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Archives: July 30, 2009

cop's racial gaffe draws ire

Cuba: more cuts in public spending announced

UK gender pay gap widens, according to new report

Blumenauer (D-Ore.) says Republican attacks on health care are 'unhinged'

Old flight school buddies tracked me down through DU posts! How cool is that?

Crooked Cops Caught Plotting To Frame Motorist (VIDEO)

Detroit mechanic hid life as clandestine Klansman

Bipartisan Compromise (Comic)

Birthers, Deathers and Secessionists in...

Let's give the country back to the Republicans.

From Arbenz to Zelaya: Chiquita in Latin America

Up is now Down: "Graham hailed for comments, vote on Sotomayor"

Beck accused Obama of having a "problem" with white people by being a problematic white guy


7 July suicides push Corps to record pace

Replacing Mother: Infant Formula Report (Report about dangers of DHA in formula)

Too funny, with severe thunderstorms going on, our local fox station decide what's

Anybody listen/watch Fox & Friends this a.m. with that British couple?

Anybody listen/watch Fox & Friends this a.m. with that British couple?

Are males more likely to be racist?

When More Grain Equals Fewer Nutrients

Gaza Children Seek World Record(Kite Flying)

Blimp Blimp - looks like Pete Sessions has a serious

Burma Warning on Suu Kyi Protests

Gov. Don Siegelman to be interviewed at 8:20 a.m. EST on The Sam Greenfield Show

Some things make you shake your head in disbelief

Some things make you shake your head in disbelief

Senator Harkin is on Washington Journal- making sense

Morning Joe Country Club set want you to know today that healthcare reform is not a priority for

US military deaths in Afghanistan region at 682

Ugh, my DINO congressman, Collin Peterson, is an out of touch moron.

Easy Money?

Nigerian Troops Attack Islamist Mosque, Kill 100

O'Reilly May Host Dobbs For "Birther" Discussion

Mississippi cops spin 'wheel of fortune' to decide who to arrest

Time: U.S. Spurned Iran Offers to Turn Over Bin Laden's Son

Has the cartogram for the 2008 election been posted yet? Wow!..just wow!

Obama campaign conference call on health care

New York MTA Bus-Subway Jobs Being Cut

If the final Health Care bill is watered down tripe should it be passed?

Officers Run Background Check On Obama; Placed On Leave

Dave Zirin: The Reality of Vick's Return

What is the lesson from this Beer Summit "teachable moment"?

WSJ/NBC Poll: 67% would NOT like to see Palin as President

WSJ/NBC Poll: 67% would NOT like to see Palin as President

The Swine Flu Vaccine, Pregnant Women and Thimerosal

Kent Conrad on MPR: "I want a strong public option, but if we don't have the votes...

The Healthcare Deal: "White House is laying the groundwork for dumping the public plan option"

The Healthcare Deal: "White House is laying the groundwork for dumping the public plan option"

Are the People who work for Limpballs, Beck, O'liely, etc really that loyal???

Howard Dean as the guest host of Countdown

Las Vegas, Fort Myers, Florida, Leading U.S. Metro Areas in Foreclosures

Big surprise -- WaPo highlights nutcases while ignoring real health care crisis.

Lanny Davis and the Honduran Coup

Why does NBC combine with the WSJ for polling?

If the Health Care Financing debate teaches us nothing else at least we lear how corrupt Congress is

Gag on Honduran media gets tighter in month since coup, critical media obstructed

Some factors that make the unemployment somewhat "less bad" than in the 1930's.

Some factors that make the unemployment somewhat "less bad" than in the 1930's.

NWA played on a morning show going to break?!?

Desperate Repubs are pushing hate and racism...

Greg Palast: The Day the president Turned Black

Exclusive: Earmark critic (Pete Sessions)steered cash to blimp, former aide

10 Things You Didn't Know About Regina Benjamin (surgeon gen. nominee)

Officers suspended for background check on President Obama

From the Onion: Obama meets with Gates and Crowley

Thorpe 'wrong about racial takeover'

Gawdammit. One of my Senators seems to be sleeping in a lobbyist's pocket.

Dan-ZING-er! Instant Classic.

Dan-ZING-er! Instant Classic.

Why don't we hear about *this* poll? Sixty Seven Percent do NOT want ......

"Faith-Based" anti-healthcare

DC Lawyer Arrested After Talking About Gates Arrest, Criticizing Police

NYT - Lucrative Fees May Deter Efforts to Alter Loans

The New Republic-The Decider-by Michael Crowley-Who runs U.S. foreign policy?

I'm pretty sure this probably has been posted before, it's too priceless

Markets Are Surging Today

Gore Vidal: America the Great ... Police State

Funny yet scary website

Jesus seen in St Tropez, France

Stockton, CA Student Using Pot To Pay For School

Why Midwestern Town Have Been Ravaged By Meth - Alternet

Obama birthers ate my love child! The president is an alien! The Republican nutball fringe ...

Obama birthers ate my love child! The president is an alien! The Republican nutball fringe ...

Republican Healthcare Deciphered

Republicans want the rest of us without health care to decrease the surplus population!

The foot in the door theory...

Consumers pay $34 billion for alternative medicine

Will Glenn Beck ever get too much for even Faux news?

It's time for Democrats to stop being "bipartisan"

Deaths in Iraq raid on Iranian camp

The media characterizes the fall in "on-going" unemployment claims as

Happy 44th birthday, Medicare! The right wingers' screams of apocalypse were a sham.

Happy 44th birthday, Medicare! The right wingers' screams of apocalypse were a sham.

Stephen Hawking and Sen. Kennedy among 16 recipients of Presidential Medal of Freedom

51 Conspiracy Theories That Don’t Exist But Should

For the british posters on DU

EPA Grills U.S. Army Over Handling of PCB-Contaminated Wastes

CIA Code Expert Found Dead on Palm Springs Trail

Thursday TOON Roundup part 4-Economy, pot, football...

Desperate state may sell Capitol buildings, others (Ariz.)

Looks to me like

The Real Twitpocalypse: Asteroid Alerts Come to Twitter

LTTE re: healthcare. Share what's there in your local paper. Offer inspiration for more LTTE

Welcome to The Public Record 2.0

All we need is love, a little more Coke, and a little less of the real thing.

Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness

The Goldberg-OReilly Birther theory: Its an evil Obama plot to make conservatives look like wingnuts

Will America's Oligarchs be able to keep their concierge health care under the new plan?

Will America's Oligarchs be able to keep their concierge health care under the new plan?

Sacramento Man, 19, Arrested for Blowing Up Cat

Serious question: why, if we deplore the "sound bite media," do we embrace Twitter?

The Rude Pundit - Destroying Obama as Quickly as Possible, Part 2a: Sympathy for the Republican

Schwarzenegger's Approval Falls To New Low - 28%

CNN's Jon Klein Plays Defense at TCA over Lou Dobbs & birthers

Pelosi lashes out at private health insurance ‘villians’

Nothing can stand in the way of the power of millions of voices calling for change.

Addicted to Oil [Cartoon]

huffpo Ex-GOP Rep. Tom Davis Warns Republicans: We've Become A Rural And Southern Party

Visa Quarterly Profit Jumps 73 Percent Amid Recession

I really fear Obamacare will be Medicare Part D Part Deux

Is there any human institution that shouldn't be universalized?

Health Co-Ops have no reason for living - at least as co-ops

Shatner skewers Palin again on Conan last night...

Send Your Medical Bills To Congress.******TAKE ACTION*******

What's this about a healthcare co-op...?

I've called my Senators and Representative about health care. If there isn't a strong public option-

Reverand Ike dies. Remember him?

Sleepless in Ohio

I am starting to react to Loretta Sanchez in a way similar to how I react to Joe Lieberman

Chemtrail Conspiracy - Loony or Correct?

I'll be shopping at Home Depot this weekend. Here's Why:

General Motors announces $1 billion plan to build more vehicles... in Brazil

It's nowhere near a CEO bonus, but I just found out I have a pension

Is your "economy" improving?

Digby's Blog On Healthcare: "The Real Problem With Obama's Poll Numbers"...


Not syndicating Palin

KENNEDY - HARVEY MILK - HAWKING - TUTU - & MORE: Recieve 2009 Presidential Medal of FREEDOM

Statistics, info from American Progress

last night's "The Word" on Colbert- He who smelt it, dealt it

Horrifying new columnist in my area newspaper:

Horrifying new columnist in my area newspaper:

Woo hoo! Another pay cut!

A call for help from the progressive caucus..on dailykos:

Calif: Governor approves new San Quentin Death Row

SWINE FLU WARNING: Ministry Warns Heavy Metal Fans Not To Kiss or Share Beer

Can someone please help me to respond to some healthcare questions...

self deleted

The Two Santa Clause Theory

Attorneys: Madoff 'Distraught' in Prison

Whoa! Contessa Brewer is hot on the trail

Senator Baucus is not so extremely conservative on many issues.

British review: No difference between water and iced tea

Las Vegas, Fort Myers, Florida Lead U.S. Cities in Foreclosures

You'd think Pharma and medical equipment companies would be fighting

53-year-old "fan" arrested for stalking Miley Cyrus, then released because of jail overcrowding

Health Reform Or Insurance Reform?.........

Iran: Green Brief #43 (July 29) Latest news from Iran

This is why Baucus keeps trying to be right wing - organized right wing threats and protests

Tempers flare at RNC meeting

"Mr. Political Science Major" has his knickers in a twist (about tolerance) this morning...

The Blind Men and the Elephant: Aesop and Subjectivity

Thursday TOON Roundup part 3- Beer!


94-year-old ex-U.S. Rep. Ken Hechler : From activist to hell-raiser

Devil's Advocate question regarding VA healthcare ...

Devil's Advocate question regarding VA healthcare ...

Overqualified and underpaid

Didja see the Daily Show shred Geithner?

What Kind Of Health Care Do Iraqi's and Afghani's Have & Who Pays For It?.......

Head's up, "Beer Summit" countdown clock now on MSNBC

Head's up, "Beer Summit" countdown clock now on MSNBC

Just saw a FUCK OBAMA shirt on some idiot at a pizza place

This makes me really sad: State Senator Faces Lewd Conduct Allegations

MSM Finds Another Mediocre GOP Governor For Hope

Pawlenty focused on opposing Obama administration

I'm posting this in GD for quicker response: Electrical Service Price

It takes one idiot to praise another... Club for Growth's Chocola on Congresswoman Bachmann...

It takes one idiot to praise another... Club for Growth's Chocola on Congresswoman Bachmann...

How You Finance Goldman Sachs' Profits

I wonder if Officer Crowley's kids will go to Harvard

WHY is the "recession" over?

Judge Grants Mohammed Jawad's Habeas Petition, Orders Release ( from Gitmo)

Socialized health care sucks

Some questions on single payer..

List of Dungeon-Worthy Topics

Know the history of the Statue of Liberty?

Greg Palast: The Day the President Turned Black (But has he turned back?)

The Republicans are trying to kill my elderly mother:

Was there supposed to be a march on Washington today?

Was there supposed to be a march on Washington today?

Two "Birther" pictures.

What if the following were to happen?

We're running 2 wars and watching countless other examples of man's

Take Cover Memphis.....TORNADO WARNINGS

Police and thieves pillage Helmand (raping pre-teen boys)

Carlos Watson (MSNBC) refuses to allow Mike Pence to lie about "$1T in new taxes"

Are the Republican tactics against Universal health care working?

MSNBC explores whether "right-wing racism (is) on the rise"

Sen. Russ Feingold in The Nation: White House Is Whistling Past Afghan Graveyard

GOP Senator Undercuts Pukes Claim That Dem Health Care Bill Will Cause “Government Euthanasia”

Big Ed skewers Palin on his show - commercial immediately following - anti-Palin ad!

Woman finds 'stolen' Audi in neighbor's garage 2 years later

quit watching. a 12 step program for you

What we need to realize: the biggest issue for most people in any health-care reform...

Hey, LOOK! Suzie Homemaker's guttin' a MOOSE! (Fox News poll selects Palin's "best job")

What would the M$M say if Prof Gates had brought his lawyer?

Soo much uproar over the MA cop with the WHY-TEE Licence Plate...WELL GUESS WHAT!

Bob Barker: Bear pits will hurt tourism in western NC

Which "educational" network fails most spectacularly at being "educational"?

Birther Blog Bites Big One -- Blames Blog's Burial On Boneheaded (and Cheap) Birthers

Gonna HIT THE AIRWAVES next week! Need help.

John Stossell is on beck. I'm so damn angry with Fox and others that I could just scream

How Much Have Those Of Us That Went For & Obtained An MBA.......

lars larson

Someone has been setting cars on fire in SF. 12 in the last week.

53 House Members Declare They Won't Vote For Healthcare Compromise! Full text of letter at link

Judge orders Gitmo detainee release after 6 1/2 years

City Fines 62-yo Cancer Patient for Cleaning up Litter

Bwahahaha! Ed Schultz rips my Repuke Congressman Kevin McCarthy a new one

'Iran and Russia to hold joint naval exercise in the Caspian Sea'


In 1993, no Republican voted for Bill Clinton's budget plan, and many of them

Completely superfluous poll......What college athletic conference does your Alma Mater belong to?


One of the things that really made Posey cry? Getting made fun of by Stephen Colbert!

Rights groups decry Gaza 'honor killing'

Republicans Get Desperate to Save Bank Subsidies

Overdraft fees should be looked at as a lending practice... 3000% interest anyone?

Obama Says Recession Nears End as Data Improve While Polls Fall

Church? This 7 year old isn't having any of it...

The most sensible way to handle health care...from a religious Republican, no less.

I swear we just had an earthquake here in SoCal. Ground did a faint

Weird stuff seized from you by airport security:

Why the public option must fail.


Proressive Caucus sign up!

Shatner on Palin returns

Thursday TOON Roundup part 1- Assorted Nuts

Texas Gov. Perry mocks Sen. Hutchison for stepping down

We bought a car using "cash for clunkers" ......Happy as the dog is mangy!!

We bought a car using "cash for clunkers" ......Happy as the dog is mangy!!

Hold the Presses! Tweety's got a "man crush" on Officer Crowley.

If you still cannot purchase mandated insurance, you can get a waiver!

While O'LOOFAH/BECK "investigate" ACORN, wha hoppon to KKKarl small role in Atty firings?!1 n/t

Well we sure can't have a program that creates jobs now can we?

How Leonard Peltier could leave prison by August 18


Ortiz and Ramirez Said to Be on 2003 Baseball Doping List

A "Blue Dog", a "DINO": what's the difference? What are the core characteristics of a Democrat?

Joe The Cop 2012!

Is Keith just on Vacation?

Take one part hypocrisy. one part tunnel vision, marinate in copious amount of

My body is not a football field

What did Campbell Brown just say

Don Siegelman up on Hartmann

Why are people so down on Policemen?

Were there any teachable moments in Fred Hampton's police ''experience?"

Tax Evaders Flock to IRS to Confess Their Sins

guantanamo and torture for a 12 year old detainee.....

This is insane - Customs Agency tearing down "United States" sign it just put up 3 weeks ago

Have you ever been personally and directly helped or harassed by police officers?

Los Perros Peligrosos

Never let your mom burnout on a motorcycle (Video)


Should Sarah Palin sub for Ed Schlutz while he's gone next week?

sgt james crowley is giving a news conference msnbc

Dear President Obama: You Are Not Fit to Honor Harvey Milk

Virginia Foxx - you cross-eyed broad - this one's for you! My LTE in her town.

Barrett's getting fired fromTWO jobs...

Forget What BEER They Were Drinking... What Salty Snacks Were Available?

Thursday TOON Roundup part 2-Bad Dogs

Beer, Beer, Beer

I thought Georgie was the one people would like to have a beer with?

How about giving America the healthcare it deserves?

Crowley doesn't look like he's enjoying the beer fest (pic)

Anthony Weiner just introduced an Amendment to Repeal Medicare

Out of all the beer on the planet, Obama picks...

I can't even stand the taste of beer. Really, I hate it. What should I have done instead?

Just watched Colbert, again, from two nights ago

Just watched Colbert, again, from two nights ago

Medical malpractice liability caps for pain and suffering-- have the caps

Valerie Jarrett & Ambassador Rice on the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Will Johnnie McCain take Cindy to Sturgis for another shot at 'Miss Buffalo Chip'

I was sick, in the hospital, but I realize I was LUCKY we need to add options to have recover time

7-year-old steals car to avoid church

Who likes torture? Not who you might think

Skewing the Health Care Debate

My God! Who IS this asshole on Randi?

David Swanson just sent out an interesting Tweet:

Every time I turn on CSPAN, there is a republican speaking. Why no democrats?

getting health insurance

Healthcare Reform with Dr. Howard Dean and Dr. Bill Frist

crap post

Gordon Gekko, prophet?

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

Economic Report: 64 Million U.S. Women Have Struggled To Pay Medical Bills

It isn't just about race, it is about abuse of power

Obama fails to name anti-Semitism envoy

Canadian Union to US - Have Courage for the Common Good

Who should be invited to the next beer summit?

What happened at the beer thing?

Hutchison Campaign Site Contains Hidden Phrase, 'Rick Perry Gay'

Do you feel it cause I do....

RWers: Screw your "flag-pin" and "beer-choice" bullshit...

Hey just noticed, no DUzy's for the past couple weeks

You know you want one!!!

You know you want one!!!

Should Thursday Be the New Friday?

Corporate Profits, Corporate Taxes, Employee Compensation ... trends.

Schwartzenegger approval ratings at 28% - where's the recall ??

Madoff's AMEX Statement -

Information makes you vote Progressive

Mother ditched Cell Phone before Taconic Pky Crash that killed 8

Wacked out fundie site of the day: Visionary Daughters

I'm f**kin tired of this Gates thing

Lou Dobbs' Birther Madness Causes His Ratings to Plummet

Worthless... worthless...worthless.

Get a load of this asshole Randi is talking to on the phone!

Cops ought to be accountable for their actions on the job:

Cash For Clunkers To Be Temporarily Suspended

Media Censorship In Action - Where's The Coverage Of Today's Healthcare Rally In DC?

2008 Polar ice decline was worse than originally forecasts.

If health reform fails, we can thank the liars and propaganda hate-mongers on right-wing radio

I'd be happy to pay $4,380 annually in additional taxes for health care

Take Back the Beep Campaign (against extra long, minutes-eating voicemail instrux)

High School Admins Coerce Cheerleader for Facebook Password

PLEASE call Congress switchboard & ask for emergency funding for CARS program to continue

"Religious leaders; health care a basic human right" Chicago Tribune


Exclusive: Earmark critic steered cash to blimp, former aide

Pennsylvania state workers go without pay

Dow Jones up 15%, more than 1200 points, since January 20th

Baucus: ‘No idea’ how he’ll vote on Sotomayor

What are people doing to prepare for the second wave of H1N1?

Billionaires for Budget Cuts - pic

How many beers does one bring to a beer summit? A six pack? A case?

The Progressive Caucus vs. The Blue Dogs

Will 3rd parties rise up in 2010 and 2012?

House Dems push ahead on compromise health bill over liberals' complaints

Literacy rate among predominantly Muslim societies: Soviet Republics vs. Other

Friday: Crucial Vote on Single Payer Healthcare

I can't help but think, if we're all "forced" to buy healthcare insurance, why would employers....

Study: Bank Bonuses Far Exceeded Revenues

Study: Bank Bonuses Far Exceeded Revenues

I'm surprised there hasn't been any "The President promotes drinking!" craziness...

“Skip” Gates- A Curious Martyr in the Struggle Against Racism

Discovery Channel letter partnering with Kerry during Shark Week to ban sharkfinning.

Dems Fighting For Universal Health Care Should Carry A Large Copy Of This Photo At All Times

My two (and only) encounters with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

So who is the first really dumb politician that you remember?

¡Muerte al Sur! Voinivich upsets Diaper Vitter over calling the Repug party a Southern party

Regarding Orly Taitz

Please list the consequences of bankruptcy as a direct result of a medical condition.

FDR Lives....

Largest health care fraud in US history was by Bill Frist's family business - He's on w/ Howard Dean

Imus says Lou Dobbs birther looks like "a grassy knoll nut"

Disorderly Conduct: Conversation About Gates Arrest Precedes Arrest

Zinn's A People's History of the United States coming to the History Channel narrated by Matt Damon

Lucia Whalen was the one person who got it right

Mmmm, Beer! ---pix---->

Hospitals checking patients' credit reports

U.S. Adviser’s Blunt Memo on Iraq: Time ‘to Go Home’

You know what REALLY pisses me off about TV 'discussions'?

Why do you hate republicans?

Freep forward on Health Care

Climate Denier attempts to block YouTube criticism

Reasons I am "down on policemen".

So I e/m'ed Kellogg's and asked if their corn flakes used GM corn, and

'A Whole Industry Is Waiting For A Pandemic'

Who "owns" Organics? (scary chart)

Baucus Could Lose Chairmanship Over Stalled Health Care Negotiations

Driver was texting on one cell phone, talking on can guess the result

Officers Run Background Check On Obama; Placed On Leave

I’m sorry. I don’t mean to stare. It’s just… - pic

I’m sorry. I don’t mean to stare. It’s just… - pic

Some states quoting 'the patriot act' are discriminating against US born women!

Just finished Chalmers Johnson's The Sorrows of Empire, he concludes with this:

DEADLINE TONIGHT!!! PLEASE Call these Congressman Tonight Leave Voice Mail for Single Payer !

Alfie Kohn's 2004 article.."Test today, Privatize tomorrow"..coming to fruition with Arne Duncan.

My head is hurting! Unemployment up, business is terrible...

We don't need a soda/juice tax - we need a high-fructose corn syrup tax

Generic drugs not identical to brand name in function.

Death by Mint Oil: Natural Pesticides

Background Check Run On Obama

I'm newly unemployed, health insurance gone, and Rite Aid has just tossed me the biggest live saver.

I would like to see RAM health fairs in every Blue Dog state between now

FREEPERS, some hard facts about pissing off minorities in your states

Three days. That's how long my "new" can opener lasted... Three days.

WOW!-Anderson Cooper exposed his true personality today

I'm in kick-@ss mode... November 2008 style...!!!

Joan Walsh: Limbaugh called me a ‘magic honky’

"It’s NUTS! I’ve never seen it like this before!" . . . something big happening in Iran

Facebook question: how do people know when you've "unfriended" them?

Who would you like to see at Obama's next "Beer" Summit?

Tom the Dancing Bug : An asteroid is headed toward Earth...

CNN: Beer choice at Obama meeting touches off new debate

Apros Pos of Nothing ........ what's your favorite beer?

More bad behavior by banks: Lucrative Fees May Deter Efforts to Alter Troubled Loans

Retirees arrested at Sen. Feinstein's LA office - Ages 55 - 87 re: Healthcare

"Cheney's Fondness For The Dark Side" by Sherwood Ross (7-30-09 Consortium News)

Hutchison Campaign Site Contains Hidden Phrase, 'Rick Perry Gay'

Three Good Reasons to Liquidate Our Empire, and Ten Steps to Take to Do So

Crowley bringing lawyer to Beer Summit-Is this Sign of Weakness?

Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. ~ Statement regarding the "beer summit" today.

Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. ~ Statement regarding the "beer summit" today.

British official claims (Hilary) Clinton threatened him..

can anyone familiar with Britain explain what's going on here?

A Poll On Things You'd Rather Do Than Listen to Rush Limbaugh.

My experience with the Allentown, PA PD: 1968: There was a store

We are getting our buttes kicked right now (PIC HEAVY)

Orly Taitz facing disbarment proceeding

Want an example of how immature I am?

At this stage in my life, I am seriously considering getting a full time job.

Killer Chipmunk

MUST... not... post... OBVIOUS... copycat thread in response to qwertyMike's thread. MUST...NOT.

At this stage in my life, I am seriously considering getting a full time bartender

It was officially 108 degrees here in Portland Oregon today

At this stage in my life, I am seriously considering getting a full time butler.

I want to create a thread that never lies.

Dodgers and Cards in the middle of their FIFTEENTH inning...

Its 930pm on west coast, who is still UP?

Seriously? "Sugar daddy dating" ads on DU?

Good News tonight for DU'rs

Spanky and Tobasco Sauce

You guys really need to read comics by Matt Bors. He's hysterical...

I put in an offer on a house today, ask me anything!

Don't mind me. I'm just getting my swell on...

CELEBRATE!!!!! Today Thursday 7-30, is National Cheese Cake Day!!!!

If Alan Rickman was frying bacon at 10 pm



Which would win in a fair fight?

****Dialup Warning****

Strong Atheist.... don't you DARE!!!!

Does anybody know where I can get some parsley, sage, rosemary and wine?

30July DU Song Of The Day

I want to create a birthday thread that never dies

Good morning Lounge

What time do you go to bed...with who?

Fox Opinion Channel is a magnet for washed up GOP has-been morons

Your moment of Zen

gone fishin"

GOP Kiddie Rides

I just realized I am in a really lousy mood.

Do you have lunch-room thieves where you work? Try these...

Can people have allergic -esque reactions to microwave ovens?

I am so damn glad we have great Americans to remind us that it's 'ENGLISH FIRST' in the USA.....

headline of the year is more like it!

It's raining in Austin, finally. You're welcome.

Baker Street, by Gerry Rafferty. Looking at all the lounge threads today, it coalesced in my mind,

badly sunburned back... complete w/ blisters (no pic of blisters)

Hotdoll: The Sex Doll for Dogs

Would you be willing to become extremely ugly physically

*******HAPPY BIRTHDAY to BreweryYardRat!!*******

We are looking for vibrators to serve August through November.

"Sex doll" is the phrase for today. Modify a thread title to include "sex doll".

So I'm frying bacon last night at 10pm and some asshole is giving me shit

How the heck did I end up with 3000 posts?

nyuck nyuck

Aloha 'oe, DU

Is every college financial aid department designed to hate the student?

Cross posting from GD before I go to DIY forum...

It's a god awful small affair

which one of you slack-jawl yokel nimwits gave me the plague!!

Geraldo Rivera breaks his nose - skinhead brawl

Riding the Cape May-Lewes Ferry my GPS tells me we are wildly off-course

I have a theory that cable tv only has about 20 movies that are shown over and over:

Why did Johnny have to cuss the Devil out at the end of "The Devil Went Down to Georgia"?

The Lounge is slacking. No one has posted that David Ortiz tested positive for PEDs yet?

edit!!!!!! that was an exaggeration!

Hey! Whadda ya say there!!

No matter if you like rap or not, you have to admit that The Chronic and Doggystyle are badass.

I used to be an appliance, and I have 10 minutes to kill a repairman.

Serial horse molester jailed.

I have 10 minutes to kill and I used to be an appliance repairman.

*******HAPPY 49th BIRTHDAY to Eurobabe!!*******

I nearly bought a battery-operated glowing gnome to put in my office break room freezer.

All American Girl.... funniest show ever on TV.

Now that I have been appointed DU Safety Officer, some things are going to change around here.

grrrrrrr... if you're pissed off about something check in here

Sex Thread

This Is The ONLY Barnabas Collins........EVER

Need some bridal-shower advice

Someone mentioned vibrators, and I

It's just like the story of the grasshopper and the octopus...

Puppy saved from stabbing now for sale online

What physical features do you find attractive that makes other people wonder about your sanity?

MC's cocktail of the day

I'm a grandma...

ok, I'm just going to come out and say it, I've got my flame suit on

There must be a law somewhere that states the likelihood of

Is there a Dr in the house?

heh. mich is cheep

I stopped at a "redneck's" house on the way home

Since I been posting some Bruce Springsteen songs


Congratulations Dinger! 15,000 posts!

Cute 5 year old channels Johnny Cash's dark side

We cant smoke (pot) in front of the dog...He has a vet's appointment next week

Da Boss is on ur stayg, rokin ur hows:

Why doesn't anyone rave about the Flying Spaghetti Monster anymore?

Lenny Cohen coming to Cleveland...

I've got a tea party enthusiast following me on Twitter. How odd.

Never let your mom burnout on a motorcycle (Video)

Suddenly, Mr. Gray has become a hottie to the ladies

The book of the month: Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them

I'm getting married Tuesday!


Wichita Lineman

The Sweet Spot - A Lucy pic

check out this brilliant mashup of Toy Story and The Dark Knight

There's a music piece I can't find


My mom just emailed me an old pic of my Grampa, after whom my youngest son is named.

What the hell is that girl's deal on the Palm Pre commercials?

mea culpa

A DU Movie/Music Game....

On no, they're doing a remake of Rockford Files

Palm Pre commercials - Why the Renaissance portrait look?

How many windows do you have open?

This is such a nice place to get lost

anybody see this guy on youtube...funny as hell

Fellow parents- your opinion on kids and Facebook (or Myspace?)

The important information about tonight's White House Beer bash

*******HAPPY BIRTHDAY to MissMillie!!*******

Just Went Over 15,000 Posts

Congratulations eleny! 30,000 posts!

whoa! after 11.5 months, a response to a resume!

Who else misses seeing posts from The Magistrate more regularly?

CONFESS is you ever wrote a "book report" from Cliffs Notes, book flaps, or a movie adaptation

Depp to star in "Dark Shadows"

Got my DirecTv bill today.

Italian motorcycle police drill team

A gift to my fellow DUers: A delicious summer treat, and easy too!

TV shows of which you've seen every single episode

Is there any way to view a region2 DVD in my DVD player, or on my

Car-saavy loungers- please chime in....

*******HAPPY 54th BIRTHDAY to Adsos Letter!!*******

Grandbaby pics...

DU Fantasy Football League now forming again. This year is gonna be my year!!!

We have a box of suet in the fridge, and don't know what to do with it.

Huell Houser on acid

yay my 8000th post

Organic food is more costly, wilted, and sad-looking, study finds

The average chocolate bar has 8 insect legs in it.

34 hospitalized after co-worker sprays perfume

Who is your favorite baseball player, past or present?

Ever break a finger?

Post Your Favorite Dumb Joke From When You Were A Kid:

Thanks for all your support

If you wanted to look very sexy,

There'll always be an England: Cat catches bus and goes for ride every day.

Post your musical contribution for tonight...

Phuck your Phace! Phish shows at Red Rocks to be webcast!

Not the news I wanted to hear, today...

Attn: August birthdays and anniversaries!!

Beluga whale carries struggling diver to surface (with picture)

Obama relents to judge's order on releasing Guantanamo detainee

Charges Dropped Against Woman Framed by Cops

Key GOP senators: Health care deal out of reach until after recess

Wife and mother of terror suspects says FBI tricked her

Chilcot opens Iraq inquiry with promise that Blair will be called to give evidence

Honduran leader softens tone in fight over Zelaya

Iran police halt mourning protest

Gag on Honduran media gets tighter in month since coup, critical media obstructed

Clinton moved to halt disclosure of CIA torture evidence, court told

'I just felt like I was victimized'

Exclusive: Earmark critic steered cash to blimp, former aide

This just in: Officer Barrett is not a racist

U.S. Adviser’s Blunt Memo on Iraq: Time ‘to Go Home’

Obama hopes 'beer summit' defuses racial dispute

Obama's emergency escape plan leaked online

As U.S. recession bites, Ohio hopes fade for Obama

Stocks at 8-month highs

Chinese Officials Harass Group That Fights Hepatitis Bias

Iran security forces retreat as huge numbers of mourners gather at cemetery

Executions fell in '08, report finds; China still at top

Taliban vow to disrupt Afghanistan election

Pakistan case gives glimpse into US terror suspect

Indian opposition in uproar at policy towards Pakistan

Threat forces UN to scale back in SW Pakistan

Pakistan judge says won't try Musharraf for treason

IMF to consider more funding for Pakistan on Aug 7

Sharp Posts $265 Million Quarterly Loss

Baby cut from mother found alive

KBR profit jumps 40 percent on acquisition, government contracts

Moore’s ‘Capitalism: a Love Story’ to Debut in Venice

Abortions Surge in China; Officials Cite Poor Sex Education

Lockheed eyes more deals after India-U.S. defence pact

Not syndicating Palin

Resigning state Sen. Paul Stanley will get more than $7,000 a year from state

Investors boost insurers despite economy's impact

Crow War Chief to Receive President's Medal

License-Plate Scanners: Fighting Crime or Invading Privacy?

Russia to drill for oil off Cuba

House funds Pentagon programs set for termination

Charges Dropped Against Woman In DUI-video Case

Obama Picks 16 for Medal of Freedom

Holder: Homegrown Terror Threat Increasing

Remains of last 2 Australian MIAs found in Vietnam

Former DNR chief to challenge AG Van Hollen

Central Park horror leaves Google engineer Blair-Goldensohn in coma

Taxing 'Cadillac' Health Plans Has Widespread Effects

U.S. Spurned Iran Offers to Turn Over Bin Laden's Son

US Senator asks Clinton to explain Honduran policy

Iraq in throes of environmental catastrophe, experts say

Authorities rule boxing champ Arturo Gatti's death a suicide, wife Amanda Rodrigues released

Breaking: US Judge says to order Guantanamo Detainee Jawad Released

Canada: Military aid flows to Honduras despite coup

Royal funeral marks end of India's aristocrat era

'Moon the Balloon' protest grows, mayor writes PM

Stocks spike to new 2009 highs

Iraq admits deaths in takeover of Iran exile camp

Dow rises to highest finish of the year

Russia starts new pipeline, Exxon under pressure

US bails out India from Balochistan wrangle

Author Of Hyped Iraq Memo Also Wrote Unhinged Attack On Health-Care Reform

Govt to suspend 'cash for clunkers'

Democratic memo plots message war on insurers

GOP Senate leader endorses Sotomayor

China Seeks Clean Energy Balance

Damaged cable causes Internet blackout in four West African countries

Study: (Bailed Out) Bank Bonuses Far Exceeded Profit

(Federal)Same-Sex Benefits Bill Clears First Hurdle

Brazil, Spain question US Colombia bases

Ruling due in British assisted suicide case

US enlists citizens in anti-terrorism strategy

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday July 30

Exxon Mobil profits plunge 66%

Disorderly Conduct: Conversation About Gates Arrest Precedes Arrest

Happy Hour At The White House

Ecuador sees ties between Correa's ex-aides and FARC

Rove Says (Admits) His Role in Prosecutor Firings Was Small

Binyam (Mohamed) breaks silence at (Guantanamo Justice Centre) launch

China delivers warship to Pakistan: navy

(House) Liberals want no more (health-care reform) compromises

Nigeria's Boko Haram chief 'killed'

Wal-Mart weighs role in U.S. H1N1 vaccination plans

NY AG details big bonuses at bailed-out banks

Older white males hurt more by this recession

Man plans 'moon' mission against U.S. surveillance balloon

Albania plans to legalize gay marriages

Rove Played Greater Role in Prosecutor Firings Than Previously Known

US sailor jailed for Japan murder

Swine flu vaccine for 'half US'

Officers Run Background Check On Obama; Placed On Leave

Sources: Government to stop ‘cash for clunkers’

Hacking the iPhone as easy as sending an SMS

Pelosi agrees to key aspect of health care deal (reached with blue dog Democrats)

Pelosi: Health Insurance Companies The Real "Villains"

Venezuela: 'Freedom of expression must be limited'

Senator asks Clinton to explain Honduran policy

U.S. military accused of atrocities against Iraqi gays

New Poll Finds Growing Unease on Health Plan

Baucus: ‘No idea’ how he’ll vote on Sotomayor

Majorca barracks blast kills two

This is the woman who started the Deather conspiracy theory

Countdown - GRITtv's Laura Flanders outlines the fight for Progressive action

Philosophy of the world

Joan Walsh Accurately Says Limbaugh & Beck Built Careers Out of Dividing People

Thom Hartmann - Daniel Asa Rose about the business of organ transplants

Economy Bailout Song: AIG, Freddie Mac, Lehman Bros

Stephen A. Smith Calls on Conservatives to "Disassociate & Distance Themselves" From Glenn Beck

Video from Neda's grave on 40th day Shiite mourning

Ed Schultz: Glenn Beck Is A Hate Merchant

Murdoch's War

Rachel Maddow: [Round 2] GOP Obama Birther Congressman

Thom Hartmann - Why should Americans continue to die in healthcare?

Oh no! Obama's health care plans gonna kill my grandmaw!

CBC News Jul. 30 On scene report from Iran

Where Is Mike Skehan When You Need Him?


Elite Rule, Suck On It!

18,836 people to Congress: We support majority sign-up

Dr. Explains Benefits of Smoking Weed for American Soldiers

"Kids used to test flu vaccine?" Good idea or not?

TYT: New & More Powerful Tasers Being Made. Good Idea?

Congresswoman Donna Edwards Speaks Out at Progressive Caucus Press Conference



RepubliCONS slander Obama stating he's trying to kill the elderly

Americans Need Quality Affordable Health Care Not Insurance & Pharmaceutical Kingdoms!

TYT: More Soldiers Coming Home w/ Posttraumatic stress disorder

Police brutality: Deputy Arrested for Beating a Man in Handcuffs


Headzup: Sarah Palin Records Demo For Radio Show

Boston Cop Apologizes For Calling Gates "Jungle Monkey"

Howard Dean interviews Phillip Longman on Countdown on VA healthcare.

Bobby Jindal Touts Louisiana's Economic Successes While Refusing to Credit Stimulus Package


Democrats and Doctors

GREAT NEWS. The youtube patriots have noticed the WTO.

YWAM Watch: New School of Worship Promo

09 07 30 Bernanke Rebuttal - From PBS

Four Regular Guys Having A Beer

President Obama's favorite show is the Maury Povich Show

Call a wambulance! Rep. Dan Lungren (R-CA) is being stopped from showing a chart.

Rachel Maddow: "Yes, Slur" Mr. President

William Shatner reads Palin's TWEETS

Cambridge Cop Sgt. Crowley Holds Press Conference After "Beer Summit"

TYT: Watch Out Smart Car Owners - Your Car Could End Up In A Lake! (Ear-Muff The Kids)

MSNBC's Dylan Ratigan Plays With Dolls To Explain Health Care Reform - 07/29/09

Right Wing Channel Rips TYT, President Obama, 'Socialized Medicine', Global Warming & More

Anthony Weiner introduces amendement to repeal Medicare; puts Republicans on the Spot

To Obstruct Health Reform, GOP Enlists 'Theodoric of York, Medieval Barber'

To Obstruct Health Reform, GOP Enlists 'Theodoric of York, Medieval Barber'

Carl Hiaasen: and the bucks keep flowing in

The Authentic Journalism Renaissance Reports from Honduras By Al Giordano

Guardian UK: Birthers are citizens of Idiot America

Heritage Foundation: Enemy of Health Care Reform

Once Again South America Comes to Washington's Rescue

Marie Cocco: The Marvel That Is Medicare

Morning Joe crew rips on Glenn Beck for calling Obama a racist.

Why Would Obama Let Britians Die To Cover Bushcheney Torture?

Waiting for Zelaya

Taking Over Post-Arnold California: Mickey Z. Interviews Richard Oxman

The ONLY Poetic Justice for Sarah Palin

The MIlitary is not the Police (or how we barely dodged a full dictatorship)

I'm with Gene Lyons on this...

Fear, Anger, Hope and Inspiration Will Decide Health Care Battle

The American Road to Fascism -- a synopsis of Chris Hedges' new book, Empire of Illusion

Cheney's Fondness for the Dark Side


Chalmers Johnson: Three Good Reasons To Liquidate Our Empire and 10 Steps to Take to Do So

TYT: Should Dems Accept GOP Proposals For Healthcare?

More Pigs at the Trough: What Enron and WorldCom Can Teach Us About Goldman and AIG

The Debtor's Dance: the U.S.-China Exchange

Palin registers 80% support for 2012 POTUS run

How End of Life Issues Are Being Used to Thwart Health Care Reform

Cooper: the Scrooge of the Health Care Debate

Joe Biden's Gaffe Almost Ruins the 'Beer Summit'

Obama’s Homeland Security chief invokes “terror threat”

An idea whose time has definitely come.

Republican governor bashes Obama's healthcare proposal in San Diego

Pelosi: Health Insurance Companies The Real "Villains"

To Neda: From Persia

Why Midwestern Small Towns Have Been Ravaged by Meth Addiction

Obama names evangelical Christian to run National Institutes of Health

British Casualty Rate in Afghanistan Is Highest Ever

Obama's Military Is Spying on US Peace Groups.

GOP amendment bars Government from using research comparing medical treatments' effectiveness

Health Care Reform Myths -- New website to debunk the lies.

Obama, The Movie (HBO Documentary to premiere Nov. 3rd)

Color of Change petition to Glenn Beck's advertisers re: Beck calling Obama racist

Poll: Obama mishandled comments on race

Obama's Military Is Spying on US Peace Groups.

Obama is not doing it to gain 'a few Republican votes', he is doing it FOR the insurance companies

Obama names evangelical Christian to run National Institutes of Health

This just in: Officer Barrett is not a racist!

Dobbs' Ratings Tank Over "Birther" Controversy

Obama Names Medal of Freedom Recipients- Kennedy, Milk, Hawking, Lowery, Billie Jean King, Tutu, etc

How to tell someone they sound RACIST

PHOTOS: Having a beer in the Rose Garden

What Is The repuke Equivalent Of "blue dog" Democrat?

GOP joins Tin Foil Hat Brigade - THE BIRTHER MEDAL!

NYT - Facinating Article - President Obama's Muslim Outreach Unintentionally Destibilized Iran

Cash for Clunkers program suspended 3 months early - too successful

Blast from the Past: Senate passes ‘cash for clunkers’ program over strong Republican opposition

53 House Democrats Declare They Won't Vote For Healthcare Compromise! Full text of letter here.

White House makes CEOs pay for lunch

"the communications ability of this White House is just slightly above catastrophic"

CNN president tells whopper in defense of Dobbs

Iowa woman tired of seeing Obama - Sells her TV's

Baucus says he's not sure how he'd vote on Sotomayor

Va., N.J. candidates diverge on using Obama

Peter Hart "Don't get fooled by the numbers alone because there is something that is stronger there"

Is Max Baucus dumber than a sack of doorknobs?

Why is everyone in the media taking as fact that Gates yelled at Crowley and was unruly?

My First Video Upload Ever. WhatDaYa Think?

Wanna Banana?

Senate Republicans Lose Four Centuries of Institutional Memory in Four Years

Blue Dogs will suffer the same fate as those who voted for Iraq in 2002-They will lose in '10

Max Baucus really needs to be removed from leading the health care reform negotiations

Obama needs to realize that Americans need a Bad Guy in virtually everything.

The Healthcare Deal: "White House is laying the groundwork for dumping the public plan option"

You wanted OBama to spend his Political Capital, no?

Anyone going to watch the coulter/sharpton thing? Starting now...

Glen Beck reminds me of the kid who lived on my cul de sac that I used to pick on back in the day


Question: Could it be that Obama is acting more like a Senator than a President...

Crazy birther website goes under... due to lack of contributions!

Harvey Milk to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

Presidential Medal Of Freedom List, WOW!!!!

Woman hit by rock thrown at windshield of car endures 11 years of pain

'Cash for clunkers' going broke

U.S. Signs UN Convention On the Rights Of Persons With Disabilities (PHOTOS)

Exaggerated Democratic Discontent

Baucus: ‘No idea’ how he’ll vote on Sotomayor

Race relations are a very complex subject but at least Obama is trying.

Crowley is having a press conference? Now its about his 15 minutes. . .

YESS!! CNN reporting they served PRETZELS at the WH rose garden beer bash

Letterman is gonna do the top 10 things overheard at the Obama kegger.

Weiner introduces bill to kill Medicare

Republicans are losing the health care debate

The Security You Get From Health Insurance Reform - Now Posted At

Republicans are losing the Health Care Debate

Obama names Thursday 'Have a beer with someone who arrested you day'

Liberals Threaten to Strip Baucus of Chairmanship

Baucus = FAIL

Valerie Jarrett & Ambassador Rice on the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

ACLU in Court Challenging Unconstitutional Spying Law

Smiley Of The Day:

House cuts F-22 funding, nixes other weapons cuts

Crowley showed up for beer summit with his union rep and attorney?!

Iowa woman has seen enough of Obama: Selling her TV's

Today's "Gates/Crowley" photo op promises to be most over analyzed, over hyped photo op ever

Tweety is holding forth about the summit. Why doesn't he mention....

Majority of Americans either agreed with Obama or had no opinion on the Gates Incident....

I'm going to ask an unpopular question: would Obama have gone ahead with this "summit"...

Debts paid, Hillary Clinton builds $3+ million campaign fund for ...?

Hagan backs compromise to public option

Judge once again orders Pres. Obama to release detainee (but will he?)

Is the First Lady hosting another cocktail hour inside?

There is not a day that does not go by.. that I do not say

Presidential Medal of Freedom actually means something again

Roy Blunt: "Medicare has never done anything to make people more healthy"

President Obama: "This is not a summit, guys..."

WTF? Welcome To Mega Birfer.

Predictions on Gates/Crowley/Obama outcome

*******Official PRESIDENTIAL Beer Bash THREAD**********

Brad DeLong: Someone Is Saying Something the Pages of the Wall Street Journal

ed show highlighting progressive dems vs blue dogs on healthcare.

Bob Shrum: The Price to be Paid (Selling Healthcare Reform)

Rollcall via Talkingpointsmemo: Senate Finance Talks Come to a Halt

Have You Visited The White House Website Lately - Check Out #1 On Their Home Page......

What Obama needs is political shot in the arm. What did Bush do when his poll

It's beginning to look like Rahm Emanuel is a bad choice for an adviser

Why is the media out to hurt Obama and kill healthcare bill?

California Pack Advantaege was a California "Co-Op" that failed big time in the 90s

What We Learned Today at DU University

Two Georgia Officers Accused Of Running Criminal Check On Obama

Baldwin’s domestic partner bill passed out of committee

Has anyone ever asked Randy why she doesn't try and hold townhall meetings on healthcare

Mitch McConnell Speaks Forcefully In Favor Of Socialized Medicine - We Have An Ally!

Matheson won't run for governor or Senate in 2010

Posting political commentary on Facebook is fraught with peril and fun

No Beer for her? Lucia Whalen and her attorney in New York Times

Marshall May Make Senate Run in North Carolina

Obama is just one big fuckup

crowley is bringing protection tomorrow

The Hill: Pelosi Lashes Out at Private Health Insuance 'Villains'

congressional progressive caucus presser on healthcare on c-span2 now. nt

T-Shirts with Obama's Birth Certificate now available.

CNN should be ashamed Now even sorry ass Faux is making fun of the birther story

Crowley Was Star Student at Simon Wiesenthal Center, Wall Street Journal

If Obama Really Wanted Both Sides in the Gate Matter To Mellow Out, He'd Have Them Smoke A Bowl

As usual, the media is misinterpreting the latest health care poll numbers

Even Obama knows not to let the cop INSIDE the house- hosts Beer Summit OUTSIDE.

Mosquitoes deliver malaria 'vaccine' through bites

Infamous Astroturf Lobbying Firm Behind New Anti-Health Reform Group

Enzi making sure Senate Finance Committee does not vote a bill out of committee.

2009 governor races what do you think?

Bait and Switch by lenders in the mortgage-bailout

The Day the President Turned Black

What the President needs to do during the recess

Republicans, lobbyists have sold 'government takeover' of healthcare. How? Media complicity.

Rush Limbaugh, Glen Beck, Hannity, Savage, O'Reiley.. etc are worse than racists

The Missed Point (Obama's Grant Comment)

Query: how much worse could Republicans have screamed- how much more off the deep end

Why converting a gasoline powered vehicle (to NG) is so expensive

AlterNet: Is Vancouver About to Become the Greenest City in the World?

Cavendish Farms completes potato waste-to-biogas plant

Pebble Mine, Dirty Gold, and the Corporate War on Alaska's Salmon - The Mudflats

Fresh hope for world's fisheries

Beijing closing coal plants in environmental move

The Economics of entropy

Carol-Simpson cartoon: SLUDGE

How Much Natural Gas to Replace Gasoline?

Gloat-free Baseball Scores (Wednesday, July 29)

Add Big Papi to the cheater list.

Boston RedSox World Champions in 2004* and 2007*

It is a little early to label Ortiz a cheater.

Belichick praises Vick's athleticism, won't say if Patriots have interest.

Papi handles the issue with class...doesn't duck or deny like others...

Ortiz stats certainly did jump after 2002,,,,

Papi handles the issue with class...doesn't duck or deny like others...

Defense objects to evidence that Ortiz’s testicles shrunk

A friend of ours heard about the Big Papi story, but was not able to comment here, but here's his

(Game #1 Mets 7, Rockies 0) Game #2 Rockies 4, Mets 2

Happy birthday Bud Selig

We got Barroid and A-Roid....what's Papi's new name?

Michael Vick most disliked figure in sports..

All gotta say is...

Canseco: MLB ‘has a Hall of Famer who's used’

Sporting News Top 50 Coaches in History of Sports

Authorities rule boxing champ Arturo Gatti's death a suicide, wife Amanda Rodrigues released

NY Times: Ortiz and Manny Ramirez on 2003 PED list

Ortiz wants season long ban for cheaters

(SPANISH) Delegation of Acnur will visit the refuges of Hondurans, UN delegation visited yesterday

Gag on Honduran media gets tighter in month since coup, critical media obstructed

Colombia says that had warned Venezuela about rocket-launchers

'Flood' of alleged human rights violations in Bogota: Ombudsman

Coup Leaders Open to Talk but Not About Zelaya - Pinochettis Cooking Up Something

Dozens of Haitian immigrants drown off Turks and Caicos

Amy Goodman's telephone interview with President Zelaya:

Once Again South America Comes to Washington's Rescue

Honduras: Follow the Money? Anti-Golpistas Do Just that and Then Some.

Venezuela to Provide Children with 50,000 Mini Laptops

Honduran army officers against golpista general Romeo Vázquez??


US Firm, Inter-Con, lending "agents" to the Honduran Army Who Must Support Coup

Venezuelans protest dramatic rise in kidnappings

Zelaya, U.S. delegation, Llorens meet in Managua

EXCELLENT!!! "Manel Zelaya's Nightmare"

EVA'S UPDATE 7-30, Major Repression in Honduras: Curfew Still in Place After One Month

ALERT: Organization Calls for Initiation of Activities that are NOT Peaceful . . .

Venezuela: 'Freedom of expression must be limited'

Zelaya's wife and family on way back to Tegu at this moment (11:15 p.m EST)

Greg Grandin: Waiting for Zelaya

Honduras: pressure builds on coup regime as Mesoamerican summit opens

Brazil, Spain question US Colombia bases

CHANNEL 36 Tegu is on the scene at a police holding area, in Tegu, I think

MACHETERA-Otto Reich and the Honduran Coup:The provocateur, his protege, and toppling a President

Ecuador sees ties between Correa's ex-aides and FARC

Hamas bars Fatah rivals from leaving Gaza for congress

West Bank Settlers Send Obama Defiant Message

Netanyahu: Seeking Salvation

Why Obama's peace process is still going nowhere

Israeli Spiritual Leader Describes Obama "A Slave"

Israeli report defends actions during Gaza war

9th Circuit sets aside 2ndA incorporation ruling . . .

Harold Fish is free and no new trial is planned.

More faith promoting rumours from the Boston Globe

Why did you join the NRA

I'll Make Ya A Deal

End hunting wolves from aircraft?

Today in Labor History July 30 LBJ signs the Medicare Act, health insurance for senior citizens

Commentary: Franken set to follow Wellstone as 'proud labor senator'

Call Now: One burrito, no justice

Economic Policy Institute: Obama Recovery Act Created Or Saved 720,000 Jobs In Second Quarter

WIN's Doug Cunningham On The Thom Hartmann Show - 07/27/09

AFSCME President Gerald W. McEntee: No Tax on Health Benefits

Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis is hiring 250 more federal wage and hour investigators

Breaking... Coming soon to the DU Labor Forum: Federal Job Openings

Carol Simpson cartoon: Highest-Paid

Another pic from Ischia, Italy

Help me pick my Summer Contest entry...

Light Painting & Long Exposure

(thanks for some answers) debating the costs of the public option on the person buying it

The Healthcare Deal: "White House is laying the groundwork for dumping the public plan option"

53 House Members Declare They Won't Vote For Healthcare Compromise! Full text of letter at link

Call It Health Care TAX

Is Sen. Max Baucus the sellout the left portrays, or the savvy centrist poised to finally reform

When Repug worshippers make the claim that "ObamaCare" will have people

Dr. Housing Bubble 07/29/09

TARP Index is Down $148 Billion

Wow, These Rich Folks Actually "Get It"

Health Care Reform Myths -- A new website.

More on Capital Traps, Buying, Holding and Selling Housing

Sources: Gov't To Suspend 'Cash For Clunkers'

Beige book shows economy mending - USA today

Obama braces US for bad exonomic figures

75% Favor Auditing The Fed; Fed Job Approval Rating Lower Than IRS

Newsflash: Sex Doesn't Stop At 45

Let private firms run space taxis, panel told

Can you listen to radio over the internet? Here is a show plays Friday:

Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, Don’t Try?

The Federal Government and the State of Indiana recognize my marriage.

UK's Quakers to extend marriage services to gays

Do you find it degrading that states think in terms of money re: gay marriage?

Albania plans to legalize gay marriages

Harvey Milk to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

Please show my DADT(DP) poll some love ...

325 and counting

Sorry for posting something positive here, but if anyone is interested

U.S. Soldiers accused of executing gay Iraqis

Leo Sun, Scorpio Moon and Nessus in Aquarius

Here is a song for those who might like it...

Post Eclipse Survival by Lauren C. Gorgo

Can I get a lil' hug? Just need one today.

2012: The Matrix ~The Singularity

Any suggestions for a vision quest?

Okay, anything that potentially could harm my child....

Rick DiClemente's Starself August Astrology Newsletter


The New York Catholic Conference's Aggressive Bid to Stop Reform of Child Sex Abuse Laws

Maitreya. From the DU lobby ad, third down on the left...

Criticizing religion vs. criticizing anything else

Just in case y'all didn't know this...

Brownie cravings last night.

Can You Fix This Cake Recipe?

Chemtrail Conspiracy - Loony or Correct?

Pete Sessions's blimp flies into storm (R-Texas)

Rove Played Greater Role in Prosecutor Firings Than Previously Known

Kay Bailey's Website implies that Gov. Goodhair is gay

Can any Texas Politics gurus out here answer a question?

About 75 faculty object to Gonzales' hiring (Texas Tech)

How busy is Logan and Dulles?

Truth Happens

Black Op Radio Tonight!

Bush and Cheney should be suspected of complicity in 9-11.


The Silenced Truth (warning MJ haters - not for you)

David: 'Seinfeld' Cast to Reunite on 'Curb'