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  •  Senate Power Rankings (6+ / 0-)

    Able to leap to the Wrong conclusion in a single bound..

    I want 1 less Tiny Coffin, Why Don't You? Support The President's Gun Violence Plan.

    by JML9999 on Sat May 03, 2014 at 03:09:51 PM PDT

  •  17yr old exchange student killed in MT ambush (6+ / 0-)

    homeowner set up sensors and CCTV and baited a trap in his garage before shooting teen with a shotgun

    Warning - some snark may be above‽ (-9.50; -7.03)‽ eState4Column5©2013 "I’m not the strapping young Muslim socialist that I used to be" - Barack Obama 04/27/2013 (@eState4Column5).

    by annieli on Sat May 03, 2014 at 03:15:17 PM PDT

  •  KPFT fund drive (0+ / 0-)

    KPFT is a Pacifica radio station in Houston, once again conducting a quarterly fund drive. KPFT subsists on donations from listeners. No commercials. You can show your support for programs you like by calling 713-526-5738 while the program is on the air and pledging a donation.
    'After Hours' starts at midnight early Sunday mornings. Byline: 'Queer Radio with Attitude.' It was produced by the late Jim Carper, others now taking his place. It runs 3 hours, a variety show, often with good interviews.
    'Queer Voices' runs Monday evenings 8-9 PM, produced by Jack Valinski. It includes 'This Way Out',  glbt news worldwide.
    Attorney Geoff Berg produces 'Partisan Gridlock', Fridays, 3-4 PM. This a liberal/progressive program, often with interviews. It also takes call-ins except during fund drives. Even Republicans are known to call in. Geoff Berg is not Rush Limbaugh.

    Censorship is rogue government.

    by scott5js on Sat May 03, 2014 at 03:15:57 PM PDT

  •  Speaking of the White House Correspondents' (1+ / 0-)
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    -4.75, -5.33 Cheney 10/05/04: "I have not suggested there is a connection between Iraq and 9/11."

    by sunbro on Sat May 03, 2014 at 03:28:11 PM PDT

  •  Some great pictures from last month in the WH (0+ / 0-)

    Please swing by and check out the pictures when you have the chance.

    April White House Photo Diary

  •  Transgender Birth Certificate - British Columbia (1+ / 0-)
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    Included in Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act last week, B.C. now issues a new birth certificate for transgender individuals without sex-change surgery.

    27  (1) This section applies if a person's birth has been registered in British Columbia and an amendment to the registration is desired respecting the person's sex designation.

    (2) A person may apply to the registrar general for an amendment to the sex designation on the person's birth registration by providing all of the following in the form required by the registrar general:

    (a) an application setting out the desired amendment;

    (b) a declaration, made by the applicant, stating that the applicant has assumed, identifies with and intends to maintain the gender identity that corresponds with the desired sex designation;

    (c) a statement from one of the following persons that confirms that the sex designation on the applicant's birth registration does not correspond with the applicant's gender identity:

    (i) a practising registrant of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia;

    (ii) a practising registrant of the College of Psychologists of British Columbia;

    (iii) in the case of an applicant who resides outside British Columbia, a person who is practising and who is authorized, in another province or territory, to practise a health profession equivalent to that practised by a person referred to in subparagraph (i) or (ii);

    (d) in the case of a minor, the consent of all parents having guardianship and all other guardians of the minor.

    (3) The minister may waive or modify a requirement of subsection (2)

    (a) on application in the form required by the minister, made by the person desiring the amendment to the person's birth registration, and

    (b) if satisfied that the waiver or modification would be in the person's best interests.

    (4) On being satisfied that an application under subsection (2) is made in good faith and on payment of the prescribed fee, the registrar general must amend the person's birth registration.

    (5) A birth certificate issued after the making of an amendment under this section must be prepared as if the person's original birth registration had been made containing the sex designation as amended.

    Following complaints to human rights tribunals, many Canadian provinces are moving in this direction but are not yet ready to take Germany's approach of issuing a birth certificate without a M/F designation. This issue has received scant media coverage.
  •  California Chrome Wins the Kentucky Derby (1+ / 0-)
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    Calif. Chrome was the favorite and there were no injuries so it was a good race. And, I'm really pleased that Chrome won because he was my pick.

    My invisible imaginary friend is the "true" creator

    by Mr Robert on Sat May 03, 2014 at 03:38:19 PM PDT

  •  THANK YOU * KOS for SB SPORTS * (1+ / 0-)
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    and helping me sliiiiiiide into the tail end of the live stream of my dreams for 2014 Kentucky Derby * via cute little geeky guy i gotta send an email * to NBC url

    * WOW *
    like swinging in the jungle and not falling !!
    SB produced !!

    TRAILHEAD of accountability for Bush-2 Crimes? -- Addington's Perpwalk.

    by greenbird on Sat May 03, 2014 at 03:43:13 PM PDT

  •  Debry 2014 * FOR SENIOR CITIZENS !! (0+ / 0-)

    go check out SB Sports:
    kos, you sly dog.

    VIVA !!

    TRAILHEAD of accountability for Bush-2 Crimes? -- Addington's Perpwalk.

    by greenbird on Sat May 03, 2014 at 03:45:25 PM PDT

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