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Archives: January 24, 2012

Am I the only one who thinks this is sexy?

Can Rick Santorum Win the GOP Nomination?

Toons: Wingnut Mammoth Newt, Cave Man Santorum, The Romney Dog and More. - 1/23/12

Jon Stewart Flips Out At Gingrich’s Nerve In Attacking John King’s ‘Open Marriage’ Question - video

Isn't Newt's "surging pole" one of the ingredients in Santorum?

H20 was in Albany today...

Debate Crowd Laughs At Romney’s Self-Deportation

"I call that influence peddling."

Money woes linked to murder-suicides

I think it's safe to say that Citizens United is destroying the GOP.

Mitt Romney releases tax returns: Candidate earned $21.7M in 2010 and $20.9M in 2011

Romney's tax rate was 13.9%

Tavis tonight: Etta James sings "At Last" from 2007

The coming year for broadcasting - Media ownership

Can't people on DU find forgiveness in their hearts?

I"m Applying To The Sports Authority In The Morning...

Romney Cracks On the Late Ted Kennedy

It looks like the GOP nominee will be Newt the Snarkapotamus

Spouting Off

Romney's "Self-deportation" plan is not new. Bush tried it in 2008 and it failed miserably

"Derp" - the envelope please...

What spelling/grammar errors really irritate you?

Colombian army general banned from service for 'false positive'

Romney Tax Records Show He Made $42.5 Million Over Two Years - Reuters/MSNBC

Neo-paramilitary groups extend influence along Venezuelan border

Neo-paramilitary groups extend influence along Venezuelan border

2010: Romney closed Swiss bank account b/c adviser decided it could become politically embarrassing

Newt Lies about Israel Military Exercise in Debates tonight.

Employee shot and killed in W. Kensington store

They can throw 'class warfare' and 'envy' in our faces when we complain

Want a more progressive president? Then get a more progressive Congress.

We took over Nevada Group...

*SMH* This is so unnecessary...

Thousands of Detroit students without books for months

Supreme Court says no to California's prohibition to the slaughter of non-ambulatory pigs,

Adrian Moore, PhD - Is Florida secretly privatizing prisons?

had to call the police to take my husband to the hospital yesterday

Sumatran elephants could be extinct in 30 years

PPP: Newt up by 5 in Florida

A List Of Conservative Contributions To Society

So who do you think won the debate tonight

Well, in all fairness, 13.9% IS "around 15%." Romney/Christie 2012! USA! USA! USA! USA! USA! USA!

The Economic Crisis Hits Home: The Unfolding Increase In Child and Youth Homelessness

Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich Wish Fidel Castro To Hell

......Mysterious 'Winged' Structure from Ancient Rome Discovered

Syria crisis: Arab League fails to stem conflict

Mitt's family self-deportated to Mexico - he knows it works!

Ann D & Mitt Romney Charitable Foundation II-tax filings (Goldman Sachs, Pfizer, etc)

Racism links to Aussie car flags

Archives are down?

Newt and Romney "gong at it" could cause Santorum to surge! Things could get sticky between them!

..Haiti's 'Baby Doc' admonished for leaving capital

Edwin Hubble and the 100 inch Hooker

Why didn't I get a notification when I became a host of this forum?

JFK library to release last of his secret tapes (45 hours of privately recorded meetings/etc)

US defends Jay Leno Golden Temple jibe (India claims anti-Sikh bigotry)

Ret. Judge James P. Gray (Law Enforcement Against Prohibition)

Slate's horse race


Romney finally finds his claws but Gingrich survives

FACT CHECK: Gingrich flubs history in GOP debate

Make all the jury decisions automatically posted into its own forum?

President Obama's State of the Union Address - Tuesday, January 24 - 9pm ET

Chris Wallace's idiotic question & John Boehner's stupid answer regarding President Obama & The SOTU

Supreme Court Overturns 'Right v. Wrong'

After 40 Years, Research into Psychadelic Drugs Revives

The audience was told before the debate that cheering wildly and booing

Does anyone know where I can download Mitt Romney's tax return?

Self-immolation as protect tactic rises in Tibet, Middle East

Does anyone else notice how censored it seems to have become..

Democrat Campaign Manager's Cat Murdered 'Liberal' written on dead cat

Ira Israel: What Is Yoga?

Hinckley hearing focuses on whether he has interest in books on assassination

Folks.. we're DOWN TO THE FINAL FOUR CONTESTANTS. Can you taste the Excrement?... Er, Excitement?

Exclusive: New U.S. Commando Team Operating Near Iran

Dim Sum Surprise: Why the Hong Kong Model Won't Save Tibet

Dim Sum Surprise: Why the Hong Kong Model Won't Save Tibet

Tom Flanagan to run Wildrose campaign in Alberta election

Big Solar storm headed toward Earth- will hit Tuesday

German anti-Semitism 'deep-rooted' in society

Why the DC Impact system Bloomberg wants NYC schools to emulate caused me to leave teaching

Archaeology: Greece, the 10 most important discoveries of 2011

1876: The Year When Things Went from Bad to Worse for Indians and Blacks

Okay Historians, Summarize Newt Gingrich in Four Words

The Onion: Critics Slam Obama For "Just Standing There" During Photo Op

It's coming!

Rising wealth of Asians straining world fish stock

German anti-Semitism 'deep-rooted' in society

Hundreds of ex-rebels lay down weapons in India

Palin Complains Romney Not "Reaching Out" Enough to Tea Party

Shouldn't we be celebrating Newt doing well

Ice in a crater on Mars.. Picture

China says overseas Tibet 'forces' distort truth

So Kathleen Sebelius says they are collecting the information on insurance cos for the 80/20

If the debates looked like this, I might be tempted to watch all 900 of them

Greece names and prosecutes celebrity tax evaders

JFK library to release last of his secret tapes

2nd Greatest Song Ever: The King of Bain

For good measure...

The Judge in Georgia has NOT ordered President Obama to appear in court

UK raises concerns over Israel's treatment of Palestinian children

Officials: Car Bombs Kill 14 Across Baghdad

'Peak timber' concerns in tropics

Tim Thomas, Boston Bruins MVP Goalie, Snubs President Obama

Storage sites unnerved by Megaupload action

The Speaker, The Senator, The Congressman and the Governor.

Romney Tax Returns Show $45 Million Income

Imam reflects American Islam

UK's first course in women, Islam and the media launched

As Egypt's new parliament convenes, eyes on ultraconservative salafis

Memo: Mitt Romney’s Tax Returns Release Raises More Questions than it Answers (DNC)

Isn't it fun watching ReTHUGS says things about one another

congressional primary

Robeson's shining example lights up US Embassy

Anti-democratic actions by the US Supreme Court

NHS shake-up: Pressure building after critical report

In case you missed Jon Stewart last night

Romney will release his tax 'return' at 7:30am ET

The self-defeating "liberal media" seem like a right-wing conspiracy

Barney Frank: 'I didn't Think I Have Lived a Good Enough Life To See Gingrich Become Nominee!'

Obama to lay out proposals - "a fair shake for all" - address economy in State of the Union

Three new co-hosts!

Gingrich's plan for America: Anger and indignation. Big Ed and Barney Frank dissect an amphibian.

Wendell Potter on the Sarah Burke death

Paula Deen Shocked By Lack Of Public Support Following Diabetes Announcement + 20 Bacon Recipes

From underground lair to chat show: Julian Assange

JFK library to release last of his secret tapes

TARP pay czar pressured on executive pay: report

Right on, Ron Paul

Mitt Romney will be on the front row at the State of the Union address.

Opinions, please. Who ordered the muting of the Republican debate audience?

WaPo POLL: Public sours on Romney in January - Among indies, unfaves up 17 pts., faves down 18 pts.

Inside Job

Ruling could force Americans to decrypt laptops

Ecuador: Lesbian Activist Appointed to Presidential Cabinet

Has anyone read anything by Peter Kingsley?

TSA Scanners create false positives? Sen. Rand Paul: My encounter with the TSA

Great example of the Tebow PR machine

Walsh: Mitt pounces, Newt pouts: Two rich guys squabble

Narcissistic men have higher levels of stress hormone

Baraa Melhem, Palestinian Woman locked in Bathroom for 10 Years by Father

Andrew Sullivan is Right: Obama Has Governed as a Conservative

Gulf Arabs quit Syria monitoring mission

Judge orders woman to give up password to hard drive

"Dollars for Doctors"

Online Lottery Could Be Coming To A State Near You

Obama's Favorite Wall Streeters

Sir Richard Branson urges change to drugs law - UK

CBC: Man set on fire in alleged racial attack

Bain, hoping to improve image, plans to change corporate name to Nemesis

Neo-Nazi Who Advocated Border Landmines Launches Run For Sheriff in Arizona

Romney, hoping to improve image, decides to run under his clown name Latter-Davy Gravy

Amnesty: Cuba releases 3 prisoners of conscience

Amnesty: Cuba releases 3 prisoners of conscience

John Kerry broke his nose playing hockey

Tiger Woods: Middle East appearance influenced by fee

NATO relying on smugglers along Pakistan's border, Pakistan official say

Turning the dishonesty to 11

A fair shake for all, I like that Mr President.

Good Morning, DU:

Salon: How conservatives lie about government

Opinions on this post/jury decision - LGBT related

Testimony to begin in trial of financier Stanford

Paul Begala: The Strangely Silent Jan. 23 Debate in Tampa

US Supreme Court dismisses Venezuela's appeal in Bandagro case

Paul B. Farrell: Big Oil’s civilization-ending pollution push

A former student of my SO tried to recruit him in persuading American businesses to close here

OK, so there's a graph being posted all over FB entitled, "Who Increased the Debt"

Guardian UK: Newt Gingrich's historical inconsistency on Freddie Mac

Is Mitt forfeiting Florida

I'm really, really, really sick of the taste of Robitussin!

VICTORY FOR H2O MAN - Mission accomplished, hunger strike at an end

Florida debate highlights GOP fears

How to Picture a Black Hole

I'm sick, diseased, plague-ridden and fairly loathesome -- ask me anything.

Neo-Nazi Who Advocated Border Landmines Launches Run For Sheriff in Arizona

Raj Patel: We need a conversation about poverty and why food stamp use is so high.

The Way Things Are

Bristol scientists produce world’s first magnetic soap (yeah OK, they’ve put iron in it)

Romney Paid 13.9% ("Romney advisers stressed that the holdings in the Caymans")

Frank Sinatra & Count Basie - I Won't Dance (Reprise 1962)

Anonymous to launch file sharing service

Climatic warming-induced change in timings of 24 seasonal divisions in China since 1960

“Miracle tree” substance produces clean drinking water inexpensively and sustainably

In Police Training, a Dark Film on U.S. Muslims

Sarah Palin: Chris Christie has his 'Panties in a Wad' for Gingrich Diss

Kill Michael Jackson get 4 years; download Michael Jackson get 5 years in prison

Emily gets her gun...........

Political Push Moves a Deal on Mortgages Inches Closer

Check in if you, or someone you know, pays a higher tax rate than Mitt Romney.

ForeclosureGate penalties LESS then 1/5 of Wall St Bank Executive Pay

Urban Farming Essentials: Authors of a New, Definitive Guide Tell All

Former President Of ORU Richard Roberts Arrested For DUI, Speeding

Europe's Conservatives Fail to Criticize Hungary

13.9%. Speaking as a regular guy, I paid probably twice that.

Solar Flare is the word of the day. Modify any thread to include "Solar Flare"

Former ORU president Richard Roberts arrested on DUI complaint

Editor suggest Mossad consider option to kill Obama

Year of the Dragon roars into Asia

What the battle over Romney’s wealth is really about, in one poll finding

Researchers' Refinement Increases Solar Concentrator Efficiency

The fastest jury decission in history!

Gun laws must be driven by common sense

Robert Reich: A Globalizing Private Sector, A Government Overwhelmed by Corporate Money

Mitt Romney is a FREELOADER plain and simple!! He doesn't even pay 15%!!!

Walker raises millions to fight recall effort

Is it possible Newt Gingrich will be the challenger to Obama?

Occupy Post Offices

Finnish presidential poll heads to runoff

TN gun laws, or lack thereof, under attack

US went from being the world's largest international creditor to the largest debtor nation

"I’m not sure the Obama campaign could have scripted this more perfectly"

$60k a day!!!!!?

mothers of daughters....

todays trades

Yup, he's tone deaf: "Romney Camp Offers $1.6M 'Reward' For Missing Newt Docs"

Republican Debate Moderator NOT Scolded, Gingrich and Romney Dance

Political prediction

NYPD Offering $200 for Guns in Buyback Program

Oscar Nominations

Hey Mitt, Start paying your fair share.

Baz Luhrmann - Everybody's Free (To Wear Sunscreen)

Wake Tech in Raleigh, main campus is on lock down.

Michael "Dull-Witted Anus" Grimm (R-NY): "..."Equity" see, that word scares me..."

Second Amendment fan says gun bills go too far

Esquire: Newt Gingrich: The Indispensable Republican

Efforts Underway to Try to Close the "Delaware Loophole" that costs PA millions in taxes

CAIN! Alleged sexual predator to offer TEABAGGER response to S.O.T.U. Here's a video preview. CAIN!

Gingrich's Death Penalty for Pot

Gun Control Advocates Say Lax Utah Permit Rules Lurk Within Senate Bill

Latest PPP poll: Gingrich 38%, Romney 33, Santorum 13, Paul 10

Foster Brooks as airline pilot with Dean Martin.

Sorting their meme . . .

OMG! An ESPN Columnist Gets it Right (About Asswipe Tim Thomas)

Does Newt's Open Marriage Mean Cain Can Re-enter The Race?

Facepalm: "It would be easier to go back for more stimulus..."

Top Hedge Fund Returning 45% Under Julian Robertson’s 36-Year-Old Disciple

Updated: Gov. Scott Walker 4 donations = 1 million dollars in one week. $500,000 from Bob Perry

WATCH LIVE: Panel discusses overturning Citizens United

Ticket sales are slow for Superbowl

Where is Arne Duncan? We haven't heard from him in awhile. I thougt for sure that he

So will the networks show two republican responses to the SOTU?

Why Fox Is Wrong About The 'Liberal' Media

EU watchdog warns on ratings competition plans

The Fiscally Reckless Mitch Daniels

Wisconsin: Five each 8 1/2 x 11 full-color cards came in the mail from the WI GOP = $50 to the Dems

Newt's new line of swimwear!

Think Occupy Wall Street Has Fizzled? Think Again...

Newt Gingrich to base Presidential platform on ‘sanctity of third marriage’

Math Formula May Explain Why Serial Killers Kil

beyond 'free' or 'fair' trade: mexican farmers go local

Bankster's Paradise

TPM: Warren Buffett's Secretary To Attend Obama's SOTU

Gingrich Says He Will Skip Debates if Audiences Can’t Participate

Egypt's ruler partially lifts emergency laws

O’Malley introduces new version of marriage bill {maryland}

SOPA and PIPA Fully Alive – And a New Bill Joins Them: (OPEN) H.R. 3782

49ers Kyle Williams receives death threats

The Washington-Wall Street Revolving Door Just Keeps Spinning Along, by Bill Moyers & M. Winship

Don't tell anyone...

Newt's call for Seven 3 hour debates with the President?

Doesn't This Answer Lose The Conservatives For Romney?

New WP-ABC poll shows Obama's favorable/unfavorable rating at 53/43 (Romney 31/49. Gingrich 29/51)

Drone Pilot Hobbyist Discovers River of Meat Blood in Texas

Oh for Flying Spaghetti Monster's sake! (Romney taxes reporting)

Social friction tied to inflammation—…may have biological effects

Natural-Gas Futures Extend Gains

Romney: "The unemployed don't get tickets to sit next to the First Lady." USA USA! USA! Err...WTF?

Willard is giving a "prebuttal" to the PRESIDENT'S SOTU speech right now.

DNC Fires Off 7-Point Attack On Romney’s Record

Next Housing Bailout:Banks Need to Offload Millions of Unwanted Homes. Guess Who's Going to Buy Them

QUELLE horreur!-WTF Is a "European Welfare State"?

Our Dangerous Devotion to Eyewitness Testimony

Are 2011 movies so bad that someone gets an Oscar nomination for shiting in a sink?


Corporate courts and nuclear hijinks in Vermont

Rasmussen, 1/24: Obama 46 / Romney 43. Obama 49 / Gingrich 40.

Petulant Plutocrat of the Week

Changes sadden Peyton Manning

Thanking my lucky stars!

Russia Says Syria’s Assad Hasn’t Responded to Peace Efforts

the Admins changed the group purpose to include family and friends

Someone making more money should never have a lower tax rate than someone making less.

Love him or hate him, you can't deny Barney Frank has style...

New Research: People - DON'T - Get More Conservative as They Get Older

China Returns Fire against US Wind and Solar Investigations

Rinse Peenus: "WOW! That's a pretty front-loaded question with a lot of DNC talking points in it."

romney will hike taxes on the rich, make taxes more progressive

Two Cuban women's players missing at tournament

KB Home Offering Solar as Standard Feature on New Florida Houses

Why the United States Will Never, Ever Build the iPhone

Willard Romney EARNED 12 TIMES MORE Than Obama, Had Nearly HALF THE TAX Rate

Charlotte City Council OKs expanding police power during DNC

TPM: Romney Camp Revelations Leave Key Tax Questions Unanswered

Colorado SOS - Finds SIX Cases of Voter Fraud

Weaker Sun Will Not Delay Global Warming

Women's groups condemn use of 'harmful' stereotypes in media

A 7 storey residential building collapses after getting shelled by the regime army.


Love the buttons - But where are the polls?

If you had Mitt type of money would you also be a self rightous, greedy, out of touch, egomaniac,

Wife of billionaire Sheldon Adelson gives $5m to pro-Gingrich 'super PAC'

Republican Candidates Select New Clown Cars!

The Rude Pundit - Newt Gingrich: It Depends on What the Meaning of "Lobbyist" Is

IMF cuts global growth outlook, cites euro fears

Whistleblower Says BP Fired Him for Refusing To Skew Cleanup Data

Romney's Swiss bank account: a "gift for the Democrats"

Sex Offender May Have a Case for Not Registering

5 Biggest Lies About the Right-Wing Corporate-Backed War on Our Schools

Sunday Night in NYC

Kids Count: Nearly half of Michigan students qualify for free or reduced-price lunches

Railroad Industry Claims Mandated Safety Technology is Too Expensive

Here's why advocating third party votes for president annoys me.

San Francisco Central Subway funds get a key OK

Tax Evaders Renounce U.S. Citizenship

I need a good hotwing recipe..

Hayward lied to Congress about spill, lawyers claim

MIRT, Hide Thread, Juries clarification. Please help

A simple yes or no will suffice, Mr. Gingrich ...

N.J. to Use Face-Recognition Technology, Scan License Photos for Fraud

Want a chuckle or a chill? Visit the Weird News Group.

In Police Training, a Dark Film on U.S. Muslims

Did Mitt avail himself of the amnesty program for not reporting Swiss bank accounts?

Mark Ruffalo Falls For Matt Bomer in "The Normal Heart"

Chemo drug drives growth of some tumors

Another Rescue

It’s Time to Get Rick Santorum a Uterus of His Very Own

IMF: Global economy 'in danger zone' over euro crisis

You Can’t Make This Up: Rick Santorum Launches C.U.M.

We no longer have enough income to care for our sick cat...

NYC officials dodge blame for ‘SHCOOL X-NG’ sign in front of Manhattan high school

Amazon may become greenhouse gas emitter—Rain forest could go from sink to source

Lopez bows out of Venezuela presidential race

POES auroral activity site

AFL-CIO's Trumka Joins Chorus Calling for INVESTIGATION of BANKS

A sign of the times? *graphic content*

Robert Reich: A Globalizing Private Sector, A Government Overwhelmed by Corporate Money

FBI arrests 4 Conn. officers in town where investigation found pattern of anti-Hispanic bias

The Eagle Nebula as never seen before


Plans for Sellafield plutonium reactor rejected

Google Image result on search term MIRT (here are 4 of the results)

“The Best Food Stamp President…” Gingrich Plays the Race Card, as Press Cheers “Debating Skills”

Deep impact: The toll your protein takes on the Earth

Hamas Chief Due In Jordan 12 Years After Expulsion

DC v Heller

Treasury OK'd big bailed out firm CEO pay/bonuses - they had to power not to

What Happened at the Sandy Creek Power Plant? (Effect to Texas Electrical Grid)

Antinuclear Activists Asked to Remove Tents

A little rhyme for our time

Eurozone crisis live: Greek creditors defiant after EU ministers reject deal

Newt's first wife was his high school geometry teacher

Diebold accidently leaks 2012 election results

Exporter Japan eyes first trade deficit in 3 decades

Boxwood blight invades North America

Jobless Rates Decrease in 37 U.S. States

Westminster introduces 6 new breeds to competition

Italy extends rating agencies probe to Fitch

Oh, good. DU likes unions again. Let's talk about solidarity.

Soil’s Hidden Secrets—Shocking discoveries from the underground may shake up climate science

Christie: he will get taxpayer money even 'if I have to pry it out of their (Dems) cold, dead hands'

India To Pay For Iranian Oil With Gold To Avoid U.S. Sanctions


Arrogance at its finest:

Romney Conference Call: Why Did Romney's Trustee Close The Swiss Bank Account?

Ron Paul Supporter Likes The Way Paul Tells It Like It Has No Chance Of Being

Newt's winning the GOP nomination will be Barney Franks retirement gift Thank you tea party Fox news

What the battle over Romney’s wealth is really about, in one poll finding

U.S. Assumes Chairmanship of G8 Related Nonproliferation Groups

Obama Birther Case In Georgia Unlikely To Bring The President, Despite Judge's Order

U.S. Passport Card Online Application Now Available

Newt demands that debate audiences should be allowed to be raucous

U.S. Landmine Policy

Showtime at the Gates of Hell: The Republican Inferno

This Is Why Dental Insurance Should Be Abolished....

Dentist accused of paper clip use in root canals

Gallup, 1/24: Gingrich 31%, Romney 27% (national poll)

DU Album of the Day: "Rickie Lee Jones" Rickie Lee Jones

Saw a bumper sticker that said "Refudiate Socialism"

TYT: Atheist Student Gets Death Threats Over Prayer Banner

Romney paid an effective tax rate of 13.9% yet taxes are too high..

How conservatives lie about government

Non-protester arrested at Supreme Court for wearing an "Occupy" jacket.

Newt Gingrich and the Politics of Resentment

Justice Democrats Still Holding Out on Foreclosure Fraud Settlement.

Op-ed: Sleeping, Praying, and Walking Across America for Equality

ALABAMA Appelate Court Deals Death Blow to Thousands of Foreclosures

Death of an Ordinary Housecat

Behind The Scenes: Writing the 2012 State of the Union Address

GOP Job Creation $10 An Hour

Ed Shultz: Some Washington Democrats are getting weak kneed about the money spent in Wisconson

Transport Workers Union to picket 'job cremator' Romney

Mitt appears to have paid far LESS in taxes in 2009.


Bill Moyers & Michael Winship: The White House-Wall Street Revolving Door Just Keeps Spinning Along

Have you shopped the Obama store yet? There are lots of cool things.

Anybody know WHERE we can find the numbers of jobs Romney "created" and the

Is "redistribution" the real issue?

Waterfront stadium plan revives debate

Money talks, democracy walks...

Conservatives Republicans "demand" That References To Slavery Be Removed From History Textbooks

For the record, this is Derp in its distilled essence.

Callista Gingrich on Open Marriage...

Star Goalie Snubs White House - Boston Player Refuses To Attend Ceremony

Fortune: Romney's blind trust 'ruse': Why Mitt Romney can see through his blind trusts.

Job bias claims at record level, as religion and national-origin complaints increase

The GOP should feel right at home during their convention in Tampa

Doggy Duo Lauded As House Fire Heroes

Gingrich says NBC should have allowed clapping: ‘Media doesn’t control free speech’

Why a Gingrich nomination scares me.

CNN Corporate Drone Says Tonight May Very Well Be President's Last SOTU Speech

Question on Obama's religion puts Santorum in awkward spot

SB 4 - Human trafficking

BREAKING: Arab League officials: Nabil El-Araby offers ElBaradei to head a mediation mission to Syri

Self delete.

Von Daniken? Really??

Abortion safer than giving birth, study says

I believe Governor Christie just showed his hand.

If Romney Is Only Paying 14% on His Million Dollar Income, Don't Blame Social Sec. and Medicare...

Texas Sues USA Over Photo ID Voting Law

Gathering of Eagles: Extremists Look to Montana

Most Americans agree with "Buffett rule" concept, poll shows

Robo calls are coming in fast and furious down here in Florida. I am a registred IND

Scary Plane Landings: Video Of Dusseldorf Airport Landings

Out of State efforts on Gay Marriage legislation

Magic mushrooms may help treat depression

"Women's groups condemn use of 'harmful' stereotypes in media"

Military rescues turtle tots, help them head out to sea

CNN Will Allow Applause At Jacksonville Debate; No 'Shouting Or Booing'

progressive radio back in columbus is back

Reported Crimes And Misdeeds by Concealed Weapons License And Permit-Holders

When Willard Romney spoke about his returns last night this is what I heard him saying:

Anybody done their taxes yet??

A Plea for Rationality and Sanity...

‘Very Thin Film’ of Slick Reported from Stricken Cruise Ship

Cornell University Study- Keystone Pipeline will cost jobs

Obama to use state of the union address to divide America, claims Romney

Squirrels in my attic

Wouldn't it be nice for one of the major parties to nominate someone who wasn't a multimillionaire

On day of Mitt Romney's tax release, poll finds widespread support for raising taxes on the 1%

Elephant Herd Mourns Loss of Calf ***Warning--Sad Picture***

i would like to clarify something

Where the hell is everybody today?

Suit claims J.C. Penney directors defrauded company w/$30.7 Mil comp package to CEO

Alert Problem

I just made a pita with yogurt cucumber dip and smeared a half and avocado on it...

U.S. Marine Corps Intelligence Joint Operational Environment Briefing- here are 2 slides:

A thread in which I defend President Obama, the man

Who will be watching the SOTU? Who will not?

WOW! Eric Cantor wants to hear "BOLD ideas" tonight. Like the Bush trickle-down have-mores tax cuts?

How many jobs did Romney create in 2010?

Zambia dissolves board of Libya-owned Zamtel

Washington Wizards fire coach Flip Saunders

2012: Average Joe calls TurboTax. How can I get 15%?

To the five of you that added me to your ignore list, I just want to say,,...oh,...wait,.....

solar leasing biz model

Self-deportation vs. voluntary departure - Maybe this is what Mittens was referring to?

Can I unsubscribe from seeing status updates from a Facebook friend?

New Romney poster

"No Kisses for Hershey."

What will they yell out at the SOTU tonight?

Guest List for the First Lady’s Box

Father identifies son on viral beating video, notifies police

Connecticut Police Officers Accused of Mistreating Latinos

The Gingrich in You emerges as influential advocate on issues from bullying to bank fees

The number of viewers to the SOTU tonight will be very telling. I don't know how many

France troops to stay in Afghanistan - Alain Juppe

The base is revolting! (pic)

just because I'm curious...

Sen. Paul on TSA detention: 'Have the terrorists won?'

What's for Dinner? ~ Tuesday January 24th!

N.H. Bill Would Allow Discrimination Against Gay Couples

NJ Gov Says He'd Veto Gay Marriage Bill

Death Valley students face loss of lifeline

He was most often associated with a 1953 Fender Telecaster, serial number 2324, nicknamed "Nancy."

'Don't Be Evil' tool alters new Google search results

How about "Steak and Blowjob Day" as...

Obama's, Gingrich's, and Romney's Tax Returns side by side

UFC Bans Gun, Hunting Sponsors

I.M.F. Reduces Estimates for Global Growth.

Same-sex couple tries to overturn state ban (by unmarried couples) on adoption

My wife gets excited if she's picked for a pat down by the TSA.

Abramoff, Scanlon have repaid El Paso's Tiguas $200,000

Joe Walsh on MSNBC says he's for a 0 percent Capital Gains tax

It is DISGUSTING that the rich get to hide $ in the Caymans while saying the poor don't pay enough

Love love love Martin Bashir!

Gallup: Gingrich leads Romney in national poll

(Updated) Reid: Attaching Keystone oil pipeline provision to payroll tax cut bill not reasonable

Users fight over Brazos River water rights

Oil for gold: Iran to dodge sanctions


Homelessness on the Rise for Female Veterans, African-Americans Hit Hardest

Annie Leibovitz Opens New Art Show at Smithsonian.


Op-ed: An Open Letter to Mitch Mayne on Living Openly (a very good read)

I bought my first seed packets of 2012 today at lunch.

Steve Jobs' widow to join Michelle Obama at State of the Union address

Superficial I know, but still.....

Papantonio: The New Right Wing Confederacy

Our First Lady....

The number of people ignoring me has dropped by three.

Our rising debt levels are becoming unsustainable – soon we may be talking about wealth confiscation

Newt's daughter violated child labor laws with janitor job

Anyone notice these signs at BP gas stations?

Really Good Article in Smithsonian Magazine About Church/State Separation and Its Origins

After Jury duty

Glitch when posting a response

Guernsey County (Cambridge) Earthquake?

tempur pedic - opinions from people who own one, please!

House Bill Would Artificially Inflate Cost of Federal Credit Programs

Barney Frank's Badass Answer TO NYT Re: His Views On Marijuana

Walker brings in big money, likely to have 'overwhelming financial advantage'

Partisan opposition to Libertarianism

Wake up call.

A song for QueerArt. The images are rather violent so viewer beware.

To the asshole who corrected me on the use of pronouns

Pretty cool viewing option for the SOTU

Dylan Ratigan is weak

Prince Fielder agrees to sign with Detroit Tigers

Allen Stanford can't recall -ANYTHING!

Dentist used paper clips in place of stainless steel posts in root canals to save money.

0-6 knockout.

Nice day to sit outside and take a few bird-on-the-feeder pics...

boo hoo BOA investment bankers get a 25% CUT ..

Romney's mountain of wealth could cast loud echo, he's a .006 percenter

People who are funny when they don't mean to be...

I say NO audiences at Presidential debates.

Our local minister of a predominantly LGBT church responds to the new 1st Baptist Church minister

So I got the job

What's growing right now.....

Medicare Savings Program

Vote for Alan – Here's How

Obama’s prime-time chance to honor Giffords

First time these two have curled up together....

A question to the DU community regarding the use of all caps.

Gingrich, missing applause, demands audience participation at debates

Texas A&M moves forward with Big 12 exit plan

True story about multiple choice Rorschach tests.

Romney's Layabout America

There's still time to prepare for the : "2012 State of the Union Drinking Game"

Another medical industry scam exposed.

Why do we even call these things DEBATES? They are nothing more than Dog and Pony shows

The Good Boss Thread

Kentucky Cuts Education; Preserves Tax Breaks For Creationist Theme Park

Consumer group tentatively supports $25-billion mortgage deal

Public sours on Romney in January (ABC)

O.K. Loungers! Caption this pic!

Reminder: Newt's biggest (and worst) contribution to modern politics:

Megaupload Targeted Because of Change to A Legit Business That Would Disrupt Music Industry.

What about an Occupy Wall Street protester joining the First Lady at the SOTU address tonight?

Is Oral Sex to Blame for the Surge in Cancer of the Mouth and Throat?

Galloway and Big Mac: Do the Cowboys even matter anymore?

The pre-existing conditions that remain in healthcare

This is great!

Mitt Romney Discloses Contributions to Antigay Groups

Taxes.... The whole tax code as it presents itself now is nothing more than

Gay Man Seeks Hudson Valley House Seat

Walk the Earth, like Caine in Kung Fu

Does Ignoring a poster truncate sub threads?

California solar strikes gold in N.J.

Really? Melissa McCarthey for Best Supporting Actress

Anyone else watch "Moneyball". What a great movie

How Robots Find Humans

The Atlantic: JFK's Re-Election Advice for Obama from Beyond the Grave

Citibank offers air miles for banking, then tells customers they owe the IRS

TDPS: Forget about Newt's affairs, he'd give SARAH PALIN a MAJOR ROLE in his administration

Boo Hoo! England won't buy Queen new Yacht.

New polls show a collapse in support for Mitt Romney, "remarkable erosion of support", 27% drop

Why McDonald's In France Doesn't Feel Like Fast Food

Crankshaft Shop, circa 1957. {dial up warning}

What Boehner considers ‘almost un-American’

All-American Religion or Reason to Worry? (Mormon Church)

What search engine do you use?

The GOP Is Bound To A Bloated Budget

There is an important message to be learned from South Carolina.

The First Lady's Box at the 2012 State of the Union (& submit questions link)

Today, at least in the Middle Atlantic states, the average temperatures turned a corner . . . .

"If Gitmo is anyone’s legacy, it is the legacy of George W. Bush and of the US Senate"

Message replies from Jury Duty

Google announces privacy settings change across products; users can’t opt out

"Frontline" looks at meth abuse tonight on PBS...


Gun reformers press Obama for action


Is this what we have been waiting for? Could it be? Is he really running?

Judges accelerate Texas redistricting trial

MSNBC "You Don't Want To Put A Financial Burden On Your Children-But You Haven't paid child support

Caption this:

I'm going to start using the female as the default.

Feds: Triangle terrorist tried to have witnesses killed

White House link for enhanced viewing of SOTU speech, submit questions (54 K submitted already)

Why Cats Are Awesome

As Romney Releases Tax Returns, Fmr Senate Investigator Says: We’ve Got To Start Taxing Corporations

Now that we have had a night to digest the repuke debate:

What the GOP plan now that we are in economic recovery?

JFK White House Tapes: Kennedy was concerned for young voters and pegged the 1-percent.

The Main (But Not The Only) Reason To Vote Democratic; The Current GOP Sucks; Here’s Proof

Richard Branson: Light 'em if ya got 'em

What Happened To The News?.......

I just defended the republicans about last night's debate.

If you wondered how low the corporate-media would grovel before the financial-elitist

Apple's revenue surges, blows away targets

Jeb Bush / Chris Christie 2016.'s gonna be Jeb and SOMEONE. We all KNOW that.

wait till the right wingers figure out.. that willard is part of the illuminati

Oh no Space Hurricane

Guardian UK: Mitt Romney's tax returns refocus US on fairness

Ex-Giffords challenger to run for her seat

Andrea Mitchell: Romney Adviser Said Party Elites Will Find Alternative If Romney Can't Win Florida

Don't miss the Daily Show rerun tonight - 6 pm EST

Vote for Alan Grayson in the DFA Grassroots All Stars Poll! DU IT!

Bargains for the Brit TV fan

Inside the mind of a boxing judge with Chuck Giampa..

tomorrows trade,today

Apple Reports Best Quarter Ever

Got this today: Tomorrow is the first annual National GSA Day

Austin, TX homicide rate show guns -- CORRECTION -- knives as weapon-of-choice.

Rifle Crosshairs Stickers Placed On Democrats' Office Doors

So Apple is about to have 100 BILLION cash on hand.

If Romney beats Obama that would be the end of democracy and the rise of fascism

Occupy Davos: Attendees Confront a New Wave of Anger

The US-GCC fatal attraction

I would be just a tad bit more understanding of Romney's wealth if, and it's a huge if...

Good bye, Prince. Thank you for the memories.

A Story That Will Break Your Heart

Sen. Rand Paul: TSA Should Profile "Middle Eastern Students"

New York Times Tells Us Only Chinese Near Slave Labor Could Handle Steve Jobs’ Demands

Is it possible to be a good Democrat while also owning an iPhone?

Google it, Santorum! (PARODY)


Someone please tell me this is photoshopped.

"I intend to fight obstruction with action."

The facts that school reformers ignore By Valerie Strauss

Legal system is confused...

Iran NOT Building Nukes (!!)

Why Not Give Tax Credits For Actually Creating Jobs Rather Than Lowering Tax Rates Upfront?

Ray McGovern: US/Israel: Iran NOT Building Nukes

Mark My Bird: Describe birds for Cornell!

Study shows restored wetlands rarely equal condition of original wetlands

Transgender Inmate Can Sue for Hair Treatments (laser hair removal)

Queen's study finds religion helps us gain self-control

TIME asks (and asks) Newt about Seamus on top of the car; Finally he bites.

NYPD Training Included Viewing Of Anti-Muslim Movie 'The Third Jihad'

NYCLU Demands Information on NYPD (operation clean halls)

High fructose consumption by adolescents may put them at cardiovascular risk

Occupy Wall Street will give "State of the 99%" after the SOTU

US won't cut carrier fleet to fix budget deficit (we need these war machines frighten the Iranians)

A "member of the .006%"....

Is the President going to talk about NAFTA tonight?

surfer blood, swim

Delta Reroutes Flights As Solar Storm Hits Earth

GoDaddy Goes After Lucrative Idiot Demographic With New Naked Lady Ad

Chevron rig fire on 9th day off Nigeria’s coast (w/pic)

The OWs and the 99% have made Romney unelectable

Mitt’s Income vs. Your Income

What President Obama Will Say Tonight: Excerpts from President Obama's State of the Union Speech

Newt Gingrich: Spanish is Ghetto Language (Young Turks Video)

Willard's Dollar's

Boy With Down Syndrome Hits Modeling Big Time

One Year Later - 2011 State of the State Scorecard

Mitt and double taxation going around the winger webs

Mitt Romney making $21 Million/year IS the problem.

Senate: Fact Sheet Responding to Republican “No Budget” Claims

Report: New Autism Definition Could End ‘Epidemic’

US marine in Haditha case 'should serve no time'

I teach school for 40 grand a year before taxes.

Critics Question Obama Choice For Disability Committee

Romney already gaining back in recent poll.

Have Any Of You Guys Been Following The Story Re: The Tuscon Schools ??? - Infuriating !!!

EU Oil Embargo: Sanctions Benefit Iran's Revolutionary Guards

Small is beautiful for federal funds

WSJ Reporter Compares State Of The Union Seating To ‘Date Rape’

Some headline writer needs to watch the National Geographic Channel......

Jut in case there was any doubt..

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Wednesday, 25 January 2012

Ultra-Orthodox Jews Attack Woman In Israeli Town

Gawker: Your Guide to Mitt Romney’s Obscene Tax Situation

I don't want to brag but look who just sent me an email

Gay groups angry Kansas anti-sodomy law remains on books

Poll Finds Voters Wary of Congressional GOP

Perfect VP candidate for Newt would be Cong. Joe Walsh.

FWIW, The SOTU will be a positive thing for the LGBT community

Roe v. Wade 39th Anniversary

George Soros on the Coming U.S. Class War

Political strategies forming over N.C. gay marriage amendment

Mittens just really, really does not get it......

Parents of 2 slain Ark. boys angered by Oscar nod for film about the murders, West Memphis 3

(Story update) Okla. hospital must return $500K to Garth Brooks

Armed man arrested near ex-Pres. Bush's home says he was 'contacted spiritually' to deliver package

Obama Should Use Fighting Words In The 2012 State Of The Union - Michael Tomasky/TheDailyBeast

Do the Romneys actually clip coupons?

Iraq Hits Out At Turkey As Ties Worsen

IMF's Lagarde: Greece's Default Not An Option

Sussex County Sheriff Jeff Christopher: God made him sheriff to fight tyranny as an utimate enforcer

Child Health Plus (BCBS) no longer covering Ritalin.

The Day In 100 Seconds: Taxing Times

So which President will we see tonight?

Mayor Bloomberg Blasts Use Of Anti-Islam Movie During NYPD Training

Newt confuses 7-11 and 9/11

please tell me when the sotu is on..

How An Embargo Of Iranian Oil Could Affect Markets

Another Industry Talking Point Laid To Rest?

FReepers finally weigh in on the murdered cat. It's not pretty.

I'm just askin', how did it possibly happen that Mittens released his tax info on Obama's SOTU day?

Senate: Fact Sheet Responding to Republican “No Budget” Claims

Go ahead admit it you can't take your eyes off of repulsive Newt Gingrich

Student disciplined for unauthorized potty break

Sanctions dodge: India to pay gold for Iran oil, China may follow

Drone pilot finds “river of blood” outside Dallas meatpacking plant (w/pic)

Romney's "not in the 1%, he's in the .006%"

Julian Assange announces own talk show

FACTS: The State Of The Union (Since 2011 SOTU, 1.9 million private sector jobs created)

Large, beautiful dog sitting in back of truck, cold, pouring down rain.

Dog skull found in Siberia is 33,000 years old - and hints that man's best friend didn't come from o

John Fugelsang on TYT: "The SOTU will be a lot like Vietnam; a lot of Republicans won't show up."

Yes, ladies and gents, that 35% corporate tax comes out of your money as well.

Romney has a 15% tax rate on 1/4 billion, is pissing & moaning about "ever-expanding entitlements"

Mitt: 'Banks are people'. 'They feel the same things you do'.

So..which Republicans had better things to do tonight than to attend the SOTU?

BWAHAHAHA..Tweety just referred to Mittens and Newt as "dueling banjos."....n/t

Jon Hamm, Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Jon Cryer, Ian McKellan

Seismographs Going Crazy!

I honestly do hope WE DO NOT see Repugs Show disrepect for the President by shouting out things

Vote in DFA Grassroots All-stars poll now going on

I'm thinking the Republicans are going to act like a bunch of assholes tonight.

Cartoon - MSM and Govt. Pushing Internet Control.

Keith Olbermann is doing 3 hours tonight

Dear Mr. President, Go big or go home.

Japan logs first trade deficit since 1980

Cloudy? Too Far South? How to See the Aurora No Matter Where you Live

Carter Center Urges Israel to Release Palestinian Legislators

Europe has been building an Obama-style safety net for citizens called "The New Deal".

8 Years on Mars: Downloadable Rover Poster

(Conor Bright Eyes) Oberst: Don't block anti-bias law

My 87 year old mom is back in the hospital

Colombia neo-paramilitary groups 'have protection of the state': Think tank

Tonight's SOTU - is it possible President Obama is going to go after capital gains?

Remember that whistleblower banker exposing names of Swiss bank acct holders?

I am Alive (PC,PS3,X360)

SOTU speeches have made big news, been yawners, laced with lies. What do you think tonight's will be

The Middle Class: The Engine of Economic Growth - 16 reforms to grow the Middle Class

Where is the Republican debate tonight?

Watt steam engine do you use?

Tonight I believe....

Keith just announced POTUS will announce

Why Carried Interest Should Not Be Taxed at Capital Gains Rates - US News

"I killed Osama bin Laden, bitches. Obama out." From The Rude Pundit

Are there any phones made in the US?

Is there a moral law?

I'm going to take a swig of diet coke every time Obama says something we have already discussed on

Treasonous Bastard Tim Thomas Sucking Big Time Tonight...

On A Scale Of 1 To 10... 1 Being A Blip... 10 Being A Tsunami... How Important Is Tonight's SOTU ???

Pop Quiz (no Googling allowed)

*** Biggest Political News of the Day ***

Flat heads

Newt's Crowd In Sarasota Chants "Kenya, Kenya"

Gay AF colonel invited to Obama address tonight

Column: In which I praise Mitt (but explain why I won’t vote for him)

SOPA? BAD, but the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement's been quietly ratified & is a bigger threat

WSJ: Megaupload's Dotcom Denied Bail

Lincecum, S.F. Giants agree to two years

OMG that Blue Dress that Michelle Obama has on!!!

Why is the Corporate Media billing the SOTU as a "political campaign speech"?

Omigod, the sunset tonight!

Colombia neo-paramilitary groups 'have protection of the state': Think tank


We got the country we deserve.

I sampled the greatest treat at work today: Chinese candied watermelon.

Romney has a Swiss Bank account--you pay Them to hold your millions

Imagine how low Romney's taxes COULD be if we'd just let kids go hungry for a change!

I have to say,

Name the event which has been most damaging to the US since 2000

What's up with all the Paula Deen haters? I've never watched her for more than...

A hard fighting miracle

A baby orangutan named Changi - pics

As predicted in December a 'Draft Daniels Campaign' has begun. (updated 25/1)

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! & a new Kitty gif

Gabby Giffords looks great

What gorgeous smart women the Democrats have. Gabby Giffords, then Michelle Obama, Hillary

Steve King tweet from SOTU

Rick Perry returns to Texas as damaged goods. Humiliated & humbled

Romney Sidesteps Tough Immigration Talk in Florida

Rasmussen and Gallup national; Gingrich 35/31 Romney 28/27

What if Iran is Telling the Truth?

Poll shows strong support for Jerry Brown's tax plan

Court prosecutor sides with Garzón in Franco-inquiry trial

Kucinich: Corporations can legally buy elections -He said this on the floor today.

Question: Was Romney taxed twice on his income as wingers claim?

Full Text: State of the Union

Grovelbot has lost a friend

Tom Toles - Nice (out of) work if you can get it.

Some said let the auto industry die

U.S. Air Force terminating Northrop unmanned plane

Conservatives Are Now Changing Their Tax Story Because Of Romney

What happened to John Kerry?

Eric Cantor looks really pissed.

Eric Cantor

*****SOTU OFFICIAL THREAD***** -- Thread 2

Help write the republican response to the SOTU

The Republicans are sitting on their ass while Obama

I'm @ Drinking Liberally in Philly... ...and the 20 of us all agree...

This poll in the Orlando Sentinel needs some DU lovin'

Did you see Boner of Orange look around before he gave a weak polite clap?

I'm Hearing Real Actions By The President On Jobs.....

Witstream is tweeting the SOTU

Obama cranks up populist pitch (The Hill)

Natural gas price rebounds from 10-year low

You can see the look on Boner's face...

Psychiatrist testifies on Hinckley's personality disorders

Obama loves fracking?? WTF? it's poisoning our water. we need protection from this. seriously wtf!

Citigroup sued for fraud over $1 billion of CDOs

Time to do Nation Building at home!

Unions split on Obama rejection of Keystone pipeline

is it just me or does Boner look more orange than usual?

Why does Geithner look constipated....

10 more minutes...

that joke was terrible :(

Obama: "I've approved fewer regulations than my REPUBLICAN predecessor did in first 3 years"



Did I just hear booing when Cordray got mentioned?

Obama gives in to Big-Agra. Allows them to poison the earth with milk.

K&R if you love offshore drilling and oil and gas drilling on public lands!

I'm flipping back and forth from MSNBC to CSPAN and on MSMBC I thought I saw

You know why Cantor looks like he ate a turd?

Standing with Wisconsin

Why won't he go after the banksters!!???!?

Eric Cantor looks really po'd

c'mon, c'mon. burn Mitt Romney and his 15% tax rate.


Texas Cancels Its Drone Program For Maintenance Issues

I'm very concerned about Obama's desire not to regulate so much.

Want to do something about the murdered cat? File an FCC complaint.

*****SOTU OFFICIAL THREAD***** -- Thread 3

Call it class warfare all you like

I disagree with Obama on taxes

Google news pairings for your reading pleasure.

President Obama mentions paying fair share of taxes and Boner's clappin' hands are paralyzed

Lawsuit Seeks Records From Toyota Investigation

US, UK and Germany: End settlement construction

Facebook on the fritz for anyone else?

The Republicans look like they've been force-fed a bag of lemons.

Jury sides with Muslim guard in harassment case

I'm bothered by President Obama's choice of words: 'shale-gas extraction'

"Send me a bill that bans insider trading from Congress"

Dems fear union cash drain in Wisconsin

Ruh Roh!

I am so glad that the President shot down the "envy" meme!


Time to invade Iran.

bug: jury duty lost the attached comment.


Now remember how bad it was when the chimp was in office?

Pine Warbler (and a titmouse with a prize)

Mel Gibson's face looks like it was sculpted by a sculptor who got a C- in sculpting class

Gawd I am enjoying the hell out of this!

Great ending.

Message from the President

President Obama's State of the Union address was like hitting three grand slam homers in one game

constitution does not require a rebuttal. why do repubs get one? hmmm nt

Now just think of Newt & Mitt & those bumbling muttering knuckleheads.

Jury decision notification not working (bug?)

OK is Ickyleaker giving the pukes' rebuttal?

Grade the speech. I'd give it an A+

I was just reminded to now turn my television OFF!

You all know me as a critic of this president. About that speech he just gave . . . .

Making us proud to be Americans again

A great speech, that left the Republicans crying like spoiled two year olds at bedtime.

unofficial I ain't watching the clown car follow up and talking head idiocy thread

Netanyahu: World must stop Iran from conducting second holocaust

So what is the MSM saying about the SOTU


Herman Cain to give teabagger response

The environmental portion of the State of the Union speech

I Laughed, I Cried... I Gave It An 8.5 !!!


STFU Mitch

Remember . . . Mitch Daniels is the favorite of a lot of repubicans for the shot at POTUS . . . .

Mitch Daniels just said that the state of the union is "grave."

NJ Senate Leaders Challenge Christie on Marriage Referendum

"Nearly half of all persons under 30 did not go to work today"

I heard a different speech than many here.

I'm glad Daniels in not running for POTUS.

Roseanne Coming Back to Primetime

A County of haves and soon to haves?

Freeper "Las Vegas Ron" on the SOTU: "I’d rather go out in the fromt yard and step in a..."

The speech STARTED with two big lies

Obama: Millionaires should pay at least 30 percent in taxes

If the GOP wasn't crazy, they would nominate Mitch Daniels...

For all you Physics majors...and others who love a challenge..

Game friggen over - Daniels Speech, Newt surge is based upon populism.

Does "republican politician" mean being mind-bendingly dull? Or, perhaps, malodorously offensive?

Trumka: Obama Showed He Hears People Not Heard by 1%


Did I just hear Mitch Daniels refer to "his (Obama's) DemocratIC Senate allies?"

Mitch Daniels sounds like Eeyore...

Martin Bashir gets in Joe(I owe child support)Walsh ass over his child support issue

david brooks on Daniels - "I'm crying on the inside that he is not running"

Chris matthews is a jerk

Remember all that stuff that you DIDN'T like from the President tonight?

"That was the best response I've heard to a State of the Union address! Quite impressive!"

The Evolution of Multicellular Life | Science News

Sen. Bernie Sanders Statement on State of the Union

how did Obama's plan re: bankers jibe with the agreement about to be signed?

Interesting polls from ABC/Yahoo on the State of the Union...

Cantor Sour Face

So Herman Cain is going to put on a minstrel show for the GOP

2nd round of chemo today

So was Daniels "Jindal-esque", "Ryan-esque", "Bachmann-esque" - or it's own creature?

DO. NOT. Pee in my Wheaties tonight.

Can someone find the post of LOLcats plotting revenge

Is Obama not the best looking President we've had in decades?

I have a good story

It may just be me but it sounded like there was a little slap to Reagan in the Republican response.

Just heard a small piece of the Republican rebuttle... GAWD they sound like spoil cry babies.

So the GOP gets two rebuttals tonight?

The media pundits

I saw a bit of Daniels on Keith's show. I heard, "Blah blah blah light bulbs blah blah blah."

Romney was double-taxed

Can we make proper spelling, grammar, and word use part of the Community Standards?

Brian Williams is HAMMERING Romney on his taxes.

Obama just bought most of the stuff on my shopping list

Can I ask a question?

It never hurts for the President to continue to mention income inequality

Airline passengers gain new rights today

Please grade Pres. Obama's SOTU Speech

I tried to cheer up GD tonight...

Seeing Obama tonight made me proud to call myself a Democrat

MSNBC's Matthews is a clueless dumbfuck about the insider trading

Brian Beutler, TPM: State Of The Union: Obama’s Point-By-Point Romney Refutation

Get the Black guy to deliver the gop response

That 'milk' line was real cute. Now, a few facts...

Pic Of The Moment: The State Of The Union Is Badass

One thing mentioned in the speech that will **never** happen . . . .

How Obama knows he won

Here's Where The Applause/Noise From Congress Got Really Quiet... Thank You Mr. President

Why I didn't listen...

State of the Union isn’t the hottest topic on Main Street Sarasota

What you should be thinking

SOTU Speech - Congress admits they're criminals ?

3 A.M. Tahrir Square, Cairo Egypt

State Bill Outlaws Use Of Fetuses In Food Industry

Repost because it was in the wrong forum: The GOP meme of the day is that Democrats are trying

President Obama Didn't Just Challenge Congress, He Threatened Them

President Obama Greets Gabrielle Giffords At 2012 State Of The Union

My Favorite State of the Union Pic

("There is something I know.") Pelosi On A Gingrich Presidency: "That Will Never Happen"

Watching Elizabeth Warren on The Daily Show - she is not doing well

{Fossilized remains of} Oldest dinosaur nest site found (BBC)

Sarah Ferguson, Chester-Uplands School District teacher on right now on Shultz on MSNBC

Flashback: Nixon paid almost no taxes

Obama's State Of The Union Wishlist

Consumer manufacturing overseas is depressing

Newt's Response to Obama’s SOTU: Tax Breaks for Spilled MILFS

The Democrats Facebook Page

So who's willing to tell President Obama "I got your back!"?

Ultimate Dog Tease

The more things change. . .

Obama’s State of the Union speech: Confrontation wrapped in Kumbaya

SOTU 2012 word cloud

US marine spared jail over deaths of unarmed Iraqis

Kucinich: Corporations can legally buy elections

Get your State of the Union word cloud right here!

Eric Cantor: possibly the creepiest fucker to ever inhabit Congress

Hmm. That dude seriously kicked wump in his address.

...but Mitt told Brian Williams that he actually paid 40%!

Judge tightens rules on Oakland police oversight

Ain't ya PROUD to be a Hoosier?

Romney's undesirable numbers, for peole white people making less than $50,000, have gone

Great idea for Mitt to release his tax returns today. True stroke of genius.

Vote for DFA Grassroots All-Stars

James Farentino Dead; Actor Dies Of Heart Failure At 73

Fundraising question?

Testimony against creation science bill

Clashes spread in Tibetan region in China

Obama put the Republicans in a box.

why did Cantor walk in with President

What part of yourself are you going to work on reclaiming in this new year? I going to try

Pain Capital: Jon Stewart Destroys Mitt Romney Over His Tax Returns - video