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Archives: November 21, 2008

Another Noncombat Death in Iraq -- And More Lies for a Mother and the Media

CNN on Bush's "final weeks in office"...signin' baseballs fer the young 'uns, takin' pitchers...

Is CNN Anti-Union? Are Honda workers brainwashed?

Hey George!

Juan Cole: Joint Experts' Statement on Iran

Juan Cole: Joint Experts' Statement on Iran

Another guilty plea in Abramoff probe

Okay .... its silly season ........

The Former Attorney General’s Legal Bills

Massive Store Closings...if you have gift cards or store credit USE it

Destruction is easy. Building is hard.

Similar fascist pattern emerged to do utmost to save corporate business from troublesome impositions

I heard this song about Valerie Plame ...

What are the rules for deleted replies?

Ethics panel issues inauguration warning

Chris Matthews..will you SHUT UP about Hillary & Bill!!!!

This is how the Somali pirates are going to meet their demise!

Farewell to the Yugo

Selective Socialism for Corporations

So, Do YOU Think There's Going To Be An Auto Bailout?

Fox News chief Roger Ailes signs up for five more years.

Petland Inc, largest retail supporter of Puppy Mills - Humane Society

We're fucked

Rachel is back

Is Shuster especially manic and fun-having tonight on Countdown? I kind of like it. nt

The Case for Spending to Save Our Economy

Could piracy put us back to work?

kay and are

Al Franken has reduced Coleman's lead by a THIRD!

If Franken loses in Minnesota, I'm blaming "Lizard People"

Bush's parting gift


One sunny day in January 2009


Has anyone ever been so hated

So....what do CEO's of other companies/industries have to say about

Shout out to oldtime dfl_er

Wacker Chemie sees no decrease in polysilicon demand

Hey Fuckabee, thanks for publicly stating what the

Let's give Republicans political advice:

--Anyone need a FREE brand new car??--

I was forced against my will to go see W.

Nuclear weapons use more likely in future: US intelligence

Judge says Guantanamo inmates must go free

Congratulations W

President Elect Obama & Subject-Verb Agreements

That is it ... the last straw after everything I have done and now this .....

Why are Democrats fighting in the name of preserving jobs that have already been outsourced?

Public inquiry into Iraq war long overdue

Commercial mortgage delinquencies to double: Fitch

AG Mukaskey Collapses during speech BREAKING

Holy crap, I'm actually agreeing with Pat Buchanan

Iran Said to Have Nuclear Fuel for One Weapon

What do you want?

Anyone watching Countdowns number 1 story? My wife and I are sooo sick!

Guardian UK: Sun sets on US power: report predicts end of dominance

Turkey revenge on Palin

"It Continues To Feed On Itself."

We must develop/invest in Alternative Energy

" .... while speaking to the Federalist Society ..... "

Way to go Hillary! She would be a great SOS!

GM to invest 1 billion in Brazil to expand business there

Asia Times: The evil of the US dollar

GM's Chinese hybrid LACrosse:

I'm making this up, but can you imagine it to be true ........ ?

Asia Times: TARP flip-flop true to form

Dana Perino, unhinged....Pt. XXV: Like, who cares about a bunch of freakin' owls, anyway.....

Sarah Palin's heair looks like a rats nest now that she doesn't have the big makeup artists hovering

Political Hit-man has regrets

Psst....Hey buddy, wanna buy a bank?

Something important before I go read: Obama family's favorite pizza!

Sarah Palin pardoned a turkey!

Guardian UK: The Vatican's gay witch-hunt continues

Colbert's on Letterman?

My 10,000 post; DAMN I love this place!!!!

My 10,000 post; DAMN I love this place!!!!

CNN BREAKING NEWS: Attorney General Mukasey collapsed on way to hospital

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

What will happen if farmers can't get loans to plant crops?

Mayor Cory Booker from Newark, NJ, on Colbert Report.

China Says 19,000 Students Died in May Earthquake

larry craig is a creepy fucker / rachel is ripping stevens and the congress

GOOD GOD! can we PLEASE have an embargo on sarah palin

Whither the Republicans?


Families can't afford to bury dead

Obama's cell phone records breached

Suze Orhman on Larry King now..

Eyewitness Report on Mukasey

PBS: Steve Croft, Obama interviewer, on Charlie Rose. FYI. nt

Big cuts to mass transit looming in New York

For those who remember... 45 years ago... Where were you?

A reminder in this economy..Craigslist has a trade/barter section.


Sorry for another Palinism, but she is a freak in that turkey abbitoir segment. Nervous breakdown..

World Economy Buckles: Waves Of Selling In Word Stock Markets

DOJ: Mukasey is Conscious, Conversant and Alert

CNN: Obama on track to nominate Clinton as Secretary of State after Thanksgiving

Covering new presidents: the media's double standard

Yusuf (Cat Stevens) is the only guest tonight on Tavis. Think no-fly-list.

NY Times: California Universities Will Cut Enrollment Unless State Increases Money

Palin Pardons a Turkey in the Name of Peace and Harmony. THE MUDFLATS.

About that 700 billion (or was it 2.7 trillion?)

Don't blame me; I voted for Nader.

LEAVE BRITNEY ALONE (Except in this case "Britney" is Mitch McConnell, and he's havin' a pity party)

Southern education...more of rant

Poll: 61 Percent Of Americans Have Unfavorable View Of GOP

The last inauguration was hidden because of the person.

just figured out a way to avoid advertising from appearing in my gmail emails (re: google spying)

Military sets date for first execution since 1961

How the mighty do fall: Ann Coulter pitching right-wing stock-tip scams

Nebraska's abandoned children - the story from one parent

Huckabee insults liberals. Right back at ya, Mike

Keep talking,Sarah, honey. Your mouth is our best friend, and it creates our "truth to tell moment"

Another victim of the pathetic U.S. health insurance system.....

NY Times: Long Island Teens Charged With Hate Crimes

A long and rocky road ahead for US President-elect, Barack Obama

Question: What happens with the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform that Waxman

Bill Richardson would be a great UN ambassador.

Putting 700 Billion in context...

The Obama Goal and Hillary as SOS

Joe Scar accusing Franken of stealing votes in Minnesota... Oh, the rightwingers' chutzpah

Enjoy your vacation, Congress, while America crumbles.

It's official: Clinton to be named Secretary of State

NY Times: DVDs, Hollywood’s Profit Source, Are Sagging

"Big Five" "Chinese" Auto Makers

My 401K is down 50% since a year ago.

There are soo many different scenarios that could be conjoured up with this it boggles the mind...

New Goldman Sachs Projection: 9% Unemployment by 4Q 2009

Are vegetarian restaurants practicing anti-omnivore discrimination?

Isn't it ironic that Mukasey fainted while talking to the Federalist Society? Right wingers galore

Is the United States a Democracy or a Republic?

Dad's union jobs

Thousands Protest in Iraq Against U.S. Troops Pact, Burn Bush Effigy

Political skill or ability to do the job, which will take you further in business?

Andrea looks like she's about to strangle Dead Intern Joe

Too Much Stuff: How Our Profligate Consumerism Might Keep Us in Iraq

So, What's Going go Happen To "Joe The Auto Worker"

Do You Support The United Auto Workers?

GM selling at (1938) depression price.

Pearlstein from the Washington Post saying US does not need manufacturing jobs... service jobs is

First burn violators get warnings in Bay Area

Deflation. I've heard it been said to be ready for it.

The propaganda is already being catapulted.....On CNBC today, the bobbleheads were discussing.....

DEAL!! I'll take your warhawk SoS in exchange for International Nuclear Arms Reductions.

Iraqis hold protest against US pact

Why wouldn't GM et al push for universal, single-payer, not for profit, Medicare for all health care?

Do you think within the next 5 years, we will get the whole truth about George Bush?

Does anyone in the turkey slaughter biz know what the dude was doing to the turkey

Are Goodyear and Firestone and Michelin and Borg Warner and RC Delco now to suffer as well?

Craig Ferguson said Joe-the-Plumber signed his book deal ..suggested titles :

How come non of these Fools on the Hill are DEMANDING PAULSONS HEAD?

Joe Scar: Barack Obama is guilty of not bailing out the car industry! I cannot believe this!

Asia Times: The evil of the US dollar

Verizon workers put on leave after unauthorized look at Obama's cell phone records

Got on the Span this morning and....

Republican for Norm Coleman, says "I voted twice..."

Guardian UK: The Vatican's gay witch-hunt continues

CIA-"Systematically Engaged In A Program To Shoot Down Planes"

Sign Petition to drop all charges on RNC arrestees.

delete dup

Inside sources say Paul Reubens will be the next press secretary.

Inside sources say Paul Reubens will be the next press secretary.

Goldman Slashes U.S. Growth Forecasts, Sees 9% Jobless Rate by End of 2009

Hear about the Dubai $20 Million Party ?

Why are all the incompetent people making millions?

Why is Dana Perino saying that if only Congress would vote on the bail out

Dollars & Sense: S & P 314?

Stephen Baldwin and his promise to leave the country if Obama won ...

It is black and white. Support the unions. Support the workers.

Woman says doll has pro-Islam message

The Bush Legacy

Judge to Decide if VP Indictments to Stick(Prosecutor has tried since 2006)

I just got a Fundie email, titled "It's already started".

Give the money to GM, Chrysler and Ford......

Has 35 cent a gallon gas returned???

Hillary Gets State

It doesn't make sense to me to keep Gates at Defense if Obama is serious about his Iraq exit pledge

Ratbastard Roger STONE has some regrets. Oh. NOT his shitload of dirty tricks.

“Guantánamo and Its Aftermath” (Judge Patricia Wald's New Report)

For those of you who also suffer agonizing migraines,

FreeperLand report on Bush's G20 HandShakeSnubGate.....

AG Michael Mukasey collapses (LINK)

The Terminator takes the axe to public transit in Ca-lee-four-nyah

Just so y'all know.

Colombia Land Mines Toll Tops World as FARC Sow Them in Retreat

Waxman Win Called "Sea Change" For Climate Bill

Justice Docs Suggest Identities of Team Abramoff Lobbyists Who Bribed Aide

I feel dumb ! Where to Greatest Threads go when they roll off the page

Dear Red States...

Cleaning up the mess left by the current Administration

The ONLY Way to Sell the GOP on Rescuing Detroit

Mukasey doing better after collapse

I just got that "lay off employs with Obama bumper stickers" email

Have you noticed a trend toward self-destruction lately?

Could the Big 3 bailout be a political battleground?

Democrats have ALWAYS been more willing to compromise with Republicans

Can we get a list of every Democrat that praised and lauded Ted Stevens today?

Converting Dead Mormons Into Homosexuals

Richardson to Commerce?

Number of juveniles held at Guantanamo almost twice official Pentagon figure


Teen Kills Self on

I think the next DEMOCRATIC with capital letters movement will be conducted on the INTERNET.

Willacy County(Cheney/Gonzo) Hearings Get Underway

I heard that Obama will be the very first President to have a computer on his desk in the oval offic

I heard that Obama will be the very first President to have a computer on his desk in the oval offic

Turkeys slaughtered live during the Grifter's interview while she pardons a few

What used to be your guilty TV pleasure, and what is it now?

Did anyone stay at a Holiday Inn Express last night !?!

Obama surprises Biden: Happy Birthday, Joe!

Los Angeles: Metrolink and Freight trains don't mix

What Democracy? BUSHCO Hiding Iraqi Agreement Details From Americans-Iraqis Post Details On Website

50 Million Views On YouTube, Andrew Zimmerman Of TCC's "Bizzare Foods" & Denying Women Contraception

ACLU: Federal Judge Orders Release Of Five Guantánamo Detainees Held Without Charges

Will Bush import brush to his new home in Houston for photo ops?

Mukasey feeling better, checks out of hospital

What I See in Lincoln's Eyes - Barack Obama Jun. 26, 2005

The spirit of American workers out of a job

You're introduced to bush at a party: Do you shake his hand?

Here's why the bailout plan won't work.

I know we're trying to be humble, but the crowd figures for the inaugural are staggering

FYI: Colbert on Martha Stewart...Making Christmas Crafts....Up Next

I'm becoming an avid Rick Sanchez fan on CNN - Kudos to Rick

Bill Scher: The Growing Unemployment Line

David Sirota: Tuning Out the Braindead Megaphone on Health Care

Gas prices "temperature map"

Conservatism: Trashing Government on Its Way Out

California Officials Unveil Plans to Turn San Francisco into Electric Car Capital

Feeding America (America's Second Harvest) Food bank

Grim Economic Analysis

Cheney/Gonzo Porsecutor Files Motion to Recuse Judge

CAPTION the Carnage...

eHarmony on Wikipedia

I don't mind keeping Gates on

Vietnam and Venezuela set up 200 million dollar joint fund

What was Mukasey saying just moments before he fainted?

The tobacco pay off +10 years

Pet Store Chain Tied To Puppy Mills (Petland)

Pole Dancing Mormons Make Push For Olympics

Pole Dancing Mormons Make Push For Olympics

Report: CIA withheld information in shooting down of plane in Peru

Power-hungry Michael Bloomberg's approval rating slips.....

CAPTION the Ass-Faced Weasel...

Recount resumes in Minnesota. Coleman's lead shrinks further!

Great expectations for project Obama

Great expectations for project Obama

Victory for Precautionary Principle, Citizens' Rights in New Jersey

The repugs are already (laughingly) trying to hang recession on Obama

Here's an interesting question, sure to be hotly debated.

Electric Cars

Brian Dickerson: How climate change felled the mighty John Dingell

the oil companys need to bail out the big three. n/t

What's your first thought when you feel yourself starting to get sick?

The Bush GOP'S Fatal Contraction....

Miracle Pup survives hit/run

Minnesotan writes in "Lizard People" on ballot!

A widow has been killed by her late husband's coffin

Sarah Palin probably had to attend so many colleges because

OK let me eat my crow publicly

How's the Franken/Coleman recount playing in the local MN media?

Why do you think Republicans resort to just plain meanness?

Since the economy was only an illusion anyway, I vote we all just pretend it still exists.

Obama's Choices: Fear not.. read this great review of "Team of Rivals"

Do not pass me, just to slow down

CIA Coverup Followed Another Spy Flight Mystery in Colombia

Massive Frozen Water Reservoirs Discovered on Mars

One county is webbroadcasting the recount

Since *resident Bush has no desire to lead this nation during the last

"Midnight" regulations changes by presidents should not be allowed.

Princeton's Proposition 8 "Reaffirms Traditional Sidewalk Values" happened to that alien peeking in the window video?

Is this a news story?

A venti soy latte at Starbucks is worth more than a Citibank share....

Mork and Mindy Marathon on The Sci-Fi Channel next Friday!

Just out of curiousity, how did the bank executives travel to Washington?

US Dominance set to wane - by 2025? Global Trends.

ESSENTIAL reading from Crooks & Liars: "Measuring the Bush Recession"

If the UAW goes down and the big three stay in business

Let's Collect Information on Geithner Here, shall we?

Message to the religious right - this isn't just about marriage, it's about history

Well That Was Not Cool.

How to Bail Out the Auto Industry: A Few Ideas

Looking for Info on Fair Trade gifts

NY Times: Long Island Teens Charged With Hate Crimes



3:00pm: DJIA -10 for day.... 3:05pm: Geithner announced... 4:00pm: DJIA +504 for day

You have 5 minutes to respond to this poll...

You have 5 minutes to respond to this poll...

Wow... stocks skyrocket after Obama's treasury pick announced!

Worst Year Ever for Stocks: 'Irrational Exuberance' of 1990s Being Unwound-Yahoo Finance

Low gas prices are a last gasp effort to bolster the economy until Boosh leaves

WSJ Columnist: The Economy is a shambles because Americans don't say Merry Christmas anymore

I'm listening to a discussion about the pirates...

CNBC : Timothy Geithner will be Treasury Secretary

AG Mukasey Collapsed in 'Fainting Spell,' Official Says

Poll Data: GOP Fast Becoming Rump Party

When will PE Obama name a Hispanic American to

Feingold optimistic Obama will dial back Bush abuses

Will Pres.Elect Obama Allow Bush to Set the Terms for Iraq Withdrawal?

********** BREAKING NEWS **********

Obama Is Setting The Table For Some GREAT Thanksgiving Day Discussions

So Rush, who is responsible for the stock market going up today?

Interior Dept. Disciplines Workers In Sex, Drugs, And Oil Scandal

Bill Moyers tonight -Government Gold - the bailout

CNN headline Hilary Clinton accepts Secretary of State post.

So * is upset that Congress didn't approve a bailout for the Big 3?

Fred Thompson returns to acting, and...presumably...the comfort of the Black Lagoon.

A couple of afternoon cartoons....

Some basic truths about poultry processing- FYI

Clinton accepts Obama secretary of state offer: NY Times

Lets play DOW lotto: I predict today's close at 7395

Does anyone know if the Obama internet outreach team look at these boards?

Suggest Band Names & Song Titles for Joe-the-Plumber here...

Hillary's peeps say they are still in discussions

I lost a great opportunity to publicly say how much HEyHEY rocks.

A piechart that says it all

When it rains, it pours :(

Um.. I just got an e-mail from Jesus

An old man approached the White House

History's Greatest Conspiracy Theories - Did your favorite make the list?

Theory: 21st century losing VP candidate is thereafter cursed

Why do the HuffPost & DU allow advertisements from a Quebec SEPARATIST party ???!!!

Why Hillary Doesn't Fit Into Obama's Program as SoS

Why Hillary Doesn't Fit Into Obama's Program as SoS

Bush History: Long, Long-Time Bush Insider Admits Bush Involved in Deceiving Public 11/21

(WARNING TURKEY SNUFF FILM) The most important question in the wake of the election:

Stevens Trial Witness: I Lied About Immunity Deal

CBS News story about workers at a Japanese car company in the US

Obama taps Clinton, Geithner, Richardson

John McCain Battles Jackson Browne in Court

Midnight regulations:

Market rallies on news that Clinton will accept Sec. of State position.

Thousands Gather For Stuffing Of Giant Rockefeller Center Turkey

Malcolm X's Daughter Rebukes Al Qaeda Leader

The top ten most fuel efficient cars in the UK do over 60 MPG (the top three over 70 MPG) US=28 MPG

WorstPresidentEver gave us two NAT'L DEBT records in a single month--

"Too Big To Fail" = "Too Big To Exist." Here's how to bail out GM the right way:

Ahnold wants to work with Obama

Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT) comes out with a health care reform white paper

Hedge Fund Managers Should Unionize Too.

What is the difference between gas and diesel?

Jews, Chanukah and Obama's Blue America

Do you think the majority of the American people would support Obama

Dubai Defies Slump as Minogue Joins $20 Million Party

PE and Mrs. Obama choose Sidwell Friends School for daughters

What killed the electric car? A 7 year tie to the oil companies & a bad bet on hydrogen fuel cells

Obama, Democrats, tackle climate change while Bush adds to his poisoned legacy

Given the Palin / Turkey slaughter vid, is it OK to eat turkey this Thanksgiving?

Poll Data: GOP Fast Becoming Rump Party

Kick-Start the Economy. Bring on the 3% Mortgage.

An open letter to Governor Sarah Palin, regarding the whole turkey thing

Mormon AJC Official Draws Ire on Prop 8: 70% of Jews voted NO on Prop 8

REPORT: Bush’s Backward Sprint To The Finish

They named a high school after President Obama....I love it!

The Community Bank closed, 20th failure of the year

Family Research Council is pissed at eHarmony.

Cop: I paid judge for search warrant - Wonder how often this happens?

Roadblock Republicans Return

The Ant and Grasshopper families have adjoining rooms at Motel 6

Oh... I just can't wait for SNL to do Palin tomorrow...

Jonah Goldberg on Obama: 'The media have turned into head past the sphincter suck up to the guy'

LOL... anyone else seeing the banner ad "Free Grants for Republicans"?

Why haven't the Republican Party critics addressed.....

Sens. Clinton and Murray introduce legislation to fight for reproductive rights

Barbara Lee to head Congressional Black Caucus

With all the ranting and raving and whatnot going on

Not a clue. Not one fucking clue. You don't have one. I don't have one. They don't have one.

Domestic Partnership Benefits? They are after those too.

I Like Hillary As SoS

What Are D Chances That Pols Plucked For Obama's Cabinet Will Be Replaced By Ds?

Janet Jackson's 'Nipplegate' case could reach US high court gives Palin a free pass on OK-ing the Wasilla Turkey Background Massacre

How the global economic crisis could bring down the Chinese government

Hillary as SOS would be a good thing.

Pelosi, Reid Outline What They Expect From Auto Executives

Inbred Chickenhawk Freeps form Circle-Jerk over declaration that "We won. The Iraq War is over."

Thoughts on "free market capitalism"

Most important news story of the week (ending November 21, 2008)

A lot of DUers were advocating "revolution" couple of years ago

Acme Chemical Company wins award to fumigate WHITE HOUSE Jan 21st to Remove Sulpher Odors from

Franken Camp's Claim: We've Cut Coleman's Lead To Under 100 Votes

Sean Hannity Freedom Concerts

OK, UAW, please answer this.

Oh yes you will snurfle: Adirondack couple saves monarch butterfly

Oh yes you will snurfle: Adirondack couple saves monarch butterfly

Say it loud and say it to everyone you know. "Socialized Medicine"

Food Bank Friday! November 21, 2008!

If Hillary is SoS, would Bloomberg be a good appointment to senate seat if...

Pictures That Make the Rude Pundit Feel Like He's Dropped Acid and Stepped into a Shark Tank

Please DU this Poll

Heads up. Some straight people like "gay" sex. And vice-versa. And other combos.

Heinz posts 22 percent increase in second quarter

demanding that Obama charge in and prosecute bush is not something I support

Green Building Techniques Save Home on Mountain Drive

Congress Opposes Bush Pardons

Congress Opposes Bush Pardons

2 giant stock market implosions in one decade- DRASTIC changes required to restore confidence.

Lipless weasel Mitch McConnell sends letter to Harry Reid, warning him to give GOP input

GOOD NEWS - Democratic Underground 2000 spots better than DailyKos

PRI's Marketplace was just asking, "If CITI Group goes down...What will happen???"

Do you know how to differentiate which products are made in

A poem (blushing)

Watching the franken recount right now

10 donations food banks need most

PHOTO: Crazy Sarah Palin with her turkey

You can call me Al...

Ex-CIA agents speak out in "Secrets of the CIA" (Google Video)

Turkey-it's the bird historical figure Benjamin Franklin proposed to be the nation's symbol


Prescription for an “Ailing” Industry: Take It Over

I'm married.

NO ONE is making $70 an hour building cars.

Sidwell Friends School

The Value of Partisanship

Thanks for this economic nightmare, Ronnie Raygun.

Contractors in Iraq could face charges in earlier incidents...

Sarah Palin ruins Thanksgiving!

That's it. It's official. Palin is the dumbest person to walk this planet.

Paul Krugman's view of the next 60 days is scaring the hell out of me.

Alison Stewert - Any Else Think She's Great?

Huge Bailout Looming For Citigroup?

Indulge the furrinah's amazement with the US political system, part 2,908,578,905:

Buy a Toaster....... Folks I have your coupons right here.. just print them out!

Have the workers drained the auto industry in this country?

Have the workers drained the auto industry in this country?

Entrepreneurial types: What types of businesses or industries.....

How Do You Walk? Doesn’t Carrying All That Stupid Around Weigh You Down?

Canadian Seal Hunt will continue as usual (2009)

General Motors to Invest $1 Billion in Brazil Operations -- Money to Come from U.S. Rescue Program

1 million visitors expected in DC for Obama's swearing in

Things You Do Not Want To See On Your Thanksgiving Table

Whistleblower: Aide Reported On Siegelman Case To "Recused" U.S. Attorney "Every Day"

The worst is yet to come

dkos: The Quiet Transition You are NOT Hearing About

Santorum says it's time to "take on" Hugo Chavez

Former Regulator: Clear Fraud in Financial Crisis -- Why Isn't Anyone in Jail?

Behold, one of the biggest myths of the American Dream

Hold Tight, Hillary: Russia Just Got Scarier

No secret meeting, no poll-who here is with me demanding the prosecution of Bush administration

Presidents Kill People, Especially Bush (Featured Diary At DailyKos)

Single Payer National Health Care.....

Barack is showing guts with Hillary as SOS

Something is seriously wrong in America

OMG. How can Palin be so fucking politically tone deaf and obtuse?

I just want to blow a hole in this idiotic myth that auto workers are making scads of money

I just want to blow a hole in this idiotic myth that auto workers are making scads of money

It takes a crazy, crazy genius of a Latin to land an aeroplane which.... well,

Massive fireball lights up prairie sky

Army to execute soldier at Terre Haute Federal Prison (UPDATED w/photo)

You know, there is a way to give all companies a HUGE financial advantage that costs NOTHING

I hear Obama is really committed to rural broadband

Three new GM factories built overseas in 2008 and part of bail out money to fund a factory in Brazil

Senator Stevens and John Edwards...something that's been bothering me all day.

I have been on DU for one year.

Californians: Arnold planning to massively raise car tax in CA!

FEMA warns of "possible" catastrophic Midwest earthquake - WTF?

I DO know I AGREE with forcing eHarmony to match gay couples

Breaking: DA in Cheney case to be taken into protective custody

Why are so many here gleeful that the economy is collapsing?

Boy dies after using too much deodorant

Please Help (Iroquois)

What's going on with XM167?

Obama should put Solar Panels back on top of the WH!

US officials flunk test of Amerian history, economics, civics

Rec this puppy if you think Bush should face trial in America for WAR CRIMES

Malcom Gladwell is a great speaker!

"Who Killed the Electric Car?"

WTF is going on here?? Can anyone tell me? re: Big3 is ALREADY making highly fuel efficient cars ..

"The 65 MPG Ford the U.S. Can't Have" - Congress needs to CHANGE anomalies like this, NOW!

Somali Pirates in Discussions to Acquire Citigroup

For those who are confused about what single payer universal health care is, please read this.

Oregon Woman Loses $400,000 to Nigerian E-Mail Scam

Can Someone Explain Bush's Changes To Family and Medical Leave Act

I'm getting a delicious, local, organically-raised turkey to EAT!!! Post cooking tips here!

What is the Federalist Society ?

James Bamford: Israeli Companies run spy operation on Americans for NSA

Obama Got the Corned Beef

Four who tried citizen's arrest of Karl Rove on trial today. Karl still given credibility by media.

Believe It. Not!

From the good old days...

Hey Parche - I am calling you out!

Fukity Fuk Fuk Fuk


Ever walk by a street light and have it fall on you just as you pass it?

What Is The Best vvttt You have ever had?

I broke someone's gaydar last night.

A symbol of equality... because everyone should be able to tie the knot.

I Wish They Would Get This Fukin Auto Bailout Done I Need A New Car

My (horrible) experience on the floor of the NY Stock Exchange

So ... I spent part of the afternoon

November 22, 1963. Where were you when you heard JFK had been shot?

Is it OK if I talk about something serious?

I resolve not to be paranoid...

More inflation: "Regular" sized comics going to $3.99!

my eyes are HUGH!!!!111


I lost 30% of my pitifully small IRA today.

So This Dwarf Just Walked In And Wants To Fly To The Cayman Islands

I go online too much.

Dr Pepper to deliver on its free-soda promise

Why is it OK to eat fat people?

The eyeballing game

So. No one's going to state the obvious?

Something to get y'all in the holiday spirit

Shopping will be much easier now!

OMG I just agreed to rent the house I wanted to buy.

The Lord Is A Monkey... Cryingshame discovers long lost truths on Youtube

Contrary To What The Only Resident Of Delaware Says Genesis Rocks!

How many people have me on Ignore

I was wrong. Today didn't suck.

LOL! I thought my computer was possessed for a second!!

Why is it ok to hate tat people?

The guys at Blizzard are out to own men's souls

When you're in the mood to laugh, what kind of humor is most appealing to you?

Just when I think you couldn't possibly be any dumber, you go and do something like this....

I've Found The Next Oscar Winner For Best Picture

I have the spleen flu, I think

What's your personal normal body temperature?

I have the stomach flu, I think.

Hocus Pocus

Who here used to bite down of tin foil as a kid?

All right, this does NOT happen very often

If I had Bill Gate's money I'd of built a house under the ocean long ago

Who here used to wear a tin foil hat as a kid?

Doom came to my office today.

Ever walk by a street light and have some hideously deformed insane lumberjack cut your head off

I'm gonna let the dogs in, turn down the music, and fire up a nice dank bud....

PHOTO: 84 years old and he can still probably make a radio out of a coconut

Crappy songs rehabilitated by movie scenes, commercials, etc.

Who here used to stick booby pins into outlets as a kid?

keyboard covers

Thanks everyone for the support (update)

The Mars Probe pictures they didn't want you to see.

Why is it ok to hate rat people?

I have just computed an approximation of pi, with 1000 decimal place precision!

THIS is our Secretary of Homeland Security?

Speaking of batteries...have you ever had to carry a car battery?

Obama needs to get his ass down to Georgia and keep it there for a couple of weeks

I decided years ago that I wasn't going to get old...

Why would someone hate a person based on generalizations

My apologies to the cooking & baking group

I'm a bounty hunter

I think I'm becoming a miserable!

Can you solve this puzzle?

Anybody else love the game "Earthbound"? Just wanted to see if anybody else is into it...

What's your social security number and home address?

Feels like winter

Have you ever run out of quarters at a video store?

Who here used to stick bobby pins into outlets as a kid?

Sarah Slaughter

The United States is dense enough to use rail

Yeah... it was between that or Muhammed.

My daughter called me a hippie this evening

Odd question, have you ever killed and cleaned an animal to eat?

Michael Jackson has converted to Islam

Why is it ok to hate cat people?

"Nine Words the Wife Uses."

It took me 2 1/2 hours to get to work this morning. Normally takes 25 minutes.

Please Caption This:

My girlfriend, Kelly Brook, bought Mrs Matcom a GREYHOUND!

5 Sexual Techniques to Make Her Wild with Desire

Good morning Lounge

Worst (recent) celebrity scandal?

Sarah Palin Gives Interview W/Turkeys Getting Slaughtered In Background (Needs Music)

What was the last movie you saw, was it day or evening showing, and what was the cost?

What;s the best free anti-spyware? I tried to get Lava Soft and I could not find

Weird dream #89578:

MrLaraMN had better learn to read my IM's better.

Linton Kwesi Johnson "Fight Dem Back"

Need advice

How old were you on your day of birth?

As God is my witness, I thought turkeys could fly.

Booo-Booop Errrrk! Squad 51 and Engine 51 report to a structure fire.

Here's a little Time-Waster that's a lot of fun.

Woohoo! Bengals lose again!

Anyone else think Ross Kemp is incredibly hot?

Merry XMas to me

Who here used to lick 9 volt battery terminals as a kid?

Who here used to lick -50 Degree Metal As a kid And Have Your Tongue Ripped off

Do any DU'ers here shave with an old-fashioned Chain Saw?

For those of you who also suffer agonizing magazines,

52 Crad Pickup

Pick a crad, any crad.

Do any DU'ers here shave with an old-fashioned rusty meat hook?

God was a witness, I made a turkey fly...

I just bought factory sealed Winders Vister software for $5.99!!!!!!

Who here used to liberate kids and other undesirables by shoving them into 480 wood chippers?

Do any DU'ers here shave with an old-fashioned unrefrigerated 3 day old dead stinky catfish?

Kitten Picture of the Day for Friday November 22

Woman is unable to recognize voices, unless it's Sean Connery

IT'S FRIDAY!!!! Time to make weekend plans........ Me I am working on a house project.

In Soviet Russia, cow eats you. Or other variants. Where did this come from?

Question for those who watch TV: Thursday Night 9:00 PM -- ?

OK. Found the neighbor's dog a home, but need to find a home for a sweet kitty..

The thread to mock HypnoToad's sig pic

If they ever do another "Faces of Death" video - this clip of Sarah Palin can be in it

CASTING CALL! Rahm Emanuel

Really, Google? Rene Magritte's 110th Birthday?

Let's play some Five Crad Stud.

Did Delaware Put LynneSin On the map?

I Reached the end of the Internets

NoOOooo ABC canceled Pushing Daisies

OK folks almost Thanksgiving. You KNOW what comes next. ANNOYING XMAS SONGS on the radio.

When it rains, it pours :(

Poll question: Is gorn the new teh????

Update on my Mom:

It's Friday, people. Go crazy!

NYT: GnR's "Chinese Democracy" = Titanic (the ship, not the movie)

Yay! Today's the day Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince opens!

Is crad the new teh????

Mock my sig pic; I dare youse!

Dreamt about puppies last night

WARNING: Do NOT look here if you're easily frightened.

Post a pretend Lounge thread and I'll tell you to "take that shit to the Lounge"

Did cupcakes put KitchenWitch on the map?

Sweetest love hangover.......hmmmmmmm, great song by Diana Ross

Undercover officers use Taser on pallbearer (This just seems like Lounge material).

Countdown with Keith Olbermann

Did airliners put Parche on the map?

Pennywise and Bozo have nothing on Coco

Anyone wanna buy a debt someone owes me?

Widow killed by husband's coffin

I Invented the Internets

Wha' Happened?

Does anyone know where the calculator is that can tell you . . .

OMG!! I am eating a Big Mac.

My daughter went to the midnight showing of Twilight (no spoilers please)

fat bloated idiot...

I'm starting a cute

I have the toe flu I think

I'm getting really sick of people not showing up for scheduled meetings.

I'm getting really sick of people not showing up for scheduled meetings.

You Are Here

Is THIS your crad?

You Are There

Tasty burps.

Countdown with Richard Whitely

FYI. If you tell matcom that you didn't miss him during his DU hiatus

*********Breaking News*********

Do any DU'ers here shave with an old-fashioned single-edge safety razor?

holy crap! this is what the internet is really like?

Well, this headline pretty well fucked my day.

I'm starting a cut

Mrs. Venation will be home tomorrow night.

Shut Your Piehole

Attn: Guitar Hero/Rock Band haters - it could be ruining Nickelback!

You Are Not Here

Beauty Contest, vote for the sexiest Dem

Hey MIDLO! Wrap your eyeballs around THIS!

I reached the end of the internets and saw a picture of Parche and turtleandsue...

How Old Are You And When Is Your Day of Birth?

What was the last movie you saw in any medium, and what was the medium?

Anyone up for a game of Frisk?

If you were Scotty, would you ever beam 'just' The Captains Log into another room?

Thousands Gather For Stuffing Of Giant Rockefeller Center Turkey

Nothing like tea and cookies in the mid afternoon to make a man feel civilised

Did they just say Hank Williams Jr is running for something?

Welcome to the House Of Fun

Hey, DS1! Joey Fcuukin Carrera has competition.

I Have A Boehner

If you were Scotty, would you ever beam 'just' a fart into another room?

Good, and you?

Anyone Up For A Game Of Risk?

A mononymous person is someone with a single name, like Cher

Top 4 Adult Jokes

Jeezus fukin krist, the client that was just in, they had the worst breath ever

No More Bodily Function Threads!!!

Name That Tune

If I hear "Amazing Grace" by Il Divo one more time...

I watched a snail crawl along the edge of a straight razor.

13 year old arrested for flatulance. Yes, in Florida.

Copycat threads taking over GDP!

Mork and Mindy Marathon on The Sci-Fi Channel next Friday!

Good vibes for Odetta thread...

Who here used to liberate kids and other undesirables by shoving them into 480 three-phase terminals

Anyone Else Have Absenteeism Policies Designed By Crackheads?

Hand-carried assignment from the Director of Operations = good times for MrCoffee

Pick a crab, any crab.

Dear God, I'm actually leaving the house tonight!! For fun!

I... AM....

Why do people say "Your guyses"

46 Things That Never Happen on Star Trek

Favorite Keith Olbermann catchphrase

Why would anyone trust McAfee with their computer's security?

so there's a giant backhoe tearing down a house across the street!

Paging DuStrange!

This is kind of important and I want to share it with my DU friends.

Thanksgiving is almost here, so before I blow my or someone else's head off....

Yes, it has been way too long! We'll have to get together for drinks some night!

I envy the gerbil

Could you eat Turtle Eggs?

I just want to know that everything is going to be okay.

Probably NOT a good Christmas gift if you have cats...

Who was the last good looking president?

Anybody else glad this motherfuckin' week is finally over?

Apple/Mac/iTunes have maddeningly catchy songs for their ads

Need help with windows

Don't mind all that noise next door - that's just GD/GD:P imploding

Why would anyone trust MrCoffee with their computer's security?

We talked on the phone.OMG

Attack of the hungry kitty

Tonight, Tonight, Tonight

Who would you pay $4000 to shtup?

I've been thinking about relocating...........

Dissent is necessary to the UTMOST in any free society

Can I have some lounge vibes, please?

So I Was Just At This Gas Station

Now that our country will be found again on Jan 20, we can all afford to be LOST on Jan 21

Did "Don't tutch the but" put mcctatas on the map?

The lounge is kind of fun today

Could you eat Turkey Eggs?

GRRR, Minnesota Public Radio UPDATED their app for the iPhone, and now...

Hello. My name is Jimmy Pop...

If you'd heard an instrumental song once but weren't savvy enough to describe it in musical terms

Should we get a new dog?

Stupid Game Show Answers (youtube clip)

"Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add,

D-List Diva Ashlee Simpson & EMO weenie Pete Wentz named their kid BRONX

A new rule: "Amazing Grace" can only be played by bagpipes

I Swear To God, "Twilight" Is Pornography For 15-Year-Old Girls

*snicker* SURPRISE!

I'm starting a cult.

"Letter To Saddam Hussein" by Jerry Martin - worst thing ever recorded? You decide. (mp3 link)

"Letter To Saddam Hussein" by Jerry Martin - worst thing ever recorded? You decide. (mp3 link)


Post your all-time favorite Photoshop!

I'm sick and they have cut my hours to 8 a week at my new job.

I've been thinking about dislocating...

Post here your pick for DU's 'Sexiest Woman Alive'

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Fri 11/21/2008)

Favorite Christmas Songs

Need advice about how to reason with a raccoon

Post a new term. We'll figure out if it's offensive or not.

Did you know that ______ is a cover song?

Christmas Songs You Love To Hate

Michael Moore: "We're seeing ... the end of capitalism as we know it....And I say good riddance."

An absolutely beautiful game

Handing my boss money does not automatically put money in my pocket

e=mc2: 103 years later, Einstein's proven right

cardinal calls Obama "apocalyptic," progressives fear hawkish cabinet...

against forgetting.

against forgetting.

Indeed and in ALL sincerity, Obama SHOULD be listening to what we have to say..

Perspective For The Impatient - Bill Clinton's Nominees Came In Mid Dec 1992

Will KO be on tonight?

I DEMAND to know what you've done with Keith Olbermann!

James Clyburn says HELL MOTHERF**KING NO to being HUD secretary

XM 167 was just on with Rachel. Now they keep saying they are currently off the air.

----Cross posted in GD--Anyone need a FREE new car??

AP: DC Officials: 3 to 5 MILLION expected for inauguration

If Obama really loved America he would sign a law that makes

Yeah....Prtizker is out at Commerce. Bring on Gary Locke.

Breaking news: Obama's cell phone hacked by Verizon employees (on CNN)

All aboard the bi-partisanSHIP....

Early And Absentee Voting Won Florida For Obama

Senate leadership role for Hillary?

Remember all the drama leading up to the convention?

Pritzker backs out of running for Commerce post

Stonehenge skies today, vivid omen for Sun's entry into Sagittarius?

what is Rachel talking about?


ABC reporting James Jones as top candidate for National Security Adviser

DUers I need a recommend on this proObama article in a SW Ohio MSM...

Secretary of State: Obama's surreal moment from the past... Just amazing (video)

never mind

Franken Gains on Coleman Again on Day 2 of U.S. Senate Race Hand Count in MN - BradBlog

If God forbid, Mike MUkaskey dies... then what?

Faux going nuts! Now they're trying to discredit Holder by saying he pardoned a terrorist


AC360 Breaking CNN: Obama "on track" to nominate Hillary as SoS

Repugs are talkin' smack about less than favorable backgrounds?

Ok...On Rachel now...Malcolm Gladwell's.....

Obama offered Hillary the SOS slot 7 days ago...why the long wait before an official answer?

Obama's Mug on D.C. Subway Cards for Inauguration

For those of you who also suffer agonizing migraines,

Will SNL Re-Create the Palin Turkey Interview?

Hillary brings something as Secretary of State that nobody else can bring

Just saw the videoclip of Mukasey... did not look good.

Have Respect For P.E Obama and Stop Talking about....

CNN: AC360 Panel don't know that Obama Transition works on more than one position at a time!

Since the economy is #1 priority - do we have a Treasury Secretary?

Read this Redstone rant, or I will haunt your grave....

In Crisis, Opportunity for Obama

Hillary gets State!

Mukasey's Collapsing Video Up at Fox.

Was DU Crazier PRE-Election Or POST-Election?

Did you know PE Obama wants to expand the FMLA to cover elder care and your kid's school recital?

before discounting people remember

Bill Richardson would be a great UN ambassador.

Hillary Clinton has been offered the role of SOS.

Liberals are just fine with U.S. global imperialism as long as it's Democrats doing it.

Barack Obama, one of's sexiest men alive

I don't know when the NJ Gov election is but......

Malcom X's daughters are very attractive....

Questions concerning the concept of "Right of Center"

Breaking news: Attorney General Michael Mukasey collapses while giving a speech at a Federalist Soci

Early morning CSPAN2 viewing--R's Potomac "What the heck went wrong" conference.

Senator Clinton's likely SOS nomination and confirmation...

True Story About The White House

Help me come up with an idea for a bumper sticker that rubs in the Obama victory

Well Joe the Non Plumber finally got his wish--his book deal was for--take a guess

If Hillary doesn't take Sec of State, Who should???

Keep at it DU. This is a great place for discussion of the issues

Obama's Florida edge came in early balloting

Regarding Sen. Clinton's future . . .

I'm Not Sorry. If President Obama Chose Hillary Clinton For Sec. Of State I Trust His Judgment

David Brooks (NYT) expresses praise for Obama's cabinet but says it shows a Centrist Admin

Politico: Obama Records Radio Ad for Martin

Sarah Palin being interviewed while a turkey is slaughtered right behind her!

Man with assault rifle nabbed on way to D.C.

What are Your Thoughts on Obama's Current Activities?

Adviser says Fred Thompson plans return to acting!

PhotoShop I'd like to see...

Let me put this bluntly: Declaring open war against repubs and the right

Re: The Clinton Nomination

Politico: Obama aides are now saying Clinton will be offered SOS


"Virtually the only Democrats under 65 who know these things are Clinton administration veterans."

Obama Transition Said to Consider a ‘Prepack’ Auto Bankruptcy

President Elect Obama has been doing a fine job with his cabinet appointments

Obama's Cabinet Picks DO Represent Change

Chris Matthews: Obama's Choice Of Hillary For SOS Proves He's A Christian

Pres. Elect Obama Has a Fathead

Palin was ASKED if it was OK to slaughter turkeys in the background. Her response? "No worries"

Palin was ASKED if it was OK to slaughter turkeys in the background. Her response? "No worries"

I can't believe Obama is really gonna do this.

KS-Sen, KS-Gov: Statewide Recruitment Thread

Franken Has Narrowed The Gap To 136!

So there's a guy on MSNBC from the Heritage Foundation predicting

Can we please refrain from saying "What, you think you know more than Obama?"

So will we see Tina Fey and Joe the Turkey Slaughterer on SNL this weekend?

John Nichols: Obama and Biden bode well for Constitution

A conservative, Hugh Hewitt, is worried about this possible Dem tactic in 2012

Political cartoonist Tony Auth on Al Qaeda's Zawahiri's rantings

Am I missing something RE: the Minnesota recount?

Obama/Biden 2012!

I have a question about Warren Buffet?

Could the Minnesota Senatorial election end up in a runoff? Read this before you say no.

Another Article about James Jones close to being named National Security Adviser

Meet (probable) Obama CIA Director (or Director of National Intelligence?) John O. Brennan

Good News! We will never go into a recession in 2008-2009

My Grand Unified Theory Of Obama

Will an Obama/Clinton face on foreign policy make it easier to sell U.S. military action

I have never met Hillary Clinton

"Leak soup"

The New Team: Stephanie Cutter

Obama has a chance for an FDR legacy

worldnutdaily says something about obamas citizenship and the supreme court.

Hillary owes more money to Mark Penn now than she did earlier.

Some Repubs are wishing Obama was President already?

David Brooks: The Insider's Crusade (on Obama personnel selections)

Who else does Obama owe a job to?

Okay, we need a much stronger State Department

Ok, it's been almost three weeks, I've patiently waited, and now I'm ANGRY!!!!!

Delayed inauguration date has to be fixed

Barack Obama hasn't picked any DeFazios for his cabinet yet.

Do the Pat Robertson's of the world acknowledge Obama's victory was God's will?

I think all Generation Y'ers will remember where they were and what they were doing...

Is it wrong that I find Huckabee mildly likeable?

What history teaches us: Bush is worse than Hoover

What history teaches us: Bush is worse than Hoover

Obama Raised Half a Billion Online

Educator to use prize money to take class to Obama inauguration

It's called "election blues" !!

BREAKING NBC NEWS: Obama To Nominate Sen. Clinton for Secretary of State

What were the final presidential vote totals?

Interesting List of Possible Bush Pardon Recipients ... LINK

*** Strange numbers in MN recount corrected ***

Napolitano: Send Guard Back to the Border

Official "I am really bored and like hitting reload on the Minnesota recount page ." thread

BREAKING Photos of Palin after the turkey holocaust. It got messy.

Jazz Composition called "The Decider" by Brooklyn Saxophonist Rudresh Mahanthappa ..

And now an editorial by Niccolo Machiavelli on President-Elect Obama's Cabinet Appointments...

Has There Been Too Much Bipartisanship or Too Little In Washington?

AP: NY Elementary School is Renamed for Obama

An interesting question if Hillary becomes SoS. Who does she bring along?

Have you got 18 mins? If you do, watch this again.

Obama Campaign Volunteer Steals Speech Binder, Puts Up on ebay

Hillary will make a Fine SOS...I'm just not looking forward to all the Media Created Drama.

GD:P needs a new name

Did Andrea say Hillary will be named SOS this Monday?

CNN: Obama is reaching out for Scowcroft

WP - Political Blog: Richardson has emerged as a "serious contender" to head the Commerce Dept.

Patrick Gaspard to be Obama's Political Director

Idiot anti-Obama fundie pastor in Kansas gets owned by CNN's Rick Sanchez

Who should be Treasury Secretary?

Wild speculation about Hillary

Would Clinton’s State Team Include Obama Thinkers?

Per NYT and Fox

When you think about it, Richardson as Commerce Secretary helps him in 2016

NBC NEWS: The Economic Team will be announced Monday

Report: Hillary To Accept Secretary Of State Gig (updated)

DEMS need to remember that the REPUBS only hope is to DIVIDE US....

"and then it was as if the Turkeys mounted a counter attack"

Breaking: Bill Richardson to be named for Commerce

My sister and I are planning a long-distance triangulation for the Inauguration...

That Turkey did not die in vain

Why Obama Wants Hillary for His 'Team of Rivals'

Buffett: Any Auto Bailout should be negotiated by the president, not Congress

The Leader of the Free World

A Haitian American political director, a female head of Homeland Security, a Black AG. . .no change

Why don't any of these AM radio crackpots the Right Wing worships ever run for office?

MSNBC: Liberal Bloggers Furious Over Lieberman; MSNBC: Lib Bloggers Over-Estimate their influence

thanksgiving: a rascist holiday

Fox is sounding like they know the whole cabinet now

President-Elect Obama in support of the Chicago bid to host the Olympics in 2016

We are having ham for Thanksgiving.

just heard on CNN....Hillary is accepting the SOS -- breaking news

Breaking CNN: Clinton office issues statement that she hasn't accepted but things are on track.

The more I think about it the more I like Richardson at Commerce

President Bush lags his predecessors in tribute. Low popularity may keep his name off sites.

So I'm checking out the new features of the iPhone 2.2 software....

Tim Geithner is awesome. Smart pick by Obama.

Obama & McCain "buddy" pics...

Does the Palin turkey thing remind you of a movie?

A lot of Obama's economic policies will run through the Commerce Department

Stocks Rise After Obama Treasury Pick

BREAKING: Paulson to Remain on as Treasury Secretary...I"M SERIES!!!!1!!

Wow... the market really loves the treasury pick!

Why HRC is a lousy choice for SOS...

What on earth could be the benefit of a slaughter scene in the background?

Tim Geithner Treasury Secretary: MSNBC Breaking News

Stop the presses...Arnold would be willing to work for Obama.

Uggh.. Franken has challeged more votes than Coleman

Gawd fukin damnit, i am so pissed off right now



Report: Clinton accepts SoS offer

What about David Plouffe? Has he been named to anything? Just curious. nt

I'm willing to be Secretary of State

What about Caroline Kennedy as Ambassador to

This is why Obama wants Hillary

Regarding Brent Scowcroft

Was the Palin turkey thing initially just being filmed by local news channels?

Let's not get too worked up about this...

MOTHERF**KING CNN blames PRESIDENT ELECT OBAMA for "not taking the lead in the economy"

Can Somebody Please Post The "Chill Out- I Got This Picture"?

So where is....

So where is....

Future democratic presidential contenders?

Will Clinton outshine VPE Biden


Senator Durbin asking Obama to renominate Patrick Fitzgerald as Chicago's U.S. attorney

Article: Who is Timothy Geithner?

Whatever hapened to Wes Clark?

Will Hillary still think talking to our Enemies is naive when she is expected to do it??

What about Richardson?

The only change I want to see in Washington is

Breaking: Joe Lieberman Named Secretary of Scatology

Obama is Going to Regret Making Hillary SOS

It takes a special kind of stupid to pass judgment on the Obama administration

Résumés for Obama Administration Jobs Surpass 200,000

Meet (presumed) Obama National Security Advisor James L. Jones

Cheney's man to head CIA?

Just a friendly FYI:

Name replacement Senators.

CNN: Hillary is almost nearly on the verge of sort of being considered for vetting as Obama's SoS!

Shuster: " We delayed the story about the turkeys because of

Most annoying recent trend in GD P

LOL!! Tweety about Sarah's Turkeygate: It's like Libby getting a pardon

Did you just here that thud? That was Mitch McConnell tossing Bush under the bus!!

Hell, it's not like Obama will be calling me for my opinion about his Adminstration appointments.

JFK on liberalism (since some folks around here could use a refresher)

I wonder why we're hearing about all these Cabinet picks

So if John McCain were president I wonder who his SoS would be....

How about Hilary for the Supreme Court? I'm sure President Obama

Obama makes the smart pick: Dow goes wild

Reading this place the last week or so.

Meet Tim Geithner

OH MY GOD! Geithner was in the Clinton administration?!?!?!?! How is this change???

We're DOOMED: Possible Obama National Security Advisor James L. Jones speaks Fluent French!

If millions could not make it to DC to stop the war or save the Constitution, why are so many

So, do you think President Obama will put a stop to the government spying on the people?

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

As long as we're on an AC/DC them, let's....

I must say that the Sarah Turkey film was one of the funniest things I've ever seen.

The Federal Reserver Is At The Root Of All Economic Problems, So Why In Hell Do You Pick Someone ...

Who Is Jim Jones?

Yuck: iPod Video Case Skin - Abraham Obama!

Three Senators now needing replacing.

Dear '3 Auto making Companies' I need a good electric car!!!

I would like to point out that that one time DU fave, John Edwards

Is there anybody here who actually WANTS us to bomb Pakistan or Iran?

Chris Matthew is an ASS. Calling Obama's appointees 4 HORSEMEN OF THE APPOCOLYPSE

Look if we're going to site an AC/DC song for President Obama's....

Obama's Choices: Fear not.. read this great review of "Team of Rivals"

The Choices to serve out Hillary's Senate term are pretty amazing

The first actually damaging leak just came out, re: Summers and Bernanke

after the primary, there was lots of predictions that Hillary would fuck up Barack's campaign

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

The night of long knives was one of history's most dramatic gay-bashing incidents

David Gregory got flattened by the member of his panel: Buchanan, O'Donnell and the lady from Salon.

Oh, woe is me, sez Repub. strategist John Feehery (just saw on CSPAN from yesterday)

When are the dead-enders going to wise up to the fact....

NBC: Secretary of Commerce = BILL RICHARDSON!

"I want to be reincarnated as the fucking Bond Market!" -- James Carville in 1992

Obama Marriage Body Language: One Aspect We Should All Emulate

PHOTOS How could Barack & Hillary work together? Jeez, the mutual hate!

President-Elect Obama's Urban Policy and Poverty Agenda is FUCKING OUTSTANDING!

I'm so eager to hear if Colin Powell will be our Sec. of Defense.

Please, Skinner, can we have a PIE emoticon?

People who are complaining about Obama's Cabinet Picks should go to

Patterson to Tap Bill Clinton to Replace Hillary

Do you think Obama and the Dem congress will balance the federal budget?

What skeleton should prevent anybody from serving the President in his/her Cabinet?

I am thrilled by Obama -- But I aint gonna drink the same old "centrist" Kool Aid

How do you feel about Obama's performance so far as president-elect?

Barack Obama is NOT William Jefferson Clinton!

Stupid David Gregory: "Bill Richardson as Commerce is a cheerleader and fundraiser...

Assuming a strong stomach, think back to that dark and rainy day....

CNN - Developing Story: Hillary Clinton is in talks...“reports beyond that are premature,”

OMG!!1! Geithner hates women! He said so 10 years ago

Barack Obama has EARNED our trust many times over.

So, what happens to Gen. Wesley Clark and Susan Rice?

Could Hillary run in 2016 if she was serving as Secretary of State?

I Just Have to Say, Obama is Hiring the Big Guns!

The five stages of grief (Hillary as SoS).

Breaking: Timothy Geithner for Treasury

Why are everybody's panties all in a bunch?

Shiite protesters burn Bush effigy in Baghdad square to protest security pact.

This is so awesome, it made me cry!

A New Wind Is Blowing in Chicago: "So long, Crawford, Texas."

A New Wind Is Blowing in Chicago: "So long, Crawford, Texas."

The insane asylum known as Jim Robinson's FreeRepublic....

Here's a bone Obama could throw progressives: Howard Dean

Here's a bone Obama could throw progressives: Howard Dean

Heads up: Doris Goodwin, author of Team of Rivals, up next on C-Span

Obama makes public stop in Chicago

I'm willing to bet if Obama picked you, I could find something in your past that would make you

Charlie Rose 11/20/08 - 60 Minutes' Steve Kroft on Obama's extraordinary intelligence-VIDEO

The QUIET Transition You are NOT Hearing About

Bill WILL keep his mouth shut

President Obama likely to return Monetary Policy to the Gold Standard

my middle name is

Markets soaring!! Geithner effect.

Obama issued bench warrant by city of Memphis!

That Franken/Coleman recount site is driving me CRAZY!!!!

Where is Obama going to build his Ranch? and what is he going to name it?

Yahoo has a very cool series of photos of Presidential children

Did We Just Elect A Clinton Administration?

Who cares about SOS? Where's our Treasury Secretary?!

Deal with it......

What will Obama's DU name be?

DU translated for centrist readers.

Clinton accepts Obama secretary of state offer: NY Times

CNN: Jones leading choice for national security advisor

Progressives Left Out In The Cold -- (Christopher Hayes - The Nation)


Barack Obama Is Building A Superb Cabinet

How many would actually have voted for McCain over Clinton II (whatever that means)?

Sorry but picking Clinton has disaster written all over it..

Janet Napoliano: 1st Gay cabinet member?

This will surprise some of you

Liberal and Progressive = Centrist

The Republican Party in its Last Throes...who woulda thought...Damn..In our life time too

Was the deal made long ago and this "drama" all just for show?

DU's Night of the Long Knives

As one who doesn't LOVE the idea of Hillary Clinton as are some thoughts......

The Official "Hillary will be a great SOS" Thread! Come in and show your support!

PHOTOS The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades.

The Obamas have selected Sidwell Friends

Hilarious TI-Obama video

Rachel Maddow: Franken losing recount, down over 30,000 votes.

To all those who worked for Obama to keep Hillary from controlling Foreign Policy....

NEWSFLASH: Barack and Hillary are on the same side.

SHOCKING Globe exclusive! Chimpy battling depression!

Let him ACTUALLY be President before bitching, please.

Oh, my - did you see the Palin interview with the turkeys being killed behind her?

Breaking: Bill Richardson could be tapped for Commerce Secretary

I'd like to suggest Jim Hightower as Secretary of Agriculture.

Lizard People?? - What's up w/the comedian(s) in Minnesota??

PHOTOS Obama goes sandwich shopping in Chicago (Nov 21) Updated - more pics added

Here's one reason why Geithner is a great choice:

Rep. Raul M. Grijalva the Interior Secretary?

Rep. Raul M. Grijalva the Interior Secretary?

I remember you from the General Election.



Left Out: Would it kill Obama to have an actual hottie or two in his cabinet?

**Please Help Send a Request to the Obama Transition Team**

As long as we're on an AC/DC theme, let's.....

Left Out: Would it kill Obama to have an actual progressive or two in his cabinet?

Kerry "Will lead panel that thrust him to fame in '71"

Citigroup May Seek Merger as Stock Plunges Further

Democratic leaders demand business plan before auto aid vote

Beau Biden ships out to Iraq

Contractors in Iraq could face charges in earlier incidents

BREAKING: Franken Gains on Coleman Again on Day 2 of U.S. Senate Race Hand Count in MN

Violence against gays a problem in Amsterdam

China fund in talks for stake in AIG unit: report

Central bankers wary of deflation

Judge Orders Release of 5 Guantanamo Prisoners

Breaking: Attorney General Mukasey Collapses

Obama plans to nominate Clinton for top diplomat (Offer confirmed by Obama Adviser)

Ecuador Audit Calls for Default on Debt

New Bush Administration Rule Would Discount Global Warming as Risk Factor for Endangered Species

Associated Press to slash 10 percent of staff

Verizon employees hack Obama records

Clinton Set to Be Nominated as Secretary of State

Argentine pension takeover passed

Afghanistan: Truck Bombing in East Kills 3 People

Bush effigy burned in anti-US protest in Baghdad

Garbled Report on Sichuan Death Toll Revives Pain

China cracks down in Tibet, exiles say

At least 10 die in Pakistan blast

Government warns of "catastrophic" U.S. quake

Japan begins manhunt after stabbing deaths

Chinese journalist sentenced to 3 years

Argentine Stocks Threatened by State Seizure of Biggest Holders

Burma comic jailed for 45 years

Russian MPs vote for longer presidency

Michigan jobless rate soars to 9.3%

UPDATE 2- US clout down, risks up by 2025 -intel outlook

Theatre Rhino Secedes from California (GLAAD Company to Hold Ceremony Today)

Children dying in Haiti, victims of food crisis

Poll Data: GOP Fast Becoming Rump Party

More U.S. soldiers seek substance abuse help

OPEC Should Act To Boost Oil Price - Libyan Oil Head

Top (Republican) Lobbyists Drawn in Abramoff Probe

NBC News: Obama to announce economic team Monday in effort to calm markets

New York Fed President Tim Geithner Expected to Be Named Treasury Secretary

3 Iraqis Killed, 19 Others Injured in Baghdad Bomb Attacks

US Military to proceed with execution

Buffett says automakers need bailout or bankruptcy

GM to return two leased jets amid criticism

Clinton accepts Obama secretary of state offer: NY Times

Top US Republican says Obama 'off to a good start' (McConnell happy to see Bush leaving)

Verizon Staff Viewed Obama's Account

US officials flunk test of Amerian history, economics, civics

Obama Team Said to Explore `Prepack' Auto Bankruptcy

Top official meets rioters as China seeks stability

Bill Richardson Nominated for Commerce Secretary, Timothy Geithner to Head Treasury

Bob Jones University Apologizes For Racial 'Failures'

AP source: Richardson serious Commerce contender

UK troops to withdraw from Iraq in New Year

Stocks jump on report of Geithner nomination

Witness in Stevens' Case Says Prosecutors Influenced His Testimony

EXCLUSIVE: McCain adviser Black back to lobbying

Poll: GOP image goes from bad to worse; "The Republican Party has hit a new low."

Bush bows out, China assertive at APEC summit

BRIEF-Republican senator blocks US Treasury bailout program watchdog

NYC union leader gets job in Obama White House

Iconic Harvard Square Newsstand May Close

Verizon fires workers over Obama cell phone records breach

Obama weighs in on Georgia Senate race: Radio ad for Jim Martin

UAW may give up jobs bank to revive auto loans

Clinton to Accept Secretary of State Job

Government's Star Witness Stumbles: MySpace Hoax Was Her Idea, Not Drew's

Timothy Geithner - Treasury Secretary

Pakistan army practises shooting drone aircraft

Obama Transition Said to Consider a ‘Prepack’ Auto Bankruptcy

Arctic-Seabed Oil Claims May Quicken Under New Senate

Obama's cell phone records breached

Texas hearing on Dick Cheney, Alberto Gonzales indictment turns chaotic

Toyota Will Cut 3,000 Jobs in Japan as Car Sales Fall

Shiites in Baghdad Protest Planned US-Iraq Pact

Radio Host Has Drug Company Ties

Sun sets on US power: report predicts end of dominance

President Bush Determines Deal With UAE Would Promote National Security

Emanuel On GOP: "We Welcome Their Ideas"

Obama daughters to attend Sidwell Friends

Franken claims Coleman's lead is down to double digits

Bush takes financial reform agenda to APEC forum

Aide: Obama on track to nominate Clinton (as secretary of state)

Schwarzenegger willing to work for Obama's administration (Obama willing to "bulk up")

New Twist in Appeal of Ex-Alabama Governor

Attorney General Michael Mukasey collapses while giving a speech at a Federalist Society dinner in W

Florida Teen Live-Streams His Suicide Online

Obama certificate lawsuit dismissed

Unemployment jumps to 8.2 percent---California

Alabama emerges as foe to auto aid

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday November 21

Obama to delay repeal of 'don't ask, don't tell'

Indian teenager thrown under train for writing a love letter to a girl from a different caste

Leave jets at home next time, Granholm says

'War criminal' Bush blamed for global crisis

Nadler Introduces Resolution Opposing Bush Pardons

From Clinton Wars to Obama Wars

Frozen Scandal by Mark Danner

They're a part of the Island: Immigrants contribute to community

Ironic Federalist Society Collapse

The ONLY Way to Sell the GOP on Rescuing Detroit

Steny Hoyer: Governing as a national majority

US global dominance 'set to wane' (BBC)

The Fox Effect

National Intelligence Council report: sun setting on the American century

Doris Kearns Goodwin Throws Her OWN Team of Rivals Under the Bus

A Turkey by Any Other Name–Is Still the Governor of Alaska

Keep the White House Drapes--Invest in More Solar Panels

Sarah Palin Gives Interview While McCain Gets Slaughtered

Teen Commits Suicide On

Aren't VP's and POTUS supposed to have their assets put into a blind trust?

U.S. Stocks Rally as Obama Picks Tim Geithner to Head Treasury

FoxNews Lags AllSpinZone by Three Days on Clinton

Serbia bids farewell to Yugo

Citigroup May Get Government Rescue

The Hot Ticket to History, Unscalped

Digby: Vulgar Randism

Republican Approvals Still Sinking

Petland Linked to Puppy Mills

NY elementary school is renamed for Obama

A western armada is not the way to sink Somalia's pirates

The CFR Controls American Media

Dick Cheney's Financial Ties to Private Prison Companies

CNBC reporter says the rest of us will be OK if Mich and Ohio die

Michelle Bachmann's Urban Legend

Judge Orders Release of 5 Terror Suspects, held 7 years without charges being filed

Bush's Last Minute Deregulations...up to 90, could weaken rules protecting consumers & environment

Attorney General Mukasey Collapsing at Function

Saxby Chambliss Translator

Song for the Whales - How many more whales will die by Japanese Whaling

Swedish podcars?!

Attorney General Michael Mukasey collapses during speech

Sea Shepherd Riding the High Seas to Stop the Whalers

Mikulski: Conservative Ostriches Have Their Heads In The Quicksand Of Our Economy!

Real Estate Downfall

District Attorney to present evidence against Dick Cheney.

G-O-P Ditching G-O-D?

TYT: Michael Savage's INSANE Obama Idea (Cenk Breaks It Down After)

James Galbraith On Economic Rescue

Stephen Colbert on Late Show w/ Letterman - 11/20

Craig Ferguson: Barack Obama isn't so perfect.

Michele Bachmann: "This is Not a Republican Administration"

Sam Seder's Nightmare

Saxby Chambliss is starting to lose it

White House Responds To 'World Leaders not shaking *'s hand' video

Baghdad Protesters Bring Down Effigy of Bush

AG Michael Mukasey collapses (raw video) 1:15

Young Republicans react to Obama winning election

Countdown: Sarah Palin's Turkey Pardoning Fiasco

Joe Stiglitz: Gun at our Heads

TYT: Newt & O'Reilly Continue To Fight Against Gay Rights (Cenk Fired Up)

Army schedules first execution in decades

Carson to receive 24 Apaches, 500 soldiers

Gates details role for additional Afghan forces

Ala. publishes booklet for vets’ stress

Bush to visit Campbell before Thanksgiving

VA worker, 13 others charged in fraud scheme

Tricare Reserve Select costs to plunge Jan. 1

Problems found with Leonard Wood drug program

More soldiers seeking drug abuse help

Historic 54th Massachusetts to be reactivated

5 Coasties to go through SEAL training

Editor of Proceedings magazine fired

Navy limits Puget Sound explosives

Portsmouth Naval Medical Center bans smoking

Marine Corps Forces Africa to support AfriCom

4 Marines plead not guilty in murders

Police arrest alleged military impostor

AF mum on result of no-notice nuke inspection

Military update: Vice chairman: ‘Exquisite’ weapons are too expensive

Progress finally takes shape in Rutbah

Two soldiers face charges in deaths of Iraqi detainees

Holloman agrees to reconsider sonic booms

DoD orders ban on digital storage devices

Soldier gets five months for selling scopes online

Dependent sentenced in rape

US-Iraq Pact Ends Contractor Immunity

Judge Tosses Torture-marred Confession

Experts Say Army in Crisis

Army to field new grenade launcher

DoD Plans for Spending Increase

CIA Blamed in Downed Missionary Plane

Beau Biden leaves for Iraq duty

UN says Gaza on brink of humanitarian disaster

Former Aipac Staffer Looks for New Start

Palin Turkey Interview - Unblurred

Prof. Avi Shlaim: Settlements turned Israel into apartheid state

Senator vows to oppose Mayport carrier move

Interesting thread about the future of suburbia

Raising the Wind (Historic farm, Maine)

Dingell Buried

Australia govt says will not monitor Japan whalers - Reuters

Study Projects Average Daily Temps In Mexico Up 1.4C By 2030 Over 30-Yr. Average, 4.1C By 2090

US Southeast Needs To Boost Water Efficiency, Diversity Supply In Face Of Climate Threat - AJC

Concept for mag-lev installed on top of existing railways

Green-builders outgrow Greenbuild Expo

House Sparrow Numbers In Britain Down 70% In 30 Years

Chevron = hypocrisy

Isn't That Cute?!? KY Governor Sends Letter To EPA Protesting Mountaintop Mining Dumping In Streams

Grains, Soybeans Drop as Plunging Stock Markets Curb Demand

How Peak Oil will keep us from recovering from the coming depression

Unlearning Energy Lessons - Americans "Crisis-Driven", Forgetting Years Of Econ Lessons Since Summer

World's First Plug-In Electric Car Goes On Sale Next Month -- in China

Nate Holden: no bailouts without electric cars

UPS introduces hydraulic hybrid vehicle

New ChimpCo Proposal Removes Global Warming From Endangered Species Planning - WP

Peak Oil: Prominent Peaker Tells Allies to (Temporarily) Pipe Down

Quick poll-how many here believe Jevons paradox is valid?

Chevy Volt debuts at L.A. Auto Show

If the market tanks tomorrow look for Paulson to cough up some Big 3 Bailout money.

Best wishes to Mr Mukasy and his family

Paul Krugman: Don’t panic about the stock market... Panic about the credit markets instead

Alt-A Losses Outstripping Expectations, Moody’s Says


Citigroup is 'considering sale' (BBC)

What Big Three's Plea to Congress Probably Sounded Like

“Where the credit markets are trading, it’s all but implying a 1929 scenario,”

Automakers in Europe also look for bailout


Geithner to Become Treasury Secretary

Are we having problems financing our debt? US seeks 300 billion dlrs from Gulf states: report

what's the bottom for the stock market?

Roubini: The Deadly Dirty D-Words: We Have Reached Such Bermuda Triangle of a “Liquidity Trap"

Today in labor history Nov 20, Kills 28 miners, prompts union call for safer work conditions

MILK: The Website, The Trailer, The Film

Change.Gov-Gay Civil Rights in detail!

A little inspiration. . .

I guess we forgot Transgender Day of Remembrance....

Uh, not to pat myself on the back or anything, but I think I wrote well on Gay Marriage,

An Awesome Response To Newt Gingrich & Bill O'Reilly Regarding Prop 8

Vt. Gov. Opposes Gay Marriage Bill

fyi -- shep fairey's "love unites" is on sale..

Mother of 9/11 victim, Mark Bingham, unlikely champion of gay rights

VT Lawmaker’s Family Threatened For Same-Sex Marriage Bill

Glad to know my equal civil rights don't sit well with many DUers

They expect 10,000 strong at the Sacramento Prop 8 protest

Did anyone catch the name of the New boycott list

Pictures and Video from No on 8 in Raleigh, NC 11/15/08 (Dialup Killer)

"Could you sue a black dating site if they wouldn't match a white person?"

Here...this will wreck eHarmony - One for the straight ladies....

Vermont Governor Opposes Gay Marriage Bill

Why can't gay people be good and just sit down?

Violence against gays a problem in Amste

Rapper: Faggot, I kill every one of them

Rosie O'Donnell, Wanda Sykes and the gay marriage debate

Police escort Christians out of Castro (San Francisco: November 14, 2008)

Shimmin: Is boycotting Cinemark a step toward equality? (You might get angry...)

California Recognition of Cuba's Latin American Medical School

U.S. trade accords face change

Ecuador Audit Calls for Default on Debt

VIDEO of Pres. Morales at OAS Meeting and Press Conf. - Nov. 19

RIGHTS-COLOMBIA: When Terror Wears a Uniform

The Hugo Chavez Show

CIA Blamed in Downed Missionary Plane (xpost from Veterans)

167 Points?????

Freddy Adu's first goal for the USMNT

So, who does everyone like in the Jets/Titans matchup?

"Anthrax" Scare at Michigan

Is it going to take an act of congress to get the useless

Native Americans Pleased With Daschle As HHS Secretary

Hairspray linked to birth defect (BBC) {phthalates}

Extract of Astragalus and HIV, potential new therapy

Popular radio host has drug company ties

John Kerry's shares story about identical twins, one with autism, one without.

Discovered: Cosmic Rays from a Mysterious, Nearby Object

And this is what it's all about, gang

Weekly Healing Project #13 | Nov 20 - 29 | Gratitude and Abundance

Yesterday, Nov 20,2008, as I sat watching TV, a scorpion appeared from behind the TV,

Carrie Pratt, photographer

A possible reason why "gun nuts" are freaking out over Obama Presidency:

SUBMISSION THREAD for the Nov/Dec Photo Contest. Theme: Celebrating.

COMMENT THREAD for the Nov/Dec Photo Contest. Theme: Celebrating.

New video at Breadtopia for. Sicilian Style No Knead Bread

The pomegranates this year have been outrageously beautiful and delicious!

OMG you guys, don't faint but I'm actually COOKING right now!

Green bean casserole...

Societies worse off 'when they have God on their side'

'Grape' is key to fossil puzzle

Mars Express observes aurorae on the Red Planet

Polish tests 'confirm Copernicus' (BBC) {remains found}

Evolution question...

IBM to build brain-like computers (BBC)

Dad links Son's Suicide To 'The God Delusion

Converting Dead Mormons Into Homosexuals

We're number one!

two questions: are there viruses that attack linux? are there free anti-virus programs for linux?

Does anyone know how to get the Bubble screen saver that

What gives? I think someone has it out for Bryan Fuller

Are you a monarchist?

David Wade returning to work for JK :)

Apologies to the group for the biting sarcasm

ACLU diary on Daily Kos about Guantanamo

Who is The Phantom? The dude (or dudette) is a Kerry defending warrior genius.

The BNP list - the reaction