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Archives: June 16, 2009

IMF: Worst of US crisis may be ahead

To those following the fallout of Iran's election on Twitter--avoid names when RE-twittering

Shanghai Pride: China Gay Pride Festival Its First Ever

Return of the Black Shirts? Berlusconi and his openly fascist friends pushing for "citizen patrols"

Just how far has Joe Farah of WorldNutDaily cranked up the craziness?

The Bush administration's policies had NOTHING to do with what's happening in Iran

Incredibly PICture from Iran

Members of Congress who are against health care reform

Letterman to apologize tonight??

South Carolina GOP Operative Apologizes For Racist Tweet Against Obama

Obama plans to monitor internet?

6 degress of slutination.

“Conservatives” Are Single-Largest Ideological Group.....

$hitibank CEO: Even after the recession ends, the U.S. will be a poorer country

My Letter to Congressman Joe Sestak

Detainee says he lied to CIA in harsh interrogations - "I make up stories"

Unfreep this poll: Should David letterman be fired?

Love or respect: what are we looking for?

What do North Korea and China want? The same thing

Progressive movement is ALIVE in Iran....

Daily Show interview? Peter Schiff guy....

"There's dissent. And then there's poison." - Mike Malloy

I just called Hilton Honors

Does it seem that the Iranians are fighting harder and protesting more vociferously

Who is Mousavi? Mike Malloy talking about Mousavi's link to Iran Contra and Neocons


Bill Maher on KO

delete already posted

f health care is passed without a public option, would you quit your private

No wonder Ohio is a mess

This Modern World: Clear Eyed Conservative Realism --- Translated Into English..

"Revenge of the Ghetto Hockey Mom" by Henry Rollins

Update on Fresno, CA Homeless man beaten by Fresno P.D. (he is still in jail)

I'm pissed

Discount Store Employs People With Special Needs

Where can the craziest Republicans be found?


Washington Post: The Iran election results may really have reflected the will of the people

Another republican goes down!

IAEA: Ahmadinejad election rival launched Iran nuclear program (Haaretz)

I gotta a question for HR specialists on this board:

So was it funny when comics made fun of the drunk Bush daughters?

Possibility? Iran's Mullahs Mismanage a Rigged Election and Fall from Power?

RJ Eskow: Could Doctors Go the Way of Record Companies?

Twitter postpones 'critical' upgrade to avoid outage during Iran demonstrations

Anyone remember a post: "Predict Franken's date of swearing in"

This guy simply cannot be allowed in society....

We must show our compassion to the victims of torture.

Batshit Effing Crazy MSNBC host Carlos Watson: GOP death spiral greatly exaggerated, GO JEB 2012!!!

Tree planting project benefits state parks

Mandatory Monday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Dr. Margaret Flowers and Dr. Carol Paris: The AMA Does Not Represent Us

Most sickening Freeper-type of the week!

Yay! Randall Terry is launching an insurrection against death itself!

Public Option Is Simply A Government Version of Blue Cross or Aetna etc.

Gas prices rise for 48th day but oil drops

Speed of Iran vote count called suspicious

OMG, I was out of town this weekend and just heard limpballs "exercise rant",

OMG, I was out of town this weekend and just heard limpballs "exercise rant",

Charlie Rose has some guests on that are interesting. Iran.

The 7 demands of the Iranian Protesters (Distributed at the half million person march today)

Dollar is safe says Russia and China! Trying to hide the cards?

Someone just called me on behalf of Beverly LaHaye saying we have "the most pro-abortion president"

Could somebody possibly help? I'm getting

just went to take daughter's laundry to her room and found her packing

Is ANYBODY gonna tell me why I should be a Democrat anymore?

Wow! My conservative Democratic Representative

Incredible RealTime Images and Twitter Messages Relating To Iran Election Fallout

War. In Afghanistan. What do you think?

Iran: It's The Demographics Which Will Eventually Tell The Story

Do you think Obama has U.S. operatives working behind the scenes in Iran?

Glenn Beck: "The Fringe Groups Hate My Guts"

Wanna feel a little better after the Dave deal?

Palin v. Letterman

Sotomayor Defends Ties to (all female networking) Assoc - formed as counterpart to Bohemian Grove

Glenn Beck using his show to BEG you to buy his new book

I want to apologize to Sarah Palin for judging her by her looks, because she looks crazy

"Claims of student massacre spread" Robert Fisk (iran)

WI-Gov: Doyle in Rough Shape

Now Beck has a bitter PUMA! on - sweet baby Jesus, save us

BREAKING: Martin Eberhard sues Elon Musk and Tesla for libel, slander and breach of contract

Help the Palin Clan choose their next public feud...

I have to vent somewhere about this Letterman issue....

Right Wing Terrorism Watch - ANOTHER murder charge for 1 of the minutemen in the double murder case

“The bottom line right now is whose violence threshold is higher? "

Pelosi puts pressure on Dems to OK war funding

Will 39 Democrats Stand Up to Stop the War Funding?

"World Bank Loan Withdrawn From Brazilian Cattle Corporation"

10 funniest people of all time

If high gas prices are bothering you then you haven't seen anything yet

About that rally against Letterman today in New York...

Catholic Charities Says Unprecedented Numbers Seeking Food, Shelter & Health Care

NBC's Guthrie falsely suggests AMA represents "the nation's doctors"

On Dobbs, Pilgrim falsely suggests AMA represents "the nation's doctors"

UPS Store is a sponsor of the Glenn Beck show - DON'T USE THEM

Is the medical malpractice bar fair game?

UK to crack down on tax-evading Multinational corporations

Meet the 4 idiots behind the "your car warranty is about to expire" robocalls

WJ this morning - Health care

Pelosi puts pressure on Dems to OK war funding

Pelosi puts pressure on Dems to OK war funding


Do you contact your elected officials?

Changing mindsets.

Jesus' General: If an email is racist and only racists receive it, is it still racist?

Hey EarlG is there an easy automagic way to change tombstoned account's avatar to a tombstone?

Puppy survives being flushed down the toilet

"On recount, it's limited -Guardian Council says it's ready to recount specific ballot boxes..."

"Taser! Taser! Taser! cop yells as they tase and beat man.

Is it just me or is down? -- EDIT: never mind

NYTimes: A Bad Call on Gay Rights

Let's look forward to finding out whose jobs are Socialism due to Government protection; we already

Not Helping The Case For Torture

Not Helping The Case For Torture

About the AMA and what your doctor really thinks

Asia Times: BRIC group plans own revolution (breaking US/European dominance)

Asia Times: BRIC group plans own revolution (breaking US/European dominance)

Silence Is Golden-Re Iran: "Discretion sometimes truly is the better part of valor."

Scott Horton: Government lawyers are responsible for the foreseeable consequences of their conduct.

Scott Horton: Government lawyers are responsible for the foreseeable consequences of their conduct.

A Thin Silver Lining To The Iran Election Catastrophe

Ahmadinejad's Mistake

The spin machine is out in full force claiming Iran protests should be credited to Bush's wars

Iran Cancels Foreign Media Accreditation

Dean brought up a really important point last night

Man With Mental Disability Sentenced to 100 Years for Sexual Assault

Man With Mental Disability Sentenced to 100 Years for Sexual Assault

Howard Dean coming up on Rachel about President Obama and DOMA


How big is Iran vs. the US in square miles?

Your Liberal Media: Pols discussing Iran on TV

This whole Letterman thing is trivial, to say the least.

Now that Sarah is the Queen of Political Correctness

Harriet Miers Deposed In House US Attorneys Firings Probe

Jane Hamsher (FireDogLake) 0n CSPAN now 8 am EDT

McGovern: Reporter Made It Up, I'm Voting NO on War $

CIA told Zubaydah they mistook him for a high-level al Qaeda operative.

CIA told Zubaydah they mistook him for a high-level al Qaeda operative.

So let me get this straight. On a discussion board, I post a thread

What about that Celebrex commercial?

Suit claims inmate was shackled while in labor

delete dupe

Michael Moore sends up the bailout

"...capitalism has swamped democracy..."

Public Option

When will the Minnesota SC issue its ruling on Coleman vs. Franken? I thought it was to be this week

They forced Letterman to apologize now they are working on Panetta

Dave apoligizes and Loses and advertiser. Boycott Embassy Suite Hotels(Palin Supporters)

Bachmann Not Ruling Out Bid For Governor

Received an email from my senator (Brownback) regarding Obama's healthcare proposal...

Customs And Border Protection Proposal Could Ban Many Pocketknives

Fire David Letterman campaign takes root; protest planned over comment on Sarah Palin's daughter

Beer Spill in Chicago this a.m. Coolers needed.

Naked Harem trial begins: Co-owner accused of promoting prostitution

The marvel of Iranian political smoke and mirrors.

Wash. Journal's very 1st caller's remarks where perfect!

Heidi Montag == Modern-Day Mother Theresa

Eliminationist gear at Cafe Press: Scott Roeder is an American Hero and shoot Obama stuff for sale

Do doctors want to be doctors or make money?

Plaxico Burress- does this make any sense?

Common sense visits Morning Joe (bypasses Mika) re: Letterman/Palin

Just a little thought regarding the limpballs demise.

Clear Channel rolls out A.P.E. radio

It baffles me that anyone here would be OK with the fire Letterman efforts.

Robots in Education

Palin vs. Letterman = Quayle vs. Murphy Brown

Iran: The Volcano Erupts (VIDEO, not for the squeamish)

$hitibank CEO: After the recession, a kinder, poorer America

$hitibank CEO: After the recession, a kinder, poorer America

Obama steals another page from 'cheney Playbook'...

Umm, how can I put this delicately? Fuck the AMA

Comedy means always pushing the limits...

What subjects should we not joke about so as not to offend the sensitive right wing?

Bill O'Reilly Selectively Edits Joan Walsh Interview

Republicans Suddenly Against War Spending?

Republicans Shoot Selves in Feet --- Again!

The painful truth: torture has been part of the American way for decades

Built to Fail: Key Lessons from the Financial Crisis

San Francisco Chronicle: State budget woes may mean bumpy roads ahead

The Seven-Point Manifesto of the Iranian Resistance

Bristol Palin. Candies Foundation Ambassador

Apparently Dobbs is at it again, this time comparing the Iran mess to EFCA..

Should laws be changed in the case of a woman who killed a woman and her unborn baby?

Sex + Drugs + Cirque du Soleil = "unauthorised biography," which in return = "lawsuit"

Crosspost: "America's pandemic of corruption" by Jerry Mazza

Sarah Palin Points the Way For Us All

MySpace Dumps 30% of Staff

Thomas Starr King "appreciation" group at Facebook

Parents face jail for praying instead of getting doctor for baby

Canada has a nuke event (shut down 3+ mos. - important medical work)

Symbol of Dissent

The Ending of America's Financial-Military Empire

House Appropriators Approve Increases for Veterans’ Programs

'They torture me, I make up stories'

Sestak Staffing Up For Senate Race Against Specter

"Sexism and Free-Market Comedy" - The Mudflats

San Francisco Chronicle: Enough of Sarah Palin, the victim

McCain gets a new Ford Fusion hybrid - pics

McCain: Obama not tough enough regarding "corrupt, flawed, sham of an election."

Boehner Says a ‘No’ Vote on War Spending Bill Protects the Troops

No Proof Detainee Photos Led to Military Deaths

something I'm tired of: DUers trashing the few liberal media voices we have

CNN is apparently posting/reporting Twitter names

Why are there so many posts here on Sarah Palin?

Attention, All Current & Potentially Unemployed DUers: (repost from March)

Leave the Top 1% alone - they worked HARD for their money - you're just jealous! No taxes for them!

Air America station in Washington, DC launches tonight at midnight

Why Afghanistan Matters (hint - it has nothing to do with bin Laden or the liberation of women)

Palin...U.S. Military women and men putting their lives .....

KBR Got Bonuses for Work that Killed Soldiers

Obama's AMA speech & health care plan with the flowery talk edited out:

Palin is so big on "abstinence" for teens I think it's fair game to ask her...

Ed on Joe Scar right now. He is good at discussing with the rightwingers. nt

OMG, look at ""

Interview with Joe McBride, author: What Ever Happened to Orson Welles? (blacklist)

A short dispatch from Bend (in from the wilderness for a bath!).

From Americablog-We can All Become Iranians & HELP The Bloggers

Mich. lawmaker seeks to recognize gay marriage

Neo-Nazis are in the Army now

Oh lookie lookie it's a Heritage Foundation guy

Humans prefer cockiness to expertise

Tamron get a life

On The Iran Election...

Letterman still apologizing but it's not enough for Palin and her followers

Letterman is about to tape his show. Anyone in New York able to

British Airways asks employees to work for up to one month without pay

Pakistan General Says CIA Interfering In Iran Affairs

Why don't you Palin apologists spend your energy defending Sotomayor?

We've got some jazz in the White House

Iraq's New Death Squad (ISOF)

Andrew Sullivan is doing a stellar job reporting on the events in Iran. (+ 4 large pix)

Now that Palin accepted Letterman's apology, will she stop charging rape victims for evidence kits?

Keeping this url open will help shut down Iranian govt website.

X-post: Obama blocks list of visitors to White House

Is this really Obama's plan for Gay Rights?

U.S. Attorney Alice Martin (Alabama) resigns.

Mike Pence Undermines the Iranian People

This is gonna hurt: Conyers' wife facing imminent indictment on corruption charges

dupe, please remove, thanks mods

Guess who's buying our bellyup banks...

STIMULUS WATCH: $25 check may cost you food stamps

GOP leader: Brewer threat is specter of shutdown

How does human excrement like Steve King keep getting re-elected?

Here's what sickens me a little about the Letterman apology for the Palin joke

Schrödinger's Elephant: The brain-twisting paradoxes facing Republicans on health care reform

Thank you Captain Obvious Media: Grand Canyon fraught with peril

funny french cartoon- not really funny

What is your least important issue?

It’s Finished

Homeland Hysteria

Trooper who tried to throttle paramedic won't be charged

Palin Appeared On 'SNL' After Show Joked About Incest In Her Family

Congressional Budget Office: . Kennedy & Dodd plan leave 36 million people uninsured

Parking tickets - in their own driveways

What is with the surge of violence against animals and children???

Is Rachel Maddow sometimes too "cutesy" on her show?


So I've been looking for a new job and it has not been going well

Here's what we get for starving our schools for funds.

Times of London: Obama and the conspiracy theorists

Support Rep. Lee’s Universal Health Service Act–Why Women NEED Single Payer

so I am riding in my car and turn on NPR and there's John Bolton spewing his garbage

Man, I'm really enjoying Morning Joe this morning. What a great, enjoyable morning news show.

Recount Offer Fails to Quell Political Tumult in Iran

Is suicide illegal? Will your soul go to hell? we are having a debate

Twitter down?

questions about WIA and TAA for Workers

I don't normally say "lock 'em up and throw away the key" for an 18-y/o

Has this country gone nuts? We had three cases

Group of 33 faith leaders had WH meeting calling for an investigation into U.S.-sponsored torture

Ed Shultz has more balls than most of them

Uighurs hope to open restaurant

Hmm? Why No Pix of Ensign With Stories on LAT & CNN?

I'm falling in love with Ed Schultz

House Republicans prepared to do the ‘immoral thing’ and vote against war supplemental.

Another Republican fessing up.

McCain Unhinged

What I would of said if I was Letterman

Has anyone considered the possibility that Ahmadinejad really won?

I'm sorry for calling sarah palin a shrill, power crazy psycho b**ch.

So where's Scarborough on Ed Show?

For those with computer skills: SET UP A WEB PROXY FOR GREEN IRAN!!!

A good argument against a tax increase to cover Universal Health Care

Remember that episode of SEINFELD where Elaine sneezed into the pasta primavera?

Talking of Bohemian Grove

China to defend moral purity of the masses ... with STOLEN SOFTWARE?

Congressman Proposes 25 Years In Prison For first-time marijuana "offenders"

Kiwi dope in hot water over "how to grow cannabis" note

CNN: Analysts pore over 'ambiguous' Iran results

Rafsanjani's Gambit Backfires (Who is Mir Hossein Mousavi?)

Take a look at this Iran poll from 2000

‘Angel' resuscitates girl, 5

Had DU been around for JFK's 1st year in office, which positions would have pissed us off the most?

Did anyone see Dr Dean say on Rachael Maddow that Obama did not know that the DOJ

GOP 2012 hopeful Sen. Ensign admits extramarital affair

AG Holder urges new hate crimes law

Senator Ensign; on the sanctity of marriage and how gays sully it,

So much for the "transparent government" we voted for....

Reid Clarifies on DADT: ‘We Would Welcome A Legislative Proposal From The White House’

CNBC Fail: Anchors compare Iran elections to Employee Free Choice Act

I agree with John Kyl (R), Arizona.

CIA told detainee (waterboarded 83 times in a month) they mistook him for a # 3 Al Qaeda

E. Howard Hunt's FBI File Released

Oklahoma man gets one year jail sentence for raping a 4-year-old girl

35 Reasons not to Sin!

Nevada students find naked man tied to a rock

Palin is a narcissistic moronic parasitic media bimbo - can we just forget about her now?

It's incredibly insensitive to say someone's civil rights are your least important priority

Ensign: Evangeical Pentacostal. 100% Rating From Xian Coalition

Built to Fail: Key Lessons from the Financial Crisis

Protesters at the Ed Sullivan Theater

Should I pose the following question on Free

Human Rights Campaign Pulls out of Gay DNC Fundraiser

American Academy of Enviromental Medicine comes out against GM foods. Advise public not to eat them.

Where the hell is the outrage here. Another female disparaged. WAKE UP MEDIA

National ID -- Round 2

“U.S. Births Hint at Bias for Boys in Some Asians” Gender tests and embryo screening.

“U.S. Births Hint at Bias for Boys in Some Asians” Gender tests and embryo screening.

Fuck Embassy Suites Hotels

Need video of the infamous Limbaugh "White House dog" incident

Women dine, dash, crash into IHOP

Take cover Tri-Cities (TN), southwest VA

Finally -- Obama's plan for gay rights posted online

Didn't all those young adults in the streets of Tehran get indoctrinated?

House supplemental war funding bill, as amended, up now for a vote. (4:30 pm Eastern)

A great analogy for universal health care advocates:

As Iraq runs dry, a plague of snakes is unleashed (for real)

Obama on Iran elections = ??????????????????????????...

The new Lincoln penny depicts the political difference

Senate Begins Work on Health Care TOMORROW (from Consumers Union/Consumer Reports)


HA HA, NY TIMES: As Furor Over Palin Joke Rages, Letterman Rises in the Ratings

Ed Schultz said Dick Cheney will do anything to gain a political advantage ...

Can an18 year old sociopath even be treated?

Obama is Kennedy-esque—And Not in a Good Way

So, a local piece of shit known by my wife and me, molested an 11 year old girl.

Why nothing about Shawna Forde on cable news today?

BREAKING...John Ensign a Cheater

AP INTERVIEW: Sebelius says coverage to take years

"funny" that my CEO's BIL/sister's kids got internships

Fresno Police Break Homeless Man’s Wrist Will anyone investigate

Same-Sex Behavior Found in Nearly All Animals

One year for raping 4-year-old

help Iran by doing this:

Cheney's torture policy contributed to the deaths of well over 4,000 Americans in Iraq.

Dog racing in Wisconsin "On the verge of extinction"

The Herbivore's Dilemma.. (japanses men who prefer gardening, to sex)

PLEASE DON"T FORGET IRAN- they need our support , to know we are with them

Congress to Transfer Hundreds of Billions in Tax Dollars to the Insurance Industry

It's not health care reform. It's insurance company reform....

Ed Schultz is doing it correctly.

Latest GOP Racial "Slip": TN Sen. Diane Black's Staffer E-mails Obama "Spook" Photo

Citing threats by Roeder, judge raises bond for suspect in Tiller slaying to $20 million

Response to Obama admin letter asking me to donate for

Will 39 Democrats Stand Up to Stop the War Funding?

If Letterman needs to apologize, then Bill Hicks and George Carlin needed to flagellate themselves

so many posts (over the course of a year) disparage DU

Where is the outrage for poor Alex Rodriugez?

Where is the outrage for poor Alex Rodriugez?

I need your help (Support for Iran)

Health Care; Just Another Chapter in the Class Wars?

Water Powered Car

Cafe Press condones death threats against Obama

Those who are denouncing Letterman's joke here need to remember this

Who's filling in for Andrea Mitchell on MSNBC (Why isn't she a regular instead of the ditzes)

Well he gave everyone hope and the change took a dose dive into hell

House takes up $106 billion war funding bill


Bwaaaaaaaaaaaah John Ensign admits to an extra- marital

What is your Most important issue

Electric cars rolling off assembly line soon

All together now: No intoxication test? No legal pot!

So, what percentage of the vote did Ahmedinejad pick up in the 2005 run-off against Rafsanjani?

Just watched Letterman's Mea Culpa. Disgusting.

Do you know that the Obama admin shut down MS, Yahoo, Google, Messenger to Iran last month?

If I were Iranian, I'd be trying to bring down the regime even if Ahmedinejad won the election.

Ed Schultz is so effective at battling the right wing noise makers because he was one!

Obama plans sweeping financial regulations

I stumbled across something...

Iran, Again: Begging for a Smell Test (Sibel Edmonds)

Doughnut glaze leaking from tanker truck


CNBC’s Erin Burnett In Hot Water Again For Comparing Iranian Election To EFCA

New York Anti-Letterman Rally Draws Dozens

FDA Says Zicam Nasal Spray Can Cause Loss Of Smell

In Congress: 32 Heroes, 21 Frauds

Microsoft to give away anti-virus (BBC)

Last week I shook hands with Henry Bloch

Letterman's Ratings Soar!

Letterman's Ratings Soar!

GM spent a lot of money to "buy up and destroy mass transit"

Does Dick Cheney want the US to be attacked?

Ed Schultz and magnificent co-jones

Pressure mounts to test elder drivers

I just fell in love with Howard Dean!

Saddest. Twitter entries. Ever

Would you support any rationing of healthcare

I must admit...I was WRONG

Report: Gay bias killings highest since 1999

I do not get some people on DU

Rhode Island Will License Medical Marijuana Shops

A photo of Gaza - taken Feb. 1, 09 -I'm quite certain the view has not changed

This Matt Bors editorial cartoon says it all re: difference between Iranian and American democracy

Another animal love story (feel good OP)

US Turns Down California's Requests For Aid

Strangling the Moose

"Palin issued a statement after the broadcast Tuesday, accepting the late night host's apology"

Iranian Election Fraud: Who was the Real Target & Why

State GOP staffer sends racist image of Obama.

Tennessee GOP Staffer Emails Racist Obama "Spook" Photo (And keeps her job!)

Am I the only pot user that is sick to death of having judgement passed on me by non-users?

The new H-1B and L-1 legislation: Bleak future ahead of the Indian IT firms

I don't like where all this health care "reform" is going...

Charter School Report: they don't work as well as public schools

Bears meet motorcycle.

Bernie Sanders :Supporting Single-Payer Health Care

Army ignoring regulations and admitting Neo-Nazis into military

FIX THIS POLL: What do you think is the truth about the Iranian election results?

Support for real health care reform, but not single payer, seems very strong by this poll:

Support for real health care reform, but not single payer, seems very strong by this poll:

The Iranian revolution.... first evidence of an abrupt tectonic shift in western culture

Prominent NY pastor held for carnal abuse - So, who is it?

An Exit Strategy That Keeps Wars Going

30 Year In 30 Seconds

The Democratic Party is a joke...

I just hid 10 threads on the same subject

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 6/15/09

95 frigging dollars!!!!

OK, help out an old lady here . . .

I'm afraid I may have to gank myself tonight!

Bill Maher is a self-important twit who needs to STFU.

Oh noes! Hawai'i will remain Olive Garden-deprived!

Yo, lounge. Our plan to convince Symarip that microwaves are safe is progressing nicely.

Appalachian Hospital patients

iPhone v3 out on the 19th, is that true?

Online job applications ***SUCK****

Has/Does anyone here work for the Social Security Administration?

Holy Crap! NASA To Blow up the MOON!!!!!

Holy Crap! NASA To Blow up the MOON!!!!!


Hey NewJeffCT? When you go to Disney could you please

Is it legal to ride a dirt bike in a village?

Need help finding a post about a psycho ex have a friend going thru same thing.

I'm afraid I may have to gank my own mom.

I think I caught the swine flu

My stomach is so upset

Better artist: Ray Charles or Sam Cooke?

on the other hand I found a 20 peso note this morning

Being Pinocchio

Post your escape ideas

Whats Right with you...

Whenever I think my headbangin' days are behind me...

Susan Boyle Returns to Tour After "Rest Day."

I'll say it again, Debi (the DUer) IS Jill Biden.

Would you have actually attended a play called Springtime for Hitler?

Why did Rock & Roll songs used to be so short?

I am offended by your use of the phrase "man-hole covers"

Picture of my father and I taken yesterday.

Blu-Ray players are dropping in price.

Hollow Pursuits starting now on SciFi

some guy

A Happy Bloomsday to you.....

I was in church yesterday..and

Of course, it pooped on my car

18-year old charged in Florida cat mutilations

A Dalai Lama bit of advice for us political junkies:

Can you go to Starbucks without making jokes about politcal affiliation?

LostinVA just told me that she alerts on me, if she thinks I'm being a jerk

Traveling in China 2

Traveling in China 2

i'm really torn about something

You know what movie we need a remake of? Total Recall!

Place your bet in my Confederations Cup poll.

How can a person use an Elliptical machine for 10 minutes...

i was soooo scared

Worst lounge-language-approved body part that can get caught in a ringer?

As someone who has no TV and is watching GD burn, I must ask...

"Cross-training" (How I've grown to hate that term!)

What weird things do your pets like to eat?

I hid every Letterman/Palin thread in GD. Now its blank!

Wolf Pup Howl

Spencer Pratt: "(Al Roker) is lucky I was saved by Jesus, 'cause I woulda ripped his head off"

Is anyone else noticing how in shape the Iranian protesters are?

Picture of my children and me taken fifteen years ago. In a watch.

The Twitters out of Iran seem to have gone quite.

Firefox is driving me nuts. Can someone help? Regarding Tabs

I don't get The Princess Bride.

Post an opinion of yours that sounds sarcastic but is actually a sincere statement. And explain why.

Underappreciated comedic talents?

What's the longest you've gone without barfing at melodramatic commercials?

Grassroots campaign: Relocate all books by FOX idiots to the FICTION section!

How to get a refund on a Comfort Wipe

I saw a Lamborghini Countach today

What about that Celebrex commercial?

What are you anyway?

Okay. Which one of you fuckers poisoned me? You failed.

Cures for barfing

There is some really nice flower scent wafting through my office.

What's your favorite Dr. Seuss book?

Are you easily offended?

Why are our furry friends so much easier to love than other people?

Diamond Ring

Congratulate me....I got a hell of a deal!!!!

Can anyone help me understand Twitter?

DTV has brought a bizarre yet enjoyable addition to my life

Good morning Lounge

The BlackBerry Tour is coming out soon!

nce News: Boxed wines May be of higher quality

Did you ever just feel sad for no explained reason whatsoever?

It's time to get up and go to work. Like I will every day until I die.

Science Daily: High quality flavor in boxed wine possible.

*******HAPPY BIRTHDAY to jeff30997!!*******

A Contemporary Tennessee Ditty

Calvin Klein ads over the top?

Those Michigan commercials are pretty melodramatic

Forget creating a thread that never dies...

"Deep Thought" introduced by a novel:

What is the Anti-Rush

I am losing the battle of slugs, snails and red lily beetles. Are there are SAFE things I can

Okay so I have the swine flu. Do you think a bottle of wine is the way to a cure?

When was the last time you ganked a land surveyor?

Am I the only one here who finds this article extremely funny?

"In my pants" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "in my pants".

What's your weirdest habit?

just went to take daughter's laundry to her room and found her packing

Pork, frog's legs...anyone have metrics on the percentage of Muppets that are edible?

What's the longest you've ever waited in line?

Eddie Van Halen: I went to the edge, I stood and looked down, then SUED YOUR ASS over your sneakers

Help me remember a word

Raisinettes look an awful lot like rabbit droppings.

For the record, I don't like DOMA at all.

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 6/16/09 (warning: graphic language; NSFW)

The Iphone still can't compete in the business world.

A most excellent album dropped today. From Tom Morello's (Rage Against the Machine...) new project

Someone in my local Barnes & Noble has a sense of humor...

How many days a week does AMC re-run "Midway?"

vindication for Midlo!

What part of ni don't you understand?

If You're at the Front of A Very Long Line, Don't Make Chit Chat with the Counter Person

Have You Ever Hated Anyone?

[Video] Weird Al Yankovic - Craigslist

I think Midlo should be ganked...

kitteah picture of the day for tuesday june 16

Rabbit droppings look an awful lot like Raisinets.

nce News: Boxed wines May be of higher quality

Do You Write Thank You Cards for Gifts You've Received?

*******HAPPY BIRTHDAY 6000eliot!!*******

Minot, North Dakota

Deep thought, introduced by a poem:

Please accept my apology for this post:

Cats getting stoned

Where is huskerlaw?

Saying Goodbye stinks.

THE BEST way to be Anti-American!

I got a new job!

This is why you get your male dog fixed.

I was adjudged a non-person

Cops collar a monster and his maker

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 6/14/2009)

What's the weirdest bumper sticker you've ever seen?

If you had a tribute band, whose music would you play and what would you be called?

I think TaterGuy must be planning a DU Group

What's your favorite professional sport to watch?

Got some extra time?...World's largest Jigsaw Puzzle

Kitty in my pants

Hey, yall musicians out there, riddle me this.

"Queen Defender of The Girl" - A Tale of Bonnaroo...... (pics)


Anyone know of really high quality model car kits- boats or airplanes?

What Era of Rock was the best?

I miss MrCoffee.

What's the longest your sex thread has gone without getting locked?

Do you believe in redemption?

Why did they dump the Reload button on Safari?

These pictures will seriously creep you out...

This idiot thinks cats are not very smart

It's time to end the SEVERE Steve Morse drought here in the Lounge.

party people in the house

I hope you'll go see my poem...

The teenager who asked tattooist for THREE stars on her face and ended up with FIFTY-SIX

Anybody know how long it's taking to get a passport these days?

George Harrison Album Debuts Today

What's the longest you have gone with out sex?

I think photographers are overusing HDR.

What do you think of my music blog?

An evening with Theodore Bikel and a LOT of friends

Cryptic Canvas - find 50 movies on one painting

Ever encounter someone who always thinks they're right - and gives you their unsolicited advice?

37,000 posts!

DU Gardeners: How Does Your Garden Grow?

Racing as it should be

What music have you listened to lately?

I'm sorry but illegals don't deserve Health Care.

Is It Changing America Too?

US reveals new pieces of Gitmo hearings

Health Care Reform for Beginners: The Many Flavors of the Public Plan

Promoting Innovation and Access to Life-Saving Medicine Act - From Sen. Sherrod Brown......

Why is Obama's DOJ defending John Yoo, the author of the torture memos?

"'Bomb, Bomb, Iran'...Thank the Lord we listened to the Republicans..."

In this country's most famous contested election....

PHOTOS Hillary's New Best Friend? (June 15)

Missed Dave tonite - what exactly did he say about "it"? nt

Letterman interview - FANTASTIC!

Obama passes the buck to Reid. Reid passes it right back to Obama.

Ah, Sam, I hardly knew ya

The Obama administration has turned back pleas for emergency aid for California

Serious question. Is there any group...

Republican Women will reject Sarah Palin

When I was in HS my mother goes out and buys three gaudy electric candles

Put this in your window in support of Iranians:

I saw all the fail Obama bashers protesting next to right-wingers today at the Hyatt Regency Chicago

Why don we offer to accept Iran and Irag as American States....?

I think it is important to ask. How much has the 2008 American Election Inspired Iranians?

My "Terrorist Threat" Letter makes it to print

Carter 'distressed' by Gaza visit (BBC)

President Obama meets with South Korean President today

"Fuck You" Chicago Tribune! Here's Why:

This can't be a good idea

Administration Plans to Move Top Iran Expert to White House From State Dept.

NYC DU'ers: I propose a 4:30pm "Get a Life!" rally outside the Ed Sullivan Theater.

bill maher tries to clean it up on KO

Right here in Westlake, Ohio, one of the most red towns in the whole county...

The Micawbers and Mrs. Roosevelt

I think there is an 80% chance Ahmadinejad will stay in power

Iran Government releases overseas votes: Support Moussavi/Indicate fraud

ABC's "Prescription for America" is "glorified infomercial to promote the Democrat agenda!11!"

Have a "Fire Rusty Depass" Rally outside the Ed Sullivan Theater

We should turn our TV's on every night to the Letterman show, to keep ratings up

We should turn our TV's on every night to the Letterman show, to keep ratings up

No proof Abu Ghraib photos led to military deaths

How would the Right Wing Media use Obama's White House Guest List?

NYT: Credit Card Companies Slashing Card Balances

"I understand, of course, why people are upset; I would be upset myself," Letterman said.

Letterman asks crowd "How many hope I offend someone else?"

Is the White House still letting Cheney sneak in to water his plants or

Eliminationist gear at Cafe Press: "Impeach" Obama and Scott Roeder is a hero

ABC hits back against 'false premises' in RNC letter (primetime special on healthcare)

McCain Accuses Obama of Being Too Timid on Iranian Situation; McCain Wants Hot Rhetoric!

Freepers Mock McCain for his comments "Iranian election was rigged"

SC GOP Tweet Obama going to Impose Tax Aspirin Cause it's White and it Works

The true meaning of Knee-Jerk

"Deadly unrest in Iran. Coming up we'll talk to JOHN MCCAIN. NBC's Today Show.

The Iran Presidential election was fixed. Intelligence Ministry officials warned about it

CBO report states that the Kennedy plan would only insure 16 million more people

Obama's call for bi-partisanship on health care reform and what's going on behind the scenes

Palin says she accepts Letterman's apology

Dear Bill Maher - Obama should not be more like Bush

OK, that's it - Palin needs to be brought DOWN once and for all!

Leader of Iran's Islamic Revolution says vandals not related to presidential candidates supporters

Leader of Iran's Islamic Revolution says vandals not related to presidential candidates supporters

For Republicans already blaming the economic mess on Obama

Palin accepts Dave's apology, and manages to mention U.S. military in her acceptance.

Didn't the liberal punditry say the same crap as Maher during the campaign?

What will be the result of Iran's Civil Unrest?

HHS Secretary Sebelius favors level playing field so that healthcare doesn't tilt toward public plan

If Obama insisted on apologies from all who have derided him

"Thank God this guy gets it."

Obama's visit to AMA paying dividends

Clinton Urges Obama To Stand Firm On A Strong Public Option: Don’t ‘Give Up The Store’ To Get 60 Vot

Report: Obama offered Pete King Ireland ambassadorship

GOP Using Incomplete Study To Undermine Health Care Reform

Barack Obama to create Consumer Financial Protection Agency

Email from Bill Nelson. He's selling health insurance exchanges--what Obama touted yesterday to AMA

Is Obama "actively working AGAINST gay rights?"

Is that the best you imbeciles can come up with

I guess this editorial is from a lying gay lawyer too

President wants new financial agency for consumers

Banking Lobby Takes Aim At Proposed Consumer Protection Agency

Joe the Plumber's latest gig? Pimping the "Fair Tax," A.K.A. "National Sales Tax"

Impatient for Obama to hold Bush accountable? How long did S. Africa's Truth Commission take-Guess!

Daily Show sending reporter to Iran.

K&R if you want to bomb Iran?

Holder: Recent Violence Shows We Need Hate-Crimes Law

Obama on CNBC - video link

John Harwood interview with P. Obama today - CNBC closing bell. nt

Oh Gawd!!! Bill Maher is going to be on with Wolfie 6 PM tonight

"Make me do it" said FDR. "Do it" says Maher, "FU" says DU to Maher....

Hmmmm, war or health care? Putting the costs in perspective

President considering executive order to block abuse photos

Bush’s Man In Iran Lauds Obama’s Handling Of Iran Crisis

Behind the Scenes, a Student-Loan Overhaul Takes Shape - Eliminate Bank-Based Loan Program

AP sources: Senate health overhaul costs top $1.6T

Hey, teabaggers...THIS is how you stage a protest!!!!!!!

Whatever Happened to the Cheney/Hitmen Story?

Polis to Obama: Repeal DOMA

BREAKING-John Ensign (R-NV) admits to having an affair!

McCain Angry and Frustrated Again; Urges Obama to "Scrap" Healthcare plan and "Start Over"

Would you be so kind and take this survey...

Who's the U.S.'s Supreme Leader? And Assembly of Experts?

Obama blocks list of visitors to White House: Taking Bush's position, request for logs denied

If we demand Ensign's resignation for an affair, or even for Hypocrisy we would be making a mistake

Watch Live English Language Iranian TV From Tehran On Your Computer

Ezra Klein on the Health Insurance Exchanges: The Most Important, Undernoticed Part of Health Reform

Obama Crushes Pesky Fly On CNBC (VIDEO)

"What's the policy going to be on release of the names of White House visitors?"

Hypocrite alert: John Ensign is a member of Promise Keepers

Fuck Sebelius: HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius Suggests Obama Could Back Single-Payer Ban

Criticism has to make sense.

Randi is so brilliant love her.

Bill Maher is a clueless self-important Hollywood elite dog-blowing twit asshole nazi stooge

PHOTO Caption it? (June 16)

BREAKING-House passes $106 billion fundng bill

BREAKING-House passes $106 billion fundng bill

Hell has frozen over! Pat Buchanan supports Obama on Iran....

Disappointed In Obama?

You wanted the White House Guest List? Well...

Sarah Palin will definitely not be the 2012 GOP presidential nominee.

DKos: TN Republican Staffer Caught Forwarding DISGUSTING Racist Obama Picture

I heard Levi wasn't the father which is why he "dumped" Bristol.

Sarah Palin for President? Just When we got rid of a male A-Hole, why would we want a female A-hole?

Ahmadinejad Won. Get Over It

Obama slams Fox News

On Why It's Easier to Criticize President Obama than to Defend Him.

PHOTOS Green Fingers

White House Guest List....I don't get "Teh Outrage..."

I've had it. Bill Maher and Keith Olbermann are CLUELESS Hollywood Elite STOOGES

49% favor a single government plan according to this poll...

Did anyone hear Ed Shultz's radio show today?

FLASHBACK: Ensign Called On Clinton To Resign After Admitting Affair — ‘He Has No Credibility Left’

WH: "The president remains strongly committed to signing a legislative repeal of DOMA into law"

Tell me this vision of Bush WH not true - Sludge Breaking

War-funding Survived...

Michelle Obama Gorilla Comment: NAACP Demands "Proper" Apology

Michelle Obama Gorilla Comment: NAACP Demands "Proper" Apology

Michelle Obama Gorilla Comment: NAACP Demands "Proper" Apology

"What Happens if Obama Loses the Left?" (Or, It has only been five months, Part II)

President Obama has the legal power to halt DADT discharges until Congress acts.

Obama naysayers! Tell me how 5 months is enough time to change the World

Can you believe people defended Bush for 8 years no matter what decisions he made???

Uh oh, Sen. McCaskill says POTUS did not follow law in IG firing....

The cost of Obama not wanting to look "leftist": Senate health overhaul costs top $1.6T

National Disease: Sociopaths in High Places.

ILO chief stresses need for adopting jobs pact, social protection

Leaked election results show Mahmoud Ahmadinejad came third

Iran: 12 students reported killed in crackdown after violent clashes

Russia welcomes Ahmadinejad

Italy to take Guantanamo inmates

Obama says Italy will take 3 Guantanamo detainees

Fire David Letterman campaign takes root; protest planned over comment on Sarah Palin's daughter

One year for raping 4-year-old

Moussavi vows to 'pay any cost' to fight Iran election results

Rival Iran supporters plan rallies in same square

Obama blocks list of visitors to White House

The new H-1B and L-1 legislation: Bleak future ahead of the Indian IT firms

You're Fired! CIA Axes $1000-A-Day Waterboarding Experts

Obama Administration Turns Down Auto Suppliers' Aid Request

BRICs May Buy Each Other’s Bonds in Shift From Dollar

Amazon radio taken off air for bogus reasons after reporting on Peruvian riots

ACLU says terrorism finance laws hurt charities

Communism is target of new online museum

U.S. Housing Starts Soared in May; Permits Also Rose

Britain voices frustration over Gitmo inmates in Bermuda

Iran 'to hold election recount'

ABC News Responds to RNC Letter (complaining about plans to broadcast a health care “conversation”)

Sebelius: Health Care For All Will Take Years

Schwarzenegger tries to terminate conservation funding

CIA Mistaken on 'High-Value' Detainee, Document Shows

Palin backers raising funds for her legal defense

AP INTERVIEW: Sebelius says insurers won't succeed (In Blocking Public Plan)

UN 'runs out of aid for Ethiopia'

Narco-Terrorism Charges Added to Indictment of Colombian Paramilitary Leader and Narcotics Kingpin

Iran's Human Rights Activists Being Arrested, Nobel Prize Winner Tells NPR

Iran bans foreign journalists from covering rallies

Exxon told to pay interest on Alaska spill award

Racist e-mail aimed at Obama raises hackles in Tennessee

Iran's Human Rights Activists Being Arrested, Nobel Prize Winner Tells NPR

House kills (GOP Congressman) Bishop's call for Pelosi probe (again)

Book released despite threats from federal prosecutor (Patrick Fitzgerald )

White House: Climate change damage happening now

(DC) Council wants von Brunn Charged with Hate Crimes

Nevada Sen. John Ensign R. just admits to an affair with

UK plans universal access to high-speed Internet

Ahmadinejad arrives in Russia for security summit: official

Uighurs: U.S. Let Chinese Abuse Us At Gitmo

Students May Get Swine Flu Shots at School This Fall

David Letterman apologizes for "flawed" Palin joke

GM says reaches deal to sell Saab to Koenigsegg


Miers Deposed By House Panel Looking Into Attorney Firings (Testified Monday)

Audit: U.S. Overpaid Blackwater (tens of millions of dollars)

Ex-congressman (William Jefferson) on trial over freezer cash, bribery

Men more likely to develop cancer: study

Rhode Island to License Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

Sen. McCain: Panetta Should Retract His Comments on Cheney Immediately

MySpace to cut staff by a third

Sign Bernie Sanders' Petition for Single Payer Health Care

British Airways asks staff to work for free

India-Japan baby in legal wrangle

Economists see end to US downturn

Air Force to train more on drones

President Obama Reiterates Concern About Iran’s Election

Sources: Monica Conyers considers plea deal in City Hall corruption case

U.S. State Department speaks to Twitter over Iran

Grand Ayatollah Montazeri Takes A Stand

FDA says Zicam nasal spray can cause loss of smell

Stallworth, victim's family reach settlement

Murder suspects tied to supremacists(Shawna Forde)

Report: 2 US journalists admit entering NKorea

Alleged 9/11 mastermind: `I make up stories'

DPRK Threatens To Launch Pre-Emptive Strike Against U.S.

Sotomayor says women's club doesn't discriminate

House Approves $106B Bill to Fund Wars in Iraq, Afghanistan

Ensign to Acknowledge Extramarital Affair

Call Senate Finance Committee members - tell them NO CO-OP - we want national public option.

AG Holder urges new hate crimes law

Judge ups bond to $20 million in Tiller shooting

Obama blocks list of visitors to White House

Carter 'distressed' by Gaza visit

Carter 'distressed' by Gaza visit

Obama's statement on Iran Elections: "I am deeply troubled by the violence I've been seeing on TV"

Raw footage of the shootings & aftermath in Tehran and CNN/BBC reports (graphic and disturbing)

Tribute to all brave Iranians

Jazz hosted at the White House by First Lady Michelle

Stephanie Miller on the Ed Show... June 15, 2009

Iranians Abraod Protest

Inside Story: US-Israeli ties under pressure

Rachel Maddow: ACLU on New Gitmo Document Releasse - Detainee Said 'I Just Make Up Stories'

Ladyfriends: Target Women

Hardball: Matthews, Isikoff & Corn Discuss Panetta Outing Cheney's Sick/Vengeful Motives

ABC News (Tapper) on Obama's health plan and AMA speech (2:21)

Rachel Maddow discusses the Iran situation w/ Richard Engel - especially technological revolution

Barack Obama & Pat Robertson Gay Marriage Similarities

Anderson Cooper Visits A Medical Marijuana Provider

Keith Olbermann & Lawrence O'Donnell: Letterman Mea Culpa

Iranians Use Internet to Overcome News Curbs

Rumsfeld Fails the History

Unusual Pairs Video Select Clips

David Letterman: Tonight's Comments on Palin Crap

Love and War: The Relationship Between Congress and the F-22

Iran: The Volcano Erupts - Must see.

Footage of Shootings into Crowd at Basij Compound in Tehran

Obama Strikes Perfect Tone on Iran: "People's voices should be heard and not suppressed."

Obama's Passivity on Iran & Healthcare

Lugar bucks McCain on Iran, says U.S. should not get involved.

Bill Maher On Countdown

David Letterman Apologizes

Young Turks: Republican Calls Michelle Obama a Gorilla

CBO Report and the Healthcare Timetable

Carter's strong words on Gaza

TYT: The Iranian Revolution Must Start NOW

TYT: Bill O'Reilly Gets Owned by Joan Walsh (Cenk Reacts)

Rachel Maddow talks with Howard Dean about Obama's defense of DOMA.

Ed Schultz: Cheney Wants America To Be Attacked Again

What will happen when the Gays take over

Bill Maher On Cnn 06/16/09

Dean refutes every GOP talking point given by Norah O about health care.

The FROG PRINCE of song parody hilarity is back!

Guardian UK: Not fit to print (It's been a truly awful year for American newspapers)

Fareed Zakaria interviews Michael Lewis ("Liar's Poker") re Wall Street Greed

Nick Coleman: Time to end charade in Senate race

Valerie Jarrett Cites 'Double Standard' Between Sotomayor, Alito.

Robert Fisk: The day of destiny

Analysis: Iran election statistics muddy waters further

WP: Palin Gag? Comedy's All in the Mis-Timing

A New Financial Foundation

U.S. Senators Ask FCC to Review Mobile Handset Deals.

Iran's Growing Societal Chasm

Sen. Coburn Questions 100 Stimulus Projects.

No Proof Detainee Photos Led to Military Deaths

Mother in Colombia: 'Never crossed my mind' that army killed her son

Seeking Truth and Trust in Pakistan

Emerging Powers Prepare to Meet in Russia.

Greed Layered on Greed, Frosted With Recklessness

Marjorie Cohn: Agent Orange Continues to Poison Vietnam

Iran's Supreme Leader Stops the Recount, Citing Bush v. Gore

Republican Fantasy, With No Sex, Believe it or Not

"Freedom on a small island with a big heart"

Glenn Greenwald: What would have happened if the "Bomb Iran" contingent had its way?

Don Siegelman and the Plague of Judicial Bias

Water Risks Ripple Through The Beverage Industry.

It is summer 2009, and John McCain is president

A Green Revolution for Iran?

The Goddess of democracy shines on Iran

Appeal for help to clear landmines in Iraq

Projection: It will be years before jobs return to much of the U.S.

Synergies Summit Protest in D.C. (visitors list blocked?)

"America's pandemic of corruption" by Jerry Mazza (6-16-09 Online Journal)

what won't change even if Iran's government does

Iran needs lessons from the GOP, How to Steal a Election Bush Style

A Bad Call on Gay Rights (NYT Editorial)

Hate Crimes Rise as Immigration Debate Heats Up (WaPo)

Insurance interests total 1/4 of Baucus' fundraising

Everyone must help eliminate cyber hatred, says Secretary-General (UN)

Iran: Four Scenarios for the Vote Recount

Anti-Immigrant Suspects In Arizona Killing Have Ties To White Supremacists

Bulldoze the Ghost Burbs - Return them to nature

Why Do Republicans Hate US Soldiers?

Sudanese Family Reunites in Brooklyn.

Robert Fisk: Claims of student massacre spread

Communism is target of new online museum

AlterNet: Home Loan Scamming Is Still Going Strong -- and Now You're Paying for It

Poll: American Voters’ Support Of Israel Drops

GOP Senator John Ensign admits to extramarital affair

The unlikely friends of the Holocaust memorial killer-Guardian (UK)

The 10 Riskiest Locations In The World For Outsourcing

Guns and Hate (Jesse Jackson)

Ideology of Unfettered Capitalism Is Crumbling - It's a Huge Opportunity for Alternative Economics

Marie Cocco: Guns and the Link We Won’t Admit

The American Empire Is Bankrupt

Colombia’s False Positives: “In Colombia Heroes Do Exist”

NACLA: "Blood at the Blockade: Peru's Indigenous Uprising"

Amazon radio taken off air for bogus reasons after reporting on Peruvian riots

Press Release from the International Comm. to Free the Five

IncaKolaNews: Peru's PM, Yehude Simon, Meets w/ Indigenous, Eats Crow

AVILA TV VENEZUELA: Revolutionizing Television

VEN GOV'T: Separatist Opposition Uses COL Paras for Social Cleansing, Destabilization

Narco-Terrorism Charges Added to Indictment of Colombian Paramilitary Leader and Narcotics Kingpin

DrumBeat: June 16, 2009

Oilwatch Monthly June 2009

BOREV: 33 Colombian Legislators Investigated for Selling Votes to Extend Term Limits for Uribe

The Mystique Of The Earth and The New Story (Thomas Berry)

Super Corn-borers Threaten (yet another) World Ecological and Economical Disaster

Energy from wind turbines in high-flying kites

New Report Provides Authoritative Assessment of National, Regional Impacts of Global Climate Change

Bulldoze the Ghost 'Burbs, Return Them to Nature

Venezuelanalysis: "Evo Morales Incites Genocide of the Peruvian Police Force"

Cuba News Agency: CIA Tries Second Version of Operation Peter Pan (in VENEZUELA)

Lost Aztec tomb lies under Mexico City

IncaKola: State Dept. Releases 2009 US Human Trafficking Report (here we go again)

COLOMBIAN Military's Bounty Prog. Went Wrong, Human Rights Groups Say

North Carolina researching making ethanol from Sweet Sorghum - grown on marginal agricultural land.

Atlanta Startup EnerTech Environmental Turns Human Waste Into Fuel

Transparent Solar Cells Made For Windows

Hydrogen car to be 'open source' (BBC) {350kg car}

A Preassembled Nuclear Reactor

March of the Penguins

UFB!!! The die-hard San Francisco REAL SPORTS FANS are now

Coyotes Bankruptcy Judge Punts...

Top ten NCAA Athletic Department Budgets...

Time for baseball to reallign

So when is Barry Bonds just going to come clean and admit that he cheated.

Sosa Said to Test Positive in 2003

WR Stallworth pleads guilty, gets 30 days in jail

Sox proving they are East's best

Don't know if I should post this in sports or entertainment......

Stallworth pleads guilty, gets 30 days in jail

Ho hum. Sammy Sosa tested positive for a PED in 2003

Today in labor history June 15 police in Los Angeles attack some 500 janitors and their supporters

2,500 UAW Workers Walk Off Jobs At Texas Helicopter Plant

Today in labor history June 16 NIRA becomes law, establishes the right to unionize & more

Colorado Grocery Workers Are Voting On New 5 Year Contract

Right-Wingers To Boycott GM? (RUSH isn't angry with GM workers, just Obama)

'AMA to Obama: Feh.'

Researchers Test Nanoparticle To Treat Cardiovascular Disease In Mice

Chronic asthma study offers hope (BBC)

Sebelius: Single-Payer Health Care Not In Plans (but she explicitly talks about public option)

ADHD Drugs: Sudden Death Risk Higher?

anyone know ins and outs of rx insurance? "the doctor has not answered

I have this .45/.410

Twenty three State Attorneys Generals write a letter to Eric Holder...

Growing up without guns

NPR (Michigan): More Women Getting Gun Training

One more we sometimes forget......

Proof: Israeli Effort to Destabilize Iran Via Twitter #IranElection

Haaretz poll: Netanyahu approval rating leaps after policy speech

Haaretz poll: Netanyahu approval rating leaps after policy speech

Hamas members helping Iran crush dissent, protesters claim

Former New York Senate Maj. Leader now favors gay marriage

Anyone catch the Rachel Maddow/Howard Dean interview last night?

Ray Ferrer @ q comedy & Miss Coco Lopez at Boston Pride

Obama official, Currently No Chance for Repeal of DOMA and DADT

Anyone else notice the guy in the Orbitz Commerical is wearing a Human Rights Campaign Logo Shirt?

For my friends at GLBT..

No sponsors for DADT repeal in Senate

I just have to say: No Excuses. = is = or it’s not.

BREAKING: HRC and former top Clinton aide both pull out of DNC gay fundraiser

Gang... I am back!!!

Obama Faces a Second Major Test on DOMA

A New Role as 'Risk Regulator' Could Reshape Fed.

Hey, what's $13.9 Trillion among friends?

Anime Evolution 2009 (pt.1)

Federal Reserve Appears to be Big Loser in Extended Stay Bankruptcy

Ok now that the Submissions are closed, these lost the coin toss

A question about the legal position re posting pictures of strangers

Audit Finds That U.S. Overpaid Blackwater

Austin Biker Rally weekend

Anime Evolution 2009 (pt.2)

Just a reminder -

The new Olympus rangefinder Digital-- Olympus E-P1

The Seedling

Europe's Mars mission scaled back (BBC) {budget cuts}

Has anyone seen the movie Pi (Faith in Chaos)?

Could I get your input re:an alternative healing issue?

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 6/15/09

Need help now

Pluto in Capricorn and a Forbidden Subject

A selfish post: Any vibes you can pick up on my new guy?

had your aura photographed? post it here if you dare

Stormtrooper Brain Police of "Science"

Pope Benedict calls for new economic system that respects all

Global Governance/One World Order/New World Order

Science and religion: a history of conflict?

A plurality of DU ranks equal rights as their least important issue

Black cherries.......

Two Days Before 9/11, Military Exercise Simulated Suicide Hijack Targeting New York

Democratic family-law attorney Grier Raggio to challenge Pete Sessions for TX-32 in 2010

9/11 Throwdown...Is Jack Riddler A Conspiracist?

Globe and Mail: Harper must rebuild his reputation: Flanagan

Four Swine Flu deaths today