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Archives: July 25, 2009

Glenn Greenwald on Malloy show right now with Brad Blog subbing for Mike

In the raspberry field today

health care reform breakdown by congressional district

Bitch ain't funny, bitch

NC Dems forfeit $24k over Easley flights


Should Unrecs Have A Requirement to Post?

the avalanche of Anti-healthcare hoopla you see is a prime example of what HUGE amounts of money

Bing Cherries. In NY and TX, $1.79/pound. What's the deal? It's

Officer Thomas Tolstoy / Rapists on Patrol

reader relief post . . .

Makeover advised (prior to lawsuit) for gang member kicked by El Monte officer

Power Surges, Ladies!

Best Pals: The Blind Dog And The Guide Dog

Time to boycott my local theaters....

Shrooms and the Law

Anti-gay, pro-abstinence Tennessee State legislator had affair with intern

Bush Weighed Using Military in Arrests

Any thoughts on Swiss health care? I'm not sure what to think of it.

Working live feed of the Tour de France

Swine flu could hit up to 40%

Blue Dogs or Lap Dogs?

If reTHUGs get to call universal health care "socialized medicine" I get to call private, for $$$

In the middle of health care discussions

Well-wishers mob Palin at hometown picnic

C-Spin caller: "Obama has it in for white people. Well, we've had it

Microcosm of Our Foreign Policy

Apparently, people don’t really enjoy being subjected to coercive imperial domination.

Apparently, people don’t really enjoy being subjected to coercive imperial domination.

Chairman Waxman Wants Health Deal By Tuesday

Right out of the Rove playbook.

Author E. Lynn Harris Dies at 54

The GOP health care plan

Gingrich positions Palin as a conservative leader on energy issues. (Newtie/Patootie 2012)

Two toddlers shoot siblings in US

Teacher who raped student gets 25 to life

The Daily Howler on Gates/Crowley/Obama: Pseudo-libs and class condescension

U.S. announces $200 million in aid to Palestinians

bill maher's 'new rules' diatribe on healthcare this week is the speech i WANTED to hear from obama-

Residents Helping Pig Elude Captors

DU former meat-eaters who've made the transition to vegetarianism: How difficult was it? .....

Fairness in Cocaine Sentencing Act of 2009 (H.R. 3245), (Fairness in Racial Profiling reduction)

Soccer question

"The increase in the federal minimum wage helps women -- but not nearly enough."

The greatest thing about JFK: He had two brains

LIVE NOW - Single Payer Teachin - Watch online

Washington Post media critic won't write about Lou Dobbs (they both work for CNN)

Gates - Crowley: All right, everybody, let’s all cool off.

Repubs: "We want health care reform."

How to Take Back America Conference '09

Appeal Filed to Overturn Ban in Salinger Case

"Blue Dogs are diapered infants who have to be the center of attention."

Single Payer Teach In - Watch online now

This link was just send to me by a friend, thought it was timely since it talks about

Auditioning to be an airhead - Victoria Jackson

Pakistan Consumed by Violence as Taliban Power Grows

Home Front: Values hold up in cities that limited growth

I Just Want to be a Useful Tool.

Live Stream from Paris -- Green Scroll for Iran

Some Incumbent Senators Seem To Get No Respect

Jane Harman Reveals All: Ask No Questions, Tell No Lies.

The Right Wing is thinking for us again.

"Recalling the Downing Street Minutes" by Ray McGovern (7-24-09 Consortium News)

Will the delay on a health care vote help or hurt its chances of passing?

Letterman's Farewell to Palin

Is a true race war a possibility?

the right to euthanasia - something on the move. news from Scotland

Family has to sell "Extreme Makeover" Home - can't afford taxes & utilities

My Question to Birther Christians

Who's in charge at CNN? Klein capitulates, allows Dobbs' birther coverage to continue

Indian Girls Plow Fields Naked in Attempt to Bring Rain

Former police officer explains why you should never agree to be interviewed by the police:

Texas Tech Faculty Circulate Petition Protesting Gonzales

Thank God Bush Was Lazy

Why Aren't the Repubbies Cursed With a 'Red Dog Coalition'?

'The Colony' - survivalist experiment on Discovery Channel

The Monster of Wall Street Lives: Obama administration ignores calls for fundamental change

What is a more effective strategy for getting a Healthcare bill passed....

Is it against the law to have a "Fuck the police" bumper sticker

NYT: As Officers Face Heated Words, Their Tactics Vary

Sing SWEET, SWEET SATURDAY!! Then . . . please come CAPTION!!!!!

Iran: Meet the Likely Candidate for Supreme Leader

GOP's Road to Health Care

The 'Dark Legacy' of the 1980s explored in new film

Which do you want more in politics?

Film focuses on racism in America (scheduled for an April 2010 release)

The War on Disease and Premature Death

here they are: the dogs.

What has happened to "public option" in Congress, and hope for the future...

Palin's coming...

Boehner's Myths vs. Facts On Health Insurance Reform Legislation

War With India

Putting Posse Comitatus Aside, Too

Putting Posse Comitatus Aside, Too

Anyone see Anthony Woods on Bill Maher last night?

Where are the RED DOG republicans?

So I have this totally brilliant plan

Last surviving veteran of the BEF in WWI, Harry Patch, dead at 111

Bush and Cheney’s Final Disagreement

Palin's Wasilla picnic draws a crowd

Palin's Wasilla picnic draws a crowd

The Republican 10 Point Plan for Health Care

The Honduran Battle for Washington

Sign a petition to tell Harry Reid no vacation for the Senate!

Proposed ban on storefront churches called illegal

WaPo: Birthers are an embarrassment to mainstream Republicans.

Beer for Peace!

Dozens of prominent politicians, rabbis and officials have been arrested in New Jersey

Debunking Another Climate Change Crock: What's Up with Anthony Watts? [video]

Debunking Another Climate Change Crock: What's Up with Anthony Watts? [video]

Environmental group claims the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile violated Hawaii's ban on vehicular ads

Do you think Congress should go on vacation?

Congress: You Need to Skip Your Vacation

Sarah Palin leaving governor's post amid confusion, criticism

Sarah Palin leaving governor's post amid confusion, criticism

Ain't Nothing Centrist About Them

"How To Avoid Being Arrested"

Truckers rescue 4 - 2 yr olds from middle of street, Day care center didn't know 4 were missing

Has anyone used Google today ??

Quite possibly the stupidest person in America. Video from a Santa Cruz City Council meeting.

Since Primary Challenge, Specter Voting with Dems 97% of the Time

I'm at a town-hall meetin

What motherfucker is the lead dog in the Blue Dog pack?

Obama’s Not so New Latin America Policy as seen from Bolivia

Argentina Flu Death Mystery Sparks Probe for Virus Mutation

Argentina Flu Death Mystery Sparks Probe for Virus Mutation

Rush says he gets high ratings from.....

Now HERE'S a cop with patience and a professional attitude.

Blue Dogs heel when lobbyists whistle

Police: Fake officer tries to stop real officer

Health Care Hypocrisy

Did you know that "libruls" are fascists? Says so, in this new-ish book.

aug. 8, sarah palin giving speech at the ronald reagan media allowed.

should the democratic party disallow the blue dog coalition?

(How do they come up with this stuff?) LTTE: Euthanasia hidden in health care bill?

So glad to be a dual French-American citizen

Obama Report Card

Rudy Giuliani is spouting nonsense on CNN again...

Pat Buchanan article gets hacked by 4chan.

Fellow Du'ers in the US, what is you legal status ?

Wanna have some fun with freepers?

If Palin ducked out of the public until mid-2011 and came back well-versed in issues...

my local news was reporting on palin's 'goodbye to alaska' speech

What's a good response to the RW e-mail comparing Obama's health care plan to Hitler?

Infrastructure in your area?

Anti-drug efforts beefed up along US-Canada border

I'm going to watch "The Corporation" again. It's time. Remember it? nt

Ain't Nothing Centrist About Them

BREAKING: Jonathon Klein of CNN has become a Birther!!

Has California become a libertarian paradise yet?

Frank Rich: And That’s Not the Way It Is

Higher Plane Thought for the Day --

Germany's biggest military offensive in Afghanistan to date

Guardian UK: Recession spurs global trend for sit-ins and occupations

Down-the-aisle wedding boogie is YouTube sensation

How Rachel Maddow's rebut of Pat Buchanan missed the mark

gates says yes to a beer with crowley

Iran: The Green Brief #38 (July 24) Latest news from Iran

Who wrote the health care legislation? Congress or the health care industry?

Orszag response to CBO report: Supports what Obama has said all along

A Political Ad Proposal

Frank Rich: And That’s Not the Way It Is

TUNE IN, TURN ON AND CHEER UP - Swiss Psychiatrist Fights Fear with LSD

Buying a song twice if you want to use it for your ring tone on iphone

Why is it that conservatives dont want healthcare, but they loved liberating Iraq, and their people?

Blue Dogs Fill Their Bowls with Cash

David Frum And Ann Coulter Get Into Heated Spat Over Sarah Palin

Sergeant James Crowley's Incident Report #9005127 At Gates House

AWESOME article on the Healthcare crisis, Cleveland, Ohio, When Citizens & Doctors VOLUNTEER to give

A Tribute to Breast Cancer Fighters - A "Perfect Portrait" of the Struggle

Obama's Health Care Struggle -- Waterloo or Water Down?-by Bill Moyers & Michael Winship

Has President Obama been hurt or diminished by the TARP bailouts?

Cheney wanted to send U.S. troops to Buffalo NY in 2002 to make arrests

There is no "teachable moment" if no one will listen

Why Do Conservatives Hate Freedom?

Why would anyone block my website?

Support offered for 8-year-old victim of sex assault

Report: NKorea Opens 1st Fast-Food Restaurant

Who all is expecting delayed school starts in your area due to swine flu this year?

Texas Gov. threatens showdown over national healthcare

Teenagers May Be at Greater Risk of Catching Swine Flu, UN Agency Finds

From Comic-Con San Diego...

Try dumpster-diving, Northwest Airlines tells workers !!!

Henry Louis Gates: Déjà Vu All Over Again

Rick Sanchez Goes Off On Twitter: Hispanics Working For Fox Have "Sold Out"

What happened to The History Channel?

2008 Passenger Rail Investment and Improvement Act could restore the Sunset Limited Rail service

Do you feel uncomfortable rec'g a <0 thread?

A must read story about police, drugs & healthcare in our great nation

Sister of Liberian rape victim wants freedom -- for the suspects.

The more conservatives are taught to believe minorities are generally angry, white-hating folks...

Freepers planning Palin's cabinet

Nice profile in New Statesman of Amartya Sen and how Sen's ideas are reshaping liberal thought

Is there any good reason why Homeland Security SHOULDN'T be disbanded?

NYU Anti-Gay Human Right's Professor Dr. Thio is a No-Go

my take on the healthcare debate in the US

Politico: "CBO deals new blow to health plan"

Nice little scoop about how CBS placated right-wing loonies

Nice little scoop about how CBS placated right-wing loonies

The Perception of Crime.

Will the Dems lose 30 House Seats in 2010?

If anyone doubts that cops shouldn't be treated like prima donnas, this site is an informative read

Why, Obama, Why?

Give me three good reasons someone should profit off the sick-

Interesting healthcare reform tidbit

Would you sit down for a beer with a lying, racist pig who denied your rights and arrested you?

Lobbyists the silver lining in health care storm?

Is Obama simply giving Bush a 3rd term in Education?

Shariah laws - I completely agree with Pat Condell

good gawd, cnn is calling it 'gatesgate'

Wireless power system shown off. Meet the future, Witricity.

Racial Profiling -- My Personal Story

Sometimes this board reminds me of an old ethnic joke I heard many years ago.

Catholic Church denies global warming

Plummeting Crime Rates Puzzle Experts...

The Increasingly Bizarre John Ensign Tale

Are lobbyists silver lining in health care storm? Coming out ahead in the endgame?

Libertarians seek a place in the New Hampshire sun

Wal-Mart Threatens Suppliers to Gain Their Promotion Dollars

Daily Beast: The Secret GOP Sex Diary (C Street & Pickering's diary)

Airline crews call LAX airport parking lot home

Should marijuana be decriminalized? CNN poll.

Gates cop asked him to step outside otherwise he couldn't arrest him for disorderly conduct.

Jesus Practiced Socialized Medicine

Do you support single payer only, or do you think a public option

This is how we let the credit crunch happen, Ma'am ...

"Child seriously burned by mother's coffee at Glendale mall"

Was President Obama Ever Racially Profiled?

They say that they want us dead.

Do you remember how difficult it was to be accepted on DU when you first joined?

Rick Perry is still nuts

Texting While Driving ~

FL Dem opposes funding abortion so the GOP can't make an issue of it.

Click here if you will burn your mandated private insuricare card

I finally have a response to right-wingers that feels right.

"Discretion is the better part of valor"? Prudence, responsibility, blame, and guilt.

Which Advocacy Group Would You Donate To For Healthcare Reform? MoveOn?

Which Advocacy Group Would You Donate To For Healthcare Reform? MoveOn?

The Fix to Corporate-Based, Profit-Driven, 37th-Ranked Healthcare System is Called- "Single Payer"

The U.S. Occupation of Iraq Through the Eyes of the Iraqi Resistance

The Three Armies Occupying D.C.: Land Rover Liberals, Corrupt Cowboys and the Millionaire Media

Generalized Police Bashing Needs to Stop

If you want me to recommend your video post, please include a summary.

Great Movie on Hulu this week "The Entrepreneur"

Stan Brock: Single Payer Would Put Me Out of Business

We need a better nickname for the insurance industry--give your suggestions here!

How come Congress needs to "take it slow" passing health care reform

Physicians at Guantanamo Violate Medical Ethics: Study

A woman who has always been friendly astonished me at the Y yesterday.

Re: Gates.. Bottom line. Cops with big egos like Crowley cost cities big money in lawsuits. And

Viewpoint: The Stupidity of the Gates Arrest

McDonalds in Europe vs. McDonalds USA

There's something wrong with charging 40,000 dollars a year to attend a university...

Anti-gay bashing.

Anyone else annoyed about the "Cash for Clunkers" program?

Defying Coup Regime, Zelaya Attempts Return to Honduras - Death Squads Active

Legal Schnauzer: Why Did The 11th Ciruit Cheat Don Siegelman? Here Is My Guess...

Why do conservatives mock communism, marxism, and socialism yet lack an understanding of any?

Why do conservatives mock communism, marxism, and socialism yet lack an understanding of any?

Do you talk or text on your cell phone while driving?

Did Sarah Palin damage the feminist movement in American politics?

Did I hear that Clinton referred to Zelaya's return to Honduras

San Francisco residents: Please tell us about your universal health plan (SFHP)

NYT: An Abortion Battle, Fought to the Death (Dr. George Tiller)

What to do if you're arrested or stopped by the police

Should someone who kills people while driving drunk get the death penalty?

Smedley Butler Stopped American Fascist Conspiracy to Overthrow FDR

Single Payer Health Care Grassroots Movement Alive and Well!!

"The Generation M Manifesto" Excellent rant I ran into.

Obama-Ed: More $ to privatization, merit pay, longer school year.

NYT "Blows Cover Off Trading Scam." Schumer Flips On Wall St.

John Edwards was RIGHT...

Tired about hearing about all the healthcare crap? Try watching SICKO again.


Looking for Dialog on Race in America with Someone of Color

Good Cop / Bad Cop

I am on my way to 10,000 cats

Yay today is the day we go to the zoo.

Is anyone else with a Verizon cell phone having signal problems?

Finish this sentence, "Sometimes I ______________"

937/1371 · 935/1388 · 939/1399

I apologize if this is a repost, but I dig this...

The Frank Factor - Where in Kenya Was Barack Born? Birther Control

This song is creepy and beautiful at the same time.

anyone see the Trailer Park Boys on the Jimmy Kimmel show?

CIA Domestic Operations Division: DU collaborative thread II

Brooklyn goes 'redneck swimming pool' one better.

This date in history: Rock n' Roll was born in Newport, RI, July 25, 1965. Dylan Plugs In.

Q: What's the difference between Joe the Plumber and a dildo with ears?

Male virginity rates by DU forum.

Someone broke into my house last night, drugged me, and

Wife Swap

I've been busy raising bloody hell in GD

I need some panties that won't ride up...

I need some panties

Residents Helping Pig Elude Captors

Car accidents and ear wax

Today is my birthday (Im 58), so caption this picture

Could someone write THANK YOU on my ass so I can moon the security camera?

Dinger Confession Alert

Why do merchant websites use a Drop-Down-Box for "State"?!1

DU Song Of the Day

Ok, I'm 15 min. in to "Burn After Reading" and it's brilliant.

the doggie lover doll...? o.m.G.

The REAL Moon Hoax!

I'm hungry

Why am I randomly wanting to burst into tears lately?

When a thread has over 500 replies is it even worth reading anymore?

The Sky Masterson 5th(one time only)Daily Poetry thread break

Bing is boring. Microsoft should bring back Ms. Dewey!

Anyone watch Torch Wood tonight.

Emo video game nerd smashes his monitor. Dude has some anger issues.

I have no feelings about Alan Rickman one way or the other.

Power Surges, Ladies!

Alan Rickman can kiss my ass. n/t

Gates agrees to "beer with" Obama, policeman

I look at DU for the first time today, and there it is, an Alan Rickman post.

Post a pic of yourself in the nude

Ugh they are remaking Red Dawn

Alan Rickman in the Texas video In Demand.

What Divisions Do You Miss Most From Your Youth?

Saturday Nite at the Lounge Movies

Joan Crawford - Blue Oyster Cult

The Southern Cross - Rattlers

I guarantee that you will LOVE this show

Way of The Gun meets DC Superheroes

Does anyone know much about currency

does anyone know much about anything ?

TheTV at our house died.

Malcolm McLaren - Madame Butterfly


Funniest sketch comedy TV show (since Monty Python?)

What is the least amount of money you feel you could get by on

hey, have I mentioned that my doggie is one of the coolest things that ever happened to me?

The First Time - Roberta Flack

Who the hell is Alan Duckman, and will he FREE THE DUCK??

Do you have healthcare?

Black- Everything is coming up roses

I really dislike one of my oldest spawn's friends...

Nik Kershaw - Wouldn't It Be Good

Has anyone ever been to a Zoo?

Why Is Six Flags Targeting Kids with a Creepy Old Guy?

Fuck you, Alan Rickman.

Shannon is gone..........

If the Sasquatch was really born on the planet Uranus, as the right wing nuts say

Having Ramen noodles for lunch. They're OK but could use more SALT.

Any peeps on DU?

Napolean Sheds His Skin

Guess how many Alan Rickman threads (including this one) there have been since July 16

post a picture of yourself WITH a nude !

'Lost' crew tantalizes Comic-Con with Season 6 teases -- and brings Charlie back from the dead!

The Big Hush

Any wine drinkers out there?

Have many people around her "Bunged" yet? Is it any good?

Who else is sh*t Boredless tonight?

Suggestion for History Channel:



The Ron White Theory:

Have you ever poured out your heart & soul, written something you thought...

It doesn't really matter

Rock bands that lost ONE critical, key member and lived to ROCK ON AGAIN!

Its Heineken Time

Far Side Of Crazy - Wall of Voodoo

Send Me An Angel-Real Life

To Liven up the Lounge tonight:

A Flock Of Seagulls - I Ran

Dramatic video: Cops Arrest Five Wanted Felons!

I so want to take a long road trip in the RV, just take off for a year.

Futrama news from Comic Con today

I can't hate with my eyes open - Holy MacNarland

Question to Everyone: How long did it take you to reach 1000 posts??

nevermind......just a vent

I'm too bored to think of anything to do

Just returned from 5 days on a house boat. Ask me anything!

If the president was really born in Mombassa, as the right wing nuts say

This bugs the hell out of me: "Table" dance vs. "Lap" dance

What would you do for a liver and a Lung?

The Ghost in You - Psychedelic Furs

got a nice buzz from my pain meds tonight ...entertainment?

Who is your favorite Eric Foreman?

New Lock from Home Depot

Crosby, Stills and Nash- Southern Cross

Need a short and to the point reply

After nearly fifteen years, I'm headed back to the Bay Area -- for an *interview*!

Voodoo Chile

Do you consider music sold for ads to be "sell outs"

47 stairs...lots of furniture...11 trips down and back up...don't try this when over 40.

Sukiyaki -- Kyu Sakamoto

So, how about some small talk

Here's a song I wrote about being in a womb

how did Neil Peart attend a McCain/Palin rally in 1981?

This is for you.

Anyone ever create a social networking site?


Official: As of today I have lost 20 pounds since Jan.

"only dead fish go with the flow."

What would you do to liven up the Lounge?

Harry Potter Star Alan Rickman Emerges as Unlikely Movie Crush

This is Just Plain Wrong

Why do people respond to online newspaper polls with the answer "Not Sure"?

Severus/Alan *SIGH*

If you could buy a business, which one would you buy?

Torchwood - guys had bellys,girls had asses,double chins,

"Nice fucking model!"

I forgot to tell you! I *think* I did really well on my interview yesterday!

i love my husband, but he's really a pig

Bing Cherries. In NY and TX, $1.79/pound. What's the deal? It's

Been listening to any music this weekend?


The two teams that will play in the next Super Bowl will be?

A pic of the late, great Nashville Cat

Is there ANY creativity left in Hollywood?

new tattoo ( pics)

Anyone ever live in a motorhome or travel trailer temporarily?

DU former meat-eaters who've made the transition to vegetarianism: How difficult was it? .....

I just got back from the zoo (warning pic heavy)

Any advice on researching a murder that happened back in the 60s?

I have had the wrong idea about pigeons for a long time.

Dc-10 or L-1011?

The most heart breaking lyrics ever,,,,,,,,,

When should it be obvious that your acting career is pretty much over?

Rock bands that lost ONE critical, key member and should have called it a day...but didn't

Veggie seeds. I posted this in the Farm section, but no response yet.

She comes down from Yellow Mountain

Obama rushes to quell racial uproar he helped fire

Experts: Full criminal probe in Jackson case

Report: Bush mulled sending troops into Buffalo

Cheney, Bush Officials, Considered Using The Military To Arrest Terror Suspects In U.S.

7 Militants Killed in Taliban Attack on a Police Station in Southeast Afghanistan

9/11 Commission members act to finally wrap it up

Iraq awaits Kurdistan poll result

Fla. governor's office praises Nazi film

Debunking Another Climate Change Crock: What's Up with Anthony Watts? [video]

U.S. to Sign U.N. Disabilities Rights Pact

Court docs: Octomom inks showbiz deal for tots

Some Gitmo Detainees May Come to US Jails.

Dodd Says U.S. Shouldn’t Rule Out Helping CIT Avoid Bankruptcy

Antitrust Chief Hits Resistance in Crackdown

French pilot re-enacts 1st English Channel flight

Dialing for dollars: Inmates scam Qwest, run own phone service out of jail

Evangelist guilty of taking minors across state lines for sex

Secrets of CIA 'ghost flights' to be revealed

Man challenges Cuba travel ban

Indonesia poll result challenged

Protesters across globe decry Iran's abuses

Tech faculty oppose Gonzales-More than 40 faculty members sign petition against former AG

Spiralling violence unnerves Afghanistan before vote

Republican senators arrived to Honduras to meet with Micheletti about Human Rights

Obama Touts Healthcare Plan for Small Businesses

Terry (R-Ne) offers health plan idea

No proof woman stranded in Kenya is Canadian: Cannon

New Biden Criticism Surprises Russia

New Biden Criticism Surprises Russia

Internet bottleneck stalls ‘clunker’ trades

Study: Up to 79% Of New Zealanders Expected to Catch Swine Flu (More Infectious Than 1918 Flu)

WWI veteran Patch dies aged 111

US eyes private guards for bases in Afghanistan

Outcry over disowned US rape girl

Racist Web Posts Traced to Homeland Security

Fla. governor’s office praises Nazi film

Pelosi: When I take health care bill to the floor, 'it will win'

Jailers,Jeffrey Bieber and Justin Piro, Cleared of Abuse of female prisoner, Shocking Video Released

Boy (4) shoots baby sister in US city (Vegas)

Revealed: the secret evidence of global warming Bush tried to hide

Black professor in race row arrest accepts Obama's invitation for a beer

Fighting the NWO with makeup on.

Chemtrails and Weather Warfare Validated by History Channel

Weekly Address: Health Insurance Reform, Small Business and Your Questions

A Brief History Of Neoliberalism by David Harvey

Bagram Inmates Protest Indefinite Imprisonment

Cheney Demanded To Use US Troops To Arrest People To Destroy The Constitution

United 4 Iran: Global Day Of Action - July 25th

A song of resistence for all of us covered by Willie Nelson

RSU interviews Dennis Miller

The American Health Care System

Joan Baez - And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda

Australian comedians pay a surprise visit to torture memo author John Yoo

Free Market Fantasies by Noam Chomsky

Chris Hedges - War Is A Force That Gives Us Meaning

Class War - Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky : History Of US Imperialism

Fox News: Horrific effects of antidepressants/psychotic drugs

HBO's Bill Maher Takes On America's 'Profit Motives'

CNN Interview With Other Officer In Gates Arrest Photo

TYT: O'Reilly & Col. Peters Call Captured US Soldier Crazy

Carrie Prejean sings at the Del Mar Racetrack on opening day 2009

Grassley Says Obama (privately told him he is) willing to drop public option

maxkeiser: Should Goldman Sachs be prosecuted for Human Rights Violations?

Rep. John Conyers: "What'll they do today that will make you either laugh or cry?"

KBDI Denver Airs 9/11 Press for Truth

Letterman: Top 10 Things Overheard At Sarah Palin's Farewell Party

Howard Dean heckled by single payer advocates at Portland book signing.

Ousted Honduras Leader Briefly Returns Home

The Swedish Health Care System (The Stockholm model)

JK Wedding Entrance Dance

Gates: It's about rights, not race

TYT: Rachel Maddow Destroys Pat Buchanan & Cenk Loves It

Immigration Reform is equal to more cheap labor import

Thousands Of H-1B Visas Still Up For Grabs while employers whine

Thousands Of H-1B Visas Still Up For Grabs while employers whine

Washington gossip centers on one address

Tata Consultancy Services has 18,000 H-1B Visa Workers

"More Dubious Secrets" ( 7-17-09 The National Security Archive)

Community columnist: Following God’s will in stand on GLBT rights

Welcome to the ‘Club’

White House Sends A-Team To Israel To Try To Overcome Settlements Impasse, Talk Iran

Cambridge Sgt. Accepts Obama’s 'Beer Invitation' — with Conditions!

How Congress Failed to Stop NSA Spying. Jane Harman reveals the questions not asked.

Courage sustains a hate crime survivor(Was 5 when Shot in 1999)


Honduras and the Three-Ring Circus By Al Giordano


Is Palin still relevant? (Cafferty -- read for the responses!)

Health Care Hypocrisy

When Disorderly Conduct is a Cop's Judgment Call

Obama Calls Cambridge Cops, Congratulates Them on a 'No-Hitter'

Jane Harman: What the CIA hid from Congress

Grassley: Obama Has ‘Said To Me Privately’ That He Is Willing To Drop A Robust Public Option

How the Ultra-Rich Are Trying to Kill Health Reform

Scientists Worry Machines May Outsmart Man.

My near arrest for disorderly conduct..........

Black males' fear of racial profiling very real, regardless of class

Nineteen Years After the End of the World

The Gates Fiasco – Abuse of Power, Not Racism

GOP Really Needs to Kill Health Care Reform!

A Woman's Closet/A Black Man's Car

OBAMA...."The Shuffle President".......Matt Bai

Obama wants our schools to be more like South Korea

SEE IT NOW! The Birthers' Star Spangled Banner

Obama escalates assault on public education

Could it be that Harry and Louise are happier because, this time, they're in on the deal?

I'm not pissed at the Blue dog dems

Question: Is it okay to post a picture of a loved one on a public message board?

Pelosi: We have a good bill, . . public option has overwhelming caucus support . .it will win

I broke in to my house once - maybe about a year ago

Some basic questions need to be asked & answered before health reform of any kind proceeds

I.E., Education - What is your personal experience dealing with Education?

To all who refuse to confront the reality of this health care 'reform': READ THIS -

I wish the Fort Worth bar raid had gotten national attention

My take on Henry Louis Gates arrest.

So, no health care reform today, the Senate is packing it in, the House

One again, the crazies have won.

If Somebody Here Works In The WH - Please Get This Message To The President.........

First lady says children need exposure to arts

Bill Moyers & Michael Winship: Obama's Health Care Struggle -- Waterloo or Water Down?

An ordinary American taking Max Baucas to task

Don't report this story! Look over here! Birthers! Cops! Shit, Michael Jackson!


Guests for the Sunday TV news shows (Axelrod, Hillary, Pelosi, Gibbs)

Racial Profiling

If the newspapers cannot rise above this morass of mediocrity they deserve their impending demise

Chuck Grasshole said Obama told him privately he's willing to drop public option

A Personal Anecdote About Obama's "Teaching Moment" Over The Gates "Controversy"

The Media is a big part of the problem in so many issues, including Race Relations in the US!

Antitrust Chief Hits Resistance [From Obama Administration] in Crackdown

The Republican Healthcare Chart an Anaylasis

Democrats Block GOP Health Care Mailing

Gates says "Yes" to Beer with Crowley and the President

Limbaugh's Lies Sabotage the Health Reform Debate

Healthcare Reform: Insurers/providers want a steady stream of customers subsidized by taxpayers.

Obama....the "I-Pod/Shuffle President" for our "Multi-tasking Times"

What would happen if we all started emailing/calling all TV and radio stations and asked....

NY Times Carries GOP Water ... Again

Rate Arne Duncan

Here is the GOP Health Care Plan

It's really clear why Rush Limpy keeps talking

Press Corps Warns White House Of Increased Adversarial Tone If They Aren't Nicer To Press Corps

Pelosi: When I take health care bill to the floor, 'it will win'

AFT To Scrutinize 'Race to the Top' Regulations


A question about the Blue Cross Dems: How badly do they really want to be re-elected?

Paid for by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act

Mr President! This should not be water under the bridge

Question about talking back to an officer and the charge of "disorderly conduct"

Religious RIght Linking Health Care Reform to Abortion

Healthcare reform sets off euthanasia alarm

Some Blue Dogs Threatening to Quash Health Bill Over Surtax Voted for Bush Tax Cuts

President Obama,Dems:Tell the media only 4.1% of small businesses would be affected by tax surcharge

1st non-white President extolls virtue of slavery!?

Joe Conason: Blue Dogs Heel When Lobbyists Whistle

Obama Says Health Plan Benefits Small Business (NYT)

Fuck Enron medicine!

What Sayeth William the Maher on Gates-Gate?

Anthony Woods is on Bill Maher


Grist: Antibiotic-resistant salmonella burgers, with a side of flame retardants

Even with electricity from coal, electric vehicles beat gas in CO2 emissions

Scratch those new Ontario reactor plans (cross-post)

Exelon CEO John Rowe on Friday said his company won't be building new nuclear plants

BREAKTHROUGH!!!!! Nature: Scientists discover a way to reduce carbon dioxide with light energy!!!!!

Newsweek: Climate-Change Calculus

Gloat-free Baseball Scores (Friday, July 24)

NFL Network Top 10 Shows

Phillies fans just got caught cheating shining a green laser in the faces

The L.A. Times went completely overboard on Manny Ramirez's

Matt Cain..another Giants Cy Young Award winner ?


I miss Billy Martin

Question for the REAL SPORTS FANS and their rules (Sorry about the East Coast Bias)

Massa in life-threatening condition after surgery

Name the team(s) you would absolutely never root for no matter the circumstances.

Here's another another bad idea that has Selig's fingerprints all over it

Heh! The Skankees go down to the A's 6-4 at home! The A's score

No Comments about how the GiNats did tonight??

Kiffin Says His Antics Were a Necessary Step

Man challenges Cuba travel ban

Zelaya Awaits Contact with Honduran Military Command

Zelaya to Visit Washington Tuesday (so says State Dept.)

UPDATES from Honduran Resistance: A 6am-6pm Curfew today on Honduras Border - 100 Detatined

HEADS UP - Zelaya Supposed to be making another try to get across border and


U.S.: Honduras Coup a "Lesson" for Zelaya Not to Follow Venezuela's Path

Honduran military preparing a sports stadium in el Paraiso for detainees, Pinochet style (SP)

EVA UPDATE 7pm, 7/24 Plus a Comment from Diana Barahona

Venezuela Prepares Defense Against US Aggression from Colombia

Alert: Republican senators (3) arrived to Honduras to meet with Micheletti about ?? human rights??

Brazil to triple price it pays Paraguay for energy

Al Girodano Gets it Wrong: "Hounduras and the Three-Ring Circus"

EVA UPDATES: 2 updates, both Sat., 7/25

Human Rights commission condemns systematic rights violations in Honduras

The last of the noblest generation

Sen Mark Warner just got back to me, or at least his staff did.

Bicyclist allegedly shot at boys he said harassed him

Marwan Barghouthi to be nominated for Fatah leadership

Anti-Zionist Orthodox Jews (Rabbis) pay visit to Hamas in Gaza (Times Online)

S.F. Festival Under Fire Over Plan To Screen Rachel Corrie Film

United Electrical Workers Blast GE's Plant Closings

Ford's UAW Workforce Down To 47,000 As A Thousand More Take Buyouts

Police block food and medicine to Ssangyong union members on sit down strike

Today in Labor History July 25 New York garment workers won the right to unionize after a 7 month st

CEOs Get One-Third of All Pay; Bank of America Uses Taxpayer $$ for Lobbying

How Labor, Grassroots Activists Say They Will Help Save Health Care Reform

Try dumpster-diving, Northwest Airlines tells workers !!! (re-direct)

Sale on UFW items (15-50% off)

RtKBA campaigners in Illinois

Scenes from my mother's garden (yard)

The Temptations...

Nikkon Transfer program

Bill Moyers & Michael Winship: Obama's Health Care Struggle -- Waterloo or Water Down? (re-direct)

Report Sees Agent Orange Link to More Illnesses

"Healthy" dietary fat link to ulcerative colitis

Faster walkers live longer than slower walkers

Healthcare Reform: Insurers/providers want a steady stream of customers subsidized by taxpayers

Colic In Babies May Be Caused By Gut Bacteria

Carcinogens and poisons found in electronic cigarettes

Why President Obama Can't Use Green Bay & Lacrosse to Project Healthcare Costs

the Waterdown, Ontario, woman with a brain tumour ...

my sister in law told me - if you get sick, you can go to the emergency room

Dr. Housing Bubble 07/23/09

Max Keiser and others speak on food market bubble, 2009

Global Banking Economist Warned of Coming Crisis

The Monster of Wall Street Lives: Obama administration ignores calls for fundamental change

Inspecting the Murky Bailout

X-post: NYT "Blows Cover Off Trading Scam." Schumer Flips On Wall St.

Homophobia and racism are equally bad.

Gay drag queen Big Mama Capretta is a Catholic priest by day

Jupiter: Our Cosmic Protector?

Try dumpster-diving, Northwest Airlines tells workers !!! (re-direct)

another take on the recent solar eclipse

Something Wonderful is about to happen' (video)

What musicians do you really like? Please share some of their music that you like.

There is hope.

Can someone summarize the beliefs of scientology?

What Do You Make of This Bible Verse?

Any universities or colleges or community colleges in your area hiring online

No aigs yet. But turkeys!

The Spaghetti Squash Troubles.......

Squash blossoms - what did I do wrong?

Perfect summer sandwich for a hot summer night.

I don't care about contests to bake cakes that look like Shrek - The Food Network is 65% crap!

Does something called the "Illuminati"

Hey, they're learnin' us dumb Texans about LBJ over in GD