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Archives: March 3, 2009

The Great Gasbag


Time Warner and Time Warner Cable splitting?

Another thing that makes this "recession" different from past recessions

Current GOP Strategy Echoes Kristol’s 1993 Memo Urging Obstruction Of Dems

We angrily debated bailing out the car guys ....... why?

A little something else to make ya feel gooder and gooder ....

Here's their new brand: The Rushpublican Party

if there was a God

Michael Steele - You must kiss the ring of the comedian er... uh... don.

Drill not so much now.

I'm Content to allow the Banks and Financial Institutions to Fail because:

If a Dem spokesman had wished a Rethug president to fail during a recession ...

Chris Hayes of the Nation: The Conservatives are caught in a hall of mirrors

I once had to placate a giant egocentric asshole...

Specter could be 'toast' in 2010 election, pollster says

Rush - 20 million listeners?

Steele's 'Apologia' reminds me of a joke...

Dem party chair: Steele's apology proves Limbaugh is leading force behind GOP

America's 'House of Credit Cards'

Rush Limbaugh -- ignorant and clueless

Texas Independence Day Marks 173rd Anniversary

You meanypants quit saying bad things about repukes!

Bush Administration Claimed Fourth Amendment Did Not Apply to NSA Spying (memo released today)

Bush Administration Claimed Fourth Amendment Did Not Apply to NSA Spying (memo released today) Find 'shovel ready' projects by state and city

You remember all that happy horseshit talk about 'taking a haircut' ....... ?

Whats up with Peak oil ?

So ..... let's keep score ....... how many goopers have had to kiss The Great Gasbag's ass?

Congresswoman cynically taps gay issue for political diversion

Is it finally time to use the dreaded D-word?

As expected, Steele kissed Rush's feet and apologized

John Dean coming up on KO to deal with the Bush

WHBO Sanctions First Bout (Emmanuel vs. Dean)

PHOTOS: Thank God!!! Another $30 Billion in new funds to AIG!!!!

Cops had somebody surrounded.

The future: Where you and I will spend the rest of our lives By Tom Tomorrow

Put on some techno music and be entranced by this for hours:

The Worst is Yet To Come….Part 2: To Shit or Go Blind…


Grab for power, anybody hearing to KO?

I figured out Limbaugh - its the ratings!!!

Michael Steele kisses Limbaugh's ass, bows down before the drug-addicted pig

Michelle Bernard prays that we won't have universal health care.....

Michelle Bernard prays that we won't have universal health care.....

California prisons won't hold some illegal immigrant offenders - LOL

My "El Rushbo At CPAC" Cartoon

Gay men in NYC targeted by NYPD

Tim Geithner Should Copy Hank Paulson and Calm DOW By Declaring That Worst Is Over

Fire truck strikes, kills 1st grader on his way home from school

Man I'm so pissed

Remember the song sung on "The Mickey Mouse Club"? (ala Tweety)

Remember the song sung on "The Mickey Mouse Club"? (ala Tweety)

Where are Republicans getting their information on Socialism?

David Letterman Calls Rush Limbaugh a Bonehead!

Dog needs a ride home after master dies in crash (from Omaha to San Diego)

Handy tool for contacting federal & state representatives from Union of Concerned Scientists

The GOP has been morally bankrupt for years, and is now a cult. Hail to He-Who-Can't-Be-Criticized.

MarketWatch: Casinos, media join autos on way to bankruptcy

Re the influence of Rush Limbaugh...

Rick Santelli Really Scares the hell out of me, he's so powerful we need to keep paying attention to

Yet Another California Campaign: Elections Abound In the Arnold Era


Darth Cheney to recieve subpoena...

An asteroid the size of a 10-story building flies closely past Earth

Just out from Gov. Tim Kaine-Dems gloat after Rush awards himself sole custody of Steele's testicles

Every week I love Jon Stewart more.

Need Help...

Hey, uh, Bobby?

What is that sort of forward-B/Backward-B logo that The Great Gasbag has on everything around him?

Another ‘Cruel Joke’ About President Obama (+ photo)

I kinda like it that the Republicans are gnawing the flesh off each other's

U2 On Letterman All Week!

Newly released memo reveals that Laura Bush hates knock-knock jokes

So here is what I think. I think that the last 8 years were worse and more damaging

Who has looted their IRA's (even just a little bit) to stay current on their bills/obligations?

Virgin Megastores likely to shut all U.S. stores, cut 1,000 jobs

This Rush love-in thing. So touching! I can see a nice sordid romance

Rush is afraid, very afraid

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Heath (the Blue Dog Moron) Shuler #1 on Pelosi's shit list

Republican indignation is total crap

Aw, keep your chin up, Michael Steele - Rush is very compassionate

Folks the market is at 97' levels

Is Obama the only black male left with a job? Black jobless rate in Buffalo: 51.4 %

***BOBBY J. ON LARRY KING OFFICIAL THREAD w/ stars*** I could use another good laugh.

***BOBBY J. ON LARRY KING OFFICIAL THREAD w/ stars*** I could use another good laugh.

Obesity can be beaten... sort of... but then, not really

a GHASTLY thought: a LIMBAUGH/PALIN ticket. And you thought it couldn't get any worse.

If Limbaugh is the "voice of Conservatives", they will be forever condemned as the "party of hate",.

Calling Swamp Rat! Calling Swamp Rat!

We can bail out AIG to the tune of 250 Billion with nary a peep, but GM asks for 25 Billion and POW!

Madoff: $7m Manhattan penthouse, $62m in assets 'unrelated' to fraud...let me keep 'em.

Irrational Exuberance? We Are Now Below It . . .

Mad Money's Cramer-Stock market crash is Obama's fault

Holder halts San Francisco death penalty to article below.

what started all of the obesity posts?

CNN - Jeffrey Myron - "senior lecturer in economics at Harvard University" - Fraud

Recently overheard

Working professionals head to food bank

Accused hate killer who savagely beat man to death with a baseball bat: 'I had to protect myself'

The oldest bricks in the Carolinas?

Can the PGA Tour survive the economic downturn?

Axe-handles Dredged from North Sea Win Archaeology Award

Rushbo Limpballs is to the Repig Party what Jim Jones

My limbaugh gif part two

The movie "How Obama Got Elected" is here Thursday with the director too

The U.S. Is In A Race For the "God Particle"

Dean's NYC early education efforts sound very intriquing. "Big Apple Baby College".

What kind of BS scam is this complete with threats and bad English?

Illinois gets Rick-Rolanded

DTV users: How do I remove a channel from my listing?

Excavating mummy mouths: Assistant professor studies ancient health in Chile

Would that story about the capsized boat been in the news

I just learned my (soon to be ex) bank got TARP funds.

Ancient cylinder seal found in Iran

Michael Steele agrees to do rap battle with Stephen Colbert!

Cost of locking up Americans too high - Pew study

Tonga petroglyphs hint at Isle link

Desert Secret Cracked: Ancient Hunting Techniques Revealed

Sri Lankan Cricket Team hit by terrorists

Remember the ole Van Morrison song "Into The Mystic"?

"Will Africa Let Sudan Off the Hook?" - OpEd in NYT by Desmond Tutu

Meghan McCain

I would like to apologize to Rush....

I watched the movie "Donnie Darko" recently. (spoilers inside)

video of steele apologizing to ru$h


I wish Obama would cut the Bush tax cuts for the wealthy. Why? We need the money and they

If obesity is so simple

I'm A Little Freaked Out

Germany's supreme court bans the use of voting machines.

Hmmm...So where is "The Maverick" McCain now-he'll allow Limbaugh to be boss of the party?

College-Savings Funds Drop $23.4 Billion as Market Squeezes U.S. Students

Conrad Black on his prison life

Republicans always decimate jobs and create suffering

Which word best describes today's Republican Party?

If Limpball was not high, then I'm not a Democrat....

NYT Takes A Stand - 4 of 5 Contributors To Editorial Say Obama Admin SHOULD Investigate Bush Admin

Greenburg on MSNBC now talking about suing AIG.

Warren Buffett's company joins the job-cutting parade

now this is the way to do business

Two Limbaugh videos guaranteed to make you smile, laugh, chortle, or otherwise express joy

This economy is sick

Aaah, it doesn't take much to make math geeks happy

Does anyone else in their twenties or thirties feel like they're

Pigs are flying....

Oh great, schools are closed due to snow again today

The Unparalleled Success Of Supply Side Economics . . . In Pictures.

Limpbawhumbug and his new biotch

Isn't limpballs the same fucker who offer up Palin to McCain

How much did the Dow drop during the Great Depression?

The Gomers Of Politics aka GOP are at war with themselves!

The Gomers Of Politics aka GOP are at war with themselves!

Does the Constitution Grant a Right to DNA Testing That Could Prove Innocence?

At least the DOW has started the morning in the right direction

Cost of Locking Up Americans Too High

Michael Steele should have --

When Citigroup (C) Becomes A Penny Stock

Although Franken is a comedian, he seems more serious about being a Senator than Coleman does

I don't know about anyone else but I'm holding out for some USA

Market's up almost one percent.

What one belief/notion/idea by a specific wingnut triggers your "Not worth my time" mechanism?

Red States Gobble Up Omnibus Earmarks

The GOP has been morally bankrupt for years, but now it's officially a cult.

Coleman Lawyer Floats New Possibility To Judges: Throwing Out The Election

Gay couple sues U.S. for discrimination.

What I learned yesterday

The REAL advocates of Liberty.


How come karl rove isn't in jail?

My answer to the conservative de-regulation mantra

My answer to the conservative de-regulation mantra

A nattering nabob of negativity

You've GOTTA SEE this HILARIOUS graphic of Steele and Limbaugh!!!

We're losing newspapers and good journalists because we don't read newspapers any more. So...

Post-9/11 Memos Show More Bush Era Legal Errors

Hey, You! You can't do what needs to be done for yourself. You NEED the Rich or the Government

This "Dave RAMSEY" is the latest new thang - wingnut Xmas

It's official - Limbaugh is the leader of the RNC. Steele apologizes for his comment on Rush

Madoff Pig Tries To Keep Fancy Sty And $62 Million. Fuck. Him. Royally.

Showdown looms on gun control (Illinois)

"First Amendment speech & press rights may also be subordinated to the overriding need to wage war"

Did Bill Press just say "Rush Limpballs" on CNN?

When the Veil on Thinly Veiled Racism gets torn

The Rude Pundit: This Is Going To Take Some Getting Used To, Part 2 (Budget Edition)

The Rude Pundit: This Is Going To Take Some Getting Used To, Part 2 (Budget Edition)

Oasis 'barred from China' over Free Tibet gig

fun pic

March Into Literacy Month

Clinton Says Missile Shield to Protect From Iran(Not Russia)

AIG's meltdown has roots in Greenberg era

Gaza aid pledges exceed US$4.4bn

Maybe there is some hope for Arizona! Young people leaning left.

Why so much focus on repubs?..they lost..remember? new age of intelligence and reason

NC Counties Ranked for Voter Activism; Both Major Parties Can Claim Victories

White House: Reporters Should Ask Republicans Whether They Agree With Rush Limbaugh

Pending Sales of Existing U.S. Homes Fall 7.7%, More Than Double Forecasts

Air America wants help........

Hillary Clinton offers handshake of friendship to Syria

They wouldn't like rush so much if he were a Democratic junkie pedophile.

IN NEED OF MEDICAL SERVICES (lost job, no insurance, homeless, etc.)?

IN NEED OF MEDICAL SERVICES (lost job, no insurance, homeless, etc.)?

To fix the banks, sic Walmart's auditors on them

Is the economy in the middle of birth pains of a new dynamic that will shape future generations

Is the economy in the middle of birth pains of a new dynamic that will shape future generations

Help - In A Few Days I'm Going To Have To Put Some Money In A 'SEP' .....

Ted Lieu addresses CA Assembly Democrats on Prop 8

Whatever happened to the Iranian Oil Bourse, and the fall of the dollar?

Cutest pic of the day

American Express, Chase Cut Card Limits, Lowering Credit Scores

Republicants: The Cowards of the Nation......

Rush Limbaugh Ambition, starring Jonah Goldberg

It's really hard to top SP's lack of class

It's really hard to top SP's lack of class

Help me tease out a distinction about Glass-Steagall.

U.S. supports creation of Palestinian state: Clinton

Excellent CBC documentary on Afghanistan

David Swanson that was an excellent discussion

Republican Woes and Clowns, a Perfect Ballet? Just a reflection.

john conyers and "open access"

Same-Sex Spouses File Major Lawsuit In Massachusetts Challenging The Ban On Federal Benefits


ROFLMAO! A hedge fund manager pithily explains Iceland's catastrophic banking strategy

Dem Senator Holds Up Science Nominees to Force Continuation of Cuba Embargo

Canadian Prime Minister Harper: Foreign troops can't defeat Afghanistan's insurgency

Letterman calls Rush Limbaugh a "bonehead," makes Katie Couric laugh

Will Ferrell's masterful and frightening portrayal of Bush (review)

Weight is simply a matter of calories in versus calories out, right?

Rihanna’s family unhappy about reconciliation ("No one wants them back together")

NY Times: Obama Treasury Operating like Bush Treasury-No Transparency-Where is $$$ going???

Rush Limbaugh is not a conservative; he's a Republican.

Bush Pulled An Enron With America's Economy...Just Look Where We Are Now.

Bush Pulled An Enron With America's Economy...Just Look Where We Are Now.

God help her if she wears white before Memorial Day or

"Written on the eve of Women's History Month. " (words from Swat)

Uh Oh.......Tim Pawlenty has blasphemed the Great St. Ronnie

Uh Oh.......Tim Pawlenty has blasphemed the Great St. Ronnie

Suit over $5K netbook 3G data bill; AT&T says "read the TOS"

The New Official Seal Of The Republican Party

Hey! Mike Malloy! Is your show gonna be on tonight?

Where is Thom Hartmann on Air America now???

In these trying times, a simple thing gives me joy...Russ Feingold is following me on Twitter

Over 3,000 Chicago Janitors Take To The Streets

My response to Republican who is suddenly upset about Obama's adding to the debt

Tomorrow's Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing - "Truth Commission"

If missing football players is the new missing blond for the media,

Is RIAA a victim of the recession too?

Are you all hearing this on Tom Hartman's show right now...holy cow.

Obama and Holder Must Prosecute War Crimes or Become Guilty of Them Himself


GOP think tank

Legislation Introduced Yesterday That Will Combat Tax Haven Abuse

Legislation Introduced Yesterday That Will Combat Tax Haven Abuse

KNUV/On Second Thought's doors have been padlocked...

Will Americans be as patient with Obama as they were with FDR?

The news is a little schizophrenic this morning.

This Modern World The future: Where you and I will spend the rest of our lives. By Tom Tomorrow

California bill targets LGBT domestic violence

Toon: Shrub visiting the folks...

Medicaid privatization experiment in trouble in Florida.

Jim Cramer makes Chicken Little look like she was on valium.

'01-'09 GW Bush Statistics - DOW/National Debt/GDP/Jobs

“When you strike at a king, you must kill him” Michael Steele Learns A Lesson!


Jane Hamsher: Ellen Tauscher (D-BofA) Helps Bank Lobbyists Write Our Laws

Let's all be Tom Joads

Newt to be confirmed a Catholic

If ya JUST ate lunch, DO NOT go to this link,,,

Everyday, someone on MSNBC calls a "market bottom"...

Please pardon my obscenity

I don't agree with each and everything that is still done the Bush ways now being instantly blamed

"We could have forgiven his public clumsiness if he had been doing anything for the country."

Anyone who complained about Limbaugh appearing on CNN this past weekend

John Nichols: GOP Chair to Rush: "You're The Boss!"

Did you catch Letterman's take on Rush Limbaugh?

Remember when Obama (first week as Prez) said something about Rush?

NYT: Judge Orders Cheney Deposition in Lawsuit by Protester

The wisdom of Vandana Shiva........

TEDTalk Tuesday: Why SETI Matters

When Good Credit Goes Bad

Katrina vanden Heuvel up next on Hartmann......

Those that have it, make sure to take small denominations when you take a drive

Andrea Mitchell sucks.

Here'a an idea! Before handing over taxpayer bailout $$ make the company sign over their corp jets..

Did Joe Lieberman go on the Limbaugh show

Did Joe Lieberman go on the Limbaugh show

Bill Kristol's 1993 Memo Calls for GOP to Block Health Care Reform Cause It Might WORK!!

The Predictive Power Of The DOW! Witness The Rise In May 2008!

The Predictive Power Of The DOW! Witness The Rise In May 2008!

I just dug a grave, we go to the vet at two o'clock.

How much do you figure the "homeless, please help" cardboard sign makes?

Cheers for Marcy Kaptur.....

Obama shelving Bush rule that weakened species protection

Payments to poor, disabled cut in half (Hawai'i)

White House press briefing just starting on MSNBC. (nm)

A first shipment of U.S non-military supplies has crossed Russia

Hudson River Plane Landing (US Airways 1549) Animation with Audio

I wanted the Chimp to fail horribly.

I think its time to scuttle, cancel or sell off some of our collection of supercarriers

Limbaugh thinks Steele was hired to be something other than a "media star"?!

Where Are the Other Memos? By: emptywheel

Surgery is over. I have been home and slept for a few hours

Yes, Ron Paul is a Bircher

I think they should be referred to as the Rush Limbaugh Party instead of the Republican Party

So now we know we were not paranoid

So now we know we were not paranoid

Terminator Salvation

NYPD being sued by cop who saw demon and wants his gun back

Knowledge is power.

This is not a Tax "Hike" on the rich it is a Tax "Restoration"

So..whatever happened to Obama's plan to reduce interest rates?

The reality of homelessness

When the media will reach critical mass:

Democrats wanted George W Bush to fail.

Coleman camp asks that election result be 'set aside'

Why Skilled Immigrants Are Leaving the U.S.

The Hypocrisy of the GOP will never end. Cartoon.

Geithner: 'Obama Inherited Worst Fiscal Situation In U.S. History'

Apparently EVERY repub is standing in line to kiss rush's fat ass

If you’re not religious, do you have a problem with the term “evil?”

Soak up your sin!!

IVF Guidelines: who should be allowed to have it, and who should be limited to it

Soak up your sin!!

Shh! The DOW Will Improve When Underlying Economic Numbers Improve - Pass It On

Specter could be 'toast' in 2010 election, pollster says

Specter could be 'toast' in 2010 election, pollster says

Asia Times: One casino too many

Keynes Essay "The Great Slump of 1930" - Predictions Three Years Before FDR

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

Dems Keep Up Attacks On Party Of Limbaugh

Obama's AIG Restructuring Leaving Best Bits to AIG, Not US Taxpayer

DOW 6726, NASDAQ 1321, S&P500 696 at close.

Obama removes Bush's endangered species rule

Where are all of the stupid people coming from? (this means YOU, media).

Porn and Republicans

Porn and Republicans

White Nationalist-Linked ‘Right-Wing Youth’ Group At CPAC

Limbaugh refuses to call prospect of economic recovery under Obama ‘good for the country.’

This Should Be The Last AIG.......

Is it possible to stop "junk" calls to my cell phone?

David Sirota: Making Reid Do It: The Best Way to Prevent Dem Defections and Pass EFCA

David Sirota: Making Reid Do It: The Best Way to Prevent Dem Defections and Pass EFCA

Bernanke tells Congress -- had they ...

celebrating National Women's History (her/story) month and International Women's Day

celebrating National Women's History (her/story) month and International Women's Day

When One Engages in a Political Discussion with a Republican...

Non-profits' 'quiet crisis'

CNN poll, who has more influence in the Republican Party?

Skeleton of village 'witch' to be re-buried

Pitchforks and torches!!!!

60 people got jobs today from stimulus project

Media Matters Launches "Limbaugh Wire"

Jack Cafferty on Michelle Obama

"Burn Your Health Insurance Bill" Day.......

Harkin: Failing to Adopt Integrative Approach to Medicine in Health Reform Would Be Serious Failure

Democrats Viewed as Better to Fix Economy

More OLC Memos To Come?

Is buying a judge through campaign contributions a form of free speech?

Both "Jindal" and "Palin" are off the FR "popular keywords"

Supreme Court's Judge-For-Sale Case Is Just The Tip of a Larger Iceberg

I've lost track. Franken: Yes? No? Maybe?

GOP to Michael Steele: Quiet About Rush Limbaugh or You're Fired

Limiting Deductions on Charity Draws Ire

Limiting Deductions on Charity Draws Ire

On of my customers is a sweet little old lady and a Fox News viewer

Photoshop or other similar programs?

so the wrinkled old white guy says there are 9,000 earmarks in the budget (or the stimulus bill)

Malaysian zoo names new lion cubs Obama, Hillary

EVERY Republican politician who comes up with any plan, idea, etc. should be asked

Ex-cop who saw "demon" sues to get gun, badge back

BUsh Considered Scrapping The 1st Admendmant & Other Horrors

The War on Poverty or the New Deal - which legislation have the Pukes lied about more?

Too bad rush is an addict & child molester or he could run for president

Pirates of the Constitution

GOP recruiter's pay, results questioned (earned $900,000 in salary and benefits in the 2007-2008)

Please check out National Hispanic Media Coalition Against Hate Speech Site!

Heads up: Cafferty's 5pm question - "Is Rush Limbaugh running the GOP?"

Mall wants Manilow music to Drive out unruly Teens

Wealthy Idiots Meet Idiot Reporter

George Bush didn't fail - and because he didn't fail

Limbaugh Comparison Thread

warning: tom 'hardball' delay

I don't think this really helps Jake Tapper....

Some Bias in today's Yahoo News

Philippines ends ban on gays in military

BlockBUSTED Video?

Obama beer sparks controversy

Bloomberg News: Hidden Pension Fiasco May Foment Another $1 Trillion Bailout

If you can still redo your mortgage in bankruptcy over 30 yrs...

I may be out of line but isn't Limbaugh treating Steele like Steele was

Has Obama nominated any federal court judges yet?

Emblems to Stamp Projects Funded by the Stimulus Package

Watching Tom DeLay on Tweety today.....Is it just me or does he give off a lecherous vibe?

Jim Cramer and Harold Ford ... Who's the Greater Fool?

Apple announces new Mac Pro, tweaks iMac and Mac Mini (CNET/CNN)

Kneel Before Zod: Anybody here able to do the art for Kneel Before Rush?

What's the next bubble going to be?

Website of woman who claims she can't afford to feed her kids - complete with vacation photos

a socialist project from the 1930s

hey cramer, only room for one ru$h at a time

New method to assemble nanoscale elements could transform data storage industry

Experts Weigh In On Bush Justice Memos

Man kills ex and her new lesbian lover.

More Republican Hypocrisy

Planned Parenthood has just learned that Sen. David Vitter (R-LA) is expected to attack Planned

Franken Lawyers To Court: Throwing Out Election Is Not A Legal Option

Obama's Afghanistan surge unites Taliban rivals


BREAKING Limbaugh's balls

Credit card fresh hell: Governed by rules of state of virginia??????

Check out the new stimulus logo!!! I made it my new avatar.

Check out the new stimulus logo!!! I made it my new avatar.

Why the hell is Tucker Bounds?

GOP Chair Michael Steele: 'Franken Stealing Coleman's Senate Seat'

Dems are having lobbyists write the housing bill and Dems brag about helping banks not homeowners

Campaign Against Obama Health Plan Run By Notorious Conservative PR Firm

Campaign Against Obama Health Plan Run By Notorious Conservative PR Firm

Submitted for your approval- my Limbaugh gif

Glendale schools ban teachers' personal coffeepots and fridges

The GOP & Osama Bin Laden want the same thing...

3 charged in violent attack at gay bar

All 41 Senate Republicans Seek Veto Power Over Obama's Federal Judicial Appointments. Stop the

Republican Group launches health care offensive

Where can I find the right wing apology to Gary Condit?

If Limbaugh was on the radio during WW2

Remember Rwanda.

Engaging with the Obama Admin to Advance the Human Rights of Women

So regarding Twitter, have you been following Doonesbury this week?

nadinbrzezinski appreciation thread.

I'm trying to follow along at home. Has Sarah Palin apologized to Rush yet?

Limbaugh Travels to Canada for Surgery

"If the Republicans want new leadership, they simply need to flush"

Is Ron Paul a sleeper for the GOP Nomination in 2012?

One more night of rebroadcasts while Mike Malloy program reconfigures...will return LIVE Wednesday!

Senator Bernie Sanders’ Bill Would Make Fed Disclose Loan Recipients

Everybody must get stoned (Salon)

So I go to pay a bill today, and talked to someone who can't speak english.

If you oppose the Stimulus Bill stay off of these roads

Barney Frank gave Rachael a great question to ask any Republican that would come on her show

Guantánamo: The Definitive Prisoner List

I've just come home from seeing the doctor (follow-up from my rant yesterday)

Oops, he did it again (John Lynch, that is)

Authors Guild to blind people.... Drop Dead (Kindle disabled)

Postponing The World's Biggest Garage Sale (AIG)

Week 6 Presidential Week in Review

60% of NBA players are broke five years after they retire.

Rick Santelli: I Want to Set the Record Straight

Local asshat: "Robin Hood Syndrome" is bad for gov't and bad for business.

David Sirota: "Swinging for the Fences": The Major League Moment In American Politics

My nephew is taking the road of the dittohead.

DU, thank you for all your kind thoughts and sympathy for me and my wife today

100,000 women killed in fires, every year in India

The end game: Elect Palin 2012

Everybody send me some positive job energy!!!!

Oh really? That wasn't bailout cash?

"Democrats: Beware of Michael Steele"

Ford sales dive 48 percent as auto slump continues

While checking out the new Symbol I found this article on the WPA by Saul Friedman >>

Oh, come on "24" producers (spoiler alert)

FIX the economy???...Break up monopolies and regulate!!!!

Coast Guard Suspends Search for Missing Boaters

Its Easy and no brainer Until 90% of US Assets are not

Best. GLBT. Protest. Sign. EVAH.


Global New Deal

Take Action To Get Rove Nailed: Don Siegelman

Take Action To Get Rove Nailed: Don Siegelman

The symbol of our future

MoveOn petition for healthcare--Please sign!

For Those Who Think Homeless Have It So Good: Body Found in Swannanoa River

Where is your thermostat set?

The Girl in the Window


One out of six Tennesseans admit to telling racist jokes about President Obama

Red States recieve the most Federal Money. Jindle is 2nd, and Palin is 3rd

He may be a crotchety old man, but Cafferty knows style when he sees it: Crush on Michelle Obama

Apologize to Limbaugh here.

Where Did the Money Go?

Empire’s Law – The Law that the Bush Administration Foisted on the World

Just a wee bit of advice even if you are still working

YOU can do something to stop baby seals from being clubbed to death!

Police Say Man Stuffed Cat Inside Bong

Bill Calls for Ban on Barbie

Dow declines 6200 under shrub and pubs wail about 1600 point drop since mid Jan.

For your perusal; Obama; "impeachment not acceptable"

All 41 Senate Republicans Seek Veto Power Over Obama's Federal Judicial Appointments.

Have you noticed that republicons..

Newsweek: Bush Administration Considered Scrapping First Amendment

The Ultimate Class-Warfare Struggle

Everybody must get stoned(new plan to legalize marijuana in CA would create a $1 billion tokin' tax)

Limbaugh is Satan's voice on Earth

So I cooked the plastic pad thing under a roast on Sunday by accident. Problem?

Note To Steele: Shut Up Or Get Out

Proud Democratic Owners of the Afghanistan Occupation

Oh. My. God.... 188 Whales Stranded Themselves

Goodbye farmers markets, CSAs, and roadside stands.

Immigrants follow ambitions back to India, China

"The Curse of Randi Rhodes: Nova M's Successor "On Second Thought" Padlocked in Phoenix"

Dinger's Weekly (Sometimes Daily) Bitch About The Minnesota Senate Recount

Make Way for Designer Babies

Get Rove off ABC's This week!

My LTTE in response to a "liberal bias" letter is printed

Recent poll showed Bush with higher favorable rating than Limbaugh

Guess Who Wants to Appoint a Special Prosecutor

Bush Lawyer: "The memos released Monday are “just the tip of the iceberg” (LAT)

Folks, how do we feel about the title 'First Lady'? Eleanor and Jackie hated it.

Whatever happened to packing your child's lunch (re: Cheese-gate)

Do you think getting patted down entering a stadium is unconstitutional?

NO - We Were NOT Paranoid

Is hunting really a "sport?

Meghan McCain now realizes that politics does matter when it comes to dating, and I agree

Two Obscure Questions about references to famous rock groups in art.

Yellow black green

Whats a Narwhal? Mammal or fish? Or is it a swimming bird?

Brother, can you spare a job?

KWdaughter just made up a new holiday - Spongebob Day

We need a DU chatroom.

Just because it is so cool - the best ad ever (my opinion, of course)

A teenager who chooses to join the military and go to Iraq is:

I touch pod, worth it or not?

Tonight's Top Gear thread.

Tonight's Top Gear thread.

You have reached the verizion wireless voice mail box of..............

Can an annuity be bequeathed in a will? Maybe I'm not understanding what an annuity is.

I think I had a out of body experience....

Don't you love when you find the perfect gift??

RLS sucks


I'm going to host a fundraiser here in the Lounge

PHOTOS from today's shoot at client's restaurant: BBQ Combo Platter & Peach Cobbler

Quick facebook question...

Holy Shit, It's Good To Have My Home Computer Up And Running Again!

Learn to play go

I still don't understand why the movie "Lili" isn't on DVD...

Twitter will be the end of civilization

Know what The Lounge needs?!? More Cash!

and after all that bbq I am gonna eat these

Happy 497A.D. everybody!

Dazed cat found inside homemade bong

Ain't tonight Conan night?

I'm not U2's biggest fan

Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers fans

I'm disappointed in Skittles..

Do you shop around for your local phone service? Who do you use?

Quick (very quick) favor from someone:

bluesboy is getting his knee 'scoped tomorrow. How 'bout some good vibes?

Looking for someone to design and build a hybrid car with

On the West Wing, after Leo died, who was going to be Santo's VP


hope this is not too hot a topic... is it racist or just preference?

All I want

Oh, to be young again. I was 20.

Anyone use a mattress topper?

Jerry Dorsey

does anyone know anything about cymbalta?

"I can't get the fucking trees.

Foodies, please help

And now a reading from the first letter of Paul to the Corinthians

How much do you love Lady gaga?

New Englanders, how was the storm for you?

OMG Stephen Colbert & David Byrne...

Cake or Death

To hell with all yinz jags--I thought it was funny.

T & A

Your opinion about fasting

Wal Mart Greeter...rofl!

Pink dolphin appears in US lake

Ain't no need for you

I've seen a lot of threads titled "A Modest Proposal" recently

Denny's "Octomom Special"


Freepers call to "Abloish" the Republican Party

You can call me Nanerpus, Nanerpus, and guess what? I love pancakes!

Good morning Lounge

I say we declare today Abloish Day here at the DU Lounge.

No one is strapped in for Chitty Chitty,Bang Bang

duplicate thread - deleted

Wesley Wyndam-Price

Confederate soldier on river wall mural looks like Brad Pitt. A lot.

Stuff Found on YouTube while looking for Other Stuff on YouTube

Ladies and Gentleman: I present "The Sandwich of Knowledge"

Potential meet-up possibilities in DC, Staunton VA., and Pittsburgh

Poll: Water chestnuts

What's for lunch?

Am I late on this one?

What TV Networks Occupy most of your TV watching Time?

Panic Attack


Then We Came to the End: A Novel

I understand that redqueen had a sexy dream last night...

Ted Nugent


U2 Rockumentary!

I Have A Big Bono For redqueen

Happy Square Root Day.

Is Bono the next Olive Garden, and (more importantly)....

I just won $250K, got a check for $5K and all I have to do is deposit it and wire $3K to Canada!!

I cancelled my Direct TV subscription & I am amazed at the extra time I have.

Its Grocery Time

my town rocks

Place yourself in one of the following catagories:

They're cutting our pay at work

my town's rocks

Cutest pic of the day

DU is becoming painful to visit with the Ann Coulter ads always popping up

I Introduce You To-

It's not the motion of the ocean...

Why am I not surprised?

Tonight ........ Is The Night Of Nights

OMFG Jimmy Fallon is horrid!

Who wants a sundae?!

redqueen is a Bono-bashing @#$#$ poster... and I can't stand her!

I think Conan ('s Old Show) Is SUCKTASTIC!!!!

SUCKTASTIC is the word for today-change a subject

Mall wants Manilow music to drive out unruly teens

Is it Bone-Oh or Bah-Noh?

Gorn Sucktastic

OK, the outbreak of U2 threads is spooky


Ketchup on hot dog

CONFESS!!!!!!! Most revolting thing you have ever done

For the constrination of teh DU Loungez, I hearbye abloish Bono.

Any fans of the singer Lykke Li?

I sorted the cookies!

LynneSin is Sucktastic

There's this new BBQ place I want to check out. What do you think?

U2 is ok but . . .


It's time we turn our backs to Arcadian....

****Happy Birthday (belatedly) WannaBeGrumpy****


Pimp that snack

The Would You Have Been a Nazi Test

I guess I missed something this morning: Abloish???

I think BONO was the guy

"Today's The Greatest Day I've Ever Known"

If you should see a diamond

Letterman shreds Limbaugh, calling him 'bonehead,' 'gangster'

Faucet design fail

just got a Kindle in the mail

How do you get a cell phone pic onto a PC ?

The Clash > U2 > Kenny G

Of all the name changes: PeterU to Tommy Carcetti makes no sense

WTH is going on in this photo?

Craig Ferguson is asking Paris Hilton if her dogs are "farty"

Wrong Place

The Center for Media and Democracy seeks a new Executive Director

Is Robert Downey Jr. the actor you get when you want Johnny Depp, but need a human instead?

The DTM list must be ABLOISHED!

Time Warner Sucks

Little known fact: Joe Strummer was the inspiration for Joey Tribbiani on "Friends"

ABC cancels 'Life on Mars'

Rush Limbaugh is a good example of what a little bile and a few

___________________ Is SUCKTASTIC!!!!


I fear we are at the precipice of DU Lounge Music War I.

It's official there is something worse than being on a "Dead To Me" list....

Really awful, cruel joke.

Seriously - can't you all just give peas a chance!!!

Soak up your sin!!

I'm a Pirate. I found $2000 in a chest.

heard of National College? Or DeVry? need advice

I'm a Pirate. I keep getting hit with foul balls in my chest.

I'm a Pirate. I keep getting hit with foul balls in my chest.

Neil Peart > Geddy Lee

Introducing the Tommy_Carcetti "Shithead List"

My biggest problem with Billy Corgan:

Mariah Carey fans, just heard the funniest radio ad I've heard in a while.

Who's dumb enough to listen to U2-D2's Bonehead?

I want to turn in my apt. complex for not supplying hot water

Talk Dirty To Me

Litercy night

Is it possible to stop "junk" calls to my cell phone?

There appears to be some confusion in the DU Lounge.

Google Street View's greatest hits

Where were you during the great Tommy_Carcetti / Arcadian War?

Remember the Banana Man?

Favorite Smashing Punkins album?

Arrange the following using < or > : Oasis, U2, Geddy Lee, Billy Corgan, Pat Boone, Nickelback

I hereby ABLOISH the DU Lounge! I'm notifying Skinner now.

My state is #1 for porn consumption!

Arrange the following from most annoying to least. Creekdog,Geddy Lee ,U2,Creekdog, Billy Corgan..

I'm starting my second novella.

Words fail.

Baltimore will give fans free birthday tickets

Favorite Arcadian post

Today's EARWORM: Big Mountain's reggae-fied version of Frampton's "Baby I Love Your Way"

The Tommy_Carcetti Shithead List is now the Tommy_Carcetti Fuckin' Guy/Gal List.

Raw Story Video: "Deputies find kitten stuffed in marijuana bong"

Quick question on crate training our shelter dogs...

Note to self: "Reply" and "Forward" are two entirely different functions on email.

Proof that China is advancing beyond the USA - China bans the band Oasis

Anyone want to read the rest of the archaeological report for the Army Corps?

I feel like death warmed up and allowed to congeal.

today is my youngest son's birthday. I guess I am going to have to stop


My state is #2 for consumption!

Stone Sublimely Self-Righteous Ale!

ORGANIC food products using contaminated

Hey everyone, long time no see!

Time again for: What you would do if you were Supreme God Emporor of Planet Earth!

I am feeling the love today!

McGruff Survives a Beat-Down: Metro bus driver charged with simple assault

Favorite U2 album

I think that TZ and CreekPuppy have a thing.

Woman Calls 911 After McDonald's Runs Out Of Nuggets

My Whiskey-Tango-Foxtrot award for today goes to....

kitten picture of the day for tuesday march 3

Midlo is DTM™

Oh great, schools are closed due to snow again today

Good news--I got accepted for a job!

~~~Happy Birthday, FarLeftRage!!!!!~~~

My cat Sophie has issues...

As China Dumps U.S. Assets, Wall Street Insists on Continuing Bailout of AIG

WARNING: Blonde joke - don't open this thread if you are offended by them.

I just saw Watchmen last night. Ask me anything

Am I on your DTM list?

It's time we turn our backs on Billy Corgan.

Strange musical question.

Nine more wake-ups and I'll be too busy to post much. My pic heavy smilie thank you --->

How can you all have conversations about Bono. He's dead.

Have you googled your user name?

Jimmy Fallon's new show is suck-tastic. (Replacing Conan's show on NBC.)

Just watched the first season of Twin Peaks

Surgery is over. I have been home and slept for a few hours

So the question would come up eventually - what's Narwhal sex like?

I picked up a real "Blast from the past" at work today: a VHS cassette of the movie "Phantasm".

late nite vibes for kitty Keiko, please

I am home. Surgery is done

I am finally home from my NJ adventure

Another cool physics-based game.

The Bachelor!

I don't think I'm on anybody's DTM/ATHOOM/etc list

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

Has anyone travelling to Italy ever stayed in a convent?

Cologne building collapses; 3 missing, many escape

dave ramsey, financial guru...

The heck with Bad Bank we need a Bad Girl Stimulus Plan...

Oh. My. God. I want this man on my school board! He's pushing for Pnakotic Manuscripts in school.

I smoke marijuana

Have you ever woken up the next morning with a strange woman...

"Barack" is the Hungarian word for "apricot" or "peach". Discuss. n/m

Shamwow Prayer Cloth

I just dug a grave, we go to the vet at two o'clock.

Friday was a good day for us... we adopted a puppy !

Face it: The Pogues are better than U2, anyday

Do any of you use Skype? I'm thinking of downloading it,

I'll say it. U2's newest release, SUPER.

Why did I happen upon this?

questions about Comcast

A challenge to the DU Lounge: Name one band/musician we can all agree upon without flamewars.

songs about kinky sex, post them here....

What are you loungers doing for Pi day?

I'm accepting applications for my "Annoys the Hell Out of Me" list

Mick Jones was the guy from The Monkees, right?

What kind of fuckstick would sue his own record label over 'integrity'

Bono is a tax-dodging, arrogant @#%^ and I can't stand him.

I'm getting a new kitty


Florida Trifecta: Woman calls 911 three times after McNuggets run out

Motherfucking iPod!

Individual Ready Reserve or back door drafting an Army of One....

The GOP - A party of pansies

Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper doubts Afghan insurgency can be defeated

Obamas message to the GOP and Lobbyists. BRING IT.


CIA Director Panetta apologizes to Argentina's president for "unstable" remark

Deleted n/t

Letterman Calls Rush Limbaugh A "Bonehead," Makes Katie Couric Laugh And Cringe

Governor Martin O'Malley: Maryland Needs to Repeal the Death Penalty -- Now

Arianna and Hal Sparks make a delightful pundit couple

Joke of the day! Support Roland Burris 2010

Michael Steele you didn't need to be a militant Black man, you just needed to be a man & you FAILED!

Mitt Romney - I'm the guy that almost lost to Obama


Afghan outrage at U.S. raid highlights challenges facing new military push

Rush admits that it will be hard to beat the Dems in 2012 if Micheal Steele continues siding with us

Question: What are the odds of cap&trade passing?

Republicans Concede (Obama) Budget will be hard to block

Photoshop request please: en elephant bent over grabbing it's ankles...

Rush Limbaugh is going to be the GOP's Moses...

Kaine piles on Rush/Steele

Imagine If Michael Moore Had The Same Power Over The Democrats That Rush Has

Breaking: Rush Limbaugh, the Messiah?

R&D Advocates Laud Obama Budget Outline

Good luck Illinois Voters! ... Tuesday you select your Primary candidate for Rham's seat!

Video from the dark corners of CPAC...

Warren Buffet says there's a T-Bill bubble...

Rachel Maddow's new set and feeling....

AWRight...whose Bright Idea was it to get Rash Ass to headline the CPAC??

To say CPAC looked like "Nazi Germany" is just wrong.

Obama heads to Transportation Dept. to push agenda

Michael Steele Kissed Limbaugh's Ring!!!!

OxyConservative (TOON)

Obama sends top aides to Capitol to defend budget

Larry King interviews Jindal

I just caught on to something: GOP politicians secretly HATE Rush!

Bob Herbert: Afghanistan and Iraq - Obama's Vietnam?

When will Michael Steele step down?

I'd like to bring some more attention to an article posted by another DUer reg. the so called "Tea

Rush Limbaugh: Eastern European Gangster or Sleazy Hollywood Producer?

Sasha Obama Keeps Seeing Creepy Bush Twins While Riding Tricycle Through White House

Los Alamitos Mayor steps down, doesn't even show up

Ladies & Gentlemen I give you Boss Rush (Good Photoshoppers are requested to revise)

DNC Chairman Tim Kaine Sticks It To Steele and Rush

Eugene Robinson: America’s New Trajectory

As a result of yesterday's apology to Limbaugh, publisher is reissuing an old Asimov classic:

Did Bunning, Williams, and the Republican Party of Kentucky Violate Campaign Finance Laws?

Corporate Media Continues To Feature Karl Rove - What Happened to "Deficits Don't Matter"?

Barack Obama cancels press conference with Gordon Brown "because of snow"

Ford U.S. Sales Down 46.3% in February

Obama to Emanuel to Kaine = Tinker to Evers to Chance

MSM in full 'blame' Obama for the stock market mode

RNC: "There was no attempt on my part to diminish his (Limbaugh's) voice or his leadership."

FL-12: Democrats Find a Candidate

TPM: Dems gloat after Rush awards himself sole custody of Steele's testicles.

23 candidates fighting to replace Emanuel

BREAKING VIDEO: This is what went down with Michael Steele following the DL Hugley Show

49% say Obama should wait on health-care reform; half say it is not possible to even insure all.

Menendez is holding up Obama's Science advisors

ROFL...I Guess that's the end of the HIP HOP Strategy.

Obama Offered Deal to Russia in Secret Letter

Gov't Spying Self-Defense Site: How You Can Protect Your Computer Data/E-Mails From Gov't Spying

Rupert Murdoch's WSJ Today Blames Obama For Prolonging Recession!

CNN makes me scared: "File for Bankruptcy"

Obama “The stock market is sort of like a tracking poll in politics. It bobs up and down day to day"

Whitehouse Website

WTF poll of the day: Many Tennesseans Admit to Telling Obama Race Jokes

Father and daughter still whinning about Obama's landslide victory

A rare optimistic prediction from my Cassandra-ass keyboard

DEPARTMENT OF POTS AND KETTLES.... (Updated: McCain and Kyl's earmarks hypocrisy)

!!ROGUE CABINET...The Cabinet is GOING ROGUE!!!11!!1!!

Krugman: 'Imaginary Notches' (for the tax challenged)

Late breaking news on IL-05 congressional race (Rahm Emanuel's old seat)

NBC/WSJ Poll: Dems dominate on who to trust to get US out of economic mess, 48% vs. 20% for Repugs.

Is that Republican wunderkid wearing lipstick?

Rick Santelli

The pukes Want To Steal Wellstone's Seat So Bad, . . .

OMG! The market is screwn! It's all Obama's fault! Companies are worried they'll be taxed to

Almost all the "questions" at Gibbs news conference blame Obama for the stock

Obama and the Progressive Movement

Steele to Obama: ‘How You Like Me Now?’ (Flashback)

Effort to portray Northern Trust as a victim

Record low for Paterson’s sinking poll numbers, Ghouliani spanks him in head-to-head.

Dear Mr. President...

DOW up at opening bell!

Bush Considered Scrapping First Admendmant

what's deal with Obama and Brown meeting controversy?

This is how the right wing starts a whispering campaign:

Rush Knows he got punked. The trick now is to make Repubs either agree or disagree with Steele...

IL-05: Predictions

GOP STUPIDITY - "This Is The Biggest Proposal Since The New Deal! Wrong During A Recession!"

I'd respect the Pubs MORE if they just came out and support Limbaugh

Gibbs' response to a reporter's question about Steele apologizing to Rush for his comments:

John Berry, New Director of the Office of Personnel Management

John Berry, New Director of the Office of Personnel Management

dupe; please delete

Every Republican should be forced to offer an opinion on Rush, just like Dems and Michael Moore. . .

Senate Republicans Threaten To Filibuster President Obama Judicial Nominations They Don't Like!

DNC's Tim Kaine speaking on Fox News: Rush Limbaugh is "He Who Must Be Obeyed'

DNC's Tim Kaine speaking on Fox News: Rush Limbaugh is "He Who Must Be Obeyed'

LOL! Krugman: "All your downside are belong to us"

Steele and Jindal's pathetic toadying to Rush shows how pathetic the GOP has truly become.

A Goldwater Republican Goes For Obama As GOP Tent Shrinks

Hey Steele!!! Tell Us MORE About How You're More Bad-Ass Than Obama!!!

A real marriage penalty

Jack Cafferty: "My crush on Michelle Obama"

White House Spokesperson, Robert Gibbs, is calm, informative and is able to

We should force the 2012 GOP nominee to either embrace Limbaugh or reject and denounce him

Bobby Jindal: I'm Glad Steele Apologized To Rush

Simon Johnson On Bank Bailout Plan (NPR) - THIS GUY MAKES SENSE!

If you know anybody who is "tax code challenged"...

President Barack Obama is more popular than ever

Confirmed: Jake Tapper of ABC NEWS is a Republican Journalist inside the White House press Corps

Is Limbaugh attempting to incite a lynch mob?

Conservative accuses Steele of "trying to establish his own manhood" in dust up with Rush

Gay youth offered chance at White House internship

Jack Cafferty just asked a great question! He asked how does President Obama

TMI Alert: Meghan McCain can no longer get laid...

Coleman: Judges should 'set aside the election'

Thousands of Youth Descend on D.C. to Demand New Climate Change Policy

Obama Stimulus might have saved Repuke jobs where I work

Michelle Obama: Arlington, for women

Dear Wall Street, RW and complicit media: You helped screw up the economy, now get out of the way.

D. Wildmon is worried that Obama will take away the rights of nuts in the medical field.

And they used to refer to us as the "wimps."


Barack Obama's push: Make Rush Limbaugh appear to be the face of the GOP

I know why Rush Limbaugh is so angry.

sorry this is so late, but can somebody tell me since WHEN "sleeveless" attire can be deemed


David Paterson down to a dismal 27% approval rating; even lower than Spitzer during post-scandal.

Calling all White Folks! Y'all didn't even know what Bamboozle meant! Hahaha

Steele to Limbaugh: Yessir Massa Rush, I didn’t mean to do you no harm

The Obama Revolution

6 weeks, 42 days. Not even 100 yet. But let's give Obama a grade

** So what happens if the market totally crashes? **

Whitehouse Website

Feds defy judge's order in Islamic group case

Anyone watching Obama and Brown live?

ok, that's it. Politico, MSNBC, others say "OBAMA is CODE TALKIN'"

Republicans Concede Budget Too Hard to Block

CNBC better take a Chill Pill! They are causing a Stock Market Crash!

Obama's New Gay Rights Crusader

Single-Payer Health Care Reform: Removing the Foxes From the Henhouse

Palin foe (Alaska State Sen. Kim Elton) gets administration job

As British P.M. Visits Today, Britain Reigns as Top U.S. Ally

Clinton arrives in Israel on first visit as US top diplomat

Calif. Legislature supports gay marriage challenge

SEC accuses Sunwest Management of fraud

SEC accuses Sunwest Management of fraud

'Bad Bank' Funding Plan Starts to Get Fleshed Out

NATO may ask China to help with Afghanistan war effort: report

Report: Obama Offers to Scrap Missile Shield If Russia Cooperates on Iran

Everybody must get stoned(new plan to legalize marijuana in CA would create a $1 billion tokin' tax)

Clinton says U.S. diplomacy unlikely to end Iran nuclear program

Blackwater founder quits CEO post

NC mom recalled to Army duty will be discharged

House May Tighten 'Cramdown' Measure

Blagojevich lands book deal. Will pull no punches.

Suit over $5K netbook 3G data bill; AT&T says "read the TOS"

Afghan Children Weren’t Killed by Canadian Munitions, Army Says

Man stuffed cat inside 'bong'

Coleman camp asks that election result be 'set aside'

Indonesia's bird flu death toll climbs to 119

DoJ rejects Bush-era detainee argument

AIG's meltdown has roots in Greenberg era

The D-word: Will recession become something worse?

Advocates of the poor praise new budget plan

Obama announces first Transportation-funded stimulus construction project

Nine trapped under collapsed building in Germany

Medvedev Denies Iran-Missile Shield Tradeoff With U.S

Recent poll showed Bush with higher favorable rating than Limbaugh

China advisory body defends Tibet crackdown

Make Way for Designer Babies

Decades later, asbestos-ravaged town has its day in court

Wal-Mart employee sets himself on fire, dies

Man accused of stealing billions: Hands off my penthouse

Russia willing to talk missiles, Iran separate

Hillary Clinton sends US envoys to Syria

WP: Raul Castro ousts top Cubans loyal to Fidel Castro

(Australian PM) Kevin Rudd: let the weak go under

US monitoring NKorea missile activity from Japan

Oh really? That wasn't bailout cash?

2 troops killed in NW Pakistan, endangering truce

Velvet Revolution’s investigation of the crimes of Karl Rove and Mike Connell

Corruption Bill's Bipartisan Moment May Be Coming

Post-9/11 Memos Show More Bush-Era Legal Errors

(Obama) DoJ rejects Bush-era detainee argument

Illness forced vets to euthuanize recaptured jaguar

AIG acted like a hedge fund, Bernanke says

More Terror Memos May Be Released

Fed Eliminates Compensation Limits for TALF Program

Madoff seeks to keep NYC penthouse, $62M in assets

Emblems to Stamp Projects Funded by the Stimulus Package

Governor (Lynch) will keep Ayotte as Attorney General

Supreme Court Hears Justice for Sale Case

Citi to Allow Jobless to Pay Less on Loans

U.S. senator wants Fed to name loan recipients

U.S. senator wants Fed to name loan recipients

US soldier killed when base shelled in Iraq


Offering help, hope, U.S. "job clubs" see surge

Same-sex spouses challenge US curbs; Call Marriage Act discriminatory

Clinton says two-state solution 'inescapable' for Middle East

Pelosi To House GOP: Be Thankful For What You Have

Coleman Camp asks that election results be 'set aside'

Prop. 8 resolution contends California constitution improperly revised

Cambodia KRouge defence warned over website

Contractor gets 6 years for Pentagon fraud

Afghan Women Slowly Gaining Protection

Clinton says missile shield to protect from Iran

To stem terror in Pakistan, US looks beyond military

Obama Restoring Endangered Species Act Provision

White House fires back at Rush Limbaugh

Cuba policy provision could stall Obama appointments

Reid: Senate GOP wants Obama to fail

Germany's highest court declares election computers unconstitutional (source in german)

Breaking: Murder Charge Announced in Levy Case

GOP to Michael Steele: Quiet About Rush Limbaugh or You're Fired

Poll: Obama's rating at all-time high

Bernanke Says U.S. May Need More Than Approved $700 Billion to Fix Banks

China bronzes will likely remain in France (Update on YSL auction)

Toyota seeing first loss in 59 years, seeks loans from Japan

Obama's plan to hike taxes meets fierce opposition

Christian Peacemaker Teams chart humanitarian law violations in Colombia

Senator Reid's Phantom Republican Filibusters: The phantom filibuster is clearly unconstitutional

Sri Lanka's cricketers shot and wounded as bus attacked in Lahore, Pakistan

No other President has received this many death threats in the recorded history of the Sec. Service

(Non-Political) introducing

Power Shift 09 - Keynote Address - Gillian Caldwell of One Sky

Rush's Republicans Are Hip And New, Part II.

Rachel Maddow & Michael Isikoff Discuss the Destroyed CIA Interrogation Tapes

Larry King Live: Jindal on Limbaugh, "I think Rush is a great leader for the Conservatives"

FIREWATER Infomercial: The story behind 'The Golden Hour'

Democracy Now: Capitol Climate Action - Mass Civil Disobedience in D.C. Against Coal

Countdown-Richard Wolffe: Limbaugh's place in the Republican Party

The Way of the World

John Dean on Countdown, Bush terror memos = close to 'unconstitutional dictator'

Shah Shah a go go

Hypocrisy Watch - 3.2.09 (Bobby Jindal - Part II!)

Who's cool in the GOP?

Perversion For Profit

Power Shift 09 - Keynote Address - Van Jones of Green For All - PART 2 of 3

Power Shift 09 - Keynote Address - Van Jones of Green For All - PART 3 of 3

Power Shift 09 - Keynote Address - Van Jones of Green For All - PART 1 OF 3

The Horror: Scary Movie - The Horror of the Employee Free Choice Act

How to Become a Detainee of the US Government

Rachel Maddow, Hal Sparks & Arianna Huffington on Why Some Conservatives Want Obama to Fail

Kaine: Seems like Rush is "He Who Must Be Obeyed"

Countdown: "Fail to the Chief" - Conservative Nihilism in the Obama Era

Green Economy Job Training for Veterans

Right wing blame stock market decline on Obama

Who's the Republican Party's REAL Leader?

Homeless in America

Andrea Mitchell interviews Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

Obama: Stock Market is 'Like a Tracking Poll in Politics'

Sen. Jon Kyl (R-AZ) says his earmarks aren't earmarks

Ed Schultz discusses Michael Steele's apology to Limbaugh

TYT: What Does Cenk Think About The Latest Rush Limbaugh Debacle?

Dr. Steve Kagen: We Are one Law Away From Everyone In America Getting Health Care!

Letterman - Rush Limbaugh: Bonehead Gangster

Sam Seder's CPAC Recap: Break Room Live.

Michael Steele Meets With Rush Limbaugh

Fox Lie: Reid Funds "Red Light Express"

How will history judge the Bush administration?

TYT: When Will MS Go On Limbaugh's Show To Profusely Apologize?

Detecting Hypocrisy in the GOP

President Obama Announces Restoration of Endangered Species Act

Woody Guthrie~ All You Fascists Bound To Lose

Hilarious! John Ziegler, rabid right-winger who made a Sarah Palin documentary, goes on a blind date

Hudson River Plane Landing (US Airways 1549) Animation with Audio

Mike Papantonio laces into Jindal and other Red State governors with failed ideas

Glenn Beck & Ann Coulter carry Rush's water for him regarding Steele's comments

Andrea Mitchell interviews Howard Dean about health care reform

TYT: Cenk Reacts To Cop Beating Defenseless 15 Year-Old Girl

Howard Dean on Situation Room today...emphasizes "real reform" with Medicare opt in

Rep. Kaptur Scolds GOP: 'Democrat' Party Doesn't Exist

Rick Sanchez has just discovered the prison industrial complex, and he is outraged!

Fear Of Obama IT Protectionism Policy Spreads In India

Finally, a Federal Budget that Targets Inequality

SHOCKER: Republicans = Hypocrites!

In Prison or Jail, on Probation or on Parole

Warren Buffet sees better times ahead, Republicans see disaster because of Obama!

The World According to Rush - Limbaugh

Desmond Tutu: Will Africa Let Sudan Off the Hook?


It's Not the Message, It's the Messenger

Republican Logic

IAEA 'mismanagement' raises Tehran's ire

Turkey hops aboard Russia's ride

"Ridding Ourselves of the Zombies"

Power play behind Bangladesh's mutiny

Eric Boehlert: Matthews' "Oh God" vs. Santelli's rant: Which told us more about the press?

Joe Klein: On Moderation

The Limbaugh - Steele feud: Rahm’s beautiful ballet

George Monbiot: The Proceeds of Crime

Led Zeppelin, Detroit, the Great Depression, and spin

US Muslims: Young, Diverse, Striving

Crime Up, Ruger Sales Up, Democrats, Reid Joins Pelosi Against Gun Control.

Roubini: Fully Nationalizing Citi and Bank of America Would Be Better

The Year in Hate-Number of Hate Groups Tops 900

Roubini Interview with Time (helpful in understanding the depth of the financial crisis)

The Latest Financial Scandal: Charles Schwab Using Fake Endorsements

Obama’s Worst Pakistan Nightmare - What to do About Pakistan's Nuclear Arsenal

In Senate, Bipartisan Love of Earmarks (Washington Post)

A Note From Naomi About Canceled Speeches

Limbaugh's excuse for hoping Obama fails -- 'Dems did it too' -- is baloney

Republican Party Strategy – When You Have No New Ideas, Attack The Opposition

Bernanke Says Insurer AIG Operated Like a Hedge Fund

Asia Times: Outhouse politics

World Conference Against Racism

In thrall to Jabba the Hutt .

Tenn Repubs to Sentence Foster Children to Life

Arizona. teens leaning left, survey says

Squatters Occupying Vacant Luxury Boxes at Hard-Hit NBA Arenas

David Brooks Warns that We’re Up the Creek

No Nation Can Long Endure Half Bankrupt

Justice Memos Gave Bush Total Power

Alamo is new passion for Phil Collins

Vanity Fair: An Eyewitness Account of Iceland's Meltdown

Wikileaks: My life in child porn

Naomi Wolf: John Yoo's Legal Groundwork for Possible Subversion of Liberty...

Pension bombs going off

The End of the Yoo Doctrine (Balkinization)

Take the Money and Run



Lord Helmet

Ormat Technologies commissions two OREG 2 project power plants

asbestos-ravaged town has its day in court

POWER POLITICS: Big Nuclear's money grab

Our Worst Enemies Aren't Terrorists: Rethinking National Security on a Sinking Planet

xpost: U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization says Venezuela Prepared for World Food Crisis

Santos Drops $450 Million Australian Sequestration Plan - Carbon Prices Too Low - Bloomberg

EU Environment Ministers Fail To Agree On Climate Aid To Poor Countries - AFP

JGR - Oceans Study - Potential Mediterrenean Sea Level Rise Of 2 Ft. By 2100 - Science Daily

Even 2C Increase In Average Temperatures Could Cut Rainforest C Storage By 50%, Kill Countless Trees

Human Factor Suspected in Mass Beaching of Whales in Australia

'Green News Report' - March 3, 2009 (AUDIO LINK)

NOAA Fisheries Scientists - Mix Of Pesticide Runoff Far Deadlier To Salmon Than Indivdual Toxins

Optisolar Sells First Solar Multi GW PV Pipeline for US $400M

Gainesville Reaches 4 MW in Solar Reservations (muni feed-in tariff, FL)

Iraq Looks to Solar Energy To Help Rebuild its Economy

San Jose plans first large-scale solar array on city property (CA)

Senate panel to study details of setting up electric 'smart grid'

PG&E to develop up to 500MW of solar power in California

San Francisco lays the infrastructure for electric vehicle industry

Unstaining Al Gore’s good name, Part 1: The NYT’s false “guilty of inaccuracies and overstatements”

From LBN: Obama restoring ESA protection

Over Half Of Humanity Use Cell Phones

New Nuclear Power Plants Texas, Florida, Georgia, S.C., India, China, Kuwait, U.K., Italy, Germany,

MY ten photos from the Non-Violent Climate Change Action of yesterday

From Venezuelanalysis: VEN gov't. Takes Control of Rice Plants that Evade Regulated Prices

Christian Peacemaker Teams chart humanitarian law violations in Colombia

Verde -an ode to Sleep walking Romance

Castro: 2 officials undone by 'honey of power'

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights announces the appoitment of Christian Salazar Volkmann

CIA Director Panetta apologizes to Argentina's president for "unstable" remark

Cuba policy provision could stall Obama appointments

On Recent Changes in Cuban Gov't. Including a Fidel Reflection

Another leader joins the club of people who lie about Fidel, according to the drunken,

Peruvian committee establishes foreign interference in ALBA houses

Labor Federations Seek To Revoke Tax-Exempt Status Of Two Right-Wing Groups

Cold War U.S. Atomic Workers Being Paid $4.5 Billion

More than 3,000 Chicago Janitors Rally in Chicago for Good Jobs to Strengthen Our Economy

AFL-CIO: African Americans Win With Unions (by my good friend Edgar Moore here in Omaha)

NLRB blocks work-site elections by new union

NFL may be headed for labor unrest

Obama's FY 2010 Budget Allocates $13.3 Billion to Labor Department (a new era)

OS&S: Excavation Firm's Citations Piling Up; Latest Nears $700,000

City crews exposed to asbestos, worker claims

10 years after girl's death, new law protects public from trenches (Mom works decade to pass law)

Former Bush official: unions are cartels with a violent history

Today in labor history Mar 3 The largest recorded slave auction in U.S. history

New NLRB chief sees a future where workers’ rights top the agenda

In Rare Move, NLRB Takes Hospitals To Court

Some city workers getting 2.75 percent raises (My local AFSCME 251)

US Labor secretary Solis inspires union crowd in Miami

MARCH FORWARD? Amazing 3 tees for $21 tough times sale? No Sweat.

100% USA union grown and roasted coffee sale includes Obama Java

Solis Meets with Workers in First Public Appearance

Just when you think things can't get any worse for the Iverson Pistons

I Hope Manny Ramirez Gets NOTHING from Any MLB Team.

Post your best Cheerleader picture!

Calif. Legislature supports gay marriage challenge

Camp OUT for Equality

Battle over military’s gay ban to resume in Congress (xpost from Veterans)

Gay couple sues U.S. for discrimination. Cross posted from GD.

Candlelight Vigils Set for Eve of Calif. Supreme Court Hearing on Prop 8

Tell Congress: Ignore the lies and pass the Matthew Shepard Act

Social isolation a significant health issue

Rep. Ellen Tauscher introduces legislation to repeal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"

Last Night's "Drag Race"

Cross posting cuz the story is important, re Annie Leibowitz

Question for the women in the group.

AIG Restructuring Leaving Best Bits to AIG, Not US Taxpayer

WTF? Alert: Maurice "Hank" Greenberg Sues AIG, Saying Its Shares Were ‘Inflated’

College-Savings Plans Shed $23.4 Billion in 2008, a 21% Decline

Any ideas about why the Canadian $ is so low?

A $200 Billion Credit-Crunch Buster?

3x ETFs Gaining More Fans; Financial Bull Favored

Treasury floats yet another no good, very bad plan to stick us with the banks 'toxic assets'

Wall Street shows modest moves a day after tumble

SEC Exploring Remedies for Short-Selling Manipulation

Blockbuster hires professionals to explore bankruptcy

Hidden Pension Fiasco May Foment Another $1 Trillion Bailout

Should I short stocks now?

‘Unscathed’ JPMorgan Said to Reap $5 Billion Derivatives Profit

How much did Credit Default Swaps contribute to the Sub-prime Mortgage Meltdown?

Here It Comes (GE)

Schrodinger's Cat and the financial meltdown - why Obama is not transparent

I'm awfully sick of the term "deadbeat"

Quick question on taxes

Microsoft To Grassley: We're Still Using H-1Bs, No 'Moral Imperative' To Hire Americans

Netanyahu desperate for Barak in gov't

Watchdog Says Few Israelis Safe From Chemical Hit

EU states: 'Unacceptable' Durban draft attacks Israel, condones anti-Semitism

Why We Should All Support Israeli Apartheid Week

Israel to present Clinton with 'red lines' on talks with Iran

ANALYSIS: Clinton visit may be first move in looming Israel-US spat

The pasta, paper and hearing aids that could threaten Israeli security

Clinton - Israel has a right to defend itself.

Puzzled in Gaza

Gaza rocket hits Ashkelon, Israel files complaint with UN

Tell me about aneurisms

Group launches health care offensive

Harvard Medical School in Ethics Quandary

Bill to regulate Credit Default Swaps goes to House Financial Services Committee

Imagine if H.R. 1022 had become law and Attorney General Eric Holder had unilateral authority to ban


Museum of the North and World Championship Ice Sculpture

garage ramp in black and white

My first panorama shot

For those who like b/w - from my back yard

A few more from our trip to Fairbanks

4,000 from 4th SBCT to deploy to Iraq

Prince quits as CEO of Blackwater-turned-Xe

Former Carson GI gets 60 years for homicides

Bills would boost job training for vets

IRR mom to be discharged, attorney said

Commissary gift certificate company goes bust

Soldier killed in Iraq combat

W. Va. seeks ex-guardsmen for health screening

NATO may ask China for support in Afghanistan

Army wife implicated in baby disappearance

Applications due for call to active duty

USAREUR chief calls for stop to drawdown

Hawaii to ask Navy to pay for reef repair

Plan would expand active-duty billet process

Iranian source viewed data on presidential helo

Navy hands over 9 suspected pirates to Somalia

Check out these incredible photographs

Coast Guard E-6 faces court-martial

MarSOC marks its 3rd anniversary

Can the EFV survive?

In Arab Jabour, troops step aside, serve as ‘enablers’ for the Iraqis

Pentagon: 3 units tapped for war tours

U.N. Command attends talks with North Korea

DeCA gift cards lose all value

Battle over military’s gay ban to resume in Congress

Interactive movies employed as Army stresses suicide prevention

CG Rescues One of Four Missing Boaters

TBI: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Vets Find Safety Net Online

Soldiers to Field-Test Lumbar Supports

Exercise Solid Curtain '09 a Success

Marine Dares Iraqi Children to Dream

(Military Times) Op-Ed: Doomed to Repeat History in Afghanistan?

N. Korea: U.S. must cancel drill with South

Marine One Blueprints Found in Iran

Holder Rules Out Waterboarding

Nations swap ideas on keeping frigates fresh

The Coin of the Realm: Crystal Clearing a Conundrum

Astro update Obama's Gemini Moon multi-tasking

Hi Everyone....

Users of neti pots - have a quick question

A move to make sure integrative medicine is part of our national health care

In a Lonely Cosmos, a Hunt for Worlds Like Ours

Scientists discover new species in ocean's depths (PopSci/CNN)

Scientists find small moon hidden in one of Saturn's rings.

Swim 33 mph with new dolphin fin

Prayer in school, revisited.

Wilmington nun marks 65 years of service to children, immigrants and God

Vatican: Evolution and faith in creation are complementary; cardinal rejects atheist's theory

The United States of America is not a Christian Nation.

I confronted our parish priest yesterday immediately after mass about his remarks about FOCA

Foodies, please help

Can you eat fresh mozzarella that is past the expiration date?

my next project

The March Cooking/Baking Project

Whats for Dinner? ~ Tuesday March 3rd

Rapid Rise Olive Oil Boule - (about 3 hours start to finish)

CCW Permit Holder Stops Mass Murder In Progress

Bush administration memos claimed vast war powers

Witih regard to Susan Lindauer ...

Stimulus Fixin’ to Be a Fight in Texas

AT&T signs on to "air" Texas House proceedings

Gagging on more voter ID craziness

Schieffer: No Regrets About Voting For Bush

What's the best & fastest box I could build to natively run Windows95 on?

Hearings this week

What blogs are you reading these days?

Vanessa Kerry is engaged?

An old band of brothers