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Archives: September 1, 2012

Four photos that describe Clint's brilliant oratory at the RNC Windtunnel turd factory fest

Third person dies from Legionnaires’ at Chicago hotel

how come I can hear youtube videos using firefox, but not IE??

LOL!!- POOR DONALD TRUMP!

Up to 10,000 Yosemite visitors at risk of virus

Rachel Maddow - Eastwood’s terribly timed RNC meltdown

BLM declares Burning Man Second Amendment-free zone

Harvard Students in Cheating Scandal Say Collaboration Was Accepted

Tonight, August 31 is a Blue Moon!

Actually, Clint Was Just Building Hype For His Next Summer Blockbuster

Make My Day

Rachel Maddow - The lie that Eric Cantor forgot

I guess you folks just don't know a bang-up Ron Paul impression when you see one.

Jason Alexander Smokes Ron Christie On Climate Change on "Real Time"

More pictures from the Alaska State Fair

Daily Show did a rundown

Taking bets on the post convention bump

Jon Stewart Basks In The Glory Of Clint Eastwood’s ‘Awesome’ Speech While Tearing Apart Romney’s

Rachel Maddow - Debunking the GOP’s ‘Vouchercare’ plan

I just heard this Zeppelin song for the first time...

U.S. Small-Business-Owner Satisfaction Improves to '08 Level

what ticked me off the worst about Mitt's speech

From the OST Office of Emergency Management

This is why I don't like name-calling on DU

Obama ordering VA to add staff, see suicidal vets within 24 hours

Kim Jong Ryan's actual marathon time confirmed: 4:01:25

Romney off-message in storm-ravaged Bayou

3rd death tied to Chicago Legionnaires' outbreak

a comment after a story from the Washington Post after the GOP Convention

Anatomical clues to human evolution from fish (BBC)

Greatest Charlie Rose episode of all time.

How do we top the Clint Eastwood talking to a chair?

"The Man from Bloomfield Hills" -- The Mitt Romney Story

Instead of clicking the link, I accidently licked the clink. And all I can say is...

Mirror Mirror on the wall...who's the craziest crazy of all? Palin? Zell Miller? Bachman? Eastwood?

Kiss Your Ass

dennis hopper's grave

Mitt Romney To Flood Victim: 'Go Home And Call 211'

Republican Convention Ratings Down from 2008

State Voting Laws, SCOTUS and the Voting Rights Act

"Bull F&%&ing S*#t" Jon Stewart on the fundamental lie of Republicans

Eastwood: I Would Like You To Meet...

MFM's brief career as an artist's model

After Clint Eastwoods Superbowl pro-bailout Chrysler commercial the Romney

Well the fruitcake convention is over and there were a lot of nuts

Arizona private prison contract awarded to Tenn. firm

A blog from an idiot...

My arguments vs. my conservative cousins

Before Eastwood’s Talk With a Chair, Clearance From the Top

It was inspired and brilliant! Clint Eastwood saboteur?

No Syria safe zones without UN says Turkey

So I just heard a gaggle of canadian geese flying south. Summer's over. Hold me!

a couple more rnc pictures

Mitt Romney To Flood Victim: 'Go Home And Call 211'

My Prediction For the Democratic Party Convention

Tweet: Republican slogan "we built it" is more like "we bought it".

Are We Feeling Better?

I knew it! it was Priebus who gave Eastwood the idea for invisible Obama..

Powell criticizes Cantor for loophole in STOCK Act.

Can't Run a Convention = definitely Can't Run A Country

Powell criticizes Cantor for loophole in Stock Act.

Clint Eastwood has said he is going to direct a new movie

When do we get Ann's favorite tuna and pasta recipes?

Question: If bad info is entered into ancestry.com, do they correct it somehow?

"Bright-sided": the dark side of terminal perkiness

Venezuela restarts refinery after blast

FB Friends? What is your policy? Can you be friends with people who LIKE the WRONG guy?

"When you went to work... everyone else on the block was doing the same thing"

had to do it....

Gloat Free Baseball Scores (Friday, August 31)

Dad Protects Son from Bullies by Wearing a Skirt. Guess What? It Works.

Brazil prosecutors: Judge takes first junta case

Brazil prosecutors: Judge takes first junta case

President Obama meets with Clint Eastwood

Homeless man gets 180 days for theft of candy bars

Cry endangered wolf? Not in Wyoming. Gray wolf back from near extinction

Minn. officers on leave after video shows suspect being kicked

Minnesota State Fair: Pigs might've given people flu

Ice Age animal bones unearthed in Mexico

Rights groups fear militarization in Guatemala

Rights groups fear militarization in Guatemala

A rare photo from the Swedish gulag

My favorite Atheist Pig so far! "Because the bible tells me so..."

Mitt Romney's Plans to Strengthen the Middle Class

Another World is Possible!

The Empty Chair is still leading the news cycle.

10 Ways Americans Are No Longer Free

NRA News Downplays Loophole That Helps Arm Criminals

NRA goes after Democrats in contested Senate races

What in hell has Dana Milbank been eating?

This message was not self-deleted by its author

Israeli Citizens in Solidarity with Rachel Corrie and the Corrie Family

Face Palms at the ready…

And they still don't get it.

They're here somewhere…

There… Fixed it

Clampdown on debit and credit cards going ahead

Investors Seek To Profit From Privatizing Public Schools

Friendly fire shootings show why arming everyone won’t solve gun violence

Happy Birthday Ashley! One Year Old Today!

Former marine kills two then self in N.J. - It's time prevent gun violence!

Happy Birthday Ashley! One Year Old Today!

The phenomenon of the Randi Rhodes Conversion.

NBC’s Chuck Todd: ‘Democrats Wish They Had The Diversity’ Of The GOP VIDEO

Vote...

Going to take my 21 year old bike to the bike shop this morning.

Why Clint Eastwood Is Ridiculously Overrated

Bill Moyers: Christian Right Hypocrite Ralph Reed Has Resurrected Himself in the GOP --

New Megaupload Will Be Massive Global Network

Poor In India Starve As Politicians Steal $14.5 Billion Of Food

US DRONE STRIKE KILLS 5 MILITANTS IN PAKISTAN

DOUBLE SUICIDE ATTACK KILLS 12 IN AFGHANISTAN

GOP tones down its harsh talk on immigration, but is the damage already done?

Mitt's obsession with "Quiet Rooms" needs more voter attention ...

OBAMACARES..

Egg-separating Trick Using a Water Bottle

Birds hold 'funerals' for dead

16 Charts On The Booming Global Small Arms Trade

Paul Ryan Has Not Run Sub-3:00 Marathon

Tell the truth. How many times have you recommended a thread, just to come back later

BBC: Hungary nationalists (Jobbik party: extreme right wing, of course) whip up anti-Roma feelings

Galt MacDermot - Cry Sound

Unanswered questions about Hurricane Isaac

So, Romney laughed backstage & thought Clint's schtick was funny?

The Big Lie: Romney Throws Reality ‘Under The Bus’

Welfare Stereotypes Come Creeping Back Into Play

Forward

With the encouraging rulings on Voter Suppression legislation,

World Bank issues hunger warning after droughts in US and Europe

Raising Minimum Wage Can Yank Millions Out of Poverty and Jump-Start Economy

US is the Worst Police State in the World – By the Numbers

Weekly Address: Giving Thanks to Our Troops

Deadly Yosemite virus warning to 10,000 US campers

The World's Most Corrupt(ed) Republic

Why did Rmoney say he wished Obama had succeeded?

Kristol Blasts Romney For Ignoring Afghanistan, U.S. Troops In Convention Speech

How Republicans would have looked 6 thousand years ago

5 deaths from Hurricane Isaac

Teen pregnancy gene found

I'm not sure how this is a bad thing

Okay, admit it. What piece of furniture do you talk to?

Damn that President Obama and his Obama care!

Intrade shows no bump for Mitten's Convention

'You Had Our Back -- Now We Got Yours'

Private Prison Monopolies

Can't get into Seperated at Birth.

Union-Owned Bank Helps Scranton Restore Firefighters & Cops Pay

I have a question about the importance of the Clint Eastwood Shtick.

Are Liberals Too Eager to Believe Sex Charges Against Julian Assange?

I had no idea Sheldon Adelson was a lil Murdoch.

Reforming Welfare and Gutting the Poor: A Bipartisan Platform

Chicago Teachers Strike Date: Union Sets Sept. 10 Date, CPS Announces Plan

I thought Mitt's Olympics service was supposed to be some great gift to us?

We deserve better

Romney plan to undo regulations: "end run around democracy" showing blatant disdain for Constitution

Can any DUers tell me the last day, month or year that

taterbaiting

The Nation: For Julian Assange, Justice Foreclosed

"Who the f#ck is left who might might want to vote for these assholes?"

The Climate Bites Back

Alex Witt was soooo full of glee this a.m. after

Why am I suddenly seeing extra scrollbars on all DU pages ?

Salon: GOP’s newest attack on student loans

Yes, and well, life does begin at incorporation, my friend.

Mitt Romney vs. dead potted plant, Mark Morford

15 Of The GREATEST QUOTES In Honor Of The AMERICAN WORKER

New sign for my truck

Why don't the MIR team read every first post by a newbie?

Jonathan Bernstein, Salon: Press turns on Paul Ryan

Is anyone else's DU have an extra scroll bar on the right side this morning?

Libya's Quest for Justice The Thin Line Between Guilt and Innocence

Toronto Star: Iraq War resister speaks out after deportation order

Recycling Architecture Biennale Exhibit Argues for Fewer New Buildings

Anybody else volunteer for Obama in a typically red state...

I have to say

Paul Ryan's Labor Day Promise to American Workers: Candy and a Sports Schedule (VIDEO)

Compared to where the Republicans are these days, Eastwood was pretty mild in substance.

Lake Park man allegedly obsessed with Fox News, GOP is in jail after threats made to girlfriend

What is the definition of a "spammer"?

To redeem himself, Clint will appear at DNC, taking to an empty suit that's supposed to be Romney

I think Mitt has Aspergers Syndrome

Eastwooding is a growing trend

Quick! Gimme the maple syrup !!!!

Here's a tip: Never try to eat tuna fish around a cat.

The American Dream by the Provocateur Network

Former U.S. Marine subdues murder suspect at gunpoint while camping in Colorado.

Does this stuff really work?

Met Office Confirms This Summer As Wettest For England & Wales Since 1912 - Guardian

The best I felt about President Obama wasn't when I voted for him.

Which Urban Freeways Are Ready to Go?

BBC's "The Mormon Candidate" is on Current TV right now 10 A.M. ET

9-Meter Fiberglass Sailboat Completes Northwest Passage Through McClure Strait

Plants' Fungi Allies May Not Help Store Climate Change's Extra Carbon

Dear Freeper, we need to talk (re: Freeper Conundrum)

Albums you can listen to from start to finish, no fast forward, etc.

Anti-abortion personhood amendment won't make Colorado ballot

The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum at 60

Smugmug

DEMOCRATS, REPUBLICANS AND SUCCESS!!!!!!!!

Record dominoes 9: PIOMAS sea ice volume

Honey Mustard Grilled Salmon

Some recent comments from a Republican friend:

Speaking of "Bold Moves".

On a completely unrelated news topic, some MittWitts try to promote Mitt for POTUS

Syria conflict: Fighting rages at Syria air bases

Public pension funds stung by Facebook's falling stock

Has Colin Powell Come Out And Endorsed Either Rmoney Or Obama?....

Man complains to police of prostitute price hike

Mormon Caffeine Policy Clarified, Coke And Pepsi Officially OK For Latter-Day Saints

We need to stop talking about global warming, climate change and carbon emissions.

remember ff'ers

I will refrain from attacking Obama until the election

BBC's "The Mormon Candidate"

a-wipe Alex CASTELLANOS names losers of Rethug confab: CHRISTIE, Rand, AND Mittens himself

Saturday, September 1st. The Weekend Edition of William Shakespeare's Thought For The Day.

Outstanding turnout for the Travis County AFL-CIO Labor Day fish fry

Mitt Romney to Homeless Issac Flood Victim: "GO HOME AND CALL 211!

"The Space Between". One powerful movie.

Mitt the Twit tells homeless hurricane victim to go home and call 211!

Rubio Shows Why 'In God We Trust' Must Go

I just watched Bill Maher run over Dinesh D'Souza.

Right on, Danziger, Right On!

Ryan claims his grandfather created the Cob salad

For those of you who are familiar with facial expressions,

10 FACTS ABOUT MITT ROMNEY (may be funny to you)

They call Biden a gaffe machine? Mitt takes the proverbial cake

This campaign season is bringing out exceptionally nasty cartoons

Does Ryan consider Romney Nouveau Riche trash?

NYT's Gail Collins: Only The Good Get Rich

The throat-slitting gesture: Did EASTWOOD know it's part of Mormon ritual?

For those of you not old enough to remember, here's an example of govt regulations that HELP people

Meet My Horse

Why Young Republicans in Texas are teaming up with the NRA

Another CNN poll (Eastwood)

The Sad truth about Clint Eastwood, in 1 toon

Let’s use “legitimate rape” comment as a learning opportunity

What's for Dinner ~ Saturday Sept 1st

Do republicans celebrate Labor day?

Paul Ryan Backtracks On Sub-3-Hour-Marathon Claim

What's Hell Like for Mormons? (Slate)

what do you think of this note to CHASE BANK?

Obama Derangement Syndrome

hidden beach

*POLL* SUMMER PHOTO CONTEST -THREAD #1

Mitt and wacky LDS endtimes juju - why does he want more world conflict?

"Go home and call 211."

Our convention is sure to be better than the RNC, as long as we can avoid one little thing...

*POLL* SUMMER PHOTO CONTEST-THREAD#2

Why a plank in the GOP platform: "No minimum wage for the Mariana Islands"? Ask Ralph Reed

He just got back from Louisiana and just made the joke

*POLL* SUMMER PHOTO CONTEST-THREAD #3

What's North American Energy Independence?

James Lipton Scolds Clint Eastwood/GOP: "The words were vulgar and worse, they were disrespectful."

Weekend TOON Roundup

SUMMER PHOTO CONTEST - PRELIMS

The Balloon Drop At The Roach Motel

Well, we're going to do it. Send the Corolla to my sister.

Mitt Romney To Flood Victim: 'Go Home And Call 211'

The Assassination of Clint Eastwood by the Coward Mitt Romney

The meme that never gets old.

Need help with an iPod Nano ## Updated ##

UCLA ‘Study’ Critical Of High-Speed Rail Was Authored By Veteran Aircraft Exec

Up to 10,000 Yosemite visitors at risk of virus

LIAR! Paul Ryan's campaign admits that Paul is a big fat LIAR! (He never ran a 3 hour marathon)

Ralph Reed in the Marianas Trenches

WOW! Who just saw Melissa Harris-Perry go nuke-u-lar on the conservative?!

All the Republican Party marbles belong to us now.

Melissa Harris Perry just tore the RW economic "expert"

How does Cutting Taxes for the Rich reduce the National Debt?

Ry Cooder - Jesse James (from the soundtrack of The Long Riders).

Druid drone the mystery Downs din?

Bitch-Slapped Sacks of S*** of The Week – Texas Legislators

I never thought I'd say this but James Lipton makes a good point.

Don't miss this great thread

Today’s College Football and Tailgate Thread (Sept. 1)

Did Romney say ONE thing about veterans and active duty?

Will the MSM give Romney a pass on his "call 211" comment?

So the "press" has no trouble calling out Ryan for lying about running?

Romney's "4% for Freedom" is 100% impossible

Today in Peace and Justice history on September 1, 1986

George W. Bush was just clueless and a patsy, Romney is a conniving, lying, POS

Chris Matthews Has Heated Run-In With GOP Delegates In Tampa

Revolt of the Rich: Our financial elites are the new secessionists

Mitt Romney and the Mormon Machine

Obama tweets response to Eastwood's "Invisible Obama" monologue

S.C. voter ID law takes some hits in court

The Republican Convention, Paul Ryan and Baghdad Bob

Mitt Romney Speech Line Contradicts 2009 Claim He Wanted 'Liberal Policies', Obama 'To Fail'

Mitt Romney's speech: What about the veterans?

Victoria Jackson Sounds Off On Todd Akin's Rape And Abortion Comments

Just a PSA: the DNC has launched a new mobile app for the Convention

Updated Obama versus Romney polls in 10 key battleground states

Dinesh D'Souza's "2016: Obama's America": The Five Most Hilarious Lowlights

Iran To Hold Massive Air Defense Drill In October

This video is dedicated to Paul Ryan.

Reminder, watch last night Daily show if you can. One of the best ever about the GOP convention!!!

Exclusive: U.S. Scales-Back Military Exercise with Israel, Affecting Potential Iran Strike

Vouchers & "Obamacare"

GOP’s Voter Suppression Efforts Challenged Nationwide - FDL

Upgraded to Windows 7 from XP and Explorer to Chrome and nothing is the same or intuitive any more

Jon Stewart last night, yes, on a Friday, was an absolute must see

Russia To Develop Sea-Based Space-Defense System

On FB, this morning an acquaintance had a link up whining about vacations for the Obama family

Paul Ryan Admits Marathon Time Claim Not True

What is this crap about Obama raising the oceans?

Ellen Barkin: 'Wow Is Twitchy defending Eastwood gesture . . . secret desire to kill POTUS?'

should Meta be a SERIOUS forum all the time?

DUers, displaced by the hurricane

I Was Thinking the Democrats Should Play and Dedicate This Song to the Republican Convention

LOCAL LABOR AND DEMOCRATIC LEADERS REACT TO ROMNEY'S NOMINATION

Big Love: Romney, Bush & The Mormons

A letter to Ann Romney…

When the arctic ice cap is gone the mercator orientation will be obsolete

How the Right’s Building a ‘Poll Watcher’ Network for November

Obama Campaign Promises Full Stadium

Coffee Party Radio LIVE NOW: GOP Convention-Lies & Alternate State Of Reality Sat 12–2PM CST

HUGE crowd at Obama speech in Des Moines!

Stuck in a Room with Mitt Romney

Bill Maher: Eastwood 'killed' it

Click For Willard Romney's Humongous Convention Bounce

Are Star Members not seeing the extra scroll bars ?

Ryan's prepared (not off the cuff) statement proves he can't speak correct English.

When is it OK for Mormons to lie?

And then he started talking to a chair!

Gallup, 9/1 -- NO POST-CONVENTION BUMP so far for Romney, no dip in President Obama's approval

Ret. USAF Col. Klass: Romney Failing the Commander in Chief Test

Doonesbury: About those taxes, Mitt Romney!

Education use to be an individual effort then the corporate world

Republicans Transcend Birtherism and Embrace Brazen Racism

"... I Have Almost No Faith Left." - This Might Make Your Blood Boil (Re: Arpaio/DOJ)

George Takei Takes Story Of Internment To The Stage

2 Random Observations for today:

For those in the hurricane

Plum cake

Verterns who support President Obama

China mine: Xiaojiawan blast death toll rises to 43 (BBC)

A Conversation on Economy: Culture Project Impact Festival 2012

Atheist groups look to boost, diversify membership

Happy International Bacon Day!

Mediaite headline: World Class Liar: Runner’s World Debunks Outlandish Paul Ryan Marathon Claim

World food prices jumped 10 percent in July-World Bank

Al Gore: Electoral College System Should Be Replaced By Popular Vote (VIDEO)

Representative example of GOP Progress

My Take: Give me Bali's empty chair over Eastwood's

8 Words That Most Liars Use

True story ;)

President Obama at Fort Bliss, August 31

scroll bar problem

Cardinal Carlo Martini says Church '200 years behind'

Trust me, the world of runners is a cult.

DNC Convention surprise guest: Paul Ryan's wife

I finally landed home..Mississauga ON. - DIAL UP WARNING - PIC HEAVY

As Afghanistan war drags on, Romney omits war from speech, a first for GOP nominee since ‘52

Well, even I in Missouri didn't get away scot-free from Isaac...

Siegelman talks with brad blog about Dos aviation-recipient of no bid contracts from federal govt.

GOP calls for repealing student loan reform so private lenders can get a bigger piece of the pie.

A long story about The Southern Strategy

George Washington campaign ad... Paul Ryan Style

Mass entry of Palestinians into Israel calls for new approach to permit regime

How Democrats & Progressives Can Win: George Lakoff

Very Interesting look at the life of Tip O'Neill

US 'scales down' military exercise with Israel

Anthropology and the Assault on Common Sense: Critical Thinking About Being Human Is a Useful Hobby

You heard it here first

Michelle consoling Barrack

Pic Of The Moment: Romney Employs New "Eastwood" Strategy

Lufthansa says strike cost millions, cancels flights

TOONS: The War On Women

Marco Rubio in a rare moment of truth

Jim Stockdale - does that name sound familiar?

Look out, Romney! Facebook cracking down on bulk "likes"

Mitt Romney's tax returns (Andy Borowitz)

Fear is the single greatest enemy of survival

So what would happen if the US was run like a business as the GOP suggests.

Jeff Bridges quote

Bill Maher’s New Rule For GOP: You Must ‘Admit The Historical Existence Of George W. Bush’

Y'all do realize that the Arctic sea ice is going to be GONE within the next administration...

Has Anybody Even Said How Intellectually Cowardly The Chair Shtick Was?

Judge Lester is OUT, as a "Florida judge tough on defendants assigned to Zimmerman case"

Now that the RNC is over, can we get back to

Computer virus hits second energy firm

Perry Going to Italy for F1 Race, Economic Forum

Uncompensated Care Costs for WI Hospitals Grow to $1.2 Billion in 2011

EPIC FAIL: Romney as MA Gov. The 2006 Floods (flashback, notice the pattern)

Name the groups of potential voters that the Romney/Ryan ticket have insulted so far.

It's official -- Mitt is about to leave the building

Gangnam Style - sweeping the nation!

I Think Joe Biden has Aspergers Syndrome

If I was programming our convention...

Inside the White House: Beer Brewing

Democratic Conventions thru the years (heavy photo content)

Stop You're Killing Me - Sept. 1 email

one of the best daily shows ever

I had a conversation with a 20-year-old atheist relative yesterday.

Summary of the RNC IMHO:

Found on Common Dreams today:

"So you are promising to keep Medicare exactly the way it was in 2007?"

If you are having a bad day I can top it.

Since atoms are mostly "empty space,"

Melissa Harris-Perry spanks Rightwing Grima Wormtongue about what real risk is

A book for Labor Day: Playing Bigger Than You Are - A Life In Organizing

Scott Brown is running a dumb ad in Massachusetts

a moment of bliss

I left this note under the hotel door of the room next to me this morning.

Ale to the Chief! White House Honey Ale recipe

How Romney/Ryan Would Undermine Churches And Faith-Based Charities

Stephen Colbert Compares Paul Ryan's Misleading RNC Speech To An Athlete 'Doping'

POTUS Is Killing It

The Republican Rmoney/Ryan message:

What is Neoliberalism? A Brief Definition for Activists

I do not understand how the polls are so close, are they polling turnips?

My latest show starts in five @3PM EST

Breaking: Romney To Host "Labor Day Telethon" (who needs Jerry Lewis!)

WAPO factchecker questions motives of Ryan's critics

Seeing the President's great speech in Iowa I am 100% sure that he will

Ryan: nomination is "my greatest triumph since winning the Tour de France"

Well, I'm off for a drive through the Sierra Nevada granite country.

My son bought and received a defective laptop yesterday.

1st Annual Labor Day Powell Party!

Phyllis Schlafly calls for Rove resignation over Akin ‘murder’ remarks

Smug Ignorance Does Not a Leader Make

Invisible Obama

No hex please, we're witches

gottaregister.com and gottavote.com

Rednecks for Obama

O'Bannon expands NCAA lawsuit

ON CSPAN Just now..........

I heart the Gene Wilder meme, which fits every occasion.

the only star of the RNC convention who didn't lie to America!!

Groups to protest at Democratic convention in North Carolina

Republicans Boast About Voter Suppression in Tampa, but the Ground Is Shifting

Facebook Romney ads are "offensive"

Clint Eastwood's speech summed up the Tea Party

$$$PAYDAY$$$

White House releases beer recipe

Des Moines, Iowa is fired up...

Caption this Photo

Brad Dutcher, Former Janesville GM Plant Employee, Says Paul Ryan 'Should Be Ashamed Of Himself'

John Cusack Interviews Law Professor Jonathan Turley

Facts Speak Louder than Words.

Did Brooks finally grow up?

where's the outrage from the christian right teaparty over clint eastwood's vulgar performance?

My dog ate a squirrel.

Ohio beats Penn State 24-14!

Why did Eastwood draw his index finger across his throat (as if slitting it)?

St. Paul civic, religious leaders decry violent arrest captured on video

Oh You!

Defeat the Medicare Lie Easily...with Groceries!

Steven Colbert interviewed Clint Eastwood's chair

Kitty sinus infections--

Thousands come to see President Obama in Iowa - pics

It shouldn't come as a surprise that

Ask your doctor if Legitimate Rape is right for you! (This is satire, but may be triggering.)

I Guess Arthur Davis Is This Election Season's Zell Miller

A Love Story LOL

You're fired

When does Romney give his acceptance speech?

A Republican acidentally telling the truth

so, on the mail.com home page, one of the stories is titlted "obama's march to the convention"

The Romney-Koch Handshake That Network TV Missed

Public pension funds stung by Facebook's falling stock

"Love, That's America" by Melvin Van Peebles

TCM Schedule for Monday September 3 - TCM Spolight; Telluride Film Festival

If the Romney/Ryan plan is so desirable, why do they have to lie...

Obama leads in 9 out of 10 swing states!!

Is Anybody As Upset As Me About "The Democrats Hate Success" Strawman

Pathological lying is a very real phenomina...

Bill Maher talks to Dinesh D'Souza anti-Obama filmaker. Most interesting

Despite Privacy Concerns, Mexico Continues Scanning Youth Irises for ID Cards

Despite Privacy Concerns, Mexico Continues Scanning Youth Irises for ID Cards

Some people just need a high five. In the face. With a ....

Ryan's lie, much better than we think..He just defined himself to many.

seen on facebook (undocumented workers)

David Koch shakes his boy's hand, Mitt Romney, while the national media obscures the feed

Rachel Maddow quote about the empty chair.

Paul Ryan is an Amazing Liar, and That is Terrifying

Huh... I never knew one could buy a trending topic on Twitter (#RomneyRyan2012)

I didn't see any of the RNC. Only thing I got about the chair thing was a text from a friend

Is there a cooler MF-er on the planet than Samuel L Jackson?

The GOP - The 'walkback' Party

Itching dog - definitely not fleas. Given Benadryl, but have heard that it might hurt

Romney's Bounce from Convention Looks Short-Lived: Reuters/Ipsos Poll

Obama begins road to comvention..speech in Urbandale, Iowa, September 1

Inside the White House: Beer Brewing

Boy they screwed the pooch

Couldn't add a comment on a jury vote. Twice it said no explanation had been entered.

Christian Reconstructionist leader: I can't support David Barton's latest book

Louisiana has the highest rate of prisoners in the WORLD.

Brazil asks Venezuela to investigate village massacre claims

3 weeks in shipping container with no food or water

We can't forget about Stericycle

Is Chelsea Clinton running for office - as a Republican? I tried to Google this subject but

Chinese manufacturing hits 9-month low

Obama: Romney, GOP offering only well-worn ideas

Krugman: Rob Portman lying about China financing our deficit

Lounge daily inspirational message

Romney got convention bump on 'likability' now 31% think he's likable!!

Any long distance runners out there?

Romney: GOP ‘Let People Down’ on Budget

Janesville Auto Workers: PAUL RYAN IS A LIAR!

Hillary Clinton among possible new Yale president candidates

Doctors, Patients Rally In Support Of Obamacare In Tampa On The Last Day Of The RNC

Jobs numbers out next Friday...thoughts?

Cardinal Carlo Martini says Church '200 years behind'

"Once you understand this, burn it"

That FUCKING "liberal media"...Tweety's Rinse Peenus smackdown being labeled "over-the-top"

BBC: Meeting the far-right ultra-nationalist skinheads of Russia

Inquiry on Tax Strategy Adds to Scrutiny of Finance Firms

Right wing voter suppression organizing page "True the Vote"

bookmarking a thread

Romney's Russian Threat

GOP Platform Declares Medicaid Unconstitutional

I could use advice for a friend who's stranded in Chicago with no ID

Think you're tough? Think again. It's not about gender. Let's discuss us men.

Sand sculpture of Obama built by Myrtle Beach SC for DNC convention.

Red State Update: Jackie Talks To Obama Chair!

An Appeal to my Fellow Nonbelievers

Republicans are like people who serve shit sandwiches…

Songwriter Hal David, co-writer of 'Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head,' dies at 91

How Romney/Ryan Would Undermine Churches And Faith-Based Charities

Inquiry on Tax Strategy Adds to Scrutiny of Finance Firms

Even less airline competition on the way?

On September 6th, I am PLANNING on witnessing a mushroom cloud-laying MOTHERFUCKER.

Am so sorry if this makes anyone throw up, but it's just toooo ugly not to share.

Just so you know, the campaign season has begun.

White Racial Anxiety and the Changing Demographic Tide: Legitimate Concern or Illogical Worry?

Dusty Springfield - You Don't Have To Say You Love Me

This one is do or die

Dusty Springfield - Spooky

Hal David, Burt Bacharach's Songwriting Partner, Dies at 91

Dusty Springfield - The look of love

teleSUR claims no evidence for Yanomamis massacre.

Dusty Springfield - Son of a preacher man

Facebook timeline Obama campaign graphic

Photoshop this: Paul Ryan Lies

Lyin' Ryan. Float that across everywhere. Saturate it.

Value

On the use of psychiatric diagnoses to portray politicians.....

Water birds

Righteous Rant! Tom Toles on Lyin' Ryan

Lyin' Ryan Forced to Give a 'Fact-Checkers' Speech

Reasons to vote for the Mittster

"The Republican philosophy: America is a company, corporations are people, the president is a chair"

My Idea for the DNC

Clint Eastwood Named as Chair-Man of GOP

Bernie Sanders Fed Audit (prepare yourself to be ticked off)

Didn't a Conservative Magazine Trash Obama 2016?

PAUL RYAN VS. JESUS VS. AYN RAND! (@JohnFugelsang/Caffeinated #6)

Working women hate themselves

I keep hearing how well "2016" is doing. But I have to ask: where's the VISUAL proof?

Pod of pilot whales come ashore at St. Lucie County's Avalon Park

The GOP Convention Was One Big Mess of Bizarre

Paul Rylan is a grifter. Just a run of the mill con artist who isn't prepared for Big Time Grifting

KKKeep America American???

Exclusive: Financial Firms Face Subpoenas on Tax Strategy

I ain't gonna work in Mitten's country no more

President Obama, VP Biden to rally in New Hampshire after accepting nomination

Obama was great in Iowa, but...

Name two songs about chess.

I'm buying a tazer

All of this is all true!

New iPad help, YouTube vids won't play.

The Daily Show -Colbert - and Bill Maher were CLASSICS last night

Stephen King's message to Mitt Romney

The Good, the Bad and the .....

What does it mean when someone posts

Patriotism and Poultry: George Orwell’s ‘Diaries’

Evacuations are still taking place as a result of Isaac

I just saw an ad that demanded my e-mail before going any further, "Atlas Shrugged 2"

Tammany Parish in LA (Mandatory Evacuations)

Warp speed, Mr. Sulu!!

Three former UBS execs convicted of fraud involving contracts for muni bond proceeds investment

Are there any rational, decent Republicans left?

Romney Staffer Committing Charitable Fraud

Engage...quarter speed, Mr. Sulu

Bill Maher: Alexandra Pelosi’s 2012 GOP Convention Video of Republican ignorance and anger

What Political Reporters are Missing

RNC convention- based on lies

Tiny mites on your face may cause rosacea

Two Polls Show No Bounce for Romney (but Obama's got bounce!)

So, what is it? Is it racism? Is it fear of the new? What?

$60 million football stadium so kids could feel good about themselves and their school...

It's funny that anti-evolutionists draw the line at being related to apes.

Romney Staffer Committing Charitable Fraud

Report: Bain Capital Among Firms Being Investigated By N.Y. Attorney General

abortion rights

Got mine and my wifes I heart obamacare sticker anybody else? just being nosy....

Communist, Marxist, Socialist, Fascist

Twin skyscrapers blown up in Chongqing Port, China

Isaac renews old debate about Louisiana levees

Thoughts on Gender Politics in a Generational Context

Clint Eastwood LIED. U.S. Labor Department counts 12.8 million people as unemployed - not 23 million

Alkali metals in air, water

C-span is showing old Democratic convention speeches right now

My Mom just gave me a real treasure.

Sutton Foster sang Down With Love on Craig Ferguson last night

Is it safe to say that everything said in Tampa was a lie?

From George Takei's Facebook page - pic

Dusty Springfield is a poser.

I held her in my arms and let her cry.

What bothers me is the words Clint Eastwood in Obama's mouth

Bain Capital Under Investigation For Tax Evasion

DNC v. NFL

Better late than never. My take on the "chair". >>

President Obama stops at Bob Roe's Point After Pizza & Lounge while campaigning in Sioux City - pics

UPDATED: Anti-ROMNEY Bumper Sticker Slogans!!

Two new polls show no convention bounce for Mitt the Twit

Strawmen and an empty chair

New Ben and Jerry's flavor?

Just say'n...regarding Prez O bumper stickers and stuff...

Romney/Ryan/Rand 2012 (cartoon)

You're talking about Invisible Obama, right? (oh, snap!)

Tomorrow I will be 60 years old.

Gavin Newsom interviewing Steve Forbes, proponent of Paul Ryan Medicaid cuts and gold standard

Go Fish!!!

Grifting Ain't Easy

Obama on GOP convention and ideas: "You might as well have watched it on a black and white TV"

First McCain, now this?

Corrected for accuracy....

Eight Leading Members of Congress Request Access to TPP Negotiations in Leesburg

Romney’s Former Company Under Investigation For Tax Evasion

Hey Mitt..It's time for you to put up.

Jerusalem Puzzled By Dempsey Comment On Iran Strike

Underground sex club found at Whiskey Row

Blair & Bush should face trial over Iraq war, says Desmond Tutu - MUST READ

Anyone else here remember the pop group "Sun Blind Lion?"

PPP to have first post Convention polls out tomorrow night after 9:00PM

Betty White

I Claudius on WETA UK all evening.

"Taxes Avoided by the Rich could pay off deficit"

"Won't Back Down" draws controversy

Stephen Colbert Interviews Clint Eastwood's Chair!

Bill Maher: Alexandra Pelosi’s 2012 GOP Convention Video of Republican ignorance and anger

Ex-Marine battling cancer marries sweetheart

An Akin wannabe ...

Will this be the latest in the year that a DNC has ever been held?

Sunday Talk Shows, Finally dominated by Democrats

Sexism against men proliferates on DU once again

Republican mantra ...

Romney Convention Bounce killed by actually seeing Romney

Obama ad (Bill) in the first commercial break of the first primetime college football game.

Chris Hedges: Hear the 99% Roar

Use the word "douchebass" in an existing thread title.

Keiser Report: Fraud on Wheels

I'd like to invite my Classic Film buds to my filmmaking debut!

A word to those who think young people don't need health insurance...

Youtube parody pharmaceutical ad for "Legitimate Rape"

Chemical Barrels: Underwater threat may devastate Black Sea

Hey, I just ran away from home!

Just saw this...would make a GREAT bumper sticker!

Clint Eastwood: the bad, ugly irrelevant! :-)

I'm beyond my control...

Rammussen, Romney up by 3 points, Obama has average of 0.3

Bama is rolling!

Feel free to use as you please ... "Forward, not Backwarrd"

what is the greatest religious song?

Drought is ruining people’s ability to throw cow dung at things

What Republicans Fear in Their Future

Barack Obama struggles to inspire voters on the campaign trail (FUD article alert)

German Drug Maker Apologizes to Victims of Thalidomide

British far-right extremists voice support for Anders Breivik

Fiery Obama embarks on march to the Dem convention (AP via Yahoo)

Cats

Since 2000, there have been 1490 instances of coconut-related injury, 10 of voter fraud.

Paul Ryan: I’m Practically From Ohio (Can He See It From His House?)

Bill Maher skewers that douche Dinesh D'Souza.

NO BEER AT The RNC Liars Fest This Past Week.........

Regence Blue Shield going for the big ripoff (again)

I love the Ryan Marathon lie story.

Here comes a jolt:

Awe, look at this thoughtful gift from my daughter...

I went to Obama's rally in Sioux City today. Not a single lie.

Four campaigns that couldn't close the deal: Dukakis, Bush 1992, Bush 2000, Kerry

Protests at our convention will not be a bad thing

Pilot killed in Iowa air show crash

Why Russia wants a Nuclear Armed Iran

Before Eastwood’s Talk With a Chair, Clearance From the Top

Things we'd like to have had in the platform...but knew wouldn't be...

The Great Republican Lie .... translated

This here chair talking guy.

Romney's bounce from convention looks short-lived: Reuters/Ipsos poll"

Teens sucked into drainage culvert come out battered, but alive

Hey Mike---I'll bet you a thousand dollars straight up that Obama wins in Novemeber!

Collective male guilt and DU

Epiphany!

Microsoft Changes

Obama on GOP Convention: A Rerun On a Black and White TV

Top GOP Strategist Karl Rove Loses Cool Under Questioning from "Boss Rove" Author Craig Unger

EXPLOSION on LIVE TV As Melissa Harris-Perry DEFENDS America's True Risktakers -- THE POOR.

wow. I'm laughing but... Mitt lied about his fricking NAME on national TV

What do you think is this word that trumad wrote? >>

Simple poll.

"Osama bin Laden Is Dead And GM Is Alive"

Now it is OK in PA to hire your unqualified brother to be a school superintendent.

2 completely different attitudes

This long holiday weekend has been brought to you by the blood sweat and tears of the Labor Movement

Check out these numbers from Nate Silver's blog...

Iowans Send Message to Obama

The GOP has no respect for the Presidency

"There ain't no way to hide Paul Ryan's Lies"

Iowans Send Message to Obama (At least our protest signs use proper tenses)

Does a high school REALLY need a $60,000,000 football stadium?

Betty White meets Mitt Romney ;)

"Nate Silver: Obama has a 71.6 % Chance of Winning the Election" by leftreborn at the Daily Kos

Check it out---Plaid Adder has returned.

Headline: Paul Ryan's ex-lover spent five months in prison for defrauding her employer

A montage of Republican "hard scrabble" beginnings from Up With Chris Hayes

The Man From Bloomfield Hills

"Here Comes Mitty Boo Boo" by Kathryn Borel at the Globe & Mail

Just having a little fun with the boys after a hard day of campaigning...

GOP Defends Marianas’ SWEATSHOPS

Romney: He Doesn't Have Much To Say (new Obama ad)

Corporate Profits Just Hit An All-Time High, Wages Just Hit An All-Time Low

Labor Day at the Beach...

What are the chances the Dead Sox go winless the rest of the way?

Jindal one of the most intelligent idiots ever to be elected to office.

Betty White DNC pics, you've gotta see these.

This fits this asshole...

I have not spoken to my mother in at least a month...

The Party's Over! Bain Capital Under Investigation For Tax Evasion

PHOTO: Ginormous Praying Mantis on My Living Room Window!

Bain Capital Under Investigation For Tax Avoidance-Romney Denies Any Benefit

Obama's speech at 2008 DNC on cspan NOW

Men on rape cartoon

Name two songs about cheese.

Class Reunion Letter Lists 'White Graduates Only' Party

List of speakers at the Democratic National Convention. (AWESOME)

Dear GOP fuckwads: This is what Obamacare is trying to prevent.

Drip drip drip

Bisexual Candidate Wins Arizona Congressional Primary

What are you reading the week of September 2, 2012?

What an embarrassing performance by a Big Ten team against an SEC team.

Questions about using InTrade

Polls are in: NO CONVENTION BOUNCE! (w/ funny GOP reaction)

What are you noshing on tonight? Me, a cherry popsicle at 60 calories.

One Crazy Too Many

Do we need an El Supremo appreciation thread after his team got humiliated last night?

Is this guy that guy?

Bwaahh..so I saw a preview for Eastwood's upcoming movie

Malvinas islands' Executive Council approves March 2013 referendum

"I reject the idea..."

We/ve lost Craig Salins, chair of Washington Public Campaigns

Tell Me Lies, Tell Me Sweet Little Lies...

Barbara Hand Clow - Uranus Square Pluto and Generational Tension

N.Y. Fed quiet on Barclays’ admission of rigging Libor

Just how is Homeland Security protecting us?

"Life Edited"

Twitter is all aflutter with the amazing things Paul Ryan 'has done'. Especially Paul Begala.

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