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Archives: May 22, 2015

The Latest on Waco Shooting: Police Defend Arrests

Brazil Police Find Decapitated Body of Murdered Journalist

If you get a minor cut on a finger, no matter where the cut is...

5-21-15 On this day Labor History the year was 1945 in 2:00

5-21-15 On this day Labor History the year was 1945 in 2:00

5-21-15 On this day Labor History the year was 1945 in 2:00

Florida man in California

LA Firefighter Found Guilty Of Beating Woman Who Was Feeding Stray Cats

Will is back from Stratford. Having some drinks and dinner. Ask us anything.

Bill McKibben to speak at the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign kickoff

Twilight is at a loss. She broke the digital tv box by sitting on it for 7 years. After I

Wait...Wait...Wait Hillary

Gonna have some surgery on my foot next Thursday.

can your dog play chess

Julian Assange May Be Exiled in the Ecuadorian Embassy, But Wikileaks Continues

Federal Court Orders Alabama Probate Judges To Allow Marriage Equality Statewide

Michelle Obama’s knockout response to President Obama’s #GimmeFive challenge

The Revolt of Small Business Republicans

Girl Scouts welcomes transgender girls

Atlantic City union workers find unique way to spotlight casino labor strife

Remember when Ken Starr apologized for all the gates involved in whitewater investigation? It was

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Pomp and Circumstance! & a Lion cubs gif

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Religious Freedumb

Best First Lady EVER!

Bernie's campaign mgr has run 5 presidential campaigns

We are Fucked up in this Country: Rachel Maddow talking about the parents having to pay.

Ah, the joys, and downsides, to alert blacklists



If someone doesn't want Hillary to be POTUS

State department worker accused of ‘sextortion’ arrested in Atlanta

U.S. official in Israel to discuss Mideast nuclear arms ban

Meet Robby Mook - HRC's ACTUAL campaign manager

Trekkies/Trekkers point your eyes here.

Oil Spill in CA (Santa Barbara) -finally someone (Rachel Maddow) is talking about it!

Tonight on Dave - must watch!!!!

‘Red Nose Day’ Creator and Jack Black on the Comedian’s Charitable Trip to Uganda

Biker arrested following Waco shootout posts $1M bond, is released from jail

Hollywood's biggest sets - interesting

Why would Obama go along with this "secrecy" stuff??

I no longer have to worry

British Police Find Jimmy Savile Case Has Spurred Reports of Child Sexual Abuse

I am a GMO. You are a GMO. What is controversial are GEOs - genetically engineered organisms.

I blame Obama

Hillary Clinton's first 2016 rally set for June 13

In Texas, courts turn truancy cases into cash

53 people in 9 states sickened after eating raw tuna

‘Disaster after disaster’ hits Marshall Islands as climate change kicks in

Hillary appoints Pol Pot as chief economic advisor!

Santa Barbara Oil Spill: Pipeline Operator Has Long Record Of Problems

Cleanup Of Oil-Fouled California Beach Could Take Months

I'm dumping Xfinity high speed internet, I can't afford it anymore...

Burundi’s radio silence: Political crisis forces stations off air

Circumcision discussion

NH Senate Votes To End Medicaid Expansion And Leave 40,000 Stranded Without Insurance

Thanks just a big bunch w & Cheney for your war that produed ISIS ..... Palmyra, Syria

Bernie vs Michele Bachmann

Report: Pipeline in Calif. spill operated below capacity

What Fuels the Rocket Man?


Bachmann vs. Bernie

JEB® never was so much a fan of DUBYA®

Conservatives reject latest debate pitch from broadcasters

Kelly Clarkson: I'm a fan of Hillary. She's badass. I don't want just a woman to win...

Reminder to DPW delegates and alternates: Pay your dues by Friday, May 22


Hillary was liberal, Hillary IS Liberal

The Short of TPP

O'Reilly's severe personal problems have long needed 100% of his attention

Take Part: Protect Costa Rica’s Hammerhead Sharks from Poachers E action

Orson Welles speaks to "officer x"

Making It In America: KettlePizza (new product is MADE in the USA)

Biker-Brawl Suspects Only Slightly Outnumber Republican Candidates

Newtown officer wins arbitration on stress claim after Sandy Hook

Antarctic glaciers thinning so fast, it's like a switch was flipped


US stocks notch record as rising oil boosts energy sector

Health Insurers Seek Hefty Rate Boosts

Kansas slaps the poor with damnable law

Things we should know about child molesters. (They are everywhere.)

TCM Schedule for Friday, May 22, 2015 -- Friday Night Spotlight - Orson Welles

TCM Schedule for Saturday, May 23, 2015 -- The Essentials: Memorial Day Marathon

Virginia. Only in Virginia.

Gay rodeo tests tolerance in Arkansas, hotbed of rights fight

The Right and Wrong Questions About the Iraq War

An Oil Spill Killed the Gulf's Dolphins—Are Santa Barbara's Marine Mammals Next?

Gaza unemployment world's highest as 60% of youth find themselves jobless

Police: Suspect arrested in D.C. quadruple homicide

Ten Things an Autistic Adult Wants You to Know

Federal Judge Rules Again That Gay Couples Have Right to Wed in Alabama

Ex-Staffer: ‘I’d Rather Go to Iraq than Work for Carly Fiorina’

Russell the cat comforts animal hospital patients

Wingnut blogosphere trying to call Waco biker gathering a "political meeting".

Posted at the risk of being crucified or banned...

Can't get a cellphone link to work for my cellphone. Weird because I am downtown in a big city.

Prisons for profit

Bakken pipeline agent tries to bribe Iowa landowner with teenage prostitute.

Best of Letterman - Top 10 signs there's trouble at FOX News

More details about the "mistakes" made by Josh Duggar. From Sarah Posner, Religion Dispatches.

Unemployment, discouraged workers, and labor participation in the US

FBI Director Fears ISIS Could Launch Cyber Attack Against U.S.

Exercising outside this summer? Drink twice as much water as you think you need

Israel's New Deputy Foreign Minister: 'This Land Is Ours. All Of It Is Ours'

Best Of Letterman: Top 10 Thoughts Going Through Rob Ford's Head

Teen girl in Oregon counters two guy's anti-LGBT protest

Flashback: Duggars Call LGBT People A Threat To Child Safety; Duggar Resigns From FRC

Need some help figuring out who this guys sounds like...

Weed-Stuffed Dildo Confiscated From Norræna Ferry


Memorial Day. And The Unknown Soldier. And The Known Soldier

3,400 years after her death, scientists track a girl's travels

The Right Baits the Left to Turn Against Hillary Clinton

Best thing Letterman did for America

Obama: Netanyahu's anti-Arab remarks likely to have foreign policy consequences

Argentinian judges reduce rapist's sentence because six-year-old victim "was gay"

Daily Holidays - May 22

Barney Frank would like to ban House of Cards

Study: Gay, bisexual kids bullied more, even at early age

Israel makes it to Eurovision finals for first time in 5 years

Juan Cole: Washington Asks, 'Who Lost Ramadi?' But Washington Never Had Ramadi

Lies, Damned Lies and the Invasion of Iraq

Why We Need to Take Sy Hersh’s bin Laden Bombshell Seriously

Sam Harris vs. Noam Chomsky "The Limits of Discourse" - Harris creeps me the hell out.

Bernie personally calls his 100,000th campaign contributor, and It’s not Wall Street

NSA Planned to Hijack Google App Store to Hack Smartphones

Borowitz: Biker-Brawl Suspects Only Slightly Outnumber Republican Candidates

Six year old blamed for his own rape in Argentina

Robert Reich: Bernie Sanders could save higher education

Open Secrets: Hillary Clinton, Morgan Stanley and TPP: A free trade triumvirate?

Economists Krugman and Sachs were strong supporters of NAFTA. Both oppose the TPP

Grand Prix of Boston set to roll starting in ’16

Israel's new deputy foreign minister: 'This land is ours. All of it is ours'

France to force big supermarkets to give away unsold food to charity

#GOSILENT on Memorial Day at 12:01 PM EDT

Obama equates Israel’s creation to African-Americans gaining right to vote

Funeral Tuesday for fallen Omaha officer Kerrie Orozco

Saudi Arabia attack: Islamic State claims Shia mosque bombing

Hundreds protest Wash. police wounding of 2 unarmed suspects

Who Funds ISIS?

Attempted mass-murder by terrorist obviously not newsworthy because he's christian

As far as I can tell, almost everyone I know supports Bernie and Elizabeth

Go Ireland! Do us proud today!

Is insurgency Afghanistan’s only problem?

Thousands of teachers strike across Washington State

Weapons in Everyone’s Hands… a Quick Recipe for Disaster

Grexit, Brexit, overshadow EU summit in Riga

Monsanto Wants to Move to Switzerland....

Gaza is facing a 'dangerous fiscal crisis'

North Carolina activists win on fracking, might still lose on renewable energy

The Catholic Church’s American downfall: Why its demographic crisis is great news for the country

The surprising links between faith and evolution and climate denial — charted

London homes near Wembley evacuated after WWII bomb is found (link fixed)

Big veggie plant "donation" (meaning giveaway) at the Main Library Parking Lot in Durham

One of earliest known copies of Ten Commandments sees the light of day

Greece submerges as crisis fallout worse than emerging markets

Bernie supporters: is Bernie consistent with most liberals on Israel?

NAACP Accuses Baltimore Police Union of Intimidation

A lot of Republicans who want to be president got their picture taken with a child molester

Cap expense accounts for former U.S. presidents at $200,000 per year, Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst says

Looks like destroying UNESCO heritage sites is more of a war crime

Beau Biden, U.S. vice president's son, hospitalized

Hey John McGramps

Uber's Experimental Cars Spotted on the Streets of Pittsburgh

Funeral Tuesday for fallen Omaha officer Kerrie Orozco

Jessie J ~ Flashlight ~ Who's Laughing Now ~ Domino ~ Do It Like A Dude

Give us a vote: we’ve got most to lose if UK quits


Is ISIS now a nation? It controls half of Syria and a large chunk of Iraq

Friday TOON Roundup 1 - Middle East

Friday TOON Roundup 2 - GOP

Acting lessons from a drunk Chris Pratt

Friday TOON Roundup 3 - The Rest

A good many Republican presidential candidates posed for pictures with a child molester

Sorry, Republicans: Obamacare is getting more and more entrenched

WRKO drops Limbaugh

"Hillary Clinton is Just Plain Wrong on GMOs"

Eiffel Tower closed amid workers' anger about pickpockets

'Totally-Not-Gay Christian Leaders of America' Founded

So Bernie Sanders Does Have A Campaign Manager.

MY GOVERNOR IS A LUNATIC ... pic in Tucson made me smile

Judge Rules Obama Can Keep CIA Torture Report in the Shadows

Cage-free (cartoon)

Can I ask a Memorial Day favor?

Video of white student explaining US crime shows perfectly how cable news keeps racism alive

Have you guys seen this handpainted wall on Broadway in Tucson?

Israel Fears Obama Will Stop Hiding Its Nuclear 'Secret'

Wall Street - Washington's Addict Friend

Massive Clinton-era Internet bug shows pitfalls of Obama's 'backdoor' proposal

Obscure Government Document Shows Elizabeth WARREN Is Right About TPP.

Loretta Lynch: US Will Be ‘Less Safe’ If Congress Doesn’t Reauthorize Patriot Act

The Backwards Brain Bike (and why you shouldn't give up on your conservative relatives!)

Ex-Virginia Lawmaker Vows to Marry the Teenager He Got Pregnant (and Run for Senate)

Your Contribution to the California Drought

A Morgan Stanley wealth manager who had an affair with a client could cost the bank $400 million

Lately people have been looking for information about Bernie's positions.

Lounge TGIF Road Trip!

Godzilla Sues The Godzilla Of Copyright Trolls, Voltage Pictures, For Copyright Infringement

I spent about 3000 rupees (say, $50) on dog toys today. I bring them home and unpack them

Great T-shirt here:

The only possible job field to be around for at least the next 20yrs is.....

So long, JeffR. Keep those DUZYs coming from wherever it is your spirit may soar.

Does the Beltway think the Clintons are amnesiacs?

US stocks open mostly lower; oil price slides

George W. Bush didn't just lie about the Iraq War. What he did was much worse.

Rachel Maddow - Weak oil spill response drives locals to beach clean up

Guys Wax Each Other’s Chests

Atlantic Coast Pipeline continues to raise questions f/ Dominion

why is lying acceptable from both politicians and our government?

DU for Bernie at Act Blue hit THREE goals yesterday & today new goal $1,500 no $1,750 now $2,500!!!

Interstate pipelines to steal from WV

Edward R Murrow Takes on Joseph McCarthy - See it Now episode

OK....great advertising slogans from the past...I'll start.

TPP Could Criminalize Journalism and Whistleblowing

TYT Sanders College plan!

A loving, heartbreaking, brave obituary for a young man by his family

Bridgegate Is Not The End Of The Line...

Is it as simple as "negative vs positive"?


Hillary Clinton’s scripted campaign is starting to make New Hampshire mad

VA must find millions to finish troubled Denver hospital

"20 candidates will run in the GOP primaries, but when the dust settles, only 20 of them will not

Molestor Duggar a problem f/ TPers & TLC (3 articles from PoliticusUSA)

The White House doesn't want to waste all its time blocking racist tweets

How a former Virginia lawmaker made a bad situation even worse, in 1 picture

Elizabeth Warren Bill Requiring Trade Deals Be Made Public Blocked By Republicans

Should a 14 year old be labeled a 'sexual predator'?

Just some kittens yawning

Rachel Maddow - News gods are testing your capacity for outrage

Louis Johnson, Legendary Bassist, Dead at 60

Sitting at the computer...

Here is some current information about the oil spill near Santa Barbara that happened last Tuesday.

Remember Batkid

Jeb Bush decries "intellectual arrogance" by those who embrace climate science.

Paul Krugman: Trade and Trust

MARCH AGAINST MONSANTO World -wide events this weekend

Pic Of The Moment: What Must His Friends Think? "Family Values" Champion Admits To Child Molestation

Unusual weather pattern brings record highs to Barrow

Michael Sam Is Going To The CFL

Fresh Fighting Erupts In East Ukraine, Three Ukrainian Soldiers Killed

Core U.S. Consumer Prices Rose in April by Most in Two Years

China's Steam Trains

Obama Under Pressure to Send U.S. Target Spotters to Iraqi Front

When A Hunter Took Beauty’s Beak, She Had No Hope Of Surviving. This Bald Eagle Might Just Make It!

Facebook stalked by Harper

Mama June Shannon Threatens To Sue TLC If They Don't Cancel '19 Kids And Counting'

'Sex-obsessed' seal sent to girls-only park

'Epic' flooding on Dalton Highway hinders North Slope oil operations

Koterba toon: Omaha Grieves

what is the populist movement creating today in the sanders campaign? inclusive? exclusive?

Person accused of rape by mattress hauling Columbia student had a prior accusation (at least one)

i cannot discuss the populist movement on DU, in GD. they state it is meta, though....

Chuckle for the day

Possible bumper sticker

Prospect of Hillary Clinton-Marco Rubio Matchup Unnerves Democrats

Hey, France - good for you

Alaska fossil of the bizarre 'buzz saw' shark, lost f/29 yrs, goes on display at Alaska SeaLife Ctr

Scott Walker Faulted for Failures of Wisconsin State Agency

Between Jerry Sandusky and Josh Duggar, 'To Catch a Predator" needs a Rick Santorum edition

The Man and the Dog (organ donation PSA)

Ukraine's Right Sector Kidnaps People, Demands Ransom - Amnesty Int'l (sputniknews)

Reporter Stumbles Across ALEC Meeting, Gets Kicked Out Of Hotel

5/22/15: Best of Blog: Obama Takeover Plots; eating disorders treated as demonic; retrain bikers...

‘Boys Are Curious': Meet The Duggar Defenders Using Religion To Excuse Fondling Your Sleeping Sister

The plan of the global financial mafia for Greece confirmed

A prayer for Memorial day and maybe any day

The Mike Huckabee Bubba-ville Family Values Hall of Fame!

Dogs Were Domesticated Between 27,000 And 40,000 Years Ago: Study

The Brownback Disaster

Poor Andrea Mitchell. .

Man holds would-be carjacker at gunpoint until police arrive

‘We Don’t Give A Sh*t About This Or Any Of You': Chris Christie Lays Into Reporters At ‘Off-The-Cloc

Dogs and humans bonded earlier than thought

Offshore wind turbine construction could be putting seals' hearing at risk

David Cameron's father in law offers to adopt a 'Rob Roy' style Scottish accent to stop 'Mugabe-styl

America Is A Liberal Nation: For The First Time Social Liberals Outnumber Conservatives

Jobs plummet in Kansas at worst possible time for Gov. Sam Brownback amid budget crisis

Fugelsang on the Duggars: "Today irony and karma got married."

George W. Bush Did Something Much Worse Than Lie Us Into War

Large Early Turnout As Irish Voters Decide Gay Marriage Initiative

American mutilations of Japanese War Dead

Can I just say without being called a troll or people saying I'm coming to Duggar's defense...

Matt Taibbi: World’s Largest Banks Admit to Massive Global Financial Crimes, But Escape Jail (Again)

TLC has pulled the Duggar marathon (or should I say puke-a-thon) from its schedule

Just a reminder: Friday first hour on Thom Hartmann show is, "Brunch With Bernie".

Pacific ‘blob’ is changing weather patterns

The War In The Shadows


Duggars In The Ditch: Five Offenses And Counting


Keiser Report: 26 Most Terrifying Words

Uber: Disability Laws Don’t Apply to Us

It's all about relationships.

Japanese Company Fills Offices with Cats to Help Employees Unwind and Improve Productivity

Rachel Maddow and the outrages that should make us all mad as hell.

Man Pissed About Overbooked Flight Strips Naked

Pete Rose Requests Reinstatement To MLB

Mom Fights School Policy That Says Girls “Must” Wear T-Shirts at Pool

Saudi Arabia attack: Islamic State claims Shia mosque bombing

Bernie Sanders Says...Hillary Clinton Does

Disabled activists blockade Gov. Abbott’s office

AP's Own Report Undermines Claims Of "Ethics Concerns" Around Nonprofit Exemptions-HRC ROOM

Horrifying Dentist Allegedly Choked Kids, Took Out Teeth for No Reason

Hillary Clinton returns to New Hampshire to focus on small businesses-HRC Room

Why Jim Chanos thinks China could be the next Greece

This week in crazy: let the biker gangs fight ISIS, more..

NY Times: Rigging of Foreign Exchange Market Makes Felons of Top Banks

The robot workforce?

The power of fear - NationalMemo

Will TPP passing, if it does, be used by you know who to BEAT Hillary over the head with?

Teapublicans: Too Rich (or Too Stupid) to Use an ATM?

from Martin O'Malley:

OMG!!! Talk about media bias...

The Party Pooper was an airplane

Scientists Resurrect Bonkers Extinct Frog That Gives Birth Through Its Mouth

9 Times Josh Duggar Lectured People On Family Values Before He Admitted He Was A Child Molester

Across the Great Divide: A Conversation with Joseph Stiglitz

Is that your car, Kent? You know you're not supposed to park that on campus, right?

Mom signs consent for son's circumcision to get out of jail — but now faces new criminal charge

Boots on the Ground

Obama Restates Support of Israel in Synagogue Speech

It's started, the first Duggar family "defender" is at it already, Mike Huckabee.

I must apologize to DUers about the Josh Duggar thing.

Would you commute on a self-balancing unicycle?

As Mountaintop Mining Spreads, Lawmakers Oppose Rule To Protect Streams

Just remember when you are reading stuff about Hillary to read beyond the headline.HRC-ROOM

Peanut butter and jelly socks.

Another case similar to Josh Duggar, only far worse.

They Say “Peace” But It Is Really War


As Mountaintop Mining Spreads, Lawmakers Oppose Rule To Protect Streams

Bernie Sanders: He was right....

As Mountaintop Mining Spreads, Lawmakers Oppose Rule To Protect Streams

Canadian Media Finally Discovers Mass Graves of Indigenous Children

Bernie Sanders: Everyone in this country deserves a minimum standard of living....

The Trans-Pacific Partnership: A Threat To Global Health?

Bernie Sanders: News

TLC Pulls '19 Kids and Counting' in Wake of Josh Duggar Molestation Admission

TLC Pulls '19 Kids and Counting' in Wake of Josh Duggar Molestation Admission

Sold! to the man with $12,400: a pair of Japanese melons

The ugly allegations against hypocrit (and racist) Bill O'Reilly

Police, social services team up in new effort to help the homeless

Articles on domestic abuser Bill O'Reilly's hypocritical, racist screeds

From Belfast to Baltimore Bad Police Tactics Spread. So can Justice.

TLC Pulls '19 Kids and Counting' in Wake of Josh Duggar Molestation Admission

Look at what they're doing to the rhinos!!

What is Bernie going to do about the ME? I heard him today on Thom and i wasnt thrilled

Let's visit KMOD's place!

Hillary Clinton slips; still choice of California Democrats

After outcry, Cuomo reverses email-deletion policy

Exotic Kosher Feast Sickens Some at Manhattan Synagogue

H.H.C. reports possible data breach

Book thief vents rage on laureate's poetry with shotgun

Huckabee backs Josh Duggar, slams those ‘sensationalizing’ molestation allegations

Meet America’s Only Openly Gay Imam

Energy czar: State actively working to shutter Indian Point--Nuclear power plant north of NYC

Anti-Gay Groups Gear Up To Fight A 30-Year-Old Supreme Court Victory Over Racism

California's new water legislation held under top secret status; no one's allowed to know details

Former Staffer: ‘I’d Rather Go To Iraq Than Work For Carly Fiorina Again’

Mike Huckabee: Duggar Family The Victim Of An 'Insensitive Bloodthirst'

Innocent Man Who Spent 40 Years Behind Bars Now Suing Cops for Framing Him

Don’t use autism as an insult – do focus on the real issues impacting the autistic community

Why Is It So Easy for States to Execute the Mentally Ill?

How Black Farmers Are Being Shut Out of the Medical Marijuana Industry

Momentum Builds to Fix Prop. 13

DailyKos - Christiegate: Christie goes on expletive-filled rant in front of large crowd

Woman arrested For Biting Off Pit Bull’s Testicles

Currency Tumbles as Venezuelans Look to Offload Bolivars

Oprah was the one who let the police know about Josh Duggar

Solitary Confinement is a Whole Other Monster Especially for Juvenile Offenders

Ouch: Christie, accused of 'political pornography' by GOP U.S. Senator over Patriot Act remarks

...back when education was for the 99%...

Do you know any capitalists? Think twice before you respond, you may not know even one.

In what order would you rate these songs? "Don't Give Up"

Santa Barbara Oil Spill is a Crime not an accident!

NASA's WISE Spacecraft Discovers Most Luminous Galaxy in Universe

Josh Duggar & Jeb Bush

Author Phyllis Tickle faces death just as she enjoyed life: ‘The dying is my next career’

Fanklin Graham is coming to town...

Here's Hillary Clinton's whole campaign staff:

Who are ‘the least of these’? Scholars say Mother Teresa and others may be wrong

Surprise! Company whose pipeline burst in Santa Barbara has extensive record of safety violations

Jeralean Talley, world's oldest person, will turn 116

Protestants join Catholics in reconsidering the death penalty (COMMENTARY)

Hillary Clinton Says GOP Hopefuls Are Afraid to ‘Stand Up to the Tea Party and Talk Radio’


Holy Shit, the Duggars followed the teachings of a molesting pervert

Before Olbermann, Maddow, Hayes, and MSNBC, there was NBC News Overnight from 1983

Moderate Democrats Get Leadership’s Ear on 2016 Messaging--(New Dems vs. Progressives)

Just felt a quake in Vegas.

A sleeping child---Super Bad---A sleeping child that is your sister---Man that's fucked up!

Camus, the Texas Legislature, and Oberammagau’s Passion Play

Hate group Family Research Council’s Strange Statement On Josh Duggar’s Child Molestation Confession

GOP Chairman: Hillary A 'Natural Cheerleader' For Export-Import Bank

Jim Bakker still at his old tricks...

The Rude Pundit - Things That Are Even Creepier Now That We Know Josh Duggar Molested Minors

Hillary Clinton Unloads on GOP Over Export Bank

Man angry about overbooked flight strips off and throws naked tantrum in middle of the airport for an HOUR!

HRC Room-Remember to fill out your jury blacklists.

Cheaters tarnished our democracy

Bernie on TPP: 'It’s not for raising wages or creating jobs, it is to protect corporate profits'

Six Craziest Arguments Politicians Are Making Against Protecting National Parks And Wildlife

One more before nap time: Formation flight of both of the Shuttle Carrier 747's.

Catholic Priest: Atheism Sucks Because the Godless Don’t Have Cool Hats Like Religious People

Freepers rush to defend Josh Duggar by invoking Bill Clinton's consensual affair, etc

Bryan attorney derides authorities for $1M bond set for clients arrested in Waco, 3 other clubs name

Grand jury returns indictments against all 6 officers in Freddie Gray case

‘We won!’ Watch Ted Cruz brag about defeating a homeless atheist man in court

He Is

Soros sees risk of another world war

The State of Labor: A Conversation (xpost from California group)

New PPP Poll: Hillary Up Big In Washington.

So, was "19 and Counting" actually named after how many kids Josh Duggar molested?

DiD You Feel That?!

Intelligence ...

We use this in Tampa Bay, and I thought the science group would be interested...

After court-martial, this Marine cites religious freedom in her continued legal fight

Old NYC map link.


Beatification Of Oscar Romero Marks Turning Point For Catholic Church

Argentina opens largest cultural center in Latin America

It's not "fondling" - it's sexual assault.

Mike Huckabee's Facebook Fans Tear Him To Shreds For Defending Josh Duggar

Congress: Act to grant veterans free access to our national parks

Earthquake: 5.4 quake strikes near Caliente, Nev.

Another case for single payer health care

So, you think you know how to ride a bike???

Prof. Saida Grundy posted photos of a woman she was jealous of on an adult website

Flashback: Michelle Duggar wins "Mother of Year" award from adulterous conservative values preacher

Warning to Students: Watch What You Tweet

Anyone else also tired of hearing about the Hillary Clinton e-mails?

James Harden, Rockets fumble away chance to steal Game 2 from the Warriors

Powerful. Bernie Sanders sets Rand Paul straight on the right to Healthcare

IMPORTANT – Final Senate Vote on Fast Track Today

Censored Penguins Get Chilly Reception at California Charter School

Could Josh Duggar have also molested his brothers?

Hiilary is for the TPP and then Hillary said "well not sure" then

Veterans Medical Marijuana Amendment Passes in Historic Senate Vote

First Prize: A one-way ticket to the unemployment office

Dolphin deaths in Gulf of Mexico linked to Deepwater Horizon oil spill

SF Giants fan here

JeffR has died.

TLC pulls Duggar show after allegations

KGUN9-Arkansas judge orders reality TV star's record destroyed

Myanmar rescues two migrant boats at Bangladesh border

How the DEA took a young man's life savings without ever charging him with a crime

Olive Garden's menu is about to change

The slaughter of Palmyra's citizens begins:

These Photos of Sea Creatures Soaked by Oil in California Will Break Your Heart

A Record Percentage Of Americans Now Say They're Social Liberals

Is Japan really racist?

KGUN9, Tucson-Reward raised to $6,000 in dog abuse case

D.A.R.E. Doesn't Know the Difference Between Real and Fake News About Marijuana

My mom finally said it clearly...

Watch Michelle Duggar accept Mother of the Year award from adulterous pastor

State to require full environmental review of crude-heating facility

What say we pull this thread out of the DU archives

Just to remind us what we are really fighting.

Why is there a statute of limitations on sex-related crimes?

5.4-Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Eastern Nevada, Including Las Vegas

Seven years later, NY finalizes fracking review

PowerCell Sweden to Supply Fuel Cell System for Low-Energy House in Gothenburg

Hyundai’s Everyday Superheroes: The League of Tucson Fuel Cell Drivers

Scientists destroy another climate denier myth: Rising CO2 levels aren’t good for plants

The Seduction of Splendor: Wedding Feast at Cana by Paolo Veronese

Higher ed billionaire critic helped bankroll American Phoenix group, wants money back

A message for DU...

What's for Dinner, Fri., May 22, 2015

This just in: Sanders is a Socialist!

Is there ANY conservative "family values" loudmouth who isn't some kind of moral hypocrite?

Sex abuse scandals rock far-right fundamentalism. The Duggars, Bill Gothard, Doug Phillips.

OBAMA Loses KRUGMAN On TPP: "As I see it, the big problem here is one of trust."

Brunch with Bernie: May 22, 2015

France to force big supermarkets to give unsold food to charities

A thank you to all dental hygienists

Hillary Clinton Calls Out Republicans For Killing Jobs And Not Standing Up To Tea Party-HRC ROOM

Weekend Economists Volvemos a Puerto Rico May 22-25, 2015

‘Boys are curious': Meet the Duggar defenders using religion to excuse fondling your sleeping sister

Luckovich: Student loan debt

Mike Huckabee's Facebook Fans Tear Him To Shreds For Defending Josh Duggar

TLC Pulls the Dugger Show

A letter from my 5 year old niece. Right out of the mouths of babes!

Mexican official: About 40 dead in shootout in cartel area

Clinton E-mails Show Concern About Image After Benghazi Attacks

Huckabee on child sex: "What he did was evil... (People) excused because they are celebrities."

Cheney Thought al Qaeda was Bluffing

Scott Walker removed as Chairman of the Board of WEDC

Dwayne Johnson Officiates Surprise Wedding

Craziest new species of 2015 (incld dinos)

California accepts drought water deal with Delta farmers

J.K. Rowling Wins Court Battle Over Daily Mail's False Claims

Republican Filibusters Abortion Ban Because He Opposes Rape and Incest Exceptions

Inside the crusade against Colorado’s marijuana laws

Watch: Lawmakers and Koch Lobbyists Caught Red-Handed Writing Bills In Secret Backrooms

Is the Duggar child molestation part of a trend among xian home schoolers?

Jeb is just as stupid as his brother…. and so are all the others.

back in 1973, some of the locals thought a nuke had exploded on the ranch

California TV Stations' Drought Coverage Gave Short Shrift To Climate Change

TPP is in trouble, thanks to public interest

I just found a Museum of Cat Art!

The Duggar Family and the Quiverfull Movement: Why They Are Anything but Harmless

Small oil spills are common. Here's why they matter

For the First Time Ever, Social Conservatives No Longer Outnumber Social Liberals in America

Environmentalists and Tea Party Types Agree. They Don't Like The Export-Import Bank

The Washington Post-Kansas has found the ultimate way to punish the poor

Pflugerville High School Teacher Resigns After Comparing Black Student's Gay Slur to N-Word

Moral of the story

Women4Bernie on Twitter is on FIRE! Ronald Reagan's record on black unemployment better than Barack Obama's?

Kansas Bill Has Potential to Defund Judiciary

Lavrov: Russia Ready To Meet Iraq Demand For Weapons To Fight Terrorism

Judicial Crisis Network’s Push for a Conservative Judiciary

Hear Bernie Sanders' Political Views (Not) Evolve Over The Decades.

Records indicate Scott Walker was copied on letter promising loan to donor

I'm concerned about Hillary. What I know so far, culling actual recent DU posts:

This Is How the Duggars' Homeschooling Curriculum Allegedly Dealt With Sexual Abuse.

Scott Walker Announces, Appointments --- Jim Troupis to Dane County Circuit Court

off the topic a little: Ever see the way Michelle Duggar looks at Jim Bob?

Money is not Free Speech; It is the Opposite of Free Speech. It is Bought Speech. nt

Happy 85th birthday, Harvey Milk!

Make It A Union Made Memorial Day Barbecue

Wisconsin: Joint Finance budgets additional $5M for 500 more prisoners in next two years

Former IMF Chief Economist, Simon Johnson: TPP: This Is Not About Ricardo

President Obama is "Deeply in Touch with the Heart and Spirit of the Jewish People"

Lawyer challenges Monsanto to find inaccuracies in his book exposing GMO risks

Adult dating site investigating breach of user data

10 bizarre baseball rules you won't believe actually existed

Jed York on still-new Levi’s Stadium: ‘It’s not quite a home’


Game of Thrones - the Musical

The Duggar scandal keeps exploding...

Man turns fart recording into symphony, calls it his ‘rectum opus’ (VIDEO)

Carson v Letterman 1986

TRNN: "Five Big Banks Plead Guilty to Rigging Currency Markets and No One Goes to Jail"

"Justice" Roy Moore says only Christians can be happy...

The State Trooper Jim Bob took Josh to for the "Stern Talking" is serving 56 years for Child Porn

Study: Racial pride can help protect young Black and Latino men

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May Photo Finals Are Up

Claims of anti-Asian discrimination at Harvard reveal a long, messy fight over affirmative action

Oops. 40-Year Study Shows Higher CO2 Benefits To Grasslands Canceled Out By Other Factors

Freedom! Karnes CO, TX Well Blowout Forces Up To 20 Families To Evacuate

Gov. John Kasich rescinds union rights for Ohio care workers

Another right wing "family values" child porn fan

Scott Walker and the GOP Turning First Amendment Rights Upside Down

Who Could Have Pre-, No, Actually Worm Resistence To Bt Corn Predicted 20 Yrs Ago Is Here

Anyone surprised there is at least one child molester in the Duggar Religie clan?

20,000 posts! What should I do to celebrate?

Tennessee Hillbilly Proves GOP Abortion Hypocrisy

"Brunch with Bernie:" May 22, 2015--LAYS IT OUT AND TAKES PHONE CALLS

Wal-Mart's push on animal welfare hailed as game changer

Is this a real pic of Scott Walker on Fox??

Great Leonard Pitts, Jr. Column - ObamaCare Foe Gets Spanked

With all the drama about the Duggars I lost Track--What is the latest on Fast Track/TPP?

Anyone know what Faux News is saying about the Duggars?

Agnes, My Saint by Veronica Isa tucuman, Argentina kitty rescue

Scott Walker still thinks Pres. Obama wants to take away your guns.

Study: Racial pride can help protect young Black and Latino men