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2014 J F M A M J J A S O N D

Thanks, Obama!
In Politics - By I814U2CY - 3 min ago - Argentinian opposition politicians have accused the country’s president, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, of being ...

Breaking: Kansas Court Kills Kobach Effort To Force A Dem Onto Senate Ballot
In Politics - By Letmypeoplevote - 19 min ago - This makes me smile (link) A Kansas district court ruled Wednesday that the state Democratic Party does not have t...

Michael Dunn Guilty of First Degree Murder in "Loud Music" Killing
In News - By JosephNobles - 19 min ago - It's all over Twitter at the moment. I'll post a link when a story shows. CNN: (link)...

Theodore Roosevelt and American Racism
In Politics - By nopoliticalsaviors - 27 min ago - Freedom Rider: Theodore Roosevelt and American Racism By BAR Editor and Senior Columnist Margaret Kimberley (li...

I don't remember this scene (from either movie)
In Fun - By R2D42 - 43 min ago - (link)...

Secret Service Director Resigns
In News - By Butchie_T - 47 min ago - Just announced: [link:(link) Edit to add ABC link ...

Attorney General Says Virginia Abortion Clinics Don’t Have to Report Rapes of Teen Girls
In Politics - By Dexter Morgan - 58 min ago - Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring has issued a shocking ruling saying that abortion clinics do not have to repor...

How to exercise with your cats!
In Fun - By Attera - 1 hr ago - How to exercise with your cats!: (link)...

Should Obama call Bush?
In Politics - By Docbroke - 1 hr ago - Yes. And ask him to ESAD....

NYC assemblyman arrested for abusing travel voucher
In Politics - By Julio - 1 hr ago - (link) Excerpt: A New York State lawmaker was arrested on Wednesday morning and was expected to be charged with...

Will Obama's legacy be an Ebola outbreak in the U.S?
In Politics - By WhiskeyMakesMeHappy - 2 hrs ago - Will history record that the U.S. should have put quarantine procedures in place for people arriving from infected co...

A Hospital From Hell, in a City Swamped by Ebola
In News - By Troll2 - 2 hrs ago - MAKENI, Sierra Leone — “Where’s the corpse?” the burial-team worker shouted, kicking open the door of the iso...

The Texas border must be secured at all costs!
In News - By dogpunch - 2 hrs ago - We must keep the scourge from spreading. Sacrifices must be made, and made now, before it's too late! (link) (l...

Ebola patient 1st visit: fever abdominal pain...diagnosis low grade virus
In News - By Let it go - 2 hrs ago - @alexazura: Hospital official says #Ebola patient was sent home after 1st hospital visit, team assessed illness as "l...

5 kids from 4 different schools exposed to ebola patient
In News - By Let it go - 2 hrs ago - @jasonwheelertv: #BreakingNews: 5 students exposed to #Dallas #Ebola patient. They attended Tasby MS, Hotchkiss Elem,...

Who is responsible for dropping the ball on ISIS (Poll)
In Politics - By Dork_Diggler - 2 hrs ago - Kinda confused on this one. Out of nowhere, ISIS explodes and takes over major cities in iraq. This type of buildup...

Now here's a guy who enjoys his workout:
In Fun - By Floyd R. Turbo - 3 hrs ago - (link)...

12-18 Being monitored after contact with Ebola patient
In News - By Let it go - 3 hrs ago - (link) @FotiKallergis: UPDATE: Dallas County Health officials confirming to ABC-13, 12-18 ppl were in contact with...

It's Oktober in Germany, the scenery is beautiful
In Fun - By R2D42 - 3 hrs ago - (link)...

Experts question two-day delay in admitting Texas Ebola patient
In News - By Let it go - 3 hrs ago - CHICAGO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The first patient to be diagnosed with Ebola in a U.S. hospital was evaluated initially ...

It's spicy
In Fun - By R2D42 - 3 hrs ago - (link)...

Affirmative Sexual Consent? There’s an app for that.
In Culture - By Strange Luck - 4 hrs ago - My thread contribution for the month: On Monday, we told you about a new California law that essentially outlaws s...

Rhode Island Child Dies From Enterovirus That Has Been Affecting Kids Nationwide
In News - By Doctor_R - 4 hrs ago - Rhode Island Child Dies From Enterovirus That Has Been Affecting Kids Nationwide PROVIDENCE, R.I. (CBS Connecticut...

Thompson: Associate of Dallas Ebola patient under close monitoring
In News - By Troll2 - 4 hrs ago - DALLAS — Due to close contact with a patient diagnosed with the Ebola virus, a second person is under the close mon...

I am obsessed.
In Tech - By Immacolata - 4 hrs ago - Over the past couple of months I have updated the six old themes I had in the Wordpress themes database, then when I ...

Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett's 'Cheek To Cheek' Debuts at No. 1 on the album chart
In Culture - By graham4anything4HC45 - 4 hrs ago - Congradulations to Gaga and Tony!(88 years old & the #1 album in America!) and congratulations to Jazz itself, and s...

Grading the pollsters
In Politics - By orson - 6 hrs ago - Fivethirtyeight.com's pollster ratings tells how much salt you need to take with the results. (link)...

Gardner will say anything to get elected
In Politics - By Docbroke - 6 hrs ago - Now he lies about an endorsement on his birth CONtrol plan. As long as Udall gets one more vote than Gardner, CO wil...

It's good tom see the "sock patrol" being so alert..
In Culture - By frankt8242 - 6 hrs ago - Today...Keep up the good work!!:clap: ...

LMFAO
In Beliefs - By R2D42 - 6 hrs ago - www.youtube.com/watch?v=cu8p9zdu2io...

Fox News Channel Wins Historic Cable Ratings
In Culture - By sargentodiaz - 6 hrs ago - I proudly watch Fox – but not in prime time. Let's see the Libs explain this: FNC: 1,797,000 viewers, up 12 perc...

Outside Ramstein AFB
In Life - By sargentodiaz - 6 hrs ago - (link) Look familiar? And this is certainly not the kind of off-base apartment I remember living in - (link) ...

Watching the Hong Kong protests:
In Culture - By TexMex - 6 hrs ago - I was thinking about Ferguson. I think it's interesting to see HK protestors behave better than the authorities. Th...

Thousands of Walruses Gathering on Alaska’s Shore
In Science - By sargentodiaz - 6 hrs ago - (link) Because the sea ice is melting, according to NOAA. This is going to start the usual plethora of charts and ...

Aeroponics – The Way to Farm?
In Science - By sargentodiaz - 6 hrs ago - Not hydroponics but still a way of growing plants without soil. It looks interesting but I wonder how cost effective ...

Pentagon Promises to Try to Cut Pay and Benefits Again
In News - By nolens volens - 6 hrs ago - (link) Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work said Tuesday that the Pentagon will continue pressing to trim military pa...

OMG, socialism!: German universities scrap all tuition fees
In Politics - By Attila Gorilla - 7 hrs ago - All German universities will be free of charge when term starts next week after fees were abandoned in Lower Saxony, ...

I'm not sure if this is a good thing or a bad thing
In Fun - By R2D42 - 8 hrs ago - (link)...

Taliban slams inking BSA with U.S. vowing to continue war
In News - By akaConcernedCanuk - 9 hrs ago - . (link) Taliban slams inking BSA with U.S. vowing to continue war English.news.cn 2014-10-01 15:35:33 KABU...

This Harry Reid Tom Dashcle dustup is so amazingly juvenile I lol.
In Politics - By Let it go - 14 hrs ago - Simmering tensions between Harry Reid and Tom Daschle are erupting into an all-out feud. Daschle is expressing fru...

Architects & Engineers - Solving the Mystery of WTC 7 - AE911Truth.org
In Politics - By Wildbill - 14 hrs ago - www.youtube.com/watch?v=hZEvA8BCoBw#t=87...

Would you support a lifelong tax break in return for a certain amount of "National Service"? (Poll)
In Politics - By JaimeBondo - 15 hrs ago - Said service could be military, civilian, or a combination, but TOTALLY VOLUNTARY. ...

Singer Glen Campbell Sued Over Film Documenting His Alzheimer’s Fight
In Culture - By graham4anything4HC45 - 15 hrs ago - Glen Campbell Sued Over Film Documenting His Alzheimer’s Fight (link) Country recording legend Glen Campbell ...

Winged Warnings: Built for Survival, Birds in Trouble From Pole to Pole
In Science - By AmandaMatthews - 15 hrs ago - Birds are the planet’s superheroes, built for survival. But for all their superhuman powers, they are in trouble. ...

Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) call for reinstitution of draft. Good idea, or not? (Poll)
In Politics - By Juan Rico - 16 hrs ago - (link) Tough talk is cheap, and so are votes to go to war if lawmakers and most of their constituents don't suffer...

Paul Ryan Says: I Won't Run For President In 2016 If Mitt Romney Runs Again BUT- Geo. Pataki might
In Politics - By graham4anything4HC45 - 16 hrs ago - two different articles first- Paul Ryan Says: I Won't Run For President In 2016 If Mitt Romney Runs Again (link)...

What did you do for fun when you were 9 years old? Check out this little girl...
In Fun - By AmandaMatthews - 16 hrs ago - (link) Amira Willighagen - Ave Maria - for English-speaking viewers...

juries at Discussionist are not corrupt
In Help - By i verglas - 16 hrs ago - First read this: voted 4-3 to HIDE IT. Juror #1 voted to HIDE IT Explanation: No explanation given Jur...

NFL Says Muslim Player Who Got A 15-Yard Penalty For Praying Shouldn't Have Been Penalized
In Sports - By Attila Gorilla - 16 hrs ago - (link) Kansas City Chiefs player Husain Abdullah got a 15-yard unsportsmanlike conduct penalty for sliding on his ...

Liens Filed Against Dem Senator Jeanne Shaheen and Her Husband For Failure To Pay Creditors
In Politics - By Xray - 16 hrs ago - (link) Towns in New Hampshire and Maine placed 21 different liens against properties owned by Democratic Senate ca...

Sen. Bernie Sanders: Arab nations should take lead in fighting Islamic State
In Politics - By Attila Gorilla - 17 hrs ago - Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Tuesday warned that the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) would not be defeated u...

Fitness trainer intentionally gains and then loses 70 pounds in one year to understand fat people.
In News - By Unicorn_Actual - 18 hrs ago - (link) (link)...

If only he'd been armed
In Culture - By orson - 18 hrs ago - When you advocate for lax gun laws, is this what you are expecting? A student was shot by a fellow student outsid...

President Obama is a "post turtle"
In Fun - By Unicorn_Actual - 18 hrs ago - The old rancher said to the doctor, ‘Well, ya know, obama is a ‘Post Turtle’. Not being familiar with the te...

Vanity plate win!!
In Fun - By R2D42 - 18 hrs ago - (link)...

At least he's wearing a red shirt...
In Fun - By R2D42 - 18 hrs ago - (link)...

Wharton Psychologist Says Emotional Intelligence Is Overrated
In Science - By Troll2 - 18 hrs ago - A few years ago, researchers Dana Joseph and Dan Newman wanted to find out how much emotional intelligence really inf...

GOPer explains GOP strategy to Undermine Obama if he goes one way, criticize if he goes the other.
In Politics - By Starbux - 19 hrs ago - On Wednesday, President Obama will reveal his strategy for combatting the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. No one k...

Fox News Nabs Historic Cable Ratings Victory (Poll)
In News - By Da Mannn - 19 hrs ago - (link) Fox News Nabs Historic Cable Ratings Victory From the crisis in Ferguson, Mo., to the cultural impact of Rob...

First Ebola Case Confirmed in Dallas; DFR Crew Quarantined
In News - By Troll2 - 19 hrs ago - A person who moved from Liberia to Dallas a week ago has tested positive for Ebola, becoming the first person diagnos...

OMG-Armed contractor with criminal record was on elevator with Obama in Atlanta 9/16
In Politics - By graham4anything4HC45 - 19 hrs ago - Armed contractor with criminal record was on elevator with Obama in Atlanta (link) A security contractor with a...

This is what obamacare has done for me.
In Life - By Unicorn_Actual - 20 hrs ago - So effective Jan 1 I began paying the Obamacare rates my employer offers. Here is comparison; 2013 2014 Family cov...

National Review Writer Calls for Hanging Women Who Have Abortions
In Politics - By hap - 20 hrs ago - Studies find that women of all religious faiths and traditions, all political affiliations, and all races, classes,...

For the FoxNEWSisToAsTElEbINtY11!! and this time I MEAN IT!!!!!111 crowd
In Politics - By MoreCowbell - 21 hrs ago - Whoops... Fox News also beat all of cable -- all hundred or so cable channels, including perennial winners ESPN an...

Why was the head of the secret service wearing a helmet in the hearing today?
In News - By Xray - 21 hrs ago - If I was the president, that would not make me feel safe... (link)...

Congratulations to Saturday Night Live on 40 years!
In Fun - By ReTooled - 22 hrs ago - PLEASE, FOR THE LOVE OF ALL THAT IS GOOD AND TRUE, PLEASE STOP! STOOOOOP! STOOOOOOOOOPP!!...

Republicans deliberately restrict voting because that is they only way they can win
In Politics - By Gr8Daze - 22 hrs ago - It would be great if we could all just face facts that republicans in republican led states bust their chops to do ev...

Northeast loses 40% of House seats as people flee high-tax states
In Politics - By Doctor_R - 22 hrs ago - Northeast loses 40% of House seats as people flee high-tax states The Northeast, once the nation’s political eng...

Ebola case in Dallas confirmed by CDC, first diagnosis in U.S.
In Politics - By Dexter Morgan - 22 hrs ago - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention notified the media at 3:32 p.m. Tuesday that Dallas has the first diag...

What we know about Alton Nolen - (he didn't like white people, muslim beheader)
In News - By Tin Ear - 22 hrs ago - --------------------- "There was some sort of infatuation with beheadings. It seemed to be related to his interest...

I wonder what the sCienCy and edchukashun party is up to today?
In Politics - By MoreCowbell - 22 hrs ago - Democrats Call for Moratorium on New Charter Public Schools Oh..... (link) . House Democrats on Thursday an...

Ebola confirmed in Dallas Texas.
In News - By Let it go - 23 hrs ago - (link) The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday confirmed the first case of Ebola has been diagno...

Federal judge rules in state's favor in ACA challenge
In Politics - By Doctor_R - Yesterday - Federal judge rules in state's favor in ACA challenge The Eastern District of Oklahoma ruling by U.S. Di...

Jeanne Shaheen ducks Scott Brown debate date
In Politics - By Dexter Morgan - Yesterday - Brown, the former Massachusetts senator, appeared at Franklin Pierce University for what was originally slated as a S...

Obama has skipped more than HALF of his daily intel briefings.
In Politics - By Dexter Morgan - Yesterday - President Barack Obama has skipped his in-person daily intelligence briefing on four out of every seven days of his p...

Obama's Pass-the-Buck Presidency
In Politics - By rh24 - Yesterday - In attempting to downplay the political damage from a slew of second-term controversies, President Obama has counted ...

5-4 SC says Ohio can LIMIT early voting...
In Politics - By Foogarwe - Yesterday - Why do cons hate it when people vote? Dissenting were Justices Stephen G. Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Elena Kag...

Hey fellow Liberals...Question about Ferguson and Darren Wilson
In Politics - By Foogarwe - Yesterday - So I am wondering what we think will happen. First, remember when the right uses the word riot it is meant to deme...

The Third Iraq War Deserves Its Own Campaign Medal
In Politics - By Banshee 3 Actual - Yesterday - The Third Iraq War Deserves Its Own Campaign Medal The official entrance of the United States into a third Iraq ...

“That is just what we do,” Oklahoma City man arrested for allegedly threatening to behead co-worker
In News - By Tin Ear - Yesterday - (link) Department, a woman working at the Bellevue Nursing Home filed a police report on Sept. 16, claiming a co-w...

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