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Archives: September 3, 2009

Politicizing the Anchorage School District - The Mudflats

Pfizer settles for record federal criminal fine Pfizer to pay record $2.3 Billion

42 Dead

Brother of "Star Wars III" actor arrested after using his car to drag girlfriend 30 feet down street

sometimes I hate neighbors. We have been here for 9 years tonight

Vote NO on 1 (Protect Maine Equality) and APPROVE Referendum 71 (Protect ALL Washington families)

UK helped protect wealth of former Chilean dictator Pinochet

Any good research on who the hell POLITICO is?? Like a whiff of decay from

Where have you gone, Andy Stephenson?

Delete

How can one possibly 'pay back' ALL of the wonderful people (teachers, mentors, et al)

DRUDGE REPORTS: GLENN BECK MURDERED AND RAPED A GIRL IN 1990!

Driving lessons

Brett Favre makes illegal block, trying and suceeding in injuring a player.

Kennedy Memoir Talks of Chappaquiddick, J.F.K. and Other Presidents

Harry Belafonte, one of the less recognized stalwarts of the human/civil rights movements

The Real Town Hall Story

My boss wants to be my friend him on facebook.

Judy Biggert ~ via a robo-call ~wants my thoughts on heathcare reform

Don't shoot the messenger. Information taken from "Practicing Texas Politics"

3 JPEGS to use with wingnuts, quoting Barney Frank

High-minded fecklessness: Obama brought a cake knife to a gunfight!

Male menopause? Any thoughts?

Pete Hamill, on "Morning Joe," is exactly right

Any one know some good talk/news radio streaming live right now? Can't sleep.

What's a good political magazine

Online politics reserved for rich

Health care compromise in the works, sources say (NO PUBLIC OPTION) - breaking on CNN.com front page

Republicans ARE assholes and I won't apologize (Add a name to the list)

RH Reality Check: Carhart Stands Firm Amidst Protests

nytimes: dick cheney’s Version

Biden: Stimulus projects moving faster than expected

Disapointing Town Hall

This is just so not good

Bishop who denied Biden communion resigns - cites insomnia and "crippling" fatigue

US Will Not Renegotiate Okinawa Troop Accord With New Japanese Government

Nope !

These CZARs need to be taken out asap by whatever means necessary

Congress should pass several smaller health care bills rather than one big one.

12 Worthy Causes Seek Your Spare PC Cycles

The "ghost" of Dick Cheney was at my meeting tonight

Cops rescue dog from Pennsylvania waterfall, give CPR. (video)

98% waxing gibbous moon shrouded in smoke from N. Cali fires

The New York Times Goes After Dick Cheney "He Offers A Twisted Version Of History"

'The Brown-shirts come to Italy'

The Miracle Worker: Edward M. Kennedy

Hysteria

Just a heads up - Biden will be speaking this morning - Cspan will cover it

The AMA takes a stand on Obama's Health Care Bill

Senator Kennedy's posthumous memoir - Universal Health Care/1980

Oooooooh! An evolutionary link about Rethugs!

Oooooooh! An evolutionary link about Rethugs!

Public Option? Surely someone can think of a better name

Disney Wonder Cruise Ship Rescues Passenger and it’s Twittered

Past Presidential speeches to schoolkids

Will Boeing move to Beijing?

Republicans would be clamoring for the Public Option if we were pushing for Single Payer

More Americans Than Anticipated File Jobless Claims as Companies Cut Costs

The opposite of war

Jesus' General: Will Glenn Beck Gather the Courage Needed to Accept City's Key?

psst! seen this?

Mr. President, please don't let health care reform turn into a SEINFELD episode

Small plane accidents -- it doesn't have to be so obvious anymore.

Florida Politics: Dean Cannon's Credibility Challenged

Face the truth, or else embrace torture - By Derrick Z Jackson

Voice actors record daylong reading of entire health bill

just found a great site about contributions ..check it out

Folks, Joe Biden is giving one hell of a speech.

Conservatives Are Ready for the Stevens Retirement

Another Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Home Up for Sale

Is Monday morning quarterbacking hard-wired into the human race?

Is Monday morning quarterbacking hard-wired into the human race?

Iran: The Green Brief #64-66 (Aug31-Sept2 - Shahrivar 9-11) Latest news from Iran.

Iran: The Green Brief #64-66 (Aug31-Sept2 - Shahrivar 9-11) Latest news from Iran.

On Kennedy's Memoir

Remember how Investigations and Prosecutions would be distractions?

Obama photo evokes Kennedy moment

Don't Send Michael Bolton CDs to Iraq

Don't Send Michael Bolton CDs to Iraq

MSNBC: Martha Coakley announces run to fill Kennedy's seat

Fox News is taking Moran spelling lessons:

The Rude Pundit - In the Realm of "You Have to Be Fucking Kidding" ...

Tea baggers to go to DC to protest. on 9/11

"Trying to get the President KILLED" Dan Savage NAILS it all, from "the Birchers to the Birthers"

Everytime a spineless Democrat makes a forced apology for telling the truth I will post this picture

Martha Coakley announcing run for Teddy's Senate Seat live on

Martha Coakley announcing run for Teddy's Senate Seat live on

Sorry if a dupe: Beck to get Key to City

David Broder Gives Cheney a Big Blow-Job (by EmptyWheel)

Cops: Man Tried to Pay for Gas with Pot

Wackenhut gets a pass on "Wacky" behavior - The Full Monty Prevails

Turley on Maddow discussing replacements for Stevens

Once again. It's LEGAL for insurance companies to price FIX!

The Right-Wing War on Sex Ed continues......

Burial Insurance for Poor Immigrants

They get their trigger... and control of congress in the midterms.

Call 202-456-1111 and tell the President you want a public health care option in the bill

Americans will take to the streets en masse for healthcare. And it will be over.

Plain Dealer asshat Kevin O Brien: Health care is not and cannot be a "right."

CIA doctors face human experimentation claims

Question regarding the Rec' function

The Economist: Iraq's freedoms under threat Could a police state return?

Homeless blogger writes for Elle

Suggestions for an MD who would like to write syndicated blog/column....

Suggestions for an MD who would like to write syndicated blog/column....

HuffPo: Sen. Blanche Lincoln (D-Ark.) is the "Queen of Cash From The Health Care Industry"

Concerned about the bill's cost, so the public option needs to be killed?

FLORIDA DROPS OUT OF CLIMATE CHANGE FIGHT

Immigration raids often start with tips from disgruntled employees

Immigration raids often start with tips from disgruntled employees

Pushing Back on Glenn Beck in Columbus OH

Pushing Back on Glenn Beck in Columbus OH

Video shows chicks ground up alive at egg hatchery

Video shows chicks ground up alive at egg hatchery

Theory shows Public Option is better than EITHER no Public Option OR Single Payer-Pareto Optimality

Ex-offenders struggle to find work

I am suspicious that the unrec feature is being used and abused..

Cut my pay... please!

Bank tells armless man he can't cash check because he has no thumbprints

Giannoulias takes stand in favor of gay marriage (running for US Senate in Illinois)

No-Till: Brazil's Green Revolution

And The Latest Stupid Move From The Stupid Party

OK no "public option" and mandated Insurance for all

Bush Confiscated Guns During Katrina - Where was the outrage?

CIA doctors face human experimentation claims

Right-wing columnist tells conservatives to "get a grip" on Obama's school speech

Right-wing columnist tells conservatives to "get a grip" on Obama's school speech

WTF? Is this Bizarro World? Headline: "Scarborough Lashes Out at Conservative Radio"

Sacramento Man Trying To Give Away His 100 Cats (he says he can't afford them since he lost his job)

CDC Study: Swine Flu Deaths Higher In Older Kids

Would A Triggered Public Option Be Acceptable

Would Someone PLEASE Tell Me What All This Drama About the TRIGGER is Coming From?

Must read article from the Boston Globe on paid bloggers infiltrating political sites!

Re: Sibel Edmonds...In your opinion, who is squashing the story?

Is There An Easy Way To Explain What A Public Option Is?

Sarah Palin can't shoot a gun ... not familiar with firearms.

Study: Low-wage workers are routine victims of theft... by their employers

Study: Low-wage workers are routine victims of theft... by their employers

peopleofwalmart.com is broken. "Error establishing a database connnection"

Joe Scarborough's story about Teddy Kennedy on today's radio show

Note to the large Democratic majorities in both houses of congress

Goldman Sachs, the US Treasury, and criminal corruption

Goldman Sachs, the US Treasury, and criminal corruption

News Flash!

URGENT: You Can Help Restore Democracy to Honduras

Let's edit Curt Schilling's Wikipedia entry to reflect the fact that he is an extreme RWer who

GIVE IT BACK GOLDMAN! Wall Street Welfare Queen Average Bonuses $1.0 Million a Person

I just saw that clip of the woman in the wheelchair getting heckled at the town hall

ATTENTION: Everyone panicking about Ted Kennedy's Senate seat.

HELP!!! I have a "Miranda" question.

Sen. Sessions: "Health care is not a right guaranteed by the Constitution"

Diebold sells US voting machine unit to Election Systems & Software

Would you say the Republican outrage is based more on "Profiteering"

Money Talks (the movie) Exposing the drug industry - LINK

Cat Needs Meow Lessons.

I Can't Wait Until Obama Wins His Second Term

Would you support phasing out Medicaid over 10 - 15 years and replacing it with the public option?

McConnell: Zero Republicans Support EFCA

What do you trust more: A triggered public health option or Mr. Jawad Othman?

CorpoDems were proven wrong to side with Bush's war and taxbreaks. Who considers them wise now?

Just heard on Bloomberg speculation that Obama may use the public option as a bargining chip

U.S. NGO’s Case against Venezuela’s Citgo and Chavez Dismissed

U.S. NGO’s Case against Venezuela’s Citgo and Chavez Dismissed

Universal health care for all children.

Man's Finger Bitten Off During Health Care Clash

Kissing the Bill of Rights goodbye?

Healthcare reform advocate punched (in the face) by opponent at Nelson event

Inhofe needs to check his facts. We are already releasing terrorists in America.

Burn up the phone lines no public option = no bill

American Casino -- deserves a wider release

Which is better: Almanac of American Politics or CQ's Politics in America?

Big ears and a toothy grin aside, it seems that cartoonists aren't being bold in drawing Obama.

CIA doctors face human experimentation claims

Iraq casualties site is down again today. Has it been hacked again?

The guy from NASA, on MSNBC, I just love that guy.

Professor May Face Jail if LA Weatherman Harassed

What's going to happen if there's no public option and a mandate. My official prediction.

Ben and Jerry's renames ice cream Hubby Hubby in celebration of gay marriage

Claim: Garrido Offered Kidnapping Prevention Tips

Report: Sailors subjected to sexual harassment, gay-baiting -- and it was encouraged

"Right Ebbs, Left Gains as Media 'Experts' [but] Think tank balance still skews right"

Why is Obama floating all these lead Balloons?

McConnell: Zero Republicans Support EFCA ‘Because We Have Very Enlightened Management In The USA'

What's the "correct" response to this healthcare question...

Former assistant dean at Pat Robertson's Regent Univ and his wife plead guilty to child sex abuse

Healthcare fight on Facebook: let's make this go viral:

Someone (?) got to Gonzo

Let's Keep It Simple: Universal Medicare

We are 1 Million Strong Against Our SOCIALIST Fire Departments.

What Will Happen to Obama's Poll Numbers If He Demands the PO?

Ambinder: White House willing to let progressive caucus in house have their "jollies"

Healthcare supporter bites off opponent’s pinky

The anti-tax people and their McMansions.

All Hillary threads are being locked. Why? She is our Sec of State.

FDA says residue is frog or toad; how did it get in Pepsi can?

Another Poll Shows Reid In Trouble, Trailing Republicans For 2010 Race

What the fuck is wrong with Massachusetts?

2 dozen white Young Republicans sit in front-row reserved seats at Steele's "black outreach" event

Oh no! Gallup poll doesn't look good.....

anti-Health Reform protestor's finger reattachment was paid for by Medicare

Florida Exodus: Rising Taxes Drive Out Residents

I've been listening to Randi for about 45 min now laughing her ass off

Conservative Heretic Filth

Anybody here a lawyer or have experience draftng legal documents, lets have some fun! re: healthcare

MSNBC Beats CNN In Primetime With 25-54 Year Olds!

Who are the "schoochildren" the President will address?

Republicans Prove How Hopelessly Stupid They Are By Boycotting The President's Educational Address

Healthcare vigil in Thousand Oaks, CA turns violent- 65 year old man gets pinky bitten off

I have a feeling we have lost the Healthcare debate

In memoir, Kennedy talks of guilt, Kopechne

I AM NOT nor HAVE I EVER BEEN.......

Single Payer vs Public Option: What was your Plan A?

C-Span Radio (available on line) will do a special on LBJ's Medicare Calls

More Allegations Against State Department Security Contractor: Whistleblower Fired

Blue Dogs Have More To Lose Than Progressives

Hey you! You! You're being paid to post here!

Finalists for State Fair's Big Tex Choice Awards include Deep Fried Butter

From White House Aide to Professional Punching Bag

Another can of human Spam!!! . . . Please come CAPTION Head Wreck!

The Rise of Mercenary Armies

Oh good grief! Lindsey Graham comes to Sanford's defense.

A word to all OPs...

Put Up or Shut Up - Robert Reich on what he thinks Obama must - "Demand" - from Congress

What would it take for Pat Buchanan to be fired by MSNBC?

So, where was Levi's conscience in October/November 2008?

It seems pretty clear to me with nuts on the right and Obama...

Are Democrats this stupid? A trigger option in 2 years if insurers don't tow the line?

Diebold sells Premier Election Solutions for $5 million

Diebold sells Premier Election Solutions for $5 million

Folks please take a look at your investments NOW

Does anyone think healthcare reform has chance?

Mark Sanford's supporters accused of being behind the rumors that Andre Bauer is gay

I need my Jackeens fix......photo thread...I need photo thread....n/t

Anybody Seen the POG lately? (For all the nay sayers from years ago...)

Hagel - The Limits Of Force

Wait! Did Sarah Palin try to seduce Levi Johnson? (Vanity Fair interview)

National Suit Drive during the month of September - Men's Warehouse

SHeesh, they'll bash him for anything! Obama wants to promote staying in school, idiots bash!!!

Can someone please SUE Glenn Beck for slander please????

New term for the townhall meeting thugs: Townshirts!

Looks like MSNBC pulled Pat Buchanan's "Did Hitler Want War?" column.

The root of the HC reform problem

Duplicate. Sorry.

House libs to Obama: No public option, no support

Want to smile this afternoon? Poor Charlie's "livid"....

Big Box: How the Heirs of the Wal-Mart Fortune Have Fueled the Charter School Movement

Thom Hartmann was brilliant today. Obama's model shouldn't be Lincoln - but FDR

RWers making a hullabaloo about Obama speaking to kids are going to lose this one.

Does that make this the Superbole?

OMG, the Washington Redskins are suing the folks who can no longer pay for their season tickets?

The Gonzo Cantata - a concert piece with libretto literally from his evasive testimony

'HyperBowl' Tancredo: Chairman of "Youth for Western Civilization" Get this....

Politico Reporter Hangs Up On Blogactive's Mike Rogers

FDA confirms frog or toad was in Florida man Fred Denegri's Diet Pepsi can

Anti-Muslim bias obvious in Fathima Rifqa Bary case

Travel Alert: San Francisco Bay Bridge closed over Labor Day

1626 people have RSVP'd to attend today's Health Care Reform rally in Seattle!

Of all the issues they choose to get passionate about...

Ed's coming up and it should be good. He was livid on his radio show today...

Ed's coming up and it should be good. He was livid on his radio show today...

Ed's coming up and it should be good. He was livid on his radio show today...

why do they still call them wars?

Self-Delete.

If only I WERE being paid to post here...

"Better than Nothing"

Man's Finger Bitten Off in Scuffle at Health Care Rally

Dear Tom Tancredo...it is pronounced hy-per-bo-le.

Is the American justice system a Christian one?

DIVE ARTISTS: Dems 'lose' again on health care

Critique my response to a Libertarian:

Obama Child Brainwashing Talking Point B

Senator: Sanford behind rumors that Bauer is gay

I propose a class action lawsuit against Glenn Beck for inciting violence

I propose a class action lawsuit against Glenn Beck for inciting violence

Obama Child Brainwashing Talking Point One!

Scarborough rips conservatives for seeking ratings by scaremongering about Obama’s education speech.

KS: Rep. Lynn Jenkins laughs at uninsured mom and child at forum

Firefighter on Firelines Loses Own Home

Abortion Stigma Affects Doctors' Training And Choices

"hyper-bowl"!!

Good Lord... GA Town Hall WWII vet misses Joeseph McCarthy!

I want the Daily Show break to be over

Farmers Fighting New Legislation

Uh - excuse me, but when the President of the United States addresses students

I propose a class action lawsuit. IF any school refuses to show the Obama speech

Obama Child Brainwashing Talking Point Tres

Teddy Died 10 Days Ago = Media Now Silent; Jacko Died 10 Weeks Ago = Still Front-page News

self delete

Update on the California domestic violence funding cut.

Here is why Blanche Lincolin is against a Public Option.

When the majority of the voters in the United States voted for

Santa Cruz considers expanded smoking ban (main street running along the beach, more)

I think it would be a hoot if Obama read "My Pet Goat" to the kids instead...

I think it would be a hoot if Obama read "My Pet Goat" to the kids instead...

Kopechne Cousin Letter to Editor

ES&S buys Premier/Diebold.

Tea Baggers: Olympia Snowe "Wanted for Treason" for Negotiating Health Care Reform

Journalists Must Expose, Not Perpetuate, Bogus News

I Couldn't Say It Better: Florida Says Yes to Beating Kids, No to Gays Adopting

Great article on why thousands are leaving Florida...Thanks Repubs...

Is Rachel going to fire "uncle pat"? Does anyone know?

Nazis shipped arms to Palestinians

Nazis shipped arms to Palestinians

4 Arkansas Men Convicted-tried to drive woman/child from home for associating w/ African Americans

Parents blindly refusing to let their children listen to the President

Labor Day

My Republican friend got into the Facebook "cut and paste" thing today...

Internet Addiction Center Opens Near Microsoft HQ

Angelina Jolie vs her selfish father!

Blanche Lincoln

DIY Electric El Camino Is All Kinds of Awesome (Homebuilt EVs on the rise)

DIY Electric El Camino Is All Kinds of Awesome (Homebuilt EVs on the rise)

Look at this racism coming from our public schools.

Glenn Beck To Get Key To City; Protesters Say "Change The Locks!"

Mustang protection legislation supported by Playboy models The Barbi Twins and by Amy Nelson

For Redskins Fans, Hard Luck Runs Into Team's Hard Line

GA Facebook wingers afraid Obama will indoctrinate their children in speech

I will work against any healthcare "reform" without the public option

Okay. I am going to write a letter to our local school district. I do NOT want my child taught about

"Some say" it's nothing more than irresponsible "journalism"

Oh noes... Obama is hypnotizing this child and brainwashing him !111!!!

Time to a take break - This place has become nothing but negativity

Union says firefighters forced to bathe elephant

Mindless rant against Republicans

Glenn Beck's new role: FoxNews "Loss Leader"...

Copy and paste this as your status on Facebook!

Four years ago this minute, Sean Hannity and Bill O'Reilly were whining about Ray Nagin's buses.

Why does Obama not have his people use their brilliance to crush these

shocker!!!!! Gates Signals He’s Open to More Troops in Afghanistan

White House Floating "Snowe" Trigger

Here's an idea...Class action lawsuit against Glenn Beck for inciting violence

Tort Reform. This is what rethugs want, all those brainless people

Gwar lead singer Oderus Urungus co-hosts Fox News show

Fall colors fade in U.S. west as aspen trees die (prematurely)

I have a lot of respect for Al Franken.

Elephant Stomped Silicon Valley Giant Tom Siebel

Feds: Calif. Water Crisis Isn't Washington's Fault - Arnie blames federal environmental restrictions

Alaska gov. urges feds to allow offshore drilling

Steven Dale Green to be formally sentenced tomorrow

(and the circle is complete) "Grandma" and California fires - 5 years ago

Hey, could someone explain the "trigger" to me? Thanks. nt

Blackwater "navy seal" mercenary makes $20,000 a month

No one should go broke b/c they could not afford to lawyer up against their insurance companies

Finger bitten off during California health protest. ( and Stoopid is involved)

Richmond area schools offering "opt out" & "opt in" options for Obama education speech

The Trouble with Triggers -- Washington Monthly, June 2009

Gold Canyon residents who refused to evacuate survive Station fire

Help! I need sanity!!! The health care debate on Facebook is fraying my last nerve!

EU signs trade pact with southeast African nations (AP)

Wendell Potter: Rally Against Wall Street's Health Care Takeover

Medicare Part D had a trigger too. Still waiting for that to kick in... $3.7 billion dollars later.

why dont republicans want affordable health care for everyone?

Los Angeles Times: WellPoint, United Healthcare accused of illegal actions

I'm not coming back here until after the president's speech to Congress next week

Fundy Pregnancy Centers Creating "Artificial Orphans": coercing young moms to give up their babies

California Attorney General Called To Investigate Insurance Companies’ Anti-Health Reform Advocacy

Update on family problems

Facebook Status Campaign for Healthcare - MAKE IT VIRAL!

Toon: Who Bought Congress?

If Obama caves on public option: Who do you back in primary in 2012: Unicorns or Leprechauns?

Want to aid Glenn Beck's demented "art" fixation-toss him one of these

New slogan for Healthcare Reform...POST THIS EVERYWHERE!

The secretary of the US Senate instructed aides to Edward M. Kennedy to shut down the Senate office

Fantasy Football "Pick 'em" Invitation

Fantasy Football "Pick 'em" Invitation

Attn. Teabaggers .... don't protest w/ out these

Levi Johnston and the Media

So Van Jones apologizes for calling republicans assholes. When was the last time a republican

Flashback: college graduates threatened with arrest/expulsion for refusing to listen to Bush speech.

A Colbert-style wag of the finger to William J. Rice.

Daily Hartmann watch

I see the wackadoodles have fallen into Obama's carefully laid trap.

Can GM Survive? (Time Magazine)

Tribute to Gonzo... Best laugh of the day! "The Gonzo Cantata" Opera

Brothers, 10 and 12, plead guilty to brutal attack

Well, well. Mika on sexism in the media: it's the viewers fault, too!

DIEBOLD FINDS ELECTION DIVISION BUYER; ES&S TO CONTROL MOST U.S. ELECTIONS

Palin says thanks but no thanks to Repub.women's convention-YE$ to Hong Kong brokerage firm

Exclusive Video Interview of Gov. Don Siegelman - CBS42 Birmingham Broadcast Tonight

I had the swine flu. All better now...

We deserve better than TRIGGERS. We deserve real reform. No weaseling.

So apparently Sarah Palin is the Teabaggers' new "God Who Comes"

If you needed any more proof that the US is deferential to the wealthy class...

Glenn Beck is really creeping me out

Something hasnt seemed right to me about Ridge, Rumsfeld, Bin Laden and timing around the election

Media Matters: RW Advocates Truancy To Keep Kids From Hearing Pres. Obama's Stay In School Speech

Is it time for a New Fairness Doctrine?

Word Net Daily sending their list.... ooohhh boy

The Problem With Passing Real Healthcare Reform Is Campaign Finance Reform is Needed First...

Young Democrat lawyer came to my door running for local Justice

Keith O. ... re: Glenn Beck ... FUNNIEST RANT EVER!

Keith and Glen The Beck... a new

Chris Brown On 'Larry King': Domestic-Violence Experts Weigh In

Mandatory Thursday Malloy Truthseekers check in!!

DU Digg Squad, I need your help with this: "Reagan preached tax cut gospel to America’s students"

Must read --two year old article in Boston Globe on paid bloggers infiltrating political boards!

Dow 30 poll

Health Care and the Hospitals. A rip-off no one seems to address

A surprising update: The congress critters' town hall in my region - Critters did WELL!1

Would you support phasing out Medicaid over 10 - 15 years and replacing it with the public option?

Do Republicans Socialize?????

Every American child deserves to hear their President speak.

Where are the schools that are exempting kids from watching Obama located?

Sarah Palin 'can't even shoot a gun'

What If The President Gave A Speech About The Danger Of Running Around With Scissors?

It seems Obama was a BRILLIANT choice by the men behind the curtain

"Study hard, stay in school, and take pride in your work"

Dear Republicans FUCK YOU!

Hunter bad-mouthed after wolf kill

William J Rice SCUM! Pay for your own fucking finger!

Inhofe: ‘There has never been a case of torture’ at Guantanamo Bay.

we live in a country full of idiots.

Guatemala Mayan city may have ended in pyramid battle

Keith just had a BALL laughing at Glen Beck...

Broder's concern about torture trials

I don't post here much any more...

Half of my homepage on facebook is lit up by this status:

Update on the Alabama Sam's Club controversy: Law offers less protection for American Indian sites

"Trigger" happy: a very short (and to the point, I hope) rant

Any Big Brother fans out there?

Life in a speed trap town - anger over excessive ticketing

"each morning we liberals get in line outside RNC headquarters"

Many So-Called Liberals On DU Need To Learn From Ted Kennedy

What role do American health habits play in the health care debate?

Well, I took my daughter to her counselor today. For those who don't know, she has been diagnosed

Well, I took my daughter to her counselor today. For those who don't know, she has been diagnosed

JANE HARMAN BREAKS WITH BLUE DOGS, STANDS WITH PROGRESSIVE CAUCUS...

Watching KO ... my Mom just saw Glenn Beck for the first time

Wheelchair-Bound Woman Shouted Down At New Jersey Health Care Town Hall...

It's my birthday!

Gary Davis for Ca-3.

I hope I'm right

GA: my backwards-ass-state & the repukes who run it

GA: my backwards-ass-state & the repukes who run it

PHOTOS: California Station Fire (Dial-Up Warning)

Counterpoint: Obama "Absolutely Not" Anti-Capitalist

If conservatives don't like the idea of Obama talking to their children...

Just ran across a post stating that Obama

Rep. Lynn Woolsey: "Progressives won't support" health care trigger ... link

What do you think this means

Will someone please write a trashy novel about the Wasilla Hillbillies? Names will be changed ...

Now that Obama has dumped us--Can we dump those stinking wars.

I need you to call Florida Republican Party HQ 850.222.7920 (850) 339-7087

The Others are UGLY

I think I'm going to wait until I see what he says before I make my

we were America-haters for opposing war, NOW they say government can't be trusted

Healthcare activist bites off finger of counter-demonstrator, authorities say

Just in time for Christmas.. Pole Dancing Doll for the little girls

Just Watching MSNBC & Tamron Hall Interview The Woman At Steele's Town Hall......

"Barack Obama" just posted on Facebook:

People of Wal Mart.com

I support the war in Afghanistan

Mormons Lose $50 Million In Gold Scam...

Anyone else want to MOVE out of the country yet?

On Facebook or Twitter? Take this action RIGHT NOW!

PETITION TO PRESIDENT OBAMA: "We worked so hard for real change. President Obama,

The people advising Obama are lowering expectations on the Public Option....

Diebold selling US voting machine unit

Progressives Should Vote No on Obama's Health Care Proposal - Cenk Uygur \HuffPo

School district bans peanuts and nut products at elementary school

My 10th grade daughter on wingnuts keeping their kids home from school during Obama's speech:

Krugman: How Did Economists Get It So Wrong?

AFGHANISTAN: Obama Is Leading the U.S. Into a Hellish Quagmire

Oh My Gawd!!

This is why I do not support the war in Afghanistan...

Fact Sheet: Facts About US Military Operations in Afghanistan

Redskins sue Grandmother into bankruptcy over season tickets

Advice to lurking Freepers re: Obama's student speech

Progressive House leaders to tell Obama to his face: No bill without public option

"Freedom of religion does not protect the right not to know what is going on in our universe."

I Give Up

A big WTF moment on facebook...

This is what we're up against in Central PA when it comes to HCR.

Some things about Thousand Oaks, the city where William Rice got his finger bit off.

Ed Schultz NAILS Hypocrite Anti-Healthcare Senators

THE HISTORY OF THE PUBLIC OPTION...

Fellowship founder: "We are in the age of minority control."

Flashback: President George H.W. Bush gives education speech to students

Florida banking agency helped Stanford set up unregulated office to sell his phony CDs

Pro-Healthcare Rally In Columbus Draws 1,000

I see nothing wrong with a health care plan that kicks in with the return of Halley's Comet.

Rep. Hill's Townhall: Left me weary, drained and with shaking hands

Rep. Hill's Townhall: Left me weary, drained and with shaking hands

My Rant On Today’s Right Wing

Mother Earth's medicinal gifts were never meant to be outlawed.

Obama has a choice to make: The People or the Corporations

Keith Comes Out SWINGING! EVISCERATING OBAMA!!!

According to Olberemann, Rahm pushing Snowe's half-assed plan. Thanks Pres Emanuel!

Teabagger-backed alternative to Obama's school speech is riddled with basic errors.

Official freak out thread - someone might do something! Oh No!

Time for all democrats and liberals to come to a realization

Time for all democrats and liberals to come to a realization

It Gets Worse

Insanity

You don't compromise

If We Don't Get A Public Option, We Should Support Repeal Of The McCarran-Ferguson Act !!!

Things the right wing loves to hate. .

We need a health care bill with a private option

I still like the President.

Ed Shouts and Ranti Rhodes

I saw a bunch of stop signs defaced today, even in my little town

What's the difference between "leadership" and "politicization"?

FDR's Speech on Hate... If only our President would speak like this!

Glenn Beck claims NBC HQ is full of communist art - apparently...

Our school system has the flu going around already.

Keith just hinted at the possibility of a primary opponent in 2012

Politico forwards falsehoods on Obama speech to students

I lost a FB friend due to the health care debate

Should the dying Charles Manson 'follower' be released?

Are you getting the H1N1 (swine) flu vaccine?

William J. Rice -- Who Threw Punch And Lost Finger At Health Rally -- May Not Be Charged With Crime

What we're up against....

The GOP's Fake Doctor Council - Slate

Biden's speech was fantastic

Need help with a wingnut friend of a friend. Need examples of gov't programs that are successful

If Obama caves on Health Care

If Obama caves on public option: Who do you back in primary in 2012: Dean or Kucinich?

The "left" will scream and holler but in the end...

Mormons kicked out of Guyana

NV-Sen: Reid losing to no-name candidates

so is it possible we may be required to have health ins. w/o a PO?

I just have to say that guy that hit the baby in Wally World is racist...

I suppose I was rather rude this afternoon.

Will you please stop blaming the victim?

India, China leading global economic recovery

Kucinich - 'Kip Sullivan has figured out the real story' - Bait and Switch author...

President Obama's speech - sent to the school and the Superintendent of the school district

I can't let go of this ...... this whole thing about the upset over Obama talking to school kids

That's right. Forbid students in your school to hear the President's speech.

Excerpt from "DEATH PANELS: THE MUSICAL!"

MoveOn petition to Obama for a public option. Please sign.

OOPSIE! H1N1 flu vax will require 2 shots, 3 weeks apart?!!

Obama cuts pay for federal workers

Obama cuts pay for federal workers

Who is the most hated corporation

I'll be the one to say it: Obama's school speech is a really bad idea.

Palin: "No, I don't want the retarded baby"

Angry Florida parent: "I will not tolerate my children being brainwashed by this man. (Obama)"

Why we are at war in Afghanistan.

100 year old color pictures of Russia found

Oasis broke up.

You ever have this guy work in your office?

YouTube: That scene from "The Sopranos" featuring The Chi-Lites' "Oh Girl"

Costco "Take and Bake" Pizza - can I eat it tomorrow?

Tonight on the turntable: Cream - "Disraeli Gears"

I started a Meetup Group!

Now Canada has a good argument for seal clubbing

peopleofwalmart.com

Loneliness is a soul sucking bastard.

I didn't know Willy Deville died Aug. 6th.

Whatever happened to these commercials?

I have finally answered the most important philosophical question in human history...

Male menopause? Any thoughts?

Okra is nasty stuff and I will never serve it again.

Any suggestions? Just bought a new (used) car and am very

what the fuck!?!?!?!

"Sleeeeeep pretty darling do not cry, and I will sing a lullabyeeeee..."

Ok, we're on our 3rd ball in the tank of the toilet thing......and it still

So I finally decide to set up a Facebook page and have started finding long lost friends -

Help me figure out if I'm being scammed...

Who in their right mind would pay $100 for THIS??!!??

Some idiot woke me up, pounding on my door, trying to get into my apartment

Good morning Lounge

Y'all notice how high tech the weather channel has become.

Incredible live sand art

So your family or friends have a nick name for you?

The AMA takes a stand on Obama's Health Care Bill

Octomom: Kate Gosselin is a Judgmental Attention Whore

Governor Crunchwrap Supreme

OK, Loungers which one of you is the family in this GD thread?

When I'm scared and/or anxious, I get snarky.

I'm really fascinated with the "Hard Knocks" show on HBO.

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"People of Walmart" - Funny, Mean-spirited, Bad Taste or Innocuous?

Where is your favorite Sushi restaurant where you are?

The Lounge needs a Chaplin to keep everyone in line...

The Lounge needs a chaplain.

Congratulations Capn Sunshine! 10,000 posts!

Congratulations CrispyQ! 10,000 posts!

Congratulations Clio the Leo! 10,000 posts!

Sarah Palin's Burger King diet is producing some unfortunate results!

Long green cloud seen above the southwestern US!11!!1!!

Better than the store bought cat perches

Hey LynneSin: Senator Carper from Delaware was just here

That Evony game looks great!

My boss wants to be my friend him on facebook.

I don't care whether it's Michael Jackson or NOT...

OK, I posted this today, at facebook, to get a few laughs

Time again for the weekly Smackdown of all the assholes not lucky enough to live in Delaware!!!

PREP-H - Glenn Beck's ONLY appropriate advertiser.

Amazing keyboard solo by Rick Wakeman

Reason # 563 that I love living in Wisconsin:

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Tom Baker Makes a Return Trip to Doctor Who

Washington Nationals are so desperate for fans, they are sending free tickets to criminals

Fucking sun. Rising again, and now shining into my apartment. Have to close the blinds now. Fucker.

James Bond lives down our street.

Update on Father-in-law

*******HAPPY 9th ANNIVERSARY to gizmonic and Deep13 !!*******

So, is there a breakfast treat better than a cold Slice of pepperoni and

The Magic Fart

I wish there was a "Cooking and Food" forum.

I wish there was a general discussion forum

Traditionalism at The Minnesota State Fair

Is the word "patronizing" lady-like?

Are paid writers polluting the information environment?

Holy fucking shit.

WHOA! Declawed Stray fights off FIVE BIGGER CATS with claws!

lovely rita

The Dirty Truth About Cutting Boards

TZ, you got some 'splaining to do about your 'skins

Time again for the weekly Delaware Smackdown Thread -- Go ahead insult away

Is there some kind of Lounge forum?

Rarely do I say nice things about madinmaryland. I mean geez, he is a Cowboys fan but.....

Isn't there a gumbo ya-ya forum?

If you have a Bush/Cheney sticker on your bumper DO NOT TAKE MY PARKING SPACE!

Okay, all you fucking village idiots asking about other forums...

Woohoo, I finally got a greatest thread....

is there a "stupidity" forum?

(deep breath)

Is there a "STFU" forum?

The Sports Forum just called.

The Sports Forum just called.

What music have you listened to lately?

is daydreaming about playing frisbee a sport?

Why isn't shotgunning a beer a respected form of drinking in restaurants?

15 hooks that stayed in me.

Is there a "Let's draw straws to see who cleans the pudding from Uncle Freddie's chest hairs" forum?

What;s the word for patronizing a "lady"?

Who is the biggest d-bag owner in sports?

And oldie but goodie sent via the Email tuibes....

Semi-annual running of the underused smileys

15 books that have stayed with me

"Beat the Cocks" t-shirts a big seller at the Gamecock-Wolfpack game.

DU Song Of The Day

Expanding my Bump coverage

Song from the new Prius commercial is stuck in my head.

Is there a Strange sex forum?

I am so excited Football season is upon us

A FEW MORE HOURS AND I'LL BE SITTING IN A STADIUM WATCHING COLLEGE FOOTBALL!

Inflammatory Thread

Isn't there a boobies forum?

Woo hoo! I got me a buncha big cheap posters! Which should I put up first?

My brain doesn't hurt anymore - but then again I'm stinking drunk

Declawed Stray at my wife's work!

Attention! "Spy Game" is on (huh?) the Travel Channel

Captain Kirk's Five Favorite Weapons.

M. Night Shyamalan can use this as inspiration for his next movie.

I just learned that the owner of my former company, given control of $100M when 21, while he was

Do you have 'friends' on Facebook that you dont even know who they are?

"Your Ignorance makes me ill and angry... your savageness must.... end"

Those who roll their own cigarettes, HELP!

homework, homework, homework!!!!

How frequently do you strike up conversations with strippers?

Work wants to make me a supervisor, but...

What do this guy (pic) and Bernie Madoff have in common?

Where is Midlo.

If I called someone an

100 Year Old color pictures of Russia developed using digital methods

Ha! De-friended on Facebook!

I'm listening to RadioJavan.com and

Republican Colleagues FAIL

Peaches - Fuck the Pain Away, sung by Miss Piggy

Poll question: I'm finally mayor of a city in Star Wars Galaxies! Help me pick a Colbert-themed name

Classic Julia Child Photo

DU Search...

Anyone else having problems with missing "reply" links on their My DU page?

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Song of Ice and Fire fans, casting choice for HBO series

It was the 3rd of September ...

Anbody have any experience with the "we will fix your credit card"

Mad Men makes me thirsty...

Facebook should offer "Nemesis" and "Albatross" options along with "friends"

Fried Chicken?

Not enough Facebook friends? Buy them

I have a copy of President Obama Certification of Live Birth, sent to me by a republican hate group.

How many more rock operas does Pete Townshend need to write before jumping the rock opera shark?

Isn't there a "Pets" forum?

Alan Rickman...Snape...Alan Rickman...Snape....Alan Rickman...Snape...Drool. (Dial Up Warning)

How frequently do you strike up conversations with freepers?

I guess my kittens don't like salmon

What's your favorite football movie?

Say hello to my Mom, she's here.

I really really really hate that blue turf

Does the DU Lounge have a Porch?

Isnt there a sports forum?

Was Woman Di murdered?

Post a song about desire or longing for somebody...

Good news for post-rapture pets...

I hope Mitchell gets kicked out on Project Runway tonight!

My 75 Gallon Reef Tank--PICS

"Julie and Julia" is a wonderful movie! Go see it IMMEDIATELY!

Hotels are lonely places

It's time for DU's college football pick'em leagu

Say happy 90th birthday to my pops, please.

Is there a "petting" forum?

Help me decide what DVD marathon I will watch.

Barbara Bush is not the mother of George W. Bush!

I'm out of Diet Coke!!

OMG this quiz was not easy - Guess the Logos

Anybody who knows a thing or two about computers, what free software do you recommend?

What the hell football team is the "Houston Texans"? Never heard of them, but they are listed

Take my movie quote quiz (NO Googling, please)

Football football football football football football football football football football football

How frequently do you strike up conversations with strangers?

*******MILESTONES*******

Lizziegrace

Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth and Anthrax may tour together.

Is the word "lady" patronizing?

Who will be the first to congratulate Strong Atheist for having 12,000 posts?

calimary needs your help, please! In a good way...

So I called my techie friend

Time For The Annual "How did you pick your DU Name" Thread

Women's Independent Forum uses scare tactics against Health Care!

If Keith O is right about Obama capitulating, my heart just broke in two...

In six months, who is going to be more embarassed Cenk or Obama

two petitions and a call to action

Oh, Give me a fucking BREAK...

Just stop.

Obama's approval fell 13 points in about 32 weeks after accomplishing more than most presidents.

Are We Witnessing Rope a Dope?

I'm livid. My sons' school has caved in to the wing nuts!

Media finally Busted! The Real Town Hall Story by E.J. Dionne

Has the President spoken yet? Did I miss it? Where can I see it?

I don't want a *&^%$# health care bill that passes by a wide majority.

On another day, September 11, 2001, the POTUS* read to school children

I like Obama and I like Hillary.

Obama headed for Bush-like poll numbers.

Grijalva: White House Telling Reformers It Will Cease Support for Public Option

Progressives Should Vote No on Obama's Health Care Proposal (if it doesn't have a public option)

Anthony Weiner just said that a trigger might be able to pass on MSNBC.

Breaking: Martha Coakley throwing her hat into the Senate race

Where are the pro-healthcare reform powerful business interests?

Some of you will have to die.

The President was elected and quite frankly he can speak to anyone he wants to

We're getting a lot of calls about Obama's speech to kids.

My memory must be slipping, I thought we won the last election!

This school dust up will change Obama. The in your face hate seems to be a shock to him.

As much as I HATED George W Bush......

Am I the only one, who is just getting ready to tell everyone.. "Just go to Hell"..

What happened to all that respect for the President

Anyone else's school district not showing Obama's education address?

Pelosi: Public Option Best Way to Control Costs, Promote Competition

I just got back from a town hall

Hartmann was sooo right President Obama has to be FDR not Lincoln

Letter From House Progressives To Obama On Public Option

our school district crafted the "Obama Opt In/Out" letter so only idiots would sign.

Are we all getting played?

If The Democrats Don't Pass At Least The Public Option...

President Obama on Facebook:

OK, CAN WE JUST GET THIS HEALTHCARE THING THROUGH?

The elephant in the room: the media and the healthcare debate

Obama worship

BREAKING-Atty. Gen. Martha Coakley announced she's going to run for Ted Kennedy's seat.

Kerry is one of only a few Senators who answered yes to all questions on public option questionnaire

DU this poll: "Is Obama trying to indoctrinate school children"?

According to the media, Obama is planning to drop the public option

Would you support a "trigger" if...

Remember when you were a kid?

Why don't congressional progressives negotiate directly with the blue dogs?

Pelosi throws down the gauntlet -- "A bill without a strong public option will not pass the House"

Freedom from Fear

President Obama should make it clear to that majority of seniors who

I don't think anyone should be required to listen to Obama.

Teabaggers are behind boycotting President's speech to kids

Axelrod: "I don't think that there will be any ambiguity about where he thinks we have to go..."

Obama hatred on Teachers.net

In gotten so weird out there that if President Obama said it looks like rain...

Well, it's official. Keith Olbermann has lost his mind.

Parents in my sons school district scared that Obamas speech addresses homosexuality and healthcare

It's not brainwashing. It's de-programming.

Time: Can One Facebook Status Change the World?

Presidents Address to Students next week and the note home

Right wing wackos argue the Founding Fathers would not support perceived Constitutional violations

Looks like Obama has given in. Who will be the Democratic candidate in 2012?

Krugman on the trigger

Damn the torpedoes! Full steam ahead!

Win or Lose! THIS IS IT! One speech! He has to PROVE himself again!

Pelosi Steps Away from Public Option, Slightly: Might support a so-called "trigger"

Joan Walsh and Jonathan Alter on Ed are talking about GIVING UP the public option.

Why does everyone assume a trigger has broad support in the Senate?

Massachusetts divorce rate has dropped from 2.2 to 2.0 per 1000 since gay marriages.

Obama brought a cake knife to the healthcare gunfight (Salon)

Biden: Health care bill to be bold, contentious

could Obama thread the needle and phase in the public option?

Dear Mr. President: SCREW BIPARTISANSHIP!

Should Obama tell Congress that he won't sign a health care bill without a strong public option?

Republicans and the media are hypocrites on Obama's speech to students

Today's Letter From Congress Progressive Caucus Leaders To Obama On Public Option: Full Text Here

It the GOP is really against Frivolous Law Suits...

That status post on Facebook today should be

Sasha Obama sneaks up on her dad!

WOOHOO! Google the Facebook status statement! It's showing

John McCain has his first Democratic opponent

why do Teabaggers hate President Obama?

I thought conservatives were opposed to public schools aka socialized education.

I've e-mailed that Facebook status statement to my representative

Conservative group resumes health care ad campaign

Thom Hartmann was talking about the German American Bund ...

I checked and the Schools in my city, a very republican city, are airing

How DARE Obama address students at school!

On Ed, Tancredo is talking about hyperbowl. Is that like the Rose Bowl?

Giannoulias takes stand in favor of gay marriage

Republican Cummins to challenge Minn.'s Oberstar

My Neice Has Become An Activist!!!

FDR Speech 1936. Parts played by Hartmann today. What was past is now before us.

If Obama is giving up on the public option, here is what upsets me the most

'Lost tomb" of Obama's 6th generation great uncle found in Ireland

Zogby: Obama's loosing support among DEMS!!!

The Great Obama Panic of 2009

Today's Gallup poll-55% approval, 39% disapproval

So I had an interesting talk with my employer about negligent homicide. (Healthcare)

I have no insurance--I have no access to affordable healthcare...

Williams says Beshear intends to appoint Kelly to bench

Montandon says Ensign recruited, endorsed Sandoval for governor

California Nurses: California's Real Death Panels: Insurers Deny 21% of Claims

Nevada GOP chair opens door to Senate run

Bwahaha! MSNBC uses 8/31 52% Gallup poll number cause 9/2 number shows him at 55%!

What is controversial about the president encouraging kids to get good grades?

When I was a kid at church they told us to help the poor

IT'S HAMMERTIME -- BRING THE HEAT!

OH MY, LA Times: Man bites off man's finger at Obama healthcare rally

REALLY?

Is There A Link To President Obama's Address To Students On Education?

Screw it !!Why was Shrub Down, Away reading ' My Pet Goat ' 9/11/01 ?

If Public Option Isn't Dead, Why Is David Axelrod Referring to Its "Spirit"?

Two Liberal Groups Target Obama Over His Position on Public Option

TPM: White House to reformers: don't waste your money promoting public option

A Word About Obama Polls

My daughter just posted this message on her Facebook.

Late Vote Smoking Guns: 2000-2008 (X)

So now the Whitehouse is letting Olympia Snow set the healthcare agenda

Received a note home from son's school about the speech.

Vice President Joe Biden Addresses the Recovery Act at the Brookings Institution

If schools will not televise the President of the United States, take their TV sets away

Senator Wyden open to public option. Support up to 49?

QUESTION: What can we call "progressives" who believe ANYTHING our extremely sloppy M$M says?

Progressive Groups Petition Obama to Demand Public Option in Health Care Speech

Congress’ Approval Rating At Lowest Point for Year

I think of the "public option" just like I do medicare.

The primaries are over!

Palm Beach County and President Obama's speech to students.

Biden: Obama health plan to be bold, contentious

Nope.

All Politics is Local: What Healthcare Reformers Forgot

Biden: Stimulus doing more `than we had hoped'

It's starting to look like Hillary has more guts than Obama

Meet the CAVEMAN ENERGY CAUCUS...

OH BOY!!!! the racist gets back his show on prime time TV

When the fuck did Perez Hilton-style reporting take over politics?

Thom Hartmann: "President Obama needs to listen to FDR to learn how to take on the Republicans!"

Obama up another point on Gallup today at 55%

Congressional Progressive Caucus leader, Raůl M. Grijalva, statement on Obama plans on public option

Bachmann ‘Hearing Voices’ Other Than God’s, Says Top Dem

Fox News pet rock debunked by sheriff

OK-Gov: Fallin Posts Big Leads Over Top Dems in Own Poll

What's Your Opinion of a Health Care Reform Bill without a Public Option?

Congresswoman Schakowski (D-IL) I Will Not Vote For a Bill Without a Real Public Option

I guess we need to do this again. Obama and public option:

Axelrod will be on Meet the Press Sunday (per that crappy website Politico)

How Health Insurance Reform Will Help America's Older and Senior Women;

DOE Edits Out "Help The President" From Classroom Materials On Upcoming Speech

Thom Hartman is excellent today - outlining how Obama should fight - give a listen!

Here is the rally I was at yesterday, it is in the paper..

If Olympia Snowe comes to our side with a strong public option, I will donate to her campaign

Blowhard Athlete Hints at potential Senate Candidacy (Teddy's Seat)

North Carolina Hopeful Field-Tests a Few Jabs Against Burr

After 30 yrs. of whining about the cost of an employment based healthcare insurance system, why

Got this viral email from a republican friend

Daschle: Democrats will pursue reform with or without Republican support.

Senate election schedule in Massachusetts

It increasingly appears that Hillary was right on. Obama gives nice speeches.

***Heads Up!: VPOTUS Speech on the Success of the Stimulus! LIVE!!!***

Does anyone have an email list for Dem senators and representatives?

"Kill or be killed" argument pushed by Republicans

I'm Sorry - If The President Goes The Trigger Route - It Will Only Result In Him & The Dems......

Why don't the Dems "prep" the crowds before these Town Hall "debates"?

Lay it on the table: How will Obama play the upcoming healthcare battle?

Call the White House and tell them the public option has to stay.

If for a week, we could act like we are the majority we are.. instead

Corporations are SOCIALIST!

Biden's big Speech on the Stimulus today

NYT: Having blown their load early, conservatives now want serious healthcare debate

I Have To Give It Up To Rasmussen

Joe Madison:I Told You All This Day Would Come

Bachman? A-hole! DeMint? A-hole! Boehner? A-hole! Grassley? A-hole!, etc. Van Jones? Truth teller

Pres Obama prevented from having the Freedom to invigorate, innovate, ideas to Solve & Advance

I hope Obama will insist on a public option, but if he doesn't, that's okay

G O Pause.Rehab Center.. For helping Staunch Republicans eat Crow so as to recover

Ask President Obama to meet with "Mad As Hell Doctors" to listen and ask questions on single payer

Report: Obama likely to win 2012 easily - and end 2016 close to 60% popularity .

The President has barely been in office 8 months.

Dan Savage: Bachmann and Beck actively trying to get Obama killed

BP Makes "Giant" Oil Find in Gulf of Mexico

Silvio Berlusconi tries to block film about his chauvanism

Somali camps 'unfit for humans'

Gunmen kill Mexico police deputy

Sarah Palin 'can't even shoot a gun'

In memoir, Kennedy talks of guilt, Kopechne

Healthcare reform advocate punched (in the face) by opponent at Nelson event

Carville, Matalin to head Super Bowl committee

Grijalva: White House Telling Reformers It Will Cease Support for Public Option

(Easton PA) State Theatre sticks with Glenn Beck show despite NAACP request to cancel

Will Boeing move to Beijing?

Man's Finger Bitten Off in Scuffle at Health Care Rally

Study: Bigeye tuna stocks in Pacific under threat

New jobless claims dip less than expected to 570K

FACTBOX-G20 economic stimulus: size and impact

China denies U.S. reporters were seized in China

UN chief warns of climate-related disaster

U.S., Australia to ask China to (military) exercises: report

Study: Torture reports rose despite UN convention

Don Imus Joins Fox Biz

Immigration raids often start with tips from disgruntled employees

Now not time to end economic stimulus: OECD

Woman charged with scalding death in Las Vegas(Killed with pot of boiling water)

Security assigned to watch guards at Kabul embassy

China, Cuba pledge greater cooperation

(British) Soldier killed in Afghanistan blast

Japan business lobby to oppose climate target: report

McConnell: Zero Republicans Support EFCA

U.S. NGO’s Case against Venezuela’s Citgo and Chavez Dismissed

Turkey, Iraq and Syria in water crisis summit

Healthcare activist bites off finger of counter-demonstrator, authorities say

Rating agencies lose key free-speech claim

Not enough Facebook friends? Buy them

(Alberto) Gonzales backtracks on support for CIA probe

Japan’s New Leader Reassures U.S. on Alliance

Diebold unloads voting machine albatross

Sen. Blanche Lincoln (D-Ar) Opposes Public Option

France sees initial carbon tax at 14 euros per metric ton

WWII vets mark Japan's surrender aboard battleship

Police: Garrido was arrested in 1972 rape case

Diebold sells Premier Election Solutions for $5 million

Progressive House leaders to tell Obama to his face: No bill without public option

Hitmen Kill 17 in Mexico Rehab Clinic

Hitmen kill 17 in Mexico clinic on U.S. border

STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday September 3

US cuts aid to Honduras

Banks fight plan to regulate derivatives

New protests in western China

Tom Ridge New Director of Brightpoint

WH to release education speech early

Forest Service: Arson Caused Giant LA Wildfire

Maine's Gay marriage law added to ballot

China Sees New Limits, but Not Export Ban, on Rare Minerals (Important Update)

Biden: Obama health plan to be bold, contentious

G.O.P. May Be Vital to Obama on Afghan War

Dalai Lama under 'gag order' from Taipei

American Apparel says it will lose 1,500 workers over immigration dispute

Washington Post Calls For Rangel To Step Down As Committee Leader

Blow for Gordon Brown as defence aide quits over Afghanistan strategy

Audi to Build Q5 in India

U.S. allows unlimited visits to relatives in Cuba

Arctic reverses trend, is warmest in two millennia

Gates Signals He’s Open to More Troops in Afghanistan

2 US soldiers killed in vehicle accident in Iraq

Powerful lawmaker urges U.S. aid cutoff for Honduras

Ailing Manson Follower Denied Parole

Kerry to Wage Kennedy's Health Care Fight

Advisers to Obama Divided on Size of Afghan Force

First Genetic Link Between Reptile And Human Heart Evolution Found

Software mogul attacked by elephant during safari (Republican Billionaire Tom Siebel)

Parents can "opt out" of President's education speech, says CO school district

Documentary filmmaker shot dead in El Salvador

White House Green Jobs Adviser Apologizes for Calling Republicans 'Assholes'

Ex-Texas death row inmate freed; AG drops charges

Howard Dean (6\7) on Healthcare at Netroots Nation

Howard Dean (5\7) on Healthcare at Netroots Nation

Howard Dean (7\7) on Healthcare at Netroots Nation

Howard Dean (3\7) on Healthcare at Netroots Nation

Howard Dean (4\7) on Healthcare at Netroots Nation

Howard Dean (2\7) on Healthcare at Netroots Nation

Howard Dean (1\7) on Healthcare at Netroots Nation

President Bill Clinton Keynotes Netroots Nation Part 1

Can't Go Home

Rachel Maddow Takes On Obama Over Defense Of Marriage Act

Republicans Heckle Disabled Woman in Wheelchair at Town Meeting

Minneapolis Healthcare Candlelight Vigil 1 of 2

Health Care Reform Rally - Tucson AZ

Rachel Maddow: SC Justice John Paul Stevens Retiring?

Democrats in Action for Health Care Reform - Sac, CA

John Green's Thought Bubble: Health Care Overhaul (Summarized Via Massive Pig)

Tom DeLay - ABC's Dancing Thug

Rachel Maddow: U.S. Embassy contractors gone wild in nude photos

Anger uncorked at bottle maker Sigg over BPA

Beckkk creeps out a female guest (not new)

First TV Ad Spot:

Meg Whitman: I'm A Huge Fan Of Van Jones

Republican Closed Door Health Care Forum at Palmetto Gral Hospital, in Hialeah, Miami

Solar Panel Smackdown! (Caveman Energy Caucus)

"No Impact Man" - Coming to Theatres on September 4

Health Care Rally - Traverse City, MI

FOX News does Obama as only they can

Faux News Guest Pastor Broden: "Obama Aides Want To Kill Seniors"

TYT: Is Rahm Emanuel Playing Politics Correctly?

A Back to School Message from NASCAR (and whitehouse.gov)

9/2 -- O'Donnell on Maddow -- Obama's Desperate

Religion and Moral Obligation to Healthcare Reform

Jane Kidd delivers Healthcare Reform petition to US Sen. Johnny Isakson

Vice President Biden: "We're Going To Get Something Substantial"

Matt Taibbi Interview Part. 1/4 @ BreakRoomLive.com Treasury-Godman Criminal Conspiracy

Second Maine Equality Ad: Bill Whitten

TYT: Obama Is Just A Politician, NOT A Leader

Fickle Finger of Fight: Rachel Maddow & Rep. Weiner Discuss If This Is "The One Shot We've Got"

MSNBC: Woman In Wheelchair Booed At Health Care Town Hall

Fran "The Nanny" Drescher speaks out in favor of a public option (msnbc)

Biden sells stimulus success & Obama's address

V for Vendetta, the speech

McCain agrees with 'draconian rationing' & seniors 'are expendable.' (2:18)

Glenn Beck Finds "Communist" Art At NBC's HDQTRS

The truth about the health care town halls

Rachel Maddow: Embassy Contractors Doing Shots Off Guy's Butt

Weiner Discusses Health Reform on MSNBC - Public Option Trigger

(9:32) Olbermann mocks Beck's art rant

First look at my latest video

TYT: Cenk Slams GOP Candidate Joking About Hunting President Obama

Man Who Got Finger Bitten Off At Town Hall Talks To Cavuto

TYT: Pat Buchanan Defends Hitler

TYT: Van Jones Calls Out All Republicans, Cenk's Got His Back

JFK's Irish Honor Guard (part one)

Bill Maher - Biblically Incorrect part 1 of 8

Who's the real patriot?

Health Care Townhall Terrorist Kabuki

Somali camps 'unfit for humans'

Afghanistan failings sound echoes of Russia's forgotten war

Marie Cocco; Cheney Plays to His Crowd

A Rx for Obama: Channel the NRA to Sell the Public Option

E.J. Dionne: Distorting the Voice of the People

Forget 'Purple Fingers,' New Afghani 'Freedom' Symbol is 'Blue Balls'

Health Care and the Free Market

Study: Bigeye tuna stocks in Pacific under threat

Guardian UK: Cayman Islands: Hit by Hurricane Lehman

Nicholas Kristof: Health Care That Works

Roland Martin, Rick Sanchez and CNN Blow Off The Real Story. Again

The Next Sarah Palin is Curt Schilling?

Third National Pastor Declares Anti-Obama Death-Prayer

U.S. NGO’s Case against Venezuela’s Citgo and Chavez Dismissed

WSJ: Why Democrats Are Losing on Health Care

Glenn Greenwald: The looming political war over Afghanistan

Retreat and Surrender

The Republicancare elephant in the room

Health Insurers Mobilize 50,000 Employees to Defeat Public Option

Federal Government Needs Massive Hiring Binge, Study Finds

Health Care’s Senior Moments

On Being Hated In a Nation of Assholes

How will Hillary Clinton, State Department respond to obscene behavior at US Embassy?

Town Hall Democracy or Mob Hysteria? Rethinking the Importance of the Public Sphere

A Stimulus from Overseas, by Newt Gingrich

News coverage focused more on protest noise than on substance of health care issue.- interview on

Records Of Health Worker Misdeeds Kept Secret

Kennedy’s Rough Waters and Still Harbors

Rahm Pushing Triggers Through Olympia Snowe

Freedom Federation enters health care fray (hard-core Religious Right groups join forces)

Somewhere a health insurance executive is laughing

Regina newspaper outsourcing jobs

President Obama, I hope in your speech you ask people: "Just how lucky do you feel?"

Canada's asylum fiasco

Global Climate Change Confirmed

Town Hall Protests Distorted By Irresponsible Media

The Unwitting Birthplace of the 'Death Panel' Myth

Mary Jo Kopechne's cousin's letter to the editor

NYT: FDR, the divider, not the uniter, got things done. Obama take note?

Why Won’t Glenn Beck deny it?

Can Europe Pop the U.S. CEO Pay Bubble?

Democrats Should Pay Attention to MSNBC August Ratings

White House signals openness to health compromise

Dave Lindorff: The Address President Obama Should Give to Congress

Should Texas Tech Employ Alberto Gonzales?

Young Workers in Free Fall: 1/3 Under 35 Live with Parents

Conservative media take a strong stand against ... learning?!?

WH Tells Groups Not to "Waste Money" on Public Option Ads

Should We Throw Out H-1B Visas and Start Over?

How California Got to be a Bankrupt Gulag

Attribution of recent climate change (Wikipedia)

Biogas plant coming to Welcome

McClatchy Washington Bureau: U.S., Canada near agreement to control pollutants from ships

AFP: Albania to Zimbabwe: the climate change risk list

Recession slows wind energy development across Europe

Spain's Solar-Power Collapse Dims Subsidy Model

Reuters: People won't change lifestyle for planet: straw poll (of 30 Londoners)

Indian Sugar Imports To Hit 30% Of Demand As Drought Bites - Futures Price Highest Since 1981

Boehner Tous GOP Climate Plan - More Drilling To Finance Renewables + 100 Nuclear Plants In 20 Years

Third Anti-Pollution Riot In Three Weeks In China: Participants Burn Cars, Confront 2,000 Police

Chinese Govt. Authorizes Trade In "Legally" Obtained Tiger Pelts "And Their Products"

Meet the CAVEMAN ENERGY CAUCUS...

Discussion Of Population Off-Limits During Climate Talks, Says Indian Environment Minister

Changing Rain Patterns & Rising Salt Infiltration Cut Food Production In Outlying Islets Of Solomons

Thermal emissions and climate change: Cooler options for future energy te

Dutch move into fast lane with 'bicycle highways'

The other global warming

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The Collapse Continues - Fraser River Sockeye Run Lowest Ever - 86% Below Projections

Drought withers Iraqi farms, food supplies

As hybrid cars gobble rare metals, shortage looms

More hockey sticks!

A New Measure of Global Warming from Carbon Emissions

Sweet dreams are made of geoengineering

Ethiopian PM Threatens Walkout By African Nations At Copenhagen If Demands Not Met - AFP

Has runaway Arctic warming already begun?

Diversity of Species in the Rainforest

Arctic ecology: Tundra's burning

Current Climate Impact of Heating from Energy Usage

bizarre honey bee story apparently going viral....

Don't anthropomorphize glaciers. They hate that.

Solar Roofing Tiles: A Stylish Solution for Sustainable Living

GreenField Ethanol opens plant to produce 200-million litres of ethanol per year

Fall colors fade in U.S. West as aspen trees die

BP taps vast pool of crude in deepest oil well

Fulcrum's Durham facility shows solid-waste-to-ethanol works

Ford Gets Smart with Battery Charging Technology

Gloat-Free Baseball Scores (Wednesday, September 2)

Carville, Matalin to head Super Bowl committee

"America's Team Mortgage" You can add another Cowboy Crook to the list.

Forbes puts Cowboys' value at $1.65B -- tops among U.S. teams

Goodell: Vick eligible to play in Week 3

The Great Giambino!

More Deep Thoughts from Curt Shilling:

The smallmen of San Fran get shut down by Pedro Martinez with their Ace..

Since MAD won't post this...

Legendary broadcaster Ernie Harwell has terminal cancer. Just damn.

Brett Favre makes illegal block, trying and suceeding in injuring a player.

How could Mad miss this? Redskins sue broke season ticket holders.

Did A-Rod just cop a feel on the female cop?

URGENT: You Can Help Restore Democracy to Honduras

U.S. judge awards jailed journalist's mom $27.5 million (sliding down the slippery slope)

Ousted Honduran president recounts removal at ESIA

Salvadorian groups march to support Zelaya

Powerful lawmaker urges U.S. aid cutoff for Honduras

GOVERNMENT OF PRESIDENT JOSE MANUEL ZELAYA ROSALES REPORT ON THE COUP D’ETAT

Obama expected to extend trade embargo with Cuba

Cuban dissidents back Juanes gig

Honduran Aid Sleight of Hand: Like a Street Corner Shell Game

Cuba Expresses its Solidarity with the Honduran People

IMF: stop funding Honduras

HONDURAS’ DAY AT THE STATE DEPARTMENT AND A HUNCH

Playing the ‘Anti-Semitism’ Card Against Venezuela

US cuts aid to Honduras

Brazil to finance Cuban port to serve its oil industry

Charlton Heston’s gun taken from his ‘cold, dead hands’

Interesting Article In The Examiner

Campus gunshots kill student bystander in Atlanta.

Russian expert in Arctic Sea case flees country

NEW YORKERS HEAR THE FACTS ABOUT ISRAELI APARTHEID

Arab Americans complain to Clinton about Israeli 'discrimination'

Norway to divest from Israeli arms firm involved in West Bank wall

Rachel Maddow (MSNBC) Opposes Lawful Gun Possession at Home

Would You Make This Information Public?

NEW FBI VIOLENT CRIME REPORT!!!!

PA to probe 'IDF organ harvesting'

Two new Leica's- Photos at link.

Choices....I could suck you in and say it's just critters ...but I would be lying

Help me choose UP

Various places that interested me today in Marathon and in Duck Key

xpost from GD: 100 year old color photos of Russia. Quite interesting and beautiful

Lots of Looking Ups

**SUBMISSION THREAD for SEPTEMBER CONTEST** Theme: LOOKING UP

SEPTEMBER PHOTO CONTEST: Comment Thread

Global Warming Could Forestall Ice Age

Exercise alone shown to improve insulin sensitivity in obese sedentary adolescents

650 Million Years in One Minute

"Science is Real" by They Might Be Giants

Superconductivity Observed In Europium Metal Using Diamond Anvil Accessible Pressures.

Spacegeeks, check this out!

My gay friends in the UK are having a baby

Well I guess students don't talk as much as I thought they did

Another photo that made my day

Missing Richard Nixon

TARP CEOs Make More Money Than Almost Everyone Else

HSBC Says Switzerland Luring More Rich Foreigners as Taxes Rise

Bull / Bear Tug of War

'Killer' stock derivatives make comeback

Time to ditch the dollar

George Bush's nephew Jonathan Bush the third gets shorted! LOL

Judy Shepard: A Phone Call That Changed Everything (Newsweek)

The Almighty Dollar by Dave Cohen (long, but a must-read)

Gay military question still up in air

Is iTunes anti-gay?

West Linn teacher returns as woman

Black swan event? China cancelling derivative contracts

How Bad Will It Get?

What's up with the price of gold?

Is Health Care the Next 'Bonusgate'?

Five Basic Facts about Immigrants and Health care

Biting Back: Search is On For Finger-Chomper

What Is Happening With The Sun?

Single-dose swine flu vaccine in the works

Sneak in more Omega 3 & 6 with Hemp Milk

If you like a little jazz, please

Checking in on the fly

I don't know how to say this without being "corny"

Next Full Moon

Health Care Vigile in Alameda, CA 09/02/09

I thought that hate speech condoning the death

It's time to burn all the books!

"Students must learn about other religions: judge" - Quebec, Canada.

Anyone else find the new Chronicle of Higher Education jobs function a bit cumbersome?

I Found Out I'm Being Nominated For A Kohl Fellowship

Budget cut check in

Dads pose for nude calendar to help cash strapped school

Do you read food blogs? How many? Which ones?

peach pie with grasswire's pastry recipe

Mmmmmmmmm.... Muffins!

A canning question for you all...

any ideas for an extra turnip?

Hey guys,

Do you have a paper debunking Hoffman's energy requirements paper?

Screw it !!Why was Shrub Down, Away reading ' My Pet Goat ' 9/11/01 ?

Perry aide gets No. 2 job at TCEQ

Texas' health-care system bleeds county coffers and sends some to early graves

Goodhair vs Gooderhair?

white Honda Civic. DU sticker. Lewisville hospital parking lot. who was it

How Gov. Perry Executed a Completely Innocent Man in 2004 (Investigative Report)

How do we know whether an event was spontaneous or caused by the laws of nature?

Layton: PM must 'reach out' to avoid election

MacKay denies conflict of interest

The Return Of Aqua! Latest song from their tour!

Passion of the Mao (2006)

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