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Archives: February 16, 2014

Michael Dunn: Mistrial Count 1 - Guilty Counts 2-5

GUILTY on all counts except count 1

MySQL + PHP + Aspirin

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue : 50 Years of Women's Objectification

Look at the contempt on the racist scumbag's face - M$NBC has live coverage

DR Congo massacre may alter international law

Political trivia time: On February 14, 1849?

Anybody familiar with Florida law -

Greenpeace praises Apple for reducing use of conflict minerals

Awwwwww!!!!!

More entarte Kunst (Degenerate Art) stolen by the Nazis during WW2 turns up

Attorney: Doctors say Andrea Yates is ready for group outings

Tomorrow, Sunday February 16th, would have been Jordan Davis' 19th birthday

It's so sad listening to Don Lemon on CNN

Michael Dunn...The GOP's Presidential candidate for 2016

Norwegian mass murderer threatens hunger strike if PS2 not upgraded to PS3

The Nixon Cover-Up You Never Heard About

Jury duty...

Dunn will get 15 years for shooting the SUV

The NSA’s Secret Role in the U.S. Assassination Program

Mayor Castro shows off his golden locks

Aleppo, Yabrud, and the end of the war on Syria

At least the piece of shit will be locked away for the rest of his life!

AP Exclusive: Misconduct forces more soldiers out

Why is this woman smiling again

You know it's easy to be tired of hearing magnanimous comments from parents

Mars Odyssey Orbiter Repositioned to Observe Possible Water Processes on Martian Surface

Angela Corey AGAIN????

Portland University Students Lose Control Of Giant Snowball That Crashes Into Dorm

Scientists Remove 8' Mammoth Tusk From Seattle Construction Site (video at link)

A question my wife keeps muttering under her breath. (about the Dunn/loud music case)

Fla. Man Guilty Of Lesser Counts In Music Shooting

Stupid question from reporter questioning DA in Davis case

A blast from the past...

Corbett's latest death bed conversion - he wants an investigation of large fracker

Top U.S. anti-drug official pledges support for Honduras

A small street sculpture by Isaac Cordal provides an image of the politicians' response to climate c

Just why the fuck do we give aid to Uganda and also promise them aid will not be cut?

The Walking Dead - big spoiler revealed in foreign preview

MSNBC breaking from the Dunn coverage

Okay here is another question. What was the REAL motive behind ALEC pushing Stand Your Ground laws

Police in Guatemala kills himself, 2 colleagues while checking captured drug cargo

Another beautiful video from Dale Hansen!!!

Biohazard and Agnostic Front (music from my teen years)

Time to Hold Duke Energy Accountable for Dangerous Coal Ash Impoundments to Prevent Next Spill

Remember when gungeoneers were happily crowing about 'Castle Laws' and 'SYG?'

Coolest mayor in the country - Part II

Former judge claims 'pubic' typo in Sarah Palin letter led to his lost career

let's have a picture thread...

Aw, someone sent me a heart!

Pia Carusone Statement on Defeat of the Paul Amendment

from my best friend in high school, Here it is, Valentine's Day, 2014

Can you be retried for a crime after a mistrial is declared?

RUN FROM THE CURE: The Rick Simpson Story

Ted Cruz Violates The First Amendment With Anti-Gay Marriage Senate Bill

The Poisonwood Bible

It must be fatiguing

U.S. Olympians adopting stray dogs from Sochi

Blackfish...

Are we born with a moral core? The Baby Lab says 'yes'

The Dunn Trial

Thank you for the heart!

The Flower contrasts a utopian society that freely farms and consumes a pleasure giving flower...

Tried to make a green smoothie. I ended up making green cardamon ice cream. Yummy.

I don't think Michael Dunn is enjoying his Pyrrhic victory.

The Real Welfare Queens.

I am a big believer in not second guessing juries

Saw "The Momuments Men" today. Good film, highly recommend.

"Texas tea partier wants GOP on Cruz control"

“We are saddened and disappointed…"

Corbett Tries to Slash Budget of Del River Basin Comm that resisted allowing fracking

Image: Heart of the Atacama from orbit

Let's be clear...Dunn has STILL NOT faced justice for gunning down an unarmed black teenager

Ugh. George Zimmerman rears his ugly head today too.

Blam!

NASA’s Tea Party Primary

"Gerrymandering: A political abyss"

State Sen. Mike Fair Blocks Evolution From South Carolina Science Standards

Nuclear Weapons Leave Unspeakable Legacy

John Henson -- son of the iconic Jim Henson -- dies of heart attack at 48

A Valentine's Day story you'll never be able to forget

Too cute not to share -- the California grandkids

Cuba opens Int'l Book Fair

"Obamacare Enrollments at 3.3 Million, Nearly Halfway to Goal"

She is Captain America, not Miss America.

This made me cry.

In Syria, a boy holds his baby sister.

I have a confession.

Another possible scenario: death penalty caused the hung jury (EDIT: Nevermind)

DEA Manuals Show Feds Use NSA Spy Data, Train Cops to Construct False Chains of Evidence

"How House Republicans Screwed Their Next Presidential Nominee"

On the subject of rape jokes and how far you feel comedy can go

Have we finally discovered the Amazon's source? Scientists pinpoint its origin - making the river 57

The Lounge phrase of the night is "periwinkle Gremlin". Modify any thread title with it.

Oh no, wolves!

"Cuba poll reflects changing political landscape in Florida"

Welcome to America...

Test of anthrax vaccine in children gets tentative OK

If you have four minutes to spare, please go to video & multimedia -

What's for Dinner ~ Sunday ~ Feb 16th

Dunn hasn't been sentenced yet and still could be pardoned.

This guy asks the same question I had re: Dunn verdict

How do we solve the "Fear" factor for workers?

Fans Give Michael Sam Standing Ovation at Missouri Basketball Game

Hazing Death of Baruch Fraternity Pledge Declared a Homicide

If there was more of a market for seeing men's asses, you would see them.

Missouri bill to create ‘parental warning’ requirement to teach evolution debated

Any one else

On The Killing Of Jordan Davis By Michael Dunn

On The Killing Of Jordan Davis By Michael Dunn

DU seems quiet tonight. Are people watching the Olympics?

Men Communicating...

"We Are Approaching The Economic Singularity"

The Iron Lady

The good news is...

"High cost of an ego trip"

Don’t forget what we lost, too

"GOP Struggles To Sell Message In Big Cities"

Obama: US must rethink water as climate changes

Boycotters of Israel attempt to monopolize a meeting, again

Dear Republicans, Green Eggs and Ham isn't an agenda.

I have absolutely no compassion for Michael Dunn.

Gay Birthday Party Invite Hoax

Dunn: to all the people that say "he will die in prison"

State makes large shark fin bust in San Francisco

The Dutch solution to floods: live with water, don't fight it

'Zionism Unsettled' Presbyterian Study Guide Equates Zionism With Racism, Jewish Critics Say

Homeless SF man killed by train after trying to retrieve only possessions from track.

We Need To Talk About That Insane 'House Of Cards' Moment

Celebrity photographer slams ‘extremist’ Jewish lobby

I care, do you?

Ta-Nehisi Coates: On the Killing of Jordan Davis by Michael Dunn

Live feed, Chacao, Caracas, Venezuela:

Penny Dreadful Trailer

Businessman alleges Canada gave Israeli spy new identity

My Music is Not a Weapon

Maduro suspends bus service in some municipalities:

'In the next generation, US Jews will disappear' (due to intermarriage)

The UN Is Not Happy About An Israeli Detention Facility In The Middle Of The Desert

1.1 million Brazilians petition government to give Edward Snowden asylum

In USC student government, where are the women?

I think we should have a lounge curling team.

Try not to laugh

Inaction by Congress left Onion Creek (Austin) families in harm’s way

Choosing to be objectified as a Sports Illustrated model is progress.

[Secure Communities] Deportation program targets felons but nets those without criminal records

Small Business, Joining a Parade of Outsourcing

Woman made up rape story to cover for missing work, deputies say

Insight by Peggy Noonan

****WCGreen Update -- Saturday February 15, 2014****

townes van zandt - tecumseh valley

Reporters Without Borders releases 2014 Press Freedom Index

PHOTOS: Right-wing activists disrupt Eritrean mourners

Melissa Harris-Perry Welcomes New Addition to Family On Valentine’s Day...

Israeli High Court to hear petition against 'anti-boycott law'

Samuel Bersani - Lolita (Video)

Missouri students 'Stand With Sam' to block Westboro Baptist Church protest

That jury denied justice to Jordan Davis and his family. Be real.

Green space can make people happier for years

For El Supremo: Jerry Jones: NFL team in London has his support, is “very possible”

Hey Flaxbee! Your cat (Sonia) that we adopted from you is teaching our kitten

Wavier jet stream 'may drive weather shift'Pallab Ghosh

Deadman's Curve

GOP, Chamber Of Commerce, And Business Looking To Make Striking Illegal For Even Nonunion Workers.

U.S., China agree to work on climate change

GOP Policy Stances A Death Penalty For Many Americans. Totally Immoral And Un American.

Going through Hell: Belief in a punitive afterlife linked to lower well-being, study finds

The Teflon president in a swimsuit? New Reagan statue planned

Money May Corrupt, but Thinking About Time Can Strengthen Morality

that was close

Britain’s Welfare Queen

GM To Oversee Restoration Of Corvettes Swallowed By Sinkhole

I miss love.

I got a very Southern Valentine:

A Danish Zoo Announced That They Would Not Be Killing A Giraffe

I commend the jurors who stood their ground to convict Dunn of Jordan Davis' murder

A murder can be ruled premeditated even if the amount of time before the killing is short.

Media Manipulation, "I'll be home'' email, and the JP Morgan suspicious death jump

Toon ... A Lot of Americans work Bankers Hours

NM nuclear repository monitored for radiation

Greg Abbott pushes to block disabled Texans’ lawsuits against state

stand your ground

This made me cry. Everyone should see this.

This made me cry. Everyone should see this.

"can't find skilled workers" turns out to be bull

Sunday's Doonesbury- Remembering Fallujah

Twenty-five years after Soviet exit from Afghanistan, Taliban says U.S. will meet same fate

Mob attacks alleged gays in Nigerian capital

Georgia to join NATO Response Force in 2015

Disputed study links fluoride, other chemicals to erosion of child IQs

Syria on track to miss deadline for destroying its chemical weapons

Sports Illustrated - it's worse than you thought:

Kansas Episcopal bishops speak out against doomed anti-LGBT bill

Yall legal eagles, explain like I'm 5 or 10. How come most of the time

Italy overturns 'absurd' drug law equating marijuana and hard drugs

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Anteek Roadshow Edition

North and South Korea reach rare agreement on family reunion event

Princes William and Harry pitch in as Britain continues to fight massive storms

United Nations court to hear genocide dispute between Croatia and Serbia

Committee wants to know Why Port Authority cops pointed stalled motorists toward Fort Lee mayor?

My first time going to the ER in a very long time. I'm terrified of the cost.

Bulgarian cops arrest 120 in nationalist attack on mosque

Your Mind Is On Vacation

Bernie Sanders: Dear Mr. President: Don't Cut Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid

Mosquito problems here to stay

How a gay man helped win the American Revolution and transform the American military forever.

Education commissioner to give OK to virtual school

The Real Problem with US Common Core: It Further Outsources Education

More Solar Workers in US than Coal Miners, and Solar doesn’t Poison Drinking Water

The Secret Operation To Bring Nazi Scientists To America (Audio)

CAR Muslims Risk Ethnic Cleansing: What if Thousands of Christians were forced out of a Muslim Count

How Iraq Vets against War & Peace Groups stopped Senate bid to derail Iran Talks

I know some of us are upset with President Obama

What happens when you text and walk?

The Koch Brothers’ Dark Money Man: How Sean Noble got Rich undermining Democracy

A Prehistoric Family? Looking For Clues In The Mud

I wonder if some of our DUers would be alive

7 Deranged Comments from America's Far-Right This Week—Ted Cruz's Achy Breaky Heart Edition

Beyond the disappointment of Marines: What’s Really going on in Fallujah?

Robert Reich: Why The 3 Biggest Economic Lessons Were Forgotten

Descent into Bigotry: 21st Century Americans increasingly negative toward Muslims, Minorities

Race Inequality in America by Graph, from Crime Sentencing to Income

Shifting The Blame For Sexual Harassment (Or, Damn Those Mysterious Women)

Afghanistan: The USSR left, the US wants to stay

Usurious Returns on Phantom Money: The Credit Card Gravy Train

Humanity's Crisis Is Systemic and Overwhelming—And the Only Way Out Is to Create Bold New Systems

America's "We" Problem

Luckovich: Climate Change, Shlimate Shange!

America’s “We” Problem

'Meet The Press' Shows Us Exactly How Not To Cover Climate Change

Walmart's New Research: A Grandiose and Distorted Self Portrait

The Crushingly Expensive Mistake Killing Your Retirement

Kornacki is UP - with new info re Christie and Bridgegate

Most of Our Men and Women in Uniform are Not Qualified to Serve

Leading Organic Brand, Horizon, Blasted for Betraying Organics

Were Prehistoric Statues Pornographic?

the return of sexism. third wave fail.

Gun sales are plunging

LAST CALL: Joni Mitchell Prints

Recommending a website

Does evolutionary psychology have any problems?

AP story on debt ceiling includes glaring inaccuracies.

In Indonesia, Kerry blasts climate change deniers

What kind of non-profit pays its CEO $44 Million a year?

a scientist is going to 'debate' a member of congress on climate change?

The Adorable Care Act Facebook page

Israel accepted as Pacific Alliance observer state

The United States Has Become a Kleptocracy

Wage slavery and the ACA

Aleppo, Yabrud, and the end of the war on Syria

The Real Paramilitary SWAT Trucks of Orange County

Steve Kornaki: Another Christie childhood friend witnessed traffic surge

Gunman 'in disbelief' over loud-music verdict.

How to Reduce the Deficit the Right Way

I-Pad taking me to old posts on Garden Web

Bahrain: Thousands take to the streets day after anniversary of uprising

"The market" seems to demand women have asses like prepubescent boys

The Arab Spring is not over

NSA Australia allies 'spied on US law firm' in Indonesia row

Usurious Returns on Phantom Money: The Credit Card Gravy Train

Find something to be happy about today (Sunday February 16, 2014)

Hey women

Janis Jopins last interview-- on rejection

When It Comes to Public Services, Government Knows Best

For those pissed off by the SI cover

Jordan Davis Father "We don't accept a law that would allow collateral damage to our family members"

F-35: Looking at most expensive weapons system ever

The matter with Kansas now: The Tea Party, the 1 percent and delusional Democrats

Damn, those Hensons die young.

Hillary and Obama: Can they stand each other?

statute of limitations for violent crime

Wild Discussion Erupts at Raging Homophobic Del. "Sideshow" Bob Marshall's FB Page re: Gay Marriage

Fighting the Affordable Care Act: Hypocrisy in action

Michael Dunn: Just for the record

Should the U.S. be preaching freedom of religion overseas?

'I Insist That The Irrelevance Of Black Life Has Been Drilled Into This Country Since Its Infancy'

The first SI swimsuit cover! How times have changed.

Misconceptions of science and religion found in new study

sometimes Democracy really sucks

Report: Another Christie Ally At GW Bridge For Lane Closures

Today is "Damnit, I need new music" Sunday. - 02/16/2014

Wendy Davis: “Politics is war”

ACA BUMP? - 51% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Obama's job performance.

Sugar, corn syrup industries in bitter court fight

Went to the drug store to buy something. Two years ago it was about $5...now its $9

Challenges to the HHS mandate: a scorecard

Good discussion on SYG and Jordan Davis/Trayvon Martin

standing their ground...

How to Create a Thug

Why American Christians Love Satan

Arab Donald Duck Quacks No More After Anti-Israeli Tweet

Can someone prove to me that dogs are canines?

CWA: Regulators Should Scrutinize Comcast-Time Warner Merger

2014 El Camino Real Derby at GGF (Derby Prep)

Important announcement

Belgian MP does Nazi-style salute, says Zionists funded Holocaust

Activism In My DNA - Danny Schechter on "Reality Asserts Itself" with Paul Jay (1/3

Sniffing Out the Future

One of my former students just committed suicide.

NYT: The Line at the ‘Super PAC’ Trough

Face the Nation ... a short rant

Activism In My DNA - Danny Schechter on "Reality Asserts Itself" with Paul Jay (1/3

Jamaican Bobsled Team Song

If I hadn't bothered to start an OP from the progressive point of view,

Melted Plastic bag on toaster.

DYSTIG?

Hmmmm

Why hasn't the Boxer-Sanders climate bill gotten more attention?

"I Was Born a Rebel" - Code Pink Co-Founder Medea Benjamin on "Reality Asserts Itself" (1/4)

Looks like another RW terrorist organization

Giant Bunny is stripping her way through college...

Stairway To Heaven or Bohemian Rhapsody and why?

David Simon on Our Rigged Political System

The Hell with SI, Here's the Most Desirable

2nd Leaking Pipe At North Carolina Coal Ash Dump

Jet stream shift could prompt harsher winters: scientists

Shhhhh.....

Of Monsters and Men - King And Lionheart

The Atlantic: On the Killing of Jordan Davis by Michael Dunn

Any trademark experts around?

Canadian bobsledder Christopher Spring has a wardrobe malfunction

Here we go again a 15 year old killed in a car with other teens by a 48 year old

Australia says spying 'for the benefit of our friends' - Straits Times

Dunn's neighbor shows what a jackass he really was.

No more football! Hot damn. Looky here:

Harry Reid Petition To Protect Voting Rights!

Thank you bunches for the hearts

Angela Corey: We Are Retrying Michael Dunn For 1st-Degree Murder

My official "I hate Wisconsin winters" thread...

All this talk of Christie giving the Failure Fuhrer love reminds me of a great artist . . .

The Bizarre Case Of A Professor Charged With The Grisly Murder Of Her Rapist *Trigger warning*

GOP Rep.: Climate Change 'Unproven'

VW works council says will pursue labor representation at U.S. plant

A very basic question about "fracking"......

Bob Dylan and the Ethics of Market Fascism

Are the Dem's ready for a Turkey style parliament fight??? I think the GOP will

Man in Kansas bar called "Shot Time" accidentally shoots himself, another patron w/ concealed gun.

Sec. Kerry to present speeches on climate change

Romney: Lewinsky Scandal Has Nothing To Do With Hillary Clinton

"What killed the liberal radio star?" - Answer: Corporate Sponsor Boycott

Popularity of stand-your-ground laws prompting more defendants in Charleston area to claim immunity

Merkel, Hollande to discuss European communication network avoiding U.S. - Reuters

Kill At Will: Stand Your Ground Laws Contribute To 600 Additional Homicides A Year

Kill At Will: Stand Your Ground Laws Contribute To 600 Additional Homicides A Year

Map of Hate Groups in US

Ugandan president condemned after passing anti-gay law

Whites, Blacks, and Apes in the Great Chain of Being

Atty. Gen. Eric Holder reinvigorated to pursue his goals

"5Ways Comcast Takeover could ruin TV and the Internet"

Hansen: Mizzou's Michael Sam, meet Nebraska's gay pioneer

Dallas area home to huge health care frauds

One Year In Forty Sconds

Bombing in Egypt's Sinai kills 3 South Koreans

Kentucky snake handling preacher, reality TV star dead from snake bite

Venezuelan manhunt underway for opposition leader

A bus blew up in the Sinai on the Egyptian side of the border carrying South Koreans to Israel...

Jamie Coots, well-known Middlesboro preacher, dies from snake bite

200 Miners Trapped in Abandoned Gold Mine in South Africa

The Atlantic - - Looking Back: Photos From the First 12 Winter Olympics

A little help here

Brazil Terrorism Laws: No One Is A Terrorist

Daniel Elsberg debates Stewart Baker about Edward Snowden on Democracy Now...

Why Engagement Rings Are a Scam

Shall we ice dance?

Zarif's 'passivity' on Israel and Holocaust ire Iranian lawmakers

LGBT post in GD needs some attention!

Dear Old Man Winter:

How Wolves Change Rivers

What a SI cover honoring women would look like

The Winter Queen

Olympic ice dancing is a triumph for American music

Thought you might want to see what Perfect Effects 8 can do

From LBN: 16. Maybe VW already pays well, and the workers didn't want to pay union dues (n/t)

How A Man Accused Of Threatening His Wife With A Gun Became A Conservative Media Hero

FBI agent's careless goofup led to innocent Muslim Rahinah Ibrahim's addition to no fly list.....

South Carolina policy requiring a fee and permit to feed homeless begins

Design of world's first Thorium based nuclear reactor is ready

Misogyny sucks...Misandry sucks...

Today is Jordan Davis’s birthday. He would’ve turned 19....

NYT: Spying by N.S.A. Ally Entangled U.S. Law Firm

Toon: I told you!

Organic Shmorganic -- Conventional fruits and vegetables are perfectly healthy for kids.

An atheist meets an al-Shabab 'recruiter'

Independent Scotland 'would find it extremely difficult to join EU'

Fact; Whites who shoot blacks: 350% more likely be ruled justified with Stand Your Ground

Surname Ganges can be traced to warship

Man Hoping To Rid Palestine of Jews Calls Israel ‘Racist’

Cat Curling

Amid growing religious tensions, this group walks for peace in Penang

Well, I succeeded in getting you all labeled anti science!

How do you boil water for tea or coffee?

Looks like "60 Minutes" might be good tonight.

Uzbekistan: Tashkent tightens censorship and controls on religious literature

The Tea Party should be Praised......

Jesus At Second Coming: ‘What Are All These Goyim Doing Here?’

Support Gary Peters for Michigan's Senator!

If you do not believe in science, do not click!

McConnell basically admits that Democrats' debt ceiling vote was "to protect the country"

Kundapur: Feast of St Antony’s Relic celebrated with utmost Religious Fervor at Karekatte

Craigslist killer Miranda Barbour: 'I've killed 22 more as part of Satanic cult'

images billboards opposing union in chatanooga

Everything Healthy At The Tobacco-Free CVS

rep marsha blackburn... a member of congress that denies science.

Mizzou students block Westboro Baptist Church's Michael Sam protest

DU Trivia CHALLENGE: One hit wonders who were also actors

Selling Hitler

The green of money.

Olympic level hockey

How to troll Cooking & Baking

Plan Shows Regulatory Agency and Fracking Industry in Cahoots to Promote Drilling in State Parks

The New Blacklisting?

Don't read this summary of PA's investigation of Sandusky, unless you want to get very very angry

Another one is here and ready for work!

Lincoln, Marx and the American Civil War

Woman jailed for failing to return Jennifer Lopez film she rented nine years ago

Is the SI Swimsuit issue demeaning to women?

Sarah Palin 2016?

Just got home from church and am watching Meet the Idiot Press....Chuck Todd

Krugman: Iron Men of Wall Street

The prosecutor delayed justice to Jordan Davis and his family

Macro on the cheap. Macro lenses are expensive, but you don't need to buy one.

I'm as mad as fuck

The Food Stamp Capital of the U.S. is WHITE and REPUBLICAN

Sending my laptop in for repairs. Hopefully, I will see you all next Sunday.

The Koch Brothers Dark Money Man: How Sean Noble Got Rich Undermining Democracy

Come on, fess up.

Appeals court finds Nevada school's uniform policy unconstitutional

Forget for a moment gay marriage how about this pastor?

Pete Seeger Was No Saint

Scott Walker: Big difference between having a beer and smoking marijuana

The story of the Nebraska cowboy who invented ranch dressing (click the link for a great surprise)

Obama Denounces Anti-Homosexuality Bill In Uganda

Feminism, as explained by stock images

Reverse Photoshop

SI Swimsuit aesthetic and Cosmo aesthetic are pretty much the same.

It's Official: SYG is legalized murder

Yay verily I say unto thee

Michael Dunn and the hung jury on 1st degree murder..

The Walking Dead 4.10 "Inmates" (spoiler alert!)

Bill Nye schools Marsha Blackburn on Climate: Stop denying and start leading

Rasmussen, yes Rasmussen, has Obama with a 51% approval rating today

Does anyone else think Ted Cruz looks like Mrs. Doubtfire?

Wal-Mart seeks $100,000 tax cut from Rockland, eyes statewide reductions

Models and Body Types - On DU?

STAR TREK - Predicting the future since 1966

Upstairs neighbor's got the music cranked up extra loud today...

Apprehensive, Many Doctors Shift to Jobs With Salaries

on seeing GWBush on the home page...

Boy, House of Cards is gettng nasty (no spoilers)

Colombia’s inspector general to take over wiretapping investigation

The world's first "green" pizza box?

Is the word "epic" overused in this decade?

Michael Sam gets support from students at Mizzou basketball game.

Today's gospel had an optional "short" version that of course

Photo of our semi-pet frogs outside in their winter home

Colombia’s military discredited further, now accused of embezzlement

Pesticides May Be More Dangerous Than Testing Reveals

Family humor

Chile-Peru border dispute: back on

has anyone else received an "Online Banking Alert Notification" supposedly from Bank of America?

Grr. I would rather stick knitting needles in my ears than listen to Robin William's

Charles Darwin quote...

has anyone else received an item in the mail they didn't order?

Kelly English Fights Against Homophobic TN Senate Bill

Michael Dunn/ Swimsuit Edition

Reviled by Republicans, Ted Cruz is ‘So Hated, He’s Going to Need a Food Taster’

On Facebook? Have you noticed your "other" inbox? (No need to reply - just a PSA)

Idiotic Olympic coverage, part 1 million.

Anyone else watch women's curling this morning ?

Ohio State Senator (R-of course) faces 69 felony counts in church scandal

Brecht Forum - Global Capitalism February Economic Update with Richard Wolff

Stance on Cuba won’t help gubernatorial candidates in elections (Florida)

Crossing Borders and Changing Lives, Lured by Higher State Minimum Wages

Craigslist killer Miranda Barbour: 'I've killed 22 more as part of Satanic cult'

The Russian call of The Shootout

11 arrested for serving human meat at Nigerian hotel restaurant

The moment you realize you forgot to put your glasses on

Reality show snake-handling preacher dies -- of snakebite

Disaster of biblical proportions

US drug policy fuels push for legal pot worldwide

Shouldn't Natural Foods Actually be Natural?

Death, violence at World Cup sites

What is your local Democratic Party doing to develop candidates and drive voter turnout?

The Movement to Boycott the American Studies Association for Boycotting Israel

Complaint filed against Dutch group for ‘Jews control Internet’ article

Did the Gender Wars start when the Hilary Hopefuls came back

Consultants Make Top Dollar to Scrutinize N.C. Medicaid

The Corporate Attack on Clean Food

TYT: He Burned Abortion Clinics, Now He's Groping Girls, But There's A Lesson Here

MSNBC website

Miranda whacked 22 and quit counting, IMO she telling the truth, even if she

Syria Says U.S. Created "Negative Climate" In Geneva

TYT: Press Freedom Ranking - Last Year We Were 32nd, Now It's Far Worse

Why do some people chop crape myrtle trees off at about 6 feet high?

Crossing Borders for Higher State Minimum Wages---how small hourly increases can change lives.

House Dems To Use Longshot Tactic To Force Votes, Tarnish GOP In Midterms

Rand Paul's Laughable Lewinsky Obsession

Who's watching this -Near-Earth Asteroid to Fly By Earth Monday

Gregory Crawford's Weekly Rant! -- Feb. 14, 2014 -- Friday News Dump

The Young Republicans Of 1956

So much for Punxsutawney Phil...

Guatemala: Digging Up the Past

The Iran Nuclear Deal, AIPAC Losses & the Charade Around Iran Being ‘Looming Threat’

Bonobos, like humans, keep time to music

6000 Kilometers of Shame!

I just want to thank the two people who gave me stars.

Why “Clean Eating” is a Myth

How can I find out who took this photograph. I would like to see the whole thing, not

Denmark Outlaws Jewish And Muslim Ritual Slaughter As Of Next Week

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Monday, 17 February 2014

European Boycotts Begin To Bite, Catching Israel's Attention

The Time is Now to Flip a district Nationwide

American Exceptionalism

‘Snake Salvation’ Star Dies After Snake Bites Him and He Refuses Medical Attention

Dunn: If more people ‘arm themselves & kill these___idiots-they might take a hint & change behavior'

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