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UNC's Fake Class Scandal Is Much Bigger Than Anyone Realized
In News - By Troll2 - 5 min ago - CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — More than 3,100 students — nearly half of them athletes — enrolled in classes they did...

Climate change PROVED to be 'nothing but a lie'
In News - By Jack Burton - 18 min ago - (link) Climate change PROVED to be 'nothing but a lie', claims top meteorologist The debate about climate change i...

COOL-Economists Say We Should Tax The Rich At 90 Percent
In Politics - By graham4anything4HC45 - 21 min ago - Economists Say We Should Tax The Rich At 90 Percent (link) America has been doing income taxes wrong for more than ...

Father Shoots and Kills Career Criminal in Gunfight During Home Invasion
In News - By WhiskeyMakesMeHappy - 37 min ago - I wonder how this would have turned out had the home owner not been armed. Deputies said the homeowner, Chris Bane...

P.C. madness - hardly any threads in DU general discussion on the Islamic terrorist incident
In Politics - By quinnoxfromdu - 37 min ago - Why am I not surprised. The political correctness has gotten to such absurd levels that duers don't want to talk abou...

“Go F*ck Yourself, Gringo” Says Democrat Operative Caught Openly Stuffing Hundreds Of Ballots (VIDEO
In Politics - By WhiskeyMakesMeHappy - 42 min ago - Voter fraud is real! At a later point, LaFaro claims, the man said, “Go fuck yourself, gringo.” He described ...

Michael Zehaf-Bibeau used a double barreled shotgun, could have used an AR-15 or a 10rd handgun
In Politics - By RonaldusMaximus - 1 hr ago - He obviously wasn't planning a drawn out gun battle with a double barreled shotgun. He could have used an AR-15, t...

I just voted.
In Politics - By Juan Rico - 1 hr ago - Straight Republican ticket with a couple of very minor Libertarian exceptions where there was either no Republican or...

I HATE the computerized voting booth
In Politics - By birdseyeview - 1 hr ago - Everyone who votes should get 2 copies of their vote; 1 for the voter and one to drop in a box at the voting precinct...

Thread cyber attacked.
In Help - By Hades - 1 hr ago - To the Admins, I made a thread called "No Rules thread". The idea behind the thread was that people could pretty m...

Find an unused ballot?...You should fill it out....it's "putting good votes to use."
In Politics - By LaughingGull - 1 hr ago - James O’Keefe, the guerilla filmmaker who brought down the ACORN voter-registration fraudsters in 2010 and forced t...

Pick a number from 1 to 100 (Poll)
In Culture - By orson - 2 hrs ago - I've been wondering about the demographic make up of the Disc.This seems like an older crowd than that . So let's ha...

Republicans? ...That's all right, Democrats disgust me constantly.
In Politics - By MoreCowbell - 2 hrs ago - Van Jones Confesses Sarah Palin Had Democrats 'Shaking In Their Boots' In 2008 (link) On CNN Tuesday night, act...

Georgia Dems invoke Ferguson in election plea
In News - By Tin Ear - 2 hrs ago - (link) ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Democrats are using the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, to ...

Blind Congressional Candidate Buys a Gun at Gun Show
In Politics - By LavenderGirl - 2 hrs ago - No, it's not a joke -- Democratic Congressional Candidate James Woods, who's blind, actually went to a recent gun sho...

Ineligible DACA Beneficiaries Discovered on NC Voting Rolls
In Politics - By Dexter Morgan - 2 hrs ago - With the North Carolina U.S. Senate race in a dead heat, state election officials say they have discovered 145 names ...

The Ottawa Shooting: Workplace Violence, Man Caused Disaster or Terrorism? (Poll)
In Politics - By RonaldusMaximus - 2 hrs ago - What say you?...

Meet the Gay Libertarian Gun Nuts
In Culture - By Daves Not Here Man - 3 hrs ago - Tom Palmer, a gay libertarian, was walking to dinner with a co-worker in 1982 when he was told by a group of passing ...

Christie says GOP gubernatorial candidates need to win so they control 'voting mechanisms'
In Politics - By Letmypeoplevote - 3 hrs ago - It is nice to see a GOP type be honest. The GOP won a number of governor races in 2010 and the GOP governors have be...

No rules thread.
In Culture - By Hades - 3 hrs ago - Ok, I have a idea that might help this forum relieve some stress. The only way this happens is if all agree to vote t...

Denmark offers rehab to returning extremist fighters.
In Culture - By Floyd R. Turbo - 3 hrs ago - We already knew Denmark was progressive and tolerant — but it’s particularly evident in how they’re handling ...

Obama pulls the rug out from under the "voter ID" democrat party talking point
In Politics - By Frank - 3 hrs ago - Got caught telling the truth for once too. In an exclusive interview with msnbc’s Rev. Al Sharpton, President Ba...

Drug dealers use food stamps like currency
In Politics - By Dexter Morgan - 3 hrs ago - A public assistance service that feeds Ohio's hungry families can double as currency for drug dealers who will trade ...

Is there such a thing is liberal privilege? (Poll)
In Politics - By Hockamaw - 3 hrs ago - You hear a lot lately about white privilege, western privilege, etc. But is there such a thing as liberal privileg...

Three girls cut class to join ISIS
In Culture - By Floyd R. Turbo - 3 hrs ago - (CNN) -- The first indication that something was wrong was a phone call from his daughter's Denver area school to let...

Richard Nixon was a traitor.
In Politics - By Floyd R. Turbo - 4 hrs ago - The new release of extended versions of Nixon's papers now confirms this long-standing belief, usually dismissed as a...

Parliament Hill attack: 1 gunman dead after soldier shot at National War Memorial
In News - By Immacolata - 4 hrs ago - Parliament Hill came under attack today after a man with a rifle shot a soldier standing guard at the National War Me...

Democrats have nothing to fear from the upcoming election.
In Politics - By Jack Burton - 4 hrs ago - They are just at the beginning of a 40 year majority. A Democratic win is assured. This was prophesized in 2009 whe...

How long should the average convicted murderer spend on death row? (Poll)
In Culture - By Juan Rico - 4 hrs ago - In another thread, I discovered that the average time convicted murderers spend on death row is now 16 years and clim...

Republicans do disgust me sometimes.
In Politics - By shortviking - 4 hrs ago - :puke: A number of states have laws prohibiting car manufacturers from selling cars directly to consumers. They r...

Ebola plush toys for kids "selling like hot cakes"
In News - By Strange Luck - 4 hrs ago - (link) With the Ebola outbreak dominating the national discourse, parents and caregivers are inevitably going to b...

Backpedaling DNC Chairwoman Evades Questions About Obama
In Politics - By opspec2c - 4 hrs ago - by Alison Elkin Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz on Wednesday refused to associat...

What are your thoughts on Michael Savage?
In Culture - By Cute Kitten Eater - 5 hrs ago - There were some posts here recently about Savage's rant attacking veterans with PTSD for being weak minded losers, bu...

Suspected Islamic Terrorist shoots up monument and parliament in Canada
In News - By Banshee 3 Actual - 5 hrs ago - A soldier was shot and killed at the National War Memorial in Ottawa by a gunman who ran to the city’s Parliament b...

Suspected Indiana serial killer upset about media attention
In Culture - By Juan Rico - 5 hrs ago - (link) (link) CROWN POINT, Ind.-- Suspected serial killer Darren Deon Vann was held in contempt of court Wednes...

The shootings in Ottawa have put NORAD on alert
In News - By Strange Luck - 5 hrs ago - NORAD puts more planes at the ready The shootings in Ottawa have put NORAD on alert. The North American Aerospa...

Jury convicts 4 former Blackwater guards charged in Baghdad shootings
In News - By Strange Luck - 5 hrs ago - A federal jury has returned guilty verdicts for all four former Blackwater security guards on trial in the shootings ...

I voted Monday
In Politics - By R2D42 - 6 hrs ago - Filled out a form with name, address, birth date & last four numbers of my Social Security #. No ID required. Why i...

Girl, 3, Beaten to Death in Homeless Shelter After Refusing to Eat Soiled Diaper: Source
In News - By Tin Ear - 6 hrs ago - (link) Police say the 5-year-old brother of a 3-year-old girl allegedly beaten to death by her stepfather at a B...

The first mission to Mars should be manned with all women
In Science - By Naveed - 6 hrs ago - (link) Last year I took part in a NASA-funded research project called HI-SEAS (Hawaii Space Exploration Analog an...

O'keefe Strikes Again
In Politics - By RonaldusMaximus - 6 hrs ago - I guess the DEMS were preparing for the bad news with their faux outrage. (link) Merideth Hicks, the Director o...

Holder: Gun control among biggest failures
In Politics - By Juan Rico - 6 hrs ago - (link) Outgoing Attorney Gen. Eric Holder on Monday listed the Obama administration’s inability to enact more st...

NYT: Democratic Panic
In Politics - By RonaldusMaximus - 6 hrs ago - Pardon me while I point fingers and laugh in a mocking tone. Ok, I'm better now. (link) After a few days of ...

This is ridiculous, I'm stuck with MSNBC and FoxNews
In Life - By Attera - 6 hrs ago - As you all may know, Dish couldn't come to an agreement with Turner Network and we can't watch CNN anymore. The onl...

RW Myth That POB is a Narcissist Refuted!
In Politics - By REALtoldYouSo - 6 hrs ago - This isn't important, but I get tired of the NARCISSISTIC pundits on the right asserting that POB is a narcissist. I ...

Autopsy, toxicology report on Michael Brown reveal marijuana, cast doubt on witness claims
In News - By Juan Rico - 6 hrs ago - (link) Michael Brown, the 18-year-old black man whose fatal shooting by a white police officer in the St. Louis su...

PRIVATE Texas Hospital Screwed Up Ebola Contamination
In Politics - By REALtoldYouSo - 6 hrs ago - Maybe if hospitals were Gov't-run, those Ebola protocols would've been already in place. Instead, we the people, must...

An observation - -
In Culture - By ol geezer - 7 hrs ago - When the song playing on the radio makes me think there is something very wrong with my car's engine maybe the band n...

OOps!! Canada's got a gun guy on the loose ...
In News - By frankt8242 - 7 hrs ago - At Parliament bldg..Stay tuned!!....1 casuatly so far....Lone gunman deceased according to report from inside by MP Z...

This guy is definitely a sore loser.
In Sports - By HAL9000 - 7 hrs ago - Ref stops the fight, gets punched out. :tsk: (link) ...

Good to see republicans supporting free enterprise...
In Politics - By ProudNYSTaxPayer - 8 hrs ago - Tell me again how a state with a Republican lead legislature, senate, and a Republican Governor can ban a business fr...

Now That POB's Strategy vs ISIL seems to be Working>Not much media Attention
In Politics - By REALtoldYouSo - 9 hrs ago - You don't hear of ISIL taking Baghdad anymore or beheadings. That's because POB's strategy, which essentially is "Wha...

I think I found the one thing we all agree on!
In Culture - By Slayer - 9 hrs ago - We seem to hate spam. Every "spam post" jury I have served on seems to go 7-0 in favor of a hide. ...

Roman Gladiators ate a mostly vegetarian diet and drank a tonic of ashes after training
In Life - By Troll2 - 9 hrs ago - Roman gladiators ate a mostly vegetarian diet and drank ashes after training as a tonic. These are the findings of an...

The real King Tut revealed
In Science - By Agent_86 - 9 hrs ago - Nineteen seventy-eight was the year of Tut. That year, more than 1.2 million people squeezed into the Metropolitan...

Government says Social Security payments to increase by 1.7 percent in January
In News - By Strange Luck - 9 hrs ago - WASHINGTON (AP) — Government says Social Security payments to increase by 1.7 percent in January. (link)...

Senate Update: There’s A 47 Percent Chance The 2014 Midterms Will Go To Overtime
In Politics - By Troll2 - 9 hrs ago - Republicans are 66 percent favorites to win a Senate majority, according to the latest FiveThirtyEight Senate forecas...

OOPS- republican pollster Charlie Cook flip flops and now thinks republicans are now in trouble
In Politics - By graham4anything4HC45 - 10 hrs ago - (title is my opinion as is the following comment oops, Charlie is sure doing a backwards flip today. The comeback ...

Is A-No.-1 right? (Poll)
In Politics - By myohmy - 10 hrs ago - In the movie, Emperor of the North Pole, after getting caught stealing a turkey to eat, A-No.-1 says, "It's okay for ...

Plane passengers hospitalized due to Ebola concerns
In News - By Troll2 - 10 hrs ago - An airline passenger was being evaluated at a hospital in Newark, New Jersey Tuesday due to Ebola concerns, reports C...

Jeb Bush- Read my lips I will accept tax increases...(and I want immigration reform) oops party fail
In Politics - By graham4anything4HC45 - 11 hrs ago - In the race for 2016 it turns out Jeb WILL AGREE TO A TAX INCREASE. (What does Grover Norquist think?) And wants imm...

ONE. All it will take is ONE and the Democratic Party keeps the senate.(opinion only) 10/22
In Politics - By graham4anything4HC45 - 11 hrs ago - And that one could be Kansas or doesn't have to be. Kansas is not in the current mix. So it's 49-51. ONE and it...

Michael Brown Autopsy
In Politics - By LaughingGull - 15 hrs ago - Because there has been discussion regarding what happened here is the link to the autopsy results for Michael Brown. ...

Audience mocks Shaheen for ducking questions on Obama
In Politics - By RonaldusMaximus - 15 hrs ago - fucking hilarious (link) (link) When asked to give a simple, yes or no response to a hypothetical pollster a...

"Major" Ed Dames on George Snoory!
In Fun - By wonderwarthog - 15 hrs ago - One of the more entertaining guests from the glory days of Art Bell. A "remote viewer for the C.I.A." :rofl: Ca...

NC Senate: Kay Hagan skips debate, replaced by empty chair.
In Politics - By RonaldusMaximus - 15 hrs ago - Awwww.... crash n burn DEMS. If it weren't so well deserved I almost might feel some sympathy. (link) (link)...

AP-GFK Poll: Likely Female Voters Prefer Republicans
In Politics - By RonaldusMaximus - 15 hrs ago - so much for all that DEM investment in "war on women" horseshit because women who vote aren't buying it. POLL is r...

I'm listening to Alex Jones on Shortwave
In Culture - By wonderwarthog - 16 hrs ago - And he is ripping the "war on drugs" a new ahole. Emphatically advocating for releasing all non violent drug prisone...

Ben Bradlee, legendary Washington Post editor, dies at 93. (Watergate, Pentagon Papers)
In Politics - By graham4anything4HC45 - 17 hrs ago - Though in reality it was actually Kathrine Graham that deserves most of the praise for publishing the Pentagon Papers...

San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City, Missouri Royals in Game 1 of World Series
In Sports - By graham4anything4HC45 - 17 hrs ago - Bumgarner is started to act like Don Drysdale, isn't he? (link) KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Madison Bumgarn...

So, you are bored with nothing to do?
In Fun - By Spitfire - 18 hrs ago - Make some 'tater chips.... :) Heck, when you're retired with time to kill what the hell. I needed to bring chips...

An observation on bean burgers...
In Life - By Immacolata - 18 hrs ago - I've been on a quest to create the perfect veggie burger, and I have come close with this one. I like bean-based vegg...

AP-GfK Poll: Most expect GOP victory in November
In Politics - By opspec2c - 18 hrs ago - Associated Press By JENNIFER AGIESTA and EMILY SWANSON 7 hours ago WASHINGTON (AP) — Two weeks before Electio...

Ferguson Protesters Chase CNN News Reporter Off Live Broadcast
In News - By LaughingGull - 18 hrs ago - CNN reporter Sarah Sidener’s on air stand up in Ferguson, Missouri was disrupted on Monday night when supporters of...

For those who sent thoughts and prayers....
In Health - By LaughingGull - 18 hrs ago - My bone scan and abdominal ultrasound both came out clean as a whistle! I've been doing the Snoopy dance since I lef...

Source: Darren Wilson says Michael Brown kept charging at him
In News - By Qukid - 19 hrs ago - FERGUSON • Police Officer Darren Wilson told investigators that in a struggle for his pistol inside a police SUV, M...

Good News
In Politics - By smalllivingeddy - 19 hrs ago - My Dad is a moderate Republican meaning that in South Dakota, he is a swing voter. I just talked with him, and thi...

Reagan Advisor Bruce Bartlett: face it, Obama is a Republican
In Politics - By Fiendish Thingy-BC - 19 hrs ago - Original article published in the American Conservative: (link) Lots more links, evidence, and supporting facts...

Test your political acumen
In Politics - By orson - 19 hrs ago - Politician A draws stand up crowds Politician M is paying people to follow him around pretending they like him. ...

Aren't capitalists responsible? (Poll)
In Politics - By myohmy - 20 hrs ago - What major problem in the world today isn't directly or indirectly related to the failure of global economics as prac...

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