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Archives: February 18, 2012

Marriage Equality Takes Giant Step Forward in Maryland

Darrel Issa’s Latest Circus Slime Show: Agitating the Tea Partied Republican War on Women

Maryland House passes Same sex marriage

IRAN, Follow the money, with Foster Gamble

Dr. Doom’s still gloomy about the U.S. economy

"Where's Your Wild Side?" Photo Contest

Scare Me!

Supreme Court blocks Montana court ruling upholding ban on independent campaign spending

Are Co-ops the Future of Capitalism?

Emotional Wakefield announces his retirement

Weekend Economists Wild, Wild, World Roundup February 17-19, 2012

Need help from the audiophiles here...

Birth Control Debate: New Hampshire Lawmaker Urges Married Couples To Practice Abstinence

Son House - President Kennedy

Santorum: Satan is Systematically Destroying America (audio link, transcript)

Cuba: Gross received more than a half million dollars through his company via DAI / USAID!

$1 for one can of Root Beer.

Professional people simply do not understand the effects of being unemployed

I hate how people treat food workers like crap.

Crowds at L.A. Live greet Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping

If Sherrod Brown wins big in Ohio this year....

PHOTO: "Bye Bye Iraq..."

"Map the Meal Gap" from Feeding America

Frank VanderSloot, billionaire Romney donor, uses threats to silence critics

Video: Did the Stimulus Work?

Dave Grohl clarifies...

Inside story: Tibetan discontent smoulders

You will hear the roar of our engines!

Harry Reid Will Ask Obama To Recess Appoint All Nominees If GOP Delays Continue

Officials: US drones monitoring clashes in Syria

"Coming up on WJLA: Police arrest a suicide bomber just minutes from blowing up the Capitol."

My daughter is taking my out tomorrow. To the roller derby!!

Dog Daze for Romney

(MADISON, Wis) Court: Governor's Appeal For More Time Is Denied

Texas Redistricting-briefing ordered on State AG Plan

Dear Mr President (Thank you for writing us back)

Vicar in a Tutu - Santorum to Mainline Protestants: You Are Satan’s Spawn

Right now at 'Gov. Christ Christie' (already fixed)

Grief without God is a challenge for nonbelievers

Obama Chides Republicans as He Fills Coffers on West Coast

Heartland Institute: Operation Angry Badger (Scott Walker recall)

Virginia Poised To Enact ‘State-Sponsored Rape’ Law

How Obama should fight the ‘war on religion’

Woman claims doctor secretly sterilized her

Romney's Prank: Pink Fingernail Polish & Patent Leather Shoes.

Panel Chosen to Discuss Viagra Distribution

I am enjoying a Frosty.

Washington state anti same-sex civil marriage group caught using fake family photos

Please check out this link.

Ahh, those laid-back Dutch....Not even an armed robbery can disturb a night at the bar.

Rutgers-Eagleton Poll: Obama Continues to Rise in New Jersey...

Andy Borowitz today, on gay marriage

There has got to be a better way.

Can this be the image of the day?

New evidence boosts claim that Hitler had a secret French love child

Coalition of PA. labor unions proposes strategies to save PA $2.3 billion without slashing colleges

frosty freeze's full comment even more insulting than just the "aspirin" segment.

frosty freeze's full comment even more insulting than just the "aspirin" segment

Gasoline was only $1.79 a gallon when Bush left office

If Rick Sanctimonius doesn't fire that hateful, msogynistic piece of shit

Friday Talking Points (198) -- Milbank's Unfunny Puns

Santorum is big labor? Pa. union leaders say 'ridiculous'

Pregnancy is dangerous

Dana Loesch Likens State Enforced Trans-Vaginal Ultrasounds To Intercourse

is it my imagination or is

Heartland Under Fire: from Whistleblower on Tax Status, Climate Scientists on Denier Agenda

Well lookee here. Media Matters wrote a book about Fox. Maybe

God-Man, in "the seeds of discontent" (Tom the Dancing Bug)

The Obama smear campaign explained ;)

Anyone use scroogle scrapper to search? I'm being blocked for some time now...

States attack ‘Obamacare’ with birth control bills

End of the week LOL's (February 17th) - pics

Magic Truffles?

Robert Palmer Fans--The story behind the song "I didn't mean to turn you on"

Did anyone else see/hear this shit?!?!?!?

Vashon Community Solar project

“If Romney cannot win Michigan, we need a new candidate...we’d get killed in the general election."

greetings from -- who is the "unblock" character, anyway?

Montana campaign ruling on hold

Why Sexism and Homophobia are the same fight

It isn't the war on religion, it's the War on Women

Need help from the oenophiles here...

Hey, calling all Decorah Eagle fans!

Easy Now...

Nortel collapse linked to Chinese hackers

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF! Best of Malloy tonight &

In the interest of transparency (a suggestion for a feature, virtually no coding required)

Christians should unite with atheists to defend secularism

Time for Real Time with Bill Maher in less than an Hour - Lineup here

Gubernatorial Candidates Enslee & McKenna release their Jobs Plans

Georgia showing potential for better living.

Chess - MUCH more devious than anyone realized.

The most ineffective incarceration in recorded history:

Mittens kinda, sorta won the Maine caucus.....maybe

MiddleFingerMom's self-applied tattoo:

Why MiddleFingerMom is into wearing high heels again:

MFM was an accomplished all-around athlete... just not a very motivated one.

MFM got carried away on Valentine's Day... well, he didn't propose... he propositioned.

Scientists find no radiation in sick ringed seals

The FL House is on a GOP power drunk this week. Let's hope the Senate prevails.


PHOTOS from the House vote of Maryland's Gay Marriage bill (Dial-Up Warning)

Exclusive: Venezuela ships fuel to war-torn Syria

Arizona GOP candidate on Santorum: ‘I wanted to kick him in the jimmy’

Obama nominates another woman to a major federal bench, GOP may use in their War on Women

Obama May Ditch Most US Nukes

Obama May Ditch Most US Nukes

Obama May Ditch Most US Nukes

I really hate our Senator

About 52-54% of New Jerseyians favor marriage equality

Look, Kitten, I Am Too A Feminist! Fauxminism and Men

Devo's "Something for Everyone" is one of the best albums of the past decade

Whatever you're doing right now, stop.

Nathan Lane was exceptional on Ellen TV today -- nailed it!

All of a sudden I am shedding hair like crazy. It is warm outside. Perhaps this is a spring

Benton Harbor -- Rachel covered the emergency power dickhead tonite

Free Obama 2012 bumperstickers... Lets color America with them

I went to a UU church last Sunday.

I'm amazed that there are those who think Sara Palin still matters

i am now a temporary co-host of this group

$4 gas arrives in California as refinery exports rise 42% from last year

Live streaming a funeral, trashy yes?

Iran Worried U.S. Might Be Building 8,500th Nuclear Weapon

Mr. Flame has died

14 Year Old Tasered by Police at San Diego Middle School

Does anyone have a link to the Issa contraception hearing???

Anyone knowledgeable on Thyroid cancer?

Catholic Bishop says to keep weddings in church

Strontium 90 detected in 10 municipalities in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan

Chinese envoy to meet Syrian leader after U.N. condemnation

Bring Back Paper US Savings Bonds Petition

Kentucky telephone companies pushing for option to end basic service


Teach an online activist course

Three Ways of Looking at a Disaster

Williamson County, TN GOP chief blasts free & reduced price school breakfasts

Chavez foe seen victim of anti-Semitism in Venezuela

denbot: Cup Cake War K.I.A.

OK. Do you think a couple should be able choose between having a daughter or son?

I wonder if there are any parallels

Toons: A Sick Parrot, The Gift of Gab, Nuclear Sound Effects and More. - 2/17/12

Can a feminist be pro-life?

Sam Arora (Maryland) votes NO for equality after running on a campaign for it.

Foxconn Auditor Finds ‘Tons of Issues’

Current draft of SOP

Appeals Court Upholds Ban on Worship in Public Schools

Did I hear Elliot Spitzer say on Bill Mahar he thinks Citizens United is FREE SPEECH

I'd love to get some opinions on my work issue...should I try to leave, or hold on?

Sheldon Adelson: Supporting Gingrich or Blocking Santorum?

50-Cent Stamp, Other Postal Changes Coming

What do the PRO Gun Control people think no-gun zones actually do?

Research on abortion and well-being

I've got an hour or two of down time. Ask me anything.

Olympic Bailout

MD State Senate expected to pass marriage equality next week.

Lin your face!!!

Why does Maher have Steven Moore on his show.

AZ GOP Sheriff --- Threatened Ex-Lover With Deportation

Another Hollywood star is caught in bed by the paparazzi!

Is there a good writer's workshop online anyone knows of?

I was watching RC plane / heli videos on YouTube and found this gem, check it out:

Heartland Institute (Exposed By Whistleblower) faces fresh scrutiny over tax status


I want to enthusiastically recommend a movie: My Dog Tulip

MI: Wayne County Executive's future uncertain.

This is what I have to say about birth control and religion

new motto for repuke caucus

My Favorite Endangered Species Treat

state by state about indiana

What is your favourite beach? I like Hirtles beach near Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. It is not

This has been the mildest winter I can ever remember. And now it is damned near over.

TCM Schedule for Monday February 20 - 31 Days of Oscar: Austria

Great Glenn Greenwald article about Romney billionaire backer VanderSloot...

Anybody looking at the NAACP Awards?

UC Davis chancellor Katehi survives no-confidence vote

Culture Crusaders, My body is not your battlefield.

Pinal County sheriff scandal exploding right now

"Cultivating a manly musk puts your opponents on notice..."

Rapid Response with WA State Dems for 2012

Thousands of women sign petition opposing 'personhood' bill

Dumb, Nuts, or Mean

The DUzy Awards for February 17th, 2012

Rubio’s plan for contraception and women (OFA goes after possible VP nominee)

So, I'm not a fan of the Super Bowl (kill me now)

Reuters: Poachers Kill 200 Elephants During Six-Week Spree in Cameroon

state by state speak your mind about...kansas

Help me reach my fundraising goal

state by state about kansas

Male birth control pill and the right.

I don't think you guys are fully appreciating this enough...

It's a lot easier to be sick when I have a laptop to keep me occupied

Top GOP Senator Says "If Romney loses Michigan, We Need a New Candidate"

Just got one of those Sodastream thingies

Hi! I have a uterus, and I'm a temporary co-host!

(Jeopardy) What Republican president removed the phrase "In God we trust" from

which OTC painkiller works best for you?

Have Any Repug Women In Congress (House and Senate) Spoken Out About Women's Rights?.....

I had a great meeting tonight!

Bill Maher Distinguishes Between His Bush Insults And Conservative ‘Disrespect’ Towards Obama

Muslim coalition appeals to Christie

The Other Denied Genocides

Pushing EU values: Education or propaganda?

Israel insists that Japan contribute to sanctions on Iran

Fish hybridise themselves extinct in Alpine lakes

YET Another Police STING: TCU students sold drugs to undercover officers during sting

Slavoj Žižek: From Western Marxism to Western Buddhism

Senate Floor: Democratic Women Fight Back on Contraception Debate

Gloat-Free NBA Scores (Friday, February 17)

I just watched our FLOTUS greeting people at the Whitehouse

Planet-Sized Tornado Whirls On Sun's Surface (video)

Democratic Women Fight Back on Contraception Debate

Bachus Starts Account to Pay for Ethics Fight


White Supremacist Joins Black Gang Member To Peddle Meth

Limbless Nick Vujicic's Marriage - A Valentine's Day Gift to the World

WaPo: A world away from China, Geng He seeks justice for her dissident husband

Right Wing Blogger Must Face Sherrod Claim

Does anyone know how Amazon sets up its search engine?

I've got a question, that could be nothing, or could be very important

Israeli Wounded in Terror Attack Returns to Israel

Karan P. Burke June 6, 1950 - Feb. 11, 2012

Incredibly brazen highway shakedowns...

Open Thread for Night Owls: Can home-schooling really promote progressive values?

Two Jews Nearly Lynched in Jerusalem

Weekly Address: Continuing to Strengthen American Manufacturing

DUers I have a question - where can I find the

President Obama Urges Congress to Reward Companies That Keep Jobs in U.S.

Canadian government is 'muzzling its scientists'

Mitt Romney's home turf? It's not Michigan

Rachel Maddow, the Cheney gang. the Christmas day bomber

"... people who do nothing but have sex mindlessly day in and day out..." Lawrence O. crushes Rush

What's for Dinner ~ Saturday Feb 18th

Funny Rmoney commercial parody

Radio Astrology: Opening new windows in reality-free predictions.

Gasoline price increase: Why? Does anyone here see shortages?

Thank you for restoring the DU2 format for the Greatest Page

this smells of cover up!

WHERE DOES WISCONSIN VOTE THIS TUESDAY? Not everyone knows, not even state government

GOP's Nightmare Scenario

Juan Cole: "I had grabbed an earlier version of this graphic off Democratic Underground from 2005.."

The .0000063% Election 
How the Politics of the Super Rich Became American Politics

Mild weather may chill maple syrup season

Some Interesting Tax Facts

Just read about coffee ground use in the garden and had some questions...

Neil Warnock appointed Leeds United manager

I'm hoping to spend some real time outside this weekend.

About that mine bill: Gogebic can make a mess and they aren’t accountable for cleaning it up

i'm sick of blatant and veiled sock puppet accusations against me.

The Iron Lady’s Mad Shadow

Up with Chris Hayes - ReTHUG Women pushing

Wisconsin: Michael Best "Operation Rainmaker" tax scam (Walker, Gableman lawfirm)

Drones Set Sights On U.S. Skies

I have an intense fear of heights. The four minute mark is where

Scott Walker, "Indictable Boy" with apologies to Warren Zevon

Santorum excommunicates 45 million Christians

Sean Hannity Insists Foster Friess Was Right on Aspirin Contraceptives!

Obama’s Plan to Save the Military From Cuts—at the Expense of Domestic Programs

Organic, baby foods high in arsenic content

GOP Decision Could Strip Romney of Maine Win

New Santorum ad featuring a Mittens look-a-like

DNA Robot Kills Cancer Cells

iPad improves Kindergartners literacy scores

Growing Heart Cells Just for You

Iran-Syria Relations and The Arab Spring

Citizen science goes 'extreme

Take that Suffolk poll of MA Senate race with 'grain of salt'

I am going to start blogging the (mostly) vegan recipes

Facebook refused to remove rape photos for a month

Rick Santorum, bad lip reading

What's for dinner?

The War on Women

Vatican Must Pay Taxes

If somebody had told you a year ago that Rick Santorum...

Please consider signing petition: Tell Scott Walker to return Frosty Freeze's $100,000.

Peak oil unable to avert energy crunch

I never thought I'd hear the phrase "penis of unknown origin" on NatGeo ....

Microwave Test – an eye opener

What the battle over birth control is really about

States attack ‘Obamacare’ with birth control bills

Together on a homobigot life raft to nowhere: NJ’s Chris Christie and MD’s Sam Arora

Shame on Chris Christie for vetoing marriage equability

4 States Where Right-Wingers Are Promoting Shocking Measures to Keep Women Barefoot and Pregnant

Sisters... a reminder from my youth

A Conservative Explains Why Right-Wingers Have No Compassion

Panel reinforces Ecuador award halt in Chevron case

Billionaire Romney donor uses threats to silence critics By Glenn Greenwald

"I could smell it in your purse before I even parked my car...and now it's gone...

I have a proposition to make here.

TAIBBI: March To War “Any country that squawks when we threaten to bomb it-needs to be wiped out”

Robert Reich: Manufacturing Illusions

Aurora 2012 - video...beautiful!

Vikings reportedly have new stadium deal

"Would you like to sample our vegan bacon? 100% meatless!"

If there was no birthcontrol,the Western world's population would easily be double what it is.

"Nope. Just the crows and the beef."

When did the Republican Party lose its mind?

Watching Melissa Harris Perry...

do the catholic bishops also object to withholding taxes for their employees?

Love the Cranberries---They're back by the way.

So, maybe men who get a viagra prescription should be forced to get a prostate exam...

ED COX, STFU! It's not your show!

Watching Melissa-Harris Perry's new show, and I gotta say --

Mystery Senator Hints at Mass GOP Suicide if Romney Loses Michigan

Naked girl found wandering neighborhood, eating from trash cans

Playboy Interview: Paul Krugman

T-shirt seen in a boutique window on Clark St.

The Economics of Happiness

Fire at BP refinery in Washington state might boost gas prices

Egypt trial on U.S. democracy activists set for February 26

Canadian-owned firms funding US election campaigns

That's A Dog?

Conservatives target specialty plates for gay support groups in Indiana

Texas abortion law sparks anger, resignation

DU fundraising for Omaha Steve matching donation this weekend (link corrected to a site)

Ladies Your Rights Are Gone Already The Writing Is On The Wall

"Aspirin" Friess's pet UNjournalist Tucker Carlson now in a "cheesy" "nothing-burger" war on MMFA

Please help DU this poll!

Wisconsin governor's bid for delay on recall signatures (denied)

Hey DUers, How would Jeb Bush play as a VP nominee?

VIDEO: Sir Paul @ 2012 Grammys, "Abbey Road Medley" w/ Springsteen, Walsh, Grohl

OK, after we recall Walker, can we

Should we Encourage Atheists to get into Foxholes?

Religion an increasing source of strife in Africa

Virginia Bill Would Halt Medicaid Funding For Abortions Of Fetuses That Have ‘No Chance Of Survival

1930 Census Free access 2-16 2-20 dig deep my friends.

Exemption from religious studies class not an option

Powerful TOON- "Democracy"

RIP Whitney Houston - She is being buried today.

I am an experienced baker and want to try the NYT bread recipe, but there is no way my kitchen is 70

Nasty 'Superbug' Emerging? Strikes Otherwise Healthy, Young Patients

I don't know if "Jump The Shark" is the right term, but this "news story" is beyond "over-the-top"

US officials believe Iran sanctions will fail, making military action likely

US officials believe Iran sanctions will fail, making military action likely

Weekend TOON Roundup- Santorum(TM) the most effective contraceptive of all

Newt's sugar daddy ponies up another $10M, but says his heart belongs to the Republican nominee

Gingrich demands TV stations drop attack ad

Weekend TOON Roundup- Mitt fading away

ESPN Racist Jeremy Lin Headline: Network Apologizes For Insensitive Headline For Knicks Loss

Pentagon, FAA to open U.S. airspace to combat drones from Iraq/Afghanistan

BREAKING: GOP invites witnesses to testify on new Hen House Safety and Security rules

DNA machine can sequence human genomes in hours

Women outnumber men in America... is this the reason we have become the political?

Thom Hartmann: 5 million people - wiped off the voter rolls

Ubeki-beki-beki-beki-stan UPDATE: Santorum DEMOTES Nicolas Sarkozy from PRESIDENT to PRIME MINSITER.

Thom Hartmann: Federal employee pensions ransacked again

Rove: Obama acting like 'third-world' 'dictator' with contraception rule

TYT: Rush Limbaugh got caught with a bucket of Viagra, but he still thinks birth control is bad

Humorous Screenshot

Friess, 1989: Many problems with economy are because people are not obedient to a higher power

Imagine if Obama v. Hillary had been Republican style

Should NJ Have A Ballot Referendum On Not Allowing Obese People To Serve As Governor?

Better Living Through Permaculture: The Importance of Goal-Setting

Better Living Through Permaculture: The Importance of Goal-Setting

Cookies that keep well

Stupid Whiners

Chinese face deportation for eating rare tortoises (BBC)

Thom Hartmann: Crazy Alert! Would you like fries & a heart attack - with that?

Colleges Looking Beyond the Lecture


ARIZONA: Anti-Immigrant Sheriff Accused Of Threatening To Deport His Boyfriend

Save the Bees!

Save the Bees!

The stimulus bill, three years later

Teacher suspended for discussing racial epithet in class

Characters being cut in "My Posts" listing

Romney is doomed (part 24) Romney delegate (OHIO AG) switches to Santorum.

ESPN Apologizes Over Offensive Headline

Rebublicans actually work for me... and you!

What if the Republican Powers That Be are trying to throw the election?

300,000 Organic Farmers Sue Monsanto, Willie Nelson calls for"Occupy the Food System" action

Books that you would recommend to people interested in women's rights & feminism

Saw this photo on facebook. kinda strange.

Live updates from the GOP caucuses in Hancock and Washington counties

Arizona Buddhist murders: Retrial planned

Alarming trends suggest that continued leniency towards unscrupulous ‘game-industry white guys’

Why are males and females 50%-50%?

Even GOP Women Come Up With Contraception Strategy for Foster Friess

Obama's 2012 budget looks risky but is right move

Swiss create 'janitor satellite' to clean up space (Guardian)

Absolutely gob smacking case of GOP hypocrisy (Arpiao wanna be has a Mexican undocumented boyfriend)

There's one good reason that Republicans hark back to Ronald Reagan.

Chavez administration´s support Register a Rise in Venezuelan youth

Santorum hits Romney on role in 2002 Olympics

US Activists Support Freedom of Cuban Five

Alabama Supreme Court justice blasts U.S. abortion law (Updated) (

I joke. I joke.

the gop war on women: why candidates on the right are happy to label birth control a wrong

the gop war on women: why the candidates on the right are happy to label birth control a wrong

To My Mother

Cat... baby. Baby... cat. Decisions... decisions... decisions.

Rick Santorum declares that: Mainline Protestant churches are gone from the world of Christianity!

My "O" face ... let me show you it.

The eternal PacMan chase FINALLY explained:

Einstein's lesser-known, but much much much MUCH more important theory:

Sit! Nice doggy! STAY!!! Now, be patient. Would you like some yummy, yummy ba------

Once again... it must come as no surprise to anyone that MiddleFingerMom is a fucking idiot.

Rick Santorum questions Obama's Christian values

President Obama makes a surprise motorcade stop in the rain to greet students in Medina, WA - pics

I had nightmare last night

Facebook holds empty office in Amsterdam

OMG!!!!! BlueToTheBone!!!!!

Why do you think this is ? The U.S. is 2% of the worlds population,

Fact Check: GOP Claim Of 'Record-Low' Obama Budget For Israeli Missile Defense Ignores Reality

Even Adoring Jeremy Lin Fans Engage In Unwitting Racism

Ron Paul Wins Hancock County Caucus

Heads-up! Good link for Whitney Houston

Answers to the Friday Afternoon Challenge.

We must “Re-Fund” public education in Texas

For any intelligence agency fans

Bill Maher got it Right this week. Slams GOP for disrespect of the President.

In Russia, Putin Allies Sharpen Anti-American Attacks Ahead Of Elections

To everyone: How the planets flow

Look Ma, No Brains !!!

News Photo You'll Never See

It's Half Time In America

Turkey Will Not Allow NATO To Share Intelligence With Israel

Since Catholics don't want their insurance to pay for birth control, does that mean that.....

Mortgage Settlement 'Whitewash': US Taxpayers Will Pay for Big Bank Settlement

Saturday, February 18th. The Weekend Edition of William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day.

Pakistan Vows To Stand with Iran if US, Israel Attack! Royally Screws Up, Uses Headline: 'Chink In The Armor,' Following Knicks Loss

Obama Sends Top Security Aide To Israel As Tension Builds Over Nuclear Iran

The End of Church

NH Republican links the pill to prostate cancer.

"The U.S. could have gotten out of the Great Depression any time is was prepared to spend the money"

16 Chicago public schools slated to be closed by Mayor Rahm's service cuts to the poor.

I am going to serve everyone I can today till 5pm Eastern. FOR FREE

Santorum: Protestantism left the world of Christianity

A Gasoline Conspiracy to Set Fire to the Obama Administration?

Virginia Legislature Passes Occupy Vagina Law

Tom Toles: Romney doesn't worry about either of them

Greek cabinet backs extra austerity measures

Feb 18: "Rick Santorum Questions Obama's Christian Values"; DU topic, crossreferenced/linked, here

Former governor arrested in north Colombia

Former governor arrested in north Colombia

Obama Administration Asks Supreme Court to Dismiss ACLU Challenge to Warrantless Wiretapping Law!

Nate Silver projects huge turnout in Washington County, Maine.

War on Women: proposed IUD restriction based on misunderstanding of basic biology

How the U.S.-Iran Standoff Looks From Iran: Hossein Mousavian

Iceland upgrade sure makes default look palatable

Happy Presidents' Day, President Obama!

See the Difference?

GOP Closet - within a closet - within a closet

Babeu Stepping Down From Role With Romney Campaign

How Florida’s Privatization Zealots Want to Advance Their Agenda on the Backs of Disabled Kids

Iranian Warships Dock At Syrian Port After Crossing Suez Canal

20th Century fashions, as imagined in the year 1893

Twisted Sister song is in my head today

Babeu (Sheriff Threatened to Deport Undoc’d Ex-Lover) Stepping Down From Role With Romney Campaign

Coal Turns Ugly as Gas Cuts Use to 20-Year Low: Energy Markets

Santorum's Greatest Hits: Sh*t Santorum Says

San Francisco Chronicle: 88 million out of work and not looking for a job

Santorum: Obama wants prenatal testing because he looks down on those with disabilities.

"Fuck that, let them make way for themselves. If they're better than me, they'll beat me."

Corcept Wins U.S. Approval for First Drug to Treat Cushing’s Syndrome

One Simple Chart That Explains Why Conservatives Will Lose The Birth Control Debate

Woman Who Shot Intruder In Home Advocates Conceal-Carry Legislation - Chicago

When questions were being raised about the relationship between his Catholicism and his candicacy,

Has anyone checked into FreakRepublic about this Arizona situation?

What Do YOU Think Mitt Romney Does?

A former Kennedy staffer explains the difference between Kennedy and Brown

Right Wingers Go Wild Against Women Around the Country

Why is the GOP so obsessed with birth control?

Panel Chosen To Discuss VIAGRA Distribution

Had coffee with Congressman Cleaver (MO 5th) this morning

a thought brought on by an earlier thread--WHY isn't big pharma telling these anti-choice cretins

I am not an expert on the Constitution or a lawyer, but...

Former paramilitary leader convicted of plotting Mapiripan massacre .

Aspirin Anyone?

Former paramilitary leader convicted of plotting Mapiripan massacre

MFM's ability to motivate people in the workplace is legendary

Pennies from heaven: How Mormon economics shape the G.O.P

Not many people know MFM had a short lived career as a fashion designer

Egypt trial of foreign NGO activists on Feb 26

I've been watching Fiddler on the Roof for about the fifth or sixth time…

Egypt 'promises fuel' for Gaza power plant

All Pregnancies To Be Reported To And Followed By the Police Under Personhood Laws

Bill Moyers on contraception debate: religious freedom includes freedom from it

It happened again yesterday.

Santorum - Government Interference TOON

My tiny little suggestion...

Wisconsin: Gov. Scott Walker's corruption scandal brings shame to Wisconsin

Should weight be off limits when discussing politicians?

Wisconsin: Gov. Walker is all smiles in response to terrible Wisconsin budget projection

The immediate problem in the FG is not that Neoma chose the wrong solution

Papantonio: The GOP Meltdown Continues

Buchanan tells Hannity that U.S. having only 10% African Americans made country, culture "strong"

Be the Center of your OWN Medicine Wheel

You Say You Believe in the Bible?

Rising republican Sheriff in AZ Outed by Alleged Immigrant-Ex

Remnants, Remembrances, and Legacies of Black History

GOP tries to ban govt paying for repairs to WH plumbing!?!?!?

Lucy Babeu: Paul is not about being gay, he is about using males for sex and tossing them aside.

Chris Matthews sticks up for Pat Buchaanan

Sheriff Babeu To McCain: "Senator, You're One Of Us"

Whitney's casket carried out to her singing of I Will Always Love You.....

Pastor's Daughter Accidentally Shot at Church Dies

Sheriff Arpaio's Arizona Police State

Ugly rash all over my face

EXPOSED: The 19 Public Corporations Funding The Climate Denier Think Tank Heartland Institute

Rapper Too $hort urges sexual violence against middle school girls

"Penis of unknown origin" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include

Michigan's Hutaree militia: Band of gun enthusiasts or a threat to the US?

I believe we face a grave threat from religious extremism

one of my long time clients, a republican, is disgusted with what has been going on with the people

(GOP) Bill proposes massive overhaul to Georgia gun laws (guns everywhere all the time)

Are there any female OWS activists here?

have you ever seen the movie The Theory of Flight....

Ailing US people find refuge from radio waves

Here is what I have to say to Governor Chris Christie and his Veto...

Vatican’s Celebratory Mood Is Dampened by Leaks

Catholic food pantry says no to Planned Parenthood's 50 pound (immoral) food donation

Ex-PM Kan admits Japan was unprepared for nuclear crisis

Darrell Issa, the Not-So-Grand Inquisitor - Mother Jones

Gas prices are highest ever for this time of year

The best way to play football (aka soccer) ever...!

paul babeu

America "Needs" Romney

More public schools dish up 3 meals a day

puking pearls of wingnut wisdom

Help me, please. I don't even know what I'm SUPPOSED to think about this

Ron Paul wins Washington County (Maine), but not by enough

Lieberman Edges US to War with Iran

EMILY's List ad: 'Who should be heard ... on women's health?'

Rising Gas Prices Give G.O.P. Issue to Attack Obama

Fight against health care fraud recovers $4.1B, $7.10 for every $1 of expenditures - USA Today

This nuclear deal is good for Britain and the battle against climate change

Judi Dench losing her sight to macular degeneration.

Polish activists light up in bid to legalize marijuana

Out on a limb

Religion vs birth control debate - we're screwing up the messaging


Test run for Mars detects life beneath Chilean desert

No one lives here anymore

More new homes conserve energy (more states adopting new energy building codes) - USA Today

Guardians of Stonhenge

NYPD monitored Muslim students all over Northeast

Stone Cottage inPortugal

Downton Abby fans.. I got a kick out of this

Al Capone’s cell at the Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia, PA

Crepe cottage

Santorum attacks Obama on prenatal screening (he's against it)

Telescope described as 'biggest leap since Galileo' will unravel how planets form - and could solve

Telescope described as 'biggest leap since Galileo' will unravel how planets form - and could solve

Emu escapes from Vt. farm, on the lam for 5 weeks

"I Got This"

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This is directed at the families and friends of alcoholics and drug addicts:

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What really happened at the last supper...

Pastor, wife accused of killing 'possessed' children

Melissa Harris-Perry explains what unions do for the middle class in two and a half minutes

The best atheist baby recipe EVER!

I'm a bit miffed with Dr. Oz

Don't you ladies worry your pretty little heads about it.

Citizens United Revisited? Buckle Up, Chief Justice Roberts

John McCain says republicans are dumb but they are not stupid. Funny!

Two Term President..

Santorum bashes public schools, says they're stuck in factory era

Is there anyone here who doesn't adore California Peggy?

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West Wing Week: 2/17/12 or "Go Big!"

"History" Channel - Third Reich, the Fall

President Obama's Weekly Address: Continuing to Strengthen American Manufacturing

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So is Foster Friess

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Can someone explain this to me? Is it racist?

Power at the Ports: Truckers Force Showdowns in Seattle, Los Angeles

Arizona Sheriff Rocked By Accusations Of Alleged Immigrant Ex-Boyfriend

So far, Icky Ricky SansScrotum is against the following:

This was always my favorite performance by Whitney

Peat fires could accelerate climate change

Westboro "protests" at Houston funeral by posting doctored photo to Twitter

Iconic marine mammals are “swimming in sick seas” of terrestrial pathogens: UBC researchers

American Poverty: Struggling to Stay Afloat

The "No Shit, Sherlock!" headline award for the day goes to ...

Rev. Al tweets about Bobby Brown's hasty retreat from the Whitney Houston funeral

Sandia National Laboratories researchers find energy storage “solutions” in MetILs

(Climate) Models underestimate future temperature variability; food security at risk

Recommendation for an outer shell

Rick, I have a theory.

A petition for a no vote on a SC House Bill

Blast at Pakistan town 'kills 26'

Ariz sheriff says he's gay after misconduct claims

Man-made photosynthesis to revolutionise food and energy production

Ken Robinson lays out why the current school system is not working.

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