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Archives: January 29, 2009

Sir Paul (McCartney) on


Never heard a Republican bitching about 200Billion a week to

Palin Gets Free Ad Time During Superbowl?

Regarding the stimulus bill, anything for retirees?

I guess the House GOP has simply declared war and

Neil Cavuto says "Limbaugh Doesn't Need Me to Defend Him," then...

US says rule lifted limiting immigration arrests (AP)


the washington times STILL has the eric holder/kit bond story on their front page.

Regarding the stimulus bill, anything for homeowners?

Regarding the stimulus bill, anything for homeowners?

An overview of (De-) flowering shrubs:

So when do I get my damn tax cut?!

This commentary on the high speed U-Haul chase in Los Angeles has reached a new low.....

house of representatives proves that the republics are now inconsequential

One last chance to use the phrase YES WE CAN ... ('TOON)

Lynyrd Skynyrd Keyboardist Billy Powell dies

OK, not a single House Repuke voted for the stimulus package. Rush owns 'em. Screw bipartisanship.

Florida County Looks to Privatize Fire/EMS Department

It took EIGHT years for the republicans to destroy this country

Is Rush Limbaugh the Best the Right has got?

Is Obama taking notes regarding the House stimulus vote? Is he taking names?

Thom Hartmann listeners: I have a question for you!

Coleman's Continuing Comedy of Errors: Days 2 & 3 at the MN Election Contest

Wow look at all the Repub "economists"...

Crime doesn't pay......especially when you're a dumbass.

You know ... he's really not an entertainer. He is an opinion leader.

An Iraqi Woman's Perspective of Our Media

An Iraqi Woman's Perspective of Our Media


Help Refute (or is it true?) Interesting Statistics 2008 election

My LTTE (re: Bush's refusal to talk about his legacy/record)

2009 Report Card for America's Infrastructure

Now we're bailing out lobbyists?

Tweety on with discussion on the bill with no Rushican

at least we've seen the fruits of post-partisanship early.

protect the AMT

eeeewwww John Potter.

Obama Afghan strategy to stress non-military role

Republic or Republican?

Senator Russ Feingold is on Rachel Tonight

So if Republican Congressional districts don't want...

Revealed: the letter Obama team hope will heal Iran rift

You realize that we are entering into an era of political thermonuclear war, right?

So, when will an enterprising publisher get to one of El Rushbo's ex-wives...

AP: Mass layoffs to accelerate in 2009 at furious pace

Why is a stimulus plan for PEOPLE bad, but a larger "bailout" for BANKS good?

How does a US Congressman grovel at the feet of Comedian Rush Limburger?

shrub is at a women's basketball game tonight in Waco, Texas

Eric Cantor

Eric Cantor


For those of you who HATE Rush this might help you...

Man Flings Feces in Courtroom, At Jury; Smears on Lawyer's Face

My City of Ruins

Palin to avoid the RNC while in DC.

What Needs to Happen to Get TYT Back Online??!!!

If the left/dems had a Rush figure, with as many media outlets and the apparent

nevermind - sorry folks

More Than a Million Wait in Icy Darkness Across US

Fugitive mom who lead model life after prison break to be released in May

Letter to my "Dem" Congresman (Parker Griffeth) who voted against the Stimulus Bill

NAFTA's Dangerous Security Agenda

So, I've been watching re-runs of West Wing on Bravo...

HAH! Did chimp dump pickles already (or vice verse?)

Will someone explain to me like I'm a 6 year old(cuz I am about this) why the Republicans

Does it matter if there is Quid Pro Quo in campaign contributions? NO here's why

What's up with this "republic" meme? Where did it come from?

You thought fighting between Dems and Repubs is bad? Check this out!

When was the last time you called your congresscritters?

"I am not demonizing putting grass back to work."

Rate your New Prez

How Obama Can Boost the Economy by Investing in Science

cnn quick poll = Do you support passage of President Obama's $825 billion stimulus bill?

Mythology, the Number Three, and Two More Kicks in the Teeth...

AAaarrgghh... Gwen Ifill on Rachel Maddow...

2012 palin for prez - rush for vice.....i like it.

Titles for future books about Bush

Russia And China Slam U.S. Economic System, Blaming It For Financial Crisis

Russia And China Slam U.S. Economic System, Blaming It For Financial Crisis

Repukes, sit down and shut up while we show you how it's done.

Is Dick Armey an army of dicks?

Senate passes COBRA subsidy bill

Doing my part against RW propaganda. Un-progressive of me? Maybe. Good for my mood? Definitely.

Flashback: House Passed Clinton Economic Plan in Aug. 1993....with no Republican support.

Ötzi’s Last Days –Glacier man may have been attacked twice

Ötzi’s Last Days –Glacier man may have been attacked twice

U.S. Moves to Bail Out Credit Union Network

How to handle the Republicans while the Democrats are in charge

Bush tax cuts plus Bush war

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Link to all the peanut recalled products

Does everyone "get" the following.....

Haggard: "A tragic embodiment of the still-raging war between sexuality and religion"

No republican votes? Heh. I'm left wondering what all of the courting is good for?

Barney Frank on Larry King NOW

Paul McCartney is Steve's guest tonight

Blagojevich, After Inking Movie Deal, Will Resign Tomorrow

Every Peanut Product From Ga. Plant Recalled FDA: Toss Out Anything Made in 2007-08

The Repub that showed up on Rachel's show has no idea what stimulus is.

Bernie Marcus quoted on Democracy Now

I think it's time we all boycotted the organ donors roll

Right wing psychopaths filling up stock message boards for Pepsi and Campbell's

President Obama today said...

President Obama today said...

'Buy American' Rider Sparks Trade Debate

Who Will Be Part of 'The Great Recovery'

Sun, sea and sewage in the playground of the rich in Dubai

Suicides continue alarming rise in military

Will Obama continue jousting with the bipartisanship windmill?

CSI Salford: How footprint embedded on man's head is helping police track down his attacker

Has anyone here ever self-published a book for Amazon's Kindle?

Putin calls economic crisis a 'perfect storm'

More than a million in the dark and cold

Listening to Letterman... looks like Limbaugh is going to be his new pig to poke

Sometimes I feel alone

So Nancy Grace is outraged about the singiing 'Caylee Anthony' doll

Which House/Senate Repug asshat do you despise the most?

S Lanka army in ghost 'Tiger' town

I wonder if we're ever going to rebuild America

France braces for mass walk-out

If Holder guaranteed NO PROSECUTION for Team BushCo on Torture, then...

Arctic’s thawing seas may bring new security risks

LA Cardinal faces probe over abusive priests: report

Fundies: "Week of Tolerance" is intolerant of bigoted homophobic fundie assholes....

Maddow, Olbermann nominated for 2009 GLAAD Awards (Outstanding TV Journalism Segment)

Couple in murder of 5 kids/suicide definitely were living beyond their means but not that bad off

So far up we're up to $8.5 trillion and they want another trillion?

Lilly’s Big Day (& other women who lead the way!!)

so if i pay my mortgage I get no help... but if I stop paying for 2 months the government will help

Repuke Phil Gingrey humbled, begs lord Limbaugh for forgiveness. With video.

AdWeek already has some of the SuperBowl ads up online

"Ms. Palin's PAC: Gaming the Truth" - Andrew Halcro rips SP.

You know what? I love Obama.

I think "The Republicans want the commander-in-chief to fail" hits hard at home.

The best option on where to house Gitmo detainees:

Iraq Won't Allow Blackwater to Operate in Country

Hey Kirsten! Wanna Buy a Senate Seat in NY? See Your Uncle Al

Lest we forget, those persistent rumors about rush's child sex tours

For GOP, a case of misshapen identity

U.S. Moves to Bail Out Credit Union Network

Bush war on Roquefort raises a stink in France

VIDEO (:30) Handcuffed escaped prisoners + lightpole= roll video

Iraq to Deny New License To Blackwater Security Firm

Can you believe this shit? WSJ publishes Rush's "bipartisan fix" for the economy

Did Norm Coleman's campaign fake a Web site crash?

Channeling "bush"....regarding "rushican" vote on stimulus......

Channeling "bush"....regarding "rushican" vote on stimulus......

That old Haggard Cross...

Afghanistan Delays Presidential Election

GITMO, simply explained

'They Are Killing Innocent People'

Week One

Coulter on CBS Early Show: Automatic channel change.

Phony Guantanamo Recidivism Numbers?

An addition to the bill of rights

2 Hours of Cspan so far this morning and not a single word about Holder

TBI Searches (former State Senator) Jeff Miller's Law Office In Bradley County

washington times is still running holder/kit bond story

15,000 apply for jobs at Battle Creek-area casino

Don't ya just love it that beating the shit out of each other on TV is called an "Art?"

During the campaign and to Jan 20, my inbox was flooded with

During the campaign and to Jan 20, my inbox was flooded with

Red States: An Endangered Species

Cost saving multi-tasking or a really bad photo?

Gingrey and Cantor, the new GOP - Geldings on Parade


Are there any democrats on the tv any more? All I see are repuglicans on

California to print its own money in form of IOUs.

Republicans vote to RAISE TAXES!!!


Check Out This TARP-Based Scam

Check Out This TARP-Based Scam

Cell phone technology extraordinaries, I have a question.

China's Premier Has Tough Words for U.S. Role in Financial Crisis

Republican Official Hopes Recipes Will Flush Out Voter Problems

should drug companies be allowed to advertise their products on tv?

DTV-An arm twisting moment for Obama.

So .... Harry Smith will interview Ann Coulter about Rush Limbaugh in a few minutes

When he was a Rep. Dick Armey lived in his office and showered in the House gym.

Matt Lewis

What happened to all the police chases and sharks that were so damn important before the election?

Frozen in indifference: Life goes on around body found in vacant warehouse

I AM Bernie Sanders

Page Six cites bloggers for "erroneous" sliming of Caroline while repeating it ALL

Iraq Revokes Blackwater License

Buy American, Hire Americans

Tell me how we are supposed to buy, buy, buy when our jobs are disappearing daily?

msnbc is discussing rush limbaugh's role in the stimulus package....

msnbc breaking news: gov. blagojevich leaves his house

Geico Says They No Longer Advertise on Limpballs

Awesome TOON!

Now Pugs are concerned with spending

Sarah Palin's shoes sell for $2,025

Rush: If Obama succeeds, Ninjas will kill your children.

Tax Cuts? Just more "trickle down" BS.

Question about buying a pre owned car from a dealership

Freshman Dem Rep: “Rush Limbaugh is a has-been hypocrite loser, who craves attention."

We're Never Going To Learn

Dick Army accomplished this much yesterday.

"Heil Limbaugh"

Nothing is an accident. What's with the Rush Resurgence?

Bush War on Roquefort Raises a Stink in France

With Blue Dog Democrats like Jim Cooper, who needs Republicans

The diffuse elements of what's left of neocon Repubs, plus Coulter, Hannity, Fox, Limbaugh,etc

Serious question - has anyone ever received an answer to why Republics dominate on news talk spots?

Cartoon from blog.

What is National POLL of Americans Supporting Obama's

Proposing a new word: "Obama'd"...

Does the AP..ADMIT... to editorializing? . . Or are they still maintaining

GOP = "Grand Obstructionist Party"

Steve Sack on Limbaugh....

U.S. Investigates Los Angeles Archdiocese Officials

Zombies in Texas! Run for your lives!!

No Majority Party Will EVER Give Up Talk Of Bipartisanship

National Emergency Centers Establishment Act (Introduced in House)

A Modest Proposal

Please DU my ltte re:Shinseki

In China, a Grass-Roots Rebellion

Stganding next to President Obama at the bill signing is Lilly Ledbetter.

Did anyone hear what Matt Lauer said? What a freakin idiot

Gallup: The political landscape of the United States has clearly shifted in the Democratic direction

How do you feel about the stimulus package?

I am against PETA.

Closing argument in Blago trial on C-SPAN 1

New ads target Republican senators on recovery bill

Got yourself in trouble financially?Too bad for you.Don't expect help from Uncle Sam for your faults

Caroline Kennedy is INNOCENT of Affair Claims

If Rethugs refuse to negotiate in good faith, Obama and the Dems should tell them where to go

Colombia Rules Gays MUST has same right in common law marriage - US Beckon of Freedom?

Exposed propogandist given platform to comment on traitorous radio host

Yoo Unrepentant & Prepping His Defense In The WSJ

American Indians could reap almost $3B in stimulus

Will Governor Rod Blagojevich become an hero before the Illinois State Senate today?

Defending the Indefensible : Neocons and Guantanamo (X-posted from GDP)

Should Gitmo be Used for Those Who Raped and Pillaged our Economy?-Thom Hartmann

NSF and porn

Take some time and check out the Stimulus Bill -

It's ok for Obama to make fun of DC about their snow phobia, but Biden can't get a

the pettiness of mr bu$h* - asshole extraordinaire

So Blago gets impeached and then gets his day in court. So

Lily Ledbetter Act being signed now on CSPAN. I hope she is there front and center

Egypt govt. still acting bad

Anyone know about severance packages?

How about a tax credit (reduction) for debt reduction?

Lily Ledbetter Act.. Please someone.. school me,

If you have an interest, The Swan is Singing (Blago making his closing statement)

If you have an interest, The Swan is Singing (Blago making his closing statement)


If any of you are watching Blago...

Tweeting Congress - a movement to lobby from the grassroots

What`s all that background racket?

What`s all that background racket?

The republican tax cut stimulus

Seems to me the only ones upset with Obama...

I am reminded of a teenage girl saying, "I wasn't doing anything!

Instead of the Blago Distraction, Senate Roadblock Republicans...

"It's hard when it hits so close to home"

How many "red" states are there?

Angry that people are dying while the Grand Obstructionists Pigs

He is really nutz (Blago)

Military seeks better use of biometrics on U.S. bases

What kind of a disaster is it going to take to get Blago out of the media?

So when does the Senate vote on the Economic Recovery Bill?

"The Limbaugh" How would you define/ use the term?

Greenwald: Do we really want to be 'bipartisan' with Armey's GOP?

Dumbest cops in USA: "Standoff comes up empty"

Passengers Wait 10 Hours On Orlando Flight

Dear President Obama .....

Quote of the Day - Being powerful...

Rush Limbaugh has "a plan in the paper" and now we have a genuine debate (??)

Obama signs bill making equal pay law suits easier

Australian Throws Daughter Off Bridge to Death, Police Say

Officials: Army suicides at 3-decade high

If Conservatives and Corporate Media Pundits Ruled the World

GOP will declare "no mandate" on Obama/Dem leadership.....

Got this EMail today...

Poor Women are Not "Pork"

Margaret and Helen on Coultergeist's new book:

A question for newspaper professionals

Austin, TX: Construction signs warn of zombies

repukes are really going after FDR

Boy Scouts as Land Rapers?

Post here if you think all the 'progressive' noise has a stench of conformity to it

PREDICTION: If Blago does not get convicted in federal court he will become. . .

I had to call and email my House Representative this Morning.

SP watch -- this is troubling. "Sarah's Weekend Away" - The Mudflats

Senators Feinstein and Brownback Introduce Lung Cancer Mortality Reduction Act

After Blago's speech, the Illinois Republic's called for a caucus and got an hour delay.

A question for newspaper professionals

Camden's Tent City homeless keep up hope

Camden's Tent City homeless keep up hope

Politico admits their Republican alliance

Joe the Plumber on with Thom Hartmann

Mr. President...ground the republicans....

DUers I need some recommends on this article to get it in the navigation...

Limbaugh coming up on MSNBC at 10:50.

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin said she will attend Alfalfa Club Dinner because of President Obama

"NO" I'm Not Going To Show Up: Rove announces he has no intention of obeying Conyers' subpoena

Faith-based dorms near a public university?

GOP Is The Main Obstacle

Sen. Brown, Steel Workers President Leo Gerard Call for 'Buy America' Enforcement in Stimulus

Does DU have a Facebook Page? Oops...yes it does.

Bush sighting...


Are people who take cookies without permission from the baker thieves?

Unemployment has risen in every state in December

Conservatives Losing It

Obama and the Return of the Real-Post-George W. Bush America (The Nation)

Email I got about a scam (involving temp agencies)

Gates says more troops going to Afghanistan, Iraq combat involvement 16+ more months

Is DU especially slow and wonky today or is it me???....n/t

A book that will cause a political earthquake in the Middle East

'Hi My Name Is Kujo. I Am a Nice Dog.'

The Bloggo Impeachment - Live blog (CSPIN 1)

I just got this email from my stepmother, out of the blue

LOL-Colbert airs Hannity's "Hate Line" phone number for complaints

Is our country broke?

Would you say your risk of dying is greater from terrorism or

more change - President Obama Signs Equal-Pay Legislation - His first bill signing

New world order' after crisis??


Robert Gibbs just said that he didn't attend the

America’s infrastructure crisis - falling apart at the seams

Republican Congresspeople who might be vulnerable in 2010

Open letter to Diane Rehm of NPR:

Could The Senate Strip Out The Tax Cuts From The Stimulus Bill?

reporter...the republicans said they were shut out of the stimulus bill....

"Well, he's going to be shot anyway"

Should all Democrats vote the same way on every vote?

The Rude Pundit: They're Losing Their Fucking Minds, Part 2 (Arm(e)y of Dicks Edition)

The Rude Pundit: They're Losing Their Fucking Minds, Part 2 (Arm(e)y of Dicks Edition)

Caption this!

MSNBC/CNBC: Apologists for Limpball's "I want Obama to fail" comment


Anyone know of any good communist newspapers? And don't give me PWW, they've gone to hell since...

Anyone know of any good communist newspapers? And don't give me PWW, they've gone to hell since...

GOP Lawmakers Outnumber Democratic Lawmakers 2 To 1 In Stimulus Debate On Cable News

Repukes and their whining over spending.

BLOGO II Senate's arguments before the vote CSPIN 1


Selfless Chimps Shed Light on Evolution of Altruism

Selfless Chimps Shed Light on Evolution of Altruism

Hey Condi Rice

stimulus package

Does anyone remember a cartoon with a bunch of elephants discussing the "Big Plan" on education?

yet another family murder/suicide breaking news

When they talk about closing Guantanamo

I detest ron paul. he's a heartless and crazy little fucker.

Obama Disappointed Cabinet Doesn't Get Comic Book References

An old friend found me on Facebook

TYT: Obama Trying To Appease GOP With More Tax Breaks (Video)

Question about the military judge

Question about the military judge

On second thought, never mind about that bailout

Adding Alternative Minimum Tax Relief to Stimulus may help Passage in Senate

Schwarzenegger Seeks an End to Federal Oversight of Prisons

Tell Cantor to call WHINE-ONE-ONE

Study Seeks Link Between Unusual Male Names With Juvenile Delinquency

Would someone please tell Rush & Hannity that they ARE MEDIA!

Here's what fries my ass about the torture non-convictions

We're being DISTRACTED again...

REPORT: GOP Lawmakers Outnumber Democratic Lawmakers 2 To 1 In Stimulus Debate on MSM

Democracy Now! re: Econ Stimulus pkg

So I started a pool at work... when do you think the first Supreme Court Judge will retire?

Speaker Pelosi: "Best Person" least today. She smacked

Does anyone know where the World Labor Forum is meeting?

Now and then...

Secretary Clinton Announces Appointment of Special Envoy for Climate Change Todd Stern

Happy Birthday Edward Abbey

Wanted--Link to Olbermann story about judge freeing Gitmo captive because of torture

Wanted--Link to Olbermann story about judge freeing Gitmo captive because of torture

Stimulus seeks to bar illegals from tax credit (latest GOP talking point/lie)

How we would have loved that vote for impeachment if it had been Bush

Jewish Voice for Peace email

Dear "Buy American" opponents,

Just impeached, Blagojevich already has a corporate gig lined up

School officials worry about less fresh food for students' lunches

I'm willing to bet that Blago will be kicked out of office and then acquitted in criminal court

What do Republicans really want? – More

FDA scientists: We're being targeted

Blago is guilty as sin and they will bring him down in court

Look at how many jobs have been lost just since Monday (Jan. 26th):

Let's organize against Limbaugh Advertisers

If you were an Illinois State Senator, would you vote to convict

IL Senate is In - Blago is Out.

IL Senate is In - Blago is Out.

BREAKING NEWS: Blagojevich convicted unanimously. He is removed now.

Breaking News Gov. Blagovich has been impeached

Breaking News Gov. Blagovich has been impeached

ATA Seeks Support for Speed Limiters, Other Eco-Proposals

Just Curious, but need to know

Would the DUzy fans forgive me if I postpone the DUzy of this week to next week?

Obama's Islamist challenge

Let's call it by it's real name:

Got this from an x DUer! OMG too funny!

House GOP votes against tax cuts

Who are the Top 3 Most Powerful GOP Senators?

Pittsburgh schools to have 2-hour Super Bowl delay

We received a "humorous" e-mail regarding our companies "weapons" policy.

Blago Watch: Senators about to vote whether to convict

Am I Crazy...Have You Ever Noticed?

Saltsman's Out!

New Illinois Governor speaking now, old governor to speak shortly.

I agree with every word Blagojevich said.

Balgo voted out

Buh-bye, Blago!!!

What did Vice President Biden say?

Want to stimulate the economy? According to the data, forget about tax cuts

Is this economy driving people to crime?

CBS "News" doing an apology piece on

Now, you see how fast and easy an Impeachment can be? Why in hell?


Team Coleman Fakes Website Crash

Did Dick Shelby somehow forget that HIS party nearly doubled the National Debt in 8 years?

I'm so glad our Republican Senators have their priorities straight!

Any believers in the law of attraction or synchronicity here?

Atlas Sports Genetics-test ages 1+ for sports potential

Juan Williams Slanders Michelle Obama


New Book: "Tear Down This Myth: How the Reagan Legacy Has Distorted Our Politics..."

Torture Lover John Yoo Excoriates Obama For Banning Torture»

Torture Lover John Yoo Excoriates Obama For Banning Torture»

Quinn Set to be Sworn in as Illinois Gov.

I need the photo of Code Pink woman with red hands confronting Condi...anyone??

Blago had the best opportunity, but was disingenuous in his

Partisan politics is back. And I love it.

President Obama wins and all we have is 24/7 ru$h* fucking limbaugh

When are moron cons gonna learn tax breaks are just a different kind of spending?

Minimum Wage and Protectionism

35, 000 teachers in California may be laid off

Struggling Republicans to pick new party chief

Hasselwitch is pregnant again.

Statue of shoe tossed at Bush on display in Iraq!

DUers for prosecution of the Bush/Cheney criminals by President Obama's administration

Help Norm Coleman's Recount Fund--one penny at a time

Earth to GOP: You are NOT relevant. Go away.

Should Elected Officials Be Drug Tested?

Woohoo! Equal pay!

Baltimore Examiner Shutting Down. (Local Reich-wing rag)

Baltimore Examiner Shutting Down. (Local Reich-wing rag)

Ok, WTF, why is the market down today!?

Girl dies after being thrown off bridge by her father

AP: Zoloft, Cipralex are best antidepressant options

Right to life...

My first post. I need your advice.

two observations: Dona Perino, let alone the rest of shitstain's press secs

About the parents who killed themselves and their kids.

Report: 3 calls before police get frozen body

Judge James Pohl rejects Obama delay request.

Postmaster General: Mail days may need to be cut

What song do you wish Springsteen would play during the Super Bowl halftime?

Perle in '03: "be very surprised if there is not some grand square in Baghdad" named after Bush

Bill seeks to establish 'FEMA camps'? (Text of HR 645)

2010 Prius pushes average to 50 mpg

Luskin May Have 'Screwed Up Tactically' - May Have Jeopardized Turdblossom! (Matt Cooper)

Stupid gun-toting fuckwit kills toilet, or similar headline

Oops - John Yoo reveals that Bush authorized waterboarding

Oops - John Yoo reveals that Bush authorized waterboarding

Would anyone else like to see a Photoshop/Graphics group?

Would anyone else like to see a Photoshop/Graphics group?

One year old baby girl is pregnant

Right wing co-worked said to me today...

Who should play Blago in any movie that's made?

Google Earth reveals two-acre field of weed to Swiss police

Holy crap. They actually believe it.

Any NE Ohio people on the board. Rumor is a house just exploded.

I am a nice dog. My owner can't feed me. Please help me.

Why is the MSM so talking about Obama walking into the window?!?

why, why, why WHY did I trust that Repub scumbag???????

Freezing death of Mich. man in house sparks anger

Say what you will about the Repukes but they do know how to act as a opposition party

If anybody is surprised about Republicans fighting this tooth and nail

Whatever the problem the GOoPer remedy is cut taxes

You know the republicans would love to see another 9/11 type attack soon

Waste - Pork - Shovel Ready?

$18.4 billion in bonuses for the year 2008 by Wall Street? (6th Largest Haul in History!)

"Irritable Limbowel Syndrome"

Torturer's Own Lawyer Says Holder Will Have to Prosecute

Response to Professor Yoo

One thing that p's me off about people who are covered by Medicare but are against a national health

I was moved to make this Bumpersticker

U.S. Said to Give $60 Billion Backing for Student-Loan Plan

What is Blago even talking about?

What is Blago even talking about?

New bank bailout could cost another $2 trillion?

To Senator Kerry: I'll see you your rant and raise you one of my own

Obama will use the current Economic Crisis to pass sweeping Health Care Reform.

The republican Mayor wept quietly in the corridor of the courthouse

Affirmative Action

Memo to Nancy Pelosi: THIS is how shit gets done (Blago impeachment)

It finally dawned on me..Obama is playing rope-a-dope Version 2.0

'Buy American' stimulus plan riles trade partners

OT: Why you should all root for the Steelers on Sunday

15 year old driver and 11 & 9 year old passengers die in police pursuit crash

The white racist sore loser repubs will refuse to play nice for 8 years

The white racist sore loser repubs will refuse to play nice for 8 years

NO layoffs took place at Microsoft India, just in the US

Brookings Study Confirms Bulk Of Housing Bubble Arose Under Solid GOP Rule

Frozen in indifference: Life goes on around body found in vacant Detroit warehouse (GRAPHIC)

GA man's credit line & score lowered because he shopped at Wal-Mart

House votes down DTV delay.

Steve Clemons: "No Economic Team of Rivals On Obama Staff: Rubin's Manic Neoliberals Dominate"

Pluto: the once and future planet?

Can Portland's Gay Mayor Survive a Scandal?

Say HELLO to our new moderators!

Pakistan army 'will retake Swat'

AP: Blackwater says it could leave Iraq with 72 hours

Are people who download copyrighted music without permission from the artist thieves?

No surprise are the 11 right-wing Democrats who voted AGAINST the stimulus

For me angry is not a strong enough word.

Greg Palast: Obama is a two-faced liar. Aw-RIGHT!

Octuplets Mom Has 6 Other Kids

I rise in praise of The Magistrate, on the day of his retirement.

The Boburrito

I just lost my old maid down by the docks.


I just SUCK as a crook - what the hell are Bluecoats anyways?

Bacon explosion? Chicken Fried bacon. With cream gravy.

The calls for the "car warrenty" saga continues....

I think somoene mentioned a hamdog earlier.

If they're looking for infrastructure projects, they can start with storm drains in Boston

I just SUCK as a cook - what the hell are bratwurst anyways?

RiffTrax (MST3K's Mike Nelson, Kevin Murphy, Bill Corbett) LIVE online in 1/2 hour (6 PM Pacific)

Well, this video reduced me to a quivering heap of jello


The Nine Naked Men video - did anyone get an FLV file that still works?

Grrrrr, AGH, and other sounds of frustration and pissoffedness

Richard Alpert thinks Daniel Faraday came back for his bong

Serious mac and cheese people help!

Its a Nirvana evening. Sorry haters, Cobain rocked.

Hello from the Burbank (CA) airport.

Dear Ohio Department of Transportation:

I'm done

I'm trapped in a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma!

Anybody here ever been treated for / cured of emophobia?

My wife has two questions for DU *LOST* fans (spoiler)

May I please borrow somebody's time machine?

So what's it mean when you have dreams about zombies?

Frakking in the '70's!

Someone recommend a decent Audiobook....I have a ten hour drive tomorrow

Hey lounge pevs..I just found out something interesting...

I pity the fools SOMETIMES

Metal fans only. New Metallica album. Yeah or Ney.

Attention Los Angeles ..... U-Haul CAR CHASE LIVE!

Apocalypse Please...

What you fear in the night in the day comes to call anyway.

Question about the Louisiana Purchase

A test

Thought it was going to be porn

Most annoying personality on YouTube?

Whats the latest news on Parche?

YouTube: Al Green's scorched Earth version of "Let's Stay Together," Apollo Hall of Fame Concert '93

So I decided to install and play around with the Windows 7 beta.

nothin' but BUMS around this place

New Zealand inmate stroll stopped by pole

Carrot top!

It's the drums, man... those jungle rhythms...

I'm against Peter

Vince the Shamwow guy has a fan club.

When was the last time you threw money away?

mcctatas has TWO boyfriends - Paddy and Vince.

What education institute best represents Teh Longue for the last couple of weeks?

Digital Television is Happening Soon

So, you want to be a bullfighter...................

I know I'm stupid, but how to I post a picture?

The octuplets' mothers' doctor .......


You know I really love men and all...

Well, THAT was a weird dream.

Mrs. V. made me a beautiful lunch

As seen on tv the Snuggie, that long strange robe looking thing with arms.

I have Shamwow Vince trapped in a cage....

Well now I feel discouraged.

Investment term redefined; Liquidity.

Looks like I won't be buying Scharffen Berger chocolate again

A "Who is CaliforniaPeggy's hubby on DU" Thread...

Ten Sure-Fire Ways to Be a Complete Failure At Everything

So, you want to be a bullshitter...................


Divorce papers arrive tomorrow.

FYI ~ Joan_Alpern will always be a Freebird In_The_Wind

Create Your Own Original Star Trek Story

Post two bands from your hometown with the word "Five" in their name

Post your favorite 80s video!

Stevia Natural Sweetener

I took the name change challenge.

CLEAN-UP on Aisle needed!!!

Look what Orrex bought me!

My cat is apparently a James Lee Burke fan

I am going to tell you sumping.

Good morning Lounge

Guitar Hero people: on what level do you play?

REAL reasons behind the lies for why we are late for work.

I propose a new forum: GD:SW

what i did on sunday

Say something nice about Vince the Shamwow guy, I will start.

Science-types - I have a curiosity about heating a home

Robb is now a moderator.

Octopus Mom has 7 kids

Yeah. So now that I brought it up, no one has texted me today.

Top Chef Thread!

Friends, Until I Delete You


Quick resume question.

NIMBYs piss me off.

Piping hot pizza delivered to your door.

Thursday afternoon earworm...

kitten picture of the day for thursday january 29

I need a nap

Name your fictional horse and sidekick

Sea Kittens?

Yesterday my stepfather had his THIRD back surgery in 7 years

Eruption expected of Alaska peak

Major LOST spoiler!!! (I think)

Raise your hand if you also have the impulse control of a five-year-old.

Did I tell you what a pig I was in Florida?

What? No BACON thread?

A Question About Job Reviews

How many DU'ers have you shagged in person?

I ate some Republican food

The Kurt Warner - George W. Bush Super Bowl connection, kind of...

Username help

Any parent/caregiver who says, Quit crying or I'll give you something to cry about, should be

Suck it, 5gan!

A month ago, I released some fundy-mocking software here. It had a bug. Here's the correction:

The Guava Jelly 2nd one time only,(Every now and then) Poetry thread instance

Oh, dear! There's a rather unfortunate typo on the local paper's web site!

Ashton Kutcher and his f**king jackass dickweed neighbor

Tool Definitions for the handy men and women who use power tools et al

How many DU'ers have you shagged in your mind?

Who Is More Irritating?

Northerners are buffer than Southerners

Now that's one hell of a first day on the job!

I am a great cunning linguist

Dude Vibrations for Obama

Any resumé gurus out there want to give mine a critique?

F*** football! It's basketball season and DUKE GOT BEAT!!

Facebook question...


Bob Loblaw Launches Law Blog

Mcctatas loves ShamWow Vince, I love Dog Whisperer Cesar.

Northerners are rougher than Southerners

Who else has already broken their New Years' resolution(s)?

FedEx Driver just left... "Milk" swag arrived!!!

Nickelback rents Tampa house for SuperBowl weekend. $22,000.00

Now that Robb is a moderator, is the option "Robb is a dingbat" not allowed in polls??

NEWSFLASH!!! The Civil War ended 144 years ago

Alison Krauss : A Hundred Miles Or More

I am eating frito pie and a ice tea, nothing better.

I was setting fire to my garden and got to thinking almanacs

Uh-oh!!!! She's pregnant AGAIN!!!

Zombies ahead! Run!!!

Who would like to kick my husband's ass?

'Immortal' jellyfish swarming across the world

Fuck EVERYONE! Only Maryland rules!

Dreams that should've made me a vegetarian. DISTURBING IMAGES WARNING.

Just to be clear, you all are better than me

I know I'm going straight to hell for posting this

I was going to take the kids to dinner

ZOMG! WE HAZ A FRIGIDIDATOR!!!111 (dialup warning)

I am so fucking sick of the "northerners are better than you southron inbreads" shit. Fuck the North

DO WANT!!!!!!

Kurt Warner regularly thanks God for Matt Leinart sucking

uhuhuhuhhhh...."taco cheese"...uhuhuhiuhhhh...uhuh

I posted this in the DU Mac users group, but some of you may not go there

Northerners are tougher than Southerners

Who's worst?

Best Microsoft Operating System

When the Apocalypse comes, what do you hope it is?


Reasons you are looking at poll posts tonight

Just Great! This Northern/Southern stuff is going to bring out all the SEC Apologists!

Sixty percent of the time, it works every time.

DU hunting types... are these lynx tracks do ya reckon?

Need help with gambling problem

Y'know what? I don't know where you've been. You can stay out of my glory hole.

Can someone help me find this You tube clip?

Passing the Piss Test

Anyone who took math in the 70's - I'm trying to find an educational film

Has anyone noticed that as they passed 40 their memory got bad?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Thu 1/29/2009)

Plant freaks and botanists, Rare book fans, Art connoisseurs (dial up caution)

We're getting our new fridge delivered today. Etiquette question:

Are finger waggers who attack you for using the word "moron"

Fuck the North and South! Only the MIDDLE rules. The rest are douche-ist peripherists!

Where is Parche when it matters????

SHIT!!!! I didn't get around to going to the software store!

A very short cartoon for your pleasure..Bambi meets Godzilla..1969

Got a favorite disco-type song?

Blagojevich is OUTTA HERE.

I have a confession. I've become a texting slut. my southern friends on here- I love y'all!

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 1/29/09

mo got me

Favorite Pasta Type

Got this from an x DUer! OMG too funny!

Cactus Jack vs. Big Van Vader - The Ear Incident (3/16/94), Munich, Germany

I re-read Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep, and Ridley Scott is still a douchebag.

I went to a hatchery today for a story I'm doing

Hey Skittles (or anyone else)! I need my ass kicked!

I'm Tellin Ya,

Poll: Is Ashton Kutcher a fucking jackass dickweed?

You guys have it ALL wrong. The WEST will bury the North AND the South!

So we can all agree: The TUBES were the best band from the 70's-80's!

Kirk Cameron is in some bullshit movie.

Hottest LOST character (F)

Something brilliant from my dream last night.

So, why are we rehashing the war of Northern Aggression, again?

Who Is The Funniest Seth?

Best Metal Band Ever.

Hottest LOST character (M)

Calling TZ.

Do you also say, Fro-dereck?

Obama gives chilly reception to canceled school

I didnt even know it was a competition. I won. nt

MBT shoes, fad or science?

What are you craving right now?

You are worthress Arec Barrwin


Is everyone aware that "Oh Snap!" is gay slang?

Anyone have any luck selling items to raise quick cash?

What? No I hate Robin van Persie thread?

The A-Team film directed by Ridley Scott to hit cinemas in 2010

Anyone up for some Obamagang (Inauguration ale) in suburban Chicago?

Match Game Story: "Freeper Freddie is so fucking dumb (he IS a Freeper!), he ____ his carpet."

Letterman To Show Comedy Routine Axed 16 Years Ago (Bill Hicks)

I am requesting vibes and other good energies.


What? No LOST thread?

Y'know, Bowie was a bloody genius!

Post a song that takes you right back to high school.

The paperwork's in and approved. Lelapin's graduating!!

What long gone TV series needs to come back in a modern interpretation?

In the Great Lounge Civil War War of 2009, which side are you on?

I suppose everyone loves onions, right?

Battlestar Galactica fans: how's the series going to end?

Long rumored A-Team movie to be ready in 2010

I saw the Shamwow commercial for the first time

I pity males SOMETIMES

Call me old-fashioned. For all you ol-timers up late tonite. It don't get any better than this.

Does anyone have a list showing who voted for/against Obama's stimulus package?

The House vote should not trouble anyone/ It was largely theater

If the Repubs were against it, it really must be something GOOD & HELPFUL

House passes stimulus package with more than $100 billion in green spending

Senate should reject this bill

Jim (CRAZY ASS) Cramer saying the stimulus plan isn't going to create any new jobs

Fairey`s two obama posters raised 800,000 for the obama campaign

Chubby Lou Doobs is practically sucking face with Repig Rep. Mike Pence

In light of the fact that virtually every industrialized country is spending on fiscal stimulus..

What do you say to Republicans

What do you say to Republicans

Here's the important question: HOW do we get Rachel into elected office?

UN: Claims US is required by treaty to investigate Bush and Rumsfeld torture policy

If there's ever a good time for the gov't to borrow $900B, it's now.

Peter Defazio is my hero.

Deja Vu? No house republican voted for the stimulus

When Will the RePuke Lemmings Break?

Favorite nutball thing I read today and my response

What do you say to Republicans

Obama is a genius!

Note to Republicans: "We must act; these are serious crisis times"

The best way to frame the Stimulus vote in the house

If Eric Holder really did issue a "secret promise" to Kit Bond not to prosecute Bush officials,

When we come out of this recession sometime in early '10, Obama and the Dems OWN the recovery

Obama scores well in second post inauguration poll

Obama Statement on House Passage of Stimulus

Newest GOP Complaint On Stimulus: There’s Not Enough Housing Aid (Which We Voted Against Last Week)

James K. Galbraith: What's Missing in the Stimulus Plan ... "Act on a Larger Scale"

White Hands For Obama Cutouts

Revealed: The letter Obama's team hope will heal Iran rift

So I take it Sarah Palin is not going to accept the federal money her state is expected to receive..

As to Ice, Chicago Still Obama's Kind of Town

Is it possible for the Stimulus Bill to remove the tax cuts now that no repubs voted for it?

Everyone, Calm Down. This Was Not The FINAL Bill

Mike Malloy is talking to a repuke right now! She is as dumb as a rock.

AP working hard against New Prez- Headline: Billions more needed for financial rescue

Ahmadinejad's Letter to Obama

Rush Limbaugh is about to become the spokesperson of the Republican Party

Barack has no option he must keep negotiating with Republicans

The real reason to attempt bipartisanship.

A Future Installment at Madame Tussauds

Advisers Deciding Obama Trip Plans

Something to Remember about Republicans

Republicans got Obama to concede some and gave him nothing for it, Lesson? F__k em!

Robert Reich Must Read: How to Keep the Banking System in the Private Sector


Let no one say the Lego folks aren't historically accurate.....

AHA! It IS the GOP that's pulling down Congressional approval ratings!

Ok... everything I heard on media (ABC, Local,Cnn radio) - economy tanking/repubs partisan

It's Media Madness Day. Blago Thursday.

Illinois has always had forward thinking Democrats

So is DICK Armey going to be the official Repuke party spokespig now?

MSM is already trying to paint a picture that the stimulus won't work.

Let's see: they still march in lockstep, they still suck up to Rush, they still push tax cuts

Jim (Crazy Ass) Cramer ia a National (Fucking) Treasure

Holder Confirmation Controversy - GOP Members Guilty of Extortion, Obstruction of Justice and Racket

On the today show this morning....

President Obama: "This is a wonderful day"

Probably reflecting the overnight conventional wisdom-ABC's Halperin said on Morning Joe...

Can someone help me please?

Watch First Lady Michelle Obama Now Live!

Interior Department Tarnished, New Chief Says

Who is holding up Hilda Solis?

Our favorite Inauguration Day photo

Palin, Obama to share stage this weekend as Palin decides to attend "elitist" DC dinner

Why is there not a wave of NEW bank charters?

What "bipartisanship" in Washington means (Greenwald)

Mika agrees with Rush on the Stimulus bill

The MSM is just-a-itchin to catch President Obama in a controversial statement

Can we get Democrats on Teevee to speak about the stimulus package.

As Rod is removed from office today remember a lot of folks will be losing their jobs as a result

so now we know the neo con's after smirk plan

What President(s) have ever moved so fast after taking office in

Ok Obama ya tried.. Now just save the country....

Um, where was Michelle? I didn't see her by President O's side

Go here and check out the Stimulus Bill for yourself-

Newly coined word for M$M's attack on Obama's initiatives

Rove Compares Conyers To Captain Ahab

Defending the Indefensible : Neocons and Guantanamo

Obama has become a traitor to me ...

And now, a little something for the ladies

The Ditto-Head Caucus

Waiting for Presidential Jujitsu

Since the GOP says that votes against tax cuts are effectively votes FOR higher taxes...

President Carter did not "snub" President Clinton at the inauguration.

How much hell would Pres. Obama catch if he just went ahead and fully pardoned Don Siegelman?

Russia halts missile plan in 'olive branch' to Obama

The Bush Presidency was just a TOOL for the Republican Party

Just What Does It Mean That There Is Money In This Bill For Jobs?......

The latest Rove whine: "Mr. Obama's tendency to work late into the night will... pose problems."

Michelle with Barack as he signs Ledbetter Into Law Thurs. Morning 10am

It's official: Obama's quest for bipartisanship got him pwn3d. Now where does he go from here?

Looks like Rush Limbaugh has been posting on DU today

So, is a measure that demands that projects funded by the stimulus

Whole world cashing in on brand Obama

Coalition Of Activists Targeting The Republican'ts

This is the dumbest thread you will read today.

Thanks GDP!

Sad: Franken will get much worse committee assignments than Gillibrand or Bennet

Hamas officials signal willingness to negotiate

"OUTRAGEOUS!!" Obama is cleaning house!!!

Rachel Maddow gives the most hard-hitting interview on television. Period.

Obama signs his first bill into law: equal pay for equal work.

LMAO! My Pet Goat reference dropped in press briefing!

Army suicides at three-decade high

State-by-State JOB IMPACT statement to be released...

My Inaugural volunteer experience

NY'ers on Gillibrand: 51% approve, 28% disapprove of her appointment (Sienna poll)

When did you first realize Democrats resisting Republican atrocity was our biggest national problem?

President Obama was given a 100% coordinated rethug 'fuck off' --- how do you recommend he respond?

"Fox & Friends" asks is Obama more concerned about Limbaugh than the economy and "war on terror"?

When it is time to start sending funds to the districts to build the roads

Only the Dull and Stupid Fight Head-on: Some Strategic Thoughts

Business casual in the Oval Office?

Palin, Obama to share stage

Here are the 4 women and one man that might help us make a difference in the Senate

John Podesta (head of Obama Transition Team) answers questions from "Think Progress" readers

Look who's itching to pal around with those that pal around with terrorists

Robert Gibbs sure does say "uhhhh" a lot.

Congress Passes Fair Pay Act After Months of Opposition

OK Obama,it's on!

Say HELLO to our new moderators!

Obama as Road Runner versus Wile E. Coyote: article from back in October (hint: he won)

Obama Is Playing The Republicans Like Michael Jordan Played The Detroit Pistons In The 90s

CondaLIEza LIESALOT on "The View" this morning

Army orders recall of body armor

Can Portland's Gay Mayor Survive a Scandal?

A Call for Elections to Vacant Senate Seats

Lieberman Heaps Praise On Obama For Afghan Policy, Al-Arabiya Interview

Pelosi, Reid, and Dem Congressional leaders let Obama down with the stimulus bill

OMG Sir Paul McCartney on Colbert is KILLING ME

Yesterday, someone posted a photoshopped pic of the POTUS/VEEP giving finger

Guantanamo Judge Refuses Obama's Request For Delay

Obama giving billions to illegal aliens!

Obama: Wall Street Bonuses "Shameful"

Defending the New Deal

Ron Paul blathers - - - endlessly

My daughter in law's fundie mother....

It's official: Blago now ex-governor

Obama rooting for Steelers

Obama Calls Wall Street Bonuses During Recession ‘Shameful’

President Obama To Cave In Even Further To Repubs On Stimulus Bill?

Think about bipartisanship, and consider why Repubs would choose to vote against the stimulus?

BREAKING NEWS: Wisconsin National Guard invades Illinois in order to restore democracy there...

Stimulus Bill and Clinton's Budget

Is Robert Gibbs the WORST press secretary EVER?

Paul Krugman's joke for the day (Warning: may include snark)

McConnell warns GOP is becoming a Regional Party that can't compete

McConnell warns GOP is becoming a Regional Party that can't compete

Shocking! MSNBC 'money honey' thinks Limbaugh's ideas re cap gains, corporate tax cuts are nifty!

There is not enough money in this bill for infrastructure, health or education.

They will say this shit until someone stops them...

Blago: Fire Rahm

I'm grateful to have a Press Secretary who is Intelligent and not just a Mouthpiece

Republicans lost, everything else is BS spin.

House Republicans Running Scared on White House Threat

A freeper, re: stimulus bill: "I wish the Reps had done this in Oct."

Umm BYE BYE Blago! IL Senate votes 59-0 to convict...

Picture of the Day: January 29, 2009

NYT: From the Top, the White House Loosens Its Buttoned-Up Style

PHOTO Joe and the Parade....

Either Obama is actually naive about "bipartisanship," or he meant for this to happen.

Does anyone know what the makeup of the '10 senate races will be?

The End Of White America?

Does anyone seriously think that Obama lost out in the stimulus deal?

Freeps: Obama wasting electricity, turns up WH thermostat

How the hell could lower taxes for corporations and the rich solve the current depression!?

Can some of you just lay off Gibbs. He is one of the main reasons Obama is now our President.

Yet Another "Oh my, he really IS the President" moments....

Message to Obama: the republicans do not want to fucking work with you

OK I really need help, I just got chocked up over the Lily Ledbetter Act. . .

Can Obama just do the following with the stimulus package?

I just read the Magistrate is Retiring

Obama Coffee Cup Raises More Than Questions

It's not that the CBO analysis doesn't exist. It's that it was distorted by the media and GOP

Talkingpointsmemo: Obama plans to Get Family Planning Aid Done Soon

The Good in 'Sweet Sasha' and 'Marvelous Malia'

Obama is just BEAMING today!!! (pics)

If you wanted a liberal version of President Bush, you voted for the wrong man.

Obama signs first major piece of legislation: the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Restoration Act.

Free Republic Inciting Insurrection

Mike Malloy has a good take on the Stimulus Package Vote

I think Obama making Rushblo the de facto leader of the Rethuglican party is brilliant

The Obama Cult

White House Unbuttons Formal Dress Code

White House plans hardball

Here's A Bipartisan Idea......

Here's A Bipartisan Idea......

Gallup: America Is A DEMOCRATIC Nation

PHOTOS Is the strain beginning to show?

Hey, Gibbs. Enough with the baseball metaphors

Who Voted "Nay"

Steelers & Cardinals players are eager to win the Super Bowl so they can meet Obama

Our VP and SoS (pics from today)

Does America owe Iran an apology?

PHOTOS Inauguration Day Memories.... (VERY pic heavy)

PHOTOS Inauguration Day Memories.... (VERY pic heavy)

Kerry: Ignore Republicans if they'll vote no anyway

Kos: "Mark Halperin is still a moron" and "Listen to John Kerry"

Paul Krugman: "Aren't you glad that Obama watered down the stimulus bill?"

A good compromise on the stimulus bill...

Obama: Snowy Washington Needs 'Chicago Toughness'

Sun, sea and sewage in the playground of the rich in Dubai

Lt. gov. prepares for possible take-over

Calif. mom who fled Mich. prison to be released

Update on RNC trial of Tx's David McKay: FBI informant speaks

Aide: Holder Has Made No Decisions On Prosecuting Bush Officials

TCS may call back 20% onsite staff in US (TATA)

Cuban leader seeks Russian boost

Father unfit to face charge of killing daughter at West Gate Bridge

Judge OKs Holding Taliban Cook At Gitmo

Obama says tough decisions soon on Iraq, Afghan wars

Revealed: the letter Obama team hope will heal Iran rift

Shell reports $2.81 billion loss in fourth quarter

Bush war on Roquefort raises a stink in France

Obama gives chilly reception to canceled school

UN to launch huge appeal for Gaza

Struggling Republicans to pick new party chief

New York City fears return to 1970s

Ice Storm Cuts Power To 870,000 In Midwest

UN visits boat people detained in Thailand

Afghanistan delays presidential election

Higher stakes: US to seek Afghanistan help at NATO

Republican Official Hopes Recipes Will Flush Out Voter Problems

U.S. Can Continue Yemeni's Detention

In China, a Grass-Roots Rebellion

Sony and Toshiba Report Losses for Quarter

Report: U.S. troops exposed to 231 shock incidents (KBR)

Japan executes four convicted killers

Shell reports $2.81 billion loss in fourth quarter

Warr, Wife Charged With Katrina Fraud

Unemployment Benefit Rolls in U.S. Soar to Record

Four prisoners executed in Japan

SEC charges adviser with fraud linked to bailout

Russia and China Blame Capitalists

Army questions aspects of injured soldier's story

Al Qaeda suspect, held in U.S. for 7 years, became recruitment tool for terror group - officials

Revealed: the letter Obama team hope will heal Iran rift

Pakistan says it arrests 3 alleged Indian agents

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice is returning to Stanford University

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice is returning to Stanford University

Iraq: Artwork dedicated to (Bush) shoe thrower

France urges measures to enforce humanitarian law in conflict

Sun, sea and sewage in the playground of the rich in Dubai

Australian Throws Daughter Off Bridge to Death, Police Say

DAVOS-US Chamber confident Buy America will be limited

Ford reports record yearly loss

Ohio family found dead in suspected murder-suicide

Bolivia looks to restore ambassadors, rebuild US relations under Obama administration

Obama Signs Equal-Pay Legislation

AstraZeneca: 15,000 Layoffs Through 2013; Company

Bon-Ton to cut 1,150 jobs

U.S. New-Home Sales Fell in December to Lowest Level on Record

Groups Target GOP Senators On Stimulus

U.S. Draft Law Would Ban Most Trading in Credit Swaps

Week of mass strikes set to paralyse France in protest against Sarkozy's reforms

Report: No re-election for Uribe in Colombia

Obama signs workforce anti-discrimination law

Obama signs workforce anti-discrimination law

Source: Obama Plans to Get Family Planning Aid Done Soon

Judge denies request to keep Proposition 8 donors secret

California court approves Schwarzenegger cuts

(Yet Another Ponzi Scheme) Accused NY financier Cosmo detained for now: judge

(Yet Another Ponzi Scheme) Accused NY financier Cosmo detained for now: judge

Blagojevich says he has done nothing wrong

Army orders recall of body armor

Policymakers sound alarm over protectionism

Three candidates killed ahead of Iraq vote

Officials: Army suicides at 3-decade high

La. Sen. Vitter to visit Guantanamo over closing

Senate GOP: Don't seat Franken

Cops: Ohio family dead in likely murder-suicide.

Only 5 percent of $819b plan would go toward infrastructure

Iraq to Deny New License To Blackwater Security Firm

JPMorgan Exited Madoff-Linked Funds Last Fall

China and U.S. in Currency Spat

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday January 29

Netanyahu: Iran Nukes Trump Global Economy

Israel must investigate charges of crimes in Gaza -US (new UN - U.S. envoy - Susan Rice)

Pelosi dismisses need for bipartisanship

(Former House Majority Leader Dick) Armey scolded for sexist crack on "Hardball"

UN to organize effort to help stabilize Pakistan

Court agrees to review 11,000 ballots

Turkish Prime Minister Walks Off Stage Over Gaza (Davos World Economic Forum)

Calling Rod Blagojevich 'crazy' is offensive—to the mentally ill, health officials say

Lula Shuns Davos Elite for Anti-Capitalist Jamboree With Chavez

Kodak announces big layoffs (3500-4500 jobs)

NASA ponders Spirit's erratic behaviour

Food stamps offer best stimulus

Coleman Lawyer: "I Don't Care About Your Procedures" -- Count The Forger's Ballot

Official: Obama to repeal 4 Bush executive orders

Condoleezza Rice regrets there were no weapons of mass destruction in Iraq

Women Have Nightmares, Men Dream of Sex

The Financial Crisis Is Driving Hordes of Americans to Suicide

Kerry: Ignore Republicans if they'll vote no anyway

Judge rejects Obama delay request

Rabbis may halt Vatican talks over Holocaust-denying priest

France Braces For Mass Walk-Out

Taliban kill Pakistan 'spy': official

Illinois Senate Votes to Oust Governor Blagojevich

Anti-gay marriage donors must be public

Final ruling: Schwarzenegger can order two furlough days a month

Chavez tells Obama to give Guantanamo back to Cuba

Is the GOP stupid or playing smart chess?

The War of 33

Countdown-Prof. Jonathan Turley discusses the ACLU suit to release Bush's torture documents

Maddow 01/28/09: Senator Russ Feingold on Bush Prosecutions

Top Ten Failures of Bush Pt. 1

Obama's snow day

Russ Feingold on Morning Joe

The End of Morality Policing in America: Part II

"So Help Me God" Always in Inaugural Oath?

Fox News Bias For Israel in Gaza Conflict?

Tell Senator Gregg to Support President Obama's Economic Recovery Plan

Blackwater Forced Out of Iraq

The Last Run of the Impeachmobile- 1/19/2009

Top Ten Failures of Bush Pt. 2

The American Society of Civil Engineers give U.S. infrastructure 'D' grade

Cheney Calls Obama About Blackwater

Review Of Politics 08'

A Four Point Plan for National Infrastructure Renewal

"Imagine Spot 1"; Pro Life Super Bowl Ad Rejected by NBC

Maine ECFA commercial. Mildly amsuing

Republicans and Limbaugh: The Party of NO!

Dick Army is an ass

President Obama Gives the Business to

"Veggie Love" Banned Super Bowl Ad

Riz Khan Interviews Jimmy Carter (01/28/09)

Economic Stimulus Moves to Senate Following House Approval. Democracy Now 1/29/09 2 of 3

Rep. Manzullo Opposes Stimulus Bill on Rachel Maddow Show

Bob Herbert: Dick Armey Owes Joan Walsh and Hardball Viewers an Apology

Rachel Maddow Show - Pete Defazio (D-OR) discusses infrastructure

Rachel Maddow Show: Rachel interviews GOP Rep. Don Manzullo

Post Office May Scale Back to a 'Newman Schedule'

Courage Campaign tries to spend "ArnoldBucks" without success

Economic Stimulus Moves to Senate Following House Approval. Democracy Now 1/29/09 1 of 3

Jimmy Carter's excellent advice for Obama

Charles Morgan Jr.; Lawyer Championed Civil, Voting Rights

Censorship-Fighting Editor Richard Seaver

William Glendon; Won Pentagon Papers Case

BOOK REVIEW: Bernard Goldberg's "bias" against the facts

"BBC exemplifies anti-Palestinian bias" by Linda S. Heard (1-28-09 Online Journal)

Starbucks Cuts Decaf for Customers, ADDS Caffeine for Reduced Work Force

Sun, sea and sewage in the playground of the rich in Dubai

Barney Frank vs Marsha Blackburn on the Stimulus Bill

Brazil holds 'alternative Davos'

William Greider (3/3) on Obama's Stimulus Plan, Nationalizing the Banks and Globalization

The Missing Memos

O'Loofah and Dennis Miller, cracking each other up

Interior secretary to clean up after oil-sex scandal

Sunday NYT Mag: The Big Fix - Can Barack Obama Really Transform the U.S. Economy?

Seumas Milne: The Seeds of Latin America's Rebirth were Sown in Cuba

Guardian UK: Obama's America Opens Up

The Impossible-To-Track Bank Bailout

Will Padilla's case be heard? (Christian Science Monitor)

Putting Torture Behind Us (Kristoff / NYT)

Congress Should Heed Al Gore's Advice, Union of Concerned Scientists Says

The confusion over renditions

Deniability: Facing the War on Terror through Poetry

The End of Morality Policing in America: Part I

Public airwaves should always be used to best serve the public interest (Culpeper Star-Exponent)

It's Time for a Trillion-Dollar Tag Sale at the Pentagon

Senators receptive as Gore pushes for climate change legislation this year

Too Big to Fail, Too Big to Jail

Bailout This! by Andrew Hughes

The United Haters of America

CO GOP looking for senate candidates

The ONLY Way to Stimulate the GOP — to Support the Stimulus

The Big Con Game, By Siv O’Neall

Climate Denial Crock of the Week-1/28/09

Hidden Bonuses Enrich Government Contractors at Taxpayer Cost

GOP opts out of bipartisanship

Will Bush, Cheney and Rumsfeld be prosecuted for war crimes?

Obama's stimulus plan needs more infrastructure spending

Feldstein's Ideas About The Stimulus

The Top Ten Provisions of the GOP 'Primitive Stimulative' Plan

Gallup poll on most/least religious states

Lies, more lies, and ACORN (le Mars Daily Sentinel)

Of advertising, slogans & subtext, and the shifting landscape of political ads

What Red Ink? Wall Street Paid Hefty Bonuses

Conservatives Distort Research To Claim They’ll Create 6.2 Million Jobs

War on Drugs: The Price Tag

Al Gore: We've Arrived at a Moment of Decision

Americans receiving jobless benefits hits record

US may spend up to 2Trillion to bailout banks

Obama is a two-faced liar. Aw-RIGHT! (Palast)

DeMint (R-SC) "...but his stimulus is a mugging"

The Financial Crisis Is Driving Hordes of Americans to Suicide

Bush lawyer directs Rove not to talk

Universal Health Insurance Coverage or Economic Relief — A False Choice (New Eng Jour Med)

News We Can't Use

Match This for Stupidity: Taxing a House of Cards

IBM quietly cuts thousands of jobs

Eliot Spitzer

Rove To O'liely I'm Not Going To Show Up

Change Haiti can believe in

Fox News Is Using the Obamas to Perfect Its Racist Attacks on Black America

The Real GOP Whiney Fear: Pledge of Allegiance, to Obama?

Obama Declares War on Evangelical Christians.

Please DU my ltte re: shinseki

Obama visits Pentagon, vows immediate action

Once-missing soldier back at Fort Stewart

Firm charged with deceptive practices at Drum

EADS will not compete for next Air Force One

Senate approves Blair as intel director

Army questions aspects of electrocution story

Service dog group lost $5,000 on failed ball

Deadline extended for overseas Tricare claims

Stimulus offers tax credit for hiring vets

Dix plot defendant: I lied to fed informant

Bills would let more troops get mail for free

Alliance asks for steady rise in BAH rates

U.S. pays $40,000 after 15 Afghans die in raid

Japan orders ships sent to fight Somali pirates

Two Lejeune NCOs killed in Afghanistan

Cardinals invite Tillman family to Super Bowl

Offutt E-7 jailed on sex assault charges

Iraqis on cusp of landmark election

Alaska WWII militiamen will get retirement pay

Report: Violence could delay Afghan elections

Obama: Tough choices await on two war fronts

New, young driver? Italy may put limits on you

Gates addresses medical care in Afghanistan

Lawmakers press for more progress on assault cases

Army: Europe networks not affected by worm

America Supports You investigation begins

Unanswered questions remain in freezing death of 93-year-old Michigan man

Interesting mail bag at Stars and Stripes this morning:

Iran’s President Wants Apology From US

Panel Touts Robots' Future Combat Role

Obama Set to Continue Pakistan Strikes

Guard High on Demand

Army Doubling Money for Family Programs

Fighters to Fly Supporting Super Bowl

Airman Found Guilty of Gang Initiation

Senators Say KBR Should be Punished

Defense Tech: A Rare Glimpse Inside FCS Armor

(Military Times) Op-Ed: Wars? What Wars?

Defense Cuts Coming, Gates Testifies

Officials: Army suicides at 3-decade high

Blackwater no longer allowed to operate in Iraq

Thawing Arctic seas may bring security risks

Obama to seek more Europe help for Afghanistan

Wainwright GI on Iraq leave dies at family home

Army orders recall of body armor

Century of the Self Part 1

Setting out Obama's green agenda (BBC/Viewpoint) {LONG op-ed}

Green car rules give auto industry a new challenge (SD Union-Trib/AP)

EU urges US climate commitment

Interior Ignored Science When Limiting Water to Grand Canyon

NASA Media Briefing about New Global Carbon Dioxide Mission

Next-generation Ford Focus could top 40 mpg with 4-cylinder EcoBoost

Dolphins surface as sea's smartest chefs

Installed US Wind Energy Capacity Grows by Record 8,300 MW (in 2008)

enXco & Carrier Clinic Sign 1.9-MW (PV) Solar (power purchase agreement, NJ)

enXco & Carrier Clinic Sign 1.9-MW (PV) Solar (power purchase agreement, NJ)

Geothermal Market Update: Steady Growth in 2009

300-MW of Offshore Wind Planned in Netherlands

Austin proposes nation's largest solar array (30 MW PV, TX)

FEATURE: Recession’s cloud has solar lining in Silicon Valley

Solar panel installations in California through the roof in '08 (158 MW)

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) to evaluate solar energy for power plants

Fuel Cell Shipments to Exceed 5 Million Units (per year) by 2013

Silicon Valley clean-tech companies expect to benefit from stimulus bill


Obesity contributes to global warming

Blowing away King Coal

Suing the Belugas

Sun, sea and sewage in the playground of the rich in Dubai

I have been a democrat all my life.

6 Japan Firms to Sell Home-Use Fuel Cell System

Fighting hunger with flood-tolerant rice (CNN)

Swiss scientists say world's glaciers melting fast

Australian heatwave sign of climate change

Ocean fertilization: dead in the water? (Nature)

Boy Scouts as Land Rapers?

Scientists propose a way forward on carbon capture

Pooty-Poot's Tank Crews in the Renewable Kingdom of Europe: We Can Blow This Thing Up Any Time.

Eliminating HFC's (non-ozone-depleting refrigerants) which are powerful greenhouse gases

Fraunhofer claims world record in solar cell efficiency - 41.1%

Europe’s Grass-Lined Green Railways

Los Angeles conference calls for grassroots fightback

Davos: Trade Unions Bring Tough Message and Practical Solutions to Business at World Economic Forum

The Truth About EFCA and Secret Ballot Elections

Nebraska jobless rate hits 4 percent

Rich guv proposes cuts for workers, poor

Today in labor history Jan 28 First U.S. unemployment compensation law enacted

New Report Shows Sharp Union Growth — Despite Unionbusting

Today in labor history Jan 29 Sit-down strike helps establish United Rubber Workers

Nationwide French strike shuts trains, subways

World growth 'worst for 60 years' (BBC)

And now for the latest news from Iceland...

FOREX-Yen gains, dollar supported as risk appetite retreats

World economy may lose 51 million jobs

The US Chamber of Commerce isn't American anymore!

Roubini Says Financial System Risks More ‘Disastrous’ Bubbles (Self Regulation = No Regulation)

The Story So Far: Greed + Incompetence + A Belief in Market Effi ciency = Disaster


The Republicans never even looked for this money.. TRILLIONS of dollars missing!

Global GDP Growth ... graph

New Report: 30 Million Service Jobs May be Shipped Overseas

Hospitals laying off record number of workers

Russian prime minister Vladimir Putin calls for end of dollar stranglehold

GOP 100% Against Economic Recovery

Plagiarizer To Run Focus on the Family’s DC Lobby Shop

How likely is one to catch std's through homosexual sex?

I have a series of questions i have developed while reading this forum:

Do gay men hold the patent on fellatio?

Queerty: Things Moving In California on G-Marriage Initiative.

Heroin addict complains that gays adopted her children

Anyone remember Green trousers on Thursdays?

Congratulations to racaulk!

My roommate's cat is obsessed with gay pop-culture....

If you are gay, married, and travel to Nigera, you go to jail

Cuba to invite U.N. torture investigator to visit

Lula Shuns Davos Elite for Anti-Capitalist Jamboree With Chavez

Cuba President Raul Castro in Russia

Spain Grants Aid to Nicaragua

Report: No re-election for Uribe in Colombia

Bolivia seeks to rebuild strained ties with US

EU calls on all parties in Bolivia to recognize constitutional referendum results

Bolivia Looking Forward: New Constitution Passed, Celebrations Hit the Streets

'Neoliberalism ends here'

The seeds of Latin America's rebirth were sown in Cuba

CUBA Invites Visit of UN Torture Investigator

ok -- i tried doing the 'GaGa' thing --

May Day 2009 - Travel to Cuba! (Cuba Education Tours)

Bill to expand rights of Domestic Partnership introduced in Washington State

Racaulk is getting a trial by fire today!

Congrats racaulk!

Groups Seek To Shield Gay-Marriage Ban Donations

Right wing psychopaths filling up stock message boards for Pepsi and Campbell's

NC General Assembly First-Day Bill Filings -- GOP is still batshit crazy

DEC Aid Appeal For Gaza - (Refused to be shown on BBC and SKY)

Israel Bombs Southern Gaza

To my fellow nuclear gays: a poem

First evidence of damage to Gaza’s cultural sites emerges

Livni to Haaretz: Netanyahu and Barak have character problems

Hundreds of West Bank Palestinians commemorate Holocaust

Solana softens policy towards Hamas

Israel's chief rabbinate severs ties with Vatican

The BBC's Day of Shame

Israeli air strike in Gaza wounds 18: medics

Intel sources: Gazan informants intercepted by Hamas during war

Arab leaders: caught between emotionalism and realism

Arab states want action on alleged war crimes

Doctor's anguish stirs ugly debate among Israelis

Venezuela considers Israel's decision to expel diplomats late, weak

Gaza crossings should be open to prevent smuggling: Mitchell

The Limits of International Public Opinion

The Devastation of Gaza: From Factories to Ice Cream

Netanyahu optimistic in Davos

Erdogan Says Talks Between Israel, Syria ‘Shelved’

Spanish Supreme Court Deadlocked Over Allowing Families to Opt Out of Homosexual Indoctrination Prog

ISRAEL-OPT: Fear that sewage may contaminate drinking water

Hezbollah: Obama same as Bush on Israel

Pro-Israel media: Bloggers join media war

Olmert to be interrogated by Police for 13th time on Friday

Gaza: Laboratory for the Power-Hungry

US lawmakers urge Clinton to aid Gaza

Israel Broke "Ceasefire" Hours After it Went Into Effect

Erdogan withdraws from Panel on Gaza; says will not come back to Davos

12-13 year-olds arrested for throwing stones at the Wall

Account of Israeli attack doesn't hold up to scrutiny

Spanish judge probes 2002 Israeli attack on Hamas in Gaza

The Myth of Disengagement

“Remove My Grandfather’s Name from Yad Vashem!”

Hamas: We will accept long-term truce if Gaza borders opened

Hamas accused of torture death of Gaza critic

Best sports article title ever: "Razing Arizona"!

Favre-to-Vikings move possible

The proposed new Marlins ballpark looks like Dick Cheney's paper shredder.

Here What Matt Ryan Said About Arizona's Defense?

Urine Samples Said to Link Bonds to Steroids

49ers bring in Raye to lead offense

Boxing: January 30, 2009

Most hated sports franchise

U.S. professors call for academic and cultural boycott of Israel

Victims forever

Fixing UNRWA: Repairing the UN's Troubled System of Aid...

Preparation CV 247 for cancer treatment

Study of First Medical Device To Treat HIV/AIDS is completed

New study: Mercury contamination found in high fructose corn syrup

Police: Homeowner Strangles Intruder

Let's end this argument for once and all.

Judge Says Citizens Need To Buy Guns To Protect Themselves

two noses

Found my marbles..

5:30 trip to HOME DEPOT - with my little powershot in the pocket

okay, just so I am sure I know who everyone is...


Starchild: Leadership, Service and Spirituality...does it matter?

I just got a nudge for Dennis Kucinich

February's Top Five Astro-Events

Nuclear fusion-fission hybrid system might destroy nuclear waste

Glitch as Mars rover phones home

Pea shoots - great early season greens.

Bush's War Against Roquefort

I need a tool, but I don't know what it's called.

Anyone ever have Lexington Red Slaw?

Pope in bid to dampen bishop row

Hail to the Chef (Obama's Chef comes to DC)

"Bacon Explosion".. heart attack waiting to happen

BRAZIL: Churches eye alliances for financial change at World Social Forum

Editorial: Betraying Vatican II (Jewish Daily Forward)

Get serious about sewage (Ekklesia)

This hasn't been mentioned over here yet so...

Sorry I annoyed some of you.

Get your drool on (photo heavy)

Deviled eggs?

Article: Why should I respect these oppressive religions?

I found a great coffee!

Did the Psychic Consortium make any predictions about

NYC battalion chief to speak about 9-11 - at Northeast Texas Community College

Attention "Middleman" fans......

Great deal at Costco on a 28" LCD monitor right now.

is there any way to block/cutoff

Strange CDR/DVD Player problem..

Kerry: Ignore Republicans if they'll vote no anyway

David Wade - Kerry aide gave boss a loyal proposition