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Archives: June 2, 2009

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Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) Russia NATO

Legislation pending in my state regarding "pro-life"

I'm worried guys, but I'm not deterred

China forced to support dollar to make yuan

From GM's Bankruptcy Filing: $82.2 billion in assets and $172 billion in liabilities!

From GM's Bankruptcy Filing: $82.2 billion in assets and $172 billion in liabilities!

Zombie Reagan has a message!

Worst Slide Story - flash animation

Frank Schaeffer : How I (and Other "Pro-Life" Leaders) Contributed to Dr. Tiller's Murder

My My, Look What Nicholas Kristof Wrote on His Facebook Page This Weekend

Why do we continue to let this happen ? How many more children of Afganistan have died today ?

Puerto Rican government announces massive layoffs....suicides...

Crazy Moonbat Thot Expermnt: Healthy Babies Initiative!

Tiller was a hero and an amazing human being!!!!!

Bill O'nasty getting grilled by KO

On June 2, 1953,

He was there to Kill Babies for profit. Screw him. Free Republic

Dick Cheney is a very very evil man.

Iraqi warnings prompted Obama's reversal on detainee photos

Iraqi warnings prompted Obama's reversal on detainee photos

Auto Workers Taken for a Ride

Why do pro-lifers put so many pictures of aborted babies on their

hate to ask, but did the WH ever issue a statement about Dr. Tiller?

Does your local newspaper still carry Bill O'Reilly's column?

Our Economy Is Going to Keep Tanking Until We Stop Shoveling Billions to Rich People

"Thou shalt not kill. Babies"

The United States needs JOBS.

Mika better be careful, 'cause Joe Scum's ready

Cancer Care Costs Squeeze Millions of Americans

GM bankruptcy will devastate communities

WJ this morning - the really good news Dennis Kucinich will be on

A prayer for the fallen among us.

Upcoming Single-Payer Healthcare Events

Grand Theft Auto: How Stevie the Rat bankrupted GM

Have we heard from Rev. Franklin Graham on the murder of Dr. Tiller?

"Like a rock"

Gasping at Straws -- Tom Toles

11 Reality Show suicides so far

Grandmother Tasered at Traffic Stop

Here's some GOOD news!

Bill Maher: America Is Greedy, Not Good

Bill Maher: America Is Greedy, Not Good

Tancredo, Buchanan Bruised by Racist 'Karate Chop'

Tancredo, Buchanan Bruised by Racist 'Karate Chop'

So, how did Limbaugh, Hannity, O'Reily handle the Tiller assasination yesterday?

Junior W Bush....Didnt He Already Take A Vacation By

Yesterday GM stock traded at $0.27 a share

Since this is a day for stories, let me tell mine since I come from a different direction.

Rudy Giuliani sure is yucky.

You know how we always complain about most people not caring about politics?

If watching tv influences nothing

If they think abortion is murder

Bottled Waterboarding-USA is SO civilized isn't it?

So why is this not Christianist terror? - Andrew Sullivan

Separation of Church and Delusions

Why Would A Business Send This type of Email?

Marathon County GOP spokesman Kevin Stevenson ousted for remarks

Do we generate hatred?

I used to believe that highly religious people are *better* than the rest of us.

Disgraced former Senate Republican aide calls on McConnell to filibuster Sotomayor.

Freeps pray that nation will wake up to "deceptive evil" that is "4th of July Iran Hot Dog-gate"

I must be evil or posessed by Satan or something.

Did the MSM ever report on the expense of the Bush trips to Crawford

Pictures of the vigil in KC for Dr Tiller last night

Tiller's Killer Not Charged with Terrorism?

The Scaredy Cat

Get you live streaming music right here.

Photo & caption from Marcus Epstein's Facebook page - his trip to Ethiopia

This Modern World: Look what happens when Dick Cheney makes a startling admission!

What is the law regarding late term abortion?

Los Angeles Times: Recession Hits Wealthy SoCal streets

Be careful (and understand BK process) if you plan to buy stock in GM

Brazilian Air force finds plane debris

Cheney Edges Away From Claim That CIA Docs Will Prove Torture Worked

Dean Baker: Economic Recovery is Wishful Thinking

Levin questioning McCrystal NOW on Cspan1

Two acts of political/religious terrorism so close together

RE: the right wing hate screamers, do you recognize the hypocrisy?

RE: the right wing hate screamers, do you recognize the hypocrisy?

RE: the right wing hate screamers, do you recognize the hypocrisy?

When did Republicans ever meet with Democrats to "reassure" them?

What is the greater EVIL,

Cheney: Obama should be careful not come across as "soft" like Carter

Nineteen sets of twins in one Texas elementary school!

picture of a friend from high school laying flowers at Dr. Tiller's clinic

Virtual Vigil for Dr. Tiller tonight...

So did you watch Conan's debut last night on Tonight? What did you think?

OBAMA: "We Had To Figure Out How To Deal With A Former President Who Was Just Lying..."

OBAMA: "We Had To Figure Out How To Deal With A Former President Who Was Just Lying..."

When will Christian "fatwa" (aka murder for god) declarations be prosecuted

Bill Hicks on the abortion debate

Salinger sues over "Catcher in the Rye" sequel

What will the effect of this recession have on future wages and on Social Security funds?

Iowa’s WHO-AM radio hosts compare alleged Tiller assassin to anti-slavery crusader

Webb's reading a letter from Pat Tillman's father, an attorney.

Conservative NJ-GOV Candidate: Poll Showing Me Losing Primary Is "Retarded"

Has anyone seen a photo or video of Sotomayor being greeted on the Capitol steps?

Medical Marijuana update in Illinois

trouble with 'Cervical' in Scotland

CBS Early Show just did a hack piece on Obama's expenses

NRDC sues Obama Administration to stop wolf slaughter

US Raises Alarm Over Russian Weapon Sale To Venezuela

Bill O'Reilly: "If I could get my hands on Tiller.... well, you know...."

My 2000th Post

The Rude Pundit: Photos That Make the Rude Pundit Want to Drive a 1958 Bonneville Off a Cliff

"I always think someone is following me and wants to rape me. It is better to die."...

My email to O'Reilly (copied to Fox sponsors)

Obama's generals cite prospect of Iraqis voting US troops out early if torture pics released

What happens to someone's mind?

Indian Immigrants Win Big At National Spelling Bees

Chock up another kill for the gun totin’ “right to lifer’s”.

The Air France aircraft was last heard from 500 miles NE of Natal.

FBI was notified that Roeder was at Tiller's clinic the day before his death

Man arrested for threatening Obama

Am I wrong? It seems to me that terrorism does work

Bellevue doctor to speak about killing of abortion colleague ((live online)

Reading Dave Cullen's Columbine.

Baucus's latest compromise on public option -

Department of Justice rejects Georgia's citizenship checks for those registering to vote

Pawlenty announcing he will not run for re-election. What will this

Suspect's son : "'He was saying goodbye to me"

So how did you spend your first day as co-owner of General Motors?

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So now, photos of detainee abuse contain no sexual abuse, not sensational: "add little to debate"

US treasury secretary touts Obama austerity policies in China visit

Bill O'Reilly's own words suggest he is culpable in Scott Roeder's murder of George Tiller.

A comments-board response

A comments-board response

Judges: No Bible at Pa. kindergarten show and tell

GM China Reaffirms Plans,Says Operations Self Sustaining

GM China Reaffirms Plans,Says Operations Self Sustaining

W00T! I just registered the domain!

Earliest Known Sound Recordings Revealed

"Radical Christian dominionists have no religious legitimacy. They are manipulating.....

Charges against Cyril H. Wecht to be dismissed!

It's so hard and depressing reading about Peter Falk's decline

Tell Congress: Keep Our Families Together.

Gov. Charlie Crist Signs Fla. Tuition Increase.... Proud to be Helping Floridians.

N.Y. sen. says he has the votes on same-sex marriage

Tell your Senators to Vote YES on S. 982

Nebraska physician vows to keep Tiller's abortion clinic open

Today, we want to send our appreciation and condolences to Dr. Tiller’s courageous colleagues,

Welp, Freepers win this round.

Legal experts believe Franken will prevail at MN Supreme Court

Legal experts believe Franken will prevail at MN Supreme Court

Obama should pay for his own dates! He is living large while we suffer!

Creditors use loophole to seize protected benefits

OK, Quick quiz: What do the following people have in common?

Justice Blackmun

Poor People Should Look for Work Elsewhere - so says Chuck DeVore

Who remembers the name of the guy the GOP used as a speech coach?

California Supreme Court sides with Skank of America on overdraft fees

Hummer bought by Chinese company...

Hotel Rwanda.

Hotel Rwanda.

Have the repubicans have officially collapsed?

Pawlenty won't seek third term

PHOTO: Conservative group doctors Sotomayor picture as Klan member, calls her "whitey-hating"

Nation Ready To Be Lied To About Economy Again

I hope the Tiller family sues the ass off of BIllo, the rest of hate radio and the

WHO says swine flu alert closer to pandemic, spreading widely between people but low mortality still

AGAIN...We don't want the gov't between you and your doctor...LIES!

Oh, the irony! Hummer to be bought by the Chinese!!! NYT

Former Interrogator Presses for McChrystal’s Stance on Abuse

Creepy local anti-choice blogger has disappeared since Tiller was murdered

A Story about Dr. Tiller

Bill O'Reilly hate speech puts Kansas politicians in danger of assassination.

Anyone else feeling a little shardenfreud about a Chinese company buying Hummer?

Bashing Catholicism (and religion in general) is not a very progressive thing to do.

Racist Bigots. It Must Be Something In the Water. Spot The Difference.

Number for top Operation Rescue staffer (Convicted In 1988 Clinic-Bomb Plot) found in suspect's car

AP/GfK Poll shows majority of Americans support Sotomayor

Man Whizzes By Gas Stations With Self-Made Electric Car

This is what the likely Democratic health care bill will look like

Venezuelan Opposition Intellectuals Reject Chávez’s Invitation to Debate

NC GOP getting ready to choose new party chairman

In Soviet Russia, game plays you: Tetris turns 25

Scott Roeder. Let me get this straight....

Ford Motor, Nissan Report U.S. Sales Drops That Are Smaller Than Estimated

If the economy still sucks...demand is way down...why am I paying $2,50 per gallon???

traditional values coalition

Obama Expanding Use of Mercenaries in Iraq and Afghanistan

Obama Nominates Republican Rep. McHugh to Be Secretary of Army

Wingnuts Threatening to Push McConnell Out of the Closet?

Military: Gitmo detainee dies of apparent suicide

Tweety nailing Cheneeeeeeeeeeee again

Good for Senator Leahy regarding Sotomayor...

Pennsylvania Voters To Dem Establishment: Please Let Us Pick Our Senator

The Deadly Toll of Abortion by Amateurs

AlterNet: 200 Executions and Counting: Texas Gov. Rick Perry's Cruel Death Tally

This one might have slipped by: Texas House passes State's Rights Bill.

Proclamation from the President, June is now Gay Pride Month

Doctor shooter had a history of mental illness

Delete..wrong Forum.

Jesus Christ, Steven Biko, Abu Ghraib prisoners, Americans

If slavery were still legal in the US

Governor: Wallet Is Empty, Credit Is Dried Up - California's day of reckoning is here

SCOTUS: Help Expose Filibuster Hypocrisy From GOP “Leadership”

Closing the Benefits Loophole

Senate to convene first-ever hearing on gay immigration equality

Leader of Sotomayor attack is same thug nailed for spying on Dems

VIDEO: Heidi Montag And Spencer Pratt Pray With Mrs. Blagojevich, Support Rod

The Intel-Journo Alliance

George "Macaca or whatever your name is" Allen launches energy propaganda venture

When is the last time the Sec. of Treasury got laughed at in China? Geithner just did.

Hummer bought by Yugo....

Nadler To Hold Hearing On State Secrets

Senators team up to craft new legislation focused on railroad antitrust exemption and reforming STB

As Wildlife Dies, Kenya Considers Pesticide Ban

George Allen launches "American Energy Freedom Center" (funded by ExxonMobil)

GM Exec: Chevy Volt Program Not Affected By Bankruptcy

DUers need help refuting "stimulus requires states to increase welfare rolls"

would someone please explain this to me?

What is an"unsigned opinion"?

Anti-Sotomayor Group: Hispanic Voters “Think Just Like Everyone Else…Not Like African Americans”

Sotomayor gets boost from two conservative judges

North Korean Bush Family is "looking forward"

A mess too big to fix?

New Bill Would Scrap Life Sentences For Minors (CA)

Is DNC giving Franken any money?

* McClatchy:* "Obama Heeded Maliki on Abuse Photos; What That Says for Our Occupation"

The "Pro Life" idiots have expressed their wishes that we not politicize Tiller's murder

7 Year Gitmo Prisoner Found Dead: Gitmo hunger striker down to 86 pounds

Santorum's Dating Advice

Has anyone noticed KOA campgrounds becoming permanent housing??

“Navy Vet Honored, Foiled Israeli Attack” Silver Star for courage against

Wrongly jailed for 27 years - no compensation from state because of drug conviction

Sexual Assaults Up (doubled from last year); Crime Rates Down - Sacramento

Anyone in the mood for some Eminem schadefreude?

(new)'American Girl' Doll Accidently Named After Alleged Eco-Terrorist

Did destroy evidence

Contagious and spreading fast

LifeSite News links Roeder to Army of God

CAPTION (and have some class)

A sign the terrorists have won

Just For Weatherbugs: A Detailed Meteorological Analysis for Air France Flight 447

Digby: Getting Their Backs On The Public Plan

What do you think we would have thought if Shrub had listened to

Judge Who Donated to Norm Coleman Slams … Norm Coleman

Who is the new news guy "Mike Crosser"/sp on Stephani Miller?

Huffington Post: As Chamber Lobbies, Its Paid Expert Says: No Unions, No Minimum Wage Law Needed

Soviet History Buffs: Was Josef Stalin ever a good person?

Humans have always been greedy, but they never convinced themselves it was good. Proves Their War on Terror is Racist

Chase Expansion Will Create 1,150 Central Ohio Jobs

Crooks & Liars Video: Juan Williams shills for Bill O'Reilly over the murder of Dr. Tiller

KO on Rushican filibusters

Eavesdropping Case Tests Obama Vows on Secrecy

GM bankruptcy spurs demand to ‘reinvest in America’


Obama's choice of Sec. of Army (Rep. John McHugh, R-NY) wants to "Change" DADT

Obama's choice of Sec. of Army (Rep. John McHugh, R-NY) wants to "Change" DADT

This Sotomayor "debate" is getting increasingly silly.

Home Again?: A Forgotten Injustice chronicles mass deportation of Mexican immigrants in the 1930s

Tell me what you ate for lunch and Iet's see if it was healthy or not, okay?

Coleman is toast

Is it okay for radio morning show DJs to ask, on the air, if a certain director or writer is gay?

An interesting analysis (Graphic Heavy)

Breaking: Kansas charges Roeder with First Degree Murder, Won't Seek Death Penalty

Breaking: Kansas charges Roeder with First Degree Murder, Won't Seek Death Penalty

Do you belong to a cult?

Earth in 2100

Will the Pro-Choice, Anti-Choice Arguments Still Plague Us in 2109?

I know how to end all war.

Ok two things that people need to understand

Is the U.S. Center Left? Center Right?

The face of a terrorist

Another toon that gets to the core of Tiller's Murder

'California's Day Of Reckoning Is Here'

Rachel is not letting up on these anti-abortion assassins

Tiller friend says death result of 35 years Republican terrorism/fascism

Sources: No 3rd Governor Term For Pawlenty

Abortion. From a Christian perspective.

Roy Blunts wife is being considered for a slot on the upcoming reality show "Real Housewives of DC"

Mercenaries Increase in Number: Obama Now Has 250,000 "Contractors" in Iraq and Afghanistan

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington up next. On Turner Classic Movies.

Tuesday TOON Roundup 2

DA speaking after Scott Roeder arraignment

“Abortion is not a cerebral or a reproductive issue. Abortion is a matter of the heart....

Disgusting, racist Buchanan calls Sotomayor a "quota queen" in his column.

My Wife Just Said Something Very Thought Provoking

Days before murder, ACLJ wins case for ‘Truth Truck' with message: ‘Tiller the Killer gets no peace'

Why GM is where it is today.

if no one disputes cheney's claims, they will become 'fact' to many

USA Inc.

Susan Boyle in celebrity Mental Hospital

AP projects that Chris Christie will win the NJ GOP primary.

Bill Maher 'New Rules': America Is Greedy, Not Good

Play the "You Bet Your Health" game! Try your luck! Spin the wheel like in the Wheel of Fortune

General Motors should throw away all logos except Cadillac and replace them with "GM".

DON'T MISS this next segment of Hardball. Buchanan & O'Donnell - priceless.

A way to fight back

AlterNet: Rick Santorum Offers Up Some Racist Dating Advice

Anti-Gay Marriage Pro-Prop 8 Leader Called For Antiabortion Martyrs

inside the Obama white house ...airing on nbc right now

Case Report about Dr. Tiller refusing to offer an abortion - lack of medical necessity, saved child

Obama’s Army Secretary Pick Co-Sponsored Bill To Obstruct Closing Of Guantanamo

"The only difference between the American anti-abortion movement and the taliban

Child Homicides Increase; CPS Touts Change (Sacramento County)

Skank of America wins in court

lawrence o'donnell...'sarah palin is a joke, romney is a loser'

Americans United Expresses Disappointment Over Court Ruling Allowing Public School Graduations In Wi

Iraq rattled by snakes on a plain

Activist lawyer Susan Jordan killed in plane crash

What's up with the penis enlargement ads on The Rachel Maddow Show?

U.S. Releases Secret List of Nuclear Sites Accidentally

30 Dr. Tiller threads - Anyone want to talk about the two Soldiers shot at a recruiting station?

America's Future Moves Forward

Reclusive JD Salinger sues over 'Catcher in the Rye' sequel

Your friends at the Wall Street Journal want to remind you.....

Mandatory Tuesday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Is google censoring search hits again ("Scott Roeder" image searches)...

Would you support a five percent National Sales Tax if

Ariz. permanently ends use of outdoor prison cells

Ariz. permanently ends use of outdoor prison cells

With the GM bankruptcy, we'll be investing

Beck, King of the Bad Analogy: "It is 'intellectually dishonest' to blame Olbermann for murder"

The March of Folly, Continued

Men Gain Weight During Pregnancy

Crazies, Assassinations, Hate and Immoral Equivalence (Warning Extreme Graphic Content)

Too big to fail.

Too big to fail.

This makes me feel like life really can be beautiful.

Why would a website scrub a story about a bomb threat against Air France, days after.....

O'Reilly Was Not Alone in Targeting Tiller

Dems Secret Leadership Training Pays off big time: Paradigm Shift underway with no signs of slowing

Dems Secret Leadership Training Pays off big time: Paradigm Shift underway with no signs of slowing

Tuesday TOON Roundup 3

Baucus: Obama said to be open to taxing health benefits

Tributes to John Gideon, electronic voting foe and hero for democracy

Tributes to John Gideon, electronic voting foe and hero for democracy

Oh My there's Nancy Reagan holding hands

GM Stockholders Basically Left Empty Handed

No, But My Chef Dad...

Obama picks NY Republican for Army secretary

My Niece Just Gave Birth To A Healthy Baby Boy At 2:38 This Morning

Chicago Cop Found Guilty Of Aggravated Battery In Bartender Beating

Crazy Fundie Alert: AFA says Totally Gay Pepsi advertises in "semi-pornographic" gay magazine

Bush Made 77 Trips to Crawford TX at $226,072 a Pop

I didn't change my values because the person leading the country changed

Is the DOW a big sham? (Bu-Bye GM & Chrysler)

Is it factual to say that there are only a couple of docs in the U.S. performing late tem abortions?

Breaking... Northland Poster Collective to close at end of June (remember the Katrina poster?)

It was five years ago that I had to walk through the protest lines.

Obama sure seems to like republicans serving at the head of his military leadership

Cheney: "there was never any evidence" linking Iraq to 9/11- book shows his office forged evidence

Why Don't MSNBCers Question "Morning Joe" About Abortion Doc Killings?

The Torture Apologia Chart

Why is Cheney suddenly changing his story ??

What the fuck is a Chicom?

"Pro-life" groups: Condemning Dr. Tiller's murder is Not Enough

Wisconsin Republican kicked out of county GOP for criticizing Rush Limbaugh

We Are Homeless now, but NOT Defeated.

Some Thoughts on the Need for More Civility at DU

Look at how this "pro-life" publication reports Scott Roeder's arrest... Calls us "pro-abortion"!

Obama just signed the Reagan Centennial bill ......

is anyone else watching ABC's Earth 2100?

"There is no level of achievement sufficient to escape the stultifying bonds of bigotry." - Herbert

Cheney Led Briefings of Lawmakers To Defend Interrogation Techniques

from AC 360 Blog: Interview w/ woman who had late-term abortion

Crist signs SB 360, aka the ""Katie Bar the Door and Strip Mall Act of 2009."

Should we have a law preventing anyone under the age of 21 being sent into combat?

How many D.U.ers would walk out

Gallup: Obama approval rating averaged 65% in May

Was the downing of Flight 447 a terror attack?

*Ahem* My Bad. Actually No Evidence of Obama Growing the Merc Ranks

Attention Mr. Yukon driver: Please be aware of how far your big-ass side mirror sticks out

Man angry at solicitor fires rifle, hits own car

Ten vehicles that bankrupted GM

Do religious conservatives share blame in Tiller's death? (USA Today)

just ask mourning joe, it's ALL nancy pelosi's fault

Now the right-wingers want to blame military-recruiter slayings on liberals

Now the right-wingers want to blame military-recruiter slayings on liberals

Lesbian Democrat outs three Republicans

How Dr. Tiller's Murder Will Help Bring Us Patriot Act, Part Two (coming soon)

How Dr. Tiller's Murder Will Help Bring Us Patriot Act, Part Two (coming soon)

Please sign this petition to help save Troy Davis's life

What's the best ,cheapest health insurance co.

What's the best ,cheapest health insurance co.

Imagine if Wall Street had been the main line of business in the United States after Pearl Harbor?

Palin spokesman McAllister leaving

U.S. Death Toll Tops 5000

Keeping in mind Air France Flt 447, How afraid are you to fly?

Pelosi said the CIA misled her. Cheney just said that the HEAD of the CIA misled him...

OMG The FBI was called the day before Roeder killed Dr Tiller when he vandalized a clinic

Guantanamo Detainee Dead In "Apparent Suicide"

FOX News: Do You Hold Them Responsible?

Students Aren't Customers; Education Is Not a Commodity

I am SICK of damned Geithner and his f*cking Wall St. tunnel vision

Let's summarize: Three decades of politics in a nutshell.

Someone I know was shot and killed moments ago

Owner pulls gun on would-be robber -- then gives him cash

SF Chronicle: California's unemployment fund short by billions

Chavez attempting to get rid of trade unions

It was two decades ago....

Words Count

Joe Biden Kept Me From Going Home

On the Deschutes NF (Oregon) lookout tower .. #1 (dial-up warning)

The domestic terrorists have chosen their next target!

Cheney is the target for the Psycho Talk segment on Ed Schultz today

Franken Senate Swear-in Pool

Is this the future of food? Japanese plant factories churn out immaculate vegetables 24 hours a day

U.S. bankruptcy filings up 37% last month

Your most profound, life-changing moment (for good or bad)?

The best thing Californians can do right now is to remove Governor Arnold.

GM Reinvention Commercial

Appalachian apocalypse: Controversial Coal Mining Method Gets Obama's OK

Starbucks supes can dip into tips, court rules

The difference between RELIGIOUS and TRULY SPIRITUAL.

Tuesday TOON Roundup 1

Why do folks feel the need to proclaim that they 'personally disagree with abortion but..."

Larry Summers just gave my kid's HS commencement Address

Grand Theft Auto: How Stevie the Rat bankrupted GM

I call BS on the idea of moderate pro-lifers.... like moderate KKK.

N Korea 'names Kim's successor' (BBC)

And Now A Word From Phyllis And Anita

Abortion Facts and Fiction

Now that's kinda strange.

Anyone remember a standup comedy show in the 1990s on network TV

What do you get when you drop a piano down a mine shaft?

I'm really sorry, but I just want to be your friend.

Best advice you ever got from a culling song

Lounge, I need some help..........

The girl who used to live downstairs from me is now an actress


Where is Miss Honeychurch?

Phils win over Pads 5-3, 4th win in a row,

Just read the headline "Obama wants Queen invited" as "Obama wants Queen naked."

Happy Birthday Writer

No , the real question is , can I trust "YOU"

I have no one to play tennis with

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 6/2/09

"Who are those guys?"

Good morning Lounge

Corporate hijinx...

I may need an inexpensive (not a Mac) but effective laptop in the near future. Recommendations?

Millie just killed me a pair of socks

How to find out if you're getting fired or not via instant messager

Get you live streaming music right here.

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Tue 6/2/2009)

The thing about dieting is that it's hard

I'm back in school! :)

***Happy Birthday to: alarimer, Guava Jelly , Sky Masterson, and writer!***

The Update On My Niece's Childbirth

Videogamers! At last a "Rock Band" game for us old coots!

Small business start-up - will cross post in the small business forum

GM sells Hummer to "mystery buyer"

Identify the grammatical problem with this sentence.

OMG do we really want these kinds of toys for our cats?????

do NOT read if you are already having a good day...

I think the customer service rep with my cell provider put me on

Well, this just (what's the word) sucks....Exene..

Smoking bans got you down? Check this out...

Serious question: How to get catprints off of my car?

Where did all the peeps go?

Passive-aggressive or direct approach? Which should I choose?

crosspost from pet forum: seeking copycat psychological advice

More talking, more problems: 'Cell phone elbow' damages nerves


"We don't torture ducks here. You want the house across the street."

Have you ever been Touched By A Powerful Clown?

Billy Bob THorton's daughter arrested in death of baby.

Own a windows smartphone PDA? Preferably one made by HTC?

I'm starving -- can somebody bring me food?

One Miserable Cat. (photos - no grossness, just a little sad)

Tattoo fail!

93 year old man crashes car into Wal-Mart store.

Would the TV series "Antiques Roadshow" benefit


Is Coca Wine the same thing as Cocaine?

Heroin Crooners

I need a head count.

"Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" is on TMC tonight.

heads up, Stripes is on AMC now

I found my tribe.

Dynamic architecture -- high-rise buildings that move

Will Ferrell is on Man vs. Wild tonight.

kitten picture of the day for tuesday june 2

Democratic Underground June 2009 T-Shirt Slogan Contest - Enter To Win Free Stuff!

Something is wrong with my toe.

A little help? DId someone here post a link to a Star Trek parody

The 2009 DU Lounge East Coast Convention

"I'm too rich and famous to be sitting with these people and cleaning up their s*** , my man."

Name your favorite animal movie in which the star isn't shot while foaming at the mouth at the end

I like Vaginas

That Post Shredded Wheat "We put the 'No' in innovation" ad spot fucking rocks

Will Stevie Nicks ever reconcile with her punk sisters?

When Dogs and Kittens coexist...or when dogs give up... *dialup warning*

USA ranks as 83rd safest country. New Zealand is #1, Iraq is last.

Desire is like the Dylan album that never ends.

Who would YOU play in a movie about your life?

Tetris is 25 years old this week

The book "Columbine" by David Cullen.

Today is my favorite mother in law's birthday. We lost her 20 years ago

Today is my favorite mother in law's birthday. We lost her 20 years ago

I like Spanky.

Okay, cat lovers and experts, I need some advice about my latest rescue kitty

I need a head case.

Perfect description of DU-from President Abraham Lincoln

eMusic raises prices as it signs Sony deal (6, 15 or 25 fewer tracks per month, depending on plan)

Okay, lounge, texanwitch and I HAVE HAD IT!!!!!

Good evening Lounge

What Monster attacks you in a SciFi Original Movie?

Haruka !!!! ---- Answer your cell phone now!!!!!

A PSA: Clove flavored milk is not good.

I'm oddly fascinated by this.

LostinVA!!!!!! ----Call me right now!!!!!!

Hey, it's okay for disco to die, but why did new wave have to snuff it?

LA Lakers' Lamar Odom - The Candy Man

I like Virginias

Apes hijacking cars on I-35, and being sexually harrassed (via phone) by Al Franken.

Apes hijacking cars on I-35, and being sexually harrassed (via phone) by Al Franken.

I just asked my wife what day of the week was best for murder/suicides.

Hey clique, answser your fucking phones

CNN - Former W. H. Laundry Staff: Cheney's underwear "terrifying, more skid marks than Indy 500"

I'm heading down to Delaware on Friday night to go drinking with LynneSin.

So apparentely Sherlock Holmes is some sort of womanizing action hero now




Cat servants, check out this awesome pic of Milk-Chan:

This story just freaks me out so much, it's GOING to keep me awake tonight.

Well, I broke my hammer today, and I went up to the hardware store

Random Questions

Caption this photo:

Happy Birthday, Sky Masterson!!!!

Don't call,text,pm,visit, aknowledge,look,speak or do anything to me

Midlo - thanks for calling!

that loud noise you just heard was every freeper's head exploding


Give me some ideas for a good birthday present for a three year old.

I've decided to retire my owls and get a new signature

Who is the real star of Family Guy?

flickr people, how many views does your account have?

Why some people just shouldn't have pets....

“Welcome to the altered state of Druggachusettes!”: 25 notably trippy kids’ shows

Smilies only thread. No text.

I have a Windows VIsta question- ref 34 bit vs 64 bit


This is wierd. I woke up this morning with fuzzy vision.

I Saw My New Puppy Today (Dialup Warning)

Today is National Leave The Office Early Day and Yell "Fudge" at Cobras in North America Day

Anyone Else?

What music have you heard recently?

So that's what gives Red Bull a kick - Traces of cocaine found in Red Bull

Paging Dr.Strange. Paging Dr. Strange.

In light of the murder of Dr. George Tiller -


I'm not giving out my phone number to all ya freaks!

Why does no one sell cool green t-shirts anymore?

Anyone else give money to a pro-choice group as a protest?

Egyptian Man Cuts Off Penis for Love

So who should play Wonder Woman?

I like reading Richard Scarry books with my kid

Really REALLY random questions.

Really REALLY random questions.

Any Adam Lambert fans?

Nobody ever calls me!

behold the power of the three wolves...

Post here if you just don't "get" Bruce Springsteen

Is there anything good on TV anymore?

Patti Blagojevich ate a tarantula.

Best Fast Food Cheeseburger and Fries

Peanut butter is bad for your health.

** Official Lounge Census 2009 **

UF***BELIEVABLE! Teh PMs! Sweet Zombie Jesus!

Australian trainer sorry for threatening minister with severed horse heads

heads up, Stripes is on AMC now

"Bands back then had their own sound, now its all manufactured crap."

Hey,sniffa?answer your fucking phone.

Midlo -- Call Haruka's cell now!!!

Want to feel good for a couple of minutes? (Super incredible Beatles vid)

Who is in this "clique" that seems to be all the rage these days?

Explain to me again why left vanguard cadres aren't seizing the means of production

Support team one, call me in 5 minute intervals on cell phone "B". Thanks.

Need a pickme up? Try this one on for size. It made my day.

My dear sweet puppy Max is gone.

Hey that MTV Eminem Bruno crap was all a hoax

June T-Shirt Slogan Contest is now open in GD

I just ordered a TV-B-Gone, for FOX News quarantine enforcement.

"Inside the White House" Web-only Videos.....

Obama's BBC interview(video)

CHENEY is now surely past his 'sell by date'

Boston Globe: Liberal Groups Bolster Obama Healthcare Plans

CNN: Judge's ruling could reveal Gitmo secrets in late July

Michelle Obama, 2016

After Watching the Right's Reaction to the Murder of Dr. Tiller...

The Puffington Host - The many versions of Arianna Huffington, and their consequences.

The President's schedule in the Middle East/Europe

Economist Michael Hudson on the Obama-Geithner bank bailout: "The Oligarchs’ Escape Plan"

Kate Michelman writing in Salon: My Friend George Tiller


Ruh-roh....Conservative Leader call McConnnel "Limp-wristed" on Sotomayor

A Plan To Bring All U.S. Troops Home from Iraq This Year: Release the torture photos now!

Tim Pawlenty: "I will not Run for Third Term"

PHOTO Egypt steps up security

MUST READ: A 3rd-grader's bio on Dick Cheney!!!!

Sen. Sessions: "It was a delight to talk to Judge Sotomayor. She is bright, impressive, and

MN-Gov Pawlenty not running for re-election

Byrd's condition a guarded secret

Obama to Name Republican N.Y. Congressman (McHugh) the Army Secretary

Watching Friday's KO review of Limbaugh

Watching Friday's KO review of Limbaugh

PHOTOS Cairo Ahead of The Visit

Olberman revealed last week that one of the interrogators used a sugarless cookie to torture

Majority of Americans Want Sotomayor Confirmed (sorry Tancredo, Newt, Rush, and Hannity)

Al-Qaida (joins Mittens Romney) criticizes Obama's upcoming Cairo speech

Dr. Dean coming up on the Ed Show (MSNBC)


ABC: Schwarzenegger called on all of his powers of persuasion?

"'It’s Joe Biden. The next time I phone you, take the damn call.’”

VA-Gov: Deeds Surges in New PPP Poll

Sen. Burris' 'Extraordinarily slim' chances

To bad we can't do a campaign to tie FOX as a major player in Tiller's death.

Talkingpointsmemo's Josh Marshall: Bad News for Franken?

'Suicide' at Guantanamo

Levi: "Sarah Palin knows how to throw a fake smile and look happy!" LOL!!

Jill Biden speaks at GLSEN Respect Awards


Out of the Torture Photo Box

Obama's LGBT Pride Month proclamation...

Pawlenty just disclosed that he will not run for re-election!!!!

Sotomayor: The 'Radical' Who Isn't

Remember George W Went on Vacation while.....

Relative and veteran to join Obama at D-Day event

PA-Gov, PA-Sen: Corbett and Specter Lead

U.S. Muslims Seek Policy Initiatives in President’s Cairo Address

Obama's NBA prediction: Lakers in Six

Americans Favorable View of Powell; Thumbs Down to Limbaugh & Cheney. No Front-runners for GOP 2012

NY--23 McHugh to be named Sec of the Army

Typical. The Jake Trapper - Matt Sludge Tag Team: "The Emergence of President Obama's Muslim Roots"

Sotomayor's pre-confirmation approval rating

Oh My God, Tell Me This Is A Good Sign

Dianne Feinstein signals satisfaction (with Sotomayor) on Roe v. Wade

I'm part of the Choir

Michelle Obama and Nancy Reagan to lunch on Wednesday

PHOTOS The VP in New York

Obama aims to repair U.S. image in Muslim world (during trip to Middle East)

Al-Qaida criticizes Obama's upcoming Cairo speech

Aragorn for NY-23!

Obama and Nancy (PICS)

Cairo University Prepares for Obama

Something Not Often Discussed, President Obama's Effect on Al-Qaeda & Terrorism Recruitment

“The Legal, Moral, and National Security Consequences of 'Prolonged Detention'”

PHOTO Caption it?

Freeper-bursting-time: "I think the American people continue to love all French things."

2009 New Jersey Primary Election Updates

When a party becomes irrelevant, it focuses on things like trips to NYC

Future Governor Michele Bachmann? She is on Fact-finding Mission in MN

Taxing Health Care Benefits: How Awesome Is That?

PHOTO Caption it?

A big thanks to jefferson_dem for the excellent posts!

A big thanks to jefferson_dem for the excellent posts!

PHOTOS The President and Nancy. No, no, not Pelosi.

The simplest solution to the "detainee torture photographs" question

Head Of Anti-Sotomayor Group: Hispanic Voters “Think Just Like Everyone Else…Not Like African Americ

Evidence Leans Toward Bush/Cheney Torture Conspiracy

Christians suck. They're all right wing nuts and if they aren't then why don't they speak out?

One thing that worries me about president Obama: I keep seeing pictures of him,

Obama hopeful on Mid-East peace (BBC interview)

Fox "News" -Clinton a liar- try to split Dems- book to be sold

Obama Says U.S. Could Be Seen as a Muslim Country, Too (updated)

I want to see a Star Wars -II,-I, and 0, all about Palpatine.

Thank You Hillary Clinton: She Helps Bring Back Home Abducted American Child

Alright, my friends. You MUST email Time magazine and tell them they are endorsing murder!!!

250,000 Military Contractors Now Deployed in Iraq/Afghanistan: 23% Iraq & 29% Afghanistan Increase

"Countdown" #1 rated cable show for 18-34 year old at 8:00pm for May!

Obama's new Army Secretary supports changing "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"

DON'T FORGET: "Inside the White House" special on NBC at 9 p.m. tonight!

Your Idiot Media: "Obama keeping up with Bush's reading pace?"...

K&R to oppose any tax on healthcare benefits!

Liberal groups bolster Obama healthcare plans

PHOTOS The President, The Sculpture

PHOTOS New Official Photos (June 2) - Beauuuuutiful!

Biden speaking at Corzine campaign headquarters in West Orange.

Your thoughts on the TOWNHALL Sotomayor/Obama cartoon

The financial crisis has been averted! Things are looking better all over! Wall Street is happy!

PHOTOS Obama attacks reporters at White House

PHOTOS I know the feeling - frantic, last minute spring-cleaning & odd jobs when a visitor is due.

U.S. combat troops to leave all Iraqi cities

L.A. mayor is dating local newscaster

Obama hopeful on Mid-East peace (BBC interview)

Pak exchanged N-tech for N Korean long range missiles: US

Cheney Says There Was No Iraq Link to 9/11 Attacks

Salvador leftist leader sworn in

Former Interrogator Presses for McChrystal’s Stance on Abuse

Legal experts believe Franken will prevail at MN Supreme Court

G.M. Sells Hummer but Does Not Name Buyer

Charges against Cyril H. Wecht to be dismissed

AP source: Tentative deal struck for funding war

Exclusive: Former CIA station chief & current CIA officers challenge claims torture thwarted attacks

Senate to convene first-ever hearing on gay immigration equality

More Americans turning to Peace Corps (officials credit the "Obama effect")

Blagojevich trial may happen by April, federal judge says

Pending Home Sales rise 6.7 percent in April

Two discussions will debate religion, homosexuality and the merits and failings of conversion therap

Ex-Pink Floyd rocker wants Israeli wall down

UK troops kill 'dangerous' Taliban leader

Severin expected to apologize as he returns to airwaves today

Sources: No 3rd Governor Term For Pawlenty

BNP eyes 'seismic' breakthrough

President Obama to nominate Republican Rep. John M. McHugh

Poll: Cuban Americans support Obama's Cuba plan


U.S. army announces 25 (U.S. soldiers have died in Iraq) casualties in May

Schwarzenegger: 'Our wallet is empty'

George Allen returns, tries to counter Democrats on climate

Ottawa introduces bill allowing victims of terrorism to sue

Guantanamo Yemeni 'kills himself'

Obama: Iran Has the Right to Nuclear Power

Gibbs: Army Secretary Nominee Favors DADT Change

U.S. combat troops to leave all Iraqi cities

Senator Says Gay Marriage Bill Will Pass In New York


Walmart workers, community and labor supporters demand right to union representation

Alberta passes law allowing parents to pull kids out of class

Pakistan court orders militant leader's release

China blocks Twitter, Flickr and Hotmail ahead of Tiananmen anniversary

Court skeptical of Norm Coleman's arguments

DHS names key cybersecurity staff (ex-M$ exec)

Cheney Led Briefings of Lawmakers To Defend Interrogation Techniques

I'm not part of the choir any longer ... Obama's recent boost to The War Machine has lost me.

Attempt to smuggle 120 tortoises (threatened) foiled in Poland

General Sanchez: We Asked For Help On Interrogations, But "It Didn't Come"

White House frames health care as economic problem (Baucus wants to tax HC Benefits)

Mohawks protest arming of guards at border

Tiller family: No plan to reopen Wichita clinic

Al Qaeda deputy criticizes Obama's Egypt trip

Air France Flight 447 Status Update 3: Metal Debris Found

Michigan feels brunt of GM's bankruptcy - State hit with 7 of 14 plant closures

Former SBC officer says Tiller murder answer to prayer

Most Americans against closing Guantanamo: poll

US business bankruptcies rise 40 per cent in May

Prince Charles to attend D-Day ceremonies in France

"Huge growth" in Rachel Maddow Show ratings for May

Chris Christie wins N.J. GOP gov. nomination

Few US employers see hiring recovery in '09

U.S: Gitmo detainee dies of apparent suicide

Baucus to Meet With Single-Payer Advocates

10,000 bees crowd wing of plane at Mass. airport

Pawlenty To Retire

Obama said to be open to taxing health benefits

Roeder charged with murder in death of abortion provider Tiller

Suppressed images don't show rape, official says

Obama makes nice with Nancy Reagan

Chinese Company Said to Be Buyer of Hummer

In Online Slip, Nuclear Sites Make Rounds

In interview with French TV, Obama says Americans love all things French

Starbucks settles sixth complaint (in 3 years) of violating worker rights

Bank of America wins appeal on overdraft fees

Jimmy Carter: Bushco lied about Iraq & made a "horrible mistake abandoning Afghanistan"

Long-time progressives Pearl Jam rock Conan's first Tonight Show

Mountain Top Removal in Civil Court Day 1 June 1st

Michael Moore's Thoughts On GM's Bankruptcy

Climate Denial Crock of the Week - Don't it make my Green World Brown

Glenn Beck: It's Glenn Beck: It is "intellectually dishonest" to blame Olbermann 4 murder of soldier

Geithner to China Do Everything Necessary & WH Answers Rumors about China's Possible Interest in GM

TYT: Megyn Kelly Is Ready to Take Over Fox News

87% of U.S. Counties Have No Access To Abortion Clinic -Maddow

Heh heh heh heh heh...I think we'll leave that judgment to history.


Susan Boyle Semi-Final Performance

Chris Matthews calls out GOP for criticizing Obama's NYC outing...

Sotomayor Visits Hill

Sen. Robert C. Byrd fiddles on The Grand Ole Opry (Get well wishes for my senator!)

Connecting the Dots on Anti-Abortion Extremism

Respect NY 2009 Dr. Biden

President Signs Bill Honoring Ronald Reagan's 100th Birthday With Nancy Reagan

Santorum gives Obama advice for date night-take her to a bar and have a shot

Obama: "The thing we can do, most importantly, is serve as a good role model."

Kucinich on Saving the Auto Industry

Dr Warren Hern, close friend of Dr Tiller: Assassination "not the act of a lone, deranged gunman"

Rachel on the Growing Radical Dangerous Anti-Abortion Movement

Obama On The Raiding Of GM Pensions To Pay Banks

Ed Schultz on Obama

TYT: Great Interview W/ Labor Union Rep @ AFN Conf. (Failing Dems? Fox News? & More)

Iraq Commander Gen Sanchez Calls for Truth Commission

Olbermann Calls for Quarantine of Fox News Hate Speech

TYT: Dr. George Tiller and Bill O'Reilly (Cenk @ Take Back America conference)

Howard Dean talks Health Care with Young Turks Cenk Uygur

Bill Hicks on pro-lifers

Holbrooke to Visit Pakistan, Focus Is Refugees.

The state of San Francisco nonprofits

NYT Editorial: Murder in Kansas

Where is 'pro-life' in Kansas killing? (Arizona Republic)

Is Halliburton Forgiven and Forgotten?;How to Stay Out of Sight While Profiting From the War in Iraq

200 Executions and Counting: Texas Gov. Rick Perry's Cruel Death Tally

Asia Times: Monetary folly oils oil gains

Stuck at Guantánamo, Uighurs demand freedom (Miami Herald)

The 'New GM': Layoffs, Factory Closing, and Offshoring

How safe is your GM pension? -- Susan Tompor, DetFP columnist

The Notion George Tiller: What If?

George Tiller needs more than candlelight vigils

Alleged secessionist charged with gun, drug charges (Seattle PI 31 May)

Don’t Assume Tiller’s Killer Acted Alone (Washington Independent)

Bob Herbert: The Howls of a Fading Species

My friend George Tiller

Analysis: As US Harps On Settlements, Israel Aims To Boost Russian Ties

US Feds May End Up Owning CitiGroup

Robert Parry: The Intel-Journo Alliance

President Obama nominates Republican John McHugh for Secretary of Army

Senator Sessions asks colleagues to quit calling Sotomayor a racist and promises a fair hearing

The Matter With Kansas (Judis | New Republic via NPR)

He Kept Us Safe (Except When He Didn’t)

Hypocrisy, thy name is Mel Gibson

HuffPost: Treasury Toxic Asset Program Rife With Conflicts Of Interest

They're Not in Your Club but They Are in Your League: Firedoglake at the Libby Trial

The White Stuff

Former U.S. commander in Iraq calls for truth commission (CNN)

Dan Rather Does Guantánamo (NTY Observer)


Robert Fisk: Most Arabs Know This Speech Will Make Little Difference

Part One: Cdn/Us Healthcare

Guantanamo’s closing is crucial (Tucker |AJC)

Banks can collect overdraft fees fr government benefits deposits

Ralph Nader and Labor Professor Harley Shaiken Discuss the Bankruptcy and Future of General Motors

Our Economy Is Going to Keep Tanking Until We Stop Shoveling Billions to Rich People

Why I am pro-choice.

Assassin part of shadow anti-choice terror network

Who is Andrea Lafferty? Religous Conservatives, Block, Obstruct, Filibuster Judge Sonia Sotomayor

Religious School Grads Likelier To Have Abortions

The Racists Around Us

Doctor’s Killer Is Not Alone in the Blame, Some Say

Case of Tortured U.S. Citizen Tests Obama Administration on Human Rights

Close to the Edge, A Country Without Pity

TPM: Wecht Charges To Be Dropped

Why the murder of George Tiller is terrorism

"The F Word: Who’s Dismantling GM?" (the 31 Year Old Kid?)

cheney: "there was never any evidence Iraq was involved...

Americans ‘Don’t Care’ About GM, Bankruptcy-Stung Detroit Says

Geithner in China: ".assets are very safe" - laughter

Police state is the wrong venue for Obama's speech (Robert Fisk)

Dean Baker: Economic Recovery is Wishful Thinking

Commencement Address to the Class of 2009 by Paul Hawken

Betty Bowers Explains Traditional Marriage to Everyone Else

FIDEL: "Applauses and Silences"

VENEZUELA Hits Back at UN and OAS on Media Attacks

CORREA Forecasts end of OAS and Promotes Group of Rio

Why Are Cubans Losing Access to Instant Messaging? CDA Asks Treasury to Investigate

Wheel Summer Dispatch: Exploring Religion and Reconciliation in Cuba

Pro-Israeli org. invites participation in June 3 conf. call re: Iran/Venezuela/Latin America

Miami sees boon, some threats, if Cuba embargo ends

VENEZUELA Takes Legal Action on Media for Calling for Assassination/Murder of Deputies

Venezuelan Opposition Intellectuals Reject Chávez’s Invitation to Debate

Poll: Cuban Americans support Obama's Cuba plan

WASHDC: Fri, June 12: Panel on "Cuba: Past, Present, and Future"

Assassination Plan Against Chavez Detected, Causing Suspension of his trip to El Salvador (SP)

HuffPost: Freedom House article, "Chavez Launched Autocratic Blitzkrieg" (responses requested)

The Who-Hit-Johnny on Today's OAS Mtg. - Clinton Says No Consensus on Cuba

DrumBeat: June 2, 2009

Why rising sea levels matter

I found this instance of Human Rights Watch trying to manipulate the media

Scientists track penguin poop from space (CNN)

Power Surplus to Aid Homes (weak demand)

In India, Bucking The 'Revolution' By Going Organic

In the fast growing biogas market,DSM acquires Biopract .

NRDC once again forced to go to court to keep Executive Branch from slaughtering wolves

Old Wood Is New Coal as Polluters Embrace Carbon-Eating Trees

JUNE 5-6: Wake and Funderal for Father Jean-Juste

TX Legislature Dumps Solar Incentives; Solar Firms Preparing To Shift Mfg. Plant Plans - NYT

Goodbye, GM

Corporate Average Fuel Economy & Effect on traffic safety (From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia)

Will Nuclear Fusion be a Safe and Viable Source of Renwable Energy?

Cboy! Put down that phone! Now!

Forget B-Roid. Pat-roid (Danica Patrick) admits she would like to take PED's!

The embarrassment in Miami continues: Marlins beat first place Brewers in front of

I hereby invite both Cboy and Upton to my annual Thanksgiving brunch

Pressure on Pats' O-line to protect rebuilt Brady

Since attendance is of utmost importance, then riddle me this batboys...

ESPN2's French Open coverage.....Why don't they join it live in the morning?

Final section of Tiger Stadium to be demolished.

Nats beat Giants. There you are. nt

GM bankruptcy may affect Nebraska parts plants

Today in labor history June 2 First strike in America over wages 1786

Mobilize for health care this Saturday, unions urge

NYT: G.M.’s New Owners, U.S. and Labor, Adjust to Roles

Unions laud Pawlenty decision not to run for third term

Wal-Mart workers to rally Thursday in St. Paul

Unions Target Wal-Mart (picket shareholder meeting)

HartMarx workers (makers of Obama's suits) win court fight to keep jobs (won't be be liquidated)

‘Card check’ remains on table, Senate leader of free choice battle says

Healthcare 101 - The republicans are misleading the nation

Cigarettes Without Smoke, or Regulation

Researchers race to strip stem cells of cancer risk

trouble with 'Cervical' in Scotland

Drug hope for advanced melanoma (BBC)

If we were to get single payer, what would happen to all the outstanding medical debts?

Better Running Through Walking

Real lives and real life

Politics & Other Mistakes: Out of the closet

Group to out signers of anti-gay petitions

Do you think this is an example

NH gay marriage advocates hope to celebrate

On Becoming a Civil Rights Movement - by David Mixner

Senate to convene first-ever hearing on gay immigration equality

Gibbs: Army Secretary Nominee Favors DADT Change (The Advocate)

Ruby-Sachs: Chicago Mayor to Appoint a Homophobe

Opinion: Daigle: Obama and the Theory of Berthas

...the merits and failings of conversion therapy

Do you ever wonder when people say...

Pride t Work: Tell Congress: Keep Our Families Together!

New GLBT March on Washington DC - save the date

"If you can get past the gay jokes. . . "


Title: They're Breaking the Law — and Getting Away With It

Facebook Group Forms To “Kill Out Dem Batty Man”

Suppose a state decided "that people cornered in their homes must surrender rather than fight back"

(UK) Academic union slammed for boycott call

Israel and U.S. Can’t Close Split on Settlements (NY Times)

Roger Waters says "Tear Down The Wall"

The Racists Around Us

Most Arabs Know This Speech Will Make Little Difference

Democrats to Obama: Ease pressure on Israel

Ex-Pink Floyd rocker wants Israeli wall down

“Navy Vet Honored, Foiled Israeli Attack” Silver Star for courage against

Reagan Did It

"Plan to Buy Banks' Bad Loans Founders,"

Federal Reserve Has No Idea Where $1 Trillion Went.... MUST SEE

Worse Slide Story

Discover just shortened the pay period

The Waterfall

A few from the trail

This is for Tindalos who says "More is good" - Sunlight - cacti and a few more Chihulys

MobileMe test

Marigold fun

Water lily

Interesting analysis on possible contributing factors to the Air France 447 tragedy

Chimp-Made Toolkit Most Complex Ever Found

"Having been there and stood on its surface, I can tell you that the Moon is a dead end for NASA"

The North & South Nodes: Our Soul's Messengers

Okay, I think I'm starting to figure out the weird energy in this house we moved into

Guilt is another form of fear.

Amazing UFO Contact by Greer and CSETI

incarnated angels and starpeople

May I ask for some psychic (or otherwise) impressions on a work issue?

George Tiller's church releases statement

Separation of Church and Delusions

what is this religion?

Leadership Changes Announced by the Center for Inquiry

Church of Sweden Elects Lesbian Bishop

What if someone had a list of names allegedly inspired by God?

Evangelicals vandalize 250 year old Catholic statues in Brazil.

Bashing Catholicism (and religion in general) is not a very progressive thing to do.

I used to believe that highly religious people are *better* than the rest of us.

When's the last time there was a post on theology in here?

Wisdom in a Cleric’s Garb; Why Not a Lab Coat Too?

I got all excited

What do you think of those silicon pastry brushes?

Chicken Under A Brick

Help! Cleaning an oven

U.S. Effort to Reshape Schools Faces Challenges

"Sometimes the line between open-mindedness and ignorance is blurry"

I heard it was happening, but couldn't PROVE it until today. Reverse chemtrails.

Rick Siegal Files Lawsuit Against 911 Mysteries Sofia Shafquat

Now here's an interesting thread.

Candlelight vigil for Dr. Tiller - Austin 6/4

Pretty funny video daughter found it.

Judge rules wife should care for ailing Peter Falk

Harkat lawyers accuse officials of conducting illegal raid

Over 2,200 gay couples tied the knot in Quebec between 2004 and 2008