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Archives: March 8, 2009

Montana Completes Removal of Squaw Place Names

Instructor for a hunter safety course orders Obama voters to get out of his class

I just got back from seeing "Watchmen" the movie............

Handmaid's Tale on Encore in five minutes....

Real Time New Rules: Maher Lambastes GOP's Hatred of Government

Tonight's Saturday Night Live is one of the best ever!

Tonight's Saturday Night Live is one of the best ever!

Russian women now hold 42% of senior managerial positions

It's not just Republicans that need to repudiate Rush


Why has no one else implemented this Email idea (privacy related)

So the theft of our 401's, 403's and pension funds wasn't final

US gov't should allow travel/trade to and from Cuba.....


surge update - Suicide bomber targets Iraqi police, 30 killed

Soldier's love of books touched others

Soldier's love of books touched others

Please spare me this early morning David Prentice

Escapee caught creeping into jail

Wall Street Journal Exposes Beneficiaries of the AIG Bailout

Why isn't fur green?????

International Women's Day: How it all started

Christ is Coming, Jerry Falwell's Son Tells Me: Relax, Be Happy, Get Ready for the Reception Line!

Christ is Coming, Jerry Falwell's Son Tells Me: Relax, Be Happy, Get Ready for the Reception Line!

Limbaugh Flashback

Springtime for Limbaugh: Got Hate? (WARNING: barf-inducing image inside)

Spending on prisons instead of education: pennywise and pound foolish

London Calling: G20 Protest - Biggest Since Iraq War?

Republican Reorganization Meeting in my County this week and

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has created this Surveillance Self-Defense site

School bus driver beaten by teen

Canstruction (donating food - OMG)

Oregon House panel bans deals to hide teacher sexual misconduct

When bank executives decide to get hip

Why do scumbag corporations think that they can hide by changing their names?

Other states ban pay day lending; why not South Carolina?

JimRob to Freepers: Stop Threatening the President's Life

Of the stocks that are way down in value which ones have a chance to .....

Consortium News: Bush Boasted about Tortured Captive

I need details about health care system in England and also in Canada

Seven weeks or so into the Obama Administration

Capitulation Watch: Market Analysis

in Feb. 18 US military killed themselves in Afghanistan/Iraq

Revitalize our industrial base...

Clarence Thomas Backs Maimed Woman Suing Wyeth re Drug Warning-Disses Bush FDA

Boy 'for free' in online classified ad

Gordon Brown refuses to apologize for Britain's part in the global financial situation

NY Bus Driver To Girl, 5: 'Find Your Own Way Home'

DL Hughley has been cancelled?!?!

Wow... Folsom Lake (Upstream Of Sacramento) Rises 47 Feet In 30 Days !!!

New chairman Steele shakes up the GOP faithful

What's the latest on the DC Voting Bill in the House?

Is Rupert Losing His Magic Touch?

Would the Sunday morning Corporate Infomercials (MTP, This Week...) please go straight to hell?

Just some quick numbers on Health Insurance in America

I just spent the evening w/ one of the 'hedge fund guys'

This Has Probably Been Posted Already....

Republican official attacking the New Deal as “fascist.”

Atomic bomb survivors in South Korea still feel the wounds

78-Year-Old Arrested In Alleged Bank Heist

Who here at DU thinks we need a HEALTHY two-party system in this Country

Charlie Chaplin's son dies at 82

He is a survivor of both polio and an evangelical/fundamentalist childhood

Rush Republicans vs the Socialist US Chamber of Commerce

ACTION PAGE: End The Censorship Of Truly Progressive Viewpoints In The Mainstream Media

Dupe, pls. delete. nt

Please define Us and Them. Who exactly is the enemy?

Another reason why the wealthy should pay more in taxes...

Print newspapers. Telephone booths. Carbon paper. Republicans.

London G20 Protest: Biggest Since Iraq War?

London G20 Protest: Biggest Since Iraq War?

The first social scientist to die in a controversial Pentagon experiment


Need New Poll Info

The Slightest Glimmer-An MIT Professor's Opinion

Guantanamo worse since Obama election: ex-detainee

Bush Boasted about Tortured Captive

Bush Boasted about Tortured Captive

Greenspan: “I don’t think anyone could imagine greedy banks hijacking derivatives and crashing them

Right Wing Wars Pt. V: The Amphibian Strikes Back

Right Wing Wars Pt. V: The Amphibian Strikes Back

Gunman kills pastor during church service

Non stop prop 8 ads on the day before election day left an uncomfortable groove in my psyche

FAIR: Media Blackout on Single-Payer Healthcare

Does Anyone Have A Link To The Thread About Jim Cramer

Judge rejects dismissal of Iowa meat plant case

Sen. Kennedy To Receive Profiles In Courage Award

US troops provide security for Chinese copper mine project in Afghanistan

Re-post of an archived thread about Angel Food Ministries

Which makes more sense?

McCain laughs off daughter's claim his run killed her love life

Obama's "citizenship," Stephanopolis, and Senator Shelby of Alabama

Elder's Meditation of the Day - March 8

Tussle over GOP leadership, party's future path

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Layoffs humble upscale subdivision

The Purpose-Driven Wife

Now that Rush Limbaugh is the undisputed leader of the Republican Party, we want to know:

Calls to state's child mental health hot line on the rise

GIs guard huge Chinese mine project in Afghanistan WTF?

Spinning a Snopes article against Al Gore.

Judge Orders Ex-Qwest CEO Nacchio To Prison

Recession finds even those with jobs losing pay

The latest on the Angel Food Ministries lawsuit:

Look at this comment by RedState founder re Democratic women:

"Thomas Friedman’s Five Worst Predictions"...

SOCIALISM. COMMUNISM. Will someone in the Democratic leadership please

The Right's biggest nightmare: What if Obama fixes the economy?

Koch Industries..the REAL force behind Right Wing America

Thank these congresspeople.

Madagascar Troops 'Stage Mutiny'

The real elite divide in the USA: Fuck them, we have ours v. bribe them off so we can keep ours

Guardian UK: Fifth of Britain's GDP spent so far on bailouts

Scientists to issue stark warning over dramatic new sea level figures

Bond Hill Apartment Resident Shoots, Kills Robber

New GOP Chairman Boos GOP. When He’s Not Cheerleading

Minn. Senate Race Leaves Voters Tired Of Law Drama

CDS Spreads for Citigroup, Capital One and American Express are Skyrocketing

Did anyone see the Washington Journal segment just now asking

"Rush Limbaugh is telling the truth when he says he wants him to fail.

FBI says, “No hard evidence connecting Bin Laden to 9/11” - Are they lying?

Pa. liquor board will teach workers to be bubbly !

9/11 is the reason we must bring the empire down.

Iraqi women 'in crisis'

Has anyone heard of Green Collar Vets?.?.?

National Level Exercise 2009 (NLE 09) - July 27 through July 31, 2009

In pictures: Mexico's butterflies

How long before Gingrich has to apologize to Limbaugh?

Obama's Next Gauntlet: Reviving the Middle Class

Default Judgement Surge: Misery By Numbers

What are your favorite banned or challenged books?

Could this be Citibank they're talking about?

Today's working family (Carol Simpson) cartoon: You Lied

March 10th --National Call-in Day in support of H.R. 676

Watching Charles Bronson blow away scumbags on TV made me wonder

Baghdad walls.

Catholics Urged To Give Up Texting For Lent

Government Stimulus vs. 'Normal' Stimulus ....

Did We Slaughter the Only Golden Cow We Have Left?

'No One Can Fathom a Motive': Pastor Shot During Service

The future of the GOP is a 14 year old

Rush Limbaugh Gives Liberals the Business, Gets Plenty Himself

Barack Obama 'too tired' to give proper welcome to Gordon Brown

The GOP's New "Boss"

Ye Billionaires of little faith (in each other)

God Sees the Freepers

Is GE failing?

8 Foot Octopus 15 Inch Box

Iraq War veteran shoots/kills girlfriend and her brother.

NZ scientist's gene research could be the answer to the obesity epidemic

Stiglitz: The Only Way to Avoid Wasting Many Billions More: Take Over the Banks

Authorities said using pipe bombs for fishing is illegal.

c h a n g e - 12,000 U.S. Troops to Leave Iraq

Fired for talking to union? (& video) Ever heard about EFCA?

What do you think about unprovoked police roadblocks?

Obama voters thrown out of gun safety class in Oklahoma -- Obama is the AntiChrist

Why Conservatives Are Radical on Health Care

Wall Street Economics: A Parable

A History of US Government Corporate Bailouts

H.R.645 - National Emergency Centers Establishment Act

Mainstream media still cheerleading for Wall St. even during this total collapse:

Musical Birthday Salute On Tap For Ted Kennedy

Eric Cantor is the perfect heir to throne for GOP leadership..........

Bush Sr Tears Up over Barbara.....

$8.5 trillion divided by 305,968,504

Border arrests drop to 1970s levels

Is anyone watching this SNL Commercials Only special?

New Rule.. in year #4 of any presidency, the final budget must be all done

It is simply not necessary to have an FDIC or a fractional reserve bank, despite what we may think.

Dorgan and McCain call for investigations into financial crisis

My idiot freeper bro in law

It's Bush's Recession, Bush's Stock Market-"Don't let the Right own this argument"

On 60 Minutes now: How the FDIC closes and takes over failing banks

"Shoppers lined up, hovered over paltry selection" during Circuit City's final hours

Senate Judiciary Committee Approves Anti-Meth Legislation

T. Boone Pickens upset that non-Whites got $13B in Feb. Wants tax subsidies for North American oil

Making lemonade from lemons.. Unemployment and the Economy

The Next Hit: New Wave Of Federally-Backed Mortgages Go Bad Without A Single Payment

Two LTTE in our local newspaper...

Meet Kingsford, the little pig that could

In case you missed this last night: Hughley & Frank Schaeffer - What's Left of the GOP

Japan considers putting robot on moon

N.Korea Vows to Attack U.S., Japan, S Korea if its Satellite Intercepted

Back in Holy Morman land - more hypocrisy and family values

Happy Birthday Senator Ted Kennedy - lots of pics

Jamie Lee Curtis: Lay Off the Gray

A right-winger even the Freepers would tell to take a hike.

Greenwald: (Britain's) Bizarre reaction to War Crimes allegations! They DEMAND investigations!

Mastercard. Priceless?

Classic Bill Maher "New Rules" fave, from 10-3-08

The greatest fans are those who cheer for gymnasts.

Congress honors first black woman member

Can anyone explain why the GOP always pulls "class warfare" out of their asses?

well, the effing c*cksuckers did it

Don't Let Madoff Cop a Plea

Senator Mary Landrieu a key vote in major labor bill

Senator Mary Landrieu a key vote in major labor bill

Mormon food bank a private welfare system

Bush did more to encourage "class warfare" than any other President

New season of Breaking Bad starts tonight!

Pete Seeger Visited North Vietnam

Secretary of state Hillary Clinton op-ed celebrating international women’s day March 8, 2009

Secretary of state Hillary Clinton op-ed celebrating international women’s day March 8, 2009

Let unframe this right now.

Spring is officially here...just had our first tornado warning of the season.

The Socialist Reporter

Terminating this myth that Whitney "called" this financial crisis in 10/2007 and WHY IT MATTERS

American History Made Me Cry: New Yorker book Review: There Was Blood

Why Repukes Out Today Pushing to Let Banks Fail?

Another right-winger commits blasphemy, takes a shot at the legacy of St. Ronnie

PHASE TWO: Gingrich Slams Rush: Limbaugh Is "Irrational"

Fundies Decry Obama's War on Blastocysts

His chest & genitals were repeatedly cut by Moroccan interrogators working to American instructions.

SCHIP and Tobacco: Nails in the Coffin? (retail convienience stores)

Is Solar Truly "Green"?

Chris Brown Wants Misdemeanor Plea, No Jail Time, Rihanna told cops he's beaten her before

I have a stupid question about solar energy.

Lindsey Graham Contradicts Himself On Earmarks In Under A Minute

To the folks who were trashing Bill Maher after Friday's show:

Oh-oh. HEADLINE: "Obama sees link between stem-cell work, 'scientific integrity'"

5 Reportedly Shot At Ill. Church

BARTERING can become an effective way to butter your bread.

Mental-health facts

Pray you never appear before this Judge in TX

Terror-War Fallout Lingers Over Bush Lawyers... What, if anything, should happen to these lawyers...

Ex-Calif. bookkeeper accused of embezzling $10M

Honoring Women on International Women's Day from Sec. Hillary Clinton

Christians marking their territory in Texas

The right wing is eating their own (or eating eachother) at Free Republic!

Quotable Quotes - Who said this?

Thou shalt porn: Utah's dirty little secret revealed

Oh, and by the way, I hate religion.

Fucking Christ. Vatican excommunicates for 9-year-old's abortion, but won't excommunicate rapist.

Warren Buffett will be on GECNBC tomorrow morning

Hickory Shooting May Have Been Self-Defense

Connecticut Residents, Boycott WTIC 1080 AM Radio

2005 Bankruptcy Law exempts Credit Default Swaps and other derivatives from bankruptcy rules

Happy International Women's Day!

Slide show, "What is it like to go on a Cuba Caravan?"

Did it ever occur to anyone that Gordon Brown maybe a film buff..

Why is Alabama getting the Space Center?

"Everything is going to hell since Obama was elected..."

"Everything is going to hell since Obama was elected..."

Does anyone here think we should continue the war against the Taliban because of women's rights?

Settlement reached in Angel Food suit

My kid's RW AP government Textbook....

Need a new car for pennies on the dollar?

Iraqi Women - More Violence - No Toilets, No Electricity, No Water, No Jobs, No Security, No Dignity

Cleveland eviction riot of 1933 bears similarities to current woes

Corporate Personhood

The BBC's wild side......

My sister in law got hurt .... we need to fix health care in this country

Have you seen next week's cover of Newsweek?

Great quote by Peter R. Orszag on Face the Nation...

Why We Will Win

Booklovers: What I just learned thanks to Omaha Steve

Cultural diversity at DU: how many of us are bi-cultural, bi-lingual or live with someone who is?

Desert Compound Mystery

Angel Food Ministries has been raided by the FBI

Angel Food Ministries has been raided by the FBI

"No one can fathom a motive" in pastor shooting...

Tax the Rich Movement Grows in the United States

Tax the Rich Movement Grows in the United States

How many DUers are old enough to have lived through historical events when it was breaking news?

Alien visitations in the past and Daniken... tonight's History Channel

Has anyone seen this? A PhD thesis on DU and FR. Found as a Wikepedia link,

Has anyone seen this? A PhD thesis on DU and FR. Found as a Wikepedia link,

Whale washes up near Florence (Oregon)

Free Copies of Resumes on Tuesday at Fedex Kinko's

A disturbing article: " Why the Dark Secrets of the First Gulf War Are Still Haunting Us "

Terrible News for Wolves

Is it fair to say that Liberal/Left talk radio has died?

Help with Groceries

Lord's Prayer for dittoheads

This is a Jackeens (for Obama) appreciation thread for the incredible effort

Where did liberalism and conservatism come from?

12000 troops out of Iraq by September is pathetic

Don't Leave Home; Your Credit Card is on Hold

Will Obama be as Bold as LBJ was in Fighting Poverty?

Nobel Prize Winners Urge U.S. Supreme Court To Review Convictions of the "Cuban Five"

A question for all you Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Social Workers out there about Republicans

We gotta stop bailing out Citibank, AIG, etc...

Why is everyone starting to say that the Obama Administration's economic policies are a failure?

Hey, all you southern DUers remember last Sunday

Hey, all you southern DUers remember last Sunday

You know, I think we should take the GOP up on that whole no class warfare thing.

Americans should learn some lessons from the "under-developed" world about living poor

The US is the only nation in the Americas that provides NO paid maternity leave

Wall Street is Officially Over...The End!

The "Purpose-Driven" Wife....from Mother Jones upcoming edition.

Wall St. Bailout: Is A Massive Scandal About To Unfold?

Luuuvely People, these Freepers

Here we are in year 2009. Women, do you feel equal to men or not?

Socialism? Please

'Watchmen': Why Rush Limbaugh isn't gonna like it

Boss Limbaugh in TOONS (dial-up warning)

Fat white tourists hahah

"The School of Rock " - what a great movie! So cute!

the Afro Cuban AllStars totally rock!

Teeth in your mouth...they are supposed to dissolve. They are just irritating me

kitten picture of the day for saturday march 7

Note to self: when going to Dallas for an event, allow an extra hour just in case.

Clerks II is on Comedy Central uncensored.

It's raining IN my apartment...

Did you all notice?

Who loves Dick?

Just thought we had an earthquake

A Simple Puzzle 2

Happy daylight savings day.

Time stamps all fixed

Who wants to ride The Shaft?

My week in a review


What will be the effect of the Watchmen movie?

Chavez to Obama: "Do not continue on the road of stupidity."

I love GD.

This must be some good crack. I just lost an hour!

An Engineer's Guide to Cats

Why are we doing "spring forward" in the winter?

"Kashmir"- The Ordinaires

What time is it?


wtf time is it?

Do I have an ear infection or just heavy wax buildup?

Mega-Wedgie Saves Man's Life

"Wanted" it was like 'Fight Club' with a Ewen Macgregor type and Angelina's stunt butt

Happy Birthday George Michael Dolenz

Post a song that reminds you of spring.

I find the reasoning behind Puglovers lock to be particularly ironic

Computer/network geeks, help!

I'm going to try to stay nekkid 'til Tuesday

Google Earth

Jean Reno Appreciation Thread

Quick! We got a live one!

Dammit. I picked a fine night to have insomnia.

What does a hotel mean when a room as a "French" bed?

Mike Reno Appreciation Thread

LA rock fans- Tom Morello at the Fonda-$15.00! Axis of Justice Tour

Janet Reno Appreciation Thread.

Anybody else like Dick Van Dyke?


Sunday morning walk at the duck park (pic heavy)

"Bridezilla" I'm ashamed to say that I have watched that program.

Remove the Obama '08 and obama logo bumper stickers please.

Do you have Techno Fear or Techno Joy?

Tales from the Cubicle:

I've had a good week...

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sun 3/8/2009)

I ate three Quarterpounders with cheese AND lost over 10 pounds, TODAY!!!


One of My Friends is a Freeper

Tales from the cockpit: The Thoroughbreds

30-35yo white male douche demographic?

Spelling test

I should really do something about my huge dick but

Morning photos (before I go to bed...)

I was reviewing the riddles in 'The Hobbit'

kitten picture of the day for sunday march 8

The Rock and the Roll.... "an' you know how it is"

My husband wants to buy an old jeep, he drives like an asshole so what could possibly go wrong?

Okay, have some fun identifying these album covers.

The University of the People has defeated the school of the Tobacco Monopoly

Wow...We just bought sooooo much crap at Ikea

How do I send liquid through the USPS?

Any lawyers here for a quick question?

Now this is getting a little bit weird.

rain, snow, tornadoes, hail, floods, the northern states have been bad!!!!!

Is Parche still stuck in a condom?

So, my first weekend without the kids, I think, cool, I can go out


when u go out in the rain do you wear your

Damn! Watchmen put me to sleep. TWICE!

Welcome this new DU member:

BIG LOVE is coming on ! Please, everyone keep it down in here.

Pumpkin and I are tired

Do they still make spray deodorants? Or roll ons?

I have 60,000 ebooks on my hard drive

My knee hurts

Sexual Choclate

I am not crazy.


OK, so what's the score?

Cream cheese

Why don't women understand (uh oh, no he didn't) . .

Shameless vanity question: Eating too much sodium, and how long I'll retain water.

I love my wife because she's a handy-woman

You know how curious I get. Regarding the most recent Lounge war...

Drinks on the dock first time this year.

Guaranteed accurate: The "Pleasing Personality" Personality Test

I had a dream that I was blind

Which candy is still American-made?

I was dubious, but cherry-flavored Hershey's Kisses are pretty good.

I have been in the gutter today~ it wasn't pretty


national Treasure...the movie...have you seen it

My , poor kid is bundeled like a sack of potatos

What one can do, another can do

a poem I wrote

Thanks, everybody, for your responses last night.

I found the REAL Moe Kitten!

I am sad.

How did they ever get away with this? SNL Just Commercials on now

"True love is Santa Claus and the Easter Bunny for grownups..."

Tales of Vile Dooshbagary. Issue #1 Vol. ,1 March 2009

Bella aint jiving with this time change thing.

A request for your assistance

Your Sunday LOLcats. (dial-up warning) I'm your guest host...

Plane crash in North Dakota...

I'm about to scream and start throwing stuff...

The super-power you'd use the most if you could be Superman for one day

Tonight, we showed the littlest OBD Warner Brothers cartoons for the first time

So on Sunday evening, WHO lounges the loungers?

So can anyone tell me what Saint Martin was doing in the Fields that

There are two kinds of people on this earth

Could there be someone who knows no language besides English & who should consider learning Arabic?

For THOSE people in your life

I should live so long!!! Snuggie Pub Crawls!!!!!!

are you the type of person who calls a "movie" a "film?"

They need to rename MLB 2009 The Show to "Stuck in minor league hell"

Can I hide out here?

Okay, you wicked, judgemental people, tell me not to write him and refrain

Nothing puts a shine on a Sunday afternoon like some good old-fashioned lobby vomit.

Why are legitimate news stories about Narwhals being moved or locked in GD?

DST is going to be the death of me

What are some good excuses for getting out of important social engagements you need to avoid?

Vibes for LyricKid

Will Smith vs Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) who gets to play Obama in the movie?

Ian Curtis does not look like the voice that comes out of him

So Watchmen only did $55,000,000 this weekend (I am not surprised)

I'm 39 and my heart ACHES for the nineties.

OMG that has got to be the BEST episode of "Big Love" ** SPOILERS **

Why do they make Diet Pepsi Max?

Yo, Windows users, I urge you to give Ubuntu Linux a try.

Stories From the Road: Trucking School

I have to take over the lounge

I am no longer going to use the word "Yuppie."

Dane Cook Sucks.

Slumdog Millionaire - poll

Regarding Immunity of Bush Administration Lawyers from Torture Suits

Just put a new batch of Ginger Beer in the fridge to chill.

Bobby Hill cracks me up!

Ten Questions

If Ernest Borgnine is right, I'm going to live forever.

Suppose you set yourself up as an authority figure and moral guide...

March Madness Time - Who do you think the #1 seeds will be?

Photobucket weirdness.... (Save Phoebe Cates)

Ice cream

Anyone else gain a little weight after giving blood?

"WATCHMEN" is the best film I've seen in 10 years, by far. I laughed, I cried,

"Steele" on SNL!

McCain: Rush 'a distraction' (LOL Headline)

UK Observer: Obama will use spring summit to bring Cuba in from the cold

UK Observer: Obama will use spring summit to bring Cuba in from the cold

White House names Treasury nominees

How Hard It Is To Work for the Obama Administration

"When you make the President mad, he turns into THE ROCK Obama!" (SNL)

"His words, the president's voice" - Interesting piece on Favreau in today's Tribune.

Which Republican has white stones to create a path back?

President Barack Obama: Toward a Better Day (Video)

Are you throughly disgusted with GOP Dickheads? I mean totally @#!$&* fed up.

Knucklehead of the Day: President Obama

The Rock Obama

Obama to visit Turkey

This is a Joke, Right?

A reminder: Over $200,000 voters voted for Obama 52% to 46% for McCain

Newt just asked "does Chris Matthews hurt or help the Democratic party?" ............

Obama nominates 3 to key Treasury Department posts..

Nationalizing Life and Death

US announces 12,000 US troops to leave Iraq

"He's right where many other presidents were in this time of his presidency."

So what should the NEXT 25 movies be?

Has everyone forgotten about Iraq?

Who has a pic of the Billboard about Rush saying two

for those who are dying to know Conrad Black's opinion of Obama...

President Obama's victory really hit many nerves. Obstruction by a thousand cuts?

Krugman responds to Alan Blinder's anti-nationalization argument

Newsweek's Alter: An Army Of Changemakers (FDR's CCC "is about to get turbocharged")

Let me make sure I'm understanding something correctly (about the Omnibus.)

Hillary Clinton: Michelle Obama doing 'wonderful job' as First Lady

"Obama courts the chattering class"

From Fake Illiterate Cowboy to Reasonable Elegant Intelligence.....

A Bank Bailout That Works: Let's save the banks and let the bankers and shareholders go.

Barack Obama 'too tired' to give proper welcome to Gordon Brown

SNL on Michael Steele aka Aluminum aka a Can of Worms dba Humpty Hump!

Sarah Palin The Beauty Contestant, Now A 14 Year Old Conservative Radio Pundit!

"Holder vows to restore DOJ civil rights"

GOP sees chance to pick up seats in 2010-Obama put many Dem Stars in Cabinet

'they' hate him (an interfaith open prayer/comment)

Will we see universal single payer health insurance?

Will we see universal single payer health insurance?

Has Limbaugh's ratings doubled since his Obama attacks, as some pundits have reported? OK, how?

Frankly, I am offended that Gordon Brown would give President Obama such useless gifts.

Did the Media televise PM Gordon Brown's speech to Congress, cause I didn't see it.

Well Deserved mini-Down Time (photos)

Michael Steele needs to watch this (youtube link)

What's with the pundits whining in unison, 'Obama's trying to do too much!'

The Buzz: Has Obama ruined late-night comedy?

CNN's State of the Union - Where were John King's Big Giant Balls for the last 8 years?

There was only one gift Gordon Brown really wanted

Republicans have no Clue what Socialism and Communism means

Call Coburn a whaambulance! Prez Obama didn't call him!

Officials: Presidential Memo to Insulate Science From Politics

Need answer quick! What has Obama done right so far?

Evening Standard (U.K.) calls President Obama's gift to Brown "markedly less generous & thoughtful"

Vibes for me...

Is the gift that Obama gave Brown really an issue? this thread some love....

50 Facts About Our President

I am utterly f**king AMAZED that with the global economy in free fall and

Official Thread on the Failure of the Obama Presidency

PHOTOS The President and First Lady at Ted Kennedy's birthday celebration (March 8)

Lindsey Graham just said, "The President has ... told us a lot about who he is and it's scary!"

Biden: old-school vice president, more Mondale than Cheney

Biden: old-school vice president, more Mondale than Cheney

You mean Obama put some thought into that "gift"?

A "Spending FREEZE"???!!! Are you republics INSANE???!!!!

In my 38 years of life, I have never been more proud of my President or my country.

An open letter to the "vistors" at DU who are "scared" to death of Obama and the economy

Tweety saying Limbaugh's show ratings have doubled since controversy began. Media Matters says BS.

The List of movies President Obama gave P.M. Brown

Unhappy people. Is there anyone who COULD have won that would have been more LEFT than OBAMA?

Why Rush is Wrong

Laid-back Lahore faces a frightening future

India has little to celebrate on Women's Day

Families demand answers about '89 Venezuela massacre victims

Soldier's love of books touched others

World's largest watch store prepares for Daylight Savings Time

Former Israeli president to face rape charges, officials say

BBC vs DU- LBN (or since when Democratic Underground CENSURES not so convenient news?)

U.S. Plans Withdrawal of 12,000 Troops From Iraq by September

GM, Canadian union agree to wage, pension freeze

NBA great Barkley begins 3-day sentence in Tent City

Police: Ill. pastor deflected gunshot with Bible

Iran Tests New Air-To-Sea Missile - Report

World Bank Says Global Economy Will Shrink in ’09

Report: People shot at Illinois Baptist church

'Civilians die' in S Lanka battle

Pentagon's Unwanted Projects in Earmarks

Suicide Attack Kills at Least 26 at Iraqi Police Academy

Scattered layoffs in IBM can touch 4,600: Report

Obama will use spring summit to bring Cuba in from the cold

Obama Nominates Three for Assistant Treasury Secretary Posts

Peanut Corp. of America Files for Bankruptcy

North Korea Cuts Contacts With South, Bars Workers

North Korea Cuts Contacts With South, Bars Workers

U.S. gasoline prices continue steady rise: survey

Pomona broadcasting school signs off

Recession On Track To Be Longest In Postwar Period

G.O.P. Senators Say Some Big Banks Can Be Allowed to Fail

Scientists to issue stark warning over dramatic new sea level figures

N Korea Says Intercepting Satellite Would Mean War-State Media

Obama budget director: We'll cut pork after '09 spending bill

Happy Birthday, Mr. Senator

Top Republicans Call for GM to Declare Bankruptcy

Obama hints at talks with Taleban

Women leaders demand equal rights on Women's Day eve

American Industry on Parade! B.O. (Before Outsourcing) blast from the past

Young Turks: Rep. Schwartz - Obama Might Not Get Bailout Money

More whining about taxes...

Iran Demands An Apology From Hollywood

Killing for Coal: Thomas G. Andrews

Bill Maher New Rules: The Republican Hatred of Government

Jim Hightower - Alternate Models of Business Ownership

Kucinich on Faux (03/07/09) - "The path forward has to be with transparency"

An Arrest Warrant for al-Bashir, Could Bush Be Next?

What I learned on Fox News today

Cantor On CNN's "State of the Union"-calls stem cell rules a distraction

Chris Wallace & Brit Hume: Wall Street in Obama bear market

Congressman Makes Preemptive Apology For Extramarital Affair (the Onion)

David Brooks: A Spending Freeze Would Be 'Insane.'

SNL: The Rock Obama

The Week In Cartoons 03/07/09

John Culberson (R-TX) is kind of a dick

TYT: Cenk Breaks Down Dangerous Rhetoric From MB (Is It A Trend?)

Senator Kennedy's Birthday - President Obama and Bill Cosby Help Celebrate

SNL: Michael Steele Weekend Update Skit

Ron Paul 03 07 09 DL Hughley Show

Cleanup Continues in Tennessee 3 Months After Coal Ash Spill (92 x Bigger Than Exxon Valdez Spill)

Jon Stewart vs Rick Santelli--get it while it's hot!

Hannity, Barkley, & Letterman On Limbaugh - Colbert, too!

Best Description Of Republicans EVER!

D.L. Hughley: Frank Schaeffer not apologizing nor kissing Rush Limbaugh's butt

India has little to celebrate on Women's Day

Some Things Don’t Change in Grover’s Corners

Be Like Reagan And Thatcher! Soak The Rich!

In desperation, the defeated right turns to Rush Limbaugh

The NAACP Takes a Stance Against Prop. 8

Nationalize? Hey, Not So Fast

The Jokes on You

Once normal, executive perks raising hackles


McCain reclaims a place in Washington

Britain's MI5 may have aided CIA in torture under Bush administration

Commentary: GOP has a lot of nerve

Bush Boasted about Tortured Captive

Solvent Insurer / Insolvent Insurer (Why are taxpayers paying off AIG's Hedge Fund?)

delete wrong forum

Bush, top aides apparently home free

Russia, China Call For Space Weapons Ban

Is Rush Limbaugh Really 'Benjamin Glutton?'


The Ultimate Wedge Issue in a Democracy

Call For Counter Demonstration In Appreciation Of Jane Fonda

From Misery to Fortune: Foreclosed Houses Auctioned Off

Deepak Chopra: Rush Limbaugh: Icon of Anti-morality

U.S. Potential Outreach to Taliban Hits a Snag

Czech leader joins meeting of climate change deniers

Is Cutting-Edge Marijuana Lab the Future of Legitimate Pot?

Don't blame the bankers - deregulation and spending caused it too, says Williams

Republicans have no Clue what Socialism and Communism means

Bad Science: Metaphorically speaking.................

As guns go south, drugs - and violence - go north

Detroit is no longer the nation’s worst-case scenario, but on its leading edge, the proverbial canar

Goodbye farmers markets, CSAs, and roadside stands

Open Letter to the Republican Traitors (From a Former Republican)

Terror-War Fallout Lingers Over Bush Lawyers

Cenk---The Flaw in the System: The Bankers Don't Care About the Banks (#1 Rated Diary @ DailyKos)

Pamela Troy

NSA whistle blower, Thomas Tamm, who was working inside the justice

Ana Marie Cox on Rachel Maddow- GOP spending freeze idea

Mayor Bloomberg reveals sources of mysterious but harmless maple syrup odors

From GD: Is solar really "green?"

Massive Federal Loan Guarantees for New Nuclear Power Plants Would Put Taxpayers, Ratepayers at Risk

PowerNap plan could save 75 percent of data center energy

UK - 74% Increase In Type 2 Diabetes 1997 - 2003 - Independent

Salt From Ike's Storm Surge Takes Toll On Crops, Pastures Miles Inland From Gulf Of Mexico

Greek company seeks to make Dubai biggest solar energy field in the world

Tom Friedman Questions Basic Economic Assumptions - CALL CONGRESS RIGHT F(&&%^(G NOW!!!!

Team Obama wants to pursue high-risk, high-reward initiatives on energy

Countries that block global climate change deal risk isolation: Miliband

Newsweek: The Recession’s Green Lining—closing dirty factories

Young, Saudi, Bored? Join Illegal Drag Races, Drifting Contests - What Else Is There To Do? - NYT

Global collaboration key for US, says Obama’s Science Director-designate

Inhofe's resident media agitator leaving to start a new climate-skeptic website

Stark Warning: Dramatic New Sea Level Rise Figures

World's largest laser gears up for ignition (hydrogen fusion) experiments

Kyocera Solar opens new PV module plant in Tijuana, Mexico

Living on Earth: Turning up the Heat on Coal

Major (Oregon) utilities ahead of green energy goals

(Upstate New York) Residents shocked by wind-turbine collapse

Prince Charles: 'We have less than 100 months to stop climate change disaster'

Antarctica is heating up fast, a Kansas researcher and other scientists warn—incredibly fast

The NLV Quant – By Koenigsegg (a four-seater solar electric car)

Colombia: 'Drug Lords' Getting Free Pass on Worse Crimes?

The US should be neutral in Salvador's elections.

With all the Sea Behind

Today in labor history Mar 8 The Norris-LaGuardia Anti-Injunction Act took effect on this day

More Workers Joining Unions to Defend Against the Bosses’ Attacks

JFK Labor Quote

International Women's Day 2009: Women need a union

America loses 23,000 jobs every day and output suffers biggest slump in 25 years

States and Cities look to freeze wages; threaten layoffs

Today's Labor Cartoon: Dental Plan

Labor Department offers consolation after unemployment soars

McGovern vs. unions

Recession finds even those with jobs losing pay

House panel opens door for Teamsters to organize FedEx workers

NLRB Guilty of an Unfair Labor Practice Says FLRA: Eating Crow Ain't No Fun, So Will the Board Appea

Mexico state and Canadian union sign migrant worker protection pact

CWA: Kathleen Sebelius Will Be a Crucial Ally in Expanding Health Care Coverage

Tough living with the L word -- Layoff

OSHA proposes $130,500 in fines for Suncor Energy

Unions Make Major Push For Obama Budget

Thank our unions for Hudson River miracle

OSHA lowers fine for UR laser lapses that hurt worker (lost an eye and was paralyzed)


Claire McCaskill on This Week today- on EFCA

2011 NFL Lockout: Here is another clue for you all

Just stopped by to recommend an interesting book...

A United Methodist Church invites gay center to share building

Question on Prop 8 and the USSC

20 years ago tonight in a gay bar in Jackson Mississippi (Jack's)...I met a guy....

Gay Rep. Polis' (unbelievable) gaffe over federal hate crimes law (Matthew Shepard Act)

Proposition 8: Tip of the iceberg

A.I.G., Where Taxpayers’ Dollars Go to Die

A Bank Bailout That Works: Let's save the banks and let the bankers and shareholders go.

World Bank Financial Report Grim

Subprime Europe

End of the road for old-school drag queens

could someone give simple real world examples of CDS's

Former Israeli president to face rape charges, officials say

In Iran, Baha’i Leaders Stand Accused of Spying for Israel

Can Jews live in Europe?

To Obama: Stop "The Bezzle" - More from Denninger

ATF, businesses offer $15,700 reward (SD) (theft from gun shop)

Dunblane father urges Scots control of guns law (Scotland)

Gun Laws Changing? (Reducing minimum age for CCW in Missouri )

Ousted judge gets 18 months in prison for gun violations (AL)

Teacher who had gun deserves second chance, judge says (FL)

Bill Would Enact Gun Return Procedure (TN)

Aren't some knives with specific physical traits illegal?

***An original gun poll

Saw in another post 12% of America carries a firearm

Vendors Welcome Big Turnout At Gun Show (NM)

Yesterday, I emailed a long message about gun control and the proposed AWB

Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge is the best show on TV

Twittering about my day in's what I needed just one of my ladders for

Iditarod ceremonial start

My favorite subject

If you lent your ladders to a sculptor you should be able to one back, on a Sunday afternoon, right?

Some more snow shots from a roll

BEAR program options decrease

2 recruiting bosses fired after suicide probe

Obama talks about Afghanistan, Taliban

ND National Guard faces chaplain shortage

Carson-based 4th BCT prepares for Afghanistan

DoD: Hood soldier dies after mortar attack

2nd BCT continues 10-day field exercise

Officials say Carson wildfire is contained

Russians push for global disarmament talks

Afghans protest U.S. raid that killed 4

Mullen concerned about Mexico drug battles

Bragg MP unit returns from Iraq

2/14 touts advanced artillery system

Marine-turned-contractor killed in Iraq

Nellis desert allows for tactical learning

Coalition forces fight in insurgent stronghold while residents urge U.S. troops to leave Mosul

Stimulus act adds new tax benefits for troops

DODEA to cut first-grade reading program in Europe

U.S., South Korea begin exercise amid North Korea’s threats

US Seeks Talks With North Korea

Police Finds Cache of Service Medals

Bonus program extends to include more cryptolinguists

U.S.: 12,000 troops to leave Iraq by September

Corps adding languages to proficiency program

Karzai welcomes call to reach out to Taliban

Female airmen underrepresented in tech field

Army prepares for face transplants

Navy classifies regular ship inspections

New policy bars sex offenders from Navy housing

GIs Steal Night Vision Goggles to Sell

Audit: Super Hornet a noise risk for sailors

TV Alert for Sunday Night (UFOs)

Pretty excellent video of the loud minority

An International Women's Day sermon

The Stars This Week: "Invest in Yourself to Help Others" - March 9 - March 15, 2009

Pedialyte is the most untasty substance ever to grace the earth--but it *does* help.

Vote to Name NASA's new Space Station Node 3 After Stephen Colbert!

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

A United Methodist Church invites gay center to share building

Diocese to fight sex abuse claim

So I talked to our parish pastor again last night after mass

Vatican: The washing machine liberated women

It is my firm belief

"pancake syrup" makes me angry

What's for Dinner? ~ Sunday March 8th

did anyone watch "Chopped" tonight?

This is just fun............

How do you store your recipes?

Gulags for Teachers... NYC Style. A video.

FBI says, “No hard evidence connecting Bin Laden to 9/11” - Are they lying?

The Ultimate Wedge Issue in a Democracy

The Simpsons are in "Foreclosure"... On now...n/t

Why is Ottawa still bungling the China file?

9/11 is the reason we must bring the empire down.

Would Galileo have been in serious trouble if he had said that 12 times 12 equals 142?

Here's the IP address of a user that keeps trying to hack me:

Superfetch being the cause of Vista bloat?

Yo, Windows users, I urge you to give Ubuntu Linux a try.

Another one of those, "I'm so damn glad I worked for the Dems" moments

A few nice photos of Ted Kennedy's birthday event