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Just a minute of common since from north of the boarder
In Culture - By oldenuff35 - 17 sec ago - (link) Things get pretty simple with based in common since and not liberal political lies and spin....

Liars are liars, not heroes in the battlefield of ideas
In Politics - By Zutak - 5 min ago - "My enemies are vermin/scum/subhuman/deviants who should be jailed/deported/hung. And I am free to act like them beca...

Why do republicans want Joe Biden to be President45 for 18 months prior to Hillary46?
In Politics - By graham4anything4HC45 - 20 min ago - Do they feel bad that he only made it to VP and want to give him a little JOEIMMORTALITY by affixing 45 to his name? ...

The Rawls thought experiment
In Politics - By Zutak - 39 min ago - (Not the Lou Rawls thought experiment about whether you will ever find another love like his.) In Theory of Justic...

Mark Hannauer, a CEO on Reality economics: it's customers with money that drives economic growth
In Politics - By Starbux - 40 min ago - Mark Hannauer is a very successful entrepreneur. But he also understands what the economy needs to be healthy and g...

CNN's Bill Weir to Fox Nation: "You willfully ignorant fucksticks"
In Politics - By Virginia Vet - 1 hr ago - Yeah, that pretty much sums it up. Every time it snows, or even gets chilly, you can reliably expect some blathering...

Proof that libertarians are anti-American elitists
In Politics - By JoeHill - 1 hr ago - Ludwig von Mises wrote this to Ayn Rand in a fan letter after she published Atlas Shrugged: "You have the courage to ...

Wall Street hammered, Dow closes down more than 300 points
In Money - By mdmc1 - 1 hr ago - Wall Street hammered, Dow closes down more than 300 points Though the selling was intense, there was little eviden...

Sink like Titanic Dept.: C.I.A. Admits Penetrating Senate Intelligence Computers
In Politics - By Cliqueclaque - 1 hr ago - (link) WASHINGTON — An internal investigation by the Central Intelligence Agency has found that its officers imp...

Were the roles reversed, how would you feel about suing the President? (Poll)
In Politics - By Mr_Scorpio - 1 hr ago - Let's say you have a Republican President and the Democrats in charge of the House. Now basically the Democrats ar...

Out of Gaza Far From Hamas Retaliation: Misfired Rocket Killed Children in Shati
In News - By Bacchus - 1 hr ago - Italian journalist Gabriele Barbati said he was able to speak freely about witnessing a Hamas misfire that killed nin...

The Orwells - "Who Needs You"
In Life - By Duncus - 1 hr ago - (link)...

Nasa validates 'impossible' space drive
In News - By Bacchus - 1 hr ago - (link) Nasa is a major player in space science, so when a team from the agency this week presents evidence that "i...

This guy is my type of hero, however...
In News - By Hypothesis - 2 hrs ago - A dose of "experimental serum" arrived in Liberia to be tried on a U.S. charity worker struggling for her life—but ...

Stock Market set to give back ALL of 2014 gains today.
In Politics - By RonaldusMaximus - 2 hrs ago - July is set to become the worst month of the year, dragging the DOW under Jan. 1, 2014 levels. GoBama!!!!!!...

House Republicans fail to pass border bill
In Politics - By Strange Luck - 2 hrs ago - House Republicans failed to pass their own bill to address the border crisis Thursday as efforts to build support amo...

Who owns Gaza?
In Politics - By Zutak - 2 hrs ago - Gaza was part of Egypt. Israel conquered the territory in a war. Israel then repeatedly tried to get Egypt to take...

Bud and Miller Are Trying to Hijack Craft Beer—and It’s Totally Backfiring
In Culture - By R2D42 - 2 hrs ago - By Tom Philpott | Wed Jul. 30, 2014 (link) InBev and MillerCoors loom over the US beer landscape like…well, ...

1000 Children Fleeing Violent Honduras Heading to Violent Chicago
In News - By Tin Ear - 2 hrs ago - (link) (CNSNews.com) - A thousand children said to be fleeing the violence in Central America will be welcomed to ...

room temperature or regrigerated or frozen? How do you best like them?
In Fun - By JeffJenk - 2 hrs ago - (no text)

Sweet Treats for the kids
In Fun - By ... - 2 hrs ago - Give this woman her own cooking show... she'll be a hit! (NSFW... language). (link) :rofl:...

DNC Chair Makes Painful Admission About Obama’s Work Ethic
In Politics - By Tin Ear - 2 hrs ago - President Obama does his job less often than any commander-in-chief since Grover Cleveland, who held the office i...

Leaders of the GOP caucus want President Obama to take executive action ...
In Politics - By Virginia Vet - 3 hrs ago - regarding immigration. You read that correctly. After John Boehner was once again unable to control his caucus,...

Defensive Gun Use of the Day: Take That Everytown for Gun Safety Edition
In News - By WhiskeyMakesMeHappy - 3 hrs ago - “Deputies responded to a home in the 200 block of NW 94th Street in Vancouver at approximately 11 p.m. after hearin...

War and the nature of man
In Science - By Jack Burton - 3 hrs ago - It seems war and conflict is nothing new. (link) Archaeologists find grim proof of man's earliest war Yet some b...

Why do liberals have a double standard?
In Politics - By Orange Rule - 3 hrs ago - Serious question? It is very evident in this forum....

WI Supreme Court Rewrites State Voter ID Law to Prevent It from Being an Unconstitutional Poll Tax
In Politics - By Letmypeoplevote - 3 hrs ago - This makes me very very happy. One of the groups of plaintiffs is suing in Texas on the grounds that the Texas voter...

Hate when that happens!
In Fun - By R2D42 - 3 hrs ago - (link)...

Congresswoman who co-sponsored Bush impeachment bill said Democrats never tried to impeach Bush
In Politics - By Tin Ear - 3 hrs ago - During a floor speech on Wednesday night, Texas Democratic Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee voiced her opposition to the House...

What I Said When They Came for THE HANDMAID’S TALE
In Culture - By Duncus - 4 hrs ago - To start, it is worth noting that The Handmaid’s Tale is used in high school and college classrooms across the na...

Republicans support tax incentives for American Corps to move businesses
In Politics - By Moe Zarella - 4 hrs ago - to foreign countries then turn around and disparage the unemployed. ...

I think we have to listen to Pelosi , she knows things we don't
In Politics - By 7.62fullmetaljacket - 4 hrs ago - (link) NSNews.com) - House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) says the United States must look to Qatar, an a...

Neil deGrasse Tyson rips apart one of the silliest anti-GMO arguments
In Politics - By shortviking - 4 hrs ago - (link) In an old video recently posted on YouTube and unearthed by Mother Jones, astrophysicist and Cosmos host Ne...

Someone told me today that I was the most charming person they ever met.
In Fun - By Bottlenose - 4 hrs ago - And that someone, was me....

Russia And India Begin Negotations To Use National Currencies In Settlements, Bypassing Dollar
In News - By Emma - 4 hrs ago - (link) "Over the past 6 months, there has been much talk about the strategic proximity between Russia and China, m...

Hence, the Hamas question!
In Politics - By PrimeCustodian - 4 hrs ago - As always, the only thing you can count on is the degree at which misinformation practices are used to hide the ugly ...

Obama can't make the Russians blink.
In Politics - By RonaldusMaximus - 5 hrs ago - The Russians have withstood invasions over the centuries including the Nazi invasion of 1941. There's something in...

We may discover life on Europa
In Science - By High Elf - 5 hrs ago - Meanwhile the right wing says, . (link)...

Public service announcement
In Fun - By High Elf - 5 hrs ago - Wearing socks over and over again without washing them is just nasty. If you won't wash your socks, at least hang th...

Immigrant Teen Claims He Was Mistreated By Border Officials
In Politics - By LaughingGull - 6 hrs ago - ‘My Time In The Ice Boxes Was Worst Experience Of My Life’ WASHINGTON (WNEW) — A 15-year-old immigrant from ...

Alison Lundergan Grimes is not too sharp, is she?
In Politics - By Jenny Fromdablock - 6 hrs ago - Grimes recent comment on the Iron Dome Missile defense. Obviously, Israel is one of our strongest allies in the M...

Finnish for beginners
In Fun - By id-entity - 6 hrs ago - (link)...

These farmers have their first taste of the finished product
In Life - By Tepid - 6 hrs ago - (link)...

What is up with dental care?
In Health - By LaughingGull - 6 hrs ago - Why do we here in this country not consider dental care as important as healthcare for the rest of the body? Insur...

Tofu scares me
In Health - By LaughingGull - 6 hrs ago - My husband and I are in our 50s, and have decided that it is past time that we begin to eat healthier. Problem is, w...

Boehner's Breadless Republican Circus
In Politics - By DisCussOr - 6 hrs ago - America deserves better than John Boehner’s breadless (Republican) circus. Americans are getting royally ripped ...

Nigeria finds 10-year-old girl with bomb strapped to her
In Culture - By Emma - 6 hrs ago - (link) "ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigerian forces have arrested two Boko Haram suspects who were travelling with a 10-year...

Now that Richard Dawkins is attacking Muslims and feminists, the atheist Left suddenly discover
In Beliefs - By Emma - 6 hrs ago - he’s a bigot (link) "Note how The Selfish Gene and The Blind Watchmaker — masterpieces of lucid thinking th...

Has Europe cut the UK adrift on data protection?
In Culture - By Troll2 - 6 hrs ago - EU reckons we've one foot out the door anyway In 1805, William Pitt the Younger, on hearing of Napoleon's victory ...

So is this site just going to be another DU?
In Help - By Buford Justice - 6 hrs ago - I see a trend in the alerts going on of a "liberal" poster repeatedly just name calling or making ridiculous accusati...

Exclusive: The inconvenient truth Mr Cameron ignored in his 'crackdown' on immigrant benefits...
In Culture - By Emma - 6 hrs ago - Migrants handed £5billion tax credits (link) "Britain is spending £5billion a year on tax credits for migran...

Cameron faces furious row with Brussels after EU threat to wreck immigration crackdown
In Culture - By Emma - 6 hrs ago - (link) "The European Commission signalled that the Prime Minister's plans for extra curbs on welfare claims by mig...

Android grabs record 85% smartphone share
In Tech - By Troll2 - 6 hrs ago - Google's dominance of the smartphone market has reached new heights, with its Android operating system now accounting...

Geraldo Rivera: Matt Drudge ‘doing his best to stir up a civil war’
In Politics - By LaughingGull - 6 hrs ago - Fox News host Geraldo Rivera has accused conservative blogger Matt Drudge of trying to inflame conservatives and “s...

Would you agree this is the best explanation of what will happen with the ACA
In Politics - By 7.62fullmetaljacket - 7 hrs ago - I have read and heard so many opinions of how this will play out but my belief is this guy is spot on how exactly thi...

Israel to destroy all militant tunnels from Gaza with or without ceasefire - PM Netanyahu
In Politics - By Attila Gorilla - 7 hrs ago - Israel will not stop its operation in Gaza until the tunnels constructed by Hamas have been destroyed, PM Benjamin Ne...

Big presidential entourages from 3 Ebola nations coming to Obama's Africa summit
In News - By Rae - 7 hrs ago - Big presidential entourages from 3 Ebola nations coming to Obama's Africa summit By Paul Bedard | July 31, 2014 | 10...

Update: Barrow Neurological Institute Puts AR-15-Toting Doctor, On Leave
In News - By LavenderGirl - 7 hrs ago - The Barrow Neurological Institute has put its gun-toting brain scientist, Peter Steinmetz, on leave from his job. ...

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In Fun - By High Elf - 7 hrs ago - (link)...

Pope evidently "too liberal" for House Republicans to formally honor
In Politics - By Cliqueclaque - 7 hrs ago - (link) A bipartisan resolution written to honor Pope Francis for his work towards social justice appears to be m...

A Blood-based Biomarker for Suicide?
In Science - By Troll2 - 7 hrs ago - A blood test that reveals epigenetic and gene-expression changes in one gene, SKA2, could help identify individuals a...

Ship Was Discovered Buried 20 Feet Below the World Trade Center Site
In Science - By Jack Burton - 7 hrs ago - (link) Four Years Ago, a Ship Was Discovered Buried 20 Feet Below the World Trade Center Site — Now Scientists Hav...

Suicide Bomber From U.S. Came Home Before Attack
In News - By Emma - 7 hrs ago - (link) "WASHINGTON — When Moner Mohammad Abusalha drove a truck packed with explosives into a restaurant in nort...

Over 120,000 illegal immigrants arrested in just the Tucson sector
In News - By Jack Burton - 7 hrs ago - (link) Pinal County, AZ Sheriff Paul Babeu announced that over 120,000 illegal immigrants have been arrested in just...

Colorado’s Experience Soundly Refutes Common Anti-gun Talking Point
In News - By Jack Burton - 7 hrs ago - (link) Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper spoke on the topic of the state’s 2013 measure outlawing almost all pri...

Seattle Cop Who Issued 80 Percent of Pot Tickets Reassigned
In News - By Strange Luck - 8 hrs ago - SEATTLE — A Seattle police officer has been reassigned after a review found he wrote about 80 percent of marijuana ...

Longest-Living Octopus Found, Guards Eggs for Record 4.5 Years
In Science - By Naveed - 8 hrs ago - (link) A deep-sea octopus, Graneledone boreopacifica, has set a new record for brooding stamina—53 months, the ...

Joe Scarborough turns on Israel
In Politics - By Strange Luck - 8 hrs ago - Joe Scarborough on Thursday had harsh words for Israel’s actions in Gaza, saying the country was engaging in “ind...

A Prospective Pro Athletes' Backup Plan? Pit Crewing For NASCAR
In Sports - By Naveed - 8 hrs ago - I am not a NASCAR fan, but I heard this story on the radio this morning and I thought it was fascinating. Click the l...

Police describe black suspect as 'Negro' in report
In News - By Strange Luck - 8 hrs ago - The police department in Lockport, N.Y., described a shooting suspect as a "Negro" in a police report. Next to the...

Dick Wagner, Alice Cooper's guitarist & writer of "only women bleed" dies at 71
In Fun - By graham4anything4HC45 - 8 hrs ago - (link) Alice Cooper's longtime sideman Dick Wagner dead at 71 July 30, 2014, 8:29 PM EST WENN Alice Coope...

Should job applicants wear their religion on their sleeves?
In Beliefs - By Agent_86 - 8 hrs ago - Job applicants might not want to wear their religion on their sleeves. At least that’s the message that could be ta...

Sexist Supreme Court Judge Rants-
In News - By rahtruelies - 8 hrs ago - "Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, fresh off a bruising loss in the Hobby Lobby birth control case last month, told Yahoo ...

Hamas Executes 20 Palestinians
In Politics - By Orange Rule - 9 hrs ago - Who Attended Anti-War Protest For Being “Israeli Collaborators”… But… but… but… Israel is so evil! ...

Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds 2011 union law
In Politics - By Strange Luck - 9 hrs ago - MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Supreme Court has upheld the 2011 law that effectively ended collective bargaini...

Thousands of U.S. Weapons Provided to Afghan Forces Are Unaccounted For
In Politics - By Strange Luck - 9 hrs ago - The United States’ now decade-plus of fighting the Taliban in Afghanistan may have been hampered by allowing hundr...

Reward! Find A Conservative Who Thought Fed Exchanges Wouldn't Have Subsidies*
In Politics - By JosephNobles - 9 hrs ago - *before March 2010 (link) And that brings me to my suggestion: Is it really true that no one in the press quest...

Colorado's law to provide undocumented immigrants with driver's licenses takes effect today
In Politics - By Strange Luck - 9 hrs ago - Colorado’s law to provide undocumented immigrants with driver’s licenses takes effect Thursday and is playing out...

Sean Hannity on Russell Brand: ‘Dumb’
In Culture - By Strange Luck - 10 hrs ago - Sean Hannity struck back at Russell Brand, calling him “dumb and ignorant” and a “D-List” performer after the...

U.S. Has Sold Ammunition to Israel Since Start of Gaza Conflict
In Politics - By Strange Luck - 10 hrs ago - In the last week the U.S. has provided Israel with mortars and ammunition for grenade launchers requested as part of ...

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