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Archives: April 8, 2009

Architectural pictures of my house...

N. Korea Wondering What It Has To Do To Attract U.S. Military Attention

Let's all join the NRA.

I'm SKEERED: The Burger King is doing a rap commercial featuring "I like SQUARE butts"

Self Delete

Self Delete

Bank Regulators Meeting To Discuss How To Pull More Wool Over Our Eyes

Is the FBI acting as a collection agency for AT&T and Verizon??

Is the FBI acting as a collection agency for AT&T and Verizon??

Eric Holder to Federal Prosecutors: Don't Play Politics with the Law

Heads Up: Jon Stewart Daily Show Replay is on NOW.. this is hilarious!

15 years later, Rwanda remembers the massacre/U.S. Says It Failed to Stop Rwanda Killings

Firm Acted as Tutor in Selling Towns Risky Deals

How the Nation's Only State-Owned Bank Became the Envy of Wall Street

Safety team warns of 'catastrophic' wiring in Iraq

Moldova uprising was organised on Twitter

Stocks Rally Last Month Was `Dead Cat Bounce,' Aberdeen Asset's Young Says

Washington Journal question: What's your reaction to Iowa and Vermont

Can you even imagine the embarrassment factor that California will now feel?

Can you even imagine the embarrassment factor that California will now feel?

Amy Goodman: U.S. Muslims Still Under Siege

Disposable Soldiers.........This is the cost of war the MIC doesn't want to pay for...

Politico: New campaign fights same-sex marriage

Mark my words---the captured 21 sailors will be the Media's new talking point against Obama.

US apartment market worsens with economy

Tribute to a last living link to a painful past

Bruce Sterling and Jasmina Tesanovic Request Your Moral Support

Predictable Reaction to Iowa Gay Marriage Ruling

Predictable Reaction to Iowa Gay Marriage Ruling

Jon Stewart on the wing nuts -Baracknophobia

Wednesday humor: Q and A for Doctors. (FICTIONAL!)

Roubini: "Cramer is a Buffoon"

Toby Keith (chicken hawk) denies getting reamed by Kris....

Val Kilmer may run for New Mexico governor?

Alex Jones, Rush, Bachmann, Beck-Explain your "revolution".

Somali pirates seize ship with 21 US sailors UH OH

Oh My - they're twittering on WJ now

Noah Webster Gives His Blessing-Dictionaries recognize same-sex marriage—who knew?

The Hijacked Ship---Who's In Charge of Negotiations/Actions?

Chart on National Security spending

My message to Morning Joe.

repubs upset & vaporish about Obama bowing to the Saudi king

On Religion

Fidel Castro is 'very healthy,' lawmakers say after meeting

Right Wing Terrorism Watch - The deadliest domestic attack on law enforcement since OKC bombing

Weary ND residents prepare for 2nd crest

Laura Ingraham on TODAY about what Prez did NOT accomplish.

Are ideas such as this too simplistic?

Treasury launches $5 billion supplier aid program

Has anyone ever seen the documentary "Flow", about water and the battles over it?

So if I started a Facebook group lobbying for MORNING SHUSTER to replace MORNING JOE, would you join

Fantasy Land

ALBRIGHT to fill JEFFERSON's & FRANKLIN's shoes as ambassador to France?

The Nation: April 11 Bailout Protests

And in other good news that makes you want to cry in your beer...

I hope you are all on the daily update list from the FDA.

In Case You Missed It...El Rushbo Gets Pwned...

Does anyone have the clip of Barney Frank at Harvard Monday night?

Three pages of freeper heads exploding with hatred for a man with nothing but love in his heart.

Congressional Panel Suggests Firing Managers, Liquidating Banks

Breaking: Somali Pirates Hijack Ship With 20 Americans On Board

Pakistan and Counter-Terrorism, a new examination

WaPo: Franken's Lead Grows In Minn.'s Senate Race

"See now you're in the MINORITY. Its supposed to taste like a s#*t taco" --Daily Show VIDEO

"See now you're in the MINORITY. Its supposed to taste like a s#*t taco" --Daily Show VIDEO

Per MSNBC: At least 4 shot, 1 dead after shooting at Christian retreat in Calif.

Former SoS Albright's Pin Collection Exhibited for First Time at Museum of Arts and Design

Burr drops his still-unexplained opposition to Duckworth nomination.

A terrible story out of Iraq:

*psst* the Russians and the Chinese are in the walls and in the toilet ... pass it on

Prosecutors: Bamboo sticks used in 'demon' beating

Lou Dobbs panelist: "Obama doesn't love this country"

Montel Williams Air America Topic Today Medicinal Marijuana

Colbert was knighted by the Queen of Jordan

Wish me luck . . .

I am so done with George W Bush.

The GOP’s Long-Term, High-Stakes Gamble

hmmm a rash of these lately (cigarettes stolen)

If it becomes accepted as fact that the Bush* torture was not illegal

Obama Administration quietly expands Bush's legal defense of wiretapping program

When jumping off a cliff, first make sure there is a bottom...

Safety team warns of 'catastrophic' wiring in Iraq

Palin wars

Russian Space Capsule Lands Safely With 3 Aboard

FUX is sick! Making a reality show where someone gets laid off from their job in the end!

Man cleans with gasoline while smoking

Question about a specific lay off...160 at John Deere in Monline..

worst defense ever? Cop sez he tested positive for cocaine because of oral sex with gf

"I am under a lot of pressure to not diagnose PTSD"

More people going apeshit -- Yellow Corvette leaves path of destruction

Afghan Women to Obama: We Must Be at the Table!

Iowa Governor Chet Culver Reluctant To Amend Iowa Constitution

Quote from a former (R) Senator about MN politics:

Turkish anchor wears blackface to report on Obama’s visit.

So I have this idea for a Fox reality show. Who do I call?

Octomom gets a reality show

Never mind ...... delete

what game, and/or whose game is Hosni Mubarak playing

Jack Cafferty is off today & tomorrow. Until Friday, there is no reason to watch CNN.

Did Mukasey Ignore Evidence Of Misconduct In Stevens Case?

Is it me or does it appear that some DU'ers are a day or two late with the news.

Fox to make reality TV show out of human misery (company layoffs)

Kuttner Dies in House, Goes to Work for White House

Penis pills, debt relief, and tax experts...........

Binyam Mohamed lawyer Clive Stafford Smith by Glenn Greenwald

Drone Warfare: "Filling the Skies With Assassins" (Engelhardt article)

US to delay bank test results for earnings

The world economy worse than the Great Depression

Leave it to Rupert Murdoch....asshole!

Another before and after pic

Maersk Cannot Confirm Status of Hijacked Ship

Nancy Pelosi to be on "The Daily Show" tonight

Am I right in thinking that the answer to a VAT, were we, improbably, to enact one, would be

Can anyone point to one iota of "proof" that the left plans on disrupting

What political label fits me?

Filming of "Fair Game" (based on Valerie Plame's memoirs) is under way in NY

Filming of "Fair Game" (based on Valerie Plame's memoirs) is under way in NY

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Reg Henry on the RW media Looneys fueling Haters

CNN just interviewed the 2nd mate on the Alabama.

Tofu-loving license plate rejected by DMV

Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King . . .

Storage Auctions: Smart Buyers, Vultures, Both?

The two Republicans differ on the Independent panels review of the TARP.

$1.5 Million Spent On Anti-Gay Marriage Ad

I Don't Believe In Tipping

Glenn Beck and the rise of Fox News' militia media

Is your PC infected with the "Conficker" virus? Try this easy "Eye Chart" test

Education improvements

U.S. electrical grid penetrated by spies: report - Yahoo

Is this cartoon offensive?

Spooky facts behind the Montana plane crash

US Crewman: Somali Pirates Hold One Crewman Hostage on Ship's Lifeboat

To my fellow Jewish DU'ers, Happy Passover!

Gun Violence Thread; April 8, 2009.

Cold fusion experimentally confirmed

"Our rights were being infringed upon" = CNN Live is slamming FoxNews, Sean and Glenn for Pittsburgh

Right Wing Whine Alert: "Allow doctors the right to refuse to treat gay people!!111!!"

Who is behind the hannity and friends resistant movement? Daily Kos read.

14 Ships, 260 Crew Held by Somali Pirates

ATC reports ammunition shortage blamed on Obama's election.

ATC reports ammunition shortage blamed on Obama's election.

Big Oil shuns alternative energy sources: NY Times:

Susan Molinari is becoming a bigger and bigger ogre-like troll with every passing day

About utility shut offs .......

Cheney = Churchill

Why Are Army Recruiters Killing Themselves?

Turkish Anchor Reports On Obama In Blackface (VIDEO)

Wong fired 98 shots in under a minute: 87 from a 9mm semi-auto pistol, 11 from 45 semi-auto pistol.

US to join nuclear talks with Iran, Freeper heads about to explode once again

Hatfield-McCoy Feud continues on CBS: "Levi: Palins Treated Me Like Outcast After Election"

UK launches massive, one-year program to archive every email

Life Disrupted after an earthquake

yet another way to insure good tips....

Military Sonar Blamed for Mass Dolphin Strandings

Iowa governor cool to anti-gay marriage amendment

Walgreens new health "clinics"...?

Juilliard Curtails Program That Serves Poor Children

Schumer: DOJ should investigate Red Cross reports of torture

CNBC giving it's all: Obama destroying Hawaii's Tourism Industry

A new definition of the word "insidious"

Ending War Is Popular - Peace

NY Times: "Iraq’s Newly Open Gays Face Scorn and Murder"

Is it President Obama's religious values that form the basis for his opposition to gay marriage?

Sonny Perdue throws Atlanta mass transit users under the bus

When is the prop-8 court decision coming?

NRA Discipline

DU This Poll on Gay Marriage!

glenn beck makes Lou Dobbs seem sane and rational..

Universities and colleges are “nodes for radicalization” being monitored

Fear Of New Regs Drives Gun, Ammo Shortage

Check This Out !!!!!! Very Cool Music Video!

Electricity Grid in U.S. Penetrated By Spies

Barnicle should not be allowed anywhere NEAR the Hardball mic.

Portugal's drug decriminalization 'bizarrely underappreciated': Greenwald

Beck just THANKED Doug Feith for his SERVICE to the country on Torture!

Phil Gramm Owes America $2 Trillion

Electricity Grid in U.S. Penetrated By Spies


The further this goes...the sicker I get for "Texas Just-Us" (follow-up)

Information about New York City

Nearly 60% of Americans think The US Should hold Diplomatic Talks with Iran

Silvio Berlusconi tells earthquake survivors to head for the beach

So are we resigned to a Corporate Surveillance State?

Big Ed Talking Education & Teachers

As a Tribute to the end of Consumerism As We Know It...

Brown U To Stop Observing Columbus Day - New Holiday Called 'Fall Weekend'

Wednesday TOON roundup, part 1

arne duncan on Big Ed's Show Now

In college I was a consumate liar about being gay

A Public Plan is Healthy Competition

Republican Members Of Congress Embrace Radical Anti-Obama Tea Party Protests

Teens locked up for life without a second chance (CNN)

The US has fought piracy throughout her history

Westboro Baptist Church Whackos in Pittsburgh to picket police officer funerals

Texas woman calls 911 over lack of shrimp in fried rice

36 million dollar contract to let the bodies of veterans rot

Free Talk and Music Radio Online

And another thing - there should be a limit on interest rates not

Video shows Fla. woman aiming gun at son's head

Hardball: Hitchens v. Blackwell arguing whether Christians are suffering a power decline.

Wednesday TOON roundup, part 2

Christian doctors' group protests rolling back 'conscience' rule

LOL I wondered why all these pirate threads popped up all of a sudden

Area Applebee's A Hotbed Of Machiavellian Political Maneuvering

Is it time for authorities to investigate Hannity, Beck, O'Riley, and Limbaugh?

Levi Johnston Is Full of Sh...

Palin legal defense fund - not sanctioned by Palin

Poll: Support strong for gay marriage in New York State

Is ther a family murder/suicide or hostage situation every day now in the country?

Bad Nuts

Did any of you just hear this Ayn Rand loon on Thom Hartmann?

Repugs threaten state university funding to block porn movie

MN Du'ers: Any idea of the sentiment among independents in MN regarding Franken-Coleman?

Legislation seeks to keep Preakness in Maryland

YOUR INTERNET ACTIVITY: will it be costing you a whole lot more?

Coleman-Franken Senate Race May Hinge on Bush v. Gore Decision

Civil Rights is like a Fruit Cobbler

Feds Deny Protection to Delta Fish

Up Is Down: The Military Budget

I don't know how you all do it, face each day as if nothing is wrong...

Assclown Sen. Inhofe puts out YouTube vid saying Obama is "gutting" the military.

if there had been or there was a nation of Gaylandia --

Texas police say a 35-year-old man was cut and stabbed in fight over flatulence at a motel

Wikipedia for Spies

Ian Tomlinson: ‘See you tomorrow, Barry, if I’m still living and breathing’ new info on tragic death

How is the Bush Depression treating you? Bankruptcy? Foreclosure? Laid off?

Charles Rangel introduced historic legislation to combat the HIV epidemic

Actual Picture from Republican Tea Party

Montel: I'll Air both sides on 'America'

I just heard that DC will recognize gay marriages performed elsewhere

Rick Sanchez - my hero! Woo hoo!!

question about perscripton drugs...

Christian doctors' group protests rolling back 'conscience' rule (CNN)

Omaha World Herald Runs Op Ed from John Ackers of American Income Life

Gov. Rell (CT) Opposes Marijuana Decriminalization

Man formerly on Death Row acquitted in retrial

Fox plans "Someone's Gotta Go"...a 1 hour, unscripted reality series centered on "layoff contests"

Court upholds Philly police ban on Muslim scarf

Epic! Colbert profiled the 25th district of NY, my district!

Howard Zinn "Class in America and New Obama Administration"

CIA Black Sites Exposed by Red Cross Report Never Meant for the Public (Mark Danner)

Supporter vows help for Palin's legal bills, whether she likes it or not

File this under stupid: PETA wants the Pet Shop Boy to change their name.

Don't miss KO tonight

Military Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act. Applied right or wrong here...?

37 Cents to Military; 2.8 Cents to Environment and Energy

NH House Reverses Self; Passes Transgender Discrimination Bill

Life is great!

Prepare to be Stalked - Roger Ebert takes on Bill O'Reilly.

With new law in Utah now only 4 states have a law against making homemade wine/beer

With new law in Utah now only 4 states have a law against making homemade wine/beer

Group opposes suicide prevention fence on bridge

Texas looks at weight-specific legislation (for dogs)

"Toxic Assets. Isn't that an incredible oxymoron?"

Dollars & Sense: Taxpayers On the Hook For Up To $10.9 Trillion

The Distraction of CEO Pay and "bonuses"

Laura Flanders (GritTV) hosted a very instructive discussion on Afghanistan. Watch if you care.

Why is this night different from all other nights?

An unemployed man comes to your door and asks if he could live in your house ...

Protests in Moldova Explode, With Help of Twitter

National Review: Why Coleman Should Drop Out

Oh my......Fundie Freak says gay rights activists are the real homophobes

I'm having tin foil hat thoughts re that

I'm having tin foil hat thoughts re that

What happened to terror suspects Washington turned over to foreign governments?

Senseless Destruction of War Memorial Leaves Community Asking Why

My union filed 4..FOUR..grievances against our building principal today

EFF attorney coming up next on K.O. (warrentless wiretapping )


Jay Leno: Unions...."created the middle class in America".

New comic Book series: "Sarah Palin Takes On Barack The Barbarian"

I lost my job today

Kevin Phillips: The "Disaster Stage" of U.S. Financialization

Big Liberal Bloggers Tee Off On Progressive Groups For Not Sharing Ad Wealth

Big Liberal Bloggers Tee Off On Progressive Groups For Not Sharing Ad Wealth

Man holding family hostage with shotgun on California freeway

Should the international community use ground forces to clean up pirate hideouts?

only 29% of Americans believe possession of handguns by private citizens should be banned

Fundies: Hindus and Muslims and Gays.....OH MY !!!!

Legislation would allow parents to decide how far sex ed goes

Taxes are due in one week!

Landmark high-rise in Atlanta is in foreclosure

General Motors' Volt a full generation behind Toyota

My 1000th post ramble:

Another before and after pic***fixed?

Johnston-Palin war of words continue-Mercedes calls Palins "snobby"


Check out the religious right's pretty hate machine y'all.

AP: 4 shot, 1 dead at Korean retreat center in Calif.

Raising age for smokers from 18 to 21, and require a Dr's prescription to get smokes?

Mandatory Wednesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

ACLU survey

Did anyone see this today???? I know it was on the news.

Bailout Plan by Wanda Sykes on Jay Leno Show

Has anyone seen photos of Bristol's baby?

Spotted in the Publix check-out line today: more tabloid grist on suicidal Bu$h.

NY: Gov. Paterson taking another crack at marriage equality bill

Did Bush and Cheney stop Bin Laden's Assassination?

It is all about control, isn't it? The whole gay marriage fooforal

Housing collapse drives up consumer bankruptcies

"Put your money where your mouth is..."

arne duncan Calls himself "The CEO Of Chicago Public Schools" On Ed's Show

CNN Newsroom is calling out Glenn Beck and Sean Hannity about creating false panic over gun rights!

So.... its okay for that turd, Inhoff to go to Iraq and piss on Obama's parade?

Why do statements like "the plight of gays is comparable to the plight of blacks" offend people?

Quebec dad sued by daughter after grounding loses his appeal

FAIR: Frontline Distorts Global Healthcare Options

Who is going to win the Master's?

TIME - Nice Article - Discusses Some Background Behind Wagoner's Firing And Pent Up Demand For Autos

Colorado rejects vegan tofu lover's "ILVTOFU" license plate

I genuinely enjoyed watching that Italian grandmother who was just on Olberman's show

'Drive-Through Rage' Reported At McDonald's

Bill easing smoking ban endorsed

Fox could have put on a show where they find people jobs, but no...

The Republicans have lost their minds.

So I'm 17 years sober today...

Former KKK member Elwin Wilson wants forgiveness

MLK: Lest We Forget

I might have gone 'round the bend, lost a few fries from my happy meal, or on to something

Should the US Navy be used to protect private shipping from pirates?

Some Thoughts About Socialism

Survived 8 Years of Bush/Cheney and NOW I'm Frightened. Gun & Carry Permits Rise at Alarming Rate

Can someone set me straight on this Ted Stevens thing please

Naomi Klein won the U Warwick Book Prize

The CIA Torture Cover Up


Looks like the "right" is prepping themselves for Coleman LOSS

If We Are Serious About Ending Poverty

USS Bainbridge (DDG96)

TSA full body scanners, child porn?

Gay people can make lousy parents

Should Gay Marriage Be Legal?

Living Large and in Charge (guess who? rhymes with hummers)

My city of 50,000 just elected a 24 year old mayor with no political experience.

Driving drunk, unreg vehicle, on suspended license, no insurance, while breastfeeding

DOJ and the FISA Lawsuit: The Lawyers are Doing Their Job (Kos Attorney's Diary)

The Pentagon Minerva Research Initiative Procuring Academics for Empire

The word for the day is Psychopath.

Generational perspective for the Laid Off, Whiners, Poseurs and Olympians of Oppression

“Top 25 Censored Stories for 2009”, Project Censored Sonoma State University CA

How To Get Good Tips

Good. CBS reporting that American sailors have retaken cargo ship from pirates

In Defense of Obama Keeping Domestic Wiretapping Capabilities.

It's the first time I turned on Ed Schultz's teevee show and

This is just disgusting... Teens take part in "coon bashing" on rural roads.

If taxing the rich means they won't work as hard to make more money,

Cenk fans, with respect, I have a question...

Mass. white supremacist meeting canceled

Did Paranoid Right-Wing Media Fuel the Pittsburgh Cop Killer's Rage?

Person with autism running for a seat in the NJ Assembly

Before Recent Shootings, Gun-Control Support Was Fading

Legislature OKs right to breast-feed in public (Yay for WA!)

Iowa Nuns Sue State Street Bank on Investment Loss.

wingnut freeper types are sexual deviants.

So the truth is out there but I'll never know what it is.

CBC: Mother can have dead son's sperm harvested, Texas judge rules

Freddy Phelps has a rival....only in Kansas. Check this shit out

just to make you smile today!! (and we can all use a smile)

Vegan's "ILVTOFU" license plate request denied because it could be misinterpreted

Blame the teachers, Blame the teachers!

Blame the teachers, Blame the teachers!

When corporate interests collide with public schools. Neil and Babs Bush and the software program..

Bank of America is full of sh**

Rock Island, IL Mayoral race only 15 votes apart

Like Spinning Plates: Obama Administration to Offer Aid to Life Insurers


The Intoxication of Larry Summers By BILL MOYERS and MICHAEL WINSHIP

The Intoxication of Larry Summers By BILL MOYERS and MICHAEL WINSHIP

What's so hard about stopping these pirates? Station armed marines on these ships

What's so hard about stopping these pirates? Station armed marines on these ships

Job Prospects? I just got off the phone with a friend...

Roger Ebert compares Bill O'Reilly to a delusional mouse with an erection

The Hundred Year War Against the American Worker

MURDER Trumps Torture Says Bugliosi - an Interview

The American Conservative: "Carter Was Right!!" columnist Roger Friedman fired for writting a review of the leaked X-men movie

A Call-To-Arms From Don Siegelman

NYT: bodies of as many as 25 boys and men suspected of being gay have turned up

Dog swept off sailboat found alive on remote island four months later

Have you received your "tea party" robocall yet?

Murder Trumps Torture Says Bugliosi - An Interview by Michael Collins

I just got my robocall for the Tea (Bag) Party!

Ship's Owner: US Warship Now Off Coast of Somalia

Anyone Other Than a Waiter: How Do You Tip?

Rich People Sobbing In Fear As UBS Bars Swiss Bankers From Leaving The Country

Should Polyandry and Polygamy be Legal.

Women as Closet Furniture(sexist ad).

A solution to the Pirate problem...

Raise your hand if your sick of how the Palin family always makes the news...

Know your BFEE: It wasn’t Obama who Looted the Treasury and Banks. It was Bush and his Cronies.

Tipping made simple: Calculate 10% of the bill.

My biggest pet peeves with restaurant service staff:

2009 shaping up to be a big year for Jimi Hendrix

Since no one liked the Twain excerpt I posted, let's try this

Can we just have a group hug for no particular reason?

Youtube is educational

'If life aint worth living anymore don't just Kill yourself....Go Kill Liberals!'

Youth is wasted on the young.

Web 1.0 vs Web 2.0

Love Flame!

This world is just a meaningless dream

help with Word -- why can't I turn off caps lock?

Five more days until Chuggo Week!

Rare Megamouth Shark Caught, Eaten

Does anybody have a walk of shame kit? If not, ladies, here's the site for you.

I had a dream about Barack and Michelle Obama last night

I love Judas Priest. It hurts, but their time is gone. Who is the next Judas Priest?

I had a dream last night that I was sky diving with the band, The Pixies.

Ok, same kinda deal. The NorthFace. Too pricey or worth it?

Good morning Lounge

Is there something in the water this morning?

Anybody know about the rise in the cost of CDs compared to cost of living?

It has happened. n/t

Harley Davidson to receive bailout money too?

Wow, Just Wow

Any photoshop experts out there?

father sued by his 12-year-old daughter regarding a grounding over internet use

"It's absolute hell...I'm a f--king 22-year-old girl who's in love...Everyone's turned on me..."

I love the DU mods

Forgive me father, for I have sinned.

Its Fukin Cloudy Again, and rain on the way tomorrow

Mildo isn't ignoring me.

OMG they're copy-catting in Editorial forum

Cell phone conversations in public restrooms

Who Is This LynneSin Creature?

My Dilemma re: Angel

How To Enjoy a Better Dining Experience

Someone needs to learn a lesson.

What Should I Do This Weekend?

In case you missed it, WA is a Sleeper.

Redneck Driving Range. You need to watch this one. Hilarious!

Austin Trekkie fans thought they were going to see "Wrath of Khan" instead were shown new Star Trek

Everyone in the southeast.. BLOW!

Do smokers cost society money?

PHOTO: Bono -- Still Hasn't Found What He's Looking For

Damn it!

My Moms House Is Finally Up For Sale Next Week

Frozen Four tomorrow!!!!

Just brushed

How do you tactfully tell someone to leave you alone?

Breaking: NO new White House Dog this week.

I like New York in June

Quit emailing out the side of your ass!

I love the fact that Bella pooped her pants. I have no change of clothes for her

Look Up On The Wall, There On The Floor....

Why are they making a documentary film about a rock band that I never, ever heard about before?

Any Cat Power fans here? Ever seen her live?

I'd Like To Fly, But My Wings Have Been So Denied

I'll take "Raging Flame Wars" for $500 please Alex

2012 Olympics: Pick a new sport



cool tune

Chipper Jones is ruining my life.

Midlo Calls out Turtleandsue as a Freeper, But how well do we know her?

I"ll take, "Cruises to Avoid" Alex.

my nephew liam.....hehe... I know another rp post


What's your favorite DU smiley?

I don't believe in Tipping

In an effort to change their image, the Washington Nationals have announced a new hat design

Advice needed regarding moving an elderly relative into assisted living

I'd rathar pick my ass in public then to EVER own a Sony Erickson Cell phone ever again

I'd rathar pick my ass in public then to EVER own a Sony Erickson Cell phone ever again


Let My Dreams Come True

Can you feel me?

My Blackberry beats the shit out of your iPhone

All in all, what is the central theme or premise of the following Lady Gaga music video?

Colorado license plate rejected: ILVTOFU.

The Flower

Is there a website that collects good deals on hard drives?

I'm now part of the iPhone cult......

I'm gonna be an auntie for a second time!

Is google mail working for you? Mine is down, is yours working? Thanks

some art

I have to share this information- 100% natural weed control.

I am a little bit young to remember. Is this dance or is it not actually the hustle??

Missing the Bay State.

(Buxom) Pirate Statue Stirs Controversy

How often do you hide threads?

Republicans. You just can't trust the little fuckers.

I really really hate office politics....(warning long)

I am usually not a very observant person.

What's the deal with credit reports?

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 4/8/2009)


On Your Mark. Get Set. Go!

As of 3:30pm today, it is official.

Rodents. You just can't trust the little fuckers.

How many people here are having rabbit for Easter dinner?

Just heard Steely Dan's "The Second Arrangement" for the first time

Just heard Steely Dan's "The Second Arrangement" for the first time

Just heard Steely Dan's "The Second Arrangement" for the first time

How was your day today?

Octomom gets a reality show

My son's election bid:

Cowboys tight end Martellus Bennett has something to say about women farting

Who knew? Coca-Cola make special coke for Passover.

Blue-eyed kitten pic thread!

Is this weird? My husband and I are going out tonight to celebrate our divorce,

Chinesee food on the way

I have just discovered Craisins.

Republican tea party

I am giving up teabags...

The new cutest avatar ever...

What's a Bigger Threat?

I missed the second half of House.

Why should I start watching baseball again after 15 years


How can you tell if someone's a meth freak

Shamu is fascinated by the big pink pig in the HSBC commercial.

What is your opinion of EHARMONY and other supposedly

I smell...GUMBO!

Was I scammed? Re: eBay and PayPal.

How many women here are madly in love with Parche??

Chag Pesach Sameach, Loungers!

Who wants to celebrate with me?

Had a doctor's appointment yesterday with my needy doctor

What unusual thing did you do at work today?

I put to rest my beloved 15 1/2 year old "Puppy" yesterday.

PSA: Don't listen to Lil Missy

Dune ref deux

How did it?

Tell Me I Havnt Gone Crazy, I am doing a Temp job next week 12hour shifts

blackberry or iphone

Can bent USB pins be safely and effectively bent back by a novice?

The father of the captain who's been captured by the pirates

Is the PS3 worth purchasing (also posted in gaming group).

Don't you think that the Kwisatz Haderach created his own personal Passover?

What should I have for dinner?

Man shoots himself during "The Watchmen" screening.

Apparently TZ and Midlo are very disputatious

Anybody else watching South Park.

WTF happened the last minute of "Lost"? SPOILERS

Brown fat burns regular fat. Present in infants to keep them warm it

Defcon 4 in LBN! Washington State-related story!

Public breast feeding legalized in Washington State

WARNING: I will defend Oasis.

Is anyone watching the Philip Glass doc on PBS?

Impulsive or thoughtful when posting?

Don't you hate when you find something questionable in your Chinesse food?

Billy Bob Thornton goes into Mega-Douche Mode during radio interview

I have found the new Spinal Tap..sorta.

Which Team will win a championship first?

In case you missed it, TZ is a freeper.

Your Passover jokes or stories. Post 'em up here.

With the NCAA basketball tournament(s) now over, it's officially Grateful Dead Season

Bailout Plan by Wanda Sykes on Jay Leno Show

Everyone in the Northeast.... SUCK!


WARNING: You will enjoy this Oasis

American Girls

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 4/8/09

Harry Potter or Twilight?

The Sound of Music / Antwerp Central Station

Horses suffer on millionaire's farm

Wish me well, I REALLY need a good night's sleep

Smile! Hey, wait a minute...what's that on the teevee?

Don't ya love dogs that bark all day long?

Anyone else in Mythbusters heaven tonight?

I saw two very disturbing things today - both in the same parking lot

Favorite Grace?

Is Futurama done, over?

You know what they say about blondes?

Please make Twilight go away.

Dh is still not home

I hate acronyms

Has anyone taken the Naval aviator exam recently?

Whoa.. I heard this in the car coming home...

What kind of grocery store do you shop in?

Sometimes the weirdest stuff infuriates me

Uh oh! Hank (my dog) just tongue kissed Bella! I turn my head for one second....

Advice needed

Why is it that every full moon, the s.o. freaks out for some minor reason

Good evening from Atlanta!

A White, Welsh Rapper.

So I went on a date - should I be concerned about this person?

Dr says.....the girls are healed!!!!!!!!!!

Dumb Question... How do address a Secretary (ie Interior, State, Commerce)

I'm bored. I'd like to start a pic thread.

Final Answer: Tim and Eric have done a Great Job on their Awesome Show

Now Time Warner Is Charging Extra for the Music channels

Annoying co-workers

Creepiest gif ever.

Match Game Story: "Stupid Sally began her essay on linguine with 'Pasta is made __ glutens.'"

DS1 is stalking me. Yeah. Not pretty.

I am somewhat jealous of rising phoenix's new boobs

WTF? I have a stye in my eye. I had pink eye a month or so ago!

Your input is requested

Now how about a second NFL team for me besides the Philadelphia Eagles

Hello from Italy

Wait staff - would you really, seriously, tamper with a customer's food?

Damn me and my reading habits...

A mystery or a scam. You have to hear this wierd one!

Post a link to a video interview you like with an actor/actress or singer that you like

GAAAAAAH I could just kick myself.

all you ladies are gonna hate me

Aww, I just finally watched the movie August Rush.

At long last, the Bluejackets are in

Danny Gatton - Greatest guitar player you probably never heard of.

Dave reflects on VT's marriage equality victory

I'm shopping for a new baseball team.

Oh crap! My drivers license expired. Is there a grace period for that?

Do You Ever Cry Yourself To Sleep?

For Teena


About 2 years ago, I posted to the Lounge in despair because my kitty had mouth herpes

Why aren't merchant ships armed?

Kudos to the lounge for helping the economy!

Ladies, all other things being positive, would you decline going out with a guy shorter than you?

Post your favorite metal song.

AWESOME Rant By General Wes. Clark's Son On American Consumerism, Economy, Societal Values & More!

Cabrito al Pastor (Poll)

Jindal-backed candidate Lee Domingue got trounced during special state Senate election

Obame The Diplomat At The G-20? Lets Be Fair, Here's CNN Tape Of Bush At The G-8 In 2006


THE INFLUENCE GAME: Big Biz has a friend in Locke

LOL! Not that there was any doubt: Dem beats Freepwad in Congressional race in Illinois

"Kumar" (without "Harold") goes to the White House.

Give Jim Douglas (governor of Vermont) a piece of your mind.

Great K. Parker column: "When you're the big dog, you can afford to smile.The saber is understood."

Just discovered: Dump Michelle Bachmann blog

SO, How much did Coleman and the GOP Cost the Taxpayers of Minnesota?

AP:Obama achieves defining TV shot in Iraq-Glowing reception a world away from shoe attack on...Bush

Gov. Sanford must have presidential ambitions. He's on Morning Joe ...

Bloomberg: Congressional Panel Suggests Firing Managers, Liquidating Banks

VP Biden making some wonderful remarks to a bunch of soldiers

Obama shows Muslims America's best side

President Obama, thank you for your efforts on our behalf in Europe and

Another legal setback for detainees

President Obama: Tell The 'pukes to Fuck Off Already! If Anybody Can Do It, You Can!

Obama will be the first U.S. president to attend a White House Seder.

Treasury: GM, Chrysler launch supplier support

Obama officials reflect on Passover celebration a year ago: "Next year in the White House!"

The Obamas and the Clintons will be on Martha's Vineyard at the same time in August.

You know who haven't made the news in a while? The Birthers, that's who.

PHOTO Caption it!

President Obama - An Extremist's Nightmare (Joe Conason)

Where is the outrage? Obama said a dog would be waiting at

Why is Somalia still even called a "country"?

Barack Obama is a true SuperHero!

Ayatollah Khamenei may not support Ahmadinejad in the upcoming election

Ayatollah Khamenei may not support Ahmadinejad in the upcoming election

KY-Sen: Bunning Is In Santorum Country

Bloomberg - Surprisingly Balanced Discussion Of Geithner Plan

WIDESPREAD Voter Fraud in Wisconsin

Rick Sanchez is about to cover the "Obama is coming for your guns"

Recovery on the horizon or not Part II

You are wrong about the Geithner plan. (You are also right about it)

"America is back!"

Help: I've read the motion, watched Keith - I need some links to arguments FOR DOJ position

The Obama Doctrine: Swagger a Little, Reassure a Lot

Iranian President Ahmadinejad Willing To Give Obama A Chance, Welcomes Talks With U.S.

Report: Jesse Jackson Jr. faces ethics probe

From Wonkette: Images of Tea Bag Protest Letters sent to House and Senate Staffers

Do you approve of everything you've seen from President Obama?

Obama chooses MADD official to lead safety agency

2009 President Obama out of the 'lower 48' Itinerary

Murphy Looks Set to Win Absentees

Harper's Magazine: Obama’s National Security State

One might wonder why a right wing economist supports Obama's

The GOP wants to make a COMEBACK? Do they Really? They need to DUMP Cheney, Bush, Rash, Sean, BillO,

Just back from trying to take the Obama bumper sticker off my car..

Pres. Obama's Global Warming Plan Involves Geoengineering The Climate To Cool Earth's Air

Federal Reserve Staff Economic Outlook (March minutes)

David Rivkin is on Hardball. Anyone know what his accent is? I looked him

Tim Pawlenty will be on with Rachel to discuss the MN senate "race"

Republican caller calls Limbaugh a brainwashed Nazi. (Audio Included)

Why is Obama's Secret Service still protecting Bush and Cheney?

Wiretapping was why the hoopla?!

Palin plans to assist Murkowski campaign in 2010

PHOTOS The Trip to Europe (Time Magazine)

Conservadems (Bayh) - Continue to Oppose Giving Bankruptcy Courts Any Power To Modify Mortgages

Last Time Bush Was In Iraq, He Got A Free Pair of Shoes. What Did Obama Get?

Wall Street Journal - "Obama and Gates Gut the Military"

They don't get it...the GOP is still trying to DumbDown America. Obama is using Brains and the GOP

Secular Country? Obama Sides With Jefferson, Madison, Paine

Ooooo... spooky

"GATHERING STORM" - Anti-Gay Marriage Ad just started running on msnbc in the Philly area...

The Daily Show: "Wingnuts Gone Wild" (VIDEO)

The Geithner plan: criticisms are off the mark (Michael Spence)

White House Release on President Obama's Call to Congratulate UNC Basketball Coach Roy Williams

Hey Newt, remember all the pro-religious right wing zealots in Bush's administration?

Those accusing Obama of "group hug diplomacy" and saying it's a sign of weakness don't get it!

Inhofe bashes President Obama while overseas. Is that still unpatriotic, or

First Dog: the word on the street is...

Politico: Obama a huge fan of HBO's Entourage - watched Jon Stewart’s smackdown of Cramer

Steele wants more delegates 'of color'

Steele wants more delegates 'of color'

Listening to David Rivken on Hardball....Republicans are

The latest to make RWs pee themsleves with rage! GRRRRRRRR! oops!

I took off my Obama '08 Bumper Sticker a week ago

NY Times: Obama to Push Immigration Bill as One Priority

PHOTOS More pics of Joe the Pitcher

Obama's White House dream team virtually all Chicago millionaires

How 'bout a little "Hell Yeah!" for Rick Sanchez?

This Guy Says Obama is Protecting Bush

PHOTOS The VP at Fort Bragg (April 8)

About tomorrow's White House Seder

Who here is surprised? Levi Johnston says he's been treated like an outcast since the election

Well, Yeah, Just Like, uh, Because

Just ordered more Obama Bumper stickers for myself and friends

Wing-nuts are not merely wrong... they seek to perfect wrongness

Hey Oscar de La Renta - at least Michelle didn't meet the Queen wearing 'Saggy Boobs' Dress

TARP Oversight Panel: Treasury May Not Be Acknowledging ‘The Depth Of The Current Downturn’

Media Matters Story Re Fox Promoting A Militant Right Wing

*****************An Appreciation thread *****************

Why not Ralph Nader's idea to solve the financial meltdown?

Bill Moyers on the economy: "Stand aside, Mr. President, and let us prod with our pitchforks"

Bill Moyers on the economy: "Stand aside, Mr. President, and let us prod with our pitchforks"

How About A Big Cup Of "CHILL THE FUCK OUT" Regarding Ongoing DOJ Court Cases

White House- Obama Did Not "Bow" To The King

Arrrrggghhh.... Pirates holding US ship Captain.

Sony Pix acquires Ed Norton's 'Obama'

A Dozen Things Read on DU Today re EFF NSA suit (Obama admin motion on illegal wiretapping)

PHOTOS Behind the scenes with Obama in Iraq (Time Magazine)

2 pit bull terriers euthanized after being set on fire in Dallas

N. Korea Wondering What It Has To Do To Attract U.S. Military Attention

FEMA taking back its hurricane trailers

Exclusive: Lone protester takes on corporate giant

Somali pirates seize ship with 21 Americans onboard

Horizon Air Flight Diverted to Sac, 6 Passengers Injured

Obama Back in Washington After Overseas Trip.

Oral Sex Linked to Throat Cancer

Pakistan arrests 5 militants "planning attacks"

Jewish settlers rampage through West Bank village

Amazon Top Songs Now Priced Cheaper Than iTunes (iTunes price increase)

The CIA Torture Cover Up

Criminal case call over G20 death

Gunmen in mass killings had permits

N Korea threatens 'strong steps'

Report says spies compromised US electric grid

Mom kills son, then self at shooting range (left suicide note)

Give us the drones, Zardari demands of US

U.K. Boys, 10 and 11, Charged With Vicious Assault

U.S. crew regains control of ship hijacked by Somalia pirates

U.S. Wholesale Inventories Fall Twice as Much as Forecast; Sales Rise 0.6%

US To Take Part In Group Talks With Iran

Two Tibetans sentenced to death over Lhasa riots

White House invites gay families to Easter event

Binghamton Gunman Fired 98 Shots in Just Over a Minute

Recession-era reality TV: Show lets employees decide fate of co-workers

China sentences 2 to death for fires in Tibet riot

Gay Rights Groups Celebrate Victories in Marriage Push

Lawyer: Ruth Madoff Will Fight For NYC, Montauk Homes

Ex-El Rukn gang leader acquitted of two murders (after 24 years)

Ex-El Rukn gang leader acquitted of two murders (after 24 years)

A Plea to Obama from Father of Detainee

Work along Highway 45 gets funding

AP source: Spies compromised US electric grid

Cyberspies have Penetrated US Electrical Grid: Report

(Iowa Gov.) Culver: ‘Voters will have an opportunity to weigh in’ on gay marriage

Obama will be the first U.S. president to attend a White House Seder.

Insurers rise on report gov't may extend TARP

Obama to Push Immigration Bill as One Priority

Allen and deputies guilty on all counts

Ahmadinejad Welcomes U.S. Talks.

(Texas) County cuts out of KBR deal

Berlusconi: earthquake victims should view experience as camping weekend

(US Military ) Safety team warns of 'catastrophic' wiring in Iraq

Ex-POW McCain visits 'Hanoi Hilton' Vietnam prison

Justice Dept. to Name New Leader of Internal Ethics Unit

Texas judge allows collection of dead son's sperm

'Crown of Thorns' Galaxy Photographed in Space

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Wednesday April 8

Battle kills 5 as Taliban move beyond stronghold

Major MI5 operation against al-Qaeda endangered by security breach

Exiles Want to Expand U.S.-Cuba Relations

Breaking CBS News Radio: Americans Retake their Ship

Extremist Web Sites Are Using U.S. Hosts

Police: Curfew, door-to-door searches in Fallujah

Biden warns Israel off any attack on Iran

(Coleman) Recount Lawyers Say (MN) Supreme Court Will Decide Case

Officials: Somali pirates seize 21 U.S. sailors

Alaska House wants Stevens to be able to sue

Next bailout: Life insurance gets lifeline from taxpayers

Man who died re-elected mayor of Missouri town

Rights groups: Shell funded Nigerian militants, was complicit in executions of activists

After critical editorial, (Hillsdale) college newspaper editor finds animal carcasses draping porch

US think tank wants H1B cap raised to 195,000

Demand for H-1B visas tumbles

Asif Ali Zardari: Barack Obama should give us drones to fight terror

Calif. Salmon Season Halted

Trans-gender rights bill passes (New Hampshire) House by one vote

Trans-gender rights bill passes (New Hampshire) House by one vote

Senate budget revives 'nuclear pork'

Legislature approves breast-feeding rights

Fox to make reality TV show out of company layoffs

FCC Acting Chairman To Act Boldly On Media Diversity

GM Pension Vow Seen as `Garbage' as Bankruptcy Might Wipe Out $16 Billion

China auto sales surpass US for 3rd month

Va. General Assembly Rejects $125M in Stimulus Money

Obama administration 'anti religious,' Gingrich says

Obama looks at climate engineering

US banker sees 10% jobless rate

New York Takes Over Paragallo’s Horse Farm

NY Times: Obama to Push Immigration Bill as One Priority

Arab= Muslim = War = Terror?

President Obama Visits Troops in Iraq

Ted Stevens' Conviction Overturned

Visteon Factory Occupation Workers go to Boss's House

Robert Greenwald on Rethink Afghanistan

Countdown: Fineman on Admin's Rationalization for Warrantless Wiretapping Defense

TARP Panel Oversight chairwoman on Rachel Maddow

Stephanie Miller, Penn Jillette Et Al On "Larry King" Re: Obama At G-20

Glenn Beck's radio show descends further into madness: foreign infiltrators!

'Frightened' Far Right Ad Against Same Sex Marriage - Scaring America All Over Again

Avraham Burg gets 'tough' on Israel at Georgetown University

Video of police assault on Ian Tomlinson, who died during G20 protest in London

Right Wing At It Again - No Shame Too Low, Kids Used to Manipulate Debate

SMILE!! You know you need it

Fox "News": Mr. Rogers Is Evil

TDS on Repubs paranoia

Caller calls Rush Limbaugh 'Brainwashed Nazi'

Bush Writes His Memoir

GM And Segway Create New Microcar Concept

Simon Johnson on Washington Journal

Response to NOM's "Gathering Storm" ad

Sanchez slams Fox news for its doomsday talk

Elizabeth Warren Introduces COP's April Report (on TARP)

Countdown-attorney Kevin Bankston - EFF sues government over wiretapping

TYT: Rush Limbaugh Gets Clobbered By Caller (!)

Stopping by Baghdad

MATURE CONTENT: Beck, Boner (Boehner) - Wingnuts Are Weeping!

Marc Maron's "The 10 New Plagues of Passover"

Keith Olbermann & The On-Air Revolt of a Limbaugh "Ditto Head"

TYT: Is Obama Breaking The Same Laws Bush Did?

Thom Hartmann: Single payer healthcare, corruption at PBS

BEAUTIFUL: Chris Hitchens Mops The Floor With FRC's Ken Blackwell- Satisfying

Obama Pushes To Continue Warrantless Wiretapping - Olbermann

Turkish TV reporter dons blackface during report about President Obama

Leslie Marshall sends Neil Cavuto into fetal meltdown

Paul Krugman Kills Rachel's Sally Sunshine

Zinn on class in America

TYT: Wes Clark Jr. Classic rant on images & marketing. Claims Applebee's is the Matrix

Economist Nouriel Roubini Lashes Out at CNBC Host

In These Times: Do-It-Yourself Governance

Holder Defends DOJ Following Stevens Dismissal.

U.S. Envoy Seeks to Soothe India Worries.

The Last Jew in Afghanistan. Video

Chris Dodd: Scourge or Casualty of Wall Street?

Dylan on Obama

Bill Moyers & Michael Winship: Changing the Rules of the Blame Game

Guy's a democrat and doesn't know it.

“Special Rights” for Bigots

Summers: In Charge and Living Large. ref: TruthDig's Robert Sheer

The Nation: Old Europe, New Again

Economist Nouriel Roubini lashes out at CNBC host

RBS cuts 9,000 jobs

Bill O’Reilly < Than Sluggo

Chris Floyd--Hero Blues: Liberals Line Up With Militarism

Right-Wingers Condemn Activist Vermont LEGISLATORS

Joe Conason: An Extremist's Nightmare

Glenn Beck and the rise of Fox News' militia media

On Passover, Corporate CEO Touts Himself as The New Moses

Ethanol producer Aventine files for bankruptcy, Wonder why the country is broke?

The Obama's trip to Europe in Pictures

Support for gun control at its lowest in 50 years

Turkish News Anchor Appears in Blackface to Report on Obama

Sacramento Tea Party, Cavuto Revolution should be Categorized as Enemy Combatants

Gates signals dark days for military-industrial complex

Funny But True: Lessons from A.I.G.

Kevin Phillips: The "Disaster Stage" of U.S. Financialization

The Pew Poll About Obama’s Polarized Early Job Approval Ratings, and The Trouble with Percentages

Revive Lincoln’s Monetary Policy: an Open Letter to President Obama -- Ellen Brown

Israel Cries Wolf

Don't look now, but things just got worse;

Time Magazine--Wikipedia for Spies: The CIA Discovers Web 2.0

TYT: Interview w/ Economist William Black ('Geithner's...Track Record Of Failure')

The Red Cross Torture Report: What It Means

Why Obama Derangement Syndrome Has Stopped Being Funny

US Department of Interior Moves to Speed Up Wind Energy

Entergy's Indian Point PR Reaches Critical Mass, new firm is the Breaux Lott Leadership Group

new ethanol crop with dual purpose

Americas on alert for sea level rise (BBC)

PAM Forum: The Case for a National Infrastructure Policy

Brazil cracks down on illegal loggers in Amazon

Pemex May Squeeze Extra 3 Billion Barrels From Cantarell Field

Report lists America's 10 most endangered rivers (CNN)

Bill McKibben: The fierce urgency of now

Paddle enthusiasts save money and rivers (CNN)

Patrick Moore is now shilling for Big Pharma

I'd like a scooter - any suggestions

Algae Can Save the World From Global Warming While Producing Biofuel

New law weakens anti-Chavez mayor in Venezuela

NAT'L. GEOGRAPHIC TONITE: "Locked Up Abroad - Caracas"

Nicaragua Says the Final Declaration for Summit has not been Unanimously Agreed On

FIDEL: "The Meeting with Barbara Lee and Other Members of the Black Caucus"

Brazil court orders jail, retrial in US nun death

Teachers Union Leader Killed in Colombia

Charlie Rose interviewed Death Squads last night. Video link:

Two C-SPAN events: Black Caucus Press Conf. in DC after return AND Summit of the Americas Preview

FLASH!! Possible Spy Case in Cuba Possibly Related to Lage, Perez Roque and Remirez?

Spy ring for Cuba uncovered (old story but interesting)


Where is Raúl Reyes’ body?

VEN Amb-OAS Says Cuba Can't Be Ignored at Summit-Demands FINAL review of Declaration doc

SHIELDING "GONI": Why are top Democrats Protecting Bolivia's Former Prez from Trial for Massacres?

U.S.-Cuba policy could take center stage at Americas summit

O'Malley introduces Preakness bill in Assembly

Jesus Tom---Throw her a couple of crackers!

Today in labor history Apr 8 A violent explosion ripped through the Banner coalmine, 128 killed

Visteon Factory Occupation Workers go to Boss's House

AFL-CIO, CtW, NEA form National Labor Coordinating Committee

Hundreds Rally Against Use of Foreign Steel In U.S. Pipelines

Economic Report: Beer - The REAL Economic Stimulus

Yes on 8 had a far superior web presence

Marriage Equality opponents in Vermont whine: "They outspent us"

Baldacci: Vermont vote won't influence him (Maine)

Is Sedona pretty gay friendly?

Rhode Island's Governor Carcieri joins chrisTo-Fascist anti-Equality Crusade

Iraq Vigils: NYC on Friday 10 April, London Next Thursday 16 April

Wash. OKs transgender hate-crime protection

I need biblical references/resources to help a gay fundamentalist who thinks he's going to hell.

A question about posting rules in this forum

Jack Wrangler, Gay Porn Idol, Dead At 62

Can same-sex marriage be legalized in Oregon in 2010?

Tom Robinson - Glad To Be Gay

Any Prop 8 lawsuit news?

Educators urge 'yes' vote on gay marriage (Maine)

NYT: bodies of as many as 25 boys and men suspected of being gay have turned up

Know Your Lying Enemy: Rick Warren disavows support for Prop. 8

Hospitals to pay $1.6 million in skid row dumping case

New Approach Discovered To Lowering Triglycerides

Secondhand smoke a downer for mood as well as lungs (USAToday/Delmarva Times)

Biden warns Israel off any attack on Iran

AFP: Israeli Settlers Rampage In West Bank Village -Medics

Arabs still remember lost Palestinian villages

PA Ultimatum: Three Conditions or No Contact with Israel

Happy Passover, DU!

Lieberman to be charged with fraud

demolition of home of Jerusalem 'bulldozer attacker'

Israeli Army T-Shirts Mock Gaza Killings

"The Military has repeatedly violated Medical Ethic Codes during its Gaza Offensive"

Israel to seal Gaza crossings for four days for Passover

A Tale of Two Depressions - study that Krugman cites today.

Goldman Sachs' Bailout Bonanza

Bill Moyers on the economy: "Stand aside, Mr. President, and let us prod with our pitchforks"

Ten principles for a Black Swan-proof world By Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Firm Acted as Tutor as It Sold Risky Deals to Towns

Treasury Expanding TARP To Bail Out Insurers

If Obama is a socialist, what does that make Reagan or every other republican president?

World Economy Falling Faster Than in 1929-1930

How the FDIC is circumventing the law in order to take on $1Trillion in risk with the PPIP plan.

Infinite debt:How unlimited interest rates destroyed the economy

Self-delete. duplicate

Marshall County man charged with manslaughter.

Reality Check

A shooting story we can all be happy about...

One month, Eight mass shootings, 57 people DEAD.

Every time one of them in washington brings up new gun laws it gets worse.

Gallup: Support for more gun control hits all-time low

Changing the Rules of the Blame Game

i could

Third burglary today wasn't a charm for

"We *do* want their guns, we just don't want them to figure that out yet"

4 shot, 1 dead at Christian retreat in California

How many members on this board..

How Can Mortgage Securities Be Worth So Little When Houses Aren't Going To Zero?

4 shot, 1 dead at Korean retreat center in Calif.

Holder infers gun control a low priority, wants to work with NRA

Jewish settlers rampage through West Bank village

Obama won't take your guns, Nancy Pelosi will do it for him...

Good Lord, those fucking lunatic rightwingers are even crazier than we imagined!

Hello Veterans, Just A Nice Little Story For You . . .

Sunset in volcanic haze

Save the Farm (lots of pictures)

The Tightrope Walkers

Damn, I am tired of taking pics like this one

I finally got all the captions done on my Iditarod galleries.


I ran into a kindred spirit the post office.

Don't identify too closely with your Sun sign.

Need a smile? This will do it

Need help with mythology or religious figures

I need some good vibes for my kitty Benny.

How bird feathers produce color -- it's all about beer (sort of)

Chimpanzees exchange meat for sex

Monster space telescope prepares for launch

Tiny Newfound Frog Fits on a Fingertip

Even isolated cultures understand emotions conveyed by Western music

Urge California Governor to Sign Harvey Milk Day Bill

Why is monotheism supposedly better than polytheism?

The things that made the things for which there is no known maker

Happy Easter

On Religion

Why Peter Singer makes the New Atheists nervous

Societies worse off 'when they have God on their side

Wasabi farms

I've seen it all now - Special Grooms cake - Meat Cake

What's for dinner ~ Wednesday ~ April the 8th Edition

Top 10 Lavish Ballpark Foods

April '09 Cooking and Baking Project.


No bulge in men's underwear.......

CP: U.S. slaps 10 per cent duty on Canadian softwood lumber imports

American Idol

question about stylesheets

Conflicker Eyechart Test

Anyone use the Avira free version virus scan?

It all starts tomorrow.

Dowloaded Open Office yesterday, can't save anything.