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Archives: May 14, 2009

STS-125/Hubble servicing mission Crew Videos - Flight Days 2 & 3

Taliban Attacks Targets on Both Sides of Pakistan Border

Swine Flu May Be Human Error; WHO Investigates Claim

Caller on Randi's show: Cheney personally oversaw torture (undisclosed location

We won't really begin to win until we promote the progressive agenda as diligently as if it were a

New Republican support for LGBT equality.

John McCain's 97-year-old mother trashes Limbaugh on Leno.

Ron Howard and Tom Hanks from "Angels & Demons" - Charlie Rose tonight

Phelps Klan to descend on Key West HS, calls motto 'One Human Family' a 'doctrine of Satan'

White House Czar Calls for End to 'War on Drugs'

Thank you Sheldon

The National Twinkie Defense (Slate)

"When truth is buried underground, it grows"

It's great to see the DNC (Do Nothing Congress) has sided with the crooked bankers...........

Creative Reponse Concepts Public Relations Firm is very creative.

Another Fucking War?!!!? Are US troops in Mexico?

Head Start teacher charged with kicking preschoolers

MSNBC is totally sucking off Limpballs this morning -- sickening

WJ this morning - WH blocks photos

"Titilation" is not what the abuse (not torture - that is a different thing) photos are about

Joey Scum: I'm a free-market guy BUT

I'm tired of being called a Marxist Leninist who murders babies

As Cheney Seizes Spotlight, Many Republicans Wince

Toles cartoon Obama and Health Industry costs cuts

Aug 31st 2007--"...the economy "remains strong enough to weather any turbulance."...

Q: What is Quieter than Newt Gingrich in 1994?

Exonerated death row inmate: 'Took 'em long enough'

Cruel and Unusual: I get the cruel, but what did the founding fathers mean by unusual?

Cheney's Role Deepens: His Office Suggested Waterboarding

Cheney's Role Deepens

Fraud charges against Mozilo of Countrywide

Jan Crawford Greenburg on WJ discussing Supreme Court

At least 10 immigrants dead off Boynton Inlet; 17 rescued; search continues, after packed boat flips

Heads Up Genl. Myers on WJ for

More written testimony from a former AF interrogator, Major Matthew Alexander

Strong taste of irony in my morning coffee...

w t f ?

someone explain this to me...

Report: much of 9/11 Commission’s findings cite intelligence garnered by torture

GOP Strategists to Cheney: Enough, Already

May 15 Is National “Endangered Species Day”

Obama Angers ACLU

Herschel and Planck space telescopes scheduled for launch at 9:12 AM EDT

Uganda’s Anti-Gay Campaign Snares LGBT People and Rival Pastors, Tabloid Promises More “Outings”

Taxpayers give Billions to Save GM... Company ships Jobs to China and Mexico

Support the Troops...SCREW THE BRASS. Keeping the photos private is all about THE BRASS

Susan Sontag on the Abu Ghraib photos:

Why does anyone trust Cheney? Isn't he the same guy who thought Mandela was a terrorist?

Tea party leader/insane clown also major tax fraud, apparently

Blogger Marcy Wheeler of Emptywheel Wins Prestigious Hillman Foundation Award

let's pause to remember the classy quote from mr cheney on jun 25th, 2004

How difficult will it be to prosecute anyone for torture?

FBI investigation into Norm Coleman's bribery scandals expanding

Sickened Iraq veterans from Oregon seek help

GOP will use spiking gas prices against climate bill

An affiliate of the Boy Scouts of America is training young people to confront terrorism

Unions mark International Day Against Homophobia

My sister sent this to me.

Guess what, there needs to be some "anti-American opinion"!

what is the best service

Obama: Torture photos "are not particularly sensational" compared to images from Abu Ghraib

Begala To Obama Re Torture: 'NO Avoiding The Issue-It Will NOT Go Away-Wishing It Away WON'T Work'

Damn those tricks my eyes play on me;

OK,someone explain to me

What I wrote in my FREE FAX to my Senator on the Finance Committee

Obama Shoes, backpack, and

General: "If the President wanted to dismiss Geneva, what was a mere general to do?"

21st century "Footloose" in Findlay Ohio

Should Happen Every Time Rumsfeld Goes Outside; "War criminal! Arrest this man!

Should Happen Every Time Rumsfeld Goes Outside; "War criminal! Arrest this man!

If pictures of torture make us unsafe, why does torture make us safe?

If we know that torture causes people to say anything to get the torture

A reason Obama should accept the helicopters:

Obama takes risk with reversal on detainee photos

Why aren't FICO scores based on the number of months you pay off your

Look at what turned up in the White House's lost and found box

Stunning interview Bob Graham

LTTE in my local rag. Yikes!

Credit Card Oddity...they just LOWERED my rate

Liz Cheney Claims Victory In Obama Detainee Photo Reversal

Grammar mavens: Is it "bring to bear" or "bring to bare"?

All future entries, in English Dictionaries, of the word Integrity should look like that:

List of Chrysler Dealerships that are closing...

What is the reason you think Obama decided against releasing the photos?

Hey Twitter-haters, there's an astronaut twittering from orbit

Succesfull launch of ESA telescopes from French Guiana

Obama Town Hall Rio Rancho Live

Thriving Norway Provides an Economics Lesson

What do you think the right wing's response to Ali Soufan will be?

Fire the drug czar. End the war on drugs? Treat people instead of throwing them in the trash?

Yusuf Islam aka Cat Stevens - Who Just Saw That?

Fifth and FINAL Saul Landau Interview with Cuban Fiver Gerardo Hernandez

Names of the traitor Senate Democrats who voted with the banks yesterday

It's working -- help FIRE racist talk show host Severin

Dissecting the US Mainstream Media

CNN's 6 a.m. news show had a pot report - caution!

Michael Savage Turns to Hillary Clinton for help on UK Ban

51 Senators Open To Public Option

With Republicans it is all about perception

self-delete, dupe

See, My Blood Pressure Is Already Elevated, But Arguing With A Freeper...

Juan Cole believes Obama might not be releasing photos to keep Iraq withdrawal timetable

On the photos and the barebones of it, and why we all should see these photos

Girl allegedly uses gun to force sister to play

Girl allegedly uses gun to force sister to play

French vineyards take a big hit - loss 30% to 80% - 2 storms

What should be our number one talking point about the photos

McCain mom takes swipe at Limbaugh

Never forget who they build new aircraft carriers for.

What would you say the direction of the craziness in conservatism is?

Sorry Dick - your role is deepening and it's all over

Joe Lieberman on MSNBC

If I were a credit card company

US: Cuts in Social Security, Medicare to pay for bank bailouts

Checklist Fatigue Part I: A so-called 'survey' puts a 30-year safe driver out of service

What is the difference?

Tips for getting insurance when you have a pre-existing condition (CNN)

The Reason We Canceled Our Newspaper Subscription

Release Torture Photos In A Context That Will Link Them To Cheney And NOT OBAMA!

Were the "tea party" protests a ploy to conceal the REAL protests that were scheduled for april 15t

Tortured Detainee: told "if I did not co-operate I would be meeting the same fate as him(al-Libi)"

Robert Reich: The Truth Behind the Social Security and Medicare Alarm Bells

The Lieberman defense: We won't do it again, so drop it

Lieberman and others claim torture has been outlawed by Obama . . . well, sort of

Bankster slave Blanche Lincoln is on c-span 2 right now trying to get interest rates raised

The infamous "Question Nobody is Asking" about our treatment of detainees

The Rude Pundit: The Torture Hearing Is Merely Another Band-Aid

I made a mistake of watching The View. Barbara Walters defending torture

"No Greater Love" 104 year old woman cares for her little sister, 92

D & D This is a living adventure/fantasy game: God does exist atheists.

The Republicans were also briefed on the torture

Pelosi: C.I.A. Misled Congress Over Waterboarding

A few observations about the resistance fighters' motives - Think of Pat Tillman.

I am unemployed but doing OK

Please help me understand some terminology...

Cheney’s Request For Torture Intel Denied — But He Can Appeal

Important Swine Flu Reminder!

My experience at ASU commencement/Obama's Speech...

The meta issue

Disagree With Some Part of Senate Credit Card Bill

Pwned by a beauty queen

City brace for shutdown of auto dealerships - what to do with empty car lots?

Lindsay Graham Likes to Watch

Outrageous ad seen.

Out of work? Pfizer is offering free viagra to the jobless!

Teabagger Leader Michael P. Leahy Accused Of Major Tax Fraud

The excuse for the Iraq War was a premeditated lie along with the tortured false confessions.

How human genes become patented (CNN) {lawsuit by ACLU!}

GOP says NO

Ghost towns forming in California

"How Do You Solve a Problem Like Dick Cheney?"

New Car Buying: "you should get a screaming deal"

GOP, continuing the work begun by Osama,

Nancy Pelosi or Bushco's CIA

Nancy Pelosi or Bushco's CIA

Mary Matalin: It’s all Obama’s fault that Cheney has to attack him

"So ... do you wish you had supported McCain?"

Habitat for Humanity Gets $100M Gift

podcast of the bob graham interview

podcast of the bob graham interview

The Debate Over the Guantanmo Detainees

This time, not releasing the photos is not about covering up.

Sessions: Gitmo detainees lucky they have "tropical breezes"

Wartime spending bill nears passage in House

Pelosi: CIA Briefing Notes Should Be Released

Pelosi: CIA Briefing Notes Should Be Released

"We don't use the Rasmussen poll at NBC." Norah O on MSNBC just now

For Americans, has the word torture lost its shock value?

Nora O'Donnell I never thought I'd say it

Devils advocate on not release of torture photos, and rebuttals.

The torture photos did not come up at the Obama townhall meeting in NM

McCain mom takes swipe at Limbaugh

It's Bilderberger weekend! Will Gov Rick Perry of Texas be there?

The Miss California Story is Over. Except When It Isn't.

Why we must see the torture pictures

Is it time for a National Credit Card Payment Strike?

House war funding bill clears (anti-occupation) hurdle

Are the people who 'really run the world' meeting this weekend?

When the GOP's "Democrat Socialist Party" plot bombs, what name will they push for us next?

Specter: We're Close To A Compromise On EFCA

Teen killed by dad was carrying his baby

Great list of which Democrats voted AGAINST the 15% cap.

My Weird Medical Bill (Vinca's Mail Part Deux)

My Weird Medical Bill (Vinca's Mail Part Deux)

I think the world of Joe Biden, but I am so glad we are back to where

Obama administration turns down Cheney declassification request.

I think the Republican Party is a lost cause and here's why

Shanna Moakler's a class act

Bye Bye Gas Stations...

Convicted of torture, (wasn't it 'enhanced interrogation'?) in the US!

I get so tired of posters "imagining" Obama's "really good reasons" for breaking promises

Jonathan Turley on the Abu Ghraib photos:

Dog dodges traffic to help fellow canine

Connecticut House votes to abolish death penalty - face veto

Prosecutors to Question Rove on U.S. Attorney Firings

Just watched the newest DALLAS DNA episode - someone please talk me down

"That Jew"

the white house is sending out emails asking for input on health care...

Breaking - NH Governor Lynch to sign marriage equality bill - with additional religious protections

Perversion for profit! 1965 film

A glossary of Republican doublespeak

Top Rights Official at the UN Calls For Torture Inquiry

Cliff May is gas bag moron.

Nancy Pelosi was an accomplice to 'torture.'-By KARL ROVE

FBI investigates Norm Coleman

FBI investigates Norm Coleman

Torture Memos You Can Cheer


Habitat for Humanity gets $100 million gift

Alberto Gonzales: ‘Empathy’ Means A Judge Saying ‘I Don’t Care What The Law Says’

Michael Savage's son gives to Gavin Newsom's campagin

Klan Flag, Drugs, Bomb Seized In Late-Night Raid

Breaking News: Prosecutors to Question Rove on U.S. Attorney Firings

Arkansas GOP Senate Candidate Apologizes For Calling Schumer "That Jew"

Iraq: -- Murder, Torture. War Crimes. "It's in the past."

60-foot penis painted on roof

Obama can't keep torture under wraps

Some 100 detainees have been tortured to death. Have their dependents been compensated?

Lyndsey Graham sure as hell wants us to "move forward".

I've said it more than once, and I'll say it again.....

Definition of Torture-Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

What a legacy: talking about torture every single day

Having prisoners be naked, INDOORS.....

‘Tea Party’ Republicans Rebel Against National GOP

hey gov mark sanford...where was your fiscal outrage from 2003 thru 2008

The media buys the red herring (Pelosi) lock, stock & barrel.

Too Big to Jail? Cuomo Takes $20M to "Settle" Carlyle Group's Pension Fraud Role

Obama Considers Detaining Terror Suspects Indefinitely

It is very hard to be gender dysphoric somedays it just makes you want to scream

i can't believe the way the republics/media turn torture away from cheney and to pelosi

A real Socialist responds to ‘Democrat Socialist Party’ resolution

FTC sues to halt warranty 'robo-calls'

People saying it's socialism because Obama is capping crooked exec pay...

Apparently there aren't enough civil servants available to enforce the rule of law.

Bachmann is back! this time using a fired thief as her backup against.....ACORN

NewsBusters' Huston falsely claims Obama responsible for funding "Chinese hookers" study

Bob Graham: CIA Gave Me False Information About Interrogation Briefings

Krugman and Maureen Dowd ever date?

Wexler letter: Holding Holder to Honor his Sworn Duty

So, if this is just another of Obama's chess moves.....

Nancy Pelosi

Mo’ Money, Mo’ War

So now the MSM has also the infinte detention of prisoners

Napolitano caves to the right-wing; report on extremism pulled

is cheney forcing an investigation thinking he has 'proof' of complicity?

How does selecting Joe Biden as VP help Obama in protecting consumers and the working class?

Fiat To Chrysler: Cut Costs Or We Walk

Is it safe to assume that if Obama won't release the photos they are a lot worse than we imagined?

Elgin (IL) bans single-serve beer, wine

Schwarzenegger May Release 38K Prisoners Early To Save Cash

Every government degenerates when trusted to the rulers of the people alone. The people themselves

Why the Hill Country is running dry—and why it's a terrible omen for the rest of Texas.

If Dems were going to rename the Republican Party . . . what would we call it???

Ah the empire will do whatever the empire will do

We tortured to justify war...The single most pertinent question that Dick Cheney is never asked...

More on: "NYC Demands Rent from the Homeless"

Miss California on Cable News: Fox & Friends Gives Carrie Prejean Her Chance

I can verify that Arizona State University is incompetent & Obama is fortunate

After year with cancer, Kennedy focuses on legacy

waterboarding is not effective at getting the truth. it IS, however, effective at getting lies.

Todd: Yes, Its that Bad for Republicans

Slavery in the Americas?! The 'opposition' to Morales using forced work and generational debt

Feingold Has SEEN Cheney's Docs: "They AREN'T The Bombshell Cheney Has Been Promising"

Does getting emotional or making inflammatory statements help make an argument more convincing?

If Congress investigates Cheney and his involvement in torture ...

Washington Post: Card Check and Gut Check

KO's on -looks good

Myths That Must Die™ Reagan Edition: Reagan was a "great" communicator.

An Abundance of Legal Issues in the News: Questions for Lawyers and Law Students

Cuts in Social Security, Medicare to pay for bank bailouts

Boehner Is SO Full OF Shit. I've Seen The Bourne Movies

Figure it out

Sen. Feinstein (D-Ca.) brings back bill to legalize farmworkers

The Greatest Bait and Switch in History

Report: Karl Rove to testify tomorrow -to prosecutor

This video of a US Marine shooting a wounded Iraqi like a dog in a mosque won't make them mad at us?

Reps. McCarthy and Israel announce "No fly, no buy" legislation.

Insured immigrants spend less on health-US study

Inhuman, immoral, horrific, evil

Demanding an Afghanistan Exit Strategy

So ..... the Dear John letters went out to (now former) car dealers ......

Is Cheney In A Position To Mastermind Another Attack on America?

Did we just enter backwards land? CIA denies Cheney's request to open up documents

Anyone else starting to wonder if the CIA committed a bloodless coup here while Bush was in office?

Mr Cheney as long as you're in a declassification mood

Special Olympics Asks Upstate Schools to “Ban the R Word”

Ahhhnuld will work for food (or $6 billion)

Why do Democrats keep letting this happen?

Boner: 'I find it hard to imagine...'

Quietly, Patrick keeps up a somber duty

Only **15 MINUTES LEFT** to enter our $250 Progressive Non-Profit Donation Contest!

Vermont dairy farms count on illegal immigrants

Obama Says U.S. Long-Term Debt Load ‘Unsustainable’

John Dean: The Politics of Excusing Torture In The Name of National Security

Treasury rolls out relief for more homeowners facing foreclosure

fucking duncan hunter junior doesn't think waterboarding is torture

Time to rebrand the Republican Party to

SC legislator wants to exclude gays from teen dating violence bill

Olbermann's comment on Bush, and the labeling of Sunnies as Nazis by Wolfowitz

Senator Whitehouse releases 2 previously classified "anti-torture" memos authored by Bush officials

Senator Whitehouse releases 2 previously classified "anti-torture" memos authored by Bush officials

Cuomo: Carlyle Group Will Pay $20M For Role In Pension Scandal

Pelosi verbatim (from Chicago Sun-Times) full remarks.

R-Senator Kay Baily Hutchinson may quit this fall ?

After years of berating Hillary Clinton, Savage asks her for help lifting his UK ban.

Gay U.S. Navy Posters

On reporting about my interaction with evangelicals knocking at my door

For anybody who just watched Keith--

What is the algorithm that has grovel bot showing up in threads?

Vets Rally Behind McGovern's Bill for an Exit Strategy in Afghanistan

Obama is an Incredible and Gifted Person...He is the Best Candidate we could get as Dems...

Let it play out

Congratulations, Democrats- in a few short weeks you've become the party of Wall Street abuses

To the partisans amongst us

Norm Coleman Spotted on Capitol Hill

Human Rights Investigator: "Torture Investigation Should Focus on Estimated 100 Deaths"

Ben Nelson (D-Ne) FIghts Key Obama Appointment At Justice Department

Matthew Brady

I'm a military spouse who wants the pictures released.

I'm a military spouse who wants the pictures released.

In case you missed Col WIlkerson on Rachel

Someone gave me a star!

Fundies: Left-leaning Christians who support this hate crimes bill SHALL ROT FOR ETERNITY!!!!

health care reform fearmongering in AARP opinion piece

Rand Paul, son of Ron Paul, to announce his senatorial bid on Rachel Maddow?

After over a half century of criminal activity the CIA has reformed itself in just 100 days!

The torture worked except bin Laden, Al-Zawahiri and Mullah Omar are still not in custody?

Obama--The one-term president

Troopers: 7-year-old was mom's designated driver

Pa. grants domestic-partner benefits

Is It So Essential That *We The People* Are Immediately Privy To The Photographs?

Saw Obama at ASU's graduation last night

Right wing whining works - DHS retracts report on white supremacists and anti-abortion extremists

Oldest Soldier Killed In Iraq, (would of been 61 yrs old later this year).

"We must immediately appoint a Special Prosecutor and approve an investigative committee with teeth"


Not very good pictures

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Basic questions about the torture photos themselves

Evidence Mounts the GOP is DEAD and needs burying ...The Stench is overpowering

When asking yourself whether or not Nancy Pelosi was complicit in torture,

Bush's 'Smoking Gun' Witness Found Dead: IndictBushNow files Freedom of Information Act lawsuit

May 13, 2009 "Untitled New Deal Photo Project" UPDATE

Do any nations have universal coverage under a privatized system?

I thought it was ok tto supress the pictures...

Dog dodges traffic to help fellow canine. Keeps police at bay

Jon Stewart On Arabic Translator Lt. Dan Choi Being Forced Out Of Military For Being Gay:

I'll be in the Bay Area 5/19/09

Col. Lawrence B. Wilkerson: The Truth About Richard Bruce Cheney

Boy Scouts Become Paramilitary A-Rab-Terra-ist Hunters...

Go for it Rachel Cheney ordered waterboarding to link Iraq & al Qaeda

Wis. high court to review 2006 gay marriage ban

Stupidest quote of the week

Olberman doesn't have anything to explain to me about the period after his mother's death.

Speaker's Comments Raise Detainee Debate to New Level

You have $250 to give to charity -- who gets the money?

Chrysler closing 789 dealers

Craigslist Discontinues Erotic Services Advertisements


King of the Congressional Assholes......

Leaked Torture Photos as heard on Thom Hartman

Ben Nelson Tougher On Obama's Nominees Than Bush's

Malia and Sasha get dragged through the mud:

Anyone else getting tired of "managed democracy"?

Bush's 'Smoking Gun' Witness Found Dead

I don't want those pictures released.

Thank You DU Community!

Just Shut The Fuk Up Dick Cheney

Col Wilkerson: AFTER 04 Photos Released-"THE CHENEY METHOD" of Interrogation-Shut Down-Nada-Nothing

SEE IT NOW! An American Right-Winger's Lament (apologies to the Beatles)

Bacteria Vs. Saharan Desertification

Why are credit card companies allowed to raise their rates, but ...

Higher profits are better than lower taxes!

Hypothetical question regarding torture photos ...

Lawrence Wilkerson: The Truth About Richard Bruce Cheney

Kucinich Victory to Fund Lead Removal from Schools Passes in the House


Do you live in Nebraska? If you do, lemme ask you .........

WAAS (07) Explains What Cheney Was Up To Besides Torture In Summer of 2002...

The man we need to get under oath right away: General Geoffrey D. Miller

I hope Rahm breaks his foot off in Ben Nelson's ass

repubs are TURNED ON by the very idea of torturing Muslims

And on a lighter note -- "Sarah Palin's Book Title - Time to Vote" - THE MUDFLATS

Post office mural earns time in spotlight (one of just 36 left make-work projects during the Depres)

Pentagon Preps Soldier Telepathy Push

76 Members of Congress Oppose Staying in Afghanistan Forever

Frost warning for Hell

On those "Contractors" who tortured prisoners in Secrete CIA prisons

"Innocent have I come into prison, innocent have I been tortured, innocent must I die."

That sound you just heard was Pelosi blowing the *blame her* points out of the water

That sound you just heard was Pelosi blowing the *blame her* points out of the water

Republican caught naked and having sex in the street asks the media to respect his privacy

Money: The Myth of Banks and the Congress

Remember WATERGATE? We're living Worse Than Watergate, the Secret Government. When are the HEARINGS?

When has the "ticking time bomb" scenario happened in real life?

Do you believe that high-ranking members of the bush-cheney cabal

List the Politicians you trust are geniune...

LADIES AND GENTLEMEN! The winner of Wednesday's Signed Hillary Clinton Books Giveaway is...



Rep Kucinich: Healthcare is a Civil Right!

I finally saw that anti-Wal-Mart documentary, but I pose this question to you:

Larisa Alexandrovna: What Did Karl Rove Know About Torture And When Did He Know It?

Col Wilkerson Drops A BOMBSHELL-Bushco Priority For Intell NOT Aimed At Protecting American People

The Definitive Journey

Holder's Plans As Clear As Gonzales' Memory

A remarkable woman.

Boehner: Now and Then

AG Eric Holder said : “If somebody was tortured to death, clearly a crime would have occurred."

Woman arrested for tresspassing in her own home

The sails are deployed, the ship of state is sailing, "the stars are aligned" and yet...

Dennis Kucinich: 'Get Out of Iraq. Get Out Afghanistan. Come Home America.'

Alabama Senator Sessions Linked To White Supremacist Hate Groups

A quote from Theodore Roosevelt -- pertinent today?

'Old South' frat targeted over Confederate event

Dear Mr. President: Do you really know how hard it is out here?

In reversal of campaign promise, Obama to continue military tribunals

Kucinich introduces resolution to strengthen economy while protecting workers and industries

Pilots are making $23K? - as reported on CNN

It's a tough call but I agree with the President on the photos.

Many on this board cheered for the truth when we thought these pics might be released under Bush

The Greatest Economic Secret in America

David Gregory's Meet the Press Hits New Ratings Low-Down 28% in Viewers

I don't give a flying fugg about Nancy Pelosi

June 1st could be Carrie Prejean Day - Oy Vey

Wow. Nancy's got balls of steel. She flatly and unequivocally accused the Director of the CIA

CARRIE PREJEAN: Latest Republican Ditz!

Take Over the Internet and RULE THE WORLD !!! - A thumbnail history

"If we need to keep evidence of torture, like photographs, secret, to protect our troops..."

My Weird Credit Card Bill

Hiding the pictures isn't to 'protect the troops'.

Hiding the pictures isn't to 'protect the troops'.

Hiding the pictures isn't to 'protect the troops'.

Senator Bernie Sanders I-VT

EL Monte cop kicks prone suspect (on live TV) after pursuit

EL Monte cop kicks prone suspect (on live TV) after pursuit

Obama Justice Dept. Again Warns Britain Not to Reveal Details of Torture of Gitmo Detainee

Can someone explain to me how the car dealership networks of the auto companies work?

Unproductive closed door meeting on health care today? Have we forgotten who has the majority?

Tony Blair to testify at SFRC meeting today - likely on new Middle East plan expected in a month

George Walker Bush's administration was the result of a coup Agree/Disagree

Obama is all talk and no action when it comes to LGBT issues

Do you like what you do for a iving? If you had a choice, whould you choose to do it?

an open letter to adoptees and adoptive parents

WE'RE GIVING AWAY A COMPUTER!!! One DUer will win a 2-Pound, Ultra-Portable Acer Netbook Computer!

HP recalls some laptop batteries today

Who here believes that phrase we keep hearing: The investigations into these torture incidents

so....... what happened to the great global Pandemic Flu??, looks like Baxter squeaked by again...




Anything Less Than Absolute Moral Clarity from Democrats Will Enshrine Bush's Abuses

Paulson Forced Banks to Take TARP Money

Rethink our War and Occupation of Afghanistan

College grads to see low wages for years

WTF?-Boy Scouts Training to "Confront Terrorism, Illegal Immigration & Escalating Border Violence"

WTF?-Boy Scouts Training to "Confront Terrorism, Illegal Immigration & Escalating Border Violence"

CIA Doctors Were Replaced with Contractors for Torture

JOHN W. DEAN: 'Keep Pounding The Drums'-We ARE On "The Right Side Of This Issue & Obama KNOWS It!"

JOHN W. DEAN: 'Keep Pounding The Drums'-We ARE On "The Right Side Of This Issue & Obama KNOWS It!"

Most damning evidence

Thank you!

Maddy is a murderer

Miss Panama Contestant: "Confucius was one of whom invented confusion"

Ain't No Sunshine when she's gone

Harvey Keitel turned 70 today (well, now yesterday where I am)

Can I sleep in your arms tonight, Lady?

If I were a carpenter.. and you were a Lady.

Thinking outside the.... er... chair.......

Would a masters in neuroscience open any career doors

Motherfucking bastard assholes at Nick at Night.

I just had an amazing realization.. sort of an epiphany, really... but not

Is it just my imagination, or did DU just slip through've just been neutered, and you're reallllly thirsty

Making the world a better place, one bus at a time

Dokumenty Automatizmus Televisor

How long can a person go without a good nights sleep before they become a psycho bitch?!

nasa tv rocks

EWWW hazmat called for fridge cleanout

I think today's is the best prize so far

Billups, Anthony lift Nuggets into West finals

Man loses €23,000 in cash during convertible test drive

Man loses €23,000 in cash during convertible test drive

Did the "Whiter Teeth" banner bug anyone else?

Greatest Morrison?

A Taste for Gratuitous Violence: Do We Have To See it All?

Remembering DUers

Hey TurtleZoot, WTF DID YOU DO?

Business Owner Loses $60K In Bold Craigslist Con

Your favorite Star Trek: TNG characters?

Overcoming: a series of reflections dealing with the vagaries in the tapestry of life

Good morning Lounge

Missouri mother accused of using her 1-year-old child to shield man from police Taser

"Are you wearing an underwire bra today?"

Fort Worth soldier's, um, boxers make him famous

Does this thread make my butt look big?

I think this is my favorite smilie

Is it ok to use pics or smilies from someone else's photobucket?

Girl allegedly uses gun to force sister to play


Grammar mavens: Is it "bring to bear" or "bring to bare"?

Spanish study shows cocaine in the air

Cocaine's one helluva Drug - Iggy Pop Edition

Google just isn't working for me today

my fingers smell like stinky cheese

Mumbai authorities tear down 'Slumdog' star's home

I think that one of the DU prizes should be "Dinner with a Happy Ending" with Grovelbot.

Oooh look! $9,266,500 worth of the art!

Is it wrong to pray for bricks to kill Dane Cook?

My butt keeps calling me on my cell. I think my butt is stalking me!

i looked at that thread about shitting bricks

Been boring in here. I may have to get stinking drunk tonight and post how NFL players are pussies.

Cocaine just isn't working for me today

I think that one of the DU prizes should be an afternoon of "Hoop skirts with Michelle Obama".

Been boring in here. I may have to get stinking drunk tonight and post how NFL players are wimps.

First, gmail craps out on me, and now, Pandora


I think that one of the DU prizes should be "Shoot hoops with Michelle Obama".

Is it wrong to get a vicarious thrill from knowing that posting Pussycats pisses certain people off?

Is it wrong to get a vicarious thrill from knowing that posting copycats pisses certain people off?

Everyone should start wiring cash to LynneSin NOW

Have you ever actually shat a brick?


What kind of Prizes do you think they have at the Free Republic Fundraiser - post yours here

Which should I get for my dogs?

If religion is the opiate of the masses...

Hey Twitter-haters, there's an astronaut twittering from orbit


Is it me, or are Iggy Pop, Nick Cave and Bowie al channeling Jim Morrison at some point?

Any pagan god or goddess worshippers around here

I think that one of the DU prizes should be "Shoot smack with Axl Rose"

Beyonce's song Halo

Is it wrong to admit that no matter what happens, i will always be behind raccoon?

Is anyone else having page-loading probems with DU...

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Thu 5/14/2009)

Anyone seen a squirrel like this?

Are you a Hottie or a Nottie?

Is it wrong to pray that Dane Cook gets esophageal cancer?

I want to create a threat that never dies.

When did 'jumping the shark' jump the shark?

I want to create thread that never frays.

I want to create a thread that's a bad pun on "I want to create a thread that never dies" thread

"We' in the Golden Age of animation"

someone posted something about a deepfried hamburger being a heat attack or something?

OK, which one of you broke Google?

SPRING PHOTO Preliminaries are up in GD

Is it wrong of me to keep asking if something is wrong of me to do, say, think, etc.?

The lights keep flickering at work

Is it wrong to pray that Datasuspect gets into therapy? nt

Does your butt ever cell phone dial people?

Does anyone ever use their butt set to dial their friends?

Make it fast, make it Argent. Argent. Emergency!

How did Disco morph into New Wave and Punk???


Poll: The telephone, the telephone, the glorious telephone...

Poll: The telephone, the telephone, the glorious telephone...

They're making a movie of Stephen King's "From a Buick 8"

Is my nephew just unsophisticated, or is he a jerk?

Springfield man gets 90 days for shooting wife during sex

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 5/14/09

I got my labs back today

teh moderatorators drank all my scutch!

Aside from winger pundits, I would rather have root canal than watch FITB on television?

Pan fried, cheese-stuffed hamburger. Really!

OMFG. the governor just authorized

"Why are YOU in your yard?!" I don't know why that strikes me as so funny,

I'm going to see Spinal Tap (sort of) tonight!

The feral cat that bit me is back. Sitting on my back porch.

This guy really digs Black Sabbath...

I can't take anything datasuspect seriously until he changes his sig image

Shia LaBeof is to acting as...


The Night Of The Texting

I Think A New Era Has Begun

Whats for dinner DU?

What Is A Friend

Children at recovery meetings. What's your opinion?

Every day I beat my own previous record for number of

Does DU need some additional "Personal Interest" groups?

what's the best commercial free, listener supported, indie, college radio

Men are very possessive of women.

At the risk of speaking heresy, I will state that there are some AWESOME Disco tunes

C'mon Celtics!

Sh*t My whole weekend has just gone up in smoke

DU Song of the day

I Now Have Unlimited Minutes On PHone and Can Text

Only **15 MINUTES LEFT** to enter our $250 Progressive Non-Profit Donation Contest!

You're walking down the street by yourself...

Does your cell phone ever butt dial people?

Sequestered in Memphis

I need some suggestions here.

When you order dinner take-out from a restaurant and pick it up do you tip them?

Whitecaps on Lake Superior

Swine Flu!!!!!!!

Is it wrong to pray for someone's death?

Is it wrong to pray for my death?

Did you ever Google the house you grew up in and get chills up your spine?

What's up with the Montauk Monster? (graphic)

Is it wrong of me to worship redheaded women?

Reply to this thread but don't rec it

Three Wolf Moon

Sci-fi movies with big budgets that looked pretty came before 'Star Wars'...

Rec this thread but don't reply to it.

Whoever Watches American Idol Should Be sent to Guantanamo, and banned to Free republic

Happy Birthday, LynneSin!!!!!!

LOST finale wrap up articles- all with great points about what may be happening!

BTW Haruka, I hope you suffer from horrible constipation....

The Wings win and Kobe and the Lakers are losing. A good night for sports!

Men become impotent because of women's low-cut dresses and bare legs

I was soooo happy that a robin family decided to move in on the

How dumb do you have to be to take a piss on Old Faithful?

I can see sueNturtle In traffic

Gawd Can Ron Howard look any MORE like my brother?

I am going to drive a van down to Yreka California and back

How should I feel about my ambivalence?

OMG...I got lost in Minneapolis in the dark..

Is it possible to make rum-sicles?

I was thinking about a friend I hadn't seen for years, guess who I ran into at CVS.

Tell me about your weird COWORKER

Kitties, posted late at night.

Scorsese to do Sinatra - Who should play Sinatra?

Its going to be 85 this weekend

I'm retiring my car tomorrow,funny how we get attached the things.

My donor star crapped out 5 minutes ago...What are the prizes for the rest of the week?

A little over two hours, freepers. Get ready for the epicness

Anybody know anything about tractors mine just broke?

Vancouver Olympics tickets--any suggestions?

What? Still nothing?

Question about citing sources

Is it wrong of me to worship brunette women?


Going for Puerto Rican take out for dinner - what would you like?

May I please have a hug? I know that I ask for that a lot, but please.

Today is LynneSin's 50th birthday

OK, now that we know who won Hell's Kitchen - SPOILERS!

Anyone ever work on base as a civilian employee for the military?

Cheeseburger dress!!!!

Grammar question

Natalie Portman: Can she act or not?


For those of you who think that North Jersey Stinks...

My chambers coil is overloaded.


Breaking: Trump Announces Future Miss USA Contestants To Be Sold to Highest Bidders

Secret ingredients you'll never see on Iron Chef. I'll start.

When NOT to hyphenate your name....

Did you get into trouble as a kid because you played with toys that did not "fit" your gender?

When will the History channel do a "Gangland" special on Midlo's Bunco Group

Teaching english in a foreign country

G.G. Allin. Discuss

Euthanized my 6-year-old cat today.

Just received my second Poetry scholarship of the summer!

What's your favorite Who song?

Tell me about your weird neighbor

Meghan McCain@ WH Correspondents dinner: FIRE THE STYLIST!

*Spoilers* Star Trek (2009): UHURA

Myth: 4 memos released by President Obama tell the whole story about torture

Why President Obama? Why are the planners of this torture getting a free pass, when....

AZ State, Notre Dame

So how long do we end up waiting for the photos to be released? Indefinitely?

A little respect, please - reducing the rate of growth is not reducing current costs!

For Democrats, Unease Grows Over National Security Policy

We are told that releasing the photos will only be

Release the photos.... after our troops are out of the middle east

Joan Walsh: "As long as Obama covers up and refuses to prosecute torture, the Dark Lord prevails"

Just on MSNBC: "...Obama, the pro-life president..."

No torture, we get Saddam. Torture people and bin Laden is free

Truth be told.. I just don't know what is right or wrong

The Whitehouse caves again, this time on the DHS report!

Reported today that 90% of Notre Dame people are enthusiastically looking forward to Obama.

if Obama and team don't want the photos shown in order 'To Catch A Torturer'

Gen Myers trying to save his ass with a new book on Wash. Journal

Tea party leader/insane clown also major tax fraud, apparently

Question: Did the Media televise the Torture investigation hearings in the Senate?

Our President - Today, He is The Darling of the Right Wing Neo-Cons and Torture Supporters.

Jim Cramer Plans Revenge on Jon Stewart

NYT - Republican attackpoints on healthcare and some responses

The pictures were to be released to the ACLU. Who even says they

Haaretz: President Obama warns Israeli PM Netanyahu: Don't surprise me with Iran strike

Obama Administration to Cheney: Request Denied

RW Talking Point to watch for

Washington Times Runs Obama Girls' Photo With Story About Murdered Chicago Kids

Calling about 5000 DUers if you're out there--need some help here

What does the Solicitor General do?

White House Drug Czar calls for end of "War on Drugs" analogy

Fear can be a healthy survival instinct, especially when not used to manipulate

Presidential motorcade pulls in at school for 75-minute town hall on credit card reform.

President Obama's Commencement Speech at ASU (FULL)

If you need to see photos, especially when we all ready know what happened, you are SICK.

Are the republicans once again taking a flying leap off a short pier? Don't mess with Pelosi

The Vast Majority of Soldiers Did Not Torture. Would YOU Put them in unnecessary Danger?

Lieberman up to no good vis a vis those torture photos.

Obama Considers Detaining Terror Suspects Indefinitely And Without Trials

Kim Hendren, the GOP's only candidate so far against Blanche Lincoln called Chuck Schumer "that Jew

What would happen if someone takes the photos to the NYT and the Times says it'll publish them?

MSNBC is saying that Cheney suggested torturing to get a prisoner

Will the Obama administration obey a federal judge on the photo release or will they

Anyone really believe what the CIA says?

Chris Matthews stumps Sanford by asking him what expenses he'd cut.

Iran /Contra: Where are they now:

Yesterday I bought some Barick Obama cheese

Michael Moore's take on Photo-gate

Why are the media talking about Pelosi when they should be talking about Bush (torture)

Thinking Again About Those Photos - And Obama's Rope-A-Dope Ways

Wouldn't it be great if Obama was using the power of the Presidency to push for progressive

Pelosi needs parsing lessons from Bill Clinton

“The Strategic Debate Over Afghanistan” (STRATFOR), useful background re Obama’s new strategy.

Far worse than the failure to release torture photos

What an arrogant POS Marine on Hardball.....

What is the definition of a "Democrat?"

Photos and saving lives

Desperation: Repub now trying to claim waterboarding was legal

Truth, Justice, and the American Way

Yes, I judge Obama by a different standard than I judge(d) bushco


Did Obama Just Officially Give Bush & Co a Pass on Gitmo Torture?

Supreme Court candidate Elena Kagan has admirers left and right

If it comes down to offering political protection for Speaker Pelosi or

You buy a new house. You remove the bag of trash rotting in the basement

Thank You George Bush For Keeping Us Safe.

Only **15 MINUTES LEFT** to enter our $250 Progressive Non-Profit Donation Contest!

Goood news for those wishing to move on to a new topic

Looking back at the Obama administration

When should the photos be released?

PA-Sen: Torsella Out

Here's the part that bothers me: Pres. Obama claiming that it was A FEW PEOPLE...

Deconstructing Obama's Excuses

Are you pissed at the way President Obama is running the country?

Well here's ONE thing we can all agree on......

The only pictures I need to see

Gibbs' Replies to a Question Re: Torture Photos

Is it probable that the president wants a prosecutor to see the photos & not the world

The U.S. committed war crimes and now some are blatantly lying to cover their asses. (updated)

Crosspost looking for Suggestions:

Alphacat has done it again, new video

OK! Hey, let's act like Obama released the torture photos! Gee, look at what you could see!

The next American POW - why does Cheney advocate waterboarding our own troops?

I'm tired of people telling me to shut up for telling people to shut up!!

If torture HAD to be done - and it was still illegal

Republicans are dangling Pelosi over the torture cliff because it works

White House Czar Calls for End to 'War on Drugs'

Resident relationship experts.... I need some advice.

Rick Warren must not speak at the commencement.

I trust Obama to balance and weigh important principles, for now.

What do you most admire about Dick Cheney after seeing him on TV so much recently?

Obama town hall transcript

Why Obama not publicizing the new torture photos is a BRILLIANT political move...

George Will says he Obama administration has "Tincture of Lawlessness."

Can Obama Tame the Democrats?

Why were pictures taken at all?

PHOTO Phew, a friendly face.


here's the REAL reason why obama didn't release the photos: fear of an embarassing incident

Friday Prosecutors to Question Rove on U.S. Attorney Firings

Get your red hot OBama Flip-Flops right here!

I would like to see Obama release the photographs. I understand why he will not.

Transparency means transparency when things are hard

Biden discusses the planning of the Navy Seal attack on the Pirates ....

*Good Order and Discipline* is THE REASON that the Photos must be released ASAP.

Who anointed Jonathan Turley the premier expert on constitutional law?

When the Abu Ghraib pics were released, how many here claimed that our troops had been endangered?

Obama Aids Labor With Policy Shifts, Key Appointments

Obama administration to expand housing plan

Jonathan Turley coming up on Big Ed to discuss the non-release of the photos

Ask these Dead People what the Release of the Abu Ghraib Photos Gained them

Where's the banner and flight suit?

Military Families Applaud Decision To Stop Detainee Photos

Can we get back to being normal please?

My Class Had Their Wax Museum Today

Obama to revive military tribunals with more rights for detainees

Who is the source of the "Obama is playing chess" magical thinking ploy?

When you see will shit bricks

Since Obama was not awarded a degree at Arizona State, why did he wear

Help me out--Post the best jokes you've heard lately

Match Game Story: "Wednesday had no match game because Rabrrrrrr's ____ was firmly up his ass."

This Is a Drive-by Post! Fire Away!


Lindsey Graham: Cheney Put People in Gitmo Who Weren’t Military Threat

Indonesia willing to lead Somalia force-U.N. official

SoCal counties to check suspects' immigrant status

Sony reports $1 bln annual loss, sees more red ink

Brazil airs state secrets (from former military dictatorship)

Myanmar's Suu Kyi charged over U.S. intruder

(Zelikow) US detainee abuse 'unprecedented'

E-Verify program confirming workers' legal status grows in popularity

Obama Angers ACLU

Taliban warns Pakistani politicians

At least 9 dead, 16 saved after migrant boat sinks off Florida

Afghan-Pakistan border bomb blast

U.N. rights chief urges Obama to prosecute torturers

Afghan police: 11 insurgents killed in south

'Exodus' from Sri Lanka war zone

North Korea to Try U.S. Journalists

Indonesia launches Southeast Asia's biggest marine park

In Iraq, an exodus of Christians (hundreds of thousands have fled since 2003)

Senator calls for 'truth commission' to probe Bush-era interrogations

FT: New US jobless claims unexpectedly jump

China says US spy accusation 'totally made up'

Gunmen try to shoot Iraqi cleric Sadr's spokesman

Mississippi: Barbour Signs Cigarette Tax

Obama takes risk with reversal on detainee photos

Documents: Paulson forced 9 bank CEOs to take TARP

Weekly jobless claims up more than expected (Continuing claims set a record for 15th straight week)

Half Of Interstate 80 Bridge Closed For Safety

Police accidentally tear gas school(Turkey)

BofA sells $7.3B stake in China Construction Bank

Are the people who 'really run the world' meeting this weekend?

Obama Town Hall Rio Rancho Live

Senator calls for 'truth commission' to probe Bush-era interrogations

Fear of gas attacks keeps Afghan girls from school

Man who used credit card to mail bogus anthrax threat pleads guilty

Fiat To Chrysler: Cut Costs Or We Walk

Chrysler closing 789 dealerships

Bill Clinton: Cheney should stick to target practice

Washington Times Runs Obama Girls' Photo With Story About Murdered Chicago Kids

Leaked Torture Photos as heard on Thom Hartman

Obama Considers Detaining Terror Suspects Indefinitely

ESA en route to the origins of the Universe

Gingrich joins (San Francisco) Examiner commentary team

Detained U.S. Journalists to Face Trial in N. Korea

Russia offers to revive European arms-control deal

Prosecutors to Question Rove on U.S. Attorney Firings

New Hampshire governor says he'll sign same-sex marriage bill

Google Suffers Widespread Outage: Quick Fix Promised

Obama Administration to Cheney: Request Denied

UAE Torture Tapes Shock House Hearing

Pardon me, but nobody is censoring you.

Tenn. nixes marriage of transgender woman, man

Polish Priest Publishes Sex Guide

History will rehab Bush administration: (Condi) Rice

Defense firms eye benefits from Pentagon budget

GOP Sen. hopeful heard calling Schumer 'that Jew'


Congress speeds to approve fresh war funds (including $108B for IMF)

FTC sues to stop auto warranty robo-calls

Peru bans gay people from police

Auto Part Manufacturer Lays Off Nearly 600 In NE Ohio

Did Doctors Deny Iraq Shooter's Stress?

Nike to cut about 1,750 jobs worldwide (500 in Oregon)

Quietly, Patrick keeps up a somber duty

NASA to Pay Russia $51M Per Manned Launch

CIA denies Cheney request to declassify memos

20 former Agriprocessors workers get visas

60-year-old is oldest Army soldier killed in Iraq (Vietnam vet)

Judge throws out evidence in (Dr. Cyril) Wecht case

Former Mexican president calls for legalizing marijuana

Scouts Train to Fight Terrorists, and More

The Stars Come Out in Support of Employee Free Choice Act

Reassured Python leaves behind 20 eggs in Sri Lanka

Cornyn expects Hutchison to resign this fall

No cut in H-1B visas for Indians: US Consul-General

Detroit (Policemen & Firemen Retirement) fund sues Halliburton, KBR

Schwarzenegger Seeks $6 Billion Loan, Orders Cuts

Tamiflu Developer: Swine Flu Could Have Come From Bio-Experiment Lab

Specter raises hopes for deal on major labor bill

(AG) Holder: Justice Department prepared to fight detainee photo release

ACLU seeks suspension of police officer seen kicking suspect in head

Another case of India link to credit card fraud in UK

Carlyle Group Admits Role In "Pay to Play" Scandal

Carlyle Group Admits Role In "Pay to Play" Scandal

Prosecutors to Question Rove on U.S. Attorney Firings

Leon Panetta's mission to stop Israel bombing Iranian nuclear plant

FTC sues to halt warranty 'robo-calls'

Cheney Will Appeal “Obama Admin’s” Decision To Deny Him Torture Intel

Mexican Data Say Migration to U.S. Has Plummeted

Governor will sign gay marriage bill in NH if changes are made

Gibbs: Bush tied CIA's hands on Cheney request

US has no plans to seize Pakistan's nuclear weapons: Boucher

Obama urges Congress to act on Credit Card bill

Outrage at 'slavery' in Bolivia

Eggs and shoes fly as investors vent their anger at directors

US 'fool' at center of Suu Kyi furor

Queens Educator Critically Ill With Swine Flu; 3 Schools Closed

White House Czar Calls for End to 'War on Drugs'

Senator Bob Graham: The CIA Made Up Two Briefing Sessions

4 US citizens found strangled in Tijuana

Dems: CIA briefers may have broken law

"Slumdog" child star's Mumbai shanty home torn down

Treasury Agrees To Aid Insurers

Free Lipitor, Viagra, Other Drugs for Jobless

Yellowstone Workers Fired for Urinating in Old Faithful

SEC Attorneys Probed For Insider Trading

For Explorer Scouts, Good Deeds Have Whole New Meaning (anti-terrorism+illegal immigration, pro-gun)

(New Audio) Schumer on torture 2004: 'Do what you have to do'

Ivory carving may be oldest sculpture of human form

Obama To Continue Military Tribunals

Oldest Army Soldier Killed In Iraq

Pelosi says CIA misled her

Veterans boost McGovern bill calling for Afghanistan exit strategy

'Old South' frat targeted over Confederate event

Wal-Mart starts $1 program

Board advocates dumping UND nickname, logo (Fighting Sioux)

GM Says Chrysler-like Deal Best Bankruptcy Option

Dying oceans 'life and death issue' (for humanity): Indonesia

General Janis Karpinski: Let's get out the truth about detainee photos

I'll tell u what deserves further investigation: The whole Valerie Plame deal

The Wisdom of Solomon

Texas Soldier Murders 5 Other Troops at Counseling Center, Iraq -Pentagon Channel

Inside Story - Pakistan's Army (contains an interesting discussion about their nukes)

Yusuf Islam - Peace Train

ACLU Attorney On Obama's Flip-Flop On Release Of Torture Photos

So Damn Much Money

The GOP's New Global Warming Spin

Hannity has Prejean slow down the breast photo story like the friggin' Zapruder film. Step by Step!

Marc Maron Addresses the Class of 2009

NATO exercises provoke Russia

Rep Kucinich: Healthcare is a Civil Right!

YES WE KLAN Republican Theme Song

Summary Of Right Wing Media Attacks On Gay Marriage

Eggs Fly! at Irish Bank Meeting - Unhappy Shareholders Vent Anger

Rep. Shadegg: Rush Is Just 'A Television Personality,' But I Agree With Him On Global Warming

Why don't R People like Single Payer Health Care?

Obama On Blocking Torture Photos

Mike Farrell on taking a stand

What's Left of the News - Gay Marriage

Vintage Sexism:

National Tax On Booze & Smokes? by RSU

The Recession is Over?!

Activists Champion Single Payer Cause

Dr. Margaret Flowers at Capitol Hill Rally for Single Payer Healthcare

Scene from Goya's Ghost -- where the torturer's own techniques are used against him

Thom Hartmann - "Is the economy hurting your love life?”

Thom Hartmann - "Is the economy hurting your love life?”

Thom Hartmann - What does Taliban waterboarding US prisoners & GPS tracking stalkers have in common

Thom Hartmann - Do Corporate Tax our economy?!

Because Child Abuse Month didn't get much attention in April.

AIG Fed Res 'DECIDED BEST INTEREST' Pay More to Counterparties Credit Default Swaps

Real People DENIED Real Healhcare: Emily Cannon


President Obama's ASU Commencement Speech (FULL VERSION)

Pelosi "IT DOES NOT MAKE ME COMPLICIT" Daily Stmt - Methinks Lady Doth Protest Too Much

Code Pink were on hand to love former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld

Grandma Gets Raided for Paying Off Her Mortgage in Full

The Frank Factor|For the Record|SA1062 Dems Cave to Corp. $$$$

Maddow: Democrat Socialist Party

Sam Sedor at Streaming Media East Conference.

Sam Sedor at Streaming Media East Conference.

TYT: Will Rep. Jan Schakowsky Run for the Senate? (Live On-Air Q.)

Marc Maron interviews Janeane Garafalo About Teabagger Stalking.

Artists For Workers Choice (EFCA)

A history of the Iraq War in 5 minutes

Hoekstra: Waterboarding is legal

Cenk: Obama Makes Terrible Decision - Will Not Release Torture Pics

Bill O'Reilly Marries A Turtle?

The Epic Battle for Employee Free Choice

Ari Melber on MSNBC: We are not in a debate about torture's efficacy -- torture is illegal.

Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor: Atheists not fully human

On Countdown with Keith Olbermann, WTF??!?!?

Cicely Tyson

Ronald Reagan speaks out against Socialized Medicine

Looks Like Single Payer Is Being Left Off The Plate

MUST WATCH!!!-Doctors Protest Senate for Single-Payer HealthCare-2/3

TYT: How Will The Press React To Obama's Photo Decision?

Nadler Tells Holder He's Required to Prosecute

FULL Pelosi statement and questions (19:34)

Dick Cheney: Wrong on Employee Free Choice (And Everything Else)

SMART REMARKS: Cheneysaurus Rex

Lawton Smalls Derides Universal Health Care: Break Room Live.

Nancy Pelosi Says C.I.A. Lied to Congress About Torture (Links Torture To Iraq War Lies)

Kucinich: 'We're Moving from Industrial Capitalism to Finance Capitalism to Crony Capitalism'

Countdown: The Pelosi Distraction; Torturing for 9/11-Iraq Link (Waterboarding from Cheney Office?)

Rachel Maddow: W/ Jonathan Turley on Obama Torture Photo Decision

VP Biden on the Employee Free Choice Act

Olbermann 3/14 WTF!?! Mother's Death as Sleazy Gossip

Obama Healthcare Plan

Max Keiser - Money laundering through Israel 12/05/09

Women fights banksters for her house

Random Rush: The Torture Argument. Sam Seder on

Single Payer Healthcare HR-676 Guarantees Coverage for Everyone

TYT RANT: MSNBC Fails Vs. LC. What Should They Have Said Instead? (Ear-Muff The Kids)

If Bush Regime is so innocent, then why did they try to hide a pardon for the highest level members

Kafka for Dummies: The Absurd Debate over Torture!

You can keep your job -- if you move to India

Stealth Move in Washington Aims to Get $100 Billion for IMF Without Congressional Debate

White House Press Secretary Seizes Jeff Gannon's Vibrator

Pentagon Preparing For War With The Enemy: Russia by Rick Rozoff

GOP Thinks SCOTUS Nomination is a Reality Show

Rove: Pelosi was an accomplice to 'torture.'

Rep. Kucinich Today: 'Trillions for War, for Wall Street... Less Money for Soc. Sec., Medicare'

Sifton: Torture Investigation Should Focus on Est. 100 Prisoner Deaths.

Sifton: Torture Investigation Should Focus on Est. 100 Prisoner Deaths.

For Obama, being president is like parallel parking.


Secret Memoir Offers Look Inside China’s Politics

Bloggers React to Detainee Photos Decision

GOP's Frank Luntz' Memo on Health Care; How to Fight Luntz

Why Did Michael P. Leahy Lead the Teabagging Movement?

Hey Americans, the Pundits Blame You for Bush and Cheney's Torture Policies

Credit-Card Law Has Painful Impact

Scouts Train to Fight Terrorists, and More

'Offensive' commencement speech (Mitch McConnell)

(Boy) Scouts train to fight terrorists and more

'Ugly' Questions for Gen. Myers

Obama can't keep torture under wraps (Gude / The Guardian)

LAT Editorial: Release the torture photos

Problems that Won’t Wait By Timothy V. Gatto

Obama's Latest Effort to Conceal Evidence of Bush Era Crimes

Fear of Crime and Things to Come

Release the torture photos, Mr. President (Kansas City Star editorial)

National Health Plan to Contain $2 Trillion Deductible

Bailouts and Boots

Class War in America, the Ongoing Assault (Good Read)

America's growing surveillance state

Cheney lives on . Joan Walsh . Salon

America’s triple A rating is at risk (FT)

Joe Klein: Cheney and Torture

'Grey Lady' has a patient suitor

Joe Lieberman Sees No Evil (Ackerman / Washington Independent)

Pelosi Palaver (Cohen / CBS)


Pelosi: CIA lied to me about waterboarding

'tick tick tick tick - ticking time bomb...' - Rachel Maddow - Graham gets his due

Janis Karpinski: Let's get out the truth about detainee photos

(Indian) PM's daughter on Obama

Digby nails it: If You Can Excuse Torture, You Can Excuse Anything

Harkin says President Obama got the wrong advice on release of detainee photos

Anything Less Than Absolute Moral Clarity from Democrats Will Enshrine Bush's Abuses

For Republicans, it can't get any worse (Cornwall / The Independent)

CIA Contractors Played Big Role In Interrogations (Shapiro / Morning Edition)

The IMF is destroying poor countries

The IMF Collects Debts on Behalf of the World's Largest Banks

If You're Angry About the Torture Photos, You're Being Played By Obama (Gawker)

Chuck Todd: Yes, it's that bad for the GOP

Thriving Norway Provides an Economics Lesson

"My Personal Credit Crisis" (NYT Economics Reporter Caught Up in Housing/Mortgage Bubble/Personal)

NY Times on Guns in National Parks: "Whose Senate is This?"

Bilderberg meeting in Greece

You know that I am thinking that after all the reports of the murders and rape committed by.........

Editorial: Rice speech taints policy school opening (Gauntlet / U Calgary)

Actor Mike Farrell at Capitol Hill Rally for Single Payer Healthcare

Peru bans gay people from police

Brazil airs state secrets

VENEZUELA Investigates Radio and Television Stations for Irresponsible Behavior

May 13 Broadcast of Radio Habana Cuba Interview with Leonard Weinglass - attorney for Cuban 5

Terrific Article about Jose Pertierra's life and the fight to extradite Posada to VEN

Book about US Interference in Cuba to be Launched in Havana

Youth Cuban 5 Conf. in Havana: US Put on Trial for Terrorism and Convicted

Fifth and FINAL Saul Landau Interview with Cuban Fiver Gerardo Hernandez

Colombia: Violence risks destabilizing the entire region

US eager for Cuba's return to diplomatic fold: official

9 Die as Haitian Immigrants’ Boat Sinks

Negotiations to nationalize Banco de Venezuela expected to end successfully

"Beyond the Media Hysteria on Hugo Chavez" - good article to give to others not familiar with Chavez

Jamming TV Marti - "Radial Aggression Against Cuba: Declassifying the Memory"

Outrage at 'slavery' in Bolivia

Jane Franklin: "Legitimization and Normalization of Terror" (US terrorist attacks on Cuba) EN/SP

Uruguay to lift ban on gays in the military

Diplomacy Underground: Tunnel Proposed to Grant Bolivia Access to Sea

Rich poor divide opens up at ocean talks

Peak oil notes - May 14

We can haz tiny anomaly! We can haz tiny anomaly!

Climate change: The biggest global-health threat of the 21st century

Indians are world's 'greenest': Survey

73 Days, 270 Miles, -90F - Hadow Team Picked Up, Ending Ice-Thickness Mission - AFP

Red List Update - 12% Of All Known Bird Species Endangered, 192 Species Critically Endangered - BBC

It's A CONSPIRACY, The Lords Say - Green Movement Becoming (GASP!) Politicized - Guardian

Good Green Books for Summer Reading Lists

Report warns against Coral Triangle collapse (CNN)

Ethanol may replace 20 pct of US, Europe mogas-Tony Hayward, CEO - BP -

30 Years Of Live-Trapping Data Show Mammal Species Moving Steadily North In Michigan - Mongabay

(Off Topic!) Studies Show LAM Patients Participate in Clinical Trials to Help Others, Not Themselves

BrightSource signs world’s biggest solar deal – again (CNNMoney/Fortune)

Melting Threat from West Antarctic Ice Sheet Less Than Expected but Could Hit U.S. Hardest, Study …

Hard-hit county gets a green jolt

Why are we not doing more on this front? Geo-thermal

The energy cost of the inter-tubes

Further Hadow Team Data - "Hardly Ever" Encountered Old Ice; Ice 50% Thinner Than Projected

DrumBeat: May 14, 2009

EVA GOLINGER: BOLIVIA-Newly Declassified Docs Show USAID $97 M Funding to Separatist Projects

The Dodgers win again.

The Red Wings vs Ducks game 7 is getting interesting....

Watch out Pittsburgh, we're coming.

OK, let's try this again...The Bruins vs Caines game 7 is getting interesting..

Why LA is the best team in the majors:

Los Angeles City Council Raises Living Wage For 5,000 Airport Workers

Today in labor history May 14 10 week beer strike, racists attacked a “Freedom Ride” bus in Alabama

Journal Register seeks to void union contracts

GM Bondholders will force bankruptcy because they're holding Credit Default Swaps

Can Workers Strike and Win?

Fuel tank explosion in Arkansas kills 3 workers

Circuit Asks NLRB to Weigh In on Strike Case

Hartmarx workers sit-in vote spreads to Rochester, NY

Cheney, Rove attack Employee Free Choice. Thanks!

Posters Show the Labor Movement At its Best

Pro-union bill under attack

A deal to organise


Former America West Pilots Win in Court Ruling Over Legacy US Airways Pilots

U.S. Workers Under Attack

Daily Kos: AgJOBS reintroduced in Congress today. Show your support

Huffington Post: Dick Cheney Battles Clergy Over Employee Free Choice Act

Chicago Bears meet new union chief

Light at the End of the Unemployment Line?

UFW, Community Held Vigil to Remember Fallen Teen Farm Worker (Maria was 17 & pregnant)

Lifeguards approved to choose union representation

CWA says AT&T's 'final offer' just isn't good enough

President reiterates call for passage of Employee Free Choice Act; says compromise may be needed

Wal-Mart, APS, Microchip join opposition union bill (EFCA)

NJ iron worker plunges to his death

Catholics Announce New Effort to Pass Employee Free Choice Act

National Health Plan to Contain $2 Trillion Deductible

What makes up the bulk of health care cost increases?

Tenn. nixes marriage of transgender woman, man

Majority of New Yorkers say: Separate, but equal, is good enough, but some will think about marriage

I'm going to go out on a limb, here, and make a prediction.

We have a lot of work to do still: Quinnipiac University Poll: racial divide in support of marriage

Support the Stonewall Resolution

SCOTUS Marriage Ruling - Then....and soon...

For you American Idol/Adam people...

State Supreme Court to hear case on marriage amendment (Wisconsin)


Looks like the CA Supreme Court didn't choose May 15 to decide on Prop 8

LostinVA, you've opened up pandora's box for the sarcasm-challenged!

Another example. Homophobia sucks!

Uruguay joins the list of countries

Obama's team wants LGBTs and our issues to go away

I've made a decision

Adam Carolla Makes Ill-Informed Remarks on Gay Parents

Jordan Tells Israel to Accept Two-State Solution

Tony Blair to testify at SFRC meeting today - likely on new Middle East plan expected in a month

Howard Jacobson: Let’s see the 'criticism' of Israel for what it really is

Palestinians mark the 'Nakba'

Poll: 58% of Israeli Jews back two-state solution

Haaretz poll: Netanyahu just as bad as Olmert, if not worse

Livni: Time is running out for peace process

Jewish actress loses gig over play

Obama to Confront Israeli Settlement Surge in Netanyahu Meeting

Lieberman's party proposes ban on Arab Nakba

Machine gun Granny

Obama continues to support AWB says Press Secretary Gibbs.

Heller: A True Disappointment?

The BEST gun control poll I've seen

Senator McCarthy wants to put teeth in Bush's Secret Terrah Watchlists...

Sometimes, you need to look in the mirror before blaming the nra.

The Bullcrap is strong with this one

Weapons in National Parks????

Dziekanski's death following Taser jolts no coincidence: expert

Treasury unveils plan for derivatives oversight

Phony Accounting, Cultural Decay, and Derivatives

Bear Warning

GM Plans to Import Chinese-Built Vehicles Into US in 2011

Can't decide btw three historic site images


Poverty photo project update (link to GD thread) ...

Two owls calling to each other...

'The "Miracle" Energy of the New World' - Karen Bishop - May 14, 2009

Having a B'Day Party! BlueIris Make a Wish

Question about an amethyst cluster

Predictions from Bilderberg

I just don't know what to say about the conjunction of Jupiter/Neptune/Chiron

ESA en route to the origins of the Universe

Pluto Kuiper Belt Flyby

Herschel - Planck: Separation

Shifting Boundaries: The Establishment Clause ...

Gordon Gekko Gets God: The Heritage Foundation of Theology

The Mexican Government vs. The Saint of Death

Why doesn't the Bible say that Joseph was pregnant with Jesus?

Jesus Vs. Jack Bauer: Torture debate splits evangelicals

Grand experiment. Any advice cheerfully accepted.

Went to Boston's famous North End Monday with family. We had

Idea- stuffed burgers?

Poverty photo project update (link to GD thread) ...

Is Cheney In A Position To Mastermind Another Attack on America?

WolverineDG gets a big honor for her work!

ViCE launch at The Clothes Show on the 29th of May

China gets "Ultra" sensitive.

Dhalla controversy takes twist with accounts from advocate, lawyer

Mulroney in hot seat over selective answers