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Archives: November 14, 2009

Mandelbrot fractals in 3D

desperately need a car geek!

China 'running illegal prisons'

I just now asked our 13 y/o daughter if she'd heard of Mandelbot Fractals.

Eurozone emerges from recession

Intel, AMD Reach Truce in Long War

"The Federal government has never suceeded in anything..."

What's the the current status of Dr. Conrad Murray, with regard to MJ's untimely/unexpected

Do you think that Carrie Prejean is attractive?

Truckers protest clean air rules in L.A.

Doctors gauge patients' religious views

Doctors gauge patients' religious views

Looks like Carrie Prejean can out drink Michael Phelps lol

Greenland's Ice Sheet Melting Faster than Ever

Greenland's Ice Sheet Melting Faster than Ever

To whoever donated to D.U. in my name and gave me a donor star......

Weekend lie-ins for teenagers wards off obesity

Funds created to help catch South Bend dog killers

Could Khalid Sheikh Mohammed get to walk away a free man?

Anybody see our Book "Going Rouge: Palin Rogue Coloring Book on MSNBC or CNN today?

Stress, Suicide and Homicide: How Do We Help Our Veterans Cope?

The totally awesome Maude Barlow ...... in quotes

Former House speaker Perzel surrenders to authorities

When History Began - from the Institute For the Advancement of Conservative Science

What is Mukasey reading?. . . In the clips being shown as "response" to

Do Conservatives Like Cantor & Gingrich Provide Elective Abortion Coverage To Their Employees?

GEM$NBC is discussing the NOLA Care Clinic

Sarah Dumbass like Two Shoes is a.....

Republican "fears" about bringing the criminal terrorists to NYC

9/11 Trials - Fear of justice or fear of truth?

Chinese scholarship for foreign students

Why are so many threads aabout Carrie Prjean thrive here

Top Ten Cities to Visit with Children

Top Ten Cities to Visit with Children

Did Doug Hoffman Actually Win the NY-23 Special Election? If So, Does It Actually Matter?

Happy Saturday D.U. .... feel good video

DU attorneys & other knowledgeable people:

Taliban gain foothold in once-stable Afghan north

Karl Rove's buddy resigns post as WH Counsel

Which of these batshit crazy Republicans will STILL be here in 2012 (dial up warning)

Going Rogue - Fact or Fiction....check, check, fact check it out.

Spock: "Live long and prosper." Republicans: "Prosper and live long."

The Money Man's Best Friend

RNC Health Insurance Promotes Death Panels

Mr President, do not fold a winning hand.

Mitrice Richardson (grad student who went missing after Malibu arrest) makes cover of People

Shrub-CHEENEE operative makes a "funny" about RNC abortions and orgies

Shrub-CHEENEE operative makes a "funny" about RNC abortions and orgies

Listening to Al Gore

Glenn Beck falsely claims health care bill includes insurance for dogs

Army orders probe at Arlington Cemetery. Finally!

The Iranian government has apparently hired freepers to take care of the opposition

Madison man, served more than six years in prison, is ordered released

Hah!. Obama faked 'em out.. No goofy-shirt photo for him

Dick Cheney is preparing his remarks ...

If they go and fuck up the moon...

If they go and fuck up the moon...

The Monsters are Due on Maple Street

Greenwald on the effectiveness of trying terrorism suspects in regular court

This doesn't seem right.

Confirmed: Defense Spending Creates Fewer Jobs Than Other Types of Spending

PLEASE let WWE CEO Linda McMahon win the Connecticut GOP Senate Primary...

Should there EVER be a referendum process for the USA as a whole?

Why are the Bush goons so terrified of

Tea Party organizer vows to burn Pelosi and Perriello in effigy

Senate rethugs cannot say what exactly the budgetary impact of their health alternatives would be

Senate rethugs cannot say what exactly the budgetary impact of their health alternatives would be

Glenn Greenwald: The Right's textbook "surrender to terrorists"

The Board Of The ‘Voice Of Business’ Is A Republican Money Machine

Gingrich / Palin...

Seattle area lawyer announces intent to challenge Seattle's illegal gun ban on Saturday

Seattle area lawyer announces intent to challenge Seattle's illegal gun ban on Saturday

Afghan war protest targets NATO meet in Edinburgh

More possible sanctions for Taintedz.

Prison Reform

I am really happy that Sarah Palin is "going rogue"...

VT soccer team donates cleats to rival high school

Court Documents Reveal Pfizer was Massaging Data to Increase Neurotonin Sales

Scores die in China snowstorms (some by cloud seeding)

Affordable high tech/energy efficient housing for all

The Neocon Drinking Game!

Gaming doctor 'caused baby death'

The RW approach to Presidents speaking to schoolchildren:

The RW approach to Presidents speaking to schoolchildren:

BNP paves way to admit non-whites

BNP paves way to admit non-whites

Palin's Memoirs Triggers a Boomlet of Other Books

teen sailor jessica watson likely to hit equator on wednesday. go baby go!

Dutch to levy 'green' road tax

Broadcast pioneer NBC prepares for cable takeover

'Daily Show' Producer Who Spotted Hannity Video: 'Take that, Media Matters!'

two birds with one stone

Separate the races in prisons

Palin co-author Lynn Vincent's inflammatory record

Willaim Jefferson

Catalogs listing same item USA made or foreign side by side

Catalogs listing same item USA made or foreign side by side

when will the progressive caucus just grow a pair?

when will the progressive caucus just grow a pair?

Tea Party organizer vows to burn Pelosi and Perriello in effigy

Video of new Cannabis Cafe in Portland

"Tea Parties" planned against immigrants, fringe righties and racists plan to attend

"Tea Parties" planned against immigrants, fringe righties and racists plan to attend

PETA takes on McDonald’s in Super Mario Bros. spoof

Army sends infant to protective services, mom to Afghanistan

Insurance exchange may have loophole

Insurance exchange may have loophole

Tort Reform, Snort Reform

African slavery apology 'needed'

African slavery apology 'needed'

Greenwald: "'We're Too Scared To Have Real Trials' In U.S. Is Level Of Cowardice Unmatched In World"

So now my son is heading to Iraq, not in a tank (he is a driver), but doing security detail

Three Americans Killed in Afghanistan

The Word Not Spoken: Bagram

OMG!!!! More BREAKING Carrie Prejean News from TMZ!!!

The GOP and the KSM trial

CBS legal analyst: Even if KSM is acquitted, he will be returned to military jail

Have you guy's seen Luckovich's new toon?

Sarah's Little Book Selling Vacation

71% Support Afghan Withdrawal: (UK) Poll

Anyone notice that we're about to have 150,000 registered users on DU?

Anyone notice that we're about to have 150,000 registered users on DU?

Civil Rights Vs. Tea Parties: A Comparative Analysis

guys, get your flu shots

2nd District (Ne) rivals split sharply on health care

Medicare pays out $47B on questionable claims, but you know, you can't tell those doctors how to

Tea Party organizer vows to burn Pelosi and Perriello in effigy

Proposal for anti- anti-abortion TV ad

Veterans' newsletter: Wingnut myths against health care reform debunked

Provisions that HAVE to be stripped from the Senate health reform bill

update on sedona sweat lodge deaths (now 3)

Now this is what I call a movie review.

Nissan’s Ghosn Says Electric-Car Demand May Exceed U.S. Target

Tiny tattoos could help diabetics ditch needles

Chinese hairdresser makes a replica of President Obama from human hair - pics

Thank God it Passed!!!!!! eom

I'll bet that 95% of the teapotters didn't

In Asia, Obama pushing arms control with Russians

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation Deficit Increases

So what is the story behind this picture?

Memoir Is Palin’s Payback to McCain Campaign

7-year old child fires shot into truck from school bus stop

I can't wait till the vote on reconcilation comes up.

Why Is It That Many Conservative Moderates Here Use The 'ROFL' Emoticon To End Every Post?

Why Is It That Many Conservative Moderates Here Use The 'ROFL' Emoticon To End Every Post?

What are the core principles of the Democratic Party in your eyes?

Area Man Passionate Defender Of What He Imagines Constitution To Be

Freedom of Association applies to Democrats, believe it or not

Palin Calls Decision To Try 9/11 Defendants In Federal Court ‘Atrocious,’ Wants To ‘Hang ‘Em High’

Despicable bumper sticker I saw in the parking lot today

Hitler gets angry with pilots for flying over airport...using "toys."

Hey people. Wanda Sykes is on tonight.

SF activists to send coat-hangers to Dems who supported abortion restrictions in health bill

DWT: The Sad Saga Of Tom Perriello, A Confused And Dishonest Man.....

Republican policies passed by Democrats are WORSE....

Homeless veterans 'stand down'

My Florida vacation: Observations on FL Radio

How would you liked to have been the responding officers to this call?

No, Illinois will not be the "next Guantanamo"

Republicans Are Shocked The Public Is Mad At Them For Voting Against Franken’s Anti-Rape Amendment

Prejean discusses her breast implants with "ChristianityToday"

Ban Instant Credit Cards

Ban Instant Credit Cards

Former Knots Landing star pops open a cool can of STFU for Carrie "8 sex tapes & counting" Prejean

I believe Sarah Palin suffers

I don't understand the Stupak-Pitts amendment

anyone else get "Zogby'd" tonight? Been ages since they polled me...

'Body sold' to Russia kebab shop

Sunday TV News Shows

Why I believe we need to actively engage the discussion of party direction that is occurring

Wanda Sykes on Fox?!?!!!????

Wanda Sykes on Fox?!?!!!????

Change, it's inevitable

Why does Palin think this makes her look good?

FBI Got Warning About Roeder Before Shooting

Republicans Are Shocked The Public Is Mad At Them For Voting Against Franken’s Anti-Rape Amendment

I for one hope the Republicans continue to lose, and lose big.

I for one hope the Republicans continue to lose, and lose big.

A Nation Cannot Continue Half Sane and Half Tea.

Giving suspected terrorists a fair trial isn't for their benefit. Its for ours

Frank Rich: The Missing Link From Killeen to Kabul

So I got a call from the DSCC today looking for money

Many here seem to be wondering how it is that people aren't more upset, indeed,outraged,

The 28 blacked out pages from the 9/11 report need to be declassified

Calling in crowd control to prevent tramplings and other injuries during Black Friday says something

Calling in crowd control to prevent tramplings and other injuries during Black Friday says something

Calling in crowd control to prevent tramplings and other injuries during Black Friday says something

Calling in crowd control to prevent tramplings and other injuries during Black Friday says something

Wikipedia too liberally biased

FYI NOW is having a Mobilization Lobby Day against the stupak amendment

F.D.A. Says It May Ban Alcoholic Drinks With Caffeine

CA District Attorney, who lead those child abuse witch hunts in the 1980s, retires unrepentant

FBI was warned about Scott Roeder

Does CNN know there is a free health clinic in New Orleans today?

If you are angry with the Democrats in office right now.... just remember

Hide thread "bow", Hide thread "bow" -

Hide thread "bow", Hide thread "bow" -

WTF? # LA Times Best 'Comments Blog' Comment: Obama As Shoeshine Boy?

"Happy" 55th birthday, Condoleeza Rice. Your "best wishes" are welcome here.

City vigil supports Awol soldier

Teabaggers kicking each other in the teabags

My generation had Gilligan's Island, this one American Idol (and worse) - Palin a sign of culture???

The Butterfly Circus

AP donut lady Liz Sidoti has another gem on the wires tonight

Would another 9/11 tear America apart or unite her once again?

If Sara Palin's book has so many buyers set up why is Newsmax offering it for $4.97?

Have Republicans condemned Stupak as a "Govt Bureaucrat" who "wants to get between you and Doctor"

It Just Got Uglier U.S. Gave UBS Kingpin Immunity

register to NOT be an organ donor

Evangelist gets 175 years for sex convictions

Where did all the real Democrats go?

Atheist billboard is moved after threats

"Man Steals Meat from Restaurant, Flees" -Wow, sign of the times or what?

nbc nightly news....'palin has emerged as one of the GOP's most powerful voices'

An Open Letter to Harry Reid on Health Care Costs by Robert Reich

Sign the petition, send a coat hanger.

Why I post here (long)

Palin & Prejean haven't been seen together --- *same* person?!1

9/11 Responders Developing Asthma At Alarming Rate

Free Clinic Exposes Real Health Care Need in New Orleans

Foreclosure Tide Turning?

UN Investigator Accuses US of Shameful Neglect of Homeless

We know Sarah Palin believes in witches - and now we know she believes in ghosts

Teacher shortage gives way to teacher glut: school systems slashing positions due to economy

New Estimate for Afghan War: $1 Million Per Soldier

This is too funny...

I Still See Sarah Palin as a Joke

No More News1News Videos After Fox Orders Youtube Purge Of Liberal Channels

Larisa Alexandrovna: "9/11 Trials - Fear Of Justice Or Fear Of Truth?"

The Lies They Told (Dick Cheney Lied about 911)

Selling Lesson Plans Online, Teachers Raise Questions - NYT

Selling Lesson Plans Online, Teachers Raise Questions - NYT

Swine Flu Cases Overestimated? Study Of State Results Finds H1N1 Not As Prevalent As Feared

Why does the GOP consistently / intentionally avoid TRUTH, REASON and CLARITY? My Turn to Rant

Reduced risks for ALL cancers in post-menopausal women

Weekend TOONS, Part 1

Empire of Illusion - The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle

What do you do between your buy out and the day your pension starts?

Jacksonville Zoo Announces Birth Of Rare Bonobo

Lady GaGa and Oily Tainz, separated at birth?

Weekend TOONS, Part 2...

Weekend TOONS, Part 3...

Freeper moran photo of the day.

Looks like the government might be requiring people to purchase health insurance. Do you support

Looks like the government might be requiring people to purchase health insurance. Do you support

A new "love dessert " made with Viagra concocted by Columbian culinary school!

Bernie Sanders (I) Vt. has introduced a bill to break up the hugh banks.

Daily Show: Jon Stewart Reacts To Hannity's 'Apology' - Very Funny If You Missed It

Foreclosures rise, consumer sentiment falls in US

Whose Team is it, anyway?

Legalize pot movement gains steam - Violence in Mexico, crumbling budgets build momentum for debate

Damn, my star is gone

Damn, my star is gone

Read all about it: MILLIONS of Americans face TERRIFYING PROSPECT of receiving MEDICAL CARE

Conservative talk host calls DNC vice chair "faggot" during webcast

Why Pres. Obama will probably win in 2012

Twenty Years From Now, You Will Lie To Your Children

The logic of the masses: the reps did a dumb thing in NY 23

Go ahead. Try it.

Go ahead. Try it.

JFK 1960: "I believe in an America where the separation of church and state is absolute"

The Zetas: gangster kings of their own brutal narco-state

Don't You Think It's Time to Reinstate the Laws That Would Have Prevented the Financial Crash?

Do you think MSNBC covers Sarah Palin too much?

Bloomberg - "Nissan’s Ghosn Says Electric-Car Demand May Exceed U.S. Target"

Ion engine could one day power 39-day trips to Mars

Group of Boy Scouts yell "Let's kill the Jews!" at remembrance parade

What have we really got left ?

Obama hints at Pacific Rim free-trade pact

New Study Indicates Pot Might Ease post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

The Unspoken Christian Problem in the United States

"Federal Pension Forfeiture Act-- why did this thing never pass?

Training officer says using taser on handcuffed prisoners not always wrong

Doesn't President Obama deserve time to try to right the wrongs of the past?

FAA and NORAD Changed Records to Accord with Cheney Lies

DU This Poll: Moving Detainees from Gitmo to Illinois?

LAWYERS, I have been asking this question to a lot of DU'ers.

Wells Wells Fargo About to Evict Widow of Vietnam Veteran

Catholics admit being the force behind Stupak. Have Hall of Shame for those who voted against it.

Considering the thousands of diets, and weight loss programs

If Marijuana Production Were Legal: Projected Tax Revenues, by State

I am not asking for medical advice. I'm asking for advice

Cat Stevens - Bring another bottle baby

OMG!!!! I TOTALLY KNOW WHAT I WANT FOR XMAS THIS YEAR! SERIAL!!!!

One of these days

Know Your Meme / "Weird Al" Yankovic Helps Explain Auto Tune

Boo

Worse the Second Time Around

What useful (or useless) thing have you learned online recently?

Is DU buggy for anyone else?

FYI: Home page shows registration at 149,991.

The Turkeys strike back!!

A fucking raccoon just fucked up my bumper!

He's Gone

JOHNNY RIVERS - Secret Agent Man 1966

Anyone remember/hear of an early 60's TV show called "Channing"?

The Monsters are Due on Maple Street

Pour Spouts

David Grey - Saiil Away

So which of you will create a sock puppet just to be No. 150,000?

The Octomom and Her Babies Prepare for Prime Time

Rant on

What-the-fuckery...

Looks like Carrie Prejean can out drink Michael Phelps lol

Have you ever played "Fuck 'em, Marry 'em or Kill 'em?"

You stay classy, GOP!

Chocolate lovers...

38 Special or Lynyrd Skynyrd...

Loud engine squeals in the middle of nowhere: NOT good!

You didn't have to squeeze it like you did, but you did, and I thank you (ZZ Top, Germany, 1982)

YouTube: More ZZ Top from Germany, 1982: Jesus Just Left Chicago

YouTube: More JPOP - Kumi Koda, "Cherry Girl"

YouTube: CCKMP ("Cocaine Cannot Kill My Pain"), live @ at the Roundhouse, London, Feb 18th 2008

Who was the 150,000 DU'er to sign up? Please check in here.

YouTube: Jazz guitar legend Kenny Burrell performs Miles Davis' "All Blues"

Four Score And Seven Years Ago

Panda gets the bill for dinner;

"The Bodyguard". Rifle built into a video camera. How clever is that?

For the not so dearly departed...

Thanksgiving is coming!

Shakira's new video is beyond sexy

Here goes my show. SHOWTIME!

If something breaks up with you by text message out of nowhere, can you be as mean as you want?

So...what's new?

Heidi brings home the coolest gifts!

Please...never use the following smilie in conjunction with a sexual innuendo.

Gimme an F! Gimme a U! Gimme a C!...

Don't worry... about a thing...

And uh... Oh yeah. Five new podcasts. Free, only for the love

I'm joining the Molly Pitcher Club!

It's quite possible I have urinated on the tree behind these fellers

Is it my birthday????

The best thing I LOVE about Mary Jane is that she is self limiting

Pizza is coming, the beer is cold, some movies to watch, that is my Saturday night.

Does Firefox have an add-on that lets you look at a website's directory listing?

One of my favourite songs

Am I stupid? (Do not try this at home)

AND> I still don't know why my cat peed on my bed

We're all fighting the good fight.

I really like this song

I really like this song

two drinks in.... and just for fun

Anyone watching the boxing match??

Poem....first draft...stream of consciousness

YouTube: Dwight Yoakam, "Long White Cadillac," libe in Wheeling WV, 06/12/09

I am working on a screen play

I RENEWED MY STAR! ...DOKI DOKI NE!

Will they EVER get along?

Missing Persons singer jailed for animal cruelty

I have hundreds of poems and essays

Stocking stuffer idea for the oft abducted people on your Christmas list

Spiders on a Motherf**king Plane: Pet shop owner arrested for trying to smuggle 1,000 live spiders

Has anyone seen the movie - The Boy in the Striped Pajamas?

Variation on a Flute Player.

at any moment

I like beef

I want to be the President

This video is for the birds.

Townes Van Zandt — Waiting Around To Die

No woman No cry

good night

I just went to a blues concert here in my town tonight

I could spend hours messing around at this site.

I vowed not to shave my beard until I lose 10 lbs

Are your moral values "correct"?

Anyone watching Pitt/ND

I had so many beers...guess how many?

Better classic Sci-Fi movie?

real commercial - "Hi, I'm Ryan Blumkin from Nebraska Furniture Mart"

Crowded House - Into Temptation

I am about to watch "Whatever works"

Some REAL Saturday night music: Melvin Seals and JGB - Tore Up Over You, 10-10-2008

I was almost killed this morning. No joke, I am still shaking.

Ian McKellen reflects on 'The Prisoner,' Gandalf and gay rights

The newest poem: Loss

I was almost killed this morning. Now my back hurts like crazy, will I be responsible for $ if ER?

Poem.... Tomorrow always comes

Fun with world maps. What cities share your latitude?

JERRY Garcia, JERRY Lewis, JERRY Seinfeld, or a pint of Ben & JERRY'S?

Something nice to watch Truman Capote's "A Christmas Memory".

(shakes cane at young whippersnappers)

i got a promotion at work. things are starting to look up a bit

Would you rather be swallowed whole by the giant monster, or ripped in two and eaten in pieces?

Greatest song ever in the history of the Universe

'Autotune" is destroying popular music

Ever have a family member who drives you crazy?

Syzygy reborn?!

can anyone convert a hexidecimal color to pantone?

Heehee. The meanest cat in the world is upset.

Music that can cause you to spontaneously orgasm

Time to get so fucked up I fry my goddamn liver.

The concert is still more than a month away and already I'm sick of the music.

hic cup cure......quick

Yay! FINALLY a decent web display of my art! Thanx, D!

Debt Relief Companies

College football thread

WHY is purchasing air travel such a pain in the ass?

Should a married couple share the same last name?

what are the tell-tale signs of a bad MOVIE?

Subtract 2 from "2012" and you'll find a good movie.

Suggestions for a tiny Thanksgiving

Do you guys think Hugh Hefner has jumped the shark?

NEWZEALAND WINS NEWZEALAND WINS NEWZEAALND WINS

PIRATE RADIO is a GROOVY movie, man!

Love the new GD:P. Thanks Elad, et al.

A Return to American Justice

A Return to American Justice

FACT CHECK: Palin's book goes rogue on some facts

Pure shallowness right here :)

Number 1 reason to try the 9/11 plotters in NYC? The US Constitution

clout illinois style-durbin ,obama,quinn. "illinois the next gitmo"?

The President says to lay off Ft. Hood, the stakes are too high

In honor of GD: Presidency...

Palin sketches out a 2012 run. Go-Go-Going Rogue (NYT)

White House: IL prison eyed for Guantanamo inmates

In case you missed it: The Prosecution of George W. Bush for Murder (Movie Trailer)

Citizens of Connecticut

Lou Dobbs Left CNN Over Birther Issue

Top GOP Challengers Pass Conservative Litmus Test

EPI applauds White House summit on jobs

EPI applauds White House summit on jobs

On Palin using a French word in "her" book and some lovely flashbacks based on France

Books that are more relevant than "Going Rogue" will be...

The best Palin story in the HBO Obama Documentary.....

How low will he go? Obama gives Japan's Emperor Akihito a wow bow

So are we just going to ignore Bow-gate II?

"I won't risk your lives unless it is absolutely necessary."

NYT's Review of "Going Rogue" - Memoir Is Palin’s Payback to McCain Campaign

Working to Boost American Exports, Grow American Jobs Through Trade with the Asia-Pacific

Dems 4 for 4 in Special Elections for House Seats Since '08

Government Works: Putting America Back To Work

by bowing to world leaders, Obama is flipping off his RW critics

The End of Prohibition: Why gay marriage, using pot, and going to Cuba will soon be legal

Singapore Class Photos

Oh for the Love Of God, He's a tall lanky guy, that when he bows it is more exaggerated

Must read from Robert Reich: An Open Letter to Harry Reid on Controlling Health Care Costs

In Asia, Obama pushing arms control with Russians

The Blue Dog: Money Man's Best Friend

Overheard as a I walked into a donut shop this morning:

Did anyone see the black republicans on..

Will Obama put Goldman Sachs in their place before the end of his presidency?

Dear Sarah;

Rush jumped the biggest shark on the planet with this one!

Real Amazon Book: WHAT ARE THESE STRAWBERRIES DOING ON MY NIPPLES?: I NEED THEM FOR THE FRUIT SALAD!

Help a small Yooper town!

Student newspaper runs (white) supremacist ad

Washington Times is in financial trouble, family squabble at the Moonies.

Pakistan bomb targets checkpoint

Tea Party organizer vows to burn Pelosi and Perriello in effigy

UN condemns political violence in Bolivian electoral campaign

Sabbath protest Targets Intel

PSPCA: Dog, cat, 3 chickens beheaded in sacrifice

In Asia, Obama pushing arms control with Russians

How low will he go? Obama gives Japan's Emperor Akihito a wow bow

President Obama backs two-step plan to reach climate deal

City vigil supports Awol soldier

China's Role as U.S. Lender Alters Dynamics for Obama

New Estimate for Afghan War: $1 Million Per Soldier

The Zetas: gangster kings of their own brutal narco-state

Ayers draws applause, protests

Three Americans killed in Afghanistan

Hawaii to host 2011 APEC summit - President Obama

Morale drops among US troops in Afghanistan: army

Obama Urges Congress to Put Off Fort Hood Probe

Illinois prison top contender to house Gitmo detainees, official says

U.S.: No Need to Rule on Torture Claim

Ohio designs single-drug execution

Pa. swim club accused of bias to file bankruptcy

First U.S. marijuana cafe opens in Portland

In House Record, Many Spoke With One Voice: Lobbyists’

What ever happened to just being nice to people and showing simple respect?

Gates Bars Abuse Photos Release

Report: Bill would reduce senior care

Survey: Bullies prey on autistic kids

White House Plan on Immigration Includes Legal Status

Federal Prosecutors Oppose Former Gov. Siegelman's Appeal to U.S. Supreme Court

Transcript of Obama's Asian-policy speech in Tokyo (WaPo)

Glenn Greenwald: The Right's textbook "surrender to terrorists"

An Amateur’s Plan

Hayek: “Emergencies Have Always Been the Pretext on Which the Safeguards of Individual Liberty Have

The Relentless War on Drug Users Is Escalating Violence in the US:

Facts? Sarah Palin don't need no stinkin' facts

The Passion of the Right -- NY Times Op-Ed Columnist Charles M. Blow

Jews on J Street: A new liberal Washington lobby comes of age at its first annual conference

To Counter GOP Hysteria, Eric Holder Makes Concession on Terrorist Trials

Fact Check: Palin Book Goes Rogue on Some Facts

U.S.: Army Sends Infant to Protective Services, Mom to Afghanistan

China's Role as U.S. Lender Alters Dynamics for Obama

Two Battles Won: PATRIOT Reform AND State Secrets Reform Bills Pass House Committee

In House Record, Many Spoke With One Voice: Lobbyists’

Frank Rich: The Missing Link From Killeen to Kabul

Juan Cole: The Only Anchor

'Body sold' to Russia kebab shop

Sarah Palin Was 'Devastated' by Daughter's Pregnancy

Area Man Passionate Defender Of What He Imagines Constitution To Be

Did Big Oil Win the War in Iraq?

10 Reasons Why the Stupak-Pitts Amendment Has to Go

PA: Corbett charges Perzel, Feese, eight others (GOP Speaker of House + Appropriations Chairman)

Don't You Think It's Time to Reinstate the Laws That Would Have Prevented the Financial Crash?

No Ordinary Utensil

"Let me get this straight. Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, gets a fair trial

High Costs Weigh on Troop Debate for Afghan War

The new wave of female firebrands striking fear into liberal America - Paul Harris, Guardian UK

Limiting Presidential Power: Interview with David Swanson

One For Anne Frank

Hey Chris Christie: Raise Taxes!

Oprah and Palin skit.

San Francisco Clerks & CNAs Being Laid Off -- You Can Help

Further Evidence of Devolution

Young Turks: Cenk Takes Down Chuck Norris Nonsense On Healthcare Bill

The Nature Conservancy - Plant a Billion Trees campaign

Jon Favreau Checks in from Tokyo

Countdown: Turley on Terrorist Trials in NYC

TYT: Pat Robertson - Islam Not A Religion

South Park: Dances With Smurfs (The Glenn Beck Episode)

CNN: Veteran's Ashes Stolen Before Arlington Burial Ceremony

Young Turks: Should Teens Face Death/Life Sentences(?) w/ Newsweek's Dahlia Lithwick

Rachel Maddow continues to report on corrupt congressman Buyer

Rachel Maddow continues to report on corrupt congressman Buyer

Ed Show: 'America's Mayor' Calls for Moratorium on Home Foreclosures

Russia Today eviscerates George W. Bush's attempt to rewrite history of his disaster presidency

TYT: Cenk goes OFF on Morning Slow's alternate reality in which Obama isn't kissing enough GOP butt

Polar Obsession (National Geographic)

West St. Louis County GOP Doesn't Buy Congressman Blunt's Pitch

Electroreduction of CO2 on Glassy Carbon Using Porphyrin Modified Electrodes.

Saving the trillionth tonne {of coal} (BBC)

Brazil and France call for climate concessions

Summary of market report on grid storage

Why the U.S. Needs New and Tighter Controls On Plastics

German Scientists Declare Coal Bed Methane a "Renewable Energy Source."

A tisket, a tasket, an eco-friendly casket

Citigroup reports on Nuclear Economics – the "corporate killer"

Study Shows Investing in Nature More Valuable than Gold (Literally)

Regarding cost estimates for the AP-1000's being built in China

Sanyo unveils lithium-ion battery systems for solar cell systems, electric vehicles

Harper urges climate rules for all countries

Spain increases dangerous fossil fuel emissions by 45 million tons (14%) 2000 to 2006.

Pessimism / fall-back position?

Cotto will win

Well the Nuggets opened up a whole keg of whoop-ass on the Lakers tonight

Ohio State 24, Iowa 24 Overtime

It's overtime in Columbus, Condem!

Frogs strike first!

Gloat-Free NBA Scores (Saturday, November 14)

Another one bites the dust. Miami loses to North Carolina!

What an utter disgrace

Tennessee Humiliated by Ole Miss 42-17.

Congratulations to The Ohio State Buckeyes! Big Ten Champs!

As much as I dislike the Amish, that was a Bullshit call.

Peru prez cancels Chile talks

HONDURAS: Recruiting Right-Wing Extremists as “Observers”

Voice of America and State Dept.: Honduras, It’ Your Mess Now

Honduras Alert: Pastors for Peace – “Tell Obama Not to Support Regime and Not to Recognize Election”

[en] video: Honduran Voices Call for Deep Democracy, by Matt Schwartz

Confirmation Hold on Valenzuela Ensured “Clean Hands” in His New Job

Peru has an interest in provoking Chilean government, Chilean Air Force Head says

Uribe, Micheletti take note.

UN condemns political violence in Bolivian electoral campaign

US Rep. Jan Schakowsky’s Three-Day Fact-Finding Mission in Honduras Confirms Widespread Human Rights

BOREV: And Now, A Very Important Message from the United States Government

The U.S. Jew whose Iran views rile Israel intelligence officials

Palestinians denied access to water

NY Mets embroiled in settlement flap

Gloat-Free Basketball Scores (Friday the 13th)

Praise Lord, then pass ammo at church gun class...

Good riddance to long gun registry

Weapons experts, what does this look like to you

Here's what the 'fine society' we are supposed to emulate did to children

TEXAS: 2008 Crime Report - Firearms Used In Only 1% Of Domestic Violence Cases.

Task force seeks new ban on assault weapons

Seattle area lawyer announces intent to challenge Seattle's illegal gun ban on Saturday

United Steel Workers Urge Phase Out Of Dangerous Gasoline Refinery Chemical

Economic Report: Female Hotel Workers More Likely Than Men To Be Injured

Jobs: National Jobs Creation Strategy that AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka will announce Tuesday!

Co-workers save drowning man

Today in Labor History Nov 14 New OSHA lead limit, Women’s Trade Union League founded, & much more

2,600 NM Child Care Providers Say ‘Yes’ to AFSCME

Today in Labor History Nov 13 Karen Silkwood was killed, 259 miners died, Miners strike is crushed!

Organizing the unorganized & low-wage workers

Please help me select an entry

morning in Asheville

Thank you all for the help. "Journey's End" is the choice of title and photo for this contest. :^)

Okay, which one for the song contest?

Church, Martigny.

weird photo request

rubber chicken launcher

Repost the first shot you ever posted in the Photography Group.

Hope someone has a better memory than me.

Whales Are Polite Conversationalists

The end of days is nigh! (for Unix geeks)

Failed stellar bombs hint at supernova tipping point

Age when dogs understand pointing determined

N.J. lawmaker says legislature may not vote on gay marriage bill before session ends

At the request of regnaD kciN; a short pictorial essay regarding the Count of Savoy...

Wyoming has the 5th-highest percentage of same-sex spouses, legally or self-described, survey shows

Dr. Elizabeth Warren speaks on the Economy (PBS)

one in four families had been hit by a job loss during the past year

Slightly OT: Comic Books as paths to ascension!

"Why Do We Enable Religious Intolerance Against the New Age Movement?"

Facebook?

November new moon manifestation

Make an effort to have "flying" dreams.

The Mayonnaise Jar

Using my body to pioneer bizarre new medical conditions

Baby boomers may face high disability rates -- obesity is a major factor

Rethink for calorie eating levels

What Sites Do You Use For Health Info?

Point for discussion inspired by Anderson Cooper.

There's a new edition of Gandhi's allegorical reading of the Bhagavad-Gita

arne the asshole on Meet The Press Tomorrow

PSPCA: Dog, cat, 3 chickens beheaded in sacrifice

Does anyone have some good websites that explain the coming changes in education

Former Teacher Sues For Being Fired For Facebook Pics

Mandarin immersion program in Minneapolis

JW's At My Gates This Morning - Shut Them Down With A Few Simple Questions

Back AGAIN; new dietetic challenge

How much does it make

Vanilla pudding pie topped w/frozen peaches

Does anyone here have a good, tried and true recipe for Bigos?

What's for breakfast? Saturday November 14

Panforte.

Whatever happened to the cold-cuts labeled as "Danish ham?"

Wow. I just made my first pie here at the ranch

"Irreducible delusions" and "reasonable doubt": Why we can't move forward?

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