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Archives: February 11, 2009

`Conservatives suffer from Oughtism (and, therefore, we do too)

Statement-Senator Russ Feingold: "There needs to be accountability for wrongdoing by the Bush Admin"

States Counting on Stimulus Aid to Balance Budgets

Do you have a favorite 'blog', and what if you had to pay to be online

Does anyone have a link to the homeless lady in FL and Obama exchange?

Study Reveals Ancient Chieftain Killed in Battle

Rome catacombs to reveal secrets

Age of Alpha Males in High Finance Coming to End-World Seeking Women

Archaeologists search for unbaptized babies' grave

GOP won't derail Solis on hubby

Iraq: No haven for ancient world's landmarks

Mexico mass grave may be Aztec resistance fighters

I lost my star - when does the Valentine Day Donor drive start?

What Difference A Couple Of Tons Makes - Or Doesn't - For Two Old Friends

Right Wing Terrorism Watch - Slain white supremacist had 'dirty bomb' parts

Remember the Racist/Homophobic Candidate from Enid OK?

Thank you Mica - shut up Joe Scum

What ever happened to Global Warming? Great toon...

Custom agency needs to do their work.

Has anyone noticed that when a reporter brings up Obama's name to Republicans they get real scared?

Thought I would post his for those who follow the peregrinations of Westboro Baptist:

Boy, this slayed me. Tears. God bless Obama.

Should Oil Executives be charged with lying to Congress?

At this point, when the welfare of the US hangs on a thread...

I thought it was "Country First"?

I have no use for this...

"Keeping Them Honest" on CNN--brought to you by Exxon/Mobil

Fundies outraged by state money used to promote adoption by gay parents.......

Some Candy Products that are on the peanut recall list

Listen to Wall Street moan about having to do it's part . . .

National Counter-Recruitment and Demilitarization Conference

Thank goodness that the Republicans Legislators are in Congress and not out here!

Stimulus plan: Is this the one? Al Franken: Yes.

Get ready for ten years of hell.

New Republican propaganda scandal brewing? Fox News pushes GOP talking points as it's own research

In this financial crisis, where is the anger at plazma teevee makers?

Plenty of countries with "free market capitalism"

In this financial crisis, where is the anger at snack food manufacturers?

Will You Help Me With My Next Film? ...a request from Michael Moore

Must See video of Democracy Now segment on current bank crisis

We need to fix our homeless problem.

It has been 98 Days Since Obama's Broken Promise. He NEEDS To be Held Accountable for His LIES

SC legislature is discussing higher insurance costs for obese state employees.

Robert Parry: The GOP's Jihad on Obama

Just saw Marsha Blackburn wagging her tongue on CSpan - first time I've seen her speak.

U.S. Prepares to Broach Hard Issues With China

Great call on WJ now

Julio lands an announcing gig

Bull Shit, Chase.. JP Morgan.. you do not help out with shit.

Federal Authorities Raid Top Donor to Ohio Congressmen

Solis Vote Coming Thursday

Is there anyplace to see the live testimony of the bankers before

Are people in poor countries more or less likely to commit suicide than Americans?

Michael Moore Looking For Help

Michael Moore Looking For Help

Frank puts the banking industry on the spot with a moratorium on ALL foreclosures

Map of stimulus projects and unemployment numbers

Is there a point to this House committee questioning these CEOs?

Something about annoying phone calls - and Caller ID

Florida cop resigns after being linked to KKK

Obama speaking now w/ Gov. Kaine in VA on job creation at construction site. nt

== Eat the rich == By Mark Morford

US-Backed Iraqi Security Gains Forged on Mass Deaths and Heightened Sectarian Divide

The Stimulus Bills: House vs. Senate (chart)

Seder gets an MSNBC show?

Christian Right CONTINUES to push FALSE talking point about Stimulus

11:00PM Hawaii Time: DOW FUTURES at thinks it might go lower

Did injury make ham burglar grimace?

Please vote: Stormy Daniels vs Diaper David Vitter

News junkies check out this site, really cool

Eight beheaded after wedding dispute in India (infuriating re: caste system)

Bad blood boils between Palin and state legislators over "Troopergate"

Graphics: Correlation of Poverty to Religiosity in Regions of the US and the World

The 'silver lining'?: "Muzak files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection"

MADOFF...A Legal Disgrace....

Drudge is highlighting an article by James K. Glassman, who claims the New Deal didn't work.

Big jump in Blue Cross premiums sparks outrage

Arlen Specter has surprised me (in a good way)


Parts for 'dirty bomb' found in slain US man's home and then

Hartmann is torching Reid

If you want to try a political board that's like the complete opposite of DU...

If you want to try a political board that's like the complete opposite of DU...

Jon Stewart eviscerates the flaming bag of hypopcritical shit that is Bill O'Reilly.

Ruin Your Health With the Obama Stimulus Plan

Stupid Conservative Quote Quiz. What's your score?

Are Executive Pay Caps Getting Sliced From the Stimulus?

Vancouver Island Hippies - Top Security Threat for 2010?

Friends, Will You Help Me With My Next Film? ...a request from Michael Moore

Court Orders California to Cut Prison Population

Feds and YouTube close to reaching a deal to post video

Ross Perot was wacky in some ways, prophetic in others...

Reguarding those losing their livlyhoods -- hope

GAO: Social Security isn't ready for baby boomers

Obama narrows choices for FEMA director (Craig Fugate, Ellen Gordon)

RSS feed?

Why the banks are not lending??

Fox Newser in Kiddie-Porn Bust

Give Geithner a Break (from site 538)

Because apparently out tax dollars aren't enough

'Painful Lessons': Abuse At Chicago Schools

How to Deal With an O'Reilly Factor Ambush Interview

ALREADY? House and Senate reach tentative deal on economic recovery package.»

Mafia millions buoying banks: UN

See Bank CEOs get skewered by Congress NOW on C-Span3

Amputee, doctor of poor faces losing his home

Can I receive unemployment while receiving a severance payment?

What crisis? Some businesses are booming (

What crisis? Some businesses are booming (

Are the Right Wingers Lovers of Death?

The thing that gets me about trying to solve things with tax cuts

The thing that gets me about trying to solve things with tax cuts

The Facts About O'Reilly And GE Doing Business With Iran

House-Senate talks shrink stimulus bill; tax breaks may go

Would it be unAmerican or unCapitalistic to impose restrictions

How to Obamacize a Photo, Shepard Fairey Style

China's CCTV network gets little sympathy after hotel fire

Uh oh! Pete Hoaxtra threatens security of troops in Iraq!

Wow! Something you don't see every day, 'liberal' media contradicts a Republican

So if this recession lasts another 15 months, how bad will Republicans lose

Freepers "Storming Senator Arlen Specter's Office" !!! LOL!

‘Big John’ Reaches Congressional Milestone

A Request From Michael Moore: Will You Help Me With My Next Film?

Going to put on a guy on trial who believes the government spies on people through TV sets

Got the notice from my XM radio provider they're increasing the

What's the deal here? Every banker at the hearing said they got NO BONUS!!!!

During economic downturn, schools see increase in homeless children

Wal-Mart may outsource contracts worth $500 mn

Woo Hoo! I just sent Brad Pitt a Valentine !!!!

These Bank CEOs are all weaving an unbelieveable storyline...

Following up on Bill Press and Progressive Radio

Remember that lady who swam the Atlantic? As it turns out, she did NO SUCH THING.

Sherrod Brown giving it to Chuck Grassly on his revisionist statements on CSPAN2

GINGRICH DROPS THE SUBTLETY...."The Bush-Obama big government"

No Valentine's Day Drive this year on DU? Say it isn't so! :-(

Laura Flanders: Reconstruction Now

New England Republicans are getting scarcer than hens teeth ain't they?

HAIL! in Edmond Oklahoma (pic)

The State Secret Protection Act

I just came back from doing our taxes

What the hell is wrong with spending $2oo mil. on re-sodding the National Mall?

Gates Says Obama to Decide Soon on More Afghan Troops - Please don't do it Barack

Guantánamo inmate Binyam Mohamed close to release (Guardian)

It had to be said

Source: Petraeus Leaked Misleading Story on Pullout Plans

Peanut producers, responsible for at least 8 deaths and many ill, take the 5th...

OK, what is DU doing to celebrate Sarah Palin's 45th. birthday, today?

CBS - Bush, Cheney Should Pay Impoverished Iraq War Widows

Police Detectives May Soon Need Shuttle To Reach Vehicles

Lobbyists raising money for lawmakers’ portraits

PETA wants to take a bite out of pit bull breeding

DUers for superficial bravado and impotent online manifestoes check-in thread

Do you care more about torture or having been spied on?

Rep Steve Austria (R-OH) blames Depression on Roosevelt

Thom Hartmann show link?

It still blows me away that the GOP recently sought policy advice from Joe The Plumber...

Bankers Pledge on their "HONOR" to do Better

Stars & Stripes letter: How Liimbaugh affects AFN

Celebrities as Role Models

Madoff's wife withdrew $15.5M before his arrest

Las Vegas Review-Journal: Forecast grim for Southern Nevada

Did You know that Fraudster Nutjob Larry Sinclair (Not sure If I can say his name yet), sued Us?

I know Nancy Pelosi takes a lot of criticism on DU.....including from me. But I'll say this.......

Ari Fleischer on "the grid in front of" the President

So Lindsey Graham hates the stimulus but will totally accept the munny for his state

Right Wing Terrorism Watch - Guest on Fox Channel receives death threat after slamming Republicans

Is the octuplet mom the "new sara palin"?

Hey! anyone know what happened to Obama 1260am radio station

ACLU can move forward with its lawsuit against Grand Wizard Sheriff Joe in Arizona

Stimulus - this can't be good.

Someone at Neilson trying to justify their job?

The next stimulus Bill coming up will be the Energy Bill

School and State Aid Saved in Stimulus Plan!

417 Partners?

FBI Probing 530 Fraud Cases From Financial Meltdown

Are House Democrats balking at stimulus bill agreement?

LA GOP Governor Jindal to give Repuke response to Obama SOTU

Texas executed another inmate last night

Families wait for funerals, toll could reach 300

The badly burned koalas who became best friends after surviving Australia's deadliest bushfires

The badly burned koalas who became best friends after surviving Australia's deadliest bushfires

For senators, tax questions are taxing

Obama's Republican Pick for Transportation Secretary

Dupe, Delete

The Rude Pundit: Live Whiskey-Blogging the President's News Conference

Pa. judges accused of jailing kids for cash

USPS raises postage price AGAIN

The Bush legacy: Refusing to testify in front of Congress

Homeless man whose father died in a 1964 fire perishes in 2008 fire while saving other homeless

Homeless man whose father died in a 1964 fire perishes in 2008 fire while saving other homeless

Las Vegas crapping out......

The new status symbol: a job

Out of all the Republican assholes - who is the BIGGEST?

Someone call a Waaaah-mbulance! Vegas mayor tells Obama his comments harmed city

Wash you hands and cook that pork!

The Far Right Thunders .... against Republicans

Isn't about time we shrink the Republican Party

All this madness and opinions and none of it makes sense .

Ford, GM execs see auto industry sales stabilizing

Shuster says he has a video montage for Palin's

Anyone else emotional about the state we are in tonight?

Please Al Franken....

Pa. judges accused of jailing kids for cash

There is simply no possible defense for police officers hitting a cuffed person in the face

"Fundies say the darndest things" - GREAT WEBSITE

Abortion to blame for fires: Pastor

I did something.

Madoff's wife withdrew $15.5M before his arrest

Howie Fineman's Hair is OUT OF CONTROL

In case you needed a reason to stop shopping at WalMart

Conference committee speechifying live on CNN!

Migratory birds shifting north

Musak files for bankruptcy

Bravo Eric Cantor - you moron

Nancy Skinner is a centrist WIMP. Advocating Truth an Reconciliation Commission CRAP!

What's with Howard Fineman's hair?

Sarah Palin undecided on talk show with Bill Ayers

I'm already against the next war.

Second Democrat Hits Obama Over Defending Bush's State Secrets Claim

WHAT is the deal with Howard Fineman's hair?!! Changes color almost daily, always seems

Your Predictions on the (rumored but reasonably inevitable) Sirius/XM bankruptcy?

Congressman's twittering raises security concerns

Holbrooke: Busy Bee

The difference between capitalism and communism:

Ugh, Randi still isn't back.

Why nothing Congress did or is doing really matters..

Joe Scar & Mika Mouse profiled in The NY Observer

New rethug talking point: "Obama's staff offered her a card to call a bureaucrat."

here's the video that eric cantor's office 'sent around'.... what class

Fuck You, Howard Fineman's Hair!

The "Mini Tet" in Kabul today seems to be a just a probe that will lead to a major offensive against

Car washers allegedly treated like 'servants'

CNN: Homeless woman's plea to Obama draws flood of support

Gates Orders Review of Policy on {Photos of} Soldiers’ Coffin (NYT)

Jeff Farias talking about hate crimes encouraged by Hannity, Rush, Savage, Coulter etc Link here...

More Koala news

What ended up happening with the homebuyer tax credit in the stimulus?

Betsy McCaughey-another day, another RW hack loved by the MSM exposed

Focus on the Family poured over $1m into Prop H8, then laid off 20% of its staff!

The Repukes in my office know everything.

How did this "Market Crashed because Geitner provided no details" talking point get traction?

America's most miserable city

Who voted against Victims of Elder Abuse?

Bailed-Out Wall Street CEOs Still Leasing Private Jets, Hoping To Keep Up To $1.5 Million In Salary


OK. Someone explain it to me: Stimulus

Peanut Co. owner refuses to testify to Congress

Peanut Company owner ordered products shipped -- even after he knew they were contaminated

I went to see a client today .........

There are some miserable people out there on the roads .......

Amy Goodman...Democracy Now...the "Nightly News Cast" about Wall St./Obama/Carter Interview/Israel

Please Select Your Level Of Hate

Please Select Your Level Of Hate

How badly is the economic recession affecting your household?

Muzak files for bankruptcy (CNN)

Arnie wants to tax medical care for your pets....

WHO GETS WHAT: Stimulus to pad pockets of jobless

Damn Blinko tv

Bill Ayers has an idea for Palin

Katrina vanden Heuvel: O'Reilly Overboard

Buy American

Annie Leibovitz Photos: Michelle Obama's Vogue Cover

During World War II Americans bought what were called War Bonds to help pay for the war...

Maxine Waters on KO re the bankers today

We may well be leaving Iraq, but the Pentagon is buying tanks, planes, copters, etc. for a long haul

Questions Grow for Fertility Clinics

If I approached you to sell you something that was worthless, would you buy it?

Okay, so where's the other $827.9 billion going? Can you help me out here?

Millions of Americans Facing Foreclosure Can Make Their Voices Heard

I'm lookin' a the weather and it looks like Ohio is gettin' hammered right now

Ark. House OKs Bill Allowing Guns in Churches

Man dragged under van 17 miles, dies, police say (driver didn't know)

Fineman is losing his dye and fast.

Violent arrest caught on tape. Witness "they don't beat dogs & let u get away with it".

Violent arrest caught on tape. Witness "they don't beat dogs & let u get away with it".

Small Business Owners or Businesspeople in general:

Does Sen. Susan Collins suffer from ataxia?

Cheney does his part to hep out with the recession

2010 NH Senate numbers

The Nation: Robert Scheer: No Tough Love for Bankers:

Anyone notice Jamie Dimon

Homeless shelters plagued by bedbugs

Great line KO

Michigan TV Station Waffles on Airing VIRULENTLY ANTI-GAY INFOMERCIAL "Silencing Christians"

Fingers Crossed

Do You Have A "Country Wide Mortgage ?"

Guardian: Binyam Mohamed torture evidence 'hidden from Obama'

Huffington Post: Obama: Reopen the 9/11 Investigation

You rat bastards! Now I MUST watch Hardball later to catch a glimpse of

Security Camera shows home invasion shootout. (updated link)

Barney Frank will be a guest on Rachel's tv show tonight

Simple question: Have any of those slimy bankers agreed to give the bonus money back?

'The bonuses Merrill took are more than what we spend on AIDS, TB and malaria in poor countries.'

MarketWatch: Vegas Going Bust

MarketWatch: Vegas Going Bust

HuffPo Slide Show: First Lady Michelle Obama at Mary's Center, 2/10/09


Wonder what brand of tan in a can Boehner uses?

Could another Repug crook soon be off the streets?

St. Louis ban for sex shops, liquor stores--and Charter Schools (from buying closed school buildings

I don't pay taxes?????

What happens when the realization sets in that you've been duped your entire life?

Email I received from my brother - In God We Trust...

Who are they protecting ?

Quit fighting about money, give it all to them.

Domenici’s records subpoenaed in U.S. attorneys probe

Has anyone seen this movie?

Texas crafts plan for Mexico collapse

Obama can't handle the truth? (re: torture evidence)

Rachel About to Reveal The World's Largest Embassy! (Super Top Secret!!)

There's no place for self reflection here, nevermind

Effort to ban beer pong quickly abandoned

Did anyone watch that interview with Collins and Specter yesterday?

Conyers:Concerns Raised By Former Head Of CNN Medical News About Sanjay Gupta

I need suggestions for class tomorrow! I'm teaching

Australian Bushfire Death Toll May Hit 300; Police Probe Arson

Was unfortunate enough to catch Michelle Bachmann on CSPAN today.....

Uncovering the Perks of Albany’s Fallen G.O.P.

Please help stop this program from airing.

Miami-Dade, Broward Teachers Face Off With Boards Over Budget

Man oh man ... they sure are shifty looking lot, aren't they?

Boston Bans Cigarette Sales In Drug Stores, force cigar bars to close over time

Who are the most progressive, pro-worker, socialist-leaning Democrats in Congress?

Climate Change Threatens Birds with Mass Extinction:

Uncovering the Perks of Albany’s Fallen G.O.P.

Can somebody offer me a little opinion and alternate perspective here?

Should the Freepers secede?

Who thinks be need to RESTORE the rules that FORCE the GOP actually FILIBUSTER (not just threaten)?

Help please: Commissions payable upon employment termination?

Octuplets could be costly for taxpayers

Pt. 3 of's Coming Home series: "You're a pussy and a scared little kid"

Do you have a DVR

69 Computers Missing From Nuclear Weapons Lab

Great Lakes Senators rule

Meet the bosses.

So .... are we sufficiently stimulated ...... ?

Unions go after Cantor. Cantor's office responds with this video *Warning LANGUAGE-obscene*

Huckabee: Stimulus is 'anti-religious'

HEADLINE: Mormons, Utahns backed Prop. 8 more than known

Maybe the fuckers just can't help themselves.

Cool website

Happy Lincoln/Darwin Bicentennial, Thursday, February 12.

Obama on Bank Nationalization

Sarah Palin Wishes Herself a Happy Birthday Press Conference...Also (with videos)

The embassy has no trees, no shit dumbshit

Afghanistan: Honor based social systems are not based on buying and selling and money like ours.

2 cops on same force realize they are father and son

If you were a freeper, what kinds of gifts would you want?

What MICHAEL PHELPS Should Have Said.......

Brilliant Toles Cartoon: Bend Over And Kiss Your Toxic Assets Good Buy

I'm sure there's a rebuttal to this - I normally wouldn't bother, but he left almost

Why are they blind to the solution.

Quit dancing around salary caps and bonus caps and whatever caps

Joe Scarborough "The Ass-HOLE" of MSNBC

Welfare Queens went to Capitol Hill today and begged Congress not to cut off their benefits.....

Jeebus! I lost my star! When does the Valentines day fund drive start?

money/credit/finance question for DUers:

Please examine the disconnect here re: "Retention Awards"

Homeowner invites homeless man living under porch to move in

Based on the current stimulus plan, predict how long this recession will last

In all this anger at "the financial industry", where's the outrage against the Realty industry?

Michael Moore Takes on the Financial Collapse.....the celluloid way.

Which Is More Deserving of Public Funds? The Octuplets or Halliburton?

Man arrested with a rifle at the capitol

Housing tax credit little benefit for the middle class or poor

Gee, way to fight for the middle class

Don't let them rewrite history by blaming Clinton for the meltdown.

White Supremacist Angry About Obama Was Assembling Radioactive 'Dirty' Bomb! (Maine)

Compromise Gives 17.9 billion for Rail and Transit

"Predator State" -- best description of Bu**sh** admin EVER

Feingold Hits Obama Adminstration Over Extrodinary Rendition Decsion

Is it possible the mother of 10 got paid under the table?

Leahy Says Bush Officials Could Be Prosecuted

Facebook group: 'Hey MSNBC - Bring Sam Seder To 10:00PM ET'

Ozarks Town Legalizes Pot

In this financial crisis, where is the anger at doctors?

Question: were the 8 bank execs sworn in before their testimony today?

She Wasn't Asked And Didn't Tell...

So, what I am thinking is...

We are not consumers, we are workers.

My wife's words: "WTF IS IT WITH THIS FUNDIE FAMILY!?!?" also why dresses?

Just did my Gallup poll, and it leads me to believe corporate America is scared...

The Waterford Crystal factory has been closed.

Not surprisingly, military can't keep track of weapons they've shoveled into hands of Afghans

Jimmy Carter talks with Amy Goodman re: Israel, Palestine, Gaza -- video link

Einstein was smart enough to join a UNION

FBI: Corporate Fraud cases could rise to the hundreds

Great news from Iowa!

Stimulus Bill gave RATpublicons lots of ammo to bludgeon Dems with.

The New Effort To Steal Social Security


Awesome photos from cockpit of salvaged US Airways FLT 1549 (pic heavy)

There, I feel better now. I've defended the teddy bears.

Phoenix, Arizona has become the kidnapping capital of America

Limbaugh falsely claimed homeless woman at Obama town hall asked for a "car" and a "new kitchen"

Chris Floyd: "Shock Absorbers: Progressives Stunned by Obama Non-Surprises"

Senator Leahy Knocks Cheney: "I Don't Need Any Lectures From Him"

Bob Cesca: President Obama Is Literally Driving The Republicans Insane!

Bob Cesca: President Obama Is Literally Driving The Republicans Insane!

Fla. doctor investigated for badly botched abortion

Rebuttal to RW e-mail....

OK Lets get a couple things straight about the stimulus bill.

TPM: Source: Collins Strips Stim Bill Of Whistleblower Protections

The Audacity of Dope-Could legal marijuana save California’s economy?

Stanford makes Businessweek - the S is about to hit

If Feinstein runs for Governor of CA next year, who should replace her if she wins?

Amnesty for US soldiers who refused to go to Iraq? I think its the least we can do

A Freep's Lament (snicker): True Story: "UPS Driver Tells Me More Birth Certificates Being Ordered"

I love DU and I love the people here, but we will never ever win this fight

FUCK YOU, DIANNE FEINSTEIN!!! Feinstein trying to kill net neutrality via amendment to stimulus.

Great, just great. First peanut butter, now this?

Are the republicans political geniuses or cutting their own throats?

'Breeding Disorder'

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Avigdor Lieberman

A curious thing happened at our Leg.Dist. meeting tonight.

ACLU Releases Newly Declassified-UNREDACTED-DOD Docs Detailing Deaths & Torture=RUMMY COVER-UP

I just got spammed by Michael Steele

Of the 219 Republicans in Congress, they were the only three to back the bill.

I want to announce that I have found Jesus.

About whistleblowers - I wonder if any employees at the Peanut Corp of

What do you see as the future of the independent merchant

"It is not unusual to see men doing this type of work, but girls are preferred on routine jobs..."

St Pete Times artistic rendering of the "Escape from Monkey Island."

Prince Harry sparks new racism row over remarks to black comedian Stephen K Amos

Threats send California octuplets mom into hiding

Virtual Library Of Medieval Manuscripts Created

Sports vs. Education

Guide for the Perplexed on Ageist Language

My not-very-positive "private" email to Coast to Coast's George Noory

Negotiators cut out $15,000 home buyer tax credit

Free antibiotics available at three large supermarkets

Kate Gosselin comments on Nadya Suleman.

Nadya Suleman has launched a website for donations

When will Al Franken be seated? This is getting ridiculous.

Hugh Beaumont on the alleged inevitability of a Second Depression and "Blame the Victim"

Cure for HIV found? Stem Cell transplant eliminates all traces of virus...

Don't Breathe the Meat

EarthMatters Event Saturday (Nashville, Tn)

Who is opposed to the prosecution of Bush/Cheney administration criminals?



Any Other 40+ Experience This?

Will You Help Me With My Next Film? ...a request from Michael Moore

I posted this in the Illinois forum

Henrietta Hughes given a house!

Your earworm for the day:

34 Days until St. Patrick's Day..

ask me anything

OMG - I just got a mysterious big Electronic Deposit in my joint

Match Game Story: "Driving over the Millaut viaduct, Freeper Freddy noted, 'It's like ____ Reagan.'"

I feel like crud.

Sony Releases New Stupid Piece of Shit

Has anyone seen an email w/ a headstone?

Pastor says Abortion to blame for Fires Downunder

"I vow to never wear a flannel nightgown"

Why does popular culture depict extraterrestrial aliens as about 4 feet tall, with large bug eyes,

I've been watching "Zone" reruns my whole life. Why haven't I seen this before?

"Seriously, Can we laugh now?"

So, my school is offering early retirement for anyone who has been here for 10 years

Get back here you little furry son of a bitch!!!!!

$15M Lawsuit claims ex-Met Roberto Alomar had sex knowing he had AIDS

Dammit, I need a break

Incoming Cell Calls That Don't Ring the Phone!! Do you get these?

Just a reminder from the campaign to everyone who thinks President Obama isn't doing too well.

Cenk: Banning Everyone From Two Dumb Points About The Collapse/Bailout (Featured At DKos Yesterday)

I tried to watch "An american Carol" on Netflix online

Good morning Lounge

Who would have thought such a little monkey could take such a huge bite from a human thigh? n/t

You'll know I've snapped when you read a local news story...

Uh-oh, the Economy Forum is becoming the Lounge!!

Hail from Yukon, OK (photo)

I share Sarah Palin's birthday.

Any news from plcdude?

PITA - have to get blood drawn for teste this morning, fasting, too,

I've been setting up my kid's wee netbook


"Hooooraaaay for Yooooooooou!!!"

There are more people in California than there are in Canada.

DAMMIT!!!!! Where was this in 1986?????

Millions of animals dead in Australia fires

You know what the Lounge needs? Some Boy George & Culture Club!!!!

Irony. Oh, sweet, sweet irony.

How many times must the cannonballs fly before they're forever banned?

I am sick of hearing ESPN defending A-Rod

How many roads must a man walk down before you call him a man?

ESPN: Nice try, but Favre decision was a Jets fiasco

Driving While Black in Small Southern Towns

Don Pollack is my job...right now...standing ten feet in front of me

To the employed: Do you worry about your job security?

My sister buys houses.

Let's play: "My Senators Are Worse Than Yours!"

OMG - I just got a mysterious big Erection Deposit in my joint


New hook for Rihanna's "Umbrella" inspired by Chris Brown biting her

Should the Yankees forfeit the Campaigns they won with Sherman?

Vibes request please

Severe weather alerts from south of Atlanta north to SW PA. Be careful out there!

The beagle's at work with me. Ask me anything!!

If your heart doesn't melt when you see this


Omg! There is no such thing as "DER-BIS"!

What made the 70's in Germany such a fountain of creativity?

I am no Autophile, but yesterday I got to drive an AMC Pacer in perfect condition

The Abraham Lincoln voice project

I have a question:

I am disappointed in Terrence Howard's comments about the Chris Brown/Rhianna situation.

Does anybody really know

My Grandmother is so funny..she asked me to empy the mouse trap

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 2/11/09

I am no Autophile, but yesterday I got to drive an 88 Audi Quattro in perfect condition

24 Years Ago Tomorrow I Left The Air Force


Best idea ever!

I was there! Wolgang's Vault just added The Tubes, Paramount, 06-26-1976, Guest star Boz Scaggs!

Does Tom Hanks like you?

Does LynneSin like you?

She blinded me with science

hey! where is the secret valentine fund-raiser this year?


For Valentine's Day, I just want to find someone who makes me feel beautiful

Any good online deals for flowers for Saturday?

Why is the adbot showing up on the bottom of my threads even though I'm logged in?


Now that Brett Favre has "Retired" again, what team is he going to next?

It's sunny and 72 degrees in South Jersey today!!!!!

My name is KamaAina and I had an orange tabby

Any Andrew Bird fans?

Barack Obama is tired of your motherfuckin' shit.

If you wait 'till Monday, you can get a really good

I really wish Skinner would stop PMing me.

YES, the "OMG LOOK AT RIHANNA'S FACE" email is a fraud and the pic is Photoshopped

Crazy Train has an absolutely killer riff

Why do I see commercials all over the place here???

Least successful community event?

Guardian: Oscar watch: Jerry Lewis is long overdue an Academy Award

I hate to be cynical here, but anyone else think Dad is guilty?

What's wrong with flannel nightgowns?

I'm freezing!!! I wasn't this cold when it was -20! Damn cold rain.

"When you wish upon a star..."

The IRS sucks

Frickin' Tax Assessor

So did everyone already know that Octomom is asking for donations?!

Ice storm+ high heels= a good idea.

So I took a metabolism test today. And, you know, hyperactivity is no substitute...


Are DU standards falling?

Animal Collective, anyone?

Woo Hoo! I just sent Brad Pitt a Valentine !!!!

It's time to hunt zombies again

I am sore all over... but in a good way.

FASHION- the Moonspoon Saloon collection is finally debuted

Proof that going low-carb will kill you

According to the Firefox eQuake add-on

7 pm EST: Team USA vs. Mexico in World Cup qualifying soccer!

Student loans - can they be declared as a form of tax break or anything?

Should the Dallas Cowboys be disbanded for the good of humanity?

Question abut XBox 360's

Hero on the Hudson game

"Snow Machine"

Should the SF Giants forfeit the Championships they won with Barry Bonds??

The n/t free thread

A big thank you to the person who bought me my DU hearts.

Any non-cable places to watch the Carolina/Duke game?

Any premenopausal ladies ever experience

I love the semicolon.

I am so sober right now I can barely post.

I am so right now, I can barely.

she being Brand

So we can all agree...Railroad Earth is the best band you never heard of....

Would it be accurate to call the Stimulus package the "largest tax cut ever"?

Hey! Wanna teach a 6 year old how to drive?

Ugh. Placement assessment tests.

Did YOU KNOW that JDepp is voicing a SPONGEBOB??!

Ladies, prepare to be dazzled.

My name is blogslut and I am an orange addict

Ok, Ladies of the Lounge, we all know what you don't want for Valentine's Day...

How to keep three dogs busy on a rainy day:

Have you ever gone shoppping and not been able to find a damn

I got it! AC/DC, Black Ice!

The Powerball is MINE tonight!!

I am so drunk right now I can barely post

I am so drunk right now I can barely post


I love the ascending colon.

I have lost 3 lbs. in the last three days.

iam so drnk rihg tnow tht i canr breaelt posta here at du

Point of debate: Creedence Clearwater Revival

ARGH! Its tough being an Evil Landlord!!!

Hi everyone! How have you all been?

"It's natural. It's from the fuckin earth and it fuckin heals, man."

Any Paul Weller / the Jam fans in the lounge??

My coworker got a nose job over Christmas break & I can't tell her, but...

Thank you, star donor!!

I give to you...... some Bon Jovi!!!!!

Muzak is bankrupt!

Mrs. Brady ..... I'm SHOCKED!!!

I'm so posted right now I can drunkly bare.


It *is* February still right?

WEST COAST...Starting now, The God Warrior woman of Trading Spouses!!!

The mayor of Las Vegas needs to STFU! If he wants more people to come to Vegas...

Just in time for Valentine's Day: Gormleywear!

What good are Oreos without milk?

I'm getting ready to copycat every thread by changing the first letter of the thread title.

Post a better Steve Martin film than The Jerk

KCPO plays 2 back to back episodes of 2 1/2 Men every night!

M'm getting ready to copycat every thread by changing the first letter of the thread title.

Tired of coming up with ways to use your fruit before it spoils?

Facebook has Freeper gifts!!!

Ahhhhhh, Bourbon County Stout! Any questions?

For those of you wondering about Beer Pong, which was nearly outlawed in MD...

So "everybody" hates soccer and Mexico, so the U.S. won, AND

Top Chef Thread!

Helen's question at last night's press conference was extremely important.

Team USA over Mexico, 2-0!!!!

Funniest forwarded e-mail in a long, long time. Prepare to LOL.

Everybody knows. n/t

Yes u can sez awww

Washington Nationals sign Adam Dunn

Man , 9-5 is a myth ,

May I please have a hug?

A coworker is dating a cop-so I ask her does he have any fuzzy

What's the reccord of rec's

So I figured out how to colonize the moon

Everyone who died in Superman Returns was killed by one of the 'good' guys

New Joss Whedon series starts Friday -- what have ya'll heard?

kitten picture of the day for tuesday wednesday february 11

Pitchers and catchers report tomorrow, people!!

Do not eat beans and hotdogs three times in 24 hours.

I just saw Julio run past my house.

OMG, the "phantom reccer is back"??? Someone remind me...

Does anyone watch Late Night shows from the website?

So, you all know the story behind green M & Ms right????

Slaughter me with Centaurs!

i've been editing for the last few hours and now have 3GB less space on my computer

ok its a .... post a song about how you feel RIGHT NOW thread...

Rest in peace Amber...

DU eight words

Do you like Tom Hanks?

(Women only) What would you LOVE for Valentine's Day?

Why homeless people tend to be "belligerent".

Name a song that is a pirate favorite of yours

Does anyone want a PUPPY?

So I watched "The Jerk" last night on HBO - first time in ages and I have this to say...

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Wed 2/11/2009)

We came home to a baby llama ("cria") tonight! Holy Crap!

So, BoyM just threatened to kill TM's ex because he broke her heart.

So, how many lines of code do you thik World of Warcraft (online) has?

Need a little baking help, please.

Can anyone with knowledge of labor law help me out here please? TIA.

Slaughter Me With Cuteness.

Fabio or Carla?

I stimulated the economy today.

Least favorite Valentine's Day gift for a woman (only women should answer)

kitten picture of the day for thursday february 12

4 8 15 16 23 42

I want to be an athlete again.

Well I went downtown today to visit the new library and got a library card.

Bi-Baby doesn't believe me that there's an albino in the basement of Boston City Hall

Hottest Yearbook Photo By A National Politician

Secant, tangent, cosine, sine.....

Robert Kraft, the Patriot's owner, was on Howard today.

American Idol has jumped the shark

Here it is: The Cathedral of Basketball.

Art Quiz for you

I love the scent of cologne.

Smart or stoopid. Test.

I think my dog is "nesting". At least that is what I call it.

I love the scent of düsseldorf

I'm watching Conan the Destroyer. Did he really just punch out a horse?

Your Favorite Gaming Console


I have a date tomorrow! She invited me to Olive Garden for dinner.

Salma Hayek's breasts WILL save the world!

India to launch cow urine as soft drink (no, we're not taking the p***)


Seriously, is there any better sporting event than UNC - Duke at Cameron?

Do me a favor... ? (pic thread)

I am uncomfortable with your sexual innuendo

My toddler son's unique interpretation of "Old MacDonald Had A Farm" (Video)

A whole new meaning for the word "Birdbrain"

Sweet Graphic of Stimulus Plan - Big Scroller

Sarah Palin Movie: Hollywood Screenwriters Interested


The audacity of dopes (bankers)

Yesterday I heard what I wanted to hear--no free money and accountability.

Random thought on Rethug revisionist history of the Great Depression.

In honor of Christian personal F#CK list.

I support the stimulus package! Facebook Group

Talkingpointsmemo: Axelrod and Emanuel Were Right (On the American Bank Oligarchs)

Talkingpointsmemo: 'Wall Street Fall' (What freaked them out was Geithner's 'stress test.'

My 2nd Attempt: You know what? We have got us a Helluva President this time!

Fort Myers Florida Newspaper.. Poll: Do you agree w/Obama Stim Package?

Idiot Mayor wants Obama to apologize for quip about Vegas

I'm going to write a letter to the President....

Why does Jim Demint hate bycicles? (Blue Mass Group)

Good Morning America has people from the Fox Business Network on now?

The Stimulus Plans: How The Senate/House Plans Differ: A Detailed Chart

I apologize to the DU community

Patrick Fitzgerald Will Retain Job In Obama Administration

Congressman Rangel: "It is so difficult to talk with a body (Senate) controlled by three people"

Geithner said he'd prefer to "err on the side of inflation"


Obama says he won’t seek re-election if stimulus fails

people posting sh!t about Geitner need to grow the F%$K up

Specter and Collins are flirting with insanity (and gangster-ism)

Well, it appears to be a consensus, Geithner tanked yesterday.

Obama, Progressives Move to Restore Stimulus Spending

Caterpillar CEO tells Obama they will rehire some of its laid-off employees if stimulus passes

Republicans care about Obama's views not his race.

Considering Rep. Shuler's remarks, should elected Democrats follow a Reagan-like 11th Commandment?

Krugman: Obama on Nationalization

Question: Wouldn't the stimulus require 60 votes, filibuster aside?

Republican congressional leaders ask Bobby Jindal to deliver the GOP response on the 24th

Mo Dowd Gets It Right Today: 'Trillion Dollar Baby'

IMHO we should help Collins, Specter, and the rest of the Republicans bask in the spotlight.

Stats are in: Presidential press conference 37,000,000 viewers; American Idol 30,000,000

Robert Borosage writing on bailout in Huffpo: CAN'T GET THERE FROM HERE

Huffpo: Tentative Stimulus Deal Reached

**Heads Up: Gibbs' Daily Presser 2/11**

Some basic questions that need to be answered to solve the economic crisis

Limbaugh is getting more notoriety since President Obama mentioned him in a meeting

Question: Did the banks LIE to the rating agencies about the MBS's or did the rating agencies lie to

Oran Hatch is a fucking idiot

Did you see Colbert last night? His "The Word" was called "Loyal Opposition"

OK, I'm losing track of all these negotiations. Has the money for states been restored?

Obama: CAT will rehire Layoffs if the Stimulus passes

My 14 yr old daughter found the newspapers-

"Liberal" Maureen Dowd agrees with GOP that there's too much pork in stimulus package

Gates Orders Review of Policy That Bars Photographers From Taking Pictures of Soldiers’ Coffins

OK, an "agreement on stimulus": when do they vote? Do we need 60 this time?

Steven Perlstein writes about the Bail-out and the Wall St. Cowards!

Dodd looks vulnerable in 2010, based on new poll

More proof of our President's no rest commitment to address our concerns.

WaPo identifies six possible Repug vote switchers on stimulus bill (3 in Senate, 3 in House)

Lindsay Graham (Idiot-SC): "I'll take the money, but I don't have to like it."

Cantor apologizes for response to ad

In Retrospect, Not Such a Bad Start for Obama

Listen to what President Obama has to say about the Stock Market decline....

It Is Time to Nationalize the Insolvent Banking Systems by Nouriel Roubini

This time I really did miss President Obama on Nightline

Poll: With 69 percent approval, Obama has political firepower

Release the CHENEY Energy Task Force Notes

What Am I Missing When We Hear - Nobody Knows How Or WhereThe Money Went......

Laugh of the day....Freepers trying to figure out civil disobedience

Does anyone have a link to Michelle's Vogue pics?

Peter King is still wearing his Elvis hairdo .. He's obnoxious in every way.

GOP Rep. Cantor Attacked For Profanity-Laced Web Video

Why Obama’s new Tarp will fail to rescue the banks

Fidel Castro writes an op-ed about.... Rahm Emanuel.

So Peter King Is Setting The Stage Already If This Stimulus Package Is Successful......

Will Obama Invoke Any Executive Orders After This Stimulus Bill Is Passed?.....

Bernstein: Economic Stimulus And Financial Stability ‘Extremely Complementary’

I honestly think that McCaskill could be shortlisted for VP in 2012

" a legislative achievement, coming so early in the term, this is astonishing. "

Sorry if I've always been clueless but has Newsweek always been a right wing rag?

Columbus Dispatch: U.S. Rep. Austria (R-Of Course) blames Depression on Roosevelt

Freeper Crazyness More Than Just Funny

Reid: Breaking on MSNBC: They've reached an agreement

White House Blog: First compromise, then impact (plus Obama's statement)

Las Vegas Mayor demands apology from President Obama

Obama's stimulus: a local view

Obama administration sending delegation to Special Olympics in Boise, Idaho

Homeless woman kissed by Obama gets aid offers

Jindal picked to give Repug response to President Obama's speech before Congress

He's a baffling one, that President Obama

Blago coming up on Hannity ..... for those who dare!

Obama Is The President, Not King, Not Dictator, Not Emperor, PRESIDENT

Stimulus Bill already creating jobs, Caterpillar to rehire employees!

Help me here...what other President had major legislation pass in his first month in office?

Obama: This doesn't work, I lose

Gallup: Stimulus Approval Rises to 59% (+7)

Not all tax cuts are Reaganesque or Bushian:

Who in the hell let Howard Fineman go on tv looking like that today?

Senate and House reportedly reach deal on stimulus with $70 billion in green spending

PHOTOS Gorgeous Obama pictures (All seen before...but for old time's sake)

Grassley and Repubs whining that they were left out of Conference

Obama Praises Lincoln's Legacy at Ford's Theatre

Obama Allies Launch New Ad Directly Attacking GOP Leaders — White House Told In Advance

Must Read from Robert Reich on Geithner's Plan: It's Not Transparent and It's Still a Bailout

President Obama Is Literally Driving The Republicans Insane

Panetta approved as new CIA chief

Democratic Negotiators Cut 50 Billion Out Of Senate Stimulus Bill???!!! Huh?

McClatchy/Ipsos - Poll: With 69 percent approval, Obama has political firepower

AP: Highlights of Compromise Economic Stimulus Plan

So now we have "Julio the Bergerman"

Barack Obama is tired of your motherfuckin' shit.

Seriously. You Were Lied to About the Wells Fargo Employee Recognition Trip

PHOTOS The three Vogue photos of Michelle

Vanity Fair: Enter Obama and the O Team - Photos by Annie Leibovitz

Can you feel the hate? Am I the only one?

The Birth Certificate gang takes another tilt at the windmill...

OBAMA throws women of Arizona under the bus.

OBAMA throws women of Arizona under the bus.

Take at look at this breakdown of stimulus by state

$789 billion package; 65/35 split between spending and tax cuts

Barack Obama, Sidney Poitier and Luke Skywalker

Let's Face It, This Stimulus Package Is One Hell Of A GIGANTIC

Hilda Solis approved as Labor Secretary

Goddamn it, it's time to stop enabling these fucking Wall Street CRIMINALS

President Obama Executive Order 13501. PERAB!

Claire McCaskill is a class act, she voted against Obama's DOD deputy secretary/corporate lobbyist

President Obama's pick for Drug Czar

Obama taps Seattle police chief Gil Kerlikowske for Drug Czar

I'm calling on my county party to oppose Leahy's "truth and reconciliation" commission

Sam Stein Of HuffPo Talks To Cenk About His Question At Obama's First Prime Time News Conference

Will the regular banks in smaller cities go down before the conglomerates?

Tweety Just Upset Me - His Comment That Obama Using The WH Bowling Alley & Going To Camp David......

Tweety Just Upset Me - His Comment That Obama Using The WH Bowling Alley & Going To Camp David......

2010 Mission: Defeat John McCain AGAIN! Look at the email I got...

Congratulations to President Obama!

(Israel) Both parties claim victory and race to form rival coalitions

Millions of Americans Facing Foreclosure Can Make Their Voices Heard

J&J Ejaculation Pill, World’s First, Wins Approvals (Update2)

Court to Coleman and Franken: ‘Streamline’

Wal-Mart Laying off Hundreds of Employees

Mexico's human rights record blasted

Militant attacks in Afghanistan leave 23 dead

Patients die in Sri Lanka shelling

Obama team works to overhaul Afghanistan-Pakistan policy

Azerbaijan's air force chief killed

Bombing kills provincial minister in Pakistan

Russia says may offer aircraft for Afghan transit

North Korea's Kim Jong-il names new defence minister

China's CCTV network gets little sympathy after hotel fire

Thailand, Indonesia agree to discuss Rohingya issue soon

U.S. Prepares to Broach Hard Issues With China

Eight family members beheaded in Bihar revenge killing

Fox Newser in Kiddie-Porn Bust

Source: Petraeus Leaked Misleading Story on Pullout Plans

China report: 76 sentenced so far for Tibet riots

China exports continue to plunge

Wal-Mart may outsource contracts worth $500 mn

Obama: Caterpillar will rehire if stimulus passes

(Abramoff) Scandal hits close to senator (Thad Cochran, R-Miss.)

New claim of sexual misconduct (by a KBR contractor) at Baghdad embassy

Twin Car Bombings Kill 16 in Baghdad

Congress has tentative deal on size of final stimulus plan

Attacks on Afghan government buildings kill 20

China Needs U.S. Guarantees for Treasuries, Yu Says

BREAKING NEWS: 7.5 magnitude earthquake rocks eastern Indonesia; tsunami warnings issued


Las Vegas Strip Gambling Revenue Fell Most on Record in '08 Amid Recession

Bushfires 'caused by abortion laws', Pastor claims

Corporate fraud run amok: FBI investigating over 500 cases

S.F. burglary victim killed for going to police

Wedding row leads to beheadings in India

Former Decorated U.S. Marine Files a $10 Million Claim Against ATF for Being Wrongfully Prosecuted

GOP aide apologizes for curse-laden 'joke' video response to attack ads on stimulus

Petraeus 'leaked' Iraq pullout plans

Pastor says Abortion to blame for Fires Downunder

US banks defend bail-out spending

Ex-lawmaker's (Domenici) records subpoenaed in firings probe

U.S. envoy Holbrooke visits northwest Pakistan

N.Y AG (Cuomo): Merrill Lynch Wasted Bailout Funds

At Least 22 Lose Vision After Free Surgery

Hallburton, KBR paying $574 million in bribery settlement

Feingold Hits Obama Adminstration Over Extrodinary Rendition Decsion

Solis wins easy committee approval

15 dead in Lone Grove, dozens of injuries reported

Stimulus bill snag worked out, sources say

Favre tells Jets he's retiring

Comcast wants FBI probe of Super Bowl feed interruption

Ex-Lawmaker's(Sen. Pete Domenici) Records Subpoenaed In Firings Probe

Ex-Lawmaker's(Sen. Pete Domenici) Records Subpoenaed In Firings Probe

Obama asks Kargil expert to review Pak-Afghanistan policy

Madoff's wife pulled out $15 million before his arrest

The great Atlantic Ocean swimming hoax

Billions for clean water, parks

Judges Approve Warrant for Sudan’s President

House, Senate Negotiators Reach Agreement on Stimulus

Tsvangirai becomes Zimbabwe's PM

A New Name in HHS Mix

(Detroit) Free Press reporter faces contempt hearing for refusing to name sources

China airport executive sentenced to death

Defamation suit brought by man who made Obama YouTube video is dismissed (DU wins case)

GM to cut retiree health care for salaried workers under 65

Bredesen in Retreat on HSS: 'I Was Mugged'

Is Stanford Financial's Offer Too Good to Be True?

Cops: Pedestrian hit, dragged for miles (dragged from Queens to Brooklyn)

Fox guest gets death threat after calling GOP 'one trick dog'

China to build Mecca rail system

Ford official says auto industry is stabilizing

Gay marriage supporters vow to file second complaint over Mormon church's role in Prop. 8

67 Computers Missing From Nuclear Weapons Lab

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday February 11

Source: Collins Strips Stim Bill Of Whistleblower Protections

Uncovering the Perks of Albany’s Fallen G.O.P. (More sleaze exposed)

Peanut Co. Owner Urged Shipping Tainted Products

House Democratic Leaders Freeze Cost-of-Living Adjustment for Members

U.S. (Iridium) And Russian Satellites Collide

Foreclosure Drop Under Way In Florida (and Nationwide)

Report: N. Korea Moves Missile Equipment To Site

D.C. Voting Rights Passed by Senate Committee

Report: 'Dirty bomb' parts found in slain man's home

Binyam Mohamed Torture Evidence 'Hidden From Obama'

On Darwin’s Birthday, Only 4 in 10 Believe in Evolution

As Mainstream Exits D.C., Niche Media Tide Rises

Bruno (from The West Wing) gives spineless dems some advice

FRMR UN HR Invest. Bassiouni: No Military Solution for Afghanistan Democracy Now 2 of 2

Global crisis fuels protests Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH) Urges Homeowners to Stay in home!

Obama's Stimulus News Conference

Arab Israelis see no hope in Israeli elections

Rachel Maddow: Comparison of Job Losses in Recent Recessions

Joe Scarborough: Perhaps We Don't Know What We're Talking About (3:47)

Pearlstein: Wall St. Leadership "Non-Existent"

Recession Reality: Ohio-Home of Boehner and Voinovich, both anti-stimulus


Kucinich: "Save Homes"

TYT: Homeless Woman Asks Obama For Help At Town Hall

Right Wing Launches Fear Campaign Against Electronic Health Records

I'm a Liar

Chairman Frank Asks CEOs - Why do you need bonuses?

PAC Threatens to Cut Funding of Pro-Stimulus Republicans

Phone Bank From Your Home For Tom Geoghegan

Congressman Capuano (D-MA) Lambastes Bank CEOs

TMPTv: February 11, 2009: The Day in 100 Seconds

Essence Of Shitness - Fat Male Child

Fleischer to O'Liely: I kept Bush from calling on 'dotcoms and oddballs'

The Godfathers - I'm Lost And Then I'm Found

PBS Newshour: Paul Krugman and other economists discuss TARP

Flashback to 2001: Rep. Peter DeFazio warns of the danger of indiscriminate attacks in Afghanistan

Sony Releases Stupid Piece Of Shit That Doesn't Fucking Work

Undead Republicans

TYT: Octuplet Mom Says She Doesn't Receive Welfare But...

TYT: Can We Trust Tim Geithner? (Includes Featured DailyKos Piece)

Countdown: Maxine Waters on Today's CEO Hearings

New Drug Czar?

Young Turks: Eric Cantor Has a H*rd-On for Unions

Super Pissed Congressman, Michael Capuano, to bank CEOs: "America doesn't trust you anymore!"

David And The Dentist

Maxine Waters spits fire at CEO Banksters

Rep. Waters on CEOs and TARP Accountability

The Bailout’s Next Chapter

Obama's Replacement for Daschle at HHS: JULIO!

Peanut Company CEO Refuses to Eat His Own Product and repeatedly invoked the Fifth Amendment.

Rachel Maddow: Twitter Tweet Spoils Virginia Repub Coup

Definitive Proof of the Communist Conspiracy

Continuity of the Wrong Kind

If you were concerned that Walter Williams had regained some form of sanity....

Understanding Rendition: An ACLU case

Barack Obama Uses Hypnosis in his Speeches!

Gene Lyons puts the stimulus plan put into perspective

To End This Financial Crisis, Americans Are Going to Have to Get Angry

Europe Fearful About Impact Of Israeli Elections

Misinformation On Health Information Technology - Progress Report, 2/11

Helen Thomas weighs in on Obama press conference

Garrison Keillor: America loves its second acts

Lazy Iraqi Police get motivational speech

Iceland gets sold out!

MADAGASCAR: What went wrong?

The Failed Prophet by Senator Bernie Sanders

'Painful Lessons': Abuse At Chicago Schools

Transportation Secretary LaHood to meet with States today to discuss shovel-ready projects

Has anyone noticed that the Republicans are actually talking about issues now?

Geithner grilled on outsourcing, bank solvency, etc. etc.

Behind The Scenes With President Obama At Florida Town Hall {02/10/09 ABC Nightline}

Joan Walsh: Party on, GOP

Joe Bageant: Only in America Could Misery Be Turned Into a Commodity

NAOMI KLEIN: Public Revolt Builds Against Rip-off Rescue Plans for the Economy

The Amazing Obama Opens Up His Own Employment/Real Estate Firm

Geithner's Folly: Bank Rescue Disaster in the making

delay on bill/SC: charge obese employees higher premiums

David Crosby revealed as octuplets' father

WexTrust Co-Founder Byers Is Jailed on Ponzi Scheme Charges

Eric Cantor is a Saucy Wench!

Westboro Chuch's Hate-a-thon Gets a Taste of Love

Let the Sky Fall

On eve of Darwin's 200th birthday, only 39% of Americans believe in evolution

Marriage and Gays: What Would Lincoln Do?

Torture, Rendition, Terror & Oil: A Primer on "Deep Politics"

David Horsey cartoon: Rush Limbaugh, Entertainer

Here's An Idea: Let’s Convert Bonuses Into DETENTION Awards

Phil Bredesen: The Dick Cheney of Health Care

Independent UK: As the number of jobless soars collapsing confidence will create vicious circle

Marjorie Cohn: A Call to End All Renditions

Iranian Arabs seek equal rights

Commentary: Lincoln's remarkable tie to former slave

Laid-Off Foreigners Flee as Dubai Spirals Down

Hitler's Terrible Weapon: Publicity-Exibit at Holocaust Memorial Museum

A brief history lesson on Pot and the War on Drugs

Spying on activists: Who is the criminal now?

Return Guantanamo to the people of Cuba

Homegrown White Supremacist Terrorist in Maine

Pa. judges accused of jailing kids for cash

Congressman John Dingell: Why Health Care Can't Wait

The Real Jobless Rate Is 18 Percent

Rachel Maddow: Stein of HuffPo & Truth Commission / Ari Fleischer & 'The Hooker Guy'

McDonald's guy' Julio Osegueda stirs up debate among the Right

Mike Wallace Interviews Ayn Rand, 1959

Downsized Nine-to-Fivers Turn to Kinky Sex Work

Bank Executives Promise to Use TARP $$ to Distribute Toasters

20/20 Fri: 'A Hidden America: Children of the Mountains'

Al Giordano: Speaker Pelosi: Here's $50 Billion to Restore to the Stimulus in Conference

A call to resist the nuclear revival (by former NRC commissioner Victor Gilinsky)

Live in NW Florida

Water crisis looms as glacier recedes- (Parts of Bolivia will run out of water this year)

Salamanders On The Decline In Central America

Explorer Pen Hadow Sets Off Across Arctic Ocean As 748-Mile Planned Ice Thickness Survey Begins

Time: Why Global Warming May Be Fueling Australia's Fires

Interesting Region-By-Region Rundown On Agricultural Droughts Worldwide

New Paradigms in Energy Research

As electric cars gain currency, Oregon charges ahead—(working on plan for public charging stations)

Study: Pollinating birds won't cross cleared land

Judge backs challenge to WA grazing accord

Climate change will prompt significant declines in up to a third of California bird species

Sandia Labs/GM Biofuels Systems Study: 90 Billion Gallons of ethanol could be produced by 2030

German biogas plant is 85 percent efficient

Tankless water heater ripoff.

LED light bulbs are a bad idea -- Here's why

First Extinct Animal Cloned - Pyrenean Ibex Died Minutes After Birth - Nat. Geographic

Chevrolet Volt Battery Packs Will Be Manufactured by GM in the U.S.

Co-Operative Group - UK Farm Consortium - Bans Family Of 8 Pesticides In Effort To Help Bees

A warming trend?—This week's spring-like weather shows upward temperature trends

Long-Term Forecast For Washington State - Hotter, Drier, More Wheat, Fewer Salmon - P-I

How did $50B high-risk, job-killing nuclear loans get in the stimulus? Fraudulent budget gimmickry.

The Carbon Nanotube Transistor and why you should care...

Forbes Reintroduces the New Manhattan Project

BrightSource signs 1,300 MW solar deal

Today in labor history Feb 11 “Mother” Jones is arrested while leading a protest of conditions in WV

President Obama Nominates Wilma Liebman to Chair NLRB

Wal-Mart may award outsourcing contract worth US$500mn: report (India is one of several countries)

One Woman's Testimonial For NYC Program That Puts Women In Trades

Can a Clean House Create Jobs?

State's unemployment insurance fund could face $1.2 billion deficit in 2010, projection warns

Steelworkers, other unions rally in Granite City to support Obama stimulus plan

Finally, Some Justice for California Car Wash Workers

Barton: Imperial arrogance (14 dead)

United to move jobs back to the US

Stimulus would let Caterpillar rehire workers: Obama

Delivery tomorrow

Mexico's human rights record blasted

Cuban runner, coach apparently defect in Uruguay

New Cuban 5 Film online in Spanish and English - "Against the Silence-The Family of Five Speak Out"

CUBA: Brother of man killed in Havana hotel terrorist explosion writes letter to AG Eric Holder

Dangerous poll politics in poor Haiti

Cuban National Ballet Became Reality with the Cuban Revolution

Tourist ends up in wrong country

Chavez: Lech Walesa unwelcome in Venezuela

Why the Venezuelan Amendment Campaign is So Important by Diana Raby

Chilean president visits Cuba

Realtors and lenders ate all the first time home buyers

Report: 2008 a bleak year for Northern Marianas Islands

‘Dead’ Russian Bond Market’s 80% Yields Squeeze Firms

If mortgages are so "toxic" why is Bill Gross buying them?

Geithner's plan is actually worse than Paulson's

Geithner's folly

Fresh protest over foreign labour

Merrill secretly moved up bonus payments: Cuomo

Wikileaks: Carlyle Group presentation on the world financial crisis, 15 Oct 2008

News Corp. Sells Bonds

Where is the list of Republican pork over the past eight years?

Recession, Poverty, and the Recovery Act

It Is Time to Nationalize the Insolvent Banking Systems by Nouriel Roubini

Obama on Bank Nationalization: Too Many Banks/Republicans

U.S. Trade: Exports and Imports Decline Sharply

2009 American Monetary Institute Conference

FBI, bailout watchdog expands criminal probes

I just bought a house for 17k that sold in 2000 for 75k - and it's gorgeous!

Animation: How the Recovery Works

What laws or regulations were broken that led to the crisis?

Vince Cable: 'Bring back the guillotine...for bankers'

Canadian Businesses Support "Buy Canada"

Great quote explains it all:

Box Turtle: DADT Discharges Continue

Your support and LTTEs really needed here

*** Support Governor Huntsman - UTAH (R) GOVERNOR ENDORSES CIVIL UNIONS - X-POST ****

Take action to stop anti-LGBT broadcast

ReliantJ has a research project.

CNBC pump and dump scheme

"Ex- Gay" Activists Demand Faith Based Federal Handouts

Brett Favre to end Retirement

Brett Favre Retiring

Countdown to Spring Training Poll #3B: 2009 AL Rookie of the Year

Wow. UNC Just Put A CLINIC On Against A Very Good Duke Team At Cameron.

The list of all-time Top 10 NFL Quarterbacks DOESN'T include Brett Favor. Discuss.

Ex-girlfriend's lawsuit claims (Roberto) Alomar has AIDS

Major news here in the DC Area: Nats sign Adam Dunn to $20M for two years...

Countdown to Spring Training Poll #3A: 2009 NL Rookie of the Year

USA 2 Mexico 0. Bradley (43 & 90+2)

Brett Favre is teh Greatest QB of ALL TIME. Discuss.

Who is your favorite to win the World Series?

Egypt arrests 30 truck drivers 'headed for Gaza'

Israel's forgotten Palestinians

New leadership for Israel but the same intractable concerns

Israel election: Tzipi Livni fights to become prime minister

Arabs cheer after the elections in Israel

Few Peacemakers in Israel's Knesset

Iran to try Bahais for spying for Israel

And the loser is.... Israel. Again. By Ori Nir

Anyone knows about Medical Flex account?

Bio-absorbable bone anchors any experience, no advice, just experience please.

Stephen Walt: What do we do if the "two-state" solution collapses?

misleading news peice on weapons cache arrest

Are VA employees represented by a Union? If so which one?

Guard misses January recruiting target

Gates open to lifting ban on casket photos

Vt. Guard fights back deployment questions

Cadet cleared of sexual assault charges

SOCOM chief seeks situation awareness tools

Senate delays confirmation of Pentagon deputy

Army gets 16 more Stryker medical vehicles

Bill would give some survivors lifetime care

(Army Times) Editorial: The new readiness

Judge OKs settlement in vets data theft case

Rucker soldier faces animal cruelty charge

34th ID heading to pre-deployment training

NATO: 2 soldiers killed in Afghan bomb attack

Ballcaps restricted — tell us what you think

Higher Tricare fees among cost-cutting ideas

Coronado sailors now face homicide charges

2 sailors arrested in San Diego drug sting

Port Royal discharged raw sewage while stuck

Special boat team gets new digs

Report: Army possibly missing some nerve gas

Man guilty of killing Navy vet seeks new trial

Navy details damage to grounded Port Royal

Study: More service members obese

Marine dies from wounds suffered in Afghanistan

Republicans urge caution on Iraq withdrawal

(Marine Corps Times) Backtalk: Ammunition alternatives

341st Missile Wing passes nuke inspection

Krygyz leader says money behind Manas closing

Career field for UAV operators is in limbo

Russia may allow shipment of Afghan-bound arms

Judge shields Luke AFB from development

Gates: Decision on Afghanistan coming soon

(Air Force Times) Backtalk: Core mission

Uncertainty remains as U.S. hands over responsibility for ‘Sons of Iraq’

(Air Force Times) Backtalk: DoD, VA must hire more mental health counselors

More servicemembers fighting battle of bulge

U.S. worries about losing 'Sons of Iraq' expertise

European briefs:

EUCOM to supply trailers for Patch High

Lawless says U.S. will not agree to realignment revisions

Russia to Modernize Strategic Bombers

Marine Ordered to Philippine Custody

Army Lab Halts Biological Research

Taliban Attack in Kabul Kills 19

DoDBuzz: Tether Leaving DARPA: Rustan New Guy?

(Military Times) Op-Ed: Wearing the Beard for Petraeus

Marine Held in Woman's Killing

Soldier asks Canada to rethink deportation

AF seeks to fill nursing shortfall by educating enlisted

It's all in the cards....

Red enough?

Cobb shed project interior detail

The Beginning of the Beginning

Uneasy Climb

The Chuck Lorre Vanity Card for today;

Scientists Read Minds With Infrared Scans

Prostate cancer urine test hope

Happy Darwin Day Everyone!

Lysine vs. cold & canker sores = faster healing

'This is the worst recession for over 100 years'

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Grandstaff-ing and Lamb-asting! - “Pastors” Who Threaten Their Flock?

Grandstaff-ing and Lamb-asting! - “Pastors” Who Threaten Their Flock?


What would happen if you let dough rise again and again and again....

My wife's ultimate kitchen, if she had her way... finally revealed

Stinky the Clown's kitchen finally revealed?

What's for Dinner? ~ Wednesday

I'm debating whether to enter a Chili Competition or not

Anyone wanna play "Share your favorite recipe?"

Do you ever discuss dinner plans with your Significant Other before noon?

Geeze, I did it again. How many of you have overcooked part

I'm not hungry any more................

Okay...made chocolate chip cookies today...what did I do wrong...

Travel Channel - Man vs Food - wuddaya think?

Do you know what you're district pays out for it's sports programs?

9/11 Truth Activist & Congressional Candidate Deb Simon on TVNL Radio LIVE today

WTC Second Impact Enhanced Zoom

I'd like to propose a 9/11 thread...

Why nothing Congress did or is doing really matters..

Huffington Post: Obama: Reopen the 9/11 Investigation

Schieffer ponders run for Texas governor

Awesome! Film about The Wrecking Crew on DVD soon!

Molly Bee Dies....

Schreiber wins hand in shaping ethics rules

Tories, Grits nearly tied for support, poll finds

The Walrus's new editor

PMO blasts Khadr 'PR stunt'

If you are a fan of How I Met your Mother......

Need help with Linksys WRT160n v2

Quick question - How do I use administrative tools on my PC

Time to come clean