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Archives: January 8, 2012

What Would The Candidates Rather Be Doing?

Darn you administrators! Darn you all to heck!

How would I go about finding these records?

Is it just me or is it really quiet tonight on the DU? I went out for dinner, came back and the

FDR Warns America About The 1% - 1936

ARG poll, Huntsman in second place behind Romney in New Hampshire!!

49ers will beat AINTS for one reason....

Romney Eludes Rivals’ Attacks at Republican Debate in N.H.

Oops I Ripped My Pants Again

I'm making chicken pot pie for a group in a few weeks and was thinking of using puff pastry

(NYT previews the new Moyers show) He’s Back, Just as Curious as Ever

And police pressure continues... on OWS (Oakland)

Male nurse held in murders probe

Saw this picture on FB, and was rather touched by it...

Gingrich beats Paul 48-43 in (Nevada) Republican straw poll, ... fails to get two-thirds needed

Mitt Romney Contradicts Own Spokesman On 100k Jobs Claim

Ants

Question for tarot readers

K&R If You Love Emoticons

When did the Berenstain Bears become so religious?

Petition drive seeks to legalize pot in Michigan

Any fans of Time Team?

I was just over at DU2, looking over my old bookmarks...

Ew. It's gov goodhair and his fellow zombies

SNL’s Michele Bachmann Finally Gets To Blink While Explaining Why She Dropped

night music 2

Is Unemployment Really Improving?

Obama watched GOP Debate

Two proofs in one post

Three activists 'prisoners' after slipping aboard Japanese ship

RuPaul in New Hampshire: ‘This country was founded by a bunch of men wearing wigs’

"You are not a juror on that post." Bug, or feature?

Introducing RAWA

Grand Funk Railroad - I'm Your Captain/Closer to Home - Live at Shea Stadium '71

I think what we are seeing on DU3

Tough post, I'll explain, but I'm thinkin' of potatochip

Is this group appropriate to discuss childhood sexual abuse w/trigger warnings? I have no doubt...

I think Romneys stance on tariffs against unfair trade practices will be popular!

a sweater vest is just not a very effective cloaking device for a homophobe.

Survivoreesta if you are there check your mail

The "if elected, I will start a nuclear war" plank in the GOP platform should disqualify them all

CVS Refuses To Sell Texas Man Emergency Contraception For His Wife, Suggests He’s A Rapist

5 Favorite New Hampshire Debate Moments

Jimmy Fallon As Russell Brand Reads 'Us Weekly,' Blasts Divorce Story Photos (VIDEO)

Sad night in my house in China

Funny Or Die & YahooNews GOP Cyber Debate - Hilarious 'parody' Video

Obama administration quietly approves Monsanto genetically engineered corn for sale in US

Thieves Seek Restaurants’ Used Fryer Oil

Professional Shoplifter (Good Lawd!)

Question for the tarot readers, about readings that were just TOTALLY spot on:

IoS Appeal: Hope in ruins - Haiti two years after the quake

Obama talks with his mouth full.

Children who lost homes may now lose their Dallas schools

Happy Birthday Dame Shirley Bassey

Santorum slammed by Jewish groups as "religiously exclusionist" for 'Jesus' remark

David Cameron to curb 'fat cat' pay with people power

Today's Non-Sequitur sums up the debates

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Face Plant Red Edition

So Perry is heading back to Iraq

"What's for dinner, honey?" .... "BBQ roadkill, dear. I hit a bear today".

All the GOP clowns, including Huntsman would walk away from a 10 to 1 spending compromise

Billionaires with 1% tax rates

Romney's Borrowing Ideas from 'European Welfare State'

Richie Evans

Freddie Mac to give unemployed homeowners a break

Check this out! (I built the engine)

The Hospital Bill #13

How We Will Beat Romney Thread: Please Check In With Your Ideas

Germans Give Pep Talks on Korean Unification

Standing On Daddy’s Shoulders

The Making of Qi

U.S. OK could see GE fish enter Canadian food supply chain

Cargo ship Rena breaks up off New Zealand

The Lawrence case has at last made us confront the complex nature of racism-Must read

'Invest In A Lobbyist"

Bear Run coal mine story in Indy Star

Report: Iran begins uranium enrichment at new site

EPI: A solid step in the right direction for the labor market

democratic underground ron paul disussion thread mentioned on the Christian Left facebook page...

Man shot in foot during alleged Eddington break-in

Candidate out after Myrtle Beach arrest

Brothers

John Brockman: the man who runs the world's smartest website

Standing Room Only

Just received some Fox news

Breaking the ice

Home invasion or drug deal gone wrong?

Snow kitty

I wish they'd hurry up and take the picture, this is giving me a migraine.

Brownback hopes to boost fracking in Kansas

Newt Gingrich: Hey Mitt, How do you like me now?

Santorum’s vision

Jan. 17 Rally, 11 am, Capitol Rotunda (Harrisburg)-In support of the right of municipalities

Aurora

Important advice that you may not need.

Giffords, Tucson mark 1 year since deadly rampage

Democracy, Banks, and the Current Euro Crisis

Hey Ricky, you Dope:

MTP Debate and a question for DUers

The Clown Car is back debating on (gasp) Sunday morning

Billionaire gives $5 million to pro-Gingrich group

Debate is nasty this morining . IM me when the physical fighting begins. LOL

Gingrich is correct

Romney Still Can't Prove His Job Claims

MTP Republican Debate *** Live Blog ***

Rep. Clyburn on Republicans' demand for drug testing recipients of government aid

have these assholes been debating all night?

Unofficial DU3 Basic HTML Reference Lookup Table

Relax. It's a harmless water snake.

Jobs Report Still Not Pretty: The Ticker

Romney's Tax Plan -- Relief for the Wealthy

Ron Paul on a TABOO subject: racial disparities in criminal justice

Do the 90% of Americans who disapprove of Congress,

I must admit, I do not support the drug war as it currently stands

Toon - Thanks, Supremes

Charity recruits gay couples as foster carers

Everything that the Mainstream Media Covered That LP didn't do as good a job at: New Year's Version

I saw an older guy and a couple of young bitches at the grocery store

Leaked Memo Says Apple Provides Backdoor Access To Governments

No Longer the Land of Opportunity; Mitt gets it wrong yet again.

Has Obama Waged A War On Religion?

Hockney Snipes at Hirst, Says Bring Back Smoking, Boozing: Martin Gayford

IBM's Battery500 Project announces breakthrough in quest for 500-mile EV range

I'm sick of the misconception that Socialism = Command Economy.

While Venezuela’s oil ebbs, Colombia’s flows

Eva Zeisel Survived Stalin, Nazis, Created Beauty: Appreciation

Would you buy a $22 American made shovel when an $8 China made one is available?

Sunday's Doonesbury - Newt's extra baggage

I'm feeling really grateful today

Sunday's Non Sequitur Toon: The Scariest Reality Show!

Mitch Daniels and Calvin Coolidge separated at birth.

Rep. Pelosi: President Obama should run against Congress

FDR did not win in 1936 by telling people how wonderful the economy was.

Panetta: "this country has to deal with the reality"... "we have to reduce the defense budget"

BEST comment about GOP debate:

Laptop seizures at customs cause thorny legal dispute (5,000 during 2011)

Building 7 Conspiracy Fans - Here you go - Building 7 Explained logically....

MSNBC chief says he hasn’t decided whether commentator Pat Buchanan will return to network

Republicans vs. Science: Ranking the Candidates

Gingrich versus Willard - the gloves are off

Abortion a bigger problem than joblessness, says Catholic Church

Asshole In Chief Romney: I'm "glad Ted Kennedy suffered financially during their race"

"these are the demands of a peasantry, not a working class"

Santorum Tells Kids With Gay Parents: You’d Be Better Off With Parents In Prison

Aging slowed in mice with supplement mix

GOP Climate Hawks Caught On Video

Black Woman Confronts Santorum Over Comments: ‘Why Do You Have A Problem Against Black People?’

David Cobb: Human Rights in the Era of the Corporate Person

A larger issue surrounding the "progressive"-Ron Paul affinity is "statements of manipulation".

Freepers want and love the fact that Newt is hitting Romney on being a 'greedy' investor. WTF?

will newt gingrich come to President Obama's defense when PAC ads lie about him?

The evil of indefinite detention and those wanting to de-prioritze it

Chris Matthews to John Sununu: Obama is your President too

Attention all Volcanophyles! The eruption at El Hierro in the Canaries is getting exciting..

Forced Military Testing in America's Schools

Toon- Obstruction Manual

Scientists grow sperm in laboratory dish

I totally LOVE my communist fire department!

This is out of control - Supreme Court to Decide if Cops Can Raid Homes Based on Drug-Sniffing Dog

Researchers successfully treat previously lethal doses of radiation

A friendly reminder to the Lounge

Video: Woman Sleeping At GOP Debate

Federal Agency Cancels Water Delivery to Pa. Town

Race and the GOP race: Republicans seem to be in a contest to see who can dogwhistle loudest

ALL we need to know re: Romney

Unwell Hawking misses 70th birthday celebrations

Jail for using chalk on sidewalk?

Mitt Romney: Don’t Run For Office If You Need The Salary: TPM

(500) Suncor refinery employees tested for benzene contamination

I am Obamacare...

Pearls from the mouths of dolts

CAPTION Frothy Rick & Willard at this morning's debate

recognizing the 'un'-people

water pipe leaking up to 36,000 gallons a day costing about $100 a day

The Inner Quest of Newt Gingrich by Gail Sheehy

DNC Chair: “Mitt Romney, I think, is more of a job cremator than a job creator."

The GOP’s peculiar vocabulary of race

Is there an an "expand all"

PLEASE HELP FELLOW DU'ER!

I really miss Molly Ivins right now.

2012 NFL Hall of Fame Nominees

i guess this means Cheney won afterall...

Please give this some love to help Glinda, her friend, and her kitties....

Economics. I've just figured it ALL out. From one very insightful paragraph

Jacquerie

John Sununu Offers Conflicting Explanation To Whether Romney Had Seen Super PAC Ads

Hemp and the Rule of Law

"Daddy, What's a Union?" 10 Words Our Kids May Not Recognize

You know how Romney is enemy number 1.1 for freepers?

hot, fresh, Beingets for breakfast. yummmmm

If America elects ANY ONE of these Republican fools, America Deserves what it Gets

ABC's debate treatment of Mitt Romney vs. Ron Paul.

Occupy and Teddy Roosevelt. We've been at this point before in history.

US will respond if Iran blocks Strait of Hormuz

The Meet the Press debate is full of tough questions

This week's poll: What is more of a choice, religious belief or sexual orientation?

GOP Clown Car runs off of the road, accelerating on its gay and womb-control obsession

Don't call him Romney or Mittens. His name is Bain.

Middle-Aged Drug Users Have Sharper Minds: 50-YR-OLDS WHO TOKED-SCORED HIGHER ON MEMORY TESTS

Watching Tweety on MSNBC, I'm confused.. Was there another debate this morning?

The buying of the President 2012 - Mitt Romney's top contributors

Lawsuits over 2011 Fla. legislation unresolved

Gabby and Mark at the Gabe Zimmerman Davidson Canyon trailhead (duw)

Will 'National Opt Out Day' Spark a Testing Backlash?

Huntsman.....Evolution of Logic, Reason demands Candidates of his Type.....Smart and Astute

Birthers Strike Again: President Obama removed from Georgia ballot in 2012?

The GOP Primary is like a

What are your feelings about Hillary Clinton being nominated for any potential SC opening?

Obama: "What's That I Hear?"

Watch MD Anderson Cancer Hospital implosion

The GOP Debate's Gay Rights Softballs

Silent era screenwriter Frederica Sagor Maas dies at age 111 (womens and labor rights activist)

Help! Scary Big time computer attack last night

SCOTUS---thanks alot...

Blair Inc's 'baffling' increase in earnings

10 Great Movies Streaming Free on YouTube

Hackers expose defence and intelligence officials in US and UK

Meet Vermin Supreme 2012 Presidential Candidate

Every 60 seconds a child dies

Iran reported to enrich uranium at underground lab

I am headed out to do some geocaching...

Cameron vows to block EU-wide Tobin tax

The Fallacy Of Relying On Anecdotes In Medicine

Obama inherited an economy that lost 750,000 jobs in his first month in office.

Just got the most fun book from my daughter

Bloomberg To Teachers: DROP DEAD

A banker admits they like others to think for them and that all people are lazy.

Happy Centenial Anniversary ANC

Anyone else get fortunate enough to find their perfect mate?

Ugh. The resolutionaries are back at the gym.

end stage pancreatic cancer

Yo, Willard Bain Romney

SNL Politics Reviewed: Rick Santorum and Google

Meet Foster Friess, Billionaire who Bought Iowa for Santorum

Romney: I Haven't Seen My Super PAC's Ads

headline in local gannett paper: Evangelicals may face choice: electable candidate or 'moral' one

DUpe.

Remember how Fujifilm disrupted the market with the X100? They could be

Jefferson's Bible

Just who is in charge in Lybia?

"Each tree had 56 oranges. If eight slaves pick them equally, then how much would each slave pick?"

Arab ministers may seek UN help in Syria

King of Bain: "When Mitt Romney Came to Town" - Devastating trailer now at Newt's Super PAC website

Cambodia's lost temple, reclaimed from the jungle after 800 years

Big Bang Theory fans: What's your favorite episode?

Dear right wing lurkers. About that google definition of "santorum"

Newt Tells Mitt To Drop The Phony Baloney

Most progressive Islamic countries?

Meet Sheldon Adelson, who donated $5 million to a Gringrich for President PAC.

New Michigan business tax cut takes big bite of K-12 revenues (with poll)

The shape of the Race (I was wrong about Santorum)

Evidence Is Lacking That Romney’s Bain Capital Created Jobs, Axelrod Says

History Shows Presidents Get Re-Elected When Unemployment Is High _ So Long As It's Falling

How do you post pictures on DU

Romney’s foreign policy merits tough questions (Kerry's column in the Union Leader)

From East and West, Foreclosure Horror Stories - NYT

Ron Paul will balance the budget "without cutting from...national defense"

Stop Leslie's Tuesday Deportation! If you feel it is wrong to separate a mother from her children

Prestigious liberal media critic joins Glenn Greenwald, criticizes Paul-haters on our side

Ha...

Newt the Liar

There he goes again. Romney repeated his bogus claim to have created more jobs than Pres. Obama

US Reaches Out To Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood

Why don't liberals continually reference noted American figures in its arguments...

I know what Romney reminds me of.

Anyone on Facebook? - Romney faces fire at NBC News-Facebook debate

"Dear Republican Candidates, You Have us all Wrong" - Juan Cole

Iran Holds Military Exercise Near Afghan Border

Bonus battles: Disgruntled bankers threaten to sue or walk

Heads Up! The replay of this morning's FaceBook/NBC GOP debate just started now (2pm ET) on MSNBC.

Israel Charges Five Settlers With Army Base Rampage

Big Bear Rising: Russia will spend 640 Billion to Upgrade Military

Romney lied about Obama

Obama the FORCE WHISPERER...the Sensei of Power uses Wisdom in applying National Solutions

Tech types - LCD TV problem

It looks like the 9th Circuit court says Corporations are not people my friend...

LOL... When Intellectuals Rumble...

When pressed where Huntsman promised 'Real Pain' he offered Social Security, Medicare and defense

The Palestinians are Part of the Old Arab Order

Tone-deaf Romney says public office is just for rich folks like him

Leaked Memo Says Apple Provides Backdoor To Governments

For me, this speech is from a uniquely female perspective,

from wall street journal 2009: Bush On Jobs: The Worst Track Record On Record

Suffolk University NH Tracking poll: Santorum dropping like a rock--Paul & Huntsman gaining on Mitt

WHOA!!! ATHEISTS!!! Take a chill pill!!!

Dimock PA water woes continue

Here Come the Jobs! (But How's the Pay?)

whatever happened to that U.S. investigation of rupert murdoch's news corp. ???

The Dirty Fucking Hippies WERE RIGHT!

I'm pretty sure I'm right about this: I saw a forsythia bush in the very very first stages of bloom.

Don't Let the Economy Pick Your Major For You

Perry is for invading Iraq again?

Posting video clips; are there rules?

Found in PA group. Town struggles for water after fracking.

The Political Compass sweet spot

OK folks, it's going to be Romney so start reading up and join the fight.

OK, someone please tell me what's *really* going on. I've seen this story on RW blogs lately

Venezuela will not recognize World Bank ruling in Exxon case

Ron Paul: Heating subsidies are bad policy

GOP speaker of Kansas House prays for Obama’s death, calls First Lady “Mrs. YoMama”

Canada-US border crossed by man using iPad as ID

Record Heat Floods America With Temperatures 40 Degrees Above Normal

The Point (Racism In Politics, Police Brutality & OWS) Full Show

U.S. tightens fishing policy, setting 2012 catch limits for all managed species

can we just call this the Prayer and Healing thread for now?

Gingrich: Media has anti-Christian bias on marriage

And on the eigth morning Gawd took a look around and said, "This Shit Ain't Good!"

Man arrested for mowing while drinking

Believe it or not, a thought struck me & I actually started crying about halfway through this videeo

This makes me sick

I don't think I've seen this level of defense/offense from Democrats before

Syria: Arab League refuses to withdraw observer mission

The attempt to attract sane republicans like Huntsman disenfranchises the working class.

AutoBlog: Why alternative energy has a hard time: fossil fuels get 250 subsidies

Unifying all political dissenters under one banner

From Last Night: Police Club Young Woman Riding Bike At Oakland Protest - RawStory/#OOM

Does Mike Smith get paid to coach the Falcons?

Does Santorum remind anyone else of Howdy Doody?

What do you think of the latest group of Cardinal?

January 6, 2012: Statement by the President on the Celebration of Coptic Christmas

Public Service Announcement: DO NOT eat an 8-oz. bag of dried apricots at one sitting.

Rick Perry Correctly Names The Three Departments He Would Cut, Crowd Cheers Wildly

“Heterosexuality is not normal, it's just common.” Dorothy Parker

Humility and elected office

Religious Trauma Syndrome

Democrats and Democratic-leaning gun possessors up 1/3 in two years, but why?

American Dialect Society Names ‘Occupy’ Word Of The Year For 2011 - RawStory

Want.

Does this warrant a lock?

I don't understand cat sociology.

Tony Blankley has passed away.

Study looks at deep brain stimulation in bipolar patients

Sane or insane? Reality vs. fantasy? (Presidential race)

Birthers find out that Romney is a secret Mexican

What is all the sniggering about Santorum...

Study: Plume vapors linked to birth defects

Giants/ Packers? Who wants a good old fashion blizzard game?

Under the WTF Category: 'If Fred Got Two Beatings Per Day…' Homework Asks

Dems Fire Back At GOP Proposals To Drug Test Jobless: 'You Pee In The Cup'

ANOTHER Great Idea: The Many Benefits of Working Less

Gingrich Tells Romney to Drop the 'Pious Baloney'; Which Baloney is he Talking About?

Bells and tears mark one year since Gabrielle Giffords shooting

Self paced learning proves a hit at Los Altos school

Robert Parry: Fleecing the Angry Whites

America Is Getting More Power from Renewables than From Nuclear

Murray Gold playing 'I am the Doctor' (Doctor Who) on the piano (sublime)

The Sanctity of Marriage

Anyone here still doesn't believe Bush2 was a charlatan

Did Reagan raise taxes? Hey! Not a 'fair' question CBS 60 Minutes!

I do think that it is a little unfair, or at least disingenuous

Jerry Sandusky's book, 'Touched,' helped police investigation into alleged sex crimes

Statement by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on December Employment

My hope is that the Steelers D makes Tebow

Pirate Party boarding German politics

Best case scenario: Romney gets beat up good by his fellow GOP clowns and limps into the nomination

I'm changing my meds again... sigh.

Schools warned on free-meal obesity risk

Jesus, Tim Tebow will need your help today at 4:30 ET!

12 Canadians changing the way we think

Superbowl? (I'm feeling Ravens vs. Saints)

JimRob going all Stalin on anybody stating the obvious re: Romney

New Hampshire predictions: Win. Place. Show.

Gay beauty queens enters Miss California pageant {2 lesbians in the pageant!}

Bill would require photo ID to cast vote (Nebraska to supress the vote too?)

Shocking! Romney lies in today's debate!

Why hasn't David Weber's Honor Harrington series

WHAA-AAA-AAA!! The Gummit wants to take away my GOD GIVEN RIGHT

Kali learned quickly, but she was a pretty naive li'l rancher when she first started out...

Let's just say your cat is... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... elsewhere.

Fraud and Folly: The Untold Story of General Electric's Subprime Debacle

Good. You're awake. Here's my list of demands in case you EVER decide to come home drunk again!!!

Now you don't have to choose between The Beatles and The Who anymore.

MiddleFingerMom is going to tear himself away from the Intertubes. No, he MEANS it this time!!!

When he wants to impress a date, MiddleFingerMom usually takes her dancing. (DIAL-UP WARNING)

Novartis recalls Excedrin, Bufferin due to broken tablets

Stockton woman warns of voter registration fraud

Broncos-Steelers Game Thread

NYT: Israel Charges 5 Settlers in West Bank Army Base Clash

Rivals tell Romney to drop 'pious baloney'

I want to share a proud mother's story

A proud mother's story

Black Man Confronts Gingrich On Food Stamps Comments: ‘Stop Using Blacks As A Punching Bag’

Detroit Free Press: Medical marijuana supporters push to legalize drug as access tightens

Can any PRO Gun-Control person on this forum name one Gun Control WIN in the last 3 years?

How beautiful is this frozen waterfall in Shandong Province, China

Alright already, Time to drag myself away from here and go food shopping! nt

Hackers expose defence and intelligence officials in US and UK

Appointments Challenge Senate Role, Experts Say

"The Onion? Well, I don't care for that kind of humor." - Mitt Romney

Thieves Seek Restaurants’ Used Fryer Oil

How much difference in the outside temperature does having a foot or two of snow pack make?

US expels Venezuelan diplomat after cyber-attack claims

Six arrested in latest Occupy Oakland march

'This is a get-rich deal,' consultant says of Perry

Talks Break Down at City Opera

A Bit of Fry and Laurie?

Anyone else seeing this Firefox spell-checker weirdness?

Santorum is going after ladies who use birth-control, will he also be going after men who

LOL-GOP Frontrunners=trickless idiots

So apparently Huntsman made a showing last night -- how about this morning?

When Googling "Santorum"

Axelrod on Romney: He's Not A Job Creator, He's A Corporate Raider

Arab League repeats demand for Syrian regime to halt all violence, forces kill 10 civilians

Politics is a popularity contest, and the losers might have something positive to contribute

Romeny: I find it extraordinary that a very few number of families are paying the price of freedom.

County Proposes Ways To Curb Dog Barking (fines $50 to $100)

ATF Guns-to-Drug Cartels Scheme Mirrored Similar Bush Administration Program

Most States Find Joining National Sex Offender Database Not Cost-Effective

Steelers fans throwing up in their mouths !

Is Mitt Romney secretly creating a clone army?

One Day Left To Bid On "WikiLeaks Occupy" Truck...

Nigeria faces mass strike and protests over discontinued state fuel subsidy

Intermission: Fishing Under Ice

Wishadoo Request From DUer

oh, the irony... of Santorum's theocracy

So what if America is the most religious nation?

NEWT: I Know Two Black People

Well, I just hope the Pats don't take the Donkeys for granted next weekend...

It's his position against the drug war that makes Ron Paul so volcanically controversial here on DU.

Flight Attendant Union Reaches Tentative Deal With United

In case you ever wondered how they dumb-down Republican voters...

Update regarding the Iowa DEMOCRATIC caucus, looks like 'uncommitted' gets 1% of the delegates

Netherlands to Close Prisons For Lack of Criminals

My Guantánamo Nightmare

The 36 year old mother and five other kids survived this fire

Notes From a Guantánamo Survivor

The GOP's Race to the Dark Ages

Mitt Romney the Inevitable (Tea Bagger FAIL!!!)

Panetta: Iran Is Seeking Capability To Build Nuclear Weapon But Hasn't Decided To Develop One

Most Disgusting GOP Debate Comment: The Price Of Freedom: For Mitt Romney And Family It’s Negotiable

Geithner’s Ploy: Saving U.S. Banks at Taxpayer Expense, Once Again

Romney (falsely) says Obama didn't expand US trade deals. What about Korea, Colombia, Panama?

Stricken cargo ship Rena breaks up off New Zealand

Mitt, via the freepers

Syria Hails Visit Of Russian Warships To Tartus

Google, Facebook, Twitter, PayPal, Yahoo!and Wikipedia Coordinating possible blackout

Iran Reports Arrests Of U.S. Spies

Tony Blankley, conservative commentator and former Gingrich press secretary, dies at 63

There Are 5,000 Janitors in the U.S. with PhDs

Rare Moon mineral found in Australia ( Moon rocks contents have been on Earth )

The Greenhouse Project - Growing business innovation in the local food economy

Rick Santorum’s Anti-Abortion Politics Would Have Killed His Own Wife [Updated]

The Man Who Would Be Kzin..

I'm calling out Auggie!

Please help with a poll!

Australian government tries to locate Japanese ship and detained men

Eurozone strains increase with grim new economic data

Violent Repression in Syria Claims Relative of Anaheim Businessman Bill Dalati

My Baloney Has a First Name, It’s M-I-T-T

I have a question for the legal eagles RE Westboro baptist

Any triad DUers?

Rethug Tony Blankley dead

I need Cold War filling in on "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy." Please help!

A real gem re. Ron Paul

What I've learned from the TV machine lately

The self-delete feature for OPs should have an expiration

Anyone read "the Obamas" by Jodi Kantor

I haven't been paying close attention about the Casino's

Imagine living in a place where prisons are closed...

Faith Goes Viral - UTNE Reader

i am sorry iverglas

Am I the only one bored to tears with Ron Paul?

As happens at most of Romney’s rallies, protesters interrupted the candidate’s stump speech

The World's Top Tokers? ...... AUSSIE AUSSIE AUSSIE OI OI OI

Mitt Romney Says He Feared Getting ‘Fired’

Just served on my first jury.

Remember Sycophants---

The Firm starts tonight on NBC 9-11...

The E/E pocket reference guide

Is tethering illegal

Erik Prince's former outfit Blackwater settles lawsuit from infamous 2007 Baghdad shootout

"Look into my eyes... and see the pure unadulterated evil found in the depths of hell."

leaves in water

Arthur Koestler?? Wrote Janus?? Humans given to Emotional Fear and its consequences...unless

Frothy Mix "town hall" tonight at 8:30

OH FUCK YES

Parma, Ohio man stabs man because he didn't know Beyonce is married to Jay-Z

Drug company recalls bottles of Excedrin, NoDoz (Also Bufferin, Gas-X)

Wow!

Congratulations to the Broncos.

Wow! The Squealers bite the dust against El Tebow!

Norway police cut traffic fine in half for foreign truck driver since he's from "low-income" Sweden.

Yemen’s government approves law granting president and his aides immunity from prosecution

Anti-choice asshole Randall Terry (Operation Rescue) using FCC law to air graphic abortion ads

Feds hire consultant to inject war into Canada Day bash on the Hill

More evidence that the Catholic hierarchy has already lost:

Somalia pirates free Georgian sailors

Official: 4 Ohio fluid-injection wells cannot open in wake of quake

Timmeh Teblow has done something I never thought possible...

Speeding in Wisconsin

Pity the Billionaire - Video of Chris Hayes' interview with the author Thomas Frank

Heavy snow in Kashmir closes highway

nearly full moon with a 270mm lens.

IMO

Novartis Recalls Excedrin, Bufferin Due to Broken Tablets

The folly of progressives for Paul

Venezuela's Chavez welcomes ally Ahmadinejad

J&J Said to Agree to Pay $1 Billion in Risperdal Marketing Probe

STOCK MARKET WATCH - Monday, 9 January 2012

Grover Norquist is a "random person"?

Another "squealing pig" Geico comercial!

The Pats and the Packers don't play defense

Racism Is A Vital Piece Of The 2012 Republican Platform January 8, 2012

America's New Growth Industry... 'Moving Evicted Tenants Is 'Lucrative' Business' - AP/USAToday

Angela Merkel has the whip hand in an orgy of austerity

MSNBC Ousts Contributor Pat Buchanan Over Racist Book

In 2003, Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney vetoed a bill funding hate crimes prevention

JAPANESE FOLK TALES ~ THE DREAM OF AKINOSUKE

Frances Moore Lappé Addresses the Need to Overcome Fear

The Hollow Democracy ROBERT C. KOEHLER FOR BUZZFLASH AT TRUTHOUT

Awhile back someone had a post about the poverty in Appalachia, specifically one

Gothenburg, A Super Sustainable City

I'm given in to the Dark Side...

Dr. Lester Grinspoon: On The Pharmaceuticalization of Marijuana

Arlington's Smart Growth

Fact Checking the Concord Debate

Another racist FReak Repugnant thread where a Freeper claims Africa is a country.

Fatah, Hamas continue spat over delegation entry to Gaza

Malaysia (High Court) finds Anwar Ibrahim not guilty of sodomy.

Cut the working week to a maximum of 20 hours, urge top economists

Ahm ah GAHNsta!1 (looking for Cristina PERRI)

THUGS

How do you post a video?

Randall Terry is back!!

Wish Me Luck

Occupy - an original song

Public Policy Polling (PPP) hinting that Huntsman coming on strong in NH

delete

How Gil Scott-Heron and Stevie Wonder set up Martin Luther King Day

Cooking Videos

go broncos ...

Damn. Just found out my friend's wife passed away.

I think that President Obama's approval rating will go up as the Republican field narrows.

Did I show you this last fall? We have such an abundance of cardinals

Okay, on Occupy Oakland, my local newscast (KCOY-12, Santa Maria, CA), said that

You know, something may go down tonight, but it ain’t going to be jobs, sweetheart.

"Obst" is the German word for "Fruit"

Good Grief! The Skeleton Closet has dirt on all the candidates... with references ... Here's Newtie

Virus help needed

Basketball games are for basketball

Heartbroken...

For you who missed it - The quikest overtime in NFL history - video >>

Nader: White House pressured Democrats not to challenge Obama

Liver functions are still improving.....

King of Bain - Mitt Rmoney 2012

Pension troubles in store for retired workers as plans across Canada face deficits

Soldiers With Automatic Weapons Checking IDs at a Social Security Office in Florida

DemRapidResponse: "Mitt, why not just tell the truth?"

The Most Disgusting Comment In Last Night's Debate

No same-sex marriage in Wash. state without public vote, senator (D) says

Hamas PM: We will never give up our arms, territory, or claims on Jerusalem

Best rock act?

Seven branch libraries OPENED in 2011, two on the way in 2012.

California's Central Valley sees worst pollution levels in 12 years

Strange Problem

Q: What's the difference between Mitt Romney and Dick Cheney?

Indicted John Doe embezzler was in Govenor Scott Walker's inner circle

The road map to the Afghan endgame

Re: Global warming. I wanna try this on you guys first.

BREAKING NEWS -- Mitt Romney DIDN'T want to run for President...

New York City Opera announces musician lockout

Just as a point of information.

What the GOP really stands for!

Dear Republicans, Obama is going to win, so you might as well nominate someone you like

NYT's Bill Keller: Obama-Clinton 2012

Occupy - an original song...thanks to those

LOLOLOL!!!

Changing the State of Play (network evening news)

ESPN and NFL Network - All Tebow All Phucking Week.

I buried my Good Dog Rook today

I was already concerned about Fracking, and then I watched the documentary GASLAND this evening

Now that DU3 is up and running - will the Top 10 ever return?

I'm going to take a DU break for a while...

Rick Santorum, you are a cruel, insensitive SOB

Someone ought to send this to the repugs...Santorum in particular...

DU Consv. Idiot Crusaded Against Child Porn Now Accused of Assaulting 15yo

Ignore lists of the PPRed

Supreme Court case tests FCC’s power to police TV indecency

Mitt, why not just tell the truth?

Christie To Occupier: ‘Something’s going down tonight, but it ain’t going to be jobs, sweetheart’

Tonight would be meaningless without >>

Suck it up Americans. You may be hungry, homeless, out of work and sick, but by golly,

One Toke Over The Line, Sweet Jesus!

4 more years of Obama and then 4 years of Chris Christie and a Dem in 2020 ?

Hot Toddy Recipes?

Arizona remembers deadly day with bells, tears

Santorum Tells Kids With Gay Parents: You’d Be Better Off With Parents In Prison

Sorry if this has been said before, but Admin really should bring back the "flaming" thread icon.

Republicans Versus Reproductive Rights

NJ: Legislature to introduce bill legalizing gay marriage

It's nice to see the GOP making our work easy

Saw this on facebook...Every member of congress...

Hospitals Sue Kaiser Over Emergency Care

Thought you might like this paragraph in a Kerry anti- Romney FP oped

Holy Smoke, Vegas Opens Patriots 13.5 vs St. Timmy

Soldiers With Automatic Weapons Checking IDs at a Social Security Office in Florida

Democrats Catch Mitt Romney In A Huge Lie During The Facebook Debate

Very short joke..about...hell.. #14

Awesome duets (post your own)

Black Woman Confronts Santorum Over Comments: ‘Why Do You Have A Problem Against Black People?’

Pets don't live as long as we do for a reason -

Thanks to Gingrich for this. We need this for the general election against Romney

Photos: What America looked like before the EPA

Religion at the GOP debate

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