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Archives: December 13, 2014

Rectal feeding is rape – but don’t expect the CIA to admit it

Dad Faces 20 Years for Cheating Harvard Financial Aid

Lawsuit Settled Involving Ferguson Officer Who Allegedly Choked, Hog-Tied A 12-Year-Old

Koterba toon: Remember Gage the sheep in the Christmas sweater story? (belongs in LOLcats?)

Watch a bird fly off with an in-play ball at the Australian PGA

‘Selma’ Director Calls Sony Emails ‘Sickening and Sad’

BREAKING NEWS-- Officer shoots and kills suspect in knife attack in Poplar Bluff MO.

They Matter. All Black Lives Matter.

BREAKING NEWS-- Officer shoots and kills juvenile suspect in knife attack in Poplar Bluff MO.

Torture report pits senator vs CIA chief yet again

Those damn anti theft tabs on CDs, Blu-Rays, Games, etc

7 Gleaming Jewels Of Anti-Environmental Policy Bullshit In The Big Spending Bill

I am officially done with school.

Anyone notice the price of oil has collapsed

Senators Speak Out On The Torture Report

Scott Stapp said he was told by the CIA to kill the President

Struggling To Live On $1/Day? Exxon And Peabody Want To Be Your New BFFs!!!

Tiny water district to seize PG&E power lines, transformers

An analysis of the FULL text of the President's 8/1/14 statement about the torture report

Total Cloud Inversion Grand Canyon National Park

Europe, get ready for war!

No Charges For Cop Caught Punching Handcuffed Woman In The Face

IMHO, today is the anniversary when our democracy died...

Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek: Live! Blu-ray

What kind of party would you have if you invited all of your contacts from Facebook?

Elizabeth Warren just dropped an A-Bomb on the senate floor. Watch TV.

America can't handle the truth – about Guantánamo, torture or a man now free from both

Angela Jolie has chicken pox! No, really.

Attention Protesters: That Over-Zealous Agitator Might Be A Cop (VIDEO)

Surprise! The GOP Closed the Gender Gap

I'm so glad I'm overwhelmed with work this week.

Is Your Belligerent RW Neighbor a "Swatting Prankster"? You'd better hope not.

"Supreme Court Justice Scalia: The Constitution Doesn't Prohibit Torture"

Oakland Police Infiltrating Demonstrations?

Disgusting

"NYT Reporter Won’t Have to Reveal Source"

We have found our 2016 candidate

Wealth gap widens between whites and minorities

Former Obama Aides Urging Elizabeth Warren To Run For President In 2016

Time to call bank and stores - cancel if they are Citygroup

Tea Partiers Protest At White House: 'Hang The Lying Kenyan Traitor'

WOW.....Native American reservations now free to legalize marijuana

Tim Tebow Foundation opens a (children's orthpedic) hospital in the Philippines

Theists say the darndest things.

It's time for Scalia to resign, check into a nursing home and call it a day.

"Pastor" Steven Anderson is a white supremacist and anti-Semite.

Shocking New Reveals From Sony Hack: J. Law, Pitt, Clooney, and Star Wars (also Obama and Hillary)

Just Wrote to My Senators - Have you Done So Yet?

Report: 12 Navy sailors now implicated in sub shower scandal

Friday Talking Points (330) -- How Bad Laws Get Made

count down to vacation

Gov. Declares Chick-fil-A Defeat 'A Win for Vermont'

Lima climate summit extended as poor countries demand more from rich

Cross Talk: United States of Torture (Amy Goodman)

Grave Dancing

Sen. Sessions (R=Ala) not voting for bill

Shout and Shoot: The American Police State

Poll: As Republicans take aim at Obama environment agenda, their base is not so sure

A few fractals for a Friday evening (dialup warning)

Longtime Delta employee, labor activist Kip Hedges fired

Israeli government attempts to shut down Nakba film festival in Tel Aviv

Brazilian man says he killed dozens of women in Rio de Janeiro region

My "WTF?" of the day...

I just heard something that makes me madder than hell!

john powell: KPFA Evening Dialogue - A History of Race and Power

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF! American Horror Show! & a new Kitteh gif

Oh boy. Rachel Maddow is throwing money around.

Rachel reenacting Citigroup like a bank . . .

Richmond cops slam chief for holding 'Black lives matter' sign

As US media awake to a ‘nightmare’ Israel, NYT brings Blumenthal in from the cold

The Horrifying Reason Why Your Fruit Is Unblemished

I think a lot of us are tired of the Kool-Aid

What is so great about the budget vote, especially in the Senate, it will show just which Democrats

Tornado Rips Rooftops, Downs Trees in South LA (Los Angeles!)

Life Insurers Use State Laws to Avoid as Much as $100 Billion in U.S. Taxes

Inventor of Internet Tells Putin Web Is ‘Not a CIA Creation’

A Strange New Gene Pool of Animals Is Brewing in the Arctic

Google says NYET! to Putin, pulls techies out of Russia – report

Crumpsall, England: man dead after injury while breaking into law office

How Hillary Clinton can save America (& the Democratic Party)

Just out of curiosity

Orlando police warming up to body cameras

Dolls of The Dead

Sen. Elizabeth Warren blasts bankers: ‘Dodd-Frank isn’t perfect. It should have broken you into piec

NLRB Issues Final Rule to Modernize Representation-Case Procedures

Forget Hydrogen Cars, and Buy a Hybrid

Parable of the Polygons (A playable -game- post on the shape of society)

Energy Secretary Moniz Announces Formation of Nuclear Energy Tribal Working Group

Self defense of?

So, what do those Ferguson protesters want, anyway?

Anderson Cooper was pretty delighted to find out a slave killed his ancestor with a farm hoe

Devastating Oil Spill Threatens Rare Dolphins and Bengal Tigers

Hillary with a 30 point lead!!!!!!!!

The Trans-Pacific Partnership: The biggest threat we face

Anyone know who were the people who added these derivative bailouts in the budget bill? I think

ABUSED Homeless dog transformation. A happy ending story that will warm your heart (tissue)

Amazing woman rescues starving kittens from Walmart - You won't believe what she named them

Warren County Votes to Become Right To Work County

Canadian Navy Bans Alcohol

Warren County Votes to Become Right To Work County

Warren County Votes to Become Right To Work County

Oil Freefall Gives Dow Worst Week Since 2011; VIX Jumps

Could someone explain why those 4000 votes on the GMO initiative weren't counted?

National Grid set to build 19 solar power facilities in Mass.

Obama may not be able to salvage Obamacare if the Supreme Court invalidates its tax credits.

Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Adams paid less than male costars in American Hustle

I just watched an Atlas V missile lauch

Wales to institute Dylan Thomas Day

A Palestinian move for UN membership makes waves in Israel and America

Native Americans challenge construction of Mojave Desert solar plant

gratuitous kitteh pic - just lounging about edition

Facebook Torture

Do any Los Angeles users know and recommend a good and honest mac guy? (or gal)

Ya'alon: Settlement construction will continue in spite of US pressure to stop

Guest Lineups For The Sunday News Shows

New Learning, Neurons, and Dendrites

Montana GOP official could face lawsuit after stealing name of women's group for endorsement

Birthday in Jersey!

In Talks With Netanyahu, Europeans, Kerry Seeks To Avert UN Crisis Over Israel-Palestinians

Congress Falls Short On Bid To Update Freedom Of Information Law Despite Bipartisan Support

"ISIS: Enslaving, having sex with 'unbelieving' women, girls is OK"

Council Member Lorie Zapf Suspends Staffer After Comments

Canadian women get better, shorter treatment for breast cancer than American women

Well good

Michele Bachmann's wacky Moses rant

God's Own Warden

Hurray For The Riff Raff at American Songbook

Yikes this group needs some jazzing.

The torture defense begins and ends with the credibility of Bush and Cheney

The Daily Show Holiday Spectacular

Indonesia landslide kills 8 people; 100 missing

who's got a good pork green chili recipe?

Ohio Legislature goes down to the wire on measure to reform redistricting

White House: Senate ISIS measure too 'limiting'

Maureen Dowd Denies Sending Amy Pascal's Hubby Column In Advance

A new take on Murder Ballads - "The Body Electric" by Hurray for the Riff Raff

Flights disrupted after computer failure at UK control centre

Nobel winner tells US to drop books — not bombs — on Islamic State jihadists

The President Come 2017 Will Be A White Male

Refusing to Take Sides, NPR Takes Sides With Torture Deniers

"If we are the richest country in the world . . .

Happy Bill of Rights Day to All on Monday, December 15, 2014!

Torn between going to see "Exodus" and the Bollywood remake of "Action Jackson"

Pretty White House Decorations / Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever

Con-Way drivers in Miami vote to join Teamsters Union

RW Christians Have Ulterior Motive. Captive Audience When Providing For The Poor.

Senate breaks without vote on $1.1 trillion spending bill

On the occasion of my grandson Eddie's first birthday, I give you

Photo of the Day

Warren CAN Win!

Section 309 of H. R. 4681 just solidified NSA data collection and no one noticed.

Out of the closet

You've been doing it wrong

Day Of Resistance a National Call To Action

Day Of Resistance a National Call To Action

Dino on the school board changing science textbooks

Complicity all around

Are ACA-compliant plans sold outside the exchanges eligible for subsidies eventually?

Two weeks before Christmas and all through The House....a budget was burning...

Former New Beginnings homeless shelter residents decry 'pits of hell'

UPDATE: Minecraft modpacks

North Texas congressman Joe Barton: College Football Playoff needs to expand, 'will fail every year'

Feds: NY lawyer told of Ponzi ruse in suicide note

Ammon Bundy, son of Cliven Bundy, coming to Olympia tomorrow for "I Will Not Comply" rally

Ex-Guantanamo prisoners stroll streets of Uruguay

Ex-Guantanamo prisoners stroll streets of Uruguay

Season's Greetings to all of the members of the Barack Obama Group.

Cat Breaks Into Fish Store - Video

Difference(s) between Skepticism and Denialism

When John McCain

Daily Holidays - December 13

Bloomberg: Ferguson to Increase Police Ticketing to Close City’s Budget Gap

Hunger, Homelessness on the Rise in Cities Nationwide: Report

Elizabeth Warren: "I am not running for president." Um, does it get any clearer? See link:

Something I regret about my final semester in school.

Navy Demonstrates its new LASER GUN! OMG!

Navy Shipboard Lasers for Surface, Air, and Missile Defense: Background and Issues for Congress

Tornado' Strikes in South Los Angeles (RAW FOOTAGE) Middle Of A Tornado

Off-Duty Black Police Officer Racially Profiled, Assaulted By Group Of Cops (VIDEO)

Fried chicken biscuits (recipe and pictures)

The 7 Worst Things That Happened This Week: Cheney Unapologetic After Torture Report

5 Reasons People Are So Wrong About 'Black-on-Black Crime'

How the Koch Brothers Are Trying to Brainwash America's Kids

Oil Spill In Bangladesh Wildlife Sanctuary Threatens Rare Dolphins

Senate confirms ambassadorships

President's Signing Statement (re: Guantanamo) 12/26/13...

Senator Vitter(R) reaches across the aisle to join Elizabeth's fight ag Wall Street influence

Support the Troops

Naked Science - Super Volcanoes

Looking for that perfect xmas gift? Buy yr loved one their very own drone.

The War Over the US Government’s Unreleased Torture Pictures

We Just Witnessed the Most Important Day in Politics All Year

Two American Soldiers Killed in Afghanistan Attack: Official

Democrats who voted 'YES' have received twice as much $$ from finance industry as the ‘NO’ voters

Omaha library director's new job a 'great opportunity,' but he says Nebraska's gay rights stance...

Omaha library director's new job a 'great opportunity,' but he says Nebraska's gay rights stance...

Weekly Address: Giving Thanks for Our Troops

The rise of Bernie Sanders, Sherrod Brown, and Maria Cantwell.

The Speech That Could Make Elizabeth Warren the Next President of the United States

Washington, DC Olympics Bid Video Features Extremist Bigot/Wacko Newt Gingrich?!?

Former NFLPA Head Troy Vincent Blasts Union for Ignoring Domestic Abuse Victims

Hey look ev'rybody, It's Jebbie Time

"Enough is enough!" E.W.

Russia reaches out to Europe's far-right parties

Happy 12-13-14, everyone! (kind of like a Sesame Street counting game day!)

Protesters of police killings to march on DC

A Little Bird Wakes Up Her Cat BFF

Best way to surprise hubs with a trip to MX (in Feb.) on Christmas?

The evangelical giftwrapping of Islamophobia marches on

MIA food workers threaten strike to protest concessionaire

The Politics of Anti-gay Persecution: Gambia, Egypt, Jamaica, Russia, with a helping hand from US

Call To Arms - Sen Warren is fighting for the Populist Movement. We must support her.

I love the idea of Sanders or Warren as President

Weekend Toon roundup 1- Torture, American Style

Weekend Toon Roundup 2- The rest

Corruption Is Now Officially Legal in the U.S., ''But Must Be Done Right''

Noam Chomsky: The U.S. Declares Itself to Be the World’s Leading Terror State and Is Proud of It

White voices dominate Bay Area protests of racial inequality

Suspect arrested after bomb threats made to 5 area high schools via Twitter

Truthdig’s Books of the Year: Part One

Since I have been voting...I have seen Reagan

Of course most of the people who tortured for the CIA are patriots. So what?

Did you Know???

Convicted With No Evidence by an All-White Jury, Black Community Leader Faces Life in Prison

Coup for museum or bad taste? Display of UT sniper’s gun raises ire

Nice Purse

Can a New "Progressive ALEC" Advance Effective Police Reform Through Municipal Governments?

Ex-schools chief: Suit over retirement benefits is about principle, not money!!!

If you thought 2014 was a zany laugh riot, just wait for 2015.

Americans, Belgians Mark Bulge Anniversary

From Washingtoon's charge to the Northern Expeditionary Force, Sept. 14, 1775

The Chris Christie Crime Digest.....

Men are Idiots and Do Stupid Things

NY Times op-ed: Abundance without Attachment

Christmas Layaway Angel Pays Off $20,000 in Layaways

What George Washington Thought of Torture

“WE LIVE IN A COUNTRY FULL OF RACISM, BUT NO RACISTS; RAPE, BUT NO RAPISTS.”

Study confirms it-men are idiots

David Sirota: Charter Schools May Be Re-Segregating America’s Education System

Now THIS Christmas special I want to see!

So when do Hillary Supporters think Hillary will and should announce? Hillary Clinton Room post

Are Men Idiots Who Do Stupid Things? Study Says Yes

Describe this in one word....

"Pastor" Steven Anderson is a vicious anti-Semite, and liar.

Michael Hayden Defends 'Rectal Rehydration' as a 'medical procedure'

Detroit M-1 Rail: Moving Forward Together

House Votes to Sell Sacred Apache Lands to International Mining Corporation

Are ACA-compliant plans sold outside the exchanges eligible for subsidies eventually?

Although rarely discussed here, Chicago has a huge problem

Go Navy-Beat Army

Trayvon Martin's mom: Whites don't understand

How to cook shrimp the awesome Japanese way, using a shrimp cannon

Big police brutality protest in NYC today 2pm (article is from yesterday)

How Elizabeth Warren Led "The Great Swaps Rebellion of 2014"--what the Repubs Can Expect in January

Even English professors are getting it...

1940s: The secret behavior of movie-goers

Rose Cochran, wife of Mississippi Senator, dies

Non Sequitur toon: "A sound immigration policy"

Russian ideology: there is no truth

Dark Matter Signal May Have Been Found In Mysterious X-Ray Data

U.S. Drug war

Jihadi attacks - the data behind November's 5,000 deaths

Why would the President support letting big banks back into the derivatives business ??

Renzo!

NYT: "After Ethics Panel Shutdown, Loopholes Live on in Albany"

Little Pennsylvania communities get big weapons from U.S. military surplus

Nearly 1 in 4 Detainees Kidnapped and Tortured by CIA Did Nothing At All

Dick Cheney is a pussy.

How Elizabeth Warren Led "The Great Swaps Rebellion of 2014"--what the Repubs Can Expect in January

'Hundreds' more UK troops to be sent to Iraq

We Did This To Ourselves...

"If there was no US prison in Iraq, there would be no ISIS. The prison was a factory. It made us”

Peru claims Greenpeace damaged ancient Nazca Lines

Pakistan: 'honor killings' and the struggle for women's rights

Bernie Sanders: The U.S. is in a race to the bottom....

Global oil demand to slow despite price rout

Senate now coming to order

That one little detail...

Hillary Clinton Tells Wall Street She Believes Anti-Wall Street Rhetoric ‘Foolish’

Texas is Promoting a War Criminal for President of University of Texas System

Mexico Faces Growing Gap Between Political Class and Calls for Change

Face It, We Loved Watching Torture

How the US is kicking its oil habit

Leaked Emails Reveal MPAA Plans To Pay Elected Officials To Attack Google

Hillary Clinton begins weighing details of a 2016 bid, with a spring announcement likely -HRC Room

"Hang the lying Kenyan traitor!"

Parents of Sandy Hook victims planning lawsuit against gunmaker Bushmaster

Religious Right’s Latest Lunacy: Change the Constitution to Eliminate ‘Myth’ of Trans People

More on why increasing H1B visas for scarce STEM jobs makes no sense.

List of documents we the people demand to see.

Religion In The Comics - 004

Men Do The Dumbest Things, According To Science

Paul Krugman warns severe austerity measures are pushing countries to brink of fascism

Dutch marriage proposal sees crane smash IJsselstein house

Bird Man? The Michael Keaton flick

NYC

Modesto Police Department Correspondence with Predictive Policing Company PredPol, Inc.

Now republicans are holding things up

LIVE RADIO NOW: The police killing of David Hooks, a White brother must be covered as well.

I wonder if the chews are BAKED?

President Obama Takes Over the Colbert Report

Spy messages could finally solve mystery of UN chief’s death crash (Dag Hammarskjöld)

Doctors: Rectal Rehydration Is Not A Medical Procedure (but we mustn't be sanctimonious, right?)

Someone in France gets the internet

Why 'Discrepancies' In Rolling Stone Rape Story Don't Mean 'Jackie' Is Lying

Sunday Assembly: a congregation without God

The DU of yore would have been all over this

Venezuela’s Got $21 Billion. And Owes $21 Billion

The most recommendations {524} on DU for any OP:

Denver the Guilty Dog strikes again!

The Vanishing Male Worker (Does This Just Apply to Men?!)

Apple — and Italy — can borrow money more cheaply than Uncle Sam

The sick motivation behind the religious right’s Obamacare sabotage

"Angry Progressives to Dems on Budget Deal: 'We Will Remember This Betrayal'"

NYC police union launches campaign to keep mayor away from funerals

Massive volcanic eruptions set the stage for dinosaurs’ demise

Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church faces possible ban 25 years after legalization

PUBLICITY: - NY Times Questions Big Bank Fines Being Lame Game.

Does this postal chairman's lobbying history pose a conflict of interest?

Islamic State storms town in western Iraq, kills 19 police: officials

Missouri prosecutor releases more evidence from Ferguson shooting

Protesters converge in DC for march against police killings

Amid Details on Torture, Data on 26 Who Were Held in Error

radio station wbai is covering live the NYC March

Luxembourg judge brings theft and trade secrecy charges

Post your favorite song about a sinking paddleboat !!!

Inside The Collapse Of The New Republic

Top IS (ISIS) Twitter propagandist arrested after investigation

Notre Dame Women's BBall Players Wear "I Can't Breathe Shirts"

Cops scan social media to help assess your ‘threat rating’

Citigroup to Move Headquarters to U.S. Capitol Building /revealed by Andy Borowitz

Post your favorite song about a fuel pump . . .

The p-word, I get it, and I'm a guy

Mark Fiore. Cashing in on public schools.

How to get the torturers.

Request for those reporting a post for abuse, from a regular DU juror

Ring of Fire: CIA Torture Didn't Solve Anything

Over a Decade of Fighting the Government, Military, and Intelligence Agencies on Torture

Wondering what Boehner is doing right now?

Cooking blunders I have made

Boots on the ground in Iraq

This is too big for an avatar, but

Cream of Tartar (found on Facebook)

Med Professionals Who Assist in Torture Must Be Stripped of Their Licenses

What's in a face?

Good Intentions of Detroit Residents Are Tested by Blight (NY Times)

Did anybody notice about today?

The bank swap is just a diversion, gutting the pension law is the real target.

"Protester" Hung by Noose at Berkeley Before #BlackLivesMatter Oakland Million March

The House vote on the spending bill

Putin's New World Order: Khruschev's granddaughter on "A Journey into the Gulag of the Russian Mind"

News BREAK: POGO Finds Smoking Gun of Corruption in Governor Siegelman's Case!

Physicists solve decade-old quantum mechanics problem

Not just a travel, but a journey...

The Satanic Statue Being Made for Oklahoma's Statehouse Is Coming Along Nicely

A Step Toward Artificial Cells, Built from Silicon

if you're on twitter, latest on nyc march: #Millionsmarchnyc

Big Bang May Have Created a Mirror Universe Where Time Runs Backwards

Rescuing a terrified abandoned dog - The transformation will amaze you! Please share. (Holly)

TAIBBI: Democrats Aren't A Real Party-They're A Marketing Phenomenon

Where is the compromise from Republicans in this "compromise" bill?

"They can see that there is hope and things get better."

Florida - 12/18 - Marriage Tele-Town Hall - Answers/Discussions on Gay Marriage in Florida

Spy messages could finally solve mystery of UN chief’s death crash

If we do not pull together on DU, we will fly apart.

On Torture Victims...

"He’s not playing games. He’s being very sincere and honest with folks and..."

The Worst of the Worst of the Torture Report

Is a new iteration of the civil rights movement starting ?

Brunch With Bernie -December 12, 2014

Sudan President Bashir hails 'victory' over ICC (International Criminal Court) charges

Georgia elementary school handing out bibles to children

Over 50,000 marching in New York.

The Suppression of Richard Dawkins

This cartoon is from 1876.

Schools need a religious partner if they want any of Gov. Kasich's student mentorship money

Wait For It...

March In Washington Draws Thousands Of Protesters Demanding Justice For All (Pic Heavy)

I went into the forest… again Part 1

TYT: Russia's Online Troll Army Is Huge, Hilarious & Already Everywhere

Stephen Harper and Aussie PM John Howard give SAME SPEECH

The Koch Brothers’ Governors: Butlers Selling the Public’s Silver

I went into the forest again Part 2

Help! Need assistance in shopping for a six-year-old girl.

The No-Dick Rule

I saw this as an OP in GD

‘Sacred Journeys’ weds new pilgrims to old paths

The Dictator on the virtues of Dictatorships (American Style Democracy)

Who is watching the African Americans on PBS

Senators avert government shutdown, pass temporary spending measure

Sierra Leone bans Christmas and New Year gatherings over Ebola risk

Senate passes bill to fund government through Wednesday while it debates spending bill approved by H

Why America’s middle class is lost

A very good site on Public Debt and Job Creation by president 4 use against RW Bullshit

12/13/14.

Look into my eyes and tell me I do not matter...

A GOP Christmas

Thomas Aquinas on Angels

Bush’s willful ignorance: Why he wanted to know as little about torture as possible (Salon)

In pictures: Plastic pollution around the world--see #2 for sure.....

Remember Jahi McMath?

Come clean on British links to torture, MPs tell US Senate

School ends and the job search begins.

Jetman Dubai

Good Fun With Bad Words: Five Familiar Woman-Specific Slang Terms

China Matters: Debunking America's Scarborough Shoal Dolchstoss Meme

I really love this stuff

The torture report is not the CIA's darkest hour. It's not even close.

Some gentle rain for California, good.....

Sigh

10 minutes ago Speeches about to begin at 1 Police Plaza. Now Nighttime in #nyc

I Grew Up in Guantanamo: Now That You Have Heard My Story, You Cannot Turn Away

A hawk at the flea market

CNN: 'Face-sitting' protest held over UK porn censorship law

Shiite rebels expand territory in Yemeni capital

Effigies of black men found hanging by nooses at UC Berkeley campus

Mexico's search for bodies reveals a history of hidden deaths

Several arrests made at anti-police brutality protest in Houston hours after man shot multiple times

NY Magazine: scenes from nyc march against police brutality

'I Can't Breathe' protest erupts at North Star Mall in San Antonio

It's 12/13/14! n/t

Funds sought for Assange, Snowden, Manning statue

Spain's WikiLeaks-inspired Xnet peaceful guerrilla movement fights graft using technology, courts

GCHQ Follows NSA Into Paranoia -- Just As Julian Assange Predicted

Matt Taibbi Reported Extensively on Wall Street Meltdown and He is Angry Over "Cromnibus Bill"

It appears that Pope Francis didn't really say dogs go to heaven -

What part of medical emergency do cops don't understand?

Now it appears Pope Francis didn't really say dogs to to heaven -

This artist and poet does exist

This Mom Lets Her 4-Year-Old Finish Her Drawings, And The Results Are Hilarious!

Can you add a 'No True Democrat ' button to the formatting line, please?

Costa Rica:Solis Lifts Procedural Labor Reform, Banning Essential Public Service Workers From Striki

Legendary Anchorman Bill Bonds Has Died

Lawrence Livermore National Lab to test plutonium using NIF laser

I'm off to see the Christmas lights.

Hidden Trauma

Japan's PM Shinzo Abe counts on landslide victory in election

Footnote 857

Bragging about my Son, LittleGreedy!!!

My view from the National March Against Police Violence {Pic Heavy}

Grumpy Cat's Astonding Earnings Makes Normal Cats Seem Like Mooching Bums (LOLcats)

Hibakusha groups concerned by Manhattan Project national park planned in U.S.

Bought a few ornamental poinsettias today for gifts. Some side notes on the plant and history -

AP: Arlington, Iowa, couple charged with livestock neglect (horses)

MSU students turn backs on George Will at commencement

Indian police arrest ‘Islamic State jihadi tweeter’

Has Torture Killed More Americans Than it Saved? - by Martin Hellman

AP: Des Moines authorities take charge of mall's 'zoo' animals

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