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Archives: November 21, 2010

Good evening, I'll be your dictator today. Just want to inform you of some of my rules:

Good evening, I'll be your dictator today. Just want to inform you of some of my rules:

Good evening, I'll be your dictator today. Just want to inform you of some of my rules:

Who runs the internet?

War veteran barred from CCBC campus for frank words on killing

Neat feature on Google Earth

Neat feature on Google Earth

Lost Sharron Angle Campaign Ad: Night Of the Living Dimwits

so, how long before the tsa pervs "find" a hidden explosive device, "proving" the worth of these

If you are against deficits and against the dollar falling you are for higher unemployment.

Our Afghan exit is now overdue

Oregon Senator Vows To Block Internet Blacklist Bill

NY judge orders Gawker to pull Palin book pages

Who monitors the internet?


Pulling down in the interest of civility.

is it really democracy when one senator (kyle) can stop a nuclear arms treaty with russia?

10 xrays to get through screening, on average...defend that!

Pelosi has a point about crying Boehner.....

Pelosi has a point about crying Boehner.....

Gay couple weds as flight veers over Canadian airspace

Whoever put the TSA policies in place is a goddamned idiot. USE THE FREAKING DOGS.

I'm sorry I have to point this out, but immigrants these days sure got a lot of damn nerve

I saw this in News of the Weird today (Haley Barbour, Gov, Miss.)`

Bloomberg appoints stacked "advisory panel" to rubber-stamp the Cathy Black appointment:

Is it legal to remove your pants in the airport?

when bu$h* was in office it was all about security, now it's all about the deficit

Huffington Post:Labor Pushing Backbone Implant for Wavering Dems on Taxes, Social Security, Deficits

It's not my ox getting groped.

It's not my ox getting groped.

KIPP Reform Schools--Teacher Sweat Shops

KIPP Reform Schools--Teacher Sweat Shops

TSA is out of control

Mona Charen shreds Sarah Palin.

Backscatter machines recommended by DHS in 2004.

Better Business Bureau To Investigate Los Angeles BBB Chapter

Airport Security has stopped NOTHING since 9-11

Dickensian: Bloomberg Budget Cuts Includes Less Bread For Prisoners

FEC Dismisses Complaint Against Ensign For Parents' Payment To Mistress

The New Colossus

Johnny 99

Airlines next in line for bailout $$$

Since TSA is has the power to strip search little children, do they screen their hires for pedohilia

Airport Security Collapses On TSA Democrats After Being Groped By Jeff Gannon At Olive Garden

Who knew that molesting children was now legal in this country

Dear Barack (a letter from Harry S. Truman)

"Don't touch my junk" vs. "Don't tase me bro"

"Go on ahead, probe my ass, I ain't hidden nothin"

naturally Obama and his family do not have to put up with TSA BUT what about former Presidents?

Airlines will find a way to make profits despite TSA

Airlines will find a way to make profits despite TSA

TSA Holiday Shopping List - Help Your Children Comply and Obey

So if new security measures are tighter, but they turn law abiding people against TSA

Barack Obama: Call to Renewal Keynote Address

Maybe one way to show how totally

I Think That President Obama Should Get On National TV...... GROPERGATE

Will Palin go after Romney's Mormonism?

Two Reason I Am Willing To See Lesser Security at the Airport...

our View: Time to lance the boil of burgeoning neo-fascism (Cyprus)

Even though the TSA issue is very important, I hope it does not delete the focus from the

Everyone send pictures of the sick and dead in Haiti to Senator Coburn's office.

Judge orders cops to stop harassing superheroes

Democrats should have done more this past week as they still had 59 in senate

Rebirth of the Raza Unida Party?

A prediction regarding congressional reaction to Gropegate

You know the cognitive dissonance is full-bore when

No more Handling children's GENITALS

Is the Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform proposing a freeze

Goldman In Insider Trading Probe?

Gay Marriage by Skype - first “digital gay wedding” performed across state lines

Court Says Iowa Cities Can’t Punish Parents for Their Children’s Crimes

Mitt Romney, PAC rat

Breakfast with Chomsky

Are you a centrist/moderate?

toles Toon: ForLoco

toles Toon: ForLoco

toles Toon: ForLoco

This month's global education protests & strikes against neo-liberal deforms

Are you planning to boycott the TSA

Hey Eleanor Clift how come you omit racism as a factor

‘Saturday Night Live’ Sends Up the TSA

Big Brother is going to PROTECT you....

Thanks for the Star. Just got a message this morning that someone

The Progressive: “Inside Job” Is a Must See Movie

It takes an entire ocean to produce a pound of fish, but it only takes

It takes an entire ocean to produce a pound of fish, but it only takes

Democratic Underground, November 2010

Gingrich's 1995 Time Bomb. His influence on America is out of proportion to his importance.

Indian Farmers of Bangalore protest Dupont's open-field GMO rice trials

Breaking: Ireland Will Pursue Aid From Europe, Minister Says

You are what you eat! (funny)

Why are Left Wingers NOT Up in Arms About the War Escalation?

Hillary Clinton: No plans to seek elective office

NIST Rapiscan Secure 1000 Redacted Radiological Safety Report

REPORT: Fox donates at least $40 million in airtime to potential GOP presidential candidates

Good Info & Links on TSA Backscatter X-Ray and Body Search at Schneier on Security

Big Cheese vs. Real Cheese

Cold war era fades further as Russia, NATO agree to 'reset' relations

Tim Bishop (D) Pulls Ahead of Altschuler by 15 Votes in (NY) CD-1 Recount

US v. Ghailani-It Is Important NOT To Lose Sight Of The Root Cause Of The Outcome, i.e. TORTURE

US v. Ghailani-It Is Important NOT To Lose Sight Of The Root Cause Of The Outcome, i.e. TORTURE

Few Afghans know reason for war, new study shows

Mullen Warns Inaction On DADT Would Leave Repeal To The Courts

Hartford Courant: Send Rejected Rail Funds Here

Sunday Talk Shows

Learning About KIPP: Lesson 3, Social Justice in Blackface

Charlotte’s Once Ambitious Rapid Transit Plan Faces Budget Ax

Canada mocks TSA

Color Pics of Imperial Russia

Sec. of State Clinton: GOP Must Go Past Politics, Ratify START

Is there any remaining doubt that the American people's needs and safety are not a priority?

AlterNet: Unavoidable Climate Change: We've Passed the Point of No Return

Sharing Meals, Groceries and Anti-authoritarianism Worldwide: Food Not Bombs Founder Keith McHenry

RATpubliCONs are like Slinkys

From Vacant City Lots to Food On the Table

The Progressive: “Inside Job” Is a Must See

Costa's (D-CA-20) Lead Over Vidak Continues to Grow

For those of you who still don't understand why "some" of us are outrage with the TSA action.

To Keep Us Safe

PUMA in Chief goes balls to the wall...

So Why Hasnt TSA setup shop on the DC METRO-LINE

Kentucky's National Defense Strategy: "Reliance on Almighty God"

Yeah! Cut all services. No more deficit.

GOP budget amendment has Dems eyeing 'hypocrisy' charge on taxes

Saw "Morning Glory" last night...

Why is there an assumption that there is no alternative to groping?

5 Evil words

Call your favorite Ex-Airline and tell them why you're not flying anymore

TSA pat downs and global warming have something in common

TSA - Here's the protest I think needs to happen

Take a break from the angst for a bit.

GOP Judges Write Senators Asking Them To Stop Obstructing President Obama’s Judges

Kansans blocked lawmakers from denying voting rights to mentally ill

"The sailors couldn't turn the ship into the wind, so they gave up and let it run before the gale"



Ahmadinejad urges girls to marry at 16

EPIC v. DHS (Suspension of Body Scanner Program)

EPIC v. DHS (Suspension of Body Scanner Program)

I had some fun with the Salvation Army today!

TSA has met the enemy -- and they are us (video and poll)

Health Care CEOs Earn Top Pay-CEO of UnitedHealth Group, 198% jump

Billy Bragg: Rocking The Cynical World

Billy Bragg: Rocking The Cynical World

Ah so the GOP wants to privatize the evil TSA

WTF- Halliburton had refused to release information on hydraulic fracturing fluids to the EPA

Where is the next Terror Attack??

Has anyone here sat down with their adult children and discussed "peak oil" and the drastic

Admiral Mullen: New START Is ‘Absolutely Critical’ Calls For A Vote In Lame Duck

I have to preface this by saying I'm amazed and pleased about the

Another missile launch

Ode to the TSA

Last person to fly a plane into a building was an anti-government tea bag type named Joe Stack

It's all going to collapse whether we want it to or not.

New police device scans license plates, runs info on the go

How the 'Dancing' vote was hacked (Go back to Alaska Bristol, You Suck!

Megyn Kelly In GQ: Fox News Anchor's Revealing Spread (PHOTO)

Which is the worse crime and the worse criminal????

Remember this? Rep. Dingell Is Forced to Strip After Hip Sets Off Airport Alarm

you really want to stop the TSA nonsense? start using rail or driving

Drunken drivers, wasted lives (Like a missile, it slammed into the Bedients' car)

So, George Bush is autographing books at Costco this weekend

A Way to End the TSA Thuggery

IMO, Another Missed oppurtunity for the Dems............

When It All Falls Down: "Foreclosure King" resigns

if you're unhappy about tsa rules, why not petition for a rule-making?

Anyone here stopped for DWB? Did you get a pat down?

The 29 million who voted for Obama in 2008 and did not vote in the midterms in 2010

Q: How many children fly alone during the holidays due to divorced parents?

Could the TSA solution be simple as having flights

A harvest of failure and bitterness (the failure of black farmers in South Africa)

Life Insurance Companies Increasingly Dispute Claims, Deny Benefits To Thousands

Labor, religious community team up

So in the past 24 hrs. Palin has been elected president and

Christian Right Activist Blasts Medal of Honor as 'Feminized,' Sparks Fury

What happened to CLEAR?. TSA Registered Travellers program?

Someone please drop me a pm when the issue du jour (TSA OMG) gets changed

Things to be concerned about with privacy matters.Microsoft and the home pc is the scariest

Hyperbole and a Half: Dogs Don't Understand Simple Concepts Like Moving

Hyperbole and a Half: Dogs Don't Understand Simple Concepts Like Moving

A question about unemployment and the extension

What if the TSA changed their policy? How would the Right Wing react?

Steve Forbes is a putz. That is all.

Warren Buffett trickles down on the "trickle down theory."

Republicans hand 5,000,000 unemployed their death sentences. Want more TSA scandals instead?

I Am Not A Terrorist. You're Almost Certainly Not, Either.

Give me Liberty, or give me Death.

David Brooks Compares Raising Social Security Retirement Age to Having Wisdom Tooth Removed

No pat downs for the orange clown or any other congress critters...

Rep. Mica (R) is pushing for TSA to be privatized?! So he would rather have

Epilepsy’s Big, Fat Miracle

Thou Shalt Not Facebook

The kids are all right -- Rhodes Scholars Bios

Warren Buffet: "'Trickle Down' Theory Hasn't Worked"

I just went through security at Newark Airport. There was nothing different than past times I have

No Security Pat-Downs for Boehner

HCR Bill Spurs Mergers, Fears of Monopolies, & Higher Health Care Prices

China Plunders Zambia For Minerals....

Another fucking TSA asked we provide...

Warren Buffett: I 'Should Be Paying A Lot More In Taxes' - HuffPo

I didn't see any full body scanners at Jet Blue JFK terminal last Sunday

Bernie Sanders: The billionaires are on the warpath. They want more, more, more

This is fun! So, what should we be pissed off about next week?

Incoming GA Gov (R-natch) stacks transition team w/lobbyists

Lifetime movie generator with "TSA"

Why I am supporting Joe Miller in his lawsuit over the election results

You May Try to Touch Our Junk

The real reason the TSA won't scan Congress critters

About those "security theater" and "they do it so much better overseas" memes -

Mad Dog Fundie: Medal of Honor 'feminized' because it wasn't awarded for killing somebody

After divisive election cycle, GOP returns to goosestepping to the party line

Repeal health care? Give up your own first!

Facebook-banning NJ pastor acknowledges threesome


Flaws can cancel life insurance — after death (we need to pat down insurance co's...)

Please! Stop equating opposition to the new TSA guidelines to...

If you don't let us see it, we will touch it.

Charen Blasts Palin's Possible 2012 Presidential Run..

The Silver Douchebag to the Alaskan Grifter....

Where is the Amendment to the Constitution that permits groping and scanning?

Ya know what? I really don't give a shit if they look at my junk.

Operation Gratitude sends toys on a mission

Trouble in the sky right now:Emergency Units Responding to Reports of Fire on Plane at Kennedy Airpo

I gotta ask

Listening to CNN: Plane landed safely.

Which is the best liberal/progressive/leftist magazine?

TSA methods 'will kill more Americans on highway'

Today's Business Lesson

Natives' super PAC meant new boost for Murkowski campaign

Time-Lapse Video Of Food Stamp Participation Rates During The "New Normal"

The stark truth is there will always be risk of a terrorist attack

Has Joe Scarbrough been suspended for political contributions?

We've been living in a police state for a long time and it is the CONSERVATIVES creation!

World's Largest Chanukah Menorah by Central Park

EXPLOSIVE |CASE FILE New Jersey Admissions In Testimony NOTES NEVER SENT to Trusts KEMP v. Countrywi

Good Airport news: Plane Safe After Emergency Landing at Kennedy Airport

American citizens should not be subjected to such humiliation...

How about for real life savings, the TSA requires a breath test at every hwy on-ramp?

Norris Church Mailer Dies at 61

Ramp up the training, pay them LOTS more, and get smart about transit (all of it) security.

Hey, everyone say happy birthday to my wife!

164,787 members and only 850 Donations!

Why not just wear an aluminum foil suit to the airport?

Could She Reach the Top in 2012? You Betcha By FRANK RICH

Do you blame soldiers for a war? We have soldiers killing innocent civilians

Didn't see any full body scanner at Jet Blue JFK last Sunday

There really is no reason to accept this notion of global warming.

Yumm... Only Ten More Days 'Til We Get A Taste !!!

Yumm... Only Ten More Days 'Til We Get A Taste !!!

Where Does President Obama Stand Compared to Clinton and Reagan?

ROFL: New TSA Bumper Stickers [We Handle More Packages Than the USPS]

TSA Supervisor Busted Stealing From Travelers!

Siberia's Climate Time Bomb: Thawing Permafrost Could Spell Disaster

Barbara Bush Jabs Sarah Palin: 'I Hope She Stays' In Alaska

AP: TSA Has Met the Enemy - and They Are Us ("that line has been crossed")

Hillary Clinton: I Would Not Submit to One of TSA’s Patdowns

Just read his column and have to say: Frank Rich is a bloated out of touch millionaire! nt

The Really Strange Story Behind Sunday's Blue Moon

ACLU "Know Your Options at Airport" (Children &Babies X-Rayed or Pat Down Searched)

Trivia - Golden Oldies - Where are they now?

It would help if TSA's "fact vs myth" didn't include a myth of its own

Prediction: Obama Gets TSA to Back Down, Terror Event Occurs, Congress Attempt Impeachment

GOP's Gains Ready To Propel Social Issues Back Into National Spotlight - WaPo

Don't be a jackass when dealing with people who have jobs requiring them to deal with the public

Don't be a jackass when dealing with people who have jobs requiring them to deal with the public

SERIOUS QUESTION: Would you rather bail out Ireland or ....

I am sick and tired of the old mantra, "If you haven't done anything wrong, then you have nothing to

Bed bugs enroll at George Washington University

JMO but I have a deep sense of foreboding that ....

Become a TSA Agent? They couldn't pay me enough.

Sympathizing with oppressors.

Be grateful they have jobs?

Be a patriot! Uncle Sam Needs Your Genitals!

How about for real life savings, the TSA requires a breath test at every hwy on-ramp?

Can a hernia mesh be detected by a backscatter machine?

So how much is it gonna cost me to charter a private plane to fly to NY round trip

one man caused the groping of americans. absurd.

I lost a coat button.

How many would-be bombers would not be aware of the scans and body searches??

An Excellent Article on Barbarbian Practice of Stoning in Iran

Anyone See the Movie Fair Game?

"Mississippi Goddam"

How many fucking TSA threads do we need?!?!?!?

XXX Body Heat XXX - The TSA in Editorial Cartoons

XXX Body Heat XXX - The TSA in Editorial Cartoons

Well Here's Somthing... 'Major Financial Fraud Scandal Nearing Endgame' - FDL

If the TSA wants to get serious about security

Freepers have 4 threads and 612 replies on PalinShouldStayInAlaska-Gate

Any suggestions on handling a cyber-stalker?

The Stimulus Act paid for the new Backscatter machines.

Which of these would you most likely do for your groping experience?

TSA confiscates armed soldier's nail clippers, Allowed to keep his M4 Carbine rifle

cinemark to run the beckerhead travesty

Right-wing media renew assault on unemployment insurance

Fascistic TSA another reason to reject public transportation

More than half have been cut loose from Obama mortgage-aid program

How effective is "stranger danger" and "inappropriate touching" teaching if

1 in 3 Americans will have diabetes by 2050, experts say

We were going to fly next spring to Charlotte

From The Class War Front: Dean Baker - 'Why My Center-Left Friends are Wrong' - FDL

On the Absurdity of Godwin’s Law – Or How it Is Interpreted by Some

Why Are Right-Wingers All Up In Arms About The TSA Searches?

Hey L.A. Times, Kiss My Naked Blue Ass!

Why scanners? Follow the money.

This is how TSA treats children:

Best Friends' take on the Vick article

NBC asked Conan O'Brien to book a certain celebrity during his "Tonight Show" tenure ...he refused

NBC asked Conan O'Brien to book a certain celebrity during his "Tonight Show" tenure ...he refused

Has Sarah Palin Spoke Up About Bristol and Willow Gay Slurs

TSA Theater - EVERYBODY FREEZE! NO MOVEMENT! - audience applauds

26 people arrested in Columbus GA at SOA Vigil

Special Underwear Makes Your Privates Invisible to TSA Scanners

Jeff Sessions Hearts Michele Leonhart

What Is In Our Future When The Enema Bomber Strikes?

It's time for another Justice Sunday to get the ball rolling on judicial confirmations

After All Those Years Of Cold War Crap... "The Communists, The Socialists..."

They need to start training TSA agents like they do in Israel

The claim is Israel (El Al) does RACIAL profiling. Is that really true?

12/08 John Aravosis: “There don't seem to be any liberals in Obama's cabinet,”

I have a plan! Let's abandon screening air travelers until the next terrorist incident.

GATS Agreement: The blueprint for global privatization of education & ed deform

The TSA controversy is legitimate but over sensationalized & about to be outrageously politicized

How many planes would blow up?

People really should be careful with their language. Calling TSA workers child molesters

Perhaps it's those so scared of the terraists that they are willing to see all our rights in the...

The New War Congress: An Obama-Republican Alliance

I am going to scan through GD today, and give stars to everyone who is currently starless.

The pat down issue is sophomoric

I went Through Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam in 2005 and 2006

Absolutely shocking: "Get the flag in the shot!"

Paul Krugman: Obama Has 'Largely Accepted Conservative View Of The World'

No "Green Shoots" in the Evergreen State

High IQ link to being vegetarian

No "Green Shoots" in the Evergreen State - Take 2

Why don't we use the boycotting-air-travel idea to push for high-speed rail in the US?

FL's Bill Nelson furious with "palace guard" around Obama. Says oil spill mishandled.

FL's Bill Nelson furious with "palace guard" around Obama. Says oil spill mishandled.

I am neither rich nor famous. (Warning: Bypass if you are sick of TSA threads)

What Killed Aiyana Stanley-Jones

Mr. President, being groped by government agents is not "frustrating".

"Grandmama, they touched you on your special girl parts"

Doonesbury on Mr. 'Justice' and Mrs. Teabagger:

55th Anniversary of Campbell's Soup Introducing Green Bean Casserole Recipe

Sunday Dental Thread: Planning for the last catastrophe...

This cynical dividing crap getting outta hand. MELLO OUT W A DOOBIE FEST...DEC 28, 2010

After helping feds, whistleblower details bribes, fraud in Afghanistan

George Carlin on Airport Security...

Phil Ochs: What are you fighting for? (And still voting and paying for.)





Defend Social Security and Medicare: National call-in day November 30th

I'm sorry I have to point this out, but immigrants these days sure got a lot of damn nerve.

I need to whine, so here goes...

Here is a website with a pretty good freeware list.

I'm making some bread.

Does anyone here drink four loko?

How's this for a truly bizarre crime connection?

Best. Hubby. EVER

Mulligatawny Soup garnished with Sour Cream. I'm just saying.... n/t

Got a word association thing going on in GD...sorta.

Do you ever wonder why even when people protest or are against things some do it anyways?

Florence and the Machine makes me yearn for...

Ever notice when a Dem is President car/truck commercials

Johnny 99

"A Nightmare on Elm Street": Disappointing series

I went to Politics and Prose last night...

SO, Harry Pot-heads, who has seen Deathly Hallows Part I? What did everybody think??

Fun reviews

Fun reviews

It's Sunday Morning. What are you drinking?

Shriekback - This Big Hush

Airport Security Collapses On TSA Democrats After Being Groped By Jeff Gannon At Olive Garden


Thank you, secret donor, for the star

I have another question.

Is it safe to sprinkle boric acid inside my computer tower?

Woman with gun caught masturbating

Last night, i was the target of a drive-by egging...

Count Cornelius Bombolbí and Baron Joaquin von Tainitom

famous phrases heard at the thanksgiving table

cold nose?

Instinctive kids. I was at the beach when I was 4. One of my grandmothers told

Another missile launch

My McRib really IS like eating a Dr. Scholl's insert smothered in corn syrup BBQ sauce.

Good news, everyone! (Futurama)

Once in tonight's blue moon I am most thankful!

It's Saturday night. What are you drinking?

Anyone here ever grow their own tobacco?

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Stray Cat Strut Edition

A question for the ladies about airport body scans and pat downs

DOC channel..."Festival Express 1970" is airing..(for music lovers)

Lindsay Lohan Loses Lead Role in Linda Lovelace Biopic

Cats -- the soundtrack of love.

Tell me about Twitter. Do you have a Twitter account?

Tiny chihuahua set to join Japan police

Seriously need help. I have been sneezing my head off all day


Eva Longoria divorces Tony Parker (NMA animated news parody)

Viking and Favre fans!

Where do you fit in on this chart?

You are what you eat! (funny)

Ya know what? I really don't give a shit if they look at my junk.

My father died on my birthday, it feels so strange now with both of my parents gone.

Sex and the City 2 was one of the worst movies I've seen

Some dude who I follow on Twitter tweeted that he was having dinner

Did anyone figure out today's "Perals Before Swine" pun?

When do you think Glee will feature Liz Phair's hit HWC?

Frying pan rolling!

Ouch, ouch, ouch...

Fifty Ugliest Cars of the Past 50 Years

Droid 2 or HTC Incredible?

Hey, everyone say happy birthday to my wife!

It's not Thanksgiving without...

So I'm having a bevy with a couple Navajo last night...

The entire Bucky Life Story (a tribute to Middle Finger Mom)

Who told Garrison Keillor he could sing? Do the women he has duets with ever...

Boy's best friend ~ Dog mourns loss of owner, 15

Alright, got my ticket for Roger Waters tonight

"Hey Woody Guthrie where are ya?" (best song ever)

Dems Still Moving Forward With Filibuster Reform

Just listened to someone who voted Republican complain about the outcome

SoS Hillary Clinton making the rounds tomorrow -- will be on CBS, NBC, and Faux.

"When will Americans declare the Transportation Security Administration a terrorist organization?"

"Transparency and the rule of law will be the touchstones of this Presidency"

President Obama Speaks at Nato...International Press Conference! (C-Span Video)

Pence Rejects Americans’ Call To Not Cut Social Programs

Can this be true?? Obama to award GHW Bush with Medal of Freedom????

European allies back President Obama on START

Photo: Obama Doesn't Love Me

Patriotic Millionaires Explain That Tax Cuts for the Rich Don't Grow the Economy

Feed The Future

Mullen: Marines will comply with 'don't ask, don't tell' repealBy the CNN Wire Staff

Robert Reich again makes case for $500,000 tax cut threshold (it's where the money is)

What Landslide? "The American People" have clearly spoken" Narrative - Is BULLSHIT!

Let me offer a less invasive alternative to the TSA body scanners and airport pat-downs

Perhaps Obama is not a Democrat or Republican??

TSA chief: Screening may evolve

Senate Democrats rip into Obama during private meeting

How many people who object to the TSA screening have defended racial profiling?

The Pigs are squealing!

26 people arrested in Columbus GA at SOA Vigil

Seriously. Why do you think the TSA strip search/fondle/backscatter rules are in place.

Berlusconi ally 'was link to Mafia'

To those in the media who oppose TSA security measures-I say this

Report shows Nazis given safe haven in US

Eric Cantona's call for bank protest sparks online campaign

Hillary was on Fox News

The "out of control spending" myth

Clinton: Make airport pat-downs be less intrusive

"Tens" of Afghan election winners disqualified

Pinon Canyon Ranchers Fighting Proposed Army Site

'Maoist rebel bomb' kills seven in India's Bihar state

Flood traps 28 in China mine

Human rights groups slam death squad suspect release

Contract talks extended for some postal workers (apx 300,000 total)

TSA will work to make pat-downs less invasive

Another Va. Republican mulls 2012 U.S. Senate bid

"Witch's brew" of explosives linked to terrorism found in Escondido home

Obama seems to be showing some courage on the TSA pat-downs

Reports of Fire on Plane at Kennedy Airport

EXPLOSIVE |CASE FILE New Jersey Admissions In Testimony NOTES NEVER SENT to Trusts KEMP v. Countrywi

Clinton: 'Vast majority' of detainees should get civilian trials

Ireland confirms reports it will seek bailout

Body scanner CEO accompanied Obama to India

Clinton says (again) she's through with politics

Engine fire on JFK-bound plane investigated by authorities, wing on fire as plane dumps fuel: report

Global health officials target tobacco additives - Countries agree on tobacco control

Ahmadinejad urges girls to marry at 16

Pope Benedict edges away from total ban on use of condoms

US drone strike kills six in Pakistan: Security officials Read more: US drone strike kills six in P

Looking into the crystal ball for 2012, how do you think your state is going to go?

I'm not a Republican or a troublemaker for complaining about TSA and holding Obama accountable

Mullen: End policy on gays as soon as possible

Okay I'll go there.. exactly what would you do to find people hell bent on using planes as weapons

Political divide between coasts and Midwest deepening, midterm election analysis shows

U.S. nearing end of major Wall Street insider-trading probe

Jobs and Murdoch Prepping iPad-only Daily Newspaper

Banks in Ireland 'on brink of collapse'

GOP Judges Write Senators Asking Them To Stop Obstructing President Obama’s Judges

Chavez demands action against owner of TV channel

Shouldn't Obama insist that he and Congress be subject to the same TSA standards as everyone else?

U.S. Expert Saw Hundreds of Centrifuges in North Korea[

Road spanning South America to open after delays

Venezuela to Request Extraditions in Danilo Anderson Case

TSA chief: Screening may evolve

Jindal blasts Obama administration, calls TSA searches excessive

Carter: Fox commentators have ‘deliberately distorted’ news

Analyst: TSA Methods 'Will Kill More Americans on Highway'

Top U.S. military officer: North Korea 'very dangerous' country

"Sarah Palin's Alaska" has ruined Sarah Palin's plans to become president

Barbara Bush: I Hope Sarah Palin Stays In Alaska

President Obama~

U.S. Has No Plans to Retreat from Traveler Patdown

Chalmers Johnson has died

I am sorry. I can't support any President who requires naked pictures or groping of my genitals to--

Is anyone still inspired by Obama?

Buffett Tells ABC Rich Americans Should Be Paying `a Lot' More in Taxes

Mazzy Star - Into Dust

TSA pat-down leaves traveler covered in urine

Weird Liberal Head Show #227: End TSA Body Scans and Pat Downs!

Barbara Jordan 1976 DNC Keynote'll be shocked at how relevant this is right NOW.

Survey Says: Marriage Is Obsolete?

Holiday Dazed and confused

Rep. Duncan Blasts TSA ''Pat Downs,'' Scanners on House Floor

Right Wing Patriots Just Don't Get It


Nugget Man

Eve of Destruction

Studs Terkel interview with Isaac Bashevis Singer

On President Obama, Krugman is wrong, again

Meg McLain Singled out by the TSA, Cuffed to a Chair, Her Ticket Ripped up

Ron Paul: USA Stop Being Submissive HR 6416 American Traveler Dignity Act Stopping TSA

Kid strip searched at the airport

Young Boy Strip Searched by TSA before boarding FLIGHT!

Stock Trading Master Sermon Part 2 - GM IPO

Michelle Obama: We need your help

Sam Harris at Idea CIty '05

Food Stamp Map (VIDEO): Usage Increased Almost 60% Since 2007

The Real Price of Soy

Thom Hartmann: Feminization of Medal of Honor

Chertoff and Company - The Cover Up (Body Scanners)

Bush Event Disrupted

New Hampshirites protest judicial abuse

MSNBC: Cenk's Message To President Obama

RT crew arrested in US filming at 'School of Assassins'

Former Gov. Jesse Ventura Will No Longer Fly!

Why do atheists care about religion?

7,000 Ways to Fix the Deficit (Re: NYT budget puzzle)

Backlash from nativists delays DREAM Act

British students to hold fresh protests

If marriage is so good, why not invite everyone in? (Australian columnist)

Could She Reach the Top in 2012? You Betcha Frank Rich

Stone Age Brain, Space Age Culture (Mickey Z.)

"Peel and Feel: Bad Policy Never Stops Getting Worse" (What's next Enemas?)

After 30 years of Reaganomics our infrastructure has fallen behind and we are not competitive in the

Taxation, Privatization and Porno Scanners

Congress' Median Household Net Worth: One Picture Is Worth 1000 Words

Watchdog Group Says NGOs "Duped" Donors and "Failed Haiti"

Warren Buffett: I 'Should Be Paying A Lot More In Taxes'

5 Reasons Electric Cars Will Disappoint

The 'Israelification' of airports: High security, little bother

Who'd a Thunk It?: GOP Leadership Channels Woody Allen

Report shows Nazis given safe haven in US

Sunday Funnies: Best Political Cartoons of the Week

Does reading a book make us happier? (BBC)

Glenn Beck Speaks to Audience of West Point Cadets, Promotes Socialism

AZ Schools: Send Obese Kids Home With A Note?

As the US spirals downward, a growing percentage of Americans seem too willing to turn a blind eye

Kneeling again next to RFK 17-year-old busboy Juan Romero held Robert Kennedy's hand as the senator

Carbon Dioxide in Conversion of Biomass Into Biofuel

Flood at China coal pit traps 28 (BBC)

First Uranium mine to reopen after fatal accident

Tiger summit aims to double numbers (BBC)

Town of Telluride protests uranium mill

Palmolive® Eco+® Lemon Splash® Free of Phosphate (thoughts?)

Christie (R- Dumbass -NJ) and global warming - What's driving his skepticism?

Cotter's defunct uranium mine could draw new slaps for contamination (Colorado)

So, I'm planning yet another local, homegrown organic Thanksgiving

North Koreans Unveil Vast New Plant for Nuclear Use

NZ mine rescue efforts stymied by unsafe gas levels (BBC) {29 miners trapped}

Farms to harvest rare animal parts 'are not the answer' (BBC)

2009 carbon emissions fall smaller than expected (BBC)

Whackjobs cheer N.Korea's nuclear weapons program

Dubai eyes 'clean coal,' nuclear as power sources

Ohio slaying victims stabbed, not shot.

Two views on new ATF director, Brady Campaign and NRA-ILA...

New gun law widens permit holders' rights

When even gun controllers doubt the existence of the "gun show loophole"....

Guns used to kill police officers: Where they come from and how they get in the hands of criminals

Gloat-Free NBA Scores (Saturday, November 20)

Brian St. Pierre's greatest hits (long version)

Stanford rolls over Cal 48-14..

Johnson Captures 5th Straight NASCAR

Jeff Fisher: Vince Young no longer Titans starter

What the hell Raiders?

Holy Shite - is New England about to blow this

ICC begins preliminary investigations in Honduras and Nigeria

Yale University to return Machu Picchu artefacts

Road spanning South America to open after delays

Israeli wanted in Colombia for training paramilitary groups evades extradition, returns home

Cowboys pull it out!

Chavez demands action against owner of TV channel

Human rights groups slam death squad suspect release

Argentina, South Africa sign defence pact

8 arrested in Venezuela housing probe

Venezuela to Request Extraditions in Danilo Anderson Case

OSU haters feel free to feel bad about the world

If you could, would you visit Cuba?

Suppose Vick was signed by your team and turned it into a contender... would you still follow them?

Today is the 100th anniversary of the Mexican Revolution

1986 FOPA Hughes amendment vote footage located

Met Namoli Brennet this evening. She sang at a trans remembrance vigil in a local park.

Pageant Crown Dedicated to Antibullying Campaign

Kansas: Not as Bigoted as You Think

Pope OKs Condom Use For Male Hookers

UNICEF: Israel negligent in guarding children's rights

Abbas: no talks without east Jerusalem building freeze

Hamas: Resistance our legitimate right

Israeli soldiers walk free in Gaza human shield case

Notre Dame silent on teen's death

Facebook-Banning Pastor Admits To Threesome With Wife And Male Church Assistant

Imagine If All Atheists Left America

New book examines diverse views of God

Why are our Christians so powerful, instrusive & generally out of control? I blame Clinton.

What's the Matter with the Higgs Boson?

An APOD wallpaper for Ubuntu fans

Exotic Plant's Once-a-Century Bloom in Pictures

Key word: goof


A last glimpse of autumn


More black and white images from downtown.

Atomic Power Plant

Rank and File Auto Workers to Take On Concessions

Low-paid workers ask retail companies to clean up their act

NYT: Unions Yield on Wage Scales to Preserve Jobs

Today in Labor History Nov 21, 6 killed and many wounded in the Columbine Massacre at Lafayette, Co.

Democrats push to pass state worker contracts

Steelers' Art Rooney: NFL labor deal will come, but timetable can't be predicted

Statement by Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis on expanded Trade Adjustment Assistance program

THE INFLUENCE GAME: NFL union seeks Congress' help

Grocery stores, workers reach tentative labor agreement

W Post: Expanding nurses union steps up strikes

NBA labor deal uncertainty has players on edge