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Archives: February 17, 2012

The "What People Think I Do" meme

Let the reactionaries kick and scream - they are losing

FILNER PLEDGES TO OPEN VETERANS’ OFFICE AT CITY HALL, PLEDGES HELP TO SAN DIEGO’S VETERANS

Nancy Pelosi Regarding GOP's All-Male Hearing On Women's Health

FILNER PLEDGES TO OPEN VETERANS’ OFFICE AT CITY HALL, PLEDGES HELP TO SAN DIEGO’S VETERANS

JFK's Speech on His Religion

Does Darrell Issa Have Any Children?

Well, that's settled: Obama poised to win 2012 election with 303 electoral votes

Dragon Tree help

No Contraception? OK. No Sex Until this B/S Ends.

Obama to speak at African American history museum’s groundbreaking

Bill Gates introduces Windows 3.1 and death ray glasses...

Defiant yet ungunned - a dangerous life in northern Syria

Antron Brown lives for rush of NHRA

Mayor defends $1 million grant for black heritage center

Amanda Knox signs book deal with HarperCollins

Revealed: How fossil fuel reserves match UN climate negotiating positions

Industry Veteran on MF Global: "someone would be in jail right now if this were not Jon Corzine"

Nobody Expects the Inquisition!

Henry Blodget, "the reason we have zero-percent interest rates is to bailout the banks"

PHOTO: Man's best friend...kids too.

Freepers are eating their own over contraception issue

Santorum asks who is out to destroy the United States?

PHOTO: CATS! Can't live with 'em, can't live without 'em. And don't they KNOW it!

Corporations are people. Women not so much...

The normallly anti-Obama business commentators have changed their tune today.

A belated thnx for the valentine hearts

There has been a insinuation made about about the hosting position in the LGBT forum

PHOTO: MOVE OVER, Jeremy Lin...move OVER. A new king has stepped onto the boards.

Moral opposition...funny how that only works for some..

Mickey -- The Firefighting Cat

I posted this in H&M, please feel free to correct anything in it that is wrong.

GOP Secret Memos Shock: Hidden Networks, Dark Intentions

GOP Secret Memos Shock: Hidden Networks, Dark Intentions

Special light for my sister.

Can a saint be uncanonized?

I think someone is playing games.... this is why we need a limit on self deletions.....

Rest in Peace my beautiful Algiers. May 12, 1985 - February 9, 2012

The U.S. War for Drugs and of Terror in Colombia

The U.S. War for Drugs and of Terror in Colombia

President Obama should give his own televised hearing/interview to Sandra Fluke

Cornell study: Barack Obama's election changed African-American perceptions of being black

Occupy Wall Street Documentary Filmmakers Visit Ohio - Interviews w/Jessee LaGreca, Luke Rudkowski

'Twilight' Director Chris Weitz Takes On Alabama Anti-Immigrant Law

I literally do not understand what Foster Freeze said today

Who wins if the GOP goes to a brokered convention? Obama, probably.

Fugg you Eric Bolling

Whatever happened to the.... (Name it ask the question maybe we can figure out the answers.)

TOM THE DANCING BUG: Seeds of Discontent

President Obama visits Great Eastern Chinese Restaurant in San Francisco - pics

GOP CLOWN CAR UPDATE: CNN cancels debate with only Gingrich attending

Fearing infiltration, Afghan army gives soldiers with ties to Pakistan an ultimatum

Over Two-Thirds Of Corporations Pay No Federal Corporate Income Tax - HuffPo

Incredibly cute, teeny tiny chameleon!

Since Santorum is so anti-contraception, I figure he'll ban aspirin if he's elected

GOP Senators Take Emergency Oil Reserve Hostage to Force Keystone Approval

President Obama arrives in San Francisco - pics

The Powerful Testimony The GOP Doesn't Want You To Hear

Temporal Distortion

Jodi Fisher, who has inoperable cancer, is embraced by President Obama - pics

Gary Carter has passed away

What is your favourite vegetable? I like a cobb salad. Or broccoli with hollandaise sauce.

Good on Ed: Woman silenced at birth control hearing on 'Ed Show' tonight

Wikileaks Banned From UN Conference on Wikileaks

Frieze's "Aspirin" is nothing more than SLUT SHAMING, pure and simple

"You are treating your wife like a SLUT when she uses BC:"

Woman silenced at birth control hearing on 'Ed Show' tonight

What was your favourite thing to do when you were a kid and how has it made you different?

Okay, what's the theory for Stephen Colbert's show being off the air?

Man sentenced for visa fraud and conspiracy

Back in the early days of "The Pill"

Michael Berry-Conservative "Blow the Mosque Up" Radio Host in Gay-Bar Hit-and-Run (UPDATED)

There are no jobs in there...

Free promotion for my Kindle mystery THE MEDICINAL MARTINI on Saturday 2/18/12 & Sunday 2/19/12

Has anyone ever heard of a recipe for grapes, with sugar, in the oven? I heard about

BREAKING: FLA on track to SLASH minimum wage from $4.65 to **$2.13** for tipped-income workers

MegadethGate: "I want Santorum as president, but that's not an endorsement"

You must be a drug addict IF,

Stabenow with huge lead, Kennedy with huge lead, Dem wins Maine special election, now this...

Icky Ricky is so insane, I hope he is the nominee

On Ed Show: Rick Santorum, this year's Barry Goldwater?

Chuck Norris

(not The Onion) FLA bill seeks "absolute privilege" for lawmakers being sued by constituents

So I was watching the CBS news - headlines all about the economic recovery -

K Gardner ...Great Idea. Women stay strong. No Contraception...no sex

A wonderful no-kill shelter

Pat Buchanan: "My Days As A Political Analyst At MSNBC Have Come To An End

A made in Canada protest

A Christian Apologizes for not standing up earlier for Jessica Ahlquist

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! & a new kitty gif

The GOP-Pissing in every punchbowl

Dem Senators Call For Investigation Related To Citizens United

Hey Sara Halfwit. Westminster 2012 was so two days ago.

Just realized the greatest gift the GOP could give us in 2012.. and it may well happen.....

Why did Tigger look into the toilet??,,,,

Rachel is tearing ReTHUGS a new one over this contrception madness

Dear Foster Friess: I've got an idea for you in order to prevent pregnancy...

It's not just the Catholics that fear women.

Seen on FB, great pic.

I've been here a few years. Its time I did this

Missouri school district is ordered to stop filtering LGBT sites

Just a Reminder....Just how close did this man come to

Republican: The Party of Freedom!

You crack me up

Whatever happened to the regular PACs and the 527s?

OMG is this picture real? (graphic police abuse warning)

Here's the lesson Mr. Romney: Don't bet against America

When I was a young clown, the good fathers of the order of Holy Cross taught us young men that . . .

Satie, the drunk; Satie, the genious (Dylan Thomas of music?); Satie, the Montparnasse Bad-Boy

Santorum Responds To Foster Friess Birth Control Comment: I’m Not Responsible For Bad Jokes

My Repug Neighbor Has A Theory On The 2012 Repug Nomination Process......

This accurately describes the hearing

A modest proposal

Diablo III - Fansite beta key give-aways

So repubs are all about the missionary- thats the only sex prevented by an aspirin between knees

I wanna try this

House Passes Keystone Bill, Senate Action Uncertain

Right in front of our eyes, people: the Party of Old White Christian People...

Tibetans Protest China Vice President Xi Jinping At The White House

What keeps the Mitts in there? Despite all the signs of Rejection...Mittens stays the course..?

Wait a minute... The Republicans are supposed to be trying to WIN this election, right?

Canada mining boom leaves natives in the cold

Aspirin..

Foster "Aspirin For Contraception" Friess is the first guest on Lawrence O'Donnell's show - on NOW

Rick Santorum's 'Iran-Cont­raception Scandal'

Dupe. nt

I have stifled myself because I did not want to be catty & it was hard. (Santorum visuals)

Anyone here work with I.U.P.A.T?

Bottom line, if your doctor prescribes medicine and you are an insurance company, it is your job to

Pat Buchanan's "Leave" Finally Permanent -- He's FIRED @ MSNBC

TYT: Gretchen Carlson's Angry Rant About Payroll Tax Cut Deal

Asian DRAMA ~ You are watching!

Rio counts down to wild Carnival extravaganza

Gore Vidal Endorses Rep. Dennis Kucinich

you know it's not only that the Repub party leadership has gone crazy

2 ICE officers killed, 1 wounded at federal office building in Long Beach

Angry Springsteen gauges gap between American dream, reality

Toons: Michigan Roots, Culture Warrior, Extending Our Hand and More. - 2/16/12

Assad’s fellow Alawites in Turkey pose threat of counter-uprising

Krugman: Moochers Against Welfare

Rio giving out 3 million free condoms during Carnival

First time alerter here...

So anyone here know about an action v. the carbon bomb and the Koch (crotch) Bros. in Wichita Kansas

It's not fracking's fault, study says...

Romney, '06: "I’d be embarrassed if I didn’t always ask for federal money whenever I got the chance"

parrots. it can be hard to know if you are doing them a favor or not.

In Michigan, I can vote in a GOP primary. ALL registered voters can

Lawrence O'Donnell will have video of Whitney Houston singing to Nelson Mandela at the White House

Let's think of new campaign issues for the GOP.

What if Dunkin Donuts decided they didn't want their insurance to pay for cholesterol meds?

General Motors announces huge Europe losses

What was/is your favourite cartoon? I loved the far side. I'll never forget

Bill Press: Is Rick Santorum running for president or pope?

Hollywood stars in China have to learn the political lines

Anyone else here use car wax in the bathroom?

New York Times correspondent Anthony Shadid dies of apparent asthma attack working in Syria

Keiser Report: German Empire vs Greek Carthage (E250)

Alarming Complaints of Sexual Harassment

Dr. Michael Hudson: Greek crisis used to find out how far finance can drive down wages and privatize

WaPo: A GOP nightmare scenario- What if Santorum wins most primaries/polls but Romney's the nominee?

Feminist Book Review: Gendered Lives, by Julia T. Wood

In Arizona, Romney Can't Take Mormons For Granted

Ever wonder what it's like to pull a kid out of a burning building?

For sale: house in Los Angeles: $125 million

News From Cranston RI, re: Prayer banner

What's best Web site for info and action on Citizens United? n/t

Florida is going from bad to worse. There's no bottom.

Lawrence O'Donnell kicks Rush's Fat Ass.....

"The Handmaid's Tale". I just dusted off my copy.

The MUTT ROMNEY Blues

Pinkberry Co-founder / P.O.S. Young Lee could face additional felony charge over illegal handguns

Glaring Anecdotal Evidence that the GOP is Making a Mistake with the Contraception Issue

I'm surprised that this Forum is a sleep.

Email from Nancy Pelosi: no women? Sign the PETITION

Piggly Wiggly Midwest cuts wages and benefits for unionized grocery store workers

First Lady Surprises White House Tour Visitors

John and Ken suspended for 'insensitive' comments

BWHAHAHAHA: Pat Buchanan's "LEAVE" Finally Permanent -- He's FIRED @ MSNBC

T-shirts mocking Rick Santorum/Foster Friess contraception plan...

Lawrence O’Donnell Grills Foster Friess Over His ‘Bayer Aspirin As Contraception’ Remark

Latest Elizabeth Warren-Scott Brown poll - Hopefully, a bunch of BS.

Large turnout this Sat. in Washington County "could" result in Romney's Maine win being tossed out

Can I get IE9 to open links from current page in new tab? I've had trouble figuring out how...

Star memberships add "expanded blacklists"?

I gotta love it... this year will be all but normal...

A pictorial lookback at the schooldays of Willard Rmoney, Michigan's favorite plutocrat

This Monday, Feb. 20th, is the National Occupy Day of Action In Support of Prisoners

'Don't Say Gay' bill advances

Private Prisons Spend Millions On Lobbying To Put More People In Jail... BECAUSE

READ THIS and you will UNDERSTAND why Hetfield & Ulrich tossed Dave Mustaine's ass out of Metallica

Jon Stewart Tries To Contain Himself Over Rick Santorum’s Ad Featuring Brown Liquid

Tell it sis, ftw

Ag Dept Struggles With Unwelcome Animals

A good graphic from Facebook

Afghan Women & Girls in a Very Baad Situation

Occupy MN Homes helped Bobby Hull fight foreclosure, we are celebrating tomorrow with a block party

Maine GOP will count Washington County results in state caucus tally

Romney, Santorum tied in Michigan poll.

Obituary - David Kelly: Irish actor who played the feckless O'Reilly in 'Fawlty Towers'

nytimes rips santorum to shreds

DON'T check the Presidential Campaigns Fund box on your tax return

TAKE a f'in aspirin...

Co-hosts for this group.

FBI seeks developers for app to track suspicious social media posts, sparking privacy concerns

Atheists bill big names for 'coming out' party in Capitol!

2/17 Free Block Party to celebrate Bobby Hull winning fight against foreclosure in Mpls.

US Senate panel condemns Syria's 'brutal' use of force

2/18 and 2/19 Occupy Minneapolis Re-Gathering Weekend

The republican desire to ban birth control is racism in a Sunday hat...

Feminist Book Review: Gendered Lives, by Julia T. Wood

Talibunny: Jeremy Lin "an American story...uplifting, positive...he unifies our country!"

We should post this far and wide (concerning "the Amendment" on gay marriage)

Yesterday's am posts not " yesterday" last post - Fiction 12:25 am 2/17

Central Valley of CA: Progressive Upcoming Events – Mid February to Early March

Newt and Schrute 2012!!!

"Out-of-Africa" hypothesis for origin of Language may not be correct

Harry Reid looks to stick around

A pictorial lookback at the schooldays of Willard Rmoney, Michigan's favorite plutocrat

Virginia House Approves Abolition of Teacher Tenure

The Sky is Not Falling After All: US Schools Rank High Internationally

US taxpayers to subsidise $40bn housing settlement

Japanese Whalers Lose Bid To Block U.S.-Based 'Sea Shepherd' Activists

From the Guardian UK: Leaked Heartland Institute documents pull back curtain on climate scepticism

Pat Buchanan out at MSNBC

Read this leaked PDF. RE: Heartland Institute. It matters, it really does.

The New American Way of War

Countdown w/ Keith Olbermann: 'No Girls Allowed' segment with Carolyn Maloney

Why are these Wealthy Guys SOOOO Stupid ?

Poor America - P a n o r a m a [B B C] - Broadcast Date: 13th February 2012

Japanese Whalers Lose Bid To Block U.S.-Based 'Sea Shepherd' Activists :^)

New Mexico ain't going Republican: Obama leads Romney by 19 points there.

DNCC Offiical Annoucement Re: Vilaraigosa as Permanent Chair of 2012 Dem Natl Convention - & video

Freepers/TEA warming up to OWS?

Syrian doctors comfort wounded children with chocolate

"and it is important to keep opposing voices out."

Hassling T-Mobile for fun and frustration

Infrastructure: Patel cracks the whip

Will Missouri go Blue?

Very powerful article on gay teen suicide

Zuma tears into Mulder over land reform

Country Fans.... and even if you not...

GOP = Groin-Obsessed Party

Virginia ‘Personhood’ Bill Includes Hypocritical Exemption For Infertility Treatments

Yahoo predicts Obama to win 303 to 235 electorial votes

Tim Geithner to Paul Ryan: "We don't have a definitive solution... We just don't like yours"

Yep, that's right. (Pic)

Whitney Houston: Anti-apartheid Activist and Humanitarian

I watched "Top Secret Rosies" on Netflix & compared it grand theft auto izza's "hearing" today. WOW

For all these religious leaders like Rick Warren who say they will go to jail or "die"

CBS/New York Times Poll: Only Republican Men Oppose Covering The Full Cost of Contraception

$50 to fix typo on a plane ticket.

Northampton "opts out" of federal law NDAA

Some of today's videos of WOMEN regarding WOMEN and the contraception issue

state by state speak your mind about...iowa

state by state iowa

I've had more than one break down in the past few days.

An evening with Bill Maher

Gloat-Free NBA Scores (Thursday, February 16)

The Release Date for A Memory of Light Has Been Set

We must work to elect more women to The U.S. Congress

Do you miss big cell phones? Well they're back!

Question regarding Journals. Bug?

HRW: China: End Crackdown on Tibetans Who Visited India

Now I need a zap of healing light.

Atrocious, slanted CNN poll finds opposition to Obama's new contraception plan

German President Resigns Over Loan Scandal

Turkmen authoritarian leader sworn in for new term

Bangladesh bans 'Banglish' to protect local tongue

Kim's eldest son in financial trouble in Macau: report

cosmetic surgery insanity

UN sees possible crimes against humanity in Syria

Libya marks revolution day as leader issues warning

Activists: Poachers kill 200 elephants in Cameroon

It’s Time We Recognised the Blair Government’s Criminality

'No More Weapons!' billboard placed on US border

Tuition fees: Teenagers lose legal battle

Foster Friess explains Aspirin comment.

Scottish independence choice should be put to whole of UK, say peers

The next GOP Debate Reality Show will be Wednesday - February 22, 2012 - 8pm ET on CNN

What's for Dinner ~ Friday Feb 17th

Dear GOP: Why do you hate me? An Open Letter

Friday: House, Senate to vote on payroll tax deal

Government to close legal loophole threatening gay marriage

Bill restarts (Keystone XL) pipeline process

Santorum defends Foster Freiss's birth control remarks: "He's not creepy."

The Low-Down On Your Lady Parts

Conservative Echo Chamber Rejects Facts, Claims Positive Economic Data Is A Conspiracy To Help Obama

Look who is donating to climate change deniers!

Oil spilled on Miss. River after vessel collision

Where are our Dem"Compromise" demands on these Hitlerian abortion bills?

Rupert Murdoch arrives to tackle Sun crisis

The dark side of the universe

COP CAUGHT on Dashcam "Yea Im Going To Make Stuff Up"

Phenomenal New Moon with Neptune and Chiron all in Pisces coming up!

(v)(V)(v)(V)(v)

Wearing black today to support Virginia teachers

DId you know that Obama needed 2,000 signatures to get on the

Americans feel love for Canada (highest ranked country), Gallup survey finds

Brown Leads Warren in Massachusetts

Funny Friday...

Obama Raised $29.1 Million in January for His Campaign and the D.N.C.

Announcing an addition to the list of People Slimier Than Toad Shit:

Andrew Breitbart, rage-filled a**hole

Trinidad Moruga Scorpion Chilli. So potent that it burns through latex gloves

Is Contraceptive Debate GOP’s New ‘Terry Schiavo Moment’?

Israel A Haven for Arabs

Arab Like Me

Almost half of PA charter schools receive failing grade

"Why China’s Political Model Is Superior" sez Shanghai "venture capitalist"

"First, Atlas shrugged. Then he scratched his head in puzzlement."

Mitt Romney’s Latest HEADACHE: An excommunicated MORMON RESEARCHER

Hope this isn't going to be a trend: Obama losing financial backing of big S.F. donor

"No one buys Iran's claim that it's nuclear program is for peaceful purposes"

Is the Catholic Church concerned about employee insurance paying for ALL forms of contraception?

David Sirota: Will We Choose a Chinese Future?

PolitiFOX is at it again!

Pat Buchanan (whines about those damn libruls): The New Blacklist

Sandra Bernhard on Republicans' 'Unprecedented' Ignorance {video @ link}

Appears the four Clowns have decided to not have any more debates

Equality chief: Religious are not above the law {uk}

Congresswoman Maloney speaks to Keith O.

Murdoch: Sun On Sunday Paper Coming 'Soon'

White House Holds LGBT Health Conference

C-packers shocked by exposed ankles and kids staying out past 10. Let the slut shaming commence!!

Since Lady Blah Blah quit her government job in Anchorage, what has gone on in Alaska?

Rachel destroys the Republicans by exposing their historic hypocrisy on birth control

Google's iPhone Tracking (Bypassed Apple Browser Settings for Guarding Privacy)

Marvin Gaye "What's Going On / What's Happening Brother"

Home Secretary Theresa May bound for Jordan over Qatada

Secret $1 million gold stash discovered in French rafters

Super-predatory humans

32 senators call for 'no containment' strategy for Iran (need'n us a big ol' WAR, 'bout now)

CHART: Obama’s Latest Budget Would Create 1.5 Million New Jobs In 2012

Virginia’s Proposed Ultrasound Law Is an Abomination

Fifty-Four Million Additional Americans Are Receiving Preventive Services Coverage...

Would you suport a Dem POTUS allowing the GOP to handpick a Supreme Court Justice, IF........

Pat Buchanan out at MSNBC -- finally

"Temporary Internet Files"

Ambassador tells of UK media’s hypocrisy

Republicans think that It's A Man's World...

Postscript: Anthony Shadid, 1968-2012

Virginia’s Proposed Ultrasound Law Is an Abomination

Johnny Cash & The Avett Brothers - One Too Many Mornings

"Take care of your joystick my son and your joystick will take care of you!"

If Gingrich really despises Romney and really wants Romney to lose,

Remember?

Romney starting to lose support...from MORMONS?

Etta James - Try A Little Tenderness

Muscat eclipses Sauvignon Blanc in overall sales

ICE Agent goes postal

Santorum Backer Apologizes For Birth Control 'Joke'

So, what would full equality for women look like? Or women AND men?

Woman I Work With Came In This Morning Wearing The Obama "Got Hope?" Shirt

Friday TOON Roundup 1- It's Hopeless!

British Politician, Baroness Warsi, calls for religious Unity

Mitt Romney worked as an advertising model! Picture found.

'Especially among unmarried women'

Friday TOON Roundup 2-More Culture War

Forget about her ranch VEHICLES... Kali's got some serious problems with her ranch ANIMALS, too.

Smoke to your heart's (and lungs') content -- just don't poison me or anyone else, DAMMIT!!!!

Friday TOON Roundup 3- Joe runs, and the rest

Applegrove's fantasy "home office":

MFM has seen the Emperor of LittleSurferDudedom - and suddenly wishes he were a younger Californian.

An enormous wave of brains and charm made my computer screen glow like fire this morning!

MiddleFingerMom has never been even THIS adept at mornings.

MFM has never been into hunting dogs, but knows that he and HUNTER's dog would get along just fine.

Ultra-creepy new ultrasound laws are the shame of the ultra-right

What “Rape Sonograms” Are Really About

I propose the War Amendment to the Constitution

Scott Brown Leads Elizabeth Warren In New Massachusetts Poll

ALL MEN on today's Morning Joe panel! Are you kidding me?

An example of when the jury fails.

Paul Volcker vs. the Bank of Canada

Jesse LaGreca from Occupy Wall Street Interviewed

Can You Believe This?

The Top 1% Must Stop Insisting They’re Not Rich Right This Instant

If I were a woman and a Catholic, I would stop going to church

Is it good luck to squeeze the President's Charmin or something?

UK And France Sign Landmark Nuclear Deal

The GOP wants to give your boss “moral” control over your health care

Collection and Credit Firms Facing Broad New Oversight

Real good teacher who made a lasting difference in a lot of kids lives has died

Wotsis about Nancy Grace saying Whitney Houston was murdered?

NYT's Andrew Revkin: The Heartland Files and the Climate Fight

"We do not want to go back to the policies of George W. Bush."

Pat Buchanan, MSNBC Part Ways: Network Drops Conservative Commentator 4 Months After Suspending Him

Rolling back the clock - by Matt Bors

Foxconn Increases Wages, Raises Pay By 16-25% For Chinese Workers - TechCrunch

Cruising Groups to See Which Ones to Add

Charlie Rose DID NOT LET Santorum play the victim card over AspirinBetweenTheKnees-Gate

Palin Still Trying To Figure Out Unemployment Stats: "I Do Not Believe {Numbers} Are Accurate"

Sir Paul McCartney Gives Up Smoking Pot At Age 69

LOL - Great Metaphor- Newt Gingrich's bus breaks down on Sunset Strip

How has Jeremy Lin inspired the Pittsburgh Pirates?

NATO to stay out of Syria even if U.N. mandate emerges

Foreclosure abuse rampant across U.S., experts say - Reuters

How do I get my account deleted?

It’s always puzzled me that greed and hatred can lead to “success.”

"Mr. Friess may be very good at some things and has a lot of money but also moronic tendencies"

Court injunction against anti-whaling group denied

DU Album of the Day: "CSN" Crosby, Stills & Nash

Oh dear God, no! Michael Bay is rebooting the Ninja Turtles

Anyone know how to create rss feed for YouTube channel's PLAYLIST?

Virginia Poised To Enact ‘State-Sponsored Rape’ Law Forcing Women To Be Vaginally Probed ...

President Obama raised $29.1 million in the first month of 2012

Where are the women? nt

I wonder how many of the woman-hating males in the VA legislature are actually rapists, or

When he popped out his Mother said shit,

Website Shows Cuts in Funding to Each School District in PA.

Birth Control Politics - Aspirin - and other options...

Why I Fought in the Libyan Civil War

Democrats mock Mitt Romney's Olympic bailout in new web video

NYT's Timothy Egan: The Electoral Wasteland

PHOTO: WOW! This stuff really DOES work! I'm off to buy a CASE!

"Between the knees" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "between the knees".

Drumbeat: February 17, 2012

Drumbeat: February 17, 2012

They (Mitt and Rick) may as well have been in Kansas - Rochelle Riley, DFP columnist

Texans Leave the Voting to a Small Minority

Should I Do This Or Not?

Friday Smack-O-Rama! Who would you like to slap the shit out of today?

Did we lose the "Sarcasm", gif?

I am going to be a temporary co-Host in the Group

Foster Friess Apologizes For Suggesting Bayer Aspirin As Contraception Method

Nomophobia -- fear of being without your phone -- is on the rise

I think November is a lock on the WH. I want the House

Solicitor General Donald Verrilli: Just the right one to push HCR before the SCOTUS?

To the Ends of the Earth-3 eps- good sea story

Abuse Cases Put Los Angeles Schools Under Fire

They need to play "It's Raining Men" when they show that picture ...

When Mitt loses at least he will be useful to future robotics engineers

Greece shows us how to protest against a failed system

boycott virginia

Freeper: "GLORY, GLORY, HALLELUJA! I REALLY WANT THIS TO BE TRUE, DEAR LORD! PLEASE LET IT BE TRUE!"

TCM Schedule for Saturday, February 18 -- 31 Days of Oscar: France, Day One

Ringer...

Tasmanian devils' killer disease genome mapped (BBC)

Am I the only one who thinks the right-wing revived the culture wars to suck the oxygen from Occupy?

Big Bucks Attract High School Grads To Mining

I think this year would be a great year for the ERA

Hey GOP enabling OILCO cronies, a little early?

Toles' toon gives hope to the GOP!

Index of Leading Economic Indicators in U.S. Climbs 0.4% in Expansion Sign

Nuclear Safety Chief says Lax Rules led to Fukushima Crisis

Colbert stops show for mom

Xi’s American Journey

Friday rant: what you sowed edition

Obama’s Re-Election Chances Rise With Signs of Improvement in U.S. Economy

Sophia Sirius Publishing Poll on Abortion

Religious Groups Continue to Equate Birth Control with Abortion

Quick question: Does the recent mandate for birth control cover condoms?

Mitt Romney's bailout problem

In Panic, Romney Renounces Mormonism, Finds Jesus

Google algorithm identifies the Web’s funniest video

Good take by Slade Sohmer on the Chris Christie NJ Gay Marriage simmering showdown

Michelle Obama's mentoring program: Great article in MORE magazine.

So Merkel's ally,German President Wulff quits in home loan scandal

DNA Robot Kills Cancer Cells

Luckovich nails the GOP today

Helped some young friends of mine out with a car problem, saved them quite a bit of money.

Can you believe the GOP went after Clint Eastwood with that much venom over a car ad?

Nitrogen Pollution Likely to Increase Under Climate Change

China Wants Say In World Bank Choice

Rolling back the clock

Nuclear plant data lost by health and safety watchdog employee {uk}

Gingrich Patron Set to Donate Another $10 Million

Police: ‘It’s amazing’ driver survived 142 mph crash

Looking for a shortbead type cracker recipe

Republican War on Women's Reproduction Rights

Chosen Panel

Krugman: Reversing Local Austerity

"Virginia is for Lovers"...

House Passes Payroll Tax Cut Extension (updated 2x, Senate too)

Key Us Republican Seeks 'Punitive Action' On Egypt

Final Vote: Payroll Tax Extension Passes House and Senate

Tom Harkin doesn't think the payroll tax cut is a good idea

Senators Promise War With ‘Nuclear Capable’ Iran, Don’t Define ‘Capable’

Pic Of The Moment: Friess Apologizes, Suggets New Birth Control Method

A parasitic wasp is no match for a drunken fruit fly

Anyone here having trouble signing in to Twitter???( resolved-thanks)

Big Eddie gives air time to testimony Republicans barrred at Congressional Hearing on women's health

is it me or did the way a thread re-loads after you hit reply change?

Master Planner. S Indiana. SAP preferred but not essential. FDA likewise. Good pay/benefits

Awesome Monologue on Jesus, Republicans And The Bible by Sexy Liberal John Fugelsang

Panel Chosen to Discuss Viagra Distribution

Started a new facebook fan page

Romney bashes union bosses as he attempts to win Michigan primary

Selling Out The Internet: Heartland Institute Took $285,000 From Telecoms, Opposed Net Neutrality

The Things That Anthony Shadid Taught Me

Pot-laden plane blows into Obama's air space

Romney backer to flip to Santorum in Ohio

How Target Figured Out A Teen Girl Was Pregnant Before Her Father Did

Gay marriage battle moves to Maryland after New Jersey vote

Some progressives are too confident in women not supporting anti-birth control candidates

The Planned Parenthood issue has set off a firestorm that may make a difference

PPP: Santorum leads Romney in Washington State.

Perry may set up campaign group

can anyone read music? can you help me read this...

I think I know why Scott Brown is ahead in Mass.

40/29 (TV station) Warns Viewers About Campaign Ads (Randall Terry)

Romney: Master of the pandering flip flop

Virginia GOP Lawmaker: 'Women Made The Decision To Be "Vaginally Penetrated" When They Got Pregnant'

Study finds that fracking itself does not pollute groundwater

U.S. inflation heats up on gasoline prices

Cranston Votes Not to Appeal Banner Removal

Mass Effect 3 - Demo now available for PC/PS3/Xbox 360

WHO delays call on publishing controversial H5N1 work

US House passes payroll tax cut

The election is about one issue...

Canadian government is 'muzzling its scientists' (BBC) {on GW}

The callous cruelty of the EU is destroying Greece, a once-proud country

Some People Think This Sign Is Too Complex

Freight Lines Could Help Texas State Railroad Earn Money

Failed State

Rush Cracked

Cat saves woman from diabetic seizure

Delaware's Democratic Senators Carper and Coons side with banks against Volcker Rule

Fracking contamination downplayed (BBC) {or ... maybe not}

Walker's future tombstone epitaph: "Here Lies Scott Walker...

Conservative Heads To Explode: DICK CHENEY TO MARYLAND REPUBLICANS: VOTE FOR MARRIAGE EQUALITY

Glitter bombing Rick Santorum is so passé.

Facebook Fan Page: Please spread it about

Is it possible to have one's account tossed down the Memory Hole

Wasteland Reboot in the Works

Gohmert Talks To Congress, Takes Aim At Visa Plan

Oakland University instructor cited 'Hot for Teacher' student's 'gun obsession' in e-mails

The Unclear Nuclear Revival

Ricky Gervais To Anti-Gay Republicans: ‘If It’s A Choice, Have A Go’

Ensure your reproductive rights: incorporate your uterus!

Interracial marriage at new US high (BBC)

Volunteer banned from Becker schools following gun incident

Republicans Are Not Compassionate Conservatives But Rather Conservative With Their Compassion

Fake US bonds worth trillions seized

CNN-U.S. nuclear plants similar to Fukushima spark concerns

Gun discharges inside Harper Woods High School; more guns, knives found after locker sweep

"Virginia is for Lovers" No longer appropriate

this might be my favorite music video ever.

Africa: Millions of People to Receive Solar Energy Access Through UN-Backed Initiative

Here's the latest "No Shit, Sherlock!" statement from Rmoney...

Who picks? OR How does one 'make' The Front Page of DU? nt

Back to school - The coercive pressure of the Pledge and "Moment of Silence"

Dear Danny Jim John Billy Bob Bubba...

This record player reads tree rings instead of LPs

We need a simple ad to play all year

Thom Hartmann: Citizens United showdown in MT

Ever notice fresh pasta tastes really good while old pasta tastes really bad?

Is the payroll tax cut now a permanent thing in essence?

DHS social media hearing reveals how secretive, unaccountable is the agency

Congress deals major blow to wind power industry

Maryland House of Delegates Debating Gay Marriage bill NOW *LISTEN LIVE*

Is anyone else experiencing an increase in spam?

VA - gov't so small it'll crawl right up into a woman's uterus

'What Are Women For?'

The 'Undue Weight' of Truth on Wikipedia. [What happens when a historian tries to edit Wikipedia]

It's Bash West Virginia day! Again!

I am looking for Congressional Hearing Information

Heartland Using Document Leak As Excuse For Fundraiser For Its "Legal Defense Fund"

Flotus video--Have you seen this??? ((((crying)))

The Occupy Chicago arrests: Rahm Emanuel's 'dry run' for G8 and Nato?

Total Discharge Of Sewage & Waste Into China's Rivers Last Year - 75 Billion Tons

Payroll Tax Cut Deal Gets the Job Done—but Has Major Flaws

What Atheists Really Do

Did you know the guy in charge of the Melaleuca MLM Ponzi scheme funds Romney?

Missing cat

Am I the only one here who smells a rat here over the WIAA moving the b-ball tourneys to Green Bay?

Anti-abortion group Susan B. Anthony to endorse Santorum

Why all the hate for Frosty Freeze? I like Frosty Freeze! Wanna hate? Hate Dairy Queen.

Trend Micro Releases HijackThis Source Code to sourceforge.net

Indonesia's 11/11 "Revisions" To Logging Moratorium Cut Protection For 400KHa Forest, Peatlands

Caterpillar moving to 'Orkin Tract' megasite

Exxon Valdez Oil Walloping Mom and Pup Sea Otters

Brazilian Health Minister - Rio Facing Major Dengue Epidemic - Luckily, Not Hemorrhagic Strain - AFP

man tries to evict 98-year-old mom on birthday

CBPP: Conference Agreement Far Better For Unemployed Workers and UI System Than Original House Bill

Higher Temperatures May Break Down Wheat Resistance To Streak Mosaic Virus - AFP

Could The Blunt Amendment Allow Employers To Block HIV Screening?

M&M Mars to stop making King Size Snickers bars

Obama Bypasses Congress Again On Climate Change

Obama Administration Brings Back Streamlined Coal Mine Permits

GOP Message To Women

DeWine will switch from Romney to Santorum in Ohio.

Boisterous Copulation in the Next Room

Repuke congress plans a raid on California's Delta water

2011 iOS sales surpass every Mac ever sold

Son wants to evict 98-year-old mom

Ex-fiancee says Neil Hope, Wheels of 'Degrassi,' died years ago in rooming house

I'll see your Birth Control Panel and raise you...

Is Santorum wasting his time in Idaho?

Thom Hartmann: Uprising...from Madison to Wall Street

Alleged Suicide Bomber Arrested in D.C.

"Boisterous Copulation" is the Bonus Phrase of the Day. Modify a thread title to include

Birth Control: Not Just for Sluts

How an Attractive, Undercover Cop Posed as a Student -- Then Entrapped a Smitten Teen to "Sell"

CBC: Online surveillance bill opens door for Big Brother

IMO, Big Ed Schultz Has Really Improved On MSNBC; Better Than KO

greeks discover the politics of poverty

Occupy TV: Demonstrators take their case from Lincoln Park to broadcast (video)

Rep. Bishop Calls For ‘New Jersey’-Sized Mining Near Grand Canyon, Industry Throws Him Fundraiser

Will We Choose a Chinese Future?

Maxine Waters ethics case: All 5 Republican recuse themselves

Democratic Super PAC American Bridge 21st: Detroit is Back: No Thanks to Mitt

Bi-Partisan Congress Votes To Cut Unemployment Benefits And Cut Federal Workers Pay ....

Small donors power Obama’s $29.1 million January haul.

Anti-evolution Bills Dismissed in New Hampshire

Thank you all for having this group

SOP conversation

The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (Yes it is true)

Suggested Democratic ad campaign:

Great Backyard Bird Count is this weekend! Take a little time to enjoy our feathered friends.

Good opinion piece on new Pa. law on gas drilling and fees - why can't PA. be more like Texas?

Saudi Aramco to Re-Open Oldest Field to Tap Heavy Oil, EIU

List of candidates for legislature and congress in Phila area

For my fellow grammar/spelling fascists on DU.

Why MSNBC Dumped Pat Buchanan: His 10 Most Outrageous Statements

Extra crabmeat, need recipes

Texas Teacher Suspended for 'Go Back to Mexico' Comment

Obama Campaign Chief Messina Seeks to Assure Wall Street Donors

The US is Experiencing the Longest Stretch of High Unemployment Since the Great Depression

oh my! Seth Casteel’s surreal photos of dogs underwater

Ancient Galaxy Collision Created Enormous Stellar Swirls

Maryland House of Delegates to hold final vote on Gay Marriage TODAY at 4:30

NASA's Hubble Spots a Relic from a Shredded Galaxy

The President will be live on Cspan shortly

Wakefield to announce retirement tonight

Iowa: The Nation’s Most Radical Abortion Bill?

MSNBC: Colbert's mother seriously ill.

A Different Kind of Beekeeping Takes Flight

Can you ignore a host

20 Cats As Fonts

Joe Francis vs. Madonna In SuperBowl Showdown

Macy's to Hire 4,000 Full-Time Employees This Year

Maine GOP: Results went to spam

Email from PFLAG on NJ Marriage vote

Thom Hartmann: Oil prices skyrocket...the speculators are back

Yes, I will close my eyes and think of babies...

Fugitive runs out of gas, calls sheriff.

Occupy Koch town with Sierra Club: Wichita, KS February 17 - 19, 2012

I saw "Big Miracle" today.

A video in which Mr Cleese cogently explains Faux News

Democracy for America Announces Top Ten Grassroots All-Stars

Need a laugh? Victoria Jackson discusses gay marriage with Michaelangelo Signorile

Ohio Attorney General and former US Senator Mike DeWine to endorse Santorum...

TYT: Senator Hatch Lying About Planned Parenthood

"Derp"

Men, how would you like it if women chose your birth control?

MCI/Verizon Prepaid Calling Card is cutting me and other customers off April 17.

I think Pres. Obama just unveiled his new slogan

Nancy Grace "defends" her obnoxious remarks...

NH Republican: Married Couples Should Use Abstinence Instead of Contraception

Luis Carlos Restrepo to seek asylum (Colombian official in Uribe's administration)

Patty Murray on Foster Friess and Congressional hearing

The West Bank's Bobby Sands

Interior Dept. OKs Shell's Arctic Spill Response Plan; calls it "Science-Based Energy Exploration"

Was Stonehenge the result of an extraordinary hallucination after frenzied flute playing?

Politico demonstrates its hipness by picking up the Dave Mustaine story...

White House: No Comment on Washington Marriage, Christie Veto

Petition For Thomas to Recuse Himself from Health Care Rulings Unfurled at Supreme Court

How the AIDS Vaccine Could Work

Loyalists study possibility of Uribe's 2014 reelection

Loyalists study possibility of Uribe's 2014 reelection

Congress deals major blow to wind power industry

GM to move all salaried workers to 401(k) plans

Fox News Resumes Perennial Gas Price Charade (The New Meme)

House Republicans Try to Enshrine Bullshit that Tax Cuts Pay for Themselves

By Advocating for the Middle Class, Ed Schultz Finds Broadcast Success Rare for Liberals

Keystone pipeline blocked from crossing Texas farm

‘Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol’ claims enough signatures for Colo. ballot

Panel protects Chevron in Ecuador case

Panel protects Chevron in Ecuador case

Dick Cheney Part Of Marriage Equality Lobbying Effort In Maryland: Report

I had no idea Rick Santorum's 7 kids are all home-schooled

Thom Hartmann: Will women report miscarriages to police soon?

How The GOP Went Back To The 1950s In Just One Day

New Bid to Avert Death in Sept. 11 Trial at Gitmo

Garry Willis: Contraception's Con Men

My neighbors who engaged in boisterous everything, including copulation...

Has the Republican Party has become the American Taliban?

Obama subtly took a jab at the reactionist GOP today...

The 27 Republican Bills That Aren't About creating Jobs - Political Correction

Marriage Equality in New Jersey: With or Without Chris Christie

As a sucker for anything vintage,

Shell moves closer to Arctic drilling with spill response

Hunters Shoot Animal Rights Drone Out of the Sky

Congress to Sell Public Airwaves to Pay Benefits

Birth-Control Hearing Was ‘Like Stepping Into a Time Machine’

Help settle a dispute about the ending of "It's Kind of a Funny Story". When Craig checks out of the

TPM Livewire: Reid to Recommend Obama Recess Appoint All Stalled Executive Nominees

Hey, admins, when might we find out how much we raised for Planned Parenthoood?

Hi, I'm Rick Santorum, and I approve of this message.

Amnesty International: Syria 17th February, 2012

Where is that photo of a bunch of women making a decision on viagra that was on

Dow closes at highest level since May 2008. For the week, Nasdaq gains 1.7%, and S&P 500 adds 1.4%.

MI: Prominent Romney supporter tied to corrupt (Dem.) Wayne County Executive.

Inouye Wants to Revive Interisland Ferry

Mitt Romney / "Anchorman" Mash Up

Seattle officers reprimanded over disclosure of dash cam video

I haven't ever introduced myself fully to this group.

Romney, now a critic of earmarks, once sought them

I don't understand why those walk-in tubs are marketed just to seniors

Jay Bookman Rick Santorum and the Terri Schiavo disaster (thank you FSogol for jogging my memory!)

Update -- Number23 is now captain of this ship

Pink Floyd - Comfortably Numb demo

Longer version of FLOUS meeting visitors.

Fox News, Frothing to Take Another Shot at GM, Mistakes General Electric for General Motors

British spies stumped by Charlie Chaplin mystery

The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated)

The FBI Again Thwarts Its Own Terror Plot

Being a pill about the pill? Santorum vs US views

Acoustic Beatles- The Esher Demos

Obama Administration Wouldn’t Defend Blocking Military Benefits From Same-Sex Couples

I thought this "American Romney" site had to be a joke. But it isn't.

Caption time.

OH NO! Now they have ninjas!!!

Is Romney developing a Santorum 'Google problem'?

Tweety To Offer Comment on Pat Butt head chanan

Here’s a wonder of a Friday Afternoon Challenge for you: That’s SO Medieval!

Guest Lineups For The Sunday TV News Shows

Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski 'Strongly Disagree' With Pat Buchanan's Exit From MSNBC

Good news: Lehman Seeks to Subpoena Geithner In J.P. Morgan Suit

Obama DOJ Won’t Defend Constitutionality Of Denying Military Benefits To Same-Sex Couples

Looks like I found the right group -

So if you have a friend of a friend who is going to court in two weeks for a DUI

Iranian Terrorists Partied with "Escorts" Before Explosion

Nuke your neighborhood. Interactive map allows you to see the effects.

Video Press Release (17 Feb 12) - Autoworkers React To Romney Statements On Auto Loans

'We'd get killed'

WOW! What a song!

Yankees / Pirates make a deal for Burnett

Dick Cheney Part Of Marriage Equality Lobbying Effort In Maryland: Report

Fact-Checking PolitiFact On Its pick of "Republicans Voted To End Medicare" as the "Lie Of The Year"

GRAPHIC: Drop In The Bucket, Settlement Provides $25 Billion In Help For $700 Billion Problem

Adobe has a deal for Elements owners

What would be a strong academic argument

NJ Gov. Christie vetoes gay marriage bill as vowed

How many of you get to see this combo on your morning walk?

The Vatican has okayed contraceptive pills at least once

A claim that the Fair Labor Assn is actually funded by the companies it investigates....

Today Limbaugh (seriously) pontificates on the virtuous woman: how, who, why - NO JOKE

Obama administration asks for delay in legal fight over contraception coverage

States Enact Record Number of Abortion Restrictions in First Half of 2011

Pasta, with sausage & mushroom in a cream sauce. I'm just sayin'....

Issa Defends Denying Female Witness At Contraception Hearing: She ‘Wasn’t In Any Way Related’

Will Romney's Money Finally Turn the Political Tide?

Why is the price of gas going up?

more Fox Nation racism directed at the First Lady

Supreme Court of Canada rules Quebec students must take Ethics-Religion course.

Libya - 1 year anniversary from Andy Carvin in Libya

Mister President, go "All-In" on Contraception

Is there a way for me to hide the Gun group in Latest?

GOP senator says if Romney loses Michigan, it's Jeb

Question about DNS queries

(Re: Apple+Foxconn) Why did Anti-Apartheid protestors pick on Barclays

Bruce Springsteen: 'What was done to my country was un-American' Bring on the "Wrecking Ball"

Pakistan to Provide No Support to U.S. in Attack on Iran – Zardari

Bring on the "Wrecking Ball" The Boss releases his new album with a very potent message (OWS)

Democrats should refer to Ricky Santorum as defeated senator Santorum.

Kadyrov Says Militant Group Killed in Chechnya

And Gov. Christie vetoed our civil right.

1st comes the CACs. Then forced debt exchange offers. Finally,default: The Greek CDS Trigger Is Next

The more icky ricky's poll numbers go up, the amount of arrogance he displays rises

Sorry I've been gone... my partner and I have broken up,and my kid's going back to Afghanistan

New Research Shows Many Ways Immigrants Benefit Maryland's Economy

Israel to get no data from NATO’s shield

Prosecutors seek to drop charges against soldier

The GOP's Utterly Surreal Contraception Hearing

New Jersey Assembly Democratic Response to Gov. Christie's Veto of Marriage Equality Legislation

Nuclear crisis turns Japan ex-PM Kan into energy apostle

The General Lee, donning the Confederate flag, barred by NASCAR at March race at PIR

Cajun Crackers

Obama DOJ Won’t Defend Constitutionality Of Denying Military Benefits To Same-Sex Couples

Not for nothing, but NOW I CRUSH YOU WITH CUTE!!!11111!! CRUSH CRUSH CRUSH CRUSH

Email from a friend- re Jeff Immelt

Pakistan holding trump card on NATO supply halt

GOP is deliberately sitting this one out...a douche, a dunce, a disgusting pig and a dummy

City lights in Mets colors.

Court Overturns Conviction of Ex-Goldman Programmer (Goldman Sachs loses a rare case)

Let's take one more (last?) look at Mr. Buchanan's own, 35+ year war against LGBT people ...

Santorum: Mainline Protestant Churches Are in the Grip of Satan

$100 million in PCP seized in Los Angeles and Culver City

WTF? Tennessee 'Don't Say Gay' bill clears a hurdle in state House

Why do I hear a spanish language radio station

Righthaven in default again with state (of Nevada)

Ohio AG Mike DeWine switches backing from Romney to Santorum

WTF pt 2- Dick Cheney Is Lobbying For Gay Marriage In Maryland

Waterfalls

71-67, Maryland House passes same sex marriage bill. Now goes to Senate

Chris Cornell, Soundgarden Frontman, Scolds Airport Businessman For Gay Slur

Haunting Sounds at an Ancient Peruvian Site

DFP columnist rips both Rmoney and Santorum. Says Nov. election in MI is already lost for GOP

Mad as hell

Gingrich Campaign Threatens to Sue Over Attack Ads

One of most versatile weapons on the planet made in Old Town, but good luck finding where

Minister appeals her conviction for marrying gays

Illinois House Agriculture Committee To Hear Abortion Bill In Strategic Move From Pro-Life Reps

Does anyone else think Obama will win a bigger victory in 2012 than he did in 2008?

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