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Archives: September 6, 2009

So when will Apple offer free downgrades to Leopard?

Corporate Censorship - Even U.S. Cathlolic Bishops Agree "health care is a human right."

Boy found hidden in 5x12 4ft-high room in wall

Did we ever talk about Healthcare and Education this much during Bush?

Did we ever talk about Healthcare and Education this much during Bush?

What else can you really say about these people?

Commentary on "Race to the Top"

Latest right wing response to the health care debate on Facebook

Latest right wing response to the health care debate on Facebook

13 more posts until a 1000, who wants to join me?

The Burning Man is DOWN!!!

One School Superintendent w/ Backbone & A Clear Head

Darth Vader LIVE in Trafalgar Square

If it walks like an a-hole and talks like an a-hole...It's an a-hole!

What's in a name? Do you know anyone who has named their daughter Boniva?

Bill Gates (charter school funder) vision for education (gag me) & an antidote

Crimes Against the Soul of America

Swine Flu Sickens 2,000 at University

Shop at Gap Inc, Support Teach For America

Exclusive: John Lennon, the lost interviews

Anyone of 'Medicare-age' who is at ANY forum rallying AGAINST single-payer

Cornel West/Carl Dix: Accountability, Privatization of Public Problems, & Class Warfare

Is this Michele Malkin's tat?

Are you a hard working Family Guy/Gal? Prepare to be screwed

Iran: The Green Brief #69 (September 5 - Shahrivar 14) Latest news from Iran.

If you are on Twiter please RT this to @morningmika

The media is trying to ruin Obama. Remember Adam Clymer?

When will Joe Biden resign after the Republicans attack his hair plugs?

maxine ain't buying the b.s. on george's show...

New show on Fox News- the Glenn Bek show

Now Wall St. is going after life ins!

As Joe Kennedy considers run, Chávez ties loom

Mike Pence on This Week with George S. makes me want to punch my TV.

WOW-What We Did NOT Learn From Using Torture

Need Dubya's vacation days during first term, whole "presidency" and

Wall Street Pursues Profit in Bundles of Life Insurance - Here We Go Again

Time to Get Out of Afghanistan

For eight years, poor students had a "role model" in the White House - if they were wealthy.

For eight years, poor students had a "role model" in the White House - if they were wealthy.

Republicans, bat-shit-crazy as they are, may seem to be getting worse, but not really.

Why don't we use the correct term,? Censoring our President is Unpatriotic!

Why don't we use the correct term,? Censoring our President is Unpatriotic!

Just some stuff i came across this evening

Big business has more to gain from no public option than anyone

“Coarse rhetoric” only OK if you’re a Republican

CNN: Court's Special Session Marks Sotomayor Debut

Van Jones Quits, Glenn Beck Still Employed

Van Jones Quits, Glenn Beck Still Employed

NY Times: Surge in Homeless Children Strains School Districts

NY Times: Surge in Homeless Children Strains School Districts

Duncan Agenda: Segregated Charters, Unqualified Teachers, and Pay-Per-Score Teacher Pay

Now we know why the Repukes fought the idea of reinstating the Fairness Doctrine.

Now we know why the Repukes fought the idea of reinstating the Fairness Doctrine.

if mr van jones worked for me, i'd have given him the medal of freedon and a raise

H.R. 676 was written in 2003?

Ignorant, Racist Old Bastards

Ousted Honduran President brings his story to DC, receives a deceptive response from US State Dept.

If I had the money I would buy Bush's old pig farm and rename it the Ted Kennedy Ranch.

Boaters warned to look out for missing robot

Huffington Post: Beck gets first Scalp

Lobbyists

RE: Fascism - Anyone else here read Asimov's Foundation Series?

Is President Barack Obama's back-to-school address to students a good idea?

Why aren't we mocking and making fun of these morans?

To all who think Progressives are jumping ship...

To all who think Progressives are jumping ship...

U. of Wis. bans beer ads during sports broadcasts

How about pulling every conservative's social security

Best CAPTCHA Ever at White House Comments Page in Support of Public Option

President Will Make Case For Public Option Wednesday Night

the media will not allow President Obama to succeed.

Now that we can see more clearly who is running things, I wish to remind you that

Burnt Orange Report: Reasons Why Texas Court of Criminal Appeals Needs New Judges: Sharon Keller ...

Honestly, didn't we learn anything from the Clinton era?

Pull the plug? Pull the plug on the MTP panel.

Kip Sullivan of pnhp: The public option chicken and egg dilemma

AP discusses whether Obama is a "wuss"

My kids WILL be going to school Tuesday!

Since when did the common worker become the enemy?

Do you realize what this could lead to?

Astute Cartoon: These issues could destroy Obama's Presidency if screwed up

Calling John Yoo

"I Said 'Man' not 'Klan' "

Putting the GD in GooD Things This Week

Tort reform

WENDELL POTTER talks healthcare reform with Bob McChesney on Media Matters - 2pm ET today

"Wayward Cat Limps Home With 13-Inch Arrow Shot Through Its Head"! (graphic video)

Determining the lesser of two evils in an election

Axelrod: Firm on public option

dupe

White House: public health care plan is negotiable

Nation's youth trends left, both parties are trending right. Nature abhors a vacuum

We need a Plan B

Sex offender ban (from public parks) gains steam

School board stands firm: no hoodies

School board stands firm: no hoodies

How to Retaliate for Van Jones

Is the total lack of civil political discourse even reversible now?

instead of separating Church & State we seem bent on separating

Dems trounce Repubs in 2 straight elections & can't "spend political capital earned"? WTF?

What If We Had Six 9/11 Attacks In One Year?

now this is hardball....Mexican Candidate and His Family Killed

Senator signals possible health care compromise.....compromise my ass

If we were all covered under a Single-Payer health insurance system

Axelrod very squishy on President Obama's support for the Public Option

DKos - Junk insurance costs $1865.00 a month for husband, wife, 13-year old son

Flashback: Jocelyn Elders

Is there any merit to the GOP talking point regarding medical malpractice and needless tests?

President Obama, the pinata.

So about this freedom of speech thing

Man, after all that power vacationing, you'd think the White House would come back a little stronger

Amazing time lapse videography of the Station Fires.

PHOTOS PUBLISHED: Death of a Marine (one graphic photo but in respectful context)

If you want a Public Option then make your demand where it counts

America's PARANOID-STYLE POLITICS: "An arena for uncommonly angry minds."

Ashcroft can be sued over arrests, appeals court rules

Bombing in S. Afghanistan kills US service member

Bombing in S. Afghanistan kills US service member

Merkel Faces Call to Clarify Germans' Afghan Role

The Politics Of Capitulation

Prediction:

I feel that "negotiating" away the Public Option is a complete betrayal

compromise on health care reform means insurance co. profits as important as saving lives

Sarah Palin- Wounded Veterans

Talk about Un-American!

"Will everyone who thinks this system is working please stand up?"

"Coarse rhetoric"?? These bastards don't KNOW "coarse rhetoric"!

Votes Tossed From 447 Polling Stations in Afghanistan(Possibly Tens of Thousands of Votes)

Oh wow... Why didn't anyone tell me about Moore's new film, "Capitalism: A Love Story"?

A year after meltdown: Tough questions, choices - AP

How will we do in 2010?

As Joe Kennedy considers run, Chávez ties loom

How does the US lower costs for consumers while maintaining inflated profits for an industry?

Oh MY GAWED! Fox News themselves declares victory!!!!

I need a good sign idea for a pro healthcare rally!!!

What are we arguing about anyway? 33% of US is on single-payer RIGHT NOW!

WOOD WORKER ALERT::: Dust hazards are well known, I thought I knew enough, I was wrong

Mike Davis on Elites and New Forms of Struggle

Mike Davis on Elites and New Forms of Struggle

Van Jones

Frepublican, or Dumbocrat?

If you want to make a CHANGE in the MEDIA.....QUIT PAYING FOR IT.

For my 1000th post, I have a few things to say about how I am feeling post-election.

Gypsies, tramps, and thieves--and health care reform

Fox "News"...Byron York upset that "mainstream media," except for Fox, "ignored" Van Jones news

White House shifts on public health care option

I had an interesting and pleasant discussion with a young Mormon.

When the President talked about "change", what did you think he meant?

"Capitalism is evil," says new Michael Moore film

Superintendent Neosho MO schools on Obama's speech: "we are not wanting to disrupt class"

As Joe Kennedy considers run, Chávez ties loom

As Joe Kennedy considers run, Chávez ties loom

Let me get this straight, and correct me if I am wrong

'Returning to His Roots, One of His Best Films' (Michael Moore's 'Capitalism: A Love Story')

What's a "progressive" anyway?

The Unrec Feature. Either you love it or you hate it.

Dollars & Sense: The Dull Compulsion of the Economic (An Ugly Scene)

Just musing here ... What would be the reaction to a black president if he had been Republican?

Death panels, we allready got'em

My 1000th post... It's been a long ride...

Paranoid racists ascendent: Thoughts on Van Jones’ resignation

Paranoid racists ascendent: Thoughts on Van Jones’ resignation

Response to the Truth Is All FAQ and links to Election Fraud Analytics (X)

Obama Has Fed His Green Jones to King CONG

???? Guy on ABC News said what????

Former president of Brazil says hardline war on drugs 'has failed'

Why aren't more religious leaders coming out for healthcare and the public option?

The Last Word: Rep. Keith Ellison

Why Aren't They In Jail?

The Skyscraper That Ate a Billion Dollars

This Is It! World Premiere of 'Capitalism: A Love Story' Tonight ...a message from Michael Moore

White House: public health care plan is negotiable

Send In the Clowns:3 Stooges, Gingrich, Sharpton & Duncan Hit the Road For Corporate “School Reform"

Did Glenn Beck rape and murder a girl in 1990?

A couple of thoughts

Aid Group Says U.S. Troops Raid Afghan Hospital

Project Y for those who have wackadoodle e-mail "friends"

How is LABOR and LABOR DAY being celebrated by TV/newspaperes . . .?????

Small towns and conservatism

Argentine supreme court "unconstitutional" to prosecute citizens for having drugs for personal use.

Argentine supreme court "unconstitutional" to prosecute citizens for having drugs for personal use.

1 illegal download = 3 1/3 dead relatives.

Jury nullification

What part of the word "option" is it difficult for Republicans to understand?

NFL Star Shawne Merriman Accused of Choking Girlfriend Tila Tequila

I've GOTTA wonder about Obama's vetting process

I've GOTTA wonder about Obama's vetting process

Mr Fish: this might be too subtle for some

Should Van Jones Have His Own TV Program?

Who Else Is Sickened By The Yahoos That Don't Want President Obama To Speak To Their Kids?

The new survivalists: Oregon 'preppers' stockpile guns and food in fear of calamity

We can predict what Obama will say Wednesday night.

Dr. Jonathan Kozol LIVE on C-Span2 now, discussing NCLB ...

The Public Option and Young People

I demand any asshole republican congressman who calls Obama hitler, or other lie to resign /nt

Swine Flu Suddenly Slams Campus

Wow, I didn't know this but Van Jones is a racist.....

Just throw the healthcare bill in the trash! OPERATION KILL BILL!

Van Jones has been fed to King CONG (Coal, Oil, Nukes & Gas)

LETTER OF THE DAY - The contradictions of the Christian capitalist

On Weather Radar of Thunderstorm has anyone ever seen a hook echo close in on the open side to form

Let's hear from DUers with lots of overseas experience!! Tell us your experiences! Mini Bios.

Should America become a Moronarchy?

If there was more tolerance among Democrats for open discussion about 9-11

Anyone care to play "Guess what's living in my chimney?"

"Shoelaces"

Luxury hotel chains dropping five-star ratings to save money

So the new Florida Senator LeMieux's law firm arranged visas for the

So the new Florida Senator LeMieux's law firm arranged visas for the

Obama isn't trying to placate Republicans

Toons

'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' is damaging U.S. military

Racism Behind The Calls To Boycott Obama's Speech To Kids - By Robert Paul Reyes

FOX NEWS WINS (Van Jones resigns)

On Being Insane...

On Being Insane...

On Being Insane...

Can you solve the circular reasoning quiz on this page?

Retired Naval officer calls on Obama to end Don't Ask to honor slain sailor

GOP Congressman embraces town hall lady who compares Obama to Hitler

What Happened to Last Year's Max Baucus?

'Life settlements' bonds could be Wall Street's next big act - bunding life insurance policies

The next Wall Street Bubble?

Marking 60 years: China leaps from 19th to 21st century

I just came across this image... and thought it might be somehow relevant...

I demand any asshole republican who helped expose a CIA agent go to prison /nt

Red herrings

Guardian UK's review of "Capitalism: A Love Story"

Art as Resistance Dahr Jamail

'Why should the liberals always cave?' Dem asks (Keith Ellison)

The Fox News BOYCOTT continues... DOUBLE UP!

What if the Democrats decided to play hardball with the Republicans?

KO needs our help re: Glenn Beck

Howard Dean: Van Jones' Resignation a 'Loss for the Country'

A replay of Blackhawk Down...

More than two-thirds of all foreign armament deals last year were made with U.S. suppliers

People have bought the right wing propaganda on unions

Other developed countries...

Other developed countries...

Straight seniors rely on domestic partnerships

Straight seniors rely on domestic partnerships

This Film is an Idiot's Version of Naomi Klein's Masterpiece

Budget Reconciliation

"The media," you say. But WHICH media?

You want to talk about extremism? Let's talk about extremism.

It would be a damned shame if this dude

Surge in Homeless Pupils Strains Schools

What will happen when the President makes his speech to the joint session of congress?

Capitalism: A Love Story

I (meaning you) prefer to

I (meaning you) prefer to

NEW C-SPAN Supreme Court Website

PIttsburgh to Pittsburghers - Its the G-20 summit, so leave town!

Engel: "President Obama should seize this opportunity and lead us to a new beginning of health care"

Fake Afghan Poll Sites Favored Karzai, Officials Assert

Republicans Upset About Makeup Of Lottery Officials (Affirmative action for Republicans?)

This Labor Day, remember the laborers

This Labor Day, remember the laborers

GLENN BECK marks his next targets to his followers: CASS SUNSTEIN, MARK LLOYD & CAROL BROWNER

Science and Conspiracy -- 9/11 -- not to inflame

Dean: I’m going to continue to be supportive of the president on Afghanistan.

Lying. Smug. Fucking. Snake.

What do we have to do to get Democrats off Fox News?

Washington Post: AFL-CIO's Richard Trumka Aims to Hold That Line on Health Care

Washington Post: AFL-CIO's Richard Trumka Aims to Hold That Line on Health Care

Washington Post: AFL-CIO's Richard Trumka Aims to Hold That Line on Health Care

Is it just me, or have some +1,000 post DUers...

Curt Schilling blogs "What I Believe". Anti-gay, anti-choice, pro Cheney

Women's role in sex crimes resurfaces as issue

Portrait of a typical snot headed Conservative.

Portrait of a typical snot headed Conservative.

" I don't want to pay for someone else's healthcare"

The hunt is on for more ammunition in Nevada, U.S.

YAY! Send Me Everything You Can Find About Glenn Beck by Keith Olbermann

What would you rather do?

Ttoddler lost in Yukon gets to keep dog he followed

Ttoddler lost in Yukon gets to keep dog he followed

Van Jones for President:

DefendGlenn.com want "total destruction of the credibility of Van Jones' brainchild Color of Change"

DefendGlenn.com want "total destruction of the credibility of Van Jones' brainchild Color of Change"

DefendGlenn.com want "total destruction of the credibility of Van Jones' brainchild Color of Change"

Someone Please Tell Me That Pukes Aren't Making A Comeback

Someone Please Tell Me That Pukes Aren't Making A Comeback

wtf People in Mich. near nuclear plants to get pills wtf wtf wtf

No Vacation Nation

I give up....I AM GONNA SUPPORT BECK FOR PRESIDENT....He is so clever and smart.

Obama's a communist. NOW I get it!

A weak "Public Option" will be worse than no Public Option at all

Do you support single payer or the public option

Do you support single payer or the public option

Vets for Peace activists, nun, retired surgeon..Trials starting 9/14 from C.O before RNC

Why Are We This Way?

DEAN: "What people value more in a president than anything else is strength"

I would like to see "the Fence" come down. Comes now a fast choo-choo.

In a global market the NYSE and NASDAQ really shouldn't shut down for American

In a global market the NYSE and NASDAQ really shouldn't shut down for American

REPUBLICANS ARE ASSHOLES.

Don't trust gold medal wine winners -- the blind judging shows no consistency

St. Vincent de Paul Credit Card "Surcharge"

A proposal: Boycott Republicans.

Bullies don't stop until someone stands up to them

Let's phase out Medicaid use the savings to provide subsidies for

Notes on the Status of Health Reform- "Public Option" Posturing

Re: Freedom of speech and how to dismantle Faux News

Why are the Democrats such chickenshit cowards?

Glenn Beck Statement on Resignation of Van Jones

Are we on the verge of a second American Civil War?

Are we on the verge of a second American Civil War?

Public Option: The President "BELIEVES It Should Be In The Plan & EXPECTS It To Be In The Plan"

nytimes...'his struggling presidency'

nytimes...'his struggling presidency'

VERY Important Website

CNN: Obama did not order Van Jones' resignation, adviser says

Variety Says Michael Moore's New Film is one of his Best! (Film gets GREAT Reviews!)

City sends message to adults - you are grownups and can make adult choices

Glenn Beck's Next Book Cover - Dressed in Communist Type Uniform

Shotgun Adoption

Paul Krugman: How Did Economists Get It So Wrong?

Matthew Rothschild: Unhappy Labor Day

Al Franken freaking rocks and he knows his country

More Kalifornia craziness.....California encourages buildings that are sure to burn

Dean on Obama: "I think he should stay the course...he’s got to stand up and lead and be strong."

You know the security guys who always stop Michael Moore in the lobby

Inside Sarah's Church

Rodents Of Unusual Size among 40+ species discovered in mountain crater in Papua New Guinea

Rodents Of Unusual Size among 40+ species discovered in mountain crater in Papua New Guinea

Everybody in, Nobody out, another Dr. King speaks out

Everybody in, Nobody out, another Dr. King speaks out

T.R. Reid - Myths and Misconceptions of World Health Care

T.R. Reid - Myths and Misconceptions of World Health Care

I have reached the point now that I do not want to even be around a republican.

I have reached the point now that I do not want to even be around a republican.

TOON: Sunday's Doonesbury - American Gullibility

Right Wing Terrorists Trying To Spam Twitter With Hate

Right Wing Terrorists Trying To Spam Twitter With Hate

An unexpected remembrance of Sen. Ted Kennedy

Craigs List scammers are hot on the trail of suckers

Craigs List scammers are hot on the trail of suckers

Craigs List scammers are hot on the trail of suckers

We are all Van Jones now.

"I'm gonna get a gun and take what the fuck I need"

How privilege reproduces privilege in the American public school system.

Is there a handy guide to all those health care reform bills out there?

Thinking for yourself is WORK.

Bush says "a real asshole", Cheney says "fuck yourself", our guy calls them assholes and resigns?

A Druggie, An Alcoholic and A Dirty Foreigner

Conservative my ass!!!

Stop making excuses for your selected representatives

Howard Dean: "...if you don't use your majorities, you lose your majorities."

Flat rate to see a doctor?

need suggestions on how to proceed with a military matter

"You won't find them on the Fire line in the American west", says a firefighter on 60 minutes

Afghanistan - A PETITION TO TAKE ACTION AGAINST THE WAR: An Escalation of Troops is Pending

What if the Dems start a National Democratic Healthcare Co-Op that self-insures?

Larisa Alexandrovna @ HuffPo: Bombing Russia And Media Censorship...

Where the fuck are the Democrats?

Fuck you, mom and dad.

'in the spirit of bipartisanship shown by the opposition to HCR, you can all go fuck yourselves'

A co-worker at Target told me he would put a gun in someones face

Farmers say co-ops work for feed, seed and health care

the 44th MD telethon. I have always watched and donated. It would be cool for a DU contest

Is America ready to admit defeat in its 40-year war on drugs?

242 square miles of Angeles National Forest incinerated

Van Jones speaks Truth to Power. Rec this thread if you support Van Jones.

Reform will bring down costs generally and make insurance more affordable and accessible

Horrible New Yorker Story about Texas executing an innocent man in 2004. A MUST READ!!!

I'm a Liberal My Wife is Republican

FYI: Here's the petition that Van Jones signed:

The plan is in place. Don't worry about ANYTHING!

Could The Election of 2012 Mirror The Election of 1912...

"I refuse to live in a country like this, and I’m not leaving."- Michael Moore

College is fast turning in to a suckers game

Yet Another Moran Moment

Could we use truth in advertising laws to require standards in broadcasting

Your most favorite US Senator

Lake Wales commissioner has history in klan

Republic of Money: Chris Whittle (Edison Schools - charters), Jeb Bush, etc.

Republic of Money: Chris Whittle (Edison Schools - charters), Jeb Bush, etc.

Burning man festival, they are about to burn him, live stream ..

Folks in so called socialized medicine countries living longer!

I'm willing to bet my life savings that Repubicants will end up with egg on their face this Monday.

I'm willing to bet my life savings that Repubicants will end up with egg on their face this Monday.

Chavez: we should try for a speedy return of Jesus and the Twelfth Imam

Why exercise won't make you thin

OMFG ROFLMAO Have you guys seen this??

“Option” advocates should stop comparing the “option” to Medicare - Kip Sullivan

Keith Olbermann:SEND Me Everything You Can Find About Glenn Beck

The lesson plan was over the top, and should never have been part of Obama's important address

Big Pharma's Faustian Bargain

Over 1 million US students are homeless...ONE MILLION....

Meat Not a Good Source of Protein - Ask the Bodybuilders

If Congress Passes Health Care Legislation without a Public Option…

With Friends Like These

bipartisan committee to run democratic party

More schools ban BIKING to school

Huffington Post: Should Mexican Trucks Be Allowed Throughout U.S.?

This is what your deepest fears are made of.

Dear School Administrator,

Which Forum ot Group would you enter only if your last-born was held captive?

Parrot at the football game

Hey, Big Brother fans --->

13 more posts until a 1000, who wants to join me?

White Star Ultra Low High Speed Fly By!

The Pride of Arizona

ASU: The Pride of The Southwest.

Late night pizza delivery, anyone?

football fireworks:

F-18 Hornet Ultra Low High Speed Fly By!

Making a Puerto-Rican pork roast, black beans and coconut rice

Berlin TV tower - lift off!!!

This is my 8001st post.

What are the best exercises to firm up your armpits?

Congratulations nashville_brook! 10,000 posts!

Great Self Defense video for all DUers

The living mermaid

The living mermaid

Live Burning Man festival stream, about to set the Man on Fire!

kitties! big ones!

Back to the Future Alternate Ending

Loud buzzing sound coming from somewhere. Lou Reed's Metal Machine Music?

verybadpoetry.com: "Welcome to the last refuge for the world's worst poetry."

Dog walk gone strange.

*** AFTER EFFECTS APPRECIATION THREAD! ***

The Master appreciation thread!

Anyone care to play "Guess what's living in my chimney?"

McDonald's vs McCurry heads for Malaysia court again

Just watching tv and Walmart is now in the checking cashing business, for only $3 per check.

Is "lazy" Patronizing?

U2 ?

Cat passed what looks like a baby wipe? Kinda gross...

YouTube: Elton John, "Levon," live @ BBC Studios, 1971

My 9 yo said he was happy to go to Dunkin' Donuts today because

Just had an "OMG!" moment.

Yesterday is was 85 and raining. Today it's 100 and sunny...

Would you assist your SO in a suicide?

Ladies -- BareMinerals makeup ... I'm loving it!

Day of the Dead (2008) is the worst zombie movie ever made.

Another weekend in hell

Inglorious Basterds- *SPOILERS* included

Holy Crap, I had a dream last night i was working at Walmart

DU Song Of The Day

Uhhh.... Yeah.

Spoooooky!

It finally occurred to me why kicking your ass was invented.

3-Day Weekend, 4 Movies, Pick Your Favorite: Blue In The Face, Local Hero, Sideways, Serendipity

Congratulations mzteris! 10,000 posts!

Have you ever run into someone, and its an 'awkward' moment

Congratulations QC! 15,000 posts!

Whatever happened to Robin Givens?

Nooooooo!!!!! (For NFL fans)

Nooooooo!!!!! (For NFL fans)

bedshaped

"Hold me closer Tony Danza"... More 1971 Elton John YouTube (solo piano version, "Top of the Pops")

Fight, Fight, Fight: Russell Crowe Challenges Reporter Who Mocked Him to a Bike Battle

I got a SPENDING TICKET!

I got a SEETHING SPIGOT!

I got a BREATHING CRICKET!

What is the longest in days you have worked straight...

I got a SNEEZING PICKET!

I have BLEEDING RICKETS

It finally occurred to me why underwear was invented.

What can I do with 2.5 lbs of pork blade steak?

My neighbor is smashed to the gills and he's screaming "HEY PUMPKINHEAD!" at me.

Holy.Fucking.Crap.

sooo do you remember the post a youtube about

jonesin

The history channel is talking about some guy named Noster Thomas.

I'm in a STICKY WICKET!

Prophetic 1997 Garth Brooks Central Park video

Any guitar players around here?

I told GLENN BECK TO STICK IT!

Sophie Tucker - reissued on CD!

Disapproving teetotalers/moralists need not apply.

My three political YouTube vids have way more views than my non-political ones

Well, don't know about you all, but some of us did some work today, what did you do?

Charo Singing A Rhianna Tune on the Jerry Lewis Telethon

tell him he's got to be out of the house between 8AM and 5PM

I've got an idea for a series: People engaging in high intensity interrogations

Woman with longest nails loses them in a crash

I've been on campus since 2:30 this afternoon...

Audible dog farts...

I've had mixed luck with CFLs

So, Mamma Mia! wasn't great, but damn it looks like they had

*sigh*....OK...here goes....

The two most overrated national "Sports Bar" type places

I found out today that a former classmate of mine is in the crips.

I found a couple of fleas in my bed. Chaucer kitty needs DU advice.

My neighbor is smashed out on pills and she's screaming "HEY BLOCKHEAD!" at me.

How about some WILSON PICKETT?

My Grandson...

Time For A 'Band Of Brothers' Marathon

Looks like only about 2 good new shows this fall.

Moravian vs. Bohemian

Used Cars - High Prices

Sunday... A beautiful day for some college football!

Happy Birthday Farrokh!

When all those giant space ships crashed in Independence Day did it slow down the Earth's rotation?

Does anybody play Farm Town?

What kind of snooping is possible with a cell phone?

A question for DU guitarists....

Man, I've just got way too much crap.

Just a reminder for anyone who may need it at the moment.

Caption this picture

Stupid question for DU mobile users.

Out of the mouths of babes....or 12 year olds

Lottery winner broke after spending $400,000 on cocaine, $730,000 on clothes & breast implants

Any Guitarists On Here?

A first for me...posting from the air

Chargers LB Merriman arrested for choking Tila Tequila

I've been WEEDING THICKETS

Was Thomas Jefferson really as much of a douche

Mad Men (hint at a spoiler)

Are there ANY Engel fans out there?

My cat is dying

Wow, longboarding buzzed is a lot harder than I thought it would be...

spiral ham with pinapple and juice, home made mashed potatos and gravy cauliflower and chz

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) The Awws Have It Edition

It finally occurred to me why underwire was invented.

PIttsburgh to Pittsburghers - Its the G-20 summit, so leave town!

Oy! So, we went to the pet expo yesterday

I got a SPEEDING TICKET!

Olbermann vs Beck cage match: Would you pay to see it?

I'm trying hard not to dislike my 14 year old daughter's boy-friend

What would you wear to a "1969" party?

I have the world's loudest kitten...

Just had my first taste of Morningstar Farms riblets....Heaven!!! Just Heaven.

Jacksonville, FL vet threatens to "dispose" of familly pet if bill not paid

Response to the Truth Is All FAQ and links to Election Fraud Analytics

If President Obama's policies fail...

Hank Williams Jr: "If it wasn't for the Electoral College, Obama wouldn't be president."

Obama's Ed. Sec Arne Duncan wants your tax $$ to go to his already-wealthy pals

As a white American....I'm really disgusted by this country...

Olbermann: Send Me Everything You Can Find About Glenn Beck

Is there a Republican who can beat Obama in 2012 --

Bookmark this thread: After The President's speech to students, The right-wing will say...

Van Jones Exit Isn't Right-Wing Win, It's an Obama Surrender

Obama will be considered a greater President than LBJ, and has the potential to rival FDR.

Obama Names Manufacturing Adviser

Subsidies. Health Care Reform must provide real subsidies.

It's time for Hank Williams Jr. to get off of Monday Night Football

You'd have to be dense not to get what Axelrod and Gibbs were saying. (updated)

Insanity OF Xenophobia: Watch This Connecticut Town Hall Erupt In Madness

Dear Democrats: Can you stand the rain?

Obama and the Issue of Race

If you wanna be like Lincoln.

By the way-

If We Don't Get The Public Option....

Caution #327 OPIHI RANT...HANG ON Democrats...Don't let the Pubs get you down

Republicans prepare counter message to school children

Where the Hell is Al Sharpton, Jessie Jackson, etc.?

President Obama HATES the Public Option, that has become clear over the past 24 hours.

THANK YOU, MODS.!

It's not real progressive health care reform unless it ends "fee for service"

Glenn Beck's statement on Van Jones's resignation

I predict Obama won't ditch the public option in his speech

Obama to defend public health care option: White House (AFP)

Ever think you would see the day when kids have to sneak behind parents back to see the president?

What's the problem with Van Jones quitting?

Why Obama Is A Socialist

President Bush the Elder, asked the kids to write him a letter

AP distorts Axelrod's comments, Axelrod fires back

What went wrong since February/March

Barack Hussein Met Old Lyndon Baines

Axelrod wouldn't make a definite statement about a public option. I

There is a reason we won the election of 2008

Anyone know what is on Obamas schedule for 9/11?

Another attack of the bullies: the Van Jones Story

Paging A Different President Obama

NCGOP leaders trade charges

If we don't get a PUBLIC OPTION I'm forming an ANARCIST group!

"Settle for Kentucky GED" : hilarious LTTE

Anything other than a comprehensive, UNIVERSAL public option is not a "public option"

What would Ronald Reagan say if he were alive today?

Rep. Henry Waxman: "there may not be as much of a need for the public plan"

oops.. wrong forum

Desperate Publicans trying so hard to avoid extinction....resorting to STRIDENCY

Cheney at KY high school: "Get an Education" (2000)

Complete Bush Appointee Resignation Scorecard

"bush understood the limits of presidential power"-- I heard that yesterday morning

NYDNews: Campaign against to Prez's school talk is despicable

One Thing Is Clear - Obama Could Read One Of HIs Former Speeches Word for Word On Wednesday

Down the rabbit hole with Pence, Dole & Daschle on This Week

It looks like the Obama admin. beat the media!

If you don't think the Media is slanting the news against a single payer or even

Want a Pony?

letters to Obama

Well, at least Geithner and Summers still have their jobs

What a great opportunity for school kids to hear the US president LIVE.

Is there an advance of Obama's school address speech?

Pro Healthcare Rally on Boston Common Tomorrow 11AM

Diebold sells election Machine division

Perhaps, just perhaps, oh, no, maybe, golly gee darn it!

Glenn Beck’s Next Target: Cass Sunstein

When Will This White House Learn You Cannot Negotiate With Terrorists?

Message to republiCONS...

Latest RW misinformation: Ashton's "I Pledge" video to be shown before Obama school speech Tuesday

Nebraska Senator Nelson's disingenuous opposition to a public option, now supports a trigger.

Stephanopoulos: President Will Make Case For Public Option Wednesday Night (VIDEO)

Some things to remember before we pack up and leave the Country.

George Will deserves the Alex DeLarge treatment nt

Headline: Obama's green jobs czar Van Jones quits under fire

You must agree with all black people or else you are a racist

A nation full of rationalizers and bullshit artists?

Westen: Stop sounding like Dukakis- make an enemy or two and tell a story

Green jobs czar Van Jones quits

Van Jones Resigns

Ohio School Districts making Obama's speech optional/unavailable

Back to Business -- Wall Street Pursues Profit in Bundles of Life Insurance

Obama 'green jobs' adviser quits amid controversy

White House shifts on public health care option

As Joe Kennedy considers run, Chávez ties loom

Axelrod: Firm on public option

President Will Make Case For Public Option Wednesday Night

Obama administration resists efforts to reveal information on terrorist watch list

Women's role in sex crimes resurfaces as issue

Revealed: Blair's role in Megrahi release

Troubles had mounted for mother suspected of killing two daughters

China Oil Deal Is New Source of Strife Among Iraqis

President Hamid Karzai takes 100% of votes in opposition stronghold

Chalabi aide: I went from White House to secret U.S. prisoner

Wall Street Pursues Profit in Bundles of Life Insurance

White House: public health care plan is negotiable

Farmers say co-ops work for feed, seed and health care

'Life settlements' bonds could be Wall Street's next big act - bunding life insurance policies

Health Care Debate Revives Immigration Battle

U.S.-German Rift Emerges over Afghan Deaths Case

Breaking News: Van Jones resigns as Obama environmental adviser over controversial statements

Eruption underway at Nicaragua's San Cristobal volcano

Obama Names Treasury Official to Spur Manufacturing

Workers' medical bills go unpaid (TAD - McCain's campaign stop)

New Fee on Health Insurance Companies Is Proposed to Help Expand Coverage (Baucus plan)

Duncan: 'Silly' to keep kids home to avoid Obama speech

U.S. Share of Worldwide Arms Market Grows

Mass. lawmakers brace for hearing on bill to temporarily fill Kennedy’s vacant Senate seat

US-German rift emerges over Afghan deaths case

Two out of five working-age Californians jobless, study says

Bottom Line on Public Insurance Plan Gets Blurry

Surge in Homeless Pupils Strains Schools

Families: Girls Were Strip Searched at Iowa School

90 arrested after Birmingham clashes

Missing Boy Found Alive; Hidden in Walls at Grandma's House

Students Get Candid Talk from Jared Polis

Workers find Bay Bridge crack; Shutdown could last

Pope: religion should build peace, fight racism

Mexican Candidate and His Family Killed

President Bill Clinton - Address on Health Care Reform

Newt Gingrich says Obama's speech to school kids is appropriate

John King Owns Tim Pawlenty Re: Obama's "Disruptive" School Speech

maxkeiser ON THE EDGE guest; mike morgan of goldmansachs666

Rare 'authentic' historic footage of early townhall meeting disruption

District 9 - Official Important Message From MNU! - Alien apartheit!

Gibbs: Public Option a “valuable component”

Frank Zappa's 'I Am The Slime Oozing Out Of Your TV Set'

Rep. Maxine Waters: "There Will Be No Bipartisan Bill"

IF I HAD WRITTEN OBAMA'S VICTORY SPEECH (By Adam Buxton)

The Week In Cartoons 9/05/09

TYT: Pelosi & Rep. Weiner Show Some Signs Of Strength, Pressure Obama

TYT Interviews: A Progressive Review Of The Movie 'District 9'

Ben Nelson Favors Public Plan Trigger

Labor Day

Healthcare With Heart

John Cassavetes punches out Ronald Reagan

Obama CAVES To Glenn Beck - Adviser Van Jones Resigns/Gibbs Explains Why He Was Thrown Under The Bus

Maxine Waters to Dole, Pence: "Where's Your Bill?"

Gov Howard Dean: Van Jones Resignation A 'Loss For The Country'

Duncan: Opposition of Obama School Speech "Silly Stuff"

David Swanson on Labor Day in Kent, Ohio

C.I.A. Threats to Family Revealed

Obesity in America: little boy freaks out because junk food is taken out of house!

Democrats are The Washington Generals - It's Official!

Hispanic man refuses to speak English at Health care townhall

Young Turks: Man w/ Finger Bitten Off At Rally On Fox, Blames MoveOn

Senator Al Franken draws map of USA

Democracy Now: Republican Gomorrah (1\3): Inside the Movement That Shattered the Party

Can we now debate immigration?

NICHOLAS D. KRISTOF: The Afghanistan Abyss

The Hill: Liberals ready to strike out at White House over Afghanistan surge

Lobbyist-Run Group Americans for Prosperity Provides Talkings Points To ‘Birther’ At Rep. Perriello

Beck: "close-to-painful murdering of the dark people"

Compromise Finally Reached: A 'Public Option' Without Health Care!

Large Majority of Americans Supports President Speaking To School Children

'American Casino': How Our Nation's Financial Sector Became a Massive and Unregulated Gambling Opera

Will ‘Astroturf’ Groups Block Net Neutrality Reform?

Obama must seize his chance to give health care debate clear direction

Forget Van Jones, Glenn Beck Brings Down Van Morrison

The Virtues of Corporate Transparency (Thurman James)

Carl Hiaasen: We're sick; the system's even sicker

Chuck Hagel: Iraq and Afghanistan aren't ours to win or lose

McChrystal to Afghans: " Sorry guys, for all the, you know, death & stuff..."

Republicans Against Medicare

Lehman downfall triggered by mix-up between London and Washington

Unions still needed today

Joseph L. Galloway: Afghanistan isn't worth one more American life

Why Does The Administration (And The Media) Only Choke at Cost When It Comes To Health Care?

Obama Has Fed His Green Jones to King CONG

A great little piece in today's (UK) Mail on Sunday paper by Dan Atkinson,

German conservatives turn to the cult of Matron Merkel

Michael Moore makes first Venice premiere

Republicans celebrate the ouster of Van Jones

Labor Day, when we celebrate the wealth destroyers

More Innovation from Wall Street: Securitized Viaticals

How Washington is Screwing Up Health Care Reform – and Why It May Take a Revolt to Fix It

The Silence of the Wolves

Faces of the Astroturf Town Hall Meetings

Wall Street Pursues Profit in Bundles of Life Insurance

Last of the Grenada 17 finally walk free

Crimes Against the Soul of America

Money, Usury, and the New Feudal State (Thurman James)

How Much Is Enough? (Thurman James)

The Dominoes Begin to Fall

Is Obama One Of Us?

Van Jones' Resignation: A Moment of Truth For Liberal Institutions in the Veal Pen

Seattle tolerates tourists, until they start eating our cats

1,300 new plant & animal species named in WWF report: "Australia's Hidden Treasures"

(Japanese) Solar cell shipments hit record high

U.S. EPA's moves against climate change

Solar thermal put to the test in Bakersfield

Lost world of fanged frogs and giant rats discovered in Papua New Guinea

India doesn't want to pay for climate change, but it's already feeling the costs

Solar mecca—San Luis Obispo County could become the nation’s leader in solar energy

Zeroshift Automated Manual Transmission could be an automotive killer app

What the USA Must Change to Become a Great Nation - by Anthony Marr of Heal Our Earth

The Flybrid kinetic energy recovery system (KERS) stores energy more efficiently than battery system

Offshore wind farm (off the coast of North Carolina) could be the size of a small town

Solar crisis set to hit in 2010, 50% of manufacturers may not survive, says The Information Network

NY Times: A Young French Quartet Is on the March at the Open

Details on the W&M win over UVa-very interesting

Raiders cut Jeff Garcia and another interesting former Raider is cut too

The Vikings have no Booty

A junior high and high school classmate of mine had a good game today.

Men of Troy bury men of Sparta

My oh my! Look who just passed Sandoval in batting average.

Gloat-Free Baseball Scores (Sunday September 6)

Hey, check it out! I punched in "Tailgate" on Wikipedia and this came up

Spolier! I think *'s upset over * is bigger than *'s win over *!

One thing about playing a highly ranked opponent to start the season...

The Smallmen once again waste a fine performance by their starting pitcher,

The JR Chess Report (September 6)" Grand Slam Final Begins in Bilbao

Patriots deal Richard Seymour to Raiders

Tila Tequila & Shawne Merriman had a fight.

Another Baby Step on Honduras

DARK TRADE, Written by David Axe

La Lucha Continua: Day 69 and Hondurans Are Still in the Streets! (Photos)

LOL! BoRev: "The Counter-Revolution Will Not Be Organized"

Another gun causes injury

The Elders' View Of the Middle East By Jimmy Carter

"Terrorist" targets popular at West Bank gun range

Four dead, including 2-year-old, in Louisiana domestic shooting.

The Elders' View Of the Middle East

Labor on Washington Journal Tomorrow morning-

Fewer workers on this Labor Day

Today in Labor History Sept 6 Fire killing 110 miners, led to the first mine safety law in PA 1869

Stimulus could create 4000 jobs in Fremont, California

Marching to the Music: Songs From the American Labor Movement

NYT: For Unions, Labor Day Is Health Care Rally Day

Labor Rights are Human Rights

A Labor Day message: join a union and Citizen Action.

NYT: The N.H.L. Players Union Dismisses Its Director

USA Today: Organized labor looks to younger workers for renewal

Ex-union officer sentenced to nearly 2 years (misappropriated $185,000 of union funds over 7 years)

NYT: Local in Largest City Union Is Put Into Trusteeship

Unemployment rates go up : unemployed celebrate labor day (SLIDESHOW)

ap: With more labor inspectors, enforcement expected

AP: Layoffs toughest on young, older workers

NFL players told to save in case of 2011 lockout

Delphi Union Retirees Step Up to Help Salaried Retirees

Feds issue formal complaint against Smithfield Foods on union charges

1934 Teamsters strikes: example for workers today (feature article)

Remembering 'Labor Union' Day; how will you celebrate it?

Took some photos today

brothers looking up

My Grandson...xposted from the Lounge...

Resizing Photos for Monthly Contests (file size and pixels)

3 simple shots from Key West

Luna in her pink thermal Union Suit

Alzheimer's research links three genes to disease

Some rate equations for hydrogen diffusion through Pd-Ni-Cu alloys.

Latest pictures from the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter

WaPo Ombudsman Apologizes For Puff Piece On NOM's Brian Brown

Double-dip recession risk rising: El-Erian

The Real News About Jobs and Wages -- An Ode to Labor Day

Welcome to the New World Order

Wall Street Pursues Profit in Bundles of Life Insurance

Anyone bank at Regions?

Mercury Retrograde - a collection of posts on this period

Venus: The Darker Angel of Our Nature

Feeling sick...

awful start to the day ;-(

Heads up: this Mercury Rx feels like it's going to be a bad one.

Which plastic water bottles don't leach chemicals?

Need healing thoughts

High Stakes Intelligent Design

The Underbelly of Theocracy

Whittle, C. (2005). Crash Course: Imagining a Better Future for Public Education.

Why Some Folks Love Charter Schools

Dr. Jonathan Kozol LIVE on C-Span2 NOW...

We got an early crop and I'm baking today

Got to use my own tomatoes

What do you do with nice, fresh, ripe tomatoes?

As far as I'm concerned, Van Jones has NOTHING to aplogize for...

FOX News had 911 Troofer mogul Alex Jones on to praise Beck

You can hear a pop at 4:22....

Orange Glow in the WTC rubble at 3:33

If there was more tolerance among Democrats for open discussion about 9-11

Sibel Edmonds: the US maintained intimate relations with bin Laden all the way up to 9/11

Flood of food stamp requests drains agency

"Capitalism is evil," says new Michael Moore film -- spoiler alert

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