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Archives: November 30, 2008

Palin and Harris, Florida interview

CNN: Holiday shoppers are spending

Anyone else watching the 911 specials on I.D, tonight? Pretty interesting.

Do you like 'Holiday' Party's?

Which English football team's stadium had all those people crushed back in the 90s?

Rocket Kills 2 Contract Workers at U.N. Compound in Baghdad

CEOs “cashed out” prior to economic crisis

The mission that changed everything

One nation indivisible, one town torn in two

Playing for Change -promoting peace around the world through music and art - "Stand by Me"

Photo: Things go horribly wrong at Palin press conference, Fargo, ND

Blood on hands of Bolivian autonomy movement. More information on Pando massacre.

Victim of Black Friday

NY Times: The Holidays Downsized - No Job and Fewer Gifts

Melamine in Soymeal 30x 'safe' level found in France - imported from China & fed to organic chickens

Name the 'best gift you've ever received' and why you consider that "the best gift"

Wake Forest vs. Baylor

Toronto Star: The upside of the economic downturn

NYT: Local Pillars, Auto Dealerships Teeter as Big Three Decline

The world's most prominent environmentalist on carbon taxes, clean coal and the dangers of illusion.

Joint Chiefs Chairman 'Very Positive' After Meeting With Obama

Operation W.A.N.T.: The Price of Gas

Iraq’s Oil: The Greatest Prize Of All ?

Do Wal-Mart and other stores meet fire codes on Black Friday?

Former Bush adviser: Obama’s cabinet is ‘Much less ideological than George Bush’s cabinet.’

A Subtle Reminder of What's Coming

Weather watchers...interesting example of thermal influence of Lake Michigan

Interrogator who Located Zarqawi Rips U.S. Torture Policy

McCaffrey-One Man’s Military-Industrial-Media Complex -NYTimes

Obama’s 800-billion Bailout Plan Might Actually Work - Don Fang Daily (China)

Tom Brokejaw is the Biggest right-wing A-hole alive....

Germany's Christmas Markets

What kind of security and crowd control would Wal-Mart have in place if all

I have achieved Worldly Wisdom...

First AME pastor's spending examined

I like how on all the shows senators are always mentioned as "key"...

Change DU to something above ground, like Dem Sunshine Company?

one of the 'smirkers' was on Wash. Journal this a.m.

So, Who Do You Think Will replace brokejaw On MTP?

Captured Terrorist's Account of Mumbai Massacre Reveals Plan Was to Kill 5,000

Marines map out a bold energy plan

Hilarious! GWB Last Night in Office - (video)

Wax On, Wax Off: Microsoft in talks to acquire Yahoo’s online search business for $20 billion

India's Security Chief resigns

Log Cabin looks to future after ’08 losses

In response to another thread - People work for themselves, almost without exception.

Top Indian Security Official Resigns as Toll Eclipses 180...who resigned after 911 in the US?

Fareed Zakaria's show "GPS" on CNN is coming at 1pm. A must see show.

Need Gift Ideas for kids

Once Obama is innagurated, the tinfoilers here will be beyond discredited

It looks like the "Voting for Obama is a sin" pastor might have a checkered past

Is there some way we can find common ground on this Walmart 'controversy'?

For those of you who want to know what happened on Sunday shows but do not want to waste your time:

Police: Pakistani Militants Behind Mumbai Attacks

Modesto pastor: Consider confession if you voted for Obama

Female Macy's parade balloon

Wow, we can call voters in Georgia to vote in the Senate race through Barack's web site.

The Weather Channel is showing a review of this season's hurricanes

WTF ! Seriously could someone explain

Where the Wall Street executives hang out.

The Great (Democratic) Divide

No acorns this year?

Was Marx Right? The Bailout and the Auto Industry

Mumbai attacks: 300 feared dead, piles of bodies found, rumor that some of attackers were British

Does Palin know who she is campaigning for in Georgia? (Alaska Notebook)

We are at the mercy of lunatics. - Treated Like a Terrorist by the DMV


Hitmen charge $100 a victim as Basra honour killings rise

Pres. Obama should stick to his original Iraq withdrawal timetable of 2010

Bush’s 11th-Hour Bid for Secrecy

Well, I guess I was really bored, or missed the Election Reform news, or something.....

CSPIN LIVE - Peter Wehner, former Bushista

FBI team detained at Mumbai airport, released later

India-Pakistan tensions may pull in U.S.

Indian minister offers resignation over Mumbai attacks....(unlike our admin)

Obama Inauguration Could Take on Subdued Tone

Small town's big man bilked neighbors, police say

Shuttle Endeavor de-orbiting momentarily for Edwards landing @ 4:25 pm EST

Terrorism and Liability in the Luxury Hotel Racket

How many of you have republican friends?

Another Catholic pastor labels voting for Obama a sin

Free Republic Brings You the News (Barf Alert!)

Gore Vidal will spend 3 hours on AAR's Politically Direct show beginning 4PM ET

The Ghosts of Desert Storm

The Ghosts of Desert Storm

A 5 minute chocolate cake

K & R if you think all threads explicitly asking to K & R should be locked

President Elect Barack Obama's upcoming encounter with Palin

wal mart, buying american, unions, governtment help, life

Can somebody please tell me what's up with oil prices?

Do you have an NFL *FAN* in your house? How much of a *FAN*? (interesting survey results)

talk radio obsessed w/ Obama's birth

I wish all of you could shop at my Superstore

Mumbai: Claims are 9 terrorists were killed - has anyone seen where?

The GOP's McCarthy gene: Think Goldwater is the father of conservatism? Think again.

Which Senator(s) Will Ask The Next DOJ Nominee if existing law will be enforced?

Who'd like to see a bloody, take-no-prisoners divorce between George & Laura?

Bush’s last-minute rule gutting worker protections may violate his own guidelines.»

Pakistan’s Foreign Minister to India: "We face a common threat. We are both victims of terror.”...

Doctors' Opinion of Financial Bail Out Package

Eight killed in Karachi violence

Shuttle about to land in California - on CSPAN live.

Some thoughts about where we shop.

Terrorism that's personal (Kristof, NYT 11/30/08, acid attacks on women in Asia)

Any other DUers watching Peter Souza describe his book

Former interrogator slams torture: Torture has cost nearly as many lives as 9/11.

Everybody Knows...

Iraqi Academics Assassinated During the US-Led Occupation

If Goldman Sachs does not/cannot pay its retirees

Need does not end on January 1

WTF!! Tornado watch for South Florida

Kind of old news, but worth noting: pro-consumerism shill Prof. James Twitchell caught plagiarising

"...can't hardly wait ta git back..."

Washington Strains For Inauguration

We are all being trampled by Walmart.

Meanwhile, in Iraq. From a 16 year old Iraqi Blogger.

Illegal immigrants going home, and local labor market at risk

About the two boys in the middle of Florida's gay adoption ban being overturned

Iraq-- the BUSHIT stain on our flag

Want people to spend again? Make interest deductible again..

Mormons Losing Members Over Anti-Gay Campaigns

Glacial ice melting at alarming rate: researchers

If one were asked to name an invention that most profoundly affected modern life..what was it?

In These Times: Monsanto Beets Down Opposition

Lessons from a Black Friday death at Wal-Mart (kudos to Best Buy)

MarketWatch: Worst job losses in almost three decades expected

Guardian UK: Unhealthy incomes

The Church of Stop Shopping Gospel Choir and Reverend Billy.

You're Invited to a Rally with Ludacris and Others

Thank god for Walmart

Fascinating Idea: A Dam Across St. Lawrence Island?

Which comic character do you think most resembles bush?

Well, here we go.

Sarah What's-Her-Name's Hometown Paper BLASTS Her Re: Campaiging For ChickenHawks!

Email prophecy: Speak God Speak

For the love of my life (Marta) When GM was what was good for America!

TV show cancellations. Americans too depressed about personal financial situation 2 watch wealthy

Is gay the new black? Marriage ban spurs debate

Bush's Delusional Take on His Legacy

I Hope Wal-Mart Takes A Hit For This Whether They're Guilty Or Not

Weeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee another Wal-Mart thread poll

Someone please explain to me the right wing's love of nuclear power

I was right 13 years ago, and I'm right now

Fuck all of you... I'll celebrate Xmas, T-Day, LIFE, LOVE, My Friends AND

Deccan Mujahideen email threatens Delhi

Anything Into Ethanol (Except Energy Sinks Like Corn)

Matt Bors TOON about the hard financial times for hate groups.

Works Projects in North Carolina

Very cool sight in the western sky. Looks like Mercury and Venus

Susan Rice may be the UN Ambassador but that doesn't mean....

Press and "Psy Ops" to merge at NATO Afghan HQ: sources

"Two things fill the mind with ever increasing wonder and awe....

News Article: Mumbai Massacre Carried out by Brits

Has his Old Man been Hitting the Coffee Again? Well, its time for Sanka!

Who should be Obama's Ambassador to the Vatican??

Muslims condemn Mumbai attacks, worry about image

Washington Plans Mass Slaughter of America's Mustangs

Pro Prop 8 group: Couldn't have done it without the Mormons!

Laura Bush did a great job on MTP. I am glad she is speaking out for the women of Afghanistan.

Twilight movie

Pakistan may shift forces away from the Afghan border: The Guardian:

"Obama is not yet ready to name his intelligence advisers,"

What happens in Iraq once US troops are pulled out ??

I'm not impressed that the military leaders are impressed with Pres. Obama

Humor: Lost bible verses about Christmas (black weekend edition)

Please DU this Story!!

AN INTERROGATOR SPEAKS- I'm Still Tortured by What I Saw in Iraq

What is Obama's IQ?

Andy Rooney: A Cheap Bastard

Are you a neoconservative? Take this quiz to find out.

Eeks! We Are Adding Cyanuric Acid AND Melamine to Our Food Supply in the United States!

Should online gambling be illegal?

Venus and Jupiter

What ever happened to good journalism? Is anyone else noticing idiocy like this:

I saw President-elect Obama last Wednesday.

Ben Bova: Facts Show Global Warming is Real

Bush History: Bush Adds USA to List that Includes the Nazis, the Khmer Rouge, WWII Japan 11/30

The Anti-Grinch

The Spirit of the Christmas Season

Archway: Avalanche of costs led to closing (cookie company)

WaPo's David Ignatius tells Tweety that McCain's concession speech healed the nation

IPCC Scientists Caught Producing False Data To Push Global Temperatures

Are you in favor of a playoff in Division 1 College Football?

Mumbai police bought luxury cars not new weapons

JPM to announce layoffs of WAMU employees.

Is it really necessary to voice your opinion about everythng?

Seeking a Presidential Pardon? Try Praising the Right to Bear Arms

All bow and pray to the God of money

I know Wal-Mart is as ubiquitous as McDonalds or Geico commercials.....but I've never been in one.

Practicing abstinence, bride and groom have never kissed

LETTER TO CONGRESS: Bailout Looks Like Giving Jeffrey Dahmer Steak Knives

Anyone else think we could have done better with $8.8 TRILLION ,,,,

Why all the focus on Wal-mart

Are the terrorists trying to attack while Bush is still President?

Ninth Anniversary of Seattle WTO Protests: New Videos Released

K&R this if you actually like Christmas & the holidays, no matter how you spend it

FDA Allows Melamine In Infant Formula

Is the border between the USA and Canada an Apartheid Wall?


Chavez Calls Out CNN for "Decontextualization"

Savior Causes Collision- Jesus' will because the other motorist was not “driving like a Christian.”

Mitch Wade claims he has the goods on Virgil Goode and Kathleen Harris and others!...

Things I learned from right-wing extremists

New power broker Barbara Boxer works to avoid a knockout by Republicans

No Child Left Unrecruited

National Cemetery Disgrace in El Paso - Would you please consider signing the petition?

Kiva loans -- who here has made them?

Why do they schedule 60 MInutes for 7:00?

Why do they schedule 60 MInutes for 7:00?

Nobody Could Have Predicted...

almost all the stores that I shopped at as a kid have disappeared

If you MUST shop for the holidays, this site is awesome...

When will peak Starbucks occur?

Sunday Dental Thread Returns! I am no longer a Professional,

Things go horribly wrong at yet another Palin press conference, this one in Texas...

Florida tourism group endorses 30 mile offshore drilling as healthy for tourism.

There is nothing wrong with Consumerism

A Nobility of Spirit

What states make up the Mid-west?

My dear friends, I need some hugs and prayers tonight - the wife and I have split

Marble banks and shadow banks: Paul Krugman on the crisis. Trying to make sense of the hugh numbers.

Galbraith: US-Iraq Security Agreement Is ‘Stunning and Humiliating’ for Bush

Plea deal offered to 8-year-old murder suspect

Very confused about disinterest in what international news sources are calling India's "9/11"...

A Movie for all the nutjobs that will pop up in the next 4 years.

Hurricane season is over tomorrow, I just learned this on the news.

Do you intentionally push strangers, or push people you know into strangers?

Obama's Not Black

Obama's Not Black

Night all, we will be leaving early in the morning for our trip to my Aunt's house.

Send me $$$

If you remember this little 'ditty'... song... check in...



Anyone else watching the 911 specials on I.D, tonight? Pretty interesting.


LMFAO!! My ex's 2nd ex is going after him for $$ !!

Look what 20th Century Fox is teaching your kids.

Thanksgiving was great!

"Our Cow Is Dead... So? We Don't Need Your Bull!"

I am waiting on word to go to the hospital & help coach my sister through labor

This song has cowbell and doesn't need any more cowbell

Don't Argue With The Gay Flight Attendant

Hook 'em!


I wonder if Pot helps ease a nasty cold ,hmmm

Fucking cockshit horsefucker.

live one in GDP!


Live one in GD:P

I want pancakes!


Okaaay.... weird....

Sesame Street wasn't all bad in the 90's.

DU technies! How do I open those little boxes with red X's in them?

Joe Strummer: The Future is Unwritten on DVD

Head on apply directly to the forehead.

ThomCat, the Mad Masher!

Have you ever seen such a beautiful horse?

I have been living without hot love in my apartment for 9 years.

YouTube: 17 questionable seconds of quality time with Captain Kirk

Car Problem

Are you Liberal or Conservative -- And Why?

I found a new incentive for M&M addicts.... (to nix the habit)

I feel pretty.

How much does one tip a valet at a resort hotel?

Are 3 month old humans good to eat?

What do you listen to when you work out?

Do you know what today is?

Beloved family pet dies in agony. Is it time to revisit the idea of fur trapping in Alaska?

7 Chicago eateries, 7 plates of chicken wings. Pick your favorite.

Mt Washington

Very important Sunday morning Public Service Announcement

I have been living without hot water in my apartment for 9 months.

Frosty the Snowman.

I've just worked out the budget for our vacation in January.

Bush's White House sent *this* invitation to Jewish leaders for the Hanukkah reception

Great book for those who like nature writing.

Please tell me not to buy him!!!!!

Tomorrow they are announcing layoffs at work according to my source.

Could I get a little pick-me-up?

photoshop masters imagine what the stars will look like in old age

Are smashed Ring Dings found under your car seat good to eat?

Hannibal is on television this afternoon.

Are Ming Dynasty eggs good to eat?

Would it kill the Bengals not to suck so bad?

Agh! Poisoned! ...Okay, probably the stomach flu

Lord of the Rings marathon starting on TNT at 11:30am EST

Let's try an experiment. Name some stores in your area that are "chain" stores.

Snow, Snow, Glorious Snow...

Okay - so I'm looking for a song...

Okay - so I'm looking for a song...

What Is Your Favorite Christmas Movie/Cartoon/TV Show?

Give The PERFECT Gift This Christmas!

What are the chances that TOP CHEF will ever come to Texas?

Good reference for Song lyrics on the web

What is it? todays lounge game...

Will someone tell me to get the fuck off the internet...

Are Three Month Olds Good To Eat?

My Sunday School superintendent cancelled ALL Sunday School classes

I bet this cow gets all the ladies.

Southern style country breakfast!!!

Freeeee Bird!!!!!!!!!

Have Yourself an Ozzy Little Christmas


Ronald McDonald gundam

Cheech and Chong Celebrity Roast on TBS tonight

My cat snores.

So Arkansas is having earthquakes???

ARRGGHHHH Aaron Rogers ....

Just great. The guy who is broadcasting the Saints game online is doing bong rips

Went to the gym today

Can you read this?

So two poets go into a photobooth....

Ozzy Osbornes commercial for Samsung is GREAT!

What is it with my parents and the Weather Channel?

philboy!!!! Get the fuck off the internet and do some work, take a shower,

Dear Dog my god nearly killed me...

Need Advice - Best teeny-bopper magazine?

Let's go Pats! Fuck you, Steelers!

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 11/30/2008)

Does anyone know how to password protect peripherals?

Okay - so I'm looking for a snog...



I've put up TWO Christmas trees this weekend

Ok , all hot and sweaty and tired , means

Yooo hoooo - Harmonicon

I may make politically incorrect jokes, I may speak in riddles,

I've started this blog...

Congratulations to the Oklahoma Sooners for winning the Big 12 South.

So we got a 42' tv

Gary Sinese is looking for someone with a corncob

Getting in touch with my own prejudices.

Turkey Dinner part Deux, who else is roasting a 2nd turkey?

I ordered matcom's Christmas gift today.

Who wants to come study for this test so I don't have to? Anyone?

Is it possible to repair a loose key on my keyboard?

The Obama girls reportedly are interested in this kind of dog:

You would not believe how lazy I have been today.

Local PBS stations have a begathon again...

Are 3 month old eggs good to eat?

I Love The BCS (just today though) Boomer Sooner! Boomer Sooner!

zOMG. Teh Patriots are getting PWNED!

Nancy Kerrigan is still skating

The Panthers win! The Panthers Win!! The Panthers WIN!!!

Funny drinking toasts?

Is the Wal-Mart in your area open 24/7 and does it have Groceries?

Not to open up old wounds

By pressing down a special key, it plays a little melody

I just had a lady tell me that if a tech has to come out...

David Caruso, why do you have to suck?

Why do the networks not allow enough time for a game?

Looking for something when it was right in front of me the entire time....

Anyone See "Australia"?

Look. The media have misrepresented what happened in the deep south on election day.

What if I'm a dork.

Sunday NYT crossword.

Is The Dark Knight the best American film of 2008?

NOBODY is to blame for the Walmart death

I HATE the months of NOV___March...I HATE winter

The Simpsons tonight - is Marge is wearing Michelle Obama's dress

** Offical turtlensue DeadSkin thread ** Seriesly!!

Puppies with people, including kid I think.

Need to open up old wounds

The Guthrie family will be bookending my holiday

If you married HypnoToad

Back To Reality...

Anyone else wanting to see the remake of "The Day The Earth Stood Stiil?"

What's the most unusual thing you've ever deep fried?


Recurrent Thanksgiving woes

WTF? I just tried to log onto

A 5 minute chocolate cake

I'm headed to Wal Mart to buy 'while supplies last' $6 Tyson frozen chicken breasts.

What YouTube video are you watching now?

Bi-Baby is making turkey stock as I post (Vegetarians and Vegans...Don't look!)

Am shopping on EBay for Bunco Wine Gear! Ask me anything!

Anne and Nancy Wilson (Heart) Still Lookin' and Soundin' good.

Could someone please just kill me...NOW?

J-E-T-S... (spoiler)

Any fans of Chrono Trigger? If so, you should pick up the remake for the Nintendo DS.

Is anyone here allergic to Splenda?

Name the 'best gift you've ever received' and why you consider that "the best gift"

I created some bad turbulence today.

Kitten Picture of the Day for Sunday November 30

What's your best latest basic science findings websites? How about a tech site?

It's cold enough to freeze my Tauntaun!

I just put ingredients into the never before used bread maker.

Fer real: I had some White Castle turkey stuffing yesterday (oh philboy....)

Boris Becker dumped by financee..via text message. SIX text messages

downloading Open Office

I tried texting today for the first time...

I'm shopping on EBay. Ask me anything.

Sonic BOOM

Christmas Is Bullshit

No acorns this year -- random strangeness or climatic event?

What do your Christmas Trees look like?

A priceless kitteh expression (pic). Feel free to caption.

I am vindicated. My cake baking skills appeared to be in jeapordy on Friday

Must-see America!

Does anyone know how The Amazing Race ended tonight?

Who is stupider as far as color commentary goes?


Dear God my dog nearly killed me...

FUCK!!! no no no no no!!!!

Who here feels excessive guilt about everything?

Help me prove that Santa is in fact dead! ( Post proof here)

would you eat what he eats? check this out.

One week from tonight: Your 8-4 Baltimore Ravens take on the 7-5 Washington Redskins...

Who else likes The Smiths?

I had an old school hometown Sunday today....

What are we calling the battle on the front page of DU

My son called me today

Introducing a friend a mine, the newest DUer...

I just used a Neti Pot for the first time

Our adorable cat has a claw problem

Thanks to all of you, I'm black.

Good Old commercials...not the shit we see today

Does anyone like Corollas?

Anybody here watch Sordid Lives?

Florida's coming recession to be worse than the rest of the nation...UF economist says.

Where will you be on Inauguration Day?

Wow!! What happened to the Patriots?

Anybody else keeping up with this new Star Wars series on the Cartoon Network?

I don't want your guns....

Women or cross-dressing men... a question.


Have you ever cheated on your spouse/partner/et al?

Is there ANYTHING better than a Tom Cruise HITLER movie at Christmas?

Flew in some bad turbulence today.

Favorite exclamation of disbelief?

Favorite 80s music vids? Inspired by RQ's Smiths thread...

Who is still eating turkey?

Where is the official "Giants absolutely crushed the Redskins" Thread. Did I miss it?

Cliffhanger in a Sea of Blue - Lets support Charlie Brown (D) in CA's 4th Cong. District

Disturbing cartoon that has exposed cow udders...

When did you first access the World Wide Web?

A facebook page was set up for me today.

I need a ruling on a cat issue please.

I need a ruling on a cat issue please.

Any scary movie recommendations?

I haven't seen my copy of Mulholland Drive in about 6 months

We have snow here in Joplin, Missouri, My puppy's first snow!

LOL... if you married into this family, would you change your name?

My favorite Christmas animated special is "A Charlie Brown Christmas" what's yours?

Not to open up old wounds

Update: My brother got his wallet back intact

Are we Eagles fans low people?

For the first time in 4 years, I'm having a Christmas tree!

How Walmart Could Have Avoided Friday's Tragedy - Simple Diagram

For all of you STILL unsure whether GAY is a CHOICE:

Laura Bush* on MTP.... oh, my

What I like about not smoking

Fuck It!

Thanksgiving stories?

Brits on top...

Ok, there was a mouse in the house and I put poison down. Just noticed the poison is gone.

What is your extravagance?

On Top of Spaghetti - post childhood play songs

As a right-winger I blindly followed my party. I will not make that same mistake again.

Health Update

Glaciers Growing Again

My friend Barack is making my rethug friends think twice. How awesome

You know, I honestly dislike Hilary.

Boneheaded LTTE slams Obama supporters (Columbus Dispatch)

Video: "Obama Visits Southside School Children"

Would you be furious if Sarah Palin were to be chosen for times person of the year


A thoughtful Republican (they do exist) on the Office of the President Elect:

The one thing I really do worry about re Obama

Officials: Obama set to introduce Clinton Monday

Biden Qualified for Presidency, Say Americans

Sen Obama's resignation letter

ted turner's right....iraq was 'naked aggression'

Highest winning percantage by a non-incumbent in recent history

Jack Goldsmith tells Obama: No New Torture Probes

Breaking News

The Bentsen precedent

Fareed Zakaria GPS on CNN now should be good (His mom works at the Taj hotel!)

Officials: Obama set to introduce Clinton (SoS) Monday

Just 51 More Days... A Countdown...

Obama & Right-Wing Conspiracy Theorists

GOP Looks to Louisiana's Governor (know your enemies early)

Obama National Security and Foreign relations team roster now complete

When do the representatives finalize the electoral college?


Disturbing, but apt depiction of the current situation.

Obama's coalition

LAT via TPM: The real father of Modern Conservatism isn't Goldwater...Its McCarthy

My Freeper friend said .. "that ni*g*r better not ....

Obama your Christmas tree this year!

Will Obama's Kenyan family attend his Inauguration in January?

If there is a 'Five Below' store near you, I heartily recommend checking it out.

I want a TRUE BLUE-GREEN LIBERAL to head the EPA!!!

Henry Kissinger gives me the creeps

Point of orDUr: Who's the top Chimp now?

UPI: Obama focus of at least 24 new books

Obama's "Third Culture" Team (Third Culture Kids share certain emotional and psychological traits..)

Liberal groups feel welcome again in Washington

Obama to Announce Susan Rice as U.N. Ambassador

Palin's Georgia pal

cnn...trying to figure out who will lead the GOP into battle...flummoxed

Obama surname gets man out of speeding ticket!!!1!1!!

Why should we be worrying about 2012 right now (or who the Republicans MIGHT run)?

Should President Obama honor an international arrest warrant for Bush & Co?

Hi kids .... I'm back. What's going on?

Will Alaska pay price for ousting Stevens?

Covering Barack: The New Yorker Vets the President-Elect

Biden's True Grit

The President-Elect is stopping by to talk to Dave this week

In 2012, it won't be Sarah Palin we have to worry about.

In 2012, it won't be Sarah Palin we have to worry about.

How's that Right-wing meme about 'winning' the Iraq war going?

Rednecks discuss Obama

Headline/Pic Continuity FAIL


Media Talking Points: Obama's problems will come from the Left.

New electoral map, vote spreads all 50 states

Scenes from Obamas' love story

Can we rename the department of "Homeland Security?"

So was I right or wrong when I posted this in December of 2006?

Obama’s Choice for U.N. Is Advocate of Strong Action Against Mass Killings

Is anyone else struggling with what to call the wonderful man we just elected?

move along

My Freeper friend is freaking out

5 Great Progressive Columnists' Advice and Ideas on the Coming Obama Era

So when is Biden gonna have a secret energy policy meeting with the oil executives?

why do people apologize for torture?

Excellent DU post about Wal-Mart disaster.

Symbol necklace Michelle Obama was wearing

My resonse to that is not "Change"

You know what Huckabee's show isn't half bad

Barack Obama on Meet the Press Next Sunday

Wolf Blitzer: Assuming President Elect Obama takes office Jan 20....

Op-ed: The GOP's McCarthy gene

I'll be damned if the Corporate Media decides the "Tone" of the Obama Inauguration!

Bush aides rush to enact rules that Obama opposes

"It's really, really official: Hillary will be named Obama's Secretary of State" (update 3)

Hillary's Got Company: Obama To Restore UN Ambassador's Post To Cabinet Rank

Hillary Hillary Hillary Hillary Hillary Hillary Hillary Hillary Hillary Hillary


What can you do for your country?

Bill Clinton: The next junior Senator from New York?

Whether you like it or hate it,, Obama's assembling a powerhouse of a cabinet

****Why I, A Known "Clinton-Hater", Am Not Concerned About Clinton As SOS****

Hillary will be a competent SoS and loyal team player

Where's Cheney? Has he passed on to Satan? nt

Who would you rather be on Monday when HRC is announced as SoS? Obama or Skinner?

Oh for Cripes Sake: Article 1, Section 6 prohibition does not apply to HRC. Can we stop this

Bush told us to kiss his ASS regarding $40 mil 2004 inauguration. CNN says Obama must be "careful."

Oh, the sweet irony

I for one am glad that President Obama is appointing a pro-war, pro-free-trade secretary of state.

Dreams from my father v. Audacity of Hope: Which one did you prefer?

Do I feel safe knowing Hillary will have to calm the situation between India and Pakistan?

Is Juan Williams a Dem.? You'd never know it!

What is the conservative ideology?

GREAT piece on "socialism"

What is the liberal ideology?

Your Sunday LOLcats- Welcome Back ThomCat Edition! (dial-up warning)

Obama on the Grass Roots

An Apology!

Welcome to GD:P where you can discuss and observe the Clinton saga 24/7.

Well, I knew it wouldn't take long. Barely a month since Obama won and DU is already

Obama's Critics From the Left: As Wrong as His Critics From the Right

Political compass for DU.

Mama Voted for Obama!

Obama pledge on treaties a complex undertaking

I love this photo

Worried By Obama's Picks? Support Anti-War Groups

President Without Borders

end of a ranch icon

my freeper friend said she is going to bury her money

No way is Jindal running in 2012.

FUCK YOU FILE: Priest urgest Obama voters to confess

FUCK YOU FILE: Priest urgest Obama voters to confess

TIME: The New Liberal Order

Bush is blamed for a lot of things outside of his control....

The Far Left needs to get a fucking clue: stop whining and sniping and ORGANIZE ...

Have the raw EXIT polling data ever been released?

Boy 'killed father after 1,000 smacks'

AN INTERROGATOR SPEAKS- I'm Still Tortured by What I Saw in Iraq

UK Police at war over arrest of Tory MP

Tank-laden Ukrainian ship could be freed soon

Spanish Government to Probe Guantanamo Flights

India-Pakistan tensions may pull in U.S.

Bill Clinton to Name Donors to Foundation as Part of Obama Deal

Taliban frees 2 kidnapped Afghan journalists

China's rural migrants are new front in AIDS fight

German Embassy vehicle attacked in Kabul

Shuttle about to land in California - on CSPAN live.

Pakistan pledges to look into any militant role in Mumbai attacks

Obama sets out to woo wary military leadership

Indian security chief resigns over Mumbai attacks

Iraqi court orders US to free Reuters photographer

Oklahoma jumps Texas in BCS standings to claim Big 12 South

Holiday shopping off to higher start; Online sales reported up 2%, modest gain in stores

Israel tones down criticism of India in standoff

Dubai vows to keep building despite global crisis

Pirates fire at cruise ship near Somalia

8 Muslims arrested for damaging Dhaka sculpture

Mumbai cop, left for dead, rides with gunmen

Pakistan warns west: we cannot fight al-Qaida if crisis escalates

Trump Entertainment to miss interest payment

Ugandan rebel fails to turn up for peace deal signing

Minister 'quits' over Mumbai attacks

Obama’s Choice for U.N. Is Advocate of Strong Action Against Mass Killings

Deccan Mujahideen email threatens Delhi

Worst job losses in almost three decades expected

Amazon deforestation accelerates

U.S. Muslims worry about new federal rules (FBI expanded powers to investigate suspected terrorists)

Whistleblower raises maintenance concerns of aging aircraft at Air Force base

Economic rescue could cost $8.5 trillion

End of Immunity Worries U.S. Contractors in Iraq

Obama Buzz Felt at Global Climate Talks: "'US back in the conversation, with a leader that gets it."

China tests gambling on horses, once a major vice

Brits most promiscuous as Aussies rank fifth

A Handpicked Team for a Foreign Policy Shift

Mass stranding: All whales found dead

NDP, Liberals reach deal to topple minority Tory government

OPEC Failure Foretells Decline 10 Years After $10 Oil

UAW wants limits on carmakers' executive pay

Romanian Socialists Win Most Votes, Exit Polls Show (Update1)

Parish Backs Priest's Call for Obama Confessions

Doctors shocked at hostages's torture

Hitmen charge $100 a victim as Basra honour killings rise

Bolivia Readies Charges Against Autonomy Leader

Pentagon to Detail Troops to Bolster Domestic Security

Chavez renews reelection ambition

The FundamentaList Thanksgiving Special

Bobby Jindal and the GOP Love of “Post-Racial”

Amazon deforestation accelerates

US Police Train Mexican Police to Torture

Venezuelan Trade Union Leaders Shot, Workers Call for Armed Self-Defence

Western Shoshone protest Barrick Gold on sacred Mount Tenabo

A cloud over India's Muslims

NYT editorial: Bailing Away

Why Big 3 can't follow steel's path

WP, pg1: Joint Chiefs Chairman "Very Positive" After Meeting With Obama; Bush years "lacking"

Afghanistan in Crisis

Hugo Chavez Proposes New Regional Currency! WHOA!

Helen Thomas: It's a Depression

Repubs Want Another Helping of Palin

" The places I love lie in ruins. I am scared and very angry"

HORTON: "I am thankful that the Reign of Witches ... is coming to an end."

Daughters of the desert -- Rachel Cooke meets the Bedouin women who officially do not exist

The One 'Condition' That Almost Sunk Hillary's Cabinet Appointment

Mormons Losing Members Over Anti-Gay Campaigns

Right-Wingers Blame Mumbai Terrorist Attack on Led Zeppelin

Obama's inaugural oath

Obama's not Black

Weekly World News > World Net Daily

The GOP's McCarthy gene

So Much for Letting the Free Market Rule

Dawood -- Did Criminal Mastermind Stage Mumbai Nightmare?

The Media Auto Know Better: Fueling Anti-Union Fires

Pastor: Voting For Obama Is A Punishable Sin

Radio Treason? Right Wing Talkers Skirted Disclosure Law

Glenn Greenwald: The ongoing disgrace of NBC News and Brian Williams

Israel PM vows to protect Jewish institutions after Mumbai attacks

Israeli court rebukes state over illegal outposts

IDF soldiers get cash reward for refusing to evict settlers

Obama and Bush Radio Addresses

World Against War Conference (2007)

Matthew Dowd: Obama's cabinet much less ideological than Junior's

Bush: US Stands Behind India in Wake of Attacks

Good Evening Godless Sodomites....

TheRealNews: From Standard Oil to Big Oil

Saxby Economics

Chambliss: There was a high percentage of minority vote...we weren't able to get enough of our folks

The Week In Cartoons 11/30/08

Will Obama reign in Big Oil?

Are Michelle Obama and Sarah Palin Alike?

The Chris Matthews Show: Obama's Problems Will Come From The Angry Left, Not Republicans

GA Sheriff Instructs Deputies To Remove Tracker From Public Saxby Chambliss Rally

Obama to Name Clinton Secretary of State on Monday

My Parents Sent Me To an Ex-Gay Therapist

TYT: Bill O'Reilly Takes On Heidi Klum Over Her Sexy Ad

The UN's obsession with demonizing Israel

Obama's Dog?

Impeachment ad to run in California

TYT: Conservative Author Claims Liberals Cause All the Problems in America (On Air Guest)

Doctors shocked at hostages's torture

TYT: Who Lost the Most $ In This Economic Crash? You Might Love the Answer.

Alone and left to plan a new future

Inspections cost 8th Fighter Wing chief his job, new commander says

Hearing set for soldier in detainee deaths case

NATO, Afghan troops train together

Holiday shoppers take advantage of lower gas prices on Japan, Okinawa bases

Exceptions can be made to 90-day policy

Taliban Leader Wearing Burqa Killed

A visitor no family wants

(Military Times) Op-Ed: Ending Military Bias

Soldier Found Dead in Richardson Barracks

Jones Would Bring Long Resume To Advisor Role

Sailor Forgives Shipmate Who Stabbed Him

Wikileaks: US Bayji, Iraqi white phosphorus mishap investigation, 2008

$5M Oasis For War Wounded To Open At Fort Sam

Air Guard To Give Plaques To 70,000 Deployers

Please read this GD post about the disgraceful state Ft. Bliss Cemetery

Wombats caught in the firing line

New rifts form on Antarctic ice shelf

Looking for Roong Thisdara

The Sushi Wars: Can the Bluefin Tuna Be Saved? (

What is it? (Sydney scientists crack sea monster mystery)

Bush Aides Rush to Enact a Safety Rule Obama Opposes

Ocean currents can power the world, say scientists

Mass extinction folly

U.S. Nuclear Scientist Leaves for Egypt After Being Fired by U.S. Gov't for Iraq Criticism.

Microsoft and Yahoo in talks again on online unit: report

NEW Catherine Austin Fitts VIDEO on local bartering!


Romanian Voters May Turn to Ex-Communists on Economic Concerns

Credit-Card Fees Targeted by Retailers Who Say Banks Overcharge

Commodity market competition enters bold new era

Medicare Users May Find Drug Coverage Leaves Them With a ‘Gap’

Ecuador Declares Foreign Debt Illegitimate and Illegal...good for them.

...there is a free lunch, if we can only figure out how to get our hands on it...

(Another) Interesting Financial Website (Australian)

How do we rebuild the economy...

Global Recession Fears Prompts GM To Shelf Thailand Diesel Engine Facility


What are your Holiday gift/celebration plans?

I saw this thread on POVERTY from this morning...

GM looks to sell UK operations

Recession: When the money goes, so does the toxic wife

Honda Clarity Burns Hydrogen, Emits Only Water: Jason H. Harper

OK metal investors: what does the drop in platinum price mean?

Poverty Tipping Point?

‘New Green Deal’ Focus of Good Jobs, Green Jobs Conference


Colombian Flower Workers Fired for Seeking Union.

Transit dispute put scare in national unions

Today in labor history Nov 30 low-paid women working in packinghouse canning and labeling operations

Today's Working Family Carol Simpson cartoon: Nasty-Lawyer-Jokes

Wikileaks: US Airline Pilot Scam List 2001

NYT: Bush Aides Rush to Enact a Rule Obama Opposes

Faces of our fathers: The braceros' legacy of labor, a cry for justice (millions unpaid to workers)

Illegal immigrants going home, and local labor market at risk (+ video)

As labor markets crash nationwide, New Orleans is holding onto its jobs

Labor takes low profile on Team Obama

Meat industry: Sizing up how labor affects meat prices

A SAG strike won't cripple TV

NWA flight attendants union sues Delta

OSHA Investigates Local Fatal Mulcher Accident

OSHA Fines Goodyear $67K After Death of Employee

OSHA: An agency that is ripe for an overhaul

Tone of card-check support shifts (labor spent $450 million on election efforts)

OSHA Cites Florida Transportation Services Following Employee Deaths

Shop union for the holidays

Dear OSHA, a worker died on the job at Walmart (not a peep out of you)

Why Schools Aren't Businesses (Or shouldn't be!)

D.C. Schools Chief Makes Time Magazine Cover

Showdown Looms Over 'Card Check' Union Drives

Union files objection to sale of Archway (cookies bankrupt)

I am way too old to have a crush on a straight boy...God knows I'm in a very happy

This video is heartbreaking but needs watching

Repeal DOMA, pass federal marital rights for state-recognized marriage

So, what do the Supremes listen to, while we wait our turn?

Hmmm I suspected as much...

Which item from the LGBT agenda should come first from Congress?

Gay adoption - the real agenda. From the Chicago Tribune.

Mormons Losing Members Over Anti-Gay Campaigns

Question about Gay Pride festivities.

I just found my estranged younger sister. She's in Maryland and has a partner.

I saw Milk tonight

N.Y. Democrats May Skip Gay Marriage Vote

Hundreds Displaced Or Trapped Amid Clashes In Colombia

Russian president visits Cold War ally Castro

Venezuela: Proposed law will silence NGOs... threatens free speech and human rights

Chavez asks Colombia to withdraw its consul in Maracaibo

Bolivia Readies Charges Against Autonomy Leader

Chavez to CNN: “Please, tell the truth, if they let you"

My dear dear friends here, thank you.

Wake Forest vs. Baylor

What stupid tie breaker rules (Big 12)!

Chiefs (My chiefs) suck so bad I wish Herm would be left with Plaxico and they could play together

USA Today poll. Watch out OU! You're only one point ahead of Texas.

Pittsburgh Pirates sign two pitchers who have NEVER PITCHED

Was there really a thread asking if Cassel was better than Brady, at anytime?

Oklahoma jumps Texas in BCS standings to claim Big 12 South

Tazawa to sign with Red Sox

A team that I despise or a coach that I despise even more--this prediction is tough...

What a Teacher Makes

Latest in health foods (bad health): Chicken fried bacon strips.

something in my November horoscope from Susan Miller

The Stars This Week: "Weigh Your Options" - December 1 - December 7, 2008

When does Nolle usually put up his forecasts?

Dream interpretation website.

My friend, M, had her baby!

My son's past life memories of Jail? or does he just hate Kmart?

Letting go

Nolle's DECEMBER astro-report

Where to get prints made?

I need some help with a digital video camera

strobe light photography

Tripod advice?

Enough with the "Gun Nuts" already!

Enough With The "Gun-Grabbers", Already!

Bush abolished Posse Comitatus, Gates increases homeland defense role, Obama keeps Gates.

December 2008 Prayer, Light, and Healing Requests

How Easy Is It To Buy A Gun Where You Live

Is there a safe cooking spray (like Pam) to use?

Wow! The only way to describe this wine we just tried. R. Merlo Trinity County 2004 Zinfandel

Japanese Fruit Pie

Left-over sweet potatoes?

Anyone know what compliments lamb? I've never made it before

I think of all the holidays,

Reheating leftover turkey.

[Video] Religion Is Linked to Immoral Behavior In New Study

So, is salmonella in eggs no longer a problem?

My favorite part of the turkey: making soup out of the bones. What's your soup recipe?

Arkansas earthquakes could be warning

Russian birch water?

OMG!! Look what the wise and wonderful Mr. Ketchup did while I was at work Friday!!1!!!

The Changeling

SD-17 runoff (Chris Bell!) early voting info

Adding RAM to an old EMachine

Yet another of my dumb questions about Firefox -- how to clear the address bar

Firefox 3.03 randomly freezes - does this happen to you?

Budget Jan 27, now.

NDP, Liberals reach deal to topple minority Tory government

A filmmakers log.

Laughed so hard at the 3 back to back to back episodes of Chocolate

The bestest Christmas special ever. . .:-)

'A Christmas Story' 25th anniversary draws crowds to Cleveland house

Wouldn't you love to be a fly on Harpers wall?

NDP considers legal action after Tories tape private meeting

Baz Luhrmann Is Going to Direct "Wicked"

Some gracious quotes from Kerry about Vice President Elect Joe Biden

NYT on Climate Change...mentions Kerry...

Boston area folks: 2 Town Hall Mtgs this week with Sen. Kerry

ziegler Disrespects Abrahamson