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Archives: December 14, 2009

fromage girls (lighthearted human interest, pretty girls and cheese, yummy)

London to 'lose out' to Shanghai

The story of a young Ugandan gay couple

Howard Zinn's "The People Speak" Incredible show on History Channel

Was Ancient Historian One Of The First Spin Doctors?

Top Ten Videos of 2009: Nat Geo News's Most Watched

SC school districts try to help homeless students

SC school districts try to help homeless students

Can the current version of HCR be passed despite Lieberman's filibuster?

Pharma's big ad budget

If the Rapture Comes Soon, At Least We Won't Have Rick Perry Anymore

If the Rapture Comes Soon, At Least We Won't Have Rick Perry Anymore

'Morning Chuck' coming right after 'Morning Joe'....LOL

From; The Commanding General of the Non -Violent Revolutionary Army.

What's up with Mike Barnacle.....

What's up with Mike Barnacle.....

I'm watching Washington Journal and some Rethug

Climate change: Debunking Deniers' Drivel

Pa. politicians press the flesh in NYC!

The RW is cranking out the "global warming is a hoax" videos.

Under Murdoch, Tilting Rightward at The WSJ

Yes! Just got to say my piece on Washington Journal.

Brothel to hire 1st male prostitutes

Brothel to hire 1st male prostitutes

Dubai gets $10B from Abu Dhabi to cover debt

Dubai gets $10B from Abu Dhabi to cover debt

Ancient Book of Mark Found Not So Ancient After All

Washington Journal NOW discussing Federal Employees Health Plan

Ancient Amazon civilisation laid bare by felled forest

Hartmann this AM: If Leiberman blows up HC, I hope Reed has

Not-so-great news from Chile

Obama's Afghanistan Surge: A Long War With an Uncertain Outcome

Obama's Afghanistan Surge: A Long War With an Uncertain Outcome

Obama's Afghanistan Surge: A Long War With an Uncertain Outcome

Developing Countries Say ‘No Money, No Deal’ in Climate Talks

NY Times Obama Poll Oprah Interview

Where the Health Care Bill went wrong

Drone Attacks May Be Expanded in Pakistan (City of Quetta-850,000)

Iran's New Crackdown on Women

Berlusconi isn't going to be smiling for a while.

High Five!

"the left doesn't want reform to fail; the right doesn't care"

Hackers declare war on international forensics tool

make the republicans filibuster.....force them

The "We never learn, " or "We think you're a bunch of idiots," department

Facebook date ends in armed robbery

Remarks by Hillary Rodham Clinton = Diplomacy Briefing on Latin America

Remarks by Hillary Rodham Clinton = Diplomacy Briefing on Latin America

Why is the New York Times helping Joe Lieberman lie about health care?

Gen: Some Troops Will Arrive Later in Afghanistan (9-11 Months)

Global Warming = Security Threat

Conservatives warn of lawsuit as atheist takes office in N.C.

High-Speed rail line to be built between Paris and Madrid

Time Magazine Contemplates "The Chinese Worker" as Person of the Year

Keep ugliness out of immigration debate-CNN opinion piece

These are not reasonable people who have seen the errors of their ways.

What would it take to change the number required to end a filibuster from 60 to 55?

Lieberman Tortures Liberals

Kids with Medicaid given powerful antipsychotic meds at a rate 4X higher than kids with private ins.

Gee, I thought that we were in a recession!

Duke of Edinburgh's Gaffes on Par with Bush's

The Rude Pundit: Ben Nelson Is a Hypocrite on Abortion Funding

"Against their own best interest" illustrated (cartoon)

TARP repayments have the Freepers befuddled. Worried he is going to use the money to create jobs

So is reconciliation the only hope left ?

Liz Cheney accuses Obama of running down USA on foreign soil

Can health care be passed by Reconciliation?

The Gifts of the Magi, 2009 political edition

A Stocking Stuffer for Obama:

Dumb crook story ..... Burglar steals video games & electronics

Dumb crook story ..... Burglar steals video games & electronics

Berlusconi still in hospital after rally attack

Right-wing Cro Magnon Watch: Joe Barton says global warming 'Is A Net Benefit to Mankind'

Heads up, DU.

Heads up, DU.

Heads up, DU.

The People Speak - a History Channel documentary

Student loan default data highlights for-profits

Satisfactions and Regrets - Your voting history

. . . La. losing a land mass equivalent to 30 football fields every day.

Toon: Interest vs. Disinterest Groups

*****Heads up DU!*****

Someone should ask Liz Cheney why her dad was on

Glenn Beck’s Gold Deal Raising Questions at Fox

Insensitive, justified, or just plain rude?

Thoughts about and around Lieberman

Health Care Reform In Peril; Lieberman Threatens Filibuster Over Medicare Buy In

ALL HANDS: Remove Hadassah Lieberman as paid shill for the Susan G. Komen Foundation

The "Fat Cats" are offended.

"Happy Channukah" To My Jewish Friends

Security Experts: Administration Overstates Domestic al-Qaeda Threat

EIA: US Oil Demand Seen Flat To 2035 Without New Policies

EIA: US Oil Demand Seen Flat To 2035 Without New Policies

Thom Hartmann straw poll NOW on the Obama presidency

Fastest Food Inflation Since '08 Riots Means Milk Costs 39% More Next Year

Got this in my spy email from WorldNutDaily, and no, it's not birther related

12 hours hence: Obama on 60 Minutes

"The banks promise to REDOUBLE their efforts."

Szako's a Free Man

A seasonal quote from Benjamin Franklin.

First Amendment Does Not Protect Criminal Activities By Staff At Religious Organizations

disheartening

disheartening

Lieberman is a dirty double crosser (told Reid last week he would support MC buy-in)

Are lieberman and cheney the same person?

Are lieberman and cheney the same person?

Should General Discussion: Presidency be renamed to:

Should General Discussion: Presidency be renamed to:

I actually want to thank that greedy mother fucker named Lieberman

THE CLASS CONTENT OF PREFERENCES TOWARDS ANTI-INFLATION AND ANTI-UNEMPLOYMENT POLICIES

Creative grading the B+

Last night, on 60 Minutes, Obama said he was heavily involved in the health care machinations ......

Berlusconi gets beat up, video, teeth and nose broken

Berlusconi gets beat up, video, teeth and nose broken

Danae, following in Sarah Palin's footsteps...

Tool of the Week

)(&#(*&(&$*&*^@%^(&^$& Joe LIEberman

now i know why Nero fiddled while Rome burned.

Taverner: If Lieberman were a principled guy he'd throw himself in jail

gov calls attack on chancellor "a type of terrorism"

WaPo advocates reducing minimum wage to boost job growth?

Good Lord when will it end? Now there's a Sarah Palin medallion for sale!

Good Lord when will it end? Now there's a Sarah Palin medallion for sale!

Stop being so goddamn self-congratulatory.

Stop being so goddamn self-congratulatory.

CREW and WH announce deal over missing Bush emails

Doesn't it seem like it would be easier to give Lieberman's wife 10 mil to support real health care

If we were told the reason the USA needs military bases in Afghanistan

Rahm Emanuel to Harry Reid: Cave to Joe Lieberman.

Thank God for Joe: Insurance Stocks Soar With Joe Lieberman’s Statements

U.S. Teen Marijuana Use Rises In 2009, Cocaine Declines

The moral inequality of drone strikes.

Styling: the Charter School Look - Feel-Good Education

Drug kills breast tumor cells after chemo

Who the hell is this ?How is he a "Top Contrbutor ? " (Yahoo Answers)

Matt Taibbi coming up on CNN

AP Sources: Obama Summons Senate Dems to WH

AP Sources: Obama Summons Senate Dems to WH

AP Sources: Obama Summons Senate Dems to WH

War on Honduran democracy continues.

". . . and he's checking it twice, . . . who's been naughty and who has CAPTIONED!!!"

The want of something...

Baby-by-Number: Parents’ New Obsession With Data

Gawker: Jomentum "the most appalling human being." My Yahoo page says "Fuck Joe LIEBERMAN"

Check in if you could just puke right now.

Well... TPM Is Confirming The Politico Report Ala WH/Reid/Liberman

deploy.akamaitechnologies.com

Even when sick, workers slog into work

MSNBC - 22million lost Bush emails found!

Health care research skewed for political reasons: Kip Sullivan article

Howard Dean to Lieberman: If You're Going to Block Health-Care Bill, Resign Your Chairmanship

"Why do the bankers get a private meeting at the WH and NOT public hearings?"

Insurance Stocks Soar With Joe Lieberman’s Statements - FDL

Scientists grow real human bones

Harry Reid better get one thing straight about Republicans (and Democrats who act like Republicans)

Joe Lieberman is the absolute best Senator

Joe Lieberman is the absolute best Senator

In Record Numbers, Guns And Ammo Fly Off Shelves; Michigan expects record $17M in taxes from sales

In Record Numbers, Guns And Ammo Fly Off Shelves; Michigan expects record $17M in taxes from sales

Videos:Nobel party, W.Smith, Wyclef and T.Keith rapping...

Glenn Greenwald: War and Public Opinion

Happening NOW

Toyota to Sell Plug-In Hybrid in 2011

Lighthearted Topic: "I SUPPORT PRESIDENT OBAMA" bumper stickers.

Drug money saved banks in global crisis, claims UN advisor

Should Dennis Kucinich fillibuster when the health care bill goes back to the House?

Youths get front row look at deer necropsy

For a temporary cheer up

Howard Bloom on WBAI

The banks win again!!!

A Man Of (Meaningless And Shallow) Principles

Our country : Right, or Wrong !!!!

SAFETY WARNING: How to Lock Your Car and Why

I just got our gas bill. A chart on the bill says we used about 40% fewer therms than last year.

Most Europeans Believe Worst of Financial Crisis Is Still to Come on Jobs

No Intelligence Allowed on Showtime

No Intelligence Allowed on Showtime

Deniergate: Turning the tables on climate sceptics

A Tin Foil Perspective About Joe Lieberman's Latest Shenanigans

A Tin Foil Perspective About Joe Lieberman's Latest Shenanigans

Let's Just Declare Joe Lieberman King and Get It Over With !

What, nothing about Tiger's Wood, 18 holes, fast food or soda for the poor today?

I just watched Harlan County USA again for the first time in a few years....

Not just Lieberman: at least four Dem Senators operating in bad faith (Landrieu, Lincoln, Nelson)

Hackers Brew Self-Destruct Code to Counter Police Forensics

Hmpf. Talk about criminalizing a drug that isn't very harmful.

PERFECT! Winter Solstice recognized!

PERFECT! Winter Solstice recognized!

Doctored Darwin books at U contained plagiarized passages

anyone versed in the cap and trade bill

Reality Check ... Lieberman DID NOT BETRAY US ....

And Now, For Something Completely Different -> Gallup: GOP Losing Lead Among Independents

Mike Thompson, editorial toonster for the DFP, has some killer interactive Bankster toons

Oopsie !!! - VIDEO: Watch Lieberman Endorse Medicare Buy-In Three Months Ago - Plumline

Veterans Group Calls on Soldiers to Refuse Orders to Deploy to Afghanistan and Iraq

YULE CAT, A Cross-Cultural Reference Guide To Christmas, Yule, Solstice Customs

LA Times: "The great retreat" A little reality check for global warming deniers.

Harry, Harry, Harry

Al Franken - Best thing to ever happen to C-Span.

Reconciliation was used three times during Bush years for Tax Cuts for the rich

emptywheel: White House to Restore Emails from Plame Cover-Up Period

emptywheel: White House to Restore Emails from Plame Cover-Up Period

Rep.Gordon...Wonder if he will go to work in the Insurance industry...

If the Senate uses Reconciliation, they should go back to the Robust Public Option

A Topical Reading List

Disgraceful: Discredited E-Voting Vendor VP Appointed to U.S. EAC Advisory Panel

Former Obama transition director Podesta pushes Reconciliaton and gives up on Lieberman

Michele Bachmann's 10 biggest "Oh no she didn't" moments

Just Musing - What we have is a sort of mirror image here

SF Gate wildlife photo winners

Aid to Israel costs too much, Joe.

Aid to Israel costs too much, Joe.

Comparisons of medical systems

AP: Lieberman supported Medicare expansion

Health Care "Call to Action" sent to employees

Do you know that Tobacco smoking kills more than 5 million people every year?

A photo I took last year of the cathedral in Milan that Berlusconi was hit with.

The best punishment for Lieberman: call his bluff

My head shaking anti-government health care co worker moment of the day

Lieberman cites Finance Committee bill he opposed to justify Medicare flip-flop.

Lieberman cites Finance Committee bill he opposed to justify Medicare flip-flop.

We should start calling Lieberman and the blue dogs what they are: sociopaths.

We should start calling Lieberman and the blue dogs what they are: sociopaths.

You know, one can hardly "blame" Lieberman

Talk radio and a skunk.

Shame on you Joe Lieberman

Check in here to back reconciliation on the health care bill

Feds owe Uncle Sam $3B in unpaid taxes

The only health care bill that Lieberman will support

North Dakota GOP Posts Birther Joke On Homepage

Senate Dems discuss Medicare option with Lieberman

Senate Dems discuss Medicare option with Lieberman

It's ALL about joe...

Credit Card Companies Still Preying on Americans - New Regs Didn't Even Slow Them Down

Health Care Reform

U.S. Oil Companies Lose Out in Iraq Oil Auction

Gallup: GOP Losing Lead Among Independents

"What's Growing as Fast as Health Care Costs? Income for the Top 1%"

I shall re-state in a less inflammatory manner.

Racism and Woods, the Asian Tiger

It is time to make Lieberman "an offer he can't refuse..."

For your consideration

Anybody have any money? Need gifts? Only 12 hours left!

Sheriff Joe Arpaio Continues Illegal Immigrant Crackdowns Despite Government Investigation

CBC: [Canadian] Tories pondered weaker emission targets for oil and gas

I got my White House Christmas Card today

CBC: Yes Men take credit for fake climate releases

When did the Obama administration jump the shark?

Lieberman must be neutralized. Sign this petition.

NUCLEAR OPTION!!!!!!!!!11111

TPM: Medicare Buy-in dead?

So when does Joe Lieberman perform the final act of betrayal

Isn't part of the reason banks aren't lending as much the fact that people are not borrowing because

Does NY Times Gift Guide Play Into Racial Stereotypes?

Fear and loathing in the cat food aisle

New Federal Law Could Threaten Hundreds of Colleges and low income students

Marijuana Mom and the Cannabis Kid

This bill should be called the Lieberman health reform act

How many people who object to gov neutrality toward religion have nativity scene in their own yard?

How many people who object to gov neutrality toward religion have nativity scene in their own yard?

Shallow Critiques Against Obama?!

Okay, no public option, now no Medicare buy-in for the 55+ crowd, just what, exactly, is left?

one HUGH reason that the Democrats are doing what they're doing with helthcare 'reform'...

Tell Congress: Don't buy this war. (rethinkafghanistan.com petition)

In 2 hours 14 commercials about "call Ben Nelson" on healthcare

Christmas in danger as a result of new union rules!

Rep. Alan Grayson to Read 100,000 Signature Petition Calling for No Funding for Afghan Escalation

War

What Opposition is He Talking About?

Today's LA Times--They got it right: Too Much Privilege

'Feel Like I'm Fixin' to Die" by Country Joe-----Just insert Afghanistan for Vietnam

‘Better Work’ for Garment Workers: Which Side Are You On?

How do I hate Joe Lieberman? Let me count the ways

I'm gonna say it once again. FIRE BARACK OBAMA NOW!

15,000 will die from CT scans done in 1 year

I wonder what Al Gore thinks of Lieberman now

Group's Census promo called 'blasphemous'

Lieberman's Medicare Flip-Flop Leaves Democrats Fuming - Sam Stein/HuffPo

"Pakistan war on Taliban 'has only just begun'"

So who found the Bush emails?

Has Joe finally made this bill so bad that he REALLY SHOULD filibuster?

make them filibuster-make them filibuster-make them filibuster-make them filibuster-make them filibu

Is there no limit to the shit we will swallow?

Time to go to Bernie Sanders and ask him to join the filibuster

Fundies: The Lord is being held in contempt of court by a militant atheist

NLRB gives huge victory to Kaiser workers in Southern California

"We're dying slowly", a working American pleads for healthcare - videos and action

Health Insurers Caught Paying Facebook Gamers Virtual Currency To Oppose Reform Bill

Quick review of this evening's posts:

the first African American woman to serve on the Detroit City Council, died today at age 92.

Oh, GOD! Please, Mr. Lieberman---We'll do anything! Just PLEASE----Don't slap us around any more!

Congress is on the verge...

Lieberman may not be elected again but he will get a glorious job in a rich insurance corp.

The insurance corporations found the Democrats Achilles heel. It's Lieberman and he's getting rich!

What would you say if Lieberman told Reid he will bolt the Democratic caucus if we do reconciliation

So how many Democratic senators do we need to get good health care

We need to make Lieberman and Nelson irrelevant

Here, it is a deep dark midnight of the soul.

That's it - I give up

Joseph I. Lieberman (I)

This health reform is turning out to be...

This health reform is turning out to be...

This health reform is turning out to be...

Infidelity - the human toll of

The Health Insurance Industry: The Greatest Debt Threat

PREDICTION: They Give Lieberman EVERYTHING He Wants

PREDICTION: They Give Lieberman EVERYTHING He Wants

Why should any Democrat wake up tomorrow w/Joe Lieberman as a Committee head in the Senate?

Senate Dems to drop Medicare expansion

Steele’s Economic Plan: Take Away Unemployment Benefits

Toby Keith's Racist Gesture @ Nobel Party

The presidential finger-wagging at banks is weak and laughable

Smi-ile ....... now bend over ........

Bush birth control policies helped fuel Africa's baby boom

Crooks & Liars: Obama Death Threats, In a Variety of Shapes, Sizes, and Colors on Zazzle.com

Stephen Harper's plan to gut Canada's CO2 emissions targets

Why will we get "reform" based on Joe Lieberman, a handful of Blue Dogs and the Republicans?

Is America hosed?

WARNING: This Graphic Might Make You Vomit

I've been defending the Dems and the Admin for weeks here

dupe

Traitor Tom Harkin says,

For anyone interested, Gempler's is having a sale on pitchforks.

Looks Like They Caved To Lieberman...

Yes, we're all pissed. That said, sitting out will not improve matters. It only plays to the GOP.

Cecil Bothwell on Rachel

Get OVER it!

Do they think that we are complete idiots?! Analogy enclosed....

Is there going to be anything left in the HCR bill worth voting on/for?

Is there going to be anything left in the HCR bill worth voting on/for?

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act - H.R.3590

The North Face - humorless

Report: President Obama Curbed Pakistan Drone Strikes (for now)

Certain words elicit, in some, a hearty "fuck you" in return, even if left unsaid.

Democrats blow the golden moment

When our President does his dog and pony show after he signs the bill...

The only thing I would ask Presiedent Obama is

Ready to say no to insurance "reform"?

Let's hear Pelosi's position now... she said she was warm to the Medicare Buy In... what now?

Our best chance now for the future after national health care has been thrown overboard.

God How I Despise Him...

Does anybody have any clue whatsoever why Sen Reid

What kind of moron would change my account information?

Tell me where we're at in health care reform as if it were a sport...

Is our country screwed?

Another Colossal Mistake

Banksters meet with Obama then reply to the request to help America recover from THEIR greed:

Room for more anger??? turning to Iraq - check out this quote about the UK investigation...

The Senatorial Health Care Two Step With Two Left Feet.

Agree or Disagree: Do Americans love government?

Agree or Disagree: Do Americans love government?

Norwegians Must Be Asking: Why Obama for Peace Prize?

Group: Enough Votes For Pot Measure In 2010 (Calif)

Lieberman wants to assure Christmas weak passage.

Single Payer < Public Option < Medicare Buy In < Totally owned by private insurance

Single Payer < Public Option < Medicare Buy In < Totally owned by private insurance

So now that King Joe runs the country, what will his next demand be?

The most important thing we learned today...

There is only one way to save the environment, and it isn't going to happen at Copenhagen.

Objective drug ranking: heroin, alcohol, tobacco, pot

..... only today, it stands for "Asshole"

Petition to stop Lieberman and use reconciliation. Please sign.

Dodd, Lieberman Secure More Than $75 Million in Connecticut Funding (Full list:)

To the U.S. Senate:

Would you be happier if President Obama...

Three Felonies a Day - More Federal Govt. power, More overbroad/vague laws, and citizens who suffer

Ready to say no to insurance "reform"?

And you know what?

A little more levity to raise our flagging spirits?

Nate Silver's take on the HCR situation - contains one great line...

Repoort on Health care community discussions

Question about local Dem Party orgs....

If Howard Dean was still the chairman of DNC - would he be letting this shit fly?

Tom Harkin's filibuster idea. Check this out! I like it!

This isn't what we were promised

So are we basically back to the Baucus bill now?

Senators move to remove Medicare expansion, public option from healthcare bil

It's official: U.S. Is Said to Pick Illinois Prison to House Some Guantánamo Detainee

Which holidays are you celebrating this season?

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

American Politics for Dummies.

I wonder how many swears I can string together in 30 seconds

Chris Floyd on Tony Blair and Barack Obama: masters of war

Personality judged by physical appearance

Lemme guess, missing emails prove conspiracy to commit war and torture?

Lemme guess, missing emails prove conspiracy to commit war and torture?

Rahm Emanuel = Gordon Gekko?

Is it about time real Democrats rise up & STOP this farce of a "reform"?

Is it about time real Democrats rise up & STOP this farce of a "reform"?

Gotta say, Huffington Post really knows how to twist the fucking knife.

Gotta say, Huffington Post really knows how to twist the fucking knife.

Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Gitmo Torture Case Claiming Detainees Are Not "Persons"

Man Tasered by police dies

American Grifters - Lieberman Was Always Part of the Plan

Reconciliation: A Play in Two Acts

Presenting: Fundie Quote of the Day. # 4 And a new word, also

Rupert Murdoch Accused Of Using Wall Street Journal To 'Play Politics'

Let's pass health care reform this year and next year pass Medicare at 55 using reconciliation

a response to the "war on christmas" cretins

lieberman should be the lesson for Democrats that you cannot compromise principles

If EMK was still alive today - he'd be busy chewing out Reid, Baucus, Nelson,Landrieu and Lieberman

Who do you routinely boycott, and why?

Former Chairman of the DLC Joe Lieberman is just doing his job...

Former Chairman of the DLC Joe Lieberman is just doing his job...

Last Friday, 8:15 pm, I saw Lieberman Christmas shopping at a Honey Baked Ham store!

RECONCILIATION!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It is still a beautiful world. Strive to be happy.

It is still a beautiful world. Strive to be happy.

Would the Repubs hesitate to use reconciliation to pass an issue as important to them as HCR?

C- dude B+ for what?

Ya gotta admit it. At some point, the idea that the perfect is the enemy of the good .......

Filling a hole in the heart of town (Community isn't as dead as you may think)

Obama May Launch Drone Attacks on Major Pakistani City

Obama May Launch Drone Attacks on Major Pakistani City

DVR Alert: "Harlan County, U.S.A." on IFC at 4:55am ET - trailer and Roger Ebert review

can someone explain why the senate doesn't require real filibusters anymore?

The asshole was a keynote speaker at the Republican National Convention.

Fabulous KO - Fair and Balanced

Nevada legalizes male prostitution

Lieberman is not the problem

Is anyone watching Dr. Nancy on MSNBC?

Octopus snatches coconut and runs

Westboro Baptist Church to protest against Jews in Palm Beach County today, tomorrow

Westboro Baptist Church to protest against Jews in Palm Beach County today, tomorrow

Sadly, I believe that Obama will laud any healthcare "reform" bill that emerges

Obama gives himself a grade B Plus with his perfomance so far---what does DU give him?

For the Pepsi Throwback fans.....

For the Pepsi Throwback fans.....

Obama's First Year.

obama - biden 2012

OK, so now we have a pretty good idea of what the situation is. The question is

Obama is trying his best folks. Back off

Great cartoon from Rocky Mtn News

Please add to the list of "'liberal media".

It Aint Over Yet!

Paul Krugman: Disaster and Denial

Paul Krugman: Disaster and Denial

Medicare Buy-in $700, A Month?

Fuck you, Lieberman.

Fox "News" bragging that WH pressuring Reid to "cut a deal" with Lieberman.

Note to self: If I like something the source is fine, if I don't like it the source sucks

Arpaio Turns to Former Bush DOJ Official To Stymie Federal Probe

DLC/Blue Dog apologists: which wars haven't been mostly about economics?

DLC/Blue Dog apologists: which wars haven't been mostly about economics?

China burning coal while developing green energy

Angry homeowners protest at Chase's headquarters in NY - pics

What would happen IF

Comprehensive Immigration Reform, A.S.A.P.-Immigration Reform Bill hits the House tomorrow.

Lieberman Tells Reid To His Face: I'll Vote Against Current Health Care Bill

Lieberman Tells Reid To His Face: I'll Vote Against Current Health Care Bill

Weird

Did Lieberman demand Israel NOT use our tax dollars for universal healthcare and did he

Democrats Want Lieberman Punished

How T-Mobile Scares its Employees with a “Culture of Fear”

Which group (or person) is most responsible for impeding meaningful healthcare reform?

Harkin considers raising bill to end filibuster

Can there be any doubt that Lieberman wants Obama to fail?

Can there be any doubt that Lieberman wants Obama to fail?

Baby, baby. Suck your thumb. Wash it out with bubble gum!!

My prediction is that NO health bill will be passed and it will go the way of Clinton's plan.

It's official: Joe Lieberman is a psychopath

Getting the deal "done" is more important than getting it right, Thanks Rahm!

Caption this pic

Caption this pic

Bush birth control policies helped fuel Africa's baby boom

The answer is not that tough-elect more Democrats...

Keith Olbermann. I am clapping LOUDLY...

Digby just NAILED IT again RE Liebermann deal rumor

US Army will delay plans to allow war-weary soldiers more time at home

Countdown: Rahm said, "Give Lieberman what he wants. We don't need the Medicare buy-in."

Joe Lieberman Is, Quite Simply, A Malignant, Vile Scumbag

Joe Lieberman Is, Quite Simply, A Malignant, Vile Scumbag

From The Nation Cruise Dean speaks on the health care bill.

...No More “Race for the Cure” Cancer Money to Hadassah Lieberman

"An undeclared world war for oil is already under way. "

Liarman endorsed robust Medicare buy-in 3 months ago.

excellent (partial) video from IVAW

My credit card was de-activated because I paid for gas twice in one day

Is Joe Lieberman really more powerful than President Obama?

Health Care Reform Celebratory Thread.

Even Without TARP, Banks Are Still Heavily Subsidized

Here's a question I have for Joe & Rahm

FACT: The GOP NEVER Took The Religious Whacko Base Seriously...

Joe Lieberman = Today's George Wallace

Poll Reveals Depth and Trauma of Joblessness in U.S.

For America's Santas, It's Hard to Be Jolly With the Tales They're Hearing

HERE'S THE ANSWER FOR REID to END THE FILIBUSTER BULLSHIT

I warned all of you.

I'm gonna say it once again. FIRE EMANUEL RAHM NOW!

It's not 1994---you can't triangulate with Google, Youtube, Stewart, Colbert, and DU!

Pissed off about health care - here are some progressives already running in 2010

Want to make a real difference in the fight against breast cancer?

'Extinct' Plant Found Near Golden Gate-Last Franciscan Manzanita Believed To Have Perished In 1940's

'Extinct' Plant Found Near Golden Gate-Last Franciscan Manzanita Believed To Have Perished In 1940's

NY Times profiles gang violence on a South Dakota Sioux reservation

Brinkmanship: At what point do Dems threaten to take Lieberman's chairmanship?

Need help with terrorist attacks during Bush years after 9/11

Please send good thoughts to my brother-in-law.

Obama lashes out at FAT CATS? He is SHOVELING FOOD into their mouths!

The cheapest way to healthcare reform is to pay off the Liebermans. Let's raise money for Joe

"Collapse" -

"Collapse" -

What's all this about Barbara Boxer correcting a General for calling her ma'am

Seems Like HCR Is Coming Down To 4 Options ....

I found one of the missing White House emails!!11!

"I will veto any bill that does not have a public option"

So, I lost my disability hearing. Possibly another two years before I get another appeal.

A Facebook group: 1,000,000 for Hillary Clinton to get beheaded. This needs to be reported.

Could you stay married to a spouse when 14 (and counting) affairs were revealed?

I was a PGA 'golf mistress' (girlfriend?) from 1987-1992

Marijuana Legalization Will Be On California's 2010 Ballot

DU.......Where are You? (Geographic Distribution of DU Survey)

Well HELLO, Agent Mike... and Agent Bob, and Agent Sue, and...

Al Gore will be the death of us all..

I wonder if I still belong

Keith is cracking me up - he's doing an updated version of Bartcop's

Keith is cracking me up - he's doing an updated version of Bartcop's

The Nation sent me to collections AFTER i canceled twice on the phone

Girl, 12, allegedly raped at El Cerrito school

King expected to lead UAW; staff cuts announced

You must buy an expensive flat screen TV from Best Buy, or get fined or jailtime

A Potentially Teach-able Moment for The Left

What Obama Is Up Against

I donated until it hurt in 2008 and now that hurt is going untreated

Half of Kids with Mental Illness Go Untreated

Cleaners 'worth more to society' than bankers -- study

Great Read on Lieberman at Firedog Lake

can we ban politico here? at least as an lbn source?

Sibel Edmonds on "Making Afghanistan Safe for Heroin"

Enjoying Health Care Reform? Social Security Reform could be next.

Bob Dylan's Christmas Album: Is this a Joke?

Hi, my name is NAFTA and I've spent the past 16 years bending America over..

Is there anyone who is actually offended when someone wishes them a Merry Christmas.

Weapons Inspector who Opposed Iraq Invasion was Murdered, say Six Top Doctors

How about this: no healthcare coverage for Congress until they make coverage available for all.

Howard Dean: If Lieberman were a principled guy he'd resign his chairmanship

Teacher Cuts Off Girl's Braid In Front Of Class

Talk me down: I'm ready for a constitutional amendment to abolish the Senate.

I'm DONE!!! Democratic Party can go to hell for all I care

What to do with an inherited mink coat

"I think one answer here is that Lieberman isn't actually all that smart."

Homeschooling: This evening I attended a concert given by a Homeschool Orchestra

Homeschooling: This evening I attended a concert given by a Homeschool Orchestra

Homeschooling: This evening I attended a concert given by a Homeschool Orchestra

Homeschooling: This evening I attended a concert given by a Homeschool Orchestra

Scientist now prove: HFCS(corn syrup) causes Childhood Diabetes/Obesity

Haha, My Liberal cousin sent out this email about Christmas

Silent thread for ole Joe

Sole GOP Candidate Drops Out in Rhode Island

the real grandma killers

Is Climate deal gone bust, India and China premiers threaten to not attend Copenhagen ?

Peter Orszag, "No Illusions" (On HCR's effect on the deficit.)

This LIEber Dude is mad and McCrazy Pal, I see reconciliation only way out

Obama asks bankers to help the economy out of a sense of duty and patriotism.

Welcome to the Lieberman Administration

TN-06: Gordon to Retire

Al Qaeda Took Rs 311 Mil($) from Pak bank today, They are going use this to fight against us

Some top donors to Obama campaign say they're not getting perks

"The CEA on Health Reform and the Economy, Take 2"

If you can't get enough of chuck todd, your prayers are answered!

(Photos) The Obama Presidency: December 13th, 2009

US Protesters Seek New Anti-War Movement: Demonstration follows Obama's nobel speech

Ezra Klein - The Dems are Trying to Keep Grandma Alive! And Uncle Bob Too!

George Stephanopoulos Begins "GMA" Career With Hint To Program's Hard-News Shift

franken/grayson 2012.

Obama didn't run on catering to Democrats. He ran on catering to Republicans. So stop bitching.

Cloture should be electorally based,

Idaho Lawyer Won't Challenge Rep. Minnick

Question: After senate pass's SOME bill wont it still have to go to joint house\senate committee?

Question: After senate pass's SOME bill wont it still have to go to joint house\senate committee?

GOP uniting behind Jordan in KS 03

Pawleys Island resident seeks seat in Congress

Obama Administration Notifies Congress On Pacific Trade Pact

Kinky Exits Governor's Race, Will Seek Ag Commissioner Post

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

White House To Reid: Cut A Deal With Lieberman

Should Bernie Sanders pull a Joe and become a defacto Vice President?

Reed to run for U.S. Senate

I am not super impressed with Matt Taibbi

Colorado Democrats Finally Outregister GOP

Obama Orders Reid: Bend Over for Lieberman!

Is Obama talking boldly and carrying a small stick?

LIEBERMAN IS EVIL: Sign this petition and make him irrelevant

VIDEO: Watch Lieberman Endorse Medicare Buy-In Three Months Ago

Tom Harkin: Medicare buy-in "probably out"

Cloture at 55

Cutting a deal with Lieberman ought to be easy

In Letter, House Liberals Crank Up Pressure On Obama, Demand Meeting

Dems Against Dems In Health Care Vote Struggle

If Clinton did the budget without one vote from the GOP, Obama

Reid/Lieberman deal report: A lie? Or a trial balloon that popped?

Obama: UN Resolutions In Lebanon Must Be Enforced

If Obama/Reid make a deal w/ Lieberman Sen. Demint might be proven right

"Inside the White House: The Cabinet"

It is no surprise

North Dakota state KKK Party, I mean, Republican Party places "birther" joke on home page.

AP: Senate Dems weigh dropping Medicare expansion

"There's an awful lot of applause coming from the Senate Dems' meeting right now."

Obama's Indecent Interval

Updated: WH, Senate Dems: No plans to use 'reconciliation' for health care

The "Blame the DLC" nonsense has to stop.

The time has come to stop fucking around and use reconciliation

The DLC Types are a Militant Cancer eating away at the Party.

"Understanding Joe Lieberman"

What I don't understand about our Media.......

What say we just put this cobbled-together, lame and embarrassingly inadequate "Health Care" bill

Are the tea-baggers and other opponents of a public option and single-payer...Marxists?

Rockefeller, Harkin Say They’ll Give Up Public Option - Bloomberg

22 Million Bush Emails Found: Will They Be Released To The Public?

All the people, who supported Gore-Lieberman should be asking for forgiveness.

Pridemore will run in WA-03

Without any form of public option

It's Letter Writing and Calling Time!

Ahhh again...the missing Bush emails...

The Greatest Spelunkers Of All Time

The difference between Republicon Whips and Democratic Whips.

60 senators aren't getting us anywhere

Joe Lieberman is trading American lives for Political Revenge

Caption this lovely photo

Caption this lovely photo

For those that think Lieberman is the only culprit, I present to you Evan Bayh

I just want someone to get pissed off!

Bank executive: Today's meeting between President and bankers is "PR stunt"

US Democrat: Medicare 'Buy-In' Likely Out Of Health Bill - Reuters

You people! Now you've thrown Joe Lieberman under the bus?!?! Shocking!

TPM claims indendant confirmation of Politico Story- WH/ Reid /Lieberman

What's The Deal? Was j** LIE*****n Picked On As A Kid Or Something?

Who Is More Powerful?

Isn't it amazing that we teach our kids that the gridlock the Senate creates is a good thing?

The problem isn't Obama -- It's the Democratic Party framework, and his role in it

Dear Joe: You're A Very Important Person!

Can you imagine the Ass-Kicking the GOP would give someone like Lieberman??

****Heads Up: POTUS Speaks on the Economy, Live!****

Here's a suggestion for Reid: call Lieberman's bluff

NUKE IRAN & GRANDMA LIVES - JOE LIEBERMAN

The Senate should bring back the public option or it should be included in conference

Updated: WH, Senate Dems: No plans to use 'reconciliation' for health care

Reconciliation possibilities

I spent all afternoon at a coffee shop called "Super Joe."

What if the left had a guy like Lieberman?

Giving Lieberman what he wants moves the ball down the field.

j** LIE*****n Reminds Me Of This Kid:

2012 cannot get here fast enough for me!!!!

2012 cannot get here fast enough for me!!!!

Mr. President, do the country a favor:

Dealing with hypotheticals

Rockefeller: "I want a bill." Harkin: "This bill...is a giant step forward."

House Progressives Need to DEFEAT this joke of a health care bill

Why should Democrats appease to the will of Joe Lieberman's whims?

The Elephant In The Room (No Pun Intended)

All the people, including HRC, who supported Lieberman

If Joe Lieberman is able to shape HCR, does that mean Obama is a 1 term president?

Obama May Launch Drone Attacks on Major Pakistani City

6:00 PM: Harkin: No Public Option No Medicare Opt In. --Both

So add 55+ers to Medicare using reconciliation and dare them to take that away 5 years later

Screw a Christmas deadline --Pick it up in January and do it right

Just In From RawStory: Democrats Cede More On Health Bill, Including Medicare Buy-In

Poll: 81 percent of Democrats want Lieberman punished!

History of Social Security.

OH NOES POLL: Democrats in "HUGH" trouble, only gained seven points on Repugs in past month!

WWTD? (What Would Teddy Do?)

Flashback - Harkin: Lieberman Has Something to Lose

Awkward -- Lieberman arrives at Sen Dem Caucus Meeting This Evening

Pres. Obama's biggest mistake was putting free-marketeers and banksters like . . .

Rahm Emanuel Personally Pressed Reid To Cut Deal With Lieberman: Sources

They could have used reconciliation all along to ram through : a good, bad or indifferent bill

Here's my Deal for Lieberman.....

Check in here if you think all DLCers, present and former, should be kicked from the party!

It's really sad seeing guys like Sherrod Brown having to bite their tongues and be good soldiers

You DO realize that no matter WHO is president, they can't get anything done unless 60 Senators are

YouTube - Flip Wilson as "Rev. Leroy" featuring Redd Foxx

Now you can kick Joe Lieberman's ass!

YouTube - The Brady Bunch, "OH MY NOSE! There goes my date with Doug!"

E-mail Senator Reid and ask him to step down as majority leader!

Anyone else seen "Eden Lake?"

If you have never watched Metalocalypse, you are missing out.

I'll tell you just what will happen when the insurance reform bill is passed.

This is how you do it.

Sending money via Amazon.com

Brass Balls

Anyone know how the cowsissies did yesterday??!!!

Shit! I referenced a now-outdated law in my term paper.

A guy in the same apartment building as me just walked outside in his underwear

What's up with Mike Barnacle.....

piss on the possibility of a productive monday: The greatest internet sports games of all time

Oh Fuck I downloaded a Trojan Horse

UNDERPANTS FOR YOUR HANDS!

lolcat

Anyone familiar with Bing Cashback?

Christmas Eve and New Years Eve video traditions?

A funny from Conan O'Brian about Tiger Woods

Obama Demands: The Bill I Sign Must Include Public Option

What we have here is a failure to communicate....

MLIA?

I and so many atheist and agnostic friends here in Canada celebrate Christmas as a secular ritual...

This is probably one of the greatest blogs ever created.

Workplace gift exchanges during the holiday season-

Dynamite Hack - Boyz in tha Hood.

WHO IS TOPS ON THE NFL EAST!!!!!!!!

Anybody here a habitual knuckle cracker?

L O S T

And From CNN...

This indisputably is the GREATEST Christmas song ever

self delete - live chat is over

funny cartoon my husband sent me - enjoy

Bohemian Rhapsody

Every time you LOL....

Thurl Ravenscroft: "You're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch"

Remakes getting you down? New Original Hollywood movie! Hot Tub Time Machine!!

If there was a Tommy_Carcetti forum on DU, what topics would the mods move to it?

~~~~~~~~GOOD VIBES FOR THE PREZ~~~~~~~~~~

How do you deal with a chatterbox?

Aruba and Curacao: what should I do/see?

Is wrong to use Walt Whitman to sell jeans?

My dental procedure hurt somewhat--but I'm NOT an antidentite!

God knocked up Mary for one reason only...

Actually, this is the best Xmas song ever

John Madden to Direct My Fair Lady. Starring Keira Knightley?

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 12/14/09

Lion, Tigers and Bears - Living together!

Graywarrior Has Tortured The Duck!!!! this is not a drill

Is the street name a dealbreaker for you?

Superman is a jerk.

Ezra Klein: "The unintended consequences of reconciliation"

Is there some law that all holiday-themed commercials must use "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy"

The healthcare bill reminds me of fish bones after the cats have been at it

Gad...I can't believe I like a song that isn't from the 80's...

I need DU's voting help!

Can any Lounge parody afficianatoes help me out with a Christmas song parody?

I just yanked my cats tail and he's pissed at me...

"White House Denies Report They’re Pushing For Deal With Lieberman."

A good friend is undervalued

Show us your festive Christmas/Holiday Desktop

It was 6 years ago on 12/12 that I found this in the dumpster......

Newsweek: "Jobs Are on the Way! The nattering nabobs of negativism are ignoring the facts."

If Obama wants small businees to get loans, TAKE THE TARP

How I miss The Lion in the senate.

4Hero or Zero7

someone left small kitten in front of our office this morning 5-6 weeks old

Photos: The Obama Presidency December 14th, 2009

Could somebody explain this to me?

Is Lieberman really the bad guy or is he doing his fellow Democrats a favor by being their bad guy?

"School of Rock" is a great movie

4Hero - Mr. Kirk's Nightmare

AWARDS TIME! Douchebags of the Year!

Kitty Wigs (Would your cat wear a wig?) - LOL

Term of endearment, used by a waiter / waitress, that would MOST LIKELY result in your leaving a tip

Complete this phrase: "No war ___________."

Look what comes up when you google the "Lost" numbers...

4Hero - Star Chasers

Complete this phrase: "If you want to _________, I'll meet you in the ________."

I SUPPORT OUR PRESIDENT, DAMN IT!

Mr. J Medeiros - Strangers (Flying Lotus Remix)

4hero - Morning Child

Chris Brown Tweets a crybaby Wal-Mart rant, then shuts down his Twitter account

Does coffee make you fat?

Flying Lotus - First Friday Funk

Flying Lotus - Roberta Flack Feat. Dolly

Georg Levin - (I Got) Somebody New

4Hero - Cooking Up Yah Brain

Joyful Girl - Soulive

Joe LIeberman had done the impossible

UK Apache & Shy-FX - Original Nuttah

Soulive Ft. Amel Larrieux - I DON'T KNOW

Non Fiction Burning

Well, we sure do love our little brand of cynicism don't we?

Goldie - Inner City Life Pressure Jah

I miss Arrested Development.

Flora Purim - Stories to tell

Cock Flavored Soup and other things that sound dirty, but really aren't...

To be Honest, I'm very pissed...

Roni Size/Reprazent - Brown Paper Bag

The Anaheim Azusa and Cucamonga Sewing Circle, Book Review and Timing Association

It's That Heat

I'm growing a beard

Roni Size/Reprazent - Watching Windows

Mais Que Nada

Would you give S Collins, the Chair of Homeland Security in exchange for her vote on HCR Cloture?

Ye-Me-Le

Sergio Mendes & Brasil '88

BRAZILIAN VOICES - Berimbau

Rosalia de souza - Bossa 31

High school straight girl crush

In Kettering, Ohio, near Dayton, there is a city street called Glenbeck Ave.

Nicola Conte - Like Leaves In The Wind

i smell pakalolo wafting into my room

Private Sunshine

Little Drummer Boy

Do YOU like math? Do YOU like writing programs to solve math problems?

bad moon rising

Merkel cell carcinoma - it's back and in his lymph nodes

Steve Holt!

YouTube - "Put em in a single bowl & I'll eat em like a fucking death row prisoner on suicide watch"

Jesus vs. Santa

Sérgio Mendes & Brazil´66 - Capoeira do Brasil

Paul Desmond & Modern Jazz Quartet - Greensleeves

Damn

Songs that make you feel good

Is it time to take another break from GD and GD:P?

I went back to the doctor, to get another shrink

Where's the Grateful Dead forum?

My cats are driving me crazy!!!

Boeing 787 scheduled for first flight tomorrow beginning 9:40 PST (live webcast)

God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

Holy shit! They had to evacuate a big stretch of I-79 in western PA

I don't normally do this, but I need some lounge vibes

If it's true that the Senate has dropped Public Option and Medicare buy-in and Obama signs

I just got into a car accident today

A friend just gave me a 14-oz box of chocolate-covered espresso beans.

We Three Kings Of Orient Are

Most Annoying Christmas Song?

Benny Goodman Orchestra - Sing, Sing, Sing

Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

Christmas Snood Lights?

I just hit 5000

Nuyorican Soul - I am the Black Gold of the Sun (4hero remix)

Home Made Pizza. I need recipes.

If one who commits a Felony is a Felon, What is someone who commits a misdemeanor?

When was the last time anyone used one of these?

got my purple hair touched up.....pics

What leadership has Obama provided on the health care reform issue?

MTV Is remaking TEEN WOLF

WOW -Dems just totally lost me today

Christian Gangsta Rap

One of our kitties is headed toward her great reward....

"That was a hell of a thing."

CNN: Rahm has asked Reid to use Reconciliation. How about that?

Lieberman: “My wife said to me, ‘Why do you always end up being the point person here?’ ”

Age 55 and up form the biggest voting block. Pissing them off is a stupid move.

Tea Party Radicals Gear Up For 2010 Elections

Your Handy Guide to the Rest Stops of The New Jersey Turnpike

Direct TV or Dish Network?

ObamaTells It Like It Is At Oslo

Fuck Joe Lieberman (updated)

Angie Harmon is a Palinite!

Does anyone here buy the "it's still a good bill without a public option or buy-in" meme?

Wii and Netflix/Hulu - can I stream movies thru this?

I just got a job at a Nevada brothel

Cuba and Venezuela criticise US at Alba trade summit

Health Care Reform In Peril; Lieberman Threatens Filibuster Over Medicare Buy In

Rules Of Engagement Are A Dilemma For U.S. Troops

Tbilisi calls Abkhazia's presidential elections 'illegitimate'

King expected to lead UAW; staff cuts announced

Firestorm over lady 'commish'

Exxon to Pay $31 Billion for XTO Energy

Exxon Mobil Corporation and XTO Energy Inc. Announce Agreement

Russia to launch three Glonass satellites

Student loan default data highlights for-profits

Kim Jong Il, you're under arrest

D.C. hands out $15M in bonuses despite recession, budget gaps

Cleaners 'worth more to society' than bankers -- study

Feds: Pa. Firm Gamed Visa Program, Stockpiling Work Visas For Landscaping, Construction Jobs

Woman Linked to Spitzer Gets Advice Column

Man to Serve Probation for Sexual Assault (on a Child)

Villafuerte withdraws as U.S. attorney nominee

Drone attacks may be expanded in Pakistan

Copenhagen talks suspended, but resume after 3-hour delay

For-Profit Education Shares Rise Despite Default Rate Data

World Power Meeting On Iran Nuclear Canceled At China`s Request

Sheriff Joe Arpaio Continues Illegal Immigrant Crackdowns Despite Government Investigation

Disgraceful: Discredited E-Voting Vendor VP Appointed to U.S. EAC Advisory Panel

22 million missing Bush White House e-mails found (with story)

Exclusive: Kellner: Stop Electronic Voting

Bush birth control policies helped fuel Africa's baby boom

British involvement in Iraq war blamed on Blair’s ‘sycophancy’

Top US officer fears Taliban-Pakistan militants

Greece's government unveils major spending cuts

CREW and Obama Administration Settle Lawsuit over Missing Bush White House Emails

White House To Reid: Cut A Deal With Lieberman

Rwanda jails journalist Valerie Bemeriki for genocide

Justices to to Hear Text-Message Case

Brazil, U.S. agree Honduras should give Zelaya travel permit

NYT: Citigroup Has Reached a Deal to Repay U.S. Bailout Funds (Bankster Bonus time?)

UK court 'issued warrant for Livni'

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Monday December 14

Developing Nations Walk Out Of Climate Talks

Ford Chairman Bill Ford Credits Obama's Handling Of Struggling Auto Industry

(NYT/CBS) Poll Reveals Depth and Trauma of Joblessness in U.S.

Wells Fargo to Repay $25 Billion in TARP Money

Sources: Ill. prison to get some Gitmo detainees

Ford to reinstate raises, 401(k) matches next year

W.H. to Reid: Cut deal with Lieberman

U.S. pledges $85M for renewable energy in developing nations

Congress Readies Defense Budget ($626 billion spending bill)

Abu Dhabi gives Dubai $10 billion to cover debt

States With No Death Penalty Share Lower Homicide Rates

Iran to put three US student hikers on trial

An even greener Prius?

Democrats move toward dropping medicare expansion

Fidel Castro says Obama's smile can't be trusted

Harkin: 'There's Enough Good In This Bill' Without Medicare Buy-In

Radiation From CT Scans Linked To Cancers, Deaths

British Airways Christmas strike set to disrupt 1 million people

Taliban stalls key hydroelectric turbine project in Afghanistan

BREAKING NEWS: 22 million missing Bush White House e-mails have been found, two nonprofit groups say

Report: Dramatic loss of (Calif. Central) Valley watershed

After Iran Warning Obama Sends to Brazil His Number One Man for LatAm

Judge backs student’s First Amendment rights

Hadassah Lieberman under attack over industry ties

Secret document exposes Iran’s nuclear trigger

Ex-senior public servant blasts Blair over Iraq war

British involvement in Iraq war blamed on Blair’s ‘sycophancy’

Disaster And Denial

Even Elmer Fudd Condemns Joe Leiberman

Back from combat, women struggle for acceptance

Teenage sisters sought freedom in pregnancy, but one found confinement

Wall Street's 'M&A Follies': Why the Curtain Never Ever Falls

"No Comparison Between King's Nobel Prize Moment and Obama's" by Byron Williams

D.C. hands out $15M in bonuses despite recession

Marshall opposes more troops for Afghanistan

Intoxicated by power, Blair tricked us into war- Times UK online

It's All Over For Us Chickens, Financially

Steele’s Economic Plan: Take Away Unemployment Benefits

Schools replacing baby Jesus with Sheep...

Local Man Leads Charge To Pardon Hackettstown Man Convicted of 1886 Murder

Party abuse of Senate procedure serves the President......

A tragedy for Western Sahara

Donate Your Video Camera, Laptop or Work Tools to Authentic Journalists

Gravel’s Lament: Fighting Another Dumb War

Harry Reid Spins Cave-in to Holy Joe as 'Victory'

When Prisoners Work the System Works

H-1B visa use by U.S. firms holds steady in '09

U.S. Business Interests Suspected in 'Fabricated' Climate Scandal

NY Times, MSNBC :Lieberman Supported Medicare Expansion

"'We're Dying Slowly': A Working American Pleads for Health Care With Heartbreaking Videos"

Can Obama Face the 'Unspeakable'?

Obama Ignores Lessons of Community Organizing

Dubya: The surreal afterlife of an ex-President

Rahm To Reid: Give Lieberman What He Wants

Kim Jong Il, you're under arrest

Obama May Launch Drone Attacks on Major Pakistani City

"A Better Strategy for Afghanistan" by Jeffrey Sachs

Marijuana Legalization Will Be On California's 2010 Ballot

Houston elects first openly gay mayor

Global Day of Action - Copenhagen

Media Matters Week in Review: December 11, 2009

A Grave Injustice...

Joe Barton (R-TX): Global Warming is a net benefit for mankind

Capitol Hill Agenda: Dec. 14, 2009

John Stossel of 20/20 October 10, 2008: Should Some People Not Vote?

Young Turks: Senator Says GOP Has Gone Too Far LEFT

The Week In Cartoons

Guardian UK: Don't blame Obama. The US political system is broken

ManyQuestions: What happens when you ask President Obama a question?

Thom Hartmann Show: Rep. Peter DeFazio is trying to bring back Glass-Steagall

Monty Python Holy Grail The Tale of Sir Robin

Charter school parent refuses to reveal financial backer, pushes takeover of NYC PS 15 school.

A Nod To The Ladies - Atheist Women (A Breed Apart)

Barack Obama Calls Houston Mayor-Elect Annise Parker

Joe Lieberman Humiliates Himself

Communities of Color and Climate Change

Italian PM Berlusconi new attack footage 14 Dec 09

22 Million Missing Bush WH Emails Recovered

Heart Attack by global warming sceptic live on TV in Denmark

Meltdown: A Global Warming Journey (Great BBC Documentary To Share With Any Deniers You Know) {CC}

Senator Al Franken SPARS With Senator Thune Accuses Him Of Not Reading The Senate Health Bill

How things should be.

Sharlonda Buckman, CEO of the Detroit Parent Network, says jail Detroit teachers.

Reforging the just war in Afghanistan

The first climate experts: Keepers of the Circle

$7m boosts Hunter 'hot rock' project (Geothermal)

Drumbeat: December 14, 2009

Yellowstone's Plumbing Exposed—Plume Slants NW; Magma Body Bigger than Thought

Down and dirty: farm soil will offset emissions in Australia's carbon cut scheme

Climate negotiators eye the 'forgotten 50%' of greenhouse gas pollutants

Archbishop of Canterbury says fear hinders climate change battle

2,500 charging stations for electric vehicles to be built in the Seattle

Lula Suspends $5.7 Billion In Fines For Razing Amazon Forest - Farms, Corps. Have 2 More Years

Climate 1-stop: Information clearing house

In Bolivia, water and ice tell of climate change

GM commissions Chevy Volt dance to go with song

New (NASA) Study Turns Up the Heat on Soot's Role in Himalayan Warming

We are rapidly approaching tipping points

In your face, deniers: Sunspots do NOT cause climate change

Time-Lapse Photos Show Dramatic Erosion of Alaska Coast

Salazar - High Glen Canyon Dam Flows Will Continue W. Goal Of Rebuilding Grand Canyon Sandbars

Indonesia's veined octopus 'stilt walks' to collect coconut shells (as tools)

Octopuses steal half coconut shells, "walk" away with them, make homes out of one or both halves!

Frozen Antarctic Waves...Global warming hoax email

This is bigger than climate change. It is a battle to redefine humanity

Climate change reality: They aren't listening to us

BuRec Confirms Invasive Quagga Mussels Inside Hoover Dam Turbine Cooling System - NYT

Gore: Arctic Ice May Soon Vanish in Summer

Chicken fat could fuel jet planes

Ethanol-powered vehicles generate more ozone than gas-powered ones

Fade Pattern From Moss

Is there anyone who would like to see the NFL expand to Europe?

Wooo Hooo. Sox to sign Lackey?

Three Weeks left, Who's your early Super Bowl Champion?

What ever happened to the word no

Halladay to Phillies, Lee to Mariners...

49ers cause 7 turnovers...embarrass Arizona 24-9

Quotha: Walter Tróchez assassinated

Lobo "WIlling" To Talk To Zelaya

Brazil and US: "Small Differences"

Brazil, U.S. agree Honduras should give Zelaya travel permit

Colombia: 195 Teachers Killed, No One Guilty

After Iran Warning Obama Sends to Brazil His Number One Man for LatAm

Miami Hairball Op-Ed re Haiti: Don't Honor Tainted Elections

Honduran Resistance Movement Member Decapitated in Recent Wave of Repression

Nation: The Sham Elections in Honduras By Laura Carlsen

El Comandante speaks: Castro says US on offensive in LatAm despite Obama

Correa talks Obama, Honduras and Iran

Letter of Bereavement, from Los Necios

UN builds mud brick homes for homeless Gazans

U.K. reportedly issues arrest warrant for Livni

Hamas vows to continue resistance

Livni cancels JNF visit to UK

Hamas PM vows to 'liberate Palestine' at Gaza rally

Defending the Indefensible - HARVARD CRIMSON

Israeli chief rabbi visits mosque that was torched

Israel confirms U.K. arrest warrant against Livni

Chief Rabbi: Palestinian Mosque Burning Harkens To Kristallnacht

Robbery Suspect Fatally Shot at Repair Shop

Sheriff: Man shoots and kills would-be robber

ST. LOUIS: Girl, 7, shoots 1-year-old brother ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH

Kaplan Career Institute teacher pulls a gun to stop an attack outside the school

Police: Armed intruder killed at apartment

HCSO: Manager Shoots, Kills Robber

A little less controversy, I hope . . .

One killed, two charged with murder in Cobb shootout; police say victim targeted

Apparent robber fatally shot by Indiana homeowner

Firefighter Critical After Road Rage Shooting

Striking workers in South Africa need our help today

Today in Labor History Dec 14, 33,000 Workers ended a 69-day strike at the Boeing Co. (WON)

St. Louis to Use Furloughs to Reduce Layoffs (4000 city workers 40 hours of time off without pay)

New video about the founder of the IBEW

Help Fight for a Fair Health Care Reform Bill

The View from Ontario, 137 Days into a Mine Strike

From GDP (Come on, don't be afraid to read this OP!)

NYT: Poll Shows Mounting Toll of Joblessness on Nation

Bill Ford thanks Obama for GM, Chrysler rescues

I did it again....

when life gives you rain instead of meteors

The mafia and me: Mimi Mollica's portraits of Sicilian society

Water Falling Over Things 2009: Part XI (Winter Wonderland)

OK, I know . . .

SF Gate wildlife photographs: Winners of Contest

Earth and Ocean

question about digital cameras and lenses

think you know Ansel Adams...

More footprints on the Moon

Born in beauty: proplyds in the Orion Nebula

4 Planets discovered orbiting Earth like Suns

Great examples of long shutter speed photography

Messages From Earth: "Sail away" with Lightsail and IKAROS

homework in the sunshine

Post Your Mobile Phone Camera Masterpiece

Black Hole Found to Be Much Closer to Earth Than Previously Thought-Oh Nooooo

Tool use in an invertebrate: The coconut-carrying octopus

US Politicos - including Obama - speak out against Uganda law (Republicans, too!)

Death penalty still in Uganda bill

UN officials says Uganda may lose AIDS research centre

Gay British soldier talks about coming out to his comrades

Staceyann Chin speaks out against Buju Banton Grammy nomination

Most Europeans Feel Worst of Crisis to Come on Jobs

Banks: Real Reform and Pitchforks

U.S. Economy Forecast 2010, The Year of Severe Economic Contraction

Hostage Situation, By James Howard Kunstler

Greenspan: Bernanke is out of bullets, now inflation is the big risk

Let UPS and Fedex Ship Letters!

Home remedies for COPD

Orb!

Ancient Amazon civilisation laid bare by felled forest

Kids, ADHD, "Crystal & Indigo" what are connections?

Blue Moon Lunar Eclipse

Workings Of Anti-Psychotic Drugs In The Living Brain Revealed By New Biosensors

Experimental drug kills breast cancer stem cells

People with autism struggle to view self

For the homeopaths

H1N1: Done, or "third wave"?

National Call for March 4 Strike and Day of Action To Defend Public Education

Tweed and its RRs: filling in what Brill conveniently left out

Forum on Minority and Low-Income Students'...

Detroit parents want DPS teachers, officials jailed over low test scores

Oh dear FSM....

Everybody point and laugh at Ray Comfort

First Amendment Does Not Protect Criminal Activities By Staff At Religious Organizations

Why is there so much confusion between respecting the RIGHT to believe and respecting beliefs?

Just seen on a Food Network Commercial - Michele Obama to be

Check this out, it's about the proper and healthy way to eat fruit

I baked this loaf of sourdough tonight

If you had to choose 3 cookies to make for the holidays --

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