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Archives: December 19, 2010

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New York priest defrocked for child sex abuse


There is only one thing as bad as an article with no link, and

New Dawn... Land of the GOP angry about DTDA repeal passed

Reincarnation FAIL

When Rethugs and Teabaggers say that Obama has ripped apart

US Afghan troop surge buys time but not victory

Why Night Raids May Doom U.S. Goals in Afghanistan

Politics in Iraq Casts Doubt on a U.S. Presence After 2011

We don't need term limits but we don't need career politicians either.

Phil Cavarretta, 1945 NL MVP with Cubs, dies at 94

Abu Ghraib officer vows to clear her name

Foreign troop death toll hits 700 in Afghanistan

Moscow riots expose racism at the heart of Russian football

It's like the setup to some strange joke!

T.J. Gilmartin tells John 'McWeasel' McCain to 'Man up' about Zadroga Act

Next Time Some Wingnut Gloats Over The Nov. 2010 Election Results...

VIDEO - NBC reports on DADT (heartwarming story) 2:02 with commercial

Who's Going To Be Paying More To 'Defend' The World?

(Hawaiian) Isles gain with Navy ship work

I Don't Get The Dire Fears Of The Dead Enders Opposing The Repeal Of DADT

IF Republicans really like DADT and the Constitution on Jan. 3, 2012 they should

Two Interesting Things I Just Have To Share On Ted Bundy And Jerry Falwell:

"It's been x days since DADT was repealed and as of yet...


Palin Fail (sorry for the obvious yet oblivious redundancy)

Sunday TV news shows

Contractors behaving badly mean headaches for US

Some toons and such:

Why do the republiCONS hate 911 responders?

Swiss police: 'jet plane' crashes in southeast

December Photo Contest for all you Sunday morning people...

RimJob on DADT "the international homosexual conspiracy"

Ringo Starr's Woody Creek home for sale for $4.5 million

($100 Million Dollar) Aircraft Crash Continues To Raise Issues About This POS

Poll: Majority Favor Earlier Bedtime for McCain

Is America’s Aging Infrastructure a Recipe for Disaster?

One school district's art cut another's gain!

WikiLeaks cables describe Belarus leader as 'bizarre' and 'disturbed'

A Handy Republican Detector

Ooh! The "Judge Public Defender package"

Enjoying the RW teeth gnashing over the past week's events

Which can be survived? Nuclear attack or GOP majority invasion?

By erecting an $11 million tree,the UAE seems to have forgotten the true meaning of Christmas.

A New Discussion on Afghanistan, Time To Go

Dear Congress: (On The Occasion Of Repealing DADT)

shame on you mr mccain. you are a pathetic human being.

Ten killed by blast on Mexican oil pipeline

Do you remember the online polls after the Kerry/Bush debates in 2004?

Bangladesh investors riot over stock market fall

Joe the Plumber filed a lawsuit against the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services

Rescuers fined after freeing deer from Patapsco ice

The Death of DADT

When the civil rights act was passed

Watch this and tell me Anthony Weiner shouldn't be Dean's VP pick

We used to either go on strike, or threaten it, so you didn't have to

Standardized Testing: The New Wild West

The latest ark news from Kentucky

SNL Does Wikileaks

It's interesting that DU posts have taken a decidedly fundamentalist turn

Israeli air force sonic booms ignite crocodiles' sex drives

Abu Dhabi Hotel "regrets overloading" Christmas tree with $11 million in gold, rubies, & diamonds

Why DOES Ben Nelson always look so bitter and sullen?

The Future America, Today.

Ken Robinson: Changing education paradigms -- ted talks.

Top 10 TV Commercials of 2010

Dumb Letters to the Plain Dealer, Part 463: A man drinks rotgut whiskey & picks up his crayon . .

Dumb Letters to the Plain Dealer, Part 463: A man drinks rotgut whiskey & picks up his crayon . .

Wisconsin’s Governor-Elect Launches Sharp Attack on Public Workers

"Illegals" taking the jobs that Americans won't

Boeing 787 Dreamliner's woes pile up

Sunday Morning Coffee with Chomsky

Ollie Spews Again

Stay Out of Trouble by Not Speaking to Western Spies

Rerun of Judith REGAN on "Millionaire Matchmaker" is on Bravo, 2 pm ET. Wants Bruce VILANCH!1

Fox's Uma Pemmaraju asks crazy racist fuck Steve King (R-IA) if he's "running in 2012"

I'm being a turd in a punchbowl but (DADT)

Man goes for a smoke on window ledge, gets arrested (cops decided he was suicidal)

Chris Hedges is the only guest for Bob McChesney - today 2pm ET - taking calls and streaming

Jim Pinkerton, Fox News: Teabaggers Had a Bigger Effect on the World Than Facebook

Big boom in big ship repair in San Diego

Pat Buchanan is the disabled black lesbian of MSNBC.

45 years ago it was "Hey, hey LBJ, how many kids have you killed today"

Will those discharged during the "DADT" era now be reinstated?

Congratulations to the LGBT community on another victory in their liberation struggle

General Motors launch new electric hybrid car in US

General Motors launch new electric hybrid car in US

God I hate Mitch McConnell!!

Freshman GOPer already under investigation

If Huffington Poo wanted to do a real service they'd post politician's office phone numbers

Gloat, gloat, gloat: End of DADT: The Final Blow Against Cultural Conservatism

BOOKMARK for you: "Chickenhawk Database." See which DADT-hating Republicans actually served.

I might have to turn into Limbaugh Monday to here him whine about DADT....

Dammit, I really don't care who did what to get DADT repealed.

Julian Assange like a hi-tech terrorist, says Joe Biden

START treaty vote put off till tomorrow...

Kent State Shootings: Does former informer hold the key to the May 4 mystery?

US southwest could see 60-year drought: study

Too much seasonal spirit: Abu Dhabi hotel 'regrets' $11,000,000 Christmas tree

Bad Sports: How Owners Are Ruining the Games We Love

Red-light runners sue Cary (NC)

So It Begins/7 Senate Democrats and 20 House Republicans could face tough reelection battles 2012

Next time any Presidential candidate promises in a campaign to enact a certain piece of legislation

Most beatable GOP Presidential candidate you HOPE will be on the 2012 ballot

Friend abducted by Religious Cult

Gryphen at The Immoral Minority gets booted from a Palin book signing AGAIN.

graham Announces Opposition to START Treaty-Senate Republican Leader to Oppose Missile Treaty

Jon Kyl (R-AZ): DADT repeal "could disrupt the unit cohesion, cost lives. That means a lot to me."

Senate Will Vote on 9/11 Bill in Lame Duck, Schumer, Gillibrand Say

McConnell vows to grill vulnerable 2012 Dems on healthcare reform repeal

First there was Raptor Jesus, now there is Raptor Santa (For those with shopping left to do)

Bangladesh investors riot over stock market fall

Stars and Stripes newspaper threatened with government censorship due to WikiLeaks articles

Why does the Religious Right claim the military for itself?

Karen Sortito, Who Told 007 to Start Drinking Smirnoff, Dies at 49

A lesson learned about calling people haters

Obama Reverses Bush Refusal to Support UN Natives Rights Declaration

Biden says he and Obama will fight wealthy tax cuts in 2012

It seems that has eliminated the part of the meet the press video that shows Joe

Shout out to Senator John Kerry today fighting for the START treaty

Reuters: Israel deprives Palestinians in West Bank: report

LAT: Obama ends first half of term with big victories

the local community radio act passed !!!!

Joe Biden agrees with Sen. Mitch McConnell that Assange is closer to "being a high-tech terrorist"

Okay Discover Card.. what is the catch?

Ta-Ta, DU. I'm Off To Democrats For Progress

Have any been experiencing DU being slower than usual today? nt

The daily patdown

Wells Fargo To Forgive Loans In Student Death, Disability .

The middle class have to work harder for their money, than the rich do.

A bit of history.......

Did the tax compromise kill the GOP solidarity in the Senate?

Anti-Islam Right Takes On Batman, DC Comics

Hero cops save man from committing suicide

What other bills will the lame duck congress try to get a vote on? n/t

Head, Heart, Guts and Gonads: Getting Down and Dirty in the Rhetoric War - HuffPo

The Week's Best Late-Night Jokes

Labor unions plan to link with protesting students and rock the house in the UK

Stress of separation takes its toll on military families

OK so when the next rethug says Obama or Dems have trashed the Constitution ask them

F*** governor Chris Christie..............

Hold it wait! Mitch McConnelll's saggy ass hath spoken (this is more important than like ANYTHING)

Lunar Eclipse, Winter Solstice Coincide This Tuesday

On societal collapse (and yes the coming end of our current high civilization)

What is Christie Giving Up?

60 Minutes whitewash

Don't believe the hype...

Sign of the times - Phifer homes (tacky lights site) in Richmond, Virginia in danger of

ever wonder why a doctor prescribes a certain drug?

Baby boomers are kind of touchy

In hindsight do you think the Pentagon study on DADT was a good thing?

The Politics of "Win Some, Lose Some" DADT traded for Billionaire Tax Breaks

The 10 Worst States for Retirees

Want to see something COOL (and control it) as well as supporting a worthwhile charity?

Black-Out in DC: Pay No Attention to Those Veterans Chained to the White House Fence

By golly, I believe the Republicans have figured out how

Wireless carriers openly considering charging per service

John McCain, the George Wallace of our time

Study Confirms that Watching Fox News Makes You Stupid!

Do you remember why we are fighting in Afghanistan?

Uribe Ordered Illegal Wiretaps, Former Colombian Spy Says

King Abdullah Looking To Buy St Vincent's, And Move Park51 There?

NH parents object to book that refers to Jesus as a "wine-guzzling vagrant and precocious socialist"

NH parents object to book that refers to Jesus as a "wine-guzzling vagrant and precocious socialist"

Rain precautions

I'm Sorry But... (Tax Cut For The Rich)

"All revolutions are failures,

This is what McCain fears.

Booze, drugs and hookers: Hundreds of offenses by Afghan contractors uncovered

Palin: Weepy, emotional side Boehner "gets a "pass" because he's a man"

Who Killed DREAM? The Tea Party Did

Merry Christmas to my Christian friends! Here: Angel's Carol by Cambridge Singers

Would you vote Republican?

Until DOMA is repealed or amended there will be no benefits for GLBT military spouses.

Benefits: Jobless relieved life raft still afloat

Benefits: Jobless relieved life raft still afloat

Joe Biden: We'll Be Out Of Afghanistan By 2014, 'Come Hell Or High Water'

Two videos from Minsk, Belarus

You know it is amazing how the govt worries so much about the poor and middle

Those who have/come close to wanting a primary for Obama, has DADT affected your position? POLL

o.k.,CONGRATS to us DADT-ers. But. NOW. can we uinite for DREAM?!1

Do they usually produce all movies on DVD eventually?

Amendment Would Enable States to Repeal Federal Law (NYT)

Would you support repeal of the unemployment benefits program?

I would like to post this on a Repug board but I wont join to do it.

Let girls serve in the military, and stop allowing women to serve in the military

Kirsten Gillibrand: Momentum Building Toward A Christmas Miracle For Our 9/11 Heroes

"Identity skimming rises as police budgets shrink"

"Identity skimming rises as police budgets shrink"

The current situation in Korea really highlights why our troops don't belong at the DMZ.

One thing I have learned about American Politics after being engaged for almost


Government run liquor stores in PA may soon be a thing of the past

I get nervous when the media start talking about "Obama victories"?

Biden: Totally Out of Afghanistan by 2014

Einstein was right, you can be in two places at once

Why do Americans have to kill before getting all their rights?

How much progress have we made since Bush left?

The Korean issue keeps getting hotter

You know, we gays know what people that hate us say about us.

On the war on drugs and reality TV

Radiation/nuclear plant accidents list - for your edification....

Republicans Blame Their Opposition To START On Gays and DADT Repeal

Frank Rich: The Bipartisanship Racket

Evidence suggests e-cigs safer than cigarettes, researcher claims

response to Chase fee letter

Wikileaks goes too far, releases top secret list of names

What Do You Think Free Republic's Jim Bob's I Q Is?

In memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

60 Minutes gives Christie a platform

Another $160 Billion Dollars Down The Shithole

Look who's obsessed. Google this.

A holiday shout out to Babylonsister

Sunday Night Link to the December Photo Contest Finals

Some rare good news from Congress

So, here I am in Amsterdam and soon to be Germany...

New video of starving polar bear cubs shows cost of global warming

Where Does Bill Gates Get Off Saying Bigger Class Size and Fewer Teachers Is The Education Solution?

Vicious Infighting at NBC News during the Keith Olbermann suspension.

Media Matters - "FOXLEAKS: Fox boss ordered staff to cast doubt on climate science"

Media Matters - "FOXLEAKS: Fox boss ordered staff to cast doubt on climate science"

LA Times Editorial- "A memo to reporters on climate science suggests an unacceptable level of bias."

Should We Have A "GOP Watch" Forum That Focuses On Holding Republicans Accountable?

Yearly Price Tab for Afghan Forces: $6 Billion, Indefinitely

Wow- The Repeal Of DADT Has Driven The Violent Freepers Out Of The Closet

Dear Fellow Californians, According To The CBS Evening News, The WORST Of The Storms Is Coming On...

‘Unprecedented’ Drone Assault: 58 Strikes in 102 Days

If she's lying, it's not rape. If she's telling the truth, it's goddamn rape.


Democrats take control of the 2nd Circuit, Lohier confirmed

Did I really just hear Mitch McConnell on CNN with Candy Crowley

F.A.I.R. nails media's spin on Wikileaks.

Joe no lips Scarborough is angry..

Help buy propane for Lakota families in South Dakota

Help buy propane for Lakota families in South Dakota

Who thinks Mickey Mouse Voice Cantor is going to take on the orange Boner for Speaker?

I was wrong

... pattern so unusual that it has forecasters scratching their heads.

It's been wonderful to have 99.99999% of DU on the same side for the past 24-48 hrs or so with DADT

Drills imminent, according to CNN

Test Scores Dropped from Definition of Effective Principals...

60 Minutes - State Budgets: Day of Reckoning

CA "parent trigger" law. 51% of parents in a school can change it to a charter.

Ukrainian ecologists ask president to grant citizenship to dolphins

Amendment Would Enable States to Repeal Federal Law (health care reform)

DADT - the next step

Man in need finds wallet and moral compass

Jim Sciutto, ABC News: Tabloid Schmuck!

Proposed 28th Amendment to the United States Constitution:

Good we figured out the DADT thing in the military. When are we gonna deal with the straight issue?

Fair Game - The Movie. Worth it or not?

Did anyone watch the Chris Mathews Show this am?

Judith Miller on "Fair Game"

What is your scenario for the economy in the next year or two?

The reason the death of DADT shakes straight, rightwing men to their very core

What grade would you give Obama for his first two years?

In Honor Of DADT Passage - This Daily Show Classic

Just got this from a right-wing family member:

I'm loving the Rain in Southern California, i hope we get more of it every year

Lawyers cry foul over leak of Julian Assange sex-case papers

Anti-immigrant book a hit in Germany

SEC Goes Deeper in Foreclosure Fraud Examination - FDL

Al Gore on NAFTA, circa 1993: "This deal is good for America"

Nevada, Arizona Sue Bank Of America Over Mortgage Fraud - FDL

Kuttner: Blinking first on Social Security, Republicans win 3 ways.

Trump says he might have no choice but to run for President because the US is in dire straits

"The tax bill is not the savior of the Obama presidency. It could be the beginning of its end"

JimRob & FR throw the biggest Freeper tantrum EVER over DADT.

For those few who think DU has become Anti-Obama:

The Witch Hunt Against Assange Is Turning into an Extremely Dangerous Assault on Journalism Itself

Is it just me, or has this been a very productive lame duck session?

Contractors behaving badly mean headaches for US

We all should know what to do in case of a nuclear strike

Yet another benefit of shopping local.

Bradley Manning is on suicide watch. Yes, this is torture.

"Teachers count a lot. But reality counts too.Who's Bashing Teachers...

I can't believe this -- Medicaid is eliminating funding for organ transplants. "Go home and die."

Obama signed the tax bill already. What is the point in arguing it will kill social security?

Yea Lieberman: The man who single handedly killed the Medicare Buy-In

Obama reaches out to liberal groups to shore up Democratic base after tax deal

What standardized tests cannot measure and do not encourage

The 16 Words, WikiLeaks, And Rank Hypocrisy

my editorial on homeless families printed today

White House Bans Offshore Oil Drilling for Seven Years

I wonder if Dan Choi will be invited to the DADT repeal signing

If I changed my registration to a Democratic Socialist?

Elderly Man Evicted From His Land For Living Off The Grid

Thoughts on the Massive Tax Giveaway to the Wealthy

An inconvenient fact for the South Bashers here...

You get info by waterboarding dark-skinned men, not by waterbedding with Swedish women

Saturday afternoon Congress also passed the Local Community Radio Act.

I have a problem with people referring to our President as Obama

So my Ron-Paulitarian leaning dad got on disability...

Oh..the horrors...

Probable carcinogen hexavalent chromium found in drinking water of 31 U.S. cities

Failing to Prosecute Wall Street Fraud Is Extending Our Economic Problems

check this out, seagull takes a bite out of this 80's looking dude's donut

There is only one thing as bad as an article with no link, and

I just finished reading "Homer And Langley" by E.L. Doctorow.

Time to breathe a little and enjoy the holidays with some sports.

Take A Minute - K'Naan

Dennis Hopper talks about Bernie Sanders

You REALLY don't want to have a red uniform shirt in a Star Trek episode.

Celebrity baby names list.

Hey! I actually learned two whole songs on the guitar!!

Help me catch a thief/s.

Erm.. are oil furnaces supposed to sound like two ships' hulls scraping

Christmas & winter emoticons

Delete Duplicate.

Breast Feeding Baby Doll from Spain is slightly bizarre

Rounders 2 is officially in production

With the repeal of DADT

Today's twisted holiday toons

I don't have a tree this year but............

Spell Catch Clearly Didn't Catch This

Sad week in the music world

My fortune cookie.

MMMMMM Coffee. I haven't had a cup in about three weeks. And I like the stuff I make at home even

What's your favorite Christmas song?

At what point does it get to be "irreconcilable differences"?

Christmas 2.0

For those who were/are enthusiastic about the proposed online video streaming group.

Looks like "semen" is the new "narwhal," which was the new "chicken," which was the...

I just discovered that my dog loves marshmallows

Does anyone here know about caller id and "asterisk"?

I'm watching Maltese Falcon and I want a cigarette so bad now! But I have none.

Ever played Monopoly on a bicycle?

Top queries driving traffic from search engines to DU:

You must use a search engine to search for these words: Boojatta, bananas

Do they usually produce all movies on DVD eventually?

Bulldog rescues his toys from scary choo choo train (video)

There are only two types of food in this world...

Just fininished Christmas Vacation again

*Behold* I have plumbed!!

I'm a mushroom and I look like a... x4 ... ... (thanks HopeHoops)...

Crap. It was indeed the blower fan on the furnace. It died, smelled awful doing it, and now we have

I'm in some serious trouble here.

Fuck. Packers won't be going to the playoffs.

Bacon microwave popcorn! Has anyone tried it?

I swear I was gonna be happy with the Eagles breaking even this season

Bought my first pair of pants that was 36"....

Woo hoo! Got a new guitar :)

Are there any U.S. aviation history buffs here? Need help identifying

Bright object in south on December evenings? It’s the planet Jupiter

Great internet radio site I found, and no commercials!

I may never take the Amtrak again!

Cool holiday video you guys may enjoy :)

Ever steal anything as a kid? My twin brother, a friend of his and I

The "Animals of YouTube" are at it again - 2010 Jingle Bells!


PHOTO: "Oh, Bobby, I'm sorry you got a head like a mushroom...I really am..."

I've seen icy road vids before, but this one takes the cake!

Reincarnation FAIL

Your Sunday LOLcats (dial-up warning) Holiday Awws 2010 Edition.

WikiLeaks cables: Michael Moore film Sicko was 'not banned' in Cuba

Fighting in Sudan's Darfur forces 12,000 to flee

So I'm getting my hair cut this afternoon, and a Christmas carol comes on:

Suicide bombers kill Afghan soldiers

China PM Wen Jiabao hails Pakistani anti-terror efforts

Big donors fuel campaign fundraising surge

9/11 Health Bill Wins Support From G.O.P. (to pass before end of 111th Congress)

Manna Café Ministries helps 305 families, sadly 100-200 more had to be turned away

Stockholm bomber's mosque website carries links to extremist preacher

Iran lawmakers decide to cut relations with UK

Justices Offer Receptive Ear to Business Interests

Contractors behaving badly mean headaches for US

U.S. Tourist Killed, Friend Stabbed Near Jerusalem

Ten killed by blast on Mexican oil pipeline

So It Begins/7 Senate Democrats and 20 House Republicans could face tough reelection battles 2012

Somaliland to charge 8 over weapons-laden plane

Marie Le Pen under fire for comparing Muslims praying in the streets to the Nazi occupation

Moscow police crackdown on ethnic clashes

American tourist killed in Israel

Biden: Totally Out of Afghanistan by 2014

Wikileaks’ Assange fights back to US banks

Census Bureau Data: Richest Counties Get Richer, Poorest Get Poorer

Uribe Ordered Illegal Wiretaps, Former Colombian Spy Says

British government considers blocking internet porn from homes

Thousands of Thai Red Shirts gather in Bangkok

Thousands try to storm govt building in Belarus

Thousands try to storm govt building in Belarus

South Korea to begin exercises near border with North

'Hundreds abducted' in Ivory Coast election unrest - UN

Somalia rebel groups 'plan merger' (to try to topple United Nations-backed government)

Iowa poised to lose congressional clout

Heavy security on Iran streets after subsidy cuts

North Korea raises military alert

Kroger recalls dog, cat food varieties that may contain toxic chemical

BREAKING: Yet another fatal attack on assassinated Juarez activist Marisela Escobedo's family

Riot Police Attack Belarus Opposition

Young wife, mother of 2 killed by a simple pothole

Western states facing 'all-day onslaught' from massive winter storm

Broadband firms urged to block sex websites to protect children

Democrats Scramble for Votes to Ratify Arms Pact

The Little Bill That Could

Senators See Chance For Passing 9 / 11 Health Bill.

S.Korea Island Residents Told To Move To Bunkers

Food Safety Bill Lives

Qur'an etched in Saddam Hussein's blood poses dilemma for Iraq leaders

New census count may complicate Obama 2012 bid

Mitch McConnell Announces He Will Oppose New START Treaty

US water has large amounts of likely carcinogen: study

Julian Assange like a high-tech terrorist, says Joe Biden

Britain: Unions warn of massive wave of strikes (& vow to work with students to fight Tory cuts)

Chavez defends plan for Internet regulations

Art Tripp...A.K.A. "Ed Marimba" from Captain Beefheart's band...blogs a memorial to Don.

How sweet it is.

Don't let the republiCONS fool you..

The return of the 2008 election day mixed feelings.

Wow someone comment about DTDA (MSNBC)

ACLU: Senate Votes To End Discriminatory "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Policy

The Democratic Party owes Sarah Palin

DADT was rightfully repealed and I'm glad, but......

Kyl Is “Skeptical” Of The 9/11 First Responders Bill

Wasn't Obama supposed to be against repealing DADT?

Wasn't Obama supposed to be against repealing DADT?

Predict the WH-disseminated talking points here when Obama begins official attack on Social Security

With the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell", should military recruiters be invited back to campus?

Is START going to be delayed until next year or will something get done next

Keeping the Good (Economic) News in Perspective

If Obama runs against tax cuts for the rich in 2012, who here will vote for him.

GOP would support START if

Obamacare: Helpful law already paying big dividends

DOMA isn't next, ENDA is

Such a beautiful thing that happened with DADT, now on to repealing DOMA and full marriage equality

Ten Economic Questions for 2011

How Will Americans Spend the Obama Tax Cuts?

DOMA Is Next

DOMA Is Next

Obama thanks supporters for repeal of military gay ban

"The U.S.S. Prius" sorry it's by thomas friedman but it's interesting

Krugman on Ron Paul's view of money

Are fringe liberals on the path to losing credibility forever?

Ever notice that everything President Obama does

Dems: Obama-GOP tax cut package will kill Social Security

Obama's promises kept

This is Some Serious Chess Obama is Playing Here

I'm grateful for President Obama

I'm grateful for President Obama

Thanks to Obama for DADT repeal! And I hope all the homophobes in the military quit!

White House Issues Long-Delayed Science Guidelines

POS McConnell on START: "I've decided I cannot support the treaty"

To you lurking Freepers re: DADT

Michelle Obama wears vintage dress at Christmas event

DADT- News Analysis: "It took the outsiders & the insiders; it took the activists & the strategists"

In Sunday-evening surprise, Senate unanimously passes food safety bill

Emmanuel Jal - We Want Peace Official Music Video feat Alicia Keys, George Clooney, Peter Gabriel

U.S. Soldiers are Waking up

In The Navy-The Village People

Anti-coalition song gunning for Christmas No.1

Here is the problem with Democrats...

Athens Anarchy: Fresh fierce clashes in Greece over govt cuts

Conversation with PayPal Support regarding my Wikileaks donation.mp4

Erik Prince Sells Blackwater/Xe

Is your local Police Department a For Profit Corporation?

Remember the Public Option?

Willie Nelson Kicks Off National Tea-POT party


Fireside: You're Paying to Defend Torture!

Young Turks: Republicans Crying - Real Or Fake?

Super Marine

Wikileaks Congressional Hearings Highlights - The Battle for Info Control

Anthony Weiner Takes On Sean Hannity Over Taxes LMAO Get Em Anthony!

Protesters demonstrate against censorship and to support WikiLeaks

Al Jazeera English Visits Bradley Manning's Hometown

Capital is Powerful, Not Rational

Santa Supports WIKILEAKS!!!

A Living Portrait of Governor Jennifer M. Granholm

John Atlas - Author of "Seeds of Change - The Story of ACORN" Part 2 -

Holiday Caroling at the US Park Police Anacostia Station D.C.

NAB and Congress: Stop Making LPFM Community Radio Jump Through Hoops!

Watch the Pentegon Spokesman Lie to your Face?

John Atlas - Author of "Seeds of Change - The Story of ACORN" Part 1 -

Who Are The Young Turks? (Webby Award Entry - Best News & Politics Series)

Biden: Assange 'Closer to being a high tech terrorist than, than the Pentagon Papers'

US Supreme Justice Breyer: FoxNews Tries But Can't Shake Him

Local Community Radio Act Approved by House

Wikileaks' Cablegate: the truth is out there

Young Turks: Bill O'Reilly - Jesus Vs The Poor

Repent Amarillo stages mock execution of Santa Claus

Obama Point Counterpoint

Obama will likely unveil Social Security cuts in the State of the Union Address according to sources

I'm Grateful for President Obama

John Pilger: The War You Don't See - Excellent MUST SEE Documentary For Sunday! (Graphic Content)

Sunday Funnies: Best Political Cartoons of the Week

WikiLeaks Has the Goods on Bank of America, So Bank of America Helps to Try and Shut It Down

Contractors Behaving Badly Mean Headaches for US

Mobile Carriers Dream of Charging per Page

The Scoop on Net Neutrality- Vote THIS TUESDAY

Justice Scalia and the Tea Party

The Globalization of Militarism

DADT Repeal Allows Gays Out of Closet, But McCain Stays In Cave Like Japanese WWII Holdouts

Gone With The Myths

The Week's Best Late-Night Jokes

China’s Push Into Wind Worries U.S. Industry

WikiLeaks cable reveals US role in 2006 Thai coup

Joe Biden v. Joe Biden on WikiLeaks

LA Times: Bodyguard Business is Booming

Peter King (R-NY): "I will break down the wall of political correctness on Islamic radicalization"

American Exceptionalism, Putting a Price on Everything

Rove Suspected In Swedish-U.S. Political Prosecution of WikiLeaks

Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone: Asked and Told

Wikileaks: Americans frustrated with NZ foreign policy

Corporate America's New Plan to Loot Our Pensions and Shred Our Social Safety Net

Summary of the Disarm Now Plowshares Trial

Nobel Laureates Call for the Abolition of Nuclear Weapons (September 25, 2009)

Lobbyists to Pelosi: world to end on Jan. 2

Jay Rockefeller (D-WV), GOP argue over who gets credit for frying the planet

US water has large amounts of likely carcinogen: study

FOX NewsMoron Eric Bolling gets frothy at the thought of EV subsidies

Sinkholes: will a sinkhole swallow YOUR neighborhood?

Coldest December since records began in UK

DOE latest predictions for 2035

Scenario One

Editorial: How to get illegal guns off the streets ...

'Uncle Mike, did I shoot that guy?'

Merry Mozambique Ever-body !

Raul Castro Touts Economic Changes

More Secret Cables: US Int Section head goes to a rumba, etc.

Secret cables include: Alan Gross could be "gigantic wrench" in U.S.-Cuba relationship

Authorities confirm discovery of Meta mass grave

Latinobarometro 2010: Latin American Public Opinion

Republicans threaten Colombia trade preference deal

Panama reviewing more asylum requests from Colombian ex-officials

Uribe Ordered Illegal Wiretaps, Former Colombian Spy Says

Colombia army gives Farc rebels early Christmas gift

Chavez defends plan for Internet regulations

Report from Venezuela on press freedom...

Venezuela again says it will reject Obama's ambassador

Gloat-Free NBA Scores (Saturday, December 18)

Urgent!!! Yikes!!

Greinke to Milwaukee? If so, how good/bad would the Brewers be?

Tebow didn't suck. Surprised no one's mentioned that (LOL not really).

4 Iggles TD's in 7 and 1/2 minutes...Giants choke easily the biggest of the year!

NY Smallmen EPIC FAIL, 'Aints lose, Dolts stay alive

Can we all agree now that Coach K would have been fired 25 years ago if Jordan hadn't choked

Aaaaarrrggghhh---The Pats are losing to GB 24-21

Sick and freakin' tired of NFLers showboating. Give me Barry any day.

A Question About Today's Eagles Giants Game

(13 straight) Pierce's triple-double leads Celtics over Pacers...

The JR Chess Report (December 19): World women's Championship Finals and Russian Superfinal

49ers playoff hopes still alive...

how bout them chiefs!

How bout dem Lions

Congratulations to the GLBT community on your latest victory the liberation struggle

Car Ad Too Risqué in Italy

Gaga in Tears Over Repeal

For gay rights, is repeal of 'don't ask' military ban the end or the beginning?

Watershed Year for Gay Rights

Gay pride banners cause flap in San Francisco

Jim Robinson of Free Republic - Support gays? Get the hell OFF this conservative site!

A Single Man: How does a first time director make a film this good?

YouTube Exercises Censorship, Closes down PMW Account for Posting Hate Speech of PA/Hamas

ISRAEL: Police investigating death of U.S. tourist in mysterious attack

Palestinian Media Watch videos banned from YouTube

Bat Yam rally: 'Arabs dating our sisters'

Hamas rejects children's trip to Holocaust Museum

Ban on Christian Symbols at Okla. Bank Reversed

blaming atheism for the crimes of Nazi Germany

From the point of view of the pig, isn't being ritually unclean a pretty good deal?

A Holiday Message from Ricky Gervais: Why I’m An Atheist


Who’s the Tonya Harding of Dinosaurs?

2010's World Gone Wild: Quakes, Floods, Blizzards

Where Unconscious Memories Form

The Cognitive Bias VideoSong

Fighter pilots' brains are not like yours or mine

What Superman would see if he looked at a bolt of lightning.

Quantum Loops -- What Happened Before the Big Bang

One device that is a couch, a bed, a big screen tv, a beach chair, a piece of sculpture, a computer

Quick check in and a teaser

Meet Samantha

Road trip! Scenic Seward Highway and Portage Glacier

A wedding present for Marie Antoinette

Farm Road

The last of the ice images. The sun returned and chased

The Bridge to Marysville