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Archives: January 11, 2012

Biden hits Romney in primary night address

Wisconsin marks another first for Democrats in the nation.

Let's cut the speculation. Romney will win South Carolina.

Barack Obama Singing Born This Way by Lady Gaga

Shit Ron Says...

personal avatar uploading is back!

Before we forget about New Hampshire for another four years

Payment Set for Those Sterilized in Program

Wells Fargo Sucks

Republican Dilemma

OUTRAGE: Santorum Handlers, Police Shove Democratic Presidential Candidate Vermin Supreme In NH

Romney has no room to complain about the context of his words...

So Ron Paul couldn't get closer than 15 percentage points to the Mittens?

Natalie Woods' death again deemed "accidental"--1/10/2012

OWS appears to have got about 3% of the vote in NH, up from 2% in IA.

Jon Huntsman vows to stay in race after finishing third in New Hampshire primary

Big Banks Face Inquiry Over Home Insurance

Precious Bodily Fluids Thread

Just saw 'A Clockwork Orange' today, for the 1st time. Wierd-O-Rama it was!

No... It's NOTHING Like The Past...

Public ire one goal of Iran sanctions, U.S. official says

Supreme Court, reviewing conduct of New Orleans prosecutors, overturns conviction

Supreme Court weighs technology, culture in FCC power to monitor airwaves

Just Finished Watching Casino Jack - The Movie About Jack Abramoff - Whatever Happened To.....

Republicans upset that White House threw Halloween party for servicemembers’ kids. (Americablog)

Here is an interesting rap anthem that has been around for a while and is worth listening to....

Been Watching "Network" tonight...

Mississippi Governor, Already Criticized on Pardons, Rides a Wave of Them Out of Office

Initiative filed against gay marriage bill

U.S. Supreme Court rules credit repair firms can force arbitration

Ron Paul Supporters Have the Best Chants

Our elected representatives are lying to us. Daily. All 537 of them.

Nostalgia. I found this among old emails. (My email) To America's Talking, 10/13/95:

John Sununu vs MSNBC

I started tomato, pepper, basil and other hot weather seeds yesterday afternoon.

Letter: Gov. Walker's actions are outrageous

Presidential Candidate Jill Stein at Occupy Boston

Two Oakland Officers Disciplined Over Occupy Misconduct

I just figured out why the 1% should LOVE the Occupy Movement.

Man bites off woman's nose

Orders From Mordor (LOTR Remix)

Now Able to Exhale, Libyan Rappers Find a Voice

How many beatings Frederick would get in a week?

"Are You A Christian Hipster?" quiz

73% of Protestant Pastors Reject the Theory of Evolution

Toons: Super Pac Rats, Dog on Man, The Pope Speaks and More. - 1/10/12

Is it just me or are fewer people posting on DU-3 than on DU-2?

Iran car explosion 'kills nuclear scientist' in Tehran

Barack Obama is the Democratic nominee. Mitt Romney is the Republican nominee.

LAT: Natalie Wood probe yields no new finding

Better Than Drive-In! Six Zombie Republican Candidates In A Circular Firing Squad Armed W/ Shotguns!

Cool Romney Gif

Report: Bomb kills official at Iran nuke facility

Former President Carter praises Egypt elections

Indignant NKorea doesn't dismiss food-nuke deal

Sixteen dead as Nigeria chaos grows

Richard Gere Slams China: It's The World's Biggest Hypocrisy

HuffPo: Following the Footsteps of the Buddha Across North East India

Disruption of biological clocks causes neurodegeneration, early death

Guess Which Candidate Was Most Organized In New Hampshire?

CBS: More than half of Republicans think these candidates SUCK

Coldplay - Paradise (Peponi) African Style

Fox News reports - OBAMA wins Republican primary vote count in Dixville Notch NH

Occupy the Courts... January 20th

ADL report on anti-Muslim bigotry...

Juan Cole: The Arab Spring Part 2

Mt. Rainier ranger called 'hero' who died protecting others

Homeland Security expanding monitoring of journalists, bloggers, forum posters, social media

Mike Malloy - The Church of M.M. (great rant against the catholic church)

Many wealthy Germans to switch to public health insurance

Does America really need the Republican Party to teach it HOW to be Americans?

There are many issues being ignored as the media chases the

Tel Aviv declared world's best gay travel destination

Vanity Fair: The Meaning of Mitt

Remarks by the President to EPA staff - 1/10/12 (Link to Video)

Australia rebukes Japan over breach

The Tibetans who fought the 1971 war

NKorea food-nuke deal still in the works

The MEGA-HUGE Edition of This Week's Adventures In Law Enforcement - 125 Reports!

Newt's superPAC 'Winning Our Future' - Terminator Style

The Rapture is for ninnies, By Mark Morford

the Atlantic: Could election 2012 be going any worse for the tea party?

Have football fans (and reporters) lost their minds?

What American health care could learn from Finnish education

No Citizens United, no Candidate Gingrich

WBC counts and platelets stabilized....

Mitt Wins Again!

L. A. County jailers more likely to use force on mentally ill inmates (LA Times)

Tom Toles nails Mitt 'Vulture Capitalist' Romney

Watching the "Morning Joe" crew lovingly surround Romney is like watching cats bathe each other

Huffington Post...these idiots do not proof read...Screw up royal..

Tea Parties (FL) Split Over E-Verify, Diluting Prospects for Passage

10 Years

The $1,000 Human Genome: Are We There Yet?

Hundreds of Foxconn employees threaten suicide

Yo Rosie---Not cool.

Voice Mail Villanelle

2 Vt. utilities sue nuke plant over (cooling) tower failure

Call for US naval build-up in South China Sea

Expect worse for the working class

Oil below $102 as Iran oil embargo talks falter

5 Founding Fathers Whose Skepticism About Christianity Would Make Them Unelectable Today

Clarence Page: Why Obama's recess battle really matters

Robert Reich: The Bain of Capitalism

Tweety on Romney's "tremendous assets" - "Genes, a family that looks like a million bucks"

Doomsday Clock moves one minute closer to midnight

New York Times ‘Plantation’ Workers Invited to the Independent Wilds

+++ NFL Picks / Divisional Playoffs +++

Israeli bill would prohibit Nazi comparisons

Every time I see Romney on my teevee

Need Some Advice. We Have Too Many Tree's in Our Yard to Get Dish TV & I HATE COMCAST!

Shottenheimer out in New York - Sparano in??

Why has my avatar morphed into a link to my profile?? . . . Who else??

Double standard in coverage of terror threats facing Israel

Catching up with gay locals in New Hampshire

The Gay Male Couple’s Guide to Nonmonogamy

My monthly membership expired?

RuPaul Crashes N.H. Republican Primary

Oh, the poor Morning Joe crew! Busted by real New Hampshire voters!

A Collective Awakening for the Future of Our Planet

The GOP’s turnout problem

States Attempt to Instill 'Work Ethic' by Rolling Back Child Labor Protections

The Perfect Storm That Could Sink Romney’s Hispanic Vote Hopes

Call me slow, but the light bulb lit up last night

Global warming disrupts natural patterns of glaciation

Brazilian police crack down on students in Teresina (Jan 10)

Fatal Stampede points out University Crisis in South Africa

Do you hear the silence about the primaries from McConnell, Boner, L Graham,

I saw Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy last night (NO SPOILERS)

romney accuses President Obama of losing our triple A credit rating

God’s quarterbacks: What Tebow and Roethlisberger reveal about evangelical politics

Mr. Fish Toon- I Voted!

Europe’s Civic Cultures and the Euro Crisis

On Facebook this morning, one of my relatives

Could lack of republican voter enthusiasm ensure win for Obama?

Ohio parents admit denying ailing son medical care

Texas crime rate and concealed carry

The exaggerated importance of Iowa and New Hampshire

Thom Hartmann from Iceland - Where Banksters robbed the people blind

A note on NH: Romney got 7 delegates, Paul 3 and Huntsman 2.

Romney seems to have turned his sights on Obama. Is this a smart strategy?

Wednesday Toon Roundup 1-Mittbot

does anybody know when the Photography contests will be run again?

Wednesday Toon Roundup 2- More repub primary toons

Wednesday Toon Roundup 3- Politics

Wednesday Toon Roundup 4- The non-Winter and other environmental issues

Wednesday Toon Roundup 5- The Rest

On Fox, Gary Bauer Reverses Public's Support For Gay Marriage

The news coverage today should tell you what we're up against

"We're All On Board If Mitt's It": Fox Growing More Open About Its GOP Advocacy

Luckovich Toon: Matty Ice

I’m insulted that any of these idiots are playing innocent regarding their economic Darwinism.

Mark Levin Hoax Caller's "Death Panel" Lie Sets Off Right-Wing Echo Chamber

Pakistan fires defense minister, escalating crisis

The peak oil crisis: gasoline in 2012

another day,another failure ..."Errors in redistricting process.."

Drumbeat: January 11, 2012

Right-Wing Media Use Kantor's Book To Race Bait About Michelle Obama

Drumbeat: January 11, 2012

First Lady says she's tired of people portraying her as "some kind of angry black woman."

An online model of methane in the atmosphere

Former President Carter praises Egypt elections

Survey: U.S. Protestant pastors reject evolution, split on Earth's age

I predict Paul wins SC...

GOP: Huntsman has NO shot

Ron Paul says he's "nibbling" at

The only drama left for the repubs is picking a VP nominee

With 95% counted President Obama has 47,030 NH primary votes for 82%

A Brilliant Romney Cartoon (thanks n2doc)

Mississippi Man Forms 'Occupy' Super PAC

The Republican VP candidate will be a white male Catholic.

DU Album of the Day: Green Day - "American Idiot"

I ate something for my health, this morning, that I have never eaten before..never..

Hark! What is that I hear?

Yikes! - 'Liberal Democrat' Darcy Richardson got 256 votes out of the NH total of 57,703.

China defends Iran oil trade despite U.S. push

Google Heading for Major Antitrust Suit with Latest Actions.

Doomsday Clock a minute closer to midnight

woohoo get to see the man today!!!

Richard Wilkinson: How economic inequality harms societies. (A jaw dropping TED talk)

BWAHAHA! Donate $100 to Señor Froth and he'll send you one of his SWEATER VESTS! SANTORUM 2012! USA!

2012 will resemble 2004 very closely.

Dailyshow: CNN Shows Why Crank Calling Kerry Kennedy Is A Bad Idea [VIDEO]

TPM: The Perfect Storm That Could Sink Romney’s Hispanic Vote Hopes

I love that 'My Posts' keeps ALL my posts & replies

N.Y. has a nuke plant event - shut down - 230 days since the last one

Statin use linked to more diabetes in women - study

CEO says he’s “embarrassed” to live in Illinois

Shit republican candidates say- good stuff

Assad vows victory, Syria accused of war crimes

Canadian DUers and Health Care Reformers: My Brother as Health Care Debate

i made a post about the pageant before reading iverglas thread. i addressed what she stated.

2 Vt. utilities sue nuke plant over tower failure

Guantanamo Bay: A Wound We Won't Let Heal

Anti Dem Media Slant

Mitt Romney Says Obama Too Cozy With Europe

Vermin Supreme and Ed Cowan Edge up on Obama

Ron Paul's Strange Bedfellows - "What is it with progressive mancrushes on right-wing Republicans?"

"... I’m not sure they’d understand the problem even if they pondered the contradiction."

I think a lot of young folks are being hoodwinked by Ron Paul...

Okay, we've all heard the term MILF

Super Bowl Viewers Will See Graphic Anti-Abortion Ads

Breaking News: re Romney and Huntsman

Exit polls: Romney easily wins wealthy voters but is struggling with middle/working class voters

Natalee Holloway suspect Joran van der Sloot admits killing woman in Peru

This sums up this GOPeas Primary season:

In Illinois, it's legal for a wife to charge her husband for sex.

World Economic Forum warns of economic turmoil and social upheaval

A satirical piece about Tom Corbett and his gang, inspired by his latest PA. food stamp cutbacks

"You shouldn't be seeing this..."

Romney says that NH results indicate that attacks on his record at Bain failed

A Modest Proposal for preventing the poor people in PA. from being a burden on their State (satire)

Would Rubio really help Romney attract Hispanic (i.e. Cuban) voters?

BWAHAHAHA! Amy Kremer on MSNBC: Teabaggers "waiting for a coalescing moment"

One can only hope Romney gets the nomination

Department of self-defeating arguments

I hope Obama will purchase ad time for the Super Bowl

DU3 still dropping title text in quotes

Hostess bankruptcy is bid to freeze driver pensions (Updates)

China, India skyscraper boom may herald downturn

I guess Romney's NH acceptance speech wasn't 'from the heart'

Peak oil can fuel a change for the better

Any one have experience with Lamictal?

I am Mitt Romney’s haircut. This is my year, and I will not be denied.

What was done right this year? (foreign policy)

Appeal the Voter ID Smackdown??

Romney's Bain ADVISES American companies to OUTSOURCE jobs to cheap-labor countries.

Jets want Peyton, not Sanchez

smallest working dog - 2.2 pound therapy dog

Do discounts to gays/lesbians orgs violate the civil rights of straight people? (Class suit)

Reporter Demands Information on Fox's Bill O'Reilly & Police

Is anyone else seeing what is happening with the GOP?

Study: Statin costs 400% higher in U.S. than in U.K.

Michigan Treasurer says Detroit to run out of money by May

The Women of The View Defend Same-Sex Marriage

Ron Paul on Science, Research, Earthquakes, Scientists etc

Pro-Choice: Maybe It's Time To Re-Educate The Voters?

'Swamp Donkey' Taunt Presents Triable Claim

Jimmy Page 1957

Rick Santorum’s Communist Clan in Italy

corporations hate taxes so they let the children pay

The Onion: Romney Wins New Hampshire

The lies men tell themselves about prostitution and strippers.

Job Outlook Brightens From U.S. Factories to Fracking

How do we want to post our ideas and suggestions?

Justices Tout 9th Circuit Theory in Benefits Claim

underwater homeowners may swim freely

Court:Judges Cannot Get Involved in Church Dispute.

Republicans are coveting the endorsement of Tim Tebow...

ZOMBIE LAW 2012: New Hampshire House Passes “Right-to-Work” For Government Employees

On Private Equity Firms

Va. judge rules against conservative churches in property case!

Second Republican State Senator, Cheryl Pflug, Signs on to Washington’s Marriage Equality Bill

The Canada Party - Election 2012

Romney Targeted and Relied On Voters In NH With Upscale Interests Like Gourmet Cooking

Viva La 1% - Rich Voters Carried Romney

Here comes the sun—A new sunflower-inspired pattern increases concentrated solar efficiency.

The Rude Pundit: Mitt Romney, the Dickhead in Full

Advice please.

Palin Speaks: She BE slightly stupider than moldy white bread

Ajax/Alkmaar replay - Kids Only

I’d prefer that pandering politicians leave our souls alone.

Grassley Says Delaying New Senate Confirmations an Option After Cordray

Santorum’s Communist Clan

the 100 most powerless new yorkers

Detroit Auto Show: Will Ford's New Car Really Get 100 Miles Per Gallon?

Kelley: Nuclear Arms Charge Against Iran Is No Slam Dunk

Please help. Scott Walker's policies=67 sex assaults, one patient starved at Mental Health Complex.

Debunking the ‘Obama has made America weak’ Claim

Thank you once again for

Mitt and I have the same personalities.

GOPers and their Compulsion for the Nations REMOTE CONTROL = ABUSE

Startup Promises a Revolutionary Grid Battery—zinc-air battery

Rethugs push for Constitutional Amendment lowering the age required to become president

I want to give a shout out to ProSense.

Not actually weird, but amazing...

Michael Ratner: Guantánamo at 10: the defeat of liberty by fear

China launches operation to free pandas into wild

K&R If You Agree None of the Republican Candidates are Electable

"Normal" sexuality?

Republican Candidates to Seek Support from SC Boaters

New Hampshire Republican Convention Delegates Rehearse

Admin needs to do something about the Adam Sandler crowd in GD

Mitt 'Let Detroit Go Bankrupt' Romney: President Obama laid off autoworkers

South Caroline Republican Campaign Graffiti

Lenny’s Sandwich Shops to Pay $5.1 Million for Wage Violations

U.S. Diplomat To Meet Egypt Muslim Brotherhood

Redstate: Romney "Unelectable" Because of Bain Capital Ties

Love Languages, Feminists in Romantic Relationships & Prostitution

It's Friday!

AG Holder announces new fbi definition of rape

Egypt to halt annual Israeli pilgrimage

Winter Skin..

Niclas Steno is today's Google doodle.

Today is the 1 month birthday for DU3

25 common Disinformation Tactics

Poverty in America likely to get worse, report finds

Obama & So-called Socialism is going to win the day fairly handily in November 2012

What is 32 Minutes?

lounge hosts

Obama speaking on jobs and insourcing on the tv (speech is over) n/t

Greenwald: The new WH Chief of Staff and Citigroup

Anyone know a source for current delegate counts?

Music by decade

Sept. 11 Bracelets Come From China

Mirror matter and "souls"

Murder not a top cause of death, a first in 45 yrs

The next step in electoral corruption: Expect Democrats to Make Political Hay of This

Romney announces support of anti-immigrant hate group member.

Report: PSU trustees briefed on Sandusky investigation as early as last May

Murder not a top cause of death, a first in 45 yrs

Doomsday Clock moves to five minutes to midnight

Bernie Sanders is asking us to sign a pledge to fight to overturn Citizens United....I'm in!

NOW - Obama giving speech on jobs in America. Crawl along the

When Dummies Root For Number Two

The Evolved Self-Management System

State budget cuts harm people with real needs - By Patriot-News Editorial Board

One Of Those Fucking People Wins New Hampshire Primary

memo to pope

Corporate Welfare: State Taxpayers Pay to Train Workers for Large Corporations

Confiscated bushmeat 'poses virus threat' {at american airports}

Chip Cravaack's Question Dodgeball (dodges WCCO questions about living in NH)

WIS. Gov. Walker Accused Of Over 1,000 Violations Of Campaign Finance Law, Could Face $557,500 Fine

Pakistan army warns PM Gilani over criticisms

Don't mess with old folks!

Conservative Mag American Thinker calls Mitt a "vulture capitalist".

Bill Moyers: 'Capitalism is Out of Control Thanks, In No Small Part, to Citizen's United'

Haven't We Lived Through This Primary Before? By David Weigel

Truthiness and Ron Paul

Why Is North Carolina Paying to Train Workers for Caterpillar, With No Guarantee the Company

Low Income white Men Can't Relate to Romney

Violent crime in the United States has been dropping continuously for almost 20 years.

Who or what is behind this whole Ron Paul obsession?

Would I ?!??!? My wife loves this joke,,,,

Israel subsidizes West Bank housing, breaking promise to U.S.

What if the minimum age for military service was 55?

Republican National Committee Files Brief Seeking To Allow Corporate Funding Of Campaigns

The EPA's Weak Stance on Nasty, Immune System-Wrecking Dioxins

U.S. Drone War Returns to Pakistan (And It Ain’t Stopping)

Think Progress: Romney Relied On Wealthy Voters To Win New Hampshire

Roger Simon: Mitt Romney Wants to Save Your Soul

Vivian Maier for those in the NYC area

Just curious re the consensus of DUers regarding the reliability of primaries when....

I thought this one would have gone 5-1 to leave alone.

School puts troubled kids in 'scream room'

I'm having trouble getting my links to show in new format

President Obama Provides Contrast With Romney's Brand Of Corporatism With 'Insourcing' Forum (DUW)

Thank goodness my neighbors moved

10 Ways Right-Wing Christian Groups Will Likely Shove Religion Down Your Throat This Year

The 20 Biggest Donors of the 2012 Election (So Far)

Man fighting Obama candidacy asks black Jefferson County judge to step aside due to racial bias

Truthiness and Ron Paul - Part 2

Fair game to use ads targeted at conserv. showing Romney's past liberal positions?

Winter in the South - What's outside my door today

TYT: Texas Schools Have Police Arresting Kids

Graph of NH candidate votes by voter income.

Iran nuclear scientist killed by car bomb

Maine - Exchanging time for healthcare in the US

Report: Elizabeth Warren Raised $5.7 Million In Fourth Quarter 2011

Russian naval vessels anchored in Syria

Wednesday Slap-O-Rama. Who would you like to smack the shit out of?

When religion becomes a mere stand-in for secular values

Yes the pope is Catholic. But he didn't say gay marriage threatens humanity

Pic Of The Moment: Romney Struggling With Working Class

Kris Kobach, Author Of Anti-Immigrant State Laws, Backs Mitt Romney In GOP Race

Nutrition Facts for the 521 Restaurants

Andaman tour operators offer 'human safari' to visitors, video shows Jarawa women dance for tourists

I got a 25.00 a month COLA!!!!!!! Can I be the 1% now?

and remember: There was no president called George Walker Bush! He did not exist. It was all Obama!

Israel: living conditions deteriorate, more money to army

I have a bug to report and I can't find the bug thread.

Aborted Fetuses: The Awkward Guest at Your Super Bowl Party - Randall Terry is back!

Supreme Court: Church-state separation extends to religious schools

In light of police deaths, training is scrutinized

What are your travel plans for 2012?

Tebow Magic

Study says every star {likely} has planets (BBC)

Chinese Army Drill: Practice Changing Tire at 110 kph

Awww, meet the new little one...

Confiscated bushmeat 'poses virus threat' (BBC)

All Of Area Man's Hard Work Finally Pays Off For Employer

US condemns bomb attack on Iran nuclear scientist

Pandas grow on trees. Who knew?

I have just decided it should be okay to teach the theory of Creation in schools

Skyscrapers 'linked with impending financial crashes' (BBC)


That 100 years of Oil they claim America has will go overseas

Naturally Curly hair

Complaints about Types of Posts or DUers

Protesters interrupt Graves (R-MO) speech

Evangelism Linebacker Takes Over

Paul Krugman Speaks His Mind About Romney and the Republicans

Supreme Court won't hear case on concealed gun permit for medical marijuana user

A wild card awaiting Romney (Gergen / CNN)

Nicolas Steno: obscure partly because his life doesn't promote story of religion-science conflict?

Good Wages, Unions and Government Regulation Are The Solutions, Not Causes, of our Economic Woes

Mafia now "Italy's No.1 bank" as crisis bites: report

Ex-Democratic Party official jailed for fake Tea Party scheme

Kitteh planking

Canton OH Officer who threatened concealed carry holder fired

IFObama lost and Mittens were president...

Judge Judy would not pass them GOPers stories, solutions, explanations,

Dang....Jury Duty Problem...

And the roller coaster goes down.......

The Punk Patriot - Our Government Sucks, because YOU SUCK.

Tim Tebow: The GOP's hottest endorsement?

Sound Advice

cnn mitt poll

Rich withdraws Democratic Party-drawn redistricting maps

Some defeats for the Government on Welfare in the Lords!

Fellatio Class in Public Schools?

New England Journal of Medicine celebrates 200 years

1/11/12 Traverse City: Move to Amend

What a ’60s Case on Mixed-Race Marriage Says About Today

North Carolina Election Official Refuses to Put Marriage Up for Vote

from 2006 to Sept 2011 47,515 have died in mexico`s drug war

Was Michael Jordan really cut from his high school team?

Tens of thousands HongKong residents living in rabbit cages, piled on top of each other.

When Verle was discharged from the Army after WWII....

Harry Connick, Jr - Sweet Georgia Brown and Caravan

I hate doing taxes.

Gingrich: Obama makes me irrational

ESPN Poll: Tim Tebow is America's favorite active pro athlete.

Now Able to Exhale, Libyan Rappers Find a Voice

I'm guessing storage wars is already testing replacements

Newtie-PAC's anti-Mittens documentary is up!

Perry Buck announces run for House District 49

I just served Jury Duty - ask me anything

Libertarians, free markets, and corporations.

Mafia is now Italy's 'biggest bank' and squeezing the life out of small business thru extortion

Any poodle people here?

Wolf Blitzer REALLY admires the GOP candidates "sacrifices".

Did you know the kid who played Donkey Lips once met Ronald Reagan?

Democrats Say They Win Either Way as Republicans Brawl

Virginia board bucks Cuccinelli’s advice, approves gay nondiscrimination policy

Turkey holds trucks taking suspect Iranian cargo to Syria

Election Law Experts Say James O’Keefe Accomplices Could Face Charges Over Voter Fraud Stunt

Suspected Syria munitions boat to leave Cyprus

Caption this pic!

A moment to de-stress. Siberian tiger mom collars her cubs.

fresh thread. i purpose that the sop gender issue is moved down

Let's reframe the Israel debate

Hey Kids, Wanna Get Secret Messages From Your Republican Heroes?

IDF soldier: Burn all leftists, Arabs

Jerry Sandusky watched the PSU-Illinois FB game from the President's box on Oct. 29

So someone retired from Meta and I've become a host...

Calling one DUer a "dogmatic talking-points factory" and others "delusional" isn't rude.

HEY! If Van Der Sloot pleaded guilty of murder, Bush and Cheney can do the same. I'm waiting.

It's simple - the GOP powers to be don't give a rats ass if they lose the 2012 Presidency

Would your opinion of Tim Tebow change if he endorsed President Obama?

Americans are eating less and less meat

Take away message from Romney's victory speech in NH

Colombian court orders protection of massacre victims' relatives

Stem Cell Fraud: A 60 Minutes investigation

Colombian court orders protection of massacre victims' relatives

Chief of staff Jack Lew on Medicaid

Nearly one-third of the middle class suffered downward mobility......BEFORE the Great Recession hit

Former DAS boss may be acquitted of murder charges

GOP group seeks to block use of redrawn districts

Justices Grant Leeway to Churches in Job Bias Laws

State shift of carbon fee to deficit questioned

EPA cracks down on Redwood City metal recycler

Oakland cops disciplined for name-covering episode - covered name tag with black tape at occupy even

S.F. sheriff likely to face misdemeanor charge (SF Chronicle)

Struttin' With Some Barbecue

PETITION: Stop LGBT Discrimination in our Schools (Rep. Polis' H.R. 998)

Russia's era of managed democracy is over, claims presidential candidate

We need a new path to survive a new paradigm.

3 soldiers charged with 'false positive' murders

3 soldiers charged with 'false positive' murders

Did you know zip codes went into effect in only 1963?

Courts Can't Intercede in Church's Firing Choices

Former DAS boss may be acquitted of murder charges

Shit Republican Candidates for President Say: Their Unwavering Obession with Sex

Dept. of Awkward Optics: Obama May Move Convention Speech to BofA Stadium

This graphic explains the fear everyone should have a President Ron Paul...

India, Israel Pledge Cooperation on Counterterrorism, Trade

Republicans to expand Latino outreach

Mail on Sunday used investigator after he was charged, editor admits

Many of the people out of work the longest likely will never work again

Thank you to Customer Who Stuck Up For His Little Brother - amazing story!

Elizabeth Warren Raises $5.7 Million In Fourth Quarter 2011 In Bid To Unseat Scott Brown

Elizabeth Warren outraises Brown in Massachusetts Senate race

No matter how nice they are, if they are a rethug, they're still an asshat

Data Show German Economy Stalling

Passage of NDAA Revitalizes Guantanamo Detention Facility, Says Amnesty International

Am I the only one who is shocked by Chris Cristies' public appearances?

The thing about Romney vs. Obama is that Romney has no idea how Middle/Lower class people.....

Interesting read.

The next revolution in beauty...

Oakland cops disciplined for name-covering episode (at Occupy protest)

Couple's baby dies while sleeping with them. 2nd baby to die this way. Facing charges

Fla. Gov. could get more power to select judges

The rich, they are not like you and me ...

EPA: Power plants main global warming culprits

NTSB focuses on deadly year in air races, shows

Texas Abortion Law Is Fully Restored on Appeal

Pictures of the 2012 Democratic Ticket & who I think will be the 2012 GOP Ticket

Global Unrest: How The Revolution Went Viral

Ohio parents plead guilty in son's cancer death

Rwanda genocide report exonerates Paul Kagame

DOE Releases New Video on Electric Vehicles, Highlights Administration Support for U.S. Auto Indust…

PHOTO: "This is the church, this is the steeple. Open the door and..."

Feds add to 'most wanted' deportation list

Well today I attended a city council meeting

Investors Say Supply Sider Arthur Laffer Backed a Ponzi

Religious Groups Greet Ruling With Satisfaction

Lieberman's Bill to Kick Off Internment Camps

(Sask.) Man visited emergency 150 times, Wall says

"Penis tattoo" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "penis tattoo".

'God vs. Gay' writer Jay Michaelson on religious equality

2010 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Data from Large Facilities Now Available / First release of data thro…

What is all this stuff on the post a thread page??

Embarrassing Goalkeeper Error Leads to Goal

How to start an internet arguement...

We have Formatting Buttons!

Except for the smilies, I don't know what any of the new tabs are for.

Im sick of christians jamming their religion down peoples throats

I think Romney will choose a woman for his VP pick and I have a hunch

US presses China over Iran oil imports

Spence campaign defends academic record

Nobody could have anticipated...

Gulf states seek to calm fears over Hormuz

I would like to see the LBN column extend to the bottom of the latest page.

California Dream Act foes' petition drive falls short

Super Bowl Viewers (in 40 cities) Will See Graphic Anti-Abortion Ads With Pictures Of Bloody Fetuses

What should I make with leftover FRESH ham (already roasted)

Tennis 24/7: The Golden Oldies

2 TH 3:10 ",that if any would not work.. This verse seems to upset some people, would anyone care to

Warm In Fargo-You Betcha.

Falklands' conflict Harrier fleet sold to the US Marines for spares

Stinky Slime ALERT

Should this bible passage be added to the Terms of Service?

46% of millionaires pay ZERO tax?

Haitians in Brazil get visas but border checks increase

Galaga, the Paper Cat.

From now on, I'm calling him "Raider Romney."

If Mitt Romney truly believes corporations are people (my friend)

No hearts in February under the new 'subscription' system or is something in the works?

Lots of NY Jets-bashing by.....the NY Jets

Papantonio: Romney Helped Invent Vulture Capitalism

US says offshore oil drill to be deployed in Cuba is OK

Any idea what county Cardinal Dolan's people come from?

We can do custom avatars again. Would any of you like a hand making one to use?

French court rejects Renault heirs' challenge - heirs to the Nazi collaborators have some nerve

Worst possible outcome: Too-Big-to-Fail Definition May Expand to National Lenders, Shadow Banking

Mitt Romney is Edward Lewis... without the Julia Roberts part.

Bain Capital has an interesting portfolio, including Clear Channel Communications.

Chris Hedges at Freedom Plaza

Shit! Today is the 25th anniversary of THE DRIVE.

The Japanese did NOT bomb Pearl Harbor

Jon Stewart goes after the horrible "Early Start" on CNN.

Creationists and Dawkins Agree: Science Rules Religion

Anyone else looking for a part time job?

Supreme Court declines to make it harder to introduce eyewitness testimony at trials

Chatham installs openly gay, black Republican mayor - believed nation's first

What caused an unholy trinity of Republicans, Democrats and the President to trash the Constitution?

Haiti earthquake: two years on, and just half of promised aid has been delivered

Greek Crisis Has Pharmacists Pleading for Aspirin as Drug Supply Dries Up

Solar Stocks Rally on German Installs, China Doubling Solar

Bias in jury voting towards members with errr a "reputation".

Oil refiners sever links to Iran

Video shows Marines Urinating on Corpses in Afghanistan

Election Law Experts Say James O’Keefe Allies Could Face Charges Over Voter Fraud Stunt (TPM)

Pressure Point: US wants China to choke Iranian oil flow

Three Carlyle founders each land a $138m payday

If they are defending Romney's layoffs as a by-product of capitalism, then...

Video appears to show troops urinating on corpses

US re-starts deadly drone strikes in Pakistan

Rich Guy (John Castle) Breaks Server's Finger For 'Schmucky' Service - Eater

TYT: Why Republicans Love WH Chief Of Staff Jack Lew

Child leukaemia doubles near French nuclear plants-study

Norfolk Southern To Hire 2,600 Workers In 2012!

Guantanamo Bay -- Ten Years and still no end in sight

Obama's new chief of staff got almost a $1 million bonus AFTER the taxpayers bailed out Citigroup

Jessica Ahlquist Has Won Her Lawsuit!

Clinton: US Had No Role In Killing Iran Scientist

"i like being able to fire people" wasn't out of context. it was a change of context.

The Real Reason Israel Kills Iranian Nuclear Scientists?

Warren Buffett Ready to Take Republicans’ Tax Challenge

What Mitt Romney REALLY Said Last Night


Wall Street Employee: 'It's Just No Fun' Anymore - HuffPo


Oil lobby's financial pressure on Obama over Keystone XL pipeline revealed

Mitt Romney Says We Must Only Speak of Income Inequality in ‘Quiet Rooms’

Five U.S. Senators Are Perfect Koch Servants, Americans For Prosperity

Newt is desperately trying to stuff the Corporate Raiders genie back in the bottle

follow @MexicanMitt on Twitter

TOM THE DANCING BUG: Use Your Republican Decoder Badge To Find Out Their SECRET MESSAGES!

so why on earth do men put women up on a Pedestal...

Austin Texas. Largest no kill city in the nation

If you’re not allowed to enslave people any more, or even loot their resources, then what

Oh. This is the new owner of the Raiders.

Oh, Look Pretty Bow!

Another "Let Them Eat Cake" Moment For Romney... "Quiet Rooms"

Israel Subsidizes West Bank Housing, Breaking Promise To U.S.

You shouldn't be seeing this, but if you are, please report it in the Help & Meta-discussion forum.

Warren Buffett: I’ll Pay Up If Republicans Do The Same

I got banned from FR in 2007 for saying this.

link to Murray McMurray

Finally! Big changes to the US Open Cup

You shouldn't be seeing this, but if you are, please report it to ohiosmith.

Bill O'Reilly on Romney and Bain Capital


Indiana Democrats Losing Fight Against Union Limits

SNA: Sen Collins’ shipbuilding showdown

Gay inmates effectively barred from drug rehab, suit alleges

xPost from LGBT: North Carolina Election Official Quits rather than put antigay measure on Ballot


These smilies are lovely - thanks Admin

TOM THE DANCING BUG: Use Your Republican Decoder Badge To Find Out Their SECRET MESSAGES!

Gov. Walker Accused Of Over 1,000 Violations Of Campaign Finance Law, Could Face $557,500 Fine

Twinkies maker Hostess seeks bankruptcy protection

There’s Dumb, There’s Damn Dumb, and Then There’s Take Your Breath Away Dumb

Newly identified hormone acts like a workout

Comparison of "right to work" states with proposed Keystone pipeline

Lo Cal doggie treats: Green Beans! Who would have guessed????

I wonder if we could have an "isolation tank" or a 'clarification and response' forum or group

Who does Fox 'news' like for the republican nomination? Curious. nt

How NPR Killed the Radio Star

Rush Limbaugh Compares Rick Perry To Fidel Castro

World's Largest Quantum Computation Uses 84 Qubits

Exclusive: Republicans move to control Keystone approval

State of the Commonwealth address on PBS, 7PM Jan 11, 2012

Class Warfare, Not Just for Republicans Anymore--That’s enough to make Mittens cry.

I was trying to post and I kept getting a error....and a yellow

Will Obama Issue an Order Exposing Big Corporate Political Spenders in Citizens United Era?

4 Farmworkers, 4 Children Slain in Honduras

I saw an ad on CNN that seemed to imply "Real Time" with Bill Maher was on again this

4 Farmworkers, 4 Children Slain in Honduras

Wisconsin GOP stars to host rally for Scott Walker

Ha! Dallas station just said that Perry risks being booted from debates

Best Simon and Garfunkel song?

Where are they now?



Canadian man 'beaten to death by five cops after trying to give woman officer a bear hug'

Republicans are NOT Job Creators, period.

Romney selects woman as running mate.

Ron Paul isn't anti-defense spending, he's anti-everything else

Mitt Romney On Wall Street And Inequality

Tebow 'tunes >>

George Lucas: Hollywood Wouldn't Back My Film About Tuskegee Airmen Due to All Black Cast

World's tiniest frogs found in New Guinea

What sucks most for non-believers? Believers will always have the last laugh.

OH Happy Day

I don't get it -- how do hip hop rodents and robots sell cars?

Gordon Gekko endorses Romney in SC

Hello. I need help with translating this Japanese writing to english.

Threads about prostutition and stripppers

Fire union sues over back wages

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Thursday, 12 January 2012


Why should the Palmetto Bug State have so much influence

This "message from our President" could still win a debate with any of those GOP candidates

No Doubt, Nicole Scherzinger, Rise Against Twitter-Hacked By Ron Paul Supporters

Names of Jury members

seeking info on shasta lake Calif. IS it mostly a vacation spot with few real full time residents?

Carlyle Group: $16 Billion in Debt in 2008, Now Flush in Cash.

Cop Punches Special Needs Girl In The Face, Threatens Iraq Veteran For Recording It

Redistricting delays prompt Arizona election bill

Republican presidential candidates say unions have too much power

Ah, jeez. ET is peddling Mitts sons as sexy

ISSUE: Education "A Teacher's Letter to President Obama...

Coalition Targets "First Billion" in NY Corporate Tax Loopholes

Fourth nuclear scientist from Iran assasinated. Hillary Clinton says it was not the USA. Speculation

Tea Party Caucus Members Are Twice As Rich As Typical Member of Congress

What's Driving Health Care Costs

Romney Touts Support Of Creator Of Arizona's Hateful Anti-Immigration Law

From the archive, 12 January 1985: Ortega offers amnesty to contra leaders

The Mitt Romney movie has been released in full (You Tube)

Bond set in twins' deaths (mother killed self delivered newborns)

New White House staffers have Catholic, Jewish ties

It's the Foreclosure Crisis Stupid: Esrati for Congress (D), OH, 10th

CaliforniaPeggy scored tickets to see her favorite band at her favorite venue!!!

Li'l Skittles li'l skittycat was understandably just a LEETLE neurotic.

Santorum predicted man-on-beast... but didn't expect it to be his own gun-nut supporters at fault.

Double your pleasure... double your fun... with Double-Kim, Double-Kim, Double-Kim-Jung.

It's true that MiddleFingerMomMom was just a tad over-protective of Li'l MFM.

NOBODY expected MFM to remarry, least of all MFM... but nobody expected him to meet Ms. Right.

Great Moments In Stupid Chevron PR

Gingrich's ad...

Israel’s High Court rejects petitions against ‘Citizenship Law’

Is there link about that tells the rules for groups?

Abortion, gay marriage could be next on chopping block in Canada, Chrétien warns

Lunch Pail Republicans Oppose Indiana's Right to Work Bill

Big Ed is busting a gut over Romney's "quiet rooms" comment.

The "Japanese" did NOT bomb Pearl Harbor. Yoko Ono acted alone.

The Mitt Romney movie has been released in full (You Tube)

Reddit Gets Ready To Go Dark To Protest SOPA - TheAtlantic

New Material Can Scrub Carbon Dioxide Right Out of the Air at Unprecedented Rates

Republican National Committee Files Brief Seeking To Allow Corporate Funding Of Campaigns

Sigh-----(face palm). So, will the frog jump or die?

What's with Olbermann?

Why shouldn't I be seeing that? "You shouldn't be seeing this, but if you are, please report it in

The Abyss will also Gaze into Thee

Updated 8 p.m. ET: Mississippi Circuit Judge Tomie Green has temporarily blocked the release

Mitt Romney’s true colors

Mother makes son wear sign saying he is a lying, thieving, drug dealer.

Who else just saw Big Ed wearing glasses and reading a storybook?

Actual headline: "I lost my virginity twice: Woman, 27, reveals she has TWO VAGINAS"

Romney’s Mix of Apples and Oranges

Romney: enough with the envy already!

New York Regents Give Religious Schools Conscience Exemption To Teaching Tolerance

The Problem Prisoners: Ten of the most controversial detainees still held at Guantánamo.

Israeli archaeologists find 1,500-year-old kosher 'bread stamp' near Acre

Modesto Irrigation District keeps alive proposal to sell water to San Francisco

Guantanamo Bay lawyers to halt written communication

Japan and Canada warn on Volcker rule impact

Google Softens China Stance

I-pod keeps seizing at end of chapters in audiobooks. Help!

Baca says deputy who struck woman in video may need retraining

WTF? Mitt Romney Says We Must Only Speak of Income Inequality in ‘Quiet Rooms’

does anyone know about the google nexus phone. what is special and exciting about it

Who Will Get More Off Field Camera Time This Weekend?

When ya gonna clear out the vids on the front page?

Florida AG Office Encouraged To Intervene On Behalf Of Foreclosure Fraudster LPS - FDL

Whisper, whisper

Romney left Massachusetts with $1 Billion deficit

NJ’s entire Dem. Congressional delegation to state legislators: Pass the marriage equality bill

Funny Money: Pa. Charter School Accused Of Using Public Dollars To Fund Church

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers Check In!!

Guardian UK: Mitt Romney, man of the corporate people

Former Michigan congressman Mark Siljander (R) sentenced to year in federal prison

An Apology to Jurors for a Mistake on a few Recent Alerts and Questions (possible bug?)

"When mitt romney Came To Town". The Full half hour movie from newt:

Petition to support LGBT youth in schools. Federal bill.

This election marks the beginning of the end for Iowa and New Hampshire

PHOTOS: Get To Know The Booth Babes Of The Detroit Auto Show

Scott Walker Billboard Fail (another Bwuhahaha moment)

King of Bain - FULL VIDEO - 28 minutes - Romney and vulture capitalism

Lord Bain: "I Do"

The Heart of Unionism: One Local Union’s Story of Solidarity

Good News for Elizabeth Warren: Romney is really pissing off Scott Brown

I NEVER thought I'd say ANYTHING like THIS!

Today Newt Gingrich just became: Our New Best Friend

Students, Not Teachers, Can Fight Ban on Ethnic Studies

Tony Benn: A Voice From Labour’s Left

Newspapers going the way of the Dodo bird

Warren Buffet challenges GOP to a dare.

Child Leukaemia Doubles Near French Nuclear Plants: Study

BEAUTIFUL: Veterans Fill Iraqi Restaurant in Lowell, MA After Vandal Smashes Its Window

Great Parenting Comics for laughs

Child Leukaemia Doubles Near French Nuclear Plants: Study

China defends Iran oil trade despite US push

We didn't get her home today.....

The word is "Booth Babes" Modify any thread title to include "Booth Babes."

Romney left MA with a $1 Billion deficit

Hundreds protest on 10th anniversary of Guantanamo prison

What We Owe to Bertha von Suttner

Lawyer Defending South Carolina’s Voter ID Law Thinks DOJ Is Biased Against White People - TPM

Why I Hate War..

The Courts: The conservative takeover will be complete

Gov. Walker Accused of Violations of Campaign Finance Laws.

Some Evening Music (love the causual finger poppin and clappin)

Stephen Harper apes Republican nuttiness

N-scientist murder fuels outrage in Tehran

Richard Gere labels China 'the largest hypocrisy in the world'

Driving home from Petco.

Interesting picture of Haley Barbour. Faux will have a hard time changing

Walkom: How Bob Rae has kept the near-dead Liberal party alive

For your Republicon friends and relatives

Error report: My Subscriptions page has code at top:

Give Guantánamo Back to Cuba

Chevron warns on 4Q profit

Obama Eyeing Internet ID for Americans

Labor shortage continues to plague expanding oil and gas industry

U.S. intelligence report on Afghanistan sees stalemate

From The Really Really Tiny, To The Very Very Big !!! - Enjoy !!!

The unemployed are parasites.....right?

Internet piracy bill splits technology, entertainment industries

History past and present...

The Evolved Self-Management System

Mitt Romney the Movie (Part 2)

Mitt Romney the Movie (Part 1)

Florida family says dog last connection to mom killed in wreck

Limbaugh syndication owned by Bain Capital!

When Mitt Romney Didn't Think Corporations Were People

Quebec warms to idea of energy partnership with other provinces

Fl. dog hit by drunk driver swims to kayaker in Gulf of Mexico for help

Red wine [health benefits] researcher flagged for fake data

Newt: I crossed the line...

Thanks Newt!

Charlotte; the lowest union membership in the nation, the second non-union city to host the DNC

I want to give a shout out to DUers who exemplify and defend honesty, reason, logic and fairness.

300 Chinese Foxconn Workers 'Threaten Mass Suicide' At XBox Plant, Reports Claim

List foods which for you are teh eev-illlll

New UH Football Coach Chow wows 'em at first public appearance in Hawaii

Romney is VULNERABLE on issue He Has Huge $$ in Overseas Bank Accts --DING! DING!

Tell Kansas Republican Speaker who prayed for the President's death to resign

Poll: Romney has tiny lead over Gingrich in South Carolina

Such outrage over the peeing, none for the killing itself.

Santorum’s Communist Clan

Amazing Pool trick shot video

President Obama: “Everything that we fought for is now at stake in this election”

HERMAIN CAIN: If there's anything worse than a groper it's a tease, and you, sir, are a BIG TEASE.

The Secret to Ron Paul's Support Among College Students

funniest headline of the campaign....'rick perry assures victory'

Question to all 42 of us in this group...

Buffett to Republicans: if you pay, so will I (Reuters)

Poll: More Americans See Conflict Between Rich And Poor - RawStory

Toons: Courage Citizen, Pimple Paul, Young Mitt Learns Firing is Real Fun and More. 1/11/12

So now even Newtie is playing the "populist" card. Still think

Exclusive: Second Arab monitor may quit Syria over violence

Fox News et al go after Obama on religious liberty case, here is the truth

Romney Vows to Undo Everything Obama Has Done: ‘I Will Make Bin Laden Alive Again’

What is the singular of Mentos?

Owner of Fresno hate-talk KMJ radio files bankruptcy

HRW: Syria: Army Shoots Protesters Attempting to Reach Observers

Salon: "The two Chris Matthews"

Need some good DU vibes here

fotoshop be adobe

TCM Schedule for Thursday, January 12 -- TCM Spotlight -- Jack Cardiff

Federal court sides with RI atheist student and orders public school to remove prayer mural

Letter to President Obama: End Detention Without Trial and Close Guantanamo (Human Rights Watch)

Iran asks Venezuela to repay debts exceeding USD 290 million

Newt's attack on Romney and his ties to Bain are only cementing his conservative cred

AFL-CIO Complicity in Violence Against Latin American Labor

Errr...he asked WHAT?!?!...

Against Odds, Path Opens Up for U.S.-Taliban Talks

Question re PDF files.

Jerry Brown Proposes Giving Poor Districts More Money

Anyone else just get booted out of the DU? It was scarry.

EU threatens Hungary over refusal to implement austerity policies and 'authoritarian' new constituti

Sen. DeMint urges Republicans to listen to Ron Paul

O'Keefe Caught In His Own Trap

Music Critic