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Archives: November 6, 2010

Ken (rape accusation is buyer's remore) lost the women's vote big time

NO WAY!!!!!!!!!!!No compromise on Temporary Tax Cuts!

Larry Kudlow of CNBC donated to Chris Shays in 2009

MSNBC stands for

NOT Funny, Yet VERY Ironic... Talk About Your Friday News Dump

About these voting machines....

At least Keith's sub is reading "liberal" headlines

Do you think that story Olbermann did about the prison industry making money from that immigration

Lotta Bushies On Here Attacking Olbermann

Pelosi to run for minority leader.

Please suggest progressive websites/blogs.... thank you in advance

"Keith Olbermann" now #2 trending on Twitter. Sample:

"Keith Olbermann" now #2 trending on Twitter. Sample:

Who the heck is Thomas Roberts?

Dupe, sorry. n/t

Dupe, sorry. n/t

Shortly After Major Bush Donor Takes Over MSNBC, Network Selectively Applies Rules To Suspend Olberm

The Republicans's #2 priority

USGS has crap for earthquake detection.

You know that earmark ban the baggers wanted? Well...Bwahahaha

HILARIOUS tweet regarding Keith

$69.3 million Afghan-contracting fine may be a record

I Was Looking To Switch To Satellite TV (Direct or Dish) And Keith's Suspension Has Given Me A Good.

Any word on if Amy Goodman will have Keith on "Democracy Now!"?

Ok, How About This...Keith Olbermann For White House Press Secretary ???

If you are writing to MSNBC Re: Olbermann's suspension

here's a petition to bring olbermann back.

Announcement on Countdown about KO was nothing we didn't already know...

Apparently Rachel's on tonight...

It's Friday! Who will read us Thurber?

I don't know if anyone made this connection about Christine O'donnell

'and we know you all are looking forward to Keith's return, and so are we.'

Here's a puff piece on Fascist Phil Griffin - he likes himself - "Now I have ownership, it's my baby

How hard is it to start a new Loyal opposition (Democratic) cable news station?

A statement tonight from Keith Olbermann

A statement tonight from Keith Olbermann

ND man reports uninvited couple in his hot tub

What a bullshit "statement" by MSNBC... LOL!

What a bullshit "statement" by MSNBC... LOL!

This country has gone to hell in a handbasket

Go Rachel! She is going to talk about KO!

It's Day 1 since Keith Olberman was selectively suspended..What about these?

A little, semi-unity thread: FUCK POLITICO; Matt Drudge in his Sunday best and undeserving of being

Georgians begin enrolling in insurance plan for people with preexisting conditions

Uh oh. Rachel is gonna bring it. nt

Good For Thomas Roberts

Rachel said it!

And now for the real news, RACHEL is on! nt

Rachel addressed the Keith thing right away and will talk more later. nt

Turn on Rachel tonight n/t

Turn on Rachel tonight n/t

Thank God Rachel's going to actually address it!

MSNBC Doesn't have the largest audience....

Rachel getting right into it. And going to discuss it!!!

RE: Olberman, received an e-mail w/a link for petition for KO's reinstatement...

McConnell is the MINORITY leader

MSNBC: We know you are all looking forward to Keith's return - and we are, too.

MSNBC to do story about Keith on Countdown.

The odious Boner

New York Times: Political Gifts by Olbermann Bring Suspension by MSNBC

Did KO donate as a private citizen or a "small business"?

I forgot to TIVO Countddown and got stuck in traffic.

Trying to hurt comcast by switching providers won't hurt them really.

Has gas gone up where you are?

Attention cheerleaders, apologists, and DLC faithful

I miss Keith reading Thurber today

Justice Stevens and the Ground Zero Mosque (former Justice speaks out)

If any Dem Should Step Down from a Leadership Role

If DUers can't all come together to defend Keith Olbermann...

Nancy Pelosi is roadkill (read first please)

Facebook page: Keep Keith Olbermann on MSNBC

Sounds Like Rachel will Talk about Keith Right after the Break

Personally, I'd like to see Obama deal with Boehner like Jules Winnfield dealt with Big Brain Brett

Rachel has something to say about Keith, double standards and false equivalencies later in her show.

Are We Still Boycotting Target?

Bay Area birds found with jagged beer cans around their necks

Bay Area birds found with jagged beer cans around their necks

BAM!!! MSNBC Not Held To NBC News Standards

Yeah... According To This, It's A Power Play...

a thought on keith...maybe he knew what he was doing to point out how faux news does it

Is Lawrence O'Donnell's show on Fridays? Can anyone tell us if he takes a stand with Rachel?

Ana M Cox made sense, good sense, on Rachel, repukes will have to deal.

LA Times: Consumers' right to file class actions is in danger

Shortly After Major Bush Donor Takes Over MSNBC, Network Selectively Applies Rules To Suspend Olberm

for the time being,you can watch msnbc here

Two days before his suspension from MSNBC, the anchor talked about his partisanship.

Plaxico Burress got two years for shooting a black man unintentionally..

Getting the abstainers back to the polls-lectures and browbeating won't do it.

Rachel called Keith's suspension 'Temporary' in her comment.

Iowa Sec. of State's (Democrat) house burglarized on election night

maybe we can arrange protests in front of Rockerfellow center and comcast headquarters

OMZ, Rachel is doing something about her/my friend/colleague Keith - LIVE!1 n/t

Phil Griffin's email is

Should copyright laws be abolished?

My God. Bill O'Reilly is such a fucking arrogant asshole

Way to go, Rachel!

Rachel's comments abt. Keith posted on her blog

Yahoo News: Despite mixed record, Palin talks up her 2010 impact

Can people post what is being said rather than just posting that someone is saying something

rachel talking about Keith now I think.

OK folks let's think this thing out

Rachel Maddow: Anything kinda crazy happen where you work today?

Any NYC DUers going down to 30 Rock

"Our morning show host"

Rachel's comments abt. Keith posted on her blog

Thomas Roberts is good

Count on it: Phil Griffin will be fired, or forced to resign.

Did Rachael just confirm that the MSNBC contribution policy is identical to NBCs?

Actually, I do think a boycott of Comcast would work

Is it too soon to refer to the failed "Boehner-McConnell" agenda?

Did anyone happen to see the video game House was playing on this evening's episode?

This "new Republican Party" they keep talking about...

MSNBC Video: Obama bypasses Bangalore, center of the outsourcing industry

MSNBC Video: Obama bypasses Bangalore, center of the outsourcing industry

Rachel's Smooth Touch Nailed The Brass AND Fox At The Same Time

Imagine this hypothetical situation: tougher anti-noise laws are being enacted.

Olbermann suspended. Scarborough (and MANY others) are not - for the same activity

Anyone watching Billo on 'Real Time'

The Comcast/NBC merger still requires approval from Dept of Justice and the FCC?

The thought of looking at Boner's orange mug for at least 2 years

Comcast Has MSNBC's Prototype for a Boot-Licking, Corporate Television "Liberal" Talking Head

So, this is how you energize the progressive base.

Torturing the Whistle Blowers: The Case of Vance and Ertel in Iraq, Substantiated by Wikileaks’ Iraq

For you Los Angeles KTLK listeners

Jim Himes defeats Shelton's (eww) Deceptive Dan Debicella by 6.2%!

Jim Himes defeats Shelton's (eww) Deceptive Dan Debicella by 6.2%!

Bill Maher is on at 10 pm EST - and also on !!pm in the repeat. I wonder

Is the main culprit of the situtation really the obscene inequality of income and wealth?

Is the main culprit of the situtation really the obscene inequality of income and wealth?

Comcast CEO said he was open to interfering with hosts like Olbermann...

PERFECT opportunity to fight back. In follow up to my featured journal post. let's fight back

Watch out, Rachel.

On Keith's 1st show back, which will have excellent ratings, I hope he does an Oscar Grant segment

Goodbye Joe Scarborough!!

The score so far in the KO debacle: The People 1 - The Corporate Media 0

My frustration isn't with the left or center

GE Suspended KO, Because Obama Said “No” to “Cap & Trade”

A message for the upcoming lame duck Congress.

Al Franken should get a bigger role in the party now...what's your suggestions?

Rachel's commentary is on

In today's economy here's a reason you MUST save your money!

Ok... One Of The Best Run Downs Of The KO Controversy So Far... Sorry, From Politico

The Kos Pelosi Petition got over 19,000 signatures. I just went to post the

The center is a no man's land. it's where convictions go to die.

Olberman is a golden goose, he will be back soon, IMHO. nt

PHOTO: S**T Sandwich. Once slice of Hannity, one slice of Bush, spinnin' propaganda in the middle

I am wondering if this was planned by MSNBC to open up pandora's box on FOX?

I am wondering if this was planned by MSNBC to open up pandora's box on FOX?

I am wondering if this was planned by MSNBC to open up pandora's box on FOX?

I am wondering if this was planned by MSNBC to open up pandora's box on FOX?

Remember, remember the 5th of November Fox ...Fawkes...

my screen went black when Rachel was showing donations

Funky happenings with Hurricane Tomas

OMZ, I've never had/used a SIG line before!1 Here it IS!1

Maddow reporting CT and IL governor races will go to the Democrats.

Bush created 6 years of surpluses. In Iraq.

Should we have "Take Back The Playground" days to fight school bullies?

My Take on Olbermann... Someone's Got to Say It

Congressional PROGRESSIVE Caucus INCREASES PLURALITY In Next Congress

Did I get the sub-subtext of "Waiting for Superman" right?

Place your bets, how soon will Lieberman switch to the Rethugs dark side

Randi Rhodes thinks KO's thing is contract-related. We'll see. nt

Come on, you KNEW this was coming: CNN gets wet, warm thrills at prospect of Jebby 2012

For a bit, let's grieve over Tues, have our recriminations & then remember who our foes are....

Even Nightline is doing a piece on KO tonight

Phil Griffin, MSNBC President: We Want To Be Like Fox News

Who's MSNBC trying to punish here? Let's get real...this is such bullshit...

Did Olbermann or MSNBC Actually Pull the Plug on "Worst Persons" Segment?


Thank you Chris Hayes!

Election Day robocall

NPR: Latinos May Have Saved Senate For Democrats

Well I have not listened to Randi in years

Entertainment challenged? Watch a youtube of an old BBC show (link). This is a mind blower.

Well, if this doesn't just take the cake................

Compromise? Nope No Way!

In NYC, every day, nearly 1.5 million people face going hungry.

Conviction reversed in microwaved baby case

Palin threatened with lawsuit over invasion of privacy, libel.

Maybe Letterman and Conan will go after NBC over the Olbermann suspension.

Call me a dirty old lady, but

A majority of Americans wanted a Public Opinion...

They've been at this shit for a long ass time

Chilean miner on David Letterman Show. (Sings Elvis Presley's Suspicious Minds) - video

Notre Dame president : ‘We failed to keep him safe'

Knee jerk reactions.

FRC accuses the military of doing the DADT survey wrong, soldiers have no problem with scrapping it

FAUX apologist site's lame response to Rachel

Controversial defense contractors Mina and Red Star reveal owners

Democrats -- We must stand for something

Man Uses Elaborate Disguise To Get Into Canada - An 'Unbelieveable Case Of Concealment'

Free Health Care Clinics for those who don't have healthcare... and this is the guy they suspend?

One thing Rachel missed: Fox pimping the teabaggers from day one

End of US carbon trading looms

Don't forget Morning Joe's other problem:

I support Nancy Pelosi for Leader

'We know all of you are looking forward to Keith's return, and so are we.'

'We know all of you are looking forward to Keith's return, and so are we.'

Deformed cats have a special place in Manitou beer garden

Did they really get a Porn Star to replace Olbermann Today ?

Atlantic bluefin tuna could become extinct unless urgent measures are taken.

Atlantic bluefin tuna could become extinct unless urgent measures are taken.

Here's What Your Tax Dollars (Doesn't) Buy:

Dear Keith: Lean forward.

Moyers: Why isn’t government working for them? Because it’s been bought off.

Philadelphia police inspector charged with extortion, bribery

Jill Clayburgh Dies at 66; Starred in Feminist Roles

Single Payer Ballot Questions Pass in All Fourteen Massachusetts Districts!

Lula's address to the UN

Lula's address to the UN

So if MSNBC does decide to go "right"...

Is MSNBC going to be a "Real" News Channel now & "Not like Fox?" as Rachel says or still lean left?

Listen President Obama - take back the stimulus money from

Has it ever been more obvious that that Comcast/NBC merger is anti-competitive?

US News & WR memo: 'December issue will be our last printed monthly sent to subscribers'

US News & WR memo: 'December issue will be our last printed monthly sent to subscribers'

Why has an Australian media mogul been allowed to have a monopoly

Luckovich toon: "And now we deliver" - good one to send to the smug repubs

meet the press...jim demint and gov christie

Watch: Rachel Maddow comments on Olbermann suspension

Boycott MSNBC Until They Bring Keith Back.

What is Eli Lilly up to?

Looks like Alex the Twit had to walk back her BS

IMO Democrats in the House paid a huge price because of Joe Lieberman and Ben Nelson.

Iraqi prisoners were abused at 'UK's Abu Ghraib', court hears

Too bad Keith Olbermann wasn't the Senator from Wisconsin...

Don't know about you, but I feel safer with that thug Keith Olbermann off the air, even temporarily

Woke up and the news on my homepage says "Prepare for

Rachel's segment about Keith

*Official Phil Griffin Commiseration Thread *

Why should a Company be able to decide if a member of staff wants to donate to a political cause?

Between 2005-2008, Pat Buchanan made five contributions to Republican candidates, totaling $2250.

Divide and Conquer Tactics At Work Among Liberal media personalities

Pelosi to run for Minority leader.

Which would be more effective in boosting employment, PAYROLL TAX CUTS or extension of INCOME TAX cuts for

Hear me out, I know how to save the economy

Hear me out, I know how to save the economy

Is it me, or did Rachel just throw Keith under the bus?

Toon "You have 60 minutes to deliver"

Russell Simmons: If Keith Olbermann Goes, So Do We!

Who is ripping you off? - turns out it is a rich and powerful Govt. contractor not the poor ($70M)

Is there an official statement, article or TV appearance from Keith?


New criminal probe launched at Arlington (National Cemetery)

First of all, the Repubs did not win a mandate.

Deflation danger is real. (Gas and food do not tell the story.)

Tax the Deadbeats, Tax the Banksters

Sounds like it's getting tense in Oakland.

Cops can now kill with relative impunity

Cops can now kill with relative impunity

Cops can now kill with relative impunity

Cops can now kill with relative impunity

Cops can now kill with relative impunity

40% of Outside Campaign Money was Made Possible by Supreme Court Ruling

OFF THE AIR on U-Verse - Food Network, Cooking Channel, DIY, GAC, HDTV - Sign petition for Keith

Toon: The News cycle

What Role Did Comcast Play in Keith Olbermann's Suspension?--UPDATED with Comcast response

Texas Eagle Forum Calls for Banning Muslims From Military, Government Jobs, and Running for Office

They've whisked President Obama away so that he/they don't have feel the KO punch nor

Blue Dog Dems - the official tally

Afghanistan and having "skin in the game"

Justice Department Renews Enforcement of Subpoenas for Antiwar Activists Targeted in FBI Raids

Eliot Spitzer: Olbermann Suspension 'Ridiculous' (VIDEO)

There will be 16 new senators in the next Congress

Dear MSNBC: I DEMAND an expose on political donations made by inmates on "Lockdown"


Keith Olbermann's New Book: WIN A Free, Signed Copy

What if Keith Olbermann was set up?

Learn to Speak Tea Bag . . . because other languages are just too hard to learn.

Sarah Palin's "Non-Political" Show Is Still Pretty Political

The bad joke's on us...

The bad joke's on us...

Marco Rubio headed on 'private and personal trip' to Israel with billionaire campaign backer.

Judge blocks Schwarzenegger bid to kill child-care program

I Love Olbermann, Stewart, Maher and Krugman.

I Love Olbermann, Stewart, Maher and Krugman.

On "Real Time" just now Fareed Zakaria called Darrell Issa a coward

This sounds about right

Palin foe turned the tables: Joe McGinniss, who moved in next door, says she's violating HIS privacy

Saudis warned U.S. 3 weeks before cargo bomb attempt..Obama heeded warning

Nearly 102,000 people have signed the petition to reinstate Olbermann.

Steve Cooley (R) takes lead in CA Atty General race

Tealigious Right Gloats, Thanks God for GOP Victories

Toon: Voters send a message

"Thank You" By Russ Feingold - November 4, 2010

Two anniversaries today!!! One Bush. One Reagan!

Is it possible that MSN suspended KO to shine the light on fox?

Has TV ever seen the likes of the intellectual firepower of KO, RM, and LOD in a 3hr block of time?

Excelllent article about the right's recent temper tantrum.

Will Keith Olbermann be on the NBC football panel?

Video: Madagascar’s president linked to illegal logging

In defeat, Sharron Angle finds Nevada not the state she thought

Scientists Find Dead Coral Near Site of BP Oil Spill

Dumpling Davy Vitter's Fright Song

Write Sen. Russ Feingold a thank you message for all his work.

Email the White House & let President Obama

Updated Itinerary for the Wounded Warriors Project Nov 9th (Patriot Guard Riders)

Updated Itinerary for the Wounded Warriors Project Nov 9th (Patriot Guard Riders)

Teahadists to attack science spending........

Toon that sums up the election in a nutshell

How is it that as we get deeper into the 21st Century....

The opportunity we will blow.

Could Suspending K O Be Part Of NBC'S Plan To Move MSNBC Right?

NBC was OK with Tim Russert being obviously biased in favor of Dubya

God help us......

Remember This Wonderful Day...

Rachel, you're next. Lawrence, you too......(Pirate Radio's the next thing)

Please join me in calling MSNBC

AC 360 going after repugs - how they all said they would create jobs, and now

State Says $1.6 Million Per Resident Inadequate For Institutional Care

Boycott NBC TOO!

Scientists find dead and dying coral covered with a brown substance 7 miles from BP oil spill site

Scientists find dead and dying coral covered with a brown substance 7 miles from BP oil spill site

Scientists find dead and dying coral covered with a brown substance 7 miles from BP oil spill site

12 Republicans and 2 Democrats on Sunday Morning Shows

Has Keith Olbermann burnt his last bridge?

If they are going to capitulate on tax cuts at least do it the right way

If they are going to capitulate on tax cuts at least do it the right way

So, how soon does Hannity get fired for his 5k contributions?

Bhopal survivors appeal to Obama

Toon: The Agenda

A little on contract law

EPOXI flyby of comet Hartley 2 video

Let's look at KO fuss through lens of Means, Motive, Opportunity

How to Fight Back - It's as Easy as A, B, C...

Quick Q - point me to the petition

Ok, so the Senate of the 111th Congress...

So How Do We Get Cable TV NEWS REGULATED...

Matt Taibbi on Olbermann

Us and Them And after all we're only ordinary men

Countries with high income inequality have more school bullying among preadolescents & adolescents

Would we be better off under a President Hillary Clinton? (WP)

The lure of Powdermill: Nature reserve vs. gas reserve!

Hey, Republicant majority, what the fuck are you doing?

Then and Now a lesson in FICKLE

Just so you know we used to have a liberal version of Tea Partiers. They were called unions

Tom Donohue: Obama's Tormentor By Devin Leonard

Health of societies affected by political & economic policies, not individual treatments & choices

Free Keith Olbermann! by David Weigel/blog/Slate

Blood-bloated moral cretin, George W. Bush, is grinning like a pig in shit, raking in millions of $$

Check in if you deleted an MSNBC program from your auto record TIVO, PVR etc list

Toles TOON: "We have a basket of ideas we would like you to fulfill"

David Bender is taking call on "Ring of Fire" discussing Olbermann

While President's abroad, republican Senator calls for war with Iran and confrontation with China

GOP climate deniers vie to run House Energy Committee

Join in Vets for Peace Armistice Day 2010 11 Bells Ring Out Joy for End of Violent Conflict

LOL! "Mr. Boehner behind the wheel"

I DVR'D Rachel Last Night About Keith and something funny happened

Does either party really understand the Anger out in our Country?

MSNBC got told by the R's that if they EVER wanted another elected R

Is this the new banking regulation?

Olbermann book sale blocked on Amazon: coincidence?

Wading Back In... and Suggesting a Shift in Dem Leadership

Former Reagan Speechwriter Peggy Noonan: Sarah Palin A 'Nincompoop' For Reagan Reduction

Obama will need to replace educators from his 2008 coalition. He's going to lose a lot of teachers

Matt Taibbi - Olbermann Suspension is Lunacy

If Olbermann is being railroaded, then answer me a question

Should the Democratic Party's Donkey symbol be replaced? It's going up against a 5 ton elephant!

175,000 signatures for Keith Olberman Petition. Would Tweety get the same treatment?

Behind the more gays voted for the GOP numbers

What could FDR have *realistically* done about the economy?

What could FDR have *realistically* done about the economy?

Olbermann’s outrage over the Citizens United Case & His Campaign Donations

The demonization of Democrats: LIHOP or MIHOP?

CIA doesn't confirm or deny having plotted to kill Julian Assange

Veterans Day is soon. (Formerly Armistice Day)

The Audacity© of "Room For Us To Compromise" with the GOP on extending Bush Tax Cuts

Coincidence? I Think Not! Comcast/NBC Universal Restructuring Coming November 15th

KO Petition now over 214,000

Coalition Launched To Oppose NBC-Comcast Merger

2010 election map (roughly population adjusted)

Was mono-lingual polling an issue?

KO could turn lemon into ade AND save the country from CU

Alex Sink Calls White House tone-deaf.

It's November 6th, One Day Since the Unfair Suspension of Keith Olbermann.

"In Oakland, Defeat Of Marijuana Measure Isn’t the End"

President Obama Remembers Gandhi, and King, in Mumbai

Ahhh, so this is what Boehner is after...

Microsoft CEO Ballmer sells $1.3 billion of shares

CNN has announced segment on Keith coming up.... eom

Seeing poverty up close

Grijalva on Olbermann Suspension ( and credit taken by Arizona thugs)

Sorry Rachel, Ed and Lawrence, I'll not patronize your corporate bosses anymore. You all owe Keith.

What could Obama have *realistically* done about the economy?

Bush: The Katrina AF1 photo a "huge mistake." I guess the cake & gee-tar pics were A-OK.

Now let's keep the new Republican House busy

Rachel Maddow Stands Up on Keith being suspended

I want to take our country back

Here's my theory re: Olbermann

VT governor-elect to ask Obama for a waiver to implement single payer

Might this be Keith's replacement??

Suggestions please! Who do you use for an online news page? I was using, good format.

How do we create change? By we, I mean the entire population

Where is the deficiency in the Democratic message?

Keith Rachel Maher Stewart Sarah Tweets Colbert Anderson Randi Mandatory Malloy DU This Poll Now

I think many DU members are feeling too down about Dems. having

Bob Herbert: Tone-Deaf in D.C.

Help me pick a bumper sticker slogan

New sinkhole lowers North Florida's Lake Miccosukee

Olbermann Suspension Is Lunacy By Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone

Before Bush Donor Takeover Of MSNBC, Network Selectively Applies Rules To Suspend Olbermann

ThinkProgress: Shortly After Major Bush Donor Takes Over MSNBC, Network Selectively Applies Rules

ThinkProgress: Shortly After Major Bush Donor Takes Over MSNBC, Network Selectively Applies Rules

The Power of the Boycott - Max Keiser on Economics 101

When Bush Makes More Sense than Obama...give me a drink.........

We Couldn't Stay Fired Up for 2 Years & They Won't Either!!

A Time Before Microwave Ovens

A Time Before Microwave Ovens

(Self Delete)

I urge you to watch the clip of Bill Maher destroying Bill O'Reilly.

Bush Admits Katrina Air Force One Photo Was 'Huge Mistake'

Good Government: The Time to Reform the Senate's Filibuster is Now

I used Cat Medicine for a medical problem today...

Your Weekend Police Misconduct Thread Courtesy of the InjusticeNews Twitter Feed

Please do not lose sight of the fact that the Repukes took over the House

Zenyatta the beautiful goes for #20

Cop Caught on Tape Beating, Tasing Man -- Gets Off

Grayson should have run for the Florida U.S. Senate seat

I hope Nancy Pelosi Destroys that Despicable DINO Heath Shuler

I am rooting for Obama to have a successful trip.

MSNBC: Stupid Blunder or Deliberate "Going Out of Business" Sale?

Olbermann fiasco points out why we lose

Olbermann fiasco points out why we lose

You know it felt good to sign a petition

Ballots and election materials stolen in San Francisco on election day (Then dumped in a lake)

Do You Think If Keith Olbermann Donations Had been Made To....

How F#cking Hard is it to Frame the Debate? Seriously!

warning: graphic

Will the pugs shut the government down for Christmas?

If Bernie Sanders can align himself with Democrats,

I tried to take my country back...

Happy Carl Sagan Day!

Colombian healer held as a dealer in Houston cell

just left voice mail at felt really good

Why it's OK, but ridiculous, to be disappointed with Olbermann but not the Democratic Party

Keith Olbermann has found solace in the McRib

Politico: Bloggers: MSNBC railroaded Keith Olbermann

Keith Olbermann has found solace in the McRib

Politico: Bloggers: MSNBC railroaded Keith Olbermann

We will never restore the damage done to our country by Dumb S. Bush.

Pelosi move is a sign that Dems intend to fight, not cut deals

If Duers can't come together to defend Keith Olbermann, what can we come together on?

What do the Republicans wish we would do?

Oklahoma Voters May Have Accidentally Voted Against Ten Commandments, Too

Deleted all my MSNBC timers, I'm done with them

Ex-Clinton strategist: Obama needs event ‘similar’ to OKC to ‘reconnect’ with voters

About unemployment

If I were to start a new political party

So,Can Keith Olberman Sue MSNBC?

No Felony Charges For Wealthy Hit & Run Driver

Bill Maher slams Jon Stewart and false equivalency.

After Tuesday, I know what voters want.

Who ratted on Keith Olbermann? Hey media! There is part of your story ! KO's

Who ratted on Keith Olbermann? Hey media! There is part of your story ! KO's

Here is what I think KO may have done. The checks did come from Keith Olbermann the employee.


Help me get through this day!

Best Tom the Dancing Bug ever....

Charlie Chaplin was precognitive

Is Nancy Pelosi the only "progressive choice" for Minority Leader?

Get pissed off all over again.....Go see 'Inside Job'

Is Nancy Pelosi the only "progressive choice" for Minority Leader?

Emergency petition for Keith reaches 200,000

Media Matters: UPDATED: "AL records: $5k Joe Scarborough contrib to campaign in April

Media Matters: UPDATED: "AL records: $5k Joe Scarborough contrib to campaign in April

Last week, Scarborough kept going on and on about how he's " not a

Limp-dicked Darrell Isn't says the President must answer....

Republican Senator urges Obama to support war with Iran, ‘confrontation’ with China

It was a beautiful day in the Springs today, about 75 degrees..

Was talking to some republican friends last night

TV Nation on Republicans in 1994 rings true for 2010/Also, Chuck Robb on Ollie North

An email I got today:

Is it OK to be disappointed in Obama/Democrats, but not Keith Olbermann?

Updated with October - Job Loss/Gain 'Bikini' Graph

Insiders reveal: Keith Olbermann won't be back on MSNBC-only question if he quits or is fired now

List of MSNBC sponsors

I'm getting sick of Obama's moving the goalposts routine, which he's now using with the tax cuts.

Scott Walker's (R) first temper tantrum and his first walkback as gov elect

KO is a hero of mine. That is why I think he should resign.

The Nazi Hydra of America: The Suppressed History of a Century

Krugman: Thoughts on Pelosi

FAIR action alert on Olbermann:

Another Scarborough political donation - April 2010 $5,000

If Keith leaves MSNBC, which cable station will he move to?

If Keith leaves MSNBC, which cable station will he move to?

Chris Van Hollen RESIGNS as DCCC chair...Thank the Gods!

Hear ye, Here ye, the GOP civil war has begun.

Pitchforks and Torches!

Pitchforks and Torches!

Hit Piece On Olbermann Was A Warning

Another (very) Air Force Project Contemplated

Great PHOTO From Obama India Visit...

GOP's job killing slogan..."That Train is Dead"

Media Matters: The GOP civil war will be televised

Toon 'What Now, Boner?"

Keith Olbermann, victim of the new fascist state?

Get Your KEITH OLBERMANN Support Avatars Here...

With over 200,000 people signing his petition, which network would we prefer seeing KO?

If you didn't read about it, the Pukes get to redistrict America again

While the tea party/GOP puts the target on Obama and other Democrats backs. . .

We'll take that 1.26 billion in transit funds: Governor-elect Andrew Cuomo

PROPOSAL 'House Watch', a DU Topics: House of Representatives Forum

What Kind Of Democratic Party Do You Want?

Martin Luther King's Photographer was an FBI Informant - NY Times

How the US Occupation forces made Japan the healthiest country in the world

Origin of Fake Election-Night Robo-Calls Confirmed

*Tonight* -- Fall Back and CHECK YOUR SMOKE DETECTORs

MIXED ANIMAL is on the loose again . . .

WTF?? The Sunday Morning Talk Shows Lineup - wait until you see this!

Voltaire: Those who can make people believe absurdities can make them commit atrocities.

Did Keith Olbermann even violate NBC policy?

WE can still STOP the Comcast/NBC merger!!!!! (well, maybe)

Bill Maher's Harsh Critique of the Stewart/Colbert Rally


Gallup: Americans want new stimulus and not tax cuts or healthcare repeal

Well this is disturbing...

Death of the Free Press

President Proposes Permanent Tax Cuts For Middle Class

Would you like living in a country where you did not have to pay any taxes?

Toon :Rand Paul's new God

In the wake of the 2010 losses, the attention paid to the Olberman affair is stunning.

Lawrence O'Donnell: "I am a Socialist"

We owe KO - DU is strongest when one of ours is attacked.

We owe KO - DU is strongest when one of ours is attacked.

Why are DU members so down about having lost the House?

If we focus on just one goal, can we effect change?

I have been e-mailing Phil Griffins every hour demanding

5300 people earn 10% of all US income, top 0.8% earn 27%, median income falls

Need a link to complain to MSNBC

Hey Eric Cantor is asking for ideas on what to cut

Outsourcing has hurt the US: Obama. What Obama ACTUALLY Said Re:Outsourcing.

What do you call it when your property goes down in value and you work harder than ever for less*?


Facebook group to get Keith back on the air,

Fascism requires a control of the message

MSNBC is hearing our message!

I'm DONE with hearing about the Stewart/Colbert Rally for Sanity perpetuating false equivalencies!!

House- Progressive Caucus is now the plurality. How the Blue Dogs and New Dems did (badly)

House- Progressive Caucus is now the plurality. How the Blue Dogs and New Dems did (badly)

Mandatory Friday Malloy Truthseekers check in!! TGIF!

Bloomberg: Congress members ‘can’t read,’ ‘don’t have passports,’ may start trade war

so....who is willing to switch from comcast to satellite..anybody????

so....who is willing to switch from comcast to satellite..anybody????

41% of US children born to unwed mothers.

2012 Senate Races: 25 Democrats up and 10 Republicans... How do we hold on to the Senate?

We were already headed there

"Remember, Remember" By Cindy Sheehan

Renamed Olbermann's Worst Person's the the World

List of MSNBC sponsors with contact info

Tipping point being reached in the Amazon.

Obama Goes To India To Create More American Jobs Yet Some Prefer The Bullshit

Hey, at least DU has a cause

Maybe No One Can Fix US Economy

Far and away the most likely scenario with Olbermann

Thom said last week that this election was a test for CorpAmerica flexing their new muscles.

'Lesson 1: If you’re going to let yourself be characterized as liberal, you damn well better be one'

The Tea Party -- A Nazi Party in search of a Reichstag Fire?

Hit and run fund manager not charged for felony "because it could hurt his job"


Two fucking measly years. And DU can't get enough over a rich white guy.

Olbermann was fired because he's a sick puppy

Ralph Nader: "A key Democratic election failure was not to keep on Howard Dean, as DNC Chairman"

Gov. Christie attacks teachers' unions in front of a roomful of students.

Everyone has a role in Arlington school's music video

OFF THE AIR on U-Verse - Food Network, Cooking Channel, DIY, GAC, HDTV -

Obama: Offshoring Fears Are Outdated, Unwarranted

Over 116,000 (and growing) sign Olbermann petition and reporters speak out against suspension

Oscar Juliuss Grant III

Bill Maher Disses The Daily Show Rally: It’s Better To Have A Rally That’s “About Something” (Video)

First Lady Michelle Obama dances and plays with underprivileged children in Mumbai - pics

Robert Reich: "The middle is a fiction"

Bill Maher blasts false equivalencies in amazing New Rule

Joseph E. Stiglitz: "What has become of the rule of law in the US?"

27 signs that standard of living for America's middle class is dropping like rock

NYT's Bob Herbert: 'The Democrats are in disarray because it’s a party that lacks a spine'

A better idea: Trying 2boost demand+job growth by extending income tax breaks 4the wealthy is like

U.S. Banks Failing At Fastest Pace In 2 Decades

The banks are 'To big to fail' and the media is 'To big to tell the truth'

The banks are 'To big to fail' and the media is 'To big to tell the truth'

Here are the answers to this week's Friday Afternoon Challenge!

UN body accuses US of rights abuses

Veterans for Peace - (Boston) Veterans Day Parade followed by Peace Event

One PowerEdge Server - free to a good home.


The Stig Farm

Deep Purple - Hush Hush

Will someone please stop the planet, I want to get off!

Money in politics. A false equivlency.

They've changed tea. I bought some tea for my dad. After getting through two layers of packaging I

In today's economy here's a reason you MUST save your money!

is there an alternative to limewire?

is there an alternative to limewire?

A year ago, I had a bittersweet month.

Music for a wierd weekend; the 5,6,7,8's - "Bomb The Twist"

Ten years late and a dollar short:

Paths that cross, will cross again

sad news, Jill Clayburgh died

joel mchale mocks kathie lee and hoda to their faces

I think my sweet Harry is dying.

I just cleaned out three years worth

See, the problem was that voters didn't realize that "Fall back" just refers to the clocks--

Private OP

This month, I've been on DU nine years

I must be effing stupid...

Charlatans U.K - The Only One I Know

Who is going to cancel Comcast? (poll)

Will poor American die? Just watch!

A reminder for all of we

The Anschluss - Alice In Wonderland.

Where do bad folks go when they die?

Dedication songs

Score! That's My Bush is on Netflix Instant.

the judds..why not me

And another thing

Just got back from Vegas.... didn't gamble

Dear Forum,

Well, if this doesn't just take the cake................

Dod you get or get someone else a gift for Halloween? I got a gift for my wife -

Kitties play patty-cake

DFW area - I rescued a dog I saw get hit by a car last night

Need help identifying a ceramic maker's mark.

A Netflix streaming rec: "Who Is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin' About Him?)

I had a very nice date tonight. Things seem to be falling into place for me.

My Puppies

So I am now again needing more answers from teh wimminses of teh Lounge. You know

MIXED ANIMAL is on the loose again . . .

Gonna Watch Precious Tonight

I'm there.

Nova Scotia. Heaven on earth. (pictures)

Harry le Roi is gone. July 20 1994 - November 6 2010

Today's College Football Tailgate Thread

A webcam image from Glacier National Park.

I just want to rant...

Are there any Thanksgiving songs?

'We know all of you are looking forward to Keith's return, and so are we.'

(Los Angeles) D.A. investigates Bell's business fees

Single mom can't pay $1.5M song-sharing fine

Single mom can't pay $1.5M song-sharing fine

Gabrielle Giffords wins Congressional District 8 race

Countdown is on now still has KO picture and a comment coming about Keith

Gabrielle Giffords wins reelection in Arizona (AZ-8)

Larson will run for (Democratic) caucus chair

Official Governor Results Released: Malloy Wins in CT

Watch: Rachel Maddow comments on Olbermann suspension

President Obama Sunday on 60 Minutes: Stimulus, Bailout and Gov't Expansion

Protests erupt in Oakland, Calif., after ex-transit cop sentenced

Maddow: "Anything kinda crazy happened where you work today?"

Heath Shuler should go head in a whirlpool

Looks like Rachel was hinting for viewers to email, call, or other means their displeasure

65 (more) die after volcano erupts in Indonesia (Graphic Read More)

IMF grants China-India greater say (along with Brazil and Russia)

The MSNBC suspension of KO is all about money.

Shell Presses for Drilling in Arctic

RCMP watchdog launches G8, G20 probe

OFF THE AIR on U-Verse - Food Network, Cooking Channel, DIY, GAC, HDTV -

Justice Dept. strikes back against Alaska gov on drilling lawsuit

..Obama signals may compromise on tax cuts

The record clearly shows that the Democrat's Top Gun is Nancy Pelosi.

Catch the 'snarky' comment by the guy 'filling in' for KO?

Breakdown of 2010 vote- Obama's dilemma with white voters

Obama signals may compromise on tax cuts

Geithner Says U.S. Won't Use Dollar to Gain Competitive Advantage in Trade

In Japan, U.S. Defends Fed Actions

Obama signals tough stance on prickly India issues

The Bums

I'm glad he has her...

Settlement in Reconstruction Fraud Case

Obama pays homage to Gandhi

Could Suspending K O Be Part Of NBC'S Plan To Take MSNBC Right?

GOP Comeback Strategy Factored in Lagging Recovery

NYT Op-Ed by President Obama :Exporting Our Way to Stability

Olbermann story doesn't reinforce the lazy media assumptions about the two networks, it debunks them

I can guarantee you, Obama WILL keep this promise on tax cuts

WH Announces $10B in Trade Deals With India

WaPost: Former Gitmo prisoners, turned spies, provided tip about last week's mail bombs.

Bill Mahar has to many rethugs on his show

Hundreds Were Raped on Congo-Angola Border

Should President Obama be acting as a salesman for Walmart in India?

Tea Party pumping up for 2012: Floats hit list of 'RINO' Senators

U.S. Banks Failing At Fastest Pace In 2 Decades

President Obama calls for compromise, won't budge on tax cuts

Somali pirates receive record ransom for ships' release

My prediction is in about a year Pelosi job approval will be about 55%

Iraqi prisoners were abused at 'UK's Abu Ghraib', court hears (incl. starvation & electric shocks)

Why the whole Olbermann thing is a burr under my saddle.

(Oakland) Police declare "illegal assembly,"arrest at least 60 people

Senator Kerry is back in Sudan trying to follow up on work done in October

New Statistical Model Moves Human Evolution Back Three Million Years

Obama Is Not Likely to Push India Hard on Pakistan

Gasoline Prices In Central Michigan Rose Past The $3 Per Gallon Mark

I just realized.. I have gone over 10,000 posts

Gov. Mitch Daniels (IN-R) ready to revive past legislation

What, if anything, did Rachel say last night?????

Weekly Address: President Obama Calls for Compromise and Explains his Priorities on Taxes

Can Democrats survive without Ben Nelson ??

'Neuter' Iran over nukes, U.S. senator tells Halifax security conference

So, Mr Obama is taking Walmart execs to India to get Walmart expansion in India

Blue Dogs and 'Ideological Myopia'....

Dollar Drops Most in Four Weeks as Federal Reserve to Buy Bonds

The Perriello Way

Why Pelosi is running for House minority leader

Jill Clayburgh Dies at 66; Starred in Feminist Roles

Barack Obama defiant at Mumbai's Taj Hotel

Phil Griffin: MSNBC’s Embedded Fox News Groupie

Officials: Saudis warned 3 weeks before attack

It was nice having Obama remember we existed

Was it worth it?

Rasmussen Polls Were Biased and Inaccurate; Quinnipiac, SurveyUSA Performed Strongly

FLOTUS dances with disadvantaged Mumbai kids

Rick Perry Proposes Letting States Opt Out of Social Security

Peggy Noonan To Sarah Palin "...He (Reagan) Was A Great Man And You Are A Nimcompoop."

The Blue Dog Caucus needs to call themselves the fascist caucus.

Indonesia's Merapi volcano causes (international) flight cancellations (may affect Obama's visit)

NYT: Pres. Obama supports "extending only tax rates that apply to incomes below $250,000"

Texas Considers Medicaid Withdrawal

Marco Rubio, replacement for Republican party minority token.

What is presidential leadership? Why is it necessary?



The President wants to "compromise" on the Bush taxcuts...

The real reason the Right are making up lies about India. 53,670 U.S. jobs. $10 billion order

Wash. Times: "Like a substance abuser," Obama must "admit he has...addiction to government solutions

Chess or Checkers?

Was Keith Olbermann done in by jealous colleagues at MSNBC?

Republicans Backtrack After Proposal on Aid to Israel Draws Heavy Criticism

President Obama calls for compromise, won't budge on tax cuts

Obama Needs To Be "Captain Kirk" going forward and not "Mr. Spock."

The dismantling of Palin has begun from the right. Here is Peggy Noonan's

Republicans are really sweating the thought of Pelosi as Minority Leader

CNN video: "Michelle Obama gets down in India"

Do Democrats have a strategy to counter Repubs for next two years?

Australia's economic problems are the envy of the west

Sweden says US has carried out secret surveillance

In Schools’ Efforts to End Bullying, Some See Agenda

This can't be good news for Republicans.

Is Michelle Obama going to talk to some sex workers in India

In Whitman and Fiorina, Candidacies That Did Not Compute

In Preparation for Obama Appearance on 60 Minutes, The Media is FIRED UP!

Oklahoma voters may have accidentally outlawed the 10 Commandments?

New GOP Governors Kill $1.2 Billion In High-Speed Rail Jobs

"Obama announces trade deals with India worth billions."

Wow Bill Maher really hit Stewart and Colbert. I love this guy all over again

I still love Obama. Love. Love. Love.

53,670 jobs and a way forward for America with Asia and the BRIC Nations

Pelosi for President

It's < 8 % Unemployment Or Bust In 012

A Question that caused me Great Sadness in my Response

A Question that caused me Great Sadness in my Response

Obama calls India creator, not poacher, of US jobs

It appears that there is no way Obama will get the Start Treaty ratified. What now?

Alex Sink: meet the mirror. You lost because of YOU, and your state party

some people say

GOP lawyers fight indie reporter demands for Ayotte access (Republicans, Kelly)

Wall Street gorges on record bonuses

AP: U.S. Army Reports Record Suicides

Was It Wrong For Olbermann To Donate To Political Candidates?

Obama's 200M Indian Trip?!

Cenk on MSNBC: Rep. Ryan (D-OH) - Obama Mistake On Tax Cuts For Rich

TYT: Is "Sarah Palin's Alaska" Real?

Weekly Address: Priorities on Taxes

Obama kicks off India trip with appeal for more trade

RT America: Police Brutality in Oscar Grant Case w/Ruling

Keiser Report №92: Fake Markets! Fake Finance!


Thom Hartmann: Is the Employee Free Choice Act Bad for Women?

Protect Kaho'olawe 'Ohana 20 Years

Ed Show w/ Cenk: Anti-Obama India Trip Lies

Weird Liberal Head Show #213: Boycott MSNBC, Until Keith Olbermann is Reinstated

Real Time: Maher interview with Billo

Interview With Rep. Dennis Kucinich

Keith Olbermann's Greatest Hit: 8 Years of Bush

TYT: Lies About Cost of Obama's India Trip

Eugene V. Debs: An American Revolutionary

Obama Wants Tax Cut For 98% Of America

Mexico drug kingpin slain in fierce gun battle with military

President Obama calls to congratulate World Series champs

Michael Moore Discusses the Midterms

RACHEL MADDOW Comments on Olbermann Situation - 'Different from Fox'

Maher 11.05.10 (updated with more links)

Rendlesham Forest UFO - CLASSIFIED Military Tape Release Part 1

Meg Whitman builds a video shrine to her epic fail: A New California

Little Obama (11 Year Old Boy Gives Speech On The "N" Word )

Obama Greeted by Angry Demonstrators in India

The New Freshman Class of Extremist Senators

Use The Force Barack!

The REAL Story at MSNBC: Olbermann Suspended For Donations to UNICEF

Shareholders Demand To Know If The Chamber of Commerce Is Using Their Money To Buy Elections

William Rivers Pitt: Another Hard November

Coral Die-Off Took Scientist by Surprise!

Exporting Our Way to Stability by Barack Obama

The Last Gasp of Aging White Power: But Time Is Not on Your Side -- Tim Wise

Friday Talking Points (145) -- A Democratic Epitaph

Did FOX Finally 'Get Smart' About Obama's Indian Trip?

I voted, Ed Stein

The Week's Best Late-Night Jokes

Endorse India for permanent UNSC seat: USIBC asks Obama

Barack Obama, Phone Home

Gallup predicted 15% pts win by GOP Inc. actual was 7%. Their margin was only twice the actual.

Obama Asia trip expensive, but not as pricey as some say

What will tea party members do when their politicians betray them?

"Progressives globally must counter an effective right-wing election playbook." By David Muir

Social Liberalism – “The People's Republic of San Francisco” By Guy Adams

5 myths about George W. Bush

The Unexpected Rebirth of the Flying Car

Pipestone wind-turbine factory idled; 110 layoffs

Bloomberg to promote electric taxis in cities

Yearlong warm-up a meteorological milestone for state (Maine)

What the Elections Mean for Wind Power in the US

What the election means for renewable energy (GOP job killers)

Newly Elected Climate Change Denying Teahadist Governors Kill $1.2Billion In High-Speed Rail Jobs

50% of the New Congressmen Deny the Existence of Man-made Climate Change

Bush Was Considering An Attack On Nuclear Sites In Syria

Florida Republicans prepare to disburse (Obama stimulus) solar rebates

Goats Scale Dam in Italy

An 80-Year Run for Nuclear Reactors?

Green party rides Germany's anti-nuclear wave

Vestas (wind turbine manufacturer) to lay off 3,000 workers as profit slides

Mass Rally Against Germany's Nuclear Plans

Nuclear Power Benefits From Republican Wins, NRG Says

Allow ethanol subsidies, to expire -$30 Billion

Solar Energy Can Provide 4.2% of U.S. Power by 2020

French EPR Nuclear Reactor Design is 'In Crisis' Globally

Starbucks proves the Brady Bunch wrong... again.

Brady campaign watch: Lies, manipulation, sensationalism and deception.

Mexico: Tens of Thousands of Missing Central American Migrants

DAS wiretap witness murdered

13 violent deaths in Caracas last night (Spanish)

Colombian Drug Cartel's Parrot Arrested in Colombia for Alerting Traffickers

Delegation to investigate US involvement in 2011 Nicaragual elections

US embassies deny visas to SOA Watch Vigil speakers

What is it about guns that drives this unreasoning hatred ?

short term accompaniment needed in Honduras

Google Maps Error Causes Nicaraguan Invasion

Scalabrine's a funny dude.

Don't look at this uniform! >>

The biggest comeback in KU's history!

Breeder's Cup Classic-ESPN-Now=======Go Zenyatta

The JR Chess Report (November 6): Magnus Drops Out of Championship Cycle

Michigan 67, Illinois 65, in triple overtime.

Not Your Father's Cuba - Rubio, La Loba and the new Cuban-Americans

Ex-Gay Convention Draws Protesters in Penn

Ex-Gay Convention Draws Protesters in Penn

Hawaii positioned to pass same-sex civil unions

Thomas Roberts is subbing for Olbermann

Movie recommendation: La Mission

Zahar: Jews will soon be expelled from Palestine

Israel fires two rockets into Gaza

Orbis has republished Cardenal's Gospel in Solentiname, all four volumes bound as one, paperback

How To Write About Gnu Atheists - A Guide

Moved by religion: Mexican cavefish develop resistance to toxin

Protein-Template Typos Confront Core Idea of Genetics

Space Photos of the week

Happy Carl Sagan Day!

Cosmic Curiosity Reveals Ghostly Glow of Dead Quasar

Evolution by Religious Selection: Mexican Cavefish Develop Resistance to Toxin

Money for Scientific Research May Be Scarce With a Republican-Led House

Food Bacteria Can Hijack Sexual Behavior of Flies

Here's another panorama

bird identification

Today in Labor History Nov 6 A coal mine explosion kills 79 & Susan B. Anthony was fined $100 voting

Today in Labor History Nov 5, 7 Wobblies killed, 50 wounded and an indeterminate number missing & mo

Maybe it was a bug, but I liked that bug.

It's not 2001 anymore, so why is there still a 'house' avatar for Dick effin' Gephardt?

Logged out

It seems like I'm hitting many more posting bugs lately