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Archives: March 10, 2009

Surprising colonists of La Isabela

These Bank commercials on television are downright hysterical....

Bunker Hill site eyed as possible Colonial graves

Bank Stock Crash Surpasses Dot-Com Collapse of the 1990s

"Shutting Detroit Down" John Rich

"Shutting Detroit Down" John Rich

Sensational new Mayan archaeological find at El Mirador in Guatemala

Goal to reduce carbon footprint.... on Fox?

OOOPPPS, microsoft F*cks up in Iceland

T-shaped earthen structure preceded Moundville by more than 2,000 years

T-shaped earthen structure preceded Moundville by more than 2,000 years

Old soles: 800-year-old shoe soles yield clues about preservation of leather

Iraqi Electrical Deaths:: Rachel Maddow;;pipes had been "hot" causing injuries and deaths

The Repo Man

Merrill paid Latam banker Bettamio $7 million bonus:

Perspective: I spent the weekend with two friends who've lost over $1 million

Interesting word that DUers might find useful: groupuscule

China says activity by US ship illegal

Pakistan government warns Sharif " Inciting people for disobedience is sedition."

Citigroup Subject to Contingency Talks by Officials, WSJ Says

Space Shuttle Night Launch Alert! - Wednesday around 915PM Eastern

Is there a problem with DU? Can only get on through upload

Whatever you do, don't read this. It's a waste of time.

Howie Dean is being interviewed on

The first sound bites

If these clowns really wanted to take down America, they should have become derivatives traders....

Can there be a commune without a religious whack job?

The Next Airline Fee: Buying Tickets?

USA Today, Politico repeated their previous falsehood ballot is currently required to form a union

Omnibus: Democrats Stung by Dissenters

Sail Like An Egyptian

Cramer on TODAY Show now.

Another suicide bombing in Iraq

Glenn Beck has completely lost his fucking mind.

I am pretty sure that Joey Scarb

Ornery owl attacks late-night skiers in Maine

Bomber kills 25 at Iraq peace conference

Jesus' General: A New Hero fpr the Compelled Conception Movement

Russian advice: More troops won't help in Afghanistan

Remember Sean Tevis, the candidate who raised all that money on the internet last summer?

Frank Rich: The looters of "Our Town"....Greed and Gilding

WJ this morning: Has your view of the American Dream changed

Susan Lindauer: Secret Charges and The Patriot Act

Pakistan Tribe Agrees to Hand Over Taliban (In Region Rumored to Hide OBL)

Dalai Lama: Chinese rule in Tibet has created 'hell on Earth'

Labor Bill Faces Threat in Senate From Dems and Rethugs

Scarborough is trying to play kingmaker, starting today.

Cramer on MSNBC

student loan provision in budget

Dean Baker: Deficit concern or sabotage?


Today's RW Spaghetti (as flung at the wall by Joey the Scar):

Today's RW Spaghetti (as flung at the wall by Joey the Scar):

Tom Tomorrow-GOP Strategies For Success

"The" Google and the Internet"s" hey, I don't miss them!

Great Stimulus Ideas from the Great Depression

US To Firm Up Trade Stance With Domestic Focus

US To Firm Up Trade Stance With Domestic Focus

Cheers bar lays off fabled bartender

Is there anything out there that is more two-faced than the Christian Right?

Are Crazy Muslims a threat to this country?

Are Crazy Muslims a threat to this country?

Proposal to limit tax deductions for the wealthiest? Rangel and Baucus are against it

I turn on M$NoBodyCares, and they are asking "Has Obama tried to accomplish too much"?

Religion survey: 55% of those who are married had no religious ceremony

What "too much? too soon?" tells us about the state of things

Financial Crisis for Beginners

Don Siegelman is on Stephanie Miller now

Arianna Huffington: Tim Geithner, CNBC, and the Second Coming of Known Unknowns

Arianna Huffington: Tim Geithner, CNBC, and the Second Coming of Known Unknowns

Report: Slain US Nazi hated Obama, had parts for 'dirty bomb'

"Mr. President, please pay attention to us poor bankers..."

"Street Heat": Illegal Gang Radio Station Busted In Florida

The Simple Arithmetic of the Mortgage Crisis Debunks Right Wing Media Narratives

Don't Look Now, But The Markets Are Rallying

Stem cell research:

Obama gifts to PM Brown, what was he thinking?

Rebuilding the Great American Community

Hey GOP! You say Obama is taking on too much...

Banks: "Dead Men Walking"

Specter: ‘I think we’re on the brink of a depression.’

Tuesday TOONS part 2- Going Galt

How many people did the Khmer Rouge kill?

Hey Econ Profs - Get Your Textbooks Here

Widespread extinctions predicted as ocean acidity climbs

Meanwhile back at the stress tests

Obama stimulus helps at home workers

Obama stimulus helps at home workers

Boehner Spokesman: Description Of GOP’s Drag-Dems-Down Strategy Is “Largely Correct”

1 in 50 American Children Experiences Homelessness

Is This the Worst Year to Graduate College Ever?

Bernanke Says Financial Rules Need an Overhaul....wonder if he told mr bu$h* the same?

Colbert Defends Limbaugh For "Carrying The Water"-- Fri Nov 17th 2006

Poll: 8% Blame Obama For the Recession

The Rude Pundit: Obama, Stem Cells, and Pissy Right-Wingers

EFCA to be introduced today

Landrieu, Pryor, Lincoln and Specter Strike Again......Watch 'em wreck the Employee Free Choice Act

We have people living in tent cities

US open to talks with most Taliban, VP Biden says

Alabama AG under federal investigation

Zombie Banks indeed.........

Arlen Specter: ‘I think we’re on the brink of a depression.’


Ich habe nur den Befehlen gehorcht!

Coleman and Franken Still Battle, as Minnesota Awaits a Senator

CNBC reporting Barney Frank says uptick rule back within a month.

Jobs that will return

Siegelman:"will appeal to the entire 11th Circuit for a rehearing..if necessary, to the U S Supreme"

United Technologies to Cut 11,600 Jobs Worldwide

Body odor: New proof of ID?

National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Job fair in Cleveland today -- traffic backed up for miles

Rep. Conyers wants science to be secret… or you will pay

SHOCKER!: Lieberman joins in the attacks on Chas Freeman

Tuesday TOONS part 3: Bailouts and stem cells

Krugman dithering on Obama's dithering?

Talk about bitter - Thugs burglarize Sam Brownback's home (Recently supported Sebelius)

Official: Iran doesn't have fuel for nuke warhead

Official: Iran doesn't have fuel for nuke warhead

Dean Challenges GOP: "Be My Guest" And Filibuster Health Care

I see no reason to respect any person's or group's beliefs.

House dems eyeing another stimulus bill

Iran still lacks arms-grade nuclear material: U.S - Reuters A wrench in the War Machine?

Obama orders review of Bush's signing statements

Insanely out of balance, the Republicans are all set to fail

Insanely out of balance, the Republicans are all set to fail

Paul Streitz reminds me of an overage social loser who blogs in his underwear ......

US job prospects hit 27-year low

ELECTION FRAUD: Ex-GOP official gets 3 years. We got one!

Conservative Group Planning Aggressive Attack On Obama’s Justice Nominees

David Horowitz and his constant barrage on universities does make one think

PLEASE, Jon Stewart, please lob some more balls at Scar, Cramer, Mika, etc!

Top Airlines Rolling Back International Flights

Lieberman Joins Republican Attacks On Chas Freeman: ‘I’m Concerned’

Lieberman Joins Republican Attacks On Chas Freeman: ‘I’m Concerned’

Lest we forget...

surge update - Bomber Kills Dozens in Iraq as Fears of New Violence Rise

Bill Maher vs. Ann Coulter

WaPo: Democrats stung by dissenters.

Time to vote for rushes billboard...

Homeless kids in U.S.

House votes to create panel to plan for $1M Reagan centennial

FIRST EARTH | Uncompromising Ecological Architecture

Who in govt. has the teenager's back?

In honor of Reagan's 100th birthday celebration....

Australia follows Obama, ends ban on aid to groups that provide abortions overseas

Has MSNBC put Pat Buchanan on their

Wal-Mart shills Blanche Lincoln and Mark Pryor "wavering" on Employee Free Choice Act

Do you know who gets most of the money the financial

Too much info? Elisabeth Hasselbeck's W.H. visit to Bush included a "big, smelly, poopy diaper"

Mainland ministry fails to sell their anti-gay message, 300 students counterprotest for equality!

Anti-gay pervert arguing on Thom Hartmann that he should be able to

Dollars & Sense: Renters In the Crosshairs

Fire Marshal: Job Fair Attendees Will Not Be Allowed In (Ohio)

Tom Tomorrow: The GOP's 11 Point Plan for Success

Dean Baker: If Private Insurers Compete with Government, They'll Lose

Former Bush White House liason and NASA official indicted on ethics charge

Ha! Vital infrastructure in Canada...

A few more words about religion

Cramer on the Today show this morning... responded to Jon Stewart.


The Limbaugh Creature

I hope Obama will do as Jefferson did

Sex-Ed Bill moves ahead in NC.

Can anyone explain the logic in this?

I drove my brother's GM Canyon, a midsize PU this weekend.

Meredith Whitney says Credit Cards Are the Next Credit Crunch

Moderate Democrats Look To Serve Their Special Interests And Thwart Obama’s Agenda

Is anyone listening to this anti-gay marriage goon arguing with Thom Hartmann?

Phelps is TRULY nuts--he's going to picket Rev. Winters' funeral!

There is indeed a difference between actual oppression and mere snarky disrespect. However...

Should we lop off Texas and let the right-wing have it?

How long can CNN go without mentioning Twitter?

Up Chuck Grassley

Are crazy Christians a threat to our Nation?

So Citibank is suddenly turning a profit? Someone explain to me

Garrison Keillor: He who has been to the mountaintop

Chimp gathers ammo and throws stones at visitors

Alabama Republicans Are Eating Their Young.

Hip Hop Chocolate Easter Bunny Or Gangsta Bunnies 'R TASTY!

Senior GOPer: Banking Capital Rules 'Were Too Liberal'-Let's Be More Liberal on Accounting Rules

The Libertarian-types are losing thier sanity.

“Crawford” Tells the Story of a Town, and a Nation, Ruined by Bush

Collector: Lincoln photo uncovered in Grant album

Deceptive lending practices creep into used car market

Alltell blocked some cell phone calls to Florida jobless hotlines. More being investigated.

Breaking: Madoff To Plead Guilty

Democrats Will Not Seat Franken Until Minnesota Courts Are Done

Democrats Will Not Seat Franken Until Minnesota Courts Are Done

Rant: Why can't MSNBC in particular find intelligent republicans

Why doesn't the economy = War? Why don't Republicans = Traitors?

Keep talking Boehner (wants G.M. to fail)

Honda prices Insight at $20,470

Wingnut heaven

New York rally supports Tibet (CNN) {50th anniv. of uprising}

If you were charged with staffing the best Republican admistration you could imagine ........

Soylent Baby ***PICS***

US Recession Could Last Up to 36 Months: Roubini

US Recession Could Last Up to 36 Months: Roubini

"California Republican Party"

Michele Bachmann, NUTZ-MN, on CSPAN quoting Marie Antoinette.....

Obama wants to overhaul education system from 'cradle to career' (CNN)

Obama wants to overhaul education system from 'cradle to career' (CNN)

Why doesnt Minessotta do a re-election? That will be faster instead of the circus going on now.

LOL. AIG just sent me a mass mailer offering Health Insurance....

“The Move”- A small excerpt from a larger story of a tiny tale of epic horror. Part Three.

Anyone see the lame choices for the Rush billboard?

Museum reveals engraving hidden in Lincoln watch

On MSNBC frank Schaefer

2000 guns a day cross border into Mexico.... The War On Drugs (rant)

Know of anyone who might benefit from embryonic stem cell research?

Give Paul Krugman one hour, Mr. President

Libor Increases 11th Day as Dollar-Starved Banks Refrain From Making Loans

The Boll weevil Democrats

"It's day fifty. Obama's halfway through" Tweety just said.

Breaking: Pres. Obama creates new panel "White House Women's Council"

Dow Soars 379 Points as Investors See Hint of Hope

Ed Schultz is discussing the big labor fight

You know what I do anytime I feel skeptic about Obama?

Sen. Murkowski hurt in skiing tumble at Alyeska

Competing Views of Government: Universal Medicare or Government-Protected Insurance Companies

D.C. Celebrates Duke Ellington Quarter Release

My mother's phone line is somehow crossed with a scam 800#

The Breathing Earth Simulation --- check it out

Ed Schultz is dead right on EFCA

Is This Considered A Death Threat?

Answer the the R Wingers and "Centrist" who complain Obama is trying to do too much.

I have a question about EFCA...

So the Neocons have killed the Chas Freeman selection......

Caller on Thom Hartmann says legalizing gay marriage will cause heterosexual girls.....

U.S. tests military exit routes out of Iraq (AP/Tehran Times)

The Far Right vs Freeman

Update on critically injured son of DU poster

Update on critically injured son of DU poster

IMF Sees ‘Great Recession’ as Global Economy Shrinks

Is America an empire?

I support mandatory community service for those on state/federal assistance

So I read in another thread that the Wisconsin Public Employee retirees are being

Md. guard deployment may be restricted (Delmarva Times) {Bring the Guard Home}

Norah O'Donnell Talks Twitter With Senator Chuck Grassley (VIDEO)

When the Republic speaks everyone laughs!!!!

Looks like Big Ed is getting

My wife asked a good question today. Re the Citi results that delighted the market - is it BS?

Gay Marriage

Jim Cramer finally starts to mention Jon Stewart...

Is MSNBC grooming liberal radio host Schultz?

Report: 1 in 50 American children homeless

NFL Player Stabbed By Girlfriend

O'Malley leads march to repeal death penalty (Delmarva Times)

Howard Fineman (Newsweek) is a douchebag

Oregon schools face last resort: a shorter year

The multiple faces of Michael Steele......

Christian salt seller hopes to shake up market {yes, he's selling Christian salt}

CNN poll - Trouble paying credit cards?

Name and shame - The worst of the worst.

Citi Downgrades Stock Rating on Wal-Mart, Panics Market Over Employee Free Choice

New RW meme: Al Gore refuses to debate climate change!

What does Bernie Madoff Care? He has Billions stashed away..

Senate passes $410 billion spending bill

I guess Ed Schultz is in the running for the MSNBC 10:00 p.m Slot?

CIA Confirms 12 of 92 Videotapes Destroyed Showed Prisoners Tortured

Here Is A Three Year Chart Of The S&P 500

A Zealous Watchman to Follow the Money

Moody's List of Riskiest Companies Forgets to Include Moody's

Remember folks, George Carlin told us about the "American Dream" a few years ago:

MSNBC: Madoff could face 150 years in prison. What do you think he'll actually get?

Freeman withdraws.

I have a new Avatar Image Nixon and the 5 year grape boycott

The Obama Rally on Wall Street!

Sexism in homophobia

CA Proposal to Strike "Marriage" from State Laws

The American Protective League - 250,000 storm troopers on the streets

More people paying credit cards on time

Ed Schultz was pretty good on 1600 tonight

Ed Schultz did a good job on MSNBC

A bright spot at the former eye of the storm: Carver High School in NO's 9th Ward

Uh Oh....Josh differs with KOS over vote for Union Card Check Bill Vote

Uh Oh....Josh differs with KOS over vote for Union Card Check Bill Vote

AP IMPACT: Army charity hoards millions

Il Duce Glenn Beck: I have you surrounded

Do YOU Get Even-Handed Radio Programming Where You Live?

Bob Herbert- Reviving the Dream.

Foxes gather in London to discuss guarding henhouse.

The One Burning Question

Shuster's flashback on Countdown: When McSame suspended his

Robert J. Elisberg: Michael Moore is Wrong (yes, the title is intentionally misleading)

Judges weigh whether 12-foot-high crosses along roadside are secular in Utah

Sign Of The Times - Buyer Beware.......

Freepers were out in force in my little Town. Probably took it over although

Death of the last American Wild Jaguar

"When did CNBC start running Gilligan's Island re-runs?"

Rush Limbaugh, streetwalker.

Fire Dog Lake: Ben Nelson isn’t the Employee Free Choice Problem–Mike Johanns is

Conservatives Bet on Ousting Specter in 2010

Addicted to Force, Addicted to Failure

A guy in a store, delivering stuff, overheard me talking

Tents on wheels give homeless people roof and pride

Madoff is looking at a possible 150 years ... Good.

Oregon- a failing case for lower taxes.

Republicans, As Always, Can't Stand Free Choice, Not For Women And Not For Working People

50 days and Obama hasn't ended the recession yet?

Smith & Wesson recalls guns that could misfire ( {fire w/out trigger pull}

Uganda Anti-Gay Conference:Gays Blamed For Rwandan Genocide & Pedophilia

NIH opens stimulus coffers to scientists

How to rule the world for 40+ years...G.I Joe

I must tell this story (while we are talking about education reform)

Does anyone know if there is a list of gun killing sprees?

Chuck Norris Says Right Wing Cells Will Overthrow the American Government This Friday

FTC Fights with spoof ads.

what is the matter with people

"We are terrorists to the bone." ? ....... Something reeks of BS......

What do YOU think is the biggest issue that keeps the car companies unprofitable?

Can you be charged with a crime for online shit-throwing?

Reuters: UN will scrutinize U.S. counter-terrorism under Obama

Immigrants' Children Look Closer for Love

I beg you all, please leave Michael Steele alone!!!

Does anyone know what happened to NovaM streaming radio?

If you had the choice of buying into a "Medicare type" of plan.....

David Sirota: Bush SEC Holdovers Cite Exec Privilege In Stonewalling Congress About Madoff Scandal

comcast versus brighthouse - which is better? I have a choice

Stephen Colbert Deserves a Place in Space

Who is the biggest earmarker of them all?

Katie Couric's Sarah Palin Interview Wins Cronkite Award...

What did the stock market do today?

How are students able to study poli sci in college without any prior study of poli sci?

Remember Victoria Jackson, from SNL?

Florida Department of Unemployment wants my Bank Acct # and PIN #...

Howard Dean on GOP Circular Firing Squad: "This is a spectacle I've never seen in my lifetime."


Scam Alert -- naming a star after somebody as a gift.

Paul Krugman: Can America be saved?

"The Constitution guarantees freedom of religion, not freedom from religion."

I knew there was a reason I hate landing at Washington National Airport.......

Can't help thinking this seems newly relevant, re: banks, the fed, who rules America, the world.

'Voice your appreciation for those in quarantine.'

Quick ? For Thom Hartmann Fans: When Did Thom Talk About How Universities Do Most Drug Research...

This governor Sanford from South Carolina is a real asshole.....

Chuck Norris was born on this day in 1940.

Elder's Meditation of the Day - March 10

Post-beating, Rihanna records Brown duet "jam-packed with emotion, serious drama, playful touching"

Program to support American car manufacturers and local credit unions

MSNBC Newsvine Poll On Obama First 50 Days Needs Some DU LOVE

Charlie Rose: Next episode: WQEDDT, Tue, Mar 10 11:00 PM

Why is socialism a dirty word?

TSMC shocks market with break-even claim

Thanks to whoever donated so I could get my star back! I didn't mean to "po' mouth," and I

Congratulations Bushco!-Statute of Limitations on Bush’s 3/11/04 Illegal Wiretapping Expires Today

Conservative Petition to Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele

Another Alaska politician sentenced in federal bribery probe

**Official Fuck You arne duncan Thread**

dow up 250 points...President Obama's fiscal policies must be working!!!

WorldNutDaily exposes conspiracy by Wikipedia to silence the "birthers"

Here are my cell phone choices

Dividend laws are just beyond stupid.

Tony Perkins, Family Research Council: "Hurray for the bad economy!"

I talked to my small town bank president today...

One of these things is not like the other

Stephen Colbert: "Tonight - RNC Chair Michael Steele Is In Trouble. His Punishment?"

Schumer Takes Credit For Getting Chas Freeman Ousted

I don't know about you but I'm concerned that Obama finds the need to work work work.

The Nation: The Coming Economic Storm

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!


Highway robbery? Texas police seize black motorists' cash, cars

US Ships & China incident

US Ships & China incident

Vatican Says It Was The Washing Machine, Not The Pill That Liberated Women

Note- When A Bear Or Jon Stewart Is Attacking You

I'm looking for examples of Republican financial mismanagement over the past 8 years.

I like my morning news like I like my coffee bitter and white--Jon Stewart re: Morning Joe

Well this explains everything about CNBC...

EFCA introduced - Let 'em HAVE IT on Capitol Hill! Email from AFL-CIO...

My first post: How did Rachel say Wang Dang Ping with a straight face while reporting the mooning

It pays to monitor the opposition....

It pays to monitor the opposition....

I heard tonight that Obama was going to do away with mortgage and charity deductions...

Stewart starting off on CNBC again. I am loving the hell out of this.

Huff Po: Jon Stewart Rips Into Jim Cramer Again (VIDEO)

Now THIS is a pretty picture

Congressman John Lewis shows allies how to do it

Do you want me to throw Feces on him Jon....

How should the Republican Party properly address Rush Limbaugh?

Franken-Coleman Update, 03/09/09 : All Over Bar The Shoutin’

Notice I received from my mail order prescription service:

Jon Stewart Talking About CNBC Controversy And Jimmy Cramer Again

Democrats are blocking the Employee Free Choice Act.

Is the global economy a Ponzi scheme? Part 1: Are we all Bernie Madoffs, and what comes next?

Crap. I discovered the holy grail of all GD questions:

What should you do with Bernie Madoff

Women should be hit for wearing sexy clothing in public, one in seven believe

'Vampire' discovered in mass grave

Can somebody 'splain?

The secret service needs to pay Chuck Norris a visit.

Do DUers remember either Gore or Kerry making as much noise

Canadian TV Shows Replacing American

What's with the Yahoo Buzz? It's full of right-wing jerks.

Jim Cramer vs. Jon Stewart

283 US firms at high risk of default: Moody's

Give it a serious thought: an IQ-test for politicians

Anatomy of a Shakedown: Logue's/Directors'/R&G's Panic-Driven Extortion (Part I)

Report from The Patriotic Resistance

Phish reunion tour pumps $5 million in hotel, restaurant and retail sales into Hampton, VA economy

Phish reunion tour pumps $5 million in hotel, restaurant and retail sales into Hampton, VA economy

What is your favorite comedy clip? (that I can find online)

Kansas senators want federal government to 'cease and desist'

Kansas senators want federal government to 'cease and desist'

It just occurred to me - isn't it odd that financial institutions are getting bridgeloans from gov't

I'm having problems understanding why lockstep with AIPAC is a requisite for intel chief.

Cage match: Hugo Chavez vs. Chuck Norris

Tuesday TOONS part 1 The Elephant God

The "F" word is so low class.

Scott Lively: The Gay Agenda Is “To Turn The Whole World Gay”

Called The Kettle Black at Work

U.S Congress and Senate Should be Drug Tested Weekly At their Own Expense.

Father says alcohol killed KU student

Time or Newsweek?

Is this the end of the age of the automobile?

Will you take a minute and vote for an awesome idea?

One Step Forward, Two Steps Toward Monarchy

Repubs want to spend $1 million on Ronald Reagan's hundredth birthday party. Is CNBC As Bad As Jon Stewart Says It Is? Yes...

Seeking reports on weapons being smuggled into Mexico from China

Sen. Bunning puts foot in mouth again.

Heard on Rachael last night Congressman Bob Ney (the crook)

Pa Robertson is asking you if you want peace from financial strain.

Pa Robertson is asking you if you want peace from financial strain.

The dangers of NOT drinking

Glenn Greenwald: Charles Freeman fails the loyalty test

Two Bountiful Jr. High teachers accused of sex with same student

Be afraid. Be very afraid.

"Fatal Distraction" -- How people forget their children in cars.

5 human heads discovered in ice chests in central Mexico

BBC: UN to investigate secret US jails

Randi Rhodes WILL be back…..SOON

Larisa Alexandrovna: We are being spoon-fed stupid again.

Dead bear hate crime considered "prank".

So, if someone made a flow chart of the Republican hierarchy, where would they put Rush Limbaugh at?

75-year-old Saudi widow to be flogged for meeting with men who were not her immediate relatives

Should the United States ban a Japanese "rape simulator" game? a retired


What will be the downfall of Rush Limpbaugh

The Employee Free Choice Act Must Pass!

Your Opinion, Please: Part Two

Sled dog dies during Iditarod race

Russian advice: More troops won't help in Afghanistan

In Gawd They Trusted...Now Our Country's Busted.

Chas Freeman’s Parting Shot At The Israel Lobby

Mr. Beck & Mr. Norris, I Remember the Okc Bombing

I helped the Democratic Party win the last two elections

Muslim Woman Asked to Leave Line at Bank Over Head Scarf

Muslim Woman Asked to Leave Line at Bank Over Head Scarf

Have you ever served on a jury?

Chuck Norris Facts

Please KICK this --Tell Congress: "No More Dough Till We Know Where It Goes!"

Oh great. David Horowitz has a new book out.

Why is Living with grandma or living in a trailer considered being homeless???

Seen In A NY Subway

Bernard Madoff, the Mafia, and the Friends of Michael Milken

I guess that the elections are really just a formality after all..

Cultural remains of 70,000-year-old civilisation found in Orissa

What exactly is 'immoral' about embryonic stem cell research?

Rationally, if you can, show me the error of my ways: Teacher merit pay and standardized testing

If top bank & Wall St. execs arrested & their personal assets seized, would you feel better?

The myth that DU & liberals in general hate the religious.

Talk of violent revolution...

Talk of violent revolution...

Every single person who has money in the stock market...

Alabama gunman killed at least nine people today

Week 7 Presidential Week in Review

How would your family finances look if you could "write-down" your "toxic assets"

Regarding Twitter...........

As you all know, I lost my legal assistant job in February :(

Belief and the brain's 'God spot'

I usually hate recycled emails,

sneezing panda!

It's Erin's 4th birthday!

Men of the Lounge! Post here if you've recently had an involuntary election.

I usually hate recycled snails,

Sure to be the best comedy of 2009!

Night All

Vibes needed

Is it just me or is half of the "tubes" down right now?

I am watching the second season of The Tudors tonight.

Wow. Thank you, generous person, for my star!


Spot the flaw in my former employer's computer policy

Goddamn it. missed a homework deadline...

Women: while watching any kind of movie (plot, characters) do you fast-forward the battle scenes?

My purple irises started blooming today!!

"Fractions are an involuntary response"?

Has anyone else ever developed a...

Has anyone else ever developed a...

Front (l-r): Tom Dragland, Carl Storms, & Norm Peterson Back: Larry Dragland, Jay Weston...

I work a convenience store and you just know who the drunks are - buying beer at 7am

You did see the pictures of Sean Hannity with the prostitutes

Know the model?

Eddie Doyle - the real "Cheers" bartender - gets laid off

Cheers bar lays off fabled bartender

Cheers bar lays off fabled bartender

Great piece of arse ... or not?

How does a ***** hang out?

Is Yuengling somehow to blame for this?

If you don't let other posters see your profile, what's the reason?

Speaking Of Popcorn


Serious ride

It's impossible to buy beer at 7am without getting a snarky comment

Mavrick the bottlenose dolphin and Akaasha the Bengal tiger (PIC)

The Official Lounge Religion Flame War Thread

Real Housewife Charged With Assault

Boxer Mike Tyson reveals himself to be a huge Phil Collins fan


How do you explain something like cystic fibrosis to a child?

Vibes for a friend, please....

Wikipedia is down. Anyone know what's going on?

Wikipedia is down. Anyone know what's going on?

Say "Fire Truck" - too cute!

Is anyone familiar with Demand Studios?

Gotta love the internet. You pay 20-50 bucks a month, and you can renew your

Keyboard synthesists-how the hell do I make an ARP Odyssey mk III stop making a sound?

Since we're talking about drinking...

Having sex with a pizza is NOT the way to impress a woman.

Can someone tell me how this whole Narwhals thing got started?

I'm rehabbing an old bicycle, one with no gears. I know I have to replace both tires/tubes.

New Rule: If you post your current weather, you must to have your state/country in your profile

The strangest comment I've ever heard from another musician

I woke up with some extreme Blagohair this morning

I got my flight home in June for free!

New Rule: If you include the word "naked" in a post, you have to include a picture.

Apart from the naked, what is the appeal of watching naked balloons do a condom commercial?

THIS is what I call a great work of art.

I was diagnosed with 'frostbite of the penis'

That little toe that turns sideways...

VCU!!!! in the big dance

Bamboo Flooring it durable? (Supreme Bamboo @$2/sqr ft from Lumber Liq.)

So if Bacon-Flavored Vodka won't work, name other flavors that just won't cut it

Question: Are we living in Iggy Pop's version of "Tonight" or David Bowie's?

Does charity excuse stupidity?

The Eagles are in town for 4 days. Lows today are -38C,hell does freeze over.


Someone in this building is playing their music loud, but

Octomom Denny's breakfast special~

So Underpants can post about frostbite of the Penis but....

Need a chuckle? Here's a pretty good joke...

Roadhouse conundrum #47 - Why didn't Ford Motors get involved....

I SWEAR this is not to start somethin' where people make fun

The Death Star had to have had a canteen, right?

Portrait of an Artist as an Avatar - Filthy Fluno

New Rule: If you are naked when you post, you have to include a picture.

Russian beer commercial - quite clever

Shocking: Chimps hate zoos

Great piece of art...or not

I feel like crap update: The doc says this is bronchitis.

I don't understand the NARWHAL/Star Wars connection

I'm trying to find these, can you help? (old-school TV shows)

Salty Snacks- Tequila, Salt, Lime

Jurassic Fart - funny short animation

Listen you freepers. Do you not remember the great

Reminder: When I hear the term "cash money" I still think I'm about to be ripped off

why do people insist on responding when they know you blocked them?

it is 77 degrees today

I'll tell you this much

Good news from my best friend: Her cancer has not spread

Anybody remember CLUE VCR game?

I don't think fruits belong in salad (except tomatoes of course).

For Redqueen

Submitting a Resume

Submitting a Resume

Submitting a Resume

Which is better?

I had the 'Octomom' breakfast this morning

Excellent Navy joke.

I Dont care what Any of You Frakkin Say...THIS is the best Bromance Ever!

You know what's scary? The way Jim Henson died.

Can you get a NARWHAL thread locked?

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 3/10/09

self-delete - poll didn't post correctly even after edits.

Say something about another DUer

Is NARWHAL pirate speak?

You know when Paw built that house on the prairie?


Why Republicans use Charcoal....

Eat your food, Tina

For LynneSin, a kilt thread

one awesome song

You're going to think I'm crazier than usual, but

Sean Hannity is a loud moronic obnoxious asshat with no manners because... could be employed by a TV character on a show

So I worked on a Habitat house today.

the OFFICIAL "have you ever wondered" theread

Soylent Baby ***PICS***

'Reservation Road'

I got this e-mail says Limbaugh is converting to Judaism

I think all of you will like these Pictures (All done with one or two Hands)

Mind in a Box

NY man claims NJ psychic defrauded him of $250,000

What word in an OP causes you to skip the thread altogether?

Where's billyskank been?

Animal abuse.

Octamom is giving the president his daily briefing

William Shatner is Michael Myers!

WOO HOO! Beastiality is ALMOST illegal in Florida!

So here's what just happened to me

So here's what just happened to me

I was watching old episodes of Emergency! recently...

Best songs to work out to?

Good morning Lounge

My life is a bore - I need to set my face toward new horizons

Story time! Title is Pompeii.

I just came out of surgery

Kind of a 'Tales From the Cockpit'...Beano.

Kind of a 'Tales From the Cockpit'...Beano.

kitten picture of the day for tuesday march 10

Emo in training...


Cat Physics 2

What is for dinner, Lounge?

Today was a perfect day... so far

Whats the Freeper reaction to the Chuck Norris coup d'état?

Will someone wake me up when it's over?

I wish I would remember to donate before I lose my star. That's all. nt

Favorite Kraftwerk album?

The I-95 Asshole Song

Apart from the naked, what's the appeal of watching naked girls pop balloons?

Sometimes you just have to hear Wipeout.

How To Cheer Up an Emo Kid

This has got to be the BEST cat video EVER!!!

The puffed pizza balloon tasted good

PSA for the day: I believe nothing, or no one.

I had a molar extracted today, and my face hurts, and my mouth hurts...

I am hereby renaming the History Channel to...

Freeper brings his freeperism to DU (for a brief moment). Meet...the fachist.

81 Minutes Remaining


American Idol. A celebration of American Mediocrity

Easily the most disturbing video game music ever. Happy nightmares.

It's -31C this morning and I'm freezing my keester off

I hate this pic of me.

Tipping question.

Tipping question.

Are fish sentient beings?

Just Found Out A Friend Died Last Night...


After more than a decade of driving in WI winters....

Here's what I don't get about menfolk and movies...

Salty snacks - salt down (on tongue) or up?

I'm coming up soon on American Idol.

Drew Peterson got caught. Trying to cover up his ex-wife body. Well, what a surprise.

North Dakota State going to NCAA tournament

Christ. I was just in the convenience store to get coffee and the morning paper...

Tipping question.

I'm 50 pages into William Faulkner's "The Sound and The Fury" and now a question:

Jesus Fucking Christ but there are some unbelievably idiotic assholes on this board.

Who uses linkedin and what is your opinion on its usefulness?

I'm angry that my FICO score went down because the credit company closed unused accounts.

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 3/10/2009)

Led Zeppelin plays Wheaton MD

The universe needs to stop bombarding me with attractive people.

State of California Health and Safety Code 7052

Where can you see an actual Mayan calendar?

It is what it is.

Here's a pet peeve of mine: assholes who tailgate you in a PARKING GARAGE!

Someone just tried to follow me home... should I call the cops?

Heroes- I figured out who Rebel is



What do you think about this blanket statement?

You know what really sucks?

I can excuse American Idol for featuring disposable pop mediocrity. What annoys me, however, is...

Battle Star Galactica question:

I don't think fruits belong in beer OR tequila (no exceptions).

Infomercials. Which do you hate worst?

I guess I will make meatloaf for supper.

I guess I will make meatloaf for supper.

Watch this and be blown out of your socks.

So I just started talking to my ex again

The Mini-Van: Utilitarian Ideal or Abomination?

So... Has anyone seen the picture of the guy that peeled

My PowerMac died, all hail my new (previous generation) Mac Pro!

It's fun to watch Andy go from redneck sheriff to...more sophisticated?

What best represents the 1980s?

I just got dumped.

Hey! Do you live in or near Dover, DE? (LynneSin need not apply.)

Fuck Chuggo!!!@! Here is your NEW lounge emperor!!!

Making homeade pizza IS the way to impress a woman

hiding in the Lounge again. Favorite Irish group or song?

Five Tuesday questions

Would banning Catcher in the Rye reduce gun violence and teenage angst...

What is for drinking, Lounge?

To me, 80 degrees is getting too hot.

Favorite Spring bulb

It has been one of those days...

I love it when my Grandma says " I declare".

Tipping question.

Tom Robinson - Glad To Be Gay - 1979

I'm having lunch with SallyMander and Iza on Friday!

Former Accused Iraqi Agent Susan Lindauer, Secret Charges and The Patriot Act in Action

10 toxic things you should never, ever attempt to discuss over the internet.

If Congress investigated Payola in the Music ought to be investigating CNBC today!

Tim Geithner's Black Hole

please DU this faux news poll:

Republicans are not simply being stupid on the economy

Detox Plan for Troubled Assets

GALLUP: Upper-Income Consumers Growing More Pessimistic

President Obama: Chess Master or Poker Shark?

Franken & fuckstick Battle, As Minnesota Awaits A Senator

Obama to begin unveiling ed reform plan

U.S. to Toughen Its Stance On Trade

The Media's Meme: Obama's Too Distracted

Multi-Tasking, DVDs and Biceps...Oh My!

The new Stock Market Trading Signal: Racing the Great Depression

Just saw Obama drive by in the motorcade in DC

How the GOP will be successful by 2010:

Students write about President Barack Obama’s impact on Canada

New Era Of Engagement

Can President Obama defeat the media, the rethugs, the corporations, and traitors in his own party

*** Live: POTUS Speaks at the Hispanic Conference On Education***

Obama musters campaign army for economic fight

NC-Sen: Shuler Won't Challenge Burr

The President Addresses the "Is he doing too much?" notion.

CT-Sen: Scary Q-Poll for Dodd

President Barack Obama's Urgency of Now; "You realize nobody else is going to fix it if you don't"

A Must read Article: Reviving the Dream by Bob Herbert

Howard Dean touts 'perfect' Obama health plan

Good Lord. A National Conference on Barack Obama's Missing Birth Certificate and College Records

- The Republican Party is becoming a cartoon...Cafferty

BREAKING - DOW Is UP! CNBC Attributes This To Limbaugh Scratching His Ass

OK DU Lawyers: What standard of proof is needed to go after the talking heads on CNBC for pump&dump?

Try More Estrogen, Less Testosterone

Where did the Media's Last Month's Meme Go? Remember "Where's the Change?"

Obama is a Young Man in a Hurry, and Just What We Need

Transportation Secretary LaHood Hits Back Hard Against Repubs

Holy shit I woke up and Mika is defending President Obama

Citi - Best Quarter to Date Since 2007

I hope Meghan McCain shows Michael Steele that she has a bigger set of balls

Perspective - Obama Has Been President For Less Than 60 Days!

Obama Muses on a Difficult Rendition Situation

A message to our President, from the UN (In regard to State Secrets)

Obama using the "turn off the TV set, put away the video games" line

Romer Seems To Break With Geithner On Cause Of Crisis; Agrees with Krugman

Finally... A President who can Walk, Talk, chew gum, Solve Problems at the same time

Howard Fineman: Does Obama have what it takes?

DNC wimped out on Rush Limbaugh billboard finalists!

This day in investment history

Obama still going strong "Sixty-one at 50"

Time to celebrate: Citibank jacks up interest rates, reports a "profit," and the DOW surges!

Why no discussion of insurance going up to cover the "investment" losses?

Top Pubs want the Failing Banks ...NOT TO BE RESCUED..Let Them Fail...WHY??

How many times have YOU second-guessed Obama the candidate...

Friendship Born at Harvard Goes on to White House

WaPo tool on Hardball - Dissing O on his own, or on behalf of Post?

Conrad: Obama budget lacks votes, whines about cap-and-trade, urges compromise.

Freepers commit cardinal sin: Blast Nancy Reagan over Stem Cell Research.

McCain Writing His Own 'Contract With America' (you can't make this shit up)

Democrats block GOP bid to extend DC vouchers

Woo Hoo! ***Center For American Progress Launching Big War Room To Drive Obama Agenda***

Meghan McCain Assails Ann Coulter; She Calls Her Radical, Insulting and Offensive!!!

Photo of Lincoln standing in front of the White House ???

Frank Schaeffer: Limbaugh is the new "Hanoi Jane"...Bush is the Worst President in History!

ed schultz subbing for shuster on 1600 penn ave

ACLU asks Obama Administration to release photos that Rumsfeld said were "too sadistic" to be shown

An alternative to Great Depression II: These Two Economic Stimulus Plans Could Stop It

Quote of the Day

Dean's a pretty good speaker..


DU this Poll on Grading Obama

Poll Freeping...They're unbeatable.

Dumb question, but wasn't Ben Bernanke in the Bush admin., too? Did he just automatically

OH-Sen: Lost in Space?

What did Obama do today to cause the stock market to climb 380 points?

Specter on Steele: ‘I wouldn’t pay a whole lot of attention to him.’

Steele May Face No Confidence Vote (Katon Dawson, who came in second, is quietly organizing a vote)

Does anyone know the status replacing US Attorney Generals?

Coleman suffers additional defeat; 1400 ballots without registration will not be considered

New Dems nip at Blue Dogs’ heels

Legal Expert: Minnesota Court Likely To Rule By End of Month -- For Franken

WaPo: Obama To Tap Jarrett For New WH Women's Council

Jim Cramer set to appear on 'The Daily Show' Thursday; Stewart plans to take another swipe tonight

I Finally Figure Out Who Michael Steele Reminds Me Of

A word besides "socialist" which has crept back into the RW talking points:

Dems introduce Employee Free Choice Act today--does it have a snowball's chance of passing?

Senate budget restores low-cost birth control -- Planned Parenthood!

Go Vote Now! Stephen Colbert in the lead to get own NASA space station room

What a difference a YEAR makes...

Senate passes $410B budget with 7.7B in earmarks by voice vote after cloture vote of 62-35.

Flashback - Bush's First 100 Days - Trillion Dolllar Tax Cuts and Repudiating Kyoto - 62% Approval!

Highlights of $410 billion spending bill. Updated: Congress sends huge spending bill to Obama

Fuck the incompetent Corporate Media!

MSNBC First 100 Days Compared - Obama "Dithering"? Bush Was Comatose By Comparison

Katie Couric's Sarah Palin Interview Wins Cronkite Award

Chuck Todd isn't that bright.

VP Biden at Nato Summit in Belgium, so much nicer to look at then Cheney!

I am fucking sick of this stupid shit.

Roubini: Obama's stimulus "it's not enough" and fix housing by "breaking every mortgage contract"

Chas Freeman releaseses statement on his withdrawal:

ROLLING STONE - Paul Krugman - Obama Is Doing "very well by any normal standard" - MUST READ!

The MSNBC Poll Grading President Obama

I'm calling for the impeachment of Barack Obama.

This morning Biden spoke at NATO in Brussels and MSNBC showed a pic of him speaking...

GO AL!!! Franken Meets With Senate Dems, Gets Standing Ovation

My Bad! It's 14%

Would you still want Universal Health Care

Day 50: Obama is a Failure

this picture is wicked cool yo

Obama is veering closer to Ronald Reagan than to FDR

Krugman: "Boehner’s idea of economics is completely insane"

Chavez takes moral high ground, closes “Bodies Revealed”

Meghan McCain calls Ann Coulter 'offensive' and 'insulting'

A $174,863-a-day spectator for Yankees

Peru exhumes mass grave from dirty war

Sri Lanka suicide blast kills 10, wounds minister

1,530 absentee votes, but little change (Franken-Coleman race)

Suicide attack in western Baghdad kills 28

Nine seized over mortgage frauds

Biden warns of 'deteriorating' Afghan situation.

Bomb kills 4 civilians in southern Afghanistan

Pentagon knowingly exposed troops to cancer-causing chemicals, document shows

To Halt Slide, Apply Debt or Control?

Freighter with 16 crew missing off Japan coast

Bernanke Says Financial Rules Need an Overhaul.

U.S. troop surge to aid Afghan police trainers

Meredith Whitney says Credit Cards Are the Next Credit Crunch

Saudi court sentences widow, 75, to lashes for 'mingling with men'

Globe on List of Imperiled Newspapers

Suicide Blast Targets Iraq Tribal Leaders (As Many As 33 Dead, More Wounded As Violence Spikes)

Pentagon knowingly exposed troops to cancer-causing chemicals, document shows

'Dozens dead' in Baghdad bombing

Report: Slain US Nazi hated Obama, had parts for 'dirty bomb'

United Technologies to cut 11,600 jobs

Mass. man accused of capturing humpback whale

Obama to unveil education plan, no new legislation

Tongue bite girlfriend faces jail

GE Capital hires banks to sell government-backed debt

One tourist dead, 6 missing in Phuket boat accident

Russian advice on Afghanistan: Build roads, don't drop bombs

Two Bountiful Jr. High teachers accused of sex with same student

Collector: Lincoln photo uncovered in Grant album

Ex-(Senator) Cochran aide pleads guilty in (Abramoff) corruption probe

Ex-(Senator) Cochran aide pleads guilty in (Abramoff) corruption probe

Chas Freeman withdraws

Lawyer says Madoff will plead guilty to 11 counts

Regulatory reports show 5 biggest banks face huge losses

House Dems eyeing another stimulus bill

Some wounded soldiers ‘punished for injuries

Pelosi Made Repeated Requests for Military Aircraft, Documents Show

Dems face internal revolt over Obama agenda

Madoff formally charged; lawyer says he'll plead guilty

Alabama AG reportedly under federal investigation

Number of job openings down 31 percent

Dalai Lama: Tibet in 'constant fear' under China

Radio station owner files for bankruptcy

Bill Clinton offers Haiti encouraging words

U.S. Senate Passes $410 Billion Spending Bill

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Tuesday March 10

TCS may cut 1,300 jobs (TATA)

Disney Layoffs Massive, Employees Say

Pakistan register Broad complaint (Cricket Attack)

1 in 50 U.S. children experiences homelessness

Thousands of L.A. Unified School District teachers, administrators and counselors could face layoffs

'Fight club' probed at home for disabled

Owner of Terrible's casino chain to seek bankruptcy

Student leader abandons refuge in Caracas

Student Pleads Not Guilty to Sarah Palin Email Exposure

AIG's Small London Office May Have Lost $500B

Congress approves massive spending bill

RV maker Fleetwood files for Bankruptcy

US Marine dies in noncombat incident in Iraq

Dow Ends Up Nearly 380 on Citigroup Profit News

(Al) Franken visits Capitol Hill

Wal-Mart Plans to Market Digital Health Records System

Firms' hiring outlook hits lowest point in Manpower survey's history

24 million go from 'thriving' to 'struggling'

AIG Warned of 'Crisis' if Government Didn't Help-Draft-Obtained by ABC-Dated 4 Days Before Bailout

Obama to push for merit pay for teachers in education speech.

Employee Free Choice Act Introduced in Congress

Miami Herald: Senators reassured about Cuba policy; spending bill vote expected

Companies Cut Pricey Older Workers

Hidden Message Found in Lincoln Pocket Watch

Ala. shooting spree leaves as many as 9 dead

Officials: Iran Does Not Have Key Nuclear Material

U.S. choice for top intelligence analyst withdraws

Lawyer Says Madoff Will Plead Guilty to 11 Counts

China hits out at US on navy row

S.C. gov wants to use some stimulus funds to pay down debt

Obama Seeks to Delay Tanker, Cancel Bomber

ACLU: Gitmo judge 'blatantly defied' Obama executive order

Franken's case to rest Wednesday

Pakistan tribe agrees to hand over Taliban

Young Turks: Here's Difference Between Capitalism & Corporatism

KBR Whistleblower On Rachel Maddow Show

What if God Disappeared?

Rachel Maddow interviews author Sarah Chayes on the U.S. role in Afghanistan

Obama Justice Department Defends Torture Memo Lawsuit

Countdown: Keith Olbermann discusses blame for the financial crisis beyond Washington

Obama Justice Department Defends Torture Memo Lawsuit

In regards to women's month...

David Frum: Why Rush Limbaugh Is Wrong

Blair: Iran has not made a decision to enrich uranium for a weapon

Between Barack and a Hard Place Pt. 1

Between Barack and a Hard Place Pt. 2

so long bush...

"Sending More Troops Will Not Solve the Problem" - Rangina Hamidi - Democracy Now - Pt. 1

Young Turks: Republican Party Frozen in Time ("Pathetic State")

Norah O'Donnell knows how to laugh

Coulter on Faux - what a bunch of assholes

Employee Free Choice Act Press Conference: March 10, 2009

Rachel Maddow talks to head of SEIU about Employee Free Choice Act - important stuff

Rachel Maddow discusses the employee free choice act w/ head of SEIU - better link

Hell freezes over! Caller makes Limbaugh look sane.

More Troops in Afghanistan will not solve the problem

Evangelicals on the way out

Black Eyed Peas (feat. George W. Bush)

Finally Tonight, Jesus...

Armed liberty activists swarm NH state house

Rachel Maddow w/ TARP Oversight Chair: 'Stop Banks from Becoming Too Big to Fail?'

Kucinch on CNN: How Banks Spent Your Bailout Money

Katie Couric: Spitzer One of First to Warn of Impending Economic Crisis

Daily Show: Jon Stewart Goes on Viacom Tour to Defend His CNBC Attacks

Oracle Tweetcast #2 - Geithner, Ghettoes and PTwitty

Rachel Maddow examines Mark Penn, PR man for evil, & Blackwater - classy

Countdown: Dean on Obama Backers' Confidence on Healthcare Reform

CNN: Stewart Proof of Cramer Lie Almost Leaves Cramer in Tears

Sen. Bennett (R-Utah) lashes out at McCain for Mormon crickets

Dean on Countdown says GOP is tied to a small group of ideologues

Cramer Responds to Stewart w/ Help from Scarborough

I've Got You By Mélange Lavonne

TYT: Here Is The REAL Goal Of The Republican Party

TYT: Fox News Continues To Lie (Mickey Mouse Takes Train To Brothel?)

Countdown: U.N. Officially Investiating Bush for Torture ('Still Bushed!')

Olbermann: Blame for economic crisis goes beyond Washington

Young Turks: How The Defense Industry Will Fight Back Against Obama

Dean admits privatizing Medicaid in VT cost 3 times more than if state ran it.

CNN: Rush Apology Orgy (W/ Jon Stewart, Cenk, Headzup, Letterman & More)

Ten Things You Can Do to Stay in Your Home

A Zealous Watchman to Follow the Money

GOP is against stem cell research. What is the GOP for?

Iran battles to promote merits of marriage

Yes, Actually, We Do Need To Bring Back The Fairness Doctrine

Fresh pessimism sweeps over credit sector

David Horsey cartoon: Bush's science advisor goes job hunting

Financial regulation ,,, "we should embrace robust regulation now, risking over-regulation."

Community-service requirement pitched to Boulder Valley

To Halt Slide, Apply Debt or Control?

Its The Economy (Stupid!) That’s Tanking the Market

IBM chief's gets small pay hike

Breaking the Taboo on Israel's Spying Efforts on the United States

Americans Should Embrace Their Radical History

veteran Hong Kong stock commentator burst into tears (stocks)

Obama's DNI Urged to Back Freeman

CQ: Blair Defends Intelligence Pick From Questions on Foreign Connections

Sen Kennedy: The Next Generation of National Service

Weschester 'boom' believed to be meteor

Newt to Claim “Total Admiration and Love” for Limbaugh (NTTAWWT)

Matthew Rothschild: Obama Hits Right Notes on Stem Cell Research; Republicans Heartless

Blackwater's(Xe) New Frontier: Their Own Private Africa

They Miss Hating and Killing - N.Ireland - Real IRA

Hidden Inscription on Lincoln's Pocket Watch Predicts the Future

24 Million Go From 'Thriving' To 'Struggling'

Bob Herbert: Reviving the Dream

Message from Charles Freeman

Cafferty: "Commentary: GOP becoming a cartoon" (dittoheads = "right wing nuts;" FReepers angry)

In These Times: Real Sex Ed Returns

Why Must We Be Forced to Listen to Right Wing Stupidity?

Guardian UK: The global drug charade

UN climate chief: US carbon cuts could spark 'revolution'

Bank of America forced to withdraw job offers

The Feds Owe Me for Digital Mess

He's Back! How Tom DeLay Could Destroy The GOP All Over Again

Max Blumenthal: Who's Behind the War on Obama's Intelligence Pick

Pres Obama. It's half past noon and you haven't fixed the economy yet? WTF???

"Angler": The Rise and (Finally!) Fall of Dick Cheney

Programmers Guild Calls for a U.S. Job Preservation Fee of $60,000 per H-1B visa


All Boarded Up - dealing with abandoned neighborhoods and trolling pillagers

Rare wildlife find homes on northern isles

Bird migration is a dangerous journey, but safest for survival

Legions of crocodiles swarm a city, but residents treat the beasts with respect

Coral reefs may start dissolving when atmospheric CO2 doubles

Copenhagen: Rising sea levels set to have major impacts around the world

Carbon emissions creating acidic oceans not seen since dinosaurs

Peak oil review - Mar 9

Effects of climate change in Missouri take root

Scientists (in Copenhagen) urged to step up climate warnings

PROMISES, PROMISES: (US) House fails to zero out carbon

a petition to DU

Canada's ground temperatures rising, study finds—in some cases by as much as a few degrees (!!!)

In Bangladesh, Climate Migration Already Under Way - 20-Year Storms Now 5-Year Storms - SciAm

In Fiji, Dead Palms Dot Shoreline On What Used To Be The Beach - Fiji Times

Apollo Board Member Van Jones Accepts White House Post

Marin Coho Salmon At Record Lows (Though Records Only Span 15 Years) - Independent

Rush Limbaugh is a Major Cause of Global Warming

Leaked slides show Obama EPA is fast-tracking global warming endangerment finding

Hey Kids! Collect 'Em! Be The First On Your Block! Flat-Earther Trading Cards! Guardian

NOAA sets rules for Navy sonar training

So I worked on a Habitat house today.

The BRAD BLOG's 'Green News Report' - March 10, 2009 (Audio)

Peak Oil, Fossil Fuel Supply & Implications For Climate - Interesting Oil Drum Europe Post

UN climate chief: US carbon cuts could spark 'revolution'

Calif. regulators target tech industry emissions {GHGs}

Interesting site which shows recorded mileage for many hybrids -

CA Water Experts, Think-Tanks Looking To Australia As Possible Future Of Western United States - ENN

(Utah) Bill to produce charcoal from landfills gets trashed—Global warming has not been proved

Reuters: Climate change accelerates water hunt in U.S. West

Lovelock labels Europe's carbon trading scheme a 'scam'

Copenhagen Conf. Steering Cmte. Chair - "What We Know Now Is That We Are Facing The Worst-Case"

(Good news from Copenhagen!) Greenland ice tipping point 'further off than thought'

Prince of Wales attacks climate change doubters—said it must be tackled before world poverty

One million migratory birds slaughtered in Cyprus

High Quality, Affordable EVs. Made in China?

Any day now....

Jay Leno's Green Garage

Peru exhumes mass grave from dirty war

Raul's Response - an interpretation of the Cuba gov't. restructuring (EN and SP)

REVISTA: "The Legacy of Che Guevara" by Manuel E. Yepe

A key to Colombia peace: Reintegrating the ex-fighters

Important information to the Democratic posters who are always looking for facts!

Student leader abandons refuge in Caracas

VIDEO: Jackson Browne - "Going Down to Cuba"

Bill Clinton offers Haiti encouraging words

Senators reassured about Cuba policy; spending bill vote expected

Today in labor history Mar 10 UFW leader César Chávez breaks a 24-day fast (RFK was there)

Former MNOSHA inspectors testify that Minnesota DOLI alters reports, citations

Nelson (Ne) Opposes EFCA

Cesar Chavez Celebration Specials at UFW Store

I think it's time for unions to tell the Democratic leadership to "put up or shut up"

Economic Report: Eighty Percent Of Recession Lay-Offs Have Been Men

San Francisco Chronicle Workers Reach Agreement That May Save Paper

Ford Union Workers Ratify Changes to Retiree Health Benefits

(Washington State) House approves bill to allow unions for child care workers

Court dismisses uniform co. suit against unions (Cintas)

Phenix Lumber faces $293,700 in OSHA fines (Agency cites 36 safety, health violations)

BP Paying Another Big Penalty for Texas City Refinery

Union pickets WTMJ studios during Conan O’Brien visit

Medford school bus drivers pick Teamsters (90-28)

UFW: Grower wrongly fired 8 farmworkers

Senate Hearing: Empowering Workers to Restore the Middle Class

$200,000 fine proposed in deadly trench cave-in

Termination of Bates is recommended by fire chief (prostitution sting)

DU this poll: The Chicken Little Sky Is Falling Bizarre Corporate Panic over Workers’ Rights Award

Why is Cboy4 wearing a Virginia Tech hat? I thought he was a Tennessee fan?

A $174,863-a-day spectator for Yankees

Where are my English friends

Alex Smith restructures deal to remain with 49ers

Lane Kiffin in the news...again.

A-Roid finally makes it in Dickipedia

Cleveland State beats Butler. Man, I love this time of year!!!!!

Boxing: Friday the 13th!

Watching an old football game

Trumad appreciation thread

McCoy introduces gender neutral marriage legislation in Iowa

Check out this advertisement about tolerance on Argentinian TV

Help Us Knock Out Job Discrimination With A One-Two Punch

State House panel gives initial ok to same-sex domestic partner benefits (CO Independent)

We can cost the Mormons some money

GROAN....Field Poll finds California voters still split on marriage

Last Night's Episode of Drag Race.....

CA: Domestic Partnership Initiative Enters Circulation

Impromptu protest.....

Without re-regulating financial institutions

60 minutes program: how to take over a failed bank

Is Obama planning to kill the bad banks?

Buffett Forced To Cough Up $3 Billion In Dow/Rohm & Hass Deal

US Already Preparing Next Citigroup Bailout

Bailout gives AIG unfair competitive advantage.

Middle East Reality Check

Mossad linked to 9/11 attacks: Report

They Tried to Outsmart Wall Street - Quants

What if everyone took their money out of the big banks and put it in local credit unions?

Officials: Iran does not have key nuclear material

Here's a list of green power companies...

UN demands explanation from Iran and Syria on arms ship

Economic retreat is worst since '48, says Bank of Israel

Roubini: Obama's stimulus "it's not enough" and fix housing by "breaking every mortgage contract"

Gaza family sues Olmert for $200m after 29 relatives killed

Who else is scared to look at their account statements from their financial advisors?

5 biggest banks are 'dead men walking'

Breaking the Taboo on Israel's Spying Efforts on the United States

Leveraged bullish ETF for financials surges in rally

Massacre in slow motion

U.S. choice for top intelligence analyst withdraws

All Wisconsin Retirement System pension checks to see a cut in May

This day in investment history

CNBC Barney Frank "I'm hopeful the uptick rule will be re-instated within the month"

CNBC Up volume beating down by 20 to 1

Roubini: Break Every Mortgage Contract

Sovereignty in Israel

So what does the DOW's 379 point gain mean?

World Starting to Lose Confidence in Our Debt

Breaking the Taboo on Israel's Spying Efforts on the United States

IDF to draft civilian employees of Caterpillar to maintain bulldozers in battle

President Obama, it's half past noon and you haven't fixed the economy yet? WTF??

"The Treasury Dept. has not asked AIG where the money is going."

Chas Freeman forced by Israel Lobies to withdraw from NIC Chairmanship

This is Week of Action on Single Payer Health Care

Rah, rah, exercise!

Distractions May Shift, but Sleep Needs Don’t

Look at the Dry shippers go!

Dow up 379

Another round of "let's get this straight."

Washington Post- D.C. Woman Sues Over Gun Finish

75% Believe Constitution Guarantees Right To Own A Gun (Rasmussen)

I have a question...

Guns should be re-tooled.

Streetcar, approaching and passing

A Couple Openings/Doors

Gates and Doors close to home

New granddaughter pics

Another Georgia sunrise..


For Some Reason, I Like This One

Texas Spring has Sprung! Texas State Flower-Bluebonnet

The requisit gate/door poll

Happy almost spring from my kitchen in NC - esp. for Eurobabe

Shoot the Moon.. Tycho..

Trying out a new camera

Changes coming to retention bonus program

Relief societies mostly offering loans

Time running out for U.S. troops in Mosul

Japan to pay Afghan police salaries

GAO reports spike in attacks on Afghan police

Austin: No further Iraq withdrawals planned

Bill would ease school transfers for Ga. kids

Vets slam VA’s private insurance idea

Report: Guard commanders removed

IG report: substance abuse program outdated

Soldier charged in death of Army wife

U.S. protests harassment by Chinese vessels

Brigade needs more Afghan forces

Corps explores possibilities for new tents

AF tests stain-resistant boot options

Cadet rape case court-martial set for Tuesday

Lackland DFAC contractor infects 11 with TB

Engine debris caused F-16 crash at Balad

Bolling considers on-base charter school

With handouts and grants, troops hope to help slum

Osan bar stabbing victim now conscious

Deaths from IED attacks up in Afghanistan

Pentagon: Five Chinese vessels harass U.S. ship

U.S. troops and Iraqi security forces distribute wheelchairs to the disabled

Marines shipping extra gear back home

Joint patrol fires on Afghan police

Marines to Boost Repair, Safety Rules

Older Soldiers Find Place in New Army

Blasts Rock Tibet, China Ups Security

GI's Suicide Leaves Unsettled Questions

Political Waves Hit Navy Training Plan

F-16 Mission Training Going Virtual

Deputy Commanding General Visits MNF-W

DoDBuzz: Taliban Surge Looking Likely

DoD contracts for 3/9/2009

Airman with cancer discharged without benefits

Principal: No Marine uniform at graduation

It's that time again - 2010 Photography Calendar

thank you and update

Please call GA reps re: gas chambers

A Life After Death Journey by Patricia Diane Cota-Robles

Triple Conjunction in Aquarius

So, how is everyone feeling this week?

Olive oil has now become essential to me for mood support.

New Matthew message dated March 10, 2009

Ch-Ch-Ch-Chia aka Salvia Hispanica - gluten free souce of fiber, omega-3s, alleged endurance food

Alive...after 250 million years

Buy/donate a "Galileoscope" ($15)

I heard that fourth cousins have no more DNA in common with each other than any two

Rethink Stem Cells? Science Already Has

Zoo chimp 'planned' stone attacks

Pastor Arrested, More Charges Possible As Community Shocked


Serious question about "respecting beliefs"

Religion survey: 55% of those who are married had no religious ceremony

Black Collar Crime and Douchebaggery Report for March 10, 2009

Is religion evolving?

Why is there something rather than nothing?

I see no reason to respect any person's or group's beliefs.

Looking for good curry sauces (recipes)

Celebrate every day! With Food!

WANTED: Crawfish

Apparently, I own 101 cooking magazines

What's for Dinner? ~ Tuesday March 10th

Color me 10 pounds heavier

Oh, for HEAVEN's sake. Deviled eggs.

Why do we have beef steaks and pork chops?

It's official! The first DU All C&B Project is

Tamagoyaki or Atsuyaki Tamago, Japanese sweet omelette

CNN: Obama wants to overhaul education system

What would you do?

Texas among worst for homeless children

Rove helping Hutchison?

Texas Spring has Sprung!!

I am moving to Dallas in September, need advice on good employers.

Airplane Crashes Leave Wreckage and Witnesses

Detainees Say They Planned Sept. 11


Reminder Bush in Calgary March 17

Canada will be first to rebound, PM says

Is MacKay in the running for NATO's top job?

Yea baby.. Photoshop 5.5

Dump Norton Now

Fulfilling a campaign promise. Constituent Services.

Percentage of Catholics in Mass. declines 14%. New England's religious plummetting.