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Archives: November 19, 2009

Can the CBO do an analysis of how many lives will be saved because of health care reform?

meet Lynn Vincent...

Man strangles 14 yr old stepson in Walmart parking lot

Angie's List Continues to Defend Sponsoring Glenn Beckkk


Some guy told Nora O'Donnell he voted for Palin because she opposed the TARP bailout

President Obama meets with half-brother in China

Look at Psalm 109:7

Holder Promises to Produce Evidence Requested on USA Patriot Act

While conservatives are pre-maturely ejaculating this week...

So I'm in the market to switch all of my media over...

Thorium 232-Uranium 233 Nuclear Energy. No Route to Weapons Grade Fissile M


Don't limit yourself. Stanford Prof challenges students and they win...

Palin book signings are a rewarding event for the entire family.

Medical Marijuana Testimony in a courtroom.

Steve King: Advice Against Mammograms Before Age 50 An Example of "Death Panels"

U.S. Scores a 'D' on Preterm Birth Report Card: March of Dimes' annual state-by-state stats

Sebelius: Women should get mammograms by age 40

The diff between MSNBC and Fox News...

The 15 Biggest Congressional Recipients Of Wall Street Campaign Cash

Disclaimer: (Another Palin Thread) Regan must be turning over right about now..

Why can't these politicians do what the people want for a change

What more can be said?

The Senate health care bill is now online now

Richard Wolfe on Palin and Limbaugh: "Who is the parasite, and who is the host?"

"Jesus Plus Nothing" - Sharlet on the Family from Harper's

Global warming, 9/11, Obama top words of the decade

Just found out Republicans want to amend the Constitution:

Green jobs grants - Your thoughts? (3 examples)

Tell me what you see in the grassy knoll

Suspected U.S. drone kills 4 in Pakistan

Suspected U.S. drone kills 4 in Pakistan

So the Cadilac Plan Tax is in the new Health Bill?

Penn Traffic files for bankruptcy, plans to sell its P&C stores

More breaking news from Rachel: Fugg Yoo has new meaning

#du1 Twitter tag

PAYS to fight people! Woodamnhoo! Round three down!

Man says dog tripped him, causing him to shoot his wife

Mary Cheney Gives Birth to Daughter Sarah Lynne, Dick Cheney's Seventh Grandchild

Summary of differences between House and Senate Bills

Johnny Depp named "Sexiest Man ever to visit Walmart Alive"

Is the Senate version of a public option better or worse than the House version?

Signed Sarah Palin book on ebay. Bid at $299.00

Schwarzenegger got big money from alleged Ponzi schemer

she's coming to my town :-(

Here's one of the pictures from Palin's book

Reid rolling out big guns to push healthcare bill to 60 needed votes

NY Times - "The Rooftop Garden Climbs Down a Wall" - Story On Urban Farming

NY Times - "The Rooftop Garden Climbs Down a Wall" - Story On Urban Farming

Ignorance is Strength

Assuming the senate clears the 60 votes need to allow a

The American people should realize that anti-govt types have no business in government

Crosspost from Pets Group re cat dying of H1N1 in OR:

Time (2006) - "Does God Want You To Be Rich?" On Preachers Of The Prosperity Gospel

fyi, Lou Dobbs is Jon Stewart's guest tonight. :) nt

House Democratic Caucus launches new site

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

With their hate against Gays, Has Texas Banned All Marriages?

Meanwhile, in Joe LIEberman's Connecticut....

crybaby Hoffman: ACORN, unions, Dems tampered with NY-23 election

The Senate Bill - All 2074 pages!

Colbert: The Grand Old Pity Party

Letterman: Cheney = 3,000 year old mummy with heart disease!

Murder suspect thought Puerto Rico gay teen was a woman

20/20 Vision or, The "I told you so" thread.

How about a triggered co-op plan with an opt out for the states?

faux and palin-ouch!

2-year-old helps mom in unexpected birth

Western DUers: Did any of you see the fireball last night?

Out of the Mouths of Babes: Education and the American Dream

Obama Needs to Wrap Up Healthcare & Focus On Job Creation & Leaving Afghanistan.

Image of the day:

CBO analysis of HRC bill

A little Wed. night photoshop.

Dumber after age 53?

I just figured it out: Sarah Palin is "Suzanne Stone" from the movie "To Die For".

Nelson: I'm Comfortable Being Lone Democrat To Derail Reform

Africa population tops a billion

So, if we donate on Thursday, it goes to Remote Area Medical?

President Obama won't read Palin's book

If Sarah were ever pResident we could all write a book...

Breaking on Rachel Maddow's hour: A judge in Louisiana ruled that the

What about the 6%?

'Complacency' led to US sub crash (BBC) {Strait of Hormuz}

Caption Time! (Sarah Serendipity Edition)

"soon you will not be able to get your hands on a good leech when you need one."

Obama approval dips below 50 percent

Another Obama nominee runs into tax problems

Truthout interview with Russ Baker, author of "Family of Secrets" (book about the Bush familiy)

I'm not one to ordinarily start SP threads, but Celtic Diva has a very good post

NY post turned Moussaoui's terror trial into a marquee event

Dead Heat in Missouri Senate Race, Robin Carnahan lead Roy Blunt 43-42

Retired officers cash in while advising

We have a long way to go. Progressive friend said "gov't doesn't do anything right"

Dana Perino appointed to Broadcast Board

Alaskan leaders call Palin's "Going Rogue" a work of fiction

Republicans are fucking cowards

Last year he worked on the campaign for the DA who's office is now prosecuting him

Hasan's Supervisor Warned Army In '07

Bush-Era GOP Better at Breaking Filibusters

Caption this pic

Drywall question...Can/Should Durabond (setting) compound be mixed with All Purpose compound ?

Physician bias may affect transplants

Debbie Wasserman-Schultz is on WJ

Kansas couple arrested after reporting stolen marijuana

Rachel's Interview w Fmr Evangelist Frank Schaeffer: Christian Right Is 'Trolling for Assasins'

Oceans' Uptake of Human-Made Carbon May Be Slowing

NEWSEUM....very cool

Jon Stewart has a Mariachi band "playing on" Lou Dobbs!!

Russia enshrines ban on death penalty

Have Conservadems like Kent Conrad, Bayh ever put their political ass on the line to fight for..

S.C. governor to face ethics charges

The battle of the 1 in 1900 is somewhat like the battle of the 300!

Christian Judging

Burrell Mohler Sr. lived in basement after wife found pornography, new documents say

Repug administrations trying terror suspects good. Dem administrations trying terror suspects bad

Canadian parents win legal battle against homework

Best review of 'Going Rogue.' (snark alert)

What's up with all the Soldiers wearing Utilities to buy Palin's book?

Hey Florida DUers: Can Meeks win the general election

If you are planning to fly might want to read this

Coburn lifts hold on vet benefits bill

Homeless inspired bedding

Oklahoma Lawmaker Considering Bill To Opt Out Of Hate Crimes Act

National Right to Life Committee whine about Senate Bill: UNACCEPTABLE, covers "abortion on demand"

National Right to Life Committee whine about Senate Bill: UNACCEPTABLE, covers "abortion on demand"

Messages of Good Cheer for H2O Man

Is there a time line to see which things kick in when on the Health Care

Breach: Photo-essay of US soldiers kicking back in Saddam's Palace

Unemployment claims statistics hocus-pocus

So Where's my tax exemption?

DOJ Report on Yoo, Bybee's Legal Work on Torture to Be Released by Month's End

On this Day

Haley Barber says some state make you buy Sex Change coverage in you Health Insurance

Where in the Constitution does it cover buying a seat at the table?

bu$h Propaganda Museum to Resemble Germany's Bundesarchiv Building

Hoffman doubles down, says election stolen

Senate opt-out public option won't start until 2014, and won't cover abortion procedures

"Opt-Out": is In (the Senate Bill)

Academia vs. Business


Poor Nora O'Donnell and Mrs. Greenspan

Please GOP, run Palin/Beck ASAP so the whole world can see what a political freak show...

Margaret and Helen: Thanksgiving Letter to the Family 2009

Concern Over Canned Foods, Wide range of Bisphenol A Found

I Want to Publicly Thank The Two DUers Who Sent Me Gifts Via PayPal

Huff Post: Sarah Palin - The anti-Susan Boyle. Looks good. No talent.

Huff Post: Sarah Palin - The anti-Susan Boyle. Looks good. No talent.

From The Karma Files: Texas Legislation To Ban Gay Marriage May Endanger ALL Marriages

Jewish woman arrested over shawl

The Special Olympics is to winners as FOX News is to experts

Who speaks for Europe? Criticism of 'shambolic' process to fill key jobs

The senate better get Health Care done because 2010 has to be about JOBS

Jesus' General: The One True Cure for Breast Cancer

Palin Fights Huckabee for the Hand of God

Lawmakers cap leverage limits for 'too-big-to-fail' institutions

Question to younger DUers: Do you recognize racism? I ask because of this

OpenLeft: We pay Sen. McCaskill $174,000 a year for this kind of whining?

SF Chronicle: California state budget drowning in red ink for next year

I wonder if that poor little baby has had a flu shot..

Olympus BioScapes 2009 Winners Gallery

Olympus BioScapes 2009 Winners Gallery

update #1 on explosion at Ft. Pickett

For the next 4 years, "health care will become a partisan football at the state level" Jane Hamsher

There's live online coverage of space walk for those interested:

India English growth 'too slow'

Concerns about outdoor second-hand smoke

Court Upholds Recognition of Gay Marriages in Narrow Ruling

FOX rolls wrong video (again), heads may roll

Generals: Let's End GOP Bedwetting (Retired Military Leaders Say Stop Fear-Mongering)

Los Angeles Times: Many libraries go quiet as local budget cuts deepen

Consumer Alert: Interstate Insurance “Scam”

This morning a guy threw himself on the train tracks at my station

A bought and paid for government

Al Franken is my favorite Senator

the blue dog

Japan has nuclear event - 10th fire

1 in 1900 PLEASE READ

Things I like about the Senate Bill, Things I don't like, and things that I need more explanation

Child(5) burned in bizarre 'redneck flamethrower' incident

New jihad code threatens al Qaeda

New jihad code threatens al Qaeda

Army Corps of Engineers found at fault over Katrina damage

Iraq may hang 126 women by year’s end despite international appeals

Chaz Bono on GMA -- he sounds like his Dad.

Costco stops carrying Coca-Cola products

With regards to Palin

Anyone else cringe when you see our diplomats meeting with thugs like Karzai?

Miami-Dade commissioners' trade trips ring up $217K tab -- and no results

The radio station I listen to started playing Xmas music last THURSDAY, Nov. 12.

I was working a cryptogram and guess what turned up

Is Mary Landrieu going to hold the HC bill up from being debated? Mark Halperin is hinting

Is Mary Landrieu going to hold the HC bill up from being debated? Mark Halperin is hinting

Palin's book a bomb in Bay Area

I deleted my Mother off my Facebook account---but just reinstated her.

Ancient High-Altitude Trees Grow Faster as Temperatures Rise

Los Angeles Times: Students seize UCLA building over fee hike

Going Moron...

A Health Care story - with a good Ending - even a Moral

Afghanistan civilian casualties: what are the real figures?

Palin / Prejean in 2012 ?

These damn negative and full of bullshit Health Care Reform ads!!!

The Rude Pundit: Quotes That Make the Rude Pundit Want to Huff Hair Dye and Beard Gel

Indiana Dunes threatened by climate change, report warns

Local dad spoke only Klingon to child for three years

Your Sobering National Security Thought for the Day

Hot off the press: Entire 2074 paged Senate Health Care Bill in pdf format!

A question about Senate procedures?

A question about Senate procedures?

Max Keiser on Thom Hartmann show now.

Will Sarah Palin will be the next POTUS?

Area Man Passionate Defender Of What He Imagines Constitution To Be

Adverse reactions to H1N1 vaccine showing

Texas' gay marriage ban may have banned all marriages

Donna Smith (of 'SiCKO'): Tiny Tims and Our Nation's Healthcare Scrooges

Troxler, St. Pete Times: Crist is getting a bad case of "Marco-itis."

Enough To Make An Attorney General Laugh

Hoffman NY-23 Whackjob blames ACORN

Soldier's family brings fight with contractor to Congress

Typical Republican "Double Talk"

Help for homeless veterans happening locally

TOON: Derf on the End of the Great Recession

Public outcry follows ASPCA decision to euthanize Oreo, 'miracle' dog who survived six-story fall

Tom the Dancing Bug -The Tao of the weak and depleted Dow Jones Industrial Average

Argentina law rekindles tensions (DNA)

Casper the Commuter Cat

Rudy calls on Obama to start using "war" and "terror" in same sentence

Joseph Moshe (MOSSAD Microbiologist): “Swine flu vaccine is bioweapon”

Should we allow cannibals to clone themselves for food?

DOBBS to relax SOUTH (Florida, not Mexico). $8M can buy a lot of FeelGood!1

So Gramps has publicly defended his campaign aides

Der Spiegel lambastes Obama over climate change

Learn to Speak Tea Bag!



Exactly How Many Soldiers Are Available For Deployment To Afghanistan?

Are Tea Baggers Neo-Cons, Paleo-Cons, or Ron Paulites?

Harper Collins is a Rupert Murdoch company - who ELSE would publish Palin's trash?

The Most Important Housing Chart Shows Things Are Still Getting Worse

Grand Rapids Press on Foxnews using misleading video in covering Palin book tour - videos

Freepers will have a field day with this: Kerry's daughter busted for DUI

Bwah! Anyone hear Lawrence O'Donnell give praise to Limbaugh for his

Cop suspended after Tasering 10-year-old girl - for not using camera

Health insurers will continue being exempt from anti-trust laws.

Negligence ruling in Katrina floods may cost feds

Google announces automatic caption technology in YouTube content

Godless ads now on Portland area buses (gasp!)

Props to Harry Reid-he came in with a public option, under budget,

Killing of dog during robbery in South Bend hits a nerve

World on course for catastrophic 6° rise, reveal scientists

Half-Forgotten Actor/Politician Says Afghanistan War Is Lost (for laughs)

Sarah Palin Endorsed Japanese Shoes in Book & Newsweek Pic

I hate when guests call into radio shows on cell phones

Andrew Sullivan: Don't Feed The Trolls

FDL is reading the merged Senate health care bill: Many red flags

Seen my doctor today and he was adamant that I didn't need the H1N1 vaccine due to my age

UN: Afghanistan is world's worst place to be born

So when is Levy going to write his own Book??

How to Avoid Unnecessary Car Costs

National Geographic photographer's encounter with a leopard seal

Congress attacked by terrorists in 1954

The Dangers and Unreliability of Mammograms

Eliot Spitzer on Obamanomics..listen

Thank God for cell phone cameras and the SJ Merc for exposing SJPD brurality

U.S. Residents Fight For The Right To Hang Laundry

Fox News - "Senate Health Bill Price Tag, Rosy Deficit Estimate Assailed as 'Fantasy'"

Watching Dems handle HCR is like watching the Washington Generals vs. Harlem Globetrotters

Watching Dems handle HCR is like watching the Washington Generals vs. Harlem Globetrotters

So if Barack was in China, Joe was in NYC, and Hillary was in Afghanistan who was "in charge here"

Judge frees man accused of threatening Obama

Judge frees man accused of threatening Obama

How do I find the highest cd rate?

Palin is taking her road show to Ft. Hood

Web Site Simulates Beating Woman-Site Calls User Wimp For Not Hitting Woman

Foreclosures: Prime Borrowers Are The Latest Victims

School Seeks Toilet Paper Donations

where is HRC bill posted online tonight?

Fox acknowledges ‘production error’ and promises ‘disciplinary action’ for misleading Palin footage.

Rep. Anthony Weiner is asking for signatures - can you help?

Clinton's Cool Coat

Karzai sworn in as Afghan leader; vows to fight graft

What's ruining the Democratic Party..

poor, poor old mr. mcain...

90 Accomplishments of Pres. Obama Which The Media Fails to Report....

Ye Brainless Minions: Prepare to go forth and shop, shop, shop.......

Chris Hedges & Friends Debate Illusion, Conservatism and 9/11

White Family With Black Foster Child Awakens To Burning Cross

Fox News accused of repackaging old news yet again

FL-Sen: Bombshell results

The Republican Plan to Block Health Care Reform

Now We Know What Sarah Palin Reads

God bless John McCain

March of Dimes: The U.S. gets a "D" when it comes to premature births

Finally! - Judge David Hamilton confirmed by senate

Sorry, but now I feel compelled to weigh in with a Palin thread

You are a slave to the capitalist system and there is not a damn thing you can do about it...

Obama hasn't learned anything: "Obama names Bush’s former spokeperson to Broadcast board"

Schrodinger's Guilt

AP NewsBreak: Army keeping media from Palin event

It is time to do away with the 60 vote filibuster tactic used in the senate..

Boner's latest lie is a doozy; I'm amazed they get away with this...

This is why we need a public option..

Not So Funny After All

5% tax on plastic surgery...

Wherein Joe Scarborough displays his elitism

well we just got priced out of health insurance.

Personally, I think when we see Palin's book in the bookstore - move it to the Fiction section

GOP Blocks Dodd Bill to Freeze Credit Card Rates

I Confess: Ms. Palin and I had Sex Together

Governor's blindness now fodder for jokes, jabs

"A hiring rebound may take longer: companies have ample room to boost hours for current employees"

Pedophile Busted by His Own Wife

Herman Van Rompuy and Baroness Ashton of Upholland given Europe's grandest jobs

Carjacker 'dismayed' by injuries

Jon Stewart, Lou Dobbs Discuss CNN, Argue Over Health Care Reform (VIDEO)

Huckabee Calls Knee-Jerk GOP Attacks On Obama 'Deplorable' And 'Shameful'

WTF? The ACLU just hung up on ME! lol

The Case of the Mysterious Arizona Congressional District 15--Solved By KOS-blogger

Is Google Earth now a subscription service?

Buchanan(R)still hasn't left office!

Action The Patient Protection And Affordable Health Care Act sign up as a supporter

Bookshop Santa Cruz gives out a bag of 'Just Plain Nutz' with Palin's book

Fundie Nutcase: The purpose of modern sex education is to indoctrinate children into more boinking..

"Sorry we fucked up re: Palin book signing footage"

for those fed up with their digital reception: "how to make a fractal HDTV antenna"

Sometimes I hate Grand Rapids!

Pledge of Allegiance; is it just an American thing?

Thursday TOON Roundup part 1- You know Who

Thursday TOON Roundup 2-Bowing to pressure

Dems hope Palin disrupts GOP's game plan .

I need help refuting an alleged Obama/Hasan connection.

An Inside Look at Nepotism and Corruption in Karzai's Afghanistan: How it actually works.

Innocent Child/Woman/Victim Abuse Overload.

Rudy's running for Senate next year against Gillibrand

Sec. Geithner defends his job, blames economic woes on Bush administration (Not good enough, Tim)

House passes 'doc fix' bill previously defeated in Senate

House passes 'doc fix' bill previously defeated in Senate

Former evangelist: Religious right is ‘trawling for assassins’

GOP Fearmongering Succeeds In Casting Doubt On Legitimacy Of The Electoral Process

Ok, I agree with Palin there is a double standard for the MSM reporting on her...

AOL Plans to Cut One-Third of Employees, About 2,300

Senator lou dobbs? President lou dobbs? No fucking way

MSNBC is promoting Sarah Palin's book like crazy. Why?

Even if you have insurance thru an employer...

Accidental discovery produces durable new blue pigment for multiple applications

Americans paying attention to health care debate?

A message to Congress - from Obama:

Fox News Caught Again With Pants Down

If you don't already do this for your child's school, would you do it for mine?

Oops! Bush In 2006: Terrorists Should Be “Tried In Courts Here In The U.S.”

Feinstein Wants to Take California TV Crackdown Nationwide

Should people refrain from confronting right-wing relatives over Thanksgiving weekend?

Breaking on Rachel - NOLA Citizens win

Socialism in the Bible

History Channel's WWII in so much really...

How dear a sacrifice are we willing to lay on the altar of Compromise?

LA Times: Many libraries go quiet as local budget cuts deepen

What Has Palin Actually Contributed to the Republican Party

Breaking News: Deep Depression Started a Year Ago

Look at what it's come to for this poor man.

Look at what it's come to for this poor man.

Obesity and Genetics, the Obesity Gene

Postcard campaign in run off election: "Don't vote for Annise Parker because she's GAY!!111!"

Video lecture about diets/weight loss

If we had Harry Hopkins instead of Timothy Geithner...

Would you eat "cloned" (in-vitro) meat?

Low Power FM Radio Advances in Senate

The Ever Increasing Police State. How Far To The Nazi Twilight Zone?

A site dedicated to the victims of anti gay hate crimes

In the early 60s, Texas Western U struck a blow for equality. A story you should know!

Levity Dept.: Best dental story of the year...

California Has No Idea How Bad Soaring Oil Is Going To Hurt

Palin is the best thing that could happen to Democrats in 2012.....

Obesity, diabetes rates highest in South

Colbert: Palin book a ’steaming pile of shit’

316,000 Holiday Bongs Seized at Port

Fox News airs old footage from 2008 Palin rallies . John Amato files an FCC complaint

Best Wii game ever:

Word salad and zombies confound Norah O'Donnel

DU is famous

I quit smoking cigarettes and so can you! Join The Great American Smokeout Challenge!

Obama's economic thinking at odds with reality. Opting for the Herbert Hoover solution.

I have 28 Palin threads hidden

It must suck to be John McCain.

House passes Medicare 'doc fix,' 243-183

I never thought I'd find it necessary to say this here:

'Why America needs to go back to taxing the wealthy'

Malalai Joya, "the bravest woman in Afghanistan" says western "liberation was just a big lie"

So, a naive coworker sends me a right leaning e-mail, and I "reply all"....

Please Don't Label Me (UK Billboards)

Lieberman to liberals: Bite me

Calvin & Hobbes: Math and Religion

Africa heading for 'smoking epidemic'

Health Care Reform debacle shows need for Democrats to take ''anti-corruption'' pledge

Haley Barbor says Palin has way more intelligence

Obama nominates Dana Perino? WTF

Just wanted to point out again that Larry Summers advocated exporting Toxic Waste

Obama Nominates Pesticide Executive to Be Chief Agricultural Negotiator

Colbert on Palin's book: "It's a steaming pile of shit"

Here's the latest "fair and balanced" line up on FoxNoise:

Here's the latest "fair and balanced" line up on FoxNoise:

Dems calling for Geithner to be fired--aren't they shooting themselves in the foot?

NYDN: Giuliani Will Run for Senate... then President

Orrin Hatch on health care debate: "It's going to be a holy war"

Remote Area Medical

Free health care and dental care for Americans who need it. The Senate Health Care Bill? No...

Sarah Palin is now working on future books- future front and back covers.

Jesse Helms portrait & his ‘caring heart’

Students protesting the fee hike take over UCLA's Campbell Hall and chain the doors.

With the appointment of Perino to the Broadcasting Board of Governors

Where did this new pic of KSM come from?

Lieberman: More Dems could join public option filibuster

A Face That Oozes Wickedness And Hate (Warning, Contains Disturbing Images)

Register: When algorithms attack, does Google hear you scream?

So long and thanks for all the fish

Lieberman launches Fort Hood hearings without any government witnesses

Principals, Bus Driver ignored pleas for help from gay student being beat with metal pipe

1 Million Americans Face Loss Of Jobless Benefits In January, 3 Million by March

What is the difference between a "moderate" Democrat and a "liberal" Democrat?

restaurants and waiters' wages

Students and Workers at the CA Univerisities and Colleges continue their 3 day revolt

YouTube link to UCLA student riots posted today

The "Unknown Johnny Cash"/Protest Music...from Grit TV...worth the watch...

Terrorist Santiago Álvarez, friend and benefactor of Posada Carriles, released from US jail

Kudos to inclusion of 'public option' in Senate health bill . . . opt-out provision is troublesome

Idiot fuckwad Palin: Palin on the Democratic Party: "Filled with More Sheep-Like Individuals"

Conservatives: Hungry People Are Faking It

All right, enough dithering-Let's start the War on Christmas

Hatch: Get Ready for 'Holy War" on Health Reform

Hobbits Are a New Human Species: Study of Fossils Concludes

WTF??!! Countdown

Question for elected Democrats

I would personally wait out all night for a chance for Palin's autograph

2 lions kill rare white tiger in Czech zoo

Incest pornography found at home of key suspect in Mohler case

We need a new, aggressive campaign to set the story straight...

Battles Rage - War Against Christmas

Palin: ‘Jewish Settlements Should Expand,’ Even In Palestinian Areas

Kate Moss criticised over 'skinny is best' motto

Kate Moss criticised over 'skinny is best' motto

Palin claims Reagan faced a worse recession than Obama - False

One member of the USPSTF Director of HMO, HealthPartners...

Just wanted to summarize the things that made the United States a Great Economic Nation

Hey Skinner, it's time to close down your Cafe Press store!

Boeing: UAVs downed with laser beams

OMG?!!! Oh NOES!1!! Look who Obama's bowed to now!

Climatologists Baffled by Global Warming Time-Out

The Corporate Media Sheep Talking Point About Recovery.Gov - Accuracy!!!

The Man Who Didn't Die

Carlyle Group to run Connecticut rest stops

Two rednecks set five-year-old boy's head on fire to "toughen him up".

U.S. residents fight for the right to hang laundry

Come on. We’re sick of your speeches! Suck it up, Be a leader-finally and kick some butt.

Conyers Rips Obama, Emanuel For 'Bowing Down' To GOP On Health Care

Mother says school work sheet is racist

DU this Poll... AGAIN!!!

Remember back when Lieberman was running against the Democratic candidate Ned Lamont and many DUers

Coulter says diversity has "Jumped the Shark," compares it to cancer, pollution

President wants to use left over TARP to pay off national debt

Nineteen hours until the rest of my life (or not)

Nineteen hours until the rest of my life (or not)

Man faces jail for spitting in Cop's Food.

Republicans Promise "Holy War"

Maybe this is why feminists dislike Palin

Poll: Majority Of Republicans Think Obama Didn't Actually Win 2008 Election -- ACORN Stole It!

We Ought to have a Parliamentary System!

Obesity and ... Chemicals

Chinese Discover 5600 Gold Bars, 400 oz., With Tungsten Core; Arrests

Insurance tells woman her life not in danger, abortion not needed...billed $9,000.

GOP Alternate Reality 101 - Lesson Of The Day

Sexist Humor No Laughing Matter, Psychologist Says

Lowering the Bar: Kindergarten Recruitment

Documents confirm CIA knew Jesuit priests to be executed

America is run by a criminal enterprise

Not So Funny After All

Do you know what the difference is between Iraq and Iran? Well, apparently Palin doesn't know either

That's no moon.. it's a space station!

Economy Is Going to Get Much Worse: The so-called recovery is mostly smoke and mirrors

The (RW) Letter Everyone Is Talking About - And My Answer To It

Pilin' On Palin

It's great until the wolf shows up

Thursday TOON Roundup 3-Economy etc.

rude cell phone users

Palin's book is being SLAUGHTERED on Amazon

this broke my heart re flu shot

YouTube: Nanase Aikawa, "Sweet Emotion" (not the Aerosmith song)...from 2006 R.U.O.K. tour

Noo JoyzeeTurnpike Turkey.

JPOP from YouTube: Puffy (AmiYumi): "Sumire" (Japanese version of "Love So Pure")

Evie's appropriated the lighter - that can't be good

I love fake laughs.

YouTube: "Well, then, I just HATE you... and I hate your... ass... FACE! "

Dim Sum Girl

WC2010. Ireland Robbed. Cheating French Bugger!

How could I have trouble understanding Williams, Foucault, and Bourdieu, but quickly understand...

YouTube: "Oooh, man in the boat overboard...I will teach you the meaning of respect"


Dammit dammit dammit dammit dammit dammit dammit.

My star is good till Q3, 2010. So...

YouTube: Raymond, Ian, Jamie and Frosty...the next big Belfast boy band..."We Built This City"

Sex tape tips from Carrie Prejean: Hi, I made a sex tape! Eight, actually! And you can too! Praise

Unicorn vs. Narwhal

Have you ever been stripe searched?

All the best.

I'm drunk off my ass - should I

Dark side ultrasound..LOL.

YouTube: The late, great Luther Allison gives "Cherry Red Wine" the shock 'n' awe treatment

OTSUKA AI Rocks out Crazy With PON PON!!!!

has Top Chef EVER been done before December??

Thought I would sneak out of GD and into the lounge and see if I could find a date

Foound this great website for the history of Houston.

Magnifying Glass

Bizarre and sudden doggie eating behavior.

Funniest description of the Dallas Cowboys I've heard in years.

Jazz Police

A week early...

Who would win in a fair fight, and why?

As I continue working well past midnight with nothing but water, I wonder...

Can someone help me find a reggae version of "Hark the Herald Angels Sing"?

Do you pee in the gene pool?

"Rude" Rolling Stones finally get on top 40 with Beatles tune - 1963?

Drywall question...Can/Should Durabond (setting) compound be mixed with All Purpose compound ?

Grown men with baby faces--your thoughts?

Albert King, "As The Years Go Passing By," Live in Sweden 1980

Yukon Cornelius has a fan page on Facebook

Ego shortage?!?!!

For whoever got me a star....

Who laughs this way: "Ho, Ho, Ho"?

PAYS to fight people! Woodamnhoo! Round three down!

Experimenting pumping dryer vent inside in winter? (E&E crosspost)

Warning: The following thread is prawnographic

I have to be on a clear diet tomorrow. I asked my doc if hot chicken wings was considered "clear".

I'm pretty sure that Tommy_Carcetti has me on ignore.

No, please. Tell me what you really think of my grits.

YouTube: "Stop swinging the bat. Put the bat down, Wendy. Wendy...gimme the bat. Gimme the bat."

I'm pretty sure that TZ and Dr.Strange are one and the same.

I'm pretty sure that TZ and Dr.Strange are one and the same.

Sigh...I brought in another stray cat in from the cold

Late night reading: Ray Comfort's 50 page intro to Origin of Species

Something pretty and clever - saying good by to Autumn

Kim Carnes appreciation thread

Do you ever wonder when your luck will run out?

Ever have a good dream going and the alarm woke you up?

roast a turkey in 2 hours

Okay so I got Will Smith and Clint Eastwood confused.

I'm hiding all threads that talk about how people hide threads and talk about it.

My local radio station (FM) has obviously changed its format:

Should we allow cannibals to clone themselves for food?

Do you think the random people you do not know in your dreams are faces of strangers?

I deleted my Mother off my Facebook account---but just reinstated her.

Put your old gold to good use

I'm pretty sure that BeachBaby is talking about me right now.

I just want to put this out there...

So how come there doesn't seem to be as many...

and the radio stations are already playing Christmas songs....

Help with wireless router, please.

speaking of viagra/cialas commercials

#acornfacts on Twitter

Carly Simon appreciation thread.

Freeborn Man

Lowe's grills catch fire in the wrong places; 663,000 recalled

Chicken Interrupts Council Meeting.

Simple Simon appreciation thread.

Simple Simon appreciation thread.

okay so i get geddy lee and a fork stuck in the garbage disposal mixed up

In the last 2.5 days of work

Fiorello LaGuardia Appreciation Thread.



Ever enjoy a young guitarist named Sungha Jung?

You want cute? How 'bout a vid of a baby otter named Sidney at play?

People who claim to have hidden threads, then post a new thread telling you they just hid threads

Can my cell phone give me swine flu if I inhale second-hand marijuana?

deleted by OP

This pretty much sums up my feelings about things.

Hot Damn...Try (Just A Little Bit Harder)

Night of the Living Dead-the stage production? Zombie fans...discuss

Is it me, or doesn't every actor that they use in a Viagra commercial look like a Republican?


Changing the belt on a Volkswagen in 5 seconds

If you drop Geddy Lee and bowling ball from the top of the Leaning Tower of Pisa, which lands first?


Following the precedent of the German-speaking Sudetenland, how much territory can the UK now claim?

Rec this, if you're confused about where you are n/t

Cricket (the game) question: What happens when a batsman hits the ball out of the oval?

Burn a little grass...

Here is a picture from the inside out of the car that drove into the laundromat and almost flattened

Has Eastwick been cancelled?

DU - Palin's 2012 theme tunes? How about ...

Sad News Breaking: Uga VII has died

The H.L. Mencken Creed


I finished baking my Xmas cookies.

What's your family car history?

Pet cat dies from H1N1

My new favorite "best commercial ever"

I have been not been sleeping well for over 2 weeks now

Oh man...Lemon Italian Ice.

Caption this picture

Funny animated .gif I just got...

This Christmas lights display would go over big here in Wisconsin and Michigan...

Lounge challenge: Go to the bookshelf and find the 5 books most likely to get you

Uranus stolen!

Any computer geeks? I spilled soup on my lap top and it won't turn on

Movies you thought were good when they came out - but years later you think they blow.

Okay so I got Kim Carnes and Carly Simon confused....

ARGH!!! my parents will drive me crazy....

BREAKING: Lady Gaga can actually sing.

Songs you loved when they first came out--but years later they blow.

If anyone would like to learn the art of sand painting

Carly Fiorina Appreciation Thread.

Is anyone here - and if you are here,

well. I'm fixin' to go ovr and defend my professional paper

I'm sorry, but Grovelbot just looks HOT in that picture up top...

One of my favorite Pretenders songs AND Endless Love? I love Glee. I really do.

Local dad spoke only Klingon to child for three years

Eggo shortage?!?!!

Fun with George

Top 5 "most overpaid stars in Hollywood"...Ferrell, McGregor, Thornton, Murphy & Ice Cube

KITTEH!!! I got a new kitteh!!!

Why does madinmaryland insist on showing me a picture of him in his banana hammock?

Happy Birthday Graywarrior!

Verison Wireless is the biggest rip-off!

Thanksgiving is clearly the best holiday of the year.

Tila Tequila goes effin' crazy, gets naked, shares it with the world via the magic of the Internets

Cat takes down a Police Officer !

Should I quit Sam's and join Costco?

Her favorite band is Rush, she loves Geddy Lee

DU doggiefolk: What are your opinions on this?

Overlooked ’80s Sci-Fi Flicks, Recalled by Wired Readers

Which commercials especially annoy you?

Who else is hiding out on Thanksgiving?

Oh Jesus.

Do you pee in the pool?

Do you pee in the pool?

What movies do you consider required viewing for cultural literacy?

Cool photo: President Barack Obama tours the Great Wall of China

Constraints on Troop Increase Potential-Escalation in Afghanistan Could Leave Few Brigades in Reserv

President Obama to Push Private Sector to Hire at Forum

Details of Senate HCR Bill Emerge, Reconciliation on the Table (updated w/link to full text of bill)

"He wants to...kick-start the economy, but at the same time is in danger of...too much red ink."


Biden had a good day...

Statement from President Obama on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Is Lieberman needed to pass HCR. Becuz he's going rogue again

What is most decisive to the outcome during a presidential election?

House Panel Approves Measure to Dismantle Risky Firms

Client X reveals the secret truth about health care reform.

Fine and Inquiry Possible for Blackwater Successor

Reid Warns That Reconciliation Is Still An Option

How Reid's Senate health care bill saves so much money...

E. J. Dionne: GOP Obstruction Goes Unnoticed—and Unpunished

Wild About Obama! Wild About America! ......North Korea? (Photos)

NYT: Interactive Chart Comparing the House and Senate Health Care Proposals

As pensions dried up, four firms paid top execs $49.5M

Rep. DeFazio: Fire "Timmy" Geithner

WH and Obama need to "go to the mats" with any news organization

Sarah Palin urges Israel settlement expansion, attacks Barack Obama

Senate Health Bill Rejects Anti-Choice Extremes

TPM: Orinn Hatch Says Battle Over Health Care Bill is "Going to Be a Holy War."

Calvin Trillin: On CEO LLoyd Blankfein's Statement That Goldman Sachs is 'Doing God's Work'

Is this true????

Am I funding Glenn Beck when I watch Glee and other shows on

MSNBC-"The Place for Politics"?

MSM is now trying hard to bring Obama poll numbers down to make some news

Tiahrt staffer resigns due to sex charges

@Karoli Tweets the Senate HCR Bill!

Utah: Possible Bennett Foe Has Audience With Club

For the last effing time. Ben Nelson, Mary Landrieu and Blanche Lincoln and NOT CENTRISTS!!!

Obama would like U.S. to leave Afghanistan during his Presidency

Check out Hoffman's crazy letter in which he accuses ACORN and UNIONS of tampering with election.

If Republicans try to stall the Reconciliation process in the Senate through endless amendments

Runner's World STILL has sexist photo of Sarah Palin online! And US flag desecration too!!!

Sen. Jim Demented (Asshole-SC) is talking shit again on Twitter

What the 787 billion in "stimulus" money has been used for so far.

Sign Senator Bernie Sanders' 'Too Big To Fail is Too Big to Exist' Petition!

On Whose Back Will The Deficit Be Cut?

TPM: Report Rudy Giuliani Will Run for Senate Against Gillibrand--And Then for President Again

Mel Watt (D-SC, 12th district) protecting the Fed and the big banks

CBO Projections: 1/3 of USA Opts-Out. Saints win Super Bowl. Splitsville for Brad and Angelina.

Bredesen won't endorse in Democratic primaries

Barack Obama and Foreign Policy by Biography

Army fears anti-Obama politics at Palin event

NARAL Pro-Choice America Statement on Senate Health-Care Bill

uh-oh...Sarah is coming to Northern Virgina, Commie State Central - Liberal Elitist Central....

Crap. Fox just posted this photo of the crowd at a Palin Book Signing today....

Daily Kos Psalm 109:8 Merchandise: Cafe Press Reverses Its Decision

Jim Dean - Senate HC Bill PO "almost the exact same" as Kennedy's HELP bill

Bang Bang Baby: That's where it's at

Hoffman: ACORN, unions, Dems tampered with NY-23 election

Congressman David Obey rebukes administration over inaccurate stimulus job reports

Hindsight is occasionally blurry

PHOTOS: President Obama & US Forces Korea

Why hasn't the President done any recess appointments

Zazzle removing Psalm 109 products from site

Fox News Polls Obama’s Bow, Finds Majority Of Republicans Support It

thom hartmann interviewing robert parry on new iran-contra cover-up info.

If you haven't seen the extended interview of Dobbs by Stewart you must.

Every time Palin opens her mouth, I lose respect for McCain. Now every time Lieberman opens his,

Wingunts praying Psalm 109:8 for President Obama - “Let His Days Be Few”

TPM: Reid Files Cloture, First Floor Vote on Senate Health Care Bill Saturday, 8PM

"Sen. Bayh Says He'll Bring Health Care Bill To Floor"

Obama post on Yoani Sanchez' blog


The tea baggers are about to revolt and call the NFL and Thansgiving unAmerican

New job title ideas for Cable News anchors...

I Have A Question & Need An Answer If Possible... I Realize That NO HCR Bill

Dear Skinner: Please close down the DU store on CafePress

A bipartisan push is needed to tame ballooning national debt

"John Kerry gave a barn-burner of a speech at the World Bank on Wednesday"

I hope Palin doesn't get too trashed because I want her to run for President! (right-wing Kucinich)

The White House Blog-Reality Check: Beware What “Critics Say” on Reform and Mammograms

Karl Rove memoir coming in March

SC panel says governor should face ethics charges

Obama: Gilo construction does not make Israel safer, hampers U.S. peace efforts

US envoy Bosworth to North Korea on Dec. 8, says President Obama

GM public offering could come at end of 2010

Panel Approves Curbs on 'Too Big' Firms

Iran rejects key part of nuclear deal

Fine and Inquiry Possible for Blackwater Successor

E-mails show KBR feared casualties before deadly attack

Regents committee recommends UC fee hikes (32%)

Former evangelist: Religious right is ‘trawling for assassins’

Mammogram coverage won't change, companies say

Reid: Finish line on health care overhaul 'is finally in sight'

Atlanta Computer Glitch Causing Nationwide Flight Delays

At 2,074 pages and $849 billion, Senate health bill arrives

McCain Defends Campaign Team Against Palin

FOX rolls wrong video (again), heads may roll

Who speaks for Europe? Criticism of 'shambolic' process to fill key jobs

16 killed in Pakistan courthouse bombing

Lithuania hits back over new CIA jail claims

Leaders set to pick EU president

GOP Blocks Freeze On Credit Card Interest Rate Hikes

UK High Court rules more evidence of Guantanamo detainee's torture claims should be published

China bans Microsoft from selling operating systems

Obama says talks under way on Iran sanctions

Police With Beanbag Guns At UCLA Fee Hike Protest

Evan Chandler Dead: Father Of Michael Jackson Molestation Accuser Commits Suicide

In Meeting with Kirchner Lula Demands Prompt Restoration of Zelaya in Honduras

Fox News again accused of airing misleading video

Computer glitch delaying flights

Sen. John Kerry's daughter arrested in Hollywood for alleged drunk driving

Economists and Labor Leaders Call for Fed to be Audited

Army Corps liable for Katrina damage, US court finds

Delinquencies, foreclosures break record ( 14.41% of mortgages delinquent or in foreclosure in Q3)

Army keeping media from Palin event

RUDY ( Sept. 11 )Giuliani To Run For U.S. SENATE; If Elected May Aim For White House in 2012

Senate Confirms Controversial Judge

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday November 19

Tories reject call for Afghan torture inquiry

Karzai sworn in for 2nd term, vows to combat corruption

Academic Researchers’ Conflicts of Interest Go Unreported

Police: Girl, 15, dug grave anticipating killing

3 Democrats Could Block Health Bill in Senate

Judge: Corps' negligence caused Katrina flooding

Senate Health Plan Seeks to Add Coverage to 31 Million

Jesse Jackson: You can't vote against healthcare and call yourself a black man

Group blocks regents from leaving UCLA building

Obama voices commitment to S.Korea trade agreement

House Dem: 'Growing' liberal consensus to dump Geithner

Are the Earth's Oceans Hitting Their Carbon Cap?

Majority Of Republicans Think Obama Didn't Actually Win 2008 Election -- ACORN Stole It

Giuliani Is Said to Have Decided Not to Run for Governor

EU chooses unknown for new top job

GOP Sen Lugar's Wife Arrested for DUI

Investigation exposes influence of [American] Religious Right on homophobia in Africa

Yale to Lieberman: Please reconsider your stance on the healthcare bill

Congressman tries to block use of Thomson prison for detainees

Semenya to keep gold; gender tests to remain private

Oprah To Go Off Air In 2011

Thousands line up in Michigan for Palin

Major Hasan's E-Mail

Tobacco-growing Kentucky's largest university bans all smoking, tobacco use on campus

FBI: Terror plot suspects had ties to Pakistan

Soldier defends decision to reveal murders of Iraqi detainees

Police With Beanbag Guns At UCLA Fee Hike Protest

Obama: Too much debt could fuel double-dip recession

U.S. Economy: Leading Indicators Point to Sustained Expansion

Jesse Jackson Slams Black Votes Against Health Care

Two pedestrian bridges on Vezuela-Colombia border dynamited this AM

VIRUS in the VOTING MACHINES: Tainted Results in NY-23

McCain: 'Grateful' that Palin was VP choice

Former Bush press secretary Perino appointed to Obama administration post

Conyers Rips Obama, Emanuel For 'Bowing Down' To GOP On Health Care

Hasan's Supervisor Warned Army In '07

U.S. Plans Immigration Audits at 1,000 Employers

Peru accuses four of murder, selling human fat

House panel votes to audit Federal Reserve

Docudrama-Client X reveals the secret truth about health care reform.

After Viewing Palin Book Tour, Mayans 'Move Up' Doomsday Date

General Clark's (and other's) statement at House Armed Services subcommittee,

Pathology of a Crisis

Rising Prices of Drugs Lead to Call for Inquiry.

The Going Rogue Index

Sarah Palin Finally Figured Out, by Malcolm Gladwell

LOL...Mark Fiore: Learn to Speak 'Tea Bag'

Six Degrees of Separation

Our Jobless Recovery Is Too Slow! More "Stimulus" Spending Isn't the Answer!

The Afghan Speech Obama Should Give: "This administration ended, rather than extended, two wars,"

Forget Mariachi Band, Here’s How Jon Stewart SHOULD HAVE Greeted Lou Dobbs

"Build, Baby Build" - A Strategy to Counter Republican Lies

How Limousine Liberals, Water Oligarchs and Even Sean Hannity Are Hijacking Our Water Supply

Crazed Michele Bachmann fan threatens a Ft. Hood-type bloodbath against a Michigan paper

50% Say Their Bank Increased Credit Card Rates In the Last Six Months

Alexandra Kerry Offers Unique Defense to DUI Charges

"Thanks A Lot, Asshole", the Onion on Ft. Hood:

Jeff Huber: Cockamamie COIN

News Flash: Christians Still Not Victimized by Hate Crimes Legislation

GOP Obstruction Goes Unnoticed—and Unpunished

Federal Panel Recommends DAILY Mammograms for Rush Limbaugh

Conyers Rips Obama, Emanuel For 'Bowing Down' To GOP On Health Care

Société Générale tells clients how to prepare for potential 'global collapse'

Post-Mortems Reveal Obvious Risk at Banks - regulators knew

So where's my tax exemption ?

The Ballad of Clumpy

Significance of General Clark's statement recognized

Evangelist Frank Schaeffer: Christian Right Is 'Trolling for Assassins'

The Sorcerer's Apprentice: Geithner Should Step Down

2012 the Movie: A Disaster for Christians

Joe Conason: What Is So Patriotic About Hysteria?

Sarah Palin: America's Evita Perón by Frank Schaeffer

Why Won't Sarah Palin Go Away?

T.R. Reid: 5 Myths About Health Care Around the World

The Consequences of “No” (New Eng Jour Med)

Thom Hartmann: Hoodwinked - An Economic Hit with John Perkins

Children For Sale & Anarchy In Afghanistan (Shocking Exposé Or Staged Propaganda?)

Brought to you by Lobbyists - Morning Meeting with Dylan Ratigan

ABC Exclusive: 'Elite' Club Conceals CIA Torture Cells

Senate sees 'victory' for their healthcare bill

RE: Fuck Fox ''News'' 60- The People vs. Fox

Young Turks: Kid Won't Stand For Pledge Until Gays Have Equal Rights

First Lady Celebrates Women in the Military

CNN: Mammogram debate

David Sheldrick Wildlfe Trust Elephant Oprhans Project

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow - Spencer Ackerman breaks Afghanistan deployment news

Bill O'Lielly & Cheech And Chong Discuss Legalization Of Marijuana

CBSNewsOnline - Experts Debate New Mammogram Guidelines

MSNBC Interviews Clueless Sarah Palin Supporters At Book Signing

US public detached from the true cost of war

Sarah Palin: Obama's Plans Are "Backassward"

KHOU 11 News - Mammogram Debate and Women's Health

Naomi Klein & Ryan Grim on FDL Action With Trumka, Stern & Auditing the Fed

Media Matters: Schaeffer Discusses 'Doing Away With Obama' Messages 'Pouring Out' Of Fox

Sen. Whitehouse: Talk Shows Shouldn’t Make Prosecutorial Decisions

Ed Show - Rep. Peter DeFazio called for the firing of Larry Summers, and Tim Geithner

Elizabeth Warren: Treasury Sec. and Congressional Oversight Panel are not on the same page

Maddow Show: Terror expert lays GOP to waste

Sarah Palin's book goes Rogue, shoots Rachel Maddow

Fox apologizes: "We didn't mean to mislead (again)"

Going Rogue by Old Fart Rants

Rachel Maddow - Book on the Run

Geithner Asked to Resign, You Gave This Pres an Economy Falling Off The Cliff

Young Turks: Anti-Obama Fanatics Using Bible To Justify Violence?

Rachel Maddow & Naomi Klein Discuss Bush Admin 'Free Fraud' Zone in Iraq

Republicans Block Dodd's Effort to Protect Consumers from Credit Card Rate Hikes

maxkeiser; NEW SHOW! "Keiser Report" on RT; 'Guantanamo Bay McDonald's serves torture with fries.'

What's Behind The New Recommendations For Mammograms

Rick Sanchez updates report on Maricopa County deputy STEALING a lawyer's papers IN COURT

Automatic Captions in YouTube Demo

TYT: Anti-Immigrant Teabaggers Get Punked!!!

Congressman DeFazio Wants Treasury Sec Geithner FIRED!

Rep. Viriginia Foxx (R-NC) claims GOP passed civil rights legislation in the 60s without Democrats

Oprah: Sarah Palin Admits To Being Naive and Enjoying Porn

D'oh: Palin Confuses Iraq And Iran In Hannity Interview

[KTVU] Bay Area Gun Owners Wear Weapons Plain View

Medicare For All activists in NYC's Grand Central Station

Tea party nut jobs and protesters assault pro-immigrant, anti-racist group in Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Faux News Mistakenly Shows 'Going Rouge' Book Cover Onscreen During Segment on 'Going Rogue'

Reclaimed Sewer Water To Expand Flagstaff Snowbowl - Suit Filed Over Potential Health Risks

Group finds lead in Barbie, Disney toys; focus is still on China

Storm Over the Chamber

it's world toilet day.

Australian Firefighters Urge Passage of Climate Bill

Cap-And-Trade "Three-Card Monte" Dead For 2009

Transformer maker to open first US site in Colo.

Peak oil notes - Nov 19

Drumbeat: November 19, 2009

How Limousine Liberals, Water Oligarchs and Even Sean Hannity Are Hijacking Our Water Supply

plastics from algae instead of petroleum

Nature - The Entangled Bank Unravels

Should we instantiate a special dueling forum for kristopher and joshcryer?

Indonesia's Peat Fires Equal All US Road, Air Vehicle Emissions In Tons Of Carbon Released

Italy's successful Smart Grid uses American technology

Oilwatch Monthly November 2009

An idea whose time has come! Although I don't know of this

How to Set Up and Run a Bicycle Repair Company

Purdue/NASA - Dozen+ Flourine Compounds Far More Efficient At Trapping Heat Than CO2 - Output Rising

Aus. PM Rudd - Dealing With Anti-Climate Policy Opposition "As If We're Back In Trial Of Galileo"

Five Major Fires Already Burning In New South Wales As Temps Break 1940s Records - SMH

Monsoon Model Indicates Potential for Abrupt Transitions

(Mexico's Cantarell field) went from 60% (2005) to 21% of Mexico's total oil production by late 2009

USFWS Agents Raid Gibson Guitar Factory In Search Of Illegally Purchased Madagascar Hardwood

Algae uses photosynthesis to make hydrogen fuel

Ice Core Data Shows East Antarctica Temps Rose 2X Earlier Estimates - By 6C - During Interglacials

Increase in GM Crops, Resistant Weeds Lead to Dramatic Rise in Pesticide Use

Buffalo Bills to talk with Mike Shanahan

Gloat-Free NBA Scores (Wednesday, November 18)

Zac Dysert. The next Ben Rothlisberger??

Miami Dolphins' Ronnie Brown to miss rest of season

Tim Lincecum wins Cy Young

2010 World Cup field is set

To the Good people of Ireland hope this cheers you up

Phin game should be interesting tonight...

7 Coaches Who Should Replace Charlie Weis at Notre Dame

In Meeting with Kirchner Lula Demands Prompt Restoration of Zelaya in Honduras

Venezuelan President stresses importance of Fidel’s Reflection

Peru accuses four of murder, selling human fat


Anti-Castro money shifts to Democrats: report

What do these people want, who knock on my door at dawn?

Palin: Obama Wrong on Israeli, Afghan Policy

Antisemitism and the reported world

Sarah Palin urges Israel settlement expansion, attacks Barack Obama

Abbas: Mideast peace deal won't happen with me

Little behind Obama's tough Mideast talk: analysts

Hamas-linked group offers cash for Israeli capture

Britain's Channel 4 exposes 'power' of pro-Israel lobby

Britain's Channel 4 exposes 'power' of pro-Israel lobby

Lawmakers must take aim at gun loophole...

Store Owner Upset After Killing Armed Robber With Robber's Own Gun.

Goodthink : For Immediate dissemination

Teacher loses appeal to carry gun at school

Communications Workers Of America Unite With German Union In T-Mobile Organizing Drive

Anti-Wage Theft Rallies In Forty U.S. Cities Today As Members Of Congress, Workers Spotlight The Iss

Washington D.C. Teachers Union Still Seeking Justice For 266 Fired Teachers

Today in Labor History Nov 19 Joe Hill, a Swedish immigrant organizer and songwriter, was executed!

Can New AFL-CIO Plan Save Two Million Jobs - and the Dems in 2010?

Online gallery of a well-known landscape photographer in my neck of the woods

~~~ Further info on November Photo Contest ~~~

Do any DU photogs have an old copy of Microsoft Picture It! installed or available?

my model and I disuss cooperation

a couple of random B/W shots

Not-so-Balmy Beach Club


Drink half a dozen beers every day and have a healthier heart

Remember the 3D Mandelbrot post from last week.. Now, explore it yourself in real-time!

Happy Birthday, Riemann Hypothesis!

Meteor Illuminates the Utah Sky

Algae Sex and Amoeba Smackdown - Best Microscopy Videos of the Year

(NY Highest) Court Upholds Recognition of Gay Marriages in Narrow Ruling

Anyone interested in meeting up for a peaceful hand holding protest? Dec 5th ,Fairfax,VA

I feel terrible for caster semenya

A must read site

Tallahassee SCLC sends letter opposing domestic partnerships to city commission

New Hampshire radio host fired after calling Dem party boss “a faggot”

Silence = Sin: Outing Gay Catholic Priests

Obama: Too much debt could fuel double-dip recession

Société Générale tells clients how to prepare for potential 'global collapse'

Help please. A book about the economy. I heard an interview of

Wait a minute ... InfoCision, a corporation which, on the record, caters to Republican/Conservative

The new flipping: low ball pre-forclosure house sales followed by quick resale for a profit

More Homeowners Falling Behind on Mortgages

Errors and inaccuracies in stimulus report: GAO

"The Opening of 11:11 and the New Energy Surge" - Karen Bishop - November 18, 2009

Has anyone here seen this thread in the Lounge?

Have you ever "seen" someone who instantly rubs you the wrong way?


Immune tribe 'indicates CJD hope' (BBC) {prion/Mad Cow connection}

New Wound Dressing, Full of Antibiotics, Dissolves When Wound Has Healed

BBC: Alcohol 'protects men's hearts'

Adverse reactions to H1N1 vaccine showing

Obama's China Junket By MIKE WHITNEY

Out of the Mouths of Babes: Education and the American Dream

Render Unto Caesar: District Tax Officials End Free Ride For Religious Right's `C Street House'

Good Reasons to Save Teacher Tenure

Gates Foundation invests more than $300 million in ed reform

Well did the squash today

Um.. wow! Baking bacon rawks!