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Archives: June 7, 2009

"Bi-partisan healthcare reform" is an oxymoron.

Pres. Sarkozy > Prez O:

Ha-Ha! Ape study traces evolution of laughter

Fox Nation and pointing guns at black people

Veteran detective's arrest in 1986 killing stuns the LAPD

(Israeli) Settlers preparing for war, says Shin Bet chief

Prepare to be sicken: Another Racist Forum

WJ this morning - should the Chrysler-Fiat Deal be blocked?

Democracy..., democracy; don't talk about democracy.

One thing struck me about Obama's cairo speech.

CPD Officer convicted of "pummeling" female bartender for not serving drinks: Claimed self-defense

article NYT compares the past of Sotomayor and thomas.

Maybe we could send these stats to Congress. Maybe then it would sink in.

Colbert to be Guest Editor of Newsweek (check out the cover)

Media exaggerating on # of people at parade w/Palin

Election Law Experts Agree: Norm Coleman Doesn't Have A Prayer

Man Accosts Federer on Court

What the new Jim Comey torture emails actually reveal

High-Priced Media Campaign That Iraqis Aren't Buying-Many in Baghdad Dismiss Effort as US Propaganda

Mistah KURTZ asking, "Can you draw a line from" O'LOOFAH's attacks on TILLER & incitement

The complex life of George Tiller

Iraqis Detain 5 Americans in Baghdad

Richard Shelby is not smart

GEM$NBC is repeating A Day in the Life of the President

A British academic wants to reawaken us to France's heroic wartime sacrifices

At what point does a Congressperson understand that they'll be voted

Parents rammed cars into burning day care - Mexico

Jobless man threatens to set himself on fire

The radioactive cheese grater

A summer health reminder: Don't forget your sun screen!

Did Grassley Steal His 'Hammer' Line From The Closer?

Bill AYERS on In Depth (CSPAN) for 3 hrs. This is just info.

Compulsory insurance can work

Compulsory insurance can work

Key Figures in Global Battle Against Illegal Arms Trade Lost in Air France Crash

Hey Zonies, important links over in the AZ forum for you! Check it out and act!

NewsWeek article on soldiers who love the battlefield is concerning

Wild Shootout Kills 16 In Mexico's Acapulco Resort


Gingrich: Americans ‘surrounded by paganism.’

Year of the Hungry: One billion people will go hungry around the globe next year

Agent Provocateur

How would you convince a Congress critter or candidate for public office ...

France gets it's Obama moment

Progressive Caucus Lays Out Principles for Public Health Plan

Progressive Caucus Lays Out Principles for Public Health Plan

Lebanon County Democrat Examiner: The Employee Free Choice Act will help workers

Wal-Mart workers attend union rally in Dallas

More bodies are surfacing, focus on Airbus speed sensors

826 posts!!

Nine more police killed in Amazon protests

High-speed rail: Biden praises Midwest plan to enhance passenger train system

Shootout Kills 16 in Mexico's Acapulco Resort

Some militants respond positively to Obama speech

GM Introduces New 200(9) Line Of Layoffs

Here we have the ticking time bomb scenario.

Aurora, Colorado tornado

Aurora, Colorado tornado

Just watched "Swing Vote" FIVE Stars

Wrong turn in Europe? (to the right)

you bet your health

Chrysler's Plan? Send Pay and Standards Down the Drain


Great Gifts For Fathers Day From USA Coffee Company! (all made in the USA)

DADT vs The Obama Nation

DADT vs The Obama Nation

Catholic columnist: homosexuality = eating disorder

Marine recruiter arranges for 2 potential recruits to have sex with a 14 year old

Quite possibly the most imbecilic LTTE I've ever read:

In need of creative ideas or a patron...

IBM TV advert about the world working smarter... they give the inference America's health system is

Obamas take in modern art in Paris Sunday

William Blum: The Great, International, Demonic, Truly Frightening Iranian Threat

Free Pass for this administration on Iraq-Afghanistan policies?

Michigan shifting on gay marriage

Airbus SUCKS. Boeings are more robust

Speak well of your enemies...

Whale Wars Series 2 is Back (Sea Shepherd) - Los Angeles Times

Chinese have Nagin 'nockin back noodles,'steada gulpin' gumbo.

WaPo's Milbank: bittersweet call for journalists to stay the course

Dateline/nbc has a report on tonight about Iran and it's current.

Congressional Black Caucus backs public Medicare-like program

Palin Lifts From Gingrich in Anchorage Speech

Caption this

Caption this

A Heartbreaking Choice - late abortion realities

there's a blubbering fat-assed out of office republican on my teevee

In honor of Dr. Tiller, I am donating 500 bucks to Planned parenthood. How about you?

I'm trying to wrap my head around this David Carradine thing

It is long past time for Universal savings / retirement accounts.

Obama with foreign leaders: All business, all the time

Give Roeder his CPAP machine, for pete's sake....


Dissecting the Mainstream Media, Part 3-Gang Pressure (Sibel Edmonds)

Where are the bees? I have bunches of perrenial flowers, vegetable

The HORROR!! Obama bows to a FRENCHIE!!!

Inhofe "doesn't know" if Obama "sides with the terrorists."

Let's give the Republicans the credit they deserve.

Would you like some GMOs in your coffee? (F**king Monsanto)

Irked Grassley Tweets Vacationing Obama, "You Got Nerve Sightseeing in Paris"

"The Law Of Love"...

"This Child Will Be Great" by Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

March of the Greens? Final Voting Today!

Been living in a dark pit, I suppose

#67 to Tiger

Private insurance companies push for 'individual mandate'

Wonder if this has anything to do with the Fundy-nuts disdain for our union auto companies?

House passes paid leave for some new parents

Another unfair article about the UAW. Barrons. "The UAW can't Lose."

Check out this BS: Growing Momentum of GM, Chrysler Boycott

‘Bogus’ Profit: Bank Profits Get Fatter With Accounting Rules Masking Looming Loan Losses

Salon: The post-inauguration edition of odd things conservatives believe about Obama.

Roeder warns of more planned violence

Don't call them pro-life - call them anti-choice.

WAPO: Lebanon Retains Coalition Leadership

The Nation: Time to Break Up the Banks

Does Education Pay?

The importance of helmets.

Small business owners: who is your target demographic?

British far-right party wins seat in EU parliament.

did they say how or where Dr. Tiller was shot? One bullet--I was out of the country when it happene

the trials continue for those arrested during the RNC in St. Paul, MN

Why do you think the Republicans and Nazis both hated unions?

Why do you think the Republicans and Nazis both hated unions?

Riyadh Shows First Movie in Decades

Two commericals I never thought I would ever see...

NBC's Inside Iran. Did they mention the 1953 coup?

AFSCME (1.6 million members) Urges Senate to Confirm Sotomayor

"For What It's Worth:" PLEASE READ and respond:

“Regular Guy” Hannity Smears Public School Students – Again

Toronto Star: Public health care worth saving

'Global warming is baloney' signs ordered down at Burger King.

Waiting for Janet Napolitano's statement regarding Scott Roeder?

Shakira’s Children (Shakira focused on early childhood education from NYT Magazine)

The prescience of Alexis de Tocqueville.....

The prescience of Alexis de Tocqueville.....

The Stark Healthcare Plan (AmeriCare) - Anyone Know Much About It?

A Note To The Democratic Party From A Democrat Who Thinks In Washington State

Should COBRA insurance be outlawed?

PBS: Pope John Paul II: A Saint for Our Times . .. !!! Whaatttt????

How a college graduation gift can cost you your job

Microsoft CEO Ballmer Threatens To Move Microsoft Out Of The US....

Decatur, Alabama newspaper weighs in on Siegelman case

Left-leaning parties fare poorly in EU elections.....

Christian Martyr Movement Leader Blesses Gingrich, Lays Hands on Huckabee (Lou Engle Prop8 supporter

Forget FR. The real imbeciles are at

Fla. mulls empty homes ( and cruise ships) as storm shelters

65 years ago we began the final push to end German fascism. Thank the FSM that this bunch

The Reagan Trajectory: How's That Workin' For Ya?

ND see first snow fall in june in 60 years

Crazy Arnold's Going-Out-of-Business Sale: ALL CALIFORNIA ASSETS MUST GO !!!!!

Man Allegedly Rapes Girlfriend Live on Webcam

Tonys: Best Revival (West Side Story vs Hair) .....................

Tonys: Best Revival (West Side Story vs Hair) .....................

I expected the economy to be worse by this time.

For Many Workers, Fear of Layoff is a Big Motivator.

I have a real problem with the Weather Channel's Vortex 2

Obama's climate guru: Paint your roof white!

Year 2000: 1900 Ladies Home Journal Predictions

I'm watching the doc "Enron: Smartest Guys in the Room" and the segment about.....

More on the death of Dr Tiller. He was truly PRO-choice ALL Churches on High alert today

these "preborn" fundy nuts are just fucking crazy...they are saying good things about roeder

I found this on my community forum bashing conservative attitudes, just beautiful

In Iraq, Colbert Does His Shtick for the Troops (NYT)

In Iraq, Colbert Does His Shtick for the Troops (NYT)

Several bodies found from AFFt447

Alaskans Think State Could be {North Korean} Target

Rosie O'Donnell ...........

1998 St. Pete Times expose' on Bushes. Plus 2007 call from PBP to investigate Jeb and Lehman Bros.

U.S.: Union Busting Getting Worse, Study Shows (THUGGISH ATTITUDES COMMON)

Kucinich works to reduce asbestos exposure in developing nations

Glenn Greenwald: What the new Jim Comey torture emails actually reveal

Dueling Pipelines - American-backed Afghanistan route (TAPI) vs. Iran's "Pipeline of Peace" (IPI)

BREAKING: Rob, Arnie, and Dawn In The Morning Show Change Of Heart - They Have Capitulated

BREAKING: Rob, Arnie, and Dawn In The Morning Show Change Of Heart - They Have Capitulated

Active media complicity in concealing that our Government created a systematic torture regime

On Being a Preemie Parent (Recovering)

Prison blues: States slimming down inmate meals ( no breakfast for ex.)

"subjects of every state ought contribute to.. the govt..proportion to their respective abilities"

Chameleon Gingrich: Sotomayor's not a racist, but a racialist

Chameleon Gingrich: Sotomayor's not a racist, but a racialist

Do You Give An Inmate A Medical Device That Runs By Electrical Chord & Has A Long Hose?

What Do You Think of MSNBC's Show To Catch A Predator?

Cheney must end reign of destruction

Wells Fargo Targeted Black Folks ("Mud People") For Subprime Loans ("Ghetto Loans")....

Michael Lewis: Wall Street Made This Mess And Is Making Fortune Cleaning It Up (VIDEO)

Smirking Chimp Website: Down Until Monday Morning

LA Times: Trapped: It's hard to get a job if your credit is bad

Roeder says his cell is too cold and he needs his sleep apnea machine

Robert Parry: 119 Million Americans Must Be Wrong

Busting Open the "Christian Nation" Myth

“We are going to spend the rest of our lives if necessary passing medical care." LBJ

'Cap and Save': The Growing Drumbeat for Pay Limits at the Top

Gingrich cheated on and then divorced his cancer ridden wife.

OBAMA: "It's Time To Deliver-Health Care Reform-Is Not A Luxury"

The more I think about Dr. Tiller's murderer

20 month old baby dies after drinking drain cleaner, 14 yr old mom & 19 yr old dad were making meth

Just in case you haven't heard: Nutro brand cat food recall

Military-Backed Public Schools On the Rise In The U.S.

Did sexy movie bombshell Megan Fox just insult the GOP base?

British Jobs for British Workers?Labour & BNP Slogan. Result UK has now elected 2 dirty Nazi MEPs.

17 bodies now retrieved from Air France crash site

Parents commit suicide to be with their son who passed on

DJ Jazzy Jeff walked off stage in KC last night rather than change the kind of music he was spinning

Why do people travel to different countries and openly complain? It drives me NUTS!

Phill Kline sent out a letter begging for money 4 days before the assassination of Dr. Tiller

The true unemployment rate is closer to 16.4%

I took Amtrak from Detroit to Chicago this weekend....My train was 45 minutes late.....

What a glorious day in the wilderness for a linear regression problem or two!

The George Tiller Memorial Abortion Fund Has Been Established

The 'Death Tax' Scam

Japan has a nuke event - in one of the quake areas

Don’t expect DEA raids on N.M. medical marijuana dispensaries

Don’t expect DEA raids on N.M. medical marijuana dispensaries

How did 100,000,000 women disappear?

Good grief: "Alternative medicine goes mainstream"

Good grief: "Alternative medicine goes mainstream"

Good grief: "Alternative medicine goes mainstream"

Florida now may ship prison inmates to other states.

The Binary Fallacy and the End of Both Parties

R You Wet?

I almost got into a fight last night... uh.... yay me.

Dogs at work does your employer allow them? I was at my husbands business last week painting my

Remember my cousin who I had the Sarcoma walk for?

So.. DU in China.

I ran across one of those "comparison" guys the other day

So my cat jumped on my wife's face in her sleep the other night.

I've had a doozy of a day.

So has anyone noticed that MrCoffee

*Sunday funnies*- Kelly Pickler on Ellen's show (3:30) Hilarious

photobucket question

a test

500 miles



sorry, last test

A couple of poems written by truckers

So Long ~ See Ya Next Time ~

Chimney Sweep's Scrotum, Bagpiper's Fungus, Cobbler's Femur: "10 Bizarre Job-Related Illnesses"

Holy ZEUS!1 TBS has unaired episodes of Just Shoot Me on right now!1

I predict ice hockey will become the dominant sport among cultural liberals...

WARNING: Viewing pic may result in AWW overdose

Rat Pack - Birth of The Blues

I would greatly appreciate it...

I need to stop buying songs from iTunes or I won't be able to pay for food.

So Im at work......working a day tour

Best American Thomas The Tank Engine narrator.


I'm going for a run. Save my place for me, will you?

I'm going for a run. Save my place for me, will you?

How gay are you?

Any DU'rs live in or near resort areas where there are "summer people?"

Lissen up, people. This is the last time I'm gonna say this.

They just called for a tornado warning nearby.

*******Happy Birthday to cwydro's mom (83!) and Prisoner_Number_Six (54!)*******

Moving/Yard Sale is over~~Success!

I won a waffle!

If These Walls Could Speak

CLANG ... anyone with less than 100,000 posts is still a newbie

What is your "safe word"?

Bellydancing can be dangerous, it seems...

My neighbors already think I'm nuts because I use a push reel mower

Large picture of grasshopper

YouTube: B.B. King with Shemekia Copeland, "Every Day I Have The Blues" (David Letterman)

OK, Loungers, place your bets . . .

some random art, as per request

one last test

I Can't Stand Kids. Yuck. Yech. Get Away From Me!

The men each drank a couple of beers before the accident, they said. . .

I'm at 28000 posts! W00t!

My video of Yosemite waterfalls

I have a caulker.

photobucket cleaned out!

What's for dinner, DU?

Have any of you gotten this warning from Facebook?

Numb Nutz!

And the award for best/worst green-screen performance

Has anyone here read Thomas Wolfe's Look Homeward, Angel?

It is a cloudy day in Ohio today...

I got to go to the circus for my birthday

I am thinking about seeing "Drag me to Hell" is it any good ?

Is feeding your pets a "big production"?

wait ... pets need food ?

Does anyone,not like pizza?

leash your fucking big dog you dumbass neighbor

How do you feel when you realize that you've misundrstood what you've seen?

Monumental Fail

Leaving Iowa because you disapprove of gay marriage?

I bet CaliforniaPeggy Loves Pizza !

kiitteah picture of the day for sunday june 7

The piss-ant "business center" in my hotel in Sac blocks Facebook but not DU!

Fondest and most creative threats

i just got john mayer's "Where the Light Is" live album

Man, the Calvin and Hobbes thread brought a childhood memory flooding back ....

anyone up for a SCAVENGER HUNT?

Does anybody know anything about the website "Tagged"?

Entry level fork lift operators at GM make $80K/year.

There are kids playing outside and it never fails

You may remember DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun from a wedding I attended:

Olive Branch

Peter Gabrial ...... Don't give up

I have been arguing with my daughter

"Fat Whistle Boy" is the phrase for today.

Calling out is against the rules but I don't really care...

I succumbed and watched "Twilight" last night.

What's the best way to jerk a chain?

WARNING: Viewing pic may result in WTF overdose

AALette, honey, time to go to sleep

"Where do you find these things?"

Happy Belated Birthday Mrs. Grumpy!!!

My age is only divisible by itself and 1. Am I in my prime? n/t

Alfie reversed .....whoa

Listening to Ambient Radio on Pandora...

What do you generally bring into a bar to protect yourself?


I'm about to scarf down some freshly picked green beans...

What's the best way to jerk a chicken?

Burned Maine Topless Coffee Shop Seeks Donations

I may have to commit a crime . . .

Celebrities whose death made you say : "good riddance"

What Firefox add-ons do you use?

I have a telephone interview tomorrow @ 11am anyone

Memo to all my Facebook friends: I've been prohibited from posting

If Sinatra were still alive, I'll bet he could kick EACH and EVERY one of your ASSES.

I finally got around to watching Wall-E

Any physiologists/trainors, exercise experts here? I keep hearing two opposing "truths."

When did cable networks start showing the same movie on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night?

Does anybody else iron anymore?

Rats! I was supposed to cook dinner tonight

826 posts!!

Bill Ayers (Yes, THAT Bill Ayers!) on BookTV right now.

Cat food recalled (cross post from GD) Nutro

do all the DU men think President Obama is a good looking guy??

Ladies and Gentlemen: If you are going to dress immodestly, exposing skin and all else,

Flying to Europe - Question

this was how I spent my weekend

HEY birthday alert!!

The RetroLounge Daily Poem Thread (Sat 6/7/2009)

Love her or hate her, Britney Spears teaches us what we should already know at this point

What songs from 80's should should be heard in the 2080's

What songs from 80's should should be heard in the 2080's

Just got back from an evening at Medieval Times

The Mister and I are dining this evening Chez Midlo al fresco.

After 9 1/2 years I finally agreed to get married.

OK, Indianapolis or Cincinnati? If you had to relocate for a

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning)

Windows Photo Users......a question?

USB Turntables to convert LPs to CDs or mp3?

Hey LostinVa, heads up


I won a raffle!

My Grandmother died tonight

My first post-separation reality check.

Name some obscure musical royalty from your area

do you love your mother?

I'm looking for a beautiful,inexpensive place for a vacation-any ideas?

I am compelled to clear up some inaccuracies concerning user names.

That darn cat!

Post a Calvin and Hobbes strip

We rescued a critter today!

Jack Nickolson's controlled meltdown

Anyone hate working out/Diet Advice?

Thank You D-Day Veterans, Thank You America, Thank You Canada and Thank You President Obama

Facebook DUers - please vote in this poll -

Kristol & Krauthammer on Fox News Sunday: The Audacity of Nope

Obama aide: Criticism of Sotomayor 'kind of a sideshow'

Netanyahu Plans Major Policy Speech On Achieving Peace With Palestinians

Heads-up! C-SPAN to replay President Obama's Cairo Speech at 10:30 a.m. ET

NYT Editorial: Congress, the Banks and Derivatives (Or, "The Banks Run the Place")

Some People Say POTUS Was Embaraassment Overseas

When did Mitt Romney become a foreign policy expert?

PHOTOS The Obamas at the Pompidou Centre (June 7)

How should Obama respond to a potential Hizballah victory in Lebanon?

Presidential visit leaves a lasting impression

Haaretz: Don't turn Obama into an enemy

There was no Obama snub of Sarkozy

France gets its Obama moment

If you are a facebooker, please unfreep the poll "Do you approve or disapprove of the job President"

Some Islamic Extremists Respond Positively To Obama Speech

The rabid reactions to valid objections to Ronald Reagan as a model for Democrats

Sotomayor's Votes Show No Single Ideology (WaPo)

Sasha Obama is 8 years old today

Sasha Obama is 8 years old today

I am in a fog.. my thought processes are having a hard time wrapping around this

Some militants respond positively to Obama speech

Obamas enjoy artistic pleasures of Paris

And while we're picking on Grassley: He "can't recall" why he voted against Sotomayor the first time

GOP senator (Grassley) irked at Obama over heath care

Looking good big Bill, looking good!

When Senate "blue dog" Democrats join conservative Republicans we should call them Republicrats!

Gingrich: Americans ‘surrounded by paganism.’

Sen. Grassley writes nonsensical tweets attacking Obama.

Amazing pic of Obama at Buchenwald from the German news...

Obama Mastering Politics’ Game of Three-Dimensional Chess (and yes, via bipartisanship)

Obama with foreign leaders: All business, all the time

"Newt wonders if he has a message to unify the country."

I am now a Pennsylvanian


Democrats Against Obama Website Est. 2007

Wasn't it Robert Gates' idea to cut missile defense and not Obama's?

Field report from a most successful Obama OFA regarding health care

NYT tells President Obama to tax employee-based health insurance

Obama’s Economic Circle Keeps Tensions Simmering - Summers mostly to blame (NYT)

Jimmy Carter reporting from Lebanon where the Carter Center is helping to monitor today's elections

Sarah Palin says screw political correctness, but she used it to bolster her campaign last year.

"Hungarian Jews should stick to playing with their circumcised tails"

Roeder warns of more violence coming

Shelby: US has "the best health care system the world has ever known."

A "Captive" Audience

Sarah Palin is Pro-Choice also. She told a recent pro-life group that she

ZOMG! Grassley twitter pwnage. Skools Obama! He ain't no nail! I'm series!!11

Trust But Villify

GOP senator: "Obama you got nerve while u sightseeing. We still on skedul/even workinWKEND"

Sarah Palin backs out of fundraising dinner -- again

Clinton stands firm on Israeli settlements

Major Deja Vu- "Clinton: If Iran strikes Israel, expect retaliation"

Michelle Obama is the epitome of evil and she must be denounced

Hawaii Dept. of Health Official Confirms (Again) that Birthers are full of it on the "Long Form" BC

Hawaii Dept. of Health Official Confirms (Again) that Birthers are full of it on the "Long Form" BC

Senator Shelby says Public Option Would Destroy "The Best Health Care System World Has Ever Known"

D-Day: Carla Bruni-Sarkozy and Michelle Obama - the first ladies of fashion

Buchenwald trip has personal meaning for Obama aide

Rev. Wright says Obama has made mistakes but is “like my child”

DU posters that are looking for provocation in every little thing Obama says. ARE YOU THAT BORED?

The Obama Effect? Pro-Western Group Defeats Hezbollah In Lebanese Election...

Donor states vs. Subsidized states

**HEADS UP**: Secretary Clinton on ABC This Week*** : Obama Has Passed '3 a.m.' Test.

Thanks Jackeens!

Hillary Clinton: I said no, at first, to secretary of state job

All DU'ers need to watch this "Inside the White House" thingy that Brian Williams did.

Canadian health care myths: Every myth is exposed and proven to be false

Stop Terry: Virginia on Tuesday Is Ground Zero for the Democratic Party

If your child develops an imaginary friend ...

U.S. high court asked to block Chrysler sale

'Global warming is baloney' signs put the heat on Burger King

Justice Dept. Lawyers Sought Interrogation Limits.

9 more police killed in Amazon protests in Peru

High-Priced Media Campaign That Iraqis Aren't Buying-Many in Baghdad Dismiss Effort as US Propaganda

Fla. death row inmate sues to get victims' Chevy

Final round of marathon European vote

Newborn dies, mother found dead in crawl space; woman charged

Fidel Castro dismisses spy 'tale'

Netanyahu Wants "Maximum Understanding" With U.S.

Wikipedia 'sentinel' quits after using alias to alter entries

Palin Lifts From Gingrich in Anchorage Speech

Palin Lifts From Gingrich in Anchorage Speech

18 killed in Acapulco shootout

Sources: Five U.S. contractors held in slaying of another in Iraq

5 Tornadoes Touch Down in Colorado, Mall Damaged

Woman who killed cadre demanding sex charged with assault

Clinton says U.S. mulls putting North Korea back on terror list

Clinton stands firm on Israeli settlements

Congressional Black Caucus backs public Medicare-like program

Senator says Obama 'got nerve' to push lawmakers

New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin quarantined after swine flu exposure

Hillary Clinton: I said no, at first, to secretary of state job

Hillary Clinton: I said no, at first, to secretary of state job

Suspect in Kan. doctor's death warns of violence

More Bodies Recovered Near Site of Plane Crash

Upset over Carradine body photo

5 Americans may stand trial in Iraq in fellow American's slaying

Silicon Valley giant Motwani dies in pool

In Iran, Harsh Talk as Election Nears

Shootout kills 16 in Mexico's Acapulco resort

Gay rights activist (Cleve Jones) calls for march on Washington

Conservatives racing ahead in EU parliament voting

Hezbollah camp loses Lebanon election

10 People Killed in SUV Rollover Near Tucson

APNewsBreak: Major problems found in war spending

US House To Hold Hearings On Single Payer Health Care

Pakistanis avenge mosque blast, attack Taliban

Lebanese ruling (pro-Western) coalition claims poll victory

Key Figures in Global Battle Against Illegal Arms Trade Lost in Air France Crash

Harry Kelber's Candidacy Announcement (95 years old)

Panda Demands Abortion

Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) Is Clueless On Climate Change

New BabySafe Ball Makes Shaking Your Infant Guilt And Injury Free

Islamist dickhead

maude on abortion

ABC television interview with Hugo Chavez

New Rules - 6/05/09

Avenger of Blood: Huckabee & Gingrich endorsed by pro-Christian martyrdom movement leader Lou Engel

The Week In Cartoons 06/06

Stephen Colbert Cameos In High School Principal's Commencement Speech From Iraq

chavez vs bush

HOME (English with subtitles)

TYT: Should Marijuana Should Be Legal? Cenk Interviews Judge J. G.

O'Reilly: Be careful what you do with tape because of the internet.

TYT: We Must Hold Democrats Accountable (America's Future Now Conclusion)

Shelby tries to blame Obama for bank bailouts that happened last fall.

TYT: Why Would Anyone Fight Against Pot Pills?

How America's first couple overcame their rocky moments - Paul Harris in The Observer

Netanyahu’s New Quest: The Game is On (Ramzy Baroud)

Patrick Fitzgerald Threatening to Sue For Defamation and ­Libel

Deepak Chopra: Obama's Call to the Faithful

Fitzgerald urges grads to take their own stands

Katrina vanden Heuvel: Time for a New Round of Stimulus

Lawyers, guns and money: Three reasons to end the drug war

A Simple First Step Toward Universal Health Care

Government-Owned GM to Offer Free 'Rush-Proofing'

"Celebrity Journalism at the White House" ..(Dan Froomkin Reports)

Wall Street Journal: The Economy Is Still at the Brink

college administrators think like a bank--faculty think like a credit union

A picture of Holocaust victim Anne Frank, aged 80

Getting Healthy: An Overdue Tax-the-Rich Prescription

Tips for avoiding the Pagans (they surround us)

Heresy Of The First Order: We Are The 'Third Chimpanzees' (Jason Miller)


Alfred W. McCoy: Confronting the CIA's Mind Maze; America's Political Paralysis Over Torture

Never Wear a Gasoline Suit When Visiting Hell

Hunt for two more Irishmen in Bolivian death plot probe

Remember Julio Soto in Maracaibo Venezuela who was professionally killed?

Agents' stories have intrigue of spy novels (Myriam Marquez fantasy. Printed by McClatchy)

CBS: Castro Blogs About US Spy Couple Plus Fidel's Reflection on this in Spanish

"Be Careful with Tourism from the United States" by Manuel Yepe

JR: "Cuba: the enclosed network?" (More on Microsoft and US Blockade)

FIDEL Reflection on "spy" case: "Absurd Reaction to a Defeat" in English

Venezuelan Government Fines Opposition TV Globovision

2 Cuban spies believed to be `true believers' (AP & Miami Herald creative writers get together.)

Scientists eye glowing volcano crater in Hawaii

Independent UK: Could we be the generation that runs out of fish?

NC plant operator, supervisor sentenced for Clean Water Act violations

NOAA changes El Niño forecast

Peruvian police kill 22 Indians in battle over Amazon oil drilling

Ohio challenged on nuke plant deaths

Dueling Pipelines - American-backed Afghanistan route (TAPI) vs. Iran's "Pipeline of Peace" (IPI)?

Pret A Manger to stop selling tuna sandwiches (due to "The End of the Line")

Inca Kola News has lots of info about the killing of indigenous people in Amazona (Peru)


Best coach ever, or worst coach ever?

Big Cat praises Little Panda

Cards caught in Colorado Vortex

Pittsburgh Pirates players furious with management

Wow, the Memorial today has it all. What a great tournament!

Upton, are you watching Life of Brian during the rain delay?

The JR Chess Report (June 7): Untitled Player in New Chinese Champion

Upton, are you watching Life of cboy4 during the rain delay?

The last time I checked there is NO championship, ring, etc. for who has

For the benefit of trumad...

Lincecum mows down the Marlins

Genial, Monsieur Federer! C'est la histoire......

RACE DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT BY LATINA WAITRESS – company claims plaintiff Morales is a prositute

Today in Labor History June 7 Police Chief O.F. Aderholt is accidentally killed by one of his own

Union rejects contract offer


YAHOO-NFLPA NEW: Yahoo sues NFL Players Association (over fantasy football)


Colorado governor vetoes another union bill

Jack Henning dies at 93; California labor leader (legendary fierce defender of union workers)

A lifetime of labor, 5½ hours on the job (race & age discrimination)

New US jobs numbers 'encouraging': Biden

Busuness Week: No Solidarity for Labor (SEIU vs Unite Here)

STIMULUS WATCH: In jobs, what's stability worth?

Huffington Post: Sotomayor's Home Run

Illegal-labor culture is new target, ICE chief says (going after employers)

California labor commissioner sues 9 carwash businesses (violating employment and registration laws)

If you missed this, "Union busters came to my plant Wednesday"

Sen. Specter to labor: You'll like how I'll vote (on EFCA!)

NLRB Complaint Cites Retaliatory Attacks on Los Angeles Carwash Workers

RAISE Act Lifts Pay Cap on 8 Million American Workers

Daily Kos: "Clean" Energy Company Treats Workers Like Dirt

Union-busting ("so serious and substantial") probe of Middletown company expands

Teamsters secure higher wage, pension for area MillerCoors workers

FedEx Faces Higher Unionization Risk Via Legislative Proposal

UFW co-founder Dolores Huerta shares stories of union struggles in Salinas

Daily Kos: New leadership for the AFL-CIO... (John Sweeney retires in another three months)

IBEW, AT&T (largest employer of full-time union labor in the USA) start contract negotiations

Verizon worker settles battle with Communication Workers (years of union pratice down the drain)

Union Workers Crash the Red Cross Bash

IUE-CWA retirees don’t face changes

Screen Actor Members Help Create Care Packages for U.S. Troops

House passes paid parental leave bill

USA Today: Roger Penske: 'We're going to build a Saturn team'

Most Canadians couldn't afford to come to the US for medical treatment

Weekly Diabetes Drug Byetta Outdoes Competitors

Discredited Research Study Stuns an Ex-Army Doctor’s Colleagues

US House To Hold Hearings On Single Payer Health Care

Canadian health care myths: Every myth is exposed and proven to be false

GPS shoes for Alzheimer's patients -- these boots are made for walkin'

KC Star: Scammed foreign workers were paying double for their rent (Giant Labor Solutions charged))

AP IMPACT: Alternative Medicine Goes Mainstream

Take no notice of the imbecilic title. If you are not, already, all too familiar with

Nazi snipers thought Bill was mad

KQED (PBS San Francisco) documentary: 'The Castro'

I have another dumb question re: Gay marriage

Cheers Or Jeers?

Chicago Tribune: "Guns and justice"

California considering stopping the sale of more than 50 rounds of ammo per month.

(Israeli) Settlers preparing for war, says Shin Bet chief

Anti-Syrian bloc celebrates Lebanon election win

The Divisions Among Israelis and Palestinians

Haaretz: Don't turn Obama into an enemy

Israeli ministry wages settlement war against U.S.

Jews gone wild: Why camcorders and booze don't mix

Israel to pay victims of Hebron settler violence

12 Palestinians charged for lynching 'Jewish terrorist'

If you happen to need to make a rainbow cake ...

Our economy:

Own a house? Pay property taxes? Insurance? Time for a re-appraisal, then.

Why the Present Depression Will Be Deeper than the Great Crash of 1929 (June 4, 2009)

Chrysler dealers scramble to unload vehicles

Dr. Housing Bubble 06/07/09

The Biggest Rip Off Ever?

Teamsters, Safety Groups Blast FMCSA (Obama) Pick

Where's the gold gone to?

Guess I'm not done with birds....just like Celebration predicted

FTC shuts down notorious botnet ISP

Evolution, religion, schizophrenia and the schizotypal personality

Numbers and posting.

Art Bell's wife's immigration status

Anyone here have experience with Feldenkrais?

News Flash: Americans surrounded by paganism!

Bengali mother caned for talking to Hindu man

U.S. has first black female Jewish rabbi

12 self-immolate in bizarre ritual in Peru (set themselves on fire)

My dinner date got cancelled

I Figured It Was time For A Hell-Raising Post

Implosion - free fall collapse - question

What's so funny, Wolfowitz?

Julian Lennon comforts ailing Lucy in the sky

The Tony Awards are on.....

OK, I just watched the newer "Casino Royale" and damn, it has a sad ending...(spoiler)

Saw the Rocky and Bullwinkle show on WGN last night at 11:00pm

Yikes, I've got 3 threads all in a row......better just read for awhile instead of posting.

USA network has a new show "Royal Pains" anyone see it??

MacDonald compares Dexter to car thief in televised [NS] election debate