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Archives: February 14, 2009

What's the next big item on the presidential agenda now that the stimulus has passed?

Bush's 2001, $1.2 Trillion Tax Cut Stimulus Versus 2009 $800 Billion Stimulus

SSTs (Supersonic Transport) to make a comeback under Obama? Maybe?

SSTs (Supersonic Transport) to make a comeback under Obama? Maybe?

Thank you for my Valentine heart, whoever!

Why Chemical Warfare Is Ancient History

Pregnant w quads via treatments, almost 50, no insurance, in hospital on bed rest for 2 to 3 months.

High-tech Tests Allow Anthropologists To Track Ancient Hominids Across The Landscape

Are they spying on you?

Thank you!

Thank you!

DEMOCRACY NOW! Friday Feb. 13- Bailout Fraud-Amazing info!

When Coultergeist speaks...

New Flavors

An odd coincidence

Russia: No Orthodox, Catholic Meeting Yet

Has anyone seen the Inauguration Super Camera?

Just watched W.

Thank you

Thank you

What happened with the "Buy American" part of the stimulus bill? I missed that.

Göbeklitepe: South-Eastern Turkey's 12,000 Year-Old Obelisks

Göbeklitepe: South-Eastern Turkey's 12,000 Year-Old Obelisks

Yesterday was not Friday the 13th for me, it was Black Friday!

Just made my first donation ever to DU. feels great!

Rumsfeld Knew His Guys Were Torturing People To Death, Which Is A Serious Crime

Pic sums up George W Bush to a tee

Mr. Obama's Mortgage Plan to Focus on Lowering Payments ... Mr. Obama to the rescue

Dr. Ethan Nadelmann for Drug Czar: Sign the Petition

More banks go bye-bye......

RNC Head Steele a little TOO HONEST yesterday

Michael Moore Asks Bankers to Help Prove Bailout Is ‘Swindle’


Orrin Hatch tries rewriting fiscal history

True Love....................

Does anyone know how to photoshop?

New Republican Slogan: JUST SAY NO!

Murder trial of US student in Italy

R.I.P. 'Ronette' Estelle Bennett, 67

To Governor Charlie Crist: Why do your state agencies refuse to identify themselves as such

WJthis morning - the stimulus victory

I wish there was a way we could honor Longhorn with hearts

Scientists flabbergasted by speedy birds

"If there are any jobs created by this bill, they'll be taken by illegals.....

GOP Votes Against Biggest Middle-Class Tax Cut In History

Fed whistle-blower protection cut from stimulus

Fed whistle-blower protection cut from stimulus

Democrats muscle huge stimulus through Congress

Help for everybody !

Rumsfeld Knew His Guys Were Torturing People to Death, Which Is a Serious Crime

Thank you for the

Stimulus Bill Would Aid Military Homeowners, Wounded

Is now the time for a gasoline tax increase?

Henry VIII love letter exhibited

Tonight's "prayer" from FreeRepublic...

Repubs are "screwing the pooch"...even more

The Maggots in Your Mushrooms

TOON: The Radical Fringe -- New GOP Logo (Dory Hippauf)

george bush is a f*ckin loser assh*le.......always was/still is.....just have to get.

Thank you, Skinner

"25 Random Things" about the Stimulus Package

Roy LaHood (R)

US Missile Strike Kills 27 In Pakistan

Shipping company settles with DoJ on fraud allegations

I just heard what might go gown as the worst musical performance ever on late night television......

Roland Burris lied to Ill. House committee RE; bribe offer from Bloggo's brother

Vaccines and Autism

I'm trying to call out Joe Scarborough on something....

Does anybody even have a clue about the National Debt ?

Happy 65th Birthday Carl and thanks

Has the time come to nationalize the banking system?

I just emailed my Senator, Arlen Specter.

U.S. Now Sees Iran As Pursuing Nuclear Bomb

"He didn't realize that being poor was what was killing him."

I will be lurking here today...

Economic stimulus money will reach nearly all

House bill seeks guaranteed dwell time for troops

Who believes that what Obama called "clenched fists" will unclench anytime soon?

Got extra hearts? Wanna give them to people who have none?

Got extra hearts? Wanna give them to people who have none?

GOP Lawmakers Added to Endangered Species List

Thank you Secret Admirer for my heart.

One of Hagel's current endeavors

Smarter government rocks.

Another reason the Pukes just shot themselves in the arse

Judd Gregg Is a Wimp!

self delete

Remember the lonely today!!

Tech gurus use power of Web to help veterans (CNN)

Tech gurus use power of Web to help veterans (CNN)

MSNBC's Tom Costello just discussed how crash of Flt 3407 might be Bush's* fault.

I need my DU friends to help me write a rebuttal to Cornyn's column

Do you think one of the 3 will switch parties?

Trump Quits Trump Entertainment as Debt Payment Deadline Looms

Just Got Back From DC

Re: Hearts....Not for nothing...just my two cents here...not to ruffle any feathers...

Dear KO or Rachel: Ask Leahy how many letters AGAINST the Commission you got?

Iraq attacks are 54.8% of global suicide terrorist attacks- since 1981 (USMA West Point report)

Sheriff Joe and his slop bucket to be investigated and 287(g) in danger. Woot!

Someone gave me a nice Valentine heart, and I want to say "Thank You"

Citibank increasing interest rates 3% on Home Depot card

It's occured to me that the most powerful people in Washington are now crossover Republicans

Thanks for the heart!

Answer me this. Very soft on raising taxes on the rich.

Thanks for my heart, whoever!

Thanks for the heart, whoever gave it to me. eom

Time Magazine's 25 people to blame for the financial crisis

Stimulus Package Explained (Q&A)

Romania: Bribes needed for basic healthcare.

Is the Stimulus Bill Big Enough?

Is the Stimulus Bill Big Enough?

It would require 60 votes anyway, filibuster or not. NICE LONG EXPLANATION here ...

Watch out: There's danger in your wallet (CNN) {20% rate hikes!}

Is it wrong I gave myself 3 hearts???

Lawmakers push for food safety reforms (AP/PhysOrg)

Over 100,000 Parents Deported From US

WTF? NYTimes: "Stimulus Plan Imposes tougher restrictions on Sr. Exec.s Pay than Obama wanted" ???

WTF? NYTimes: "Stimulus Plan Imposes tougher restrictions on Sr. Exec.s Pay than Obama wanted" ???

GOP seeking to end ban on some donation limits (Yahoo)

NC Attorney General goes after BoA bonuses

Rove may be forced to testify as Obama's lawyers get involved

Starting at Home, Iran’s Women Fight for Rights

The Republic Party Goes All In

A Plan for Economic Recovery George Soros

Wall Street weenies whine about congressional amendments to stimulus package

How much per hour will the new jobs in the stimulus package pay ?

How much per hour will the new jobs in the stimulus package pay ?

Comic relief: Top ten disastrous Letterman interviews

I found an awesome site-all the Presidential papers

Here's what my American Taliban Sister sent me today, and my reply

Amazing panoramic picture of inauguration...

Anyone live in Barney Frank's or Maxine Waters' districts? (Amex rant)

Visit the beautiful grey seal nursery that was spared from the hunt. Watch the video

Business the big winner in California budget plan

Jackpot winner's luck has been all bad lately (could face up to 20 years in prison)

Send Senator Sherrod Brown a thank you...

The Nationwide Allocation of Recovery Funding

With Stimulus Bill Passed, Will 'Antiwar' Pressure Now Build?

Young woman booted from team for being straight (Wildmon again)

secret admirer rocks

Neanderthals offended by comparisons to Republicans

How to stop unwarranted executive bonuses.

How to stop unwarranted executive bonuses.

It's Valentine's Day!!!

Are the caps in or out ?

You know it's not just a case of physical

You know it's not just a case of physical


Prejudice . Discrimination. Prejudicial discrimination.

To: Senator Bill Nelson

More abstinence-only insanity: You can't rape a slut

The stimulus and our real estate problem.

Record length fingernails broken in crash

For all the people on DU - on Valentine's day

Unconventional med treatment: when should it be "complementary" and when should it be "alternative"?

A simple silly Valentine rhyme you can use if you want

Glenn Greenwald on Obama and boxed in liberals: a counter-productive relationship

Michelle Obama: American Beauty, Happy Valentines Day!

BofA Investment Services just sent me a letter to tell me >>>

Human Rights Activist Alison Des Forges Dies in Buffalo Plane Crash

Oh jeez! That cross-eyed freak Ron Christie is bloviating again

Weekend TOONS, Part 1 "They're just not that into you!"

Crossposted from Illinois board...Today is the one year anniversary of the NIU shootings

Memorial for Studs Turkel on Cspan2, H. Zinn speaking now!

Sending ya some Sugar.....Kitty Thread

Thought some of you might enjoy this little exchange

Politically Mixed Marriages/Relationships

Palin to the poor in Alaska - go hunt your own moose

Student loan limits in the stimulus package

MONSTER FISH PHOTOS: "Evolution on Steroids" in Congo

I, BlueCaliDem, want to thank that special someone who gave me a Heart!

Is Pakistan the next location for another damn US war?

Thanks to whoever gave me the second heart. eom

Delay Sought in House Judiciary Lawsuit (Miers, Bolten)

Thanks for the heart!

Happy Valentine's Day to the GLBT community!

60 yr old grandmother arrested on cheese heroin manufacturing operation charges

Has PETA gone too far?

Thanks for the heart, twas kind of you...n/t

Autism, Vaccines and the CDC: The Wrong Side of History

Did anybody see the anti-global warming propaganda commercial on MSNBC last night?

GM considering Chapter 11 filing, new company: report

Wow, What a morning.

Has Anyone Considered that Randi Rhodes could be at fault?

Setback for Coleman

Did you know? The right-wing is going to respect the office of the President!

FIVE hearts this year - last year I only got three - They should send me to IRAQ

Research: "How religion generates social conservatism."

A funny thing happened at the Dallas County Democratic Party meeting today...

Glenn Greenwald Nukes Versailles On The Potomac

How many hearts can one Canuk get??

British investor in Madoff scheme kills himself

Now that the stimulus is going to become law, maybe the .gov can come out of crisis mode.

UN Climate Chief Praises "Night-To-Day Change" In US Policy

Prejudice assigns rotten teeth to the poor.

Show Us The Data

The importance of telling Republicans to STFU.

The UnAmerican Right & Other Traitors to America

I watched an awful report about the stimulus bill on CNN

Stimulus Spending & Tax Cuts- Detailed but EASY to read.

Stimulus Spending & Tax Cuts- Detailed but EASY to read.

Burris admits Blagojevich donation request

Obama savors first major victory

LOVE SICK: UNLV researcher finds consumers are rejecting Valentine's Day materialism

Kay Warren: Following Christ means being ‘seriously disturbed’

Quick Question on the Stimulus Package

‘Crack babies’ aren’t severely damaged, researchers find

Snark!.. (David Denby's book)

Freepers: Stimulus="Socialism", "This is how freedom dies", "Obama's people will be like Mugabe's"

Book review: Why Unions Still Matter

Charlotte in same predicament as Wall Street

I just phoned the White House and insisted that Pres. Obama appoint

Nouriel Wins Again: Curses!

Anthony Weiner: I don't think Gilibrand's going to have a primary.

Will people get back on the merry-go-round?

Beaches may harbor staph bacteria: U.S. study

Traumatized Soldiers Coming Home

Reasons to Disbelieve the "Brain Drain" Theory about the Stimulus Package

Who Is This William Rivers Pitt Guy?

William Foxton, British Investor In Madoff Scheme, Kills Himself

As I recall, everything was OK until Bush and Paulson came out...

Review of Guantanamo detainees begins

National Scientific Society to Boycott Louisiana over LA Science Education Act

Republican Governor Panders on Gay Rights ?

Senate to take test vote on Solis

Thanks for the heart. Whom ever gave it to me thanks! Thanks Thanks n/t

(It KILLS me to say this) Thank you Senator Lieberman

Palin's favorite store forced to change its name

FDR on his political foes: "I welcome their hatred"

Happy Valentine's Day To All The DU Sweeties

The Knot in my Stomach

To any Freeper trolls, Happy Valentine's Day!

Buffalo Plane Crash Was 'Instantaneous,' Investigator Says

Doesn't Lindsey Graham understand that McCain and his fellow thugs lost the election?

Treat yourself: Bill Moyers interviews poet Nikki Giovanni

Funny email about that "Yes, Pecan" ice cream flavor of Ben & Jerry's.

News Media - Refuses To Call GOP On Its "Just A Business Cycle, Do Nothing" Platform

The best part of the stimulus bill? That no Republicans voted for it, which means they get NO credit

The best part of the stimulus bill? That no Republicans voted for it, which means they get NO credit

Should civil rights in America be based entirely on age and place of birth?

Whoever gave me the heart:

Rove may be forced to testify as Obama's lawyers get involved

Rove may be forced to testify as Obama's lawyers get involved

Rove may be forced to testify as Obama's lawyers get involved

Something random/weird I realized while watching TV last night. Tell me what you think.

Classmates remember murdered Larry King

The White House is Gonna Be Rockin'

Free Speech or Fascisim?

What about former convicts?

Drug giant GlaxoSmithKline pledges cheap medicine for world's poor

House Judiciary Committee goes after racist nativist asshole "Sheriff Joe" of Maricopa Cty, Arizona

Nancy Skinner coming up on Huckabee - 8 p.m. ET

George W. Bush is Fundraising Personally for His Library

Federal Judge calls military lawsuit ban 'unfair', 'irrational'

New Deal Civil Works Project Remembered in Berkeley

Michael Steele unveils his own stimulus plan

"What? What?" Failure To Supply Earplugs Cost Thousands of GIs Their Hearing

Mods, please DELETE. This poll did not post correctly. Sorry.

CNBC Conducts Year’s Stupidest Interview with Roubini and Taleb

Oh, Dear GOD, NO... After ALL he did to PROTECT us... "Bush Library Struggling To Raise Funds"

We Now Have Reason to Hope

Norm Coleman ...... F**k off, s'il vous plait.

Pentagon looking for 'hologram-like', virtual parent computer program for deployed troops' families

Is Black History Month already history? Well, it depends

Irony alert - Clinic for special-needs children in Wasilla to shut down

(WA) Lawmakers considering decreasing marijuana penalty

Somebody has got to say it, and it might as well be me.

Nikki Giovanni on Condi Rice at Rosa Parks' memorial:

Why Millions Risk Lives to Enter the U.S.

who is that cross eyed dweeb on MSNBC right now?

U.S. Military Will Offer Path to Citizenship

Sunday News Shows

Happy Birthday, Arizona., the Valentine State. You are 97 today!!!

2/14, the 20th anniversary of the withdrawal of Soviet troops form Afghanistan.

Is anyone watching "House of Cards" on CNBC?

Is anyone watching "House of Cards" on CNBC?

Boehner to release book on House Stimulus bill history

Investigators Say Plane Fell Flat on House Below

A choice we need

Scammers finding open door at foreclosed homes

Note To Mods: Misspelled Heart!

Welfare Queens protest proposed cut in benefits

Whenever things look really dire, I tell myself these truths.


MSNBC on "desperate acts" of ruined financiers: "Suicide does not discriminate"

Sykes to entertain at Correspondents' Association Dinner

Inquiry on Graft in Iraq Focuses on U.S. Officers

To Survive, Americans Must Assert Themselves as Economic Patriots

Washington Post: Efforts to Curb Corporate Excess Could Add to Travel Sector's Pain

Planned Parethood has received $1,000,000 in Sarah Palin's name! She has

Donald Trump Resigns From Trump Entertainment Ahead of Possible Bankruptcy

To the DUer who gave me my 2nd heart....Thank You so much!

Legislation Would Ban Foreign-Made U.S. Flags

Thanks to them generous peeps who gave hearts to this smallest of Opihis

Thanks to them generous peeps who gave hearts to this smallest of Opihis

Steele: "You have absolutely no reason, none, to trust our word, or..."

Many Thanks to some more than thoughtful person!

DemoTex needs to be named FAA Commissioner

You who are with little hope are my greatest Love! n/t

I don't know who gave me a heart but I've been spreading mine around...

Weekend toons, Part 2- Nuts, pea- and otherwise

GOP Votes Against Biggest Tax Cut In American History

To whomever: thank you for the star.

The end for the Palestinian Authority?

Anyone else find themselves on the GOP mailing list?

Thanks so much for the heart...from this recently laid off Raleigh dude!!!!

White Supremacist accused of plotting to kill Obama seeks dismissal: "I couldn't have acted on it"

Will the stimulus package curb or spur consumerism?

Will the stimulus package curb or spur consumerism?

Debt finally topples a Las Vegas high roller. Former Frye executive charged with fraud

Should women rule the world?

Hey, there's a Freeper posting in my local paper's comment section!

So, I guess you can't put a pyrex baking dish under the broiler.

Ann Coulter or Adolf Hitler, can you tell the two apart?

Hey DUers, whoever wants to be my friend on Face Book PM me...

Tensions between Israel and Turkey continues to grow

I'm channel surfing, and silly me, I come across Fox News

State Sen. Sam Aanestad, R-Grass Valley,..wants to ban state payment for med. care for IVF multiples

John Cornyn (R-TX) on Al Franken: "(Coleman) realizes how important retaining that seat is to us"

A Torture Report Could Spell Big Trouble For Bush Lawyers

Embarrassingly Unpatriotic: Conservatives Who Want the U.S. to Fail

HOW LONG do our heart thingys stay in our posts?

Anyone have AT&T U-verse?

First truly progressive Democratic presidential nominee


In Gingrich Mold, a New Voice for Solid Resistance in G.O.P.

In Gingrich Mold, a New Voice for Solid Resistance in G.O.P.

My last heart is for Johnnie -

Reinventing Retirement

What do you think of my sig. line???

What does 'having freedom' mean really to you?

What do you think of my sig. line???

I'm giving out hearts who wants one?

Iraq Corruption Investigation Broadens To Include Senior American Military Officers

Tax cut directly for the poor.

Family Research Council: LESBIANS are to blame for octomommy.

The Growing Chorus for Nationalization

Octuplets mom's publicist calls it quits

Is Justice Going After Jay Bybee and John Yoo—?

Blackwater Restructure and Name Change

This is the kind of person we're trying to do bipartisanship with

SNL spoofing the Rethugs on the stimulus

Army recruiting stand-down ordered for Friday

SNL: Repukes arguing who's smarter, Rush or Hannity.

Wash. burglary victim drives off in thieves' van

Killing many "birds" with one stone. (Foreclosed homes to become affordable housing)

Should Britain return the Elgin Marbles?

How long does this fund drive last? I 'm worried we won't hit our goal. NT

Dump the GOP Elephant logo and bring on.....

White House has asked the Pentagon to cut nearly $2 billion from missile defense

The recovery plan: shock & awe for a shaken nation

Now that the stimulus is passed its time to pass the Employee Free Choice Act

A special thanks to Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH).

Simon Johnson on Bill Moyers Journal: How to fix the economy:

Remember my post about the ACE comb made in the USA about a month ago?

"Misprision of a Felony"-Rumsfeld Knew His Guys Were Torturing People to Death

A Valentine to my daughter

Ann Coulter jumps the shark again, this time by defending a racist organization

Ni Hao. My Name Is Gillibrand, but Lu Will Do (NYTimes)

Next year at this time, can we have a heart that says oddball?

Sam Seder on MSNBC. DU this poll...

In Gingrich Mold, a New Voice for Solid Resistance in G.O.P. (Cantor)

Bristol Palin is going to be on Greta next week....

I been wondering about something.

Who is Pulling Geithner’s Strings?

The authors of the Constitution didn't trust the people who are eligible to vote.

North Carolina AG goes after Bank of America bonuses

Teachers want exemption from Ore. junk food ban

"Help get the heroin-pusher Nancy Pelosi out of office!"

DeFazio: Open Letter on the Economic Stimulus Package

There is a major cover up as to what started the economic collapse.

Ohio woman pleads guilty in over-exercising death - Lunatic!

Why do Repubs hate the troops? Why do they want America to fail? Why don't they move to....FRANCE?!

John McCain Is A Guest On CNN Sunday - Will They Ask About AZ's 4-day School Week?

John McCain Is A Guest On CNN Sunday - Will They Ask About AZ's 4-day School Week?

Suze Orman

$87 billion for Medicaid

Christian Domestic Discipline ..... Over God,s Knee

SIX - I got SIX hearts this year despite making a few fubar posts/threads

NSA Offering 'Billions' For Skype Eavesdrop Solution

Tell us in your own words, why you have no stomach for what passes as conservative opinion

Bill to ban hallucinogenic herb progresses


Frank Rich Blows the Smoke Away from Washington

I don't deserve all these hearts. Thanks to all of you. eom

Smart people learn by reading.

Thomas E. Ricks: The war in Iraq isn't over

“Andrew Jackson Is Our Next Target,” Says Boehner

If you're in the mood to hate big multinational banks even more than you do now.....

Your experience of getting through some traumatic or otherwise hard times

DailyKos: We Won. When It Comes To Healthcare, No More Of This Bipartisan Crap.

What did you think about the poor families on 20/20 last night ?

Candymakers make bittersweet move to Mexico

Teacher Sues Over UC Berkeley Evolution Web Site.

WaPo op ed: Nationalize the Banks! We're all Swedes Now

The giving a heart for the fund drive reminds me so much of grade school

A cartoon says 1,000 words ...

Call me crazy, but DC needs 1 rep and 1 Senator

Come on Bill Moyers, Olbermann or Rachel

Too Much: A Commentary on Excess and Inequality

Valentine's Day Story for Homeless People

Congress Cuffs Bonuses for CEOs in Stimulus Package

Outsourcing America's technology and knowledge jobs

Trillion-Dollar Hideaway...Where the Wealthy now Hide their Money

in re: Republican's tendency to blame poor people for the mortgage meltdown

Looting Social Security

I have accounts with both Bank of America and Credit Union and how different they work:

Here is a little lovin' for all wonderful DUers!!!

The key to dealing with freeper relatives is to never talk about anything important or interesting.

Baby-faced boy Alfie Patten is father at 13

heads up! Blackwater has changed its name

I think I have a plan to shut them up......hear me out.

We really can't move on until Bush, Cheney, Rumsfeld, Rice, Wolfowitz etc. are prosecuted.

Frank Rich:They Sure Showed That Obama

Would You Chuck Your Health Insurance If The Feds Offered Universal Plans?

The DU Stimulus Package: Who needs a heart today?

Psychiatric needs: stigma, disinterest...why did my post sink out of sight?

President Obama is coming to AZ!

Anti-Gay Televangelist T.D. Jakes' Son Busted For Public Gay Sex

Yesterday my wife and I visited Bricktown, the dining/entertainment

Can anyone explain this?

Protesters gearing up to "welcome" Bush to Canada for his first post-presidential speech

Robert Redford's 'Sneakers'

Would DU be interested in a strategic reading list, or a strategy group?

Would DU be interested in a strategic reading list, or a strategy group?

Bankruptcy Synopsis - My story for those of you "on the brink"

To my secret admirers: Thank you so much for the hearts

Scary stuff. More than 500 teachers lose jobs in Marion County, Florida.

I wonder if the New Deal was responsible for us winning the Second World War?

You gotta have heart! To DU, Grovelbot, and our New President - Pic heavy

Real life for women with children

What we Should Learn from the Tragic Mistakes of Herbert Hoover

Homeless face eviction

I'd like to thank the DUers who gave me hearts...

Suleman Octuplets story: Democrats and Republicans agree on this one (DU & FR Mentioned)

Thanks to someone for the anonymous heart

Thank you anonymous for the yummy heart.

Ever absorb a sith (12 parsecs) of hard scifi in a relatively short amount of time?

Night night y'all!

Who let the Manson family loose on Google?

Thank you for the hearts!

Thanks for the heart, stranger.

Don't worry, Octuplets Mom won't let kids go without.....the latest XBOX 360 game...

One Love..

Just Jam

Well, a serious post...thank you for the hearts...

It is apparent I have two secret admirers...

Peace be with you.

How may else had a hard time watching Away From Her..

I missed 1234567890

"Here Comes My Girl"- Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers

That hunger strike didn't last long

Happy Valentine's Day


So, the moment I get out of my car to fill it up...

I'm eating chicken wings.

# what does a guy have to do to get an evil duer heart around here.

I ordered Hustler magazine & a Gibson 496R Black Magic Hot Ceramic Humbucker Pickup

hubby changed our cox bundle...I LOVE the game show network

hubby changed our cox bundle...I LOVE the game show network

There is a party in my pants...

Wanna see what a 50 year old man looks like?


I think that you should tell the person if you give them a heart.

Free Grants For Republicans! Free Grants For Republicans!

How Many More Days Do I Have To Memorize Name Changes?

So I says, I says, only if she's 18!

Couple make burglar clean their home LOLOL

ah, youth

Truth time: who here has consumed a 55 gallon drum of whiskey in under 4 hours?


Oh look! "Star Trek" is being remade for toddlers!!

Okat, that's IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1two


Many times I'd fought to protect her . . .

I Lost my STAR - I forgot that it was some DUer that gave me one last Valentine's Day

Happy VD!

I am thankful for those long-ago rowdy, hyper goats.

who wants to go on a valentines date with me?

Thank you for the hearts. I am touched.

Too much snow here yesterday. Wake me up in April.

A couple of secret sweeties gave me hearts!

Thanks for the hearts!

OMG! What a Nice Surprise!

Thanks for the hearts, secret admirers.

Why did TV Guide buy 'Jump the Shark'?

i tried to donate, but i didn't do it right and i couldn't give a DU heart

Is any body awake right now, it seem awful quiet here.

I am eating fried eggs, hash browns, fresh strawberries and heart shaped muffins.

Thanks for the heart!

I'd be in bed right now, if not for that damn Mah Jong.

Player Piano/Spinet/Console question...Plz help if you can.

The official mouse of GDP.

Your cheapest Valentine's day celebration.

Aw, someone bought me a heart - Thank you!

I rarely post on DU

Why do these things happen to me?


I just heard what might go gown as the worst musical performance ever on late night television......

I Loooove Youuuuu!

does anyone like yogurt on their salad?

A memory for V.D. I had a lovely encounter . . .

Update a BIOS? Watch as Vista drops drivers and wants to reactivate itself. Get a Mac? MAYBE!!

Literary cats

Hash Browns! Butter! Eggs! Half & Half! Ham! Green Onions! Cheddar Cheese! Paula Deen strikes again.

How many EVIL DUer hearts should I recieve?

I was sad...

If I Were A Bro - Eliza Skinner

Ukranian flash mob for Valentine's Day

Of course everyone knows what today is.

Worst commercial placement ever following a TV suicide (graphic Galactica!, but hilarious)

I need to vent about a potentially threatening situation at my apartment earlier this evening...

I don't know who sent them, but Thank You for the Hearts!

I'm getting a lot of PMs, Retro.

Thanks for the hearts! They mean a lot!!

Thanks for the heart!

Jetlag Fun- DUing at 3AM

i have to go to indiana to drink beer and shoot guns today

Am I the only one who feels proud to be given an "Evil Duer" heart?

I've been here officially for a whole year

I only have eyes for yoooooooooooooou....

Where is Roon? I want to give him a heart.

Thank you for my second heart!

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 2/14/09

How green is your love life?

More Research is Needed

Oz didnt give nothing to the tinman that he didn't, didnt already have

I forgot to put Mrs. V.'s VD card in her suitcase!!!

Wow. Thanks for the heart, and Happy Valentine's Day!

ah, Saturday afternoon in semi-rural Georgia. pleasant temps, birds singing,

OK ..which one of you beautiful mother f'ers gave me a heart?

You'd think after 32 years you'd get tired of hearing "Foghat Live"

A Velentine's Day AWWWWWWWWW

Which one of you peckerheads gave me the heart?

Estelle Bennett of the Ronettes dies at 67

Record length fingernails broken in crash


Parenting FAIL!

An infinite number of mathematicians walk into a bar.

Penis Fencing!

Even if you're single, find someone to love today

Hundreds Attend Global Warming Protest

zOMG!!!!11!!! I think that there is a strange doctor stalking me!!!!

Everyone needs to listen to more Bob Marley!

I Have A Big Heart.......

I Would Love To Give You All Hearts

So there's a loud person living above me.

Six Reasons You Should Read Poetry

It's VD today. Do you have a heart on?

I have 9 hearts which i truly truly appreciate. I think its more than enough for me that 9 people

Thank you for my heart, Secret Admirer!

I feel good. I helped some dogs last night.

All DU'rs That dont have anyone on Valentines day Post Here

PAC-10 basketball, ten minutes left. Arizona 69 - UCLA 48

The caregiver showed up today with chocolate-dipped strawberries that she made

Concerned Canuk thanks y'all for my star and hearts!

Age of Aquarius -- Tell us about the first time you saw "Hair"

Finish this story:

A sincere

What condition is your head?

poor kitty

Spending my Valentine's Day listening to old music. Happened upon this little gem.

Thank you for the heart, whoever you are!

Have Jelly Baby.

my mother's valentine's day note to me

To the ladies of the Lounge

Lunch at the Smithsonian - any suggestions?

OMG! I just realized that one of the hottest movie Draculas ever...1979

Thank you to whoever gave me the hearts.

I wish they had Valentine's Day cards like this when I was a kid

another depressing valentines day

The full-length "Let It Out" Kleenex commercial has been pulled from YouTube!

While I love Grovelbot, I love the hearts fund drive more...

Anyone got an animated heart I can send to Mom?

Online Mii Generator! :D :D :D

I am full of Valentine love!! Come and get some!

To the guys of the Lounge

Off to spend Valentine's Day with The Smothers Brothers

My neighbor is taking me to supper tonight, as thanks for working in the

dirty car--do you; a.write "wash me" or b. draw

So far I am not only satisfied with President Obama, I'm downright HAPPY

Tonight, I'm gonna give it up for the Heartless Heathers and DJ Troutfarm

My Valentine's Day

Oh, I had such fun!

Has anyone tried Lindt Cherry and Chili chocolate?!


For those of us having a rough go of things today.....

So I am a single woman once again

Cactus heart

*Sigh*. This blessed day comes but once a year.

Help! There is a carrot thief in my house!

Consider Otis the Drunk....

Oh deer, I have a Valentine.

Thank you all for the hearts

I don't know what's so bad about prostitution.

Gizmonic and I had our first date 17 years ago today.

Another Saturday and that means it's another opportunity to listen to my show

My Top Ten Love songs

My cup O' Hearts runneth over

I will pay good money for a "Good DUer" heart!

I will pay good money for a "Good DUer" heart!

How did I manage to dress like a human Valentine today?

Thank you'z, and you'z!

fucking health care system......check out this bill

Many thanks to the kind soul (s) who gave me Valentine hearts!!!

I gave my DU crush a heart

My new, more practical ride...:(

I feel loved

what does a girl have to do to get an evil duer heart around here.

Feeling down? Watch this and smile.

Just noticed today's Google logo

What Are You Doing Today?

Some peoples have given me heartsies..and it is making me smile!!

My Valentines day.....

TM is home for the weekend and I am one happy mommy.

I'm going to tie one on something fierce at the bar now.

I'm going to see The International tonight. Anyone catch it yet?

What condition is your heart?

Alone again...naturally.


Word of advice: never drink beer for breakfast on an otherwise empty stomach

Happy Singles Awareness Day!


The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 2/14/2009)

Does anyone know of an online version of Risk that's free and safe to use

Perfect web site if you've had a bad day:

I don't remember who hates who, And I am not taking sides. Plus, names are changed.

Update: I am NOT going to drink away my misery tonight.

Do you mind if we just practice?

My dog rolled in a dead fish.

oops delete!

mover 5 cigs!

The Dollhouse was a bit of disappoitment,but it has potential.

Do You Have A Special-Needs Pet?

Bill Maher is on Larry King tonight. Replay from earlier this week.

Can your pet sniff out a cheezie at 100 feet?

Even the losers get lucky sometimes? Do they really?

Twist to vent

Y'all ARE aware the Age of Aquarius started today, right?

Ok. Baccck from the bar with tadrguy. I hate doing shooters.

I'm bored and watching Fool's Gold on HBO.

I just gave myself a heart

..and even if god DOES exist!

for Eric


For Zogby...Happy Valentines Day...

PSA: Clean up after yourself constantly when playing with flour

Another song for Valentine's Day, just 'cause I'm a good sport:

Any special dinner plans tonight?

The occasional boyfriend just informed me that we will not be seeing

For your viewing pleasure, Carl Sagans "Cosmos". Link to entire series.

Ok, so today got off to a bad start.

Have you ever wondered why you are single?

Sure, but there's really no definitive answer to the question.

Gift to the Lounge,

Pic of little doggie with heart-shaped spot. Adorable.

It's been a while since I last checked out

Even today, there are lives in the balance

Thanks to whoever gave me the valentine Heart !

Beatles fans: best website for Beatles news?

For MccTaTas..Happy Valentines Day..My Love

Buy the way , I flew in to Newark Airport yesterday , Friday the 13th

Oh, by the way Orrex...

Oh, by the way Orrex...

Anybody named "Tin Man" is entitled to a free heart...

Just another Valentine's Day(tm) song that, for once, is NOT a rickroll

Has anybody gxogled anything today?

I am not a big fan of Beyonce, but I like this song.

Love this

People are entitled to the opinions they have, but one of these days...

Have you produced a tear today?

I slew Cupid and drank of his blood.

Why We Kiss

Best Valentines Day Ever.

My old, more practical ride

A heart is not judged by how much you love...

A heart is not judged by how much you love...



Music thread - post a song that represents you

I wonder if anyone will get one of each heart?

Anyone watching the NBA skills contest?

LINUX APPRECIATION THREAD!!!!!!!!!!one !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!112

And now, to give you all nightmares...

Look!!! Hooters!!!111!!1!1!!!!

The Queen denies Ozzy!

It's SATURDAY NIGHT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

To all the Lonely people who weren't given one of those cute candy hearts......

Here are the conditions for State Farm's withdrawal from Florida.

Sam Cooke-Cupid

Let's Get It On

So what did you give/receieved for Valentine's Day?

Happy Singles' Awareness Day, you guys.

I deserve an evil du-er heart

Wait a minute--Starbuck is a woman?!? When did this happen?

Somebody loves me!

What the Frak?! Are we human or cylon?

Who the hell made up the term "gifted and talented"?

The furnace croaked on Thursday evening

My cats are compulsive about opening closed doors

If Otis doesn't put you in the mood well then God help you....

ok this is a song that is leaving me feeling both soothed and saddened

Twenty-five days until he comes home.

How to be an Ally to Sex Workers

To those of you who are strangers to love:

I'm having the most wonderful Valentine's Day!

Battlestar Galactica fans: what say you all?

Have you ever fired anyone? I fired my piano teacher yesterday.

My dog rolled a dead drunk fish


Those donor-hearts you're seeing in everyone's posts? I donated them. All of them.

I've been watching the "Clone Wars" animated series, and I just have to say

The House of Hair Rocks Tonight!!

THREE Wows? I just had a Wowgasm!

THREE Wows? I just had a Wowgasm!

ok, fess up... who gave me the "evil duer" heart?

If I could murder this cough, I soooo would go Ted Bundy on it.

Do you ever click on bare links?

Can I use Verizon mobile broadband on a wireless home network?

Valentine's Dudespaper Column

You should all be drunk by it's CONFESSION time

I'm bored. Should I .....

Who would win in a fight?

Today I am celebrating my 40th Wedding Anniversay! Holy Shit!

Thanks for the heart; I'll getchya back.

Tonight...a song for my brother Jeffrey...

Happy Valentine's Day, DU!

If you want to hear one of the most beautiful choirs ever

The heart thread...for hearts that Skinner forgot to include.

Post a "Lone ____ " something

Ut oh. Look what I found in my DU mail box...

kitten picture of the day for sunday february 15

. (the magically silent 61st Happy Birthday thread)

Have you ever wondered why you have shingles?

I'm an Evil DUer according to my secret admirer

Here's a great love song: "Today"-- Jefferson Airplane

I miss my dog SO MUCH TONIGHT

Who Was The Best On Will and Grace

I am not gay, but I ge an erection when I listen to Bill Hicks.

He's just not that into me...or is he?

Teh Lounge is waaayyyy overdue for some Billy Idol!!!!

Anteaters Wearing Sweaters.

Cat nicknames: got any good ones?

How many else loved The Visitor.....

When Nixon flashed his two fingers..

Multiple orgasms do not exist.

You guys are the best! Thanks for the hearts!

You guys are the best! Thanks for the hearts!

I am so overwhelmed right now.

I am so overwhelmed right now.

Can you spot LeftyFingerPop in this pic?

Gah. Even reading comics reminds me that I don't have a boyfriend right now.

DU Ladies, how would you respond to this situation, how would you want the Man with you to respond..

DU Ladies, how would you respond to this situation, how would you want the Man with you to respond..

I'd like to get married before I die

Rant: Why I hate the mall

Since it's Valentine's day and all...I have an announcement!

Post the exact time of day you were born:

So, I guess you can't put a pyrex baking dish under the broiler.

Lounge question: Godfather II is on tonight. So what would you have done...

Valentine Day pic thread anyone?

What astonishing feats can your pets accomplish?

Lil Missy thinks that I am a lesbian.

Gin and Raisins and Listerine with vinegar.

Give me five of your top passions

The Hill editors are now dictating who can and can't be HHS under Obama.

Husband got fired Friday.

Valentines Day Bi-Partisanship: A Reach-Around the Aisle.

Do you think there's any chance Obama will sign the bill this weekend?

60-38 means this stimulus Bill passed by a super majority!

I think this should be the President's theme music....

I think this should be the President's theme music....

Drug "czar" nominee writes editorial in favor of voting rights restoration

Republicans lack standing to whine about not reading the bill

Republicans lack standing to whine about not reading the bill

Republicans lack standing to whine about not reading the bill

Republicans lack standing to whine about not reading the bill

Republicans lack standing to whine about not reading the bill

The stimulus bill and the vote for change.

An Exceptionally Good Weekly Address Today

Glenn Beck sheds crocodile tears for the same 9/11 widow he trashed back in 2005

Who Is This F--king Dope And Liar On C-Span?

Public still sky-high on Obama brand

Do you see any similarity between these 2???

Norm Coleman Dealt Blow By Judges In Minnesota Senate Trial

RNC chair : 'No reason, none, to trust our words or our actions at this point.'

The GOP: A snake is a snake is a snake.

Please excuse me, am from Canada. How do I send hearts to

Republicans Hate working together, Hate Fire Fighters and Police. Hate Decency and Fair Play

wow. check out foxnews comments section to their article on Stimulus passage

"Obama's proposals mostly intact in final bill"

Help, how do I donate? n/t

LMFAO @ Apoplectic Republicant C-Span Callers

PHOTOS Happy Valentine's Day Everyone

OMG -- this is hysterical! The more you watch, the funnier it gets.

Obama "Needs a healthier mix of ideas and economic advisors" The Nation magazine Editorial

Israel Election Aftermath - The Hope is Lost

Specter, a Fulcrum of the Stimulus Bill, Pulls Off a Coup for Health Money

I would like to hear the GOP articulate why the tax portions of the stimulus bill WON'T help us.

State-by-state infrastructure spending in stimulus package.

I heard the most disgusting thing said by an elected official yesterday!

I heard the most disgusting thing said by an elected official yesterday!

Hypocritical Republican Email: Dems Playing Politics With Census

Anyone in a debunking mood? (Larry Elder alert)

NYT: "Bipartisanship" shifts to "discrete areas w/ temporary coalitions based on regional interests"

Come on then; you dirty stupid Republicans. We are ready for the Health Battle.

Ha! Dems Pull a Fast One on Stimulus Bill

So if President Obama wants a republican at commerce, ask Charlie Crist.

Say what you will, but I'm glad Obama has given the appearance of TRYING to be Bipartisan...

On Obama's desk by President's Day?? No way, too soon, too fast they all said

Do you think it would be wise politically if Obama tried to raise taxes on upper incomes soon?

It Only Took Obama A Month To Make Good On A Number Of Campaign Promises

The most deserving of the DU Valentine. You scared Us Ruth.Thankfully you're home, get well soon. xx

I hope that some Caterpillar employees speak up

GM to Offer Obama Administration Two Choices: Bankruptcy or More Aid

GM to Offer Obama Administration Two Choices: Bankruptcy or More Aid

Hey, Republicans. Why do you hate the troops? Why do you want America to FAIL?

An Open Letter to President Obama About the Republicans

Keith Olbermann's 2/13 Worst Persons: An Ignoramuses' Delight

Obama tapes message for NBA all-star game tomorrow urging service

The GOP's collective 'no' vote opened them up to midterm attack ads like you wouldn't believe

PHOTOS Happy Valentine's Day Everyone (The Obama Version!) (Warning: 52 pics)

PHOTOS Happy Valentine's Day Joe and Jill

President Obama will sign the economic recovery bill on Tuesday in Denver

NO $$$ from the Stim PKG to any congressperson' district who voted AGAINST the stim!

5 columnists join the President on AF1 (MoDo must be curled up in a fetal position)

Obama engages in DU feud and ups the ante

I cannot believe this shit! GOP Audacity is breathtakingly stupendous!

Obama to sign stimulus bill Tuesday in Denver

Hee Hee, The SUBLIME Brilliance Of IT!! "Gosh Darn, We Sure Did Learn A Lesson..."

Repubs are whining because the stimulus is a clear victory for Obama and Dems. Details of the bill:

I really hope that everyone is having a wonderful Valentine's Day!


Is the GOP a necessary evil for a stable U.S. government?

The CIA are the worldwide "hand" of the Bush family. What has Obama said/done to eliminate them?

BREAKING: Obama names Commerce Secretary

You stupid stupid Republicans

Boehner says that "not one member of Congress" read the Stim. Bill

Updated with photos: A major milestone (plus stimulus winners and losers)

Sunday talk show lineup for February 15 (Obama Victory Lap vs Repig Whiners/Obfuscators)

The most tangible, immediate thing to come from the stimulus: State services will be saved.

"I am an eternal optimist that doesn't mean I'm a sap"--- President Obama-Interview-Nat'l Journal

who are the top ten most important members of obama's team?

We are going to nationalize the banks...

By Astrological Sign?

Do you know how your state will be helped by Obama's stimulus?

Tastiest Obama-Lincoln Comparison Ever

Speaking of Rahm... How well do you know him?

Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, Rahm's brother, tapped for White House health care policy advisor spot

Canada’s love affair with Barack Obama

Things Rahm Emanuel is responsible for

-- CNN Poll: Obama -- Strong leadership 80% -- more...

Daily Kos: GOP "Literally" Twisted Cao's Arm to Vote No

Where Is This Socialism Or Communism Meme Coming From?

What's In The Stimulus Package, You Ask? Here's a good rundown via The New York Times....

Guest lineup for the Sunday TV news shows

FauxNews "Beltway Whores" on stimulus bill: Repugs are big winners. Reid and Pelosi big losers.

Sherrod Brown's mother would be so proud of him and we should be, too

Battle Stations against GOP- Round 2 : Foreclosure Bill

The Devil is in the details: A little-noticed amendment in the stimulus package...

What is with the "largest middle class tax cut in history" stuff?

U.S. V.P. Announces Appointment of Special Assistant for Disabilities Policy

The South *WAY* out of line with the rest of America on Obama Favorability

The Republicans voted against the biggest tax cut in history

I have had it. The time has come for Obama to tone it down.

Dan Ackroyd on SNL

Kos: The obstructionist's dilemma (comparing Congressional Dems to Repubs (polling) what a BLOWOUT!

"Time for Ohio to have a Woman Senator" Ohio Dispatch (Good quote by Rep. Maloney in this!)

"Time for Ohio to have a Woman Senator" Ohio Dispatch (Good quote by Rep. Maloney in this!)


I Give Up: Someone Explain the Census Dustup to Me

"Fifth State Representative has joined our legal action as a plaintiff-Dr. Mike Ritze of Oklahoma"

Time to buy a car!


Should we ask Obama to centralize schools?

Why not make an American Electric Car that is based on being a national vehicle?

Why is Obama/Geithner opposed to CEO compensation caps?

Nations Architects Speak Out Against School Construction Funding Cuts

Looks like Obama will be signing the stimulus bill into law in Denver...

Analysis: Obama Scores Early Victory of Historic Proportions

Sunlight before signing: The stimulus bill is on open for comments

Me and my Valentine

So why do President Obama's Cabinet Appointments Now Require 60 Votes for Confirmation?

***** Thank you for the Hearts Thread! *****

7 Afghan, Official Killed by Roadside Bombs

AFRICOM official defends U.S. role in Ugandan mission

Obama: Stimulus bill 'major milestone'

Rove may be forced to testify as Obama's lawyers get involved

Ariz. Federal Credit Union closing 4 branches

Talks Could Clear Way for Congressional Testimony by Rove

Stimulus Plan Places New Limits on Wall St. Bonuses

Drug firm in developing world vow

British diplomats to visit detainee at Guantanamo

'Pashtunistan' holds key to Obama mission

Burris Says Blagojevich's Brother Sought Donation

Va. GOP Chair Out ... Wife May Be In? (he Twittered super secret plan)

Citi, M. Stanley may pay $3 billion to keep brokers: report (taxpayers dollars)

Genocide expert dies in US crash

U.S. Military Will Offer Path to Citizenship

Ark. Pastors Debate Merits of Allowing Hidden Guns

G7 strives to couple crisis response and free trade

GOP lawmakers tout projects in the stimulus bill they opposed

Stanford, flamboyant Texan, faces media glare (another $50 Billion Ponzi?)

Former Gitmo guard recalls abuse, climate of fear

Blago hit up Burris for cash

Inquiry on Graft in Iraq Focuses on U.S. Officers

Major reshuffle in Saudi Arabia

Saudi King Shakes up religious establishment

Bankers kept silent over Madoff fears

Feds mount evidence in salmonella outbreak probe (pressure grows for ciminal charges)

Students claim they brought guns to school

Obama Scores Early Victory of Historic Proportions

Jack Cover, inventor of Taser stun gun, dies at 88

Suspected U.S. Missile Kills 20 in Pakistan

Climate change even worse than predicted: expert

Obama fans to get better access during Canadian visit

New war: Chinese hackers pick on US comps

Indians Involved in major US H1-B racket

Indians Involved in major US H1-B racket

GM considering Chapter 11 filing, new company: report

Pay Limits in Stimulus May Cause Brain Drain, Industry Says

Al Gore Calls on All Scientist to Fight Against Global Warming

Fighter Pilot Operation Red Flag HD/HQ

F16 Falcon - F15 Eagle... Dogfight...

Nova Baire, el Linux cubano

An Evil Plot to Destroy the World

Advice for those considering joining the military

Bill Maher responds to Michael Phelps Marijuana Controversy

Your Weekly Address:A major milestone

Jimmy Carter "Peace in the Holy Land: A Plan that Will Work" Democracy Now

Boehner, during House session, showboats for C-SPAN cameras by tossing Stimulus Bill on floor

part 1- Money changers banking scam united states federal reserve documentary

Bill Moyers w/ Simon Johnson talking about the economic crisis

Obey on mythical mice/rats '...find it and Show it to me!! Show it to me!! Show it to me!!' (00:56)

PBS Newshour: Number of Newly Health Uninsured Rises - PT. 2 "We're In the Norm"

Afghanistan's president awaits new US diplomacy - "There is tension between us"

Virginia Republican Party Chairman Jeff Frederick lifts his hind leg on Darwin's birthday, sprays

VOICES OF HAMPSHIRE! Voices of Divestment

Former Speaker of the Israeli Parliament Burg: “The Holocaust Is Over: We Must Rise from its Ashes

All In The Family: Madoff's Wife Took Millions

CBS News: GOP Who Backed Obama Stimulus

KO breaks down the anatomy of a right-wing smear about healthcare, the stimulus package

TYT: John Cornyn tries and fails, in a hilarious cloud of illogic, to explain his vote on stim. bill

TYT: Joseph Stiglitz Breaks Down Economic Problem In Simple Terms

Rachel Maddow goofs on GOP 'rebranding'

Religulous DVD Trailer (Available Tuesday!)

PBS Newshour: Number Of Newly Health Uninsured Rises - PT. 1 "It Takes Over Your Life, That Worry"

Worst economic collapse ever

O'Lielly & Glenn "screw loose" Beck on depression, revolution and the Fairness Doctrine

Wasserman Schultz smacks down Republican Rep on Hardball

Rep. David Obey (D-WI): Things that are NOT wrong with the stimulus (great speech, gets applause)

President Obama's Weekly Address - "We Inherited a Trillion Dollar Deficit"

Just say no to the Vatican

E. J. Dionne: Lost in the Middle

Backgrounder: Closing Guantanamo (Bruno / NYT)

Symbol of Argentina 'dirty war' now rights center

After the past eight years, we have a few questions (The Oregonian)

Rumsfeld Knew His Guys Were Torturing People to Death, Which Is a Serious Crime

Rikers Fight Club

Robert Parry: The Ultra-Radical Republicans

Why We Should NOT Investigate the Bush Administration

GOP blurs governing, satirical performance (Delmarva Times)

Doris Kearns Goodwin: 10 point list of leadership qualities LIncoln had

Former Gitmo Guard Recalls Abuse, Climate of Fear (AP)

'My Silence Cannot Be Bought'

Public still sky-high on Obama 'brand'

Former Gitmo guard recalls abuse, climate of fear

A Torture Report Could Spell Big Trouble For Bush Lawyers (Isikoff/Newsweek)

The CEO of Comcast is TALENTED! Even After Death

Ann Coulter openly defends the CCC in her latest book on Victimization of the right

Microsoft Sued Over Vista-To-XP Downgrade Fees

Two dead-on LTTE's from the Richmond paper on Eric Cantor

Washington Media Continue Attacks on Venezuela

Future of the Republican party involved in Twitter scandal quits

Obama to sign stimulus bill on Tuesday. I'd do it today.

February 1934 Atlantic: The Roosevelt Experiment

'Too Old' for Hip Surgery

Say the Secret Word, “Stability”

Storm Drives Spanish Windmills, Cuts Power Rate to 15-Month Low

Families Of Fingerless, Web-Fingered Children Sue Northhamptonshire Council For Waste Mishandling

As Oceans Warm & Fish Populations Shift North, Greenland's Fishing Villages Abandoned

WHO - Approaching Rainy Season May Push Zimbabwe's Cholera Epidemic Across Southern Africa

Four Decades After Brush W. Extinction, Peregrine Falcons Have Record Year In NY State - 67 Pairs

Maryland State Board Makes Startling Recommendation - To Save Oyster Stocks, Stop Harvesting Them

Melbourne Airport Visibility Down To 2km As Fires, Winds Hold Smoke Over City

Lovelock's New Book Has Memorable Thesis: It's Over

Expect climate 'surprises,' UA (University of Arizona) expert says

The end of certainty—All signs point to the climate becoming more extreme

NPR (All Things Considered): Does Stimulus Package Keep Green Goals In Sight?

Enzyme Test Allows Scientists To Detect Brain Injury In Salmon From Passing Through Dams, Spillways

No! The Economist (!) NotesThat Australia's Wildfires May Be Linked To Climate Changes!

A big green cheer for the stimulus bill

Scientists celebrate dawn of Barack Obama's age of reason

Social collapse best practices

The ‘holy grail’ of biofuels now in sight—Long-promised cellulosic ethanol is in modest production…

'Crazy ideas ' to fight global warming revealed by scientists

Total CEO - Oil Price Collapse Weakening Global Output Potential, Perhaps Permanently - Reuters

An interesting weather observation

Surprise—Economists Agree! A consensus is emerging about the costs of containing climate change.

Renewable diesel wows expert

EnergySolutions seeks deal with state for its N-dump (UT)

Australian Bushfires Pump Out Millions of Tons of Carbon

Tree-huggers v nerds—As the planet heats up, so do disputes between environmentalists

Eco firm Seventh Generation is riding high in Obama revolution

Some energy related items in the Stimulus Bill gleaned from various news sources...

Hamsters On Treadmills Provide Electricity Through Use Of Nanogenerators

2008 CarMax Search Data Reveals Surprising Favorites - #4 - Mustang; #6 - Tahoe; #7 - F-150


Venezuela: New Fascist assault on Mitsubishi workers

For (not only) the Cuba haters...

Anti-labor violence rises in Colombia: House testimony

FAIR Study: Human Rights Coverage Serving Washington’s Needs

Venezuelan Jewish Community “Profoundly Grateful and Moved” by Government’s Efforts

Venezuela’s Referendum: Media’s Double Standards

Washington Media Continue Attacks on Venezuela

CIA front group "Reporters without Borders" interfers in Venezuelan election

Haiti to recover plundered Duvalier assets from Switzerland

Today in labor history Feb 14 Court ordered as many as 1,100 former strikers reinstated

Proposed changes to workers' compensation system raise concerns (no coverage 4 undocumented immigran

Is a Progressive Revolution Possible?

Oakland Raiders and the countdown to 2011: The coming labor war

GM and UAW talks break off as Chrysler talks stall

An Easy Call for Obama on Joining a Union (Correcting the Dana-Metaldyne Decision)

Interbake labor relations hearings close


AFL-CIO, SEIU leaders take off gloves in Solis fight

N.J. Supreme Court: Striking Nurses Entitled to Unemployment Benefits

Hebron company facing $300K OSHA fine

Court Orders Commercial Laundry to Compensate Whistleblower

OSHA looking into rig fatality

AT&T employees picket in front of call center

That ‘Buy American’ Provision

Teamsters pull handicapped man from burning car

Unions see better days ahead under Obama's leadership

Court Upholds $675,000 Arbitration Award for 300 Cincinnati Bell Workers

(press aide to House Republican Whip) Cantor Apologizes for AFSCME Spoof Ad

Local organization alleges Madoff loses

Inqlings: Suing Fox29, IBEW says report got wires crossed

Creating a Powerful Movement - Ten Lessons from the Obama Campaign

Historic Day for UC Service Workers

Hundreds wait for work at Walmart

Steelworkers union to distribute profit-sharing money to laid-off members

Economic Report: Economy Emerges As Top Threat To U.S.

U.S. jobs worth fighting for

Appeals judge orders tougher mine safety rules (creating better-trained rescue teams)

Farmers, labor clash over foreign workers (Higher wages touted as alternative to importing help)

Packinghouse Workers Get Wage and Benefits Increases with Smithfield Foods

Strikers at plywood plant put hopes on Obama

African American Pullman porters, ambassadors of the trains, honored for making history

Obama Will Fight with Us to Quash the Campaign to Loot Social Security -- Right?

PNC pays bonuses to execs after getting TARP money

AIG sees winding down money-losing unit by year end

Martin Armstrong: The Collapse of Capitalism or is it Socialism?

States Recruit Worried Californians

Some See a Rat in the Year of the Ox For Investors Seeking Advice

"We Are Threatened by a Veritable Disaster"

The Baseline Scenario is a Must Read

How the The Keillor Principle Works on Wall Street--

Carlyle plans $3 bln financial assets fund-source

Gerald Celente - The Good Days Are Over

TV station pulls homophobic infomercial after gay complaints

Happy Pink Triangle Day!

Boycott Manchester Hotels site take a look

Getting ready for St. Patrick's Day?

Happy Valentine's Day

A Happy and Hopeful Valentine's Day to GLBT DUers.

Soros--doing something about bubble economies

Can anyone explain what I heard on Bill Moyers last night?

Son of Dallas Homophobic Chuch Pastor T. D. Jakes Arrested in Police (Gay) Sex Sting

Republican Governor Panders on Gay Rights ?

Do you have any favorite poems for Valentine's week-end? Here are a few of mine.

No Player from The Steroid Era Should Be Allowed In the Hall of Fame. Not A One

A funny one from Mike Luckovich...

PAC-10 basketball, ten minutes left. Arizona 69 - UCLA 48

Pitchers and Catchers Baybee!!!!!!! My nipples are hard.

Boxing (Feb 14)

For those who think they have a shot: Erin Andrews talks Valentine's Day

"It belongs to Barry"

New witness against Bonds emerges

Falcons looking to trade Vick

University of Miami Stadium Named After A-Rod

The Jack Rabbit Chess Report (February 14): Happy Valentine's Day

Kenny Chesney wants us to know he is not, repeat, not, gay

Protestors: Batsheva 'dancing on Gazans' graves'

Israel Election Aftermath - The Hope is Lost

Israel puts terms on Gaza truce

Sayed Kashua / I'm a scared Arab in Israel

So, Who Won?

From Gaza with love

The end for the Palestinian Authority?

Is Avigdor Lieberman a racist? No, but...

Venezuelan Jewish Community “Profoundly Grateful and Moved” by Government’s Efforts

A toxic force rises in Israel

Infectious Superbug Invades Beaches

Saliva: Secret Ingredient in the Best Kisses

Autism, Vaccines and the CDC: The Wrong Side of History

I just made an incredible discovery! Tell me what you think, okay?

Police investigation may bar Lieberman from treasury post (money laundering, fraud)

Vaccines and Autism

I want to create a threat that never dies.

Several RW sites are whining about a "Gun Control" measure

ACLU defends teacher suspended for holding gun in Facebook photo.

Arkansas Considers Allowing Concealed Weapons In Churches

Couple make burglar clean up the mess he made of their home at gun point

Battalion commander killed in Iraq

Court-martial set for pvt. accused in beating

Tenn. VA clinic warns of infection risk

Ind. Guard unit heading to Afghanistan

AAFES seeks new book, magazine suppliers

Mattis calls for small-unit, irregular skills

Sailor charged with stealing car, hitting cop

2 sailors hurt in MH-60S hard landing

Carrier Bush begins builder’s trials

Little fanfare for destroyer production

Somali pirates free Japanese-owned ship

Wanted Marine commits suicide in Canada

Stabilizer malfunction blamed in B-52 crash

AF Afghanistan role may grow as troops shift

Afghans will help plan, execute joint missions

Military motorcycle deaths rise in 2008

AFRICOM official defends U.S. role in Ugandan mission

House bill seeks guaranteed dwell time for troops

Military Update: Credit unions angry over surprise 'bailout tax'

Female Suicide Bomber Kills 35 in Iraq

Army Recruiting Goals Still on Track

USS Bunker Hill Completes Sea Trials

Corrosion Experts Preserving Aircraft

Training for Urban Terrains

Blackwater dumps tarnished brand name

General: USSR's Afghan Ordeal an Omen for US

Despite cramped quarters, few spats between spouses

F-22 spending could top DoD budget-cut list

When Pigs Fly With Ospreys

Navy asks Wash. to maintain ferry service

Alleged Army faker to retire from college post

My ONLY bird pic, Maestro...

Doors...not The Doors...just Doors...

Winter Contest Finals are up in GD

Some nice time lapse photography

An Asheville Street Band. This is my town!~

New telephoto lens

Valentine Card for my ASHA friends

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 2/14/09

A Dream of a Dear Departed Friend and Aliens

Some See A Rat In The Year Of The Ox (Economy no bull)

B'Day Wishes for PADemD the Cupid Baby

Where are all the 2009 predictions? Hogue finally posted his,

Thank you for the Valentine heart. :)

Thanks for the love that I always find here

time for Everyday Miracles...

Toning chamber - The Temple of Sacred Sound

Yeah Yeah-Happy Valentine's Day

Age of Aquarius

We are facing a Depression that will last 23-26 years.

Scientists Finish First Draft Of Neanderthal Genome (NPR)

Goldstein's comrade, again,again.

What the Torture Debate Reveals about American Christianity (Sept 08)

Despite these riots, I stand by what I wrote

"The truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth about the Bible and Evolution."

How religion generates social conservatism.

Is the love of food and shelter the root of all evil?

Spiritual Adviser to Mother Teresa Gets 25-Year Sentence for Sex Crimes

Thank you!

"Everything" topping for rolls, loaves, or bagels

Well now, this is weird!

Culinary Valentine Gift

Giovanni Cakes

Do you believe that knowledge of someone's particular religion

I just got a great gift...........

What's for Dinner - Saturday Edition

Share your favorite recipes ~ CHILI & STEW

OMG shoot me now! Trying to choose a new range/stove/oven unit. ARGHH

Hearts from someone (or multiple ones)

Damn you, Tangerine!!

Teachers Caned for Low Test Scores. .

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

Tom Schieffer: "conspicuous lack of merit in every field."

Iraq’s Toll on Journalists, and Those Who Love Them

Gone in 65 seconds: Gabriel quits Oscars (nominated for Wall-E)

Anybody see the premier of Dollhouse?

Ignatieff has friends in Obama's White House

Black and Frum simultaneously praise Canada's economic position on NP today.

Am I the only one embarrassed that Harper has said FUCK all to Australia?

Of just what use is a Dell Service Code?

Microsoft Stores - Top 10 ways they will differ from Apple

Brown asks for review into MPs' pension schemes