politician of his generation

Bighorn Sheep Escapes Los Angeles Zoo, Dies After Car Strikes It

November 23

UK- New Security Bill will force online service providers to keep log of users' activity

Amnesty international in Ferguson!

Ohio: 'Heartbeat bill' restricting abortion clears committee, headed to full House for debate

Is this cool or frightening?

Chemicals That May Be Hurting Our Children: Neurobehavioural effects of developmental toxicity

The Banality of Islamic State

Hashtags and Holy War: Islamic State Tweets Its Way to Success

Ancient Egyptian Handbook of Spells Deciphered

After 53 years, a mother confesses: 'I killed that baby'

Isis in Iraq: The trauma of the last six months has overwhelmed the remaining Christians

Transgender woman dies suddenly, presented at funeral in open casket as a man

Microsoft turns to robotic security guards to watch for trouble

The gas-guzzling Hummer makes a comeback as fuel prices plunge

Hopeful "Democratic" Presidential Candidate Jim Webb Sucks on Climate Change

Walmart Is Holding Food Drives Again to Urge Workers to Help Feed Their Co-Workers

'Suicide' ruling in North Carolina teen's death challenged in new review of case

Why are Occupy Democracy protesters staging another occupation in London?

Hey Sanders supporters. He will only run as a DEMOCRAT. Whaddaya think of that?

Bill Cosby’s legacy, recast: Accusers speak in detail about sexual-assault allegations

6 Off-the-Wall Right-Wing Moments this Week—Celebs Who Like to Lecture Rape Accusers

Our Government Has Become a Clearing House for Big Money

Palindromic Place Names

Bernie Sanders, U.S. senator, rock star

Texas Approves Disputed History Texts for Schools, Moses a Founding Father?

George W’s New Gig: Cold Cash for Hot Air

N.J. police force earned 500-plus hours of overtime guarding empty hospital for Ebola quarantine

Do I have to go to a Verizon store to get a new phone battery, or can you

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Hello In Dare Edition

Intimate Portraits Of People In Debt Shed Light On A Hidden American Crisis {IMAGES}

SC didn't get beat by the Bruins

reincarnation must be true

Mobile DU suggestion for lengthy OPs

EFF.ORG: When the Time Comes We'll Need to Step Up the Fight Against TPP's Secret, Anti User Agenda

San Diego jury awards woman $186 million in bias case against AutoZone

Jack Johnson files for bankruptcy thanks to parents’ loans against contract

How a teacher explained privilege to his class

Climate Change Threatens to Strip the Identity of Glacier National Park

George Pee Bush wins Texas election

The Democrats Prayer

Marion Barry, 4-Term D.C. Mayor, Dead At 78

Warren Miller Films

I think the Ferguson "verdict" has been reached, BUT

New mystery arises from iconic Iwo Jima image (added 1 paragraph at bottom)

Buffalo residents urged to prepare for flooding

Attack on Titan TV Anime Gets 2nd Season in 2016

SF man stabbed 9 times after defending his girlfriend from Cat Caller

In the fishing kayak business....

A Question about Fox News.

8 Things You Can Do to Help Get Money Out of Politics

Netanyahu's cabinet approves controversial bill enshrining Israel as 'Jewish nation-state'

VA Gov. McAuliffe to former Sen. Puckett: "Rot in hell;" "I hope you sleep easy tonight, buddy"

Would You Guess There Are Fewer Amish Today? You'd Be So Wrong

Man goes undercover in a Christian gay conversion therapy program... it gets scary...

Get Up Close And Personal With This Impossibly Intricate Buddhist Sand Mandala

Earthquake in Irving, TX

Hillary Clinton supporters gather to talk 2016 strategy-Hillary Clinton Room Post

Davis Cup (spoiler)

Bogus Journal Accepts Profanity-Laced Anti-Spam Paper

City unions resistant to restructured pension plan (Omaha Steve's pension)

Top Vatican prosecutor failed to report abuser

City unions resistant to restructured pension plan (Omaha Steve's pension)

I have a question, Floridians -- Spouse and i are thinking of buying a house in Florida

City unions resistant to restructured pension plan (Omaha Steve's pension)

Terrible sleep night... strange dreams... not on any drugs or anything

Plague outbreak kills 40 people in Madagascar

You have to give the HRC supporters their due..

Ready for Hillary: Any day now-Hillary Clinton Room Post

Watch Canadian Hockey Fans Help Finish the U.S. National Anthem After the Singer’s Mic Fails

The 50-Year-Old One Dimensional Man

Woman given $1 million hospital bill... for giving birth... insurance denied claim

US air strikes in Syria driving anti-Assad groups to support Isis

Former NBC Employee Corroborates Some Of The Cosby Allegations

Random Internet Images that desperately need captions/context

OK, Liz Warren isn't an ideal candidate for President in 2016.

Everyone interested in CT involving 11/22/63 should read this article:

Police officer testifies before Garner grand jury

Nurse in Kansas City area appears to be a serial rapist,

Meet Henrietta Vinton Davis, a remarkable woman, who died on this date in 1941.

The 800 pound gorilla in the GD Forum

Paul Krugman destroys arguments against Obama’s immigration plan

Without Truth & Dissent Love of Country is Moot | Philip A. Farruggio

Just in time: IMPORTANT PSA!

Dark Age America: The Hoard of the Nibelungs | John Michael Greer

Suicide blast at Afghan volleyball game kills 50: official

Bhopal: 30 Years of Struggle and Survival | Mickey Z.

'Boko Haram' kills 48 Nigerian fishermen near Chad

Crystal Palace 3 - Liverpool 1

Video shows Stockton teacher dragging student

The Emperor Has Clothes.....

I cant believe some of the

Talk of a Third Intifada: Where to from Here, Palestine? | Ramzy Baroud

I Like Laughter - Official Trailer (will put tears in your eyes)

The Walking Dead 5.7 "Crossed" (spoiler alert)

Friendly reminder to ignore Salvation Army bell ringers this year....

The Instability Express | James Howard Kunstler

Toon: If the Kents had been "patriots".

Facts, Values, and Dark Beer | John Michael Greer

Energy in Australia: Peak oil, solar power and Asia's economic growth

Texas Approves Disputed History Texts for Schools

Mellenials being screwed by powers-that-be in USA and Britain.

Texas Approves Disputed History Texts for Schools

Damn Liberal Media...

Best Image Yet of Europa


Science Fiction Writer Ursula K. Le Guin Movingly Warns Against the Dangers of Capitalism

Russian website hacking into private baby-monitoring webcams and rebroadcasting.

in defense of weeds.

Lewis Hamilton claims Formula One Championship

WATCH: Decoding the Media | Mickey Z.

Quidditch to become an Olympic sport?

****WCGreen Update --Sunday November 23, 2014****

Mike Malloy - 26 Crimes Commited By Israel After Ceasefire

Mike Malloy - Kansas Budget Shortfall May Be Twice As Bad

Enrique Peńa Nieto

Climate Change, Evolution: Here's Why We Disagree

Mike Malloy - Mary Landrieu: You Are History

Turkey ass Pop-up

Worst disease outbreaks in history (slides)

Republicans, it's time to govern!

"Even Da Vinci couldn't paint you and Stephen Hawking can't explain you...

Abraham Lincoln used an executive order to pass Emancipation Proclamation

Bomber 'kills 45' at Afghan volleyball match

Any know about employment laws?

Support request for anti gerrymandering petition

Putin says he's not President for life; he'll step down no later than.... 2024

Jindal seen as liability for GOP candidate Cassidy

The current events propaganda TV channels are craving violence in Ferguson as

Executive orders issued by George W Bush Jr

Graham: House Benghazi report is ‘full of crap’

I'm curious about the age demographics in this Group - please vote!

Fox host mocks Ted Cruz’s new govt. shutdown: ‘It didn’t work very well with Obamacare, sir’

Ferguson Actions planned for after verdict - some day of, some day after

12-year-old boy shot by Cleveland police has died

Robert Reich's FaceBook page

Funny yolks

Fuck Republicans: Michigan Edition

Little Nemo In Religion Land

Mike Malloy - United Morons Of America Angry At Obama Over Immigration Reform

Mike Malloy - Racist Pigs Want To Celebrate Confederate Month In Mississippi

Every time you hear "Benghazi" you are really hearing "We are scared to death of Hillary Clinton."

We're a two-car family again.

Your Ferguson Grand Jury prediction?

Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dead at 78

Suffer Little Children (Krugman)

Way Around The Immigration Problem (Sun Sentinel cartoon)

by Robert Reich

Gabby Giffords completes 11-mile bike ride

Chess (November 23): Magnus retains World Title

Latin America applauds Obama's immigration plan

NEWS: Sanders to Vote No on Treasury Nominee

Tallahassee man who killed deputy had made threats

Breaking on GEMSNBComcast

'Hottest year' record likely for 2014 after warmest October

Mike Malloy - Christian Faith Healers Have Killed 12 Children Since 2011

Another WINDOW pic,

If they are Hungry:

LAKOFF: In Politics, Progressives Need to Frame Their Values

First ever photograph of a PaydayLender

Sen. Lindsey Graham: GOP-led Benghazi report is 'full of crap'

Let’s Stop Calling New Atheism, “Atheism,” and Start Calling it What it is: Anti-Theism

Exploring The Religious Naturalist Option

I believe that the MSM regularly conducts verbal lynchings of famous Black men

The Fog of Empire | Philip A. Farruggio

6 New Catholic Saints at a Glance

An 'Invaluable' letter that inspired 'On The Road' author Jack Kerouac has been found

From an Era of Refugee Millions, Only Palestinians Remain

Is it acceptable to refer to Lindsay Graham as "Miss Lindsay?"

Three Ferguson Residents Share What It's Like in Their Hometown

"A future Republican president could order that collection of corporate taxes not be enforced".

So Detroit was gutted and its communities destroyed so

Sustainable Keystone XL

"Northern Ireland: DUP to introduce bill to exempt religious people from equality laws"

"Mario producer: Toad ‘doesn’t have a gender’"

Romney advocating nation wide Romneycare

SNL opening skit on Immigration didn't make sense and wasn't funny.

Bishop of Rochester, England: lesbians raising children will lead to "delinquency"

Change the Frame, capture the Narrative (useful read)

Michael Eric Dyson and Giuliani Argue Over Violence in Black Communities

The Best-Selling, Billion-Dollar Pills Tested on Homeless People

ice tsunami in mn. 2013 damages homes in 15 minutes. amazing video

26 Pictures Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence...

Carol Schwartz wrote this about Marion Barry's passing:

Emails show GOP consultants' 'almost paranoid' mission to circumvent Fla.'s gerrymandering ban

R.I.P. Ken ("Masahiro" from "Black Rain") Takakura, known as "The Clint Eastwood Of Japan"

GOP senator says investigation into Benghazi attack on diplomatic facility is 'full of crap'

Firestone and the Warlord

Stephen Colbert and Steve Carell sing the National Anthem:

I have a wireless router (Cisco) I have a laptop (low end ASUS)

AP NCAA Football Poll 11/23/14 - minor shuffling

***PSA*** If you forget something you've said a friendly DUer will remind you:

The Nation: How to Win Like Elizabeth Warren A field guide for the Democratic Party (op-ed)

So It's my 30th Wedding Anniversary Today

Cops in Ferguson Thumb Noses at Court Order, Arrest Credentialed Journalist

So Jian Ghomeshi and Bill Cosby walked into a bar

Innocents abroad in Deva, Romania...

Do Not Evangelize" list?

Indian Country: Saginaw Chippewa Appeals NLRB Pro-Union Ruling!!!

Indian Country: Saginaw Chippewa Appeals NLRB Pro-Union Ruling!!!

Ooops! Turns out women are (sexist) pigs, too. And they're completely blind to it.

Breaking ranks, Livni, Lapid say they won't support Jewish nation-state bill

Indian Country: Saginaw Chippewa Appeals NLRB Pro-Union Ruling!!!

Jimmy Carter Hands John McCain His Ass

UK police: up to 5 terror plots foiled this year

What's up with the White English Speaking World?

Did Marion Barry ever get around to supporting marriage equality?

Israeli Cabinet Backs Controversial Nationality Bill

Football - football in the Bahamas?

Here...!0 worst Ranked States in Education..

YouTube video purports to have caught Darren Wilson indictment story

Cosby - Count is up to 16

The Horrific Sand Creek Massacre Will Be Forgotten No More

Were you a child during WW2 or early post-war years?

Partners in Crime: The Continental Capitalist Offensive and the Killing Fields of Mexico

Ralph Lincoln

Partners in Crime: The Continental Capitalist Offensive and the Killing Fields of Mexico


Union officials make $211M deal to settle labor contract for school cleaners

House Republicans have once again rigged the rules -- to pass a permanent corporate tax giveaway

Nevada GOPer Resigns As Speaker Over Controversial Columns On Race

Millions of Ladybugs Converge in Oakland Redwoods

Hello! I'm new here.

Capitol Dome

The Curious Case of the Sea Lion That Couldn’t Catch His Breath (UPDATED)

Bringing Apartheid Through The Back Door (repost after locked out of Good Reads)

This is so cute, I can't stand it. (A tiny Hamster Thanksgiving)

Israel's Destruction Of Attackers' Homes: 'Illegal, Deplorable, Counter-Productive' (repost)

SF Board passes "sensible schedule" law for workers.

SF Board of Supervisors elect new President.

Number of Ultra High Net Worth individuals ($30 million+) spikes

Eziest Boycott in the World: Koch Bros Products

Same Shit, Different Decade.

Russian Craft Sends New Crew Members to Space Station

Soon, very soon...

Man Going To Trust Society’s Determination That He Deserves His Privilege (The Onion)

So, all theists are either adherents of evil cults, or they're moving the goal posts?

Regin, new computer spying bug, discovered by Symantec

Microsoft turns to robot guards to protect its Silicon Valley campus

Israeli Cabinet Moves To Define Israel As Jewish

NYPD beat man bloody after he allegedly jumps turnstile

Evacuation Plans Readied As Buffalo Flooding Looms

LOFL!!! via Horsey.

Pride March in Bangalore, India

Thanks Industrialized agriculure-Des Moines Struggling With Nitrates in Water

Is Religion A Consolation Worth Having?

Obama: Americans Want 'New Car Smell' In 2016

The GOP Fear-a-Day Calendar...

Meth lab

Edward Snowden Receives Stuttgart Peace Prize 2014

Not our world

orphaned otter pup gets bath & bottle

Netanyahu: Recognition of Palestine's Statehood by France Would Be Reckless

Imagine that Cosby had 500 victims instead of 16.

The Fox News Terminology Conversion Chart

Someone having fun with Photoshop...

Pro-Birth is NOT Pro-Life

Nevada GOPer Resigns As Speaker Over Controversial Columns On Race

Maybe they don't want us to vote...

DPR to Lay Claims Over Whole Donetsk Region's Territory: Deputy PM

What's for Dinner, Sun., Nov. 23, 2014

Do you think opiate pain medications should be outlawed for noncancer sufferers as in chronic pain?

I thought Bluetooth was a physical object.

In Moreauville, Louisiana, family fights to keep dog

Norfolk Wing Nut Doctor hates President Obama so much that he hangs a Nazi flag

45-Year-Old Dolphin Recovering from Cancer Forced to Perform in Aquatic Park

Hillary's Nightmare? A Democratic Party That Realizes Its Soul Lies With Elizabeth Warren

What would California do for some of that melting snow

The Most Gentle Pit Bull Rescue You’ll Ever See

Impeachment (cartoon)

What if Hillary decides not to run?

Grand Jury Indicts Newly Elected Ohio Tea Party Representative On Three Felony Counts

This Major Power Company Just Committed To Cut Its Emissions In Half

Puppies Lose Mother, Cat Adopts Them (with photo)

How Public Power Can Defeat Plutocrats