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Archives: November 25, 2008

And you thought the racism and ageism during the election was bad!

Ohio cannot cover nearly 500 million in unemployment insurance... State almost bankrupt.....

Which team has the largest corporate jet fleet? AIG, Citigroup, B of America? Or Detroit's Big 3?

The coming suffocation.....

BREAKING: Al Qaeda To Apply For Bailout.

A Cabinet full of Demoblicans and Republicrats...

A Cabinet full of Demoblicans and Republicrats...

I cannot possibly thank everyone who has sent good wishes to my Mom.

The dead-enders at Jim Robinson's FreeRepublic.....

VIDEO: Letterman's Top 10 Sarah Palin Excuses For Turkey Slaughter

Geithner called it in 2004.

Indonesian state weighs plan to implant microchips in AIDS patients

California Commission to investigate Mormon involvement in Prop 8

Geez, how far down the river do you have to go before you acknowlege

To all the voters that took this country back ~ This is for You~

Is it now clear that Milton Friedman was the dumbest SOB

Letterman's 10 top Palin excuses for Turkey slaughter scene. Hilarious.

Could someone explain to me how Bush was able to f**k up things so badly and remain in office

I just realized that Maslow's hierarchy of needs is baloney.....

Town Says Tearful Farewell To Native Son.....

A Genuine (I'm divorced now!) 'Thank Goodness!"

Indonesia's Papua Plans to Tag AIDS Sufferers

Which liberal forum has a choice in all its polls called "Pie"? Keith mentioned that last night

Somali Pirates Hijack Yemeni Ship in Gulf of Aden

If Adolf Hitler flew in today

The situation in America is, to a great extent, due to the elimination of investigative

Okay- this is pretty damned scary- coming from Richard Haass.

Do you believe that Obama and McCain collaborated on creating a list of potential staffers?

U.S. Pledges Top $7.7 Trillion to Ease Frozen Credit (Update 2)

Black Friday Bingo

Joe Sestak: Acute flaw in Iraq deal over forces

Is Tony Blair a Terrorist? NSA Eavesdropped on Britain's Prime Minister

Invitations to Gov. Crist's nuptials are in the mail (Bwahahaha)

$400 million for a fucking sign! Here citigroup, I have your sign!

Because it's timely: Mae Brussel's program (transcript) on Guyana and Harvey Milk:

Cops Sue Taser International For Being Tasered... By Taser International

$4,000 for 100 hours of community service?

Government plans new program to aid credit issuers

Conservative estimate for cost of Bush's failed Iraq occupation will be at least $3 Trillion dollars

George W Bush = narcissistic personality disorder

To some psychiatric patients, life seems like TV

Rapper and police sergeant among President Bush pardons

OMG Someone sentenced to listening to Barry Manilow.

They're already going 50% off Christmas things

Bill Clinton's Economic Plan

Leno just showed the Ron Howard and Andy Griffith clip supporting Obama.

Three things I didn't know about the auto industry (assuming this article is accurate).

Sesame Street takes big wonderful swipe at Fox News!!!

Surprise: Cops Who Get Tasered Really Don't Like It

"Let the eeeeeeeeeagle soar..." Bush pardons man convicted of killing 3 bald eagles

Last Secrets of the Bush Administration

This Modern World: They tried to warn us. If only we'd listened -- while there was still time!

Meanwhile back in Galveston: Oy! No pie for you if you end up on the beach!

GAO: Labor Dept. Misled Congress ("lied" to Congress works better)

Remember Jack Abramoff and the pallets of cash gone lost in Iraq?

The largest partisan caucus in the House, is the Congressional Progressive Caucus.

Zimbabwe on brink of collapse as outbreak of cholera spreads•

Circular Firing Squad: the Republican Suicide Watch

Daily Show: Sarah Palin's Greatest Hits (VIDEO)

wanna see something funny? lol

Click for details.

Luke Russert coming up on Morning Joe.. I saw him on a "date" yesterday. .

Breaking Up Citigroup, Fannie and Others

Leading Nevada Republican To Be Indicted

Bush operatives caught ripping copper plumbing out of the walls of 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.

Hatred eating Tweety's brain away

Commerce Department: Economy Worse Than Expected

M$M's WTF moment number 4,588 ...

Maybe this pardon will have to occur on Jan. 20th after 12PM

A caller on C-Span said Paulson looked like someone was behind the curtain

An Observation on Obama's press conference yesterday and the one today

COULTERgeist literally breaks jaw. & Martha STEWART cites broken prison system

COULTERgeist literally breaks jaw. & Martha STEWART cites broken prison system

Melody! Obama Taps a Progressive and Nobody in the Media Knew It

"Nothing is more important than affordable mortgage financing..."

"Get outta your cave, get into my car"...Bin Laden's driver released from Gitmo

Paulson News Conference coming up (10 AM EST/7 AM PST)

WP's Citizenship 2.0 - DU mentioned

We know auto makers are having a tough time of it but what about truck makers?

Cheney Helped Halliburton Hide Secrets About Dangerous Chemicals in America's Drinking Water.

some negatives on Eric Holder

Anger is one of the five stages of grief.

Coleman now up by 210 votes vs. Franken

WH: Bush "doesn't recall" spying on former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair

Wow...CNBC Dude went off on MSNBC. Contessa tries to shut him down.

I love the reporter that said to Paulson "but it didn't work"

Why the auto makers might be allowed to go bankrupt, but not the banks

News Conference today: Obama and Biden at noon

Citibank will still pay $400 million for naming rights to Mets stadium

Was this the speech that got John F. Kennedy killed? - 2 minutes

Won't Bush's Farewell Address to the Nation be a real hoot?

Well, somebody has to be shallow - so it might as well be me. Does the new fellow that Obama is app

Obama press conference on now.

For economy's sake, Pelosi needs to push for impeachment now

Is Harvey Milk still a force for change?

All these corporate "bailouts"

Surprise: Cops Who Get Tasered Really Don't Like It

How about making our own "Thank You, Sarah Palin" videos?

Here's What I Don't Get

I used to be against the bailout for big auto

The Rude Pundit: Fucked New Orleans (Crime Edition of a Series That Has No End in Sight)

One more night, baby one more night (Phil Collins)

Eugene Robinson: No One In Charge

Satire: Treasury Dept Mistakenly Bails Out Sperm Bank

Delayed reactions: My 9 yr old son keeps using the phrase,

This isn't the first time Citi has robbed me

Do Iraqis see the invasion of Iraq the way Americans see Sept 11 (i.e. as a wonderful opportunity)?

i just made up a new word to describe Bu$h... "Narcississy"

there is going to be a baby boom

Guiliani Traffic Jam

Forrest Gump Explains Mortgage-Backed Securities...

Report: Pro-War Group(Freedom's Watch) Going Out of Business

I'm glad Tiger Woods will have time for his family now that those GM ads are done with--LOL

another view of america at work

Hormel Foods Profit Falls 33% on Turkey-Feed Costs

AIG Freezes Executive Salaries, Liddy’s Pay Set at $1

Ro Rough. They are trying to make Lumpy cry.

Andy Borowitz: Obama’s Use of Complete Sentences Stirs Controversy

Owner says sunken "Pirate" ship was actually Thai trawler

Treasury may have to request funds from Congress

Say it loud, say it loud, say it loud. Our First Lady is black and I'm proud.

Frontpage of today's Detroit Free Press reflects the growing anger and fear over the Big 3

Damn Lumpy looks 1/2 dead and he's going to run again. LOL

Can someone explain the plan to remove US troops and mercenaries from Iraq?

Will Pelosi change her mind on impeachment before it's too late?

White House not likely to pardon torture officials, claims torture memos make pardons ‘unnecessary.’

Big Jump Foreseen in Ranks of the Poor

Karzai calls for withdrawal timeline for Afghanistan.»

Napolitano Offers Obama Pragmatic Take on Immigration

Breaking on MSNBC, Brennan will not be Director of the CIA

Larger Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Fines Ahead - (Halliburton)

Shocking news from Florida

What Should The Alan Colmes Tell-All Book About Hannity Be Titled?

Petition Seeking Pardon For Cunningham Has Just 13 Signatures After Three Years

Franken Claims List Of 6,400 Rejected Ballots

Tuesday TOONS part 1: The big Bailout/Ripoff

do you belong to any republican leaning groups / organizations?

Please support Gov. Don Siegelman's Legal Defense

"I hope the doorknob gets perminatly stuck in his backside!"

AIG Chief slashes his salary to $1

Please help NOW to get Jim Martin (D-GA) elected to the Senate! Obama is helping, will you?!

The symbolism is perfectly exquisite-Bush Pardons Man Who Killed Three Bald Eagles

I love hitting "reply all" on idiotic RW email :)

Natalee Holloway Sold?

Well hell. So, the big bailout plan amounts to freeing more consumer

Yeahhhhh, You're A Troll Ain't You. Yeah, That's Right, You.

my "bank" was taken over this weekend...

To ILLINOIS posters: When are they gonna bust Drew Peterson?

If the $700 billion was given to every citizen of the U.S., we'd each only get $2300

Miami judge rules against Florida gay adoption ban

What happened to the "under votes" in the Mn senate race? Prior to the recount ....

Sarah Palin campaignin' for Saxby Chambliss, oh you betcha, just gettin' the straight talk out there

Laura Bush is a former school teacher... why hasn't she taught W how to say "nuclear?"...IN 8 YEARS?

Home prices Plunge!

In Private Retreat, Health Care Reformers Gird For Major Battle With Insurance Industry

Who is this "Americans for Job Security" thats been running these anti-Dem ads all over the place?

Dennis Kucinich Interview with Russian TV

Afghanistan Demands 'Timeline' For End of Military Intervention

Sometimes I feel sorry for myself...then I see this...

TEDTalk Tuesday: Structure of the Universe

Right wing: Marriage amendments passing means something, abortion amendments failing means nothing

Busholini on Giving Terra Speech rehashing how we killed Saddam's Sons

558 dogs and 106 cats in one home in Valparaiso, Chile. The city has no shelter.

Colmes: "My work is done"

I was just phone canvassed by "Concerned Women of America."

Iceland! Thailand! Where's Next?

Don't Waste Your Money In The Louisiana Run-Off.......

Don't Waste Your Money In The Louisiana Run-Off.......

Caption this * pic

Arab dictators fear Obama's message of change

How many Nimitz-class supercarrier's do you think we need? Think 9 is enough? How about 10?

Left Out of the Bailout: The Poor

So what milquestoast liberal will FAUX dig up to join Hannity and replace Combes?

Any news on the Franken Coleman race??

More Shocking News From Florida

on the bailout and the ceo's. compensation--I believe that every single company that

Can the auto industry borrow AIG's lobbyist?

I want a bill prohibiting credit card companies from using all their

Skywatchers spot ‘lost’ space tool kit

Much to His Chagrin, 'Plain Old Barack Is Gone'

Dear President-Elect Obama and Obama Transition Team:

Holiday Stress Relief Especially Important With Economic Woes -->

George Bush really had Scooter Libby dressed up as a turkey

Recession Kills Travel Plans, Spoils Reunions for U.S. Thanksgiving Day

Administration faked savings to privatize jobs -- (what utter fucking ass-holes)

Palin McMoose is going to sponsor a turkey hunt for Chambliss.(sp?)

Not only does Bush not talk to his enemies, he does not talk to his friends either

Visiting Repub relatives during T day?

Any suggestions for a site to get the current popular vote count?

Rioting In Iceland?

The Big Dawg is back -- I suddenly feel more secure

Sewage Saturates Sadr City as Billions in Investment Fail to Rebuild Iraq

Lieberman: Obama 'about perfect' in Cabinet picks-------

Enjoy some MILK.....starting tomorrow

Governors, Environmentalists, and Health Advocates Fume Over Bush's Last Minute Air Pollution Rule

Feed America, buy Dr. Colbert's boots!

Photoshop request / theme: Got Pitchforks?

Palin Offers a List of Thankfulnesses for Thanksgiving.

Citizenship 2.0 (DU mentioned)

Citizenship 2.0 (DU mentioned)

WTF happened to the "clone a neanderthal" thread?

Happy Thanksgiving From All The Children Of Iraq

Anyone know how mAnn Coulter broke her jaw (now wired shut :)?

Fundies: eHarmony "sells out to homosexuals"

I Find It Impossible To Believe That Bush Can Pardon Himself

Which Turkey Will Bush Pardon On Thursday?

Former Bush aide charged with stealing federal grant

Nepotism for One World Govt. Lives! Mica is hosting for Gregory on MSNBC

Small Group Of "Former US Military Leaders" QUIETLY-DESTABILIZING -IRAQ

Independent filmmakers must get creative with financing

Bumper sticker spotted: US Flag and 'Bring Back Assassinations'

How Not to Pardon a Turkey, and Other Thoughts About Thanksgiving

I think I know why Paulson et al. are shoveling tons of cash to banks and zero to consumers

CBS News Pumping The Idea of Consumer Credit as the answer....

Traces of melamine found in U.S.-made infant formula: WSJ

Of course he (*) is drunker than Cooter Brown...

That's it. I'm asking for a bailout.

Why is Dumya getting loaded?

Howard Dean coming up on MSNBC/Shuster...5:30 p.m. (est)

Ann Coulter's Jaw Wired Shut: Report

Giving Consumers More Credit

ACLU Challenges Government's Authority To Designate Charities As Terrorists Without Due Process

Man accused of stealing teachers' frozen lunches

Bill Scher: Applying Mitt-o-nomics To The Citigroup Bailout

Florida ban on gay adoptions ruled unconstitutional

My prayer of Thanksgiving

What happens if things continue to worsen, regardless of what the Fed or Treasury do?

Obama's Health Care Team: They Mean Business

So our family has bought a 3rd car....a Toyota

I'm getting to really dislike the term "Progressive"

Assault Weapons. Crappy shot or little dick?

Woman Wins Date With 'Great Catch,' Gets Raped

Tonight, I join the ever-growing ranks of thanking the Mods...

Love laughing at the idiots!

Congressional Panel To Investigate If Government Was Out To Get Spitzer


Union Growth and Middle Class Growth

Union Growth and Middle Class Growth

Citibank thanks America for filling its begging bowl with a royal one finger salute. And Congress

Which political/economic theory should be given a second chance?

So.....Is Bush hitting the bottle again or what?

HIV carriers face microchip implants in Indonesia's Papua province

Bush Drinking Again? Downs "Pisco (Peruvian brandy) Sour" In Peru

Sources: Contractor for military (KBR/Halliburton) committed SERIOUS VIOLATIONS

Miami Judge Rules Against Florida Gay Adoption Ban

LA Times: Home prices keep plunging; L.A. sees some of the sharpest declines

Headup Frontline now

1st time homebuyers can get $7,500 tax credit that is actually an interest-free loan

I have been told I need to hold off on this

Take your Zamboni and shove it.... Individuals/organizations that funded Prop 8

for the next person who uses the word "Fundies"

Bush History: Taxpayers Lose Out-Bush Prevents Gov't from Negotiating Best Price 11/25

GM Covered With Giant Tarp Until It Has Money To Work On Cars Again

If you're still wondering what's going on in America ...

Here's what Ford's U.S. UAW is up against in Brazil.

The Bailout Of Auto: Giving The "Big Three" A Club To Destroy The Auto Workers Union

The S&P 500 can no longer be.

How about this- Hannity and Palin.

Number of Americans on food stamps poised to set record

I can't wait for the paperback

Roger Ebert's 4 star review of MILK

Anyone here think we have a bit of over zealousness in thread locking--??

KOs and the Coultergeist's Ang grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr management

This really pissed me off!

Thai protesters shut down airport

10 men arrested in acid attack on Afghan schoolgirls

Podcast of the CFR's round-table discussion on financial regulation.

As mortgages went bad, New Century executives cashed out

Quelle Surprise! 3rd Quarter GDP revised downward.....

Michelle Malkin

Physicians for a National (Single-Payer) Health Program

Wes Clark for DCI - Director of Central Intelligence.

Jonathan Turley: "It's an indictment, not just of George Bush, but of all of us,"

Did you have any of these 3rd Party tickets on your ballot?

screw the damned unions!

I can understand the vegetarian lifestyle, but surely a vegan one is a misnomer?

For economy's sake, Pelosi needs to push for impeachment now

I wonder what Krugman is thinking?

Chuck Schumer steps down as DSCC

Medicare For All (singlepayer) Supporters Prepare for Health Care Showdown

Caption *

Stivers-Kilroy, 2 other races await ruling (Ohio 15th US congressional district)

200 psychologists tell Obama: Say No to Brennan (and it worked)

The PBS (Petroleum Broadcasting System) Attack On Hugo Chavez

Bush Labor Department misled Congress in effort to privatize jobs

New FRONTLINE program starting now on Hugo Chavez (on PBS)

Barbara Walters' Interview With Barack and Michelle Obama

Why Obama is keeping Gates on at Defense??

Heads Up: Josh Brolin of the film Milk is on Leno tonight

Norquist: ‘The Economy’s In The Present State’ Because Democrats Took Control Of Congress In 2006»

Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit is the only guest on Charlie Rose tonight

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

President George W. Bush Grants Pardons and Commutations


i personally believe that u.s. americans are unable to do so because....

I want to know who will be in charge of awarding contracts for the new economic stimulus.

Question about the stimulus package Obama keeps talking about.

“A People’s History of Poverty in America”

The Freepers Were RIGHT! They Tried to Warn Us!

The Freepers Were RIGHT! They Tried to Warn Us!

Did Adam (Opie) Putnam resign his leadership positions? If so, why?

FEMA to get a facelift under Obama admin - - YES!

Interest alone on the bail-out money would generate $1,414/mo. for every unemployed and homeless

Any labor law protection for people doing the same work for less pay?

MarketWatch: After 'Great Depression 2' in 2011, a 100-year bear market?

All AIG execs FIRED, jobs outsourced to India

Who here has lost their job due to the economic kablooey?

Into the Dust - Let Us Give Thanks - to US

What do you think of the Aga Khan?

Coltergeist broker her jaw. How is she paying for it?

Claremont parents clash over kindergarten Thanksgiving costumes

At risk of Alzheimer's? If so, you'd best be tokin' up. LEGALIZE IT!!

Prince Doesn't Like It When You Record Him Saying Being Gay Is Wrong

Somalia, a US War 'Nobody is Watching'

A very sad story about citizens cities all over the U.S.A.

Hey Grover and Freepers

Women staying in unproductive relationships from lack of choices!

The $70-an-hour autoworker Myth

Council passes controversial bill on stolen guns

When did you pretty much know in your heart that Obama was going to win?

Report: Ann Coulter's Jaw Wired Shut

Huh. Pentagon says getting blown up by an IED not "combat related" injury

PNAC is Back as FDD (these traitors never give up)...

What Publishers Won't Admit About the Great American Novel

Help freeps are ranking down something i wrote...

My brother (62 years old) just called to tell me he was diagnosed with glaucoma

MSNBC: Hard times mean leaner Thanksgiving dinners (Many families lack the cash — and spirit)

Ok let's try another approach. Re: Guns

Florida is officially nuts: 13-year-old arrested for farting

Florida ban on gay adoptions ruled unconstitutional

Well, folks, should we pull out some of the old standards and dust them off?

Now I know why bush bought property in Paraguay

Remember this Time cover from the 1994 "GOP Stampede?"

Sneaky Fox programmers

The "Most Americans are liberal" Myth.

Georgia residents! Martin down 2-3 points*. Turn out can make the

Everthing you wanted to know about single payer health bill HR676 updated.

Tuesday TOONS part 2: Repubs...

Don’t underestimate the power of Sarah Palin

UAW's Ron Gettelfinger is on Rachel

Go see "Milk" -- but NOT at a Cinemark Theater!

Day 330 of 2008: 300 soldiers lost their lives in Iraq

Salt Lake Tribune: Prop 8 has become a PR "fiasco" for Mormons

Not really political but Craigslist for autos is beginning to look like scam city.

It is up to the Progressives in the House and Sentate.

Katrina Kids: Sickest Ever

"I have no gift to bring" - a post of thanks to my many friends here on DU this holiday season

2 & 1/2 MILLION Hits So Far

Coulter releases statement regarding health rumors

U.S. eyes 'surge' of over 20,000 for Afghanistan

GIVE THANKS!! Ann Coulter's Mouth Wired Shut In Time For Thanksgiving.

Anybody here hear of a comic strip named "Gasoline Alley"?

How can any sane human being not hate conservatives?

US is now officially bankrupt expect market and dollar to drop like a rock

Hank Williams Jr. Announces Senate Run

I would submit that Obama is no longer "president-elect"

"I stopped putting nuts in my sundaes"...SNL Alum Horatio Sanz Drops 100 Lbs

See the Poll the NRA Doesn't Want You to Know About

Nature: Should we clone a Neanderthal?

Not Clear. Not Clear. Clear. Not Clear. Then I don't know what that is. Not clear.

Background on what is happening in Thailand

Would anyone else like to see the Homeland Security Dept. dissolved...or at least renamed?

Need some famous Lounge vibes and some advice

We need it.

If we cloned neanderthals, would you be cool with enslaving them?

Rep. Filner: 'Culture of Dishonesty' At Department of Veterans Affairs

The puppies are tearing up the neighborhood!

Naomi Klein : Obama’s New Economic Team & Stimulus Plan

Talking Turkey: Ten Myths Conservatives Believe About Progressives

3-days and 11 pages later

Americans' Food Stamp Use Nears All-Time High

Barbara Bush hospitalized

Atenshun. Luv plants. Except...

Ford Plant In Brasil Question

If the American People could get *one* bailout, what would you choose?

Not-Quite-Correct Bollywood Translation

Spoiler warning

Any Human Resource people here?

Pardon me?

Alton Brown has terrible hair in the Welch's commercials.

I want to talk about some of the worst M-----F------'s with whom I've had to deal:

Is it egotistical to name your child Pope Philboy Julius Cesar Saint Augustine IX?

Good morning Lounge

Toot-toot Tootsie, don't cry: Dog is home

How nice can we be? Jim Robinson's brother Don Robinson has passed away

Debunking the myth of the $70-per-hour autoworker

Two shows I've been impressed with this season

Hey, Lounge...

Is Joaquin Phoenix Really saying Goodbye?

My dad's coming tomorrow, and my house is a mess as usual, but what most concerns

This is great!! Try will make your morning!!

So where is turtlensue? Still hungover from debauchery following the Redskins win over Seattle?

Ah HA!!! I have figured out Midlo's evil plot!!! I am on a troll today!!!!!

Photobucket help please

Open mic poetry thread.

TUESDAY ART: Menrfa (Natural Language of the Faculties)

Spoiler: "Legend Of Spyro-Dawn Of The Dragon" video game

Things that seem like so long ago but only happened a few years before your birth.

Did anyone watch "The Rape of Europa" last night on PBS?

I have FINALLY figured out primate1's evil plot.

Ah HA!!! I have also figured out DS1's evil plot!!! I am on a roll today!!!!!

How come I've been asked about a dozen times about my new Avatar, but nobody mentions the sig pic?

I let the gender analyzer look at the DU lounge

My friend directed a gorgeous music video

Someone has a crush on Mr. B-natural!

What I'd Like To Say To Other Drivers

I hate to disappoint PeterU's theory of God's existance but.....

One Month Out: What do YOU want for Christmas?

An absolute R.E.M. classic

It's a damn good day today therefore I will listen to Genesis to make it even better

I need a signature. What should I use?

Just in case.. Happy Thanksgiving all!!

Your life isn't being filmed - Truman syndrome

What Is Your Favorite Rush Song

I just noticed that I got 13 DUzy Awards in one week.

What is your least favorite song about white people?

Out Lesbian Christine Quinn to Fill Hillary Clinton's Senate Seat?

Does your Thanksgiving turkey need Viagra?

I always wished there was a list of people who have been pied

I looked, but no one seems to have debriefed "24: Redemption"

i'm stumped by a college application essay question

Third Thread of the day

Atheists, Agnostics, Skeptics take notice. There is a God.

Atheists, Agnostics, Skeptics take notice. There is a God.

This woman on Thom Hartmann is annoying the shit out of me

Anybody use

I let the gender analyzer look at Midlo's posts

Just shoot me...

What's that you say? The most progressive person in Obama's cabinet is from Richmond?

It's a bad day today therefore listening to Rush could not make it any worse

Anybody have any experience with snow shoes?

It's a damn good day today therefore I will listen to Rush to make it even better

Does this make any sense?

Hey Bobby, run down da cigarette machine and get me packa Marlboros, wudja?

What is your view of Sherman Potter

Breaking: LynneSinn to replace McNabb as Philly QB

Do you ever have a defining moment at work where you realize you're trapped?

BESTEST MOM EVER, Britney Spears: Yeah, my 3-year-old uses the F word, but he didn't get it from me

Someone's a serial thread recommender

As a public service to the lounge

Hey, Lounge... Post your least controversial beliefs... Controversially.

Just discovered HULU.COM...full episodes of TV shows online...SWEET!

Desktop for Groundhog Day fans

Just heard this on The Rachel Maddow Show. I can hardly believe it

Aaaaaah sssssss push it!


Are the puppies gone?

They still "don't get it" at Bostons Logan Airport.

I believe the universe is...

my gawd I'm sick :(

YouTube: "“Freebird” by Lynyrd Skynyrd As interpreted by stoned 5th graders"

really cool site

DC's "We might make Dick Grayson the NEW Batman" idea is a true wanker move.

I posted this in the MA forum, but not much in the way of responses

What is love?

ok, I admit it. I really liked Cop Rock

Dad raped daughters for 27 years - 19 pregnancies, 9 births, 7 children

Rejected holiday greeting cards: your favorite.

What grade were you in when you started to inhale cigars and drink whiskey?

Any Motorola Q users in the house?

I see the Recommend Fairy is back. On the same day both

What Is Your Most Favorite Thing

Who else is having the kind of day that begs the question: IS homicide really wrong in some cases?

Calling Matcom: ALERT

Best MASH Episode

What are your favorite holiday movies?

What is your least favourite thing about black people ?

Who here is actually a big name politician?

Is there any kind of booze made out of maple syrup?

Check In Here If You've Never Owned Any Make of Automobile

What is your least favorite thing about white people?

What is your least favorite thing?

Holy Crap. kentauros is the Recommend Fairy!!!!!

Check In Here If You've Only Ever Owned One Make of Automobile

LOST, the Dharma Institute and ABC jumped the shark...

I'm outta here for a few days ... Happy Thanksgiving to all!

TM is home for FIVE WHOLE DAYS!!!!

What is your favorite part of Thanksgiving dinner?

'Butt Bandit' suspect faces charges

taterguy privately pleaded with me to double my posting output.

I am going to "hit the ground running"....Tonight

I for one am grateful that Obama is going to hit the ground running. n/t

Unlike GWB, Obama will hit the ground running. n/t

I used to be a decent runner. One time, I fell and literally hit the ground running. n/t

The beagle just hit the ground running. I think she skinned something. nt

I feel sorry for glarius. Who's with me?

Hey, Lounge...

Wasn't somebody bemoaning the quality of New Orleans beer?

LynneSin Fell Off Her Porch and Hit The Ground Running

"Hit The Ground Running" Is the phrase for Today

Invention idea

Midlo Heard There Was A Sale At Walmart Got In Her Van and Hit the ground running

Midlo Heard There Was A Sale At Walmart Got In Her Van and Hit the ground running

Should lounge threads be limited to bicycles, ducks, and complaints about spoiler warnings?

I was Olive Gardened!

"What do you want me to say, 'Feces are odoriferous?'" WTF


So, if you were to receive $100,000, how would you spend it?

What Do Joe Lieberman And Midlo Have In Common

'Feces' is it a crappy word?

While trimming the hedges during hayfever season, I cut my nose off, and it hit the ground running

Wow, I have wireless keyboard.

Kickapoo Joy Juice

It's 3 pm - time for a He'Brew Jewbelation 12

Brenda is coming to my home for FIVE WHOLE DAYS!!!!

Does Walmart Carry Pedeggs?

Post your favorite "Holidays With the Family" recipes.

THE SHIELD series finale tonight! And I don't have cable!

I scammed a teen-aged clerk out of a cheeseburger at McDonald's today.

Who was the first lounger to portray Hitler online?

Some of my chocolate fondue spilled on my passenger seat

Artists/People who are good with color, help, please:

What are you listening to right now?

OMG! Licorice flavored vegan condoms!!

Man accused of stealing teachers' frozen lunches

Man accused of stealing teachers' frozen lunches

I think it would be pretty cool if Skinner's real name was Leonard Skinner.

Ok time for some mythj killing regarding FDR, the media

MS/Mac crossover font issue...Help!

I LOVE Thanksgiving

In Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones

The Unchained song by Van Halen has some great lyrics. Including Hit the ground Running.

What's your least favorite thing about green people?

I'm going to WalMart tonight to get the last things I need for Thursday.

I just had a pleasant exchange with the customer service rep at

The puppy-cam is cute, but...

What's your favorite Thanksgiving memory?

Jenga Tower Tragedy

Post Trivia That No One Else Knows About

Best. Fark. Headline. Ever.

Have psoriasis and/or eczema? Respond and be counted!

where's brandon when i need him?

CLOSE CALL at Chez Xema!

I’m Convinced Bad Drivers In The City, Makes People Assholes

Thomcat Update

I need book recommendations.

Why are there end lines on a ping-pong table?

Fred Phelps gang to protest at the Inauguration.

Who has the best deal for Hannukah Hams?



Phew , that was a tough game

I am looking for hot beverage cups for a Christmas party, disposable. So far,

I am looking for hot beverage cups for a Christmas party, disposable. So far,

Army Moves to Electric Cars

I want a Kindle.

Radiohead at Glastonbury 2003 - The best hour and a half on youtube

Peppermint Patty is SOOOO gay

I just saw a new McDonald's commercial. They are offering free cheeseburgers with a sundae purchase


how does it feel to be one of the beautiful people?

Sometimes babies cry a whole lot for reasons we will never know.

I have purchased each DUer a little kitchen TV for Christmas.

High Speed Rail coming to America - Kerry drops landmark bill

Internet piracy, for or against.

As a little kid did you ever daydream that you were a turtle while doing number 2

Non-alcoholic beer?

any du'ers in Ohio need a room mate soon?

What is your opinion of Cranberry Jello Wrestling?

As a little kid did you ever daydream that you were a turtle while counting your extortion money?

Anyone else have a crappy but productive day?

If lucky, I will see y'all tomorrow night:

got most of my Christmas lights up today.

Would it be insane to pick Detroit over the Titans

Kitten Picture of the Day for Tuesday November 25

What do JFK Jr and Wetzelbill have in common?

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 11/25/08

40 hours since my last cigarette

Mistletoe Makeover!

Cooks Check In...What you making for your Thanksgiving dinner...

Holiday Weekend **Movie Thread**

Well that's 2 hours I'll never get back

As of today, my apartment no longer has cable service.

i'm very fond of respiration

Bra for the boys an online bestseller in Japan

Pictures of my daughters wedding (links to pics actually)

Can someone link me to the original "mainly because half the people I was with believed it

So when you go to an interview

"Radio Free Europe"- R.E.M.

Animal kharma- we found out yesterday that our cat Siggy does indeed

Funny Geraldine Ferraro post on TMZ

I haven't been here in ages

How does one become sexier?

Is it "winter" yet where you live?

As of 12:01 AM CST 11/27, I'll be off the Internet till further notice

The All-time Greatest Female Rock-n-Roll Singer

Official Obama is the ANTI CHRIST THREAD

If I hear one more person say "hit the ground running"....I 'm going to scream!

So, what size is your turkey.

GD is cloning Neanderthals. What should the Lounge clone?

Does it bother you when someone helps themselves to something off your desk?

11,000 people watching dogs sleep.

Why Do Some People Hide Their User Profile On DU?

anyone watch the latest episode of The Shield?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 11/25/2008)

People who know about car electrical stuff, can ya help me out?

Looking for software for voice recording on computer

I did something really stupid.

Shopper clubs suspect with frozen turkey

I finally found Rabrrrrr's website. And it's got a game. A Rabrrrrr game

Why city people shouln’t move to the country

Ok, poetry geeks, what's your favorite poem?

Who else here is NOT a "Black Friday" participant?

Would DU be better if GD were broken up into about twenty different subforums?

Ok, what are some of your daydreams as a kid ?

My dad just called and suggested going to Cracker Barrel for Thanksgiving!

"A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving" just caused an argument in our house -- I need input

Paul Simon was breathtaking on Colbert

For my 10,000th post, I would like to say

I Just Got Into A Heated Argument With A Guy At McDonalds -- Please Tell Me If I Was Wrong

Question of the Day! Why do you live where you live, and why won't you live anywhere else?

The Final Battle: Which fast food mascot is creepier? The original Ronald McD, or the Burger King?

i got my new glasses today .. so pic thread time!

What is your view of Harry Potter.

Who was the first actor to portray Hitler onscreen?

Your favorite philosopher

Post A Favorite Classical Music Selection Of Yours Here (Video If You Can):

Cats can be assholes to each other sometimes.

Is beer kosher for a Chanukah Dinner?

Hey, Lounge... Post your most controversial beliefs

Am I invisible?

What is your least favorite thing about Black Fridays?

Don't tell MrsGrumpy, but I'm thinking of getting this for her as a lovely housewarming present

well here is a link to a new picture

Guess who owns a house in Houston???

Hummer tax break gets hammered

Eisenhower on the Military Industrial Complex - 2 minute video


Before it ends...

Favorite Thanksgiving side dish?

Name the first 2 records (any format) you ever bought

Who else is going to be working in the thick of "Black Friday"?

As there's no "Giant Robot" subforum, I'll have to post this here

The Great Global Warming Swindle

Sheryl Crow's 'Soak up the Sun' is one of the worst songs in history

Can people here, like, NAME their sources?

Republicans are so happy Obama will give them an extra

Completely unreadable today.

OK and from the totally unrelated file: Lisa Kudrow (Friends) is doing Nintendo DS commercials

Is it a conservative plan? A liberal plan? A neo-liberal plan? A progressive plan?

Just want to say that the economic is truly fucked up. We better cut Obama some slack, or else

Obama reveals rescue team

Hillary Clinton's Emoluments Problem (or rather non-problem)

Glen Greenwald linking to report that McCain is secretly advising Obama on administration hirings

White House chefs look for sensitivity, not a star

What a Progressive President Might Say (Melody Barnes writing in 2007)

Paulson who is about to return to the Private Sector. Is allowed to keep giving money to his friends

E. J. Dionne: Obama's E-Team

Yeah she can see Russia from her house but you know what she CAN'T see?

Two posters over at TNR's The Plank give their take on the Emolument Clause

Schumer To Step Down from DSCC; Menendez To Take Over

ATTENTION RIGHT WING ASSHOLE: Obama didn't buy this election.

Morning scab completely watchable without joe this am...

Friedman: We should 'consider moving up the inauguration date'

A November 5th flashback to warm the hearts of our non-Hillary fans.

Paulson talking now on MSNBC - watch out for fraudian slips....

Susan Rice Likely to UN

OMG! Is this that girl that got "attacked" by "Obama supporters"?

Just caught one of the new "thank you" sarah palin ads

"Contempt of Cop" A New Policy

Schumer Steps Down From DSCC

The Obama Bounce: Consumer Confidence Unexpectedly Rises in Nov.

Robert Reich blog: Citigroup Scores

Will Sarah's stump in GA be paid for by Alaskans?

Iraq Ally Lists Were Altered, Study Shows -( Bush re-writing history on White House web page)

OMG, Bush has another captive audience, the military. He's spouting

First the talking heads were saying "where is Obama" now they say "well, it looks like we have two

Menendez Takes Over DSCC

****Heads Up: Obama To Hold A Presser****

Obama Press Conference LIVE 9PT/12Noon ET

Bush Grants 14 Pardons

Gallup: Confidence in Obama 'remarkably consistent;' now at 65%

Wed Night: Barbara Walters to Interview Barack and Michelle Obama

"Despite Bells and Whistles, 'Office of President-Elect' Holds No Authority"

Wasn't that a picture we're not use to? A very young looking President with those two

My Discussion with a RW Nutcase about Guns!!

My favorite campaign moment and a proud part of my life....

'"Obama has a holistic view of the economy. Health care is going to be part of it," will green

Great article by Gloria Borger CNN Senior Political Analyst: "Obama takes ownership of the economy"

Any good sites that show the current popular vote totals from the presidential election?

Salon: Why Obama should end Bush's infantile response to 9/11, the "war on terror"

FACT: The coming depression is Obama's fault. Clinton's too.

How many Freepers will mistake my sarcasm in this LTTE for reality?

Last night i had a dream

Who told McCain to announce Napalitano's nomination before Obama?

Franken Camp's Claim: We're Only Down By 84 Votes

Obama to hold another news conference Wednesday

Female Repub congresscritter (didn't get name) said on MSNBC that Obama won't roll back the Bush tax

Fringe website questions Clinton's speaking fees

CNBC announcing gov't is going to buy up bad consumer credit card debt from the banks..

Biden, Obama fill more staff positions

Obama: We admit our mistakes

Random pics from today's press conference (11/25)

"I don't think there is any question we have a mandate to move the country in a new direction."

Proof that Hillary has been a DISASTER for many years!!!

We are inundated with trolls..who are pushing the Obama BC drama..lawd..they suck!!!

Need a place to stay for innaguration?

Obama - "Yummy"

Here's a sincere shout-out to all the...

Obama Steals Obey's Staff Director

We can only have one president at a time.

Obama driving a different car

So will we not be getting healthcare reform until 2010/2011 at the earliest?

Obama to announce national security team early next week...sources say..Gates and Hillary...

McCain confirms Bush is no longer president.

Can we not post right wing smears about Obama on this website?

BUsh Administration-is there a site that bullet points all the corruption

Obama's take charge personality is right on but how in the world can their be two leaders?

Missing Votes for Al Franken

Biden Beefs Up Staff

What's wrong with Ohio

How much time do you think Barack Obama spends worrying about the criticism here on DU?

SHOCK: The Moonie Times lies about President Elect Obama's Don't Ask, Don't Tell Policy

Richard Woolfe is trying hard to act more assertive on Hardball....

I can be thrilled Barack Obama is our next president *and be critical* at the same time!

a republic, if we can keep it

Get your free Obama "Yes We Did" Sticker by Shepard Fairey

NYT: Geithner And Summers "Have Played Central Roles" In Provoking Crisis

Lieberman: Obama 'about perfect' in Cabinet picks

What souveniers have you saved from this election....

Does it make sense to end the Bush tax cuts, but replace them with Capital Gains cuts to stimuate

Biden replacement creates blowback

Presidential Inaugural Committee website now online...

A Special Message about the Emergency Assistance Package for the U.S. Auto Industry

Perspective - Here's Bush In January 2001 Responding To Economic Questions

Double horrible whammo.... Mika Mouse and Mark Halperin from Time on MSNBC!!! Argggh...

I am now convinced ..... Bush knew NOTHING about economics. PERIOD

Tuesday TOONS part 3: Waiting...and Cabinet Concerns...

Al Franken's campaign says it has uncovered 6,400 rejected/uncounted absentee ballots

Oh NOES!!!! Press Perplexed with Obama! He's acting like he's President Already!! SERIES!!!


Chambliss couldn't get a handjob from a Vegas hooker if he was wearing a crotchless unitard made of

McCain: "We look back with pride on the campaign we ran" (against THAT ONE)...

As a Primary Hillary supporter... let me just say this. Barack has done well!

FL-Sen, FL-Gov: Sink to Announce Decision "Soon"


Gephardt considered for Obama’s cabinet

ABC News: Sources say Robert Gates will stay on for one year as Sec. Defense

Obama will need a replacement Secretary of State in

Obama Says No Extra Help For Chicago Friends (VIDEO)

Check out these stats on polling report.

Obama's Agenda & The Difference Between Tactics & Strategy (Nate Silver)

Obama getting fresh

Obama blog: Join the discussion about healthcare

AJC: Sarah Palin coming to Atlanta on Monday; Will campaign with Chambliss across Georgia

FEMA break from Homeland Security "likely"; "increasing talk" of James Lee Witt temporary return

Breaking: Missing ballots found in Minnesota by Franken camp!

Bush Administration: "Sweeping Pardons Unnecessary" (Re: Torture)

I, for one, am going to Give Hope A Chance...

Obama to give daily press conferences?

Chris Hayes: "I 'm not angry"

Toon on Obama's Nebraska win

The "Failed" Presidency of Barack Obama

I am very pleased with Obama's transition & appointments so far - Here's why

Obama to Meet With Governors on Economic Crisis

Brennan Pulls Out Of Running For CIA Chief, Blames Liberal Blogs

ANOTHER Obama presser tomorrow; clearly this is a strategy (think Axelrod-Emanuel)

Excerpts Barbara Walters Interview with Barack Obama Wed Night

John O. Brennan, Withdrew From Consideration for CIA Post

Go to the top and click search. Type "robert gates" in the search bar and hit enter.

Dean on MSNBC

Lieberman: Obama 'about perfect' in Cabinet picks-------

Gates To Keep The Reins Of War

Andrea Mitchell has a lot of gall, talking about problems in the economy when her frog was culpable

With All The Bad News, And Obama's Sobering Press Conferences, Why Is DOW Up?

Palin sets trip to Philadelphia next week to meet Obama

Elizabeth "Sour Grapes" Hasselbeck Has Issues with Obama's "President-Elect" Signs (VIDEO)

E-Vote Questions Linger Over Cleland's 2002 Loss

Palin twin in Bugs Bunny cartoon.

Palin back on the stump


YESS! Freedom's Watch going OUT OF BUSINESS!!

Report says Obama's small-donor base claim is off

John Brennan is OUT of the running for CIA Position...YAY!

Claiming A Mandate

Palin in Georgia after she fucking LOST? WTF???

Richard Wolffe owned Nohra O'Donnell: she DID NOT PLAY Obama saying he got 52% and a mandate

Obama choosing apples

I have two names I'd like to hear mentioned at some point:

Question: On what date did Obama say he was going to raise taxes for the rich during the election?

Since Barack Obama is the President-elect, I say it's time Microsoft fixed its spell-check.

We have been fooled again by the Obama camp. Those small donors were not his largest contributors

What would you give Bush/Cheney as a parting gift?

The appointment of Ted Kaufman to replace Biden is a real turn off to me

I just fucking LOVE Howard Dean

Obama to meet with governors on economic crisis Tuesday

Appeal to President-Elect Obama

Jonathan Turley on Rachel. Loved the whole segment, and hope

Obama DID listen to US!! John Brennan will NOT be the CIA Director

What is the reason Wes Clark is being overlooked in favor of Gates for

What do you suppose he will say to her?

Could (Mormon) Mitt Romney get elected president?

Maybe Obama should work for $1 a year like Iacocca did

nancy reagan called roslyn carter to ask if they could move out early.should michelle call laura?

Is there any good reason why we need such a big gap between Election Day and Inauguration Day?

Obama is responsible for the humanitarian disaster in Zimbabwe.

Why does Palin still have her a** up in everyone's face? The election is OVER....

PREDICTION: In 2010, Wes Clark Replaces Robert Gates as Sec. Of Defense

Ann Coulter silenced - her jaw wired shut. Who says prayers aren't sometimes answered?

Huffington Post: "Why America Feels Like it's Been Ruled by a Foreign Occupier"

Yes or No. Did President Elect Obama pledge he would eliminate Shrub's tax cuts before they expire?

Hillary Clinton ineligible for S.O.S. under Emollients Clause announcement to come late Friday

I'm tired...I've lost all interest in politics. Stopped watching KO and Rachel and TDS. Hardly visit

Here's a question about Obama I haven't heard elsewhere.

Hey, how's that Booshe impeachment movement working out?

Check out the different attitudes between Bush and Obama right after their elections:

Global Warming High on Senate Foreign Relations Agenda

Barbara Bush hospitalized

Barbara Bush hospitalized

Barack Obama: The Barbara Walters Interview (Excerpts)

Have Wesley Clark and Barrack Obama ever had a conversation?

Nate Silver dissects Obama's Policies (graph included)

Obama's Treasury Pick Has All the Wrong Ideas

You know Barack Obama has to be a Van Halen fan

Newsflash: This is a Discussion Board.

Fake liberal Tammy Bruce sneers at Obama and takes her ball home.

We need to be hopeful and trust Obama.

I don't care who Obama chooses to be secretary of state

That's it - I've had enough - I'm disappointed - I'm leaving .....

Pro-Palin group -- threatening Obama?

For Biden, No Portfolio but the Role of a Counselor (NYT)

What Is Your Biggest Doubt About Obama: His *Intentions*, Or His *Ability*?

NBC Legal Analyst Pete Williams Says it is Unconstitutional to Appoint Hillary SOS.

Barack Obama chafes inside the 'bubble'

Obama has officially pissed me off.

All This You Can Leave Behind

Do you Regret Voting for Barack Obama?

I'm going to start a thread most of you will disagree with...

It was like the best sex you ever ever had, and it ain't coming back

What is the scariest book you've ever read?

You won't believe this one from Donofrio..

Wow - Delusional Much?

We do Obama no favors with our silence...

The Bitter Potion

The Bitter Potion

Jim Martin (D-GA) has a GREAT chance of winning A SENATE SEAT and Obama is helping! Will you too?!

2/3 of Americans approve of Obama selecting Hillary as SOS (new ABC poll)

If we become bored with Hillary Clinton as SOS, who should replace her?

Cenk: Howard Dean for Education Secretary! (Bonus: Brand New Dean Interview--Video)

Can Hillary Be Secretary of State? or, Pass the Emoluments, Please

Prisoners have no right to hot meals, appeal court says

German Telekom steps up surveillance against journalists and trade unions

10 Taliban Arrested in School Girl Acid Attack

Report: Whistleblower Office Fails to Protect Air Marshals

Gun carrier claims rights violated - Woman files suit against Lebanon sheriff over revocation

U.S. plans program to aid credit issuers

Ann Coulter's Jaw Wired Shut: Report

Tony Blair bugged by US spies former security agent claims

UN Nuclear Agency Chief Critical of U.S. (Over Syria - ElBaradei: Iraq Claims Were 'Bonkers')

Thai protestors storm Bangkok's main airport

Florida ban on gay adoptions ruled unconstitutional

China reiterates opposition to Dalai Lama

Bush Grants 14 Pardons

Hearing set for Monday to oust judge in Cheney indictment

Sources: Contractor (KBR) for military committed serious violations

For economy's sake, Pelosi needs to push for impeachment now

Karzai calls for end date to Afghan war

Biden replacement creates blowback

Quicksilver to correct minimum-wage breach

Afghanistan demands 'timeline' for end of military intervention

Brennan out of running for top intel post

2 US servicemen killed in Iraq shooting

Dennis Kucinich Interview with Russian TV

Lt. Gov. Knoll funeral Tuesday in Pittsburgh

Fed, Treasury offer 800 billion dlrs more to credit markets

Indians win US baseball contract

Fed, Treasury offer 800 billion dlrs more to credit markets

Nasa jubilant at urine solution

E-Commerce Shrinks for First Time, Research Firm Says

Nebraska's 'Butt Bandit' suspect faces charges

Wash. sues feds over Hanford nuclear site cleanup

AP source: Wash. to sue feds over Hanford

Brennan Withdraws From Consideration for Administration Post-Former CIA Official Had Come Under Fire

Florida ban on gay adoptions ruled unconstitutional

UN urges end to abuses of women

NJ Senator Menendez to lead Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee

Sixth Circuit: Vatican Can Be Sued for Sexual Abuse

Group: Dangerous Toys Still On U.S. Shelves

Judge overturns Florida ban on adoption by gays

One-third of China's Yellow River polluted

Ho, ho, nope FGCU (Florida Gulf Coast U) to limit holiday decor

Indian navy 'sank Thai trawler' (suspected Somali pirates)

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday November 25

Obama Cabinet vetting historically fast

Report: Google to 'significantly' cut its contractor workforce

AIG chief's salary slashed to $US1

Probe into LDS Church's Prop 8 donations going forward

Sewage Saturates Sadr City as Billions Fail to Reconstruct Iraq

Documents released in Hatfill anthrax case

FDA finds traces of melamine in U.S. infant formula

Panel Asks How Inquiry Began on Spitzer Banking

Court Backs Warrantless Searches Abroad

Russia in U.S. sights once again

FDIC adds 54 more banks to its 'problem list'

U.S. officials find trace of melamine in baby formula

(MD) Family Wakes Up To Swastikas, Racial Slurs On Front Door

Millionaires get farm payments; nobody checking

Cancer Rates Drop in the U.S.

US economy shrinks at fastest pace in 7 years

Source: Dingell collapses at Capitol

UBS U.S. clients with secret Swiss accounts to seek amnesty on tax evasion

China: Roses album is 'venomous'

FDA finds traces of melamine in US infant formula

Cisco shares fall after report of 4-day shutdown

Administration faked savings to privatize jobs

California to investigate Mormon aid to Prop 8

Recount wrinkle surfaces in Minnesota: missing ballots

As mortgages went bad, New Century executives cashed out

(Sec Defense) Gates agrees to stay on under Obama

Former First Lady Barbara Bush Taken to Hospital for Tests

Vick pleads guilty to state dogfighting charges

Lieberman: Obama 'about perfect' in Cabinet picks

Pickens Plan garners support

Bush: Ousting Saddam was right

Georgia war hearing marred by angry exchanges

Claremont parents clash over kindergarten Thanksgiving costumes

Obama Sharpens His Budget Blade: "meaningful cuts in federal budget"

Flood deaths in Brazil rise to 65

Future Bush Pardonees of America

RNC Chair: Only Conservative Whack Jobs Need Apply

Katrina Kids: Sickest Ever

Tucker Carlson: Why Are Christians Having Better Sex Than the Rest of Us?

Depression scholar has a reputation for pragmatism (Christina Romer)

It’s A Funnel, Not A Gate

The Congressman, the Donor and the Tax Break

For Lobbyists, No Downturn, Just a Turnover

Norman Solomon: Obama's Picks and the Ideology of No Ideology

New Legal Theory Supports Obama's Immediate Succession To Presidency

First Person

Conrad Black: From my cell I scent the reeking soul of US justice

New Hampshire Becomes First State Senate with Female Majority

For economy's sake, Pelosi needs to push for impeachment now -- Rochelle Riley

Disposable Youth in A Suspect Society: A Challenge for the Obama Administration

Bush Pardons: Texas S&L Swinders Need Apply

Primary Care - The Need for Reinvention (New Eng Jour Med)

For economy's sake, Pelosi needs to push for impeachment now

Past and Future by William Greider

The world is facing epic change. How will we cope?

Bailout for the "Unemployed" in the US?

Hendrik Hertzberg: Eight Is Enough

Hillary plays hardball By Leonard Doyle (and List of Appointees so far)

Rachel, fire your Editor, the multiple beep is back.

A Sidelined Bush Stars in 'The White Shadow'

Anonymity Equals Cowardice By GOP Senator

Does your skin naturally manufacture cannibis?

Surprise at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: Sarah Palin to Deflate Turkey Float

*Once again* Rush Limbaugh's Thanksgiving

More working hours for techies (India)

Heckuva Job, Paulson

Guardian UK: At last, the party of social justice has woken up

Obama takes ownership of the economy: "It's called leadership."

When a Country Gets Lost -- And Finds Its Way Back

Roubini: Geithner and Summers "Excellent Choices"

Bobby Jindal in Iowa - Race for 2012 Begins

Two great pieces from the Detroit Free Press

Russian warships arrived off Venezuela's coast

Let the Conservative Whining Begin

Ann Coulter: Dreams DO Come True

Obama's Future: Peter Schiff 'Dollar collapse & Gold $2,000 ounce'

TPM-Day in 100 Seconds - Who Wants A Bite Of The Crap Sandwich?

Obama's House on Hyde Park is a Fortress.

Late Show: Letterman takes on Citigroup, Palin etc in his monologue

Craig Ferguson makes fun of Ted Haggard

Common Sense

Last night on Air Force One, comin' back from PAY-roo, I talked at length with the Secretary

Olbermann: Worst Persons - 11/24: Finding the Lie in Lieberman

RNC Chair Candidate a White Supremacist?

MTB: Food Politics-What we eat is making us sick! Find out why-and what we can do about it.

Obama: When we make mistakes, we admit them.

Obama: The Face of Imperialism

WTF? Chuck Todd: Obama owns the economy at 12 o'clock eastern time today. Did I say WTF?

Obama Pledges to Cut Wasteful Spending

Republican operatives give the ol' Georgia smear routine one last shot

Obama: Funky President

TYT: Conservatives Go Bankrupt!

press conference 11/25

Rachel Maddow Show: Robert Redford Interview; Bush w/ Krugman - 11/24

How Lieberman kept his chairmanship

Max Keiser - Press TV: South Korea and China are Smoking the opium of US Treasury bond dealers

turkey smoothie

Judge in Cheney Indictment Case Fails to Show (Hmm...)

Noam Chomsky on what next after the election

Krugman: $700 billion stimulus 'may not be enough'

Bethune-Cookman University's Tribute to Pres. Obama W O W

Maron v Seder: Shadow Cabinet Bush Pardons Trig Palin

TYT: Cenk's Take On Alan Colmes And The Hiring Practices Of Fox News

Countdown: KO has an excellent discussion with Candice Gingrich on Prop 8.

Obama Needs This Guy On His Economic Team

Ron Paul's Message to OBAMA!

Footage Of The Hannity & Colmes Breakup

GOP Governor Laughs At Suggestion Palin Will Be Future Star

Holy Land retrial ends in sweeping guilty verdicts

US Puts Pressure on Israel to Refrain from Attacks

Israel FM demands world stop ignoring attacks from Gaza

From Bitterlemons: Nothing new in Netanyahu's approach

Abbas aide: Palestinian elections will be in April whether Hamas agrees or not

Libya sends 3,000 tons of aid to Gaza

The Democrats Owe Jimmy Carter an Apology By RALPH NADER

Shas to seek payout for Jews deported from Arab countries

Slurred speech 'n' coke jaw, before a captive audience at Fort Campbell. Junior's RIPPED.

Army to buy electric cars

Gates: Active force, reserves must integrate

Defense wraps up in fragging court-martial

Army considers options in replacing the M4

Measuring DoD-VA records sharing proves hard

Ark. Guard brigade returning from Iraq

Leonard Wood sees jump in sex misconduct cases

Pakistan raid a sign of sharper U.S. intel

Protesters call for closing of Benning school

17 militants killed in southern Afghanistan

Baghdad raids target Shiite special groups

Postal clerk, storekeeper ratings to merge

Panel: No immediate solution to pirates

Campa lays out final initiatives as MCPON

Personnel chiefs balk at cost-cutting proposals

4-star’s story puts focus on combat stress

Marine removed from death row, gets new trial

Corps tightens eligibility criteria for AIP

Board: July F-15 crash caused by violent spin

C-130s may add safer loadmaster seats

Report: Reservists got unemployment in error

U.S. develops tiny flying robot spies

Iraqis suffer walls that divide and save

Geren: Longer S. Korea tours coming soon

Jury deliberating in Lakenheath airman’s rape trial

Vilseck welcomes Stryker leaders home

Yen’s climb puts pinch on civilians

‘Sons of Iraq’ continues shift to Iraqi control

Germany yet to vote on traffic penalties

Germany-based troops prep for Iraq

Some NEX workers in Italy may strike Friday

Gates Orders Homeland Defense Review

Somalia, a US War 'Nobody is Watching'

Charity Found Guilty of Aiding Hamas

(Military Times) Op-Ed: The Russian Imperative

Vet Jailed for Role in Soldier's Death

Discharge, No Care, for Sick Recruit

PT shape-up

Grafenwöhr noise issues linger

Need opinions on a postcard to a soldier please

Missing Marine returned to Corps

Cenk interviews Howard Dean.

NRC to webcast portion of Davis-Besse hearing

Peak oil review - Nov 24

Fewer Mainers hitting the open road

ClimateProgress: Enviros deliver major 'Transition to Green' report

Unique hydro energy system harnesses slow water currents

xpost - Assault On Pelindaba nuclear site - full 60 Minutes video and transcript

The Parable of the Marriage

One Shot Left

Honda Begins Leasing FCX Clarity Fuel Cell Vehicle in Japan

xpost: Bush Pardons Man Who Killed Three Bald Eagles

Carbon dioxide levels already a danger (CNN) {MFTE update}

'World mandate' on climate action (BBC) {opinion poll}

Public comment needed. Three days left.

Slump May Limit Moves on Clean Energy

John Kerry Introduces High Speed Rail for America Act

I'm looking for a Green investment company to help me out with

Oceans Passing Critical CO2 Threshold

Ocean Acidity levels rising 10 x faster than expected

You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet

Can the auto industry borrow AIG's lobbyist?

State of New Jersey Is Insolvent


"They should issue a Fatwa on Paulson. He is an economic Terrorist"

Fed Commits $800 Billion More to Unfreeze Lending (on top of the $7.7 Trillion)

Citizens’ Economic Stimulus Plan: Stop Paying Credit Card Debt

A question for Marxists about reinvestment and "capitalism."

The Car of the Future -- but at What Cost?

The Baltic Dry Index

The Bailout Of Auto: Giving The "Big Three" A Club To Destroy The Auto Workers Union

You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet

Teacher Union and the UAW

A Special Message about the Emergency Assistance Package for the U.S. Auto Industry

Today in labor history Nov 25 First organized teachers’ strike in U.S. history

UFW Thanksgiving wishes & latest campaign news

Coming in the next few days, OS returns to the Labor Forum

Gay-marriage debate roils, unites Mormons

Florida gay adoption ban headed To State Supreme Court

Why churches fear gay marriage

Obama team denies it will delay ‘Don’t Ask’ repeal

Harvey Milk: Gay icon's message lives on (Prop. 8 makes new film bio, 'Milk,' timely)

Conservative groups begin battle to preserve federal DOMA

"Milk" is not a Comedy!

y'all might want to look into this PAC

Florida ban on gay adoptions ruled unconstitutional

Ending "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" gives "Milk" positive review

Speaking of the film "Milk", anyone who hasn't seen.....

More good news: NYS insurers ordered to recognize same-sex marriages

Miami Judge Rules Against Florida Gay Adoption Ban

Heads Up: Josh Brolin of the film Milk is on Leno tonight

Hendrik Hertzberg: Eight Is Enough

Anyone see KO tonight?

Finally! A place to send Republicans, Mormons, etc...Burundi

Hey, did we know MSNBC's Pete Williams was gay?

L.A. Film Festival head resigns over Prop. 8 donation

Political violence in Nicaragua out of control

The United States: Orchestrating a Civic Coup in Bolivia

Brookings Report Text about Cuba Via Jane Franklin

FIDEL: Absolute Transparency in Venezuelan Elections

Aussie-Ven Solidarity Network: "Another Vote for the Revolution and Chavez"

Is LSU head coach Les Miles heading to the University of Washington?

Will Drew Brees break Dan Marino's 1984 passing yardage record?

Boxing: 11-29-08

Research Center Tied to Drug Company

Microsoft Examines Causes of ‘Cyberchondria’

Research Center Tied to Drug Company

Wow - here's a book for this forum:

Your life isn't being filmed - Truman Syndrome

Two Antidepressants Taken During Pregnancy Linked To Heart Anomalies In Babies

A new website for John Conyers and HR676.

Love this quote

Obama's Key Cabinet Appointments (+other astro updates)

New Moon, Thursday, Nov 27 @6 Sagittarius

new book: American Farmer

Does anyone know


Another bloom explosion - May I have a few opinions please

what is with all the gun grabbers lately

Help me pick my "Celebrating" contest entry...

another Thanksgiving recipe (prompted by spinbaby's thread): my mom's yeast rolls!

A little cooking humor

Your most luscious, extravagant bread pudding recipe wanted

What non-traditional foods does your family have for holidays?

To brine or not to brine?

On a Ring and a Prayer

De-Baptisms in Texas

People Said To Believe In Aliens And Ghosts More Than God

Ask a Tombstone

Here's some funny religious humor

UN Committee Votes To Condemn ''The Defamation of Religions''

So what are you going to do about rolls?

Ask a Nihilist Atheist!

A Whisper, Perhaps, From the Universe’s Dark Side

Hubble Space Telescope 15 years of Discovery

A Whisper, Perhaps, From the Universe’s Dark Side

What are those creatures that go "Chee-chee-chee-chee..." when

Alien-like Squid Filmed at Ultra-Deep Oil-Drilling Site

Regenerating a Mammoth for $10 Million

Return of the Neanderthals?

Now that it is proven beyond any reasonable doubt

9/11 and the NEW WORLD ORDER: MEANS, MOTIVE, and OPPORTUNITY (in Quotes)

Publishers Weekly picks (big gasp) a conspiracy theorist's book for their pick of the week

Obama interviewed Rick Noriega today

Jewish human rights group to protest JNF gala in Ottawa

CBC: Platinum Blonde bassist Kenny MacLean dies

Anyone see the Death Magnetic tour yet?

Will anyone have the Boston Legal thanksgiving???

Senator Kerry's favorite cornbread?

DailyKos diary about Kerry's High Speed Rail bill to rec

Global Warming High on Senate Foreign Relations Agenda

Have a great Thanksgiving...