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Archives: February 8, 2012

They're Just Not That Into You, Mitt

Mitt Romney’s Secret Service Detail Clobbers Potential Glitterbomber - video link

The GOP enthusiasm problem is continuing -- low turnout in all three states

Romney: 'I'm Pretty Confident We'll Come In Number 1 Or Number 2' In Colorado

"We will succeed" is no "Yes We Can" Mittens. Romney is so embarrassing. He has no shame and will

Thank you !

Am I the only one at DU who really wants Romney to win this thing?

Wow, the enthusiasm gap from 2008 to today is ridiculous. 65000 in Minn. today 1.27 million in 2008.

It's Shocking How Many Are - Once Again - Falling For It

Should the NFL drop the Komen Foundation?

Santorum's wins shake up 2012 GOP presidential race

538: Colo. Turnout Up in Romney's Weakest Areas

Thanks for the hearts!

Colorado (@47%): Santorum 41%, Romney 30%, Gingrich 16%, Paul 13%

My Free Speech rights are being abused.

Pic Of The Moment: Santorum Explosion

And the WINNER of the Missouri Democratic Primary is ... drum roll please ...

I taped Smash! last night and just had the chance to watch the new NBC Show....

CNN analysis of voter decline in Colorado

Cliff Rescue Costs Add Up

Is there a place on DU that lists the most active threads in a single place?

Mitt is really feeling that DONALD TRUMP JOE-MENTUM!

Romney getting hurt in Colorado Springs area.

Feelin' lucky, punk?

Whining thread - I got good news and bad news about my knees

So am I right in stating that Santorum's C.U.M. exploded onto the political arena tonight, covering

Fracking’s Toll on Pets, Livestock Chills Pennsylvania Farmers: Commentary

Do you think part of the reason turnout is down this year in the GOP elections is because

Nate Silver: CNN's total does not include Colorado Springs.

John King (CNN) suggesting Romney not getting the margins he needs in his "safe" Counties...

NYC police commissioner's son won't be charged in sex assault case

I love to go into cathedrals.

Facts the cable news pundits got wrong

What's your opinion of telephone interviews?

2012 is the YEAR when REASON LOGIC and SANITY returns to the FRONT and CENTER ,,tis the year

the difference between the rich and the rest of us is....

How Come There Is So Much Money Available From Super Pacs And No Money Available For.....

Officials: US drone-fired missiles kill 8 people in northwest Pakistan

Holy Crap - the Colorado results are horrible for RMONEY

Feds Green Light Honolulu Rail Construction

Santorum Is The Christofascists Dream

It's not truly a CLUSTERFUCK...

Santorum wins Colorado!

Head of GOP in Colorado: Santorum wins the state.

I love Jalapenos!!!

This is a republican disaster of epic proportions

I gotta feeling Romney is going to have to take on Santorum as his VP...

WaPo: CIA digs in as Americans withdraw from Iraq, Afghanistan

David Gergen: The Romney bandwagon just went in the ditch.

Thanks to who ever gave me my 5th heart!!!

Does this mean that 2016 will be Santorum's "turn" for the nomination?

Elmer Fudd vs Coyote

Obama is going to win all thanks to 3 Republicans in a three way

"These Extended Primaries are making these candidates STRONGER"

What does Rick Santorum's Victories Say about Citizens United and Money in Politics?

Axelrod on GOP turnout

Colorado (@100%): Santorum 40.2%, Romney 34.9%, Gingrich 12.8%, Paul 11.8%

This dumb contraceptive issue could hurt Obama.

Unearthing the True Cost of Fossil Fuels

What did you see in other peoples' houses that surprised you?

PPP: African Americans are the most excited group of voters in 2012.

Santorum is excited with his success! (NSFW)

Tonight's primary results show why Romney went hard right

The GOP And The Final Economic Solution - Extinction Of The Middle Class

Do the GOP Primaries feature Superdelegates, or the equivalent?

South Korea security law is used to silence dissent, critics say

Colorado GOP: Santorum Beats Romney In Caucuses

Sky News clamps down on Twitter use

MI Court of Appeals Judges to decide: Can religious confessions be used against you?


Caseworker on Powell 911 tapes: 'He blew up the house and the kids'

Robo-Signing Forgery Charge Hits First Top Executive In Financial Crisis

3 Questions Re Willard Rmoney

Do these Santorum wins seem a little odd?

Anonymous-Leaked Emails Reveal Syrian Presidential Aides’ Disdain for Americans

Kids in Leroy, NY getting seriously sick from fracking

Hello Spirits! I want to ask for a little prayer. I'm off tomorrow to Phoenix..(yay.)

Glad to see the Obama campaign finally putting this to use:

Officials: US missiles kill 9 people in Pakistan

New Maldives leader to form 'unity cabinet'

Thank you for my hearts!

I just got this feeling in the pit of my stomach that makes me horribly ill

Thank you for my hearts.

Can't wait for THIS narcissistic egomaniac to try and spin this one.

Jon Stewart Interviews Jodi Kantor

When did the "rules" change?

Sen. Daniel Inouye: Hoekstra Ad ‘Outrageous’

UPDATED. Some quack BASTARD of a "doctor" REALLY screwed my family and I today...

Couple of my RW gun nut friends moved onto my FaceBook page

I'd like to hear Juror #5's explanation on this one.

I'm wondering where they will put Santorum in the next GOP debate ...

Please keep your guns secured from your kids

Bread beats out chips as biggest source of salt

Can PPR still Rec threads and/or change avatars?

Man gets 24 years for Colombian journalist's killing

Foster Freiss: Santorum Super PAC Backer Gets Cozy With Candidate (who's your Daddy?)

Neither a loner or a burrower be.

Cost of Driving Gas Fueled Car vs. Electric Over 50 Years (Shocking!)

Malaysian jungle adventurers solve WWII mysteries

REALLY? Santorum swept all three states?! Are these people brain dead or something?

The funniest part of Romney's weak weak third place showing in Minnesota . . . .

Jesus...could you imagine?!?

Total votes and delegates GOP WED 2/8/12 - 5AM

Guinea Pigs Were Widespread as Elizabethan Pets

Is This Russian Landscape the Birthplace of Native Americans?

"my friend" in conversation sounds so insincere

The problem with the current batch of Primary Nominees (and maybe even the re-elect Obama people)

Ever notice this about the Republican party.....

Vandals attack Jerusalem monastery, school

Bubble Redux: Consumer Credit Soars: Most Since Peak Of Credit Bubble In Aug 2007, 3rd Highest Ever

Memo on PTSD costs sparked Army review

This just in: Donald Trump (on CNN) doesn't "get" Rick Santorum...

the downward mobility of the middle class and why mitt romney doesn't know

Michelle Obama and Jimmy Fallon - Let's Move

Stagehands union refutes state's fair collapse findings

(Canadian PM) Harper signs trade agreements with China

The Rethuglican lie about "coverage" of contraceptives

5 Big Lies About the Phony 'War on Religion'

Obama Inches Past Romney In Virginia Presidential Race

First, There Was Tebowing. Now, It's Bradying!!

STUDY: By 2026, Florida High-Speed Rail Would Have Brought In Annual Surplus of $31 Million

Syngenta PR’s Weed-Killer Spin Machine: Investigating the Press and Shaping the "News" about Atrazin

2016 Democratic straw poll

Lean forward?

Enthuuusiasm - Enthuuusiam - Thu Thu Thu Thu Thusiasm - Enthusiasm!

Gee, Gretchen on F&F actually asked a thoughtful question...

Bedouin community wins reprieve from forcible relocation to Jerusalem garbage dump

Thank you for the hearts

That'll be $2,000 extra for your aisle seat, Mr. Nader

Quinnipiac poll: Obama leads Rmoney - in Virginia!

"Fisherman" (Stop the Tar Sands)

I now have 4 people who gave me hearts

The Heart is appreciated!

Skeptical Outrage

Just a friendly reminder

Prop 8 supporters too scared to testify, too bold to whine after the fact

Bernanke: Job market remains weak despite gains

Now this is just painful...Mittens is going to speak at CPAC later this week

January was USA's 4th-warmest on record

Yahoo Boardroom Shakeup: 4 Members Gone, Including Chair

U.S. Consumer Credit Climbed by $19.3B in Dec.

Headlines we might actually see this week.

Doctor: Teens' mystery illness not a hoax

Interesting Romney graphic on Maddow show

"...Republican opponents are shaping up to be as formidable as, well, marshmallows."

Halliburton Closing Norton Location

News from your precinct caucus?

Gingrich Storyline Collapses

Brockton poised to be only third community to reject health insurance law

Romney is one pathetic 'front-runner'

Arizona court keeps candidate off ballot over English skills

Scarborough: Santorum can't speak against gays and "hit one out of the park" like Reagan or Thatcher

In the grand scheme of things, I am a nobody. Just an average person living in Ohio.

Robert Reich: The Downward Mobility of the American Middle Class, and Why Mitt Romney Doesn’t Know

Poll shows Obama ahead of Romney in swing-state Virginia

How to be outraged in America, By Mark Morford

Does anyone here have a subscription to Fold3?..

India and Iran reach oil pay deal despite sanctions

I've created a new breakfast drink!

Happy birthday John Williams

Robert Fisk: From Washington this looks like Syria's 'Benghazi moment'. But not from here

Amtrak Food Would Be Privatized With House Proposal -- With Taxpayers Paying For Losses

Did this guy work for Bain Capital? Movie clip from 1991.

Timing of the HHS announcement: dumb like a fox?

Slowpoke TOON- Komen Apologizes

Monsanto, Agent Orange Creator, Returns To Vietnam

The Most Misused Song in GOP Politics: Van Halen’s “Right Now”

G.O.P. Race Has Hallmarks of Prolonged Battle (Nate Silver)

The Election We Should Be Following

I find...

Susan B. Anthony List, Alliance Defense Fund push investigation of Planned Parenthood

Whatever became of the "Kanzius Machine"

Whales 'stressed by ocean noise' (BBC)

Poll finds broad support for President Obama’s counterterrorism policies

The Case For Economic Optimism, From A Leading Pessimist (Dean Baker)

Prepare For Increased Fukushima Fallout

Santos' approval rating drops to 78% amid security concerns

Rare Martian meteorite given to science (BBC)

Why did Rick Santorum sweep all the races last night?

Santorum says JFK's statement did "great damage" (from 3-15-2011)

*ching...ching...ching* (<---sound of spurs)

Rick Scott has found a sneaky way to privatize public clinics and now many of


Last night was all about turnout.

SURPRISE, SURPRISE! U.S. downsizing monstrous embassy in Iraq by some 50%.

Coincidence? Or a web designer at the NY Times doesn't like Santorum

‘Alight?’ How about just ‘Exit?’

(MoJo) 109 Things Obama Has Declared War On

Anyone see this HEATED argument on MSNBC on gays vs african americans

California green jobs more recession resistant, study says

...Romney can’t close the deal

Repukes: Quite as a church mouse - Until President Obama does the same thing...

Canada census shows fastest growth in the G8, immigration and people migrating west

"Mitt got Rick-Rolled!" *Ugh, stop.*

The coup de grace to Mitt Romney's very bad night: He finished third in Minnesota.

The 9th Circuit's Prop 8 ruling is a significant win.

Bush on auto bailouts: 'I'd do it again'

Areas in Reactor No. 2 may be over 100°C — Fuel probably as melted as mud

Wisconsin GOP's vow of omerta on redistricting busted wide open - Daily Kos

Does Romney need a fundamentalist Bible thumping Christian as VP to win over his own party?

Martin Bashir = the best. Asks the hard ?s & even uses follow up ?s - discuss.

RW been trying to bust Ellen DeGeneris for years

Paul Krugman Blog: Uh-oh, It’s Morning in America

January 2012 Atmospheric CO2 Content 393.09 PPM; January 2011 391.80; January 2010 389.68


Paul Krugman Blog: Jobs and Values

Kasich gives bizarre speech

How Europe hawks its monuments

US Civil War 150th anniversary this year. Currently reading "A People's History of the Civil War"...

THis old guy needs some feedback...

Drumbeat: February 8, 2012

Drumbeat: February 8, 2012

Komen's "Wardrobe Malfunction"

Mysterious "white web" found growing on nuclear waste in spent fuel pool

Politifact strikes again!

And shit for Seamus

CCR Submits Torture Details to Spanish Court after Judge's Order to Proceed with Gitmo Investigation

Obama to seek more Alzheimer's research money

Presenting....sub-prime AUTO loans.

Nomi Prins on Bernanke's testimony, Obama's Mortgage Plan and Greece's missed "Bailout" Deadline

Lol Obama - the story I heard is that the Secret Service told this kid NOT to shoot this off inside.

The problem facing Republicans...

Poll finds broad support for Obama’s counterterrorism policies

Should all insurances be mandated to offer the same coverages or would "menu" system be better?

Ellen Responds To ‘One Million Moms’ Boycott Of JC Penney: --- ‘My Haters Are My Motivators’

Video: Ted Olson on The Rachel Maddow Show

The Clown Car Rolls On...and it's Heading for Your State Next

IMO the Democrats are going to show up

Thank you DU "secret admirer(s)" for my hearts!

Thanks for the heart~ I feel loved.

Photo: YES, MiddleFingerMom bought a new door bell, but it was the SIGN that made it SPECIAL.

The OccupyUSA Blog for Wednesday (Feb. 8), With Frequent Updates

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

Jerry Sandusky cleared of two allegations

BlackRock’s Fink Says Be 100% in Equities

Did anyone watch "The River" last night?

Dewey Wins in Landslide! (I'm looking for cases of disastrously wrong political polls)

Vacationing family hit with $10,000 movie bill...

Beware Of The Crazies

The Smashing Pumpkins-Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness

"This really got O'Reilly mad, and he slammed his hand on the table. "You can't do that," he said."

Thanks for the heart!

Unemployment Insurance Maximum Duration Dropping To 79 Weeks

That's amazing! I've got the same combination on my luggage! Syrian president's email hacked by Anon

The Mitt Romney humiliation in perspective

Swiss banks to outline steps in US tax evasion row

News of the Annoying: "In Data Deluge, Multitaskers Go to Multiscreens" (New York Times)

How does one report on a thread that was locked inappropriately?

Why there will never be a cure for cancer

Algiers will be going on his final journey tomorrow

Library Trustee Michael Burstein Exploring Congressional Run

Police scramble to snare escaped papier mâché rhino at Japanese zoo

I *really* love my two hearts!

Water droplets orbiting a needle in space.

NYT: Does Foot Form Explain Running Injuries?

“Your soldiers will come to our lands, but your novelists won’t.”

America's 10 Most Disliked Athletes

Lawmaker Proposes Bill: Life Begins Not At Conception But At Ejaculation

Rockingham County, VA rocks!

AEP chief: Coal's elimination 'just not going to happen'

The Long Term Unemployed Aren't Lazy, There Just Aren't Any Jobs

Jobless Decline Masks Drop in U.S. Labor Force

A heart-felt "thank you" for my heart!

Republican base thumbs its nose at Mitt and narrows the field to pick its final Not-Romney

Like 'Weather on Steroids'

"That's what the left does, turns everything into a question of 'equality," and intrudes on rights!"

Haiti's Duvalier must be brought to justice

Thanks for the heart!!

It’s not Social Security that is at fault here. It is us.

Question to you all about Ohio and JFS

Birth-control fight unlikely to hurt Obama, his strategists say

Hacker posts Symantec source code after ransom demand fails

Romney down 46% in CO, 69% in MN, and 63% in MO from his 2008 vote totals.

Nebraska Ranchers Question Pipeline Route

‘Anonymous’ hacks Syrian president’s email with ’12345' password

California green jobs more recession resistant, study says

Conspiracy Theorist Sweeps Tuesday’s GOP Presidential Battles

Girl who accused Miramonte teacher of abuse recants her story

State property values up slightly last year

Santorum: Family, Church 'Bulwarks Of Freedom In America'

Morning Joe was all a glow this morning

Reuters: Signs build that Iran sanctions disrupt food imports

If the Catholics can restrict birth control on their employees' insurance ....

Syrian Repression, the Chinese-Russian Veto, and U.S. Hypocrisy

Judge catches clerk watching PORNOGRAPHY during rape trial he said was 'boring'

Thank you for my heart.

Just think of all the jobs that would be created under President Santorum

Obama Nominates a Republican for FDIC Board.

Medicine used as a weapon of persecution in Syria -MSF - Reuters

Gay marriage law should not be overturned, says justice chief {spain}

Why is Google calling me in the middle of the night?

Reasons to Call-National Suicide Prevention Lifeline home page asks "Is Santorum's surge for real?"

FIVE Valentine Hearts in my...

I Couldn't Afford to Go to Work Today


Thank you for the heart!

MSNBC: "Obama Girl" is "hurt" that Obama never thanked her for her video, is "undecided" for 2012

Thank you for the heart . . .

Syria: Homs under ‘heaviest’ shelling yet

Thank you for the heart . . .

Hosts for this forum

Has Rachel mentioned the John Steinbeck award?

TDPS: Sex & God, Interview on Religion Distorting Sexuality

"it's like you're trying to give a dog a pill. They keep spitting it up." Carville, Jan 3.

Speaking of RagingInMiami there's some scumbag who is trying to funnel donations away from his site:

Thanks for my heart

Rodrigo Palacio's ridiculous goal - Genoa v. Lazio

As a woman

NY: Transit Agencies Warn House Plan Could End Guaranteed Federal Aid

Kitties playing in the snow - pics

NY: Transit Agencies Warn House Plan Could End Guaranteed Federal Aid

Less than $50K in assets and between $500K and $1,000,000 in debt: Gary Busey files for bankruptcy

BBC tells its staff: don’t call Qatada extremist

Serial Liar Reza Kahlili's Tall Tale: 'Ayatollah Ali Khamenei calls for destruction of Israel, Jews'

Fletcher Shouldn’t ‘Suffer for My Sins:” Duke Cunningham

Army officer wants humanism officially recognized

The “Grexit” taboo has been broken

Sanchez Vicario says $60M in career winnings gone

The RCC: Abetting Child Rapists, Attacking Women's Rights

Nokia to cut 4,000 jobs, move manufacturing to Asia

UNC/Duke Poll by PPP

Strange dream I need insight about.

The 15 Wars Started By The GOP Since Obama Took Office

Thank you for the heart..secret admirer...

Katrina vanden Heuvel: What We Learned From Planned Parenthood

DU Album of the Day: "Low Budget" The Kinks

From Now On, Your Political Musings On Facebook Are Being Mined

The 8 Biggest Lessons From Yesterday's Prop 8 Ruling

Would President Obama Ever Strap His Dog To The Roof Of His Car?

Chuck Todd on last nights primaries: "The culture war comes roaring back"

Elderly woman leaves her home to the homeless

And The Truth (on a restaurant chalkboard) Shall Set You Free

Judge: Buy wife flowers, then take her to dinner

Remarkable 5.7m-high recreation of Apollo 11.

Flowers, dinner, bowling -- and counseling -- ordered by Broward judge in domestic case

Thanks for the hearts....."I Feel Loved..."

Finally! Thanks to the MIRT.

There is nothing worse than going to the post office and standing in line...

Homeless teen prodigy 'never dreamed' of State of the Union invite

Iron Sky - Trailer

Tennessee police ignore pot at state official’s home

Gentlemen, The Jig Is Up. They've figured out the grand conspiracy that is The Patriarchy™.

PHOTOS: The Funniest Anti-Gay Counter-Protests; Shows the idiocy of the right

A new enthusiasm gap

Do you think Santorum has had sex with his wife more than 8 times?

NYTimes: One's a Crowd

The Death (and Life) of Marriage in America

Iran's Arsenal Of Sunburn Missiles Is More Than Enough To Close The Strait

Congress Threatens To Leave D.C. Unless New Capitol Is Built

The impact of changes in the participation rate on the unemployment rate

"Democrats are now more excited about voting this fall than Republicans are..."

Random People (selected from phone book) Preferred Over Current Congress

Congressman duped by Onion story

Catholic Cardinal WITHDRAWS APOLOGY For Covering Up Sex Abuse

The faithful must learn to respect those who question their beliefs

Pentagon Oil Spending May Snarl Efforts to Trim $490B

Stupid Orange Men

Syria Crisis: Dramatic Footage Reveals Scale Of Devastation In Homs As Tank Columns Roll

Another Day, another "Pro-life" editorial in The Dallas Morning News

Nation’s Largest Catholic University: We Offer ‘A Prescription Contraceptive Benefit’

What goes together better than massive crowds and highly infectious diseases? Measles + Superbowl

Washington State House to Vote on Marriage Bill Wednesday (with good news

How do single parents do it?

Fighting back

Bill Moyers: Liberal vs Conservative

"Promise Me" Pink (Cancer) Perfume

Rick’s Rise Is Obama’s Delight

Did/does Romneycare cover reproductive services in Mass.?

ARD - Munich - Fracking German Report - concerned residents, contaminated lands (English Sub)

I am a feminist and in real life i have found most feminists to be very pro-LGBT rights

A Mystery That Continues to Confound, But Also To Instruct: Colombia, Coal & Murder

A Mystery That Continues to Confound, But Also To Instruct: Colombia, Coal & Murder

It’s not your "religious liberty" when you’d rather let me die than do your job

Neighbors Fear for Kids’ Safety as Sandusky Watches Playground

DU Hearts Charity Drive Update!

“Say Anything” Mitt on Contraceptive Coverage

Employment is going up? Really? See this chart

Take a Gross Tour of Your Gut Digesting Ramen

A Day in Jail for a Photojournalist

Bashar al-Assad's Syria offers Iran a springboard into the Arab Middle East

The Beauty of a Blank Slate by Bittman

Ellen Uses Show to Call Out "Haters" Who Want Her Fired (MUST SEE VIDEO)

"Scantily-clad women" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "scantily-clad

Don't you hate it when your god has a doctor complex?

My life is filled with lots of joy... but I've got to admit. I miss THIS intensity.

Arizona meerkats:

Who do you think you're fooling? Cats know EXACTLY what you're doing. EXACTLY!!!

MFM went to an AA meeting once. Only once. He was POSITIVE it wasn't for him. He thinks you'll agree

Weaponizing Anthropology: Social Science in Service of the Militarized State

Once again, Li'l Tiny MFM realized that life as he would soon know it was really, REALLY gonna suck.

Murdoch firm settles 9 more hacking lawsuits

hypocrits/assholes/GOP Lawmakers Seek To Deny Coverage To Others That They Enjoy

John Boehner Demands Reversal Of New Birth Control Rule

Cell Phones Shown to Negatively Influence Fetal Brains

Call Congress - from AFL-CIO. Congress cutting off Unemployment Insurance

Does the Obama SuperPac mean the END of Citizens United?

By the Numbers: GOP Do-Nothing No Jobs Agenda

Caption Time: "Ok let's give this another go, shall we"

Just made my own version of Veggie Burgers for lunch - fully vegan....recipe below

FOX: "Anybody" can afford birth control

Stop paying your property taxes if you are in Detroit

Judge Orders Misconduct Report In Sen. Stevens Case Released

ACN finalists to be decided today (spoilers)

Does anyone see an enthusiasm gap developing for the fall?

Papantonio: How The Right Wing Assault on Unions Backfired

Hannity: Obama didn’t really want to catch Osama ... (lol)

Voter turnout slides in GOP contests, base doesn't want Romney

PHOTO: lesson learned: Iraq Embassy has bigger roof for evac choppers than Vietnam

TSA offers to help with security at Dallas' light rail stations b/c of 4th killing since Nov 2011

N.C. trooper who kicked his dog should get job back, court says

Santorum: Freaks out about the Scariest Obama Assault On Religion Of ALL Times!

The "Religulous" need to get over it. People are still having sex.

Trapped in Douma, Syria: I saw the faith that keeps Syrian protesters going (CS Monitor)

Rick Santorum's Cruel Conservatism

Oops, Nation's Largest Catholic University Offers Contraception

If you don't want birth control...DON'T GET BIRTH CONTROL. Can it really be any simpler than that?

Komen's wardrobe malfunction (Slowpoke cartoon)

Russia U.N. Veto On Syria Aimed At Crushing West's Crusade

Alaska snow woes hit weary, starving moose - Government begins to place out bags of healthy feed

Figure skating is very strenuous. Notice how this guy's partner is pooped out.

MFM feels a chill in the frozen foods section

fun with wingnuts

Disney fail

Next Supercontinent Will Form in Arctic, Geologists Say

Rick Santorum accuses Obama of being intolerant of hateful bigots

Dirty Harry Strikes Back at Dirtier Karl Rove

Pink Ribbons, Inc.

Mindful Eating as Food for Thought

Memphis accepts invite, joins Big East

CnN Suspends Roland Martin for Tweets

Don Fabio has resigned!

"Oh, poor baby doesn't like the word idiot- waaa"

Intelligent, Condescending Life Discovered In Distant Galaxy

Repulsive Progressive Hypocrisy

And once again, a cartoonist gets to the truth...Komen Foundation

Ron Paul featured speaker at "Sovereign Citizen" get-together.

U.S. Senators Going to Egypt Amid Dispute Over American Workers

Panama: Protester deaths need proper investigation

President Obama Takes Lead in Virginia for First Time in Election

The "free exercise" of business

My cats totally have their undies in a bunch right now.

Egypt lays out evidence against held Americans

Wednesday Toon Roundup 1-Mitt and Newt toons

Wednesday Toon Roundup 2- Halftime in america

Wednesday Toon Roundup 3- Frauds

Ok DU'ers here's a question: Do you agree with this CNN suspension of Roland Martin

Wednesday Toon Roundup 4- The Rest

Gloat Free NBA Scores (Tuesday, February 7)

Is the average Republican really anti-birth control?

Pay no attention to the man in the sweater vest! Trust me.

President Obama Outpacing Own Record Four Years Ago of Pulling In Small Donations - Nearly Half

Preystations: No law to down CIA drones

French Nuclear Debate Ignites Amidst Presidential Race

Thank you for my other heart

Pakistan blasts US drone attacks

Tomorrow morning is my first eye surgery.

Thank you for my valentine heart, lovely person!

OMG, in the latest trailer for Iron Sky... Palin is president?!

US Marines 'will be moved from Japan's Okinawa'

St Petersburg anti-gay law passes second reading

I have a Catholic question. How come they still can't use birth control but can go to war and kill

Santorum is rushed to the ER after shit eating grin drys out and sticks to his teeth.....

Jeb Bush to help sell McDonnell’s K-12 agenda

Nassim Haramein - Black Whole - video

Got a question hope this is the right place for it.

If you got Raptured, what would your sound effect be?

The Zuckerberg Tax - by Tax lawyer David Miller in the NY Times

Ellen DeGeneres Disputes Michelle Obama as Push-Up Contest Winner- Video

Real religious freedom, to me, means that I

From TP's Facebook - the contraception controversy

Who Killed Che? How the CIA Got Away with Murder": New Book Ties Johnson Admin to Guevara’s Death

Hey Willard Rmoney do us a favor

Who Killed Che? How the CIA Got Away with Murder": New Book Ties Johnson Admin to Guevara’s Death

Romney To Appear In Maine On Friday...With Yachts

Tim Kaine splits with Obama on birth control rule for religious groups

White House hits House GOP for changes to STOCK Act

ID's attached to Jury verdicts: I may have been wrong about this and changed my mind

Victim of Atlanta Video Attack: "I'm the Brave One"

NY Times Feb 8: Russian Scientists Bore Into Ancient Antarctic Lake

Dems hit lax fed drilling oversight

Has anyone been watching the live video of PA HB1950 debate?

Imagine the beauty of a world with no religion. I wonder what would fill

Six Republican Senators — Including Snowe And Collins — Co-Sponsored Federal Contraception

What would be the better choice for America in 2012?

Excellent Article

Babaamr Haaam very moment of the fall of rockets at houses 08/02/2012

Trump to turn Old Post Office into luxury hotel

The Marshmallow Cannon

Astroturfing: what is it and why does it matter?

Congress tries to give president line-item veto

How many people do YOU know who have a problem with contraception or other forms of birth control?

gee...thanks for the heart! n/t

GOP reeling. Doubts raised about viability of Mitt Romney

Wow, thanks for the heart!

Proposition 8 may not head to U.S. Supreme Court, experts say

SUSPENDED: CNN Says Roland Martin's Words Are Intolerable

Phony Allen West can run, but he can't hide

Boehner, your so close you can do it. Go for single digit approval rating

Presenting: Croissants & Yachts Romney!!!

North Dakota produced 534,884 barrels of oil per day in December.

Romney Camp: Mitt Will Eliminate 'Conscience-Stifling' Birth Control Rule

Kevin Zeese Discusses Super PACs on The War Room - OFA

Any gay folks in DC looking for something to do on Saturday?

Santa Maria police officer admitted illicit relationship

why doesn't anyone point out the obvious about religious organizations and contraception...?

So a woman just came in to where I work and is making plans to go to Serbia.

Thanks for the heart!!! That means a lot to me!!!

Thou Shalt Not Spill Thy Seed! Anti-Masturbation Amendment Added To Anti-Abortion Bill

So, what's the mood in Freeperville?

Time to ask questions about the US drone program (US using terrorist tactics against Pakistanis)

Boston Bruin Tim Thomas steps in it again

Norway to expand Arctic seabed surveying

Herman Cain's sex scandals? PRICELESS! The legal bills, per FEC filings? $316,262.

Stop Allen West - Support Patrick Murphy in CD18

Jimmy Kimmel Calls Out Mitt Romney's Incorrect National Anthem Statistic

Thank you for my heart!

Things I expect to see at the Republican convention this summer:

Anyone hear from Ron Paul lately?

Where's the Grand Vision?

Brandon Jacobs to Gisele Bundchen: 'Shut up'

A Very Well Written Article on Maggie Gallagher, the Anti-Marriage Equality's Top Crusader

Teen pregnancy, abortion rates at record low

Thanks for the Heart

Sounds like more trouble for John Edwards

EU threatens new sanctions on Syria

serious question - does Gingrich wear a hairpiece?

state by state speak your mind about...florida

America and Eurasia 'to meet at north pole'

state by state about florida

State legislators...

Robert Redford: Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline: The Facts Deserve Repeating

Resolved: During election Mitt Romney shall be referred to by his rap name:

DATELINE on Fri. the 10 is going to be about Josh Powell. nt

PETITION: Overturn Citizens United .... from US Senator Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio)

How old will you be in 1984?

Some satellite phones vulnerable to eavesdropping: researchers

Compromise bill on Marcellus Shale fees goes to Corbett

House approves line-item veto for president

Is there anything easier...

What a difference 11 years makes

Why are Chris Matthews, E.J. Dionne and Mark Shields all siding with the bishops?

Washington State's House has passed marriage equality, 55-43

Got me some medical stuff.. tomorrow..

Proposition 8 and the new religious reality

Doug Guetzloe found guilty of failing to file tax returns

Thanks to the two kind people who have me hearts. Love it!

Where is the public groundswell of support for the Catholic church?

Que es esto?

Foreclosure Fraud: The Job is Not Just the Voting / a letter from Alan Grayson

What's for Dinner ~ Wednesday Feb 8th ?

How the Republicans will become more moderate...

The Rude Pundit: Quotes From the Prop 8 Decision ...

10 Things You Should Know About Religion in the 2012 Elections

Wisconsin: Want to register new voters? Forget it, the Repukes have made it damn near impossible.

OK, the jiffy pots have baby sprouts

Does anyone here subscribe to Here! online?

Justice Sonia Sotomayor visits Sesame Street

Alabama: Immigration is the rare political issue that pits powerful forces within the Republican

Did anyone watch Mitt's 'I still be will be your candidate' speech?

For the first time in months, I can get into my dining room.

I'll lay even money that by the end of March, Romney will have Truck Nutz on his Lexus, with ...

Early Presidential Electoral Vote Prediction

Pastor Michael Pfleger, anti-gun extremist, promoted sideways in Chicago.

today is my son's 21st birthday.

Romney's Budget Plan: $6 TRILLION in Lost Revenue over next decade (Tax Policy Center) - USA Today

Ex-Arizona players among NBA's richest

Favorite NYC seafood restaurant?

I wish to make a complaint. It seems that the DU jury thinks I am anti semite.

Moustache film festival to be held in Maine

Waging War in Secret vs. American Democracy

In 1953 I got a Valentine from every girl in the class. Those were the last one's until this week.

Holy cow, I did not mean to put a winky smiley in a jury comment!

Labor Activist: Apple Best at Auditing Factories, Still Not Doing Enough

Repulsive progressive hypocrisy

Thank you for the star, whoever you are!

three states just voted to nominate a man who doesn't believe in contraception

Religious liberty.

A heart!

Jehovah's Witnesses employers sue for right to not pay for blood transfusion under health insurance.

We need a "Thanks For The Heart" forum.

Public projects, private interests

Can't wait to see Romney turn his super-guns on Santorum

"This is a character flaw that a deluge of super PAC dollars can’t fix."

Food Stamp President(s) - Oh SNAP!

Could you imagine a society so highly progressive that it has a Buy Nothing Day every week?

A vexing coding technique/trick I seem to have missed

Ron Paul Wants To Sell Yellowstone

I just don't get it

Simple solution to health insurance/contraception controversy.

Washington State House passes equal marriage 55-43

For-Profit Lock-Up Leaves Littlefield Taxpayers With Texas-sized Headache

On not governing from the Vatican, the contraception issue, and Santorium

The Clown car crashing?

A 'Sarah Palin' like President portrayed in upcoming film, 'Iron Sky.'

Assad seems to be a just as bad as Saddam was.

Robert Reich: The Sad Spectacle of Obama’s Super PAC

Today's bit of happy: Diver frees entangled orca (+vid)

Meanwhile, at the Olive Garden

Over 650 Physicians Speak Out in Favor of Contraception Ruling

Romney To Appear In Maine On Friday...With Yachts

"Romney promises to get more aggressive with Santorum" on homepage

No group has the right to Federal money and to expect

Right. I'm back.

Boaties warned of skeleton shrimp invasion (NZ)

Help an idiot: Do I have to wash boneless skinless chicken breast before I put it in the oven?

What shade of lipstick, and how much for Little Rickie?

The cure for cancer.

Over 650 Physicians Speak Out in Favor of Contraception Ruling

'Tebow’ bill to let home-schoolers play high school sports passes Va. House

thanks for the heart

Any time one of the Cartwrights seriously courted a woman,

Thanks for the heart!

Greece bailout: Coalition fail to agree cuts

A PARANOID Willard Romney Claims The White House Is Trying To KILL HIM

Ugh--should I go back on FB?

McFoster's Natural Kind Vegetarian Restaurant to close in Omaha

The GOP primary is not about jobs now; it's birth control. Santorum takes 4 states out of 7

i want to personally thank NBC/M$NBC for all the coverage of the 50 yr old Kennedy affair

The One Thing 11.2 Million Women In America Have In Common

"Tectonic Shifts" in Employment

After a bad couple of months I got some great news today

PHOTO: Oh, and that makes you SPECIAL?

So looking into the crystal ball, what's going to happen on Super Tuesday?

…bio-disinfection with semi-composted manure for the control of the pepper crop disease…

Georgia Pacific box plant in Monticello, IA, will close in the next 30 days. They cite

PHOTO: PARTY at MiddleFingerMom's house. Leave your inhibitions at the door!

The Himalayas and nearby peaks have lost no ice in past 10 years, study shows

Democrats Will Protect Access To Women's Health Services

"Hi, I'm former Senate candidate Christine O'Donnell, and I approve of this message."

Independent truckers go after companies they say owe them money

Frank Rich: Who in God’s Name Is Mitt Romney?

Women in combat policy could change

It Turns Out Most Catholics Agree With Obama’s ‘War On Religion’

Mainland business group buying TV ad time for Lingle

As Seen On Fox News...

Source: NY, California to Sign Mortgage Settlement

Toyota to Shift Highlander Hybrid Production to U.S. From Japan

Koch-Backed Americans For Prosperity Puts $700,000 Into Wisconsin

Rmoney just doesn't look comfortable in blue jeans.

A Bee and some Carolina Jasmine

Thank you for the heart dear someone.... nt

Pomona College fires workers

Washington State Passes Same-Sex Marriage Bill

Is there no longer a DJ in the Lounge???

I truly get it, I really do see why people turn to faith in order to find their moral compass...

Repugs in Congress want to make life even tougher for the unemployed.....

Rmoney is now so Takei- shared by George Takei on FB

Israel can clear Mideast of nukes, it just won't

Pete Hoekstra ad: the outtakes

Archbishop Recants Apology for Sex Abuse, Says "I don't Think We Did Anything Wrong"

Most of Obama's "Controversial" Birth Control Rule Was Law During Bush Years

LOL - Rmoney begins his attack on Santorum by .... channelling Howard Dean!

On a scale of 1 to 10: How disturbing is this video?

Dylan Ratigan's Show covered the real cost of a gallon of gasoline

When it comes to women's rights

What's your potato growing success story?

Rick Smegmatorium is so blatantly anti choice and anti birth control that he will never get . . . .

North Carolina IBEW: Organizing Against the Odds

What word comes to mind when you think of your pet? Twilight is so graceful.

Nuclear somersault: New Energy Secretary changes his tune and says he won't block reactor plans

Wall Street Whiners - Make Matt Taibbi Want To Spend The Next Month Or So Vomiting Into His Shoes

Occupy vs. Small Town Minnesota

OMG! Look at all the diversity in this MN Republican Caucus crowd!!

FLOP SWEAT! "Day after losses, Romney says he's better tea party candidate than GOP rivals"

Occupy vs. Little Falls

WTF is the deal with Olbermann???

I Would Just Like To Add My 2 Cents To The Current Catholic "Controversies"...

Just when ohiosmith thought Progressive Insurance commercials couldn't get more annoying along comes

New Hampshire Republicans Propose Bill To Eliminate Workers’ Lunch Breaks

The GOP's war on religion (or 'two can play that game')

Good Analysis of Corbett's Pennsylvania 2012-13 Budget Cuts by a Think Tank

Pro-Choice GOP Warns Party That Contraception Fight Will Be A Disaster

Did I get this wrong? Isn't the deal that they have to OFFER contraception?

So Norton decides it's just going to somehow embed itself on my computer.

Happy Leap Year!

Ari Fleisher just said on CNN that Obama is a flip flopper. That he was against

WH Goes After Romney: ‘An Odd Messenger’ On Birth Control Rule (Rule SAME As Romney's MA Policy)

Genetic modification gone too far

Chicago U.S. Attorney office confirms ‘investigation is continuing’

Group Suspends Pension-Reform Initiative

Ron Paul: No friend of the 99%

Bodily excretions, alone or a mixture of them, are a natural part of life.

This thread has two posts number 108.

Der Spiegel: It's Time To End the Greek Rescue Farce

‘Tribler’ software makes Internet piracy impossible to stop

Putting a face on internet trolls

Danziger Toon- In time for the parade....

Trump rips Santorum after he wins in three states

The Dregs of Dictatorship By MOHAMED NASHEED of Maldives

From WillyT To America... Bury My Heart At Guantanamo, Bagram, Abu Ghraib...

Breaking News: Union Membership is Rising, Declining or Remaining Constant

rick on abortion

CPAC Set to Host White Nationalist Leader

Sean Hannity Says If Obama Had His Way, Bin Laden Would Be Alive -- And He Can Prove It, With 'Tape'

Gay marriage fight may hinge on Supreme Court's Anthony Kennedy

Cal and Elizabeth Cunningham Speak Against Amendment One in North Carolina

Obama's H-1B answer in forum may haunt him

Women Have A Duty To Die

Syrian PM's e-mail account hacked, password? 12345.

Rafael Nadal wants the rankings system switched from one year to two

Follow (DU) this. Keeping up with politics via Twitter.

Can we take back hearts? Just currious. Not that I would. But if I wanted to. Could I?

Russian scientists confirm triumph at Antarctic lake isolated under miles of ice for millions of yrs


Major Mainstream Religious Leaders Support White House on Contraceptive Coverage...

Test sticky

Mitt Romney 2012: Cartoon millionaire

Advertisers on RW radio stations, like Cabot cheese, need to be more picky.

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers Check In!!

Poor Goldfish!!

Just a thought - could we have a button to clear old 'Automated Message' PM's?

What grown up film did you love as a kid. My family went and saw "Midway" at the local

what single issue best represents..

I've been shaking my head about how daunting the task of fighting the drone program has become

Grover Norqhuist is saying Obama is just a 'signer of legislation' and that it is really

National Mortgage Settlement All But Inevitable As California, New York Join Deal

And how will Mittens address the Washington Marriage Equality vote?

This'll be fun -- Tim ("My endorsement is worthless") Pawlenty is appearing on Rachel Maddow...

Clicked on "My Subscriptions" and got this at the top of the page:

America, Syria and the UN - This is what foreign-policy success looks like

Insiders and Lobbyists Begin to Gut Congressional Insider Trading Bill - FDL

The pregnancy police.

I want to create a thread exists in an alternate universe.

French government said it was "extremely shocked" at the massive death toll among children in Syria

STOCK MARKET WATCH -- Thursday, 9 February 2012

What is their plan to actually end abortion...?

Flash mob sings 'Hey Ricky' outside Gov. Scott's office

What happens if sectarian insurers refuse to cover medication in general?

Theology of Monty Python - Every Sperm is Sacred (FULL VERSION)

Explain this to me

I bought hearts and don't see them.

Catholic Bishops now demanding ALL businesses be able to opt out of contraception coverage

Jon VOIGHT & Piers MORGAN together!1 What CRAP they are. (VOIGHT's for Mittens!1) n/t

Bird Populations Near Fukushima Are More Diminished Than Expected

We have conferences tomorrow. I made a huge batch of Chicken Enchiladas to bring tomorrow

Gallup: record-low 10% of Americans approve of the job Congress is doing

White supremacists revive dream of a homeland in Northwest

Ex-Motorola engineer guilty of stealing trade secrets

Great easy to make Chicken Enchiladas

Over 650 Physicians Speak Out in Favor of Contraception Ruling

Frank Rich on the National Circus: Mr. ‘Inevitable’ Pummeled Again

Hoekstra's ad parodied

Time to stop and smell the roses.....take a break and laugh for a sec.

Egan retracts apology

So it's the Pentagon who does not want a ticker tape parade

We need a 1936.

Dear GOP, you wanted them...well, now you have them. How's that workin' out for ya??

Index of global shipping, Baltic Dry falls to a 25-year-low

Historic Lake Michigan Carferry to be allowed to continue dumping coal ash into lake

…"Because we're Pro-Life!"


With the way demographics are changing...

Teen pregnancy, abortion rates at record low (Largely attributable to increased contraceptive use)

Finding public parking in Manhattan?

Wisconsin GOP lawmaker proposes bill to allow stores to give free samples of liqour...

Gizmonic and Deep13: 20 years together.

Major Mainstream Religious Leaders Support White House on Contraceptive Coverage In Health Care Ref

Devolving Into White Supremacism

The Walking Dead returns!

A bit of good news.

ThinkProgress: Mitt Romney Is Financially Invested In The Birth Control He Seeks To Restrict

The People's Media: Who's standing between us and a corporate takeover of the Internet?

New Hampshire Republicans Propose Bill To Eliminate Workers’ Lunch Breaks

Finally, some sense on the "oh no he didn't" contraception issue...

Should the Environment/Energy SOP be changed to exclude climate change deniers?

Congress to Open U.S. Skies to Drones in Three Years

Liberals for Rick Santorum

Jonathan Capehart, WaPo: Mitt Romney’s character flaw

LA Times: Santorum isn't only candidate whose search results go negative

TYT: Birth Control Compromise By White House?

David Beckham Sent Off During Son’s Game

Russian Anonymous Leaks Emails of Pro-Putin Group. Reveals widespread corruption and trolling

Jeremy Lin starts for the Knicks, lives in his brother’s living room, ‘has his own couch'

O'Donnell just took down Donald Trump

Here's how twisted around everything is...

Bunion Repair at $66,100 Spurs Aetna Lawsuit Against Clinics

What have you 'discovered' in your life? I discovered a trap door to an attic in

Legacy of S.F. Mayor, Killed With Harvey Milk, Revived on Stage by Son

The Science Fair Comes To The White House

*David Boies, attorney, on Charlie Rose

Sarkozy advises against military strike on Iran

Some men....

Ohhhhh...the DRAMA! Clearly...

Elizabeth Holtzman: One day, there will be prosecutions for the misdeeds of the Bush administration.

Judge tosses case seeking rights for orcas

Amnesty International Urges Russia & Other Countries to Prevail on Syria to Stop Its Deadly Assault

Nice photo gallery of Walker protesters in Florida a few days ago

Carlin on the "pro-lifers"


Ruh Roh. Emily/Amanda is up shits creek

Video Proof of Unjust Mass Arrest and Media Spin at Occupy Oakland 1/28/12

Alabama coach Nick Saban awarded for his efforts in youth suicide prevention

JC Penney hit a friggen gold mine

Toons: New Santorum Defintition, Fragging Romney, Feelin' Lucky Punk and More. - 2/8/2012

Robert Reich: The Sad Spectacle of Obama’s Super PAC

Syria: Campaign To Silence Protesters Overseas

The Music Man on TCM now.

EAC issues notice of non compliance for DS200 Optical Scanner

Have you quit coming to DU since the redesign?

Am I the only one...

Send this quote to anyone listening to the anti-contraceptive folks