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Archives: July 11, 2009

Colonel Daniel Marvin: Psychological Profile of a Reformed Killer

Suicidal Nicaraguan Mayor was an all-time great

How cool! The Eternal Moonwalk

Does Mike Malloy or his staff read DU?

Hope and Despair in Minnesota

Who killed JFK? Who/what was behind (caused 9/11)

U.S. Inaction Seen After Taliban P.O.W.’s Died---God help us

The University of California could save money by firing that fascist traitor John Yoo

Countering the Blue Dogs' objections to Medicare reimbursement rates.

more troops for afghanistan....more war, more death, more, more, more

Am I the only one who, upon hearing of C Street and a secretive religious group called "The Family"

Stimulus Aid Is Said to Be Moving Faster


Are there any fun summer vacations planned, even if it's at home?

since when has '+1' been balanced out by '0'....mathematically or otherwise...

Questions mount in Billings slayings

Wow.. What a prison.. if ours were like these, there would be a waiting list

hey "old timers"... those that have been here forever... you superior old fucks...

Thank you Randi Rhodes, for helping Matt Drudge with his job!

Family Sues Genie in Shariah Court

There was once a man from DU

Have you ever considered giving fake red meat to the media?

Norway today: Progress party wants to move centers for refugees to Africa

Roadside Camp for Miami Sex Offenders Leads to Lawsuit

dupe - please ignore.

Truth behind Obama photo

Are you ready for some really ugly republican shenanigans?

Sound Familiar?

Sacramento Bee: Mortgage defaults spread as even 'safe' borrowers falter

NYT: Trial by Firefighters

NYT: Trial by Firefighters

Report: N. Korean Army Suspected Over Cyberattacks

BK Whopper and drink now $9? WTF?

Sotomayor backers urge reporters to probe New Haven firefighter

Youth pastor smacked with felony charge of 'accosting a child for immoral purposes'

Serious question - when the Supremes declared that

Morgan Freeman, 72, to Marry His Step-Granddaughter, 27

What is the one thing more frustrating than having your post unrec'd?

Blue Dog Dems Want to Reform the Health Care System Without Reforming the Health Care System

"Now come days of begging, days of theft. Days of riding where there rode no soul

New Haven Firefighter Originally Hired By Claiming Discrimination

Human sperm created from embryonic stem cells - new frontier of the ethical war

Iran: The Green Brief #24 (July 10) Latest news from Iran.

They are remaking "Indecent Proposal" - starring John Ensign and Doug and Cindy Hampton

Does Rachel belong on the Horse?

A Word About Playing Nice With "Our Masters"

If you can't do your job, don't sign up for it

AP: Hispanic rights group at center of Sotomayor fight

Retired vs Working Monthly Income

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Report: NKorean army suspected in cyberattacks

Virtual March on Washington for Veterans

So, we had the Terrorists Surveillance Program and we had the President's Surveillance Program

Marta and I spent the night at a jazz concert: Al Jarreau, Dave Stryker, & Gail Jhonson

Marta and I spent the night at a jazz concert: Al Jarreau, Dave Stryker, & Gail Jhonson

The Right-Wing Prescription for Economic Recovery: Lionize the Rich and Demonize the Poor

Don’t mourn, organize!

Gay couple detained near Mormon plaza after kiss

All Around London, an Invitation to Make Music

So, there's a health care crisis in America, soldiers continue to die in the middle east

Current and former members of Congress...

C Street House wants a Handmaid's Tale future for us all

court rules that passenger who flips off another car not responsible if driver shot

Mass. has a HAZMAT event at a cranberry bog

Smoke dope and save the state of California, dude

GREED is causing "healthcare costs" to rise.

Lawmaker Won’t Deny Secret CIA Program Was ‘Cheney Assassination Ring’

New Downbeat Unemployment Numbers Include Republican Mistresses

How to improve health insurance AND achieve term limits......

"C Street House" Republican house run by weird, secretive Christian fellowship "The Family"

We need a simple law: Felonies cannot be classified.

Make this a reality

The lowdown on your 1st amendment rights

In case you missed Bill Moyers' Journal kick more ass on the health care issue.....

The GOP's "Young" Hatemonger

Brüno: A "Mincing Minstrel Show" (Salon)

Its feeling more upbeat locally and We have to buy a car today.. and I want another Pontiac..

Man resurrects friend's ashes into tattoo (never heard of this before)

"Rec/Unrec" vs. "DU this poll"

Putting it in perspective

NASA delays space shuttle Endeavour launch 1 day - Lightning hits mast near Endeavour - pic

The world's best and worst tourists

Unrecommend this if you think President Obama is perfect.

What greater need is there than safety from these bone crushing monsters?(fixed, don't miss oreilly)


Does anyone else think the Unrec system is funny?

What % of posts you've opened have you unrec'd so far?

In Case You Missed What The Freeptards Were Saying About Malia - DailyKos

in the wrong place, in the wrong time. a sad (love)story from China's riot area

will churches help the homeless??

Mayor quits job for gay illegal immigrant he loves

Just called Max Baucus' office, left a long message - Health Care

The power of bargaining for medical costs

"Young Republican" on C-Span

Palin:"Problem w/Professional Politicians:They're more concerned w/holding a title in perpetuity..."

Are Republicans victims of body snatching aliens?

About the health care plan Congress has

So how many other affairs has John Ensign had?

Does the job "Multiplier Effect" eventually become the "Divider Effect"?

Bob Dole in hospital. Getting great care at Walter Reed

So we're calling each other Pro-Taliban here now. This place has gone to Hell.

Major Hepatitis Scare in Colorado

We love Obama, just not America... yet

From The Annals Of Journalistic Excellence: "You're Not Iranian, Why Are You Out Here?"

New Evidence Surfaces in Post-Katrina Crimes

Nifty interactive animated chart showing business cycles - and a glimmer of hope

Whatever happens with Unrec, could we get the ugly PLUS signs off the Greatest Page?

Obama admin: No grounds to probe Afghan war crimes

Found Archive of Valley Swim Club Home Page (pics)

A friend sent me this link...I know nothing about him, Bob Basso.

G8 Promises $20 Billion in Agricultural Aid: Real Change or Business as Usual?

K&R if you'd rather fight Republicans than other Democrats!

Just read on Twitter, Audra Shay, the Young Republican who LOL @ racist Facebook post. . .

India PM: Pakistan must help to resolve issues

Dillinger, the crime syndicate and usury: how not having federal laws helps crime.

Since we can't upload sound files, a picture will have to suffice.

Wells Fargo Cheats Union Families By Cutting Off Health Care

When did torture and domestic spying become patriotic?

is DU a blog or a party inside the democratic party?

I *might* need a new car. Any Suggestions?

The KING of All Hypocritical Statements

Thank you, Dr. Laura, for justifying infidelity. RW horndogs are heeding the message & blaming wives

Borowitz: Ensign Favors Stimulus of his Package

DU a poll: Sonia Sotomayor. What do you think on confirmation? (66% say no)

Is The Profit Incentive Always Bad? And Poor Customer Service At The Post Office

How much longer will George W Bush continue to be a pariah?

Cartoon of the day by Jeff Koterba: Palin

what happened day 192 of the boooosh administration?

LET'S KICK IT AGAIN!--Saturday update on Dr. Gurel's Walk For Health Care--Half way mark tomorrow!

New revelations about Michael Jackson's last days.

Why is Bernie Madoff suing Rupert Murdock?

Salmonella warnings for non-fat milk products made used in the last 2 YEARS.

Eat Local America! Challenge 2009

'Some of my best friends are Republicans'

Conservatives fear change and progress, so their ideology is inherently irrational

"The first full-time female FBI agent to be stationed at Guantanamo says. . ."

So where is the mass movement that was supposedly to arise from the Obama campaign?

Oregon radio station transmitter blows - RW nutjobs blame Obama

President says we don't need a second stimulus

Afghan Massacre - The Convoy of Death

New Haven Firefighter Originally Hired By Claiming Discrimination

There should be a Pharmacists for Life law

Okay, now I'm too irritated to stay away.

My unsolicited commentary on the UnRec function

Coleman's Handling of Recount Battle Darkens His Political Future

On Twitter Jake Tapper calls Freeper News "sick business" hopefully he will do more than tweet

Something ironic here, not just silly

Something ironic here, not just silly

WHO’S “QUALIFIED”??? more on the New Haven firefighters case

Hundreds of Thousands of Workers Will Lose Unemployment Benefits Soon

Yoga Fights Back!

Blue Dog Corporate Whoring

Tom Wilkes dies at 69; Grammy Award-winning art director and album cover designer

Chips in official IDs raise privacy fears

Roy Blunt: Medicare, Medicaid ‘distorts the marketplace’

Unrec is a Rovian distraction

Unrec is a Rovian distraction

A couple of interesting articles re: Air France Flt 447. "Crash investigator likes to blame pilots"

What is your un-Rec to Rec ratio for the last couple of days (optionally post more info)?

What is your un-Rec to Rec ratio for the last couple of days (optionally post more info)?

China raises Xinjiang death toll, adds ethnic detail

Newt is pwned by fisherman: "The water we are fishing in right now will be destroyed by his policies

Old radio show about Woody Gutherie by Studs Terkel

Has anyone else noticed...

Holder may probe Bush-era torture policy

If you want more feedback on a subject you have to post the

anybody know what law Cheney specifically broke by ordering the CIA to hide info from congress?

We need some DU love on this poll... REALLY.

"Fiscally Conservative" Blue Dogs Argue For Increased Government Spending

Yoga "cures" WHAT??!!??

Just FYI: Today's "Greatest" page looks AWESOME!!!

Financing for the University of California system rose only 2 percent from 2001 to 2008, a period

Honduras talks end without accord

sometimes...graphjam says it all too well...



Greatest Discussion Threads Sorted by Recommendations

Reuters: Cheney

David Arquette to live in a box for hunger

FAUX Noise: Small businesses have 500 or fewer employees!

Boehner backpedals on stimulus comments

Prison Officials Have Banned an Inmate From Reading Obama’s Books

remember this gem? Cheney to Treasury: "Deficits don't matter"

Leahy, Sessions Announce Witness List For Sotomayor Hearing

My response to a wingnut who thinks liberals are ruining America (but he doesn't hate me)

Cheney told CIA to withhold information: report

The 1st question about the Cheney run CIA program was who were the targets

Palin on the radio: MooseMom calls Ted Nugent's plans to grill some Alaskan black bear "awesome"

The conservative hiker, a fable.

The New Report On Illegal Spying Is Not A Real Investigation

LA teen pilot makes aviation history with flight

Fundies POed that the Pentagon turned down a USAF flyover at their "God & Country" festival.....

Sunday News Shows

The Last of the Shoes?

AP source: Holder considering torture probe

David Shuster will be covering the Freep thread Monday

Chips in official IDs raise privacy fears

GOP, tax groups criticize tax on rich

How Rove Said He'd Answer Siegelman Prosecution Queries

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev pulls new currency from his pocket

Video: Insurance lobby's secret plan to attack 'Sicko' and Michael Moore

Second Stimulus Debate - What's The Point Since We Have Not Run Out Of Money Yet?

Michael Hayden: Congress Was Informed About Surveillance Program

On the DU Rules for “So-Called 'Conspiracy Theories'” Posts

Jan Schakowsky: Dick Cheney's program validates Nancy Pelosi

Connecting on the No. 2 Hyde Park Express

Questions, resignation whispers surround Ensign

White House ‘dirty tricks’ torpedo Palin

Another flag story... Police seize flag being flown upside down!

A Call to Jihad From Somalia, Answered in America

Mike Webb's killer sentenced to 20 years in prison

Sanford's Affair Might Have Jeopardized Top-Secret Clearance

Sanford's Affair Might Have Jeopardized Top-Secret Clearance

What do you think Cheney was trying to hide from Congress??

Indict and prosecute BUSH/CHENEY era CRIMINALS-regardless of all else

deeply disappointed by Obama's condescending, imperialistic message in Africa today.

Dayton, Ohio: Final Fortune 500 Company Abandons City

Would you have a computer chip implanted in your brain if it provide you a storehouse of knowledge?

The pit from where Jillian Bandes emerged. A new RW tool who got schooled by Jane Hamsher.

Surprise, Surprise The Weakly Substandard wants more troops in Afghanistan

Is e-bay 'dropshipping' a scam?

The Afghan Massacre -Convoy of Death -All 6 parts of the video

Time to Seriously 'OUT' the C Street Fascists

Everytime you unrec a post, God kills a kitten

Harry Potter Punk Charged for Conjuring Cannabis (Guess who)

What's my "agenda" re: fundamentalist believers vs. non-believers comments:

At DU, fundamentalist atheists are the nutcases, just like evangelicals are at a right wing board.

At DU, fundamentalist atheists are the nutcases, just like evangelicals are at a right wing board.

CIT is likely to go under - will be the biggest bank failure since WAMU

So, when a thread about how Randi is crapping on Franken

Wow. GREAT LTTE from a Wichita minister re: Operation Rescue

UK can't afford another fiscal rescue, warns IMF

UK can't afford another fiscal rescue, warns IMF

Physicians for Human Rights’ Call for Investigation into War Crimes Cover-Up

why not just grant everyone in the Bush admin. blanket immunity for any and all

So, anyone seen Bluebear lately?

Hackers' Next Target - Your Brain?


RW email I received today. How would you answer?

This is cool! DU has turned into a big ass math equation!

Rec/UnRec: it is really much ado about nothing.

Just a reminder, there are Democrats, in high places, involved with "The Family" also


Cash-strapped California quizzes Jackson costs

I'm getting really tired of the hyperbole from Raw Story readers here

Send this link to your lawmakers

BC-BS! (another reason that we need healthcare reform NOW!)

Just got back from seeing a "lecture" by Dr. Steven Greer

Bush-era Surveillance Went Beyond Wiretaps

12 Healthiest Foods On The Planet - A Somewhat Different Take Than I've Seen Before...

Topless activists protest veterinarians' fish toss

Topless activists protest veterinarians' fish toss

What is the purpose of grief in the animal kingdom?

Californians with mental health issues are so very screwed.

Tatyana Kozhevnikova recognized for having the world's strongest vagina

Latest Joke fr B of A >they want me to AUTOMATICALLY pay

I Meet the "Anti's"

The Left Needs Soul Searching - To Make People Care..... (Article)

You know I just had a thought. You know all those Masonic videos..

Judge Sentences Marijuana Advocate to Shut Up

Efforts to reach Mr. cheney through relatives and associates were unsuccessful.

For those of you offended by Bruno, are you also offended by Stephen Colbert?

Test Scores and Teacher...

"Your politics are some of the meanest politics I have ever heard"

‘C Street’ group tied to Ensign is linked to yet another secretive group

Kids recant abuse claims after dad jailed 20 years

Just who were Bush/Cheney/Rove spying on, really?

Most intelligence leads under "President's Surveillance Program" had no connection to terrorism.

I need a new Dark Sky site for my meteor shower party, please help me.

A post from Pams House Blend which might put Bruno in perspective

IF Members of Congress Let Cheney Skate On MURDER Then They Are Complicit...

Mexico fights back

Ensign House Owned By Group Proposing Christian World Control Plot

Make-A-Wish Mopar Project--Looking For Help - '69 Charger restoration

Could you automate the "unrecommend" clicker for everyone on

The TLC channel: "I can't believe I'm pregnant" and "Obese and Pregnant". Here's the good news!

So why the hell don't Comey and Goldsmith just come out and tell us about it

BREAKING: NYT reports Cheney told CIA to hide info from Congress

Wow, what a quote....

The Fox Nation Declares Victory Over Obama

House Panel Adopts Amendment Allowing Guns in Public Housing

Bring back the Latest/Greatest Combo with a time sequence

The GOP's Young Hatemonger : More Racist Online Comments From Young Republican Candidate Found

The United States of America Sucks.

Anyone Got A Screenshot of The Greatest Page From Before Unrec?

A new Freeperism for your collection? "Usually these acts are stagged"

A Suggestion For Finessing UnReckers

Former CIGNA executive says Michael Moore was right all along [UPDATE]

Kiss'll get you cuffed in Salt Lake City

What really happened at Chappaquiddick?

Best industry to work in right now

Take a moment for a LAUGH!

The Republicans are careful not to criticize their own -

Sarah Palin attempts to form a Conservative Christian Right Wing 3rd U.S. Major Political Party?

Holder is considering special prosecutor. Hell Yea!

Anyone familiar with the 2010 races?

Drones Hardly Ever Kill Bad Guys: 50 civilians are killed for every dead "militant"

The new un recommend feature: It's an organized pissing contest!


TN Dem. Party Calls for Repub Secretary of State to be Fired for Orchestrating Election Fraud

Happy to be an American? Yes or No?

Target these Senators!

Here is the secret CIA program Panetta shut down when he found out about it

Congratulations Free Republic! Your antics made the front page of my Canadian newspaper!

We just had 15 smoke jumpers parachute on a fire on Lucky Butte.

Has DU lost it's Soul in some ways?

Does anyone know when the fundys began infiltrating the Air Force?

What is your vision for the future of public libraries?

San Francisco to Consider Cat De-Clawing Ban

HOLY CRAP! Ford's pardon of Nixon was engineered by The Family!!

"Hospital care is free.." - Emails from my cousin in Australia

I've had enough of people bashing others for their religious views!!

Jeff Sharlet's speech to the FFRF Convention about the Family

Skinner...How about a compromise on R&U

I hope Skinner sticks with the new "unrecommend" function.

Will the Green Jobs of the Future end up like the IT jobs in India

I won't be around much this Wednesday-Friday

God Said, 'Ha!'

I think that the lounge is very cool tonight.

oh man, the sports forum will go nuts if the Giants get their PERFECT game!

What kind of lounge is it?

If you own a cat or kitten, or are near one, pick him/her up, lovingly look in his/her eyes, and

Burgers and Chicken Nuggets rule! (video)

Jesus Christ! How many times do I have to tell you????

I've had about 4 beers in about an hour and a half. Is this considered PUI?

It is so hot, my face has melted and my nose is on my sternum, upside down, sniffing!

Remember Querelle?

I hate that guy

According to this VH1C show just on, Judas Priest still has some important

Statues don't get any respect these days

Fix us a plate of nachos will ya?

Mass. man scrambles to repay Tom Brady

Each time a thread is unrecommended , a kitten dies

My favorite swearword would get me banned from DU if I used it.

I am not trying to brag, but two weeks ago, I landed a pretty good job.

My last night's dream was freaking awesome!

"You dark kids - get out of that pool. And don't drink from that water fountain either."

Oh, this is too cool: a google-maps mashup for trace-route

Fun Exercise! Perhaps Miss Manners should be involved:

Favorite bottled water ?

Favorite bottled water ?

Flo stole my star!

Just curious.

This Night I'll Possess Your Corpse

I don't feel like dancing

A couple of points about racism..

Michael Jackson is Dead - Jon LaJoie

Damn...I wish I could dance like Michael Jackson.

Am I being a spoiled brat or are my parents out of line?

Same flower, different day

Dammit dammit dammit.

I love the ITunes shuffle!

Is PowerPhone a good VoIP outfit?

How's this for a beard?

I want to visit the little people village I saw on discovery.

quick! What old MTV video featured the guy going through a mirror

So, Scots of DU, what's worn under the kilt?

25% off all plants at one of the local family-owned garden centers today.

Friends with benefits:

Yoko Kanno...

An oldie but goodie from the failblog....

World's Worst restaurant names (from FoodNetwork)

Bad Company would have been MUCH BETTER fronted by FRED Rogers rather than PAUL Rodgers. Discuss,

If you are putting up a sign, don't leave a blank space

I am over 50 years old, and right now, it is raining harder than I have seen IN MY LIFE!

DU Song Of The Day

I am such an enviro-geek

Procrastinator of the Year: Someone kick my ass and get me moving!

Canadian Boxer Arturo Gatti was found dead in Brazil

Dan Henderson vs. Michael Bisping

New show! Showtime at 6PM ET

George St. Pierre vs. Thiago Alves

I see Lorne Michaels finally turned the old SNL 'Mango' skit into a movie.

I just rewatched that Lord of the Rings movie

Alright, what is going on in here?

Alright, what is going on in here?

Would like some help with an older song...

Who is the funniest DUer ? My Vote : LeftyFingerPop

The library was closed at 5pm and I couldn't get the book I need! What am I going to do?

beautiful songs. What songs move you. Here is one that is just so great.

Goat? Goooaaaattt?!!!

I accidentally hit REC instead of UNREC

Do you like the new recs system?

"Dialup Warning" Photo: Tonight's dinner, the "birthday filet mignon" I received from my attorney

Society Finch appreciation thread!

We Ate At Claim Jumper For Lunch

Quick Poll: I should drive to Tucson to get wasted tonight...

Funny characters on basically unfunny shows

Brock Lesnar vs. Frank Mir

Went to a republican health care forum today

Robert Plant, CBE. Congrats. He can add that to the "Most Arrogant Prick In Rock" award I gave him.

Has anyone heard from Elshiva?

I want Batmans pancreas

Is your cell phone really worth getting your blood pressure up over?

HTML Question.

James Van Praag interviews Michael Jackson

Sammy Hagar sucks as a rocker, but kicks ass as a tequila producer

How often do you wax your cat?

How to become a cat foster parent

Hey fatbutt!

Boobs on Bikes back amid shrinkage

Dear Gormy Cuss and suninvited:

Regarding Crazy Dave (a.k.a. Dave The Wave)

No Backspace Thread. Type without loking and noyt backing up to fix. Begin.

Hey Arbusto, my weekend co-workers played a crazy random act on me today

Anybody ever been to Lambardi's in New York?

How often do you wax your car?

Aww Yeah!

Afterbirth: It's What's For Dinner...

Big Ben celebrates 150 years of bongs

Great. Now I don't know what to post.

Saw Sonic Youth play last night....

How to Fold a Bath Towel

I have something to tell you.

Note to Users who have tried Windows "7" and like it. It's Half price if you....

All things considered, I will be taking a break from DU.

Popcorn, anyone?

My electric bill for this month is $26.01

Pulled a major stunt at work.

I love you. You?

Post a song that uses cowbell!!

I just wrecked the DU bathroom.

Hey, little black ants that wander aimlessly around my house, we need to talk.

Just a reminder: Tuesday is Bastille Day.

what have you done nice for yourself today?

SyFi channel original movie coming on in 9 minutes. Gawd help us all!

I think my precious pup is taking this R & R thing too seriously this weekend. Look at this .....

the moral of "the piano": don't trade piano time for sexy time

Which Musician Would Have Impacted Music the Most

Tiny dog saves owner from attacker

I want Michael Jackson's liver.

Name The Movie- "Daddy, I've got cider in my ear".

Haven't been 'round much lately. What is the deal w/ the new UNrecommend feature??

Not interested, nervous, or playing hard to get?

Smooth Criminal (Fred Astaire)

2 questions: are we no longer getting MO and did Oscar ever get published?

Fresh blueberry pie in the oven. How much coffee shall I grind? Or do you perfer tea?

I sometimes feel like I don't connect with "normal people".

Please unrec this thread

Saturday Night Rorschach Test #1. What do YOU see?

Eduardo Galeano's Mirrors is a really great book!

I hurl imprecations toward Jiffy Lube!

What do most message boards have against Second Life?

Need Computer/Printer Help!

Would you enjoy spending a month of solitude

If you had to be trapped in a TV show for a month,

What tv shows the aliens are currently watching.

The Storm - A story of forbidden love ....

Too late, shifting reading paradigm, need good history of Greece/Rome

Torchwood: Children of Earth -- five night event - was awesome!

Can anyone help me?

Ideas please

How The Election Integrity Story Broke Here On DU - An Interview With Althecat On Oped News

Weather report fail.

DU Electric Guitarists, I have a question

The inability to pronounce 3 consecutive consonants...

Saturday night pizza:

Crested Caracaras (X-posted in Photo Group)

My entire life is <0. Ask me anything.

A New Day Yesterday

There was once a man from DU

If you can't do your job, don't sign up for it

G8 summit could be the last as rising nations want their voices heard

Restaurant Security Guard to Patrons: We Don't Allow That Faggot Stuff in Here

Body found at NY skyscraper where woman vanished

A $30,000 an Hour Attorney? Palin Report Overstates Inquiries' Costs

Serial Gay Basher In Custody In NYC

AP sources: Cheney told CIA not to discuss program (9 mins ago)

Son of Africa, Obama scolds forces of tyranny

Venezuela’s Brain Drain

Obama: 'Africa not separate from world affairs'

Obama sees Africa's dark past at slavery monument

U.S. Inaction Seen After Taliban P.O.W.’s Died

Latest ethics complaints should be 'a wake-up call,' Palin says

Newsweek: Holder may launch inquiry on torture

Presence in Honduras of Miami ultra-rigthwingers is denounced

Criticism of Afghan War Is on the Rise in Britain

Obama rejects 2nd stimulus: Give recovery time

Freed Army deserter says he has no regrets

NYT: Cheney is Linked to Concealment of CIA Program

Mortgage defaults spread as even 'safe' borrowers falter

Parents of soldiers killed in Afghanistan lash out at Government

Boxer Arturo Gatti reportedly found dead in Brazilian hotel room

Reporter Ellison? Rep takes on public option on House floor

Toyota May Dissolve California Plant Venture Abandoned by GM

Critics: Honduras suppressing broadcasters

Recession Creates Legions of Newly Homeless

Zoo May Close, Euthanize Animals {Boston}

Weekly Address: Recovery and the Jobs of the Future

MaxKeiser, 'CNBC is OK with Goldman's fraud and slaughter of 1 mn. Iraqis if if means cheaper oil'

GOOD Magazine: Nuclear Weapons

WFMD-TV of Dr. Ogan Gurel's Walk for Health Care (Mansfield, OH)

The Bush Yeers from BreakRoomLive

Iran protests highlighted in Madonna concert "Where is my vote?"

They Don't Care About Us

President Obama's Address to Ghana, excerpt.

Is the US Christian Chamber of Commerce the Family?

Religulous - Bill Maher talks to Dr Francis Collins.

PART 2 - Pro-Democracy for Iran Rally, DC

On the Edge with Max Keiser - 10 July 2009 - (pt3 of 3)

On the Edge with Max Keiser - 10 July 2009 (pt2 of 3)

Young Turks: 14 Year Old Girl Gets Tased By Cop

Arpaio's Supporters And The Agenda Of Hate

This Is How Ensign Should Have Handled His Affair

'2012' Trailer HD

Fault Lines - Newt Gingrich - 11 Jul 09 - Part 1

Interview with "Empress of Iran" Yasmine Pahlavi at Pro-Democracy in Ran Rally

Fault Lines - Newt Gingrich - 11 Jul 09 - Part 2

NPR The Family Part one

Has The CIA Gone Rogue?

We Are YWAM - Promo

C Street House Republican house run by weird, secretive Christian fellowship The Family

The creepy family made a video on how to rule the world.

Blast from the recent past: BLINK and THINK do not rhyme with HANK. Buh-bye, Bocephus.

How to hack RFID enabled Credit Cards for $8 BBtv

Canadian musician gets attention of United Airlines over broken $3500 guitar.

Insurance Companies Game-Plan To Attack Sicko and Michael Moore

Obama and the War Criminals

Tim Collins: Afghanistan remains a worthy cause

Slideshow: President Obama meets the Pope before traveling to Ghana

The Human Equation

Slideshow: Ghana prepares for President Obama's visit


Micheletti Tried to Change the Honduran Constitution 1985

Honduras Coup Government Detains Father of Boy Who Died in Protests

Accompanying Resistance in Honduras

Swim Club President Explains The 'First Rule of Swim Club'

With Misleading Obama Photo, Drudge Again Shows He's A Lying Sack of Sh*t

The Right-Wing Prescription for Economic Recovery: Lionize the Rich and Demonize the Poor

Health Care Is Making You Sick For Profit

Ensign Seeks Passage of the 'Mistress Hush Money Tax Credit'

'Mom, Dad—I Need $96K'

Ensign House Owned By Group Proposing Christian World Control Plot

But, They Want Me Dead

The Case Against John Yoo

Restore protective fees for imports: the chimera of "free trade"

President Obama's Focus on Health Care Will Be Crucial to Reform

MoD may face hundreds of new torture claims

Ensign Explains Why the 'Mistress Hush Money' Totaled $96K

Brain worms: one in five are infested

Ensign's Secret Society, Revealed

Independent UK: The dark side of Dubai

No Public Option, No Re-election, NO KIDDING

Venezuelan National Assembly Discusses Limits to Concentration of Media Ownership

Obama bows to the corruption or like breaking the law is allowed because politics is so important

"As government tags passports, licenses, critics fear privacy is 'chipped' away" by Todd Lewan (AP)

Some Choice Words for “The Select Few” by Bill Moyers and Michael Winship

PM Rudd: Climate pact faces hard slog

The NNadir appreciation thread!

Gov's home goes green with solar panels, wind turbines

Grassoline: Biofuels beyond Corn

Exelon still holding on to Guadalupe water

SciAm: Biofuel Fraud Case Could Leave the EPA Running on Fumes

Nanopillars Promise Cheap, Efficient, Flexible Solar Cells

Pronuke or No Nuke? Obama must decide. What do you say? $50 Billion for nukes? Yes or no?

Queen Michelle arrives in triumph as Africa welcomes Obama home

Kucinich destroys a doctor at this hearing about health care...

MSNBC/Shuster go after FR Monday! Freeperville meltdown!


Randi Rhodes blasts Al Franken.....

So how's Obama doing? Given the mess he inherited, and by comparison: excellent

VP and Mrs. Biden are at the Phillies game

PHOTOS Ghana. (Warning: 45 pics!)

This economic situation is not a hicup or a recession

Newsweek: AG Holder leaning towards special prosecutor for torture!

Italian Farmers Praise The First Lady

Michelle Obama caught on camera ogling male "package."

Wow - I Wish I Was 10 Years Old And The Obamas Were My Parents!

Why did Obama appoint a "compensation czar"?

NY Times: 'Cheney Is Linked to Concealment of C.I.A. Project' (July 11)

Sally Quinn: Palin's Missed Opportunity

Palin to stump for conservative Democrats (Moonie Times)

Obama: Stimulus Designed To Work Over Two Years -- Not Four Months

So Obama had a press conference today?

Damn! Our president just said, "We draw strength from our African heritage"

Obama Surprises Russia

Senator Max Baucus: It will be years before some of the major healthcare reforms take effect

Obama Issues Challenge In Ghana

Sunday News Shows (Durbin, Leahy, Geithner, Sebelius, Feinstein, Schumer...)

Dr. Doom Has Some Good News

An Emotional President Obama Tours Former Slave Port with Family (w/ pics)

Some welcomed context about Obama polls

Obama bids goodbye to Ghana (CNN VIDEO)

Obama Student Loan Plan Wins Support in House

Obama Diagrams Health-Care Strategy From Abroad

US President sets Afghan target.

Someone needs to get this to Morning Joe/MSNBC

I post on both DU and about President Obama and other issues.

Holder Now Leaning Toward Investigating Bush Admin's Torture Policy

Obama campaign plane emergency could have led to disaster

A perspective on Ghana and what President Obama's trip meant

Harper's publisher John R. MacArthur: "Obama has been lying on a pretty impressive scale"

Bill Moyers Show Tonight: Insurance Lobby's Secret Plan to Attack "Sicko" and Michael Moore

President Obama's inspiring paradoxes

PHOTOS The Obamas visit Accra Hospital (Cute Babies Alert)

Good Lord! I LOVE these people!

TIME: Where Is Sarah Palin Going Next? (To the bank)

They have to fight their own wars

Obama backing out of another campaign promise -- this time, the promise to renegotiate NAFTA

Shrinking US trade gap seen as positive for economy...(Now for some good news)


Put this one in the "Freeper Cognitive Dissonance" file....(re: Wash. Times Palin art.)

Obama vows to hold war criminals accountable

Vancouver Sun reports on Free Republics "racist slurs"

"Obama is a dictator"

Want a free clean energy sticker?

Misleading headlines, Misleading titles, Misleading Video Crops drives a wedge


Television.... WTF?

What's the Stimulus Doing?

Would you donate to the opponent of any congressperson that votes against public option?

Michelle Obama: Slaves helped build the White House, now home to an African-American First Family

U.S. Afghan Military Commander: May need more funds and U.S. troops

Assmussen Daily Tracking Poll 51 Approve, 48 Disapprove

Pawlenty Garners Attention With Budget Move

The Obama White House's First Try At Second Life

Obama against drug price controls

Thank God The US Doesn't Have Government Like This

What greater need is there than safety from these bone crushing monsters?

Romney, Pawlenty, Newt, Jindal, Rudy will destroy Palin for us!!

*** HEADS UP *** The Obamas in Cape Coast, Ghana

Independent Burr Poll Actually Conducted by His Campaign Manager

Obama live on CNN (11:20 am eastern) in Ghana n/t

PHOTO Where do you stick your flag?

President Obama's Address - "Africa: A New Moment of Promise" (FULL TEXT)

I really enjoy watching President Obama's speeches, especially

***HEADS UP*** President Obama Addresses Ghana's Parliament

Let's set this baby up in some nasty drought parched chapparal.

NASA's James Hansen Recycles Myths in His Pointless Attack on U.S. Climate Action

Isn't it time we pressure President Obama to close the School of the Americas?

SOA watch is on the ground in Honduras

Critics: Honduras suppressing broadcasters

Whining from La Gringa in Honduras

Previously Unknown Inca Road Discovered in Peru

Fidel Castro: The Coup Dies or Constitutions Die

APORREA: "Honduran Oligarchy: 'The War is Against Chavez'"

WaPo and more of its crap: "A Dose of Realism in Honduras"

IKN: MUST READ BLOG ON THE COUP -Translates Lots of Stuff into English

OSCAR ARIAS: Perpetual President? Changing the Constitution is his Specialty

Gloat-free, one-stop Baseball Scores (Friday night, July 10)

BOREV: WaPo Cites Biased Honduran Press Stats in Story About Biased Honduran Press

It has all come to this for NY Choker fans:

Otto Reich tesitified before the House Foreign Affairs subcommittee on Friday

Isn't it time we pressure President Obama to close the School of the Americas?

Does anyone have better links for Berta Oliva?

Delete, trying again


Just learned something new while watching the Gyros/Pads game on MLB Network.

Baseball's most intriguing prospects:

Insulza slithering now re: Venezuela- He's agreed to meet with opposition state governors and mayors

Zelaya was in Washington Today Meeting w/Insulza and Shannon (spanish)

Cain injured leaves game...Giants win anyway 2-1

Jonathon Sanchez throws no hitter!!! Giants win 8-0

After Stage 8 of Tour de France today, Lance said,

A-Rod now 10th all-time in home runs

Damn, H20. Arturo Gatti?

Bedraggled Poms pray for rain or a miracle (England getting outslugged at the Ashes)

You must see this post by cal04: Micheletti Tried to Change the Honduran Constitution 1985

Best West Coast Baseball Team

Former NY Yankee Great, David Cone To Testify for Sonia Sotomayor's At Her Confirmation Hearing

40 years later, U.S. munitions continue to kill and maim.

Today in Labor History July 11hired by companies to bust strikes and intimidate workers from joining


Yoga Fights Back!

Interesting thing I just learned about North Dakota...

Outstanding read in this months "American Cop" magazine

Multiple law professors—a libertarian and several liberals—together support 14th Amendment challenge

Thought-police is here

Conflict-worn Palestinians carve out niches of joy


Senator Max Baucus: It will be years before some of the major healthcare reforms take effect

Bill Moyers Show Tonight: Insurance Lobby's Secret Plan to Attack "Sicko" and Michael Moore

Evan Bayh's reply to e-mail about health care reform (opposes Single Payer)

Cancer, Non-Cancer Cells Have Similarities

The Healthiest Foods On Earth

Ugly males more fertile

Eight Shots From Downtown

Is it appropriate to photograph funerals?

Crested Caracaras (X-posted in Lounge)

front yard

‘Secretive’ firms dominate US share trading

Stupidity Bites HARD: Dodd and Frank

Can someone explain this Bernie Madoff litigation to me?

Enough is enough!

Trade Red Ink Is Major Cause Of All Our Economic Woes

A New Light For GM and American Manufacturing: The Chevy Volt

Goldman Sachs profit bonanza could stoke anger

TARP for small business?

Events in CA

Potato famine disease striking home gardens in U.S.

Some may have seen this - Hans Rosler on TED showing amazing ways of displaying data.

2012/Shift questions

Okay, I've been up for two hours

Baby dies because rabbi gives it herpes while sucking on its bloody dick.

Don't tell me what God is, until you can tell me what we are.

Ireland Approves ''Blasphemy'' Law

Summer Reading, for foodies and historians!

I found a really good product

I think my crockpot cooks at too high a temp.

Test Scores and Teacher...

On the DU Rules for “So-Called 'Conspiracy Theories'” Posts

Six months prior to 9/11...

Jackson Kids Update: Guardianship Case Delayed One Week

About Bruno

How we saw off Brüno

Morgan Freeman, 72, to Marry His Step-Granddaughter, 27