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Archives: May 29, 2015

What does it say that mild criticism of HRC is met with great vengeance and furious anger?

Postal Service delays closure of processing centers

Chris Hayes has his father in law (Andy Shaw) on to describe the out of the blue

A Special Announcement from Senator Bernie Sanders

Illinois passes historic anti-BDS bill, as Congress mulls similar moves

Did Putin of all people really just go there? Damn right he did...

It's time for "Draw a Cartoon Jesus" in front of some of

Swedish fathers to get third month of paid paternity leave

Christian Science Monitor:

Pro-Choice Protesters to Rally in Paraguay After Child Rape Victim Is Denied Abortion

Most to Least Vulnerable United States Senators running for re-election in 2016.

Rand Paul, Ron Wyden to Introduce 28 Pages Resolution in Senate

What Was the Worst State for Women This Week?

A Special Announcement from Senator Bernie Sanders

Ann Kirkpatrick (AZ-Sen) campaign announcement

Dumb Criminals: Why Yes, That *IS* An AK47 In My Pants

No other candidate in this race has been as strong of an advocate for racial justice as Bernie has

Which candidate do you believe cares more about fighting bigotry and social oppression?

Wisconsin governor: Obama power plant rule 'unworkable'

Politico Writer: 'Some Black Lives Really Don't Matter'

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

So Ted Cruz is asking for help for his state’s disaster..

Republican senators only like federal relief when it benefits their own state

Alabama, U.S. officials to improve women's prison known for sex abuse

Hey DU primary partisans: Grow the hell up

A Populist Balancing Act - Hillary and the GOP Hopefuls

Americans Continue to Shift Left on Key Moral Issues

Remember this?

10 Completely Vile Things Rick Santorum Has Said

Salon: I could’ve been a Duggar wife: I grew up in the same church, and the abuse scandal doesn’t shock me

Media Racism In The Age of Obama

So the person blackmailing Dennis Hastert...

1962. Bernie Sanders. Speaking at a sit-in. Organizing for civil rights.

Obama pursues Democrats on trade in test of his clout on Capitol Hill Sanders threatens Clinton more than made-for-TV O'Malley Read more: http://

The Illinois House just passed historic legislation

The world is coming to an end

Josh Hamilton cheered in return to Texas, doubles in first at-bat

Another Republican crook gets caught


How Low can you go? - Ann Coulter refuses to hug immigration activist

Generational and Time Period Differences in American Adolescents’ Religious Orientation, 1966–2014

’19 Kids and Counting’ Pulled From Hulu

One Morning in Homan Square

With Apologies to Lawrence Ferlinghetti

How many handholds does this really need?

State union pushes bill to blunt lockout, strike threat

Washington subway bans 'issue' ads after request to run Mohammad cartoon

How about it?

Volcano erupts on southern Japanese island

How do you feel about Omar Khadr, child soldier to was in Guantanamo Bay for years?

New York socialite sentenced to 18 years in poisoning autistic son

Grand Isle student captures lightning strike on church steeple (video)

Should power steering be outlawed?

North Carolina governor to veto opt-out bill for officials opposing gay marriage

Have conservatives with a penchant for child molesting set up a GoFundMe for the Duggars yet?

The Brutal Routine In Barstow.

Be sure to catch Lawrence O tonight. He and his guests took on money in politics and it was

What would you do if you ordered General Tso's chicken and it tasted like fish?

University of North Carolina to remove Ku Klux Klan leader's name from building

My friend died Tuesday

Deluge devastates state park system

No comment.

U.S. Army chief says no human error seen in anthrax mishap

Hastert was supposed to be the clean one. Indictment shows rot is the core of Rethugism.

Hillary Clinton's commitment to civil rights

Indiana lawmakers won't study LGBT protections

Federal judge again rules key part of new D.C. gun law unconstitutional

Hey! Dennis Hasert!!

Sir Christopher Lee: "The Bloody Verdict of Verden" Music Video

Could we get a sitewide vitriol meter that, when it reaches a certain point, brings back GD:P? (nt)

Creationist digs up 60 million year old fossil in basement but still says Earth is 6,000 years old

Interesting conversation about Bernie Sanders. The "guy with the fly away hair".

This gave me a chuckle...

Anyone watch "Aquarius?"

Laugh Your Ass Off cuz All Of DU Deserves It... LUCKOVICH

Something for the DU community to consider

North Korean hackers 'could kill'

Pretty good (should be) slogan I heard at a Sanders campaign stop

Groups claim parents of US-born children denied birth certificates (mothers in country illegally)

Swiss cheese hole mystery solved: It's all down to dirt

The 10 Safest Countries to Visit (Link)

Bernie Sanders distances himself from 'dumb' 1972 essay on rape

McCain Urges Military Strikes Against FIFA

Update: Cat Case Not Presented to Grand Jury Wednesday (Vet that shot cat with arrow)

Tom Tomorrow:The Bad Intelligence

Senator Sanders on the issues.

At Dallas forum, GOP presidential hopeful Ben Carson criticizes Obama foreign policy

Pittsburgh authorities indict 15 Chinese in college test-taking scheme

Donna ISD superintendent arrested; accused of bribing police chief

Calgary man: fossils are proof of Noah's flood

Persuade me why Hillary should the democratic candidate without

Persuade me why Bernie should the democratic candidate without

No, Sanders isn't gaining on Clinton, but that doesn't mean he hasn't won

Your adware is completely out of control

Pilot Who Flew The Airplanes That Crashed on 9/11 Speaks Out!

for the love of god, stop telling us what to write...

It would be so cool...

Well, that just shut up a "what about polygamists?!?!" gay marriage opponent

The Real “No-Go Zone” of France: A Forbidden No Man’s Land Poisoned by War

TCM Schedule for Friday, May 29, 2015 -- Friday Night Spotlight - Orson Welles

Redneck Doctor Who?

Seriously, this is mind boggling, will you Americans vote for Hilary?

USDA plans to inject $100 million on ethanol infrastructure: sources

Gun activist calls on Texans to arrest and hang state lawmakers after open carry bill is delayed

Popular Mechanics, Davin Coburn is caught lying about the evidence of 9/11

TCM Schedule for Saturday, May 30, 2015 -- The Essentials: Small Town Justice

as a resident of phoenix, arizona

Been through some rough primary wars here. To me now, though, this one is different.

An Interview with 93-Year-Old National Park Service Ranger Betty Reid Soskin

what feminism has NOT done!

what feminism has NOT done!

Waco - Three more bikers released after bond reduction agreements with DA

Shadowy Web Site Creates Blacklist of Pro-Palestinian Activists

I don't want to emulate Iceland

9/11 Physics Debate 2014 - Dr. Griscom wins. No top physicists support Bush Story of 9/11 (BS911)

To me the primary this year is different from others.

The Greatest Science Fiction Soundtrack Ever!

Anderson Cooper hammers Ariz. man behind anti-Islam rally: Isn’t bringing guns to a mosque violent?

Bolivia captures fugitive former adviser to Peru president

Baltimore Gets Bloodier As Arrests Drop Post-Freddie Gray

This is amazing! Night Landing at LAX ..

How often do people imagine a US President makes a policy decision?

Vladimir Katriuk, among most wanted Nazi criminals, dies at 93

Guatemala’s Legitimacy Crisis Dooms Obama’s Aid Package

Robert S. Wistrich, Scholar of Anti-Semitism, Dies at 70

Paraguay march poised to draw record crowd after 10-year-old denied abortion

One-Time Ecuadorean Revolutionary Premieres Documentary About the Movement

200,000 shark fins seized in Ecuador

200,000 shark fins seized in Ecuador

Mining Executive Arrested over Two Union Deaths in Colombia

THIS WAS MY experience at 16.... Thanks Mom and Dad...

Strictly for fun

Scourge in Anti-Semitism Force Many Turkish Jews to Leave for Spain

One of my favorite places in the world...

Washington farmers are dumping unprofitable apples

A tour of Sardinia, full of discoveries

Jon Stewart ponders the question: 'Bernie Sanders is the 'loon' in this race'?

Chihuahua vs a Great Dane lol

I could’ve been a Duggar wife: I grew up in the same church, and the abuse scandal doesn’t shock me

Palestinians demand: Ban settlement-based soccer teams or face FIFA vote

San Francisco Time Lapse Showcase

Not just the Duggars: Arkansas DHS keeps giving Christian conservatives a pass on child abuse

Daily Holidays - May 29

About the jury system... I love it.

Chris Christie attacks Rand Paul for siding with the terrorists

NOAA Is Using Drones To Track Migrating Gray Whales

China destroys more than 660 kilograms of smuggled ivory

Amazon is Looking for the Perfect Warehouse Worker

Avago to buy Broadcom for $37 billion in biggest-ever chip deal

A True Story About Big Sugar and Political Corruption in South Florida:The Strange Suicide of Art Te

A True Story About Big Sugar and Political Corruption in South Florida:The Strange Suicide of Art Te

Greg Palast and Brad Friedman Expose the Midterm Election Swindle

Tit For Tat Kidnappings Linked To Some Policemen In Mexico

Texas & Alaska Floods: El Nino & Hot Oceans Start a Year of Hellish Weather

GK aims for Cuba as cherry of Latin American potential cake

Peruvian rights Ombudsman calls out Gov't on Indigenous rights

Saudi Arabia Breaks Record for Number of Beheadings In Only 5 Months

Washington’s Two Track Policy to Latin America: Marines to Central America and Diplomats to Cuba's Richard Gage responds to those who opposed the AIA WTC 7 resolution

Violent volcanic eruption on Kuchinoerabu Island; residents ordered to evacuate

WATCH Moment Japan's Mount Shindake Volcano Massive Eruption Kuchinoerabu Island RAW Video May 29

Uber Promotes Subprime Auto Loans to Increase Driver Pool

France passed law making rooftop solar or gardens mandatory on new commercial buildings

Peru: Port workers strike as unrest spreads

NEBR Does capital punishment repeal apply to men on death row? AG says bill's language is unconstitu

Millionaire at 26 with just one deal

12 Australian women have tried to join IS: Police

Taxpayers funding Olympics catches top pols off guard

India heatwave death toll tops 1,800 as officials warn of more to come

Giraffe trophy photo in Guilderland yearbook stirs outrage

Hundreds expected for Mohammed cartoon contest outside Phoenix mosque

Bernie Sanders Campaign Site's 404 Page Is The Most Bernie Sanders Thing Ever

(BPL) Gold coins added to list of missing library loot

Chart: America Is More Liberal Than Politicians Think

How Bernie Sanders Learned to Be a Real Politician

Former Arkansas Trooper: Jim Bob Duggar lying, only told him about one incident with one girl

Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest: This is bad news for John McCain. Seriously

Award-Winning Teacher Fired for Reading an Allen Ginsberg Poem

Union taxi drivers plan anti-Uber demonstration on Strip

Walsh ponders move to delay Everett casino

Thank DOG for the hide and trash feature on DU


Nearly 78,000 Service Members to Begin to Begin Receiving $60 Million (student loan issues)

NOT WHERE I would want to be....

China stocks seesaw, investors jittery after big tumble

Blast outside Saudi Shiite mosque during prayers: witnesses

Response by operator of broken oil pipeline faces scrutiny (SANTA BARBARA, Calif)

McDonalds Response Regarding Sponsorshop of Duggar Show

Santorum: Climate change, flat-Earth believers are alike

Only Greece can end its miserable 'Groundhog Day'

Greece creditors say no deal near as G-7 frustration vented

Muslims Asked About Martyrdom, Religion By US Border Officials At Entry Ports

Religion, Twitter and freedom. A peaceful explosion.

Latest on flooding: EMS rescues 21 from houseboat in Austin

Greece: Chaos in the system for tax declarations

Dennis Hastert is a Democrat. (according to Fox/Yahoo/AP)

Three Jew-hate incidents 'every day' since Paris | The Jewish Chronicle

Greece (again): Regional airport concession deal ‘to be sealed soon’

Sanders: 1972 rape essay was ‘dumb attempt’ at satire

Maybe Hastert was allowed to rise to power because he was compromised

Habitat for Humanity seeks Dodd-Frank relief

Someone Thought A Rap Song About Ted Cruz Was A Good Idea

Senate hopeful Patrick Murphy rolls out Broward endorsements

Pentagon anthrax blunder reveals 'chain of errors' in government lab protocols

Martha’s Vineyard lighthouse’s moved 129ft inland in $3m operation

U.S. says China has placed mobile artillery on reclaimed island

Jon Stewart: is Bernie a loon?

South African rhino gets treated after poacher attack

Vladimir Putin declares all Russian military deaths state secrets

Nearly Half Of World's Saiga (Central Asian Antelope) Dead In Less Than One Month

Nebraska: Threatening calls to lawmakers on death penalty repeal

Costco philosophy about chicken prices: Keep 'em cheap

Jan-Apr 2015 - US Adds 1,900 Megawatts Capacity; 60% Wind, 20% Solar, 2.4% Geothermal Steam

Heb Bush - GOP Should Be "Party Of Science" - Minutes After Denying Warming In Same Speech

Heb Bush - GOP Should Be "Party Of Science" - Minutes After Denying Warming In Same Speech

No relief from India heatwave as death toll reaches 20-year high

OK, Rick, drop that "blue collar, working class" shtick...

Time to dust off THIS photo don't you think?

Merkel to meet Cameron with Germany in a spin over his EU demands

"Is the world more dangerous for kids than it was 30 years ago?"

"Is the world more dangerous for kids than it was 30 years ago?"

Are you thinking what I'm thinking about Dennis Hastert (R)?

Does Bernie Sanders have a middle name?

Swedish fathers to get third month of paid paternity leave

The hate is strong

7.0 magnitude quake strikes offshore Alaska: USGS

05 FBI Translator Sibel Edmonds Overhears Wiretap: "Denny Boy" Hastert-$$$ For Political Favors+info

This Comic Will Forever Change the Way you Look at Privilege

U.S. GDP Fell 0.7% in First Quarter

any camera geniuses here please?

Hey... Mr. Sanders made the front page of NY Times today.

Putin the Poisoner

Oneida Tribe legalizing same-sex marriage

a recent essay

Bill Moyers: The Challenge of Journalism Is to Survive in the Pressure Cooker of Plutocracy

Russia's army of online "trolls" at front line of campaign to shape opinion at home, in West

Gay Student Lays the Smack Down with Awesome Yearbook Quote...

So juxtaposed decided on his own to throw seeds of dissention in the Photography group

Guess which story got the higher billing at FoxNews? Bernie Sanders'

Letterman and Hastert

UN nuke agency report shows Iran probe essentially stalled

Friday TOON Roundup 1 - Shocking! Corruption!

Friday TOON Roundup 2 - GOP

Access to Iran's Military Sites Religiously Banned: Cleric

The Right has hijacked Congress and State Houses. Now it’s coming for the cities,

Friday TOON Roundup 3 - The Rest (warning graphic Mr. Fish Toon)

Seriously, don't participate in the really silly threads in DU. Let them sink.

With Sleep Training One Can Become Less Racist, Sexist: Study

Gay Hotelier Who Hosted Ted Cruz Made a Campaign Donation, Too

Best scientific assessment, without man-made impact earth would be gradually cooling now.

Rachel Maddow - Putin critic latest of many to suffer untimely calamity

Rachel Maddow - Surprise indictment wrenches former Speaker Hastert from obscurity

Great Barrier Reef spared 'in danger' listing - for now

At Least 1,300 Dead Across India As Temps Rise As High As 118F

May 2015 Now Wettest Month Ever Recorded In Texas - Would Take 2 Years Drought To Erase Month's Gain

Paul Krugman- The Insecure American

Difficult to prove racism even when it's explicit. (Supreme Court case)

Welcome to the Red State HIV Epidemic

Breaking Up the NSA

So the new National Quinnipiac poll was published yesterday

The original writer of 'Not good enough, Bernie' that was made into an OP & posted two

Cross post from GD new poll

Sanders Wrote About Rape Fantasies as "satire".

The French far-right is jealous of the English far-right getting to vote on leaving the EU.

Whoops! A creationist museum supporter stumbled upon a major fossil find.

Democrats buck Obama on water rule

In U.S., Waistlines Keep Expanding

Armed bikers draw cartoons of Muhammad at an Arizona mosque. What could go wrong?

Dan Savage critiques Santorum's announcement for the Presidential bid - Dark, Funny, NSFW

2,400-year-old ‘bongs’ used by kings to smoke cannabis and opium are dug up in Russia

ISIS 'destroys' famous lion god statue in captured Syrian city of Palmyra

PFAW's top 5 rwnj of wk: Walker, Duggars, Huckabee, Rubio

This Comic Will Forever Change the Way You Look at Privilege

Banker jumps to his death from luxury apartment

Council ‘accidentally’ plants marijuana in city centre flowerbeds

New word

Social Control and the Tube | Bernie Sanders Op-Ed, 1979

Human Flesh-Craving Squirrels Are Attacking MTA Workers

Blue laws

Trade: Warren pushes on anti-slavery; Rep Levin concerned abt drug patents and prices

Leaders of ultra-Orthodox Jewish group in London threaten to ban women from driving

These Chimps Helped Us Find a Hepatitis Vaccine. Now They've Been Left to Die

Question about Trap-Neuter-Release programs

Christie flips on Common Core, leaves Jeb Bush by himself

This fascinating chart on faith and climate change denial has been reinforced by new research

FILM REVIEW: 'We Are Many' ( Iraq War )

Dawkins annoying the faithful on Twitter again...

CNN is doing a new documentary...

Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin proves once again that Republicans are not the party

SHE is a Millionaire at age 26, on Just one deal.

ICYMI - from Skinner

Earth's 5th Deadliest Heat Wave in Recorded History Kills 1,826 in India

Day after partially opening it, the army closed the Beitin-Ramallah road.

Comer concedes to Bevin in Kentucky GOP primary

Eminem ASL Version

Conservatives Who Gutted the Voting Rights Act Are Now Challenging ‘One Person, One Vote’


Africa's western black rhino is now officially extinct

Richard Eskow: In Search of the Democratic Soul

Oh my, Bernie dissed on Diane Rehm this am...

What are people thinking when they abandon pets?

McCain Urges Military Strikes Against FIFA

Lacey's kittens: six weeks old

Thank you Skinner! HRC Room

Exploring the 'Nazi Village' of Jamel

Ultracold Experiment Could Solve One of Physics’s Biggest Contradictions

Bernie didn't have a flag lapel pin on when he announced.

EarthSky: 6.7-magnitude earthquake in Alaska May 29

Oh boy, another "Draw Mohammed" contest, this one in Phoenix

American Jews: Living Republican, voting Democratic and not repentant

Rand Paul is on with Tweety today

NTSB: Deficient risk assessment led to grounding of Shell drill rig in Gulf of Alaska


Cuba removed from terrorist list

Senator Sanders On Jobs:

Federal official says continued low oil prices could threaten pipeline

European parliamentary committee endorses TTIP negotiating framework with changes to ISDS.

Michael Sheen: The tyranny of mere wealth is destroying our democracy

Channeling Creative Agression - with undoctored photos

Hillary people, she'll be at Virginia's JJ Day event, details here in case you need them

Alaska LNG pipeline project gets conditional export approval

Appeals court tosses one Pebble mine suit against EPA; arguments begin in another

EPA proposes lowering required amount of ethanol in gas

Guy "predicting" disasters based on a Hollywood movie..

Kung Fury - a 1/2 hr. of laughs

Into the Depths of Anti-Science Hell

Salon: Twitter trolls, your days are numbered (Warning: Very Graphic!)

I was a moderator on DU way back when.

War Hawk Jeb Bush Earned Millions Pimping for Corporations

Gen. Petraeus conviction hasn't cut into his speaking fees.

Ways of real people: Scholars document traditional Yup'ik life by talking to elders who lived it

Op-Ed from Baltimore Sun:

As a newbie, I am curious as to how we all found the DU.

No images of Prophet Muhammad — or any issue ads — will run on D.C. transit

Obama toured Catholic shrine dear to Miami Cubans

This may be a stupid question.

It's Official...Bernie Sanders' Revolution Goes National

Ian Reisner is not only an asshole, but also a liar

Says all you need to know about FIFA

@npr and @drshow guest this morning portrayed Bernie Sanders as

The First Federal Monument By and For LGBT Veterans

$15 mimimum wage in Tacoma WA

Chuck Todd drops a big hint on Dennis Hastert (R)

I for one can't wait for Rand Paul's campaign commercials

Sainthood for Mission Founder, Serra, Angers Native Groups

Chuckie Todd caught himself just now...

Sainthood for Mission Founder, Serra, Angers Native Groups

Mysterious low-flying plane over Twin Cities raises questions of surveillance

Dennis Hastert's downfall

Watch the FIFA vote live (12:15PM EDT)

Climate change, a factor in Texas floods, largely ignored

On the loss of the workers' party:

O'Malley is better than Hillary Clinton. Here's why.

10 California drought myths debunked

Another round of rain brings more serious flooding in Texas

After BP oil spill, Louisiana tribe’s way of life quickly disappearing

Guessing on the Hastert pot of gold.

U.S. Takes Cuba Off List Of State Sponsors Of Terrorism

Skelos indictment points to medical malpractice firm

After BP oil spill, Louisiana tribe’s way of life quickly disappearing

Cuomo, city at odds over funding for NYCHA

Booze takes a back seat at some Tenderloin corner stores

gratuitous kitteh pic - of course i still love you

Pictures of historic flooding in Austin 19019, 1915, 1935

Old people in prison - consequences of harsh sentencing

from Grace and Tara O'Malley!

Charlie-Charlie: Vatican exorcist warns of 'possession' risk

Jeb Bush’s Favorite Author Rejects Democracy, Says The Hyper-Rich Should Seize Power

Ten Facebook Pages You Need to Stop Sharing From

In Alaska's debate over drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, few ask its closest neighbors

Stewart: If ‘F*ckface von Clownstick’ Trump Runs in 2016, I Might Not Retire

from Grace and Tara O'Malley!

In Alaska's debate over drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, few ask its closest neighbors

Latest Anti-Clinton Fake Scandal Checks 4 Scandal Checkboxes-HRC Room

09/08/41 - 10/26/47

Hillary Appoints Former Junk Food Lobbyist As Head Of Black Outreach

O'Malley's March Annapolis December 2014

Longmont valedictorian silenced over speech disclosing he was gay

FIFA Vote: Sepp Blatter Re-elected after 133-73 vote. Prince Ali Withdraws

Persuade me why Martin should the democratic candidate without

Herd of Elephants Help an Elephant Calf After Collapsing in the Road

Longmont (Colo.) valedictorian silenced over speech disclosing he was gay

California porn stars could soon have to wear protection. Eye protection, that is.

Turkish Daily Accuses Govt. of Sending Arms to Syria Rebels

11 sounds your kids have probably never heard

Moment of zen... The peeps have arrived!

FBI Securities Fraud Chief Takes Revolving Door To Goldman Sachs

Pic Of The Moment: Texas Flooding Explained! (By A Right-Wing Nutjob)

In Arizona, a controversial federal land swap leaves Apaches in the lurch

will he have a both at state conventions. wis is like next week

The most beautiful voice I have ever heard.

California is out of Snow until late Fall/Winer

Animal control called to tame tiger in Grand Rapids. Turns out, it was just a stuffed tiger.

Gee I am so surprised. Another Putin opponent is mysteriously shot or poisoned...

How to notify MIRT about a potential MI, troll

139 New Species Found in Greater Mekong

UPDATE 2-Workers at Tata Steel UK's biggest union vote to strike

Dan Tex just put out a post about something called a GD-P. What is that?

The lake again

Not like "San Andreas," but Los Angeles face real tsunami danger

How much rain has fallen in Texas - 35,000,000,000,000 Gallons

As China Builds Artificial Islands, Reefs, Fish at Risk

AFSCME FB post about Bernie

Anheuser-Busch Halts Beer Production to Provide Water for Texas, Oklahoma Storm Victims

I have decided to NOT run for the presidency

(tonight) Free Speech Loving Islamophobes Invade Phoenix Mosque To Draw Mohammed, Guns

Hillary Clinton Grabs Early Lead In The World Primary

Do you support the idea that if you can hire someone better,

Some race issues and facts relative to Bernie Sanders.

Initiative Aims to End U.S. Supreme Court Justices’ Life Tenure

Girls jut want to have fun.

Quinnipiac's latest national poll. Let's dig in.

Dropping your daughter off at school while Black and pregnant

Interesting Website:

Presidential Candidates Question Supreme Court Decisions 

Plurality of Americans Identify as Pro-Choice for First Time in 7 Years

Clinton: Invest in rural clean energy-HRC Room

The Search Teams are Home! Nepal Deployment summary:

Working Group to Tackle “Broken” Missouri Municipal Courts

Just in case you care - my take on Hastert's indictment

The Republican Hunger Games

Lindsey Graham and the 'gay conspiracy'

Per CNN: Indicted Baltimore Cops:

Sanders outpolls every republican.

House Dem: Left has 'hijacked' party message

Without either house of Congress, What can a new POTUS do?

This week in crazy 5/29/15: God created elec chair, Cruz fkips on FEMA, impeach Hillary, more

When you can't fix it, duck it

Texas flooding caused by "witchcraft and sodomy," not Global Warming?

Time for this again, I see:


Bernie, Hillary or Martin, Oh My.

Question about Uber.

Phyllis Schlafly: 'The Pay Gap, Really, Is Something That Women Like'

The best one ever...21 Signs You Are Obsessed With Hillary Clinton

F.C.C. Chief Seeks Broadband Plan to Aid the Poor

The Supreme Court Could Give The GOP Another 8 Seats In Congress

Sanders: 'It's not about's about you'

The Thundering Failure of the Democrats

You've met Hillarynomics. Now meet left-of-Hillarynomics.

Bernie Sanders Has More Support Than Every 2016 Republican Candidate In New Poll

The Hastert results are in. Come see if you're a winner!

Dennis Hastert made payments to conceal sexual misconduct, sources say

The Clinton legacy: How “tough-on-crime” politics built the world’s largest prison system

Trenton teen dies after being shot by police

Martin O'Malley and the Politics of Moral Duty

Bernie Sanders Drew a Good Crowd in Iowa

"Centrists betrayed the values of the Democratic Party"

Bernie Sanders is so hot right now


Idaho Ag-Gag law written by Dairy Lobbyists

1,000,000+ Saw This Video. Let’s Double That.

Come on Bernie

I learn something new every day and this was a shocker.

Is It Fair To Say That More People Know Who Bernie Is Than They Do Of O'Malley?.....

How to contact sponsors to tell them to stop supporting FIFA, Sepp Blatter, slavery and corruption .

Arguments for TPP don’t make sense

Check out cyberswede's OP on Bernie in Iowa.

Dennis Hastert (R) made payments to conceal sexual misconduct, sources say

WHOA!!! Dash cam of lightning strike right in front of a police car:


Best Political Cartoons of the Week

Boehner haz a new sad.

Lincoln Chafee to announce presidential run on June 3

82-year-old arrested for slashing tires over bingo

if i state women are clintons demographics, am i saying she is a misandrist?

Martin O'Malley Hires Former Director of Hispanic Media for Barack Obama

A few more for the zen crowd.

College Student who stomped on American flag arrested in FL

LA Times: Hastert Charges Stem From Sexual Misconduct Cover-Up (Duh!)

Legislators and corporate lobbyists meet in secret at Georgia resort

Woman calls bullsh*t on pastor’s claims that he raised brother from the dead during church service

What did we do wrong?

Sanders Supporters: See This Thread about His Iowa Turnout!

Gun activist calls on Texans to arrest and hang state lawmakers after open carry bill is delayed

Sen. Nelson pushes to extend Florida drilling ban

Teens are fleeing religion like never before: Massive new study exposes religion’s decline

Florida chooses lone bidder to sort through its school testing problems

Since there are so many GOP candidates, this is the debate format:

New family update - abt 4 wks

Colombia begins clearing landmines

Google Putting Up Millions For Disability Initiative

Martin O'Malley: “a real hero for the immigrant community.”

Dennis Hastert Paid to Hide Sexual Relationship With Student: NBC

Greenwald shills for a pederast...Not really surprised, though

Apple, Google and Facebook Oppose a Freeze on Renewable Energy Targets in N.C.

Washington Preparing for 'Political Intervention' in Latin America

Texas' GOP run Senate votes to kill Renewable Portfolio Stand. which made Texas wind-power leader

It was a student (Hastert)

Bernie Sanders Pledges To End No Child Left Behind, Shut Down For-Profit Prisons

Gun activist calls on Texans to arrest and hang state lawmakers after open carry bill is delayed

Salvadoran President says his visit to Cuba was a success

12 Angry Men (1957) Full Movie available on youtube

Global Migrants Brave Panama’s Vipers, Bats, Bandits to Reach U.S.

Why I'm casting my vote for Senator Clinton

Because of the law suit we just switched from Blue Buffalo to Nature's Variety

Bet you've not heard of THIS Republican Pres. candidate for the 2016 race.

General Motors, Subaru models added to Takata air bag recall

A timely quote--

“You go down the list, Martin O'Malley’s been a progressive’s progressive.”

Monsanto’s Chemical War in Colombia

It was sex: Hassert

Monsanto’s Chemical War in Colombia

Single mom fired E action & verified gofundme (UPDATED from FDL)

Hidden post

Amnesty International Ukraine War Crimes Report Fails the Test

Right-Wingers Claim Texas Flooding Caused Not by Climate Change but Witchcraft and Sodomy

Undeniably, Gun Deaths Up Nationwide

Single mom fired E action & verified gofundme

Rickrolling is sexist, racist and often transphobic in context

Single mom fired E action & verified gofundme

You Don’t Need a Quid Pro Quo to Wind Up in Prison. by Don Siegelman

'Our plan is to proceed with the executions,' Ricketts (R-NEBR) says of 10 men on death row

BuzzFeed: 'Potentially Several Alleged Victims' In Hastert's Past

Evo Morales: Bolivia is not a Refuge for Criminals, Unlike US

Julian Assange on the TPP: Secretive Deal Isn’t About Trade, But Corporate Control-Democracy Now!

Zimmerman shooter must wear monitor

Prosecutor: Man who killed trespasser sought confrontation

Father: Woman shot by sheriff told police it was an accident

Martin OMalley's Entrance into Presidential Race Tomorrow Raises the Bar for All 2016 Candidates

Teen charged as an adult in school bus shooting

MIT cheetah robot lands the running jump

In South Africa, killer of anti-apartheid leader gets parole

'American Sniper' widow Taya Kyle endorses Rick Perry for president

Congress sets hearing on Garland attack and “terrorism gone viral”

I don't get it with Hastert

TxDOT officials to close Loop 12 at IH-30 ‘for several days’; body found in NW Dallas

Kick off the Weekend Friday Night What's for Dinner, May 29

If men had periods, tampon ads would be f*cking badass.

Texas House sends $209B budget that doubles border security spending to Abbott

Hillary Clinton Tweet

Atlanta Falcons linebacker faces animal cruelty charge

Atlanta Falcons linebacker Shembo has been arrested for kicking and killing girlfriend's dog

Anti-Gay Marriage Amendment Dies, Capping ‘Huge Victory’ For LGBT Rights

Hastert "played a lead role" in the impeachment of Bill Clinton in 1999

Some of my many blooming Flowers

Bank of America fined $30M by US for debt collection

South Texas teacher, coach who gave student 2 STDs seeks end to probation

Jindal says he will sign marijuana bills

Ireland is worse than the pagans for legalising gay marriage, says senior cardinal

The good news is the Hastert Rule is dead.

Key West installs rainbow crosswalks for LGBT support

Racially-Tinged Flyers Appear at Irvine Apartment Complex

Nancy Wilson revisits her classic 'Guess Who I Saw Today' in 1994

Needs love in GD

Bill Nye And Amy Schumer Explain What The Universe Is For (NSFW)

At FIFA Meeting, Israeli And Palestinian Delegates Shake Hands

Green Garlic Toast offers a hint of springtime. Video

Texas lawmakers vote to end high school steroids testing

Woman Who Wears Size Zero Gets Liposuction for ‘Pudgy Stomach’

Lebanese held in Cyprus tied to Hezbollah plot to target Jews, Israelis

FEMA begins reviewing Sandy flood insurance claims

Haitian Voodoo Death Bird For Sale

In Jordan, ‘pipeline for peace’ with Israel strikes a nerve

BB King's Daughters Claim He Was Poisoned to Death

'Manhood' Failure: How Many Fox News Men Does It Take to Change a Tire?

I have empathy for Hastert's victim(s). I don't know I feel about Hastert.

Ottawa considering hate charges against those who boycott Israel

He's back!

It's Fox's fault. All of it. Most of the crazies in Congress and dysfunctional gov't. All Fox.

Just returned from a Sanders event

Edward P. Gilligan, American Express Executive, Dies at 55

Just returned from a Sanders event

Apologies on my hidden Gay thread earlier.

Yep; Duggary with the Wrestling Boys in Yorkville.

Ronda Rousey promises 'comeuppance' after Bethe Correia's suicide joke


There is no hope. The Robots are coming

A tune to make you feel good

So, my son builds his first computer. Puts a wifi card in, finds our network,

Teen truthbombs her high school yearbook and wins the internet

Introducing the "Hillometer"

Jade Helm conspiracy theorists are kind of dumb. Who knew?

Roads are melting in India

Atlanta Falcons waive Prince Shembo after charge in girlfriend's dog death

Sarah Haider: Islam and the Necessity of Liberal Critique

Josh Duggar Scheduled To Speak At Liberty U-Sponsored Event

I get a kick thinking about all the Internet sleuths trying to dig up dirt on Bernie.

Three Suspects In Custody In Oklahoma Officer's Shooting

Paris 'Love locks' to be Removed from Bridges

Patriot Act That Dennis Hastert Passed Led To His Indictment

"cannot access this forum" message is mysterious

Goldfish Owner Makes A Cork ‘Wheelchair’ To Help His Sick Fish Swim Upright

It takes a special type of Republican to be Speaker of the House...

Silk Road Founder Ross Ulbricht Sentenced To Life In Prison

Mental Illness Is A Much Bigger Problem For The Poor, New Study Shows

My, my, my. It's been a bad couple weeks to be a right wing Republican...

Bernie Sanders Has More Support Than Every 2016 Republican Candidate In New Poll

This has been a great week for Republican family values.

So, who said Bernie was a racist?

Schools Accused Of Forcing Out Special Education Students

Elk Grove to leave bus service unchanged; proposed light-rail plan unpopular

Have No Sympathy For Hastert. He Was Such A Dick. He Hurt A Lot Of People.

Elk Grove to leave bus service unchanged; proposed light-rail plan unpopular (xpost from CA)

Quiverfull author defends Duggars in unhinged rants: “Should they have skinned Josh alive?"

More Americans now consider themselves pro-choice than pro-life

Chief Justice says Canada attempted ‘cultural genocide’ on aboriginals

Chicago Police Delete 86 Minutes From Security Video Showing Cops Shoot Unarmed Teen

St. Louis County towns continue to treat residents like ATMs

Ann Coulter Claims She Would Ban Overweight Immigrants From Entering The U.S.

My kind of flower bed

Did anyone else just see Chris Matthews interview with Rand Paul?

Weekend Economists Seek Psychic Healing May 29-31, 2015

Facebook community for Bernie

After 15 Years In A Shelter, Sweet Dog Finally Finds A Home

One more reason to loathe the Khardashians

Tonight's shots from around the yard 05/29/15 after a rain and (pic heavy)

Greenwald: Hastert is a victim of over-criminalization

Guess who else is defending Denny Hastert...

Biggest Storm On Earth Hits New Zealand

Massive Google test drone crashes during N.M. test, NTSB reports

Rahm is saddened - Tweety is all Hastert

'Fraud': Conservative Blogger Claims She is Oglala, But Oglala Nation Says She is Not

Manhattanhenge to Be Seen This Weekend.

You know there's a pattern of late, don't you?

In Davis, offering a kid a soda is about to be illegal

Percentage Of Pro-Choice Americans Is Highest Since 2008

Arrested biker files federal suit against city of Waco

U.S. mulls big order for F-35s in 2018