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Archives: January 2, 2012

What are the chances of getting a Forum specifically for Glenn Greenwald?

OU vs Iowa 2011 Skycam Falls on field during game

Pic Of The Moment: Romney Feeling Confident As Caucuses Near

Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill a Mockingbird documentary

I think Magic Hat is quickly becoming my favorite brewery.

Algebra to the rescue!

Hard to see how Santorum loses Iowa right now

Winners and losers #10

American Paradox: 18.5 Million Vacant Homes and 3.5 Million Homeless :-(

PoliSci 308.04 To Tell A Story for the Glory Takes Talent and Wisdom.... The Baggers in Iowa lacks

Why is Glen Greenwald's name popping up all over the board tonight?

Is it just me

Republicans are Assholes, Aren't they?

GOP Halftime Show

Amnesty International: Obama gives Al Qaeda a propaganda victory. Protest set for January 11, 2012.


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It really is no surprise

(Ohio) State links northeast Ohio quakes to injection wells: Kasich orders work temporarily stopped

Bigotry against minority groups at DU3...

Duckmaster Edward Pembroke and The Peabody Ducks...

flashback 1989 y'all

Mexico gang seen ramping up meth in Guatemala

Ed Jenkins Dead: Former Congressman Dies At 78

flashback 2006 y'all

Seth Macfarlane Religion Related Animation Collection

Iowa Glitter Bomber to Surging Santorum: "Stop the hate! Taste the rainbow!"

With elected officials like Nader, Cornel West, Cenk and Greenwald, what hope is there?

Must-read book of 2012: Public hospital’s sad tale

Barbara Lee: Co-sponsor of the Ending Federal Marijuana Prohibition Act of 2011

When employers extend a deadline

How many times can a jury be called?

And Ice cream castles in the air...

Thank goodness this group is here.

Rick Santorum Says Barack Obama Should be Pro-Life Because He is Black

I'm confused.

Sometimes it takes us years before we realize how wrong our halloween costumes were.

Instant cancellation of all personal attacks (You Could Be Next Part 7)

Republican praise and support for Obama's continuation of Patriot Act, Gitmo, NDAA

High-deductible health plans on the rise

Iraq celebrates US troop withdrawal

APOCALYPSE 2012! MSM Continues To Push FEAR From Every Angle

If you were a taxonomist, you would have to classify Dems and Repubs as different species

If this is who I'm spending eternity with....(check it if you need a laugh or an "OH YEAH!")

I can get ready to format a drive in about ten seconds in Windows, even faster than that in DOS..

This is setting up for another MASSIVE FAILURE for Romney ...

Dear lurking freepers et al-

The Love Song of J. Random Hacker

GOP plans to throw ‘the book’ at Obama 2012: President’s own words will be used against him in elect

This forum takes me back to my childhood


Shot just misses baby's crib in Creve Coeur

Unaccountable Killing Machines: The True Cost of U.S. Drones

Back on? Arnold Schwarzenegger spotted wearing wedding ring as Maria Shriver 'reconsiders divorce'

Steve Kangas: Liberal FAQ (and Libertarianism Fallicies FAQs)

How dare Glen Greenwald have a contrary opinion about Obama's policies! Off with his head!

LAT: Photos show 'person of interest' in Los Angeles fires (BUSTED)

The times have changed.

Passers-By Rescue Children After Icy River Crash

Is DU often down for short periods of time late at night?

Hit French movie 'Intouchables' has some crying 'racism'

There are good people out there.

2012 Awakening - Let the Great Revolution Begin

Obamas and friends dine in Waikiki on eve of departure

Occupying the Rose Parade

Euro could become world's leading currency: Noyer

am I the only one who is getting tired of hearing about surging Santorum?

Time: Why the Libyans Have Fallen Out of Love with Qatar

Hawaii Celebrates First Civil Unions

Palestinians and Israelis Will Talk This Week

The 25 Cutest Pictures Of Newt Gingrich With....

After Three Decades, Tax Credit for Ethanol Expires

The Insurance Gecko

In China, the Grievances Keep Coming

Deck us all with Boston Charlie

The Obama Campaign Is Not Kidding Around

I think most agree with this e card

WND Not Interested In Truth About Another Self-Proclaimed Ex-Terrorist

Navy Sailors Bonded with 3 Stowaway Kittens

I've not been around lately

it is certainly remarkable how signifigant world events subside

"Santorum is peaking in Iowa"

Flip-flopney compares Obama promises to Kim Kardashian's 72-day marriage

Santorum savors boost from poll, promises to compete everywhere

Why do you think this man was trying to board a plane in Texas with explosives?

WOW- Occupy Wall Street moved to Times Square (appear to have gone commercial)

What will change if Republicans win?

Germans remember 20 years' access to Stasi archives

Iceland's large Katla volcano threatens eruption

Iran 'produces' first nuclear fuel rod

Gordon Brown's Downing Street emails 'hacked'

"'See you in the Super Bowl"

Vampire Squid Watch: 4 Scary Economic Trends for 2012

Is Obama doomed in 2012? (BBC)

Abortion a bigger problem than joblessness, says Catholic Church {spain}

That Sherlock Season 2 opener was ridiculously awesome.

Murder is Somehow Less Hard to Bear than the Humane Termination of an Injured Animal

Policies and positions republican candidates must support to appeal to their base of voters

Free-Falling in Milwaukee: A Close-Up on One City's Middle-Class Decline

A New Rule ..on reporting the news... Rule Number One

Mitt Romney: Obama Campaign Promises As Good As Kardashian Wedding Vows

Thread to motivate mdmc to clean up his flat

Georgia State Holidays include Confederate Day and Robert E. Lee's Birthday

Der Spiegel: Germany and Europe Expect a Tough 2012

The overhyped, unrepresentative Iowa caucuses

Seriously why should I pay any attention to this rubbish in Iowa?

New Year's Eve - Bad for Birds

I want to apologize for my stupid comments in the Glen Greenwald threads.

Are radio stations replaying the 12/29 Democracy Now?

Two Toons on Ron Paul

Danziger toon- Mitt Consults Scripture

In speech before the rich & powerful, Corbett dreams of returning PA. to the 1899 robber baron age

More overrated coach: Rex Ryan or Rob Ryan?

"Ahhh.... MEN." (Bette Davis, All About Eve) And BOYS.

Corbett Sues to Stop PA.'s Online health insurance comparison and information website

Newt on climate change/pandemics: I'm an amateur paleontologist ... therefor no climate change

A good summary of the first year of PA.'s completely-under-Republican-control government

2012 Forecast: Bang and Whimper-A Kunstler Happy New Year

"Medicare as we have known it is not part of our future."

With enemies like these, does the President need friends?

New China food safety scandal widens to oil, peanuts

How about a C-SPAN Viewers group?

If Modern Humans Are So Smart, Why Are Our Brains Shrinking?

2011: the year of resistance to conservatisms war on words

E.J. Dionne - Obama's best bet: Fear, not Hope

I can see a post by someone I have on full ignore.

Happy New Year All!

2nd day at home

Break Up Bank of America Before it Breaks Us

Same-sex couples can lose up to $6,000 a year in tax benefits

The world doesn't understand my tortured genius

TPM2012: What They’re Scared Of: Mitt’s Existential Rhetoric Resonates With Iowans

Same-sex couples can lose up to $6,000 a year in tax benefits {x-post}

Iran test-fires missiles in Gulf exercise {long range this time}

What is your favorite movie decade?

"Religious beliefs battle hypertension" study

AMC's Breaking Bad: The Upcoming Final Season – 5 Plot Lines to Consider

Triangulations of Christopher Hitchens

Vikings - Whatever...

How much longer can the 80% hang in there with only 7% of the money?

Obama's clever scheme: U.S. fighter sales soar in time for campaign

Palestinians plan diplomatic steps to put Israel under 'international siege'

Culture of corruption

Gingrich: 'I feel Romney-boated'

Exclusive: Gordon Brown's Downing Street emails 'hacked'

Left rages as Sarkozy finds best friend in crisis {fear, what's french for BOO?!?}

Sensible thinkers - by Tom Tomorrow

Cliff Schechter, AJE: The Real Housewives of Iowa

Woody's New Year: Change Socks, Dream Good, Wake Up and Fight

Ape cooks with fire

Saying Goodbye to Tuffy Today

Why are they arresting so many Occupy folks while the corporate thieves are

Spain's first gay retirement home passes its first hurdle

Blanchard woman shoots and kills intruder

Authorities hunt gunman suspected of killing Mount Rainier ranger Margaret Anderson

Indian court orders Facebook and Google to remove 'anti-religious' content

Seven-year-old sacrificed to the gods for good harvest in India

Wikileaks: Fanjuls among 'sugar barons' who 'muscled' lawmakers to kill free trade deal

shoveling america's wealth to the top

When the Egyptian revolution came, we stayed home.

2012: The Year Of The Dragon

Cantor can’t handle the truth about Reagan

Kim Jong-un is the missing candidate in the Republican lineup says Andy Borowitz / must read :)

DNC Top 5 Mitt Fits of 2011.

tax gift to the rich

Mitt Romney - Outsourcer in Chief -- FB photo

So, Newt Gingrich knows the T-Rex was not a scavenger because

Physicist creates scale model of Large Hadron Collider's particle detector - out of 9,500 Lego

Glenn Greenwald - Progressive or Liberaltarian?

"Obama is the best president of my lifetime."

Election Day Registration, No Photo ID Requirement Will Help Boost Turnout In Tomorrow’s

Caterpillar Locks Out Canadian Union Workers, Aims to Cut Wages In Half

I'm rooting for the Broncos against the Steelers!

Need Help re: picture viewing while web browsing (works in IE and Chrome but not Firefox)

Toon: The Sky Was The Limit

"A midget mud-wrestling match!" LOL!

Study: Yellowstone Wolves Help Trees Rebound.

Pub goes kosher in bid to attract Jewish community

Austerity Reigns Over Euro Zone as Crisis Deepens

I want to create a thread that never DRIES

TYT: Our job is to challenge both sides

For Some Tribes, New Year's Foods Provide A Sacred Link To The Past

The first new sub-species of man for 2012....

Dan Savage Recoils at Notion of Surging Santorum as 'Flavor of the Month'

REPORT: The Republican Candidates’ Economic Agenda For The 1 Percent

Reminder- Rose Parade with 70-foot Occupy octupus float coming up today.

State's decision to halt health exchanges worries insurers

The path to re election is very simple and coming to shape

Google has some new and cool election pages

Thousands affected after Anonymous hacks police union website

So is a Ron Paul win in Iowa good for President Obama or more dangerous than the other cons?

Northeast Ohio rocked by 11th earthquake linked to Youngstown injection

State's decision to halt health exchanges worries insurers

Exxon Mobil awarded $908 million in Venezuela dispute

Rams (2-14) fire Steve Spagnuolo, GM

China: Muslims clash with Chinese Police at Mosque demolition

Biden Gets China.

To Protect North Carolina’s Children, Vote Against The Marriage Amendment {x-post w/ additional info

I find it very fustarting to not be able to leave a comment with a jury vote

Wake Up, Farmers! A website to track scabs at Crystal Sugar

Way to go Obama Family ..... they helped to release some Green Sea Turtles

Record surge in CO2 credits may hamper rebound

Cross-state pollution rule put on hold,electric power producers seeking to defeat new regulations

I have a website that is going to be up for grabs in April 2012. :-(

When selling high dollar items

"Liberation Square" comes out tomorrow (about Tahrir)

If republicans had run someone better, more reasonable . . .

I say make Ron Paul a frontrunner. Lets disect his rhetoric.

Wake Up, Farmers! A website to track scabs at Crystal Sugar

Help! my Inbox is broken....

What's for dinner? ~ Monday Jan 2nd

2011 Oakland Raiders set NFL record for most penalties

Just when you thought it was safe . . . he"s baaaack! - LOL!

Occupy Los Angeles- livestream from the Rose Parade

Syria frees about 3,500 prisoners, pulls tanks from cities

Looks like MSNBC is gonna be "The 24 Hour Rick Santorum Channel" today.

Does anybody have the link for the DU4 Beta?

What? No Cowboy posts from their biggest fan, Douche In Maryland ??

How We Got Here With the Economy and How to Get Out

Norman Finkelstein: There was NO WAR in GAZA, it was a MASSACRE (video)

David Swanson: Obama Crowned Himself King on New Year’s Eve

Stop ignoring the facts about Cast Lead

Tampa Bay Buccaneers fire coach Raheem Morris

After Three Decades, Tax Credit for Ethanol Expires

I want to create a thread that never PIES

21-day Vegan Kickstart

Ousted Egyptian leader stretchered into court

Gay Men Being Trafficked in Kenya

Christians given three days to flee Nigeria's north

Glenn Greenwald: The Real Reason the GOP Primary Is a Pathetic, Incompetent Clown Show

Social media in the 16th Century: How Luther Went Viral

Jerry Jones among sports figures making political donations (to Republicans)

2005: "there is little reason to fear a catastrophic collapse in home prices"

It's Official: Gov Stats Shows the Middle Class is Dead

Romney is the one percent

Drumbeat from the weekend and today...

Drumbeat from the weekend and today...

Peak oil review - Jan 2

Peak oil review - Jan 2

2012 predictions: the more things change...

Commentary: 2012 Predictions (yes another one)

Bwaaahaaaa per msnbc "is the Iowa caucus muddling the GOP message?" LOL...what took them so long?

Turnips: Versatile and Nutritious in Any Season

Baby rapist is illegal immigrant, already deported once.

Oil rigs may provide bird buffet for sharks

Vote: Who's most to blame for Cowboys' collapse?

Re-Made in America: Remembering the New Atheism (2006-2011)

“In the United States I have always believed that there was a big difference

Obama could lose....

Ohio Suspends Well Operations After Series Of Small Quakes - Reuters

Cats Hanging Out with Eagles

49ers set NFL records...

If this group of GOP candidates were a baseball team,

Eric Cantor refuses to admit Reagan raised taxes

Is just because I am Partially deaf??? KTLA coverage of The Rose Paradw is unlisenable

So I woke up this morning (which is a good thing in itself), and this memory came FLOODING back...

Report: Trump supporters file paperwork to get on Texas ballot

Where's The Occupy Float At The Rose Parade?.....nt

Americans Elect - Wallstreet insiders would broker 2012 election

HIV Positive Criminals: Have Sex, Go to Jail

Question: re putting HDD from old laptop into new, identically configured laptop.

Do double-yolked eggs ever hatch?

Picture proving Auggie rigged the football contest.

Dr. Stanley Ann Dunham work on display at the East-West Center.

Bachmann would put US missiles on alert to warn Iran against developing nuclear weapons

Anybody want to contribute to a Knowledge of Socialism scale?

Ohio suspends well operations after series of small quakes

Announcing..National Science Fiction Day..January 2.. Isaac Asimov's Birthday

DemRapidResponse Presents: Top 5 Mitt Fits of 2011

Whining, corrupt, draft-dodging slob compares his "plight" to Swift Boating of John Kerry in 2004

Wow !!! - 100 Years in 10 Minutes (1911 - 2011 in 10 Minutes)

I want to create a thread that never tries......

Of course Dennis Rodman is going to coach a topless women’s basketball team

Is there a way to Bookmark stuff?

Some protesters safe from Syrian snipers (video at link)

From the CIA World Factbook: Iran

L.A. arson probe: Person of interest had 'creepy' smile, witness says

Female sea lion helps clean her room - pics

Policy analysis via ad hominem attack is best left to the RW.

Stanford Online Learning for Computer Science Starts February 2012

Mount Rainier shooting Suspect in the slaying of Mt Rainier park ranger has been found dead, vi

BP Exit Solar Market as Industry Margins Evaporate

"If we can't talk to one another, we can't do anything else."

Gingrich: “I don’t think I’m going to win.”

Will Bloomberg kick him out of the club?

Four Attacks in Queens (NY) With Homemade Firebombs

Iran Opposes US Hegemony

Advocacy group says breast implants save the lives of transgender people

January 2, 1969: John and Yoko's "Two Virgins" seized by N.J. authorities over "pornographic" cover

An Old Guy Working out in the Gym...# 8

6 years of weekly candlelight vigils end - Candlelight Vigil No. 302

I have a short thing to say.

The World from Berlin 'Iran Is Playing with Fire'

Islam terror group tells Christians: Leave north Nigeria or be attacked

Gingrich: 'I don't think I'm going to win' in Iowa

Maybe Blind Allegiance In A Perfect Storm is Not The Best Position

Developed world failing on climate funds pledge, says Bangladeshi minister

The Danger of an Attack on Piracy Online - David Carr, NYT columnist

Here's a pic of the supposed gunman that killed a Park Ranger

WTF! - "Santorum Singles Out Black People As Dependent on Government"

Occupy Research

Coca-Cola accused of propping up notorious Swaziland dictator

Immunisation push propels India towards victory in war against polio

Death of blackbirds in Beebe, Ark this New Year's Eve was deliberate?

Rainier gunman's body might have been found

Flustered by reporter, Perry repeatedly demands source’s name

Does doom await in 2012?

Santorum Says He Prayed For Perry During Debate

Santorum tells Iowans: ‘I don’t want to make black people’s lives better’

My uber-Catholic freeper-type aunt

Meet the Other Navy Seals (and Dolphins)

Syrian man ‘assassinated’ in Germany… sparking fears Damascus is ‘hunting down its critics in Europe

Keystone Pipeline Engineer Voices Safety Concerns

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, January 3rd: Women of the West

Santorum tells Iowans: ‘I don’t want to make black people’s lives better’

As Big Bank Stocks Plunge, CEOs Continue To Reap Huge Salaries

I just got back from the Rose Parade

Anti-Gay Hate Group Chair Is Now Ron Paul's Iowa State Director

Health Insurance SUCKS

Obama's 'analytical' Israel policies

CNN just went to commercial playing My Angel is a Centerfold while showing hot pic of Brooke Baldwin

Oh, the Hilarity: Gingrich Now Says He's been 'Romney-boated' in Iowa

The Libertarian Party: A lesson in too wide of a tent

Chimpanzees consider their audience when communicating

Is it a freaking holiday today?

Venezuela to pay Exxon Mobil only $255 million

Toon: Protecting Voting Whites

Poor little Iowa Republicans. It must be such a trial to decide which candidate to vote for.

"Abortion a bigger problem than joblessness", says Catholic Church

U.S. Auto Sales Seen Continuing To Rebound In 2012

can you download mp3's that are not from itunes onto an ipod

Mitt Romney WILL win Iowa! (A Message for the Tea Party)

Evidence Collected In Fire At Florida Abortion Clinic

Progressives Plan To Challenge Obama In Iowa - RawStory

The Occupus has landed.

Ron Paul and Glenn Greenwald love their mothers. We should end the practice.

A washed up B-Movie actor who was famous for a movie called Bedtime For Bonzo about a chimpanzee

Movie sword-fight master Bob Anderson dies at 89

NDAA debate thread.

Two men arrested, charged with LA area arson fires (via CNN televised report)

Occupy Rose Parade photos

Banks are double charging people on escrow fees and calling it a "MISTAKE" when they get caught

Company puts $13 million towards, I am not talking about teachers, pension for 1 person

Mt. Sakurajima sees record high 996 eruptions in 2011

The wombat’s cubic poop is one of nature’s weirdest superpowers

MMMMMMM..."Andouille Stuffed Pork Chops with Maple Bourbon Sauce"

Obama's curious friendship w/ UBS CEO Robert Wolf & the Permanent Government & the bankster bailout

Firefox 9.0.1 . stop BBC from feeding

Well, the tree is down, and the wreath is off the front door.

It occurred to me suddenly, perhaps we're all missing the point on alerts here.

Petro vows to raise taxes for the rich, ban arms

"I'm not doing this sh***!!!"

The Inhuman Microphone

Polians out - what about Peyton?

George W Bush rules from the shadows.

Is there anyone who cannot purchase a gun if they want one?

I can think of NO BETTER WAY to usher in the New Year than with "baby wolf squee." (VIDEO)

Congestive heart failure. Insurance got me over the hump and now lets me die slowly.

Seoul sees 'window of opportunity' with North Korea

Quadrantid meteor shower won't have to compete with moonlight

A B-Day party for MorningGlow!!! wheee!

Who Put the Benzadrine in Mrs. Murphy's Ovaltine?

Mick Jagger at 15 years old

Bringing Expired Debt Back to Life

*~* JANUARY 2012 *~* Visionary, Intuition & Dreaming Thread! *~*

Gallup: GOP 2012 Battle to Date Most Akin to Dems in 2003.

Offices up for election or re-election

Is anybody here descended from Scottish families who left Scotland because of

Astrologer Terminally Ill- Help in finding home for her two cats needed.

Jonathan Turley: The NDAA's Historic Assault on American Liberty

OMG...the stupidity!!!

Impossibly Small and Over-Hyped Circus In Town

Happy 100th birthday to our house

Goldman's Latest Boiler-Room Stock: America

Santorum Is "Very Liberal"

Authorities probe fire attacks on 4 NYC sites

The Handful of White People Who Choose Your Presidential Candidates

December NRA "Freedom" magazine proves the NRA is a right wing bunch of nuts

What to do when the science, skepticism and pseudoscience group decides to rewrite history?

FBI to expand definition of rape to include more crimes

And I thought he could walk on water....

Karl the Llama

Adam Smith deserves some good feedback for standing against indefinite detentions.

How Congress Has Signed Its Own Arrest Warrants in the NDAA Citizen Arrest Act By Naomi Wolf

Rajiv Sethi: Self-Fulfilling Prophecies and the Iowa Caucus

Occupy The Rose Parade - pics

Chess (January): Happy New Year; Magnus Número Uno by a Mile

Eric Cantor on 60 Minutes: No Honest Answers

Jonathan Turley chimes in on Obama & the NDAA. Another Constitutional scholar is appalled.

how often do you find yourself wanting to ask a poster

What movies are you looking forward to in 2012?

What Vietnam Taught Us About Addiction (and change in general)

Scott Walker Tries to Take Credit for Removing Family Care Caps He Instituted & Was Forced to Remove

Two more Americans on way to Sainthood

Governor Cuomo Announces A New Education Committee

Is there any conspiracy theory post that can be called "nuts" without being locked?

Calling out Ruby the Liberal and Tx4obama!

PHOTO: CAPTION Rick "Give black people a fish, they eat for a day" Santorum

Sheila Jackson Lee calls on Ron Paul to apologize or leave presidential race

Knesset approves controversial 'Grunis bill'

"Santorum Salad" added to restaurant menu. No, this is not a joke.

I hate it when they change childhood memories

If Obama loses

In West Bank, Israel's rule is that of the jungle

TPM: How Romney Turned His Rivals Against Each Other

Vancouver finds novel way to reduce HIV: free crack pipes

Is Santorum a Koch whore?

French breast implant firm used fuel additive

B1G getting its clocks cleaned today

Friend of mine got two calls from Republican candidates

I am so depressed. Georgia just got beat by 3 points in the Outhouse Bowl.

Ron Paul statements about Civil Rights Act should clear up something many DUers get wrong

Donald Trump begs Americans to beg him to run for president

Catholics offer new nationwide diocese to Anglicans

History of Pro-Life movement

I want to create a thread that never tye-dyes

Authorities probe fire attacks on 4 NYC sites.

What makes Barack Obama such a great President?

Wow, did you see the Obama supporters at Java Joe's in Des Moines?

Occupy the Rose Parade: 5,000 Protesters, Giant Octopus Fail to Make Live TV

Baird defends religious freedom office from critics

Obama has Nearly Quadrupled Renewable Energy on Public Lands

Obama has Nearly Quadrupled Renewable Energy on Public Lands

Obama has Nearly Quadrupled Renewable Energy on Public Lands

7 companies on the ropes in 2012

Join MN Protest of 10th Anniv. of US Torture Jan 9th 10:45am, MOnday 11am, and Jan 11th 7pm free

Obama now at 83% approval among liberal Democrats

Happy Caucus Eve!

When Upton Sinclair's '99 Percent' Movement Sparked the Birth of the Modern Election Campaign

New year brings new attacks on evolution in schools

Nominee, Best Attack Ad of the Primaries, 'Selling Access'. (Gingrich/Paul)

Reality TV's Duggars endorse Rick Santorum

HAHAHA!! Ron Paul calls Dick Santorum "Very Liberal" while Dick calls Fox News "Liberal"

Debt may be a long term problem, but it certainly isn't an emergency

Stopped by the OWS on Saturday

I guess Wisconsin companies have a long history of taking care of their employees.

Arlen Specter's stand-up comedy routine

I love Lodge cast iron!!!!

What Americans Keep Ignoring About Finland's School Success

Park ranger shooting suspect was mentally unstable gun owner with a history of domestic violence.

Obama has Nearly Quadrupled Renewable Energy on Public Lands

While I don't always agree with John Mackey's politics, I like this Whole Foods I'm at (right now).

Reports: Afghan, Pakistani Militants Unite to Fight US-led Troops in Afghanistan

You think you know Iowa?

Shot. Dead.

Dejavu all over again.....

Unfortunately My work place show FAUX news so I spent the day making up names for candidates

Ian "Hello Scottie, this is David Koch" Murphy's LAST CHANCE TO SIGN / RECALL WALKER TOUR

The Occupus gets a mention on DC channel 7 local news

Rick Santorum Says He’s Not Interested In Helping African-Americans (VIDEO)

Hungarian democracy 'reformed'

Wisconsin swamped by concealed-carry applications

The Right Wing is always saying that America should be more conservative

Trump says he is ready for a run; Paul says he has "no plans" but doesn't say no...

Could we please have our buddy lists back?

Are there any coin collectors here?

Johm Lennon wrote 'no religion' in Imagine

Did Iran fire 3 long range missles or did FOX "NEWS" make it up?

Drilling The Big GOP Lie: The US Exports More Gasoline Than It Imports

Spreading Santorum: Slick Rick says President Obama should be anti-abortion because he's black

Castle Doctrine means no charges

Need black eyed pea recipes - NOT hoppin' john!

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, January 4th: Star of the Month: Angela Lansbury

I got a Keurig for Christmas...

Darker Nights as Some Cities Turn Off the Lights

Anyone want to help with NFL Postseason Picks?

Push set for legal pot in Michigan

Jeni Decker - Political satirist and mother of two autistic sons

NHS accused over deaths of disabled patients

Reading freepers complain about signing statements is . . what? I don't have the right word.

Haaa Ha ha... Bachmann won the Hamburg Inn's Coffee Bean poll.

What winter is supposed to look like!

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday, 3 January 2012

"Wisconsin lit a fire that I saw clear down in the swamplands of Georgia"

Seriously, I found a cat turd in the litter box that is smarter that Rick Perry.....

Have some wintry Kate Bush, DU Lounge...

To DUers in Iowa - it's almost done!

Senator Sherrod Brown's checkered past

Dirt cheap 5x zoom for cell phone...

Lakefront jogger critically injured by pit bulls: 'They wouldn't let the man go'

The Average Salary of a Catholic Priest

The Newt Gingrich/Pat Robertson wedding vow..

We're Not Half as Ridiculous as the Republican Candidates for President


Rick Santorum gets an assist from the Duggar family in Iowa

More about contributing to Repukes. How about fraternizing with Pukes...

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Tuesday, 3 January 2012 (Xpost)

Funny to watch Tweety try to find a Rethug in his coffee shop...

Fukushima meltdowns set nuclear energy debate on its ear

"I don't want to make black people's lives better

Santorum sends Iowa caucus rivals scrambling


Penthouse Candidates

The Problem with NDAA, Lieberman, Signing Statements and Everything Eating Up the Bill of Rights...

Tonight on The Ed Show:Howard Dean, Joan Walsh, Jonathan Alter, Ezra Klein

The Wife Of GOP House Majority Leader Eric Cantor Supports Marriage Equality

OWS at the Rose Parade and religions role in it.

"Wisconsin lit a fire that I saw clear down in the swamplands of Georgia"

Plumbers K&R Thread

Border Police train Israeli teens to detain illegal Palestinian workers

Jeana Brown Throws Down on Scott Walker

Democrats Become Target of Occupy Protests

Ed Schultz "I Have Seen Santorum On The Stump"

Video Shows Firebombing Of NYC Home; Store, Prominent Islamic Center, Other Home Also Attacked

Wonders of the Universe

Donna Brazille: "Santorum is the flavor of the week"

Police: Body found at US park is that of gunman

Now that it’s 2012, expect Walker budget cuts to really hit Wisconsin citizens hard

How long does a can of

Interesting analysis of the comparison of Romney to Kerry

If Obama had actually been the Socialist he is accused of being...

Let's stop the crazy talk: Obama is not going to lose the election

Nobody Understands Debt | Krugman - NYT

Why US won't be center stage in new Israeli-Palestinian talks

The city, stripped down:

Gingrich thinks Palin would be a darned fine energy secretary

2012 DCW Senate Forecast

Best Television Actor?

Emoticons that are personal attacks.

From 2008: 'Obama Touts Single-Payer System for Health Care' - WSJ

Back of the Bus (Warning, Heartbreaking Graphics)

Agent: 49ers OC Greg Roman finalist to replace Paterno at Penn St.

Reality Check: Breaking Down Obama’s NDAA Signing Statement

I have a mac pro laptop.

Less Than 25% of California Schools Have Librarians

Five Dysfunctions of a Professional Learning Community

No question...the economy is on the upswing.

ESPN: Peyton Manning: Firing 'very tough'

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Mike's back! & Here's a new kitty gif

dawg's first annual "Top Album of All Times Award"

I saw Flaherty, Canadian conservative finance minister, being interviewed on the "Power &

Arab League says Syria monitors are helping

Buddies...a big ole giant squeee.....

I'm sure this has been tried before, but I do not know to what end....Book Discussion Group?

Are copycats allowed in this forum?

Hugh betrayal! HUGH! Not just a BETRAYAL, but a HUGH one! Conservatives are SERIES111

Are cats that copy allowed in this forum?

As Democrats, what are our core values?

Anyone seen the movie "Another Earth" starring Brit Marling? Is it good?

Happy New Year all. I feel so sad that so many DUers will be leaving DU2

Santorum Cries When Asked About Son's Death, Calls Question A 'Cheap Shot'

Expert: Wastewater well in Ohio triggered quakes

Ron Paul Never Thought There Should be Separation of Church and State

Happy New Year to everyone!

Raw Story: Cantor refuses to admit Reagan raised taxes in 60 Minutes Interview

NYPD circulating .gov guide to "Criminal tactics" of "Protest extremists".

An unwelcome intro to the binational state

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Interesting vision of a progressive renewable community. It is Kibbutz Lotan.This is not an I/P post

South Texas boom offers opportunities in housing

This sign oughtta be posted at the entrance to every Iowa caucus site...

Non-Religious Fanatics

All you folks so unhappy with President Obama, let me ask you a question...

Who influenced your political views the most? I would have to say my dad, who learnt politics as a

Tweety in Java Joe's earlier today - hahaha!

Virginia Attorney General Drops Effort to Get GOP Candidates on Primary Ballot

Name a single movie scene that justifies an actor's entire career

Hooorrrayyy!!! The kid goes back to school tomorrow!!!

The Lawfare Blog has had excellent posts about NDAA

Bachmann plays gender card as Iowa GOP vote nears

Tamara Grigsby speaks on cuts to BadgerCare

New Year's resolutions. Did you break them? I promised myself I would do better on the little

A good thing: Corn-ethanol subsidies are going to expire this year

Meteor Shower this Wednesday


Indefinite military detension?

Richard Gere's character in Pretty Woman=Mittens

Barney Frank on Larry O's show teaching about governance, Civics 101!!

Mitt Romney on Iowa: 'We’re going to win this thing'

No cooling-off period for journalists

which one and why (in other words I WANT THE POLL FUNCTION !!!!)

would Santorum be Tougher to beat in a GE than Romney ?

Am I the only one who remembers this awesome cartoon from the early 80's?

Since the jury system, I've noticed some of us have acquired odd habits.

The Duggar endorsement of Santorum tells you everything you need to know about the Duggars.

A five person jury?

Tweety going after Romney for going totally negitive on Newt

Anyone else like me and just doesn't give a crap who wins in Iowa?

Supreme Court case involving Idaho lake house ignites conservative cause against EPA

Gingrich begs his remaining supporters to log into Action Newt Dot Org. ACTION NEWT DOT ORG???

I cannot articulate how much this new TruRV show "Impractical Jokers" S-U-C-K-S.

Pre-Iowa New Hampshire Prediction Thread

Snipers are still a threat, according to the secretary-general of the Arab League.

Surprising new GOP Candidate

So . . . . an iPhone app saves a lost hiker and his dog.

"Drone Wars: The Empire Strikes (Back?)"

Oh good lord, Herman Cain is still getting media attention!

Romneycare covers abortion

hey, what if you are asked to serve on a jury

Two killed in Colombia bomb attack on police station

I'm a football fan but an interview with an Auburn player just blew me away.

Barney Frank Offers Lawrence O’Donnell A 2012 Democrat Slogan: "We’re Not Perfect, But They’re Nuts"

'Are the Republican candidates all crazy?' (BBC)

ABR: Anybody But Romney

I'm so glad Sara Palin is gone from the news . . .

Columbia University to offer a course on the Occupy movement

the occupyroseparade.

OK, I'm a Broncos fan living in Steelers country

"A little thump therapy never hurt anybody."

The spectacle of Oklahoma State and Stanford tied 31-31 with a quarter to go

Silly Raven story...

Have ya' noticed that Pat Buchanan is gone from MSNBC?

Republican Iowa Caucus results since 1976

Does anyone here carry a firearm everywhere they go?

For those concerned that Stieg Larsson was sensationalizing violence against women . . .

Jim Parsons of The Big Bang Theory

I have always thought Robert Shaw was underated

30 Statistics That Show That The Middle Class Is Dying Right In Front Of Our Eyes As We Enter 2012