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What to do about insults in jury comments?
In Fun - By eddiepina - 7 min ago - Is there a remedy for jury comments that are as bad or worse than the reported comment? I have to admit, I have be...

Reason Poll: Most Americans Want to Criminalize Pre-Teens Playing Unsupervised
In Culture - By Cliqueclaque - 13 min ago - (link) A whopping 68 percent of Americans think there should be a law that prohibits kids 9 and under from playing...

Hamas finally admits it kidnapped and killed the three Israeli teens in June.
In News - By nolidad - 59 min ago - (link) (link) And they admitted they did it with the purpose of starting trouble. Well they got what they want...

Why do some people give their genitals pet names?
In Fun - By Abby_Normal - 1 hr ago - I've never understood that practice. Personally, I don't have any names for my penis. That would be silly and immatur...

Man admits to killing NJ teen, 3 others in self-styled jihad against US: cops
In Politics - By Banshee 3 Actual - 3 hrs ago - Man admits to killing NJ teen, 3 others in self-styled jihad against US: cops King County prosecutors have filed...

Rush on Clinton, Janet Reno, and Waco
In News - By Strange Luck - 3 hrs ago - LOL "They DID fire tear gas in there!" (link) Limbaugh Flashback: Rush repeatedly referred to Clinton admini...

Well shit! Now we'll never know!
In Fun - By R2D42 - 4 hrs ago - (link)...

Any user names here stand out to you?
In Fun - By starcat - 5 hrs ago - Just names, as far as "cool name," no need to get into views and judgments, this is for fun. Anybody seen a screen...

Who was the best president from 1868 to 1888? (Poll)
In Politics - By Cardinals1982 - 5 hrs ago - (no text)

Gun right group to make guns available to fetuses
In Politics - By Cardinals1982 - 5 hrs ago - Reuters-- Tucson, AZ. On Thursday, little-known gun rights and anti-abortion group "Choose Life-with a Bullet" announ...

4000 New York Police Department cops riot creating havoc and chaos back in 1992 protest
In Politics - By graham4anything4HC45 - 6 hrs ago - (note- the cops were protesting Democratic mayor Dinkins) 1992 history-4000 New York Police Department cops riot c...

Michael Brown Shooting: Why Ferguson Police Never Filed 'Incident Report'
In News - By Let it go - 6 hrs ago - Police in Ferguson, Missouri, did not file an “incident report” on the fatal shooting of 19-year-old Michael Brow...

Native Americans should boot all of us out of the country.
In Politics - By Cardinals1982 - 6 hrs ago - We're all fucking illegals....

Another Responsible Gun Owner Kills Nearby Woman With Stray Bullet
In Culture - By R2D42 - 6 hrs ago - Police believe a man outside a bar in Georgia accidentally shot himself in the hand, and the same bullet killed a wom...

Officer Friendly
In Politics - By JosephNobles - 6 hrs ago - (link) (link)...

Gun control group wants TrackingPoint rifle sales banned to civilians
In Politics - By Juan Rico - 6 hrs ago - (link) (link) The National Gun Victims Action Council on Wednesday called publicly for TrackingPoint to ban sal...

There is a rally for Officer Wilson in St. Louis this weekend
In News - By LaughingGull - 6 hrs ago - Let's hope that the other side does not cause a problem. ...

Found on twitter:
In News - By Strange Luck - 6 hrs ago - (link)...

Employers Can Legally Lie to Workers, Court Rules
In News - By Strange Luck - 6 hrs ago - A recent decision from the Texas Supreme Court has ruled that at-will employees can't sue their employer for fraud ov...

Two Americas: Ferguson, Missouri Versus the Bundy Ranch, Nevada
In News - By Strange Luck - 7 hrs ago - 1) The Bundy Ranch: On one hand, a large group of armed white men marched in a line of battle while at least one civi...

OMG! O'Donnell reports NO incident report yet!
In Culture - By ThreeSparkles - 7 hrs ago - Outrageous!...

Jerry B. Bob Beavis ... Mid 70's Tulsa Ok Furniture Commercial
In Culture - By RATFINK_5.0 - 7 hrs ago - (link) ...

CNN: Rumor Brown broke Wilson's eye socket is false
In Politics - By JosephNobles - 7 hrs ago - (link) Oh....

Police in Ferguson ordered Amnesty International observers to kneel
In News - By Strange Luck - 8 hrs ago - Amnesty International says its delegation will remain in Missouri "until we have a clear picture of what is taking pl...

Trading For Bergdahl Means More Foleys
In Politics - By starcat - 8 hrs ago - Yes, ignoring terrorists makes them more powerful. Yes, appeasing terrorists makes them more powerful. Yes, neg...

Republicans Hate the New AP History Exam
In Politics - By Attila Gorilla - 8 hrs ago - This fall, 500,000 American high school students enrolled in Advanced Placement (AP) US History will be taught from a...

Oklahoma City policeman arrested for raping women while on patrol
In News - By Strange Luck - 8 hrs ago - An Oklahoma City police officer was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of sexually assaulting at least six women while...

From the fine folks at the Huffington Post
In News - By Liberty - 8 hrs ago - [URL=(link) ...

Video of photographer embed with St. Louis County Police
In News - By LaughingGull - 8 hrs ago - I found this video very interesting to watch, but what struck me was this... I'm just a dumb girl, but I thought t...

Ice bucket challenge
In Fun - By Strange Luck - 9 hrs ago - (link)...

Polo the painting poodle
In Fun - By Attila Gorilla - 9 hrs ago - (link)...

Dispatches: In Ferguson, a Police Failure to Communicate
In News - By Strange Luck - 9 hrs ago - ---- It can even be hard to comply with orders to disperse. Audio of protests on August 10 has police ordering a...

Richard Dawkins gets owned by parents of kids who have Down syndrome [pics]
In Politics - By Hard Shell - 9 hrs ago - Dawkins is scum. (link)...

Padma Lakshmi and ‘Top Chef’ crew find Teamsters' Local flavor bitter
In News - By mrwordsworth - 9 hrs ago - According to Deadline.com, the Teamsters threw up a picket line while the hit TV cooking competition was filming at t...

Zippo Lighter
In Fun - By wonderwarthog - 9 hrs ago - Bought a cheapie $10 buck downsized version. Filled it up with Ronsenal. Flicked it lit In front of 30 inch electr...

Bigotry is an inherant biological human trait, as is subconcious pattern recognition that
In Culture - By galileosghost - 9 hrs ago - stimulates an amygdala response (fight/flight/freeze). Fortunately, as humans we can engage our higher functioning (P...

Another GOP Candidate Says Migrant Kids Might Have Ebola
In Politics - By Strange Luck - 10 hrs ago - Arizona Speaker of the House Andy Tobin is the latest Republican politician to suggest migrants from Central America ...

MN: GOP's Supreme Court candidate defies ban on campaigning at State Fair booth
In Politics - By Strange Luck - 10 hrs ago - FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. — The Minnesota Republican Party's endorsed candidate for Supreme Court is watching her sup...

Cop in Ferguson Tweets Lies to Justify Tear-Gassing Protesters in Their Own Back Yard
In News - By Strange Luck - 10 hrs ago - A Velda City police officer who has been part of the militarized police apparatus holding down operations on West Flo...

Does the Left Actually Believe the Right is Racist?
In Politics - By GiovanniJones - 10 hrs ago - My Republican father likes to say terrible things about Liberals. He calls them Communists and says they like to kil...

Who was the best President from the 10 years between Jan. 1964 to Jan. 1974? (Poll)
In Politics - By graham4anything4HC45 - 11 hrs ago - LBJ Lyndon Baines Johnson 36 RMN Richard Milhous Nixon 37 (those are the only two in that time period)...

Americans with Ebola released from hospital
In News - By Docbroke - 12 hrs ago - Was this a miracle from god, or good medicine?...

Election 2014: Connecticut Governor: Foley (R) 45%, Malloy (D) 38%
In Politics - By rh24 - 12 hrs ago - Incumbent Democrat Dan Malloy is trailing Republican challenger Thomas Foley by seven points in Rasmussen Reports’ ...

Scott Brown closes gap with Shaheen (race a dead heat)
In Politics - By rh24 - 12 hrs ago - he New Hampshire Senate race is tightening, according to a just-posted WMUR poll that puts Democratic Sen. Jeanne Sha...

Obama "Dog Pile" thread
In Politics - By Sowilo - 12 hrs ago - So much to be frustrated about... VENT!! Obama is responsible for the rise and growth of the "most dangerous ...

Almanac predicts colder winter, hotter summer
In News - By Jack Burton - 12 hrs ago - (link) ALMANAC PREDICTS COLDER WINTER, HOTTER SUMMER Published Wednesday, the New Hampshire-based almanac predicts...

Asked the waiter to split the bill 3 ways...
In Fun - By R2D42 - 12 hrs ago - (link)...

Constitutional? Unconstitutional? (Poll)
In Politics - By Zutak - 12 hrs ago - A law requiring the President to inform Congress 60 days before issuing any pardon. ...

Media pull out amid new evidence Brown was aggressor
In News - By VOTE - 13 hrs ago - Now that the story is turning and emotional assumptions were made and the policeman is the victim, well that means th...

Was Confederate policy to execute black Union POWs?
In Politics - By Zutak - 13 hrs ago - During the American Civil War—or War of Northern Aggression, if you prefer—was formal Confederate policy to execu...

Ferguson Shooter DID NOT have a broken/fractured
In News - By Crystalbast - 13 hrs ago - eye socket. (link) No surprise here. I had been calling it a BS story all along. Swollen face probably happen...

For those of you seeking God, apparently he works at Emory Hospital in Atlanta.
In Life - By R2D42 - 14 hrs ago - Ebola Patient Dr. Kent Brantly Says 'God Saved My Life' Nancy Writebol and Dr. Kent Brantly have been cured of th...

How good of an eyewitness are you?
In News - By The Center Holds - 14 hrs ago - Watch the following video, and count the number of passes made by the white team. If you've seen this already, ple...

Nobody seems to have mentioned fingerprints in the Brown case
In Politics - By markfantomas - 14 hrs ago - It's worth noting that Wilson claims Michael Brown grabbed his gun. That statement now makes it necessary for the gun...

I was enlightened in the DU today
In Culture - By TexMex - 15 hrs ago - "About 20 years ago my brother and his new wife went to a "Duck Unlimited" dinner here in FL. There was a big dis...

ACA working well despite Republican sabotage
In Politics - By MisterMan - 15 hrs ago - (link) There has been a lot of positive news lately about the Affordable Care Act, both nationally and here in New...

'Support Officer Darren Wilson' GoFundMe Raises Over $137,000 For Cop Who Shot Michael Brown
In News - By john262 - 15 hrs ago - (link) A GoFundMe page set up to support Darren Wilson, the officer who fatally shot unarmed black teenager Michae...

Is it illegal for a cop to shoot a fleeing person? Lawrence O'donnel gets fact-checked
In Politics - By markfantomas - 15 hrs ago - Without citing any law, Lawrence O'donnel of MSNBC said today: Not realizing that the shots fired while Michael Br...

Liberals think that when a kid is being bullied at school the bullying is the fault of the bullies
In Politics - By Cliqueclaque - 15 hrs ago - Since liberals and conservatives seem to disagree about everything under the sun I'm tempted to think that conservati...

posted w/o comment- JERUSALEM (AP) —Hamas admits kidnapping Israeli teens
In Politics - By graham4anything4HC45 - 15 hrs ago - (link) JERUSALEM (AP) — A senior Hamas leader has said the group carried out the kidnapping and killing of three I...

Cool BBC commercial.
In Fun - By Floyd R. Turbo - 15 hrs ago - (link)...

Climate change: Meteorologists preparing for the worst
In News - By MisterMan - 15 hrs ago - (link) MONTREAL: Intense aerial turbulence, ice storms and scorching heatwaves, huge ocean waves -- the world's cl...

UK's warmest period record sparks call for greater climate action
In News - By MisterMan - 15 hrs ago - (link) An expert on climate change policy has called for more action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions as it emer...

US housing recovery appears to be back on track
In News - By MisterMan - 15 hrs ago - (link) WASHINGTON (AP) — A fourth straight monthly increase in sales of existing homes provided the latest evide...

S&P 500 closes at record high, Dow above 17,000
In News - By Strange Luck - 15 hrs ago - Stocks rallied again Thursday as the S&P 500 shot up to close at a record high and the Dow reclaimed 17,000 for the f...

National Guard will pull out of Ferguson after arrest numbers fall
In News - By MisterMan - 15 hrs ago - (link) The National Guard is pulling out of the Missouri town that has been convulsed by violence over the killing...

Local paper knew of Dorian Johnson's guilty plea in filing false report case on the 14th.
In Politics - By Let it go - 15 hrs ago - Yet we have seen bupkis in the MSM. The national media is holding back relevant info, for what reason I don't kno...

Actor Kevin Sorbo: Ferguson unrest let black protesters be the ‘animals’ they ‘truly are’
In Culture - By R2D42 - 15 hrs ago - By David Edwards Thursday, August 21, 2014 13:38 EDT (link) Conservative actor Kevin Sorbo ranted on Facebook ...

US judge strikes down Florida gay marriage ban
In News - By MisterMan - 15 hrs ago - (link) MIAMI — A federal judge has declared Florida’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, joining state...

White Riot!
In Politics - By MisterMan - 15 hrs ago - (link)...

Star Witness In Michael Brown Shooting Charged With Theft, Filing False Police Report
In Politics - By the more you know - 15 hrs ago - (link) (link) Dorian Johnson, the primary witness to the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, has an outstand...

Scientists Used A Rigged Monopoly Game To Show How Money Can Make People Mean And Obnoxious
In Science - By Troll2 - 16 hrs ago - How does wealth change a person? Social psychologist Paul Piff studies the empathy gap – a term that describes how ...

Brown's pathologist not certified?
In Politics - By birdseyeview - 16 hrs ago - Ugh.... “He has none of the qualifications that are required. He has experience as a morgue technician, somebody w...

Feds: Obama Broke Law with Bergdahl Swap
In Politics - By Doctor_R - 16 hrs ago - President Obama violated a “clear and unambiguous” law when he released five Guantanamo Bay detainees in exchange...

12% turnout is an insult to your children
In Politics - By TexMex - 16 hrs ago - "Voter participation in Ferguson, Missouri, has been poor of late, with just 12% turnout in the most recent election....

Phone video shortly after Brown shooting. About five minutes in a witness says he saw Brown
In News - By Floyd R. Turbo - 16 hrs ago - going toward Wilson. Also sounds like he says Brown was over the police vehicle before running. Extremely graphic ...

The Presidential Golf Thing
In Politics - By Zutak - 16 hrs ago - Golf does seem unusually appealing to presidents, while in office. I suspect it has something to do with the physi...

Virginia man named Stoner arrested on marijuana charges
In News - By Strange Luck - 17 hrs ago - A Virginia man with the last name Stoner was arrested on charges of manufacturing marijuana. The Orange County She...

Papantonio discusses Ferguson
In Politics - By Let it go - 17 hrs ago - Found this at DU. Interesting discussion re: officers zone of protection and use of deadly force (link)...

Does this qualify as Racist?
In Politics - By Zutak - 17 hrs ago - I know that racism has no meaning, etc., etc.. Nobody's a racist, etc.. But, out of curiosity, would this qualify?...

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