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Archives: January 17, 2009

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"the Israelis are committing war crimes"

The Palestinians say: 'This is a war of extermination'

***Starting NOW*** History International show about CULTS!

Bush delcares inaugration emergency

Great Googly Moogly!

Stephen Shalom’s Gaza FAQ

Mortality Rate Rises in Post Communist Europe

A guy on CNNI said the inauguration would include a beefed up secret service

Perino delivers parting shot to media

Traditions.

Pity The Best Ad Of 2009 Contest Has Already Been Won....

Zimbabwe unveils $100 trillion banknote (worth $300 US)

Zimbabwe unveils $100 trillion banknote (worth $300 US)

Half!!!

My letter to the President-Elect!

I am the nation

Info on who to call to report threats against Obama:

So I Splurged And Bought Organic Salad And Organic Blue Cheese Dressing From The Store....

So I Splurged And Bought Organic Salad And Organic Blue Cheese Dressing From The Store....

U.S. tells plan to drill off California coast - U.S. Interior Dept, acting in Bush's final days...

Congress hides $3.5B in earmarks

Larisa Alexandrovna: Still Many Unanswered Questions About GOP IT Guru's Tragic Plane Crash

Stimulus Plan Repeals Big Tax Break for Banks (AP)

What kind of change can we expect and when can we expect it ?

Iraqi guards said to throw party for shoe-thrower

No Pardons, No Immunity, No Amnesty. Fair Trials.

DUers - President Elect's Radio Address

Film, Porn Shoots Sought by Los Angeles Homeowners Hit by Slump

Senegalese Police Taser Reporters

Gov. Steroidszenegger: Caleefornia is about to be Terminated

On bu$h*legacy tour, media often just along for the ride

A..N...TiciPATION...

Feingold: Wiretap Ruling No Big Deal

The Watergate Affair

The train starts HERE in Philly in a few minutes!

The train starts HERE in Philly in a few minutes!

US roquefort tariff angers French (getting his last digs in)

Katon Dawson, Racist, candidate for head of the GOP On CSPIN 1 Now

What if everyone at Inauguration just sat down and refused to leave

Everybody knows.

Everybody knows.

Best President Ever

If only the plane crash in NYC had happened a week ago, Bush could've used that along with the surge

If only the plane crash in NYC had happened a week ago, Bush could've used that along with the surge

If only the plane crash in NYC had happened a week ago, Bush could've used that along with the surge

'Israel has attained its goals'

Poll Finds Disapproval of Bush Unwavering. Leaving office with 22 percent approval

Israel Steps Up Bombing Ahead Of Ceasefire Vote

" Cons now call Obama a con and a crook....

Download and print Obama's new presidential portrait

“The Rachel Maddow Show” will air as a one-hour program to be presented in morning drive time

anyone have a link to Obama's speech this morning in Philly? I missed it... :o(

And an encore "Go Fuck Yourself" to Two Shoes from Trudeau....(TOON)

George Galloway's powerful speech in the House of Commons about double standards towards Israel

One auto manufacturer enjoyed *increased* unit sales last year

Beautiful! National Geographic Video: From Sea to Shining Sea, for the Inauguration of Barack Obama

Bring out yer Dead!

Bring out yer Dead!

Does anyone know when Bush moves out of WH and Obamas in?

We don't need to get off oil for only the environment, we need to get off oil for the economy.

Thankful for President George W.... Excuse me, I just threw up.

Florida fund manager 'missing'

Thankful for President George W.... Excuse me, I just threw up.

Thankful for President George W.... Excuse me, I just threw up.

Thankful for President George W.... Excuse me, I just threw up.

Thankful for President George W.... Excuse me, I just threw up.

Thankful for President George W.... Excuse me, I just threw up.

What was voted the top question at Obama's Change.gov? ..Campaign For Special Torture Prosecutor

Blackwell: GOP Must Defeat Job-Creating Stimulus Because It Will Ruin GOP’s Election Chances

Obama: New declaration of independence needed

Anderson Cooper Is Really Funny This A.M. - On Now With Wolf & He Seems To Have.......

Report: Over 8 in 10 corporations have tax havens

Report: Over 8 in 10 corporations have tax havens

President-Elect Obama Calls Capt. Sullenberger

Median Home Prices Rise in Downtown Saint Paul, MN

on the news, a group was discussing the pilot who safely ditched the plane a ReThuglican said, i

Oh how sad, now conservatives don't want to hear about "Barack HUSSEIN!!!!!!!!! Obama"

FINAL...F-I-N-A-L...Bush Radio: "8 years ago, hand on the Bible, I swore to defend our Constitution"

NYC Release Video of US Airways Flt 1549 landing in Hudson River

How the last eight years have ruined this country. Let us count the ways......

How many people, now dead, would be alive but for Bush?

Cold crowds may imperil inauguration visitors

Cold crowds may imperil inauguration visitors

we have nearly 200,000 soldiers in iraq ...

Older Americans postpone retirement as economy sags

Elderly couple disappear from cruise ship

Wonder Where The Money Went?

Am still inspired and filled with hope every time I watch and listen to Obama

'he has to hit the ground running'.......the meme for the pundits

who worry on the commute to work. ???

Clear Channel cutting 1500 jobs nationally, mostly sales.

Baddy-Two-Shoes Nightmare Prezzydency is almost OVER !!!! 11!

Baddy-Two-Shoes Nightmare Prezzydency is almost OVER !!!! 11!

Locals Help Send War Hero to Inauguration-original member of the famed Tuskegee Airmen

Foreclosure crisis: AIDS Project up against deadline to leave house it rented

Tough choice: Steelers/Ravens at home with raucus Steeler fans, including me, or...

norah odonnell's horse-laugh is too much in the morning

Meanwhile over at Jim Robinson's FreeRepublic.com......

Another Madoff? Fund Manager Disappears..Millions Missing

Obama wants Congress to act on lifting stem cells ban

Cases Without Borders-For Gaza Psychologist, Hope Amid Despair

Cases Without Borders-For Gaza Psychologist, Hope Amid Despair

Labor unions, churches to fight gay marriage ban in court

What Will You Miss On 21January 2009

What Will You Miss On 21January 2009

Dog Eats Inauguration Ticket

Dog Eats Inauguration Ticket

Dog Eats Inauguration Ticket

Is anyone watching the Obama train from Delaware? ( on CNN)

CNN poopers threw out all their red shit today!

The secret below Grand Central Station

Investigating bushco: "Innocent people don't get arrested."

Cop accidentally zaps police recruit - Probe has to be extracted from officer's face

"Forgive and Forget?" (in case you missed it)

"Forgive and Forget?" (in case you missed it)

DynCorp whistleblower revealed alleged sex-slave trade among fellow Americans in Bosnia

DynCorp whistleblower revealed alleged sex-slave trade among fellow Americans in Bosnia

I almost gagged...

Just because I love a trainwreck

Budget plan includes fine for R.I. teachers

When Bush comes on the platform on 1/20 to the final rendition of Hail to the Chief for him

Humor Break: Crop Circles Found In Woman's Hair

Wisconsin Man Arrested for Obama Death Threat

Kids for Obama on CNN after the corporate tirade. I love their performance.

OK - everyone chill. Pause. And Think about the Enormity of Tuesday.

OK - everyone chill. Pause. And Think about the Enormity of Tuesday.

GOP May Try To Block Solis Confirmation

GOP May Try To Block Solis Confirmation

GOP May Try To Block Solis Confirmation

US suspends munitions delivery to Israel

Oh my it's Nancy the Phootinmouthener

There is so much hope among the people--you can see it on their faces

DUers I nee a few recommends to get this in the right hand navigation

REFLECTIONS ON A MOMENT IN HISTORY

C-Span caller to Secret Service agent: what about Paul Wellstone?

I am really holding my breath over the weekend and through monday over the Pardons

I am really holding my breath over the weekend and through monday over the Pardons

CAP's Rogue's Gallery: *The 43 Who Helped Make Bush the Worst Ever!*

Baltimore

Good mornin' America, how are you?

Good mornin' America, how are you?

Gee, remember the massive crowds that showed up to welcome Bush to Washington?

Teenager died after officer used Taser on him

Who should Obama give the task of finding the perp(s) who tried to assassinate Dems with Anthrax?

Snark wars: NY Post -- vs - - NY Times -- vs -- Washington Post

WE FIRED THE SHIT HEARD ROUND THE WORLD!!!

Obama will be a one term President.

New Video Shows NY Plane Crash (From BBC-Best One Yet)

What a Black President Means to "Racism"

"the Israelis are committing war crimes"

Punishing the Palestinians by Ralph Nader

Trying to improve my credit.

What Does It Take for a Police Officer To Get Fired?

What Does It Take for a Police Officer To Get Fired?

Say Goodbye!

Oakland murder mystery (Tim Rutten Op-Ed on New Year's BART shooting)

Oakland murder mystery (Tim Rutten Op-Ed on New Year's BART shooting)

Elijah Cummings introducing Obama in Baltimore ..... is BEAMING

Read The Stimulus -- Website

Texas court asked to end abused baby's life support

So is there going to be another at Union Station?

CT mom accused of drunken breastfeeding

Nancy Pfotenauer (sp?) on MSNBC -

Nancy Pfotenauer (sp?) on MSNBC -

Nancy Pfotenauer (sp?) on MSNBC -

I believe him!

What can the people do when Congress refuses to listen??

What can the people do when Congress refuses to listen??

(Candy) Crowley: A Secret Service no-no (on the train w/ Obama)

Bush could issue pardons in last hours of his term

Guess Gannon can't loiter for the next few days.

Does anyone have a link to that Ayn Rand pardoy someone posted ages ago?

I'm glad they went to Camp David.

I'm glad they went to Camp David.

Obama: "Let's seek a better world in our time."

How a Georgia right-winger spouts about politics...

Sarah Palin's "Drill Baby Drill" Vs. Beluga Whales - Help Ensure Whales Win!

Where's a good place to get sweatshop-free clothing?

This is my choice for Obama's Official Portrait.

YooHoo! GD! Regarding graywarrior's duck.

Tweety - Special Hardball

Matt Taibi eviscerates Friedman

Matt Taibi eviscerates Friedman

Anarchist and UFC fighter faces up to 10 years in jail, ESPN posted pic of him defacing public bldg

Dog Drenched In Household Cleaners Dies

I propose a DU sticky thread...

The Economist: "The frat boy ships out.":

I am, frankly, Gobsmacked. Undone by this turn of events.

Just Say "NO" to the Credit Rating Agencies

Who's singing on cnn.live? That's an appropriate song! nt

Who's singing on cnn.live? That's an appropriate song! nt

"Frantic" culture shock

"Frantic" culture shock

Anyone who doesn't think there are going to be some paybacks for the past 8 years is nuts

Hurry up and pack, Bu$h. You've only 2 more days of squatting in Al Gore's house.

Anybody notice that when PE Obama was working the rope line on the whistle stop.....

Mass-casualty terrorist attacks on U.S. soil throughout the twentieth century:

Mass-casualty terrorist attacks on U.S. soil throughout the twentieth century:

Some DUers had wondered about pets being trapped in the hold of US Air flight

Looking for names, adopted a female St. Bernard Great Pyrenees mix

The media myth about the cost of Obama's inauguration

Anyone ever notice how the master race people

My biggest pet peeve at DU is......

FREE THE DUCK!!!!!

Will Obama Capture Bin Laden?

Watching this train trip . . . I really didn't expect this

All Aboarrrrrrrrrrrrd! If you're wait'n on me you're wast'n time!

Glenn Greenwald: Establishment Washington unifies against prosecutions

Homeowners resort to renting out homes for regular film and adult film shoots to make payments.

Video of Ft1549 ditching

The Growing Foreclosure Crisis: "Those in trouble are not, primarily, lower-income borrowers."

Obama Scratches His Ear, Women Faint...

Is Your Mental Countdown Clock Working?

Hayden: Obama Does not wish to investigate waterboarding

It is 2 days, 17 hours, 58 minutes and 10 seconds until the Inauguration

Barack Encounter at Punahou - 1/1/09

Obama Takes a Sip of Water, Reporters Take Note

Obama Belches, A Stunned Nation Stares On.....

I don't get it--why is GDP closed?

Anyone know who will be acting head at Justice as of Tuesday afternoon?

Oakland Police to 11 Officers: You're Fired

Neb. man pleads no contest to beating dog (with golf club, had to be euthanized)

During amnesty-what should DU change *ITS* name to?

Video of Hudson River landing

Threat over inauguration posted on racist blog, tell Blogger to investigate

Oh no! Reporters find Barack Obama chilly and guarded!

(AFSCME) Obama Limited Edition Tee

(AFSCME) Obama Limited Edition Tee

Indelible images:

Poe Poe - Palin's got some competition

This is why I eat nothing but dirt and rainwater I have filtered through dirt

Before we found out, did anyone else find themselves hoping the pilot was a woman?

Bush appointees to Justice Department: We won't go

Barrett-Jackson Auction, 1970 Superbird ...

Ya know what I'm liking? I'm liking looking at the faces in the crowds.

Lessons Learned from Being A Victim of Identity Theft

I got high , I got high, I got high

I got high , I got high, I got high

Charles Krauthammer trots out the same old spin . . .

Charles Krauthammer trots out the same old spin . . .

Charles Krauthammer trots out the same old spin . . .

Charles Krauthammer trots out the same old spin . . .

Barack Obama Selects the Dead for Inaugural Ball: “It Was Quite an Honor”

How Deregulation Eviscerated the Banking Sector Safety Net and Spawned the U.S. Financial Crisis

An omen of things to come?

From LBN: Man accused in Miss. of threat to president-elect

What would make the inauguration perfect...

'Inaugural Warning!!!1 P for PERVERSE! Do NOT let children watch!'

'Inaugural Warning!!!1 P for PERVERSE! Do NOT let children watch!'

'Inaugural Warning!!!1 P for PERVERSE! Do NOT let children watch!'

'Inaugural Warning!!!1 P for PERVERSE! Do NOT let children watch!'

The great pretender

Anyone have a good Inauguration avatar?

A lovely slideshow of Obama in 2008, narrated by photographer - link below

Christmas at Arlington National Cemetery

Farewell to All That: An Oral History of the Bush White House

AR-15 Owners ask Obama to go easy on guns. Must See.

Which of these things would you like to see on Inauguration Day?

Things to be thankful for during the entire Bush Administation...

Monday is Martin Luther King Day!

Beam me up: Scientists left baffled as mysterious columns of coloured light

Beam me up: Scientists left baffled as mysterious columns of coloured light

Why I think the Obama administration will be different than the Clinton administration.

Three more nuke plants this year

Speaking Frankly to your Dad's Oncologist

Speaking Frankly to your Dad's Oncologist

Thank You George Bush (An Appreciation)

RNC Chair Candidate: "Homosexuality is a compulsion that can be contained, repressed or changed."

Drunk Driver Kills Drunk Driver

Memo to Larry King...

Great skit on SNL: Gitmo going out of business sale!

Bush and hard decisions

Think back to Fahrenheit 911 - Bush's egg throw protest inaug. vs today's elation and joy.

The Roman Catholic Church condemned Ricardo Oyarzun's plans for a show featuring the models

The Georgia 300

The Georgia 300

Best video yet of 1549's Splash Down

Everyone and I mean EVERYONE, except a few fucking Bush-lovers, can't wait until Tuesday

Would it be possible to brand the "Neocons" as a Terrorist Organization?

No Doubt About It...

I'm so proud of Amtrak - looking good! I hope it gets a lot of funding

The Fierce Urgency of Now

Frank Rich: White Like Me

Time for a Saturday Night blast from the past - the Clinton years.

Backed into a corner, SP finally addresses the crisis in Emmonak (not really).

Backed into a corner, SP finally addresses the crisis in Emmonak (not really).

The only satisfaction I'll get from 8 years of George W. Bush....

Will The Inauguration Crowd Be The Largest Willing Crowd Ever? Literally EVER?

Will The Inauguration Crowd Be The Largest Willing Crowd Ever? Literally EVER?

The most under appreciated person of the week

Damn, I'm a terrible peron according to Jim Robinson of FR

who will have the first post in the new Obama era?

BUSH PARDONS PELOSI

Israel Vows to Cease Fighting in Gaza - thank you President Obama

Israel Vows to Cease Fighting in Gaza - thank you President Obama

Get a Grip People: Bush Is not the Worst President in U.S. History

Get a Grip People: Bush Is not the Worst President in U.S. History

We can put the negative stuff behind us for awhile!

Huge Iron Age haul of coins found

I hate to beg,but please rate and comment on my ltte Re: MLK

The local paper is on my side! They have Floriduh section.

Car repairs take a back seat with cash-strapped consumers

Born Again American- beautiful segment on Bill Moyers' show

Welcome event is unticketed at the Lincoln Memorial.

Welcome event is unticketed at the Lincoln Memorial.

Mike Malloy was, for a few minutes, unable to continue his program tonight.

DU this poll: "Do you agree with Barack Obama that Bush is a 'good guy'?"

Did Chase Bank Raise Your House Payment?

Did Chase Bank Raise Your House Payment?

Amount of time George W. Bush should stay OUT of the public eye after January 20th

Dear DU. You do realize that in a matter of a few mere hours, THEY will be gone.

Obama spoke to Sully

"You leave the Pennsylvania Station 'bout a Quarter to Four..." (Obama's Train)

Brilliant caricature of the outgoing president

Has anybody noticed how happy Scotty looks now?

The Uninvited

Senate Will Begin Confirming Nominees Right After Swearing-In

(Springfield, MA) Church arson tied to racism - Boston Globe

Good News! Look who is going to "make it" to inauguration day.

Mamma Mia! 3 days left!

Local DC radio DJ will be broadcasting live from Obama's Train

Michelle Obama's Hidden Power

Suggestion box: Change.org offers 10 ideas for Obama

Info on who to call to report threats against Obama:

Chicagoans, the Obama episode of "check please" from 8 years ago is on now.

But seriously, somebody pinch me...

How much are your monthly natural gas (heating oil) and electric bills?

Airplane crashes make weird bookends to Bush's years in White House

U have to love this picture of David Gregory & Bush, Gregory looks like the baffoon he is

I hope Bush can find the right door Tuesday.

Recommendation: Looking around DU I don't see a forum devoted to the Legislative Process

the nightmare scenerio: who becomes president if the inauguration is nuked?

the nightmare scenerio: who becomes president if the inauguration is nuked?

CNN Special Coverage of Obama Train Ride Begins @ 10 AM EST Today

CNN Special Coverage of Obama Train Ride Begins @ 10 AM EST Today

re: Obama train trip coverage: Why are those assholes on CNN sitting out in the cold? Stupid.

Yesterday, I went to Mark Felt's (Deep Throat) funeral

************* 3 MORE DAYS! *************

DU this PBS Poll about if Palin is qualified to be vice president!

Now we can say this!

National Geographic Traveler's Guide to Inaugural Washington - INAUGURATION 101 Link...

When presidents move

Can one man really turn this world around?

GeoEye, the most advanced imagery satellite orbiting the earth right now has announced..

Speaking of "Whistle Blowers"

My heart remains unchangeably frigid .....

The next 4 days will be pure Hell for Repukes, lol!

Barack's about to speak in Philly...

Poll Finds High Hopes For Obama

I just waved at a train on the tv

I just waved at a train on the tv

I just waved at a train on the tv

Dammit I missed the beginning of the whistle stop tour :(

Obama has a fine sense of the historic.

I'm Happy

Cheney, Get out of Vice-President Biden's House!

Cheney, Get out of Vice-President Biden's House!

The Economist: The Frat Boy Ships Out

Is anyone broadcasting the whistle-stop in High-Definition?

CA controller to suspend tax returns, welfare checks, student grants

Word association game: What comes to mind when you hear the word "bush"? My Pet Goat...

People all over the world, join hands, start a love train...

Obama is making this Biden guy sound pretty good.

CNN-The people waiting at the platform so filled with joy!

US Catholic Bishops Write Obama

Some images from the whistlestop

People without cable tv can watch the whistle stop stuff for free on cnn.com

Last time I saw Bushie work a rope-line he was in another country.

For those who missed Obama`s Philadelphia speech can watch it here!

Does anyone remember any pictures of Bush kissing his daughter?

Chimp W. Bush's 10 most embarrassing times. Only 70 hours left.

Chimp W. Bush's 10 most embarrassing times. Only 70 hours left.

I just waved to Barack Obama as he took the train to Washington!

Freeper Madness. Hoping for an Obama Failure.

Watch Plouffe's 1/15/09 Interview on the election with WAPO. It's fascinating!

January 20, 2017

Anderson Cooper is not too bright.

Not Ready To Make Nice

wow! Good morning America how are ya?

plane usairways crew were all season professionals

plane usairways crew were all season professionals

Change, Hope and Recovery

What did the Secret Service guy on CSPAN just say about Obama's blackberry?

Peace Train. Can We?

Over 1400 people at the next stop waiting to wave at the President

Politico: Obama working overtime to court conservatives

DId anyone notice the engine driving the train is #44?

I wish this was in HD.

Bush History: A Hero is Born, A Disgrace Takes Office, & the Brave Die Needlessly-1/16

'Ok ok ok, Atheists, if everybody agrees to try out being Atheists for a week, what will happen?'

Next first lady no 'plastic talking head'

Note to lurking freepers concerning Obama's birth place

Inauguration Toons

Inauguration Toons

c-span.org replaying Wilmington train stop from earlier

Can you see inaguration from the parade bleachers? Will there

This Train:audio interviews of people going to D.C. by train to hear MLK interviews by Studs Terkel

What vintage wine would you like your water changed into, sir?

It's amazing how America has embraced the Obamas.

Ultimate freeper stupidity: Obama will ride horseback to his inauguration

Words never used to describe Bush.

This is why I always use sugar or honey: artificial sweeteners are bad for you.

Question about inauguration times on Tuesday.

Unsold vehicles stacking up around the world...

CNN Live - Obama / Biden Train Trip streaming live link.....

Not Trying to Excuse Him, Just Explain Him, With Warren Obama is Laying to Rest the Muslim Rumors...

Happy 45th Birthday to our new Beautiful First Lady!

Crowds in Baltimore will be cut off at 35,000-all waiting for the train

Crowds in Baltimore will be cut off at 35,000-all waiting for the train

Crowds in Baltimore will be cut off at 35,000-all waiting for the train

Here's the underlying problem with prosecuting Bush and/or cohorts.

OK Roland Martin talks to much

True story, I swear. Telling inspired by the trailer for Gran Torino. That stuff really happens.

Damn, Obama, leave something for Inauguration Day

Was there tv coverage like this the weekend before * became pResident?

Obama to leave a lasting impact on federal courts: Analysis of US district courts (graphs included)

Obama to leave a lasting impact on federal courts: Analysis of US district courts (graphs included)

Guys, what a long and wonderful journey we have come on together!

I was thinking about John Cornyn and his 24 hypothetical....

01/20/1993 - The LAST time I felt like this ....

Remarks on Torture May Force New Administration’s Hand

Obama's got his own film crew with him. I wonder if they will have a

Obama's got his own film crew with him. I wonder if they will have a

For those of us without cable, where can we see more than basic coverage the next few days?

No-drama Obama says he choked up over King speech

What station for the inauguration? I'm sticking with CNN!

More Pictures of ObamaBidens today.

The Strip-Search Room: students strip-searched for cell phones, handcuffed

The Strip-Search Room: students strip-searched for cell phones, handcuffed

Obama 'Hope' Illustration Enters The National Portrait Gallery

I think Obama might be "dumb like a fox" re: the Rick Warren thing

failure to investigate shrub & the gang is unprincipled and self-serving

Watch Obama`s and Biden`s speeches from Delaware, Philly and Baltimore

Obama sells out to Wall Street (Salon.com)

After 9/11, Rove pressured the entertainment industry ‘to produce propaganda.’

Bananas: A Parable for Our Times (soon will be extinct and here is why)

Only a few more days....

Get your Obama pix published in inaugural book

Pass me a hanky right now they are playing Ray Charles' version of "America The Beautiful" .

CNN Poll: Do you agree with President-elect Barack Obama that President Bush is a "good guy"?

Trucks, Tedeschi to play for Obama

Did Bush already leave the White House? I hope so! I hope

Obama aide: Military advisers to meet on first day

I just spotted an Obama convoy in PA heading east on I-70

Happy Birthday to Michelle Obama!

AAAARRRGHHH! I've been trying for 3 days to figure out how to

Any one watching this???? Obama onboard his Train ride to D.C

Obama Launches "Organizing For America"

Join Rev. V. Gene Robinson in asking PE Obama to support LGBT Equality - Link for petition...

What did you do today? Here's what I did today in Wilmington, Delaware

Holy shit.

Holy shit.

where's Rachel Maddow?

Feinstein rises -- but faces a tough choice

Network VP Dismisses Military Pundits Scandal: ‘Everyone Understands’ Pentagon Spreads Propaganda»

Network VP Dismisses Military Pundits Scandal: ‘Everyone Understands’ Pentagon Spreads Propaganda»

Many Thanks to the DU'er who Called in C-Span's Washington Journal about Howard Dean's efforts!

from despair to hope

His Way With Words: Cadence and Credibility

Can you tell which Secret Service agents are carrying submachine guns?

Can you tell which Secret Service agents are carrying submachine guns?

Maya Angelou: At Long Last, Ready for the Real Deal

Americans thought Bush's 2005 inauguration was too expensive

A chuftee badge for Blair from the Chimp

The Mall today *Dialup warning*

Did anyone catch that very awkward moment on CNN a few minutes

Maps of Obama's Victory in NJ (by city).

Inauguration: CNN sets out to capture 3-D image of Obama's swearing-in

I have to say, I'm watching this Baltimore Event now, and it scares me.....

cnn.com has live video on the train!!!!

Malia Obama The Photographer: Takes Photos Of Her Dad's Inaugural Kick-Off

Tiger Woods to speak at We Are One

I Just Cried Watching Obama drop off at Union Station, Taking Pictures, Gettimg into the New Limo

NYT: How Culture Prepared America for a Black Prez

A short lexicon for the next four years. Or hopefully eight.

AP takes a closer look at the future first lady, calling her assertive but "more polished."

Is is fair to say that this inauguration will be the biggest one in history?

Dealing with my Cable Company (Charter) is like Physically Breaking my leg....RE:Obama Concert

POLL: Is Bush going to issue pre-emptive pardons ala Ford prior to noon Tuesday?

Did you know that the White House was built by slaves? A guy just said that on Hardball.

Wife and I are concert bound tomorrow. Anyone else going?

Tabloids are at it! "Obama has Mother-in-Law problems".

Tabloids are at it! "Obama has Mother-in-Law problems".

Tabloids are at it! "Obama has Mother-in-Law problems".

Obama prayer leader from group US linked to Hamas

WTF, Joe? Why on earth would you broadcast that you

I think Bush wants to get investigated. I think he'd relish it.

I can't help thinking of RFK's last train ride.

Bush will leave issuing a sweeping pardon. End run on the way out.

"If we falter in our leadership we may endanger the peace of the world" - Harry S. Truman

Is there something above Cloud Nine? If there is, I'm on it.

Qui Tacit Consentire - Silence Implies Consent.

Obama's best speeches have always revolved around stories. Which one will he tell on Tuesday?

Anyone else feel today as if a 10-ton weight was just lifted off their chest?

A few more pics from Obama's whistle stop today

Special Edition "Dogs 101 - Presidential Dogs" on now @ Animal Planet

Special Edition "Dogs 101 - Presidential Dogs" on now @ Animal Planet

If I asked you three years ago: which will occur first? Peace in the mideast or an AA Prez?

Charlie Rose sits down with Rahm Emanuel

Just for the record, neither of the clergy at the Inauguration support marriage equality.

If you're going to be at the inauguration...stay safe.

The US Constitution on torture.

C-span is repeating the coverage of the whistle stop tour: 9:55 EST

History News Network: What Would King Tell Obama?

Is there somewhere where I can get a list of all the concerts,

The end of an error! By far the worst president in our history - is now history.

The end of an error! By far the worst president in our history - is now history.

Hey - Notice Anything 'Interesting' About The Huff-Po Front Page?

Keep your friends close and your enemies closer...

I am so happy that this is happening, but I am holding my breath until he is officially sworn in

This is cool - 44 Presidents

I got to thinking about Tuesday, then I recalled this old song

The President in a bubble

Does George Bush deserve a golden Parachute?

My SO flew First Class today, and listened to the wad next to her complain that Obama isn't American

Even a sage can sit on an ant mound

Nelson Mandela

Paul Krugman: What Obama Must Do

I just finished watching the Baltimore Speech...

Gallery of pictures of Obama's staff

"Every Silver Lining Needs A Cloud" Crowd...

'clinton vandalism' ......this was the first indication that bu$h* & friends were assholes

Two days and a wake up

LOL - ain't it the truth?

Deeply superficial thread: anyone else excited to see Michelle's gown(s)?

Young borrowers (Library) to have neat handwriting, or no card

TX school district reverses decision about students watching inauguration

That music is John William's theme from "The Patriot"

Photo of the Day - New Arrival in DC - Hope - It has been a long 8 years.

White House Open House

Anyone else here tired of being bashed by the Obama fan club for being a hard core progressive?

Presidents have appointed an average of .53 Justices per year of office since 1900

Some here didn't get the little blue wagon they wanted

200,000 war veterans homeless in US

Obama Inauguration Drink Recipe Search

Veggie Gardens and Other Ideas for the Obamas

NYT/CBS: Poll Finds Faith in Obama, Mixed With Patience

Freeper Madness Email Making Rounds

Oh dear. What will the Obamas eat?

Advice from a paranoid: Keep holding your breath until noon on Tuesday.

Iguanas Fall From Trees Due To Cold Snap

Did Arlen Specter speak at the Philly event today?

Obama's People

The 'base' will be tolerant of a lot of things, but not investigating Bush isn't one of them

"44"

Happy Birthday Michelle Obama... Choo Choo (heavy photo)

Two right wing sites get suckered in by satirical site story on Schwarzenegger and Obama citizenship

The reason why some of us are opposed to a commission

Happy Birthday life long Democrat Betty White

I feel like I won the lottery to be here and witness this moment in history.

Freepers Assess The WhistleStop Tour - Excellent Reading!

I love seeing all the black, white, brown, young and old faces together. (pix)

To All California DUers

When does Obama give his first State of the Union address?

Latest RimJob screed:

Please do whatever you can to help President Obama succeed...P L E A S E

According to Globe, Obama is snubbing poor bratboy.

David Shuster is beyond exuberant..

George W. Bush's Positive Accomplishments

The Bush/Cheney Torture Legacy Still Being Whitewashed

I got to shake his hand!

Vice Presidential Handlers Lure Cheney Into Traveling Crate

Uh oh - No IM'ing in the WH - reaction: "It sucks. It's really going to slow us down,"

This train ride was a brilliant idea

I gotta ask it. Tomorrow. The Concert on HBO? Or football?

Who here is going to party on Tuesday night?

Is anyone else in tears already?

P.C. Beach Police Taser Naked Woman

Anyone else found themselves completely Obama obsessed today?

Three Bad Things That Smell Worse Together....

Sure it's art but the question is will it work better than the original DIDN'T?

Who's most responsible for the perilous economic situation we find ourselves in today.....

*'s first inaugural was on a Saturday, I remember it vividly and bawled

History

History

I'm A Little Tired Of The Posters Who Are Tired Of Being Bashed For Bashing Obama

Roland Martin (CNN) just said, 'The benediction is more important than the invocation

Do you want to know how Howard Dean pulled it off? THIS is how:

How "Star Trek" changed the world!

Lets help W compose his letter to Obama that presidents leave on the desk for the next one

Gotta get it off my chest. Obama sucked up to George W Bush yesterday & it almost made me puke

Mondale Gives A Good Reason Why The * Admin Needs To Be Investigated & Prosecuted

NC: Hagan, Obama & 2010 Senate Contest

People Get Ready, there's a Train a Coming! (For the Sentimental only)

Honestly, folks, I'm just not feeling it

Ineffective stimulus could doom both our economy and sane liberal economics

As the Gore Administration comes to an end.

"The Great American Restoration" June 2003. The more things change...

6 year old dies at monster truck show-Tacoma, Washington

Olbermann: "Monday we go gently after the Torture Prosecution"

K&R if you are part of the Obama fan club AND a hard core progressive!

Letter from a Dog Shelter Manager Who Has To Euthanize Dropped Off Pets

I just sent my letter to Obama through Human Rights Campaign: Have you?

Why I Get Pissed When I See Certain TV Ads (Brief "Feminazi" Rant)

Do you REALLY want to help Barack Obama succeed?

Please sign this petition to nominate Pete Seeger for the Nobel Peace Prize

So You're Leavin', George

Chase Credit cards - more fees for the consumer

I have to be on kitchen patrol.

I feel safe here. I am going to reveal what I am going to do for the inauguration.

All and all, you're just another brick in the wall

tuff guy wade phillips v1.1 takes latest manly step, throws def coordin under bus

I'm not sure why this thing I'm doing to myself is SO fun!

Would you please settle an argument for me?

Ok.. greeeat! I know better to answer my daughter's late night calls...

No economic slowdown here: Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., Chico, CA - people jamming each other...

About that pilot

Comic book colors on a violin river....

The end is near!

rock n roll hall of fame nominations

Hey!! I just remembered! I bought some Genoa Salami!!!

Goodnight!

I saw My Bloody Valentine.

What is your favorite skate park?

So... how about that plane

3

I'm Kind Of In A Celebratory Mood!

Want to hear about a REAL miracle?

Stupid question about guns.

Ad On Myspace Says The Rapture Is Near...

How do you say goodbye?

TMI thread of the day

We need a music thread! Post em til I pass out!

yay! my furnace isn't working!

It's 18 here and my pipes are frozen!

Other websites like playlist.com?

Everybody knows.

What's Worse Than Finding A Frog On Your Piano?

John Mortimer, author, playwright and creator of Horace Rumpole, dies.

BSG - Spoiler Thread

I just listened to "Goody Two Shoes" six times in a row.

Our cat food just rose out of the can. Is this bad?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 1/17/2009)

Have you seen this robot? Called BigDog. Just amazing!

I go away for a few days, and a bunch of you freaks join Facebook!

It truly was my best holiday roast

ok... it's been almost 4 days...

Is rye bread good for your sense of humor?

What the heck happened to Keane?

how do angels work in your life?

Describe your strangest/weirdest dream.

How do you find out why people were TSed?

Billy Joel, Bon Jovi, Kenny G, and readings by Cruise and Oprah, in "A Love Letter to Ron Howard"

Okay, I resisted, but now I am having fun on Facebook.

I LOST THE GAME!!!!!!!

Facebook won't accept my .mac.com address

Fuck, I ordered the wrong book on Amazon last night

I Cant Believe Only 3Days Left

Today is my borthday.

Who Changed Their DU Name?

delete

delete

I went snowboarding for the first time yesterday and fell HARD

Do you have an arch-enemy?

My dog loves cucumber. Should I be concerned?

Does anything bad happen if you consume too much iodine?

"I like you when you give me cookies."

I have to admit it *did* get a tad bit cold here this week

Question about a crabhouse in Wilmington. Delaware

Serious story, but the headline made me laugh...

Geekiest thread EVER in GD-P

Please somebody , inspire me!

I am going Grocery Shopping, Who wants what?

Soon

I'm not quite sure what to do.

i can't find the video!

I can get you a Tao

For Graywarrior

Dog sings the blues

Amtrak Rocks!!

One year, for Christmas, my family went on vacation.

How do you pronounce Ralph Fiennes's last name?

Reefer Madness - RW Movies in 3 min or less

Any fans of The Trailer Park Boys in the Lounge?

I need a mentor

Hey Oedi (and other sporting events camera-ops) Does golf pay more?

How does one stop hating oneself, when one remains oneself?

The Duck must not go free. It is an enemy of the people and endangers our liberty.

I just watched No Country For Old Men for the second time (spoiler warning)

I think my Spam folder is trying to tell me something...

Gawd I Hate When News People Give Wrong Info On Plane Crashes

Gawd I Hate When News People Give Wrong Info On Plane Crashes

GD wants gray to free the duck. I don't think the lounge should stand for that.

I need a Mentos...fountain that is!!

Gawd I Hate When News People Give Wrong Info On Plane Crashes

am I missing something?

IE users: what's a good setting for the "privacy" slider?

A very important question:

You know, I've decided that Britney Spears's music isn't so bad.

PSA: Don't stock up on alcohol in the Inchworm household

Someone smashed the rear window out in Lelapin's car

Springsteen ripping off KISS?

Anybody ever get nabbed for downloading copyrighted files?

Well, THAT was a let-down

I searched "DU Lounge" in youtube, and this is what came up.

The lyrics to "Tequila" by the Champs

kitten picture of the day for saturday january 17

Waitress: A 90 minute smile.

Just got back from the Children's Museum of Richmond BOY what a disappointment

Lemonades - we will sell Lemonades!

I wanna get with you - - and your sister - - I think her name's Debra...

Click this balloon to fix this problem

Click this balloon to fix this problem

Who is it that when you see or hear them, you want to either stick pins in your eyes

Vocabulary challenge - for each answer you get right - rice donated

My Facebook experience lasted exactly two hours, and then I deactivated.

So, what are your favorite music DVDs?

FREE THE DUCK!!!!!

Graywarrior is the Ducktator. Only SHE decides what happens to the duck!

Mind Blowing Assertion about "The Departed"

I am a jelly donut. That is all.

Hey Tav, I got the picture of your kids!!

I see that Yusuf Islam (formerly Cat Stevens) is playing music again...

mainly because half the people I was with believed it until I explained the situation to them

You just KNOW PETA is going to get involved with duck safety on DU now.

Weird. I had a dream of flatulent Wench last night.

The Towering Inferno

"How many AAAAAs in Khaaaaaaaan? "

Why does orange juice just make me thirstier?

Arg. Negotiating a price to purchase a house is driving me bonkers.

there was congealed hamburger fat all over the pan i just got from the cupboard

Mental Math "tricks" you learned in elementary school

Is DU doing strange things for everyone else?

Never mind. I found them.

So I picked up Contra 4 for the Nintendo DS.

Pics from Maui...

Hmm. Going from Mac to PC mid-surf is like downshifting from fourth to first

HELP! I hit a key on my mac and now it is telling me every stroke I make

Anyone tried this?

The lyrics to the "Rocky" theme song

I'm going to see Rocky Horror tonight.

I see by their pizza-box logo that Pizza Hut is now simply "The Hut".

Never do a brazilian wax on a rooster

*** JANUARY PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST - FINALS ***

For a superhuman, Khan sure throws a lousy punch.

Near Dark is an ok vampire flick, but (spoilers)

God DAMN, that was good.

"The difference between us is not very far

Abbreviation FAIL:

Weird. I had a dream in fluent French last night.

Whale and Dolphin pics

They stole my car :(

So.......after being a single mom for many years now.....

What Is Everyone Doing On Tuesday?

Never do a brazilian wax on a roadster.

About the unscheduled plane landing...

"The Horror"

Well, since you insist- some Fractal Art (major dialup warning)

PUKE! Just saw this bumpersticker in the parking lot of the local Fred Meyer:

Linda Hamilton Was Really Hot In Terminator 2

The post about Harem Protocol Reminded me that I don't know what Harem Protocol is

What's everybody listening to tonight?

A very personal Procol Harum thread-Post your favorite Procol Harum song here

what movie should I rent

The Post About Procol Harum Reminded Me I Used To Have A Harum Here...

So, I read a post about Brady Bunch porn and I see this

Insidious ear worm....

Say you could design the perfect you...Well design you.

Gran Torino

If you HAD to change your username, what would it be?

B-52's aren't just for War.

Pictures of me making an emergency water landing (Shameless attention whore warning)

Chat al'arab,

This weekend my two cats are meeting JennaLaw's 3 dogs.

I just got a new guitar!

When Good Toys go Bad.

Help us decide the fate of the duck

Maybe I am eccentric, but I would so live here:

For user name amnesty I'm selling my screen name.

Neverending Sci-Fi Fantasy Movie Thread

Barrett-Jackson Auction, 1970 Superbird ...

Kitteh

My teenage neighbor was brutally attacked

I'll make a Deal: Donate as much money to DU as possible by 1 20 and the duck goes free.

I PASSED THE TEST!!!!!!!!!!

Party time at Chez Aristus!!! Who's with me?

Good lounge vibes please?

Good afternoon, and welcome to the icy, cold despair of winter's hell-like grip. n/t

So, in a dilemma - I want to watch DVDs in my office. I have an old TV.

What color is your toothbrush?

I think we have a live one in GD

The British have some 'splainin' to do. Why is "ginger" a synonym for red hair or orange cats?

I HATE my new printer...

How sad is it...

I hate when new posters are unfairly labeled as trolls.

You just KNOW PETA is going to get involved with geese safety at airports now.

Do you like to ride trains?

Could there possibly be ANYTHING more irrelevant, these days, than "Miss America?"

I'm at Mabus' house!

Daughter #1 ()8th grade one) just tossed this grenade

Your attention please Lounge Vibe Posse!

I'm developing a cold. Give me some bogus medical advice to combat it.

I had another eye surgery today (warning, large pic

You may like Rachael Ray or not, but you gotta admit she's got nice,

My teenage neighbor was brutally attacked

Got my pizza and my beer. What everybody drinking tonight?

Photo thread?

Why does this song make me think of this other (way different) song?

Are DU 'picture threads' relevant to your interests?

Are DU 'picture threads' relevant to your interests?

Post replacements for gray's duck!

My Bella Boo!

Spearhead - One Step Closer To You--Enjoy!

Okay time to play..Who has the best J.Depp pic!!!

Movies You Thought Were Good When You Were Young That Actually Sucked

The families of Flight 93 victims need a 2200 acre memorial for them? WTF?!?!

War doctor grieves 3 daughters

US suspends munitions delivery to Israel

Oakland Police to 11 Officers: You're Fired

BOLIVIA: Christian Groups Stir Up Debate over New Constitution

Suicide Bomber Kills One U.S. Soldier, Civilians in Kabul

Crunch 'cost Arabs $2.5 trillion'

Israel may halt Gaza war

Obama vows 'celebration' of American spirit

More riots in the Baltics

Israel to Halt Offensive in Gaza Strip

Israel Declares Cease Fire; Hamas Says It Will Fight On

Oakland Police to 11 Officers: You're Fired

Researcher: North Korea has 'weaponized' plutonium

Obama's People

Monetary union has left half of Europe trapped in depression

Northern rockhopper penguins near extinction (Happy Feet)

Thousands to march for Gaza peace

Kellogg recalls 16 products due to salmonella risk

American nudists released from Brazilian jail pending sex-abuse trial

Olmert: Cabinet has approved Gaza cease-fire

Scare for anti-whaler's skipper (white powder, Steve Irwin quarantined)

Report: Toyota to halve Japan vehicle output

First US Airways Crash Photo Captured On iPhone

South Africa's who’s who to attend inauguration

Obama rides rails to capital, as onlookers cheer

2 GIs killed, 12 others wounded in Kabul blast

White House opposes court order in e-mail case

Two U.S. banks fail, first casualties in 2009

Obama Team Weighs Government Bank to Ease Crisis

3 men held in Mass. in election night church fire

Bailout Is a Windfall to Bankers, if Not to Borrowers

People Urged to Avoid Peanut Butter Products

Obama Aide: Military Advisers to Meet on First Day

Rep. King: Obama should skip middle name in oath

DERSHOWITZ: Hamas' Dead Baby Strategy

In memory of 8 years of Bush. A blast from the past.

Hardball: Tom Andrews schools Tony Blankley on how Neocons undermined Iran after they helped us

Weekly Address: Our democratic tradition

Bill Cosby - Voting For Obama Was Wonderful

train ride through Ridley Park

Revolution by Gordon Free Band (Inauguration Celebration)

Better world in our time - President Elect Obama in Philly

Yo-Yo Ma's Obama Groove

Maddow & Huffington deliver rebuttal to Bush's farewell speech

Against The Wall

Video Essay: 5th Grader to Cover Inauguration

Security Camera Catches US Airways plane ditches in Hudson River

Leon Rosselson-Song Of The Olive Tree

Get To Know Us First

AFSCME: Make America Happen. Again.

Lewis Black - Milk & Water

Letterman Presents Final Compilation of Bush's Great Speeches

YES WE CAN - Will.I.Am (Remember this???)

Obama Express Train Spotters!

KO's Worst Persons: O'Reilly's legacy as bad as Bush's

KO's Worst Persons: O'Reilly's legacy as bad as Bush's

TYT: George Bush Was NOT a Cowboy, He Was a Cheerleader! (Ear-Muff The Kids)

FULL SPEECH: Obama in Philadelphia on Train Tour to Inauguration

Kentucky Unemployment trust fund NEARLY DEPLETED!

Obama in Baltimore

Spearhead - One Step Closer To You

The Week In Cartoons 1/17/09

Hey Bulldog (recording session)

TYT: Dick Cheney Takes A Nap During Bush's Farewell Speech (Ear-Muff The Kids)

Red State Update: Obama's Treasury Sec Pick Didn't Pay Taxes

When are we going to stop being the United States of the AIPAC?

AlterNet: Gaza Is a Concentration Camp

Man Is Arrested in Obama Threat

Barack Obama phone launched

Israeli Assault Injures 1.5 Million Gazans

Late Show - Farewell to "Great Moments in Presidential Speeches"

George W. Bush's sorry, sordid legacy

(repost) Dear 33%

AMD to trim 1,100 jobs, initiate temporary pay cuts

“We are All Palestinian”: Gaza, the War, and Global Solidarity

Still Breathing, A Report from Gaza

Pentagon, Pundits, and Propaganda

WSJ: Cut corporate taxes to zero and create real jobs.

Inclusive Alternative to Rick Warren invocation at Obama Inauguration

Bush Apologizes: The Farewell Interview We Wish He'd Give (Taibbi)

The Last Recount --Minnesota (Taibbi)

Gail Collins: Imagining the Inaugural

The Obama Train Hits Philly

We Need a Hero

Bailed-Out Firms Use Offshore Tax Havens

Breaking: Biden Tossed Off Amtrak Whistle Stop Tour

Invest in Community Financial Institutions

Rachel Maddow Show: Matt Taibbi on the Bush Legacy

10 Take Aways From the Bush Years - Bob Woodward

TO OBAMA: in every war speech add military & economic reality check

The Palestinians say: 'This is a war of extermination'

Ralph Nader: Punishing the Palestinians

Silverlight to Stream Obama's Inauguration

Guantanamo defense calls for charges to be dropped

Gaza: A New Middle East Indeed

Obama at a Theater Near You?

Obama's Half Brother Far From Spotlight

Obama is taking the train

Nazi behind Winslet film role is revealed

Media Matters: Coverage of economy repeats Iraq mistakes

SF Site: "Hail to the Geek: Obama, comics, and yearning for a superhero deep in the 'third act'"

TYT: In Gaza Conflict - Which Side Is Using Human Shields?

Personal and Political: Please Meet Jack

UK Jewish MP Sir Gerald Kaufman: Israel acting like Nazis in Gaza

Secret List of U.S. Military Bases to Replace Gitmo

Being ex-president is usually easy and lucrative. It won't be for George W. Bush.

Bush Relies on Future Historians to Tell Today’s Americans They’re Wrong

Eleanor Clift: End Of An Era- Bush's farewell address was the president at his worst.

Monetary union has left half of Europe trapped in depression

Did Venezuela's Opposition Meet with US Officials in Puerto Rico?

Repeat: 20 Million Arrests, and Counting

Bush Is Over! - Remake of John Lennon Song "War is Over" - HD Music Video! - PUBLIC!

Hundreds of Iraqis gain vocational skills, but future of program is uncertain

Seabees diverted from Kuwait to Afghanistan

Taliban’s use of roadside bombs doubled in 2008

Yokota personnel busted for 'Bar Row' curfew violations

Senator calls for disciplinary action over ASY funding

Report: Guam listed as a possible staging area for Iraqi immigrants

DOD helping its troops and employees make sense out of tax code

Decision on carrier base opposed by Virginia lawmakers

New faces, familiar training for the 173rd

Vicenza bans older cars in city

Obama to Face Major Troop Decisions

Airman Faces Seven Counts of Rape

Cancer-Stricken Colonel in Command at Inauguration

Prosecutor Loses Bid to Delay Hearings

Guards to Throw Party for Shoe-Thrower

Army Prepared for Inaugural Trouble

Navy to close last facility in U.K. by May

The hydrate hazard - A moderate increase in sea-floor temperature could trigger … widespread release

Northern fur seal pup decline: lowest birth rate since 1916

Tropical rainforests are regrowing. Now what?

Anti-whaling ship in Australia, plans return to Antarctica - Reuters

U.S. tells plan to drill off California coast

Nature Conservancy backs Delta canal, with conditions

Ailing brown pelicans may be victims of frostbite

On Heard Island (Southern Ocean) Glaciers Melting, Temps Higher, Rising Seas Split Peninsula

Critics Accuse Brown Govt. Of "Fantasy Economics" On Heathrow 3rd Runway Plan

Nothing Canada Can Do Solo On Climate To Protect Polar Bears, Environment Minister Says

Queensland Rains Welcome, Dengue Outbreak Not - 140 Confirmed Infections In Cairns

Worst Drought In Nearly 50 Years Devastating Argentina's Beef, Wheat, Corn Farmers

Norwegian Ski Team Takes Narrow Lead Over Brits In Race To South Pole - Reuters

First Federal Approval Confirmed For Cape Wind Project From Minerals Management Service - NYT

Coal Industry Digs Itself Out of a Hole in the Capitol (WSJ)

Argentina's Corn Planting Expected To Drop 26% In Teeth Of Current Drought - Bloomberg

AARGH! Salazar Pledges "Wise Use Of Our Conventional Natural Resources" In Confirmation Hearing

Submarine To Probe Pine Island Glacier - WAIS Glacier's Outflow Rate Up 54% Since Mid-1990s

Giant Softshell Turtle Thought Extinct, New Species Of Corpse Flower Found In Cambodian Jungle

Medvedev's Envoy Among 6 Killed In Chopper Crash - May Have Been Poaching Endangered Mountain Sheep

Sea Shepherd: A Great Victory for the Whales in Indonesia

US/Canadian Arctic Survey Sounds Alarm On Recent Changes In Ice, Temperatures - "Highly Unusual"

Byron King - The End Of The Oil Bust - aka The Curse Of $35 Oil - Agora

Move Over, Thoreau — Rationalist environmentalism better prevail, and fast.

Worldwatch releases 'State of the World 2009'; IPCC chief challenges Obama to further cut emissions

Gold mine wants court to OK dumping waste in lake

RigZone Op Ed - Why We'll See $200 Oil Soon

Warren Watch: Sokol plugs electric car, Berkshire investment ($232 million bet on a Chinese company)

RealClimate: CNN is spun right round, baby, right round

83% Of China's Coastal Waters Polluted By Sewage, Industrial Toxins In 2008 - AFP

Rising sea levels threaten East Coast - Reuters

CA Water Year Not Looking Good - Jan. May Be Driest On Record, Sierra Snowpack At 67% Of Average

Stephen Shalom’s Gaza FAQ

“We are All Palestinian”: Gaza, the War, and Global Solidarity

Israeli assault injures 1.5 million Gazans

Israel again pounds Gaza ahead of ceasefire vote

Israel Steps Up Bombing Ahead Of Ceasefire Vote

Taxpayers are spending over $1 billion to send refined fuel to the Israeli military

Iranian cleric calls for shooting Livni

Israel's 'other voices' go unheard

Hamas to blame, MPs told

Two children killed in Gaza as Israeli tank strikes United Nations school before ceasefire

Israel Criticized for New Deaths as Cease-Fire Looms in Gaza

Barak: IDF carrying out Gaza missions in impressive fashion

Southern synagogue sustains direct hit

is it so hard to see this guy is a medical support team member?

Captured Israeli soldier curiously missing from Gaza war

Gaza protesters arrested in Brighton arms factory seige

5 IDF soldiers wounded, 1 seriously, by anti-tank missiles in Gaza

WHO Appeals For Protection of Hospitals And Ambulances Hit In Gaza

UN chief slams 'outrageous' bombing of UN school in Gaza

Hamas insists it will continue battle

Israel may halt Gaza war

Punishing the Palestinians by Ralph Nader

Israel to relaunch Gaza operations if neccessary: Barak

Indonesian protesters of Gaza op call for country's only synagogue to close

Soldiers' mother: Stop Gaza doctor's propaganda

Ralph Nader: Punishing the Palestinians

Hamas Vows to Fight Until Israel Leaves Gaza

Apocalypse Now?

Gaza war recovery plans face huge obstacles

Egypt Securing Gaza Border: Mubarak

Berlin court: German Peace Council is allowed to use Hamas symbols

Gaza: A New Middle East Indeed

Egypt to host Gaza summit

Top 5 Lies About Israel's Assault on Gaza

Gazans don't trust Israeli ceasefire

Israel declares ceasefire as it hails success of bloody Gaza onslaught

Weighing Crimes and Ethics in the Fog of Urban Warfare

The Blame Game in Gaza: Covering for Israel, Concealing War Crimes

Gazan Doctor and Peace Advocate Loses 3 Daughters to Israeli Fire and Asks Why

UNDP warns Gaza violence will have long-term impact on Palestinians

Question: Why did Osama Bin Laden want Israel to attack Gaza?

Britain to send warships to Gaza as Israel prepares for ceasefire

Gideon Levy / An open response to A.B. Yehoshua

Weighing Crimes and Ethics in the Fog of Urban Warfare

Israel To Begin Unilateral Cease-Fire At 2 A.M.

George Galloway's powerful speech in the House of Commons about double standards towards Israel

Likud, Kadima Fight for First Place in Israel

The Palestinians say: 'This is a war of extermination'

Stimulus Plan Repeals Big Tax Break for Banks

states should cut upper admin's salaries by 1-5% and save hundreds of staff jobs, IMO

Seminar at Health Food Store

Top Economic Blogs

A Legacy of Debt

200+ sign document condemning PA inaction, calling for national struggle government

The American consumer is like an abused wife.

The sequence of global insolvency begins

Domestic Workers Rising Up

Making the Feds Model Employers

Teamsters President Hoffa weighs-in on Obama

You're on the Air

Vought workers end 16 week strike (Union agrees to a deal worse than the one it rejected in Sept)

CNA: National Single-Payer Health System Would Create 2.6 Million Jobs

I just heard someone got killed at the place I used to work.

Canadian Auto Workers union dismantles blockade at parts plant

Today in labor history Jan 17 IWW songwriter Ralph Chaplin writes “Solidarity Forever”

FIGHTING FOR CARPENTERS RIGHTS IN SALEM, OREGON… picketing scab jobsites around the state capital

FROM UNION LABOR TO THROWAWAY JOBS…San Francisco Chronicle to fire all 200 Teamsters-printers

THE PARADOX OF THE HUDSON RIVER AIRLINER RESCUE… union workers are derided as “union thugs”

The social paradox in the “miraculous” rescue on the Hudson

THE UNITED AUTO WORKERS ACCEPTS GOVERNMENT BAN ON STRIKES

Did you know that Jon Stewart and Steven Colbert were to blame for Sodom & Gomorrah?

Partial list (AZ, CA, FL) of activist events for National Freedom to Marry Day Feb. 12:

Congressional Leader Asserts LGBT Civil Rights Agenda

Homophobia and Antisemitism often go hand-in-hand.

My deepest apologies if my recent post from Medical News Today was offensive to

Tom Hanks Says Mormon Supporters of Proposition 8 'Un-American'

Stone: Hugo Chavez has 'intoxicating' energy

Brazil backs Bolivia's Morales with drug war help

BOLIVIA: Christian Groups Stir Up Debate over New Constitution

American nudists released from Brazilian jail pending sex-abuse trial

Bush go-ahead to Peru trade deal sparks criticism

BOLIVIA: Christian Groups Stir Up Debate over New Constitution

What a day coming! Eldrick Woods in DC! FOOTBALL!!!!!

Health Care You Can't Afford Not to Afford

Green Tea

‘This Question Has Been Asked And Answered’

What does this mean ?

Would-be robber gunned down by his victim

If Gun owners are required to register their firearms and then they are banned what will happen?

I finally remembered a dream.

Name change amnesty ..

shadows and reflections (and a bush)

*** January Finals are now up in GD ***

The New Lunar Rover mockup will be in the Inauguration Parade

First visible-light image of a planet orbiting another star.

Did dark energy give us our cosmos?

Are religions creative forces that alter the societies in which they exist?

Wine Braised Fennel - the wine is optional, imo

I promised pictures

Inauguration menu with links to recipes

The meaning of life.

Obama and Lincoln: Linked by a Bible

Brain dump #2 - Thai chicken

Houston sculptor preparing massive Obama bust

I'll drink that - Obama inauguration drinks

A glass to Molly Ivins

Net Neutrality in Stimulus Bill

nevermind- I fixed it

Maybe we did "help in the turning"

To my friends at DUJK...

Derek Simpson's secret deal over perks and pay rise

Christopher, who is from Wisconsin is charged with threatening Obama

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