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August 24, 2014

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From alx9090:

This comment by stellaluna is something that not enough people are saying out loud.
From Ninepatch:
In David Harris Gershon's diary Ferguson protesters chanted, "Hands up, don't shoot!" Darren Wilson supporters replied, "Shoot!" bastrop's comment sent chills down my spine and may very well be the most powerful I've seen that speaks to the fundamental issue underlying this tragedy.

TOP MOJO
August 23, 2014


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Got mik!


  1) Let's hope this sinks the bastard n/t by Retroactive Genius — 181
  2) What a pathetic comment. by ExpatGirl — 160
  3) Memo to Israel by vadem165 — 146
  4) Wish I hadn't read any of that. It's just by Timaeus — 123
  5) I suppose I have to rec this, huh? :) by RLMiller — 108
  6) The Koch bros should be indicted, too. by FishOutofWater — 107
  7) WORD. by Youffraita — 102
  8) Not surprised, also would not be surprised if by a2nite — 98
  9) Speaking as one of the many white people by AnacharsisClootz — 97
10) So were Michigan and Ohio by DuzT — 91
11) Amazing resume by ruscle — 90
12) Yes, you hit the nail on the head. by Timaeus — 89
13) The word is bribery, I believe. by ladycat713 — 85
14) What kind of freaks me out by Captain Frogbert — 84
15) I'm sure all 100,000 Holocaust survivors by David Harris Gershon — 77
16) Eruption is subglacial right now by Rei — 76
17) Facts Ignored by Joe Klein by JekyllnHyde — 75
18) This may sound implausible, but by sidnora — 75
19) David reported on what 40 actually said... by Meteor Blades — 74
20) Well, a recall election didn't sink him by NonnyO — 74
21) Looking deeper, here's my theory: by Shelley99 — 72
22) Despite my rather intimate understanding of by David Harris Gershon — 72
23) UGH!! by moviemeister76 — 71
24) With all of this information by SilverWillow — 71
25) "cringe-worthy" Joe by Denise Oliver Velez — 69
26) We can only dream. Repubs will send Dems to jail by FishOutofWater — 67
27) And that was just six weeks ago... (n/t) by ypochris — 67
28) I will be writing, not replying to comments by FishOutofWater — 65
29) Klein trots out the old tarnished by Denise Oliver Velez — 64
30) The gun was hidden in a special place known only by DrTerwilliker — 64
31) So rude for Bardarbunga by science geek — 64

TOP PHOTOS
August 23, 2014


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