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Archives: March 4, 2009

Stephanie Miller on Larry King Tonight

FYI..Rachel Maddow is on Leno tonight...n/t

Why is Delay on???? Why? He should be in jail!!! nt

Rush Limbaugh is a fixture in American politics...

Jobless hit with bank fees on benefits (AP/Yahoo)

Heads UP,, on tormorrow's hearing...

Religion and Politics.

Mexico: flow of migrants falls by more than half (AP/Yahoo!)

Bravo Americans United for Change

My moon phase calculator tells me the moon is 46% full, waxing. Why then ..

Is there a smarmier, oilier, more disgusting liar than Tom Delay?

Right Wing Terrorism Watch - 3 homophobes launch a stone age style attack against a gay bar

how about a.. Rove, Delay, Limbaugh "round-table"?

Johns Hopkins freezes hiring, pay (UPI)

Another multibillion $$$ loss! Some hugs and sympathy for these people!

Another multibillion $$$ loss! Some hugs and sympathy for these people!

Many Reactionary Democrats Are Blinded To The Benefits Of Emergency Deficit Spending

Nevada GOP executive director resigns to pursue a job "with tremendous potential"

Republicans Apologizing to Rush, You Can Too!

Turley - these memos are the definition of tyrany

VP Biden to consult NATO allies on Afghanistan, Pakistan

Where can I find up-to-date vote totals for the Illinois 5th congressional special election?

Asia Times: Outhouse politics

Senator Johanns' (R-Ne) surgery finds no cancer, aide says

In honor of nearly 6 yrs of Iraq War goodness - An antiwar song.

Did Dave Camp, Ranking Member of House Ways and Means, lie today?

Did Dave Camp, Ranking Member of House Ways and Means, lie today?

Howie Dean coming up on Rachel

Jonathan Turley- No Truth Commission please!

"Part of the 'Pentagon Papers' for Iraq and Afghanistan"

Howard Dean on Rachel Maddow's show right now

Dog that survived truck crash has a ticket home (follow up)

Poll: Obama's rating at all-time much for you know who

Well today my gazelle found a new home (Exercise gear)

Guardian UK: Toyota's European workers face three-day week

Paul Krugman: Imaginary notches

Mooney Times: GOP resolution to tout Iraq surge

CNBC is waging a war against our president.

I'm Sorry, Rush: The Secret Republican Apology Machine

Dean Baker says something very important re: the Stock Market and the Economy

Human factor suspected in mass beaching of whales in Australia

Paging Will Pitt Re: Stem Cell Research

We're giving the morans too much respect. Maybe we should just refer to them as the "Repub" party

Important Notice

Enough Oxy-Rush already.

Cramer: "The Stock Market IS The Country"!

From the mouthes of babes......

Local news reporter says "Democrat" rep instead of "Democratic" rep on air

I'm Sorry, Rush

Rham's replacement is more progressive than Rham.

Taxpayers to Uncle Sam: I need my bloody refund money - RIGHT NOW!!!

"...Deferred maintenance and faulty decisions by the pilot and squadron members on the ground..."

100% Free Cell Phone 4 low income - no catch - limted states currently

CU National Mortgage Court Docs Reveal Fraud

Russian General Says US May Have Planned Satellite Collision

Fascinating Opportunity to look at Global Warming & Cooling over the last 40,000 years, Deep Ocean

We are living witnesses to the splintering of the Republican Party.

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Best of Malloy tonight

Overexposed: Imaging tests boost U.S. radiation dose

Montclair University Student Protests Ban on Donating Blood

CPAC: White kids on dope (a Conservative's view)

Warrant: Chandra Levy suspect described slaying

Nurse says traffic stop led to strip search

Nurse says traffic stop led to strip search

Nurse says traffic stop led to strip search

Obama's preemptive strikes in Pakistan/Afghanistan look like naked provocation

Another point against the overrich yammerers and their tax increase

Sen. Carl Levin, Chair, Defense Dept. Weapons Spending . . . C-span . . .

Did Mama just say, "Maybe Rush Limbaugh should be executed for treason"? AND A POLL:

A Letter To My CEO I Emailed and Mailed Him Today

North Carolina bucks Dixie trend to ban gay marriage: Democrats are running the legislature

McCain doesn't know what a "sustainable future for Las Vegas" means

Stimulus Flows Into Patchwork of State Transport Projects


The economic crisis and the stimulus, and dog whistles and rush limbaugh

Biggest corporate coverup ever (my article on wildfire whistleblower)

Hey, retirees! What does your medicare supplemental

Sandra Day O'Connor on the Daily Show? I hope Jon asks her ...

Man allegedly puts cat in bong (Another Idiot Alert ) (Misleading Title for article)

Bush appointee (Schlozman) saw Justice lawyers as 'commies,' 'crazy libs,' report says

Thank god Jon Stewart is taking on Rush and O'Reilly...

Utah is No. 1 - for online pornography consumption

Amy Goodman: Obama’s Coalition of the Unwilling

65 graves point to largest Harappan burial site next door to capital

Scientists: Don't make ancient site a rail hub

Noblewoman's tomb revealed

Science rewrites Northern legend

Was the 14,000 Dow mainly the result of a bubble??

A Progressive Dem just won the primary for Rahm Emanuel's old seat

Remains from Clovis culture cast doubt on comet theory

Squiggles in stone reveal old words to modern scholars

John stwewart skewered O'Llieliy et al

Rachel Maddow is on Leno Tonight (right now!)

*In what order would you "give up stuff", if you lost your job tomorrow?

Tweety sure has Delay stuttering and stammering....

Anyone else think that dog on KO was having a seizure?

Secret Republican Apology Machine

Construction workers in Aztec discover centuries-old bones


Drudge: Obama Will Destroy the World

Harold Ford needs to go.

So, how does one get stimulus money to start a small business in Mich. or

So, how does one get stimulus money to start a small business in Mich. or

Talk about irony - Cologne city archives building collapses

Who pulls Limbaugh's strings?

WJ this morning

Let's get several things straight about the....

I didn't write this excellent piece, but I wholeheartedly indorse it

== Ode to the unhappy = By Mark Morford

Senatre Judiciary Committee Hearing - Truth Comission - today at 10:00am

Let's shoot down that "punishing prosperity" BS the Rs are tossing around.

Single-Payer Advocates excluded from health care discussions?

Is Rush Limbaugh headed for a big fall?

Is Rush Limbaugh headed for a big fall?

Ex-Leaders of Countrywide Profit From Bad Loans

I'm wathcing Michael Steele on NBC -- Where's his FLAG PIN?

Judiciary meets at 10, British Prime Minister Speaks to Congress at 11

Do you have any friends or associates who listen to rush every day?

rush wonders why women don't love him. Tell him.

Prosecuting Bush will NOT cause a civil war. Why? Because those gun-swinging right wingers don't

Suppose tomorrow.....

Suppose tomorrow.....

"In my opinion Rush Limbaugh is a piece of shit that really needs to be flushed.

Banking bailout question

Why worry?

Job creation comparison between Dems and Repugs

The Nation: The Second Great Depression

Benefits Denied: The Push for Marriage Equality

Top Republican's Groveling Apology to Rush Limbaugh Is a Media Disaster

As recession saps demand, a world awash in oil

The Fairness Doctrine was in effect from 1949 to 1987. So I ask:

Sun Myung Moon Front Groups to Sponsor Event on Capitol Hill

EARMARKS - modest suggestions

The Secret Republican Apology Machine.. "I'm sorry Rush"

Las Vegas woes: MGM Mirage facing bankruptcy?

the DCCC's "sorry rush" template

I'm sorry Rush

Health Reformers Meet Their Enemy

Egad! Grover Norquist is on my TeeVee right now

Let's send rush a dozen red pounds of bacon!

Bill Moyers: Zombie Banks Are Devouring Our Public Money with No End in Sight

I have a new signoff for Keith Olbermann at the end of "Countdown"

SC Governor Mark Sanford just proclaimed Joe Scarborough head of the GOP on Morning Joe! ROFL!

Rham's seat goes to Quigley a progressive reformer without much campaign cash!

Rham's seat goes to Quigley a progressive reformer without much campaign cash!

Hahaha. Funny comic about Rush.

Wingnut.... Democrats plan to assassinate Rush and Savage

John Yoo's Monumental Idiocy

I think things would be different without the 24 hour barage of idiocy.

"peace train"....biden and specter riding the rails

Check-in if you are distracted by Rush Mania while Bush crimes are being ignored.

John McCain can kiss my wrinkled old ass (his constituents are angry)

Holland may boycott UN racism meeting

Minority Leader Limbaugh

When you are a hammer, every problem looks like a nail.

DeLay: Limbaugh's a GOP "role model"

Rush Limbaugh is a _________________________! (you fill in the blank)

How liberals, progressives and Democrats prop up Rush

Ex-Leaders of Countrywide Profit From Bad Loans

For the love of God, stop it with the Oppression Olympics.

'Mr. Beef' goes to Washington


Can a new administration get justice for LaVena Johnson?

Is you is, or is you ain't my constituency? Is you is, or is you ain't my constituency??

One thing I hate about living in an area that's red as a baboon's ass is that many people assume

Sean Penn Calls for ‘Harvey Milk Day’

CBC: Doctor recycles prescription drugs to the homeless

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


Isn't the stock mkt drop a reflection of lack of confidence in corporate leadership?

Oil producers running out of storage space

What other "peaks" are there?

Bush emails not a priority: Congress budgets $650,000 to declassify Nazi war docs

Pakistan Declares: 'We Are At War'

YOO - TODAY: 'Sometimes, what’s legal and not legal is not the same thing'

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

They Believe Their Own Propaganda?

Leahy Opens Committee Hearing on Truth Commission

On the "Left Behind" Appearance on The Rachel Maddow Show:

When did the Democrats become the good guys?

So, I was at a BBQ joint in former DeLay land....

Is Rush Limbaugh a pedophile of not?

Ok I really like the green choo choo and bike path and bus and tree

So I am in a hotel room in Boston. I am watching MSNBC. Seething.

Leading House GOPer Agrees With Rush Limbaugh, Wants Obama To Fail

GOP aproval hits all time LOW

No iPhones, iPods at Bill Gates's house

I'm Done With Internet Rightist Scum!

Ecstasy for PTSD?

24/7 WallStreet: Can The US Economy Eat Eight Million Jobs This Year?

24/7 WallStreet: Can The US Economy Eat Eight Million Jobs This Year?

Lessee now, The Republicans failed because they didn't stick to their core values.

California Supreme court to weigh in on Prop 8. tomorrow...

from Huffington/Financial Times - "I got stuck in a lift and ruined my life"

Jonathan Krohn's (the 13 year old Conservative wiz kid) book "Define Conservatism"

International Court issues arrest warrant for Sudanese president (for genocide)

A spontaneous rant to a loser. My letter to Rick Santelli.

3fer: CORZINE's pen. Shrub's PICASSO. Blago's lie detector.

Good interactive map on economic data & how stimulus will affect states

Should GOP Put No Money Where Its Mouth Is?

Obama to cut wasteful defense spending.

First step forward to Universal Health care.

Economy forces horses from their homes too

Sarah Palin Will Be Working For Russia Next Year......

Almost ready for PHASE 2

My former business partner is closing shop

Where did us humans cross the line?

"What are the three little words people love to hear? No, they aren't I love you; they are:

Hugo Chavez to ban hunting

Release of Memos Fuels Push for Inquiry Into Bush’s Terror-Fighting Policies

Rachel Maddow next up on Leno.

Rep. Allyson Schwartz was just on Steph Miller

Steele trap? GOP fears grow


Steele: ‘My Personal Opinion Doesn’t Matter In This’ — Only Limbaugh’s Does

Obama to Single Payer Advocates: Drop Dead

New Post Proposed at Pentagon- Director of Independent Cost Assessments

Hmm... I could jump out a window, Or pound a nail into my hand - or, watch Mourning (sic) Joke!

John Yoo's legal groundwork for the subversion of liberty that US citizens narrowly averted.

John Cornyn needs to be slapped with a dead fish........

Hey, straight guys! I need some help here!

Beautiful ad for peace

McCain and Feingold working to give Pres. Obama line-item veto power?

Russ Feingold is on my TV standing next to McCain

This is what I think I just saw. McCain came on tv and gave another

President Obama & Congress, make C-SPAN3 be carried in all markets like the other CSPAN channels are

Harold Ford spouts off again. I'm glad he lost. He's a traitor.

The panic is creeping closer...

To be a celebrity in America...

Two words describe Limbaugh's relevance to anyone under 40........

Welfare drug testing bill called 'inane'

Deep inside rush & his devotees is a tiny, frightened child.

Afghanistan Roadside Bomb Kills Three Canadian Soldiers Serving With NATO

U.S. Rep. Steve King, fruitcake

Are we at "War"?

The question I would like to ask Alan Greenspan

Truth and Reconciliationhearings C-span 3 NOW

The Leahy Hearing today is a good thing. Here's why:

Unbelievable, even for PA hinterlands...

Like Gordon Brown or not, that was a hell of a speech.

Like Gordon Brown or not, that was a hell of a speech.

American people don’t blame Obama’s policies for stock market drop.

Great Ann Telnaes animation. She tells it like it is.

Rep. Alan Grayson apologizes to Rush...LOL

Designer babies

nsa/at&t wiretap. suspend first amendment. anyone having people say

Jerry Brown: Prop 8 Should Be Struck Down

one woman - - and the National Guard

one woman - - and the National Guard

EU court attacks GM crop secrecy (yea!)

Blue Dogs Don't Get It Anymore than GOPers Do: Government Spending Is NECESSARY at this Moment

Marjorie Cohn: Memos Provide Blueprint for Police State

GOP'S New Theme Song Honors Limpballs

Somebody tell rusty lampshade

Lawmakers Want to Ban Politicians from Cashing In on Corruption (think blago)

Dem. calls Limbaugh a 'sorry excuse for a human being'

GE Drops Below $6 for First Time Since 1991, Denies Need to Raise Capital

Wall St blames us for not paying mortgages while we're actually paying more than they're worth

I'm feeding two raccoons out on my roof deck

The Rude Pundit: John Yoo and His Merry Band of Traitorous Lawyers

This is what Rush dreams about becoming.

Sudan soldier: 'They told me to kill, to rape children'

Progressives using the "R" word

C-SPAN3: Live Coverage Of The Leahy Truth & Reconciliation Commission Hearings

Soldier slain in Afghanistan returns home

Bush memos on presidential power shock legal experts

"Boss Limbaugh"

The New GOP theme song.....

Can the court throw out Prop 8?

Sonograms, ‘child porn’ in North Dakota

If the pig is getting too fat....

How long until Pat Buchanan apologizes to Limbaugh?

Please don't throw me into the briar patch!

Democrats apology Website

Rep. Rush Holt Introduces Antrax Commission Legislation

republic strategist Brad Blakeman calls rush 'entertainer'

Banks Still Blowing Bailout Cash

Oklahoma City news

True or False: Corporations have had a gravy train in tax cuts during the Bush years

Prop 8 Should Be Struck Down - by Jerry Brown

Limbo is not a comedian or entertainer, but I believe he may be a columnist

GOP Recruiter receives 900,000 to find canidates

Russia to give 50 armored vehicles to Palestine

World Opinion of Obama Greatly Exceeds that of Bush

Real estate businessman turns bank robber--sign of the times?

Rachel Maddow on The View on March 5.

Biggest Corporate Cover-Up Ever?

Rush Limbaugh is a poopy-head

'Anonymous Call Led Police to Change Route of SL Team's bus' Into the Ambush

How Long WIll Pakistan's Civilian Government Claim Control?

Diebold voting system sported 'delete' button

Has anyone asked DL Hughley want he thinks of Steele's apology?

I think Limbaugh is a grand deflection

We can’t afford the death penalty

My problem with this Hillary Clinton statement in Palestine:

A fee simply for buying something? Outrageous!!

If all countries were human beings then

Senator Tom Harkin talkin shit on C-SPAN 2

First I laughed

Too much oil

GOP Recruiter receives $900,000 to find candidates...

Asteroid 2009 DD45's Passing Was A Cosmic Near-Miss

MoveOn asks for YOUR Health Care / Economic woes - tell your story!

Another Freeper-type from Fido...

Say it ain't so - The Obamas should NOT get a Portugese water dog

Obama's Next Gauntlet: Reviving the Middle Class

Could Specter, and maybe Snowe and Collins switch sides?

Let's make Cinco De Marcho a Rush free day on DU!!!

A must-see animation about Rush from today's Washington Post online.

Poll: Majority Wants Bigger Government

Rush Job: Inside Dems' Limbaugh plan

Bill Scher: A United Middle-Class. Eeek!

Memo to the media by kos

Iraq vet loses house, finds his home

Hey conservative lurkers, better talk limbaugh out of inviting the President on his show

Market up because of China stimulus. Does the market love communism now?

Talk of the Nation is discussing Rush Limbaugh.

AIG Insanity: Why Are We Bailing Out a Giant, Unregulated Hedge Fund?

A friend of mine who is from Iran, said it was a cool country until the USA brought them the mullahs

Will Ferrell relieves eight years of Bushed

Will Ferrell relieves eight years of Bushed

Furious Cricket Ref: 'Pakistani Police Left Us Like Sitting Ducks'

Iran's warning for Israel: Your nuclear sites are within our missile range

Republicans & Blue Dogs Are OK With Helping Banksters But Balk At Helping Homeowners

Charlotte Observer: The audacity of hoping to reverse Reaganization

Rush demands Obama debate him, according to Freepers.

oo--oo--that smell

Just got this in my email, "...the secret Republican Apology Machine!"

Bobby Scott was great on WJ this morning

BNP uses Polish Spitfire in anti-immigration poster

dude fish looks like a lady (male fish develop female sexual organs due to hormones)

The Defense Department should be renamed the Department of Warfare.

"Rush is the bloated face and drug-addled voice of the Republican Party"

McClatchy: Martinez mum on new GOP chief's battle with Rush Limbaugh

Sen. Grassley "Richest 1% pay 40% of taxes..."

Obama's fault the Dow is dropping? What are the arguments against this?

Who said these words :

Dow is up around +235 ... sshhh

Who said these words :

Eric Cantor is going to hold an important news conference tomorrow

Monsanto in the cold in EU states

(Military Times) Op-Ed: Erasing Red Ink

Vitter, 'Senator Scruples', Fights Family Planning Money In Omnibus

Vitter, 'Senator Scruples', Fights Family Planning Money In Omnibus

Democrats' 'apology' Web site mocks Limbaugh

LTTE: Hypocrisy in the news

Merrill's top 10 earners made $209 Million in 2008-WSJ

too BIG to fail?

I think this is a link to contact info for Limbaugh's sponsors...

is Maine effing up the "weatherization" stimulus?

I apologize Rush

If I wanted to debate the President, I'd run for the office

AP: Dems seek 'Truth Commission' probe of Bush. The GOP response: Forget it.

lookingh for a Rush Limbaugh video

Needy ...... Party of 1 ... The Chicken McNuggets tragedy

Stimulus Money Hits The Streets

Sign up now!! Rush For President!!

The infamous Jim Cramer says Bear Stearns is "fine" 6 days before collapse.

Call the Mormon Church - tell them no more lies!

Commentary: My crush on Michelle Obama-By Jack Cafferty

Is Calif. Gov changing mind on Milk Day?

Rush to the President: Debate Me

Limbaugh's afraid of Meeting the Press - So he challenges Presidents to come on his show....

ACLU: Updated Chart Available of OLC Memos on Interrogation, Surveillance , Etc.

Steele: Punishing senators who supported stimulus is ‘absolutely on the table.’

I've had some time to digest today's Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing

100,000 foot soldiers for the Sinaloa cartel

TIME Blaming The White House For The Limbaugh Flap?

If Limbaugh is such a great debater, why wasn't he up on stage debating instead of McCain?

Toxic Waste Dump Found in Fla (repost)

Exactly why DON'T you run for office or head of the gop rush? WHY?

"Day after Obama says to 'buy', DOW is up 250 points."

Who does he think he is? It's time to put Rush Limbaugh where he...

Did the stock market actually lose value, or did an unsustainable

What should we do with the NEA? (Natl. Endowment for the Arts)

Miami abortion clinic owner threw live baby away, prosecutors say

Rush versus Obama: Who would win?

Is there life after AIG? The subject deserves an Obama Speech.

POL Pile-on: Warrant issued for former GOP chair

a letter I got today from Jeremy Funk about Rush

The FR discussions on Rush are cracking the hell out of me.

Here's why Rush doesn't have guests or debate.

Now that Rush has basically declared himself the GOP nominee for 2012

Please Wish My Family Some Luck

Tweety called Rush's demand that Obama debate him the 'Ultimate jumping of the shark".

Hardball - starting off with limbaugh debate

Are Radio Stations Right to Censor the Eagles? (goddamn-Life in the Fast Lane)

I think Michael Steele has watched too many episodes of The Wire, and

The "Get Even" rule of any commission given authority to investigate torture

How was Rush not fired for the "magic negro" song?

An open letter to the religious right: You have no right

WAPO Headline - "Administration Targets Troubled Homeowners"

All hail Rush! - Congratulations card for Rush! rofl

Obama has left intact a brain dead banking system that is out of control

Tin foil hats turn into knitted scarfs

RNC Lawsuit Seeks to Eviscerate Nation's Campaign Finance Laws

What is the deal with the "democrat" or "democratic" party thing?

The anti-choice Fundies are going after Sebelius hard......

Rivkin wants a private Senate investigation

Fox News Ratings Remain Strong, #2 Cable Channel In Primetime

How does this sound for a bumper sticker.

Vitter trying to shut down Planned Parenthood-Tell your senators to vote NO!

Preposterous pomposity - Tweety on Rush's

Flashback 3/08: Rush Brags on his brilliant OPERATION CHAOS

Michael Steele's new role: Repug Mob Enforcer

Joint Hearing Set on Plan to Ban Governors From Appointing Senators

Interesting story heard today. Guy works for a good solid transportation

So I've noticed work gets easier and easier by the day

Greg Craig released a statement hailing a deal reached allowing Rove, Miers to testify...

Bill Hicks: "Rush Limbaugh is a Sc**-Muncher"

I caught a few minutes of the evening show on Pittsburgh's far-Right radio station

Bear Stearns’ Jimmy Cayne’s Profane Tirade Against Treasury’s Geithner

were johnny mccain'ts constituents 'really angry' with every bu$h* spending bill?

now we're gonna get boners take on the nazi jock....coming up on '1600'

ACLU: Senate Hears Testimony On Proposed Truth Commission

The Nation: Chas Freeman Redux: "When Idiots Attack"

Gordon Brown just Knighted "Sir Edward Kennedy".

Alter/Newsweek: How Rush is making the GOP the party of wimps.

Rush is being played like a fiddle

If utilities are regulated by the government on what they can charge

Afghan commission rejects Karzai, sets election for August

What question do you want to ask John Yoo?

I sell cars for a living and I'm proud of it.

John Yoo: A Proud War Criminal

Perhaps it's not a good idea to have 2/3 of your economy based on sales and service

Rove's testifying in private?

Ari Fleischer just slipped in a "Democrat Party" while talking to David Shuster.

what if leahy and congress INSIST the world courts investigate bu$h*/cheney

AlterNet: Mormons Mobilize to Deprive Gays of More Rights

Head of U.S. nuclear weapon transport gets DUI

Cut them off at the knees

US economy could lose 8 million jobs this year

Do the released Yoo memos constitute proof of a plot to commit HIGH TREASON

Power to the Peeps (contest)

rush Limbaugh, who the fuck cares?

A LOLmoran!

Dem Congresswoman to Speak at Moonie Event on Capitol Hill

Economy of Scale - Failed

Brian Williams just ran a Kaiser Permanente commercial masquerading

The stamp machine gave me J. Q. Adams and Andrew Jackson dollar coins

Of my 100 cable channels, there is only one that has this big black box cover half the screen

FDIC May Become Insolvent This Year

Pelosi: Rove and Miers Testifying Before Judiciary Committee is a Victory for the Constitution & Law

Libertarian Democrats in Congress

So why does Rush Limbaugh constantly refer to testicles, grabbing ankles, and bending over....

Madoff agrees to give up property, art, tickets

Prosecute the Bush Crime Family (Letter to Senators)

The FDIC is a crock of crap: The total liability for the FDIC in 2007 was $4.29 trillion...

Palo Alto's high-speed rail regrets.....

Repug mofo you'd most like to see in pinstripes........

Is it time for Franken to take his case to the next level?

A last word on a GLBT Thread I started earlier...

NYPD officers accused of raping an intoxicated woman

U.S. denies manipulating Al-Marri case

Did You All Catch The Footnote In The Bradbury Memo Where YOO Is PROMISED Protection?

Penn and Teller (So when did Penn sell out???)

Dr. Nathanial Frank: DADT is "...rooted in denial, and deception, and repression."

I just turned on the radio.. and you are never going to believe this one.. Limbaugh wants to debate

Twitter Frenzy, compliments of last night's The Daily Show.

Reid Spokesman: Coleman Doesn't Get Another Election

Does Rush actually think that Obama listens to his radio show?

Rush Limbaugh truly does have "Balls of Steele."

Why do progressives listen to Right wing radio and watch Fox News???

Why do progressives listen to Right wing radio and watch Fox News???

How difficult would it be for you to relocate?

DLC "New Democrats" stab the middle class in the back -- again

Quick someone call Rush and let him know the election is over.

Tuh-Weet! McCaskill to call out Rushpublic leadership today

Ah, fer Chrissakes, can we have a GD: Pillboy forum?

Mormon Machine Cranking Up Against Illinois Civil Unions Bill

Bailing out homeowners raises housing prices

What really pisses me off is that there's even a slightest HINT of a question about prosecuting Bush

Mike Malloy to be self-syndicated? (Green 960 blog)

So You’re Dead? That Won’t Stop the Debt Collector (pass this info around)

What's the worst/most difficult addiction to 'break', in your opinion?

This is a resource post for advocating single payer health care.

Egypt in deep water with sunken treasures plan

Rightwingers Hate It When You Fight Back

Wednesday TOON Roundup Part 1: Who's he leader of the party GOP?

Bernie Sanders wants Ben Bernanke to name names

David Frum: "Rush is a walking stereotype of self-indulgence--- And we're cooperating!"

Conyers gets a seat at the table he'll be at White House Health Summit tomorrow

Are you left-handed or right-handed?

Yoo: I wouldn’t change the substance of my torture memos, but they do ‘lack a certain polish.’

Ok. So under what conditions do you think a person should be able to come here and become a citizen?

Elder's Meditation of the Day - March 4


The pathetic, sickening spectacle of the repubs kowtowing to a crazy, fat d.j.

U.S. denies manipulating Al-Marri case

Anybody know why they STILL have the limits on carrying liquids on planes?

Naomi Wolf: Yoo and The Subversion of Liberty Narrowly Averted

Help, I am thinking of entering into a debt settlement agreement, should I run for the hills

When listing the rogue lawyers who helped Bush trash America

Limbaugh dares Obama: 'Debate me'

From 9/11 Widows: An Open Letter to Senator Patrick Leahy

I was told by the woman who invested my retirement savings

US military chief to offer help to Mexico in violent drug war

You know why I oppose Chavez?

David Sirota: If It's "Too Big to Fail," Then It's Too Big to Be Private

Evolutionary science

Ok, so under what conditions should I be able to go to Canada and become a citizen?

EASY DU action alert from the Human Rights Campaign!

A brief history of the Civil War (Or: How the midwest could've been a liberal bastion)

Another Anti-Choice Senator wants to strip funding for affordable birth control - HELP!

Say goodbye to the Yucca Mountain Nuke Dump: Obama has cut almost all funding for it

It's been awhile, DU, but I have a little news!

Live Avian Flu & Human Flu Viruses Accidentally Mixed and Sent to Several Euro Facilities

credit card language questions

Top Russian Scholar: US will collapse next year, partly due to gays

Wednesday TOON Roundup Part 2: Anger, sadness...and Krugman

Fallout on the Santelli rant . . GE throws it's weight around:

Here's why Iran is angry at America.

Here's why Iran is angry at America.

what contributes the most to the dumbing down of information

Maybe people should move to the Midwest.

Large asteroid buzzes earth and no one saw it coming

Jon Stewart Rips Rush & O'Reilly

New photo of Cuba's Fidel Castro

American PEOPLE ahead of German High Court: E-voting Ruled Unconstitutional!!

Swinging girls in DC...

Demand Single-Payer March 5, 10, 11th

Breaking: Turdblossom and Harriet to Testify

Crash Details from the F-18 crash that killed 4 in San Diego

This Country Has TOO MANY Overseas Military Bases- Shut 'Em Down and Save Some $$$$

Your Opinion, Please.

The Laugher Curve

Is it just me (as usual) or is Gordon Brown

How many languages am I expected to know how to speak?

How many languages am I expected to know how to speak?


EXCLUSIVE: 100,000 foot soldiers in Mexican cartels-Numbers rival country's army

The $2,000 car you can't buy (in the US)

The $2,000 car you can't buy (in the US)

An Anti-War Response to Obama's Iraq Plan

I am the granddaughter of immigrants.

John Yoo is an accessory to war crimes

If a REPUBLICAN summited with special interests & hired an advisor who wants to PRIVATIZE MEDICARE--

This economy is Bushco's "October Surprise" attack everyone was afraid would happen.

Question for the GLBT folks RE: prop h8

Know anyone who works for a ticket broker?

And now, a tribute to the "No Cussing Club"

I finally found where CreekDog

AIG Owes You $500.

Argos is two!

If I were a woman...

My day just got better...

I'm wiped out, kids. Nitey nite.

Face it: Rick Astley is better than Silly Wizzard any day

Your thoughts on the upcoming April 17th-May 31st Spinal Tap Unwigged and Unplugged tour

Just to let you all know, McNuggets are NOT an Emergency...

(Obama's) White House Counsel Greg Craig Asked to ‘Step Down’ (Represents Rove)

I think we can all agree on the great accomplishments of The Clash. However, the greatest of all....

My Imac just died. Off to the Apple Store. 16 days left on warranty.

Me and 806,999 People in Arkansas Have Had Our Criminal Background Check Data

Slightly rude joke about Rush Limbaugh...


I'm Proud Of My Son...

Fun email i got at youtube.

My wife and I just spent 178,000 dollars today!

My kid was listening to music I don't like, arguing with me about history,

Can someone explain to me why a flat tax is bad for the middle class?


I know you still Buy all My songs...

So who wants to be on my DTM list?

hmmm, so when y'all think the Sec.Service will be at my place?

Why don't I ever HEAR about these movies? "Bottle Shock" with Alan Rickman,

Want to know the REAL reason for the Depression? Click this thread!

Is it wrong to heckle the Vaseline basketball team for almost being funded by the KY?

Please wish me luck and send good vibes my way - Unemployment hearing tomorrow A.M.

Why does it seem that the common man pays so much more in taxes than the rich man?

Sometimes In Life, It's Really Hard To Take That First Big Step (Video)

Dylan is the Godhead


bluesboy's knee surgery was a success today.

Thank God.... Disney is releasing HM4....

Face it: Silly Wizzard is better than the Pogues any day

Dilemma: How to shave a 2 month beard w/o blood loss

Which of these 3 guys is the oldest?

Box of Hammers....

I Really Want A Beagle Dog

I laughed so hard my eyes went out of focus.

G'night DU, with a sleepy puppy picture

"Grey Gardens"- I just watched the documentary and all I can say is - WOW!

"5D"- The Byrds

I am SOOOOOOOOOO hungry.

It's 3:10 here, and I need to be up at 10:45 for my busiest workday of the week, so GOOD NIGHT DU!

My cat Billi will not sit on my lap, ever!

I just left the empty 12 pack of sprite in the fridge after taking the last one.

It finally arrived...

Anyone who can answer a tax question for my sis?

Does the US Military award medals to

What does LTTE mean?

I am a stressed out ball of stress

My car insurance payment is more than my car payment

"We've got two lives, one we're given and the other one we make"

830 AM. Who else is PUI?


How to insert image w/hyperlink into profile signature?


Mrs. V. won't be going with me to California in June.

The BEST performance by The Byrds of a Bob Dylan song

Vibes being sent for California Peggy's public poetry reading this very day...

I posted some photos on Mother Earth News in case anyone is interested

Cat owner's purrfect way to mellow out his pet... stuff it in a giant home-made drug pipe and blow

Face it: Pilaf Crab Flambe is a better item of food than a loaf of Portuguese Sweet Bread, anyday

Today, at 11:36 am, some years ago, a LayDeeBug spread her wings for the first time...

Mary Chapin Carpenter "You win again"

Stories From the Road: Times When I Wish I Would Have Done More

Happy Hump Day!

Face it: An Olive Warbler is a better animal than an Asian Leaf Turtle , anyday

Face it: Frank Johnson of Alsip, IL is a better human being than Joe Harris of Fairbury, NE, anyday

Will McDonalds make me the big mac with chicken for bread?

I, for one, do not want to hear about potential parallel universes, tyvm.

I'm bold, wired and pranky

Today's The Greatest Day

A co-worker just tried to tell me the Brazilian joke. He was laughing so hard.

Good morning Lounge

Power to the Peeps (contest)

I'm cold tired and cranky

New Dudespaper Column

Woman has 911 meltdown over McNuggets

Today, for one day, can't we all just get along here in the Lounge

Sex in Christ

Am I the only one when they saw the "Dad busted for teen stripper pole party" thread...

The 1980's weren't all fun and games. There were real problems.

I'm here to barter the peace between Midlodemocrat & Taterguy

We know the price of fame Midlo pays here in the Lounge, but what are it's benefits?

There's a land that I see where the children are free

Annette Benning went to Iran, and the Iranians tell here that they're pissed off

Today is a good day...

I'm feeding two humans out on my roof deck.

Snow day fun photos. Post 'em if you've got 'em!

Ever participated in a seance?

Please alert on this vermin in LBN at once! Response #13!


Weird karma

Woman 'bit off boyfriend's tongue'

Who is the more enigmatic DUer?

Are you a member of Linkedin? I need some etiquette advice please.

DU men: could you please do me a favor?

I need to escape into a fantasy world, at least mentally.

Word of the day: uffda

crude humor got my post deleted, serious question

I'm old, and require a spanky

DS1 = never disappoints. Never.

I just got the word

New job opportunity

Too loud? (New abstract fractal art pic)

Who would you rather listen to than Billy Corgan?

Oh, my! I totally want this thing! Gorgeous copy of the Sarajevo Haggadah of 14th century.

Well-known fact: Conservatives love The Clash.

Damn these baby catalogs I am getting! Now I must have these for Bella.

Just found on the INTERNETS - the REAL State-of-the-art Midlo Gas Grill....

As much as we bitch about Creed & Nickleback - this band was waaaaaay worse!

Just found on the internets --> MIDLO's Gas Grill...

All this brings me to my next topic: What kind of name is Zwan for a band?

Reach into your nearest pocket and count the change that you pull out

Gas Grill? Charcoal Grill? Screw THAT noise.

Ahhh, new laptop....Yay me!

BeachBaby Summer Meetup Update

A LynneSin spelling appreciation thread!

Mariska Hargitay hospitalized for chest pains

For those of us who DO like U2 (myself included), a question:


Separated at birth: Michael Steele and Shock G?

Phish 3/6 Hampton, VA

For the Trekker in your life who has everything...

I want to recommend a movie..."The Martian Child" with John Cusack.

How many "Crazy Conspiracy Theories" have to come TRUE before we realize these are extreme times?

You can fit nine people in the bathroom of one of those coach buses.

I love small town America, and I don't care who knows it.

What kind of fuckstick would name himself Symarip?

So, anyone else who doesn't have plans for either weekend that BB is considering?

How did we get on the topic of Midlo's gas grill? A literal flamewar...

Jeebus Krist The Guy Next To Me At The Libree Just Boofed One

Cold showers can be a good thing.

The chili in the crock pot is driving me FUCKING NUTS!

* MEDICAL * FOOD * JOBS * (lost job, no insurance, hungry, homeless, etc.)?

* MEDICAL * FOOD * JOBS * (lost job, no insurance, hungry, homeless, etc.)?


Will Parche drink himself into sexual dysfunction before his date even begins?

My financial adviser sent me a letter today...

I interrupt the normally scheduled music flame wars to ask an important question.

I have a tremendous amount of love and respect for Midlo

Remember the old - cool, better - days of DU, when we mailed each other punch cards?

Tavernertavern serves: Green Flash Trippel!

Well I'm expecting a full report (with details) from Parche tomorrow.


I'd like some feedback on this car......

OMG -LynneSin uses a Son Of Hibachi??!!! Someone ban that freeper numnuts right FUCKING NOW

Caption this

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Wed 3/4/2009)

First draft of a new poem: preview here

OMG - Midlo uses a GAS GRILL!!!???!!! Someone ban that freeper numnuts right FUCKING NOW

Sleazy JP Morgan Chase Won't opt-out my CC account- sleazy tactics

Is it wrong to heckle the Valparaiso basketball team for almost being funded by the KKK?

Against my better judgment, I am admitting that I actually despise most of you.

Best Wishes to Parche and TZ on their date tonight!!

Proof positive that times are bad....

kitten picture of the day for wednesday march 4

Dad Busted for Teen "Stripper Pole" Party

Anyone have a clue when LOST airs its last episode for this season?

nothing ever comes easy for me lost a lot of blood....And...drugs are gooooood

Whoops! Just set some of the household staff on fire.

Random "getting fucked" poll (NOT a sex thread).

Truer words were never posted.

I am done working for the day. You have 12 minutes to entertain me.

Any recommendation for non-sweet spaghetti sauce?

Is it time to impose a three thread per day rule in the Lounge?

For those of us not 'in' on the Parche joke...

Is there anything good on TV tonight? Broadcast, please

Dudes, I'm really feeling the stress right now.

My new supergroup idea: Nickel Creedback!

Remember The Contractions and The Cramps??!!

To those who still think babies mean new hope, I will have a new granddaughter by the end of the day

Zack Parsons wants to help Joss Whedon by writing for 'Dollhouse'

If I had a conjoined twin and she listened to new country, I'd cut her off of me

Oldie but goodie! Jimmy Stewart and his dog Beau.

I defy you to post the name of a creepier character on TV other than Roman Grant of "Big Love"

A LOLcat just for Mainegreen...

Music Fans - It's time to bury the hatchet with the recent flamewars

Oops. Just set the oven on fire.

Of all the terribly pathetic things in this world -- and I know there are a lot -- is there anything

Another arrest in the kitty kept in a homemade bong case.


Do you participate in office politics?

4Hours Until The Ultimate.........

I Am Fukin Drunker Then Sh*t Right Now

Tonight is the night I might get..................

Why is "Just for Men" just for men? nt

As much as we bitch about Creed & Nickleback - this band was waaaaaay worse!

Against my better judgment, I am admitting that I really do like all of you.


Against my better judgment, I am admitting that I really do like some of you.

We have added a rescue puppy to the menagerie

Understanding Robber Barons & How To "Deal" With Them

What the hell is the matter with you?

Lawyer Jokes, give us yours!

Given the economy of the 80s, just how did the Huxtables and the Golden Girls buy all their clothes?

Match Game Story: "Modern Millie was surprised that her cereal's prize was a __ of Ereshkigal"

FUCK YOU flickr!

What commercial is making you sickest?

I Am Going To Do Something Tonight That I Never Thought I Would Do


3 Words Might Keep Your Home Out Of Foreclosure

I'm feeding two raccoons out on my roof deck

And what are you listening to NOW?

Hank Williams "You win again"

Why do people hate Kansas?


Post an innocuous topic most likely to turn into a lava-hot, blood boiling flame war

Anagram of your real name

Gawd, I had the HOLY CRAP scared out of me last night!

I Dont Know How To Explain But Tonight Is The Night With..

I Dont Care About Midlo's Gas Grill, I am about to get...

Learning To Fly

Lets Groove Tonight

Gas Grill DU'rs Unite

I Think I Have A Date Tonight

I Dont Know How To Explain It, Butt I Am Jello Right Now

Wish Me Luck Tonight

One Of The Best 70's Songs

I Think I Am In Love

Pat Robertson can kiss my ASS! I quit the 700 Club forevah!!!!ELEVENS!!!!

"Public pensions in the U.S. are now underfunded by more than $1 Trillion"

Mark Thompson on sirius left has been eviscerating the repukes for the past 2 weeks.


"Boss Limbaugh"

TOP SECRET FACT! Obama's Proposed Top Marginal Tax Rate Is Pretty Modest

There are now 67 federal judge vacancies, Obama has yet to send any to Congress

"Petty Despot" is what Jonathan Turley compared Bush to, citing the memos

On Earmarks. Why the Obama team is not objecting this time to them.

This is "a great leader for conservatives"? Media Matters looks back at some of the worst of Limbaug

Judge Obama By His Critics Who Are Screaming The Loudest

PREDICTION: Damning Evidence Of Horrible Misconduct Will Come Out Against Limbaugh Within A Month

IL-05: Quigley Appears Headed for Congress

Dean on Rachel Maddow - tonight nt

What happen to the daily "Photos" threads?

They want Obama to fail. Why do they hate America?

They want Obama to fail. Why do they hate America?

$200 billion in loans to hedge funds and other investors - TALF

Obama Outfitted With 238 Motion Capture Sensors For 3-D Record Of Presidency

Lars Larson: The economy collasped, because there was too much regulation.

Lars Larson: The economy collasped, because there was too much regulation.

Don't waste your time on AC360 today

Heh! David Plouffe WP OP-ED: "Minority Leader Limbaugh"

Should Peter Welch step down in '10 so Howard Dean can run for Congress?

mods delete plz. DU burped on me.

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

My GOP Friend said the Dems and Media are turning Rush into a joke!! LOL!

Michael Steele = Les Nessman (with aplogies to Richard Sanders)

In Tim Geithner's defense ...

Alex Bennett brought a something we should scream to the high

Tom Delay: "President Bush is innocent of the financial mess"

Feingold on CNN with Paul Ryan and John McCain NOW

Obama's FCC Pick Another Good Sign for Open Media

Obama And Wizards Fan Exchange Trash Talk At The Bulls/Wiz Game! hahahahaa!!!

John McCain; stupid, or just lying?

An Idea: Maybe Obama should say "You want totally free markets? You got 'em" and walk away from it

What the GOP Really Wants: Obama's Autograph


Playboy removes article alleging Santelli's rant was orchestrated

They give us crumbs...Dems compromise on Mortgage Relief Modification

Is Harold Ford a Democrat?

Obama Gets Strong Support in Poll

Watch PM Brown NOW!!!!!

SIR Edward Kennedy!!!

Iraq War – Six Year Anniversary of what Should have Prevented it

The War on Obama

Do the Obamas spank their daughters? (official dem site) don't miss your opportunity to apologize to Rush!

MO Repubs push birth certificate questions to oppose 'tyranny'-My response: an Obama Youtube classic

AHHHHHH!!!!! Nancy Photenfluffer is back!!!!

Ahem, why do we need to have "earmarks" in our budget anyway?

McCain must be suffering from the FLU he normally looks like crap but today he looks like sh&t

Sec. Clinton criticizes Israel over E. Jerusalem demolition

Why should Americans have nationalized healthcare?

Obama Outfitted With 238 Motion Capture Sensors For 3-D Record Of Presidency

Obama Outfitted With 238 Motion Capture Sensors For 3-D Record Of Presidency

I'm starting to think that there is nothing President Obama, or any other politician, can do to fix

Mark Morford- Ode to the Unhappy

The Tale of Two Parties

I agree with other DUers who suggest that GDP be called GD Politics

What Happens When The Stock Market Starts Going Back Up?

Presidents don't debate entertainers, but entertainers need headlines for ratings

Very interesting article from The American Conservative on the damage done by right wing radio.

Time to deflate the balloon-" Hey, we were just kidding about Rush being the Republican leader."

MSNBC-"Winning the War on Terror?"

Conservatives Tossing Michael "Gimpy" Steele Under the Bus

Here's the video of Steele's interview on The Today Show

President Obama committed to Employee Free Choice

Time posts TWO blogs defending the Republicans against Dem claims of Rush as their leader.

Centrist Dems Start Rebelling on Obama's Spending Plans

George W. Bush has reason to celebrated - he's not the #1 hated republican anymore....

Democratic Revolt May Slow Obama Agenda

GOP "caught in a crossfire between Democrats" and Limbaugh

Report: Diebold Voting System Has 'Delete' Button for Erasing Audit Logs

Today's Mike Luckovich is a hoot!!

Somewhere Sean Hannity is crying with disappointment

From a Freeper Jerkwad I know

Missouri Republicans push birth certificate questions to oppose 'tyranny'

Woohoo Ted Kaufman (Senator that took Biden's seat) sponsors bill: THROW THE BUMS IN JAIL!

Obama meets military advisors over DADT

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

A Jebbie employee to run FEMA? What the fuck?

Rush calling for debate with Obama to try to make it R vs D instead of R vs R...

Obama reverses Bush policy on Federal contractors

Hey, Freepers...Rush Limbaugh does not care about you

Anyone watching Sanchez on CNN right now? He is

LOL DRUDGE is in full freak out mode re: White House v. Limbaugh

Illinois Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias aims for Senate seat

Operation Rush in full effect

Claire McCaskill is kicking ass on the Senate Floor right now

WHY a line-item veto now?


OH MY GOD! The Fucking Republicans!


Limbaugh's Callers are Calling Him Out. LOL

"Their number is negligible and they are stupid."

On MSNBC now: Brad Blakeman (RNC strategist) just said Rush Limbaugh is WRONG!

GOPiggie leaders accuse Dems of using Limbaugh as a distraction (CNN)

why the hell did McCaskill vote aye on Coburn's stupid amendment?

"The New Feminism: Breaking the Multicultural Relativism Taboo"

Have you seen anyone cower more than Michael Steele?

NY stock exchange has lost 52% of its value in 18 months. (An optimistic rant)

What's With This Budget Bill Being Left Over By The Previous Administration...

Why is the GOP so afraid of Rush? Someone forgot to send them the memo ...

I don't buy the argument the Obama is against single-payer

Michael Steele Gets Repeatedly Dissed On Morning Joe (VIDEO)

Use the Rush Limbaugh Republican Apology Machine! Draft Your Own Apology! Give It A Try!

Hilariously misleading Daily Mail headline: MPs' fury as....Ted Kennedy gets honorary knighthood

Limbaugh, who picked on a high school and got his ass handed to him, wants to debate Obama?

Michelle Obama rocks the bureaucracy with her star quality

A pretty good look at the economic travails and how they started....

Tough Questions Dog Health-Care Overhaul

Obama supporter satire site needs a thrashing

Limbaugh is great for republicans: Buchanan (Hardball)

The one thing I hate about all of this Limbaugh BS...

Wonkish but fascinating (increasing money supply has no effect on demand if interest rate is zero)

Freeper Wins Republican Primary in IL-05

I was going to post this earlier, but I got caught up.

Pigboy demands President Obama debate him on the "EIB network"

Limbaugh, GOP Just Comically Walking Into Every Trap (Wonkette)

Rove finally to testify under oath

Did anybody just see Michael ALUMINUM* on THE TODAY SHOW? He is a beaten man . . .WOW

On the budget: "Go Big or Go Home"

Chistopher Hitchens gets waterboaded...

DU this Poll: Give President Obama a Grade at MSNBC Site!

Obama should say this to Limbaugh's debate proposal:

I hate when Tweety has this horrible bigot on. I have to turn

FY 2009 Omnibus Appropriations Act (summaries from Rep. Obey, Appropriations Committee)

Who Will Become The REAL Leader Of The GOP?

advocates believe a major credit card bill has become almost inevitable

Bayh: Obama should veto the omnibus budget bill

Nouriel Roubini: Why Bill Gross Is Wrong and I'm Right About Nationalizing Banks

Rush Job: Inside Dems' Limbaugh plan

Talkingpointsmemo: David 'D.C. Madam' Vitter Fights Family Planning Money in Omnibus Bill

Maureen Dowd lies about Obama's position on earmarks.

President Obama now putting the kibosh on wasteful contractors

Five Days Ago, Congress Said No To the Fairness Doctrine. Today, Rush Limbaugh Is All Over the News

I use to like Larry King until he decided to have Tavis on his show tonight

Politico: Key GOP Leaders now believe they made a mistake in electing Steele

Rush Limbaugh - The GOP Hides Behind Him Because He Is Unelected and Unaccountable

Assholes who rape three-year-olds should be sent straight to hell

New Study: Medicare for All (Single Payer) Reform Would Be Major Stimulus with 2.6 Million New Jobs

To show how "socialized" programs don't work, a RightNoid says the Postal Service is a failure

Is There A Teabaggers Party In Your City?

The Missouri Republicans. Another nomination for the most stupid of stupidest bigots.

Dean: Give Americans A Choice, ‘I Don’t Think We Should Impose Single-Payer On Everybody’

Hold For The President: Obama Makes Dozens Of Calls Daily

My Dearest, Darling, David Brooks ...

The FBI framed the "amthrax" killer. Is Chandra Levy's "killer" going through the same?

For the few lurking republicans who still have a conscience: This is not an eye for an eye.

I bought some stock today


Stimulus Flows Into Patchwork of State Transport Projects

Hidden Pension Fiasco May Foment Another $1 Trillion Bailout

Former Countrywide Leaders Start Firm to Buy Bad Loans

Israeli aircraft fire on Gaza smuggling tunnels

Death row inmate seeks new trial in 'Boys Don't Cry' murder case

Sun Myung Moon Front Groups to Sponsor Event on Capitol Hill

I'm sorry Rush

As recession saps demand, a world awash in oil

Robin Williams cancels 4 comedy shows in Florida (shortness of breath)

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

'Seize moment' Gordon Brown to urge US

Bush emails not a priority: Congress budgets $650,000 to declassify Nazi war docs

Father says American journalist held; Iran says she lacked permit

Sen. Kennedy to be knighted

Attackers stab journalist in Kyrgyzstan

Rush Job: Inside Dems' Limbaugh plan

Obama names Genachowski as FCC chair

Sri Lanka faces war 'catastrophe'

Zardari defends cease-fire in volatile Pakistan region

Puerto Rico gov: 30,000 workers could be fired amid crisis

Supreme Court rejects limits on drug lawsuits

India Offers to Buy Gandhi Watch, Glasses to Halt N.Y. Auction

Obama administration backs Congress tax haven crackdown

Obama seeks major change in federal contracting.

republic strategist Brad Blakeman calls rush 'entertainer'

"Criticizing Rush Limbaugh: Over the Line?"

Engineer invited teen to operate locomotive

Britain's Brown warns US against protectionism

Rush to the President: Debate Me

U.S. Prescription-Drug Imports Would Be Allowed in Bill Introduced Today

Obama seeks major change in federal contracting

Official: Fla.'s Fugate is Obama's choice for FEMA

Limbaugh dares Obama: 'Debate me'

Chavez boosts food price controls



New photo of Cuba's Fidel Castro

Altimeter 'had role' in air crash

Germicede Might guard against HIV Infection.

Britain's Brown Says 'Economic Hurricane' Has Swept The World, Warns Against US Protectionism

Federal Union Boss Calls Limbaugh's Comments 'Unacceptable'

Pakistan Offers Reward as Sri Lankans’ Gunmen Escape (Update)

Three Canadian soldiers killed in Afghan blast

Warlord: Ex-Colombia army chief aided militias

Sacramento cops give up raises to save 70 jobs

Microsoft to hire H-1B workers, even as it lays off some visa holders

Tyco Electronics Announces Additional 20,000 Job Cuts

Source:Obama to order govt contracting overhaul

Senator (Leahy) calls for ‘truth commission’

Obama Administration Launches Housing Plan

Cuts Concern Hundreds of Teachers (nearly 200 Hartford teachers losing their jobs)

Reid Spokesman: Coleman Doesn't Get Another Election

Geithner blames budget woes on Bush administration

More Than 8 Million U.S. Mortgage Holders Are Under Water as Prices Tumble

(Spokane, WA) Store tells customers to pay what they want

Albany Takes Step to Repeal Rockefeller Drug Laws

Steele: Time to move on from Limbaugh spat

Supreme Court rejects limits on drug lawsuits.

Jet Pilot Had Chance To Land Before Crash

Half of world's population owns a mobile phone, UN study reveals

China to boost military spending

Warrant issued for Sudan's Bashir

697,000 jobs lost in February

Too True Specter and Cornyn Oppose Truth Commission

Court: Federal Rules Don't Protect Drugmakers From Consumer Lawsuits (3/4/09 - Major Ruling)

In past 2 years, 87 million in U.S. went uninsured

Bayh: No dice on massive spending bill

Iraq Vet Gets Pink Slip (Boston firefighter loses job while serving in Iraq)

Probe Urged over Chas Freeman, Obama’s Anti-Israel Intel Pick

Merrill's top 10 earners made $209 million in 2008

Russian scholar says US will collapse — next year

'Party' Drug Could be PTSD Treatment

Senator Asks Pfizer About Harvard Payments

Illinois Medical Marijuana Bill Passes House Committee for the First Time Ever, 4-3

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday March 4

Bush memos on presidential power shock legal experts-Admin sought unchecked wartime authority

Iran sees Obama 'on wrong path'

33 Towns Support Closing Of Nuke Plant

Unopened claims letters hidden at VA offices

Report: Diebold Voting System Has 'Delete' Button for Erasing Audit Logs

ELECTRIC-CAR FEVER -- Grand Visions at the Geneva Auto Show

Docs seek gag orders to stop patients' reviews

New Vaginal Gel Stops AIDS Virus

Ted Kennedy to receive knighthood

Democrats to Temper Mortgage Relief Bill

Still many food product contain melamine

Venezuela to Cut Oil Contracts as Prices Fall

Boy, 13, Kills Brother, 10, With Dad's Gun

HELP!! Need support getting votes in a comic book competition.

Power Shift 09 - Keynote Address - Billy Parish of Energy Action Coalition

Obama is no friend of the Veteran

TNGA Lt. Gov Ron Ramsey took oath of office sans hand on Bible

KO: Torture tapes destroyed

TYT: Guess Who's Consuming All The Porn?(!)

Eric Prince resigns as CEO of Blackwater

End the conflict - israeli tv commercial

Rachel Maddow Interviews Howard Dean

Steele: ‘My Personal Opinion Doesn’t Matter In This’ — Only Limbaugh’s Does

David Shuster Smacks Down Limbaugh For His Rank Hypocrisy

We fell in love with a word: peace

Ron Paul and David Shuster Discuss Rush Limbaugh's Role in the GOP

KO: We Are No Longer A Nation Of Chumps!

Whitehouse: ‘Blanket immunity’ that prevents prosecution of Bush officials is a ‘mistake.’

The Battle for the Soul of the GOP

Schoolhouse Rock - Three-Ring Government

Telling. Couric fears Rush, makes excuses for him, & dreads not getting an interview with him (2:14)

Whitehouse Questions David Rivkin About Establishing a Commission to Investigate Bush Crimes

Steele Won't Say Whether He Wants Obama To Fail - "That's the nature of this job, baby."

Rivkin: Bush Admin. War Conduct Has Been "Exemplary"

Conservative Coulter Critic Ejected From CPAC

Rove To Testify In Private?

Schahill debates Korb on Obama's Iraq Widthrawal. Democracy Now 3/4/09 1 of 3

Larry King Live: Stephanie Miller & Arianna Huffington Lay Into "Treasonous" Limbaugh & GOP Pundits

"Earmarks Of The Beast" - Olbermann Destroys GOP's Lies & Disinformation


What makes these freaks tick?

TYT: Cenk's Take On The Bush Administration Secret Memos

Rush Limbaugh: A CPAC Mashup

Howard Dean to Think Progress...the president is considering a health mandate.

TYT: Did Michael Steele Surrender His Manhood to Rush Limbaugh?

Ukraine risks unrest as ills worsen (can't get their $ out of bank)

How I wish the Obama Administration would heed Edwin Starr's

New Ruling to force Brit voters to show I.D. before voting

FDR Madison Square Garden 1936-Welcoming The Hatred

Pakistan's drift into the hands of extremists

The American Media Misdiagnosis By Robert Parry

Letter to the Neighborhood By George Washington


Obama's Latin America learning curve

Limbaugh Wins the 'Steele Rage' Match

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

Mark Benjamin: How to build a torture commission

Hillary Clinton reprises “peace process” fraud

Robert Scheer: Billions Dished Out in the Shadows

It’s Time to Make Free Energy our Next Grass Roots Victory By Steve Windisch

US plans for military intervention in Sri Lanka

Who You Calling Socialist?

Freegan Terrorists

The Geography of a recession

Top Republican's Groveling Apology to Rush Limbaugh Is a Media Disaster

Martin Wolf: To nationalise or not – that is the question "Call it a banana if you want"

Obama skews battle lines in 'class war'

Happy Talk

Big Oil “Deja Fu” Ready to Rape us at the Pumps Again! Fix Gas Prices Monopoly?

OxyContin Fires Rush Limbaugh as National Spokesman

Fox sweeps Rush Limbaugh under the rug

David Plouffe: Minority Leader Limbaugh

Iran Going Nuclear? Get Over It, Strategist Says

Shelved - did Kremlin make my Stalin book disappear?

WSJ (and FauxNews) Spins Negative About Record Numbers for Obama

Dead? Debt Collectors Dont Care

Bair Says Insurance Fund Could Be Insolvent This Year

Conservative Author: "Rushification" Is Result of GOP Leaders' Incompetence

Merrill Lynch gave top earners $209 Million in 2008

Annals Of Repudiation (CBS)

The Tortured Memos (NYT)

Troy Record: The GOP needs a new game plan (NY-20)

Mad Max's Justice Department: The scary post-9/11 thinking of the Bush legal team (WaPo)

Justice Department to Reveal More Bush Administration Legal Memos (WaPo)

Is the Republican Party racist?

Robert Parry: How Close the Bush Bullet

Climate Change You Can Believe In (The Progress Report)

The memos' authors, John Yoo and Jay Bybee, should be investigated, prosecuted, and disbarred (Cohn)

Feingold supports 'truth commission' with reservations

Obama Nominates Net Neutrality Backer for FCC Chief

CPAC'S 'Doogie Rabble Rouser' to Get Own TV Show

Operation Chaos II: Get Rush

Who's prettier, Palin or Rush? (no pictures I promise)

No legal basis for Senate do-over (Star-Trib)

Bush administration memos on presidential powers stun legal experts (LAT)

Zombie Banks Are Devouring Our Public Money

You’re Dead? That Won’t Stop the Debt Collector

Ending the War on Drugs

The Pursuit of Social Democracy

GOP Rep: "I Might Be A Closet Democrat"

Former Countrywide leaders start firm to buy bad loans. Housing Hits Bottom?

Thomas Friedman discovers the economic crisis

Help set the agenda at Netroots Nation (August 13-16, in Pittsburgh)

The Nation: Slavery at Your Table

"Criticizing Rush Limbaugh: Over the Line?"

Dave Lindorff: Obama and Holder Must Prosecute War Crimes or Be Guilty of Them Themselves

Garrison Keillor: When your brother dies

How food-service providers like Sodexo bilk millions from taxpayers

The rich should stop whining and pay their damn taxes.

Obama to Single Payer Advocates: Drop Dead

Where's Palin's $150G Wardrobe? RNC Doesn't Say

Matthew Rothschild: We Came an Inch from Martial Law

Docs ask patients to sign gag orders barring online reviews; some sites don't cooperate

Why the GOP is failing and what Rush Limbaugh really means


Vegan Pirate in Galapagos, Post 3: Government Reaction, by Todd Emko

Canada Senator Harb introduces Seal Bill to end Seal Hunt

Complex Of Climate Problems In Uganda - More Malaria, Likely Loss Of Ability To Grow Food, Coffee

VW CEO: Electric cars 15-20 years away

75% Of 122 European Bird Species In Study Have Declined In Range, Numbers Since 1980s - BBC

Iowa Public Health Warns Against Alfalfa Sprouts - At Least Five Sickened By Salmonella - DMR

Japan's Consumers MUST Have Charcoal From Mangrove Forests - No Other Charcoal Will Do, You See . .

Clean energy investment not on track to avoid climate change

First Look: 2011 Opel Ampera – Europe Scores A Volt (EU version of Chevy Volt)

Michio Kaku discusses the future of nuclear energy with Michael Marriot of NIRS

The Amazon's most ardent protector

It’s Organic, but Does That Mean It’s Safer?

Peak Uranium.

Roof Leaks, Dead Mice, Rodent Droppings Found Throughout TX Peanut Plant - Reuters

From The "Oh, GREAT!" Dept. - Sudan Inaugurates New Massive Dam Upstream From Aswan - AFP

Anyone Here Read "Where The Wild Things Were"? Fantastic Book On Trophic Cascade

Asteroid 2009 DD45 Missed Earth By About 49,000 Miles On Monday - Roughly Size Of Tunguska Object

Warlord: Ex-Colombia army chief aided militias

Cuban-American businessman freed from captors in Panama after being held nearly a year

Guatemalan minister's kin threatened over archives

VEN Re-Takes Course Toward Socialism with Inauguration of Water Pump and Commune

Witness 4 Peace: House Approves Round 2 of Plan Mexico,Call Senators Not to Double Merida Initiative

Panama's Torrijo asks Chávez for entry into Petrocaribe

Be a Voice for Peace in Colombia

Microsoft Workers Protest Cuts As Company Makes $4 Billion Quarterly Profit

Bankruptcy judge throws out Checker Motors' request to eliminate labor pact, attorney says

Breaking... Tentative labor deal reached for AT&T workers

Postville, Ia. (Agriprocessors Inc.) drives lawmakers to propose tougher child labor law

Where Are the Workers?

Union official: Franken 60th vote on card-check

President Obama: Bush government tried to undermine unions

Unions Look for Help from Labor Relations Board

Big Unit looking strong

Manny agrees to 2 year $45 million deal

Army, The Citadel, Northwestern, St. Francis (NY) & William & Mary.

Sick to my stomach. What a fucking chump

Log Cabin under Democratic control?

Gay youth offered chance at White House internship

Some good news posted in GD-P...

Son’s sex arrest reignites questions about Bishop Jakes’ own sexual orientation

California Supreme court may weigh in on Prop. 8 tomorrow; cross posted from GD...

Need advice/help.

Socialism and Gay Liberation: Back to the Future

Court Warner? QB chase magnifies ineptitude of the Niners front office

LGBT Political Cul-de-sac: Make a U-Turn

An open letter to the religious right: You have no right (crosspost from GD)

(Military Times) Poll: Should 'Don't Ask' be Repealed? (xpost from Veterans)

Dear GLBT posters: Need help on finding statistics

Some proposition 8 remarks

When did you decide to be GLBT?

Just had a Prop 8 debate — and, boy, is my brain tired

Bring on the Indian Stonewall

Roubini Sees More Economic Gloom Ahead

We're not going broke

Ex-Leaders at Countrywide Start Firm to Buy Bad Loans

CNBC New bullshit meme.. "Foreign investors are nervous about how much money we're spending"

ADP Says U.S. Companies Reduced Payrolls by 697,000

More Than 8.3 Million U.S. Mortgages Underwater as Values Sink

Obama Rescue Plan Said to Be Limited to Homeowners Most in Need

The "Best Men" Fall: How Popular Anger Grew, 1929 and 2009

Bush rule required SEC enforcement lawyers to get the OK from commissioners before moving on cases

Retired and Scared

Thar's GOLD in the cell phones!

Nouriel Roubini: Why Bill Gross Is Wrong and I'm Right About Nationalizing Banks

Bank Charges May Surge as Mortgages Marked to Market (Update1)

The Big Winner in the Bear Market

Hedge Funds To Face Fresh Wave Of Redemptions

Sector Snap: Drybulk shipping stocks leap

Stocks Rise Around the World; Commodities Gain, Treasuries Fall

This pretty much sums it up.

Former Countrywide Leaders Start Firm to Buy Bad Loans

UBS Tells Senate It Won’t Turn Over More Names in IRS Lawsuit

Why are the taxpayers making good on hedge fund trades gone bad?

My deepest sympathy to all you friends of capitalism.

How The Banks Used AIG's Swaps To Dodge Banking Rules

FDIC’s Bair Says Insurance Fund Could Be Insolvent This Year

Israel's Netanyahu says find common ground with Clinton

Challenge of Israeli settlements

U.K. minister: Gaza war crimes claims against Israel should be probed

The die is cast

What Bibi faces in liberated Washington

Hillary Clinton warns Israel over settlements and house demolitions

Obama taking "wrong" path over Israel

Gaza needs trust, not just aid

Targeting Israel with Boycotts, Divestment, Sanctions, and Prosecutions

No recognition required for peace talks

UK says open to talks with Hizbullah

Israelis react with fury to British boycott call

Galloway's Gaza mission runs into protests

Home of Marlboro Man Passes Partial Smoking Ban. (WJLA) {Virginia}

Will Justice Roberts recuse from Wyeth v Levine for his huge conflict of interest? (Pfizer stock)

Health Care Tuesday

ICUs see big drop in dangerous staph superbugs (AP/

What Goes On In the Back Office

Hib infection in children makes a deadly return (USAToday) {re vaccinations}

Wyeth, Drugmakers Lose as Top US Court Allows Suits - after phenergen/gangrene suit case

Why Diets High In High-fructose Corn Syrup (found In Soda And Processed Foods) Can Lead To Insulin R

Clinton: Israeli Home Demolitions 'Unhelpful'

More On The Economy From 2006 Debate Russell vs Brown-Waite Russell's Predictions Painfully True

AHSA speaks out against the "assault weapon" fraud.

Idaho tells off the feds

Chicago gun violence costs $2.5 billion a year: Report

NYPD being sued by cop who saw demon and wants his gun back (New York City)

Handgun-control measure fails in N.J.

U.S. gun dealer trial begins in Arizona

Democrats show little appetite for gun control

One Bird, One Beer and Warren, the Homeless Veteran

The ride home - in two parts

In A Hurry

The ride home - part 2

Photo I took for "Decay"

Commanders hone battlefield diplomacy

Unopened claims letters hidden at VA offices

Paratrooper’s death under investigation

Soldier killed when base shelled in Iraq

First Lady praises military women

Gates, Army working out stop-loss payments

Iraqi deaths hover near lowest level

Looking for doors...

Ga. guardsmen honored before Afghan mission

Afghan-bound U.S. supplies crossing Russia

Lawmakers want faster progress on TBI, PTSD

Murtha says Afghanistan plan lacks goal

F/A-18 had chance to land before deadly crash

Corps punishes 13 for San Diego F/A-18 crash

Ex-Seabee pleads guilty to murder

E-6 gets 10 months for sexual harassment

Fire at Fort Carson grows to 100 acres

Navy identifies man found dead at Pearl Harbor

Man wanted by Navy for desertion arrested

Subs head far north for ICEX 2009

Marine killed in Iraq traffic accident

WWII ace, 87, gets out of jail after 8 years

Flight restrictions apply, even in the desert

Airmen lead PRT in Afghanistan

Just like Mom and Dad

Marines’ plans could go before Guam voters

Troops wait for Dow to hit ‘rock bottom’

The war within the war

S. Korea approves U.S. use of money for relocation

Kyrgyzstan tells U.S. to leave Manas by Aug. 18

U.N. joins chorus against moving Afghan election date

Soldiers draw gear for large-scale exercise

CG ends search for NFL players and 3rd man

Obama may Drop Missile Shield

Theater at Baumholder closes for repairs

Gunmen Ambush Cricketers in Pakistan

False Dates on VA Claims

Bush OKd for Curbing Rights After 9/11

(Military Times) Poll: Should 'Don't Ask' be Repealed?

DoDBuzz: Insurgents Offer Tough Air Critique

(Military Times) Op-Ed: Erasing Red Ink

'Party' Drug Could be PTSD Treatment

***March Contest Question***

Skelton: Navy must end ship debates soon

*** March Photo Contest Theme is Gates/Doors***

Starchild Energies for March : Aligning with the Cosmic Sacred Heart

Do you feel it?

Another manifestation request from my ASAH friends.

"C Freak"

A different kind of request......

Obama Overturns Last Minute Bush Endangered Species Rule

Sweet! Cotton candy may help labs grow tissue (AP/Yahoo!)

An OLD Slate article on which minority religious/ethnic group has a chance at the Whitehouse

...and the bus wars continue to continue...

Tibetan monks defiant over ban on new year prayer festival:

Kielbasa or Smoked Sausage on Nachos - doesn't work

Trader Joe's to discontinue carrying King Arthur flour...

Jerky recipe

This is what happened........

'Unorthodox' stir fry

What's for Dinner? ~ Wednesday March 4th

Organic - Safer???


Helping Students, Not Lenders

Lindauers Prosecutor - Left Case for Alaska - Palin Truth Squad

its either LIHOP or MIHOP and it was an inside job

it was I.E.A.D. not CD

On October 12, 2001, Judith Miller opened an anthrax hoax letter

Nothing to see here.

Austin DUers-cable question

Robin Williams cancels 4 comedy shows in Florida (shortness of breath)

Just saw Gordon Lightfoot in concert...

Layoffs don't violate commitment to Canada, Vale says

U.S. Steel to shutter Canadian operations

Systemic failures led to teen's prison death: report

Eradicating parasites

Easy question for this group, regarding DU profile:

Good Old Games

What the heck is "myfreeze"?

Sen. Kerry speaking at the Saban Center at Brookings Inst. March 4th