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Archives: November 15, 2008

ok i know this is seriously off topic but...

McLaughlin Group on here, very interesting.

Sean Hannity is a drug user

G20 Summit -- Charlie Rose n/t

Anyone have good info on why the Maryland Hands Free bill failed?

Can someone PLEASE tell me what that heckler yelled at Bill Maher today?

Now I know what Rush Limbaugh's voice reminds me of: Jim Jones.

Tomorrow (Saturday) D-day for hedge fund managers YIKES

African American Baptists Endorse Employee Free Choice (3 million members)

Male Enhancement

Just received this e-mail forwarded to me

Larry King/CNN quick vote...Is gay marriage a civil rights issue?

Bill Richardson for Sec. of State

Am I the only one who has noticed the return of "coke jaw"?

IMPACT NO H8 RALLY/VIGIL IN TACOMA, WASHINGTON

McCain just got "SMACKED" at 4:09 am.

Courage Campaign: Pledge to repeal Prop 8

The World Celebrates

THREE MORE CONTRIBUTIONS ! ... and McCain takes a Wild Ride !

Try a Savings Christmas this year instead of a spending one.

Now you KNOW the neo-clowns are desperate

Off topic: Any 'God Is an Astronaut' Fans out there?

Wow someone smacked Gramps for me

BREAKING! Obama has already met with brutal murderous terrorist leader!

WTF??? WJ this morning - the global financial summit

What can we DU to help Paul Minor?

Sorry..Dupe.

Poverty, Pension Fears Drive Japanese Senior Citizens to Shoplift, Pick Pockets

911 dispatcher fired for hanging up on caller

Environmentalists Win Big EPA Ruling

UC Berkeley Report Details Shattered Lives of Released Guantánamo Detainees

Leveraging your charitable gift.

SPLC Wins $2.5 Million Verdict Against Imperial Klans of America

surge update - Several die in Iraq car bomb blast

What Can The Front Pages Of 600 Newspapers Make?

Jeremy Scahill: Blackwater Busted?

CounterPunch: R.I.P.: the Financial Experts, 1929-2008

anyone make out what the heckler yelled to Bill Maher on tonights show?

I want to point one thing out about those opposing gay marriage so vehemently:

Mormons Tipped Scale in Ban on Gay Marriage

Targeted L.A. restaurant donates to group challenging Prop. 8

First no-star person to post here gets a donation from me.

Folk Singer Odetta hospitalized

MarketWatch: Sun Microsystems to eliminate up to 6,000 jobs

Ladies and Gentlemen - our President Elect's weekly broadcast

4th century AD joke book has ancestor of infamous Dead Parrot sketch

cool beans

Don't forget that Obama is a very good poker player...

This holiday season so many more are starving and hungry, even in our country

Blackwater caught smuggling assault rifles and silencers into Iraq

ACLU - Records related to the government's use of people's cell phones as tracking devices.

ACLU - Records related to the government's use of people's cell phones as tracking devices.

16 year old sailing around the world

AlterNet: Our Economy May Be in a Death Spiral -- Will Washington Stop the Bleeding?

Liberal Invasion! They're coming!

GOP Georgia Senator Saxby Chambliss (what the hell kind of name is that??)

66 DAYS

cartogram of military spending, 2002:

I think we will see many retailers go bankrupt in January & February.

What’s Blackwater Doing in Alaska?

Stephen Moore (Club for Growth) says Rush Limbaugh is now "the most important Republican" (VIDEO)

Obama has more threats than other presidents-elect

And the UN is bad....right?

Obama has more threats than other presidents-elect

States want their own federal financial bailout

Domestic violence abusers could get gun rights

Proof That America Is A Center-Right Country

Why not just declare all credit default swaps that were essentially Bets by outside 3rd parties null

Photo: "I got away with it. For eight years. ALL of it, Abby! ALL of it!"

Robber Threatens to Complain to Bank Manager after finding no cash to steal

New Blackwater Iraq Scandal: Guns, Silencers and Dog Food

New Blackwater Iraq Scandal: Guns, Silencers and Dog Food

Charlize Theron to become UN peace envoy

Obama's plans for probing Bush torture

Hill Democrats Wait for Obama Stance on Interrogation Standards

Last Call: TACOMA WA NO H8 Rally and VIGIL

Is it a federal offense to send an email impersonating an FBI agent?

Is it a federal offense to send an email impersonating an FBI agent?

Watch this video. Now.

Let's face it, the Republicans have become the party of Ned Flanders and Cletus Spuckler.

If anyone here would like to help protest NO ON 8 - NO ON HATE tomorrow (AND IT WILL BE BIGGGGGGG)

Reminder: Nationwide Protests Of Prop 8 TODAY !!!

May I have this CAPTION? Since you have all the money YOU lead

The Self-Inflicted Crisis, Paulson the Bungler

the clean coal ad on DU

I'm not sure why I'm the one doing this but I'll throw it out there. Hillary for Attorney General?

what 11 prezs did in 1st 110 days - interesting!

Bush Ignores Intel Officers Pleas to Prioritize Nation's Security over Karl Rove - Bush History, 11/

Six ways the GOP can recover and start ruining the world again

The 'Leaner' in Chief is the only one that can't stand straight G-20

Credit Card Rate hikes

There's a DU regular (classic pic) on the Huff Post front page.

There's a DU regular (classic pic) on the Huff Post front page.

Disgruntled Silicon Valley engineer kills three people at former workplace

NTSB: Design flaw led to Minnesota bridge collapse

Need some advice...

Please read: Tight Times Even Tighter for Charities

No on 8 protesters check in!

The myth of civil unions being acceptable to opponents of marriage equality

RE: hillary, kerry, etc..for SOS:

Thank you so much, whoever you are. n/t

Why do you think Hitler went after the trade unionists?

Standoff at Mo. clinic ends with two dead

Thank you to the wonderful person who donated a star for me.

Thank you to the wonderful person who donated a star for me.

Al Franken v. Norm Coleman issue: If someone didn't sign absentee ballot envelope...

$1.83 for Regular - Kinda Blows the Gas Price Control theory...

Lame fugg is on TV with a summit update

sorry dupe

Video shows what happens when a candidate for public office tries to use wedge issue ...

Retailers brace for blue holiday season as sales decline

JoethePlumber dosnt want to cash in! (This is funny!)

HA! Interesting tidbit.

the way the bailout money SHOULD have been used

Economic Summit or Vegas Stage Show?

Angela looks a bit nervous

Joe the Plumber: "You know I will get behind something solid, but not fluff. I won't cash in."

Leave Barack Alone!

Finance Types - Why are Bush/Paulson opposing the FDIC plan to renegotiate mortgages?

Finance Types - Why are Bush/Paulson opposing the FDIC plan to renegotiate mortgages?

Election spurs 'hundreds' of race threats, crimes

oil companies should bail auto makers

Toyota rethinks plans for U.S.-built Prius as profits sag

Bush can do alot in 2 months:

Uh-Oh, duck & cover: Bush warns of Terror attack during transition + Huge US Terror Drills this week

Organizing a 'team of rivals' for Obama's cabinet sounds wrongheaded

Those California fires - dozens of mobile homes burning now

Anti-Prop 8 Demonstration in Albuquerque, New Mexico

AIG to Pay $503M To Top Workers-Move Comes on Heels Of Revised Bailout

Dupe, pls. delete. nt

Wheels for Obama, et al.

Hope I can ask this. I'm looking for a survivalist site that isn't full of right wing nuts

Diane Sawyer's new interview raises the bar for serious journalists, establishes new standard

In case you missed it these Hispanic union members went for Obama photos

CSpan is showing a repeat of the future of the

We never knew!

Is there a Committee that deals with the Enviroment?

Question Regarding 42 Million W/Out Health Care

I think surrounding herself with the Obama team will help Hilary

I think surrounding herself with the Obama team will help Hilary

man on the beach report

Howard Dean's Future

Top federal prosecutor in Seattle overrules Border Patrol in small scale pot busts

The year so far ...

Given that Bill Richardson was called a "traitor"

Three of the safest bets to avoid unemployment

Who is the bigger GOP tool:

Question about the Democratic Senate majority:

FBFO: Fist Bumpers For Obama

Laid-off Silicon Valley worker kills three: police

Taft-Hartley Act of 1947 has to go during this administration

election spurns hundreds of race threats, crimes

Civil Rights Pioneer, Leader Rev. Woods Dies

Iraqis Believe Americans Bombing Them to Promote SOFA

Sylmar Blaze: Oakridge Mobile Home Park declared "Crime Scene."

Insurers pull cover from GM and Ford suppliers

I have a question about sexual assault - warning- this is fucked up

World leaders dine in style as they discuss financial crisis

Bloomberg LP v. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

I believe .....

Franken: "What to do we want? Patience. When do we want it? Now."

Prop 8 Protest in KC - pictures

Jill Biden .... i think I am going to like her

A few weeks ago, we had a major shortage of oil on the market...

Can somebody tell me - is being rude and in your face kind of in right now?

How do you deal with the "Obama is the Antichrist" meme?

Frank Schubert, Mastermind Behind Prop 8 False Ads, Has a Gay Sister

I really wanted to post the Denver No on H8 march pics, but

Stephan Colbert ROAST (for spinabifida foundation)

A delightful Sat PM selection of Freeperisms...

Bottom line...Kerry wants it, Richardson wants it.

Frugal shoppers overshadow retailers' holiday: 'Can clothes be washed?' - new consumer catchphrase

Anaheim Hills, Yorba Linda fires are going to test the insurance companies

Anaheim Hills, Yorba Linda fires are going to test the insurance companies

$1.79 a gallon! Or -The People vs. BIG OIL!

One Laptop Per Child

Is Obama playing Clinton on the Secretary of State job?

This is the Beginning of the End ....

Benazir Bhutto on Bin Laden in a BBC interview.

Benazir Bhutto on Bin Laden in a BBC interview.

Declaration Of The G20 Summit (Or, How To Say Absolutely Nothing in 3667 Words)

How about we do an end run around Lieberman and just go get two more Senators elsewhere?

Anyone care to help out a man who is down on his luck?

Should people who donated to Prop 8 be publicly exposed and humiliated?

Prop 8 protest pics DC

Salon.com: We Have Seen The LOLCats And They Are Us

Elsa Prince Mother of Erik of Blackwater Infamy Gave $450,000 in Support of Prop 8

Okay, I have a gazillion dollars in a bag and I'm hanging it over DC. Who wants some?

2 charged with hate crime for racist election attack

Michael Moore's website has links to stories, photos, videos from Prop 8 protests in these cities:

I assume the term "high finance"

Being an Atheist.. I don't care for terms like "Don't believe in God? or...

Bank robber complains about poor customer service.....

Laid-Off Silicon Valley Worker Kills Three

Why is bush* spending $10 billion/month in Iraq?

Yo, You Blessin’ Me? You Must Be Blessin’ Me Cause I’m The Only One Here!

Thomas Friedman's World is Flat Broke

Michael Moore Takes Aim At Financial Crisis

Thank you to my anonymous benefactor!

burning cross in your front yard, anyone?

I have seen the future, I am Cayce, Nostradomus and Jean Dixon.

I have seen the future, I am Cayce, Nostradomus and Jean Dixon.

2 MORE!!111!!! Awe som 1!!1!!1!!

Could 14 more people please donate!!!!

Can We Now Bury Any Future Talk Of The "Bradley Effect"?

Okay, we did it. But the long armed graphic...

Media Needs to Shine a light on the ugliness of hate in all of its manifestations

Thank you to my anonymous donor!

Lets not get hung-up on the figure 60 senators..

Coleen Rowley: Criminalizing of Dissent: What Would Thomas Jefferson Do?

Gunfire, mayhem erupt in lobby of Waldorf-Astoria

If it’s Sunday, it’s still conservative.»

People in the fire areas.. All that smoke is highly TOXIC..be careful

Ex-con "Chuck" Colson: "There are no atheists!"

Newsweek: Scooter Libby allies pressing Bush to pardon Libby

What is this crap with "Bookmark Error"

Prop 8 might be a "good thing" after all...

Southern Californians please stay safe.

I LOVE that DU got to 1,000 this fast. I regret that I couldn't punch out Hannity.

Where does imperilism, exploitation, capitalism begin ...???

So Cal fire related information and shelters/contact info

OK, once and for all - how do you pronounce the Mayor of Los Angeles' name?

Seventh sneaker-clad foot found in British Columbia (types and sizes of shoes in article)

Somebody lost a house, but still had a "good day"

Water pumping station in Yorba Linda burned down.. no water to fight the fires now..

NY Times: California Fires Leave a Swath of Destruction

HaHa Why McCain Lost! (pictorial - dialup warning) ENJOY!! & Please Post Your Political Pics Here...

Why an auto bailout is not worth it.

As I look back over everything Lieberman said, I realize he needs to GO!

The official "Verizon Wireless is Evil" Thread.

12:55 AM news conference to announce fire evacuations..Sylmar CA

Prop 8 Protest/GLBT Rights Rally--Asheville,NC

Jim DeMint: McCain lost because he wasn't enough of a right-wing fundie whackjob....

Southern Poverty Law Center Wins $2.5 Million Verdict Against Imperial Klans of America

Fruitcake, Greenbean casserole... Typical Yeachh recipes you like to hate.

The Wizard of Oz is on TBS right now 9PM EST

Our turkey day tradition. After the meal, after football it is time for Christmas Vacation

Know a good recipe? Want one? Share your favorite Thanksgiving recipes here.

Georgia priest faces excommunication (supports women priests)

Bush and the economy: Why to blame him (easy talking points for people who need them)

A big, giant hug for DUers and everyone else in Southern California.....Stay safe.

Contest

HELP! Anahiem Hills Fire: Pets in danger

Jewish Community Represented At Prop. 8 Demonstration

Sunday News Shows

So when does 3rd ID 1st BCT head to California to "aid in the assistance for natural disasters"?

BEST RickRoll EVAH !!!

People joining KKK by the thousands not due to racism?

People joining KKK by the thousands not due to racism?

Has the NY Times gone back to an on-line subscription model?

I usually don't do this ( joe leiberman )

Live fire coverage from KNBC-TV (link)

Live fire coverage from KNBC-TV (link)

Was anyone here at the Eureka, California Prop 8 protest, and if so

Someone donated a star to my account!

Sarah Palin’s failure set to reap her $7m book deal

Back Pages: California "Music Circus" Prop 8 backlash (and redemption).

I had to tell this young man "there is no way"

What will you be doing this Thanksgiving?

If You Didn't See New Rules - 11/07/08 Please Watch It

"I think your head and your heart are out of alignment,"

WTF!

East Coasters: Let us know if SNL is worth a (Tina Fey?) watch...

Eliot Spitzer Calls Out The Half-Assed "Solutions" & Insists On REAL Reform

And Now, a Very Special Message from the Good People of San Francisco, CA...

Depression and the "Holiday Season."

'I heard a tap-tap of gunfire. But I didn't realise my legs had gone' -- Tammy Duckworth

A client of mine came up with an index to measure just how blue the new reps are...

Next For Cheney: A Trip To The Hague?

Have You Had A Confrontation with An Obama Hater?

I've been a Democrat all of my life

Republicans led us by the nose in the past. NEVER must that happen again

If Bush pardons the torturers, are they really safe

Mo Gov Blunt finally releases emails (thought to be the reason he didn't run for reelection)

Second "Life" affair ends in divorce

A "Boil Water Order" has been issed by Yorba Linda Water District for Hidden Hills Estates.

REPEAT AFTER ME ..... It is Mr. Obama ...... NOT Obama

How to show symbolic support for the GLBT community

global minimum wages

Bush Administration Insists on Indefinite Detention of 15 Innocent Uyghurs

No on Proposition 8 Protest - Bloomington IN - TODAY - PIX

Poll: People who piss you off.

VETERANS OCCUPY NATIONAL ARCHIVES - AGAIN!

Two Take-No-Prisoners Progressives To Help Oversee the Bailout

Calls grow to overhaul 401(k) retirement plans

How Many Hot Dogs Can You Eat

The old saying that Power Corrupts sure seems very

At Long Last, george w bush IS My President...

Because I Care About Medicare

Anti-Prop 8 Demonstration in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Perhaps the reason Americans are up in arms over Prop 8

Perennial loser (and always hilarious) Alan Keyes joins the Obama Birth Certificate Justice League

Perennial loser (and always hilarious) Alan Keyes joins the Obama Birth Certificate Justice League

Important Question!

Election Spurs 'Hundreds' of Race Threats, Crimes

Prop 8 protest pics from Anchorage - a few here and more at link

Please help my town’s animal shelter by voting for it to win a grant!

A vegetarian Bed and Breakfast deep in the outback of Kentucky.

Has anyone used the magic jack? (Phone service through your computer) Free 30-day trial ends today.

DU Prop Hate protest threads!

Veterans Occupy National Archives

Naomi Klein and Jeremy Scahill at Miami book fair on CSPAN 2 now (11:10 pm EST)

I hate to say this but I'm calling BS on Debbie Stabenow.

Our Economy May Be in a Death Spiral

Long term, Prop 8 is a godsend.

Why Have No Other Westerners Been Beheaded in Pakistan & Iraq?

(Charleston, SC) Diocese: Priest wrong about Obama voters

Pictures from today's Prop. 8 protest in NYC.

Big Three Bankruptcy == Destruction of the UAW in the auto industry

This is a shameless vanity post, health update.

The Large Insane Wingnut At The Home Depot.

A great gift idea, especially this year: A *givft" card whose proceeds go 100% to charity.

Michael Vick makes 12 cents an hour in prison. How do you feel about that?

A 2 AM Walter Reed Hospital Visit leaves Obama in Tears...Taken in the middle of the night as in

I just lost my job - a cautionary tale.

CLICK ON THIS THREAD - NOW!!!

the "Terrorist Fox News"

No to Prop H8 Houston pics!

No to Prop H8 Houston pics!

I just received this e-mail purportedly from

Bushitian rhapsody

Fuckit. Here's where we're going out to next week. Bubba's PBR & Ramen Kitchen!

Meet Sen. Norm Slimy (R-MN), the Ted Stevens of the Midwest

Mormons paid 28 million for hatred ads against gay marriage, are those ads on youtube?

Joe Lieberman: The Progressive Who Lost His Way

Joe Lieberman: The Progressive Who Lost His Way

Atheist Billboards To Debut During Holidays

Killing it softly - Social Security........

Killing it softly - Social Security........

Prop 8 protest pics (lots of pics)

Prop 8 protest pics (lots of pics)

Retirement, 401Ks and the Stock Market

Bobby Sent Me a Human Ear in the Mail

Bob Kerrey, Democrat, says Obama faces threat from liberals.

If bin Laden is Captured During the Obama Administration...

Two weeks after the inauguration of President-Elect Obama, Bushflash.com will go down, as a site

What?!? I couldn't believe my eyes when I read this in my blood red county! A liberal among us?

Cenk: The Center-Right Myth (Do You Agree Or Disagree That This Is A Center Right Country?)

Florida's getting new problems...Madagascar hissing cockroaches

Obama Warned of ‘Spectacular’ al-Qaeda Attack During Transition

If you were in charge of designing a 4 year high school English curriculum

Lawsuits claim cops engaged in election night hate crimes

Why the FDA APPROVED melamine for our consumption.

Hillary vs 'Judas'.... Who will be Secretary of State?!?

Hey Facebook DUers! The DU Chatroom is OPEN!

whoever the Obama Administration picks....im cool with it

the senate majority is too slim for obama to be cherry picking it for cabinet positions

Obama talked about the idea of a cabinet of rivals many times, and always said he was gonna appoint

Breaking: Obama phones Harriet Meyers about the SoS position

Bruce Springsteen denies rumor that he could be the new Secretary of State!

Wasn't the BAILOUT the ultimate in Trickle Down Economics?

You lib'ruls take a look at that Big Red Map!!!!

Relevant LBJ quote

LOL. I may have to take a break from here. The speculation is at DefCon5

What are the odds of federal funding for embryonic stem cell research?

The Obama News Mosaic

Hillary Clinton After Action Report: OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT

Huffpo reporting Obama OFFERED the SOS position to Clinton on Thurs.

don't let the Big 3 fail - but -

Obama 60 Minutes Interview: Describes Moment Of Victory (VIDEO)

DU, your sense of humor is sorely lacking

San Diego No On 8 March Pics (25,000 marchers!)

So is Feingold invited to join the Obama Admin..

bush pilot training for new model!

Ned Lamont for Federal Communications Chairman !

I know people get upset for discussing this, but this is just priceless...

SUPPORTING LIEBERMAN FOR ALL THE WRONG REASONS....

Is Hillary really a good idea as SOS?

A step further - COMPLETELY hypothetical - what if Hillary becomes SOS, & McCain Sec of Defense?

Obama security 2 different articles

Is Tina Fey on SNL tonight?

"Given that Keyes is involved, this starts to move this issue away from the kook fringe (somewhat)."

President Obama owes me.

Georgia DUers- What kind of chance does Jim Martin have?

Breaking!!1! Bono in discussions with Transition Team!!!1!!

To my Repub "friends"

Michelle Malkin On Liberal "Hate Speech" - Oh, The Irony!

Tom the Dancing Bug TOON: The morning Americans Woke Up

There is only one reason I can think of to make Hillary SoS...

You guys can root for Kerry, Hillary or Richardson for SecofState...

"Don't go away mad, Karl, just go away."

How about Hillary as Ambasador to the Vatican?

What Can We Do To Get Dem Senators to Vote Lieberman Out?

Thank God For Hillary Clinton

What is Lindsey Graham up to? First he praises Rahm and now Hillary

Fundamentalist Christians were owed cabinet positions by bush.

Stevens falls further back in Alaska Senate count (uncounted votes come from Begich strongholds)

Do we know the presidential outcome in Missouri yet? n/t

Bush announces MAJOR BREAKTHROUGH @ G20 Summit: "We had a good -- good, frank discussion last night"

Obama names veteran congressional aide to staff

A Cabinet Post for Hillary May Mean A Senate Seat for RFK Jr.

Absent Obama still a presence in the capital

G 20 Econ Summit??? Very Important??? Global Economies Threatened? Where was OBAMA??

G 20 Econ Summit??? Very Important??? Global Economies Threatened? Where was OBAMA??

Bush and Maliki about to sign a deal to lock us in Iraq for 3 more years!!

This was actually supposed to have been seen on the day before Election Day

Sarah Palin Poolside? You Betcha!

BTW, on Tuesday all the networks will finally call Missouri for McCain.

So if the Obama administration decides to offer another stimulus package...

For eight years, this country has been managed by a combination of

And the hate goes on.

Obama Delivers First Democratic Video Address: "Now it's the weekly Radio Address in name only."

What the world thinks.

In light of the Alaskan Senate race

In light of the Alaskan Senate race

DU Challenge! Pick the best cabinet using NO SENATORS.

Does anyone know if CBS, NBC (MSNBC) or CNN will sell their election night coverage?

Repealing Bush's unconstitutional legislation

Okay DU; 57, 58, 59, or 60?

What would Obama (and Hillary) gain by not denying the rumors?

Hello everybody (update on Sorry Everybody site from 2004)

No, We Can't? The Center-Right Nation Con

My tinfoil hat says

Point:

James Buchanan and Herbert Hoover were terrible presidents followed by AWESOME presidents...

I have opposed Senator Clinton on many issues including

Husband's foreign deals may pose issue for Clinton

Begich lead over Stevens grows

A beautiful picture!

Employers Offer Workers Fewer Health Care Plans; "a financially daunting...high annual deductible"

Do you all think President Obama will retain Patrick J. Fitzgerald?

NYT, Gail Collins: Hillary for Secretary?

The President

White guys worry not enough diversity in Obama Cabinet.

Damn! Someone please tell me that it was just a dream.

Damn! Someone please tell me that it was just a dream.

Single-Payer Healthcare Alliance Forms in Washington, D.C.

Yes You Can - Subscribe to Obama's Weekly Address on YouTube

IL Sen. Dick Durbin says race not key for Obama Senate seat vacancy

I think President Obama can pick whoever the fuck he wants for SOS.

Lindsay Lohan thrilled about the first "colored" president.

McCain/GOP used their ammo ass backwards....got into a self bombing thing

"Given the demographic trends, the GOP is unlikely to win any future presidential elections...."

Students suspended for Obama remarks

My cabinet

NYT - If You Were President (an interactive feature)

Why is Hilary being considered for SoS again? Just wondering

A Clue About The Identity Of The Next CIA Director?

Reminder: Nationwide Protests Of Prop 8 TODAY !!!

Reminder: Nationwide Protests Of Prop 8 TODAY !!!

Why Are Missourians Still Waiting for Election Results? Obama could still win MO

Obama Taps Emmett Beliveau to Run Inauguration Committee

Clinton, Richardson AND Kerry are all STILL under consideration for SoS

Honestly, I kinda wish Obama would appoint Ken Salazar to something...

"Obliterate Iran"

NOBODY "deserves" or is "owed" a cabinet spot. Period!

Our Next Secretary of State Needs To Hit The Ground Running. Things Are So Mangled Up

Let's play insta-expert, DU! This week's edition--cabinet appointments!

Obama has more threats than other presidents-elect

Obama: On economic crisis, Congress must act; Obama releases his first YouTube address

Posted more often in GDP over the last month:

Barack Obama's letter to the people of Illinois

How about Holbrooke for Secretary of State

Clinton band back together: "the great good fortune of a Party with a usable past"

Clinton band back together: "the great good fortune of a Party with a usable past"

Is GD:P a permanent fixture now? n/t

Clinton in Cabinet Would Likely Please Base

I'm boiling angry! The Washington Post ombudsman needs to hear from our side.

CNN releases pic of Obama's cabinet...WOW!

Gregory Craig to be White House counsel

What Are the Odds of Election Reform? And What Reforms Would You Like to See?

No Tokens, Please! When Affirmative Action Backfires...

OneThing Palin And Obama Have In Common

How I think the Cabinet will shape out...

The View From Today's Protests Across the Nation (andrew sullivan's site)

Rahm Emanuel Roasts Stephen Colbert (VIDEO)

Richardson vs. Clinton...who is better suited to SOS

Richardson vs. Clinton...who is better suited to SOS

During dinner, Marta said this about the future "W" Presidential Library

POLL: Would you like Hillary to be Secretary of State?

POLL: Would you like Hillary to be Secretary of State?

Dreams from my Father - the audio version

Repugs claimed only 10% of Ala. voted blue. Here is why that is a baldfaced lie.

Albright, Leach Statements on G-20 Meetings

Any one been to change.gov lately???

Who is most qualified to be Secretary of State?

Is this a great Dad or what?

Flowers for Obama...

Please Read – Study Recruitment Information!

I *hope* I was the 1,000th donor

A Bonus of an Obama Presidency - Buh Bye Fundies (BBC)

“Obama Not First U.S. President of African Ancestry” by Alton H. Maddox Jr., founder of the Center

You Will Cry If You Have Any Tears Left--Video of Barack & Evans

Talk about personal sacrifice: Obama likely going to be forced to give up his Blackberry

Palin doesn't need to form an exploratory committee for 2012.

The neocons at DU

Will Obama put McCain in charge of hunting down Bin Laden Monday?

It appears the GOP standard for selecting a candidate.....

If Begich can extend his lead by about 600 more votes...

Free Obama desktop photo for your use (1680x1050-slight bandwidth warning)

The Genius Cabinet: Why Obama should surround himself with brilliance

Obama's New Hampshire primary concession speech ... video

The Faces of an Administration

Help! DU this poll!!

DVR reminder: CBS - 60 MInutes, Sunday night. The Obamas' first post election interview.

Coach Craig Robinson Already Has a Crucial Victory To Celebrate: Election of Brother-in-Law Obama

What about Howard Dean?

Is anyone else sick of these "Did Obama Buy the Presidency?" advertisements everywhere?

SNL opening skit parody of Joe Biden

I think Kucinich should be Drug Czar

See where these Hillary SoS rumors are heading

NC-Sen: Shuler Considering Race Against Burr

Obama's grandmother 'Toot' eulogized

VIDEO OMG: They've found proof Obama IS a terrorist.

Will there be an extensive background check done on the First puppy?

Black, schmack

The illusion dies...

Kucinich for The Department Of Peace.

spotted a Palin 2012 yard sign today

I don't mean to be crude about Barack and Michelle, but....

If We Let GM, Ford , And Chrysler Fail?

NYT:Say Goodbye to BlackBerry? Yes He Can, Maybe-Sorry,Mr.President.Please surrender your Blackberry

just wondering....has the name DICK CLARKE been bantered around for any post in the cabinet?

Does Anybody Know The Difference Between Wages

---I need some humor today, anyone got anything funny to share??--

Focus on the Family updates its "War on Christmas" evildoers list.

First Lady--> Senator --> Secretary of State --> Governor --> President

Seating Chart Announced for President Obama's Inaugural

Sunday talk show lineup for November 16 (Whew! No Sarah Palin...)

What is the status of your state now?

Your favorite word or phrase to describe President-Elect Barack Obama:

Thank you, Russ Feingold

Yikes, I thought the post-election group hug would last four years!

There should be absolutely no question that Bill Richardson is the most qualified candidate for SoS

Gays have earned a cabinet spot

Election spurs 'hundreds' of race threats, crimes - AP

The best choices for the cabinet are Platypuses??? ...

Is the lobbyist issue overblown?

Jesus fucking Christ. Cabinet positions are NOT a reward.

***AUTUMN PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST - FINALS ***

Who would be the best Secretary of State?

Was the intern issue overblown?

Please DU This PBS Poll, "Is Sarah Palin Qualified to Be Secretary of State"

Don't faint. MODO's complimentary attitude toward Barack now seems to extend to Hillary.

Should Elliot Spitzer be a part of the Administration?

Excerpts From Obama's 60 Minutes Interview

I'll keep this short and simple and use small words so it sinks in.

Now That The Election Season is Over: Who Will Be The New Host Of Meet The Press?

The meme that Obama 'OWES' Kerry and should be 'given' SoS is meant to DEMEAN Kerry and many

My friend in Belgium sent me cartoons about our election from Nicholas Vadot. Amazing stuff.

Did George Bush Fart on the World Stage?

Artie Lange is on Jimmy Kimmel Live tonight

Dedicate a youtube video to a Douche

Christmas time is coming near... You know what that means....

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Wine is gone. Time for LaBatts in the CAN...

It is INCONCEIVABLE how scared of him they are.

Back during the days when CNN was worth watching...

Friday night JESUS CHRIST MY FUCKING ARM HURTS LIKE A FUCKING BITCH thread.

Friday night DICK thread.

Hey! Step In The Name Of Love!

....Because nothing says "Christmas" like a burning cross in your front yard

Friday night "does this look like a hemmoroid to you or what" thread.

Longtime Waxman aide and House Oversight investigator Named to Obama's Staff

single malt is good.

I HAD A BEER AND I'M FUCKING TRIPPIN' OUT BAD...

My father in law can kiss my ass! Do not bring your ass over if you are sick you dumb FUCK!

...ho_hU

One of my friends just called and wants to go to a disgraceful club

Uh-oh...

I feel sick.

Damn! Toilet paper is out!

I thought I was going to be Joanne Woodward to his Paul Newman

Push back, push back the night.

Screaming Lord Sutch and the Savages -

Is Kenny Chesney Gay?

I don't hang here much during the nights!

Friday night DUCK thread

Between the A and the T

Before and after. Thread will probably sink, but that's OK, I'm proud of it...

Sarah Palin as a dog

KBR's Convenient Contract

*Tired Peg*

All right guys and gals, the night life was fun but gotta go tend to my baby!!

I hate to be Debbie Downer, but for those who saw my previous thread about the little boy starving..

So this lady at works wants to die... yet she screams and moans

This is for DUer Engi...

Why Does Love Got To Be So Sad?

Why Does Love Got To Be So Sad?

Attention baseball fans: Does Pujols deserve NL MVP even though Cardinals didn't make the playoffs?

so my dear orange tabby has hypertrophic congestive heart failure

Watch out! - 899 donations, and McSame is about to be punched in the jowls!

You kiddies wanna hear what us cadavers used to bang heads to?

ANYONE WANNA ARGUE ABOUT RELIGION?

Hey, I don't complain too much...

How much wood

Dude, where's my tongue?

The DUzy Whore Thread!

Mario Kart on the Wii is freakin' fun!

My early contribution to the War on Christmas "Santa Christ is Coming to Town"

My early contribution to the War on Christmas "Santa Christ is Coming to Town"

I see the ghost of Eric Emerson. I see Pluto. I see Mars!!!

I just realized something that is upsetting me.

Let’s examine the luck of the scrounge.

I implore everyone awake to spam the fuck out of the lounge...

SPAM THE PLANET!!!

STREAKER!!!

Sia - Distractions

Adrian Sherwood & Raiz

AFRICAN HEAD CHARGE

We found out earlier this evening that my husband's been laid off

It's 10:20am. And it's also like the middle of the night.

How do you Do the Duzy's?

Goddammit (struggling with singlehood)

So who looked ahead to find out what's at the 1000 mark? (no spoilers in this post)

It's grey, raining and miserable outside. I'm going to GDP to post Hillary's becoming Catholic.

PUMA website has been idle since election day

OH, GOOD GRIEF, WHERE IS EVERYBODY??(elevens)?!!?!?!?!

Whenever I hear a small plane fly over, I think of my dad.

Imagine my surprise seeing my alma mater on the front page of ESPN.com

I have resorted to the old beer that is behind the cottage cheese.

Who makes a good, affordable GPS

What have you been listening to today?

Jesus Christ I'm getting fat. n/t

I have no saltines. Dammit! Ya can't eat soup without saltines! nt

A box of wine will ease the pain and love will see you through

Tippi Hedren. Large Hadron Collider.

Back from a journey in the Wilderness....

If you have an iPhone 3G, what is your typical monthly bill? (NT)

Ladies Only: What's with the carbo load desire

Ladies Only: What's with the carbo load desire

The local paper really screwed up the editing of my opinion piece

Any Traveling Wilbury's fans?

Need help! Random info request...

Today I drank Blind Salamander Beer. It was pretty good.

Pert Fans check in!

Anyone else here sick? I have been sick for over a week!

Come!! Rejoice with me!!!!

Best Reasons Why Hillary For Sec. of State

Any experience with the Dell Mini or the HP 1000?

I finally saw Walk The Line and I have to say, it was AMAZING

Do I smoke too much?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 11/15/2008)

The poll that Harmonicon can't post

Wildfires - We have two in Orange County

It's the Schlitz!

The conservative movement is nearly finished

WTF is up with vacuum cleaners these days?

WTF is up with whitefros and big sideburns?

WTF is up with hair dryers these days??

North Carolina 86 Penn 71

WTF is up with james brown

Goddammit. More car break-ins in the parking lot.

I startled a sleeping laughing hyena that had crawled into...

Puppies are awake and playing! (puppy cam)

Your Favorite Finger

Yucky, there's a shitload of Toronto Maple Leafs fans in Vancouver tonight

We've got a live one:

I want so much to hold my granddaughters....

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 11/15/08

Anyone wanna fill me in on Jewish funerals?

so , wassup ?

Cat + Pit Bull = Love

Anybody need a pritnable extra 30% coupon for Old Navy/ Gap /Banana this Sunday only

I'm changing my name to Boris Midykfalov, as me anything.

what you got back home little sister to play your fuzzy warbles on

Gosh! It looks like someone is going to hit poor Mister Bush!

The Critters Flu/Pneumonia Crisis, Day Five: I just feel like crap.

If I were to change my name (Which I'm not), what would you want to call me?

who the fuck are YOU to call BS on anything?

I'm leaving!

Is there anything better than an 80s music video?

There ain't much to do in Riyadh

You know the only movie scene that really made me cry ?

Please help my town’s animal shelter by voting for it to win a grant!

kitten picture of the day for Saturday November 15

What is this "DU Lunge" I hear everyone talking about?

I'm turning into such a softie.

Cat + Pitbull = dinner

Found a cheesy copy of the new Trek movie trailer...

Are there hypoallergenic cats?

Womens Groups worry Will men dominate Obama administration?

Terp Fans check in!

Fair warning...

Copyrighted Content Identified in one of your YouTube videos

Sorry about that.

What's for dinnah, DU?

The GoPsUx 8th one time only poetry thread break

I wonder if I can time it right

Have you ever been arrested?

anybody want to come home to my house and lift weights, maybe wrestle?

I'm shocked that there are no threads on the ND-Navy game (W/ Special appearence by Condi Rice)

Shout, Shout, Knock Yourself Out

So DU men(or possibly women) ,at what age did your first inkling of the bald spot appear ?

w00t! 1,000 donations!!

I can't post polls, but this is a poll:

Shoot me now, but I have to show ANOTHER pic of my Bella baby!

I made it into an AP photo today...

Suggestions on how to handle this?

The Wizard of Oz is on TBS, right now. 9PM EST

Right then. Let's see if this works.

The poor beagle is more bored than I am. She hasn't been walked since Monday.

MrScorpio Reviews the Movies: Titantic

thank you, whoever you are!

Yup , it's happeing , "Aerial' is growing on me

How did Ripley get Hicks to the ship's medical facility?

WLIW (PBS-Long Island) is showing 90 minutes of The Clash for its fundraiser tonight

Must See Movie: Paths Of Glory, Tonight on TCM 8PM ET.. . Check out this trailer

Oh. My. God. One of my favorite cousins is a wacko.

DU Thanksgiving recipe swap thread (link inside)

DU Thanksgiving recipe swap thread (link inside)

Today I found the MOST comfortable chair, EVAR!!!!

I just got back from my grandma's funeral.

So Lounge, What Boobs Have You Read Lately?

Our turkey day tradition. After the meal, after football it is time for Christmas Vacation

Stompin 76, The Woodstock of Bluegrass

So when do you think we'll get the first presidential sex tape?

Has it been a year already?

Christmas Vacation best lines....list them here

Today's College Football Thread

The Wizard of Oz is on TBS right now 9PM EST

man, good laptops are dirt cheap

Who else has been here on DU all day, I have a good excuse so I will start first.

I has a Wii.

Gospel of Obama

WTF is up with vacuum cleaners these days?

Ok , feeling kinda morbid

Who ever decided that new computer motherboards...

A poll with your morning toast: Eat the heels of your loaf of bread or no?

Hey, now it is my birthday, and I am 4!

DU Nighthawks #73

Post pics that you'll regret posting when you sober up

Paula Dean just made fried cranberry sauce.

Update about Mrs. V. in Tennessee

Who will prevail at the UFC tomorrow night: Randy Couture or Brock Lesnar?

Neato! Crazy text message from my Ex's pissed off Ex-GF:

My daughter is so cool

My daughter is so cool

Do you have pets that are related to each other?

I'm stepping out to go to the head shop - anybody need anything?

Ahahahahaha!

ZOMG I can't get enough of PUPPY CAM!!

Don't want Hillary as Sec. of State.

Has anyone ever traveld to Argentina?

Wow, the first cold front of the season and I have fire going in my wood burning stove.

EnJoy this cuteness! Almost as cute as The Puppy Bowl!

LOL Cat Time Warp!!!

The Dutch Rudder

After watching MSNBC all night, I have one thing to say...

Who is more normal...

I feel so light! I hacked off ten inches of hair.

Asta la vista, Lounge! For the first time in... er... waaaaay too long, I'm actually going out.

Dam, I found a hole in my pants and I've been wearing them for the last two days. Hope nobody

Are you delaying buying a car, or taking advantage of a buyer's market?

Hmm, are dogs and cats capable of incest ?

A colleague's husband is coming home from Afghanistan tomorrow...

My 39 year old brother in law passed away of a heart attack today.

Categorize music artists you love using your own descriptions

what am I gonna do?

So Lounge, What Books Have You Read Lately?

Anybody have a mountain dulcimer they don't want?

Has anyone here any taken (Irish) Gaelic classes?

Parche - a plane photo for you!

Picture thread, since I just took a new one :)

Fruitcake, Greenbean casserole... Typical Yeachh recipes you like to hate.

thanksgiving with my in-laws is approaching.

Books you read obsessively as a child

Best R.E.M. song ever?

Know a good recipe? Want one? Share your favorite Thanksgiving recipes here.

US appeals court to hear 1964 Klan killings case

Democrats scale back stimulus bill

Gusset plates, deck weight contributed to 35W bridge disaster, NTSB told

Obama urges Congress to move on economic plan (radio address)

Louisiana Briefs: Initial hearings held for Klan slaying suspects

Small-scale pot busts snared in Border Patrol (inland) stops

Sadr Threatens Attacks on U.S. Troops if Accord Passes

Sylmar fire destroys 600 mobile homes; LAPD declares crime scene

U.S. helicopter down in Mosul, two dead

Iraq's Cabinet to vote on security pact with US

Two Bodies, One Stuffed in Pot, Found in Mexican City

New fires sweep into Orange County

Obama Wants Applicants' Web-Posting Past

Bush hails summit as success, sees more work ahead

Air Marshals: Undercover and Under Arrest

FAA starts amnesty plan for D/FW tower errors

And In Iraq, The Market Is Up

Across nation, gay advocates protest marriage ban

What Happens If You're on the Gay "Enemies List"

Stevens Falls Further Behind in Alaska Senate Race (1,022)

Huge dogfighting ring broken up in Harris Co., DA says

NYTimes: Obama transition tangled in ties to lobbying

New trade deal by 'end of year'

Election spurs 'hundreds' of race threats, crimes

Exclusive: Gregory Craig to be White House counsel

A new low for lobster

Pfizer US job cuts help Indian techies

Wildfire threatens Los Angeles power supply -mayor

US military deaths in Iraq war at 4,200

Feds: Black Man Posed As White Racist In Threats

Tens of thousands across America protest marriage ban

Net Neutrality Advocates In Charge Of Obama Team Review of FCC

Canada mulls joint auto bailout with US

Veterans Occupy National Archives

UAW leader says no more concessions from workers

Tech sector may lose 180,000 jobs (U.S.)

UBS Is Closing Down Accounts

2 Staten Island Men Charged With Election Night Hate Crime

Sylmar Wildfire Burns Homes, Jumps 210 Freeway (San Fernando Valley on fire -- again)

Unity march planned in response to cross-burning incident in Hardwick Township (NJ)

President-Elect Obama and Vice President-elect Biden Announce Key White House Staff

S.C. diocese critical of Greenville priest's Obama comments

Russia's Medvedev Calls For Talks With Obama

Times Square getting its first 'green' billboard

Sarah Palin’s failure set to reap her $7m book deal

Barack Obama links Israel peace plan to 1967 borders deal

Spam Turns Serious and Hormel Turns Out More

Iran pushes for further oil cut

Minnesota starts the recount process

George W Bush could pardon spies involved in torture

Election spurs 'hundreds' of race threats, crimes

Wild horse advocates decry BLM euthanasia proposal

Saving car giants will cause havoc, Gordon Brown warns US.

Jeremy Scahill: Blackwater Busted? Six Guards May Be Charged in Iraq Massacre

Bush cheers “free enterprise” as US capitalism goes bust

Declining social conditions of students and youth in the US

Tough love for Obama (Advice to the 44th President and His Party)

GOP Governors Apply for TARP

"Mirabile Dictu! Congress is Mad at Paulson for Lying!" Yves Smith (Naked Capitalism)

Bob Herbert: ‘Drop Dead’ Is Not an Option

No country for the burnt Bushes

G20 MEETING IN WASHINGTON: NECESSARY PARADIGM SHIFT

"National Security Agency Releases History of Cold War Intelligence Activities" (11-14-2008 National

Mormons Tipped Scale in Ban on Gay Marriage

Bush to World Leaders: 'Tear Down Your MALLS'

Bush Administration: Dismiss RFID 'Mark of the Beast' Lawsuit

Barack Obama and the 'Boldness' Question THE FIFTH COLUMNIST by P.M. Carpenter

Dick Cavett: The Wild Wordsmith of Wasilla

NYT editorial: Saving Detroit From Itself

Why the quiet confidence of Obama is a reminder of the intelligent greatness of Lincoln.

Howard Dean, Wings of Justice Honoree

The Genius Cabinet

Who's Afraid of a Filibuster? by Joe Conason

Obama's Fascinating Interview with Cathleen Falsani (on His Religious Beliefs)

Coleman vs. Franken: The Rematch

Close Guantanamo, Mr. Obama (Oregonian editorial)

Some Thomson jobs in Rochester headed overseas (India & the Philippines)

30 years after, the legacy of Jonestown

What Cubans Expect from Obama

Rolling Stone: The New Trough by Naomi Klein

God is Palin's Doorman by Meg White

Even More GOP Whackjobiness — Should We Encourage This?

American Conservative Magazine Admits "Bush a Disaster"

Dead Parrot sketch is 1,600 years old By Stephen Adams

Jeremy Scahill: Blackwater Busted?

Advice and dissent: Obama reaches out to ex-rivals

What’s Blackwater Doing in Alaska?

The Moose Stops Here (Rich / NYT)

Single-Payer Healthcare Alliance Forms in Washington, D.C.

What does Obama have in store for IT industry?

Flash! Progressives know full well DLC "centrism" is a code word for elitist right wing dems.

Dave Lindorff: Barack's First Big Mistake on the Job: Rescuing Joe Lieberman

NASA scientist admits 'blunder' over declaring 'hottest October on record'...

The Rachel Maddow Show: Gossipy Old Party interview with Arianna Huffington

Senator Hillary Clinton Speaks at UFW convention 8/24/08

"Taxpayer's $$ not go into failing banks" Kashkari Kucinich

Rachel Maddow on the Lieberman situation and calls him out to appear on her show.

dupe delete

Five Minute Election Wrap-Up!

Larry Flynt - Jessica Lynch And The Media

Bill Maher Monologue Nov 14, 2008

236.com: Election Day in A Minute

Nationwide Gay Rights Rallies Spurred by Prop 8 Marriage Ban

Palin Urges GOP Governors to Keep Dems Honest. Oh, you betcha, yah.

Bill Maher: New Rules - 11/14/08

Godless and free

Michelle Obama-That Moment Of Victory

TYT: A Cure For Aids Discovered?

President Barack Obama - Shocking Proof: He IS a terrorist!

Michael Parenti -- Beware the Doctors

FLASHBACK: Sarah Palin sues the Federal Government

Farewell To Douchbags

Bill O'Reilly on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart / Nov. 13, 2008 / Part 1of2

Ashton Kutcher's View of Prop 8 on Bill Maher's Show

Your Weekly Address from the President-Elect

Aha! Paulson Skewered (Along with Congress)

Bill Maher 20081114 Obama World

The Case Against Hillary Clinton for Secretary of State

Sarah Palin's Latest Press Conference Did Not Go So Well

TYT: Are Democrats Showing Weakness Already?

Report: Tighten reins on war-zone contractors

Group: Protect military’s nonbelievers

Online town hall to discuss wounded care

Trial ending for ex-troop accused in slaying

Sill plans warehouse location off sacred land

Indictment drafted in Blackwater shooting

Sonar ruling lifts key training restrictions

Hearing ends in detainee abuse case

The Rachel Maddow Show: Obama Drama

Housing opens for single enlisted sailors

MAGTF in Afghanistan gets new command

Col. firing linked to accountability push

Congress to hold hearing on F-22 parts plans

Air Force base to detonate unstable dynamite

Look for Air Force logo this NASCAR season

Heading home? Be careful what you pack

Turkey Day a bit pricier this year

As dollar climbs, Europe COLA will drop

A former flier is God's co-pilot: WWII veteran has devoted post-war life to spreading gospel

Graves replaces removed 2nd ID brigade commander

Police: GI who fell from balcony not alone

Airman sentenced in missing funds case

Soldier sentenced to six months after alleging rape

Officials release ID of dead airman

EOD airmen explode 1,300-pound pumpkin

Ex-Soldier Feels 'No Need to Testify'

Feds Condemn Blackwater Guards

JSF breaks sound barrier for first time

Acid Keeps Afghan Girls Out of Class

Rebel Forces Capture US Spy Plane

Readers react to complaints from atheists

Troops Execute Treacherous Militants

CT Vet Amputees Need Funds for a Special Bus

AF finds Problems at Montana Nuke Base

What doesn't Kill the Far-Right Only Makes Them Crazier!

Larry Flynt Is a Bottom Feeder

Diamond Mogul Meets a Star-Studded Controversy

German kids, activists destroy anti-Nazi exhibit

Love, tolerance go hand in hand at Israeli schools

(Amnesty Int'l) Israeli army blocks deliveries to Gaza

Chronic malnutrition in Gaza blamed on Israel

You Say You Want a (Green) Revolution

AlterNet: Finding the Best, Local Food Near You Just Got Easier

Photovoltaic raw materials prices to shrink in 2009, iSuppli says

Town buys five "Smart Cars" (Stratford, CT)

Wild horse thread in lbn

Your trash is no longer worth very much cash

Reference site for eating locally (crossposted to Cooking and Baking)

China shows big growth in solar power

Dreadful EROI numbers for new oil exploration and production

The world has never seen such freezing heat

Renewable Energy To Pass Gas by 2012 (IEA)

It occurs to me that nuclear proliferation is a very bad argument against nuclear power.

BANKS ASK FOR TOTAL INSURANCE FROM FDIC

Paulson the Bungler

G-20 summit: More like London 1933 than Bretton Woods 1944

My Son: Global Economic Problem Solver Extraordinaire

Bailout Money Used to Pay off Gamblers in Credit Defaults

G20 MEETING IN WASHINGTON: NECESSARY PARADIGM SHIFT

Economic depression possible, says George Soros

Peter Schiff Was Right (Debates Laffer, Ben Stein, et al.)

GOOD AND PROFIT DO NOT MEAN THE SAME IN ANY LANGUAGE

President Bush and the Federal Reserve Board refused

Don't miss this fascinating look at the Great Depression.

Republicans willing to have a depression - they can cruise through it. Won't give Detroit help with

There is a commentator on C-Span Washington Journal now

US debt hits 100% of GDP! Way to go America!

MoveOn: Overturn Prop 8

Great songs for Saturday

YAWN....yet another Prop 8 letter from the Mor(m)ons .. they're feeling the heat!

Human Rights Campaign Releases List of Businesses and Organizations That Supported Proposition 8

here's the problem: there is no reasoning with the truly irrational...

NYT: Mormons Tipped Scale in Ban on Gay Marriage

Happy Protesting My Dears!

My Str8 Uncle and his Girlfriend are attending a rally!

You know how fundies are always calling natural disasters "God's punishment"...

I will upload photos of our Prop 8 protest sometime tomorrow.

Greensboro NC Prop H8 Protest - link to pix

Denver's Prop 8

LA Times: Protests to be a key test for Proposition 8 opponents

Ha! We had 25,000 at our march in San Diego!

Oh, the poor Prop 8 proponents having their civil rights under seige.

Prop 8 protest pics from Anchorage

Finally, a Non-Prop 8 Thread: Picked up the newly published "Essential Dykes to Watch Out For"

Some protest pics, please add your own

collapse of obscure Baltic Dry Index the really scary, key indicator (London Banker: 11/14/08)

Boycotting = Killing

How come news reporters can't fuckin' count?

Welcome to the family, Wanda Sykes!

Prop 8 protest pics from all over - from the Join the Impact

Election Irregularities Surfacing Re: California's Proposition 8

UFCW And Teamster Workers On Strike At New York Liquor Distributor

Las Vegas Paramedics Are On The Verge Of A Walkout

New Bush Rules Narrow Family Leave for Workers

JetBlue pilots file to organize airline's first union

Worker, 16, falls to his death at Gwinnett Place Mall “no safety equipment in sight”

OSHA Scores Poorly With Scientist Group (along with EPA, Consumer Product Safety Commission)

Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Saddened by the Passing of Lt. Governor Catherine Baker Knoll, a Great Leader

Farm worker families put at risk while Governor Schwarzenegger's bureaucrats ignore the situation

Stop Bush Admin. From Gutting Farm Worker Protections

Photo: UFW Obama Blue at convention

Because we all need a snicker--

Crime threatens Chavez vote in Venezuela slums

Venezuela says may soon detain opposition governor

Castro says new president won't bring change to US

The Jack Rabbit Chess Report (November 15): Let the Games Begin

A fond farewell to Jason Varitek...

Obama says he'll push for eight-team playoff

What's with the AC-DC fascination in college football????

Even though this was published in 2006 it is still pertinent for Mexican candy in the Holiday Season

The Mummy Makers

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 11/15/08

A moment of silence.

Volunteer needed to coordinate the December prayer, light & healing request thread

Is anybody a fan of "Ghost Whisperer"?

Role of Illuminati in current financial crisis?

***AUTUMN PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST - FINAL ROUND UP IN GD ***

Some Anchorage Prop 8 protest photos

Fall Split Rail Fence

It's back!!! Well- that was short-lived. Obama still supporting a permanent AWB

Reference site for eating locally

Soup Hall of Fame - my nominee

Georgia priest faces excommunication (supports women priests)

Religious leaders rally to support ban on torture

Temple Shalom responds to swastika incident (MA)

Jesus Christ For President

Thanks for the AirBake pans tip

(Charleston, SC) Diocese: Priest wrong about Obama voters

Woman Chased Out Of Church Due To Politics

recommendation requested for a decent telescope

Clairvoyant? I don't think so...

Cross-post: No to Prop H8 Houston Pics

Cross-posted from DU General Discussion re: Great idea for *Givft* giving this year!

saw something funny..

Real News: Media giant (Canwest) tries to muzzle parody

FYI - free download on 'Strange Overtones', from the new Byrne/Eno collaboration.

IEEEEEEEEEE IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEK!!!!!!!!!!!!

Okay, I usually like Gail Collins, but...

Rules on Committees, chairmanship and membership

Is everyone clear on what the stakes are here?

JK birthday

The sound of a failing hard drive

Bit of light relief

World Trade Collapsing

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