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Archives: April 11, 2009

ICRC report is important legal document that contains well-sustained allegations of criminal conduct

International Complicity in US Abuses, Part III

Guantanamo Attorneys Face Possible Prison Time for Letter to Obama Detailing Client’s Allegations of

Tea day protests

Obama releases a quarter of a mill. pages of White House

Jon Stewart on Letterman...11:15 PM CDT... Rerun, but

Tucker Bounds just said "Gazoo" on the Ed show

Legal opinions signed by 9th Circuit Judge Jay Bybee helped pave the way for alleged torture during

Attending Easter services or not?


Stories from Area 51

OMFG!!!!!111 Theres a right wing guy on TV and he's saying stupid things!!!!!11111

Obama deploys naval press gangs to teabagger rallies in bid to fight Somali pirates

Is April the Cruelest Month? Why all the Shootings?

Proud to be a fascist scocialist democratic atheist terrorist!

NASA to announce module name on 'Colbert Report'

So the Shiites are turning on the Sunnis again

What's the diff between a pod cast & streaming the radio over the net?

Just watched Captive City starring John Forsythe on Turner Classic Movies.

Just watched Captive City starring John Forsythe on Turner Classic Movies.

Obama taps former Idaho AG to lead Indian Affairs.

US Ships Block Help for Pirates Holding US Captain

Karl Rove can kiss my ass.

Bobby Rush is on WJ discussing the trip to Cuba

Naked, pissing myself, hands tied, star all- inclusive in Cancun, 1988

So faux uber-populist Glenn (Festus) Beck, lives in one of the most elite communities

US Warships Block Help For Pirates Holding US Captain Hostage

US Warships Block Help For Pirates Holding US Captain Hostage

Bush's buddy in Georgia isn't getting much support from the Obama administration

"Health Care's Year" by E.J. Dionne for the "Washington Post"

Penalty-free 401(k) penalty withdrawals still not on the agenda, and taxes are due next week

Should the pirates' ransom demands for Capt. Phillips be met?

Where's Volker?

Free student software licenses for unemployed designers architects and engineers

Buchanan says Rove's outburst was an authorized hit

No strength in numbers for America's uninsured

Many of the jobless get no unemployment benefits

Tech question about posting a chart here

These "tea bag" events have to be the dumbest things I have heard about in years.

The Daily Beast has begun keeping track of our gun murder sprees

Unbelievable Police Dispatch recording - Triple Murder

Why do firms lobby? A 22,000 percent return.

Have ya noticed that...

Is Hysterical Right-Wing Media Pushing the Unhinged Over the Edge?

Is there a way within the law to compel the Obama Administration to act on Torture?

CIA Videos Predated Bush Legal Memo

Yankee Bombs Go Home: Foreign Minister Wants US Nukes out of Germany

Imagine what might happen if every Senator and Representative got a copy of the Torture Report

After Occupation Ends, Tensions Flare Again

Somali pirates seize U.S. owned, Italian flagged tugboat

Defense to Bush holdovers: Sign ethics pledge, or leave

Congress: The Problem and the Solution

Getting to the Heart of the Matter - What would an Autopsy on the Death of Jesus Show?

It is soo funny how

Teabaggers get a stern police warning (Savannah, Ga)

Goldman Sachs hires law firm to shut blogger's site

An Open Letter To National Organization For Marriage

Saudi Arabia Executes Rapist in 22nd Beheading This Year

This hour of the Limbaugh Wire brought to you by the pirates of ACORN

Nearly everyone in their seats is looking forward, at the game, and not backward, at the man.

the awfulness of container ships

Has anyone ever seen this horeshit?

Stimulus spending invested in volcano monitoring - Republicans look like clowns again

Just watching 2001: A Space Odyssey and remarked to myself

Palestine Chronicle needs some help

Christopher Hitchens Debates Kenneth Blackwell About Religious Influence In America (VIDEO)

Is The Economy Turning America's Children "Goth"?

In praise of incrementalism.

You think Glenn Beck is batshit crazy? Try Monica Crowley. These people are irresponsible.

Woman watches home invasion on webcam

Is Clinton to blame in some degree for the Somali Pirates.

"Hey, you left-wing liberal dirty hippies....

TruGreen - is this the company that will not go away??

Texan says Fox News/O'Lielly "inspired him" to set up Palin defense fund

Pro-choice leaders in Congress circulate letter to eliminate funding for abstinence-only program

Pro-choice leaders in Congress circulate letter to eliminate funding for abstinence-only program

A typical Republican Tea Party

Do you think Glenn Beck is naturally crazy?

Memo To Jeb Bush: Your Brother’s Administration Blamed Clinton For 9/11 And The Economic Crisis

Where are the Navy SEALs in all this?

Captain Phillips is only 1 of 250 hostages being held by Somali pirates

Captain Phillips is only 1 of 250 hostages being held by Somali pirates

America wants to see Ruth Madoff behind bars

Billy Bob Thornton will NOT be the next Ambassador to Canada

Say one thing for Rove, the Rushicans and their hacks in the media

Justice Ginsburg Laments Being Court's Only Woman

David Arneson, co-creator of Dungeons & Dragons game, dies at 61

14 kids, man goes to prison, owes 530,000.00 child support

Alex Witt admits pushing irrelevant stories

Kids Literally Smoking CANDY

Arizona State Univ. not awarding Obama an honorary degree when

On 3/20 appx25 showed up here to remember Soldiers killed inIraq. Tea Bag parties will draw how many

Bill Maher... Real Time W/ Gore Vidale

Obama to release Reagan records kept secret by Bush

Philip Wollen, the Australian Banker who Gave it All Away, Winsome Constance Kindness Trust

Glenn Beck and the Tea Party phenomenon. Questions.

Glenn Beck and the Tea Party phenomenon. Questions.

Campbell's Soup donating tomato seeds for soup purchases

Who saw Glenn Beck's Hitler/Great Depression scare-fest last night?

If McCain was president, would Glenn and the rest be bleating about depression and all?

ARREST in Tracy California

Eugene Robinson calls out Washington Post colleague and discredited liar George Will

Home Sales Plummet in the Hamptons

Obama may get ASU honor at commencement after all

Guy James is BACK!!!

Sentence the pirates to death, converted to long term community service.

Reminder: "Torture Prosecutor Tops 70,000 Questions for Obama on Change.Gov"

NY Times: A Nice Place to Stand and Wait for a Bus That Might Stop Coming

28% - Republicans: Fewer, More Conservative


Is his real name Jeff Christie or Rush Limbaugh? Or is it something else?

Michael Bloomberg, bullshit artist

Layoffs coming to Best Buy

The FDIC's Insurance Commitments are 34% higher than reported.

Warren waver on Prop 8 stuns leaders

Somali Pirates a Far Cry From Buccaneers of Old

I am SO going to my local Teabagger Orgy

Should I tell them what it means?

Krugman: He’s too big to fail (Volcker)

The Nation: "Occupy Everything Right Now"

The Nation: "Occupy Everything Right Now"

Would you like to rate the UrbanDictionary definitions of TEABAGER?

Would you like to rate the UrbanDictionary definitions of TEABAGER?

I continue to be sick of the fact that I don't control the universe & sometimes...

Iowa Gazette Poll needs some attention

Return To The Wild: A Modern Tale Of Wolf And Man

Another Poll that could use some DU love.


Picketers in front of the Atlanta branch of Federal Reserve today...Signs said 'BANKS SUCK'

PSA announcements on the telly...

Texas Rep. Betty Brown Apologizes For Saying Asians Should Simplify Their Names

Alcohol tax: Small consequences, big opposition (A penny)

Bear safety, Keep your beer off the porch :)

Stranded otter had testicular cancer

Palin will accept stimulus money under conditions, willing to compromise on parental notification

Crew of hijacked ship hints at heroic fight to repulse pirates

Guardian: UK Teachers' union votes to boycott national curriculum testing.

Bill O'Reilly, narcissistic conspiracy theorist

Happy Ostara,Easter,Spring Equinox..

With private health insurance...

Are the Becks, Bachmans, Coulters, Malkins, etc., an open admission by repubs

What percentage of Obama's campaign promises has he kept?

Did Bush's DOJ sabotage the Ted Stevens prosecution? Stevens IS corrupt.

Anti–Gay-Marriage Ad Sparks YouTube Revolt

Basic information on congress's PAC's, both sides. Link.

Don't twitter, facebook, my space? If you just DU, here is something else for you

Pollution may affect foetus growth - particularly traffic pollution

Homeless Veteran Buried With Full Military Honors

Damn you for ruining my marriage, gay people!!

Time to Face the Facts: The Economy Probably Won’t Get Better For Quite a While

No Human Being is Illegal

No Human Being is Illegal

Kenton Co. Sheriff Spreads Easter Cheer

Brad DeLong on the Economist's claim that the rich are "under attack"

Bailout of AIG, the CIA & Covert Operations

Question: how do these pirates in small boats take over

Amid Recession, Is San Francisco Losing Its Heart?

A typical Republican Tea Party

Up in arms

Obama trying to reinflate the bubble and it isn't going to work....


Any chance we'll have "Joe the Teabagger" as the new pukie mascot?

Mass layoffs threaten New York state and city employees

Mass layoffs threaten New York state and city employees

Anyone remember how funny Rapture Watch, Morning Remembrance, Sammy The Stem Cell, etc...

Media Sponsor of Homegrown Terrorism

"I'm about to marry into a pumpkin pie family": W. Kamau Bell, comedian, does race.

It's Amazing How The Media Can Create Irrational Hysteria (Somali Pirates Story)

It's Amazing How The Media Can Create Irrational Hysteria (Somali Pirates Story)

Sunday School teacher arrested for the kidnapping and murder of Sandra Cantu

The Battle with the Banks is On: Protests and Pitchforks

Helpful FL joblinks for Central FL / FL Unemployment up from 7.6% in Dec, 8.6% in Jan to 9.4% in Feb

It's the official Glenn Beck free publicity thread.

Pirates and merchant ships have a long history

Same Sex Kiss Day -

The Nation: Glenn Beck Faces Down General Tso's Sleeper Cells

Happy Easter DU

Happy Easter DU

Oversized flags blamed in five-car pile-up

Defending Bush, Obama admin. appeals decision allowing detainees to challenge imprisonment.

Defending Bush, Obama admin. appeals decision allowing detainees to challenge imprisonment.

Sen. Schumer Proposes New Federal Scalping Law

Obama: Diplomacy in a 'dangerous world'

American cultures mix in New Mexico

HEB Grocery Stores Closed for Easter. WTF?

Palin says she'll accept stimulus money under conditions

Having fun with Connections Mapper

Do we have any Cougar Women here? Just for fun!

*** DUzy Awards for week ending April 10, 2009 ***

COBRA - a horror - and I'm one of the lucky ones

Reuters: Is America's love affair with the "exburbs" over?

I'll Tip An Automatic 20% When You:

China `Concerned' About U.S. Investigation Into Possible Dumping of Steel

ASU Renaming Scholarship Program After Obama

Back in Texas, A More Simple Life for Bush


The Chandra Levy Question.....

Right wingers up the ante: Move from "teabagging" to "M4M"

Negotiations Break Down in Standoff With Pirates

JFK: A Presidency Revealed - on History International Channel Now.

Tell Pesticide Peddlers: We support Michelle Obama's organic garden...

Biden's Puppy Breeder: "Never, Never, Never Again"

OK: How does the Somali Pirate Story get "Law and Order-ized" and how long till it's on the air?

Wow. Check out this testimony from the recent trial of an abortion doctor in Kansas

REGNERY Press to publish book by Bobby Jindal

Here's How To End The Pirate/Captain Hostage Situation.......

Deployment of the First Dog Delayed

Detroit Plans To Close 23 Schools (VIDEO)

Detroit Plans To Close 23 Schools (VIDEO)

WTF?! Arrest made in Sandra Cantu kidnapping and murder

"How To Write Like A Wanker"...

"How To Write Like A Wanker"...

Study finds that biofuel threatens water supplies

Physician May Have Exposed Children To TB At Chicago Hospitals

Physician May Have Exposed Children To TB At Chicago Hospitals

Someone said to me today "I don't think this pirate thing would have happened if Bush was in charge"

History Lessons: The 1975 NYC fiscal crisis

Frank Rich: "Awake and Sing"

Anybody Know The Sunday Talk Show Lineup?

States Slashing Social Programs for Vulnerable

No Strength In Numbers For Uninsured In US

Pirate Lifeboat 20 Miles From the Somali Coast--How Can the Navy Prevent Going Ashore?

TMZ: Obama Dog to Arrive Tuesday (Not a pound pooch)

RI Governor Supports NOM

What's it like to be a pirate? In dirt-poor Somalia, pretty good

What's it like to be a pirate? In dirt-poor Somalia, pretty good

Crisis Altering Wall Street as Big Banks Lose Top Talent

gone :(

Oops! "Girls Gone Wild" Ad Interrupts Vatican's Good Friday Service Broadcast

Headline in local paper tonight: "Spouse abuse soars, shelter funds dwindle..."

I think this Easter toon would drive the fundies nuts

What's dropping as much as GM stock? GOP approval rating

'These People Fear Prosecution': Why Bush's CIA Team Should Worry About Its Dark Embrace of Torture

National Tornado Experiment to Begin in May

"The Healthy Americans Act" Senator Ron Wyden D-Ore

Main thing to remember about the teabag people . . . They are not relevant anymore.

Does anyone know why there are pirates in (off the coast of ) Somalia?

A little Easter weekend reading from the Progressive Curmudgeon®

I think it is time to investigate the crap being shipped in from China

This is why I am angry at Obama

I have a dreadful trip ahead.

Does the Obama administration reject the Nuremberg Principles?

Let me see if I understand this...

For anyone who thinks we should feel sorry for the Somali Pirates..

Canada: they don't just do health care right--they do banking regulation right too

Against Consensus

The 7 stages of Republican grief

How about a Humor forum at DU?

Don't jump in the polar bear pen

In light of all the recent murders and the anti gun ops where do you stand?

Where can I find a list of how much the bailout banks have given to our 'Representatives'?

Who new exactly what they were getting when they voted for Obama

Study shows power of lobbyists

A German view of the economy -- inflation is coming.

Are you a card carrier?

Seen in the checkout line: "The Complete Idiot's Guide to Medical Care for the Uninsured"

This editorial cartoon about CEO's from 1896

Just what kind of person falls for the crap you see on Fox or hear on National Hate Radio? This kind

Not. This. Time. (Obama photoshop I thought was cool)

Tell me if my thinking on the economy is wrong

The Nation: Kate Michaelman's Health Insurance Nightmare

Pirates 2, U.S. Navy 0: Pirates repel Navy sailors trying to reach Captain.

Is it now time to change the names of the pirate themed sports teams in the US.

Anyone having problems resulting from having an Obama bumper sticker on your car?

Rahm Emanuel's Think Tankers Enforce 'Message Discipline' Among 'Liberals'

Obama 2006-What He Said Then-Compared To What He Is Doing Now...

SLC Police Chief Won't Comply with New Immigration Law Provision

If you could reverse or prevent one event in all of American history ...

"Massive wave" of foreclosures coming

And honest and important question for Obama critics.

time to give up?

Inventing the Terrorist Threat

" How do you get kids to eat fruits and vegetables? With a shovel and rake."

Freeper-type does it again, only worse!

Tonight I made a salad grown totally in my own garden......

Tonight I made a salad grown totally in my own garden......

Is it wrong to identify someone as "Black" when describing the person?

Secondhand Smoke Affecting Millions of New Yorkers (exposed on sidewalks, etc)

How Tweet It Is! Considering a New News Source (Editor & Publisher)

Obama should emulate Thomas Jefferson and send our navy to stop Somali pirates

In Calif., Medical Marijuana Laws Are Moving Pot Into Mainstream

Sunday School Teacher Murders 8-year old girl: Armchair Forensic Psychiatrists Check In Here.

The Consequences of Anti-LGBT Bullying-An 11-year-old Massachusetts boy hung himself

This is why I am angry at Obama

LA Times: The Secret (Insurance) Agent Men (AIG & OSS)

Are you out of work, uninsured, and need medications? Please go to this website!

Tech Recruiting Clashes with Immigration Rules

Are the bailouts socialism or fascism ?

Why Corporate TV Can’t Give us All the Important News we Need

Michael Moore Endorses Chase Boycott

European Companies Dumping Toxic Waste Off Coast Of Somalia

Larisa Alexandrovna: Fox News - An Ethics Free Zone (Siegelman/Stevens)

Chimp's prez library will have an "interactive theater"-lets you make your own prez decisions

These people give tea bagging - and the human race a bad name. The 912 Project people.

Are you doing your taxes this weekend?

Concerned Women for America's Failing Financials

Isn't it ironic, dotchathink? "Christian Fundamentalists" and their contempt for hate crimes laws

The Best Investment Money Can Buy -- David Sirota column-fomercial

any sociologists here?????

Model S: More than 700 reservations in two weeks

Pres Obama should pardon Lynndie England.

Why I Prefer My Tea Parties With Little Cakes and No Politics, Thanks.

ACLU: Mississippi Police And School Officials Used Excessive Force Against Schoolchildren

Man jailed for dodging child support for 14 kids

I have never seen DU so bloodthirsty or vengeful

MLK Tape Lost For 45 Years And Found Again

Facts Behind Recent Purported Public Dust-Up Between Feeney's Chief of Staff and Karl Rove

Black man’s killing by police shakes Louisiana town

A check-in thread for those of US that advocate PROSECUTION of BUSH/CHENEY criminals.

I just have this to say about "bad" teachers

Is Twitter A Bubble Phenomenon?

What happens when you switch insurance for a new job?

Jeb Bush still stirring the pot of Florida's school system. He just won't go away.

In the spirit of pro-gay laws: Question. How much of your relationship revolves around sex?

Why I Am Extremely Pissed Off at Obama Over His Economic Decisions

What would I, a teacher, recommend to fix public education?

Mr. President, I'm Going to a Protest in St. Paul.

I biked to work and my wife got yelled at...

I do believe I've found a worse bullpen than the Cardinals'.

I have David Cook stuck in my head, and I'm not ashamed.

Dammit, Lounge!! One of us is going to have to break down and clean my bathroom...

The readers on Moyer's Lincoln thing.

Look alive Marino!

Man, youtube has been blocked for about three weeks.

How'dee do ladies! Name'a Pete!

There is nothing more annoying in Sports..

TZ is asleep, after another Reg-Nat loss.

I've been trying to get a fiddle or banjer on lay-away

Will someone fucking liven it up in here fer Christ's sake.

A NEKKID appreciation thread for TZ, for when she recovers from another

I just hate it when I post in a thread...

The following thread needs a lot more snark


"You can tune a piano, but you can't tune a fish"...

Anger .. he smiles.. towering in shiny purple armor

Make your own "Ceiling Cat"

Gawd, it irritates me when DU takes a shit at night.

Apologies to the original for starting this game, but I'd like to start a "Who am I?"

Can you guess from which movie this song is from.

Would you rather have any young daughter of your's watch Hannah Montana or Observe and Report?

Game: "Don't you know who I am?!" As in a famous person. Rules:

All rap begins and ends with Young MC

DON'T MISS THIS!- Bill Hicks and the real story of Jesus

Presenting.....Mr and Mrs E. Bunny!

BOO-impeach Obama...

Do you like... rap?

Two more days until Chuggo Week.

Okay, I registered on Twitter.

I'm hungry. But I'm feeling too lazy to do anything about it.

Shut up Wesley!!

Q's Secret Revealed!

I never cared much for the Vangelis score to Blade Runner but upon a recent viewing

Dirty Screen? You NEED this... amazing software...

Game #2: "Who am I?" As in a famous person. Rules:

Pumpkins says good morning

Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan - Deleted Scene

Relationship/Breakup lines

Does anybody have a clue why

What was Sky Masterson's old user name?

Stuart Gordon's Blood Feast is on TCM at 1 am central time...

DUzy Awards for the week are up in GD

One more. "Who am I?"

Wesley Crusher gets owned

Human skidmark Joe Francis: "You're a f**king piece of s**t. I'll see you in court mother f**ker!"

Oh this is cool! Yard Sale Treasure Map Google Maps mashup

Oh this is cool! Yard Sale Treasure Map Google Maps mashup

Game: "Who am I?" As in a famous person. Rules:

So have the repubs teabagged themselves into bliss yet?

Woody Harrelson claims he mistook photographer for zombie

how to tie your shoe laces


Okay, one more. "Who am I?"

How do you talk to your pets?

I've been gifted! This is perfect too!!!!!

I need vibes. Badly.


Ask me only yes or no questions

I think I have pet-related Munchausen by proxy. Another sick pet.

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 4/11/2009)

So Sham Wow guy gets arrested

Are you only a bird in a gilded cage? Or are you so vain...

Easter weekend, and the water heater decides to blow...

Greek wedding music, specifically the Tarantella...HELP!

What ever happened to the good David Horowitz?

Wanna fall in love with me all over again?

My cat just bit me

"I'm sorry but all questions must be submitted in writing" --- Willy Wonka, 1971

What goes up, must come down

Cat health question

Windows 7 prices leaked. Take a look then take a leak:

The Ex Owner/Boss Threatened to KILL Me Yesterday At The Libree

mainly because half the people I was with believed it until I explained the situation to them

I Am Thinking About Buying A Firing Range So Beachbaby can fire her gun

Quiz: Star Trek Character or Over-The-Counter Erectile Dysfunction Pill?

Jesus vs the Easter Bunny

Have You Ever Been Teabagged?


One day after getting booed onstage in Canada, Billy Bob's band cancels shows due to "flu"

Pet pic thread! (dial up warning)

Who Would Jesus Teabag...

Paparazzo presses bar, gets pellet: Woody Harrelson's "history of anger management issues"

No matter what you do or don't believe have a great happy Easter!

I'm drinking Aqua-Fina water.

5 days ago: Every store had tons of Marshmallow Peeps in every color... today?

Please accept my apology

Okay, if you're going to fondle each other in public - fine. Just don't gripe if people look.



Mmmm. It rubs the lotion on its skin.

The Movie Remake I would Most Love to See, either because:

To the "Richards" of DU

Message from SD: "Its been done"

Is SNL new tonight? Imagine what they will do with "tea bagging"...

Yikes! Cat fight!!


OMG!! AP reporting Lynne Cheney Rushed to Hospital Due To.....

I was wondering what happened to the Fame kids

Where can I get some colored caulk without buying it online?

Olny srmat poelpe can raed tihs.


When was the grand slam still just $1.99

A bird died on the deck today, here at the Waldorf Cat Haven.

Anyone ever hear of Glen Schwartz.

What actually happened with King Abdullah... new video reveals truth!

Wow! The lead moderator in here is awfully busy tonight!

Is your partner, spouse, boy- or girlfriend good to you?

Is your partner, spouse, boy- or girlfriend good to you?

Has anyone informed FOX what "tea bagging" actually means?

So I just got a jar of Vegenaise for the first time.

Okay we can all agree...Jake Shimabukuro is the greatest

At last! My Prince has come! Rejoice with me DUers, for I have finally found Mr. Right.

I am back from Sandy Eggo. Life is good!

I spent two hours cutting grass for the Easter bunny, he better bring plenty of eggs and candy.

Anybody ever wonder about giving notice to quit your job?

It works for me.

The Locater show tears me up.

Zach Efron & the Yeah Yeah Yeahs on SNL tonight. Is it a repeat?

HBO's Eastbound and Down.

My freeper Mother starts her concealed carry classes next week

My cat's breath smells like cat food.

Are there any decent movies showing in the theater right now?

Time to redeem the letter "W"

Whatever happended to the remake of Disney's "Tron"?

Could someone please explain what happened with Terminator: The Sarah Conners Chronicles? Spoilers?

Could someone please explain what happened with Terminator: The Sarah Conners Chronicles? Spoilers?

It's a shame you are a junkie because heroin is so passe...

We just found out that my great aunt has lung cancer.

Had a 4 hour nap, woke up and drank the rest of my coffee pot from this morning

Is this slogan I found spray painted on some bricks White Supremacist ?

Best thing about living in Buffalo, NY? Dyngus Day

Homicide victims rarely talk to Police.

I need a gadget.

Help with ingredient in Chilli Recipe

When is the last time you forgot to bring your purse?

"Booty is booty."

Pit Bull, Blitz, thwarts abduction attempt.

Favorite Female Backing Vocalist - I'll go with Marcy Levy

so afraid

WTF? A guy just walked by carrying a sword

Is there a movie in this?

Is there a movie in this?

"Who am I?" You know the rules.

It's that time of year again...Bunnyocalypse.

Just in time for Easter - a Peep show!

Bear with me - I have an idea. It's a controversial one, but maybe a good one. About pirates.

Name a movie that everyone involved in remaking it should be beaten...

What would you like your last words to be?

My first Dead show.

Question - Were I to post on GD and watch it sink to P2 with 0 replies

yummmy Tonights dinner was delish and so easy to make. Corned Beef in crockpot with kraut, potat

Who is the Go-To Gossip Guru of the Lounge?

Haruka had to explain to my father what "teabagging" was

I just made a homemade carrot cake

OK, I have had enough duck ridicule!!!! I'm need a meeting. Meanwhile. . .

Yesterday we had a vegan restaurant dinner.

How do you pronounce Michael Buble's name?

Polar bear attack at Berlin Zoo

New Habitat For My Red Ear Slider Turtles

What temp, and how long should I cook 1 or 2 baked potatoes at?


Do we have any Cougar Women here? Just for fun!

No joke: Best scene EVER in Star Trek's lengthy and tedious history:

Anyone Remember PAAS, The Easter Egg Coloring Kit?

Lebowski Fans: New Shit's Come to Light at the Dudespaper

I'm thinking about buying a whip...

Why isn't Supernatural the Lounge's favorite show?

"Britain's Got Talent" has a new star!

I have some good gossip on Jobycom!

And HE cast them out from the GARDEN, the Man and the Woman...

I have just realized that the Rabrrrrrr demographic is grossly underrepresented in the Lounge.

*sniff* *sniff* Say, is that a picture thread I smell?

I need this like I need a hole in he head...I actually HAVE holes in my head:

Is Astrology Nonsense or is there Something to It?

I'm thinking about buying a gun.

What a smarmy liar and GOP mouth piece.

Conservative Critics Lobbing the F-bomb at President Obama. (Fascist)

Rwingers are STUCK on STUPID! They don't even know what the hell they are protesting!

Teabagging counter protest idea... (Satire)

Could Obama be using this pirate issue as a lead-in to helping Africa?

C-Span - Republicans Panel trying to figure out their Future

A New Wave of Community Organizers for the Obama Era

ASU to give Obama honorary Peyote Buttons

Poll: Big majority favor diplomatic relations with Cuba and end of travel ban to Cuba

The big banks under President Obama / Secretary Geithner

Here is a Fox News tea party poll to DU

The American mood: Is the angst bottoming out?

KS-SEN: Without Sebelius, who do the Democrats have to run here?

Look at what the EVIL Conservatives has done to us....made us believe Liberalism is Bad

What actually happened with King Abdullah... new video reveals truth!

Signs that Republicans are pop culture illterate.

Tammy Bruce Calls The Obamas "Trash In The White House"

Gail Collins: The Obama Holiday Tour

Passover at the Whitehouse (Photo)

Wacky right-wing blogger projects his romantic pirate fetishes onto the US State Department.

The Somali Pirate Story Proves Why It's So Hard To Dismantle the Military Industrial Complex

American right wing wants Obama and America to fail

Obama: 'Tis the season for interdependence

list of people that recieved ASU honorary degrees

Boosh throws Cheney under the (short) bus.

No degree, but ASU names scholarship for Obama

Negotiations Break Down in Standoff With Pirates (NYT)

Obama is being tested!

Sunday News Show Lineup (zzz...sleep in)

Do You Think Is the Actual Dog the Obama Family Adopted?

Showdown Seen Between Banks and Regulators

Pirates hijack second US vessel

RW hyper-inflation follies

It's raining outside -- I blame Obama!

Obama and Habeas Corpus - Then and Now

News Alert; The First Puppy Makes a Big Splash

Banks Whining Over TARP Repayment Terms

"Rachel Maddow, you're in trouble." Americablog reader must explain "teabagging" to 74 yr old mum.

New Yorker: Obamaism by George Packer(dominant characteristic="activist government, on every front")

Has a Corporate News outlet ever involved itself in leading a protest against the Government?

Help Congress help President Obama with his State Secrets policy

So next week I'm going to the Tea Party

First Dog Charlie

ASU hack president whines about potential political backlash from Obama degree decision.

Alright, my fellow rightwing liberal fascists; Glen Beck is upset with us.

WP:The First Puppy Makes a Big Splash- Bo, the Portuguese Water Dog(**PHOTOS** with family included)

Dear God Glen Beck is trying to compare Barack Obama to Hitler

The president gets $19,000 for entertainment expenses?

Cuba kills US diplomats' puppies and kittens, leaked Bush-era report says (no joke)

In my opinion, President Obama has no choice but to set a military precedent off Africa Horn

Rasmussen Poll Indicates American Shift Toward Socialism !!!

CNN: The Pirate Story that "captivated" the American People!

This pirate/hostage incident is critical

Why The Left Should Trust And Support President Obama

File a FCC Complaint against FOX News for deceptive marketing Here!

Does anyone really believe Obama is a warmonger

From FOX: This Tea Party Will Be the Fad That Flopped

Who do the "message discipline" mafia want to silence? Those of us who want true healthcare reform..

Single-Payer Health Care for all is a radical departure from the status quo.

Here's A List Of ASU's Previous Honorary Degree Recipients....

I've been contacted by Fox News. They want to interview me Re: Tea Parties and

I've been contacted by Fox News. They want to interview me Re: Tea Parties and

Time to play, MrScorpio's WHO AM I?

Vatican blocks Caroline Kennedy appointment as US ambassador

Crew of Maersk Alabama give new meaning to 'Union Strong'

Bachmann: Obama trip was 'shameful'

Obama turns more upbeat on economy

Georgian protesters urge PM to step down

Fiji military chief returns to prime minister post

Asia leaders evacuated by chopper from summit

David Arneson, co-creator of Dungeons & Dragons game, dies at 61

California returns 'looted art'

U.S. to upgrade volcano, earthquake monitoring

6 found dead as riots continue in Pakistan

Mexico prisoners crucify selves to protest ‘torture’

Obama Urges Cooperation on Global Threats (Economic Meltdown, Climate, Nuclear in Weekly Address)

G20 police officers may face multiple claims over brutality allegations

Teacher Booked in Child’s Death

Goochland residents have highest average income in U.S.

Indian fireworks blaze kills 23

No Strength In Numbers For Uninsured In US

NYT News Analysis: Dismissal for Stevens, but Question on ‘Innocent’

Maoist rebels kill 10 policemen in central India

Judge: Investors can force bankruptcy

Haiti prepares for Hillary Clinton visit

Afghanistan Won’t Legalize Forced Marital Sex, Ambassador Says

Key U.N. Powers Agree on N. Korea Statement

Pirates seeking hijacked lifeboat turn back

CIA Videos Predated Bush Legal Memo

Taliban begin enforcing Islamic law in Bajaur (further encirclement, encroachment on Islamabad)

Thai protesters force Asia summit cancellation

States Slashing Social Programs for Vulnerable

Source: Pirates repel sailors attempting to reach captain

Seafarers official: Pirates hijack US tugboat

AP: More POW claimants than actual POWs

Cuba inaugurates center to assist HIV/AIDS patients

UP TO 100,000 HOMES WERE BUILT WITH CONTAMINATED DRYWALL…. product was made in China

Man charged with murder, drunk driving in pitcher's death

New sofas (from China) to blame for rash of allergies

Obama to Appeal Detainee Ruling

Sarah Palin: Levi Would Have Lived With Bristol "Over My Dead Body"

Calif. Sunday school teacher booked in child death

ASU Renaming Scholarship Program After Obama

Jackson Browne David Lindley - The Crow on the cradle

Obama Talks Europe, Holidays, Global Threats in Weekly Address

PBS: 'Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai'

TheRealNews: Unions in America

Anti-Govt Protest Swarms ASEAN Summit -All Asian Leaders Evacuated By Helicopter

What makes the US great!

AlJazeera: Egypt's youth 'lack local role models'

Thom Hartmann debates Chris Hedges: Part 1

Afghani Perspective on US Intervention - Fariba Nawa

James Risen on Bush Spying on Reporters

TYT: GGL Inciting Right Wingers To Stockpile Their Guns & More

Countdown: When Turdblossoms Attack

Thom Hartmann debates Chris Hedges: Part 2

Matthew Shepard PSA Fighting Words

4/11/09: Your Weekly Address-Diplomacy In A Dangerous World

Should Obama Continue Drone Attacks In Pakistan? - Hamad Mir

Steele Laughs Off The Recession: The Malls Are Just As Packed On Saturday

The Week In Cartoons 04/11/09

Wouldn't It Be Great If Everybody Had a Gun?

FauxNews Signs On To Tea Party Agenda, Aggressively Promoting Anti-Obama Protests

Real Time With Bill Maher - New Format Experiment Gore Vidal & Ron Howard

When is it never time for this song?

Crackpot Glenn Beck: Progressives marching America to Fascism

Rachel Maddow: Kal Penn on Going to Work at WH

What ARE they protesting?

OBAMA: Cheerleaders vs. knee-jerk Haters

Japan to give Pakistan $1 bln in aid: Nikkei

Michele Bachmann Fear-Mongering Again

Friday Feminist Fuck You: Seth Rogen

No justice yet for boy killed in Florida boot camp in 2006.

9 Scientists Find Nano-thermite in WTC Dust

Rachel Maddow Vs. National Org. for Marriage's "2M4M"

CIA Videos Predated Bush Legal Memo

Detroit's Challenge: Getting Glenn Beck to Run on Electric Shock

Republican Flu Season: Whackjobberai Teabaggerhea is Rampant

Big Food Is Copying Big Tobacco's Disinformation Tactics, How Many Will Die This Time?

Buy Now or Forever Hold Your Peace! Banks Playing the Greed Card Again!

Obama Denied Honorary Degree by University of Phoenix Online

Daschle's still in health care mix

Tear Down This Wall! (Re: Cuba)

'These People Fear Prosecution': Why Bush's CIA Team Should Worry About Its Dark Embrace of Torture

It's Your Country Too, Mr. President (Washington Post)

To execute or not: A question of cost? (AP)

Jamison Foser: The military-media-industrial complex

I've watched the police for 30 years and I still despair

Protestors Ignore Nostradamus' Predictions About Obama at Notre Dame

Arizona State University apologizes for Obama honorary degree gaffe

The First Showdown on Health Care

Eleanor Clift: Lessons From the Gipper

NYT News Analysis: Dismissal for Stevens, but Question on ‘Innocent’

Pirates threaten disaster if US uses force to free Maersk Alabama Cptn Richard Phillips

Warrantless wiretaps

Rich: Awake and Sing! (Goes after Larry Summers)

Rich: Awake and Sing! (Goes after Larry Summers)

Shootings are insane, but so is response

The American mood: Is the angst bottoming out?

Wind energy markets set to continue booming (triple to 332 GW, 2013)

Solar Savvy: East Lyme High School turns on the solar power (481 kW array, Conn.)

Carver first in the state to develop roadside solar energy project (Mass.)

Solar apprenticeship program heats up in California

Michigan wind turbine maker to hire 250 workers

(Asshole Republican) Dissenter on Warming Expands His Campaign

Could Nevada desert become a huge solar energy farm?

A (republican) nuclear meltdown in the state Senate (MO)

Look up in the attic for next year's tax deduction

Salazar Calls for Bold Steps Toward Energy Independence

Nuclear winter revisited (Jeff Masters' WunderBlog)

Philip Wollen, the Australian Banker who Gave it All Away, Winsome Constance Kindness Trust

Don’t buy Kimberly-Clark’s latest ruse

Help! It's the stinky kelp

FPL to build major solar plant at Babcock Ranch (FL)

(Asshole Republican) Dissenter on Warming Expands His Campaign

Asian oysters rejected for {Chesapeake} bay (AP)

Save some cash, & get unplugged by cutting the 'phantom load'

What are some of your favorite green blogs and websites?

HAITI: "Perverted Priorities: Corpses, Sham Elections, and Sweatshops"

Canada's "Democracy Promotion" in Venezuela

Ruling may make it harder to book a trip to Cuba from South Florida

POSADA's indictment: Transcript 4/9 Press Conf.-Presentations /Q & A, with Pertierra & Di Celmo

DeFede, CBS4-Miami: New Posada Indictment Opens Old Wounds

BOREV:Too Hot for the WaPo -BoRev's Peeps Diorama Didn't Make Cut, Invites You to Express Outrage

Anniversary of 2002 Venezuela Coup This Weekend - Telesur TV Featuring Historical Video Footage

U.S Experts Admire Orthopedics in Cuba

Emiliano Zapata: 90 años cabalgando

Cuba braces for U.S. visitors

FIDEL: News About Chavez and Evo

Summit exposed corrupt leaders

I claim this thread on behalf of all Pittsburgh sports teams.

I have a hockey question

MLB Gameday Audio sucks.

***Official Hate the Yankees thread****

Sharks win President's Trophy

The JR Chess Report (April 11): Russian Team Championships Conclude

General Quarters won Toyota Blue Grass at Keeneland.

I remember in detail my former local GAU union president saying....

Today in labor history Apr 11 Frank Norman kidnapped from his home murdered by the Ku Klux Klan

A New Day For OSHA?

USA Today: Many of the jobless get no unemployment benefits

A Twitter campaign against AT and T during the Masters?


Social Security's Surplus Disappearing Fast in Downturn

Helpful Central FL Job Links / FL Unemployment up from 7.6% in Dec, 8.6% in Jan, to 9.4% in Feb

American Rights at Work on the "Ed Show"(video)

Tribune Faces U.S. Labor Department Probe & Tribune Stock Plan Draws U.S. Subpoena

Public Hearing on LD 1020, the Marriage Bill - Maine (date & location change)

Assuming everyone has seen the original(and infamous) NOM(NOM, NOM, NOM) ads...

Desert Stonewall Democrats Call for Boycott Against Pro-Prop 8 Businesses

Is national health insurance ‘socialized medicine’?

Shriners may be forced 'out of the hospital business' within 5 years

FDA Reverses Stance on Removal of Morphine Painkiller

Vitamin pill salesman and his campaign against AIDS treatments

All he did was kill an Arab

Differences with US on Mideast 'semantic': Israel

Wall: A Monologue

Jordan's king urges 'immediate' Pan-Arab peace move

Nasrallah: Hezbollah running guns to Gaza through Egypt

The dark religious side of Israel

Dead Sea Scrolls stolen by Israel: PA

Unusual Economic Indicators -- Forklifts, underwear and Chocolate

Advice on using a credit union instead of a bank?

Helpful Central FL job links / FL unemployment up from 7.6% in Dec, 8.6% in Jan, to 9.4% in Feb

Why home prices may never recover

The cost of the bailout grows, potential exceeds $12 trillion

AIG head’s $3M in Goldman stock raises apparent conflict of interest

Construction of downtown Portland high-rise is halted by tight credit

"Massive wave" of foreclosures coming

Is Silicon Valley a Systemic Risk? (Geithner Again.)

Dogged Pursuit: Professionals Find New Livelihood Selling Frankfurters

Cop murders 6 kids and commits suicide.

Site where gunman killed 30 reopens.

Robert Gibbs: In full retreat from a new AWB, Helen Thomas pissed

Over/Under on how long to execute Poplawski.

Intruder shot to death during attack in home

Fateful day unfolded like a ‘Cops’ episode

“Feinstein: Not The Time For [AWB] Gun Control" Obama still supports AWB

We need to ban "sports cars"...

Homeless Veteran Buried With Full Military Honor

Thought about submitting this...

"Assault rifles" are less powerful than most hunting rifles.

world of work

Happy Easter to everybody in the Photo Forum

Afternoon in the west end

New York Auto Show ...part 2

New York Auto Show ...part 1

AUM for Peace on Easter 6 PM EDT

Dream of crashing a wedding

Just for fun, Pick your favorite astrological planet

What to look for per Sun sign next week with Mars joining Uranus

Clarification: Change from Mars/Uranus will extend Mon-Wed

20/20- if i only had a gun

Bendy laser beams fired through the air

Less virulent bird flu cases suggest the danger of pandemic is rising

Is dark energy getting weaker?

Attending Easter services or not?

Did you eat meat yesterday?

anyone here able to read arabic?

God's Top Gun of Deliverance

Dead Sea Scrolls stolen by Israel: PA

How God Changes Your Brain: Breakthrough Findings from a Leading Neuroscientist

There's a church in Gaza? A report from an IOCC relief worker.

Obama’s Rabbi

Charles Spurgeon, "liberal evolutionist"?

Getting to the Heart of the Matter - What would an Autopsy on the Death of Jesus Show?

What's for Dinner? ~ Saturday April 11th Edition

Hot Cross Buns...

Deliberating - whole sirloin roast is on sale...

Wow ..... 2002 Rodney Strong Sonoma County Zinfandel

Introduction to Nanotechnology and Defense applications (ie: Nanothermites, Superthermites)

The Chandra Levy Question.....

Bailout of AIG, the CIA & Covert Operations

An honest person would admit that this is a mighty strange "Boeing 757 crash" scene--

Texas Rep. Betty Brown Apologizes For Saying Asians Should Simplify Their Names

United 93 Crash: 10:06 as per original reports, or 10:03 as per 9/11 Commission?

Remains of Ziad Jarrah IDed by DNA At Shanksville

Billy Bob kills shows in Canada; tense interview

"Octo-Mom" Could Have TV Deal By End of Next Week......

Hi -- anyone have any idea why my audio/sound would not be working ......

So, how are you suppose to use a laptop in the outdoors, if the

need some help.. my auto run isn't working do i get the option box back at least

I try to update Adobe Reader and all hell breaks loose.