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Archives: January 19, 2009

Flamebait Afternoon? Locked?? A travesty!

For any of you who support the College BCS system

Watching the concert replay

The concert is being run again right now for those who missed it (or those who want to see it again)

Some other people who would appreciate Pres. Obama

Cindy McCain asked to join 'Dancing with the Stars'...

Anyone knows what time they're carrying the entire MLK I have

Heads up: "Young Scientist Challenge" on the Science Channel right now.

George Bush's Impression of Today's Concert

NBC Coming up soon on the East Coast, SNL Presidential Bash

Some quotes from those crazy folks at Rapture Ready...

Racism on the web - lets shoot this guy some comments....

The Bush Trap

Murkowski Asks Bush To Pardon Stevens

welcome to my world..responses to my letter on Dr King

Freepers appear to be enjoying the concert...

Sully serves as a prime example of how courageous Americans can be when faced with calamity

J-Lo & Marc Antony didn't endorse OBAMA but are cashing in on the spotlight now. n/t

"Beautiful Fool"

On Facebook? Please RSVP for this "event"

I'm going to wear THIS on Tuesday AND to the VFW (and you know WHY)!1

I want to root for the Cardinals, but

Just think if the country was getting ready for McGramps and Mooselini. What would we be seeing?

Garth makes ya want to shout

How prescient was The Onion 8 years ago?

Bubonic Plague sweeps Al Quade training camps

OKAY - so I'm going to sound a bit crass...and grateful at the same time

Torture Is Good And Christian-y - a must see SNL Ann Coulter imitation!

Karl Rove will give Bush your farewell letter

Worst presidential legacy

The production quality of this Lincoln Memorial Concert is beyond description

Zucker wants to prove his irrelevancy (a.k.a. "Call in Conservative" and buy my movie PLEASE!)

More battles ahead in Russia's 'gas war'

I cant stop crying...Seeger Springsteen and the children singing This land is your land

Shine is off FARC rebel army

Nakasone: Crisis shows need for humane capitalism

BBC: Woman fined for eating crust


Gene Robinson's Invocation

Shut Down Mail Service In Washington DC Til Wednesday

Will Obama give the Bush Administration a pass on their crimes?

Can you feel it?

Anyone hear how many people were at the concert today?

George Bush's Impression of Today's Concert

A small update on the Emmonak situation - from The Mudflats

My reply to David Gregory and people like him who say..

I'm totally freaked. I just heard I may not get my disability check next month.

I have to say, the Army singer they had did good on the national anthem.

High Hopes Add to Burden For Obama

Finally Back In Vogue?

DU's own Eliz Edwards speaks out on healthcare in FLA!

After his presidency, George Bush wants to help Gulf Coast area

Martin Luther King, Jr. - "I Have a Dream"

Not much chance of these two being photographed drunk in a gutter, eh?

Not much chance of these two being photographed drunk in a gutter, eh?

If Obama picked Skinner to be in his Admin. What would the reaction at DU be?

I LOVED the "Coat-Concert"..

McCaskill wonders what's wrong with mascara, Joe Lieberman "speechless"

One small step for Obama...

One small step for Obama...

There were times this last 8 years I thought Bush and Co. would never go away.

For me, the single most convincing argument pro universal healthcare:

"Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere." Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Look at Google! Note the graphic!

Please help :Green Acres Animal Sanctuary

Pelosi Open to Prosecution of Bush Administration Officials

Yes GD is back

St.Bernard/Prynese....And the name is.....Drum Roll Please....

More exotic imports impacting Florida....Zebra Lionfish found in Key West.

AOL: "A Fun Look Back at Bush's Presidency." Huh?

Most see Bush presidency as a failure, but 'DISASTER' is more appropriate

Possibly the worst line in the entire election campaign


This is what happens when one "assumes."

Ok, what the hell did I miss

So when can we expect the pardons?

Just heard a caller on C-SPAN recommend people to go to DU

Anyone see BO Kenyan Grandmother?

Juan Cole: King's Anti-Imperialism

Just heard a caller on C-SPAN give drop a DU rec

Change the locks on the shadow government

Would you pay $30,000 for a Chevy Traverse?

Nice MLK banner on Google today.

The most insulting aspect of the looming pardons

CNN will play MLK's entire "Dream" speech at 12 pm ET n/t

FYI - HBO to replay the "We are One" concert at 1pm and 9:30pm Eastern today

Just Bragging: I was at the "I have a dream" speech

Vincent Bugliosi needs to be appointed to investigate War Crimes

My mom doesn't have HBO but is dying to watch the "We Are One" special..

I like how this has worked out! MLK Day today, President Obama tomorrow!

Labour stakes its reputation on second gamble

Inaugural art blog post

For those who said we'd see a black president the day the Arizona Cardinals play in the Superbowl...

Mom miffed over gay mag...

Just pause a moment in your daily life and just take a breath to..

Most blacks say MLK's vision fulfilled: poll - Meanwhile SC quietly reviews Voting Rights Act - CNN

Bush making calls to world leaders

James Clyburn (D-SC): V is for Vindication

Has anybody counted the hours and minutes left to

Sorry guys, but American Pie is one of the worst movies ever filmed.

Presidential Pardons are explicitly for Federal Crimes only.

Bush's One Achievement Fails

Quick preview of what the ENTIRE WORLD will be doing tomorrow:

What is the exact timeline of the Inauguration?

First impressions from Masdar's sci-fi solar city (Abu Dhabi, UAE)

WPo: Hayden says Obama will NOT Investigate or change Torture Tactics

Question On Pardons?........

Inauguration Mass Murder “would be a public service.”

How appropriate that Obama is painting things "Blue" as part of his

Obama on stem cell policy

Any Good Pictures in archives of President Obama

1968 AFSCME Memphis Sanitation Workers' (I am a man) Strike Chronology (NAACP National Guard & MLK)

Ruby Bridges . . .will witness another milestone 50 years later

Ruby Bridges . . .will witness another milestone 50 years later

Holy shit ..... on his last day in office, i heave learned that George Bush and I agree on something

Opinion: President-elect Obama will spend political capital every day he isn't investigating

Opinion: President-elect Obama will spend political capital every day he isn't investigating

Oil futures dip after Israel-Hamas cease-fire

drive time this am on npr....newt fucking gingrich

Why Am I Thinking Of This Song Right Now?

My shirt for my Dr King speech today

Anyone have a link or know of a site that lists all of morons* midnight deregulations

Dr. King and the 1968 AFSCME Memphis Sanitation Strike (videos, photos, text of speeches etc.)

Hero Pilot and Family Invited to Inauguration

What Bush's punishment should be...from a gaming nerd's point of view

Would Abraham Lincoln be a Democrat or a Republican ?

Tonight's dinner for McCain .....

Good Riddance, Rotten Prince


Capt Sully and family will be at the inauguration (per MSNBC)

Inauguration Eve

Progressive Startup to Re-open Rust Belt Factory and Make Revolutionary Green Product

Defense procurement case cited in delay of women's contracting program

AP: Obama Team Debating Violating UN Convention On Torture

A Troubling Level of Winter Violence in Afghanistan

24 hours to go!

The Right Wing is trying to set Obama up for failure in a lot of ways.

War of words breaks out between Nato, Karzai govt

Robert Gates will be at an undisclosed location in the event of a worst-case scenario tomorrow

Breaking: Bush's Last Minute Health Care Plan; Single Prayer Health Care.

Would the closing of Gitmo be of any consequence or just more political theatre?

I can't hate Bush no more.........because.

No bail outs to companies that have escaped taxes

Martin Luther King, Jr. I have a dream speech on right now CNN.

Economic people out there - when does money become worthless and what happens then?

On Route to the Concert, the Day's Joyous Vibe Goes Off Message

No new president has ever been set up to fail so badly

23hrs & 20 minutes to go

Are you somewhere without MLK Day Events? Feeling left out? Help is available

What Gives Me Hope . . .

Check out this clock

In order to receive a pardon, does one have to APPLY for one?

So, was the past 8 years of suffering worth it?

For old times' sake, one last tin foil party: Gates will be doomsday designate..

Countdown: 23 Hours Zero Minutes

HBO- It's starting NOW

World newspapers shred Bush**. "A buffoon and warmonger.."

Could the Presidential Pardons Already Be Filed, but Not Made Public?

Attention Apple/linux users streaming tomorrow's events

Let's Give Bush A "Swearing Out" Ceremony

I've Been Watching CNN's MLK Day Converage

Hey freepers? Love the law? Get your own to obey it first:

I'm Gonna Miss Bush

I've lived 16,356 days but only 6,136 days under a Dem president

Maybe he can pardon Joke The Plumber for douchebaggery

More Americans Joining Military as Jobs Dwindle

Malia ran back to the door to help someone with their

It almost doesn't seem real

For those of us who have to work tomorrow, lets compile a list of sites that stream the festivities.

Americans, feeling the love

Al-Qaida threatens Germany

Bush Commutes Sentences for Two Former Border Patrol Agents

Pardon Predictions???

Never mind, I messed up. Whoops! n/t

Boxer Statement on Bush's Last Minute Offshore Drilling Plan

40 hours to go...

The guy who runs Production here at work put a big picture of

Alaska Native Family Scores Legal Victory Against British Petroleum

The racist right indulges its assassination fantasies

In less than 24 hours, the Rapture comes11 Praise Jeesus11 Series!!

Advice for the next two days. Hydrate

Andrea Mitchell is speaking with Gene Robinson now n/t

"Thank God this eight year fraternity party is finally coming to an end."

Does anyone here know if Alberto Gonzales has found a job yet?

Post ONE thing you won't miss when these D-Bags leave!

So has that Fascist Prick Warren dropped out of the Inaugural Ceremony yet?

The American people, for the most part, are good and smart people.

Damn! I just turned on the concert and missed the beginning. What is the line-up and what did I

So what did you all do for your day of service?

Say? Is it safe to start blaming Obama for all of Bush's f*ck-ups yet?

Bye Bye Bush-- good riddance (Video)


This Countdown Special is so awesome

I'm having a Presidential/Political movie marathon tonight on my projector...

Probably a silly question about the Inaug. concert.....

Chrysler now in talks with Fiat

"I've never heard a President use words like destiny or sacrifice without thinking bullshit"

Mississippi Paper Offers Apology for Its 'Gross Neglect' During Civil Rights Struggle

FYI, Inauguration Lincoln Memorial concert/HBO/about to re-air, 6pmCT.

Happy MLK day.

Shutting The In Laws Down Fast

Who Here Will Be Drunk By Noon Tomorrow?

Check Out The Lyrics To This Great Anti-Bush Song

Anyone watching Larry King on CNN? Stevie is about to be on the show...

I'd Like To Take This Moment To Thank George W. Bush

LOL - I was searching for news of any Chimpy last minute pardons, and found this

Can someone direct me to tuesday's schedule of events?

About homophobia


Now THIS Is leadership

Today is the last day George W. Bush will ever hold a job of any kind.

On Facebook? Please RSVP for this "event"

In honor of Dubya's last day. A re-publication of an old classic.

In honor of Dubya's last day. A re-publication of an old classic.

Pardon Watch: Those two Border Patrol guys just got their sentences commuted, reports MSNBC

Free at Last political cartoon by Jeff Koterba (my best post of the day)

Top Saudi cleric: OK for young girls to wed

Obama is not a rockstar. He is a politician and the next president of the United States.

That final segment of Dateline was amazing.

So..what do you think Bush's letter to Obama will say?

If you are looking for good, solid financial news....

Are You Ready For The Depression??

Are You Ready For The Depression??

Are You Ready For The Depression??

Lowery's Preaching, Not Warren's, Will Illuminate Inaugural Day

Moms Get Pledge, End Hunger Strike

Gates to sit out Obama inauguration

The Rude Pundit: "What Was Yours Is Everyone's From Now On"


Question answered, moderators delete.

Jill Biden said on Oprah that

Can somebody point me to a map of the mall security zone/ entrances pls? thx!

Gitmo empty before Obama takes oath?

Developing: HBO says they aren't to blame for not including Gene Robinson in concert special

I don't believe I have *ever* heard a more beautiful rendition of "America the Beautiful"

K&R if this is the message for today: Yes we can!

Illegal wire-tapping suit now in Obama's court

Turn on CNN

this is a concise list of Bush adm failures.Remind your neighbors

Bush Moving Party - Volunteers Needed

Sen Lisa Murkowski Asks Bush To Pardon Ted Stevens

Should Obama's Administration be concentrating on mass re-financing?

Obama's Inaugural Poet, Elizabeth Alexander, Speaks Out


Is the Progressive Radio Show about the inaug. streaming on C-Span live or a repeat?

Help me make a decision, please. I have classes scheduled all

Obama's Inauguration Path

Obama's Inauguration Path


Hillary Clinton on Emily's List "When Women Vote" on C-Span!

Anyone else just think "Damn, we really won!!" every now and then???

Flight 1549 & 19-Year Old Ferry Captain Brittany Catanzaro

So if Obama is sending coded messages that he is anti-gay, then why the gay choir?

Timeline for the inauguration?

Just think. In a couple short days we'll be getting rid of the trash, baby!

Obama Quiz. How well do you know him?

Number 44

Number 44

When is this terrorist going to get busted?


One of the better Google Logos

UH OH: Obama team debating UN convention on torture

Watching the Inauguration on TV?

Watching the Inauguration on TV?

Watching the Inauguration on TV?

Anyone watching MSNBC????

'Elections Aren't Democracy'- Barack Obama

Some marketing guru should get the SHOE THROWER in a Super Bowl commercial

Bush commutes sentences of border agents

On MLK day, a query: How many know what Rev. King actually did? (NO Wiki peeking!)

I feel oh so sorry for all of you not capable of my great warmth and joy!

please critique my ltte Re: failures of the Bush Adm.

poor old Freepers

122,400 LOOOONG seconds to go...

Barack Loves Georgie - Headlines 1/19/09

I do believe I could die tomorrow with a smile on my face

Study finds payday loan fees take money from health care

OMFG Are you watching Obama with the baby and toddler

CNN is making everything about their reporters. Just read your script.

No more Bushisms!

Taliban Bans Female Education in NW Pakistan

I do believe I could die tomorrow with a smile on my face

The BushCo moving crew is enroute even as we speak ----->

Snort. - The freeps are seriously losing it.

The GW Bush Pardon Pool - How many ?

Who's watching Ashford & Simpson sing "Solid as Barack" on CNN?

Do Women Get More Bangs Because Of The Bucks???

Danger, Will Robinson!

Get your Obama Pix

Okay, seriously folks. Will Bush ever take a trip out of the country

Page 6 U.S. extradition laws with Paraguay

HBO Streaming Inauguration Concert... FREE... NOW (11:30pm central)... Link...

Buffett says US in 'economic Pearl Harbor'

Anyone notice the Google logo today?

I think theres a technical problem with the alert function


In Barack Obama's call for a day of service, what would you do to help?

In Obama's rise, Kenyans see lessons for Africa

In Obama's rise, Kenyans see lessons for Africa

The HBO thing comes down to money

Watch the 2009 Presidential Inauguration without a TV

Hahaha .... Tim Pawlenty fails to defend Sarah Palin's absence from DC tomorrow

My intro for the Dr. King film at the Veterans Home earlier today

MLK: Why I Cannot Be Silent

I Enjoyed The Entire 'We Are One' Concert Today

I didn't think anyone could be as bitter as I was in 2000. But Freepers and RW pundits are moreso.

Rick Warren's African Allies Tied To Massacres, Sex-Slavery, Forced Labor, Concentration Camps

OK it's finally hit me

OK it's finally hit me

Should the US government cease sending foreign/military aid to Israel?

Some right wing kid on Dr Phil just said the media pushed Obama through myspace and Facebook

Fuck off, you pathetic, insufferable lout. And don't let the door hit you in the ass on the way out

Three shot in two incidents in Marrero

A bizarre thought went through my head. Does anyone think * will end up throwing Cheney under a bus?

Freepers are wishing for Obama to fail miserably so they can say "told ya so"

Freepers are wishing for Obama to fail miserably so they can say "told ya so"

US Air 1549 had engine failure problems two days before downed flight

US Air 1549 had engine failure problems two days before downed flight

For the life of me, I cannot find anything about Martin Luther King, Jr. on my Comcast Cable.

Thank You Martin Luther King Jr.!

What a history making today was, with the train coming into Union

“It spreads quickly and kills within hours. This will be really worrying al-Qaeda.”

“It spreads quickly and kills within hours. This will be really worrying al-Qaeda.”

By tomorrow, we'll all be debushed!

What I did today in honor of the Inauguration..............

What's the deal with Beyonce? Why is she so hated?

The big " We Are One' concert'? - no union bug on the HBO b'cast.

Flat Screen Cable People... You are the devil

24 Hours to go: Reflections at the end of the Bush era


Mississippi Paper Offers Apology for Its 'Gross Neglect' During Civil Rights Struggle

I guess I haven't made that big a change-letter printed today by a local

David "Toss the shoe"-ster? Chris matthews is having fun.

Would this work for you as a way to honor the one who dishonored us?

The Celebration over Obama is Justified but also

HBO is a major homophobic media outlet.

Editorials worldwide pillory Bush one final time

Does this look right to you here in mid-January?!1

Proof of an alternate universe? LTTE from Mpls. Strib...

HBO owns Obama's inaugural concert. If you took any photos or videos you'd better destroy them now.

I take no joy in Bush's failed Presidency. I'm just glad he's gone

can someone please make sure Matthews has all his meds.

Did you ever think it would be like this?

Eight killed in Brazil church roof collapse

A Report: Bush's 2001 Inaugural Celebration: 40,000 Attend Lame, Boring and Uninspiring Program

I watched this HBO Obama concert today and not to critisize

Oh Noes!!!111 What will we do on the day without a Conservative???

So a little over 24 hours from the first democratic President in 8 years being sworn in....

CNN's BIG BIRD SCREEN! (what a stupid POS)

Protesters Shout at Warren During Ebenezer Sermon

Am I crazy? Did HBO edit down the replay?

Wheres Blago?

awww freepers cancel their inaugural ball....

awww freepers cancel their inaugural ball....

Will anyone ever just be happy for the hope they've been served?

CNN: Obama May Reverse Bush Abortion Policy In First Week

Video of Bishop Robinson's invocation

Up to $20m at risk as American trader vanishes

Yah! The DUzy's are back! Thanks HawkeyeX (and JeffR)

Bush commutes that sentences of those 2 border agents that shot the drug smuggler in the ass.

Interesting take on values, formed watching PBS newshour. Mentioned how important

Repeat of Barack Obama interview on TV One right now

"Republicans Want Pres. Obama to Succeed"

"Republicans Want Pres. Obama to Succeed"

I have no problem with bush's commutation of the sentences of Ramos and Compean

Chris Rock on Obama: "There's nothing to say about Brad Pitt"

In addition to Captain Sullenberger.....

DC Gay Men's Chorus Performs At Obama Inauguration Concert

I have to wonder what Bush is thinking right now.

Earthquakes, record cold, rain and snow, floods, volcanoes....when Obama is president...

Celebrate: We Are One (heavy photo)

Can't you just see Bush issuing a back-dated Pardon next week?

HBO is passing the buck on Rev. Robinson... to the Presidential Inaugural Committee.

Letter from a Birmingham Jail

Big balls in DC

Watching replay of Meet The Press

WATCH: Dr. King Discusses America's First Black President In Unearthed BBC Clip

I know there are more people who deserve it more, but I wish Studs Terkel could have seen this..

America's use of phosphorus, poison gas, flamethrowers and atomic weapons in WWII.

Don't flame me, but I sorta don't want to rush Inauguration Day

Oprah show guest list for Mon and Wed

HOW DARE Obama hold an inauguration on TV...some only have radio...

Not my president. Not any more. I have had enough.

Did Bush have a big inauguration like this?

Listening to long time coming -- and crying

Why We Have to Look Back John Conyers

what time is the swearing in?

1987 season opener of 'Dallas'

Garth stole it

Sully's going to the Inauguration!

This is true, we have prevailed, Got the best person for President since

Happy Birthday Dr. King

inauguration day freebies

Why did Garth Brooks get to do 3 songs? I am poutraged.

Any plans for a DU meetup in DC?

How Come I Always Miss The Really Cool (P)Outrages?

I have a dream.....that when Obama escorts Bush out of the White House

Bush commutes prison terms of former Border Patrol agents

scab being accompanied by security in a pub at 5:00 am cst

Jamie Foxx freaking rocks with his Obama imitation!

BWAAHAHAA! All That Experience and No Place to Go....

Rooming with Michelle Obama (Video Interview) & Boston Globe Article

17 hrs 19 mins to go but who is counting?

Comparing Obama with where Bush was at this point...

Enjoy union made coffee without the bitter aftertaste of the Starbucks union buster

Anyone else see the assassination bullshit on CNN and Nora with her basketball line?

10 Bush pardons to watch for

Freeman foots prom bill in Sundance doc

Pics from concert.... sort of..

Words we are unlikely to EVER hear from Pres. Obama

Obama just dismissed the press so he could continue to work

Far Fewer Consider Racism Big Problem

Obama Aides Offer Preview of Inaugural Speech

"Fox News" says they will cover Obama objectively, just as they had Bush

Anyone else having problems posting in GD?

In honor of MLK's birthday I give you Lift Every Voice & Sing

Elegant and Graceful

Barack Obama Essay: Martin Luther King Day

We Can Never Stop Crossing the Bridge: The Continuing Struggle for Voting Rights

Was HBO to blame for this too?

Birther crazed Freeps now hoping to see Obama arrested by U.S. Marshals

Former Sen. George Mitchell to be special envoy to the Middle East?

WTF? A Website Dedicated To Exotic 'Pet' Ownership?

Gee, the tv head seem to think obama's got a lot of challenges

US Air might be lying about the bird strike to cover their

A prayer for Rick Warren

What would you say are the odds that Barack is inheriting another Great Depression?

The "L" Word

Watch or Stream online the "One" concert on HBO today (1/19)

A prayer for Rick Warren

Here is the video of Gene Robinson's Invocation

Hey CSPAN! Please continue to let the bigots and racists talk when they call into your shows.

Just got back from the We Are One concert in DC

What is the most important change you want to see in the next year?

Bush's Farewell: CC'ed for BS Impaired

Americans, Feeling the Love "For the first time in a long time, it's cool to be an American,"

Say Good-Bye to Chimpy Thread:

Where can I print out an regular paper sized "Hope" or "Progress" Obama poster?

Feelings of disappointment will not be permitted.

Oh shit...the weather is NOT cooperating with Washington today

California to Suspend Welfare Checks and Tax Refunds

To DUers Who Are Going To Be In Washington D.C. Tomorrow:

STOP. THINK. If McFailin has been elected, what would we have

Is this fucking true? Can this possibly be true?

A Link For Educators:

When will Scooter Libby be pardoned

CNN does a Piece on AirForce-1 Pilot who is "moving on" ...Thank God he's not Obama's Pilot

So, I have seats for the Swearing-in. When they announce Bush should I....

You are either with President Obama or you are with the terrorists

A History Of Pardons

So awesome that Pete Seeger got to lead the closing song today

Bush's Last 24 Hours Inside White House to Be 'Mostly Private'

Somewhere in Heaven....

Does anyone remember Reverend Andy Sidden? Yesterday reminded me of him...

Note to Skinner: How about creating a Kick/Recommend button?

"One Day More"

Aretha Franklin: my respect for Barack Obama

Bush expected to pardon those with torture links

Maybe this is why it happened.

"Then, as a country, we woke to find it wasn't a dream at all."

"Poutrage" is a term bound to make people angry

Today Feels Like December 31st

Why the need to stamp out or discredit other DU'ers' disappointment in Obama?

I am offended!!!!

I am offended!!!!

Seeing the "Whistle Stop Tour" Obama Train come through my old home town

For those getting hit hard in these economic times...

So The Gay Community WAS Represented In The Televised Concert Yesterday?

From HuffPo: Washington Woodstock (photos of THOUSANDS of Americans ready for a real President)

Do You Think Bishop Robinson Would Have Agreed To Give The Invocation Today...

The Anger at Obama over Robinson and Warren shows that we've actually moved forward

Bishop Robinson not being televised was a stroke of genius by someone.

C-Span. Wow, the racism elicited by the discussion of MLK

For "We Are One" Concert, Michelle Obama Chooses Narciso Rodriguez Again

Best Post Ever - May the Road Rise to Meet You in the Face, You Treasonous Son of a Bitch

HBO is homophobic..yeah, right...come on....the claim is BULLSHIT

January 20th, 2001 vs. January 20th, 2009

On this joyous, historic occasion for Democrats, Progressives, African Americans, People of Color,

Hissyspit's Buttload of Inaugural Celebration PHOTOS Thread (DIAL-UP WARNING)

Maybe I've made a difference

Just one more day and I'll have to retire this line:

Oh boy. Obama's daughters get to watch Miley Cyrus and the Jonas Brothers

Day of Service or Day of Self-Service?

< 24 Hrs. and that Rat Bastard is done.

One can find economists to back any policy just as you can find lawyers to sign off on torture

24 hours and 8 minutes!

Martin Luther King Jr on War and Poverty

Tenaciously Proud

The sarcastic mocking posts must stop - the use of "poutrage" is itself sarcastic, mocking, and

Yay! I Got My Obama Commemorative Coins In The Mail Today!

Sorry guys, but American Pie is one of the worst songs ever written

Seven Days Underground (the birth of DU)

Michelle Obama still has not picked out her Inaugural Gown...WTF???

What no-cost symbolic changes can you think of that would set a new tone in government?

If bitching about an awesome, historic and extremely moving inaugural celebration is foolish...

How many here will be watching the Inauguration for the first time since 1997??

How many here will be watching the Inauguration for the first time since 1997??

Tomorrow, I will wear a flag lapel pin for the first time in 7 years

Day of Service: DU'ers post your service here...

"There is no water in the valley of despair"

Where Can I Buy The DVD For The Concert At The Lincoln Memorial?

Rules 3 and 4:

Dr. King's August 28, 1963 speech on CNN Now!

CNN: Obama visits wounded soldiers at Walter Reed

How To Get To Noon Tomorrow Quicker

"You can please some of the people all of the time and all of the people some of the time,

DC's homeless rousted for inauguration. No change there.

Obama now Live!!!

Despite the crybabies pouting over the use of POUTRAGE I will continue using it, AND. . .

Despite the crybabies pouting over the use of POUTRAGE I will continue using it, AND. . .

What is it that the "far left" wants that is so bad for the country

The View from the Mall: A Pic That Says It All

Not a single word about equal pay for equal work at the inauguration!! Are women pissed?

West Point Cadets list Harvey Milk as example of West Point leadership in film

Amid all he discussion of the first AA president,

Obama Takes Office Today

Ugh, now I am tearing up

Obama speaking now on MSNBC

This person at another board is getting on my nerves

Tonight, Obama will find out how to catch bin Laden

Let's ignore Obama's stated motivation for not wanting investigations for a second...

Questions: Does anyone know if Robinson feels "snubbed"?

It is Caroline!

As an atheist, I'm glad Robinson's prayer was cut

Philly PG Andre Miller didn’t vote, but he’s going to the Inauguration to party, anyway.

Biden shushes wife after secretary of state slip. (full story)

Something unusual about yesterday's event -- almost no protesters.

Hey DU, what are YOU doing tomorrow? and where?

******** I PLEDGE *********

LAT: Forget inaugural bashes -- some Republicans are skipping town

What a sight it will be ...

BREAKING CNN: People on flight 1549 2 days before say that they had the SAME problem!

I don't think I have ever done something so important with my life (Ken Nerburn)

Photos: Obamas, Bidens Participate in Community Service

Fox News: Bush COMMUTES sentences of convicted Border Patrol agents

Pass it on...

Did Mika just say the New Deal didn't work?

Still time for a Bush Miracle?

Just in case you missed it: Kendrick Meek for Florida - Kendrick Meek is running for Senate

Bishop Robinson on NPR right now.

Bush's Final Purge

Anybody else watching MSNBC hear the protests at the White House?

Excuses, excuses

Barack Obama’s Speech at Ebenezer Baptist Church at the same pulpit where Martin Luther King spoke

Bishop Robinson on MSNBC right now... not CNN, dammit!!!

As promised JCS scheduled to meet with Obama Wed to receive order to leave Iraq in 16 months

On the eve of MLK day, a confession by a reformed bigot.

The Top 20 Jon Stewart quotes

Obama reaches out for McCain's counsel

Today's festivities online at

BREAKING:Bill Nelson appointed to Senate Finance Committee (from FDP)

Posted without comment

the documentary "Crawford" is available for free on Hulu

What's up with Obama not inviting Mavis Staples to his inauguration?

Biden Now Live!!

Wouldn't a legacy conscious Bush hate issuing pardons ADMITTING criminality in his inner circles?

So, the message for today: GLBT people are best used for entertainment, but for God's sake...

Perhaps John Conyers has deferred his investigation until

From Bishop Robinson's Blog...

Where do we draw the line ?

did you just see those babies lovin on Obama on CSPAN. He's

Bye Bye W (You Tube Video)

Yipee ki-yay,

Pardon Countdown. What's up with the BushCo pardons?

Today reminds you of what holiday or holiday eve?

Video: Obama’s first official USAF flight

So many evil and/or racist sons of bitches want Obama to fail

Do we have a DU MeetUp spot for tomorrow??

"Bad things happen when Obama speaks" - whiny LTTE in Columbus Dispatch

OK..It's official... I just made the worst batch of Mac&Cheese in history..

Any good links to people crying

Black president? Impossible: Congressman savors moment

Just heard Gene Robinson on Talk of the Nation (NPR) ... and he still doesn't know why HBO ...

Pam's House Blend: The invisible, inaudible Bishop Gene Robinson ("We can't hear you!")

From Think Progress: "Thank You For Standing Up"

More information on Challenger the Bald Eagle at the One Concert for Obama

Will Bush and Cheney be booed when they are introduced tomorrow?

20 hrs 17 mins 20 seconds to go (but who is counting)

Bush History: 3 Bush Insiders Slam 3 Bush Policies, & Bush's Last Full Day

Jim Crow Segregated Florida in the 1960s as experienced by James "The Amazing" Randi

Lifehacker's Guide to Catching the Inauguration from Anywhere

Bush's last act: Putting Lou Dobbs out of a job...

No More Pardons, Commutations

H.J. Res 5

Say can Skinner give us a Bush countdown clock thingy for the next 23+ hours!

So, do DUers still think that the Lincoln Memorial event was a last minute job?

So, do DUers still think that the Lincoln Memorial event was a last minute job?

Michelle looked really nice today, didn't she?

Day of Service Photos: Michelle & Jill package items for Military, Barack paints homeless shelter

How have you served today

Finally back. I cannot believe it's almost here!!!

Will Wednesday become an unofficial National Whistleblower's Day?

Change from the bottom up

This is how awesome I am: I'm "Your Take #2" on TPM right now.

Bushisms: Post your favorite ones here:

Where did the thread for tonight DC meet-up go?

Who do you think Bush will pardon today?

Harvard, MIT profs join Obama team

That's all . . .

Does anyone have a schedule of events for tomorrow? n/t

What network looks to have the best coverage of the Inauguration?

Joe the Biden and JIll on Oprah now!

Sen. Hillary Clinton Says Goodbye to New Yorkers

Bush kept us safe after 9/11!

Andrew Sullivan: Can Barack Obama fix it? Yes he can

No moving trucks needed for Bushes on Inauguration Day

The inauguration of Barack Obama

Will Obama reform or reassure?

Three Jewish rabbis slated for prayer recital at Obama inauguration

OMG! I just realized why HBO was chosen!!!!11!!

Bush's bon voyage card - Sign it....

From Books, New President Found Voice: "Words had the power to transform."

Opinions on tobacco taxes?

James Taylor

Barack Obama Wants Caroline Kennedy for NY Senate

I'm Having Dinner With A Semi Retired Fundamentalist Minister

In another way the Lincoln comparison with Obama is on target

Think before you post.

Do we need to rename DU now that we're in charge? Public Democrats anyone?

Are there any plans for republican protests tomorrow in D.C.?

Keep track of Obama's promises (895) as he takes office.

Palin bristles as JKF's daughter glides towards Senate

Republicans live one blessed life.

My Team is going to the Super Bowl & Obama Inauguration - What a Week!!!!!

Can someone please post a video of Shrub and Shooter leaving The Hill

Barack Obama and a plunger: He might not want to remember this photo

Let's talk about YOUR "pet issues".

Don't expect any more pardons from Bush... and with good reason

Does anybody know when the U.S. Mint will produce a President Obama coin?

BWAHAHAHA-Secret Service arrested man for tossing a shoe over WH fence!

Do you believe "destiny" had anything to do with Barack Obama becoming president?

Rock Obama

Question -- Where are the "free speech" zones for protesters?

Queerty: "Obama's Secret-Gay Inauguration Concert"

So when do we tell the freepies that we have the whitey tape, the birth certificate and we believe

122,400 LOOOONG seconds to go...

What will we talk about here once they're all gone?

One last message to George Bush.....

David Maraniss on Obama: Restless Searcher on an Improbable Path

A lesbians take on the Reverend Gene thing

I'm sure I'm not the only person here who's worried about tomorrow

DUzy 2.0 released - in GD

At this time tomorrow, our president will be Barack Obama.

NYTimes: "In McCain Country, Acceptance of Obama Grows"

Wal-Mart, $640 in back wages, would never have happened if the employees were represented by a union

How 'bout that...

Christopher Hitchens: It was "our society" that asked Bushies to torture

Bill Clinton sees less divisive politics under Obama

Inaugural Committee will rebroadcast Robinson on the jumbo screens on the Mall tomorrow

As an atheist, gay and why I'm not surprised.

Is really listening? And can someone explain to me, please, the difference between

One who is counting down to the oath by the seconds

Will Obama stiff the Veteran's Ball ... or will he let them cool their heels

Newsweek - No pardons for Libby, or anyone else!

What are you streaming right now?

I have a confession-

Aussie artist uses tattered stars & stripes for portrait of Obama

Michelle Obama chooses L.A. jeweler Loree Rodkin's earrings for "We Are One" concert

Why the Ideological Melting Pot Is Getting So Lumpy

Coming Out of the Cold

Marriage and Equality

Less than 18 hours to go in the Bush admin. I think we might make it.

If anybody wants to see Robinson's invocation, it's up on youtube.

Obama: We'd always intended for HBO to broadcast Robinson

I am a bad citizen.

Dr King's Prediction

A brief apology.

Why do you think Bishop Robinson's prayer wasn't included in the HBO special?

Is Obama against Gay Marriage?

Democrats dominate electoral college with 'Blue Wall' of states

President Elect Obama, HBO; the GLBT community thanks you for a job well done

Transition: Biden was offered only VP slot

For the record, I have not always wished to see Obama fail.

Anyone else going to watch the Kid's Inauguration on Disney tonight?

Face it. Nobody has any good excuse for being on the Intertubes

It's almost over! We're gonna make it!!

I Wish Obama Would Wear A Lincoln Type Top Hat For The Inauguration

Is someone taking inventory at the White House today?

Downtrodden meet the man who will take them to Barack Obama's ball

How much credit goes to Will.I.Am's "Yes We Can" video for Obama's win?

So what's George B doing tonight?

***FOR MY 1000TH POST: Thank you DU & BHO!***

'America's Song' free download

Sources: Obama may quickly reverse abortion policy

Last freaking day of turdship!

Will Rev. Warren's microphone work tomorrow?

Hey Kids!! I just got back home .... how'z y'all doing?

It's all Obama's fault. Freepers to swarm Dallas. is updated! Anyone else notice?

************** 24 HOURS **************

HBO has video from Sunday up on their website

From CNN regarding Michelle's college roommate...

Why has Obama not mentioned LBJ at all?

This is an awesome, historic and extremely moving inaugural celebration but let's bitch

Rev Robinson's Invocation

Rev Robinson's Invocation

Superficial comment deluxe (deal with it): The Bidens are gorgeous, Jill is totally cool.

What's with all the crying on DU lately?

Growing stocks of unsold cars around the world - photo gallery - quite amazing!

Sarah Palin on Glenn Beck's new Fox program talking about Obama...

TV Barn: "Why was Rev. Gene Robinson kept off 'We Are One'? Some transformation."

Jill Biden let it slip to Oprah that Joe Biden was offered choice of Sec. of State or VP

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

VPE Joe: Hard at work! (pics)

Inauguration day hourly schedule

I know I am going to be accused of poutrage but I admit I am pissed off that I didn't get to hear

Rev. Robinson on MSNBC: "PE Obama has a real sensitivity to LGBT people and our lives..."

This is just one example of the popularity surge Warren got b/c of being chosen to give invocation

The score, 8 years out. Bush: Total effing failure. Al Gore: Nobel laureate, producer of ...

Obama Supporters in DC Want Bush Arrested

Today feels so much like New Year's Eve to me...

LOL!! Wasilla Hillbillies: "Sarah Palin calls Levi's Family White Trash"

Obama not going to attend military ball?

Grrr. I just Heard a John Lennon recording used as music for a Cisco commercial

Size matters when it comes to female orgasms....

Yay! We're getting a new president!

If this picture doesn't give you goosebumps and a few tears welling up in your eyes....amazing!

Unbelievable. Two high school girls on CNN just now talking about having to desegregate

Hissyspit Goes To Today's March To The White House And Shoe-Throwing Protest PHOTOS

My opinion on the Warren/Robinson controversy...

"America's future": cute pics of PE Obama from today!

Jill made a teensy weensy boo-boo?

Coleman grasping at straws, now wants to open thousands of absentee ballots

She Got The Call Today (Updated)

The GLBT community deserves an apology for today.

When do the Pardons begin?

When do the Pardons begin?

Teacher wants to expel Huck Finn - due to N-word

Gates has been designated Successor by the Outgoing Administration-YIKES!

DUzy 2.0 - The New Version - Inauguration Release!

Woman Refuses to Abort Twins With Two Heads, One Body

Hah! Bush Can't Get an Agent

CNN will be replaying MLKs I have a Dream speech

A Heartfelt Apology to the Iraqi Dead and their Families

Why do teachers get the bad rap for students' inability to be taught?

Filled with pride at today's events, yet still able to speak out. Walkng and chewing gum.

Can They Install A Big, Loud Horn on Airplanes To Scare The Geese Away?

A quick education for the South bashers here...

A quick education for the South bashers here...

Limbaugh, Hannity and Coulter looking as relevant as 1980's parachute pants.

Common objections to universal single payer health care and some snappy comebacks

For those DU'ers who did not make it to see these days, We salute you.

Cornyn Threatens To Hold Up Hillary Nomination Over Foundation

BREAKING: Bush Declares a State of Emergency

Some island sounds for you:

A Guy Was Driving His Boss To A Business Meeting And They Drove By A Sign About Canada...


I'm watching the "RFDTV" channel...

Lizards. Help. Which pic should I use for my Facebook Profile?

Post here and I will call you a freeper

anyone have a pic of Pete Seeger with that cute little hat

K&R is you think K&R Requests are Ridiculous!

A Prairie Home Companion.

So, who won?

On Facebook? Please RSVP for this "event"

Oh nevermind.

What the hell happened? I go to the bathroom for two minutes and the Ravens score a touchdown


Sugar Hill Gang

A Prairie Home Companion

oh my God, what a scary fucking hit

Why is one of those teams wearing Packer colors?

Ham And Rice Day?

I made an inaugural wreath for my front porch. It has red lights, red white and blue

Did you touch it?

I thought this was funny....but maybe some people won't!

I'm a sad panda - no Cold Case - st00pid football

What's So Funny 'Bout Peace, Love ans Understanding?

Somewhere tonight, there is a deliveryman scrubbing out his underwear.

Jesus Wants Kurt Warner To Win

If you drive a beater or compulsively pleasure yourself, you should read this

Now how did I miss this?

Tone Loc's operatic career was probably ill-advised

Don't you just love it when...

*****DU Rule Guide To Pissing-On*****


*****DU Rule Guide To Fitting-Rooms*****

Free 1998 BMW M3

OMFG - I made it in the LA Times

Cemetery humor

Well that settles it. Go Cardinals.

What is this crap on Fox?

it may be a small gesture, but I hope you understand it is done in kindness and solidarity

Anyone else think Taylor Swift is irresistibly hot?

The sky is so clear tonight that I can see all of the constellations.

Flamebait Afternoon. (as was locked as inappropriate for GD)

*****DU Rule Guide To Getting-Off*****

*****DU Rule Guide To Pissing-Off*****

does alerting more than once get a post locked any faster?


Its A Wonderful Life!

Clive Owen....

Purpose Driven Protest photos from today - xpost from GLBT - Dialup Warning


A conversation about the School of Hard Knocks.

I heard that some minor league team from a western state...

I guess smegma was TS'd

Someone stole my fence!

Hey, Rabrrrrrr!!!! C'mon, dude. Piss me off!


About guacamole

Hey, philboy!!!!

facebook video sucks!

Just got back from the bar.

Lonestar Beer Puzzle Caps


"The owner wasn't very pleased with your performance..."

Ava, I'm crazy....

i found his type!!

*PSA* The Lounge Mafia NEVER sleeps.

I'm gonna go see what's on TCM

Kittimus Prime be a Pirate....arrr

Anybody watch the Galactica season premiere?

So it's the Pittsburgh Steelers vs. the Arizona Cardinals

Flat Screen Cable People... You are the devil

Flat Screen Cable People... You are the devil

Fire on the Mountain

LISTEN!! will be alright.

What if I "ask" a dumb question and get all pissy with everyone "who" answers?

Pierre, what can I do to be your type?

For meritorious service to the lounge and admirable use of the Advanced Search function, LostinVA is

I like your smile, but I ain't your type.

I drank a GALLON of water today

I'm not my type.

Flowers and puppies. n/t


Jesus Christ! It's a fucking greasy mess in here tonight. n/t

Deleting Browsing History!

My Health Plan!

So, who did the Cardinals endorse in 2008?

jesus christ, you people are crazy

A Conversation About The Kudzu League...

God this was fun! Thanks Pierre!

I miss NYC.

"You're not my type"

I did not time the inauguration correctly.

The next time I break up with a girl

Anybody still awake?

*****DU Rule Guide To Fitting-In*****

Is anyone else having trouble posting in GD?

Why didn't anyone tell me about Carl Hiaasen?

No more Danger Will Robinson

Why do itches run away from scratching?

It's the middle of the night back there in America. Don't you people sleep?

Do you think I could get some of these things on the "greatest" page...

*****DU Guide to DU Guides*****

Pierre, I want an answer to this question

A conversation about the Ivy known as Kudzu, upon which I'm bullish.


My DU treatment

Gay Interracial Relationships

The Alert button.

DU Donation

where the hell is godzilla

where the hell is godzilla

the phrase of the day is "the scent of your balls is like a drug to me"

Free Jeremy!!!!!111sn afkln!!11endsn%$$$4%43d n111111!!!!!!!!!!!!

An error occurred during processing.

Ok I have something important.

Hello My Apple

Wow - the Fasting for Bush website is now Fasting for the President.

Cool...Obama cookies

***** DU Guide To Reading Comprehension *****

NO, Ma'am

check in here if you're not his type

Check here if you are his type ( guaranteed to sink or your money back )

What are the ramifications of an AA Duer getting a Pizza on MLK JR. Day?

Is anybody having trouble getting into GD?

Lost in Space Robot actor dies

Please help :Green Acres Animal Sanctuary - Rainsville, Alabama

OK, my mind is in the gutter

Your ass was sleep or tricking or doing whatever you do

They're getting ready to world premiere U2's new song on Irish radio - if you want to listen

Today's code word is 'pithy'

'Click the ball to change its colour'

Nine Inch....


mcctatas is DTM. So is bigwillq.

Thanks A LOT, Barack Obama. Jeez!

Things I don't understand.

What was that phrase again? What happens to make a kitten cry?

Should those of us DTM start our own club or Lounge or something?

can you guys post more j/o porn pics?

I missed all the fun

It's amazing how different the lounge looks

anybody out there interested in having a clothing optional meet up?

Hahahaha... Iza is Youtubing songs from his new guitar book

imagine . . .

In these last days of PeterU, I only wish I would have once seen a PeterU appreciation thread...

Anyone here a fan of Aussie rules football?

Study shows overall happiness directly linked to proximity to Ludacris.

Officer, please, for God's sake, they're looting the Food King!

If loungers really were lolcats

Portia De Rossi And Ellen DeGeneres Go Vegan

kitten picture of the day for sunday january 18

Funny pic of the day...Bernie Madoff urinal target...

It was my understanding that everyone had heard.

Where's that son of a bitch who harshed my mellow last night?

If you like catchphrases, check in!!

Super Bowl prediction

Eagles' Fans.

I thought I swore like a sailor.

I am TOTALLY my type.

Blind Guardian - Imaginations from the Other Side.

I am SO not your type,

In the future all money will be baby teeth.

Talk about blowing smoke out of yer ass...

Why Johnny Can't Read . . .

any chicago area DUers want to come to my inaugural "ball?"

uh-oh...I'm having problems buttoning my pants


Where the hell are the Mods?

U2 producer poll

That Wales UFO....

My eBay Auction ends in 57 minutes. Ask me anything.

DC DU Meetup Pictures! (dial-up warning)

One of the Eagles players predicted they'd win because an eagle is an American bird.

For those who said we'd see a black president the day the Arizona Cardinals play in the Superbowl...

What happened to Andy Griffen's wife?

K&R if you're my type!

Good morning Lounge

That stuff that sprays out of an orange peel really burns the eyes.

You're not my type...

Lately I've been worrisome...

sausage appreciation thread

JOKE- good old boy sees two of his friends at the golf course

Oh baby it's COLD outside!

As undisclosedlocation is perishing in the amnesty, I should really tell you people off!

I have a dream...

There were pianos with five pedals at one time, Conrad Graf's Fortepiano:

I need a nap.

Paul Blart was the #1 movie this weekend.

Worst ways to wake up.

A Tale of Two Parties


Political games allow dickhead to create to imaginary words

Lingerie Bowl players quit in objection to game being held at nudist resort.

Bought a new vacuum cleaner yesterday....

Worst case scenario

worst ways to wake up

Is NBC's "Kings" going to be any good?

ET, the best kids movie ever...

Quick, before the name change: A PeterU appreciation thread.

JackMN took FOUR HUNDRED (+) pictures with my camera.

Video games allow you to travel to imaginary worlds,

"An unforeseen event has occurred that will delay shipping".

BREAKING: Bush Declares a State of Emergency

He won't stop swallowing his teeth.

I have to post this, though it goes against everything I believe in.

Flight 1549 birdstrike. MIHOP or LIHOP?

Flight 1549 birdstrike. MIHOP or LIHOP?

I hate life. Slightly. At the moment.

Today is Blue Monday....Third Monday in January

Hey LeftyMom

Beatniks: The original punks, or the original posers?

Damn you Daddy, the Texan thought to himself.

Me, Matcom and Parche were "Dead to Midlo" before it was cool

I'm suffering, so you can just suffer too.

About half the country is in the 60's or above

I'm betting Pierre.Smooth was Asher Heimermann.

Vodka drinkers- Cast your vote:

I just watched a Hitler in front of me...

a picture request

I am getting ready to leave for my inaugural adventure....

Has anyone here ever done their own pet vaccinations?

I need to dispose of my old user name after tomorrow...

If you are choosing a new name?

Have you ever allowed your toddler to rub his bare butt on your spouse's pillow

Have you ever allowed your toddler to rub his bare butt on your spouse's pillow

Midlo thanks Jesus for helping her win the big bunco game

Thank god for iPod and Wii.

I had my first phone conversation with a DUer today!


I saw an X-ray of a girl passing gas

Can anyone tell me what is the purpose of the DU Buddies list?

A new concept: "Pro Abortion-Doughnuts"

If a car battery's dead and

Oh-my-god, a co-worker just sent this to me....f'ing hilarious

What are you toasting with/drinking/smoking tonight/tomorrow?

'What I look for when Obama is president'

Just watch half of NC get shut down tomorrow.

Best ways to wake up?

Alien or Aliens?

I've been gone a couple of days. How did the eaglets do yesterday against

This is so bizarre (it's either laugh or cry. I'll laugh)

How do you rip a video off of youtube?

So "which" post got him TSed?

The internets keep lying to me. T or F it's sooo bad to swallow gum?

My neice, 31, has died

Richard Cheese: Thee Lounge Singer for The Lounge ~ and not a moment too soon

Ever given "Falling George" a try? Here, have fun.

Did you know unicorns do exist?

Well, Oeditpus Rex was right. The whole thread got disappeared!

The "Started to go to work, then realized it was a holiday" Club

keep me company

I'm not a homophobe guys...

I want to know the truth from all of you American women...

You are not my type.

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Mon 1/19/2009)

One last time, for old times' sake...


Check out The Visitor w/Richard Jenkins...good movie...

OK, so who's changing their username during the amnesty?


OK..It's official... I just made the worst batch of Mac&Cheese in history..

i just watched a fucker in front of me hit a dog

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 1/19/09

WTF? Did DU seem to take a nasty pill today?

24 hours to go... WOO HOO!!!!!!!

I'm taking my husband

Oh Hell! Please send me good vibes!!!!

Obama is seriously disappointing me in his treatment of the gay community.

You are my type.

You are my type.

Name your Nickelback coverband

Why cats paint

Baby Photo Contest! Plz help

Gene Robinson + D.C. Gay Men’s Chorus Shoved into HBO's Closet

"Look Around You."

Bush has new portrait painted as last day of Presidency is here...

If you are under 50 yrs old I doubt you have a real appreciation of

Who does Caroline's daughter Rose look like?

A response to hate

Have you FORGIVEN Lars Ulrich?

How come in Die Hard 2...

For those who think inaugural invocations matter

Blood donors: I gave birth to her, Her life is in your hands.

OK - Call me thin skinned but I am out of here until Wednesday. Blessings to you all!

DUzy 2.0 released - in GD

So Jack Jacobs is trying to say that Obama is "snubbing veterans as a payback"

Bittersweet thoughts on new beginnings and old habits

Ukraine Bonds Signal Default as Russia Has ‘Upper Hand’ on Gas

Financial burden of homeownership spread unequally

Israel Hits Another UN School before Ceasing Fire

CNN Poll: Obama More Popular Than Ever, Despite Speed Bumps

Labor and environment groups call for delay in US-Peru free trade agreement

NTSB: Airliner's engines lost power at same time

Poll Finds Faith in Obama, Mixed With Patience; "riding powerful wave of optimism into White House"

China reports second bird flu death

Barack Obama, Greta Garbo and China's trade surplus

UN official asks Obama to stop Khadr trial

Rulings of Wrongful Detentions at Guantánamo (in the last 3 months - 24+ declared improperly held)

Axelrod: Obama will act quickly on diplomacy, Iraq, economy

Obama, With Stars and Masses, Celebrates (Photo Galleries, Too)

Obama prayer leader from group U.S. linked to Hamas

Riots expose roots of anger on EU's edges

Thailand to tackle migrant claims (asylum seekers put to sea to die)

Melbourne writer jailed for insulting Thai royals

First Cambodian "Killing Fields" trial set for Feb

Rwanda ends spat with Germany over genocide arrest

Scale of Gaza destruction emerges

Alaska senator asks Bush to pardon Stevens

German Banks Face Further Big Losses

Murkowski Asks Bush To Pardon Stevens

Bush commutes sentences of former US border agents

EU Slashes 2009 Economic Outlook

Bush commutes sentences of former US border agents

Buffett says in NBC interview that US is in 'economic Pearl Harbor'

Murkowski Asks Bush To Pardon Stevens

Gaza homeless toll 'hits 50,000'

Gates to sit out Obama inauguration (as "designated successor")

Teen battling cancer gets inauguration tickets

Israel To Pull Out Of Gaza By Inauguration

Crew Of Downed Plane To Media: Chill

Up to $20m at risk as American trader vanishes (a new one from Tennessee)

Bush commutes sentences of former Border Patrol agents

Obama to Issue a Call to Action in Inaugural Address

Guantanamo court convenes amid chaos, confusion

Iraq: Baghdad to sweep beggars off its streets

UPDATE 1-U.S. FDA confirms salmonella in Kellogg snack

Security Officers win historic victory as Kaiser Permanente ousts irresponsible contractor

Breaking: No Libby Pardon (No Bush pardons at all?)

China approves "Serfs' Emancipation Day" in Tibet (update)

Rulings of Improper Detentions as the Bush Era Closes

(London) City Hall will fly the US flag tomorrow

Thailand sentences writer for insults

Exclusive: Wright Sings 'Proud' Tune on Obama in D.C. Pulpit – Then Rips ABC News

NY governor says no decision yet on Senate seat

New twist in former Sen. Stevens case

Sully's next flight could be to the inauguration

Human rights lawyer killed in central Moscow

Fresh attacks on Pakistan schools

Iraqi shoe thrower to seek Swiss asylum

Cost of Borrowing Zooms Up for Corporations

Protests mark Bush's last day in office`(protesters throw shoes @ the gate of WH)

Bush spends final day calling world leaders

Afghan president claims defense deal with Russia

Report: Bush commutes prison sentences of two Border Patrol agents

New revelations on invasion of Iraq (Dutch officials withheld memo questioning legality of war)

'Lost in Space' actor Bob May dies at 69 in Calif.

Iran students say time for U.S. to change policy

Iran students say time for U.S. to change policy

No Pardon For (Scooter) Libby

Fiat May Take Up to 35% Equity Stake in Chrysler, FT Says

Congress Pushes For Credit Card Relief

Editorials worldwide pillory Bush one final time

Poll: Tax cuts boost support for Obama stimulus plan

Windows virus infects 9m computers

U.S. client (State Farm Insurance) cancels contract with fraud-hit Satyam

S&P strips Spain of its AAA credit rating

In My Lifetime

PRIVATE: a film about Israeli soldiers occupying a Palestinian house

George W. Bush vs Charles Manson

President-Elect Obama Meets Oliver Homan - Behind The Scenes at a ritzy party

The Girardeau Family Joins Obama Whistle Stop Tour & Pres Obama meets the Guests

Solid as Barack - Ashford and Simpson (AWESOME!)

Sharon E. Watkins Sermon: "As If..." - Part 1

Martin Luther King, Jr.: I Have a Dream

Jewish Women Occupy Israeli Consulate in Toronto full story

ARETHA FRANKLIN - Young Gifted & Black

TPMtv at Inauguration: The Manifest Hope Exhibit

A Long Hot Summer: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Tom Paxton: I Am Changing My Name to Fannie May

Twenty-Twenty-Twenty-Four Hours To Go

Obama explains his gay marriage strategy

Barack Obama's Comments on a National Day of Service

Black National Anthem to the tune of the Star Spangled Banner

Hitchens vs Smerconish on Waterboarding

Obama Inauguration Fever - Feel It All Over (Stevie Wonder)

The Obama Brand

stevie, usher(i think) and shakira at inauguration. well done

President Obama, Please Get FISA Right

Land of the Free

Yes We Did! - Happy MLK Day

Closing Argument, MLK Conspiracy Trial - 1999

Elaine Taylor - The Rise and Fall of Empires (We Know How it Goes)

Martin Luther King died in the midst of supporting workers in a struggle to form a union

Obama Girl + Obama Duet!

Rachel Maddow: Obama Inauguration parties and Kate Clinton on driving evil spirits out of WH

Al Jazeera English: Bush's legacy, from Afghanistan to Katrina - 16 Jan 09

U2 OBAMA CONCERT from Lincoln Memorial

Speaker Nancy Pelosi on prosecuting the Bush administration

TYT: Mike Huckabee Says He is Not Pro-Sodomy! (Or Pro-Palin)

George W. Bush Six Months From Today

Gene Robinson's Prayer Kicks off Inaugural Events

U2 performs at Obama Concert (REMIX)

The 44th president-Renewing America

NYT book review, "King's Dream": A New National Scripture

Obama needs to act fast - but America's problems won't be solved overnight

Celebrate the moment. From then, it's not who Obama is, but what he does

“We Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration”: Lyrical Messages About an Inclusive America

WP, pg1: President-Elect Sees His Race as An Opportunity

E.J. Dionne: Why the Uniter Divided Us

The plague has swept through an al Qaeda terror training camp, killing 40

An Old Soul

'The US and Europe Standing Shoulder to Shoulder'-Letter from German Foreign Minister

Israel, Gaza, Oil...

Riots expose roots of anger on EU's edges

Bush's legacy is America's shame

Legacies? How About “Good Riddance to the Swine?” by Walter C. Uhler

The case for nationalizing the banks

From Books, New President Found Voice

'This is our hope'

Editorials Worldwide Pillory Bush One Final Time

Moved by poster. Wrong forum. nt

New Administration. New Blog! BI30 becomes Mugsy’s Rap Sheet with New Look!

HBO to Employ 'Bad Dream' Device to Depict Bush Administration

Parsing Gains of Gaza War

What Obama Should Read-25 books the new president should have by his bedside.

...Capt. George W. Bush was the best captain the Titanic ever had...

The Martin Luther King they won't celebrate

Classic LTTE: Let's give Bush his due as president

Norman Lear to Americans: Know Your Shit

Assassin Wannabe: “. . . it’s not because I’m racist. . .”

Most Valuable Progressives: Code Pink's Transition

Restless Searcher on an Improbable Path Good Article by David Maraniss

It's an Obamanation!

I've got just one thing to say about Bush...

Obama Reaches Out for McCain’s Counsel; "I don’t think there is a precedent for this."

TYT: Tom Hanks Says Mormon Church is Un-American

Josh Marshall: TPM Launches TPMDC

Has anyone else seen this nonsense? Pray Obama fails (link from Drudge)

"Bush and the Bush-Haters" by J.R. Dunn (batshit crazy whining)

The Horror of Healthcare in America

My local fishwrapper - with the emphasis on hysterical

Message in a Bottle

A Letter From the Grave

Sean Hannity: Champion Fighting Goose Abortions!

TO OBAMA: Tell the wealthy to stop being selfish crybabies

Why Do Limbaugh and Malkin Hate America?

U.S. Army Band is ready for inauguration

Maintenance company soldiers return from Iraq

Airman on trial in beating death of soldier

Testimony shows scope of meal problems at McCoy

Obama pauses to honor war dead at Arlington

Soldier killed by roadside bomb in Iraq

West Point site to tell firsthand story of war

General: Winter ops to help cut Afghan violence

Seabees tapped to support Afghanistan surge

Board finally to review disability ratings

Course designed to help thwart roadside bombs

Lejeune Marine dies in bike wreck

Lejeune unit tests new approach to safety

Lejeune Marine arrested on terror charge

Airmen returning to Mountain Home from Bagram

AFPC releases demographics report

(Air Force Times) Editorial: Air Force fails PT test

Northrop Grumman to build new Ford carrier

The Bush Years: A growth in communication, evolving politics and war on terror

Iraq set to control ‘Sons of Iraq’ by April

Commander addresses Iraq challenges

Air Force to invite some officers to return

Residents in Naples left worrying about water

Off-base water testing dropped in Naples

The Oath Tomorrow; Today Obama Honors King

At Gitmo, Hearings As Usual

Drug test clouds airman’s status

Leaders look for help to lessen bike deaths

Testifying in Uniform Nets Punishment

Israel to Quit Gaza by US Inauguration

SecNav sounds off on firings, carriers, crew size

Stennis, strike group to leave Saturday

The Top 10 Conservative Idiots, No. 356

Time to rock the boat on Japanese whaling, report says

NASA ... top ten plants that help clean out Benzene Formaldehyde & Trichloroethylene

World Wetlands Day is 2/02. Raise Wetlands consciousness! Plan a Gathering....

US nuclear firms try to break liability logjam with India

Peak oil review - Jan 19

Why "Independence from foreign oil" is nothing but political sloganeering

Israel Hits Another UN School before Ceasing Fire

From the Independent: Victorious, but vilified: Israel has 'destroyed its image and its soul'

Gershom Gorenberg in Haaretz: The war as warm-up act for Obama

Israel plans to complete Gaza pullout before Obama inauguration

Bolivia to take Israel to The Hague

Israel to keep troops in Gaza following ceasefire announcement

Turkish PM says Hamas authority must be respected

Israel recruits 'army of bloggers' to combat anti-Zionist Web sites

Unanimous Consent By Glenn Greenwald

A return to square one

Déjà Vu in Gaza

New Middle East indeed

Egyptians Sick Of Own Government, Media Over Gaza Claims

Hamas vows to rearm after Gaza war

Robert Fisk: So, I asked the UN secretary general, isn't it time for a war crimes tribunal?

Ban urges Arabs to back Abbas in Gaza crisis

Why American academics must join boycott of Israel

Travel advisory issued for top IDF officers

Gaza: Palestinian family mourns 48 dead

Israel: Criminal and wretched

US journalists call Livni a 'terrorist'

Bitter pill after the mourning

Israel fears wave of war crimes lawsuits over Gaza offensive

Saudi Arabia pledges $1 billion to rebuild Gaza

Hamas says 48 fighters slain in Israel-Gaza war

Why the Arabs Splinter Over Gaza

The Angevin Counterfactual

Campfires flicker in annihilated Gaza garden suburb

Hamas Says 48 Militants Killed In Gaza Operation

Europe says no Gaza reconstruction under Hamas

Another War, Another Defeat

Cease-fire in Gaza appears to be holding

'Hamas rounding up, torturing Fatah activists in Gaza Strip'

The violence network (About Al-Jazeera)

Abbas in limbo

Reservist arrested for refusing to take part in Gaza op

Could There Be a One-State Solution?

Who will save the Palestinians?

Gaza homeless toll 'hits 50,000'

Report: EU to lift sanctions on Hamas if Palestinian unity gov't formed

Arabs: Israel ammo in Gaza had depleted uranium

Blind and burnt: Mahmoud, 14, young victim of banned white phosphorus shelling

Egypt's Mubarak: Hamas invited Israeli offensive

Israel forms 'army of bloggers' to combat anti-Zionist Websites

Madoff's Mother......In August 1963, the SEC announced it was...

Question about my bank

The S&P downgrades Spain

Swiss central bank predicts mild recession!


Scale of Gaza destruction emerges

The case for nationalizing the banks

Amnesty Int'l: Israeli army's use of white phosphorus in Gaza is 'clear and undeniable'

Geitner should be handled like Summers--OK to be an adviser,

Workers Struggles: Asia, Australia and the Pacific

Heavy filings for jobless benefits crash system

Surveillance of Local Union Office Ends in Assault by Off-Duty Police Officer

Today in labor history Jan 19, 20 rioting strikers were shot by factory guards / Joe Hill arrested

Card Check

Union Civil Rights Activists Vow to Keep King’s Dream Alive

Blue Oregon: Martin Luther King, the Memphis sanitation strike, and the dignity of labor

Hotel Workers in DC “Button up” for Employee Free Choice

Writer, producer and director for over 3 decades explains the need for the Employee Free Choice Act

Global unions behind US passage of The Employee Free Choice Act

Wal-Mart, $640 in back wages, would never have happened if the employees were represented by a union

Martin Luther King died in the midst of supporting workers in a struggle to form a union

Wall Street Voodoo - Krugman



So what's your e-cred?

I'm Giving Out Hugs...

I have a very serious question

A totally serious question

On the Celebration of the 80th Birthday of Dr MLK Jr, get to know Bayard Rustin

Why even HAVE a GLBT forum here

A nice post in GDP could use some k & r love.

Ugh- so pissed off tonight over the Robinson slap

Saddleback Church Protest Photos from today - Dialup Warning

Video: Rev. V. Gene Robinson's Prayer

HBO shoves Rev. Robinson and D.C. Gay Men’s Chorus in the Closet

Behind the wave of anti-gay hate crimes

Prop 8 Legal Defense Fund Plea for Money

Why Obama Should Meet With Hugo Chavez

Chavez on Obama. his own words

Former El Salvador guerrillas ahead in vote count

Univision interview with Obama (edit)

I called it 3 weeks ago...Cardinals and Steelers

Rejoice, Sports Forum regulars!

Super Bowl spread: Pittsburgh favored by 6 1/2

Too bad you can't say Arizona Cardinals fans have

Where will you be for the Superbowl?

Can the Steelers Beat The Cardinals, Kurt Warner, and Jesus?

Unhealthy Dose of Cash

Health Quiz Regarding Vaccine Safety



Cool photo thread by Hissyspit of The Concert

Looking for name ideas for a photography business.. Mainly wedding for now but branching out..


Dear World:

What's My Name? - ASAH Tribe Naming Ceremony

Ancient Persians 'gassed Romans'

So, "Bullseye Barbecue Sauce" is now HFCorn-syrup free, and I'm THRILLLED!

So, what Inaugural snacks are you making?

My new 3-month old upright freezer conked out today.

Vatican To Get Own YouTube Channel

Not-so-intelligent design

This should thrill the FReepers...Then again, maybe not....

the theological implications of the the plane crash on the Hudson river

Good science and religion share skepticism, wonder

Christian Scientists Seek ''Faith Healing Exemption'' In Wisconsin

Post that Restaurant Menu... The one you want to go to....

Outrage at busty Virgin Mary models

I baked the most incredible bread yesterday!

NOVA program and website based on Bamford's book The Shadow Factory

Gone tomorrow!

What I don't like about DU Texas

Fan of British TV series? Order from the UK and save money

Help! Re: Western Digital External Hard Drive

Sloooooooow Internet

Need password help

Spontaneous march in Ottawa to protest Israel's actions in Gaza.

Liberals set to oppose potential broad tax cuts

Building a PC for photo editing on a budget..

So just how bad are Coutts' losses as NatWest (parent company) shares dive to 10p

The impossible GTE phone call of Peter Hanson (Flight 175)

We're about to wake up...

Celebrate "The End of an Error!" Tue Jan 20 @ Sugar Maple in Milwaukee!