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Archives: March 6, 2009

The Secretary of State’s 2009 International Women of Courage Awards - these women will be in DC!

Corporate Media Declares War On Us - CNBC, Rush, Fox News - Where Is The "Liberal Media"?

Sign Sen. Patrick Leahy's petition at

Asian stock markets resume slide after US rout

Craig Ferguson is FUNNY. He's worked an Ann Coulter and a Limbaugh in his monologue.

An account of the gift-giving faux pas that you might not have heard

In the house of millions of years

New Zealand And New Caledonia Geographically Connected

New Zealand And New Caledonia Geographically Connected

Archaeologists find earliest known domestic horses

Have a look at CNBC's front page headline!

Malaysians find site of pre-Angkor temple civilization

More on: Harappan-era cemetery found

4,000-year-old axe among Olympic archaeology finds - PHOTOS

It's only an Earmark if you don't live down river of the levee

WWII-era mass grave found in Slovenia

Jeremiah Wright: Obama `like any other president'

We are living in a world today where lemonade is made from artificial flavoring and furniture ......

Scientists Reconstruct An Ancient Greek Musical Instrument, The Epigonion

Food stamp enrollment jumps to record 31.8 million

Who was that elder journalist who said months back that worse photos that Abu Gahrib were being kept

US charges two Britons with bribes in KBR venture

"Democrat" Susan Estrich: Again shilling for the GOP - Re:Rush

UK politicians' Wikipedia worries

Jim Cramer's a Moran...n/t

GBLT: Headline in 2050 (WARNING: bad joke from

Have you apologized to Rush today?

Bloomberg: Defacto Abolishment of Swiss Banking Secrecy

Italy has pulled out of next month's UN conference on Racism and

WJ this morning - health care

Should DU add an Archaeology Interest Forum?

When is the Suleman-Limbaugh debate?

Filmmaker Plans "Eyeborg" Eye-Socket Camera

South Korea Diverts Flights After N. Korea's Warning

Now this is a bad day in the ghetto

Will ex-military 'Patriots' form a more dangerous kind of militia?

Consumers Union wants to hear your health insurance horror stories

Stock Market Crash Means You Need 1,000 Shares of Saks to Buy Gown Tonight

Joe Scumbag and Peggy Nooner are twisting it all up!!

Is Rush really just like Barney?

The ugly job numbers; "Official" unemployment rate tops 8 percent

Fundies: Illinois school that hosted Gay-Straight Alliance dance is "politicizing" students

Corporate Borrowing Costs Surge to Record in Europe on Depression Concern

MarketWatch: The $700 trillion elephant

3fer: Odd Tweety, just ODD. Scooter still hob-nobs?!1 MURDOCH turns Page Six on WOLFF

Here is a video detailing the mess in an original song.

Michele Bachmann Speaks !!! (PS - She really shouldn't)

== Let's all get wet = By Mark Morford

The Collapse of the "Good Faith" Excuse for Yoo-Positions Taken In These Memos Were NOT "Mistakes"

2010 Budget Gives $52.3B to State Dept. - Includes $0.6 billion from the Recovery Act

David Sirota: The A Word

Army captain charged with stealing $690,000

New Quid Pro Quo Questions Between Burris, Blagojevich

Hey, didn't Cheneybush have a GREAT social security plan back in 2004?

Only a Neo-Facist could call Obama a Socialist

New 'safe' bed allows savers to safely store their cash under the mattress

Oklahoma state legislature attempts to ban Richard Dawkins from visit.

Calls grow for Bush-era 'truth commission'

How about a Boston CNBC Party?

Jim Cramer on Stephen Colbert's show

Prop 8: Regardless of the decision - two-prong approach is needed

mods pls delete

No wonder the Rethugs offered to "help" people with a 4% interest rate on their mortgage

Truthdig: Why Did So Few Americans Give a Damn?

Does your stomach just ball up in knots when you see or hear

Will Durst on Limbaugh and Steele

Can these sub-humans be subject to prosecution?

The rot goes all the way to the root ....

Corporate America's Icons Crumbling Under Global Recession

Ding dong, HR676 calling.....

North Carolina delaying tax refunds

How to stop the drug wars

The Bitches of guard (Chiennes de garde) awarded the first prize of the " macho man of the year "

CNBC smiles at job loss numbers,,,

Brazilian archbishop: All who helped a child rape victim secure abortion are to be excommunicated

CNBC stays mum after takedown by Jon Stewart

The Rude Pundit: John McCain Won't Eat Pork

Going green with republican talking points

Walk across Lake Superior?

"Does it feel to anyone else that we are in a national rut?" (Kos diary)

Rush's Hope

US: High Court Eases Way to Liability Lawsuits

Anyone else watching the Republican whine and cheese hour on C-SPAN?

Breaking: Apparent deal reached in Madoff plea bargain.

Talk about chutzpah!

Here's what I don't get about these bank bailouts

Republicans. I'll never understand them..

LOL- Virginia GOP looks like is going to dump chairman, Jeffrey Frederick, as he runs out back door

Just because the memos claim a right to manipulate the media doesn't prove they actually did so.

File this under the LOL! category - Right Wing reinvents itself as a "resistance movement"

*Damn* I wish someone would have warned of capitalism under Bush

Woohoo Dow's up!!! 138

Attention Democrats! This is a back to basics moment.

RNC chair Michael Steele's blog is no more

Rush, Viagra and Child prostitution ?

Rush, Viagra and Child prostitution ?

CAPTION: The Soul of the Republican Party

Workers clobbered by relentless layoffs

FDIC in big trouble

Geithner Alone: Top Two Treasury Nominees Pull Out

NC rethugs introduce legislation to keep stimulus aid from illegal immigrants

Vanguard's Chief Economist - Economic Information Without An Agenda - Compare With CNBC - No Booyah

Excuse me, but does anyone know ......

Now the rich will pay their fair share or maybe not.

Will Energy Tax Increases & Reducing "Entitlements" Slam Older Americans ?

Will Energy Tax Increases & Reducing "Entitlements" Slam Older Americans ?

Elder's Meditation of the Day - March 6

Senators Agree to Allow Votes On GOP Amendments to Omnibus

Congress passes stopgap bill to avoid shutdown

Congressman Offers Preemptive Apology For Extramarital Affair

Congressman Offers Preemptive Apology For Extramarital Affair

Nobody knows who right wing gunman (Killed 2 people, wounded 3 more) was

when will Obama close this horror?

Chumash rock art offers insight into ancient native culture

If you invest through this company, fire them

Evangelical Christian Dynamics

Tom Hayden: Rage is Good

Personally, I like Rush

When they say that bloggers aren't journalists...

Barbara Ehrenreich/Bill Fletcher: Reimagining Socialism: Rising to the Occasion

American Anti-Gay Leaders hold seminar in country where being gay can get a person executed

Britain's Clown Shortage: New Visa Rules Hit the Circus

The $250k Bar.. How long will it last?

Bush DOJ's 'Voter Fraud' Suit Bites The Dust

The Story of O: How's the Prez Doing?

What to do with 1,200 pounds of bull and other handy lessons from Women’s History

Lawmakers draw bead on used-car dealer practices

Michelle Obama on the Cover of "O" Magazine

Confusion over Prop 8 and the California Supreme Court....

I just heard a WP writer on WJ say a valid objection to single payer HC.

MORANS who need a brain....

After Saddam & bombs, Iraqi band rockin' in USA

Hillary -- a prediction

FDIC warns US bank deposit insurance fund could tank

GOPers are attacking Blue Dog freshman when they don't adhere to the capitalistic Blue Dog Line

Fundies duped by Jamaican con man and his wife

State jobless rate hits 11.6% (Michigan)

OMG! John McCain is a Twitterer!!

As a taxpayer, I owe a large vote of thanks to Michelle Obama...

Leave Limbaugh Alone!

Would anyone like to take over a conservative board with me?

I'm proud to have kept my money out of the stock market

Rush Limbaugh's Dreams and Nightmares

California Supreme Court looks unlikely to kill Proposition 8

Cafeteria Kickbacks: How food-service providers like Sodexo bilk millions from taxpayers

Rush’s Rhetoric further de-stabilizing Wall St.

Lots of jobs don't offer group health insurance.

Sen. John Kerry: ‘Animal House’ Party Days Are Over for U.S. Banks

EFCA opponent's newest talking point: EFCA "will cost millions of jobs"

John Conyers and open access:

What would the world be like without stock markets?

"This Economic Disaster Demands Even MORE Aggressive Action Than Obama Has Taken"

ACLU: Supreme Court Vacates Decision Giving President Indefinite Detention Power In Al-Marri Case

FLASH : McDonalds has added Citicorp to its dollar menu!

Subject: declare war on switzerland

Archbishop in Brazil will excommunicate all those who helped 9 year old rape victim get an abortion.

Bernie Sanders (on w/Thom Hartmann) said that national usury legislation will be intro'd soon......

Re: Pig farm smell and other pork (LOL. . .I know, I know, I know)

CNBC - most on-air "personalities" still blaming Obama for recent 20% drop

Michael Moore: "The American people agree with me, not Rush."

RW Talk Radio is outdoing itself ....

No hope for USA.... What an idiotic people we are

Michael Moore: Why I'm Not Now and Have Never Been the Democrats' "Rush Limbaugh"

The Rude Pundit calls out John McCain on his "pork spending" hypocrisy

I kid you not... Coleman: 1,725 rejected votes should be counted

Nuclear option

"Man tried to kill Obama with aids"

Senator Al Franken

Senator Al Franken

Siegelman vs Schlozman.

Siegelman vs Schlozman.

spring breakers warned of violence in Mexico

The official GOP wire-Mike Allen of Politico on MSNBC. Steele may name "co-chair"

'nother fire in MT, this one right after an earthquake in that immediate area

some countries do hold their leaders accountable

This is what cable news has come down to ...

"I will never enjoy a curry again," - Woman bites boyfriends tongue off

Now that we all agree on LIHOP, it's okay to come out and say so, right?

Federal Court Ruling Expands Rights of Gitmo Detainees to Evidence

It’s War! Union Blasts Blue Dog Dem For Saying He’ll Vote Against Employee Free Choice

Kiss the Banks Goodbye and Refocus on Rebuilding the American People

Conservatives are pathological liars!

Rush Limpball's nuts fall off

Young guy in F-150 pickup gave me the finger today.

Surprise Surprise!! Rove Won't Testify "For Weeks"

Lynn man indicted for collecting unemployment while working

Siegelman Appeal: Court Reverses Two Counts, But Upholds Others

MSNBC:President Obama to *reverse* Federal stem cell funding on Monday

Disappointed by Today's Appeals Court Ruling - by Don Siegelman

I have enormously curtailed my viewing of MSM cable news shows

Chris Brown formally charged, Rihanna may not testify against him, the two may have secretly eloped

Hey GEM$NBC....where's the Dem counterpunch to Moron Mike Pence?

Ellen Goodman: The Man Who Won’t Change

Frum is on a roll: The lone Republican intent on returning the party to respectability is a Canadian

Don Young Aide The Latest To Be Indicted In Abramoff Scam

Justice Ginsburg: I Am "Alive & Well-Contrary To Senator Who Said I'd Be Dead Within 9 Months"

Cuomo To Judge: Don't Let BOA Keep Bonus Info Secret

what do you do with 360,000 injured brains?

Limbaugh: Kennedy Will Be Dead By The Time Health Care Bill Passes

Dem Congressional Leaders Telling White House They're Concerned About Freeman

God dammit, they rejected Franken's bid to be seated!!!

It's 3:23 p.m. Do you know where your shrimp are?

OMFG: Recruiting agency asks ME for job tips...

Fundies: Wacky, gawdless, pinko Canadians considering euthanasia bill

The "Entertainer"

MarketWatch: Whole Foods to sell 31 Wild Oats stores to settle with U.S.

Madoff will be in court next week

UK PM blasts Prop 8

Our bad economy is because of abortion and same-sex marriage...

Kentucky anti-gay adoption bill advances

From the leader of the Republican party: Kennedy Will Be Dead By The Time Health Care Bill Passes

What should we do regarding foreigners in USA?

Rapture Ready: "please!!!! Lord come in 2009 !!!!!"

Cast made out of Cocaine.... some folks over here will be surprised

Who has caused the most problems in contemporary society?

Tennessee Conservative PAC bites the dust!

Why are Republicans better at playing "The Game" then Democrats??

Limbaugh Lies About Sebelius

Half of Americans might join the public option in an Obama plan by 2020

Senator Jim DeMint wants to raise birth control prices as much as 900% for college women

It's Friday, so naturally that means that another bank has gone......

Ex-NASA official indicted for ethics breach

NOW we get blow-by-blow reports on the economy and market?

WTF??? Capital HIll police under investigation by FBI over inauguration

Barbara Bush: Indian Philosopher

Conservative Republicans were wrong about Reagan's massive tax increases, too.

Dems Start Calling Rush “Leader Limbaugh”

David Dreier, from behind the Orange Curtain, is trying to defend

Feds weigh a fishing ban on Atlantic red snapper

CNBC Rant Wasn't That Funny Says Joe "The Editor"

Business is booming for Alaska native corporations

Frum is on Shuster

Discredited BS peddler Judith Miller wants war with Iran

Do you work to live or live to work?

Mexican border city braces for troop patrols

Despite warnings from many economists that stimulus may be too small, m$m rarely raised the issue

After Serving 25 Years, DNA Clears Convicted Rapist

Vick's Atlanta Mansion To Be Auctioned Off

Vick's house on auction block Tuesday- $3.2 Million +

Talk about being "big time"-Oprah gives up her magazine cover..sort of

Talk about being "big time"-Oprah gives up her magazine cover..sort of

Obama dislikes Brits; but will meet with Queen

Obama dislikes Brits; but will meet with Queen

Memo to Michael Steele: When you lie down with rabid dogs, you wake up with rabies

Report: Wells Fargo and U.S. Bank safest in U.S.

RNC member calls squabble with Party Leader Rush Limbaugh "a horror show"

Blinded Iranian seeks eye-for-eye justice

High schools eliminating the valedictorian title?

High schools eliminating the valedictorian title?

Michael Reagan-Rush/Coulter baby.... "That's conservative gold!"

Anyoone seen the Daily Show yesterday, with Bob Corddry?

Is it like SWEEPS week on KO's "Worst Person in the World" segment or something?

My husband just got his hours cut another 20% starting next week

Andy Card: People just 'want' health care, they don't really need it.....

Cheap GOP bastard...

Islamic Sharia Law Expands in Northwest Pakistan; Taliban Blow Up Music Shops

Watching Hardball right now...

I'm sick of hearing Limbaugh is an entertainer and a nice guy.

Tony Perkins of the Family Research Council seems to have differing standards for sanctity of life

About Socialism.

Olbermann Shows The Truth About Rushbo's Ratings

Does anyone really think anybody else could handle this crisis better?

I just ran into a cyber typo squatter website while trying to come to the DU:

Before 1941, we called World War I ..."The Great War"

David Shuster on MSNBC: John McCain announced on the Senate floor he twitters...

Hunter safety instructor removed after ordering 'liberals' from class

Several more of Obama team candidates have dropped out. Why?

Rush Limbaugh is scam, beware.

legal question regarding rovers testimony..

For Silicon Valley, this time around could be even worse than the last bust

Somebody please tell Keith to STOP showing fat Limbaugh!

So much for cutting edge...RNC Loses Online Director

So much for cutting edge...RNC Loses Online Director


"The economy can't exist without banks", says this guy on CNN.

Socialized Medicine

So after all these years Rush really *can* be in charge....and he's scared

The Pentagon is pioneering micro technology for just about every device,

Need some help responding to these idiots: Iowa floods vs NOLA

Gov't Relies On Ineffective Private Food Inspectors

Santa Clara "Spring Cleaning Days"...junk in the streets, scavengers out in full force

401k or Social Security? Insurance or Medicare?

Guardian UK: Care to borrow a depression?

All he wanted was a hug

Democrats blast Leader Limbaugh for comment on Kennedy

" Peter B., Have you ever heard of Douche Bank?"

PEOPLE LAUGHED IN 2007 ...that the HOUSING BUBBLE would burst and that we would have a recession.

The Secret State Continues to Crumble (Emptywheel & ScotusBlog)

Podcast help

OK ... this is the photo that gives me a HUGE grin. Swingers at the White House.

Napolitano Brings Help To NOLA & Gulf Coast

So, has Poopy stopped weeping over Horse-Barbara? (his family called her Barsil, a HORSE)

Alberto Gonzales Named Attorney General of Sudan

under 6500 means time to buy, that is what I heard a long time ago

My cuz: Maj-Gen Texas Guard and Sr. VP. Exxon, retired. Asshole.

Friday TOON Roundup 2-Obama, the bailout and other things

Bernie Madoff to negotiate a plea bargain. This is the death nail in our economic

How come unlimited dollars for war is Conservative yet ANY dollars for domestic needs is Socialist?

I would have a lot more faith in the stock market if...

Interesting story on a Retirement home for addicts

Be patient. Hannity, Limbaugh et al have essentially cut their own mikes

US troops 'not protecting Afghan, Iraqi citizens'

So I am wondering something (given the economy as it is) - your thoughts?

Ditech..(financing by GMAC)

AlterNet: Mormons Mobilize to Deprive Gays of More Rights

Dems, GOP take different approaches in Minnesota marathon battle for Senate

AlterNet: Mormons Mobilize to Deprive Gays of More Rights

Terrorism is......

Detroit Fox teevee station runs story of woman in Texas living in her car since July

TIME: Postcard from Paris: Cyclists Behaving Badly

Real Time with Bill Maher: T. Boone Pickens, Peter Singer, Myr. Cory Brooker, Erin Burnett

mods pls delete

I want Dr. Dean as my SURGEON GENERAL..I trust him & so should you.

Socialists: define yourselves.

Journalist layoffs: Can I enjoy the 'toe the line' writers getting whacked?

Student Loans -- Banks and homeowners are getting bailouts

Gallup: American's Have NO FAITH in UN

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!!

Jim DeMint says DC public school students are more likely to join a gang than graduate

Way to go KO!

Hunt on for Ohio gunman who killed 4 kids, woman

Rachel and KO both use my DU-original putdown catch phrase "nice try though"

Pig Odor causing Big Stink between GOP and Iowa

DCCC'S online "Tell Steele To Denounce Rush" Petition (posted after Pigboy's Kennedy comments)

Somebody should be selling a Hillary SoS World Tour 2009 Tee Shirt...

Rush is not a fat pill popping idiot, SO STOP SAYING THAT!

City (NOLA) sitting on millions for affordable housing

How much does your beautiful mind worry about Barbara Bush?

It's Godzilla vs. Mothra !!!! (Also known as Limbaugh vs Kristol)

Oklahoma legislature to vote on resolution banning Richard Dawkins from OU

According to the RNC mini boss, Coleman won the election and NOt Franken...hehe

How will Limbaugh destroy himself?

KICK ASS!!! Live in the Phoenix area? Try the Heart Attack Grill!!!

Krugman: "Obama Dithering on the Banks"

Never Waste a Good Crisis, Clinton Says on Climate

Discouraging news from Don Siegelman

Ana Marie Cox should get her facts straight before she speaks on Maddow's show

My question to those who support Proposition 8

How much money would your household save if you didn't have to pay for medicine/health coverage?


U.S. Senate Should Reject Ensign School Voucher Proposal, Says Americans United

Just a reminder - "Sicko" dealt with people who HAD insurance and were STILL screwed

An Idea for the September Stimulus Package

It doesn't matter who leads them B or R

Crap. Siegelman loses court appeal.

A Ugandan Solution: Force LGBT People Into Conversion Therapy?

Pharmaceuticals--Health Care Costs--Ads

OK, explain this to me like I'm a complete idiot because I don't get it: Part Duh.

Mea culpa re: Al Franken

Top U.N. Official Accuses U.S. of Inhuman Atrocities in Iraq, Afghanistan

Here's why Obama may not be able to fix The Mess

The Whole Family Joins the Army

'blanket octopus': a bizarrely beautiful creature, on video

Limbaugh: Kennedy will be dead by the time health care bill passes.

Friday TOON Roundup 1- Rush defines the Repubs

UK Prime minister condemns California's Prop 8: "Be vigilant against all discrimination!"

New Star Trek trailer is out...Wow!!!!

Should I escape the Bush Depression by going back to college?

'What the heck's the matter with Christian salt?' (backlash against Kosher salt)

Should Rihanna be charged with Obstruction of Justice and as

Greed and the Global Economic Crisis

Can DU'ers go one day without posting something about Rush?

Wall Street's Best Investment - Paying for Policy in Washington

The Baby From Hell

Obama's fucking up the banking crisis.

Congresswoman Barbara Lee Comments on Administration Announcement of Policy toward Iraq

All this talk of socialism is pure bullshit!

Remember when Biden said Obama would be tested in his first six months?

Is this recession intentional?

Record 31.8 million on food stamps

Shit like this is why I'm not catholic anymore. I'm so mad I could spit.

Ark. doc arrested after large weapons cache found

Don't forget this weekend

I just paid off $43,000 in credit card debt!!!!!!!!!!!!

Isn't it about time to apply the PATRIOT Act to the economic terrorists who have brought

So how does this sort of person come to be? Blog featured on CNN - a "young evangelical woman"

CIA destroyed 12 tapes containing their most "enhanced" interrogation "techniques"

Anyone else get this email about Snopes?


Litigation, Knock Offs and Nepotism : Welcome to the U.S. Pharmaceutical Industry

Capitalism, like communism, is dead.

And while you're buying your Christian salt online, please beware of Boyce/Boice.

When will Obama succeed in ending the Bush Depression?

The gift Obama should have given to the Brits?

Crazy Obama Birth Certificate Tinfoil Hatters Not Only Lose in Court, but Get Snarked by Judge!

DUzy Awards for the week will be posted Saturday evening

DUzy Awards for the week will be posted Saturday evening

Who is this picture? You will be shocked.

Whenever Limbaugh Gets The National Spotlight, He Blows It

Hunter safety instructor forces Obama voters from class...........

Why do you like single-payer health care better?

Annual household income:

Holy Mother-Fucker The Church

Why I'm Not Now and Have Never Been the Democrats' "Rush Limbaugh" Michael Moore

Help me celebrate!

Do I have to look at Cenk's mug on the front page every goddamn day?

"A law making it illegal to bully a woman into having an abortion

Why Is It Ok To Seize Assets in Drug Busts, But Not Thieves Like Madoff & K.Lay

Siegelman ruling and update . . . by Larisa Alexandrovna

Should W. Be Arrested in Canada for War Crimes on St. Patrick's Day?

My version of a left wing Santelli style rant.

A better term would be social democracy not socialism

Kirksville (Missouri) City Councilman Aaron Rodgerson: “I wouldn’t rent to a homosexual.”

World-at-Night satellite cam

Would GHAP's PRIVATIZATION/“voucherization” of MEDICARE permanently DOOM Universal Single Payer?

If We Are in the Death Spiral of CAPITALISM Is It Now Safe to Talk About SOCIALISM?

Still Talking About Torture

Jim Cramer Uses CNBC to Manipulate Stocks

Dennis Kucinich States His Intention To Put The Federal Reserve Under Government Control

Dennis Kucinich States His Intention To Put The Federal Reserve Under Government Control

There's a gunman on the campus of Texas A&M

The foreclosure crisis in Cleveland. Coming soon to a city near you.

Why was bill maher such as ass tonight?

All we are give Dean a chance....

The government has got to be suppressing the real unemployment rates

Republican Wamp tries to claim Pres. Obama is creating class warfare

Would You Let Your 18 Year Old Daughter Travel Alone with a Friend in Europe?

OMFG - Out of the water! (photo warning for some)

Confessions of an abused woman...

Why I don't want to legalize marijuana

Boomers, did your little neck hairs stand up on end when you heard Obama say this?

State Farm vs Florida...sharing barbs and smart remarks. State Farm appeals state ruling.

MEMO TO OBAMA- If You Are Serious About Fixing The Economy DISMANTLE the US Military

new Doritos flavor: Tacos at Midnight

Hooligan's Holiday, just for fun

Casual socks

U2 haters: W 53rd St, NYC is now "U2 Way"

PREDICTION: Dow falls 300 points today because Friday is Fish day!

Bizarre things you can buy on

Is it a bad sign when your staffing agency rep gets laid off?

So...I'm thinking about another trip to Paris



I'm an addict

Vibes For MCCTATAS.....Please

It's time.

Relax, she's too drunk to hit anything

Good morning Lounge

La la la la la

Aybody who preemptively invades me will have another thing coming!

Last call and the bartender says, "No, you can only have one of those."

TDL appoints Supreme Commander.

The Album Cover Game....

Note to Charles Schwab: Cartoons are supposed to be funny.

To those of you who have chosen the other side.

The Army of the Northern Chuggo stands ready to protect its territory from foriegn invasion.

I am hungover. I just threw out my back and my best friend is sick

The Beatles: Rock Band to be released on September 9, 2009. Get it? Huh?

If you saw Jon Stewart's self emulation

PSA for anyone thinking about joining Midlo's so-called army

My refrigerator is a Whirlpool; my washer-dryer is a Frigidaire. Am I upside down?

LynneSin's diplomatic efforts have failed

After further scrutiny I have decided to disband the TDL and sever my alliances with Taterguy

Where is DS1? I cannot attack taterguy without him.

I have to go and get another stupid I.D today.

Leon Salzman

Poblano peppers stuffed with cheese and chicken are Seriously Awesome

Woohoo! I got 11th row seats for the Guest/McKean/Shearer "Unwigged & Unplugged" concert!

Gandalf is right now eating Richard Hoggart...

Midlo-Taterguy! Tonight on Pay-Per-View! I am taking bets now on who will win.

gah! I can't find this song that has b.b. king singing backup vocals..

BBC: What would a real life Barbie look like?

Field Marshall, DS1. Can you handle things here?

It is pepper and egg sandwich time!!!

It Takes A Nation Of Millions is still a completely badass album

previously unseen "Watchmen" clip

What did you think of "Man On Wire"?

Video of my toddler son singing "Happy Birthday" to his grandfather (my dad):

Pop quiz, ladies and gents.

Only a FREEPER would grill with gas or pre-emptively invade another DUer

Why Midlo captured my heart with song....

Check in here if you want to join the TDL (Taterguy Defense League)

I have a small question for you folks who build your own computers

No-time Toulouse. The story of the wild and lawless days of the post-Impressionists.

Computer headphones make my work day SO much better.

I just met with the worst attorney EVER

Fun with Freepers: Civil Unions Edition

"Dora the Explorer going skank, moms fear" - NO JOKE - on CNN's site, not The Onion

Woohoo! Next week the Mid-Atlantic isn't going to suck!

Best. Wedding dance. Ever.

Alligator starts fire in abandoned school

So my parents want to be my friend on Facebook

Today's earworm - "Puppy Love," as performed by Donny Osmond.

Anyone else here remember the ending to the final episode of St. Elsewhere?

lucky me

They got department stores full of cheap guitars

I'm assembling my army to attack taterguy and will need all of you who have military experience

i am in so much pain, my back muscles are smasming to glory


I just cleaned my computer keyboard

The doctor gave me a prescription for a water pill.

The stupid test

Your momma... (fill in the blank)

You have lost


Would kids be able to play a full game of manhunt these days?

Why are pirates called pirates?

What do you call George W. Bush now that he no longer works with Cheney?

It's Friday! You know what that means!

Upset at being cut off, man drives car into bar

Mildo has got to be

What do you get when you combine mouse + deer?

Twitter users - a stupid question

If you were on Twitter, what would you tweet?

Good afternoon Lounge

Whew! I escaped a freeper visit this morning. I love my uncle, but he is an obnoxious rushbo fan.

OH THE HUMANITY! When will this Lounge war end?


The "Scanwiches" Web Site. Nothing but photos of sandwiches cut in half & scanned.

Does Madonna get a senior discount at the movie picture shows yet?

How many bands that make it have little or no formal musical training?

Somebody in Dallas actually has some brains!

Acheive Nirvana With A Longer Organ.

Question for the lounge. When I start strafing taterguy's neighborhood

Patch Adams on Bravo

The Weekly MLB Spring Training Check-In Thread.

How come Midlo always gets called a guy?

Wild kitteh pic

When I listen to Rush why is it that...

So I found these weights.

Epicurious / Bon Appetit's Frozen Pizza Taste Test. Let's see if you agree with their choices.

You know, it's not really that I hate other people, per se. It's that they're alive.

Arts and crafts....fuck!

OK You guys win - Vampire Weekend is awesome

Behold the lyrical masterpiece that is the Breakfast Song...

I bet Karl Rove won't live to see a cure for Butt-Ugly.

Truly, if you think I'm a guy you are a resident of Dumbassville.

OK, in order to avoid any more creekdogging, please state your gender in this thread

have to miss a very important fundraiser

OW! I hate it when that happens! I just pinched my arm inbetween my chair and the desk.

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Fri 3/6/2009)

Who is this person, "HUGH!!!!111"?

Is anybody already drunk?

If you live in Midlothian, this might be a good weekend to get the hell out of town


new little feral kitty named Mohammed

BIG LOVErs--what did you think of last weeks episode? (SPOILER ALERT)

Should DU be nationalized?

I forgive LynneSin for her initial allegiance to spud guy.

I'm going to see Watchmen tonight

Hey, taterguy? Ready to surrender?

bored today.....random pics

I bet Neil Bush won't live to see a cure for herpes.

Am I now the only one supporting taterguy?


There's one thing that Midlo and I can agree on

Is it wrong to, say "turn the redneck on" every so often?

I'm offering Midlo my farm to use as her war HQ.

Depeche Mode, Beastie Boys, Jane's Addiction to headline 2009 Lollapalooza

Gimme a #^&()*#% hug, officer!

I've seen more Pride & Prejudice than anyone who's not Jennifer Ehle.

Signs your job sucks

kitten picture of the day for friday march 6

I start a new job on Monday

Friday - it means "Whales Vagina" in the tongue of the Ya Ya people...

kitten picture of the day for saturday march 7

Seinfeld to go on stage again with the bigot Michael Richards aka KKKramer

Coney Island Whitefish

A man on a bus in Ljubljana

what dvd should I watch tonight

Pecans are a sacrament

Peasants are a sacrament

Gee... in the midst of this week's birthday celebrations

David Bowie! David Bowie! David Bowie!

Who has a cheap friend in need that abuses licken' thighs?

Why does Kelly Lynch wear a table cloth to meet Dalton at the Double Duece?

Just added to my ignore list. It felt good.

the question that now must be asked, Does Midlo have an exit strategy?

I do not have a High School Diploma. I do have a B.A. and an M.S.

Don't anyone tell me how the Cinderella trilogy ends

A HUGE thank you and an update


delete.....damn photobucket

I want to create a die that never threads.

We are going out tonight for Mr. LIW's birthday...

I believe I could use some vibes. I'm hoping this won't become the flu.

Sorry HeyHey (and any other DUers who might be upset)

This new artist shouldn't be missed. Seriously.

So I'm talking to Verizon's billing department about my cell bill and they ask me for an ALTERNATE #

Clean sheets mean a lot. n/t

I want to thank you all for everything you did for me...

Haven't been around here much the last 48 hours

I can only read paragraphs containing, at most, 3 sentences

It's Friday, who's having fish?

Is it a bad thing that I had never in my life ever heard of "The Watchmen" until a week ago?


Why are you all still here? Friday Night Lights is on.

I just got back from "Watchmen".

Random question from LyricKid

Taj Mahal. Henry Saint Clair Fredericks.

Cat lovers - Caboodle Ranch

Where's Drunky McDrunkActs?

FYI, PUI, Me Oh My...

In the war between Midlo and taterguy I proclaim myself Switzerland

In the war between Midlo and taterguy I proclaim myself Switzerland

Outside of Ugly fencing and a hunting rifle how do I get rid of all these deer.

Am I an asshole for not giving a fuck about Siegfried and Roy?

Did someone say Rock n Roll?

Last Call for Girl Scout Cookies!

All we are saying.. is give peace a

As much as I hated them...


(Blame my kid for this) French Bulldogs don't pee.

Friday questions

Aside from corporate greed...

So, what do you think?

Damn. I forgot about this whole "Lent" thing.

TV show I will NOT watch.....ever.....

me nt undrstnd ths psting awn du

I think we should just nuke both Midlothian and spudville.

FYI, I am now PUI...

Helene Grimuad is both very beautiful and very talented...

Who missed me?

Disturbing, or I'm getting old. Not sure which.

I don't know about you but today is a good day for Steve Miller Band

I Don't Have A Need To Ask If Anyone Missed Me

Some days I feel like a dumb-fuck.

America's best decade?

Mall Rant!

Is anyone else not getting into the War of the DUzes?

LostinVA is taking dog antibiotics

*sigh* I guess you had to be there.

Is your physician an MD or a DO?

So, who wants to watch some baseball with me this season?

LOST relationship complexities...

I didn't get my house.

A Big 'Thank You' to the Lounge

Fuck it. Freebird is a classic. Admit it.

Barn cat forever or house-cat-to-be?

Your favorite Little Britain character/s.

Fuck it.

Vibes, if you would...for my tooth...

Ack! Don't show me a Ped Egg being emptied!!!

Rosie1223 is my new favorite DUer. Take that taterguy, you n00b.

All right, that's it. I need the Cliffs Notes on this Midlo/taterguy thing.

All right, that's it. I need the Cliffs Notes on this Midlo/taterguy thing.

Look, I'm The Freaking Emperor Of The Lounge

So, is there an equivalent of Switzerland in the recent Lounge War

Did Taterguy steal some of Midlo's Franzia or something, what the hell is going on here?

An Elton John Thread Please... Post your favorites or whatever....

I've been afraid to say this

New "Trek" trailer in HD

Here is our Rescue Puppy (pics included)

Happy Birthday, Fangrrl ;-)

For Lent, I gave up God.

Just got back from the doctor - back specialist

Anyone else not picked a side order yet.

Michael Jackson had his chin cleft redone

Anyone else picked a side out of spite?

Midlo and I got along fine until LynneSin butted in

Anne Sophie Mutter is both very TALENTED and very Beautiful...

In two months I will be old.

The new IKEA store is my leading local news story tonight.

Who has a cheap recipe that uses chicken thighs?

God help me

Anyone heard/seen the latest Comcast commercial?

WOO HOOO! I just got offered a promotion!

Maybe someone can explain this phrase to me.

Because HEyHEY can't get on DU, I'm going to print off

Is it just me or does Michael Jackson's face really creep you out too? Yikes!

It's on, taterguy. It's on.

Why can't brides rent dresses?

As they're nearly over, let's name the Aughts (this decade, in other words)


Fuck I got to go to Connecticut Next week Fucking shoot me now...

Obligatory Friday night Battlestar Galactica thread

Obligatory Friday night Battlestar Galactica thread


Did anyone miss me?

Tater or Midlo

Great Women in Film: Mothra.

Anyone here use (or has used) a TENS unit? I have a question:

Need some new ideas: What are you reading right now?

Vote HERE for President of the Lounge.

Fuck I got to go to Tampa Next week Fucking shoot me now...

OMGWTFBBQ! New harry potter trailer in HD goodness

What would a real life Barbie look like?

Anyone else not picked a side yet.

Your Presence is Requested

Interesting chart - "If I am wrong, she will still love me"

School bus driver beaten by teen

What music are you listening to right now?

Guess who I'm holding in my arms...

I just saw the Watchmen movie, ask me anything!

Did anyone watch American Idol tonight?


Answer: Republicans.

Obama supports bill to make unionizing easier, Biden talks to AFL-CIO

"Clinton in Europe: great grammar, and very on-message"

The most important News of the Week.

Cheap oil may be better than Obama

Krugman: The fear of bank nationalization can lead to a low-growth decade

Answer: Rev. jeremy "God damn America" Wright and Bill "terrorist" Ayers.

I think it is time to Nationilize GM and Citi

"If your enemies are fighting themselves, then don't get in the way."

Most impressive Cabinet performance to date?

Strange, but true.. Palin selects pro-choice Judge to Alaska Supreme Court pissing off Evangelicals

FRAME: To say you want Obama "to fail" is saying you want the US to fail for four more years

Payroll employment has declined by 2.6 million in the past 4 months.

"Barack Obama’s Chief of Staff is acting childish, and so is everybody else in the Democrat Party."

"Obama working too hard" was an actual news story today...WTF?

So it Looks Like Newtie May Well Run in 2012

“Now we have the US with us” - Europe on Sec of State Clinton


Let us see How smart Obama is ...

There are few things funnier than

Is it me? or are the Senate repukes using their minority status more effectively than the Dems did?

Why won't Obama nationalize the banks?

Should we regard this recession as a capital strike?

Another Fine Mess Obama Inherited - Real ID Act

Americans keep their collective "head in the sand" about President Obama

There are very quiet and private DUers behind the scenes. Yanno?

If I were CNBC I would hire Jon Stewart to do financial reporting and fire

Study counts the number of Single-Payer Healthcare advocates on TV last week

There needs to be a law for public disclosure of stock withholdings by those who work at CNBC

CBS POLL: Afghanistan as important a foreign policy priority as Iraq, increase troop levels

Ten Things You Can Do to Stay in Your Home: From ACORN and The Nation magazine

Ten Things You Can Do to Stay in Your Home: From ACORN and The Nation magazine

Obamas To Spend Weekend At Camp David

Fox News CEO Aims To Challenge Obama "Until The Last Shot Is Fired."

Pundits and DU - Its Either (1) Obama is too extreme! or (2) Obama isn't going far enough!

bound to fail !

Another reminder why I left Catholic Church: Bishops threaten to shut down Catholic Hospitals

CNBC and WSJ Won't Get This But The DOW Is Down Due To Job Report, Not Obama's Health Plan!

Communist Party Chairman hands Glenn Beck his ass.

Stopping a Financial Crisis, the Swedish Way

Chart Re Unemployment and S&P - Why are conservatives proud of Reagan? Attacking Obama?

Rich/Corporations Cutting Off Nose to Spite Ugly Face!

YT Link of Video on Howard Dean

There is one thing that really worries me about the "Bush as dictator"

For the GOP and all the naysayers

What should Obama do regarding the financial crisis

BREAKING-Obama to reverse stem cell funding regulations

Obama joins Palin as Wolf killer.

NYT Finally Gets Its Obama Interview

It's time for us to stop to blaming the BUSH & Co. for every mess inherited..

U.S. Capitol Police Surveilled by FBI Prior to Obama Inauguration!!

Last night on Colbert Cramer blamed Obama for "scaring people"

The DOW Is Now Up - CNBC Attributes This To Rush Limbaugh Breaking Wind!

HELP!!! the freepers are attacking

So I'm talking to Verizon's billing department about my cell bill and they ask me for an ALTERNATE #

Comment by Marine on YouTube

"The War on Capital" -- We'd better fight this shit or they'll take back the ball

Politico writes another right-wing hit piece (this time about Geithner)

FDIC may be insolvent!!

These 2 guys like to use props in their comedy routines.

In their rejection of government and governance, Republicans are the next best thing to Anarchists

Add Snopes.Com To The List Of Conspirators

Obama "Birthers" slapped around by federal judge

Will somebody PLEASE explain the difference between the Celebrity Shopping Network and CNBC to me?

The insurance rep who was engaged in a conversation about health

Noonan: "They're trying too hard for diversity, but this is an emergency ...

The Bush Depression- A Phrase We Should Use Often In Referring To The Economic Crisis

John McCain needs to do two things:

Let's get over the nationalization of banks thing

The Public stays Patient with the Barack Obama on the issue of the Economy!

Does the Stock Market Know It's Elbow from It's Asshole?

Ok, so it's datenight...

Amazing Segment On Maddow Re: Steele

You know. I think Obama is doing the right thing.


Republicans' insane response to the economic crisis: freeze federal spending

Palin appoints former Planned Parenthood board member to Alaska Supreme Court

"The World is Not Necessarily Falling Apart" (Jobs Report)

Vanguard Mutual Fund Co's Chief Economist - Nice Fair and Honest Assessment of Economy - No Booyah

Ah, the UK Telegraph spews bile again....Was 'Lady Macbeth' behind Obama's snub of Brown?

Krugman is right. IMO Pres. Obama is wasting his mandate to protect insolvent banks

Obama veers from Bush's environmental course

I googled Michael Steele and this is what I saw

Useless Trivia for the Week:: Michael Steele's former bro in law is...

It's not Obama's budget.

NYT trying hype John "See I'm a Maverick Again" McCain.

So today Obama met w/ people on health care reform, sent $ and

Michelle Obama's prom date describes their high school romance (w/ Pic)

On Letterman... Bush enjoys a 100% approval rating

Obama moves to rescind healthcare "conscience" rule.

Obama on stimulus: 'I know we did the right thing'

Gingrich talks of possible presidential run in 2012 (speech in Va.)

POLL: Obama favorability high, public confident he can turn economy around. GOP party of "NO".

Any Other Cities Seeing This Kind of Art?

Is the President Working on a Bunch of Issues at once,

I sent an email to Obama

AP Writes on Jon Stewart's "Brutal Takedown" of CNBC

It's been 2 months since President Obama took office

I swear, these idiots...

Bayh always was a prick. Dem Senators attack spending bill that includes their demands

We're f'n doooooooooomed!

Kerry: "if a company accepts bailout can’t waste money on lavish parties"

Salon: Conservatives angry over Michelle Obama's trip to homeless shelter

Michelle Obama: 'Want pie, there's pie'

Question for Older DUers. I was 6 in 1980 when Reagan took over after Carter.

GOP infighting: "Steele takes down his blog"

Kerry on rescuing banks and government taking a "dominant position" in them

PHOTOS The President's Day (White House, Columbus Ohio - March 6)

Pat Buchanan: "The Obama administartion is now irrelevant"

Colorado Republicans: "mothers should suffer" and gay people should be "put to death"

If I thought tax cuts for the rich would work, I'd be all for it.

Justice Ginsburg: I Wanted That Senator To See I'm Alive

This administration has nothing to be proud of on the Economy front

Holy shit, Du'ers DEAN-that Howard Dean!

"Tongue-tied Clinton gets warm EU welcome" Also, "Obama to visit Europe at the end of the month"

OK... why doesn't the gov't just seize people's houses by right of emminent domain and then give

How to make my Barack Obama Pie

Latest Newsweek Poll: 56% Favor Bank Nationalization!

Did it get this mean and ugly this early in the Clinton administration?

HI-Gov, HI-01: Abercrombie Will Run For Governor

Anyone know what the inflation-adjusted S&P level is these days?

The HUGE difference between BUSH'S spending and OBAMA'S spending

Why Isn't There A Law About States Having A Right To Full Representation In The Senate?

Illinois state prosecutors investigating Burris for perjury

UK Times: "The President believes he can change US politics for a generation. If he's wrong.....

The Rich in this country would be wise to keep their fucking mouths shut

You DO all realize that we are missing a golden opportunity here, don't you?

Obama sent letter supporting No on Prop 8 and it was never used!!!!

Judge assails cases doubting Obama's citizenship

Paul Krugman: Obama's bogus objection to bank nationalization is just a diversion

Can we use "eminent domain" to stop the corporate economic slowdown?

Andrea Mitchell just asked Columbus, OH mayor Michael Coleman how much it cost

Senate Dems May Punish Bayh, Feingold For Omnibus Opposition

PREDICTION: Conservatives will attempt to claim "Watchmen" as one of their own.

Clinton 'reset button' gift to Russian FM gets lost in translation

Limbaugh: Kennedy Will Be Dead By The Time Health Care Bill Passes

My husband will soon be in the same room as President Obama!

Alright! I have the billboard design (free bumpersticker too!)

Sri Lanka War Causes Thousands of Civilian Casualties, UN Says

European push for more online rights to privacy

Obama to send $438 million more to storm-battered Gulf

Jobless rate bolts to 8.1 pct., 651,000 jobs lost

1 Million face starvation in Sudan

Unemployment Now Worst Since Reagan (1983)

Calls grow for Bush-era 'truth commission'

Postal Service draws criticism for $1.2 million home buy

Rove is a 'two-headed rattlesnake' says former Ala. Gov. Siegelman

Rights and wrongs of rendition: MI5 consults 'ethical counsellor'

Panetta: No one to be punished for interrogations

Congress Must Pass Stopgap To Keep Government Open

Taliban kill two 'US spies' in Pakistan: officials

Many dead in Sri Lanka, says UN (Continued killing of civilians)

Postal Service draws criticism for $1.2 million home buy

China Calls for Closer Ties With Taiwan

Taiwanese official indicted on spying for China

Jury clears man of sex assault on teen girl

Zimbabwe PM rushed to hospital after car accident

US officer 'stole Iraq aid funds'


Supreme Court Vacates Decision Giving President Indefinite Detention Power In Al-Marri Case

Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai Hurt in Car Crash, Wife Killed

Supreme Court Ends Terror Suspect's Detention Challenge

Thailand mulls reforming lese-majeste laws (insulting the Monarchy)

ArcelorMittal Cleveland closing mill and finishing plant; 990 steelworkers losing jobs

Hazmat crew checking powder sent to state office

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta withdraws as surgeon general candidate

Low birthrates spell doom for world's rarest rhino

Dem Congressional Leaders Telling White House They're Concerned About Freeman

Merrill Says It Discovered Trading "Irregularity" (Update2)

President Obama to Sign Executive Order (overturning ban) on Stem Cell Research Monday

Iran says U.S.-Iran journalist to be freed soon: report

Federal Court Ruling Expands Rights of Gitmo Detainees to Evidence

President Obama to Sign Executive Order on Stem Cell Research Monday

Court rejects Franken's bid to be seated in Senate

White House meets aid groups over Darfur

US officer 'stole Iraq aid funds'

UK restores links with Hezbollah

U.S. Capitol Police Officers' Ties Scrutinized Before Inauguration

Safety Glitch Causes Recall Of 78,000 Nautilus Bowflex Home Gyms

Ex-NASA official indicted for ethics breach

Iran, Hamas defend wanted Sudanese president

US to extend hand to Syria in first step to reshaping Middle East

Freedom Bank of Georgia closed by regulators

Economy shed 651,000 jobs in February

Court rejects Franken bid to be seated in Senate

Madoff Scam Could Cost Cancer Patient His Life

Ark. doctor arrested on hand grenade charge


Chinese Government Approves Chery’s Plan To Buy Volvo

Former House aide hit with corruption charges

U.S. IRS To End Contracts With Private Tax Debt Collectors

Secretary upholds delisting gray wolves in parts of the West, including Oregon

Report: More young girls face rape in Afghanistan

Single-payer advocates win seats at White House health summit

Hundreds of 'World's Best Restaurant' Customers Sick

CIA Vets Blast Senate Probe of Operations Under Bush

C-130s grounded: Aircraft to be inspected after Robins workers find cracks

Mexican president blames U.S. corruption for hampering drug war

Sierra Club head gives Obama high marks

Allen Stanford receiver cuts 1,000 U.S. jobs

Russia outmaneuvered U.S. over air base, analysts say

Speculation grows on China aircraft carrier plans

Prosecutors hint Madoff plea deal in works

Democrats blast Limbaugh for comment on Kennedy

Justices seem to be leaning in favor of Prop. 8

4 arrested in Nevada probe of anti-government group

Coke plans to $2 billion investment in China

NASA planet hunter blasts into night sky

Republicans Look for a Reliever in Kentucky

Pakistan sees local link to cricket team attack (Update)

Italy revives Sicily bridge plan

Yucca No Longer an Option

Opel 'should consider insolvency'

India renews criticism of "Buy American" drift

Oklahoma Legislature Rushing to Pass Bill to silence Richard Dawkins' campus talk on evolution

India successfully tests missile interceptor

U.S. and Russia pledge fresh start in relations

Venezuela May Take Over More Rigs to Allow Drilling to Proceed

Pakistan facing 'mortal threat'

Dean under consideration for surgeon general: report

Are we going to see cuts in Social Security benefits yes or no?

AIG 'Was Going to Bring Down Europe': Lawmaker (Rep. Paul Kanjorski)

ACLU: CIA Confirms 12 Destroyed Videotapes Depicted "Enhanced Interrogation Methods"

Mexican violence a crisis: top U.S. military officer

Siegelman Appeal: Court Reverses Two Counts, But Upholds Others

Zimbabwe PM Morgan Tsvangirai and wife 'in crash' UPDATE: Wife has died

Hugo Chavez seizes land owned by Irish tycoon

Colombia protests against unlawful killings by security forces

Abu Ghraib MP Slain In Bid for Redemption


Rush Limbaugh Wins Hardball Award

Faux News: White House focusing on Rush to hide the issues (Politico meme alert) Will Rudy Giuliani apologize to Rush Limbaugh?

Oscar Grant Shooting Protest at Fruitvale BART Station

Protest at Pacific Brands sackings - Part 1

Ottawa Protest 05.03.2009 (Tamil)

Rush Limbaugh at CPAC

SEIU members respond to Bill O'Reilly's attacks on working people

F * * K Rush Limbaugh

Young Turks---Robert Gates: Obama is Smarter Than Bush

Young Turks: Big Banks Taking Our Money Even Though They Say They Don't Need It!!

Russia building anti-satellite weapons

Communist party leader visits Glenn Beck (10:20)

That Pissed Off Guy on Rush Limbaugh

Ford workers: “Now the fight is with our own union.”

E*TRADE Baby Outtakes - Economic commentary, etc. :)

Stephen Colbert has a problem with his portfolio

Much Of The World See Bush & Cheney As War Criminals!

The Oracle with Max Keiser - The Queen Mother and Chicken Rush Pie

The Crimson Permanent Assurance Part 2

White House Health Care Summit 1/10

Destruction of CIA Tapes...No Biggie

The Oracle with Max Keiser - Goldman Sachs, AIG and dark matter - BBC World

The Crimson Permanent Assurance Part 1

Republicans Go Urban - "I'm Mike Steele, anotha black politician."

RFK Jr. and biographer Ronald White have a discussion on Lincoln and Obama

Tattoo Removing Nuns Are Pork? (Fox News)

Baby Rush - Tell Rush Limbaugh to grow up at

Senator Claire McCaskill Slams Senate Republicans on Earmarks

Andrew Card: Health Care is a 'want,' not a 'need'

Wow, this has to be the greatest thing on wheels ever made!


TYT: Did The GOP Falls Into Obama's Limbaugh Trap?

Rush Limbaugh: "the Ted Kennedy Memorial Health Care Bill"

Judy Miller: Give Iran talks a 'college try' but if they fail, 'military action' (1:03)

Bank of America reluctant to disclose details of Merrill Lynch bonuses

Matt Tiabbi: Rush Limbaugh is 'Abrasive, He's Divisive, He's a Fat Pill-Popping Idiot'

Jon Stewart continues to slam financial networks on Letterman

TYT: Michael Moore vs. Rush Limbaugh

Steele Gets Dissed on Morning Joe

Inside the mind of a Christian wingnut.

Inside the mind of a wingnut. Calling all patriots to Washington.

NYT Egan: Fears of a clown

Phil Weiss: Freeman would actually take on the occupation, and that's why he's being attacked

Obama's Budget Puts His Money Where His Mouth Is

Power Shift 09 - The London Souls - Interview and Music Video - From JTMP

Vanity Fair: Rethinking The American Dream

Doctor’s Rx for A-Rod's Ailing Hip: Steroids!

Will Barack Obama Confront Corporate-Criminal Complex? By John F. Miglio

"The banks are insolvent and have to die."

Of Limbaugh and Steele and their pending doom: A morality tale of heavenly justice

Young Evangelicals Are Ditching the Christian Right's Bigoted Agenda

Who’s Leading the Republican Party? Rush Limbaugh and the Resurrection of “Massive Resistance”

Joseph E. Stiglitz: A Bank Bailout That Works

Charles Krauthammer’s Twisted Logic

San Francisco Historians Condemn 1906 Earthquake Deniers

Please Save the Poor Wealthy Humans

A shining city on a hill can't have dungeons in its basements

Why I'm Not Now and Have Never Been the Democrats' Rush Limbaugh

Heralded for its Orange Revolution five years ago, Ukraine is coming apart at the seams

Setback For Pro-Israel Hawks In U.S.: Bernd Debusmann

Fed Reserve Pres in Kansas Thomas Hoenig: Too Big has Failed (could this be nationalization Friday?

Analysis: When Government Makes Us Sick (Gov Exec)

Roubini: The U.S. Financial System Effectively Insolvent ..grave risk of global L-shaped depression

Republicans Stumble Trying To Put Best Foot Forward For Senate 2010

Why Did So Few Americans Give a Damn? (about Bush Admn's Constitutional abuses)

Albany Times Union Editorial: Fred Phelps' gospel of hate

Media Matters: The media's tax fraud

Survey: U.S. gains favor as outsourcing location

Backdoor Bailouts for Goldman Sachs?

GOP Outnumbered At Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce Convention

Not for the troops

Putting Your Money Where Their Mouth Is

Castro and Chávez: The Evil Twins for Florida's GOP

Toward humane immigration enforcement

The New Age of Sturlungs

Gareth Porter / Ray McGovern: Iran in the Crosshairs

Courageous Teddy Strikes Back at Limbaugh

Robert Parry: Neocons Wage War on a 'Realist'

Mass deportations of Haitians isn't the answer (Orlando Sentinel)

Rush: Kennedy won't live to see health reform

The Wall Street Criminals Are Still Running Free, Stealing Billions

Unemployment Report 3-6-09, 8.1% Double that to 16.2% would be closer

Krugman: Obama admin dithering on banks

The Truth About the Leahy Bush Truth Commission - video

When Securitization Blew Up; So Did the Economy By Mike Whitney

War on the Rich? The bogus GOP claim that Obama is trying to bleed wealthy Americans.

Smart Is The New Stupid (And Other Subtle But Profound Effects of the Obama Era)

When Abortion is Right, and the Catholic Church is Dead Wrong

From Crooks & Liars: Clinton: Israel's Demolition Plans 'Unhelpful'

Friday Talking Points (68) -- Obamacare Pre-Emptive Strike, And An Anti-Rush Slogan Contest

The Ultimate Earmark--U.S. Military Aid to Israel

Nazi Guard, Sick Old Man or Both?

Vista-downgrade lawsuit revised; Microsoft now accused of price-gouging

William Blum: Hell Hath No Fury Like an Imperialist Scorned

Mike Lux: 'Dems Need To Drop Culture Of Caution'

Frustrated twice before on health-care reform, this may finally be Ted Kennedy's moment

Battling Obama by ‘Going Galt’

TYT: Cenk examines the bizarre bias against Howard Dean, defends the good Dr.

Is the Future Going Down the Drain? Baby Boomers Going Bust

Marx's vision of socialism (Part 3)

Weekend Economists' Cruise to Nowhere and Daylight Savings Time March 6-8, 2009

Ashley Judd's Call to Action to End Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining

Reimagining Socialism



Tme To Abandon Desert Rock- Coal Fired Plant in Northern New Mexico

Micron signals move to green technology

ODAC Newsletter - 6 Mar

Discover Magazine: 2005 Drought Turned the Amazon Into a Carbon-Spewing Factory

Ashley Judd's Call to Action to End Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining (xpost)

Obama veers from Bush's environmental course

Should hunters switch to 'green' bullets? (CNN)

From The Nation: Green Power Struggle

Paterson Draws Fire in Shift on Emissions

Microscopic objects (microbes) may lead to large pollution solution

Energy-gobbling city home to biggest solar roof (CNN)

Heroes fight for prairie dogs, ferrets and the American prairie

Sunlight turns carbon dioxide to methane

Geologists Map Rocks to Soak CO2 From Air

Why Did Salazar do this?????

Castro and Chávez: The Evil Twins for Florida's GOP

Cuban 5: Unheard of 12 Amicus Briefs Filed Urging Supreme Ct. to Review Convictions

Cuba Opposes Selective Expansion of UN Security Council

US, Brazil leaders to discuss global issues next week

rain forest map of Latin America. seems some geography is in order

rain forest map of Latin America. seems some geography is in order

Colombia protests against unlawful killings by security forces

Today in labor history Mar 6 The order was ignored and President Carter did little to enforce it!

Ford workers: “Now the fight is with our own union.”

Ark Times: Lincoln, Pryor deny they had agreed to support EFCA

Health Care Reform Effort Is Officially Launched

A Radical Vision for Today's Labor Movement

EFCA opponent's newest meme: EFCA "will cost millions of jobs"

EFCA Battle Begins: Senate Hearing Set For Tuesday

Florida State Punished for NCAA Violations

Your opinions, please, re the Iditarod and photo links.

My Pirates aren't doing so bad....Could this be the year they...

Vermont Moves on Gay Marriage

A friend of mine compiled lists from AfterEllen and

Evangelical clergy here keep referring to Illinois's civil unions

I'm at school with some buddies

Was Krueger told to 'throw the fight'?

It hit home....

Illinois civil union bill heads to House vote and the Mormon Church is at it again

Saturday March 7th Marriage Equality Event.

California Supreme Court looks unlikely to kill Proposition 8

Don't Buy Here: 10 Companies That Hate The Gays

For the record: I strongly oppose "gay marriage"

What's the final verdict on the Stimulus Bill? (some quick questions)

Senate AIG hearing was terrifying, C-span 2 rerun in the middle of the night.

Workers clobbered by relentless layoffs

crash course in bubble video

Smaller Banks Ask Why They’re Paying for Wall Street’s ‘Greed’

One in 8 U.S. homeowners late paying or in foreclosure

Link to a GD thread on Deep Capture

Nationalized Banks: Why They Might Work

DEEP CAPTURE: It Only Hurts When I Laugh

Man the Lifeboats!

CITI Bank up one Percent. Gains Penny.

Unemployment !

Time for Permanent Nationalization

Just heard on CNBC...

Alternatives to capitalism

Merrill Lynch Says It Discovered ‘Irregularity’ in Trading Unit

The $700 trillion elephant

Well, I'm a statistic as of today. Layoffs. Anyone need a software trainer?

My depression just ended

Retirement funds in danger for millions of Americans

Sliding economy raises questions about credit scores

Mauritania tells Israel embassy to leave

Israelis fight fire with fire over Apartheid Week

Olmert: No peace without dividing Jerusalem

Hamas sends envoy to Sudan in support of Al-Bashir

Pots of urine, feces in the refrigerator - how IDF troops vandalized Gaza homes (Amira Hass)

Pro Israeli Jews trying to oust National Intelligence Council chairman appointee Chas Freeman

Suddenly, Home Was Gone

Israelis react with fury to British boycott call

From shepherd to diplomat: Israeli Bedouin''s odyssey...

Israel annexing East Jerusalem, says EU

Israeli settlers demonstrate against removal of West Bank checkpoints

Nobel prize- winning economist says tear up all CDS and derivatives contracts and start over.

A Family Illness, and Fewer Friends Who Can Help

Washington State Legalizes Assisted Suicide

Virus 'triggers child diabetes'

"White Flour Contains Diabetes-Causing Contaminant Alloxan"

Lost in the blur of slogans

Hunt on for Ohio gunman who killed 4 kids, woman

Armed police sent into action twice a week (UK)

No 10 'warned over crime figures' (UK knife crime statistics)

Background checks at gun shows (ME)

Police officer arrested on firearms charge (LA)

20 guns for every 100 people (Malta)

Police officer, politician facing weapons charges (AR) (Class III violations)

(Senator) Begich (D-AK) tells AG to back off on assault weapon ban

interesting clip on the AWB and the mexican drug cartels

Co-op announces ban on knives (UK retailer)

Cedar Hills teacher tries to give student a 9mm handgun (AZ)

Here's where we were last Friday.

Lawn & Garden Show Season

There oughta be a law


I was stimulated to spend some money on my roof - did not want snow on my bed

Plan would have SOCOM, CIA share personnel

Dominguez exit interview: Fixing health care

Brigade CO: No winter lull in Afghan fighting

Bill would restrict use of Md. National Guard

Judge upholds convictions in Dix plot case

Army captain charged with stealing $690,000

Gortney: Pirate attacks down, but will continue

2 Marines remain in hospital after bus wreck

1/3 back from what may be final Iraq tour

18 deaths in February were possible suicides

Funds to keep up SRB program requested

Kyrgyzstan says it is open to talks over base

C-130s undergoing special wing inspections

Airmen return to McChord AFB after 4 months

Nearly 1,100 U.S., Japanese troops train together in the waist-deep Sapporo snow

Kyrgyz leader says U.S. can still save Manas

NATO leader says no Kosovo troop reductions planned

Peace and progress in Ramadi

Military update: Reserve chiefs: Our people deserve better retirement

North Korea, U.N. slated to restart talks

Former Marine gets 34 months in jail

Troops in Iraq yearn to use pool

Kentucky brigade awaits word on 2011 deployment

Interesting mailbag at Stars and Strips today

Auditors Release JLTV Protest Report

Army Goes Interactive Against Suicide

Russia Building Anti-satellite Weapons

Navy To Christen USNS Wally Schirra

New daily feature: DoD contracts for 3/5/2009

General: Most Soldiers With TBI Heal

McConnell AFB vice commander dies (found dead in home)

Defense Tech: Gettin' Ospreys Dirty

(Military Times) Op-Ed: Don't Worry, Be Happy

USS Ohio Earns Battle 'E' For Hard Work

Overweight Youth Bad for Recruiting

Website 'I Dream of Barack'

Is it Physical or Spiritual....?

NASA to launch planet-hunting telescope Friday

"Vatican-backed conference snubs creationism"

Is there justification for looking for flaws in a religion?

Brazilian president slams excommunications over minor’s abortion

When God Sanctions Violence, Believers Act More Aggressively

Buddhist students get rowdy

Tamari and Balsamic

This has absolutely nothing to do with kitchen cooking or baking

If you like Roquefort cheese, get it now.

Burnt Sugar Pie

What's for Dinner? ~ Friday March 6th

WANTED: Hot Fudge Recipes

Oh, and as a reminder

So .... they wheeled Pizza Boy out in a two wheeled hand cart and dumped him at home ..... finally.

F*cking hound dog thieving bastard

I may actually be commissioned.

Can cause-effect relationships be taught in dialects without temporal aspect

San Francisco Historians Condemn 1906 Earthquake Deniers

How many Texas DUers going to Voter Photo ID Hearing Mar. 10?.?.?

new harry potter trailer... now with more HD goodness

Who watched the Watchmen?

Do you support Harper or Obama on Afghanistan?

Harper better than Obama on Afghanistan

Thunder and lightening, hail, fire and brimstone, what a show!

Any hard drive preferences out there?

Vista question ---

A UBUNTU printer question.

I need some good free anti virus software, anyone know of any?

My Firefox changed

Twelve Things that Never Happened in U.S. History

Really nice dKos diary about the Saban Center speech

BG on Kerry's speech today on energy & global climate change

Kerry to appear on Bloomberg news this weekend: "“Political Capital With Al Hunt”