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Archives: April 13, 2009

Credit Suisse starts shutting U.S. offshore accounts: report

Why not make Thomas Jefferson's birthday (4/13) a holiday?

My Name is Rachel Corrie

Robert Smith Jnr, an idiot or just a racist?

Why are we always so willing to spend money to kill people that could have been used to educate them

The best description of the Somali pirates I've seen

Gee, after all that vigorous Teabagging that went on over the weekend...

Obama's Day: Easter Egg Roll, DOT Stimulus Project

An Early Military Victory for Obama

Liberte! Egalite! Fraternite!......French Socialists in Parliament Stand Up for Personal Privacy

Juan Cole at The Great Right-Wing Freak-Out

Feeling sinful? Get SoulWow, available now in NY

whats happening in IRAN

Tea Party Insanity: "Burn The Books!" (VIDEO) Must See!!!

GM told to prep for bankruptcy filing: report

On Wednesday the NH Senate will take up the marriage equality bill that's

State Cuts Delay U.S. Benefits, Official Says

Didn't Sunday's pirate-related activities seem like a tv show?

Ivor van Heerden, who pointed fingers in Hurricane Katrina levee failures, fired by LSU

Krugman makes fun of the crazies and the teabaggers.....

Somali government hails rescue of U.S. hostage has "De-ranked" books with GLBT themes and characters

AA visitor shoots, kills robber

uh oh: Fundy head explosion imminent: Vermont Considers Legalizing Teen 'Sexting'

Pentagon holds war game simulating world financial crisis

Stupid Birfers. Dr Orly - Hacked. By Herself. Oh how stupidity hurts.

Toles Sketch: Not-Most wanted...

Joe Scum is one angry sick fuck...

I sure hope Rick Warren is feeling better today.

Freepers respond to attack on U.S. Congressman in Somalia

Who are these pirates? --interesting article sourced from U.S. House Armed Services Committee

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

Homeland Security targets returning veterans as potential Rightwing Extremists

How a U.S. Marine Became a Warlord in Somalia

Asteroids coming our way

AUSTRALIA: Government Urged to Conduct Iraq War Probe

As of today the Rapture Ready Index is up one point

$80,000 for a Year Off? She’ll Take It!

Salon has a new feature: "Ask a Wingnut" (written by an actual wingnut)

The interview the VA didn’t want you to hear.

Can someone explain why I should feel good about Obama's stand on wiretapping and secrecy?

Are right wing terrorists driven by narcissism?

Cats are for lazy people!

Is anyone else having trouble getting to their journals?

I owe taxes this year.....

Misery, Thy Name is Rumsfeld's Vacation Home

Touching Obituary in the Sunday Tines-Picayune

Study: Credit card fraud is now Americans' biggest fear

Goldman Sachs hires law firm to shut blogger's site

AIG Executive Who Penned Dramatic Exit Letter Still Working There

There's a congressman in Somalia?

Iraq looking to nuke-up again

Ed Schultz is pretty fired up about the Obama ordered rescue.


The Huckabee Report

do you find your posts hidden

do you find your posts hidden

Should there be a requirement that a person getting a dog license

rich Stephen Moore crap talked facts, sounding like a fool this a.m.

Somali insurgents fire mortars at visiting U.S. congressman

Children celebrate pagan holiday of fertility on WH lawn!!!

another fire in another nuke plant, this time Japan - plus US elder plants

I think shooting those Somalis for copying software/movies/music was a tad excessive.

Another surprise singer emerges from Britain's Got Talent --

New sofas to blame for rash of allergies - from China

Bossnapping - Now It's Your Turn, Minnesota!

Mexico says US fuels gun crime

When copyright law conflicts with an informed society

All you Washingtonians: Do the kids get the day off of school for the Easter Egg roll

My local news just showed a weekend teabag protest. There were 5 in attendance

Is there an architect in the house???

plz delete n/t

plz delete n/t

Breaking as per CNN: New images being released of one of the cargo ship pirates.

Peep Show lll

MSNBC Video: Easter Egg Roll

When they say legalize drugs what do they mean by that?

A modest proposal:

A Right Wing Easter Sunday

The False Nationalization v. Geithner Plan Dichotomy - The Answer Is Both

Vito the Jailbird-to-Be

Tea Parties bringing out phonies from all walks of life

LA Times Columnist Calls Out Kyl(R) and Lincoln (D) On Estate Taxes and Pandering To Super Rich

Huffington Post: As 'Secret Ballot' Myth Sputters, Chamber Launches New Anti-Union Attack Line


Enough pirates yet? How 'bout Glenn Miller and the Nazis?

Just wondering

the truth about pirates

I miss Mo Rocca on Countdown

I Guess Biden Was Right

Somali pirate incident = Gulf of Tonkin?

Arizona State University a break and some Obama-like compassion...

A DU public service: Putting all the pirate-apologist threads into one post

"Ahead of schedule and under budget!"

Iowa gay-marriage opponents hold soggy rally

Rush moving to Austin, Tx?

Marilyn Chambers found dead in L.A. County home

'Superman' artist Joe Shuster's lurid comic world exposed-50's Erotics

Interesting comments from the warped mind of a Supreme Court Justice

ALERT! Everybody stop inhaling now. Call Congress!!

MN Supreme Court Justice is a Coleman Supporter-Donated to Campaign

Pardon the broken record - conservatives are idiots. "Teabagging?!?"

Fuck the pirates, let's get the Saracens.

Navy SEALS Rawk!

Are we going to need a "General Discussion: Pirates" - the other GD:P

Donald Rumsfeld is giving the president his daily briefing

White House Mum on Legislation that Would Roll Back Bush “State Secrets Privilege”

Justice happens!

OK, so, trained seals balance balls on their nose in circus acts & 'tea bagging' is...

The U.S. Navy was created to fight the French, not the Barbary pirates

OT: FDA Approves Depressant Drug For The Annoyingly Cheerful

Gum control

Gum control

Did you know a doomsday cult has just about taken over a Florida city?

Did you know a doomsday cult has just about taken over a Florida city?

Health agency covered up lead harm - which could have harmed your kid

Do dogs think and feel in the same way humans do?

If our SEALs can take out the Pirates like they did - why not take out OBL that way?

PICTURES! White House Easter Egg Roll!

Chinese gov releases 2 year human rights campaign

Awwwwwwwwww too cute - that kid who shook Obama's hand

Right-wingers who hit 'PresidentPantywaist' have egg on their faces after U.S. forces killed pirates

Judge In Coleman-Franken Case Donated To Coleman Campaigns

A bit of background on Glenn Beck

Monday TOON Roundup, part 2

CNBC: Obama news sparks mid-day stock rally (link)

After smearing Obama, media figures call him polarizing

i love this place. everyone here cracks me up,

2fer: SNL, Tweety dreams of OBAMA in loin cloth. & CHEENEE *still* on "A"- list

The jury in Phil Spector's second murder trial has reached a verdict...

Thank you President Obama

Bolton Calls Invading Somalia With A ‘Coalition Of The Willing’ ‘The Prudential Response’ To Piracy

So Pakistan's Govt could fall in weeks... and it announces 2 new nuclear plants to be built...

Join "The Big Howl" -- help stop the Obama Admin's continuation of Buscho's wolf-killing policies

Ah, the drama. The state of the economy.

Johann Hari: You are being lied to about pirates

Bail out Banks Hike Credit Card Fees

Crowd rallies against Iowa gay marriage

Who will benefit most politically from Obama's new Cuba policy?

Some of the more simplistic DU'ers may like this

Pirates of Somalia - Video


knee-jerk reflexive "America is the world's greatest evil" is no different

McCain’s daughter urges GOP to embrace gays (calls anti-gay bigotry 'Unamerican')

CNN News Ticker: "State Lawmakers Question Timing of Palin Trip" anyone know what this is about?

How safe is gelatin?

I like this country.

I hope everyone realizes that the US Navy consisted mostly of Pirates when it started

I hope everyone realizes that the US Navy consisted mostly of Pirates when it started

Global links: sharing surplus saving lives...

I'm seeing some of these "don't tread on me" bumper stickers. I live in wingnut land.

Wife kills husband during shooting lesson

Glenn Beck Comedy Tour

Clarence Thomas fails further to understand the Bill of Rights

Clarence Thomas fails further to understand the Bill of Rights

Phils broadcaster Harry Kalas passed away

Whatever became of Anita Hill?

S&P Upgrades Ford Credit Ratings

Lutheran Church takes steps toward gay ordination

Honolulu Star-Bulletin goes tabloid

Honolulu Star-Bulletin goes tabloid

They're not pirates...they're just misunderstood...Officer Krupke

Goldman Sachs hires law firm to shut blogger's site

What's the latest on the astroturf tea bags?

WTF? MSNBC poll "Obama 45% F grade"?

Rick Warren canceled TV date due to "inhalation of fumes from the newly refurbished pulpit "

I say let's apply the bush doctrine to the Somalian pirates!

Escalating the pirate situation into a war would be stupid.


YAY!! Chris Matthews is back.

Thanks, President Obama, for the nice income tax refund!

Ever see a couple guys who look like meth-heads selling meat out of a pick-up?

Cut Sens/Reps pay to 40k per year, Prez 50k not a dime more.

Trying to find a post here that had a large collection of misspelled Republican signs....

Remember the first (or was it the second) international crisis of the....

Good citizens check for duplicates!

E-Mail From My Son Re Computer Virus. Says it's no hoax

Oh no. Gov. Goodhair is inviting The PigBoy to move to Texas.

The Brownbow Coalition

Phil Spector found guilty of second degree murder in Los Angeles

The Post Jihad on Social Security Continues

Tweety on the RIck Warren lies

Obama to ease some business limits with Cuba

Good citizens check for duplicates

Good citizens check for duplicates!

New rare orangutan population found in Borneo

Instead of being Pissed off

Rescue From Somali Pirates is -- You Guessed It! -- Another Obama Failure, Say Rightbloggers

POLL: Did You Ever Imagine That Democrats Would Be Dismissive Of Somalia's Desperate Situation?

Organizers Needed for ‘Hanni-Tea Parties’

The other side of the "pirate" story

Yanno ..... sometimes a good thing is really a good thing

US Defense Sec Gates: Pirates untrained teenagers with heavy weapons

Union: Canada's Big 3 made billions

It used to take missing teen girls to distract us, now it takes ship's Captains and Commandos

Rights Groups Call on Obama to Declassify Documents on Secret Detention, Rendition, and Torture

Pirate problem identified in Kentstown homes

US senator: Obama must not neglect Somalia

Since when is piracy = terrorism?

I Just Wonder: Did The U.S. Make ANY Attempt At Negotiation?

The pirates had EVERY OPPORTUNITY TO SURRENDER THE CAPTAIN! They didn't take it.

Maersk A-Class vessels (which includes the Maersk Alabama)

Good citizens Check for Duplicates!

5 Former Area 51 Scientists breaking some of the silence

**BREAKING** Obama's puppy taken hostage by pirate

Anyone here need a new avatar?

Good citizens check for duplicates!

Russia Gave The U.S. a 9/11 Memorial

Breaking News: Autopsies Conducted on Dead Pirates

Hot off the presses: THC kills brain tumors

Would you support a bombing raid on the Somali pirates base?

The Moderation In This Forum Has To Tighten

What is good info online about the suppression of social deviance

POLL: Did You Ever Imagine There Would Be "Pirate Apologists"?

Kristol Uses Pirate Crisis To Argue For More Defense Spending

I know next to nothing about the latest sordid spectacle

As Iraq rape trial begins, attorneys attack law

Sign the petition protesting Amazon's new discriminatory policy:

Afghan Women's Rights Activist Assassinated

Crazy guy says Bush deserves credit for Navy Seal rescue

Why is Pastor Hate backtracking on his statements against equal rights for all Americans?

Limbaugh's Dirty Little Secret of Radio "Success"

What's Tweety doing in Boston?

Glenn Beck backs out as San Antonio Tea Party keynote speaker

10 Great T-Shirt Slogans For Teabaggers

Norm Coleman, you are the weakest link

Are message boards bad for protests?

MassResistance's Displeasure to My Delight

Ugh!! Neal Bortz is on the "Ed Show" blaming consumers irresponsible lifestyles

I am thankful everyday, every single day, that Obama is our President.

How can Faux News get by with "organizing a protest" for political purposes and

norm coleman concession thread....

Kristol Uses Pirate Crisis To Argue For More Defense Spending

So, I read the chicken farm raid article last week

3-judge panel: Al Franken wins, give him the election certificate

Time for a friendly reminder that many Christians (like me) find Rick Warren to be an ASS CLOWN

I thought "Ed Show" was good in Lead Out Tonight. "No Obama Banner/Mission Accomplished"

4/7 MN Supreme Court judges may recuse themselves in Coleman appeal

Hey RW "Teabaggers", you are making the wrong Tea Party analogy.

Blend Exclusive - National Car Rental Employee To Trans Customer: "Screwed-Up Man Faggot"

Outrage Metathread attributing a few controversial posts to all of DU!

Marilyn Chambers, star of hit 1972 adult film 'Behind the Green Door,' dies at 56

Question about (gulp) The Captain of the Ship...

Lonely in an Electronic Wilderness: "The Great Emotional Sickness of Our Era"

Surprise surprise! Goldman Sachs' profit tops estimates

Hastert to lobby for Turkey ***Did Speaker Hastert Accept Turkish Bribes***

Dollars & Sense: How Harvard Lost $11 Billion

Explain to me what is the agenda of the tea partys

Celebrating the resurrection of Jesus in Italy and the United States

Pirate apologism explained.

You Are Being Lied to About Pirates

Would you like to travel to Cuba some day?

Any DU "Long Timers" remember when we split with "Daily Kos" website and Markos?

Small time pirates get the sniper treatment while big time pirates get taxpayer bailouts....

Small time pirates get the sniper treatment while big time pirates get taxpayer bailouts....

Small time pirates get the sniper treatment while big time pirates get taxpayer bailouts....

we got a live one....hurry.

we got a live one....hurry.

Wear a black ribbon for Lawrence King on April 17th

The Gay Massacre we are Paying for in Iraq. The UK Responds.

has Sarah Palin commented on the pirates?

WATCH: Guest Passes Out Live On "Glenn Beck"

Unknown singer stuns Web (This will blow your socks off!)

I'm mad as hell about the President's new dog!!1!1!

BREAKING: Minnesota- Judges rule in favor of Franken

BREAKING: Minnesota- Judges rule in favor of Franken

I like Ed Schultz and all but I sure like David Shuster a lot better

Wanna see a fight?

Are you being lied to about the Somali pirates?

Pirates Smirates...if they resort to Piracy...which is kidnapping and confinscating cargo for ransom

Microsoft offers computer training to unemployed

Which nation does a typical citizen of Earth have most reason to fear?

The Tea Party Morons probably don't even understand the actual Boston Tea Party.....

Does anybody know if people are going to dress as Indians for the Tea Parties Wednesday?

GLENN BECK Needs to be Taken off the Air

Looking for advice: ferreting out the sponsors of a 'teabag' event

Obama really handled this thing horribly.

What About al-Shabab?

Reagan, Media and Heroes



What's Really Happening In Somalia

I'm a foreigner and I went FUCK YEAH when I knew of the rescue.

Good fugging grief Norm Coleman

Republican National Convention Aviation Assets, 2008

CNN- SOF (not necessarily SEALS) shot from 75-90 yards with nightvision

America - No. 1 at Shooting People Right In the Head. Yay!!!!!!

Did you hear about this guy shooting up the neighborhood in East Ventura California?

Take back the media?

One 8-year administration ago today:

Another day, another Chinese attack on my home web/media server...

I am oh so sick of the dumbbell narratives of slowly phasing-in other energy sources.

ICRC's Damning Exposé of US Torture by Stephen Lendman

Jingoism, it ain't about the pirates, it's about you.

This Modern World: Glenn Beck and the mystery of the White House fascists.

Goldman Sachs is attempting to shut down this website. I wonder why?

ASU: No Sitting Politicians Get Honorary Degrees--Except One Arizona Republican

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! Yay Mike's live!

Iranian leader denies Holocaust

REMINDER: 'We Shall Remain' tonight on your local PBS station

Right-wing pundits fall out: Limbaugh eviscerates Jonah Goldberg

Since we're all getting tired of the "Same Old Article" about Somalia-

New Documents Uncovered by Judicial Watch Show Congress Ignored Corruption at Fannie Mae and Freddie

Pirates poll

Best line: "There's a lot of love in teabagging"!1

I just read this on another message board, (not Free Republic)...

c h a n g e - Obama Lifts Some Restrictions on Cuba

Congrats Al Franken!!!! YOU are the...uh..."leading vote-getter"

Best News of the Day: Spain to proceed to indict Gonzales and five others

People do really stupid fucking things at times

Are Republicans off the hook, or off the Captain Hook?

Lifelong U.S. citizens were being deported under the Bush regime

Good citizens check for duplicates!

America the Liberal -Permanent Democratic Majority: New Study Says Yes

Should we have a human rights forum?

Should we have a human rights forum?

Somali pirates are...

I'm going to a tea bagging party

Navy SEALS are damn good...


UN to launch online digital library for the world

RE the credit crunch - I can't get this out of my head.

America’s hidden unemployment crisis

Telling secret eases vet's mind (kept a secret for nearly 60 years)

Telling secret eases vet's mind (kept a secret for nearly 60 years)

Rational questions for those who feel Obama is a failure...

Fumbling Towards the Goal Line: Obama and the American Worker

Schuster is having a ball with the 'tea bagging' and doing it with a

DU this Poll from US news & world report

Ok dumb question time, my bank was recently taken over by BoA

Lay 'death tax' debate to rest

Spokane parks to detonate squirrels

No Keith tonight :(

Isn't Somalia a Libertarian/Conservative's paradise?

Looks like Bo is in da house

What Are There Most of on This Site:

CEO’s With Lavish Contracts Oppose Workers’ Rights To Bargain Contracts

Former Detroit Tigers pitcher Mark "The Bird" Fidrych dies in apparent accident...

Mike Webb (R.I.P.) - a tribute show with reruns of his shows is now streaming

CBS: Gun Sales: Will The "Loophole" Close?

Results from prostate "Cancer Vaccine" final trial released Tuesday

Clarence Thomas proposes 'alternatives' to Bill of Rights

Why are newspapers dying? St. Louis Post Dispatch terminates Sylvester Brown Jr.

My somewhat conservative white BIL told me this weekend that he is

Favorite MSNBC evening political talk show.

How did the DU battle ground go from guns to pirates so quickly?

Defense Secretary: Killed Somali Pirates Were "Untrained" Teenagers

Bush's Torture Nation should not be shielded by Obama's desire to move forward

Monday TOON Roundup, part 1

To get universal health care Obama and the Dems should do what Edwards suggested

Leave the pirates alone! We need pirates so we can reduce global warming!

My country disappeared

since when do 'news organizations' become the political opposition?

"Only Obama can restore our moral compass on the crimes of the post-9/11 era"

Why is President Obama suddenly quiet on Iraq??

Mr. President, we have miles to go before we sleep.

Isn't divorce off limit for Catholics?

Mel Gibson Divorce Shock - wife files papers

Good-bye Pirate Daddy! Who will feed Polly the parrot now?

As an officer in the Navy

"Tea baggers" protest. Compare coverage to these photos of "thousands" protesting the war

No dehumanization here, mates! New show will follow Navy’s pirate hunters

Someone PLEASE Tell Me This Is Satire- Obama Vows "To Halt The Rise Of Piracy"

Subverting the teabagg'n... Thom Hartmann style.

Rick Warren, Obama's first mistake.

Need Statement from P. Obama on Cuba's Travel Decision

What should be done about Swiss companies dumping nuclear waste on the Somali coast?

Emma Goldman On Patriotism

Are you going to a wingnut teabagger party?

I think using torture defines a civilization.

The fate of the Gray Wolf:

I apologize...

Child actor cries in anti-smoking commercial; was a line crossed?

Thanks to the rendering industry, you've probably eaten shelter killed cats & dogs, road kill ...

Any Randi news yet? n/t

Ruh-oh. Cybersecurity Act would give president power to 'shut down' Internet

I am so sick of hearing and reading about "tea bagging"

Integrity Now? What happened to Kucinich?

Palin AG Pick Ross - If a guy can't rape his wife who can he rape?

DU dissention a good sign.

What's with the apologism for Somali pirates that I've been seeing?

Paul Krugman On The Tea Parties

Paul Krugman On The Tea Parties

Somebody (In Congress) Saw This Coming and that Somebody Is Trying To Do Something About It

Worried that you might be infected by the Conficker Virus? Try this:

Who Finances Somali Pirates?

GM Recalls 1.5 Million Vehicles

Performers who you refuse to watch/listen to due to their political/religious nutbaggery

Obama Taps 5th RIAA Lawyer to Justice Dept.

Why is Ronnie Milsap advertising his new Gospel CD on Adult Swim?


Should I ask my ex to do something if I know there is a 99.9% chance I'll get turned down?

Florida's jobless benefits' computer programming based on 1972 technology.

so i'm up late watching a thunderstorm and sipping on a caffeinated drink

I'm so damn drunk, it;s not even funny...

Insomnia is nature's way of letting you live twice.

Its only Pain

Best Ron Shelton film?

Monday morning cat fans

Is NanceGreggs Overrated?

I don't want monday to come.. I don't want monday to come

How far back to "these days" go?

Best show on the Travel Channel?

Stay tuned for a historic DU Lounge announcement later today.

Post a pic you took of a pirate hang-out

RIP Randy Cain of the Delphonics

Does watching all the Bible shows on the History Channel today count as church?

Ever been thrown out of a bar and DEFINITELY deserve it?

Quietly Desperate

Quietly Desperate

If all Boomers were raptured away to Rock N Roll Heaven, who would a certain poster

Ever been thrown out of a bar and not deserve it?

I have the sore throat from Hell, so don't expect much from me

Is it OK for a man to not be "in the mood?"

You know, I'm really beginning to loath holidays

This is THE COOLEST THING EVER! (Grateful Dead content)

I went to GD again. Somebody shoot me in the head.

Running Out Of TIme

self delete nt

Have you had sex while driving? (THIS IS NOT A SEX THREAD!)

One day, on a drive in the countryside with Ann Coulter......

Pulsar Creates Cosmic "Hand" (Cool Pic!)

Best Ron Jeremy Film?

Operation Easter Egg haul = EPIC FAIL (funny true story)

Happy Dyngus Day!

What are your plans for the day, DU?


The Chuggo One Million Project. What does it mean for DU? (Mods, please put a sticky on this post)

Stressed people check in!

Don't look now, but GD is now making fun of cats.

Lent is over. What that means is JVS is back. So it might be

Who watched the final day of The Masters, yesterday?

LOL, laugh of the day - Fox News website was serving malware

Ah, the drama. The state of the economy.

Attention DU Lounge. TZ and I have signed a one week non-aggression pact.

Weekly MLB thread. Post here with your team's W-L record.

GD:P confuses and saddens me.

Hello Ball

Which one is a bigger badge of honor:

Did you go to your 10 year HS or College Reunion??

I want to create a Chuggo thread that never dies.....for a week at least.

What I did yesterday --

If I'm ever taken hostage by a pirate...

The Vegan One is awfully grumpy today.

I am sick or have bad allergies

This gun frenzy is getting out of hand. Even some of the lefties in my class are talking about

Hello Lounge

Should BeachBaby get a Tazer instead of a hand gun?

Being sick sucks

James R Bath connects Bush, bin Laden, Petrodollars, BCCI & BFEE.

THIS is why one should NEVER bet on the Nats against ANYONE

Hey. I'm going to Cuba with my brother Fredo.

Oh look, the Duggars are reproducing again

Wow, GD is really into the whole pirate story. Look at one of their most recent threads:

I hate to call out my fellow DUers....

Any fans of the show "Breaking Bad"? (possible spoiler level reached)

Should Rabrrrrrr get a larger Death Star instead of a regular Death Star?

Frizzle chicks!

So I look down and see that my knuckles are red...

Al-Qaeda, Somali pirates, now Timothy Hutton extremists.

So I look down and see that my knuckles are blue...

DS1's Greatest Hits: Lord of the Chuggo

I found out how they defeated the pirates.

Glenn Beck needs ___________________ - (fill in the blank)

Any of you masculine DU'ers wear Betula sandals?

He's so cuuuuute!!!

Cats are for lazy people!


Sandals- What kinds do you prefer?

Is Psycology nonesnse or or there something to it?

I just cleared my massive ignore list, am I........?

So, I was driving past the Olive Garden today...

A DU Lounge creative writing contest in honor of Chuggo Week.

in a hole in the ground there lived a herpes

Was DU down just a few minutes ago?

So I look down and see that my knuckles are through...

For Baseball fans: Harry Kalas, long-time voice of the Phillies, died this afternoon.

Whatever happened to Lee Mercer, Jr. ????

Suggestions in light of Chuggo-Week

Proud Potty-Mouths Check in Here!!!!

Do you approve of three-way Chuggo marriage?

I just asked my sister, who loves to hunt, if she'd want a pink hunting rifle.

yes, I feel sorry for the pirates.

yes, I feel sorry for the pirates.

yes, I feel sorry for the pirates.

This post is ONLY for people who joined DU after April 2008

Prosthetic Pirates Poll

Pathetic Pirates Poll

I'm thinking about buying a gin....

I'm thinking about buying a pun.

If I cough my way into an aneurysm, please find me before the squirrels eat my eyeballs.

I'm thinking about buying a pug....

Legendary Phils announcer Harry Kalas dies

A task for someone skilled in the art of video editing - Chuggo related.

The Old Philosopher

Are we banning swear words yet?

I'm thinking about buying a rug....

I'm Waiting for the Man

Breaking: Americans are the descendants of pirates

Breaking: Americans are the descendants of pirates

Australian Pirates take offense at the bad image portrayed by the Somali pirates...

Mmmmm....Leftover Ruth's Chris

Why did Taverner's post get locked?

Breaking as per CNN: New images being released of one of the cargo ship pirates.

Here, as promised, and DIVORCED. The feeling... is not great.

People selling bikes on Craigslist are NUTS!

To all the people who pawned it off as just anxiety:

The new Red Dwarf series sucked- like watching Return to Gilligan's Island

If we as a DU community can't get Chuggo to 1,000,000 youtube hits, can I still have one thing?

Blind Melon kind of day....

Who do you like more?

If Elvis was still around

Ellen is on!

Am I getting old?

So I finally broke down and got on Facebook.

You can hear me right here, right now

The Phillies' beloved announcer, Harry Kalas, has just died.

We need Navy snipers in GD.

me being nostagic....

Awesome birthday present!

the only good thing about easter this year....

A New Duggar story for the lounge. They are going to be grandparents...

Relax. Your two tents.


I have a hard time reading fiction now days


DU Techie types - GPS unit question

I sense a lot of hostility in the Lounge today

Shit, I have to 'make' someone redundant

Oh, how SPECIAL. Fucking punk Chris Brown has a new "plain Jane — cute though" girlfriend.

Is this going to be my new avatar

ugh, one of my best friends made me join twitter

Saturday Morning can NOT come soon enough....

Psst. The eagle flies at dawn. Ca-caw! Ca-caw! Tora tora tora!

I'm feeling nostalgic. My baby sis sent this song to me. Bette Midler: Wing Beneath my Wings.

What if God was one of us...

As seen on the Sean Hannity message board site.


Dumb Headline O' The Week: "Obamas host first White House egg roll"!


Spokane parks to detonate squirrels

Ack! WTF? Is this a good or bad sign?

The Radicalization In This Forum Has To Tighten

The Washington Nationals are beating the Phillies!

Do you ever wonder where hidden threads hide?

Jesus? It's Iggy....

What's on your refrigerator?



Did the Vikings make it to the Great Lakes?

Phil Spector found guilty of 2nd-degree murder

As soon as the weather gets nice outside, they crank up the A/C.

Talking Dog

Suggestions please: shampoo for oily hair


I need a bad recipe with Tofu...


CLUCK! Free the DUCK!!

this is an actual review on

Man. Bad day in baseball. First Kalas drops dead

It's snowing!!!

’A Whiter Shade Of Pale’ Britain’s most played song

Anyone else hoping South Park hits this pirate thing?

I think the themepark weekend broke K


POLL: Did You Ever Imagine There Would Be "Pilates Apologists"?

What is good info online about the suppression of social deviance

Harry Kalas and Marilyn Chambers...Who's going to be the third?

Firefox's "Better Privacy" plug-in/add-on: kills Flash "super cookies"

40 years, yesterday. Top that.

Which reporter should Bo bite first?


I don't want to worry anyone, but I believe that a

I am an AA member and have never recruited anyone to AA in my life

Okay, mental illness, drunkeness aside, WTF would prompt someone to enter

Note to DU Lounge. If anyone is thinking of signing up for (the Sarah Palin fansite)..

The dankest shoes ever

I need cheering up. Let's play, "Who am I?"

I did two themeparks in two days over the weekend.

Republicans are PRAISING OBAMA?

If Obama got a tribble instead of a dog, it could tell him if ...

Armored Narwhals vs. Somali Pirates. Discuss.

That "shame on you" gesture --

So my wife shoved the credit card in the receipt dispenser at the gas pump.

Bah! Best of Top Gear tonight.

What kind of bird was this?

I climbed through my monitor into the inner workings of the lounge...

Damn, the Nationals suck so bad their suckiness killed the opposing teams announcer today

How do you Cat people feel about the WH Dog Bias?

A sad day to be a sports fan

RIP, Mark Fidrych

*** Official Chicago White Sox 2008 AL Central Champions Thread ***

"Grande Illusion" on Turner Classics tonight at 10 PM.


I can only get DU by going through Google


The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 4/13/09 (warning: graphic language; NSFW)

People need to just stop hatin' on these guys!

I've been wanting to say this for a LONG time now.

You are being lied to about the pirates

Arrgghh Florida hotel and/or Orbitz is trying to bump us to some other hotel

Do You Approve of Interracial Marriage?

So who else was surprised to see Stringer Bell replace Michael Scott?

"The Bird" is dead

Got my student ID today...

Call out a DUer who does not exist, but could...

From Countdown: "The Tea-baggers are going nuts about it"

Thank gawdess. n/t

delete n/t

Guaranteeing Barack's re-election.

Does anyone know if there are any sites out there that let you create your own Wiki?

Oh, for God's sake. Fabio wrecked a Ferrari this weekend.

Anyone going to see Shpongle/Posford in Chicago?

I saw the movie "Remember the Titans" this weekend

Real "Steampunk!"

I need a good recipe with Tofu...


Again, the Divine Ms M. "Wind Beneath My Wings"

Cracked presents 6 horrible music videos for your approval.

kitten picture of the day for monday april 13

Facebook Relationship Status Options

Cat who likes sticking his/her head in a paper sack


Which DUer would you like to call out, if such a thing were allowed?

Mel Gibson's Wife Files for Divorce....

I'm switching my sleeping arrangements again tonight. To confuse the pets.

Dave's Not Gay!

My favorite personal holiday is today - Easter Candy Sale Day!!!!

Got laid off today...

Favorite pirate?

"Good Morning America" this morning: No voiceovers in the commercials this morning?

God Damn, my feet fucking stink tonight! What the fuck!?

Can someone find me a video of the last Johnny Carson show with Bette Midler? I can't find it.

Why so much snark over the Nats? Is it an inside joke?

That was almost major!

saw Floyds 'the Wall' last nite for first time.







My band got Blues Track of the Week on garageband!

Why are the news stations offering information on how to participate in "tea party" protests?

How do you stop an elephant from using his credit card?

Taking a trip over to Fundies Say the Darndest Things for some comedy

According to the Sean Hannity forum, Chuggo to teabag Buffalo, NY this Saturday!

Seriously. Who has never seen the movie, "The Princess Bride"?


It's April 13. Do you have your taxes done.

Brother cats: Monday afternoon in the sun (dial-up warning)

we need some suggestions for our cat.

Idea!!! Idea!!!! I-DE-A!!!!!!!!

Women of the lounge, what's the deal with not wearing hosiery?

i finally saw howl's moving castle, which miyazaki movie should i watch next?

Vibes for LyricKid. We're going to the hospital.

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Mon 4/13/2009)

Yesterday I watched my uncle bust open a safe from the 1930's

a question about alcoholism

How do you save a laptop that got rained on?

So I nearly severed my finger yesterday

Dude! Depeche Mode's new song kicks ass! It's called "Wrong"...

Have you ever had to put a relative or friend into a nursing home?

Marilyn Chambers has died

A Death In The Family

Next question: OK I get it that only mom jeans come up to my waist,

The Specials have...

HELP!! I have Cole Porter show tunes running in sequence as earworms. It has been like this for DAYS

I just found the most unintentionally hilarious thing from a fundie site EVER


DU'er RushIsRot could use some positive vibes.....

Hard Liquor vs Beer

To birders - could be upsetting to some

Has there been a time in the modern era when one party was so irrelevant?

Look at this clip and tell me if Paul Krugman isn't good for President Obama

Describe the taste of mango in terms of other familiar fruits

The freeping conundrum (if freepers knew what "conundrum" meant): If Obama is "socialist"

The freeping conundrum (if freepers knew what "conundrum" meant): If Obama is "socialist"

WaPo: An Early Military Victory for Obama

I really hope we find out that Captain Phillips voted for Obama

"Why the Democrats Are Losing Ground As Obama Is Gaining It"...

"They're going to want to test him. And they're going to find out this guy's got steel in his spine.

Sign the 'Fair Elections Now Act' Petition--Before Congress returns from Easter recess April 20!

Roy Moore, Alabama's "Ten Commandments judge," says he's likely to run for governor

Why didn't Biden give the okay on the Somali pirates?

Obama Officially Best Military Commander Since Eisenhower!

Lets Just be Honest Here... We are holding Obama to a model in our minds of the perfect President

WSJ: Bailed-Out Banks Face Probe Over Fee Hikes

the Easter Egg Roll live-stream (Monday morning)

Gallup: Americans Most Confident in Obama on Economy-Dem leaders in Congress fare better Rep Leaders

Blagojevich Allegedly Promised $5 million for Jackson Appointment

Easter Egg roll coming up on MSNBC, the Obamas will be there, will Bo?

SLIDESHOW Of The White House Easter Egg Roll: Twelve Things You Didn't Know

If tragedy happened at sea, corp conservative media would hang Obama, so now we get crickets instead

PHOTO Caption It!

The Next Guantánamo

Socialists Take Over Congress (A GOP Fairy Tale)

Other places to shop besides Amazon ...

There are some adorable pictures of the Easter Egg Hunt on Getty Images...

Obama to allow travel, money transfers to Cuba

I don't know how many times I have to tell this to you people.

Obama Addresses Captain Rescue

Pic: Bo the Puppy Runs with Obama

"Yes, Bo, I AM the new Big Dawg!"

be honest....who thought about Hillary

Teabaggers getting good and ready ... Time to whip out your...cameras.

Hotline chronicles conservative bloggers psychotic nonsense regarding Obama and hostage rescue.

Is something wrong with Andrea Mitchell's brain?

An emerging progressive consensus on Obama's executive power and secrecy abuses

Phillies postpone visit to White House

So who was in the Bunny Costume?

Want to have a good laugh? This article about the pirates from Thursday cracks me up..


Steve Leser is doing a great job on Fux n/t

Tea Parties Forever, By PAUL KRUGMAN - "It doesn’t feel right to make fun of crazy people..."

The Pirate story ........ IT'S A TRAP!!!!

Chuckles Todd to Host New Show on MSNBC

Robert Kuttner writing in Huffpo: Obama's Loyal Opposition

NEW CNN Poll: Dick Cheney, Joe Biden and America's Safety

And Big Eddie DUMPS The Pirate Apologist

Is there any reason an insolvent bank cannot be profitable short-term?

For Once The Talking Point Writer Man Is Stymied

NV-Sen: Angle May Run for GOP

How Long Before We Hear: The Whole Pirate Saga Was STAGED!!!

MJ trotted out the "pirates were stupid" meme this am to see how that would fly.

Have we started the Bo the Puppy countdown yet?

Permanent Democratic Majority: New Study Says Yes

Bo's big debut

"a failure to revive the banking system would be Obama's Vietnam. It would wreck everything else."

An idea to make things a little more chill around here.

Guy passes out on Glenn Beck's show. Just happened.

Class act. How to fight insanity with clarity & facts.

BREAKING - UN Security Council Unanimously Condemns North Korea Rocket Launch

White House to Announce Easing of Cuba Restrictions

Remaking Rahm: Even Republicans concede Emanuel's tactics are working

Three Possible Financial Narratives for the Obama Administration

Rhode Island Senators Suggest Circuit Nominee (will make the 1st Circuit 3-3)

That Balcony . . .

Corporate media's willful ignorance is absolutely stunning.

My dog just came to me looking for help. He was all tied up in a sex toy.

BREAKING NEWS: Minn. court declares Franken leading vote-getter

John Cole on Pirate-gate: "Folks, this was not the Cuban Missile Crisis." Kos agrees

Obama's Proposal To Preserve Estate Tax On Richest 0.3 Percent Of Americans Meeting Bipartisan Opp

Thinkprogress - More Evidence Of Corporate Sponsorship Of Teabag Protests


Atlanta is going to be graced with the presence of Hannity live on April 15th

I am happier about Obama being president today than ever before because...

Obama Eases Restrictions on Communist Nation....

NYT-Obama's Plan To Cut Out Subsidies To Private Lenders And Offer Direct Aid - Where's Cable News?

So I'm thinking about Going to the Tea Party in Madison

Obama at the egg roll (funny pic)

This just in: Sean Hannity has no reading comprehension skills...

THIS IS A MUST SEE: From Rush Limbaugh

Down with MIKA MOUSE!!!

Phillies will meet Obama at WH on Tuesday

POTUS and Bo .... I dont need to add any more .....

AssHannity - Obama was required by law to take out the pirates

MY President made history again: Spanish spoken at podium during WH briefing for the first time

Krugman: Tea Parties Forever

WP: A Shaggy-Dog Story: How Bo Wound Up With the Obamas

The Nation: Two Good articles on Michelle Obama: Williams and Pollit

PHOTOS: Today's threads....for anyone (a) interested and (b) who missed them :-)

JoeKlein: "Our socialist, pacifist, crypto-Muslim POTUS has bagged 3 terrorists and saved a captain"

Question--Other than loans, purchases, and guarantees: How much have we spent on bank bailouts?

Best. Egg. Roll. Photo

Low-profile Burr may be a target

CNN Obama's stimulus package; "Under budget and ahead of schedule."

Obama mimics Kennedy photo...climbs under Oval Office desk

The Obama Effect: American Optimism Makes a Comeback (link)

TN-Gov, TN-03: Ford Won't Run; Dems Find a Candidate for Wamp's Seat

Poll: Public disagrees with Cheney.....not so surprisingly

Breaking: Obama puppy nominee faces uphill battle in Senate

How did the kids get picked to do the egg roll

The dog - good choice IMO

Hoekstra(R-MI): Obama deserves credit for rescue

Does Obama speaking at Notre Dame=Warren speaking at Inauguration?

Republicans losing control of the Mad Tea Party

Limbaugh's having a bad bad day. LOL

Carter's Ghost: Operation Evening Light, 4/24/80

Happy talk doesn't change this simple fact: Obama is allowing the banks to hold us up

All this bickering about and defense of Obama on DU has me... quite pleased

McCain should have won. The only reason Obama won is that McCain let him.

Washington Post: "An Early Military Victory for Obama"

Republicans Fighting Wave of Retirements

I think I figured out how we got suckered in the election.

As I stumbled in the dark, seaching for antiquity

The absolute best Easter Egg Roll photo

taxing the rich, in historical perspective: Obama's taxes are LOW:

PR disaster for the GOP: Republicans bet against the United States and lose

PHOTOS Easter Egg Roll Change You Can Believe In?

Is "Liberal" Cable News Being Censored and Used To Undermine Obama? Ed, Maddow, Olbermann

Obama was briefed 17x in four days of piracy drama

RE: the "3 AM phone call"

How do you think W is feeling right now?

Nouriel Roubini: "the results of the stress test are not worth the paper they are written on"

PHOTOS Easter Egg Roll (VERY VERY pic heavy!)

PHOTOS Easter Egg Roll (Part 2)

It's obvious Obama is a member of the Illuminati!

More Bo cuteness - Diabetics beware

Next DU Fundraiser Trinket?

from Glen Beck's messageboard

PHOTO Come on, come on, caption the new Bo pic (April 13)

I dont get it -Why is the pirate situation being touted as a great Obama Victory?

GOP Desperately Seeking Mr. Popular

Krugman: "Republicans have become embarrassing to watch" -- but they've always been this way

The Dead's first tour in five years - Audio link to last night's opener in Greensboro NC:

Noam Chomsky on the Global Economic Crisis, Healthcare, US Foreign Policy and Resistance to American

Video link to my appearance on Fox News Re: Tea Parties


Is there anyone here who pays half of their income in taxes?

Where will Bo sleep?

Iran Welcomes Nuclear Dialogue With World Powers: Report

U.S. marshal goes on trial for mob ties

Troops die in India Maoist attack

Tibetans protest outside Chinese embassy in India

Iraq roadside bomb kills US soldier

China Releases Human Rights Plan

Thai army cracks down on protesters

The Jackson $5 million?

U.S. wheat industry supports trade with Cuba

US: 8 suspected militants killed in Afghanistan

Saudi records out at Bush (41) Library

Madoff Investors Petition to Force Bankruptcy Filing

Audit reveals huge fraud in Tajikistan

Granholm: Stimulus Cash May Be Needed To Balance Budget

Alaska (Republican) lawmakers take aim at timing of Palin trip

Action on AIG unit may cost taxpayers: report

Five weekly Observer & Eccentric newspapers to shut down

Pakistan to construct two nuclear power plants with Chinese help

China says domestic armaments are world-class

NW Arkansas Focus : Springdale alien roundup raises questions

Report: Shana Madoff Contacted Prison Consultant

Bankruptcies Surge Despite Law Meant To Curb Them

Ex-Arizona State coach Bruce Snyder dies

A step-by-step forecast: Franken will likely be seated by May or June

Bailed - Out Banks Face Probe Over Fee Hikes: Report

UN Security Council condemns North Korea launch

GM preparing for possible bankruptcy: report


Pakistan leader under pressure to back Swat deal

IBM to cut `thousands’ of jobs

Activists thwart Japan whale hunt

Spector jury reaches verdict, not yet announced

Pakistani Taliban begin imposing rule in new area (Buner, 60 mi. frm Islamabad)

New show will follow Navy’s pirate hunters

Goldman Sachs swings to profit, plans offering (to help redeem "all of the TARP capital." )

Exxon Mobil CEO gets $23.9 million in 2008 pay

**Immigration Legal System Does Not Protect Rights.**

Oregon sues manager of state's college savings plan

Pirates vow to kill U.S., French sailors

Obama to allow travel, money transfers to Cuba

US Rethinking Boycott Of UN Meeting On Racism

U.S. May Drop Key Condition for Talks With Iran

114 Held In Swoop on Power Plant Protesters

Stocks Bounce Back Amid Obama Buzz

DA: Rape may be alleged in Calif. girl's slaying

Indonesia party eyes death (penalty) for graft

Obama: U.S. resolved to stop piracy

Phillies TV man Kalas dies at 73

Mark ‘The Bird’ Fidrych, Former Pitcher, Dies at 54

India Rejects Calls For Emission Cuts

BREAKING: Phil Spector convicted of second-degree murder

Some travel restrictions to Cuba to be lifted

State reverses itself, will seek death in Casey Anthony case

Obama sources: stimulus projects 'under budget,' 'ahead of schedule'

Japan kills 680 Antarctic whales, below target

Goldman push to repay $10bn

Amazon Says Error Removed Listings ("Homosexual" books moved to adult listing)

Oil Industry Braces for Drop in U.S. Thirst for Gasoline

Pakistan passes Swat Sharia deal

Afghan women's rights activist slain (by Taliban)

Porn star Marilyn Chambers found dead in L.A. County home

Bloomberg Finances Gun-Control Ad in Virginia Race

JUDGES: Franken winner of Senate race

Dealership's Ads Hammer Senator (Shelby)

Why Aren't Oil Companies Drilling?

World needs to ‘wake up’ on piracy, Maersk first officer urges

Teen piracy suspect raises legal, moral issues

Mortar shells fired at US congressman in Somalia

18 kids, 1 grandkid: Duggars announce pregnancy: son follows parents footsteps

Diana Palin indicted on break-in charges, pleads not guilty

The Bush Six to Be Indicted

Obama to Tap Fannie Mae CEO to Head TARP: Source

Boris Karloff- Brief History of America's 'White House'

Mexican Ambassador on Face the Nation: US Should Take Marijuana Legalization Seriously

Georgia Guidestones Vandalized

Legal Residents Deported For Looking Foreign

Pirates We'd Like To See (Part 1)

Pirates We'd Like To See (Part 2)

Rick Warren Caught In Lies Sent Scrambling From ABC 'too sick to go on' poor dear

Government Employees Make Too Much Money?

Inside the rescue of Capt. Phillips. The Full Story

Is The Economy Saying No to Stimulus?

President Obama On Captain's Rescue,Transportation & Economy

The war against unions

First officer of the freed Maersk Alabama: World needs to 'wake up' to piracy

Michigan JP Morgan Chase Boycott

Press Conference for parents of American critically injured in Ni'lin in the West Bank - Part 1

Families From Across America Descend on White House For Easter Egg Roll 2009

White House: Easing of Cuba Restrictions

TPMtv: Sunday Show Roundup: Approval, Mockery, and Agnosticism

Young Turks: Should Schools Teach Books By More 'Traditional American' Authors?

Billy Bob Thorton interviews Joaquin Phoenix (as done by the Red State Update crew)

Young Turks: Republican Hypocrisy on Norm Coleman!!

Glenn Beck Prepares To Tea Bag

Obama's non-texbook liberalism

Bayh Uncertain of Health Care Plan -Cites Prescription Benefit Plan As A Model

Bolton Wants 'Boots On the Ground' in Somalia - Invasion by 'Coalition of the Willing'

David Shuster: Teabagging Mouthpieces

Obama Reads Where the Wild Things Are!

Iggy Pop chats with Dinah Shore, 1977

Pakistan: Children of the Taliban

TYT: Geithner Screws Us Again, Wants 'Self-Regulation'

Man passes out on Glenn Beck show

TYT: Disturbing Clips From Conservative Hosts RE: Guns (Reaction After)

DUer stevenleser on Fox: Tea Parties are Sham & Fraud

Young Turks: Who Funds the Repub Tea Parties?

TYT: Glenn Beck's Clown Antics Turn Dangerous?

N.J. Town Goes Green

Flooding of Iowa and North Dakota

An Early Military Victory for President Obama

Craftsmen finally see upswing in Afghanistan after civil war, turmoil

Chris Hedges: Israel’s Racist in Chief

No Drama Choc-Obama

Feds: Rezko steered money to Blago's wife

Forget about the economy and pirates!

Debt is not money.....Thom Hartmann

A Combination of Ignorance and Arrogance Under Bush Squandered Opportunities With Iran

The Coming Siege Of Austerity (James Kunstler)

Local Chevy/Cadillac dealership runs ads ripping Sen. Shelby a new one -- video

'We're not facing our problems. We've got Prozac politics'

China operation to grow even if GM goes under/China, Mexico, San Antonio freight service to begin

Robert Dreyfuss: Dennis Ross's Iran Plan

Opinion: 'Hire American' is a slogan that doesn't help America

Paul Krugman: Tea Parties Forever

Your Mother's a Tea-Bagger

Drumbeat grows louder for Coleman to concede soon

The year Detroit flew high with 'The Bird'

Recession Causing Lawyer Layoffs At Big Firms

Nice fight, Norm, but it's over

The Next Guantanamo (New York Times editorial)

Tax Freedom Day: 8 days Earlier Than In 2008

A Permanent Democratic Majority: New Study Says Yes

The Obamas' dog, Bo arrives at White House tomorrow

Right Wingers Claim Obama Gave Pirates a 'Free Ride'

The Two Sides of the GOP Teabags

Karl Rove’s G.O.P. By Scott Horton

What You Should Know About Women's Rights in Afghanistan

Wealthiest Americans, Spending Millions to Save Billions, Taxes & Truth

Pulp Nonfiction

Guardian columnist compares British & American cable news

The Far Right and the Heritage Foundation has fell off the Table of lunacy.

Is Geithner's Game Up?

Mel Gibson, Victim of Gay Marriage

The Top 10 Conservative Idiots, No. 362

A Giant Garbage Island in the middle of the Pacific!

Pentagon Prioritizes Pursuit Of Alternative Fuel Sources

Science, Mythology, Hatred, and the Fate of the Gray Wolf

Sebelius vetoes western Kansas coal plants

Climate Change and Atmospheric Circulation Will Make for Uneven Ozone Recovery

President Obama to Lay Out Plans for High-Speed Train Travel

A Revived EPA Takes on Climate Change and More

‘In the Great Ship Titanic’—…Chu is out to revitalize U.S. industry and save the world—if he can.

FT - Crisis Hits North Sea Production Outlook - # Of Exploratory Wells Down 78% YOY From Q1 2008

Migrant Bird Species - Little Egret, Firecrest, Cetti's Warbler - Now Breeding, Nesting In Sussex

PNAS - All Pinon Pines Drought-Stressed At 4C Over Current Averages Die Before Any Control Trees

In Himchal Pradesh, Chilling Hours Apples Need Fall From 1,200 To 800 In Past Three Decades

Endangered black rhinos drugged, mutilated by poachers

Nitrogen Cycle out of Whack? & Waterless Urinals: Cheap. Green. Gross?

114 environmentalist arrested

Forget Peak Oil; Peak Gasoline is Already Here - WSJ

Central PA, Heavily Planted In Ash After Dutch Elm Disease Struck, Awaits Emerald Ash Borer Arrival

Moss spray could restore moors and tackle global warming

World's first retrofit of a power plant with carbon capture and storage

Is there a market for a synthetic tree that can move around?

Tesla S--all electric---300-mile range, 0-60 in 5.5s

The Emerging Secrets of Guatemala's Disappeared

EL NEUVO HERALD: Lula Stresses His Diplomatic Effort

Ecuador to increase steel business with Venezuela

REP. FARR to deliver Cuba letter to Obama, includes 10 step plan for normalizing relations

In Response to Paraguay's Outcry Over Itaipu Brazil Offers US$ 1 Bi Loan

A more useful Haiti article: Haiti at a turning point

White House Issues Fact Sheet on Cuba Policy

Haiti: Uncovering U.S. Involvement in Aristide Coup

Drew Litton toon for today >>

Man! My whole childhood. In one day. Fidrych, Kalas and Marilyn Chambers.

Who cares about the new Mets Stadium...

Pirates kicking Stro Ass - Taking Names.

Mark "The Bird" Fidrych dies

MLS Goal of the Week - Week 5

AP: Phillies Announcer Harry Kalas Has Died

jermaine dye and paul konerko hit back to back 300 hr on the same day

The first Dodger to hit for the cycle today for the first time since 1970 against

Today in labor history Apr 13 The Great Northern rail strike began in Helena, Montana first victory

National unions form coordinating committee; AFL-CIO president announces retirement plans

Eiffel Tower tourism restricted by strike

AFL-CIO Web site offers resources for unemployed

Why construction workers strike (don’t receive sick pay, vacation pay, or holiday pay)

AT&T Is Just Like the Auto Industry—Except for its $12.9 Billion Profit

Microsoft offers computer training to unemployed

What a crappy day!

Exxon Mobil Execs Get Ten Percent Average Raise

Teens Choose Justice Over Prom Plans (teens raise $3,000 to not cross picket line!)

Labor Groups Reach an Accord on Immigration

If were this guy's coach,

Sign the petition protesting Amazon's new discriminatory policy:

Wear a black ribbon for Lawrence King on April 17th

Amazon.Com Banishes Queer SF Writers To A Null Dimension

You're all flops.

Are there some good sites "close to the ground" reporting on the California efforts at marriage =

Rep. Polis Calls on US, Iraqi Officials to Investigate Death of Gays in Iraq

What's this about Top Gun being gay?

The lies my father's supplement companies told me.....

Research since 1950: Vegetables, nuts, "Mediterranean" diet are heart-friendly

Hamas Comes Out of Hiding

Former AIPAC member puts up billboards decrying Gaza as "monstrous inhumanity"

Israeli Occupation Places Baby under House Arrest

ANALYSIS / Egypt's rage at Hezbollah isn't on Israel's behalf

Israeli tourist stabbed by Libyan worker in Sinai

Palestinian fishing boat explodes near Israeli coast

Israeli find could mean cure to deafness

Chris Hedges: Israel’s Racist in Chief

Christian housing faces Israeli encirclement

Hamas Comes Out of Hiding

Goldman Sachs hires law firm to shut blogger's site

Duplicate Self-Delete

a failure to revive the banking system would be Obama's Vietnam. It would wreck everything else.

Nouriel Roubini: "the results of the stress test are not worth the paper they are written on"

what background and credit search do landlords usually use?

Goldman Bonuses Are Way Up Too!

Dr. Housing Bubble 04/13/09

Amusing case for gun control, a list of reasons

Analyst: Wells Fargo will need $25 billion more in capital.

I'm glad the militant illogical gun grabbers have finally conceded defeat.

Man shot, killed while trying to rob Five Pts. AA meeting

"NRA Has strangle hold on congress"-John Byrne

Did you hear about this guy shooting up the neighborhood in East Ventura California?

Not Everything Is Doom and Gloom, Folks

AA visitor shoots, kills robber

The Great Bondholder Bailout Won't Even Save The Economy

The Coming Siege of Austerity

A tribute to our State's flower - with apologies to Blue in AK

Just bought an "unfamous name" digital camera - LARGON!!!

Catnip For Sale

Some B&Ws from Gotham City, April 1-3, 2009

A mostly b/w Easter walk on God's acre - our largest cemetery

Everyone's invited to a B'Day Party for woodsprite

Does our sense of smell change as we age? I know it diminishes as we age,

Science, Mythology, Hatred, and the Fate of the Gray Wolf


Humans didn't descend from chimpanzees

Evolution cannot explain existence of creationists, concedes Dawkins

Another gun related incident

Lego Jesus Unveiled by Swedish Church for Easter

Celebrating the resurrection of Jesus in Italy and the United States

Question about a religious holiday on Wednesday, April 15th, 2009.

Your Smurfs, Carebears and My Little Pony Dolls are tools of Satan!

[Video] Atheist Hater Murders A Young Woman

Friends, might anyone have ideas?

So, what did wa all do for Easter?

What's for Dinner? ~ Monday April 13th Edition

When traveling or eating in a new place, neither experiment too much nor not at all

Compound Salads

Man, I love basil

The bottom of my funnel has a hole in it

If you look carefully at the footage of WTC7 going down, you'll notice something startling.

Is there anyone here that disputes natural selection?

Bo Obama (new 1st puppy) is a Texan

Another surprise singer emerges from Britain's Got Talent --

Question about "Tales of the City" (POSSIBLE SPOILER)

I Just Heard That TNT Cancelled "Trust Me" ........

Unknown singer stuns Web (This will blow your socks off!)

"Grande Illusion" on Turner Classics tonight at 10 PM.

I looked, and can't find it-- For inspiration-- Susan Boyle from the UK

The Ground Truth: The Story Behind America's Defense on 9/11

Could Avast, Malwearbytes or CCleaner have caused a problem in Powerpoint?

Are there any web sites that allow me to create my own Wiki?