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daily kos

  • Open thread for night owls: 1944 murder conviction of 14-year-old vacated. His execution can't be
  • Economics Daily Digest: Sharing economy, CEO pay, pension cuts
  • Richmond, Calif., police chief stands with protesters holding #BlackLivesMatter sign
  • Walmart ordered to pay $188 million in Pennsylvania wage theft lawsuit
  • Current Cleveland police union president voted out, but his replacement is even worse
  • Romney, Bush top wide open 2016 GOP field


glenn greenwald

  • Obama's NSA 'reforms' are little more than a PR attempt to mollify the public | Glenn Greenwald
  • On leaving the Guardian | Glenn Greenwald
  • As Europe erupts over US spying, NSA chief says government must stop media | Glenn Greenwald
  • The perfect epitaph for establishment journalism | Glenn Greenwald
  • Committee to Protect Journalists issues scathing report on Obama administration | Glenn Greenwald
  • NSA and GCHQ target Tor network that protects anonymity of web users


  • Late Night FDL: Help Me
  • St.Louis County prosecutor should be investigated for conspiracy to suborn perjury
  • ACLU Appeals Decision Which Created Immunity for FBI Agents Involved in Torturing US Citizens Abroad
  • Voters Are Tired of Obama’s Governing Approach
  • On the BBC Defending Not Torturing People
  • LIVE: President Obama Delivers Remarks on Shift in US Policy Toward Cuba

media matters

  • Fox Host Missed Obama's Reassurance To Americans Over Film Threats
  • New York Times Omits Key Facts To Fabricate Dishonest Clinton-Obama Fundraising Scandal
  • "We Won The War": Bill O'Reilly Congratulates Himself For Having "Single-Handedly Saved Christmas"
  • Bill O'Reilly: African-Americans Should Wear "Don't Get Pregnant At 14" On Their T-Shirts
  • Right-Wing Media Lash Out After Obama Announces Deal With Cuba
  • Fox Turns To Serial Misinformer Betsy McCaughey After Millions More Enroll In Obamacare

the raw story

think progress

crooks and liars

  • Jon Stewart Rips Sean Hannity And Fox For Calling Jay-Z A 'Former Crack Dealer'
  • Open Thread - A New Progressive Movement?
  • C&L's Late Nite Music Club With St. Vincent
  • Ted Cruz: Obama's Cuba Decision Will Be Remembered As A 'Tragic Mistake'
  • Fox Editor: Obama Is In 'Honey Boo Boo Phase' And Just 'Does What He Wants' On Cuba
  • About That Judge Who 'Ruled' Immigration Order Unconstitutional


  • Massachusetts Official Keeps Christ In Jewish Christmas
  • Murder Is Illegal (Even In Montana)
  • Bill O’Reilly: Elizabeth Warren Will Seize The Means Of Production And Execute The Kulaks
  • Cool Conservative Judge Slaps Down Immigration Reform With Stuff He Read On Twitter
  • Missouri State Rep: Ladies, Get Your Abortion Permission Slips From The Dudes What Knocked You Up
  • Hey What Happened To My Comments (Which Wonkette Has Never Allowed)?


huffington post

  • For Some, A 'Positive Change'; For Others, 'Obama Is A Coward': Miami's Cubans Speak out
  • Brown's Interim Task Force Report Calls For Changes In Sexual Assault Cases
  • How Newport News, Va., Works Around State's Pro-Business Laws
  • Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz Takes Powerful Step To Discuss Race With Employees
  • Why Obama's Cuba Policy Changes Are Possible, In One Easy Chart
  • FBI Warned Theaters Of Potential Cyberattacks Over 'The Interview'

kevin drum

  • Russia Has Already Blown Up the Global Economy Once. Will It Do It Again?
  • Obama's Had a Helluva Good Month Since the Midterms
  • The Person Who Cares Most About Barack Obama's Approval Rating is Hillary Clinton
  • Battered Ruble Stabilizes -- For Now
  • Surprise! Obama Plans to Normalize Relations With Cuba.
  • Wall Street Salivating Over Further Destruction of Financial Reform

political animal

  • Day's End and Night Watch
  • Documenting Police Killings
  • Cuomo Orders Fracking Ban
  • Pope Francis Does It Again
  • Lunch Buffet
  • Action and Reaction on Cuba

talking points memo

  • Hiring: DC Associate Editor
  • C-SPAN Mom: Wow, People Actually Watch C-SPAN?
  • Texas TV Weatherman Shot Three Times Outside His Station
  • Dispatch From Havana
  • Jeff Sessions Bows Out: Mike Enzi Will Chair The Senate Budget Committee

paul krugman

democratic underground

  • Russia's Vladimir Putin says his marriage is over
  • Christie expected to name Lautenberg successor
  • George Zimmerman wants ‘inflammatory terms’ banned from trial
  • Swimming Champion, Movie Star Esther Williams Dies
  • Syria Hails Qusair Capture as Foreshadowing Rebel Defeat
  • Lindsey Graham ‘glad’ NSA collecting phone records

liberal oasis

  • MSNBC's Up: Debating Snowden's Lawyer
  • The DMZ: Yes All Women Edition
  • MSNBC's Up: Obama's Bet On Climate
  • The DMZ: GOP Civil War Update
  • The DMZ: When Rove Attacks
  • The DMZ: Immigration Lives

open left

  • Open Thread
  • Lasting impressions...
  • Thank you and a sort of goodbye...
  • Goodbye isn't a very good title because I hope it won't be.
  • Farewell thought: Conservatism is still the enemy
  • I'm not very good at goodbyes, so...


talk left

  • Sony Cancels Release of "The Interview"
  • Obama Issues Pardons and Commutations
  • Obama Restores Ties With Cuba
  • Spending Bill Denies Funding for Federal Medical Marijuana Raids in Approved States
  • Wednesday Open Thread
  • Roman Polanski Files Motion to Close L.A. Case

the nation

  • How Bad Can Marco Rubio and Congress Muck Up the Cuba Shift?
  • The Criminal Justice System Is Broken. Here’s How to Start Fixing It.
  • The Trouble With TNR
  • VIDEO: Elizabeth Warren Blasts Citigroup From the Senate Floor
  • DC Voted to Legalize Marijuana. Congress Should Not Overrule It.
  • How ‘Both Sides’ Framing Undermines the Senate Torture Report


  • Help A Brother Out
  • One Step Forward: Counting the Bodies
  • The Sony Hacking
  • Speaking of Jeb
  • Wednesday Evening Open Thread: Sucks to Be Jeb (As Usual)
  • The End of an Error


  • Historic speeches on the way out the door
  • Down the rabbit hole again
  • If we don't defend the torturers, the terrorists will have won?
  • QOTD: St Ronnie
  • My take on Jebbie
  • Cuba libre

the brad blog

  • Brad on Thom Hartmann Radio: Wrapping Up a Few More Races From Election 2014 [VIDEO]
  • 'Green News Report' - December 16, 2014
  • Bloomberg Editors Stand By Wildly Inaccurate, Misleading Photo ID Voting Editorial
  • Proponents of Oregon's GMO Labeling Measure 92 Concede Defeat Following Adverse Court Ruling
  • We Need Your Help
  • 'Green News Report' - December 11, 2014

informed comment


  • The Huge Implications of Obama's Groundbreaking New Approach on Cuba
  • Cuomo Administration Officials: ‘Don’t Frack With NY’
  • CNN's #AskACop Hashtag Backfires, Triggers Anti-Police Backlash
  • America Has a White Millennial Problem
  • 8 Ways Facebook Is a Cult Just Like Scientology
  • No, We Don't Literally Want to Ban Men—But 2014 Was the Year Women Got Even

mother jones mojo

  • Young Fidel Castro Wrote FDR to Ask for 10 Bucks
  • BREAKING: US To Normalize Relations With Cuba
  • This New Report Explains Exactly How the Afghan Economy Will Fall Apart
  • Pakistani Taliban Kills At Least 145 People—Including More Than 100 Kids—in Savage School Massacre
  • Will Private Prisons Finally Be Subject to the Freedom of Information Act?
  • The Federal War on Medical Marijuana Is Over

war is a crime

  • Putin Shot Down a Plane! Putin Shot Down a ... What? Never Mind
  • America claims black lives matter, but police killings suggest they don’t
  • 6 Guantanamo Prisoners Released, Not Sent Home, but to Uruguay
  • Russia/Ukraine News - Dec 18, 2014
  • The Unspeakable in Afghanistan
  • A Hollywood Hack Holiday: Ending Torture One Dick At a Time

ezra klein

  • The Fed will be ‘patient,’ but will that be patient enough?
  • Fed expresses “patience” in deciding when to hike interest rates
  • What you will and won’t be able to do now that Obama is opening relations with Cuba
  • The huge health care gap between whites and minorities is starting to narrow
  • A tremendous number of school children in America still live in poverty
  • We’re all now just living in the moment, Google data show

oliver willis

  • No, Obama Didn’t Sound Like Bush At The United Nations
  • Hillary Clinton’s Secret Letters To Santa Exposed
  • Green Lantern Liberalism
  • NFL Fans Defending Beating A Child’s Scrotum Are Scum
  • Obama Repeats The Strategy That Killed Bin Laden In Address To Nation About ISIS
  • How “It’s Just Politics” Lets Conservatives Win


  • What is a startup?
  • Backing Ukraine’s territorial integrity, UN Assembly declares Crimea referendum invalid
  • People and sanctions: who and why included in the US list
  • TOP 10: Interesting facts
  • BIG DATA: no more privacy
  • Ukraine – Russia deploys its troops to Crimea

drudge retort

  • Montana Homeowner Convicted in Trespasser's Death
  • UFC Hit With Anti-Monopoly Class Action Lawsuit
  • Reason: The Rising Cost of Felony Creep
  • Reporter: The Sound of Torture
  • Sony Cancels 'Interview' Release After Threats
  • Who Pays Taxes in America in 2014?


  • Question of the Day
  • Zelly Belly Is Magic
  • The Wednesday Blogaround
  • Daily Dose of Cute
  • Serial
  • Two-Minute Nostalgia Sublime

the blue voice

  • Looking forward to holiday political chit-chat (Arrgg-ggh!)
  • The NRA's solution to gun violence: more guns, more fear
  • If only ...
  • Financial recovery and recovery in the "real" economuy
  • The theology of distraction and the Newtown mass gun murders
  • Obama to seniors: Merry Christmas! I'm cutting your Social Security benefits!

news hounds

  • Bill O’Reilly Accuses African Americans Of Disliking America
  • Fox News Still Whining About Unpatriotic Hollywood Golden Globe Snubs
  • What? No Nativity Sets On Fox News Sets?!
  • ‘Terrorism Expert’ Donald Trump Slams Jeb Bush And Pretends He Might Run For President (Again)
  • How Megyn Kelly Made The Pakistan Terror Attack About President Obama
  • O’Reilly Muses About Giving Bill De Blasio A Gift Subscription To O’Reilly’s Premium Website

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