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Archives: June 27, 2009

Argentine Man Is Said to Be Source of Sanford E-Mail

Bugliosi Vs. Lifton – A Critique of Bugliosi’s Critique of “Best Evidence”

Duke University official charged with offering 5-year-old boy for sex

We need to rework the lyrics to "Girl From Ipanema" to help out the songsters among us.

NPR should spend more time debunking right wing tax exempt 'think tanks' a'la Heritage Foundation!

NPR should spend more time debunking right wing tax exempt 'think tanks' a'la Heritage Foundation!

Models of Earliest (Camel-Pulled) Vehicles Found

A New Way to See Ancient Athens

Anybody have the roll call yet on the big climate change bill,

You Never Give Me Your Money.

Health care questions for your legislators

Ancient river found beneath the Channel during Olympics survey

Oldest known granaries found near Dead Sea

Let's see what's making the headlines today....

FOX News: "Michael Jackson 1959-2009" (IT'S 1958 YOU IDIOTS!)

What I have learned thanks to pro-Empire Republicrats on DU. A tribute.

What did you lose?

Bank Bust Friday: Saturday Hangover Edition

Michael And Elvis

Who remembers watching SOUL TRAIN?

Little Hope for G.O.P. to Support Health Bill

Members of House FSC snapped up or dumped bank stocks as bottom fell out of market

Right Wing Terrorism Watch - Feds do searches against white supremacists around the country

This went by my house yesterday.

US Announces Shift in Afghanistan Drug Policy

Freepwad madness: Obama had Michael Jackson killed

GE CEO Jeff Immelt: Businesses Spending Money To Preserve The Status Quo Is ‘Just Lunacy’

SC Governor's Argentina Trip Raises Questions(More Shoes to Drop)

Language Change Can Be Traced Using Gigantic Text Archives

Whose death, Princess Di or Michael, affected you more?

Computer Failures Are Probed in Jet Crash

So Lindsay Graham has given Sanford his full support

Stiglitz is on WJ right now

Steele: I ‘just need to learn how to shut up and listen.’

AWESOME! My local paper printed my response to a letter to the editor!

msnbc is now the national enquirer

U.S. Attorney Firings 'No. 1 on the Hit Parade' at House Judiciary Committee

Obama administration planning to fund groups that support Iranian dissidents

One hurdle down for climate bill, 60 more to go

New Border Fear: Militia Violence

Michael Jackson's celebrity suicide

Iraq opens fields; Exxon, Shell seek foothold

Most memorable music video of all time?

Michael J. Took a Trip to Heaven Today!!

Closing the ‘Terror Gap’ on Gun Purchases

Shhh: Don't tell Limbaugh MJ was addicted to Oxycontin.

Which singer/band (past/present) has you rushing to turn the radio OFF? ie You don't like 'em much.

Town in Missouri to pay $2.4 million in Taser lawsuit settlement

Taken For A Ride

What the Latest Polls Show on Health Care

Gov. Rell Signs US Senate Vacancy Bill (surprise move)

Could Cap and Trade Cause Another Market Meltdown?

No more of this... I am serious, If I have to go to DC and pull you two over

No more of this... I am serious, If I have to go to DC and pull you two over

Neocons Salivate Over the Chance for Another Middle East War

Dave Zirin: DC Metro Crash Exposes Funding Strikeout

Sacramento's "Thriller" Co-Star Mourns Jackson

Elton John to release rewritten version of "Candle in the Wind" for Jacko

Elton John to release rewritten version of "Candle in the Wind" for Jacko

US appoints envoy to Muslim world (a woman! )

This just in...

Just what Obama promised: A dialogue with Ahmadinejad

Hariri designated as Lebanon PM

Turn on CBS now - Coulter defending Sanford

List: Imprisoned Iranian Journalists and Politicians (In English)

Bust a Cap for Jesus......

One Laptop per child policyfor developing countries is mostly a failure

In a tiny village on the VT Canadian border, Ethan Allen lays off 238 workers

Sounds like Gomer Huckabee is ready to begin the Shock and Awe on Iran to liberate the protesters

GM, GE pick Michigan for manufacturing facilities (new small car)

Stone Age flutes found in Germany (UPDATE)

Pied Piper of the Clown Troupe

Corporate America to Americans: Stop Saving Your Money...Spend...Spend...Right Now!

What happens to the Beatles songs now?

Fan falls from Busch Stadium upper deck

EMT rapes drunk woman in Emergency room

From the "Don't Know Whether To Laugh Or Cry" department

Rapture Ready thoughts on Michael Jackson.

Naked (Repub)Ex-mayor Arrested at Campsite

Legislation seeks to restrict use of credit reports in hiring

Job seekers: Rep Susan Davis needs a staff assistant from San Diego for the DC office

Job seekers: Rep Susan Davis needs a staff assistant from San Diego for the DC office


He missed his childhood and now he’s gonna miss his old age.

Michael Jackson and acquitted conduct

CREW filed complaint against SC Gov. Mark Sanford with SC Atty General and State Ethics Commission

Jackson’s tour to become tribute concert

Iranians Deserve Our Solidarity

Which is your favorite Michael Jackson?

Iraq secures cities for US exit

You keep trying to throw Sarah Palin against the wall and she won't stick

Does the Obama Admin New Financial Regs Bring Back the Glass-Steagall Act of 1933?

If Michael Jackson had gone to jail in 2005, He would probably still be alive.

If Michael Jackson had gone to jail in 2005, He would probably still be alive.

Bank Closings

The many faces of Wacko Jacko

I would like to address all those in the SC GOP who say Sanford is embarrassing SC

S.C. Democratic Party calls for investigation

Inquirer: Saudis helped finance and arm Somalis that shot down Black Hawks.

Media should be clamoring for Limbaugh as expert on what it feels like to be addicted to Oxycontin

A rabbi's article on how he tried to help MJ (very, very sad )

A papal encyclical by Benedict, not unconnected with this economic abyss we are looking into,

Nice Cartoon about the Iranian "Elections"

Is it the Pinot or are these FR threads on Sanford hilarious?

Jesse Jackson Says Family Wants 2nd Autopsy

This genious says there is no Global Warming...

"fan" response to my criticism of Hurt Locker

Iran Pledges a 'Crushing' Response to US Critiques

Michael Jackson: the child star haunted by fame and scandal - UK Guardian

Michael Jackson: the child star haunted by fame and scandal - UK Guardian

1,500 dancing Filipino inmates paid tribute to Michael Jackson

A few questions for Rush Limbaugh:

In Vermont, you can obtain reasonably priced or free healthcare insurance through the state

Democrats to begin primary reform effort

Census Bureau: We’re Working With Bachmann To ‘Explain The Rules Of The Census’

Yet Another Reason Not To Buy 'Made In China'

Woman sentenced for role in last year’s Klan killing

Amazed at the businesses shutting down here in Texas....

VA leaves veterans lingering as unprocessed claims tops one million

I have just one question.

Did you know that Jermaine Jackson and Randy Jackson each has

A Long List Of FOX D's

Lord Jesus, we beseech thee, smite Rush Limbaugh...

How could John Conyers not know that his wife was taking bribes?

How could John Conyers not know that his wife was taking bribes?

Cloud discussion

Naked ex-mayor arrested at campsite

Joe The Wingnut Welfare King Plumber: "Why hasn't (Chris Dodd) been strung up?"

U.S. base camps in Iraq built on uranium dumps?

AlterNet: Rating the Greatest GOP Sex Scandals of the Past 20 Years

Arab world mourns Michael Jackson

If we DO adopt China's idea of a "super currency", on what should it be based?

PHOTOS: "Hitler's Stealth Fighter" Reborn

Russian Trans Woman Murdered By Her Boyfriend

Thirsty work: grandma, grandkids selling water at intersections

For those following persiankiwi on Twitter....he/she reportedly arrested

I doubt Jenny Sanford wants your pity...

Iran makes it clear that we need a "ham radio" network of wireless communication

Who's crazier? The church that tries to 'exorcise' homosexuality or those who would defend it?

123 (One hundred and twenty-three) Republican cheaters & hypocrites

Ann Coulter tells O'Reilly that Tiller wasn't murdered, he was "terminated in the 203rd trimester"

Disinfo campaign by 20 Corps Members-blaming levee failures on Citizens of N.O., used racial slurs

Is Billy Bob Thornton a Democrat?

"Al Gore: US climate change bill a 'good start' "....

Estonia Health Care system

Political Shifts on Gay Rights Lag Behind Culture

Florida and Cuba DUers - time to get ready - Invest 93L

South Carolina Dems call for Sanford investigation

Outrageous Welfare Queens

State(NC)GOP vice-chair refuses to answer allegations about his Ph.D., diploma mill

Police: Man Deposits Pot, Cocaine At Bank

Swedish health care

CNN is reporting that the family of slain Iranian protester Neda has been forced from their home.

CNN is reporting that the family of slain Iranian protester Neda has been forced from their home.

When the hell are we going to get a decision from the MSC??

US pastor opens church to guns (BBC)

Siegelman, Minor & Other Targeted Democrats Were Not Forgotten in D.C. Today

Laura Bush speaks out on Burma (CNN) {Well, I'll be ...}

Damn you Michael!

Man accused of using casket sans cadaver to smuggle marijuana in Dallas

US prosecutors to target Madoff's wife and sons

Has anyone seen Michael Jackson buying a taco in Lake Havasu yet?

Another Republican Caught Misbehaving

do you think they want to cure cancer?

Iran’s Excellent Primary Health Care System

Who else is looking forward to several years of MJ custody and estate coverage?

Rush has a new job with the Repuklican Steering Committee (not for weak stomachs)

Conrad Murray is my doctor

Sanford sought permission to visit lover...from his WIFE? WTF?

Anyone here helping out at NedaNet????

Business Idea-Green Lawn Mowing Service

Three "celebrities" died this week..

I am flying for the first time in years - what happens if you are on a no-fly list

Please check in here if you're still looking for a job.

Re: the stupid "Obama isn't a citizen" nonsense

Matt Taibbi On Cap & Trade

Corporations to Americans: Haven't we brainwashed you enough?....Stop saving and go shopping...NOW

My Verizon wireless broadband down for 48 hours .. just came back up.

If and when Pete Seeger dies

Question about Canadian health care.

"Genius in the Bottle" - Good "MoDo" is in this Sunday, exposing Mark (or is it Marco?) Sanford.

White House denies indefinite detention order

What will Cap and Trade do to Manufacturers

How will you be celebrating July 4th?

Anti-immigrant militia faces slay charges

White House Weighs Order on Detention - NY Times

This is not a Mourning Late Celebrities post

Sunday TV news shows

Protesters break into Iranian embassy in Sweden

Fact checking Randi -- 60% of people are already on gov't health care?

Madoff reduced to nothing (CNNMoney)

US excited to have chance to play Brazil in final

US excited to have chance to play Brazil in final

Landlords loosen pet policies during recession

Calif. Man Working 3 Jobs Wins $39M Lottery Ticket

The Emperor's Seven Signing Statements

Oldest human settlement in Aegean unearthed on Limnos island

The Corporate quotes

The Corporate quotes

Kucinich explains why he voted against the "Clean" Energy and "Security" Act

Michael Jackson’s death

PHOTOS Today (June 27)

There's ALWAYS room for bacon...........

They say Obama is starting to stumble. The hell he is

Analysis: House vote may spur energy revolution (Updated)

Authoritarian Regimes Censor News From Iran

The World's Largest Fossil Wilderness

Germany’s Health Care System: It’s Not The American Way

A little help on government programs?

How did your rep vote on the House climate and energy bill?

Grief is fine. The 24/7 media circus around Michael Jackson, I would call exploitation.

Grief is fine. The 24/7 media circus around Michael Jackson, I would call exploitation.

Jackson, Simpson, Blake, Spector I

I dislike Scott Simon. n/t.

Today in Bush's Presidency (2001-06-27)

Crackdown Drains Iranian Dissidents

persiankiwi is okay, has new account

Did toxic chemical in Iraq cause GIs' illnesses?

The girls of Gen X say goodbye to favorite Angel

Elephants in Disguise - pics

FRank Rich: 40 Years Later, Still Second-Class Americans

Let's Aim For Mars: Commentary by Buzz Aldrin

The VILLAGE VOICE raids its archives for Michael Jackson coverage and

The Most Dangerous Sport: Cheerleading

Ahmadinejad is just like Sarah Palin

That nasty email claiming bill passed that would give SS to 'illegals' making the rounds again - pix

US Is One Of Only Three Developed Nations Without Universal Healthcare For All

Here's the list of misbehaving Dems accidentally labeled Republicans by FoxNews.

Does album sales/air play/concert attendance = talent or greatness?

How San Diego's Reps Explain Their Votes on Climate Change Bill

Kucinich votes against climate change bill

Ex-Mayor (R) in Georgia Arrested for Nudity

One person who should NOT get custody of the Jackson children:


NEW USA Tee! (Wear your pride made in the USA!)

Would our Canadian members and those from countries with universal health care...

Today's "Bizarro" cartoon

Myths VS. Facts On the American Clean Energy and Security Act

Go piss on somebody else's grave! (not Michael Jackson's, please)

Priceless: 'English-Only' Supporters Hold Conference, Can't Spell 'Conference'

Why I just had my head in the giant tamale pot

join the Border Patrol and you can go all over people's private property at will

The tragedy of Chávez

Photos of stunning, rare cloud formation recently seen around the world

Paul Krugman: Supports Cap and Trade as the better option over a Carbon Tax...

Micheal Jackson , even if the allegations against him are true

Does anyone remember when the Afghan Freedom Fighters were the medias cause celebre?

The difference between single payer and a public option/private hybrid

Taiwan Takes Fast Track to Universal Health Care

Strengthen Society, ... Bring Back The Draft.

Japanese Pay Less for More Health Care

Heath Care System Of Finland

Healthcare Rally - July 30th - Support Healthcare Reform!

Intriguing study links childhood abuse to cancer

If it came down to a compromise- Single Payer VS allowing War Criminals to go free?

Easy help for achy hands

Health care: World, please shame us, humiliate us, treat us like a 3rd world country.

Russian Health Care System

About Michael J's true devotees....

A Child Molester, if the Allegations Against them are True,

How Much Do You Pay For Health Insurance?

comic book artist detained at airport for script on government overreaction to... terrorism:

comic book artist detained at airport for script on government overreaction to... terrorism:

A (National) Moment of Silence for a Child Molester?

Michael Jackson: secret library of 100 songs could be released

Heathers at the New York Times continue their assassination of Farrah's memory

Current GREATEST thread on DU, with 95 recommendations...

Capitalism is breaking my heart

Where is Rupert Murdoch's birth certificate and why does he get to fuck with my government?

This is not meant to slam anyone.

Australia: Labor moves to shut down remote Aboriginal settlements

South African rapist: 'Forgive me'

My daughter is going naked for another month.

Have a Chase card with a good payment history? You're about to be screwed.

"We Didn't Start the Flame War" Funniest thing I've seen in a dog's age!

Which do you prefer: the perfect or the good?

If I ever belittle someone's grief because I have such an inflated opinion of myself ...

Gov. Gropenfuhrer: My Way or the Highway.....Do What I Say or I'll Terminate California

Iran’s Second Sex - By Roger Cohen (NYT) Again... Wow !!!

Is Thom Hartmann the best progressive radio talk show host?

If you're SICK of the MJ coverage, let's talk Health Care :)

Al From admits DLC decided in effect to make the Democratic party neutral.

Greeneville TN Police: KKK's racist fliers on black homeowners’ doorsteps is protected speech

Torture, Civilization, and the Need to Hold Torturers Accountable

The Healthcare System of Saudi Arabia

Joe the Plumber, dumber than a whole crate of rocks

Factory food: The cheap, mass-produced food we eat is killing our environment, our economy — and us

Lyme discoverer Willy Burgdorfer breaks silence on heated controversy

Why Do Atheists Have to Talk About Atheism?

Should poli sci classes follow an ongoing campaign and grade students based on who they support?

I think it's time for all of us to take a step back from the brink.

First thing I rem knowin; was the washin whistle blowin

My boss told me today as he left the office......

I wish Letterman wasn't pre-tapped, he'd say something insightful about Jackson

True Love: 5 Years have passed and you still find the same things funny

"Gone Too Soon"

So I'm filling out my facebook profile

Jarvis Cocker of Pulp disrupts a Michael Jackson performance

After this week - with the news the way it was, I think we need some comfort. Watch this BRIEF one.

Still sad. Had to post this. It's Michael, you've been warned. BEAUTIFUL.

"Strychnine"- The Sonics

Anybody ever use careerlink?

I think Elvis died

I don't care for Jesus

I want a companion in life who's just like my mother and my aunt, amalgamated.

Abe Vigoda to dance at

Embarking on the adventure: (dial-up warning)

God's busy right now...

So I'm really depressed, worried about money and not having a job

Whose death, Princess Di or Michael, affected you more?

List famous people who went on a "downward spiral"

PSA: Time Machine Cheat Sheet

I'm feeling good. So I'm gonna give the Lounge a little love tonight....

My last poem thread Saturday 6/27/09

CNN BREAKING: St. Hubbins speaks out on Tufnel split: "No, we, we shan't work together again"

On my way to the House of Blues

Led Zeppelin - Thank You

So I am thinking about The Thundercats....

Only in Florida: Michael Jackson's death sparks Florida bus brawl

Sea Animal Popularity Contest: walrus vs. sea-lion vs. seal

List non-famous people who went on a "downward spiral"

I have another mouth to feed.

What happens to the Beatles songs now?

Hitchcock day on TCM

OK, this has got to be one of the strangest set of public service videos

I'm using BitTorrent to download something legit, that I PAID for, and it still gives me the CREEPS.

I have to post this: Dancing Filipino Inmates' tribute to MJ:

A cell phone for traveling USA to Canada

What's for breakfast DU?

It's 33 hours to Texanness!

DEADLINE post-it stop motion

What do you sleep in?

I vow never to post another RickRoll ever again

The Sky Masterson third (one time only) daily Poetry thread break.

Happy Pride Week all you Rainbow People!!!

rubber cement

Here is yet another foodstuff that will speed my demise

Do you think technology has made cheating more common?

Who here thinks they are better than their parents

Is it possible to have "Too much Pasta"

Man o man am I geeking on that Grizzly Bear song Cheerleader

I vow never to write or say another bad word about Britney Spears ever again

Holy sheep shit.

This guy likely had a tough time with the week's news:

List famous persons who DID NOT go on a "downward spiral"

I am no longer seeing my Bible. I am drawing my strength from the Mistress.

What Is Your Favorite Room In the House?

Any WILCO fans in here? WEBCAST tonight!

The funniest ad to click on

Red meat and anxiety and hot flashes

Anyone purchased prescription drugs online?

The BlueIris Semi-Nightly Poetry Break, 6/27/09

When you post how do you get some of your words to show up in bold?

Obama, Ahmadinejad in a cage match.

wow, what a game- cubs sox. woohoo.

When buying a car

Transformers: ROTF (Revenge of the Fallen)...what say you (possible spoilers)

I wonder if there are any serious poems about Nantucket?

A poem, by request.

So, what's this I hear about Michael Jackson?

A Daisy A Day

The past month or so has gone by in a manic rush for me

I'm trying to convince my husband that we need a new Prius

Senior Living...

I just had a pretty good dream...

The Ugly Shoe Thread II

*******HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Left Is Write!!*******

Kitten update

Does anyone have any Kitten Pictures? I have a couple..

I've been on facebook for a half an hour and I'm already bored

Two of the most gorgeous orange tabbies you'll ever see.

A crusty man becomes perfect mentor for boy dealing with amputation

Should I go out for ice cream?

ccharles000 Appreciation Thread.

I am so fucking sick of eating sandwiches for dinner.

Tenn. couple accused of assault using Cheetos

Which is your favorite Michael Jackson?

What is your favorite Messier object?

One funny thing about the reporting of Michael Jackson's death.......

You know how Timmy fell in the well and Lassie saved him? (Dial up warning**)

It's almost the half-way point of 2009. Do you have a favorite 2009 albums list?

Sci Fi channel changing name to Syfy on 7/7/09

What was your first car? Can you post a picture of it?

Is there a song you like by a group/singer you typically hate?

Once you go black, you'll never go back!

For What It's Worth

New "ugliest dog in the world" champ

What is your CURRENT car?

What is your favorite element?

How does one become a technical writer?

I'm going to take a moment to count my blessings. Anyone want to join me?

Any shrinks out there? I have a question.

Don't Fuck with Lightning

Boxing cat

Don't pay the ransom! I escaped!!!

How do your pets handle the Fourth of July noise?

So I rescued an old cat today (more paperwork than buying a car), and it won't leave me alone.


My night to cook: spaghetti carbonara, baguettes, green garden salad. Will I be ON TIME with dinner?

Once again, let's play NAME THAT 70s OR 80s ROCK/POP SONG LYRIC!!!

The Ten MostGross and Disgusting Celebrity Deaths

What is your favorite elemental?

I just had to share: Maggie goes for a tricycle ride:

Greatest Female Rocker of all Time?

This book pissed me off.

What Do You Do To Stay In Shape?

How many 90-degree and above days have you had this year in your area?

Who here no longer opens graywarriors never ending thread because it crashes their machine ?

on appreciation/vibe posts

Any DU'ers in NYC.. my documentary will be screening at the NewFilmmakers Summer Festival 2009

Inglis to GOP: ‘Lose Stinking Rot of Self-Righteousness’

Iran's president lashes out at Obama - "Didn't he say that he was after change?"

What a lame denial by the White House of the Washington Post/Pro Publica story

Hagan (D - NC) Continues To Be Key Obstacle To Public Option In The Senate

Second of two segments of me on FNC Bulls & Bears this morning, this one defending pensions

"We are surprised at Mr. Obama," Ahmadinejad said. "Didn't he say that he was after change?

Sunday News Shows - (Axelrod, Sebelius, Susan Rice, Krugman, Sarah Silverman!)

Obama on a wire

Just heard Paul Krugman on NPR talking about the climate bill...

Sununu decision coming next week

Does anyone else think that things are ever really going to change?

Obama urges HIV testing

First of two segments of me on Fox News Bulls and Bears this morning Re: Unions & Natl Healthcare

Frank Rich: 40 Years Later, Still Second-Class Americans(LGBT)

MoveOn watching Hagan's health

Fell for a Hoax...sorry...

Chief Justice wrote of limits to Jackson acclaim

White House Is Drafting Executive Order to Allow Indefinite Detention of Terror Suspects

Japan, Korea debate exit strategy amid recovery

Conyers guilty in bribery case (John Conyer's wife)

Michael Jackson's death sparks bus brawl

US Announces Shift in Afghanistan Drug Policy

Nato resumes Russia military ties

Anti-immigrant militia faces slay charges

G.E. Is Building a Center for Research Near Detroit

Loyalist paramilitaries give up weapons in N.Ireland

Iraq (parliament) debates worsening security

Schumer, Graham: Restrict electronics sales to Iran

Ruth Madoff forfeits asset claims, left with $2.5 million

Walter Cronkite's Family: "He Is Not Expected to Recuperate"

'Hacktivists' take up Iran fight as streets quiet

Iran's president lashes out at Obama

U.S. reverses Afghan drug policy

Search ends for Air France dead

Madoff ordered to forfeit over $170 billion

Ninth Victim Found In Okla. Crash Site (Semi slammed into cars stopped for accident)

Obama Seeks Input on Classification of Records

U.S. Economy: Consumer Spending Rises as Incomes Gain

Health-Care Activists Targeting Democrats

Report: Hospitalized Iranians seized

Reports: Boy should stay with Brazilian stepfather

Africa alone could feed the world

FDR Funeral, 1945

The Obama Girls ARE Off Limits

Climate Denial Crock of the Week - This Year's Model

Michael Jackson Sings solo Background

New Rules From Bill Maher For June 26, 2009

Torture Nation Los Angeles

HCAN Rally DC Speeches Part 1 - Sen. Chuck Shumer

pt 2 - On the Edge with Max Keiser - 'China and America becoming a casino-gulag of forced gambling'

Weekly Address: Opening the Door to a Clean Energy Economy

TYT: Limbaugh Blames Obama For Mark Sanford's Affair, Cenk Reacts

TYT: MIchele Bachman is at it again

pt 3 & 4 On the Edge with Max Keiser Catherine Austin Fitts; 'Goldman's crimes may spark revolt'

Gibbs on DADT (talks around the issue)

Michelle Bachman - Choose Liberty or Choose Tyranny

We Are the World

Walk For Health Care Chicago Launch 6.27.09

Jackson's Australian confidant speaks out

Coca-Cola's Troubling History: Drug Addicts, Nazis and MLK's Condemnation

Your Money or Your Health

Mika Brzezinski's double standard

Time Magazine Rushes out Jackson Edition

Friday Muppet Blogging...Christy Hardin Smith (Firedoglake) MEMORIES...!

Here goes another one.

Iraq Set to Seek Foreign Oil Bids

Life in Oz

Techies live under Pink fear (India)

SCENARIOS: Post Kim, how might events unfold in North Korea?

Frank Rich, June 28 NY Times: 40 Years Later, Still Second-Class Americans

GE's Immelt says U.S. economy needs industrial renewal

Palin hits back at 'malicious' photo....

Remind me: Which political party is "decadent" and "sick"?

Real Time June 26 Maher/Stone Pt 1/2

UK 2080: Age of the killer heatwave because climate change means our summers will soar

China Reports 66 Percent Drop in Plastic Bag Use

From a Theory to a Consensus on Emissions

Krugman: Temperature trends

UN human rights expert condemns child ‘slavery’ in Haiti

What's actually in Waxman-Markey?

Introducing The I-House - a new pre-fab, affordable green home.

DAS spied on HRW director and church (Colombia, Uribe's intelligence service)

Wednesday article Bolivian paper,"Cambio," mentions U.S. activist Hugo Acha, again,

BOREV: "Terrible, In-Respectful Colombian Kid Caught on Tape Dissing URIBE to his Face!

HAITI: Lavalas Closes Door on Elections - disaster for Pres. Preval

NARCOSPHERE: US Drug War Money Funded Peru Indigenous Massacre

Africa alone could feed the world (crosspost)

Check out the CSM drivel on Chávez that Cali posted in "General Discussion"

Biofuels could clean up Chernobyl 'badlands'

"If I don't get it all the first round" group..need to grow a pair

Obama should be challenged in the 2012 primary

David Gregory has tantrum; angry with Scarborough and Stephanopoulos; MTP's ratings on a free fall

The "better than nothing" crowd doesn't seem to get how it actually works

Birther has Obama Kenyan "Birth Certificate" auction on eBay

Progress going unnoticed .. Obama hamstrung the auto companies

How would you interpret this quote?

Obama Issues Signing Statement On War Spending BIll

"A lot of people walked the plank on a bill that will never become law,"

Why do we assume Obama will want a second term?

When I get angry about people saying bad things about our President and when I don't

A little spicy but definitely not sweet

Baseball Scores: Night of June 26

Fan falls from Busch Stadium upper deck

Washburn in the Dodgers future?

Starting grid for tomorrow's 2009 Lenox Industrial Tools 301:

Albert Pujols is good

Los Gigantes' Brian Wilson blows save, Zito watches in horror

Today in labor history June 26 “Wobblies,” was founded, unions become legal in the US

Minnesota Congressional leaders help launch major trade reform

Violence in Harrisburg: 11 shootings in 18 days

A day late...

Here are some real life stories that back up the need for universal health coverage

From the Desk of Health Care Advocate Mr. Samuel K. Lipari

The 'Rare' Disease That Isn't

Animal fats pancreas cancer link (BBC)

Kentucky pastor welcomes guns in church

Going It Alone When Buying a Health Policy

Want to Stop Israeli Settlements? Follow the Dollars.

Home invasions and self defense.

23 Haredim arrested at protests over Jerusalem parking lot

Israel threatens church convents with self-demolition

Uh oh... Police chief and 91 officers detained in Mexico

Gunfire kills 7-year-old girl in KCK just after 3yr old.

Assault Weapons are NOT machine guns. Heck they're not even assault rifles.

Bank failure list tops 45 (CNNMoney)

Veggie Garden Porn.....XXX......Season 3...(Very Graphic)

The Great American Bubble Machine

" Money isn't metal or paper. It's TRUST"

Rhythm and I just finished watching "Milk" again.

So--last night I got my pony.

Frank Rich: 40 Years Later, Still Second-Class Americans

Beware the U.S. Christian Chamber of Commerce

Japan wants to abolish cash. Do you realize the implications of this???

Irony alert: Obama to ignore law he doesn't agree with

NYT article: A Ham Radio Weekend for Talking to the Moon

Numpty Physics: An Addictive Crayola-istic Puzzle Game!

Photos of stunning, rare cloud formation recently seen around the world

Light goes out on solar mission (BBC) {Ulysses}

What the Energy Bill Really Means for CO2 Emissions (TIME)

Cloud clue in space blast mystery (BBC) {Tunguska event}

Explosive embossing copy protection to industrial goods

I had a wonderful phone call this evening

Big Dreams

I think I have house brownies/faries/elves.Need help locating husband's glasses.

A quick thought about supplements, do you think this is possible?

While testing my digital recorder to go on a paranormal hunt....

There is something going on with me that I can't explain.

Two Weird Little Stories

I'm wondering if we need to develop a new moral code?

What to call someone who hates gays?

What if student work were posted online and everybody could post comments?

Bugliosi Vs. Lifton – A Critique of Bugliosi’s Critique of “Best Evidence”

Anyone in Houston I wanted to let you know about "Drinking Liberally Houston"

Anybody else watching the freakshow on MSNBC? (ITV interview on MSNBC)

Omg!! BoA Kwon Comes to San Francisco!