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Archives: January 23, 2009

Sentence upheld against armpit fetishist in Singapore

Latest recalls (this is long)

Tom Tomorrow: " Of Course..."

Nashville voters reject 'English First' proposal DELETE

Will exile ever end for Haitian prez (Aristide)? (Chicago Defender)

T.I.A. Total Information Awareness (very troublesome project)


Regarding Tice and the wiretapping. Something more to consider

Taliban warn Obama: Leave Afghanistan

The last Bushism?

2012 watch

Former Merrill Lynch CEO buys fancy curtains as the walls crumble - 1.2 million on his office

Marijuana Inc. The inner workings of the marijuana trade on CNBC now

Obama: "The Inheritance", David Sanger on Tavis

India – Most Economical Destination for Conducting Global Clinical Trials

O'Reilly reaches a new level of hypocrisy

Colorado’s Junior Senator, Michael Bennet, Is Sworn In. = Youngest Senator

Mom Let 3-Year-Old Son Smoke

The Oaf of Office

Albany Times Union / Capitol Confidential reporting Gillibrand chosen for Senate seat

Hes off to a good start

dupe-please remove-thanks mods!

Shouldn't rush & his followers seek some medical help? "Why so serious?"

Oldest ex-Major League Baseball player dies at 100 (teammate of Babe Ruth's)

Why was Bud Selig at the State Dept. with George Mitchell??

How did we get to 61 on the Ledbetter bill?

Science solves Italian Job mystery

Sri Lanka journalism 'under threat'

Chuck Schumer - Senator from GOP?

Have we finally heard the last of "Clinton Caused It"

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: One Family, Three Layoffs

Audit: More bad accounting in veterans health care

New Orleans Kicks Off Carnival With Festivities

Rush didn't invent hate radio his idols did...

Chances of complete justice for Bush and Cheney ? Your thoughts please

New White House website angers conservatives with dig at Bush

New White House website angers conservatives with dig at Bush

Bush's 'war on terror' comes to a sudden end

Bush's 'war on terror' comes to a sudden end

Oh my god - Are you watching C-Span?

FDA allows first test of human stem cell therapy

I don't see how kicking Limbaugh off of AFR is a free speech issue.

My Blog cartoon. Bush says goodbye

The 'Wild' one Joe Francis bombs at Sundance

Remember – Unemployment controls Inflation

Stimulus Plan Meets More GOP Resistance

Could the Gitmo prisoners be moved to the SuperMax prison in Colorado?

Expanded Peanut Butter Salmonella Recall List

US Drone Attack "Kills Eight Militants" in Pakistan(First Drone Attack Under Obama)

Bush's 'War' On Terror Comes to a Sudden End

GREAT inaug pics

The Vice Principal I work with was not going to announce the inauguration

Why no indictments for Crude Oil price manipulation

One Good Man Goes to Gitmo = David Iglesias appointed Gitmo JAG prosecutor

Anyone still think Caroline Kennedy was a bad idea after the Gillibrand pick?

Oh, How Conveeeenient

Sarah Palin's book should give Katie Couric something to read

Bush Junta's Final Legal Act, Filing Appeal of Warrantless Spying Ruling

'Flying car' goes to market

What best describes your feelings of the first couple of days of President Obama

Rice Gives Iran Weeks, not Months, To Decide on Nuclear Talks - 02 June 2006

Picture of Obama/MLK high fiving...where can I find it?

Sometimes Change Only Comes Through Pain - Right Wingers Will Now Be Added to NO-FLY List

Rush Limbaugh is an entertainer/comedian. We should treat him as

Sen. Rockefeller: NSA May Have Spied On Me

Green Light For US Stem Cell Work

If you are getting a state/county/city retirement, or expecting to get one

It's Time To Begin Dealing With The Limbaughs, Hannitys, etc

It's Time To Begin Dealing With The Limbaughs, Hannitys, etc

"The price of liberty is eternal vigilance."

Judge: Obama gets chance to weigh in on detainees

I've always wondered how did Lynn Cheney fall for and marry

TPM: Gillibrand's Record Shows She's True to the Blue Dog Creed

HORTON: Did Bush’s Terrorist Surveillance Program Really Focus on American Journalists?

Are there any well-to-do people without Tax & Nanny "issues"?

BBC reported this a.m. that Iceland riots attributed to bank bailout...

Why we had the "war on terror"?

cnn just showed jon stewart making fun of biden making fun of

DU needs to have a group (forum) for books

First Castro Photo Released Since November

It just occurred to me- I can apply for A LIBRARY CARD now!!!

U.S. Government May Have Your Credit Card Records, Too

knife attack kills three at Belgium child care center. 12 being treated

Danziger nails Limpballs..."The Decline of the Right"

Danziger nails Limpballs..."The Decline of the Right"

MSNBC's Newest Host: Bill Maher? Could Happen

Since the Bush government merely claimed...

Sen. Specter's Forced Delay of Eric Holder Offensive to Millions of Americans

Why is Porter Goss Chairing the First meeting of Office of Congressional Ethics? Cspan now.

Incredible photos of the inauguration

In these times of fewer and fewer “good” jobs, frequent layoffs, and general job insecurity

Official: UN may prosecute Bush administration, regardless of US action

Gillibrand is right-wing because her district is right-wing.

Just how pro gay is Gillibrand?

"Don't Blame Me, I voted Republican" (Google image search results

Humorous Irony.

US Airways Retrofit...

Which do you want the administration more focused on?


Power is when we have every justification to kill, and we don't.

Washington Journal on CSpan - Closing Gitmo

I won't say that Representative and soon-to-be Senator Gillibrand isn't

So, is the new Senator from NY our version of Sarah Palin??

Moscow Worried By Georgian Buildup Near South Ossetia, Abkhazia

State Department staffers compare Rice to Wicked Witch of the West.

think Gillibrand has no republican ties -- think again

Bolivia set to adopt new constitution empowering indigenous majority

Limbaugh and Hannity, the True Faces of Conservatism: Impotent, Irrelevant

Why did closing Gitmo have a higher priority than stopping spying on Americans?

Spray Foam Insulation...What is your experience Pros/Cons? Thinking of having house done...........

"I want him to fail" = TREASON

Arizona State House Committee Approves Late Term Abortion Ban Bill

Paterson news conference at noon ET on Senate appointment - live stream:

Yesterday at work was JUST like it was on 9/11- Layoff notice.

Most of the prisoners left at Guantanamo are Yemenis.

Most of the prisoners left at Guantanamo are Yemenis.

Most of the prisoners left at Guantanamo are Yemenis.

All hail to the ox (Obama is one)

UN Special Rapporteur on Torture Calls for Prosecution of Bush on Torture

Dailykos: Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act Passes Senate

Barack Obama to end the ban on federal support for stem cell research.

Does Paterson pick the House seat replacement, too? n/t

DU this poll: Should Gittmo be closed?

Conservatives lose first evolution vote

Report: Teens In Committed Relationships Commit Less Crime

Anyone seen the bank leverage numbers?

At first I thought Roberts screwed up on purpose. But now I realize

Gibbs Preser on GEM$NBC

Are the graves really that shallow?

Company-Required Economic Downturn Happy Kit

I wish I could say I wrote this

Cow farts and roadkill

Chicago schools to ban fans from some games

Frigid Fingers Were Live but the Music Wasn’t (Inauguration music not live)


Question for skinner?

These Republican 'folks' are scared to death or worse...

Don't know how many of you remember...but now you can say I was right

Bravo Carolyn McCarthy

Fourth day of Obama Presidency and Right-wingers in full-attack mode...


Palin's expensive duds stuffed in trash bags at RNC headquarters

Bush Inner Circle: “It was an ungracious inaugural. It was pretty clear he was taking shots.”

Alan Keyes Brings the Crazy Again

Ezra Klein: Knee-jerk charges of anti-Semitism have made it safer to criticize Israel

need help finding out if a car loan company went out of business

So what's Agent Mike up to these days????

So when the full story comes out about politicians voting because the NSA

Obama Press Meet-And-Greet Interrupted By Actual Question

Any ideas where the Obamas will vacation? They don't have a "ranch"..

WTF - I just heard the guy on GEM$NBC ask Jeffrey Sachs

Need some help finding some information

You know something? This is a beautiful poem.

What To Look For As The Obama Detention/Interrogation Review Process Proceeds

Pittsburgh (NHL) sign 8-year old to contract. Jacob Anderson's dream comes true.

NC-Sen: Burr Looking Vunerable .... But Dems Could Hand Him The Seat By Nominating Heath Shuler

What's Exceedingly Obvious Over the Last Three days

Eric Cantor Slams TARP - While His Wife's Employer/Bank Cashes In

Eric Cantor Slams TARP - While His Wife's Employer/Bank Cashes In

my photos from the inauguration

I helped defeat Nashville's English Only amendment....

Press conferences are not the only place to watch for flying shoes....

Fox News -10AM with Bill and Megyn

Breastfeeding May Prevent Breast Cancer

Ill. gov tells AP that strain is like Pearl Harbor

Republican BS we need to slay ASAP..

Dear President Obama:

Could someone explain this to me since I'm not too bright....

Right wing weirdness. Focus on the Family praises Ted Bundy (Yes, the serial murderer)

Pulling out the pistons for 100 miles to the gallon

First trip on Air Force One, Obama orders a Burger

OK... let's see if I can understand right wing logic:

The Nation's Oldest Public Library Is In Danger of Closing

Police: Man pulled knife over chicken wings

This Week's Global Report TV Digest

This Week's Global Report TV Digest

This Week's Global Report TV Digest

Whaaa! McConnell fires shots at Schumer for campaign tactics

Righting the Balance Between Diplomacy and Military Force

Obama to GOP: 'I won'

DU Demographics #2

TPM: Merrill Lynch gave out $3 to $4 BILLION in bonuses last month.

Wait for it - it's coming: OBAMA not eligible to run in 2012

Brig. Gen. David Irvine: What Jack Bauer Has Not Done


Do you think that the Obama administration will help with...

Marine commander: 'Time is right' for Marines to leave Iraq

Human rights watch finding evidence of white phosphorous used everywhere during attack on Gaza

When is Michael Weiner Savage going to turn himself over to the authorities for treason?

A Little Primer for everyone, "Right-Wing Logic 101"

Texas girls hoops team seeks forfeit of 100-0 win

Mo. neo-Nazis join `Adopt-A-Highway' trash cleanup

Top UN Official Tapped As No. 2 At Homeland Security

What happens if you mix Diet Coke and a eucharist wafer?

Why are big business, anti-labor/EFCA ads appearing on DU?

NSA Whistleblower: Wiretaps Were Combined with Credit Card Records of U.S. Citizens

What are your main priorities for Obama administration actions?

It's a Boehner

**Breaking** Barack's semen is selling for $2,500

Gillibrand Inches Leftward, Now Supports Gay Marriage

Former U.S. Attorney Bush Fired For Being Too Honest David Iglesias now a Navy JAG at Gitmo

Should our taxes pay to broadcast a TRAITOR who advocates Commander-in-Chief FAILURE to our TROOPS?

Who else KNEW that the NSA was spying on dissenters as opposed to Terra-istsssts

Who else KNEW that the NSA was spying on dissenters as opposed to Terra-istsssts

Barack Obama to reverse 'global gag rule' on family planning organisations

CNN iReport Airhead on 'Closing Gitmo'

Replace limpballs with Thom Hartmann on AFR

Boehener: 'I'm concerned about the size of the package'' and Contraceptives"

US ally readies for fight against war crime charges

Possible Clinton replacement favors crackdown on illegal immigration

ALERT: Phil Gramm is lecturing us on how the banking crisis came about.

Jaybus H. Kerist. They had Palin ...... we have Blago

Clyburn poo poohs bipartisanship

Man with backyard collection convicted of littering

16 Billion vs 825 Billion? Please help if you have a sec

Hahahahah a local station is playing At Last

Ruins hint at the benefits of catastrophe

Editorial: Be wary of city bans aimed at trans fats

Forbes demonstrates they don't know what a liberal is.

Can't they shread the partriot act and get rid of the term war on terror?

Would you want released terrorists like bush or cheney living in YOUR neighborhood?

There's a fine line between "stimulus" and "pork"

Bahamas holds 2 in alleged plot to extort Travolta

Obama Picks Critic of Warrantless Wiretapping for Slot at Justice Dept.

Gaffney on Tweety

Progressives Start Web Campaign To 'Get Afghanistan Right'

Are people hard-wired that they have to have somebody to look down on?

Does Skinner look like this guy...........

Yesterday it was Negroponte. Today it was D'Amato. May I ask ..... WTF???

Bank Employing GOP House Leader’s Wife Got Bailout Bucks

Why can't rush limbaugh keep a wife or girlfriend? I think I know

The Holder Hold-Up--The Real Reason?

Just FYI: You ARE ALLOWED to shout "Fire!" in a crowded theatre

Obama? Missle strikes in Pakistan?

You know that popping sound you hear when destroying bubble packing material?

Apple fans mark 25 years of Mac devotion (CNNMoney)

So, what happened to all of the Midnight pardons?

Sometime in the future.....

To all those right wingers out there bemoaning anonymous blogs: what about our founders who called

I don't see how it is possible to record all communications, 24/7. 365/year on all Americans.

Man fathered four children with daughter, didn’t report deaths of three

Wall Street’s Sick Psychology of Entitlement

"It has, and always will be, the way of the Democrats to insult and belittle the opposing party."

Spitzer in on cronyism rather than capitalism in America

The press always seems to be one administration "behind"

Hot Dog Sauce King Dies

Glitch with Google

Here's what I've never understood about "torture"

Microsoft's Self-Destructing Email Pink Slips (1400 jobs cut this week)

Which is the better word to use right now? Prosecute or Investigate?

A word of thanks to the mods and admins

Palin's $180,000 Worth Of "Donated" Clothes Stashed in Trash Bags at RNC

KO - More on spying

(envelope please) ...and the 2010/2012 GOP touchstone issue talking point is......

Very upsetting! (Cats as bait)


The Jan. 26 New Yorker article "The Dystopians" is FANTASTIC!

The Jan. 26 New Yorker article "The Dystopians" is FANTASTIC!

South Carolina State Senator Wants to Outlaw Profanity

Hillary's reception from her staffers. Anyone else besides me think Camille Paglia's head expoded?

Think Quickbooks Pro 2009 is kewl and neat?

Can we please have a "DU Forum" where we can discuss DU?

Check out this "rate my professors" page:

News Videos vs Text . . . which do you prefer . . . ???

Women Cannot Control Their Hunger As Well As Men, Study Shows

Sarah Palin looking for book deal worth $11 Million...

Planned Parenthood attacker was mentally ill, court records show

Corruption Indictment for Ex-Senate Leader Bruno

I think we are going to be okay...I have lost my instant worry wart button

A question about Minnesota law

"I WON" Deal with it Repukes!!

Look what I Stumbled upon

Omahan faces federal charge in threat to Obama

The Twins Video On What They Wrote To The Obama Girls

hawkeye-x asked me to do him a favor...Don't Blame Me, I voted Republican

"Rethinking White House Term Limits"

"This puts Nixon way below Little League" - JohnDean on Bush spying

Has Norm begun to bow to the inevitable?

Gitmo only holds 245 people

Obama overturns the Policy that Alan Keyes wrote for Reagan

House sales are through the roof in northern NH.

Carl Bernstein: "If they targeted the press (NSA), then there ought to be hell to pay."

Andrew Manis - When Are We Going to Get Over It?

Andrew Manis - When Are We Going to Get Over It?

What church does rush limbaugh attend, if any?

GOP Campaign Website: The Economy Is "Robust"

"I hope limbaugh fails". Who's with me?

video of Chicago mayor Daley calling Blago "Cookoo"

"Who's your pick in the Super Bowl?"

Fired counselor sues Omaha Catholic school (pregnant while unmarried)

So the country was recorded, but the computer system in the WH

Hib Outbreak Kills Unvaccinated Child

so I've always wanted to be rosebud rather than rosebud57 but some long dormant DUer took my name &

The Ticking Time-Bomb Scenario: Would you torture someone to save tens of thousands of lives?

From Gigapan: Check out the clowns between the Clintons and the Carters.....(Caption please)

Media advance falsehood...that 61 former Guantánamo detainees have returned to battlefield

Tell me what you feel when you see this photo.

Bring me up to speed: LIMBOsevic should have been gone LONG aong, SO

Bring me up to speed: LIMBOsevic should have been gone LONG aong, SO

End all discrimination

Laura Ingraham: America is already less safe under Obama

Steve King sucks ass......

Nova M is creeping me out..

A pro-lifer on Obama's inauguration

Maddow doing a special comment! Why are senators being picked this way?

Jon Kyl or John Cornyn.

So will the USA now join the World Court?

Rich jerk watch

Obama: Quit Listening to Rush Limbaugh if You Want to Get Things Done

Goat implicated in auto theft...

Ever write software for political purposes?

Bush screwed up Gitmo beyond compare like everything else:

Food Bank Friday! (January 23, 2009)

"Neither one of them should have ever been parents"

The Mudflats' excellent analysis of SP's "State of the State" Address. This is good.

Why is gas going up again?

Rush Limbaugh =

Most important news story of the week (ending January 23, 2009)

Recession...a liberal lie...

God, my city is just dying...

Homeless when there are 1 million empty homes, hunger when the USA produces record crops?

I love this Toon....Inauguration Day

We just had an Earthquake

Watching Sirota and Frank on Bill Moyers! Very interesting.

We all know Rush wants Obama to fail.

Cop Pleads Guilty To Beating Man In Wheelchair

Pa. man considered bank error 'a gift from God' ($177, 250 bank error)

Top stories of the week from Capitol Hill 1-23-09

President Obama

So a 4 month delay on digital TV switch. Guess too many Americans are just too darn ignorant

Suit: Man died after being jailed for parking tickets and missing chemo

Tennessee Supreme Court allows sleepwalking defense to child molestation charge

The Rude Pundit: They're Losing Their Fucking Minds, Part 1

I'm getting really impressed by President Obama

Victory Garden at the White House (Eat the View)

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!!

Man Says Employer Told Him To Remove Obama Shirt.. (Sam's Club)

News Release : Danube Delta Holds Answers to ‘Noah’s Flood’ Debate

Republicans Demand Holder Promise No Bush Prosecutions

Court turns away suit over Confederate flag shirts

Update on Bear/Sage story (kids who walked from stuck car in blizzard, one died)

Why is the Russell Tice story not front page news?!!

The whole point of Gitmo & the other 'black sites' was to torture Muslims publicly

Holder me crazy...had a thought

A 16 year old girl was killed tonight while walking across a very dangerous intersection.

BCTGM-ARA: Senate Finance Chairman Unveils Plan to Give Seniors a Payment of $300

I heard a rumor Obama wants to do away with social security.

Please DU this poll with a no (EFCA)

Paul Craig Roberts: Another Real Estate Crisis is About to Hit

Site of seminal Robert Johnson recordings to be demolished.

Map of Structurally Deficient Bridges in United States

Japanese learn English using Obama speeches

No one is working harder for the Democratic Party than Rush Limbaugh

Americans are a bunch of crybabies when it comes to taxes.

Befuddled and dazzled. Everytime someone mentions something about Bush and Cheney being gone, I

Eagle soars over Obama's head at inauguration. website launched

What do you hope the Obama Administration will accomplish?

Obama Reverses - Obama Reverses - Obama Reverses - Obama Reverses

Blagojevich is giving another crazy press conference

comment,if you dare...this pro-life editorial in my paper

When will Bill Maher be back?

When personal income tax rates were high, the Dow was low

If I were going to see a movie this weekend, do you have a suggestion?

President Clinton tried to be President of the World.

At least 40 al-Qaeda killed by Black Death Plague?

The $43,000 Recession Suit; As overall sales wane, some luxury makers push the price envelope -(WSJ)

Friday TOONS: Restoring the rule of Law

The Pentagon is spinning their crap again

Aretha Franklin "Hatter" is Very Busy With Orders From Jolly Old England!

Send a feedback to Armed Forces Network about Limbaugh!

Saakashvili lambasts 'relentless enemy' Putin in TV phone-in

Bill Moyers Journal tonight

Politico puts Michelle Obama on a list of 'Frenemies' to the White House

Thain was CHAIRMAN of NYSE. Madoff was CHAIRMAN of NASDAQ

Murtha Attacked For Offering To House Gitmo Detainees In PA: They Might Indoctrinate Other Inmates!»

Friday TOONS, part 2: We're taking over, they're going crazy we predicted? Pickles in Dallas, chimp in Crawford?

We want payback

Update on Brittani

My landlord is being foreclosed. Eeeeek.


The Literary Art of Presidential Politics

I used to think that I was a free speech absolutist as well.

Paterson's a piece of work, isn't he?

Politico: True Colors Flying

The 1971 Pentagon Spy Scandal

Obama's Pentagon, Bowing to the Masters of War?

Unreturned library book leads to woman's arrest

Are stores disappearing near you?

National Low Income Housing Coalition Chart for Money Households Need for Rentals in USA

National Low Income Housing Coalition Chart for Money Households Need for Rentals in USA

Anyone else wonder if their phone is tapped?

Name Palin's memoirs.

5 yr old Native American boy punished for wearing braided hair...

Killings by armed, unmanned drones continue under Obama administration

Men say bird vomit saved their lives in 25 days lost at sea: report

President Obama: "You can't just listen to Rush Limbaugh and get things done"

Michelle Obama Thinks Sasha, Malia Dolls Are "Inappropriate"

Tom Hanks Apologizes for Calling Mormon Support of Prop 8 'Un-American'

Two 15 year old children to be tried as adults

Our First Lady has a problem with Ty - and so do I!

Sen Whitehouse: Republicans Demand Holder Promise No Bush Prosecutions

Exclusive pic of unreleased NYT front page...

World Agenda: riots in Iceland, Latvia and Bulgaria are a sign of things to come

Freepers are not smart

N/Assembly staff swears oath of secrecy

Did you get the digital converter box?

Toyota considers job cuts in North America

Obama Picks Lobbyist as Pentagon No. 2

Chris Matthews just really impressed me.

30 by 60 foot Confederate Flag near Tampa's I-4 and I-75....refurbished for Super Bowl visitors.

Global gag rule overturned!!

A Personality quiz about your religious and spiritual beliefs. How do you score?

The man whose propaganda "sold the war" boasted to cadets he gave Kuwaitis US flags to wave.

Why did you change your username?

First Steps on a Long Road

A fair estate tax plan: Tax the fuck out of Billionaires when they die

Democrats Inch Toward Torture Probe

History will show that George W Bush was right - email I received

Summing up the Bush Presidency: Historians Rate Bush Worst Ever – 107 of 109 Rate Him a Failure

Listening To Those Closest To The Problem


I just looked up the person who has the username I wanted.

I know I'm unloveable.... you don't have to tell me

bUsh said he has protected us from another terrorist attack, what else has he protected us from...

Is there still time to change my name to chuggo?

My signature vanished!

Does anyone like Hulu?

Am I wrong to want an empty nest?

Sorry, just ain't gonna work out

I think it. I say it. You hear it.

If you don't like this, then you just don't like sports at all...

0 Replies

I love you guys

i got a new avatar

GAAAH Facebook is making KitchenWitch refer to herself in the third person

I'm not sure I understand.

ANOTHer freaking earthquake!

Olive Garden Lentil Stew

Obama gets to keep his Blackberry!

Las Vegas toddler survives 300 lb snake attack

And FACEBOOK users here? Have you read your T.O.S?

Can someone give me directions to this address, I couldn't find it on google earth..

This week, we turn our eyes to the one man who can clean this country up.

David "Fathead" Newman, jazz musician, dies at age 75.

I want some string cheese. Give it.

Pastel polka-dot skirt, neon pink and black tights, a blue hoody, and boots.


Texas girls basketball team that won 100-0 seeks forfeit

My Costco rebate check came yesterday.

Eww - Jenna's and Laura's letter is as inelegant, hamfisted, and clumsy as their dad

If it turns out that aliens or government agents ARE reading your thoughts


car people

”What power would hell have if those imprisoned there could not dream of Heaven? ”

Best Hacked Road Sign Ever. (and how to make your own)

Dja ever run about 300 feet with an 80 pound dead Greyhound in your arms?

Good employment thoughts, vibes, prayers, spells, what-have-yous, please?

Volkswagen- Then and Now......

Abstruse Goose: Lie of Omission

Its casual Friday so I wore my commemoritive Obama inaugural tshirt in..

Inaugural Omens Indicate "Year of the Dude"?

Chicken sighting in GD

Chicken sighting in GD

Computer question. My sound doesn't work. When I plug in the speakers to the

I am going to the store to get string cheese and tiny umbrellas.

*PSA* Antivirus 2009 is one nasty piece of malware, but I kilt it!

Is this the Lounge's slogan?

"Drunken Negro Face" Cookies On Sale at Greenwich Village Bakery


I just saw the footage of Hillary being greeted as SOS. If that didn't make freeper heads explode...

I just saw the footage of Hillary being greeted as SOS. If that didn't make freeper heads explode...

Bill Nelson: The October Man

Filing "head of household" first

OK, for most of you this is no big deal...

I think I ticked off a local law enforcement officer this morning....

Anne Richards was on King of the Hill, I miss her.

This thread sponsored by Gandalf Anti-Diarrheal Suppositories

Deviled Ham is freakin' delicious. n/t

Proper terminology?

How would you like to live on Butt Hole Road in Crapstone, England?

Olive Garden rears its ugly head in GD!

the drive shaft fell out of my car yesterday

Okay, what DUer was I just driving behind?

Should I see Underworld: Rise of the Lycans tonight?

I hope this isn't too gross.

If your looking for a curling iron or an open bag of CVS depends

Company-Required Economic Downturn Happy Kit

Do any posters have fun while in the 700 Club anymore?

Barack Obama has been President for 36 hours. What is your biggest

taking my cat for her annual shots this evening, call for help if I don't return

From FSTDT.....

Tom Cruise's PR handlers give him a 5-point system for winning back his female fans

More pevity from the Repukes: "Republicans concerned about the size of Obama's Package"

If someone doesn't take me to My Bloody Valentine 3D, he is NOT going to be my valentine.

AC/DC tickets - only $2000 each!!

kitten picture of the day for friday january 23

Homeland Security has released pictures of the terrorists that brought down US Air #1549...

Not dead yet - just without stomach lining

2 cats at the pet store looking for homes.

And The Best Film of 2008 Is....

Shircuit Shity update

So I wrote President Obama a letter

GD Topic du Jour: Cats as bait.

Want to see a really disturbing conservative photoshop?

Animal Rescue League Auction

Did you hear about the baby the invisible man

Amusing searches that led to

Pardon me


My "baby" boy is 18.

¡Mis pantalones! ¡Son en llamas!

Someone caught having sex on Google Earth

NFL Trivia Question: Name 3 of the Top QB's that have made many pro bowl

OMFG! There are 324 Bunco groups on Facebook!

OMFG! There are 324 Bunco groups on Facebook!

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Fri 1/23/2009)

The Star Wars original trilogy in a nutshell

There's no joy like telling a troll

Autoerotic Music Video Friday?

Will someone buy this book for me for my birthday?

I'm making a list

I wanted to cook a standing rib roast- Is that cut seasonal in stores?

I'm checking it twice

1,474 Megapixel Inauguration Panorama anyone?

Error message recieved on the Free Republic website:

"Changing your underwear doesn't mean you're no longer an asshole."

In Las Vegas...squandering precious resources

Cheesy hypocrisy?

Homoerotic Music Video Friday. I'll Start.

Heteroerotic Music Video Friday. I'll Start.

Button Accordion!

People. Again I have to remind you about Friday Night Lights?

What do you do when a good friend of yours wants to date someone who's an asshole?

Freecell addicts

Dja ever carry assault and battery a coupla miles?

We're officially in recession. How about you?

British-type persons: if I drink green tea white, does that make it aquamarine tea?

How do you like the new avatar?

I'm making a fist

Buttermilk, lard, eggs, cheese, chicken, potatoes, marinara sauce...GUESS THE CHEF.

Etta James : At Last

I almost took out part of our fence with the Volvo, today.

Will Tom Zarek live or die tonight?

Do not think of me as a source of your knock up.

Is it my imagination, or didn't there use to be something called "snow fencing"?!

Anatomically correct Barbie & GI Joe dolls


Delete....Thanks! Question has been answered.

But I Don't Need A Journal To Write The New Story Of My Life From You...

Is it my imagination, or didn't there use to be something called "writing your name in the snow"?!

Is there anyone else out there like me - I rarely laugh and never out loud.


"Planet Rock". Afrika Bambaataa and the Soul Sonic Force!

So what's for dinner everyone?

Lay off the censorship kick

Newspaper claims suspect transformed into a goat

Thank you all for voting me the best DUer in all 7 categories.

What is your earworm on this Friday?


On Thursday I left the house in need of a coffee pot.

"Excellent communication skills imparative."

Mp3 player shuffle algorithms

Sooooo...... Is Hilary Swank hot?


Wanna hear the best rock and roll band in the US today?


Friday Night Posting While Drunk/Stoned Thread

According to facebook, I am Malibu Barbie!

I just polished off a Hungarian with a bottle of red wine. DON'T YOU FUCKING DARE ASK ME ANYTHING.

Oh great! I'm foaming at the mouth again!

I changed my name on Facebook so none of you freaks will be able to find me.

We know what supernova is drinking; what about everyone else?

I had the best birthday this year

Why does Coke in the little glass bottles taste so much better....

Midlo just called me a freeper on facebook

I really want someone to change their name to NicePostHitler

Well, my surgery is tomorrow morning.

Holy Hell this made me laugh...(stupid, and I mean REALLY stupid Fundie...)

I just defied the FDA and bought a snack containing peanut butter. How long do I have?

Dja ever carry a car battery a coupla miles?

This is totally bizarre. Still can't believe it.

I just felt an earthquake! Southern Cal.

It's a 2.5 pound kidney stone...with pictures!

If I change my name, will everyone have to re-ignore me?

I'm an auntie! Meet Annabelle. (pic)

I'm an auntie! Meet Annabelle. (pic)

Admit it, you antagonize Midlo because you like it when she yells at you

I know everyone here hates Creed

No, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, no, a thousand times no!

I have a small problem...

Let's check and see how funnyman Artie Lange is doing, shall we?

Let's check and see how funnyman Artie Lange is doing, shall we?

I'm polishing off a bottle of Hungarian red wine. Don't ask me anything!

Wanna See What 60-something Sylvester Stallone Looks Like With His Shirt Off?

My cat just pulled three keys off my keyboard.

What do wild rabbits like to eat?

"Changing your username doesn't mean you're no longer an asshole."

Leaked: Photo of B*sh's telecommunication center at the White House! (dial-up warning)

I have a secret about Midlo

Why do some people feel the need to want to share their life with someone else?

Friday kitten for everyone...

Check in if you're too big of a name to consider changing it

I watched two movies about the Holocaust...

Random Poll

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 1/23/09

I'm having a strange problem with Flickr. Perhaps somebody can help me?

Let's play, "The Beatles, Who, Misfits or Pixies"?

BALLS!!!!!! . . . . . (dial-up warning!!!)

I don't even know what I'd do with a 65" TV.

Hi, I'm Satan. Ask me anything.

What should we watch tonight? Choices:

Hordes of caterpillars swarm Liberia, Guinea

Apparently the gender of my kitten is really difficult to determine.

Snacks in my Sunday School class last week: pineapple, oreo cookies, plates with

Ethics(?) question about Lucy-the-dog's demise.

Besides Dubya, Cheney and Karl Rove, what other people do you wish were rotting in prison forever?

You know when you pour warm vanilla pudding into your navel?

Any of you familiar with the term Overcoat Rock& Roll?

Today three little kittens about 3 months old were eating at the cat bowl on the deck.

Outlook Web Access question (URGENT)

I really like Vampire movies

New Springsteen album now streaming at NPR:

For a change...I am NOT drunk!

Good morning Lounge

The Official Friday Night Flirt Thread....

A question about tattoos

Gordon Lightfoot - The wreck of the Endmond Fitzgerald

Have A Microsoft Works Question...

Tim Wilson - Church League Softball Fistfights

Friday Night *Pic Thread*

two picures of me an old boyfriend gave me from 1978

so i'm freaking out just a tad bit

My mother's on Facebook!!! AARRRGGGHHH!!!!!!!!!

Not Your Regular LOLCats

What's your idea for a bad restaurant?

Hometown call out. You have to stay awake till you find a match:

Girls team shows remorse after 100-0 win

The worst pop singer ever

Famed quartet played inauguration to taped music

Getting the job done--what a difference!

President Obama.....

Barack .... I mean the President .... visits the press bunker....

The Press thinks transparency means opening up the Prez to THEM.

How about you? I have to keep rubbing my eyes when I read the news now.

Obama Picks Critic of Warrantless Wiretapping

As if President Obama wasn't enough...

Why not try the Gitmoes in some sort of international court? Shipping them here = bad for O

Meanwhile..... back at the "ranch"....

Obama inauguration a recruiting tool for hate group

Eugene Robinson: Obama’s Salvage Operation

Executive Orders and Memorandums for 1/22/09 Up at

Citigroup, Bank of America ‘Nationalized’ as U.S. Calls Shots

The Gitmo guy who became a Queda Chief was released by the BUSH adminstration!

Next week we'll be offically at 58 Senators, hopefully 59 soon

Obama 'Declared End' To War On Terror

Political Civil War in New York; Paterson and Gillibrand in Trouble in 2010

A Blast from the (recent) Past. Ron Howard's call to action.

Dowd, Sullivan, Hiatt, among Forbes' 25 "most influential liberals"

Embryonic stem cells to be used in US

Dee Dee Myers On Gibbs's First Press Conference

Obama's health care proposal.

Obama Says Stimulus Bill Should Pass By Feb. 16

Obama Says Stimulus Bill Should Pass By Feb. 16

Obama Says Stimulus Bill Should Pass By Feb. 16


NY State Tax Dept: "No problems with CKS taxes"; CKS: Paterson is a Mudslinger

On cynicism and Obama

Fox News Fear Imbalance - Daily Show

Gitmo letter to the editor

Freepers think some dumbass AOL blogger's online poll is accurate and "breaking news"...

Screw Patterson. Announce all f'n ready, you clown!

Gillibrand has a 100% progressive record on corporate subsidies and labor rights

DU Project: Research GITMO service contracts.

Did you see the army interrogator on MSNBC a few minutes ago? He was great

Who Shall Ascend to the Hill of the Liberal???

Is there any reason to expect Patterson to win the primary in 2010?

WTF! Al D'Amato next to Gillibrand?

So Former French President Chirac hospitalised after mauling by his clinically depressed poodle?

Obama's a liberal!

Gillibrand is very good on issues related to transparency/good government

I am sorry, but I am not impressed by Gillibrand...Soapy Water

U.S. Missile attacks in Pakistan today...

Inflatable Bush doll?

Why does Joe Scarborough continually insist the Geneva Convention doesn't apply to Gitmoes?

Why is Gillibrand a DINO?

Obama Ends Funding Ban For Abortion Groups Abroad

Dear World, we are back. Love, USA.

Obama statement this afternoon on reproductive/abortion issue

Obama Reveals Contents of ‘Bush Envelope’

So the music at the inaugural was "staged" "fake"

thank you all for showing up. what a mandate.

From The Campaign, Gibbs HANDLES Sean Hannity (youtube)

Just watched Gillibrand on the local nooz, and...


LOL!! Gibbs Shoots Down Chuck Todd Again!!!

Obama lauds Gillibrand pick

Michelle Obama: "Let 'em in"

What would make me happier

When the "Chips are Down"....Gillibrand is far from progressive

Bye Bye Bushies

CNN iReport bimbo on "Closing Gitmo"

My new Senator supports gay marriage, Medicare for all, increased regulation, unions, and the ACLU.

Back in 2003 when we invaded Iraq, I calmed my fears by writing music...

Obama Sides With Bush in Spy Case

I Like Robert Gibbs & I Think He's Doing A Fine Job As The WH Press Secretary

Please DU this poll

another great Obama lolcat

Five Rows Behind VP Biden at the Inaugruation... it's Joe Biden's Evil Twin!

Independent Confirmation Of Obama's Birth

What's the most batshit insane thing you've heard someone make up about President Obama?

Question- Was Rev. Warren set up?

A letter I sent to the Cleveland Indians about broadcasting on a Rush and Beck station...

The Gillibrand complaints are kind of confusing me.

Gillibrand Wants To Balance The Budget And Reduce Federal Spending

Maybe Gillibrand is a placeholder for Clinton in case she decides to go back to the Senate.

Obama Lifts Abortion Gag Rule

Gillibrand support Marriage Equality.

in reply to those who blather "History will prove Bush was Right"

Yes, it's back to business. The Casey Anthony Case is big news again.

Erasing Bush

Jennifer Brunner for President 2016

Imagine the gigantic spiritual, emotional rush of Obama

Do you think Obama will rub off on Reid and Pelosi? Just a little bit?

Word Cloud from Obama's Inaugural Address

Dear Senators Gillibrand and Burris...Renounce your Governors

I wonder if the NSA spying was really as extensive as we think...

Some Repubs are in a funk because Obama won. For example, Bush's speechwriter

Sherffius Sums Up Obama Win to Keep Blackberry

Get ready for Freeper Madness

Boehner talking about Boners...

Latest Nonsense: Gitmo Protects Human Rights!

He's Back! Blago Holding a News Conference!!

What the hell was D'Amato doing next to the gov. at the Gillibrand announcement?

Global Gag Rule: Gone

How did Gibbs answer the question about the "WAR ON TERROR"??

Four months and many late nights later, Republicans come up with fresh new idea to save economy

A RW Repug Friend E-Mailed Me This & I Want To Send Him A Blistering Response - Please Help......

Surprise! Charles Krauthammer hated Obama's speech!

America is back.

I'm doing something I've never done before, check the White House web site everyday

My Gawd! Kirsten Gillibrand? How dare she believe she can be a senator!!

Bush leaving DC: So nice.

Solis Pick Stalled By Fiece GOP Resistance

Principal forbids 5th grader to wear Obama shirt to school

LOL! Dirk Kempthorne (Bush Interior Secretary and ID Gov) wants to run in 2012

Obama to Reopen Lady Liberty’s Crown

Gillibrand's a babe

ACLU scorecard: Kirsten Gillibrand, Lifetime score: 90%. Hillary Clinton, 76%

Thank God Gillibrand ISN'T another 'progressive' hack

The thing I liked the most about Obama's Inaugural speech

Does Not Having A Blue Blooded Pedigree Help Or Hurt Obama?

Inauguration Day in Crawford

I wonder how Kirsten Gillibrand will play in Harlem?

Dr. Orly Taitz Did NOT Get Her Request For Certiorari Approved Today (BIRTHER ALERT)

FRAME GAME: Do Republicans not trust their own law enforcement/prison agencies in their states?


Look at these Presidential Flash Cards I got at Costco tonight! (you will like . . . )

Highlights of Senate economic stimulus plan

Panorama Inauguration Photo - Neat, Sharp, Crisp Zoom capability - Enjoy!!

Friday News Dump!

At 42, Gillibrand's the Youngest Senator

Is Clarence Thomas asleep at the Inauguration in this photo?


The Senate should reject Obama's DOD deputy, William Lynn.

Mike Malloy's "Tribute" to Chimpy playing now on NOVA M

Human Rights Campaign Statement on Gillibrand’s Appointment as Senator

So, where do you think the Obama's will turn up over the weekend?

Ahem. Did Anybody Notice Those Big American Flags Flying All Over Villages In Africa?

First Medical Marijuana Raid by DEA Under Obama Administration

Al Franken must feel like he's been held back a grade.

Obama is kicking ass and taking names!

Barack Obama: The President

The Inauguration of President Barack Obama - The Big Picture

The Stimulus Package Is Leaning To Scientific Research & Not Shovel Ready Projects?

Blackberry One? Olbermann mentioned some details about Obama's new toy.

The RW is pretending that Bush's Presidency was a model for American security. Reality check time.

Congratulations, soon-to-be Senator Kirsten Gillibrand!

I just put a TV on my roof!

Even The Devil Himself Deserves The Benefit Of The Law.

From Gigapan: Two Shoes and Shitstain hating life.....(Caption please)

Some people are really crazy and cannot be reached

Anyone else feel like they've just witnessed THIS this week?

Here's To Sharp Elbows...

Blagojevich on Larry King monday, email a question if you would like.

Bush administration whiners commenting on how Obama was "less than gracious" in speech

John Dean just told Keith that Nixon's spying was little league compared

Obama will "listen", then decide what HE believes is best for this country.

Obama is 'handsome,' says Italian PM's wife

Pakistan Drone Strikes: Obama-2, Chimpy-38

Sasha's smile could be a guide to our future

Sasha's smile could be a guide to our future

Great conversation...R friend says "That Michelle is one classy lady."

Rachel Maddow is making a GREAT POINT right now...

Rachel Maddow is making a GREAT POINT right now...

Rachel Maddow playing Blagojevich's press conference today with him telling his cowboy story...

Mitt Gillibrand just pulled a Romney on gun control in her press confrence

My uh, name uh, is uh, Robert uh, Gibbs, Next uh, question?

Tweety: Gillibrand is from Rural, Gun-loving NY. She is very NRAish!

I haven't seen these pics before: Caption: Michelle Obama keeps warm wearing her husband's jacket as

Freepers Ecstatic about our new NY Senator Gillibrand...

Gillibrand has a 60-percent rating from the pro-Repub Chamber of Commerce

And the world watched... (pic heavy)

Wow. I'm reading threads on DU, and over half of them have things that make me smile!

PLEDGE: I will no longer link "Politico" articles in any thread I start or participate in!

Blago is ill. And this is no longer funny to me. It's just painful

Presidential Sexuality FAIL

Blago to Sit down with the Ladies of "The View" On Monday...GMA as well.

A really good interview with NY's new Senator, Kirsten Gillibrand.

I saved my 1000th post to say-

Is there a difference between Barack Obama and John McCain?

Check out this inaguration pic.

**For Immediate Release**The New Agenda Hails NY Choice of Gillibrand for U. S. Senate

Oh, STFU, Ari

He didn't close Gitmo immediately...he is responsible for all of the deaths

Check out this portrait of Obama

Why Hillary Fans Like Gillibrand

Kerry op-ed on Pakistan

Politico: Gillibrand unpopular among peers

Sorry, Robert Gibbs needs to get it together

Ok, I must voice my disapproval regarding the "ethics waiver" issue.

Obama to GOP: "I won."

Guest lineup for the Sunday TV news shows (Biden on CBS)

Guest lineup for the Sunday TV news shows (Biden on CBS)

Sen Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) career path will be VP in 2012, Potus 45 in 2016. She

Are you f-ing kidding me - Some were mad Obama said "non-believers" in his address

Photo: Boehner looks like he's really, really, REALLY enjoying THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION: WEEK ONE.

hahahaha, in only 7 hours 34 minutes, Kirsten Gillibrand has shattered Hillary's old record

Peter DeFazio(D) just called out both President Obama and sorry ass Lawrence Summers

I am depressed about the stimulus package

Wonder if President Obama will order all white house TV's to not play

McCain Digs at Obama on Ethics Waiver

Why is everyone so insistent on not wanting Gitmo al Qaeda suspects in their (state) prisons?

US Senator Kirstin Gillibrand. Good Idea or Bad Idea?

Rep. McCarthy: "I will challenge Gillibrand, it is not the fight I want, but it is a fight ...

Obama to Republicans: Quit Listening to Limbaugh

Caption Newt at the Inauguration

What's been the "most important election in your lifetime"?

Hey, check out this loser on Free Republic!

Gillibrand unpopular among peers

Hamas Decries Obama's Israel Statement

Regional Nuclear War and the Environment

Possible Clinton replacement favors crackdown on illegal immigration

DR Congo rebel leader 'arrested'

Sarah Palin's book should give Katie Couric something to read

India's 'nuke' cruise missile test fails

Obama urges NATO to help Afghanistan.

Frigid Fingers Were Live but the Music Wasn’t (Inauguration music not live)

Suicide bomber kills 2 in northwest Pakistan

US approves 1st stem cell study for spinal injury

India PM to undergo bypass surgery

Venezuela Will Push U.S. to Hand Over Man Tied to Plane Bombing

Gunmen in Iraq kill (eight members of) family

OHSU(Oregon Health & Sciences University) will cut 500-1,000 jobs, benefits by June

Britain Officially Slips Into Recession

(Gallup Poll) Democrats’ 2008 Advantage in Party ID Largest Since '83

Tibet official: Dalai Lama uninvited to World Winter Games

India hails Obama remark on terror from Pak(istan)

Green light for US stem cell work

Obama Picks Critic of Warrantless Wiretapping for Slot at Justice Dept.

Haarde Calls Early Iceland Vote Following Protests

Geithner signals tougher stance on China

Spanish unemployment swells to 3.2 million in 2008

Parents Express Anger Over China Milk Verdicts

New Middle East envoy to visit region soon

Harley’s profit skids, plans to cut 1,100 jobs

(Sec of State) Clinton phones Israeli, Arab, Afghan and Pakistani leaders

Obama moves to block Bush's "midnight" attempts to relax green rules

US Jewish Groups Warn Turkey Against "Anti-Semitism"

Merrill’s Thain Said to Pay $1.2 Million to Decorator (as the company was firing employees)

Saudi warns US over Middle East

Russia Pledges Support To New U.S. Regime's Afghan Mission

Park Service to Reopen Lady Liberty’s Crown

NY gov picks upstate NY congresswoman to Senate

Saudi prince says U.S. ties at risk over Mideast

Ill. gov tells AP that strain is like Pearl Harbor

Harley-Davidson cutting 1,100 jobs, consolidating plants

Officials: Obama to reverse abortion policy

Poor Economy Hits Courts, Hurts Programs For Poor

Cubs sold - Lovable losers fetch $900 million

Citigroup to Sell $12 Billion of FDIC-Backed Bonds

Spain To Aid Probe of Reporter's Death in Haiti

Senate Panel Proposes $300 Bonus For Seniors

Secrets will be revealed if Guantanamo closes: Mamdouh Habib

Marines ordered to stay clear of Tijuana

David Hicks keen to clear name: father

NSA Whistleblower: Wiretaps Were Combined with Credit Card Records of U.S. Citizens

Venezuela To Ask New US Gov't To Hand Over Posada

Anheuser-Busch Inbev to Sell Stake in China's Tsingtao

US allows use of embryonic stem cells

Obama Wants to Reopen Lady Liberty’s Crown

Government urged to come clean on co-operation over CIA secret prisons

Obama Urged to Keep Pledge to Ratify Nuclear Treaty (Update1)

Obama slams companies for squandering bailout funds

Obama calls Saudi king, British and Canadian PMs

Fair-Wage Bill Clears The Senate

Swiss nuclear smuggling suspect claims CIA link

Guantánamo detainee resurfaces in terrorist group

Venezuela Will Push U.S. to Hand Over Man Tied to Plane Bombing

2009 Bank Failure #3: 1st Centennial Bank, Redlands, CA

TFRs: Cheney out; bigger Biden in

Judges refuse Coleman ballot inspection request

Faith Leaders Laud Obama for Torture Ban

Iran in scramble for fresh uranium supplies

Russia says Ready to Work with U.S. on Afghanistan.

France to give free newspaper subscriptions to teens

Sweden’s Fix for Banks: Nationalize Them

Franken Legal Team: Coleman Is Doctoring Evidence


Child porn charges are dismissed (Judge ruled police search not legally justified)

U.P.(Union Pacific) sheds 3,150 workers, eyes more

Nashville voters reject 'English First' proposal

Morales promises ‘democratic revolution’

Obama Overturns 'Mexico City Policy' Implemented by Reagan

Five killed in knife attack at Belgian creche

New photo of Fidel Castro debunks deathbed rumors

Ex-Gitmo Detainee May Be Al Qaeda Leader

Sasha and Malia Dolls Irk First Lady

Corruption Indictment for Ex-Senate Leader Bruno

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday January 23

Disgraced pastor (Ted Haggard) faces more gay sex accusations

Suspected US missile strike kills 10 in Pakistan

Ill. gov: I'm skipping trial because it's 'unfair'

War Boosted Extremists In Gaza, Says U.N. Official

Senator questions, prods Microsoft on inclusion of H-1B workers in layoffs

Barack Obama Could Visit Russia In April

Obama Supporter's House Burned Down

BBC News, 22.01.09: Israeli investigation underway of accusations IDF deliberately shot children

Davezila - Obama Inaugural Walk along Pennsylvania Avenue - Widescreen

An Adorable Goodbye To Dubya

Asking Anti-Abortion Demonstrators an Important Question

Rachel Maddow: 'Shadow Factory' Author James Bamford Discusses NSA Spying, Etc.

Suprise Pick to Replace Hillary Clinton = Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand

CODEPINK outside blue dog democrat event

Crashing the Blue Dog/AT&T Party

Barack Obama Inauguration George W. Bush Thoughts

Hannity interviews Rush (8:07) Part 2 - amazing other reality with these two

TYT: Olbermann Breaking News - Bush Adm. Wiretapped Reporters 14:05

Countdown: James Risen on the NSA Spying on Journalists

Rachel Maddow w/ Frank Rich, on Obama lobbying and sunshine ethics guidelines

Really? Did 61 Gitmo Prisoners “Return to Battle”? - Rachel Maddow's guest - explains the propaganda

QuestionGate...Obama visits W.H. Press Corps and...OMFG...does NOT answer a question!

Rachel Maddow and ACLU representative discuss Obama closing Gitmo, banning torture

Rachel Maddow discussion w/ Robert Redford on environmental action, esp. near Arches NP

TYT: Has The Liberation Of America Begun?

Obama Inauguration & Website Change Over

Al Jazeera English on the Inuaguration

Roundtable Discussion With Bernard Madoff

Gaza villages Wiped off the map


Obama speaks Indonesian at reception

Blagojevich Comparing His Arrest To Pearl Harbor

TYT: Obama Opens Up the White House And Cenk Loves It

Barack Obama and NBA + January 19th TOP 10

Tweety: Let's stick to journalism. I don't do that here. If it's just blogging let's drop it.

Conyers, Cohen file H.R. 104, Seeks Commission to Investigate Bush Crimes

Naomi Klein vs. Alan Greenspan on crony capitalism in the US

Obama Closes Guantanamo - Bans Torture - Restores Morality

Air Force One Tour

Caribbean Crossroads: Bushes snubbed Haitians to the end

War crimes: talk but not much action

On "terrorism recidivism" -returning to the fight

Appointing Emissaries, Obama and Clinton Stress Diplomacy (NYT)

GAO targets regulatory agencies as troubled

Compassionate Killing: Can war be fought for humanitarian reasons?

Krugman: Obama’s Inaugural Address

Barbara Ehrenreich: Resistance to Housing Foreclosures Spread Across the Land

EU states monitor spread of civil unrest

Obama Must Rein in 'Terrorist' Databases

The Nation: Rethinking the Market Mentality

British Capitalism - the Worm Ouroboros, by William Bowles

A Most Promising Start For Obama


An Enforcer Named Emanuel

Brent Budowsky at Mitchell's Appointment Marks Change

GOP See Economic Crisis as Ripe Cause for the Very Same Policies That Got Us Here in the First Place

Qaddafi Proposes Merger of Oval Office and Palestine: Ovaltine

Two Sides of a Border: One Violent, One Peaceful

From Venezuela, Obama: Between Biology and Destiny

Citigroup, Bank of America May Look ‘Nationalized’

Salazar lays down the gauntlet!

Forgit Gitmo - Obama Issues Order Shutting Down MSNBC's 'Lockup'

The Next Real Estate Crisis: Shuttered Stores and Empty Malls

Storming the 4th Circuit

Christopher Hayes: 'I Saw My People'

When Does Dick Cheney Become Merely an Historical Footnote?

The GOP's Grand New Strategy: Kill time (carpenter / Buzzflash)

Carolyn McCarthy Challenges Kirsten Gillibrand to a Duel

It's time to choose right over wrong (Galloway | McClatchy)

Socialist phobia turns into hysteria!

So few were actually able to stand up to the face of George W. Bush

Erasing Bush- With a call for 'relentless' diplomacy, Hillary further obliterates W's legacy

The newest fear-mongering campaign from the Right and the media

The President Orders Transparency

Sasha's smile could be a guide to our future

'Young Turks' Announces Candidacy for MSNBC Slot

Environmental Issues Slide in Poll of Public's Concerns

OBAMA and how Republicans don't know what they are talking about

Coleman-Franken trial: Going through the motions with nary an agreement

Stimulus Bill Provides for a Six-Foot Condom — To Protect Us From a Boehner

Benjamin R. Barber (author of Jihad vs. McWorld): A Revolution in Spirit

Teacher from Kenmore recalls Obama was a focused student

Sorry, just discovered struggle4progress got there first with this article. Please look for it there

Bush camp carping over 'sharp elbows'

Economics the Hard Way

Clive Crook: Why Obama Must Be Radical

Rags in the Shadow of Riches (3rd largest recipient of US foreign aid!)

“Service Outage (a note from the USA)”--Dear World,

World News Trust: North Toward Home (Joe Bageant)

Obama's Guantánamo Mistake: He's Not Closing Gitmo the Right Way

Obama getting the best of anti-American rulers

Remain Angry, Everyone!!

Jim Hightower: Obama Must Be Even Bolder Than FDR

Feds to 'rethink' license mandate

Spiritual decay at roots of economic collapse

All Cheer Jim Bunning’s Desire to Run for Reelection

Worst Pundit In America: Dick Morris (In A Landslide)

Mysterious Prison Buses in the Desert

Friday Talking Points (62) -- Obama's Inaugural Speech

Weekend Economists' Winter Carnival Weekend: January 23-25, 2009

Order closes Gitmo, impacts interrogations

Judge throws out statements in detainee death

Hearing slated for 7 charged in death of pfc.

Army cuts off pay for 27 Alaska WWII vets

Soldier charged in death of fellow soldier

Freeze on Bush rules won’t delay GI Bill

Severely injured get new disability process

Cornyn calls for hearings on recruiter suicides

SecDef says Iraq meeting was start of process

Gates: Military interrogation rules enough

Newest amphib set for commissioning Saturday

Sources: U.S. searched Iranian ship

Marines join counter-piracy mission

Death penalty sought against 4 Marines

Sharing UAV feeds easier with new data link

Malmstrom airman found guilty of larceny

Veteran to stand trial in puppy theft

Motorist teeters on cliff edge after canyon plunge

Piecing together a battered Iraqi city

Bombings drop as security tightens in Abu Ghraib

Army expects to save millions by switching to LEDs

KBR faulted in soldier’s electrocution

Military update: Fiscal crisis snips GI Bill’s ‘Yellow Ribbon’

Base commanders issue new restrictions on travel to Mexico

Disabled vet faces attack charge

Airman gets 18 months for indecent acts on child

AAFES delays release of fuel price changes

Stuttgart hotel project breaks ground

Health needs a concern as Iwakuni grows

Blair Says Army Manual to Apply to CIA

DoD Buzz: Lexington’s Thompson Forecasts Period of Prolonged Pain for Defense Industry

Sailor Gets 15 Years for Striking Baby

Spain insists on energy saving, not nuclear plants

Renewable energies: key to climate protection, economic development and poverty eradication

Peak Oil Notes 1/22/09

ODAC Newsletter - 23 Jan

Rate of tree death found to double in the western US

Environmental Issues Slide in Poll of Public’s Concerns

Missouri Nuke plan legislation is on its way

Stetson Wind project goes on line (Maine)

Billboards ordered turned off by 9 p.m. (in Manilla)

Sanyo, Nippon Oil announce solar power tie-up

Ontario signs $1.3B in clean energy deals

Solar farms flock to Gujarat (India) for new tariff plan

Wind, ‘the last crop to harvest,’ grabs attention of more farmers across the (SW Minnesota) area

Lawmakers okay ($20 billion in) energy tax breaks in Obama plan

Green light for "world’s largest" (up to 4MW) wave farm in Scotland

Baby Beetles Inspire Pitt Researchers to Build “Mini Boat” Powered by Surface Tension

GLOBAL CATASTROPHES AND TRENDS: The Next Fifty Years -a book review

GM Volt Battery Plant to Cost $30 Million, … in 2010, and … be Converted From Existing Facility

Obama's Challenge: Cleaning Up the Planet After Bush

New Yorker Article "The Dystopians" is a great read

Drought spurs Calif. farmers to slash planting

Reuters: Spanish wind power sets new records

U.S. to get European proposal on gas emissions

Legalizing "green"

Analysis: Green sector may save economy

MEPs (European Parliament's industry committee) back 60% renewable energy target for Europe (2050)

A billion frogs on world's plates (BBC)

Collapse of the Clean Coal Myth

[video] BBC's George Monbiot hammers through Royal Dutch Shell CEO's corporate bafflegab

Garageland: Hydrogen in the Garage - first hydrogen-solar powered home in North America

BBC News, 22.01.09: Israeli investigation underway of allegations IDF deliberately shot children

Likud Surpasses Kadima in Israeli Race

Worse Than an Earthquake

Saudi prince says US ties at risk over Mideast

No Home to Return to in Gaza

An Unenviable Job

Amid dust and death, a family's story speaks for the terror of war

Waltz with Bashir gets Oscar nod

Jim Lobe: Parsing Obama’s Words on Mitchell Appointment

Gaza truce, Obama fuel talk of talking to Hamas

Palestinian Authority, Israel Welcomes New US Peace Envoy

Gaza Hamas officials return to Egypt for talks

War boosted extremists in Gaza, says U.N. official

UN: Israel cooperating in efforts to improve Gaza humanitarian situation

Gaza doctor's loss grips Israelis

New study reveals staggering cost of Mideast conflicts

Finkelstein on Gaza War, 01.19.2009

Gaza recovery in doubt as Israel pressures Hamas

Human rights watch finding evidence of white phosphorous used everywhere during attack on Gaza

Israel readies for fight against war crime charges

Jimmy Carter: ‘Peace is possible’ in Holy Land

UN: Israel cooperating in efforts to improve Gaza humanitarian situation

Gaza crisis centered on Clinton's diplomacy agenda

US ally readies for fight against war crime charges

Henry Siegman: Israel’s Lies

Obama asks for Saudi king's help on Gaza

Greek farmers escalate struggle with roadblocks across the country

Dryships suspends dividend, dumps expansion plans

California Probes Muni Bond Derivatives Amid Mounting Deficit

Companies Slashing U.S. Dividends at Fastest Rate in 53 Years

UN official: Israel should probe shelling which damaged UN buildings in Gaza

Hamas Says It's Back In Control Of The Gaza Strip

Hamas Says It's Back In Control Of The Gaza Strip

Post-communist economy takes toll

Report: Toyota Mulls Cutting 1,000 Full-Time Jobs

It’s Not Their Money

PA official: Israel made 'big mistake'

France sending frigate to survey Gaza arms

Gaza dreams destroyed

Will the government take over the banks?

Gaza in Ruins: A news special - Part 1 - 23 Jan 09

Growing concern over Israel's weapons use

Time to Get Swedish

Taxpayers.... Bankers

Fatah fears Gaza conflict has put Hamas in the ascendancy

Sweden’s Fix for Banks: Nationalize Them

Good bank, bad bank all adds up to nationalization

....End the Recession/Depression..... Legalize Marijuana/Tax it - EOM

Icahn seeks support in case against Steel Partners

Geithner comments revive China currency bill hopes

Tough Workouts (mortgage modification nightmares)

U.S. & UK on brink of debt disaster: John Kemp

The NGO Front in the Gaza War: Exploitation of International Law

Wow, I just got a letter from National City Bank saying....

Hamas says Fatah taking revenge in West Bank

.......End the reccession......Raise taxes on the over $250k

Don't Continue Israel's Status Quo

The self-defence defence

No Home to Return to in Gaza

Worse than an earthquake

U.N. investigator: Evidence of Israeli war crimes

UNRWA warns of growing extremism among Gazans if they don''t get justice

Egypt-Israel Flows At Risk

Weapons are smuggled into Gaza from Israel, says Egyptian human rights official

Today in labor history Jan 23 Ratification of the 24th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

Russia to help Cuba with oil projects

Labour organisations hold demo in Athens for Bulgarian activist splashed with acid

Gaza's water woes likely to get worse

A Semi Serious Thought For Stimulus

Card check issue stalls panel’s vote on nominee

Wilma Liebman Designated NLRB Chairman

UFCW Weekender 1-23-09

The 5 Stages of collapse

BNSF Railroad Announces Layoffs Despite Higher-Than-Expected Profits

Children of Gaza: stories of those who died and the trauma for those who survived

Union bill can wait-US Rep Miller

Company agrees to settlement & then refused to pay. You can help.

Child-labor violations found at 2 South Florida malls

Hamas: Obama doesn't represent change

Japan steps up warning on markets, BOJ gloomy

US Jewish Groups Warn Turkey Against "Anti-Semitism"

Egypt resumes flow of journalists into Gaza

Happy Friday!

Interesting Rick Warren tidbit from The Nation

An LGBT movement takes shape

First gay divorce hits Texas court

I need some help please


Tampa Area city council vetoes gay partner benefits

Tampa Area city council vetoes gay partner benefits

Clinton's Senate Replacement Backs Full Gay Marriage Rights

Will same-sex marriage save the institution of marriage? It already has.

I'm it safe?

Are any GLBTQ members signing up as moderators?

Fidel Castro - My days are numbered

Haiti: Rebel Leader Wants To Become A Senator

Colombian military should not try key human rights case

Venezuela, Argentina sign raft of bilateral agreements

Johann Hari: Is the US about to treat the rest of the world better? Maybe...

Bolivia poised to get surplus Czech L-159 combat aircraft

Brazil offers helicopters to facilitate release of 6 held by Colombian rebels

Rags in the Shadow of Riches

Dupe. Sorry. n/t

Morales promises ‘democratic revolution’

ALLARD: The Batista and Bush Clans Have Their Candidate for 2012

El Salvador: ARENA campaign ad features Obama's LatAm advisor Dan Restrepo

Obama's Dep. Secretary of State Steinberg Gets Stupid about Pres. Chavez

Ros-Lehtinen Busy Gunning for Venezuela and Cuba

Venezuela Will Push U.S. to Hand Over Man Tied to Plane Bombing

Progresso Weekly: Obama - Change or Continuity? (with special empahsis on VEN and CUBA

The 2009 El Salvador Elections: Between Crisis and Change

BOLIVIA Launches State Newspaper Before Crucial Vote

Oh no! Herm out Shanny in????

X Games. Yae or Nay?

'Handful of lawmakers protest Gators’ title, BCS'

Book proposal implicates McGwire (SHAMEFUL)

Israeli NGO: Try Hamas for war crimes

First stem cell study for spinal injury approved by feds

Gout, now what? Chances are good I am having a flare up of gout.

Does anyone know anything about the pseudomonas bacteria?

Doctor calls for cut to curb HIV

Vitamin D 'is mental health aid' (BBC)

Anyone here ever have a ventrial hernia? Looks like I have one.

The Impossible Happens...AGAIN

Political views by Cabela's employees

NFL football players and firearms...

Kirsten Gillibrand new NY Senator. A Blue Dog democrat!

I have been a democrat all my life,

Classic in the parking lot..


Cool panorama from the inauguration

Not worthy

something about film

Ooops -- sorry -- wrong forum -- disregard post

World Peace Meditation January 28, 7:30pm

Neat Image or Noise Ninja or ?, What is the best noise reduction progrqam?

Inauguration Confusion and Competence

OT: Has anyone been through a foreclosure?

Weekly Healing Project #18 | Jan 25-31 | Healing & Connecting with the Earth Star Chakra

Engineered Viruses May Serve as Neurosurgeons of the Future

Science solves 'Italian Job' cliffhanger

I have a loaf of rye bread from the deli and don't want it to waste

Dark flow: Proof of another universe?

Anyone wanna talk salads?

Born again republicans attempt to weaken science in Texas fails

Tasty, hearty, healthy, protein-rich lunch

Building an "emergency" Birthday cake...

What happens if you mix Diet Coke and a eucharist wafer?

Welsh Rarebit

Questions about Prayer

Comfort food from childhood - Tunafish and Peas on Toast

How to Profit From the Coming Rapture: Getting Ahead When You're Left Behind

So who are all these folks here with apparently no other purpose

Here's one for all of you.


Damages Season 2

Wow, Ignatieff is kicking some ass in TO

I can't highlight and copy text. Why not?

The bullies that Labour has unleashed

Harley-Davidson cutting 1,100 jobs, consolidating plants