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Archives: May 12, 2009

KO - Cheney and O'Leilly


Spc. Boyd is in Afghanistan and is always ready! (PIC)

MSN Has A Poll Up About Wanda Sykes

Jury still out in 'Liberty City 6' terrorism case

CIA"If you don't violate someone's human rights some of the time-you probably aren't doing your job"

Fundies: Gaaawwwwdddd will smite Obama if he cuts abstinence-only funding

Why is Cheney speaking out so much?

fight against Somalian piracy, EU scores best , 8 of10 brought to justice

I wonder how many unreported large estates of U.S. citizens are sitting in the

CHENEY Can't Remember His Oath Of Office

How Desperate Things are in My Town Now

The first of two quotes I'd like to share with you all tonight

I think I figured out why Hannity is not taking up KO's waterboarding challenge.

Look up "medical tourism" if you think USA is number 1 in healthcare

Where can I find a Randi podcast?

Where can I find a Randi podcast?

Where can I find a Randi podcast?

Hoekstra calls for CIA documents to be declassified

So , did Rush cry about Wanda Sykes?

Rachel is tearing RIck Scott a new one - Howie Dean on now

Wanted: For Crimes Against Americans

Matthew Rothschild: Give It Up, Newt!

Wal-Mart CEO signed petition calling for banning gay adoption

If you can stand it, turn on Hannity

Bank Robbers Oppose Vault Reinforcement

Why is Bush speaking out so little?

National Lobby Day and Rally for Single-Payer in DC

Clifford Alexander, I salute you, sir

Only **10 MINUTES LEFT** to enter to win a signed copy of "Dreams From My Father" by Barack Obama.

This is like a fore-shock: I'm warning you people, I'm on the verge of a serious rant!

This is like a fore-shock: I'm warning you people, I'm on the verge of a serious rant!

Franken Asks Court To Give Minnesota Governor A Direct Order

Dick-Limpballs question.

Ah Microsoft strikes again

Okay, I've seen the Wanda Sykes clips all days .......

I know what DU is missing these days.

DON'T MISS the final episode of We Shall Remain on PBS TONIGHT!

Courtesy Of The NYT

MN's Gov. Pawlenty is protested on White Bear Lake

Where is the money for the senator from Minnesota going?

Would Homeland Security have caught the GI that killed in Iraq...

Missouri GOP uses cancer center for leverage

US sees confirmed flu cases rise

I need some help with markings on an old AF plane.

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

A note from Senator Sanders, re Credit Cards

Free hospital care in MD for those under 1.5 times poverty guideline

Senate Judiciary To Review Torture, DOJ OLC (Wed)

We Shall Remain, Part 5 of 5 coming right up on PBS

Eric Massa ... you tell it, friend!

Final three day + Thursday night total for Star Trek

Keith Olbermann destroys the RW's attempt to claim that Obama was wrong about Churchill and torture

The Credit Card Question: A Game of Chicken between the Fed and the Credit Card Companies

WATCH WED. NIGHT ONLINE : Dr. Horowitz : dangerous swine flu vaccine

Naomi Klein and William Greider on with Charlie Rose tonight. Elizabeth Warren

Asking for clarification on the credit card controversy.

Could we please have a "Confession" Thread or Forum where we can go to confess

Dear Carrie Prejean: Is vanity a sin? Is enhancement surgery vanity?

I haven't seen any mention of the cause of the Buffalo plane crash this past Winter

Why am I not surprised?

2.13, 2.19, 2.29

Buh-bye, Demjanjuk!

It is never too late to prosecute a war criminal. Dick Cheney, please take note.

He now claims to be "disabled"? Really?

Prejean plays the Satan card: "Satan was trying to tempt me" with gay marriage question...

Am I back? It's beginning to seem like it.

Tonight's Daily Show - ROFLMAO!!!!!!!

You what pisses me off about Cheney?

Historian Andrew Bacevich on Democracy Now (5/11/09)

This thread has been locked.

This thread has been locked.

I just recently watched Sicko.

Anyone ever heard of the Leica Freedom Train?

What cities do DUers think GM will consider for it's headquarters if they do relocate it?

Iran shows hints of moderation

Fiat plans mass sackings and plant closures throughout Europe

9/11 jokes are tasteless

Gay marriage stalls in Catholic RI

Douche Limpbag can fucking burn in hell

The eagle has moved, I repeat the eagle has moved.

Powell More Popular Than Cheney & Limbaugh together lol.

Delete. Bad source

Limbaugh's GOP: Winning is losing

So You Had A Bad Year...

Don't forget to vote for Adam on American Idol tonight

Third tour?

Chris Hedges: Becoming What We Seek to Destroy

Obama to Tar Heels: Thanks for 'Vindicating Me Before the Entire Nation'

Remember Georgie's drug bill ???

Richard Cohen (WAPO) writes yet another pro-torture column: "What if Cheney is right?"

I think the Cheneys heard Prof. Turley last night on Countdown....

Mike Isikoff on Cheney's surprising language

Ignore- posted in error

Liz Cheney = Lying Piece of Shit, Jr.

One more question....Why is Liz not on Fox???? Fox is the Cheney


AMA President-Elect on WJ discussing health care reform.

Liz Cheney's Lies About Troops And Waterboarding: SERE

"Queen Victoria" on Arlen Specter

H.R. 676 Co-Sponsor List

Morning Christian Joe

Steele: Perez Hilton Is Obama's Kind Of "Empathetic Judge"

Does anyone else find Anna Marie Cox annoying?

Chicken-Shit Asteroid Veers Away At Last Minute

We’re Dull, Small Banks Say, but Have Profits (NY Times)

We’re Dull, Small Banks Say, but Have Profits (NY Times)

Yoko Ono talks about Lennon exhibit

Lawsuit presses case against state(Maryland) for food, medical aid

Has anyone here had any experience with the

Florida's hard core GOPers take aim at Charlie Crist's Senate run

This Modern World: The Real Life Ticking Bomb Scenario (Cha-Chunk! Cha-Chunk!)

Morning Schmo, Liz Cheney sent out to defend her dad again.

Michigan Blogger/Consultant Accepts Challenge to be Waterboarded

Cheney's "Worst Of The Worst" Mostly Innocent & BUSHCO/CIA Knew

Crist running for Senate

Cheney's increasingly 'breathy' speech

Al-Libi Case - Eloquent Testimony against Torture (Juan Cole)

Anyone watching CSPAN1? Hearings on health care. Three people have stood up

Hey Wanda! I hope he has asshole failure and we'll never have to listen to the gasbagprick again!

Both sides of the legalize Marijuana argument courtesy of CBS

Ocala bombing suspect has troubled history

Satan was trying to tempt me with a brownie. But I got fake boobs, bleached my hair, yanked off my

When Do We Stop Being "Patient"?

When Do We Stop Being "Patient"?

Salon dot com: Philly Inquirer quietly hires John Yoo as columnist

Salon dot com: Philly Inquirer quietly hires John Yoo as columnist

Democrats race to hearings on interrogation memos

Workers Approve Sit-In At Hartmarx Suit Factory: Wells Fargo Bank May Shut Suitmaker Down

Barbed wire and health care reform

Former CIA agent slams Cheney as ‘hypocritical’

We have eggzamined the pikchuhs carefully .......

45 Blue Dog Democrats Protest Secrecy of Health Care Talks

Jesse Ventura on waterboarding

Christian School Student Suspended For Attending Public School Prom

Chris Floyd: Burn After Reading: Intel Dump Muddies Dirty War Waters

Oh no! Now liberals are "terrified" by Miss California too!

Remember Liz Cheney made lots of money on the Iraq war.

Perspective 2020: What ever happened to the Republicans?

Free market doesn't work for health insurance...

Obama's Medicare Dodge

Base shooting in Bagdad kills 5 soldiers

Ca. banks tearing down brand new

What kind of fucked up "justice" system do we have in the US

Anyone ask him where the fuck....

Republicans crank up the crazy even higher. NRCC chief says Obama has secret plan to sabotage US.

PLEASE...Someone explain "Single Payer" Health Reform in some detail.

Everybody needs to quit picking on Pelosi. I mean, she said she

How much you want to bet Miss USA, Inc. never saw the TMZ photos

Some questions for the lawyers that wrote the memos...

Andrew Sullivan: Who Monitored The Torture?

I'm getting the weird impression that it is now conservatives that are becoming the "relativists".

"This Is The 2st Century".....Donald Trump

Yet another assault on our First Amendment right to free speech...

Yet another assault on our First Amendment right to free speech...

"People need to respect MY rights"

"Excuse me Your Dick is out" (Daily Show VIDEO last night) 3:50

"Dick Cheney is the Miss California of American politics"

Daily Show: President had plausible deniability for offensive 9/11 joke

A Kentucky Fried Fiasco - Grilled Chicken Giveaway Turns Ugly

MSNBC breathlessly waiting fate of Ms. Prejean

Fuck you, Carrie....

The Great Animal Escapes Of 2009

Should you believe 60 Minutes' story on Chevron in Ecuador -- or Chevron's?

Make it the Baucus 13.

TMZ dishes up 15 more "revealing" photos of Carrie "I only took one photo" Prejean

Has the Defense "Our Tactics Worked, so not a Crime" ever been allowed?

So, if you are beautiful, it's okay to lie?


U.N. Expert Calls On U.S. To Address Ongoing Issues Of Racism

Keep your Tweets to yourself.

Keep your Tweets to yourself.

Keep your Tweets to yourself.

Miss California Revealed Yet Again: Brainless Photos Emerge! Prejean Dumbfounded

Farmers Insurance gossip. from a disgruntled employee

leave Carrie Prejean alone!

The Rude Pundit : Why Rush Limbaugh Ought to Be Force-Fed His Own Liposuctioned Fat ...

Stark Reality.

Apple Rejects Jesus

Yet Another Top Dem: CIA Doc On Torture Briefings Is Wrong

People some DUers get upset about who aren't worth getting upset about

Ads for The FOX Nation? On my DU?

US Soldier throws puppy???!!!

How long do you think the inevitable flurry of Miss CA threads will last?

Chavez seizes foreign owned oil service firms using military

This thread is about all the women who some how managed to be successful

Steele: when all else fails - tabloid name drop

How does someone 'know' for sure that the 'terrorist' holds valuable information that justifies

Roger the steroid dodger looks to Donald for forgiveness...

IMPORTANT: Goldman settles with massachusetts homeowners...60 mil

Inquirer defends the indefensible: A monthly column by torture architect John Yoo

Best Television program I've seen in years:

Pakistan expanding its nuclear capability

Tamron, Schuster, and Contessa had a "small difference of opinions" about Miss CA USA.

Convicted soldier: 'You probably think I'm a monster'. But, honestly, Why?

If you think Carrie Prejean had to puck the Donald to keep her crown..REC this thread!

If you think Carrie Prejean had to puck the Donald to keep her crown..REC this thread!

Had a thought: Peoples advocate/speaker at all public meetings.

Anyone want to talk about Miss California?

So, which democrat in public office said "Deficits don't matter", to allow Republicans to bash us?

Why would Prejean think it was a good idea to say she was 17 in the pictures?

Which member of the Bush Crime Family sickens you the most?

Watched last hr. of Senate Committee on HealthCare Reform---Help

Contessa, what happens when your not even dumb enuf to be a pagent queen

Christian Symposium Offers Different Take on Aliens at Roswell UFO Festival

Healthcare has been my #1 concern for too many years

The Health Care Industry's PR Scam

PRAISE JESUS...Carrie Keeps Her Crown....

Obama Pentagon's Tactic of Blaming (Innocent) Victims, and Others, for Their Own Reckless Attacks

Biden's Syracuse grad speech: 'Not the usual malarkey,' the H-word, Obama's dumb dog

Can anyone tell me how the health "care" insurance industry is going to make us healthier?

What is the appeal of Ron Paul?

Romney spokesman on Steele: ‘Sometimes when you shoot from the hip, you miss the target.’

Who wants a star?

O’Reilly: Same sex marriage could lead to goat, dolphin, turtle marriages

Republicans are Defective

Just another right wing tool

Just another right wing tool

Senate Finance Holds Last of Health Care Roundtables - Live Now

Ah shut up Keith

No Tricks Here: Dick Cheney Has Become Nixon 2.0

Obama's plans for Afghanistan.

The cowards on MSNBC sucking up to Liz Cheney!


Partridge Family Mom to Pose Nude at 75?

Difference between Wanda & Rush? Wanda was being sarcastic and she's not on Armed Forces Radio!

How has our country become so petty? so incompetent to solve real problems?

yay! its okay to break the rules!

Teehee! Teabaggers don't have the guts to protest at Janeane Garofalo performance!

Fannie And Freddie Will Need Almost $100 Billion In 2010

Saberi copied confidential Iranian document

What if baking ingredients were sold subject to terms like a software TOS?

Global warming related? Record-breaking floods in Alaska.

“The death of Ibn al-Sheikh al-Libi means that the world will never hear his account of torture"

Damage to Atlantis, breaking on MSNBC

Would you rather marry a goat, duck, dolphin or turtle than Bill O'Reilly?

Whoa. Billo your face! Got Spots?

Interested in live blogging the SFRC hearing on energy security with Jimmy Carter?

Bill-O: Gay marriage will lead to legalized marriage to turtles.

The Art of the Winds of Wore & Miss 'Kollyfornia'

CHENEY "Reveling In The Gutting Of Our Constitution" (Emptywheel)

Obama administration threatens Britain to keep torture evidence concealed

What is the status of the New Hampshire same-sex marriage bill?

Move OVER, Rick Man-On-Dog Santorum...Bill O'Reilly's got a little thing for TURTLES. And falafels.

It’s War: Conservative Candidate Uses Image Of Obama To Attack Moderate GOPer

Right wingers don't seem to complain about Rush wanting to buy a new private jet

Hurry up, flip over to CNBC, Maria Bartiromo is doing a cutting edge story

Ventura: Powell's a 'war hero,' while Cheney 'ran and hid'

Breaking on NYT - SS & Medicare funds could be exhausted earlier than anticipated

Posner: Conservatism is deathly ill (but at least it succeeded in moving the center rightward)

Medicare, Social Security Eroded by Recession Losses

How Carrie Prejean and the right wing won

david schuster....cheney was just on faux news....cheney says he's responding to the new admin

What is the most superficial thing in American culture?

Why is anyone suprised by Trump's decision? For him, any publicity is good publicity.

Right Wing Terrorism Watch International - Neo-Nazis arrested over attack on Holocaust survivors

Right Wing Terrorism Watch International - Neo-Nazis arrested over attack on Holocaust survivors

Q&A: How the 'cash-for-clunker' plan would work

(from Time magazine) The Real Problem with Credit cards: The Cardholders.

What IS torture?

Is anyone else having trouble staying logged in to DU?

FDR's Fireside Chats

FDR's Fireside Chats

Can Vanessa Williams Get Her Crown Back??

OK, I'm convinced. Let's take off our gloves and get to the bottom of this torture story.

Falling Flat-Screen TVs, a growing threat for kids

In tomorrow's Senate testimony, Zelikow will try to distance Condi from Cheney's torture policies

My e-mail to Ed Schultz in reply to his support for Single-Payer Representation:

Let's explore more radical solutions than single payer! For Overton winnage!

Cenk Uygur, TYT: If Cheney ran in 2012 he'd be younger than McCain when he ran in 2008

A 2012 Doomsday Scenario

At least one good thing has come from the Carrie Prejean situation....

This is no time for President Obama to fire military linguists like Choi.

This Modern World - The real-life ticking bomb scenario: Cha-chunk! Cha-chunk!

Nancy Pelosi’s Choice On Torture

Who Are The Real Psychopaths In Afghanistan?

Fighting Rich Lobbyists to Save Health Care Reform

Fighting Rich Lobbyists to Save Health Care Reform

Fighting Rich Lobbyists to Save Health Care Reform

check in here if you hope Limpballs' kidneys fail.

Irish student hoaxes world's media with fake quote

Perhaps the Year's Most Biased Article: "The Real Problem with Credit Cards: The Cardholders"

Graham and Lieberman Try To Block New Abuse Photos

Tomorrow's Hearing on interrogation techniques will be broadcast live on C-Span 3

What is the real reason, Cheney and co. are

Top 7 GM execs sell all their GM stock.


A Pirate's Life for Beck....Arrrgh - Wore Pirate Cumberbund at WHCD

LIARS & TORTURERS - Levin Re: Tomorrow's Judiciary Cmmtee Session - "It's False Testimony"

Neo-Nazis screaming 'Heil Hitler' attack concentration camp survivors

Jon Stewart Slams Pundits for OKing Torture, Attacking Wanda Sykes

Alan Keyes: Obama at Notre Dame as bad as Priests molesting kids

Walter Pincus: U.S. Military Personnel Were Split on Past Interrogations, Report Says

What do the right wing "revolutionaries" want to replace our Constitutional government with?

The perfect foil against the fat bag 'o shit.....

Inhofe Gets Hysterical (Again)

WOW. . .Crazy Wingnut Pastor writes e-mail to saying Trump aligned himself with GOD. .

Keep It Made in America (Danny Glover & Rev. Jesse Jackson are joining workers in an 11-state tour)

Who do you think the next Republican to defect will be?

GOP govs plan Tea Party 2.0

I have a simple proposal for members of congress who are against single payer health care

On principle I am against torture, BUT... the Gaffey's of the world

The bizarre irony of Cheney's "Torture Tour." He clearly needs to be tortured.

bwwwaaaahhhh... {{{deep breath}}}... bwwwwaaaahhh... Ron Reagan Jr. going off on Miss Bigot... CA

Physicist’s Fool-Proof War Formula (Just Add Media Accounts)

OMFG - Cliff May just said Japanese waterboarding was

Ex-insurance broker jailed

Would Alex P Keaton (the character) be a Repuke today?

Subprime prosecutions stops foreclosures but lets goldman sachs off hook in Massachusetts

My Fistbump.

Hasn't Cheney just implicated himself in knowing in real time the details

Support Single payer Health Care ACTION PAGE

Pelosi: Torture protest improper in '03

cheney is out doing what the bu$h* administration did for eight years

lest we forget....U.N. censures bu$h* Administration for waterboarding

Pat Buchanan is delusional again..

Single-payer health care system a breath of fresh air

The Insurance Monster.........

ron christie, frank gaffney, cliff may

Crist gives GOP 'big fish' in 2010 Senate elections (CNN)

you know how to save Medicare? its really really easy

Afghan villagers get payments for US airstrike that killed civilians. Govt. commission says 140 died

Apple: You Can’t Play Jesus on iPhone

My rant to Senator Baucus

For An Immediate End to the Catastrophe in Sri Lanka

Did newly announced top Afghan general run Cheney's assassination wing?

President Obama , don't forget about the prescription drug relief you talked about in the campaign

Send Stephen Colbert a birthday present

The Vehicular Homicide Trial of State Trooper Higbee

Idiot America - A new book by Charlie Pierce

ed is laying it all out today....18 uninterrupted minutes so far

Fucking Ron (The Cross-eyed Prick) Christie DAY AND NIGHT..

We live in a consumerist society... not a capitalist society

I put up with MSNBC in morning because of MSNBC in the evening.

Insurance is *inherently* a social safety net.

Obama administration threatens Britain to keep torture evidence concealed

NEW CONTEST! Donate to DU and you'll be entered to win an 8GB iPod Nano + $25 iTunes Gift Card!

Wolfram is back: Washington Post: Wolfram Alpha Getting A Public Preview On Tuesday

Up-Date on Family Burned out by Fire

A country of worthless opinions

So theoretically if I was being "honest" & was "raised to believe" some racist crap

IL Factory workers to sit in if they try to close the factory

Anyone heard from DUer Hekate? Winds to return to SoCal fire area

video of quadrapedal robot walking over various terrains. A little spookie.

Entertainment Tonight: Palin to release her memoirs, you betcha!

should there be term limits for senators and congresspersons ?

The current FReepathon has raised $64,393 and is 80% toward its goal

Have a date with your family tonite! Mental Hygiene 50's film, my have times changed

Kucinich slams Obama: Healthcare savings 'unconscionable rip-off'

Lest we forget- Hackworth and the torture tapes.

Jon Stewart and John Oliver on TDS nailed Wanda's jokes

All-Out Effort to Put Single-Payer 'On the Table'

All-Out Effort to Put Single-Payer 'On the Table'

Beware: Big Business is Targeting Moderate Dems with Campaign Dollars and Crying Wolf Arguments

Microsoft confirms Windows 7 coming this year (CNN)

Lt. Daniel Choi's Letter to Obama/Congress: "Please Do Not Fire Me"

Generation X: Praying to No One?

Tortured to death

Bush Did the Same Thing That Landed Don Siegelman in Prison

Prisoner Who Tied Iraq to Al-Qaeda Found Dead in Libyan Jail

Donald Trump, Miss California, and Barack Obama

Healthcare Reform is Make or Break for the Democratic Party

Tillman's Parents Seek Records of General Appointed Top Dog in Afghanistan

I'm just curious. What effect do you think the movie "Sicko" had on the health care issue?

Don't mind me, I just went a little nuts and got banded.

Just now on Hardball

A Fair Warning to Any Politicians Reading This Page

Beware of Health Care Industry Barons Bearing Gifts

Glenn Greenwald: Obama administration threatens Britain to keep torture evidence concealed

Grassley: The president said to me that he would rather have a health plan with .......

Dems Raising Cash Off Sessions’ Claim That Obama Is Plotting To Kill Economy

Gay soldier to Obama: "I beg you today: Do not fire me."

In defense of Obama and a request for DU naysayers


What happens when we don't show up?

It should be noted that Miss "Christian Traditional Marriage" parents are DIVORCED!

Koppel: "Enhanced Interrogation Technique" is like saying "Rape is an Enhanced Seduction Technique"

200 Orgs Ask for Special Prosecutor for Cheney and Bush

so, i'm quitting smoking today...


NTSB: Colgan pilot, as student, was "slow". At time of crash, may have been flirting with copilot

Does Melting the Skin Off Children Qualify As Torture?

Federal Prosecutors Want Siegelman To Get A Longer Sentence

Cell phone jamming in schools.

Five actions for single payer

Why should credit card interest rates be less than 30%?

Joan Walsh: "Once a barely elected president jokes about WMDs, it's hard to ever be offensive again"

Mom Outraged by Son's Arrest Reportedly Knew He Was Making Bomb Threats

Would torture prosecutions be too divisive?

Bloomberg: Swine Flu May Be Human Error (MUST READ)

Digby: Wanda Sykes' Limbaugh jokes give media people the vapors

Cheney In 2012?! (Cenk At Huffington Post)

Jobs vs Lives. re: Health Care

DISAPPEARING EVIDENCE: CIA Ghost Detainee Reported "Suicide"

Name the First Marijuana Chain Store

Cops collar Russian punting dog dressed as lamb

Will your enthusiasm for Obama wane if he signs a healtcare bill without Public option

Janeane Garofalo vs the "Tea Baggers" Round II - This Time It's Personal!

Wolves, Polar Bears, the Endangered Species Act, and You

Oliphant captures the love birds.....(prepare yourselves)

Oliphant captures the love birds.....(prepare yourselves)

Sarah Palin to Release Memoir

Parasitic flies turn fire ants into zombies

Holbrooke: I Can’t Be Certain Afghan Troop Build-Up Won’t Be Counterproductive

Wednesday, May 13th -- National Lobby Day and Rally for Single-Payer in Washington DC

I think ALL the pols have underestimated the repressed anger and frustration over healthcare

Could Food Shortages Bring Down Civilization?


Guardian: New Trek Depicts a Sexist Future

Jesse Ventura: You Give Me a Water Board, Dick Cheney and One Hour ...

Caption Arnie

Baucus Arrests Five More Doctors, Nurses, Activists

Cheap food and low wages....

McGovern says the secret ballot is 'a matter of principle'

Just witnessed a shoot-out one block west of our house.

Barbara Ehrenreich: Unemployed, and Not Getting a Job Anytime Soon? Why Not Build a Better World?

Say something incoherent about another DUer.

There's got to be a better way....

Whatever Tonight Brings


Anybody else miss Grovelbot's sticky notes?

1/2 a pint of ice cream + muscle relaxer

I don't want to go to heaven as long they have Vulcans in Hell

The Shoreline Amphitheater seen from the air

Only **10 MINUTES LEFT** to enter to win a signed copy of "Dreams From My Father" by Barack Obama.

LynneSin called me Beavis, so I called her Butthead. I think that's clever.

Must finish this paper

Jeez, that Skinner guy is really spamming the Lounge; should I turn in an alert?

Been coughing for a month and a half after having the flu

Today's "Shirley Jones To Pose Nude For Playboy" rumor? Shot down in flames.

I'm ashamed to admit that I like Kate Perry's Hot'n'Cold...

Sigh, if I could only write a slightly quirky, almost whimsical ditty

Gaugin: major league jerk?

For my 20,000th post: Who wants a hug?

Very Crucial poll

Late Night AWWW...Aussie Shepherd adopts orphaned kittens (w/video)

I missed the first 90 seconds of "How I Met Your Mother"! What happened? nt

What's the best way for those of us falling behind in new technologies to catch up?

if you don't work, you can't eat

anybody know about cheap web-hosts?

The Passion of Sister Dottie Dixon

Does this seem normal legally speaking? Search and Seizure(USA)

Peak Oil is back. Also, oil and gasoline rising...

Most accurately rated rock band ever?

Will the mods finally kill these threads that never die?


Warning!!!! Possible Star Trek spoiler inside.

i don't think i got in a fight

Here's the story of: The bunny's alive! The bunny escaped! The bunny is home free!!

Picture Thread Challenge: Picture Of Yourself With Someone Famous:

If there's not another kitty pic thread, I'm starting one right here:

Pierre's Vinyl Album Of The Day!

There has to be more to life than DU.

Your session is about to expire. Please enter your username and password to continue.

Have you ever tried to hide an Administrator's thread?

I was walking down the High Street

I have to admit, I would consider joining this band

Du'ers in Astoria Queens: Please call your senator for Marriage Equality


Vacation abroad this summer? Beware latest Nigerian scam

What's the most you have spent on a watch?

Massive Attack - Black Milk

Pocket Watches

My little happiness of the day

Good morning Lounge

To all American Idol fans...

Have we had a pic thread recently?

Bathtub repair (cross post)

Favorite Song on Revolver

I want to create some threads that never die.

this is classic!!!!!!!!!!

Back to the Future 2015 pictures...... still waiting for the Hover Board

Pet peeve: posting videos as original posts.

all you people are weird....and wonderful

Five hours and still no comment from LynneSin on my FB status.

I'm posting from madimmarylands favorite place...

How come the toilet doesn't have a built in garbage disposal?

Round #2 of my Cat Alarm clock - revenge doesn't work that good

I want to create a thread that dies a slow, painful death like that blob from Return of the Jedi

I poked Midlodemocrat last night and I bet she didn't even notice

Industry 'anticipation index' for upcoming releases

LynneSin says she poked me last night and I don't even know what that means.

Cat has thumbs

If I can ever stop this constant burping, I am applying to be on Dancing With the Stars. n/t

I bought Conservatives without Conscience by John Dean is it any good.

I bought Conservatives without Conscience by John Dean is it any good.

Does anyone know how long a guardian ad litem has after being

Hey DUers!!! Come on over!!! We're making fun of Midlodemocrat.

Remember last week when Dr. Strange had the idea to write a book about vampires?

First there was Susan Boyle, now ...Greg Pritchard. Take a listen.

Why did I click on it...

Termite experts?

Hey Facebookers!!! Come on over!!! We're making fun of Led Zeppelin.


Miss USA Pageant Press Release

Oh Dear GOD, you may THINK you know how bad the new Heidi Montag "music video" is, but YOU DO NOT...

I think Skinner has a thing for me.

Let's cut the crap about capitalism.

joke that was forwarded to me:

Shameless Self Promotion

Last night's "House" - WOW!!! **SPOILERS***

Oh, my goodness. The Zeppelin trashing on FB has taken an unexpectedly ugly turn.

The Reason Why Star Trek TNG Absolutely Sucked: The Holodeck

Post a non sequitor, e.g., Free Range Chicken McNuggets

Yay! Bill-O says I can marry a turtle!!

My boss is cancer free.

PSA: Windows memory requirements.

What percentage is one out of seventy-five?

Ant bite remedies anyone?


I can't find the thread about the BB Summer Meetup

"A Date w/ Grovelbot"

Is Heather pregnant??

Skinner just offered me an ipod.

It took me 2.5 hours to mow my lawn, and I figured I'd take a break...

Friday's prize should be the right to tombstone the person of your choice.

I just had the lousiest California roll I've ever had.

As a prize, Skinner should offer a one day amnesty from the DU rules.

Let's see... Yesterday it was an autographed book, today it's an iPod

Is Grovelbot pregnant??

I kid you not, I heard this in a hip-hop tune yesterday:

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 5/12/2009)

Who here is waiting to snipe post #2000 in Graywarrior's thread that won't die?

Guitar players - is this good?

Hands the waiter my Visa...I would like the balance due please

Pics of Heath Ledger's final performance

Oh great. I just found I have the pig flue

Let's play "Who Am I? - The 80s"

I have no idea what you're talking about

Most overrated METAL band of all time?

"Eating pork" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "eating pork".

"Eating pork" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "eating pork".

WAHOO!!! Mega Shark vs Giant Octopus!!!


~Regarding the Private Message Feature ~ I'm PMing redqueen, RIGHT FUCKING NOW.

Wow. Midlo is a LOT faster than TZ, BeachBaby, and mcctatas.

The Long and Winding Bridge Over Troubled Strawberry Fields by Lennon and McGarfunkel...

Horrible road tragedy near Milwaukee...

I just invented a new Lounge word: "post-ganked"

I found my favorite TV ad from when I was a toddler.

? can you call a cell phone number collect?

How fragile the world can be ?

Okay, lounge. Today's funny factor was a hugh improvement over

This is why I will always love Eminem.

Can someone tell me how to enjoy pornography?

Switched at birth-56 years ago, and these women just found out

kitten picture of the day for tuesday may 12

Ya know, once in a while, ya just gotta give a gift to friends at DU. And this song is that.

Before seeing this, I did not think I could be more of a fan of BSG than I am now...

To DejaQ: Apparently not.

Name your favorite Concert Movie

The Lion Man of S. Africa; don't try this on safari!

Uh-oh, I got a PM from Skinner

Cher was a super hottie in 1969

This is why I will always love sniffa.

What sensational Rock Tour has there never been a DVD of, that you wish there would be?

I have learned so much at DU over the years

Don't do that

Can someone tell me how to enjoy poetry?

video: Banjo Loving Baby

Did you ever do poorly in a class you absolute LOVED?

BEST bday candles ever!!

Most enjoyable grass you ever toked?

Man avoids washing for 35 years in order to father son

Milk: Love it or leave it?

TZ just sent me a picture from Minnesota!

What if Star Trek ran on Windows?

Most Underrated Metal band ever?

Last METAL post from me tonight. I forgot the crazy Germans. Rammstein!

Final grades in today! Woo!

what year did you buy your first cellphone

I am claiming vard28 as my new BFF because she won the book.

Coffee snobs....a question....

For those of you who hate American Idol...

Tell me a ghost story if you have one....

To: Giant Robot, Nadinbrzezinski, and Proteus Lives from Stan Lee

YAY ME! I took a chunk of skin and meat off my finger...

DUers should be OUTRAGED that the Wednesday prize is a Honda!

Anybody remember the DU party in Boston a few years ago?

Amelia the cat's audition for the Joie Kitwood Thrill Team (dialuppians: 400K)

DRUMROLL PLEASE! ... The winner of Monday's "Dreams From My Father" Contest is...

Have a date with your family tonite! 50's film, oh man LOL

Help me title Sarah Palin's memoir!

So last night I was in bed half asleep and I heard my mom scream


Don't forget to vote for Adam on American Idol tonight


Name some technology or device (new for its time) that you were POSITIVE would take off that failed.

i'm posting on DU from the shitter!

Just finished wading through and cutting down an EXTREMELY overgrown area. Question for you:

Most enjoyable class you ever took?

What's your favorite movie about rock and roll?

Kucinich slams Obama: Healthcare savings 'unconscionable rip-off'

So I'm writing -- no, assembling -- Mrs. V.'s nephew's resume. Is yours up to date?

Today is The Wiley and Excellent Boy Cat Named Ginger's birthday. (Dial-up warning)

texanwitch will never be DTM and this is why.

oh christ, Kate Gosselin defends herself in light of rumored affair

What accounts for the relative low varieties of American accents?

Most difficult class you ever took?

Please remember to vote for Adam Lambert tonight on American Idol and take a stand against hate and

~ Rethinking the Private Message Feature ~

Most overrated rock band ever, II?

Found a baby Robin on the ground :(

I am going to DC for vacation on Friday... any good restaurant ideas?

Janet Napolitano political persuasion?

please DU this Wanda Sykes poll - did she go too far

It is time for the new administration to rescind Cheney's security briefing clearance.

Call It What It Is Goddammit: TORTURE

Only **10 MINUTES LEFT** to enter to win a signed copy of "Dreams From My Father" by Barack Obama.

I like this Obama fellow.

Cheney is channeling "Colonel Nathan R. Jessep"

Published in the NYT

The right wing opposition of healthcare -- Rick Scott the fraudster!

H Dean on Rachel Maddow tonite - coming up this hour nt

Is that Liz Cheney spewing BS on Morning Joe?

Limpballs: Obama economic objective is unemployment, more food stamp benefits...forced reparations.

John Boehner spokesman re the President's joke: “I can see no reason to discuss it."

Dear President Obama, just a reminder:

LA Times: Two roads to the Supreme Court


The GOP is trying push Lt. Dan for a 2012 Presidential run

Labor's Special Friend (Obama!!!)

The Public Option Con: Selling Out Single-Payer

The Politics of Military Escalation In Afghanistan and Pakistan by Tom Hayden & Joseph Gerson

Specter open to public health plan

Eugene Robinson: Old Faithful of Nonsense

Last night my Congressman mentioned healthcare...


They said pigs would fly when we got a black president - and look what happened

VA SEIU endorses Terry McAuliffe for VA Governor

antitrust announcement .

PHOTOS Don't you think it's time the President committed himself....

Steele: If Minnesota Court doesn't rule Coleman the winner, "then it's going to the federal courts"

When you saw 'NEW MAIL' flashing this morning did you presume....

Romney slaps Steele over Mormon comments

Michelle Obama: Commmunity Service "Is the reason that I breathe"

I'll just be damned. CNN lets the light in.

Liz Cheney is spewing like it's 2004. (VIDEO)

The case the Right is criticizing Sotomayor about: Ricci v. DeStefano, links

The silence of the Dems

Remember, President Obama himself has encouraged that he be pushed hard on equality issues

Jon Stewart On Cheney Media Tour: "Excuse Me, Your Dick Is Out" (VIDEO)

Murdoch signs Palin for her book.......

Why Obama Won't Get Harry and Louise'd

The 'Orgasmic' General McChrystal - New Military Commander in Afghanistan

Obama Tells Health Care Groups to Show Him Progress on Cost-Cutting Next Month

Just sent two emails (health care)

When the 2010 midterms are over, what will be left of the GOP?

Sometimes you learn a lot stumbling on the wrong station on the dial

Question: Would the GOP be going after a prior administration for blatant

Obama's court pick to be shaped by his experience

PHOTO Flower Power.

Time to review the healthcare program Obama campaigned on.

Is Obama Running the Rope-a-Dope Strategy Against Cheney?

The Health Care Industry's PR Scam: Will Obama Fall for It?

Imagine you are a Republican,

MUST-READ: The Move Away from Single-Payer - David Sirota

Any thoughts on how SCOTUS is going to rule on Franken/Coleman?

Biden: Unions are way to rebuild middle class - VP says it's time to level playing field, pass EFCA

Why I'm not supporting Single Payer Option.................RIGHT NOW...

Faux News: If A Talk Radio Host Compared Obama To A Terrorist, He Would Be Fired

Who is Richard Cohen...disgusting Wash Post article defending Cheney's torture methods

Why does Obama have to enforce DADT? Why can't he suspend enforcement pending review?

Okay, I have held my powder on Cheney and 9/11...but enough is enough

CARTOON: "Count Me In" (Healthcare reform)

What constituency do you feel the Congress serves in healthcare debate/reform?

White House: Law only answer for gays in military

White House: Law only answer for gays in military

Donald Trump on Miss California: Same as Barack Obama (stance on gay marriage)

I'm feeling YES-stalgic about DU today. Join me!

Open Letter to President Obama and Every Member of Congress From LT Dan Choi

The Nation: MIA on Healthcare

Senate approve concealed weapons in national parks in Credit card bill

Rove Speech Sparks Labor Tension

UAE Torture Video Sheikh Detained

Pelosi: Torture protest improper in '03

Several recent hijackings orchestrated from UK

Union (AFL-CIO) Calls For Foreign Profits Tax To Fund Health Reform

Doctor says 49 killed in Sri Lanka hospital attack

Biden's Syracuse grad speech: 'Not the usual malarkey,' the H-word, Obama's dumb dog

Iran shows hints of moderation

School districts across Michigan boost spending on marketing

Columbia and Extrajudicial Killings Scandal

Taliban storm strategic Afghan city

SEIU may be linked to ultimatum on withholding stimulus funds (Schwarzenegger vs Obama)

In China's quake zone, pain and anger (Today is anniversary)

Germany rejects Guantanamo inmates

Pakistan military faces up to humanitarian crisis

Hitachi posts record loss for Japanese manufacturers

Did newly announced top Afghan general run Cheney's assassination wing?

How to lose in the health care debate. One sentence will do it.

Monsoon rains threaten Myanmar cyclone survivors-UN

Former Catholic archbishop of Milwaukee comes out

Judge Sentenced to Prison for Lying About Harassment

Fla. Gov. Crist to run for Senate

Carmaker Nissan Posts Huge £1.6bn Loss

Auto warranty 'robo-calls' spam senators, who demand action

Some US soldiers forced to steal water in Iraq

Irish student hoaxes world's media with fake quote (more wiki jackassery)

FBI Agent's Account of Interrogations Conflicts With Report

US denies polar bears protection from climate change

Detainee Who Gave False Iraq Data Dies In Prison in Libya

Obama administration threatens Britain to keep torture evidence concealed

Berlin court fines man for beheading wax figure of Adolf Hitler

20 dead as US, Afghans battle suicide bombers

Pakistan drops commandos into Taliban stronghold

Prosecution: Dead Girl’s Parents Must Be Heard at Cyberbullying Sentencing

Median home prices fell nationwide in 1Q

Metal baggage container sucked into jet engine at LAX

NY legislature considers gay marriage

Postal service: Worker stole $20,000 in stamps for mortgage

House Democrats to Huddle Over Climate Bill

Recession Is Over According to Financial Experts

Tenn. drops charges against death row inmate Paul House

Pakistan expanding its nuclear capability

Guatemala asks for UN probe into lawyer killing

Pope comes under criticism in Israel ("restrained, almost cold")

Senator agrees to lift hold on FEMA nominee

20 dead as US, Afghans battle suicide bombers

Multiple blasts hit Afghan city

U.S. Can Conceal Records on Guatemalan Violence

Wrestler Benoit's doctor gets 10 years in prison

84 Afghan girls hospitalized in apparent poisoning (NEW attack today)

Vilsack: Government needs to work with rural America

General Motors bosses dump shares

Insolvency for Social Security and Medicare Is Seen Closer

Guatemala: Protests For Assassinated Lawyer (set to expose Guatemalan/US narco corruption)

Jailed US journalist Roxana Saberi 'had secret document on war in Iraq'

Chavez threatens to close TV channel critical of him

US lawmaker: Public needs all facts on alleged torture (Hoyer)

Bush Failure To Disclose Waterboarding Appears To Violate Law

Soldier accused of firing on fellow troops ID'd

U.S. Elected To U.N. Human Rights Council

Ventura tells Coleman: Quit, you hypocrite

Franken brief rips merits, quality of Coleman case


'Mother Earth in climate crisis' say indigenous people

Man who spent 22 years on death row is cleared

Rove: Ending Torture Gives Terrorists ‘A Tool To Make It More Attractive To Recruit People’

Playboy considers 'radical changes' to flagship magazine

U.S. to rejoin controversial U.N. human rights panel

Another Dem (Rockefeller) casts doubt on CIA briefing memo

Astronauts uncover long line of nicks on shuttle

White House: Law only answer for gays in military

FBI Whistleblower Testimony: Gonzales Imposed Brutal Interrogation Tactics

NRA, Mayors Agree on Gun Change

Neo-Nazis screaming 'Heil Hitler' attack concentration camp survivors during memorial service for 34

Palin has book deal, memoir to come next year

House Hearings Set For Federal Employee Whistleblower Protection

Five single-payer protestors arrested (@ Senate hearing on health-care reform)

Obamas To Host Poetry Jam At White House

Home Prices in U.S. Drop Most on Record in First Quarter Amid Foreclosures

Hundreds protest Rove’s central Illinois visit

Sweden rules 'gender-based' abortion legal

Miss California Keeps Her Crown

Liz Cheney suggests Obama 'siding with terrorists'

Irish student hoaxes world's media with fake quote

Democrats: CIA is out to get us

Flight 93 panel member resigns over eminent domain

Dick Cheney backs Jeb Bush for president

Pakistan commandos dropped into Taliban stronghold

Jury convicts 5, acquits 1 in Liberty City Six terror retrial

Joy Of Motion Dancers - "Urban Impact" - Earth Day '09 - JTMP

Rev. Yearwood and Moe "Captain America" - Earth Day '09 - JTMP

Naomi Klein: The Shock Doctrine And The Economic Crisis

DJ Spooky - Earth Day DC 2009 - JTMP

Alan Keyes Arrested at Notre Dame during prayer demontration on campus

DN! Doctors, Activists Confront Senate on Single-Payer Healthcare

John McCain Admits He Blew The Election?

Before the Storm - Barry Goldwater Pt. 1

Miss California directors blast anti-gay marriage group

Nations scramble for exploitation of Arctic's resources (territorial claims deadline is tomorrow)

Janeane Garafalo vs Tea Baggers

Swift Boat Funder Taking on Obama Healthcare Plan

Time to Legalize Internet Gambling?

100 Days of Michael Steele (DemRapidResponse)

Zack de la Rocha addresses Arpaio, 287(g) and human dignity.

For-profit prison advertising

Fighting Bigots in the UK. For Hope Not Hate.

An Honest Investigation on Torture ( on Cheney)

Will Republicans Back An Up Or Down Vote For Souter's Replacement?

Liz Cheney v. Eugene Robinson on Bush Interrogation (Torture) Policies

Ventura: "Coleman's Always Been A Hypocrite"

Shake It Up for Single Payer

Rove: Ending torture gives terrorists 'a tool to make it more attractive to recruit people.'

Sotomayor Isn't the Only Hispanic Judge

Keith Olbermann Thinks Wanda Sykes Crossed The Line

Re-reading "Perfectly Legal" by David Cay Johnston

Why Bush’s ‘Enhanced Interrogation’ Program Failed (great thinkprogress report)

The President went to far at White House Correspondents Dinner

Forget Rush Limbaugh, Wanda Sykes Goes After Cheney

TYT: Who Should Lead The Republicans---Limbaugh Or Colin Powell?

Conservatives: Torture Photos -- Not Torture Itself -- Incites Terrorism

We Don’t Need any Stinking Jobs US Workers have been Sold Out.

Fox News Ambushes Janeane Garofalo

TYT Supreme Court: Wanda Sykes At WH Dinner & JK Hammers Rush

Republicans Bashing Republicans

Physician Protester for Single Payer

Doctors protest exclusion of single-payer at Senate Finance Committee

Cheney is still unconvincing, unapologetic and unbelievable (Robinson / Washington Post)

Illegal Iraq War and that is what Bush should be tried on. Cheney also

Senate Judiciary To Review Torture, DOJ OLC Wed (TPM)

Vietnam celebrates Dien Bien Phu anniversary

Why We Believe in Gods - Andy Thomson - American Atheists 09

ROAD TO RUIN: Mortgage Fraud Scandal Brewing

An Idiot Friend for George Bush?

Columbia and Extrajudicial Killings Scandal

Limbaugh: We're being told that we have to bend over, grab the ankles, because his father was black

CNN Reports # Video # Dad: Reporter freed from Iraq prison is fine

Jim Hightower: Democrats Give Wall Street a Big, Wet Kiss

Chris Hedges: Who Are the Real Psychopaths in Afghanistan?

Drinking the Kool-Aid

The Obama lesson to Rupert Murdoch

Jesse Ventura On Larry King Live May.11, 2009

Hardball: Does Cheney Know Something Obama Doesn't? (O'Donnell lays into Buchanan)

Protesters Disrupt Senate Hearing on Health Care

Use Jobless Time to Build Better World

John Yoo, Newspaper Columnist

Investigate Death of Former CIA Prisoner (Human Rights Watch)

On torture and terror (Mares / VPR)

Secrets of an Insurance Agent........

Evil insurance company

Health Insurers' Bottom Line Defines 'Medical Necessity'

I Should Be Getting Laid More

Former Nuremberg prosecutor King dies at age 89

McChrystal Wrong Man for the Job

How Corporate Law Inhibits Social Responsibility

Report: Obama can stop the discharge of openly gay and lesbian service members now

Matt Taibbi: Being anti-torture doesn't make you pro-terrorist

Tortured To Justify A War? Andrew Sullivan

Marie Cocco: Mom’s Dreary Retirement Prospects

Dick Cheney: A Life Pattern of Sabotaging the Security of the United States

WA Post Columnist Winks at Torture = by Robert Parry - May 12, 2009

Dick Cheney:A Life Pattern of Sabotaging U.S. Security

I Like Empathetic Judges

Echoes of Vietnam in Afghanistan

Dick Cheney: A Life Pattern of Sabotaging the Security of the United States

Angels And Demons-- a Satisfying Thriller With Some Messages

Robert Dreyfuss: New US General Vs. Taliban, Pashtuns

NEW FRANK FACTOR SHOW #18 "Republitards from Planet Assholia"

Once More, Without Feeling-The GOP's misguided and confused campaign against judicial empathy

The Future Without A Future

MORE on Alan Stanford (CIA PLANT) from Josh Marshall at TPM!

U.S. Statement On Nukes Pact Stirs Concerns In Israel

Nora Ephron: (Dick Cheney) Addicted to Love

Obama administration threatens Britain to keep torture evidence concealed

Missouri’s Third Rail: Why The Hancock Amendment Should Be Repealed

David Shuster wants to vomit over the whole Miss California mess

'Soldiers work for corporations, not for the people'

Malpractice by Dean Baker

No person-to-person transmission of swine flu outside North America: WHO

Olbermann Fact Checks O'Reilly's Churchill History Lesson

LEO Reporter Violently Accosted @ The KY GOP's Lincoln Day Dinner

Is Anyone Minding the Store at the Federal Reserve? (9 Trillion Unaccounted For)

Government-by-Blackmail: the J Edgar Hoover edition

Two congressmen arrested for 'parapolitics'

US aid to Colombia

Cuba confirms its 1st swine flu case

Asylum fight heating up Bolivia-Peru tensions

FIDEL: What Went Through My Mind

Colombia's Uribe faces tougher odds for a 3rd term

CUBA Pulls Plug on Canadian Diplomatic Visit

A new google translation of a story on the would-be assassins of Bolivia's President:

New photo, and google translation on Bolivian mercenaries story:

Assassinations Continue in Colombia


U.S. Can Conceal Records on Guatemalan Violence

VENEZUELA Expropriates 39 Oil Service Firms

"Good afternoon, if you are watching this, it is sadly because I have been assassinated

Asylum fight heating up Bolivia-Peru tensions

South American NGO Alliance File Suit - Illegal Killing Sharks for Fins

Agriculture Is One of the Most Polluting and Dangerous Industries

DrumBeat: May 12, 2009

US denies polar bears protection from climate change

xpost: Flood leaves Eagle Village in ruins (alaska)

Back to the future: Carter pushes energy reform plan (CNN)

VC spending for alternative energy tumbles 63 pct

US denies polar bears protection from climate change

Joe Romm predicts US CO2 emissions will never exceed 2007 levels

Daily Kos live blog of the SFRC hearing with Jimmy Carter on energy policy

GE Will Build an Advanced-Battery Plant (sodium)

Check out my Endangered Species Act manifesto in GD!

U.S no 1 in Wind power capacity, China has doubled it's capacity every year for past four years.

CME ready for green derivatives push

delete (sorry)

Yankees monitoring wind in homer-happy park

Dick Vitale

Roberto Luongo=OVER RATED!!!!

BOXING: May 15 & 16

Cane's Walker speaks (no suspension).

Here comes the Preakness. Rooting for the filly. But there is just one, of course.

Sen. Sherrod Brown, union members discuss Chrysler jobs in Ohio

Hawaii nurses’ union forms new nonprofit

Door open to union sit-in at Des Plaines Hartmarx plant (makers of Obama's suits)

Labor Secretary Hilda Solis Visits Lansing

Rove speaks at Hotel Pere Marquette while union members rally outside

Illinois House Speaker Proposal Could Eliminate 3000 Workers

Oklahoma Labor Commissioner settles lawsuit (R vs D)

Economist, labor officials optimistic about fall

U.S. Dept. of Labor sues Troy employer to recover wages for employees

Why is Obama’s Auto Industry Task Force Not Offering a Comprehensive Industrial Policy?

Today in labor history May 12 The Great Anthracite Strike began

VCR/DVDR alert!

College for the Unemployed

FDA Recall: DIGOXIN 0.25mg tablets

Vitamins Found to Curb Exercise Benefits

NY Assembly to support gay marriage; protest looms

Singer threatens to boycott Eurovision over Moscow anti-gay stand

Du'ers in Astoria Queens: Please call your senator for Marriage Equality

Support grows for federal DOMA repeal

Report: Obama can stop the discharge of openly gay and lesbian service members now

Why care about Prop. 8?

New York State Assembly debating marriage equality live - vote to come tonight

Why you should care about Obama’s waffling on gay issues

Great -- Joan Rivers is against marriage equality

Do Everybody a Favor: Take a Sick Day

Please remember to vote for Adam Lambert tonight on American Idol and vote against hate and

Opinions please: best single-payor advocacy group to donate money to.

Hungarian gays win partnership rights

The Four-type HPV Vaccine Gardasil(R) Demonstrates Real Life Benefits

Former Catholic archbishop of Milwaukee comes out

Mubarak: Chatter about Shalit raises Hamas' demands

U.S. elected to U.N. rights council for first time

Israeli settler children screaming "Death to Arabs" get Israeli military to close Palest...

Op-Ed: Netanyahu shouldn’t force Iranian issue on US

Pope comes under criticism in Israel ("restrained, almost cold")

New envoy to U.S.: Soon Jews won't want to live in Israel

What is anti-Semitism?

interesting polling data on assault weapons

Claims against gunmaker Glock dismissed

Why doesn’t ACLU recognize the 2nd Amendment inalienable RKBA under the U.S. Constitution just

Louisiana assault weapons ban in committee

Relief from the stress tests

Best Articles on our Imploding Economy...I ever read..and I read a lot!

Armageddon averted

Decoupling From Reality

Saturday Night Live Grades the Stress Tests

Finally got a copy of Sontag's book

i`m posting this here because i know this forum will appreciate this

Pricing advice please from the pros?

Souvenirs from the past few weeks

Top General Motors executives dump their shares at bargain basement prices

He-e-e-e-e-re's AIMAN! Day 1 and Day 2

I am considering purchasing a hand gun.

So I asked, What do I do now?

Astrology question...can opposites REALLY attract?


Interesting dream this morning....

Focusing our positive energy

Tracking Cyberspies Through the Web Wilderness

Judging Honesty by Words, Not Fidgets

Regarding the difference between embracing and exploiting geek culture (By Wil Wheaton)

Parasitic flies turn fire ants into zombies (Not a misplaced movie review.)

Are we all capable of violence?

Unlocking the Mystery of Life, where does ID fit in?

NY Times Book Review: The British invented Hindu religion

Check out this bat-shit crazy fundy website!!!

How should I have responded?

Okay, so I started researching the Bible, and I'm more confused than ever....

Immodestly, my fish and chips were so good, I would welcome a Bobby Flay throwdown!

So did they forget to tell folks last week was teacher appreciation week?

Teacher layoffs, how are you coping?

Obama Administration Threatens Britain with Terror Attacks If Britain Releases Torture Details

Weird 9/11 - The Big Lebowski tie-in...

Pope comes under criticism in Israel ("restrained, almost cold")

CIA fought hard to keep sleep deprivation as part of their "interrogation" program

One of the biggest lies of the 9/11 "truth movement" has been that

Pakistani President Says bin Laden a US Operative

The party of "No" in the Texas Lege

Partridge Family Mom to Pose Nude at 75?

These men would've stopped Darwin