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Archives: February 27, 2009

Lots of threads about tax rates, so here is my oversimplified answer

CPAC is SO funny this year

One very good thing about an extended SAG strike will be California's Republican governor begging

30 ct flat of eggs , two weeks ago= $2.76

How. Dare. You. I am outraged!

Janeane sat on the phone with a bonehead who goes by the moniker 'adenoid_hynkel' for two hours

Stanford's CIO arrested by the FBI

I'm sorry in advance and to follow up on the Rude Pundit's....

New Repug Talking Point - "Punishing Success".......


Investigations - yes/no?

Investigations - yes/no?

the unofficial official RW talking points thread.

Jobless Angry at Possibility of No Benefits

The crime that the bu$h regime needs to investigated for more than any...

Texas Guard NOT on heightened alert

Rachel Maddow, Suze Orman Among the Winners of AWRT’s Gracie Awards

Today's RW Spaghetti: Obama is Robin Hood....

Worst Week Ever: Republicans Unhinged (Best week from my view)

So how come the cry for the banning of guns never takes into account the fact

Los Alamitos, CA Mayor Resigns Over White House Watermelon Email

France wants to check if U.S. car aid fits world trade rules

What were the tattoo's on Jeanne Grafallo arms???

MarketWatch: New home sales plunge 10.2% to record low

Stunning. Bush dazzled us with lies and scandals. Obama is using action and progress. How Dare He !

I hate it when rea life is so rediculous that I cant tell if headlines are trying to be silly or not

How much money is Norm Coleman costing MN taxpayers with this pathetic stunt?

Michelle Obama, First Ladies, and African-American History

Caboodle Ranch

Mayor to quit over Obama watermelon e-mail

WJ this morning

Sign of the Times: Ex-con asks for more jail he can eat.

There goes Citi...

AP Exclusive: Gregg had stake in, won aid for base

The Rocky Mountain News publishes it's last issue tomorrow

Once again, women's healthcare is seen as negotiable. Overturning the "conscience clause,"

Global Financial Crisis Fuels Pakistan Instability

Wishing You Were There.....Check out a sample of the workshops and speakers at CPAC

The Trouble With Jindal Is That He Assimilated With BUBBA!

Chart-does it look like the Clinton era is flipping everyone else "the bird"?

Even if America were to believe the GOP is standing on principle...

Bloggers Create PAC to Recruit Liberal Candidates

Octuplets' mom inspires embryo regulations -- in Georgia

Albuquerque's Growing Murder Mystery: 11 Bodies and Counting

Albuquerque's Growing Murder Mystery: 11 Bodies and Counting

The GOP is worrying about the budget ?

“Getting to the Truth Through a Nonpartisan Commission of Inquiry”

Has anyone actually asked any Republican Pundit or Politician

One question; Who is the G.O.P.'s saviour? Who they gonna call? (pics)

Please Lord let our family business make enough profit to hit that top tax bracket.

Tales From The Darkside...CPAC On C-SPAN3...

Thin U.S. job market translates study abroad into work abroad

The Best Metaphor for the Modern Day CEO:

Shame on you Baucus and Byrd - Denying DC their own representation in Congress

Paul Krugman has the audacity to hope (mostly)!

From Dino-Right to Dyn-O-Mite

Judd Gregg had stake in, won aid for base

Steele's New GOP Message: "My Bad"; Bachmann To Steele: "You Be Da Man!"

Boeing Engineers Were Killed in Turkish Airlines Crash

Didja hear the one about Clint Eastwood and his first wife?

"Stevie Wonder in Performance at the White House"...

I just have to say it: Thank God (and Obama) for New Deal II

I just have to say it: Thank God (and Obama) for New Deal II

California's political power shifts north

In the days of FDR and Truman and Eisenhower tax rates were at 90%

Anybody wanna play? (edit) "It's dead, Jim!" nevermind

Market down 50 pts per minute at the opening

BREAKING: Press Corps Incredulous That Obama Budget Reflects Campaign Promises

Has Bush DOJ Produced Another Political Prisoner?

Republican First Aide

Has anyone noticed construction projects that have stalled in your area?

Screw Joe the Plumber (sic) -- John Fetterman is the real "common man"

Senate to investigate CIA actions under Bush

Brent Wilkes, Jerry Lewis, Dusty Foggo

Makaka is Addressing CPAC

To all the Repub Govs who want to turn down unemployment money:

"Average Americans/Ordinary Americans": When talking heads and politicians use these terms, who do

GM's Opel agrees to restructuring plan

Revised GDP - the last quarter of 2008

Commercial bashing the stimulus plan

I Could Not Buy "American"

Wingnut LTTE calls Jesus a Marxist (with responses!)

"Bobby Jindal Is Kenneth The Page" facebook

Arghhh! Healthcare costs, coding and insurance companies!

Eastwood thinks political correctness has made society humourless

Republican governors waging class warfare

Randi Rhodes situation

The Rude Pundit: Reasons to Go Into the Weekend with a Little Touch of Optimism

Heads Up Military Chaplin Giving Prayer

The Un-Rove

Jim DeMint calls President Obama 'world’s best salesman of socialism'

Lou Dobbs showed his true right wing colors last night


Palin's Settlement To Pay State For Children's Travel Doesn't Address Potential Tax Issues

Firms Defraud The US Gov't -- But Get New Gov't Contracts

Oye vey: Michelle Bachmann tells Michael Steele at CPAC: "You be da man!"

does Bobby Jindal know his audience, or is he full of crap?

Honestly, what's the big deal about taxes?

Why is it that the MSM only calls it CLASS WARFARE when THEY have to pay more taxes?

Elder's Meditation of the Day - February 27

Former Guantanamo military prosecutor describes the CIA's "special projects" interrogation plan

Former Guantanamo military prosecutor describes the CIA's "special projects" interrogation plan

Obama's getting a warm reception at Camp Lejeune

the Ugly Bush Stain: Nursing Home Watchdogs Muted

Palin (now) backs parental consent abortion bill

King Abdullah Has No Robes

CPAC Newt ... EYE OF THE TIGER!........

If you think salmonella is bad, watch this.

I was all ready to e-Tune in to Thom Hartmann, but then I remembered he's at CPAC.....

how bad are the "lines" at unemployment? 6-weeks

Judd Gregg may have bowed out due to (lack of) ethics

Listen for the caveats in the President's Iraq speech today

The Cable Bobbleheads have spoken. .All success is because of BUSH..

Spiritual Guide for Economic Bailout-Last Best Opportunity For Sustainable/Ethically Coherent World

Devices aid the deaf by translating sound waves to vibrations

Fundies: Homosexual "parents" have access again to Michigan courts

Dead is dead, RW or LW. The Rocky Mountain News published its last edition today.

Administration blocks more Bush-era oil shale development leases

CBS's Chip Reid Tries Vainly to Defend Trickly Down Voodoonomics from that Pinko Press Chief Gibbs

Senator Leahy's Bush Truth Commission Petition

'Conscience' rule on abortions may be overturned

Wide spread support from the Military for Obama. There you go Gregory!

'Fair Trade' Community Celebrates Rare Victory

Texas poll tax.

GOP govs raise money off Jindal's response

Should we return to the pre-Reagan tax-rates of 70% ?

"Chicago Tea Party Protest" Happens Today at Noon.

Check in here if you are not eligible for unemployment benefits

No equivocation in Obama's Iraq exit pledge today

I'm watching CPAC on c-span 3. So far just whining about CNN mean to gunowners.

My cousin just got laid off.

I just caught a snippet of something disturbing on the radio this morning.

I just caught a snippet of something disturbing on the radio this morning.

I just caught a snippet of something disturbing on the radio this morning.

Jordan, Russia Sign Nuclear Deal

About the Virgin Record Store Closing in SF

Sow this, Asshole

Emergency department mistrust

Pay toilets on airplanes

Is it windoze, or not??? Don't fear the penguin.....

Citi down yet ANOTHER 38% today new 52-week low hit

I don't think I've ever seen the Republicans more edgy and desperate.

Brent Bozell (Bozo) tries to control the media, but EPIC FAILS instead

GOP Leaders Outline Strategy for Opposing Obama’s Budget



Help Me Understand Pelosi's Positions

Support a Truth & Reconciliation Commission = Leahy Petition

Airline wants to charge for using bathroom

You know how opposing armies do prisoner exchanges...

WOW. I am watching CPAC on the SPAN and LMAO

Obama calls Bush before speech to tell him about his Iraq plan . . .

Gen. McCafferty On MSNBC On Obama Iraq Speech: "This Was A Homerun" For Troops In Audience

Who would you rather hang out with? Paul Krugman and Robert Reich or Rush Limbaugh?

McConnell: ‘Who wants to hang out with guys like Paul Krugman…when you can be with Rush Limbaugh!’

"My Friends" I didn't do it.......

People, I've been watching a real zombie movie on another channel over CPAC.

Senate to investigate CIA's actions under Bush

Right-Wing Jewish Leaders Attack Hillary Clinton For Tackling Middle East Conflict

Indiana man says SWAT entered home illegally

The Cheese Sandwich Issue: My Solution To Satisfy The Never Satisfied With Anything.

I think that the GOP is about where segregationists were in 1970

ALL troops out by 2011. All. There you go Gregory/Ricks/Todd

"Harrison Bergeron" by Kurt Vonnegut, because sometimes a cheese sandwich is just a cheese sandwich.

Question about the fairness doctrine...

Foreclosure victim successfully beats back the bank

Stocks continue to fall.

Orlando Tea Party Turns Out 100.

How long before we see debtor's prisons here?

Torching the symbols of affluence in Germany

Contessa Brewer is carrying water for the right wing and upper 2% of income earners.

$hitibank's stock is down to $1.42 a share.......

"All You Zombies" by Robert Heinlein, because sometimes a cheese sandwich is better with tomatoes.

Has anyone verified Jindal's "Rhodes Scholar" credentials?

The way the economy was mis-managed by the Bush Mob...

woohoo, we just got the "Capitol One F-you Letter"

Dobson resigns as chairman of Focus on the Family

We are Number One!

Anybody see TDS last night?

A World of Trouble: Meet the ground truth of the global economic crisis

Yale's Tobin Guides Obama From Grave as Modern Keynesians Eclipse Friedman

Tom DeLay Channels Limbaugh: I Want Obama To Fail

Report: US Won't Attend UN Racism Conference

Georgia arrests revive assisted-suicide debate

Sarah Palin.........the Tax Cheater

VoteVets' Statement on President Obama's Iraq Decision

James Dobson is quitting Link included

California unemployment reaches 10.1%

Wal-Mart worker burns self to death in parking lot

Exclusive: Joe the Plumber suggests some members of Congress should be shot.

What about the mercernaries, ie blackwater goons

Complaint filed over fundraising letter questioning faith of Catholic Democrats...

GOP - Idealogical Purity Is A Sign Of Stagnation

The market looks like it's tanking...

Time to make an EXAMPLE of these thugs: Lewis Staying Mum on Merrill Bonuses

How do you set a time frame for the End of a War?

Citi was down 40% in the pre-open trading today.

Andrea Mitchel sez that there's a big split in the Democratic Party over the Iraq war.

For the record, "Socialism" DOES NOT mean "Forcing everyone to be equal"

How much does "school lunch" cost?

DOJ Move Denied in Court of Appeals (Warrentless Wiretapping)

What luxuries have you had to give up because of the economy?

What happens when Obama doesn't do anything scandalous? Create fictional scandals, of course!

Poor Clint Eastwood bemoans the fact that he can't tell racist jokes anymore

CNBC - "President's War on Wealth?"

Calling for a General Consumers Strike against Credit Card Corps

Enter the Era of Engagement in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Jesus..just looked up the number of forclosed homes in my zip code

One thing's for sure. A lot of THINKING is going on before Obama makes a decision.

Have any one of the idiots who say "Anyone can get a Certificate of Live Birth" ever gotten one

Wapo: 10 Republicans To Watch

Obama and socialism

Reminder: US Health Care System Sucks--We Pay the Most and Get Little to Show for It

Did anyone ever do this study? Buy stocks during the first year of each Democratic...

A conservative journalist isn't an oxymoron...

Keyes military insurrection movement doubles – to 2; while CPAC attendees mock commander in chief

The wingnuts are out in force on the local paper's website today (re: Gitmo)...

THANK President Obama for Overturning the "conscience" anti-choice rule

MSNBC Unveil Online Experience 'Hardball With Chris Matthews'

From Slumdog to slapdog: Child actor beaten by father for refusing to leave shack

McConnell: We May Need “Epiphany” To Keep Specter On Employee Free Choice

Listening to Glen Beck and Bernie whatever is like listening to

Contact Senator Feinstein and request transparency - Senate Investigation

The Budget: Shock and Awe

Why no tax break for renters? Right now, $350 can be written off for every $1000 of mortage

Governor Jindal, Rising G.O.P. Star, Plummets After Speech

AIG Sues U.S. Government to Recover $306 Million in 1997 Taxes

F-22 Cuts?

Lots of dirt being moved around. Surprising amount of new construction going on.

Michael Steele ......

U.S. troops praise Iraq withdrawal: ‘I don’t think we really had a whole lot of direction

Patrick J. Buchanan: Return of the War Party

so when will Trudeau finally introduce Doonsbury readers to his Obama symbol?

You betcha. Discover - 29.99% - Chase-22.99% - f##kers

The Wingnut Revolution

If this doesn't embody the Republican in toto, nothing does! LMFAO

House Judiciary Leaders Speak Out on Texas Judge

Gigantic shitstorm in MN Senate trial

Speediest dental treatments I ever got in my whole life .......

I'll gladly pay DU in 20 for $2.2T today :-D

Sean Hannity Detained By Homeland Security

I thought of a good analogy re pharmacists and birth control

Dallas Morning News responds to Pickle's claim she can't get the newspaper each day

DU Consumer Sentiment Poll

I read all these opinions on credit cards and how they are

Income Disparities - Where Have I Seen This Before? Oh yeah, the 1920s...

for the next x-tian who says we are a *Christian* nation

So, is Bank of America next?



Lord Have Mercy …

If I never see another big box store, it will be too soon ......

Shuster tonight...Amy Goodwin........

Bobby Jindal, part exorcist, part Brady Bunch !

"Help me make it through the night"

Since When Is The School Responsible For Feeding The Children?

Italy: Berlusconi decree legalises anti-immigrant vigilantes

Italy: Berlusconi decree legalises anti-immigrant vigilantes


the abortion Christians

"You be da man!"

I found Joe the Plumber a possible body double...

Ask John Conyers to Lock Up Karl Rove

Favorite Jindal description

Free cheese sandwiches!!!


pbs stevie wonder at the white house

Could this be the future First Dog?

I just wrote my congressman asking him to eliminate volcano monitoring from the budget

Chronicling the Destruction of the GOP: Are Mormons Christian?

Your Charitable Contributions and your feelings about how they are Taxed

Democrats plan to implement the Fairness Doctrine through the back door.

To those like Thomas Ricks who think we'll be obliged to stay in Iraq past Obama's exit date:

Dupe, pls. delete. nt

Obama budget proposal raises $32B by taxing oil companies-companies not happy

Raising taxes on the wealthy

Spending money we don't have.

Consumer Confidence, anyone else hate that bs term?

Wake up Morans!

BAM - 70 Year Old Woman Thwarts Robber with her Emeril Pan

They revealed the identity of a covert CIA agent.

Jindal Versus the Volcano! (Picture)

Jim Cramer: Shortselling The Truth

Fill in the blank:

Lots of whining going on, RE: Senator Kerry setting limits on partying by TARP-funded banks

Obama Proposes New Wireless Spectrum Fee ($500 million per carrier, per year)

Violence between repo men, car owners rising

Anuzis joins Newt Gingrich's campaign against EFCA

Boner ...... does anyone else have orange skin?

Boner ...... does anyone else have orange skin?

The graphic for the Fox News Web Site lead story is funny, but only in a mind-numbingly pathetic way

A great "Twitter" about CPAC

CREDO Action: Send Karl Rove to Jail.

Black Dress, White Pearls Shine in First Lady's Portrait

Forget it

?Any body else notice that under Bush, everyday brought a new insult

Operation Mind Fuck and Cheese Sandwiches for Poor Kids....

OK Dumbass Politicians Should Step Down Regardless of Bigotry

Official Portrait of First Lady Michelle Obama - pic

Have any of you ever applied for a Credit Card with an 18%+ rate?

The protest republican tea parties - are they as big of a joke as I am thinking? Or more?

Governor declares Feb. as the "Month of Marriage".

Frangela has been the replacement for Randi Rhodes in SF and they've been great know what to do... (Jindal goes to Disneyworld)_

OMG!1!1 DU this poll RIGHT NOW

Hundreds attend global warming conference, tempers were

will the nightmare ever end?

Federal government is funding a $5 Million media campaign that extols the virtues of marriage

So the Lunch Fairy suddenly gives all kids lunch automatically. Next day, cool kids bring lunch

"make sure you've got a year's income-worth of savings"

Should corporations be replaced with successful structure of credit unions (co-ops)?

14-year-old Isaraeli bride divorces 17-year-old 'husband'

14-year-old Isaraeli bride divorces 17-year-old 'husband'

Teacher Tells Student to "Go Back to Africa"

Children need to eat to learn.

Children need to eat to learn.

Octopus opens valve, floods Santa Monica aquarium

Ever notice that anti-gov't "free market" types always cite rosy govt inflated economic numbers?

BEATING A DEMON Physical Dimensions of Spiritual Warfare December 1994 By Bobby Jindal

Wiki's new Jindal posting.

Ya' Know...that Oldie DU'er "Wetzel Bill" had some good thoughts here...

GOP Senator Bunning Threatens To Resign To Hurt His Party

I didn't know The Nation had a sports correspondent

Bank Bust Friday !!!!

Breastfeeding While Driving? WTF?

Criticizing Ty'Sheoma Bethea

The Wingnut Revolution

Michelle Bachmann to Michael Steele: "YOU BE DA MAN!! YOU BE DA MAN!!"

Delay says the enemy is the left

We've seen this happen before.

We've seen this happen before.

Civil Liberties Advocates Calls for Senate Intelligence Investigation to be Public


LIVE: Example of Freepers Taken In By White Supremecist Rumormongering

Porn in the USA: Conservatives are biggest consumers (Duh!)

Dayton Mother Caught Breast Feeding, cell phone talking and Driving

Over/Under for 2010.....

HORTON: Crimes and Secrets, and Foggo

Tea Party -- Cleveland

Court: VA Man Owns 1776 Copy of Declaration of Independence

Today’s Recession is Already Far Worse than 1982

US won't participate in racism conference

Natural Living advocates: the reusable toilet wipe

9th Circuit denies ban on Grace witness attendance

Michele Bachmann's "You be da man" was just aired on MSNBC.

Michele Bachmann's "You be da man" was just aired on MSNBC.

Dear God: Puh-leeze let the Republicans piss of this guy ROYALLY! Pretty Please!!! (with sugar)

How did the Repubs stay in power stay in power (Congress) from 1995-2007?

Damn greedy kids thinking they can eat regular food without paying first?

Rep. Jerry Costello (D-IL) zings Republican's lack of cooperation on stimulus bill

Bankers who make millions get more costly tax-subsidized lunches

Californians and other westerners! Go look outside at the moon RIGHT NOW!

5 year old Nick watches a Wizards/Bulls basketball game with the President - pics

Who'll be the next Reagan? (Fox News report on CPAC)

“Enact fertility laws”, LTTE Press-Enterprise, Riverside CA

Obama tells us how his budget is different than George Bush's

It's Jindalriffic!!! From the department of Hypocrisy

What Will Happen to Ancient Art in the Taliban’s Swat?

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!!

Do house appraisals account for condition of the house?



Caption This

Which is the more important issue?

RNC Finance Director Quits

I don't understand. Clinton had higher approval ratings than Reagan. Gore should have won solidly

Do you agree with Prez. Obama's 19 month time-line ending the Iraq 'combat mission'... poll being Freeped: Palin wins 72% - 28%

Just read the thread about cheese sandwiches and kids.

Ryannair wants pay toilets on flights

There is NO such thing as Clean Coal!

Oh, You Wacky Fascists and Your Outrage!

Argh. Most Schools Don't Give Courtesy Lunches

Them & Their Silly Tea Party

*Attention: Supporters of Leonard Peltier! *

Chris Brown, who allegedly punched & bit Rihanna, is "reflective & saddened," also "really happy"

== Obama vs. The Fear = By Mark Morford

What this guy is talking about is treason.

AP: Court rejects Obama bid to stop wiretapping suit

Vice President Joe Biden at University of Pennsylvania today - pics

Holy shit, Faux-liberal man! Is this DU?

Newly released Beatles song! Revolution I. All ten minutes of it. Please to enjoy.

Rummy At A Bus Stop: “But I didn’t order those things.”

Westridge Capital Owners Arrested (Charged w/ Federal Finance Crimes "to Furnish Lavish Lifestyles")

Nickle and diming the American public to death in the not so friendly skies

Word from the Porn Belt: Do as I say, Not As I Do

Gang activity in Lexington Count SC., Deputy Sheriff ambushed, February 8.

You knew it was coming.......Airline considers "fee to pee"

'Real Time" w/Bill Maher guests...

You know what happens to kids who are shamed all the time?

Senate Bars FCC from Revisiting the Fairness Doctrine....

The Annoying Sound Stores Use To Drive Youngins Away

Anger Rises Among Unemployed Over Governors Who Want To Reject Stimulus Funds

Obama's budget calls for 2.9% military pay raise

How to make $60K in 4 days.

You Say You Want A Revolution...

Seriously, freakin' honeybee insurance?

The Snuggie... "Let's call it what it really is...

Why did the John Adams mini-series get so much hype?

The War on the Repo Man

Yahoo headline - "Wyeth giving top execs $22M due to Pfizer deal"

Top Dems Planning Amped Up Efforts To Elevate Rush As GOP’s Public Face

Did the Republicans shoot themselves in the foot when they went nativist on the immigration issue?

You know how they say "Life is a comedy to those who think and a tragedy to those who feel?"

CIA Awkwardly Debriefs Obama On Creation Of Crack Cocaine

Rachel you got to be shitting me... LAHAYE!!!!!!!!!!!!!! BLOODY LAHAYE!!!!!!!

I feel weird about getting a tax refund in these economic times

Maira Kalman's exposé on Lincoln in the NY Times

America's Stupid Health Care Debate: Canada's Successful Approach To Health Care

Book Signings: Joe the Plumber vs. Ann Coulter

So DC only gets the vote if they allow unlimited unregistered automatic weapons

Please excuse my "appeal to authority." Because Eleanor Roosevelt

Cold Cheese Lunch for Kids Whose Parents Can't Pay

Jindal Admits Katrina Story Was False

Anyone else think that 22-37% Credit Card interest rates are bankrupting the country?

Workers Unrest and Protests Spreading Across Europe

If you are a homeowner, may I ask you a question?

Coworker said to me all schools need are chalkboards and books

Need help finding an editorial cartoon

Ok...who here actually likes their congressperson?

Some Friday TOONS.....

There are more than 2,000,000 alcohol related deaths world wide every year

"If doctors are forced to provide abortions, many will leave the profession rather than do them."

Know your opposition -- Congressman John Boehner

Abu Dhabi Gets Interest Payments From CITI. Meanwhile U.S. Taxpayers Get Diluted Common Stock

This coming like a Ghost Town (scene inside the once-throbbing Vallco Mall, Cupertino, CA)

Parents complaining about cheese sandwiches are not low income

OMG!!! Biden's Worst Gaffe Ever!

Jacquielynn Floyd: It's time to ban sale, breeding of pit bulls

In light of Ryannair's announcement of possibly

DEA to halt medical marijuana raids

Worse than the serving of free cheese sandwiches is the amount

OK **enough** about kids getting a damn "free lunch" with your nickel.

My Humble Attempt to Reduce the Rotation of Vonnegut in his Grave…

Phasing out the Charitable Contribution Deduction.

I was in an emergency room for a couple hours last night

I don't mind paying taxes so that all children can have a decent hot nutritious school lunch

Do any of you actually know WHY the school-lunch program started?

Everything you need to know about Obama's close friend and Press Secretary Bobby Gibbs.

CBS (Yes CBS) Asks: Time For Marijuana Legalization?

Kerry to flat-earth mouthpiece George Will: I'll debate you on global warming

Paul Krugman is completely in the tank over the Obama budget.....

A Movement Permeated by Fear and Driven by Greed

Shock and Awful: Modern American War Stories (Illustrated--You Have Been Warned)

Shock and Awful: Modern American War Stories (Illustrated--You Have Been Warned)

Animated video that explains the credit crisis very clearly

When We Didn't Have the Option of Cheese Sandwiches. It Was Paid Lunch, Free Lunch Or Homemade

Crane Cams shuts down, workers laid off

My son gets free lunch.

The face of modern hunting

King County Cops Beat Up On 15 Year Old Girl

Who here knows what the game "Tiddlywinks" is...?

New budget to eliminate tax incentives for charitable donations?

Question for men please - why are these men doing this?

What are people's impressions about the amount of a certain anti-child

Consumer Reports releases latest top-5 all-round car brands list.

Consumer Reports releases latest top-5 all-round car brands list.

John McCain Backs Obama Iraq Pullout Plan

*** DUzy Awards for week ending February 27, 2009 ***

Ronald Reagan told fibs all the time and got away with it.

This was mostly an anti-occupation site. Obama announces the occupation's end and . . . silence

So my son is home and sleeping in his co-sleeper next to me...

Asshole at bar didn't leave me a tip because I wouldn't call him a cab

I can't decide on which home correspondence course to buy

12 million views in one month, 33,000 comments

Anyone watched CSI earlier?

FYI you stalking freaks. Joaquin Phoenix is on Dave.

ROFL!! Girl is scared to death of pickles!

Bill Maher is on Tavis Smiley right now. Good stuff...

So when did an old baseball player become a birth control pill...

Might as well face it

It's not about a cheese sandwich at all.

Airports are hell.

I am getting a tax refund, that is a relief.

I'm making candy

I love Kung Pao Chicken but I hate peanuts.

Caboodle Ranch (taking care of the kittehs)

My life is a house

My life is a house

Tonight's phrase is "Weren't you going to release the fuck?"

Hey music aficionados - Help me win tickets to see Clapton and Winwood!

"What, no fucking ziti now?" Fine Cooking's recipe for Baked Ziti with Tomato, Mozzarella & Sausage

I'm almost becoming numb to how crappy things are going (worst month ever)

I've been saying the word "fuck" too fucking much lately.

There's SPAM in GD!!

The news just doesn't have the same humor factor it did before Bush left.

Good morning Lounge

Is it safe to eat a thawed frozen entree?

I filled my gas tank yesterday for $3.57

Is it safe to eat an uncooked, raw, frozen pizza straight from the box?

Why is Dr. Phil talking about the octomom? I thought he was like a therapist

I've been drooling for steamed artichoke for weeks now and they just don't have any good ones!!!

Shitty comments on my Facebook after I posted DU link

A friend/makeout buddy of mine has announced that she's engaged.

Roll Call! Who's still up?

be bop a loop

May I get a personal favor?

Today's fun fact: Robbie Nevil once tried out for Yes.

In The Know Should We Be Shaming Obese Children More. (Onion)

Dear sir/madam: Please subscribe to my guru services

I would be MUCH more interested to find out which du'ers you DON'T want to meet

I made pannekoekens last night for dinner.

Fuck, I think my monitor is dead, or dying.

Global Warming ALERT. Penguins are turning to prostitution.

Are Violent Video Games Adequately Preparing Children For The Apocalypse?

What's the big deal?

Asterisk vs. Asterix

Waffles or pancakes?

Is this a form of revenge?

OK, I feel stupid admitting this but I am scared to death of the howling

Does anyone else hate the ink from newspapers?

Nothing Happening At The Libree Today

Do you give a damsel-based or maiden-based diet to your assorted lycanthrope and wurm?

Weird Al Tribute Thread...

Anyone know how the dude at the libree is doing. Did his eyes burnout from staring at BB's boobies

It's lunch time. I wish I had a nice cheese sandwich. n/t

Is it safe to eat a raw, dead, unjugged rabbit fish?

Which was the sillier Lounge running gag?

I am haunted by gremlins at work!

Peeps Diorama Contest 2009

Okay, I'm OLD!! I LOVE VH1 classic in the morning!

One reason to love Lent:

I'm probably not going to Pron

If you're not Battlestar Galactica, you're dead to TWoP

Cheese sandwich?

My AWWWWWW alert meter maxed out on these!

GM Spins off Opel - WTF???

Argh I Just Found A Used Q-Tip At The Libree

Pics Of My Ride To Work This Morning:

Star Trek:TNG on Family Guy

how the heck am I supposed to walk by the dessert table

how the heck am I supposed to walk by the dessert table

Holy Fuk, Febree Is Almost Over

I have a hankerin' for a grilled cheese sandwich for some reason

To All You That Changed You DU Name

I'm probably not going to spawn.

OK I Give Up On People

Today's Oblique Strategy: Lowest Common Denominator

As an IT guy, I highly recommend this free program

Libree Dejavu The Same Thing Is Happening Today

My punishment for 2 weeks of slackerdom...

Are NJ B**bs Better Then Delaware B**bs?

Life is full of important choices

Listening to my nostalgic playlist

I just learned that my godmother has been diagnosed w/ terminal cancer

I just learned that my godmother has been diagnosed w/ terminal cancer

I hear someone two cubicles over playing Styx

What Smiley do you find the most annoying or useless ?

What's the biggest tip you've ever given to someone?

When I hear someone say, _______ is as cute as a button.

Appreciation Thread to Anyone who has made themselves Vulnerable here at DU.

Obama enters the Matrix

Any Jackson MS - area DUers: we're playing Saturday night at Hal & Mal's

I'm feeling REAL sexy baby...

Enough of GD for today.

Talk Like a Pirate Day is fun. I'm glad there isn't Talk Like a Freeper Day.

I need an excuse

I want to send a big platter of cheese sandwiches to the Mod Hot Tub...

This is not about Bobby Jindal

So far, MLB Spring Training is sucking the big one.

A prime example of the disrespect I will not tolerate

I have a date tonight!

I have a date tonight!

Worst College Course ever? A food-blogging class for $800

Here at the happy hippie Boulder coffee shop.

Are there any DUers in the Richmond Jail that need to be bailed out?


Foot long cheese sandwich hold the double meat seafood on italian. Mayo, lettuce. tomato, onion. n/t

Instead of folding laundry I baked cinnamon pinwheels

High-larious thread juxtaposition in GD:

I'm probably not going to Prom.

Does anyone want my cheese sandwhich?

The Official Lounge Cheese Sandwich Thread

TGIF - anyone else?

Need To See Some NJ B**bs

The First Family has announced the First CreekPuppy...

Well I'm visiting BeachBaby and we hit a deer in her cheese sandwich

Words of the day: Change any post to include "cheese sandwich"

Name 3 cheese sandwiches you think ended too soon...

Well I'm visiting BeachBaby and we hit a cheese sandwich in her car

I guess I am lucky to have missed it, but what the hell is going on with cheese?

Do Raves Still Happen?

Do Raves Still Happen?

Do Raves Still Happen?

Cheese Sandwich Pron... yes there is a fetish just for the GD

The *official* Lounge Cheese Sandwich Thread

12-hour Viagra-fuelled orgy ends in cheese sandwich

How can they give cheese sandwiches out to the lactose intolerant?

All this talk about cheese sandwiches is making me hungry!

You know what my hot dog needs? Mac and Cheese.

Cheesus Christ!! (on a cracker??!!)

Video game violence

Where I see myself in the future:

Damn I Think I Have A Date Tonight

Someone hold me....

Happy Birthday, Blueraven95!

Reasons the United Kingdom is weird, #1: The Krankies

Ye Gods, this place has gotten lame

Friday joke time! Post a joke here for all to enjoy!

Pick Your Favorite 80's Song

Oh the huge manatee

Oh the huge manatee

Goddamn Norton sucks the big green one.

Go into the light, until we meet again.

is it just me or does Elton FINALLY look at peace?

The biggest consumer (per capita) of Internet Porn is

Right Now...

If you come home and find your significant other sleeping, do you....

Meet the Freepers.

breast feeding 15 yr-old mom, on her iphone, is told to "go back to africa" in the free lunch line

kitten picture of the day for friday february 27

Idiots who aren't fit to run their own lives, check in here.

It;s 52 and pouring rain. Tomorrow a big snow storm. The roads up here

ode to the eggwhite omelet

Two WGN anchors have fun during commercial link

Tonight at Tavernertavern: Russian River Damnation Batch 23

I am Approved

Favorite member of Tenacious D?

your favorite alternative software

12-hour cheese sandwich-fuelled orgy ends in death

Foot long double meat seafood on italian. Mayo, lettuce. tomato, onion. n/t

Ewww! Denise Crosby was a porn star?!

Listening to a Bowie bootleg from the Thin White Duke Tour: should I assume he's coked out?

Eggplant parmesan - capers or no capers?

Okay, finished my online course session for tonight. I can play for a little while

Our lapdog is dead. Guess why? Shasta.

Self Deleted.

I'd like to create a cheese sandwich that never dies.

Movie TRIVIA: Who (famous actor) was this character based upon?

Alphacat rocks the house!!

friends are important

Post your best cheese sandwich recipe

I put "n/t" the subject line of my OP and people still looked

My herb garden

It's Godzilla Bukkakke night.

After pouring some beverage into a glass, do you say "I have PORN the beverage"?

What does this mean

You're just a dude with a stilted attitude, that you learned from TV

don't forget to look at the Moon and Venus tonight

DUzy Awards for the week are up in GD

I can always count on the Lounge, for good answers and snark!

Husbands version 2.0

Jo Jo's hair is very sexy tonight

I am heading to Target, anyone need anything?

Must be "Super Shitty Artless Singer" day on Oprah - it's the shitbag who sang at the Superbowl

I just damn near burned my house down

A brand new work of fractal art, just finished. (1024x768 pic)

Best Current Female Singer


Explain this:

Why is it that the spates of "I'm putting you on ignore" seem to have slowed?

My Head Did Split Open And Out Came Seven Bright Orange...

How come in this first lord of the rings movie

wow tough fucking crowd tonight

This is why I pay cash at the pump

Dryer balls

My head hurts.

What does this mean

Hug me

She couldn't decide what she wanted to watch so she just kicked back and relaxed!

Sometimes I think living the like Unibomber could be nice.

You see Republicans, this is cool.

My next dog, I think.

I'm probably not going to Prom.

the tornado siren has been going off here all afternoon

Well I'm visiting BeachBaby and we hit a deer in her car

We had roasted veggies & pasta a la Midlo tonight

Jonesing on John Denver tonite

Which post apocalyptic future would you most look foward to?

I just put myself on ignore.

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Fri 2/27/2009)

Cheese sandwiches are very nutritious

12-hour Viagra-fuelled orgy ends in death

Look who's on Facebook! - any feedback?

Californians and other westerners! Go look outside at the moon RIGHT NOW!

One More week till PHISH MELTS FACES again!

Request for the Lounge artists:

Kitty salad


Just got home from Hamlet!

Well, you got your fucking wish. I'm leaving DU.

Twins spank the Wank

Why must TV watchers have to deal with these sick commercials?

Is DU broken or some shit?

Will cheese sandwiches turn into the next

Do you give a grain-based or meat-based diet to your dogs and cats?

CBS' "Flashpoint": Worst TV Show Ever?

Are you scared of clowns?

It's TIME, need ADVICE!1 Spain!1

Help me name my next sockpuppet:

I got nothing to say and no one to say it to.


I am watching Dead Like Me on DVD again, I could be a reaper.

Need lounge opinion

Vibe update...

Every sperm is sacred.Every sperm is great.

*YOU* could win a date with the "star" of Rock of Love season 2 AND Charm School

Try not to eat it all in one sitting

I am in a bad mood today and to top it off my bathroom sink pipe by the wall is leaking.

Breaking: Olive Garden to serve a cold cheese sandwich no matter what you order.

Bands/singers who reference themselves in their songs...

What is the name of the BSG episode from last week?

Nipple hairs

Dell Mini-9 microlaptop for 200 bucks. One day only

Oh My Goth!!! What's your goth name?

It's FRIDAY night!! What exciting things are you doing?

Yahoo Question...How did 1 cheese sandwich kill 20 million people?

So the soon to be ex is not even getting a lawyer and will not

Brains! BRAINS!

Things that sound cooler than they are

Our laptop is dead. Guess why? Vista.

How do you refer to this current decade?

DUers and their critters pic thread

Favorite Fleetwood Mac song

President Obama has put me out of a job, and I'm glad

"You're not beautiful. You're pretty. But no, not beautiful."

If the Lounge were an English Pub......

Replace any word in a song title with "cheese sandwich"

Okay, enough with the cheese. How about something that isn't - Velveeta.

An open letter to all of our lurking Republicans

Irrational but well rounded

My PC is slow, slow, slow.

I did a stupid thing and have a stupid question

I remember the night with all the flares...please be patient with me while I write

Question to medical professionals or just smart people: When you see a movie where a character

Your coolest work moment ever?

Name 3 shows you think ended too soon...

BSG = giant snooze fest tonight.

** Support a Truth & Reconciliation Commission = Leahy Petition **

Hairy Legs

Warning: I'm going to brag about my kid

I think Twister has its place for children and adults alike.

MODS: 2nd Dupe cuz I'm that dumb. Please DELETE

Mitt Romney has to sell his "cabin".

In Bush parlance: Republans are doin' a heckuva job! HuffPo great roundup

Gallup: 59% of Americans on Housing Aid: Unfair but Necessary

More RW lies pushed by Drudge/CBS about Hillary & Israel

Iraq Withdrawal Plan Gains G.O.P. Support

I was so wrong about the GOP!

South Caroilinians listen up. We need to support the President.

How many troops should Obama should leave in Iraq?

About Obama's Birth Certificate

Stunning. Bush dazzled us with lies and scandals. Obama is using action and progress. How Dare He !

Chess? Checkers? Russian Roulette?

U.S. Ready to Respond to N.Korea Missile; May Shoot Missle Down With Obama's OK

Linear vs Global thinkers. Obama is solving a Rubik's Cube. GOP and media are playing checkers.

Rhetoric vs. Reality: The Budget and the Campaign Promises

Watching the CPAC event, I'm very confident Democrats are in really good shape

MODS: Dupe. please delete cuz I'm too dumb to know how

Jindal - "The Quitter" (editorial cartoon)

Michelle. Get a bichon with a puppy cut!

I just emailed Arlen Specter, my Senator, and asked for his

Finally got my Inauguration Pics. My Fav, A Woman

11:45 Obama @ Camp Lejuene Livestream

Clinton to Pick Human Rights Activist as Assistant Secretary of State

Will all these soldiers applaud??? Obama addressing

Bill Clinton #2. An essential record of fiscal responsibility.

Can you folks explain why the cuts in Medicare?

Is it too late to tap Dionne Warwick for Commerce Secretary?

Is it too late to tap Dionne Warwick for Commerce Secretary?

Today our country begins to heal from Iraq. Obama's speech will...

John Bolton jokes about nuking Chicago, entire CPAS audience erupts in laughter

N.C. Marine charged with threatening Obama

He Is Ending The War

Obama Remarks at Troop Withdrawal Announcement (TRANSCRIPT)

Day-um! That GDP revision could have been even worse

He Is Ending The War

White House Middle Class Task Force meeting now to discuss green jobs

The new standard for wingnut whining

Here comes the spin...

Do we have our own CPAC?

WOW-A president that says what he will do and does what he said he would do!!!

Overall, Obama's policies so far are

Black History Month Etch A Sketch by George Vlosich III

I've been watching CPAC for only two minutes, and I'm already laughing my ass off

WH: Obama called Bush "as a courtesy" right before his Iraq speech

Governor Piyush "Bobby" Jindal : Liar

Why would you want to be smart like Krugman when you can be dumb like Limbaugh?

HIV-Infected Blood Sent To Obama

HIV+ blood sent to Obama


AP: Mayor who sent watermelon e-mail says he'll resign

President Obama to Iraq: "The United States pursues no claim on your territory or your resources."

How do we get real change ?

Pitch: Bring back the X-Files, but Mulder and Scully move from FBI to the SEC

Check these "COLB FACTS" [sic] out if you are bored

Watch CPAC LIVE on Talkingpointsmemo: Ron Paul speaking. Mittens up next.

Mrs. Bush said she did not watch President Obama's address to Congress on Tuesday night because she

It Sickens Me That MSM Is Trying To Say Dems Are Against Pres. Obama's Iraqi Withdrawal......

Are you ready to attend a state dinner?

"Mom Always Said Not To Tell Bald Faced Lies In Front Of Millions Of People"

todays art

MSNBC has David Gregory anchor Obama's Iraq announcement so he can TRY TO ruin it.

'Tampa Tea Party' Pours Scorn On Stimulus Package

anyone else catch "Stevie Wonder in Concert at the White House" last night . . .

Obama gives Bush a courtesy call before announcing his Iraq withdrawal plan

Does the stupid never end? Now Newt opens his big dirty gob.

50, 000 residual troops has such a soothing tone.


Obama calls Bush about Iraq war today

Palin leads GOP presidential poll

John McCain just claimed the compromised "withdrawal" as his own.

Senate to probe Bush-era interrogation program

Most Iraqis Welcome Obama's Pullout Plan

John Yang, WH reporter for MSNBC, said it really struck him that Obama "went out of his way to

They should reassign all problem FEMA mgmt to Alaska.

Chairman Kerry Statement on President Obama's Iraq Plan

Mayor to quit over Obama watermelon e-mail

What's the difference between a combat troop and a non-combat troop (other than pay-scale)?

Troop levels down BY 100,000 in 19 months, not TO...BY .

LOL! "Brightest hopes" of the GOP for 2012, stumping for John McCain

PBS - Newshour Interview with our President on this hour, and BTW,

COMBAT troops out by Aug. 2010...ALL TROOPS out by the end of 2011

lol, Peggy Noonan to republicans:

How do all the people on DU who describe Obama as Centrist or Center-Right

That was fast! Today, I got my paycheck, and the stimulus package

REALITY CHECK: Barack Obama is leaving roughly 100,000 U.S. troops

U.S. troops praise Iraq withdrawal; Also, VoteVets' response

Obama: I intend to remove all U.S. troops from Iraq by the end of 2011.

Who's watching the Bull-Wizards game? They just showed President Obama

Will Obama figure out soon enough that he can't trust Wall St. fuck-ups to fix economy?

Rep. Tom Price: "American-principled policies are endangered by this administration"

McCain disagrees with Obama on Afghanistan- Wants More than 17000 Troops

"30 Rock" is running for President in 2012.

Of the top 15 states in the country with HHI of $200K or more, Obama won 14

This is a wonderful speech this morning.

What's up with the dueling transcripts? (Jindal - CNN and Faux)

Nation Editor Katrina vanden Heuvel and Karl Rove on ABC's "This Week" on Sunday!

CNN Headline : How to get Michelle Obama's toned arms

Obama vs. Osama

Chuck Todd is an A**Hole...

Krugman: A very, very good budget

Is it worth around $10-$20/month to fight global warming?

Laughing At ALL Our Problems AND I'm Still Laughing Right Now.... BUT Tonight

Protesters hold anti-stimulus “tea party” at the Capitol- Atlanta

Obama approval up to 67% in latest Gallup Tracking Poll

Congress needs to prevent the estate tax from going to 0% in 2010

Where is Bush II's birth certificate?

Should the US lift the embargo on Cuba?

I'm already tired about this Twitter business......

Not impressed with Obama's Iraq announcement

AP Source: Obama to rescind Bush abortion rule

Jim Bunning Threatens To Resign From Senate To Hurt GOP »

You asked for a miracle, Republicans? I give you the AWB.

Gregg aided former base as he invested there

My health care letter to President Obama

Jindal Admits Katrina Story Was False

What about the Embassy we built in Iraq?

Where was all the crying about charities when they were repealing the estate tax?

Barack Obama Alley, NYC

PHOTO Go on then, let's get it over with: caption it.

Anyone else find issue with these statements from todays speech?

PHOTOS A face in the crowd (Washington Wizards v Chicago Bulls) UPDATED

Michelle Obama's official WH photo

Question for DUers who watch TV all day

That is MY PRESIDENT, Obama attends Bulls/Wizards and sits courtside, not in box. . .

hi all!been gone awhile...what did i miss?

Michelle Obama Official Portrait Released (PHOTO)

Everybody SMILE! NYT - "Obama’s Budget Plan Sweeps Away Reagan Ideas"

Republicans will never be cool.

The most ignorant stupid MOFO dumb racist hick of the Year Nomination

Corporate Media - The Primary Threat To Obama's Progressive Goals

James Carville rips Santelli, Jindal in latest article.

Jewish Leaders Blast Hillary CLinton, Imply She is Two-Faced

Secy Gates was actually beaming when Obama walked into the hall

The odds are good that Rupert Murdoch and Sean Hannity will cause an assassination attempt

The year is 2003, and it's the Progressive Political Action Conference

Roland Burris' attorney warns against special election

I support escalation in Afghanistan and Pakistan

Barnes and Noble Store Window Features Obama Alongside Monkey Book *UPDATE*

Can someone explain how this ISN'T a marriage penalty?

Congress Considers Journalist Shield Law

Congress Considers Journalist Shield Law

I Wonder What Those Who Called Obama "An Empty Suit" Think Now

GOP 'embraces' black culture

GOP 'embraces' black culture

Congressman Wants Military Aid To Israel Reassessed

British author: Rabin asked King Hussein to arrange secret visit with Saddam

U.S. Is Said to Agree to Raise Stake in Citigroup

Afghans protest against foreign troops

Israel tightens Jerusalem security fearing protests

Wall Street rates poorly for ethics, honesty: poll

Iraqis 'impatient' for handover

Thailand: More beheadings in troubled Muslim south

Senate to investigate CIA's actions under Bush

China denounces US 'rights abuse'

AP Exclusive: Gregg had stake in, won aid for base

U.S. GDP revised to decline of 6.2% in fourth quarter

Senate Committee to Probe CIA Interrogation Methods

Stonewalling in Style: Bank of America Subpoenaed

Administration blocks more Bush-era oil shale development leases

SEC alerted (by whistleblower) about Stanford in 2003

Obama Plans to End Combat Mission in Iraq by August 2010

'Secret' Taliban talks under way

(U.S. contractors) Book casts harsh light on former hostage in Colombia

James Dobson resigns as Focus on the Family chair

Pilgrim's Pride To Idle 3 U.S. Plants, Affecting 3K Employees

Senate election trial: Counties ordered to check ballots

Army: Enemy fire caused copter collision in Iraq (last month)

AP Source: Obama to rescind Bush rule for medical providers who refuse service on moral basis

Iraqi government careless about its own refugees – (Displacement and Migration) minister

Most Iraqis Welcome Obama's Pullout Plan

Chicago Man Arrested for Allegedly Targeting Obama With HIV-Infected Blood

In hard times, more U.S. women try to sell their eggs

Antigua Senate approves seizure of Stanford land

Terror suspects win bail battle (UK)

U.S. regulators close banks in Nevada, Illinois

(Ne) High court upholds firing of trooper in KKK case

El Dorado Pilgrim's Pride Plant Closing (3000 jobs lost)

Ohio’s jobless rate hits 8.8% in January

Jewish Leaders Blast Clinton Over Israel Criticism

Obama Sets End to US Combat in Iraq by Aug. 2010 (All Troops Out by End of 2011)

World faces last chance to avoid fatal warming: EU

(Nebraska) High court upholds firing of trooper in KKK case

US Soldier convicted in beating death

Canadian Jets scrambled to intercept Russian Jet

Panel: Raise gas tax, charge drivers by the mile

Secret Coleman-Lawyer E-Mails Reveal Intentional Hiding Of Witness

Senate to investigate CIA's actions under Bush

Wal-Mart worker burns self to death in parking lot

Acquitted ex-president returns home to Serbia

US charges Stanford with massive Ponzi scheme

James Dobson resigns as Focus on the Family chair

Think tank urges Obama to act now on reversing U.S. Cuba policy (Brookings)

Agents violated human rights at Guantanamo, UN report finds

Venezuela's Chavez says Fidel Castro appears in Havana

National Guard is pulling out of New Orleans

U.S. to control up to 36% of Citi (announced this morning)

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday February 27

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Friday February 27

Schwarzenegger declares Calif. drought emergency

US, Afghans, Pakistan see 'common threat'

Tibetan monk sets himself on fire - activist group

Colombian bases could accept more US planes: official

Court Rejects Obama Bid to Stop Wiretapping Suit

GE slashes quarterly dividend 68% to 10 cents

Some say Bunning, in frustration, hinted he may quit GOP seat

Jindal Admits Katrina Story Was False

U2 Responds to Critics of Their Deal With the Taxman

Romney home robbed, say police

US won't participate in racism conference

Ed McMahon has been hospitalized for month, "serious condition"

Mayor to quit over Obama watermelon e-mail

Vatican rejects bishop's apology for 'harm and hurt' of Holocaust denial

U.S. says Canada the top source for ecstasy

China scorns U.S. rights record in tit-for-tat exchange

Bush should have executed Gitmo detainees, says former CIA officer

Arizona AG: Marijuana Legalization Could curb Meixican Drug Cartel Warfare

'Conscience' rule on abortions may be overturned

Senator (Jim DeMint) calls Obama 'world’s best salesman of socialism'

California unemployment rate reaches 10.1%

Arsonists Torch Berlin Porsches, BMWs on Economic Woe

Afghanistan foreign minister disputes poll showing decrease in Afghan support for NATO

HOT GOP On GOP XXX Action - Break Room Live

Germany.. Obama Angel

Protest group wants murder conviction for BART officer

UK......Shrivelled Liberties

Exclusive: Taliban mediators and Western officials in secret talks

Save Tara Valley

Samuel Joseph Wurzelbacher (the tax evading non-plumber) talks about his trip to Israel

Report Shows CONSERVATIVE Media Bias

Bushed: KO updates us on the Anthrax attacks and investigations

Nellie McKay performs "Feminism"

Keith Olberman Worst: Rick Santelli's Rant

Citigroup's Special Treatment

CNN's Rick Sanchez: Pakistan Gives The Taliban Millions Of Dollars

KO & Robert Reich discuss Obama's budget, raising taxes on the rich

Power Shift: Youth Climate Activists Swarm D.C. for Weekend of Lobbying

President Obama Announces Drawdown From Iraq

Rachel Maddow interviews Iraq veteran Paul Rieckhoff on Obama's proposed troop draw down

Just how important is Obama's EDUCATION stimulus?

Hypocrisy Watch - 2.26.09 (Mitch McConnell)

CPAC Splishing and a splashing...

CPAC Sarah and Mike Huckabee

Jim Cramer: Shortselling The Truth

President Obama Announces Iraq Troop Withdrawal

Countdown: Jindal-Gate - "The Governor Lied Like Hell on Tuesday"

Young Turks: What If Republicans Had Gotten Their Way with Social Security?

Is this crossing the line?

Rachel Maddow: Iraq Study Group's Charles Duelfer on Reasons for War

Rush Limbaugh On Why Women Don't Like Him

MSNBC:'s Chairman Discussing President Obama's Afghanistan Troop Increase

The Oracle with Max Keiser - 27 February 2009

Campaign to close down School of The Americas

Exclusive: Joe the Plumber suggests some members of Congress should be shot.

"Tea Party" protesters believe Obama not US-born

Real Time w/ Bill Maher 2/27: Opening Monologue, Bank of America Ad Parody

Tucker Carlson Booed At CPAC

McConnell On Rush Limbaugh

RUSH LIMBAUGH - I Hope he fails!

Young Turks: Cenk on Jindal - 'Lesson is You're a G*ddamned Liar'

Countdown: GOP CPAC Looniness - Eugene Robinson on Joe Plumber 'The Guy is an Idiot'

What Is This Place?

Real Time w/ Bill Maher 2/27: George Stephanopoulos 'Weren't We Going to Mars?'

Rachel Maddow: Wingnut Inmates Take Over The Conservative Asylum

Whitehouse: To Fix Damage Left by Bush, We Must Learn the Truth

Young Turks: Michael Steele Steps Up the Goofy

TYT: Cenk Enjoys CNBC's Santelli Getting Busted Up By Matt Lauer

Pull plug on decades of failed Cuba policy (Tampa Bay Times editorial)

TYT: Obama's Treasury Secretary Doesn't Understand System is Broken

'Playa' Steele

David Horsey cartoon: Two minutes before Obama introduces his latest nominee....

Soylent Red, White and Blue

A CPAC Prediction: Another Ann Coulter Tantrum

All the News that’s Fit to Spit

Conservative Virtues, Then and Now

Paul Krugman: Stress test this

AP Raw Video: Deputy Shown Assaulting Teen Girl

CPAC Idiocies and Whackjobberies

Backstage at the theater of 'terror'

Countdown: Michelle Bachmann Being a 'Moran' at CPAC "Taxation WITH Representation"

AlterNet: Why the Dark Secrets of the First Gulf War Are Still Haunting Us

Recession's Grip Tightens

Afghanistan + More Troops = Catastrophe

Rocky Mountain News: Goodbye Colorado

Palin and Jindal: The best the Republicans can do?

The GOP's Anti-Obama Propaganda

Farmers Call For NAFTA Reforms

Seven Years of Wartime Propaganda

Clive Crook: Was that liberal enough for you?

Lobbyists Line Up to Torpedo Speech Proposals

Eric Alterman: War Is Over (If You Want It)

Cash-Strapped Communities Suffer as Corporations Target Water Systems

More Than One Way to Take Over a Bank

David Sirota: Robin Hood Republicanism?

Senator John Kerry: Facts Are Stubborn Things

Yes, A Massive Ideological Shift Has Happened

Washington D.C. to get representation at cost of gun control

Robert Parry: Can You Trust the Republicans?

American Bankers Assoc to Prez: Stop talking trash about us

Mortgage Fraud Insider Apologizes $1 Billion Toxic Assets Ameriquest

'We're Not Paying For Your Crisis!'

Jindal's LATEST 'Story': 'I Assisted the Sheriff of Nottingham'

The terrorists could never have inflicted upon us the damage that W has.

Nonprofit Leader Tapped For State Department Job

Politicians Must Change With The Times

President Obama's Budget - Some honesty about taxes (finally)

Bush Legacy Watch (Froomkin / WaPo)

Remarks by Richard L. Trumka, Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO

JAG offers an insider's account of defending GITMO detainee

The Shift Has Hit the Fan: Welcome to the Sane Asylum

Khadr lawyers denied client access amid ethics investigation (Jurist)

Ministers Refuse to Answer Torture Questions (UK)

Turning an egg into a "person"

No Free HIV Test For Sluts

Wwhy the Blair years will be judged some of the most morally squalid in our history (UK)

Friday Talking Points (67) -- Washington At Warp Speed

Four Bombshells Obama Just Dropped

Weekend Economists Winter Clearance Weekend Feb. 27-March 1, 2009

Examine the Pope's words, and there's only one thing to conclude (Holocaust deniers)

Beacon Power will build third flywheel regulation plant in Ohio

Biogas plant to get nearly $1 million from federal government

Whale saved, sort of.

Peak oil notes - Feb 26

ODAC Newsletter - 27 Feb

ORNL director to staff: energy stimulus will move fast; "Manhattan Project" scale

World faces last chance to avoid fatal warming: EU

Lovelock - Life doomed by climate woes

iPhone developer to donate Japanese App Store profits to Sea Shepherd

Clinton loses out on Tesla Roadster test drive, for now

Lake Eyre's waters bring dead centre to life

Yellowstone; what's the latest? I read the other day that a series of successive earthquakes

Pebble bed reactor too expensive for electricity

CMU study indicates the Chevy Volt may be too expensive to be effective

Renault kicks hybrids and hydrogen to the curb

Calculate your true cost of driving with this online form:

Xcel Energy Files Application For Largest Biomass Plant in Midwest

Think tank urges Obama to act now on reversing U.S. Cuba policy

Colombian bases could accept more US planes: official

Fifty Years of African Impact on Cuba

Colombia: trade union movement mourns four murder victims

US May Boycott UN Racism Conference -- WTF?

Chávez: The government is in debt to the Caracazo victims

Did Opponents of Employee Free Choice Break the Law?

A Radical Vision for Today’s Labor Movement

Ending America’s labor pains: the Solis Confirmation

Reject UAW sellout at Ford! Mobilize autoworkers to defend jobs and living standards!

Workers Unrest and Protests Spreading Across Europe

Results of my contract vote from today by Omaha Steve

***WORST*** NLRB Chair in HISTORY Q & A : EFCA

Let the Spending frenzy begin: Redskins/Snyder signs Haynesworth to $100 million

Good NYT article about the slimmer physiques in baseball. Attn: LisaM, it mentions Lolich.

Jason Taylor agrees to terms with the Pats.

Dan Snider is at it again, spending over a $150 million before breakfast

And now for some relevant baseball news: Manny turns down 1-year, $25 million deal. - any feedback?

PATS Mike Vrabel traded to KC

Which performance-enhancer disappointed you the most?

Bonds trial delayed

Amid scandal, Nationals fire Rijo

Hey madinmaryland, something called NASCAR is here in Vegas this weekend!

You two are idiots

Fountain of Youth Analysis and Selections

Candlelight Vigil for Simmie Williams

Obama Goes Gay with new National AIDS Policy Chief

Brazil priest suspended for views (pro-condoms, pro-gay)

New Mexico State senate defeats domestic partnership bill

Repugs say: Civil Unions are Cwaazy! Loosey-Goosey!


NAACP Calls For Prop 8 to Be Overturned

Lavender Liberal: How the Mormon Church Mobilizes Its Members

Gay group tackles football homophobia

From Lambda: Ever wonder where Lambda comes from?

I have the solution to the China/Trade imbalance question

Hungary Seeks $230 Billion Package for Eastern Europe

Roche Bonds Pay $624 Million Windfall in ‘Money Left on Table’

Q4 GDP -6.2%

Citigroup analyst caused run on E*TRADE in November 2007

What is this?

FDIC raising fees on banks, adds emergency fee

United States Oil Fund says not aware of CFTC probe

Thank You GOP!

Government could acquire a 36% stake in Citigroup - ( Preferred shares to be converted to common)

Blackstone's up 19%

Continued Delinquencies Kick Off 2009: Equifax

“A Whole New Kind of Struggle is Emerging”

Common and preferred stocks: a primer

CNBC- an alternate universe

How come common shares of Citi go down and Preferred shares go up?

Irish Airline Mulls charge for Toilet

Brutal February for Blue Chips

Billions Missing From Stanford Funds

"The US Gov't asked banks to set up money laundering systems in the Carribean"

Arsonists Torch Berlin Porsches, BMWs as Recession Fuels Anger

Yale’s Tobin Guides Obama From Grave as Friedman Is Eclipsed

Here’s Why Citi’s Preferred Soared Today (posted for you, Joanne)

SEC at behest of Wall Street bankers (incl H. Paulson) allowed banks to use greater leverage.

Could someone with the knowledge please explain to me how close Bank of America is to falling.

Obama Isn't Doing Enough to Solve the Financial Crisis

Geithner's Latest Gift To Citigroup Owners Finally Complete

Sallie Mae May Lose 74% of Loan Business Under Obama Budget

The Credit Catastrophe a Mark-to-Market Accounting disaster.

Is Free Market Capitalism Possible Without Accountability?

Iceland....Central Bank Bill Becomes Law

Israel tightens Jerusalem security fearing protests

Livni says won't join Netanyahu-led government

Israel planning mass expansion of West Bank settlement bloc

Spanish court green-lights Gaza probe

Jewish Leaders Blast Clinton Over Israel Criticism

Canada Schools Blasted For Ban On Anti-Israel 'Apartheid' Poster

UK diplomat suspended following arrest

Examine the Pope's words, and there's only one thing to conclude (Holocaust deniers)

40 days after war, Hamas rule of Gaza gaining legitimacy

What Iran’s Jews Say

U.S. pulling out of ‘Durban II’ conference

Second team finds natural super flu fighter...

Contraception is An Economic Issue

Obama Admin to Rescind Bush's 'Conscience' Regulation


Transforming Medicine: An Historic Event

Obama calls for generic biotech drugs

Pharmaceutical company stock falls after Justice Department files fraud charges

Drug Stocks Suffer on Obama Budget - possible re-importation, plans for Gov negotiate pricing

Long-Term Use Of Nutrient Supplements May Increase Cancer Risk

Seroquel’s Maker Buried Findings of Link to Diabetes for Years, Newly Released Court Documents Show

Need Health Insurance Advice

Age of Autism: "Why is the Media Ignoring the Bailey Banks Autism Vaccine Decision?"

Should we ban peanut butter because a subset of the population might be at risk?

The cure for cancer probably has existed for 15 years!

WARNING; I just posted some anti GOP/Pro Obama opinions

I warned you all about Kirsten Gillibrand

So how come the cry for the banning of guns never takes into account the fact

How do you feel about publishing the names of people with infectious diseases?

Obama calls for 2.9% pay raise in 2010

Lawmakers: Obama says 50K in Iraq by Aug. 2010

O-2 testifies he shot detainee in self-defense

2 Hood soldiers convicted in murder plot

Stewart soldier charged for fleeing to Canada

Soldier convicted in gang beating death of sgt.

Iraq insurgent pleads guilty to planting bombs

Army manual focuses on electronic warfare

Afghan DM: Nation in fight for its survival

Green Beret found not guilty of murder

Man claims vet status should let him steal

Hornet landing rattles nerves in San Diego

Gates lifts ban on flag-draped casket photos

Bush, Truman get new commanders

Danish, Chinese navies deter suspected pirates

NORAD training flights planned near D.C.

P-3 mishap: 2 pilots short on flight hours

President to deliver address at Camp Lejeune

Veterans optimistic about progress on VA ills

Mistrial for airman accused of attempted murder

Guard chief: Enlistment bonuses to take hit

Slain combat controller to be buried Saturday

Shooting of four U.S. troops highlights trust issues between two forces

Military update: Review board may disappoint disabled vets

Verdict in gang-initiation death trial angers victim’s mother

South Koreans await help after U.S. helicopter damages their homes

Ramstein airmen get confinement for parachute pack job, drug use

Blacks’ struggle not over, retired DOD official tells Stuttgart audience

Amount of fuel spilled at RAF Fairford unknown

European briefs: Gas prices to fall at AAFES stations in Europe

Airman facing court-martial for gun incident

Guam soldier killed in Kuwait SUV crash

Nine soldiers injured in South Korea bus accident

Iraqi Army Struggles to Master Logistics

Missile Defense Capable, Maybe

Bataan preps for Osprey shipboard deployment

Interesting mailbag at Stars & Stripes today:

Feds charge former Marine with Obama threats

SEAL’s death prompts look at shoot houses

Canon s first U-boat try failed

hold the door!

Nikon D200 at only $599.99 at Best Buy!

Defense Tech: Which to Kill: Raptor or Lightning Deus?

Spring in L.A.

Moon Venus conjunct

My first attempt at making a light box.

A good thread in GD

Chakra Meditation A Guided Visualization with graphics of Chakras (large) included

A spiritual ROFL!

I think people are outrageous liars about equal marriage.

Crazy Scientist wants to shoot mirrors into space using giant cannon

Giant seabird's fossilized skull found in Peru

Devolve yourself!

I Roger Pielke, Jr. a fraud?

What's the opening chord in "Hard Day's Night"?

Obama backs Moon return in NASA budget

Van Morrison on Astral Weeks:

Suicide. It is certainly a moral issue. Is it a religious issue? Is it a right? Should it be a

I’m talkin' Tolstoy while she reads magazines

UN Pushing Binding Resolution To Make Criticism of Religion ILLEGAL

Would You Go to Jail to Protest Torture?

Obama's Amazing Improvement Among Traditional White Catholics

Religion is not the opiate of the masses...


Cooking Oil?

The shame!!! My husband is STILL a pot-head.

My first attempt at the Ain5 - What did I do wrong?

An idea for the group.

Whats for Dinner? ~ Friday the 27th

A reason to keep living...........


OMG!!! a cooking forum on DU!?!?

The power behind the screen

9/11 Commission Memoranda for the Record (MFRs) WIlliam Rodriguez

I am going to Washington DC in April. Will our Congress people be there Apr 5 - Apr 12?

Mayoral candidates in bed together?

Pregnant Pause - Whither family-planning funds?

Tories bring in mandatory sentences for serious drug crimes

Rihanna and Chris Brown Are Back Together

Ed McMahon in intensive care....

Wireless notworking question, running a Linksys WRT54GS as a client bridge with DD-WRT

Anyone know of a FREE flowchart making program?

John Kerry’s in position to do world of good

Kerry's statement about troops withdrawal

John Kerry challenges George Will on climate change on Huff Post

"Eastern Europe needs our help," WSJ Europe article by Sen. Kerry

Councils 'to reveal bosses' pay'

Angry Brown will recoup some of Goodwin's pension if law allows