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Archives: December 19, 2008

Letterman: "Joy to the world, George Bush is done!"

Gay Man for Navy Secretary?

Ill. Supreme Court: Pharmacists can go to court to object to dispensing 'morning-after' pill

Obama's Inaugural Mistake: "We pray we weren't misled"

I suggest that....

Deep Throat died

What I'm suppose to like about Warren is he believes in GW

Do you support the rights of LGBT people to not be fired from their jobs for being LGBT?

Bet you can't stop playing

Hannity (the Manatee) is such a sleaze ball - checkout this fake Obama pic toggling on his home page

Fundies have seriously become the bane of my existence.

Google Costs You

Are you afraid or are you a free man?

The voice of the Enterprise has been silenced....

MOYERS Tonight - Bringing democracy to Afghanistan....say what?

Day MINUS Thirty Two, into Obama's First Hundred Days,

The top 1% of the US population = about 3 million people (US pop = 300 mill).

"Breaking The Huddle" on HBO was very good

The Terminator wants to terminate Ca-lee-fourn-yah

Only on Faux: Scumbag Racist Sheriff Joe Arpaio gets his own TV show

I don't think Mercedes

Keep them stupid and fired up!

Wonderful? Sorry, George, It’s a Pitiful, Dreadful Life.

Drill, baby drill

Great call on WJ

It's official, "shoe" now = George Bush (funny story overheard this morning)

So really, what's bothering you?

ABC NEWS: Bush Administration to announce rescue plan for Chrysler/GM

Obama replaces Warren...!!

Would you pay more?


Bush on economy moves: I didn't want to be Herbert Hoover

To Avoid Paying $25M, Insurance Co. Claims Smoke Killing 3 in Fire Was "Pollution"

Why does the r/w only focus on... homosexuality but not on ...adultery?

US balks at backing condemnation of anti-gay laws

Now here's a gift.............

The revolution is ON! Workers of the world, Unite!!

Why are the new credit card company reforms

'They tore my nails out. Then I was interrogated by MI5' (warning:picture)

High Value Domain Name Sales - Full List 10/18/08

Funny stuff about Franken!

I was going to post some thoughts & questions in GLBT but I got too afraid.

Blackwater Logs Via Atty: Guards Fired On At Nisour Sq.

If you do buy a new car make sure the dealer pays off your trade-in or you are fecked

FBI Encouraged Workers To Bill For Overtime Not Worked, Violating Federal Law

Blagojevich is using Republicon family-values strategery

"Dear Pastor Rick Warren: Should I pay off my debts or tithe?"

Obama and Warren: Keeping our priorities straight

Even if you'll take a kitten, never stop asking for the pony

Like the Wind, SC Jobs Gone (Thank you DeMint! Idiot)

If somehow Coleman wins this, I blame the dumbfuck who wrote in a vote for "Al Frankenstein"

UAW busting, Southern style

Are you expecting anything big out of the inaugural address? I'm hoping he will begin to move us

Are you expecting anything big out of the inaugural address? I'm hoping he will begin to move us

Muslim governments, Jewish philanthropists top Clinton foundation givers

Muslim governments, Jewish philanthropists top Clinton foundation givers

This loan deal is a UNION-BUSTING DEAL! It requires the D3 to "bring costs in line with..."

Term limit pledge drove Brownback's decision to bow out

Caroline Kennedy "Lopes" ??!! Needs a Walking Coach to Learn Charge into a Room.

Gov't Managers Balk At Obama Plan To Thin Their Ranks

The Madoff Economy - By PAUL KRUGMAN



AP: Minnesota Recount Will Drag Into Next Year

dear auto companies...tell bu$h* to shove it up his ass and wait for obama

What's the GOP to do now? (I know..."who cares" but...)

bu$h* will use auto bailout to secure rest of 350 billion

Props to FedEx: facing a loss in profits, they cut executive pay instead of laying off workers

Here's to you Mark Felt. This country needs more people like you.

Rewarded With Cash, Cartier Watch, Tuition At Porsche Driving School

Pedestrian Bridge Collapses at Atlanta Botanical Garden Kills 1, Injures 15

Democracy South Korean parliament style- on US Free Trade pact (6 pictures)

Fierce Advocate - really? one more outraged Dem

Family values from Bush ally: Aznar 'may have fathered French minister's baby'

I read when the movie "It's a Wonderful Life" first came out

Waiting for the Pres. elect to respond to his Bushy Pentagon's Iraq plan - keeps troops there longer

Is this us today?

Ripped my Obama bumper sticker off of my Vespa today. Came off easy due to the

AlterNet: Kids Learn that Killing Is Fun at the Army's Lethal New Theme Park

People still willing to torture

So, if Roe v. Wade is overturned what will the pseudo religious hucksters &...

Are we done poking fun at Sarah Palin yet?

Has everyone here bought their 2009 Sarah Palin calendar?

Recording Industry To Drop Mass File Sharing Suits

White House Lied About Iraqi Yellowcake Buy, But That’s Not the Biggest Scandal (Dave Lindorff)

Anyone here from Spokane. I just saw they got 24 inches of snow so far.

Tinfoil Hat time!!!! Weeeeeeeeeeee!!!!

NY Giants - Good at football, bad at finance

Nude Sarah Palin Artist Working On Naked Blagojevich Painting

Ruben Navarrette Jr: Liberal, pro-choice gay? I admire their passion. Respect Obama's Warren choice.

Palin "palls" around with drug dealers!

What I learned watching the canvass board judge ballots:

If you were the richest man (Warren Buffett) in the world, what kind of factory would you operate?

Franken Takes Lead!!!!

Insurance loophole claimed in fire deaths... Company says smoke that killed 3 was 'pollution'

Nationalize the Auto Industry

Jan-19: Minnesota Canvassing Board has resumed work (live blog)

Why do Republicans Hate the American Worker ?

HEADLINE: Gays shut out of Obama's cabinet

Wow, the outlet mall was deserted


Henry Paulson, King of the Welfare Queens

Some thoughts beyond the choice of Warren...

If the Bush Administration walks, THERE IS NO GOD!

National Guard troops told that the orange dust was just a mild irritant (carcinogen sodium dichrom

So Bush gave in on the auto money, but Paulson is now angling to spend the rest of the TARP funds

Photos, Palestinian protests: "Wanted for justice, the terrorist George Bush"

Call to Action!- Stop Vilsack's Confirmation as Secretary of Agriculture

I wonder if this pro-slavery author ever considered himself a "bigot" (WARNING: Racially offensive)

throw a shoe at bush game. Try it - it's fun!!!

Replace rick warren NOW Barack, before it's too late.

In honor of Obama, here's how I am planning to help America and YOU can too!

Introducing Faux's latest Neo-Nazi TV star: Sheriff Joe

NYT: Label Says Kosher; Ethics Suggest Otherwise (16-year-old girls forced to work 20-hour days)

It's 'aisle' not 'isle'. Just like in 'Aisle, Hitler'.

Didn't Deepthroat die two years ago?

Deep Throat is dead.

The US agrees with the Islamic Conference: GAYS SHOULD NOT HAVE EQUAL RIGHTS.

Detroit Outsider: Perspective on the Chrysler/GM bridge loans

Detroit Outsider: Perspective on the Chrysler/GM bridge loans

Can anybody explain the purpose of this gizmo...

Three Fayetteville (NC) families are going to have a horrible holiday season

A Replacement for Bush

It is pleasing to watch the openness of the Minnesota recount

Sen. Stabenow Says thanks for auto loans but no thanks for contract-busting wage provisions

It's here. The house of cards is falling in slow motion......

CommonDreams: The Betrayal of The Commons

US military 'to defy' Iraqi pact (scamming Obama)

Looking to 2010, Senate Leader Reid Hopes to Avoid Daschle’s Fate

A Democratic Bowel movement: Dump Warren!

Doomsday detectives battle nuclear terrorism (MSNBC)

a New Man of the Year contest

McClatchy: Two other Iraqi journalists were briefly detained after the shoe thrower press conference

Al Franken now leads by 172 votes

Bernie Sanders on w/ Hartmann: Expect not much to get done again

Franken about to take triple-digit lead in Canvassing Board count

So, do you think Jim Bob Duggar will let his wife heal from #18 to mount and breed her for #19?

Try your luck with the Shoe Game!! How many times can you hit Dubya?

Franken up by 95 votes now

Do all Evangelicals hate gays or just the republican ones?

I find Obama's choice peculiar. Yet, I will hold back my criticism for now.

Those Republican Senators so concerned about overpaid US workers have a wonderful opportunity.....

Wouldn't it have been a great thing to see in Florida in 2000 what is happening today in Minnesota?

Are there pro-Coleman votes that need to be counted?

My letter to Norm Coleman

Tax Break May Have Helped Cause Housing Bubble

The Rude Pundit: Tubby the Preacher Says That ...

Caption *

Time once again for the Republican's Christmas Prayer:

NPR Morning Addition report Friday at 5:45am, Colman up by only two (2) Votes over Franken!!!

Burger King releases meat-scented cologne

a question about the info posted here re: Franken leading in MN....

How would you compare Rick Warren's inclusion to a pastor that opposes interracial marriage?

I'm Going To Just Say It: Rick Warren Is Fat

What are the chances of Norm Coleman going quietly to "let the healing begin"?

Is it just me, or are Susan Molinari and Peter King looking more and more alike?

CNN has poll on whether to close Gitmo or not. It needs help

Should California be booted from the Union?

Bush Daughters: We're Ready for Dad to Return to Texas

To what end America?

A lot of good perspectives over the last two days about why equality for LBGTs is important

MSNBC - "Angel" of foreclosure defense bedevils lenders

Thank God for Rick Warren

Thank God for Rick Warren

Rec if you think posts asking for rec's shouldn't be rec'd!!!

SCENE:Todd Palin sits at the head of the Christmas dinner table

Inmate uses Xmas lights to escape from jail

AFP journalist @ shoe throwing press conf: Secret Service had noticed al-Zeidi acting suspiciously

Laura Bush: "Fifty million people are free from tyranny..because of my husband's policies"

Do you have insomnia? I did but I have found some things that help!

US military to defy Iraqi pact by declaring remaining troops are for 'support' rather than 'combat'

I wish Ron Kirk was in the US Senate but I am very pleased with him being

So apparenly two of my friends got mugged yesterday

Rick Warren refused to even MEET with gay families - and issued a press release to say so!

Dr. G, Medical Examiner: the Florida remains are those of Caylee Anthony

Dirty deeds done dirt cheap

Missouri lawmaker files bill making Dec. 25 'Christmas'

What is going on in Minnesota is what SHOULD have happened in Florida

Manifest subsidy - government subsidies on private companies

Courage Campaign challenges Rick Warren to a debate on prop 8

Question regarding the infamoush "red light cameras".

Bush's auto bailout requires worker wage concessions

The right is still strong ..... liberal talk station shut down in Columbus, OH

Franken's lead is now 266.

Franken's lead is now 266.

What is much worse than having Rick Warren speaking at the inauguration?

Listen to Blagojevich Presser Here:

A serious question about the bailout money. Who's really getting the money?

Blago Presser Coming Up....

***** Blagojevich Press Conference Live Thread *****

Levi Johnston's mother hit with drug charges

In Iran, angels are wrestlers. Makes sense if you think about it.

Media sees logs of Blackwater shooting, now thinks Blackwater is innocent

Throw shoes at bu$h...

Bristol Palin's Future Mother-In-Law Arrested On Drug Charges

Dog of the year (apologies to all dogs!)

Repost: The Real Violence of the Religious Right Against LGBT people

George W Bush is absolutely NOT the Worst. President. Ever.

George W Bush is absolutely NOT the Worst. President. Ever.

Hey, I've got an idea. Let's take a giant dump on President (elect) Obama

If you read only one Christmas story this year, make it this one, by an occasional DUer

Damn- Obama pick Ken Salazar almost as right-ist as Lieberman.

Rush Limbaugh Jokes About Mika Brzezinski's Mugging

And somewhere Elliot Spitzer is saying, "What, you mean I could have borrowed, stole, or found a

Paulson: Congress needs to release second $350B

Didn't Ray LaHood do or say something really goofy about Iraq a few years ago?

"I move to reject the challenge and to designate the ballot for Franken"

Chuck Todd's "No-Cut" Contract with NBC named today as chief White House correspondent

NYT interactive: Clinton Foundation Donors Search

CarolineK voted in only half the elections held in NY since she registered to vote there...

Judge's daughter sues driver she ran into during crash when she was DUI

Why I stand with the LGBT community right now

CA Troops to Use Laser Dazzlers on Afghan Civilians, Could Be Breaking Int'l Treaties

MoveOn's Top Priorities for 2009

SNOW DAY!!! The office just closed.....Winter Blitzkrieg in Detroit right now!

Reposessed from the face of the Earth

Foot found in newborn's brain

How funny would it be

DU needs a new avatar.

Tweety on the Bush legacy - Day 4

Franken up 249 votes and the canvassing board has adjourned

Dear LGBTs: You are not the only discriminated group in the world.

Bush's Counterterrorism Record: 0 for 1

Former * Aide Pleads Guilty To Bilking Government-Funded Group

Former * Aide Pleads Guilty To Bilking Government-Funded Group

Another Bush hit-and-run: Rule Shields Health Workers Who Withhold Care Based on Beliefs

Authorities confirm remains are Caylee Anthony's

Oh, NOW He (Lieberman) Has Questions

Parent forced their daughter into marriage.

One thing I have to give Bush credit for...

interesting how whenever there's a recount, the democrat does better.

Alaska troopers arrest mother of Bristol Palin's boyfriend on drug charges

Whoops! Coleman Maneuver To Gain Votes Actually Costs Him A Few

Guess Who Wins?...Again... The Banks or The People?

Tweety will be discussing the Prick Warren business in a few minutes

how many ballots are left in the MN recount?

Cheney Throws Down Gauntlet, Defies Prosecution for War Crimes

Insurance Co. claims smoke from fire that killed three pollution- not fire related

Fucking sick pricks.

THE PETRAEUS CONSPIRACY - Bushcovite generals are making a power grab.

FRANKEN LEADS by 250 right now

Hey, you GLBT people!

BAPTIST PRESS: Yay! The selection of Warren proves we were right about them gays.

Q: What does Rick Warren have in common with Sarah Palin? A: They're both Dominionists!

As a GAY AMERICAN, I'm finished with the DEMOCRATS

Man offers daughter to shoe-hurler as bride

Obama picks Sen. Snowe ally for SBA

A bit of hope out of disastrous choices

We Won't Back Down: Starbucks Manager Threatens Lawsuit and Criminal Complaint Against IWW

Prosecutor of bottom-swatting boys is arrested in alleged assault

You could say alot in 2 minutes

The "subprime mortgages" and ARM's are not dead.

Wildlife Experts Ponder Gender of Santa's Reindeer

Wildlife Experts Ponder Gender of Santa's Reindeer

Surge is workin' UPDATE: Leader of women's league of Kurdish Communist Party beheaded

How long before we catch Warren with a gay male prostitute with or w/o meth?

McCain is against help for the Big 3 but he is all for govt. subsidies for his wife's beer business

Duggar Family Welcomes Baby #18

GOP figure becomes 10th Alaskan guilty in Veco corruption probe

How to spend $350 billion in 77 days

"I'm good enough, and smart enough and 'dog gone it' some people like me"


McClatchy: Will Bush officials face war crimes trials? Few expect it

Conservative evangelicals' wary faith in Obama

Socialized Medicine Doesn't Work (VERY SARCASTIC AND TONGUE IN CHEEK)

My (second) 1000th post.

Throw Both Your Shoes at Rick Warren

Conservatives win court case in Va. church dispute

"Palin church burning - 'hate crime' virtually ignored?"

A liddle sumpin' fer da "you can't make this shit up" file:

Sen. Shelby (Jerk, AL) is BuzzFlash 'GOP Hypocrite of the Week'


is postpartisanship a revamped version of 93-00?

So now DU has pop-ups? That's a new low. You guys need to lose that crap right away.

So now DU has pop-ups? That's a new low. You guys need to lose that crap right away.

Again: Internet blackout in the middle east...Israel ?

Prop 113

Apologies for cross posting, but it's worth it

Minn. Islamic group wants investigation into fast-food toys

Rice says only an 'idiot" would trust North Korea

The companies will need to make some hard choices ..... equals .......

how can auto companies 'prove their viability' in three months?

Warren's disgusting remarks give Obama a perfect reason to dump him.

Nervous Russia stomps dissent

Norquist pens letter to Bush regarding bailouts.»

USIP Weekly Bulletin

Food Bank Friday! December 19, 2008!

The Decline and Fall of the Empire

Pawlenty's gonna "appoint" Coleman as MN senator

I get it.

Bush: I'm Glad I Didn't Have To Worry About YouTube

Ummm DU---- You might want to check this thread out to see how Al Franken is doing.....

Who does Blago think he's kidding?

I still have nightmares.

How Louisiana repuke gov Piyush Jindal became "Bobby"

Is it now clear, post-Warren debacle,

Identify Theft rampant:

Bush Portrait--Ewww alert.

In other news, the state of California is on the verge of bankruptcy

'White vigilantes' shot black neighbors without consequences in Katrina aftermath

Bush: Employees of American Companies Must Get Paid Less than Employees of Foreign Companies!

Jenna Bush: I Was A Little Naive About How People Would Treat Our Father

"..... and the executives have to give up their jets."

I think I like this Hilda Solis!

Biden: U.S. Economy in Danger of 'Absolutely Tanking'

Chris Rock / Gay Marriage

Bush bailing out past Bush administration heavyweights or automakers?

Hey ......... xenophobic assholes ......... how ya gonna deal with it when your Chevy is ........

Which story is of greater consequence and/or import?

Dateline doing a warm and fuzzy piece on Rick Warren

Warren: There are ABSOLUTELY NO FACTS to support that one is born gay. Gay akin to alcoholics.

Bill Moyers now

What a weird day. Bush does something right with the auto bailout and Obama defends Rick Warren

Observations of a Reluctant Commuter

*Click* here to see who is rumored to maybe be running for NM Governor seat

Well, THIS is a creepy sequence of pics..

After three divorces, I think marriage as an institution sucks.

Detroit Free PRess: Newspapers need to cover labor as fairly as they cover themselves

UAW to ask Obama to remove 'unfair' labor rules

3 of 4 Mediterranean internet cables cut. Again

This Blogo shit: Does it seem like the media is trying desperately to make this an issue?

I've read the Gospels and I don't see where the Fundies get this stuff

*** Pro-Gay Lowery to deliver benediction at Obama’s Inaugural ***

Stanford Unviersity sues Allen Stanford

This says it all! (Yes, another queer refusing to shut up about Warren.)

Has anyone else (on ACORN's) mailing list) gotten an email purporting to be from ACORN

Push for 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Review Gains Steam

My preacher hates gays but just to be "inclusive" I fully support him, LOL

Could All You Jackasses Stop Telling Me to Find Common Ground With Fucking Bigots?

Santa gets parking ticket while delivering toys

I thought we all could use a laugh, so...

If one wanted to expose hypocrisy to a mass audience, how would they do it?

The law treats all equally. It permits the poor as well as the rich to make

What kind of uproar would there have been if the pastor had supported anti-miscegenation laws?

6 Felony's for Levi's mother, WTF ?

Can someone here help me out?

After reading dozens of threads, I have changed my mind

Man chucks chicken into 7/11.

Bush's formal portrait unveiled. The one for the National Portrait Gallery.

Bush's formal portrait unveiled. The one for the National Portrait Gallery.

More than 54 million disabled in U.S., census says

Dennis Leary's Christmas Special on Comedy Central

Would the Fairness Doctrine require Novam & AAR to broadcast Hate Radio?

Caption Please (WARNING: Not for the faint-of-heart)

Paul Weyrich

Bush: I might not give a farewell address because I don’t want it to be too ‘emotional.’»

"Tales from the country club" by Ed Pilkington (12-20-08 Guardian)

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!!

Report: SEC Employees Watched Porn & Ran Private Businesses

If Gov. Paterson's really worried about NYers' health,

So Rick Warren, Warren Harding, and Warren Beatty walk into a bar.

Most important news story of the week (ending December 19, 2008)

Watergate "Deep Throat" W. Mark Felt Dead...

Levi Johnston's mother hit with drug charges

Fuck You

Should pure political propaganda continue to be advertised as news?

Anyone keep a link to that thread regarding the movement of the universe?

Saddleback membership criteria: If you're gay, you cannot be a church member

The choice is Rick Warren is VERY important. (and wrong)

New Living Will Form

When you think about it, “It’s a Wonderful Life” is the ultimate pro-New Deal film

They didn't like this presidential candidate ............

Isn't at least one of the foreign car makers in the US unionized?

Why should there even BE an invocation?

White House Week On C Span

Drug violence puts Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, on edge

Vinson & Elkins' Ron Kirk, Following In The DC Footsteps Of Vinson & Elkins' Alberto Gonzales

You'll vote Democratic, so who cares what you think?

New Web game .....Throw shoes at Bush!

Justice Department to deny bail to all Jewish-Americans?

So how do you give out $17.4 billion dollars in aid?

First transgender hired on Capitol Hill

CNN Commentary: Caroline Kennedy would fight for N.Y. in the Senate

Serial Liar and Con-Man Given World Stage

Women's rights activist beheaded in Iraq

Come on, come on! We only have 500 threads with "Warren" in the title.

How to increase gasoline taxes progressively....

Andrew Sullivan's got something to say about the Warren pick and Obama...

Would the Warren imbroglio sting as much if Prop. 8 had been defeated?

In a First, Gay Rights Are Pressed at the U.N.

I apologize!!!

transforming the world depends on facing into the polarization, even bringing it to a head

Call Me an Obama-maniac, but I'm Giving Him the Benefit of Every Doubt

Yikes! Tina Fey in Vanity Fair

Are you ready for guerilla warfare? Look who's got their guard up.

Nobody here should be siding with Obama on this one

What do we know about Ron Kirk (trade representative)?

US: Soaring Rates of Rape and Violence Against Women

I will just keep posting this, until people really get it

'The National Organization For Women, is horrified at Obama's placement of Rick Warren'

Change We Can Believe In

Police: Suspicious wife who demands to smell husband's genitals beaten

When they denied rights for GLBTs, I kept silent, because I was not GLBT...

Paulson doesn't want to wait for Obama. He wants the second half of the $700 billion NOW.

BREAKING: Prop. 8 sponsors seek to nullify 18,000 gay marriages

Dateline is showing families being evicted..

Exclusion in public policy shouldn't mean exclusion of people in general

Congress just gave themselves a raise, they suck!

How Obama could deal with the Warren thing (not by throwing Warren under the bus.)

Do you have a problem with Clinton receiving $10 million from Saudi Arabia and serving as Sec of St?

some questions re: Arne Duncan and school reform

To celebrate Franken's momentum: Video of Al as Mick Jagger on Solid Gold in the 80s

To celebrate Franken's momentum: Video of Al as Mick Jagger on Solid Gold in the 80s

Obama is clearly a brilliant politician, I think the Warren pick was deliberate calculation.

I don't think DUers supporting the Warren choice are homophobes or those opposed are anti-Obama

As a Drug User

Bristol better produce a kid----getting gifts from "All over the world"

Obama's cabinet and staff picks

It's not even frickin' winter yet

Not just a GLB issue. Warren's dominionist, i.e. he opposes the fundamental tenets of the US polity.

Do you use cocaine? - THEN STAY OUT OF MY HOSPITAL

The beautiful thing about Obama choosing Warren

Rick Warren

Phantom of The Opera - Goth Metal Style.

French Bag Maker Ordered To Pay For Nude Pictures of French First Lady by French Court.

That age old question, once again your opinions are needed!!

Are you shellfish if you don't want squids?

International Judges Pick Finalists In Classic Bad Hat Competition.

I got my college application filled out and submitted.

Christina Aguilera's Son Will Want For Nothing.

When you see "movements" growing, the first questions to ask: Who's funding it, & why? Christian

Letterman’s Top 10 George Bush moments

So...It Seems SEC Employees Were More Interested In Porn & Running Their Own Businesses

*** DUzy Awards for week ending December 19, 2008 ***

David Lee Roth was the 5th Beatle! I have proof!

So Bristol Palin is about to become an unwed mother

Cerberus Capital Management, LP

Hacksaw Jim Duggan gives birth to 18th child!!

Simple Song of Freedom

Skyline enthusiasts! Check this out

Calvin Klein to unveil "True Man" brand of cologne just before Christmas!

Katrina’s Hidden Race War: In Aftermath of Storm, White Vigilante Groups Shot 11

Someone turn off the Snow Machine! Arggghhhh!

Holy crap! I got another offer of admission!

NYT: "Wonderful? Sorry, George, It’s a Pitiful, Dreadful Life"

Happy Birthday, Jake Gyllenhaal!

Good morning Lounge

Just so we're clear on this: Somewhere in Time is a fantastic album; and I want a

Invent a bowl game

You need to start buying Campbell Soup ASAP -

Has anyone ever made a Duggar sweatshirt before?

Did Obama actually win by 20 million votes? (TIA) - x

It's a blizzard

Does this ever happen to you?

A fat bonus means never having to say you're sorry: "Do They Know It's Christmas? (2008 CEO Remix)"


Caption this handsome devil

Operation "Make Rick Warren Eat His Words" IS ON!

best short joke ... what's yours?

Cook or Yeung: Choose one

What the GOP has brought to America's policital conversations.

What the GOP has brought to America's policital conversations.

Who else loves PJ Harvey?

Fundies: Soup is Gay Food

My boss got me my Festivus present

Firefox is being a pain in the ass today.

Yes or No?

I am FED EXing these F*cking cats who walk on my desk.

OMFG - life is a trap!!

Should I stay or should I go?

When he's right, he's right. Hitch on Warren: "We Can Do Better Than This Vulgar Huckster"

You are a pirate.

The saddest Christmas story about poverty that you will ever read.

Raise your hand if you GRAD-U-FREAKIN-ATED yesterday!

Is it possible to be misdiagnosed as gifted?

No such thing as Christmas or holiday spirit anymore

Snow Update

where can I go where the sunshine doesn't all but disappear in the winter?

These are the things I got for the 8 year old boy:

Mali wants to say something...

Phish fans: what's your favorite era of live shows?

Here comes the snow!

Cenk: Not Another Word on Gay Marriage Until They Execute an Adulterer

i'm feeling a bit cruddy today and can't decide if i should call in sick

Awww....Lemurs warming up.

Vegan repellant spray

"De-Fanging the Right" Obama and the Warren Move.

What do Northeasters do inside when these big snows come?

My favorite song as a kid

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Fri 12/19/2008)

A Senator (I'm thinking so...) interviews Jerry Garcia

Forget about them other preachers.

JESUS CHRIST is this case of beer a fucking pain to carry! Shitting watermelons would be easier!

Has anyone ever made a doggy sweatshirt before?

All my threads are about penis

Am I the only one here who finds BK's "Whopper Virgin" ad campaign repugnant?

I Just Ran Across A Website Of One Of My Old Favorite Bar Bands - W/Downloads

For those who have divorced.....

So, I'm watching the "Out of Towners"

I oppose no-sex marriages...

Breaking: Brown asks state high court to overturn Prop. 8


Rick Wakeman is born again...maybe HE should be at the inauguration instead.

Are Poles in Poland polishing poles during polarizing political polls on Polar polecats?

I watched Blade Runner last night.

So my sister has the Super Bug staph thang goin' on now.

In this age of cell phones, there's still a lot to be said about landlines.

I saw Rick Warren nursing his baby at Olive Garden.

How fast should we drive on ice?

"Kick out the Jams" is my new ringtone. What's yours?

MN Senate count: The Worst Ballot Challenge Of All

We've got this paper drill at the office that I look for reasons to use.

smoke on the water....

"Tell Me Off - $1"

French Film fans, I need assistance

Festivus preview-the airing of grievances in full swing in GD and GD: P

My friend just gave me the coolest Christmas present.

so, I just made pumpkin, cranberry and lemon-poppy breads and now

Lost in a Sea of What If, How To, and Not Enough

Are Southern New Englanders ready for the big storm?

Apocalipstick is okay in my book

I met a man a couple days ago name Paul Potter, but when he said it,

*cry* *sob* *whine*

Happy Birthday! - Alyssa Milano

Nicest day of all of December and I had to spend it in a doctor's waiting room

How would you feel about a new forum: GDEO?

Birthday massages are the best!

I finally figured out what it is that irks the shit out of me about the "gun culture"

Which Warren in this list do you like the most?

Best 80's Vampire Movie

Why do pups get so silly with cold weather or rain? Mine is acting totally brain damaged right now!

So I am here, slightyly buzzed and in a pissed of mood

After a 2 and a half year hiatus, my first semester back.......ALL A's

I oppose opposite-sex marriages...

Snow pics

I need advice

LOADS of snow here

I was published in a magazine...just saw it today. w00t!

These email scams keep getting better and better...

May I just say...

Twin rainbows I saw this afternoon

Ha, my mom just brought home a bouquet so big the dog is scared of it!

so excited for my new tats

I am going to relax this weekend

Lounge Vibes Please - Mom is in hospital...

Gross Question about my Dog, Nuts and Calories

I really hope you've been watching the MN senate recount..

Do you have insomnia? I did but I have found some things that help!

What do you suggest Obama do about the Rick Warren problem?

It's Friday...what's for dinnah, DU?

New slogan for Fox News*

I can see snow from my house - PHOTO

Music Industry To Abandon Massachusetts

T-Mobile: I shall miss you; your service was great and your staff friendly.

WOO HOO!! I am getting a Nikon D40, can't wait to get it and start taking pics.

Al Tuna. n/t

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 12/19/08

Glad to see the MAJOR NETWORKS are in full Holiday spirit this final Friday before Christmas

What are you listening to right now?

Pictures of Mali - she desperately needs a home - DFW

I am in the process of getting plowed

I am concerned about Mary Jane.

Chicagoans! An original MAGIKIST sign is right by my office!

DUzy Awards for the week are up in GD

I've never watched pResident Evil. I know nothing about him.

Unlike my last trip, today's visit to Costco was serene

My sister has gotten snowed out of her 21st birthday

Discovery Channel?

Did some people have a cup of crazy with breakfast this morning?

jasonc appreciation thread.

Weird...My long lost sister just called me, after 2.5 years

Let's Dance.

It's snowing about an inch an hour right now

Puppy pictures.

OK, I need another book-movie series to follow

Take note of today- this is the day the RIAA caved.


Good web site for dog/cat health questions (link included).

Best songs about dancing on their graves

Sausage burgers! Cholesterol Alert!

Santa always came to our house when mom was taking a bath.

Help!! I'm begging' ya!!!!!!

Who wants cookies!

Heath Ledger appreciation thread.....he saved my life....


man discovers high school acquaintances on facebook, still has nothing to say to them.

I graduate today

So what anus is on you?

So what onus is on you?

Did you ever find your parents' stash of Christmas presents as a kid?

Wheat free beer is pretty tasty. What are you having?

Free association wordygame junior-starting with: flash

Another DUer has just told me that she wants to shoot someone in the ass with a BB gun.

I don't care what anyone else thinks. Casino > Goodfellas

Hello, Allow Me To Introduce Myself...

Poetry brothel-pay women to read you poetry $15 entry fee + $3-5 dollars per reading

I confess - I am not a fan of "small talk"

MTV completely abandons music

OMG has Ava Been Tombstoned????

It is damn slippery outside!!

When you sing christmas carols, do you imitate the radio versions?

Since No One Liked My Chicken Witch Thread

Oh no! Old Yeller has rabies!

The Chicken Witch Appreciation Thread

OMG...I think I'm gonna be tombstoned!

Know What? A Pastor At A Party Is NOT A POLICY

Jesus was a capricorn (dedicated to Rick Warren and his ilk).

I'm obsessed.....

Sjostygg - improve your vocabulary

It's Christmas In Heaven

Earworm alert: Damn, that LL Bean song is Catchy!

OMG.. Walt Starr has been tombstoned?

I finished Thom's present... I finished Thom's present

I think it's time to think about raising the gas tax 1$/gal

nybody have any idea how many times Fed Ex will try to make a delivery?

Party it up, people... It's the Friday before HeyZeus's B-Day

XPost from GD - Smell Yo Dick

FRIDAY! Oh how I love you.

It was hot in Houston today, it is December and I want some cold air.

Does anyone make traditional Slovak Christmas soup?

L@@K! Craigslist's...JEEPS... Only 15' South of Houston!

Eight years ago tonight, my 8 months pregnant sister was killed in a car accident.

Apparently there was a fight here at work last night.

Well, he turned my internet access back on.

Who else has not so traditional Holiday traditions?

I've never watched Resident Evil. I know nothing about it.

musical question for the loungers

I'll Take a Cheeseburger, Drink A Six Pack, and Take A Darvon To Kill The Pain


A picture of unconditional love

Looks like I spoke too soon.

WARREN Haynes of Gov't Mule, Actor WARREN Oates, investor WARREN Buffett or Tolstoy's WARREN Peace?


Earworm Alert!!!!! Beware

the boy says happy holidays to all.

For the second time this year in Vancouver a homeless person has been burned alive...

Y'all warned me.

Dana Perino, unhinged....Pt. XXX: Like omigod, Robert Redford sucks!

Ladies and Gentlemen of the Lounge, EOTE has shown up every last one of you

Ladies and Gentlemen of the Lounge, EOTE has shown up every last one of you

A former right-winger on why the left should never compromise its principles

Intelligent soldiers most likely to die in battle

Intelligent soldiers most likely to die in battle

Bush Challenges NASA to Put Man on Sun by End of Decade!

What is the greater abomination?

Bunco is not what you's code for DVDA night:

OMFG - life is a trip!!

Wesley Willis: Cut The Mullet

Okay... I'm shaking right now. A group of teenagers just tried to kill me.

Former MLB pitcher Doc Ellis dies at age 63

You either believe being glbt is a choice or you don't

Is the internet going down? Undersea sub-cables have just broken...

German Xmas Market in Bavaria **pic heavy**

KitchenWitch Appreciation Thread.

I'm watching UFC now. Safer than wading through all these Warren threads.

some utility people came over and spray-painted a bunch of lines on the lawn

It's Friday and yet I see no pic thread? Must I do everything???

"I have a natural tendency to have sex with every beautiful woman I see.

i went on a 30 minute rant last night in subway

DU rollcall of those of us demanding prosecution of Bush/Cheney administration criminals by the

A display of fractal art of uncommon grace and beauty.

Update on My Mom - It's Fucking Cancer.

I had a Wii in my hands and decided not to buy it

Florida Woman Says Former Church Plans to Make Her Sins Public

Health Disparity in the United States

Bwuahaha! Palin's pregnant daughter's sperm donor's mother arrested for drugs!

Parents of toddlers: what's your preferred toddler-oriented cable channel?

18-Wheeler vs. Toyota Corolla. Guess who won?

I am Rip Van Thomcat. I sleep away the ages, and then wake

caption this kitty photo:

A portrait of the feline as a young cat.

From SCJ Robert Jackson's closing statement at the Nuremburg Trials:

I am concerned about Mary Beth.

So today I woke up at 9 PM.

So today I woke up at 9 PM.

Bunco is not what you's code for DVD night:

How about a ten dollar tax for trips of less than two miles?

I am going to gaslight BabyM.

Boston's first big storm kinda-live blog (very pic heavy)

Police Get The Wrong House In Galveston, Allegedly Assault 12-Year-Old Girl

OMG.. graywarrior has been tombstoned?

"What we've done in the Democratic Party is an intellectual leveraged buyout."

Rick Warren Praises Obama's "Courage" For Taking "Enormous Heat From His Base"

Why I liked this place during the GE.

BREAKING: Picture of Warren at the Inauguration!

I just got caught my "Gomer" in the steel teeth of my pants zipper, ouch!!!

Rick Warren will have about as much influence on Obama's Presidency as Bill Ayers wil

George W. Bush the President who nuked Baghdad? New Orleans? Detroit? the economy? the Constitution?

Shoe thrower got "attitude adjustment" in Iraq jail...

Obama Team Takes Two Shapes

The Official Rick Warren "Prayer Contest" thread:

Rick Warren was on /The Tavis Smiley Show/ once in 2007 & once in 2008.

Rick Warren wants Ahmedinejad killed. But...what does that 5th commandment say?

More bad news: Obama picks NAFTA shill Ron Kirk as Trade Representative

Please K&R this thread if you're sick to death of all the K&R straw poll threads

One thing you can say...

Dueling statements-LA Gay & Lesbian Center vs Rick Warren

To be honest, if my kid was about to (forced into) marry into the Palin family - I'd do drugs too!

Is there anything anybody can do to SAVE THE AUTOMOBILE INDUSTRY? apparently, Bush wants to leave no

I am FED UP with these f*cking rabid hyenas spraying and marking their territory on my keyboard

Sock and Awe - Bop bu$h on the head - warning this is addictive...

Could You People Stop Telling Me to Find Common Ground With Fucking Bigots?

Thom Hartmann - Three Cups of Tea for Rick Warren

One of the Anti-Obama birth cetrificate sites seems to have died

CNN Breaking News: Mark Felt (aka "Deepthroat") is dead...

Must I spell it out?

Joe-Bee to be on LKL on Monday!

CNN Breaking News: White House auto bail out plan said to be imminent

Oh no...not again! Triangulation....

Underplayed Story of the Day-Pentagon is working on how to shut down Guantanamo in anticipation of O

Here's something to really be upset about...

Obama's popular vote total is now 69.5 million

Obama has perceived as an opportunity a truce offered by Warren

Bush History - Bush Fails in Plan to Put Protesting Military JAGs Under His Thumb - 12/19

Question re: Bush's announcement today. Whatever problems exist can Obama change what Bush did?

The truth about Obama!

George W. Bush - Emergency Medical Technician...

"Should GLBT people wait before they are granted their civil rights?"

Hannity suggested Time named Obama its Man of the Year because Biden hiring Carney (worked for TIME)

Will the Minnesota Senate race ever be over?

In case anyone is interested - Franken just pulled ahead

Bush Statement During His Legacy Tours

Franken Takes the Lead! +12 and Rising

Going beyond Warren--who is acceptable as an invocation choice?


Anything? Really?

Do you support equality for GLBT Americans?

The ONLY good I see coming from this Warren crap.....

Summers, Vilsack, Kirk: is Obama becoming the Manchurian Candidate against working Americans?

On not being evil

Show of hands--who is due to get pummeled by snow this weekend?


How about some word association? I'll start.... "polar"

How about Reverend Billy for the invocation?

O NOES! Not ANOTHER take on Obama-Warren-Gate!!!

I have a question for those DUers who occasionally lurk at Free Republic

Obama has been presented with a unique opportunity . . . will he take it? . . .

A month and a half after the election and (seemingly) most here oppose PE-Obama

Letter to Obama

Please feel free to vote on this

Obama's Inaugural Mistake (WaPo)

Blinding Us With Science

Do you think a few 'straight-bashing' stories in the press would change some people minds?

Should we be concerned about Obama's Supreme Court nominations

I see a lot of people arguing that having Warren in the Inauguration helps win over Evangelicals...

Obama's Hiring Goal: Fill 325 Admin. Jobs By Inauguration

You people need to reach across the aisle, not walk down it.

Small lesson on addressing an interest groups concerns

well, my hands don't want to reach across the isle to touch hands with

Link to watch the MN Senate recount live

Anyone want to guess what happened 10 years ago today?

Vilsack got Ag. Dept. farm subsidies - $42,782

Let's list all the great things pragmatism has done for Democratic ideals in the last 28 years.

Is using Religion a valid excuse for being bigoted?

I don't think DUers supporting the Warren choice are homophobes or those opposed are anti-Obama

Warren is Obama's first major mistake....just admit it!

If we must be inclusive....

Giving Hate Speech a Platform (again) is NOT a "compromise", it's a TRAVESTY.

WTF is up with Levi Johnston's mom?!

Obama to select new head of Small Business Administration

So in the news today,

Imagine the storm....

Homophobia Kills.

If Obama could toss Wright under the bus, why can't he un-invite Warren? nt

Specter's ethnic jokes lay an egg

Obama And Rick Warren: A Love Story

Is it hate speech to say that homosexuality is like incest and pedophilia?

Barack Obama hasn't served a day as President.

At the risk of being totally flamed re: Warren

Thank you Skinner!

There is more evidence that Warren is a hatemonger than there is Jeremiah Wright is. . .

So Much Anger

Obama to hold presser at 2:15 ET

Would you vote for a homophobe?

A question to those fighting in the trenches for Gay Civil Rights.....

Did any of those who are so worked up over Caroline Kennedy's "lack of experience" raise similar

Rudyard Kipling? Gimme a break, Blago!

Obama fills econ team, says business will revive

The Clean Coal Google Ad at the top of the home page is just offensive

Anyone watching the Canvas recount in MN....why is Franken's leads dropping a bit...

Obama is a genius!

Hillary, Barack, and Joe are against gay marriage. Are they homophobes?

Barack in his Berlin speech said "tear down the walls of humnity."

So who here wants to wager how quicly MN Congress inacts a change to their election process

The Southern Baptist Church sees choice of Warren as proof they're not bigots:

If Franken is ahead by 400 or so at the end of the challenges...

If Franken is ahead by 400 or so at the end of the challenges...

Why is it that so many on DU feel it is acceptable for Human Rights to be "marginalized"

Republican Rep. Ray LaHood

Obama picks Alberto Gonzalez and Gale Norton supporter Ken Salazar to head Interior

Results 1 - 10 of about 1,870 from for "Rick Warren"

Rove channeling John Kerry?

Gov't Studies Say Progressives Were Right, Beltway Was Wrong

** MN Board now going to Blue File Ballots Franken leads 266

I now Wish We Had Voted For McCain. We'd All Be United Again.

The Warren pick is a genius move

NOW: President-elect Obama: We HOPE You Will CHANGE Your Mind

Republicans before Gays in the Obama administration.

Poll: Who Is the Worst President in US History?

Here's what's going to happen on Inauguration Day.

MTB: Can We Save the Planet and Rescue the Economy at the Same Time? (Van Jones, Gore & More)

N.O.W. asking Obama to change his mind about Rick Warren (from Common Dreams)

Obama isn't just retreading old Clinton appointees - he's retreading the strategy of triangulation.

This is an excellent reason to oppose Warren

Serious question: How many progressives have been named to Cabinet posts by Obama?

Obama doesn't give a shit about Gay folk

Blagojevich's Defiance Complicates Democratic Strategy

"I declare you legally wed"

If Caroline had endorsed Hillary, would you still be up for her being appointed as Senator of NY?

I still plan to be among the 3 .... 4 ..... 5 million others who will be on the National Mall Jan 20

Let us know if you have always been a Obama supporter and still are but think...

This is who should be doing the prayer at the inauguration

What Obama's shift from Jeremiah Wright to Rick Warren might mean

Everybody, PLEASE SEE "MILK" over the holidays...

Changing Minds

When Obama makes a decision that really angers the righties, should he change it under pressure?

PFAW comes out against Warren

Speak up in this thread if you support Obama's decision to have Warren do the invocation

I said this 16 years ago.. and I think I was right on this.. Bill Clinton

So Prop 4 was voted down by 52%, while Prop 8 was approved by 52%..


The straight Obama apologists really have no idea what it is like to be gay.

2 things I'm adding to my wish list for DU

"Obama apologist" is the new "troll"

Are people who oppose interracial marriage racist?

You know, in all the outrage over Warren I wonder how this would have played...

Columnist who called Obama a "bigot", jumping the shark on MSNBC

Am I The ONLY One Mad At Warren...

Please call the Lesbian and Gay band

You realize every new Warren thread you post critcising the Warren post

I certainly hope that Caroline Kennedy can become more proficient

The rules, as related to issues involving GLBT people...

And now it's time for my Rick Warren thread.

Aw shit, I spent more than I intended to on Christmas gifts this year.

Well, well, well the most qualified cabinet in history has room for zero gays

look, in 50 or 60 years you'll get your stinking rights....

A DU Love/Hate relationship in GD:P -

One of FDR's reported saying was, "I agree with you, now make me do it". Go out and

Pastor Warren wins. It's official. I am so glad that this will be a celebration of Warren

I can tell you 2 groups that are unequivocally going to benefit from our new President

Biden Second Puppy Coming From Pound

How would you like it if we had a president someday who said, Fuck it...

Should Blags grow a giant huge greasy mustache?

Did you get the e-mail from David Plouffe.

Give em hell Blago. Fuck the herd. All they do is step in shit anyway!!!

CNN Wolf reporting Womens Groups not happy with Obama's cabinet

Obama's favs way up despite DU. / Gallup Daily: 72% favorable 19% unfavorable

Natl Guard enforcing intergration in Little Rock / Bigot saying a prayer at historic inauguration.

How about a female Episcopalian bishop (Katharine Jefferts Schori) instead of...

How about this for symbolism? Replace Warren with Rev. Chris Buice...

I am not a homophobe. I am not a bigot. I am not trash. I am not a fan nor a worshipper.

We never forgive, we never forget, we never compromise and we never learn a damn thing.

Let's hear Rick Warren, in his own words, we are debating about him, aren't we?

My Saddleback experience last weekend

Sign in here if you wrote to Hillary Clinton protesting her appearance at Rick Warren's church.

Is Barack Obama a homophobe?

Malcom Smith Did the Democratic Party proud when he stood up for Equality, why can't Obama do that?

How do you become the Gov. of one of the largest states in the union....

My opinion on the Rick Warren thing.

Everyone wants to know WHY we're all bickering here.

Say that Warren agreed to a 2-hour interview. Pick with whom.

George Soros groups, ACORN, labor unions, environmentalists push Obama stimulus plan

I agree. Warren should be out.*BUT* how does Obama get rid of him without being shredded by media?

We need the 3 thread limit thing again

Come on, how about some honesty on were PRAYING for Obama to fail

Boot Warren for the Rev. John H. Thomas of the UCC (and SpongeBob).

DU has radicalized me on gay rights

All I ever wished for was a Democratic president, with progressive ideals....

Kick if you've tired of Warren threads spamming DU.

Give Hope a Chance

Obama team, Congress fleshing out stimulus bill

Coud about something besides Rick Warren?

Is there an Opportunity for Jeb Bush in 2012?

You know what I don't like, whiny straight people who think their problems even compare...

Aw man... A great DU thread-starter has just been delivered a piping hot pizza.

LI native would be the first openly gay chief of a branch of the military

My view on the Warren pick

Obama's Great Pick for Labor Secretary -- Ultra Progressive Hilda Solis

A constructive idea and a challenge.

Given a Choice between Obama and McCain...

oy. what a mess DU is at this particular moment

Is 36,000 people personal enough yet, beyond just an abstraction?

"the vice president’s office and residence needs to be treated like crime scenes"

So, Rick Warren doesn't allow gays to join his church

Obama heads to Hawaii for the holidays

latent or patent homophobia...

Sorry, I've changed my mind on Warren.

My message re Obama and Warren

GDP This Week (December 15th - 19th)

Pulse of DU: Is it fair to say that President-Elect Obama no longer has your support?

During which part of Warren's three minute talk with G-d will he bring up Gay Marriage?


Are Obama's "New" Politics Really New?

Are any of you secretly rooting for Blago to be found innocent

I don't think you understand something

It's fine to scream and vent here but

I watched the Anne Curry interview with Rick Warren tonight

If Obama had invited a Catholic Bishop who was pro-life and everything else, would you feel the same

Mike Madden, Salon: "Obama knows. And he doesn't care."

What I'm reading in here: Pure Intolerance for the Other

msnbc to announce BRISTOL'S BABY...

Is Rick Warren self destructing?

Did any of your trashing O note that his labor secretary stated one of her goal is to fight for gay

If the Warren prayer gets 1 million evangelicals to think, "Oh, so he's not the anti-Christ" ...

jesus interviewed

Your marriage is not in danger and you know it!

Something to think about. Civil Rights were not granted that I'm aware of

N.O.W. among groups upset about Obama picking Warren for the invocation

Why Don't You Just Admit Gays Are the Most Expendable Group In Obama's Coalition?

Essay: I can't feel pity for Bush

Rick Warren: "Certain body parts are meant to fit together"

Now that the Biden puppy crisis is settled.....

My thoughts on Warren... (forgive me if I ramble)

How about no invocation?

Rick Warren is a Southern Baptist. Saddleback is a Southern Baptist church.

Constructive things we can do about this Warren thing

Some DU polls are surprisingly informative

Some DU polls are surprisingly informative

WSJ op-ed: "The left gears up to prosecute Bush officials for protecting the country" (updated)

This was a Big Election about Big Things.


Plans Being Drawn to Close Guantanamo Prison......Gates taking some initiative

What were your thoughts when Billy Graham gave the invocation at the 1993 inauguration?

Obama is now HURTING the Gay community if he let's Warren stay

Hilda Solis is one helluva great pick for Labor!

Hilda Solis is one helluva great pick for Labor!

How is it everyone hates Rick Warren for his GLBT views and not for his anti-abortion views.

My Obama/Warren Rant. One Gay Man's Perspective.

Looks like Levi Johnston's mom is Rush Limbaugh's new best friend: OXYCONTIN

Kerry Calls on Incoming Administration to Reverse Bush's Discriminatory Health Care Edict

Why can't people accept that criticism of Obama's choices isn't going to hurt him?

In his own words.

Obama posts preview of Warren invocation on Youtube

People are really taking the Rick Warren thing to far...

DU Holiday Fundraiser Idea

Franken's lead dwindling...up 240 now...down from 285...

Did Obama actually win by 20 million votes? (TIA) - x

In the Year 2000, John Ashcroft Was Defeated in a Senate Race By a Dead Guy

Are people who oppose same sex marriage homophobes?

Robert Kennedy Jr. I read here a while back that Obama was going to pick him

No F**king Compromise on Warren!!!!

Blago is NOT a "crook." In fact, he may very well be innocent.

Obama's Cabinet is a Centrist's dream

I don't know or care if Rick Warren is "evil".

Bwahahaha, hahahahahahahahahah. Bristol Palin's future MiL arrested on Felony Drug charges.

Looks like Carville didn't get the Matthews for Senate Memo



I wonder how the Obamas would've fared pre-Loving v. Virginia (1967)

K&R if you want the Obama/Daschle health plan to be single-payer

K&R if you want the Obama/Daschle health plan to be single-payer

I'm not a One Issue Voter (Re: Rick Warren)

Obama–Biden appointees (with cabinet census)

I'm gay, and I'm tired of the gay overreaction to Prop 8 and Rick Warren at the inauguration.

In response to the people not liking all the Warren threads

Speaking of Ecuador.

Why I love Vancouver, BC thread

We may disagree about Rick Warren. But we can all agree that feeding the hungry is a good thing.

In Minnesota, Six Inches of Confusion (Minn. Supreme Court decision)

Connecticut Democrats rap Lieberman over McCain nod

W. Mark Felt, Watergate Deep Throat, Dies

Gay Man for Navy Secretary?

FBI leaders told workers in Iraq to bill nonwork hours

NKorea accuses South of trying to kill Kim Jong Il

Rice: Bush didn't ignore any 9/11 'warning,' because there was no 'when, where, how'

Secret Service Sanctioned in Race Bias Suit


Mark Felt, Watergate's `Deep Throat,' dies at 95

Tax Break May Have Helped Cause Housing Bubble

Auto Bailout Deal Reached

Paulson: Congress Needs to Release Second $350B

Rep.-elect Anh "Joseph" Cao tries to crack black caucus

Taleban targets troops' turkeys

Shoe-thrower’s apology will not affect trial

Mark Felt, who was Watergate's 'Deep Throat,' dies

BREAKING: Tape shows Rick Warren praising Israel-hating terror state Syria as a "moderate country" t

Bernie Buescher Named Colorado Secretary of State

Levi Johnston's Mom Busted in Undercover Drug Raid (Yes, that Levi)

French politicians fear youth violence along Greek pattern

Former Dallas Mayor Ron Kirk to be named to Obama Cabinet

New York oil price slumps below $34 a barrel

Hamas declares Gaza truce with Israel is at an end

Police Get The Wrong House In Galveston, Allegedly Assault 12-Year-Old Girl

Protesters shake shoes at US Embassy in London

Blagojevich to Make Statement (Press Conference this afternoon)

Blago: I am not a crook

500 workers at The Seattle Times to take week unpaid

Foreigners gave millions to Clinton foundation

Drug smuggling takes off with flights

November jobless rates up in 37 states

Prosecutor of bottom-swatting boys is arrested in alleged assault

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday December 19

Wal-Mart Plans to Appeal Quebec Labour Board Ruling on Union

Global warming causing more tropical storms: NASA

FAA cutback plan sparks stormy reception from meteorologists (cut from air traffic control centers)

Website Goes Online to Find New U.S. Attorneys (Prosecutors for Alabama)

Three Danish soldiers killed in Afghanistan

Franken pushes his lead over Coleman past 250

Calif. AG urges court to void gay marriage ban

Obey: U.S. falling into 'massive, massive hole'

Bush: Hard keeping 'people's minds' on Iraq

Paulson Urges Release of Next $350 Billion From TARP

U.S. Not Ready For Cyber Attack, War Game Shows

Bernard Madoff $50 billion Ponzi scheme ignites outpouring of anti-Semitism online

India suffers massive internet disruption after undersea cables break

For IMF, global financial crisis proves budget boon

Megabucks Bail-Out For Car Giants

W. Mark Felt, Watergate Deep Throat, Dies

Calif. AG urges court to void gay marriage ban

NASA's spending is under scrutiny; Obama transition team wants to know about money management

Blagojevich Says He'll Fight Until 'Last Breath'

Polaroid in bankruptcy protection

Portrait shows Bush relaxed and smiling

Jury reaches verdict in (former Bush admin official David) Safavian trial

Rice says only an idiot would trust North Korea

Blagojevich Pardons 22 People

Auto union asks Obama to reverse 'unfair' bailout terms

Al Franken takes lead in MN Senate race, +101 and growing

Bush says he shares blame for negative tone

Obama urges carmakers to 'reform'

S&P downgrades 11 of world’s top banks

DNA Tests Confirm Remains Are Caylee Anthony

Levi Johnson's mom busted on drug charges

Mass. investor saw inside Madoff scam

Parents drugged, bound and gagged doctor in forced marriage bid

Taser stun gun kills California man

Obama Team Assembling $850 Billion Stimulus

Bush on economy moves: I didn't want to be Herbert Hoover

Three near-invisible drawings discovered on back of Da Vinci masterpiece

Carville soliciting help for Media Matters

Fed's Yellen: Clarity key when rates near zero

Music Industry to Abandon Mass Suits

Mexico president 'will never negotiate' with drug traffickers

India suffers massive internet disruption after undersea cables break

Sea Shepherd Finds and Engages the Japanese Whaling Fleet

Cheney claims power to decide his public records

Priest removes Obama books from school

Afghanistan: Soviet failures echo for US

Harvard Kennedy School's John P. Holdren to be Named Obama's Science Advisor

Prop. 8 sponsors seek to nullify 18K gay marriages

Schwarzenegger declares state in fiscal emergency

Official Bush portraits unveiled

Bush shoe protester has been beaten, Iraqi judge says

Mugabe insists 'Zimbabwe is mine'

Jerry Brown: Gay-marriage ban should be invalidated

Ban on Smoking in Public fizzles out in Mi

Records show Caroline Kennedy failed to cast her vote many times since 1988

Foreign Office advises Britons not to buy Israeli settlement properties

Twilight Zone / Non-Jews need not apply

Conscience behind bars - youths jailed for refusing to serve in the army

'Rumors of my demise were premature'

Poll: Kadima and Likud neck and neck

Hamas declares Gaza truce with Israel is at an end

Remove the blinkers and see the truth

My Expulsion from Israel

Fraud undermines West Bank land deals

Duncan Hunter (R-CA) says on "Hardball" he'd personally torture people

Max Blumenthal: George Bush Thanks a Terrorist

How Wall Street execs turned air into gold -- Brian Dickerson, Detroit Free Press columnist

"Justice for Outlaws: The Bushies" by Suzy T. Kane (Taos Daily repost)

The Noose Tightens Rumsfeld, Ashcroft and other top Bush officials could soon face legal jeopardy.

Obama's Inaugural Mistake

Kennedy, Warren, and the Democrats: How About Some Conflict Resolution?

Nouriel Roubini: The $700 Billion Bailout Isn’t Enough

Joe Biden Asked Me For Money Today

Greg Sargent on Glenn Greenwald: Are Obama's "New" Politics Really New?

Barney Frank, grumpiest guy in the House giddy at the prospect of the next 4 years

Homeland Security wants to Arm Airliners with Anti-Missile Lasers

Deep Throat Dies, Leaving Will in Potted Plant

"The proliferation of space warfare technology" by Matthew Hoey (12-11-08 Bulletin of the Atomic

SEC Employees Downloaded Porn, But Just WHAT Did They Watch?

Media Matters: Matthews for Senate (?)

The rise of the late baby boomers

To FAA: ''If we let this happen, people will die"

John Dean: 'Serious consequences' if Obama doesn't prosecute torture

Does the Sinking Economy Spell the Doom of Big, Fat Weddings?

Glenn Greenwald: Demands for War Crimes Prosecutions Are Now Growing in The Mainstream

My 2008 "McLaughlin Awards" (Part 1)

Frank Schaeffer: Obama Was Right To Pick Warren

Separated at birth?

Thom Hartmann: Three Cups of Tea for Rick Warren

Olbermann: Obama/Warren Backlash -12/18 (Part 2)

Johnny Cash: Singin' in Vietnam Talkin' Blues

Thom Hartmann - The Economy Is About To Collapse

Tis the season (fair share tax on the rich making $250,000 or more)

Sea Shepherd mini documentary - Supreme Master TV

Worst Person In the World: The All Fox News Edition

Condi Admits to 9/11 Failures

The View Discuss Caroline Kennedy/ Rick Warren

Insult the Dead-gate

Harry Reid And The Wall Street Bailout Loophole

Blagojevich says he will not resign.

Democracy Now - Obama's environmental picks - 1/3

Democracy Now - Obama's environmental picks - 2/3

Democracy Now - Obama's environmental picks - 3/3

Ads for Obama shuts down

David Corn: I think he's reached out a little too far in this case

TYT: Bush Admits Mistake

TYT on the Red Carpet with Will Smith and Rosario Dawson (No, Really)

Meet Twiggy, the Water Skiing Squirrel

Rob Boston on Countdown speaks powerfully against choice of Warren.

Olbermann: Obama/Warren Backlash -12/18 (Part 1)

In Katrina's wake, white neighborhood 'militia' murdered blacks

Duncan Hunter: Torture provided 'enormously valuable information that saved American lives'

Rick Warren says I'm promiscuous

Black Keys - I Got Mine :: Letterman

Redford is livid about Bush's park land sales-Perino doesn't know what she is talking about (00:56)

Bushed!: Ignoring warnings of 9/11 attack

I nominate THIS man to give the inaugural invocation

George Galloway vs. the US Senate: FULL AND UNCUT!

TYT RANT: Rick Warren Can Stuff a Donut Up His ---

The Future of Wind Power: Perspectives on Global Wind

NPS Alcatraz First Hybrid Ferryboat

Today, Dec. 19th is the day Bush is selling 160,000 acres of prime Utah

MCT's Seagen Tidal Energy System Reaches Full 1.2-MW Capacity

EDFEN Opens France's Largest Solar Power Plant (7 MW)

(Atlantic) Salmon’s survival at sea key in large river return (Maine)

Wind energy development means (lots of) jobs (and $) for Nebraskans

Vestas Receives 300-MW UK Offshore Order

Peak Oil Notes - Dec 18

ODAC Newsletter (from the Brits)

Fuel from used coffee grounds !

Press Release: First REpower 6M turbines assembled in Bremerhaven

Inventor's 'refrigeration system' for planet shows promise, but scientists are skeptical (me too)

NSIDC/Marc Serreze - Arctic Meltdown 20 Years Ahead Of Climate Models - 5C Warmer Over Melt Zones

Great Barrier Reef Experts Likening This Year's Summer To Record Bleaching Year Of 1998

University Of Calgary Study - Extinction Risks Higher Than Thought For Tropical Plants - AFP

S. Africa Rejects Rudd's Emissions "Low Bid" - Aus. Has Surrendered "Moral Leadership" On Climate

nvCJD Advisor Warns Of Up To 350 Additional Possible Deaths - Impact Wider Than Thought

European solar industry going strong, EU research shows

Sea Champion Picked for Ocean, Air Agency (NOAA)

Biomass opportunity out of future oil crisis?

US Tech Firms Team to Juice Up Electric Car Batteries

Three Gorges Dam tested as water rises

(0.2%) Solar-propelled cargo ship launches from Japan

Oil Is Not the Climate Change Culprit — It's All About Coal

CSM - World's Oceans Turning Acidic (All together now!!) Faster Than Expected

Peak Uranium: What’s Going to Fuel All Those Nuclear Plants?

EPA Ruling Could Speed Up Approval of Coal Plants

More California Towns Face Bankruptcy

Wall Street Coup D’état

Mirabile Dictu! Fox News is Suing Treasury Department for Stonewalling Freedom of Information Act...

Brilliant: Credit Suisse To Pay Top Execs With Illiquid Mortgage Securities

Madoff Hosed Uncle Sam, Too: $17 Billion Going "Poof"

Dr Housing Bubble 12/19/08

“The market has failed, and officialdom is perpetuating that failure.”

I have a question for the Forum; please tell me what you think (either way)

I was trained in economics by Keynesians

The auto workers can't get a break from the cable news channels. My theory!

Today in labor history Dec 19 An explosion in the Darr Mine kills 239 coal miners, over 3,000 in Dec

Congressman, faith and labor leaders urge release of 23 jailed workers held in the Fargo, N.D.

The Lame Duck's Latest Lame Attack On Labor As He Heads For The Door

Labor Is Thrilled With Obama's Labor Secretary Pick

Southern GOP Senators' Attack On UAW Could Drive Foreign Auto Wages Lower In U.S.

EPA takes action against Nevada Onion ($56,320 for charged misuse pesticides (no OSHA?)


THE FINE ART OF CLASS STRUGGLE - Teamster moving men reverse 10 years of givebacks at Sotheby’s

CHRYSLER’S CHRISTMAS LAYOFF - autoworkers at Warren Truck speak out

Kathie Lee Gifford, Sweatshop Goddess, Weighs in on Bush Bailout

Almost 900 Atlas, Polar Air Cargo Crewmembers Vote to Join Teamsters Union By a 2-1 Margin

Update: L.A. County's Jobless Rate Hits 8.9 Percent

China: Labour officials demand law criminalising bosses who close factories, flee without paying wor

Trade deals must protect workers, environment-Obama

NLRB holds off on certifying Smithfield union vote

Union Files Unfair Labor Practice Against Yakima Regional Hospital

Union activists' message doesn't register with fast-food workers (McDonalds yesterday)

JetBlue faces first union election

Colgan Air, Inc. Pilots Approve Union Bid

Cintas to Pay $3 Million to Resolve 6 Safety Cases (1 death)

Body Count: 2,300 Mass Layoffs & 224,000 jobs in Nov. (full list)

Joe Cocker - A Little Help From My Friends - Woodstock 1969

Labor Leader Day For Caroline Kennedy

Bruce Springsteen-Born In The U.S.A.


Everybody loves Trade Agreements! They LOVE them in South Korea!

I been everywhere MAN!!!!!!!!


Working Man Blues!!!!!!!!

Johnny Cash "I Walk the Line" live 1959

Unions: Obama 'gays in military' moment?

Another South-North fight over labor

Smithfield firm cited by OSHA (willful and serious violations a total of $216,000 in proposed penalt

1 dead, 17 injured in Atlanta ped bridge (under construction) collapse

For those who say unions aren't needed anymore

Obama's Inaugural Mistake (WaPo)

I find the comments that Obama is HELPING US by using Rick Warren even more horrific than the choice

Need your help for Operation "Make Rick Warren Eat His Words" (link inside) ...

What do you guys think of Michelangelo Signorile as a radio host?

A favor, please?

I'm here to say BE LOUDER!!!!

U.S. Government sides with Muslim nations: Keep homosexuality illegal

L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center Needs To Get Over It!!!

Does anyone have any information on homosexuals and depression/suicide?

Stop your wild-eyed claims of homophobia existing on DU!!11!!

'People who don't like it, stop whining and MOVE, OK?'

Is it okay to beat your spouse as long as you tell them you love them?

The Lesbian and Gay Band of America

We need a throw a GLBT shoe at Obama online game.

I wish I could write like Plaid Adder

Is DU, for all practical purposes, an anti-gay site now?

Great toon about Warren.

"Diverse, noisy, and opinionated"

Hey guys, did you know that "calling out" is against DU rules?

3 Things you can do about Rick Warren

This is a true statement and I challenge you to deny it!

Sign HRC's Petition to Obama

The gay succession and the "false christian" succession we see with Obama/bush.

I think we should pelt the stage with shoes.

A puppy picture

Strange Thought Today about Resistance to Gay Marriage

Gays Shut Out of Obama's Cabinet

From a straight guy (re: Warren, Prop 8, et al)

I Dedicated My 1000th Post to This Community

Thank you, all, for your passion and committment.

For those trying to understand some of the anger in the LGBT community

Ken Starr & company are trying to nullify 18,000 California marriages

Please tell me. What can I do to help ease your pain?

I just want our non-hetero friends on DU to know this:

Obama's Iconic poster's artist "Im very disappointed by Obama’s appointment of Rick Warren"

Please help my Obama inaugural poll (link inside) ...

US balks at backing condemnation of anti-gay laws (UN)

I knew things weren't great at DU for GLBT people.

That's it. If you're gay and say you don't care about gay marriage, then fuck you.

I think Warren should be booed at the inauguration

Question: Does anyone know if Warren has ever been challenged

On behalf of the Democratic party, I apologize.

So has anyone from the Obama team responded to any emails yet?

Anybody here good with Photoshop?

FReepers trying to "save" El Coyote

I'm calling out this thread because it encapsulates the problem.

Listen up, bigots.

Honest question from a straight guy about an avatar.

Seriously. As an LGBT person, why should I remain a member of this party?

I'm gonna hang in here the rest of the night

Cenk: Not Another Word on Gay Marriage Until They Execute an Adulterer

**contact Obama's CIVIL RIGHTS transition team about

At what point would YOU say it's acceptable to criticize anything Obama has done?

Light up the Night for Equal Rights Rally tomorrow in NYC: Details Follow

My family and I will be protesting at Saddleback Church this Sunday.

I'm more pissed off at DU than Obama about Warren.

TYT RANT: Rick Warren Can Stuff a Donut Up His ---

Only two Presidential candidates have ever consistently attended Pride events

The condescension of strait, white males.

Breaking: Prop 8 proponents seek to nullify same-sex marriages (CNN)

Jerry Brown: Gay-marriage ban should be invalidated

Morales: Expel all US ambassadors until US lifts Cuba blockade

COHA: Taking Human Rights Watch to Task re: Venezuela

Coping with Crisis, Latin America Seeks New Paths

Red Sox Out Of Teixeira Sweepstakes

Congratulations University of Richmond football. FCS National Champs.

For Sale: Orange Bowl Tickets, $1 Each. Any Takers?

Can I see some pictures of my LGBT friends?

Cancer Study Explores Role of 2 Proteins

Question regarding Acupuncture or Chiropractic alternative care

Meh, bad day on the job at the doctor's office.

Lessons from An Emergency Room Nightmare

Has Obama issued any statement re Bush's new "right of conscience" rule?

Wanna be livid? Insurers Seek Presence at Health Care Sessions

My 2008 Election Dreams

Facinating interview with astrologer Jessica Murray

Today, I was so electrically charged with great hope!

“ADL Disappointed In Supreme Court Decision On Gun Rights “ (June 26, 2008)

Concealed Carry on Campus

Just for the record...

A bokeh for monsieur?

Sunset? well, close to it anyway....

Gays and Guns - Southern Voice article today

Pecan Pralines - the best! Prize-winners.

Requesting help with a frosting recipe please...

I have a gigantic boneless lamb roast in the fridge, but little experience cooking lamb...

OMG! Turducken on sale at Whole Foods!!!

Interview with Dr. William F. Vendley, secretary general, Religions for Peace

In the interests of getting myself TS'ed: Ask a Liberal Mormon

Sea Champion Picked for Ocean, Air Agency

Dear Meredith,...

Is it possible to prove the universe DOESN'T have consciousness?

Wow, This Is Pretty Nasty

God Or Science? A Belief In One Weakens Positive Feelings For The Other

I've simply modified my built in condo metal fireplace to produce more heat

Ask a Liberal Mormon. (With apologies to the admins and posters for my foolishness last thread )

I'm coming out.!

WP, pg1: Helping to Write History; Obama's 27-year-old chief speechwriter Jon Favreau

The Road to 9/11 - Yosri Fouda Interviews Khalid Sheikh Mohommed

False Skeptics' Debate Flowchart

Valero to pay for auto repairs

GAG! RETCH! PUKE!--- "Our" Gov. 39%

After a historic vote, Amanda Jones dies at age 110

Vasquez likely pick to replace Bettencourt

Upcoming geek movies...

This is pretty cool: John Kerry's effect on baseball on TV

Four years in jail demanded for minister (Tessa Jowell's) husband

$240,400,000 loss in value for Journal Communications this quarter