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Archives: January 15, 2009

Hamas launches first phosphorus rocket at Negev; no injuries reported

Israelis, sipping Pepsi, watch bombardment of Gaza town

Israel looking to ignite new war: Lebanon

AP is Lying to Push for War on Iran (Again)

Death toll from Israel offensive soars amid diplomatic moves

Here's my solution to the middle east crisis:

Boy, 7, seriously hurt as Gaza rockets slam into Be'er Sheva

BBC: Israelis 'shot at fleeing Gazans' (Deliberately shooting women & children).

"Cut Government Spending"

Soo... who is using the basketball court at the Supreme Court building?

Get Up Stand Up Don't Give Up The Fight.

OMG! How many days until Obama's inauguration!?

Demand for "best job in the world" crashes website

3 year old Adolf Hitler removed from home

Revolutionary Road...

Boss, I Need a Bigger Screen. For Work Efficiency, of Course.

Nortel Networks Files for Bankruptcy

Obama to End Military's 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Policy

Companies find spreading pain preferable to cutting jobs: wage cuts, pay freezes, furloughs

Ideas for

Chávez Reopens Oil Bids to West as Prices Plunge

Army routinely used unlicensed psychologists until 2006

Marietta Police: 40 potential victims in child sex case

Hello, President Obama.

here's my idea for a stimulus package, tell me what you think.

In new tactic, L.A. goes after gangs' money

Is John Cornyn really stupid, a chronic liar or just a garden-variety asshole? (Or all of the above)

Could you order dick cheney to be tortured? Cause he'd sure do it to you.

Obama to End Clinton's 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Military Policy

No wallet is safe when there's a Paulson in the room.......

Happy birthday Dr. King (rights activist, union organizer) Martin Luther King, Jr. born Jan 15, 1929

BUSH Recession or Depression?

GOP Civil War: Growing Cracks

Poo tossing monkey on the loose in Florida

United Nations Relief Agency on fire in Gaza

AlterNet: What a Cheesy 1980s Teen-Flick Can Teach Us About the Bush Doctrine

"Don't tell me the federal response was slow....”

Microsoft expected to announce layoffs

Welfare Queens Gone Wild

Glenn Greenwald: Establishment Washington unifies against prosecutions

And the skewering of Two Shoes continues....(Doonesbury)

"Wars are not won on the battlefields,

Marine suicides in 2008 at a yearly high since Iraq invasion

Barack Oxbama? Barox Obama?

Ann Coulter - Worst Guest Ever (CNN)

War on Hamas Saps Palestinian Leaders

Yeah Right!!! - More Tax Cuts & Open The Border To More Immigrants.......

Barney Frank is on WJ - CSpan 1 n/t

Yippee, I got my invitation to the inauguration in the mail! Oh, wait....

Obama, Stimulus Proposals Enjoy Broad Backing in Poll


Establishment Washington unifies against prosecutions

Are you going to watch Bush's final address to the nation tonight?

Hey, Republicans, you've failed America for 28 years. What should Obama do about the economy?

Today is the Holder Confirmation Hearing- and it ain't gonna be pretty

Facts of involuntary activation from the IRR

"Slow as molasses in January?"

Because Cheney Thinks So

What is the status of the Bush/Obama bailout bonanza?

Shoppers 'Sidelined' In Long Retail Slump....(place this one in the category of 'Duh.'

Poodle of Freedom

thursday: 8 rethuglicon senators led by david vitter will try to block Obama from getting tarp funds

Republicans seem really scared of Eric Holder for some reason?

US home foreclosures spiked 81 percent in 2008 despite efforts to slow the "tsunami,"

Roping a Deer! Bwahahahahhah! (Gotta be a Rethug)

Stamp vending machines will soon become a thing of the past in post offices.

Finding Havens for the Homeless (DC)

Nevermind, it's a non story, I have been told

Bill Frist on CNN this Morning

Bush administration acknowledged that a modern Afghan democracy may be unattainable and unaffordable

Herring (D) Blocked from House Seat (VA) After 16-Vote Victory

Obama Moving Today? Do the Obamas finally move into Blair House today?

I suspect solving the case of the Anthrax Attacks will be a top priority real soon

Lesbian couple to join Obama train ride

VIRUS ALERT! Do NOT Open the "Obama Amazing Speech" or "Amazing Speech by Obama" Email.

Republicans say they'll grill Holder on Blagojevich ties

How will we know when its a DEPRESSION?

Eric Holder says without a doubt that waterboarding IS torture

Eric Holder says without a doubt that waterboarding IS torture

BREAKING NEWS: In 16-1 vote, Senate panel endorses Hillary Clinton as next secretary of state

Finding havens for the homeless.

Throw a shoe at Bush game

10 take aways from the Bush years

Anyone have a good Drinking Game fo der Fuhrer's grand finalie ?

Help the poor ?

Trammell Crow dies. North Texas real estate developer.

$3T for the Iraq war, $700B for the bailouts and now $825B for the stimulus

BREAKING NEWS: No Miami events planned if Castro dies

Israeli forces shell UN headquarters in Gaza

Did the Vitter Shitter Critter give a reason for voting against Hillary's confirmation as SoS?

George W Bush begat Barack Hussein Obama ?

Bioidentical Hormones

Cheney In Retirement (Toon)

Last Press Conference

EU, Israel Suspend Talks as War in Gaza Rages On

Margaret and Helen: Helen rips off another one


I Wonder If Congress Will Make Banks Quit Jacking Up Rates On Credit Card Burrowers.

Let the Revisionism Begin: History May See Lincoln-Like Greatness in George W. Bush

At protest, Greek police seek friendlier image

Smith Station Little Girl Fights For Life (can we get health care yet for god's sake???)

Dearborn schools urged to ban Arabic

Save the Children calls for Gaza ceasefire

German Discounter Aldi Aims to Profit From Belt-Tightening in US

Does anyone else think

Israel Shuts Out World Press

Welcome to the Neighborhood, Mr. President-elect

Inaugration Central

Oh, if only...


What if Clinton did kill Vince Foster?

Sarah Palin Announces Her Intention to Sue to Block Protections of Endangered Whales

When will the Potemkin Ranch in Crawford be disassembled?

How do I feel about one last damn speech by Shrub?

Barack Obama: Letter to My Daughters

Protesters label Redford an enemy of the poor

Interesting, "LittleSis"....the opposite of Big Brother

What is the difference between POW and Enemy Combatant? Further questions...

Kellogg pulls crackers after recall by supplier (Austin and Keebler brands)

Pardon Scooter Libby meme has been formed: Failure to do so would discourage good people from gov't

Nuclear weapons and weapons-related 'budget' exceeds most anticipated government expenditures

Labor Leaders Kick-Off Single Payer Healthcare Campaign At National Union Conference!

Christian Coalition Proclaims Itself Ready to Fight

Should Timothy Geithner be confirmed to run the Treasury?

"I saw American Carol a while ago and just saw it again on DVD"


Military Planners, in Nod to Obama, Are Preparing for a Faster Iraq Withdrawal

Sens. Tom Coburn and Bill Nelson sing Elton John's Rocket Man

Sens. Tom Coburn and Bill Nelson sing Elton John's Rocket Man

Martin Luther King born January 15, 1929


Won't be able to claim they weren't warned

Are corporations desperate for cash?

DOJer: Missing White House Emails Found

'War on Terror' was wrong - David Miliband

'War on terror' label was a mistake, says Britain's No 10

Democracy to call on the ignored (guess who)

Facebook Sacrifices Burger King “Whopper” App

If cable and satellite companies are forced to carry CSPAN1&2, then

Hey Harry Reid, it is a cold day in Chicago

USDA unable to weed out unapproved modified foods

Crude Prices Fall Below 35 Dollars,,,Included is a very bad sign for the economy.

Good News From The World of Science!

Monsanto Investigator in Illinois Laughs They Are Doing 'Rural Cleansing'

Thoughts About the Group Citizens Against Government Waste

Tenn has huge toxic disaster plus their House in up in arms

Max Blumenthal: The Inaugural Anointing (File Under WTF)

Ken Salazar is in the hot seat just now

So what kind of Bull S**t do you expect Bush to tell the nation tonight?

even acid in their faces can't keep these girls from going to school

Report: Kern failing at secondhand smoke protection

What do you think of the idea of DU having a DU Blue Jobs Forum?

Does Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) know about this??

Global warming??'s -33 F, wind chill -52 F

111 posts to go!!!

111 posts to go!!!

What I'll be singing tonight at 8pm EST >>

Even in Republican Utah, Bush presidency rated lackluster, poor

Wall Street retreats: Stocks tumble, with the Dow briefly below 8,000 on Citigroup, Bank of America

Please help, I'm confused... If I don't want to drill, I'm racist or hate poor people?

BREAKING: Bradley Scholzman's sphincter just tightened up

Good TARP Transparency Amendment

Senator Boxer saving committee seat for Kennedy

No resting in peace for Gaza dead - Cemetery hit

AG Nominee declares waterboarding to be torture

What explains the postive markets so far today

Cheney maintains Iraqi civilian deaths were worth it: "the country is better off for it today"

Be Watchful for Pardons Tomorrow (Friday) Night

Obama's moving letter to his daughters

My Trend Micro P-Cillin Internet Security Program Is Activating Anytime I Do Anything In DU......

The Age of Unaccountability

Homeland nominee to review controversial ID plan

Vitter the only dissenting vote

New Senate Web Page...

I've actually been quite impressed with MSNBC letting most of the Holder and Clinton

Why does Bobby Bright ("D"-AL) Hate Women And Children And Love Republican Ideology?

Just to keep you updated - Eric Holder is making it throug Confirmation with no big problems so far.


It is so refreshing, Holder has not ducked a single question - not one

Top Intelligence Court Affirms Warrantless Wiretapping

THIS is the new Presidential Portrait to be displayed on the wall in every Federal building

City of the banned? Protest prohibition under discussion in Burlington

Citi to be nationalized? Maybe, CNBC reports that traders are passing the rumor around.

I'm feeling good- really good- about Holder.

Obama will end Don't Ask, Don't Tell

Candlelight Vigil No. 152, 1/14/09

Barack Obama's Open-Letter to His Girls: 'What I Want for You — and Every Child in America"

Drat...we have stupid inservice on Tuesday the 20th I was trying to decide

So, do the Democrats get to have a rebuttal to GWB's "farewell, f*** you" speech tonight?


********************* Official (?) Holder Thread - they're back! *********************

Obama Builds MoveOn to the Tenth Power - Headlines 1/15/09

Senate panel backs Clinton as secretary of state, 16-1 - Guess who

Patient snow dog

Did you call your Senators about the Fair Pay Act?

America spent $52-billion on nuclear weapons and weapons-related programs, in the 2008 fiscal year.

Indonesia Rebuffs Japanese Whaling Ship Amid Widespread Outcry Over Annual Hunt

National Call-In Day for Single Payer !!!

No Logos, but Corporate Representation at Obama's Inauguration

The Social Model of Disability

David Vitter votes against Hillary Clinton

Request for information

Urgent: stop a Republican filibuster of fair pay for women

How can you tell what member # you were on the _OLD_ DU?

Why Do I Have To Be Like You?

************** Official (?) **************

US AIrways...The Media Should Keep their Traps Shut Until..

Democratizing Data - Ignite Boston Event Feb 12, 2009

The Best Job in the World

Senate voting on TARP right now....

Useful article: Best kind of driveway salt for the environment

Bush's Orb and Scepter

I'm almost afraid to ask this, but...

Here's my solution to the middle east crisis:

U.S. Airways plane crashes into Hudson River near Manhattan

More misconduct at the top: Schlozman was supposed to help stop discrimination

"dog food for dinner"-That, in a few words, sums up the Bush legacy.

Canada: Cops taser mother with kids on her lap!

is anyone else completely caught off guard by the teams that are going to the Super Bowl?

Here's the FR post of the day...

Lets put this to rest, it really is important.

The Turning Point How the Susan Crawford interview changes everything we know about torture.

Hamas Not Popular in Muslim Countries Pre-War - Pew

Look who is outspoken rescue man for the economy

West Wing 'Ghost Town'

You think your life sucks? Winter turns dangerous. Try being homeless

Let's Bitch About Obama and Undermine His Administration NOW

Wanna bet that Palin gets herself into the headlines on the 20th?

Caption this....

"Aviofascism"-Al Qaeda Uses Birds to Down Civilian Airliner (Spencer Ackerman)

A Presidential pardon question:

Breaking hard like a rock, tin foil sales skyrocket as reports on plane crash filter in from 'net

Tomorrow Is the Last Day of the Market Under chimpy's Occupation

I must admit, I will not listen or watch Mr. Bush tonite. I have had..

US Airways flight crashes in NY. In water, and looks good.

MSNBC....USAIR......Terror Terror

Obama secures a victory in the Senate on use of the next $350 billion in TARP funds

In light of my congressman's recent pity party..

Retired FDNY firefighter who stood with Bush amid the rubble at Ground Zero will be @ WH tonight

Sarah Palin wasn't invited to Obama's party for McCain.

Finished reading a book? Some good uses for it:

Bye Bye to the Worst President Ever

Its nice to know a non-lethal crash will knock Chimpy off the spotlight tonight

Wonder why I ask for your support? My Congressman's column

Gas Prices Southaven Ms & Memphis Tn

Old graves dug up to bury new dead in Gaza

O'Reilly Freaks Out Over the Thought of Holding Bush Admin Torturers Culpable

Kucinich on the Destruction of the UN Headquarters in Gaza

Today's science lesson: What happens when a bird goes through a jet engine:

I'm pretty sure on Fox News

Kucinich Ready To Go After The Federal Reserve!

West Wing 'Ghost Town'

Arlen Spector......puke......

Economist: "Another Great Depression."

Palin Not Invited to Obama's Dinner for McCain

Facebookers on DU check in....

The secret dinner with Obama you haven’t heard about

Madoff's Building where he lives.

Hawai'i: The canary in the DTV coal mine?

Love how bloomberg keeps shutting down these stupid media

UPS delivers $10,000 of weed

Turkish journalist claims that CIA has tried to divide Turkish army into two poles...

List of approved names for the upcoming name changes.

RNC race gets pricy, nasty

My Q's on WilliePete got a great response, thank you, but

Why do they call AG Holder (to be)

**Newsflash - Obama is at the Wash Post right now**

Martin Luther King would be 80 today

"Mission Accomplished" was not a mistake.

Democrats unveil stimulus, and Republicans cry 'pork'

Democrats unveil stimulus, and Republicans cry 'pork'

I was willing to make the tough decisions

Rewriting the First Draft of History

Can you sue

The Ticker: Maddow, King, Schneider...

Marriage Licenses should come with an expiration date

I've just finished writing Dubya's last speech

Plane crash: Has Bush announced an invasion of Canada yet?

BUSH: "Most Americans were able to return to life much as it had been before 9/11. But I never did."

Helen Thomas: "Reporting is reporting the news and letting the chips fall where they may."

Wis. mayor charged with plotting tryst with child

Just a correction. It wasn't a plane crash but an emergency landing. Great pilot!

OK - this question needs to be asked - why the deafening silence from "stars" like Bono, Oprah

Last adress from chimpy tonight, consider this a warning

Speech and Reaction Preview

Senator Cornyn tried to use the ticking timebomb/torture scenario on Holder

Senator Cornyn tried to use the ticking timebomb/torture scenario on Holder

Usually when a president is about to give his final address, there is a lead-up.

i hear bu$h* is headed to new york with a bullhorn

eric holder 'waterboarding is torture'

I think I can. I think I can. I'm the little engine that could.

I think I can. I think I can. I'm the little engine that could.

It’s a Trial Date Tango in Minnesota

amazing pic

The only two things we know about the Thing on Mars--

Yippie kay ey motherfucker! It's his last speech!

Dollars & Sense: Privatization = Death

From earning six figures to hoping for $7 an hour

When is blivet blabbing tonite? nt

Every fucking channel??!??

Oh barf.


This is some seriously cool shit

U.S. Navy plans to chase, capture Somali pirates

Fuck you, chimp.

did i mention 911?

anyone who thinks that NCLB is good is someone who likes GWB

I can't believe it's not butter.

(On NOW) Direct Feed from the Whitehouse Link Here:

tough decisions.....vacation or not to vacation

Throw a shoe or two or thousands, anyone? Here ya go . . .

he really thinks the amercian people are dumber than owl shit

Honest to God, I am trying but I think I MUST turn him off ! What a consummate

Real leaders do not have to tell everyone they are real leaders

Bush's Actual Legacy, as nailed by Dan Froomkin

I do not care if it the last words he will ever speak..I will not watch that lameass

smirk smirksmirk smirksmirk smirksmirk smirksmirk smirksmirk smirksmirk smirk

A REAL Farewell Address from George.

One of the pilots will join Bloomberg for the Press conference

One of the pilots will join Bloomberg for the Press conference

What's going on with Intel?

No End In Sight on Sundance Channel Tonight 10PM EST.

Looking for something to do while Dumbass speaks?

the audience includes ALL the people who voted for him in 2000

It's now official: Our current President is one supremely fucked up dude.

Tarted Up "Howdy Doody" gives his last "Speech to American People!"

His lips are moving. You know what that means

Clueless. Go away mrbush.

Clueless. Go away mrbush.

please disburse there's nothing to see here....

Incidentally, It's over

drunk AND sedated

He's doing a Blago!

While I'm on my high horse

A new Guiness Book of World Records record was just established.

CSPAN didn't cut that caller off in time.

These images are my 'See you later bush' images (Add you own)

Ian Green's Toons on Blairs Medal

The United States of Unemployment

Toles on HRC and W

Will Bush take credit for his administration for today's crash landing in the Hudson River?

Please,please-rate and comment at the site on my ltte about MLK

I wish his first speech coulda been like this one!

Ugly Betty was postponed 15-minutes for that piece of crap

how many shots did he have before he spoke?

New Yorkers are amazing.

Four More Days! Four More Days! Four More Days!

Police: Dog left in van unintentionally

Just as dumbshit came on TV, I had to go to the restroom

Dana Perino, unhinged....Pt. XXXIII: Talk to the Hand 'cause the Face Ain't Hearin' You

Wow. What planet was bush talking about?

don't let the door......

The pilot did well but how about something for the women and men of The European Metalworkers

Hey Shrub, you speak of "moral clarity" - ya mean Gitmo, lying to justify a war, illegal wiretapping

Dahammm! Scotty!

This poor economy has finally freaked me out

Obama gets his TARP money

Bush speak; mistakes and screw ups = tough decisions

Based on the Senate confirmation hearings, anyone else think O is going to hammer Bush/Cheney

Based on the Senate confirmation hearings, anyone else think O is going to hammer Bush/Cheney

msnbc is the only network reporting on bu$h* the rest are back on the plane crash even faux

U.S. Army Chief Expects Overall Rise in Deployed Troops

Bush has become Karla Fay Tucker: "Don't kill me! Please don't kill me!"


"And Then They Came For Me"

I Am Watching George W. Bush's Farewell Speech. This Is Actually Happening.

Is he REALLY this delusional?

Amy Goodman: Israel Pounds Gaza: Shells Crowded Hospital, UN Compound and Building Housing Media Org

Dumbass just delivered his last message from the White House.

I need some help locating a Supreme Court decision

Should NonProfits Be Exempt From UE Insurance

so...before 9/11 bush was vacationing? Look what he missed

Nicholas Kristof of the NYTimes is a neoliberal shill

George W. Bush's Farewell Address

check out the web news sites.....bu$h* has no headlines

Will MSNBC break away from their non stop coverage of Goosama Bird Laden's attack for Chimp's speech

Remember on "death scenes" Harvy Korman did on Carol Burnett

John Cornyn, massive asshole

"Above all, I thank the American people for the trust they have given me"

Since all the Shrub supporters think it takes 20+ years before you can judge a Presidency...

You know what I liked?

Did anything good happen for you during the Bush Administration?

Buh-Bye, George! Pepperoni or sausage?

Bush declares ‘National Sanctity of Human Life Day.’

We should all take a moment to thank George W. Bush for the one great thing he accomplished...

Departing CIA clown in uniform says torture 'worked'

How many plane crashes have a happy ending? According to the Daily News...

Another BUSH departed in SHAME!1 Never again!1 This means YOU, Jeb!1 n/t

You know, I think coast to coast most people are saying "Good, riddance"

DU your thang!!!

Rachel is ripping shrub a new one...

He lives in a dream world and is protected by his family and lackeys.

I'm celebrating here! Last speech EVER of bush! Hoisting a brew!

OK Give Bush a grade

Palin to be No Show at Obama's Dinner for McCain (may not have been invited)

What I learned on CNN this AM: "Chavez is WORSE Threat Than OBL for Americans"

I think he's been looking PANICKED all week....

U.S. military report warns 'sudden collapse' of Mexico is possible

Watching Bush, I Keep Reflecting on the Year 2000 and How Great Things Were

photo and bio of today's hero: Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger

Holder: "I Will Review That Determination" Not To Prosecute Schlozman

Freep, ovewhelmed by Bush farewell: "I know I'm gonna be sobbing in about 20 minutes"

UK Guardian: The change we need

Anyone else notice Bush's wierd swaying?

He's still the same brutally stupid, narcissistic, arrogant, mean, small-minded bigoted shithead

Was THE pilot .. (get ready for it) .. in a LABOR UNION! (((GASP))) making high wages?

RNC report released. Good news! The police showed great restraint!

Where can we read a copy of the $825 billion Democratic House Stimulus Package?

What's with Rachel? She looks like she just got back from partying all night.

A song dedication for the appointed President, as he makes an ass of himself on TV for the last time

Questions at Holder Hearing Focus Mainly on the Future, Not the Past

Taking Responsibility

So, when Holder answered Leahy's question about torture

Tweety is tearing Bush a new one

I am in tears watching this final performance. He has been my absolute favorite. I will miss him.

Joan Walsh (Salon) on "utterly self-indulgent, delusional" Bush farewell: "Every kid gets a trophy"

faux news......the final kiss on chimpy's ass

Graphic designers -- TPM is looking for someone to work on a project

Epic Bush

Bush sees an updside to Recession: Gas down to $2/gal - "that's $2,000 per family - as a result"

Former OH "faith-based" director arrested in prostitution case involving a minor

I know the plane crash was exciting, but ...

Five Hours after US Air 1549 The FAA has not issued...

Maddow renews with AAR, show will move to mornings

My lord bush ain't getting it

Can he just go away now???

Everyone calm down, please!

Rice Vs. Bolton

Cheney nod off during Bush farewell speech?

How will history treat George Bush - Poll

How will history treat George Bush - Poll

what the hell does chimpy think he has to tell us tonight. wasn't

My response to *: "There has been no higher honor than serving as your commander in chief."

Will you change your DU user name?

Office Space

I have a great idea for an Obama inauguration video.

I have a great idea for an Obama inauguration video.

Homeless people to be removed ahead of Obama inauguration

Breaking...US Plane crashes in the Hudson River

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

4 Days, 14 Hours and 11 Minutes...

FAUX Noise Forum: The 22%-ers are gushing all over Shrub's legacy.

MN. Gov Pawlenty's State of the State Address? Did anyone listen?

Does anybody know if it's ok to make a partial estimated tax payment?

Bush to pardon at last minute to give more time for crimes

Now that Butt Plugs BEEG speech is over, lets help him pack!

This morning, I saw a sign on a hardware store saying "Al Gore, give back your Oscar."

So who wrote W's speech?

So who wrote W's speech?

Can you name any president(s) you think was worse than "W"?

Bush's Speech-Writer At Work

The rumor mill has it that he's actually dead.

Did Dems turn the $350 Billion Stimulus package into a Huge Pork Barrel?

Justice Department lawyer says missing emails may have been found


Tell Mayor Bloomberg: NYC Should Have Parade for Flight 1459 Pilot, Crew, & Rescue Workers

Call-In for Single Payer

Mr. Bush's America: thanks a whole fuck of a lot.

Link to world news feeds....Pakistan, Iran, UK,Ireland, Russia, Al Jaz, etc.

I've seen better make-up jobs at the funeral parlor

TV Reality Show Leads to SoCal Arrests (beat up homeless guy)

Ok....I have to say this...Rachel looks like she hasn't slept in a week...

All right, Canada, that's the last straw. I've had it.

If you make the US Air Pilot a super hero ... everybody will be ditching airplanes

FAIR Action Alert: New York Times Tom Friedman supports civilian suffering as "education"

Anybody else find they can't stop laughing every time clueless george's face

Children's clothes and shoes 80 percent off at Target...

MSNBC Poll: Give President Bush a Grade

Huge UN document drop on wikileaks

Is it just me or did George smirk throughout his entire miserable speech?

It's not too late for W. to invade Canada over this dastardaly attack on US Airways flight 1549

High-ranking Dem to hold hearings on BCS

90 years ago - 1/16/1919 - Eighteenth Amendment ratified; Prohibition....

Question for PILOTS, what are the requirements for a safe water landing?

All these questions tonight asking how History will treat George Bush....

Ford starts making Fiesta in China

Eli Lilly fined nearly $1.5B in drug marketing case


Dana Perino, unhinged....Pt. XXXII: You Clean Up the Mess. We Outta Here.....

Vote ..."How will history treat GW Bush?" MSNBC

Chimpy's "audience" tonight. (photos)

For those who missed it I want to tell you about the Holder Confirmation Hearing today

OK. Ask me about the Hudson River ditching.

Ick! Headline News "Showbiz Tonight" is promoting "Ann Coulter Unplugged."

he smiled as he said 'he lost his son in iraq'

Why isn't America outraged that bush NEVER EVEN TRIED to get bin Laden?

This is NOT photo shopped

Methane Discovered In Mars Atmosphere! Discovery Could Mean Life On Mars

What DU user name will George W. Bush use after he resigns?

What DU user name will George W. Bush use after he resigns?

To: Corpmedia: Bush's TEST was on August 6, 2001. 9-11 was result of his failure of that test.

"Monsanto and industrial agriculture's darkening shadow over our food"

Kay Bailey Hutchinson outraises Perry by $1M

Which is correct? Senators Dole or Senator Doles or Senators Doles?

Bush expected to pardon those with torture links

When did Chris Matthews all of a sudden decide to hate Bush?

Kucinich on the Destruction of the UN Headquarters in Gaza

Bio-feedback training from a toy for $100 - wow!

**The official goodbye bush thread**

New York Couple Harassed by Creditors Trying to Collect Debt Their Dead Son Owed

"Fired up, ready to go" woman coming to D.C. for inaugural

You know, there's one group that hasn't been given any credit at all after today's near tragedy:

FBI says NYC plane crash was not terrorism. Did they suspect the birds?


It's Time to End the War on Drugs : Obama's Marijuana Prohibition Acid Test

I've seen something new on Bush's face this week

Bravo Captain Chesley B. "Sully" Sullenberger

Has YOUR life changed since 911? Mine sure as hell has mr egomaniac asshole bush

Indiana State Senator Files Gold Money Bill

Does anyone else here have strangers coming up to your door to "Witness" and pass out Bible tracts?

Federal Court Upholds Wiretap Law

** SpiralHawk Appreciation Thread **

TODAY is National Call-in Day for Single-Payer Healthcare. PLEASE CALL D.C. NOW.

...Bill Maher walks into a bar in heaven...

Side-splittin' Fox News comedy piece: "Most Americans think George W. Bush is a good person"

Stop the Obashing

Great article by Robert Creamer. This is the tone of conversation

Re: BART cop shooting - Any Crim Law experts at DU, if so, do you think murder charge will stay?

Help keep the Peter B. Collins Show on the air.

**************'s Final Address Thread #1*************

U.S. solar panel makers prefer overseas (this is a travesty)

Capt. Chesley B. Sullenberger III, is certified as a glider pilot,

'LOVE' sculptor has new message for Obama era

While we joke about the geese bringing down the plane, we know some right wing kooks...

Rick Sanchez obliterates Joe the Plumber-Again

another amazing pic from today's river landing-people "walking on water"

Before the Fundies get going

How should DU celebrate Dumbass' departure?

Miracle on the Hudson happened thanks to the skill and dedication of union workers (X post)

Who will be the face of the next generation of Bushes?

Nothing would fix the economy quicker and better for long run than universal healthcare.

Link to pictures of Dumbass' farewell speech ...

Would You Go to Camp David Next Weekend if You Were the New Prez?

Can we take a moment to toast the incredible pilot that executed that water landing?

Prayers for Bobby

What happens to homeless people, animals, wildlife, in a big freeze like this?

"Sexting". Minors are being prosecuted for child porn, for distributing pictures of themselves.

The Turning Point-How the Susan Crawford interview changes everything we know about torture.

Jack Bauer Belongs on Tool Academy

Inmates Forced To Use Finger Toothbrushes

Inmates Forced To Use Finger Toothbrushes

Holder Will Have to Prosecute

Holder Will Have to Prosecute

Rick Warren and Gene Robinson: The Marriage of Heaven and Hell

when is Reagraham Lincool running?

Daschle's Delay: The Backstory Behind EduCap with Lobbyist Daschle..Trips and Perks!


Bank of America Threatened Paulson saying: "Give Me That TARP or ELSE!"

Let's hear it for the pilot of that Hudson River airbus!

Available to all DIRECTV customers: HBO FREE PREVIEW January 15-18 (For Inaugural events and more!)

"Murdering people to advance an ideology is wrong..." he said,

To all the vaccine-haters:

To all the vaccine-haters:

Why can't we track the TARP money?

The Strangest Secret in the World - Earl Nightingale

Was that a Miracle? NYC Plane crash.

From PETA: Throw snowballs at Sarah Palin (hey, why not?)

Inauguration on DirecTV

Obama Would Spend Bailout Funds on Housing Crisis

Obama Charms Even a Night's Grand Ol' Party (at George Will's house)

Conservative Kudlow dishes on Obama dinner w (video)

Don't forget-Inaugural express leaves at 10 am ET Sat

A schedule of events for Obama's inauguration

A schedule of events for Obama's inauguration

I am selling inauguration tickets

LET ME MAKE THIS CLEAR --- I feel sorry for W.

Rev. Al Sharpton on faith-based homophobes

WSJ/NBC poll: Repubs/Indies want Repubs to compromise with O/Race relations "striking" positive #'s

Prop 8: The Donors Who Got It Passed....

I'll be glad when all the hoopla is over.

Wouldn't It Be Hilarious If Folks Sent Diapers To Senator Vitter

I hate to put such a huge burden on Obama, but...

Vote up "Forgive Student Loans: Stimulate the Middle and Lower Middle Class" on!

Obama Appoinments: Repairing the Judicial System

Biden Outlines Plans to Do More With Less Power

Inauguration Protests?

How hit by Ashford & Simpson became tribute to Barack & Michelle

Everybody cut loose, "Footloose!" 5 days left!

Blair house - so they can move their today - did they? n/t

What Obama said to Bush in Oval Office ....

Joe's Farwell Speech is a Warm-up for Tuesday.

Cowgirl's Survival Plans: Washington DC Sunday, January 18

"The Republican base hates this. So ... why anger the base in the name of good policy..."

Any chance Bush has already issued pardons for Cheney, Rumsfeld, et al...

Didn't Bush say he didn't care about how the public views him

Joe Biden begins his last day as a US Senator - much the way he has spent the rest

Senator Vitter's Diaper Fetish -What's Erotic About Em?

High Favorable Rating for Obama According to NBC/WSJ Poll; America Supports Stimulus Plan

I am going to the Inauguration - uploading pics and videos live

U.S. rabbis urge Obama to push for immediate Gaza truce

U.S. rabbis urge Obama to push for immediate Gaza truce

Washington Post Special 1-day inauguration email alerts for those going to the Inauguration....

BREAKING:iMedicalLeave - Steve Jobs is taking a medical leave of absence from Apple

There will be a relatively short username-change amnesty period starting after inauguration day.

CAN & DID...

Man who does Osama audio tapes is going to miss George Bush

Man who does Osama audio tapes is going to miss George Bush

LaHood Sponsored Millions in Earmarks

LaHood Sponsored Millions in Earmarks

Michelle Obama and Jill Biden will host the Free Kids' Inaugural Concert, and other info...

Why do we need Bush to Address the Nation tonight?

Obama Names 11 To Legislative Affairs Team

Obama adviser pledges money to reduce foreclosures

Lindsey Graham trying to make nice after being a vicious attack dog for McCain

Well. It is Georgie-boy's final address to us....You playing the drinking game?

He's Leaving. Really.

Chávez reopens oil bids to West as prices plunge

Eric Holder: waterboarding is torture

Oh so NOW Bush cares if we "Farewell"

Has anybody calculated the percentage (by population) represented by Democrats in Congress?

Delusional Freeper post of the day

Delusional Freeper post of the day

Didn't China spend $300 MILLION on the Beijing Olympics opening ceremony?

Tom Coburn is being as manipulative as his simple mind will allow him to

January 19 and 20 should be a double Fed. holiday

"I think Obama is sitting on a volcano."

Tomorrow is the last day for much of bush's "government." It's the END.

video of Clinton-Vitter-Kerry exchange

BREAKING: Dubya's Farewell address LEAKED!

************* 5 MORE DAYS! *************

Kucinich on the Destruction of the UN Headquarters in Gaza

Richard Dawkins Solicits New Slogan for Second Bus Advert

Richard Dawkins Solicits New Slogan for Second Bus Advert

What political positions would be good for Chelsea and Michelle in the future?

What political positions would be good for Chelsea and Michelle in the future?

**Heads Up: Joe and Hillary to Say Farewell to the Senate**

Life changing event DU knows before most of my friends & family

Life changing event DU knows before most of my friends & family

ABC passenger got cancelled on Spirit Airlines and then got on USAir 1549..

Democrats give up on bipartisan recovery plan.

It snowed in DC when JFK was inaugurated. I watched the whole

how many think Karl Rove arranged for the release of a flock of geese in front of the plane

Wonder if Bush changes his farewell address tonight to talk about plane crash...

Obama publishes open letter to his daughters

Has anybody else gotten an email from Courage Campaign to help overturn Prop 8?

The "you betchas" and "dontcha knows"

The "you betchas" and "dontcha knows"

Has anybody else gotten an email from Courage Campaign to help overturn Prop 8?

Have the Freepers blamed the plane crash on Obama yet?

David Paterson facing troubles in NY

Find An Inaugural Bash Event Near You - MoveOn - Party, Party, Party

Don't Forget to Register Your Inaugural Ball Gown

Holy sneakers, batman. I scored a front row seat to the Inauguration!

"The Urgency of Now"

"The Urgency of Now"

Family members only: 800-679-8215

Anyone Have Scoop On JOHN CONNELLY?? I This The SAME

Anyone Have Scoop On JOHN CONNELLY?? I This The SAME

Anyone Have Scoop On JOHN CONNELLY?? I This The SAME

Anyone Have Scoop On JOHN CONNELLY?? I This The SAME

Where's Vice President Cheney and his shotgun when you need him!

Where will Bush rank in history?

Are Palin and Blago going to the Inauguration? They are Governors, so they must have been invited

Bush has already pardon himself and everyone else....?

*'s Final Address to the Nation (excerpts)

Florida Air Flight 90 went down almost exactly 27 years ago: Jan 13, 1982

Rep. Kristen Gillibrand will most likely replace Sen Clinton. She provides the Gov

Rep. Kristen Gillibrand will most likely replace Sen Clinton. She provides the Gov

Rep. Kristen Gillibrand will most likely replace Sen Clinton. She provides the Gov

What happened to HIllaryclintonforum. net?

Bush Pardon Prediction

PHOTO Obama on cover of Time....again!

PHOTO Obama on cover of Time....again!

WAPO columnist mocks "liberal score-settlers" for demanding prosecution of torturers

Winners of Inaugural essay contest announced

Isn't it about time to change this thing to "General Discussion: Inaugural"?


Slate: The Enigma in Chief - re: bu$h

Slate: The Enigma in Chief - re: bu$h

LOL! Comedy Central figures out that my friend, Kamau Bell, did 1st Obama joke on their network!

At what time does Obama take the Oath of Office on Tuesday?

Kerry Pays Tribute to Biden's Lifetime of Public Service

So how do you think Eric Holder is doing so far?

Oh noess..I'm freezin!!! It's only 58 degrees today here in Orlando!!

Will Keith be on after *'s speech tonight?

What are you doing January 20?

Bush History-A Pretend Cowboy, A Science Lie, An Iraq Admission, & Economic Failure, 1/15

Have you noticed how much bigger NYC news is?

The Obamas Finally get to move into "Our" Blair House!

Nate Silver: How Obama Really Won the Election

Preview of Bush's Speech

I am going to make the ultimate sacrifice...

Good riddance, Asshole.

We can read this instead of listening

lol, he's not even in the oval office

I Suppose I Just Might Miss Bush...

Apparently for George it's only "murder" in the third the first person it's "liberation"

Fuck it--I'm watching *'s farewell. It may prove to be cathartic.

It's -15 outside right now

It's -15 outside right now

Good riddance (mass murderer) George Bush

only 5 more days until sanity...

Oh man oh man, where's a shoe-thrower when you need one?

So what's the difference...

So what's the difference...

hmmm, is he talking about the same presidency I endured for 8 long years???

hmmm, is he talking about the same presidency I endured for 8 long years???



Good bye asshole!

McClatchyNews: Tim Geithner took Child Dependent-Care Tax Credit for Kids Summer Camps!


A fantastic farewell speech:

How nice of Bush to place some blacks in the front row

oh thank god its over

I wonder if Flight 1549 will become another exhibit at the Intrepid Museum.

I wonder if Flight 1549 will become another exhibit at the Intrepid Museum.

He is every bit as crazy as my schizophrenic friend Richard

SHOCKING TRUTH: Where is Ground Zero in the Birth Certificate Cult?

Shave the Date: No Bush Left Behind


13 minutes

Hit the road, jack...and dontcha come back no more no more no more

Sending 60 year old men into battle is something to be proud of?

....and with that, so ends a nightmare!

Chimpy looks drugged

The GOP sure bloodied Holder today.

Wow, do I hate that guy!

I wish someone had thrown a shoe at him

I wish someone had thrown a shoe at him

Two things.

Any links to Hillary's farewell senate speech?

Any links to Hillary's farewell senate speech?

He's the proud owner of a police shield???

If you're going to the Inaugural next week, dress carefully!

What will Obama never say? (humor)

(sorry) dupe

Letter to Rep. Robert Wexler From John Russell Re: Israeli Invasion and Slaughter Of Women/Children

So... If Bush Pardons himself...

Exactly which parallel universe is that goddamned treasonous monkey living in?

Obama's U.N. Pick Pledges To Work For Reform (NPR)

That plane

DRINK DAMMIT DRINK!!! He got to 911 in less than 60 seconds!

Send a thank you email to Captain Sully here:

Mark my words, the 1549 pilot will be a guest of honor at Obama's first State of the Union

Molly Ivins is smiling down, remembering when she wrote,

Obama Had Secret Meeting With Mideast And S. Asia Scholars

Damned W! Moments after he finished speaking my projector bulb blew

Dear President Obama: Please dump Tim Geithner and dump him fast

MSNBC Poll: Give President Bush a grade....

Ding dong, the bush is

Holy crap..the pilot of 1549 was only 900 feet AGL when he crossed over the GW Bridge!

COOL!!! My news tip just got used on CNN!!

Rate President Chucklenuts:

Let me see you DU your thang

Washington: Stay away from foreign ties. Ike: Beware military-industrial complex. W: I was Great.

&*%$(@)&%, &&&@)(*$#^!@(. +!?//, &>>)@#

The hopes and dreams of DU'ers who have passed on are getting ready to come true

The hopes and dreams of DU'ers who have passed on are getting ready to come true

Well, I just watched the psychopath's final whoop-dee-doo on

In 2006 Garrison Keillor shamed the senators who voted for the "torture" bill.

Senator Burris being sworn in at this moment!

LOL! Shrub started his speech at 8:00 EST and Obama left Blair House at 8:01 EST to go out to eat

Before the GOP wants plays guilt by association in the Blago case they should talk to Individual C

The best thing about Bush's farewell speech:

Ms. Maddow eviscerating the blivet, Arianna coming up next. See,

Ms. Maddow eviscerating the blivet, Arianna coming up next. See,

Na na na na, Na na na na, Hey hey hey, GOOOODBYE!!!

I was watching evil demons that are trying to bring about the Apocalypse on TV tonight

An Open Letter to President George W. Bush on the Occasion of his Leaving...

The Party begins tomorrow, DUer's.

Kerry Statement on Susan Rice Confirmation Hearing

Why doesn't Bill Clinton get credit for keeping us safe after the failed attack on the WTC?

As George Costanza would say "These geese are breakin' the deal"!

Women in poor countries 300 times more likely to die in childbirth

DU my red-state local poll on Shrubby's Presidential Performance issues.

Is it really almost over?

Why can't Obama close the deal?

Clinton - Bush - Obama

WHO here is planning on watching Chimpy tonight?

Reposting an apology to the Iraqi people


Wax replica of President Obama

Obama Wax Figure - Lady Tussaud's in London

Official Bush Epic Fail Thread

Official Bush Epic Fail Thread

Senate clears path for $350 billion bailout bill

Senate clears path for $350 billion bailout bill

My first inauguration experience in 1980

Tell him off, Tweety!

Now I have to clean shoe-prints off my TV.

Isn't it funny that W* is using people of color as props in his farewell address. . .

Isn't it funny that W* is using people of color as props in his farewell address. . .

Suppose Obama is "forced" to drop Tim Geitner and ends up nominating Robert Reisch instead

BREAKING: Lou Dobbs blames illegal immigrant Canadian geese for plane crash..

Obama visits the Washington Post!

I had to clean up the kitty litter boxes ...... what did Bush say?

Obama's Inag. 160mil Very cool great for DC economy!!!!

Damn! There's still over 392,000 seconds left in George Bush's administration!

Hey now, you told me you had a Michelle Obama "whitey" tape.

If you were impressed with Susan Rice last year, you really need to watch her hearing

Scott McClellan is busy throwing W under the bus right now on MSNBC!

Kid's Inaugural ball

Vitter just voted NO on Hillary. The only one 16-1

Freepers mourn the loss of pResident bush on the occasion of his final speech

Count Down, where is everybody, Frenchie, Babylon, Grant, CalPeg, JenniferZ, Clio, Jackeens ...

Count Down, where is everybody, Frenchie, Babylon, Grant, CalPeg, JenniferZ, Clio, Jackeens ...

Standing ovation as Biden 'yields the floor' in farewell speech to Senate (w/ video clip)


US Airways plane crashes in Hudson River NY-Breaking


Bush Bids Buh-bye: Watched or did not watch?

Why isn't anyone offended that Obama is repealing "don't ask don't tell" /first/?

The Repuke's stimulus plan - tax cuts across the board - sorry, Obama.

The Repuke's stimulus plan - tax cuts across the board - sorry, Obama.


Fuck this.. Where's my bong?

DU this poll. How will History treat GWB?

You know its COLD when

Barack Obama Speech at 2004 DNC Convention

This guy has been a pilot for 40 years but apparently had daughters stil in school



Absolutely damning indictment of Cheney on NPR

Grassroots will not wither under Obama 2.0

Good God, everybody, just stop!

OMG: I think it is awesome that Joseph Lowery is givng the Benediction.

OMG: I think it is awesome that Joseph Lowery is givng the Benediction.

OMG: I think it is awesome that Joseph Lowery is givng the Benediction.

Eric Holder just said he'll allow the evidence of torture to lead him where it may

Eric Holder just said he'll allow the evidence of torture to lead him where it may

Eric Holder just said he'll allow the evidence of torture to lead him where it may

Eric Holder just said he'll allow the evidence of torture to lead him where it may

Will Obama cut SSDI?

All Hail The Revisionisticator: a poem I wrote as I watched Bush's final speech

Chris Matthews's response to Bush* speech....

Man offended by Buddha statue at zoo - but it isn't Buddha

A great idea to vote up: Forgive Student Loans

I watched "Smallville", who can tell me about W's

I may get to meet Gov. Sebelius and take 4 students with is between me and one other teache

Kathleen Parker: The Obama Family Trendsetters

Hero of the Hour: Chesley B. Sullenberger - captain of USAir Flight 1549

Something looks different about the cloture vote on the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009

Reconciliation on the Warren issue

Obama: "If I didn't have to move twice in five days I would be happy."

The Obama Administration is starting to look more and more like Babylon 5, every day, in a GOOD way.

This photo is a riot!

The FBI just released a photo of the potential main suspect in the Hudson River plane crash

Thank God for George W Bush

The best 13 minute flurry of DU Thread Titles ever!

Damned terrorist al Qaeda Geese!

24's Sutherland says Bauer will have inner struggle about torture. About time.

24's Sutherland says Bauer will have inner struggle about torture. About time.

24's Sutherland says Bauer will have inner struggle about torture. About time.

Woooohoooo!!!! My Inauguration Tickets just arrived!!! (** NOW, with PHOTOS!! **)

Do the Conservatives have a city equivalent to San Francisco?

Do the Conservatives have a city equivalent to San Francisco?

So, how does a new president pragmatically deal with the high crimes of the prior regime?

My Thoughts on the Human Soul

My Thoughts on the Human Soul

Ice cream flavors to honor George W. Bush

Here's some interesting Beatles trivia

someone please post Capitol Air on the internet.

Late-Breaking Useless Trivia

Knick Eddy Curry slapped with sex-harassment suit (from another man)

That would be an anus, for sure.

I am a DJ, I am what I play

For Mr. Scorpio..Naturally 7 "In The Air Tonight"

Are You Happy

Why is LynneSin spreading lies about Richardo Montalban? I mean, the guy just died.

That would be an anus, for sure.

Hubby won a drawing at work! It's a gift card for The Olive Garden.

If only there was a god worth a damn running things...

Colder than ...

LynneSin be damned! Rec this thread if you believe in rich Corinthian Leather!

Pills on your clothes--any way to prevent them?

So, it's -21F and the cable and tubes go down...

So, it's -21F and the cable and tubes go down...

7 Badass Animals Presidents Have Kept As Pets

Caption this!

Are you sitting down for this?! Sit Down!

Another entry from the Name Change Department, Pitt Mayor changes name to Steelerstahl

PSA: Split-pea soup pancakes are not all that

Mayor of Pittsburgh to change his name in advance of Ravens Steelers game.


That crappy, God awful week I'm having. Just got better.

top brand cosmetics will be free while supplies last at certain stores due to class action lawsuit

Has everyone lost interest in Top Chef?

How do you get rid of a case of the ass?

OK, where is the official thread about Name Change Amnesty?

Rick Warren Cites Hitler Youth as Model For Christian Dedication

Hysterical Prank Call I Found Last Night (Video)

Ice cream flavors to honor George W. Bush:

Post a road seldom traveled by the multitudes

Best Disney Movie

I hear odd rustling sounds in the next room. One of three cats is unaccounted for.


My surgery is delayed.

Hate Adam Sandler though you may, he was brilliant in "Reign Over Me."

I saw a nasty car accident on the way home from work yesterday.

What's the greatest concert Midlo's ever been to?

Ever been arrested because of a math error?

I got 96% on my Census Bureau test

Ever get the feeling that half the country wants to move forward with race

Wow, I did the math. Making your own moonshine is incredibly cost saving.

oh boy, Karate Kid remake?

European Men's Speed Skating Championships

The SidneyCarton erratic and inconsistent Poetry thread:

Help! I'm being held in a basement downtown against my will!!!

Damn you Skinner! You foiled my plan!

Damn you Skinner! You foiled my plan!

Do you like your age?

111 posts to go!!!

Are you going to change the names of your sockpuppets too?

Groundzero - the effects of nuclear weapons on cities using googlemaps.

I'm delayed.

PSA: Since I am 50 now, I would like to share some of the wisdom that I have acquired over the years

Anybody tried the "Angry Whopper?"

Bumper Sticker on Car I saw today.

I'm bored. I can't go anywhere. Pic thread!

I am now a legally licensed driver again!! w00t!

Question about disability: Looks like a good friend of mine

BREAKING: Grissom's goodbye (CSI) and TheOffice/30 Rock will be aired as scheduled tonight

Does extreme cold weather affect satellite radio reception?

*Ice* Swimming

Is capitalizing my username during the name-change amnesty a worthy reason?

I'm going to change my username to Edwards08

The official Lounge "Complain About the Cold" thread!

Are gerbils truly assholes?


I've been spending some time in GD.

I got a 96% on my urine test

" we have to?"

Fuck you, you fucking fuck.

The Best thing about working from home


I am trying to write a poem, without success, I must add...

I took the census test this morning!

What is your #1 leisure-related hobby?

Have you ever gotten frostbite?

Hot Topic

Ode to my LG Dare.....

Any computer printer experts- Printer is printing blank pages.

How many lies will I find out before the day is over?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Thu 1/15/2009)


Apparently United Airlines thinks I'm dead!

I figured out why my cat doesn't like being petted...

To Fur or Not to Fur -- that is the question.

So I was in another forum, and the topic of the

So I was in another forum, and the topic of the

anyone noticing the Monthly require test is going on a little too much lately

That would be an onus, for sure.

That would be an onus, for sure.

*** PSA *** Nomad1776's thread is NOT SAFE FOR WORK!!

Snake Game.

I'm having trouble with Youtube today.

Do they now sell bread encrusted fried chicken at Hot Topic?

I'm addicted to Facebook

Attention crazy people on craigslist: kindly stay the fuck away from me and my home.

My cats are such pigs

Today, on the DU, I learned that ThomCat = KKK

Is anybody picking the Cardinals?

My goddamn blood sugar meter just broke.

Declare Your Independence From Pants. A very important video announcement.

Good morning Lounge

Which chain clothing store do you find to be the most cute with its

Whose last tv appearance will you be watching?

The L Word may be going to Prison

Does anybody know if it's ok to make a partial estimated tax payment?

I'm gonna miss Richardo

Is King Tut's tomb the biggest treasure find of all the ancient Egyptian's tombs?

Just a playful, empty thread

Today's phrase is "Hawaiian dark-rumped petrel." Modify a thread with "Hawaiian dark-rumped petrel".

Another in New York...all escaped..

BTW, if you didn't know already - there was no such thing as rock and roll. It was a gimmick

vibes request

FYI- Free HBO this weekend on DTV & Obama inauguration special!

Dems and Repubs: You Are How You Eat?

The Red Phone - Online Comic Imagines Conversations Between Obama and Bush

to all the ex boyfriends

greywarrior, I am calling you out

LBN: Jet Crash into the Hudson River spawns at least ten threads in GD

"We're flirting with the zero mark- in a most salacious way, I might add."

my dem boots

Two links for you - a truly fantastic band...

which words?

how do you smooth over an unfortunate drunk dial?

so I might have said I love you during a drunk dial

BTW, if you didn't know already - there is no such thing as Corinthian Leather - it was a gimic

Cowboys reportedly consider releasing T.O.

Toon Time: Tom the Dancing Bug

Have you ever fell in love to early in a relationship too early

I apologize for my katy perry thread.....if it offeneded anyone

Higher than high

Serious question about underwear...long underwear

Well, this morning has started out sucktastically.

I'll be watching Battlestar Galactica all day tomorrow

Did I just hear the crowd snicker?

Woman with the biggest boobs in the country

I apologize for my steve perry thread.....if it offeneded anyone

I want to watch something more intelligent than the farewell address


Best term of endearment for the soon to be departed pResident

Where do stupid nudists buy 85 lbs worth of implants dangling off them?

Hey Creekdog...there's nothing wrong with MY cats...

YES! In addition to the Super Bowl, Tampa may be getting...the Lingerie Bowl!!!

I apologize for my Lee Scratch Perry thread.....if it offeneded anyone

Get your Kitten Cannon on!

I will never understand the world of finance I.E. Debt consolidation is a fucking joke.

how do animals survive outside when its -15 degrees?

Canadian Geese blamed on terrorist activities bring down an US Airways jet.

Cooking? Please refer to the bacon flow chart for guidance

back to the future

Warm, sunny Florida my ass.

Hate Adam Sandler though you may, The Lonesome Kicker was the most brilliant Springsteen parody ever

CaliforniaPeggy twisted her left wrist by smashing an informer's face into a candy machine

I hate people sometimes.

Why do people fuck with other people's minds?

Lee Scratch Perry - I Am The Upsetter

Out here in the perimeter there are no stars, out here we are stoned immaculate

Hi, my name is Lara and I'm a Wii-dow.

I can't get my hair cut, because I need to get my hair cut.


I'm leaving Milwaukee tomorrow and flying to a Tropical Place!

In the spirit of the pardon storm soon to come from the White House: songs with Pardon

Schools closing for cold temperatures

Where do Kindergarten teachers buy those stupid sweaters w/ 85 lbs of embroidery dangling off them?

I intentionally skipped the inauguration in 2001 because I was pissed that Bush stole it

Was walking down the street today on my way to work. I passed a mother

I always crack up...

I almost set the kitchen on fire tonight

I found the best bacon in the world!

Best tasting food that you can remember.. where, when..if you can

I bought my mom one of those "Bush countdown" clocks a few years ago...

I just poured wax from a candle onto my pants. Do I have to throw them out? Any way to save them?

things not to pack in checked luggage

The skin on my legs is really super dry.

Anyone else miss the Morning Sedition radio show?

Soft Corinthian leather- RIP Richardo

CaliforniaPeggy is a mafia strong-arm with warrants outstanding in 34 of the 50 states

Can anyone direct me to a good

Should I play WoW?

i just beat rock band2

White-trash Mary Kay saleslady shows how classy she is

I'm cracking here folks.

Class starts on Wednesday and I need 2 books for the class

Anybody love some Syd Straw?

5 More Days - Enjoy The BuhByeBush Blend!

What is your all-time favorite comic strip? (or funnies)

my wallet and keys got stolen, and my dead hard drive cannot be read.

Charo is 58 today. Captain Beefheart is 68

I must brag about my Bella! We went to doc today.

I figured out who Eric Holder reminds me of.

Star Wars: Retold (by someone who hasn't seen it)

You would have to be a pilot to fully appreciate this

Job interview tomorrow

How do you get an Airbus out of the Hudson River

It's cold out but,,, One of the worlds best beers tapped in Lisle Il tonight!

"deformed ewok" is the phrase of the day, change a thread to include "deformed ewok"

Doctor Who?

Richardo is not dead, please make a note of it

Good games/activities for 6 year old girls?

Unflattering picture post...if you dare!

Hey, Anthony Bourdain was filming in our town last week!

Sometimes you see something that just makes you feel good inside

Cenk: Bush Drops Fake Cowboy Shtick (#1 Top Rated Diary At DailyKos Right Now)

In its heyday, which mall store was cooler?

Vibes? My Mom Begins Chemo Tomorrow...

Your current temperature:

Should Star Wars Episodes VII, VIII, and IX Be Made?

Your parents visit you at college and take you to Olive Garden

Your parents visit you at college and take you to Olive Garden

Bwahaha! This is extremely wrong and ***NSFW***

Slumdog Millionaire….spoilers and mini-rant….

Have you ever gotten your tongue frozen to the lamp post?

I hate to mention this, but there's a really lame new Chick Tract up...

Cute things kids have said: post yours here.

Mnemonics, two I use and one I am no longer so sure of.

Most indecipherable political ad ever (MAY NOT BE WORK-SAFE)

I am in need of mid-week LOLCATS....please oblige....

I sure do like CaliforniaPeggy. She always treats people with dignity and respect.

The Best, most ass-kicking Movie of the 80's

Are Big Cats Still Cats?

These two photos of today's plane totally amaze me

Star Trek Deep Space Nine Was the BEST Trek series

Happy Days Back As X-rated Film

Press conference for the plane crash today. They said the pilot reported a bird strike.

Imagine if cell phones were available in the "Little House on the Prarie" days.

Bush pushed the limits of presidential power

End 'ugly' human rights record, group urges Obama

Obama, Stimulus Proposals Enjoy Broad Backing in Poll

Bank crisis deepens anew

Israeli army shells Gaza; ceasefire talk gathers steam

Biden Outlines Plans to Do More With Less Power.

U.N. compound ablaze in Gaza fighting

UN chief condemns Israeli shelling of UN compound

"Prisoner" Star Patrick McGoohan Dies

Activists Israeli warships block Gaza protest boat

China, Iran oilfield cooperation to help stabilize market

More than 1,000 killed in Gaza

Obama Would Spend Bailout Funds on Housing Crisis

Gay band will march to the beat of Obama's drum

BREAKING NEWS: No Miami events planned if Castro dies

JPMorgan Chief Says 2009 Will Be Bleak Dimon Believes ‘Worst Not Yet Behind Us’

Israeli leader warns Hamas of 'iron fist'

Grassroots will not wither under Obama 2.0

After Tax Errors Raised, GOP Leaders Defend Treasury Nominee Geithner

Panel: Police restrained in handling RNC protests

Senate panel backs Clinton as secretary of State

Bar owner in human smuggling ring gets probation

UK foreign minister urges rethink of ‘war on terror’

Religious Groups Seek Swift Ban From Obama on Torture

Kellogg Pulls Peanut Butter Crackers

Injured Gaza children in Belgium

Russia and Ukraine to meet for gas row talks

Vets given wrong Rx doses

KGB spy to buy English newspaper

TVA Ordered to Clean Up Coal-fired Plants

3 Red Cross Workers Abducted in Philippines

China Passes Germany With 3rd-Highest GDP

(Congressman Henry) Waxman to push global warming bill

Historic St. John's Episcopal Church Will Host President-Elect on Inauguration Day

US (DOD) includes Obama withdrawal option in Iraq plans

Senate panel backs Clinton as secretary of state

Obama Threatens Dissenting Democrats with First Veto

EU Halts Upgrade Of Ties To Israel

Democrats in House Unveil $825 Billion Stimulus Bill

Pentagon report: 90 percent of Iraq Army not self-sufficient

Cheney: 'Can't Claim Perfection' on No-Torture Policy

US Democrats introduce bill to curb card practices (to go into effect in 90 days after enactment)

Government to pay ($350,000) in case of vet who took own life

ICRC: Israel's use of white phosphorus not illegal

ICRC: Israel's use of white phosphorus not illegal

Burris to be sworn in today

Ohio man ran hooker-review Web site-

IBM to create 1,300 jobs

Spills Put Coal Ash on Obama Environmental Agenda

Foreign press urges boycott of Israeli army footage after attack

Gaza: Call for full arms embargo as weapons ship heads to Israel

Government Guarantees for Bank of America to Be Between $100 Billion-$200 Billion, CNBC Has Learned

Our world may be a giant hologram

Holder: W.H. should act 'within the dictates' of wiretap law

Journalists group condemns strike on Gaza media

Gaza City As Israeli Forces Surround Hospital

Obama's bipartisan hopes for stimulus plan fade

Barack Obama: killing Osama bin Laden not essential

Nine arrested at Israeli Consulate protest in S.F.

'Fantasy Island’ star Ricardo Montalban dies

Google to cut 100 jobs, close engineering offices

Obama sets priorities; poised to tackle Gaza crisis

MSHA fines Massey unit $180,000 for W.Va. accident (+Widows ask judge to reject Massey plea)

Deaths in Afghan helicopter crash

Baltimore city official pleads in gift card case

UN headquarters in Gaza struck by Israeli shells

Depression ahead, prepare for stock rout: SocGen

US hopes for renewed dialogue with Venezuela

BART victim was 'restrained' when officer shot him, police say

Bush to call Obama inauguration a 'moment of hope'

US renews Gaza humanitarian concerns

Senate OKs use of second half of bailout funds

Bush expected to pardon those with torture links

Emerging social unrest threatens foreign investors

Guinea junta appoints government

Intelligence Court Rules Wiretapping Program Legal

UN assembly holds 'emergency' session on Gaza

Gannett to Furlough Workers for Week

Gitmo detainee lawyers raise torture allegations

U.S. probe into Afghan civil deaths "flawed": group

Irish bank set to be nationalised

Gulf Arabs say Kuwait summit to focus on Gaza

Iraq to purchase 2,000 T-72 Russian tanks

Report: Israel, Hamas agree on 2-week truce

Legendary Dallas real estate developer Trammell Crow dies

Bank of America to Get Billions in U.S. Aid

Bank of America to Get Billions in U.S. Aid

Iran interested in Boeing jets

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday January 15

Navy picks Florida for carrier, leaving Virginia in wake

At hearings, attorney general nominee Eric Holder says waterboarding is torture

Traffickers prey on Cambodian men

Israel claims Hamas security chief dead in attack

U.S. strikes home in on al Qaeda, kill 8 leaders

U.S. to review Europe missile shield under Obama

UN predicts zero world growth in 2009

Obama Adviser Paul Volcker Presents Plan to Alter Global Financial System

Ireland nationalizes Anglo Irish Bank

BREAKING NEWS: US Airways jet crashes into New York's Hudson River

Barack Obama: it is no longer essential to kill Osama bin Laden

7 States Sue Over Bush Rule on Health Workers (with religious, moral objections)

Saudis deport Chinese labourers

Civilians flee Gaza hospital engulfed in flames

US to sign pact with Israel to block Hamas arms-Olmert

Missing White House E-Mails Traced, Justice Aide Says

Ambien May Have Led To Sleepwalking Death

Methane discovery suggests presence of life on Mars, say Nasa scientists

Morgan Stanley Said to Seek Supertanker to Store Oil (Update1)

California nears insolvency amid budget woes - gov

First Family Discusses Move Back to Texas (Bush says he's keeping the "ranch")

Franken proposes quicker trial than Coleman seeks

Secret Service Director Assesses the Shoe-Throwing Incident in Baghdad

New jobless claims increase more than expected

U.N. chief calls Israeli airstrikes of compound an 'outrage'

Students Paying More and Getting Less, Study Says

WH e-mail in "true emergency conditions"-Magistrate judge orders search of all White House computers

Democrats sneak Net neutrality rules into 'stimulus' bill

Foreclosures up 81 percent: RealtyTrac

Republicans upset over U.S. children's health bill

South Africa calls on Israel to stop military offensive in Gaza

Did Obama Skip Bush's Speech?

Rangel To Reintroduce Military Draft Measure

Highlights of $825 billion economic stimulus plan

Can Tim Geithner Lead the Economy Out of Its Mess?

Welcome to Blair House, Obama Family.

I, Obot: What will Obama's tech gurus Shift+Control next? By Tim Dickinson

Chris Cillizza - Republicans' Navel Gazing and Why It Matters

The FundamentaList (No. 63)

Thanks to Bush's Press Conference we can now rest easily...

Inaugural Scene Blessed By Congressman Who Compared Obama To Hitler, Marxists

How big will inaugural crowd be? Do the math

"The Man Who Made Us Whole" Hitchens on Lincoln

Mexico as a Failed State Will Require U.s. Military Intervention

Goodbye December

How the Susan Crawford interview changes everything we know about torture.

Gail Collins: He’s Leaving. Really.

Mysterious Intellect by E.J. Dionne, Jr.

Chávez Lets West Make Oil Bids as Prices Plunge

Bush and Cheney meet Sir Isaac Newton

Vets Health System in Need of Triage

How do I get sentenced to ten years at Bernie's?

Chef Rick Bayless Discusses the Obama's Tastes

You Are Being Watched

Al Sharpton: Churches should focus on social woes, not gay marriage

Gaza Hospital and also U.N Compound Hit and other Headlines - Democracy Now - 1/15/09

Countdown: Torture: implications of what our country has done and become

Should Dick Cheney Be Hanged? Part 2

Bush to Appear on Prime Time Tonite, in Special Edition of 'My Name is HURL'

Should Dick Cheney Be Hanged? Part 1

Queen Noor on Gaza

Justice for Oscar Grant

Congressman Alan Grayson On the Big Picture and the Fed

Video report on today's bombing of U.N. buildings by Israel (from Greek TV)

BBC: Israelis 'shot at fleeing Gazans' (Deliberately shooting women & children).

Holding Bush Accountable (Holtzmann / The Nation)

Gaza Agonistes by Eric Alterman

'Bloody Sunday' paved road to Obama White House, activists say (CNN)

White House Computer Search Granted

TPMtv: 'Black and Bitter' John Tanner's racist actions still on our payroll

Roland Burris sworn in to the US Senate 1.15.09

Holder: The attempt to politicize the department will not be tolerated

Mainstream Media is Dead - Part 1

Helen Thomas on Bush Presidency 2 of 2

Cheney's Parting Shot: Claims His Bird Hunting Made U.S. Air Travel Safer

Helen Thomas on Democracy Now

KGO News: Early anti-Vietnam protest over Madame ("Dragon Lady") Nhu arrive in SF (1963)

ABC News: Nixon's school desegregation policy (1970 ... Leon Panetta mentioned)

CEOs Should Eat Their Own Cooking (Byrnes / NPR)

Senator Schumer questions AG Designate Holder, Junuary 15, 2009

Fraud hobbles Indian outsourcing strategies

TYT: Cenk's Take On The New Osama Bin Laden Tape

Post mortems on a pathetic president

Rep Keith Ellison speaks on the situation in Gaza.

Bush's Popularity Reaches Historic Lows

Dubya's Farewell Gives the 'Finger' to Former Famous 'Farewells'

Former White House Butler Reflects On His Service

Former White House Butler Reflects On His Service

Damon Weaver Gets Batboy, Not Obama Interview

9/11 Truth Written into "Rescue Me" Script

Paul Moller: Take a ride in the Skycar

Rick Warren Urges Followers To Emulate Hitler Youth

Preparing for power: Biden limbers up for office with scathing Cheney attack

Liveblogging Your Prime-Time Presidential Message To America (Jason Linkins / HuffPo)

'Shock therapy' sell-offs blamed for 1m deaths (FT)

Audacity Without Ideology; "Most of Obama's references to ideology are disdainful and dismissive."

Gaza UN Aid Compound in Flames from White Phosphorus Shelling

Giving Away 8 Years Of Bush

Helen Thomas: Almost done with bizarre Bushisms

President Obama Gives us Hope in Our Heart

Obama eats his way across campaign trail

Israel Pounds Gaza: Shells Crowded Hospital, UN, Media Organizations

TYT: Man Fakes Own Death To Avoid Being Arrested

Senator Shelden Whitehouse questions AG designate, Eric Holder in Senate Judiciary hearing

Bob Woodward: 10 Take Aways From the Bush Years

Oprah Goes to Washington, DC

Israeli war ship confront Iranian Red Crescent ship near Gaza

This is Really Hard to Believe

Sen. Coburn pays bet with Nelson. Sings Elton John

TYT: Bush doesn't care about low approval ratings

New Evidence Mormons Illegally Contributed to Yes on 8

Rachel Maddow and awkward interview with Jim Webb over torture

Eric Holder on Schlozman and DoJ partisan hiring

Long Time Coming

Line 'Em Up - James Taylor (feat. Elio & le Storie Tese)

Eric Holder: Waterboarding is Torture

Hillary's Farewell Remarks to the Senate

TYT: Corruption begins at Obama Inaugaration

Feingold Questions Attorney General Nominee Eric Holder on FISA

Cornyn's Absurd Hypothetical: What If Waterboarding is The Only Way To Interrogate?

Rick Santorum Hates Everyone

Kucinich: A Post Legal Era In World Affairs Has Taken Shape!

TYT: Rush Limbaugh Finally Gets His Cake For Helping Bush (Cenk's Take)

Bye-bye Bush! GW's big sendoff

Good idea. Bad Idea. Why is Obama so desperate for Conservative approval?

Do not squander America's stimulus on tax cuts (Stiglitz / FT)

Johnny's Little Blue Wagon

Helen Thomas on Bush Presidency-1/2

Casey predicts more deployments by mid-2010

Biden tells Obama Afghanistan will get worse

Suicide of GI spotlights mental care issues

Disney World offers troops free tickets

Police search for missing Fort Stewart soldier

Shinseki’s VA confirmation looks likely

NM Guard chief says troops helpful on border

See the Super Bowl, even from your submarine

NH Guard soldiers to be welcomed home

McCullough: Fleet not able to go everywhere

CNO: Cutting costs key to fleet’s future

U.N. group charts new course against piracy

Former airman sentenced for child porn

SouthCom CO: Manta (Ecuador) unlikely to be replicated

West Point worker accused of stealing millions

Committee praises VA nominee

Pentagon official: 9/11 suspect was tortured

1st AFRICOM mission to Darfur extra heavy

Navy identifies body of Whitney civilian recovered in Gaeta, Italy

Northrop unveils motorcycle inspired by B-2

Mom, ex-girlfriend testify in Ugbogu case

Navy decides to base carrier at Mayport

Yongsan GI found not guilty of sexual assault at hotel

Suspected WWII bomb explodes, injuring 1

Replacement Marine unit to go right into ship-based training

Suicide Spotlights Troops' Mental Care

Treatment Available for Facial Paralysis

Casey signs 7,000 letters of apology to families of fallen

Some to block Gitmo closing

Bush, DoD Reject Judge's Torture Claim

Report: Iran a threat to Iraq security

Report: Mexico at risk for ‘rapid’ collapse

French Muslim Troops Refuse Afghan Duty

Marine Jailed for Sex With Widow

OMG..I saw "In the Valley of Elah" for the first time.I can't stop crying.

Fabulous Exciting Pics of Biofuel Growth in Europe THIS YEAR!!!!!

German Utitility RWE to buy 49% Stake in New Bulgarian Nuclear Plant.

Newark Delaware first to license electric cars to provide power

Old tooth study revived to look at radiation effects

Afghans Feel Ill Effects of Rising Air Pollution

Greenpeace suggests that Bulgarians wear sweaters rather than generate electricity.

Vattenfall Invests in Ocean Energy in Ireland

WSJ: Steven Chu: Okay, Coal’s Just a 'Pretty Bad Dream'

All Electric 2009 Ford Focus BEV Test Drive

Kyocera chief upbeat on prospects for solar power

General Giap Protests Planned Bauxite Mine's Impact On Environment In Letter To PM - AFP

Toyota Plans ‘Limited’ Consumer Sales of Fuel-Cell Cars by 2015

World's First Silicon-Ink Based Solar Cell Pilot Production Completed

West Coast Pelican Problems Accelerating Rapidly Into Major Die-Off - Oregon Live

Obama energy goal hard to meet: energy secretary

UK Approves Third Heathrow Runway With Proposed High-Speed Rail As Environmental Carrot - Guardian

5-Day Test Run Begins Before Start Of Biggest Arctic Sea Ice Data Project On Record - Bloomberg

Peter Garrett Should Greet Sea Shepherd in Hobart - Greens say

Oregon college drilling for 1st geothermal plant

New I-5 bridge design includes wind turbines

Entergy trying to keep key parts of Vermont Yankee assessment from the public

Gas price v. Oil Price

Op-Ed - Feds, State Considering Non-Native Oysters For Chesapeake Cleanup And For Human Consumption

Maglev wind turbine at Joe Leno's Garage

Real NJ nuclear physicist Rush Holt on Energy Policy, Barack Obama and John Holdren

American Meteorological Society gives James Hansen its top honor

WSJ: A global nonproliferation treaty is in serious danger of falling apart

Solar energy's darker side stirs concern

Feedback please: A troubling trend in Global Warming Denial on the internet

Israeli troops advance deep into Gaza City

Fatah, Hamas split widens amid Gaza war

Volunteer Gaza doctors confront fear, frustration (AFP)

Uri Avnery: The Blood-Stained Monster Enters Gaza

Gaza pounded amid push for truce

Obama, It's Time to Stop the Arms Gifts to Israel and Egypt

Israeli charged with attempting to spy on behalf of Iran

More Evidence: Israel, British Gas & Gaza

Paul V. Rafferty: “Operation Cast Lead” Set to Close after Poor Reviews

Barghouthi calls on UN visit Gaza, witness the slaughter and put an end

Israeli strikes hit Gaza hospitals and UN aid headquarters

Explosion Blasts Media Offices in Gaza

Model of Diplomacy: A Greek Returning Gifts

Israel tries to block GA debate on Gaza, eventually gives up attempt

Pro-Palestine activists invade office of Israeli PR lobbyists

Explosion Hits Media Offices in Gaza

PM condemns an Israeli attack!

Spent shells prove Israeli use of white phosphorus, Gaza doctors say

Gaza hospital on fire after Israeli strike: witnesses

watching war while picnicking on a hill

U.S. may cut $1 billion in loan guarantees to Israel over West Bank settlements

ICRC: Israel's use of white phosphorus not illegal

Press, Banned from War Zone, Reports Growing Evidence of Israel Using White Phosphorus

Israeli forces shell UN headquarters in Gaza

Israel Hits UN Refugee Compound ; Threatens to Shoot Unarmed Civilians aboard Mercy Ship

Foreign press urges boycott of Israeli army footage (AFP)

Israelis shell hospitals and UN HQ

(Israeli) High Court: Mistakes happen during war

Israel 'breaking law' with Gaza war

Israel says killed Hamas interior minister

President of the UN. General Assembly Says that Israel has Turned Gaza into an Inferno

Analysis: Divisions complicate Gaza truce efforts

US Races to Secure Gaza Truce(Gaza Anti-Arms-Smuggling Deal With Israel)

Fire rages at U.N. relief agency in Gaza

Olmert and Rice put spat over UN vote on Gaza behind them

Report: Israel 'green-lights' ceasefire

NYT: War on Hamas Saps Palestinian Leaders

Senior official gives eyewitness account of Israeli shelling of UN Gaza compound

Old graves dug up to bury new dead in Gaza

Gaza City As Israeli Forces Surround Hospital

Amid broad Israeli support for Gaza war, a rare dissenting voice (CSM)

Israel controls access, message in Gaza assault

European envoys fear aid pinch after Gaza crisis

CARE halts aid deliveries amid Gaza bombing

An unsung hero rescuing lives at the Gaza-Israel checkpoint

Amy Goodman: Israel Pounds Gaza: Shells Crowded Hospital, UN Compound and Building Housing Media Org

Jewish lawmaker likens Israel to Nazis

Israel's Livni Flies to Washington Over Gaza Plan

EXTRA: Hamas spokesman says movement will not agree to ceasefire

Gideon Levy / Someone has to stop Israel's rampant madness in Gaza

6 ministers to launch 'PR attack' abroad

Patients flee as flames engulf Gaza hospital: medics

Gaza: A New Middle East Indeed

Operation Cast Lead: The “Birth Pangs of a New Palestine”

Five wounded, two seriously, as Gaza rockets slam into Be'er Sheva

UN headquarters in Gaza struck by Israeli shells

300 pairs of children's shoes laid out at Israeli Embassy

UN assembly holds 'emergency' session on Gaza

Israeli groups call for IDF 'war crimes' probe (New Kerala)

How Israeli Intelligence Fabricated a Frequently-Repeated Myth to Justify Tel Aviv's Aggression

Muslim ads on county buses drive Jewish group to protest

Proportionality and Hypocrisy

Democracy Now: US Rabbis Urge Obama to Push for Gaza Ceasefire

Disproportionate doesn't describe it

90 organizations, mainly French, to prosecute Israel for War Crimes

Iran president: 'Not feasible' for Israel to live

Israeli leaders still ignorant of 4th Generation War

Why the Stimulus Alone Won't Work

Is HSBC bankrupt?

“Pushing on a String” by Josh Sidman

Almost "failed state" Mexico peso, stocks slammed by U.S. bank woes

Schwarzenegger: California Faces Insolvency within Weeks

Roubini states ' We are in a World Recession now"

Shipping rates hit zero as trade sinks

Online trading accounts...

Wonder if I should just go ahead and sell some mutual funds I have?

Credit Crunch Reduces Mafia Commissions

Today in labor history Jan 15

Dr. King and the 1968 AFSCME Memphis Sanitation Strike

Labor Leaders Kick-Off Single Payer Healthcare Campaign At National Union Conference!

Protest for day laborers in Queens

Marching for Stella D'Oro strikers

Government ban on strikes

Miracle on the Hudson happened thanks to the skill and dedication of union workers

Is this the right forum for questions?

Bishop Gene Robinson: Supporting Obama doesn't mean we don't critique him

SPIDER-MAN creator Stan Lee is to unveil the world’s first gay superhero.

I think we in the GLBT forum should help Rick Warren.....

I Have A Question... No... Wait... A Real One!


I like chocolate milk!

Ha! A young lady from my Home Town on American Idol

New Evidence Mormons Illegally Contributed to Yes on 8

ok, guys, you got one more person in cali to support you with my vote

Varla Jean Merman tribute.....

Is anybody heading to Mid Atlantic Leather in DC this weekend?

I am cold.

Pressure increases on Tennessee hotelier who 'dared' fired gay man to sue

Stupid Questions

another attempt

A plane lands safely on the Hudson.

Water in Bolivia: Defeating the Multinationals Is Just the Start of the Problem

Chávez Lets West Make Oil Bids as Prices Plunge

Brief Barack on Colombia . . .

US hopes for renewed dialogue with Venezuela

Venezuelan lawmakers approve unlimited reelections bill (Xinhua)

Venezuela seeks investments from Big Oil

Clinton Confirmation Hearing - CUBA

Thom Hartmann ->Douglas Schoen: "The Threat Closer to Home: Hugo Chavez and the War Against America"

My Mardi Gras season starts in 24 hours: Ask me anything!

Its Official: Greg Williams is new Saints Defensive Coordinator

It's official: Jim Schwartz is the Lions new head coach

is anyone else completely caught off guard by the teams that are going to the Super Bowl?

Bug Crazy: Assessing The Benefits of Probiotics

Orlando Sentinel backs citizens right to fight back against criminals...

Gun trumps taser

silly gun question for Holder

On abortion and self-defense.

Yeah, keeping the tone of what's non-negotiable or what's

How about feeling a little lucky?

"Released!" - Karen Bishop - January 15, 2009

Ya know...

*** January Preliminaries are now up in GD ***

JeffR....Paging JeffR.........

Street Scenes that I should have entered in the competition

plan b...or just BE

H.R 45 new Gun registration/license bill

Our world may be a giant hologram

Methane discovery hints at living Martian microbes

Archaeologists unearth Roman villa in English village

I'm not saying that it's incredibly cold outside...

Moon Rock Reveals Hot Molten Core

Faith leaders urge Obama to ban torture on Inauguration Day (Associated Baptist Press)

Braised Flank Steak with Lemon and Garlic

Coffee Filters

Gene Robinson says he will invoke GOOMU.

King Arthur Flour free shipping on $50.00 order

Suppose a person were to honestly and confidentially say to you,

Muslim woman, rabbis to pray at inaugural service

I have just created heaven in a dessert

A thought that occurred to me some time ago regarding eden

For those who believe in god(s), the divine, do you feel when you think about it?

Great Crock Pot tips, tricks and secrets...Fess Up Folks

rather interesting note this AM - parochial (private) schools in the Akron area closed

Question for Teachers

1/15 was an "inside job"!

Woman cleared in vote-fraud case (Amarillo)

ACLU-TX Launches New Blog

Texas' largest all-nude strip club opens in Dallas

Can Texas tell Bush not to come back?

Question about Matrox Dual Head

Ottawa doesn't need a city council.

Governor General to visit native country

Nice Inauguration story with mention of Amy Brundage, Kerry loyalist who pitched in for Obama

Kerry on Cnn right now.

Congratulations Sen. Clinton and thank you!

Okay, I'm going to cry, (happy cry)

Wonderful JK statement upon Biden's

Tweety got The Joke right!!!

Searching for optimism in 2009

Ex-KGB spy in bid to buy Evening Standard

Noise control - live music etc

Evil Tories Support Nasty Polluting Capitalist Airport Expansion

Evil Tories to destroy thousands of new jobs at Heathrow