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Archives: January 9, 2009

Report: US military re-supplying Israel with ammunition through Greece

Gaza Children Found With Mothers’ Corpses (NYT)

A letter from September 10, 2003. We should not be surprised at the support for Israel

Gaza Crisis: Is Bush to Blame?

Florida says Howard Dean and the SEC rule!

Draft letter to Congresspeople about Gaza/Israel:

9/11: Gitmo "judge" order likely to suppress "KSM" "trial" "transcript" (!)

PETA seeks to rename high school Sea Kitten

Beginning today U.S. to collect DNA samples of arrested immigrants

never thought Kucinich would be too inflammitory to post..

Oh sweet Jesus if they wrap their arms around Tim Tebow I give up

Kucinich on I/P


Looking for statistics on Afghanistan I came across a VERY useful site for numbers on all nations.

Sports talk DU style with a pissed off commie.

A bit of trivia about John F. Kerry you probably didn't know.

Company photographer took & released on internet photos of pantless skier hanging upside down.

Mike Malloy appears to be the only talk show host who dares to speak

“The Age of Reason” Tom Paine’s SMACKDOWN on Organized Religion

I am completing a survey from my Congressman, and I have a couple questions.

Live Coverage Of The Gaza War Hasn't Made It Into Most American Living Rooms (Al Jazeera)

Venomous mammal caught on camera

Gee Mr Obama! When will it be time...

11,000 national guard troops for Jan 20th?

NYPD wants tech to disrupt wireless communications

Joe the Plumber reporting from Gaza..............

Joe the Plumber reporting from Gaza..............

Incoming Treasury Secretary Overhauling Bailout To Aid Cities, Homeowners, Small Businesses

I want to see this SO BAD! Scarborough being urged to run for Congress again!?

2 Qaeda Leaders Killed in U.S. Strike in Pakistan

Palin: Couric 'not the center of everyone's universe'

Force Fed at Guantanamo - Bin Laden's driver speedily released

WJ this morning - Obama's Stimulus plan - too much? too little?

Five Kids Who Made the World a Better Place

Conyers tries to keep Gupta from surgeon general post

Westboro Baptist Church Gets Green Light to Protest Inauguration

For One Night, GIs in Iraq Get a Taste of Home: Football and Beer

Since the BART shooter is no longer a cop, should he now be treated like the civilian he is?

Skinner, I can't take the suspense anymore! Who won the MILK prize packages?

george bush broke our country

Blago seeks to have Fitzgerald removed from case

Blago seeks to have Fitzgerald removed from case

A made-up fact to start your morning

Rifts show as Obama urges quick action on stimulus

Congress blowing hot air once again.

10 Absurd Conservatives Myths About Obama's Recovery Plan

Israelis Watch the Fighting in Gaza From a Hilly Vantage Point: "Bravo! Bravo!"

5 Soldiers, 9 Afghanis killed

Why are Norman Finkelstein videos being locked?

Unemployment rate 7.2%, 524,000 jobs lost in December.

The real objection to Sanjay Gupta

2.6 MILLION jobs lost for the year. How many states population does that equal

God Hates Fags church granted permission to protest at Obama inauguration

One appointment I'm happy about: Cristeta Comerford

Are we fighting a proxy war with Iran? With all the arms aid the US gives Israel - how many of

A warning to Obama from Tom Hayden

Kucinich speaking about Israel resolution n/t

Jobs: not only lost, but those never created

New Obama Documentary is Bogus

It feels a little bit liberating, and quite satisfying at the moment. That may or may not change

TPM: On healthcare reform, Dashcle demurs

Not Doing Enough

Kucinich speaking on Gaza

"Re Fi." or...Norman Coleman = Refinance Norm in debt to his eyeballs.

Being an editor of a magazine with a French name makes for Ambassador to France?!1

Washington's and Jefferson's Revolutionary War was a flop...

2009: All panic, all the time? Or is there room for something else?

This whole Bernie Madoff thing is a regular laff riot

I guess according to Gator QB Tim Tebow--- if we don't believe in Baby Jesus, we'll all perish!

Well, one good thing for Coleman now that the Minnesota senate race is decided...

Did you know? The "liberal left" "is all about fairness, justice and equality for all"...

The Rude Pundit: Photos That Make the Rude Pundit Double Check the Planes Flying Overhead

TPM: The Bill Richardson investigation: Tentacles

How do we get 7.2% unemployment with these statistics??

Eco VW Microbus

Now this is too rich. Brownie evacuated in natural disaster

GOP Hypocrites of the Week

Law doesn't require secondhand stores to test for lead

Shooting Michael Moore (update)

More Two Minutes Hate

Retail crime rises; security firms benefit

Comedy Gold: The Rethugs energetically supporting pay discrimination

USHR today . . . Gaza and "Pay Equality" ....

Students abandoning engineering

FDIC's Bair Gets Nod to Stay, Address Housing Mess

New addition to the NYT op-ed page: Bono.

Illinois house voted to impeach Blagojevich

Illinois house voted to impeach Blagojevich

Toon on Burris (snort)

The race to the bottom continues with Bush's help....

Does it trouble you when you find yourself in full agreement with those from the hard right?

Think of how depressed the country would be if McCain had won the election?

How the Entire Economics Profession Failed WITHOUT Mea Culpas...

How the Entire Economics Profession Failed WITHOUT Mea Culpas...

Blago has been impeached

Take a long look at this picture...

Unions embrace proposed transfer tax

Unconstitutionality of $700 Billion Bailout to Banks + Billions to Fannie, Freddie & Friends

xkcd on Windows 7

Obama: Iran as threat but US should try diplomacy

Bill Easing Unionizing under Heavy Attack: Ny Times, what else is new?

My Austrailian relative visiting America says US is a mess....

House Republican Conference Announcement on Bill to Ban Fairness Doctrine

Make your own Obamicon............

Whatever happened to the mine owner in Utah whose mine collapsed?

Are you disappointed that neither Bush or Cheney were impeached?

Venezuela reinstates free home heating oil for poor in U.S.

Venezuela reinstates free home heating oil for poor in U.S.

Have the Christians who say "Get over it. Prop 8 won. The people have spoken" given up the pro-life

For the jobseekers... Great blog post on interviewing!

US says Iraqis may still be held indefinitely without charge


Military force-feeding 10 percent of Guantanamo detainees

spotlight turns on PricewaterhouseCoopers re: Satyam India's fraudster

Uprising News for Jan. 9, 2009: Greece, Gaza

A Fairy Tale of Trees and Tribes

Now Is Your Chance To Thank Bush

Now Is Your Chance To Thank Bush

Scorched Earth: Bush Admin. to bar autoworkers from striking against GM

Scorched Earth: Bush Admin. to bar autoworkers from striking against GM

Guardian: Birth of first British baby screened to be free of cancer gene

Be sure to fill out the "Thank You to President Bush" at the RNC website

Need help catching pedophiles - Any ideas?

The word "tacky"doesn't hold much meaning in our current society.

AP: UN rights chief wants investigation of Gaza abuses

Does Illinois have a special election for Governor now?

The event I most want to see on Inauguration Day:

So, we lost 2.6M jobs last year...yet two who should have lost theirs are still working

"Economy is on the rise, kickin' into overdrive, angry liberals can't believe, it's 'cause of ...

Shell gobbles up Yampa River water

Rec this thread if you are sick of threads asking for a rec

New jobs numbers portray an economy in near free fall

New jobs numbers portray an economy in near free fall

Bernie Sanders LIED on Thom Hartmann Show

Wailin' Palin and Annthrax Coulter, living proof that irony is dead among Repukes.

Call The WAAAAAAAAmbulance! Sarah Palin Thinks The "Liberal Press" Is Mean!

The Freeper disease: Exploding Head Syndrome

A Simplified History of Democratic And Republican Economics

A Simplified History of Democratic And Republican Economics

Blago is wishing he was a Republican about now

Do we need something in between the Buddy and Ignore lists?

BART.... A Public and Private Partnership!

Have you guys seen the latest video to emerge from the BART shooting? (It's bad)

So I am reading a Washington Post story

Bush lost 3.04 million jobs on his watch

Gay White House Appointment; Lesbian Family in Inaugural Tour

Eleven more days until we are rid of the worst president in history.

Our weapons, our tax dollars. Our complicity...

Did Obama Aide Admiral Dennis Blair Lie to Congress?

Leven more days... Fuck!

Bush says he's not considering scaling back $300 million library

Paulson Approves Bailout for Adult Entertainment Industry

"Would you prefer the return of indentured servitude or slavery instead?"

A Final Report Card on the Reagan Years?

Debt Collectors Busy Nowadays But Discovering More Can't Pay

Ouch. Blago only had one vote on his side......

Who's watching Shuster and Zeigler

MarketWatch: Roubini forecasts recession will last 2 years

Associated Press: Iran bans volunteers from fighting Israel

Live Thread: C-Span 1 debate on the Israel/Gaza resolution

MSNBC: "You don't have to be guilty of committing a crime to be impeached

House passes legislation fighting wage discrimination.»

To add insult to injury, Howard Dean mugged by anonymous black man.

Oops the Illinois Court says the signature is not necessary

all negative press about Isreal is crushed on the DU. Why?

Pakistani PM Presses Biden For More Military Aid

What sort of infrastructure would you support being in the stimulus package?

Obama, Clinton Plan to Retrieve Ex-Envoys, Keep Bush Official

Sen. Kennedy: It's Great To Be Back In The Senate! Change Is coming.

Pay Money To Thank Bush

What do you think of radio talk show host Ed Schultz?

Anyone in favor of renewing "Statute of Limitations" on Student Loans . . .

Dean Dissed?

Has your job been "deskilled?"

Blagojevich press conference about to start on

Judge hands loss to White House on visitors logs

Seattle P-I up for sale

Comedy Red State Update: Turmoil in the Senate!

Anyone just hear Ron Paul re: resolution supporting Israel on CSPAN?

Just deserts: Brownie forced to evacuate.

Worst year for jobs since '45

Do you feel sorry for "poor, exploited" Sarah Palin?

Another Bush Legacy: 84 Percent More Unemployed

How soon we forget.

House passes Pay Equality Bill

David Shuster smacks down Palin docu-director John Ziegler: Palin turns on Ziegler too

Is there a low-price battery-powered digital TV for emergency/blackout use?

Family Blames Texas Police Shooting on Racial Profiling

An utterly insignificant but illuminating example of Government ineptitude

Will the DLC Dems support Keynsian Solutions to the Economy?

Population 1.5 million

Bush Admin. to bar autoworkers from striking against GM

An Ode to an Impeached Governor

I apologize. Sanjay Gupta is a shill and unfit to serve.

Hilda Solis, future Secretary of Labor

What's with Obama's determination to give torture and rendition supporter John Brennan a post?

So how many times a day do you say or think "we are so, so screwed in this country"?

Israel: Boycott, Divest, Sanction-by Naomi Klein: " It's time. Long past time."

Senate's Democratic majority clears path for Roland Burris Pressure by President-elect Barack Obama

They Really Do HATE Us for Our Freedoms Right?

KBR seeks to blame Army for death of its own drivers

Heads Up - Dennis Kucinich will be on Tweety today n/t

GOP Senators Give Hope to Anti-Obama Activists, Walk Fine Line with Conspiracy Theorist Constituents


Baltimore mayor Sheila Dixon indicted on corruption charges

Anyone familiar with NY State Teacher Certification?

Warning: More Doom Ahead (Nouriel Roubini)

House approves bill to fight wage discrimination

Retailers say 2008 was the worst holiday season in decades

Cartoon Journalist asks GREAT question:

Now that Blago has been impeached ......

Bush Admin Still Withholding Key ‘War on Terror’ Memos

How much longer will we live for NOT having to endure the daily bullshit from Shrub and Shooter?

I'm sure the members of our little DU ethics choir are throwing up right now at the sight of a

Can your grocer stop the seal hunt:?

How often do you "Recommend" posts here in General Discussion?

Please email Randi Rhodes and tell her why Warren is not the lovey dovey person Randi is professing!

U.S. troop deaths increase in Afghanistan

Sleeper Bill of the Month: Our Own Truth & Reconciliation Commission

Feeding America DU Charity Donation drive

Cheney: "the administration did not get a lot of credit for the stuff that did not happen"

More Orwellian than Orwell

Patrick Fitzgerald

Larry Flynt and Joe Francis Ask for Government Bailout of the Adult Entertainment Industry

Publisher: Bush will receive ‘minimal interest’ on the lecture circuit.»

john ziegler.....what an asshole....where do they find these clowns?

Detroit Free Press: More stores struggle as recession has people buying only necessities

Lack Of Answers 'Shocks' Bailout Official

After Defending Bush Admin Abuses, McConnell Appointed To Intel Advisory Board By Obama

One good thing about Rod Blagojevich: He has made the nation

Goodbye to Bush in Three Minutes

Utah Student Raises $45,000 to Protect Land from Drilling

And now, for your reading pleasure,....

Dear Reverend Phelps,

Speaking of Blanket Pardons

Church removes 'scary crucifix'

New (clearer) video of Oscar Grant shooting

post a question for Kaine

Free newspapers

Taylor's son jailed for 97 years (now for Bush/Cheney and friends)

I need some help. Don't know how to deal with this.

The New Deal prolonged the Great Depression.

Toyota, Ford spar over hybrid m.p.g. claims

This Description of Events just prior to the French Revolution Sounds Just like Today

Who was that ho on 1600 Pennsylvania Ave?

Rick Warren Raises Thousands of Dollars for LGBT Equality at Obama’s Inauguration

Hope is the Bait to create True believers,,,

PHOTO: There was a sale at Jo-Ann Fabrics.... :)

Anyone see the terrorism awareness Project?

Wine and Cheese: by Sarah Palin ...

Illinois Senate seat to stay vacant: Durbin

Zeigler on Shuster now

On Hardball-S.P. blames the media

Check in and Rec here if you're planning to attend Obama Inauguration...

Bill Moyers Journal to Air Footage of March of the Dead, Arrests in Senate Offices

Gates thanks Bush for commitment to troops

How you can Start a Farm in Heart of the City

George Bush's Very Successful Presidency - No, Seriously

CNN To Air I.O.U.S.A. This Weekend

Unacceptable That - USA Has NEVER Taken Responsibility For Crimes Its High-Level Officials Commited

John Nichols: Impeachment Made Easy: The Illinois Model

American Jewish Congress(AJC) Crippled by Madoff Scandal

Who was the one person who voted against impeachment today?

Did Tweety just say his fear is that crime will go up and people will be afraid to leave their home?

Haggard attempts comeback: "At this stage in my life, I'm a loser - a first-class loser."

In case you wanna know what we are really up against...

Breaking: Center Of Universe Discovered

KO is the best - Bush the Liberator is a classic

Spammers Leverage Battle in Gaza, CNN

GOOD News for a change: Geithner is overhauling the second half of the TARP bailout!

A Progressive Economic Recovery Package

Reid Introduces Resolution Recognizing Israel's Right To Self Defense (press release)

Rachel's on.. looks like its going to be a good show.

Would you like some fromage with that Beaujolais, Norm Coleman?

Because one wasn't enough......

I think Best Actor Oscar will go to either Sean Penn for Milk or Clint Eastwood for Gran Torino

Reaganomics was "trickle down" as Bushonomics is to....

Caption Blago today NY times photo

Rick Warren is Meddling in the Episcopal Church...Again

Below are the top stories of the week from Capitol Hill

Below are the top stories of the week from Capitol Hill

Conspiracy Theory Appears Less Likely in Fatal Crash

"This is in regards to your credit card. If you do not call within the next 24 hours ......."

Senator Kennedy Approves

Online Threat to Kill Obama Leads to Arrest

Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone: "Bush Apologizes: The Farewell Interview We Wish He'd Give"

Yippie ki yay, motherf**ker: "Cheney, in last days in office, still hopes to catch bin Laden"

question about DU ad bot...

Don't miss Bill Moyers tonight

Does someone have the number of reigstered voters/votes for each district in Minnesota?

NYPD Wants to Jam Cell Phones During Terror Attack

When Norah O'Donnell laughs, is she actually communicating with dolphins?

Prognosticaions on the rest of Mr. Bush's life?

"Is it ok to divorce an abusive spouse?" No, says fundy internet evangelist.

pardon my purity.

Had to stop a few times to rinse my mouth from the vomit.

Israeli war machines grind deep in reeling Gaza

The BART cop has got to do time...

It is the most foolish thing in the world to say that the Second World War ended the Depression

What's up with this weather?

Your Turn! Program the Liberal Media.

"The audacity of 'nope.'"

Contessa Brewer: "Is it even cool anymore to be White?"

David Shuster: Palin's character was not "assassinated" by MSNBC. She just can't answer questions.

Next on Cheney's torture agenda: FISH

Seven Executive Orders to Launch the Obama Agenda: With The Stroke Of The Presidential Pen

The Nation: Can Labor Revive the American Dream?

The failure of wedge politics.

A Secret Message Was Written on the Shoes

100 pages of statements on Israel/Hamas from our elected leaders

If you own a house and don't plan on moving, what do you care about the mortgage rates?

Guests for the Sunday TV news shows: PE Obama on ABC...

Phosphorus use is a war crime

The failure of our 401(k)s

The Myth of Bush As The Hero of 9/11

The Day the Music Died-February 2, 1959.

Wonkett Considered Best Liberal Blog? What?? Please go vote Now...

What did Blagojevich do for Milt Patterson to earn that one vote against impeachment?

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!!

Texas death row inmate pulls out eye, eats it

For my 1,000th post: MEMORIES (Toons) {DIAL-UP WARNING}

All this M$M handwringing about "job losses" is bullshit!!

Has Pepsi started to use an Obama type logo?

Oh shit..... now I KNOW we're fucked

Mitch Albom; David Ignatius, John McLaughlin, more - Charlie Rose tonight

CNN: Gaza (death) video genuine, journalists say

Utah congressman "saves" $1500 a month by sleeping in his office

If you Are Not Christian You Are Going To Die says CO Gunman

Just finishing watching Bill Moyers "Journal" on PBS. Stunning.

I.O.U.S.A. - It will be televised on CNN - Review by Roger Ebert

What's your television situation?


Kyl Falsely Claims Holder Doesn’t Support Pat. Act, Says He Shouldn’t Be AG If He’s Against Torture

New Orleans cops shoot man 12 times in the back

On the lighter side: Russian Sandcastles.

I will post this in General Discussion as it may become breaking news tomorrow?

no! Patrick Swayze hospitalized for pneumonia

The DCCC spent over 1.5 million dollars on 3 votes AGAINST equal pay for women

Food Bank Friday! January 9, 2009!

What a night - first John Dean on KO

"…Katie, you’re not the center of everybody’s universe," no sarah, YOU are

Fundies: "Homosexuals immune to Massachusetts budget cuts"

Sitter charged with baby's dryer death

In support of a feminist stimulus*

Somewhere, Somehow, Sometime Americans lost something extremely valuable

What's your current " peeve"? So many to choose from.

We will see them prosecuted.

Blagojevich: v. to ramble at length shortly after being accused, indicted or impeached.

Blagojevich: v. to ramble at length shortly after being accused, indicted or impeached.

Where I live the cherry trees and Japanese magnolias are in full bloom.

Toon time: Tom the Dancing Bug

Poll: Minnesotans Want Coleman To Concede Defeat

You never own your house free and clear anyway due to property taxes

Holy shit, Blago is so full of shit.

Prosecutors: Dusty Foggo Testimony Will Outrage The Public

I hate to say this, but...

What's the best, most effective way of drop-kicking the DLC from this universe?

What's the best, most effective way of drop-kicking the DLC from this universe?

Need welfare myth fact check help... comes the Mother-in-law...for how long?

Religulous - Full Movie - now free on Internet

U.S. won't tolerate torture, Obama says

Bill Would Create Commission To Probe Bush Administration Crimes

Did Bush Cause the Financial Crisises?...BBC

Is Obama being honest about his connection with the DLC?

We have FOUR lucky winners for the "MILK" movie prize pack giveaway!

Gaza Victims' Burns Increase Concern Over Phosphorus

Prop 8 supporters sue to overturn campaign finance laws to prevent boycott.

Sarah Palin is whining about Caroline Kennedy getting "kid glove treatment" from media.

Dear Skinner - Can we have a countdown clock until the worst President

3 Police Shootings - All Questionable - Post Racial America?

John McCain and Sarah Palin got less of the vote than Dukakis: 45.62% v. 45.65%

Texas death row inmate pulls out eye, eats it

After Listening To The Blago News Conference And Hearing Him Defend Himself.....

Kucinich letter to Rice concerning the 1976 Arms Export Control Act

So who are those 22% who still back George W. Bush?

Send A Message to Your State+Federal Reps On GAza/Israel! Find And Email Your Reps!

5 "Democrats" voted against paycheck equality....

Most important news story of the week (ending January 9, 2009)

The same DoJ that brought you "waterboarding is not illegal" and "non-Chritsians need not apply" ...

TV Doc Gupta and the "Virtual" Cabinet

Laid-off workers can't afford COBRA, report says

DUer David Swanson on Bill Moyers tonight!

Obama sucks up to Warren but completely disses Dean

Directly after his swearing-in, what unrealistic but badass thing would you like Obama to say?

Palin's Priorities and What They Tell Us. -- THE MUDFLATS

Cutaway of Obama's New Ride

A bobcat is a "nuisance animal"?

Challenge to car manufacturers: Put a second spark plug in each cyliner.

High speed rail may be the answer to our economic problems...

Media Matters for America: Why conservative pundits are trying to turn Americans against FDR

Best selling author loses life savings to Madoff investments.

I confronted a very annoying man bleating that right wing "Messiah" garbage today.

Public Works Project Idea: Bridge across the Aleutian Islands to Vladivostok?

About the standardization and computerization, universal and instant access to medical records

Huff Post: Have Anti-Union Smear Ads Flopped? Here's Why 78% of Public Favors Unions

Report Says White House Rejected All Advice from Government Agencies That Torture Was Illegal

Extensive Complaint Being Prepared-Seeks Fed Prosecution For US Officials Who Ordered War Crimes

Letter to Barack Obama From Ralph Nader: "Move Fast to Restore the Rule of Law"

Just What We Need: "boycott American products and the use of the US currency"

Tell Chairman Kaine NOT to Abandon the 50-State Strategy! (ask him a question @

I'm Going to Kill This "FDR's New Deal was a flop" meme, once and for all.

Dixie Chicks Should Perform at the Inauguration Ball

Dixie Chicks Should Perform at the Inauguration Ball

Is the Bicycle Commuter Act more wealth redistribution for the South?

Is the Bicycle Commuter Act more wealth redistribution for the South?

So.. so you think you can tell...

Is Tebow the Reincarnation of Rock 'n' Rollen?

And the winner is...

2009-2010 College Football Preview

When News Media goes bad

You haven't heard the word "John McCain"


FL appeals court to hear lawsuit against DNC about the primary and delegates. ?

Honestly, will anyone go see "Paul Blart: Mall Cop"?

Name something that doesn't have a name.

Hot hard sweaty chicks swearing...

Maybe she's just a butt-head

Ever use the on-screen keyboard?

Clicker training

A lounge sing-song

I'm drunk as fuck and listening to Irish reels

So, fellow loungers, how you doin'?

Why do I get awful stomach aches after working out...

Anyone else tip their mechanic?

I have a pet peeve too. Tea, with sugar and lemon!

How do you write the name of that thing in your pocket?

Jean Michel Jarre - Rendezvous Houston

I. Can't. Wake. Up.

So do you think this is a good sign?

In honor of Dubya being shown the door, we should have a Brazillionathon joke-off

Yay, I figured out where the leak in my house was coming from,

Yea! It's Girl Scout Cookie time!

True story

Only the fourth or fifth thread I've ever started that broke 100 replies:

Tomorrow is my Birthday- Ever closer to 40.....

So Romney is "Morman of the Year". Who is "Flying Sphagetti Monster Person of the Year?"

So Romney is "Morman of the Year". Who is "Flying Sphagetti Monster Person of the Year?"

IT'S FRIDAAAAAAAAAY!!!!!!!!! Weekend plans here......... Working on the house.

Laptop repair question and advice, please:

Dirty Joke for Friday Morning

Specific questions about The Godfather and Star Wars...

G'morning and Happy Friday!

Any CSI fans here?

Gaaaaahh!! Ann Coulter got on the Today show again!!

After lunch heavy metal thread: Motörhead "death or glory"

I just figured out who The Stig really is

Can we agree that the Heisman Committee got it wrong?

Post a favorite song that has no chorus.

Visitor defecates on Fort Pierce woman's porch (why yes, it is Florida)

mctatas, please pick up the white courtesy phone...

Why do I bother?

Disability specialists....question

What are the cheapest digital TVs available?

Let's revisit this youtube classic, shall we?

Topic of debate: Voice box part in "Do You Feel Like We Do?" Cool or overdone?

I'm fighting with AT&T re billing and want to dump them. Anyone here

I have a question and I hope you all have it too...

Congratulations Gators! Great game. Now play Utah.

DuStrange's book club: Dispatch, by Bentley Little

Wow!! Layoffs are hitting the NFL!

Do you know what a DNA test is?

Todays morsel of wisdom: when dealing with a court clerk be SUPER NICE

You're gonna love my nuts.

Have a favorite scented bath/shower gel?

My team actually finished 2nd in the nation.

If you know how to ghost kick the ~*NEW*~ way. Please keep it to yourself.

If you know how to ghost kick the ~*NEW*~ way. Please keep it to yourself.

Don't reply, don't rec and don't view this thread. Let it drop.

Another DU Classic

Hypothetical question for armchair tax experts to ponder (the marriage that never was)

In the house till Monday at 4am, SNOW SUCKS! What should I do?

In the house till Monday at 4am, SNOW SUCKS! What should I do?

Can we all agree that Wake Forest is the best college football team in the country?

Make your own Obamicon........

R.I.P. The beeper

I hate it when my co-worker tells me I look 'swell'

Flaming dog poop in a bag!

Okay so my brother got invited to the Presidential Inauguration

Bartcop has got to do time...


Anyone else Freecycle?

Stop Having A Boring Tuna

Thank you lounge...

Sly Stallone said the Eagles will beat the Giants - so it must be true!!!

What Bill Clinton really meant to say about the rug in the Oval Office

A plea to the DU Administrators: Couldn't we please have a countdown clock for

Aw yeah, that feels good, right there, ye- HOLY SHIT, WTF MAN!!!!!!

Hey, dammit! I'm supposed to be typing a funeral service!

Is there anything more awkward than sitting next to a parent...

Top Ten Retirement Jobs for G. W. Bush

Dear West Virginia University

OMG! Loungers, help me congratulate my beloved ThinkBlue1966!

Remember the one where Monica thought Chandler was flogging the dolphin to "shark porn"?

Best. Sig. Pic. EVAH!!

Goodwin's Hello Kitty Law

Romeo's Tune

Is it really possible to unlock an iPhone for Sprint? Or is this a geeky "rickroll"

Don't feed me coffee!

DC DU'ers: What's it like to live there?

DC DU'ers: What's it like to live there?

tweeter was a boy scout til he went to viet nam

Holey Crap!! There was a Carrot Top siting in the Sports Forum!

Is your ring finger longer than your index finger or vice versa?

Use an LSD monitor on your computer? No better place in the cosmos to calibrate it than here:

What if Stephen Stills, Jimi Hendrix and Peter Tork had started that band?

Use a LCD monitor on your computer?

Use a Nile Monitor on your computer? Or anywhere else?

Mountain Dew I'm pretty much a dead man walking.

What things could your IRL friends tell us that we don't already know?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Fri 1/9/2009)

Photo thread for ugly people

Two fractals

Is using the word "fucking" as an emphasizer in a punch line always a cheat?

Midlo never gives me anything

NFL to Draft Jesus, Passes on Tebow

When you have a roast but no side dishes or even bread, you end up eating a lot of roast.

I believe in miracles.

Taxes and budgets: oh my!

Dog cries in his sleep:

Am I that strange just because I like the smell of mangrove mud at low tide?

Bands with numbers in their names

Bands with numbers in their names

I can't handle reruns of X show!

Xpost from GDP: Poll--How will you celebrate on January 20?

When fast food scripts go bad...

Cristiano "I'm a diving crybaby @$%^" Ronaldo crashed his Ferrari...

Oh my. Blago's been covered. By women.

So you say there WON'T be investigations? Kerry taps Douglas Frantz for SFRC chief investigator

Does anyone here have Mediacom high speed internet?

Elmo Fans Check In

Can one lose a gut in 4 months?

"If you'd pull your finger out, there'd be room for something else"

I think I have a terminal case of boredom!

It's Friday it's hamster dance time

Thanks anyway, but you won't be buying me that drink after all.

Exploding cat takes centre stage in gory Ottawa play

Jimmy Page's manager: Plans for Page, Jones & Bonham to tour, record w/ new singer "completely over"

Oh my. Chuggo's been covered. By women.

Apparently Patrick Swayze now has pneumonia. I hope this is

This is new Palm (with new high res interface) pretty cool looking:

You so ugly...

Rick's Cabaret exotic dancer didn't report $80,000 in tips, charges say...

If you get enough lounge vibes...

My web stalker is whining to Skinner and Elad!

What was in the Thunderdome anyway?

E=mc squared fans, check in

What Drama Movie should be made into a sitcom?

What are listening to right now?

Wow. Just wow.

Post Counts

I'm dumbo what is my name?

What are you watching/listening to right now?

Go check out my picture in the "not too bad looking" thread!

This post is about nothing you know about.

Samuel Adams--have you ever had it?

Another sad lesson learned. When suffering from cedar fever, do not snuggle your kittehs.

Post a picture of thread, your choice

Patrick Swayze has checked into the hospital

Poor Weezer got Chugged.

Didn't DU used to have a "For Sale" area?

Didn't DU used to have a "For Sale" area?

Is there any such thing as an eyelid parasite?

Musical Moon

can one lose one's butt in 4 hours?

What do you do if you don't know which photo thread to post in?

Emu fans check in

Picture thread for those who are a 5 to 8 on a scale of 1 to 10. n/t

Picture thread for those who are a 9 to 10 on a scale of 1 to 10. n/t

Picture thread for those who are a 1 to 4 on a scale of 1 to 10. n/t

PETA wants to change the name for Phish

I know it's wrong, but this cracks me up.

Pickture thread for nose pickers. n/t

The film Ju-On...worth watching?

Just listen to this and don't give me no shit.

"almost" got into a fight with a cop today...(EPIC CONVERSATION)

Songs you HATED at first, then they grew on you?

My canned cheese just spit at me

I have nearly completed my mass consumption of alcohol and marijuana.

1/2 a glass of wine and i have a buzz, really.

Emo fans, check in

I think I have an ingrown eyebrow hair! WTF?

Dammit! I had a thread in the Sports Forum turned down...

Irresponsible Dog Owners

Terminator3 haters. Why do you hate it, aside from the perceived continuity problems?

Is "gizz" a bad word???

Why am I not out?!

Photo thread for nude looking people

Alone among strangers living and dead.

Christian Bale (Batman) -- A linguistic Schizo?

I bought a book today.

LoL is Cheney really going to be on Letterman

My left bicep has been twitching on and off for the last two days.

What is everyone drinking tonight?

ELO fans check in.

I took three cats to the vet all at the same time today.

PETA wants to change the name for fish

I wish I could afford to save this horse.

Photo thread for good looking people.

So I almost got hit by a car yesterday at work

Let's just say you had a cat that exploded

Patented lounge vibes urgently needed.....

Death row inmate pulls out eye then eats it

Post #1000

Match Game '09 time: "Two (blanks) walk into a (blank)...

Billy Mays gets his own tv show.

I have become an Investor! (With pics, no less...)

Eno fans, check in

What's the longest thread in DU history?

Tetris is like a cognitive vaccine fighting the effects of PTSD

If you were a Muppet. Which one would you be?

Mackerel & sardines for my cats?

Post here if you have ever received a pm from Skinner

"Spite Dishes"--you may have played a few rounds.

Any other homebodies here?

Ready for Snow Storm fun? We are in the Western PA area and are

A photo thread open to all, especially Rev

What pic thread should I post in...

speaking of horses and the shitty economy

What Makes You Feel Worthwhile?

What's the biggest mountain you've seen in person?

Has anybody ever post pornographic pictures on DU?

In Cat, what does 'trill-ack-squeak" mean?

When it comes to your favorite band/artist, do you ever find yourself wondering...

Don't say I never gave you anything.

Just a question for my edification and am sorry if this rubs anyone

There is nothing like power to fragment Democrats

I am against the medical use of marijuana

Barack Obama has picked John O. Brennan as his top adviser on counterterrorism

Obama picks (former) lobbyist as Pentagon No. 2

Say for sake of argument Dean was snubbed by Obama. Why? What is wrong with Dean?

Buzzflash says Howard Dean Shunned by Team Obama..and I agree

Chris Matthews not running for senate - all I can say is THANK GOD!!!

Do you trust PE Obama's judgment or not??!!

If Obama doesn't get us single payer healthcare, the Republicans will

I still think there is a fair chance Coleman will not contest

Who should call Urban Meyer and congratulate the Florida Gators?

Tickets for Obama Parade Seats Go on Sale Today

Is Obama's stimulus plan another windfall for big business?

Something big Obama will have to deal with that nobody is talking about.

Okay, all these threads with PE Obama made me think NYC was naming

Unemployment rate: 7.2%

Governor Dean... Post a Link to Him saying he was interested in a Positon

Once again the colloquial meaning of "impeach" becomes a problem

2.6 million jobs lost in 2008, the most since 1945

OMG! Buchanan thinks Palin would have made a great candidate for the Dems but for

How about one more chorus of "Idiot Son of an Asshole" to send * off?

As if Obama didn't anticipate the Democrats would scream, "He should spend more!"

Hilda Solis Confirmation Hearing Starting Now

Bush History-Bush Admin Lies about WMDs, & Bush Inches Off the Global Warming Denial Bus, 1/9

Just wondering if the RW is trying to take Palin out before 2012.

I love this headline: Obama puts his trust in government

In retrospect: that $700B was as dumb as many of us thought it was

Poll on recount: Coleman should concede

It's Called 'Governing'

Duty Now For The Future

Points to ponder from PE Obama's announcement today

How will history judge Bush's legacy? LMAO

Hallelujah! 11 days Left! Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah! Hallelujah!

Republicans opposing equal pay for equal work - Buck McKeon (CA-R) leading the opposition!

Richard Nixon born January 9, 1913

Obama's Press conference is avail @

Obama on cover of comic book with Spiderman

Did anyone else get this e-mail about parade tickets for sale?

Dean Congratulates Gov. Kaine on DNC Chairman Appointment

The Bush Administration's Most Despicable Act - Joe Klein Time Jan. 08

On Obama's tax breaks for business: didn't we just give away the store to business for last 8 yrs?

Which Republican ideas are worthy of bipartisan support?

The Free Speech Argument For Digital TV and Digital Radio

The List: Celebrities In DC For Obama's Inauguration

Gov. Palin: Her comments were taken out of context

What immediate stances do you expect the day after Obama's inauguration?

Would The Failure Of Holder As AG, Mean Obama Needs To Work With GOP For Supreme Court Nominees?

Obama: ‘If Paul Krugman has a good idea…then we’re going to do it.’

Today's provocative topic: "A mob is still a mob, even if they are with you."

ON Sanjay Gupta...I'm willing to be persuaded he's a good choice...

Why I'm hoping that Eric Holder will NOT be confirmed as AG

IMO, Obama's opposition to the digital TV switch seems petty and ill timed. If

Dear President (elect) Obama (and Congress): Please, no stimulus checks

Blago: I tried to sell Obama's seat to raise money for the poor

Inaugural parade tickets sell out in less than a minute

Happy Birthday Elvis...your dream has come true.

Oh boy - more BLAGOTV!!!

BREAKING NEWS:Mayor of Baltimore Sheila Dixon indicted on 12 counts - will move to IL & run for Gov.

Scared Yet?

Is it possible 3 Senators for Illinois- MSNBC: a credential's fight??

Maureen Dowd : Sweet on Caroline (Kennedy)

Who would be better for 2012? Bush or Palin?

On the bright side the IL State Legislature apparently has more guts than the last 4 Congresses.

Heck of a job GOP...ya did Bush/Cheney in there look...they lost 3 million jobs

Silly or Not? NAACP Alabama president objects to Azalea Trail Maids being in the Inaugural parade

CNBC is calling Frank's retro-TARP package the "Jamie Dimon Flys Commercial Act"

Mommas don't let your babies grow up to be Illinois governors...

Did You see David Shuster Destroy Palin and Zigler?

Jeb Bush drops out of 2010 Florida Senate Race.

John McCain on FauxNews right now defending Obama and Panetta..

Obama sais ECONOMIC PLAN WILL BE REFINED! (or, be patient people!)

Video of Howard Dean, clearly looks snubbed

Obama, Biden Lincoln-themed Inaugural Luncheon Details Released

Palin Whines in Interview about Unfair Treatment During Campaign

Does Sarah Palin have NO ONE on her political team who can stop her from making an ass of herself?

Please help me understand

Anyone else agree that this whole "Dems vs Obama" is just the media playing us?

Why Dean should have gotten an appointment.

How will you celebrate January 20th? (humor)

Too bad this Blago fellow is corrupt. That was a heckuva performance

Need a Job? "The Company" Is Hiring...Apparently...

So what's up between Obama and Dean?

Blago's final flame out -- what will it be? Name his addiction/defense

Francis Perkins was the liberal voice who had the ear of

Answer to RW "documentary" (How Obama got elected) = Sarah Palin. LOL

OH MY GOD! Joe Biden just resigned from the Senate. . .who saw this coming. . .

List of things that will not be going to hell in a handbasket when Obama takes over

Warner bucks GOP-ers, backs Holder


Obama Vs The Dems In Senate Re: Economic Plan: Good Cop/Bad Cop?

KO, Bush, and Liberation-a special comment if I ever heard one.

A view of Blago through the eyes of the Chicago Reader

Whitney Houston Won't Be at Obama's Inaugural

Are you smarter than Barack Obama?

Obama OKs modest tax changes after seeking ideas

What really bothers me about Palin

How DARE the people of Illinois keep me from getting a pap smear!!!

The tree of liberty needs all three branches...

On Obama’s Choice of Sanjay Gupta for Surgeon General (Time for Change ) - x

Parade tickets just went on sale - ticketmaster - none

Is it true that the Dems are abandoning the 50 state strategy and if so why?

Hacked Blackberry message from Obama proves he snubbed Dean in 15-minute press conference!

Inauguration worries: For Jennifer Griffith, it's all about details

Just got a call from Byrd's Office - I GOT TICKETS!!!!!

A NEW GI BILL FOR EVERYONE – Instead of More Wall St. Bail-Outs

Tina Fey needs to come back to SNL tomorrow night and stick it to Palin for being a whiner.

Donnatella Versace: Obama Has Inspired Me!

I'd give Obama a B+ so far

Retiring Bush web site to move on to The Next Big Joke

Orman and Noonan: Sarah Palin is stupid, pathetic, immature, and not astute, not Reaganesque

Hardball Award: Never Refrain from Asking for What You Believe is Yours...

"We Shall Overcome"

Prop 8 supporters sue to keep donor names anonymous

No (as in ZERO) Birther cases granted Cert today

OK everyone, simmer down and have patience.

Obama’s Mother-in-Law to Move Into the White House

About that White House China........

Holy Crap--I lived in the same tiny residence hall as our President-Elect!

There have been no further terrorist attacks on American soil for 7 years!!!!

Which of these decisions by Obama do you think is his worst?

Which is more embarassing? Gov. Palin or Gov. Blagojevich?

As President of the United States, Barack Obama is absolutely PERFECT

Should we start tracking legislation and Exec Orders Obama Signs?

Obama team included in national security exercise next week

PHOTOS: Vice President Biden in Pakistan

Sarah Palin meets her Maker at what seems like the Pearly Gates

11 more days and I can finally take down this web site!!

Obama chooses openly gay head of Import-Export Bank

Grill me if you must: I think that Blago looks impressive, eloquent, believable!

Howard Dean is known for speaking truth to power, right? THEN BELIEVE HIM WHEN HE SAYS. . .

Do Congressional Democrats Need Intervention? Attitude adjustment?

2009 Inaugural Luncheon Details Announced

Paul Krugman is your friend.

JOHN KERRY appreciation week - next week on 1600

PAUL KRUGMAN - The Obama Gap

Ten Reasons To Give Obama A Mindless Blank Check

What is the ONE THING that Obama could do that would help you the most?

My wonderful mailperson, Edna, gave me a gift today

Obama has a lolcat message for Bush:

I love Randi but...

Never mind the Military Industrial Complex. The War on drugs created the Prison Industrial Complex.

For Everyone Complaining About Obama....

Seems to be a lot of displeasure with our president elect

Obama is FAILING because he has NO presidential powers!@!!@#$@!1!!1

I'm thrilled Obama was elected. But he doesn't get a mindless blank check..

How is posting McCain's and Palin's pic & telling people to shut up anything but suppressing dissent

Hmm, I Think Obama is a Great Public Speaker, even if he "Ahhs" at a rate of 25/minute

Obama is asking Roberts to break the law in the name of Godly theocracy

To Whom it May Concern: 'White Racism' as categorically stupid as 'Heterophobia'

Physicians for National Health Care comes out against Gupta

OFFER: Obama Data DVD (round two)

I'd give Obama an F so far

My report cards for Obama, Congress and the rest of the Beltway gang during this weird interregnum.

Most Dissapointing Cabinet pick for Obama

On health care. Hehe. I'm at work right now at the doctor's office and am finding it the ideal

Pet photo thread

I Wish I Could Think Up Some Reason To Be Upset With Obama So I Didn't Feel So Out Of Place Here

Senator Burris, it is official

Your Opinion, Please.

If you are still excited and fired up about Obama and the start of his admin., kick and rec this!

Rasmussen: Kennedy 51%, King 33% in potential matchup

Poverty in America: Taxes

Can you stream TV video from Europe? Meanwhile US blocks people

US immigrants facing deportation have 'no right to an effective attorney'

Obama camp 'prepared to talk to Hamas'

So Who's To Blame For Gaza's Misery?

Venezuelans protest Israeli military actions against Gaza

Geithner Preparing Overhaul Of Bailout

Retail fallout claims Goody's chain (287 stores)

UN's rights chief calls for independent investigation into possible war crimes in Gaza, Israel

Palin: Couric 'not the center of everyone's universe'

UN agency says Israeli troops forced Gazans into house, then shelled it 24 hours later

Gaza Children Found With Mothers’ Corpses

Citigroup supports measure giving courts big say on mortgage reductions

As condition of loan, UAW can't strike against GM

100 Survivors Rescued in Gaza From Ruins Blocked by Israelis (Red Cross blocked for 4 days)

Greek police fire teargas at stone throwing youths

Protest groups plan 3 rallies in Greek capital

Israeli government says military offensive in Gaza will continue despite UN resolution

Russia ready to restart gas flow to Europe

Iraqis march against Israel, cleric wants revenge

Eric Holder pushed for controversial clemency

U.S. Stocks Drop on Concern Job Losses Show Worsening Recession

Texas filing seeks to put off suit tied to (Norm) Coleman

Pressured by I.R.S., UBS Is Closing Secret Accounts

Bailout Czar's Secret? Copy. Paste. Repeat. (Treasury Rpt on Bailout Borrowed from Previous Docs)

Study: Health Care Overhaul Needn't Break Bank

Northwest Flooding Blocks Major Roads

Iran as threat but U.S. should try diplomacy - Obama

Charges dropped against ex-Reagan budget director

Third "Human Terrain" Researcher Dead (Afghanistan)

Israel rejects UN truce resolution, continues Gaza operation

House Launches New Labor Agenda With Wage Discrimination Bills

Zimbabwe troops 'eat elephants'

VP-elect Biden holds talks with Pakistani leaders

Illinois House impeaches Gov. Rod Blagojevich

Nationwide Inquiry on Bids for Municipal Bonds

Senate's Democratic majority clears path for Roland Burris Pressure by President-elect Barack Obama

Seattle P-I up for sale

UN says it will soon resume suspended aid in Gaza

KBR Seeks to Blame Army, Insurgents for Iraq Deaths

Bank: error led to (Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha) Blackburn's home foreclosure

Taylor's son jailed for 97 years

Whistleblower in Blago Case: Corruption 'Never Ceased to Amaze Me'

KBR (and Halliburton) Seeks to Blame Army, Insurgents for Iraq Deaths

TVA spill estimated at 10,000 gallons (new one this time Alabama)

(Supreme) Court steps into case involving Iraq (is Iraqi gov't immune from US lawsuits?)

Dollar Tree settles with family over benefits for slain worker

Mayor Sheila Dixon indicted

Bush seems at ease as presidency ends

Bush seems at ease as presidency ends

Satyam's Raju surrenders, arrested

Obama-Bush teams to stage 'disaster' exercise

Senate Career Over, Craig Drops Appeal in Bathroom Sex Case

Bush Admin. to bar autoworkers from striking against GM

Family wants police charged in New Orleans killing

FDA scientists complain to Obama of 'corruption'

U.S. says Iraqis may still be held without charge


U.S. says Iraqis may still be held without charge

Texas death row inmate pulls out eye, eats it

Boeing to announce (4,000+) layoffs today

Gallup: Majority of Americans Back Stimulus Package

UN: Israel shelled house where civilians were held

Prosecutors urge release of testimony in CIA case

Great Depression jobs parallel may not be far flung

Venomous mammal caught on camera

Peru naval officers arrested for illegal wiretaps

Cheryl Holdridge dies at 64; popular Mouseketeer

Frank: House to put conditions on bailout

UFOs spotted 'by hundreds' at wind turbine site

Obama Taps CIA Veteran As Adviser On Terror; Brennan Has Drawn Fire on Interrogations

Threat of epidemics in Gaza

Immigrant advocates decry new rules on courts, DNA

U.S. won't tolerate torture, Obama says

Pelosi: Bush harmed country

Democrats quietly toss term limits on congressional chairs

U.S., Georgia Sign Blueprint for Military, Economic Cooperation

Robert Rubin quits Citigroup amid criticism

Bush Prepares Request for Rest Of Bailout Funds If Congress Votes Down Measure, Veto Power .....

Log Cabin facing money woes: Gay GOP group at least $100,000 in debt

Military re-enlistments increase as jobs become scarce

Gaza Strikes Reverberate in Egypt

Poll on recount: Coleman should concede

Bush Delivers Final Policy Speech with Few Watching

Judge hands loss to White House on visitors logs

Obama Raps Bowl Championship Series: 'We need a playoff'

Press TV station destroyed by IDF in Gaza

Saudi tanker 'freed off Somalia'

Bush Prepares to Ask for Second Tranche of Bailout Funds; "coordinated with Obama transition team"

Peru sends jailed American Lori Berenson to capital for treatment related to pregnancy

Bush On Jobs: The Worst Track Record On Record

Obama Says Economic Critics Should Show Him Ideas

U.S. seeks ship to move arms to Israel

5 new earthquakes (largest 3.3 mag) hit Yellowstone

Online Threat to Kill Obama Leads to Arrest

Burris gets OK from Illinois Sec. of State

Attack on Iran would threaten U.S. army in Iraq

CDC director is out, government e-mail says

Iraqi Gov't Demands Reporters Sign 'Code of Conduct'

10-Year Sentence for ‘Sopranos’ Actor

Minnesota links salmonella outbreak to peanut butter

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday January 9

Supreme Court considers challenge to Voting Rights Act

Few speak out for Palestinians in U.S. Congress (House Adopts Measure Backing Israel)

Durbin: No Burris Senate seat without signature

Congressional Panel Blasts U.S. for Failing to Aid Homeowners

Calif. gay marriage foes want donors anonymous

Burris appointment valid, Illinois high court says

Norm Coleman: 1 house, 14 years, 12 debt terms

Obama has asked to say 'so help me God' at swearing-in

Obama’s Mother-in-Law to Move Into the White House

OH Senator Voinovich, (R) hints at retiring from U.S. Senate

Breaking News: 524,000 Jobs Lost in Dec., Unemployment Hits 7.2 Percent (Worst Year Since WWII)

U.S. paved way for Israel’s attack

Gaza Children Found With Mothers’ Corpses

Ready, Aim, Democrats!

The Damaged Institution of the Presidency (John Dean)

Joe Conason: Al Franken stole the election? Prove it or shut up

"Body count mentalities"

More U.S. Children Face Poverty

GlobalPost: A startup treads where big media retreat

Why Are the Media More Interested in Blago Than in Unraveling the Bailout Mystery?

YouTube Clips Unveil Oakland Shooting

Way to Evacuate, Brownie!

The Case for Panetta by Robert Baer

The Obama Gap by Paul Krugman

Mitt Romney Wins Narrow “Mormon of the Year” Vote

Bono to Write New York Times Op-Ed Column

Will There be a Recovery? (A must read! )

U.S. Weaponry Facilitates Killings in Gaza. (19 billion military aid as freebies)

Pressured by I.R.S., UBS Is Closing Secret Accounts

Family Farmers Demand Real Change

Cowboy churches rope in new Christians

U.S. Drivers Keep Autos Longer, Shun Showrooms

Village hit by mystery illness

Broom the CIA

From Reptiles to Humans: A Three Brain Odyssey

From Oakland to Greece, F*k the Police!!

Kit Bond Retires: No Word from The Hoff

Walt (The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy) On Goldberg and Douthat (Atlantic)

Republicans: Seeing the World through Crooked Glasses

Gaza Conflict Seen As Boost To Mideast Hardliners: Analysts

Another GOP Senator Retiring?

Can we give it up for a beautiful woman with a beautiful voice?

The age of brilliance

The Skeletons in Dennis Blair's Closet - (Obama's Dir. of Nat. Intelligence)

The 50 Dumbest Bush Quotes of All Time

John Pilger: The lying silence of those who know

E.J. Dionne: Obama's Big-Tent Stimulus; "attuned to his task as politician in chief"

"Trial Of The ‘Deep State’" - Newsweek's Grenville Byford on Ergenekon in Turkey

We Have Met the Enemy and He is Us

It is time to get up and get involved.

Song Ends Peaceful Rally In Memory of Oscar Grant

Crossroads in Gaza

George the lobster gets new lease on life at 140

Matthew Rothschild: Obama Hits Many High Notes in Speech on the Economy

BBC: Israeli Gov't Investigating UN Allegations on Bombing of Safehouse

Rachel Maddow: Bush Admin Continues Trying to Rewrite History

Rachel Maddow: Republican National Chaos (Couldn't Get a Quorum LOL)

Obama's Hopeful Economic Speech

Mac vs PC (Transformers)

RFK, Jr. with Senator Sheldon Whitehouse

A Final Report Card on the Reagan Years?

RFK, Jr. with Senator Sheldon Whitehouse - Part 2

Deficit Spending - A Necessary Evil

TYT: Joe The Plumber's New Job (Good Point About Objectivity)

Coulter & O'Reilly debate book sales

Matthews finally corrects a GOOPer: It's the DemocratIC party

The U.S. Army speaks up for Hamas

Obama announces Panetta and Blair for intel posts

The CIA's Handling of The Washington Post

Panetta and Blair speak at Obama Presser

Clinton's last hurrah: pay fairness bill for Women.

Obama: "Under my administration, the United States does not torture."

Illinois State House Votes To Impeach Blagojevich

Countdown: Democrats Objecting to Gupta Appointment

Red State Update: Joe the Plumber/Reporter

Pelosi: "Equal pay is an issue of fundamental fairness"

Republicans SUDDENLY discover that we have a big debt. Holy Smokes! How did that happen?

Riot in Oakland, California

Palin Blames Media For Her Defeat

Did Obama Aid Admiral Dennis Blair Lie to Congress? Allan Nairn speaks to Democracy Now 1/9/09

George Bush Top 10 Moments - David Letterman Show

Ron Paul: Israel Created Hamas

Bush Pardons The Unemployed.

Sarah Vowell on the 'Smart-Alecky' Geneva Bible.

Rachel Maddow: Cheney Interrupted by Pelosi w/ Obama Victory Applause

TYT: Bobby Rush has a screw loose

Fiscal stimulus for infrastructure, yes...

Rachel Maddow Show: America's (& Obama's) Policy in Afghanistan

TYT: AIG Executive Still Getting Paid For Losing Money

Cenk goes balistic (from 2006) earmuff the kids

Cheney On KBR Poisoning Indiana National Guardsman

Obama: New Layoffs Show Need for Urgent Action

Propaganda that is airing during countdown, etc.

Happy Idiot

International Energy Agency 'Blocking Global Switch to Renewables'

Friday Talking Points (60) -- Democratic Assertiveness Training

Shuster V, Right Wing Palin Film Maker

Propaganda war: trusting what we see? (BBC)

Countdown: More From Palin the Absurd Narcissist ('If I'd Run As a Reformer on the Democrat Ticket')

Footage Of Josh Brolin's Arrest -- Why Did Cops Use Tasers?

Obama Picks a Conscience for The CIA by Ray McGovern

Obama: If The Idea Has Merit, It Will Be In The Stimulus

israeli spokesman gets shut up by Alex Thomson

Joe the Plumber Reveals His Itinerary for the Middle East

Rachel Maddow Show: Jonathan Turley on War Crimes

Impeached Blogojevich recites a poem

Johannes Mehserle and the killing of Oscar Grant - When will he apologize in tears for the wrongful

Palin attacks media over 'very scary' reporting - accuses journalists of believing 'gossip and lies'

Weekend Economists: The Severus Snape Edition, January 9-11, 2009

Clearest video of BART shooting so far

2 soldiers dead in Afghanistan bombing

Obama picks more senior DoD leaders

Petraeus: Afghan success needs cooperation

Okla. veteran charged in bomb-making

Afghanistan: Civilians die in U.S. operation

Report: U.S. goals in Afghanistan unrealistic

Webb blasts Mayport decision in report

Navy names new sub for ex-Va. Sen. Warner

Panel: Navy excels at nuke mission, mostly

2-star: Anbar lacks Iraqi government support

One-star tapped for new piracy task force

Increase in airmen requires more instructors

Army planning energy-efficient housing

Lack of rewards worries Iraqis

UN Votes for Gaza Cease-fire; US Abstains

A Word From Afar: Who Benefits from the Gaza Conflict?

Kucinich on I/P

Democracy Now: Discussion on Gaza - Norman Finkelstein and Martin Indyk

Kucinich on I/P

U.S. Weaponry Facilitates Killings in Gaza

AIPAC praises Senate support of Israel

Gaza crisis: key maps and timeline

Oslo, Caracas rocked by Gaza rallies

Israel shelled Gaza house crowded with civilians: witnesses

Venezuelans protest Israeli military actions against Gaza

Red Cross Orders Gaza Restrictions

Kucinich: Israel's Attacks are Illegal

Israel can't play tit-for-tat with terrorists

Petraeus Says Afghan, Pak Problems One

Obama Taps Gitmo Advisor as DoD Lawyer

AFMC begins search for new Air Force One

Army in Florida Search for WWII Bombs

'John Doe' Printer Anonymous For Now

Carrier Bush to be completed by mid-March

VA Secretary Nominee Shinseki Plans To Reopen Benefits to Thousands of 'Priority 8' Veterans

Army requiring disclosure of language skills

Cost of fuel will plunge in Germany

Transcript: Obama's Speech at AIPAC

Cast Lead not limited by end Bush term'

The Israel rules

Writing on the wall

Beirut Warned Over Rocket Fire

Olmert: Gaza op to continue, UNSC resolution not practical

The Miseries of Settler Colonialism

The lying silence about Gaza

What has happened to prices in Gaza Strip?

Former Amb. Martin Indyk vs. Author Norman Finkelstein: A Debate on Israel’s Assault on Gaza and the

BBC'S Have Your Say

Israel's weeklong turning point

6 injured in violent Gaza protests in Oslo

The IDF ground force: Analysis of short comings at the small unit level that lead to failure at the

Israel rejects UN truce resolution, continues Gaza operation

Israeli forces shelled a house where they had ordered about 100 Palestinian civilians to take shelte

Babies cling to life in stricken hospital

Egypt allows doctors to pass into Gaza Strip after days of refusal

Iran TV says Israel strikes Gaza office, two hurt

UN: IDF officers admitted there was no gunfire from Gaza school which was shelled

Mauritania: dozens injured in anti-Israel protests

Dead Gaza fighters "bulldozed into piles"

Few speak out for Palestinians in U.S. Congress

Playing into the hands of Hamas

Demonstrations Tomorrow As Debate Spreads Over Israel's Attack On Gaza

Pro-Israel Group Criticizes U.S. Over U.N. Resolution

Doctors at the border

50,000 Egyptians stage protest amid worldwide fury over Gaza

Walt (The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy) On Goldberg and Douthat (Atlantic)

Survivors say Israelis shelled Gaza building where troops told them to shelter

My niece and nephew's shirts...

Gaza under fire despite truce call

Israel steps up attacks on Gaza and rejects UN ceasefire

U.S. Stance on Gaza at U.N. Rankles AIPAC

Ron Paul: Gaza crisis is blowback for past US interventions

Ban on foreign journalists skews coverage of conflict

Threat of epidemics in Gaza

A mission to expel and annihilate

Palestinian Authority minister warns of 'disrespect' in Gaza

Cross post...Spammers Leverage Battle in Gaza, CNN

The War Isn’t Over, But Israel Has Lost

A day with our troops in Gaza

UN human rights chief accuses Israel of war crimes

Hamas: We will win war in Gaza

Israeli comedy show satirises Gaza violence

Flashback: What happened next?

Syria Deals With Gaza, Eyeing Own Peace

Israel assures UN aid agencies of security in Gaza (Israel shelled another UN aid truck Fri 1-09-09)

Switzerland urges inquiry into respect for international humanitarian law in Gaza

The Real War -- Ken Kesey

$86mn collected during UAE's TV Gaza fundraiser

Is anyone here on DU in the know about the Arabic press in relation to the Gaza Strip?

Israel: Investigate Former Judge’s Killing in Gaza

Hamas's 'secret' threat: rockets that can hit Tel Aviv

Ukrainian first foreigner to die in Gaza fighting

So Who's To Blame For Gaza's Misery?

WaPo: 100 Survivors Rescued in Gaza From Ruins Blocked by Israelis

'Not all Israelis are bad'

'Not all Israelis are bad'

Gaza video genuine, journalists say (CNN)

Bil'in demonstrators remind the world of the Holocaust

John Pilger: The lying silence of those who know

Israel 'shelled civilian shelter'

The time of the righteous (Gideon Levy)

James Zogby: How Israel's Propaganda Machine Works

The Poverty Trap in Palestine: “Our only way out is for Israel to keep bombing us until we die.”

Hamas: UN Gaza truce resolution 'does not meet our demands'

Israel geht hart gegen Verweigerer und Demonstranten vor Translation: Israel's harsh measures ....

Phosphorus use is a war crime

The World's Pornographic Interest in Jewish Moral Failure

"Gazprom is not a market player, it’s a political weapon"

Northern Maine Community College kicks off wind tech program

A123 Plans US $1.8B Lithium Ion Battery Production Facilities (14,000 jobs, MI, MA)

Wafer-based Solar Cells Aren't Done Yet

Utilities Seek 'Renewable' Goal Change (clean coal & nuclear, FL)

Arizona manufactured solar panels enter market

FArmer builds his own robot to pull his rickshaw. It's battery powered!

Laidlaw to convert pulp mill into (66 MW) biomass power plant (NH)

Hudson River Lovers Fight to Shutter Aging Nuclear Power Plant

Another TVA spill this time in Alabama

Sebelius unveils renewable energy plan (Kansas)

Japanese Harpoon Vessel Forced North for Repairs - Sea Shepherd News

Entergy asks NRC to stop reviewing its new reactor applications

Yet Another Problem At Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant

KTG Agrar connects its eleventh biogas plant to the grid

Progress Of 'Nuclear Renaissance' Slows (Forbes)

Unprecedented heat will trigger global food crisis

SunEdison Announces 259-MW Solar Program (200 shopping centers, US)

Gazprom is not a market player, it's a weapon: Times online.

Sea ice area returns to 1979 level

Losing the PR war and the Diaspora

Payroll employment falls 524,000, Unemployment rate hits 7.2%

Chicago Tribune bonds almost worthless

U6 January 2009 - 13.5% - we already HAVE double digit unemployment

Simply this

One Third of CAFTA 30 Are Gone!

In bondage to the bond markets

Bitter end

Madoff 'victims' do math, realize they profited

Bill Gross on point about the economy

On the RW talking point that WWII, not FDR, got us out of the Great Depression,

Bullshit--Professionally Speaking

Measuring Unemployment

What causes a depression !

2009 Will Be Very, Very Bleak

Today in labor history Jan 9 Union leads Missouri Highway sit-down of 1,700 families

On PBS Bill Moyers interviews USW Pres Leo Gerard

Union Ramps Up Massive Campaign to Keep Obama's Feet to the Fire

AK Steel latest steel company to announce layoffs as sales decline


Labor Campaign for Single-payer Healthcare Is A Right—Not A Privilege

The Next Secretary of Labor


OSHA and Cintas reach agreement for violations of OSHAct

Divided Hollywood actors union nears boiling point

Hey sweet people--just wanted to point out

Supporters of Prop 8 Sue to have names removed from doner rolls.. Funding Hate should be secret

Employee Says He Was Fired For Being Gay

There's a new website that maps who gave money to Yes on 8

So, now Obama has invited some "real live gays" . . .

How do you plan to capitalize on the Democratic majority in Congress?

Possibly the most vile ad ever

Got tickets, going to go... turning my back on Rick...

Please take time to look over an excellent post from bobthedrummer in "Editorials:"

Colombia drugs lord shot dead in Madrid hospital

Pres. Correa's Terrific Speech in Havana

Colombian Politician Opens Orlando Office

Brazil confirms Lula will visit Bolivia and Venezuela next week

This new style of college football---where the QB stops before the play and looks at the sideline---

Congratulations to the Florida Gators and the SEC.

The FINAL Top 25: Big 12- 5 teams; Big Ten- 4: SEC- 4

Redskins Lay Off Employees

Bolts-Steelers Prediction

Dear Jesus, this long-suffering Lions' fan has a request

The SEC...the top conference

USC- the best

Fighter Sees His Paradise in Gaza’s Pain

Body repair 'could be ramped up'

Childhood Trauma Tied to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Autism Cases on the Rise:Study Shows Increase Is Real, Not Just Due to Changes in Diagnosis Criteria

Whatever happened to Aspergum? Is it still for sale?

Full Moon Summons the Goddesses and Gods

Silly little suggestion.

facebook v. democratic underground

Mercury retrograde coolest thing since Sixties

Delete -

Musical Moon

This ain't too bad - Great Seneca Creek

Galactic Center in Natal Chart - mine is conjunct North Node, sextile Sun

Well if you were wondering what would happen Dec. 21, 2012

Good urban gardening article from Alternet

Y'ever think you'd see a book with this title?

Bountiful leader calls polygamy charge 'religious persecution'

“The Age of Reason” Tom Paine’s SMACKDOWN on Organized Religion

Hope is the Bait to create True believers,,,

Why are some Atheists are angry...

Fruit Flies? Again? Really?

God of the gaps moves into yet smaller gap for creationists

This site is so "over the top", its hilarious. I cant figure out

Passion of the Christ (the movie)

Guardian: Atheist Bus Campaign is 'offensive', say complaints to ASA

New York City substitute teaching question

There are two great financial mysteries in America: by Catherine Austin Fitts

Hurricane Ike's Wake

Texas death row inmate pulls out eye, eats it

High court to look at Voting Rights Act provision (Austin MUD #1)

Email law 'attacks civil liberties'

He wants to, yet he doesn't. Will Brown do a Callaghan?

McCanns' anger at Tory activist

Awww, diddums ....

Johnson fined for forgetting his C-charge