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Archives: November 11, 2009

Heads up - Former Sen Max Cleland (Hero-VN) on with Tavis tonight

The plunder of Iraq’s oil

The plunder of Iraq’s oil

Bipartisanship is Dead. It Was Always a Mirage Dangled by Repubs. Time to Bring the Hammer...

Disclaimer proposed for anti-abortion clinics

Ore. police dog bites wrong man, intruder flees

Iraq our Great Land, it's old but.... it's still worth seeing.

Cheney goes for US president's jugular

Under Attack, Bernanke Studies Politics

Wonder why the Stupak amendment has caused

So, ah, when am I allowed to move in the house in a ritzier

I'm Going To Agree With Sean Hannity And Dick Morris

Commonalities in How America's Big "Terror" Events Seem to Have Been Staged To Provoke More War

An appreciation thread for all those who have served ....Veterans' Day...November 11, 2009.

Jon Stewart showing those two different clip Protests clips from Hannity

Disaster movie political correctness

PHOTO of the COIN that President Obama placed at the marker of each Fallen Soldier at Fort Hood

"So Much for Motivation" Can you tell how long ago this was written about motivating students?

Judge blocks UND from changing nickname from 'Fighting Sioux' (Boy does this have a backstory)

Six persons voted for the Stupak amendment

The reason for the Stupak Amendment is pretty simple to explain...

In battles, we borrow from enemy - Opening shot Maj. Hasan redux

Juan Cole: The most patriotic way to honor future veterans of foreign wars is

Commentary: How to stop veteran suicides

So according to a GOPer poll in Maine

So according to a GOPer poll in Maine

Gulf Coast veterans displaced by Katrina anxious to go home

The Birdseed Milkshake Economy

Blackwater Said to Approve Payoffs (BRIBES) To Iraqi Officials After Shootings

Oil industry sinkhole threatens to swallow city

Number Of Wounded US Soldiers Coming Home Continues To Swell

Missing soldier’s body is found

WBC: 'Pray for More Dead Soldiers' & 'God Sent the Shooter'

Russian judge reduces mother-eating cannibal's sentence... because the guy was hungry

Could someone post the ORLY owl picture

Purple Cabbage Necco Wafers

Thanks to Veterans with food

One of the good ways for Republicans to support the troops

Does Anybody Know Yet Whether Any Muslims Were Shot By Hasan?

2,266 Veterans Died In 2008 Because They Were Uninsured

Documentary: George learns Self Defense

I found this on facebook today!!

God or Country?

Our Peers in State Killings

Ukraine declares martial law following pneumonic plague outbreak

Airplanes sprayed mysterious substance over Ukraine days before pneumonic plague outbreak

Because of the Senates' !#$% inefficiency we get to live through another cycle of insane Townhalls

EU to test fuel-saving "Road Trains"

How to make sure Jeebus is a part of your wedding.

Ms. Prejean's theme song & video

What kind of subsidies would the Duggars receive under the new HCR plan?

What kind of subsidies would the Duggars receive under the new HCR plan?

You know, I've been pretty rough on Kucinch in the past few days, but now I'd like to praise him:

O'Reilly: ''As a soldier, we can't kill all the Muslims."

'Don't Ask' repeal likely part of 2011 defense budget bill

I live in a banana republic with buses.

The Ideal America...

The Ideal America...

In the spirit of the spanking your child thread... Is hitting your Dog OK?

In the spirit of the spanking your child thread... Is hitting your Dog OK?

A survey this year found that up to 50 percent of physicians consult Wikipedia


Media Racism: Why Two White Kids are a Senseless Tragedy but an Arab American is Terrorism

Should the right to call a fellow employee 'a deviant' be protected under law?

"Well, we must have priorities..."

For Veterans Day: A ZW Repost from 2003

The Health Care Script...

Coburn (R-Okla) blocks wounded veterans' benefits bill

Tammy Duckworth comment I didn't understand

Happy tales for some former fighting dogs

Preview of some 2010 senate races

"Stupid" and "Stupak" both have six letters...

Goalkeeper commits suicide

Actual Ukraine newspaper in english about flu outbreak....

The Man Who Put the Rainbow in ‘The Wizard of Oz’, by Amy Goodman

Another Day, Another Republican Hold on an Obama Nominee

Man charged with statutory rape in ‘marriage’ to 14-year-old girl

Boss gives employee his kidney

It's Veteran Day. I'm a Muslim-American and a Combat Veteran

The Florida Government Has Misplaced 18,000 Buildings -- Yes, Buildings

I'm Going To Agree With Sean Hannity And Dick Morris

Snortin' meth with Andre Agassi By Mark Morford

Support Veterans? Sign this petition asking Coburn (R-OK) to stop blocking s1963:

"It's obvious: Repuke infiltrators have descended on DU"

Let's Mourn The American Lives Lost In Iraq/Afghanistan & Remember WHO Sent Them There To Die

Burnt Orange: Finally, A Well-Qualified Democrat Announces for Texas Court of Criminal Appeals

It's The Economy, Stupak.

Are you looking for a H1N1 or seasonal flu vaccine? Check here...

Sarah Palin 2.0 (satire)

Is this an H1N1 anti-vaccination scam or what?

Father says boy who shot self at Westfield Sportsman's Club had permission to use machine gun

Happy Veterans' Day - Welcome Home!

Anyone heard the word "Dithering" lately?

Health Scare Tactics

I don't recognize DU anymore.

Carrie Prejean is the most self-obsessed beauty pageant contestant I've ever seen in my life

The Rude Pundit: Veterans Day for the Living of a Previous Failed War

This is not the Change I voted for.

Cell Phones - Survival of the Fittest

Start Over?

why is there an ad for Carly Fiorina against Barbara Boxer on DU?

What is the best way to characterize people who wanted the House health care bill to pass?

Nice but w/o research I have no idea who they are.

Debate over Philippines health bill

Chrysler sets second shift at Belvidere

Banks face uphill battle vs. possible fee limits

IEA: Washington made us fudge oil data

Armistic... err, Veterans Day is an ironic sort of Holiday

A Brief History of Canada's Health Care System

Scozzafava decries 'vicious' attacks

Clyburn thinks Stupak clause will be removed from healthcare bill

Falafelgate 2? Shockingly Racy Lawsuit Rocks Murdoch's New York Post

This is a government that can't monitor all Internet traffic.

From Justice Kennedy, a Lesson in Journalism

Our beloved Democratic Representative: Stupak

"Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn"

Happy Veterans Day... and if you get a chance read a great book written by the most decorated Marine

Republicans concerned with ascent of young Florida candidate (vs. Grayson)

46% of Britons think the Afghanistan occupation is increasing the threat of terrorism in UK

Yeah, we'll get an option.

Clyburn thinks Stupak clause will be removed from healthcare bill

3 Obama Advisers Favor More Troops for Afghanistan...i'm emailing the white house N O W

The media is reporting Sammy Sosa has been called a racist for changing his skin color

I just donated $25 to Barbara Boxer's Senate campaign, all I could scrape up this

VA sec'y promises timely response to PTSD, depression

VA sec'y promises timely response to PTSD, depression

Hum through hump-day with a CAPTION . . . please come do Head Wreck!!!!

From Justice Kennedy, a Lesson in Journalism

America's First All-Christian Prison May Be Coming Down the Pike

Man who deserves an ass-kicking

Federal District Court Rules Against South Carolina’s ‘Christian’ License Plate

what do secretary gates, admiral mullen and hillary clinton have in common?

Federal Reserve: Weak Recovery Means High Unemployment For Several Years

For the fallen: The 11th of November, 11th hour, 11th minute silent thread

Former Bush aide seeks to toss torture memos suit

Vets - what got you into the Service? What was the story?

We're in the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month right now.

We're in the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month right now.

Happy veterans day Coburn

Justice O'Connor's Husband Dead at 79


Foreign-policy aide to Dick Cheney: Yeah we fucked up in Afghanistan...

Tom Richmond iPhone App rejected

We need a cabinet level peoples ombudsman lobbysquad.

what has happened to vice president Biden, alien abduction?

Let me tell you my conspiracy theory: Kucinich is a shill of the DLC.

Protecting Academic Freedom: AAUP Announces Effort to Shore Up Academic Freedom at Public Colleges

Our beloved Democratic Representative: Stupak

I Just Saw The Following On The CNN Crawl - GOP Senators Push For Term Limits.........

My prediction for the final healthcare compromise

Lately I find myself using the small i instead of the capital I...

Until these questions are answered we will be confused about the Stupak amendment

Get ready, America: Here comes Sarah Palin (Going Rogue Tour)

All little ones miss their soldiers...

sometimes love is not enough.

has cheney volunteered to waterboard hasan yet?

So much stupid, so little time...

Run, Sarah, Run!

How do you stop spam from your blue dog dem congressperson?

Conyers tells Obama to start knocking heads

Shocking, sickening

Right-wing pundits now lecturing the military about guns

2008 FBI: Hassan Not A Terrorist (BBC)

If murderers should be executed for the sake of "justice"...

Today's odd two minute hate: DU is no longer recognizable. Or not what it used to be.

Doctor-drugmaker ties: Psychiatrist received nearly $500,000 from drug manufacturer

My apologies to DU and especially to my sisters...

Watch for 'sneak attack' on rates, economist warns

Muslim backlash only in our minds says The Denver ComPost

Great post in praise of Dennis Kucinich

"Now that the town halls have blazed with vituperation, and fantastical patriots are . . .

A Song by XTC to try and mend fecnces of those whom I offended

Need a job? McDonald's has an opening at Guantanamo

Key Aides Back Plan To Add About 40K Troops In Afghanistan, Source Says

"This is Jenna Bush Reporting ... "

DU, Class and New Industrial State Economic Nostalgia

Milwaukee muggers see Army ID, return wallet

Supporting The Troops With Toxic Fumes

Stupak’s Flaccid Amendment Needs No Viagra (Go Shannyn Moore! You Betcha!)

RE TEABAGGERS: Ever notice:

Remember all the details of the DC SNIPER back in October 2002?

Marine reservist attacked Greek priest he mistook for terrorist

Thank you, Veterans. Thanks to all who bring peace. To hell with all who make war.

The War Condolences Obama Hasn’t Sent

Premium Rate-Busting Controls in HR3962

Hasan's Ties Spark Government Blame Game (cbsnews)

Brian Ross: Brian Ross 'connected with terrorists'

Photo of Orly Taitz's Protest in front of FoxNews (News Corp’s offices) - U CAN COUNT 'EM

California finances plummet less than three months after budget passage

Are abortions covered in the health care insurance Congress has?????

Bayh, Conrad, Feinstein, Lieberman and Warner form national suicide pact

CO State Sen: Obama 'Is Flying U.S. Plane Right Into The Ground At Full Speed'

Applied Materials to cut 1,300 to 1,500 jobs

Parents of Iraq Veteran Receive Mistaken Notice from US Gov’t, Not Condolence Letter They Await

MSNBC is now in HD in Los Angeles

Stand with the Vets: say NO to Obama's troop surge RETHINK AFGHANISTAN

peter king & jose lieberman are outraged that hasan was still in the army

Husband of Justice Sandra Day O'Connor has passed away.

Fox: Bill Sammon pushes "Ft. Hood = 9/11" meme, says Bullhorn Bush "found his voice" at Ground Zero

DADT has cost the military $200 Mil as of 2005 to replace the skilled servicemembers it kicked out

Smells like HCR: Senate's Slow Move Toward Student-Loan Bill Is Raising Anxieties and Opportunities

Bachmann May Have Violated House Rules

Focus on the Family uses Principal health care insurance & it offers abortion coverage.

Michael Steele says white GOPers scared of him cause he's black?

INTERNATIONAL-CLEMENCY: Kenya Commutes 4,000 Death Sentences

Sen. Kent Conrad (D-N.D.) sees a (centrist) compromise on Senate health bill

Democrats, Rachel Maddow, take on Pete Hoekstra over questions on Ft. Hood shooting, while others po

How Anti-Choice Dems and Mike Huckabee Could Team Up to Screw Over America's Women

Study: Over 2,200 US Veterans Died in 2008 Due to Lack of Health Insurance

Clinton Warns Senate on Failure as Health-Bill Timeline Slips

A Modest Proposal

A Modest Proposal

Carrie Prejean: 5-year mandatory minimum federal sentence for distributing child porn

Michele Bachmann's 'high stakes' political game grows

Riddle me this, Batman. If your political party absorbs roughly a quarter

Fallen soldier's body will ride in Terre Haute parade

Another "Family Values" Republican Freak-of-the-Week Asshole

Activist 'beaten' after BBC story

Stimulus Effects Question In Mass

Mining firm 'damages' Great Wall

Health Care, Section 7203 and 7201 problem

Local GOP Censures Graham for Climate Cooperation, Other Bipartisanship

If states are allowed to 'opt-out- of the public option as Harry Reid agreed to push for last week

2fer: BFEE tool NEGROPONTE gets tossed. & KERRY picks up the tab.

Barney Frank: 'DADT' repeal coming next year in next year's Dept of Defense Authorization Bill

Breaking: Ambassador in Kabul dissents on troop increase

Radio host Ingraham distorted my words, then cut my mike

Oh Joy! If only this is true: Lou Dobbs expected to resign from CNN tonight

The Donald: Prejean 'Should Be Ashamed'

Here’s the Vehicle for the Next Jobless Benefits Extension

Did Bachmann's "House Call" pitch break House rules?

Iraqi court fines British paper

Health Care Reform

Black Colleges React to Low Point in Fashion

Under Pressure from Tea Party Activists, Charleston GOP Censures Graham

Thankyou from a DU Veteran this Veteran's day

OMG! I've Seen the Light! Kucinich Should Have Won The Presidential Election!!1!

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom under fire for shift in Sanctuary City policy

Wasn't there supposed to be a rapture today? Anyone know

Carl's Jr. Stops Mob Ad Campaign

Lies, Damned Lies, and Gateway Pundit's use of statistics

Call the WAAAHmbulance, Lou Dobbs is quittin'

How will the Senate deal with the Public Option?

Dupe, pls. delete. nt

The questions "public option" supporters won't answer

Sounds like Dobbs wants to run for office. (video)

The death penalty and the closure myth: "naive, unfounded, pop-psychology"

China Too Big To Fail? Not!!!

Brand new $16,000,000 state pier messed up by Ida.

KO is about to tear Bachman a new one

There is no clearer indication that Big Insurance and Big Pharma are in control

Someone please tell me what this is really about?

Lou Dobbs reportedly leaving CNN

Dangerous Storm Carolinas to Mid-Atlantic

Take a Veteran to dinner

This is how I'm seeing healthcare reform at the moment.

South Carolina GOP leaders censure Lindsey Graham for working with Democrats

Is the class war between the investor class and the working poor?

Post your reasons for Lou Dobb's sudden resignation...

Yay. Greece ! They gave instant citizenshio to a quarter-million kids

Should the Democrats "go nuclear" and eliminate the filibuster? CAN they?

iPod Touch Question - I'm Posting In Gen Disc Because I'm Leaving For A Trip And Need A Response...

Under Pressure From Tea Party Activists, Charleston GOP Censures Lindsey Graham For Bipartisanship

Cool! Just saw my son's boss at the CMA.

I would like to know

Walter Reed Officials Asked: Was Hasan Psychotic?

Is 'Morning Meeting' Heading to the Afternoon?

4362 +

oh please, please, please with sugar on top!

Brothers In Arms :Dire Straits

Breaking news re Afghanistan on Rachel

So did Hannity explain away the videos yet? I won't turn his ass on under ANY circumstance

Armed Guards At The Washington Times

Rep Steve Buyer (R) wow what a piece of crap.. watching the cbs news interview on him..

Was flipping through and saw some dumbass putting lipstick on a monkey.

I'm torn. Honoring war dead is one thing, but

Dobbs hinting at possible run for elected office

Breaking: Obama uses Executive Order to make DC a state; 2 Dem senators named

I just don't get it....

Who here had a relative in the First World War?

The Few, The Proud, The Morans.

Dollars & Sense: The Public Purpose of Banking

Louser Dobbs retiring from CNN? Did he find a better gig to hate on immigrants?

All Four of Orly Taitz's followers protest outside Fox "News"

Rachel! Good breaking news! President rejecting all options given to him on Afghanistan!

OK, it's torch and pitchfork time.

The infamous TIME magazine "Wall Street" cover story from last week:

The infamous TIME magazine "Wall Street" cover story from last week:

Oh God...The Latest Glenn Beck Impersonator....Eric Cartman


Orly Taitz Shuts Down Fox News, With A Protest

Republic of Money: Lizzie Borden & the Harriman family

Keith just said louie louie is going to Telemundo!

You know what gave me GREAT SATISFACTION TODAY?

Guardian UK: 9/11's delayed legacy: cancer for many of the rescue workers

A new Yorker I know who just got transferred to London re Healthcare! (Just a quick blurb)

Damn I love Kareem Abdul Jabbar

Veterans days always make me feel weird,


Lou Dobbs was for outsourcing before he was against it

Fox News Regular Bo Dietl: ‘10 Years Ago, [Katie Couric] Looked American. Today, She Looks Oriental'

If the Republican Party rejected their current ideology and embraced progressive principles...

Lou Dobbs moving to CNN en espanol?

anyone else having probems with the video threads. They aren't loading on

Listen up Democrats! If your congressman/woman or your Senator is a memnber of "The Family"

Here is another reason to stay home

Oaktree Capital Management Hedge Fund manager comments on the crisis

Blumenthal may have eye on U.S. Senate (Lieberman's seat)

San Jose Mercury News: Adobe Systems to cut 680 jobs


Mike Tyson was detained at Los Angeles International Airport

Seymour Hersh On Rachel Maddow: 'Obama Is Putting His Foot Down, and That's Great'

Here's a great Democrat; Rep. Jay Inslee - did you know he fought Gonzales?

Angelina Jolie has made up with her dad

A new Yorker I know who just got transferred to London re Healthcare! (Just a quick blurb)

Sacramento Bee: California budget boss jumps off before train wrecks

DU Historians: What the heck happened to Armistice Day?

The Mistake Of Congressional Democrats - Trying To Run To The Right of That Leftist Obama - GOP-Lite

Wild deer jumps into zoo's Lion Den and is fatally injured as zoo visitors watch

Angelina Jolie has made up with her dad

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Who will CNN replace bigot boy with? Who should replace him?

Have you ever seen such a job posting?

How many rightwingers have "friends and family in Canada"?

AP Sources: Reid Eyes Payroll Tax Hike on Wealthy

British soldier faces 10 years in jail after being arrested during anti-war demonstration.

Obama Wants Revisions To War Options

Sean Hannity To Jon Stewart: 'You Were Right' About Bogus Video

Ex-Marine who survived three tours in Iraq is slain while installing cable TV in Victorville

Isn't Viagra an elective prescription?

Another One Bites It...James Dobson "Retires"...

Sex offender to become new neighbor

This is great! Stupak's Flaccid Amendment Needs No Viagra - Shannyn Moore

Remember the Equal Rights Amendment?

Pharma Deal With White House on Course to Net Industry Billions

Poll: Anti-incumbent sentiment strong

When is the best time to "weed out" some of these faux Dems?

John J. O’Connor III, Husband of Former Justice, Is Dead at 79

Feds Wanted Private Data on All Visitors to Liberal News Site!

Why did the DLC, centrists, Tony Blair's Labour Party et al adopt

USAAF Captain At Normandy Soothed The Soul Of His Would Be German Sniper By Playing His Trumpet

Per NBC5 Chicago the description from the taping of Oprah's interview of Palin: TENSION

Chimp attack victim reveals face on Oprah

The hell with you guys. I, for one, am going to really miss Lou Dobbs.

Democratic Underground has New Moderators!

This year's hot toy: The Zhu Zhu (electronic hamster)

I don't want to fund war, Wall Street bailouts, torture, or corporate welfare with my taxes

Mike Tyson is "being detained" at LAX

David Sirota: Business Aims to Relax Bans on Products Made with Child & Slave Labor

I just witnessed the funniest thing!

The Pope Nader Israel Hillary Dean Olive Garden Guns Smoking Public Breastfeeding!!1!1!

What will you do if you are still here on 12/22/12?

Woot! Dobbs is "leaving" CNN.

Let's Face It, Big Eddie Is An IDIOT

I Think This Is My Last Night Watching Tweety

Veterans To Obama: Do Not Escalate

Question: Should the mandate to have insurance or be fined be stripped from the current HCR?

Yoo's lawyers warn of flood of political suits

Looks Like the Attack on Medicare and Social Security has Begun...

Time To Re-regulate

Is there a "Wal-Mart Ad Law" or something?

DU language geniuses: what language is this?

Why the Democrats Can’t Pass A Bill Without a Public Option, By the Numbers

T-Mobile Surprise Porn Not An Isolated Incident

I just donated $50.00 to the DLC.

LOL Did anyone see Carrie Prajean make an ABSOLUTE ASS out of herself on "Inappropriate King Live"

Fox News is Going Down - MAJOR Bust by Daily Show

bishop says no to homo tourism at Vatican

I do not support the death penalty under any circumstance BUT

Afghan future threatened by ex-warlords in gov't

Where's my freaking pitch fork??????

We watch the Repubs who are purging their party of moderates in favor of their nutbagger wing

Read this huge pile of MIERDA from the New York Times:

So.....the pukes are talking about term limits again - (DeMint) - how

JFK Investigation Photos Now Online

I've not seen one Serious Discussion on How HR 3692 is a "Giveaway" to the Insurance Industry

Ambulances start charging extra for obese patients

Ambulances start charging extra for obese patients

The Democrats are committing political suicide

WTF!! Obama Helping Lobbyists Weaken Offshore Tax Crackdown Dems Passed In 2002 Over GOP Opposition

If you ran an ad to sell your car, that read " Asking $10K, but will take $2K"

None of that "But I like 'em both equally, mamby pamby, complimentary malarkey" Pick one!

Blackwater tried to bribe critical Iraqi officials with $1 million after 2007 shootings

Christie may declare a financial emergency (Union busting at it's finest)

On Veterans day I want to offer a big thank you to DU's unhappycamper for his support of Veterans.

Thanks for grossing us all out, Oprah!

So how do we have a revolution without destroying ourselves?

HIT THE BLUE DOGS: contribute to ads in districts of Blue Dogs voted against health care reform

I've changed my mind. I'm against the bill as long as Stupak's misogynistic BS is still in it.

Propriety and the Right to Choose

The Democratic Big Tent has no place for Corporatists or Anti-Choicers

Jury acquits ex-Bear Stearns hedge fund managers.

Modern Warfare 2 - The offensive "Airport Mission"

News reports about the president rejecting options for Afghanistan don't say the escalation is off

4:41 PM and it's dark in Boston.

Liberals should just fucking disappear.

Outrage! GOP won't join in Ft. Hood moment of silence!

Christians my ass

Can We Try and Get Phil Donahue Back on MSNBC?

I got an email from a student who I taught 20 years ago:

CSM - "Glenn Beck suddenly coy about whether he’ll get flu shot" - What Happened To The Party?

Marine reservist attacked Greek priest he mistook for terrorist

"I'm not racist, but -"

Colorado State Sen: Obama 'Is Flying U.S. Plane Right Into The Ground At Full Speed'

Colorado State Sen: Obama 'Is Flying U.S. Plane Right Into The Ground At Full Speed'

In the US, where we have "the best healthcare in the world", 69 cents of every dollar

If I don't talk this out, I'm gonna bust (cross-post from GLBT)

why not strip out everything from the House medical insurance corp. giveaway bill

Live interview with Helen Thomas on NPR's

SIMPLYB1980 appreciation thread

Venting... After 35 years customer service hung up on me

"Look, we have gotten a long way down the road by not drawing bright lines in the sand"

Colo. State Sen. Schultheis Compares Obama to 9/11

South Park took on Glenn Beck tonight

Activism has its rewards. This is pretty cool.

Simple version: Obama is looking for an endgame.

Are Too Many Students Going to College?

Veterans Day - Dad's journal of his WW2 voyage from New Guinea to Manila (dial-up warning)

When excuses are just plain inexcusable

Considering these two topical O.P.s

Buzzflash Interview with two DUers about new book!

If Nidal Hasan wanted out, he could have told the Army he was gay

Can Obama avoid Lloyd George’s trap

Hard to Believe: 73 U.S. Kids Sentenced to Life Without Parole at 14 or Younger, and All Are Black

Once upon a time in America, it was possible.

MUST SEE!!! Dogs welcoming back their soldier parents!

An update on the crazy lady in the park

Excellent sign from the Methodists in DC on 11/4

Wall St. pigs write that "Americans are overpaid" -- and get published by the NY Times

Bourgeois Underground - Why Class Matters PART 2

Birther FAIL: Orly Protests Fox News

Is birth control covered in the basic plan all insurers must cover?

Can you help me with my situation?

Are we a real Underground Movement anymore here at DU?

Tax-Payers For a Reach Around!

Barney Frank: ‘Don’t ask, don’t tell’ gone next year

Man wearing unearned military medals is seen by Navy commander at HS reunion

Dayton, Ohio elects a European as Mayor, shocking the urban Democratic machine


A Vroom of One's Own: Muscle Cars Return

Forcible Rapes

Columbia Professor Punches Lady Colleague In the Face

Rahm is da man!

Sen. Sanders: If Lieberman filibusters health reform, force it through

Even faux snooze is fact-checking Palin

Toons on the underside of health care reform

William Shatner soon to have new material: the Quitter is back on Twitter.

William Shatner soon to have new material: the Quitter is back on Twitter.

William Shatner soon to have new material: the Quitter is back on Twitter.

Can someone who knows explain how health care reform will help the economy?

Deep under the ocean, there is a species of crab that eats trees. - BBC

More Questions Raised About Death Of Bush Cyber Expert Mike Connell

This may get deleted but I'm mad!

Microsoft admits they stole Apple's look and feel for Win 7. Claims Vista is more stable than OS X.

Toons: Veterans Day

Toons: Veterans Day

American Medical Association Opposes Don't Ask Don't Tell,Says Gay Marriage Bans Are Unhealthy

Anybody else think that "Anna" the alien leader from the show "V" bears an awfully close resemblance

A psychologist friend: Insurance trying to force her patient to take medication.

Lack of health care killed 2,266 US veterans last year: study

Breaking On Rachel Maddow: AP Says Obama Has Rejected All Afghanistan Options Given To Him

10 Reasons to Abolish the Death Penalty

In Honor of My Father

Ralph Nader: "Senator Joe Lieberman's motto seems to be 'L'Senat c'est moi.' (The Senate is me)

Since 2007, more than 70,000 service members have been diagnosed with traumatic brain injury

I am saddened to see you go.

Teaching my boy a little bit of literary style and a little bit of French on the side...

Best Michael Moore movie:

Veterans' Day Question. Happy Veterans Day!

10 of the world's worst jobs

Ya know what? I Don't Need No Doctor.

Purple Cabbage Necco Wafers

Good morning Lounge

Have you or do you plan on getting the swine flu vaccine?

writing software

Rejected Ideas for Disaster Movies

A Couple of Swells - Astaire & Garland

A Poem for Veteran's Day

Today is my work anniversary -- 18 years

Itching for a joint tonight , but can't smoke , so I am trying something different

OMG...A reggae version of John Denver's "Country Roads"!

Ok, I have a question about the movie Land of the Dead

Match Game Story: "Mavis Muncherofbutt occluded festeringly _____ savagely yet ribaldly hematic!"

Anyone here ever been stalked by a political groupie?

My boss said "Thanks."

For Veteran's Day, Big Country expressed it best in these lyrics...

When can I reuse this calendar?

The Trailer for Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths

Need some major super-duper DU vibes...

Anybody else watching TV.

respect your neighbor's procrastination! no xmas lights until AFTER thanksgiving!

Today is our 20th wedding anniversary YEA...but...hubby had to work over 24 hours yesterday

Heavens to Murgatroyd!

From Veterans Day 2003: A ZW Repost

Apparently it's War-on-Christmas season again

Dad & Grandpa...

I need a break--see you all after.

Democratic Underground has New Moderators!

Turned my students onto SENSUAL MASSAGE today. I have a student named Kitty Candystriper.

Shoulders: Trashman Shoes

Truth in advertising laws, are they the same on the web as print or tv?

Uh-oh! NJMaverick is going to Bunco night with Midlo! He got the boxed

I don't know why I insist on watching Animal Cops.

E-mail Forward-a-Thon attempts to raise $1 million for Disabled American Veterans (DAV)

Post something vogue

The devastation of Ida (video)

Just saw "Desperate Housewives" for the first time.

Oh I was moved by your screen dream

King Earl Boogie Band - Plastic Jesus

Road trip!

Bubba had shingles.

The weight

Craving butter!

those of you who are playing in the match this afternoon move your clothes down onto the lower peg

Scarred but smarter

Creator of the Cosby Sweaters

I am running my study tonight. Let me tell after 8,5 hours of corporate serfdom

Question for all DU techies: How often should I change the fluid in my radio?

Best review of "V" out there:

A little trance remix of MJ for your rainy/non-rainy evening:

no good deed goes unpunished

If Emerson Lake & Palmer REALLY put on a show that never ends, how do they make ANY money on tickets


Does anyone here remember Vera Lynn?

If my boss has referred to my work as a "clusterfuck", that would be good, right?

Yes Miss Othmar!

5 mins ago

God I Love Dolly Parton- Backwoods Barbie

Somebody has a Marylin Monroe avatar

Finally reading "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas" for the first time.

What? Leaving so.... SPOON?

Catholic Parrots

Sorie Kondi " Without Money,No Family "

More on the Northwest pilots.

Is HFCS any worse than table sugar?


The prisoner remake Sunday. Get ready

Momma's Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to be Kanye's... ouch.

Have you seen the video in my signature line yet?

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 11/11/09

Vote for Charlotte campaign

Today, I took a trip to the end of the country. The very end of the country.

Sesame Street Trashes Fox News

Is this moral?

You Live in New England

odd encounter . . .

BREAKING: CNN reports that former heavyweight champ Mike Tyson has bitten off Lou Dobbs' ear at LAX

Mr. Tap Water Bottle

Happy Veteran's Day and annual veteran check in.

I want to know...

The Poll Function IS or IS NOT Working?

CNN BREAKING: Second Carrie Prejean Sex Tape Found, Co-Starring Former CNN Anchor Lou Dobbs

Help me choose flowers to send to my sister -- what are your faves to receive?

There are more important things in life...than gas mileage.

When are they going to announce the new moderators?

Dogs go NUTS when their soldiers come home...

Who remembers Reddy Kilowatt?

Free 56 Page Thanksgiving Cookbook from Martha Stewart

Do you like fetishes?

To complete my pin up collection


If I opened your refrigerator what would I see?

Why do they call it Glee....

Would you rather have a brand new car...OR EAT SOME STINKY CHEESE????

"Ashokan Farewell"

What has happened to DU? Has it been taken over by the French?

Gamers...anyone here ever play Fallout 3?

I just stumbled across the anti-DU and it's freaking me out.

Is central heat really an amenity that needs to be listed in a real estate ad?

My cat peed in the tub.........I caught him

What is your PORN NAME? Mine? Sugar Dreamwhip

This week's Dexter--some questions (SPOILERS)

Truth in advertising laws, are they the same on the web as print or tv?

Stinky the cat, going under the knife tomorrow

can anyone here translate a phrase into Latin?

Any Holly Palmer fans here? Give her a listen and you will be!

Wha is the BEST Pre-1950 movie you have ever seen?

My food prep time has tripled, at minimum

Something's wrong with a woman, wouldn't you agree,

Post something vague.

What's Your Favorite Memory of a Pet That is no Longer With You?

"I find your lack of pants disturbing."

California Nurses Association: "To be sure there are commendable provisions in the House bill"

CVS To Pay $875,000 for Selling Expired Products

US judge bans Christian car plate

Greek Orthodox Priest attacked by Marine

Gordon Brown signals the start of Britain's exit strategy from Afghanistan

China production and retail rise

Ex-Marine who survived three tours in Iraq is slain while installing cable TV in Victorville

Arkansas Anchorwoman's Face Shattered 'Like an Egg' During Attack

Associate professor assaults Arts School employee at local bar

DADT (Repeal) Likely To Be Part of Defense Bill

Pharma Deal With White House on Course to Net Industry Billions

Clyburn thinks Stupak clause will be removed from healthcare bill

From Justice Kennedy, a Lesson in Journalism

Get ready, America: Here comes Sarah Palin (Going Rogue Tour)

Texas polygamist gets 10 years for sexual assault

Missing US soldier's body found in Afghan river

Report: AIG CEO ready to quit over pay limits

Democrats, Rachel Maddow, take on Pete Hoekstra over questions on Ft. Hood shooting, while others po

Priest living in South Bend jailed as Ireland seeks extradition

Germany tells GM to go it alone (Opel controversy)

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday November 11

McCain calls Fort Hood shooting terrorism, says signs missed

Brazil's Lula defends Ahmadinejad's visit

White House allies say Obama bungled Guantanamo closing

El Salvador facing food shortage

White House Denies Quick Decision On Troops

Yoo's lawyers warn of flood of political suits

Creditors fight "wicked" plan for bankrupt Freedom (30 daily newspapers + 8 tv stations)

KBR improperly billed ($103 million) for security guards, senator says

3 Top Obama Advisers Favor Adding Troops in Afghanistan

Get ready, America: Here comes Sarah Palin (Going Rogue Tour)

Top court to rule on Khadr case

Chavez foe: Venezuela a refuge for Colombia rebels

Report: AIG CEO ready to quit over pay constraints

Nine U.S. States Face California-Type Budget Crisis, Pew Says


Federal judge nixes SC license tag with cross

Yemen, US sign military deal as country fights rebels - Iran 'ready to aid Yemeni security'

Tampa police: Marine reservist attacked Greek priest he mistook for terrorist

Germany stunned by Enke's suicide death (soccer star)

Lou Dobbs to Depart CNN

Official: Obama won't take any current war options

Report: 10 (US) states face looming budget disasters

'Don't Ask' repeal likely part of 2011 defense budget bill

Lack of health care killed 2,266 US veterans last year: study

GOP Secretary of State candidate (Calif.) explains why he didn't vote -- ever -- until this year

Breaking News: U.S. ambassador dissents on Afghan troop increase

Feds accuse Eugene man of threatening to blow up Planned Parenthood

Ben Nelson Says He Might Block Dem Health Care Bill

China sets plan to let currency move higher

High BPA levels linked to male sexual problems

Iran's Ahmadinejad calls for nuclear cooperation

Vice President Biden’s (Biden OK) motorcade was involved in a fatal accident Wednesday

Walmart Calming the Black Friday Crowds

Hannity 'Apologizes' for Falsifying Footage of Tea Bagger Rally

RI Gov Vetoes Same-Sex Funeral Rights

Gang Rape Witnesses Kept Silent So They Wouldn't Be Called Snitches

Drug 'shrinks lung cancer tumour'

U.S. envoy arrives in Honduras to break stalemate

California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger plans visit to US troops in Iraq

GOP senators push for term limits

Billionaire Bill Gates says Wall St pay too high

AP sources: Reid eyes payroll tax hike on wealthy

UN declares Mandela Day

HLN's Joy Behar & Panel Talk Carrie Prejean's Sex Tape & Gay Rights

Frat Boys vs Westboro Baptist Church

Alan Grayson interviewed on the Joy Behar Show 11.7.09

Behind the Scenes- David Plouffe on Obama Campaign Twists & Turns

Protect Insurance Companies PSA

Fox Knows Their Audience - Debating Drunk Breastfeeding Moms

Marcy Winograd on Vets in America - Progressive Candidate Running For Harman's Seat

Wounded Warriors at the White House Playing basketball

Thom Hartmann - Should children get life in prison?

Thom Hartmann - Is the Fort Hood Shootings George W Bush's fault?

Young Turks: Sarah Palin Idiotic Coin Conspiracy


Unbelievable GOP Tactics to Stall Debate in the House

Count the Cost of Freedom

Can Any Self-Respecting, Progressive, Pro-Choice Woman Vote for HR 3962? by Meg White

Health Scare Tactics

Sean Hannity Interviews Carrie Prejean

Sarah Palin Charges Obama Removed 'God' From Monopoly Money

Veteran Gone Wild on Veterans Day

The One FOX News 'Tea Party Distortion' Missed by The Daily Show

AMA Ask That Marijuana Be Removed From Schedule 1 Drug List

Religious Freedom or Discrimination?

Obama helping lobbyists weaken offshore tax crackdown Dems passed in 2002 over GOP opposition

Michael Jackson Seance

San Diego veterans join chorus demanding a repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell

Jim Hightower: Real Recovery Is Easy to Spell: J-O-B-S

'Conservative' Justice Anthony Kennedy Gives Whole New Meaning to 'Judicial Restraint'

The Truth About the Teabaggers

David Sirota: Business Aims to Relax Bans on Products Made with Child & Slave Labor

Secret bin Laden Tape Reveals Al Qaeda Strategy to Infiltrate U.S. Military

Paranoia Strikes Deep By PAUL KRUGMAN

Garrison Keillor: How to pass healthcare reform

Republicans concerned with ascent of young Florida candidate

3 Top Obama Advisers Favor Adding Troops in Afghanistan

Arrests @ Lieberman’s Offices Lieberman Laughs Everyone Has A Right Express Views

A new language for the Afghan conflict

Avoiding Factory Farm Foods: An Eater's Guide

The train wreck of our United States Congress by P.M. Carpenter

The Blackwater plot deepens

The Fall of Mexico, by Philip Caputo

Dave Lindorff: In America, Selfishness and Lack of Solidarity Know No Bounds

Obama commemorates Veteran's Day 2009

I'm A Democrat, And I'm A Republican (Medicare For All #1)

Tom Cruise Talks About Beating Disobedient Scientologists

Guest Post: Military Spending is INCREASING Unemployment and REDUCING Economic Growth

Pro-Democracy in Iran "Counter Rally" - November 4, 2009

TYT Interviews: Surprise! Faux news DIDN'T get a ratings bump from Obama

Bush At Fault For Ft. Hood Shootings

Veterans to Obama: Do Not Escalate in Afghanistan

The Last Time I Saw Christ...

Maddow destroys Pro-SLAVERY American Corporations "You child labor endorsing, pro-slavery FREAKS!"

So We Don't Have To Pay For Things We Are Morally Opposed To?

Franken's Statement at the ENDA Hearing in the Senate HELP Committee 110509

Keith Olbermann On GOP Plans To Teabag Themselves & Hannity's Lies About Size Of Bachmann's Mob

Want real reform? Let's start with Congress.

Buck You Farack Obama

Hoodwinked: Former Economic Hit Man John Perkins Reveals Why the World Financial Markets Imploded

Dennis Kucinich Explains Why He Voted Against The Health Care Bill

Peace Without Victory For Working Class

Classic: Keith Olbermann Goes After Carrie Prejean & Her Sex Tape

Young Turks Debate: Cenk Vs. JJ of Boston Globe On Public Option

Irresponsible bankers caused this economic crisis. It's only fair that they pay to clean it up

Rachel Maddow: President Obama to Reject ALL Given Afghanistan Troop Options

For Army Platoon In Afghanistan, A Familiar Enemy

Classic: Keith Olbermann's Worst Person in the World 11/11/09

Under Pressure, Dobbs Announces Resignation From CNN

Fox News Hannity Caught Using OLD File Footage As Live Event - GOP LIARS!

Maddow to PRO-Slavery US Corporations: "You child labor endorsing, pro-slavery freaks!!"

" Hi, I'm Marty, and I'm a recovering Republican"

Feds Wanted Private Data on All Visitors to Liberal News Site

Meredith Vieira Interviews Carrie Prejean on sex tape: (Must See)The View Interview included

Rick Sanchez: Rev. Fred Phelps Protesting At Fallen Soldier Funerals - 11/11/09

The deform of reform

A Hunt for Seeds to Save Species, Perhaps by Helping Them Move

Drumbeat: November 11, 2009

India 'arrogant' to deny global warming link to melting glaciers

Carbon Nanotube Sponge Can Absorb Toxic Oils and Solvents up to 180x Its Weight

Projection Pegs Sahel States' Grain Production Down In 2009-10 By 8-34% - AFP

Philippines Tenders Largest-Ever Rice Bid - 600K Tons - In Wake Of Typhoons, Flooding - AFP

Huge power outage hits Brazil & Paraguay

EPA Fines Knoxville Utilites Board $68,500 For 159 Sewage Spills Over 4 Yrs - Or, $427/Spill

40% Of Lowland Forests In Sumatra And Kalimantan (Borneo) Leveled 1990 - 2005

Warming Climate Will Remove Nitrogen - 2nd Only To Water As Determing Factor For Life - From Deserts

Kihansi Spray Toad Declared Extinct In Wild - Microadapted Species Lost To World Bank-Backed Dam

Chinese Academy/WWF Study Projects 2C Rise In Yangtze Basin Temps By 2060, With Manifold Impacts

UC Davis Study - Multi-Century California Droughts In Past 20,000 Yrs. Linked To Ice Cap Loss - AFP

Taiwan Reef Area Will Need 100 Yrs To Recover From Typhoon Morakot - If Overfishing, Development End

Taiwan Reef Area Will Need 100 Yrs To Recover From Typhoon Morakot - If Overfishing, Development End

Mercury & PCBs Detected In Every Fish Sample In 500 Reservoirs & Lakes Tested Across Lower 48

Gov't says brown pelicans are endangered no longer

NSW Soil Loss Five Times Replacement Rate; China Losing Topsoil At 57X Replacement Rate

Arctic Scientists Increasingly Bitter, Frustrated By Funding Struggles, Public Ignorance & Apathy

Masses Of Chicken Shit, Feathers Apparently Contributed To Dip In Illinois River (OK) Recreation

Spanish wind farms outperform 11 nuclear power stations, briefly

ETA says plug-in cars could "speed climate change" unless we get off coal

Gloat free Basketball scores (Tuesday, November 10)

Griffey agrees to one-year deal with Mariners

Jason Varitek exercises $3M option to remain with Red Sox

Natinals to keep Riggleman as full-time manager.

Quinn back at QB for Browns against Ravens

My teams have had the worst two or three months ever! I need one of yours!

Midnight Sunday I'll be done with this God Damn Avatar!

Ryan Zimmerman wins Gold Glove

Is poker a sport????

Venezuela destroys more than 30,000 firearms

US envoy 'hopeful' of Honduras pact

Magbana: Honduran National Resistance Updates 11/11


Pavon denounces plot for massacre on Nov. 29

Chavez foe: Venezuela a refuge for Colombia rebels

Brazil's Lula defends Ahmadinejad's visit

Washington disappointed: Netanyahu didn't present concrete steps

Obama’s latest surrender to Israel - Gordon Campbell on Scoop Independent News

'Israel has different laws for Arab and Jewish youth'

"SAS makes deadly debut with new sniper rifle" .338 over .50 caliber.

DETROIT: Five of Nine City Council Members Will Carry Concealed Guns.

Happy V-day to DU gunnie vets

"NJ Judge Says Quadriplegic Man Can Have Guns"

"At least he's safe there"--in Afghanistan--"and he can fire back, right?"

Father says boy who shot self at Westfield Sportsman's Club had permission to use machine gun

Questions about armor-piercing ammunition and the Brady Campaign's Five-seveN vest test

The Phallacy of Unilateral Disarmament

Umm how come I didnt see this on tv??

Today in Labor History Nov 11 Four Haymarket Martyrs executed, 6 dead at parade, Everest murdered

Wow - people really don't like the US Chamber!

uh...(shuffles feet in embarrassment)...when do submissions for the November contest begin?

Trying sepiatone...again...

Pt. Reyes and a milestone

Ceiling, Chateau de Chillon .

Perhaps there was "some" *cough* post-processing done on this shot...

Birds swarming

Star Trek-like Replicator? Electron Beam Device Makes Metal Parts, One Layer At A Time

Leonids meteor shower coming up

San Diego veterans join chorus demanding a repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell

Victory: NY State Senate to vote on marriage equality

Man Arrested for Attempting to Burn Gay Pride Flag

If I don't talk this out, I'm gonna bust

Marriage equality in New Hampshire.

NGLTF tracks Obamas progress on over 80 items that dont require congressional approval

Mormons Back Salt Lake City Gay Rights Laws


My semi annual thread: People are BIG FAT LIARS about Gay Marriage

A brilliant Glee tonight

WATCH: Donnie McClurkin Calls Gays "Vampires", Rants Against Tonex and Gay Youth at COGIC

Charlie Gasparino: Job Losses Could Trigger Round 2 of Banking Crisis

Under Attack, Fed Chief Studies Politics

Is China headed toward collapse?

The Recession and Work Time

11-11-11 Stargate

Brian Weiss - "Past Life Therapy" on Coast to Coast tonight

Saturn Square Pluto, part 2

The four tribes/ kingdoms and Totems....

Wasn't sure where to piggyback this, so I'll just create a new post.

Making Health Care Better

Chemicals in Our Food, and Bodies

Study links BPA in plastics to erectile dysfunction

Wireless Phones Can Affect The Brain

Should we be focused on amendability or final outcome?

question on multivitamins/multimineral supplements

HFCS linked to hypertension

Don't Use Mobile Phone During Storms

Second-hand smoke linked to breast cancer

Closing the Door on Homeopathy

The Infection Schedule versus the Vaccination Schedule

New procedure covered by health care reform bill...

CDC approved multidose injectable flu vaccines -- including the H1N1 (swine) flu -- are toxic waste.

The Top 10 Unabashed Quacks in Medical History

12 year-old sneezing 10,000+ times a day.

The Trouble With ‘Zero Tolerance’

Question for both atheists and theists.

Principal okays selling grades as fundraiser

Warning, this is a Rorschach test.

Some Sides!

Alton Brown: "Hunger is the best sauce."

Free 56 Page Thanksgiving Cookbook from Martha Stewart

Ukraine declares martial law following pneumonic plague outbreak

Have You Ever Read A Birther Thread At Freeperville?

Airplanes sprayed mysterious substance over Ukraine days before pneumonic plague outbreak

I just don't get it....