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Archives: April 1, 2012

How's this for an idea...3 "trivial/bullshit alerts" and a DUer loses alert privileges.

A modest proposal -

This is very cool! The First of Bear's (Owsley Stanley's) Sonic Journals Now Available!

So...I'm building a simple garden shed, when the Building Inspector pays me a surprise visit.

Hi! Been in Iowa since Wednesday,

The new update for Picasa is great!

The DUzy Awards for March 30, 2012

US seeks coordinated Gulf strategy on Iran, Syria

Obama's Bracket is done...he picked NC to win. Final will be Kentucky and KU Rock Chalk Jayhawk!

BREAKING: Romney names running mate

Britney Spears on Semiconductor Physics...

U.S. demands passenger info for flights from UK to North America, even if not in U.S. airspace


Georgia governor signs sweeping gun control law banning knives, most handguns and concealed carry.

Chile will Keep Friendly Relations with Peru Regardless of Maritime Verdict

Experts claim voice on 911 call was NOT George Zimmerman...

Conservatives working to repeal prevailing wage law!

Kochs, Lies, and Videotape

Hell yeah

Gloat Free NBA Scores (Saturday, March 31)

Has anyone conducted a study on the rise of mental health issues since the SCOTUS appointed GWB?

I ate peeps!

Twitter, Twupert and spellcheck

Venezuela's Opec stand is a win for climate change campaigners

Venezuela's Opec stand is a win for climate change campaigners

If ACA is thrown out altogether, what will it mean for November?

Sinking Gingrich Calls for One More Debate

Boycott FL as a vacation destination until they revoke the Shoot Whoever You Wanna Shoot laws.

Conspiracy theory about Ecuador untrue

U.S. to meet with Iran over its nuclear program

"Nation's Quadriplegics Immobilize On Washington In Support Of Stem-Cell Research"

I Could Could Care Less About Chinese or Indian Relations Stop Outsourcing & Insourcing!!!!!!!!!!!

I know this is a year old (but what a jerk)

"Man struck by lightning hours after buying lottery tickets "

Awesome gift for those without Internets

Does anyone here speak Croatian/Serbian?

Financiers and Sex Trafficking (Goldman Sachs)

Catholic Cardinal: Church will relax its approach to civil marriages for gay couples

A slightly irrelevant question about the SCOTUS

I think I found a work around for avoiding an amends (joke)

Senator Harkin Unveils Major Economic Legislation Aimed at Middle Class

Time Magazine Poll to determine Time 100 for 2012

Gotye - unarguably the best song from last year!

Frankly, I would have been better off to not have known Trayvon Martin's name...

Protesters march in Fla. town where teen was shot

I think that it's time for me to confess the truth...

German public workers: 6.3 pct raise over 2 years

Dubai shipbuilder wins debt restructuring support

The 2' x 2' box of fur

More News on the Shaima Alawadi Murder in El Cajon.

Want to write a piece on Jesse Watters (Oreilly's ambush guy)

Grocery Workers Union Meets With Canadian Counterpart to Discuss "Walmartization" of Target Store

(NYT) Merger of Performers’ Unions Approved

Health Care Reform—the Charade of Regulation

Robot, MD: Will machines replace doctors?

Roger C. Molander, Nuclear Protest Leader, Dies at 71

Heartbroken Santorum Condemns Gay Marriage For Two-Timing Jerks Like Nick

Thank God for B.B. King and boxes of wine.

I know the answer.

"Don't alert! Put them on ignore!" Oh, the irony! Another 4-2 decision.

Republicans block electric car charger on Captial Hill

Antibiotic-resistant NDM-1 Is Undermining India's Medical Sector

Monsanto, a half-century of health scandals

FDA Deletes 1 Million Signatures for GMO Labeling Campaign - FDA slave to Monsanto?

Antibiotic-resistant NDM-1 Is Undermining India's Medical Sector

What's for Dinner ~ Sunday April 1st

The right of the "workers" are there moral limits?

Analysis - Resistance to austerity stirs in southern Europe

Trayvon's prom picture...

Cholera Grips Haiti

5 down, 1 to go

"moral police"

Ambulance for Zimmerman was cancelled en route

‘Dr. Death’ hearing stirs up painful apartheid memories in South Africa

India signals a softer stand on suicide

Bill Oreilly doesnt like it when he gets ambush

A new way to multitask

Google Maps goes 8 bit!

So Bill Reilly donated to Newt's campaign

This message was self-defeated by its author.

Oreilly Leaving Newt Fundraiser In December (assaults cameraman)

Discovered the DU Glossary Today

Signs of Supreme Court activism worry Reagan administration lawyers

Bolivia issues law to regulate relationship with U.S.

Local right wing tool spouts off again

wow Bad basketball

(Hopefully just a rumor) Children killed at Tuscaloosa Air Show

5 Terrible Situations for the Socially Awkward Man Read more: 5 Terrible Situations for the Sociall

We have got to do something to stop the Brain-curdling anti-abortion propaganda that is thinly

It was 16 years ago today

Keith Olbermann’s Angry E-Mail Trail Traces Breakup with Current TV

Babies Take Longer To Come Out Than They Did In Grandma's Day

I have been invited to the local paper's Correspondent of the Year ceremony

WAR!! between Current TV and Olbermannn is just getting started

Which Neighbors Have Concealed Weapons Permits? (Redwood City, Ca. publishes list)

Virtual Walls of the Empire

Equal marriage moves a step closer in Ireland

The crying woman on the 911 call for Trayvon Martin.

A Quantum Theory of Mitt Romney

Syria conference: Gulf countries to fund rebels

Voter Fraud In Texas

Radioactive Iodine from Fukushima Found in California Kelp

The Racist Bigoted Authorities In Florida

Readers Answer: How Would They Use Their Mega Millions for Good? Interesting responses

I can't say I ever really understood why men were so enthusiastic about new machinery, until...

Greenpeace Finally Finds the Japanese Whaling Fleet: in port,in Japan,weeks after they quit whaling!

So help me here - Will States Rights be trumped by the NRA's

"...That you treat people with dignity and respect..."

Audio: Enhanced audio of cries for help on 911 call

(Alabama) Club promotes 'Food Stamp Friday' event

I love the rational discussions on Up With Chris! nt

If I was followed at night by a strange man,

Coffee with Jesus

Using States Rights The GOP Wants To Abolish The Constitution.

Toles Toon- Worst Decision of All Time, Continued

Sunday's Doonesbury - Pledges

THIS is why we need workers' rights.

Delusional (Michelle) Duggar says whole world can fit in Jacksonville

Looking at the protest photos and I am left wondering..Why so few whites?

Trayvon Martin case stirs extremists, groups say

Thousands in Hong Kong protest Beijing's interference

Its not what you have, Its who you are

UK - WealthCare

Here are a few more Bible verses for you lurkers out there...

AIDS 'could be eliminated in our lifetime'

Why do toxicology results take weeks to come back?

Christie trying out his influence on a Middle East trip (mostly Israel).

Chris Hedges interviews Alain de Botton on his book, "Religion for Atheists."

Piracy cut in half in France, yet music and movie revenues fell

Google to allow people to change their weather on April 1

You are great

Germany Considers Family Leave for Grandparents

Big Oil Gave $23.5 Million To Senators Who Voted To Protect Oil Subsidies

Explain to me why a sports victory calls for riots in the street?

FOUND: photo of Zimmerman