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Archives: February 12, 2012

SNL is killing me with the Clint riffs

Grover Norquist At CPAC: ‘The Left Is Made Up… Of Competing Parasites’

Business Wire: Ron Paul Campaign Comments on Maine Caucus Results ('This is an outrage.')

Colonel Gaddafi armed Tuaregs pound Mali

TCM Schedule for Tuesday, February 14th: 31 Days of Oscar: Italy

Hawaiian Language Students Getting Lost In Translation, Advocates Say

New Santorum slogan: "The Other White Meat."

Thank you all for your hearts!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Secret Government: The Constitution In Crisis (FULL) Bill Moyers 1987 (Iran/Contra)

I also must say thank you for all the hearts!! I am deeply humbled and grateful.

Google Chrome crew...having plug-in issues.

TCM Schedule for Wednesday, February 15th: 31 Days of Oscar: Africa

More a cappella -in Arabic.

Military "intervention" in Libya. THIS is what you get.

Anonymous: Iran helping Syria sidestep sanctions, documents prove

My granddaughter is two years old!

Do people have to pay back the unemployment insurance they drew?

My son with Asperger's

Ron Paul On GOP Field: ‘I Don’t Think Any One Would Be A Lot Better’ Than Obama On Important Issues

I don't even know what the hell this guy's talking about-more conspiracy theories from CPAC

The mathematical equation that caused the banks to crash

Is the U.S. Constitution compatible within a socialist state?

Does this sound right?

NY Times/The Certainty of Doubt

Gloat Free NBA Scores (Saturday, February 11)

Growing up, did you have a "Gramma?"

Seriously: Can Someone Please Explain to Me Why

If (when) the Republicans lose this year

South Africa Releases Bank Notes Bearing President Nelson Mandela's Image

More crazy from Andrew Breitbart

So Polonius is a bit of a Blowhard...

Spent all night working on this design: Bin Laden dead, GM alive

I Shook Glenn Greenwald's Hand Tonight

Report: Japan emperor to have heart bypass surgery

Kitteh Squeeee factor 14

Clueless Rick Santorum Thinks Gas Prices Caused The Financial Crisis

oh good lord...

SNL and NPR pay tribute to Whitney Houston

#StandUpForEllen - Shoppers at JC Penney in support of Ellen DeGeneres

What's for Dinner ~ Sunday Feb 12th ?

Whitney Houston Sings The National Anthem (RIP, Sweetheart)

Google Chrome crew...having plug-in issues.

a question about using an old cinema display screen

Prepare to call 911, I'm watching "Battlefield Earth..."

Sunday Funnies: Best Political Cartoons of the Week

Steal some hubcaps and go to jail...

Peru: illegal loggers seized days after photos of "uncontacted" indigenous group released

West Wing Week: 2/10/12 or "Don't Be Bored...Make Something"

religious pressure from the extreme right

Norwegian TV News Gets Trolled With Unconventional Eye Chart (VIDEO)

Al Qaeda leader backs Syrian revolt against Assad

Britain pressed to rethink aid after India snubs

In Central Valley, conservative flight to the right

The firm that hijacked the NHS

Mystery Disease Kills Thousands in Central America

Ron Paul wlll NOT concede Maine, accuses county GOP of dirty tricks.

CPAC; Ron Paul won 2 years in a row; they change to electronic voting and he comes in 4th today?

President Obama, a DU member?

IATA calls for U.N. deal to avert carbon trade war

Sh*t said on the campaign trail.

Tom Friedman: "maybe the best thing would be for (the GOP) to get crushed in this election"

Why is there a thread entered on Thursday still on the first page of Latest Breaking News?

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Scorcese's Cat Edition

Al Franken line from the California Democratic Convention

Favorite Stephen Chow movie?

Another study links low intelligence with Racism, Homophobia

Wisconsin: Barrett, others rip plan to use part of mortgage settlement for budget

Chicago settles with war protesters for $6M

A cab company with healthcare for employees? This cooperative cab company does that and more.

Wisconsin: State spends millions for 202 new jobs

What happens when you hit 18000?

Jury System Haters Hate Democracy

Weapon of Mass Pollution: Pentagon world's biggest poison?

CPAC shuts out gays, honors racists. Rev Al and guests dissect the Republican's open bigotry.

Who saw the SNL skit last night with Romney and the attacking

Thank You For My Heart

Even Critics of Safety Net Increasingly Depend on It

2012: The Year of the Cooperative

Americans win big at Davis Cup......

Have Jesus & Mo been reading DU?

Psssst!News Corp faces renewed threat of prosecution in US following Sun arrests

"There is only one party in the United States, the Property Party...and it has two right wings: ...

I'm 89 posts away from 25,000

Report: Pensions at top 18 contractors cost government $3.3B in 2010

Cameron 'faces fight for his life' over NHS - Burnham

Tumor cuts Jordyn's time short

Occupy protesters target California Democrats

This was the only Whitney Houston song that stayed with me

Trans man becomes first male in UK to give birth

Sir Alex Ferguson calls Luis Suarez a "disgrace"..

Veteran returns to Vietnam for closure, perspective

(Video @ link) Dear Republican, This is What a Gay Wedding Looks Like

Thanks to the one who gave

Al-Zawahri calls on AQ and Jihadists to join the Syrian Sunni uprising

Gingrich: If it comes to a shutdown, the GOP should stick to its principles

My 15 year old daughters reaction to "Laptop dad"

Dodd-Frank's Successful Predecessor: Echoes

Just an idea, maybe stop people from alerting a post that is over 7, 14, etc number of days old.....

Pitbull vs. Kitteh

A beautiful article from NJ local paper about Whitney Houston

Andrew Sullivan: How Obama Set a Contraception Trap for the Right

Birds Near Fukushima Hit Harder Than at Chernobyl

NYT: We Need a Second Party

Idaho: "Add the Words" bill to add LGBT to anti-discrimination law killed by Idaho Senate Committee

Springsteen's new song sums up this fall to me.

Valley of the Dolls

Lew defends new contraception policy

DOJ latest brief in San Antonio case is interesting

Sunday Dental Thread: Basically good news...

Why Was No One Punished for America's "My Lai" in Iraq?

A famous person has died

Birth Control Costs More Than You Think—Even for the Lucky Ones

Daughter reaction to her "Laptop Dad"

One week to get 5,600 total voters?

“He would rape me and then say this is what God’s love feels like”

The Republican Party

American Family Association is putting this on your permanent record.

NFL rejected President Nixon's blackout proposal, White House tapes reveal

I finally got to serve on a jury. yay! I've been asked several times, but

I am addicted to black licorice

45 years ago this week: The top hits, 1967. Remember?

Awww, thanks for the heart!

New group proposal: Really F-ing Interesting DUers. Group.

Temperature at no. 2 reactor rises to 80 degrees

Where Ever This Flag Is Flown

Has there ever a funnier TV scrotum than The Big Whang's?

Rockets hit Homs opposition as Arab ministers meet

I'm missing DU2. How do I get back. Don't judge me, please.

Andrew Sullivan: How Obama Set a Contraception Trap for the Right

"The mess the president finds himself in with the Catholic Church" (Fuck you, Bob Sheaffer)

Top Ten Catholic Teachings Santorum Rejects while Obsessing about Birth Control

Someone very sweet gave me a heart. Thanks so much, you made my day!

'Casino Jack' now advises reform

Delaware Medical marijuana law busted - Feds say Del.'s dispensary plan could bring prosecution

This is a political move by the Bishops to damage the President

Toon: A career in organied crime...

An oldie but a goodie that needs some more exposure given the latest birth control contraversy

My new Realtor is "gay friendly"!!

Obama to pitch lower corporate tax

Watching Santorum spew on MTP:

peggy noonan. ugh.

Chief of Staff Jack LEW (DALEY's replacement) is being massacred by SCHIEFFER

Nicholas Kristof: Beyond Pelvic Politics

Just a quick PSA for those of you watching any news this AM. It is about $$$ and a horse race.

Whitney was found under water in a bath tub

How did David Gregory get that Santorum sweater vest?

Looking for unusual Whitney Houston clips.

Twin babies dancing to Johnny Cash - very cute!

Gay couple loses baby, files lawsuit. Rightfully so.

Energy Loans a Safer Bet for U.S. Than Congress Anticipated, Review Shows

No Access To Health Care For Over 125,000,000

Dueling tax hike measures pushed as CA Democrats hold convention

Apple seeks U.S. ban on Galaxy Nexus

When insurance companies follow the law

Romney's underwhelming win in Maine

Texas has spent nearly $10 million on interest for late payments

Tennessee legislators clash in gun rights versus property rights dispute

If you "opt out" of serving on a jury, do you lose the ability to alert?

Video of gun-toting dad blasting away at daughter's laptop goes viral

My ribbon is red: Planned Parenthood fights HIV/AIDS

Randomness from DC

Court records follow trail of guns used in attacks on ICE agents (Texas)

I just had a terrible thought about Rick Santorum...

Rasmutten daily: Obama leads both Romney and Santorum 48-41

Wonkette: Sexytime For Gay GOP Dudes at CPAC!

Occupy project website is up

Boiling an egg with slight crack/indentation - salmonella threat?!1

Please DU this poll (should Walker be recalled?)

Walney offshore wind farm is world's biggest (for now) (376 MW, Ireland)

I can't seem to find the Marketplace, here.

Even Critics of Safety Net Increasingly Depend on It

Ron Paul, Rick Santorum Suggest Foul Play From Romney Campaign

Heads Up !!! - 'Up Next: The Anti-Occupy Documentary' - David Weigel/Slate

"Fix the Gimmicks."

Santorum: 'Romney bought the CPAC straw poll.' Then fails the syllogism.

GOP Continues To Oppose Contraception Coverage Plan Now Supported By Large Catholic Institutions

Hidden Post? Big Deal!

The 2012 CPAC Awards for Insanity in Politics

Any suggestions for other internet forums for non-believers?

January's average US temps 5.5ºF higher than normal

Syria unrest: Arab League 'seeks peacekeeping mission'

As ‘Yuck Factor’ Subsides, Treated Wastewater Flows From Taps

Peru Shining Path leader Comrade Artemio captured

Who will end up as the republican candidate?

US CA: DEA Digging into San Francisco's Medical Marijuana

Venezuelans Vote to Choose Chavez's Challenger

Venezuelans Vote to Choose Chavez's Challenger

Whitney Houston kicked Romney off the news last night

Republicans undiscover fire

Say what you want about deniers - they're the fastest readers, bar none.

The (Mortgage) Deal Is Done, but Hold the Applause - Gretchen Morgenson/NYT

Republicans desperate for a wedge issue look to religious freedom for their answer.

The GOP & Satan play charades and invite Dems to play along


With sadness and a heavy heart -- Alien Girl has passed away.

Christie faces hurdles over state budget plan

Thank you to those who nominated me to be a host here. It makes me so happy.

Christie faces hurdles over NJ state budget plan

With sadness and a heavy heart -- AlienGirl has passed away.

When I was young my friend was sexually abused by a Catholic Nun.

In the "Pro Choice" section, moderator deleted his last message at end of page ...

Even Critics of Safety Net Increasingly Depend on It

Is it too soon to say that I really didn't like any of her music?

With Perry out, Hispanic Republicans in Texas wonder if Gingrich is the best choice

Romney wins mask lingering questions about his candidacy

Help me please. I'm white and teach a multicultural preschool Sunday School.

The Power of Words

Colombian ex-peace commissioner charged with contempt of court for fleeing the country

My fishing story:

Today I bought EXTRA Girl Scout Cookies, and here's why:

I'm a host in the BOG!!! Thank you

Senator wants to add state property tax

Education Department’s obsession with test scores deepens

"I don’t care if Obama runs the ball or Ron Paul kicks a field goal with tiny little chicken legs.”

Hell must have froze over as I agree with George Will (Don Siegelman)

Honoring Black History Month: Education called key to achievement

Turn the safety net into a trampoline and make it a theme-park on the moon.

Watch SNL Parody Clint Eastwood’s Chrysler Super Bowl Spot

Turkish jets bomb Kurdish rebel bases in north Iraq

Concordia Captain: 'OK, Whatever' as Ship Teeters

Republicans come out in favor of violence against women

Can someone explain to me how having to adhere to my employer's religious standards

Thom Hartmann takes on NOM’s Maggie Gallagher: Your work causes others misery

Catholic Bishops Double Down: Refuse to Pay for Rhythm Method

Another thank you for the hearts post.

Houston Police Department Assaults Man, Pulls and Cocks Shotgun on Crowd

Rupert's Empire's Falling Down, Falling down

Houston FreeThinkers: Houston Police Department Assaults Man, Pulls and Cocks Shotgun on Crowd

Santorum suggests Romney rigged CPAC vote

White House: No More Compromise on Contraception

to gun or not to gun...

AP IMPACT: USAID contractor work in Cuba detailed

I wear a red ribbon.

AP IMPACT: USAID contractor work in Cuba detailed

PLEASE don't post Grammy spoilers in subject lines this evening- it's not live in all time zones

PLEASE don't post Grammy spoilers in subject lines tonight - the show isn't live in all time zones

Five years ago today, my family's life was shattered

Romney backed earmarks as governor!

How about a shout out for some GOOD kids?

I was baptized today!

Something just hit me

If Opposing Catholic Bishops=Anti-Religion-What about their appeal to extend unemployment benefits?

All Hell breaking loose in Greece: over 1000 fires, streets filled with tear gas & angry protesters

Clown Car Strategy?

FYI: Callista's hair has its own Facebook page

Why is there not an odd number of jurors?

Fox News Commenters Respond to Whitney Houston’s Death With Deluge of Hatred and Racism

Toon: A test to see if your partisanship is clouding your patriotism

The GOP contest so far is odd. And the arrow points to Mitt Romney. Six weird facts.

Incredibly heartwarming video from the people of Tohoku area Japan for the help with the earthquake

Phil Mickelson on fire at Pebble Beach

Anybody Have An Ice Scraper ???

More bad news in the music biz today... (wrong thread repost)

"I've Never Taken A Government Handout. Never Have, Never Will"

Whitney Houston Daughter Bobbi Kristina Rushed to the Hospital

Women’s Empowerment Is Central to Global Sustainability, Says New UN Report

Baltasar Garzón protest draws 10,000 supporters

Ohio Senate approves bill on puppy-mill rules

Greek bailout vote imminent... ~80,000 protestors, buildings on fire.. its getting ugly.

Future Of America In Austerity

With so many depressing things going on, one that has a happy ending

Global Warming Wars in Germany: largest newspaper (Bild) mag (Spiegel) & green leader all go sceptic

Occupy Mic-checks the Muse of CPAC

Really? A jury voted 5-1 to keep this racially insensitive post?

Why the Contraception Mandate Matters

Buildings set ablaze in Greece before debt vote

A question for DUers from a former DUer (have at it)

Fukushima reactor readings raise reheating concern

Four Charged in Attack of Cleveland Trans Woman

Occupy Movement Regroups, Preparing for Its Next Phase

W.H. official: Contraceptive rule stands

I Do Not Believe That Unpaid Internships Are In Embrassment

"Let's take a vote on gun control". (Not a gun post)

CNN reporting Whitney Houston's daughter taken to hospital in LA

FREEBIRD!!! - no really organic antibiotic free chicken. Hilarious! love the name

Ever Wonder WHY The Banksters Mitt Romney Represents Want Your Mom To Die?

Thank you, DU3!!!

Mods - can we keep this post pinned for a few days?

Will all the right-wing hatred of Obama actually "innoculate" him in November?

About those low gas prices when Obama took office

TPMS = Tire Pressure Monitoring System = Junk

As birth control flap goes on, who benefits most? Santorum? Obama?

I bought shrimp with the heads on, made some shrimp stock,

mom, was I planned?

“Leave It Better Than We Found It”

Tea Party Intellegentsia

Just saw "The Grey." **NO Spoilers**

Daniel Radcliff (Harry Potter) Disgusted by Rick Perry's stance on Gay/Lesbian issue.

A Cooper's Hawk in our back yard

A shot through a dirty window and screen of a Cooper's Hawk

NY Times: The Deal Is Done, but Hold the Applause (mortgage settlement)

ATTN: Moderate Republicans- at this point, you are out of excuses. Period.

Per TPM: Repubs Double-Down on Contraception

They're teargassing the people so that the markets can win

Anybody else not seeing hearts?

The Truth About Income Inequality in America

Greece set to defy protesters and accept eurozone bailout deal

Check what was popular your year in music. Great site:

A great example of Republicans serving their own interests and ignoring ours

Sun Arrests Pile Pressure on Murdoch Media Empire

Dan Savage: Every time a gay youth commits suicide, our enemies celebrate

"Iron Sky" Space Nazis are coming! Be afraid!

Problems cast shadows of doubt on solar project

Solidarity with our brothers and sisters in Greece -

Dear Chinese manufacturers:


To the American Coalition of Hatred: you gotta level with me here . . .

This is the second time only a small portion of my jurist explanation has gone through

one billion rising

one billion rising

Does Greece really want to try to go it outside of the EU?

about V-Day

Palestinians? Who cares!

When does cash money from the foreclosure settlement hit homeowners?

about V-day

KINDLE is now ready for "The Exquisite Zodiac"

Can Pennsylvania Survive Another Year Under Corbett's Budget Ax? (Great Newspaper Column)

Underwater trash photos look like scenes from an alien world

Wind Credits Split Republicans

Why all this "G**" S*** in recovery?

Bill Moyers: Where the Right Went Wrong

made me feel a little better on a very bad day on du. thank you for the hearts.

Economic Analysis and Inaccurate Numbers

Bleak Report on the Afghan War

Iron Giant One of America’s great machines comes back to life.

In the Spirit: Some florists won't deliver to atheist

AlienGirl has left us.

Shocking Report: Iran Deploying IUDs

Ever wonder how Starbucks coffee tastes burnt? Ask a Greek in Athens

Tony Bennett Calls for Drug Legalization in Wake of Whitney Houston's Death

A girl who soared, but longed to belong (Elizabeth Warren)

What we learn from Greece and can impliment here

To hell with "the rhythm method"

Contraception and women's rights -- it's still a man's world

Anatomy of an unsafe abortion

Bobbi K Houston rushed to the hospital...the comments on Fux news need to go viral

Lieberman: Arm the Syrian Opposition

The Gerrymandering Scandal Exposed (WI)

Anyone have any experience with online collaborations?

I posted an editoral in GD some here may enjoy...

UK - Bankers arrested in tax probe

Counting values in Excel by column

Pastor's daughter, 20, accidently shot in head at St. Pete church

Stats from the Maine GOP Caucus:

Could we reconsider allowing links to Foxnews?

Greek Parliament Passes Latest Austerity Vote

Dear America: You Have a Gay Problem

Fukushima reactor readings raise reheating concern

Psychological Type and U. S. Political Party Affiliation (Using Myers Briggs)

Has anyone read Joel C Rosenberg's books?

Newt scrambles for money

'Memorandum Macht Frei'. Greece loves The EU/ECB/IMF Fiscal Solution.

Fox News Commenters Respond to Whitney Houston’s Death With Deluge of Hatred and Racism

Failbook: SOPA via LOTR

House Transportation Bill 'Technical Correction' Would Strip Workers Of Pay Protections

Akashic Records

Are we all on-board with the "group" vs "forum" issue?

Place your bets, place your bets. Who will be the next GOP frontrunner

Arise, Sisters

What is the jury system for?

Isn't it time we backed Bahrain's revolution?

It's snowing in Cleburne!

Apple Faces Outcry over Labor Practices at Chinese Factories

You should have seen the one that got away

Who the hell dumped Adele?

Collapse of the Perry Money Machine. Oops.


On selling one's soul to the right-wing homophobic devil...

Even Critics of Safety Net Depend on It Increasingly

Peter Orszag Sells Out: Fracking Boom Could Finally Cap Myth of Peak Oil (former Obama OMB Director)

Please Welcome My New Grandson to the World

Palin on the moon: "(A long primary) competition will lead us to victory in 2012." CPAC

A modern fairy tale

The Pope just arrived at the Grammys with

Dr. Mercola: Visionary or Quack? (Excellent profile piece from Chicago Magazine)

FUCK Rich Lowry

An excerpt from David Korten's "When Corporations Rule the World"

Dr. Mercola: Visionary or Quack? (Excellent profile piece from Chicago Magazine)

Are you discouraged from replying to a post...

Anyone here like Blondie? If so, Heres my favorite.

Is It ‘Un-American’ to Avoid Meat? WWYD Tackles Vegan-Bashing

Well that was a long weekend

Thanks for the hearts, oh mysterious admirers


Conservatism Thrives on Low Intelligence and Poor Information

U.S. Navy: Iran prepares suicide bomb boats in Gulf

“The only thing new in the world is the history you do not know.” Harry Truman

Well after three days of taking photos of pols in the worst of conditions

Hey...Thanks 4 the <3 ;)

It's now OK to call another DUer a "Paid Political Operative"

Books that will never be written

Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band Open The Grammys - "We Take Care of Our Own" (VIDEO)

Those words.... I don't think they mean what you think they mean.

I have a confession: I hate the Grammys, but...

Thank you, dear anonymous donor for my heart. n/t

The DOJ’s escalating criminalization of speech

It ain't the things you don't know that get you, it's the things you know that ain't so.

Container ships "Danger at Sea"

List: Presidential donations from prominent Californians

Ack. Autotune hits the Grammies. My ears! Time to change the channel....

The person I feel really sorry for is Bobbi Christina. She had drug addled parents, now

Washington State Senate passes $100 annual electric car fee

A cyber risk to the U.S.

Operation Boycott: Anti-ACTA message from Anonymous

Why can't this happen in Congress, on CSPAN? It would do wonders for their ratings!

So why does the religious freedom of the Catholic Bishops trump the rights of workers who EARN the

Ronald Reagan: Welfare Queen of Montana (or: Tax Tips for Mitt Romney)

MFM likes to invite his dates over to play Jenga

My hearts seem to be giving more hearts....

3 Meds with the Craziest Side Effects Ever

Thank you for the heart, dear "secret admirer"!

(USA Today) Editorial: Obama's contraception retreat is not enough

“Anonymous” Reveals Close Ties Between Ron Paul And Neo-Nazis

Is the westminster dog show a sports topic???

Seriesly?? No Grammy thread yet?

“You’ve got a full scale Republican working for you, sir”

"Walking Dead" Discussion Thread. **SPOILERS**

He's Back There AGAIN, isn't he.

Applegroves nightmare:


Why do men wake up happier than women do in the morning?

MFM's baby picture:

MFM has found that honesty is the best Policy...

"Fall with Walker"

My son needs some help

Interpol accused after journalist arrested over Muhammad tweet

My Son Needs Some Help. Anti-Evolution Speaker Coming to His School

POLICE: Louisville woman punched child during anger management class

how much room do 2 dozen chicks need?

Nicki Minaj sends subliminal(?) message at Grammy's?

Santorum's right-wing Sugar Daddy is an Islamophobe who blamed liberals for Columbine

Just Food For Thought...

David Grohl speaks for many of us!!!

Have you all seen the new function in your in box?

Hutaree domestic terror trial begins in Michigan


2012 Presidential Primary has been cancelled

Strange visual on 60 Minutes

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Monday, 13 February 2012

The situation in Greece grows violent.

So Frito-Lays has gobbled up Al Green's

Egyptians Call for National Strike and Civil Disobedience, Marking Anniversary of Mubarak's downfall

Deception at Duke - HUGE cancer treatment fraud

Flip YerFlep - The Tea Party Troubadour: Pretty Much Nails The GOP Base

Help me de-stress, pretty please?

Yes, Samuel, Oprah, & Colon voted for OBAMA because he's black.

Going 'Back To Normal' Is No Longer An Option

Sen. Jeff Bingaman: Keystone XL ‘Sounds Meritorious’

Singer Tony Bennett calls for legalizing drugs

Accused *****

Biggest Med Fraud Ever-Cancer patients at Duke given experimental treatment based on fabricated data

If you like George Takei, then you should Like George Takei

To the power of song - love lost to sweet sorrow.

Maybe it's me but that Katy Perry song sounded like .....

The Grammys suck!....

Rick Santorum and Opus Dei

PPP Polls: "Santorum will be up by 10-15 on the Michigan poll"

For anyone who cares, Adele is up next

what's my secret: ''I was a founder of the Society for Prevention of Cruelty to....

Paul supporters cry foul over caucus tally

The fight begins: Obama's budget going to Congress

The difference between the Greek economic crisis and the American one: the greek government

Investigators seek answers to Houston's death

Q: Who is winning the Republican presidential primaries?

Experts: Stanford's trial not won with 1 witness (one of the largest Ponzi schemes in U.S. history)

What tricks do you know of to change your mood? I heard on the news yesterday that

In Fresno, two homeless men got 1,363 free ambulance rides in 2011

George Soros Accuses Republicans of Hurting American Economy for Political Gain

More than 40 MPs ousted as Greece approves EU-IMF deal

“Willie Nelson calls for Occupy the Food System”

What did you used to pretend when you were a kid. I could find a nook in the woods

Time to lend Mitt a helping hand…

Abortion thread in GD with

I Love President Obama

Domestic Violence is an epidemic in this country

The Truth About GOP Hero Ayn Rand

Sexual Predator Endorses Joe the Plumber For Congress

The most shocking movie you've ever seen. The most shocking movie I can think of is "Apartment

took the plunge and got a domain for my photography

New bill would expand reasons for drivers to be pulled over

President of Mexico Felipe Calderon on the World Economic Crisis: "We have a time bomb ....

I'm so distraught about Aliengirl's passing.

Amazing new Chipotle commercial

Republicans change their minds when Obama adopts their ideas, but...

Suggestions for teaching geography to a kindergartner?

Jennifer Hudson...

What career do you have the utmost respect for after trying it for only a short while. For me it has

Seen on facebook

Admiral Over Special Forces Pushes for a Freer Hand

Should there be (any) standards to host at DU? (edited from higher)

See Sue run.

Krugman: 'Something has clearly gone very wrong with modern American conservatism'

Paul Krugman tears Charles Murray a new one!

mine, mine, mine (Conservatism is a fraud)

I have ITP

Wow. It's like auto complete can read minds.

NASA unplugs last mainframe

re the Grammies. I miss Arcade Fire. is some of this

Why is Diana ROSS so happy. I don't know. Never mind (& I mean that). n/t

Nate Silver: About 16% of Maine precincts didn't get to vote in the straw poll

Public schools are under attack. "Faculty members" are under attack from the GOP. Do they

With the passing of Alien Girl, I'd like to again request an In memoriam Group/Forum/Whatever. nt

Sarah Slips, Calls Health Care Reform "Obamneycare", Then Plagiarizes Pawlenty

Now I know what "the show must go on" means. I'm sad

Does anyone know where our Stephanie is posting these days?

Has anyone else heard from Repubs who are wondering what is wrong with their candidates?

Conservatives Oppose Cancer Screenings At Planned Parenthood

Female Fox Panelist Upset That Facebook is Being Pressured To Add Women To Its Board

Santorum comes to Tacoma

TSA "Trusted Traveler" program . . . . . wuddaya think?

Are we going to have primaries in Texas?