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Archives: March 26, 2009

John Hope Franklin reprise on Tavis tonight. Heads up!

A song about domestic violence

Open letter to Joseph Biden, Vice President, from Sherkoh Abbas, Kurdistan National Assembly

I would REALLY like to ask DU'ers opinions

Freezing snow and floods: ND and MN are suffering

Michelle Bachman on WJ this AM.

Rep. Barton: Climate change is ‘natural,’ humans should just ‘get shade.’



Open for Questions at the White House

Coming soon: North Afghan crude

For troops in Iraq, shower may be fatal: 1/3 of those inspected have major electrical problems

***unofficial Bachmann on WJ what stupid thing is she going to say thread?***

What's up with this Yahoo article?

Expenses - What Am I Doing to Myself!

Please please GOP I'm begging you!

Matt Steven can't see the hoop, Still takes the last shot

Matt Steven can't see the hoop, Still takes the last shot

France set to ban bank bonuses

New Ad: "Make Morning Joe an all-day thing"

For troops in Iraq, shower still may be fatal

AlterNet: Powerful Banks and Government Handouts to the Rich: It's Time for Protest

What's your Senator's/Representative's "price?'

What's your Senator's/Representative's "price?'

To my friends in Vermont. You lucky peeps!

The Pecora Commission Investigated Wall Street Crash of 1929. Read This & Demand A 2009 Committee

Jobless Rolls in U.S. Jump to Record 5.56 Million in Week; New Claims Rise

NYT: Albany Reaches Deal to Repeal '70s Drug Laws

US Jets(Or Maybe Israel) 'Bombed Convoy in Sudan'

States consider drug tests for welfare recipients

Major attacks in Iraq since Jan. 1

"Structural Adjustment"-Financial Elites Use Catastrophe-Take Profits-Impose Costs On Everyone Else

Corps escalates mountaintop removal mining fight

Dilbert today is great - Dogbert the CEO

Thank You President Bush with Flag - bumper sticker on an SUV

Now I Have Heard It All........Corporate Rape

New Home sales FELL last month, Media wrong, Again!

North Korea's ballistic missile test, I hope it blows up on the launch pad and

Online Age Quiz Is a Window for Drug Makers

After a successful press conference, the president works a tougher crowd –- congressional Democrats.

U.S. Economy Shrank 6.3% in Fourth Quarter as Profits Fell Most Since 1953

I just called a local community college to make an appointment for a cleaning and checkup.

"States consider drug tests for Congresspersons"--Wouldn't it be nice to see that headline?

Are we really willing to risk a war with North Korea?

Hard Times for Some Hedge-Fund Managers (WSJ)

Life Loses Market Value as Seniors Seek to Unload Their Insurance Policies

Right To Privacy Not Guaranteed By Constitution

With friends like these, who needs Republicans?

Europe in Crisis

Europe in Crisis

I took a look at a few of the questions over there today and I'm wondering how they will

Rahm's profitable stint at mortgage giant

One would think our elected officials had enough on their plates

Movie: "Kilowatt Ours" - Anyone seen it?

Guide to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Washington Post Offers Newspaper Buyouts, May Impose Job Cuts; Shares Rise

Best. Poll. Ever (cover your keyboards).

Update on the CRAZY!

I was impressed with Dem. Rep. Keith Ellison this morning

Now that we have solved the economy, health care, climate change and ended the Iraq war....

Oil terminal a concern as Alaska volcano rumbles

Bill allows Texans to keep guns in cars at work

Workers at 3M Plant in France Take Boss Hostage

South Park's Take on the Economic Crisis - "Margaritaville"

AIG London staff dig in heels over bonus payments despite US threats

Ashcroft Greeted By Protests In Texas: ‘I Think History Will Be Very Kind’ To Bush

Misuse of Police Power

AP IMPACT: For troops in Iraq, shower may be fatal

Man gets 90 days for raping a vacuum machine

So, how's that gasoline price gouging investigation going?

Timmy meets the Establishment (CFR)

I have a second amendmant right to own a killer robot!

At least 8 states consider drug tests for welfare recipients

At least 8 states consider drug tests for welfare recipients

C-SPIN WJ: Thursday Funnies With Michelle Bachmann

Another reason to lift Social Security limits...Companies stopping 401k match

The latest victim of financial crisis: U.S. jails

Michigan's unemployment 12%

CACI Faces Abu Ghraib Torture Suit

Ice that burns could be a green fossil fuel

Sales Plummet for Once Hot Hybrid Vehicles

Stimulus? U.S. to buy Chinese condoms, ending Alabama jobs

Best. Meeting. Ever.

Alternate Reality - Here I come ..

Oh joy!

Year? year? Try the word DECADE, Mr. President. re: statement today on jobs.

NH House approves same-sex marriage

Kiev mayor strips down to his speedo in public to prove he is not crazy

Mayor says Fargo faces 'uncharted territory' with flooding

I don't think they should take fructose out of the food.

Why We Need a Commission on Presidential Power (American Prospect)

Nude portraits of Irish leader ignite debates about humor

IDIDNOTMAKEUPTHISTITLE!!!! Congress may respond to tea bags (a letter to the editor)

Cantor: GOP will not wait out recession for political benefit

So glad he's President!

Open Letter to Republican Leader Eric Cantor, On Being an American Statesman

Economy's toll: 10 percent of arts groups could close this year

MSNBC cut in BO online with Cantor and Boner..ha ha ha.

Stop contradicting yourself mr president!

My daughter just sent this, she's an animal nut, so this really upset her, rightfully

"Bye Bye Evan Bayh" Helen (the blogger) goes after the DINO

Lessee if we can froth up the sheep one more time...

With Race a Dead Heat, Tedisco Running Like It's 1984 - Village Voice

we have to admit that,as liberals,we do come up with stupid ideas now and then.

McCain: “I would have let AIG go bankrupt. If they have to fail, they fail.”

Half Of Group Free Of Phobia After A Single Treatment

Balls and Bottoms give way to Wangs in name game

Kudos to Contessa Brewer !

It's official: we really have saved the ozone layer

Hormone-mimics in plastic water bottles - just the tip of the iceberg?

Grandfather's letter becomes legacy of Holocaust

10 yrs ago, the anticapitalist movement predicted this recession. Now it must envisage............

Guardian: Peers call for independent inquiry into allegations of UK role in torture

Internet discussion boards helping FBI track down D.B. Cooper

Britain to investigate possible MI5 role in torture

Paulson to write book on economic crisis...

Maryland General Assembly passes bill that limits death penalty

The NH House has passed marriage equality

New York Times plans temporary pay cut, layoffs

The most ridiculous name the repukes call Obama is:

Every sperm is sacred, life begins at conception, pro-life... why do the same people then state:

Obama Recession: S&P 500’s Best Monthly Rally Since ‘87

Former State Senator Jeff Miller Arrested By TBI On Overbilling Charges


Civil unions bill loses Hawaii vote.

China leapfrogs U.S. as No. 2 global car maker

Officer delayed NFL player as relative died

Why is GEM$NBC bringing over these hacks from

Fargo, ND, officials to raise dikes as river rises

The best of the American spirit

DEA raids SF cannabis clinic.......(I thought this was going to stop)

This morning we didn't have a plan. This afternon they're attacking our plan. We call that progress.

DU this POLL on Civil Unions

Why hasn't John McCain been arrested for treason?

Whoever runs in Minnesota stays in Minnesota?

It's OK criminals, U.S. will not charge you for tax evasion

Dallas police delayed NFL player as relative died

Iran, NATO in first talks in 30 years: NATO

Cherry trees are in the final stage of coming into bloom!

What's all the "commode-tion" about? (don't hate me. please?)

WI Repuke legislator wants to make providing alcohol to underage drinkers a felony.

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Michelle Bachmann introduces legislation to make her stupidity public law

Write a letter to protect Sequoia National Forest from OHV Damage -- 4 days left

PNAC 2.0: Kristol's blandly named Foreign Policy Initiative provides landing pad for fallen neo-cons

Natasha Richardson may have already saved the life of a head-injured girl.

politico: POT related questions deluge WH ---> NORML Shout Out

The working poor get shafted again - just announced raises are being cut

what does this say about me???

Was Nat Turner's slave rebellion justified?

Bailout Money Going to Members of Congress

GOP Budget Proposal: Massive Tax Cut For Wealthy

My Psychic Prediction...

GOP Budget Proposal: Massive Tax Cuts for the Wealthy...met with a "collective scoff"

Hey President Obama

Repukes get 1 channel to interrupt BO's online forum, guess who?

Question for males circumcised during infancy: Which is more traumatic for you?

Papa Doc Sununu already playing the gay card

My email:

GOP Moves To Prevent Michelle Obama From Walking in Hillary's Footsteps

Cities Deal With a Surge in Shanty Towns

OBAMA at WebHall - Legalize marijuana ----> NO!!! nt

Vacuum Sex Act Gets Man 90 Days

Darwin billboard in Wichita gets mixed reactions from churches

Depressed about Obama's view on Federal Cannabis legalization?

Taking the Pro-Pot Position (Because Somebody Has To)

Whoa Nellie - the Obama Tax Cuts are kicking in with my current payroll!

Miss Cleo, TV's 'proud voodoo woman,' joins Lake Worth's gay community

"I don't know who this is, but my friends say he's cool."

Hitler's paintings to go on sale in Britain

Which "industry" will be the next to fail due to the GOP economic policies?

I hope the President will read this website re: Medicare vs private insurance:

Joe the anti-union campaigner

Benen: The Party of No (Ideas)

Rethink Afghanistan

Schools Postpone Some Activities Due to Quake Fears

Terkel to appear on Olbermann tonight to talk about the continuing O’Reilly smears.

Michael Steele ain't very bright.

Renew U.S.-Cuba Ties - Pew Poll results

GOP Budget’s Attack On Obama Health Care Plan Echoes 1993 Harry And Louise Ads


Guns, Drugs, and Illegal Boarder Crossings

Woman Sues Walmart Over Alleged Drug Mislabeling

CFAMI Applauds President Obama For Calling For...Investment in Science and Technology

CFAMI Applauds President Obama For Calling For...Investment in Science and Technology

Isn't it nice not hearing about Limbaugh every 5 seconds?

Soros Says Commercial Property Values Will Fall 30%

Gettin' down on Liverpool Street Station

Bayh and the Blue Dogs 'Have No Agenda'?

CNN Comedy Alert: Tom Selleck coming up in the Situation Room.


Real plumbers rip Joe the Plumber for shilling against the Employee Free Choice Act

Has anyone here done a refi or loan mod, and if so

Ohhh Ohhh Ohhh Just Got A NEW EMAIL SCAM!!!

City Council approves Styrofoam ban in restaurants

The Neocons Don't Know When To Quit

I made a discovery

Who is this bald shit from CNBC on MSNBC right now?

Is anyone else digging out in Boulder County, CO?

McConnell, Kyl "decline president's invitation to be briefed" on 4,000 more troops to Afghaninistan

Reconsidered! NH House passes gay marriage

Caption this pic

IBM axes 5000 jobs in US; moving work to India

John Hope Franklin Dies at Age 94 (wrote From Slavery to Freedom: A History of African Americans)

WSJ trying to stir the pot - comparing a DOJ event highlighting Donna Brazile to Karl Rove

German Cops Raid Wikileaks

NY Times discussion on 401K plans.....

Hey.. Shuster has "Bagdad" Bounds on. Was his hair always that red?

Those Poor Poor Newspapers got Two Questions in the First Press Conference. One asked about A-Rod

Bankers have **always** been viewed as evil .......

Watching Joe Conason on Shuster

McCain's Chief Strategist Comes Out In Support Of Gay Marriage

Whoever runs in Minnesota stays in Minnesota?

Asia Times: Time to stop the rip-off

Kristof on "experts"......

Kristof on "experts"......

Here's what I think- the message has changed...terra doesn't rule anymore...

Matthews to Steele: "Does everything Repubican have to sound like the 700 Club?"

Conservadems need to be primaried. N/T

END All U.S. WARS IMMEDIATELY! You don't keep spending money you don't have!

Response to freeper hate mail

OK DUers Palin is bat shit crazy

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Visa is changing its "Life Takes Visa" advertising slogan.

Michele Bachmann, muse of the right-wing's lunatic fringe

Texas prepares for evolution vote with national implications

Support a Truth & Reconciliation Commission 89,860 signatures so far ....


Academic Freedom - the latest campaign from our pals on the right

"Talk me down", DU -- The Tom Joyner Morning Show now gone

Nadya and Gloria are in a spat

McCain: People voted 'mostly for Sarah Palin' last year

Boston's ban on blunt wraps stands

Is Contessa Brewer crazy ?

Bonus Social Security Payments, Like Flowers, to Sprout in May

I got $25 more in my unemployment check today. Weeeeeee!

Did Boner really say this awhile ago...: ?????

Texans not discouraged by evolution loss! Going after the Big Bang now.

Internal GOP Squabble Breaks Out: Who Flubbed The 'Budget' Rollout?


To Chris Matthews: Buy a vowel, get a clue, shut up and listen for once.

DU this poll, if you think it matters

DU this poll, if you think it matters

If Your Teens Can't Shop Anymore...Where do the go to Release that Teen Angst?

Is there a double standard?

Lamborn opposes changing combat rule designed to help vets with PTSD

Pop, country singer Dan Seals dies of cancer

This Week on NOW: The People's Sheriff

Your Big Screen Banned?

What is wrong with someone who hates Obama so much she'll bring his name up at an

My dogs are laughing their asses off and covering their ears ......

House Bill Would Ban Reverse Payment Settlements

Recommending a post about Wall St problem.

During the Great Depression, they were called "Hoovervilles" ...

US fights to keep visa ban on Muslim scholar

Do you think President Obama would ban some guns if he could?

Palin sticking it to Alaskans yet again.

Why do we need NEW financial rules....

Calif. tire rule aims to pump up fuel efficiency

April 25 SF Bay Area Gathering Planning thread

Countdown should be pretty good tonight (in 10 minutes) n/t

The Medicine We Deserve: I've seen it with my own eyes

I'm Pandering Myself =(

I'm Pandering Myself =(

More Victims of the Economy

Florida Blue Dog Rep. Allen Boyd Hit From the Left

Pelosi talks about ND flooding, Obama pledges support in record flood

Pelosi talks about ND flooding, Obama pledges support in record flood

Pelosi talks about ND flooding, Obama pledges support in record flood

Wrestling fans hate Bush

Working for 'The most hated company in America’

What happened to Moats thread. I had just started to post and the entire thing disappeared? Where

Piece of shit Rush Limbaugh encouraging listeners to screw the Earth Hour project

Dozens march for Mixon, against police (Oakland, CA)

YOU CANNOT BE SERIOUS!!! John McEnroe duped in art scam

Think government can’t fix the auto industry? Then how did it manage to fix the railroad industry

Think government can’t fix the auto industry? Then how did it manage to fix the railroad industry

KO about to skewer the Fudge it

If a woman had been slashed during infancy, would it be ok to describe her as 'cut?'

Paging Bobby Jindal! More Redoubt Explosions Shoot Ash 65K Feet In Air

Behold, a chart outlining the GOP budget plan:

How much revenue would we lose under the republican budget plan

I'm circumsized and I like my cock

Ron Paul Will Be On TYT TONIGHT at 8:20pm EST, 5:20pm PT @ & XM 167

The NYT proves its own econ columnist wrong

Nightline Topic 3/26/09: Does Satan Exist?

Betty and Veronica anchoring MSNBC News Live

Statement from President Barack Obama on the passing of historian Dr. John Hope Franklin:

A Tribute to the four Oakland Police Officers

Executive Order Creating the White House Council on Women and Girls

Is There Really Going To Be a New Afghanistan Strategy Announcement Tomorrow...?

President Obama's answer on healthcare.

"Charity" says birth control pills, herbs and vitamins prevent AIDS. NY Times runs an ad for them

Turkish Women Told: 'You have dishonoured your family, please kill yourself'

Fargo, the Red River and our new President's approach

John Boehner: the George Hamilton of politics.

Cat shot 27 times - and lives (warning-pics at site)

I wonder what Wal-Mart shareholders think of this

I wonder what Wal-Mart shareholders think of this

Health Insurers Owe Policyholders, But Pay Congress Instead

When Rove Calls Obama "Arrogant", Isn't He REALLY Calling Him "Uppity"?

Scientists Track Asteroid That Hurtles To Earth And Recover Pieces

Poll For Those of Us who have no Health Insurance

PNAC 2.0

PNAC 2.0


'Mythbusters' Explosion Startles Yolo County Town

Update to my dad is in the hospital from the other day.

U.S. Rep. Barney Frank: Why I Called Justice Scalia A Homophobe

Anything new about Al Franken court case? we need his vote badly

Trying Bush's War Crimes: The International Criminal Tribunal for Afghanistan


Webb Sets His Sights On Prison Reform

States consider drug tests for welfare recipients

Arne Duncan: Asshole Or Angel?

"Shadow Banking Scheme"-Goldman, Barclays, BofA, Citi & Treasury-Plot For Weeks-Create Rigged Casino

Tornados and almost 80 degree weather on Monday and BLIZZARD on friday

Courts Already Heeding Obama's New FOIA Policy

Most Annoying Republican

The Real Rushican problem

The AIG Death Threats

AIG Exec to give your money to charity to make himself feel better

How 'convenient' is it that Anderson Cooper finds someone willing to

Bernie Sanders to introduce single payer bill into the Senate!

Periodicals with Substance

I Just Read The Republican Road To Recovery

Thank you Howard Dean! We need to preserve public options & defeat the PRIVATIZATION OF MEDICARE....

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

why are you a liberal?

Will GLBT families be welcome at the White House Easter egg roll?

Healthcare reform is not getting a "discount" from our current insurance rates!

Would you take a pill guaranteed to give you 5 more years of healthy living,

Here is the Trojan Horse of the Insurance companies. They're running scared!

I have finally figured out who Sarah Palin reminds me of

Why Isn't There A Liberal News Channel?

Keith said there were lots of good birthdays on March 26th!!

Hillary/Obama should take marijuana out of the mix

How much plutonium is missing?

Townhall Talk and a New Way Forward

President Obama's answer to a question about charter schools and effective teachers.

Liquid War: Welcome to Pipelineistan- By Pepe Escobar

On the demand side of the drug war, what portion of US demand is coke vs. marijuana?

Tinfoil questions on the Mexican drug wars

Atheists, believers oppose ban on defamation of religion

Banks operate reckless scheme: it is simply not necessary. Here's SIMPLE idea to fix it all.

Why isn't Al Franken in the Senate yet ??

El Presidente: In Univision Premio Lo Nuestro - Watch it

Glenn Beck is such a complete simpleton, it boggles the mind

Round two Most Annoying GOP

What solution will the Congressional Republicans introduce?

I think that most people in any society or any century, don't think very hard.

I might have made a mistake in a recent discussion here on guns

From the co-creator of 24...New 10 Hour Kennedy mini series

From the co-creator of 24...New 10 Hour Kennedy mini series

APRIL FOOLS!!! (Holy Mother Of God, The GOP Budget Fiasco Just Keeps Getting Better!) ROFL!!

This Chart From The Republican Plan For Recovery Will DESTROY OBAMA!!!!!!


Pay for prayer? Yeah, it's here.

Great American Legacies

Something is wrong with this picture...

Here we go again. Nation building. Full-steam ahead.

Former Palin aide: "This set off a nerve for sure with a lot of people..." Oh, you betcha.

Now there's an "advocacy group."

Sen. Webb Unveiling Prison Reform Bill

MO Senate refuses to issue proclamation honoring gay men's choir

Hemp Is Not Pot: It's the Economic Stimulus and Green Jobs Solution We Need

Despite Obama’s Vow COMBAT BRIGADES WILL STAY IN IRAQ- Under New "Non-Combat" Label

On the whole, the mainstream media is...

House Health Plan to Include Government-Run Option

The Economist Has No Clothes

Straw Bale Housing- The Pretty Much Perfect Solution

There are things all over America we should name for after W

Hardball in Ohio

YES! The Fed is considering making debit card overdrafts an opt-in thing! End "overdraft protection"

DUI checkpoints

California to ban black cars (not an early April Fools joke)

Blue Cross of Michigan to eliminate coverage of gender reassignment surgery

Blue Cross of Michigan to eliminate coverage of gender reassignment surgery

A wonderful photo I have to share posted on Mudflats - Sarah encounters protestors

What is the data on the phenomenon of homeschooling in America?

I hope they convict his sorry ass this time!!

CHARTS Here!! Get Your REPUBLICAN BUDGET Charts Here!!!!

Met Ted Sorensen Tonight

Medical Marijuana Injustice: Charles Lynch Facing Wrongful Prosecution, Talks To Cenk (& Ron Paul..)

NOW is the PERFECT time to DEMAND Single Payer HealthCare !

My friend just sent this LTTE re: Natasha Richardson and Canadian health care

Dallas officer's blog: "You dont speak go to jail"

The exact text of Obama's response to health care question today:

Swing Vote Senator: GOP Sought To Bankrupt Calif. ("let it fall of a cliff")

Swing Vote Senator: GOP Sought To Bankrupt Calif. ("let it fall of a cliff")

Legalization Of Prostitution: Perfect Stimulus For Ailing Economy

Legalization Of Prostitution: Perfect Stimulus For Ailing Economy

The right-wing "liberty" and "freedom" meme sickens me

Outrage in Texas: Officer Robert Powell delays family racing 2 see dying mom, draws service revolver

Ive got a fantastic TAX Idea

Florida Republicans might reject stimulus cash for jobless.

He advocated Canadian & European health care.

Obama says single-payer is off because taxes would be too high to pay for it!

Marijuana appears to be a much more Holy sacred cow

Frequently asked questions about single payer health care.

Is the general IQ of this country really low or are Americans easily brainwashed?

Mika's dad is making teh heads esplode on Morning Blow

"There is no 'cure' for a nation's hate"-Southern Poverty Law Center & Leonard Pitts (Miami Herald)

Single-payer health reform bill introduced in Senate

Here is the official Howard Dean Healthcare petition! Please sign and pass on

What do you think of John Walker Lindh?

What do you think of John Walker Lindh?

Is Glenn Beck committing treason?

A Garden

What do you tell a 13-year-old about marijuana?

Private health insurance can never, even in principle, compete with single-payer

April Has the Highest Suicide Rate

university CUTS pay of already low paid part time faculty

why aren't electric cars more affordable?

The Rude Pundit: Dear Ex-AIG Guy

Redoubt is erupting, and the sky is clear. Take a look before the sun

San Francisco Uhuru Movement protests for Lovelle Mixon, called "a true hero, a soldier."


Does Chuck Berry have a Fecebook page?

Guess what?

It's 12:27 am, I'm still working, and the battery on my MP3 player has cut out.

Why is it that when you get screwed over by...

Fuck. 42-43 feet

My left arm is hurting


This Is Not A Love Song

Whats'at movie with the Tommy McGuire chick

I'm watching Jimmy Fallon for the first Time

Hot cold hot cold hot cold hot cold.

Who the heck is General Failure?


Emmanuelle 2 - Opening & closing theme

Cannonball Adderley feat. Miles Davis " Autumn Leaves"

Craig Ferguson pulls ahead of Jimmy Fallon in ratings

Love For Sale

Have you ever had the "Eye of the Tiger"?

Taste Test

My god, I love you guys. Serisly.

Well, I'm off to work.

Good deal on Motown hits...

This came to me in the middle of the night. If Plato were alive today, and he got into a DU flamewar

Be Thankful For What You Got X5

Two weeks till Opening Day, who's your World Series Favorite?

A "Father Ted" reference at a Scientology protest. Neat. (Pic inside)

Stupid Stupid landlord....

Oh God of earth and altar bow down and hear our cry

The better your boss is, the worse you feel when you fuck up.

Would you rather have Sarah Palin or Nadya Suleman as your Mod?

Last post before bed... I love my Kindle 2!

Are there any TV shows that you know are probably good once you get into them...

HP Support hell ...

Ho Lee Chow,I just passed 15,000 posts.

Apple stock is taking off! I should have bought more!

Good morning Lounge

Plant shutting down (partially) why would they keep all upper management?

"Somewhere in Time" trivia question: about 4 1/2 minutes into the movie,

Economic Expert ...HUGH JOHNSON.

Found out why my nephew wants to go veg, and it's a good reason

So, Bobcat Goldthwait walks into a bar dressed as a delivery man,..

What would be a fair rate to pay someone to write a grant for you?

I just threw my back out while shaving my back.

Circumcision: I'm more interested in what women think.

Circumcision: I'm more interested in what women think.

You ever have a dream so realisticabout LynneSin you wake up immediately scared sh*tless

Anyone here ever take Ultram?

The beagle is at the office with me this morning! Everyone say "hi"!

WTF is a "kawaii" or a 'keroppi"

Just a Friendly Reminder

Pearl Jam is reissuing Ten.

What's your signature cockatiel?

So I Am At The Libree, and....... ..............

I've discovered that things taste much better up-side-down and without straws.

Last night's SOUTH PARK episode

I don't like bagels right out of the oven

Angel might have a home - hope with me!

Where are you on the carnivore-omnivore-herbivore scale?

On a scale of one to ten, ten being the best, how cool is the Wii?

Says Something That's Perfectly Innocent, But Sounds "Dirty"

I'd love to have you look at my thread in GD...

you know... cottage cheese sucks

Buddy & Larry fight too much- what to do with these two dogs?

I just threw my garbage out while shaving my garbage.

So I watched "The Dark Knight" and frankly - I was bored

Crying Hotline anyone? Only 2 dollars a minute

Congress may respond to tea bags

A lesson in contrast ...

Where Is Beachbaby when I need her

I just saw defiance. It was great if not a tiny little bit too Hollywood.

what would you rather watch on TV?

Computer Glitch At The Libree, I Get 60 extra minutes internet!!

Boat captain gets prison for bombing dolphins

What happens when things are so bad people can't afford sex toys:

The great debate continues

King Crimson fans: what's your favorite ProjeKct?

Billions for high-speed rail; anyone aboard? Not in America...

I want to create a thread that never lies.

Anybody here who has been to Portugal?


Would you rather be haunted by the ghost of Sarah Palin or Nadya Suleman?

Going clothes shopping tomorrow. Here's my question for you.


I believe this is it for the DU Lounge. We better just pack it up and go home....

Audiobook fans: favorite author but lousy reader?

what do you dress your salad with?

GOOFBALLS. Can they be used in moderation, or is the only option to get ALL HOPPED UP?

What should I have for dinner tonight?

Phone etiquette- Am I the jerk, or am I surrounded by jerks (or both)?

Tomorrow, I'm going to see someone I haven't seen in 16 years

Is Ford Pinto stunning or what?

An idiot tried to play "beat the bus" today and got broadsided

BSG-Fans (and ST:Voyager and Babylon 5 nerds as well,) here's a CGI blog for you!

How smart is my adorable nephew?

Nasty Insomnia right now. I think I'll take Ambien CR tonight - should I be drinking this beer?

I found the police scanner for my county streaming online!

We're finally getting a much needed snow storm in Denver today

Can you put too many onions in a pot of chile?

ANyone see that new cartoon Cat vs, Kid?

I think I'm gonna get my hair done, rockstar-style.

I got a bag of dates from the food bank yesterday

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Thu 3/26/2009)

Question for males circumcised during infancy: Which is more traumatic for you?

I'm running out to the Panda Express, can I get you anything?

Watching a girl band movie called "Prey for Rock and Roll"

Post your favorite circumcision song!

Is loopy dental kid video funny — or disturbing?

12 year old daughter got in trouble for kicking another girl in the face today

For The First Time In Months I Have Hope

And it's Thurdsay Night Lounge Clusterfuck in 3, 2... Get your tickets now! Popcorn extra

Prednisone dose doubled and I'm on it for another week

happy 3rd birfday Jet!

I found the next CHET AKINS!!!!!!!

What mistake in life are you thankful for?

What is with the uptick in circumcision threads lately?

####### zozosmom is still missing #######

Both of my Grandparents have the flu

Geez, What Up With All The I'm Ok, You're Ok Threads? with ******** on them?

What a shitty day.

My balls itch

**** Check in here if you want me to STFU ****

A Serious Request (yes, really)

Call you Moderator RIGHT FUCKING NOW!! to end the asterisks!

First Meeting Of Asterisk Abusers Anon

*******Has anyone heard from Chuggo?*******

Woman arrested 3 times in 3 days for drunk driving

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In an effort to diffuse the tension in the lounge, I will respond only

What's a "San Francisco agenda"

Chaos. Dissent. Anger. Finger pointing. Name calling. Insanity.

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****** The beloved Midlodemocrat is okay******

Copycat threads are a lot more annoying when they have asterisks all over

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I suck so bad! *crying*

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curcumcism is to DU as [x] is to [y]

every time you Rec this thread I poison a pigeon in the park

Good morning little schoolgirl, can I go home with you?


I am a little worried. I think Critters2 is mocking me.

My aerogarden is doing remarkably well. And, if you don't behave


***** MY GOD! ******* IT'S FULL OF ASTERISKS! **********

I'm going to walk the beagle, and then read something deep, meaningful

GreenPartyVoter rocks. Her eliminating one more disease

I am a little worried. I think Critters2 is smocking me

***** Sniffa is still a fucking asshole *****


********** Old man with a barely-legal blonde? Doesn’t look right. **********

What color is your bungie cord?

*******************I'm paranoid that everyone has put me on Ignore and I probably deserve it********

I am watching Jeopardy. It's boring. I fully expect it will be

*********ALL Y'ALL CAN GO FUCK YO'SELVES**********



What color is your ride?

OKAY!!! Enough of these shenanigans. Supernatural is on at 9PM

*:-., _, . -:*'``'*:-., _, . -:*'``'*:-., _, . -:*'``'*:-., _, . -:*

The Real AIG Scandal: How the Game Is Rigged at Wall Street's Casino

Sarah Palin met a circumcised guy when she was helping Octomum breastfeed at the Olive Garden

****TZ please answer my PM****

HALT and BOOT the room! The caps and asterisks are totally fucking it up. That needed saying.

My Favorite Yogurt Has High Fructose Corn Syrup

So is the Lounge shitting itself or what? What'd I miss?

Don't make me get my flying Loungers! (a mission for tonight)



I must say, this has turned out to be quite the legendary day in the lounge.

Which of these top 10 supposedly haunted places would you most like to visit?


I think these videos may help folks understand just what's going on today

Is the lounge going through some....changes or something...

Hey, we're published!

Circumcised males! Which do you miss more?

GD trying to out Lounge Da Lounge again.

My employers are determined to keep me down.

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 3/26/09 (language warning; NSFW)

I'm knitting a squid...

Question for males circumcised during infancy: Which is more traumatic for you?

Do I Need To See The Earlier "Fast & Furious" Movies Before Seeing The New One?

Is a female circumcision ceremony called a brisket?

Why is the first post in a thread sometimes Reply #0 and sometimes Reply #1?

Circumnavigation .. is it hard?

The Slow and the Furious,a documentary about Rush's dittoheads.

I think we need another circumcision thread. Who's with me?

Why has the Lounge NOT invaded this thread?

GD is getting high. Details at 11.

How much goofyium is missing?

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*********************** I DON'T KNOW I AM JUST DOING THIS TO FIT IN******************

*********************** I DON'T KNOW I AM JUST DOING THIS TO FIT IN******************

My phone's ringing, and it's 10:14. Should I answer it?

Done with my second re-test. I think it went pretty well. I'm ready for a break now.

Have you ever wanted to eat Hannah Montana? Well, here's your chance!!

LOL! There's a cat hair INSIDE my cell phone!

I like corn dogs, but am not a big hot dog fan.

Last night I dreamt I was Kate

Man tosses gas bomb in fight, sets own cars ablaze

Where did they go?

Post a picture of yourself with a bad hairdo

Will anybody notice this thread without caps or asterisks?

Is Cleveland a decent city to go to for a mini-vacation?

Hey leftyclimber--check your PMs

Have TV shows become a lot tamer?

Looks like it's "hide thread day" in the lounge again.

Are vibes "woo"?

I'm liking the Nova/Duke game.

(don't read it if you don't want it spoiled) yea to Stevie Wonder!

$206 Ticket Paid With Urine-Soaked Coins

Now wait a minute.

****** JasonC / Pierre Suave is okay.... *******

###############E Pluribus Unum Circumcised My Thread Last Year###############

So, I was trying to get into the Dick's sporting goods site

Here are 3,450 pictures of me in various poses, with towels and such...

Speaking of neighbors, it just occured to me I have not heard from my new one again.

Happy Birthday, Parche!!!!

Dan Seals dies of Lymphoma at 61

Hello...Its just TIM

A new 3 Stooges movie

So 2 guys and a bobcat walk into a bar . . .

Ooooh! A trailer for Where The Wild Things Are!

Delete. n/t

The freeper uncle's PC is loaded, up and running now. Thank goddess that is over.

The freeper uncle's PC is loaded, up and running now. Thank goddess that is over.

Cuban Liberals circumcised my copycat in 2005

Did anybody else here take French in college/H.S.?

What is your signature cocktail?

A good friend of mine who is mentally ill lost control yesterday

Did anybody else here get Frenched in college/H.S.

American Idol: Country Music Singers Need Not Apply

MARCH 27th- I want to wish a *Happy Birthday* to 3 DU'ers

MARCH 27th- I want to wish a *Happy Birthday* to 3 DU'ers

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European Version of: If you could live anywhere in Europe, where

There's a person in here who constantly posts about...

Have you ever sat down and watched your NCAA bracket die a horrible, lingering death?

Well, I'm officially 29. Happy Birthday to me.

The RetroLounge Almost Naked Teddy Bear Thread!

Does this turn you on?

Question - long dating relationships turning into marriage?

So, a bobcat walks into a bar,

Gary Numan, love him or leave him?

People are touchy in GD

Can someone explain to me why Blind Melon's "No Rain" is marked "Explicit" on my itunes?

I wish a mod would name my appendage.

Can you drink the water that comes out of your tap, or does it scare you?


Good grief! I just discovered I'm circumcised!

**** Walt Starr is OK, right the fuck now! ****

******** NARWHALS FUCK YEAH1!!1!! *********

******check in here if you are an insensitive asshole****

The Official DU Lounge Make a MOVIE Contest!

I need to hear some good clarinet music. Any recs???

Padma Lakshmi does a commercial for Hardees

Looks like the usual suspects are forming a new PNAC with a new name.

Ever make it with a half-circumscised guy?

Is it "douche-y" to say gracias to the server at a Mexican restaurant?

Charlotte had her photo shoot today.

I blame the current atmosphere in the Lounge on the absence of Mo.

Source of Stupid Discovered! (PIC Heavy)

The job interview went well

****** The NCAA Tournament is Okay ****** (Anyone watching?)

Do you believe ghosts to be real?

Gents of the Lounge: Facial Hair?

What Is The Ultimate Pop Song?

Express your gratitude to a DU'er here!

****** Cuban Liberal / Padraig18 is okay.... *******

US starts Iraq Pullout & Afghanistan to see a surge of Civilians

Newest crazy nutwing conspiracy idea: AIG failed on purpose to make Obama's healthcare plan easier

Could Sen Byrd's rule stop health care in the reconciliation bill?

Dupe. Please delete.

Economy: Worst in 26 years

The Great Communicator?

KY-Sen: Conway Will Run

Vote now for new spending priorities. A sample question for Obama...

10 minutes left for posting your questions to President Obama

Karl Rove the new Rush!

** WHAT IF? **

Behind the scenes: Ed Henry's take on exchange with Obama--*BY* Ed Henry (LOL)

Got Shade - (More Republican solutions to global climate change)

Was Jon Taplin wrong about Krugman being wrong?

Obama Laughs Off Critics At Fundraiser: "One Day I'm A Genius; One Day I'm A Bum!"

Bwahahaha! "Only" 40.4 Million Households watched the President's Press Conference!

Obama's online town hall: 'Wisdom'

Townhall starting now!!

Obama's brother-in-law wins CBI semi-final

Remember watch the Town Hall online. . .it will be judged on the hits. . .

The Failin' Palin' also can too still is yes.

Panning Geithner's Plan

Habeas corpus and Obama

Just got my RNC 2009 Obama Agenda Survey

Obama Taps Harvard Dean For Key Health Post

Why SHOULD Obama have spoken out immediately about the AIG bonuses?

Has anyone seen the House Republican budget plan?

We can VOTE for Single Payer Health Care! Until 9:30 am. Please K/R and ACT NOW!

This economic Potemkin spring poses serious political risk

Obama says he likes Nurses..

Repukes on MSNBC offering an alternative budget

Obama's answering the marijuana legalization question!

Ruh Roh. Those Corporatist Theives Obama And Geithner Are At It Again!

The largest take home point I got out of the internet town hall...

AIG: We're Being Extorted!

"No to Newt Gingrich!" Facebook group

Obama laughs at the marijuana legalization question after admitting using it multiple times.

Actually, Obama did NOT say he was "against" legalizing marijuana...

**********Official Online Town Hall Meeting Thread***********

Oh No! Obama is opposed to Marijauna legalization ... He is chicken

OMG Cantor 'the Whip' has got a financial plan!

Why Do We Need a Health Insurance Industry? A Parasite on the Health Care System

Repug Budget Proposal: Massive Tax Cut For Wealthy (slash top marginal rate from 35% to 25%)

I Don't Agree At All With President Obama And His Answer On Health Care.......

I Don't Agree At All With President Obama And His Answer On Health Care.......

"I think the 'Party of No' has become the 'Party of No Ideas.'"

Question about universal medicaid access:

President Obama answered questions folks were swearing he would avoid.

Top Ten "Reasons Obama should legalize pot right now"

Obama Needs Some DownTime

It seems I am a one-issue Democrat after all...

New Financial Regs - Obama Is Killing Business, In Bed With Business, Killing Business...

Since when did we advance the Obama should not laugh at all meme?

Anyone who supports tax laws and cheats on their taxes should turn themselves in

Pres. Obama breaking "Imagined" Promise 1,438,888 - "I want to and will legalize Marijuana, period."

Barack Obama...the Alpha Male

Obama To Appear On "Premio Lo Nuestro," Talk Directly To Massive Hispanic Audience

Already a half dozen oh no threads on marijuana

Be honest with yourselves, Obama IS NOT THE ONLY person who smoked pot who doesn't . . .

Conservadems ! Fuck You.

Anyone who has used marijuana who does not support full legalization...

Obama to Add 4,000 Troops in Afghanistan

Damned pot heads !

State budgets are in crisis. Thousands are dead in Mexico and the cartel violence risks entering the

Will Slow and Steady Win the Race?

Did anyone at MSNBC watch Obama's entire town hall? They cut away before he took questions from the

The Repukes fell for the trap on the Budget

May 2007: Obama's statement on single payer

BREAKING: Ed Henry ADMITS He Is NOT a Journalist But Is REALLY A Propagandist


Tweety Missing the Point Again: Thinks that Town Halls not as "effective" as Press Conf!

Twisting President Obama's Words is not the way to solve problems!

Second term....

Chart you want to see (the entire Bush economy was a sham)

Contessa Brewer angry that they (MSNBC) cut away from Obama's town hall for the Repub. non-budget

Cantor ("Womanizer" - VA) speaks out on Britney concert - went "to help the team"..."quite a show"

Obama needs a vacation

The AP is poking fun at the GOP's budget plan ...

Bob Somerby now attacking Rachel Maddow.

Obama seizes bully pulpit online to pitch budget

Legalize Hemp - In ALL of its forms

Right wing books and what their REAL titles should be

Chuck Todd was responsible for cutting away to the Repubs during the

Ha! They wouldn't let him inside the castle gates, but Dr. Dean is organizing the peasants outside.

*** Heads Up: Today's Town Hall to re-air on CSPAN2 at 8pm Eastern! **

Some surprising things about Geithner's bailout plan, according to Seeking Alpha blog.

The Teleprompter, the Jacket and the Laugh: A Presidency in Utter Ruin

President Obama On ‘Face The Nation’ Sunday

Arne Duncan: South Carolina schools will get money despite Governor


Chris Kofinis on KO a while ago...

Olbermann calls the Repubs.' "budget" a "Fudge-it"!

IRS deal to tax evaders: fess up to avoid "criminal prosecution or confiscatory penalties"

One of the great thin books of all time...


Hey Stoners! Listen up. Let's take y(our) case to the White House on 4/20/09 with a huge Smoke-in

I don't want weed legalization to be a part of President Obama's legacy

Obama's gimmicky online chat session actually worked.

Ahh the Republican Budget "outline"; this is why the president is a genius

"I inhaled...that was the point" was NOT an endorsement of marijuana

Wall Street Traders Send Frustrated, Typo-Riddled Letter to Congress

OPEC Engineered Obama’s Harvard Admission

The Republicans Want to Regulate More of the First Lady's Time

Anatomy of a Hit Piece: The Chicago Tribune's Hit On Rahm Emanuel

The Real Republican Road to Recovery from Nate Silver...

Pullin' a Rachel - Someone talk me down about Rahm Emanuel, please.

There was a pot...I mean financial regulatory package proposed today. Anyone hear anything on that?

Early roughdrafts of Bush's memoirs leaked by publisher

I saw Dr. Dean on CNBC

President Obama On ‘Face The Nation’ Sunday

Sarah Palin is proof that alot of Evangelicals don't know their New Testament too well

Does the White House really need a press corps? What purpose

"How can we have a country when we have all these Hispanics coming into the country."

"POTUS's taped remarks at Univision's "Premio Lo Nuestro" Latin music awards"

My next door neighbor got her job back thanx to Obama's $

Damn, Here is my Budget......

Don't forget many doctors operate for profit (although they will deny it). The new NHS.

Should the "Legalize Pot" folks have a rally the same time/place as the "Tea Party" morans?

After watching the video of this morning's pot comments, I want to apologize to Dawgs.

Legalize Pot

Marijuana & Health Care : Obama Chess at it's best (and worst).

Key Senate panel backs Obama's budget blueprint (AP)

One more POT THREAD, those of you outraged about Obama's answer need to go take a hit. . .

Enough is Enough: Let's Stop Wall Street Loan-Sharking by Senator Bernie Sanders

Administration unveils financial system overhaul

Palin's "nobody I could find that I wanted to hold hands with and pray" comment angers staffers.

Oh for the love of God people seriously

OMFG, This Chart From The Republican Plan For Recovery Is DEVESTATING!

Are you ready for Presidential candidate Steele? Apparently he's

PHOTOS (just two): Joe and Beau's Amazing Journey

Pres. Obama breaking "Imagined" Promise 1,438,890 - "Vote for me, and you will get a Pony, period."

Constitutional Scholar Calls Bush Torture Memos Treason

Pres. Obama breaking "Imagined" Promise 1,438,889 - "I will give you Single Payer Health, period."

Conservative dialogue on Barack Obama's character usually goes something like this:

Along with asking about legalizing pot

GOP produces in depth charts and figures to explain their plan (charts inside)

Say G'Night, Tammy

CNN - Have they done any reporting on the 'Puke budget?

Obama just shat on single-payer and legalizing marijuana.

Obama just shat on single-payer and legalizing marijuana.

Republicans: This crappy budget wasn't our fault! It was all Mike Pence!

Circumcision Decreases Risk of Contracting STDs, Study Says

Circumcision Decreases Risk of Contracting STDs, Study Says

Nate Silver: The Real Republican Road to Recovery

NORML statement and link to email President Obama.

Dude, I've had it.

Please support Notre Dame University and its invitation to President Obama.

Pot is a mild hallucinogen so I understand why some DUers think Obama promised to legalize it. . .

Why can't President Obama stop the pentagon from letting KBR and

To all those hyperventilating about pot legalization: Really?

President Obama & Tim Geithner deserve kudos: "Financial experts say recession ends by year's end"

Why do we still have the PATRIOT Act?

Wonkette: Reporter Asks Gibbs About Question Selection And Teleprompter, Gibbs Goes Insane

Senate Approves National Service Bill (the Senator Edward M. Kennedy Serve America Act)

Boehner releases the "Party of No" picture-book budget "supposal"


Republicans are trying to block "the woman who could nail Bush"

Stevie Wonder just gave a "shout out" to Barack on American Idol.

Gibbs just said that President Obama 'opposes the legalization of marijuana'

Hillary in Mexico

The Pot Answer?

Obama Backs Banks, Seeks to Block Fair-Lending Probe

What legitimate role does the newspaper reporters have in Obama's press conference?

Tales of WTFuckery, Volume 12: The Misadventures of Turtlenshoe

Obama's new rallying cry: 'No, we can't.'

Stand With Dr. Dean

House panel endorses Obama's ambitious budget plan

Geithner to Propose Vast Expansion Of U.S. Oversight of Financial System

Oliphant Israel-Gaza cartoon called 'hideously anti-Semitic'

States consider drug tests for welfare recipients

Obama inauguration crowds overwhelmed police, panel told

Iran to attend Afghan meeting, seeks regional solution

Taliban Attacks in Afghanistan Kill 9 Police Officers

Albany Reaches Deal to Repeal ’70s-Era Drug Laws

Pakistan Taliban: Bomb that killed 11 was revenge

Kashmiri Shia hail slain India patriot

STDs May Change Stance on Circumcision

Cleveland crossing guard turns 100 years old, and she's still on the job helping kids

Overall Jobless Rolls Top 5.5 Million

"Gay cure" therapies still used by few in UK: study

Franken accepts USO award in midst of battle

Obama to visit D-Day beaches on June 6: France

80,000 on TSA's 'cleared' fliers list

(U.S.)Department of Labor files complaints against Vick (misuse of pension fund)

Economy shrinks most in 25 years; Unemployment continues climb

Honduras president calls vote on term limit

(Texas) County delays KBR pact after (Iraq war) vets protest

Police to probe UK torture claims

China milk scandal terms upheld

Dalai Lama banned to placate China, S Africa admits (Update)

Source: 12% Of GM Workers Accept Buyout

Pay survey shows Michigan remains in the loser's column for personal income

Alaskan Villages Will Get Free Citgo Heating Fuel Again

AIG London Execs: Returning Bonuses Is Blackmail

Pirates seize tankers off Somalia

US soldier dies of non-combat injuries in Iraq (4th death this month due to non-combat injuries)

US economy sees quicker decline

Russian rocket carrying U.S. billionaire launches to space station

(Alaska) Villages will get free Citgo heating fuel again

IRS launches crackdown on offshore tax evasion

Alaska volcano erupts, ashes spew 30,000 feet up

(Israeli) Panel: 1990s IDF anthrax vaccine tests were unnecessary

Circumcision May Reduce Incidence of HIV, HSV-2, HPV Infection

I.R.S. to Offer Deal to Tax Evaders

Paulson To Write Own Account Of Economic Crisis

Citigroup May Manage $5 Billion in U.S. Aid to Auto-Parts Manufacturers

Cities Deal With a Surge in Shanty Towns

Rahm Emanuel's profitable stint at mortgage giant

NH House approves gay marriage

Bachus: AIG Stiffed Small U.S. Institutions, While Paying Off Foreign Banks in Full

Afghan War To Get More US Troops: Sources

Prosecutors: Marion Barry Owes $277,000 in Back Taxes

Google to Cut About 200 Jobs in Sales and Marketing

In Argentina, Nobel prize-winning economist calls for greater regulation of bonuses

North Dakota trying to stave off flooding with sandbags, salt -- and explosives

Dallas officer delayed NFL player as relative died

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday March 26

U.S. marshal's body found in Mexico

Seniors to receive $250 stimulus check in May

Space tourist blasts off to ISS

Space tourist blasts off to ISS

UN Panel touts new global currency

Car bomb kills 16, wounds 40 in Baghdad

What Will Conficker Bring on April 1?

Taliban leader plans to reclaim Afghanistan, U.S. says

Democrats prepare to ditch AIG bonus bill

Iowa (Republican) Congressman King disputes he wrongfully takes tax credit

China fury at US military report

Chavez to launch new state airline in Venezuela

Sources: More US troops for Afghan war

For troops in Iraq, shower still may be fatal

Regulating the First Lady

Art-World Madoff Arraigned in Manhattan Court

Cuomo Subpoenas AIG Swap Data in Taxpayer Fund

Doctors Say Kidney Stones In Kids Are On The Rise

Official: Obama's half-brother falls ill in Kenya

DEA raids pot dispensary in SF

Iran to attend Afghan meet, seeks regional solution

Mystery over Sudan 'air strike'

Obama Backs Banks, Seeks to Block State Fair-Lending Crackdown

AIG Fights a Fire at Its Paris Unit-Executives' Resignations Put Billions in Contracts at Risk

Mortgage Rates Drop To Record Low

Pop, country singer Dan Seals dies of cancer

Cuomo to Subpoena AIG on CDS

Last edition of Christian Science Monitor

A GOP budget with no hard numbers

U.S. Bill Seeks to Rescue Faltering Newspapers

(NYC/NJ) Port Authority Doing Away With Freedom Tower Name

Palin's prayer remark angers former staffers

11 accused in ransacking of Venezuela synagogue

Pakistan's ISI aiding Taliban in southern Afghanistan: NYT

Officer delays family racing to see dying mom

Pakistan set to reap $35 billion windfall from terrorism

Pope 'distorting condom science'

Siegelman Asks 11th Circuit to Rehear Case

One-time $250 to Social Security recipients/ some energy grants announced today by Administration

Army vet billed $3,000 for war wounds

Obama opposes legalizing marijuana

Red River broke crest of 1997 flood at 7 p.m. tonight

Scientists win Texas evolution debate

Natasha's lesson saves Ohio girl

30% Say Government Should Limit Pay for Athletes and Movie Stars

N. Korea defends right to 'explore space' amid missile claim

New estimate raises ND flood higher than sandbags

Tesla unveils groundbreaking electric car.

President Lula of Brazil blames crisis on 'white and blue-eyed'

North Korean Launch Significance to Obama - French News Channel

Rachel Maddow Show - Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-ND) - prophetic on the economy

Kidnap Victim Dies After 911 Operator Scolds Her

Hannity pushes the douchebag envelope once again (1:43)

Seal Hunt Day 1 - International Fund for Animal Welfare

Jay Rockefeller: Internet should have never existed

Seal Hunt Day 2 Podcast - International Fund for Animals

KO & Bernie Sanders on the fight for the Obama budget

KO - Bushed 3/25 on ICE facilities holding innocent citizens for 10+ months or more

BBC: China Seeks Only Peace And Self-Defence

Shuster's Hypocrisy Watch: GOP Fuming Over Budget Reconciliation

Fascinating, Tom Geoghegan on Democracy Now: How Unlimited Interest Rates Destroyed the Economy

House GOP Whip Ditches Obama for Brit-Brit

Hilarious, psychotic Glenn Beck tries to give Obama advice about public speaking

1600 Pennsylvania Ave./David Shuster

Glenn Beck: High Priest of the Paranoid Style

Dean and Keith Olbermann discuss how GOP must appeal to "hard right" to win

Gibbs On GOP Budget: More Windmill Pictures Than Numbers

Marcy Kaptur (D-OH): The Obama Plan Creates Potential For Another Bubble!

Gingrich says U.S. is headed toward dictatorship

Rachel Maddow on the Bush admin's use of marketing phrases & techniques

Young Turks: Cenk on Ridiculous Criticism of Obama After Press Conference

Pence Can't Tell O'Donnell What The Deficit Would Be Under GOP Plan

What's morally wrong with homosexuality

"Obama Make CNN Ed Henry His Bitch...Companion" Eugene Robinson Say on Countdown Keith Olbermann.

The budget without a budget

Sen. Dorgan's Statement = Oil Price Manipulation and Banks

Obama: Our Healthcare 'Legacy' Is A 'Problem' - Blocks Us Having A Euro/Canadian System

Ever wonder where Fox News get's it's female Anchors?

The Epidemiology of a Smear

President Obama Speaks To Astronauts Aboard International Space Station

'Too Big to Fail', remember that term, 'Too Big to Fail' (1999)

Michael Steele Never Makes Mistakes

TYT: Would You Replace Tim Geithner With Elliot Sptizer?

TYT: Who'll Sue Jindal First? Jay Leno, Chris Matthews, Alan Colmes or Cenk?

Sarah Palin "No One To Pray With In The McCain Campaign"

Barack Obama on Marijuana Decriminalization (2004)

Obama: No! I Do Not Think Legalizing Marijuana Would Help The Economy





Moderator Availability Thread, Thursday March 26, 2009



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Palestinians find Ottoman Empire deeds to save homes from Israeli settlers

Health Care and Medicaid — Weathering the Recession (New Eng Jour Med)

Cheney Claims Saddam Was Linked to Mexican Drug War

Gun Lobby Asks You to Please Lay Off the Mass Killings While It's Trying to Influence Legislation

Astronomers Catch a Shooting Star for 1st Time.

Palin refuses to whine, then lashes out at liberal media, again

James Carville: Daddy, tell me, what exactly is a derivative?

AlterNet: The Real AIG Scandal: How the Game Is Rigged at Wall Street's Casino

Joe Conason: The Right’s Twisted Blame Game

Jewish Group Says Political Cartoon Recalls Nazi Propaganda

Naomi Wolf: Do the Secret Bush Memos Amount to Treason? Top Constitutional Scholar Says Yes

On Health Care, Diane Rehm Makes Me Sick


This is wonderful: "The Facebook Generation vs. the Fortune 500"

Dear AIG-FP Sr. Vice President Jake DeSantis

Sen Cardin (D-MD) is Today’s Stupidest Senator

Asia Times: Free markets are not rational

American Issues Project - Republican Propaganda Blitz, Screw the President and Country at ever turn

Push Poll About Energy

Distressed that Obama Flap Will Overshadow Graduation Day: A Notre Dame Mom's View

Joe Conason: The Right’s Twisted Blame Game

EJ Dionne: Deficit Dodge Ball: Will Anyone Admit That Taxes Have to Rise?

Remove the General Wealth From the Private Sector was the Main Objective.

Obama Deals With the 'Dope' Question at Town Hall

A month ago... when Geithner crossed swords with Axelrod, winning the battle and losing the war.

Was the Boehner, GOP 'news conference' designed to interrupt Obama's Town Hall Meeting?

"The Prime of Mr. Nouriel Roubini" (Hit Piece on Dr. Doom/Playboy)

AIG Execs Receiving Threats Even From Kindergarteners

"The Dirt on Clean Coal"...(The Nation's Ari Berman)

Toward a New Sustainable Economy

Who Says the GOP 'Budget' is Just a 'Windmill'

Mexico rebels at credit card rates, mulls limits!

President Obama's live Online Town Hall Meeting

Neo-Con Ideologues Launch New Foreign Policy Group

Rahm Emanuel's profitable stint at mortgage giant

My Uterus, Husband and I All Agree -- No Children

from Alliance@IBM website on layoff at IBM

Fruit of the Poisoned Tree - School Vouchers Scheme Worked

No assault weapon ban in war on Mexican Drug cartel, says Clinton

Hormone-mimics in plastic water bottles - just the tip of the iceberg?

Water Worries Shape Local Energy Decisions—Providing an Opening for Renewable Sources

Heckuva job on energy policy, Dick!

Shell becomes major sponsor of AutoBlogGreen - and vice versa?

NOAA - Ocean Conditions First Among Multiple Causes Of Sacramento Salmon Run Crash

Philippine Govt. Reports Nation "Already Reeling" From Climate Shift, Wants 30% Global CO2 Cut

Study Projects Spike In Heat-Related Deaths Among Elderly Melbourne Residents As Century Progresses

Tokyo's Sakura Season Full Week Earlier Than 1970 - 2000 Average - AFP

Australia Issues Travel Warning For Hong Kong - Air Bad Enough To Aggravate Pulmonary, Heart Disease

Doe Run Awaiting Peruvian Government Bailout, La Oroya Operations Nearly Shut Down

US House Gets "Balanced Biblical View" On Climate Policy, Plus Joe Barton, Lord Monckton - AFP

Drop in daddy long legs (UK nickname for "crane fly") is devastating bird populations

Condors at Oregon Zoo on roll in delivering eggs

More Than 50 New Species - Frogs, Spiders, A Lizard - Identified In Papua Rain Forest - Independent

Write a letter to protect Sequoia National Forest from OHV Damage -- 4 days left

Toxic toads targeted in Australia's 'Toad Day Out'

What we learned from the Exxon Valdez (BBC)

Church leader sparks Georgian baby boom (BBC)

Peak oil notes - Mar 26

Nevada Geothermal completes production drilling

Traditional Mohawk Council supports bill to end Canadian Seal Hunt

Obama Administration Shifting Bulk Of Research Fund To Plug-Ins, Away From Hydrogen Cell Cars

The dam that divides Ethiopians (BBC)

BBC: God 'will not give happy ending'—the Archbishop of Canterbury has warned.

Penn State/UMass Modeling Finds Relatively Rapid WAIS Collapses At Or Beyond 400 PPM - AFP

Yaris-based hybrid is Toyota's cheap shot at Insight


My website needs contributions

Clean fuels are a social panacea - EPA.

In Bolivia, Untapped Bounty Meets Nationalism

The black president Colombia forgot

Alaskan Villages Will Get Free Citgo Heating Fuel Again

Chavez to launch new state airline in Venezuela

France hopes to increase trade and investment in Venezuela

Real News Network Video: "Historic Power Shift in El Salvador

In Argentina, Nobel prize-winning economist calls for greater regulation of bonuses

11 accused in ransacking of Venezuela synagogue

President Lula of Brazil blames crisis on 'white and blue-eyed'

AMNESTY: Cuban 5 Wives Denied Visas Again

Peru's Garcia Says Will Block Leftist Candidates

Hombres necios que acusáis - Sor Juana Inez de La Cruz

Chavez opponent to be tried in Caracas

Obama's brother-in-law wins in CBI semi-finals

IUPAT makes $75,000 gift to Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Job Opening: MAPE seeks Membership Recruitment Specialist

Former No. 1 Kim Clijsters returns from retirement

Today in labor history Mar 26

CONTACT SEN SPECTER!!! RIGHT FV@%ING NOW!!!11!!11! ( x-posted in GD)

Which players have won an NCAA crown and an NBA championship?

America's union-busters on the warpath

New York Times publishes “persecuted” AIG executive’s resignation letter

Some Business People Welcome Unions, Support Employee Free Choice Act

Specter took $250K from union buster in 2008, then turned back on workers

Economic Report: One In Five U.S. Workers Have No Health Insurance

Economic Evidence Is Clear - Unions Don't Hurt The Economy

Should we have a National Labor Party (NLP)

How many schools have National Titles in both football and basketball?

UA Fairbanks Ecologist - "Permafrost Is Melting Fast All Over The Arctic . . . Methane Bubbling Up"

USA Today runs ad for dubious AIDS charity two days after it was exposed

Looks like we need to demand some changes from our leaders - from the top down

Reconsidered! NH House passes gay marriage - You have to read Reps comments!

Major New Biography of Author John Cheever

So, did y'all know you're in the "gay mafia?"

Beyond Disgusting! Cincinnati NAACP appoints anti-gay lawyer to board (Read and weep)

Provigil dosage question.

Circumcision May Reduce Incidence of HIV, HSV-2, HPV Infection

STDs May Change Stance on Circumcision

Study Finds Threefold Jump in Post-Katrina Heart Attacks; Stress Blamed

Study Finds Threefold Jump in Post-Katrina Heart Attacks; Stress Blamed

Steaming hot tea linked to cancer

Have you had your Coconut Water today?

Can Homer Simpson solve the Mideast conflict?

I would REALLY like to ask DU'ers opinions

Jewish Group Says Political Cartoon Recalls Nazi Propaganda

Avigdor Lieberman, Israel's shame (Neve Gordon)

(Israeli) Panel: 1990s IDF anthrax vaccine tests were unnecessary

Netanyahu, Lieberman 'struck secret deal for West Bank construction'

The Fierce Urgency of Peace (Roger Cohen)

Netanyahu says expects no U.S. pressure over peace process

Interviews support Israeli army misconduct in Gaza

Horrified by oatmeal

Oliphant Israel-Gaza cartoon called 'hideously anti-Semitic'

Egypt ignores anniversary of 1979 peace deal as Israel celebrates

Why Eliot Spitzer was assassinated

Jeff Parker

Geithner *save the world plan* starting on Cspan 3 NOW.

Barney speaks for 5 min. and shows we are screwed already...

Eye on the Economy - good economic issue overview site at 60 minutes

The predatory lending industry had a partner in the White House

The Communtiy REinvestment Act never forced any bank to make a subprime loan

Record decline hits Irish econ (BBC)

We can't afford to allow shadow economies to grow this big.

Budget Deficits and Blow Up Dolls: It's the Economy Stupid! (Dean Baker)

CQ Politics: What About a $684 *Trillion* Bailout?

Unbiased research for Doctors, funded in Stimulus package, could save $700 Billion annually

Risky Business (behavioral economics)

Can someone explain todays treasury auctions?

How Hard the Fed Looked for AIG’s Potential Losses

New Home Sales Fell 41% in February 2009

Galbraith's "The Predator State"


Dangerous weapons going to Mexico.

O.C. sheriff revoking concealed weapons permits-GOP Players connected to former sheriff

Anyone watching MSNBC / Andrea Mitchell / HRC?

“National Park Lead Ammo Ban in Doubt” Obama’s other fight with 80+ million gun-owners.

BBC - HRC, "we need to put more teeth in the law, try to prohibit the sale outside of our borders"

Nut arrested at DWTS studio

Do you think President Obama would ban some guns if he could?

Human Rights Watch: Israel: White Phosphorus Use Evidence of War Crimes


Pussy Willow


An Arctic sunset

"....PUNCH It..., Chuck Yaeger...!" YEAHHHH!

The idea about planetary transits is this:

Springtime B'Day Wishes Manifestor_of_Light

Does anyone know of someone to rec.

I have no idea how to help my daughter. Please help me with this!

Science education wins in Texas

What do you get if you divide science by God?

Freeman Dyson- The Civil Heretic

Spacetime May Have Fractal Properties on a Quantum Scale

Joey Ratz or Tensin Gyats?

Defining God as Ignorance

The Bible cannot be used to condemn homosexuality ...

My brother's 3rd grader called out her teacher in class.

A Tax Break Fuels Middle East Friction

How much physics did Einstein need to know to develop special relativity?

A fun contest:

What's for dinner? ~ Thursday the 26th

Cold Tomato-Cilantro Soup

Am I the only one waaaaaaay behind on the crepe challenge?

Cast Iron fans, do you know about this web site?

Someone (I Think Our Superintendent) Is Leaving Anti-Public School

Since I'm On A Roll, (Sort Of) Here's An Idea I Have For A Merit Pay T-Shirt:

Look at this article about a little Mercedes fuel cell car (and about German education).

Damning arne duncan Article

Anyone else's school doing this with the ACT test?

What About Rural Schools?

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Judge signals unwillingness to release secret 9/11 papers

Why Eliot Spitzer was assassinated

United 1898 - the Cleveland Airport mystery plane identified!?

Eyewitnesses Contradict Pentagon 9/11 Story: Rock Creek Free Press

Pull Building 6

Ashcroft Greeted By Protests In Texas: ‘I Think History Will Be Very Kind’ To Bush

Globe and Mail: On the world stage, it's the Regressive Conservatives

Lenders seek Ottawa's aid as thousands risk losing their homes

How does one get the Youtube video to appear in a post rather than just the link?

I am so frustrated. Windows Defender & Everything Else...