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Archives: October 29, 2009

Darling accused of double-cross over collapse of Lehman Brothers

Darling accused of double-cross over collapse of Lehman Brothers

If somebody says a bad thing does it instantly cancel out all the good things they have said?


Galleon paid $100Ms to Wall Street for inside information

Los ojos de la pastora

Britain: Protests and political campaigning redefined as “domestic extremism”

Afghanistan counts cost of deadliest assault on UN in fifty years

Five years after the “Orange Revolution: Ukrainian economy suffers sharp fall in 2009

Chicago: layoffs, cuts in services, privatization

Chicago: layoffs, cuts in services, privatization

mother turns home where sons died into haunted house

In your opinion, will the U.S. win the war in Afghanistan?

US, Bolivia "close" to restoring relations

US, Bolivia "close" to restoring relations

For those getting the Blue Cross "oppose public option" pre-paid cards...

A K Street whore...

trailer to movie on pros. of Bush

Why I am glad Obama is POTUS,.....

Filibusters, silent filibusters, and holds -How they work. (Make Reid end the silent filibuster)

Answer to "Artistic Integrity"... (DU wouldn't let me respond...??)

Don't be surprised the media elite sided with Fox

Lieberman's 15-Year Record of Killing Health Care Reform

Bed rest not what the doctor ordered

I think that people made two grave strategic mistakes in the way they attacked Lieberman.

Lawyer: CIA kept detainees alive to keep torturing them

Dupe, pls. delete. nt

An open letter to Sarah Palin

What are US troops dying for in Afghanistan?

Flip-flop: Lieberman promised ‘universal health care’ during his 2006 Senate run (Raw Story)

Senate Votes to Proceed with Unemployment Bill

US companies, governments continue to slash jobs and pay

After a rocky start, Chile's president leaves office with a 70% approval rating

Levi is an idiot and this whole he said she said is just a mess of

I want a filibuster.

If one invades and occupies another country, one takes the peace movement at home hostage.

Obama's Declaration Of Swine Flu Emergency Prompts Pro-Swine-Flu Republican Response

Obama's Declaration Of Swine Flu Emergency Prompts Pro-Swine-Flu Republican Response

Does Focus on the Family Fund Abortions? Yes...

Fuck you John Naisbitt, Faith Popcorn & the rest of the "trend"

Financial Regulatory Hearings on CSpan3

Clinton In Pakistan: Going To Obama From Bush "Like Daylight And Dark"

New Zealand Anglican parish responds to Pope's offer...

Robert E. Gordon: Stiletto Road

U.N. condemns Cuba embargo by U.S.

Hadassah Lieberman: In bed with Big Pharma

Facebook Attacks Again by Repukes

Facebook Attacks Again by Repukes

Just another Bought and Sold Senator

What Now, Icarus? Is Western Combat Aviation Falling Out of the Sky?

Happy 40th Birthday, Internet!

Lieberman is spreading disinformation just like any good Republican

Gloom Spreads on Economy- "Attitudes toward Washington are just jet black"

DEA crackdown hurts nursing home residents who need pain drugs

Will We Stand for the People or the Insurance Companies? - by DennisKucinich

Hey if you are going to comment on GDP today

Please Mr. President - Stop it Now!

Pelosi Presser just started on GEM$NBC

HCR make them understand

My LTTE on Health Care published in today's Daily News...

Mega-star explosion most distant object ever seen

Rock group Orleans' former guitarist is a Congressman! I can't believe it!

Someone close to me was raped and is now pregnant.

Swine flu: Eight myths that could endanger your life-New Scientist.


Joe Lieberman is afraid to debate Rachel Maddow on health reform.

Fla. man says Home Depot fired him over God button

My Father, the Terrorist (Vanity Fair)

There is a greek chorus of "No They Can't" coming in unison from the TV

LOL re: Twitter...just saw this response to a 20s-something friend's facebook post...

Greenwald: Evan Bayh's wife sits on the board of directors of WellsPoint, the largest health insurer

McGovern eyes running against Thune for Senate race next year in SD

McGovern eyes running against Thune for Senate race next year in SD

Dan Burton is OUTRAGED about execs pay being cut from 12 million to Two Million!

My response to Sen. Hagan NC regarding HRC

What happened to my star?

Where do you see humanity in 50 years?

OK, FUCK CNN and MSNBC for interrupting the Congressional Address. Is it online anywhere???

Health care with a public option is certain to pass - you can count on the Republicans to make sure

Health care with a public option is certain to pass - you can count on the Republicans to make sure

U.S.-Colombia base deal looks near.

Census worker died at tree / Still not homicide

House bill requires hospitals to be paid more than they're asking for.

PIC: Honor, responsibility...

The Rude Pundit: Photos That Remind You Why

Clinton, Pakistani students in intense exchange

Campaign finance reform---or everything we try to pass will suffer the way HCR has.

See, THIS Is What Happens When Your TIMING SUCKS (Or You Get Suckered)!

Joe LIEberman

Joe LIEberman

The Iraq Security force members we trained and are counting on to take over are doing the bombings

Who Dumped Goats At Industrial Park? Reward Offered For Information

Tuna ban 'justified' by science

Woman Accused Of Spitting On Deputy,Hurled Death Threats, Racial Slurs

Healthcare stocks taking off....

Judd Gregg

Dupe, sorry

As you try to explain to those of us strongly against these wars why we need to fight them .....

Democracy For America: Caucus Must Strip Any Filibustering Dem Of Chairmanships



John Stewart on Lieberman and the public option

Unused Tenn. bestiality law put to test in new cases

Someone should tell Joe Lieberman...

Reports that Bush's Pentagon's war propaganda program hasn't ended as promised

Does anyone use Safari for their internet browser?

Does anyone use Safari for their internet browser?

During the filibuster of health care reform, the Democrats should talk about those who have died

Independents moving rightward?

a response from my congressman

Oh My Dr Nancy is tearing Mike Pence a new one

Oh My Dr Nancy is tearing Mike Pence a new one

Sneaky credit card tactic, or am I just imagining it?

Better than dead, but not by much. . . . Please come CAPTION Head Wreck!!

Does Focus on the Family Fund Abortions? (It Does-If You Hold Them To Same Standard As HCR)

SHE'S GOT STYLE, SHE'S GOT GRACE. She's got Barack Obama in her face.

Walmart muscles in on funeral homes

House bill seems to stop insurance companies from charging more for pre-existing conditions.

Pentagon officials won’t confirm Bush propaganda program ended

Our forces can't operate in Afghanistan without the (paid) assistance of warlords

Sac PD Changes Approach to Tasering

Probe of intelligence notification lapses includes Pelosi's briefings

Kenya to launch homosexual census

WTF? FAA Reacted Slowly to Errant Jet

Whatever happened to the investigation into the death of the census worker in Kentucky?

Balloon Boy Dad Action Figure Goes on Sale

So how many here have already had the Swine Flu?

The Diminishing Dollar

President Obama has made a trip to Dover Air Force Base to greet caskets of returning soldiers

Birds Use Light, Not Magnetic Field, to Migrate

Obama's Declaration Of Swine Flu Emergency Prompts Pro-Swine-Flu Republican Response

anyone else think this is a bit over complicated:

Tom Carper (D-DE), member of Homeland Security Cmte. has no chairmanship.

Nancy Pelosi

Korean War?

A debate so "healthy" it makes you sick's War Room: Orly Taitz goes to war against Bill O'Reilly

Ben Bernake Appreciation Thread

I need help with a REALLY GREAT anti-facist quote.

Living in a country full of war criminals is a delusional state of mind

Looks like the Chamber of Commerce is blowing their entire anti HCR ad budget today

Whatever happened to charges for Balloon Dad?

Tim Geithner Appreciation Thread

Price to PepsiCo for Not Being in Court: $1.26 Billion

HCR loophole - Will this one work for us?

Two U.S. Congressmen want to designate Venezuela as a state sponsor of terrorism

God Damn Dolphins and Whales!!!

Galleon paid banks millions for ‘edge’

Oh my Earthquake on the Pakistan Afghanistan border

Great explaination of what has gone wrong in California with the economy.

13 billion yrs. is a long time: most distant object ever seen

Swiss crack down on "Suicide Tourism"

Will Obama ever stop doing the dance of ABUSE?

Ways & Means House Bill Summary - What is in the bill and when it kicks in

Howard Dean to Speak at the 2009 Mid-Atlantic Bio Conference

The fierce urgency of

Wow...non-Mormons in Utah are one of America's most liberal demographics.

Can someone post an executive summary of the House's heatlh care bill?

U.N. Can’t Account for Millions Sent to Afghan Election Board

Here's an eleven-page summary of the House HCR Bill.

100,000 Italians sign "Women Offended by the Premier" petition after Berlusconi remarks

So with the administration cutting off federal funding of Abstinence-only sex ed

OK. It was announced this AM that the final House HCR Bill will not be posted until next week.

Why in the hell am I getting "Donate to Pat Toomey" ads on my DU threads?

The Mob That Wasn't Greets Arrival Of Pelosi Bill

Why do I feel that some of you would have been against SS and Medicare when they were passed?

Kansas Republicans Draft "Health Freedom" Bill To Deny Public Option To Their Citizens

Joe Rogan talks about Marijuana and DMT

Pres. Obama participates in the dignified transfer of U.S. Army Sgt. Dale R. Griffin Dover AFB-pics


Fuck the teabaggers

Reuters: Support broad in U.S. for public healthcare option

Is that a ferret in your britches or are you just.....

Exactly how much does Lieberman suck?

Lieberman sucks so much that

Book: The Roots of Contemporary Imperialism

Book: The Roots of Contemporary Imperialism


Union Busting Made Easy.. Boeing to Move 787 to South Carolina

Is it my imagination or is The Greatest Page longer than it used to be?

Yes Man: Chamber Lawsuit Is "A Comedy And A Travesty"

House releases healthcare bill. Tax on millionaires, expanded Medicaid, etc.

Halloween candy compromised by demons!

Walmart Is Now Selling Caskets Online, EKK!!!!!

Another Judge does a SMACKDOWN on Orly Taitz: DENIED!!!



Reaching out to our injured Vets as they return home

A question for San Fran DU'ers.. Did raising your minimum wage to $9.79 kill small business in SF?

Can we get our facts straight about the public option?

Can we get our facts straight about the public option?

Kucinich yesterday

A $14 per hour minimum wage + Employee Free Choice Act could immediately rescue our economy.

Am I looking at the wrong House bill or are the Pubs lying again?

Things were different back then??

Anybody know why Grayson is crying?

I've tried, I've really really tried to like her

I've tried, I've really really tried to like her

CNBC is a steaming pile of shit

Inexplicable upturn in U.S. GDP (chart)

Afghan Girls Burn Themselves To Escape Marriage

My question is: what does "negotiated rates" mean?

Obama Cannot Accept Nobel Prize Without Congress' Consent, Three House Republicans Claim

Marijuana activist has lots of good information.

Marijuana activist has lots of good information.

Harvard 'ACT UP' show gets rise from right-wingers

SF Chronicle editorial on Schwarzenegger's f-you message

Highlights of the House Bill (Snips & Summary)

'I Was Denied a Bone Marrow Transplant and Risked Arrest for Health Care for All'

Foot #7 found on beach (BC) (edited to add map, after ft 5)

Mia Hamm Ambassador for Women's Championship in 2011 World Cup

Filibuster Joe Lieberman Event on Facebook

Boy, 5, tries to help ill girl

Rep. Alan Grayson Cries on House Floor Over the Uninsured

Gore Vidal's United States of fury

Gang rape suspects wear bullet proof vests to arraignment

"Monopoly post" latest annoying spam to hit the internet

Elie Wiesel's Shocking Stage Appearance with Mad Preacher and Anti-Semite John Hagee

For those of you following the HCR thru Congress, here's where we are.

U.S. military create live remote-controlled beetles~

Everything you always wanted to know about "cloture" but were afraid to ask

Attn: Lurking Freeps...My sister-in-law and her son (fellow Republicans) need your help.

OMG...People from my hometown are citing ALEX JONES in their anti-vaccine rhetoric...

Why does Lieberman's Staff still support him?

'Business Roundtable' rails against yet to be unveiled healthcare reform bill.

Curry spice 'kills cancer cells'

Curry spice 'kills cancer cells'

Health care: Most wouldn't have public option

AP, Raw Story Cover BlueCross B.S. Postcard OUTRAGE and DU, DKos Internet Protest

Boy, it's a good thing we compromised so much so the GOP wouldn't call our bill a "gov't takeover"

Orly Taitz CASE DISMISSED (Judge Carter - CA)

Their Lying Eyes Redux

2012: Eh, It's Not the End Of the World

DU this petition, please!

DU this petition, please!

Bullet strikes Lou Dobbs house.

The RW Crazies have some heavy lifting to do for Health Care...

The unions were wrong this time.

Somebody's shopping for a pizza

I love Al Gore, but I wonder what he thinks about his VP choice today.

Radio Station Found Liable in Water Intoxication Death Suit

U.S. Home Vacancies Rise to 18.8 Million on Defaults

Study: Pumpkin skin may repel germs (yeast infections)

Artistic integrity?

S.C.R.E.W. U. - A Credit Company Protection Plan. Credit Reform Flash by Mark Fiore

I see talk about Pelosi's HCR bill... does anyone have a link to the bill?

The economy is so bad, even criminals are cutting back

My two messages of very different tone (to Debbie Stabenow and Mike Rogers)

My two messages of very different tone (to Debbie Stabenow and Mike Rogers)

Abuse network ringleaders jailed

Lyle Lovett stops by RRBC to sign the Scooter!

The Pluto Paradox - Is that part of Obama's problem?

Fall Harvest of the White House Garden - Michelle Obama gets help from Elementary School Kids- Pics

Joe Lieberman supports universal health care for Israelis; used to support it for Americans.

Judge Testifies for Marijuana Legalization in California

Saudis drop WTI oil contract

Republicans: the party of spoiled little children

kucinich 2009 10 28 (Kucinich on The Ed Show - Ed & Dennis Discuss House Health Bill)

(There are stupid people in the world!) Man tried to rob bank with spoon

Financial crisis and health care crisis: BOTH caused by industries which produce NOTHING.

Pat Robertson's CBN Blog Warns Against 'Demonic' Halloween Candy, "prayed over by witches"

So ........ today's theme seems to be "something is better than nothing"

NAACP wants apology for RedNeck Rap

Judge: ‘Birther’ lawyer may have urged witnesses to lie on the stand

Can Government tax corporate campaign cash?

Indonesia 'might expel' refugees

Bill To Document Rape Kit Testing Reintroduced (CA)

Fuzzy Freeper Math: Failure to heed Pelosi "warning" motivation behind Lou Dobbs drive-by

Can someone explain to me how the GDP is measured ?

Who will be eligible and who won't be eligible for the Public Option?

Poll: How satisfied are you with the House health bill?

So a hawk was on a roof next to my office yesterday...

My letter to Congresswoman Eshoo re: the horrible Eshoo/Barton Amendment

Daily Show under fire for covering Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Falling through the hole in the safety net

Are there any projections out there yet as to how much the "public option"

Are there any projections out there yet as to how much the "public option"


the people making these decisions for us are insulated from the problem

the people making these decisions for us are insulated from the problem

Pot Is More Mainstream Than Ever, So Why Is Legalization Still Taboo?

Caption this photo

Hey SARAH! I can see your guy HOFFMAN tanking from my front porch.

Hey SARAH! I can see your guy HOFFMAN tanking from my front porch.

Hey SARAH! I can see your guy HOFFMAN tanking from my front porch.

Gay marriage critics say ‘radical’ groups at work in Maine

When they started negotiating a health care bill they should have started with Single Payer.

Robert Crumb's new 'Book Of Genesis' is amazing.

Greenpeace Commercial

Visual PROOF: What the BIG PHARMA Bastards are doing so people have to eat dogfood.

Grijalva: Progressives Will Push For Changes To House Bill

The Pink Mafia. from Andrew Sullivan's site

Caption this photo of Cheney

If Congress can't pass health care, Obama should simply call for a General Election!

Stock Photo Company: Another case of a large corporation crushing smaller ones

Cost of Website Redevelopment

Can you guess who this is?

U.S. Marshal says drug war, as he saw it, was like ethnic cleansing.

Republican Twitter accounts hacked

The Ox vs The Rat (fun from Georgia)

Recession ends in US as GDP grows 3.5% in 3rd quarter

Digby: Jon Kyl Says Unemployment Benefits Haven't Run Out -- They Have

Sanders to Push for Single-Payer Vote in Senate- That bill will lose, how much support will it get?

Check out new site started by Nancy Skinner to hold the Blue Dogs accountable

Police: Two men shot at California synagogue

McConnell: The Public Option ‘May Cost You Your life

SF-Oakland Bay Bridge to stay closed through at least Friday morning

I loves me some Trick or Treat Kids!

When is the eternal health care debate end?

Pelosi's Not So Robust Public Option: A Victory for the Insurance Companies

Who else has had it with the obstructionists who are keeping meaningful healthcare reform from

BWAAAAAHAHAHAHA: HYPOCRITE SnowBilly Sarah Palin ATTACKS Levi Johnson For Selling His Body For Money

See .... ya gotta play the word game ..... if ya can't .... ya wind up feelin' even worse.

The LIE of passing on costs of insurers to the customer.

The LIE of passing on costs of insurers to the customer.

Schakowsky: GOPers Who Slammed Pelosi On CIA Lie Charge Should Apologize

stop electing corporate hacks people.

There is something HORRIBLE in the house bill brought to you courtesy of Rep Anna Eshoo

Are people here aware that in some parts of the country, doctors are turning

Morning view from my living room -- brrrr!

Mercosur hopefully finalizes Venezuela's membership.

Pew Research Center Survey: Fox News is most conservative news net, CNN is most liberal

Matthew Hoh, on PBS Newshour, discussing Afghanistan - is my new hero.

Ever hear of a blanket party?

Under Attack, Credit Raters Turn to the First Amendment

Which form of a public option do you support?

Why is the Dept of Commerce running ads telling me to tell congress no "gov't run healthcare"?

The Ever-Expanding Exchange, or How Everyone Could Get Choice of Public Option

Halloween is Satan's Holy Day and Candy Is How Demons Steal Your Soul!

To me "too big to fail" is just another indication that the mess is "too big to fix".

RW spin on the gang rape in CA - this is just unbelievable

A call for a Constitutional Ammendment for National Ballot Measures

time to ask ourselves whether the two-party system is truly capable of representing the..people

Policeman points gun at Halloween 'zombie'

Al-Qaeda Outwitted Bush, Neocons

Right Wing talk radio host attacks Dennis Kucinich.

GOP Sets Up More Roadblocks To Unemployment Benefits Extension

Taliban Blame Blackwater for Peshawar Blast

More fun from the Menendez auto-responder.

Please help me with some numbers... are we safe yet?

DINO Corruption: Lieberman and Bayh $$ Enriching Themselves

Lou Dobbs under fire for real!

Turkey hunter killed in accidental shooting knew man who fired shot

112-year-old Somalian Marries 17 year-old-girl

Girl, 15, gang raped outside school dance while witnesses film horror attack

DU this poll Fox vs Obama - Obama us losing

Randall Terry and other anti-choicers arrested after making threat to Nancy Pelosi

I will not vote for my Democratic congressperson-someone I USED to support-in 2010

HEY! New House bill has Gov negotiating prices for Medicare drugs! H U G E

White House has a new "Contact" form . . .

Vince Bugliosi is making a documentary. Whatch the trailer.

Canadian folk singer killed by coyotes, park official says

If you can't wait for real health care and don't think Congress is doing enough,

Fraud fears grow as Afghan election body defies UN

Fundies: The Hate Crimes Law is UNGODLY

Blow to Blair's hopes of EU job

Bush Enjoying New Role as “Motivationizer”

Family mourn gun death of son, 10

If there is a God, i thank her for creating beings that make the rest of this world look good.

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Best of Malloy tonight

Mexico's Abortion Wars

Bloomberg - "U.S. Economy: Consumers, Government Propel Return to Growth"

You know what makes me really sick? *This* makes me really sick.

World Series stars push Employee Free Choice Act

The Christian Anti-Defamation Commission is ready to go to war over hate crimes law

A long's an awwwww....

Poppy Bush talked trash about a sitting U.S. President to a Soviet leader. Let's convict the fucker.

Photos from global warming rally in DC

There are only 2 types of people in the world.

Die Monsanto Die !!!!

Please Don't Use the Word "Preference" When Discussing Sexual Orientation

Report: Bayh's Wife Made Millions As Board Member For Health Insurer

The “I need a job” disaster.


Assistant Attorney General Roland Corning (R) Caught With Stripper

SC: State attorney fired after Viagra and sex toy lunch break 'encounter' in cemetery w/stripper

Do you think they care about you? YOU? Do you think they actually care?

Shep Smith, nut up or shut up

Speaking of the recession ending

Thank you President Obama - I hate yours wars but

Elisabeth Hasselbeck is a dumbo.

Cash for Clunkers Results Finally In: Taxpayers Paid $24,000 per Vehicle Sold, Reports

Ok DU'ers, I Really Need Your Help Regarding My Health. I'm Worried And Can Use Ya.

Gomorrah: That ol’ one-ring circus (Interview with Max Blumenthal on the GOP)

UNICEF -- the "silent emergency" in Honduras; 1,600 children have died

I got swine flu. Ask me any relevant questions.

What did I miss in Negotiating 101?

Christian Broadcasting Network warns against "Demonic" Halloween candy

Man forces his 8 and 9 year old daughters to watch porn. Texas "sex-ed" statute protects him

Who would you like to see rescue a Blue Dog?

Weiner, on Maddow's show, says the president has left Pelosi to sway in the breeze on health care

If you have a conscience, this is going to hurt

Obama 4th Circuit nominee approved unanimously in committee, sent to full Senate

Obama 4th Circuit nominee approved unanimously in committee, sent to full Senate

Every vote counts, look at this!!!

So...under B*sh we had TRUTHINESS. Now we have...CHANGINESS!!

That clever Somali cab driver.

BMW Links Executive Pay to That of its Line Workers

Anyone else 'Call(ing) for Equality' in Maine?

Gorbachev: Bush 41 called Reagan ‘extreme,’ said GOP supporters ‘blockheads’

Baseball Stars Knock It Out of the Park for Employee Free Choice

Violence against women on TV surges

Orly Taitz Smacked Down: Birther Lawsuit Dismissed

Police: S.C. state attorney caught with stripper

Police: S.C. state attorney caught with stripper

Quick questions for long term unemployed

OK, so how does Joe Leiberman get tossed out of the Democratic party?

Alaa Al-Aswany: When women are sinners in the eyes of extremists

Spotted: Gates And Crowley Reportedly Partake In Beer Summit Part Deux (This time in Cambridge pub)

Please send hugs

"There Is A White Hot Rage That Has Burned Inside Me For Years" (PHOTOS DOVER AFB)

Am I the only one here who likes Morning Meeting with Dylan Ratigan?

Pigs suck

Bad driving may have genetic basis

Is It Time For a Party Purge?

I think we should have a national vote on healthcare.

I think we should have a national vote on healthcare.

"Competitive Public Option without a profit...

We are all health care consumers.

‘You made that up,’ Dean tells Rove in debate (re: Medicare facts)

Amazing column by Glen Greenwald....War Propaganda

I present myself for flagellation and scourging, I bought a bag of candy with food stamps today..

Has anyone coined a term for Beck's followers yet?

The Day the Music Died

Never Trust a Propagandist: More on Michael Moore

In or Out of Afghanistan

A very serious epidemic in Eastern Kentucky

Pelosi made the combined House Healthcare Bill Public - Reid needs to do the same w/ Senate bill

Rachel Maddow reported the progress of this petition:

Rachel Maddow reported the progress of this petition:

ED: The bill is nothing but a watered down piece of garbage written on GOP toilet paper.

Jesus H. Christ, Wisconsin's Supreme Court Says Elections To Court Can Be Bought

Link between the deadly Chicago youth violence and the school closings overseen by Arne Duncan?

Windows shot out in Congressman Peter DeFazio's office (D OR)

Why are fat people abused? (BBC)

look, you are all going to die. horrible deaths. obama is not going to save you.

Library fines: Banning books in Cheshire won't make the tragedy go away

Man Who Found Caylee's Remains Fired

Another essential Bill Moyers' Journal tomorrow....James Galbraith on the faux economic recovery

could we get a Health Care forum. It would be a great place for all the different stories

This House "public option" collaborates with private insurance rather than competes with it.

I’m glad I have DU

Passports linked to 9/11 found along Afghan border

John Wayne was a WW2 Draft Dodger

White House vs Fox News... NPR has poll ... you know what to do,,

Alas, poor Orly. Judge Carter smashes her in his Dismissal.

Amazing how many people are satisfied with being sold up the river on health care for a "win"

Independents moving rightward?

Is there anything greater then the human beings of planet earth?

If competition lowers cost,

I am trying to be positive. I really am.

I am trying to be positive. I really am.

People are so obtuse! Nancy is sending up a gigantic smoke signal SOS

Bogus Or Not: Dobbs Claim Of Being Shot At?

The Moral Ferocity of Eating Animals

"Beef causes more warming than cars" - where's the evidence for this?

Change Roy Orbison's "Only the Lonely" lyrics into "Joey the Lonely" in honor of Lieberman.

Understanding the Senate cloture process (on health care)

The Return of Howard Zinn, and Company- A packed house hears a left-wing critique of Obama

Iowa Republicans wince at Sarah Palin's $100K speaking fee

LOL! No Brains!

Uttered by one of the Right-wing loonies here at work moments ago

Gibbs, Eyes Glistening, Describes Dover AFB: "It's Hard Not To Be Overwhelmed"

A caller from Massachusetts on the Ed Schultz show made a great

PBS Frontline-Close to Home-The depression/recession hits the Upper East Side, NYC.

We can't have a robust public option (Medicare for all) because...

Blue Dogs Win Huge Victory For The Health Insurance Industry

George Carlin had it right

The "Public Option" has been a red herring all along, to divert you from the real issue: MANDATES

The "Public Option" has been a red herring all along, to divert you from the real issue: MANDATES

9 years without health care. Tens of thousands in debt.

Parents Television Council study: TV has more depictions/plots about violence against women!

The Socialist in the U.S. Senate

Dr. Dean: "Both the House bills and the Senate bills are GOOD and I'd vote for

Jane Hamsher: House Health Care Bill: A Death Sentence For My Fellow Breast Cancer Survivors

Jane Hamsher: House Health Care Bill: A Death Sentence For My Fellow Breast Cancer Survivors

Public Option: RIP

Pat Robertson’s Christian Broadcasting Network Warns Americans Of ‘Demonic’ Halloween Candy

Happy Halloween - lots of pics

What kind of wisdom tradition do you belong to?

Healthcare Hoax from Hell

The Full "fierce urgency of now" quote..

Sanders to Push for Single-Payer Vote.. DU Vote

Sanders to Push for Single-Payer Vote.. DU Vote

"Bright-Sided"...relentless "positive thinking" used as opiate by business leaders.

Now THIS guy really has The Touch.

I think the universe is out to get me.

Dr. Dre - Let Me Ride

Oriental Hobby

It's 1:00 AM here. Sign in if you're still up

Unintentionally funny FAQ


Obama's Declaration Of Swine Flu Emergency Prompts Pro-Swine-Flu Republican Response

'The League' on FX - any chance it will be funny?

Is it rude to wish someone a Happy Birthday through text message?

OMG! South Park was just plain out of control tonight - all over the place!

My youngest saw West Side Story in Spanglish on Broadway yesterday!

Have you ever been told not to go there only you went there anyway because there is there to go to?

What is this musical instrument?

Darrell Scott - You'll Never Leave Harlan (Ky) Alive

Which of the following things is truly ironic?

OMG! - Y'all have to check out this really bizarre video from a kid's show!!!

Which Chick Tract should I give out this year at Halloween?

The way I see it...

I'm not giving out candy this year for Halloween

Oh kick ass... snorkel with beluga whales in Manitoba.

Good morning Lounge

Great News From CNN: Eating Chocolate does NOT cause Acne! But some Bad News, too:

11 Scariest Horror Movies of All Time by Martin Scorsese

That youtube freeze frame on the front page isn't NSFW, but it's UWFW...

Ilya the Mantatee gets lost in New Jersey - finally getting a ride hom to Florida

What did we learn on the show tonight, Craig?

"Got to ~insert something~ or my wife will kill me "

Slumdog Millionaire Kids Could Lose Trust Fund

Now thats REALLY annoying

dear god we've been invaded by freeper motivators

HAHAHA I'll tell you what Jesus would do - he would grow Broccoli

Does it irritate you when teabaggers trick or treat?

another day at home, let's see if i can be more productive today

Frakk! Some big monster construction truck a block away is rattling windows and flexing the floor.

Is that a ferret in your britches or are you just.....

The lounge threads I bookmark are usually food or music related..

DAy 13 finds me still in bed, still typing on the computer and still

What is the acceptable amount of warning to give family for wedding attendance?

Joe Called Me Collect Today From County

A farm kid writes home from recruit training:

I swear Power Naps could create world peace

Fan or not, gotta love two AMAZING catches from last night

I received no candy last year.

Found one of the vids was looking for!!!!!!!!!!

My cat is snoring

Ever do something stupid, and then...

The Present Day Composer REFUSES TO DIE..."Zoot Allures" & "Trouble Every Day" (YouTube)

Tonight ... Its Sushi and Sashimi to go!

YouTube, One of FZ's last interviews...Today Show, 1993

Name this bridge

whats the strangest "treat" you ever got on Halloween?

Are YOU a "Spiritual, Intellectual, Artistic, Confidant Man?" If so, Jessica Simpson WANTS YOU.

Three nitwits napping:

Bob Marley's song Buffalo Soldier or some sliced buffalo mozarella w/ tomatoes, basil & olive oil?

Seriously, is this for real?

To my dear Amy Marie

I listened to Creed's new CD last night. Ask me anything.

got in my first fundy argument today ..woohoo

YouTube: Richard EFFING Thompson..."Shoot Out The Lights"

How much do you tip the delivery guy? (like pizza etc)

Du Cat lovers: Are you owned by a calico or tortoiseshell?

Lights and Shadows: Bern Cathedral

A beautiful song

Well, it's going to be a few more days in the hospital....

Only one more day of early voting, yes.


Religious jokes from Emo Philips

Escape That

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 10/29/09

Knit hat stabs you in the head if you don't smile

Come hear the love bird, he's just outside my window

Off to the grocery store. Anybody need anything?

confession: my first make out session was to Baby Got Back

Do any people have any redeeming qualities whatsoever?

The Smashing Pumpkins - Raindrops + Sunshowers

"Prepare to meet your God . . ."

Searchin' for a Heart - Warren Zevon

Jim Hightower: Healthcare Hypocrites

AP: House Dems reach deal on key health care elements


E. J. Dionne: Hug Obama, Find the Moderates

Doris Days

FDL: BCBS NC Mails Customers about 11% Increase Along with Slick Flier Opposing Public Option

Why is the media defending Fox and attacking Obama?

Obama Marriage in NYT Magazine, Michelle Obama in Glamour

"Combination" business of the decade

White House Pushback On AP Story On Stimulus

Step aside, Susan Boyle.

My negotiations with EarlG for me to become a moderator are going very very well!

Make It Better

Is it wrong to have a sheep-herding dog if you're an immoral carnivore?


I ain't no perfect man

Pat Robertson is right! Halloween candy is Demonic!

With the the revelations of the Bayh and Lieberman families being

My Show's on, for your listening pleasure

There is an absolute scumban posting vile porno antiamerican antisemtic photos on flickr

should I get the wii fit plus with balance board

Let's talk about holding doors open for people, How long will you wait for them?

Some house music, courtesy of my cousin, Rick Wilhite

Star Wars vs. Saul Bass

Happy Ending for Phillies Fan who offered sex in exchange for World Series tickets

Maybe Bernie Sanders should do a Joe Lieberman

Woman charged after incredible 'park and run'


Hi all -- just staggering in to ask where I find the DU computer wizards .. .????

My oldest son just threw up his hands in disgust and went to bed.

Deere to recall 452 workers at Iowa plant

This is how I taught myself how to draw

Cross posted from Pets-Any Rec's for a very DURABLE sweater for a Puppy?

Where do you put your horseradish? poor dog.

After 3 1/2 years and over 24,000 posts, I have just one question

Warning!!! Scariest carved pumpkin EVER!!!

DUer check in if you've completed your demonic prayers over your Halloween Candy....

Only a man would attempt this LOL (a funny)

Trick or Treat

If you were going to go trick or treating dressed as another DUer, who would pick?

I think I broke my toe today.

Thirteen or Cameron

Happy Birthday John Cleese!

Where is the dividing line between Oldies and Classic Rock?

It's Halloween - which Chick Track should I hand out this year???

I have yet another mouth to feed.

The art of the thread.

****Officicial World Series Game II Thread*****

Overheard a conversation about avoiding the "birds & the bees" talks with children

What's your favorite Simpsons' "Treehouse of Horror" story?

Favorite fictional professor

Does it irritate you when teenagers trick or treat?

Rust removal?

When is Trick or Treat night in your area?

Is it wrong to have a meat-eating dog if you're a moral vegetarian/vegan?

See? SEE?!?!?!?! It wasn't me. It was never me. It was....

When my cell is about to ring, why does the nearby radio go "dit. dit-dit-dit. dit-da-dit-da-dit?"

I have made a huge mistake coming back here so soon.

Best Seinfeld subcharacter is...

Cat Injured By Gunfire Needs Surgery

Is there anything greater than pork and beans on a platter???

Just got back from Verdi's Otello, and I couldn't get past the stupidity of the characters.

I have officially Seen It All

Dinner ideas for my ageing parents who seem to like mostly meat & potatoes. Help!

It's hell being a crazy cat lady.

Don Dixon & guy from the Spongetones playing an old dB's song

Post a controversial song.

5 Horrifying Things You’ll Learn When Moving In With A Guy

You know you live in the SF Bay area when...

For you Mad Men fans

House panel approves bill to punish Iran

US, Bolivia "close" to restoring relations

Venezuela, Argentina hail UN condemnation of embargo against Cuba

Obama Considers Scaled-Down Afghan War Plan.

Trade bloc's unease over Chavez

EU leaders brace for tough summit

Hagel (R-Ne) named to advisory post (President's Intelligence Advisory Board)

Anger at Zimbabwe UN envoy snub

FEC puts Obama in a bind

Police: SC state attorney caught with stripper

Obama's Declaration Of Swine Flu Emergency Prompts Pro-Swine-Flu Republican Response

Price to PepsiCo for Not Being in Court: $1.26 Billion

Does Focus on the Family Fund Abortions? (It Does-If You Hold Them To Same Standard As HCR)

Venezuela to conserve energy with daytime football

Police: S.C. state attorney caught with stripper

Iran to propose two amendments to IAEA deal: report

Ahmadinejad: Iran ready for nuclear cooperation

(Seventh) Foot found on Richmond beach (British Columbia)

Cash for Clunkers Results Finally In: Taxpayers Paid $24,000 per Vehicle Sold, Reports

Argentina Unveils Bill for Reform

Police: Two men shot at California synagogue

Exxon Mobil 3Q profit drops 68 pct

Loosening of F.B.I. Rules Stirs Privacy Concerns

Pentagon officials won’t confirm Bush propaganda program ended

Economy finally back in gear (with pictures)

Ongoing crisis to damage textile trade – US textile groups

U.S. GDP rises 3.5% as stimulus kicks in

John Ensign mum on possible contact with feds

Bill Targeting Offshore Tax Evasion Is Introduced in Congress

Obama attends return of fallen troops from Afghanistan

Spotted: Gates And Crowley Reportedly Partake In Beer Summit Part Deux (This time in Cambridge pub)

Two U.S. Congressmen want to designate Venezuela as a state sponsor of terrorism

U.N. Can’t Account for Millions Sent to Afghan Election Board

40% of Top Obama fundraisers get posts

Politicians Butt In at Bailed-Out GM

Orly Taitz Smacked Down: Birther Lawsuit Dismissed

Slump Sinks Visa Program (H-1B)

President Obama Approves Funding for Northern Border Panel

NY Senator (Schumer): Bank Officials Need to Oust Former Fugitive from Bank Manager Job

F.D.I.C. Chief Criticizes Financial Reform Plan

Firms accept Ecuador plan to break pharma patents

UN evacuates non-essential staff after deadly attack on Kabul guesthouse

Iran supreme leader: Questioning elections a crime

Police arrested over Iraq bombing

Honduras takes dispute with Brazil to U.N. court

Obama makes overnight trip to Dover Air Force base to honor war dead

Stimulus helps fill coffers for states

Exxon’s Earnings Reflect Decline in Energy Prices

GDP report drives stocks higher after 4-day slide

Financial overhaul bill gets wary reception

DeMint accuses Dems of censorship on Honduras issue

Attorney O'Quinn Killed in Houston Wreck

GOP continues courting others to challenge Grayson

Blow to Blair's hopes of EU job

Cheney's 'cheap and easy lines' criticized by Sen. Levin

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday October 29

Pa. high court dismisses juvenile convictions

Medical marijuana group barred from civic center

Iran Rejects Deal to Ship Out Uranium, Officials Report

Clinton Questions Pakistan's Willingness to Go After Bin Laden

Free Google Sat-Nav Shakes Market

Zelaya, de facto leaders resume talks in Honduras

Bankers Expect Rising Bonus Pay to Break Records in Global Poll

Bridge could open in time for Friday morning commute

Durbin:Senate Won't Vote On Jobless Benefit Extension This Week

Dozens in Congress under ethics inquiry

Senate Confirms Dr. Regina Benjamin As U.S. Surgeon General

Ga. Rep. Lewis and ex-segregationist to get award

Felon Involved in Clandestine Videos of Ecuador Judge in Chevron Case

Synagogues in L.A. on alert after shooting that police are investigating as a hate crime [Updated]

Poll finds U.S. anti-Semitic views at historic low

Pelosi Unveils House Health Care Bill

President Signs Law Giving Defense Dept Authority To Exempt Photos From Freedom Of Information Act

Bullet Hits Lou Dobbs' NJ Home With Wife Nearby

Economy in U.S. Expands for First Time in More Than a Year

Red & The Pledge

Young Turks: Limbaugh Calls Obama 'Little Boy, Little Manchild President'

Maddow invites Lieberman on her show (Bribes him with a shake & a cookie)

Faux recruits for the US military - Great Benefits! Wonder how many chickenhawks will bite?

As Wasilla Turns: Lawrence O'Donnell & blogger Shannyn Moore discuss the Levi-Palin feud

Fucktard Limbaugh plays ''The Afghanistan Plan'' - The Rubberband Man

Gutierrez: How Do We Know Next Treas Sec Won't Be Former CEO Goldman Sachs NO MORE BAILOUTS!

Nancy Pelosi Unveils House Health Care Reform Bill

Rachel Maddow & David Brancaccio discuss America's crumbling infrastructure

Rep. Dennis Kucinich on Health Care Ed Show - State single payer stripped from bill

Rachel Maddow & Tim Weiner on the CIA funding Afghani drug lords

Obama Salutes Fallen Soldiers

CNN: President Obama salutes fallen soldiers - Dover Air Force Base

Obama: Burden on Troops, Families 'Something that I Think About Each and Every Day'

Collapse (Documentary Trailer)

Unplugged: H1N1 Cases Overestimated?

Kucinich: Health Care or Insurance Care - Govt For the People or Govt by The Corporations

House has their healthcare bill

Ed Schultz: Is The Justice Dept Doing Enough To Hold The Bush Administration Accountable?

Dylan Ratigan: Where's the fraud investigation???

We Shall Overcharge! Billionaires for Wealthcare in SF - recorded 10/28/09

South Carolina Republican Caught With Sex Toys & Stripper In Cemetery - Rick Sanchez

TYT Interviews: Dean Baker, Center for Econ. & Policy Research (Banks Screwing Us & More)

No Public Option in the HOUSE version?? Ed & Dennis Kucinich say WTF??

Kansas Republicans Draft Bill To Deny Public Option To Their Citizens

Rachel Maddow on the death of the F-22 zombie spending suck! Hoorah for sanity

Hypocrisy Thy Name is Lieberman

Climate Denial Crock of the Week/ 2009 Sea Ice Update

"What if You Knew" by David Rovics - this is a very powerful video

Raw Video:Obama Honors Return of Fallen Soldiers

Countdown: New Ed Norton/HBO Documentary on Obama Campaign

Bad News - Poll: Palin can't be president

Alan Grayson on the Ed Schultz Show - On Saving American Lives / HC Bill

Shot Fired Into Home of Lou Dobbs of CNN!

Dennis on the Ed Show Discussing House Health Care Bill: kucinich 2009 10 28

TYT: MSNBC Calls Off Search For 10pm Slot- TYT Still Going Strong

Inslee: SuperFreakonomics Is Guilty of 'Absolute Deception' On Climate Change

Rachel Maddow & Glenn Greenwald ponder Dems servicing of Holy Joe

Reid Issues Call-to-Action on Health Care

Pelosi to Off-Camera Interruption: 'Thank You, Insurance Companies of America!'

If Cats Were Lobbyists

Boehner: Democrats Bill a Government Takeover

The Scariest White House Halloween Costume

Obama declares martial law - haters freak out

IS THIS THE BEST WE CAN DO! Congressman Dennis Kucinich

Rachel- FDLs Jane Hamsher Discusses Joe Lieberman's Filibuster Threat (top on, top off)

Young Turks: Lieberman Explains Why He's Joining GOP Filibuster On Fox News

Report adds bizarre twist to Ecuador Chevron (Texaco) case

Ben Stevens' consulting fees surface in Allen, Smith sentencings

The Peru Shoot Down: The CIA, DynCorp, and Why the Truth May Not Come Out

Leonard Pitts: Commentary: When party politics come before country

Even Lieberman's Ancestors Betrayed the Public Option

FEC puts Obama in a bind

AlterNet: Elie Wiesel's Shocking Stage Appearance with Mad Preacher and Anti-Semite John Hagee

Nothing to fear-yet (Gene Lyons column)

The Inhuman State of U.S. Health Care ... (Class Power is the reason)

Monty Python Reunion Show Spurs Renewed Search for The Holy Grail

How will the right wing punk AARP?

The Iron Cheer of Empire (Joe Bageant)

Big Oil’s Heart of Darkness (the seedy world of Dick Cheney and Halliburton)

TRICK OR TREAT! " Democracy NOW "exposes the Treats for Big Pharma!

North Lauderdale (Florida) seeking inmate work crews

Stephen Colbert on Lieberman: "Good for you Joe for voting on your principles. Let me know when

10 reasons abortion must be covered

What we mean by socialism

New (vid) game lets players massacre civilians

PBS documentary captures anti-Semitism behind the Frank case

Rogue Nation

Smear Factor Episode 1: Anita Dunn

Renditions Case: Milan Trial Could Expose Italian Role in CIA Kidnapping

Sex Is Not the Problem: What David Letterman and Steve Phillips Demonstrate About Women in the Workp

Killer algae foam: Was it a freak event or a warning for the Pacific Northwest?

EU Demand for New CERs May Fall Post-Kyoto, Emission Group Says

Peak oil notes - Oct 29

Oklahoma: Transportation Officials Face (funding) Shortage

"It must be very lonely being the last flat-earther."

Yvo DeBoer - Finalizing Climate Deal In Copenhagen "Impossible" - AFP

"Thin Flow" Causing 50% Generating Shortfall At Lahore Dams - 8-15 Hour Blackouts In Punjab

From Plankton & Cod To Jellyfish & Crabs - North Sea "A Totally Different Ecosystem Now"

Firestone in Liberia 'pollution' (BBC)

Nuclear cost estimate rises by as much as $4 billion (CPS Energy)

German Energy Giant RWE Withdraws from Bulgarian Nuclear Power Plant

Diego Garcia Sinks. Drought Prompts Indo-Pakistani War. Enough For GOP To Support Climate Bill?

In Less Than A Lifetime, Nearly All HK Fish Gone - More In Restaurant Tanks Than In Oceans Near City

Pakistan: Electricity generation shrinks by 50%

2008 Cal Poly Survey - 10% Of Morro Bay Goby Had Liver Tumors - Sewage Component Likely Carcinogen

W. Swift Action, Some Hope For Planet's Fisheries - But Most Survey Data Developed World-Specific

Alberta Facing Bigger Pine Beetle Invasion Than Thought - To Slave Lake From BC's Killed Zone

Proceedings NAS Study - Lake Sediment Data Shows Mid-20th Century-Present Warming Highly Anomalous

Nature - Oxford Science Conference Looking To 4C Increase & Beyond - "No Easy Way Out"

Russia hopes nuclear ship will fly humans to Mars (AP)

Mneniopsis, Other Invasive Jellyfish Swamp Desal Plants, Wiping Out Fish Farms, Closing Beaches

Krill Catch Up From 100,000 to 150,000 Tons From 2007 To 2008 - Maybe Protect Some?, Say Scientists

Chinese banks to fund $1.5B Texas wind farm

Back-Crossed Chestnut Tree, 25 Years In The Breeding, Planted At Independence Hall

Former UK ambassador: US sent prisoners to Uzbekistan to be tortured,

A change that took place quietly -- LED traffic signals

What happened to ESPN's Wheaties this morning?

Taco Prophecy Has Been Fulfilled

Dan Snyder tells Redskins fans to STFU!

Hialeah Horse track is on it's way back ---Fantastic.

Back-to-back World Series Champions from the NL

In other Sports news. North Carolina defeats #13 Virginia Tech on a last second field goal

Yankees win game 2 over Phillies, 3-1

Cleveland Sports. The Dark Cloud that Never Lifts.

Greatest pitcher of the past 15 years and Hall of Fame LOCK

Hey Auggie!

Sports Illustrated photo confirms Saints benefited from bogus TD vs. Dolphins

Why does Satan's Team always have one good guy?

For those of you who have not been able to get enough of Brett Favre...

What city is in the worst condition, sports wise?

I hope Pedro gets shelled

Ongoing crisis to damage textile trade – US textile groups

The Struggle Against Free Trade Continues (El Salvador)

US, Bolivia "close" to restoring relations

Bolivia to produce electric-car batteries

The Peru Shoot Down: The CIA, DynCorp, and Why the Truth May Not Come Out

Venezuela to conserve energy with daytime football

Argentina Unveils Bill for Reform (wild spinning alert)

Peru: ‘Free trade’, cocaine and terrorism

Venezuela to conserve energy with daytime football

Q&A: Peruvian Cardinal Does Not Want Rebel Priest as President

UNICEF -- the "silent emergency" in Honduras; 1,600 children have died

DeMint accuses Dems of censorship on Honduras issue

Firms accept Ecuador plan to break pharma patents

Trade bloc's unease over Chavez

Guatemala: Another Trade Union Leader Assassinated

Congress Members Urge Obama to "Break the Silence" on Honduran Rights Violation

Colombia's paramilitaries: Militias march again

[en] Juan Almendares: The Electoral Theater of the Military-Political Coup

As Honduran Elections Near, US Diplomats Seek End to Leadership Crisis

Honduras takes dispute with Brazil to U.N. court

Magbana: Honduran National Resistance Update 10/29


Brazilian Senate Committee approves Venezuela's entry in Mercosur

Magbana: Honduras: AGENT MICHELETTI

Felon Involved in Clandestine Videos of Ecuador Judge in Chevron Case

I just heard UN Ambassador Susan Rice talking about Cuba.

Another Geezer (78 yr old) shoots a burglar.

Police: Victim Shoots Would-Be Robber

N.J. Court: Americans Have No Right To Buy Handguns

85-Year-Old Pennsylvania Geezerette Pulls Gun on Burglar, Forces Him to Call 911

Intruder Shot in San Marcos

ILLINOIS: Number Of Women Buying Handguns Increasing

cross post cause nobody reads that other forum . . .

Parente: Digging gun rights out of a State House Dumpster

Should a landlord be allowed to prohibit tenants...

Israel marks 14 years since Rabin assassination

It Will Take More Than a Wall To Silence Us

Which Way for Hamas?

US scientist faces death for plot to spy for Israel

Hamas to boycott Palestinian elections

Haredi teargases woman for using 'men only' sidewalk

Debating Israeli-Palestinian issues on ‘The Daily Show’

UN to debate Goldstone Gaza report next week

Coyotes kill woman on hike in Canadian park

CWA and UAW endorse House health care reform bill

Moonscape, with glacier

Going downtown

Autumn Color in southwest Washington state...

HELP ME ! I think they've fallen.

coral on shell... anyone seen this before?


Rainy day question

Lights and Shadows: Bern Cathedral

house guest tonight

A mottled sky and mostly B/W for a change--- 5 photos

Autumn in New York

*** November contest theme poll #1 ***

*** November contest theme poll #2 ***

*** November contest theme poll #3 ***

IG: Combat-zone tax rules lead to errors

Contractor to help VA with GI Bill claims

11 airmen survived 2006 confrontation in Sudan

Model Teabagger

Report: Military aware of C-5 wheel problems

Jury awards at least $750,000 to former soldier

More Alabama Guard going to Afghanistan

Brother of Afghan president denies CIA pay

Admiral: Complacency caused sub collision

T-34 with 2 aboard missing off Texas coast

Ex-Saipan begins journey to scrap yard

Obama honors fallen Americans at Dover

Obama's choice of words (Hate Crimes Bill)

Kenya to launch census of gay population

Blame genetics for bad driving, study finds

Obama considering scaled-down Afghan war plan

Weird, Rare Clouds and the Physics Behind Them

LRO Takes a closer look at the Apollo 17 Landing Site

should I open the GayTM just a bit?

Stars, beautiful stars

Inside the 2010 Defense Authorization Bill

I'm gonna try starting an LGBT community group. Any tips?

Fellatio keeps male fruit bats keen

Seven questions that keep physicists up at night

Defense bill includes money to sway Taliban

Clinton, Pakistani students in lively exchange

Anyone else 'Call(ing) for Equality' in Maine?

NASA to start radiating monkeys (MSNBC)

UN re-evaluates Afghan mission after bloody attack

General: IED attacks in Afghanistan likely to rise if more troops are deployed

Northrop may sue over tanker price release

Senator sees painful weapons cuts ahead

DoD Buzz: US Must Plan for Nuke Wars

Mega-star explosion most distant object ever seen

Army Transfers More Land Back to Iraq

West Point employee admits $3M fraud scheme

Government Reform Key to Afghanistan

Misawa’s bright idea: Cut off runway lights at night

Guard Equipment to Return From Iraq

Shinseki Cites Support in Mental Care

Destroyer accidentally fires on Polish port

Obama Visits Returning War Dead

The ABCs of the Economic Crisis, Capitalism on the Ropes?

Slump Sinks Visa Program (H-1B)

as I understand it,Senate Repubs voted against HR 2647 because

The only game in town

Housing Rebound? Not So Fast By MIKE WHITNEY

Jeff Jawer & Rick Levine: October Astrology Forecast, Part 1 of 6

‘A History of Ghosts’ explores paranormal past The father of Dan Aykroyd

Okay, although I don't believe in alien abductions...

What are your plans/traditions for Samhain/Hallowmas...?

Is today one of those universally odd days?

My 2012 article is published

top medical journals under reporting pharma side effects

Culture Differences in the News: Swine Flu vaccination

Here is my hope, that more research is done on health issues

People with asthma or other lung disorders.....beware.

The Green Pharmacy

circumventing law - business as usual rant

Corps IDs Marine found dead outside home

"Why H1N1 isn't just the seasonal flu". Very interesting information

Vitamin D and lung infection. I don't care to get into long argument about

Curry spice 'kills cancer cells'


CSM: Islamic countries push a global 'blasphemy' law

why can't atheists force every nonreligious person to vote democrat?

proposed: rename this the atheist forum and be done with it.

Overloading God’s Servers - atheists to launch a coordinated prayer attack against God.

Serious question....Why is this not considered insanity?

On Biblical literalism

In 2008, college enrollment set a record, while high school dropouts were fewer

I'd Like To Suggest Some New Forum(s)

Which type of R/T threads do you enjoy the most?

Daily Show under fire for covering Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Tater Tots for Two: It’s a Date!

HEY! You got mini-chocolate chips...

Making Chile Rellenos for Lunch\ Dinner

How about Easy and Tasty?

can you do NTY no knead bread in a pan? like an enameled or steel pan?


Just darting in for a moment to escape the slings and arrow in GD and GDP

Speaking of French Cooking

Nov. Texas Monthly has excerpt from bio "Molly Ivins: A Rebel Life"

John O'Quinn Dies in a Car Accident Today

Serious question for "truthers"...