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Archives: May 2, 2009

"Keith Olbermann calls Carrie Prejean a “Nazi”": Wow how the right lies.

OctoMom for SCOTUS!!!

Just to mess with the bastards

quotable...(on torture)

Things that one learns readying the Universal

Germany: Thyssen-Krupp shareholders receive millions while workers face the sack

Ah this brings back warm and fuzzy memories, I AM AN AMERICAN you can't

Newly Released Memo: Government 'Minders' at 9/11 Commission Interviews 'Intimidated' Witnesses

RNC Wants Out of Consent Decree Prohibiting Them from Voter Caging

"Fight for Neal Horsley" now frontpage of GOP "Ideas to Rebuild our Future"

WHO says prepping for a bad pandemic has to be considered

College-bound students run into financial wall

College-bound students run into financial wall

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Just saw Mike Farrell's ad on teevee for single payer health care!

The problem with Souter retirement

Fox News confuses me

Fox hauls out Judith Miller.... Fox interviewer, former local news anchor who

CNN In La Gloria, Mexico (re: Factory Farms)

WJ this morning - SCOTUS Nominee: Woman or Minority

Michael 'Snoop Dogg' Steele

Phosphorus explosive devices found on shore of Lake Ontario...

SCOTUS appointment - stating the obvious

A little note of Appreciation to AlterNet.....

New UN Report Shows the US Combo of Torture and Impunity Thrives in Iraqi Prisons

Facebook has shut down a Ku Klux Klan group set up by schoolchildren in the Isle of Man.

Yet Another Federal Labor Complaint (17 counts)Against Starbucks, Emblematic of a Company in Decline

Senator Ben Nelson (D-NE) ...taking care of the well healed in Nebraska

More weapons grade stoopidity in Florida! Taze your kids at work day!

Why am I getting "Page Load Error" on DU this morning. Is traffic

Get ready: Arguments opposing circumcision are similar to arguments opposing abortion.

US Official: North Korean Nuclear Test Likely

Despite Taliban turmoil, Pakistan expands nuke plants

The Singapore way to get fired:

Best clip about prejudice ever:

sorry, dupe

Why deal with a transit crisis when Fox News beckons?

Has WJ been for high school student dial-in all morning?

A commercial about the mostly AMERICAN companies that support TORTURE.

Please respond to the freeper vermin in this article:

China quarantines tourists amid flu scare

Senator Ben Nelson to OPPOSE public health care!?

Senator Ben Nelson to OPPOSE public health care!?

Student wants to name UW-L mascot Colbert

Student wants to name UW-L mascot Colbert

"Stress tests" for banks was a wimpy excuse to give them more taxpayer dollars?

"Stress tests" for banks was a wimpy excuse to give them more taxpayer dollars?

The next logical development: Abu Ghraib guards want to appeal their conviction

AN ODE TO SPRING (OF BANKS WE SING)

GOP takes burning issue of College Football Playoff head on

Vomity Town Meeting:

David Shuster Tells The Truth About Fox News - Again

NEW Stephen Colbert Song and video (Just for laughs)

GOP town hall on GEM$NBC now

Reclaiming the Swine -- 10 Pigs We Will Always Love

Burr (R-NC) on encouraging run on banks: I'd do it again

The pig that never flu.

State pageant paid for Miss California's implants

Severe Space Weather Events--Understanding Societal and Economic Impacts:

Buffett says government is doing the right things

The Rent Is All Paid Up, but Eviction Still Looms

Mexico: no new swine flu deaths, cases up to 443

Project For an Old Amerkin Century

Can anyone wait for the Stormy Daniels- David Vitter race?

CDC has isolated H1N1 and work on a vaccine has begun.

Washington Prepares for Fight Over Any Nominee

"Hi and Lois" (yes, stodgy Hi and Lois) looks at fences/walls and wingnuts

Perdue furloughs state employees (NC)

Forest Service to Close Caves in 33 States to Halt Bat Fungus (bats are the new bees 500k dead)

Without a doubt, greed is what will bring this country down.

Without a doubt, greed is what will bring this country down.

Robert Fisk’s World: Right to the very end in Iraq, our masters denied us the truth

It's dark today my friends

so, Mr. Rove, howzat thousand year republican reich thingy working out ?

New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival

Wanna see Geithner's Ethics pledge/letter he signed?

Need some help. I need people to talk me down.

look what Vilsack said:

Ben Nelson: Govt. Health Care Works Better, Therefore I Must Oppose It

We MUST MAke Sure Mitt Romney Is Nominated In 2012 By The GOP

We MUST MAke Sure Mitt Romney Is Nominated In 2012 By The GOP

Bad parking

Is a grass roots movement to outs those 12 senators who killed the housing bill possible?

Withholding sex for a new Kenya

If I wanted to kill a union, here's a plan I'd consider ........

If I wanted to kill a union, here's a plan I'd consider ........

Have you seen The Wrestler?

Florida Eliminates State Funding For Libraries

Heart-rending tale of Sri Lankan refugees

What states would you kick out if you could?

Stephen Baldwin is a stupid piece of shit

Chrysler + Fiat = Bankruptcy

A 6th Anniversary Look Back at Media Coverage of 'Mission Accomplished'

Florida deregulates rates of 15 insurance companies, keeps regulations for others.

16 Cattle Drop Dead Near Mysterious Fluid at Gas Drilling Site

Republicants flock to N. Virginia to try and 'remake'....(Caption please)

U.S. May Revive Guantánamo Military Courts

Two U.S. soldiers killed in northern Iraq

Extreme Sheep LED Art

Malibu residents tell The Edge to walk away, walk away...they won't follow his green mansions pitch

Malibu residents tell The Edge to walk away, walk away...they won't follow his green mansions pitch

An Eisenhower Quote that Republicans should remember; especially now.

Dropping the AIPAC Spying Case

Republicans are counting on the country to fail...

Do we need to change the top down construction

Give your input on new Health Care Bill

To the Nut Case Secessionist crowd: remember this one?

Who's gonna win the Kentucky Derby today?

What Are The Requirements to be A Supreme Court Judge?

When Trader Joe's comes to a Whole Foods town...

Anyone else having trouble accessing HuffPo this morning?

Prison Guard Tazes Kids On "Bring Son/Daughter To Work Day"

Anti-terrorist bra-mask to fight swine flu?

So are those DUers who were criticizing Aretha's inauguration hat

Is it time to increase the size of the supreme court?

Guess what? People aren't as stupid as television news would make you think.

White House 2.0

Oh, The Humanity!!1! Wash State Porta-Potty Disaster.

Whether you believe this is hooey or not, Influenza and Reye's syndrome

WJ: Is the US overreacting to swine flu?

OMFG! Palin opens Twitter account...now we can receive her tweets! Alert the media right effin' NOW!

Primer on a Chrysler Bankruptcy

Have any US car companies come out in support of universal health care?

If you missed Bill Moyers last night - the Torture debate

Bankruptcy reality sets in for Chrysler, workers: Automaker warns of likely trouble ahead

Republican kick off campaign... Jeb to save the GOP

YIKES !!! - The Next Michelle Bachman ???

Office of Special Plans under neocons Feith and Abram Shulsky and participated in the Rome meeting

Ok I just got the e-mail, I know it's a scam but I've never seen

Stand with Dr. Dean, Emergency online briefing Monday, 9:00pm - Eastern

The first GOP'r who has the courage to speak out forcefully against Limbaugh

Why do you watch Sunday morning political shows?

Bob Barr: GOP in ‘very deep trouble’

Charities forced to axe thousands of jobs

The straight dope on N95 masks and the H1N1 virus.

AP - Dems: Opportunity as gay marriage acceptance grows

This is really confusing.

Zombie Oligarchs

Condoleezza Rice meets with some students (YouTube)

Homeless Team Roots for a New Life Through Soccer

Lieberman Pays $50,000 Fine for Passing Out Street Cash in 2006

Need advice from lawyer re: home repossession

Brazil: 60K homeless, 14 dead in floods

US families rely on handouts in world's richest country

Today's right-wing nutjob LTTE (from the Philly suburbs): Democrats are ignoring the Constitution!

Swine Flu Ancestor Born on U.S. Factory Farms

Kentucky: HS assistant principal allegedly bans gay students from restroom

As Chrysler shutters its factories Workers denounce UAW concessions

Gingrich insult rankles RNC members.....this is fun to watch!!!

Mysterious superhero surfaces, strikes fear into hearts of no one

Rich Lowry: Economic Collapse under Bush Administration was Devious Left-Wing Socialist Plot

Mysterious late-night military flights headed for San Jose

Citigroup to need more of our money. But no mortgage relief for you!!!

What do you think the REAL unemployment rate is?

Breaking: Next GOP Rebranding Meeting to Take Place at Taco Bell Drive-Through

does pat buchanan own m$nbc ?

US families rely on handouts in world's richest country

Marijuana: An alternative medicine

Gingrich insult rankles RNC members (CNN)

Do You Live In A WalkScore Walkers' Paradise?

Don't want to be mean to our busy congress people - but WHEN are we getting national health care?

Dave Matthews Band NOW!!

Derby. Who came in 2nd and 3rd?

‘Last hurrah’ hooker warned

Will Any Of You Miss the Pontiac Brand?

Astronauts pay respects to 'space chimps' (CNN)

Don't spread my wealth , spread my work ethic

"NO HEALTH INSURANCE FOR YOU!!!"

GOP gathers for pizza party in strip mall to discuss their "image." MITT! JEBBY! WOW!

On the 6th Anniversary of "Mission Accomplished", Let's Remember What a Lying Liar George Bush Is

When an internet user visits any website containing a Google ad....

When an internet user visits any website containing a Google ad....

Swine flu deaths ebb, but could come back strong

Who needs libraries in Florida, seriously.

"RIDERS UP!"

God-Man: The Movie!

Rentier economies = declining living standards for the masses.

Bob Barr: the GOP is in 'very deep trouble'

We are too gullible. It's precious actually, that we blindly allow ourselves

"Mine That Bird" wins the derby at 50-1 odds!!!!

CNN Headline: "Bush, Calderon huddle over flu"?

Canada: Pigs found with swine flu virus

Screen Actors Guild (SAG) members. I'm guessing there are a number of you here too at DU.

Steele: Americans don’t trust the GOP because we were ‘getting high’ ‘drinking that Potomac River

Its To Bad The FDA Doesnt Respond as FAST as They Do When...

Todays Clay Bennett toon...the party who won't change

GOP Get Ready for a Supreme Court Nominee Fight They're Going to Lose

Damn Blue Dogs and DINOs in the Senate

More on that gallows humor circulating south of the border

Just Heard A Right Wing Radio Jock Say Obama Believes Torture Works

Please DU this poll

Hans Holzer, 'Amityville' writer, dies

Just checking: Has InSanity set a time for his water boarding yet?

Health Benefits And Pensions For Chrysler Retirees, What Happens?

Medical experts cast doubt on the actual danger of swine flu

Medical experts cast doubt on the actual danger of swine flu

computer people. i cannot get the CNN videos. i alway played them

Cybercrooks Target 'Digitally Active'

"Lost World" of Dinosaurs Survived Mass Extinction?

Evil overlords to flaccid clowns in the blink of Jesus' eye. Adorable!

Teacher Fired For Probe Into Student's Menstrual Cycle

POLL SHOWS SUPPORT FOR GAY MARRIAGE

Can they make the Swine Flu go away by calling it HINI?

Pregnant Woman Chased by Bear, Hit by Car

Natalie Cole is breaking my heart

Could someone more liberal than Ben Nelson win in Nebraska?

Kentucky: HS assistant principal allegedly bans gay students from restroom

Frank Rich: Enough With the 100 Days Already

Teh Cloak of Invisibility is here! {Art trumps Science}

Veteran Swears He Isn't Dead Yet

S. Idaho middle school's soap ban angers parents

Wind power is coming to North Carolina.

I need someone to look over "So...how screwed are we?"

caption...?

Breaking News... Arnold Ziffle Has Swine Flu!

A glass-bottom Skydeck for Sears Tower

HIV patients at higher risk from flu, WHO says

Mr. President, how about some unifying?

Strange but true: Archbishop to bless 100-ton subway drill

Next week, porn star Stormy Daniels launches her "Listening Tour" across Louisiana

Citizens: We have been told that the banks own congress by a member of Congress

SIV Gets More Complicated (Herd Health) Sunday, July 25, 2004

My boyfriend had an interesting idea on water-boarding...

I ate potato’s tonight that I grew myself

Correct me if I am wrong (I know you all will) BUT, wasn't the GOP mantra

Couple caught having sex on Queen's lawn

so, 100+ days into it - what are we standing for?

Ann Coulter talks a big game about waterboarding...

Alberta pigs likely infected with flu from worker: CFIA official

AP: Gitmo Court System Likely to Stay Open

Teens acquitted of murder in immigrant's fatal beating

E-Books, Kindle, and The economics of writing.

Jack Kemp Dies

So we went to watch Wolverine Origins, early show

Fox News Screenshot Compilation?? Where are you?

WA PO: Wage Growth Is Eroding as Firms Rush To Slim Down, U.S. Workers Facing Furloughs, Pay Cuts

Michael Steele agrees that President Obama is 'the Magic Negro'

When does "old age" begin??

It's Official! Marcy Winograd to challenge Jane Harman!

What are the chaces of universal health care in this nation if H1N1 (Swine flu) runs amok?

"She Always Knew There Was Something Wrong"

It was a total throw-a-way but with one in the news made me think about it

BREAKING NEWS: Jack Kemp, a one-time vice-presidential nominee, has died

Wow - just wow! Fascinating photographic representations of our waste.

More bad news for Rushicans: That new Kirby Dick movie Outrage

Who gets your vote for the craziest politician in America today?

Why is Domino's advertising on DU? First Marco Rubio and now Domino's? WTF?

Anti-Feminist Lawyer Loses Women's Studies Suit

The pigs' revenge: The intensive farming of animals is at the heart of the swine flu pandemic

Buffett Suggests Economy Will Rise Like 'a Terrific Athlete'

Florida merges State and Church...nary a comment....

Shelby's MO (before he lost his security clearance): used NSA+CIA+FBI to go after political enemies

I'm very impressed at how effective this flu pandemic threat is at pacifying a population.

URGENT PSA: The new SCJ MUST be: A Pot - Smoking, Native - American / Asian / Hispanic, Gay,

Do SCOTUS Justices have to be American Citizens?

US Soldier Who Helped Rape Iraqi Girl And Murder Her Family Now "Regrets" It

Words fucking fail me....

Interesting to see Pakistan 'expanding' their nuke weapons program

Gawd I Love Bob Herbert !!! - Re GOP: "It’s not a party; it’s a cult."

Mysterious figure ‘spotted’

Round 2! Vote for YOUR favorite SCOTUS nominee.

Anti-semetic muslim gang in France accused of torturing Jewish victim to death.

Nadine Strossen for Supreme Court

Online Update With Dr. Dean MONDAY Re: public healthcare option...

Miss CA's implants and the sick mentality of beauty pageants

Coulter: Waterboarding is what "people pay to have done to them at Six Flags." Six Flags for Ann!

Your tax dollars at work: America's new "Abstinence clown"

I continue to advocate a five point alternative to the Wall Street bailout giveaway:

Hannity: “We’re Going For That Perfect Blend Of Stupidly and Sadism.”

Prevention does NOT save health care dollars

My letter to our new Senator Bennett

Why is no one talking about this?

Pentagon Says No Aspirin For Troops

My son's junior high shut down by Swine Flu. Holy shit!

So now it's ok to kill someone as long as they aren't a citizen?

Decorated swine flu surgical masks in Mexico

How about an avowed athiest in the Supreme Court this time around?

Just saw Amy Goodman and Tom Hartman

Interesting - The Kindle Really DOES Have A Market

Health Scare/Health Care/Economic Health/Governmental Health- Top Issues of the Day All About Health

Sen. Ben Nelson (D-Neb.) opposes public health ins. "Would be too attractive"

First Lady MichelleObama steps out in Lanvin sneakers and they're only $540!

April 28 was "Save the Frogs" Day!

Caller on Thom Hartmann show this week: Sustainability = "stop helping people live longer"

What will happen to Condoleezza Rice?

What will happen to Condoleezza Rice?

Why isn't there a strong and well established left wing version of AIPAC

Conservative columnist calls for GOP to remember Reagan. And this response is priceless!!

Conservative columnist calls for GOP to remember Reagan. And this response is priceless!!

Teens acquitted of murder, aggravated assault, ethnic intimidation

It was 1959.

Indiana Criminalizes Dissent

A glass-bottom Skydeck for Sears Tower

‘Cash for clunkers’ plan draws fire from critics

"Some may find them merely diverting melodies..."

No Social Security Benefit Increase in 2010 for the First Time in 30 Years

Why, of COURSE Jay SEVERIN will be back on the air!1 Why WOULDN'T he?!1

The dark side of the web: anonymous acts of cruelty

A crematoria has been found in our client Colombia but Venezuela gets bashed

The Swine Flu Crisis Lays Bare the Meat Industry's Monstrous Power

What ever happened to John Edwards?

Check out your Rep. Report Card

A member of the GAWD cult brought Federal charges against a teacher and won

WATERBOARDING: Its Not Torture!! Hannity, Coulter, Rush, O'Rielly ~ Time To Fess Up!!

Another great reporter gone... John R. Wilke

And Then They Came For Me

The great Pete Seeger turns 90 on Sunday

Stuff from the tea baggers - federalism amendments

NO MONEY FOR YOU!!!

~*~Open Letter to President Obama on Leonard Peltier~*~

A $9,000 Canadian bred horse driven to Louisville in a pickup truck & trailer wins Kentucky Derby.

Moyers/ Fein/ Scahill /Hartmann /Moore links

Anyone else tired of obnoxious passive aggressive "know it alls" at work?

Watch them both boys and girls....and turn it up

If you wanted to sell pot for the first time...

Well see, I have this thread in GD.....

If you have to hold one eye closed to see the screen...

Cool experience watching the Canucks game in Beijing

Okay, who's seen Wolverine....good or not....

Anybody here remember May Fete events in school on May Day.

Big screen tv questions

Hand washing deniers? WTF?

Oh boy,I'm burned out ! Good night everybody !

Favorite Type of Beer?

PUI rant on argument against government spending

Free Comic Book Day is today, Saturday, May 2, 2009.

Well, I liked it, the movie Wolverine - Origins, that is. It's getting some

Which event is more enthralling to you?

I did a poverty simulation today, Everyone should have to do this.

Anyone else having problems accessing Journals this morning?

stupid cats have a mouse cornered & haven't a clue what to do

Has anyone seen my dog, Ginny???

We think Willie will live..

Interactive map of library cats:

why don't smilies work in private messages?

How many dirty looks will I get if I light a cigarette during a cancer prevention race?

Oh, shit. It's the Kentucky Derby today...

I am going to go to the Living Green Expo, who wants to come with?

I predict The Stoopid

OK - where are the best posts for the last 24 hours

Weight Watchers circa 1974: Apparently, the food itself was an appetite suppressant

You cannot define "Cool" with words....you can only point to it...

I have often wondered this myself, what is a good price when you

Some fool is in GD dissing libraries! and librarians.

I just installed a new toilet at my place

Vibes for Scoobie

Cool. Buffy Sainte Marie explains how she wrote Universal Soldier

The Jesus Christ Sponge

It doesn't matter if we all die

Is flvegan moonlighting for ESPN?

Have you seen The Wrestler?

I've got the worst style ever. Any advice?

the most moving child abuse song ever written

A message that the Yahoo Spam-filter had automatically placed in my Spam folder

Come next election, who ya gonna vote for?

Won't that be a happy time

Who is Leon Redbone?

Let's try something a little bit new: Yankees-Angels "liveblog", anyone?

The Pilgram chaptrer 33 -Willie Nelson

Wow, two sporting events I'd like to follow tonight: the Reds game and the Bulls/Celtics game

I'm bidding on this sculpture at Merv Griffin's estate auction tomorrow

Ayatollah Assahola

another sign of the Apocalypse?

I have the magic touch of starting what I think are perfectly innocent

"Our manager's crazy, he always smokes dust...got himself a room at the back of the back of the bus"

Puke In My Mouth

How's the coupon flame war going?

Oh my, I think my blood pressure went up a notch

Stupid bible question

Sigh. I guess assholes will park like assholes no matter what they're driving.

Morris Day and the Time

Cleveland: Fuck yeah!

I just sneek bought a Roomba 560 iRobot vacuum cleaner..cause

I just got a call from my drunk mom

Why Having Wolverine's Claws Would Suck (video link)(nsfw language)

Good can come from bad

Carrie Underwood and heart?

My favorite Bea Arthur quote

This ain't rock n roll...... this is......

A bee in my room this morning

Oh, wow!! I am a COMPLETE dipshit! My license stickers expired in March!!!

champagne taste, light beer means n/t

I'm a Rock Star baby!

Just because you CAN pay for 8 items with 18 coupons...

Just remember, lounge. No good deed goes unpunished.

Last Saturday night in the lounge was pretty good

"Take Your Kid to Work Day" Yup, that's a tasering.

and its Mine That Bird

Is my new avatar cool?

breaker 1-9 this here is datasuspect, i'm gonna back on out now

To everyone who sent my friend (and me) good thoughts and wishes the other day...

WipeOut is the BEST "game show" ever created.

breaker 1-9 this here is datasuspect, uh yeah, they's a roadblock up on the cloverleaf

Mystery surrounds a feline felon (BBC) {anyone missing a sock?}

Mystery surrounds a feline felon (BBC) {anyone missing a sock?}

$443 for a 40 minute doctor appointment

I hate emotions. (you'll hate that this OP isn't very fast for y'all usin' 56k modems...)

PC and laptop comparison between 1997 and 2008...

Appreciating the moment, and repairing lapsed relationships.

Bill O'Reilly appreciation thread!1!

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 5/2/2009)

delete/dupe

Where can I find a Drug Store that will mix me a nice ice cream soda?

Oh man I love Bert Blyleven

So my lazy, art-hating ass went and saw a show of modern art today

Breaking News... Arnold Ziffle Has Swine Flu!

I just ate Crispy Crowns, for the first time...

Not a glamorous win but...

So ya thought ya might like to go to show?

Official Saturday Night NASCAR thread

You will ALWAYS find me in the kitchen at parties.

So, I spent all day at the Living Green Expo

Authors: have you tried the self-publishing route, and if so what was your experience?

Yay Celtics!

Louisiana 1927

Have you played "The Sims 2"? If so, is it worth the money and time?

Uh oh! I forgot to renew my license plate stickers.

Your favorite word for "terrific." Mine? Bitchin'.

A tornado hit the Dallas Cowboys practice facility

Twins in Extra Innings

I've been drinking

I just got an iPhone today, and I gotta say, the lightsaber app is man's greatest invention

I ate potato’s tonight that I grew myself

R A Dickey - THROW THE KNUCKLEBALL!

Bob Dylan sings "Everything is Broken." I think he's right.

They offered me a mescaline salad at lunch

In case anyone's wondering, so far, SNL tonight: not funny.

Psychological question

In honor of Pete Seeger's 90th birthday tomorrow...

So, the newest Metallica CD is actually pretty good.

Anybody remember Donkey Kong Country?

In Search of the Mysterious Narwhal

Wow, thanks to the last person who posted that Jack Kemp died.

Given that you can buy Coors beer anywhere, and with the Pontiac nameplate going away...

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Little Sparrow - Dolly Parton

I cried myself to sleep last night, but my dogs are leaping with joy as

Had another dispute today with my neighbor who happens to be a Pawnee Indian warrior

It's Saturday night and THE LOUNGE BAR IS OPEN!!1 Post here what you want & I'll serve you!

Post your GOP image makeover campaign slogan

Why is "won't" contraction for the words "will" and "not"?

Almost everything is Boinga here, in case you haven't heard

*** OK Lounge, who do you like in The Derby??? ***

So I just got done watching 'The Mist'....

My great aunt jo is giving me a sewing machine

I've got the worst sty (stye?) ever. Any advice?

Holy pancakes! Virgin Mary seen on griddle! Jesus and Mary are showing up in unusual places!

Holy pancakes! Virgin Mary seen on griddle! Jesus and Mary are showing up in unusual places!

d*mn, I love YouTube......it's got everything.....

A fragile, emaciated, half-naked, neglected gem of a parrot has come into my life

Kill Me, if You must but, I think Now is the time to praise and laud

Kill Me, if You must but, I think Now is the time to praise and laud

My oldest daughter's first semi-formal dance

If we're so advanced as a civilization, how come no one has invented diet beer?

Well Hello, Clarice

One thing I really miss about truck driving

Go Manny Pacquiao!!

Happy Birthday, ThomCat!!

Sometimes it is not so much What is said, as How it is said.

I went golfing the other day and man have my skills gone downhill

A Question for the Lounge Ladies:

Rat Face came home last night. The little brat.

Meet Maru, the amazing and amusing Japanese cat

If you wanted to buy pot for the first time...

Do you think that "O Brother Where Art Thou?" is appropriate for a (bright) 9 and 11 yo to watch?

Windows 7 system requirements! (get the popcorn, this is hilarious - but not in favor of MS...

OMG WANT!!!!!!!

Swine Flu under an Electron Scanning Microscope

Mushroom hunting finally paid off!!

pics of people you love the most!

'Jon and Kate plus 8' dad in cheating scandal - report is he's living in garage

*******MILESTONES*******

We are meeting the puppy we hope will be our new family member tomorrow night

What is the worth of a Human? Is any One Human worth more than

Well, looks like my "Depression" is actually rapid-cycling Bipolar II.

Rove and Miers were supposed to testify-on their own terms.

I get the feeling the But Tutcher dislikes school

Our Second Lady in photos

George Dubya on Torture (From speech in 2003)

One of the best headlines I could ever see on Drudge

Minorities Nearly 25% Of Voters In Nov, most diverse election ever fueled by black women & Hispanics

Ben Nelson trying to kill any potential public healthcare plan

Steven Shapiro for SCOTUS

One of the best things about President Obama and the first lady is the obvious fact...

Results of stress tests to be released Thurs.

I want Liberal radio to succeed.

Obamas attend school recital

A Gun thread that won't get moved to the Gungeon...

A very good way to blow the righties minds!!!

Unions prevail over Wall street in Chrysler deal.

Bob Barr: GOP in ‘very deep trouble’

100 Days On Obama's Facebook Page

GET TO KNOW RULE IV....

Why the Obama Administration Claims Cuba Is A State Supporter of Terrorism

Republicans Critical Of Obama Supreme Court Nominee - Vow To Fight

Lawyers credit Obama team for dismissing AIPAC case

Rove Hypocritically Argues Right Should Oppose Potential Obama Court Pick Just Because She’s Liberal

Obama may revive Guantanamo military courts

Listen to Justice Souter rail at the majority conservative bloc in Zellman

Civil Rights Redux; Change we can believe in?

Richard Wolffe: Supreme Court Kingmaker

So...the Republicans want to purify their party?

Obama is up to 67% approval on Gallup today. I guess the press conference impressed America.

The Good, Bad, and the Ugly on Time Magazine's "100 Most Influential People of The Last 5 Minutes:"

About Specter and a Primary opponent

GOP Rebranding kickoff draws 100 attendees at a pizzeria; paking lot full of Obama bumper stickers

You are invited to attend the long awaited first meeting of the President's Economic Recovery Board

U.S. presidents are above the law

Lets be honest we have 48 Democratic Senators

My short message to the President about his SCOTUS decision

NC-Sen: Burr burned on bank comments...again

100 Days in the Footsteps of F.D.R. and L.B.J.

Bachmann Uses Fake George Washington Prayer To Bash Obama

Administration will oversee radical job cuts during high unemployment

Next week, porn star Stormy Daniels launches her "Listening Tour" across Louisiana

You know who we should draft to run for president in 2012?

Condi's weird "I was just giving orders" defense.

Boston Globe editorial: A public plan for healthcare

U.S. May Revive Guantanamo Military Courts

NYT on Obama: "As a Professor, a Pragmatist About the Supreme Court"

Roosevelt biographer and Pulitzer finalist: Obama following FDR in leading public opinion

Supreme Court Nominee Compromise with GOP? Never

Here's some real "change we can believe in"

Sickening-supreme court set to strike down Voting rights act

The language being used here about a SCOTUS appointment suggests the default is always a white male

Gallup: Obama Approval High Among Muslims, Jews, and Catholics

While folks are speculating, here's a wild suggestion: "For the Supreme Court? Al Gore"

Ben Nelson to oppose public health plan. Guess why...

Obama Administration Gets High Marks on Swine Flu So Far

The only way to have a SCOTUS that looks like America is to increase it size to say 15 members

Schwarzenegger May Support a Democrat

The BEST for the Court NOT the most young, ideological, politically advantageous. PLEASE

NYT Magazine interview with President Obama

Obamas' night out: Citronelle and a walk

Obama says: “Now, the Freedom of Choice Act is not highest legislative priority.

Her rival now her boss, Clinton settles into new role

16 Senators sign onto Public option for health care reform...

I am learning more about potential Judges to replace Souter and Kim Wardlaw is sounding good to me

Our President has got some serious basketball chops

White House signals it still wants some version of cramdown passed

Observer (UK): Yes Michelle Obama can (May 3) - 12 Female Writers' views on the First Lady

I think this is the best clip of President Obama and his family...why don't we see this in the MSM

Spanish judge opens ("broader") Guantanamo investigation

Growing pains for Talking Points Memo (Politico)

How Character Corrodes, By MAUREEN DOWD

I wonder who "suggested" that Biden take the train home to Delaware, after

Freepers fight back....with photos (DON'T click if you have a weak stomach)

Mystery Justice: 6 women likely to become the next SCOTUS Justice (graphic w age, profession)

Is claiming Obama isn't a "progressive" exclusionary?

NYT: Thanks To The Obama Administration, "Union Takes Rare Front Seat in Deal for Chrysler"

Grade President Obama's 1st 100 days

Question: Why should NINE straight people make decisions

OK, I Might Be Wrong About Obama Trying To Break The UAW

Symptoms of Ignorance and Bigotry

EARTHQUAKE Los Angeles

Cuba May Day All About Energy & Efficiency

Curfew in Shangla as troops take positions

Uniformed Iraqi kills US soldiers

Carol Ann Duffy becomes first woman poet laureate

Australia plans military build-up

Sri Lankan army 'shells hospital'

NATO thwarts hijack off Somalia, seizes dynamite

U.S. May Revive Guantánamo Military Courts

Eighteen Missouri Couples Wed In Iowa City

Berkshire’s Munger Says ‘Venal’ Banks May Evade Needed Reform

Brazil clears Indian reservation

Jack Kemp, a one-time vice-presidential nominee, has died, spokesman says.

Bubble that covers Cowboys indoor field collapses

Iraq's al-Sadr visits Turkey

Morales nationalises fuel supplier

Alberta hogs have flu virus

First US swine flu victim was born to wealth

Iranian jets 'hit' Iraqi Kurd areas

Yale, Halliburton, Gates Foundation Listed as Chrysler Lenders

Ridge considering campaign against Specter

Chrysler workers, public upset over plans to shutter local site

DVD (included with today's newspaper) spreads positive Islamic image

Biden to appear at AIPAC

.Social Security Is Not Expected to Rise

Iran hangs woman convicted of murder as a minor

Jack Kemp, one-time VP nominee, dies

Millions Potentially at Stake in Illegal Immigrant's Child Custody Case

Pakistani Singer Ayman Udas ‘shot by her brothers for TV sin’

Thoughts on the subject(s) of Souter's replacement...

No murder conviction in Mexican immigrant's beating death

World's first recycled plastic cellphone! How Univ Drummers - Earth Day - JTMP - ONLINE!

FLASHBACK: Ryan Phillippe played gay on a soap, 1993

Rev. Yearwood - EarthDay - JTMP - Presidents speaking about environment!

FEMA 9/11 Coloring Book? Color your own attack on TV and out the window

Joy Behar Host Gay Marriage Debate

Bill Maher - REALTIME Opening Monologue & New Rules

Karl Rove paints Supreme Court nom Sonia Sotomayor -first 'Puerto Rican' uh 'Latino'

Sarah Palin meets Paul Sr. from OCC Choppers

An Appeal To Republican Women And Their Decency

100 Damn Days by Red State Update

FOX & Friends Torture Infant For Live TV Segment!

WHAT IS THE REAL RIGHT-WING AGENDA?

Exposing FauxNews and Repugs: "Do Republicans Want A New Terrorist Attack On America?"

MOE ! - Earth Day 2009 - "Captain America" - JTMP

Rep. Sestak May Run Against Sen. Specter

Sen. Whitehouse on Justice Souter's Retirement

CIA "Architects of Torture"

We already have healthcare rationing...

FLASHBACK: Obama on This Week, circa 9-11-05, regarding Katrina, judicial philosophy (Roberts nom)

Re: Do Republicans Want A New Terrorist Attack On America?

Listening Post - Obama and the media - 2 May 09

New Rules - 5/1/09

Best religious song I have ever heard

TYT: Scary House GOP Ad - You Feel Safer?

Why we need single-payer health care

"Architects of Torture" Matthew Alexander comments

Yahoo's rigged rating system favors conservatives

Miss California- Breast Implants weren't paid by Pageant - they were 'sponsored'

A Frozen Tundra Biker Chick? - Ed Show features Daily Show co-creator

The deal to burden FL taxpayers with CSX liability is dead for now. Paula Dockery...

Michelle Bachmann - takes on Swine Flu - Parody

Obama Chill Pills

Shocking Climate Change Video - Tropicana Rainforest - Help Save The Amazon Rainforest

Republican iPhone

The Ed Show - Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) - The banks own the Senate.

Weekly Address:Government Actions to Address the H1N1 Flu Virus

TYT: Poll Numbers Show Progressive Domination Over Conservatives?

Is Glenn Beck a complete nut?

Taxpayer funded unfunny "clown" teaching abstinence only. Utter stupidity.

Republican't (Cockburn / The Nation)

Out of Touch (Herbert / NYT)

Do we really want to excuse torture? (Nashua telegraph editorial)

The unlikeliest civil libertarians (St. Petersberg Times editorial)

Politicians Are In Office But Banks Are In Power:Time To Fight Back?

GOP Wants the 18th Century Souter Replaced by a Another Judge From 18th Century, B.C!

Obama, reform and the role of the left

The Ethic of Greed and the Spirit of Capitalism

AIPAC Decision A Victory—With Qualifiers

GOPs political prosecutions MUST be investigated. More must read news at link:

Bronx Girl Makes Good: Sonia Sotomayor Merits Look For U.S. Supreme Court

Widening the gate to America's 'dark period' (Paris / Globe & Mail)

H1N1 Flu, Evolution, and the Anti-Science Texas Wingnuts

390 Years Minus 100 Days, Pt. 1

Why Joe Biden is Trying to Talk Souter into Staying On

Iraq bloodshed rises as US allies defect

Life may not be fair, but that's still no excuse for an unjust society

Life may not be fair, but that's still no excuse for an unjust society

Kiss the Era of Human Rights Goodbye-What Bush Willed to Obama and the World

Patrick Leahy: Lifting the Bush-era veil of secrecy

Wesley K. Clark: Still the Essential Alliance

Bernie Madoff - By Michael Moore

No, Obama, Conservatives Are NOT Just Liberals With A Different Set Of Ideas

Rich: Enough With The First 100 days

Republicans Eating Their Own, Michigan Edition

Mortgaging the White House- by Bill Moyers and Michael Winship

Same Dark Spirit at Work by Andrew Bard Schmookler

Senator Spector Changing Party...Let's Not Forget What He Did Under Bush

A Nation of Typhoid Marys

The Weekend Economists' Fandango Edition May 1 - 3, 2009

Children as Unlamented Victims of Bush’s War Crimes

Capitalism's self-inflicted apocalypse

Bosnia lurches into a new crisis

Meet the Zero-Waste Zealots

Evangelicals find their Political Ally in President Ronald Reagan

LOL - Hialeah City Council: Don't alter Cuba embargo

STATE DEPT: Country Reports on Terrorism

KUHNER: Dancing with dictators

STATE DEPT: CLINTON on Venezuela and Cuba

AFRICANS FOR CUBA list: "Considering Fidel's Contemporary Value to Humanity"

Wanna get pumped up by some revolutionary speeches? Telesur has a conucopia of videos this evening

GOWANS: "Cuba and the Real Battle for Democracy"

Jean-Guy Allard: BOLIVIA PLOT- US Organization Related to CIA May Be Principal Backer (spanish)

Jimmy Carter agrees to harvest coca leaves with Evo

English translation of Bolivia Plot involving CIA-backed US group

Earth Day 2009: Thoughts Like Falling Leaves

Storing A Lightning Bolt In Glass For Portable Power

xpost: Progress Energy nuclear plant delayed by at least 20 months

Mission to Break up Pacific Island of Rubbish Twice the Size of Texas Starts Next Month

I Want Revenge scratched from Derby

After "The Save" does anyone think Varlamov isn't The Best Goalie?

WOW!! DimeBag won the Kentucky Derby!!

Is it to early to start the where/if Brett Favre will play saga??

Chicago and Vancouver tied at 1 game a piece

Watching a NASCAR race on FOX...does it make you wonder who the target audience is?

The JR Chess Report (May 2): Aronian Wins GP with Dramatic Victory in Final Round

7 injured, 1 critically, in Dallas Cowboys practice arena collapse

Labor panel ends 10 year case with Venetian in Las Vegas

A Union at Wal-Mart? If not now, when?

Today in labor history May 2 Adolph Hitler issues an edict abolishing all labor unions

Cintas appeals suit against union

Senate passes union bill (card check for Ca. farmworkers Schwarzenegger to veto)

NLRB decisions cause conflicting US court opinions

THE OTHER PANDEMIC….most American workers do not have paid sick days, and cannot take time 4 kids

Border agents want permission to wear flu masks

JAPANESE AUTO MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION DATA

We voted for our new contract.

Workers march in May Day demonstrations around the world

Please help me choose the right union-made car!

hello labor friends, i met a terrific person today

Al Madrigal making San Francisco gay pedophile joke?

I have been asked to contribute to an article about section 377 in india

New documentary coming out called "Outrage"

A Few Thoughts For My GLBT Friends on Shepherd vs. foxx.

Gay waiters and bigot politicians

Whitehouse.gov Reinserts Call to “Repeal” Don’t Ask Don’t Tell

"Well how do you know there isn't already a gay person in the Cabinet/Supreme Court/etc.?"

How many more will have to die...

Stop using Hydroxycut products, FDA says (CNN)

Report: Turkey ends war crimes probe of Israel over Gaza op

The Israel Boycott is Biting

Like It Or Not.....

In three months the USA bought enough firearms...

only weapons used for sporting purposes....

Four individuals, CalGuns.net, Second Amendment Foundation sue California over handgun restrictions

Souter to retire: what does that mean for 2A jurisprudence?

The Rise of China and the Demise of the Capitalist World Economy

TIME TO VISIT THE BUREAU OF PUBLIC DEBT

Barclays and Ghana plan tax haven

Just in case you're feeling a "little wealthy".

Ballpark figures

They take our bailout money...

Why are Banks Setting the Opening Auction Bid Below The Principal Balance?

The silver lining for Cerberus

Real Economy Continues to Sink Despite Economic Stimulus and Bear Market Rally

State historic registry

Picture of Aiman

Kyoto, Tokyo, and Nara Signs

Cyberastro has a forecast for Obama's next 100 days.

Predictions wanted: my Dad's new boat.

practical evidence of energy shift

Don't you just love ridiculously accurate astrology forecasts?

Wow, what a warm welcome :)

Another Bridge Dream....

Weekly Healing Project #27 | May 3-9 | Pre-Birth Healing

Scientists to Resurrect Ancient Gene to Replay Evolution

World's Largest Cave

"Can People Distinguish Pate from Dog Food?" -- They Can't.

Psychologists find that just the thought of cash can lead to selfish acts.

Science and Religion in a Post-Dawkins Phase

For the bakers among us, Happy Birthday!

Camp stove on my front porch--

Pico de Gallo makes a nice summer pasta topper

Need some help please.....

If you have a Bosch dishwasher, please read this post.

French bread and Ain5 bread pics.

Anybody Got A Rice Cooker They're Fond Of?

Fair Warning....Don't make this recipe

A Radical Fix for Schools? This week on NOW

$100,000 for original 2nd hit video

Denton ISD closed all week

Slow news day in GD! They're bored, so hey y'all, let's pick on Texas

A Picture

Ignatieff slams Harper for 'failure to unite Canada'

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